by the people. Omitting the less important figures of the procession, the king's carriage was in the center, on each side of it the assembly, in two ranks afoot, at their head the. In England it was a great point gained at the Revolution, that the commissions of the judges, which had hitherto been during pleasure, should thenceforth be made during good behavior. They then appointed a Committee for the reduction of a projet of a Constitution, at the head of which was the Archbishop of Bordeaux. The Duke of Brunswick having advanced to the confines of Holland, sent some of his officers to Givet to reconnoitre the state of things there, and report them to him. Of him see more in some notes inclosed in my letter of August. We have warned them from time to time of attempts by their legislature to extend a an unwarrantable jurisdiction over these our states.
He therefore thought it the best mode which we could adopt, with one exception only. The second was drawn by Jay, but being presented by Govr Livingston, had led Colo Harrison into the error. Rhode isld, from it's relation, similarity intercourse will generally pursue the same objects with Massachusetts; Jersey, Delaware Maryland, with Pennsylvania. Susanna is included as Daniel. Question who were competent to the ratification? A council was held in the afternoon at Marly, wherein it was proposed that the King wrote an essay in japanese should interpose by a declaration of his sentiments, in a seance royale. I have been told it is not. For Philadelphia, where I arrived on the 27th.