P. R. C.
An Act for the Burgesses Expences.
Bee it enacted by the Lord Proprietary By and with the con-
sent of the Upper and Lower House of this Generall Assembly
that every County shall satisfy unto their respective Burgesses
all their necessary expences this Assembly for meat drink and
lodging for themselves and charges of boat and hands att this
next ensuing cropp as also one thousand pownds of tobacco to
Hannah Lee for house roome and that John Shancks bee payd
three hundred pownds of tobacco And that Mr. William Bretton
have two thowsand pownds of tobacco and Mr John Gittings
one thowsand pownds of tobacco and five hundred pownds of
tobacco for Mr John Metcalfe Doore Keeper
The Lower House have
assented. Wm. Bretton