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Acts and Laws of his Majesty's province (etc.); with sundry Acts of

Parliament. Prefixed (are] commissions of President John
Cuttss and his Excellency John Wentworth; (appended are
temporary laws (1-51 p.). See post.).
6 + 8 + iv + 272 + 51 + xiii p. Folio. Portsmouth, 1771.
Known as “Fowle's 2d edition."

See note to Temporary Laws of same imprint date.
Contains reprints of Acts of following sessions: -
July 8, 1696. 1-2 p.
June 8, 1697. p. 2.
August 7, 1699. 3-8 p.
July 19, 1700. 8-9 p.
June 14, 1701. 10-21 p.
June 21, 1701. 21-27 p.
August 23, 1704. “Adjourned ” Session. p. 28.
December 18, 1705. “Adjourned ” Session. p. 29.
October 16, 1707. “Adjourned " Session. 30-31 p.
November 18, 1707. Adjourned " Session. p. 32.
May
10, 1708.

Adjourned " Session. 32-33 p.
Mav 14, 1711. 33–34 p.
May 14, 1714. 34-57 p.
January

6, 1715. 57-59 p.
January 14, 1715. p. 60.
May 13, 1718. 60-135 p.
May 2, 1719. 136-160 p.
April 18, 1721. 161-164 p.
October 7, 1721. 164-272 p.

The following are contained in this volume: -
Acts of Parliament. 7 and 8 Wm. III (1696–97). Act for preventing

frauds and regulating abuses in the plantation trade. p. 209. 9 and 10 Wm. III (1698–99). Act for the better payment of

inland bills of exchange. p. 218. 6 Ann. (1704). An act for ascertaining the rate of foreign coins

in her Majesty's plantations in America. p. 220. 3 and 4 Ann. (1701-02]. Act for giving like remedy upon

promissory notes as is now used upon bills of exchange, and for

the better payment of inland bills of exchange. p. 222. Sundry paragraphs from Statutes of Geo. I and Geo. Il relating to

the preservation of the woods in America. pp. 225-227. 2 Geo. II (1728-29). An act for the better regulation and gov

ernment of seamen in the merchant service. p. 229.

Acts of Parliament - Continued. - 5 Geo. 11 (1731-32). An act for the more easy recovery of debts

in his Majesty's plantations and colonies in America. p. 233. 13 Geo. II (1739–40). An act for the increase of mariners and

seamen to navigate merchant ships and other trading ships or

vessels. p. 235. 23 Geo. 11 (1749–50). Act to encourage the importation of pig

and bar iron from his Majesty's colonies in America, and to prevent the erection of any mill, or other engine for slitting or rolling of iron, or any plating forge to work with a tilt hammer or any furnace for making steel in any of the said colonies.

p. 236.

p. 242.

24 Geo. II (1750–51). An act for regulating the commencement

of the year, and for correcting the calendar now in use. Act amended 25 Geo. II (1751-52). p. 248. [Became effective Sept. 29, 1751.) An act to regulate and restrain

paper bills of credit in ... colonies or plantations of Rhode Island and Providence plantations, Connecticut, the Massachusetts-Bay, and New Hampshire in America; and to prevent

the same being legal tenders in payments of money. p. 251. 25 Geo. 11 (1751). Act for avoiding and putting an end to certain

doubts (etc.) relating to attestation of wills and codicils, concerning real estates in . . . England, and in . . . America.

P. 255.

III.

(1713). An act for preserving all such ships and goods thereof,

which shall happen to be forced on shore, or stranded upon the coasts of this kingdom, or any other of her Majesty's do

minions. p. 269. Temporary Acts and Laws [From 10th Geo. II to 8th Geo.

Reprinted 1887] of his Majesty's province of New Hampshire in New England. By order of the governor, council and assembly passed Oct. 16, 1759. (These reprints of temporary laws are appended to “Acts and Laws” noted above as “Fowle's 1st edition,” and are paged from 1 to 44 inclusive, the whole volume being paged as follows]:

xiii + 238 + 44 p. 4to. t. p. imprint, Portsmouth, 1761. Facsimile reprint by Statute Law Book Co., of the temporary

laws noted in “ Fowle's 1st edition” (supra).
49 p. Folio.

Washington, 1898. Temporary Acts and Laws - Continued.

[From 10th Geo. II to April 12, 1771. These temporary laws

are appended to "Acts and Laws," noted above as “Fowle's 2d edition,” and are paged from 1 to 51 inclusive, the whole volume being paged as follows]:

t. p. imprint, Portsmouth, 1771. 6 + 8 + iv + 272 + 51 + xiii p. Folio.

The catalogue of the library of Harvard Law School contains a note to this title as follows: "Perpetual Laws, p. 1-272; Temporary Laws, p. 1-52. With additional session laws: Perpetual, to May 1773 (p. 273-286); Temporary, to

Feb. 1774 (p. 53-72).
State
Acts and Laws (1776-80) of State of New Hampshire in America.

By order of General Assembly. Prefixed is (commission of John
Wentworth, governor); resolution of American Congress, and
resolve of provincial Congress [relating to the) government of
New Hampshire. [Declaration of Independence, p. 31.) Covers
Acts and Laws from 1776-80 inclusive.
vi + 4 + 4 + 182 p. 4to. (Small folio.)

Exeter, 1780. Commencement dates of sessions do not appear, date of passage of

Acts only being given; such Acts are comprised in the following sessions, shown in New Hampshire State Library Report,

October 1, 1891, pp. 141-146: January

5, 1776. Regular Session.
March 6, 1776. 16-17 p. 27-28 p.
June 5, 1776. 1-35 p.
September 4, 1776. 36-57 p.

(Name changed from “ Colony” to “State,” Sept. 11, 1776.]
October 16, 1776. Special Summons.
November 27, 1776.
December 18, 1776. Regular Session. 57-73 p.
March 12, 1777. 74-84 p. Also p. 90.
June 4, 1777. 85-89 p.
July

17, 1777. Special Summons.
September 17, 1777.
November 5, 1777. 90-113 p.
December 17, 1777. Regular Session.
February 11, 1778. 114-122 p.
May 20, 1778. 122-124 p.
August 12, 1778. 124-125 p.
October 28, 1778. 125-141 p.
December 16, 1778. Regular Session. 142-147 p.
March 10, 1779. 148-153 p.

June 16, 1779. 153-162 p.
October 20, 1779. 163-168 p.
December 15, 1779. Regular Session.
February 9, 1780.

(For originals see unbound laws, post.] April 19, 1780. Special Summons.

[See Cole's fac-similes, post.] June 17, 1780. 169–182 p.

(See Cole's fac-similes, post.) Order in Council, January 2, 1778 (Authorizing the receiver general to

promise compound interest on notes to “ the possessors that

are willing to wait one other year for payment ”). p. 114. Acts and Laws (1780–89). Fac-simile reprints by T. L. Cole, Wash

ington, D. C., 1910.
(201)-452 (552) p. Folio.

n.t.p. 1780–89. Commencement dates of sessions do not appear, dates of passage of

Acts only being given. Such Acts are comprised in the following sessions shown in New Hampshire State Library Report.

Oct. 1, 1891, pp. 141-146: February 9, 1780. 201-234 p.

(For originals see unbound laws, post.) April 19, 1780. Special Summons. 234-235 p.

[See originals in volume last previously noted.] June 7, 1780.

[See originals in volume last previously noted.]
October 11, 1780. (No laws.)
December 20, 1780. Regular Session. (No laws.)
March 14, 1781. 237–252 p.
June 13, 1781. 253-264 p.
August 22, 1781. Special Summons. 265-268 p.
November 7, 1781. 269–272 p.
December 19, 1781. Regular Session. 273-278 p.
March 13, 1782. 279-287 p.
June 11, 1782. 289–295 p.
September 10, 1782. 297–298 p.
November 12, 1782. (No laws.)
December 18, 1782. Regular Session.
February 12, 1783. 299–304
June 10, 1783. (No laws.)
October 28, 1783. 305-306 p.
December 17, 1783. Regular Session. 306–311 p.

March 30, 1784. 313–322 p.
June 2, 1784. Regular Session. 323–330 p.
October 20, 1784. 331-336 p.
February 9, 1785. 337–344 p.
June

1, 1785. Regular Session. 345–365 p.
October 19, 1785. 366-371 p.
February 1, 1786. 373-391 p.
June 7, 1786. Regular Session. 393-418 p.
September 6, 1786. 419-423 p.
December 13, 1786. 424–“ 350” (440) p.
June 6, 1787. Regular Session." 351 ” (441)-“ 362 ” (452) p.
September 12, 1787. 453–460 p.
December 5, 1787. (No laws.)
January 23, 1788. 461-464 p.
June 4, 1788. Regular Session. 465-471 p.
November 5, 1788. 473-476 p.
December 24, 1788 (through February, 1789). 477–552 p.

Mr. T. L. Cole speaks of 35 sessions bound in 24 volumes.
Acts and Laws (1780–89, Folio, unbound). The following Acts and

Laws are unbound folio Acts of sessions the commencement
dates of which are not therein given. The session dates below
duplicate those in the preceding title, and are taken from
the New Hampshire State Library Report, October 1891,

pp. 141-146:
Session, February 9, 1780.

Acts March 4, 1780, to March 18, 1780 incl. 201-234 p. Session, April 19, 1780. “Special Summons."

Acts April 29, 1780. 234-235 p.

[See also Cole's reprint, ante.] Session, August

22, 1781. “Special Summons.”
Acts September 1, 1781 and August 31, 1781. 265-268 p.

[See also Cole's reprint, ante.) Session, November 7, 1781.

Acts November 28, 1781. 269-272 p.

(See also Cole's reprint, ante.) Session, October 28, 1783.

Acts November 7 and 8, 1783. 305-306 p.

(See also Cole's reprint, ante.] Session, December 17, 1783. Regular Session.

Acts January 2 and 3, 1784. 306-311 p.

[See also Cole's reprint, ante.)

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