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title:“Journal Notes of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention Proceedings”
authors:Anonymous
date written:1788-1-23

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"Journal Notes of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention Proceedings." The Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution. Vol. 6. Ed. Gaspare J. Saladino and John P. Kaminski. Madison: Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2000. 1312-13. Print.
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Massachusetts Archives

Journal Notes of the Massachusetts Ratification Convention Proceedings (January 23, 1788)

Met according to adjournment.
A motion was made and seconded that His Honour the Lieut Governour, the members of the Honble. Council, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, and the Secretary of the Commonwealth be admitted to seats on the floor of the House to hear the debates. A motion was then made and seconded that the consideration of the said motion subside, and the question for subsiding being put passed in the affirmative.
The Convention proceeded in the consideration of the Constitution or Frame of government reported by the Convention held at Philadelphia and having debated thereon, postponed the further consideration of the same to the afternoon.
Adjourned to 3. o Clk PM.

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