Ratification of the Constitution by the states: Delaware. Microform supplement
The Delaware General Assembly, 24 October-10 November 1787, pp. 111-150
115 Council Proceedings, A.M., 25 October On motion, Ordered, That Mr. Read, Mr. Cook, and Mr. Laws, be a Committee, to wait on his Excellency the President, and inform him that the Council has met, and were ready to receive any business, he might have to lay before them. The Committee above mentioned, being returned, reported, that they had waited on his Excellency agreably to order, and were informed by him, that he had sent a message with sundry papers, to the House of Assembly, which in due time would come before the Council. House Proceedings, P.M., 25 October The House met according to adjournment. The Committee to whom was referred the President's Message, and part of its inclosures, made their report, which was read. Ordered to lie on the Table. On motion, Ordered, That Mr. Evans wait on the Council, and deliver the said Message, and the Papers communicated therewith, for their information.
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