the Colonies continued.
December, 1768—February, 1769.
the opinion of Parliament was hardly pro-
Chap. XXXIX.} 1768. Dec. nounced, when Du Chatelet again pressed America on the attention of Choiseul.
Without exaggerating the projects or the unily developed.
This new order of things, this event which will necessarily have the greatest influ-
Chap. XXXIX.} 1768. Dec. ence on the whole political system of Europe, will probably be brought about within a very few years. Du Chatelet to Choisng men. I will, therefore, for the present only propose several Resolutions which may show the sense
Chap. XXXIX.} 1768. Dec. of the Legislature.
If this is not sufficient, the hand of power must be lifted up, and the whole force of this country eod,
Hood to Stephens, 12 Dec. 1768.
In Letters to the Ministry, 113. who had the chief command of
Chap. XXXIX.} 1768. Dec. the ships in the harbor.
But Samuel Adams, whom it was especially desired to take off for treason, unawed by the menaces