duals may have more than necessary for their respective families, and to dispose of the same in small quantities at the same rate.
And that the said Commissioners do also purchase all the salt which maybe imported within six months.
"That Colonel Laurens, Mr Ferguson, the Rev. Mr. Tennent, Mr. Edwards and Mr.Gibbes, be and they are hereby, appointed Commissioners to erect and superintend a Public Salt Works at or near Charlestown; that Mr. Joseph Allston, Captain William Allston, Mr. Benjamin Young, Mr. Peter Simons and Mr. Thomas Butler, be and they are in like manner appointed Commissioners for a public Salt Works on the Northern coast; and that Captain Thomas Tucker, Mr. Daniel Jenkins, Mr. Jos. Fickling, be, and they are hereby appointed Commissioners in like manner for a public Salt Works on the Southern coast of this colony.
That each board of the said Commissioners, respectively, shall have power to draw upon the colony treasury, for any sum not exceeding $35,000 (seven t