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nd the indefatigable Shirley not quite successful with the more reasonable Pelham, chap. III.} 1749. became the eulogist and principal adviser of Cumberland, of Bedford, and of Halifax. Should Massachusetts reduce his emoluments, he openly threatened to appeal to an episcopal interest, and make himself independent of the Assembl New York, 12 February, 1750. was commanded to propose such measures as would restore and establish the prerogative in its utmost extent throughout the colonies. Bedford, Earl of Lincoln to Clinton, 12 February, 1750. the Lords of Trade, the Privy Council,—all, had American affairs much at heart: and resolved to give ease to conter, who, from 1710 to 1714, had struggled in that province for chap. III.} 1750. the prerogative. Under the sanction of that precedent, Clinton Clinton to Bedford, 19 March, 1750. urged, in March, that it was absolutely necessary to check the insolence of faction by a powerful interposition; and he advised imposts on wine a