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County Court: Petition, Loudoun County

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[sup]poses, and is charged by the Court, whose officer he is, to say so, that this evil might be corrected by a more simple, summary, and efficient mode of Dealing with such offences; and particularly if accompanied by an adequate provision and well-Directed means from transporting emancipated slaves to the now flourishing colonies on the Western coast of Africa. The undersigned is charged [illegible] his Court to represent, with great deference to the Legislature, that the evil complained of is of much and growing magnitude and to pray that an adequate and appropriate remedy be devised, and put in force by the Legislative wisdom. Signed in behalf of the County Court of Loudown by Rich'd H. Henderson Atty for the Commonwealth Nov 22d 1836