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will leave the number the same as it would have been if he had not sent out of the state one of bad character, allow him by special act to bring back the one which he acquired fairly before the passage of the act and without of course any idea of infringing its provisions. and your petitioner Ganneways Petition to The Va Assembly Decr 6th 1817 refd to Cts of J Reasonable 15th Decr 1817 To bring a slave into the Commth Bill drawn