Most Hond. Sr. [illegible] May [illegible] 15 1718 As to my duty those [cons?] to [argument?] yor. Honr. Of what our court has dun to the prisonor in our county comitod for murder I suppose yor. Honr. Has not forgot that you gave me a comission for to somn. and have a court of [oyer?] and termener for the try all of him by the tenth day of this instant In obedience there unto I somd. all our court to meet on the 7th day of this instant and there mett but three members I again somd. all to meet on the 9th day and then there mett a [same?] number of them. After sending for two or three times that day and when they came Charles Drury by name bring sick and week.