The HOUSE of ASSEMBLY
Of the Province of PENNSYLVANIA,
May 24th, 1764.
By JOHN DICKINSON, Esq;
One of the MEMBERS for the County of Philadelphia.
On Occasion of a PETITION, drawn up by Order, and then
under Consideration, of the House; praying his Majesty for
a Change of the Government of this Province.
Certe ego ligertatem, que mihi a Parente meo tradita est, esperiar; verum
id frustra, an ob rem faciam, in vestra manu situm est, Quirites.
SALL. Bell. Jugurth. In Orat. MEMMII.
As for me, I will assuredly contend for that glorious plan of Liberty
handed down to us from our ancestors; but whether my Labours
shall prove successful, or in vain, depends wholly on you, my dear
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