Notes on Debates
Mr. Pierce renewed his motion instructing the Secy. of F. A. to lay before Congs. the state of his negociation with Mr. Guardoqui which was agreed to without observation or dissent.1
Ms (DLC). Misdated, for JM had indicated in his Notes on Debates of 30 Mar. that Pierce’s motion would be renewed Monday, 2 Apr. According to the Journal and the docket, however, this action was put off until Wednesday, 4 Apr. (JCC description begins Worthington Chauncey Ford et al., eds., Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774–1789 (34 vols.; Washington, 1904–37). description ends , XXXII, 152; PCC).