1761 Delaware Indian shot with fusil or rifle reward

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1761 Delaware Indian shot with fusil or rifle reward - .... - . . , Bt the Honourable - JJMES...
.... - . . , Bt the Honourable - JJMES HAMILTON; Efq - UeutenanuGovernor and' Commander In Chief f the Province cf Pennfylvatiia; Ctuniies of New - Caftle, Kent SufTex, Delaware, A P R 6 C L A M A T ION wounded by the lick'Jin the VaUey herland, of which A - le or Fufee, near a rDeer - . ra, in. the County of faiu Wound; he fhortly . after .died. And nvhereas it is Tupppfsd tliat tbe faid Fadl was wilfully t perpetrated by fome white Perfon or Perfons, hitherto unknown, with. Intent to kill and murder, the faid 'Thomas - a. to ,the Peace of the Province,' not only to avo:dgiving them any juft Caufe, of Complwnt, but to make them the belt . Reparation in our Power for any Injuries they may - have fuftained, either by the Follv or Wickednefs of any of; oyr :' Inhabitants : JL H A t H E R E F oR fe W y w HERE A S Information hath 'been made to me, That on or about the Twenty - fourth Day of June laft, a certain Indian Man, called Thomas Hickman, of the Ueiaxvare Tribe, was found grieve 'Thomas thOUPht fit to ifiue thi4:ProrIamstion. - snrl An irKi. - Hickman, notvvithfbndinghis well known conftant Friend - ' ftrjctiy xharge and enjoin, all Judges,; Tuftices, SherihT ' lhip and Attachment to the. Enelilb; dunner the whole Officers civil anrl 'milUnrv oil : u: - hjt.az' Courfeof the War, which greatly - heightens and aggra - Liege Subjefts within this Province, i to - make diligent yates the Horror cf the - Deed. And whereat it is at all Search ; and Ennnirv after th AutViorc. P,Tif - k - i. the' Times, but more efpeciajly in the prefent Situation of our Abettors or Accomplices of the faid Murder,' hereby pro ufly ; Affaiss with the Indian Nations, ;of theutmoft ConfcqUence 'miun'g the HewaVd ot ONE HUNbRED PQUNhl

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  1. The Pennsylvania Gazette,
  2. 06 Aug 1761, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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