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the ultimate success of which he has been led to believe that the welfare of the Colony is materially concerned.

Recurring, therefore, to these circumstances I confidently but respectfully trust that he will not be thought undeserving of your Lordship's protection; and that acceding to the original intentions & promise of Government, lands will be granted him in the vicinity of his present Establishments at Camden, where he can most easily pursue the system he has founded, or undertake the management of any other public object that your Lordship may think best entrusted to the care and skill of an Individual.

I have the Honor to be,
My Lord,
Your Lordship's most obedt
& most humble Servt

John MacArthur Jr

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