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4. On 7 Feb. the General Court forbade exportation from the state of a long list of products, to take effect in Suffolk and Middlesex cos. on 8 Feb., in Essex, Plymouth, and Bristol cos. on 9 Feb., and in all other counties on the 11th. The list enumerated rum, sugar, molasses, and “provision of all and every sort”; wool, flax, and linen, woolen, and cotton goods of all kinds; and leather of all sorts (Mass., Province Laws
, 19:808–810; Boston Gazette
, 10 Feb.).
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.