622. Essex Journal, 9 January 1788

PROGRESS of the FEDERAL CONSTITUTION.

Delaware, & New-Jersey have unanimously ratified.

Pennsylvania has ratified it, by an unusual majority for that State.

The Convention of Massachusetts is to meet this day, to deliberate upon it.

New-Hampshire—Connecticut—Maryland—Virginia—N. Carolina and Georgia have agreed to call Conventions, to take it into consideration.

South-Carolina is strongly in favour of it.

A letter from New-York, says, “We have a decided majority in favour of it.”

Rhode-Island, ———