667. Massachusetts Council Proceedings, Thursday, 7 February 1788 (excerpt)1

… Warrant drawn on the Treasury for Forty four hundred & ninety nine pounds two shillings in favor of the Members of the Honb̃le Convention convened for the purpose of assenting to & ratifying the proposed Federal Constitution in full of their travel & attendance at Convention from the ninth of January last to the seventh instant inclusive agreeable to a resolve of the twenty fifth of October 1787. …

1. MS, Council Records, Vol. 30, pp. 302–3, M=Ar.