THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF TRINIDAD
A: ) TOBAGO.
Publication No 468.
Le Marquis de la Luzerne, Minister of the Colonies,
io Count Dillon, Governor of Tobago.
Source:-Paris. Archives Nationales.
State Papers Colonial. C 10. E 4.
Published by the courtesy of the Minister
of the Colonies. Paris.
Translated from the French.
31st July 1788.
The Minister informs the Governor and the Ordon-
nateur of Tobago that he is awaiting the completion of
the enquiries and the submission of a Final Report
from the Special Commission in Tobago on the Debts
of the Planters, acting as a Court of Chancery.
When this Report is received, he will place the
whole matter before His Majesty, the King.
The Minister requires the Governor to take great
care to keep very strictly to the Laws of England, so
as to avoid difficult discussions and disagreable com-