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N the orginization of the COURTS of JUSTICE under the CONSTITUTION, eftablifhed by the GENERAL CONVENTION, elected for that purpofe, and held at Philadelphia, July 15th 1776, and continued by adjournments to September the 28th 1776, the following appointments took place:

The Honorable THOMAS M'KEAN, Eʃquire, D.L.L. was appointed CHIEF JUSTICE of the SUPREME COURT, on the 28th of July 1777.

The Honorable WILLIAM AUGUSTUS ATLEE, Eʃquire, was apoointed a JUDGE of the SUPREME COURT, on the 15th day of Auguʃt 1777.

The Honorable JOHN EVANS, Eʃquire, was appointed a JUDGE of the SUPREME COURT, on the 15th day of Auguʃt 1777.

Jonathan Dickinfon, Sergeant, Eʃquire, was appointed Attorney General, on the 28th day of July 1777.

Edward Burd Eʃquire, was appointed Prothonotary of the SUPREME COURT, on the 12th day of Auguʃt, 1778.