February 24, 1775

1775 February 24 (Friday).  Our public state is more and more deplorable — according to the general Tenor of our public Intelligence, and what the Provincial Congress have drawn up before their adjournment.  Unless the God of infinite Mercy and Power undertake for us, and change the Hearts of men, how can we escape the Ruin which threatens?  Last Eve Received a Letter from Mr. Adams of Roxbury certifying the Genuineness of the Conventions Observations.