[The resolution is drawn in the handwriting of John Jay.]Five hundred
barrels of rice are to be shipped to Bermuda from South Carolina, the shipments to be
made in 100 barrel lots. Only after a certificate of arrival is receive...
They inform Congress that the British commander has turned the starving
French prisoners loose for the Bermudians to feed. Offer to present proof that any food
sent to Bermuda will not be distributed to the British garrison.