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port of that government as the support of their own; in short, there will be no manner of difference in interest between them.

In witness and confirmation of all the above articles,
and every part of the aforegoing treaty, we whofe
names are under-written, have interchangeably
subscribed to and sealed three instruments of the
tenor and date, viz. the president and council of
Fort St. George, on the behalf of the English
East India company, at that place, this 26th day
of February, in the year of the Christian æra
1768; the Nabob Ausuph Jau, soubah of the
Decan, at his camp, near Pillere, on the 11& day
of the moon Shevaul, in the year of the Hegyra
1181; and the Nabob Wolau Jau, for himself, at
Fort St. George, the 7th day of the moon She-
vaul, in the 1181st year of the Hegyra.

Charles Bourchier.
Samuel Ardley.
John Call.
George Stratton.
George Dawson.
James Bourchier.
George Mackey.

JV. B. The names of the contracting parties were transferred, in the parts kept by each of them, and each took the precedence by turn.

The above contracting parties, to wit, the president and council of Fort St. George, on behalf of the English East India company; the great Nabob, high in station, Ausuph Jau, soubah of the Decan; and the Nabob Wolau Jau, soubah of Mahomed Poor, having duly considered, and voluntarily entered into the above articles, which they have respectively signed and sealed in our presence, we/whose names are hereunto fub"Vol. II. I i scribed,

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scribed, do solemnly promise and engage, under our hands and seal, that we will guaranty to the said English company, and the Nabob Wolau Jau, the due and just observance of the above treaty, on the part of the Nabob Ausuph Jau.

I take God to witness, that of my own free-will I am security.

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I swear by Vencatash and Bail Behauder, that of my own free-will and consent I am security.

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I swear by Sactasha, and Bail Behauder, that I am truly and sincerely security.

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I swear by Uncatash, and Bail Behauder, that of my own free-will and consent I, Dundaveram, vackeel to Mahaudavarow, Pundit Predane, am security on the part of the said Mahaudavarow.

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N. B. The foregoing guaranty agreement was signed and executed, by the guarantees subscribing the same, and annexed to the parts of the treaty delivered to the company and the Nabob; and

to the part delivered to Nizam Ally Cawn, the following guaranty or agreement was fixed, viz.

The above contracting parties, to wit, the great Nabob, high in station, Ausuph Jau, foubah of the Decan, the Nabob Wolau Jau, of Mahomed Poor, and the president and council of Fort St. George, on behalf of the English East India company, having duly considered, and voluntarily entered into the above articles, which the said president and council, on behalf of the said English East India company, have signed and sealed in my presence, I, the said Nabob Wolau Jau, whofe name is hereunto subscribed, do solemnly promise and engage, under my hand and seal, that I will guaranty to the said Nabob Ausuph Jau the due and just observance of the above treaty, on the part of the said English East India company.

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And we the said president and council of Fort St. George, on behalf of the said English East India company, do solemnly promise and engage, under our hands, that we will guaranty to the said Nabob Ausuph Jau the due and just observance of the above treaty, on the part of the said Nabob Wolau Jau.

Charles Bourchier.
Samuel Ardley.
John Call.
George Stratton.
George Dawson.
"James Bourchier.
George Mackay.

I i 2 Translation

Translation of a Saned, under the Soubab's Seal, dated the 22d of the Moon Shevaul, Hegyra 1181, equal to the \ith of March, 1768.

B E it known to the deesmokees, deefpondees, muccuddems, husbandmen, &c. inhabitants of the Rajahmundry, Ellour, Mustephanagur, Murtezanagur, and Siccacole circars, belonging to the soubahship of Foakund, Booncaud, Hydrabad; that, agreeable to the firmaundof Shaw Allum, Padshaw Gauze, to the English East India company,and my regard and friendship to them (the said English East India company) I have again conferred upon them, by way of iniam, for ever and ever, all and several of the above circars, whole and entire, together with the fort and jaghire of Condapillee, in consequence of a treaty of friendship and alliance, which has lately been concluded between me, the said company, and Ummeer ul Hinde, Wolau Jau Behauder, and which was executed on the part of the said company by the governor and council of Madras, and on the part of Ummeer ul Hinde, Wolau Jau Behauder, by himself, in the asoresaid place of Madras, the 7th of the moon Moorah, Hegyra 1181, equal to the 26th of February 1768; and by me, now in the encampment of my victorious army, near Pillere, this 22d day of the moon Shevaul, Hegyra 1181; you therefore, the whole of the said deesmokees, deespondees, muccuddems, &c. look upon the said English East India company as your masters, and be in every respect obedient to them, exerting yourselves in the payment, to them, of the proper revenues of the said circars, at the fixed and stated times.

Look upon this as a positive and absolute order, and obey it accordingly. Dated as above.

On the back of the saned are the attestations of the mutesuddees, of the offices of Huzoor, Mustouphy, and Dewan, and copies thereof have been registered in their books.

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. Translation of a Saned, under the Scubah's Seal, dated the lid of the Moon Shevaul, Hegyra 1181, equal to the 1ith of March 1768.

IN these times, the dewanny of the Carnatic Balagaut country, belonging to the soubahship of Daurul, Zuphur Viziapoor, before or now possessed by Hyder Naigue, with the whole of my right and title thereto, has been conferred upon the English East India company, they, the said English East India company, engaging, after being in possession thereof, to pay annually, into my treasury (Durbar charges included) the sum of seven lacks of rupees, Nuzzur or Pishcash; you therefore, the zemindars, both high and low, of the said Carnatic Balagaut country, belonging to the said fbubahship, live in due obedience to the said company, paying them the proper revenues thereof, at the fixed and stated times. And whereas Hyder Naigue is a rebel and usurper, I have therefore deprived him of all his honours and dignities; you are by no means therefore to pay any attention to his deputies, or vackeels, but are to stop all correspondence, either with him or them.

Look upon this as a positive and strict order. Dated as above.

On the back of the saned the petition from the mutesuddees, supposed*to be presented, is inserted; and the mutesuddees of the several offices of Huzoor, Dewan, and Mustouphy, have attested that copies thereof have been registered in their books.

Translation of a Saned, under the Soubah's Seal, dated the i1 ft of the Moon Shevaul, Hegyra 1181, equal to the 1 1th of March 1768.

IN these times, agreeable to the high firmaund of Shaw Allum, Shudshaw Gauze, the dewanny Rock

I i 3 ftigurry,

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