the select men --- the --- --- and d-- is done yearly by swine. Doe ---ser ordar that all swine above halfe a year old --- ings for the inhabitants of merrimake shall be s-f--bly year -- the --- bring two sows one way and twenty males the othar way on the penalty of twelve pens per hog for every day -- -- which is to be done by the first of agust --- ensuing and so to be kept yoaked(?) until the --- corn be gathared and --- any hogs loos his --- or be found un--d before that time the ownars of them shall forthwith --- them : and if any shall neglect(?) to doe his duty --- he shall pay twelve pens per hog as aforsaid for often as they shall be found --- and the ownars of such hogs having had --- of --- bring unyoaked(?) the one half to be paid to the informar and the othar half to the use of the townn. 2 We doe also apoint sobar(?) --- to s-- to the --- of this ordar and to take notice of such animals of hogs as shall be found defective --ing to this --- and shall --- notice of every such defect to one or more of the select men within two days aftar any such person shall be found delinquent : to gathatr with the number of hogs that --- --- it was agreed by ye select men of merrimak that --- --- 69 that this ordar --- --- shall sh--d for this present year. [some inserted words here] 3 It is furthar ordared that if any horse or mare be in any --- --- the ownar of such horse or mare shall pay one shilling for the first ofens and two shillings for the second ofens and for 10 --- one shilling --- --- --- to five shillings for --- ofens : and aftar ward five shillings a time as often as they are --- as aforesaid approved -- the -- about(?) such --- whear they -r-spar be sufficient against --- - --- and yoaked(?) swine : and if any such horse or mare of --- taken to --- into any f---d be found in the --- coman(?) without such shu--- or fettars(?) as may and doth strayn them : the ownars of them shall pay five shillings for any that shall impound(?) them and so from time to time as long as the --- is in the f---d.