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the actual price and expenditure at the said later period as
of the fair or current price of the like articles at the said former
period: whereupon he the said Jeremy Bentham shall be entitled
to the total amount of the enhancement so proved, together
with interest at the rate of 5 per cent from the day of the delivery
of such account to the day on which the amount
thereof shall have been received by him. Provided that if
any reduction of price shall within the same period have
taken place in respect of any other article or articles so employed
or consumed as aforesaid , he the said Jeremy Bentham
and his Representatives shall in like manner be
bound to render a like account of every such reduction at the
same periods respectively with every such account of alledged
enhancement ; the amount of which reduction shall be
deducted from the amount of such enhancement as aforesaid :
or if no such reduction shall have taken place ,
then to make declaration to that effect : and the ballance of
such account of enhancement and reduction shall constitute
the supplemental allowance to which the said Jeremy Bentham
or his Representatives shall be intitled as aforesaid.
Provided also that if in respect thereof any dispute should
arise, the same shall be settled by two referees, one to be
appointed by each of the parties to these presents, with power
to choose an umpire.

Art.4. 4. New. Consideration money for Building &c for Supernumeraries — NB. This article saves the public the expence of a fresh building which must otherwise have been larger than necessary for the actual number at any given time, for fear of its proving too small for contingent additions. And Whereas it may chance that at or after the
time when the said Jeremy Bentham shall be in readiness to
receive the said number of 1000 Convicts as aforesaid, there may
be more than 1000 of such Convicts , which under the powers
of the said Act might be committed to his charge, it is
moreover agreed that he the said Jeremy Bentham
shall receive every such supernumerary Convict on the same

Identifier: | JB/115/085/001
"JB/" can not be assigned to a declared number type with value 115.


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