chapter  I
Departure of Ruy Freyre from Lisbon &c:
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Ruy Freyre de Andrade? was elefted Captain-Major of this enterprise for which two galleons and three ureas were equipped; the Capitanea* was the galleon S2o Pedro with nfty-four pieces of artillery, and more than 600 armed men; the Almirante was Dom I0S0 de Almeyda, nicknamed O Xareta,4 in the galleon Sao Martinho; the urea Nossa Senhor a do Populo, of which was Captain Francisco de Mello; the urea Nossa Senhora da Concepcao-Captain Francisco de Mesquita, and laftly the urea Sanfto Antonio, Captain Balthezar de Chaves.