The Convention refused, and the anti-revolutionary party, encouraged by this refusal, took action.
But, before Vespasian took action to stop his raids, Simon had been invited to Jerusalem in the hope that he would act as a counterpoise to the tyrant John.
It was not till 1890 that the education department took action in Upper Burma.
As the value of his processes became known, he began to be troubled with infringements of his patents, and in 1781 he took action in the courts to vindicate his rights.
Dr. Godfrey then took action claiming defamation and seeking damages.