Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 9 die Februarii, 1673.
Lord Obrian's Petition.
King appoints to be attended.
Mr. Secretary Coventry reports, That his Majesty had been acquainted with the Desire of this House, to have Access to his Majesty with their Address, touching the Disbanding of the Standing Forces: And that his Majesty had appointed To-morrow, Three of the Clock, to receive the House.
Resolved, &c. That it be committed to Sir Eliab Harvey, Sir Will. Lowther, Mr. Powle, Sir Trevor Williams, Mr. Secretary Coventry, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Edm. Jenings, Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Hopkins, Lord Fitzharding, Sir Thom. Meeres, Sir John Hotham, Mr. Stockdale, Mr. Boscowen, Mr. Otway, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Russell, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Nich. Pedley, Mr. Rigby, Sir Henry Capell, Mr. Garaway, Sir Edw. Deering, Mr. Streete, Mr. Crooke, Lord Cavendish, Sir Wm. Coventry, Mr. Stanhop, Mr. Chalmondley, Sir John Mounson, Colonel Birch, Mr. Thyn, Mr. Sacheverell, Sir Robert Carre, Mr. Swinfen, Sir Robert Howard, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir John Duncomb, Lord O'Brien, Mr. Mallett, Sir Nich. Carew, Sir George Downing, Lord Ancram, Mr. Cheney, Colonel Phillipps, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir Francis Drake, Lord Cornbury, Sir John Coriton, Mr. Hamden, Sir John Newton, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Palmes, Colonel Strangwaies, Lord St. John, Mr. Whorwood, Sir John Mallett, Mr. Goreing, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Lord St. John, Sir John Coventry, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Will. Hickman, Sir John Duncombe, Sir Robert Thomas, and all the Gentlemen of the Long Robe: And all that shall come are to have Voices: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And the Long Robe are required to give their Attendance on the Committee.