Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Sabbati, 18 die Decembris, 1680.
Leave of Absence.
Court of Marches.
Mr. Hyde acquaints the House, That his Majesty had directed him to communicate to the House a Letter, written from one * Robards to Mr. Dugdale, touching William Pickering: Which Letter he delivered in at the Clerk's Table.
Ordered, That the said Letter, together with the Letter lately sent from Doctor Lamphire to Mr. Secretary Jenkins, be delivered, by the Clerk of this House, to Mr. Attorney General, in order to the Prosecution of the said Pickering at Law.
The King's Speech considered.
And it is referred to Lord Russell, Mr. Hamden, Sir Sir Trevor Williams, Mr. Garway, Sir William Jones, Mr. Vernon, Mr. Harbord, Sir Eliab Harvey, Sir Nicolas Carew, Sir Francis Winnington, Colonel Birch, Sir John Moreton, Sir Robert Markham, Serjeant Maynard, Colonel Titus, Mr. Hopkins, Mr. Foley, Sir Thomas Lee, Sir Robert Henley, Mr. Powle, Mr. Conningsby, Mr. Montague, Sir Richard Temple, Mr. Gower, Mr. Boscawen, Sir Robert Clayton, Lord Cavendish, Sir John Hotham, Sir Richard Cust, Mr. Colt, Sir Thomas Player, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Gilbert Gerald, Sir Henry Capell, Mr. Finch, Sir Robert Carr, or any Seven of them, to draw up and prepare the same: And they are to meet at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.