Diary of Thomas Burton Esq: Volume 1, July 1653 - April 1657. Originally published by H Colburn, London, 1828.
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Friday, April 3, 1657. (fn. 1)
A letter from his Highness, the Lord Protector, dated this day, directed to the Speaker was this day read.
Resolved that a Committee be appointed to wait upon his Highness, the Lord Protector, upon this letter.
Resolved, that this Committee are to meet this afternoon, at three of the clock, in the Speaker's chamber: and that they attend, and hear what his Highness shall speak to them, and report it to the House.