Thursday May 2. 1776. Congress resumed the Consideration of the Report of the Committee
on General Washingtons Letter of the 24 of March last and after debate
Resolved That it be recommitted; and as the members of the former committee are Absent,
that a new committee be appointed. The Members chosen Mr. Dickinson, Mr. W. Livingston
and Mr. Rutledge. The Recommitment and the names of the new Committee shew the design.