Detachment of a Sergeant and twelve men to attend the Committee of Safety without delay

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The Convention of this State, and the Committee of Safety of the State in the recess of the Convention, have frequent occasion for guards to apprehend dangerous and disaffected persons:

Resolved, That Melancthon Smith, Esq˙, Captain-Commandant of the three Companies raised in the Counties of Dutchess and Westchester, cause a detachment of a Sergeant and twelve Men to attend this Committee without delay.

Colonel Drake has leave of absence to return on Tuesday evening next.