DIE Veneris, 18 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Covent. & Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. De la Ware.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Willoughby Par.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Address to the King.
The Lord Bishop of Salisbury reported from the
Committee, the Addresses by them drawn to His Majesty, and also to Her Majesty.
Which were read, and agreed to, as followeth; (videlicet,)
"We, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal Subjects, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, do present Your Majesty our most
humble Thanks, for the many Gracious Expressions
in Your Majesty's Speech; and do heartily congratulate Your Majesty's Preservation and safe Return. It is also with great Satisfaction that we observe the remarkable Testimony Your Majesty hath
given of the Courage and Bravery of Your own
Subjects: And as they are very happy, who had the
Honour to act any Thing worthy Your Majesty's
approbation; so they and we must be ever sensible
of this honourable Mention that Your Majesty hath
made of their Valour, which cannot fail of being
always more animated by Your own great Example.
And whereas Your Majesty hath been pleased to desire our Advice; as we acknowledge it to be our
Duty, so we shall ever be ready humbly to offer
it to Your Majesty upon all important Occasions:"
Address to the Queen.
"We, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal Subjects, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, being full of the true Sense of the
Safety and Happiness that the Nation has enjoyed
in Your Majesty's Administration of the Government during the King's Absence, by which the
Danger of an Invasion was prevented, and a glorious
Victory obtained at Sea, do hold ourselves obliged
to present our most humble Acknowledgements to
Your Majesty for Your prudent Conduct, by which
the Honour of the Nation has been so much raised,
and its Security so well established."
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lords with
White Staves do attend Their Majesties, to know what
Time Their Majesties will appoint for this House to
attend Them, with the Addresses of this House to Their
E. Huntingdon & al.
The House being informed, "That the Lords Bail
in the Court of King's Bench was discharged;" there
was no Occasion for proceeding any further in the Debate of that Matter.
Cole versus L. Stawell & al.
Whereas there is an Appeal depending in this House,
wherein John Cole Esquire is Appellant, from an Order
made by the now Commissioners of the Great Seal, upon
a Bill of Revivor of John Lord Stawell, John Topp
Esquire, Christian his Wife, Margaret and Jane Gray by
the Lord Stawell their next Friend, Complainants; the
House being this Day moved, on the Behalf of the Lord
Stawell and others Respondents, "That a short Day may
be appointed for hearing the Cause:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar, on
Friday the Five and Twentieth Day of this Instant
November, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and
that the Service of the Appellant's Clerk in Chancery
shall be good Service.
Sedgwick versus Hitchcock.
The Lord Marquis of Halifax reported from the
Lords Committees for Petitions, "That their Lordships have (as ordered by the House) read and considered the Petition of Obadiab Sedgwick, and the
Answer of George Hitchcock and others referred to
their Lordships; and have also heard Counsel thereupon; and their Lordships are of Opinion, that it
be referred back to the Judges, to settle proper Issues
Upon Consideration had thereof, and hearing Mr.
Justice Powell, and reading and considering several
Orders made in this Cause, the House disagreed with
the Committee in this Report; and ordered as followeth:
"It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this Cause
shall be tried, in the Court of King's Bench, by a
Jury of Middl'x, upon the Issues delivered in by the
Judges the Two and Twentieth of February last,
and agreed to by the House; and that, pursuant to
that Order, the said Cause be accordingly tried upon
Butter and Cheese Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
preventing Abuses committed by the Searchers and
Weighers of Butter and Cheese."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill shall be
committed to the Lords following; (videlicet,)
Epus. St. David's.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Willoughby Par.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet
on Monday next, at Nine of the Clock in the
Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the
House of Peers; and to adjourn as they
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to
enable William Wake Gentleman, and William Wake
Doctor in Divinity, to make Leases for Lives or
Years within the Manor of Shapwick, in the County
Rob'tus Atkyns, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, (videlicet,) 19um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.