DIE Sabbati, 11 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
|Joh'es Sommers Miles, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Pembroke, Ds. Privati Sigilli.
Dux Devon, Ds. Senescallus.
Dux St. Albans.
Comes Dorset, Ds. Camerarius.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Clifforde L.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
Ds. Herbert Ch.
Answer from H. C. about the Conference.
The Messengers sent Yesterday to the House of Commons return Answer:
That the Commons will give a Conference, as desired.
E. Suffolk takes the Oaths.
This Day Henry Earl of Suffolke took the Oaths, and
made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the
Alamodes, &c. Bill to supply Defects in a former Act concerning, and Glass Ware, &c.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to
supply the Defects in the Act made the last Session of
Parliament, (as to what relates to Alamodes and Lustrings) intituled, An Act for granting to His Majesty
certain Duties upon Glass Wares, Stone and Earthen Bottles, Coals, and Culm, for carrying on the
War against France."
Lustring Company to be heard.
Upon the First Reading of the Bill, intituled, "An
Act to supply the Defects in the Act made the last
Session of Parliament, (as to what relates to Alamodes
and Lustrings) intituled, An Act for granting to His
Majesty certain Duties upon Glass Wares, Stone and
Earthen Bottles, Coals, and Culm, for carrying on the
War against France:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Bill shall be read
the Second Time on Monday the Twentieth Day of this
Instant January, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon;
and that, in the mean Time, the Lustring Company have
Notice thereof; and may have a Copy of the said Bill,
and be heard thereunto, if they think fit.
Hall and Keene versus Potter:
After hearing Counsel, at the Bar, upon the Petition
and Appeal of John Hall and John Keene Esquires, Executors of Thomas Thynne Esquire deceased; praying to
be relieved against an Order and Dismission lately made
by the now Lord Keeper, on the Behalf of Mrs. Jane
Potter; as also upon the Answer of the said Jane Potter
put in thereunto:
After due Consideration of what was offered by
Counsel thereupon, it is ORDERED and Adjudged, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Order and Dismission, complained of
in the said Petition and Appeal of John Hall and John
Keene, made on Behalf of the said Jane Potter, shall be,
and is hereby, reversed.
Conference on the Silver Coinage, Bill.
The Commons being come to the Conference, and the
Managers Names read; the House was adjourned during
Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Conference.
Which being ended, the House was resumed.
And the Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That they
had delivered the Commons the Bill for the regulating
the Coinage of the Silver Money of this Kingdom,
and the Lords Reasons for insisting on some of their
Amendments therein, and the other Paper, as ordered."
ORDERED, That the Committee appointed to consider
of the Papers delivered from the Commissioners of the
Admiralty do meet on Monday next, at Nine of the
Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings; and
that the Persons now attending do then also attend.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem
Lunæ, (videlicet,) decimum tertium diem instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.