DIE Martis, 7 die Julii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. David's.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes St. Albans.
Viscount Say et Seale.
Viscount de Stafford.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Howard de Ch.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Fielder, Dutchess of Somerset's Servant, Privilege.
This Day Samuell Jones, formerly apprehended for
causing George Feilder, a menial Servant to the Dutchess
of Somersett, to be arrested at his Suit, and also Michaell
Baker, Bailiff, that arrested him, were both brought
to this Bar as Delinquents:
And because the House was informed that they had
submitted themselves to the Dutchess, therefore it was
her Desire that this House would shew Mercy to them.
Jones and Baker released.
Whereupon their Lordships gave them (by the Lord
Chancellor) a sharp Reprehension, for infringing the
Privileges of Parliament, by this their Offence; with
a Caution to be more careful for the future: And thereupon it is ORDERED, That the said Jones and Baker be
eleased from their present Restraint concerning this
Daniel, E. of Oxford's Servant, Privilege.
Upon Information to this House, "That Laurance
Althorpe, that was apprehended as a Delinquent for
arresting William Danyell, menial Servant to the Earl
of Oxon, had submitted himself to his Lordship for
his said Offence:"
The said Althorp, Under Sheriff of the the County of
Nottingham, was brought to the Bar, and had the Reprehension of the House given him for his said Offence,
with an Admonition for the future:
And, upon the Desire of the Earl of Oxon, it is ORDERED, That the said Althorpe shall be released from
his present Restraint concerning this Business.
Bill to prevent Butchers selling fat Cattle alive.
The Lord Chamberlain reported, "That the Committee for the Bill to prohibit the selling of live
fat Cattle by Butchers have considered of the same;
and their Opinion is, That the said Bill is fit to pass
as it is, without any Alteration."
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to prevent the
selling of live fat Cattle by Butchers."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Edward Seymour Esquire, and others; who brought
up a Bill for settling the Profits of the Post-office, and
Power of granting Wine Licenses, on his Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke and the Heirs Males of his
Body; wherein their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
Also to put their Lordships in Mind of the Bill for
Encouragement of Trade.
Ly. Jacob, & al. Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for naturalizing of Dame Elizabeth Jacob and others."
Peters Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming an Act for naturalizing of Pietre de la Pierre,
alias Peters, and John de la Pierre, alias Peters."
Newport's Bill rejected.
The Lord Lexington reported from the Committee,
the Bill to enable John Newport to enter into certain
Houses in Westm. without any Alterations.
And the Question being put, "Whether this Bill
shall be rejected?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Sir Robert Howard's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to confirm the
Sale of certain Lands, lying in Shropshire, made by
Sir Robert Howard, to raise Money to pay his
Likewise a Petition of Dame Katherine Howard, and
Relict of Sir Robert Howard deceased, and Guardian of
Henry Howard Esquire, Son and Heir of the said Sir
Rob't Howard, an Instant, was read; desiring to be heard,
before the said Bill do pass.
Whereupon the House made this Order following:
Ly. Howard and Hen. Howard, to be heard concerning it.
Upon the Second Reading of the Bill, intituled, "An
Act to confirm a Sale of certain Lands lying in Shropshire, made by Sir Rob't Howard, to raise Money to
pay his Debts, and the Petition of Dame Katherine
Howard, and Relict of Sir Rob't Howard deceased,
and Guardian of Henry Howard Esquire, Son and
Heir of the said Sir Robert Howard, an Infant: It is
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That all Parties herein concerned are, by their Counsel and Witnesses, to be
heard, at this Bar, on Monday next, the Thirteenth
of this Instant July, at Ten of the Clock in the
Morning, upon the Matter contained in the said Bill;
at which Time the Parties in this Cause are to attend
Zouch & Ux. versus Bedingfield.
Upon hearing of the Cause, upon the Petition of
Sir Allan Zouch and Dame Katherine his Wife Plaintiffs,
against Anne Bedingfeild Defendant, by Counsel and
Witnesses on both Sides at the Bar:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, upon a due and deliberate
Consideration of the whole Matter, That the said Petition and the Contents thereof are hereby fully dismissed this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet,
8um diem instantis Julii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis