Veneris, 3 die Februarii, 1670.
Smith's, &c. Agreement.
ORDERED, That the Bill on the Behalf of Sir
Will. Smith and Amendments thereto, be returned to
the Lords, by Sir John Brampston.
Se ford Election.
Ordered, That the Report touching the Election for
Seaford, be heard on Monday next; and that the Petition,
tendered on the Behalf of the Town be then read.
Hearth Money Tax.
Ordered, That the Debate of the Matter touching
Abuses in collecting Hearth Money, be adjourned till
Monday next, after the Report of Seaford.
Ordered, That Colonel Birch, Sir Jonath. Trelawny, Sir
Humph Winch, Sir Rich. Edgecombe, Sir Will. Beecher,
Mr. Hampden, Sir John Norton, Mr. Aldworth, Sir Fran.
Clarke, be added to the Committee to which the Bill on
the Behalf of the Executors of Robert Haughton Esquire,
Ordered, That Mr. Walgrave, Sir Henry Feltham, Sir
Edm. Poley, be added to the Committee to which the
Bill of Sir Thomas Ogle was committed.
Employment of the Poor.
Ordered, That these Members following, be added to
the Committee to which the several Petitions of St. Gyles'
in the Fields, St. Paul's Covent Garden, and the Inhabitants of Stepney, were committed; viz. Sir Will. Hickman, Mr. Crouch, Sir Thom. Lee, Sir John Newton, Lord
Castleton, Mr. Neale, Sir Nicholas Carew, Mr. Cornwallis,
Sir John Dawncy, Sir Rich. Ingolsby, Mr. Nosworthy,
Mr. Garraway, Mr. Eyre, Sir Thomas Meeres, Mr. Wood,
Sir John Mounson, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Wright,
Dr. Outram thanked.
Ordered, That the Thanks of the House be returned
to Dr. Outram, Rector of St. Margarett's, by Dr. Burwell, for his excellent and seasonable Sermon, preached
before the House on Monday last, being the Fast for the
Martyrdom of King Charles the First.
Ordered, That the Bill on the Behalf of Edward
Mosely, an Infant, be read To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That the Bill on the Behalf of John Sams, for
settling a charitable Use, be read To-morrow Morning.
Supply Bill Subsidies.
The House then resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, upon the Bill of Subsidies.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Seymour took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Lords desire a Conference.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Will. Child, and Sir
Mr. Speaker, The Lords desire a Conference with this
House, upon the Subject Matter of the last Conference,
To-morrow Morning, at Eleven of the Clock, in the
The Messengers being withdrawn, and called in again;
Mr. Speaker acquainted them, that this House had
agreed to the said Conference.
Defaulters to Call of the House.
Ordered, That Captain Sherrard, Sir Hen. Capell, Sir
Geo. Courthop, Mr. Grenvile, Sir Will. Stroude, Mr. Herbert, Mr. Whitaker, Sir Rich. Francklyn, Mr. Humph.
Weld, Mr. Rolles, Lord Vaughan, Sir Fretzvile Hollis,
Mr. Pierpoint, Defaulters in Attendance upon the Call
of the House, and now present, be excused, and struck
out of the List of Defaulters.
Committee of Privileges.
Ordered, That Mr. Thin be added to the Committee
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.