DIE Marcurii, videlicet, 26 die Octobris, post meridiem.
Lord Grey of Warke, Speaker.
Relation of the Battle near Kynton, between the King's Army and the Parliament's.
The Lord Wharton made a Relation of the Fight of
the Parliament Forces with the King's Forces on Sunday
last, since which Time the Armies have not met: "The
Battle was fought between Warw'ck and Banbury,
near a Town called Kynton; that, on the King's Part,
it is conceived, there were slain Three Thousand, and
on the Parliament's Side not above Three Hundred.
"That the Lord General, with his Forces, are retired unto Warwicke; that the King's Forces are in
those Parts, which refused to meet the Parliament
Forces on the Monday before his Excellency retired."
To be communicated to the H. C.
After this Relation, it was Resolved, To communicate
this to the Commons To-morrow.
A Proclamation by the King, to grant Pardon to those that will come in to Him, except those whom He has proclaimed Traitors;
"His Majesty, verily believing that many of His
Subjects, which now are in actual Rebellion against
Him, are ignorant against whom they fight, is graciously pleased to promise Free Pardon to all, both
Officers and Soldiers (except those who by Name are
proclaimed Traitors), who shall lay down their Arms,
and submit themselves to His Majesty.
to be published before the Earl of Essex's Army.
"We command you, Clarencieux King of Arms, to
pronounce the abovewritten before the Earl of Essexe's Army."
Adjourn till 10a cras.