DIE Veneris, videlicet, 21 die Aprilis.
Earl of Manchester, Speaker this Day.
Countess of Exon's Servant, a Pass.
Ordered, That a Servant of the Countess of Exon
shall have a Pass, to go to Oxford, and return again to
Countess of Rivers's Horses to be returned.
Delinquents sent for.
Ordered, That the Horses of the Countess of Rivers,
stayed, shall be restored presently to her; and the Parties that stayed them shall be sent for, to answer the
same to this House, for the Contempt of their Lordships
(fn. *) Order.
Gardiner, a Pass.
Ordered, That Edmond Gardiner, Servant to the
Lady Brooke, shall have a Pass, to go to Oxford, and
return again to London.
Message from the H. C. for a Conference on the Bill for a Subscription to reduce the Irish Rebels.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Jepson:
To desire a Conference, by a Committee of both
Houses, touching the Amendments in the Bill for the
speedy Payment of Monies for Ireland.
The Answer was:
That this House will give a present Conference, as is
desired, in the Painted Chamber.
Two Writs of Error were brought in, by Mr. Justice
Bacon, One of the Judges of the King's Bench:
Shearing and Tito in Error.
One between Shearing and Tyto.
Doughty and Overman, D°.
The other between Doughtie and Overman.
Justice Foster's Horses to be returned Delinquents sent for.
Ordered, That Mr. Justice Foster's Horses, that
are taken away, shall be restored; and the Parties that
took them away shall be sent for, to answer the same,
being a Contempt of the Order of this House.
Capt. Player examined, about not restoring Mr. Cary's Horses.
Captain Player being called in, and asked why he
did not restore Mr. Carie's Horses according to the Order of this House, he said, "He acquainted the House
of Commons with their Lordships Order, and they
Ordered him not to restore them, by Order of the
17th April; and the House of Commons gave him
Thanks for Obedience and Respect to their Commands, and they will protect him, and take some
further Course for his further Satisfaction."
Captain Player was further asked, whether he had
any particular Warrant from the Committee to stay
and seize upon Mr. Carie's Horses, before he did see
or know of the Order of this House.
He said, "He had the Warrant of the Committee
of Examinations Four Hours before he had their
Lordships Order, between Nine and Ten of the Clock
in the Morning."
Ordered, That this House doth dismiss Captain
Player for further Attendance on this Business.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the
Lords went to the Conference; which being ended, the
House was resumed.
Mr. Lindsey, a Pass.
Ordered, That Mr. Lyndsey shall have a Pass, to go
Mr. Leech, a Pass to Holland.
Ordered, That Wm. Leech, Son to Sir Edward
Leech, (fn. †) an Attendant on this House, shall have a Pass,
to go into Holland, with Wm. Leech, Batchelor of Divinity, and Fellow of Magdalen Colledge in Cambridge,
his Governor; and that they shall be permitted to carry
with them Ten Pounds apiece.
Grymes, a Pass.
Ordered, That John Grymes may have a Pass, for
himself and his Horse, to go to Yorke, to the Countess
of Denbigh, and to continue out Twenty Days.
Wing, a Pass.
Ordered, That Mr. Wing shall have a Pass, to go
to Leycester, and return back again to London.
Report of the Conference, on the Bill for a Subscription to reduce the Irish Rebels.
The Speaker reported the Effect of this Conference:
"That the House of Commons agree with their
Lordships in (fn. *) the Amendment in the Bill concerning the speedy Payment of Money touching the Affairs of Ireland, for the making of the Day of Payment the Fifteenth of June; but concerning the
Alteration of the Words in the Bill, touching the
naming of the Clerk of the House of Commons
["Clerk of the Parliament of the House of Commons"], the House desires the Words may stand as
they are in the Bill, and not ["Sub-Clerk of the
Parliament who tends upon the House of Commons"]:
"First, Because of Custom and (fn. †) Use.
"Secondly, In the Act of Parliament of 6 H. VIII.
Cap. 16. he is stiled ["Clerk of the Parliament, appointed, or to be appointed, for the Commons
Syile of the Clerk of the H. C. to be considered.
Ordered, That the Consideration of this Statute,
and the Patent of Mr. Henry Elzinge, is hereby referred to the Consideration of the Committee for the
Bill, who (fn. *) are to call (fn. ‡) as their Assistants all the Judges
and the King's Counsel, and report their Opinions therein
Sheriff Langham's Case to be recommended to the H. C.
It was moved, "To have a Conference with the
House of Commons, concerning Mr. Sheriff Langbam, who hath deserved well for his good Service
done to the Parliament, to recommend him to the
House of Commons, and to take his Case touching
his Currants into Consideration."
Mr. May, a Pass.
Ordered, That Mr. Adrian May shall have a Pass,
to go to Oxford, with his Man and Two Horses.
Mr Farney, a Pass to France.
Ordered, That Nic. Farney, Servant to the Duke
of Vandosme, shall have a Pass, to go to Dover, and
transport him for France.
Message to the H. C. for a Conference, about Sheriff Langham.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Edward Leech and Mr. Doctor Bennett:
To desire (fn. *) a Conference, To-morrow Morning, at
Ten of the Clock, in the Painted Chamber, touching
Mr. Sheriff Langham.
House adjourned till 10a cras.