Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 6, 1648-1651. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Lunæ, 25 die Decembris, 1648.
Ordered, That Interest be allowed and paid to Major George Wither, for the Sum of Seven hundred Pounds, by him disbursed, for the State, being Part of the Sum of One thousand Six hundred Eighty-one Pounds Fifteen Shillings and Eight pence, formerly allowed unto the said Major Wither, and charged upon the Excise 22 Martii 1647, ever since the same was so charged, after the Rate of Eight Pounds per Centum per Annum, payable every Six Months: And
It is further Ordered, That the Sum of Three hundred Pounds, paid by the said Major George Wither, for Interest for the said Seven hundred Pounds, be also paid unto the said Major George Wither; and be, from this Day, charged upon the Excise, in Course: And
It is further Ordered, That Interest, after the Rate of Eight Pounds per Centum per Annum, be from henceforth paid to the said Major George Wither, or his Assigns, for the said Three hundred Pounds; and be charged upon the Excise; and be paid every Six Months, until the said several Sums of Seven hundred Pounds and Three hundred Pounds be paid: And the Commissioners of Excise are to take notice hereof; and to make Payment thereof accordingly: And the Acquittance or Acquittances of the said Major George Wither, or his Assigns, testifying the Receipt thereof, shall be a sufficient Warrant and Discharge to the Commissioners of Excise; and to such other Person or Persons as shall pay the same.
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