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 Mercurii, 18 Septembris, 1650.
Declaration of the King.
Letter to French King.
Information against Ld. Howard.
"That it is informed, That Sir Robert Banister, being questioned at the Committee of Haberdashers Hall, for his Fifth, and Twentieth Part, and Three thousand Pounds, or thereabouts, demanded of him, Mrs. Whorwood did undertake, for Six hundred Pounds, to get Sir Robert Banister to be discharged from that Committee: And she did afterwards bring a Discharge of Sir Robert Banister from that Committee: Whereupon Thomas Addams Esquire, lately Lord Mayor of London, did pay unto her Six hundred Pounds."
Ordered, That the Powers formerly given to the Committee heretofore appointed touching Bribery, be settled in the said Committee to whom the Information against the Lord Howard is referred: And that Mr. Weaver, Major General Harrison, Mr. Thomas Challoner, Mr. Snelling, Colonel Morley, Sir John Bourchier, Mr. Holland, Alderman Pennyngton, Mr. Goodwyn, Colonel Jones, Alderman Atkin, Alderman Allen, Mr. Dove, Mr. Rauglley, Earl of Pembroke, Sir John Danvers, Sir Henry Heyman, Mr. Lenthall, Mr. Moyle, Mr. Garland, Colonel Wogan, Mr. Dunch, Mr. Bond, Lord Commissioner Lisle, Mr. Robert Goodwyn, Sir Henry Mildmay, Major Salway, Sir John Hippesley, Colonel Thompson, Mr. Carey, Mr. Say, Mr. Mayne, and Mr. Edward Ashe, be added to this Committee.