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 Veneris, 19 Aprilis, 1650.
Propagating the Gospel.
Grants to Woolwich Poor, &c.
Resolved, That this House doth approve of the Ten Pounds given by the Committee of the Navy to the Poor of Woolwich, and Ten Pounds more given to the Shipwrights, on Monday the Eighth of this Month, at the Launching of the Frigate.
Observation of Lord's Day.
And the Question being put, That this Clause in the Act, beginning in these Words; viz. "as also walking for Pleasure;" and ending in these Words; viz. "Parts of this Commonwealth;" do stand in the Bill;
The Question being put, That these Words; viz. "or in case of such that wilfully absent themselves from publickly appearing upon any other Days than upon the Lord's Days, Days of Humiliation and Thanksgiving;" do stand in the Act;
Ordered, That the Committee for wounded Soldiers be authorized and required to allow and pay unto Fourscore sick and maimed Soldiers, certified by their Physicians to be fit to be sent to the Bath for the Perfecting of their Cure, such Sum, for their Charges therein, as hath been formerly allowed to others in like Case.