Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Tuesday, the 17th of August, 1652.
ORDERED, That the Act for setting apart a Day of publick Humiliation be reported, on Thursday Morning next.
Ordered, That the Report, touching the Accounts of the Garison of Hull, be made on Friday Morning next.
Embassy from Portugal.
Mr. Speaker, by way of Report, acquaints the House, that he had received Letters from the Lord Ambassador Extraordinary from the King of Portugall.
A Letter from the Earl Lord Chamberlain Lord Ambassador Extraordinary from the King of Portugall, of the * Day of * 1652, was this Day read.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Council of State, to give Order for the Reception of the Earl Lord Chamberlain Lord Ambassador Extraordinary from the King of Portugall, according to the Rule given for Reception of an Extraordinary Ambassador: And that the Council of State do give Order, and take Care, that he have a Safe-Conduct speedily dispatched to him.
The House resumed the Debate upon the Report made from the Council of State, on Friday last, touching Commissioners for Ireland.
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