Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Thursday, the 28th of September, 1654.
Settling the Government.
Ordered, That the Committee to whom the Ordinance for ejecting scandalous, ignorant, and insufficient Ministers and Schoolmasters is referred, be also impowered to take into Consideration the Ordinance appointing Commissioners for Approbation of publick Preachers: And, upon the whole Matter, to make Report to the House.
Complaint was made to the House, That, while Colonel Madrin, a Member of this House, was attending at the Committee of Privileges, William Lloyd, menial Servant of the said Colonel, waiting in Westminster-Hall for his Master's coming from the Committee, was arrested upon a Bill of Middlesex: Colonel Madryn, being now present, doth affirm, that the said Wm. Lloyd is his menial Servant, and the only Servant he hath in Town.