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 9th of October, 1651.
ORDERED, That the Committee to whom the Business touching Colonel George Gill is referred, do make Report thereof; together with their Opinions, touching the printed Book, intituled, "Innocency further cleared; or, The Case and Vindication of Col. George Gill;" on Thursday Morning next.
Grant to Popham.
Ordered, That one whole Year's Salary, for this Year, payable to General Popham deceased, be paid unto Mrs. Anne Popham, the Widow and late Wife of the said General Popham, or her Assignees: And that the Committee of the Navy do take Care, that the said whole Year's Salary be paid unto her, or her Assigns, accordingly: And the Acquittance of the said Mrs. Anne Popham, or her Assigns, shall be a sufficient Discharge in that Behalf.
Act of Nivigation.
A Proviso was tendered to this Act, That this Act, or any thing therein contained, shall not extend to inhibit the Sale of any Fish, to any Person, upon the Rock in the Newfound Land, for the Space of Three Years, from the Twenty-fourth Day of March, One thousand Six hundred Fifty-and-one: Which was this Day read the first time; and laid aside.
Resolved, That the Lords Commissioners for the Great Seal be authorized and required, to issue under the Great Seal, a Certiorari to the Clerk of the Parliament, to certify into the Chancery the Act, intituled, An Act for Increase of Shipping, and Encouragement of the Navigation of this Nation: And that the Lords Commissioners do cause the same Act to be sent to the several Sheriffs, with Writs for the Proclaiming of the said Act, according to the usual Form.
The humble Petition of Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Holloway, now Prisoner in the Poultry Computer; being a Person comprehended within the Articles of the Threeand-twentieth of May last, upon the Rendition of the Islands of Sorlinge and Scilly; was this day read.