Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Saturday, the 15th of October, 1653.
Distressed Protestants in Ireland.
MR. Sadler reports from the Committee for publick Debts, A Certificate from the Committee of Accompts, what Monies were received by the Treasurers in the Act for a speedy Loan, and Contribution towards the Relief of the Distressed Protestants of Ireland; and how the same hath been paid; with a List of the particular Receipts and Disbursements: Which was this Day read.
Com rs of Accompts.
|Major-Gen. Desborow,||Tellers for the Yeas:||31.|
|Colonel Kenrick,||With the Yeas,|
|Colonel Courtney,||Tellers for the Noes:||30.|
|Colonel James,||With the Noes,|
Embassy to Sweden.
Mr. Lawrence reports from the Council of State, The Draught of Letters of Credence to the Lord Commissioner Whitelock, as Ambassador Extraordinary to the Queen of Sweden: Which was this Day read; and, after some Amendments at the Table, was agreed.
A Bill for the Payment of One thousand and Fifty Pounds to the Lord Commissioner Whitelock out of Prize Goods, for the Arrears of his Salary: Which was read the First and Second time: And, after some Amendments at the Table;
|Colonel Clerk,||Tellers for the Noes:||31.|
|Mr. Wingfield,||With the Noes,|
|Major-Gen. Harrison,||Tellers for the Yeas:||38.|
|Mr. Strickland,||With the Yeas,|
|Colonel Clerk,||Tellers for the Noes:||34.|
|Sir Gilbert Pickering,||With the Noes,|
|Mr. Highland,||Tellers for the Yeas:||37.|
|Alderman Ireton,||With the Yeas,|
Resolved, That these Words be added to the former Vote; "and that the Lords Commissioners for the Great Seal, notwithstanding this Vote, be authorized and impowered to issue forth, under the Great Seal, all original Writs, Writs of Covenant and Entry."