Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Wednesday, August the 10th, 1659.
Union with Scotland.
|Mr. Ralegh,||Tellers for the Yeas:||21.|
|Sir Michael Levisey,||With the Yeas,|
|Mr. Weston,||Tellers for the Noes:||34.|
|Mr. Lister,||With the Noes,|
Proclamation against Conspirators.
The Question being propounded, That the Proclamation made Yesterday, proclaiming Colonel Randolph Egerton, Robert Werden, Sir Geo. Booth, and Sir Tho. Middleton, and their Adherents, Traitors and Rebels, be proclaimed in all the Market-Towns in this Commonwealth; and read in every Church;
|Mr. Robinson,||Tellers for the Yeas:||30.|
|Mr. Weston,||With the Yeas,|
|Mr. Robert Goodwin,||Tellers for the Noes:||27.|
|Mr. Weaver,||With the Noes,|
Resolved, That the Proclamation made Yesterday, proclaiming Colonel Randolph Egerton, Robert Werden, Sir George Booth, and Sir Tho. Middleton, and their Adherents, Traitors and Rebels, be proclaimed in all the Market-Towns in this Commonwealth; and read in every Church.
Sir Henry Vane gave an Account to the House, that the Council of State did, according to their Order, acquaint the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Common Council of the City of London with the said Proclamation and Vote of this House, according to the Order of this House.
Mr. Nevill reports from the Council of State, That it be humbly offered to the Parliament, That for the better Security of Windsor-Castle, which the Council conceive to be in some Danger, they will please to grant a Commission to the Lord Whitlock to be Governor of the said Castle; and that he may have Power to make a DeputyGovernor there, during his necessary Attendance upon other publick Affairs; such Deputy being first approved of by the Parliament.
Ordered, That the Letters touching settling Officers for the Militia in the several Counties, be looked out against To-morrow Morning; and that that Business be taken into Consideration the first Business To-morrow Morning; nothing to intervene.