Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Mercurii, 4 die Decembris, 13° Car. Regis.
Mr. York reports from the Committee to whom the Bill against Importing of Foreign Wool-cards, Card-wire, or Iron-wire, was committed, several Amendments to the said Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and afterwards delivered in at the Clerk's Table.
Leave of Absence.
Yorkshire Cloth Trade.
The Petition of several Persons, who alledge they have Licences, or Letters Patents, under the Great Seal of England, for the Keeping of Taverns, and Selling of Wines by Retale, presented on the Behalf of themselves, and the rest of the Patentees, was this Day read.
Resolved, upon the Question, That a Committee be appointed to examine the Truth of the Matters alledged in the said Petition; and to hear the Petitioners, and such as are intrusted by his Majesty in granting of Wine Licenses; and to reconcile the Differences between them, if they can; or else to report to this House, how they find the same.
And this Matter is committed to Mr. Comptrolier, Mr. Solicitor General, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Ralph Banks, Sir Henry North, Mr. Churchill, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Mr. Vice Chamberlain, Mr. Goodrick, Sir Rich. Breame, Sir John Brampston, Sir Francis Vincent, Mr. Collins, Mr. Fane, Lord Ancram, Mr. Vincent, Sir Allan Broderick, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Culleford, Lord Newburgh, Sir Henry Wood, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Palmer, Lord Buckhurst, Sir Robert Brooke, Mr. Steward, Mr. Thomas Jones, Mr. Francis Lovelace, Mr. Newton, Sir Francis Anderson, Sir Richard Mauleverer, Sir Richard Everard, Mr. Dowdeswell, Sir Jordan Crosland, Sir Edward Mosely, Mr. Rigby, Dr. Arris, Sir John Shaw, Mr. Jay, Sir James Smith, Colonel Gilby, Sir Tho. Widdrington, Mr. Chetwynd, Mr. Mountague, Mr. Swinsein, Mr. Birch, Sir George Ryne, Sir Tho. Strickland, Mr. Spry, Mr. Clifton, Sir John Nicholas, Colonel Leg, Sir Thomas Allen, Dr. Burwell, Sir Phillip Musgrave, Mr. Glascock, Sir Tho. Ingram, Mr. Clerke, Lord Bruce, Sir John Robinson, Sir William Doyley, Colonel Popham, Mr. John Jones, Mr. Barnaby, Mr. Darcy, Mr. Thompson, Mr. Jolliffe, Sir Edward Seymour, Mr. Pitt, Lord Castleton, Mr. Higgons, Mr. Kirby, Sir Lancelott Lake, Serjeant Charleton, Mr. Trelawney, Sir Robert Holt, Colonel Shackerley, Mr. Prym, Mr. Whitley, Sir John Vaughan, Mr. Seymour, Sir William Lewes, Mr. Wm. Sandys, Sir Thomas Meres, Sir Benjamin Ayloffe, Mr. Smith, Mr. Thurland, Sir George Courlhope, Mr. Clifford, Sir John Rolls, Mr. Ballen Reymes, Mr. Garraway, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Thomas Leigh, Sir Edmond Pooley, Sir Henry Widdrington, Mr. Lowther, Colonel Edm. Windham, Sir Phillip Warwicke, Mr. Knight, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Courtney Poole: And they are to meet in the Exchequer Chamber To-morrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the Case upon the Bill for making void certain Fines levied by Sir Edward Powell, and his Lady, be heard at the Bar of this House on this Day Sevennight: And that the Committee to whom the Bill is committed, be discharged.
Resolved, That a Message be sent to the Lords, to desire that such Witnesses may be sworn at the Bar of their House, as either Party shall produce to be examined upon the Hearing of the Case in this House: And Mr. Crouch is to carry up the said Message.