Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 26 die Januarii, 1679-80.
Parliament further prorogued.
THE House being this Day met;
A Message was delivered from his Majesty by Thomas Duppa Esquire, Deputy Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod; viz.
Gentlemen of the House of Commons,
The King commands this honourable House to attend Him immediately in the House of Peers.
And accordingly the House went up to attend his Majesty; who was pleased, after having made a Speech, to prorogue this Parliament until the Fifteenth Day of April next.