Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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Die Jovis, 26 die Julii.
D. of Yorke.
|L. Chief Baron, Speaker.|
L. Great Chamberlain.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Howard of Esc.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. George Berkley.
Ds. (fn. 1) Newport.
Wright versus Sir Wm. Brereton.
Ricaut versus Sir Ar. Haselrigg.
Persons who signed the Warrant for L. Capel's Execution.
Whereas this Day those Persons that are now in the Custody of the Gentleman Usher, that have subscribed their Hands, and set their Seals, to the Warrant of the Execution of the Lord Capell, to see if they own their Hands were to be brought to the Bar this Day:
E. of Sandwich introduced.
This Day Edward Mountagu was introducted, between the Earl of North'ton and the Earl of Leichfeild, the Lord Great Chamberlain and Garter at Arms going before; and he having presented his Patent upon his Knee to the Speaker, at the End of the Woolsack, and it being delivered to the Clerk, it was read publicly. The said Patent bears Date the 12th Day of July Instant, in the Twelfth Year of King Charles the Second, whereby the said Edward Mountagu is created Baron of St. Neotes, Viscount Hinchingbrooke, and Earl of Sandwich.
Smith's Information against the Committee of Leicester.
He presented likewise a Copy of Petition, which was tendered to him by the Committee of Leycester to be signed; and he was threatened to be imprisoned if he did not subscribe it; and he was imprisoned by the said Committee for not subscribing.