DIE Martis, 13 die Novembris.
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
L. Great Chamberlain.
L. Chamberlain of the Household.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Viscount of Stafford.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Astley's Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for naturalizing of Francis Astley."
E. of Arundel's Bill.
The Marquis of Dorchester reported from the Committee, the Bill for restoring the now Earl of Arrundell to the Dukedom of Norff.; which the Committee
thinks fit to pass, with some Alterations.
His Lordship likewise reported, "That the said
Committee had examined several Witnesses concerning the present Condition of the said Earl of Arrundell; and their Lordships were informed, that
the said Earl is a perfect Lunatic, and hath a constant
Physician with him; that he lives in the best House
in Padua; and hath Twelve Servants to attend him,
and all Things fitting for his Quality."
Then the Alterations were read Twice.
And, after a little Debate, it was ordered to be recommitted; and the Committee to (fn. 1) meet again on Saturday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon:
And the Lord Viscount of Stafford may have a Copy
of the Bill.
E. of Dorset's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling a
Rent Charge, issuing out of Knole, in Kent, upon
Lands of the Earl of Dorsett's, in Sussex."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following:
1 Marq. Dorchester.
3 Comes Bridgwater.
2 Comes Suffolke.
4 Comes Bollingbrooke.
6 Comes Strafford.
5 Comes Peterborough.
7 Comes Sandwich.
8 Viscount Say & Seale.
9 Viscount Mountagu.
2 Ds. Robertes.
3 Ds. Seymour.
1 Ds. Howard de Charlt.
4 Ds. Lucas.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Friday
next, at Three a Clock in the Afternoon, in the
Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn from Time to
E. of Arundel's Witnesses.
ORDERED, That the Witnesses in the Case concerning the Earl of Arrundell shall be sworn, at this
Bar, To-morrow Morning.
House adjourned till 10a cras, Aurora.