Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 14, 1685-1691. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 19 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Dowager Ly. Pawlet versus L. Pawlet & al.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, on both Sides, in a Cause depending in this House, wherein the Lady Susanna Pawlett is Plaintiff, against the Lord Pawlett an Infant her Son Defendant, being an Appeal from a Decree or Dismission in the Court of Chancery, of her Bill against John now Lord Pawlett by his Guardian, and his Trustees, Francis Pawlet Esquire, Sir John Sidenham Knight, Sir Thomas Putt Baronet, Edward Coke Esquire, and Edward Stroude Esquire, Defendants:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by Counsel on either Side thereupon, it is ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petition and Appeal of the Lady Susanna Pawlet be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Decree or Dismission made in the High Court of Chancery, from which she appealed to this House, be, and is hereby, affirmed.
Barret versus Desmener.
The House being moved, on the Behalf of Richard Barret, "That they would appoint a Day for hearing his Cause depending in this House, to which John Desmener is Defendant:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, on Monday the 30th of November Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the said Richard Barret is to cause timely Notice to be given to the said Desmener, to the End he attend with Counsel accordingly.
The King's Speech to be considered.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Monday next is appointed for reading and considering His Majesty's Speech.
Lords to attend the House.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That all Lords this Day present, or in or about the Town, be, and are hereby, required to attend this House on Monday next, under such Penalties as this House shall think fit to inflict upon them.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 20um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.