Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 15, 1691-1696. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Veneris, 12 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Boswell versus Mascall.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon the Petition and Appeal of John Boswell, from a decretal Order made by the Lords Commissioners of the Great Seal, on the Behalf of John Mascall, the Three and Twentieth Day of February last, and other Orders in that Cause; as also upon the Answer of John Mascall put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by Counsel thereupon, it is ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal of John Boswell shall be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the several Orders therein complained of shall be, and they are hereby, affirmed: And it is further ORDERED, That the said John Boswell shall pay or cause to be paid unto the Respondent John Mascall, the Sum of Forty Pounds, for his Costs, in defending the said Appeal in this House.
Mason versus Rowland.
This Day the Lord Chief Justice of the King's Bench (in the usual Manner) brought in a Writ of Error; wherein Anthony Mason is Plaintiff, and Edward Rowland Defendant.
King's Answer to Address.
The Earl of Rochester reported His Majesty's Answer to the Address Yesterday: "That His Majesty said, I will consider of it, and give you an Answer."
Admirals and Capt. Rutter to attend.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Admirals who commanded the Fleet the last Summer, and Captain Rutter, do attend this House on Monday next, at Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Ashley versus Jemmatt.
Whereas, by an Order of the Ninth Instant, it was ordered, That the Cause wherein Henry Ashley is Appellant, and John Jemmat and his Wife are Respondents, should be heard the Thirteenth:
It is now ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Wednesday the Seventeenth Day of this Instant January, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, (videlicet,) decimum quintum diem instantis Januarii, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.