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 Lunæ, 3 Decembris.
Marten versus Herbert.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Herbert, Respondent to the Appeal of Henry Marten; praying; "That he may be admitted, in Forma Pauperis, to defend the said Appeal in this House; and that Sir Thomas Powis and Samuel Dod Esquire may be assigned Counsel for him:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Thomas Herbert shall be, and he is hereby, admitted, in Forma Pauperis, to answer the said Appeal in this House; and that Sir Thomas Powis and Mr. Dod shall be, and they are hereby, assigned Counsel for the said Thomas Herbert.
Philips versus Bury, in Error.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the Errors argued, upon the Writ of Error depending in this House, wherein Robert Phillips is Plaintiff, and Arthur Bury Defendant, on Friday the Seventh Day of this Instant December, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Absent Lords called.
Ds. Gray War.
Speaker to write to them, to attend.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Keeper of the Great Seal of England do write Letters to the absent Lords (in the usual Form), to attend this House on Tuesday the Eighteenth Day of this Instant December.
Judges to attend, and be reprimanded.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That all the Judges do attend this House To-morrow, at Twelve of the Clock, except such whose Attendance is at present necessary in the Courts of Law or Equity; and that the Reprimand given to the Judges, the Ninth Day of February, One Thousand Six Hundred Ninety-three, be then repeated to them.
Joh'es Marchio de Normanby, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, (videlicet,) quartum diem instantis Decembris, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.