Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 18, 1705-1709. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Veneris, 7 Novembris.
Standing Orders to be continued; and all Orders relating to Private Bills and Causes to be printed.
The Roll of Standing Orders being read; it is Ordered, That the same Orders shall be, and remain, the Standing Orders of this House; and that all Orders relating to the passing of Private Bills, and hearing of Causes, shall be duly observed for the future, and printed and published at the Beginning of every Session of Parliament, to the End all Persons concerned may take Notice thereof.
Watkins versus Price.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of John Watkins Esquire, from a Decree of the Court of Exchequer, of the Thirtieth of June One Thousand Seven Hundred and Three; and the Reports, Orders, and Proceedings, pursuant thereto; and a Decree of the Nineteenth of June One Thousand Seven Hundred and Six, and the subsequent Orders made thereupon, on the Behalf of John Price Esquire; and praying, "That the same may be set aside and reversed; and that the final Decree be opened, and the Petitioner relieved in the Premises; and that the Service of this Order on the Respondent's Clerk in Court may be sufficient Service, in order to answering the said Appeal; and all Proceedings in the mean Time stayed:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said John Price may have a Copy of the said Appeal; and shall and he is hereby required to put in his Answer thereunto, in Writing, on Thursday the Seven and Twentieth Day of this Instant November, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon; and that, in the mean Time, all Proceedings in the said Cause shall be stayed; and that the Service of this Order upon the Respondent's Clerk in the Exchequer shall be good Service, in order thereunto.
Calthorpe & al. versus May & al.
Upon reading the Petition of Reynolds Calthorpe Esquire, and Samuel Battely Gentleman, Appellants, and Charles May Esquire and others, Respondents; praying, "That a Day may be appointed, for hearing of their Cause, depending in this House:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Tuesday the Five and Twentieth Day of this Instant November, at Eleven a Clock.