DIE Jovis, 16 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Comes Nottingham, Præses.
Comes Sunderland, C. P. S.
Dux Devon, Senescallus.
Dux Bolton, Camerarius.
Dux Bucks & Nor.
Dux Ancaster, Magnus Camerarius.
Comes De Loraine.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Turner versus Smith & al.
Upon reading the Petition of John Turner, Rector
and Vicar of Coverham, in the County of York; praying, "In regard the Respondents to his Appeal live in
Yorkshire, One Hundred and Seventy Miles distant
from London; and the Petitioner not having Money
to carry him down, to serve the Order of this House
for their answering, by reason of his Poverty; that
the Order made for that Purpose being served upon
the Respondents Clerk or Solicitor in this Cause
here may be good Service:"
It is Ordered, That the Service of the said Order
of this House on the Respondents Clerk or Solicitor
in this Cause here shall be deemed good Service, for
the Respondents answering the said Appeal.
Message from H. C. for a Conference concerning the Course of Proceedings on Impeachments.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir John Hobart and others:
To desire a Conference with this House, in relation
to the Course of Proceedings on Impeachments exhibited by the Commons.
To which the House agreed.
And the Commons were called in; and told, "That
the Lords do agree to a Conference, as desired; and
appoint the same, at Two a Clock To-morrow, in the
Lloyd versus Burton.
Whereas this Day was appointed, for hearing the
Cause wherein John Lloyd Gentleman and Mary his
Wife are Appellants, and Cornelius Burton an Instant,
by Sarab Burton his Mother and prochein Amie, is Respondent:
The House being moved, "That the hearing the
same may be put off to a further Day;" and the
Standing Order of this House, of the 28th of June
1715, for calling in of Causes at Eleven a Clock, being
It is Ordered, That this House will proceed to
hear the said Cause, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Saturday
next, at Eleven a Clock, according to the said Standing
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris,
decimum septimum diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.