Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 4, 1629-42. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 24 die Aprilis, Easter Eve.
Viscount Stafford Leave to be absent,
and the Master of the Rolls.
Bp. of Bristol Leave to see the Abp. of Cant.
Sir Edward Osborne to see the E. of Strafford.
Lords appointed to receive 4366l. 13 s. 4 d. for Berwick.
Ordered, That the Right Hon. the Earl of Bedford, the Earl of Essex, and the Earl of Holland, or any Two of them, are, by virtue of this Order, authorized and enabled to receive such several Sums of Money as have been voluntarily lent by particular Lords of this House, for the Relief of the distressed Town and Garrison of Barwicke, and are to give Acquittances for the Receipt of the same; and to appoint likewise whom they please under them, to receive the said Monies, and to take Care for the conveying it to Barwicke.
And lastly, their Lordships shall be hereby enabled to receive from the House of Commons the said Sum hereafter, and to re-pay it back to the particular Lords that have been pleased to lend the same to the Use aforesaid.
The Earl of Holland, Lord General, signified to the House "That he had already writ down to Barwicke, to let them know that there is Order taken to supply them with Money and Provisions presently, that so in the mean Time there may be no Disorders and Mutinies committed by the Soldiers."
Conference appointed about the Bill of Attainder of the Earl of Strafford.
Message from the H. C. for a Conference touching a Petition from London.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Communi Banco, Locum tenens Domini Custodis Magni Sigilli, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 26m diem instantis Aprilis, hora nona, Dominis sic decernentibus.