Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 5, 1642-1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 29 die Octobris.
Lord Grey, Speaker.
Means of bringing about a Peace to be considered.
It was moved, "That it might be taken into Consideration, how to prevent farther Bloodshed between the Two Armies; and to consider of some Means to beget a Peace:" Which this House Resolved of; and Ordered, To sit this Afternoon at Three a Clock, and to send to the House of Commons, to desire them to sit.
Message to the H. C. to sit P. M.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Serjeant Whitfeild and Serjeant Glanvile:
To desire them to fit this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock; for this House may have Occasion of some Business of Importance.
Adjourn till 3a post meridiem.
Lord Grey de Warke, Speaker.
Paviours in Old Palace-yard petition for Payment.
The Petition of the Paviours and Workmen, that work in The Old Palace, desiring Money to defray the Charges that they have been at: It is Ordered, That they shall bring in their Bills, of the Charges and Work which is due unto them, to Inigo Jones, and the Officers of the King's Work, who are to peruse and examine them, to see if they be reasonable Rates and Demands that are made, and to report the same to this House; and then further Directions therein shall be given.
Countess of Arundel to transport Furniture.
Ordered, That the China Dishes and Hangings of the Countess of Arundell shall be permitted to be transported beyond the Seas, without any Lett or Interruption.
Adjourn till Monday, 10 a Clock.