DIE Lunæ, 23 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux St. Albans.
Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Willoughby Par.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Gardner versus African Company.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of John
Gardner Merchant, and Dame Letitia Bawdon, Widow
and Executrix of Sir John Bawdon deceased, from an
Order made in the Court of Exchequer the Seventh
Day of May last, and from a Decretal Order made in
the said Court the Thirteenth Day of June, in a Cause
there then depending, between the Petitioners Plaintiffs,
and the Royal Affrican Company of England Defendants, and from a final Decree made in the said Cause
the Four and Twentieth Day of November last; and
praying the Reversal of the said Orders and Decree:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Royal Affrican
Company may have a Copy of this Petition and Appeal;
and shall and are hereby required to put in their Answer thereunto on Thursday the Second Day of February next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and
that all Proceedings in the Courts below be stayed in
the mean Time.
Kelynge versus Sandy.
Upon reading the Petition and Appeal of Charles
Kelynge Gentleman, from an Order and Decree of the
Court of Chancery, made in a Cause there depending,
wherein Roger Sandy was Complainant, against the Appellant and others Defendants, dated the Fourteenth
Day of June last; and praying the Reversal of the said
Order and Decree:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Roger Sandy
may have a Copy of the said Petition; and shall and
he is hereby required to put in his Answer thereunto,
in Writing, on Thursday the Second Day of February
next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that,
in the mean Time, all Proceedings in the Courts below
shall be stayed.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to
enable Roger Price Esquire to sell some Part of his
Estate, for Payment of Portions to the Daughters of
John Price Esquire, deceased."
An Amendment was made at the Table.
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Miles Cooke and Sir Adam Ottley:
To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereunto.
Counsel allowed Lord Mohun.
The House being this Day moved, "That Charles
Lord Mohun may have a Copy of the Indictment
found against him, and Counsel to assist him:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Charles Lord
Mohun shall have a Copy of the said Indictment; and
that Sir Thomas Powis, Mr. Price, and Mr. Hawles,
shall be of Counsel for his Lordship, as desired.
Baldwin heard, about "K. W. and Q. M. Conquerors, &c."
Upon hearing this Day Richard Baldwin, Printer of
the Book, intituled, "King William and Queen Mary
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That he shall be discharged
from any further Attendance in this Case.
Bentley to attend, about it.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That Richard Bentley shall
be, and he is hereby, required to attend this House
To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon,
concerning the Book, intituled, "King William and
Queen Mary Conquerors, &c."
Bowtell versus Appleby.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day, at the Bar, upon
the Petition and Appeal of William Bowtell and Godfrey
Webster, from certain Orders and a Decree made in the
High Court of Chancery, the Nineteenth Day of December, Secundo Gul. et Mariæ, and the Fifteenth Day
of October last, in Two Causes, wherein Stephen Appleby
was Plaintiff, against the said Bowtell and Webster Defendants, et e contra; as also upon the Answer of the
said Stephen Appleby put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel on either Side thereupon, it is ORDERED and
Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal of
William Bowtell and Godfrey Webster shall be, and is
hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Orders and
Decree therein complained of shall be, and they are
Excise Duties, Bill.
Hodie 1avice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
granting to Their Majesties certain Rates and Duties
of Excise, upon Beer, Ale, and other Liquors; for
securing certain Recompenses and Advantages, in the
said Act mentioned, to such Persons as shall voluntarily advance the Sum of Ten Hundred Thousand
Pounds, towards carrying on the War against
Disaffected Persons, to prevent Dangers from, Bill.
ORDERED, That the Bill, intituled, "An Act to
prevent Dangers which may happen from Persons
disaffected to Their Majesties Government," shall be
read the Second Time on Wednesday next; and all the
Lords summoned then to attend.
Warre versus Minshall, in Error.
This Day the Lord Chief Justice of the King's Bench,
in the usual Manner, brought up a Writ of Error,
wherein William Warre is Plaintiff, and Francis Minshall
L. Mohun, Report concerning his Trial.
The Earl of Bridgewater reported, from the Committee appointed to inspect the Precedents in order to
the Trial of the Lord Mohun,
"That their Lordships are of Opinion, That the
Lord High Steward be chosen Speaker by the House,
during the Lord Mohun's Trial; their Lordships
finding that he was Speaker at the Earl of Strafford's
Trial, and that it appears not that he was any otherwise constituted.
"That the Lord Great Chamberlain take Care that
the Places behind the Lords be kept for Peeresses
and their Daughters; and that the Surveyor General
take Care that the Court and Scaffolds be firm and
"That every Peer shall have Eight Tickets for
"That, their Lordships being informed that the
Lord Delamer did not hold up his Hand at his Trial,
their Lordships desire the Direction of the House,
whether the Lord Mohun shall hold up his Hand."
To which the House agreed; and made the Orders
L. H. Steward to be chose Speaker, during the Trial.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord High
Steward, who shall be appointed by His Majesty
for the Trial of Charles Lord Mohun, shall be chosen
Speaker by the House, for the Days of the Trial."
Lords to have Eight Tickets each.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord Great
Chamberlain be desired to take Care, that the Places
in Westminster Hall behind the Peers be kept clear;
and that every Peer now attending this House
shall have Eight Tickets given him for Places so
kept in Westminster Hall, at the Trial of the Lord
Scaffolding to be made strong.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Their Majesties
Surveyor General do take Care that the Court and
Scaffolds set up in Westminster Hall, for the Trial of
the Lord Mohun, be made firm and strong."
L. Mohun, not to hold up his Hand.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That, when the Lord
Mohun shall come to his Trial in Westminster Hall,
the Lord High Steward shall let him know, he is
not to hold up his Hand upon his Arraignment."
Clerk of the Crown in the K. B. to attend at the Trial.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Clerk of
the Crown in Their Majesties Court of King's Bench,
and his Deputy, do attend this House, at the Trial
of Charles Lord Mohun, on the One and Thirtieth
Day of this Instant January."
Indictment to be returned by Certiorari.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Indictment
found by the Grand Jury against Charles Lord
Mohun shall, by virtue of Their Majesties Writ of
Certiorari, be returned into this House with all convenient Speed."
Williams versus Reade: Barons of the Exchequer to attend.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Barons of
the Exchequer, Mr. Justice Nevill, and Mr. Justice
Gregory, do attend this House on Friday next, at
Twelve of the Clock, to give their Reasons why the
Order of this House, of the Third of January, One
Thousand Six Hundred and Ninety, was not pursued."
Rob'tus Atkyns, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, (videlicet,) 24um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.