DIE Martis, 28 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Joh'es Sommers Miles, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Leeds, Ds.Præses.
Comes Pembroke, Ds. Privati Sigilli.
Dux Devon, Ds. Senescallus.
Comes Lindsey, Ds. Magnus Camerarius.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Clifford L.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
Ds. Herbert Ch.
Deere versus Gibbon.
Upon reading the Petition of William Deere; praying, "That he may be permitted to enter into Security
for his Brother Edward Deere, upon his Appeal depending in this House, to which William Gibbon is
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioner William
Deere, Brother to the said Edward Deere, may enter
into Security for the Appellant, as desired.
State of the Public Accompts.
The Secretary to the Commissioners appointed by
a late Act of Parliament to examine, take, and state, the
Public Accompts of the Kingdom, delivered a Copy of
the said Accompts of the last Year.
E. I. Company and Merchants, concerning Powers necessary to be given to an E. I. Comp.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee, upon the reading the Papers delivered
into this House by the East India Company, and the
Merchants trading to The East Indies, and Consideration
of the East India Trade, and such Powers as may be
requisite to be given to an East India Company.
After some Time, the House was resumed.
And the Lord Bishop of Salisbury reported, "That
the Committee had made some Progress in the Matter relating to the East India Company; and desire
another Time may be appointed, for the House to be
put into a Committee again on this Matter."
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House shall be
put into a Committee, on Saturday next, at Eleven of
the Clock, to consider further of the East India Trade,
and of such Powers as may be requisite to be given to
an East India Company.
Thornhill versus Clifton.
Whereas Saturday next is appointed for hearing the
Cause wherein Captain John Thornhill and others are
Appellants, and Sir Gervas Clifton and others Respondents:
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
Fourth Day of February next, at Ten of the Clock in
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Mercurii, (videlicet,) vicesimum nonum diem instantis Januarii, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.