DIE Martis, 26 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
Epus.Litch. et Cov.
|Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Johannes Ds. Robertes, Custos Privati Sigilli.
Robertus Comes Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
|Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Gerard de Bromley.
Ds. Arundell Ward.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
Sir Charles Stanley's Bill.
The Duke of Richmond reported, "That the Committee have considered of the Bill to enable Trustees
to make Leases, for Payment of the Debts, and providing for the Children, of Sir Charles Stanley; and
have made some Alterations and Amendments therein,
which they offer to the Consideration of this House."
The said Amendments and Alterations were read
Twice, and Agreed to; and the Bill is ordered to be
engrossed, with the said Alterations and Amendments.
Message from H. C. for a Conference about committing the E. of Clarendon.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir Thomas Littleton and others:
To desire a Free Conference, upon the Subject-matter
of the last Conference.
The Answer returned was:
That this House will consider of their Message, and
will send an Answer by Messengers of their own.
Referred to the Committee of Privileges.
Then this House took into Consideration the abovesaid Message; and the Matter of the last Conference
Yesterday was read.
And, after a long Debate, it is ORDERED, That the
Consideration of this whole Business is referred to the
Committee of Privileges, what may be done regularly
in this Case; and if a Free Conference may be granted
by this House, then how it may be circumstantiated so
as that it may be no Prejudice to the Privileges of this
House. The Committee to meet this Afternoon, at Four
of the Clock, and make Report thereof To-morrow
Morning to this House.
French & al. wh arrested Capes, the E. of North'ton's Servant, released.
Whereas Richard French, Richard Gibbons, and Robert Barret, now in the Custody of the Gentleman Usher
of the Black Rod attending this House, for arresting
Arthur Capes, Servant to the Earl of North'ton, a Peer
of this Realm, and carrying him to the Gaol of North'ton, on the Tenth Day of October last, contrary to the Privilege of Parliament, have acknowledged their said
Offence and Sorrow for the same, and have likewise
submitted themselves to the Earl of North'ton.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled (at the Request and Intercession
of the Earl of North'ton on their Behalf), That the
said Richard French, Richard Gibbons, and Robert Barret, be, and are hereby, discharged of their present Restraint, paying their Fees: And this shall be a sufficient
Warrant on that Behalf.
Sir P. Wentworth reprimanded for it.
After this, Sir Peter Wentworth being called in, to
give an Account concerning the arresting of Arthur Capes,
Servant to the Earl of North'ton, he confessed Capes
was arrested, the 16th of May, 1667, at his Suit; but
he did not know that the said Capes was Servant to the
Earl of North'ton; but he took him to be Mr. Goodman's
Upon this, Sir Peter Wentworth had the Reproof of
this House, for something he had said at this Bar, that
reflected upon the Earl of North'ton.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii,
videlicet, 27um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.