DIE Martis, 27 Octobris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Lords take the Oaths.
This Day Richard Lord Bishop of Peterborough,
Symon Lord Bishop of Ely, and Robert Lord Bishop
of Chichester, took the Oaths, and made and subscribed
the Declaration, pursuant to the Statute.
Then Symon Lord Bishop of Ely took the Oaths,
and made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to
the Statute 25° Car. Secundi, for preventing the Dangers which may happen from Popish Recusants.
The Witnesses were sworn, to prove the Truth of
his Certificate, that he had received the Sacrament
of the Lord's Supper.
Tuder versus Reg & Regin. in Error.
The Lord Chief Justice of the King's Bench brought
in a Writ of Error, in the usual Manner:
Tuder Plaintiff, versus Reg. et Regin. Defendants.
Myers & al. Tenants of Millom versus Huddlestone.
Upon reading the Petition of Edmond Myres and
others, customary Tenants of the Manor of Millom;
shewing, "That they have an Appeal depending in this
House, against Joseph Huddlestone Esquire, Lord of
the said Manor and others; and praying, that a
Day may be appointed for hearing thereof:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will
hear the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the
Bar, on Tuesday the Third Day of November next, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Arch. of York to preach 5th Nov.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That his Grace the Lord
Archbishop of Yorke be, and is hereby, desired to
preach before this House, in the Abbey Church at
Westminster, on Thursday the Fifth Day of November
King's Answer to the Address.
The Lord Chief Baron reported, "That the House
waited on His Majesty with their Address; and His
Majesty was pleased to say, That He took the Address very kindly."
Alnage, to regulate the Collection of.
Lords Committees appointed to receive Proposals,
and draw a Bill, for regulating the collecting
the Duty of Alnage.
|Mr. Justice Eyre and
Mr. Baron Turton,
|To assist their Lordships.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to
meet on Friday next, at Nine of the Clock
in the Forenoon, at the Prince's Lodgings
near the House of Peers; and to adjourn
as they please.
Clandestine Marriages Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act disabling
Minors to marry without the Consent of their Fathers or Guardians, and against their untimely marrying after the Decease of their Fathers, and for
preventing all clandestine Marriages for the future."
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a
Committee of the whole House, to be considered therein on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Address to the Queen.
ORDERED, That the Lords following do withdraw
presently, and draw an Address to be presented to Her
Majesty, to give Her the Thanks of this House, for
Her prudent Care in the Administration of the Government in His Majesty's Absence:
Then their Lordships withdrew.
And, after some Time, his Grace the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury reported the Address.
Which was read Twice, and agreed to, as follows;
"We, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal Subjects, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, from a true Sense of the Quiet and
Happiness the Nation hath enjoyed in Your Majesty's Administration of the Government in the
King's Absence, do hold ourselves obliged to present our most humble Acknowledgments to Your
Majesty, for Your prudent Conduct therein, to the
universal Satisfaction, as well as the Security, of the
ORDERED, That the Lord Viscount Villers do attend
Her Majesty presently, to know what Time Her Majesty will appoint for this House to attend Her with
After some Time;
House to attend Her Majesty with it.
The Lord Viscount Villers acquainted the House,
"That he had attended Her Majesty, as commanded;
and that Her Majesty hath appointed Three of the
Clock this Afternoon, for this House to attend Her,
with the Address, in the Drawing Room at Whitehall."
Rob'tus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris,
(videlicet), 30um diem instantis Octobris, hora decima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.