Tuesday, the 17th of August, 1652.
ORDERED, That the Act for setting apart a Day
of publick Humiliation be reported, on Thursday
Ordered, That the Report, touching the Accounts of
the Garison of Hull, be made on Friday Morning next.
Embassy from Portugal.
Mr. Speaker, by way of Report, acquaints the House,
that he had received Letters from the Lord Ambassador
Extraordinary from the King of Portugall.
A Letter from the Earl Lord Chamberlain Lord
Ambassador Extraordinary from the King of Portugall,
of the * Day of * 1652, was this Day read.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Council of State,
to give Order for the Reception of the Earl Lord Chamberlain Lord Ambassador Extraordinary from the King
of Portugall, according to the Rule given for Reception
of an Extraordinary Ambassador: And that the Council
of State do give Order, and take Care, that he have a
Safe-Conduct speedily dispatched to him.
The House resumed the Debate upon the Report made
from the Council of State, on Friday last, touching Commissioners for Ireland.
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