Die Jovis, 27 Septembris, 1649.
Goldsmiths Hall Revenue.
MR. Scott reports from the Council of State, That,
whereas the Ninety thousand Pounds per mensem is
not sufficient for the Pay of the Army; and that, for the
Supply thereof, this Council hath charged some Monies
upon the Receipts at Goldsmiths Hall; that at present Monies do not come in, for want of perfecting some Compositions there depending; to desire the House, they will
give Order to the Committee at Goldsmiths Hall to sit
frequently till those Compositions be finished; that Supplies may be had thence seasonably for the Necessities of
Ordered, That the Committee at Goldsmiths Hall do sit
this Afternoon, and so de die in diem, till those Compositions be finished, that Supplies may be had from thence
seasonably for the Necessities of the Army: And that Mr.
Lister and Colonel Marten be added to that Committee.
Proceedings at Oxford.
Mr. Scott reports from the Council of State, a Letter
from the General, from Kensington, 24 Septembris 1649,
touching the suppressing the late Insurrection at Oxford,
and the Proceedings of the Court Martial against such of
the most guilty therein, as were Members of the Army:
Which was this Day read.
Resolved, &c. That this House doth approve of the
General's Proceedings therein: And that the Thanks of
this House be returned to the General, and the rest of the
Officers, for their good Service therein: And that Mr.
James Challenor do give them the Thanks of this House
Declaration of Parliament.
Mr. Scott reports from the Council of State, a Declaration for vindicating the Proceedings of the Parliament.
Which was this Day read the First time.
Resolved, &c. That the said Declaration be read in Parts.