Die Veneris, 2 Novembris, 18 Car. IIdi.
ORDERED, That Dr. Perencheife, and Dr. Sancroft, Dean of Saint Paul's be desired to preach
before this House on Wednesday next, being the monthly
publick Fast Day, the one in the Forenoon, and the other
in the Afternoon, in Saint Margaret's Church, Westminster: And Mr. Crouch and Sir John Birkenhead are
desired to give them Notice.
Lady Hollis' Nat.
A Bill for Naturalizing of Esther Le Lon, Wife of
the Right honourable Denzill Lord Hollis, was read the
Ordered, That this Bill be read the Second Time, on
Frazer's, &c. Nat.
A Bill for naturalizing Dame Mary Frazer, and others,
was read the First Time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read the Second time on
Ordered, That the Bill for the Sale of Goring House be
read To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That Doctor Isaac Bazeers be added to the
Bill of Naturalization.
A Petition of William Tayleur Esquire, was read.
Resolved, &c. That Mr. Tayleur be called in to the Bar
of this House, to aver the Matter of his Petition.
Mr. Tayleur being called in; and standing at the Bar
of the House; and the Petition being shewed to him; he
did own the Petition; and did aver, he would make out
the Substance of it to be true.
Ordered, That the Petition be referred to the Committee of Grievances, to take it into Consideration: And
that the Committee do sit this Afternoon, to appoint a
Day for hearing the Matter.
The House then resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, to proceed in the Consideration of his
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Millward took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Millward reports, That the Committee of the
whole House had proceeded in the Consideration of an
Imposition on the Consumption of Commodities, in order
to his Majesty's Supply; and had debated an Imposition
on some Foreign Commodities; but came to no Resolution therein: And humbly moved, That the House
would resolve into a Committee, To-morrow, to proceed
in the Consideration of his Majesty's Supply.
The Question being propounded, That the Committee
of the whole House do, in the next Place, take into
Consideration a Land Tax, in order to his Majesty's
And the Question being put, That That Question be
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
And the main Question being put; it was
Resolved, That the Committee of the whole House do,
in the next Place, take into Consideration a Land Tax,
in order to his Majesty's Supply.
Answer to Votes.
The Lord Fitzharding, being one of the Number that
attended his Majesty with the Votes of both Houses for
prohibiting the Importation of French Commodities, and
the Votes for suppressing the Insolency of Papists,
acquaints the House, That his Majesty very chearfully
accepted of the said Votes; and declared, He would
take a speedy Course therein.
Ordered, That Colonel Legg, Mr. Grimes, Mr. Stanhope, Sir Fran. Anderson, Sir Wilfrid Lawson, Mr.
Nicholas Dennis, Mr. Andrew Newport, Mr. Dalston,
Sir John Newton, Sir Thom. Osborne, Mr. Price, Mr.
Rowse, be added to the Committee of Elections.