Martis, 1 die Octobris, 1678.
Parliament further prorogued.
THE Parliament being, on the Twenty-ninth Day
of August last prorogued until this Day; and his
Majesty having, by his Royal Proclamation, signified his
Pleasure, that there shall be a further Prorogation until
the One-and-twentieth Day of this Instant, October;
And the House being met;
A Message was delivered by Sir Edward Carteret,
Usher of the Black Rod;
The Lords, authorized by the King, desire the immediate Attendance of this House, in the House of
Lords, to hear the King's Commission read.
And, accordingly, Mr. Speaker, with the House, went
up to the House of Lords: Where the King's Commission for proroguing the Parliament being read; this
Parliament was, in pursuance thereof, prorogued until
the One-and-twentieth Day of this present October.