Jovis, 30 die Maii; 1° Willielmi et Mariæ.
A MESSAGE from the Lords, by Sir Miles Cooke
and Mr. Methwyn;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have passed a Bill, intituled,
An Act to enable Theodore Bathurst to make a Jointure
for his Wife; and to charge Monies on Part of his Estate
in Yorkshire: To which they desire the Concurrence of
Also, the Lords have passed another Bill, intituled,
An Act to enable Robert Penwarne to sell Lands, to
pay Debts: To which they also desire the Concurrence
of the House.
Dean of Canterbury to preach on 5th June.
Ordered, That the Dean of Canterbury be desired to
preach before this House, at St. Margarett's, Westminster,
upon the Fifth Day of June next; the Day appointed,
by their Majesties Proclamation, for a General Fast:
And that Mr. Hamden do acquaint him with such the
Desires of the House.
Conference desired with Lords.
Ordered, That the Lord Eland do go up to the
Lords, to desire a free Conference, upon the Subject
Matter of the last Conference.
The Lord Eland reports, That, he having been according to the Order of the House, with the Lords, to
desire a free Conference, the Lords do agree to a free
Conference To-morrow Morning, at Eleven of the Clock.
Ordered, That Sir Edw. Harley, Mr. Brewer, Mr.
Bickerstaffe, Mr. Gorge, Mr. Christy, Sir John Carew,
Mr. Blowfeild, Mr. Reignolds, Mr. Rich. Hart, Mr.
Smith, Sir Nevill Catlyn, and all the Gentlemen of the
Long Robe, be added to the Committee, to whom the
Bill for Relief of poor Prisoners is referred.
The House then resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, to proceed in the Consideration of the Bill
for granting a Subsidy to their Majesties.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Hamden took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Hamden reports from the Committee of the whole
House, That they had made some Progress in the Bill;
but had not, as yet, gone through the same.
Ordered, That all Committees be revived.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Nine of the Clock.