DIE Veneris, 29 die Decembris.
PRAYERS, by Mr. Corbett.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Comes Denbigh, Speaker.
Countess of Worcester & al. a Pass.
Ordered, That the Countess of Worcester, with Mrs.
Arrundell, Mrs. Du Verger, Mary Sheapard, John Smyth,
John Parker, and Rich. Tomson, shall have a Pass, to go
E. of Midd. excused.
The Speaker acquainted the House, "That the Earl
of Midd. desires to be excused for not attending the
House, in regard of his ill Health at this Time."
Which Excuse was admitted for the present.
E. of Rutland summoned.
An Account was given to the House, by Mr. Baker,
"That he summoned the Earl of Rutland to attend
this House, as on Thursday last; and his Lordship said,
[ (fn. *) He would ] send his Answer to the House."
Ordered, That the Order on Saturday last, for
summoning the Lords, shall be renewed, to summon them
to attend this House on Tuesday Morning next.
House adjourned till Tuesday next, 10a Aurora.