DIE Jovis, videlicet, 13 die Octobris.
The Lord Grey of Warke was appointed to be
Speaker this Day.
Answer from the H. C. about the Declaration to hinder the King's Army from coming to London.
The Messengers sent Yesterday to the House of Commons return with this Answer:
That the House of Commons agrees, that they concur to refer the drawing of the Declaration to the Committee for the Safety of the Kingdom.
Messengers that go to the King to have a Pass.
Ordered, That the Messengers that are to carry
down the Proclamation for the adjourning Part of the
next Term, to the King, to be sealed, shall have an
Order of this House, to secure them going and coming
E. of Warwick's Cause, about the Post Office.
Ordered, That the Cause concerning the Earl of
Warwicke, about the Letter Office, shall be put off until
this Day Sevennight.
No Carriages to pass through Old Palace Yard.
Ordered, That no Carts nor Coaches shall be
permitted to pass through The Old Palace, near this
House, until the same be paved, because it retards their
Lord Mayor Elect to be approved of by the Lords, in Absence of the Lord Keeper.
Whereas the Lord Mayor Elect of London did usually
come and be presented before the Lord Keeper, to receive Approbation; and because the Lord Keeper is
now with the King; this House Ordered, That the
Lord Mayor of London shall come and be presented before this House, and receive Approbation, on Monday
Beverlett committed, for Contempt of an Order in Le Grand's Cause.
This Day one Beverlett, a Frenchman, having disobeyed an Order of this House, in the Cause of Ric'd
Le Grand, was brought to the Bar, as a Delinquent;
and confessing that he received a Paper by Le Grand,
but hath not done any Thing in it: The said Beverlett
being withdrawn, the House taking the said Contempt
of the Order of this House [ (fn. *) into Consideration, Ordered,] That the said John Beverlett, for his Contempt, in not performing the Order of this House, shall
be forthwith committed to The Fleet, until the Pleasure
of this House be further known.
Adjourn, 10a cras.