DIE Veneris, 25 die Augusti.
Ds. Grey of Warke, Speaker this Day.
Message to the H. C. about managing the Evidence in Justice Berkley's Trial.
Ordered, That the Trial of Mr. Justice Berkley
shall be on Monday Morning next.
And a Message was sent to the House of Commons,
by Sir Edw. Leech and Dr. Aylett, to let the House of
Commons know of it, and desire them to appoint some
of their Members to manage the Evidence.
Letters to be sent to Peers in Town, who do not attend.
Ordered, Those Lords that are in Town, and
attends not this House, shall have Letters sent to
them from the Speaker of this House, to give their
Attendance on this House forthwith, without Fail, as
Fountain, a Pass, to carry Letters to the King, from France.
The House being informed, "That the French
Agent hath received Letters out of France for His
Majesty:" It is Ordered, That John Fountayne,
Servant to the said Agent, shall have a Pass, to carry
them to Oxford, and return again to London.
L. Willoughby's Petition, for a Debt due by the late E. of Peterborough.
Upon reading the Petition of the Lord Willoughby
of Parham; shewing, "That the late Earl of Peterborrough was indebted, by Bond, in the Sum of Three
Hundred Pounds, and died intestate, and the Countess
Dowager refuses to take Letters of Administration
of the said Personal Estate, and is desirous that the
Petitioner may be satisfied with Damages due unto
him: But (fn. *) "
House adjourned till 10a cras.