DIE Martis, 7 die Maii.
PRAYERS, by Mr. Jackson.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Ds. Grey de Warke, Speaker.
L. Viscount Say & Seale.
Ordinance for continuing the Committee of both Kingdoms sent to the H. C.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Edward Leech and Dr. Aylett:
To deliver unto them the Ordinance passed Yesterday,
for renewing the Committee of both Kingdoms; and
to desire their Concurrence therein.
Cordell, Langham, & al. versus Limbrey, & al.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir John Cordell Knight,
and Alderman of London, John Langham and others, in
the Cause wherein they are Plaintiffs before their Lordships, against John Limbrey and others Defendants;
shewing, "Whereas their Lordships, by their last Order
in the Cause, were pleased to refer the Matter to a
Trial at Law, and, after Verdict and Judgement
entered, to reserve the Equity of the Cause to their
Lordships Determination; the Petitioners being sensible of their Lordships great and weighty Employments, now that there is a Great Seal and a Chancery
open, the Want whereof caused the former Appeal
and Address to their Lordships; therefore they humbly pray their Lordships Dismission of the said Matters, and that the Petitioners and the rest may be left
to take their ordinary Course, if to their Lordships
Judgements the same shall so seem meet."
Hereupon this House Ordered, That this Petition
be shewed to the adverse Party; and this House grants
the Prayer of this Petition, if Cause be not shewed to
this House To-morrow Morning to the contrary.
Ordinance for the associated Counties of Essex, &c. under the E. of Manchester.
Then this House took into further Consideration the
Report of the Conference Yesterday, concerning the Ordinance for the associated Counties under Command of
the Earl of Manchester.
And for the better Debate, the House was adjourned
into a Committee during Pleasure.
The House was resumed.
And it was appointed, this Business should be further
Answer from H. C.
The Messengers sent to the House of Commons return with this Answer:
That they will send an Answer by Messengers of their
Message from thence, to expedite the Ordinance for continuing the Committees of both Kingdoms;
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Henry Mildmay Knight, and others:
To desire their Lordships Expedition in the Ordinance brought up Yesterday, concerning the Continuance
of the Committees of both Kingdoms.
and with Committees Names for several Counties.
2. To desire their Lordships Concurrence in an Order
for nominating and appointing some Persons to be Committees, for the County of Nottingham, and City and
County of Coventry and Derby; videlicet,
That the Mayor of Nottingham for the Time being
be added to the Committee for Nottingham, and to the
Committee of Sequestration for the County of the Town
of Nottingham; and Mr. Jervas Lomax to be added to
the several Committees for the County of Nottingham.
That Edward Aiscough, of Nuthall, Esquire, be added to the several Committees for the County of Nottingham.
That Wm. Jesson Esquire,
John Barker Esquire,
Humphry Mackworth Esquire,
Thomas Basnett Esquire,
|Shall be added to the Committee for Sequestrations for the City and County of Coventry.
That Thomas Sanders Esquire be added to the several
Committees for the County of Derby.
The Answer returned was:
That this House agrees to the several Persons named
to be Committees in several Counties; and touching the
Ordinance for Continuance of the Committees of both
Kingdoms, this House will send an Answer by Messengers of their own.
Ordinance for continuing the Committees of both Kingdoms.
Then the Ordinance for Continuance of the Committee of both Kingdoms was read Thrice.
And it being put to the Question, Whether it should
pass or no?
It was Resolved in the Negative.
Propositions for Peace.
Ordered, That the Propositions shall be taken into
further Consideration on Thursday.
Jennings and Dawes.
Ordered, That the Cause between Mr. Jennings and
Sir Tho. Dawes shall be heard on Monday Morning
Lord Willoughby and Colonel King.
Ordered, That the Lord Willoughby shall have a
Warrant, to summon Mr. Wallett, Mr. Hedman, Mr.
Briggs, and Walter Brookes, and such other Witnesses as
his Lordship shall think fit, to come and give their
Testimony on his Behalf, in the Business between his
Lordship and Colonel Kinge.
House adjourned till 9a cras.