The parliamentary register; or, History of the proceedings and debates of the House of commons

Front Cover
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Selected pages

Contents

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 345 - I shall apply for compensation to the justices of the peace at a special petty sessions to be holden at on the day of next, at the hour of in the forenoon...
Page 330 - His Britannic Majesty shall cause to be demolished all the fortifications which His subjects shall have erected in the Bay of Honduras, and other places of the Territory of Spain in that part of the world...
Page 151 - Bay, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pensylvania, the Three Lower Counties on Delaware, Maryland...
Page 285 - ... Honduras, and other places of the Territory of Spain in that part of the world, four months after the ratification of the present Treaty : and His Catholic Majesty shall not permit His Britannic Majesty's subjects, or their workmen, to be disturbed, or molested...
Page 339 - Majefty that it may be enacled ; and be it enacted by the King's moft Excellent Majefty, by and with the Advice and Confent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this prefent Parliament affembled, and by the Authority of the fame, That...
Page 15 - I am happy to add, as well from the affurances I have received, as from the general appearance of affairs in Europe, I fee no probability that the meafures which you may adopt, will be interrupted by difputes with any foreign power.
Page 6 - Canada is recovered; and although, from unavoidable Delays, the Operations at New York could not begin before the Month of August, the Success in that Province has been so important as to give the strongest Hopes of the most decisive good Consequences: But, notwithstanding this fair Prospect, We must, at all Events, prepare for another Campaign.
Page 13 - ... to direct some mode, by which the united applications of your faithful colonists to the throne, in pursuance of their common councils, may be improved into a happy and permanent reconciliation ; and that, in the mean time...
Page 39 - Patterson then proceeded to say that the goodness and benevolence of the King had induced him to appoint Lord Howe and General Howe his commissioners to accommodate the unhappy dispute; that they had great powers, and would derive the greatest pleasure from effecting an accommodation; and that he (Colonel Patterson) wished to have this visit considered as making the first advances to this desirable object.
Page 343 - ... shall be committed to the common gaol, there to remain without bail or mainprize for such...

Bibliographic information