A warrant for suppressing of stage playes &c.

Haueing receiued order from the Lords &c in regard of the great appearaunce & apprehension of the increase of the sicknesse to cause all stage playes & all other Assemblyes for sports or pastimes to bee prohibited & suppressed, Theis are to pray & require you to take effectuall order that their Lordships Order therin bee duly obserued & put in execution by all those that are vnder your subordination. And for soe doeing Theis shall bee your warrant. Aprill 17. 1630. To Sir H. Herbert./
Memorandum the like [was] warraunt was sent to Gabriell Marsch for ye suppressing of Bear & bull baitinges


  • 1630: underlined