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advertised advise aforesaid agayne albeit alredy alwayes Angus Argile Argyle Barwicke beinge betwixt beynge bicause BOWES TO LORD Calig Caligula cause chardge cheifly condicion consideracion Cottonian dayes devised direction doynges drawen Drumwhessell duke Dunbarton earl Edinburgh effect erle especiall farre favor former Fraunce frendes further fynde geven gyve haith hath highnes honor howse hym selfe imployed King King's knowen Kynge Kynge and counsell late Lenox letter LORD BURGHLEY lord Ruthen Lordship lyke Majestie Majesties pleasure maner Marre matter maye meanes metynge moche mynde Newbottle perswade platt practises pray praye present procede promised proroged purpose realme receaved redy religion remayne requyred resolucion resolution retorne safetye sayd Scotland semeth sent shalbe shewed signified SIR FRANCIS WALSINGHAM Sir George Carey SIR ROBERT BOWES sondry spede spedy surety thamity thereof therfore therle of Lenoux therle of Morton thother thynges thynke tryall tyme unto wherein wholly at commandement wilbe wold yett ynge yowe
Page 352 - ... of the continuance of her good will, favor, and assistance, he took it in very grateful part ; acknowledging her manifold deservings at his hands to be worthy of an extraordinary love and thankfulness towards her, above all the princes of the earth ; who, he protested, had won such especial interest in him as she might no less account and dispose of him than of herself, as his actions and deeds should give good testimony.
Page 111 - ... as is conteyned in your last letters. And so, &c. LVII.— "M. TO MR. BOWES; 1st September, 1580." From the Cottonian MS. Calig. C. vi. fol. 68, b. SIR, Her Majesty entred into consideracion of their last dispache, her pleasure is that you should be willed to folde the way of perswasion, and to forbeare to enter into conference with any of them of any force to be used, or promise of assistance from her Majestye, untill such tyme as she shalbe advertised by you from thence of the necessitye thereof,...
Page 3 - Quene do say that oportunitye well serveth in these dayes to worke her good. But they grone to fynd that procede and prosper no better. The Carres have bene at Edinburghe, at a lawe day, to persue the slaughter of a Carre slayne by the Rotherforthes and the Turnbulles, whome the Lord Angus semeth to favour ; but the matter is adjourned to a newe day. The Lord Maxwell contynueth in warde upon suspicion of intent to arise troobles on the Borders. Thus ceassing further to trooble yowe untill newe occasion,...
Page v - A MEETING of the COUNCIL of the SURTEES SOCIETY was held at Mr. Ward's Office on the 26th Dec. 1842, by adjournment. RESOLVED, That the publications of the SOCIETY for 1842 be the HUTTON PAPERS and the BOWES PAPERS, and that Mr. RAINE be requested to edit the former and Mr. STEVENSON the latter, with the usual remuneration ; the usual number of copies of each to be printed. J. WARD., Chairman.
Page 410 - France, and others. They all agree and certify that 870 shall return this summer into 70; and some of them write that it shall be sooner than some of his enemies look for. It appeareth that he is persuaded and purposed to return, notwithstanding that 91 shall not assent thereto. For he presumeth (that upon the former promise made by 91 before his departure from 70, assuring him that he should come again within the half year with his favour, and by the assistance of the lords), that he shall easily...
Page 410 - Manningville has an especial commission to sound and feel the resolute minds of all such as 870 hath presented and named to be his friends in 70 ; and also to receive at their hands such assurances as may suffice 149 and 23 to send and return 870 with forces and money, and with all requisites for their aid, and for the advancement of the cause to be taken in hand. Hereupon Manningville sayeth that the reputation and welfare of 870 lyeth in his hands. He hath an evil opinion of 870, condemning his...
Page 111 - Majesties name, there shalbe no order taken for the stay of the delivery therof, then would her Majesty you conferre with the earle Moreton and other thenemies to the erle of Lennox how this matter may be helped eyther by layeing violent hands on the said earle and his principall associates, in case no other more temperate course may be found for the remedye thereof, or by some other way that by him shalbe thought mete, wherein her Majesty willeth you to assure them that they -shall not lack any...
Page 7 - Argile departed out of the castle, and he is nowe gone to levye his forces, minding to returne within two dayes at the farthest. In this uprore th'eldest sonne of the master was so crushed in the thronge, as he died the next daye. The master is fallen into vehement disease, with daunger of his life.
Page 209 - If the work be at this time stayed, or fall, the building, I think, will never after prosper ; for our credit broken so far shall be unable to repair the breach, and the loss of the good instrument to be now cast away by our default will not suddenly be recovered, nor be...
Page 285 - King hath showed such manifest signs, witnessing a great change and alteration in his conceit and favour towards the duke, as the lords are highly comforted therewith ; for with unaccustomed oath he hath protested to and assured the noblemen with his colour changed, his hands lifted up, that if the duke shall disobey this charge, then he shall never from henceforth have to do with the duke, nor show favour to him nor to any of his favorers, but to esteem him and them as his enemies; and that he shall...