HC Deb 06 February 1911 vol 21 c21

The House met at Two of the clock, Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair.

A Message from His Majesty, by Admiral Sir Henry Frederic Stephenson, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, as followeth:

Mr. Speaker, the King commands this Honourable House to attend His Majesty immediately, in the House of Peers.

Accordingly Mr. Speaker, with the House, went up to attend His Majesty.

And having returned, the Sitting was suspended.

At Three of the clock the Sitting was resumed.

Several other Members took and subscribed the Oath, and several other Members made and subscribed the Affirmation required by law.