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Title: Diary of Samuel Pepys, June-July 1660 Author: Samuel Pepys Release Date: November 29, 2004 [EBook #4122] Language: English Character set encoding: ASCII *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, *** Produced by David Widger THE DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS M.A. F.R.S. CLERK OF THE ACTS AND SECRETARY TO THE ADMIRALTY TRANSCRIBED FROM THE SHORTHAND MANUSCRIPT IN THE PEPYSIAN LIBRARY MAGDALENE COLLEGE CAMBRIDGE BY THE REV.
MYNORS BRIGHT M.A.
LATE FELLOW AND PRESIDENT OF THE COLLEGE (Unabridged) WITH LORD BRAYBROOKE’S NOTES EDITED WITH ADDITIONS BY HENRY B.
WHEATLEY F.S.A. DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS. JUNE & JULY 1660 June 1st.
This morning Mr.
Sheply disposed of the money that the Duke of York did give my Lord’s servants, 22 ducatoons 3 came to my share, whereof he told me to give Jaspar something because my Lord left him out. [Foreign coins were in frequent use at this time.
A Proclamation, January 29th, 1660-61, declared certain foreign gold and silver coins to be current at certain rates.
The rate of the ducatoon was at 5s.
9d.] I did give Mr.
Sheply the fine pair of buckskin gloves that I bought myself about five years ago.
My Lord took physic to-day, and so come not out all day.
The Captain on shore all day.
After dinner Captain Jefferys and W.
Howe, and the Lieutenant and I to ninepins, where I lost about two shillings and so fooled away all the afternoon.
At night Mr.
Cooke comes from London with letters, leaving all things there very gallant and joyful.
And brought us word that the Parliament had ordered the 29th of May, the King’s birthday, to be for ever kept as a day of thanksgiving ...





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