Black Rod, Gentleman Usher of

Black Rod, Gentleman Usher of, an official of the House of Lords, whose badge of office is a black rod surmounted by a gold lion; summons the Commons to the House, guards the privileges of the House, &c.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Black Monday
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