Pope Sisto nominated several cardinals; one he nominated for the emperor. And he ordered that the feast of San Francesco should be observed like the other feasts which are enjoined.
The duty on the wine was raised, so that where 14 _soldi_ used to be paid, it was now 20; but a promise was given that it would not last for more than five years.
And at this time the cupola of the Servi was finished (i.e. of the SS. Annunziata).