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Date of Article: 23/05/1807
Printer / Publisher: T. Dicey and W. Sutton 
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Izttiitv Vol. 87. SATURDAY, May 23, 1807- No. 11. Ready Money is expected ) with Advertisements. S 5 Circulated through every Town and populous Village I Bedford, Buckingham, Hertford, Oxford, Warwick; in the Counties of Northampton, Leicester, Huntingdon, } Part of Cambridge, Nottingham, Lincoln, and Rutland. 5 - v. PRICE SIXPENCE, \ Stamp- Duty- • • • • - 3Jd. . ' Paper and Print Sunday and Tuesday's Posts. LONDON, • May 19- SATURDAY'S Gazette contains a formal annun- ciation, that hostilities have taken place between his Majesty and the Sublime Porte; pro- hibits all English ships from clearing out for any Turkish ports; orders a general embargo on ail Turkish ships and vessels; and directs the Com- manders of his Majesty's ships of war and pri- vateers, to detain and bring into port whatever ships and vessels they may meet with bearing the. Turkish flag. The Gazette also contains an official notification, that the Right Hon. G. Canning, his Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, has made known to the Ministers of friendly and neutral Powers, resident at the British Court, that his Majesty has. judged it expedient to direct, that the blockade of the Dardanelles, and of the port and harbour of Smyrna, shall he maintained and enforced in the strictest manner, according to the usages of war in such cases. The Gazette likewise contains aH Order of Council, of tl. e 10th instant, for regulating the trade between this country and Monte Video, in conformity with the trade between Great- Britain and his Majesty's colonies in the West Indies and South America; excepting in such cases where particular duties may have been imposed by the Commander in Chief or Governor for the- time Icing. The importation of Slaves into the settle- ment, is of course strictly prohibited. There is nothing in the accounts received on Saturday from the Continent, by the Husum and Gottenburgh Mails, to confirm the reports of Austria haying become a Mediator between the Belligerent Powers; on the contrary, all the private letters which have reached us are strongly indicative of a disposition on the part of the Em- peror Francis to join the cause of the Allies. He has issued a prohibition against the exportation of any provisions from the Austrian territory ; a cir- cumstance which nsay bo considered as striking almost, at the existence of the French army in Poland. An article from Vienna also states, " that the rumour of an alliance, with a certain Power is at • present roid of all foundation.''— By this Power ( expressed in the singular number) cannot be understood either of the Allies. A speech, delivered by the Archduke Ferdinand, at the opening of the Diet, contains, we under- stand, some very marked reflections upon the pusillanimous couduct of some of the nations which have lately fallen under the power of France; ascribes some of the victories of the French partly to chance; and is, upon the whole, an evident declaration, preparatory to hostilities. Private adviccs also state, that the Austrian Court has refused, a/ ryther passage through Istriti to the French troops intended for Dahnatia, in consequence of very pressing remonstrances from Russia.— It is, however, true that reports ofnego- ciations for peace have been as current in the North as they have neen in Loudon. It was even stated, that the Etnperor of Russia had been at Napoleon's head - quarters, and that the two Monarchs had a conference which lasted two hours. It is fully confirmed that the King of Sweden has refused to ratify the disgraceful armistice made by his General Von Essen. Bonaparte's bulletin- writer, therefore, must now alter the tone of panegyric in which he spoko of that Prince and of his political views. Hostilities have re- com mencvd between France and Sweden, and the French have advanced to Pomerania. Private letters from Konigsbtrg of the 28th, from Piilau of the 30th ult. and from Elsineur of the 5th instant, are received. Those from the latter place announce the receipt there of advices from Dantzic to the 1st instant. These have come to hand by the Husum bags, which have arrived in London. They all agree in stating, that Dantzic had been again bombarded by the French troops, under Lefebvre. The bombardment continued for 11 days, and the place was nt length relieved from the most alarming danger by the arrival ir^ the Tahrwasser of an English armed vessel, that had forced lier wav up with a view of protecting the town, and insuring a supply of succours from the sea. In accomplishing this object, the English ship lost several of her men in killed and wounded. Accounts from St. Petersburgh, of April 5, mention an Ukase, which revives all the restric- tions made by the Empresses Elizabeth and Cathe- rine, upon the freedom of speech. All political conversation is now strictly forbidden in the Rus- sian Empire, and the Senate is charged with making this law as public as possible. It is mentioned in letters by the Danish Mails, that a small corps of British and Russian troops had landed in Cyprus, and were cordially received by tlie inhabitants. A letter from Copenhagen, dated May 5, says, that the Russians hav e advanced within 40 miles of Constantinople; and that three English ships of the line arc lying near Dantzic. All commerce being stopped, from the Euxine by the ,' Jussians, and from the Mediterranean by the English, the want of provisions begins to be severely felt in Constantinople. The death of the Austrian Empress, however melancholy in itself, is represented as politically advantageous. She was reputed the author of the timid policy of her husband, and of the appoint ment of that miserable creature Mack. Every part of the conduct of the Archduke Charles in- dicates a judgment equal to his bravery, and when we can rely on the nomination of Commanders proceeding from him, we shall not fear the issue of any contest. The war has filled the Austrian forces with men of skill and experience, who require only to be called forth by the eye of a discerning master. Previous to Sir Sidney Smith quitting his com- mand in Sicilv for Constantinople, he received the Order of St. Ferdinand from his Sicilian Majesty. Upwards of 14,000 British troops are to be immediately embarked at Deal; among these there are to be 10,000 infantry, 4000 cavalry, and four companies of artillery, besides three troops of drivers, & c. & c. The whole of the expedition, as soon as it has been joined by the Hanoverian Legion, from Ireland and other places, will pro- ceed to its destination, under convoy of a squadron to be commanded by Commodore Keates. The heavy artillery of the German Legion was tmjiarked at Plymouth on Monday: the 13th and tli regiments have sailed through the Downs; thn 10th veteran battalion, the 14th regiment, and part of the 38th and S'Jtb, will embark in the Course of tiiis week. The report of the dispatches from Admiral I. ouis, which were on board the Crafty schooner, having fallen into the hands of the enemy, we are happy to say is unfounded. They were destroyed before the vessel was captured. The new Parliament will meet on the 22d of next month, for the dispatch of public business. Lord H. Petty and A. Adair, Esq. were returned Members to serve in the New Parliament, on Sa- turday last, for Camelford, Cornwall. On Friday night her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales attended the Opera, after an absence of sonic years. She entered during the first Act, accompanied by his Royal Highness the Duke of Cumberland, and was received, from every part of the house, with enthusiastic applause. It has been determined ( and perhaps properly) that none of the proceedings upon the late delicate investigation into the alledged charges against the Princess of Wales, and the result of which com- pletely establishes her innocence, shall be published. In that voluminous mass, we understand there are many points so frivolous and indecent that they ought not to be obtruded upon the public. It is suffi- cient for the public to know that the Sovereign, all the Royal Family, and especially the Prince of Wales, are completely satisfied that the charges were false, unfounded, and calumnious. The Duke of Portland is appointed Master of the Trinity- house in the room of Lord Spencer. The following circumstance has lately oc » ttrred at Cork:— An American ship put into Cove last Saturday week, direct from Bourdeaux. A boat from the Virginia frigate boarded her, and the crew were examined. In the course of the exa- mination, three foreigners of creditable appear- ance were discovered, who, upon examination, were ascertained to be Frenchmen, and imme- diately from France. Passes were found in their possession, recently furnished by the French Go- vernment. As no satisfactory information was obtained relative to their destination and views, they weni sent on board the Amsterdam store- ship, and a Messenger was dispatched to Government, acquainting them with the circumstance. On Thursday afternoon, between two and three o'clock, as one of the Clerks belonging to an emi- nent Banking- house was returning home, he was attacked in Lombard- street by three desperadoes, who cut his pocket- hook out of his pocket, con- taining, it is said, Bank of England notes, to the amount of nearly ten thousand pounds, with which they got cfoir off. As Mr. Dallas, a rjopcctable farmer's son, at Garfdesdon, in Hertfordshire, was corning to'town a few nights since, he was crossed twice by a young man well mounted, who at last, much agitated, i presented a long pistol, or something like one, at Mr. D. and demanded, with a fatiltering voice, his money or his life; but as Mr. Dallas did not feel i inclined to surrender either, he gave the highway- man's horse a blow on the head with his whip, which made the animal instantly turn, and Mr. I), taking the opportunity, galloped off at full speed, leaving the highwayman to ruminate on his disap- pointment. On Saturday se'nnight a fatal accident happened at the Dock- yard, Chatham, at the lower part of which some men > vere at work, placing and se- curing booms, for the purpose of preventing timber from floating an ay ; when one of them slipped off a mast and fell into the river. Ano- ther came instantly to his assistance, and while endeavouring to extricate his companion, lie also fell in; a third then came to assist the other two, and he was likewise precipitated into the river.. The last, however, happened to be able to swim, and he made to the shore; the other two. were sucked under by the masts, where they remained, the otic ten and the other fifteen minutes; when first taken out, they both had some slight appear ance of animation, and the ono who - had been under the water the shortest time, after consider- able exertions and attention, was recovered; but the other, named William Henry Seeth, was too far gone to be restored by the means possessed by the attendants of the Dock- yard Surgery, being unfortunately not provided with the apparatus generally used for restoring suspended animation. On Saturday the Sessi » ns finished at the Old- Bailey, when Mary Barker and John Brown re- ceived sentence of death for stealing in dwelling- houses; J. Dignam, found guilty of manslaughter, fined Is. and sentenced to la months imprisonment in Newgate. A number were ordered for trans- portation, and others to various punishments ac- cording to their offences. R ESPF. F & CAMBRIDGE COMMENCEMENT, 1807. GRAND MUSICAL FESTIVAL. IN the Mornings of JCNE 30th, and 1st and 3d of JULY, at GREAT ST. MARY'S CHURCH, The SACRED ORATORIOS of The MESSIAH, JUDAS MACCAB/ F. US, and The CREATION ( by HAYDN). And in the Evenings of the 1st, 2d, and 3d of JULY, at the SENATE- HOUSE, ALEXANDER'S FEAST, L'ALLEGRO, IL PENSEBOSO, and ACIS and GALATEA. Principal Vocal Performers, Miss PARKE, Mrs. VAUC. HAH, Messrs. VAUGHAN, Goss, and BARTLEMAN, £ 3" The most celebrated Instrumental Performers are engaged. Leader of theBand, Professor HAGUE. Dr. CROTCH ( Professor of Music in the University of Oxford), will preside at the Organ. The Whole under the Direction of Professor HAGUE. Expeditious Canal Conveyance. nPHOMAS & MATTHEW and . TAMES I MATTHEW PICKFORD £ Co. beg I. eive to return Thanks for the liberal Encouragement so long experienced; and at the same Time take this Op- portunity of informing their numerous Friends and the Public in general, that their old- established FLY B 0 ATS continue to pass through the different Lines of Canal; and that they have established a LAND- CARRIAGE from their Boats, at Blisworth Wharf, to the Town of Northampton; by which Convevance GOODS will be daily delivered and forwarded from all Parts of the United Kingdom. For Freight and Particulars, apply to THOMAS HARTUP, at Messrs. l'iclcfoids' Warehouse, Horse- Market, Northampton. When Canals are rendered impassable bv Frost or otherwise, the Proprietors ( if required) will forward Coods by Land, at a Land Rate. Ilind Inn, Wellingborough. Cheap and expeditious Travelling to London in a new and elegant TELEGRAPH COACH, To carry only four Insides; WHICH sets out from the above Inn every Morning ( Sundays excepted) punctually at Five o'Ciock, to the WINDMILL INN, ST. JOHN'S- STREET, and the GEORCE- AND- BI. UE- BOAR INN, HOI- BORN, LONDON; from whence one returns on the same Mornings precisely at Six o'Ciock. Performed by GILBERT, ROGERS, & Co. The Proprietors beg Leave to say, in Consequence of the numerous Applications from the Inhabitants of Wellingborough and its Neighbourhood, they have been induced to establish the above Coach, as a daily Conveyance, for their Accommodation, and as such hope to meet with their Interest; assuring them and the Public in general, that Nothing shall be wanting to render it the most comfortable Conveyance on the i Road, having provided Coaches upon a new Principle; and every Attention will be paid to the eitly Delivery of Parcels, kc. Places may be taken at the Bull Inn, Olney; and Parcels regularly booked as usual. The Time of leaving Olney will be Seven o'Ciock. in the Morning. The Proprietors request the Public to take Notice, that they will not be accountable for any Article lost or damaged, above the Value of Five Pounds, unless entered as such and paid for accordingly. April ^ th, 1807. AS the Contest for the Honour of repre you in Parliament is terminated, 1 CORN AND COTTON MILLS. and Power sufficient at all ; rind and dress from 3 to 401) Mrs. BLISS TFULLY acquaints her old Customers DROVES of BEASTS, and supplies them with Grass and Hay, on her Land at EAKLEY- LANE, Bucks. May 1£) th, J8U7. 11 F. REFORDSHIRF. CYDER. npHE richest and best HEREFORDSHIRE ji. CYDER, delivered tree of Carriage at North- ampton, Towcester, and Places adjacent, at 10s. 6d. per Dozen ; the Bottles included. Orders addressed to Mr. VAUGHAN, Braunston Wharf, near Daventry, will be duly attended to. Best LONDON ( Brown Stout) PORTER, in Bottles. Braunston Wharf, 1th May, 1807. To be SOLD bv AUCTIO n7 By THACKER 2f CARTER, On the Premises of the Rev. ISAAC ROBINSON, late of CULWORTH, in the County of Northampton ( who is removed from that Place on Account of ill Health), on Monday the 1st Day of June, 1807, SUNDRY HOUSEHOLD - FURNITURE, BOOKS, BREWING- VESSELS, well- seasoned Iron- bound CASKS, DAIRY UTENSILS, See. Catalogues to be bad, in due Time, at the Public- Houses at Cuhvorth aforesaid; and of the Auctioneers, at Wardington and Middleton- Cheney. Capital Sale of Rams. To be SO 1.1) by AUCTION, By CHURCHILL tsf TURNER, On Saturday the 30th Day ot May, 1807, at Steeple- Aston, near Hopcroft's Holt, in the County ® f Oxford, at Twelve o'Clock precisely, without Reserve, rJHHF. valuable and entire STOCK of RAMS of fl- Mr. E. CREEK, who is leaving ROUSHAM FARM; comprising about 70 very capital Shearhogs, and two, three, and four- shear Rams, of the true Leicestershire Breed, in separate I- ots. These valuable Sheep are bred from the distinguished Flocks of Messrs. Honeyborn & Stubbins. Neither Trouble nor Expence has been spared by the Proprietor, for upwards of 23 Years, to raise this truly select and esteemed Breed to the high State of Perfection which it is now allowed to possess, and which it is presumed is loo well known to require any farther Comment in this Place. Particulars will be more fully explained in the Ca- talogues, which may be had at the Printers' of the Northampton, Warwick, and Oxford Papers; the Inns in the Neighbourhood; the 1' lacc of Sale; and of the Auctioi. ter, in Woodstock, ACORN MILL, with requisite Conveniences and Machinery, Seasons of th « Year to gi Bushels of Wheat per Week, to be LETT, and entered upon immediately. Also, to be St) LD, an excellent OAK WATER, WHEEL SHAFT, 12 Feet 6 Inches long, and 2 Feef 4 Inches through the Arm Mortices, and a Pair of good Welch Stones, 4 Feet Diameter, at a moderate Price. WANTED, SEVERAL healthy active GIRLS, 14 Years of Age, as APPRENTICES. Two new Dresses complete will be required, but no Premium expected. Apply, personally, or by Letter ( Post- paid), to BENJAMIN SMART, Jun. Warwick. ( One Concern.) Hackslcy and Helton's Insolvency. TAMES HACKSLEY & WILLIAM IIOLTON, t J of WELLINGBOROUGH, in the County of North- ampton, kcather- Cutters, Curriers, and Copartners, having conveyed and assigned all their real and personal Estates and Effects to Robert Hawkins, ot Welling- borough aforesaid, Currier; and George Rands, of the same Place, Cordwainer; in Trust, for the Benefit of theit^ Creditors; Notice is therefore hereby given, That the Deed of Assignment is left at the Office of Messrs. Hodson, Solicitors, in Wellingborough, for the Signature of such of the Creditors of the said James Hacksley & William Holton, who shall be willing to accept a Composition on their Debts; and as a Dividend is intended to be made with as. little Delay as possible, it is requested, that the Creditors will immediately deliver an Account of their re- spective Demands, with the Nature of their Se. curities, if any, to the Assignees, or to Messrs. Hodson, and execute the Deed within three Months from the Date hereof, or they will lie excluded the Benefit of the Dividend.— All Persons who stand in- debted to the said Estate, are desired forthwith to pay their respective Debts to the Assignees, or to Messrs. Hodson, or they will be sued for the Recovery thereof without further Notice. Wellingborough, May 14/ 4, 1807. To the DEBTORS and CREDITORS of WM. COOKE, of Hit. T. MORTO. N', in the County if Waruiict, CealrDealer. " t 7| 7" HERE AS the said WILLIAM COOKE bath, ' V bv Indenture bearing Date the Sth Day of May, 1807, assigned over all his personal Estate and Efiects to Mr. Thomas Boddington, of Duiichurch, in thesaid County of Warwick ; Mr. Thomas Arnold, of Hopsford- Mill, in the Parish of Withcbrook, in the said County of Warwick ; and Mr. James Barnes, of Banbury, in the County of Oxford ; in Trust, for the Benefit of themselves, and all other the Creditors of the said William Cooke, who shall sign the said Deed, and prove their Debts to the Satis- faction of the sai.' Trustees : Notice is hereby given, That the Trust Deed is lodged in the Office of Mr. Harris, Solicitor, in Rugby, in the said County of Warwick, for the Signature of the Creditors of the said William Cooke; and all the Creditors who shall not execute the said Trust Deed, and prove their Debts to the Satisfaction of the said Trustees, within two Months from the Date hereof, will be excluded the Benefit thereof.— All Persons who stand indebted to the said William Cooke, are hereby required to pay tneir respective Debts to the said Trustees, or one of them, immediately, or they will be sued for the same without further Notice. On Tuesday the 26th of May instant, and on the fol- lowing Day, will be SOLD by AUCTION, by EDW. NEALE & SON, on the Premises of thesaid WILLI AM COOKE, at Hillmorton aforesaid, Alibis HOUSEHOLD- FURNITURE, I. INEN, about eight Hogsheads of ALE, three BARGES, nineteen EWES with LAMBS, one COW, two CALVES, one BLOOD MARE, five Years old, one NAG, three Years old, one DITTO, two Years old, two CART MARES, one WAGGON, one CART, two PLOUGHS, one Pair of HARROWS, and several other Implements of Husbandry; Cata- logues of which may be had at the Place of Sale. The Live Stock and Implements of Husbandry will be sold on the first Day of Sale, and the Household- Furniture on the second. ( tT The Sale, cach Day, will commence at Ten , o'Ciock. ' ( One Concern.) To the GENTLEMEN, CLCC. OY, and FREEHOLDERS of the COUNTY of HUNTINGDON. R. PROBY JERXY begs Leave to return his Thanks to the Freeholders of the County of Huntingdon, for the Civilities he received in the Course of his Canvass on Behalf of LORD PROSY. TO tfluse who did his Lordship the Honour of voting for his Re- election, he offers the most grateful Acknowledgments of the whole Family. One of Lord Carysfort's Sons, in the Flower of his Age, has perished in the Service of his Country ; those who remain have devoted themselves for the same Cause: To the Freeholders of the County which has so long been the Seat of their Ancestors, they bear hereditary Affection. When they reflect upon the large Number of most respectable and independent Men who ap- peared in Support of Lord Proby, tlicy cannct feel that they lisve suffered a disgraceful Repulse; auH actively employed in the public Defence, and conscious of their Zeal and Integrity, they will no doubt look forward without Discouragement to the Time, when one of them^ may again make a Tender of his Ser- vices in Parliament, and solicit the Suffrages of his Countrymen. Huntingdon, May 16/ 4, 1807. To the Gr. NTI. FMIN, CI. ERGY, and FREEHOI. HERS of the COUNTY of HUNTINGDON. GENTLEMEN. esenting trust I may, without impropriety, in the Absence of my Son, who is abroad on His Majesty's Service, convey to you the Expression of those Scntimefits by which he, and all his Family, are actuated towards you, and towards our common Country. This, indeed, is necessary, as it is evident that Lord Proby was deprived, upon a late Occasion, of the Suffrages of many respectable Freeholders, by the Clamour raised against the Friends of the late A'dmi- nistraticn, as Enemies of the Protestant Religion, and of the English Constitution. The Measures which were made the Pretence of this Clamour, were in no Degree connected with the Security of the Church of England, nor had they the smallest Tendency to change the Constitution of the State; they were Questions merely of political Expe- dience, such as must be always open to Discussion and Modification, because the Circumstances on which they are grounded must continually vary. It is indeed extraordinary, that this Clamour should have been raised by the Advocates of the present Ministers- - of those who were themselves the Contrivers and Sup- porters of all the Acts which have been passed, during His Majesty's Reign, for changing the Laws respecting Roman Catholics in Ireland, and especially of the Measure proposed by Lord Howick; in which the late Ministers undertook to redeem a Pledge given by their Predecessors. But Lord Proby is in no Degree implicated in that Matter— he never was a Ministerof the Irish Parliament; and as to the Catholic Question, neither he nor his Father are pledged, or have declared an Opinion, upon the Whole or any Part of that ex- tensive Subject. As to their general political Principles, the Proby Family will continue, as they have ever been, Friends to Toleration, Friends to Liberty, loyal to His Ma- jesty, and faithful to the religious and civil Con- stitution of the State: The Constitution is Liberty, and the Sovereign of the British Empire is the greatest Prince in the World, because his People are free. The Principles of Administration we profess to sup- port, are, Economy, Freedom of Opinion and Dis- cussion, Indulgence, Conciliation. The first is necessary to the Security as well as the Ease of the Community; the Rest are the Means by which States- men govern Freemen, to the End that they may lead them to Happiness and Glory. These are the Principles which we approve, and are proud to avow; and conscious that they are the genuine Principles of the Reformation an J the Revolution; the Principles of the Act of Settlement; the Prin- ciples upon which His Majesty ami his illustrious House have, through so long a Course of Renown and Prosperity, governed the British Nations, . we shall continue to solicit your Favour, and to claim your Esteem. 1 am, Gentlemen, With the greatest Respect, Your faithful, and obedient Servant, CARYSFORT. Portman- Square, March 17/ 4, 1S07. KIMBOLTON AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. ALIST of the PREMIUMS offered for the Annual Meeting which is fixed to be held at the WHITE- LION INN, in KIMBOLTON, on TUESDAY the SECOND Day of JUNE next. £. s. J. WILLIAM BLfSS RESPECTFULLY informs his Friends and the Public , n general, that his ANNUAL SHEW of LEICESTERSHIRE 1 UPS willbe on MONDAY the 1st Day of JUNE; when he will be readv to wait upon any Gentlemen who may favour him with their Companv. Ad> f. we. May 15th, 1SC7. " TKMPSFORD, Bedfordshire. SAMUEL BENNETT respectfully acquaints his Friends and tiie Public in general, he intends to commence SHEWING his RAMS on FRIDAY the FITTH Day of JUNE next. May 15th, 1807. R A M S. UFTON, WARWICKSHIRE 1807. 3 3 For the best One- shear Ram 2 2 0 Second best Ditto 1 1 0 For the best Two- shear Ditto 3 3 0 Second best Ditto 2 2 () For the best Theave 3 3 0 Second best Ditto 2 2 0 For the best Pen of five Theaves 3 ' 3 0 For the best One- shear Wether 2 2 0 Secsnd best Ditto 1 1 0 For the best Pen of five One- shear Wethers, which shall have been fed on Grass, Turni ps, Coleseed, and other green Food and Hay only 3 3 0 For the best Two- shear Wether, which shall have been fed in the same Manner 3 3 0 Second best Ditto 2 1 0 For the best Two- shear Ditto, which shall have been fed by any other Means Second best Ditto For the best Bull, not exceeding eighteen Months old - Second best Ditto-—--- For the best Heifer, not exceeding eighteen Months old Second best Ditto For the best Boar, not exceeding eighteen Months old Second best Ditto No Stock to be shewed for any Premium unless Notice, in Writing, thereof be given to Mr. Day, the Secretary, at least one Day previous to the Annual Meeting.— The Cattle to be penned as usual, and ready- to be shewn by Eleven o'Ciock.— The Premiums will be given to such Owners of Cattle as were the Breeders thereof only ; of which, as well as of tiie Ages, satisfactory Proof must be given to the Com- mittee — The Rams and Theaves, and also the Pens of five One- shear Wethers, tc be produced for In- spection in their Wool; and the Committee, in deter- mining these Premiums, to take the Wool as well as the Carcase into Consideration.— All the other Sheep to be produced shorn.— The Two- shear Wethers to be killed, it the Committee shall think fit, whether anv Competition or not.— No Animals tq receive two Premiums from this Societv, except the first Class of Two- shear Wethers, which, in Case any Corn- fed Wethers should b: entered to be shewn, may be again shewn on the same Day for the Premiums of that Class also. s- d. To the Labourer in Husbandry who shall have brought up, or be then bringing up, the largest Family without parochial Assistance 3 3 0 Ditto next largest Ditto 2 2 0 To the Servant in Husbandry who shall have lived the longest Time with one Master or Mistress, or on the same Farm 3 3 0 Ditto next longest Ditto 2 2 0 To the Labourer in Husbandry who shall have worked the longest Time with one Master, or on the same Farm 3 3 0 Ditto next longest Ditto 2 2 0 The Candidates for Premiums to Labours and Servants to deliver their Certificates to Mr. Day, at the White- Lion, Inn, in Kimboiton, by Teno'Clock ia the Morning of the Annual Meeting, as no Cer- tificate will be received after that Hour.— These Premiums to be determined under the same Rules and Regulations as in the former Y'ears. The Society to assemble at the White- Lion Inn, Kimboiton, on the Morning of the Annual Meeting, at Ten o'Ciock. The Committee for determining the Premiums to be appointed at Eleven, and the Shew to take place precisely at Twelve o'clock. Published by Order of the Society, WILLIAM DAY, Treasurer and Secretary. St. Neots, Majlttb, 1007. JOHN PRATT'S Annual SHEW of RAMS,' for ' letting, commences on the THIRD Dav of JUNE next, when he will be happv to see any Gentleman who will favour him with his Company. The Shearlings arc by six Sheep of Mr. Buckley's, viz. two Sons of K. K. a Son of the Dishley old R. a Son of surprise, a Son of Bbxkfoot, and Short- Tail Short- Tail. Ufton is situated six Miles from Warwick, and two from Southam. TO TIMBER- MERCHANTS, SHIP- BUILDERS, TANNERS, AND OTHERS. Tusmore, near Brackley, Northamptonshire. To be SOLD by PRIVATE CONTRACT, UPWARDS of 1400 capital fine OAK TJ MBER TREES, now falling; 1200 of which Trees are from £ 0 to 120 Feet Meetings, and exceeding fine Navy Timber; the remaining 200 Trees and Howards are of smaller Meetings, and particularly adapted for Carpenters, Builders, & c. The BA M, which proves exceedingly good, arising from the Whole of the above Timber Trees, is also open for Sale by Private Contract, in large or small Quantities. Also, 800 I- NDSofELM, lallen, from50to 120 Feet Meetings, well adapted for Navy Purposes. The above Timber and Bark is only six Miles from the Oxford and Coventry Canals, eight from the Grand Junction Canal, and eighteen from the Thames Wharf, Oxford. For further Particulars, and to treat for the same, apply to Messrs. HOPCRAFT & SON, Crowton, near Brackley ; and for a View of the same, at Tusmore- House. To be S O L D by AUCTIO N, By THOMAS MARTIN, At the Saracen's- Head Inn, in Daventry, in the County of Northampton, on Wednesday the 27th Day of May inst. between the Hours of Three and Five o'Ciock in the Afternoon ( subject to such Conditions as willbe then and there produced), ALL that MESSUAGE or TENEMENT, with . the Yard, Garden, Out- buildings, and Ap- purtenances, and all that COTTAGE or 1' ENEMENT thereto adjoining, desirably situate in the HIGH- STREET, in DAVENTRY, late the Property of THOMAS TITE, LiquOr- Merchant, a Bankrupt. The above Premises are well calculated fora Liquor- Merchant, which Business has been carried on there, and a considerable Expcnce incurred in making the Premises commodious for that or any other Business requiring Room. Immediate Possession may be had. For further Particulars, apply to Messrs. NOCK & BAKER, Factors, Birmingham; Mr. GEO. COOKE, Stoneythorpe, near Southam, Warwickshire ; Messrs. ROLLS & So N, Solicitors, at their Offices in Southam or Prior's- Marston, near Southam; and of the AUC- TIONEER, in Southam. ~ To be SOLD by AUCTION, By Mr. KNIBB, On Thursday the 28th of May, 180.7, ABOUT iso Lots of genteel IIOUSHHOLD- FURNII'URE, and sundry EFFECTS, at the George Inn, in NXWPORT- PAGN ELL, Bucks, removed from a Gentleman's Seat in the Neighbourhood, a Sale not being permitted on the Premises; comprising lofty Four- post and Field Bedsteads, with various Furnitures; Feather - Beds and Bedding; Mahogany Bookcase, with Octagon glazed Doors and Secretary Drawer; Mahogany Wardrobe; a Set of Mahogany Tables, with circular Ends; one large Mahogany Dining Table, and several smaller Ditto ; Mahogany Dining- Room Chairs, and Bamboo Ditto; Mahogany Sideboard, with Cellaret Drawer; Toilet and Dressing Tables; Bason - Stands; Pier and Dressing Glasses ; Eight-. lay Clock and Case; Carpets; Linen Mangle; several Dozen of Glass Bottles; and a great Number of other useful Articles. On Account of the great Number of Lots, the Sale to begin exactly at Ten o'Ciock. Freehold Estates. To be SOLD bv AUCTION, By F. D if A RD NEALE & A' O N, On Tuesday the 2d Day of June, 1807, at the House of Mr. George Hull, the Woolpack, in Hillmorton, in the County of Warwick, between the Hours of Two and Five o'Ciock in the Afternoon, subjec* to Conditions of Sale then to be produced, in ttiree Lots, Lot 1 / CONTAINS a DWELLING- HOUSE, with three Rooms in Front, large Barn and other convenient Out- jfiices, a spacious Yard, with an excellent Well of Water and Pump in the same, a Garden adjoining the said Premises, and six Acres and a Halt, more or less, of exceeding rich Grazing Land, at the Back of the said Premises, pleasantly situated in the Town of HI I. LMORTON, and now in the Tenure of Mr. Robert Boddington, Lot 2. A DWELLING- HOUSE, with a Stable, Yard, Garden, and Homestead adjoining, containing one Acre and a Half, more or less, situate at HI L I.- MORTON afotesaid, and now in lite Tenure of Thomas Crofts. Lot 3. A Piece of good GARDEN GROUND, about Half an Acre, more or less, situate in the Parish of HI LI. MORTON aforesaid, and now in the Tenure of John Twigger. For a View of the said Premises, apply to Mr. CF. ORGE HULL, at the Sign of the Woolpack, ill Hillmorton. WARWICKSHIRE. Desirable Freehold Grazing Farm. To be SOLD by A U C T 1 O N„ By Mr. BRANDER, At the Bishop- Blaze, in Napton- upon- the- Hill, in the County of Warwick, on Tuesday the 16th Day of June next, between the Hours of Four and Six • in the Afternoon, IN TWO L » TS, AVery eligible FARM; consisting of a sub- stantial House, with necessary Yards, Barns, Stables, Cow- houses, and other Out- buildings, with 105 Acres of valuable Pasture, Meadow, and Arable Land adjoining, 80 Acres of which are Pasture and Meadow, and 25 Acres Tillage. The Whole Capable of becoming very excellent Grass Land, situate in the pleasant Viliage of NAPTO- N- UPON- THE- HILL, in the County of Warwick, in the Occupation of Thomas Hickman, a respectable Yearly Tenant. The Turn- pike- Road from Birmingham to London passes through the Village, and the Oxford Canal ( which commu- nicates with the Grand Junction) runs very near the Estate, which is only three Miles from the Market Town of Southam, seven from Daventry, twelve from Banbury, fourteen from Coventry, and eighty from London. Iotl. The Farm- House, with the Yards, Barns, Stables, Out- buildings, six Closes, andl9A. ) R. 13P. of the flea r. Parr of the Ground called GREAT- HADEN, containing in the Whole 72A. SR. 37P. Lot 2. The further Part of GREAT- HADEN, con- taining'SSA. OR. 38P. and the adjoining Ground, called HADEN- END, containing 10A. 1R. 27P. with the Hovel standing thereon. Part ot the Purchase Money may remain on Mort- gage ; and further Particulars had by Application to Messrs. TOMES J: BURMAN, Solicitors, or Mr. BIL- MNGTON, of Southam, Warwickshire; or Mr. BRANDER, Little- Tower- Hill, London. \ Wednesday and Thursday's Posts. LONDON, May 21. THE Gazette of this evening contains an ac- count of the capture, off Cape Ortega!, of L'Alerte French privateer, of 14 guns and 85 men, by the Pallas frigate, Captain Miller; also, of the capture, on the Leeward island station, of a fine brig privateer, L'Austerlitz, of 18 guns and 125 men, after a chace of 18 hours, by the Circe frigate, Captain Pigot. This vessel has done more mischief to the trade than any other from Gua- daloupe during the war, and has been chased by several of our frigates before, but from her supe- rior sailing always escaped. Dutch and French Papers to a late date have been received, with two Gottenburgh Mails, and the Husum Mail due on Sunday. The intelligence by all these conveyances is of but little importance. All is . vet quiet " with the armies. But the siege of Dantzic has produced some warm operations. It seems to be most vigorously defended against a furious attack. The precipitation of Bonaparte has induced him to make some desperate attempts to carry the place by assault, in which his troops, however, were repulsed, with the loss, it is said, of 6000 men. TU « reduction of it, we trust, will cost Bonaparte both time and troops. If the siege can be protracted till the country will bear the movement of troops and artillery, the endeavours of the Russians to relieve the fortress will probably bring on the first general engagement. The idea that a diversion may be operated in Favour of the Allies, in which it is expected that the British will co- operate, lias . effected the resn- lution of collecting a French army of observation on the Elbe, which is to be commanded by Marshal Brune. It is reported that the King of Prussia is to send 13,000 men under the command of Blucher, to the assistance of the King of Sweden. If this be true, it must be understood that the Russians in Poland are a match by themselves for the force of Bonaparte. Bonaparte seriously purposes to remedy the fault he has committed in the eyes of military men, by advancing so far into Poland, while Stralsund, Colberg, and Dantzic remain in the power of an • enemy who has also the command of the sea. Every thing shews that he is resolved to act for a time on the defensive. He has taken a strong position in Prussia, by means of which he hopes to repel the attacks of the great Russian army, which lies before him; and he in the mean while orders the siege of the maritime fortresses in the Baltic. Hence the waste of blood before Dantzic. The Altona Mercury relates, in a second edition, that on the 29th ult. at night, the Trench made three attempts to take Dantzic by storm, but in vain ; after which an armistice of four hours was granted for burying the dead. It is said, that ships which passed by on the 5th instant, heard a violent cannonade from the city. This last intelli- gence discredits a report which two days since had gained great ground, that the siege was raised. It was added, that the Saxons had deserted to a man ; that an attack was made by accord at the same instant, from the garrison in the city, and the English frigates before it, upon the French works; and that, after an obstinate contest, the enemy was forced to yield his positions, heavy artillery, & c. The desertion of the Saxons is said to have been acknowledged by the French Minister Bourienne. According to the Konigsberg Paper of the 25th ult. the arrival of the Emperor and the Grand Duke ConstaDtine has caused great joy in the army. On the 9th of April, Gelteral Blucher and his two suns arrived at Rosenberg'.' near ' Finkenstein. On the 22d, an orderly officer waited upon him with ail invitation to proceed to Finkenstein ; he rode, aceoBipanicd by his eldest son and an Adjutant, and was admitted to an audience of the Emperor Napoleon, by whom he was rrrv gnscrmialy re- ceived. On the 23d, he proceeded, with his sons and his Adjutant, to the head- quarters, of his Prus- sian Majesty, at Bartenstein. The King of Sweden, if is said, has renewed his treaties with the King of Prussia; all animosity between these two Sovereigns is forgotten; and 6000 Prussians are on their passage to Stralsund, under Generals Blucher and Tauenzien, while the diplomatic relations betweetf the two Courts are restored. Sweden having persevered in its hostility, the French, it is said, are about to collect a large force on the northern frontier of Germany. On Sunday last, Marshal Bruue received, by a Courier from Finkenstein, the command of all the forces in Lower Saxony, which, united with the troops coming from Italy, are to form an army of obser- vation against the Swedos and English, and at the same time cover the operations of the Grand Army. The English prisoners at Verdun are said to be treated with unusual lenity. Their limits have been enlarged, and they are permitted to be absent for three, or even four days, without a personal appearance at the Town- house. A curious reason is assigned for this mitigation. Some of the naval and military officers are said to have adopted the singular expedient of soliciting the intercession of the Archduke Charles of Austria; and to have addressed a memorial to biro, as to the bravest soldier in Europe, the acknowledged Head of the European Military. This memorial is said to have had its expected success, A very large importation of foreign oak hark is shortly expected from Norway. The practice of stripping it from the trees at the spring of the year, instead of Midsummer ( which used to bo the practice on the Continent), is this season universally adopted there; the quality of the bark will there- fore be equal to English oak bark. The woollen manufactory of the West- Riding of Yorkshire, from the 25th of March, 1806, to the 25th of March, 1807, produced 6,430,101 yards of narrow- milled, and 9,561,178 of broad- milled; total 15,291,279 yards: decreased this year 281,294 yards. This decrease is attributed to the unsettled situation of our political relations with America; and the ascendancy that the battles of Austerlitz and Jena have given tlio French over the Continent. Sons of the Clergy.—' Thursday the anniversary of the Sons of the Clergy was celebrated at St. Paul's Cathedral. The collection at the Cathedral and dinner amounted to £. 596. A fire which destroyed Detroit, in America, the 1st of June, 1805, consumed the houses in 25 streets, lanes, and alleys. • Sixteen human beings were burnt* and cows, horses, and sheep shared the same fate. The wretched inhabitants escaped ' with only the linen on their backs. A tribe of the Delaware Indians, who lived within five miles of Detroit, held a council the next day, and came to a resolution to relieve the sufferers; and the third day after the fire, sent 18 milch cows, 25 sheep, with turkies, chickens, and other necessaries, to their relief. Major Campbell, the Commandant of Fort Maiden, on the British ii- Jfi of the river, also contributed to their relief, and sent them five boat- loads of - clothes, shoes, and other useful articles. The probable expences of Lard Milton and Mr. Lasc'elles, in the present contest for the county of York, are estimated at ^ f. 150,000 each, and of Mr. Wilberforce, at ,£. 100,000, making together the sum of ,£. 400,000. A subscription has been opened for Mr. Wiber- force, 36,000 were subscribed in one day in the City of York. Sir F. Burdett knew nothing of the proceedings of the Westminster Election, respecting himself, until Friday last. The custom of pouring brandy into shoes or boots, with the view of preventing the effects of cold, was the occasion of the death of Mr. Alder- man Hankey. Feeling his feet damp and cold, he was induccd, at the recommendation of some friends at the Hall where he had been dining, to pour a glass of brandy into his shoes, in which state he walked home afterwards. He was almost immediately seized with an inflammation and con-; sequent obstruction in the bowels, which, in a few hours, terniiaated fatally. This practice is adopted upon the supposition, that because spirits, when swallowed, excite universal warmth, and restore the circulation in the extremities, they must do the same when applied to the extremities themselves. But the very reverse happens. Fluids, when eva- porating, produce cold; and the lighter or more spirituous the fluid, the more quickly it evaporates and greater is the degree of cold generated. This may be proved by a very simple experiment. If one hand be wetted with spirit, and the other with water, and both are held up to dry in the air, the hand welted with spirits will feel infinitely colder than the other. Or if the. bulbs of two thermometers be so treated, the mercury will be observed to fall much more rapidly and extensively in the one case than in the other. Whatever dan- ger, therefore, arises from the cold and damp feet, it is greatly enhanced by the practice alluded to. If such a remedy is to be at all employed, it ought to be taken into the stomach. The Turkish Stone Shot.— Those monstrous engines of destruction, which have been described by Admiral Duckworth and his Offioers, are fined out of guns of enormous size, which are not placed on any carriages, but rest on banks of earth or stone very near the water's edge. They nre wholly immoveable; the stones are raised up to their muzzles by means of levers; and it takes half an hour to charge one of them. They therefore can fire but once at the same object, they must catch the ship at the moment she passes within the line of their aim. Had these guns been pointed lower when the British ships they lately fired at were passing, the balls must have penetrated the hulls between wind and water, and sunk them. Had a few British soldiers been sent on shore previous to the passage of the Streights, to spiko these de- structive engines and demolish the batteries, all the mischief they occasioned to our ships, and our national glory, would have been prevented. The book lost by the clerk of Herries & Co. on Friday last, was found in Lombard- street by a journeyman carpenter, who took it, with its valu- able contents, to the banking- house ill St. James's street, the same afternoon. The firm rewarded his honesty by handsomely presenting him with £. 500. Last week a mo3t extraordinary circumstance happened in Plymouth. A most beautiful cock pheasant, from fatigue, it is supposed, dropped down in the Sound, along- side the Santa Marga- rita, of 36 guns, lying there. This handsome bird, by a boat being put off from the frigate, was picked up alive, and is now at the pheasantry in the delightful woods of Strode, Esq. ofNewnliain Park, near Plympton. Lambert's Leap.— Saturday as a servant boy was riding a spirited horse from Newcastle towards Sandyford, the animal ran away with him, and at the dangerous turn at Sandyford bridge, dashed full speed against the battlement, the coping stones of which were loosened by the shock, and the the INDEPENDENT ERF. EHOLDEJIS BEDFORDSHIRE. of had a'arge family of children, and knew so much To of the blessings of connubial happiness, as to satisfy him of the extent of the crime he so wan- j OIR GEORGE OSBORN purposing to establish tonly committed. It, so happened, that the lady > kj> a Constitutional Independent Club, to unite the was in a delicate state of health, and her phy- FREEHOLDERS both of TOWN and COUNTY sicians were consulted on her case. The gentle- men of the profession advised, that she should take the benefit of sea- bathing; and Aberystwith, on the coast of Cardigan, being at a convenient distance, her husband consented to a temporary separation. Tbe lady took her departure, and her husband, impelled by that affection with which he was always influenced, followed her in a few days. He arrived one night before he was expected: he found his wife absent; she had left her lodgings in an open carriage with Colonel Bedingfield; and on this discovery, he remained in a state of distraction more easily imagined than described. After having stated the particulars of the case, Mr. Garrow proceeded to examine the several witnesses. Mrs. Collev, the innkeeper at the picturesque situation popularly called the Devil's Bridge, said, that Mrs. Railston and Colonel Bedingfield came to her house on the 9th of October; that they returned again on the 19th of November, and continued there until the 24th of the same month; that they returned again in January; and during all the time they were there, they lived together us man and wife. Dr. Morrison said he was a physician, at Wol- j verhamptoH, and knew both the plaintiff and his | wife, before and since their marriage. He had only visited the family professionally; but, from ! what he could observe, the plaintiff always con- • ducted himself as a most affectionate and iadul- | gent husband. Miss Brown said, she was the sister of Mrs. Hailstone, and the daughter of Mr. Brown, of Tothill, near Wolverhampton." Mrs. Railston being indisposed, the witness accompanied her to Aberystwith. She there became acquainted with the defendant. The plaintiff came to the place one evening, unexpectedly, at ten o'clock. His wife had gone out the same afternoon, in an open carriage, with the defendant: it was wet weather. Upon her not returning, the plaintiff was in very great distress; and about twelve o'clock at night he procured a conveyance, and left Aberystwith in search of her.— Oil her cross- examination by the Attorney- General, she said, that neither she nor her sister were acquainted with the defendant before they saw him on the 25th of September. The plaintiff came to the place on the 3d of October. On the 25th of the preceding month, the defendant introduced himself to them on the public walk; on the 26th, they walked with him and Mr. Edwards, his friend; and on the 27th, the same party took a walk into the adjacent country. On that occasion the defendant and her sister separated themselves from Mr. Edwards and the witness for nearly an hour, and it was towards ten o'clock before they returned home. Joseph Lane, Esq. had known the plaintiff for 17 years. He had the best opportunity of ob- serving the conduct of the plaintiff and his wife, both before and after their marriage. No mau could make a more indulgent husband than Mr. Railston, and the lady appeared to be a most domestic and affectionate wife, with a tincture of religion stronger than the generality of the sex. The Attorney- General, for the defendant, said, that he had no difficulty in concurring in the general observations made by his Learned Friend in the opening of this case; but unfortunately for the object of this action, many of them did not apply to it. There were many cases in which a defendant would not be called upon to answer in considerable damages, although an improper connection had taken place. The defendant in this case was not acquainted with the husband of the lady, or the lady herself, more than three days before he obtained the accomplishment of his wishes. He introduced himself on the 25th of . September, and was accepted without the ordi- nary ceremony prudence and delicacy have en- joined. With these observations, the Learned Counsel would leave the case to the determination of the Jury, sensible that they would deal with it as justice required. Lord Ellenborough, having explained the nature of the action, said, that the question was, not as to the commission of the crime, but as to the extent of the damages to be assigned to the plain- tiff. There was every proof supplied of the ten- derness and affection of the husband, up to the moment of the departure of the lady for Aberyst- with. The Jury having retired for about an hour, returned with a verdict for the plaintiff— Damages £\ 1000. who have made so noble a Struggle in Defence of the Liberties of this County, wishes the Club to meet this Year at the SESSION s. Housi, on His MAJESTY'S BIRTH- DAY, and every subsequent Year on the Saturday previous to Midsummer- Day. May 19/ A, 1807. GRAND JUNCTION CANAL. THE next General Assembly of the Company of Proprietors of the Grand Junction Canal, will be holden atthe CROWN- ANB- ANCHOR TAVERN, in the STRAND, LONDON, on TUESDAY the 2d of JUNE next, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon. R. C. SALE, Clerk to the Company. Grand Junction Canal. Office, 21, Surrey. Street, Strand, London, Vlb, May, 1807. GEORGE INN, MARKET- HARBOROUGH, MAY 18 th, 1807. AT the Half- vearly General Assembly of the Company of " Proprietors of the LEICESTER- SHIRE and ' NORTHAMPTONSHIRE UNION CANAL, Present, THOMAS FACET, Esq. in the Chair, The following Resolutions { among others) were en- tered into, viz. Resolved, That a Resolution heretofore made, to suspend the Payment of Interest to the Proprietors till the Works are completed, be annulled. And further, that Interest, according to the original Act, be computed and credited to every Proprietor for all Calls made and paid since the General Meeting in November, 1804, or that shall henceforth be made, according to the several Payments; and that such 1 merest be con- sidered, from Time to Time, and taken as Part of Payment of subsequent Calls, and not be taken out of the Hands of the Treasurers as Income or Interest. Resolved, That the Committee be desired to enforce the Payment of all Arrears of Calls that shall remain due on this Day Month ; and that the last two Resolutions be immediately published in the Leicester, North- ampton, Coventry, and Birmingham Newspapers. CARTER & WARTNABY, Clerks to the said Company. ANNUAL SHEW or RAMS, rou LETTING; WUMBERS's SHEW of RAMS, for Letting t, commences on Tuesday the 2d of June, when he will be glad to see those Gentlemen who will t'avout him with their Company.— The Shearlings, and Two- shears, are by Rams bred by Mr. Stubbins, ar, d the older Sheep by Rams bred by Mr. Buckley and Mr. Knowles. Wafpenbury, May 15, 1807. Wappenbury is seven Miles from from Warwick, six from Southam, Rugby. Coventry, six and nine from BEDFORDSHIK E ASSOCIATION. For prosecuting FELONS, & c. HpiIE General Annual Meeting of the Members I. ofthis Association will beheld atthe SWAN INN, in the Town of BEDFORD, on FRIDAY the 29th Day of M AY instant, at Oneo'Clock, to pass the Treasurer's Accounts, and to fix the Subscription for the Year ensuing. THE K D PEARSE, Treasurer. Bedford, May\ § th, 1807. HUNTINGDON ASSOCIATION, For the speedy Apprehension and effectual Prosecution of FELONS and THIEVES, of every Denomination. NOTICE is hereby given, That the • nuual Meeting of this Society ( now consisting of' 209 Members) will be held at the FOUNTAIN INN, in HUNTINGDON, on FRIDAY the 29th Day of MAY instant, at Twelve o'clock, to pass the Treasurer's Accounts, appoint a new Committee and Treasurer for the Year ensuing, and for transacting all other Business relating to the said Society. Dinner will be on the Table at Three o'Clock. By the third Rule of this Society, every Member who shall not pay his Annual Subscription to the Treasurer at or before the General Meeting, or within 10 Days then next following, shall forfeit One Shilling; and if not paid within one Month, shall be excluded from all Benefit of this Association, and no longer considered as a Member, unless he pays 10s. 6d. for his Re- admission. WILLIAM MARGETTS, Solicitor and Treasurer. Huntingdon, May 19,1 h, 1807. Farm, in Bedfordshire. To be LE'Tr, ( FOR A TERM OF YEARS), And way be entered upon immediately, AN exceedingly compact' and highly- improvable FARM, four Miles dista. it from Ampthill, three from Shett'ord, seven from Bedford, and 10 from Hitchin; containing 250 Acres ( about 90 Arable, and the Remainder Grass Land), of which 100 Acres are Tythe- free. Mr. ROBIRT BUTT, of Beadlow, will shew the Farm, and refer to the AGENT, who will treat for letting the same. J. To be SOLD, AVery good GIG and HARNESS, in good Condition. Enquire of the Hostler at the George Inn, North- ampton ; or at Highgate- House. Two edicts have been lately published in France respecting the English prisoners; one prohibiting , gaming; and another, allowing every naval and j , L"' 1er was^ throw- n heels over head into the gully Snilitary man, but no other, to send for his wife. •• * 1"* " *"" 1 "* " v"* * | below, among the water and stones; but notwith- Cublington, near Warwick. RUSSELL's SHEW of RAMS for LETTING commences on MONDAY the 1st of JUNE, when he hopes to be honoured with the Company tt Sheep- Breeders and others. May list, 1807. TOWCESTER, May 14th, 1807. PPIIIPPS, of TOWCESTER, WINE and . BRANDY- MERCHANT and COMMON- BREWER, takes the Liberty of returning Thanks to his Friends and the Public at large for the many liberal Favours he has received from them, and wishes to inform them, that he has laid in a Stock of LONDON BROWN STOUT and MII. D PORTER, which, with every other Article he deals in, may be had upon moderate Terms; and still solicits a Continuance of their Favours. P. PHIPPS having grown a few Hundred Weight of SWEDISH TURNIP SEED, which he will war- rant to be of ' a good Sort, wishes to inform those Gentlemen who may want any, that they may be supplied, by applying to him, at Is. 6d. per lb. \ There seems to have been a most uncountable i^"' U^ J^^ J misconception with regard to the late Act for the Abolition of the Slave Trade. The Kingston papers contain a kind of public notice, that it is the intention of the British Legislature to indem- nify any individuals who may be injured by the Abolition, and that the Jamaica Slave Factors may be comprehended, by petition, in this com- pensation. i'riday were received from New South- Wales, the Sidney Gazettes to the 9th of November in- clusive. The scarcity of grain was at that period so grout, that wheat had been selling for several days at £. 4 per bushel, arid the price of the 2lb. loaf had risen to 4s. Sd. Fowls sold at from 8s. to 10s. per couple, and eggs at 3s. per dozen. At the market on the 8th, no wheat was to be bad, and very lilt, Is maize. Potatoes were eagerly bought nt from 4d. to 5d. per pound ; and the sup- ply of vegetables was very scanty. To add to the distress of the colony, several fields of young corn had been destroyed by the grub. Con- siderable relief was, however, expected from the approaching harvest. Captain Baker, of the Tribune frigate, has tWtroyed a convoy of Spanish gun- boats and quasters, in a vefy spirited action; but, unfor- tunately, in the contest, he lost. 16 men killed, wounded, and missing. Captain Baker had a verv narrow escape; a ball struck the flint out of a n. usket which he was about to fire. His cockswain was one of those wounded. Admiral Duckworth, after taking measures to cut off tlm supplies of provisions from Egypt to I " rkejr, directed his coarsc northward, to prevent ! • the i'otilori and Barcelona floets from coming out. escaped without any broken bones, and was en- abled to remount the horse and ride off. A woman of Falmouth, known there by the name of Tammy Dunstan, lately in an altercation with another who charged her with calumniating her, was in the act of denying the charge with the most solemn asseveration, when she dropt down and instantly expired. Fordham, Harvey, Harford, and Ridge, the men who w ere a short time ago convicted of a burglary at Ponder's- Eiid ; and Freeman and Fisher, con- victed of forgery ; were yesterday morning, pur- suant to their sentence, executed at the Old Bailey. They all behaved with becoming fortitude. The two former strongly protested their innocence; the remainder acknowledged the justice of their sentence. COURT of KING'S BENCH, Wednesday, May 20. RAILSTOI^ V. BEDINGFIELD, Esq. The plaintiff is a merchant at Wolverhampton, the defendant an Officer in the Army, of the rank of Colonel. Mr. Garrow, for the plaintiff, said, that this was a case which called for the most serious at- tention, as the offence committed wasiof the most flagrant nature, being nothing less than the se- duction of a chaste, moral, and discreet woman; withdrawing her affections from a most indulgent husband ; and carrying the most nefarious project for the destruction of domestic peace and happi- ness to ultimate success. It was no inconsiderable aggravation of this offence, and ho was sorry to | shuck the sensibility of the Jury by such a state- ment, that this delinquent was a married man, MORETON- PINKNEY. To be SOLD bv PRIVATE CONTRACT, AVery desirable FREEHOLD ESTATE, situate at MORETON- PINKNEY, in the County of Northampton; consisting of a Farm- House, with Barns, Stables, and other, requisite Out- buildings, Homestall, Homeclose, and 180 Acres ( more or less), ot rich Arable, Meadow, and Pasture Ground, divided into convenient Closes.— The Estate is now in the Occupation of Mr. Edward Carpenter, under a Lease, at a low Rent, eight Years being un- expired the 5th of April last, for which a proper All lowance will be made, and at the Expiration thereof is capable of very considerable Improvement. The Land- Tax has been redeemed; and the Timber growing thereon will be sold at a fair Valuation. For further Particulars, or to treat for the Purchase, apply to Mr. THOMAS, Attorney, Brackley. Live and Dead Stock, To be SOLD by AUCTION, By ROBERT ANDREWS, On Tuesday the 26th of May, 1807, on the Premises of Mr. MANNING, at NEWTON- BLOSSOMVILI- E PARK, in the County of Bucks, who is leaving the Bargain ; CONSISTING of 40 Tegs, 17 Ewes and Lambs, one Heifer down- calving, and three yearling Calves; four Draught Horses, one capital Two year- old Colt, and one yearling Filly; Harness for six Horses; one Narrow- wheel Waggon, and two Ditto Carts; about 2000 Faggots, & c. ; a Six- doztiTi Barrel- Churn, seven Milk- I. eads, & c. ; about 60 Acres of Grass Keep, in Lots, till the lOfh of October. Six Months' Credit will be given, on approved Security, for the Keeping. Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock. Buckinghumshit e. To be SOLD by A U C T I O N, By JOSEPH DUDLEY, At the Bell Inn, Winslow, on Friday the 29th Day of May inst. 1807 ( unless before disposed of by Private Contract) j AVery compact and desirable FREEHOLD ESTATE, situate in SWANBURNE, in the said County of Bucks; consisting of 30A. 2R. 6P. of excellent Meadow aod Pasture Land, properly divided into two Grounds, witha Cow- House standing thereon.— The above Estate is well watered by a constant Stream, and the Fences are in very good Condition. For a View of the Premises, apply to the Pro- prietor, Mr. THOMAS HENLY, of Swanburne aforesaid; and for further Particulars, or to treat for the same by Private Contract, to Mr. LANCELOT WYATT, Attorney at Law, or to JOSEPH DUDLEY, the Auctioneer, of Wiuslow. To Ladies and Gentlemen. LADIES' RIDING- HABITS, AND FASHIONABLE DEISS FOP. GENTLEMEN. DIETRICHSEN, LADIES' HABIT- MAKER, at his old - established Warehouse, No. 12, RAIHBONE. PLACE, OXFOR D- STR EET, LONDON, begs Leave to return his sincere Acknowledgments to the Nobility and Gentry for their repeated f avours during a Series of Years, and particularly for the very numerous additional Customers, and increased Number of Orders, for LADIES' RIDING - DRESSES, with which he has been favoured during the last Season in particular; to merit a Continuance of which, the utmost Attention to Fashion and Fitting will always be observed. F. D. requests Permission to add, that, in the Spring of last Year, he commenced also executing Orders for GENTLEMEN'S CLOTHES, in Partner- ship with S. CLARK, TAILOR ( late Foreman to Mr. Allen). DIETRICHSIN & CLARK, TAILORS, having had the Happiness to experience unpiecedented Success and Patronage from MEN OF FASHION, since their Commencement, they beg Leave to solicit the further Orders of the Nobility and Gentry in Town and Country, to tvhose Commands ( addressed as above) the strictest Attention will be paid ; and where a large Stock of fashionable CLOTHS, KERSEY- MERES, & c. & c. is always kept for Inspection. LEATHER BREECHES. REGIMENTALS, YOUNG GENTLEMEN'S BRESSIS, LIVERIES, & c. elegantly made. • fi^ T Bankers, Merchants, Manufacturers, and Country Residents in general, may have an Order executed as above, at a very short Notice after their Arrival in London, or may be informed by Letter how to send up their Measure. Wf HERF. AS a Commission of Bankrupt is » » awarded and issued forth against DAVID ATCHISON, of WEEDON- BECK, in the County of Northampton, Draper, Grocer, Dealerand Chapman, and . he being declared a Bankrupt is hereby required to surrender himself to the Commissioners in the said Commission named, or to the major Part of them, on the THIRD Day of JUNE next, at Six o'Clock in Afternoon, and on the FOURTH and TWENTY- SEVENTH Days of JUNE next, at Eleven o'clock in the Fore- noon, at the House of SAMUEL JOHNSON, known by the Sign of the BEAR INN, in DAVENTRY, in the County of Northampton, and make a full Discovery and Disclosure of his Estate and Effects; when and where the Creditors are to come prepared to prove their Debts, and at the second Sitting to choose Assignees; and at the last Sitting the said Bankrupt is required to finish his Examination, and the Creditors are to assent to, or dissent from, the Allowance of his Cer- tificate.— All Persons indebted to the said Bankrupt, or that have any of his Effects, are not to pay or deliver the same but to whom theCommissioners shall appoint, but give Notice to Mr. ROLLS, Attorney at Law, Southam; or Mr. EGERTON, Solicitor, Grasy' Inn, London. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, THAT the first Meeting of the Commissioners appointed for carrying into Execution an Act of Parliament passed in the last Sessions, for inclosing Lands in O UN DI. E, and in the Hamlet of ASHTON, in the Parish of OUNDLE, in the County of North- ampton, which was intended to have been holden this Day, is unavoidably postponed, and will be holden on WEDNESDAY the THIRD Day of JUNE next, at the TALBOT INN, INOUNDLE aforesaid, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon.— Dated this 19th Day of May, 1807. EDWARD HARE. JOSEPH TRUSLOVE. HENRY CROFTS. OUNDLE INCLOSURE. "\\ 7" E, whose Names are hereunto subscribed, » » being Commissioners appointed by an Act of Parliament, intituled, " An Act for inclosing Lands in OUNDLE, and in the Hamlet of ASHTON, in the Parish of OUNDLE, in the County of North- ampton," do hereby give Notice, that we intend to hold our first Meeting at the House of JOHN ABSON, known by the Sign of the TALBOT INN, in OUNDLE aforesaid, on WEDNESDAY the 3d Day of JUNE next, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon, for the Purpose of entering upon, and proceeding it, the Execution of the said Act; when we intend to no- minate a Banker, or such other Person or Persons, as shall be approved by a Majority in Value of the Proprietors present at the said Meeting; to whom all Monies, lo be raised or received by us, shall be paid as often as the same shall amount to the Sum of Fifty Pounds.— Given under our Hands this 19th Day of May, 1807, EDWARD HARE. JOSEPH TRUSLOVE. HENRY CROFTS. Weedun- Reyul, Northamptonshire. To be LETT by AUCTION, By Messrs. R. £ f E. BLABY, On the Premises, on Thursday the 11th Day of June next, at Two o'Clock in the Afternoon ( if not sooner disposed of by Private Contract, of which timely Notice will be given), on a Lease, for 14 Years, THAT capital andwell- known PUBLIC- HOUSE, the WHEAT- SHE A F, now in full Trade, situate on the West Chester Road, at WEEDON aforesaid, leading to London, Northampton, and Cambridge, adjacent to the Grand Junction Canal Wharf, and that great Work the Royal Depot now carrying on at that Place, being only four Miles from Daventry, eight from Northampton, and eight from Towcester, all great Markets, and excellent Roads.— The Premises comprise an eligible House, roomy Cellars, Stables for 20 Horses, Piggeries, Butcher's Shop annexed, large Garden, and a small Close adjoining; the Whole is in a good State of Repair, and Possession may be had immediately. For further Particulars, enquire upon the Premises; or of the Auctioneers, at Floore. NORTHAMPTONSHIRE. To be SOLD bv AUCTION, By Mr. ROB INS ON, At the George Inn, in Thrapston, about the Middle of June next, AFREEHOLD CLOSE of rich convertible LAND, adjoining te the Town of THRAPSTON, con- taining about seven Aeres, more or less, fenced with exceeding good Quick Hedges, and in the Occupation of Mr. Chambers Leete. For a View of the Premises, apply to Mr. ROBINSON, of Thrapston aforesaid. FOR MAKING THE HAIR GROW, & c. " SIR, ASon of mine, a Man grown, who had very little Hair from his Birth, thought he would try your STIRAClA's ITALIAN OILS:— It has made it grow thick and long. Having an Infant in the same Way, have found the like good Effect; and an old Friend of mine, the wrong Side of Sixty, thought he would try it: it has answered his most sanguine Ex- pectations j he now has a good Head of Hair, and has left off his Wi| j these four Years. F. Wilkinson, Esq. No. 11S, Oxford- Street, has a Horse that rubbed the Hair off his Knee— in less than a Month it was im- possible to see where the Blemish was. Also Mr. Johnson, of Wapping, has a Horse that was blistered above two Years, after using your Oils the Hair was restored, both thick and of its natural Colour. I am, your's, T. WHITWORTH, Church- Street, Hackney, December 8th, 180G. CAUTION.— Those Ladies afjd Gentlemen who pur- chase Stiracia's Italian Oils, Will please to observe, they are always in Pots, with the Proprietor's Name, " Johnson," signed on the Label, across the Pot; and to be had at the Proprietor's, No 94, Newman- Street, Oxford- Street, London. f To be SOLD by AUCTION,- By THOMAS WOOD, Atthe Unicorn Inn Farm- Yard, in LEIGHTON- BUZZARD, on Tuesday the 26th Day of May, 1807, npHE IMPLEMENTS in HUSBANDRY, and .1. PART of the LIVE and DEAD STOCK, of a GENTLEMAN, who has disposed of his Farm; comprising two Narrow- wheel Carts, and one Narrow- wheel Waggon, complete ; Ploughs and Harrows; Patent Chaft'- Cutter, Corn- Screen, Corn - Bin, two Ladders, and Barn Tackle in general; a capital Horse Colt ( by Useful), one barren Cow, and a Rick of fine Upland Hay, about twelve Tons. The Sale will commence at Two o'Clock in the Afternoon. Freehold Estate, Ampthill, Beds. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By JVM. WHITE, On Wednesday the 27th Day of May, 1807, about Three o'Clock in the Afternoon, at the Cross- Key* Inn, at Ampthill ( subject to such Conditions as will be then produced), in two Lots, rpilREE FREEHOLD Brick MESSUAGES or I TENEMENTS, with Yards, Gardens, and Out- houses, situate in BEDFORD- STREET, in the Town of AMPTHILL, in the several Occupations of Messrs. Bellamy, Chapman, Sharp, and Purser, Tenants at Will. For further Particulars, apply to Mr. IACLES, Solicitor, at Ampthill; or to the AUCTIONEER, at Bedford. Desirable Estate, Kimbolton, Huntingdonshire. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By Mr. SMITH, On Friday the 29th Day of May instant, at the Wfcfte Lion Inn, in Kimbolton, between the Hours f Four and Six in the Afternoon, subject to siK: V Conditions of Sale as shall be then and there pro- duced ( unless previously disposed of by Private Contract, of which timely Notice will be given, „ in one or more Lots, ACommodious FARM- YARD, with Barns, Stables, Cow- house, and sundry Buildings, situate in STONELY, in the Parish of KIMBOLTO*. adjoining the Turnpike- Road from thence to St. Neots; together with SIX several CLOSES adjoining, three Pasture and three Arable Land, containing toge- ther about 73 Acres; also, ONE other CLOSE of PASTURE LAND, near adjoining, containing about three Acres; all in the Tenure of Mr. Nathaniel Beedham, Tenant from Year to Year. The above Estate is a delightful Situation for c Gentleman's Mansion, commanding a most extensive and picturesque View over the Town and Castle of Kimbolton, and the adjacent Country, being in the Neighbourhood of several Packs of Hounds, and about eight Miles from St. Neots and Huntingdon. For a View of the Premises, apply to Mr. EEEO— HAM, the Tenant, at Kimbolton. There is extensive Commons for Sheep belonging to the said Estate, over Agden- Green, which is likely soon to be inclosed, and which Estate will command- an Allotment. For further Particulars, or to treat for the sarac„, applv to Mr ORAG « , Stanwick ; or Mr. GOODHALL, Wellingborough, Noithjmptonsliire. 1 T t Friday and Saturday's Posts. LONDON, May 22. ACCOUNTS have been received from Sil- T. Duckworth's fleet, by a vessel which has • arrived at Liverpool, from one of- the Seven Islands, ' Ihe intelligence, though not of a very pleasing kind, is what might have been expected. In obe- dience to the circular Firman of the Grand Signior, illl the Barbary Powers have declared against us, and the Mediterranean is covered with their cor- sairs. The Bey of Tunis and the Dey of Algiers are foremost 111 this general hostility. The mis- chief of this vexatious warfare is more than pro- portionate to the actual strength of the Powers concerned. The corsairs are invariably small vessels, some of them sloops, aud more of them a kind of armed wherries. It is almost impossible, therefore, to bring any force to bear against them. The merchants of the Levant Trade, will suffer ' much from their piracy. It is true, indeed, that the events of late years have reduced this once flourishing commerce within very narrow limits; but something of it still exists, and its produce consists in articles of the first necessity. The extinction of the Levant Trade, therefore, must rot be considered as wholly without importance. When the above accounts left tiic Mediter- ranean, Lord Collingwood's fleet was reported all well. Mr. Arbuthnot was momentarily expected in the Amphion; and Sir Thomas Duckworth was said to have reached Messina on his way home. It was added that Sir Sidney Smith was ordered to remain at the mouth of the Dardanelles. Letters from Rotterdam, dated on Monday last, were yesterday received. Intelligence from Dant- sic, of the 5th instant, had reached Holland. At that time the siege had not been raised, but there was an evident relaxation in the operations of the enemy. This was attributed to the vigour with which the reiterated attempts of the French to carry the town by storm, 011 the night of the 29th of April, were repulsed. The garrison made sorties almost every day, most of which are repre- sented as having been completely successful.— These letters state it to be the general opinion in Holland, that the Court of Vienna was on the eve of declaring against France. It was even rpported, on the loth instant, that such a declaration had actually been made. We do not believe- that Austria has vet gone so far. The intended inter- view between the two Emperors will, however, produce something decisive; it will either termi- nate in confirming Austria in her system of neu- trality, or making Iter a party in the war. The Rotterdam Courant, of the 16th instant, contains a speculative article of great length upon the advantages which Sweden may derive from an alliance with France. It is contended, that " Sweden will ever be a dependant nation, in the exact proportion in which she struggles for inde- pendence ; that she has only therefore to take her choice between France and Russia— between the protection of the former, and subjection to the latter; that France has every interest to protect Sweden, and none to enslave her; that the im- mense empire of France requires not the addition of Sweden as a member of her dominion: But is it so with Russia? Sweden is here a weak Power, which borders upon a strong Power: Sweden is to Russia what Portugal is to Spain, and Scotland to England. Nature seems to have intended them as members of the same body; and ambition will sooner or later work upon these physical advan- tages." We are happy to state, that our commercial relations with Russia, which were likely to have been interrupted, owing to sotne mismanagement, are in a fair way of being placed on a solid and per- manent footing. Matters were lately so circum- stanced, that a passport could not be obtained for an Englishman without its being sent from St. I'etersburgh, which was attended with much trouble. We now have good authority to announce, that his Excellency the Russian Ambassador is authorized by his Court, to grant passports to all British subjects who may be desirous of entering the Russian territories, provided such persons he 1 properly recommended to his Excellency by his Majesty's Government. The Earl of Pembroke, now gone to Vienna, we understand, is invested with full powers to treat for peace with France, conjointly with our Allies, as circumstanccs may arise. Ilis powers, we are further assured, are verbatim, the same as those with which the Earl of Lauderdale was in- fested on his mission to Paris. The war in Poland having nearly exhausted the stenk of provisions, we understand that Govern- ment is about to send up the Baltic, for the use of our allies, a large quantity of different articles of domestic consumption. The embarkation of troops for the grand expe- dition has commenced with the Royal artillery, of whom a large division has just been shipped on board the vessels provided for their reception. The embarkation of the foreign corps will imme- diately follow at Ramsgate, Margate, and Deal. Lord Keith has been ordered to strike his flag, the Admiralty having resolved to divide the com- mand into three separate commands. In consequence of information having been laid against some of the Underwriter* of Lloyd's Coffee- j house, for using slips of unstamped paper instead of Policies, a meeting of the Merchants, Under- writers, and Brokers, took place on Wednesday, at the Coffee- house, at which it was resolved to appoint a Committee to confer with the Commis- sioners of Stamps on the subject. Yesterday a new Lottery was contracted for, to consist of S0,000 Tickets only, and to begin Drawing in July next. The following were the bidders:— Bish & Eranscomb, Richardson & Swift, Hensley & Pulley, and T. Cope £. IS 15 6 Towgood & Shewells 16 15 3 Walsh & Nesbitt 1ft 19 0 The latter gentlemen, being the highest bidders, were declared the purchasers. The profit to Government upan the four last Lot- teries, amounts to near £. 800,000, namely, about £. 600,000 by the sale of Tickets, and about ,£. 200,000 by the incidents, such as postage of letters, stamps, duties ou advertisements, duty on k, paper, & c. & c. Lord Howick has declined a poll for Northum- berland, and Lord Percy and Colonel Beaumont have been chaired. The Liverpool election terminated on Friday last, when General? Tarleton and Gascoyne were declared duly elected, and chaired accordingly. Westminster Election.— The following was the state of the poll this day at one o'clook:— Sir F. Burdett 4S97 —_ l ord Cochrane SS23 * Mr. Sheridan 1603 Middlesex Election. — The Election for the county of Middlesex commenced at Brentford on Monti jv, when Mr. By rig, Mr. Mellish ( the old members), and Sir Christopher Baynes, ware severally put in nomination; and the shew of hands being declared in favour of Mr. Byng and Sir C. Baynes, a poll was demanded on behalf of Mr. Melhsh.— At the close of the fourth day's poll M ' he numbers were declared— 1 For Mr Meilish 1817 Mr Byn? 1566 Sn C. Bi- ynes 85C A L L G 0 O D, VYest- Muker, Square, Nortkcwiptow, BEGS Leave to. inform the Ladies and her Friends 111 general, that she is returned from LONDON, aud has now ready for Inspection, a great Variety < 5f fashionable DRESSES, MODELS, SPENCERS-,_ and TRIMMINCS; liketf/ ise, a large Assortment of CORSETS, of the newest Kind, and coloured, and STAYS of all Descriptions. NORTHAMPTON, May 23d 1007. ]\/ I RS. WILKINSON respectfully informs her JLV- L Friends and the Public, she lias just received from LONDON a fashionable Assortment of MILLI- NERY, with a great Variety of genteel printed MUSLINS, worked and plain Ditto, worked ROBES, twilled and plain SARSNETS, & C. & c. Mrs. W. begs to acknowledge the many Favours she has so repeatedly received, and hopes, by a diligent Attention, to merit a Continuance of them. N. B. The GOODS are now open for Sale. To the GENTLEMEN, CLERGY, and other FREE- HOLDERS of the COUNTY of NORTH- AMPTON. ^ HE high Honour you have again this Day conferred upon me, demands my best and earliest Acknowledgments. To know that I possess your good Opinion and Esteem, can never be an Object of Indifierence to me; and I am proud to say, at no former Period ef my Life has the Reception I have met with, on the Part of my Constituents, been so uniformly flattering to my Feelings, as that which I have experienced in the present Instance. I need not add, that it will ever be my Study to discharge the Trust reposed in me with Fidelity and Zeal. I have the Honour to be, With the utmost Sense of Gratitude, Gentlemen, Your obliged and faithful Servant, W. R. CARTWRIGHT. Northampton, May 14th, 1807. To the GENTLEMEN, CLERGY, aud FREEHOLDERS of the COUNTY of NORTHAMPTON. GENTLEMEN, IBeg Leave to return you my warmest and most sincere Thanks for the Honour which you have this Day conferred upon me, by re- electing me as one of your Representatives in Parliament. Your Firmness 111 resisting the repeated Attempts which have been made to withdraw your Confidence from me, greatly increases the Satisfaction which I feel on the present Occasion. I can only assure, you, that it shall be the Endeavour of my Lite to strengthen your - Attachment towards me, by zealously and watchfully attending to your individual Interests, and bv exerting my utmost Abilities to promote the general Welfare and Prosperity of my Country. I have the Honour to be, Gentlemen, Your most obliged, and obedient humble Servant, ALTHORP. Althorp, May 14( 4, 1807. S. F. & j, TOMPSrtN RETURN Thanks to their Friends for the very liberal Encouragement they have met with; and respectfully inform them, that J. T. is in LONDON, and will select an Assortment of the most fashionable MILLINERY, DRESSES, See. which will be ready for Inspection on MONDAY the 25th Instant. Drapery, Northampton, May 16th, LIJOL. NORTHAMPTONSHIRE YEOMANRY ~ CAVALRY. rpiHE ALTHORP, NORTHAMPTON, and 1 WYMERSLEY TROOPS are requested to assemble on the MARKET- PLACE, at NORTHAMPTON, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon, on MONDAY the 1st of J ON E next, for the Purpose of being trained and exercised under their own Officers, in Pursuance of the Provisions of the General Volunteer Act.— The abovementioned Troops will remain in Quarters from Monday the 1st to Saturday the 6th of June ( both Days inclusive). SPENCEK, Colonel. May m, 1807. N ORTIIA MPTON SHI RE YEOMAN RY~ CAVALRY. THE Gentlemen of the TOWCEST^ R TKOOP are requested to meet on FIEATH EN COTE. GREEN, in Field- Day Order, at Half- past Eleven o'Clock. in the Morning, on MONDAY next the 25th of MAY. J. BEAUCLERK., Lieutenant. Towcester, May 19th, 1807. NORTHAMPTONSHIRE YEOMANRY CAVALRY. THE Gentlemen of the KETTERING TROOP are requested to assemble at the usual Place in ROWILL FIELD. 011 MONDAY the 1st ot JUNE, at Ten o'Clock.— The Troop will remain in Quarters at Kettering till the 6th of June, inclusive. G. WATSON, Captain. May 19 th, 1807. NORTHAMPTON, May 19th, 1807. RPHE Gentlemen of the TROOP of NORTH- J- AMPTON VOLUNTEER CAVALRY arc requested to assemble, in Exercising Order, on the MARKET- HILL, in this Town, on MONDAY the 1st of JUNE next, at Half- past Ten in the Morning, to remain embodied till the 4th ot June, inclusive WILLIAM KERR, Captain- Commandant. The Roll will be called precisely at Eleven. To THE FACULTY. ANY Gentleman who is disposed to undertake the MEDICAL CARE of the POOR of the Parish of FLOORE, in the County of North- ampton, is requested to wait upen the Overseers, Mr. SAMUEL RODDIS and Mr. ROBERT MARRIOTT, immediately. Vhore, 13d of May, 1807. WANTED immediately, A steady active YOUTH, in a small Family, as an APPREN- TICE to a TAILOR.— A Premium will be expected, as he will be treated as one of the Family. Every Attention will be paid to his Morals. For Particulars, apply to G. TILLIY, Tailor arid , Sheep - Street, Northampton: MLOE begs Leave to offer her grateful . Acknowledgments to her numerous Friends for the many liberal- Favours conferred, and re- spectfully informs them, that she is . returned from LONDON with A fashionable Assortment of M1 L- I. 1NERY, Sec. which will be ready for Saie oh TUESDAY the 2( ith Instant. May 23d, 1807. SWEDISH TURNIP SEED, |> AISED and sold by WM. SWANNELL, of LV- FILCROVE, in the County of Bucks, and by his SON, at PAVENHAM, Beds, warranted from his original transplanted Seed, which has been ap- proved by all who have tried it, at Is. 6d. per lb. sent to Northampton and Bedford in Bags, free of Expence j also, NORFOLK TURNIP SEED, warranted transplanted. Filgrove, May 22d, 1807. KETTERING BOWLING- GREEN. ^ PHE first Meeting will be on TUESDAY the 2d JL Day of JUNE. C. JENKINSON. Kettering, May 23d, 1807. Dinner on the Table at Half- past Two o'Clock. THEATRE, NORTHAMPTON. On MONDAY, MAY 25th, By Desire of Mrs. B O U V E R I E, THE COMEDY OF THE PROVOK'D HUSBAND; or, A JOURNEY to LONDON. And the Farce of THE VILLAGE LAWYER. On WEDNESDAY the 27th, by Desire of Mrs. BANBURY, THE COMEDY OF The SOLDIER'S DAUGHTER. And the Musical Farce of LOVE LAUGHS AT LOCKSMITHS. A Benefit on Friday the 9,9th.— 4 Play on Saturday the 30th. On MONDAY, JUNK 1st, For the Benefit of Mrs. CLELAND and Mr. KEITH, Shakespeare's Tragedy of MACBETH, KING of SCOTLAND; With other Entertainments. LONDON, JjMi tv'scV, at Caldccot'f, near Nuneaton, Waif tvjekshire, Mr. Robert Barrs, fOnnlprW a mercer aud draper of Coventry. A few days ago, t^ tii 73, Mr. Robert Luhtitfn, of Hedsor Mills, Bucks. Lately, ut- ed 70, Mr. Sjblej, coafch- procrietor, of Stilton, Huntingdonshire. The Rev. J. Dalby, late vicur of Bolton, Lei- cestershire, has been appointed to the vicarage of CastlerDonington, 011 the presentation of the Ear} of Moira. The Rev. William Millers, B, D. Ftllow of St'. John's college, is collated, by the Lord Bishop of Ely, to the rectory of Hardwicke, Cambridgeshire, vacant by the dea'th of the Rev. E. Traut. The Rev. Thomas Waldron Hornbuckle, M. A, Fellow cf St. John's college, is aiso collated by his Lordship to the vicarage of Madingley, Cam- bridgeshire, vacated by the resignation of the Rsv. William Millers. The Rev. Mr. Denys is presented, by the Earl of Pornfret, to the vicarage of Bourn cum Dyke and Cawthorpe, Lincolnshire. The Rev. Luke Hcslop, B. D. Archdeacon of the county ot Bucks, has deputed the Rev. Samuel Strutt, M. A. Minister of Stony- Stratford, to exe- cute the office of Surrogate for the said county. It is expected Mr. MTCORKELL'S Ball at the George, 011 THURSDAI EVENING, wiil be honoured with a numerous assemblage of the Gentry. We understand a most excellent band of music ( which wiil likewise play for the company's hall after- wards), is engaged for the occasion." We have the pleasure to inform the public, that a few days ago £. 1000 stock in the 3 per cent, consols, was transferred to the Governors of the General Infirmary in this town, being a legacy from Samuel Lyon, Esq. late of Cauwick, Lin- colnshire, towards the support of that excellent institution. Bedford County Bkction.— At the opening of the poll yesterday morning, at ten o'clock, Colonel Osborn declined any further contest.— The fol- lowing was the state of the poll 011 Thursday night:— Mr. Pym 1145 General Fitzparrick 1084 Colonel Osborn 1069 The election for Rutlandshire came ou at the castle of Oakham 011 Thursday se'tinight, when Gerard Noel Noel, Esq. and Lord Heiiniker, were unanimously re- chosen and chaired. They after- BR1XWORTH, Northamptonshire. NOTICE is hereby given, That by Desire of j Draper, Kettering, Northamptonshire, many Gentlemen, Farmers, Graziers, and VTrivrcn A T ————— others, the FAIR at BRIXWORTH will be held ( as usual) 011 the 5th Day of JUNE next ( and be continued yearly on that Day); at which a large Shew of Cattle, of all Sorts, is expected, it having been much on the Increase in that Respect for some Years; and as Brixworth is situated in the Midst of a large Extent of rich Pasture and Grazing Land, it is thought to be worth the Attention of Gentlemen Jobbers to attend with Cattle, as good Accommo- dation can be given to such ot every Description. FRENCH Papers to the date of Sunday last j „ ards entertained a very large party of the free- have been received. General Mjchelson, it j holders at the inns in Oakham, appears, had crossed the Danube, after having carried the fortress of Giurgewo by storm. Czerni WANTED, A Journeyman GLAZIER and PAINTER.— A good Workman may have Employ and good Wages, by applying to JAMES WHITMY, Abin£ ton- Street, Northampton. To Stone - Masons. LITTLL- BOWDKN, May « 2d, 1807. ABSCONDED, 011 Friday the 8th Instant, from the Parish of LITTLE- BOW J^ EX, in the County of Northampton, and left his Wife and Family chargeable thereto, GEORGE KENDALL, Labourer. He is about SO Years of Age; had on when he went away a Nankeen Jacket and Fustian Trowsers; his Appearance is meagre, and he is about 5 Feet 8 Inches high. Whoever will apprehend the said George Kendall, and bring him to the Overseers of the Poor of the Parish aforesaid, shall receive a handsome Reward, and the Payment of all reasonable Charges thereby incurred, by applying to JOHN HUNT, or ? n SAMUL TAYLER. S Uverseer « - STRAYED, about three Weeks ago, out of OviMTtTN* Lordship, the Property of SAMUEL PELL, TWO WETHER IIOGGERELP, branded on the near Hip with a S. and cropped of the otf Ear. Whoever has found the same, orcnn give- Information of them, so that they may be had again, shall. receive HALF- A- GUINEA REWARD, and all reasonable Charges. HINCKLEY, May 21st, 1807. RODE away with, fromTliNCKLEY, on Tuesday Afternoon, the 19th of May instant, A DARK- BAY HORSE, ( 2J OOD Hands may have constant Employ and I liberal Wages, by applying to Messrs. TOMSON, Cambridge, who have a considerable Job going on, the Building of a new College.. NORTHAMPTON COI. D BATH. ACommodious COLD BATH, with genteel Dressing Rooms adjoining, situatenear SCARLET- WELL, in the Town of NORTHAMPTON, is now OPEN for the Reception of Ladies and Gentlemen, on the following Terms:— One Guinea a Year, Fif- teen Shillings Halt a Year, Half- a- Guinea a Quarter of a Year, Seven Shillings and Sixpence a Month, or Sixpence each Time ot Bathing. N. B. The Bath is supplied by a constant Spring, which runs about nine Hogsheads an Hour, and may be emptied at any Time in about ten Minutes. Attendance from Six o'Clock in the Moriiing till Ten. For Particulars, enquire of Thomas PONTEXEM, Silver- Street, Northampton. SILVERSTONE FIRE. WE, the Undersigned, beg that the Public will not be in haste in listening to any Ap. b] plications from People pretending to be Sufferers by the- said Fire, as a correct State of the Loss will be made public as soon as it can be ascertained; when the Donations of the Charitable will be gratefully accepted and carefully distributed amongst the Suf- ferers, by the Rev. THOMAS FAWCET, GILBERT FLESHER, Esq. SAMUEL BLENCOWE, Esq. and the Rev. H. BEAUCLERK. To te LET T, A Substantial DWELLING- HOUSE, with the about 14 Hands high with a grey Mark on the off ^ w^ i of The B^ ck. a'nd nearly tnn^ ^ ^ ! Garden ^ Orchard, situated in the . populous , — IV1 Georges had also lent his powerful aid to the Russians. The French Official Paper of the 12th contains a journal of the siege of Dantzic, from the 22d 10 the 30th of April. The enemy confess that the place was defended with uncommon activity and resolution. The cannonade was kept up 011 both sides with groat vigour. On the 25th, in the afternoon, Marshal Lefebvre ordered the firing to cease, and sent his Aid- du- Camp to summon the place; but General Kal- kreuth replied, " that he should not listen to anv proposal of that kind, until a practicable breach had been made." On the following night the bombardment was kept up with great spirit, and several buildings in the town were set on fire. When it had slackened for some time, the garrison attempted a sortie, but were repulsed with con- siderable loss. On the night of the 28th, the be- sieged made another sally, which is said to have been conducted with much skill, and executed with great courage, but the French corps of re- serve at length succeeded in repulsing them. Government, it is said, have received confirma- tion of the account of the defeat of the French, in their attempt to storm Dantzic, with the loss of 6000 men. Mr. Kraws, one of the King's Messengers, has arrived- in the Dorset packet from Mr. straLtou, his Majesty's charge d'affaires at the Court of Sweden. It is reported he brings intelligence of the armistice between the French and Swedes having been at length ratified, or at least farther extended. The Person who ro de away with the same, was a jolly well- looking Man, with a mettled under Coat, and a dark greatCoat; he had also a rough great Coat tied on the Saddle with a Halter.— The above Horse was led by the Hand, and the Person rode a black i Pony, with a Hog Matte, a Star in the Face, and a | j. Blemish on the near Leg behind ; which Pony, it is i supposed, had also bisen hired from Leicester, and rode away with. The Person hired the Horse at Hinckley for the Purpose, he said, of fetching a young Man from Coventry, but he was seen about two Hours afterwards on the London Turnpike- Road near to Lutterworth. Whoever will give Information of the above Horse or Pony, so that they may be had again, or of the Person who rode away with the same, shall be handsomely rewarded by WILLIAM WOODFORD, Hostler at the Plough Inn, in Hinckley ; or by WM. BAXTER, Rose- and- Plough, Leicester; and any Information respecting the above, will be thankfully received. illage of CRICK, in the County of Northampton. For a View of the Premises, apply to THOMAS HOPKINS, of Crick; orMr. John Watts, Winwick. IVinvjick, MayUth, 18Q7. FORTUNATE LOTTERY TICKETS. Fourth day.— No. 9949, as first drawn, a prize of =£. 20,000.— Nos. 3857, 16,914, ^. 1000 each.— No. 14,317, =£. 500. — Nos. 1132, 6293, 6522, 21,836, £. 100 each. PRICE OF Sat. Mon. 23H Hoi. STOCKS. Fainting - Stock, For SAL E by A U C T I O N, By MASON & SON, On Thursday the 28th Day of May, 1807, on the Premises of Mrs. BIGGS, of SPRATTON, in the County of Northampton ; CONSISTING of two Waggons, one Six- inch- wheel Cart, one Narrow- wheel Ditto, three Draught Horses, one Cow, Harness for four Florses, with odd Ditto; a newly- erected Waggon- Hovel, 30 Feet by 12 Feet; double and single Ploughs, large and small Harrows ; Fan, with other U trn Tackle ; Barrel and Hand- Churn, and Dairy Utensils; Lead Horse- Trough, Saddle and Bridle, Com - Bin, Chaff- Box, Cart Ropes, old Iron, some Lots of Household- Furniture, is Pewter and Brass, and sundry other Articles. The Sale to commcnce at Ten o'Clock. Household- Furniture and Effects, be SOLD by AUCTION, By Mr. KIR SHAW, On Tuesday and Wednesday the 26th and 27th Days of May, 1807, on the Premises, at LUTTERWORTH, in the County of Leicester, the Property of a Gentleman who has retired from that Place ; CONSISTING of Four- post, Tent, and other Bedsteads, and Furnitures; fine Feather- Beds ; Mattresses, Blankets, and Counterpanes; Set of Mahogany Dining Tables, circular Ends; handsome Sideboard, inlaid ; Pembroke, Breakfast, Turn- over, anJ other Tables ; Chests of Drawers ; Bureau and Boekcase ; Bason- Stands and IIight- Tables; Dinner- Trays and ' eaboards; Chain, with Horse- Hair : Bottoms, Brass - nailed; an Eight- day Chick and 1 Thirty- hour Ditto; Pier Glasses, in Gilt Frames; j Swing Ditto, in Mahogany Frames, with Drawers ; Carpets; Oak Bureau; large Dining Tables and round Ditto; Chairs; Dressers and Shelves painted Chairs; ornamented Cornices and Window- I Curtains; Wire Fender, with Brass Rims; Bath I Grates and Fire- Irons ; Kitchen- Range, and Requi- sites in general, as Copper and Brass Pots, Sauce and Stew pans, Kettles, & c. ; Brass and Iron Candlesticks; Knives and Forks; Wind- up Jack ; Spits; Pewter Dishes and Plates ; various useful Articles in Tin ; a Barrel- Churn, Milk- Lead, Pancheons, and Butter- Kivers ; one Brewing and one Washing- Copper; five Hogshead Casks, nearly new, five Half- Hogshead Ditto, and six smaller Casks ; Tubs, Stools, Thralls, Water Casks, Working Stands, Bottles and Bottle- Rack, Corn- Bin, Wheelbarrow , Ladders, & c. with numerous other Articles. The Sale to commence each Morning at Ten o'Clock. Bank Stock .. 3 per Ct. Red. 3 perCt. Cons. 4perCt. Cons. » per Ct. N — | 97j 98 Imp. 3perCts. India Stock .. India Bonds .. 4s5sp Exc. Bills ... Is p Omnium 1J Cons, for Acc. 1631 Tu. Hoi. Wed. 231 62H 63tf* 80J 98i 61i Th. 231i 62J| SOH 9Sii Fr. 624 mi 3 97JS 187 ] 4s 6s p Is. pa jpals p li U 63fi I6SM Her NORTIIAMP TON, SATURDAY EVENINS, May 23. Household- Furtiiture and Effects. To be SOLD by A U G T I O N, By JOHN n A Y, On Friday the 29th of May, 1807. on the Premises, in STONESTRATFO RD, Bucks, NPHE neat HOUSEHOLD- FURNI I'URE, & c. 1. of the late Mrs. LONGMAN ; comprising Four- post and Tent Bedsteads, with Cotton Furnitures; Feather and Flock- Beds; Mattresses, Quilts, and Blankets; Pier and Swing Glasses; Mahogany and other Chairs; Mahogany Dining, Tea, and other Tables; capital Eight- day Clock, in Oalc Case; Kitchen- Grate and Kitchen - Furniture; Brewing Tubs and Furnace, Beef Casks, and various other Articles. The Sale to begin exactlyat Eleven o'Clock. Canal Trading Boats. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By JOHN DAY, On Thursday the 4th Day of June, lg( 17, exactly at Twelve o'Clock, at OLD- STRATFORD WHARF, near Stony- Stratford, Bucks, FIVE TRADING BOATS, WITH CABINS, from 20 to 30 Tons Burthen, tjie Property of a CTIKH. EMAH, and will positively be sold without Reserve, or. e in each Lot. May be viewed till the Sale, bf applying at the Slid Wharf; > nd Particulars known ot the Auc- tioneer, in Stony- Stratford atcrcsaid. The only complete System of Practical Agriculture ever published. This Day is published, a new Edition, revised and enlarged, in twe very large Volumes, Quarto, Price Four Guineas and a Half, in Boards, illustrated with nearly 100 Engravings, 30 of which are co- loured from Nature, representing various Kinds of Implements and other Machinery adapted to the most improved Methods of Cultivation, the most approved Grasses, and the principal Breeds of Sheep and Cattle, from original Drawings by GARRARD SC SCOTT, ACOMPLETE SYSTEM OF PRACTICAL AGRICULTURE, including all the MODERN IMPROVEMENTS and DISCOVERIES, in which the Principles of Chemistry are applied in Explanation of the Nature and Composition of Soils and Manures; and those of other Sciences in the Breeding, Rearing, and Fattening of different Sorts of Live Stock. The Whole intended to combine and explain fully and completely the Principles and Practice of the ART or MODERN HUSBANDRY. By R. W. DICKSON, M. D. Of Hendon,. in Middlesex, Honorary Member of the Board of Agriculture, & c. See. Printed for RICHARD PHILLIPS, NO. 6, Bridge- Street, Blackfriars, London ; and sold by all Book- sellers.— Of whom may be had, YOUNC'S FAJ sea, in Beards MARRIED.] Lately, A. S. I. earmouth, Esq. of Manchester Buildings, and late of Tempsford, Bedfordshire, to Miss J. Learmouth, daughter of A. Learmouth, Esq. of Parliament- street, West- minster. On Monday se'nnight, the Rev. John Oliver, of Swepstone, Leicestershire, to Catherine, youngest daughter of Dudley Baxter, of Atherstone, War- wickshire. Same day, Mr. Twist, attorney at law, of Co- ventry, to Miss Eliz. Brown, of Stretton- under- Fosse, Warwickshire. A few days ago, Mr. W. Sherwood, to Miss S. Cato, both of Chalgrove, Oxfordshire. Last week, Mr. Thomas Eginton, of Coventry, to Miss Eliz. Stone, of Allesley, Warwickshire. On Tuesday last, Mr. Wm. Sharman, to Miss Mary Knight, both of Hannington, in this county. On Wednesday last, at St. Neots, Huntingdon- shire, Mr. J. M. Pierson, banker, of Hitchin, Herts, to Miss Ann Gorham, second daughter of Mr. Gorham, merchant, of the former place DIED.] On Monday se'nnigbt, the Rev. Chas. Favell, M. A. rector of Brington cum Bythorn, Huntingdonshire, and formerly Fellow of Clare- Hall, Cambridge. " _ Lately, at Tetsworth, aged 20, William Belhs, Esq. of Wadham College, Oxford, in consequence of an injury sustained by a fall from his horse. On Sunday se'nnight, at Ampthill, Beds, after a short illness, Mr. John Brown, sen.; as an affectionate parent he is deplored, as a good neighbour and friend his memory will be respected. Lately, the Rev. J. Collier, of Castle- Dohington, Leicestershire, in the 81st year of his age. On Sunday last, suddenly, aged 72, Mr. Wm. tlawkes, of Moulton, near this town. On Wednesday last, aged 93, Mrs. Hudson, relict of the Rev. Thomas Hudson, perpetual curate of Quorndon, Leicestershire. Nottingham Election.— At the final close of the poll on Monday, the numbers were declared as liillows: — For Mr. Smith 1216 Mr. Coke... 937 Mr. C romp ton 635 The following members have been returned to Parliament, in addition to those mentioned in out- last:— High- Wycombe. T. Baring, Esq. and Sir J. D. King, Bart.— Lincolnshire. Mr. Chaplin and Mr. Peiham.— Nottinghamshire. Lord Newark and A. Hardolph, Es^.— Hertfordshire. Sir J. Seabright and Hon. Brand.— St. Ives. Sir W. Stirling, Bart, and S. Stephens, Esq. On Saturday the Duchess of Richmond, with four of her Grace's children, and a large suite, left town, 011 their route for Ireland. They stopped that night with the Duke aud Duchess of Bedford, at Woburn- Abbey, and proceeded the next day on their way to Hoiyhead, where one of the Royal Yachts awaits their arrival, to convey her Grace and family to Dublin. Between five and six o'clock on Thursday even- ing, a fire broke out at Silverstone, near Tow- cester, occasioned by singeing a pig too near some thatched buildings, which caught fire, and raged with sueh fury, that in the course of one hour and a half upwards of nine houses, some barns, and a bean rick, were reduced to ashes. Sever;, 1 of the unfortunate sufferers were from home at Uw ttie Are broke out, consequently, the whole of their little comforts of life, with their long- enjoyed habitations, were consumed; fortu- nately, the engine from Towcester arrived at a period which prevented the threatened conflagra- tion of the whole village, several other buildings having caught fire. It was not, however, until midnight, that the village could be considered safe.— The loss of the poor sufferers is upwards of .£'. 2000, about ,£. 700 of which was insured. Current Prices of Canal Shares.— The following were the average prices of Navigable Canal Shares, at the office of Mr. Scott, 25, New Bridge- street, London, in April, 1807 :— Ashton and Oldham, £. 9t> per share.— Peak Forest, X 57.— Warwick and Birmingham, .£. 95.- Warwick and Napton, £. 94.— Grand Junction, £. 87.— Ellesmere, £. 55. — Croydon, £. 50.— Lancaster, £. 19 ex. dividend. — Huddersfield, £. 16— Gloucester and Berkeley, O11 Tuesday se'nuight, an inquest sat on the body of Thos. Barker, apprentice to a tailor in St. Martin's Stamford Baron, in th'. s county, who died in consequence of having fractured his" skull bv a tall from a horse, occasioned by the animal being frightened by some boys who were playing at foot- ball. Verdict— Accidental Death. On Monday the - 4th instant, an inquisition was taken at Walton, in the county of Bucks, before James Burnham, Gent, one of his Majesty's Coroners for the said county, 011 view of the body of James Goodman, a poor child of that parish, who tl » e afternoon preceding, being at play lu- ar to a deep pond of water, adjoining the dwelling- house of his father, unfortunately fell into the same aad was instantly drowned. Jurors'. verdict— Accidental Death. And on Thursday se'nnight, another inquisi- tion was taken at Stovve, in the said county, before the same Coroner, on view of the body of Mary Lovell, widow, who the preceding evening, being left alone for a short space of time in her dwelling- house, unfortunately fell across the hearth of » : lire place ( supposed from being suddenly seized with a fit), by which means she was so dreadfully burnt as to occasion her immediate death, lix about an hour after this melancholy circumstance, she was found by one of her sons lying near to the fire- side, m a situation too shocking to describe. Jurors' verdict— Accidental Death. sp PRICE of CORN per Quarter at Northampton, Saturday, May 23. Wheat, 72s. ro 79s. Od. Rye, 50s. Od. to 51s. Barley, SOs. Od. to 38s. Od. Oats, 22s. Od. to 24s. Od. J. GRAFTON, Inspector. Beans, 37s. 6d. to tls Od. Peas, 31s. 0d. to— s.. 0d. By the Standard Measure. Corn- Exchange, London, Friday, May 22. . Prime samples of Wheat do not fetch last prices, and middling are almost without buyers. Bailsy and Malt are rather cheaper, as are Beans of each descrip- tion likewise. There are but few arrivals of Oats, which support their price. Flour goes off heavily. LIST of FAIRS, from May 25, to June 6, within the Circuit of this Paper. M. May 25. Ro- well and Sutton. Th. 28. Banbuy, Hallougbtor., and Hemelhimp- . stead. F. Same Tday, Mrs. M_ ar_ y LinueV wjft of Mr. j ZZ & Chipping- Norton. ' T " n ~ c t'"" t v----" ftl11 1 _ June 1. Stamford, BeJton, and Leicester. F. 5. tSrb. iv. rtb, Biggleswade, ar. d Bicester. S. —— 6. Damnify. Mr ARTHUR Francis Linnell, of Kislingburv, near this town. FARMER'S KALMBIR, Price Half- a- Gui- j Lately, Mrs. Watts, relict of John Watts, Esq. formerly of Danet's- Hall, near Leicester SFRISG.— MIY. BY CHARLOTTE SILIITH. AC< UN the wood and long withdrawing vale, In many a tint of tender green are drest. Where the young leaves, unfolding, scarce conceal Beneath their early shade, the half- form d nest Of finch or woodlark; and the primrose pale. And lavish cowslip wildly scatter'd round, Give their sweet spirits to the sighing gale. •\ h! season of delight!— could aught be found To soothe awhile the tortur'd bosom's pain. Of sorrow's rankling shaft to cure the wound, And bring life's first delusion onoe again, ' Twere surely met in thee! thy prospect fait, . Thv sounds of harmony, thy balmy air. Have power to cure all sadness— but deepatr. — » • wi> N « S< S © £* f8N* w » - The HEATH - WATCH. To he L E T T, And entered upon at Midsummer next, ,4 Very uood established BOARDING and /\ DAY- SCHOOL for YOUNG LADIES ; the ] Dwelling- House very pleasantly situated in DON- i STABLE- STREET, AMPTHILL, in the County of Bedford. lor Particulars, apply to Mrs. STONE; if by Letter, Post- paid. Ampthill, April Ttth, 1807. w vhich the Among the popular superstitions almost I'eneral illumination of modern times has not been able to obliterate, the dread of the " Death- Watch may well be considered as one of the most predominant, and still continues to dis- turb the habitations of rural tranquillity with groundless tears and absurd apprehensions. It is not indeed to be imagined that they who are engaged in the more important cares ot pro- viding the immediate necessaries of lite, should have " either leisure or inclination to investigate, with philosophic exactness, the causes of a par- ticular sound; yet it must be allowed to be a very singular circumstance, that an insect so common should not be more universally known, and the peculiar noise which it occasionally makes be more universally understood. . It is chiefly in the advanced state of spring that this alarming little insect commences its sound, which is no other than1 the call or signal hy which the male and female are led to each other, and which may be considered as analogous to the call of birds; though not owing to the voice of the insect, but to its beating on any hard substance with the shield or t'ore- part of its head. The pre- vailing number of distinct strokes which it beats is from seven to nine or eleven; which very cir- cumstance may perhaps still add, in some degree, to the ominous character which it bears among the vulgar. These sounds or beats are given m pretty quick succession, and are repeated at un- certain intervals; and in old houses where the insects are numerous, may be heard at almost every hour of the day; especially if the weather be warm. The sound exactly resembles that which may be made by beating moderately hard with a nail on a table. The insect is of a colour so nearly resembling that of decayed wood, viz. an obscure greyish brown, that it may for a considerable time elude the search of the enquirer. It is about a quarter of an inch in length, and is moderately thick in proportion, and the wing- shells are marked with numerous irregular variegations, of a lighter or greyer cast than the groundcolour. Ridiculous and even incredible as it may appear, it is an animal that may in some measure be tamed; at least it may be so far familiarized as to be made to beat occasionally, by taking it out of its con- finement, and beating oil a table or board, when it will readily answer the noise, and will continue to beat as often as required. Wo must be careful not to confound this insect which is the real Death- Watch of the vulgar, em- phatically so called, with a much smaller insect of a very different genus, which makes a sound like the ticking of a watch, and continues it for a long time without intermission. This latter be- longs to a totally rliiferent order, and is thcTcrmes pulsatorium of Linimie. NORTHAMPTON, May 14th, 1007. " f .' T R.. EDGE, Dhr. cr. isT, begs Leave to inform j i't I. the Nobility, < ientry, and the Public, that he li.. s just received of Mr. SESMCCND, Surgeon Dentist, BATH, a Supply of his much- approved P RE PAR AT IONS for ore! erving and beautifying the Tr-. ru am! GUMS, ANODYNE TINCTURE for the TOOTH- UH » , and his TOOTH- BRUSHES, adapted far proper Use, _ Soli! also by Mr. I swoon, Newport. PagneU. WY. MAN's ANTI- BILIOUS PILLS, Q 0 justly esteemed for their easy and certain t '' Operation in removing all Bilious Complaints, Obstructions in the Liver, Indigestion, Sick Plead - Ach, Jaundice, & c. They are an excellent Remedy for Persons of Bilious or Costive Habits; for Per- sons of sedentary Lives, where sufficient Action ot the Bowels is not kept up ; also for Persons who have impaired their Constitutions by free Living ; and in earlv Attacks of the Gout are peculiarly useful, by alleviating the Severity of the Fit, and shortening its Duration. They have been found highly useful preparatory to, or during Sea Bathing. These Pills require no particular Regimen or Confinement, and do not contain any Mercurial or Antimonial Preparation. Prepared anil sold by W. Wyman, Surgeon, Ket- tering. Sold, Wholesale, by Dicey & Sutton, No. 10, Bow Church- Yard, London ; and, Retail, by the Printers of this Paper, Edge, and Marshall, North- ampton ; Sanderson & Beale, and Mather, Welling- borough ; Robins, Wilkinson, and Bates, Daventry; Reeve, Higham- Ferrers; York & Summers, Oundle; Beesley, Banbury; Barringer, ahd tnwood, Newport- Pagnell; Quenehorough, Dunstable; Alsop, Luton ; Harrod, and Bull, Market- Harborong'n; Inns, and Gallard, Towcester; Seeley, Buckingham; Hawkes, Lutterworth; Palgrave, Bedford; Gardner, Biggles- wade; Richardson, Stony- Stratford; Loggin, Ayles- bury; Wards, Hinckley; Eaton, TH'rapston; Jacob, Peterborough; Roberts, Southam; Sharpe, Warwick; Luccock, Kimbolton.; Emery, Sr. Neots; Jenkinson, Huntingdon; ' l'app, and Darton, Hitchin; Wallis, Olney; Rowcll, Rugby; Ward, Stratford- UBon- Avon; Koihison, and Merridew, Coventry; anrl by every Veneer of Medicines in the Kingdom. Price 2s. 9d. per Box, Duty included.— Be careful to ask for nvHAH'i Antibilious Pills. CORDIAL BALM <-, F GiLE* D. TrOTi l\[ r. Thomas Grecntees, Rochdale, dated October 15 th, 1800. ON the Gth Instant I had the Pleasure of being informed, by Mr. JOHN HO « II, Woollen Tradesman, near New Church, RoSsendale, of his being restored to a very good State of Health by the Use of four Bo'ttles of your celebrated Cordal Balm of Gilead, having been long, to all Appearance, ill a deep Decline. To Dr. Solomon, Gilead- ilouse. ROBERT RAIKFS, Esq. ( Founder of the Sunday' Schools), Gloucester,' unites his Testimony to the great Success and wonderful Efficacy of the Cordial Balm of Gilead, in a Variety of Cases. The CORDI AL BALM of GILIAD is sold in Bottles, Trice Half- a- G uinea each; there are also Family Bottles, Price 33s. containing equal to four Bottles at ( id. hy which the Patient saves 9s. including al< o the Duty. Sold, Wholesale and Retail, bythc Printers of this Paper; also, Retail, by Marshall, and Edge, North- ampton; Collis tc Dash, and Mumn, Kettering; Dawson, and Harrod, Harborough; Marriott, Banburv ; Inns, and Gallard. Towcester; Seeley, Buckingham; Richardson, Stony - Stratford ; Edge, and Mather, Wellingborough ; Robins, and Wilkinson, Daventry i Okely, and Palgrave, Bedford; Fox, St. Neots; Barrirtger, a. d Imvood, Newport- Pagnell; Swinfen, Leicester; by tiie Printers of the Country News- pipers,- and by all the reputable Medicine Venders, Booksellers, & c. in every principal Town in England, Jr- laiid, Scotland, and America, who will deliver Pamphlets gratis, with a Variety of authentic Docti- rtientt noted therein. Dr. Solomoii, when consulted, expects his » 5I' » 1 Fee of Half- a. Guinea. Such Letters should, for thirty, be thus directed—" Money Letter. Dr. Solomon, Gilead- House, near Liverpool." CONTRACTS FOR COALS AND CANDLES. Commissary- General's Office, Great George- Street, London, May 14r/ j, 1807. ANTED, for the Barracks in the under- mentioned Counties in South- Britain, for the Barracks in North- Britain, andr in the Islands of Guernsey, Jersev, and Aldemev, such Quantities of COALS and CANDLES as may from. Time to Time he required by the respective Barrack- Masters for the Time being. The Deliveries to commence as sootvafter the 25th of June next, as the respective Barrack- Masters shall require, and to continue until the 21th of June following. Proposals for supplying Coals made separately for each County in South- Britain, the Whole of the Barracks in North- Britain, and likewise for those in the Islands of Guernsey, Jersey, and Alderney, sealed up, and marked " Tender for Coals," will be received at this Office until Eleven o'Clock on Friday the 5th of June; but in those Counties where both Sea and Inland Coals are used, the Proposals must particularly express the Price of each Description. Proposals for Candles, sealed up and marked " Tender for Candles," will be received until Eleven o'Clock on Saturday the 6th of June; but no Tender will be noticed unless made on, or annexed to, a printed Particular, and the. Prices inserted in Words at length, and if sent by Post, the Postage must be paid. Particulars of the Contracts may be had upon Ap- plication at this Office, between the Hours of Ten and Four; to Mr. Dqnity Commissary- General Assiotti, Edinburgh ; Mr. Assistant - Commissary Rawlings, Guernsey; and Mr. Assistant- Commissary Dumaresq, Jersey. COVNTI ES. Berks Chester Comwallfincluding' Scilly) Cumberland Devon Dorset Durham Essex Gloucester Hants Hunts Isle of Wight Kent North Lancaster Middlesex Norfolk Northampton Northumberland Nottingham Somerset Suffolk Surrey Sussex Warwick Wilts York Britain. Guernsey, Jersey, and Alderney. ' TOLLS TO LETT. "\ J OTTCE is hereby given, That a Meeting of - i-\ the Trustees appointed by an Act of Parliament passed in the 32d Year of the Reign of His present Majesty King George the Third, intituled, " An Act for amending and more effectually repairing the Road from the Black- Bull Inn, in Dunstable, in the County of Bedford, to the King's- Arms, in Hockliffe, in the said County," will be held at the House of Mr. THOMAS COATES, known by the Sign of the SUGAR- LOAI", in DUNSTABLE aforesaid, on THURSDA * the FOURTH Day of JUNE next; when the TOLLS arising at the Toll- Gate known by the Name of CHALK- HILL GATE, will be LETT to FARM by AUCTION, to the Best Bidder, between the Hours of Eleven and Two of the same Day, in the Manner directed by the Act passed in the' 13th Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, for regulating Turnpike- Roads ; which Tolls will be put up at the Sum of £. 1570, being the Sum they were last lett for. Whoever shall become the Best Bidder, must imme- diately pay a Deposit of ^£. 100, and give Security, with sufficient Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the Trustees, for the Pavment of the Rent at such Times as they shall direct. JOHN GRIFFITHS, Clerk to the Trustees. Luton, ith May, 180". _______ TURNPIKE TOLLS TO LETT. " VTOTICE is hereby given, That the TOLLS A_\ arising at the several Toll- Gates upon the Turn- To COVER, THIS SEASON, 1807, T ECTON, near NOM- HAMI'TON, at Two Guineas a Mare, and a Crown the Groom, A beautiful BLOOD BAY ARABIAN. Enquire tor further Particulars of JOHN PETTIT, at Ecton. To COVER, this Season, 1807, AT Mr. WM. ODEIJ.' S, Abington- Street, NORTH- AMPTON, at One Guinea and a Half each Mare, and Half- a- Crown the Groom, YOUNG HUE- AND- CRY. He is rising seven Years old, perfectly sound, stands 35 Hands 2 Inches high, and is of particular good Action.— He was got by that well- known Horse Pretender ( which trotted 16 Miles within the Hour, late the Property of Mr. Christopher li'root, of Long- Sutton), his Dam by Old Hue- and- Cry; her Dam was hied by Mr. Parker, of Thorney, out of a Mare got by the Duke of Bolton's Mogul, and is own Brother to Dash and Enchanter. YOUNG HUE- AND- CRY will be at Towcester, every Tuesday; at Home, every Tuesday Night; Daventry, every Wednesday; George Inn, Crick, every Wed- nesday Night; Lutterworth, every Thursday; Talbot Inn, Welford, every Thursday Night; Highgate- House, every Friday; and at Northampton, every Friday Night, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Mares to bt paid for the last Time of going round; the Groom to be paid at the Time of Covering. To COVER, this Season, 1807, AT One Guinea and a Half each Mare, and Half- a- Crown the Groom ( the Money to be paid at Midsummer next), YOUNG 11EGULUS, the Property of Mr. ROBINSON, of THRAFSTON. 1 He is rising five Years old, 15 Hands 3 Inches high, a beautiful Bay with very little White-, free from Blemishes, has good Action, and excelled by very few in Symmetry; is able to carry 18 Stone with the fleetest Hounds, having been hunted last Season with Earl Fitzwilliam's Fox- Hounds. YOUNG REGULUS was got by Regulus, late be- longing to W. P. NEEOHAM, Esq. ( out of an excel- lent Hunter); he was bred by A. Boucherett, Esq. and was got by that well- known Horse Young Regulus, his Dam by Y'oung Traveller, Old Cade, Bolton, Fear- nought, Basto, Duke of Newcastle's Turk, the Byerley Turk, out of a Barbary Mare.— Young Regulus was got by Old Regulus, his Dam by Bowser's Snake; Snake by the Lister Turk, out of the Dam of Old Cato, a Daughter of Old Partner ; Young Traveller by Traveller, Bartlet's Childers; Mr. Durham's grey Mare, by a Son of the Bald Galloway, Daffodil's Dam by. a foreign Horse of Sir Thomas Gascoigne's. Old Regu- lus was got by the Godolphin Arabian, his Dam Grey Robinson, Grand- dam by Snake, out of Old Wilkes, a Daughter of Old Hautboy.— Far his Performances see the Racing Calendar. " The above Pedigree is true; and I hereby certify, " that I refused 150 Guineas for the. said Re- " gulus, when 29 Y'ears old. " W. P. NEEDHAM. " Louth, Feb. \ ftth, 1S07." The Mares covered by Young Regulus last Season, generally prove to be with Foal; those that do not will be covered at 16s. and Half- a- Crown the Groom' Ladies who value their Persons, and wish to obtain a pearly Set of Teeth, and prevent that dreadful Ma- lady the Tooth- Ach, are recommended the Use of BUTLER's TOOTH- POWDER, PREPARED from the original Recipe of the late Dr. P. H. DIMSDALE, which possesses such wonderful Powers in curing the Tooth- Ach and Scurvy in the Gums, in whitening, cleansing, and preserving the Teeth, and communicating a delightful Fragrance to the Breath.— It is used and recommended by the Queen, the Princesses, the Empress of Russia, tne Duchesses of York, Devonshire, St. Alban's, Leeds, and Rutland, and most of the Nobility. Sold, Wholesale and Retail, at Mr. Butler's, No. 4, Chcapside, London ; and Retail by Edge, Marshall, Diceyfe Sutton, and Lambert, Northampton; Palgrave, Bedford; Inwood, New port- Pagnel 1; Swinfen, and Coombe, Leicester ; Loggin, Aylesbury ; Higgs, Market- Harborough; and by most Medicine Venders in every Town. Salisbury's Antiscorbutic Drops. Person, aged 3( 5, had a small Scrofulous House and Land, near the Toten of Buckingham, To be LETT, And immediate Possession given, AVery neat and convenient DWELLING- HOUSE, fit for the Reception of a genteel Family, with Gardens, Stabling, and Out- offices, and with or without fifteen Acres of good Meadow and Pasture Land, neatly adjoining the House.— The Tenantmay, if desired, be accommodated with Liberty of Spurting and Fishing in and near the Parish w here the Premises lie, and in another not far distant from it. For Particulars, and to treat for the same, apply to the Rev. J. RISLEY, Tingewick; or Mr. HEARN, Solicitor, in Buckingham. TOLLS TO tit LETT. ' OTICE is hereby given, That the TOLLS - L > arising at the several Toll- Gates upon the Turn- pike- Road leading from Wendover to Buckingham, in I the County of Bucks, called or known by the Names i ot WALTON GATE, HOL. MAN'S BRIDGE GATE, and | BUCKINGHAM GATE, will be LETT by AUCTION, I to the Best Bidder, at the House of WILLI AM KING, known by the Sign of the BELL INN, in WINSI. OW, in the said County of Bucks, on FRIDAY the5th Day of JUNE next, between the Hours of Twelve and Two, in the Manner prescribed by the Act passed in the 13th Year of the Reig » of His Majesty King George the Third, for regulating Turnpike- Roads; which . Tolls produced the last Year the respective Sums following, viz. Walton Gate, with the Weighing- Engine, £. lbl; Holman's Bridge Gate, I£. 232; and Buckingham Gate, ^. 215 ; over and above the Expences of collecting the same, and will be put up at those respective Sums. Whoever happens to be the Best Bidder, must immediately pay down into tlje Hands of the Trea- surer one Month's Rent in Advance, and at the same Time give Security, with sufficient Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the Trustees of the said Turnpike- Road, for the Payment of the Remainder of the Rent agreed for, and at such Times as they shall direct.— And it is required that such Bidder or Bidders do produce the Names of his Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the Trustees, at the Time of bidding. Bv Order of the Trustees, LAN. WYATT. IVinslrw, 30ti April, 1807. M1 pike- Road leading from Biggleswade, in the County of Bedford, to Akonbury- HUl, in the County of Huntingdon, will be LETT by AUCTION, either together or separately, to the Best Bidder, at the CROSS- KEYS INN, ill SAINT NEOTS, in the said county ox Huntingdon, on TUESDAY the NINTH Day of JUNE next, between the Hours of Twelve and Two of the same Day, in the Manner directed by the Act passed in the thirteenth Year of the Reign of His present Majesty King George the Third, " for regu- lating the Turnpike- Roads;" and which Tolls will be put up at such Sum or Sums as the Trustees shall think fit. Whoever happens to he the Best Bidder, nir^ t at the same Time enter into Bond, with sufficient Sure-, ties, to the Saiisfaction of the Trustees of the said Turnpike- Road, for Payment of the Rent or Rents, at such Times and in such Manner as they shall direct. J. WELLS, Clerk to the Trustees. Eynesbury, May lj?, 1807. This Day are published, Price 2s. dd. rjpwo SERMONS, preached on public Oc- 1 casions, and a CHARGE delivered to the Clergy of the Archdeaconry of Bucks. By the Rev. T. UKF. HESLOP, B. D. Rector of BothaI, No< thumberland, and Archdeacon of Bucks. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, Paternoster - Row, London; E. Charnley & Son, Newcastle- upon- Tyne; J. Abel, W. Birdsall, and T. Burnham, Northampton; T. Robins, Daventry ; and C. Jacob, Peterborough. A Tilt FOURTEENTH EDITION OF HENDERSON'S ART OF COOKERY, CARVING, & c. & c. This Day is published, Price Sixpence, Embellished with a capital Portrait of Mr. J. C. Schnebbclie, and a beautiful Representation of the Albany, Piccadilly, London, N U M B E R I. ( to be continued Weekly) of rp^ HE HOUSEKEEPER'S INSTRUCTOR; or, FI UNIVERSAL FAMILY COOK ; being a full and clear Display of the Art of Cookery, in all its various Branches; also, the whole Art of Con- fectionary, Pickling, Preserving, & c. the making and keeping in Perfection British Wines, and priiper Rules for Brewing; to which is added, the complete Art of Carving, illustrated with 23 Engravings; Bills of Fare for every Month in the Year; the Manner of decorating a Table, displayed by Copper Plates; Directions for Marketing; Observations on Culinary Poisons; and the Management of the Kitchen and Fruit Garden ; the Whole formed on an entire new Plan. By WM. AUGUSTUS HENDERSON. THE FOURTEENTH EDITION, Corrected, revised, and considerably improved, by every modern Addition and Variation in the Art, By JACOB C HP ISTOPHER SCHN KBBELI E, Late Apprentice to Messrs. Tupp & Ferry, Oxford. Street; afterwards Crok at Melun's Hotel, Bath; and now tf Martelli's, Albany, London. The Lateness of the Season in which the fourteenth Edition of this Work is brought forward, requires the strongest Apology from the Proprietors to those nu- merous Subscribers who have so patiently waited its Completion; and they beg to assure them and the Public in general, that it arose from the very rapid Sale of the last Edition, which was sold completely off several Months sooner than was expected, together with the great Difficulty of getting any Book oVinted in haste, from the extreme Pressure of that Business at this Time ; but they hope, the many Improvements made in the Culinary Art will sufficiently recompence the Delay, and place the fourteenth Edition of the Housekeeper's Instructor in the first Degree of Esti- mation in the Kitchen Library of every Nobleman, Gentleman, and good Housewife. Printed and sold by J. STRATFORD, No. 112';". Holborn- Hill, London; and may be had of all other Booksellers and Newscarriers in the United Kingdom. This Work may be had complete in twelve Numbers, Price Sd. each, or 7s. neatly bound. Ulceration in her Hand, giving her much Pain ; it then broke out in her Wrist, both her Shoulders, and her Knee, each Ulceration discharging much, and not disposed to heal; it then affected her right Elbow ; and these Ulcerations, with a Disposition to general Debility, she suffered for twelve Years. Her Knee was healed in the Worcester Infirmary; and she experienced some Benefit while a Patient, for a short Period, ill St. Bartholomew's Flospital; when she made Application for the Benefit of SPILSBURY'S PATENT ANTISCORBUTIC DROPS, at the Dispensary, No. 15, Soho- Square, London. By the Application of the Drops for six Months, her Ulcers gradually healed, and she regained her Strength and Appetite"; it is now a Twelvemonth since, and she remains per- fectly well.— Any Information of the above Fact may be obtained at No. 9, Duke's- Court, Drurv- Lane. Mr. SIMLSBURY ! is not accountable for any Mixture sold, unless the Words " Bv the King's Patent" are inserted on the Bill of Directions, Bottle, and Wrapper; the Stamp also ( the King's Duty) is printed in black Ink instead of red Ii-. k. Bottles 5s. tid. double Bottles 10s. and larger £. 1 2s. Duty in- cluded. ( jCr" Sold also bv the Printers of this Paper; Mr. Okely, and Mr. Palgrave, Bedford; Mather, Wel- lingborough; Collis & Dash, and Munn, Kettering; Robins, and Wilkinson, Daventry ; Corrall, Lutter- worth ; and by most* Venders of Patent Medicines in Town and Country. Mr. EDGE, NORTHAMPTON-, has just received a large Supply of ROBBERDS's BALSAMIC ELIXIR, or COUGH- DROPS, For Coughs, Colds, Asthma, and Consumption. ^"^ llESE justly- celebrated Drops, by their happy - L and immediate Effect in removing the most ob- stinate Cough or Catarrh, and all Tendency to Con- sumption, render thent a valuable Family Medicine. And when weconsiderthe Variableness of our Climate, which constantly induces us to catch Cold, and, that from this taking Cold originates a Multitude of Dis- eases, as Asthma, Pain in the Chest, offensive Breath, Inflammation of the Lungs, and Consumption, with a long Train of Evils, no Head of a Family should lay down without a small Supply, at least, of this almost instantaneous Remedy. Many thousand Persons can testify the happy E fleets they have received from it, when every other Medica! Assistance had failed. fJ3T A CAUTION.— Observe that R. Butler, No. 4, Chcapside, is engraved on a black Stamp, which is affixed to each Bottle ; ail others are Counterfeits. Sold, Wholesale and Retail, at Mr. BUTLER'S, NO. 4, Cheapside, London; and, Retail, by Edge, Marshall, Dicey & Sutton, and Lambert, Northampton; Pal- grave, Bedford; Inwood, Newport- Pagnell; Swinfen, and Coombe, Leicester; Loggin, Aylesbury; Higgs, Market- Harborough; and by most Medicine Venders in every Town; in Bottles at 2s. Dd. each. For Eruptions on the Skin. PETITS PATES, or PURIFYING SWEET CAKES. FROM the Prevalence of Diseases of the Skin in Children from Inoculation, and other Causes, and the Difficulty of eradicating them, it has been long wished that an Alternative could be devised that should comprise real Benefit in a small Compass, and at once be innocent, cheap, pleasant, and effectual. A Practitioner, of great Experience, contrived, many Years since, a Medicine of this Description, for his young Patients, and gave it a Form peculiarly adapted to the Palate and Stomach of Children. The Success of it fully answered his Expectation in all Eruptions upon the Skin, whether arising from original Impurity of the Blood, or acquired by the Vaccine or Variolous Inoculation, natural Small- Pox, Measles, or any other Cause; and it is now with Confidence recommended to the Attention of the Public. Sold by " F. NEWBERY & SONS, at their only Warehouse for Dr. James's Powder, No. 45, St. Paul's Church- Yard, London, Price 2s. a Box, con- taining 20 Cakes or Doses, and 3d. the Duty.— Observe that the Words " F. Newbery, No. 45, St. Paul's," are engraved in the Stamp. Sold also, by their Appointment, by Dicey & Co. Marshall, and Edge, Northampton; Seeley, Buck- ingham; Barringer, and Inwood, Ncwport- Pagnell; Green, Ampthill; Collis & Dash, Kettering; and Bull, Sen. Harborough. Notions Original Maredant's Drops. rI,< UE following remarkable Cure, effected by - L these Drops, is submitted to the Consideration of the Afflicted, as a further Proof of the Efficacy of this Medicine when procured genuine:— " To tile PROPRIETOR of NORTON'S MAREDANT'S DROPS. " liar lesion, near Northampton, May 28, 1806. " It would be ungrateful in me not to acknowledge the great Cure my little Girl, aged five Years, has received from your valuable Medicine. More than a Year since she was seized with a violent Pain in her right I • eg ; after some Time an Abscess formed in the Ancle, which was attended with such a violent Pain that she could get no Rest Night or Day; her Appetite was quite gone, and she was reduced to a mere' Ske- leton : Being advised to get her to be an Out- Patient at the Infirmary, she was attended by two Professional Gentlemen, who told me the only Chance to save her Life was to take her Leg off. In this trying Situation I made my Case known to Robert Andrew, Esq. of Harleston- Park, who bought me a Bottle of NORTON'S MARF. DANT'S DROP'S, which he advised me to make Trial of. After the Child had taken this Bottle I found her Appetite mush better, and she began to gain Strength. He then sent me another Bottle; in taking wMch, two Pieces Of Bo,,^ came from the Ancle, and, before she had finished the Bonie. the Discharge increased, and the Wound looked much better. Encouraged by the Success, he sent me two Bottles more, and before she had finished the fourth Bottle the Wound was closed, the Child gained Strength daily, and is jiow ( thank God) quite well and in good Health, and can go without the Help of Crutches, which she had used some Time before " MARY WRIGHT."' Witness to the Truth of the above, ROBERT ANDREW, one of His Majesty's Justices ot the Peace for the County of Northampton. The Medicine which effected the above Cure was purchased of Messrs. Dicey & Co. Northampton. The genuine Maredant's Drops are sold in Bottles of 5s. od. 01' 10s. each, Duty included, by S. RANDAL, Successor to Mr. Tutt, Roval- Exchange, London; also bv Messrs. Dicey & Co. Bow Church- Yard; and Messrs. Newbery,' St Paul's; and may be had of Messrs. Dicey & Co. Northampton, arid all other respectable Venders of Medicines. PELICAN OFFICE, LOMBARD- STREET & SPRING- GARDENS, CHARING- CROSS, LONDON, For Insurance oil Lives and Endowments of Children. ^ JMIF. great Advantages resulting to Society from .2. Life Insurance, require, that the leading Prin- ciples to which it attaches should be detailed, in order that the Benefit to be derived therefrom may be more generally known. Life insurance is of material Concern to all who hold Estates or Income dependent on Lives ; as by Payment of an Annual Premium, it enables the Person assured - to make Provision for his Widow, Children, or whoever he is desirous of assisting ; to Persons in Possession of good Estates, it vvill provide a Sum of Ready Money, for thePurpose of discharging Incumbrances, immediately on the Decease of the Person whose Life is insured; and will be found to operate very beneficially, in a Variety of Transactions, too numerous to recite. Tables, containing the Rates of Insurance, and ex- plaining the Terms of Endowments, may be had by Application to THOMAS GURDEN, Agent, Maiket'- Harborough. Propriety if personal Appearance. BEAUTY and HEALTH cannot be more essentially promoted than by attending to the Preservation of the TEETH. R. NEWTON's RESTORATIVE TOOTH POWDER having received the Approbation of the first Nobility, Gentry, and a generous Public, by an extensive Consumption for a Series of Years, as well as the Attestation of its superior Excellence, from the Analysis of its component Parts, by the most distinguished Medical Characters, who have pro- nounced it the most pleasant Vegetable Tooth- Pov.- der known, to increase the Beauty of the Enamel, and promote the Durability ot the'footh; ar. d which has, in Consequence of its experienced Advantages, been honoured with the immediate Patronage of their Ma- jesties, and the various illustrious Branches ot the Royal Family, Nobility, Gentry, & c. in the United Kingdom.— NEWTON'S TOOTH- POWDER is an Astringent and Antiscorbutic Powder, a delicate Arc- • matic, extremely grateful to the Palate, and pleasant in its Use; in fine, to those who apply it, it is a certain Preventative to Pain or Decay of the Tooth to the latest Period of Life. It continues to be faithfully prepared by Mr. Newton ( only), at his House, Kennington- Place, VauxhaJl ( late of Great Russell- Street), London, from the genuine Recipe of the lateSir Richard Jebb, Physician to their Majesties, & c.; and sold, Wholesale, Retail, and for Exportation, by Messrs. Shaw & Edwards, No. 68, St. Paul's Church- Yard, whom he has em- powered to make a liberal Allowance to his Town and Country Venders', Merchants, & c.; also, Retail, by Dicey & Co. Edmonds, and Marshall, Northampton; Smith, Bedford; Merridew, and Rollason, Coventry; Robins, Daventry; Queneborough, Dunstable ; Coliis & Dash, and Munn, Kettering; Dawson, and Harrod, Harborough; Inwood, Newport- Pagnell; Richardson, Stony - Stratford; Mather, Wellingborough; and by every Perfumer and Medicine- seller in the Kingdom, in Boxes, at 2s. Sd. each. N. 11. Please to ask for Newton's Tooth- Powder ; snd see that B. H. Newton is wroteoneach Box, with red Ink, as all others sold as Newton's are Impositions. JOpS'X. MB. EDGE, NORTHAMPTON, :\ S receiycd a fresh Supply of Dr. Freeman's GUTTA SALUTAR1S, for a certain Disorder, under its various Appearances, and complicated At- tacks, which may be speedily and secretly eradicated from the System by the Use of Dr. FREEMAN'S DROPS; which, for their salutary Effects in cleansing the Blood from all Impurities, whether from a certain Disorder or Scorbutic, are termed GUTTA SALUTARIS. By persevering in the Use of this Remedy, the Patient gtadually loses all Pain and Inflammation, all foul and corroding Ulcets, Lumps in the Skin, and other corresponding Symptoms of this cruel and relentless Disease. Nearly thirty Y'ears' Practice hath proved to Dr. Freeman that all this is accomplished bv the Drops, without the Aid of Surgical Operation's, or the usual Application ofgreasy mercurial Preparations. Sold by Appointment of Dr. Freeman, of Hatton- Garden, by R. Butler, No. 4, Cheapside, London ; Edge, Marshall, Dicey & Sutton, and Lambert, North- ampton ; Palgrave, Bedford; Inwood, Newport- Pagnell; Swinfen, and Coombe, Leicester; Loggin, Aylesbury; Higgs, Market- Harborough; and by most Medicine Venders in every Town, in Bottles at 2s. 9d. each, with ample Directions. Dr. SOLOMON'S ABSTERGENT LOTION. IT is unnecessary to enumerate the Advantages - resulting to the " Constitution of every Peison, by effectually removing Obstructions from' the Surface of the Skin, and thereby keeping free and open the innumerable Passages ' and Pores through which Nature expels all useless or noxious Humours from the vital Fluid, and which being obstructed, are forced back again into, the Blood, and become the Sources of many dangerous Diseases. It is therefore a Matter of much Consequence, as well to prevent hurtful Disorders, as for the Preservation of Ease, Comfort, and Beauty, to Persons ( however slightly affected), that they should occasionally have Recourse to the Abstergent Lotion; but more especially it becomes urgently re- quisite when the Effects of Obstruction make " their Appearance, and break olit into Pimples, Redness, Carbuncles, or other cutaneous Eruptions. The Ab- stergent Lotion never fails of Succe> s with those who GIVE IT A FAIR TRIAL; and as its Price evidently shews that no private Emo- lument is sought for by the Proprietor, so also may the Public be convinced, that Nothing but a Certainty of Success could induce Dr. Solomon to hazard the good Opinion he is honoured with by all Ranks, in presenting them with this Cosmetic, were it not a safe and certain Remedy for herpeitic Complaints in general. gy l'rice 4s. 6d. a Bottle, Duty included.— A Government Stamp is pasted on each Bottle, with the Name and Place of Abode of the Proprietor, thus, " Sarnl. Solomon, Liverpool," engraved therein; to imitate which is Felony. Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by the Printers of this Paper; also, Retail, by Marshall, arid Edge, North- ampton; Collis & Dash, and Mur. n, Kettering; Dawson, and Harrod, Harborough; Marriott, Ban- bury; Inns, and Gallard, Towcester; Seeley, Buck- ingham; Richardson, Stonv- Stratford; Edge, and Mather, Wellingborough; Robins, and Wilkinson, Daventry; Okely, and Palgrave, Bedford; Fox, St. Neots; Barringer, and Inwood, Newport- Pagnell; Swinfen, Leicester; by the Printers of the Country Newspapers; and by all the reputable Medicine Venders, Booksellers, & c. in every principal Town in England, Ireland, Scotland, and America, who will deliver Pamphlets gratis, with a Variety of authentic Documents noted therein. BANKRUPTS required to SUNP. ENDER. David Atchison, of Wcedon- Bcck, Northampton- shire, draper and grocer, June 3, 4, and 27, at the Bear inn, Daventry. Attorney, Mr. Rolls, Southam, Warwickshire. Joseph Thorp, the younger, of St. Ives, Hunting- donshire, linen- draper, May 23, 30, and June 27, at Guildhall, London. Attomies, Messrs. Swaine, Stevens, & Maples, Old Jewfy, London. David Gosling, of Nottingham, victualler, May 25, 26, and June 27, at the Kam inn, Nottingham. Attorney, Mr. Twells, Nottingham. John Vandrant, of Wood- street, Cheapside, London, carpenter, May 2G, 30, and June 27, at Guildhall. Attorney, Mr. Ledwich, Baldwin's - court, Cloak- lane. Samuel Smith, of Gun- street, Spital- fields, Mid- dlesex, baker, May 27, June 2, and 27, at Guildhall. Attornies, Messrs. Wilkinson & Church, White Lion- street, Spital- square. Thomas Poulden, of High- street, Shadwell, Mid- dlesex, cheesemonger, May SS, June 9, and S7, at Guildhall. Attornies, Messrs. Vincent ic Upstone, Bedford- street, Bedford- square. Joseuh Dutton, of Burwardsley, Cheshire, cheese- factor," June 15, 16, and 27, at the White- Lion inn, Whitchurch, Salop. Attornies, Messrs. Knight & Brookes, Whitchurch. William Jarrny, of Norwich, fellmonger. May 19, June 1, am! 27, at the White- Hart inn, Norwich. Attorney, Mr. Harmer, Norwich. Charles Loveday, of Painswick, Gloucestershire, clothier, May 25, 26, and June 27, at the Falcon, Painswick. Attorney, Mr. Wathen, Stroud. Robert Cox, • of Castle- street, S. outhwark, car- penter, May. 23, 30, and June 30, at Guildhall. At- torney, Mr. Yates, Brick- court, Temple. William Morley, of Drury- lane, London, ware- houseman, May 26, 30, and June 30, at Guildhall. Attsrnies, Messrs. Hutchinson & Eminott, Brewers'- Hall, Addle- street, Wood- street. jo- iea Williams, of Bristol, broker, May 27, June 6, and 30, at Guildhall, London. Attorney, Mr. Berridge, Hatton- gcrden, London. Peter Davis, of Manchester, liquor- merchant, June 1, 2, and 30, at the Royal- Oak inn, Manchester. Attornies, Messrs. Kearsley & Cardwell, Manchester, Robert Clayton, of Staley- bridge, Lancashire, vic- tualler, June 1, 2, and 30, at the Royal- Oak inn, Manchester. Attornies, Messrs. Kearaley & Card- well, Manchester. John Parnell, late « f Manchester, but now of Sheffield, linen- draper, June 9, 10, and 30, at the Angel inn, Sheffield. Attornies, Messrs. Rimiagton & Wake, Sheffield. DIVIDENDS to be made to Creditors. Junes. Joseph Bell, of Castor, Lincolnshire, mer- cer, at the Talbot inn, Castor. June 9. Robert Sheardown, jun. of Louth, Lincoln- shire, stationer, at the New King's- Head inn, drouth. CERTIFICATES to be grunted. June 6. John Coles, of Banbury, Oxfordshire, mealman. June 6. George Oxlade, of Hoddesdon, Hertford- shire, money- scrivcner. MARKETS.— London, May 18. We have had another heavy Wheat market to- day, the supply was a pretty tair or. e, but there was no briskness in the safes, nor could last Monday's terms be obtained even for the finest samples. Barley and Malt likewise have a declining aspcct; nor has Peas or Beans, of either kind, acquired any advance in- price.— We have not many Oats arrived ; their currency remain nearly unaltered. — Fine Flour is slack in sale; and 65s. hardly to be obtained for the best. Wheat.. 50s. to 60s. 65s. Fine Do. — s. to 70s. 76s. Rye . .. 36s. to 42s. Oil. Barley.. 28s. to 34s. Od. Malt. .. 56s. to fiSs. Od. PRICE of F LOUR.- Oati 20s. to 25s. 29s\ HorselieansJHs. to 42s. Od. Tick Ditto 30s. to 38s. Od. White Peas 48s. to 70s. Od. Grey Ditto 36s. to 42s. Od. Fine COs. to 65s. Od. HOPS, per Pocket. — Kent, 51. 0s. to 61.15s Sussex, 51. 0s. to 61. 0s. — Farnham, 81.0s. to 91. 0s. SMITHFIELD, May 18. To sink the ofFal. Ox Beef, 4s. 4d. to 5s. 4d. Wether Mutton, 4s. 8d. to 5s. Id. Veal, 5s. Od. to 6s. Oil. Pork, 4s. 4d. to 5s. 4d. Lamb, 6s. 4d. toJs. 4d. Sold this day, Beasts, 1600— Sheep and Lambs, 13,000. NEWGATE and LEADINHAI. L, May 18. By the carcase. Beef, 3s. 4d. to4s. 4d. Mutton, 4s. Cd. to 4s. 8d. Veal, 4s. Od. to 5s. 6d. Pork, 4s. 4d. to 5s. 4ol. Lamb, 5s. 4d. to 6s. 8d. TA now.— Town, 56s. fid. White Russia,— s. Od. to 52s. Od. ( Soap),— s. Od. to 52s. Od. Melting Stuff, — s. to 43s. Od. Ditto rough, — s. to 28s. Good Dregs, 10s. Od. Graves, 10s. Cd. LEATHER, per lb. Butts, 50 to 561b. 21d. to22d. Ditto, 60 to 65H). 24d. to25d. Merchants' Backs, 204d.. to214d. Dressing Hides, 17d. to I8£ d. Fine Coach- Hides, 19d. to 21d. Croo Hides, 45 to 50? b. per doz. 17d. to ISid. Ditto," 35 to 40lb. 19d. to 22d. Calf Skins, 30 to 401b. 36d. to 42d. Ditto, 50 to 701b. 35d. to 40J. Ditto, 70 to SOlb. 26d. to 36d. Small Seals, per lb. 44d. to 46J. Large Ditto, per doz. 100s. to 140s. Goat Skins, — s. to — s. per doz. Tanned Horse- Hides, 20d. to 32d. per lb. NORTHAMPTON: Printed ai « l Published by and for T. DICEY and IV. SUTTON.
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