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The Salopian Journal

26/12/1810

Printer / Publisher: William Eddowes 
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Shropshire Newspaper - With News from Herefordshire and Wales
Date of Article: 26/12/1810
Printer / Publisher: William Eddowes 
Address: Corn-Market, Shrewsbury
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Persons whose annual Premiums fall due on the 25th Instant, are hereby informed that Receipts are now ready to be delivered by the - Company's Agents undermentioned, ond the Parties assured are requested to apply for the Re- newal of their Policies 011 or before the 9th Day of January, 1811, as the usual Fifteen Davs allowed for Payment beyond the Date of each Policy will then expire. SAMUEL FENNING, Secretary. SHROPSHIRE. Shrewsbury, Mr. J. Eddowes. Wellington, Mr. Stephen Jennins. Oswestry, Mr. Thomas Hueheii HEREFORDSHIRE. Herelnrd, Mr. John Allen. Isomin'tcr, Mr. Samuel Nicholas. 1- cdbury, Mr. William Holbrooke. BRECKNOCKSHIRE. Brecon, Mr. Charles Wild. DENBIGHSHIRE. Ruthin, Mr. Robert Williams. Wrexham, Mr. Joseph lanelord. FLINTSHIRE. Holywell, Mr. William Turton. GLAMORGANSHIRE. Swansea, Messrs. J. and W, Robert Grove. Cardiff', Mr. Joseph Davis. MONMOUTHSHIRE. Monmouth, Mr. Thomas Tudor. Newport, Mr. J. II. Smithers. MONTGOMERYSHIRE. STAFFORDSHIRE. 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And for the greater Convenience of the Public, the Company have determined lo extend ( by Special Agreement) the Assurance on Lives to the Age of 15 Years. December 10, 1810. _— FIRE AND LIFE OF LONDON. PERSONS who have assured at this Office are requested lo take notice, that Policies expiring at Christmas- day next, should be renewed at that period, or within ffiecn- days thereafter. Renewal Receipts are now ready for delivery in the hands of the several Agents, who are empowered to effect new Assurances conformable to the printed Proposal- of the Company. HENRY DESBOROL'GH, Jun. • SECRETARY. Cheapside, London, 1st December, 1810. AGENTS. Shrewsbury, Mr. R. E. Barron. Ellesmere, Mr. C. Hughes. Drayton, Mr. D. Proctor. Welshpool, Mr. R. ISinger. Chester, Mr. J. Poole. Bangor, Mr. J. Rasbrook. Beaumaris, Mr. John Jones. Caernarvon, Mr. Rob. Roberts. Holywell, M t. Gi Iffit h Williams Holyhead, Mr. John Price. Oswestry, Mr E. Edwards. Llandovery, Mr. John Jones. ALh The Directors are desirous of establishing Agents for the Company in those Towns where appointments have not al- ready been made. Applications, accompanicd with refe- rences, to be addressed to the Secretary. LL Persons indebted lo the Estate of Mr. HOMAS CARTWRIGHT, late of HODNET, in the County of Salop, deceased, are reqoested to pay the Amount to Mr. W. H. WATSON, Solicitor, Whitchurch, who is duly authorised to receive the same. December 12/ 4, 1810. TO BE LET, And entered upon the 1 st Day of May next, ANEW- ERECTED DWELLING HOUSE, handsomely finished, consisting of a Vestibule, two good Parlours, Kitchen, & c. on the Ground Floor; a Draw- ing Room and well sized Bedchambers, upon the first and second Stories; with commodious Offices, a Pump, Yard, and Garden thereunto belonging, situate in WILLOW STREET, in the Town of OSWESTRY, now in the Holding of Mr. Evan Jones. Apply to Mr. T. I,. JONES, Solicitor, Oswestry. HORSES TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT. LOT I. ASTRONG BLACK HORSE, got by Sultan, Dam by Minister, rising 1 Years old, a steady Hunter, and Master of great Weight. LOT II. A BROWN MARE, ( rot by Cicero, Dam by Druid, It) Years old, a- very safe Hack, fast enough lor any Pack of Hounds with a light Weight, and a very capital Lea per. LOT III. A BROWN HORSE, got by George out of a capital Hunting Mare, rising live Years old, very strong. LOT IV. A BAY FILLEY, got by Jcil- Bull out of the same Mare as Lot 3, two Years old, of great Strength and Power. LOT V. A BROWN YEARLING COLT, got by Kill Devil out of Lot 2. Particulars ofthe PRINTER OP THIS PAVER. JL OFFICE, fully imp- essed wilh a Sense of the distinguished Patronage and Preference given them by their Friends, and the Public at large through this and the adjoining Counties, for 30 Years past, beg to return their grateful. Acknowledgements ; and trust that the Liberality of their Terms of Insurance, together with their prompt Manner of adjusting and paying the Amount of all Loss and Damages sustained on Property insured by them, will merit a Continuance thereof. Printed Receipts for the Annnal Premiums pay- able at CHRISTMAS, are ready for delivery at Ihe Office, and by their respective Agents; of whom the Proposals of this Office may be had. Farming Stock ut the reduced Premium of 2s. per Cent. N. B. Policies insuring £' i00 and upwards are issued free of Expense. The Proprietors of this Office have always pledged themselves to make good Loss or Damage on Property insured by them, which has been set on Fire by Lightning. Corn- maiket, Shrewsbury, December 15, 1810. MONTGOMERYSHIRE. PASTURE, & ARABLE LAND, kc. To be Let, and entered upon at Ladtj Day next, IN LOTS, SEVERAL Pieces of rich feeding Pasture, Arable, and Meadow Land, which may be irrigated to greot Advontaee, consisting of 150 Acres, or thereabouts ; Parts of GARTH FARM, in the holding of Mr. Tuilor, and TREF- NANT FARM, in the holding of Mr. Bowen ; very con- veniently situated upon the Turnpike Road between Pool and Guilsfield, about a Mile from each Place. Also, a substantial Brick- built sashed DWELLING HOUSE, in the Church- Street, in the Town of POOL, with suitable Offices, Stable, Garden, and a Piece of rich pasture Land near the Town, inthe Possession of Mr. Pavu. Enquire of Mr. ROUTLEDC. X, Pentrego.— EDWARD WIL- LIAMS, of Garth, or Samuel Farmer, of Pool, will shew the Premises. Mon tgomerysh ire. TO BE LET, And entered upon at I. ady- Day next, in Lots ; ARABLE, PASTURE,& MEADOW LANDS, which may be irrigated to great Advantage, to the Amount nf 160 Statute Acres, nf a FARM called RED HOUSE, situate very near to the Village of KERRY, in the Possession of Mr. John Williams. The Arable Lands are particularly adopted to the Turnip Husbandry. ALSO, A SHEF. PWALK, containing 140 Statute Acres, or thereabouts, of sound fertile Land, intended to be inclosed and subdivided, lying up to the great Road to Llanidloes upon the North Side, to that leading to Velindre upon the East, to that leading to Presande upon the West, and to the River, which divides the Counties of Montgomery and Radnor, upon the South Side thereof. Enquire of EVAN STEPHENS, Esq. Newtown ; or Mr. ROUT- LEDRK, Pentreco, Myfod. John Jones, of New House, near Kerry, Carpenter, will shew tbe Premises. Garth, October 29, 1810. TOLLS TO BE LET. LEATON IN CLOSURE. Roads appointed, and Sale of Allotments to defray Expenses of the Act of Parliament. ROADS. NOTICE is hereby given, that HENRY BOW- MAN, Esq. the Commissioner appointed for putting into Execution an Act ol Parliament, entitled " A11 Act for in- " closing I, auds in the Township and Manor of Leaton, in " the Parish of St. Mary, in Shrewsbury, in tke County of " Salop," has set out and appointed the following Carriage and Drilt Roads, over the Lands and Grounds tn he allotted and inclosed, and has left a Map thereof at the Office of Mr. WILLIAM HITCHCOCK, Land- Surveyor, iu Shrewj- bury, fur the Inspection of all Parties interested therein ; namely, A Public Cairiage Road, of the Breadth of thirty Feet, leading from Baschurch, Southwardly over Leaton Common towards Shrewsbury, being the present Turnpike Road. A Public Carriage Road, of the like Breadth, leading from Fitz, Eastwardlv over Leaton Common to the last mentioned Road near the Termination thereof. A Public Carriage Road, ofthe like Breadth, leading from tbe first- described Road ot the Southwest Corner of Mr. Lee's Estate, Eastwardly over Leaton Common towards Merrington. A Public Carriage Road, of tbe like Breadth, leadiug from Merrington Southwardly and Southwestwardlv over Bonier Heath, and Southwardly over Part of Dunu's Heath, towards Newton and Shrewsbury. A Public Carriage Road of the like Breadth, leading from the last mentioned Road, near Richard Williams's Cottage, Eastwardly over Bomer Heath towards Preston Gubbals. And that the said Commissoner will hold a Sitting at the Dwelling House of THOMAS COOPER, known by the Sign ofthe Duncan Head Inn, iu Newtown, Baschurch, 011THURSDAY, the THIRD Day of JANUARY next, at one o'CIock in the Afternoon, when and where any Person who may conceive himself aggrieved by the settiug out the said Roads, may attend, and object thereto. NEW EDITIONS OF SELECT LAW PUB LIGATIONS for 1811. Printed for .1. STRATFORD, NO. 112, Holborn Hill, London, sold by W. EDDOWES, Shrewsbury, and all other Booksellers. This Day is published, in One Folume Octavo, Price Three Shillings and Sixpence, sewed, THE EIGHTH EDITION, A COMPLETE GUIDE TO lantjloras, € crtam& £ Longer^ BEING AMETHODICAL Arrangement of the whole Law respecting the taking or letting of Lands, Houses, or Apartments;— giving Warning or Notice to qui*, ejecting ; seizing for Rent; Repairs, See. With Forms of Leaes, Agreements, Assignments, Su'renders, Receipts for Rent, Notices, See. communicated in au easy and familiar Maimer. Including ample Instructions for Landlords to conduct them- selves legally aud securely towards the Tenants; and to enable Tenants to guard against encroaching Landlords. With clear and piactical Directions for making a Distress for Rent, and all the new adjudged Cases aud Acts of Parliament down to the present Time. By ROBERT SUTTON, Esq. Barrister at Law. The Opinion of a Gentleman of high professional Abilities, will preclude tbe Necessity of any further Eulogium, " The Guide to Landlords and Tenants, by Robert Sutton, " Esq. possesses a Degree of Merit far beyond the generality " of Works nf that Size, being a judicious and well- sehcted " Arrangement of such Matters as usually occur on those " Points m the common Transactions of Life. 2.— In One Folume, 8t » . Price is. sewed, THE LAW of WILLS, CODICILS, and REVOCATIONS; By EARDLEY Mnroan, Esq. Conveyancer. 3.— In One Volume 8co. Price 4s. senett. THE COUNTRY GENTLEMAN'S LAWYER; And Farmer's complete Law Library. By WILLIAM MARRIOT, Esq. 4 — Al One Folume 8ao. Price 41. sewed, THE NEW COMPLETE PARISH OFFICER; By HENRY CLAVERINC, Esq. Barrister- at- Luu). 5.— In One Volume 8oo. Price 2s. sewed, THE LAW OF BANKRUPIS; By SOAME WHITTAICIR, Esq. 6.— la One Volume 801,. Price 3s. sewed, THE LAW OF BILLS OP EXCHANGE, By EDWARD WINDHAM MANNING, Esq. The whole of the above SELECT LAW TREATISES may be had together in one Volume, Price < 24s. bound in Calf and Lettered, or 2Is. Boards. PhconiX Fird- Ojfice. RENEWAL Receipts for Policies falling due at Christmas, are now in the Hands of the several Agents of the Company. Insurances of every Description are effected on the most moderate Terms. Stock on 4 Farm may be insured in one Sum without the Average Clause, at 25. per Cent, per Annum. Persons insuring far Three Hundred Pounds, or upwards, will not ft* cha geJfir the Policy : and ail £ ndaisements will be made ( r'atis, By Order of the Directors, H. A. HARDY, Sec. of Country Department SPLENDID HISTORY OF ENGLAYD. To be completed iti Fifteen Parts, PRICE FIVE SHILLINGS EACH. Elegantly embellished from Drawings, bv R, SMIRKS, UWISS, H. CORBOULD, &', This Day is published, PART I. containing 20 Sheets of Letter Press, and the following highly finished Engravings. 1. An elegant FRONTISPIECE, by CHARI. RS WARREN. 2. The Death of KING CH4RLF. S I. by RHODES. 3. The Death of SIR JOHN MOORE, by C. WARRRM, 4. The Lauding of JULIUS C. 45SAR, by T MILTON. 5. Fate of the EARL nf SANDWICH, by NBAOLE. 6. The landing of MARY QUEEN of SCOTS, by Ditto. OF THE IMPERIAL HISTORY OF E N G L A N D, FROM THE LANDING OF JULIUS CDESAR, TO THE PRESENT YEAR OF THE REIGN OF HIS MAJESTY GEORGE THE THIRD. BY THEOPHILUS CAMDEN, Esq. Five Parts are already published, the Sixth is nearly ready for delivery, and the succeeding Parts will be brought forward with all possible Dispatch, The Proprietor intreats the Public to a neritsal of tbe above Work, and he doubts not, upon a candid Inspection, of its being pronounced the MOST SPLENDID HISTORY OF ENGLAND Ever submitted to the Approbation of the Public. London: piinted by J. STRATFORD, NO, 112, Holborn Hill, sold by W. EUDOWES, Shrewsbury, and by all o her Book- sellers, This Work is also published in Weekly Numbers, Price Sixpence each, Fifty- eight of w hich are alieady printed, and may be had together or separate. Notice to Debtors and Creditors. ALL Persons standing indebted to ihe Estate of JOHN TAYLOR, of LUDLOW, London Carriei, deceased, are hereby requested immediately to pay their respective Debts to Mr. THOMAS CADWALLADER, Innkeeper, of Ludlow, or Mr, THOMAS ROBERTS, Ironmonger, at Knigh- ton, Radnorshire, Executors. And all Persons having any Demands on the said Estate are desired tn deliver an Account thereof to either of the said Executors; they having disposed of the Carrying Business to Messrs. Roberts and Clewer. Ludlow, December 12, 1810. To be Sold by private Contract, AN old established and commodious MERCER'* SHOP, in full Trade, with the Shelves, Drawers, Conn- ters, and other Fixtures complete ; with an excellent DWEL- LING HOUSE, Warehouse, Stable, Garden, Brewhouse, and Laundry adjoining, situate in the HIGH- STREET, in WEM, in ilie County of Salop. The whole of the Premises are in substantial and good Repair. The Purchaser may b « accommodated with the Grates and many useful Fix- lines at a fair Valuation ; and Possession may be had immediately. For Particulars apply to Mr. WATSON, Solicitor, Whit, church, Shropshire, or to Mr. THOMAS IRELAND, Wem. Decenbei \\ tk, 1810 TURNPIKE TOLLS. NOTICE is hereby given, that the Tolls arising and to be collected at the seveial Toll Gates erected upon the Turnpike Roads leading from Pool, in the County of Montgomery, to Oswestry, in the Couuty of Salop, called the Buttington Cross Gpte, Ihe New Bridge Gale, and the Llanymynech Gate; and at the several Toll Gates erected upon the Turnpike Road leading from Pool aforesaid to Shrewsbury, iu the said County of Salop, called the Butting- ton Cross Gate, the Leighton Gates, and the Rose and Crown Gate; and at tbe Toll Gate erected upon tbe Turnpike Road leading from Tregynon by Trefnant, both in the said County of Montgomery, to tbe West End of the new Road adjoining Powis Castle Park, iu the same County, called the Trefnaut Gate; WILL BE LET BY AUCTION, to the best Bidder, in the Town Hall, in the Town of Pool aforesaid, on WED- N ESDAY, the SECOND Day of JANUARY NEXT, precisely at the Hour of Eleven ill the Forenoon, pursuant to the Directions of the several Acts of Parliament made and passed relating to the said Turnpike Buads, and ill the Manner directed by au Act of Parliament made and passed in the ! 3thYear of the Reign of bis present Majesty, " for regulating the Turn- pike Roads." Whoever happens to be the best Bidder, must at the same Time give Security, with sufficient Sureties to the Satisfaction of the Trustees of the said Turnpike Roads, for Payment of the Rents agreed for, auil at such Times and in such Proportions as the said Trustees shall appoint. And NOTICE IS HEREBY FURTHER GIVEN, that the said Trustees will, at the Time and Place aforesaid, proceed to ELECT NEW TRUSTEES, in the Room of such as aie deceasnd, or who havt resigned. D. J. NICHOLLS. Cth Dcc- mb. r, 1810. SALE OF LANDS. To be Sold by Auction, BY GLOVER AND SON, At the above- mentioned Inn, on Thursday, the said 3d Day of January, 1811, at four o'CIock in the Afternoon, under tbe Powers of the said Act, the following Lots of the said Common, as the same are marked out by a narrow Chan, nel cut in the Sod, viz. LOT I. Bounded on the East by the Turnpike Road lead- ing trom Baschurch to Shrewsbury, on tbe North by Lot 2, on the West by Lot 5, and on the South by Thomas Cotton's Inclosnre and open Common, containing by Admeasurement 4 Acres. Lor II. Bounded on the East by the said Turnpike Road, on the North by Lot 3, on the West by Lot 5, and on the South by Lot 1, containing by Admeasurement 5 Acres. LOT LIT. Bounded on the East by the said Turnpike Road, on the North and West by Lot 4, and on the South by Lot 2, containing by Admeasurement 5 Acres. LOT IV, Bounded on the East by the said Turnpike Road and Lot 3, on the North and West by open Common, and on the South by Lots 3 and 5, containing by Admeascremeut 5 Acres. LOT V. Bounded on the South by the Road leading from Fitz towards Shrewsbury, on the East by Cotton's In- cisures and Lots 1 and 2, ou the North by Lot 4, and on the West by Lot 6, containing by Admeasurement 5 Acres, LOT VI. Bounded on the South by the Road leading from Fitz towards Shiewsburv, on the East by Lot 5, on the North by open Common, and on the Northwest by inclosures of Samuel Bevan and Richard Harper, containing by Admea- surement 3A. OR. 58P. Mr. Davies, of Leaton Hall, will direct a Person lo shew the Lots ; and fin ther Particulars may be had at the Office of Mr. LEWIS JONSS, in Oswestry; or of Mr. WILLIAM UircKcoca, Laud- Survevor, in Shrewsbury. > burv Dis- 1 By- Gates S. £ 630 Shrewsbury, Dee. S, 1810. " VTOTICE is hereby given, That at a MEETING of the Trustees of the Shrewsbury District of the Watling- Street, Stretlon and Longden, and of the Welsh Gate and Baschurch Roads, to be holden at the Guildhall, in Shrewsbury, on MONDAY, the SEVENTH Day of JANUARY, 1811, at Eleven o'CIock in the Forenoon, the Tolls arising on the Koads undermentioned will be severally LET BY AUC- TION to the best liidder, for one or more Years, as may be agreed upon ( commencing at Lady. Day next), in the Manner directed by the Act passed in the 13th Year of his present Majesty " For regulating the Turnpike Roads:" which Tolls now produce the fullowing Sums above the Expenses. of collect- ing them.— Whoever happens to be Ihe best Bidder, must give Security, with sufficient Soret. es to the Satisfaction of the Trustees, for Payinent- of the Rent agreed for, nnd at such Times as they shall direct. No Person will be allowed to bid for any of the said Tolls, until his Sureties are lirst approved of by tbe Trustees. And NOTICE IS ALSO HEREBY GIVEN, That at the said Meeting there will be an ELECTION OF NEW TRUS- TEES for the said Roads, in the room of others who are dead, or have resigned. The Tern and Emstrey Gates, on the Shrewsbury Irictof the Wotling- Street Road, with the By ' at Cronkhill- Lane and Wroxeter The Tolls arising at Frodesley Gate, now in the Hands of the Trustees. The Meole Gate, on the Road leading to Church Stret- 1 ton, together with the Check Gate at the End of> Meole Bridge ------ J Tbe Nobold Gate, on the Road leading to Longden and ) Bishop's Castle - J The Tolls of the Meole and Nobold Gates are to be advanced at Lady- Duy next, viz. On Horses drawing Waggons, Carts, & c. with narrow wheels, from 3d. to 4 § d. Ditto ditto ditto with six Inch wheels, from 2d. to 3d. The Mount Gate, in Frankwell, on the Road leading 1 towards Pool and Oswestry, together with the Check- j- Gate, at Montford Biidge ) The Trewern and Middletown Gates, on the New Branch ofthe Road to Pool, now in the Hands of tbe Trustees. The Copthorn Gate, on the Road leading to Westbury - 203 The Gates on the Roads leading to Minsterley - - 410 The Cotton Hill and Prescot Gates, on the Road lead- ? ing to Baschurch - - - J N. B. It is proposed to Let with Ihe above Tolls all the PROFITS or PENALTIES, otising irorn the different Weighing Engines, for overweight, & c. LONGDEN ROAD. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIV EN, lhat at the above Meeting the Propriety of erecting a Check Gate across the Bye Road leading fiom Nobold to Meole Brace will be taken into Con- sideration. JOHN JONES, Cle k to the Trustees of tbe said Roads. CAPITAL TIMBER. To be Sold by private Contract, QQ£? OAK TIMBER TREES, of superior jyU Quality, and of suitable Dimensions for Ship. building, standing U| KJn M1LBROOK FARM, in the Occupation of Thomas Baker, partly iu the Parish of Bangor, and partly in tbe Parish of Overton, iu the County of Flint, aud within oue Mile and half of tne navigable Pjrl of the River Dee. ' The Tenant on the Farm will shew the Timber; and further Particulars may be had of Mr. BOWMAN, of Knockin Hall, near Shrewsbury. December 1* 7, 1810. TURNPIKE TOLLS. TVTOTICE is hereby given, that the TOLLS 1 ™ arising at the Toll Gates heieunder- mentioned, on the Roads in the Western Division of the third District of the Montgomery and Bishop's Castle Roads, in the Counties of Montgomery and Salop, will be LET BY AUCTION to the best Bidders, at the Hou. e of Edmund Read, known bv the Sign of tbe DRAGON, in Montgomery, on THURSDAY, the THIRD Day of JANUARY next, at eleven o'clock in tbe Forenoon, for one Year from Lady Day next, in I ho Manner d rected bv the Act passed in the thirteenth Year of the Reign of his Majesty King George the Third, for regulating tbe Turnpike Roads; which Tolls are now let fir the respective yearly Sums following, and will b.' put up at those Sums, viz. £ Stalloe and Sarnybryncaled Gates on the Road to Pool CiT 165 56 124 17 55 50 92 Montgomery Gate on the Road to Chirbury Llwynohin Gate on the Road to Bishop's Castle, and ? Cefnycoed Gate on the Road to Kerry C Brynderwen Gateon the Roar! to Gunley ,. Aylesfoirl Gate on the Road to Marton Chinchstoke Gate on the Road Ironi Bishop's Castle ) to Forden t Chirbury and Rhydygroes Gates on the same Road Whoever happens to be the best Bidder for the Tolls of any or either of the Gates, must give Security wiib sufficient Sureties to the Satisfaction of the Trustees, for Payment of the Rent agreed for, at such Times as they shall direct; and no Person will be allowed to bid who does not produce his Sureties at the Time of the Auction. Montgomery, FRANCIS ALLEN, 22a? JVriu. 1810. Cleik to the Trustees. A NEVER FAILING REMEDY FOR THE ITCH. r j^ HAT very loathsome and most disgusting Com- i plaint, so disgraceful to Persons infected, as being par- ticularly injurious to general Society, from which they ought to be excluded, mav now be most easily and effectually cured ( by SMELLING ONLY) by BYTHELL's INFALLIBLE ITCH REMEDY. Prepared aud Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by J. BYIHELL, Chemist and Apothecary, at his Shop, Pride- Hill, Shrewsbury. — Price 2s. 9d. the Box ( with Directions), Doty included. Sold also by EDDOWES. Wood and Wotton, and Palin, Shrewsbury; Jones, Chirk ; Evans, Newtown; Walmeiey, Wellington; Gitton, Biidguoith ; Griffiths, Bishop's Castl-; Griffiths, Wem ; Griffiths, Ludlow ; Bostock, Montgomery ; Baugh, Ellesme. re; Evason, Whitchurch; Jones, Overt o ; Corfield, Church Stretton; Mills, Condover ; Pi ice, anil Morhall, Druggist, Os. » e « try ; J mes, Much Weuluek; S>. vestei, tsewoou ; aud Paget, High Ercall. ¥ LONDON. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19. Dutch papers have readied town to ihe 7th instant. The terms of peace are said to have been agreed! upon between Russia and the Porte, by w hich the former power is to obtain Moldavia and a part of Wallachia. Advices from Amsterdam of the 7th inst. reiate that the House second in rank in thai city had suspended its payments, on account of the deficit occasioned by a large debt, undischarged, due from the Government. The failure was accelerated by the defalcation of two houses in Paris, v hicli had supplied the, exigencies . of the French Treasury, hut had not been repaid their advances. fome letters have been received frcm the United States, in'which it is asserted that the " mongrel revo- cation'of the edicts of Franco will only mislead the enemy;" and ft is asserted, that on the important sub- ject of the intercourse with Ihe two belligerent powers of Europe, the Southern states are uniformly amicable to France, and the Northern as consistently favourable to this country . The last account's from the West- Indies are of a most disastrous imlure. The B'cljjtte has brought accounts of a prodigious mortality, not. only among the troops, but likewise in many of the King's ships. The regi- ments tn Guadaloupe, Martinique, Dominica, and Gre- nada, have suffered the most, Palafox, the gallant defender of Saragossa, is said to be iu perfect health with his Uncle in Milan. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20. French papers to Ihe 13ih inst. have arrived in town. Thev are chiefly filled with fabrications from Ham burgh, Amsterdam, Dantz: C, and other places, of the distress which prevails iu England on account of Ihe failures which have recently taken place. They are very pathetic upon Ihe bankruptcies which have occur- cd here, but they make no nientioti of the failure of two of the first- rate banking houses nearly connccled • with the government, which we know have failed at Paris. The fad is, that of the bankruptcies that have taken place in England, for the last six months, nine- tenths of Ihem have been occasioned by Unwarrantable speculations, aud so far from the general interests of the country having been injured by such failures, we must question whethei the reverse of such a proposition might not lie maintained, and it might not be asserted, that our commercial world had undergone a wholesome purgation, and was on the whole, in a better condition lor having got rid of its peccant members. An article from Bayonne, of the 6th, says, that Gar darme was, on the 16th November, at Belmonte, on the road to Guarda, and Drouct, on the 24th, within three days march of Castel Branco. The expedition which had been so long preparing in the rivers Ems aud Jade, the object of which was sup- posed to be a coup- de- main against Heligoland, put 11 sea on Ihc 20th of Nov. It consisted of 12 gun- brig s and 24 gun- boats. Two days after, lord George Stuart, the Commodore on that station, received intel- ligence that the enemy were out, and immediately pro- ceeded in quest of them, with the Horatio frigate, I'az schooner, six gun brigs, and two gun- boats. On the 24th his Lordship got sight of the enemy, but unfor Innately was not able to close with them. Three of their gun- brigs, however, were driven on shore, rear Jade; Ihe rest escaped into Varel. I- ord George Stuarl, according to the last advices, was left at the mouth ol the Jade, watching the enemv. FRIDAY, DECEMBER SI. Three Anholt Mails arrived this morning with Swe- dish papers to the 4th inst. The King of Bavaria has raised llie sequestration in his dominions on colonial produce; but it remains in force against English manu- factures.— In Denmark, Sweden, Naples, and every < ither part of the Continent under the influence of Bonaparte, his anti- commercial system is enforced with increasing rigour. The Urgency.— The following statement is given in some of the evening papers.— The Chancellor of the Exchequer, on Wednesday lasl, addressed a respectful letter to the Prince of Wales, inclosing for his Iloyal Highness's consideration, the plan of the proceeding for a Regency, w ith certain limitations, which it was his intention to submit to the House of Commons; and expressing a hope lhat he might be honoured with his Royal Highness's command to wait on him to know his pleasure on the subject. The Prince ol Wales signified to Mr. Perceval, that as no step had yet been taken on Ihe subject in the two Houses of Parliament, be ( lid not think it consistent with his respect for lhe two Houses to give any opinion on the course of - proceedings which had been submitted lo him.— On aformer occasion it was not until alter the Resolutions had been come to by both Houses, that the matter was submitted to him ; and then he had felt it lo be his duty lo express his opinion distinctly on the subject, and to that opinion he had ever since invaria- bly adhered; and the answer of his Royal Highness concludes with expressing his most earnest wishes that the speedy re establishment of his Majesty's health would make ani measure of this kind unnecessary.— This answer was sent to Mr. Perceval on Wednesday evening ; and of course no interview took place. The Prince of Wales communicated lo all the hi anches of Iris illustrious family the plan of the Regen- cy w hich had been transmitted to him, upon which, v e understand, the whole of the Royal Dukes, with one consent, drew up a Declar lion and Protest against the forin of proceeding, t and which they addressed to Mr. Perceval, for the information of Ministers at large. It staled in substance— That understanding from his Royal Highness thePrince of Wales, that it was intended to propose to the two Houses Ihe measure of supplying the Royal Authority, by the appointment of a Regency, with certain limita- tions and restrictions, as described ; they felt it to be their duly to declare, that it was the unanimous opinion of all the. male branches of his Majesty's family, that they could not view this mode of proceeding without alarm, as a Itcgenev so restricted was inconsistent with the prerogatives which were vested in the Royal Au- thority, ns much for the security and benefit of the Jieople, ns for the strength and dignity of the Crown ilself; and they, therefore, most solemnly protest against this violation of the principles which placed I heir Family on the Throne. Aud this Rojal Protest is signed by" i'tiinsnitK, Duke of York. WII. I, IAM HENRY, Duke of Clarence. EnwAiiu, Duke of Kent. ERNEST AUGUSTUS, Duke of Cumberland. A I! Gt ST us FREDERICK, Duke of Sussex. ADOLPHUS FREDERICK, Duke of Cambridge. WILLIAM FREDERIC K, Duke of Gloucester. It was transmitted to Mr. Perceval late on Wednes- day night, or rather yesterday morning. To this Declaration and Protest we understand an Answer nas last night received by the Prinees from the Chancellor of the Exchequer, in which, after Hie usual recital of the tenor of the Royal Document, he pro- ceeds to sla'e, lhat he had submitted it to the consider- ation of his Majesty's confidential servants— that how- ever much they had to regret that the course they had adopted on I lie melancholy occasion of his Majesty's illness had not had Ihe good fortune to receive the ap- probation of Ihe illustrious persons, the male branches of the lloyal Family, yet they continued to consider it as the onlv It- gal and constitutional course in which they fcoulil be supported by precedent— that it was the course prescribed in the year 17S8- S, when it had not only been adopted, after long and painful discussion, by the two Houses of Parliament, but had received the tini- • t . j \ FROM THE LONDON GAZETTE. ADM I It A LTY- OFFIC E, DEC. 23. Vice- Admire! St) James Saumar^ g, Bart. K. II. has trans, milled lo- John Wjlson Crofter, Kef. a letter lie bad received ' rom,' Captain Ackli. m, of his Majesty's sloop Ranger, Riving • ii account of - liis having captured, and afterwards destroyed, ' he Melainpc. Danish privateer, of three gnus and Ii men. The Gazette also contaihs an account of the capture of a French pfivateer,' of 14 gutis at. d 50 dien, by the Royalist sloop, Ca'otain Dowme. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2- 2. Dutch papers to the 18th arrived yesterday. It is staled in them, that the war between Russia and the Porte is not yet Hkelv to be concluded. The Russians seem determined to carry on eveua winter campaign. A letter, dated Constanti- nople, Oct. 10. says—" The Wah tbites daily become more dangerous to the Mahometan religion, antl the Ottoman em- pire. A very considerable armyof this nation hadfjienetrated, rntoPales'ine, anil advanced, according to the la- t intelligence, ' to Lake Tiberias, near Damas. The Pachas of Bagdad and Maisal had marched agaiiist this ftrnsv." This afternoon Paris journals reached fown t6 the dare of the 15th instant. An article frotA Hamburgh, of the 6th in- stant, announces the arrival, the same night, of the Princess Royal of Sweden, on her progresstoStockholm, ni l mentions lhat four days prior to that date-, prayers weie offered up in the churches for the sale deliv'cty of the Empress of the French. Bourdtavx, December 7.— On the 5th and 6th of this month, from six o'clock in the morning till three iu the afternoon, all English confiscated merchandize which was found in tbe ma- gazines of the custom bouses, was publicly burnt. The people beheld with pleasure the execution of the law for the pveser- tion of the eternal liberty of the seas, and for the mainten- ance of the sacred rights of civilized nations. Advices are said tohave'been received this day from France, which btate that Bonaparte has signified publicly, that it never was his intention to recal his Berlin aud Milau Decrees, as intimated lo the American Minister in Paris, unless Great Britain, during the period prescribed, should rescind her Orders iii Council, and extinguish her system of blockade. The British Government having fr. iled lo comply with the in- vitation, the Berlin and Milan Deciees were still to be con- sidered iu full force against American and all other flags entering the poits of Fiance and ber dependencies. In thus changing the face of things wit'h America, Bonaparte alleges, that England having refrained from rescinding ber Orders in Council, or removing her blockade, the United States of Ameiica ought to have been prepared to maintain, by j'o- ce, her right to ' the navigation of the seas against any power whatever. A few gentlemen, part of the Committee of Merchants trading to America, this day attended at the office of Lord Wel'eslev, fur ihe purpose of obtaining an answer to a former application for an interview wiih his lordship, on Ihc subject ot the D-. crces and Oiders ill Council, ami the proceedings lately passed in America on that subject. I'hese gentlemen wi re officially informed, that Lord Wellesley had no answer at present to give. STATE OF HIS MAJESTY'S HEALTH.— The bulletins issued since our last are as follow : Decemb r 18.— His Majesty has passed a good night, and is much in the same state as he w as yesterday. Dec. 19.— His Majesty has had a tub lable good night, and is much the same this morning as he was yesteidav. Dec. 20. — His Majesty has passed a good night, and is rather better this morning. Pec. 21.— The King has had a very good night, and is better to day. Dec. 22.— His Majesty has passed a pretty quiet right, and is not materially different from his state yesterday. HOUSE OF LORDS— WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10. The House meet this dav agreeable to adjournment, when a con vet: a t io n si mi I n r to that which occurred in the Commons on Monday, look place.— The Earl of LIVERPOOL said, it was the intention uf Goveinniertt generally lo adupt Ihe precedent of 1788- 0 in tlje present melancholy conjunctuie of public affairs, nnd as the Report of their lordships' Committee was not in a state of readiness to be brought up, he thought that the eat liest opportunity for taking it into consideration won- d heThuisday next, on which day he wished their lordships to be summoned. Earl Spencer, tbe Eai I uf Lauderdale, and Lord Holland, contended against the precedent of 1788 9, and maintained that the proper course to he pursued would be immediately to address the Prince to take upon him the ili- tection of public atfaiis. Lord Grenville declared bis film adherence to the opinions which he held in 1788- 9, that the proper course of proceeding was by hill, and noi by address. No division took place ; but Lord Holland intimated t. is in- tention of taking the sense of Ihe House whenever the Re- solutions were bri- ught forward. On THURSDAY the llepoit was brought up, and laid upon jthe table. Lord HOLLAND hoped that, inwiiatever way Par- iament was to proceed, no time would he lo.- t iu proposing some specific measure upon the Report, as thedangers ol delay- were obvious ; for either tbe interest of the country must be abandoned, or the power of Ihe Sovereign must be usurped by Ministers. — Eail GROSVESOR was more friendly to the proceeding hv bill than by addiess, but deprecated any delay. The Duke of CLARENCE contended for the precedent of the Irish Parliament of 1789, and thought the mode by address would be inure consistent than that by bill. He thought pro- crastination would be as injurious lo the Monarchy, as it would be dangerous to the Constitution. — After some further conversation, in which the Duke of Norfolk, Lords Stanhope, Erskine, Lauderdale, and Daroley, took pari, ihe House ad- journed till Saturday. HOUSE OF COMMONS— THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20. A new writ was ordered for Brackley, in the room of G. Middleton, Hq. — Mr. PERCEVAL moved the order of the day that the House be called over. The gallery was ckaied during the call, which lasted about two hours ; after which an order vvas made, on the motion of Mr. Perceval, tor another Call of tho House on Monday tiie 31st.— The Ser- jeant at Arms was then ordered to lake into custody such members as had not attended the callol the House this evening. STATU OF IHE NATION.— THIS REGENCY. The House having gune into a Committee ot the vi hole House, to take into consideration the state of the nation, Mr. LUSUINGTON took ihe chair. Mr. PLRCEVAL tailed the attention of the Committee tothe melancholy state of his Majesty's health, a national calamity which was so severely felt by every individual in the kingdom, that he was convinced it was unnecessary for him to say any thing to rouse the feeling3 of the Hou^ e on the present oc- casion. The malady under which his Majesty was suffering vvas one which, even in private families, was felt and con- sidered as one of the greatest calamities; how much more so must it. be for a King, who, for upwards of half a century, had watched over the liberties and studied the happiness of ' he people ofthps* realm*, to" provide the means of supplv- • ng the defect of the personal exercise of the royal authority, arising from his Majesty's indisposition, in such manner as he ex: g ncy of the case may require." Upon this Re? o » hition there might, perhaps,, be some difference as to the wording, but he understood none to the'principle ; indeed thf principle s'eemed to- be supported hv everv thing, and unim- peached by ativ thing. He should, therefore, assume that it would not be denied, arid would pot anticipate anv opposition j to it. He would now read to the Hnuse Vis 3d. Resolution. 3d. Resolved, that for this pnspose, and for maintaining entire the authority of the King, it is necessary that the said Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons of the LFnited Kingdom, should determine on the means whereby the royal assent may he passed by the two Houses of Parliament, re- specting the exercise of the power and authority of tiie Crown, in the name and on behalf of the King, during the continuance of his Majesty's present indisposition."— The great andlead- • ng proceeding in this'Resolution should he by hill, and that : proceeding he had recommended to thfe House. The right hon. ( gentleman ( Mr. Pouspnby) had declared his intention of op- posing lhat mode of; proceeding, as being unconstitutional ; and said that, instead of a bill, h& should propose an address. The question for debate,' therefore, narrowed itself into that only, namely,' whether their proce" efting Shotild " be by bill or bv address* This question decided, the- next measure to be adopted tfas, that his Royal I fighrre- ss'th? Pr'rnce'of Wales-' should be appointed Rcgenlfor adnvnisiorviil-^ hf- affairs of the country, in the name of andduririgyihe. dn'disprkitiotU- of'ihe fCwg ; and next, that the Queen . should hove the gnmdian, ship. of the King's person ; and also that due precautions should be taken foi notifying his recovery, and that the rheans should be pointed out by zvhic. h he should remme his. authority on that event taking place; that the lime of the Regency should, have no limit, except the termination of his Majesty's disorder. From the statement of the late Dr. Willis* who attended his Majesty in his former illness, it appears that few persons recover in a shorter period than six weeks; that the average is five or six months ; and that the extreme of time is from 12 to IS months; arid if, at the ex- piration of thafrtime, some amendment had not taken place, there were then but little hopes " of recovery. Gentlemen would see the necessity of providing for t lie King's return to power, and he trusted the Committee would agreed with him that the peiiod to which thev might look forward for the King's recovery would not be too long'to restrain the power of the Regent, say 12 months. Amongst, tho^ e restrictions which should be imposed upon the Regent, during that limited time, he conceived the power of granting the Peerage rnirrht be suspended without any injury to the public service. Offices or pensions also, granted during the Regency, should be subject to the approbation of his Majesty on his recovery: and also that the Queen's management Of. the King's Household should then expire unless the Parliament should prolong it. Having thus stated a general outline of his plan, he should call the attention of the Committee distinctly to that point b ' fore it. The question to be considered now was, whether the mode to be adopted should, be by Bill or Address. The proceeding by Bill, it Was said, would be opposed by gentlemen opposite, as being derogatory to the honour of the Crown— inconsistent with the Constitution— and offensive to the Prince. He knew not better how to judge of a measure than by what had been before done in a ca- e like the present, ar. d which had always been held constitutional. A right hon, gentleman ( Mr. Sheridan) had alluded to the mode of proceeding at the Revolution iu 1638, hut that case was not the same as the present. The Committee would now- recollect, that though the royal functions were suspended, yet the Crown was not vacant; they would remember that they had not now to make a King, but to preserve his powers in reversion fhear, hear! J and to provide for the exercise of them ad interim ; and it vvas mo « t important that whilst they were providing for the security of the country they should also provide for the King's restoration to power f Hear, hear !) In 1788, the King la- boured under the same complaint, and the House had the same da: ies to perform; and they had performed them in the manner now proposed; a Bill passed through That Htfuse, and had been carried to the Lords and agreed to there , they had therefore the authority of Parliament in favour of what he now proposed. A Parliament was then held by Commission under the Great Seal, which was affixed to it by order of both Houses of Parliament; and in that Pailiament, held under that Commission, several Bills were brought in whilst the Regency bill vvas depending, and completed after the King's recovery. Did the King on his recovery deny the Acts of Parliament? No; on the contrary, alter his recovery, he continued the Parliament held under that Commission ; and iii a speech delivered, by Commissioners after his recovery, he alluded to the Commission so signed, under winch Parlia- ment had been assembled, and applauded the steps which had been taken foi the honour and security of his Crown and the good government of his people : and an Address, the very echo of ihe Speech which had approved those measures, vvas voted by the House nem con. and though 20 years had passed since, no Address, Protest, or Resolution had been heard of against those proceedings. Under these circum- stances, he trusted, the House now considered the mode of proceeding, by Bill, which he had proposed, as the right one. The right hon. gentleman ( Mr. Sheridan) had said the House might as well adopt the precedent of the Irish Parlia- ment. He ( Mr. P.) had shewn that the Britisn Parliament approved of the piecedent by Bill : but the Lord Lieutenant I of Ireland had not approved of the Address, and had even refused to bring it over. That, therefore, was not the Act of the Legislature ; it was merely the. Act of the two Houses of Parliament. Mr. Perceval concluded by a high compliment to the Prince of Wales, and by expressing a contident hope that Hie Houte would be of opinion' vfith him, that the mode he proposed was preferable to an Address, and agree in the Resolutions he had proposed. The first Resolution was put and agreed to nem con. On the Second Resolution being put, Sir F. BUP. DETT pro- tested against every thing done by the House relative to the suspended state of the Government; and against every thing new proposed by the right hon. gentleman. The proposition now made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer was a mere delusion— a mere shapi. His object was to make a King, which he cauld carry, about in his pocket—( A loud laugh). The King, he continued, ought to be a great and efficient Magistrate: and the safety of the country tequired, that a permanent piovision should be made for the due exercise ol the Government; and it was treason against the Constitution to suffer the royal power to continue suspended or curtailed. The second Resolution was then agreed to. On the third Resolution being put, Mr. PONSONBY said, he entirely concurred in every thing said by Mr. Perceval on the subject of the calamity with which his Majesty was afllicted, and the wish that a speedy recovery might take place; but he thought at the time that the course pursued by the House in 1788 vvas an unconstitutional one, and he thought so now. The person who now filled the Throne was incapable of ex- in what manner the p^ wcr was to be given. The right hon. gentleman's argument vvas merfely precedent ; but he did not attempt to reason in favour; of it. or justify the precedent. He argued only bn authority ; and authority against reason was absurd, and should never be quoted. That precedent, of 1783 was the most unjust and unconstitutional that ever was adopted by the Parliament of this country. The proceeding implied that the King could do a thing which it was acknow. ledged he vvas wholly incapable of doinsr. It Was also unjust, o. u account of the - restrictions attempted to be imposed on the Prince of Wale » . If at the age of 48 years, his Royal High- ness ought. to be restrained in the exercise of his power, he must be altogether unfit to govern the country, and ou^ ht to be excluded from the kingly office* Were the present Minis- ters capable of managing the affairs of the country in a way to meet its exigencies ? The right hon. gentleman, no doubt., might look upon himself as one of the blessings of the coun « try:— t( But," said Mi. Ponsonby, " I feel no gratitude to him for the blessings he affotds us ; I know of no blessings he has given this country; and J would look upon the moment of his departure from power, as one of the best days England ever saw."— The right hon. gentleman concluded with moving, as an amendment—'' That an humble Addiess. be presented to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, requesting'him to take upon him, during the indisposition of his Majesty, and no longer, the Government of this Realm ; and that he would administer the same under the stile and title of Prince Regent of Great Britain aud Ireland."— Mr. P. said, if this amend- ment was carried, he had some other resolutions to propose. Mr. CANNING said, that' in his opinion the question then before the Committer' was, whether or not thev should adopt that course proposed by his right hori. friend ( Mr. Perceval) for supplying the defect in the royal authority, or whether they should proceed by Address, at proposed by the right hon. gentleman opposite. Under all circumstances, he thought it. better to follow the precedents of 1788, since ( if any such case should occur in future) it would he a strong guide to Parlia- ment to see the same precedents established by two different Parliameuts. That restriction which he thought absolutely necessary ( and perhaps it ivas the only one which was ubsolutely necessary) was the appointing a proper provision for the safety of the King, which cannot be committed to a Regent. As to tbe other particular restrictions they will come to be argued at a more proper season. The right hon. gentleman concluded hy saying, that he would give his vote most cordially for following the steps taken in 1738 ; not that he saw no objec- tions to those measures, but because he found none, nor had been shewn any that were better. Lord TEMPLE strongly prefetred a Legislative Act before the Address proposed by Mr. P. In the course of his argu- ment, he contended thaT. by au Address, his Royal Highness could not be known in any of the Courts of Law. If it was lawful for them to supply the defect of the kingly power, it was equally legal to make u> se of tbe Great Seal for that ( purpose, the Great Seal being only a symbol of the royal authority. Lord JOCELYN, the ATTOTNEY and SOLICITOR GENERAL, , Mr. CHOKER, and Lord CASTLEREAGH, supported the. motion ' ( or a Bill: and Mr. ADAM, Sir S. ROMILLY, Mr. HORNF. R, | ami Mr. WHITEHEAD, contended for the mode of Address, j The question being . loudly called for, at half past three the I House divided— Against the Amendment l269 — For it 157— j Majority for Ministers 112. j '{' he original motion was then agreed to, and at four o'clock the House adjourned. FRIDAY, DECEMBER V. j The House was thinly attended this evening, but a long debate ensued oij bringing up the Report of the Resolutions ' for supplying the present deficiency of the Roval Functions. ! The first Resolution of the Committee was agreed to. On the I motion for agreeing to the second, the previous question was j moved by Lord W. RUSSELL; which upon a division vvas nega- tived by 98 to 1.5. Tne others were afterwards agreed to, j and at half past one o'clock the House adjourned till to- morrow. Alter the gallery was cleared, Mr. C. WYNN asked Mr. Perceval whether, in the event of the House agreeing to the restriction which would deprive the Regent . of the nomination of the officers of the household, he pioposed TO follow the plan given notice ot by Mr. Pitt in 1788, of allowing to the Regent an additional regal establishment, and imposing fresh taxes to defray the expense of it? To which Mr. PERCEVAL answeied in the affirmative. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22. The Speaker took the chair at half past one, having formed a House— On the motion of Mr, Secretary Ryder, Lord CLIVE vvas sent with a message to the Lords, requesting a con- ference on the subject of the Regency. After aoout an hour's absence, in consequence of the non- arrival of the Lord Chancellor, LordCuvn returned to theComtnons, and reported at the Bar, that the Peers had agreed to meet tbe Commons in conference,— Mr YORKS then moved that a Committee be appointed to conduct the conference. The question vvas put, and the ten members following were appointed the Commit- tee : Lord Clive, Mr. Secretary Ryder, Mr, Yorke, Mr. Dundas, Mr. Wallace, Sir J. Nichol, Mr. Banks, Sir E. Nepean, Mr. Bathurst, and Mr. A. Cooper. After conferring with the„ Loids, as usnal in suchcases, in the painted cham- ber, the Committee returned to the House, and Lord CLIVE reported, on the House being resumed, that the Lords and Commons had conferred, aud that the result was, that the Commons shuukl lay the iesolutions they had passed be- fore the Lords, at the same time requesting a concurrence with the same. In consequence, the Committee had left a copy with the peers. The House then adjourned until Friday next. HO USK OF LORDS. After the return of the Lord Chancellor from theconference with the lower House, Lord LIVERPOOL moved that the House should adjourn until Wednesday, which was ordered accord- ingly. On the 15th, Mr. Davics, currier, to Miss Rc- geri, hoth o Bishop's Ca t, lc. At Bridgnorth, the Rev. Will; am Cooke, Vicar Choral of H re- ford Cathedrnl,- to Mary Anne, youngest daughter of the late Mr. Murrav, of Fleet* street, London. On the 11th instant, at Chirk, hv the Rev. Mr. Bickeistoff, Mr. Edward Jor. e*, of Rhiscog, near Llangollen, to Miss Mary Parrv, Newbridge, Deidrglishire. On Tuesday, Mr. Kensre, organist of Worcester Cathedra!, to Miss Susannah Davis, of Wolferlow Park, Hereford- hire. At Holtner, ' near Hereford, Richard Carwardincj Esq. to Miss F. Colbatch, both of that place. DIED. On the 16th instant, Mr. James Clayton, of Mossey Green, in the 7: 2d year of his age— a man universally respected for his ex- emplary cohduct through lite. A few da} sago, at an advanced age, Pe'er Davtpc, E^ q. of B rough ton, in the county of Flint, lather ot the Rev. W. W. Davies, ot Llanerch Park. On the 12: h instant, at the advanced age of 86, Mr. Hugh Bruiidreth, of rrodshatti, schoolmaster, after having been confined to his room nearly ' 2Q > ears, during which time he labouied under successive paroxysms of lunacy. Early. on Tuesday morning the 11th instant, aged 62, ( much lamented and deservedly respected) Mr. William Symcock, who had for above 51 years faithfully served Messrs. I/' versagc, . iron- mongers, of Nabtvvich. His death furnishes another awful instance ( amongst the many that daily occur) of the uncertainty of human life, and should stimulate all to prepare for the eventful change ; tor returning home in HEALTH, alter attending his Masonic dutres, as Tyler, to the Kind's Friends' Lodge, hS was summoned in a few hours from this earthly dwelling into the presence of " HEAVEN'S HICH ARCHITECT." Lately, at her house At Brentford, Mrs. Trimmer, well known by her very numerous religious and instructive writings. Lately, at the advanced age of near 90, Robert Edwards, well known by travellers thro' North Wales, as the Guide from Dolgelly to the top of Cader Idris, till within a very lew years. On Sunday last, at his house in Piccadilly, his Grace Lhe Duke ot Queensberry, in his 95th \ ear. A few davsago, Thomas S. irgeant, labourer, in. the 103d vear of his age. He retained his faculties almost to the last, except hise\ Q- sight. He lived in four reigns-^- Anne, and the three Georges. He was a native of Coventry, or some place near it. Lately, in the 39th year of his age, George Pretyman, Esq,' ones of the Capital Bur^ ses ot ijuvv St. Edmunds, and who served twice the office of Alderman or Chief Magistrate, v2. in the years 17T3 and 1788. Tliis venerable gentleman ( who retained his faculties ti. il within a few weeks of his decea- e) was father to th< » present Lord Bishop of Lincoln, nnd vvas greatly esteemed for his cheerfulness of temper, by a numerous circlc of friends, during a residence ot near 70 years in that town. Birmingham, have published their first Report.— Thev st that " 554 Boys have been admitted since the 11th of S. , , . „ - - • erasing his royal power. The mode proposed to be adopted his peope, aud whoxe vntues were the thunc ot every tongue, | to fill no ihis vir » « .<> v . v r> • tll, r . .; u> iiw up inis vacancy wa.>, to create an Executive Power to to be thus afflicted.! By it, the exercise of tne royal Junctions gjVe the Royal Assent to a Bill in ersal approbation of the country at large; and they •'..*/• . i -.- « './*. i k„ tV. a .... flwt'imi that nn the were stVlf further gratified by the reflection, that on the re- establislnnent of his Majesty's health, the procee- iii « rS pursued in Parliament upon that occasion had re- ceived his Majesty's gracious confirmation, and had been even honoured with expressions ot his personal rnititl de. was suspended, and by the suspension of the royal fuuetions, the means of carrying on the - Government were suspended also; it became the duty of that House, therefore, at this momentous ciit- is, to consult on the best means of supplying the loss of the royal authority, and aiso to provide for the guardianship of his Majesty's- \ erson during the continuance of his indisposition. In 1788, the country had beeu placed n precisely the s& me situation in which it was at present; land he apprehended, the proceedings adopted on that casion, would point out the line ot conduct which the House ought now to adopt. Of the light of the two Houses of Parliament to take ste. pS for supplying the loss of the royal authority, a douot of which existed ut that time, he did not understand there war. now a question ; and as there did not now exist that rage of party which, in some case*, had almost disgracsd the proceedings of 1788, he trusted the discussion of the pieseut important question would be wisely conducted, and successfully terrnin. ited. The first proposition would call for their judgment ou the fact of the King's illness, and his incapacity to attend to public busiue* s. This the House would decide upon, and enu r on their Journals.— The 2d. pro- position would be expressive of the duliesof the House aiising out of lhat situation.— Aud the 3d. would go to the form ol the proceedings to be adopted.— Befoie he went into the pro- ceeding he would stale the tiist proposition, as follows : " That it is the opinion of this Committee that his Majesty, by his present indisposition, is prevented from coming lo nw Parliament, and from attending to public business, aud that the personal exercise of the royal authority is for the present interrupted."— On this resolution he thou^ gnt no doubt could be enieitaiued ; aud if any was entertained gentlemen had only to refer to the lepoit of the evidence taken before the Committee. And here he could not but observe, iliat the Report ot the Committee afforded the same reasonable grounds for entertaining hopes of his Majesty's ultimate itcovery, which the Report frcm tbe Privy Council held out, and also that tltat recovery- wight be expected to take place at no great distance of time. Proceeding upon precedent, he tliould then pr< potc the 2< S Resolution, which w as as tollo. vs : " l2d. That it > s the opinion of this Committee that it is the right and duty of the Lords Spiritual aud Temporal, and of ( he Commons of the United Kingdom now assembled, and Lwfully, and fully, and freely representing all the estates of Roy al Assent to a Bill in the name of him who was incapable of giving it:— to make incapacity capable. To provide for the lompetent exercise of the royal functions, it was necessary to supply to the King the competence of ex- ercising them with the same power as the King ought to pos- sess. It was not in the power of tiie two Houses to usurp the Great Seal, as the right hon. gentleman intended to do. The Great Seal was the King's Seal, aud the Houses had nu au- thority to order it to act, as in cases of lejislation. He denied tiie assettiou of the right bun. gentleman, that this course of ' proceeding was conformable to the practice of our Constitu- tion. No such thing was done at the Restoration, or Revolu- tion. At the Restoration, the first thing done was to consider the King's letter ( rum Breda. After this, an application was made by tlie Commons to the Lords, to put the Great Seal into activity ; and it was remarkable that Ihe Lords would not consent: they would nut meddle with tbe Great Seal, or order it to act, and it was not put into activity. At the time of the Revolulii , i, when it must he admitted the nation bad intetests at stane much greater than at any period since, because the liberty and religion of the country were endan- gered, the Parliament were determined to place the Crown on the head of the Prince and Princess of Orange, who were proclaimed merely on the declaration of the two Houses, to which the Prince and Princess were supposed to give their assent; and the men who acted ill those days, did not think of making tne Great Seal speak in the absence of the per- uns to w hum it belonged. Betides, tbe Act of Henry Vill. made it high treason to counterfeit the King's Sign Manual. In the same reign an Act of Attainder was passed against the Duke of Norfolk; and in the subsequent reign, the Act was leveifitd, because ii was declared that the King had not given his assent to it. Tue a.' sent had beeu given by commission ; but the King had not signed that commission witb his hand. The Act was therefore declared to be void, and of no effect. It was a monstrous doctrine to attempt such a fraud anil im- posilion on the cuunirv a* tile right lion, geuileinan proposed, when the Constitution already pointed out tbe proper mode. II., asked if the Addresses of the two Houses would nut be giving authority to llie Prince? Certainly they would ; and why then give autnoriiy iu any otbei way. This mode would not prevent any regulations which it mi^ tit be advisable to adopt. The Prince must derive the power he was to exercise fioai the two Houses ot Parliament; and the question now was, IBOStSCrtDt LONDON", Monday Night, Dec. 24, 1810. " Windsor- Castle, Dec. 23. — His Majesty is not quite so well this morning, although he had several hour's sleep y. ster'lav evening." " Dec 24.— His Majesty has had a sleepless night, and is not = o well to- day," No'hing has been finally determined by the British Go- vernment respecting the rescinding of the Orders m Council. And it is said that Ministers do nut consider the Berlin and Milan Decrees to have been revoked in effect; and therefore matters will rest as they do at present. By a vessel arrived from Norfolk, in Virginia, advices have been received to the 25th of Noveinbet, which state that since the return of Mr. Armstrong to America from France, be had several interviews with the President, and of course had com- municated to him fullv what he conceived to be the real in- tention of France. The private letters on this subject state, that it would appear, there was nothing cheering or consoling in General Armstrong's information; that some hints had been thrown out bv the Government party, that they would rather the publication had not been published, and not u woul had transpired against England in the national intelligencer since the interview with General Armstrong. The Maria, fioin Dieppe, is arrived at Itamsgate in distress She has brought a messenger, with dispatches from Mr. Russell, the American Charge d'Affaires at 1' aris : when their contents shall have transpired, it is probable they will throw some new light on the affairs between France and America.— The Maria iirst appeared off Deal, where, it is said, she was refused to land the messenger on board, which induced her to bear away for Ram- gate harbour. The private accounts received to- day from Windsor state, that independent of his Majesty's mental disorder, he has had a seveie bodily atltack, which bas considerably reduced him. It is with great regret we communicate intelligence of the lo.- s of two fine frigates, the Nymphe aud Pallas, on Tuesday night, at the mouth of the Frith. On Saturday night or early yesterday morning, St. Paul's Cathedral was robbed of the whole of the church service of plate, of considerable value. The difficulties ai d ingenuity required to get at the property, prove the villians to bave been complete masters of their profession. The weight of the plate carried off is 1601) ounces. These articles, or most of them, were used on Friday last at a private ordination hy the Bishop of Lincoln; aud efter they were done witb, they were locked up in the plate- room, immediately over the vestry, in iron chests, which had on tliem padlocks, as well as other locks. Dwing to the gieat l- nglh to tvhich the debates on the im- portant subject of the Regency have been extended, toe have been under the necessity of omitting several Advertisements this week, but which shall appear in our next.— The Second Letter of Kritikos s tall < dso have a place next xceeh, f possible. Visiting Clergyman this we,- k at the Infirmary, the Rev. Mr. Matthews:— House- Visitors, Joseph Bromfield, Esq. and Mr Blunt. On Friday last, being St. Thomas's day, there were dis- tributed al S'. indjrn House, the seat of John Corbet, F. sq. upwards of R cwt. of beef among tbe poor inhabitants in the neighbourhood ; and on tbe same day a great number of ready- made cloaks, with 150 yards of linsey, were given to poor widows anil orphans in the parishes of Ufhngtou nnd Haughmond, bv order of Mi?. Corbet. Colonel SirW. W. Wyitn, Bart, has been pleased to appoint Thomas Parry, gent, to be Assistant Surgeon an- 1 Eusign, in the Royal Denbigh Militia, vice Mvtton promoted. The. Hon. General Edward Paget is returned to serve in this present Parliament fo « - the Borough of Milbotne P- n- t, in the room ot Lord Viscount Leivisham, now Earl of Dart- mouth, called up to the House of Peers. Tuesday se'unlght, the Rev. C. A. A. Lloyd, Rector nf Wbittington, and the patron of the Lancastrian school in that village, gave an hospitable repast tu the scholars, amounting to 124 boys and 108 girls. The Committee lor managing the Lancastrian School nt r state ,( Sep. tember, 1809, when the School was first opened. Of thi, number 154 have left School, and 400 aie now in the habit of regular attendance.— The Boys are classed according lo their proficiency in reading. Many instances have occurred of Buys having been raised four, and, in some instances, live classes higher than when they were first admitted —. 1 period of less than lourtecn munths.-— At the opening of ihe School, 41 Boys bad learnt to write: all who were then admitted. < aa now write tolerably w'ell, and the number of those now in the School that have not begun to write is only 22.— There were at first only six buys vino had begun Arithmetic ; this number lias since been increased to 91.— The Committee attribute the proficiency and excellent order of the buys, to the parti- cular system of Education which has ueen adopted. We noticed in our last paper, that a patent had been granted to Mr. Payne, banker, of Bath, for a new method of pieventing forgeries, defacing, and altering Bank noies, It is stated to us ( fiom authority we cannot question), ns a circumstance rather extraordinary, that a fust cousin of Mr. Payne's had, ten years ago, thoughts on the snine subject, j and mure than one interview with Mr. Abiahan Neivland respecting it. His terms were nqt acceded to; the project is now under seal, which he believes bas never been made known to any human being, not even lo his relation.— We hope, however, the next patent will he granted to some gentleman, still more ingenious, who shall contrive to bave guineas in lieu of notes. Local Militia.— It may be useful to the overseers of parishes to be informed, that tbe Local Militia Acts afi'ord them an opportunity ol saving the, fine of fifteen jto- snds f. ir each man deficient, by producing men to the Deputy Lieutenants to bn enrolled as Volunteers before tbe 14th of February next, to supply such vacancies as may have occurred previous to the 14th of November last. Price of Grain in our Market on Saturday last— Wheat 13s. lOd to Us. 9d.— Barley 6s. Od.— Pease 7s. 6d. per bushel of 38 quarts,—- Oats 6s. 9d. — per customary measure of 57 quarts. Mark- Lane, December 21. The Market was extremely dull, and Grain of all de scriptions was heavy of sale, at rather reduced prices. The scarcity of money begins to be felt even in this mart for tha prime necessaries of life. Current Price of Grain per Quarter us under: — While Peas 54s. to 56s. Oats 24s. to 30s. Mult 70s. to 76s. Fine Flour, 80s. to R5 « .— Seconds 7. is. to 80s. per sack. DECEMBER 24.]— To- day tbe arrivals of Wheat make but a short supply, and sales in general at an advance of 3s. and • Vs. per quartet ; Barley and Malt are each lower; Beans of the two kinds hardly at lasl prices : ihere are tolerable sup. plies ol Oats on hand, and little variation has taken place in price j Flour at the late quotation. Wheat 55s. to 84s. Barley 23s. to 40s. Beans 50s. to 56s. I. Jl/ THS. ME lie !•: HOT, with the greatest Deference, begs to return her most grateful Thanks to those Ladies and Gentlemen who honoured her with their kind and generous Patronage, at her Ball, on the 18th Instant. Meadow- Place, Decrmber24. Drayton Assembly ILL be held' at the TALBOT INN, on TUESDAY, the 8th of JANUARY, 1811. Viscountess KILLMORKY Sir JOHN CIIETWOHE, Barf ^ Managers, rriHE NEXT WELSH POOL DANCING Jl. ASSEMBLY will beheld atthe OAK INN, on WED. NESDAY, ibe NINTH of JANUARY, JSJI. Three per cent. Consols 65|. SHREWSBURY, Wednesday, December 26, 1810. BIRTH. In I. ondun, the Cour. tess of Craven of her second son. MARRIED. At Raabon, oi: the 1 jlh in, am. bv the Rev. T. Mawdesley, M. A. Thutnas Chphnondcley. of Vale Royal, Esq- M. P. for the county of Chester, tu Henrietta Elisabeth, youngest daughler of . the late, and sisterof the present Sir Watkm Williams Vvi'nn, ot Wynnslay, Baronet, M. P. tor the county of Denbigh. On ihe 13th instant, at St. James's church, London, Mr. Young, merchant, St. J. tnes's- itrcet, to Mils Gibbons, formerly of til i town. Longivood, Coal, Brick, and Lime [ f orks, THE Proprietors beg Leave to acquaint their Friends and Customers, that the PAY DAY for the Works will be at the RAVEN AN 1) BELL INN, Shrewsbury, on SATURDAY, the 1 WENTY- NINTH Day of DECEM- BER Instant; where they hope their Friends will be punctual n attending. BlilTANNlA INN, SHREWSBURY. T. CARTWRIGHT ETURNS Thanks to his . Friend? for their con. tinued Favours since his Removal from the QUEEN'S HBAO to the above Inn ; and respectfully informs them that Ins ANNUAL HUNT is fixed for MONDAY the 31st ihst. when the Favour of their Company will oblige, S. BARBER,- ) W. HKIGHWAY. F ., ., . .1. HOWELUWC e ,1. LLOYD, i ) Dinner on Table at half past Two o'clock. ! K" S » The Hounds will throw oil'at Kingland at half oast Niue. Maraol, Dccanbe, SO, 131'-'. of eh ed ler ich ( la ( or by HI ly ke . of Ha TIC I'd tfi ins h « hit pi- \ eu ' of I fcilt ml iq. . lie of to u 10 in t't- of l. i t » S nt Ite > p. his ' of eir of Ive net • he ere ber ute rti- ten • of le. s a dr. ct, tnd I is j » u " 1, ieu ties an Ian be to ; he d. In- itio he k. but knd I of tip. I in -- ice, use tf) r the sa ED- lieir • the lury, KM- ctual IE con. r. fs' 1 filial f Shrewsbury and Chester Banks, ROWTON AND MORHALL's BANKRUPTCY. AC O M M I S SIO N having been issued by the I. ORD CHANCE I l. OR, for the Purpose of taking tbe Proof of Debts rnder the Sum . of Twenty Pounds: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Commissioners " ill sit for the Purpose of taking such Proofs at the ' I'OVVN- HALI., in SHREWSBURY, on SATURDAY, the 5th Day of JANU- ARY next, at Ten in the Foienoon. All Peisons desirous nf proving their Debts must attend on the above- mentioned Day, and are requested previously to furnish the Amount of their Debt, and the Particulars of the Notes they hold, at the Bank, in order that their Depositions may be prepared without Expense to the Creditors. A DIVIDEND will be made on the 31st of January next. 24th December, 1810. Messrs. LEE, BENNETT, and Co. IESPECTFULLY inform tbeir Friends and the Public, That they have undertaken the Concern late of Whittle, Trevor, Lewis, and Co. and established a Set of new and substantial covered Boats, for tbe Conveyance of all Kinds of Merchandize to and from MAF. SRURY MARSH, ELLES. MERE, NANTVVICII, and CHESTER; and that on and after the FIRS T Day of JANUARY, ' 811, in Consequence of the Rise of Tonnage by the Ellesmere Canal Company, Advance in the Price nf Labour, and Improvement in the Construction of their Boats, they are compelled to make a smalt Increase of the Prices of Freight, asunder : TO BE LET, AKD ENTERED UPON IHJlEOJJTEir, NEAT and commodious COTTAGE, consist- ing of two Parlours, Kitchen, and Brewhonse, with appropriate Lodging Rooms; a 3 Stalled Stable, Kitchen Gar- den, and about 5 Acres of Meadow or Grazing I, AND, pleasantly situated on a gentle Eminence near the Village of LLANRHAIDR YN MOCHNANT, inthe County of Denbigh, A Tenant mav, if required, be accommodated with 3bout 5 Acres more of Land.— For further Particulars apply to H. P. DOIISETT, Esq. Plas Uelia, near Oswestrv ; Messrs. GLOVER and SON, Auctioneers, Ruyton; or to Mr. EDMUNDS, Solicitor, iu Oswestry aforesaid. To and from Maesbury Marsh and Chester, £. s. d. Malt, Grain, Lead, Iron, and Marble 1 1 0 Grocery, Porter, Tallow, and Goods in general ... 14 0 Oak Bark 1 5 0 Oak Timber, per Foot, 6d. Deal, and Deal Balk, per Font, 5d. Empty Porter Casks, each, 6d, All other empty Ca- ks in Proportion to Size, Empty Sacks, per Bundle, fid To end from Maeshury Marsh and Nantwich. Malt, and other Grain, Flour, Sa't, and Goods in geneial 0 18 6 To and from Fllesmerc and Chester, Malt, Grain, and Goods in general 0 18 6 Deal and Deal Balk, 4£ d. per Fout. Oak Timber, ijd. per Foot. Oak Bark 110 To and from Ellesmere and Nantwich. Malt, Grain, and Gnhds in general 0 15 0 To and from Macsbury . Marsh and F. llesmere. Malt, Grain, and Goods in general 0 7 0 PUBLIC NOTICE. All light goods to be charged in proportion ; and all goods not particularised a* above to be charged according to tables stuck up in their offices. The value of all packages whatever, and tbe description of tbeir contents, are to be stated at the time they are delivered at tbe receiving warehouses, wharfs, or other places used for that purpose, on regular shipping or delivery note or notes, which must. also contain full and clear directions, as to the particular houses, or persons, and places, for whom and where such packages or goods are intended ; and must be left at the same time with the clerk of the warehouse, otherwise the owners are to take the risk upon themselves. The owneis are likewise to sustain the risk of all oils, mo- Jasses, spirits, or other liquids, contained in leaky casks or other vessels, and of all. loss, wa- te, or damage, which mav happen to any goods, by their being sent in bad or insuffi- cient packages, as well as to any goods whatever after they have been lauded twenty- four hours, after due notice given. The proprietors will not hold themselves responsible for more than ten pounds, in respect of any package containing inonev, plate, rings, watches, jewels, writings, books, prints, painting, pictures, lace, raw silk, ribbons, silk hose, silk. piece goods, and other * ilk manufacitires, fcanze, cambrick, lawns, muslins. glass, china, musical instruments, household furni- ture, and toys, unless 1 he shippers enter into an agreement for the payment of an extra freight, proportionable to the accepted responsibility. Packages containing aquafortis, spirits of vitriol, or other ardent spirits, are at the owner's risk, and must be particularised on sucb direction, or neglect of finch precaution will subject the owner to the further risk of fill poods that may br damaged by such spirit*. The proprietors will not be accountable for any goods put into returned wrappers, casks, packages, & c, nor will they allow claim for damages that is not made within three days after delivery. The owners of goods are to be answerable for all expense, loss, or damage, which may attend ibe" removal thereof from the wharfs, landing place, or warehouses of the said proprie- tors, either to the owner's premises, or such other places as tho owners mav direct; the said proprietors professing them- selves to be carriers by water only, and not holding them- selves liable to the carriage from such wharf, landing places, or warehouses, to the owner's premises, or such other pre- mises as the owners may direct, except when carried by their own teams. A nd the proprietors do hereby give further notice, that when any l< ss or damage shall appea*-, it is requested that, in- formation of the same may immediately be sent to the agent or clerk at the wharf or waiehouse where the goods were landed, as well as the company's principal ofliceat Ellesmere. The proprietors will not be answerable for any goods which may be carried by them for rhe purpose of being foi warded by other carriers, after the same shall have been delivered to such other carriers, or to their respective agents, w ho at tho time of such delivery are required to examine the state there- of, or of the package containing the same. Ail goods received will he further subject to a lien in favour of the proprietors for the general bahnce of accounts, and to the terms and conditions following, which are also put up in the offices before mentioned. And the undci> igued do hereby give notice, that from and after the date hereof they will not be answerable for any damage which shall haperr to any cargo that shall be put on board any of their vessels, unless such damage shall happen or be occasioned by tbe want of ordinary care or diligence of the master or crew of the vessel; when and in such case they • will j ay tothe sufferers twenty per cent, upon such damage, so as the whole amount of such payment shall not exceed the value of tho vessel on board whereof such loss or damage shall have happened, and the freight of such vessel; and any merchant or other person desirous of having their merchandize earned free from risk in respect of damage, whether the same shall happen by the act of G< » d or otherwise, may have the same carried on by entering into an agreement for the pay- ment of ah extra freight proportionable to the responsibility. In order to obviate all doubt in cases of bankruptcy, in- holvency, or otherwise respecting the claims to liens of the proprietors, for the freight or carriage bv them of goods, wares, merchandizes, and other articles, they the said pro- prietors do hereby give notice, that any period or periods of credit now or hereafter to be allowed bv them to the several prisons for whom they do or may forward or carry any goods, wares, merchandizes, or other ai tides, shall only be considered a discretionary arrangement on the part of them for the con- venience of their concerns, and not in auy ways an available credit to the parties to whom the same may he allowed. And the proprietors do hereby further give notice, that, all goods, wares, merchandizes* and other articles which may hereafter be delivered to them to be, forwarded or carried to or lor any person or persons, shall be subject to be detained by them, not only tor the freight and carriage thereof, aud charges paid thereon, but also for all the amount of previously unsatisfied freight or carriage, and charges due from or on account of the same person or peisons, and for the general balance of account against him or them ; and that the present or future allowance of credit as aforesaid, or any other usage or circumstance, shall not in any wise prejudice or affect the object of this Notice. And in case the owners or consignees of the same goods, wares, merchandizes, or other articles subject to be detained as aforesaid, shall not, within the space of three calendar months from the time of such detention es aforesaid, pay, satisfy, and discharge the debt or debts then due or owing from such person or persons respectively, whether the same shall arise from freight or carriage, or money disbursed ; or upon the general balance of accounts as before mentioned, or otherwise, the said Proprietors do likewi*; give Notice, that from and after the expiration of the said three calendar months, they will ( consider themselves at full liberty, and will accordingly proceed , tp a sale by public auction, ot all such goods, wares, mer^ hafldi^ e?/'' or other articles as shall then be in their custody or pos& essi^ j, and will apply the net proceeds arising therefrom, after deducing the costs of sale, in or to- wards payment and discharge of ih£* auie debt and debts then due and owing from sueji pffsjon or persons as afoiesaid, for or upon all or any of the ac^ opfips before mentioned, STOLEN or STRAYED, FROM KINTON, IN THE COUNTY OF SALOP, On Wednesday Morning, the 12th of December Instant, DARK bay COLT, rising two Years old, has a small Star in his Forehead, and a few white Hairs on the near hind Leg :— Whoever has found tbe same, and will bring him to Mr. ROGERS, of KINTON aforesa'd, or to Mr. ' TUDOR, Upholsterer, Shrewsbury, shall leceive, if stolen, on Conviction, a Reward of FIVE GUINEAS, over and above what is allowed by the Knockin Association.— If strayed, nil reasonable Expenses shall be paid. JOHN GOOLDEN RESPECTFULLY informs his Friends and the > Public, that he has undertaken the Concern late of Mauley, Hiles, & Co. and established a new &, substantial Set of cpvered Boats for the Conveyance of all K'nds of Merchan- dize to and from MAESBURY MARSH, NANTWICH, and CHESTER; and that on aud after the FIRST Day of JANU- ARY, 1811, in consequence of the Rise of Tonnage bv the Ellesmere Canal Company, Advance in the Price of Lai* iur, and Improvement in the Construction of his Boats, he is com- pelled to make a small Increase of the Prices of freight, as under : POSITIVELY THE LAST NIGHT. FOR THE BENEFIT Of Miss REM INGTON, Sf Mr. REMINGTON, jun. ON FRIDAY, December 29, 1810, will be acted the admired Play of THE MOUNTAINEERS. The Part of Oct. ivian by Mr. CRISP. After which a new Ballad Dance, got up under the diiection of Mr. PITT, called CHRISTMAS GAMBOLS. Cuddv Pukwidgeon ( tbe Clown) Mr. PITT, in which he will introduce a NEW PAS SF. Ul, in WOODEN SHOES. To which will be added an Interlude culled THREE WEEKS AFTER MARRIAGE. To conclude with the first Act of ROBINSON CRUSOE. Tickets lobe had nf Miss REMINGTON, and Mr. REMINGTON, jun. at Mr. Franks1?, opposite the . Talbot Inn ; of Mr. W. EDDOWES, and Messrs. Wood and Watton, Shiewsburv. To and From Maesbury- Marsh fy Chester, Malt, Giaiu, Lead, Iron, and Mailile - - - - Grocery, Porter, Tallow, and Goods iu general - Oak Bark - - - Oak Timber, per Foot, ( id. Deal, and Deal Balk, per Foot, 5d. Empty Horter Casks, each, 6d. All other empty Casks in Proportion to Size, Empty Sacks, per Bundle, 6d. To and from Maesbury- Marsh and Nanlwich Malt and other Grain, Flour, Salt, aud Goods ir. ( general J 1 BOARD AND LODGING WANTED, FOR a respectable, middle- aeed Gentleman and a Youth about fifteen, in a genteel private Family, in a healthy, pleasant Situation. Letters, Post- paid, mentioning the ' Terms, the Number of the Family, and other Par- ticulars, to be addressed to Mr. LEF, High- Street, Hamp- stead, near London. A Reference will be given. 0 18 6 UNION FIRE INSURANCE OFEIC Established at Norwich in i79T. TRUST EES. The Fight Hon. EARL CRAVEN The Right Hon. EARL BERKELEY LORD SALTOUN & C. &. C. & c. Secretary, Mr. THOM AS J1IGNOLD. IN this Office tile Premiums are RETU RNED to the Insurers, after deducting ihe losses and expenses— a return which has been made to 4000 individuals, end has never fallen below £ 50 per cent, on the amount contributed. ' The annual receipts exceed .£ 18,000, and no less than 5000 new Policies are issued during the year— an addition of business scarcely to be equalled by airy ether Office, The Rates of the Union Oflice are the same as others: Common 2s,— Haz. 3s.— Duly Haz. 5s. pr. ct. But from ihe above return, are in fact onlv, Common Is. — Hazardous U. 6d.— Doubly Hazard. 2r. Cd. p. Ct. eg bp aticttott* To Wheelwrights, Farmers, and others, BY JONATHAN PERRY, THIS DAY, On the Premises, on WEDNESDAY, tbe 26th Day of December, 1810; ALL the Stock of IMPLEMENT TIMBER, BOARDS,; Timber in the Round, HOUSEHOLD GOODS, BACON and STORE PIGS, and other Effects, of Mr. JOHN WIG LEY. at LONGDEN. Catalogues will be distributed in the Neighbourhood, and may likewi- e be had of THE ATICFIOSESR, in Shrewsbury. The Sale will assuredly commence at half past teil, as every Article must be disposed of on the above Dav. BY JO NAT H A N P E R R Y, At the Phoenix Inn, in the Abbey- foreg- Ue, Shrewsbury, On Monday, the 14th Day of January next, at fire o'Clock in the Afternoon, subject to such Conditions as shall be then produced: A LL that MESSUAGE or DWELLING /" Y HOUSE, situate on the East Side of. the ABBEY FOREGATE aforesaid; consisting of a good Kitchen, Par lour, with suitable Lodging Rooms, lirewhouse, Pantry, and Cellar, together with a Stable, Yaid, Garden, and Pump, supplied with excellent Water, and now in the Tenure or Occupation of Thomas Langford. The Tenant will shew the Premises ; nnd for further Par ticnlars apply to Messrs. MAUOOCK and SIMES, Shrewsbury liM. Ellemieie, & ith Decembpr, l& lp, LEE, BENNETT, and_ Co. PUBLIC NOTICE. All light goods to be charged in proportion ; and all goods not particularised as above to be chaiged according, to tables stuck up iu his offices. The value of all package* whatever, and the description of their contents, are to he stated at the time they are delivered at the receiving warehouses, wharfs, or other places used for that purpose, on regular shipping or delivery note or notes, which must, also contain full and clear directions, as to the particular houses, or persons, and places, for whom and where such packages or goods are intended; and must be left at the same time with the clerk of the warehouse, otherwise the owners are to take the risk upon themselves. The owners are likewise to sustain the . risk of all oils, mo- lasses, spirits, or other liquids contained in leaky casks, or other vessels, and of all loss, waste, or damage which may happen to any goods, by their being sent in bad or insufficient packages, as well as to any goods whatever atter they have been landed twenty- four hours, after due notice given. The proprietor will not bold himself responsible for more than ten pounds, iu respect of any package containing money, plate, rings, watches, jewels, writings, books, prints, painting, pictures, lace, raw silk, ribbons, silk hose, silk piece goods, mid other silk manufactures; gauze, Cambrick, lawns, mus- lins, glass, china, musical instruments, household furniture, and toys, unless the shippers enter into an agreement for the payment of au extra frerghr, proportionable to the accepted responsibility. Packages containing aquafortis, spirits of vitriol, or other ardent spirits, are at the owner's risk, and must be particularised on such direction; or neglect of such precaution, will subject the owner to the further risk of all goods that may be damaged by such spiiits. The proprietor will not be accountable for any goods put into returned wrappers, casks, packages, & c. nor will he allow any claim for damages that is not made within thice days after delivery. The owners of goods are to be answerable for all expence, loss, or damage, which may attend the removal thereof from the wharfs, landing place, or warehouses of the said proprie- tor, either to the owner's premises, or such other places as the owners may direct; the. said proprietor professing himself to be a carrier by water only, and not holding himself liable to the carriage from such wharf, landing places, or warehouses to the owner's premises, or such other premises as the owners may direct, except when carried by his own teams. And the proprietor doth hereby give further notice, that when any loss or damage shall appear, it is requested that information of the same may immediately be sent to the agent or clerk at the wharf, or warehouse where the goods weie landed, as well as the proprietor's principal oiiice at Maesbury- Marih, near Oswestry. The proprietor will not be answerable for any goods which may be carried by him for the purpose of being forwarded bv other carriers, after the same shall have been delivered to such othfc'r earners, or to their respective agents, who at the same time of such delivery, are required to examine the state thereof, or of the package containing the same. Alt goods received will be further subject to a hen in favour of the proprietor for the general balance of accounts, and to the terms and conditions following, which are also put up iu the offices before- mentioned. And the undersigned doth hereby give notice, that from and after the date hereof, he will not be answerable for any da- mage which shall happen to any cargo that shall be put on board any of his vessels, unless such damage shall happen or bu occasioned by the want of ordinary care or diligence of the master or crew of the vessel; when, and in such case, be will'pay to the sufferers twenty per cent, upon such damage, so as the whole amount of such pay ment shall not exceed the value of the vessel on board whereof such loss or damage shall have happened, aud the freight of such vessel ; and any merchant or other person desirous of having their merchan- dize carried free from risk in respect ol damage, whether the same shall happen by the act of God or otherwise, may have the same carried on by entering into an agreement for the payment of an extra freight proportionable to the responsi- bility. In order to obviate all doubt in cases of bankruptcy, in- solvent v, or otherwise respecting the claims to liens of the proprietor, for the freight or carriage by him of goods, wares, merchandizes, and other articles, he the said proprietor doth hereby give notice, that any period or periods of credit, now or hereafter to be allowed by him to the several persons for whom he dots or may forward or carry any goods, wares, merchandizes, or other articles, shall only be considered a discretionary arrangement on the part of him for the conveni- ence of his concerns, and not in any ways an available credit to the parties to whom the same may be allowed. And the proprietor doth hereby further give notice, that all goods, wares, merchandizes, and other articles which may hereafter be delivered to him to be forwarded or carried to or for any person or persons shall be subject to be detained by him, not only for the freight and carriage thereof, and charges paid thereon, but also for all the amount of previously- unsa tisfied freight or carriage, and charges due from or ou account of the same person or persons, aud for the general balance of account against him or theinj and that the present or future allowance of credit as aforesaid, or any other usage or circum- stance, shall notiu any wise prejudice or affect the object of this Notice. And in case the owners or consignees of the same goods, wares, merchandizes or other articles subject to be detained as aforesaid, shall not, within the space of three calendar months from the time of such detention as aforesaid, pay, satisfy, and discharge the debt or debts then due or owing from such person or persons respectively, wnether the same shall arise from freight, or carriage, or money disbursed; or upon the general balance ol accounts as before- mentioned, or otherwise, he the said proprietor doth likewise give notice, that from and after the expiration of the said three caleadar months, he will consider himself ut full liberty, and will accordingly proceed to a sale by public auction, of all such goods, wares, merchandizes, or other articles as shall then be in his custody or possession, and will apply the net proceeds aiising therefrom, after deducting the costs of sale, in or towards payment mid discharge of the same debt and debts then due and owing from such person or peisons as aforesaid, for or upon all or any of the accounts before- mentioned. JOHN G COLD EN. MacsburyMarsh, Dec. 1810. UNION LIFE INSURANCE OFFICE. TRUSTEES. The Most Noble the MARQUIS TO WNSHEND The Right Hon. ERA L CRAVEN The Right Hon. EARL BERKELEY & c. & c. & c. Secretary, Mr. THOMAS BISNOLD. Actuary, Mr RICHARD MORGAN. The BATES OF. THIS OFFICE AKE NEAR7Y '£ 10 PER CENT. LOWER THAN THOSE OF OTHERS.— I he profits ' are rdurned to the insurers, by additions to the sums secured bv their policies. No charge is made for entrance, money, non- appearance at the chief office, or neglect of paying the premiums in due tune. Persons wishing to be Agents are requested to apply to the Secretary.—( One Concern.) The Agents for tne Union Fire- Office are also Agents for the Union Life- Office. Castle- Street., at Bent and Co.' s. Shrewsbury S Mr J B. RCH, jun. i I M. s. SKiDMoaa, at Bridgnorth, M. J. B. MAC- MICHAEI. Broseley, Mr. W. HARTSHORN Cleobury Mortimer, Mr. J. W'lODWARIl Ellesinere, Mr. R. WAI. FORD Ludlow, Mr. VV, FEI. TOS Mad. ley, Mr. E HARPER Ma ket Diayton, Mr. W. PUR- SER Newport, Mr. II. P. SII. VRSTER Oswestry, Mr. J HURLRSTON Wellington, Mr. J. WALMSLEV Cuereinion Inclosure. CLAIMS AND OBJECTIONS. ACOPY of the Objections which tbe Commissioner hath received to Ibe Maps and Particulars of ibe Lands in the six Townships of Civmgoror and Castle, Nantforcb, Brinelen, Kylyrwcb, Gellygasson, an* Penarth, or either of them, and also a Copy of the Claims which have been deliver- ed to him of tbe Common and other Rights in, upon, or to the Commons or Waste Lands, within those Tuwuships, were left with Mr. William Hughes, ?. t the Goat Inn, in Llanfnir, on Thursday, the twentieth Day of December instant, and will remain iu hi's Custody them for the Space of tweuty- one Days, for the Inspection of all Parties interested. Tiie General Inclosure Act requires that tbe Particulars of all Objections to those Claims, or any of them, be reduced into Writing, and signed by the le? pec Live Objectois, or tiieir respective Husbands, Guardians, Trustees, Committees, or Agents, and delivered to the Commissioner. They may be left for him, either with Mr. WitlUM HUGHES, at Llaufair, or with the Commissioner's Clerk at Montgomery. E. EDYE, Commissioner's Clerk. Dated 2lth December. 1810. BY S. TUDOR, On FRIDAY NEXT, the 28th of Dmember, 1810, on the Premises^ formerly occupied by Mr, JOB SPOONLEY, situate beyond the Mount Turnpike Gate, Shrewsbury ; ALL the new and valuable Household GOODS and FURNITURE, belonging to Miss MARY BUI- TERFlF. I. lj. Catalogues may be bad of tbe AUCTIONEER.— The Public is respectfully informed that the Whole of the Goods have been purchased within these four Mouths, are in Capital Condition, and equally good as new. N. B. The Sale will commence precisely at eleven o'clock, and continue till the Whole is disposed of. CAIMTA 1, OAK AN D ASH TI M13EF- L To be Sold to the highest Bidder, At the White Lion, Castle- Street, Shrewsbury, between two and four o'clock in Ihe Afternoon of Thursday, the 3d of January, 1811, subject to Conditions then to be produced, in the following Lots: BY S. TUDOR: LOT I. f10RTY- NINE ASH and 10 ALDER TREES. I JIT II. 133 OAK TREES, and 31 CYPHERS. The above Timber is growing Upon a Farm at Farley, in ibe Parish of Pnntesburv, in the County of Salop, iu the holding of Mr. John Briscoe, and mostly of large Dimensions. The Tenant will'shew the Timber; and further Partieuars may be had from Mr. LEE, Redbrook, Whitchurch, Sidop. BY S. TUDOR, At th° Lion Inn, Shrewsbury, on Saturday, the 5th Day of January, ISM, at six o'C look inthe Afernoon : ALL that large SLAUGHTER HOUSE and . STABLE, now in the Occupation of Mr.. CORBET LEGH : ANIL also all that DWF. f. LINO HOUSE adjoining thereto, now in the Occupation of Mr. Joseph Jackson, situate at the Upper Part of ROUSHILL, and near to Pride Hill, iu Shrews- bury aforesaid For Particulars apply to Mr. ASTERLEY, Solicitor, Shrews- bury. GENTEEL RESIDENCE— SHREWSBURY. BY S. TUDOR, At the Lion Inn, Shrewsbury, on Saturday, the 5th Day of January, 1811, at five o'Clock in the Afternoon: ripHE unexpired Term of 50 Years from Lady JL Dav next, of a LEASE of all that substantial Brick built DWELLING HOUSE, situate on SAINT JOHN'S HILL, Shrewsbury, late the Residence of Mrs. STANIER, deceased ; containing an Entrance Hall, Dining and Break- fast Parlours, Drawing Room, and seven good Lodging Rooms: The Offices comprize a convenient Kitchen, Brewbouse, Wine, Beer, and Coal Cellars, Larder, & c. The Premises may be viewed, by Tickets only, which may be had on Application to THE AUCTIONEER; and for further Particulars apply to Mr ASTERI. EY, Solicitor, Shrewsbury. auction, BOOKSELLER'S STOCK. BY WILLIAM LLOYD, Without reserve, on Wednesday, the 2d day of Jannaiy, 1811, in the School Room, at. Millington's Hospital. Shrewsbury ; riPHE remaining Part of the STOCK in TRADE . M. belonging to Mr. WILLIAM SLADE, late of Mardul, BOOKSELLER: consisting of about 15 hundred Volumes of Books, in vaiious Languages and Classes of Literature; com- prising tue Wiitings of most of our English Divines and Philo- sophers ; a coiinus Collection of Tracts, 20 volumes Quarto; aud a great number of Classical and other Works, edited by Mmellm-, Heinsius, Gruter, &. e. and printed by tbe Eizeviis, Wetstein, Plariliu, Bleau, & c. & c. The Sale will commence at 10 o'Clock, and continue till theWhole are sold.— Catalogues to be bad at theAucriONBEu's, near the Market- Hall. Shrewsbury, Dec. ib, 1810, 85 TIMBER, OAK POLES, AiSD COPPICE WOOD. BY WILLIAM LLOYD, At the White Hart inn, in Wenluck, in the County of Salop, on Friday, the 11th Day of January, 1811, at three o'clock in tbe Alternoon, subject to such Conditions as shall bu then produced, in the following Lots : Lor I. ^ OAK TIMBER TREES, marked and num. bered wilh a Seribe, now standing and growing iu a Coppice at GRE'I'TON, near Cardington, iu the County of lop, called Oakwood Lower Coppice; and also alt the POLES and UNDERWOOD in the same Coppice, consistiug chiefly of Oak, Ash, Birch, Alder, and Hassle, and containing 12 A. 3R. 3P. Ix) T 11. 7) OAK ' TIMBER TREES, marked and num- berwl with a Scribe from No, 8fi to No. lib inclusive, now standing and growing in a Coppice at GRKTTON afoiesaid, called O. tkwood Lower Coppice; and also all tbe UNDER- WOOD in the same Coppice, consisting chiefly ol Oak, Ash, Birch, Alder, and Hazle, and coulaining 9A. 211 24d'. All the Timber aud Saplings marked with red Paint in the said Coppices are to be reserved. The above Timber is worth the Attention of the Traders in geneial; the Coppices are situate about 8 Miles from Wen- lock, 4 Miles from Church Strettou, and near tu the Turnpike Road. Mr. Daniel Lowe, of Gietton, will appoint a Person to shew the Timber and Coppices; and further Particulars maybe bad by applying to Mr. WILLIAM HicieMAN, of Stanley, neai Bridgnorth, or to Mr. ASTERLEY, Solicitor, Shrewsbu y. TO BREECHES- MAKERS AND GLOVERS. On Monday, the 4th day of February, 1811, at the Market- Hall, in Much Wenlock, in ihe County uf Salop, unless disposed cf in tbe mean Time by private Contiact, of which Notice will be given : riMHli STOCK IN TRADE of JOHN BED- DOES, late of MUCH WENLOCK aforesaid, Skinner and Breeches- Maker, deceased ; consisting of several Thou- sands of Oil Leather Skins, Alluiif Ditto, several Dozens of Deer Skins, a Quantity of Basils aud Ground Leather, and about two'Tons of Glue' Pieces. For further Particulars, and to [ treat far the above by private Contract, apply to Mr. FiANdis CLIYISY, of Mich Winlock aforesaid, Irnumo iger.' TIMBER. BY S. TUDOR, At the Britannia I/ m, in Mardol, Shrewsbury, on Saturday, the 5th Day of January 1811, between the Hours of fuur and six o'Clock in the Afternoon, in the following Lots, or such other as shall be agreed on at the Time of Sale, subject to Conditions: LOT I. ^ G) ASH TREES, marked I to 32. ' " LOT II. ' 2' 2 ASH TREES, marked 1 to 22, 1 Elm, 1 Sevcamore, 3 Cyphers Lor III. 23 ASH TREES, marked 1 to 23, 1 Elm Tree. LOT IV. y< l ASH TREES, marked 1 to 90, 9 ELM Trees ditto 1 to 9, 4 Alder ditto, ditto, 1 Sycamore ditto, 1 Withv ditto, 5 Beech ditto. LOT V. 65 capital OAK TRF. ES, marked and numbered with white Paint, number 1 lo 65, 1 Oak Cypher. The first four Lots are standing and growing on Estates at or near Cruckton, marked and numbered witn red Patnt, distant from Shrewsbury live Miles on a good Road. Tiie Timber on Lot. V. at Crock Meole. The above Timber wiil be found worth the Attention of l imber Merchants, or any other Persons who may want such Timber ; several of the different Sorts of ' Trees being of large Dimensions.— Mr. EBWAUD DIOOORV, of Cruckton, will shew the different Lots. Further Particulars may be had of Mr. BEAN nnd GRANO- SON, Albion llays; or of Mr. PHILLIPS, Attorney, Shrews- bury. ^ ales by aucttom TIMBER. BY MR. J. SALTER, At the Cr iss Keys Inn, in Oswestry, on Wednesday, the 1\ Day of January, 1811, at five o'Clock ill the. Afternoon, subject to Con litions : 1 1 7 OAK TREES, 9S OAK POLLARDS, 1S4- U' ash, " 1 ALDER, 1 Sycamore, and 1 Bin h Trees, growing oil a Farm called PI. AS GWYN, near Llanvblodwetl, in the County of Salop, in tiie H dling of Mr. Whitfield, who will shew tli< J "" Timber* For other Particulars apply to Mr. EDMUNDS, Solicitor, or THE AUCTIONEER, in Oswestry. UMBER. BY Mil. J. SALTER, On We- dnesday, the9lh of January, 1811, at the Re!! tnr., in Oswestry, at five o'Clock in the Afternoon, subject' to Condi, ions-; / CAPITAL OAK TREES, and one large ELM TREE, growing oil Llandrinio Hall Demesne, iu the County of Montgomery, in the Holding of Mr. Edward Bill. The Tenant will shew Ihe Timber; and other Particulars may be had of Mr.' I*. SAMCII, Timber Merchant, or THE AUCTIONEER, in Oswestrv, TIMBER. BY J BROOME, At the Oak Inh, in Welsh Pool, in the County of M in'go. merv, on Monday, the . list of December, 1810, between the Honrs of three and five iu the Afternoon, in the follow- ing, or such other Lots as shall be agreed upon at the Tune of Saiti; i t tOT I. 1,34 CAPITA I. OAK TIMBER TREES, num- ' bered with white Paint from No. 1 to 134, now growing in a Coppice on Walton Farm, in the Parish of Wuithen, in rhe County of Salop. Lor 11. 7ti OAK TIM IIER TREES, from No. 1 to 7n with white Paint, and 20 Oak Runnels, numbered fro. n 1 to 20 with red , Paint, giowing on > be n > ve F. inri. Lor III. .50 AMI TIMB '. K TREES, from N> I to 50 with white Paint, and 2 Walnut Ditto, wilh white Paint, growing on the said Farm. LOT IV. 26 ASH TIMBER TREES, from N>. 1 to 26 with White Paint, and 31 ELM Ditto, from No. 1 to31 with white P. iint, e: ro. win. g on the above Firm. Lor V. 139 Small ASII. well adapted fori! ark Hoops, num- bered with red Paint, b Cherry Trees, 3 Cr-. b Trees, and I Pear Trees, numbered with white Paint, and now growing on the above Farm. Mr. SHU KIT R, on the Premises, will appoint a Person to shew the Timber; which is m istlv of I irs- e Dim'iisiona a id excellent Cleft.- WALT ON i- situated about W M. ies from Shrewsbury, nearly adjoining tiie I'uriioike Road leading from Shrewsbury to Moutgouieiy, and about six Mies from tbe Montgomery Canal. BY GLOVER AND SON', ( Without the least Reserve,) On Monday, the 31st Div of Dieemq - r, 1810, A LL the valuable and well- selected LIVE t\ L STOCK, IMPLEMENTS in HUSBANDRY, Part of the HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, wiili all tho GRU. V, HAY, and MU: K ( all to go off tbe Prertiises), belonging trt the hie Mr. JOHN THOMAS, of HOPTON, i. i the P. risb of Great Ness, in tbe County of Salop i— consisting of two capital CoWs, to calve, one Barren, one Fat Coir, one 2- year old Heifer, two Yearlirt; Ditto'; five stronr Store Pigs, four smaller Ditto, nine small Stores, two Sjws ; six capital Ewei' to lamb, six Yearling Ditto; four capital young Waggon Horses, one Hack Filly, 4- vear old ; capital Road Waggon, with Harvest Gearing, nearly new, Harvest Trolley, broad, wheel Tumbrel, single wheel" Plough, two Pair of H . irons. Roller, Crank and Chains ; a St ick of excellent Barley, Part uf a Ditto, Part of a Stflck of Clover, a large Quantity of Batting Stiaw ; a Mixon of Muck; Sieves aud Riddles, ami a Variety of other Implem nts. Catalogues may be had at all the Inns : n the Neighbi in- hood ; of THE AUCTIONEERS, Ruytou ; and Mr. EuWAr. ni Printer, Oswestry. A1 BY S. TUDOR, On the Piemises, on Monday, the 7th of January, 1811, and the following Days: LL the neat and valuable HOUSEHOLD GOODS and FURNITURE in aud about the Dwelling House and Premises situate on St. John's Hill, Shrewsbury, late the Residence of Mrs. S TAN1ER, deceased ; consisting or four- post Mahogany and otner Bedsteads and Hangings, Feather Beds, Bolsters, and Pillows, Blankets, Quilts, and Counterpanes, Brussels and oihor Carpets, Drawing and Dining Room Furniture, tbe principal of which are nearly new, Mahogany and other Chests of Drawers and Cabinets ; together with Kitchen Furniture, Brewing Utensils, he.. & c. — Also a very valuable Collection of PRINTS and BOOKS. Catalogues of which will be prepared, and uiay be had of THE AUCTIONEER after the 20th Instant. December CM, 1810. Valuable Freehold Estates. BY S. TUDOR, Sometime in Ihe Beginning of January, 1811 ; EVERAL FARMS and LANDS, situale at Marton, Wilmington, and Rorriugton, in the County of Salop, in Ihe several Occupations of John Blockley, Wil- liam Bostock, Thomas Williams, Mr, George Roberts, An- drew Turner, John Roberts, Thomas Sawyer, Joseph Preece, Joseph Evans, and Mr. JamesWy tine, or their Undertenants. Particulars of the above Estates will be inserted in a future Paper. . V At the Royal Oak, in Welsh Pool, on Monday, the 28th Day of January, 1811, in the following Lots, and subject to such Conditions as vvill then be declared: LO T I. N eligible and compact FARM, called BWLCH ETTHIN; consisting of a new- erected and substantial FARM HOUSE, with suitable Outbuildings, and several Closes or Parcels of LAND thereunto belonging, containing together by Admeasurement 72R. 2R. 31P. or thereabout, situate in the PARISH of GUILSFIELD, in the County of Montgomery, uow in the Holding of Ann Savage, Widoiv. LOT II. TWO PIECES OF LAND, containing by Ad- measurement 13 Acres, or thereabout, situate at MOEL- Y- GARTH, in the said Paiish of Guilsneld, now in the Hold- ing of Ihe said Ami Savage, distant about a Mile from the said Farm. The Purchaser will be required to take the Timber at a Va- luation, which will be produced at tbe ' Time of Sale, ' 1 he Sale to commence at live o'Clock in the Altera ion. jf3> The Tenant will shew the Piemises; and for furthe Pa. ncalars apply to Mr. T. L, JO. SES, Solicitor,' Oswestry. VALUABLE TIMBER. BY GLOVER AND SON, At the Honse of Mr. Cartwri;.; ht, the Britannia Inn, Mardol. Shrewsbury, oil Saturday tbe 19ibof Januaiy, 1811, pre- cisely at four o'Clock in tile Afternoon, aud subject to Conditious then to be produced i - LOT 1 5 / OAK, 2S ASH, I SYCAMORE, and 15 A ' Pieces of NAVY TIMBER, squared. Lot II. 13 OAK, 8 ASII, 1 SYCAMOIE. The above valuable Timber is of latge Dimensions, fit for the Navy, PI inking, or other Purposes. The lir- t Lot. is situate on tbe RED HOUSE FARM, in tbe Paiisli of Kin- nerley ; is within half a Mile of the R. ver Severn ai the Royal Hill i — The second Lot is graving on a Firm at Wli. COT, in the' Pari3h of Gie. it Ness, and distant only 2 \ ldes from the River Severn at ihe Royal Hill, and I M le from the Turnpike Road leading from Oswestry to Shrewsbury : and tbe Wnole within 5 Miles of the Ellesmere Caual at tne Queen's Head.— GEUHOK WILLIAMS, of Wileot, will shew ihe Tnn. i r. On Monday, the 1th Day of January, 181 1, at the Oik Inn, • in Welsh Pool, in the County of Montgomery, between tbe Hours of three and live in the Afternoon, subject to such Conditions as shall then be produced i AMESSUAGE or Tenement, with about two Acres of LAND, tbe greatest P. vtof which is planted with Fruit Trees, adjoining ihe River Severn, in the Township of RETESK1N, in the Parish of Gui'sfieid, in the County of Montgomery, now in the Holding of John Price. Also, a PEW iu the Parish Church of GUILSFIELD, in the Holding of Mr. Green. The Land Tax is fe. lee ned. The Tenants will shew tbe Premises ; and f irther Paiticulars may be known upon Application to Mr. EOWARO.--, Solicitor, in Oswestry. At tbe House ef Mr. Richard Jones, in Caersws, ou Friday, ihe 4ih Day of January, ISt 1 : HE following Lots uf valuil> le FIR TIMBER JL TREES, now growing on TREGASTLE FARM, in tbe Pari sh of Llanwnwg, in the C ui. ity of M ' irgoui n y : Lor 1. 40 Fir Trees, growing iu a Field baliiud Bern, numbered 1 to 40 inclusive. Lor II. 4.5 D. tto, growing in the lower Coppice, num- bered 1 to 4, i inclusive. Lor III. 32 D. no, growing in the lower Coppice in the Ross, numbered I to 32 inclusive. LOT IV. 40 Ditto, growing in the lower Part of tbe upper Coppice in the Ross, numbered 1 to 40 inclusive. LOT V. 40 Ditto, growing iu the upper Pait of the said Coppice, numb.- red I to 40 inclusive. For Particulars apply to Mr. EDWARD JONES, at Tregastle, wb i will shew the Timber. MONTGOMERYSHIRE IT . M BER. \ t the Oak Inn, in Welsh Pool, on Monday, tiie 7tli of January, 1811, between the Hours of four and six in the Af ernoon, subject to Condit Ons i 1 AO OAK Timber Trees, marked with a Scribe lvv No. 1 to 10,1, and 1 Elm Tree; standing oil a Farm, called Tim FARM, in ihe Parish of Mvfud, close adjoining tbe Turnpike Road between Llausaintffiaid and Myfod; about four Miles from the Montgomeryshire Canal at Newbiidge. Tbe Trees are mostly of large Di- mensions, appear perfectly sound, are well calculated for Beams, Thick Stuif; and Plank for the Navy, or other supe- rior Purposes. Robert Davis, at the Farm, will shew the Timber; and further Particulars may be had of Mr, GOULD, of Goifa, near Welsh Pool. Capital Uak and Ash Timber. At the Crown lun, Bridgnorth, in llie County of Salop, pur- suant to an Order of ibe Court oi Exchequer, in tbe latter End of January, or the It- ginning of February next, of which due Notice will be given; / OH CAP1TAL OAK TREES, and 500 ASH t- fyjXJ Ditto, now growing upon the Estate of Mrs. Long, at Sieibury, in the said County. For Particulars anil viewing the said Timber, apply ti Mr. JOHN DRVERP. LL, at Sidbury aforesaid, The abo ninrntioued Timber is of tbe finest Quality, ' argest Di . tensions, tit fur the Royal Navy, and ail o Purposes wnioh require lint- late; Timber,— S. dbury is wj., m five Mile, of the Severn. lit i December, 1810. \ Further THOUGHTS, in Verse, ON MORTALITY, & c. ( See the Salopian Journal, of November 21.) Let INFIDELS pursue life's various toys ! Such minds reach not to things of solid worth ! Hut CHRISTIANS should aspire to nobler joys, Than they whose only hopes are here on earth. Then shall each instance of departed friend, Whose death was sudden, or hv slow disease, Serve to remind us of our own like end, And make us strive our gracious God to please. Some pious sentiments still more, in rhyme, Here let us add ; which good men will revere : Pew days elapse . before the Seol of TIME Hill close the Letter of the present year. O may the records in that letter found, When read in heav'n, at the Judgment- day, Prove, to our blessing, that our faith was sound ; Our anxious care God's precepts to obey. While here we travel, on the road to bliss, let's make our journey pleasant as we can ; The sole ambition of our lives be this, To give " GOD glory," shew " Good- will io Man." Would Christians act by this unerring rule, Then WATtS, and various troubles, soon would cease; This world, would be, like Paradise, a school Whose sov'reign teacher is the Prince of Peace. O may that teacher here so rule our hearts, With the sweet precepts of bis heav'nly lore, That we, in Heav'n, may all sustain our parts, Iu praises, hallelu- yahs, evermore. REFLECTOR. THE LITERARY TOURIST. On Tea Drinking; BREECHES ANO PETTICOATS, MR. EDITOR, On a pilgrimage through the valley of the shadow of death ; journeying onwards, towards eternity, at a degree pf velocity in time's motion equal to 14 hundred and 40 minutes between sun- rise and nun- rise ; my soul riding at ease in a well- con- structed bodily carriage ; I hove lately endeavoured to be- guile some part of the dreariness of progression thiough that valley, by perusing the narrative tours of other travellers; tome in Asia ; some in America; and some in Europe. It is long since I roamed over Africa; aud VAII. LANT was my last conductor from the Cape of Good Hope.— In less ambiguous phraseology, I hove lately employed part of my existence, ill perusing the travels of Hoi, CROFT, abridged by FULTON ; and having been much gratified thereby, 1 recommend it | ' to the readers of your Journal. Probably, sir, some of those readers hove been in Holland; And certainly a great many have not been in that country. To the1 latter, the extracts I am now going to send you will afford entertainment. From the " former, I hope to see, in your paper, at a future day, an answer to my queries and doubts, in the comments 1 shall subjoin to those extracts.— They relate to'Dutchmen ; in the first instance describing their houses, and their habits of neatness, and ceconomy; the latter giving us a view of them in their dress, on Sundays and holidays. Mr. Ho'croft proceeds, in Ihe " following language, to por- tray a Dutchman. " View the minuteness of his osconomy, ihe solicitude of his precaution, and the inflexibility of bis methodical prudence ! who would nut pronounce him incap- able of great enterprise ? He builds himself a dwelling ; it is a hut in size, a palace in neatness. It is unavoidably situated among damps, upon a fiat, aud perhaps behind the banks of a sluggish canal; yet he writes upon it, " my delight; country pleasures; country prospect;" or some inscription lhat might characterize the vale of Tempe, or the' Garden of Eden. He cuts his trees into fantastical forms, bangs his awning round with small bells; and decorates his Sunday Jacket with dozens of little buttons. Too provident to waste his sweets, he cunningly puis a bit of sugar candy in his mouth, aud drinks his tea as it melts; one morsel serves, let him drink as long as he pleases." P. 20. We now come to observations on the general costume or dress of the lower classes, in Holland, decked in their holiday finery. " Broad pewter and silver buckles ; large and • mall buttons, both in excess, and both of ancient usage; Some with short vests, and others with coals down to their heels, each of them fitting close, and shewing the waist; projecting hips, the men wearing EIGHT or TEN pair of breeches, the women at least as many PETTICOATS; stockings of various colours, not excepting purple, red, and yellow ; peasant gills in short jackets, with their gold ornaments, and rich Brussels lace; tobacco- pipes various in their form and size; and coun- tenances with a frequent tinge of the livid. These are a few, of the many maiks which catch the stranger's eye, and characterize the people." P. 42. In both these extracts, the words in italics are those only which have to far excited doubts in my mind as strongly to question their credibility. With retpect to the sugar- candy whim of Mynheer Nic Frog, and perhaps of his lady too, ( but the statement does not include ihe fair sex) I have this to ask— does he live upon tea only ; does he take no solids with this fluid ? If so, it may be allowed somewhat more credit with a critical reader; but, if he take, as we do, bread and butter, 1 think Mr. Iloleroft should have told us how he disposes of the motsel of sweet at that employment of the muscles in nnd about Ihe mouth, called mastication. For imbibition and mastication are dif- feient actions. Does he take it out, as the tobacco chewers do their quids ; or has a Dutchman some snug retired corner in the mouth, whereinto he pushes the luscious bit till the solids are gone down by deglutition ; and then says " come foith, my sweet one, to meet your friend from China ?" 1 have bid the pleasure of being in Mr. Holcroft's company; and have conversed with him more than once; and making due allowance for some of that vanity which is often as per- ceptible in men of celebrated talents as in women of celebrated beauty, 1 must without reluctance confess that 1 think Thomas Holcroft was a pleasant, intelligent man; and whose death I regretted as a loss to human society ; but, in this instance, I incline to think lhat he has either indulged a luxuriant fancy, and fibbed a little to amuse his readers; or, he lias been im- posed on, by some fibbist, or fibber, and has shewn more faith respecting articles of diet, than he did concerning articles of religion. For Tommy, ' tis well- known, presum'd to be, Un Esprit fort; for rhyme, Un for I d'Esprit; or a man of strong mind; and therefore he either would not or could not credit those theological aitides which many persons, and those too not remarkable for any deficiency in strength of intellect, either could or would believe, or, at least 3Vow their belief of them. The same doubt applies, and the some language, as just used, will sene, concerning Ihe ten pair of breeches and the ten petticoats. I have certainly seen, on the stage, ihe grave- digger, in Hamlet, pull off several w aistcoats, to spoil the effect of tragical impressions ; but I do not credit that an dconomi cal Dutchman, would indulge extiavagancc so far as to wear at once such a ii/ fcr abnndance of super- vestments. The condition of the breeches and petticoats, Mr. H. either forgot, or designedly omitted, to mention, such as whether they were all tolerably new, nr whether Mr. or Mrs. Frog made it a rule to carry all their wardrobe, the wear and tear of several years, at once nn their persons ; as they become older their garments must necessarily be larger, and eveiy new pair ol breeches, or every new petticoat, must cost more than the former, supposing Hie qualify and price per yard to be the same as before.— That there must be gradations in size is beyond all doubt; and therefore this conjecture of its being a successive series of drapery, joining the dress of years past with the present, must be admitted; or the extravagance of the Dutch must in this respect be allowed. The ulrum horum is clear. Another point which renders the statement dubious, or questionable, is, that the naiuial formation of the Hollanders docs not require Ihe augmentation of much diapery to give them prominent hips. The muscles from the loins to the kneis are raiely known lo be remarkable for gracihty or slendcrness ; they have commojily bulk eiioiigh to gratify, one would think, even the eye oi taste of a Dutchman. To soy that an English gentleman is Dutch built ( I put the ladies ont of qurston in this instance) affords strong ptesumplive evidence, cr is commonly considered as equivalent to saying, that the gentleman, so described, is, in leg, thigh, and hip, tolerably fleshy. 1 thould feci pleasure if those who reply about the sugar- csn. iy tea drinkers, would also say something about tbe decade of covering for ladies' and gentlemen's—( what shall 1 say i) hips iu Holland. If they weie thus covered with velvet, the ph rose of " sitting upon velvet," would be more appli- cable in the United Provinces than in any other country. 1 should think that Holland must be a charming country fm tailors aud mantua makers; and if there ever happena umber dis- turbance with the Snips in this countiy, ut the representation of any play or foi'ce, I should vote for their being sent— not fo Coventry, hut to Holland. This, sir, is my second letter sa ' a literary Tourist;" and therefore I again sign, Your's respectfully, PERCAUTUS. HIS MAJESTY. Substatfce of the Report of the Committee of the House of Cominons. The Physicians were unanimous in their opinion that tbe state of his Majesty's health was such as to rendei him in- capable of coming to Parliament, or of attending to any kind of public business. Dr. REYNOLDS said, in answer to a question as to the pro- bable lime of his Majesty's recovery---" 1 think the King is much in the same state in which I saw him in the latter end of the year 1188, and beginning of 1789. At that time his Majesty was recovering, and was quite well in the beginning of March. But his disorder varies so, that when we See the King going on a little better for two or three days, we are sanguine ; and if there comes a relapse, it throws us back again ; it. is impossible to give any positive or decided opinion. Dr. M. BAILME.— After various questions, much the same as those put by the Privy Council, and some enquiries as to the inteiview between his Majesty and tbe Chancellor, the Doctor stated, that his body has hardly been at any time perfectly free from indisposition. That if there was precisely the state of mind which the King has, without bodily ailment, there was altogether a less chance of the King's le'covering, than if he had the bodily ailment just stated ; sometimes, however, that bodily ailment has been very little. The King's age renders his recovery less probable, than if he were a younger person. The King, at 72, is stronger and younger than many persons at 62, and therefore may have a better chance than most persons would have ot the same period of life. He thought that, in the earlier periods of an indis- position like the King's, blindness would probably be an ad- vantage ; that it would lessen tbe excitement; but when a j person, afflicted like the King, goes on towards recovery, he conceived the want of sight would be a disadvantage, because he would be deprived of many amusements that would occupy his mind, and assist in tbe complete recovery. What he now says, however, cannot, under the circumstances which pe- culiarly attach to the King's situation, his defect of sight, and his age, form any satisfactory conjecture, as to the pro- bable duration of the King's illness. Thinks the circum- stances are such, as to render it likely lhat the present in- disposition will be longer than some of the foimer. Never knew but one person who was affected with this disorder, who was as old as the King, aud that person saw, but did not re- cover. Has rather less sanguine expectation of his Majesty's ultimate recovery, now, thau at the period when examined before the Privy Council. Never thought it likely his Majesty wouM recover soon; and most probably it will be longer than he at one time thought it would ; for there has been another attack since he was before examined ; and the remission since the last attack has been hardly so complete as some of the former ones were. Believes his Majesty's affection for the deceased Princess, and grief during her illness, to have been the cause of his Majesty's indisposition ; which, upon the whole, he considered as rather a favourable ciicumstance. It is better to know some fixed cause for the complaint, and that the cause should have ceased, which it has done in the present instance. Dr. HEBERDEN.— In reply to a question about the King's being informed that his Physicians were coming to town to be examined, and who informed him, Dr. II. said, he understood it to have been Dr. Reynolds. Believed it was owing to that cause that bis Majesty had a little hurry upon him at the time he saw him ;— but not an incoherent talking. Was called to attend his Majesty in his last illness, on the 12th of February, and his Majesty first presided at a Council on the 23d of April following; expected his illness, in Ihe present case, to follow nearly the same character as in that. Sir H. HALFORD stated Ihe last time the Queen saw his Majesty was on the 29th of October; her Majesty was the last of the fvoyal Family who had seen him. The Lord Chancellor twice; and Mr. Perceval once. The Chancellor's first visit was on the 29th of October, the second lust Wednesday. Upon being infoimed the Chancellor was come to Windsor, the King desired to see him. This was the first interview. Exammant informed the King of his arrival, and introduced the Chancellor; all the other Phy- sicians being either present or in the next room.— The King expressed great satisfaction at the interview: but it had no beneficial effect upon his mental health.— On the morning preceding the second interview, Sir 11. found the King involved in a gieat many misconceptions, and he took the iibert- y of using the Chancellor's name as a medical expedient. " It occurred to him that tbe mention of his name would extricate his Majesty from those errors, and it had the effect. In consequence tie ventured to say, that it was pro- bable Ihe Chancellor would be at Windsor within a day or two; feeling convinced that the temporary restraint under which his Majesty would hold a conversation with the Chan- cellor might be of use in the future conduct of himself.— On that ground, he proposed that his Majesty should see the Chancellor when he next came. Has reason to believe that some beneficial effect resulted from this interview; as through- out the day his Majesty alluded to ttie conversation several times, and seemed to he less under the influence of error.— Does not think the benefit altogetberlbst now.— Mr. Perceval saw Ihe King- on the 29th of- October, at his Majesty's desire. The interview lasted about six or seven minutes ; and no in- jurious effect was produced. The Physicians - left the room when the second interview took place; because it seemed desirable the Chancellor should form his judgment uninflu- enced by the presence of any other person, aud be the better able to state to Parliament what the state of the King was — Dr. Willis expressed an apprehension that it might be injurious. Dr. R. WILLIS said he entertained confident hopes of his Majesty's recovery, but could not form any judgment of the duration of his Majesty's illness. Would certainly have ob- jected had he known it was proposed the King should see the Chancellor-; and thought no beneficial effect was produced by it, nor was be aware of any prejudicial effect: His Majesty had a remarkable good night after the interview. Has hail persons under insanity of the King's age, not per- haps under derangement simiiar to his. Considers the- King's derangement more nearly allied to delirium than insanity.— In delirium the mind is entirely employed on past impres sions, which rapidly pass in succession, resembling a person talking in his sleep, ' IN insanity theie may be Irttle or no disturbance in the general constitution— the mind is occupied on some fixed idea, aud adheres to it in opposition to the plainest evidence of its falsity. Taking insanity and delirium as two points, would place derangement of mind between them. His Majesty's illness partakes more of the delirium than of Ihe insanity. When he first saw his Majesty, on the 6th of November, he was perfectly unconscious of surrounding ob- jects; that, however, was not his state oil Tuesday last; on which day there was derangement. His Majesty's disoi^ Ur has never borne the character of insanity ; it r. ever gets beyond derangemefit, according to tbe scale just laid down. This applies to the illness of 1801, as well as to the present. The King is far from being in a good sta'te Of health, at this time. The symptoms of bodily indisposition aie fully sufficient to account tor all the derangement of mind, which is at pieseirt perceived in his Majesty. Provided noconsequenees are seen to arise fiom Ihe repetition of the disorder, should attach no importance to the patient's having had previous repeated at- tacks of mental disorder; and, in his Majesty's case, lias nut obseived any consequences of the kind alluded to. Being asked whether the Chancellor knew, before be was introduced to the King, that he ( Di. W.) concurred, upon the whole, in thinking it wotud lie better he should see the King, thau that he should not? - Dr, W. said, having started the objections which I did, to Ihe Chancellor's admission, I proposed going to the King, lo see in what state of expectation his Majesty was ; knowing that he was apprised of the Chancelloi's visit to Windsor. I found him then in such state of expectation, that it was a doubt whether as much irritation would not aiise from keeping the Chancellor away, as from admitting him ; anil 1 therefore assented, as a choice of evils, that the Chan- cellor should go iu.— Ilia Majesty's complaint being more nearly allied to delirium than insanity, it is on that account much more easily cured. Does not know that lelapses are necessarily more to be upprehended on the recurrence of the malady, than alter the period of the attack ; but it has cer- tainly taken place in this instance.— Being asked, " If a patient had been under his care more than once, would he not expect the return of that patient more thau after the first attack ?"— Certainly. On Monday, Dr. BAILLIE was again examined, at his own request, to supply some omissions in his former examination. The following questions were then put to him .— Q. In whose custody do you apprehend ( he King now is ? A. Principally in the custody ( if 1 may use the phrBse) ot Dr. Willis.— Q. When did you see the King ?— A I saw the King this morning.— Q. What was the stale of his Majesty's health ? — A. He was, upon the whole, a little tetter, I thought, this morning; his pulse was less frequent than it has been for the last two ui llnee days ; and 1 thought him much less hurried, and what iie said was more connected, liioie like oulinary conversation. Upon tbe whole, I should say, he was a little better this morning. General Clavering.— This hero, whose evidence in the case of the Duke of York, and whose committal to New- gate on account of that evidence, our readers must well recollect, has again presented himself to public notice. On the 7th instant, he sent a letter to Lord Folkestone, stating that there is in " The Rival Princes" a letter signed " Folke- stone," which takes an unwarrantable liberty with his name; and, assuming that his lordship could not be the author, he says:—" 1 hope your lordship will assist me in endeavour- ing to discover the person who has presumed to shelter himself under your title, being satisfied that you must concur with me in opinion, that he is a most malicious and impertinent scoundrel." Lire! Folkestone, in an answer transmitted the same day, through Mr. Lushington, avowed the letter in question, and added, " the epithets you apply to the sup- posed unknown author of that letter are grossly false, and unbecoming the character of a gentleman to use." Early Ihe next morning, the General called on Mr. Lushington, and put into his bauds a letter, expressing his determination not to challenge Lord Folkestone, lest lie should shelter himself under his Parliamentary privilege ; but intimating his readi- ness to accept of one from bis lordship, in the following terms : " If any man who, Unprovoked, has- attempted to assassinate me, should think fit to invite me to the field, 1 will attend for tbe avowed purpose of destroying him, or fall- ing in the attempt; to accomplish which, such combat shall not be agreeable to usage oil trifling points, at the vugue dis- tance of 12 paces, but shall either be decided with the broad- sword, or with pistols, the muzzles in contact with each other; and if I should have the good fortune of meeting in public any ma n who shall have presumed to say or to write ' that I have acted unbecoming tbe character of a gentleman,' the strength of my cane shall be tried upon his head." Mr. Luihington declined being present at a meeting of this san- guinary description. He communicated the General's letter to Lord Folkestone, and the same day apprised the General that his lordship waived his privilege, ami would meet on the usual terms. General Claveriug, at this interview , informed Mi. Lushington, " that he had, for three weeks, carefully de- liberated upon the line of conduct he should pursue, and from that," as above stated, " he would not swerve ; that he did not consider this a common case— not a difference upon slight points, which eoulil be settled in the usuat mode; that if he went Out, he went fully determined to exterminate Lord Folkestone, or to be exterminated himself: he repealed, that he went with the same disposition as to meet an enemy in the field; he considered his injury so great that he would not leave the decision to chance."— In the sequel, however, the General called in tlie advice of a Captain Smith, of the Navy, between whom; and Mr. Lushington, the following agreement took place, to which their principals assented,— " General Clavering is sensible that the letter he wrote to Lord Folkestone contained very improper expiessions, which were dictated by the warmth of irritated feelings, but which, upon cool reflection, he retracts and disavows."—" Lord Folkestone considered it as impossible, whilst those letters remained dis- avowed, for him to say any I hing respecting his letter publish- ed in the Rival Princes; but those tetters being recalled, he does now, as he would have done in the first instance, had they not been written, admit, that fie is sorry that any ex- pression offensive to General Clavering, in a private lelter of his, should, through a brcaeh of confidence, have been made public; and he adds, that he never had auy intention uf giving offence to General Clavering." We are assured, says a London paper; that the fol- lowing remarkable fact may he relied on as authentic; and as it shews at once the spirit of the French Govern- ment, and tho determined rancour of Bonaparte, it may not he unworthy of being generally known in this country :— Mr. Mackenzie, our negotiator, having experienced many acts of personal kindness and attention at Morlaix, was desirous of evincing his sense of these obligations to the inhabitants in a more expressive manner than mere words. He accordingly, as a favour to himself, applied to his Government for the release of TEN young men belonging to the town of Morlaix, and the sons of her citizens, who were prisoners of war in England. His request was complied with, and they were imme- diately liberated, without exchange or any equivalent, and freely restored to their anxious friends. Iu con- sequence of this display of beneficence and gratitude, the inhabitants of Morlaix were equally solicitous of affqrding to Mr. Mackenzie a proof of their generosity and feeling for the obligation ; and understanding lhat a cousin and schoolfellow of his, of the same name, was a prisoner at Verdun, they made an application to their stern Ruler, that he, ( Mr. Mackenzie) should be set at liberty, in return for the exertions of his relative in their behalf, of which at the same time they made a warm representation. After waiting some time for the answer to their petition, they received it in these laco- nic terms, savouring more of jacobinism than of impe- rial dignity, " Le Gouvernment se vante de se refuser," — and Mr. Mackenzie is still retained in custody at the place of his imprisonment. The captors of Amhoyna will divide, we understand, not less than 300,0001. the proceeds of 67 valuable vessels, Government stores, and spices, taken at that settlement. The amount of the spices is stated to he 202,000 pounds weight of cloves, 90,000 of nutmegs, 57,000 of mace. The following is a list of the British ships of war in the Tagus, ou the 20th ult. Hon. Adm. BERKELEY. Robbery.— A circumstance that engrosses as well the conversation as the astonishment of the fashionable world, is a robbery committed on Tuesday last, at lady Heathcote's, in Grosvenor- square. During the af- ternoon her ladyship had takfen her usual ride, but had prolonged il till six o'clock ; when returning to her dressing- room, she discovered that her casket of jewels had been robbed of a superb pearl and diamond neck- lace, of the value of 1000 guineas; and as no one but the servants had been iu the house during her absence, she is moSt certain one of them has committed the theft, ltis, however, singular, that from this casket, which contained other jewels, to the amount of at least 10,000 guineas, this necklace should alone be selected. Mr, Conant, the Magistrate, has been most assiduous in the examination ' of the servants. A valuable gold watch was stolen from her ladyship in a similar man- ner, about three months ago. Irish Exparts.— On Thursday the 6th instant, were exported from the port of Dublin, alone 9^ 0 oxen, 250 sheep, and 250 pigs. The exportations of Ireland seem to be now comprised in the following list; live stock, quills, feathers, rags, salt, and other provisions; hides and skins, bones, corn, and other raw materials ; only two articles of manufacture— linen and Members of Parliament. ( The Harp.) Electric Column.— Mr. de Luc, of Windsor, has invented a machine, called the Electric Column, which may be considered the most important discovery in the science of electricity, since that of the voltaic pile. By means of it he set some small bells a ringing, which continued to do so without stopping for 152 days. This long continuance renders it not improbable that the weight of the clapper may be so adapted to the power of the apparatus, as to cause small hells lo continue ringing for years together without intermission. Information to Parish Officers.— Upon a case re- served for the opinion of the Court of King's Bench, arising out of au appeal between the parish of All Saints, Derby, and the parish of Lambeth, Surrey, and argued last term, it has been determined, that no person can serve the offices of churchwarden and overseer at the same time; and that all the acts of a peison so ap- pointed are illegal and void.— The appointment to these two offices must be separate and distinct. A cause was tried in the Court of Exchequer a few days ago, which gave Mr. Dauncey and Mr. Jekyll op- portunities of distinguishing their great talents. The latter as counsel for the defendant, never was more pointed or brilliant. In a publication that was printed during the course of last winter in Bath, called the ' Tell- Tale ;' written ( it now appears) by a Dr. Hamilton, of Bristol, the Doctor had introduced some severe stric- tures, or as the Lord Chief Baron declared them, some atrocious libels on Mr. Hobday, an artist of Bristol, and his wife. Mr. Hobday thought proper to take the law into his own hands; and without mercy, publicly horsewhipt the Doctor. For this disgrace and outrage the latter sought damages at law, which he laid at 40001. but he was obliged to retire from the bar, " all smart- ing with his wounds being cold"— with a verdict of one shilling only. An Irishman, who was tried last week at the Quarter ses- sions in Dublin, was asked " what he had to say in his de- fence;" to which he replied, " Nothing, and please your honour; for I'm not a spokesman like your worship; but I Would thank your lordship to say What you can in my favour." That horses participate with their riders in the pleasures ol the chace, is a well- known fact; but an extraordinary instance ofthe love which these animals have for sports and company was shewn near Lincoln last week. The fox hounds were passing near Caenby- hall, the seat of Charles Tennison, Esq. when two coach horses, made wild by the cry of the hounds, escaped from the lawn ( over a fence which was thought, suffi- cient to have confined horses bred for more agile Uses), and followed the chace to a considerable distance; They got so far from home, that they were nut found ou Wednesday ; on which day ( four days after their escape) hand- bills were cir- culated, describing the frolicsome runaways. — Rxhard. Cowell, of Sm'thf, cld Bars, Middlesex, salesman, 7V- cember 18, ' 29, January 20, at Guildhall. DECEMBER 18.] -- Christopher Leo, of Dow- gate Hill, Londnn, merchant, December 15, & » , January 29, at Guildhall— William Wood, of Framwellga'e, near Durham, muslin manufacturer. Ja- nuary 3, 4, 29, at Ihe Wheat Sheaf, Frsmwellgate. — Michael Nathan, of Gonlstone- street, Whiterhapel, Middle- ex, layfor December 15, 29; January 29, at Guilrlhal! John Millard', of Bristol, baker, December 19, January 1, 29, at the Greyhound Inn, Broadinearl, Bristol.— William Fawcett, ot* Liverpoof, mer- chant, January 11, 12, 29, at the Globe Tavern, Liverpool— ' 1 homos George Kendall, of Liverpool, merchant, January Js, 17, .. at the York Hotel, Williamson square, Liverpool.— Hen- v Gilbert and William Sandirs, of Rricham. Devonshire, merchants, December 28, 29, January 29, at the Dolphin Inn, Hortiton — Samuel Bennett, of Bath, upholsterer, December 28, 31, January 29, at the Full Moon Inn, Old Bridge. Bath Richard Bray, of Brightelmstone, Su- sex, timber nierch. nl, December 27, 28, Janu- ary 29, at Ihe Old Ship Tavern, Brightehnrtone.— Johh Irwin, of Church- court. Clcment's- lane, London, merchant, December 22. 29, January 29, at Guildhall — Noble Dudlow, of Bnghtelm tone, Sussex, vi'nWr, December 27, 23, January 29, al Hie New Ship Tavern, Brightelmstone.— WilliamNewsnm, of Bristol, innhulder December 21, 2B, January 29, al the Bush Tavern, Bristol — George Kearslev, of Fleet street, London, book- cller, December 22, January, 5, 29, at Guildhall.— Ann Keeiie, of llath, bookseller, December- 27, January 1, '. 9, at the Christopher Inn, B istof.— • lames Hfgheit, of Trimsaran, Carmarthenshire, coal- merchant, December 24, January 14, 29, at lire ivy Bu Ii Inn, Carmarthen Stephen Hall, of Bristol, ironmonger, December 19, January 1 « 9 at the Bush T avern, Bristol,— Henry Thomas, of Kin* » stdn- upon- flull, merchant, December' 28, 29, Jannarv ' 29, at Hie Ostrich Inn, Glentharo, Lincolnshire.— Mary Huntsman aud Ahne Hlintsman, of Louth, Lincolnshire, milliners, January 14, 15, 29, at the N » w King's Head Inn, Louth.— Jo enh Carter", of Poplar.' Middlesex slopseller. December 22, 29, January 29, at Guildhall Johu Flint and Abraham Flint, jun. of Glufon Mill, Stafford- hire, cotton spinners, January 7, 9, 29, at the George Inn. Manchester — Abraham Flint, sen. and John Flint, of Sham- bull, Staffordshire cottor. spinners, January" 7, 9, 29, at the George Inn, Manchester. — John B. rch, sen. and John Birch, jun. of MahthesteV, colton merchants, January 7, 9, 29, at the Star Inn, Manchester — l-'. dw. Chambers, of Wateringburv, Kent, shopkeeper, December 21, 29* January 29, at Guildhall, London.— Samuel Peck, of Grjveind' Kent, pa- nter, December 22, 31. January 29, at Gntfdba'l 1 Thomas Hopkins, of Cross Hall, Yorkshire,' merchant January S 9, 29, at the Bl ack Bull Inn, Goniersal.— Cornelius Wildgoose, of the Out Paris!, of Sf. Philip and Jacob, Giocestershire, coal mer- chant, December 20, January ' 3, 29, at tbe Rummer Tavern, Bristol.— Henrv Dixoii, of Manchester, joiner, January 9, 10,'.' 9 at the Dog Tavern, Dean- gate, Manchester Benjsnriiil Donhi-" vand, of Warrington, Lancashire, cotton manufacturer, January 10, II, 29, at the Eagle and Child Inn, Warrington. William Phillips, of Brightelmstone, Sussex, builder, De. ember 21, 29, January 29, al Guildhall, London;— James Pentorrl, of Rmgwood, Southampton, mealman, January t, 4, 20, at the George Inn, i Southampton— John Parsons, of Sau- brid'geworth, Heits " dealer" December 22, 29, January 29, at Guildhall, London. Swedish Soap, MILF0RD HAVEN, SOUTH WALES. r| illis NEW SOAP will be found beyond all A. comparison Ihe best preparation known for the MILL-' ING, & c. OF WOOLLEN CLOTH, & c. and to be a mostJ important improvement. Made only os ordered, and sold in CHESTS PRICE FIFTEEN POUNDS STERLING EACH, con- taining in general about THREE HUNDRED WEIGHT, hut regulated always by tbe current value of LONDON CO A I> Sit A P. it bearing the same priee. £ 3" ORDERS for any quantity not less than a Chest In Post Paid Letters ( enclosing Remittances in Bankers' Paper, or they wiil not be attended tn), addressed to ihe Solo Manu- facturers, THE MILFORD- HAVEN SOAP AND ALKALI COMPANY, PEMBROKE, will be executed within three Weeks* Notice, and delivered free of Expense at any of the principal Ports iu the UNITED KINGDOM. *** NO CREDIT whatever. Barfleui, 98 guns, Hannibal, 74 guns, D- eadnought, 98 guns, Caesar, Impetueux, Tonnant, - Elisabeth, Mais, Audacious, Poictiers, Zealous, Agincourt, Diadem, Regulus, Dolphin, 80 guns, 80 guns, 80 guns, 74 guns, 74 guns, 74 guns, 74 guns, 74 guns, 64 guns, 64 guns, 44 guns, 44 guns, VHi I Capt. SirT. M. HARDY. J Rear- Adm SirT. WILLIAMS. I Capt. A. KING. S. H. LINZEE. W. GRANGER. J. LAWFCRD. Sir JOHN GORE. —— J. S. CARDEN. D. CAMP » ELT„ J. P. BEKESFOKD. W. KENT. That many persons have found great benefit who have un- fortunately pursued a dangerous practice in their youth in unguardedly giving way to that crime which brought on the divine vengeance, is incontestibiy illustrated by tbe matchless and unprecedented sale of Solomon's Guide to Health; a book which of all others in the medical line is so universally to be used and treasured up by young and old in every family, that the increasing demand for it cannot be wondered at, when it is considered that, as a faithful Guide, either to male or female, it has not its equal in the whole world.— Price 3s. only. A Gentleman of Fashion and Distinction having lately re- turned to London, from making a Tour thro' England, Ire- land, and Scotland, in his Publication of his Travels, sayst '' for my part I have universally smiled on reading different Advertisements to cure every Disease incidental to the human Frame, and was only astonished that any of his Majesty's Subjects should remain ill for one Day, when Cures are offered them thro' all the Newspapers in the United Kingdom; however, in Justice to Mr. NEWTON for his excellent Com- position of his RESTORATIVE TOOTH POWDER, 1 am bound to say, lhat my Intentions were entirely frustrated on myTravels, as I bad determined ( from my own Knowledge of its innocent and excellent Composition) to recommend it gener- ally, but to my very great Astonishment aud Satisfaction, I found it universally used in all the respectable Families 1 visited, who knew bow to appreciate its Virtue as well as my- self." Fashionable Travels, Feb. 22, 1810.— Sold wholesale by Shaw and Edwards, No. 66, St. Paul's Cburch- ynrd, London; aud retail by EDOOWES, Bythell, Morris, Palin, and Newling, Shrewsbury : Ridgeway, and Procter, Dayton; Chester, Newcastle ; Silvester, Newport; Fowke, S afford ; Smith, Iron Bridge and Wenlock; anil every Medicine Vender in the Kingdom, in Boxes at 2s. 9d. each. Frigates and Sloops. Manilla, Vestal, St. Fiorenzo, Brune, Latona, Melpomene, Zenobia Jasper, A proclamation has been issued hy the King of Sweden, declaring himself in a state of hostilities with this country. In acceding to the continental system, he exempts from confiscation all the colonial produce an Eng ish merchandize legally imported previous to the 23d of April, • In the Consistory Court of De- ctor's Commons, a few days ago, criminal articles were exhibited by Miss Hannah Cox, against the Rev. W> Gooday, vicar of Terling, in Essex, for brawling in the church. This prosecution is founded on the statute of Edward VI. and on the ground that Mr. G. in the midst of divine service, without good cause, addressed the young lady, stating that he had observed improper behaviour in her at church; that if she continued it, he should order the sexton to turn her out; anil if that would not do, he would put her into the Spiritual Court.— Miss Cox immediately retired with her sister from the church, and the present proceedings were instituted against the vicar, and after hearing counsel on both sides, the criminal articles were admitted. Sir William Scott presided as judge. An innkeeper in Manchester was last week convicted before the magistrates of sulfering tippling in his house, contrary to the Act of Parliament I Ja. cap. 9. sec. 2d. aud is consequently disabled for three years from keep- ing any alehouse.— The preamble to this statute informs that " the antient, true, and principal use of inns, ale- houses, and victualling- houses, was for the receipt, relief, and lodging of way- faring people, travelling from place to place, and for such supply ofthe wants of such people as are not able, by greater quantities, to make their provision of victuals; and not meant for the entertainment and harbouring of lewd and idle people to spend and consume their money and their time iu a lewd and drunken manner." Extraordinary- sized Turnips.— A few days ago a gentleman in the neighbourhood of Manchester, re- ceived from his friend, in Norfolk, a present of two turnips, the insides of which ( having been previously scooped out) contained as follows : one of them a cock pheasant, three brace of partridges, and a couple of teal; the other a cock pheasant, two brace of partridges, and a couple of teal. BANKRUPTS— DECEMBER 15. Joseph Bramley, of Essex- Wharf, Strand, Middlesex, coal- merchant, December 18, 29, January 26, at Guildhall. London.— Francis Epps, of Seven- Oaks, Kent, ironmonger, December 18, January 5, 26, at Guildhall.— James Shipp, of Walcot, Somerset, carpenter, January 1, 3, 26, at the Christopher lun, Batli.— John Robinson, of Dalston, Cumberland, cotton- spinner, December 20, 21, limitary '- 6, at the Old King's Arms Inn, Carlisle.— Richard Hawksbead, of Manchester, cotton- manufacturer, De- cember 26, 31, January 26, at the George Inn, Manchester William Hooper, of Ringwood, Hants, scrivener, December 24, 31, January- 26, at tfie Antelope inri. New Sarum, Wilts.— John Papps, of Beckington, Somerset, dyer, December 18, 29, January 26, at the Bush Tavern, Bristol.— Richard Parkes, of Dale Edn, Birmingham, currier, January 4, 5, 26, at the White Hart Inn, Birmingham.— John Jones, ot Hastings, Sussex, linen- draper, De- cember 18, January 1, 26, at Guildhall, London.— William Strong, of Bath, Somerset, Sadler, December 19, 28, January 26, at the While Lion Inn, Broad- street, Bristol John Flint and Abraham Flint, iun. of Glutton Mill, near Longnor, Staffordshire, cotton- spinners, January 5, 6, 26, at lire George Inn, Manchester.— Abraham Flint, sea. antl John Flirt, of Stramrhall, near Ultoxeter, Staffordshire, cotton- spinners, January 5, 6, 26, at the George Inn, Manchester.— Richard Acton, of Manchester, corn- factor, Janu- ary 5, 6, 26, al the George Inn, Manchester.— David Tyson, of Liverpool, merchant, January 9, 10,26, at the George lnli, Dale- street, Liverpool.— James How, of Worthing, Sus ex, plumlier, January 5, 10, 26, at the India Arms, Gosport.— Aaron Bav- ley, of Okeharnpton, Devon, grocer, December 27,- 28, January 26, at the Half Moon, Exeter.— Richard Ashton, of B. deford, Devon, hnen- draper, December 24, 31, January 26, at the White Lion, Broad- street, Bristol.— John Hume, of Both, bookseller, December 21, 26, January 26, at the Angel Inn, Westgate- street. Bath.— William Attwell Spurrier, ol Bristol, mercer, December 22, 31, January 26, at Guildhall, London.— George Chatfield, of West- bourne, Sussex, fellmonger, January 2, 3, - 26, at the Red Lion, Fareham, Southampton.— Samuel Gowland; of the Commercial- road, Middlesex, boot and shoe- maker, December 24, January 1, 26, at Guildhall.— Michael Rowed, late of Mitchain, Surrey, corn and coal- merchant, December 22, 29, January 26. atGuildhalL— Johu Gieenside Wedded, of Fen- ciurt, Fer- church- street, London, corn- factor, December 18, 29, January 26, at Guildhatl.— John Orrell, of Manchester, cotton manufacturer, December 24, 31, January 26, at the Star Inn, Deansgate, Manchester.— Benjamin Hills, late of Enfield Town, Middlesex, linen- draper, December 13, 22, January 26, al Guildhall.— Thomas Richardson, ol'Soutb- berstcd, Sussex, brewer, December 21, 2- 2, Jannary 26, at the Fleeee, Chichester.— John Eriwnrds, of Liverpool, merchant, Ja- nuary 10, 11,26, at the Globe Tavern, Liverpool.— Edw. Martin Carey, late ot Plymouth, but now of Liverpool, merchant, January 4,5,26, al the GlobeTavern, John- street, Liverpool.— William Maddock, of Liverpool, soapboiler, January 3,4, 26, at the George Inn, Dale- street, Liverpool — James Walerlrouse, of Union- street, Marv- le- bone, but late of l. eather- lane, Holborn, uptio'sterer, December l8, 29, January 26, at Guildhall.— John Lemaire, of Mary-! e- bone- sIrect, Piccadilly, Middlesex, victualler, D.- cember 18, . lanuarv 5, 26, at Gnihthalf.— Zephamah Fry, of Canterbury, wootstapfer, December 18, 22, January 26, at Guildhall, Loudon. — Roger Hesketh,- Fleetwood Williams and Mayson Wilson, of Liverpool, merchants, December 22,29, January 26, at Guildhall. EAR 20 Years Experience, together with an extensive Sale, has sufficiently proved that FORD's Pectoral Balsam of Horehound has the pre- eminence over every other Medicine, yet ofifere- J to Ihe Public, for radically curing the most obstinate Coughs; Asthmas, Hooping Cough, Consumptions, and all Disorders of the Breast and Lungs. Horehound is an Herb which has ever been estepmed by Ihe most able Physicians, for its salubrious Qualities in the Cure of Coughs, Colds, Asthmas, and all Pulmonary Com- plaints. As the usual Method of using it was attended will, considerable Inconvenience, the Proprietor of this Medicins was induced to offer the Public an elegant Preparation from that universal antl well- knoivn Herb, and the distinguished Approbation it has received from an impartial anrl generous Public, is a sufficient Testimony of its superior Virtue over every other Medicine. The Public are particularly requested to observe that each Bottle of the Balsam of Hoiehonnd is enclosed in an Affidavit", made before tbe Right Hon. the Lord Mayor of the City of London, June the 7Mi, 1805, and signed bv the Proprietor, without which it cannot be genuine. Sold in Bottles at, 10s. 6d. 4s. 6d. 2s 9d. and Is l-£ d, K. FORD respectfully informs the Public, that the large Bottles aie made larger in Proportion to the Price; as tb* 10s. fid. Boltie contains Ibree of 4s. 6d.— The 4s. 6d. Bottle two of 2s. 9d.— The 2s. 9d. Bottle three of the small Is. I Jd. Sold by Dicev and Co. Newherv and Sons, Shaw anrl Edwards, Barclay and Soils, Howard and Evans, Johnston, W. Green, by the Proprietor, Goswel'- olace, Islington, R. Butler, London; by W. EDDOWES, Printer of this Paper. Shrewsbury; and all other respectable Venders in every Town in the United Kingdom. Dr. Smithes Ploughman'' s Drops. FOR THE CURE OF SCURVY, KlVG's EVIL, VENEREAL COMPLAINTS, & c. T ONG wished for is come at last! What's that <• JLi Why Dr. SMITH's PLOUGHMAN'S DROPS; which, notwithstanding the Efforts of interested Men, are now in the highest Repute; and the Cures daily performed, in Cases- which bate baffl : d the Skill of the most eminent Practitioners, aie so numerous, and attested by such respectable Witnesses, as to prove beyund the possibility of Contradiction, their Superiority over any other Medicine in the United Kingdom. KING'S EVIL. TO DR. SMITH. DEAR SIR— As I am not used to write much, I humbly in- form you, for the benefit of mankind', that my daughter Martha Jebb, at the age of 7 years, was shockingly afflicted with the King's Evil. In 1303, she was recommended bv a lady as an out- patient to the Infirmary, in which situation she remained until 1S05, without receiving any benefit. I was then advised to iry the Ploughman's Drops, which I did, and thank God I soon found, without the help of the - surgeon'.-; knife, or burning hot caustic, that my dear daughter in the short space of three months was perfectly cured, and r-" rnnn--. at this lime quite sound. I must ohsetve that the nlcPrs round her poor little neck were enough to shock the heart of any one. I am, dear Mr. Smith, your's, \ VX JF. BLI. IVrockwardine, Jan. 17, 1808. My daughter may be seen any day, as a living witness of the good your blessed Ploughman's Drops are capable of doing. These Drops aie to be had in square Bottles, with these Words moulded on each, " Mr. Smith's Ploughman's Drops," ( all others are spurious), at .£ 1 2s. the large, and lis. the small, Duty included, at the Doctor's House, Upton Magna, near Shrewsbury ; of W. EDDOWKS, Printer of this Paper, in Shrewsbury; Capsey, Wellington ; Mr. Yeats, Salt Warehouse, Iron Bridge; Partridge, Bridgnorth; Silvester. Newport; Griffiths, Ludlow; Baugh, Ellesmere; Jones, Whitchurch; Procter, Drayton ; Price, Oswestry ; Painter, Wrexham ; and Waidson, Welshpool. CHILBLAINS are prevented from breaking, and their tormenting itching instantly lemoved by WHITE- HEAD'S ESSENCE OF M USTARD, universally esteemed for its extraordinary efficacy in Rheumatisms, Palsies, Gouty Affections, and Complaints of the Stomach ; but where this certain remedy has been unknown or neglected, and the Chil- blains bave actually suppurated, or broke, WHITEHEAD'S FAMILY CERATE will ease the pain, and very speedily heal ihem. They are prepared anj sold by R. JOHNSTON, Apothecary, 35, Greek- Street, Soho, London, Ihe Essence and Pills at 2s. 9d, each— the Cerate at Is. ljd. They are also sold by EDDOWES, Newling, and Palin, Shrewsbury J Painter, Wrex- ham ; Baugh, Ellesmere ; Houlstons, & Mobbs, Wellington j Silvester, Newport; Prodgers, Ludlow ; Partridge, Sc Gitton, Bridgnorth ; Edwards, Price, and Minshall, Oswestry; aii i by every Medicine Vender in the United Kingdom. THF* genuine has a black ink Stamp with the Name of R; Johnston, inserted on it. M i fi A J Printed and published by IV, tddoxaes, Corn- Market, Shreksbury.
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