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Printer / Publisher: T.E. Dicey, W. Sutton, & R. Smithson 
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Date of Article: 18/01/1812
Printer / Publisher: T.E. Dicey, W. Sutton, & R. Smithson 
Address: Northampton
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PRINTED BY * AJVTD FOR T. E. BICEY* SUTTON, ,4JYU) R, SMITMSOJV. VOL. SATURDAY, JANUARY 18, 1812. —— ' : '- • ' No. 42. Heady Money is expected | with Advertisements. S S Circulated through every Town and populous Village in the Counties of Northampton, Bedford, Buckingham, ? 1 Huntingdon, Leicester, Oxford, Warwick, Hertford; Part of Cambridge, Nottingham, Lincoln, and Rutland. 5 r, r n ^ Stamp- Duty - 3,1 i PRICE < Pap, r and Print on. 1 Sunday and Tuesday's Posts. From the LONDON GAZETTE, of Jan. 11. ADMIRALTY- OFFICE, JAN. 11. Copy of n better from Vice- admiral Sir Edward Pellevoy Hart. Commander in Chief of his Majesty's Ships and J ewels iu the Mediterranean, to J. IV. Croktr, Esq. dated on board the Caledonia, at Port Mahon, fsoo. 7, 1811. SRT, • X7 i) U will do me the favour to lav before their Lordships i the enclosed account, I'roin the Hon. Capt. Duncan, of his Majesty's ship Irnperieuse, stating the capture of three gun- boats, at Possitano, in the Gulph of Salerno, 011 the 11th ult. The gallant conduct of Lieutenant Travers nnd his compan'ons, who carried the Fort hy which they were protected, will receive, I am sure, the approbation of their Lordships. I am, & c. EDWARD PELLEW. II IS Majesty's Ship Tmperieuse, Gulph of Salerno, Oct. 11. Sir,— 1 have the honour to inform you, that his Majesty's ship under my command, this morning attacked three of the enemy's gun- vessels, carrying each an 18- pounder and thirty men, moored under the walls of a strong fort, near the town of Possitano, in the Gulp!) of Salerno: tho Im- fierieuse was anchored about eleven o'clock within range of grape, and in a few minutes the enemy were driven from their guns, and one of the gun- boats was sunk. It however became absolutely necessary to get possession of the fort, the fire of which, though silenced, yet ( from its being regularly wailed round 011 all sides) the ship could not dislodge the soldiers and those of the vessels' crews, who had made their escape on shore and taken shelter in it: the marines and a party of seamen were therefore landed, and, led on hy the First Lieutenant, Eaton 1' ravers, and Lieutenant Pipon, of the Royal Marines, forced their way into the battery i. i the most gallant style, under a very heavy fire of musketry, obliging more than treble their numbers to flv in all directions, leaving behind about thirty men and fifty stand of arms. The guns, which were twenty- four pounders, were thrown over the cliff, the magazines, & c. destroyed, and the two remaining gun vessels brought off. ' 1 he zeal and gallantry of all the officers and crews in this affair, could not have been ex- ceeded, but 1 cannot find words to express my admiration at the manner in which Lieutenant Travel's commanded H » d headed the boats' crews, and landing party, setting the most noble example of intrepidity to the officers and men u'ider him. Owing to baffling winds the ship was unavoid- ably exposed to a raking fire going in, but the fore- top sail yard shot away, is the only damage of any consequence. I have to regret the loss of one marine killed, and two are wounded. 1 am, & c. HF. N. DUNCAN, Captain. [ A letter from Capt. Tetley, of the Guadaloupe, relates the capture, on the 24th of October, of the Syrene, of six puns and 61 men, off Cape Blanco; one from Captain Downie, of the Royalist, the capture on the 6th instant of • the Finet French privateer, of 14 guns and 56 men, of Fulkstone; and one from Captain Hole, of the Kgeria, . he capture on the 30th ult. 10 miles from St. Abb's head, of ibe Alvor Danish privateer, of 14 guns and 38 men.] •— - — LONDON, TUESDAY, Jan. 14. This morning a Lisbon mail arrived, bringing letters and papers to the 23d ult. being only five days later than the advices obtained from the same quarter a fortnight ago. The intelligence they furnish has not much of interest or novel, y in it. The allied army continued in its former positions, and nothing of moment had occurred. The ac- counts received at Lisbon from Valencia reach only to the aDrli of November, and communicate nothing in addition to the intelligence brought from that city by the last Cadiz Mail, which furnished advices to the 10th of December. The communication from the Post Office Agent at Lisbon is as follows :— u Lwuon, Dec. 22.— flead- quartci s si.'.", icmain at i'. cy- nada, where our gallant soldiers and their incomparable Commander amuse their leisure hours, with bunting, • hooting, & c. " General Hill's division likewise remains quiet; be has kept two or three regiments at Albuquerque ever since GirariTs affair. Our men who were sick are now recovering verv fast,— Mina continues to invest Saragossa; be had the other day a very successful affair with 11 French force of 9,000 men at Daroca.— Our last advices from Valencia are of the 22d ult. at which time Suchet had not repaired rhe destruction the garrison causcd in their sortie of the 19th. —' 1 he guerillas in the neighbourhood of Madrid have paid another visit to King Joseph, and carried oil from 30 to 40 of iiis finest mules." Some further letters have been received from the North of Europe, all of which concur in stating, that peace has been concluded between Russia and the Porte ; and, it is added, on more moderate terms than, from the late, successes of the Russians, there was reason to expect. From Hani- burgh, under date to the 23th ult. it is stated, that intelli- gence of the signature of the preliminaries between the Grand Vizier and Prince Italinsky had been forwarded to Paris, and that it had been received with evident marks of dissatisfaction bv Bonaparte. It was conjectured at Ham- burgh, that the departure of the troops from that city and its vicinity had been occasioned by this intelligence, and it was supposed that they would receive orders to proceed to the Duchy of Warsaw, where, it is believed, a large force wjjl be assembled for the purpose of over- awing Russia, 6hould she meditate a departure from her subservience to rhe Councils of France, which all the. recent advices from Petersburg!) represent to be in contemplation.— It was reported at Hamburgh that a treaty, offensive and defensive, had been concluded between Russia and Sweden ; but little credit is to be attached to this, when it is considered that the restoration of Finland to Sweden was one of Bernadotte's pledges, on his being called to the Swedish succession; and, « n the other hand, that the possession of. Finland has been u primary object with the Russian Cabinet since the reign of Peter tho Great. The speculation ir. the Hamburgh letters, and also those from Gottenburgh, that Bernadotte is likely to torn refractory to his political creator, appears 10 be entitled to very little consideration. On Thursday in the House ot' Commons, Lord John T lyune brought up the Prince Regent's Answer to the Ad- iliess, which was as follows:—" Gentlemen— I tlinuk you for this dutiful and loyal Address. Your assurances of the continuance of your support in the great contest in which we are engaged, are highly gratifying to me; and I have the greatest satisfaction in receiving the new proof of your affec- tion and loyalty to the King my father, which is afforded by vour readiness to provide amply and suitably for his com- fort and dignity, under the pressures of the severe calamity with which it " has pleased the Almighty to afflict liitn." " An intercepted letter from Gen. Foy to Marmont, dated from Toledo, published in the Spanish papers, says, " We a e here si completely surrounded, that we cannot go 400 yards from the place in safety." Marmont has given great • iffence at Madrid by bis rapacity 111 collecting supplies. He seizes every thing useful to his army, whatever might have been the purpose for which it was provided. The Dusiree frigate has returned to Yarmouth from the Dutch coast, without having had any communication with the Texel, owing to the state of the weather. The accounts received by her,, nearly extinguish all hopes for the safety of the St. George and Defence. From information' received by the Dcsiree, from vessels she met at sea, tlie. y are sup- posed to have suffered on the IIoni- Reef, and that all hands must have perished. Accounts from Basque Roads state the melancholy issue of a most gallant attempt to cut out some vessels from under the Isle of Aix batteries; all the boats and launches of the Colossus, 74, armed with iiO volunteer seamen and marines, each boat with an 18- pound carronade, rowed in, III the morning before day of Thursday, the 2d instant, to c it out those vessels but just as the Bay opened upon them, the line of gun- boats, aided by the batteries, opened sud- denly so destructive a fire on them that they were thrown into confusion, and could not retreat, owing to a strong tide of fl jod setting in shore. The boats and launches went 011 the rocks, and were lost; eight men were killed and several wu. iuded, and all the rest made prisoners. According to the last letters from Cadiz, the French besieging force amounted to 16,000 men. The enemy oc- casionally amuse themselves by firing from Fort Napoleon ; but without, doing much injury. During two months, not more than two or three casualties had been occasioned by this bombardment. At such times, to convince the enemy that we have the ability to retaliate, the iEtua bomb stands over, and after throwing a few shells, which lias the effects ot inducing the enemy to desist, returns to her anchorage. The French have erected batteries so judiciously along the coast j of the Bay that vessels, both in entering and departing, are liable to be saluted with a discharge of artillery. During the prevalence of particular winds, ships sometimes ap- , proach so near the batteries, that the artillery men may be discerned heating tho balls. Several vessels, among which were two Americans, were so much damaged by these dis- charges, that tliey were obliged to put into Lisbon to repair, and a small vessel was, last month, sunk at the entrance. Very recent intelligence from Holland states, that the measures enforced against all those who are detected in holding clandestine correspondence with Great Britain arc most rigid. Lately several Masters of merchant vessels have been arrested ; of whom one has died in prison, and another is not likely long to survive. The son of a most respectable merchant at Rotterdam, it is added, was under orders for trial by Court- martial, the result of which it was not difficult to anticipate. The Leeds Commercial Bank ( Messrs. Fen ton, Scott, Nicholson and Smith) have stopped payment in consequence of the failure of Messrs. Boldero, Lushington, and Co. It is stated in the Leeds Mercury of Saturday last, that the former were creditors of the latter, at the time of the fai- lure, to the amount of £ 175,000. The same paper however idds, that it is supposed the Commercial Bank will be e. 11- ibled ultimately to fulfil their engagements.— A Lincolnshire Bank also stopped payment last Tuesday. At the Portsmouth Sessions, which commenced on Wed- nesday last, a true bill was found against Mr, Hamilton Crofton, for purloining sundry articles of value from Mr. Bradbury, and some Gentlemen, at the Inns in Portsmouth. Mr. C. was accordingly put upon his trial; but, 011 the prosecutor being called, nobody appeared in support of the indictment, and he was consequently acquitted. Charlotte Magnes, for stealing Dellow's child, will be tried at the London Quarter Sessions this week. The extent of her crime is deemed a misdemeanor, not a felony It is understood that Mr. Magnes is not only now convinced that Thomas Dellore is not his child; but he has obtained most satisfactory proof, that Mrs. Magnes is not his lawful wife— she having a husband living when be married her! PELICAN LIFE- INSURANCE COMPANY. rpHE TRUSTEES and DIRECTORS continue to grant .8 ASSURANCES ON LIVES AND SURVIVORSHIPS, on a Plan which possesses this peculiar Advantage to the Public, that whereas in ordinary Cases, an Insuiance becomes void if the Life assured should go Abroad— theP F. I. I CAN COMPANY undertake, for an equivalent Advance of Premium, to extend the Assurance, ami to cover the Risk to any Part of the Globe. Annuities are granted under the Sanction of the Legislature, on the most equitable Terms. London, THOMAS PARKE, See. PELICAN COMPANY'S AGENTS AT— Northampton,— G. OSBORN & SON. Leicester,— G. B. HODGES. Marker- Harborough,— THOMAS GURDEN. Loughborough,— C. I. ACEY. Newport- Pagnell,— BARRINGER & Sow. Aylesbury,— EDWARD ADAMS. Warwick,— Messrs. BRACEBRIDGES & Co. Banbury,— JOHN HAWTYN. I Uuk, Ash, unit Elm Timber. To be S O L D by A U C T I O N, By Mr. DUMBLETON, On the Premises, 011 Friday the 24ih of January, 1312, 7IFI Y- riVK ash TftEES, or" large istniensions, throe D ELM TREES, two POPLARS, and three very capital OAK. TREES. The Ash, Elm, and Poplar Trees are now standing in Closes called SHARROD'S Ci. osrs, in S1LSWORTH, in the Occu- pation ot Mr. Richard Gulliver, adjoining the Turnpike- Road between West- Hai'don and Crick. The Oak Trees were felled last Season, and are lying in EARL'S CLOSE and PALMER'S CLOSE, in SILSWORI'H, one adjoining the above Turnpike- Road, and the other very near. For a View of the Timber, apply to Mr. RICHARD ABBEY, Silsworth- Lodge, near West- Haddon. The Sale to begin at Ten o'Clock in the Morning precisely. To be SOLD by A U C T 1 O N, By R. JARV1S, On Friday the 21th of January, 1812, at tile Dolphin, in Upper. Middleton- Cheney, Northamptonshire, at Three o'Clock in the Afternoon, ANewly erected FREEHOLD DWELLING- HOUSE, and . Appurtenances thereto belonging, now in tile Occupation of Mr. W. Jeffs, Frame- Work Knitter, situate in UPPER M1DDLETON- CHENEY aforesaid ( Mr. Jeffs going into the Farming Business); comprising th'ce good Bed- Rooms, with Garrets over, I'arlour, Kitchen, Cellar, Brewhonse, large Work- Shop, with Room over; Barn, Cow. Hovel, and Pigstie, Garden and large Orchard, well planted with Fruit- Trees. Also TWO COTTAGES adjoining the above Premises, now in the Occupation of John White and John Miller. The Whole containing about one Acre. For a view of the Premises, or tor further Particulars, apply to the aforesaid Mr. W. Jefls, or the Auctioneer, at the County Fire Office, Banbury. DAVENTRY, Jan. 8th, 1812. RS. COOPF. R respectfully informs her Friends and the Public, that her SEMINARY re- opens on MONDAY the20th Instant. LADIES' BOARDING SCHOOL, M A It K li T - H A R B () It O V G IT. RS. WRIGHT very respectfully informs her par- ticular Friends and the Public, that her SCHOOL re- opens 011 the' 20th of JANUARY instant.— Terms, IS Guineas per Annum, Tea included. A Vacancy fur a PARLOUR HOARDER. MARKEl'- llARBOliOUGlI. MISS JONES begs Leave to return her grateful Acknowledgments to her Friends for ( ho very liberal Encouragement she has received, and to, inform them and the Public that her SCHOOL opens after the present Vacation, on MONDAY the 20th of JANUARY, 1812. BANBURY, Oxfordshire. MRS. J. GARRETT respectfully informs her Friends and the Public, that she intends OPENING a SEMI- NARY on MONDAY the 20th Day of JANUARY, 1812, for the EDUCATION » f YOUNG LADIES, and hopes, bv paying the greatest Attention to the Health, Happiness, and Improvement of her Pupils, to merit the Approbation of I hove who may please to h inour her with their Confidence, and assures them, that every Exertion shall be used to prove her- self worthv of the Trust committed to her. . { BUCKINGHAM. HTM IE Rev. I). \ V, ASTON's CLASSICAL and COM- - B- MisaciA 1, SCHOOL, will re- open 011 theSSil INSTANT. Term*, 25 Guineas per Annum. Entrance, One Guinea. N. T5. A Qaartei'f Xotice is expected before a Pupil leaves the School. WESTON, near MAKKET- HARBOROUGH. THE Rev. M. SCOTT most respectfully informs his Friends and the Public, That his SCHOOL will re- open on MONDAY JANUARY 20: h, 1812. N. B. A Quarter's Notice is required previously to the Removal of dny Young Gentleman. (" y j" A. Vacancy for one Hoarder. GRAMMAR SCHOOL, DAVENTRY. REV. Mr. FAtLOWFIELD respectfully informs his Friends, that his SCHOOL ( Classical and Commercial) will re- open 011 M'CNDAY the20th Instant. N. 15. A Quarter's Notice will be required previous to the Removal of any Ripil. Daventry, Jan. 8th, 1812. FACTS, • ~ A51D LARGE FORTUNES. =£ 21.., 5. .0... . Will Gain ... .=£ 20,000 10.. 18.. 0.... Will Gain 10,000 5. .10.. 0 \ Vill Gain 5,01) 0 2.. IS.. 6 Will Gain 2,500 I.. 8.. 0.... Will Gain 1,230 ALL NEXT TUESDAY. OBSERVE, The Slate Lottery begins Drawing at 9 o'Clock in Horning. „ To Brewers. To be SOLD by PRIVATE CONTRACT, ACOPPER, nearly new, gauging about 1200 Gallons, wiih lioiiing- back, and Fixings thereto. For further Particulars, apply to the Printers of this Paper. Letters ( Post- paid). To be L WITH AVery desirable Brick, Tiled, and Sash- fronted HOLD DWELLING- HOUSE and OFFICES, sit I To be S O L 1) by A UCTIO N, By ROBERT JAR VIS, At the Crown, in Charlton, in the Parish of Newbottle, in the County of Northampton, on Monday the 27th Day of January instant, between the Doors ot Four and Six in the Afternoon, subjcct to such Conditions as will then be pro- duced, Mlb. following ESTATE, situate in ClIARLTON afore- said, in two Lots: — Lot 1. A convenient DWELLING- HOUSE, consisting of a Kitchen, Parlour, and Pantry, on the Ground Floor; two Bed- Rooms, and two Garrets; a Yard, Barn, Outhouse, Kick- Yard, and Stable, with a Garden and Orchard adjoining, in the Occupation of Steedon, containingabout one Acre. Lot 2. A CLOS£ or inclosed Ground of ARABLE LAND, in the Occupation ot Messrs. Read & franklin, containing about ten Acres. Lot 1 is Freehold, Possession of which may be had at Michael- mas next. Lot 2 is held under a Mortgage Term, of which 431 Years are unexpired; Possession may be had immediately. For Particulars, apply to Mr. PETER BICNELL, Soli- citor, Banbury;— and for a View of tils above Lots, to Mr. STEEDON, of Charlton aforesaid. TT or SOLD, EARLY POSSESSION, FREE- . . . ituate in the Ctntie of the flourishing Market- Town of DUNSTABLE, ill ( he County?'' Bid,".. id. I iiis Uesid- i. ce, oilers an excellent Opportunity to Persons desirous ol opening a Trade in tbeaoove Town, as'it comprises', a large Shop and Parlour in the Front, very commodious Kitchen, large Dining- Room and suitable Bed- Rooms, Warehouse, Brew- bouse, Cellaring, Stable, Yard, & c. I'articulais may be known by applying to Mr. DURHAM, Sur- veyor, Land- Agent, Auctioneer, & c. Dunstable. lluson's Bankruptcy.— Reversionary Interest. To be SOLD bv A U C T I O N, Bv Mr. DURHAM, Atthe WHITE. HART ' INK, DUNSTAIfLE, on Wednesday the 29thot January, 1H13, at Threeo'Clock, NE THIRD PARI' of FIVE HUNDRED POUND STOCK, in the Three per Cent, Consolidated- Bank An- nuities, after the Decease of a Person aged 15 Years. Particulars may be known by applying to Mr. HOOPER, Soli- citor, or Mr. DURHAM, Surveyor, & c Dunstable. To be SOLD bv A U C T 1 O N, ~ By Mr. DURHAM, At the White Hirt Inn, in Dunstable, on Wednesday the 29th of January, 1812, at Twoo'CIock, AVery valuable and desirable ESTATE, partly FREE- HOLD and partiv COPYHOLD, situate in the Parish of KINSWORTH, in the County of Hertford; consisting of a Close if Arable I. and called Warner's Close; also an Allotment adjoining, containing together nine Acres or thereabouts. Particulars nny be known by applying to Mr. DURHAM, Surveyor, Land- Agent, & c. Dunstable. o? To Wheelwrights and others. To be SOL D by A U C T I O N, By Mr. DURHAM, At the White Hirt Inn, in Dunstable, 011 Wednesday the 29th of January, 1812, at Three o'Clock, A Very desirable FREEHOLD ESTATE, situate in the l\ Town of DUNSTABLE aforesaid; comprising a sub- stantial Btick- biilt and Slated Dwelling. House, of two Rooms and a Gatehouse, ami four excellent Bed- Rooms; a large Work- shop, Sheds, and olher Offices; Yard and Garden.— The Whole ot the Buildings ae in remarkably good Repair, having been built only a few Yiars, and is in the Occupation of Mr. John Cole, Wheelwright who will shew the Premises. Particulars may je known of Mr. J. DURHAM, Surveyor, Land- Agent, Auctimeer, Stc. Dunstable. Sale of the Estates of Rll'lLWlD GARRETT, ui 1 insolvent Debtor. To be SOLD by AUCTTON, By Mr. SPONG, ( By Order of the Assignee of the Estate and Effects of RICH. GARRETT, of BROU& HTON, in tho Countyot Northampton, Shoemaker, but late a Prisoner tor Debt, in the Common Gaol of the County of Northampton, and discharged from his said Imprisonment by Virtue ot the last Insolvent Act;, at the Three Tons, in Broughton aforesaid, 011 Thursday the 6th Day of February, 1812, at Three o'clock in the Afternoon, subject to such Conditions ot Sale as will be then and there produced ; A LL the real ESTATES of the said Insolvent, in the xlL following Lots: — Lot 1. All the Reversionary Interest, or Interest in Remainder, in Fee Simple expectant on the Decease of SAMUEL GAR- RETT, aged about 70, of and in all t liar Messuage or Tenement, with the Blacksmith's- Shop, Barn, Yard, and Premises therfto belonging, in BROUGHTON aforesaid, now inths Tenure 61 Occupation of Samnel I. illey. And also, of and in all that Orchard or Homestead near ad- joining to the said last- mentioned Premises, now in the Tenure of Jonathan Keyston. Lot 2. The like Reversionary Interest, or Interest in Re- mainder, of and in allthose two Tenements in BROUGHTON aforesaid, with the Yard, Barn, Garden, and Appurtenances thereto belonging, now in the several Tenures of Elizabeth Lillcy, and Joseph Belton. Lot.'!. The like Reversionary Interest, or Interest in Remainder, of and in all that Close of Pasture, situate and being near the Town ot BROUGHTOtJ aforesaid, containing three Roods or thereabouts, be the same rnoreor less, now in the Tenure or Occu- pation of the said Samuel Garrett. For a View, apply atthe respective Premises; and for further Particulars to J. N. GOOBHALL, Esq. Solicitor, Wellingborough. . BEDFORDSHIRE. To be SOLD by AUCTION, At the Swan Inn, ii the Town of Bedford, on Saturday the 1st Day of Februarynext, at Four o'Clock in the Afternoon, ALI. that MESSJAGE or TENEMENT, with the Barn, Stable, and oner Out- buildings, and 60 Acres of Pasture and Arable Land, siViate at WILDEN, in the County of Bed- foid, in the Orcupaton of William Favell, Tenant at Will. Mr. Fweli will shew the Premises. For further l'articdars, enquire of Mr. LOWNDES, Red Lion Square, London; or tlr. BLOODWORTH, Kitnbolron. N~ cio Year's GUIs— Twenty Thousand V. ound Prizes, and only 12,000 Tickets, not Half enough for the increasing Demand: Whoever is desirous of a fortune, should buy a Ticket or a Share imincdiutcly, in the present itvotit- parable Statf Lottery. PRIZES SOLD IX THE LIST TWO LOTTERIES By SISU and his AGE VTS in this Cou\ ry. I of » . -. 6 8 IS 22 30 2,320 S C II E M E. =£ 20,000..., 6,000 4,000 ... 1,000 ... 500 ... J00 ... 50 ... 30 ... 20 ... are .. =£ 4000 .. 12,000 . 8,000 . 6,000 . 4,000 . 1,500 . 1,100 . 900 . 46,400 2,000 1,000 500 5( 0 500 500 . _ Scheme ; tals are great, the Tickets are few, and the Risk is small to obtain one of the £ 30 000 Prizes As it is likely there will be a Scarcity of Tickets and Shares in the Country, T. BISH respectfully ^ Tau immediate Application at either of his Office,, which will be punctually attended to. All will be draw. TUESDAY, of IIIIS MON III. 1.693 3,343 3,363 71 1,853 1,851 4,025 2,052 1,832 3,863 3,863. • CLASS A £ 16,000 C 1 fi. OOl) A 5,000 U 3,000 ' 00 B C A A A B rp BIS 11, 4, Cornhill, and 9, Charing- Cross, London, solicits your Attention'to'the above J- • the Prizes are numerous, the Capital w BEDFORD THIRD ASSEMBLY 1 ILL be at the SWAN INN, on FRIDAY, JANU- ARY 24th, 1812. U MN, ri \ r'' K' \ Stewards. VV M LONG, Lsq. > To the Creditors and Debtors of WILLIAM S IAN TON, I late of KINIJSTHORPI'., in the . County of Northampton,! Innkeeper and Maltster, deceased. ALL Persons who have any Claim or Demand on the Estate and Effects, of the said WILLIAM STANTON, are requested forthwith to deliver or send the Particulars thereof to Harriet Stanton, of Kingsthorpe aforesaid, his Wiilnwand Administratrix, nr to his Brother, Samuel Stanton, of the Town of Northampton, Maltster, or Mr. Buswell, of the same Town, Attorney- at- Law, in order that the samp may be examined ami discharged; and all Persons. who are indebted to the said Intestate's Estate are requested to pay their respective Debts to his said Administratrix, or the said Samuel Stanton, and Richard Buswell. Northampton, Jan. llfi, 1812. SOLO Alt.' NS ABSTERGENT LOTION, J70R removing ElUPTIONS from the FACE and SKIM, and cllectually daring the COMPLEXION. By the simple Appication of this Fluid Night and Morning, or occasionally thrice ; Day, it will, remove the most rancorous and alarming Scurvy in the Face. It is perfectly safe, yet powerful, and possesss all the good Qualities of the . most cele- brated Cosmetics, wifcout any of the doubtful and sometimes dangerous Eliects.— A ougli, uneven Skin, its shining Appear- ance and yellow and sikly Paleness, are by this Lotion cliectu- ally removed. In theihingles and prickly Heat it is infallible. Suffice it however tosay, it has been administered to many • Thousands v. ithoutcvnasingle Complaint of its lnefficacy.— A small Bottle will be sfficient to prove its Value.— Price4s. 6d. a Bottle, with Directios.— Eacfli genuine Bottle has the Words '' SamhSohmon, Liverool," engraved on the Stamp.— Likewise, SOLOMON'; DETERGENT OINTMENT, Well known for the s; e and speedy Cure of old Wounds, Ul- cers, Chilblains, So re tegs, Scorbutic or Scrofulous Humours, Gangrene or Mortificatln, Scald Heads, & c. having been used in the above Diseases uwards of 45 Years with unparalleled Success. Price 4s. 6d. a Bex, Duty included. Observe the Name en- graved on the Stanly; thus, " Sainl. Solomon, Liverpool," without which none at Genuine. Cuiious, Scaicc, and . nteresting Work.— A few Copies, Price 3s. are only now le; on Sale, containing near 300 Pages ot Letter- Press, an elejiut Portrait of the Author, and a View of Gilead- House, of SOLOMOl'S GUIDE TO HEALTH, Or, Advice to huh Sexes in a Variety o f Complaints. To which is anncxd, A Dissertation on the Piopertie' 1 dhd Ell.' Cts ot hot and Cld. bathing, & c. & c.— The Wtiole illus- trated with a Varier ot authcs-. tic Facts, never before pub- lished. 1N W A RDS'S IN SO LV E N C Y. NOTICE is hereby given, That RICHARD INWARDS, of WINGFIEI. D, in the Parish of CHALGUAVE, in the County of Bedford, Farmer, and Dealer in Cows, hath by Indenture of Assignment, bearing Date the 31st Day of De- cember last past, assigned over all his Estate and Effects to Messrs. John Dollin Basett, of Lcighton- Buzzard, Draper, Joseph Benncll, if Houghton- Conquest, Dealer in Cows, and William Cox, n f W ingrave, Grazier, in Trust for the equal Benefit of themselves, and all such other of the Creditors of the saijl Richard Inwards, who shall execute the said Inden- ture within two Mouths from the Date hereof, after which Period a Dividend is intended to be immediately made, and such of the Creditors as shall not then have executed the said Deed, will he excluded from the Benefit of such Dividend. Jfotii; e is hereby also given, that the said Deed is lodged at the OIBceof Messrs. WILLIS, Solicitors, inLcighton- Bu/. zard, for the Signatures of the Creditors of the said Richard Inwards. All Perinns ivho stand indebted to the said Richard Inwards, are required to pay their respectiveDebts to the said Trustees, or to Messrs. Willis, forthwith, or in Default thereof, they will he sued for the same withont further Notice. I. tighten- Buzzard, January 9, 1812. Eligible Freehold Estate. To be SOLD, by PRIVATE CONTRACT, AVery desirable FREEHOLD and THIIE- FREE I STATE ; coniprislngeuht Inclosures of excellent Arable ami I'astmc Land, lying very Compact, and well watered, and containing together 54 Acres or thereabouts; about 34 Acres of which are Arable, and theP. emainder Pasture, with Barns, Stable, and Hovelling thereon. Nearlv 50 Acres of tills Estate, are situate in the Parish of HOOkNORTON, Oxfordshire, and the Remainder, in the Parish of WHICHFORD, ia, ilie County ofWarwick, and the Wl, o! c i* now in ilia Occupation of Mr. David Castle, ot Hoolcnorton. The Estate may he viewed, on Applicaeion to Mr. CASTLE, the Tenant, and lurther Particulars fud at the Office of Messrs. CHURCHILL, FIELD Se WESTON, Solicitors, Deddington, Ox- fordshire, who are authorised to treat for the Sale. To be LETT, And entered upon immediately, for a Term of Tears, \ MESSUAGE, TENEMENT, or D\ VEI, LfNG- r\ HOUSE, in full Business, in the Town of DEDDING- TON, in the County of Oxford, lately occupied by Edward Knowles, Ironmonger, deceased. The Tenant will be expected to take the Stock in Trade of the said Edward Knowles, upon a fair Appraisement. For Particulars, apply to Mr. P. BICNELL, Solicitor, Pinbury. Desirable Situation, Banburt/. To be SOLD by PRIVATE CONTRACT, ADesirable FREEHOLD Sashed and Slated DWELLING- HOUSE, in the GAOCEKY andTEA BUSINESS, in the Centre of the MARKET. 1' IACE, in BAN BU RY aforesaid, having two la> ge Bow Shop Windows, with Entrance in the Centre; also a good Passage Entranceto the Yardand back Premises.; four good Sleeping- rooms in Front, besides Attics and back Uooms; good Warehouse- Room, two excellent Cellars, and other Conve- niences tbrcairyingon almost any Business.— The Shop may be made into one laae or two distinct Shops, so as to carry on more than one Business if required. For further Particulars, apply ( if by Letter, Post- paid) to JOSEPH WARD, who is going to remove his Brewery to the High- Street, where his Porter and Cider Business will be carried 011 as usual. OUKDLE, Jan. Tt'n, 1812. ALI, Persons who stand indebted to Mr. KETTLE, late of OONDI. E, In the County of Northa< ioloi>, Surgeon, are desired to psiv their respective Debts tin « r before the 10th Day « f February next, to Mr. Baiderston, of Oundle aforesaid, Attorney at Law, who is dnlv authorized t.> receive the same; and all Persons who neglect or refuse to settle their Accounts on or before the said 10th Day of February, will be proceeded against for the Recovery f hereof., Notice to Debtors and Creditors. rpHOMASlLE'fT, of BRACKLEY, in theCounty ofNorth- S ampton, Victualler, having, by Indenture bearing Date the 3d Day of January 1812, assigned his. Estate and Efl'cts to Messrs. John Weston, George Wellington Malins, and William Ridge, in Trust for the Benefit of themselves and others, the Creditors of the said Thomas Uett; Notice it : xrety given. That the Deed of Assignment is left at the Bank ot Messrs Weston, Kussel, and Ilali, in Brackley, for the Signature of such of the Creditors as shall execute the same within two Months from the Date thereof, and accept the Amount of the Effects, in Pro- portion to, and in Discharge of their respective Debts ; and such of the Creditors as shall neglect to executethe Deed within the above Time, will be excluded all Benefit thereof. All Persons indebted to the said Thomas lien, are desired forthwith to pay their respective Debts to one ot the Trustees, or to Messrs. Churchill, Field, and Weston, Solicitors, Dedding- ton, Oxon. lib January, 1812. . —— To the Afflicted irith Cancer. MY Daughter, a Child about three Years of Age, was afilicted with a Swelling and Pain inthe ITligh, which much alarmed me. I applied to the most Eminent of the Pro- fession, and was informed it was a Cancer, and no Cure could be performed without cutting it out. On consulting my Friends, 1 found many Instances of Cancers having been cut out and le- turned worse than before, and that Mr. PRESLAND, of RUSH- DEN, had discovered a Method of Cure without cutting, and those cured in that Way, never experienced any Return. On further Enquiry, I found this to be a Fact substantiated by a Number of living Witnesses. 1 applied immediat'. ly, and have the Happiness to deliver to the Public, that my Child is per- fectly cured without the least Pain, and her Health much im- proved. Witness my Hand, Ald- winckle, Northamptonshire. SAMU EL WILLS. I,. The best bred Long- homed Bull in England. Lwill serve Cows, at Mr SALMON'S, at HARD- , WICK, near Banbury, in the County of Oxford; at FIVE GUI* EASeach Cow. He was bred by Thomas Prinsep, Esq. of Croxall, in the County of Derby, and was purchased at his Sale of unrivalled loug- horned Stock, in September, 1811. L was hy Shakspea/ e, off IVhite Lupin, which was sold at the same Sale, for two hundred and twenty Xruin> as. Engagements are filled up for this Season, except for 30 Cows. NOTICE is hereby given, That the Trustees for repairing and widening the Roiid leading from Saint Martins Stamford Baron, to Kettering, and from Oundle to Middleton- I. ane, in the Parish or Hamlet of Mbldleton, iu the County of Northampton, will meet at the House of WILLIAM GOODLIEF, known by the Sign of the Swan, iu Oundle aforesaid, on MONDAY the 27th of this Instant January ; and at the said Meeting, between the Hours of Eleven o'clock in the Forenoon and One in the Afternoon, the said Trustees will LETT by AUCTION to the llest Bidder, for three Years, commencing from the Gtli Day of April next, the TOLLS collected at OUNDLE WEST- BAR ; which Tolls produced the last Year the Sum of ^ 91, over and above the Expenses of collecting them, ir. id will be put up at that Sum.— 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 Roads, for Payment of the Rent agreed for, and at such Times as they shall direct, liy Order of the Trustees, Oundle., Jan. Wi, 1812. JOHN' BALDERSTOK. To be SOLD, ABOUT it Acrcs of- TURNIPS, in BRIXWORTII fl !•' ID, a good Crop and good Lair, belonging to THOMAS TARRY, of Holcott. Under the immediate Patronage of their Majesties. THE BRITISH GALLERY OF PICTURES. IV TWO SERIES. I^ IRST SERIES, comprising Engravings of the Marquis - ot Stafford's Collection of Pictures, with Descriptions, By W. Y. OTLKY, E^ q. To be compl . teii in about 50 Numbers, Price 10s. 6 « J.— Proofs £ 1. Is. Colours mounted £ i. 19s. 6d. each. %* The tourthNumber nt this Series was this D iy published. Several more Numbers will be published this Season. The first three Numbers may also be had. SECOND SEIU ES, comprising fine Engravings on a larger Scale, forming a sclect and elegant Cabinet Gallery of the finest Specimens of the great Masters in these Kingdoms, with Desciiptions. By HENRY TRESHAM, Esq. R. A. The fourth Number of this Series will be published on the first of Februtry. Twoor three more Numbers will also be published this Season. The first three Numbers may also be had, Price 10s. fid. Proof's, sfil. Is. each. Finely coloured, each in a Port Folio, as follows : No. 1. Rubens, =£ 5. 6s. No. 9, Andrea- del- Sarto, ,£ 10. ICs. No. 3, Raphael, £ o. 5s. to Subscribers. Published at the British Gallery, No. 51, New Bond- Street. The highly finished Drawings and Specimens of the Work are on Exhibition as above, where Subscribers' Nainesare taken in. Admittance to Non- sub- cribers One Shilling. Aiiti- Tmpetiftines, or Solomon's Drops, ( Without Mercury, or any deleterious Preparation), F) R the Cure of the SCURVY, SCROFULA, LEPROSY,, and all DISORDERS originating in an impure State of the Blood. These admirable Drops strengthen the Constitution, purify the Blood, and promote the Circulation of the Fluids; to effect which is evidently the Work of Time, and steady Per- severance in the Use of Medicines adapted for those salutary Purposes. Extract oj a Letter f'Gm Mr. IVood, Son of Mrs. IVond, Proprietor of the Shrewsbury Chronicle, dated'the iith March, lgoii. To Dr. Solomon, Gilead- Ilouse, near Liverpool, S « ,- A Clergyman in the Neighbourhood of Wem, experi- enced the utmost Relief, a tew Days Ago, by the Use of a si NO LE BOTTLE of your Anti- 1 tnpetigines, after suffering a considerable Time under a Total nervous Debility, Loss of Appetite, Sec. and by persevering in the Use of another Bottle of that invaluable Medicine, he has ro Doubt of being restored to his former State of Health. 1 remain, Sir, Your's, Sec, T. WOOD. This celebrated Medicine is sold, by special Appointment of Dr. Solomon, in Bottles Half- a- Guinea each, or four in one Family Bottle for 33s. on which 9s. are saved, by the Printers of this Paper, and Mr. Marshall, Northampton; Collis & Dash, and Munn, Kettering ; Higgs, Dawson, and Harrod, Harbo- rough ; Iieesley, and Marriott, Banbury ; Inns, and Gallard, Towcester; Seeley, Buckingham; Richardson, Stony- Stratford; Edge and Mather, Wellingborough ; Tomalin, Bates, and Wil- kinson, Daventry ; Okely, andPaigiave, Bedford ; Fox, St. Ncots; Lovell, Huntingdon; Barringer, and Inwood, Newport- Pagnell; Swinfen, Leicester; F. Wheeler, Aylesbury ; Loggin, Ayles- bury and Leighton ; by the Printers ol the Country News- Papers, and by a- 11 Venders of latent . vkdisuiss ir the United kingdom* r jPHE Cases that have terminated favourably bv a C< 8- SPII. SEURY'S PATENT ANTISCORBUTIC DttUKj have been numerous, and have claimed a Celebrity for th j Medicine during the Space ot thirty Years and upward* Its Success in scrofulous Cases has amply borneout the Te^ mony k Naval Timber^ neur Oundle, Northamptonshire. To be SOLD by AUCTION, At GARRAWAY'S CO i- FE- HOUSE, Change Alley, London, on Wednesday, ltilliof February, 1812, at Twelve o'Clock ; ONE Thousand three Hundred and Eighty- six OAK TREES; 576 ASH TREES; 20 ELM TREES; 30 WALNUT TREES ; five HO RSE- CH EST NUT TRt ES; and one BEECH TREK ; standing as they are with the Top an4 Bark thereon, in 13 Lots. Printed Particulars of which may be had at the Swan Inn, Oundle; the George Inn, Stamford; the George Inn, North- ampton ; the Lion and Lamb, Leicester; of Mr. Wel> s; er, at Desne, near Oundle; at Garravray's Coftee- House, Chang* Alley, London ; of Mr. Upton, Croydon, Surrey; and of Mr. Henry Upton, Petworth, Sussex. The Ship Builders and Timber Merchants are assured thatth: » Timber is well worjh their Attention ; as it is peculiarly adapted for the Navy; of large Dimensions and good ( Quality; som » Plank and thick Stuff, with very large Heads, which will pro- duce a great Quantity of Bark.— The Ash Timber is also of good Quality. mrsc of DROPo, — ... — p.. .... a * j uuuicuut ins iesrimony of Dr. Hamilton, Professor of Midwifery, Edinburgh, wh.-' n treating on this Dis. ase in his Work on female Complaints. Every Patient will on Trial Experience the same Exertion iu his Habit to throw off this Disease. In Herpetic Eruptions, Eruptions from cold Weather, those particularly attended with disordered Stomach; in scorbutic, gouty, rheumittc, and bilious Complaints, Patients daily give decided Proofs of tl,; Efficacy of this mild Antiscorbutic. As there are numerous Counterfeits, please to ask for Spils. bury's Patent Antiscorbutic Drops, with the King's Duty printed ill black Ink, iu Bottles ot 5s. 6d. double Bottles lJs, '\ md larger £ 1. 2s. Duty included. Compound Essence, gs. Dispensary, 15, Soho- Square, London. Sold by the Printers ot this Paper; Mr. Okely, and Mr. Palgrave, Bedford ; Mather, Wellingborough ; Coll'is & Dash, and Munn, Kettering; Tomalin, and Wilkinson, Daventry; Corrall, Lutterworth; Loggin, Aylesbury and Leighton; Baxter, Bicester; Beesley, and Rusher, Banbury; Cripps, Abingdon j and by most Venders of" Patent Medicines in Town AtidCounrrv. I T C 11, BE it ever so inveterate, perfectly cured in twenty- four Hours, by an Ointment called TYCE's OINTMENT, which is agreeable in Smell, does not contain a Particle of Mercury, or any pernicious Ingredient, but is so Innocent that it may be used with the greatest Safety 011 Persons of the most delicate Constitutions, pregnant Women, and Children at tho Breast. The superior Efficacy and Reputation of this Ointment having induced some Persons to counterfeit it, the Proprietor finds it necessary to caution Purchasers to be particular in ask- ing for Tyce's ( liniment. One Box, Price Is. 9d. will cure one grown- up Person, or two Children. Also, at the same Place may be had, TYCE's INFALLIBLE CHEMICAL LOTION for the same, by the Use ot which Persons may cure themselves with so much Secrecy, as not to be discovered even by a Bedfellow, being without Smell or Stain. Price 2s. 9d. each Bottle. Sold, Wholesale and Retail, by t. he Proprietor, John Tyce, No. 20, Hatton- Garden, London; and, Retail, by the Printers ot this Taper, and Edge, Northampton; Mather, Wellingbo- rough; and all Venders ot Medicines in the Kingdom. The Northampton Mercury'; anil General Advertiser for the Counties of Northampton, Bedrofil, Buckingham, I Inn ting. IIoonn,, Leicc'ster. Warwick, ; ford, / tad ( Ii : t/' Mil. ma* Wednesday and Thursday's Posts. LONDON, THURSDAY, Jan. 16. TUESDAY'S Gazette contains a Proclamation for a General Vast, to be observed throughout England and Ireland on the 5th, and Scotland the 6th of February next. • LADIES' BOARDING SCHOOL, Oundle, Nortkowplonthite. MISS Bl'. LL respectfully acquaints her Friends and the Public In general, that her SCHOOL re- opens on theSOth INSTANT. ! Oundle, Jan. 15th, 1812. Tr An express whs received yesterday from Windsor, at £ arlton llou-> c, stating, " that his Majesty had been restless ( during the night, and was not so well in either bodily or mental health.'' Another express received last night ( Vom Windsor, at Carlton House, stated, " that his Majesty was not better than in the morning." The report of ihe Committee of the House of Commons appointed to examine the King's Physicians on Friday and IVlonday last has been printed, and was delivered yesterday. It occupies 14 folio pages. To the question, Whether his Majesty's health waS such as to render him incapable of coming to Parliament, or attending to business? all the Physicians answered in the affirmative. This was expected; but it appears from the details of the examination, that early in July last his Majesty's malady assumed an aggra- vated turn ; and that this fresh accession of disorder is stated to be of a different character from the former; that between Saturday and Monday last his Majesty's disorder had greatly increased; and that, according to the evidence of Dr. J. Willis, there is since the 9th of October an in" creased degree of derangement in his Majesty's mental health, and that derangement is described as " particularly bordering on insanity, having very much the symptoms of insanity."— With regard to the expectation of recovery, the opinions of the Physicians are as follow:— Dr. M. Baillie thinks it highly improbable.— Dr. IP. Heberden, highly improbable, but not in an extreme degree.— Dr. Thomas Munro, ver/ improbable.— Dr. S. F. Simmons, improbable, but thinks it difficult, perhaps impossible, to say in what degree.— Dr. Sir H. Hal ford, very improbable.— Dr. John Willis, very improbable.— Dr. R. D. Willis, extremely improbable. The thanks of both Houses of Parliament were on Friday voted to Lord Minto, Governor- general of India, Sir Samuel Auchmuty, and the different Officers under his command and direction, for their late important services in the East. In the Commons, Mr. Sheridan and others objected to the vote with regard to Lord Minto, on the ground that his presence in the expedition was unnecessary, and that it was countenancing an improper mixture of civil with military powers. The motion was, however, agreed to. On Tuesday, in the House of Commons, the Clancelior of the Exchequer moved, in a Committee of the whole House, " that the distillation from every kind of grain should be prohibited from 15th of February to tflstof De- cember 1812, and that to make up the deficiency which would be felt in the receipt of duties from the grain distillery, an additional duty should be laid oil sugar wash; and a duty of 12| per cent, upon all foreign spirits imported, except from the colonies."— Agreed to. Letters have been received from the French coast to the 6th inst. They do not contain any intelligence from the Peninsula, further than that additional reinforcements have recently been sent into Spain, composed. chiefly of the last conscripts called out in Germany. The ships of the line at Spithead are to be put into an immediate state of equipment, for some sudden service. The report is, they are to take a reinforcement of troops to Portugal. It was currently reported yesterday on ' Change, that Russia and Sweden have entered into a treaty of armed neutrality, and that numbers of privateers were fitting out in < he different ports of Sweden, to act against the French small craft which at present infest the Sound. A correspondent, who writes from Maryland, under date Nov. 20, considers Mr. Madison's threats of war as mere sounds. •" Ihe strength of our navy ( sav9 he) is known to all the world. Of our army, I mean regulars, two thirds are dying in the hospitals of Florida and Louisiana. Of our numerous militia, the greater number is without arms, with- out discipline, and without zeal. They would no doubt shew courage, but they are without confidence in their officers, advanced by sanction, and not by military merit." A letter was received yesterday from Brest, mentioning the capture of a ship with specie on board, and her being Carried into an adjacent port. The letter is dated the lfth ult. and it is fc- ared that the vessel taken was the Vigilant, 6oine time expected here with a very valuable cargo. The Adventure, Jackson, from Liverpool to St. ICitt's, was taken on the 2 lsr November by two French frigates, bound from the East Indies to Brest. Six Frenchmen, confined on board the Crown prison ship at Portsmouth, contrived to make their escape on Sunday evenins last, taking with them the jolly boat, with four oars and two sails. The French General Simon has broken his parole, and ahscondcd from Odiliam. Simon is stiled a Baron and Chevalier of the French empire. The Transport Board " have offered a reward of ,£ 100 for his apprehension, and , i' 20 for the conviction of any British subject who shall have aided Simon in histscape. A reward of ten guineas is also offered for the recapture of Philip Boiron, a French surgeon, prisoner of war, who accompanied Simon in his flight. His Grace the Duke of Norfolk has presented the Me- t: i ( lists of Worksop, with 20 tons of timber, towards the building of a chapel. ' Ihe Duke of York has ordered that Dr. Bell's System of Education shall be extended to the whole of the children of soldiers, girls as well as boys, throughout the army. Wednesday morning, between two and three- o'clock, a • fire broke out in a house in Stratton- street, Piccadilly, which entirely consumed the same, with all the furniture. The family were from home, and none but servants were in the house. The premises were occupied by Genera! Dow- deswell and family. The house is insured at only one- third of its value. The adjoining premises are considerably dam- aged. The general has lost a very valuable library, antiques, curiosities, & c. The life Murders — A most important discovery has been made within lliese ( wo days, which removes every shadow of doubt respecting the guilt of the late suicide Williams. It was proved before the Magistrates of Shadwell- Ollice, that three weeks before the inurder of Mr. Williamson and his family. Williams hail been seen to have along French knife with an ivory handle. That knife could never be found in • Williams'? trunk, or amongst any of the clothes he left be hind him at the Pear- tree public house. The subsequent Feareh to find it has been successful. On Tuesday, Harrison, one of the lodgers of the Pear- tree public house, in searching timong some old clothes, found a blue jacket, which he im- mediately recognised as part of Williams's apparel. He pro- rfeded to examine it closely, and upon looking at the inside poekel he found it quite stiff with coagulated blood, as if a blood stained hand had been thrust into it. He brought it down to Mrs. Vermilloe who instantly sent for Hope and another of the Shad well Police Officers, to make farther search in the house. Kverv apartment then underwent the most rigid examination, for about an hour and a half, when the officers came at last toil snail closet, where they discovered the object of their pursuit. In one corner of the closet there was a hciip of dirty stockings and other clothes, which being removed, they observed a bit of wood protruding from a mouse- hole in the wall, which they immediately drew out, and at the = nme instant they discovered the handle of a clasp- knife. apparently dyed with blood ; which upon being brought forth, proved to he the identical French kuife seen iu W il- liams's possession before the murders: the handle aiid blade of y hicli wore smeared all over with blood. This fact completes that chain of strong circumstantial evidence already adduced Against rhe suicide. The bloody jacket also tends to confirm liis guilt. It is pretty clear, that that part of his apparel must have been stained with the blood of the unfortunate Mrs. Williamson, when the suicide was transferring her money, wjtli his bloody hand, to his pocket. Sunday night, another attempt at robbery and murder was made nt- u shoemaker's shop, the corner of the Talbot Inn, in the Borough. About nine in the evening, two follows picked the iock of the street- door, r. nd had packed tip a large quantity of boots and shoes, when tliev were overheard by ail old woman who was left in the charge of the house during the absence of the family. She imme- diately shrieked out, when one of tliem gave her a most desperate cut with a knife, and both made their escape before assistance arrived. We are happy to say, the wound . ijs not supposed to be mortal. It is truly painful to state that the Edinburgh Papers, ^ represent that City has having been exposed to outrages little short in point of atrocity, to those which have lately disgraced this metropolis. The Edinburgh Paper of Thursday last contains two advertisements, one offering a reward of £ 100 for the apprehension of the murderers of a person of the name of Dugald Campbell, a police officer; the other offering the like reward tor the apprehension of the murderer of a Mr. James Campbell, a merchant's clerk. It is also stated in the advertisements, that several other persons have been severely wounded, an « l new lying ' tlar^ crwily ill. ADDERBURY SCHOOL. * ev. . W, WOOLSTON returns his most grateful Acknowledgments < 6 his nuaier- Friends for the Continuance of their liberal Patronage, and respectfully informs them, and the Public in general, that his SCHOOL will open again on MONDAY the 20th INSTANT. Adderbury, Jan. 10lb, 1812. ROWELL, Jan. 15, 1312. WM. MASON begs Leave to inform his Friends and the Public, that his SCHOOL Will re- open on the 20th Instant, and offers grateful Acknowledgments for the Encouragement they have afforded him, and flatters himself with the Continuance of their Patronage. Wanted, as an ASSISTANT1, A YOUNG MAM, of good Principles, qualified to teach the Latin and F. nglish Lan- guages correctly, with the general Rules of Arithmetic. Bedford Classical and Commercial Academy. THE Rev. ISAAC ANTHONY respectfully informs his Friends and the Public, that having found the Labour of his increasing SCHOOL greater than he could well endure, has engaged for the future an Assistant of tried and approved Abilities, and good Nature, and hopes by an unremitted Attention to the religious Principles, Morals, Health, and Education of his Pupils, to continue to merit that obliging Preference with which he has hitherto been honoured. N. B. The Terms are 25 Guineas per Annum. The ACADEMY will beopen on MONDAY the 20th Instant. St. John's, Bedford, Jan. 16Ih, 1812. To tile Dc. litors and Creditors of the late Mr. SAMUEL SHEPPAKD, of WAVPEKHAM, in tte Cauuty of North ampton, Farmer and Grazier, deceased. \ LL Persons having any* Claim or Demand on the XX Estate and Effects of thesaid SAMUEL S11EPPARD, are requested forthwith to delivrr or send the Particulars thereof to Mr. Thomas Sheppard, of Wappenham aforesaid. Farmer and Grazier, the sole Executor of the Will of the said Samuel Sheppard, deceased; or to Mr. Lovell, Solicitor, Towcester; or to Mr. Howes, Solicitor, Northampton, in order that the same may be examined and discharged. And all Persons indebted to the said Estate and Effects, are desired to pay the Amount of their respective debts to thesaid Mr. Thomas Sheppard, Mr. Lovell, or Mr, Howes. l~ th January, 18i2. I ...— / NOTICE is hereby given to all Persons who stand indebted to the Estate of JOHN WARDEN the Elder, late of the Town of BEDFORD, Victualler, that they are required to pay their respective Debts to Mr. Pere- grine Nash, of the same Town, Brewer, to whom the same has been assigned for the Benefit of Creditors, on or before the 23d Day of January instant; and all Persons who have any Claims on the said Estate are requested to send the same in on or before the Time above- mentioned, or they will be excluded from all Benefit arising uhder the Assignment. Bedford, Jan. 16% 1812. T WHITE IIART INN, W E L L t N G I! O RO UG H. POST CHAISE. HOMAS TESTER begs Leave to inform his Friends and the Public in general, that he has removed the Business of the above Inn to a more commodious House and Premises, on the opposite Side of the Street, where there is a large Yard, excellent Stables, with single Boxes for the Horses of Ctunmercial Travellers; whom he assures will find a good Larder, choice- Wines, Liquors, and every other com- fortable Accommodation. T. T. also informs the Nobility, Gentlemen, and the Public in general, that he has lately commenced the POSTING BU- SINESS, and that neat POST CHAISES, with ABLE HORSES and CAIIF. FUI. DRIVERS, will at all Times be ready on the shortest Notice. Rugby Sectind Card and Dancing Assembly y^ lLL BE held at the SPREAD EAGLE INN, on TUESDAY, the 2Sth of J ANUARY instant. Mr. C. BUCKNILL, Mr. C". BUTLIN, Stewards. Of WOBURN, Jan. 16, 1812. ALL Persons who have any Claim or Demand upon the Estate or Effects of the late ED WARD HANDS- COMB, ofWoRURN, iu the County of Bedford, deceased, are required to send an Account thereof to Samuel Handscomb, Watch- maker, of Woburn aforesaid ; and all Persons who stood indebted to the. aforesaid Edward llauscomb, at the Time of his Decease, are requested to pay their respective Debts to the said S. Haudscomb, within one Month from the present Date, or Proceedings will be taken for the Recovery thereof without further Notice. NEWPORl'- PAGNELL BOARDING SCHOOL, For a limited Number of Young Gentlemen. MR. SMITII respectfully informs his Friends and the Public, that his SCHOOL will re- open, after the present Recess, on MONDAY the20th Instant. Mr. S. takes this Opportunity to offer his grateful Acknow- ledgments for the liberal Patronage he has already experienced, and trusts, that by his constant Exertions, he shall continue to merit the Confidence of those who have or may honour him with their Support. The School is conducted upon a liberal and superior Plan, and the most conscientious Attention is given to the Comfort, Improvement, and Morals of the Children. N. 13. Wanted, A YOUTH of Respectability, about 16 Years of Age, to be articled, he will have the Advantage of being qualified for every Branch of Scholastic Business, or the Counting- House, & c. ~~ " EDUCATION. "" OLNEV HALL„ BUCKS. rpHE Rev. HENRY GAUNTLETT continues to X receive Young Gentlemen as Boarders, at OLNEY, who are instructed, according to their Abilities, and to the desires of their Parents or Guardians, in the Latin, Greek, and Hebrew Languages; Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic; Geography and Astronomy, with the Use of Maps, Globes, Planetarium, and Orrery; the Mathematics, and other Branches of Literature. Mr. Gauntlett's Pupils generally receive from seven to nine Hoars' daily Tuition in the School; Breakfast aud dine w ith the Family ; sleep in single Beds; are treated with Affection and Tenderness, and have many Advantages iu regard to religious Instruction. There are two Vacations in the Year at the usual Periods, neither of which will exceed five Weeks. Terms for Pupils under ten Years of Age, thirty- five Guineas per Annum; for those from ten to fourteen, forty Guineas.— Entrance, two Guineas. For washing, two Guineas per Annuni. For young Gentlemen of superior Age, particular Appli- cation must be made. Mr. Gauntlett hopes that the Plan of his School will be particularly eligible for those young Gentlemen who are intended for the Universities, or the East India College. Three Months' Notice of a Removal is required, or a Charge will be made for that Time. The SCHOOL will re- open on WEDNESDAY the 22d INSTANT. Olncy Hall, Jan., 15( 4, 1812. oun V/ Po THE MODERATOR. 11DERS for the MODERATOR, or Weekly 1olitical and Philosophical Register, are received by Mr. WEBB, Printer, Agent for Bedford and its Vicinity: by Mr. JAMES WHITE, No. 22, Warwick- Square, Lon- don ; and the different Agents established throughout the Kingdom, by the Newsmen, Booksellers, & c. This Paper is established upon the Principles of per- fect Impartiality, and has no other Object than that of giving calm and enlightened Views ou all the grand Questions of Policy, and Legislation. Lately published, Price One Shilling, \ SERMON, preached iu the Parish Church OUNDLE, iu Northamptonshire, on Wednesday the 27th Day of March, 1811, in Commemoration of ( he Charities founded in that and several other Parishes, by the Reverend NICHOLAS LATHAM, formerly Rector of Barnwell St. Andrews. To w hich is added, A Particular Account of those interesting Charities, never before published, By WILLIAM KLSTOB, L L. B. Rector of Shelton, one of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the County of Bedford, and late Curate of Oundle. Sold by Thomas Bell, Bookseller, Oundle. N 0111' H BUCK IN GLI AMM11 RE AUXILIARY BIBLE SOCIETY. AT a Public Meeting held in the TOWN- HALL, at BUCKINGHAM, on THURSDAY, January 2d, 1812, for the Purpose of establishing an AUXILIARY BIBLE SOCIETY, for the Northern Part of the County and its Vicinity. PRESIDENT, The Most Noble the Marquis of HUCKINGIIAM, K. G. VICE- PRESIDENTS. Foxtoit, Leicestershire. To be SOLD by PRIVATE CONTRACT, ATruly desirable FREEHOLD and TITHE- MEE ESI'ATE; consisting of a Farm- House, Bams, Stables, Outbuildings, and Appurtenances, and 127 Acres of rich Arable, Pasture, and Meadow Land, well fenced and watered, situate in FOXTON, in the County ot Leicester, late in the Occupation of William Staines, deceased, and now of his Widow. The Purchaser of the Estate may be accommodated with ,£ 4,000secured thereupon, if desired. TheEstate is subject to the Land- Tax, and to an Annual Pay- ment of £ i 5s. 0. Possession may be had on Lady- Day ( O. S.) next. For further Particulars concerning the Estate, and to treat for the same, apply to Mr. WM. PADDY, or Mr. WORTHINGTON, Solicitor, Lutterworth. RPHE ESTATE at WILDEN, advertised in the A first Page, to be sold on Saturday the first of February, at the Swan, at Bedford, is disposed of by PairATE CONTRACT. Hay, Farming Stock, and Effects. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By JOHN DAY S> SON, On the Premises of Mr. CHRISTOPHER FOSTFR, UTTLE- HORWOOD, near WINSLOW, Bucks, on Monday the 20th Day of January, 1812, MPWO STACKS of excellent HAY, about 22 Tons, to be I- taken off the Premises; 40 Bushels of Vetches, in Lots four Quarters of early ripe Peas; four Acres ot Turnips, to be eaten off by Lady- Day next, dry Lair; one feeding Cow, one new. milch Ditto with a Calf, two Yearlings, one Cait, Ploughs, Harrows, Horses' Gears, Hurdles, Ladders, & c.; Four- dozen Churn, Milk- Leads, Buckets and K. ivers, 40- Gallon Copper, and Grate; Household- Furniture, as Bedsteads, Beds, Tables, Chairs, Clock and Case, with various other Articles. The Sale to commence at Eleven o'Clock precisely. Leicestershire— Vutuuble Freehold Estate, TITHE- FREE AND LAND- TAX REDEEMED. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By Mr. DAVIS, At the Denbigh Arms Inn, in Lutterworth, on Wednesday the 29th Day of this instant January, at Two o'clock in the Af- ternoon, on such Conditions as shall be then produced, ADesirable ESTATE, situate at WALCOTI", in the County of Leicester, in the following Lots:— Contents LOT 1. A. a Bushy Close ( adjoining tr% South- KilworthLordsliip 15 3 2 Foreslioot Close „ io 1 39 Long Headland Close 16 0 IS The RightHon. Lord Grenville The Hon. Lord Geo. Grenville. The Rev. Sir George Lee, Bart. Sir John Aubrey, Bart. M. P. W111. Lowndes, Esq. M. P. P. D. Pauncefort Duncombe, Esq. Henry Hanmer, Esq. Rev. Robert Verney, M. A. The Right Hon. Earl Temple. The Hon'. Fverard Arundell. Sir Jonathan Lovatt, Bart. Sir Thomas Sheppard, Bart. William Praed, Esq. William Piggor, Mansel Dawkin Manse',> Esq. Rev. Henry Quartley, A. M. Rev. Henri. Crowe, A. M. LOT 2. 42 2 4 Pole Meadow 8 13 Breach Close 17 0 32 Hockley Hades 11 3 16 S7~ TU LOT S. New Dykes Close 20 2 9 Barn Close( with the BarnandotherBuildingsthereon) 12 0 29 Brick. Kiln Meadow Gilbert's Freers The Freers ... 0 7 3 20 3 3 LOT 4. " LOT" 5".' 55 1 28 To Tanners, Feltmongers, Wharfingers, fyc. A desirable Situation in either of the above- mentioned Businesses, in FENNY- STRATFORD, and inthePnishof SIMPSON in the County of Buckingham, on the West Chester Road 45 Miles from London. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By JOHN DAY 8f SOIV, On Wednesday the22dof January, 1812, at Two o'Clock in the Afternoon, at the Swan Inn, in Fenny- Stratford, in two Lots; Lot 1/ COMPRISES a convenient well- built Brick and tiled Dwelling- House, with large Garden and Tan Yard adjoining, whereon is- a Brick and file- built Leather House, Mill- House with Patent Bark- Mill, two Grainers and lieam- House, two drying Sheds, 44 Handlers or Pits, eight Lares, eight Spenders, two Lime and one Water- Pit; the Whole standing oil about three Roodsof Ground, and is now in full Trade. Lot 2 comprises a Brick Yard, adjoining the above- mentioned Premises, with two Brick and two l. ime- K. ilns, with drying Sheds, and a plentiful Supply ol excellent Brick Earth ; also a Wharf adjoining, and Basin that holds three Boats, with con- venient landing Places, and a Communication with the Turn- pike- Road, with three large and substantial Brick- Vaults that, will store 300 Barrels each, and very convenient for various Kinds of Merchandise ; also two Tenements and a large Carden adjoining; this Lot con tains upwards of two Acres of Land. The said Premises are bounded on the East- Side by the main River, on the South by the Turnpike- Road from London to Chester, on the West by the Grand Junction Canal, and within easy Distancesof several Market Towns; the Whole is Freehold, and immediate Possession may be had if required, by the Pur- chasers'taking at a fair Valuation, the Stock in Trade, asBaik, Tan- Pits, drying Sheds, Mill, and other Articles belonging to the Tan- Yard. For a View of the same, apply to Mr. AINGE, the present Occupier; and to treat by private Contract to Mr. JAMISBARNS, in Ranbury, Oxfordshire. Printed Particulars, with Conditions of Sale, may be had six Days before Sale, at the following Inns, viz. George, Woburn; Eagle and Child, Leighton ; Anchor, Newport- 1' agnell; White Hart, Buckingham; Place of Sale; and of the Auctioneers, Stony- Stratford. Freers Pit Close Blick's Hedge dost LOT 6. Second or Far Turnip Close LOT 7. Second or Far Lpng Furlong Close LOT 8. First or Near Turnip Close LOT 9. First or Near Long Furlong Close LOT 10. Large commodious Farm- House, with Out- buildings, Yards, Garden, and Homestead Homeclose adjoining ... ...... Rough Meadow adjoining 8 0 19 8 1 7 Treasurer, JOHN BARTI. ETT, Esq. Secretaries, The Rev. HENRY CROWE; Rev. THOMAS SCOTT; and Mr. JOHN SOUTH AM. The following Resolutions were unanimously agreed to, viz: — 1. THAT a Society be formed, entitled the NORTH BUCKINGHAMSHIRE AUXILIARY BIBLE SOCI- ETY, for the Purpose of aiding and co- operating with the Parent Institution, in giving the widest possible Circulation to the Holy Scriptures at Home and Abroad. 2 That in Conformity to the Parent Institution, it be a fundamental Principle, that the Bibles and Testaments to be circulated by this Society shall be without Note or Comment; and those in the Languages of the United Kingdom of the authorized Versions only. 3. That this Society do consist of all such Persons as shall become Subscribers of One Guinea annually; or Life- Sub- scribers of Ten Guineas or more at one Time; mid all Exe- cutors paying Bequests of Fifty Pounds or upwards; and that smaller Subscriptions orDonations shall be thankfully received. 4. That the Affairs of this Society be under the Manage- ment of a Committee, consisting of a Presidenr, Vice- Pre- sidents, Treasurer, Secretaries, and twenty Lay Members ; and that any five of them be competent to act. 5. That every Clergyman or Dissenting Minister who shall make a Collection for this Institution, to the Amount of Three Pouuds or upwards; or who is an annual Subscriber of Half- a- Guinea or more, shall be entitled to attend and vote at the Committees for the Year in which each Subscription or Collection is made. 6. That the Committee of 20 Lay Men, ten of whom shall be of the Church of England, and ten of other Denominations, together with the Treasurer and Secretaries, shall be an- nually elected by a Majority of Members pepent at a General Meeting. 7. That the Committee of this Society shall make it their Business to enquire whether a » y Families or Persons in their respective Towns and Neighbourhood are in want of Bibles, and unable to procure them; in which Case it shall be the Duty of the Committee to furnish them with the Bible, either at reduced Prices, or Gratis, according to their Circumstances; and that iu so doing, the Recommendation of proper Objects by the Subscribers shall receive particular Attention. 8. That the Annual Ceneral Meeting be held oil- Wednesday 11 Easter Week, at which Time the Transactions of Hie pre- ceding Year shall be reported. 9. That in the Formation of the new Committee, the Treasurer, the Secretaries, and those sixteen Members of the Committee who have attended most frequently, shall be re- eligible. 10. That the whole Funds collected by this Society shall be annually remitted, after deducting incidental Expenses, to the Treasurer of the Parent Institution, in Consideration of the following Terms;— That the Committee of this Society shall be annually " ' " '* " ~ GENERAL INFIRMARY, NORTHAMPTON. January 18th, 1S12, rpHIS is to give Notice, That on Saturday the 1st A Day of February next, will be held a GENERAL COURT, at Twelve o'clock in the Forenoon, to take the Reports of the Committee concerning the present State of this Society.— And such Persons as wish to serve the Infirmary are desired to send their Proposals scaled up to the Secretary, on or before Twelve o'Clock on that Day, mentioning at wliat Rate they are willing to furnish the following Articles, for the ensuing Quarter, viz. Butchers' Meat, Flour, Bread, made of all good Wheat, in Loaves of 14 Ounces each, Candles. Rice, Sugar, and Soap, in order that the most Reasonable may be accepted. And it is further requested, that the Bills due by the Infir- mary to the 1st Day of February next, may be theu scut iu, to be examined and discharged. By Order of the Committee, WM. INGMAN, Secretary. LITTLE- BRJCKHILL, January 14, 1812. ASEPARATION having taken Place between me ' ANTHONY, and ANN BRA DSHAW, I hereby give Notice, that I will not be responsible for any Debt she may contract in my Name. AN THONY' I5RADSHAW. TOWCESTER ASSOClA'l ION. WHEREAS some evil- disposed Person or Persons, did, last Night, or the Night preceding, BREAK OPEN the BARN of Mr. ADAMS, in King's- Lane, in TOWCESTER, and Steal, Take, and Carry Awat) from two Sacks therein, nearly a BUSHEL of WHEAT, his Property ; and from his Home Yard, in Towcester aforesaid, there hath been STOLEN or STRAYED, a full- sized BLACK YEI. T, his Property. The Hair ou one or both Fore F> et is White, and there is a Notch cut in the oil' Ear. Whoever will give Information of the Person or Persons guilty of the Felony, as to the WHEAT, so that iie or they may be prosecuted, shall, 011 Conviction, receive a Reward of TEN GUINEAS, of Mr. ARAMS; and a further Reward 0f T W O GUIN E A S, of the TR E A s 0 ft E a of this Association: and the like Rewards, as to the YELT, if stolen ; and if only strayed, the Person who shall return the same to Mr. Adams, or give Information where she may be had again, shall be handsomely rewarded for his Trouble. And if more than one Person were concerned in either of the Felonies, and either will impeach his Accomplice or Accom- plices-, lie shall, on Conviction, be entitled to the above Rewards, and Interest will be made to procure liis Majesty'* Pardon. J, m. IURBY, Treasurer. Tomeher, Jan. 9th, 1812. OF W 1 2 7 3 2 0 16 2 12 2 12 Sleickley, Bucks. To be S OL D by A U C T I O N, By JOHN DAY 4- SON, At the Sign of the King's Head, in Stewkley, on Thursday the 23d Day of January, 1812, at One o'Clock in the Afternoon, under such Conditions of Sale as will be then and there pro- duced, in one Lot, SEVEN JUDGES of ARABLE LAND, lying together in the open Fields of STEWKLEY aforesaid, at a Place called Reed Ford, containing by Admeasurement 1A. OR. 31P. with Right of Common thereto belonging for three Sheep and two Cows, in the Occupation of Richard Stone. For further Particulars, apply at Mr. MILLER'S Office, in Buckingham. Small Freeholds, Northamptonshire, To be SOLD by A U C T I O N, By JOHN DAY 4' SON, On Tuesday the 28th of January, 1812, at Two o'Clock in the Afternoon, at the White Lion Public- Pouse, iu Wicken, near Stony- Stratford, in two Lots: Lot 1/~ 10MP1USES a Messuago or Tenement, with V^ 1 large Barn and Out. Buildings, situate at LIMES- END, in the Parish of I. ECKAMl'STEAD, near Wicken, in the Occupation of John Warner, with a Close ot rich Sward- Land, adjoining, containing two Acres, be the same more or less, well fenced, and several Trees growing thereon, which will be included in the Purchase. Lot 2, That good accustomed Stone and Tile- built Public- House, now in full Trade, known by theNameof the KingWilliam, situate in the Village of DENSHANGE R, 011 the Road from Old- Stratford to Buckingham, and the only Public- House there ; with Brewhouse, Barn, Stable, and Work- shop, Yard and Gar- den ; also a Cottage adjoining, with Yard and Garden to the same; the Public- House is in the Occupation of James Bird, Carpenter, and the Cottage of Christopher Parsons, Tenant. The Premises are within a few Yards of the Canal, For a View of the same, apply to the Tenants, and iof further Particulars t « the Auctioneers, in Srouy. StrallWck 15 1 0 The Whole is now and for some Years has been occupied as one Farm by Mr. Thomas Burdett, who will shew the Premises. The Land is very improvable, consisting of rich Grazing and Meadow, with a large Proportion ot excellent light Turnip Land. WALCOIT is about one Mile from Lutterworth, 13 from Mar- ket- Harborough, aud 16 fiom Coventry, in a dry healthy Situ alien, andfine sporting Country. — The Lots are independant ot each other, all a djoining to Public Roads, and most of them to the Turnpike- Roads from Lutterworth to Market- Haiboiough or from Lutterworth to Northampton. For further Particulars, apply to Messrs. LOWDHAM % CAR- DA 1. L, Solicitors, Leicester, wherea Plan of the Fstate may be seen, and printed Particulars may be had there; and at the Swan Inn, in Market- Harborough; and at the Place of Sale, seven Days previous to it. Approved Purchaser may be accommodated with two- thirds of the Purchase- Money on .'. lortgage of each Lot. Leicestershire— Capital Freehold Lstale, 111 small Lots for the Convenience of Purchasers. To be SOLD by AUCTIO N; By Mr. DAVIS, At the Denbigh Arms, in Lutterworth, on Tue'day the 4th Day of February, 1812, at Two o'Clock in the Afternoon, on such Conditions as * vi 11 be then produced, rpHE following desirable FREEHOLD ESTATE, situate I partly in, and the Remainder very nea , the Market Town of LUTTERWORTH aforesaid, in seveialLots; the Order of putting them up to be fixed at the Time of Jale. LOT 1. ( In Tenuieof M. Buszid, Esq ) Farm- House, large Barn. Stables, and other 3uildings, A. R. P. Farm- Yard, Rick- Yard, Garden, Croft, aid Home- close adjoining I LOT 2. ( In Tenure of R. Watsm, Esq.) Road Close ( adjoining the last Lot) in twe Parts... HUNTINGDONSHIRE DiVHION THE Til IIA PS TO N TUltN PIKE - ROAD. the undersigned Trustees of the Huntingdon- shire Division of the Turnpike- Road leading " from Market- Harborough, iu the County of Leicester, through Desborough, Rowell, Kettering, " Barton- Seagrave, and Thrapston. in the Cfotintv of Northampton, anil through By- thorne, Spnldwick, and Ellington, to tiie Pound in the Pari- h of B rampton, iu the County of Huntingdon, do hereby give Notice, That a Meeting of the Trustees of thesaid Division will be held at the COUNCIL CHAIIIB « R, in the Town of HUNTINGDON, in the County of Huntingdon, on WEDNES- DAY the 29th Day of JANUARV instant, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon, for the Puopose of passing the Accounts of the deceased Surveyor, and of choosing another Surveyor.— Given under our Hands the 15tb Day of January, 1812. WM. HERBERT. JOHN ARUNDEL. HENRY SWEETING. JOHN LAWRENCE. WM. LOVE DAY. Aylesbury and Hockliffe Turnpike. Tolls to be Lett. " V] O'llCE is hereby given, 1 bat the next Meeting of the jJM Trustees of the said Turnpike will b; holden at the SWAN INN, in LEIGHTON - BUSSARD, on TUESDAY tic 18th Day of FEBRUARY next, at Eleven o'Clock in the Fore- noon; at which Meeting, between the flours of Twelve and Two, the TOLLS arising at the several Toll- Gates and Side- Bars, upen the saidltoad at AYLESBURY, WINC, aud HOCKLIFFE, together with the respective TOLL- HOUbES, will he LETT by AUCTION, to the highest Bidder or Bidders ( either > epa- raielv or together, as the Trustees present shall think fit), for the Term of one Year,, in the Manner directed by an Act passed in the 13th Year of his present Majesty's Reign, " For regulating the Turnpike Roads;" and that the said several Gates will be pur up at the following Sums, or at such other Sum or Sums as the Trustees present shall direct, viz. Aylesbury ^ 171 Wing | 50 Hockliffe 265 Whoever happens to be the highest Bidder or Bidders, must pa/ down one Month's Rent in advance, and give Securitv, with sufficient Surety or Sureties, lothe Satisfaction ot the Trustees, for Payment of the Remainder of the Rent, at such Tin . s:- l hat the Committee of this Society I ^ Mlnn* ' alsFaU'" beTqulred" Vy^' he wT^* ™ ^ U], plied, Gratis, from the London Depo- such Meeting. THOMAS TINDAI i T « cl, niKlllc oclirnnlHil ' It ... 1m. (' . .1 u ... sitory, with Bibles and Testaments estimated at prime Cost, to the Amount of Half the Sum remitted, if required; and further, ihatthe Subscribers to this Society shall be entitled to purchase of the British and Foreign Bible Society, Bibles and Testaments on the same Conditions as its own Members. 11. That all such Purchases shall be made at the Depo sitory of this Society, and that the Committee shall settle the Accounts of the same, with the British and Foreign liible Society twice every Y" ear. 12. That the Committee shall hold a Quarterly Meeting iu llie Town- Hall, at Buckingham, on the Wednesday before each Quarter- Day, at Twelve o'Clock in the'Forenoon, and at such other Times as they shall judge necessary. 13. That the Thanks of this Meeting be given to those Gen tlemen who have so zealously promoted this Object, and by their Exertions brought the Business to its present State. 14. That the most cordial Thanks of this Meeting he given to the Rev. JOHN OWEN, the Rev. CHARLES F. STEINKOPFF, and the Itev. JOSEPH HUGHES, Secretaries to the British and Foreign Bible Society, for the kind and ready Assistance they have afforded by their Attendaace, and by the very able, eloquent, and interesting Speeches respectively delivered by I hem at this Meeting. His Lordship having left the Chair, it was unanimously resolved, That the most lively and heartfelt Thanks of this Meeting be given to the Most Noble the Marquis of BUCK- INGHAM, for his great Attention to the Object of the Insti- tution, for his very impressive and animated Address to the Meeting, and for the able Manner iu which he has conducted the Business of the Day. Aylesbury, 15r£ Jan. 1819. Clerk to the said Trustees. io ue OUL. U uy rillVAI rpWO CLOSES of exceedingly ri< I. well fenced and watered, in the Town of C 1. A Y- COTO N, in the Coum 2 3 32 5 2 24 LOT 3. Stafford's Orchard ( In Tenure of Mr. C. Coaton.) 1 1 3S LOT 4. ( In Tenure of Mr. Faszard.) Upper Close and Lower Close" ( now lyin; together). East Meadow aud West Meadow ( now lid together) 2 11 2 10 10 0 21 LOT Upper Close . Lower Close . Meadow 5. ( In Tenure of Mr. Watson.) 4 2 2 2 2 32 3 1 36 10 3 10 LOT 6. Upper Close Middle Close lower Close Meadow ( In Tenure of Mr. <. Neale.) 0 0 1 30 0 24 3 3 10 1 17 LOT 7. ( In Tenure of Mr. I. Smith.) Long Close 5 0 30 Meadow 5 139 10 2 29 All the Lots adjoin to public Roads, aniare near to the Farm- House.— Lots 4, 5, 6, and 7 are contiguoi; to each other, so as to be conveniently occupied either as OR Farm or separately. — The Estate is wholly rich Grazing or wtered Meadow Land, in a high State of Cultivation, Tithe l; e, and discharged ot Land- Tax, beingoneof the most eligible Tings of the Kind ever offered to public Sale. Mr. MASH, at the Denbigh Arms, willappoint a Person to shew the Premises ; and for further Particuars, apply to Messrs. LOWDHAM & CARDALL, Solicitors, Leiceter, where a Plan of the Estate may be seen, and printed Particuars may be had there, ami at the 1' Uoeoi Sale, ten Days previomto it. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By Mr. BEDFORD, At the Swan Inn, Sharnbrook, in the County of Bedford, on Tuesday 28th ot January, 1812, at Four o'Clock, '' JpWO FREEHOLD TENEMENTS, conveniently situate » in the Town of SHARNBROOK. ; each containing a Kitchen, Parlour, and three good Sleeping- Rooms, a large Yard, Garden, I'igstye, Wood- House, & c. in the Occupation of ihe Widow Barringer and . For further Particulars, enquire of the Auctioneer, at Bedford. Small compact I'urm. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By W. WHITE, At the Crow Inn, Cranfield, in the County of Bedford, on Tuesday the 4th Day of February, 1813, at Three o'Clock in the Afternoon, under Conditions to be produced at the Time of Sale, ATruly desirable ESTATE, called CROW IIILL FARM, situate in the Parishes of NORTH- CRAWLE Y, ill the County of Buckingham, and CRANFIELD, in the County of Bedford, 111 one Lot; consisting of a convenient Farm- House, Barn, Stable, and other suitableOut- offices, and 35 Acres of rich Sward Land, bethe same moreor less ; also five Acres of very good Arable Land, be the same more or less ; the Whole divided into convenient Incisures, in a good State of Cultivation, in the Occupation of Mr. Bass, Tenant at Will. The Sward Land is Freehold, in the Parish of North- Crawley, and subject to a Quit- Rent of- 15s. per Annum ; the Arable Land is in the Parish of Cranfield, and Copyhold, but equal to Freehold, paying onl\ a Quit- Rent of 3s ' per Annum. May be viewed by applying on the Premises ; aud further Particulars known of Mr. B. " " tioneer, B dtord. To be l. Ii'i'Tj And entered vpon on the Ibth Dai/ of March next, V FARM; consisting of 267A. SR. IP. of inclosed ARABLE and PASTURE LAND, in l'OLEBROOK. in the County of Northampton, conveniently subdivided by Quick Fences.— The Land is Tithe free. Enquire ( if by Letter, Post- paid), of Mr. BERKELEY, of Biggin, near Oundle. Freehold Estate ut Clay- Colon. To be SOLD by PRIVATE CONTRACT, rich PAS1URE LAND, Lordship, and near the County of Northampton, coil-.' taming together by Estimation ten Acres and a Half, late in the Occupation ot Mr. Thomas Woodford, of Welford. Immediate Possession will be given toa Purchaser, on Payment of the Purchase Money. For Terms and Particulars, apply to Mr. WILLIAM BICCS. of Welford aforesaid. _ i To be SOLD by A U C T I O N. By }{. DENNIS, On Thursday the 23d Instant, at Five o'Clock, at the Shake- speare, in Gold- Street, Northampton, IN ONE LOT, TWO FREEHOLD HOUSES, in good Repair, situate on the GREEN, in NORTHAMPTON aforesaid, in the Occu- pations of John Draper and James Webb, with a Garden behind the same, and Right of Access to a Well of good Water. For further Particulars, apply to the AUCTIONEER. Prime Upland Hay, $ c. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By T. WOOD, On Monday January 27th, 1812, on the Premises of Mr. JOHN leaving his Farm, STE WK I. B Y- D E A IM. Bucks. BULL, a complete HORSE- CHURN. The Hay and Straw may be taken ofFthe Premises, and- Credit given op Approved Security. The Sale will commence precisely at Eleven o'Clock. JASS, of Wootton, or of the AUL- Hay to be taken off the Premises. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By JOSEPH DUDLEY, On Wednesday the 5th Day of February, 1812, UPWARDS of 100 Tons of Prime HAY, in six Stacks, standing on the Premises at HANOVER FARM, in the Parish of AD DING TON, near Winslow, in the County of Buckingham, under such Conditions of Sale as will be then produced. The Sale will begin exactly at Two o'Clock. For Coughs, Hoarsenesses, cVc. Mr. GRE ENOUGH'S PECTORAL LOZ K NG E S OF TOLU. r| MiE great Demand for which, after fifty Years'Trial, E proves thema superior Remedy forall COUGHS, COLDS, HOARSNESSES, SORE THROATS, and those Complaints occasioned by taking Cold in the Chest. The Genuineonly have R. Hayward, printed on the Stamp, by whom they are prepared, as Successor to ' 1 . Greenough, the Inventor. Sold by his Ap- pointment, by the Printers ot this Paper, and Edge, North- ampton, and the Venders of genuine Medicines, Price Is. Id. J each Box; where also rnav be had Mr. G RF. E NOUG H'S TIN CTURE fw preserving the Teeth, and curing theToath- Ach. BUCKINGHAM. To U SOLD by AUCTION, Bv THOMAS HOLDOM, On Friday the 24th Day of January, 1812, at Four o'Clock ia the Afternoon, at the Cobham Arms Inn, in Buckingham subject to such Conditions of Sale as will be then and there produced, rjpWO substantial FREEHOLD neat and well- built Brick and X Tiled DWELLING- HOUSES, situated centrally iit CASTLE- STREET, in the Town of BUCKINGHAM, one Part thereof in the Occupation of Mr. Brainbridge, Lace Dealer - comprising three Attics, and three Bed- Rooms on the second Floor, two Parlours in Front, convenient Kitchen, Coal, V\ ine, and Beer Cellaring, withdetached Brewhouse, a Two- stsll Stable, Coach- House, large Yard and Garden, and Pump of ex- cellent Water; may be entered upon at Lad>- Day next. The other Part thereof in th « Occupation of Mrs. Cross, Grocer - comprising four Bed- Rooms, large Shop, Kitchen, Warehouse* and capital dry Cellaring. The Wholein very substantial Repair! fit for a Private Family, or Trade that requires Room. May be viewed by Leaveof the Tenants ; and further Particulars may be had of Mr. THOMAS STUCHBURV, Jun. or of the Auc- tioneer, Buckingham. For the Benefit of Creditors. To be SOLD by AUCTION By THOMAS HOLDOM, On the I- remises, at Drayton. Parslow, in the County of Bucks, on Wednesday, the 29th Day of January, 1812; " ALL that old- accustomed PUBLIC- HOUSE, called or known by the Name or Sign of the HORSE and JOCKEY, in DRAYTON. PARSLOW aforesaid ; consisting of a Parlour Kitchen, Brewhouse, Cellar, and three Bed- Chambers • with a Stable, Wood- Bam, Orchard, Garden, and Close of Pasture, containing about Half an Acre. Also, the HOUSEHOLD- GOODS and FURNITURE BREW1 NG. UTENSILS, and other EFFECTS, in and upoi! the above Premises. The Sale will commence, with the House and Premises, at Ten o'Clock in the Forenoon. ( f3" ForaView, apply at the Premises, and for further Pa-, ticulars, to Mr KINC, Solicitor,. Buckingham, The Northampton Mercury ; and CEeneral Advertiser for the Counties of Northampton, Bedford, Buckingham, Huntingdbn, Leicester, Warwick, Oxford, and Hertford. K, on 1 ards. S12. le 1st ERAt • e the f this ry are ry, 011 what 5, for tread, each, most Infir- nt in. Stary. 1812. n me ereliy l)( she [ AX ' sons, KAK. in from Iiia rjnid, • sized ' botii : ar. puns 1 they ' ward nard lion: kd if • Mr. tain, if the com- • bove fsty'i Er, fioir from kngh and B>- Iri.- h give Lion n of If ES- lock Is of ir,— pO. the th ® • tie Fore- and Hars, FF£, fcTT epa- Tthe n the 5 the [ t u[> I the I I must witl » tees, and > t at tees. osed DK. i by , of P> the con-.' I the ncn< ike. the cu- pncl [ Iff Y- i 1,0 ind- n, nd nd in irt r: ntt > 11 x- he i i ie, ir, irs rc- or in ir, ith re, E, on iit Friday and Saturday's Posts. LONDON, FRIDAY, . Tan. 17. V F. STERDAY in tlie House of Commons, after some in- 3L t'- oductory business was gone through, and the lb use being resolved into a Committee for taking into consideration so much of the Lords Commissioners' Speech as related to ( lis Majesty's Household, the Chancellor of the Exchequer rose to make his motion for the future arrangement of his Majesty's Household. This measure, he said, was now rendered, necessary from the unfortunate improbability of liis Majesty's recovery, and from the Regency Restrictions expiring on the 13th of February, when the Prince Regent would have the entire Kingly power in his hands. After ex- plainingthe intended changes nt great length, Mr. Perceval said, that as the Lord Steward ard the Lord Chamberlain had to attend to other important business, he would propose to select the Gl oom of the Stole to superintend the whole of his Majesty's Establishment, who'was to be allowed the Vice- Chamberlain as his deputy. He proposed also that there should he four Lords of the Bedchamber, the Master of rile Uobes, and seven Equerries, under the Groom of the Stole; any vacancy to he filled up by her Majesty. The first sum for the domestic establishment of his Majestv to be ,£ 100,000 per annum, to be provided out of the Civil List. He also observed that her Majesty should be granted nil addition of ,£ 10,000 a year, to provide Iler with a suitable establishment for her ease and comfort. To meet the ex- penses already incurved by the Prince, in assuming the reins of Government, a grant of ,£ 100,000 he proposed should be made him. In addition to the allowance to the Prince Regent of ^£ 120,000 per annum, as Heir Apparent, ,£ 70,000 per annum to be adrled from the Consolidated Fund, and „£ 10,000 from the Duchy of Lancaster, which would be the amount neefssarv for the maintainance of his establishment. The additional permanent establishment to the country, of tlie two Royal Establishments, would be .£ 70,000. The Chancellor of the Exchequer conclude with proposing a string of resolutions, the substance (. which was contained in his speech. Mr. Ponsonby, Mr. Sheridan, and Mr. Tierney, madr some objections, but the Resolutions were ultimately agree tu.— Adjourned. It is now so strongly believed that peace is signed between . tho Russians and Turks, that the merchants in some re- spects are acting upon that conviction. It is farther added, hut it is not stated on what authority, that we shall have an ppen trade in the Baltic next season. On this presumption, colonial produce has been progressively on the rise for some time past. General Sim n, for whom the reward of „£ 100 was offered by Government, was taken at a late hour last night, at a house in Camden- town, where be was found concealed in the coal- hole. One of tlie accusations against him, we un derstaud to he, that of giving information to Ronaparte against a French General, lately in this country, who re- peatedly lefused to break his parole, although furnished with the means bv the emissaries of the Tyrant in this Country. Our Government thought so highly of the above Officer's conduct, that tiiey permitted him to return to France without any solicitation on his part. On his land- ing, he was instantly shot by order of his ferocious master The largest emerald which has ever been seen has lately been imported from the East Indies; it was one of the most valuable stones of Tippoo Saib's crown. It is of an extra ordinary size, and its weight is supposed to exceed consi- derably 506 grains. Mr. Daniel Ellis has published an ingenious paper in the last number of the Edinburgh Medical and Surgical Journal, upon the accidents ascribed to the " wind of a ball-'' He considers the effects commonly attributed to this cause to • be in their nature truly electrical: and to be really produced by the agency of the subtile matter ^ caloric) developed by the condensation Iff the air during the rapid motion of the ball. Mr. Joseph Tilnev, of Writtle, Essex, lately had in his s possession a sow of the Chinese breed, which produced in 15 times farrowing, 301 pigs, 177 of which she brought up. This fact clearly demonstrates the superiority of the breed. On Thursday attheOld Bailey, John Clayton and William Jenkins were indicted, for breaking into the dwelling- house of Jane Fearn, No. 11, Bury- street, St. James's, with intent to steal therein. The leading features of this case must be in the recollection of our readers.— Mrs. Fearn, the prose- cutrix, lived in Bury- strcet, St. James's, and kept only one servant. The prisoner Clayton, one day in September, rapped at the door, and enquired if her mistress was at home ? mid finding she was out, pretended he had a letter for her. lie afterwards commenced an acquaintance with her, and i would treat her to drink. On the 1st of January, when Mrs. Fearn was gone to the play, he came to the house, and said he saw the mistress was gone out, anil he was cr. me to keep her company. He accordingly went down into the kitchen, but shortly afterwards went out, under pretence of getting something to drink, when he returned, accompanied by the other prisoner, who having rushed into the house, they pro- ceeded to drag the girl up stairs, to seek for some hidden gold which they said they knew her mistress had. It also appeared that this report of some gold possessed by the prosecutrix, was the cause of this attempt; for private information had been communicated to Bow- street, that the robbery would be attempted, and the officers had been npou tiie watch for several days previous, anil were actually on the look our, when the two prisoners entered the house Thev followed, and Isoking through the key- hole, saw one of the prisoners attempting to drag the servant tip stairs, who was crying out for assistance. They broke the door open, and both prisoners were immediately apprehended. The Jury found them both Gaiity.— Death. A true hill was found against Benjamin Walsh, at tho Old Bailey, for t'elonv. CAMBRIDOK, Jan. 10.— Mr. John Patteson, of King's col lege, was on Friday last admitted a Fellow of that Society. Jan. 13.— This moraine;, at eight o'clock, 131 gentlemen, Under- gradual*! of this University ( the largest number ever remembered) entered the Senate House for the purpose of undergoing the examinations for the degrees of Bachelors of Arts. The examination continues five days, and the degrees will be conferred on Saturday next.— The contest for Senior W rangier ( or first mau in the year) will lay between Jordan, of Trinity, and Neal, of St. John's. ' CURACY WANTED. WANTED, A CURACY in the Diocese of Peter- borough.— Letters, Post- pakl addressed to Mr. JACOB, Bookseller, Peterborough, will immediately be I acknowledged. To Sadillers, Harness, Trunk, and Cotturmahers. K AT7ANTKD, an active YOUTH as an APPRENTICE T * in tii » * above Business.— Enquire of Titos. BULLOCK, Kettering, Nortl. nmplonshire. WANTED, An APPRENTICE to a TAILOR and HABIT- MAKER, in a respectable Market- Town. ( J." t* Enquire at the Bear Inn, Woburn, Beds.— Letters, Post- paid, will be duly attended to. IN CLOCK- MAKERS. WANTED, A steady JOURNEYMAN „ „ M A KKR, who has been used to repairing Work and liberal Wages. Apply to Messrs. HATES & SON, Watchmakers, Kettering, Northamptonshire. Kettering, 8th Jan. 1812. WA VI ED, in a large Family, A steady PERSON as nil IIOUSEM A I L « , where two are kept.— None need apply who has not lived in a Gentleman's Family, and who sail have an undeniable Character from her last t'lace APPLY to Mr. UOBNSBV, Grocer, Drapery, ' tliamptnu. * W/ ANTED, A clever, cleanly, industrious GI11L, ' * as HOUSEMAID in a small Family, where good Wages are given.— She will be required to wail at Table. Ap ply to Mrs. HlGGINS, Hind Inn, Wellingborough. COACHMAN WANTED. VlTANTKD, as COACHMAN and GROOM, in the. Country, A steady active MAN, who thoroughly understands the Care of a Carriage, and tile Management of Hordes.— No Person need apply whose Character for So- briety, Honesty, and complete Knowledge of his Business, » ill not bear the strictest Enquiry. I nquire of Mr. HJGGINS, Hind Inn, Wellingborough. To Munujucturers, 4' C. 4' C- A NY House of Respectability, in a Manufacturing < J.- X. Wholesale Line, or a good Retail Trade, that may have a Vacancy, will find the present a desirable Opportunity to engage the Services of a YOUTH of good Education aad unexceptionable Connections. As his Friends » ish him to reside with and eujoy the Society of the Family, they will noi " bject to make a liberal Compensation on that Account for • » iie first twelve Months. Letters, Post- paid, to be addressed to C, K. Peek's Qoffee itui » » e, Fleet- Street, London. A BINGTON- STRERT, NORTHAMPTON, Jan. 18, 1812. U. M'K" KK E LL respectfully informs his Friends the next Quarter will coinmence. at his Honse. in THURSDAY the 23d in « t. the Afternoon for YOUNG F. ADTFIS, and the Evening for GENTLEMEN. LADIES' BOARDING SCHOOL, SQUA HK, SORT 17A M P TO V. NS. antl the Miss FRE MVES respectfully acquaint their Friends, that the YOUNG LA DIl'. S under their Tuition, will meet again on MONDAY ( he 20th Instant. January llrt, 1812. (£}" Mrs. F. desirous to give her PUPILS everv Oppor- tunity of Improvement, has engaged an additional Teacher, well qualified to instruct them in the English and French Languages. DANCING. MR. FREAKE & SON beg Leave to offer their grateful Acknowledgments for the liberal Patronage and great Encouragement they have lately experienced in their Profession; and at the same Time assure the Nobilltv, Gentrv, the Inhabitants of NORTHAMPTON and its Vicinity, that it is their highest Ambition to merit and secure Continuance of their Approbation and Favour.— Mr F. Tunior, litis been, during the present Vacation, under one of the first Masters ( Monsieur Boisgirard), and become familiar with every Thing that is FA SHIO N A ISLE in his Profession. N. B Schools of Respectability punctually attended. Northamvton, Tun. 11 th, 1S12.' TIIE SECOND COUNTY ASSEMBLY WILL be held at the GEORGE INN, NORTHAMPTON, on TIJESOAY the 28th « f JANUARY, 1812. W11,1,1 AM HANBURY, lisq. M. P. J . . c A - M TT c i icpnn _ f stewards. SAMUEL I8TRD, Esq Buckingham Third Subscription Ball \ T7" ILL lie held at the COBUAM ARMS. INN, * » BUCKINGHAM, on TUESDAY January 28, 1812. JANUARY 15th, 1812. HpiIF. SECOND WOBURN ASSEMBLY will be held at the GEORGE INN, 2St i of J A N l' * R Y. W IBURN, on TUESDAY the JANUARY 17th, 1812. rpiJE DAVENTRY SECOND SUBSCRIPTION 1 ASSEMBLY will be held at the WHEAT SHEAF INN, on FRIDAY the 31st Instant. COCK INN, S I'ON Y- STli A lT'OKD. rjpiIE SECOND SUBSCRIPTION ASSEMBLY be held on THURSDAY the SIXTH of February, IS12. WM. OLIVER, Esq. ? s The Rev. G. DINELRY, 5 Dancing to commence at Eight o'clock. Stewards. C- LLEGF.- LANK ACADEMY, NORTHAMPTON. TIE Rev. J. WATTS and Mr. DIX beg to acquaint their Friends and the Public, that their ACADEMY will •. - open on Mo\ n » Y the 20th Instant, when they solicit a Coi • nuance of their Support, assuring them such Exertions shall ne made as thev trust will give general Satisfaction. Januari) I st, 1812. ( if^- An eminent PENMAN and ARITHMETICIAN is wanted as an ASSISTANT, to whom a liberal Salary will be given. R COMF1ELD begs Leave to inform the Patrons and Friends of his BOARDING SCHOOL, that his Pupils will re- assemble on MONDAY the 27th Instant, and he hopes at once to gratify and instruct them by a Repetition, during the Course of the Half year, of the Familiar Lectures he is now delivering. g^ T The Nature and Composition of Atmospheric Air, and of its Elements, Oxigen, and Nitrogen j the Chymifa! Elements of Water, and a general Treatise on Hydrogen or Inflammable Air, will be the Subjects the next two Lectures; and of the Optical Experiments Notice will be given at the Booksellers. Ilorse.- Market, Northampton, Jan. 18. 1812 Seminary for Young Gentlemen, Marhet- Harborough. \/ I ESSRS. G1L. L & FOX respectfully inform their ivJL . Friends and the Public, that their SEMINARY « i! l be resumed on MONDAY, January 20th. LOST, by a Poor Woman' with a large Family, six Weeks ago, in GOLD- STREET, or the Upper Part of BRIDGE STREET, NORTHAMPTON; A FIVE, and THREE ONE POUND NOTES. It is hoped that whoever has found the same, will deliver, or send them to the Printers of this Paper, that they may be restored to the right Owner. LOST, ON SUNDAY the 15th of December last, between NASEBY and KETTERING, A small l) eul Box, containing sundry Articles of Jewellery. Whoever has found it, and will bring it to Mr. CHENEY, Auctioneer, Naseby, or to the George Inn, Kettering, shall be handsomely rewarded for their Trouble. MUSIC. MR. STERNBERG begs Leave to offer his grateful Thanks for the liberal Patronage and great Encourage- ment he has lately experienced in his Profession; he flatters himself that, by iiis usual Attention to his Pupils, he shall merit a Continuance of their Favours. Quarterly teaching commences cm Mo Nn A Y the 27th Instant. Mr. S. teaches all stringed and wind Instruments, and tones grand and square Piano- Fortes. N. B. An elegant fine- toned square new PIANO- FORTE, with Drawers, on Sale ( Maker, Uroadwood); also a good Second- hand PEDAL HARP. Ladies, bv sending their Commands, may be provided with grand, upright- grand, and square Piano- Fortes of different Sizes; and also with Pedal Harps of the best Makers; which if not approved of upon Trial, will he exchanged. A large Collection of Music is always to be found at his House, and all Orders will be duly attended to.— Best Roman Strings for Harps, Violins, and Violoncellos. Sheep- street, Northampton, Jan. IS th, 1812. TO SAWYERS. WANTED immediately, A PAIR of SAWYERS, who can cut out Materals well, for constant employ. Apply to JOHN CANINGTON, Builder, & c. Kettering, Northamptonshire. ELIilNG ION'S BANKRUPTCY. W'IJEREAS a Commission of Bankrupt is awarded and issued forth against JAMES ELKINGTON, late of RUGBY, in the County of Warwick, Liquor- Merchant, Dealer and Chapman, and he being declared a Bankrupt is hereby required to surrender himself to the Commissioners iu the said Commission named, or the major Part of them on Monday the 3d, and Tuesday the Ith Day of February, and Tuesday the 3d Day of March next, at Eleven in tile Fore- noon on each Day, at the Craven Arms Hotel, in the City of Coventry, and make a full Discovery and Disclosure of his Estate and Eflcets; when and w here tiie Creditors are fo come prepared to prove their Debts; and at the second Sitting to choose Assignees; and at the last Sitting the said Bankrupt is required to finish his Examination, and the Creditors are to assent to or dissent from the Allowance of his Certificate. All Persons indebted to the said Bankrupt, or that have any of his Effects, are not to pay or deliver the same hut to whom the Commissioneisshall appoint, but give Notice to Messrs. Kin- derly & Long, Solicitors, Grav's Inn, Loudon; or Messrs. Caldecott & Benn, Solicitors, Rugby aforesaid. To he SOLD, CLOVER and MEADOW HAY.— Enquire at TURNPIKE, St. JAME'S- ENO. the To be SOLD Grass Land. by PRIVATE CONTRACT, NOR I II \ tVlP1ONSHIRE JGRICU LTURAL SOCIETY, PRESIDENT. His Grace the Duke of GRAFTON. VICE- PRESIOENTS. Right Hon. the Eail of NORTHAMPTON, [ fight Hon. Earl SPENCER. ^ NNUAL SUBSCRIBERS, not before advertised. Samuel Isted, Esq. Ecton.... 2 Thomas Reeve Thornton, Esq. Brockhall 2 The Hon. and Rev. Dundas, Harpole 2 Spaijsh, with bul! ion on board to avast amount. British i essels have been long in pursuit, and have frequently gained sight of her, but have hitherto endeavoured to come up with ber in vain.— The great success of the French pri- vateers in tho Baltic^ the West Indies, and the Channel, is mentioned as the ground of much exultation to the French Government. In consequence of the unparalleled success of the Captain of the Duke of Dautzic, it was supposed to lie the intention of Bonaparte to confir on him some titu- lary distinction. The 2il battalion of the 40th Regiment, which has been in Ireland for some years, is among those marked down lor Portugal. Orders have been issued from the Horse Guards, to the Generals commanding Districts, requiring them to enjoin all guards within t^ ie districts uuder their command to be extremely alert and vigilant in the performance of their night duties, and to be ready on all occasions to furnish patroles, both of cavalry and infantry, on the requisition of constables or other peace officers, or even of Watchmen, on their representing that they have reason to believe that there are persons engaged in the commission of burglaries, or other nightly depredations, in the vicinity of th ir posts. A letter from Jersey states, that the Commissio lers sent over to examine into the Constitution of that isl ind, and the practice of the Royal Court, are making great progress in their mission, and the arrangements which it is expected will ensue, are of a nature most satisfactory to the major part of the inhabitants, being calculated to prevent tedious- ness, inconvenience, and indecision in the administration of the laws, and to terminate the violent effusions of party spirit, which have too often disturbed the peace of the island, and occasioned many troublesome applications to his Majesty's Council. All doubt respecting the fate of the St. George and Defence men of war are at length removed, by the unhappy confirmation of the loss of both these ships on the 24th ult. off the coast of Jutland, with the lamentable addition, that of the two crews, consisting of 1,380 men, not more than 18 were preserved from the pitiless gulph. The Dublin Freeman's Journal of Tuesday last, received this morning, says, " The three following persons, J. Keegao, O. Adams, and T. Quartermas, have, we under- stand, been committed to the gaol of, Kilmainliam, charged with having traitorously and feloniously conspired against the King and government. Keegan and Adams were brought up on Monday to the head Police office, where they under- went an examination before the Magistrates." We are sorry to state that a respectable banker in the city this morning put an end to his life.— Sun. The Rev. Asbton Vade, Hardingston 2 The Rev. S. Hodson, Finedon o The1 Rev. John Williams, Brauuston 1 The Rer. Wm. Lock wood Maydwell, Wollaston 1 Mr. lienry Hickman, Jun. Xewnham 1 Mr. Thomas Potterton, Boughton 1 Mr. George Perkins, Eastcot 1 Mr. George Worley, SyweM 1 Mr. John Manning, Harpole 1 Mr. John Hollick, Creaton 1 Mr. JnhnCooch. Ilarleston I Mr. Joseph scrivener, Sewell- Grounds 1 C. HILLYARD, Treasurer and Secretary. PRICE STOCKS. Dank Stock 3 per Cent. Red. .„ 1 per Cent. Cons... 4 per Cent. Cons 5 per Cent. Navy .. Omnium Cons, for ac India 17p. Sat. i vl on i Tu. Wed, Thu. Fri. 1 2il} 2814 - 2314 231 62* 83 S'li 6 1 62J63 62 62 i J am 62* 1 624 6' U 624 7 Hi 78| 7844 .7SJ79 7UJ 91 mki 94J4 94H 94 i Uidis, —,— 4 ( lis. | dis. 64 64i 64 § 54 ISp.— - Kxc. Bills. 2 6 par. 3 6 par. JS'utice to Debtors and Creditors. ALL Persons having any Claim or Demand on the Estate or Effectsof Mr. EDWARD CHAPMAN, late of BEDFORD, deceased* are requested to send an Account thereof to Messrs. John and Benjamin Trapp, of Bedford, Executors of his Will, in order that the same may be discharged.— And all Persons indebted to the said Estate are required to pay their respective Debts to tiie said Executors without Delay. Bedford, Jan. 1, 1812. - To be LETT, And entered upon at Ladtf- Datj next, ALarge commodious HOUSE, suitable for a genteel Family ; with Stables and Coach- House, andagood Garden and Orchard adjoining, pleasantly situated at the lower End of GOLD- STREET, NORTH A ViPTON. for further Particulars, enquire of Mr. BHII!> I. L. —*— ABOUT 58 Acres of inclosed GRAZING LAND, situate at RUSHDEN, near HIGBAM- FERR. ER « , the County of Northampton.— The Purchaser may, if he should require it, be accommodated with a House either to Purchase or Rent. For Particulars, apply to MessTs. HODSON, Solicitors, Wellingborough. Ash, Oak, and Elm. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By Mr. KIRSHAW, At MAIDFORD, in the County of Northampton, on Thurs- day the 23d of January, 1812, now growing ou a Farm in the Occupation of Mr. George Moore, UPWARDS of 120 ASH TREES, 13 OAKS, with Lop, Tops, and Bark, and 10 ELMS. The Company is requested to meet the Auctioneer at the Public House at Maidford, at Ten o'clock in the Morning, when the Sale will begin. Capital Timber. To be SOLI) bv AUCTION, By Mr. KlliSllAW, At OVERSTONE, in the County of Northampton, on Thutsday the 6th and Friday the 7th Da> s ol February, 1SI2, Ninety- seven ASH. Twenty- one ELMS. Thirteen ALDER. Ten WILLOWS. Nineteen SYCAMORE. Six BEECH. Two OAKS. The Company is requested to meet at Benjamin Hewitt's Cottage, at Ten o'clock, and proceed to Sale. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By k. jAiirrs, OnSaturday the 2jth Day of January, 1812, on the Premises of the lae Mrs. CALLOW, deceased, at HANBURY, tlxon, ALL the valuable Collection of GREEN- HOUSE I11. ANTS, SHRUBS, and FLO WE RS, which have been Collected at a great Expense ; also the GREEN- HOUSE and AVIARY, which will be sold in one or more Lots, as may be agreed on at the Time of Sale. PS" Catalogues may be had at the Auctioneer's, Banbury. May be viewed the Morning of Sale till Twelve o'Clock, at which Time the Auction will commence. CLOCK - Constant Capital Oak, Elm, and Ash Timber. To be SO L D bv A U C T I O N, By WM. BEES LEY, On Friday the 31st Day of January, 1812, FIFTEEN fine large OAK TREES, 46 ELM, and 11 ASH, with Lop and Tops ; the Timber is tit for the Navy, Boat. Builders, ttc. ' 1 he Ash is of a remarkably good Quality, and most of them Maiden Trees, excellent Stuff for Coach- makers, Wheelwrights, & c. The Whole of the Timber is standing blazed and numbered, on a Farm at MAIDFORD, in the County of Northampton, within four Miles of the Grand Junction Canal, to which there is an excellent Road.— For a View of the Timber, apply to Mr. JOHN JUDKINS, Proprietor. N. B. The Time of Credit and Particulars will be mentioned in the Conditions of Sale, on the Sale Day. The Sale will begin at F^ leven o'Clock. To be SOLD by AUCTION, By 11. JARV1S, On Monday the 27th Day of January, 1812, on the Farm in the Occupation of the Executors of the late Mr. D. STEEDON, at CHARLTON, by Newboctle, Northamptonshire, rilllE valuable LIVE - STOCK, RICKS of CORN and 1- HAY, IMPLEMENTS of HUSBANDRY, and other EFFECTS ; comprising 38 valuable Ewes, 43 Tegs ( from Mr, Creek's Breed); three capital Five- year- old Draught Horses, one Three. year- old ditto Mare; four Sets of Gears, Barley Rick, two large Oat Ricks, Hay Rick, and the Keep of 31 Acres, Peas in Sacks, Corn Staddies, Quantity of Straw and Haulm, Waggons nearly new, Carts, Harrows, Cow- Cribs, Sheep- Racks, 12 Dozen ot Hurdles, Chalf'- Box, Waggon Ropes, Winnowing. Fan, Corn- Sieves, Barley- Rake, Forks, and otiier Elfects, which will be specified in Catalogues to be had at the Red Lion Inn, Brackley; the Inns in Charlton ; and of the Auctioneer, County Fire- Office, Banbury. For Rheumatisms, Culds, tec. DR. JAMES'S ANALEPTIC PILLS are admirably calculated for the above, and all those Complaints to which the Human Frame is liable from the Vicissitudes ot our Climate, as likewise for Bilious and other Disorders of the Bowels; and for head- Achs, occasioned by Indigestion or by- tree living. They should be taken upon every alight Indisposi- tion, and thus by timely assisting Nature in the due Discharge of the Animal Functions, tiiey preseive the Body in Health and Vigour. As they require no Confinement, they are particularly convenient for Travellers. Sold only by F. Newbury and Sons, No. 45, St. Paul's, London, and in most Market Towns, by the Principal Venders of Medicines, Price 4s. 6d. a Box : ar a large Box i'l Is.— Ob- serve the Words. " F. Newbury, No. 45, St. Paul's," be en. graved in the Stamps. For Chilblains, Sprains, Bruises, SfC. Dr. STEERS'S OPODELDOC TS far superior to all other external Applications in the Cure of Sprains, Bruises, Rhsumatisms, & c. ; as also in Cramps or Numbness, and in promoting Circulation in the Limbs when in a paralytic State. It is the best Reined) for Chilblains, i1 dissolved in a Spoon, and applied warm, or with a Pledget of Lint well moistened with it, and tied on the I'art att'ected. * It is likewise of admirable Service in the Accidents and local Complaints to which Horses are subject. Sold only by F. Newbery and Sons, No. 45, Sr. Paul's Cluirch- YartJt ( four Doors ftom the Corner ot Cheapstdel, London, Price' 2s. 9d. a Bottle: and inmost Market- Towns, by the prin- ciple Venders of Medicines.-— Observe the Words 41 F. Nevpbery, No. 45, St. Paul's," are engraved in the Stamps. LONDON, January 17. TWO Anholt mails arrived yesterday afternoon, with letters from St. Petersburg!! to the 21st ult. and from Gottenburgh to the lltli instant. From the former place it is stated, that peace between the Russians and Turks W& s signed on the 2titli of November. In consequence of this intelligence, the exchange at St. Petersburg!) rose to 20^. A messenger reached England in the last packet, with dispatches to our Government, announcing, it is presumed, this agreeable occurrence. By well authenticated letters, it appears that the peace was accelerated by a destructive battle, in which the Turks were completely overthrown, having been first surrounded by the Russians. The. Turks are said to have been so completely dismayed, that they surrendered themselves prisoners of war, to the number, according to the official report from the Russian General Kutusow, published at St. Petersburg!!, of 35,000 men. The Russians being completely in possession of the field of battle, found all the magazines and baggage, and took 50 pieces of cannon. The news of thisimportantvictory was announced at St. Petersburg!! on the 8th of December ( old stile). On this tiefeat of the Turks, they offered to accept those terms which they had previously spurned ; and the signing of preliminaries immediately followed; which are said to have been ratified at St. Petersburgh. It was this latter event which occasioned the late rapid advance of the exchange on London. They write from Sweden, that there was ever,- prospect of a good understanding between that Country and England ; and that the French Charge d'Affaires either had quitted, or was on the eve of quitting Stockholm, and the French Consul Gottenburgh.— This intelligence is certainly ques- tionable. Dispatches were yesterday sent off for Cadiz, with pro- positions for adjusting the points in dispute between our Minister and the Spanish Government. Some letters have been received from the French coast to the 6th inst. They commuuicate no intelligence from the French armies in the Peninsula, further than that addi tional reinforcements had recently been sent into Spain, composed chiefly of the last conscripts called out in Ger- many.— Recent intelligence had been received at a French port, of the successes of the Duke of Dantzic privateer in the West Indie s, which is stated to have taken, up to the middle of October, about 35 valuable ships. In n very short time the Captain was expected to return to France, and resign his Command to some other equally enterprising Officer. This privateer has made prizes amply sufficient to enrich her owners. Many of the ships captured were NORTHAMPTON, SATURDAY EVENING, Jaxvar* 18. MARRIED.] On the 1st instant, at St. Mary's, Isling- ton, Mr. George Burnliam, chymist and druggist, in the High- strset, Bedford, to Miss Maria Julius, City- road, London. Monday last, Mr. YVellesley Pole, to the rich heiress, • Miss Tilney Long. Tuesday last, at Quenebnrough, Mr. Parr, of Leicester, to Miss Kilby, daughter of Mr. A. Kilby. Same day, at Morcot, Mr. John Nutt, of Uppingham, to Miss E. Corby, of the former place. , Wednesday last, at Banbury, Mr. J. Stevenson, cooper, to Miss II. Boddington, both of that place. ' Thursday last, at Sherrington, Bucks, Mr. A. Dickens, of Wollaston, in this county, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr. Umney, of the former place. Same day, Mr. J. Prttain, of Woodend, to Miss Mary Bliss, of Blakesley, both in this county. DIED.] On Sunday se'nnigbt, in the 55th year of bis age, greatly lamented by his family and friends, Mr. Tho. Parrott, an opulent farmer, of VV'orton, Bucks. Wednesday se'nnight, after a short illness, in his 39th year, Mr. I homas Jones, engraver, of Coventry. On Saturday last, after a few days' illness, in the 23d year of hie QUI?, All'- rifeor « e Itobirtsou, printer, of Stamford. Wednesday night last, at Pickworth, Mr. Charles Wright, of l'inwell lodge, Tinwell, Rutland. Thursday last, at Lynn, Mr. Lym Taylor. His death was occasioned by S'nokinga pipe. Some person in company for a joke put spme gun- powder in the tobacco he was using; it of course exploded, and caused the fragments of tiie tobacco- pipe to enter the roof of his mouth. Instant death ensued.' He has left thirteen children to lament his loss. On tlie 2d instant, aged 3< 2, Mr. Melton, of Gainshal1, near Buckden, Hunts. On his death- bed, be is said to have expressed a wish that a favourite daughter, about seven years of age, should enter eternity with him. Al- though then apparently well, awful to relate, the day after her father's decease, she breathed her last. They were both interred at the same time, in one grave. On the 11th instant, at Dalkeith Palace, his Grace, Henry Scott, Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry, Marquis of Dum- friesshire, Ear! of Dalkeith, Sanquhar, and Drtlmlanrig, Vbcount " Nith, Torthowald and Middlebic, and Dornock :— also Earl of Doncaster and Lord Tynedale in England, Knight of the Garter, Lord Lieutenant of the counties of Edinburgh and Roxburghshire, Governor of the Royal Bank of Scotland, & c. His Grace was born in 1746, and succeeded his grand- father in 1153. lie was the only son of Francis Earl of Dalkeith, by Lady Caroline Campbell, eldest daughter of John, the great Duke of Argyle. In 1767, his Grace mar- ried Elizabeth Montagu, only daughter of the last Duke of Montagu, by whom he has issue, Charles William, now Duke of Uuccleuch and Queensberry, and Henry James, Lord Montagu, and four daughters; viz. the Countess of Cour- lown, Countess of Home, Marchioness of Qneensberry, and Countess of Aurram; all of whom have families. — Ilis Grace is succeeded in his titles and estates by his eldest son, Charles William, Karl of Dalkeith, who married Harriet, daughter of the late Viscount Sidney, and has several children. A few days ago, at Birr, in Ireland, of an inflamation in bis throat, which terminated his life in three days, Major John Taylor, one of the oldest officers in the Warwickshire Militia, and deeply regretted by the whole regiment. Lately, at Stretham, near Ely, the Rev. Caesar Morgan, D. D. Rector of that parish, and Prebendary of the Cathedral Church of Ely; both these valuable preferments are in the gift of the Bishop of Ely. through a stile, which she was prevented doing by all the dogs, throwing at her at the same time, two of which, from the hardness of the ground, were forced against the top rail, which they broke off close to the post; and the hare threading a strong, hedge, was pursued bv tiie single dog, which not returning, search was made for him. and he was found dead by the side of the hare which lie had killed. Agriculture.— Among the premiums offered by the Cam- bridgeshire Agricultural Society, is one by tiie Earl of Ilardwicke, for the best acre of Fiorin Grass, and another for the next in point of merit. It is now proved by the expe- riments which have been made, that this grass produces art immense quantity of green winter food for milch cows," cattle, sheep, and young horses— for working horses it i 1 better to make ir into hay, which can be done in the winter, as it dries easily in the air, and is not injured by rain, fro: t or snow, neither does it heat in the hay- cocks. The quan- tity of hay is from six to eight ton per acre. It should not be mown before October, nor should any be cut after March, The mode of cultivating it is very simple; a piece of well ploughed land is to be strewed over with the strings of the Fiorin Grass, which must be nearly covered witli loose earth, or compost, which is preferable. It answers particularly well on w et land, or on land that is capable of being irrigated both summer and winter, The proper time for planting it, is from November to April, but it requires to be carefully weeded in the spring and summer, for the first year. It is essential that it should at all times he kept fenced from cattle and sheep. If planted during the present or even the next month, the crop will be fit to cat next Christinas. This Grass is easily collected when known, and mav he ga- thered for planting from the sides of roads and ditches. On the morning of Wednesday se'nnight, Mrs Ctipis, of Wyton, not far from St. Ives, had 35 in- lamb ewes killed, in one of her closes, by a strange dog. A person walking early in the morning from St. Ives towards the above village, met a bull- dog covered with blood. He is said to belong to St. Ives; Within the last fortnight, several sheep have been worried during the night, in St. Mary's Field, and the neighbourhood of the Granby Toll Gate, near Leicester. Ou Wednestlay the 1st inst. an inquisition was taken at Addingrove, in the parish of Oakley, Bucks, before James Burnhani, Gent, coroner, on view of the body of Mary, wile of Mr. John Smith, an opulent gentleman of the said parish, who, on the Saturday evening preceding, having retired to bed as usual, was early the following morning found dead by her husband. Juror's verdict accordingly. Nottingham, Jan 10.— Notwithstanding the adoption of every measure calculated to put a stop to the feloniom system of frame- breaking, conciliatory as well as coercive, the practice still continues, and, if possible, under mora aggravated circumstances. No less a number than stocking and lace frames have been broken in the immediata vicinity of this town, and several even in the town itself, since our last; and what adds most seriously to this evil, is, that it has opened the door for the commission of every other species of crime, murder as yet only excepted. Scarcely a night passes without the perpetration of some fresh outrage or robbery, and hordes of banditti infest ti e country to such a degree, that neither persons nor property can be considered safe either by day or night. On Saturday evening last, about six o'clock, a waggoner, returning to this town, with a team, was overtaken by four men, on the road, between tiie Swan public house and Map- perley hill, two of whom presented pistols at his- breast, while the other, armed with bludgeons, rifled bis pockets, and took from him seven pound- notes, together with a bundle of clothes. They then made off with their booty across tha fields towards Basford.— The same night an attempt was made to take away the life of a person, a constable, of New Radford, by some sanguinary villains, who, under the pre- tence that a party of frame- breakers were at work in a neighbouring house, called him up from his bed, ® nd on h s opening the window, fired a pistul at him, the ball from which struck the window frame, but happily did him nn injury.— On Sunday evening last, a hay Slack, stindingin a close, near Mansfield, the property of Mr. Doilsley, was maliciously set on fire, and a part of it destroyed A reward of „£ l00 is offered by the inhabitants of - Mansfield, for the discovery of the perpetrator of this diabolical act.— Oil Wednesday, a wind- mill, standing on Bulwell forest, was felo- niously broken into, by some persons, at present unknown, who broke and destroyed a part of the machinery, and carried away several articles; and the same evening soma vile miscreants set fire to a barn, belonging to Mrs. Daykiii. of Bagthorpe farm, a great part of w hich, with its contents, fell a prey to the flames. It is supposed to have been the object of tlie desperadoes in this last instance, to rob th( j house of Mrs. D. by taking advantage of the confusion, liicb the fire would necessarily occasion; but in tiiis they fortunately failed. Jan. 14.— Lite frame- breakers seem to acquire new bold- ness; and more than 20 lace frames were destroyed ou unday night. Nine of these were broken in Cartergate, between seven and eight o'clock in the evening; and two of the constables having come up at the time, one of the par. y of rioters presented a blunderbuss, and another a pisti l to the constables, and told them, if they attempted to interfere, they should receive the contents. Other accounts sta- e, that on this occasion there were from 30 to CO rioters, armed with pistols, for the purpose of protecting their confederates while engaged in the destruction of the frames,— The de- struction of the frames which took placc in Carter- lane, on Sunday night, produced a great sensation. As soon as an alarm could be given, the Civil and Military Authorises were in action; but the frame- breakers were no more heard of until last night, at New Radford, where, with their usual audacity, they demolished three lace- frames, which were making a kind of net contrary to their orders, and then dispersed. THE CIIACE. THE PYTCIILEY Monday, Jan. 20, Wednesday, 22, Thursday, ' i3, Saturday, .... 25, llOL'NDS wn. r. MF. F. T ON ... at Clip, tone Windmill* ... at Kctun; ... at Keimarsh; ... at Holcot Bridge. THE OAKLEY HOUNDS wrtx MEET ON Monday, Jan. 20, at Swineshead \\ ooi ; Tuesday, .... 21, at Pavingham; Thursday, 2: 1 at Ivejsoe Park ; Friday, .... 24, at Astwood Berry. Lord VERKON'S Hounds will meet on Monday next, at. Ingestrie; on Tuesday, at Shugborough ; oil Thursday, at Teddesley House ; and on Friday, at Ulithfield House. At our Sessions, on Thursday, Peter Augustus Lafarque, Esq. took the oath of qualification to act as a Magistrate for this county. Mr. John Morgan is elected head- master of the Grammar School, at Loughborough, Leicestershire. J. N. Newman, Esq. Captain of h; s Majesty's ship Hero of 74 guns, who was unfortunately lost with the whole of his brave Officers and crew, on Christmas Eve last, was eldest son of Charles Newman, Esq. of Preston- house, near this Town. As a Lieutenant, lie had the command of the lower deck of the Queen, 98, Admiral Gardner's ship, in Lord Howe's glorious victory of the 1st of June, 1794, the same year that Capt. N. was made Post. He afterwards distinguished himself last war, iu the several commands of the Mermaid and La Loire frigates; and iu this war in that of the Vanguard, 74, and Veteran, 64. He had been 30 years at sea, in 20 of which he was not six months on shore, in the East and West Indies, and in many engagements. Grand Junction Canal.— Notwithstanding the embarrassed state of our commerce, and tlie general scarcity of money, the tonnage receiv& d from this great national undertaking is said to have amounted in the last year to upwards of ,£ 139,000. Since the annual account has been made up ( and this important fact has been ascertained) shares have experienced a considerable advance in price, and are still rising. On Monday next, a match of pigeon shooting will take place in Stamford Fields, between Mr. Strange, of Stamford, ' and one of the keepers of Burghley- park. Caution to Publicans.— At Huntingdon sessions, a jury was impannelled, pursuant to the 26 Geo. II, c. 31, to try whether Robert Bull, keeper of the Rose and Crown, St. Neots, had, at certain times mentioned in an information, suffered tippling and disorder in his house, and the jury having returned that he had, the court ordered his recog- nizance to be estreated, and adjudged the offender to be disabled from keeping an ale- house for three years. As Mr. J. II. Chapman, Banker, of Atherstone, was walking out on Monday afternoon by the side of the Watling- street turnpike- road, with a leash of greyhounds, a hare crossed a field in sight of the dogs, and after being urned several times, endeavoured to get to the turnpike The Toxn of Northampton, ( The Assize of f J read, -. ct the ISiili TO WIT. ( day of Jan. 1SI2, for the said Town, to take place on Monday ( he 20th of Jan. and to ht> in force seven days for the said Town of Northampton. lb. oz. dr. The Sixpenny Loaf Wheaten, Is to weigh 1 8 14 Ditto Household, is to weigh 2 0 II The Twelvepenny Loaf Wheaten, is to weigh.... 3 1 l. i Ditto Household, is to weigh .. 4 I 7 JOHN CHAMBERS, Mayor. Corn- Exchange, London, Friday, Jun. IT* Neither Wednesday nor tn- dav have afforded much English Wheatfor ibis Market, but we b; ve some further arrivals of Foreign, for the select of which high prices were demanded, and in a few ca< es complied with. In the disposal of all other samples, no* better terms were obtained than on Mon- day. Barley continues a falling article, and 48s. per quarter the highest price. Tltese are the only material altera! ions from that day's currency, and to which we refer you for all further information. Northampton Wheat.. 98s. Od. tol08s. 0d. Rye — s. Od. to — s. Od. Barley .. ,42s. Od. to 51s. Od. Oats 27s. Od. to 32s. Od. by the Standard Measure. - Saturday. New Oats. 26s Od. to 29s. CM. Beans —. Od. to 52 6d. New Beans — s. Od. to 52s. Od. Peas — s. Od. to 52.. td. Market- Harhorough— Tuesday lust. Wheat . .100s. Od. tolUs. Od. Barley . .. 50s. 0d. to 56s. Od. New Beam.— s. Od. to— s. Od. Old Beans 54s. Od. to 58s. 0,1. Oats — s. Od. to — s, Od. NewDitto 2Ss. Od. to32s. 0d. By I he customary Measure. Banbury, Thursday last. Per Bushel. Wheat.. 12s*. 6d. to 16s. Od. | Hog Peas. 8s. Od. to - s. Od. Per Quarter. Barley . ,51s. Od. to 60s. Od. I Beans... 56s. Od. to 60s. 0 Oats . .. 31s. Od. to 37s. Od. | Bread 2-, 4d. the Half- peck. LIST of FAIRS from January 20, to February 1, uitlun tfie Circuit of this Taper. Th. Jan. 93. Banbury, and Shefford, F. 24. Aiftesbury. M. 27. Buckingham, and Hinckley. Tu. — 28. I'ottun. TU. SO. tlizham- Ferrers. The Northampton Mercury ; and CEeneral Advertiser for the Counties of Northampton, Bedford, Buckingham, Huntingdbn, Leicester, Warwick, Oxford, and Hertford. HUNTINGDON, January 9- OUR j- caHers are already informed that an Auxiliary Bible Society lias been instituted in the county of JliiKTTionon and its vicinity ; and we are now enabled to *! RV he fore them a more minute detail of the proceeding ot the meeting, held in the Town Hall, at Huntingdon, on the 31st of Uarember. AlCimt eleven o'clock a very numerous and highlv re- ipectable assembly was collected, and on the motion of the l? ev. Mr. Bourdillon, vicar of Fenstanton, seconded by Ii. • Welstead, I'sq. of Kimbnlton, Lord Viscount Hinchingbrook was railed to the chair in the place of the Duke of Manchester. Lord H. opened the business of the day by expressing his regret that his Grace was necessarily absent, and further stated that when the application was first made to him to be- come a Vice- President, he acknowledged. he felt some degree of hesitation; until having deliberated on the subject, he became convinced that the object of this society was truly excellent ; and could not himself perceive on what ground any objections to the circulation of the Scriptures mthnut note or'comment cotild possibly rest ;— those Scriptures which were so eminently calculated to ameliorate the condition of mankind in this world, and to prepare them for immortality. W. H. Fellowes, Esq. Member for the county, proposed the resolutions, which were seconded by G. W. Leeds, Esq. and previously to their being passed, the Secretaries to the Parent Society, who, with great personal inconvenience, favoured the meeting with their attendance, came forward to explain the nature and detail the operations of that society. We ex- ceedingly regret our inability to give an adequate represen- tation of the solid reasoning, the refined taste, the manly and christian eloquence displayed by the Rev. J. Owen, in Ins speeches both at the commencement and conclusion of the meeting. In his introductory speech, tile net'. J. Owen adverted to the maimer in which his Lordship had been induced to take so prominent a part in the business of that meeting— that hehad not suffered the citadel of his heart to be taken before the outworks of his understanding were carried. He wished that the claims of the British and Foreign Bible Society should he fully investigated— he was persuaded that they would rise in proportion as they were examined.— He then adverted to the afflicted state of Europe— to the iron grasp of Bonaparte, and to the influence of the Bible Society in ameliorating the con- dition of the world. By disseminating the Scriptures amongst the unhappy French prisonersof war, the society was making a depot in'the heart" of our enemies, was in fact conquering them tu'irr over: thus leading captivity captive; and in the event of their returning to their native country, was establish- ing a counteracting influence to the machinations of our im- placable foe, in the very heart of his own dominions. Rev. Mr. Steinhopff.— It is now ten years since I was called from my native country to visit this highly favoured island, and often have I blessed God that my happy lot has been cast in a land abounding as this does in civil and religious liberty, aland over which a gracious Providence has watched, while others have been desolated and are still suffering under the Scohrge of war. Nothing is so striking to the mind or a foreigner visiting this country, as the many benevolent insti- tutions formed in it, and among others this noble one of the British and Foreign Bible Society. This is a Society for which I bless God that I was ever brought into connection with it. Its aim and design is ot the simplest and the purest kind, dictated by truly christian benevolence— to distribute the Holy Scriptures throughout the world without note or . comment, to spread the light of Divine truth in countries sit- ting in Heathen or Mahometan darkness. If we turn our at- tention to India, we shall see nearly a million of native chris- tians bv whom the Scriptures would be, received with delight; and if we view the Turkish Empire, how desirable an object it i « . to substitute the B; ble for the Koran, and how animating to t'vnk that there is already a Turkish Testament printing at Karnss. But let us advert even'to Christian countries— in some parts of the Russian Empire one may travel many miles without meeting with a Bible, and in two provinces of that Empire. Fsthonia and Livonia, there are estimated to be • 4( W, 060 families with hut very few Bibles. In several dis- tricts of Lithuania the copies'of the Scriptures arc so scarce that the price is from 1 to =£ 2. How is it possible for a poor man to navsuch a price ? We have, however, the pleasure of knowing that there is an edition printing at Konisberg. ! t is pleasing to notice the desire which foreigners who have visited this country have expressed to obtain the Scriptures in their Own languages. An instance of this occurred at Plymouth, when a Spanish frigate touched there, and it was made known to the crew that a respectable clergyman of that place had a quantity of Spanish Testaments to dispose of; they flocked to him, and when they received the book, expressed their grati- tude by kissing his hands with tears of joy. When some time since 200 copies of the Dutch Testament we're sent to Sutinam, the people, and especially the free negroes, crowded around the person to whom they were consigned, and requested H copy-— they were soon disposed of, and the gentleman ex- pressed how truly painful it was to his feelings, not to be able to supply them all. In this country the French prisoners have received them with gratitude, which some of them have ex- pressed by letters, and I have no doubt tiut many will have reason to bless God that they have ever been prisoners in this island. Many of the Esquimaux have been taught to read, and when they received the Gospel of St. John translated into their own language, their joy was exceedingly great, and they expressed their wonder that strangers should think of the poor Esquimaux, and print for them, as they expressed it in their simple language " the comfortable words of God." Many there are who are separated from us by war, who are lifting up their hands and hearts in prayer for the safety of England, and it is nif unfeigned wish and prayer that God would pre- serve voti from those calamities which mv native land has suffered ; in a v vou never witness the inroads of a desolating armv— mav God bV~ s you with the riches of his grace, pros- per you with all real happiness, and bring you with his peo- ple of all nations and tongues to his everlasting kingdom ! The. He a. Mr. Hughes then rose and spoke to the following effect: " The present age ( he said) exhibited a few symp- toms of a, dark and discouraging nature. On the other hand, they must certainly allow that it was characterised also by symptoms which every mind should contemplate with satis- faction and gratitude. Of this remark, they were furnished with clear and ample illustrations in the subject, the only sub- ject to be brought under the notice of that numerous and most ' respectable meeting. The noblemen and gentlemen present were convened in order to express their sentiments respecting the British and Foreign Bible Society, lie anticipated those sentiments, and fell persuaded that they would express them in that emphatic, ardent, and efficient manner which British and Foreign voices would celebrate and welcome in the loudest strains. For the institution, progress, and effects of that So- ciety proved that, notwithstanding the age in which they lived must in one view be pronounced the age of infidelity, conten- tion, and alarm, it was in another view, the age of faith, charity, and • hope. Thus evil and good appeared in striking contrast, and the solicitude which urged prayer had its pow- erful rival in the cheerfulness which uttered unceasing praise. " To the question, Do we live in the age of infidelity ? the continent of Europe returned a mournful answer. It was there that an English Philosopher received, in a circle of the learned, expressions of enthusiastic regard from one and only one person, who signified his astonishment and delight, upon finding that a man of such distinguished abilities and acquisi- tions had the courage to declare himself a believer in the existence of God. There an infidel boasted that what twelve apostles had undertaken to establish, lie would invalidate and destroy. In Britain, too, a certain vulgar publication ob- tained a few years since a mischievous popularity. But infidelity abroad, after having rolled along in torrents of blood, had shrunk into smaller dimensions; and whatever charms it might still have for the minds of individuals, it ceased to attract public attention.— As far as Britain is con- cerned— statements yet more favourable might be offered.- Much had been achieved by a Douglas, a Campbell, Beanie, n Porteus, a Paley, and a Watson. But the best expedient is the exhibtion of the Scriptures themselves, unac- companied with commentaries, and therefore free from every influence that might suppress their language or pervert their meaning. to say nothing of the concord which her patronage of the society promotes among her sons, anil of the elevated principle it is calculated to inspire ; the Bible directs her to herstrongest bulwark, and the effort to make its treasures the property of all mankind, constitutes her highest glory. Of such a land, it is hoped, the supreme Disposer will say, " Destroy it not, for a blessing is iu it." " Did the British and Foreign Bible Society- contemplate remote nations ? Yes, and for them it had received a healing and heavenly ministry. Its blessings shall be borne to every continent, and eve y island ; dispeilingbarbarism, superstition, and idolatry, purifying the moral atmosphere, sweetening the waters of Marah ; and enrapturing millions with the prospect of glory, honour, and immortality. " On these grounds ( he observed1) the Secretaries of tin- parent Society were importunate in their pleadings, and anxious for success. Yet why should he say importunate and anxious, while surrounded by so many whose judgments were convinced and whose hearts were opened ! The advocates of the cause filled the hall, and seemed as if they were determined to contribute their utmost towards justifying the encomium of the present age as the age of Faith, Charity, and Hope. " He then congratulated the meeting on concluding the year in a manner honourable to themselves and most beneficial to others. They were giving proof that if the warmth of summer " " wn their strength, neither had the wintry " The zeal with which our countrymen have employed this expedient might prompt us ( he observed) to congratulate each other on living in the age of Faith, the age in which more has been done for the circulation of Che Scriptures than in any former age. 44 To the question, Do we live in the age of contention ? Humanity weeps while in proof of the affirmative, she points to trembling thrones,— to banished and slaughtered sovereign; •— to lamenting families,— to desolate provinces,— and to fierce legions marching to complete their work of blood. There were, too, within our otherwise peaceful shores, and within the hallowed walls of Zion, jealous and turbulent spirits which sow discord- among brethren, and pour oil on the Haines of theological war. But, lo ! a voice from heaven is heard wherever the influence of the British and Foreign Bible Society extends, and to the children of the same Almighty Parent, the disciples ot the same most merciful Redeemer, i says, " Be ye kindly affectioned, and see that ye love one " another with a pure heart fervently." Many have listened < o the friendly voice ; and considering the union of parties a home and the munificent grants to strangers and even enemies abroad, who can forbear proclaiming this to be the age of charity ! Once more— To the question, Do we live in the age of chirm ? As far as infidelity and contention prevail, we cer- tainly do. Indeed Europe is likely to remain for ages the tfltirt and victim of political storms. Anil though Britain has been so wonderfully preserved, yet her inhabitants, from the peer t » i the peasant, have felt the general shock; " and for . ajl " this the wrath of God is not turned away, bet his hand '' is stretched out still." Let Europe rejoice. The Feed scattered by the British and Foreign Bible Society is springing up to supply and , \ latldeu nee; a region uf giuom and honor.— As for Britain, had not melted dow blast chilled their philanthropy . and zeal. He exhorted them to proceed in their generous course, to invite all around them to become, according to their opportunities, the associates of their labours, to transmit the benefits of christian exertion emanating from christian principles, to their children and their- children's children ; he hoped also that following gene- rations would abound in this work of God, till years should cease to revolve, and the apocalyptic angel, setting his right foot upon the sea and his left foot upon the earth, should lift up his hand to heaven, and swear by Him that liveth for ever and ever, that time should be no longer." After the Resolutions bad passed unanimously, Lord Carysfort expressed his desire that this meeting should not separate without his stating his cordial approbation of the measures proposed for adoption. The circumstances of the w orld are such at present, as to promise more success than has hitherto attended endeavours of this kind. The scourge of war, the destruction of many kingdoms, and the dangers which threaten those that remain, must impress the minds of thinking men with the vanity of human greatness, the folly of its wisdom, and the inefficacy of its counsels. This nation has long stood on a lofty eminence ; it has resisted the gigantic usurpation of the enemy, not so much by force of arms, as by- maintaining a reverence for God, and a reliance on his pro- tection; not presuming to boast of strength or merit, but ever looking to him to dispose all our affairs according to his wis- dom. Not to go into all the topics w hieh this occasion would naturally suggest, permit me to make one observation, that no policy is so good as true religion. We are all children of one Common Father ; he has not given to his children different rules for their direction; no, he has given but one, and that for all mankind ; the Bible contains a code of laws for the w hole human race. This undertaking, w hich we are met this day to patronize, seems to be dictated by the true spirit of charity liy which the Saviour of mankind wished to connect all the world. What can be more pleasing than to see the Bible held out without distinction of parties or languages? what can be a higher aim than to connect men in brotherly- love? May the time soon arrive when all those disputes, certainly not proceeding from the spirit of religion, which have so long agitated the minds of men, shall for ever cease, and harmony and peace prevail! The Rev. J. rope, vicar of Great Staughton, having moved thanks to his Grace the Duke of Manchester for having ac- cepted the office of President, stated, that, from a calculation he had made,' he was convinced that so far from injuring or interfering with the Bartlett's Buildings Society, the estab- lishment of the Bible Society had very much tended to increase her funds and the number of her members— he had been a member of that ancient society for many years, and rejoiced in the good they were enabled to do, but saw no reason why he should not also aid the exertions of the Bible Society, in recommendation of which, instead of using his own language, lie begged leave to read the late venerable and pious Bishop of London's sentiments on it, as recorded by Mr. Hodgson in his Life of that- prelate: " The Bible Society is now well- known and firmly established, and has completely triumphed over all the Attempts made lo destroy it. None of those secret dark designs, none of those plots and conspiracies to subvert the establishment and devour both the shepherds and their flocks, which were so confidently predicted by a certain set of men as the inevitable effect of this society, have yet been discovered in it.— It is in fact much better employed. It goes on quietly and steadily in the prosecution of its great object, and pays no sort of regard to the sneers and cavils of its intemperate opponents." In another passage of still later date he says, " that he cannot but add, in justice to this society, which has been so much opposed, misrepresented, and traduced, that all the important works, in which it has been engaged, have been carried on with the utmost harmony and unanimity ; without any difference of opinion; without the slightest symptom of any hostile or treacherous design against the church ; and without any other idea upon their minds, but that of extending, as widely as possible, the knowledge of the Christian Scriptures. The Bishops of Durham and Salisbury attended several of their meetings, and were delighted with the decorum, calmness, and good temper, with which their proceedings were conducted. In short, all the apprehensions to which this society has given rise, are now found to be but vain terrors; and all the prophecies of the mischief and evil that would result from it, are falsified by facts. It is rising uniformly in reputation and credit, gaining new accessions of strength and revenue ; and attaching to itself more and more the approbation and support of every real friend to the church and to religion." The Rev. James Arrow, Dissenting Minister, of Godman- chester rose for the purpose of seconding the motion which had just been proposed, but whether he should do any thing more than second it, was with him a question of difficulty.— He ob- served, there are circumstances which transform apology into an evidence of pride ; yet, there are situations which we may oc- casionally occupy, when to re/ use apology would be to betray ignorance, arrogance, and presumption.— To avoid such an ex- posure, he felt himself bound to appeal to the candour of the meeting; because, though dignity, eloquence, piety, and pre- cision, bad already secured their approbation, be could still fix his eyes upon gentlemen whose vivid imagination, whose capa- cious powers, and whose more extended acquaintance with the history of the Bible Society, would better qualify them for ad- dressing so respectable an assembly. As two mires, however, once cast into a treasury, not only added ( though triflingly) to the general stock, but also drew from the" Searcher of Hearts" an acknowledgment of the principle which influenced the widow's conduct ; so should hit feeble etlorts do but little towards dis- playing the grandeur of the designs, and promoting the sublime object of the institution, they would, lie . trusted, at least de- velope his zeal and sincerity. History and observation teach us, that scarcely any benevolent work was ever carried into effect without exciting opposition.— Striking illustrations of this fact, be observed,, might be drawn from various sources.— I'lace, said be, the attention upon the introduction of Christianity— Fix the eye of admiration on the conduct ot the Saviour " who went about doing good," and detest the principle which led Jews and Pharisees to despise, to misrepresent, to scourge, and to crucify him.— Think of Apostles and Primitive Christians, immured in dungeons, and submit- ting to an unjust confiscation of property. — See the martyrs, bleeding on scaffolds, and burning at their posts of triumph.— Recollect the decided resistance which was made to the glorious reformation, and let it not excite astonishment if opposition assume a menacing aspect, while, in the present age, benevolent institutions abound on every side. To examine the principle which has in every age retarded the progress otjeligious know- ledge, is at the present time unnecessary. Whatever it was in former ages, there are proofs that it is not yet annihilated.— But, said be, that book which this society circulated is by its Divine Author compared to" Fire'VAiiming in every direction, ir must, it will consume every thing combustible. And what is equally desirable, it shall expose to its opponents the errors which they have cherished, and ' warm them into friends. The arguments in favour of the Parent Institution, bad been so forcibly stated, and so elegantly illustrated, that he considered any addition to them as an interference, rather than an Auxiliary. Upon some of the effects, therefore, of a general distribution of the word of God, he chose rather to dwell.— Here he specified some ot the interesting consequences, more particularly as they stand connected with persons of different'classes, and of .. various religious denominations, lie then said, the Bible was a book universally interesting, and the society a blessing to the human race. Reason and humanity required therefore, that a strenuous effort should be made to furnish the world with a revelation, the abridged contents of which are, " Glory to God in the highest, on Earth Peace, gsod will towards Men."— Who then, he asked, that feels the glow of philanthropy, could with- hold his patronage from the British and Foreign Bible Society ? Let us then, he said, never lose sight of tne magnitude ot itie object, nor suffer ourselves to look at discouragement but with a; view to closer union, and greater exertion. Man, though an heir of immortality, is by nature ignorant and sinful. The sons relinquish their dishonest practices— Africa's savage clanr shudder at their former brutality— The frozen children of the northern pole, accustomed to ascend the rugged steep to hail tilt- return of the sua, would ( in the absence ot the orb ot day,) be cheered with the rays of ths ^ un of Righteousness — While Bri tain ( reviewing what sire had been the instrument of accom- plishing,) would find her peace like a " River, and her Righ teousness as the Waves of the Sea." He. concluded by observing, that the Bible ( without note or comment) was " the Sword of the Spirit," which would van- quish its enemies without shedding their blood. On Earth. Men would chant ths Angels' Song, " Glory be to God in the Highest," and Heaven resound with Hallelujahs, " The Lord God Omnipotent reigneth." The Rev. Thomas Bourdillon, vicar of Fenstanton, then pro- posed the thanks of the meeting to those noblemen and gentlemen who had accepted the office of Vice- presidents of the society, and he could not refrain from proposing those thanks in a par- ticular manner to a n > ble Lord ( Eail Carysfort) who had no; only acceded to their request in becoming one ot their Vice- pre- sidents, but had also expressed in so dignified and iinpiessive a manner his approbation of the institution then formed. With respect to the nature and objects of that institution, they had been so ably stated and defended by others, it was unnecessary for him to say any thing upon that head. He could not forbear however calling the particular attention of the meeting to the extract which had been read by the Rev. James Pope, from the Rev. R. Hodgson's Life of the late venerable Bishop of l. ondon: a testimony so strong and decisive, that he trusted it would of itself be sufficient to do away any doubt or dissatisfaction which might be entertained respecting the subject of that meeting. Rev. J. More/ 1, a Dissenting Minister at St. Neots, rose to second the resolution just proposed, not asa mere matter of form, but from a heart- felt sense of gratitude to those noblemen and gentlemen who had honoured the society ( constituted this day) with their patronage and sanction. It an individual, littleknown to the county, but whose heart was deeply interested in the important object for which they were then assembled, might be permitted tor a moment to engage the attention of that nume- rous and highly respectable meeting, he would presume to add his warmest congratulations to those which had been already so eloquently expressed, on the formation of an institution which could not fail to reflect the highest honour on the county of Huntingdon. They had not, it was true, the distinguished honour of leading the illustrious train. Several other counties, asid especially the adjacent ones of Bedford and Cambridge, had recently set them noble and animating examples. But they had at least the satisfaction of following hard after their steps, and the unanimity of feeling expressed by that assembly, dis- tinctly proclaimed their determination to emulate— to rival ( he u- ed the term in no invidious sense), to rival their zeal and liberality. After the luminous detail which had been just given of the operations of the British and Foreign Bibie Socicty, by those who were best acquainted with its proceedings, it would be both unnecessary and unbecoming in an individual like himself to enter into particulars. He could not, however, forbear to advert to a circumstance connected with the origin of that important society, which had deeply impressed his own mind, and which, he conceived, was deserving of general attention. He referred fo the time in which the hearts of men were inclined to devise and prosecute this God- like plan. But J few years since the principles of infidelity seemed to be rapidly progressive; not only had a sort of fashionable scepticism obtruded itself into the walks of science— not only did a refined and philosophical species of infidelity prevail amongst many men of taste and letters, and contaminate the pages of some otherwise justly admired writers— but it also assumed a more popular form ; it was re- duced to the level of common and uninformed minds. The ap- prehension of many good men were then excited, lest, the reign of infidelity having commenced, its despotic influence should pervade the globe. But what had been the result of all these mighty efforts to " rase, even to its foundation," the temple of revealed truth' Scarcely were those boasted cbampionsof infidelity cold in their graves— nay some of them were still living— when a novel, an unprecedented institution arose and flourished ( he would venture to affirm) under Divine auspices; an institution whose express and exclusive 6esign was to circulate through the world that sacred volume which they had laboured with such unhallowed zeal to blot out from the earth, an institution which had achieved more towards the attainment of that valuable end in the short space of eight years, than had been previously ac- complished in almost as many cen. Hries. Nor was it, he observed, one ot the least gratifying circum- stances connected with the formation of the British and Foreign Bible Society, that it had discovered common ground,— he would rather have said consecrated ground, on which the whole chris- tian world might stand ; on which they might meet and labour together in perfect harmony; without an individual amongst them being required to violate the rights of conscience, or to relinquish his peculiar religious tenets, and even without clash- ing with his private prejudices. It was truly delightful to see both the princes and peasants of the land— those of noble and those of plebeian birth, rallying round the standard of revelation: to observe that the vehemence ot party political feeling was suffered to subside— and the acrimony which had too frequently attended religious dissensions was forgotten ; while the work of God proceeded with a zeal bearing some proportion ( however small) to the magnitude ot the design, and an unanimity which augured well for Britain, tor Europe, for the world. He did not hesitate to avow himself a Protestant Dissenter, but though conscientiously such, he would venture to express his firm conviction, that the ministers and members of the Church of England could in no way more effectually promote her best interests than by furthering the designs ot that society. Never, he was persuaded, had such a libel on that church escaped the lips of any one of the sectaries, as had lately been more than intimated by some of her own unnatural children, viz. that the circulation of the pure word of God without note or comment endangered her, and that those Scriptures stood in need of a corrective. Far from conceiving it possible that this would affect her security, it could not fail to strengthen her a. thousand fold. Nor would he suppress his honest and fjrm persuasion, that if such a spirit of hallowed zeal and christian liberality had been displayed by her prelates and clergy in every former period of her history, as that which hart t- p.- pti, 1 u ftKi- nvci- prl itcMf in When this generation is passed away, and all, that day assembled, should be mouldering in the dust, lis prayed tint their posterity might ari. se and embark with encreasing energy in Ihis sacred cause, till the kingdoms of this " world should become the kingdoms ot our Lprdar. dof his Christ." The Rev. F. CalJer, a preacher in the irfethodist connexion, stated, that the duty of seconding this motion devolved upon him, and while conscious of t he deficiency ot his talents to give strength to the cause, or exhibit the excellencies ot the institu- tion, either by the power of eloquence, or the force of reasoning, he might be allowed to express those feelings which influenced his mind on that occasion, by saying, that he should, to the latest period of his life, consider it as one of the happiest cir- cumstances that ever engaged his attention in being called upon this day to associate in this glorious cause. But that which yielded him additional satisfaction, was the order adopted in the proposal of the various motions. The attentive ooserver had undoubtedly noticed, through the whole, that the Churchman rises to move, and is immediately followed by the Dissenter. What did this intimate to the contemplative and pious mind? Why— that the joyful period was not far remote, when Fphraim should not envy Judah, and Judah should net vex Ephraim ; but, laying aside party ditferencesand animosity, all should meet Our Bible informed him of his condition, and was adapted to remedy every moral defect. Let then the Priest and the Levitc unfeel- ingly pass by the ignorant, wounded sufferer: the Bible Society, like the good Samaritan, shall bind up his wounds, and send him on ljis way, " rejoicing in hope of the Glory of God." He rejoiced,' that the Scriptures were already translated into a variety of languages, and felt encouraged to hope, there, would soon be neither speech nor tongue where their voice would not be heard. The most glorious consequences might be confidently anticipated.— In Britain everv cottage would, he hoped, become the residence of religion, and every house a Temple for God— Distant nations would feel the force of truth, " and the dark places of the earth be irradiated by the light of life.— That Turkish Mosque which occupies the spot once adorned by the Jewish Temple, be abandoned, andthespell of Mahometan delu- sion be broken— The errors of Confucius be exploded, Juggernaut ( that Dagon of the East,) be hurled to the earth, no more to rise, no more to crush the victims of idolatry— The Ganges be saturated with infantile innocence, cry it is enough, and the funeral pile be for ever extinguished by lis waters oi'lifc. Arabia's ferocious of her history, as that which had recently discovered itself in many amongst them, and which had chiefly been brought into action by the Bible Society, there would not have been one Dis- senter where now there are a thousand. So long as such lovely features should animate her countenance, and such truly chris- tian benevolence characterise her spirit, even those who, from conscientious motives, wereinduced to withdraw from her com- munion, would still ardently desire her welfare, anil unitedly pray on her behalf, " Peace be within thy walls and prosperity within thy palaces." Samuel Knight, Esq. ( late of Milton,) then called the atten- tion of the meeting to an address of a learned Professor, which he found had been industriously circulated in the county of Huntingdon. The solid reasoning, ingenious illustration, and pungent wit displayed in this gentleman's speech, are already before the public in the form of a distinct pamphlet. I? would otherwise have occupied a distinguished place in the report of the proceedings of this interesting day. The Rev. .7, M. Longmire read the names of the gentlemen nominated for the committee, and said though an obscure indivi- dual ministering in a small parish, he rose to congratulate the county of Huntingdon, and bear his testimony to the glorious cause in which it was this day engaged. A s a member and minister of the establishment, he conceived himself to be promoting her best interests this day in co- opc- ratir. g ( however feebly) with this numerous and respectable assembly. When the spirit was poured from on high on the day of Pentccost, men of various languages heard in their own tongues the wonderful works of God. And now they were met to promote the propagatiop of the Word ot God in every clime under Heaven. But many objections are urged against this society. Want of support could not with propriety be objected, for all orders and ranks in society had concurred in this noble cause The university of Cambridge had lately called forth the munificence of her Royal Chancellor, Ministers of State, and Ministers of Religion ; men of opposite parties in politics and religion, joined together with cordiality • the nobility and gentry then present encouraged their expectations ot success. It was said by some that the Bible alone ought not to be circulated without the Prayer Book, by Churchmen. He begged leave to bear his public testimony against such a sentiment. Let not any human composition be put into competition with the inspired Word of God. They knew by whom the Apocrypha was placcd on the same footing with the Bible, but he trusted they would be backward in following the example of the Papists. Many objected to them that they were doing injury to the vene- rable Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, but the fact was sufficiently disproved by the increase of the funds of that society — 11 had been excited to holy jealousy, and awakened out of sleep as a giant refreshed with wine. The combination of such jarring materials was objected to. The union of Christians ot every nameand denomiriatioa, was tohis mind a reason for expecting the greater success. It was a mighty engine, ot which our forefathers knew nothing; an engine which he verily believed would move the world : before which idolatry and superstition would fall to the ground, as the Idol Dagon before the Ark of Jehovah. They livedm atime when the nations of the earth were shaking; the continent of Europe had been overwhelmed by the gigantic power of France. Britain had proved the asylum of liberty, and the support of true reli- gion. The earthquake had shaken, but not overturned our happy land. When he surveyed her, resisting honourably Gallic en- croachment, and spreading the everlasting Gospel to the ends of the earth, his hopes rose above his fears. He was encouraged to think that Ms country would not be utterlyoverwhelmed. This maritime and commercial nation would be, he expected, the instrument of waiting the blessings of salvation to all nations. Had she not already conveyed the Word of I- ife wherever her commerce had extended > She had dashed away the gal ling chains of the oppressed African, and would, he doubted not, deliver him under Cod from the far worse thraldom of idolatry and iniquity. The Bible Society reminded him of the waters that ( lowed from the sanctuary in Ezekiel'svision. At the end of the first year little more than « £ 500 were collected. The waters were only up to the ancles. After five years several Auxiliary Societies were formed. The phenomenon of a Roman Catholic Bible Society appeared, and the funds amounted to above =£ 1,000. The waters were up to the knees. The sixth year beheld Ame- rican Societies starting up, besides many at home, and the funds increased to £' 27,000. The waters were up to the loins. In the last year seventeen new Auxiliary Societies at home, and ten American Societies arose, and the amount of the Socisty's revenue was =£ 33,000. When he further considered the torrent rolling rapidly from county to county, sweeping down all opposition before it, it was surely become a river toswim in, a river that could not be passed over, and would, he confidently expected, become a boundless ocean, and in the language of inspiration, the know- ledge of the Lord cover the earth as the waters cover the sea. He concluded with an earnest wish for the welfare of his around one general standard, and unanimously proclaim God is King in Zion." George James Gordon, Esq. having nominated the Treasurer and Secretaries, The Rev. J. Crisp, of St. Ives, seconded the resolution by saying— He felt himself called upon to give his testimony in favour of the great design for which that assembly had been convened. A testimony feeble indeed ! but feeble is every feel- ing, every exertion, and every instrument when compared with the mighty object which they were then met to promote; but of this they w'ere assured, that this object is so vast and excellent that its glories cannot be diminished, however insignificant the means employed in its support. If any proof were needed of the value and efficacy of that sacred word which they were labour- ing to disseminate, it would be sufficient to observe the inter- esting spectacle which then presented itself. That and every previous meeting, the efforts then made, and every former ex- ertion, demonstrated most decisively the excellence of the Scrip- tures: for these writings themselves excited the ardour with which the Bible Society promoted their circulation; they cherished the hopes by which that society was stimulated, they infused the zeal by which it was inspired. A book which produced these effects— a book which could unite such numbers differing widely in rank and character, ot manners and habits,- of religious views and religious feelings, the most diversified— nee- led no recommendation. It was the peculiar excellence of the Bible Society that it accomplished more than any institution had yet been able to effect. It imparted the light of life to those regions on which the Sun of Righteousness had nevei shed his beams; on which no light had ever shone but the common light of day. It penetrated those climes which no foot had ever visited, but the foot of the stranger urged thither by ambition by want, by curiosity, or patriotism. But the Bible Society acted from far higher motives than these. It had no ambition but the ambition of diffusing that happiness of which the Scrip- tures are the source; it felt no wants but those which its own charity created; it had no curiosity but the laudable curiosity of searching for objects to which its labours may be directed ; it owns no country in distinction from every other, it embraced within its arms of benevolence all nations, and kindred, and people, and tongues.— An ancient philosopher deemed it practi- cable to construct a machine by which he could move the whole earth, if another globe could be found on which this machine could rest. That was but the vast conception of a great mind.— But something like that conception was realized by the efforts of the Bible Society. Here we see a vast machine set in motion, a moral lever, which, by its operations, produces effects re- sembling those on account of which some Christian Champions ot old were exposed to the chargeof " turning the world upside down."— They had been urged by a Noble Lord, in terms of impressive eloquence and solemnity, and in a manner evincing the dignity of a pious mind, to direct their views to that Being who is the supreme disposer of all events. This they could do with confidence in the present cause. If it were of man, it would'come to nought; if of God, it could not be overthrow n ; and that it was the cause of God was testified by the gradual augmentation of its influence, and the widely extending range of its operations: by the pious prayers, the earnest endeavours oi its supporters, and by the tears of gratitude which their exer- tions had caused numbers to shed : that it was the causeot God would be shown in a future day, when multitudes surrounding the Throne of God would adore and praise him for the laboursof the Bible Society, and perhaps would remember with gratitude the exertions of that day.— That society possessed a principle of internal animation, it could not decay, it would live and flourish. Its exertions were great, but these exertions would only'give increasing force to its movements, and increasing skill in con- ducting them. Its expenditures were enormous, but these ex penditures were like the evaporation of water from the ocean.— They did not exhaust; they would be showered down again and would swell the source from which they proceeded. He con- cluded with expressing his earnest desire that God would give prosperity to his own cause— that this fine vigorous plant which he hoped the hand of God had reared, might continue to strengthen and flourish, till it became like a wide- spreading tree, under which all the'nations of the earth might rest insecurity and peace. The Rev. J. K. Martyn rose to express, in his own name, as well as in that ot his worthy colleague, his deep sense of the honour conferred upon them by being appointed Secretaries to this noble institution.— He could not help congratulating the friends of religion on the glorious Occasion of the present very respectable meeting : and called upon them to revert, by way ot • contrast, to what took place in France within the memory of . most present, when the infamous Dupont had the audacity to declare in the face of the National Assembly, and that with impunity, nay with almost universal applause, what the fool has only said in his heart, that 1 there is no God.' Could we re- member the apprehensions not long since entertained, lest that flood of infidelity and atrocious wickedness should overspread our own land, and not rejoice that instead of witnessing such scene's, the men ot Huntingdon had a glorious opportunity this day of rolling away from their town any reproach which might attach to it for having given birth to the Author of the Age of Reason ? I cannot but wish, he proceeded, to bear my feeble testimony to the peculiar excellencies ot this society.— It honours the Bible as the book ot God, a book fully adequate to accom- plish its intended effect, and to make its own way without the addition of any human explanations. It afibrds aground on which Christians, however differing in many things of inferior importance, may take their stand, view, and become acquainted with each other. What distorted images do not men form of those who differ from them, when separated by modes of wor- ship, and under the guidance of prejudice >— I have heard that when the British troops visited Portugal in the days of Queen Anne, the students of Salamanca, having always been accustomed to consider heretics as devils, came out expecting to see our soldiers armed with horns and hoofs Something of the same kind takes placeamong the various denominations of Protestants — but bring them together and they discover that they are men and brethren— they unite as we do this day in the promotion of a truly great and glorious cause. May He " who has caused the Holy Scriptures to be written for our learning, grant that we may so hear them, read, mark, learn, ar. d inwardly digest them, that by patience and comfort of his holy word, we may embrace and ever hold fast the blessed hope of everlasting life, which he has given us in Jesus Christ his Son." J. Hammond, Esq. in a speech of considerable talent, de- scribed the influence of Christianity upon society at large, and argued from it, the importance of giving the widest possible circulation to the Holy Scriptures. Fie took a survey of the Christian Church throughout its successive periods, and con- cluded with proposing the thanks of the meeting to the London Secretaries. could bequeath to his children, when his own head pressed his dyms pillow. He then observed t!; at neither his colleagues nor himself were hireling pleaders. They had not sold tiemselves t » work iniquity. Their cause vvas the cau- e of God, and the mag- nitudes its success their ample ' reward. The thanks of the meeting to Lord Viscount Hinchingbrook. for his able and impartial conduct in the chair were then moved by Torkington, Esq, seconded by Sir James Duberley, and carried unanimously. The names of subscribers will he inserted inournext paper. 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Mr Fooks, Dartford. John Mayor, of Leadenhall- street, London, merchant, d. See. Jan. 18, 25, and Feb. 22.— Attornies, Messrs. Weston & Teesdaie, Fenchurch- street. Richard Manley and John Hclness, of Russel- street, South- wark, leather dyers, Jan. 18, 28, and Feb. 22, at Guildhall. — Attorney, Mr. Diew, Bermondsey- street, Southwaik. JohnStone, of Lower- HaUiford, Middlesex, farmer, d. & c. Jan. IS, 25, and Feb. 23, at Guildhall, London. — Attorney, Mr. Chabot, Crispin- street, Spitalfiefds. Alexander Young, of St. Swithin's- lane, London, merchant, d. & c. Jan. 18, 25, and Feb. 22. at Guildhall. — Attornies, Messrs. Palmer, Tomlinson, & Thompson, Copthall- court, Throgmorton- street. William Truefit, of Hanover. street, Long- acre, Middlesex ship- owner, d. & c. Jan. 18, 21, and Feb. 22, at Guildhall Attorney, Mr. Bower, Cliftbrd's- lnn. William i. ushington, sen. and William l. ushington, jun. of Mark- lane, London, merchants, Jan. 21, 28, and Feb. 25, at Guildhall.— Attorney, Mr. Healing, Lawrence- lar. e, Che » pside. Ellen Crossley, of Kingston- upou- Hull, slopseller, Jan. 18, 21, and Feb. 2.5, at the Neptune Inn, Kingston- upon- Hull.— Attorney, Mr. Cotsworth, Kingston- upon- Hull. John Roxby, of Westoe, Durham ship- owner. Jan. 18, Feb. 10, and 25, at the Golden Lion Inn, South- Shields.— At- torney, Mr. Bainbridge, South- Shields. Thomas Barnacott, of Plymouth, carpenter, Jan. 22, 23, and Feb. 25, at the Commercial Inn, Plymouth.— Attorney, Mr. Hyne, Plymouth. Emmanuel Levy, of Exeter, merchant, Jan, 22, Feb. 13, a/ id 25, at the Old London Inn, Exeter.— Attorney, Mr. Terrell, Exeter. Cornelius Buttler, of the Old- Jewry, London, broker, Jan. 18, 28, and Feb. 25, at Guildhall.—' Attornies, Messrs. Bai- chellor & Potts, Sergeant's- Inn, Fleet- street. John Smith, of Blue Anchor- lane, Bermondsev, paper- maker, Jan. 18, 22, and Feb. 25, at Guildhall.— Attorney, Mr. Hughei, Dean- street, Fetter- lane. Mounlford Clarkson, of Birmingham, butcher, Jan. 18, 22, and Feb. 25, at Guildhall.— Attorney, Mr. Juekes, Belviderc- place, St. George's, Surty. James M'Cormick, of Broad- street, London, merchant, . Tan. IS, 22, and Feb. 25, at Guildhall.— Attorney, Mr. Adams, Old- Jewry. Edward Senate, of Bloomsbury, Middlesex, medicine vender, Jan. 21, Feb. 3, and 25, at Guildhall.— Attorney, Mr. Hamil- ton, Berwick- street, Soho. John Dunthorne, of Lidgate, Suffolk, surgeon, Jan. 28, 29, and Feb. 25, at the Greyhound Inn, Newmarket.— Attoruies, Messrs. Windus & Holtaway, Chancery- lane, London. Thomas Marris, Bufton- upon- Humber, and Richard Nichol- son, of Glamford- Briggs, Lincolnshire, bankers, Jan. 18, Feb. 4, and 25, at Guildhall, London.— Attorney, Mr. Edwards, Symond'- s- Inn. Thomas Ward, of Manchester, merchant, Feb. 3, 4, and 25, • it the Sprc- ad Eagle Inn, Manchester.— Attornies, Messrs, Milne, Sergeant, & Milne, Manchester. DIVIDENDS to be made to CKEDITORS. :: eb. 7. T. Clarion, of Kingsbury, Warwickshire, dealer in coals, at the Warwick Arms, Warwick. Feb. J3. James Mann, of Harbury, Warwickshire, draper, at the Bell Inn, SI ipston- upon- Stower, Worcestershire. LONDON MARKETS. Corn- Exchange, Monday, Jan. 13, 1812. We had considerable arrivals of English Wheat for this dty's market, and likewise sound cargoes of Foreign, the latter amounting to about 4,000 quarters ; with this supply, piices declined 2s. and 3s. per quarter, with the customary ex- ception, however, of a few select samples sold earlv reaching nearly last week's currency. Barley was here likewise in sufficient supply, and prices also rather lower. Malt, on the contrary, fully maintained its value. In White and Grey Peas, and the two descriptions of Beans, we had little- altera- tion. Although with but few fresh arrivals of Oats, yet the remainders on hand were considerable, and hence prices were lower, save only in the disposal of very prime samples, and which maintained the terms of this day se'nnight. Notwith- standing some of our Hour- factors insisted upon last week's prices, yet the article was held by others as cheaper, viz. 90s. 95s. 98s. and nominal 100s. per sack. Wheat 5- Is. to 90s. Fine 94s. tolOOs. Superfine 106s. toll2s. Fir. cWhite 114s. tollfis. Rye 48s. to 51s. Barley 38s. to 48s. Malt 72s. to 84s White I'eas ( ids. to 70s. Boilers 76s. to 82s. Average of Wheat, 114s. 0d.— 2s Fine Flour, 95s. to 93s.- Suttblks — s. to — s. Grey Peas 48s. to 58s. Fine — s. to fiOs. Beans 46s. to 54s. Fine — s. to 56s. ' l icks 42s. to 48s. Oats 26s. to 33s. Poland!. 34s. to 38s. 1' otatoe unto....— s. to 41s. 6dJ. higher than last return. Seconds, 90s. to — s. Average, 99s. 4dJ. per sack.— Os. 4d$. lower than last return. country, and of this society, in tiie language of a dying patriot, 1' Est* perpetual' He was seconded by Mr. William Brown, of Houghton, one of the Society of Friends, who spoke to the following effect : It is with satisfaction I second this motion in the support of so good so great and so glorious a cause as that of et. deavouring. to spread salvation over the face of the wholeeaith, which The wind will waft where- e'er the billows roll, From the world's girdle to the frozen pole. Now on taking a retrospective view of what I heard by that good, honest- hearted old gentleman the Dean of Carlisle, when, says he, nothing can give me more heartfelt satisfaction than to shake hands with dissenters whenever I can, especially on the present occasion, viz. that of spreading christian knowledge the world over, through the medium of the Bible, and that Bible alone, under the consideration of thoughts like these, together with the evidence we have now heard, if this - will not arou-' e the silence of> Quaker— what will > making even thick lip'd musing melancholy gather up her face into a smile before she is aware, nor is this all; have we not the first men of the kingdom and county to patronize our cause' it would be needless tor me to say that it is of no consequence whatever, in what net fish are caught so that they are but caught.— Then 1 say they are caught — you are caught— I am caught— by the Bible Society— the net of the Gospel. Then to you, my friends, who patronize this, so glorious a cause; what must you fee! in anticipating that you will have put it in the power of thousands, yea of millions, yet unborn, tooffer up this heartfelt language— Salvator mundi salve nojs. What must those christians feel who oppose this glorious work ?— feel— they can only feel themselves as dwa/ ts in religion. Permit me to make one observation more, and that is, lie that givcth to the poor lendeth to the Lord; and I say he that giveth to the Bible Society doth likewise; as you like your security, so give. W. B. then addressed the London Secretaries— And vou, my friends, who are more particularly engaged in this noble cauie, permit me to address you in the language of our society ,: And you, my friends, who lately were and are The sweet endear'd companions of my life, Ah! may we long each others blessings share, Sweeten each sorrow, intermix each joy, With unity ot spirit soar above These transitory things, and as we rise Together drink the well- refined wine. And in the pure and purifying stream Which from the Throne of the Most High proceeds Witness our minds repeatedly baptiz'd. And in which I bid you ail affectionately farewell. The Rev. Join Owen, in a concluding speech, congratulated the meeting on the ample, and eloquent discussion, which had taken place. He rejoiced particularly in the testimony to the merits of this society, which had been quoted from the Life of the late venerable Bishop of London, written by the Rev. R. Hodgson. He had himself not only been in the employment of that distinguished prelate, but it would cheer the evening of his life to reflect that he had ( unworthy as he was) stood high in his confidence. It was also his privilege to be equally distinguished by several of those prelates who were at once the ornament and support of this noble institution. He then adverted to the laurels with whi. ch-( through the medium ot this society] he had been crowncd, and which composed the only chaplet which hs PRICE Carraway Coiiander Red Clover White ditto White Mustard lirown ditto Turnip or SEEDS. 65s. Od. to 70s. Od.- s 35s. Od. to 40s. Od.( ... 8 » s. Od. to 126s. Od ( l, er cw « ' ... 90s. Od. tol5; is. Od.) 12s, Od. to 16s. Od. > . , .... 20s. Od. to 24s. Od. S l) erbusl1 18s. Od. to 24s. Od. ditto. PRICE o BAGS. Kent 41. 0s. fo 61. 0s. Sussex 31. 15s. to 51.12s. Essex 41. 0s. to 61. 0s. F HOPS. POCKETS. Kent 51. 0s. to 71. 7s. Sussex. .. 41. I5s. to 61. 0s. Farnham 101. 0s. tolll. 0s. SMITH Fl l- I. D.— ( Tosiuk theofi'al- Beef - Is. fid. to 6s. Od. Mutton ... 5s. Od. to ( is. 4d. Head of Cattle this Pay — Beasts, 11.54) —- Calves Monday, Jan. 13. per stone ot 8lbs.) Veal 6s. Od. to 8s. Od. i Pork 4s. 8d. to 5s. fid. about 2.540— Sheep and Lambs, 130— Pigs, 200. Nl- WGATE AND LEADENHALL MARKETS. ( By the Carcase.) Ilcef 4s. Od. to 5s. 4d. 1 Veal 5s. Od. to 7s. Sd. Mutton 3s. Sd. to fis. Sd. j ork 4s. 81. to 6s. 8,1. RAW F Best Heifers and Steers ( perst.) Ss. 4d. to 3s. fid. Middlings 3s. Od. to 3s. 2d. Shearling, 30d. to 51d.— IIDES. Ordinary 2s. Od. to 2s. 4d. Maiket Calf 15s. Od. each. Eng. Ho. se 13s. 0J. to 14s. Od. - amb Skins, — d. to — d. PRICE OF TALLOW. Town Tallow 83s. 6d. Yellow Russia .79s. Od. White ditto 77s. Od. Soarp ditto 76s. Od. Melting Stuff 64s. Od. Ditto rough 43s. Od. Graves 20s. Od. Good Dregs 9s. Od. St. James's Market, ,4s. lid. Clare Market 4s. lid. Whitechapel Market 4s. lOd. 14s. 8d. Average perst. of81b. 4s. l0d. j. PRICE os LEATHER, PSK POUND. Butts, 50 to 561b. each 20d. J to 23i. Ditto, 66 to 661b. each 25d. to 26d. Merchants' Backs lqd. to 2Id. Dressing Hides 17d. to 18d. § Fine Coach- Hides lgd. to lSd. 4 Crop Hides, S5to40lb. tor cutting I6t1 ^ to 18d, 4 45 to 501b 18d. J to 22d. Call Skins, SO to 401b 28d. to 34d. 50 to 701b 36d. to 42d. 70 to 801b 36d. to 40d. Tanned Horse- Hides, 17d. to 2Id. Small Seals ( Greenland; 32d. to 43.!. Large Ditto, 110s. to 160s. per Dozen.— Goat Skins, 34s. to 62s. * NORTHAMPTON X. E. DICEY, : Printed and Published by and for W. SUTTON, & R. SMITHSOX.
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