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Belfast Commercial Chronicle

09/09/1812

Printer / Publisher: Drummond Anderson 
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Date of Article: 09/09/1812
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NT WNIF/ TT 1,183.] WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 1812. I'RICH E W R Y. JOHN & HENRY QUINN HAVE NOW O?' SAL*, I SO Hogsheads af Jiaiu and Refmtd Sugars, 150 Chests of Black and Green Tea, J. 4' 0 Puncheons of tVhiskey, SO Hogsheads of LeafTolaect, • JVith the^ r usual Assortment of GROCERIHS. Also, 24 Hogsheads of LEAF TOBACCO, on Bond, ill Sundalk, which they win sell cheap to close Sales. An APPRENTICE will be taken who can write a fair hand ( 891) NEWRY, Sept. 1. NEWRY. 1 S 000 W1 J "/ V per THE ANIJA Do* ETAIJ(, from DHONTHON, and on Sale by ANDREW AIKEN. September S, 1812. ( SSG STAMP- OFFICE, DUBLIN. THE Commission!-' ™ for munagipg the Stamp Dntie* give Notice, that any Person ktepir.^ or using any Grey- hound, Hound, Painter. Spaniel, Setting or other D'jr, or any Gun, Net, or other Engine, for the taking or destrudtion of ( iamc, without h ving taken out a Certificate for that purpose, according to Law, l; able to a Penally of Twenty founds, to he recovered in a summary way before a Ma- gistrate. The nec tary Certificates may be had from the several Distributors throughout the Kngdpm, who have orders to prosecute such Persons as shall be found sporting withoHt having obtained such Certificate ( 887 TO BE LET, THAT CONCEB N, in North- street, now in the occu- pation of the Subscriber, which for situation, extent and con venienci1. ii so well known, as to render a particular description unnecessary. Possession of the Yard, Stores, and Office- Houses, may be had at the fir* t day of Novem- ber ensuing ; and of the Dwelling- House a1. May next.— A long I. ease will be granted of these Premises to an eligible Tenant. ROBERT GETTY. Belfast, August 29. ( 841 ~ T0 BE LEF% A CAPITAL STORE in Corn Market, containing a jf\ GROUND FLOOR and two amensive LOFTS, with OFFICE complete.— Apply to WILLIAM PHELPS, No. 3 Lime- Kiln Dock. August 10, 1812. ( 743 STAVES BY AUCTION. N AAA 1D> R! ME NEW- YORK BARREL STAVES > f, V » n> Jr will be put, for Sale by Auftion, at the Stores of N. B. M'IKTIXE, on the SHIP QtMr, on WED- NESDAY the ISth inst. at TWELVE o'clock precisely. 888) DERRY, September 7,1812 BOARDING SCH K> L, LONDONDERR T, MISS Cr. ASSON begs leave to inform her Friends and tbe Pubi c, that she has at length been able to pro- cure an accomplii'- ed Governess from England, qualified to teach Music. From her present arrangements, Mi- s C is now enabled to conduit her School on a mare extensive and advant ageous plan than formerly. Terms fur Hoarders Thirty Guineas per annum, and Two Guineas per Quarter for Music. LONDONDEKIT, August SI. N. B. No Vacation at Christmas. ( 889 WANTED ASCHOOL- MISTRESS, to teach the FEMALK CHIL- DREN in the Poor House, whose chara& er in erery rcspefl will bear the strictest enquiry* Application. t/> be made to the Committee, at the Poor- House, on SATURDAY the 12th September, at Twelve j o'Clock. ( 826) August 24. , i — | WANTED IMMEDIATELY, TPWO JOURNEYMEN CURRIERS, who i ^ understand their Business perfectly. Personal ap nidation to be made to JOHN l. ON'l, of Coleraine Rga) COLERAINE, September 4. TO BE LET, From the First of Nov• next, for such Term as may he agreed on, ACOMMODIOUS DW ELLIN' f HOUSE in the Town of Lurgan, which has lately ui ideigone a thorough re- " f air, and is now occupied by the Si ibscriber. It contains a Shop, two Parlours, six Bed- Room, Kitchen, Scullery, Pan- try, and two Cellars. The Offices consist of Stable, Cow- Koine, Hay- Lo'ts, Turf- House, two Stores, and large con- venient Yard, with an excellent Garden, in good order and well enclosed. The House may be viewed at a*> y time, and the terms i br a. plying to the IVoprieti-* y JOHN' PENTLAND. August 24. ( 832 ~ BUILDING GROUND. To le Lei, in Great Edwa: '- Street, in Front of the New Shambles, AFEW LOTS of GROUND— one of the best Situa- tions in Belfast for Building, with Vaults complete A long Lease will be given. lior particulars, inquire of Major FOX. ( 261 A MOST ELIGIBLE SITUATION FOR THE GROCER Y y SPIRIT BUSINESS. TO BE S9LD BY AUCTION, On MONDAY the 28( 4 September next ( if not previously ah- fotedof), at the Hour of ELEVENo'Clod, on the Pre- mites, and immedi ate Ponetiim given, rriHAT large SHOP and DWELLING- HOUSE, at the X lower corner of Waring street, fronting the Lime kiln Dock, at present occupied by the Subscriber; 34 Years of the Lease unexpired at November next; Yearly Rent £ 50. Immediately after will be Sold, the HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, SPIRITS, STOCK- CASKS, SHOP- F1X- TURES, & c. & c. This is one of the first situations in town for a Retail Business, jj. Any Person wishing t « purchase or Rent the above prior to the dav of Sale, will be treated with by the Sub- scriber, on the Premises. JOHN HILL Belfast, August 18. VALUABLE BUILDING GROUND, IN PERPETUITY, FOR SALE. Tf TIR SOLD BY AUCTION, on THURSDAY, lit oaoter next, at tbe Hour of TWELVE o'Clock, at JAXBS. HTNDMAH'I Office, No. 68, Donegall- jtreet, T'HAT LOT of GROUND in Ballymacarrett, No. 1. X Countyof Down, nearly adjoiningthe Foundery in front to the gieat Road to Newtownards 280 feat, and ex- ending to the Shore on the Long Strand, with a front thereto of 240 feet, and from front to rear 685 feet. This Lot of Ground would afford a street of 40 feet wide from front to rear, through the middle, and would, inde- pendent of the front Tenements to the Road, give two Fronts for Building, of 685 feet each, with Back Ground, extending in somo parts 100 feet, and in no part less than 50 feet . ,, , . . No. 2. That LOT of GROUND immed ately adjoining the Foundery Concerns in Eallymacarrett, containing in front to the Newtownards Road 513 feet, and extending back- yards on one side 525 leet, and on the other side 150 feet. This Ground is also in Perpetuity; and can be laid uut in Streets, affording several valuable and extensive Fronts. The First Lot will be Sold subjeit to £ 6 a year; and j tbe Second Lot to £ 5 a year for ever. Maps of the Premises, divided into convenient Building 1 of, mav be en at the BEL » AST COMMERCIAL Nr. ws- P„ OM; at the Office of Mr. JojefH WRIGHT, Attorney, where the Title Deeds may also be seen; and at the Sub- scriber's Office, Donegal!- street. JAMES HYNDMAN, Public Notary. fHFREAS, on the Night of MONDAY the 24th inst , V or early on TUESBAV Morning, some Persen or Persono entered the Farm of JOHN MALGREW, in the Townland of Mennydenedo, Parish of Pomeroy, and stole thereof a BLACK HORSE, five years old, eleveh bands high or upwards one white hind foot, nicely docked in the tail, with a small star in his forehead, he has one stone. Any Person that shall give such information as will lea,; to the finding said Horse, shall receive TWO GUINF. AS Reward: and for Horse and Thief FIVE GUINEAS, by applying to JOHN MARSHALL, Inn keeper, Pomeroy. PoMRRor, 27th Au-' ost, 1813. WANTED IMMEDIATELY, A FOREMAN BAKER, for the Pwtadown Public c\. Bakery. None need a;* ply who cannot produce pro- per recommendations for abilities and character. Portadown, 25th August, 1812. N. B. A Person who would take a Share iu the Business, would be preferred. ( 842 NOTICE. A LL PERSONS having Demands against the late Mrs 0L TURNLY, of Belfast, are desired forthwith, to « end their Accounts to the Office of TURNLY & BATT, in order that they may be discharged. 872) August SI, 181". NOTICE. 4LL former permissions for Shooting on my E « tat » > in the Counties of Down and Antrim, are from this date withdrawn; and those Gentlemen who wish in future to have leave, will give in their names at the Castle- Office, Belfast. DONEGALL- Donegall- House, Aug. 22. ( 8SS NOTICE. THERE will be a General Jubilee for tbe GAME of all descriptions, on the Estates of the Right Hon. EARL O'NEILI., in the County of Antrim, this Season, and all for- mer permissions to shoot are hereby recalled. The Tenants and Gamf- K'- epers having received the most positive orders to attend to the preservation of the Game in their several distriifts, all Poachers and unqualified Persons found trespassing therebn, will be dealt witti according to I. air. « - r 763) August 12, 1812. FURTHER ADJOURNED SALE OF PROFIT RENTS, & c. U He Matter of . "| PO be SOLD by WALTER MARTIN WHITE, F AUCTION, at the OF LIMERICK, / Commercial Buildings, LI- O Bankrupt V MERICK, by Order of — ' the Commissioners in this matter, at TWO o'Ciock in the Afternoon, on TUESDAY the I5th day of September, 1812, the following LEASE- HOLD INTEREST and PROFIT RENTS, part of said Bankrupt's Estate, wiz.: — I. Three Capital New- Built DWELLING- HOUSES, with suitable OFFICES, & c situate in Patrick- street, C ry of l. imerick, all Let to solvent Tenants, with Fines, at low Rents, who have considerable Interest* therein This Pro- perty is held for a Term exceeding eight hundred Years, at £ 1%, 15r. 10^. head Rent, and set tor £* 40 per Annum, leaving a net annual Profit Rent of £ 261, 4t.' 2d. for said Term, unquestionably well secured. N. il. These three Houses are situate in one of the best Streets in Limerick, and were built by the Bankrupt in the m » st permanent manner. Mr. WHITE was offered for these Concerns >£ 3250, as per his Schedule. This Property is subjeA to . Mortgage, executed to Mr. G. A. HUNAN, which is to be discharged out of the Purchase Money, so that the Purchaser will have a perfe& ly clear unincumber- ed Title II. All that the Extensive BREWERY, STORES, two Extensive MALT- HOUSES, CORN- STORES, COOP- ERAGE, YARD, and L1NNIES, with a large Walle t- in GARDEN adjoining, all situate at Thomond- Gate, City of Limerick, on the Banks of the River Shannon ; the whole occupying ne? r! y Two Acres of 1 and. The Brewery, with its present mast convenient awd fixed Utensils,. consisting of Two Coppers, Kteve, Copper- back, Under- back, Two Fer- menting I'uns, Three Metal Pumps, Hop- backs, Vans, Troughs, Coolers, Horse- Mill, & c.; is capable of Brewiug 20,000 Tierces of Porter annually, and with a small ex- pense to enlarge the Fermenting Stores, is capable of Brew- ing 40,000 Tierces annually, f » r which there is always a certain Ready Money demand. Toe Matt- Houses ( in per- fedt order) wet ISO Barrels of Barley at a time, with ample Barley Storage for double the Quantity required. It is one of the most desirable Situations in Ireland, fur the Brewing, Malting, or Distilling Business. A clear and uninenmbered Title can be made out to the Purchaser. The whole Con- cern is held by I ease for S& Years, from First of May, 1796, at £ 140 per annum It may be viewed previous to the Sale, by applying to Mr. WHITE, or Messrs PHELPS', Limerick. After sale of the Brewery, about 1000 empty Tierces on tbe Premises, will be also disposed of. For further Particulars, as to said several Profit Rents, Leasehold Interests, & c and the respective Titles thereto, apply to Messrs. JAMF. S and SAMUEL PHELPS, Mer- chants, and to Mr. W. M. WHITE, Limerick; JOHN PHELPS, Jltferchant, the Assignee, Capel srreet, Dublin; THOMAS BENJAMIN MIDDLETON, Agent to the Assigoee, 4, Bishop- street, Dublin; or, to Mr. JOHN DARTNELL, Mary- street, Cork. Further particulars will also be given at the time of Sale, when the Terms of Sale will be declared. THOMAS SEYMOUR, AUCTIONEER, LIMERICK COUNTY OF DOWN. FEE SIMPLE ESTATE TO BE SOLD, XTtRF. E from all Incumbrances, the Title un ' er an Aift of ! L Parliament. The Townlands of LOUGHORN, SHIN, an-! I. 1SNA- REE, containing above 760 Irish Acres, within a Rug Fence, and situated within four miles of Newry. Proposds may be made for these Townlands together, oi or any of them separately, to TIOM , S GREER, Newry; ot io Oxoass Caexiaa, Dominick- sU,- et, Dublin. ( 444 BONAPARTE FAMILY. The following account of the present Establish- mcnt aad Connections of this Family, which acts ! so important a part oa the Theatre of the world, is extracted from the French Court List, publish- ed by authority:— Napoleon, born ! 5th August, 1769; Emperor of tbe French, ISth May, 1804; consecrated and crqwned at Paris iJd December, in the same year; crowned King of Italy, 2Sth May, 1805 ; married at Vienna, 7th March, 1810; at Paris, 5th April fallowing, to Maria Louisa, Archduchess of Austria, bora 12th December, 1791, Empress of the French, Queen of Italy. Issue from this marriage:— Napoleon Francis Charle3 Joseph, Imperial Prince, King of Rome, born March 20, 1811. Joseph Napoleon, brother of the Emperor of the French, born 7th J. trv varjy 1768; King of the Spaina and of the~ fn! iiea, € t! i June, 1* 808; a French Prince, Grand Elector of the Empire; married 1st August, 1794, to Maria Julia, Queen of the Spaius, and of the In- dies, 6th June, 1808, born 26th December, 1777. Issue from this marriage:— Charlotte Zenaide Julie, Infanta, born 8th July, 1801. Charlotte, sister of the above; an Infant^, born 31st October, 1802. Louis Napoleon, King, brother of the Emperor, Constable of the Empire; bom 2d September, 1778; married 3d January, 1802, to Hortensia Eugenia, Queen, born lOtli April, 1783. Issue from this marriage j— Napoleon Louis, Prince Royal, born 11th Octo- ber, 1804", Grand Duke of Berg and of Cleves, Sd March, 1809. Charles Louis Napoleon, brother to the last- men- tioned, born 20th April, 1808. Jerome Napoleon, brother of the Emperor of the French, born 15th Nov. 1784 ; a French Prince, King of Westphalia, 1st December, 1807; mar- ried 22d August, 1807, to Fredericia Catherina Sophia Dorothea,- Princess Royal of Wurtemberg, bom 21st February, 1783, Queen of Westphalia. Josephine, bora 21th June, 1768, Empress Queen. Maria Anne Eliza, sister of the Emperor of the French, born 3d Jan. 1777, Grand Duchess of Lucca and Pionabina, having the Government- General of the departitf'nts of Tuscany; mar- v ried 5th May, 1757, to ~ Felix, Prince of Lucca and Piombino, born 18th May, 1762. Issue from this marriage;— Napoleon Eliza, Princess of Piombino, born 3d June, 1806. Maria Pauline, sister of the Emperor, born 20th October, 1780; Princess and Duchess ofGuas- talla, 30th March, 1806; married to His Imperial Highness the Prince Burghese, Duke of Guastalla, Governor- General of the Department beyond the Alps, and, in that capa- city, a Grand Dignitary of the French Empire. Maria Annunciade Caroline, sister of the Empe- ror, Queen of the two Sicilies ; married to Joachim Napoleon, born the 25th March, 1771; Grand Admiral of the French Empire, and King of the two Sicilies, 15th July, 1808. Issue from this marriage :— Napoleon Achille, Prince Royal, born 20th Jan. 1801. Napoleon Lucien Charles, his brother, bora 16th May, 1803. Lsetitia Joseph, his sister, born 25th April, 1804. Louisa Julie Caroline, her sister, bora 23c! March, 1805. Maria Laetitia, born 24th August, .1750, mother of the Emperor. Eugene Napoleon, Viceroy of Italy, Prince of Venice, Arch- Chancellor of State of the Em- pire, Hereditary Prince of the Grand Duchy of Frankfort, bora 3d September, 1780, married 13th January, 1806, to the Princess Augusta Amelia, of Bavaria. Issue from this marriage:— Augusta Napoleon, Prince of Venice, born 8th December, 1810. Josephine Maximillienne Eugene Napoleon, Prin- cess of Bologna, born 14th March, 1807. Horte'nse Eugene Napoleon, her sister, born 23d December, 1808. We have given the preceding account literally as it appears in the French Court List, revised by the Government, and sanctioned by its authority. We now have to offer some observations, which probably occur still more strongly to most of the French readers, but vhich the state of the press v. ill nut allow any body in their country to publish: 1. It is worthy of notice, that Napoleon's mar- riage with Josephine, and his subsequent divorce, are passed over in perfect silence; and that men- tion is made only of the existing marriage with Maria Louisa. It is stilted, however, by those- who have arrived recently from Paris, that since the birth of the young King of Rome, Maria Louisa is not the object of that extreme solic tude which Napoleon shewed for her before; some sup- posing that he never regarded her in any otl^ er light than as the mere medium of having an heir; although others attribute the change in his man- ner towards her to the delay of a second preg. nancy. All agree that he is extremely particular ia hi » atteutioa to Josepliiue, fcjtli wham, indeed. he never ceased to be on terms of the mojt coi1- dial intimacy. 2. The list makes no mention whatsoever of Lucien Bonaparte. 3. Maria Julia, Queen of the Spain.;, wife of Joseph Bixiaparte, is noticed si. nply by name, without mentioning her origin, which as our readers will observe, is always done when the per- son is of any sovereign family. Joseph Bona- parte's wife is the daughter of the Protect of a prin- cipal town in the south of France. She has a sis- ter married to Bernadotte, Crown Prince of Swe- den. It has been recently reported, that this last mentioned lady was to be divorced from her hus- band, and to reside in France, but the latest ac- counts from Sweden contradict the statement, and assures us that they live on the happiest terms. 4. Louis Napoleon, King.—— This j- eq, the King of Holland ; but since the supp.'."„.. jn ^^ j his kingdom, and the incorporation of his terri- I tory with the French Empirs, he seems to be in j the situation of a King unattached, like an Officer 1 having army rank by brevet, or rather to be al- j lowed to retain his title by courtesy, after hav- I ing been deprived of it in reality, like a retired Captain. 5. Hortensia Eugene, Queen, the wife of Louis, and formerly Queen of Holland, seems to hold her Royal title on the same grounds its her husband. She was the daughter of the Empress Josephine, by her first husband, the Viscomte De Beauhar- nois, who perished in the Revolution. She grew up to marriageable age after Napoleon's union with her mother, and being a very beautiful girl, was a great favourite with him; insomuch, that when he gave her in marriage to his brother Louis, scandal said that it was for the purpose of covering a criminal intimacy of his own with her, already existing, or contemplated by him. The issue of this marriage, Napoleon Louis, stiled Brine; Royal ( that is, ci- devanl Prince Royal of Holland), passed for a long time for presumptive heir to Bonaparte's whole empire; an opinion which gave additional force to the scandal about | his birth. This scandal has been since farther confirmed by the separation between Louis and his wife; the latter having for several years re- sided at Paris, while Louis was at the Hague Since the incorporation of the Kingdom of Hol- land, she has continued to reside there, while Louis, altogether out of favour with his brother, and not concealing his sentiments respecting him, passing his time in visiting the obscure watering places of Germany. Louis did not hesitate to in- sinuate his suspicions in his addresses to the States of Holland at the period of his abdication, when expressing his confidence that his wife and son would find favour in the sight of the Emperor - The boy has been made a Sovereign Prince, be- ing appointed Grand Duke of Berg and Cleves, in the room of Murat, ..- hen the latter was pro- moted to the Kingdom of Naples. This rank the child still holds ; white his father, though a King in name, is a wandering outcast in Germany; and his mother, though called a Queen, is a discard- ed favourite at Paris. 6. Jerome Napoleon, it will be recollected, when sent to sea, some years since, to learn the profession of an Admiral, took refuge in an Ame- rican port, and married Miss Patterson, the daugh- ter of a respectable merchant of Philadelphia, of Irish origin. This lady he afterwards deserted, at the instance of Napoleon, and returned to France, still vowing inviolable faith towards her: but when she followed him to Europe, she found that she was prohibited by the special orders of Napoleon from landing in any port of France, or of the countries dependent upon it. She was, therefore, compelled to return to America, after a short sojournment in England where she receiv- ed the most polite attention. Jerome afterwards married the German Princess, whom the power of Napoleon compelled to give her hand to him. 7. Marine Pauline, signed Bonaparte, married to the Prince Borghese, whom the Christians ri- diculed by translating his name Prince Bourgeois, was formerly the wifb of Gen. Le Clerc, who we » . t on the expedition from France to St. Domingo, in the last peace, and having amassed an immense fortune, by plunder, died of the disease incident to that climate. His widow returned to France with his riches, which, as well as her brother's power and influence, induced the Prince Borghese to marry her. f 8. Eugene Napoleon, son of" the Empress Jose- phine, by her former husband Beauhamois, Vice- roy of Italy, & c. was adopted into the Imperial family by Bonaparte, whence he takes the addition of Napoleon, which is also borne for a similar cause, by Joachim Murat, King of Naples, wiih her son, and, notwithstanding' every eflf> rt was make to discover their retre- at, they had not since been'heard of; but having lately been in- formed that the woman was a native of Lrerlt, ? he had come to the resolution of going there ia search of her child, and with this view had walk- ed from London to Folkingham, a distanc • of 106 miles, with an infant not more than six weeki old in her arms. The boy's master stated, that about the latter end of last January he met a wo- man and boy in the vicinity of Sleaford, where he resides; she appeared very ragged, and other, wise milch distressed, and was at that time beat, ing the boy rilost severely; she then accosted him ( the master), saying she was in great dis- tress, and a long way from home, and after some further preliminary conversation, said, if he would her two guineas to enable her to get home, she would bind heT son apprentice to him ; this proposal was agreed' to, and the boy was regular, ly indentured, the worhnhaving previously made affidavit as to bring his owfr- ffiW^ v-^ fMrtfric mony was corroborated by the hvy himself: but as no doubt remained in the mind of any one re- specting the boy's real mother, his master, without farther ceremony, resig , ed him to her. The inhabitants interested themselves very hu- manely in the poor woman's behalf, by not only paying her Coach fare back to London ( her child- ren having been freed by one of the proprietors), but also by collecting for her the sum of £ 2, 5s. INTERESTING EVENT. An interesting occurrence took place at Folk- ingham on Tuesday evening se'nnigh. t.—- A poor woman, who had obtained a pass- billet to remain there all night, was sitting by the fire in the kit- chen of the Greyhound Inn, with an infant child at her breast, when two Chimney- sweeps ciime in, who had been eng iged to sweep some of the chirnnies belonging to the inn early next? teJorn- ingj They were, according to custom, s^ ttd with a supper, whieh they had begun to e:; t( w'ien the younger, a boy aboet seven voa. rs of age, ivifv pening to ctst his eyes, upon the worn in ( who had been likewise viewing them with a tised sciencion from their first entrance), suddenly started up, and exclaimed in' a frantic tone—" That's my Mo- ther!" and immediately flew into her arms ! It appeared that her name is Mary Davis, and that she is the wife of a private in the 2i rejjimcnt. of . she | l icr l| MR. MUNGO PARK. The following is an interesting extract from The Edinburgh Review: — " The last accounts of Mr. Park, from himself, were from 3: tnsanding, on the Niger, whence He transmitted his Jotiinal to the Government. The Institution are about to publish this immediately, for the benefit of his unfortuate family : and let us, in passing, intreat every one of the readers" Of this Re- view, for the sake of justice and humanity, to contri- bute their mite to the publication ; so that a fu. ivl, worthy of the cause in which he fell, may be raised for the family of the most enterprising tr. iTeller of the age. Along with Mr; Park's Journal, will be published that of Isaac* a native Mahometan, who having accompanied him to Sansanding, was after wards sent by Governor Maxwell to procure some account of liis fate — he returned to Senegal, after an ibsence of 20 months; and made his report in writ- ing. From it we extract the following account of Mr. Park's death, as given to Isa;. c by Araadee- Fatourna, who accompanied him from Sansanding on board a large schooner- rigged canoe, in which he had undertaken tbe navigation of the river to its mouth. Amadee- Fatouma accompanied him til! two or three days after he had readied the kingdom of Haoussa. " Next day," savs be, " Mr Park dofwrtc l, an.! I slept in the village ( Yaour). Next morning I went to thfc King, to pay my respects to him— on enteiing tbe house, 1 found two men, who came on horseback — they were sent by the Chief of Yaour. They said to tbe King, ' we are sent by the Chief of Y. iour, to let you know, that the white men went away, without giving you or him ( tbe Chief) any thing— tiiey h. ve a great many things with tln- ni, an 1 w » have received nothing from them; and this Amidee- F- itnumn, now before you, is a bad man, and has likewise m ide a tool of you both.' The K ng immediately ordered me to he put in iron;, which was accordingly done, and every tiling I had taken from me— some were ft r killing me, and some for preserving my life. The next morning early the King sent an army to a vil- lage failed Boussa, near the river's side— theie is be- fore this village a rock, across the whole breadth of the river— one part of the rock is very high; the. e is a large opening in that rock in the Li m of a door, which is the only passage for the iv r er to pass tbrc';- the tide current is here very strong ; t! w army went arid took possession of tbe top of this opening. Mr Pa k came there after the army had pasted itself; he nevei cheless attempted to pass. The people be. ran to attack him ; throwing lances, pikes, arrows . nd sto- i % M . Park d • tinned himself for a long t. me : two " f t e slaves at the stern of the canoe, were killed.— they threw every thing they had in the canoe into the river, and kept fit ing- j but being ovei powered by numbeis and fatigue, and unable to keep up the canoe against the current, and no probability of escapin r, of one of ibe white men and Martin did tiie sain', and they were drowned in tbe stream in attempting to es- cape. The only slave remaining in the boat, s. eing the natives persist in throwing weapons at tile canoe, stood up and said to them—' stop throwing ruw ) you see nothing in the canoe, and nobo'v liut myself — therefore cease | take me and the canoe, out don't kill me.' They took possession of the canoe and the man and carried them to the King. " I was kept in irons three months, the King then released me, and gave me a female slave. 1 immedi- ately went to the slave taken in thi canoe, who told ine in what manner Mr Paik, and all of them had died, and what I have related above." Mr Park took hold jumped into the water Foot Guards, now serving in the Peninsula ; s resides > n Westminster ; her husband quitted ! Without entering into the niqe qu - siions involved in Sir S. Ro. milly's measures for adapting punish- ments to crimes, we may surely be allowed to'state, as a radical defect in our criminal laws, that nn ade- quate punishment can be inflicted on public defaulters. We k- gisl ate with promptitude and vigour agaiijit t ,< t stealers of the most trifling articles in a dwrli ng- houae r shop; we can denounce be.. vv punisijiw- iits on the wrete/ ies who puiloin a door^ cr, ipei or a birch- broom, but the Gentlemen who rob tlw nation of millions, we kindly permit to- go tc America ! The reports of Lord Sidniouth having allied his opinion, or resolved upon a new line of cci; Juct, re- lative to the Catholic claims, are entirely void of foundation ; and it is stated, on authority not to !>•; questioned, " that as' the Noble V. scouut's opinion this question is not altered, his cundu. t, wh< never to embark for forsign serVics oa the 2' Jth of lssf « it sha'l be bi'ougbt forward, will be found January, and on the 28th of . he same month she ' left her son in the c tre of a woman who occupied the front rooms of' her house, while she went to I if ash fot a family in the neighbourhood ; on her I returu in the evening, the woman bad decamped _ to leiiniin ui- c . aged. Lord B'ron, we und » rstand, has sold his estate of Newstead Aobey, in Not! n . bimshire, for ) 40,000/ ' phe principal estates of the N" bie LM'II « :.- ui shire. BELFAST C JMMRKCIAL CHRONICLE. A. ST COT" 5 SK OF FX^ f A. NOE, & c. JzpT 7. !) « !<>,. on t. on " on ( 91 HO 8|- per cent. • rtelfafton Dublin ffil ds. 1 1 pe- cent. Belfast in CJlascrnw 7f per cent. fruxn. SEPT. 7— Sj- per cenr Cow Deb 7 If J .5 per cent. Ditto 100* JZrinr. rtn. SEPT. 5.— s per' cenr. Cmnsols ' or Ace 5Sj SSPI. 7.— Dub. on Lon. 9. I SSRI 5— Lon. on Dub. 9$ AHMVED. MAI'. 1* SivrF OTTR LAST. not 2 , Bv DOHAGHA***.. 8 .................. Br DOBLIH 0 BELFAST, Wednesday, September 9, 1812. W K LONG TON & VICTORY. With the most gratified feeling of exultation, ire have this day the pleasure of announcing to our readers, that the British arms, under Marquis Wellington, continue to be most triumphant in Spain, his Lordship having taken possession of Ma ' rid, the capital of Spain, as will be seen by the following Official details, published in Dublin : » nd which we hasten to lay Kefore the Public. DMin- Cfutj^ Jth. September, 1812. TTORO— I have the honour, to inclose, by Command of the'Lord Lieutenant, for your Lord- jhip's information, a Copy of a Bulletin received this morning, containing intelligence of the Allied ARMV, under the command of the Marquis of Wellington, having entered Madrid, after an in considerable resistance on the 12th ult. and of the Surrender of the Retiro by Capitulation, on the 14th.— T have the honour to be, my Lord, your Lordship's most obedient humble Servant,. ROBERT PEEL. Right Hon. the Lord Mayor, Sfc. WAR DEPARTMENT. m Sept. 1812, 6 o'ClocJt, P. M. Dispatches have been received, • by Earl Ba- th urst, from the Marquis Wellington, dated the 13th and 15th ult." containing the intelligence of the Allied: Army having entered Madrid, after an inconsiderable resistance on the 12th ult, and that the Retiro had surrendered by capitulation on the 14th, with two thousand, five hundred prisoners. In that place there were found one hundred and eighty- nine pieces of cannon ; the Eagles of the 13th and 51st Regiments, 900 barrels of powder, 50,000 stand . of arms, and considerable magazines of clothing, provisions and ammunition. Lord Wellington adds, that, the officers and men who were wounded in the battle of Salaman. co, are in the most favourable way. LONDON GAZETTE EXTRA58. • qbdWA^ Y- DOWNING- STREET, SEPTEMBER 4, 181?. Major Burgh, Aid- de- camp ^ o the Marquis of Wellington, ha? this clay arrived at Lord Ba- thurst's office with dispatches addressed to his Lard ship bv Lord Wellington, dated Madrid, the 13 h and 15th ultimo, of which the following are extrafi's: MACRtD, AUGOST 13. H'vmg found that the army ander Marshal Marmont eon'inued their retreat upon Burgos, in a state not likely to take thr field again for some time, 1 determined To bring Joseph Bonaparte to a general a& ion, or force him to quit Madrid. Accordingly I moved from Cuellar on the 6th instant. We arrived at Segovia on the 7th, and at St. Ildefonso on the 8th, where I halted one day, to allow the right of the army more time to come up. No opposition wai made to the passage of the troops through the moontains ; and- Brigadier- Ge- tieral D'Urban, with the Portuguese cavalry, and lit light battalion of the King's German Ligion, and Captain M'Donald's troop of horse artillery, had been through the Guadarama pass since the 9th. He moved forward on the morning of the 11th from the neighbourhood of Galapagas, and supported by the heavy cavalry of the King's Ger- man Legion, from Torrelodnnes, he drove in the French cavalry, about 2000 in number, and placed himself at Majalahonda with the Portuguese ca. valry, and Captain M'Donald's troop, and the cavalry and light infantry of the Ring's Gorman Legion at Las Royas, about three- quarters of a mile distant. • • The enemy's cavalry whiek had been driven off in the morning, and had moved towards Nava Carnero, returned about five in the: afternoon, and Brigadier- General D'Urban having formed the Portuguese cavalry in front of Majalahonda, sup- ported by the ' hotse artillery, ordered, the cavalry to charge the enemy's leading squadrons, which appeared too far advanced to be supported by their main body. The Portuguese cavalry ad- vanced to the attack, but unfortunately turned abautDefore they reached the enemy; and they fled through the village of Maj'alahonda, and back upon the German dragooris ; leaving behind them unprotected and unsupported, those guns of Captain Macdonald's troop, which had been inoved forward to co- operate with the cavalry— By the activity of the officers and soldiers of Cap. tain Macdonald's troop, the guns were, however, jiioved off; but owing to the unfavourable nature of the ground over which they were moved, the carriage of one was broken, and two others were , overturned, and these three gun* fell iuo the enc. . my'j Vands, The Portuguese dragoons having fled through Majalahonda, were rallied and reformed upon the heavy dragoons of the King's German Legion, which were formed between that village and Las Royas. The German cavalry charged the ene- my, although under many disadvantages and j stopped their further progress ; but I am sorry to j Say, that they suffered considerable loss, and that Colonel Jonqueries, who commanded the brigade, was taken prisoner. The left of the army was about two miles and a half distant, at the Puente de Ratamar on the Guadarama River, and Col. Ponsonby's brigade of cavalry and a brigade of infantry of the 7th division having moved forward to the support of the troops in advance, the ene- my retired upon Majalahonda as soon as they ob" served these troops, and night having cbme on, they retired upon Alcorcon, leaving our guns at Majalahonda'. I am happy to report that the officers of the Portuguese cavalry behaved remarkably well, and shewed a good example to their men, particularly the Viseonde de Barbacua, who was taken prison- er. The conduct of the brave German cavalry, was, I understand, iexcellent, as was that of Capt. Maedonald's troop of horse artillery. The light infantry battalion was not engaged. The army moved forward yesterday morning, and its left, took possession of the city of Madrid' Joseph Bonaparte having retired with the army of the centre by the roads of Toledo and- Aranjuez, leaving a garrison in the Retiro. It is impossible to describe the joy manifested by the inhabitants of Madrid upon our arrival ; and I hope that the prevalence of the same senti- ments of detestation of the French yoke, and of a strong desire to secure the independence of their country, which first induced them to set the ex- ample of resistance to the Usurper, will induce them to make exertions in the cause of their coun- try, which will be more efficacious than those for- merly made. I have not yet heard that Astorga has fallen ; but the garrison which the enemy left in Torde- sillas, about 260 in number, surrendered to Gen Santocildes on the 5th instant. I fiave received no further reports of the situs, tion of General Ballasteros since the 21st pf July. I have letters from General Joseph O'Donnell and General Roche of the 26th July; and the army of Murcia, under the command of the former, « - as defented by General D'Harispe on the 21st of July.— It appears that the Spanish troops mov- ed forward to attack General D'Harispe's posts at Castalla and at Ybi ; those which attacked thf former were repulsed with the loss of 2000 men and two pieces of cannon ; thise which attacked, the latreif, under tlife c;> mirifncf of General Rochttj conduced themselves remarkably, and covered the retreat of the troops under General O'Donneli, and a'terwards effi ffed their own retreat, in good or- der, to Alicante. This dispatch will be delivered by my Aid- de- camp, Major Burgh, who will be able to explain any further circumstances relating to our situa- tion ; and I beg leave to recommend him to your Lordship's protection. P. S. Since writing this dispatch, I have re- ceived a letter of the 10th. inst. from Gen. Mait- land, from Alicante, in which that Officer informs me that he had no that day landed at that place. TRANSLATION. CAHTUL* TION proposed by General the Furl of Welling ton, Commander in Chief of the Allied A- my, and accept- ed by Colonel La Fond, Commandant of the Fort of La China, AUK- 14th, 18* 2. Art. I.— The garrison shall march out of the fort with the honours of war, and shall lay down their arms on the glacis. Art. II The garrison, and persons of every description in the fort, shall be prisoners of war. Art III The officers shall be allowed to re- tain their swords, their baggage, and their horses, according to the number allowed them bv the regulations of the French army ; and the soldiers shall keep their knapsacks. . Art. IV.— The magazines of the fort of every* description, shall be delivered to the officers of the respective departments, and the French com- mandants of artillery, and of engineers, shall fur- bish lists of the consents « . f each depot. The plans of the fort shall also be delivered to the com. mandinir officers of the British engineers. Art. V This capitulation shall tike place at j four o'clock in the afternoon, and the gates of the ! fort shall be occupied by the troops of the ;, llied j army as soon as this capitulation is ratified. : I Signed on the part of General the Earl of Wellington, FJTZ. ROT SOMERSET, Lieut.- Col. and Military Secretary Ratified, . WELLINGTON. Signed on the part of Colonei La Fond, R. DE LA BHUNE. This Capitulation is ratified by the Colonel Commanding the Fort of La China, ( Signed) LA- FOND. Madrid Aug. 15, 1£ 13. I have the pleasure to inform your Lordship, that the garrison of the Retiro surrendered by capitulation yesterday; and I have now the ho- nour to inclose a translation of the capitulation. ' We invested the place completely on the even- ing of the J 3th ; and in the night detachments of the 7th division of infantry, under the com- mand of Major General Hope, and of the SJ di- vision of infantry, under the command of Major • General the Honourable E. Pa& enham, drove in the enemy's posts from the Prado and the Botani- cal Gardens ; and the works which they had con- strufled outside of the park- wall, and having bfo- ken through the wall in different places, they were established in the palace of the Retiro, and close to the exterior of the enemy's works, inclosing the, building called La China. The troops were preparing in the morning to attack. those works, preparatory to the arrange- ments to be adopted for the attack of the interior line and building, w- he. n the Governor sent out an officer to desire to capitulate, and I granted him the honours of war, the baggage of the officers and soldiers of the garrison, & c. as specified in the en... closed . agreement. -' .. , _ ... I inclose a return of the strength of the garri, son, which marched out yesterday at four o'clock, on their road to Cyidad Rodrigo. We have found in the place 189 pieces of brass ordnance, in excellent condition ; nine hundred barrels of: powder} twenty thousand stand of arms; and! '- considerable magazines of clothing, provisions \ and ammunition. | We have likewise found the eagles of the I3ih : and 51 it regiments, which I forward to England; to beijtesented to his Royal Highness the Prince' Reg^^ by my Aid- de- camp, Major Burgh. I see, by a letteffrom Gen. Ballastero. s to Licit tenanti. Gen. Sir Rowland Hill, of the 29th ' July, that he had been in Malaga on the 14xh of that, month,. after an engagement with General Laval, near Coin. Gen. Ballasteros was at Grazelena on the 29th. I have a letter from Lieutinant- Gen. Sir Rowland Hill of the 8th inst.; and al- though Gen. Drouet bad been in movement for three days, it does not appear that his movements are of any importance. I inclose returns of the killed, wounded, and missing, in the affair at Majalahonda, on the 11th inst. and of the loss iu the attack of the works of ' the Retiro. Return of the Prisoners of War, taken at the For? de la China, in the Retire, and in the General Hospital la • Atocha, on the 14th Augcst', 1812. Staff— 1 Colonel, S Captains, 2 Subalterns, 7 staff, 2 civil Officers, 16 serjeants, drummers, and rank and'file. Artillery— 1 lieutenant- colonel, 8 captains, 10 subalterns, S55- serjeants, drummers, and rank and file, 46 herses and muies. Engineers— 1 lieutenant colonel, 2 captaios, 1 subaltern, 70 servants drummers, and rank and file. Detachments of several regiment* of infantry; forming the, garrison— 1 colonel, 2 lieutenant- colonels, 9 captains, 19 subalterns, 1450 Serjeants, drummers, and rank and file. Independent garrison company— I captain, 3 subalterns, 91 serjeawrs drummers, rank an I file Total taken at the lore— 2 colonels. 4 lieutenant- colonels, 22 captains, 35 - u ' alterns, 7 staff. 3 civil officers, 1982, serjeants, drummers,. and rank and file, 46 ho ses anil mfiles. Staff— 12 civil officers, 1 rank and file. Si . k and convalescents— 1 captain, 5 subalterns, 4 civil offi- cers, 228 Serjeants, drummers, and rank and fiie. . Total taken at ( he eneral ho; ital— 1 captain, 5 subalterns, 16" ci*" il officers, 429 serjeants, drum- mers, ami rat k .. nd fi e General tot. l taker j- 2506 R B « % ul4iOlU- U' 6. Wiik « icJ fije British, and 6 officers and 144 rank an . file, Spaniard were r la- tin ill the fort of Ea Chiifa. " JOHN. WATERS, Lii? ut Col- and A X G. Madrid, 14th August, 1812. Return of Ordnance, Ammunirion and Scores, found in the Redoubt of La China, on the Capitulation on the 14th inst Army of the Centre. Brass- guns, battering— 8 twenty- four pounders, t twelve- pounders, 3 eight pounders, 5 six- pounders, 6 four- poun- ders. 26,. twelve pounders. Brass jruns, field— 29 eight- pounders, 3 six- pounders, 35 four- pounders, 1 three pounder, 4 two- pounders. Brass guns, field mountain— 5 four- pounders, 1 three- . pounder. Brass, guns, marine— 7 two- pounders. Iron guns, battering— I long eight- pounder, 2 four- poun- derg. Iron guns, marine— 1 four- pounder, 2 one- pounders, 1 and thr* e eight- inch d'arneter. Brass howitzers, battering— 2 eight- inch, 1 seven- inch Brass howitzers, filed 20 six- inch, 10 five and half- inch. Brass mortars, ordinary— 3 twelve- inch, 2 eight- inch, 1 six- inch. Brass mortar— 1 chambered conical. To'ftl ntecs of ordnance— 181 21,832 round shot of sorts, 1148 shells, empty, of sorts; 4708 case shot of sorts; 1804 shells for howitzers, of sons; 165 empty prenades, 2fi, 488 balls, cast iron sorts, 149 sun anfi howitzer carnages, ditto 6 beds for mortars, ditto 22,667 muskets of several kin'U, serviceable and re pairahle, 1 carabine, 123 mu'quetoons, 453 pistols. Total sma'l arms— 23,254. G7SC, bayonets of sorts, 1430 swords of ditto, 29 Spontoans, 270 powder barrels, 5191 cartridges of sorts filled for guns; 2,< 523 299 ball cartridges, G, 060 blank ditto for exercise, 294 974 flints, 209 lOOlbs. lead' of sorts, 6 pon- toons of wood, with carriages and apparatus, 76 caissoons of diff rent descript. ou-, 83 waggons, carta, forges, and other c Triages, Army of Portugal, i Brass gnns, bartering— S twelve poundecs, Ss e gbt- pounder » , I four- pounder. B. ass howitzers, field— 2 s'x inih. To'a! pieces af ordnance— 8. 1089 iound shot of sorts, 254 c. tst shot of sorts. 233 grape shot of sorts. ^ 14 i* un and howizer carriages, cast iron sorts. | 240 powder barrels, 2614 cartridges of sorts, filled for guns. Total average of powder— near 700 . barrels. | 761.520 ball cartridges, 40,060 flints, 339 lbs. leads of sorts. ( Signed) WM. ROBE, Lieut. Col. Commanding Royal Artillery. ( Signed) E WEBBPR, Commiss and Paymaster Ord Dep. To his Excellencv the Earl of Wellington, K. B. Commander of . the Forces. Return of French Engineer Stores, taken in the Works of the Retiro, Madrid, 14th August, 1812, If22 spa ' es and shovels, 170 pick- axes, 998 bill hooks, 400 hoes. 313 felling axes, 189 hand ha'chets, 80 saws, 40 planes, 30 augers, 50 chisse's, 70 baskets, SO wheel bar- rows, 1 fire engine, 30 hand- barrows, 12 ta& les, 5 forges complete, 8000 sand bags , A quantity of ir6n, steel, lead, timber, coal, and all smaller articles necessary for the construction of the works, J F. BKRGOYNE, Capt. Royal Engia. and l- ieut.- Col. ( A ti ue Copy.) ( Signed) ' JOHN WARTERS, Lieut.- Col. and A. A. G. PACKET BY EXPRESS. Chronicle- Office, Wednesday Morning. We stop the Press to acknowledge the receipt of our Express Packet, with the London Papers of Saturday. They are nearly altogether antici- pated by the foregoing important intelligence ; we may, however, insert the following :—. ( London, Saturday, September 5. The post- chaise which conveyed Major feurgh to town, was decorated with laurel, and. contained one of the eaptured eagles. He was cheered by , the populace as he passed along, and on his ar- nd Missing of the Army un- . • , • « , , ni the Far I of ! nva' 111 Do^ ning- street, the acclamations were id a;> d uniyersnl. Thq Fark and Tower guns were fired to an- nounce the event, about seven o'clock in the even- ing, 1 and the utmost joy and hilarity pervaded every countenance, REPORTED CAPTURE OF TWO AME- RICAN FRIGATES. Most sincerely do we wish the following may be speedily confirmed:— f StarJ.^ . • " OEORTO, AUGUST 25. " There is a report here that two American frigates ( one of them the President) have been taken and carried into Halifax. This intelligence comes w'a Newfoundland, in 21 days." Return of Killed, Wounded der. ihe Command of ; .• Hxccllency Wellington. . K. R. in aji aff. ir > u: to. the enemy'sc< valry, , j loud and universal ' in front of the village of ' MLj uoaivda^ thS'Tlth August, ! 1812. Royal Horse Artillery— 6 rank and file, 2. horses, kil'ed ; 5 rank an^, file wounded; 1 captain. 12 rank and file, 33 . horses, missing, , Royal Foot Artillery— 1 rank and file wounded; 2 rank and file missing, 1st Dragoons, Kirtg's German Legion— J rank and file, 3 horses, killed; 2 captain*, 1 lieutenant, 4 serjeants, 15 rank and file, 6 horses, wounded ; 1 rank aud file, 1 horse, missing. • Sd'Ditto, do.— 1 cornet, 1 Serjeant, 7 rank and file, 7 ho- ses, killed; 2 lieutenants, 1 Serjeant, 15 rank and file, 6 horses, wounded; 1 lieutenant- colonel, 3. rank and file, 10 horses, missing. Total British loss— 1 cornet, 1 Serjeant, 18 rank and file, 12 horses,, killed ;, ^ captains, 3 lieutenants, 5 serjeants, 86 rank and file, 12 fronts, wounded; 1 lieuteliant- co. 1. 1 captain, 20 rank and file, 44 horses, missing. Total Portuguese los— 1 caplain, S} lieutenants, 30 rank and fiie, 14 horses, kill- d ;^ lieptenant- celonels, 1 captain, 49 rank and file, 5 horses, wdunded ; 1 lieutenant- colonel, 1 quarter- master ff raralry, 21 rank and file, 37 horses, missing. ^ General Total— I. captain, 2 lieutenants, 1 cornet, I servant, 48 rahk and'file, 28 horses, ki'llejl;, 2 licmenant- coloiiels, 3 captains. 3 . lieutenants, 5 serj.' ants, 85 rank and file, 17 horses, wounded ; 2' lieutenant colonels, 1 captain, 1 quar- ter- master of cavalry; 41 rank and file. 81 horses, missing. ... - JOHN WATERS, ' * ' . I. icut.- Col. and A. A". G. Names of Officers KillieH-, Wounded, and Missing, in an Af- fair with the Enemy's Cavalry, in front of the Village of Maj daonda, the ll; th August, ' 1812. , ^ JfriMfc. Killed. . . _ , 2d- DragQOR « , King's Ge' njan Legion— Cornet Jvohlstedt Portuguese Killed. 12th Dragoons— Captain- Antonio de. Souza; Lieutenants Joaquim Perreira, Aivira de Moraes: Erici. h Wounded, lsf Dragoons, ' King's German Legion— Captain Uslax, slightly; . Captain Hattorf, Lieutenant, Witzendorf, be. vcrely. 2d Ditto— Lieut. Poten, slightly; Lieut. Kulil » severely. Portuguese Wounded". Uth Dragopns- rrLieus- Colonel Domingo Berilsrdis, Captain Ignatio Xavifir.^ : - . • •* 2tb Dragoons—' LieuCs- Colonel Viscount Barbacena, se- verely wounded, and taken prisoner, but Jut uncejotoid the regiment., ' • "•"•'. British Missing. .• " • Royal . Horne Artil& ry— rCaptain ,1V - ely. .. 2d Dragoons, King's,- German Legion— Lieut- Colonel de Jonquier. . . •">,,' » - V' "' . .. " PaKn « « » e » fc 1 2tfi" Dfagoons^- LieuL- Colonel Ffatieisco Tuxeira ' Lobo wou'n'deU severely, and taken prisoner, Retnrn of Killed and Wounded of the. Army under the com- ffmnd « f his Excellency General the- Earl of Wellington, K. B. in the attack on th(^ Retiro, ou the evening ol the lith August, 12. ' * , v 51st foot—, 1 r, aiik and file Wj} unde,^, ,. » , „, G8th E( j » t— 1 rank anil file Woun( ie< L Ch'asseurs Britanniques— 3 rank and file Wounded; • Brunswick- Corp,— 1 rank and fiie kilbsd; 4 rank and file wounded." 1 Total British Loss— 1 rank and file kiijed; 9 rank and file wounded. •'„.''•'.- " • Total Portuguese Loss— 7 rank and file wounded. Gtand Total— 1 rank and file killed; 16 rank and file wounded. , ( Signed) JOHN WATERS, tient.- Colonel and A. A, We have received advices from Virginia to the date of the 28th June. No consolatory news had arrived from Great Britain ; but the Federal party wits exerting itself to prevent the continuance of war. With other documents, we have obtained an address from 84- Members of the House of Re- presentatives, to their constituents, on that Sub- ject, which concludes with these striking para- graphs :— " The undersigned cannot refrain from asking, what are the United States to gain by this war?- Will the gratifica-' tion of some privateers' men compensate the nation for the sweep ® f legitimate commerce, by the extended marine ftf our enemy,' which this, desperate a6t invito? Will Canada compensate the middle Stares for New- York ; or the West- ern States for New Orleans ? - Let us no; be deceived. A war of invasion,- may invite a- report of invasion. . When we ' visit the- peaceable, and as to us, innocent colonies of Great Britain, with the horrors of war, can we be assured t'aat our own coast will not be visited with like horrors?" " At a crisis of the world such is the present, and under impre- sions « udi as the.- e, the. undersigned could not consider the war in which the United States have, in secret, been precipitated, as necessary, or required by any moral, duty, o't any political expediency." . ' . i A few days ago, two of the arches of the new bridge oyer the Lagan, near Hay- park, foil in with a great Crash. It is only k short time since the arches of this bridge wtire completed. ; . It. cannpt but be, gratifying to the friends of Christianity to be informed, that the Meeting h£ ild in Bangor, 31st August, for'the purpose of instituting an Auxiliary Branch of the Belfast Bible Society, was very respectably attended.— The Rev. £) r. Huchesqn was called to the chair, and the following officers were cljosen:— Right Hon. Lord Dufferin, President; Right Hon. Robert Ward, John Crawford, Esq. Rev. Dr. HucheSon, Rev. S. Dick. son, Daniel Delachcrois, JEsq. David' Ker, Esq. Vice- Presidents; James R. Cleland, Arthur Crawford, John Holmes, Robert Bradshaw; John J. Dunbar, Esqrs. Trea- surers ; Rev. H. Woods, Rt- v. M. Caasidy, Rev. E. Hamilton, Secretaries.— A very respectable Committee was at the same - time selected, and ftll seeinsd desirous of giving efficiency tq thw 1 laudable design. Sincere thanks are justly dup lo the two Gentlemen deputed bv the Belfast Bible Society to attend this Meeting, for the care and zeal which they manifested in stating the in- tention of the Meeting, and in affording every necessary ihformation on a subject 4o essentia! to the best interests of mankind. On Monday last, the • ei^ hbourhood nf M- ura witnessed a scene of peculiar interest, in the lanni; the f ilnd. irion stone of th- New Parish Chap<- f. The Most Noble the Marqui, of DownsMre per- formed the ceremony. About one o'clock, a number ' f the neighbouring fffnt- y, and multi- tudes of c'very prrsuasion, from the surrounding country, had assembled on the p- ronnd.' The ay was fine. We observed, with feelings of peculiar satisfaflion, th< » verv cordial spirit, mu'naly evinc- ed by ALL THE CLFRCY assembled on this gratify, ing occasion. Wi bin the stone was deposited, to- gether with some curious modern coins, a se led bottU, containing various manuscript parchments, relative to, lhe nature ol the foundation, and mark- ing the leading public occurrences of the time. The whole covered with a silver plate and appro, rriate inscription. The first stone was laid by his Lordship, in a solemn and dignified manner, after which a second stone was moved, by the united hands of the Catholic, Protestant, and Presby- terian Clergy present, and laid on the former. The interesting and benevolent youtig Uobleman who presided, expressed himself singularly grati- fied in meeting on the occasion so large and- re- speflable an assemblage, and hoped that the strik- ing example of liberality and unanimity, whicb they hadjust tviltifttrd, would be followed up in tb » neighbourhood, and throughout the country Inir his par', hi< Lordship should feel it a duty to forward such a cause according to his best means ; and, with that view, should make it his happiness to reside among his tenantry, with whom bis feel- ings and interests were most intimately blended. His Lordship expressed himself highly flattered, by the application made to him to patronize an instiiution of such a nature, and one that seemed so cordially supported by all ranks of every reli- gious persuasion. After the ceremony, his Lordship and the cum pany, were invited by the Rev. Mr. Jennings, - he Parish Priest, to partake of a cold repast, on the Green adjoining the Chapel Gnund. About one hundred and twenty sat down to a ruble, laid iju. der an extended shading of tent work, and covered » ith cold refreshments. During the repast, the whole party exhibited every appeaiance of mutual satisfaction antf pleasure. In the course of the day, a number of Toasts, appropriate to the oc- casion, and expressive of that spirit of liberality, which seemed to pervade all present, were drank with cordiality and enthusiasm. Among the Toasts were the following : The King. The Prince Regent. The Ouke of Richmond, and Prosperity to Inland. The Marquis of Downshire. His Lordship then returned thank.- in a epe cfc of considerable lenjfth, aud gavj— Lord Muira— who has ever supported the Catholic Ciuse. The next t. iast was The young Earl of Hillsborough, and may he emulate hi> father's virtues. I, ord Fingal, and success to the Catholic Claim*. i'uV.' of L- rinsrer, a.'. i Vltf fiietid* uf rei,^ oils tt> k ati « v » . - i * Lord Wellington, and ® ie Irish heroes under him. The Marchioness of Downshire, and the Mothers, W. ve% and Daughters ef Ireland. Lord A. Hill, and the County Down. Right Rev. Dr. Leslie, Bishop of Dromnre. Mr. Bateson, the literal and respe< 3, able Proprietor of Moira Rev Mr. Jennings, and the Cattiolic Clergy. Mr. J. then gave— Rev. Mr. Delling, and the Clergy of the Es sblished religinn. Rev. Mr. Mullig an, aud the " Presbyterian C ergy of Ireland. The Gentlemen of the Laity, who had ass: sted this day at the ceremony. The Memory of the late Marquis of Dowtishire. The Memory of the late Bishop of Dromore. May the County Down n ver want its favourite Hills, to ornament, prateS and represent it. The Lines Trade of Ireland, and speedy peace with Amn • rica. The British Isles against all Despotic Confederation. When his Lordship was about to retire, the parishioners to testily their gratitude for his Lord- ship's politeness on the occasion, chaired him ronjsd the foundation, amidst the repeated accla- mations of the whole assembly. The company separated at an early hour, after a day spent ia the utmost good humour and satisfaction. On Friday last the Lancastrian School was *! sitcd by the Lady of General Mitchel, accompanied bv a Gentleman, who after minutely examining the lessons and attending to the routine of the school, expressed themselves greatly pleased and gratified with the whole, and'left a generous benefaction to the box- fof. rewards to monitoi » and- best boys. . General, Michel himself has made repeated visits to the school, and is a warm admirer of the system. Same day, Colonel Bagot, of the. Kifdare militia, and his Laiiv, vbiceit the school, and'after making particular enquiry into the nature of th ® system,' declared their approbation of it.— It is gratifying to the humane mi id to oliserre st » ch fle. vtKed characters so deeply imeiest djeifrsefvar in th. e'instruction of the poor, and to ,: ive their cour » tenance- to a system which to become gerieral re- quires only- the sanction and encouragement of tliO OpjJblent in the tipper ranks of life. In our Paper of Monday last, we noticed, wrt, l> some reprobation, the pitched battle, involving much political animosity, which was fortunately put a stop to, on Saturday,, by Mr. Skinner. Wat would CertUinly have been wanting in our duty tn the public, had we omitted " to mention an occur- rence- of Such notoriety,' and we must here take the liberty of saying,- that'no party or individual consideration, shall ever induce us to shrink from what we- consider the broad and impartial lino of- conduct, which is most conducive to truth and peace. The following short note on the ubova— subject, has been dropped into the letter- box, and as. it is believed to. be written by a person infi-. mately acquainted with the circumstances, we would hope the facts, so fui; as are stated, nitty b< 4 » found correct » To tie EDITOR of tie BELFAST CHRONICLE.'. SIR— Through the medium of your respe& able paper, I request that you will have the goodness to inform the j uh i;, that the nnpleasant affair, timely put a stop to on S. turdiy morning, between an Orangeman and a Catholic ne- r this town, no way originated in the political or religious opinu a of either party; and I am now confident that tleicher of tt n two disputants would at present offend one a:. other. A LOVER OF PEACE.. BtlfaU, Sift Sit,, 1812. BELFAST COMMERCIAL CHRONICLE SWEDISH TIMBER 3c PLANK. TO BE SOLt), tHE FARM, HOUSE, and OFFICES nf ' HENRy- HILI., n-- ar BANBRIDGE, containing; 34$ Acres Cunningham measure, with H. il(- an- Acre of TURP- BOO. Tiie whole held by Lease far 1703 years from 1759, at =# 14, 0/, 8d. per annum ' Also, the FARM, HOUSE, and OFFICES, of SOLI- TUDE, adjoining the above, containing 29 Acres same mea- sure, for an tmftxpired term of Si* Years, at £ 10, 10s. per anni^ n. Proposals will be received by ANDREW M'Ct, EL- LAND Banbri lge, until the 22d instant; and if not previ- ously disposed of. will be Sold bv Puilic Auction on that das, at ONE o'clock, on the Premises. On sa; d Day, the CROP o; HENRV HILL Farm, consist- ing of Several Hundred Stooks of WHE A l\ 0 A 1* 3, RYE, and BARLEY, will be Sold by Auction, on the Premises, at ELEVEN o'Ciock. £ 74) Banbridge, Sept. i. %% In the former insertion of this Advertisement, by an error of the Press, ike number of Acres ivjs stated at 341, instead vf Married. On the Sd inst. ROBERT ATKINSON, of Crow- Hill, in the County of Armagh, Esq. to SARAH, only daughter of Luke Connor, ef the City of Dublin, Esq. THOMAS CORBITT, d CO. A RE now larding, a Cargo > f Prime Quality, ; A. of the Red- wood description ; WHICH WITH HOGSHEAD d BARREL STAVES, Will be sold on reasonable Terms for good Payments, at i their Yard, jamesVstrset, 871) Belfast, September 3. j BELFAST 8( HIIP NEWS, The Ceres, Savage, from Liverpool, arrived here on Mon- day last. The Cunningham Boyle, Bell, for Liverpool, clears on Saturday first. The armed brig Aurora, Starks, for Lendon, sails first fair wind after 19th instant The armed hrig Factor, M'Niece, is loading at London, for this port, to sail en first delivery of the Teas from the Sales. The Swift, Neel, for Bristol, sails first fair wind after 20th instant. The Vine, Montgomery, from London, and Neptune, Davidson, from Liverpool, arrived here the 7th inst. The armed brig Venus, Pendleton, for London ; and Kelly, M'llwain, for Liverpool, sail first fair wind. The coppered and armed brig Britannia, is loading at Lon on for this port, to sail on first delivery of the Teas from the Sales. The Margaret & Nancy, Galbraith, for Glasgow; and the Bee, Rankin, for Dublin, are loading, to sail in a f « days. The Hawk, M'Cormick, for Glasgow, sails to- day. The Diana, M'Callum, at Glasgow; and the Dispatch, Jameson, at Dublin, are loading for Belfast. JOHN KIRKPATRICK; 3c CO, HAS FOR SALE, St. Ubes Salt, of Superior Quality, Hogshead and Barrel Stavus, Tierce, Barrel, and Half- Barrel, Wood- Hoops. And to be Let from the First of November, the HOUSE at present occuoied hv Mr. WM GKAIO, in Waring Street; it is very commodious, with Back- Yard, and Back- House, which wmi. d answer for Stable and Hay- loft. * Also a SVT l. L HOUSE in Bluf- Bcll- entry in good repair, of which immediate Possession could be given. 830). . Belfast, 24th August, 1812. TO BE LET OR SOLD, T' ' tJE TENEMENT, No. 47, Castle street, h- 4d by Lease, of which 44 Years are unexpired, at pr -- eut occupied by Dr. THOMSON, who is about to remov to i,>- negall- street, facing York- street. The House consists of a Parlour and Drawing Room, with Five Bed- Rooms, and Three large well- finished Garrets, KitcheD and Scullery, with Pipe Water, aud a sunk Lu- fern in it; Pantry, Wine- Cellar, and Man Servant's Pantry ; adjoining are an inner and outer Yard, with Two Stables and\,;# ach- hou5e, & c . See. The Horlse may be seen, and further particulars known, by inquiring on the Premises. geptT^ JSli. 8S4) SICILY BARILLA, Ste. I RA rjpONS, of excellent Quality, lately landed, ex I . yl/ J SYREN and PROVIDENCE, from SICILY, to close Sales will be sold cheap — \ pply to WILLIAM PHELPS. Belfast, August 24, 18] 2. WHO HAS ALSO FOR SALE, New A'icant Barilla Virginia Tobacco, New- York Pat Ashes, 1st Orleans d Georgia Cotton, Brands, - Glauber Salts. Bleachers' Smalts, ( SOS PORT OF BELFAST. Quantity of Goods on Bond, on Saturday the 29lh day of August, 1812. '. 539 ? unphe° ns, 157 hogsheads Sum. 1 Pipe Brandy. J29 Pipes, 44 hogsheads Portugal Wine. 169 Pipes, 3s hhds. 3 quartet casks Spanish Red Wine. 6 Quarter tasks Spanish White Wine. 135 Pipes, 1 > 0 hogsheads, 34 qr. casksTeneriffe Wine. 6 Pi| KS, 1 hogshead Madeira Wine. 15 Hogsheads French Wine. 1083 Hogsheads, 161 tierces, 324 barrt's Brown or Mus- covado Sugar. 8gs Tons, SO bushels Rock Salt. SRP4 Bushels White or Bay Salt. 838 Ho. sheads Tobacco. 168 Bags, 39? tiercis, 375 barrels Coffee. 1 Pipe Ordinary Olive Oil. 100 Bags Pimento. Quantity of Goods on Bond, on Saturday the 5th day of September, 1812. 1580 Puncheons, 16" hogsheads Rum. i I Pipe Brandy. • 129 Pipes, 41 hogsheads Portugal Wine. 164 Pipes, 81 hhds. 3 quarter casks Spanish Red Wino { 6 Quarter casks Spanish Wbite Wine. 135 Pipes, 110 hogsheads, 34 qr, casks Teneriffe Wine. 6 Pipes, I hogshead Madeira Wine. 15 Hogsheads French Wine. 1094 Hogsheads, < A'J tierces, 803 barrels Brewn er Mus covado Sugar, sgs Tons, 20 Bushels Rock Salt. 87 U Bushels White or Bay Salt. Sit Hogsheads Tobacco. 106 Bass, 482 tierces, 34a barrels Coffoc. 1 Pipe Orlinarv Olive Oil. 100 Bags Pimento. TO BE SOLD, 4REMARK ABLY Light and Well- Built English Tra- velling CHARIOT aud HARNESS. Also, ". along Iwith the Chariot, or separately, if it should be previously disposed of, One or a Pair of very aftive Small CARRIAGE HORSES, the property of a Gentleman gone to England. To be seen from the 7th to the 12lh inst. at Mr. LYNN'S Hotel," who has the disposal of them. 873) Belfast, September 4, 1812. TO BE SOLD, THE HOUSE and DEMESNE of BALLEE, com, in- ing 72 Acres, held for ever under HANS HAMII- TON, Ecq. The House is roomy, the Offices good,, and the Lan ' s of a very superior quality, with a good W,. lled Gsr, den in full bearing It is situated in the County of DovM, and Barony of Lecale, a remarkable fine sporting country, three miles from Downpatrick, and two from the Seaport Towns of Killough and Ardglass. Proposals, post- paid, to be sent to Mr. BROWN, Clouuh. • ' ( 759 T JANE ROBINSON, Widow, aged 55 years, about 5 4 Feet 4 Inches and a half in height, stout made, ami of a pale complexion, who followed the employment ol spinning Yarn, and resided in Saintfield, in the CaUnty of . Odwn, and afterwards in Killinchy, in said County, now confined in the Gaol of Downpatrick, in rhe County of Dawn, and not being charged in custody, on the Fifth slay of June, 1S12, with any Debt or Deb s, Sum or Sums of money, exceed- ing in the whole the sum of Two Thousand Pounds, do hereby give this- public notice, rhac I intend to take the be- nefit of an Aft, passed in the Fifty- second year of his pre- sent Majfsty's Reign, emit ed an Aft for the relief of cer- tain Insolvent Debtors in Ireland. And I do hereby give Notice, that a true and perfeft Schedule, containing the dis » covery of all my real and personal Estate, hereafter to be sworn to, is now ready to be delivered to any Creditor, ap- plying for the same, to the Keeper or Gaoler, or his Deputy, of said Prison. Her Signed JANE X ROBINSON. Mark. Countersignad, having been first truly read to marlrvwoman * 94f eDWD. HAMILTON, Oiokr. IPETER MALLON, Weaver, aged about 80 years, $ Feet 4 Inches high, slender made, dark complexion, and brown hair, lately'of the Townland of Dru- nheebeg, ir: the County of Armagh, now confined in the Gaol of Armagh, in rhe County of Armagh, and not being charged in custody, on the 5th day of June, 1812, with any Debt or Debts, Sum or Sums of Money, exceeding in the whole, the sum of Two Thousand Pounds, do hereby give this public No- tice, that I intend to take the benefit of an Aft, passed in the 52d year of his present Majesty's Reign, entitled " An Afl for the relief of certain Insolvent Debtors in ire- land." And I do hereby give notice, that a true and per- peft Schedule, containing the discovery of all my. real and personal Estate, hereafter to be sworn to, is now ready to be delivered to any Creditor applying for the same, to tbe Keeper or Gaoler, or his Deputy, of the said Prison. ' ' - PETER MALLON. • GRAHAM JOHNSON, Gaoler, Armagh. ( » oi HOPS. GEORGE LANGTRY d CO. lOT'AVE received, per the DONEGALL, from a-- 11- LONDON, 26' I'ockets, of Prime Quality, GROWTH OF 1811, Which will be sold on moderate terms. 7 W) Belfast, 30th J uly, 1812. ' POT ASHES, PEARL DITTO. NEW ORLEANS COTTON, UPLAND DITTO. BARREL STAVES, HOGSHEAD DITTO. For Saie hy JAMES KENNEDY, September 7. ( 912) Donegal'- Quay. WHISKEY. gEORGE LANGTRY & CO. have for ONE HUNDRED PUNCHEONS ' Strong well- flavoured WHISKEY. 613) Belfast, July 14. HEWITT & M'MURRAY, f^ jI RATEFOL for the liberal encouragement " J they have experienc d since tneir commencement in Business, beg leave to inform their F'iends aud the Public, that they are at present largely supplied with First and Second STARCH, d BUTTON BLUE, Of their own Manulaflure;' Together with every Article in the GROCERY and SPIRIT TRaDE— which they are determined to Sell on moderate terms, for good Payments. 787) No. 22, Prince's- street. AUCTION OF HAY. 4T FOX LODGE, on SATURDAY the 12th instant will be Sold, a very large Quantity of remarkably Well- saved HAY, in Pikes. - Terms, Approved Bills at Two Months will be taken as Payment. Sale to commence at TWELVE o'clock. JAMES MILLFR, General Auctioneer and Valuator, 910) POTTINGER'S- ENTRY. TO BE LET, From the First of November next, for such Term a may be agreed upon, '" THE HOUSE, No. 3, in BANK- LANE, at X present occcupied by Mr. REDFERN — For Terms, apply to ROBERT SIMMS, No. 53, Castie- street. 897) Belfast, September 7, 1812. Mount- Stewart, Aug. 29, 1S12. TO THE GENTLEMEN, CLERGY, & FREEHOLDERS, OF THE COUNTY OF LONDONDERRY. IT is with the deepest gratitude, and tbe most live- ly sense of your repeated and continued favours, that I retur. i you my warmest acknowledgements for -^ in r r. eain placed in the proud situation of one of your Representatives. While I endeavour thus feebly, in a few words, to egress tbe effusions of a mind loaded with the weight o honour and obligation conferred, permit me to add, fit I shall never relax in my anxious endeavours to tain your good opinion, for it is impossible for any le to appieciate higher than myself the elevated ) st to which you have again raised me. As it is my intention, as soon as possible, to pay ou, personally my respects, I feel it only necessary add how much I am, Your most obedient, devoted, and « obliged Servant, CHARLES STEWART. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, " TT^ aUR Acres, Three Roods, and Eighteen Perches o : I I. AND, in I. isban, Parish of K llinchy, County Down, part of th - Property occupied BY held by Lease, renewable for ever, by paying a piopor ion of Five Guineas every Four een Years, as a rerteWal. it h^ isg ' a part of a larger Property subjeft to that Clause jointly with the other Proportions; the Yearly Rent Twenty eight Shillings per 4- cre. Proposals will be received until the 12th day of Ofl- > her next, by SAMUEL JAMISON, who lives adjoining the P- e- mises, and who will shew the Property ; or by JOHNSON Jc HALLIDAY, Donegall- street, Belfast. If the Sale is not closed previous to that date, it will then be brought to Public Auction. ( 905) Belfast, Sept 8. SALE TOMORROW. T EDWARD MALLON, Labourer, aged about 22 years JL 5 Feet 5 Inches high, stout made, fair complexion and' red hair,. late of the Townland of Brookley, in the County of Armagh, now confined in the Gaol of Armagh, in the Coufity of Armagh, and not being charged in custody, on' the 5th day of June, 1812, with any Debt or Debts, Sum or Sums of Money, exceeding in the whole the sum of Two Thousand Pounds, do hereby give th s public Notice, that I intend to take the benefit of an A( 9, pass d in the 52d year of his present Majesty's Reign, entitled " An Aift for the relief of certain Insolvent Debtors in Ireland " And I do hereby give Notice, that a true and pe.- fecS,. Schfiuie, con- taining the delivery of all my real and personal'Estate, here- after to be sworn to, is now ready to be djlivefed to any Creditor applying for the same, to the Keeper or Gaoler or his Deputy, of the said Prison. His . EDWARD MALloN. . '" Mark. GRAHAM JOHNSTON, Gaoler, Armagh. ( 903 A PACKET, Between Ardglass, County of Down, § Peel, in the Isle of Man. A NEW CUTTER, elegantly fitted ra. l § 111 up, with two Cabins, ore with ei^- ht fikjjllsik' Beds, and the other with two, completely found and manned, is now established between these two Ports, and will sail- twice a- Week from each of them, from Msrch to Dftober; and once a- Week, from Oftober to . Vtafch: 1 he days of sailing from PEFL. Mon- days and Thursdays; and from ARDGLASS, Wednesday, and Saturdays, in the Morning, in the Summer Month;— and, in the Winter Months, from ARDGLASS on the Mondays, , a, d from PEEL on Thursdays, FARES— Cabin Passengers, Half- a- Guinea; Steerage, 5s. 5d.; Horses, ' id.; and a Carriage, on four wheels, a Guinea and a Half, The' Harbour of ARDGLASS, being now the safest and best Harbour on the East Coast of Ireland, where a Vesn. I can come in and go out at any tun- of Tide, this Commu- nication with the Isle of Man, and the North of ' ngl. irrd, will be the shortest and the most Commodious fr^ rn any part of Ireland North of Dubjin.-— As there are n,. w six Packets constantly plying between Douglas and Liverpool • and a Government Packet from Douglas to Whitehav- n, so that Travellers going through the Isle of Man, can he sure of a conveyance to England without delay.— The Pa- saj e from Ardglass to Peel, is from three to lour hours; fioin Peel to Douglas, is ten English miles; and the passage fioni Douglas to Liverpool, from eight to twelve hours.- At Ardglass, a Barouche attends the arrival of the Psclet to carry Pa- sengers to D » wnpatrick ; and from Downpa , itk there is a Stage Coach that pi es to Newry, and another ro Belfast— besides P. ost- Horses aud Carriages on every Road lea : ing to Downpatrick. N. B. A new- built INN, at Ardglass, to be Let; Nop* but persons possessed of property to furnislr it genteeij need apply, as the Rent will lie low for a few years, and L* nd contiguous to ii— Apply to toe Re*. Mr. CRAnE, Ard- gliss. ( 874 HAVANNAH AND NEW SPAIN, (} Merchant, of considerable experience in Com- mercial Affairs, and Knowledge of the Foreign and Home LINEN TRADE, and of the first Connexions, who will give most satifactory Re- — feremces, going out to Cuba, and New Spain, under very • unusual advantages, and possessing the most minute and requisite information of the Trade of those parts, is taking direct to Ha- van '. ah, under his care, British Manufactures and other Goods ;— at the same time, will take charge ( if such IRISH LINENS as are only adapted to those Markets, in proper Assortments and suitable Packages, from one individual, or teveriil individuals joining together. The Gen- tlema n would have waited personally upon those most interested in the Linen Manufacture of Ire- land, but being pressed for time, is under the necessity of referring for further particulars to Messrs. ROBERT BATT # CO. or Messrs. HORNE ^ STACKI- IOUSE, Liverpool, to I tvhose care the Goods may be forwarded, as the. .. Vessel will procced from thence early hi October. Belfast, September 1, 1812. COTTON WOOL. BERIVrCK Sf ASH HAVE FOR SALE, O'Cl TOALFS, consisting of SEA ISLAND, NEW ^ CO" f?.> ORLEANS, UPLAND, GEORGIA, and ' WEST INDIA•' COTTON- W > OL, which will be sold on I moderate Terms; , ( 904) September 9. STAVES. a ' AAA A SH and RED OAK HOGSHEAD aJ4-, Uir » STAVES for sale f- Apply to * BERWICK & ASH. j September 8,1813. ( 905 FOR DERRY, W\ The Sloop MARIA, ^ PJgRrf CHARLES JON1. S, MASTER, ( Fifty Tons Burthen,) Will sail in a few Days— For Freight, apply to JOHN SHAW & CO. Belfast, Sept. 9- ( 914) BROKERS. NOTICE TO ARCHITECTS. '" P'HE COMMITTEE for Erefling an HOTEL and COM- 1 MERCIAL COFFEE- HOUSE in the Town of Dundalk ( on which the sum of £ 5000 is intended to be- ex- pended), hereby give Notice, that they will pay THIRTY GUINEAS for the best, and TEN GUINEAS for the next best Plan, and Specifications of the Building, including Out- Offices, to be approved of by them, provided the Person giving in such Plan, & c. shall not hereafter be the Contrac- tor; the same to be delivered to their Secretary, on or be- fore the first of OSober next. Every necessary information will be given on application to Mr. JAMES JOHNSTON, No. 46, Bolton- street, Dublin; or to GRAHAM JOHNSTON, Secretary. DBNOALK, August 28. ( 870 DAVISON, MOORE, & CO. TOTAVE RECEIVED, BY THE SWIFT, FROM O. BRISTOL, A few Barrels first sort Pot Ashes, Nail Rod, Sheet Iron, and Iron Hoops, WHICH WITH English Bar Iron, Tin Plates, Prime Richmond Leaf Tobacco, New York Hhd. and Barrel Staves, Quebec Pipe Ditto, Prime Mess Pork and Beef, in Barrels and Half- Barrels, ' Dried Hams, Bass Mats, and Wood Hoops, Will be sold en reasonakle Terms. 911) Belfast, September 9, 1812. NEW DANZ G ASHES. SAMUEL CAMPBELL W CO. ARE NOW LANOING, 201 Barrels of New Danzig Ashes, First Brands, which are for Sale with the following Goods Raw and Refined Sugar, Alicante Barilla, Congou and Green Teas, Bleachers' Smalts, Refined Saltpetre, Upland and ) COTTON Jamaica Coffee, Sea Island f WOOL. Refined Rosin, Virginia Tobacco, Pearl Ashes, Jamaica Rum, Ginger and Pepper, Raisins and Figs. 902) " September 9 OLD) WINES, CORK. WHISKEY, & STRONG JAMAICA R UMS. If AMES TRAIL KENNEDY & CO. have ^ for Sale, 130 Pipes Old PORT WINE, in Wood, and 60 Pipes Superior DITTO, from 12 to 18 Months in Bottle. The whole of that in Bottle, and a part of that in Wood, are af the Vintage, 1808, and were imported by themselves direft from OPORTO, March, 1810. ALSO, 170 Pipes London particular Teneriffe WINE, 320 Puncheons Strong Jamaica RUMS, 160 Puncheons Best CORK WHISKEY. THEY ARE NOW LANDING, 100 Pipes full- bodied Spanish RED WINE; Which, with a Variety of WINES in Bottle, will be Sold reasonably. Belfast, September 7. N: B. Thev have remaining-, a Small QUANTI FY of RICH HEREFORDSHIRE PERRY and CYfcER, in Wood and Bottle. . ( 895 PHILIP MAGUIRE, 7T ATE CLEUK te Messrs. RAMSEY & GARRETT, At- JLl tornies, begs leave to acquaint the Public, tha' he has commenced Business on his own account, as a CONVEY- ANCER and PUBLIC WRIT ER; and hopes, from his ex perience in Belfast, as well as in the city of Dublin, for a number of years, and by a striS attention, to merit a share of public favour. Any commands for him will be thankfully recerved at feis Office in Cotton- Lane, Donegal- street, adjoiaing Mr. HILL HAMILTON'S Ware- house. ( 896 ATTEMPT AT ROBBING A BLEACH- GREEN. REWARD. VIX7HEREAS some PERSONS unknown attempted to Steal Linen Cloth from my 31e! ich- green ( in r^ ie Townland of Tildarg) on the morning of Monday the 7th Sept. inst about the hour of On< o'clock; but were chasfd away hy the vigil mce of the watchman, and dogs. I hereby offer a reward of THIRTY POUNDS for the Prosecution to Conviftion of said Thieves; and TEN POUNDS for such Private Information as may le* d to the apprehension of all, or any on-, concerned in sad attempt at Robbery, and the Informer's name shall be kep' secret 9131 JAMES FERGUSON. LEATHER BY AUCTION. TO BE SOLD, In the Town of Lurgan, on MONDAY, the 21H inst. at ELEVEN o'Ciock, in the Forenoon, ' IPHE ENTIRE STOCK of LEATHER, in A the TAN Y ARD f the late JOHN BELL, consist- ing of DRIED BUTT, KIP, and CALF- SKINS, and a Urge Quantity in process of Tanning. A liberal Credit will be given to large Purchas rs, and will be well Worth the attention of those in the Trade, as it will be Sold with- out reserve. , . On the following Day will be Sold, the LEASE of TOWN PARKS ; . and immediately after, the HOUSE- HOLD FURNITURE, consisting of Mahogany Chairs— Northumberland and other Tables— S- dehoard— Bedsteads an FAI'ht- Day Clock— with a va- very of other Furniture : an Outside' JAUNTING CAR, Common CAR, Draft MARE, & c & c. ( 908) September 8, 1812. NOTICE. TJOHN PALMER, do hereby, give this PUBLIC NO- TICE, ( as I am determined on leaving Belfast for Dub- lin.) that there are at present lying in my House, the fol- lowing Articles, for various - urns < iue me: One Trunki marked P C- Two Ditto, ditto A. C. H. .. One Cot and Feather Bed, Zjjc. & c. Which if not claimed on or before SATURDAY next, the 12th inst will on that day, at the hour of TWELVE o'clock, be Sold by Public Auction, for whatever they may bring. ( 907 To all Persons whom it may Concern. WHEREAS I- understand that certain Emissaries, Per- 7 7 qpns unchristianly stimulated my lawful married Wife, ROSE- of Rosey MAGARRILL, alias ROSE MACSHANE, or ROSE JOHNSTONE, of the Town of Crossmary, Vicini'y of Carrickfergus, with her araritious assistants, in my absence, fur lively to have carried off Valuables, of my Property— to menace the destruction of my Life and. Property, without caise: I desire the immediate . return . f nay Wife and Pro perty, to live as Christian loving Husband and Wife I propose to possess and'occupy mv abeve-. said Houses L a; ds, & c and I offer myself to stand my public, lawful Trial, at either the next Quarter- Sessions of t; e Peace, or the nest General Assizes for the County of Antrim, in the Town of Carrickfeigus,- before the going Judges of this Circuir, and aeswer all allegations and accusations relative to my good conduit as a Christian, loving, lawful Husband, and good Neighbour.— Dated in the Town of Crossmary, Bally- hill, Parish o Kilroot, September the 8th, A. D. 1S12. N B N't Person is to Credit the above- said Rose MAGARRELL on my account' 899) PATRICK M'GARELL. F O r GLASGOW, . The MARGARET " d NANCY, LA ® 31 PETER GALBRAITH, MASTER, ( A constant Trader), Now loading, te Sail in a few days. POP DUBLIN, The BEE, RANKIN......".... In a few days.. For Freight, apply to GEO. MONTGOMERY. The DIANA, M'CALLUM, at Glasgow; and the DIS- PATCH, JAMESON, at Dublin, are loading lor Belfast. § 93j Belfast, September 3> GROCERY & FRUIT SHOP. WILLIAM CLOSE, BETURNS sincere thanks to his Friends and the Pub- - lie, for the liberal encouragement he has experienced since he commenced business, and begs leave to inform them, he has received, and is well supplied with the following Goods, viz. Hyson, Green, Souchong, Wnd Congou, TEA, Double, Single, and Housekeepers' Lunpl SUGARS Very Fine, Fine, and Second Scale j ' Muskatelle, Bloom, and Sun Raisini, Figs, Shell and Bitter Almonds, Starch, Blue, and Indigo, White and Brown Candy. Barley , Sugar, and Refined Liquorice, Candied Citron, Lemon, and Orange, Mace, Nutmegs, and all sorts apices, Capers, Anch vies, and Essence Anchovies, Gherkins, Walnuts, and Pickles of all kinds, Raspberry Vinegar, and Syrop de Capdlaire, Sallad Oil and Mushroom Catsup, Vermicelli and Pipe Macaroni, Isinglass, Essence Spruce, and Durable Fluid for marling Linen, Basket Salt, dc. dc. dc. P. S. He* determined to sell Cheap for Ready Money. 900) No. 3, High- street, 8th Sept. 1812. STAVES BY AUCTION. ON FRID AY next, the 11th instant, ar the Hour of TWELVE o'clock, at Chichester- Que^ opposite th. Ballast- Office, / 9000 BARREL ST. tVES, 500 PIPE DITTO. 200 HEADING. Terms at Sale. MACFARLAN, Auctioneer. ^. September 7, 1812. ( 909 ,£' 1,000. ONE THOUSAND PC JNDS TO BE LENT, on ap- proved Real Security, Apply by Letter, post paid, to WILLIAM jOHN DIL- ON, Attorney at Law, Antrim ; or 42, Capel- street, Dub- lin. ( 893) September 5, 1812. fTkolesak Woollen, Manchester, &; Irish Cord Warehouse, NO. 171, CHURCH- STREET, DUBLIN, lYNDON, BOLTON, & CO. are now Land- ill pr, per the Sampson, George tS" Anne, Preston, Hope, nd the Elizabeth, [ torn LIVERPOOL— One Hundred and Fifty BALES, of every description ef WOOLLEN and COTTON GOODS, Which were selefted before any rise took place, a » d wiil be found well worth the attention of Wholesale Purchasers. ' ( 792 EAST INDIA INDIGO. JOHN MARSHALL has received, per the geORGE, from LONDON, Three Chests East India Indigo, of a fine quality ; WHICH, WITH Fine and Common Cortgpu Teas, Scale Sugars, dc. dc. Will be Sold on nMAaate Terms, at } 7 JM| jir **% ft. 799) " Belfast, Augiftt Ko, lsl?. BLEACHERS' SMALTS. ROBERT DELAP MAS for Sale, a Parcel of REAL DUTCH, of First Quality, which he will Sell on very moderate Terms. 631) Belfast, July 18, 1812. • C—= The Public are respectfully inform- fe'^ a& k ed, that it is intended the following Q rLjftv n- e- traders tiiiir Shall sail at tbe under aentiomdferhdit FOR LONDON, The armed brig VENUS, PENDLETON,.. First fair wind. The armed brig LEVANT, M'KIBBIN 14 days after. xy- These Vessels being armed and completely well found, Insurance by them will consequently be effected on the most reasonable terms. FOR LIVERPOOL, The KELLY, M'ILWAIN First fair wind. The ST. PATRICK, CAMPBELL Seven days after. FROM LIVERPOOL FOR BELFAST, The LEVANT, M'KIBBIN 10th September. FROM LONDON FOR BELFAST, The armed brig BRITANNIA, ABEHPEEK; on first de- livery of the Teas from the Sales. For Freight, in London, apply to Messrs. WM. ft JOHN WHARTON, Nicholas' Lane; or, in Belfast, to R. GREENLAW, Agent, Who will receive and forward LINEN CLOTH and other MERCHANDIZE wi* h care and dispatch. U A few Stout Lads wanted as APPRENTICES to the Sea, to whom liberal Encouragement wdl be given, HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE & BOOKS. ROBERT SIMMS, TNTF. Nrg- IW to remove to the Country, will Sell by it ki « Houi„' izr Castlc- set- st, on MONDA Y Next, thio'- 14tli of September, a considerable part of his HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, consisting of Chairs, Fables, Bedsteads Feather Beds a Sofa, & c. & c. AmSion to commence at ELEVEN ofClock. And on same day, at TWO o'Ciock, he will Sell by Auc- tion also, a number of BOOKS, several of which are scarce and valuable. 885) Belfast, September 7, 1812, TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, In ihe Commercial News Room, Waring- street, on THURSDAY the 10th inst. at the Hour of TWO o'Ciock, in the Afternoon, 1? ' HE LEASE of the HOUSE & GROUNDS • I adjoining the Reservoir, now occupied by the Sub- scriber, situate within five minutes walk of Donegall- PIace, and free of the Town taxes. The Subscriber's INTEREST in TWO LEASES of BUILDING- GROuND, in Chichester- street, one having a front to the College, the other in Queen- street. Also, a well- secured PROFIT RENT of One. Hundred and Twenty Pounds per Annum, arising from Tenements in North- street. It is presumed unnecessary to give a particular description of the above- mentioned properties. Persons whom they may suit, will find them extremely eligible in every respect, and such as are seldom - ffered at a Public Sale. The Concerns may be view d, and further information obtained, by applying to , JAMES M'CLEERY. September 1, 1812. ( 863 j- ffiV^ The Public are respeftfuUy inform- . f;^ 1?*** 1 V&^ l*. ed, that the following WJTM- REGULAR TRADERS VFFLSR J^ WSSr- Will tail for their re.- peaive Porte, T, SrSft with the fret fair tVind after tbe datu mentioned > FOR LONDON, The armed brig AURORA, STARKS... 19th September. The armed brig GEORGE, CAUQHET..'.... 14 day* after. FOR LIVERPOOL, The CUNNINGHAM BOYLE, BELL, 12th September. The M1NES. VA, CODRTENAV Eight days after. FOR BRISTOL, The SWfPT, NEEL..; .7. ' 20TH September. FROM LIVERPOOL FOR BELFAST,, The CERES. SAVAGE First fair wind. The FANNY, MARTIN lith September. FROM LONDON FOR BELFAST, The armed brig FACTOR, M'NIECE ... I5th September. The armed brig DONEGALL, COUR r* « < i r, 14 days after. For Freight, in London, apply to Messrs. ALEXANDER and WILLIAM OGILBY, Abchyrch- Vurd, Gentlemen who have Linens to forward, will please send them ro GEORGE LANGTrY Uf A few stout Lads wanted as Apprentices to the Sea. j BELFAST COMMERCIAL CHEtOtflCLE. • i r ORIGINAL FfDETPY. — g——— WWW^— J " b" . ii^ B—' [ Fcr Belfast Commercial Ghromcic.~\ TO THE EDITOR. St » ,— The Author begs leave to acquaint you and the public, that the following wonderful Poem teontairs nothing but real, and well authenticated fails; and never before was tale of wonder more poetically strift to truth. The com- niunicatress of tbe subjoined story was, a Mrs DALZF. L, of Htreulet- itreet, Belfast, ( now an inhabitant of the tomb,) a Lady of the stri& eit veracity, and purest morals. She was a native of Dublin, where the scene of the composition is laid: and she has most solemnly declared, that this strange— this horrible affair, happened in the early part of her own life. « ow upwards of ninety years ago. A considerable time has elapsed since the Author was first made acquainted with this astonishing family anecdote, and he had often thought of dothing it in a poetical dress, being convinced, that by doing • o, and presenting it to the public, he would held out a les- ion of instruction to the rising generation, and offer an in- terestingly strange narration to the Irish Reader. This was his determination 5 but he was often led aside from his purpose by other subjects of major; nportance, that required his more immediate attention. He has now completed the task, and the happiness of communicating to the public, this series of unadorned fatSa, th'ou 1 the medium of the Chronicle. A TALE OF TERROR. " Here Hydra- headed Horror shakes " Her Gorgon locks of hissing snakes; " And Terror* s monstrous eye- balls roll, " To chill with panic fears the soul!— DUBOIS. Mr Lord grew sick— and my Lord must die :— And his death- knell soon is rung. And my lord is coffin'd in chamber high, Where two menials are stationed his corpse hard by, To watch till the morning's young, And they talk over many a wond'rou9 tale, As their tedious vigil they keep : Of the gliding ghost— of the speiStre pale— Of the white woman haunting the lonely vale— The headless man— and the Banshi s wail,— To banish the power of sleep. But the drowsy deity's wand of lead. O'er one of the maids he throws; And soon on a sofa descends her head, By the watch light pie— by her master dead. To indulge in a soft repose. But why thus shudders the waking maid ? And why does the chamber shake ?— * Tis her master that makes the menial afraid, Half- opening his coffin. lid, ghastly array'd— Alive— and from death awake ! * Ah! what is it troubles my lord's repose f" Thetrembling female cried, " Oh Susan 1 oh Susan! I come to disclose, " A terrible tale which no mortal knows!" Her glsomy- brow'd master replied. " dome, loose my arras, I wish to rise ; " And let me be all unbound :—- " Ah me! rhis body," he faintly cries, " Thi » - trmple of falsehoods, frauds, and lies, " SI'. '. i 1 never be laid in ground i" His arms unbound— his feet untied, Like a tenant of tomb he ros « 1 Poor Susan was panic- struck— terrified j And she stood like a statue, half petrified, As he rustled h'S funeral clothes! He bade her to follow— she scarce had power: To a store- room he led the mai. 1 j Where she's order'd to bake a large m iss of flour, His coffin to fill ere the midnight- hour 1 And her trouble shall be repaid. The work completed— the coffin closed; He bids her descend the stairs: Oh how gloomy he look'd 1 and how discomposed ! As a room under- ground which he open'd, exposed The wea'th of h' » worldly cares ! In this secret depot, a heap there lay, Of vessels, both silver and gold : — < 1 For these," oh, he cries, " I have turned away. My faithfullest servants, for many a day; " With their characters lost—, without wages or pay; " And for these I their lives have sold! " When they justly demanded the wages due, " Or from service requested to go; " Some vessels of worth, would soon vanish'd from view 5 " And this was the place where my amrhi threw, " The cause of my servants' woe. • J For some have died on the fatal tree— *' Some linger'd in prison long, " For debts which they never contract d with me : " And some were sent conviils far over the sea. " And 1 have done all this wrong ! " Oh ! I have done all this, and a great deal more! " I have mnrder'd them in their beds: « ' And, alas 1 for the sake of this perishing er « . t' Against their fellows, my crimes I swore, " Who have suffered, and lost their heads! Now of all those wrongs, which I've been the cause, The world has nothing known; " But I've only imposed upon human laws, " For heaven is just!" here, he made a pause, " And uttered a horrible groan ! 11 But Suean, alas' you have more to know ; " And here you must solemnly swear, B That you'll never divu'ge, to friend or to fot, " Thy master's sad fate, or thy master's woe, " ' Till death in your face shall stare." To his lady's bureau he nejc repairs, And takes fi ve score guineas of geld, Whirh he offers to Susan but Susan declares, She'll ii* ve nothing to do with her lady's affairs ; ' But Hi tale she will never unfold. Yet lie ' aegs her compliance, and tells her, if aught Of trouble shall fall to her share : If her mistress in wrath, her de. tro& ion wrought, Should her life be in danger, and could not be bought, Jf beside in the world to save her was nought, Then his tale she was free to declare. . • Oh, the dreaded hour is approachiog fasti And hi « Lordship's in agitation: JJe starts at the sound of the nightly blast, And 1 ke terrified villain, looks, wildly aghast, While his » oul is in perturbation. He sends the maid to the corridor, Expecting some news to hear; Yet nothing can Susan's eyes explore. But the objects she'd often seen before; Nor whisper assails her ear. His lordship paces like man in pain, Quick over the kitchen floor ; While the blood is boiling in every vein, Arid the perspiration's descending like rain, From every weeping pore. Again to the corridor Susan's sent; But quiet and silence reign si " His Lordship is dreading some evil event ( Said Sue, as she goes on the same intent) " Yet who can this mystery explain ?" She cees— tho' she waits not long to gsze, But swift to her master flies :— « ' My Lord, the corridor's all in a blaze, " Such a sight 1 have never beheld in n « y days, " Nor shall such ever meet my eyes! " A chariot— a driver, and horses of flame. " All shrouded in lambent fire; " Oh! I saw such things as it shocks me to name ; " But whence do yon think have these hell. fiends came, " In their blue- btazing frightful attire I" Thus Sue —' As her master shook his head :— " Oh innocent Sue!" he cried— You know not the horrors that meet the dead, « When this swift- fleeting, transient life i3 fled :— " Oh mortals! how vain is pride ! " Oh Susan! that chariot awaits for me, " For the cruelties I have done : " Man! why was Heaven created for thee, " When it shuts out the vot'ry of perfidy, From light, and from Glory's Sun ?" He hastens away to the chariot of fire :— He enters, in Susan's view :— Oh Heavenly Father ! the prospedt was dire, As she saw him assume the infernal attire. Which the dxmons around them drew !— All shudd'ring with terror she turned aside, From the vision- disgusting scene :— When she turned again, no chariot was found : It had epen'd a way through the yawning ground; And all was again serene The funeral morn at length arrives; And the solemi! procession begins • The black- plumed hearse to the church- yard drives, By citizens followed, and citizens' wives; Each talking of men who lived criminal lives, And his I. ordship's en « abled sins. The coffin's interred, and each home repairs— And my Lady now all atone, Instead of preparing for evening prayers, Thinks better to look o'er her household affairs, And thus finds that her treasure is gone. The maids are examined, who waked my Lord « Poor Sus in most guilty appears ; And soon a dark dungeon's recesses afford. The innocent female cold lodging and board, And a shrine for her sighs and tears. The Assizes approach— and the trial motn, To Susan unwelcome comes :— The charge is good— for her guilt is sworn, And sorrowful Susan is left forlorn ; For away to the tree of the tremors she's torn, ri Attended by solders and drumj. Alas 1 poor Su « an ! you're come to die, For five score guineas of gold !— Which (' twas sworn) was found in vonr custody, Soon after the night which you watched on high, By your master, in coffin cold. Those said that her crime was of blackest hue, Who spuke with malignant breath ; Rut many in sorrow assembled to view. The tragical end of unfortunate Sue, On the sham-:- giving scaffolj of death f. " And must I die on this shameful tree," To the Sheriff poor Susan cries ; " Can nothing afford some comfort to me ? " And may nothing reverse the har » h decree, That hurries me to the skies 1* Alas can interest, lo* e nor poiyer, " My life from destruction save ; " Must I fall like a frail, untimely flower, " Beneath the storm- winged wintry shower, " That hastens it to the grave ?" " No ! nought," said the Sheriff, " can save your life ; " For the laws and thy Judge are just. " For life, you will soon have na cause for strife; " As you'll shortly be under the Surgeon's knife i " For die, guilty female, you must!" « Then if interest; wealth, and love won't save, " My life from this shameful tree ; " I'll rescue myself from a premature grave ;" Said Sue— but the Sheriff said, fear made her rave, And brought on insanity. " No ! Sheriff!" she tried, " I've a story to tell; " A mystery I'll now unveil, " Will soon all the thoughts of my guilt dispel; " And I place at defiance the powers of hell, " To contradivSk my tale I ,, With wonder the multitude round her press, To hear what she has to say-; She tells them the cause of her present distress, From beginning to end, neither more nor less; While her hearers are seized with dismay. Some doubtfully listen— while many believe, For her's is a wondrous fcale ! But the Sheriff declares, that he cannot conceive, - How her terrible tale can her life relieve; Or unwitnessed procure her a Royal reprieve ; But they carry her back to jail. The Sheriff, the Judge, and a multitude mere, And Susan among the rest, Repair to the castle, and find out the door, Which concealed . so much treasure in vessels of ore : In the vault of her master the dough they explore, And his coffin nought else possessed. <• O Satan ! Susan!" is all the cry— " Yes! Susan, yonr life's your own :— •* Those scenes have unravelled a mystery, « Of avarice, wickedness, perfidy, " The greatest was ever known!" Her pardon's granted— and low poor Sue, Is loved by her mistress more j For heroic conduit— fidelity true ; And for fortitude such as the world n> ' er knew, Evinced by a woman before ! AUGUSTUS. Armagh, S^ temtnr 1, MONTHLY COMMERCIAL REPORT. [ Frcm\ he Lfndrn Monthly M> igazint\ The reM, that is, the nominal, value of the exports from Great Bri- tain to the American Sr it s, previ- ously to the American Non. impor- tation and Embargo Laws, and to the British Orders in Council, aver- age of three years, ending 1807 in- clusive. ,.,.£ 12,136,311 And to all the other parts of Ame- rica including the British and Fo- reign West Indies.. ..'. 10 599,514 The real, that is, the nominal, value of the exports from Great Bri- tain to the American State, average of four years, ending 1811 inclusive, during which psriod the British Or- ders in Council, and American Non importation and Embargo Laws were in operation . 6,404*, 059 And to all other parts of Ameri- ca, including the British and Fo- reign West Indies........... 17,133,553 The average importation of foreign wool, at beginning of last cen- lbs. tury, was only 869,727 The average of eight years, ending 1789, was .' 2,660,823 The average of eight years, ending 1799, was 4,020,000 Tile storage of eight years, ending 1810 inclusive, was Wool imported in the year 1806 Ditto Ditto Ditto Ditto Ditto 7,729,929 7,333,993 11,768,926 2 353,725 6.845,933 10.936,224 4,739,972 1807 • ••• ••• • » • m* 1803 1809 ~ 1810 • ••• • » • ••• ••• ••• 1811 The two quarters ending the 5th of July. The importation of the first quarter of this year, ending the 5th of April, into Great Britain was Of whichjeame from Portugal While only we rsceived from Spain But, in the quarter ending the 5th of July, 1812, the importatirfn of foreign wool into London was.... — Rather more than the greatest im- portation in former years during that quarter. The importation into Bristol for the same period was And that into Liverpool amounted to Total of the two qu. liters ending the 5th of July, 1812 Which is about a sixth less than the importa tion during the same period the preceding year. 2,587,533 816,608 593,187 190,125 1,383,215 I 230,910 153,800 2 587,533 t by drams ; for their employment does not neces- I snrily subject them to gastrodynia; they seldom j indeed escape dyspepsia; but this is common to ; all persons of sedentary habits. ] The custom of dram- drinking, however,' almo « t Icertainly induces the complaint; and it is curious to remark; that, in the first instance, the habit is J frequently acquired by taking a dram as a remedy I for dyspepsia, in which it affords a short and de- ll ceitful alleviation. • Sehirrous liver and dropsy j » are the next stages in progress towards death; i and in this condition the miserable victim ac- ;; quaints the doctor, whom, at last, it is necessary to consult, that he has not tasted spirits during the last six months; when, for the six years pre- ceding, he has taken gin, morning, noon and night. The shoemakers are better in this respect, and many of them are sensible reflecting men; but the frequent pressure on the stomach, in time, leads to disease; and no men are more subject to dys- pepsia, which is generally the precurser of gas- I trodynia. The complaints of both these descrip- | tions of workmen would be materially diminished, by using exercise out of doors, baths, and fric- tion, whenever they could be practised; and avoid- ing smoking and drinking. It is dreadful to reflect that so much of the public revenue arises from sources which every well- wisher to mankind must deprecate— spirits, tobacco, and lotteries. To prevent the mischiev- ous consequences whicty continually result from these powerful agents, t& e duty should be so high, that it should at least operate as a check. At present, numbers of the lower orders of society have, in a great degree, given up drinking beer, which, to be sure, is poor enough, and substitute gin ; to increase the effect of which, they gene- rally use tobacco. The effects of this practice 1 soon become obvious; and, notwithstanding all our justly boasted- of improvements in whatever tends to ameliorate the condition of man, I am confident, from what I observe in my practice at two large Dispensaries, that in no long period the population of the country will be seriously affect- ed. It is not enough that the population be nu- merous, it should be sound and healthy. But the . offspring of dram- drinkers are, in general, diseas- ' ed from their infancy, and are seldom reared up to form useful members of society. An Account of the. Quantity of Cotton Wool im- ported into Great Britain in the last Twenty Years; distinguishing each Year and shelving the Average in Periods of Five Years each, 1792.., 1794... 1795..., 1796... 1797 1793 r 1799 1800 1801 1802 1803.— 1804 1805..;... 1S06 1807 180S...., 1809.... 1810.... 1811.... Quantity Imported, lbs. 34.907,497 10,040,929 24,358,567 26,401,340 32,126,357 23,354,371 31,880,641 43,379,278 56,010,732 56,004,805 60,345,600 53,812,283 61,867,392 59,682,406 58,176,283 74,925,306 43,605,982 92,812,282 136,488,935 91,576,535 Annual Average*. 27,366,938 32,125,865 58,770,780 87,881,808 The complaints as to the decline of the Wool- len Trade in Yorkshire, may be proved to be v.' tll- founded by a comparison of the exports of woollens at different periods, when the article varied in price a half and a third, 5,100,000 being in 1812 equal in 1776 only to 2,500,000, and in 1789 only to 3,400,000 at the most; so that the 4 millions of 1811 was equal in 1796 only to 2 millions. Yet my Lord Sheffield founds an argument on the figures taken as absolute, not as relative values! The average value of five years, ending the 5th of Jan. 1776 £ 4,350,941 Average of five years, ending the 5th of Jan. 1789 3,544,116 Average; of five years, ending the 5tTxot Jan. ToTS.:.: .. dr.... 5,158,338 Tf/ ie exports in 1811 was 4,376,000/. consider- ably below . the two preceding years of extraordi- nary export. Barrels of porter brewed by the first twelve houses in London, from July £, 1811,. to July 5 1812:— bis. Barclay and Co 270,259 VARIETIES, LITERARY AND PHILOSOPHICAL. MILITARY PRO MO rings'. WAR- OFFtCF., SRPfEIVTBEf* 1. Menx, Reid, and Co. 188,078 Truman and Co 150,164 Whit. brW and Co... 122,440 Calvert and Co 103,212 MeuxandC* 102,403 its. Combe an ! Co 100,824 Goodwyne and Co... 81,022 Elliot and Co 58,385 Cocks and Campbell 51,474 Taylor 51,220 Clowes and Co 34,010 The African Institution announce their inten- tion to publish the last Journals received from Mr. Park, with the narrative of Isaac, for the benefit of Mr. Park's widow. Mr. John Barnard Trotter, Author of the in- teresting and valuable Memoirs of the late Mr. Fox, purposes to publish an account of a Tour through Ireland, which he has performed during the present summer. Mr. Thomas Ashe, the noted Author of the fable called the Spirit of the Book, threatens an- other work of similar character, under the title of the " Claustral Palace, or Memoirs of the Fa- mily J" He is so sanguine of great success that he demands ten thousand pounds for his manu script. Our readers will lament to learn that two of the pfoudest ornaments of modern literature have for some time, been afflicted with total blindness We allude to Mr. Arthur Young, a philosopher and patriot, whese usefulness has never been ex- | ceeded, and never can be exceeded in the annals of | Britain ; and Dr. John Wolcot, the most original poet of the age of George the Third. Mr. John Blenkinsop, of Middleton, near Leeds, : the meritorious inventor of the carriage to go on pinions, by steam, writes to the Editor, that at ! present he has a waggon at work, which conveys i 100 loads of coals a day over the distance of l- i i miles each way, each waggon weighing 3\ tons, j The salutary advantages of Vaccination are \ clearly shewn in the following calculation :— Na- tural small- pox, 10,000 cases give 1000 deaths, or one in ten ; inoculated ditto, 10,000 cases give 20 deaths, or one in 500; vaccination, 10,000 cases give 10 failures, or one in 1000, and no deaths. Whence it appears, that where there are 10 failures of vaccination there are 20 deaths from small- pox inoculation, not to mention the incal- culable numbers destr6yed by spreading the small- pox contagion. The number of prisoners committed for trial in England, Scotland, and Wales, in the course of last year, was 6941; of whom, 587 received sen- tence of death, and 59 were executed. An Observer, having lately amused himself with sending up a considerable number of small air- balloons, discovered that, as the balloons as- cend, they have, as usual, got into different cur- rents of air at different altitudes, and he noticed that when the wind below has changed it has ge- nerally got into that quarter from which the up- per current had previously blown. For example, he sent up balloons which went off with a north wind ; but having attained some height have got into an east wind, and lastly a south- west wind; when the wind below from the north has changed it has become east; this wind h is shortly after given place to a current from the south- west; and he so repeatedly found this to be the case, that he has been induced to think that the changes in the wind always began first from above. The proportion of Marriages to Baptisms is as- certained by the following table in 50 years: 4th Regiment of Dragoon Oiiaird- i— Lieutertant John K'ni; to be Captain of a Troop, by purc'iase, irfce Lally, who retires. 5ib Ditto— Lieut. I. Brimsltil! to be Captain if a Troop, » ir « Osborne, killed in a& ion Cnrn't J, Cla-' s- tohe'( S" n. tenant, vice Brunikill. J. Watson, Gent, to be Cornet, - vice Clarke. S i Regiment of Foot— W. M'Minn, Gent, to be Ensign, without purchase 7fh Ditto— Lieut. T. Moses, to be Captain of a CortiDany.' vice Prestcott, killed in a<* tion 10th Ditto— Brevet Mijor J. Carr, from the 5 - h Oirrl. on Bartalion, to b ; Captain of a Company, vice Calthrop, who exchange-. Emign G. Birch to " be L » : uten/ int, by . purchase, vice Hicks, promoted. 12th Ditto— J. Grover, Gent, to be Ensign, l y purchase, vice Ellis, who retires. 29rh Ditto— Ensign W. Johnaon. from the Soutth Maro Mi- litia ; and Dixon, Gent, to be F. uaigiis, - without pur- chase. 44th Ditto— t ieut. J. Ponsotiby to lie Captain of a Comp- ny, vice Berwick, kil! ed in action Eo'ign 1. J. . Fentou to be Lieutenant, vide Ponsonby. Serj- mt- Major J. Smith to be Ensign, vice Standlev, killed in 3ftinn. 45th Ditto— Fnsign T. Drew to be Lieutenant, ivithout pur- chase, vice Reynett, promoted. 48ih Ditto— Serjeant Harford, from the 3( 1 Rejrlmene of Foot Guards, to be Ensign, without purchase , vice War- ton. who resign* 50th Ditto— Capt Sir E. F. A ™ r, from tbe half, pay of the 100th Foo\ to be Captain of a Company, vict- Lord Al- vanley, who exchanges. 54th Ditto— Ensign B Donellan, vice Barhauld, promoted in the 5th West India Reg nient; Ensign R. Leac,- oft, vice Miles, superseded, to be Lieutenants, without purchase 56th Ditto— Lieu'eoant G. bparks, from the lsc ; » rrey Mi- litia, to be Ensign, without purchase. 58rh Ditto— Lieutenant S M. Hobson to be Adjutant, vie* Shea, who res'gns the Adjutancy only. 67th Ditto— Lientenaut D. Duff, from the Armagh Militia, to be Ensign, without purchase. 72d Ditto— Lieutenant W. Bell to be Captain of a Company, vice Chisholm, deceased. Ensign and Adjutant —-— Co- ventry to have the rank of Lieutenant- 79th Ditto— R. Christie, Gent, to be Ensign, by purchase, vice Leslie, promoted 8Pth Ditto— Lieutenant Wm. Leader, from the Antrim Mi- litia to be Ensign, without purchase. 102d Ditto— J. Wiliams, Gent, to be Ensign, by purchase, vice W. Lyster, promoted. 5th Garrison Battalion— Captain H. Calthrop, from the 10th Foot, to be Captain of a Company, vice Carr, who ex- change!. 10th Royal Veteran Battalion— Lieutenant I. Everett, from the 2d Veteran Battalion, to be Lieutenant. Nova Scotia Fenci'es— Brevet Lieutenant Col. Wnr Haly, to be Major, without purchase, vice Thesiger, appointed Deputy Barrack- Master- General in Canada. Glengarry Light Infantry F'ncibles— Colonel E. B-.' yfies, Irom the Nova Scotia Fencibles, to be Colonel. . Vujor F. Battersby, from the 8th Foot, to be I. it- ureii Ui^ CoL. Captain G. Macdonnell, from the Sth Foot, to be M.. jor. Lieutenants A. Lid'lell, fiom the Sth Regiment of Foot; Rowland M'Donnell, from the Canadian Fencitile. • John Jenkins, from the 104th Foot) J. Shaw, from the 49rh Foot; T. Fitzgerald, from the 1st Foot; and R. M. Cochrane, from the Canadian Fencibles, to be Captai'H of Companies. Lientenant A. M Millan, from the Cinadi. m Fencibles; Ensigns J. Stewart, from th 100th Foot; A Leslie, from the 8rh Foot; H F. Kughes, It > m the 35tH Foot; W. Ker, from the 41st Foot; M Shaw, from the Nova Scotia Fencible,; W. K- mble, from the Newfound, land Fencibles; and R. Smith. Gent, with temporary rank, to be Lieutenants. R. Ma; heson, A. Maedonneh, J. Robins, and W M'Ctean, G- nts. to be Ensigns. Ser- jeant- Major J. Mackay, from the ft "/ at Regiment of Ar- tillery, to be Ad; vrant, with the rank of Ensign Serje. iV. J Watson, from the Royal Reg. ment of Artili- Tj', to b; Quarter- Mast'T. The King's German Legion, 1st Dragoons— Cadet Serjeant . jtfien. ee, from the I> u9 » of Bru. itwick valry, tr. be Cornet, vice Munehhauwn. who resigns. 2d Battalion of Light Infantry— Ensigns P. R. A Van Oyclt vice Schaumann, promoted; and J. F. de Meuron, vice . Egmonr, who resigns, to be 1 jeutenantn. 5th Battalion of the l. ine— Paymaster- Serjeant L. Taeniae from the Duke of Brunswick Odi' Cava. ry, to iinsijn vice Witte, promoted. De Roll's Regiment— F. nsign C. F. Grauimann to be X, nant, vice Hundheim, deceased. J. B. P. Stutter, Uj 4 />, to be Ensign, vice Graumann. J, STAsr.— F. S. Ltirpent, Esq. ro be Deputy Judge Adroi J U of his Majesty's Forces serving in Spain and Portug il( MEMORANDUM.— Cornet R. M. Gibbons of the 7 h Li* Dragoons, is superseded, being absent without leave. REPORT OF DISEASES, In tie [ raSlice of a Physician, in IVestminter / fr » m the 20th of July, to the 20th of / lugust, 1812. The character of the weather during the month has been cool, with much rain. Prevailing winds W, N. W. and N. E. On the night of the 18 th lightning, on the 19th a storm of thunder. In this Report the cases of gastrodynia ( chronic pain in the stomach) are numerous. They chief- ly affect sedentary persons, and especially those whose occupations occasion pressure on the sto- mach. Of these the greatest proportion are tai- lors and shoemakers. The tailors might, in a con- siderable degree, avoid this painful complaint, if they would not attempt to improve their degraded ; condition, ty the temporary exhilaration afforded 1760 1770 1780 1785 1790 1795 1800 1805 1310 Baptisms. .... 806 .... .... 361 .... .... 356 .... .... 366 .... .... 359 .... .... 353 .... .... S40 .... 350 .... .... 360 .... to to to to to to to to to Marriages. 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 The following is a table of the Population of England and Wales throughout the last century: In 1700 . 1710 , 1720 , 1730 . 1740 , 1750 1760 5,475,000 5,240,000 5,565,000 5,796,000 6,064,000 6,567,000 6,736,000 1770 ... 7,428,000 In 1780 ... 7,953,000 1785 ... 8.0L6.000 1790 ... 8,675,000 1795 ... 9,055,000 1801 ... 9,168,000 1805- 6 9,828,000 1811 ... 10,488,000 At the late dinner given by the Lord CHunce!' » •- in honour of the Earl of Wellington, by desire of t, I'rince Regent, his Royal Highness proposed t' health of Lord Wellington, and requested that it mi t be a bumper to ist.— As the glasses were rather hu t , Sir William Grant, Master the Rolls, did t j quite fill his, which induced the Prince to sav " tij day light for Lord Wellington." Sir William, t * . dily filling his glass, said, he wished his Lord J. p had had more day- light at Salamanca, as the vie joiy would then, if possible, have been still greater. The following is the amount of the British r F force up to this day :— At s » a, 101 ships of the J , 10 from 50 to 44 guns, 117 frigates, 105 sloops in. i yachts, 8 bombs and fire ships, 127 brigs, 35 cu . fer-, 52 schooners, gun- vessels, luggers, Sfc. total 5," '{).— In port and fitting, 19 of the line, 6 from 50 . » • )•> guns, 28 frigates, 37 sloops, & c. 22 brigs, 7 cv fcrr, 12 schooners, & c. total 131—- Guard shipsi 5 t if the line, 1 of 50 guns, 4 frigates, 5 sloops, total —. Hospital ships, Prison ships, & c. 33 of the I Be, » of 50 guns, 2 frigates, total 38.— Ordinary ar srl re- pairing for servicc, 71 ef the line, 12 from 50 to 4 J, guns, 72 frigates, 32 sloops, & c. 6 bombs, & , c. . j brigs, 1 cutter, 5 schooners, S-' c. tot < 1 21 4 Bu miinj y 31 of the line, 4 of 44 guns, 19 frigates, 6 Jtuops,. 8 brigs, total 68.— Grand total, 1021. PRESBYTERIAN POLITENESS ALTAR THE^ Y- MTH of his father, the Scots appoin'ed Charles II.! Kir,;-, upon the express condition of his gond beh ivionr, and taking the covenant. The King, ui i m hi* arrival in Scotland, was advised to pay g r at „ t- tention to the Ministers ( Clergy ), who h u 1 much more power in the kingdom than himself. Pay- ing a visit to a leading man among them,, of ths name of Guthrie, who happened to be cnnfiuie. 1 by indisposition, Mrs. Guthrie ro; e to ; jiv* hi? Majesty a chaii : " Sit down, good wife ( said Mr. Guthrie), the King is a young man, : wd c. m take a chair for Jiimself."— It may not bje inijHu- per to add, that this Guthrie, who seems to have had no very high idea of the kingly digni'y, wn, hanged, upon no very cleat evidence of his guilt,, after the Restoration. BELFAST: Printed and Published by DKUMMOND AnniRsow, fnr Self and the other Proprietors, every Monday, W. dncsiim an Saturday — Price of the Paper, when sen. to any paif • of the United Kingdom. >' 3. Si. ve. irlv- paid iq H'ivmire. AGKNTS— iVlts. . 1' ayUi ami Newton, Warwick- s^ Lon- don— Mr. Bernard Murra(, 16fi, 01d Church street, DUB. lin— Mr Jas. Anderson, booksel er, Edinburgh— Mr Jui. Lang, post- master, Newry— Mr. Sam, Peoples, post- m; u- ter, 1. « rr>— Mr. W. M'Wtllianis, ji; n. Armagh.
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