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Maidstone Journal and Kentish Advertiser


Printer / Publisher: John Vine Hall (Successor to John Blake) 
Volume Number:     Issue Number: 1655
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Maidstone Journal and Kentish Advertiser

Date of Article: 07/10/1817
Printer / Publisher: John Vine Hall (Successor to John Blake) 
Address: King's-Arms Office, Maidstone
Volume Number:     Issue Number: 1655
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AND KENTISH Advertisements and Articles vf Intelligence NEWTON and CO. ( late TAYLER & NEWTON,) No. 5, WARWICK- SQUARE; AND AT THE AUCTION MART. 3RTISER. SUB HOC SJGNO VIXCES. ... ... J^,.,..,.,^ , For tleis Paper Received ill London by J. WHITE, 33J FLEET- STREET; at PEELE'S COFFEE HOUSE; AT A 1.1, WHICH PEACES IT IS REGULARLY FILED. I ••••• — Printed and Published every Tuesday by JOHN VINE HALL, ( Successor to JOHN BLAKE,) King's- Arms Office, Maidstone. ay- This PAPER has now been extensively Circulated ( between THIRTY and FORTY YEARS,) throughout the COUNTIES of KENT, SUSSEX, SURRY, ESSEX, which renders it a desirable ADVERTISING MEDIUM to ATTORN IES, AUCTIONEERS, MERCHANTS, AGRICULTURISTS, and the whole Community of TRADERS. Price Id.] TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 1817. [ No, * » $$ ( T WEST KENT QUARTER SESSIONS. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, VHAT the next General Quarter Session of the Peace for llie Western Division of the County r, f KENT, will he holden at MAIDSTONE, On TUF. Sn. l Y, the 14th of OCTOBER next, on which day the Court will be opened at Nine o'Cloek in the Morning precisely, when the High Constables will be required to make their Presentments, and the Grand and Petty Juries will be impannelled and sworn, and those who do not appear will be lined. The Court will then immediately proceed to make Or- ders in Bastardy, and other Parish Business; and those Persons who are to appear on Recognizances for Bastardy, the Peace, and other Parish Business, are to give their attendance. The Court will then hear Appeals, and afterward* proceed to the Trial of the Prisoners and the Traverses All Notices of Appeal and of Trial must be given Fight clear Days, before the commencement of the Ses- sion, ( unless where the time is prescribed by Act of Parliament), and all Appeals and Traverses, must be set down for hearing, with the Clerk ofthe Peace, at the Sitting ofthe Court. And in orderto give Dispatch to Business, all Prose- cutors and Witnesses hound over to prefer Bills of Iu dictment, or to give Evidence before the Grand Jury, are hereby required to attend at the opening of the Court, in Order that they may give instructions to the Clerk of Indictments; to prepare the Bills, and that tliey may go before the Grand Juty, and give Evidence on the same. J. F. CLARIDGE, Sevenoaks, Kent, Clerk of the Peace. KENT AUXILIARY BIBLE SOCIETY. PATRON, His ROYAL HIGHNESS the DUKE of KENT. PRESIDENT, RIGHT HON. the EARL of ROMNEY. HE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY of this SO- CIETY, will be held at the TOWN- HALL, MAIDSTONE, on THURSDAY, the !) th of OCTOBER; at 12 o'clock. The EARL of ROMNEY, PRESIDENT, in the Chair. iT Accommodations will be provided for the I adies, and the Subscribers and Friends to the Institution are earnestly requested to attend. T'cl HOP PLANTERS. A GENERAL MEETING of HOP PLAN- LJL TERS, is requested at the STAR INN, Maidstone. on FRIDAY, the 17th OCTOBER instant, at Twelve Clock at Noon, on Matters connected with tiie gene- ral Interests of tiie Hop Planters: when a full attend- ance o'f those eh'gaged in the Cultivation of Hops, is most paticularly requested. By Order. Town Malling, JOHN DUDLOW, 6th Ociober, 1817. Secretary to the Committee. LlEUi E NANCY. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, THAT the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the LIEUTENANCY of the COUNTY of KENT, for carrying into execntiort the Laws relating to the Militia, wiil beholden at the BELL INN, at MAIDSTONE, in the said County, on TUESDAY, the 7th day of OCTOBER next, at 12 o'clock at noon precisely, lo issue Preccptsfornevv Listsof Persons liable to serve WM. SCUDAMORE, Clerk to General Meetings. Maidstone, 22d Sept. 1817. . SHEEP STEALING. WHEREAS a Wether Sheep marked TT with pitch on the near side, the property [ R of Mr. TURNER, of East Farleigh, was STOLEN from the FOLD on his LAND at COXHEATH, in the NIGHT of SATURDAY last. .4 REWARD OF FIVE POUNDS is therefore hereby offered to any Person or Persons, who will give Information of the Offender or Offenders, so as that lie or they may be brought to Justice and Convicted. And the REW ARD Will be paid to any one of the Offenders, who will give Information of his Accomplices. Apply at the Office of Messrs. BURR, HOAR and BURR, Solicitors, Maidstone; or to ROBERT KNIGHT at the Rectory Farm, East Faileigb. THOMAS BOULDEN S CREDITORS. THE CREDITORS of THOMAS BOUlDEN are requested to meet at the CHEQUERS, at Chart Comer, on WEDNESDAY, 16th Instant, at 4 o'Clock — when a Statement of his Affairs will be laid before them: previous to which Meeting, all Persons are requested to send in all Demands on THOMAS BoUlDeN, to him at his House, in Chart. Chart, STEPHEN WALTER Oct. Oth, 1817. WM. HARRISON. BRIDGE WHARF COMPANY. MR. JOHN SAGE having retired from the above Concern, the PUBLIC are respectfully informed, the Business will in future be carried on un- der the FIRM of POTTER, BURGESS, and Co. who avail themselves of the present opportunity of soliciting a continuance of their favors, assuring them every at- tention shall be paid to their commands. Coals, Coke, and Oil Cake on lowest terms.— Dry Stowage for Hops insured from Fire. Maidstone, Sept. 29,1817. All Persons standing indebted lo tbe above Concern, are desired to pay the amount oftheir respective debts to Mr. R. T. CORDELL, Turk's Head Court, who is authorised to receive the sa « i? e ; and all Persons bavins: claims on the late Firm, are requested , to jend their Accounts to POTTER, BURGESS, & Co. at the BRIDGE WHARF, that they may be discharged. To the Hop Planters in Kent and Sussex. GENTLEMEN, Beg leave respectfully to inform you it is my intention to BUY and SELL HOPS on Com- mission, the preseut year. The connexions I have formed will enable me to obtain the best Price, and Payment at the Scale. Permit me to advise your parti- cular attention as lo the Drying and Packing your Hops. I shall feel grateful for your favors, and shall study, with every exertion, your interest. I am, Gentlemen, Your obedient servant, EDWARD RUSSELL. Maidstone, Aug. 2G. 1S17. N. B.— Shall attend Cranbrook Market every Saturday. To Hop Planters and Others. J. R. SAXBY, HOP MERCHANT, begs leave • to inform his FRIENDS and the Public in general, that he has Removed from the High- Street, to STONE- STREET, MAIDSTONE; and that he will attend at the GEORGE INN, CRANBROOK, and the Wool PACK, TeN- TErDEN, on the Market Days, during the Hop Season. ': The best Home- made BAGGING at 16s. per cwt. I FIRE and LIFE INSURANCES effected on very, advantageous Terms, and no Charge made for Policies issued for a short period. Maidstone, 15th September, 1817. > To the Hop Planters in Kent and Sussex, j GENTLEMEN, A S it is my . intention to PURCHASE HOPS tm. this Season in the Country, I think it necessary to take this method of Contradicting a Report in Cir- culation, respecting my Connection with other Country Buyers— and tc assert, most positively, that no such Connection don or ever has subsisted between myself and any othcnindividual. I shall attend at the MITRE TAVERN, every THURSDAY, for the purpose of receiving offers— anil in my absence, CAPTAIN JOSEPH HII. LS; will transmit any Samples to me. I am, Gentlemen, Your most obedient Servant, ROBERT SERRELL YOUNG. Maidstone, 15f7i Sept. lb 17. To Sportsmen and Dealers in Gunpowder. WILLIAM GILLMORE HARVEY begs leave to inform his Friends and the Public, that he has now no longer any Interest or Concern in the Mills at BATTLE, which from local disadvantages have proved unsuccessful, and which from fatal experience he has been compelled to abandon. He has, in conse- quence, formed a connection nearer the METROPOLIS, where he flatters himself he shall be able to avail him- self advantageously of MANUFACTURING GUN- POWDER of the same decided superiority he has hitherto done, the knowledge of which he has attained at a great expense, labor, and attention, at much per- sonal hazard for upwards of forty'years. All orders addressed tobim at No. 25, Coleman- street, London, will meet every possible attention. MONEY. rj^ O be advanced on MORTGAGE of FREE- , - 1. HOLD ESTATES, in KENT or SUSSEX, in Sums of not less than £ 600. or. more than £ 2000, Applications to be made to Mr. STARR, Canterbury; or Mr. SCUDAMORE, Maidstone, Solicitors to the Kent Life Assurance and Annuity Institution. FOUND, ALIVER and WHITE POINTER DOG— YOUNG, and appears never to have been broke; followed a Gig from Uckfield,— Apply at the Leicester Arms, Penshurst, within fourteen days, or he will be Sold to pnv his Keep, & c. I Oct. 6th, 1817. ! WANTED, A STRONG ACTIVE LAD, who has been , accustomed to the Grocery Business.— Apply to • J. HODGSKIN, Grocer, Gabriel's Hill, Maidstone. j WANTED AT MICHAELMAS, ASTEADY MIDDLE AGED MAN, as FOOTMAN, who can have a good character. Apply personally to Mr. VINER, West Mailing | WANTED, AJOURNEYMAN CHANDLER. For Par- ticulars inquire of Mr. Titos. TOMKIN, Yalding. WANTED A COOK and HOUSEKEEPER, by a Single Gentleman, in the Farming Business, on Michael- mas day next, a MIDDLE- AGED WOMAN, in the double capacity of COOK and HOUSEKEEPER, where one other Female Servant is kept, and one Man in the House.— Wages not an object.— No one need apply who cannot have a good Character from liei last place, for her competency and honesty. ' I Apply, personally, for the Placc, at Mr. Cox's, Farn- : ingham, Kent. . j TO BE LET, IMMEDIATELY, OR AT MICHAELMAS NEXT, LOWER FANT HOUSE, pleasantly situated A on the banks of the River Medway, within one ; mile of MAIDSTONE, fit for the reception of a genteel family. If required, 8 or 9 Acres ot Meadow Land may , be had with the above. For further particulars apply ' to Mr. RUGG, Debtling; or SCUDAMORE, Solicitor, i Maidstone, COAL WAREHOUSE of GRANARY. TO BE LET, And entered upon immediately, THAT LARGE BUILDING, called The Old Playhouse, containing a room capable of holding 500 chaldrons of coals, with an excellent floor over the same, fit for the stowage of corn, hops, See.. situated near the GREAT BRIDGE, MAIDSTONE. Apply to Mr GEORGE ARCHER, Grocer, near the Corn Market.— Sept. 30, 1817. , TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, : A BRICKED FREEHOLD MESSUAGE or TENEMENT, containing spacious Cellars under the same, in which the Business of, a Wine and Spirit Merchant, was lately carried situate at WEST MALLING, and now in the occupation of Mr. Henry Dickenson. — Immediate Possession thereof may be had. For further Particulars apply to Mr. SELBY, Solicitor, at Town Malling. 32 Acres of valuable Freehold Building and Accommodation Land, Thornhills, near the Town of Maidstone. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, By CARTER MORRIS, On THURSDAY, 23rd OCTOBER, 1817, at tnc BULL INN. MAIDSTONE, at 3 o'Clock, in Lots, LL that PIECE or PARCEL of valuable IL FREEHOLD LAND, containing 18A. 2R. 30P. or thereabouts, desirably situate at Thornhills, near the Town of Maidstone, adjoining on the North and North East, to Lauds belongingfo A. H. Bradley, esq, and Mr. Oliver, on the West to Sir Henry Calder's Laud, on the South West to Land in the occupation of Messrs. Bensted, and abutting to the Road leading from Maidstone to Boxley, on tbe Sou'h East. Also all that Piece or Parcel of Valuable FREEHOLD LAND, containing 13A. OR.. 8P. or thereabouts, situate at Thornhills aforesaid, abutting to the Road leading from Maidstone to Boxley on the North West, to Mr. Hills's Land on the North East, to the Foot Voad lead- ing from Union- street to Penendcn Heath on the South East, and to Mr. Dickenson's Land on the South, West. The above will be Sold in Lots of from 3 to 4 Acres each, which from their very eligible Situation, are par- ticularly desirable for Building upon, or as, accommo- dation Land to Persons residing in the Town. SALE THIS DAY. Valuable Live and Dead Farming Stock, TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, Oil the Premises, BY T. MINTER, THIS DAY, TUESDAY, the 7tb of OctobeR, 1817, • k LL the Valuable LIVE and DEAD STOCK, £ m. of Mr. MURTON, TROTTISCLIFF COURT, near Town Malling; consisting of 200 tags, 70 lambs, * » horses, and a quantity of hogs; 2 waggons, a tug, aid 4 carts; 4 ploughs, 4 paii of harrows, 2 rills, and slums; an excellent threshing machine; harnesses, ar. d a quan- tity of good and useful farming implements, which will be particularized in Catalogues, to be'had at the Plaice ot' Sale, and of the Auctioneer, West- street, Faversham. The Stock, & e. to be viewed on the morning of sale, which will begin precisely at TEN o'clock in the forenoon, oil account of tbe great number of lots. FREEHOLD ESTATE, ' ~ With Immediate Possession, WEEK- STREET, MAIDSTONE. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY MR. HOMEWOOD, MONDAY, OCTOBER 13, 1817, at the Bull TURNPIKE TOLLS. MAIDSTONE AND BIDDENDEN ROADS. rip HE next MEETING of the TRUSTEES of H the Turnpike Roads leading from Maidstone to Biddcnden and Smarden. will be held at the GEORGE INN, HEADCORN, on FRIDAY NEXT, the 10th in- stant, at 11 o'clock in the forenoon, when the Tolls payable at the several Gates on the said Roads, called the Otham Gate, the Sutton Gate, and Thorpe's Gate, will be separately LET BY AUCTION, for the term of ONE YEAR, from the eleventh day of October instant, anil will be put up at such sums respectively as the said Trustees shall then determine. The Persons hiring the said Tolls will be required- to pay down such de- posits, aud to give such security for payment ofthe rents, as the said Trustees shall think necessary. T. & H. A. WILDES, Clerks to tbe said Trustees. BENENDEN TURNPIKE ROAD. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, HAT the next Meeting of ihe TRUSTEES of the BENENDEN TURNPIKE ROAD, will be held atthc. Bull Inn, Benenden, in the County of Kent, on FRIDAY, the 24th day of OCTOBER next, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon— when the Tolls to arise in the year ensuing, from the under- mentioned Gates, on the said Road, Will be Let, separately, l> y Auction— which Tolls have been let for the present Year, at the Sums following, viz.:— The Turk's Head Gate £ 82. The Benenden Gate 200. And will be put up at the said Sums, and letto the best Bidder, on his producing sufficient Sureties for the payment of the Rent, in such manner as may be re- quired by the said Trustees. CHARLES WILLIS, CLERK. Cranhraoti, Sept. 20, 1817. T STAPLEHURST STOCKr HOP, AND CORN FAIR, WILL be held on SATURDAY, the 11th of OCTOBER next, and annually on where there will be a large Shew of Country Bred and and Welch Beasts, and Horses of different kinds; a| large quantity of Sheep and Lambs, both fat and lean ; | and Messrs. Edward Simmons and James Kennard, I Salesmen, will attend either to Purchase, Sell, or Bnv on Commission. Several Hop Dealers aud Factors also Printed Particulars ana dominions ot * ate wun en-' graved Plans, may be had of Mr. SCUDAMORE, Solicitor, 1 Maidstone ; Messrs. DEBARY, SCUDAMORE and CUR KEY, Solicitors, 14, Gate street, Lincolns Inn Fields, London; orof Messrs. CARTER and MORRIS, Surveyors and Auctioneers, Maidstone. Valuable Freehold Cottage Residence, 1 PENENDEN HEATH, NEAR MAIDSTONE, j TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY CARTER Sf MORRIS, On THURSDAY, 23d of OCTOBER, 1817, at the BULL INN, MAIDSTONE, at 4 o'clock, ( by order of the Assignees of Mr. S. P. SEAGER,) A VALUABLE FREEHOLD ESTATE iT*. comprising a respectable well- built Dwelling- House, with Lawn and Shrubbery in front, good Gar- den, a Coach house, Stable, and every necessary do- mestic office, ; now in the occupation of Mr. S. P. SEAGER; most pleasantly situated at PENENDEN HEATH, within If mile of the Town of Maidstone, well calcu- lated fortlie Residence ofa respectable family. Printed particulars and conditions of sale may be had of Mr. ScuDAMpRE, Solicitor, Maidstone; Messrs. DEBARY, SCUDAMORE,& CURREY, Solicitors, 11, Gate- street, Lincoln's Inn- fields, London ; or of Messrs. CAR- TER and MORRIS, Surveyors and Auctioneers, Maid- stone, where a Ground Plan of the Estate may be seen, and Tickets had to view the same. VALUABLE UNDERWOOD. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY CARTER & MORRIS, On THURSDAY, 30th OCTOBER, 1817, at the BELL INN; Maidstone, st 3 o'Clock, in Lots, UPWARDS of 100 ACRES of VALUABLE UNDERWOOD, belonging to the Right Hon. the EARL of AYLESFORD, in the several parishes of Burham, Boxley, Bredhurst, Rainham, Bobbing, Bor- den, Newington, Rodmersham, Debtling & Maidstone. The following Tenants and Woodreves will shew the Falls, viz:— Stephen Frier, Woodreve, Meirs Court, Rainham; Mr. Gouge, Chesnut Pound, Key- street; William Sellen, Woodreve, Kingsdown; Mr. Green, Harple Farm, Debtling; and Mr. Lee, Bower, Maid- stone.— Further Particulars will be given in the next Advertisement Printed Particulars and Conditions of Sale may be had of Mr. R. K. SUMMERFIELD, Aylesford; or of Messrs. CARTER aiid MORRIS, Surveyors and Auc- tioneers, Stone- street, Maidstone. INN, MAIDSTONE, at 4 o'clock in the sfternspii, un- less in the meantime disposed ofby Private Contract, ALL those 2 new substantial well built brick DWELLING HOUSES, situated the upper end if WEEK- STREET, MAIDSTONE. The above Property stands in a most desirable purt if the town, and contains each a good size parlour and kitchen, and 4 bed chambers, with large yard, and a well of excellent water; and offers a most desirable op- portunity for profitable Investment. Further particulars may be had on application ( if by letter post- paid) to ihe PARISH OFFICERS; Messrs. BURR, HOAR, and BURR, Solicitors; or Mr. HOME- WOOD, Auctioneer, Maidstone. To Slopsellers Sf Others. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, BY H. KIPPING, No. 71, KING- STREET, MAIDSTONE. A LL TH E STOCK IN TRADE of the late Mr. JOHN RIXON, General Dealer, Hadlow, Removed for the convenience of Sale. Consisting of Men and Wo- men's ready made new and second hand wearing ap- • parel, hats round frocks, jackets, coats, gowns, petti- coats, shirts, shoes, great coats, and every sort of cloth- ing, well worth the attention of those who have large families, and dealers in general ; and for the conve- nience of purchasers, the same will be sold in suitable lots, worthy the attention of the Public. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY WILLIAMS & SON, On WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 1817, THE HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, , &. OF Mr. W. BASSETT, Wheelwright, of LINTON , going into the Public line of business. THE FURNITURE Comprises 4 post bedsteads with cotton furniture, half- tester and stump bedsteads feather beds, flack ditto, blankets, quilts, chest of drawers, chamber tables and chairs, pier and dressing glasses, mahogany bureau, dining, tea, and Pembroke tables, mahogany " chairs, to- day, clock ill a wainscot case, fowling piece, quantity of earthen and brown ware, brewing tubs, barrels, brine tubs, washing ditto, box churn, dairy utensils, water cart,. and many other articles in genera! use. K5- The Sale to begin at 11 o'Clock. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, THAT on the 20th day of September, inst. an Order was Signed by John Warde, Esquire, and George Polhill, Esquire, tvw> of his Majesty's Justices ofthe Peacc in and for the County of Kent, for flopping up an useless Footway, in the Parish of Brasted, in the said County of Kent, of the length of one thou- sand two hundred and ( en yards, and of the breadth of two feet upon a medium, leading from and out of another Footway at the Southwest corncr of a certain Field in the said Parish of Brasted, in the occupation of William Wells, of Westerham, in the said County of Kent, Cooper, across certain Fields, in the said Parish of brasted, in the occupation of John Lewis Minet, Esq. commonly called or known by the seveval names of Six Acre Fieiil, Mount Wood Field, Great Broom Field, Rye Grass Field, and Wood Field, and across a certain piece of Woodland, in the said Parish of Brasted, in the occu- pation of John Barrow, Esq. into a certain road leading from Brasted to Brasted Chart, and that the said Order will be lodged with the Clerk of the Peace for the said County, at the General Quarter Sessions of the Peace, to be holden at Maidstone, in and for the said County, on the fourteenth day of October next; and also that the said Order, will, at the said Quarter Sessions, be confirmed and enrolled, unless upon an Appeal against the same, to be then made, it be otherwise determined Dated the Twenty- second day of September, 1817. for like purposes. there will be a good Shew ol Pigs, Store and Grown Hogs. Good Ordinaries, with ilie J greatest care of Horses at the different Inns; proper) Pens and Accommodation fqi Sheep, Bullocks, Horses, and Hogs will be provided, and the greatest caution used to prevent any accidents from happening; to which Fair the Country is generally invited. Servants also not being hired will do well to attend this Fair. Dealers and Chapmen are also informed, care will he taken to procure them good Stalls, and render this a real Busi- ness Fair. VALUABLE FREEHOLD ESTATE, Chart, next Sutton, 5 MILES FROM MAIDSTONE. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, AVALUABLE FREEHOLD ESTATE, called NORTON COURT, comprising a respectable DWELLING- HOUSE, fit for the reception of a small genteel Family, with a Cottage, Granary, Oast- house, Barn, Stable, Lodge, and other conveniences, with an ( excellent Garden, planted with Fruit Trees, together! with 80A. In. 32p. of excellent Hop, Meadow, and] Arabic LAND with a Cherry Orchard, just a coming into perfection, situate at CHART, next Sutton, within' half- a- mile of a good Turnpike Road, leading from Town Sutton to Maidstone, commanding very exten- sive and beautiful views of the surrounding Hills, and now in the occupation of Mr. EDWARD SHIRLEY, the Proprietor, where Particulars may be known, by ap- plying Personally— Possession may be bad immediately. LAND TAX REDEEMED. KENT. TO UPHOLSTERERS, CABINET MAKERS, AUCTIONEERS, APPRAISERS, & c. To be Disposed of by Private Contract, OR LET, WITH IMMEDIATE POSSESSION, About 80 Miles from London, ACAPITAL MESSUAGE or TENEMENT, GARDEN and PREMISES, in a most eligible • Situation, for the above Businesses, in the Town of c West malling, in the County of Kent:— The Premises ° comprise an excellent Dwelling House', and 2 Furniture" 5 Warehouses in front, one over the other, each 40 feet " by 10, Yards, Stable, Workshop, and Oasthouse, excel- ' lent Garden, walled in and well planted with choice '' Fruit Trees, Pump of Spring Water, & c. The above will be found well worthy of attention, as the Premises ' are in good repair, and there is no other person in or • near the Town, in the Upholstery and Cabinet business. For Particulars, apply, if by Letter, post- paid, to Mr T WILLIAMS, Auctioneer, Surveyor, & c. on the Premises who is retiring from Trade. N. B. The Stock in Trade Selling off at Prime Cost. A TO BE LET, FOR SEVEN YEARS, MESSUAGE or TENEMENT, called the KENTISH DROVERS, a desirable residence for a small genteel family, with Barn, Stable, and other convenient buildings, large Garden, and 19 Acres of Meadow and Arable Land, pleasantly situated at TROSLEY- UNDER- THE- HILL, in the County of Kent, and now in the occupation of Mr. STEPHEN TAYLOR. KS- Possession thereof may be had at Christmas next. For further particulars apply to Mr. WHITTAKER, at Banning; or Mr. SELBY, Solicitor, Town Mailing. TO BE LET, IN GOOD REPAIR. ACONVENIENT HOUSE, situate in the Viilage of East Barming, consisting of a good cellar, two parlours, kitchen, wash- house, brewhouse, and four neat bed rooms on the first floor, and two on the attic story, in addition to which is a stable for four horses, an excellent weM of water, two courts or gardens in front, kitchen garden, and orchards, the greater part planted with apples, cherries, and filberts, containing between two and three acres. The above is situated at the distance of a little more than two miles from Maidstone, twelve to Tonbridge, four to Mailing, and thirty- four to London. irri" Possession thereof may be had immediately. For further particulars apply to MR. WHITTAKER, Banning, or MR. SELBY, Solicitor, Town Malling. VALUABLE FREEHOLD ESTATE, CALLED CHAINS FARM, SUNDRICH, KENT. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, By Messrs. DRIVER, AT the AUCTION MART, LONDON, on THURSD AY, OCTOBER 9, at Twelve o'clock, AVery valuable ami desirable FREEHOLD ESTATE ( freeof Land Tax), called CHAINS FARM, most desirably situate at Hyde Hill, Srtndrich, in the county of Kent, four miles froiu Sevenoaks and Westciham, and only 22 from London, comprising an excellent farm house, a cottage, and garden, barns, granary, stabling, and other necessary agricultural buildings; together with about 190 acres of rich arable, meadow, pasture, hop ground, and wood land, lying within a ring fence ; in the occupation of Mr. Francis Staples, upon lease, which will expire, at Michaelmas, 1821, at the clear annual rent of £ 175. Printed Particulars may be had at the Crown, Sevcn- oaks ; White Hart, Godsione and Bromley ; , Westerham ; Sussex Tavern, Tonbridge Wells ; at the Auction Mart; of Messrs. Smith and lioskins, No, IP, Lincoln's Inn; and of Messrs. Driver, Surveyors aud Land Agents, at their Offices, No. 13, New Bridge- street, Blaekfriars London; where a Plan of the Estate may be seen. SUPERIOR SUSSEX BRED STOCK, Farming Implements, Furniture, Sfc. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY DOUBELL & PARSONS, On MONDAY, the 13th of OCTOBER, 1817, AND THE THREE FOLLOWING DAYS, ALL ihe LIVE& DEAD FARMING STOCK FURNITURE & EFFECTS, of Mrs. S. FRIEND, Delaware Farm, near Edenbridge, Kenl: leaving Business. Comprising 6 Sussex bred fatting steers, G runts, 5 barren fat cows, 7 milch cows, 1 ditto and caif, 8 two- year old steer?., 11 heifers, 5 yearlings, 2yearling bulls, 8 excellent draught horses, 3 riding ditto, 2 two- year colts, 1 yearling ditto, G large hops, 8 sh « ots, a sow and ti pigs, a ditto and 7 ditto, 19 wether sheep, 2 broad wheel waggons with iron arms, 2 narrow wheel ditto, 0 dung carts, 6 ploughs, 6 horse harrows, 2 large ditto, land rolls, hop idgot and cultivator, various set's of trace and quiler harness, a set of bells, sundry ox yokes and chains, achaffcutter with three knives, a cyder mill and press, malt mill, 2 saddles and bridles, prongs, rakes, shovels, spuds, sheep troughs, seed lips, and numerous other implements of husbandry. THE FURNITURE Consists of feathei beds, bedsteads with suitable furni- ture, various tables and chairs, chests with drawers, a clock and case, boilers, tubs, barrels, cyder pipes, brewing, dairy and washing utensils, and household re- quisites in general. The Sale to begin each Day, precisely at 12 o'clock. - K5- Catalogues to be had in due time, at the Crown, East Grinsted; White Hart, Godstone and Bletchingly ; Grapes, Reigate; Evelyn Arms, New- chapel j George, Oxteu; King's Arms, Croydon and Westerham ; Che- quers, Sevenoaks; Crown, Tonbridge; Leicester Arms, aud to treat by Private Contraoi,, Penshurst; Dorse* Arms, Hartfeld ; the several Inns apply ( if bv lettoi post- paid) to Mr. JOHN SUTTON at Edenbridge; oithe Auctioneers, Lingfield; and at ~ " I thJ Place of Sale. VALUABLE FREEHOLD ESTATES. Situate in the parishes of Staplehurst, Pembury, and Hol- lingboume, well calculated for a good Investment. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, By CARTER & MORRIS. On THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6th, 1817, at the BULL INN, MAIDSTONE, at 3 o'Clock, in Lots, Lot 1. A FREEHOLD ESTATE, comprising LM. 60A. 3R. 30P.. or thereabouts; of Meadow and Arable Land, situate iu the Parish of Staplehurst, in the occupation of Mr. GEORGE, at £ 50 per annum. Lot 2. A FREEHOLD ESTATE, comprising 21A. IR. 5P. or thereabouts, of Meadow" and Arable Land, situate in the Parish of Staplehurst, under Lease to Mr. USBORNE, at £ 35 per annum. Lot 3. A FREEHOLD ESTATE, comprising a Farm House, with necessary Outbuildings, together with 40 ACRES or thereabouts of Hop Plantation, Mea- dow, and Arable Land, situate at Pembury, in the occu- pation of Mr. NORTON, Tenant at Will, at £ 40 per annum. Lot 4. A FREEHOLD ESTATE, comprising a Messuage and Barn, together with 43A. SR. 21P. or thereabouts of Arable and Pasture Laud, situate in thej Parishes of Hollingbourne, and Wormshill, under Lease to Mr. JOSEPH ALEXANDER, at £' 52 per annum. Piinted Particulars and Conditions'of Sale may be had of Messrs. DEBARY. SCUDAMORE ami CURREY, Solicitors, 14, Gate- street, Lincolns Inn Fields, London; or of Mr. SCUDAMORE, Solicitor; or Messrs. CARTER and MORRIS, Surveyors and Auctioneers, Maidstone A very Desirable and truly Valuable Freehold Estate, ( Land- Tax Redeemed), situated about 26 mites from London, in the Parish of PENSHURST, Kent, WHICH WILL BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY MR. HART, In One Lot, at the LEICESTER ARMS, PENSHURST, on MONDAY, OCTOBER, 27, 1817, at four o'clock- subject to such conditions as will then be produced, unless disposed ofby Private Contract, of which due notice will be given ALL that Valuable FREEHOLD ESTATE, known by the name of Bluckvens and Little Chested, commonly called Sandhole, in the Parish of PENS- HURST"; comprising a substantial built Dwelling- House, with Barn, Oasthonse, Stable, Granary, Cart- lodge and other outbuildings, Yar^ s, & c. & c. in com- plete repair, togethe',- with about -! 2 Acres of rich Arabic, Meadow, Pasture, Hop, and Wood l, an, d, lying very compact, well watered, and in a high state of cul- tivation, possession of which may be bad on the 25th of March, 1818. This Estate is well worth the notice of any Gentle- man fond of field amusements, as it abounds with game, and a pack of harriers are kept in the neighbourhood. Foe further particulars. and to view the estate, apply to Mr. TAYLOR, Leicester Arms, Penshurst, when: a map may be. seen apply (. if _ Pembury, K'.- ut. TUESDAY'S LONDON GAZETTE. BANKRUPTS. W. Barnes, Blackheath, bavin- maker, Oct. 7,18, and 11, at Guildhall. Attorney, Mr. Carttar, Deptford.— W. Hanman, Bath, cooper.— J. Smith, London Road, St. George's Fields, grocer.— J. Field, Walcot, Somer- setshire, professor ot music.— E. Evans, Maesyrhiw, Carmarthenshire, timber merchant— J. Rawlins, Liver- pool, merchant.— W. Hix, Tydd St. Mary's, Lincoln- shire, wool- buyer.— T. Sissel, of Jewin- street, Crip- plegate, tailor.— R. Michell, Marizion, Cornwall, tailor — W. Mercer, Walton- le- dale, Lancashire, lime- burner. — LONDON, WEDNESDAY, OCT. 1, 1817. Tuesday were received the Paris Papers of Saturdav : — 1The Election in Paris has termi- nated much more iu favour of Government than from the result of the previous scrutinies could have been anticipated. M. M. Goupy, Bellart, Pasqnier, and Breton old Ministerialists, have been elected. The fifth Deputy returned was M. Casimir Perrier, but there being a doubt whether he has attained the age ( 40) required by law, M. Olivier, a Royalist, who was next iti amount of numbers, is to sit in the room of should lie be found too young for a Deputy. Benjamin de Constant and La Fayette have both been distanced, and the Ministers have five Votes out of the eight Deputies returned. By the Paris Papers of Sunday which have arrived, we learn the death of Duke. Louis of Wurtemburg, uncle to the present King, who died of an apoplexy on the 20th inst. at Kirck- eim, near Stuttgard, in the 61st year of his age. According to the Journal de Marseille, the King of Naples is ill. The Elections in France have nearly termi- nated. There are sixty- three Deputies to be returned to the Chamber, by twenty- four Departments. Of these twenty- four, nineteen have completed their task, and the remaining live it is expected, will immediately finish. It is gratifying to observe the order and tranquil- lity which have prevailed during these trans- actions, unless it may be inferred that the peo- ple of France do not yet feel any very lively in- • erest in the matter. That such, however, was not llie case in the capital, is true, for the two parties there pursued their objects with unusual ardour and activity. But in the departments it does not appear that any strongly contested Elections occurred ; on the contrary, in many places the Electors sent back their former re- presentatives. Nor has the result upon the whole, been such as to afford a triumph to any party. Generally speaking, the ministerialists have been successful ; yet, there are not want- ing instances, both in Paris and in the Provinces, there the liberals have prevailed. This mixed success is preferable, to the absolute ascendancy of either party. It shew s , that no preponde- rating influence exists, which must always nul- lify the beneficial effects of a delegated authority, by transferring it from the people to a faction. The King of Spain has at length, formally ra- tified the Treaties with the Allied Powers, which relate to the future destination of the Duchies of Parma, Placentia and Guastalla, now possessed by the Ex- Empress Maria Louisa. The negociations upon this subject were com- menced by M. Gomez Labrador, the Plenipo- tentiary of Spain, at the Congress of Vienna, and they have been under discussion from that period till last June w hen they were brought to a satisfactory conclusion by the Duke de Casa Fernando nunez, the Spanish Ambassador at Paris. By these Treaties, the reversion of the said Duchies is secured to the Infant Don Charles Louis, son of the Queen of Etruria, sister to the King of Spain, and who is, mean- while, to receive the states of Lucca, with cer- tain stipulated assignments, till the reversion takes place, it is not said whether this re- version depends upon the life of the Ex- Em- press only, or upon that of her son also. The vintage of this year promises to be very successful throughout France The following regulation has been lately adopt- ed in all the ports of France. Another is also enforced at Calais, ofa still more oppressive na- ture. Only the regular Mail Packets are allowed to land their passengers after 8 o'clock at niglit. Any other vessels arriving after that hour are obliged to wait till the next morning, notwith- standing the want of accommodation for the immense numbers which they carry to pass the night on board. Every Traveller or Passenger arriving in France is hereby informed, that amongst the goods which he brings with him, and which are understood to be for his rise, none must be found belonging to any of tbe classes hereafter described ; SUCH AS :— Tissues of every kind, in cotton, wool, hair, or a mix tore of such materials, comprehending all objects belonging to hosiery or the lace trade; All works in polished metals, whether plated or var- nished, without any distinction, such as those which belong to iron- ware, cutlery, or clock and watch- making; All works belonging to the toy. trade; All works in leather; All objects in glass or crystal; All objects in stone ware. All these different classes of merchandise being ab- solutely prohibited by the laws of the kingdom. Tbe Travellers are therefore informed that all objects of such a nature, which they may through error have brought over with them, must be immediately declared to the custom- house, to the end that they may be re- ex- ported ; in default of which, all such goods will be seized and confiscated, and the proprietor prosecuted as the laws direct. They are informed, besides, that no difference will he made betwixt tissues in the piece or cut in parcels, and those which, to elude the prohibition, have been cut out, sewed and shaped into sheets, curtains, petti- coats, shalls, or any other kind of wearing apparel, even should they have been washed or marked : and that the seizure and prosecution will be incurred whenever the custom- house shall clearly perceive that the tissues are new, and only fashioned to evade the absolute prohibi- tion pronounced against them. AMERICAN PAPERS. New York, Sept. 4.— John D. Heath, Esq. lute of Charleston ( S. C.), who was appointed Judge of the Admiralty Court at Amelia Island, by General M'Gregor, has resigned, we are in- formed, his office, and arrived here a few days since, in the schooner Commodore Porter, from St. Mary's. A difference in opinion between him and the Commanding General is said to be the cause of this sudden resignation. ( From the Richmond Enquirer of Sept. 1.) The mortality at Point Petrie, Guadaloupe, is said not to have in the least abated ; great num- bers of the inhabitants die daily, and nearly all the troops in the garrison have been swept off, which rendered a draught of the citizens neces- sary to perform the ordinary duties of the soldiers. Norfolk, Aug. 13.— Arrived the schooner Huntress, Thompson, 16 days from New York, bound to Savannah, in distress. On the 1st inst, off Cape Hatteras, six days out, while lying to under double reefed foresail, in a heavy gale, carried away the fore- topsail yard, sprung the foremast ill the cross- trees, and split the sails, on account of which, and the rudder having been injured, it became necessary to put into some port to refit. On Wednesday last, 12 miles to the E. of Cape Hatteras, spoke tiie schooner Malony, from New York, bound to North Carolina, who kindly supplied the Hun- tress with water and candles. On Saturday night last, at 10 o'clock, saw two flashes and heard the report ofa cannon, and next morning, at 0 a. m. spoke the schooner Milo, from New York bound to Savannah, 6 days ; reported that she had been chased and fired at the preceding evening by a brig, supposed to be the Morgiana, lately fitted out at New York to cruise against the Spaniards— her shot fell short, and the Mih) eluded her by wearing round and standing on another tack. Philadelphia, Aug. 16. Captain Jenkins, ofthe ship General Scott, arrived at New York on Saturday iast from the coast of Chili, informs, that the army of the Patriots, under General Martins, consisting of 12,000 men, took Valpa- raiso about the 17th of February, and that the General had returned to Buenos Ayres for more troops. He had previously taken St. Jago. The American Official Paper, The National Intelligencer, speaks of M'Gregor's intended invasion of East Florida, in the following terms ; —" The situation of the settlements on the Main is represented as peculiarly distressing. The Inhabitants feel neither confidence in, nor attachment for M'Gregor. Their present Gov- ernor has treated them with great lenity, and generally won their esteem. They are opposed to any change, except such a one as shall place them under the jurisdiction of the United States, from which many of them are emigrants; and this event they confidently expect will ere long take place. Those capable of bearing arms have been called from their homes to defend St. Augustine, leaving their families and possessions unprotected. The Indians in the rear, availing themselves of this state of things, have ventu- red to commence depredations upon the settle- ments. It will require a force of 3,000 men, with artillery, to subdue St. Augustine; and of course M'Gregor is wholly incompetent to effect any thing against it" A letter from Trinidad, mentions the arrival of an express from the Independent Admiral Brion, with intelligence, that he had captured 14 of the enemy's large vessels in the Oroonoko; one of which had the Governor, Fitzgerald, General La Torre, and the Bishop on board, with the whole of the Stall and treasure. It is said, that such was the scarcity at Angustura previous to its evacuation, that a cat sold for 30 dollars. It is among the circumstances favour- able to the independence of South America, thai tbe Government of Spain aud i'. s Representatives ELECTION OF LORD MAYOR. On Monday la^ t a Common Hall was held for the purpose of proceeding to the Election of a Lord Mayor for the year ensuing. After the usual ceremonies the Common Serjeant read over the names to them of those Aldermen who were eligible, as follows:— Ald. G. Bridges, W. Heygate, R. A. Cox, and J. J. Thorp. Sir M. Bloxam, Aid. C,. Smith, J. Atkins, S. Goodbehere, C. Magnay, Mr. Hitchins then came forward for tlie purpose of proposing the Lord Mayor and Mr. Alderman Goodhe- liere. He adverted to the proceedings of last year, when the present Lord Mayor was again elected to the Civic Chair. That glorious struggle, he said, ought to be a stimulus to the Livery of London again to exer- cise their undoubted right of electing that man who in their own minds was the most competent to fill the office of Chief Magistrate. The country, be said, had arrived at a state of despotism.— Hisses.— He would repeat that it wasat a state of despotism. Could it, he would ask, be denied, that within the lust 50 years this Government had extorted more money out ofthe pockets ofthe People than any other nation ?—- Could il be de- nied that it had been most profuse and lavish in its expenditure? Mr. Sheriff Desanges called Mr. Hitchins to order. Mr. Oliver then addressed tbe Livery. He said the Livery had last year a very good reason for re- electing the Lord Mayor, since it was then stated to them that he had plans on foot which he bad not been able to com plete. That reason no longer existed. He had always found their Aldermen honest in the discharge of their duties as Chief Magistrates, whether they were Minis teriatsts or otherwise. The Livery bad already suffi- ciently shewn its strength in punishing Mr. Alderman C. Smith, and " it was excellent to have a giant's strength, but tyrannous to use it like a giant." He trusted a majority would think Alderman Smith a tit and proper person to fill the office of Lord Mayor, Mr. Williams seconded the motion. The Common Sergeant then informed the Livery that Messrs. Hitchins and Vanghan had put the Lord Mayor in nomination OFFFNCES, I- CI Shameful Negligence. — Sunday afternoon a fellow, in the garb of a Gentleman, mounted on grey horse, in the most careless manner rode over a fine child about 5 years of age, near Exe- ter Change, Notwithstanding the calls of those persons who witnessed the transaction, he spur- red on his horse and rode off without waiting to inquire what injury had been done. We trust, from the publicity given to his description, he will not escape tiie ends of justice; and thereby become another lesson to those wanton wretches who regardless of all moral feeling, as remarked by the Judge at the Old Bailey, on a late trial for running over and killing a man at Hyde Park corner, commit those acts of carelessness, amount- ing in his mind to murder. Child Stealing.— It appears that a brute in the shape ofa human being stole a child lately, from its parents in Liverpool. After this ag- gravated offence, calculated more than any other, to harrow up the feelings, and destroy the peace of a family, the wretch we are tcld actually crippled the child in order to make it an object of commisseration, and with the help- less infant in this state, he called to solicit cha- rity at Hooton Hall, in Wirral, the hospitable seat of Sir T, S. M. Stanley. Bt. From thence he proceeded to Chester, where he was chaced by the afflicted father of the little sufferer, and happily apprehended. This species of offence is becoming quite common; but what punish- ment is adequate to it ? Inquest.— An Inquest was on Thursday held at the Sun and Sportsman, High- street, Mary- le- bonne,' on the body of Mr. Michaelworth, a tailor, in Francis- street, Tottenham- court- road. The namesof the several eligible Aldermen were put \ Mr. Farrer of St. James's Market, saw the body, up, when by far the greater number appeared for the Lord Mayor; but the shew was so nearly equal for Mr. Alderman C, Smith, and Mr. Alderman Goodbehere, that the Sheriffs, after a consultation, declared them- selves unable to decidc. The. Common Serjeant then informed the Livery that the opinion of the Sheriffs was, that their choice had fallen on the Lord Mayor; hut they wished ihe names of Aldermen C. Smith and Goodbehere to be put to the shew of hands again. This annunciation was received with much displea- sure ; nevertheless, the names were again put up, when The Common Serjeant acquainted the Livery, that iu the opinion of the Sheriffs, their second choice had fallen on Alderman Goodbehere; which information was received with the greatest applause. The Common Sergeant announced that since the de- claration of the Sheriffs, he had had a requisition pre- sented to hiin, ' signed by several Liverymen, demand- ing a poll on behalf of Mr, Alderman C. Smith; and also a declaration demanding a poll on behalf of Mr. Alderman Atkins. At 3 o'clock the poll books were opened, and the poll continued till four, when the numbers were declared to be as follows:— For the Lord Mayor... 103 j • Mr. Alderman Smith... 100 Mr. Ald. Goodbehere 97 Mr. Ald. Atkins 43 SECOND DAY— STATE OF THE POLL. Mr. Alderman Smith... 690 I The Lord Mayor 371 Mr, Alderman Atkins 394 | Ald. Goodbehere 355 STATE OF THE POLL— THIRD DAY. Mr. Alderman Smith 1348 f The Lord Mayor 553 Letters received on Wednesday morning from Barbadoes mention, that the affair between the crew of the American merchantman and the sailors belonging to a Danish ship of war, is likely to produce serious consequences. A cor- respondence between the Governor at St. Croix and the American Consuls of the adjacent Islands, particularly St. Thomas's, has taken place, in which very intemperate language was made use ot. The consequence is said to be, that the whole transaction will immediately be laid before the American Government. in Venezuela are not on the best terms. Whilst Morillo was in Santa Fe, he blamed the Gover- nor of Caraccas for all the disasters which hap- pened in the Atlantic Provinces during his ab- sence; and the Government at home reproaches hiin for the loss of Margaritta. The Castilian pride being up, the Commander in Chief is ordered, in the most peremptory manner, to punish the Margaritaneans for their rebellion; and to do this,. lie uncovers the rest of the country. It has been already stated, lhat a suspension of hostilities had taken place between the con- tending armies in Peru, which was expected to lead fo a coalition of both against Old Spain. Letters of the 4th of July from Buenos Ayres, mention, that General Belgrano, the Commander ofthe patriotic troops, was, at the date of the last advices, on the point of proceeding toTarita, with a small escort, to have an interview with the Royalist General Serena. In the royalist camp it was given out that the purpose of the intended conference was, to arrange about an ex change of prisoners; in that of their oppo- nents it was expected that Serena would capitu- late, in consequence of the discontents of the Creoles, and the difficulty of effecting his retreat. The letters mentioning that tbe interview had taken place, and terminated iu an armistice, were, we tire given to understand, dated one day later than those just alluded to. Willi re- gard to the state of affairs in Chili, the following particulars are given in one of the letters from Buenos Ayres :—" The unexampled success which crowned the efforts of our army in Chili under San Martin, have not yet placed it in com- plete possession of that country, as the enemy has retired to the strong hold of Talcuhano, the port of Conception, which, from being a penin- sula, he has made an island, and fortified with heavy artillery. Sanchez, the Royalist Comman- der, had previous about 1000 men, and has re- cently received a reinforcement of 400 more from Lima, He has also with him the Venganza fri- gate, of 44 guns ; Sebastiana Schooner; Indaga- dora and Potrillo sloops of war, badly manned, but always capable of doing much mischief; while the Patriots are without any naval force. O'Higgins, the Director, has taken the field against them, with about 2500 men; and we hope soon to learn something decisive. The possession of so small a point' by the enemy would be a matter of little consequence in a po- litical point of view, did it not keep up the spirit of the Spaniards at Lima, and encourage them with hopes, as long as they retain any footing in that Province." Mr. Alderman Atkins 892 1 Mr. Ald. Goodbehere 522 When the poll closed this day, several persons who were in the front of the Hustings, at the striking of the clock, whose voles were tendered iu favour of Alder- men Smith and Atkins, were compelled to waitfor ano- ther opportunity of publicly delivering their opinions in opposition to a low attempt at dictating to the first commercial city in the world. Mr. Alderman C. Smith and Mr. Alderman Atkins were on the Hustings nearly the whole of the day ; but neither the Lord Mayor nor Mr. Alderman Goodbehere made their appearance. When tbe numbers were announced upon the board, they were accompanied with the usual salutation from the rabble below; for it was clear, that not one in 20 assembled was a Liveryman, or had any right but that of courtesy, to nil admission to the Hall. Mr. Al- derman Smith expressed a desire to address the Meet- ing, This, as may readily be supposed, was out of the question, as the persons whose sole object was to listen to the seditious and intemperate harangues of Messrs. Wooler and Hitchins were not very likely to allow the utterance of sentiments at such perfect variance with the doctrines of their favourites. Mr. Alderman Smith, ( whose private characterand conduct even his enemies admit to be nnimpeachable and meritorious,) seeing lhat all attemps at obtainingaliearing were ineffectual, waved his hat, and exultingly pointing to the poll- board, bowed respectfully to the crowd and retired. He went as usual, through the Hall, accompanied by several friends, wisely leaving his opponents to compensate, if they chose, by empty jargon, for the want of credit aud respectability. STATE OF THE POLL.— FOURTH DAY. The polling finished on Thursday at three o'clock. The number polled were as follow : Mr. Alderman Smith 1793 | Mr. Alderman Alkins 1247 The Lord Mayor... 672 Alder. Goodbehere 632 Mr. Alderman Smith came forward, and bowed very emphatically, at the same time pointing to the state of Ihe poll. He then retired with Alderman Atkins, amidst hisses and partial approbation. Mr. Hitchens and Mr. Wooler, as usual, addressed the Livery. * STATE OF THE POLL.— FIFTH DAY. ' Flic following was on Friday the state of the poll at 3 o'clock, when it closed for the day :— Mr. Alderman Smith 2017 I The Lord Mayor... 735 Air. Alderman Atkins 1412 j Alder. Goodbehere 687 STATE OF THE POLL.— SIXTH DAY. Mr. Alderman Smith 2138 I The Lord Mayor.. 783 Mr. Alderman Atkins 1197 | Alder. Goodbehere 728 Both Mr. Alderman Atkinsand Mr. Alderman Smith bowed in front of the hustings to the concourse of people assembled in the hall, and then retired, proceed- ing directly through the crowd, and accompanied with the usual salutations. A respectable Alderman was introduced to a fashionable party of French lately in Paris, who received him rather coolly, as they considered that he was not the character represented, be- cause he had not " a monstrous large belly and a purple nose." The web footed ladies and gentlemen are re- turning fast from the watering places to enjoy their fire sides, to talk over the delights of their excursion, and to expatiate oti the virtues of salt waterablution and the frolicsof the coast. Many- young ladies, it appears, have lost their hearts, and many old ones have got the rheumatism in their search after health. As Baron Strandman has been sent from Rus- sia by the Emperor Alexander, to see the mode of educating the children of poor parents in this country, it proves at least that Dr. Bell's admi- rable system has made a great noise in the world. A Proclamation was signed at the Forts ofthe Red River , ou the 15th of July, by Lord Sel- kirk, Mr. Bird, and Mr. M'Donnell, on the one hand, and Mr. M'Gillivray and M. de Roche- blanc on the other, in furtherance of the object of the Government Commissioners, and enjoin- ing the respective agents of the two parties to pay implicit obedience to Sir John Sherbrooke's Proclamation of the 3d May last, on Wednesday morning, in the river ill the Re- gency Park. On getting it out, the cloaths, which were nearly new, appeared much torn and disordered, and the pockets were turned in- side out; there were other marks of violence, and strong indications that the deceased had struggled with some person or persons previous to getting into the water.— Mr. J. Walker, of 170, Tottenham- court- road, said the deceased had lived in his house near 12 months. He was a respectable master tailor. On Tuesday even- ing he left his house to go to Homer- street, New road. His wife promised to meet him on his re- turn home in Edgware- road. She accordingly went, and walked in the road two hours, and went then to Homer- street, and was informed that he had not been there, and the next morn- ing he heard of the murder. When the deceased left his house he had a pocket- book, containing cards of his address ; and in his small- cloaths pocket he had some silver, but no notes, as lie or his wife knew of; nor had he a watch. Mr. Wilmer, surgeon, of High- street, Mary- la- bonne, observed on the head marks of a great violence in several places; but the wound which caused his death was on the top of the head, the skull was fractured, and appeared to have been the effect of a blow given by a hammer. The effect of either the blows he received on the head would have caused immediate insensibility. He was of opinion that the deceased had been attacked, treated with great violence, and thrown into the river. The Jury, without hesitation, returned a verdict of— Wilful Murder against some person or persons unknown. About nine o'clock last Wednesday evening se'nnight, a party of eight or nine men, one of them masked, the others undisguised, knocked at the window of Capt. B. Johnson, of the Water- ford Militia, at Springhill, in that county, about three miles below the City of Waterford, near the Passage- road: Capt. Johnson immediately opened the window, when two shots were instantly fired at him, and he was wounded severely in the head and the belly. A Mr. Suttridge, who was in company with Capt. Johnson, got out of the house with intention to alarm the neighbourhood, but was wounded by the villains with a knife, and compelled to return. Murder is supposed to have been the sole object of this outrageous visit, as the fellows left the place immediately after firing, although a gold watch and a quantity of plate were in full view upon the table. A few days since, the dwelling- house of J, Bolton, situate in Newbury Wash, Highclere, Hants, was broken open by three men, who dragged Bolton from his bed, and threatened to murder him if he did not tell where his money was. In the mean time his wife escaped out of a back window, and alarmed the neighbours; a party of whom arrived just as the robbers weie leaving the house. One was taken; and ano- ther, who made a determined resistance, was shot; the third unfortunately escaped with a bundle, containing an old- fashioned gold- ring, some guineas, notes, & c. Bow street.— Monday a man was examined before the sitting Magistrate on the following charge :— Maria Hern, servant to Mr. Jacobs, of Michael- place, Brompton, stated, that she was left in care of the house on Sunday last, the rest of the family having gone tochurch. About .0 minutes before one, she was alarmed by a noise in the drawing- room ; and on going there, she discovered the prisoner in the act of opening her master's portmanteau; she screamed out and said, " You villain how came you in the house ; The prisoner made no reply, but came up to her and caught hold of her arms; she resisted, and called out murder ; Ihe prisoner swore if she made the least noise he would kill her with the knife he had in his hand ; she said, for God's sake spare my life. Prisoner said he would spare her life if she w ould keep quiet, and remain in that room. The prisoner then attempted to fasten the door, and confine witness iu the room, which she resisted ; the prisoner cut her on the back of her hand, to make her let go her hold of the door: she then got from him, and going to the drawing- room w indow, called out murder. In a few minutes Mr. Holliday and others came into the house, and secured the prisoner. Mr. Holliday stated, that on Sunday last, about one o'clock, he was passing . Mr. Jacobs's house, and was alarmed by the sash being thrown hastily up, and the last witness crying out murder, that there was a villain in ti e house robbing it. Mr. Holliday went to the street- door, which was fast, and was obliged to force a window to get into the house. On the stairs he met the pri- soner without his shoes, whom he secured and conveyed to Knightsbridge watch- house. He was fully committed to Newgate for trial. THE ASHCROFTS AND HOLDEN. [ From The Manchester Chronicle.] In continuation of the justice of the verdict in the case ot these men, W » e can add ( from authority), that since the trial the following evidence has been dis- covered, and the facts sworn to before W. D. Evans, Esq. the Sitting Magistrate, at the New Bailey Court- house in this town :— Two boys [ Joseph and Peter Blomiley, sons of John Blomiley, of Pendleton] state, that they were gathering primroses in a field near the New Eccles- road, and that an old man crossed the hedge between five and six o'clock, carrying a bundle under bis arm, and came towatds them: after which he passed over another hedge, and went into a plantation or clough, where they saw him stoop a little w hile, and then he fetched a grass clod, which he carried with both hands to the place where he had been stooping, and he afterwards cnt two sticks, from one of which lie peeled off the bark, and having done so, he stuck it in the ground, near where he carried the clod to. That he then came back, and proceeded over both hedges into the New Road, and went towards Manchester; but that he had then no bundle, with him. That they afterwards knew the old man again when he appeared at the inquest at Pendle- ton, but they thought nothing of it, until their sister was lately reading the trial of the Ashcrofts and Holden, when the younger of them ( Peter) said, interrupting his s; ster, that lie and his brother had seen old Ash- croft bury a bundle in the clugh; and then related thp. above transaction: upon which the mother states that she thought it her duty to disclose it to the constables at Pendleton, and accordingly did so. [ Upon which she and her daughter attended at the New Bailey on the 24th ult., with the boys, and all of them joined in a deposition of the facts above related.] John Richardson, who is a carter in the service of Messrs. Bateman and Sharrats. and lives iu Potts- street, Manchester, has also stated upon oath, that he saw Holdcn and the Ashcrofts on Saturday the 2fith April last, about 12 o'clock, at the Hare and Hounds, and that a woman came in and called them out, saying, " You are wanted;" and added, " Come Holden, will yon go ?" On which old Ashcroft got up, and said, " Let us go, Holden, or we can't complete our job to- day." Upon which all the four men went out with the woman. The witness drank his gill of ale, and went to his cart in a few minutes afterwards, and as he passed Mr. Little- wood's he saw Holden alone, standing opposite to Mr. Littlewood's front gate, with a stick in his hand ( as if knocking small stones about), and looking about him oc- casionally ; and witness, perceiving Holden look ear- nestly at him, who was riding on his cart, he got oft', lest he should be fined. That witness, when he had got about 200 yards looked back, when he again observed Holden standing in the same situation. That he saw no more jifhimbn that day ; but, on tbe following day, witness went to seek his son, and happened to go to Abraham Hayes's house, near New Islington, aud asked Mrs. Hayes if she had seen his son ; who said she had not; and while he stood at the door, perceiving some linen in two mugs ou the floor, he said, " You are getting for- ward with yonr work:" she answered," It is only some linen for a person that is going into the country." That the mugs were under the window, and close together ; that the neck and sleeves ofa shirt were in oue mug, and the laps in the other; and that witness saw the neck part of the shirt was spotted with blood ; aud that the water appeared to a have a good deal of blood in it; but that the other mug had no blood in it he believes. That witness then saw Holden, whom he had seen the day before at Pendleton, sitting at the fire- side; and is quite sure that he was the same man. OLD BAILEY.— Wednesday morning the Recorder sentenced all the prisoners who have been convicted of different offences during tbe Sessions ou the London side, and for the pnrposeof clearing the gao lot'as many of the prisoners as possible, a^ it is extremely crowded. Thirteen prisoners were sentenced to seven year's trans- portation, seven were sentenced to be transported for the term of their natural lives, all convicted of picking pockets. Two were sentenced to be transported for 14 years, convicted of having forged notes in their pos- session, knowing them to be forged. Ten were sen- tenced to be imprisoned in the House of Correction for various terms. These were all the London convicts. The Court then proceeded to sentence several on the Middlesex side. Mary Chambers, for killing her husband .( convicted of Manslaughter), was sentenced to one month's imprison- ment in Newgate; Wm. Chamberlain, for Manslaughter, was sentenced to a year's imprisonment in the House of Correction. Eighteen prisoners were sentenced to be transported for 7 years ; 8 were sentenced to be. transported for life; 3 for 14 years ; and 45 other con- victs were sentenced to imprisonment for various terms. The hardened character of some of the convicts sen- tenced to transportation for life, is lamentable. No one of them went from the bar without uttering some specie's of insolent remark. One of them, Margaret Hunter, begged two more days to be added to her sen- tence—- for luck. There are yet 200 prisoners to he tried, and Ihe Ses- sions will not be finished before Saturday se'nnight. DREADFUL EFFECT OF JEAI. OUSY.— On Tuesday, the 23d of September, about 9 o'clock in the evening, as Mrs. Jane Prevost, of Richmond, was taking leave of a young man, known by the name of George Mills, w ho was paying his addresses to her, and who had just supped with her at her house, he suddenly drew a dirk, which he had previously taken out of a tuck- stick, and with violence stabbed her under the left breast at the same, time exclaiming with a laugh, " 1 have done for yon." The blade remained in the wound till she pulled it out her self, when she immediately fainted from loss of blood. Her servant, seeing what was done, ran into the street, crying " murder;" and in a moment the house was filled with her neighbours, who secured Mills, and delivered him into the custody of a constable. At first, from the great effusion of blood, the life of Mrs. Prevost was thought to be in imminent danger, but strong hopes are now entertained of her recovery, as it is ascertained that the instrument, which had been sharpened for the purpose, fortunately took an oblique direction, turned, perhaps, by the bones of her stays, and consequently did not enter so deeply as the mark of blood on its blade at first induced all to suppose. On Friday afternoon Mrs, Prevost was able to give her deposition, when the Rev. Dr. Sampson, of Petersham, attended for that purpose; and having taken her information, together with those of some other persons, and having examined Mills, who said that his intention was not to give Mrs. Prevost a mortal wound, but only such a one as might disable her from keeping the appointment which she had made with a gentleman of Chelmsford, Dr. Sampson fully committed Mills to the gaol at Newington, to lake his trial at the next Assizes for the county of Surrey,— It seems that jealousy was tbe cause of this dreadful act. Mills having ihe day preceding intercepted a letter addressed by Mrs. Prevost to a person at Chelmsford. Mills is only 17 or 18 years old, Mrs. Prevost at least 25. She has entered into recognizance to prosecute. On Monday night some villains broke open the granary of Mr. Fausset, a farmer, residing near the Blackbird, at Lowlayton, and robbed it of 12 sacks of wheat; they also broke open his stables, and harnessed tbe horses, which they put to a cart and loaded it with the sacks, anil drove into Epping Forest, where they emptied the sacks, and put the wheat into others brought there for the purpose, and carried it away iu another cart, as Mr. Fausset's cart, horses, and sacks were found in the Forest next morning. Small Pox.— An extraordinary circumstance took place on Wednesday last, at Homerton near Peterborough, in Northamptonshire. Mrs. Old- ham, a lady of 105 years of age, and the nio- llier ofa very large family, expired, after a most violent attack of the small pox. It is worthy of remark, that every member of her family iiad been affected by it in the natural course, and it had visited the place of her residence no less than six times within her own recollection, and though never restrained in her intercourse with the inhabitants anp other neighbours, she did not take the least infection. LONDON, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 3, 1817. Thursday morning the PAris Papers of Mon- day were received. The following are extracts : " Paris, Sept. 29.— Deputies elected,— " Dordogne.— M. Barbary Langlade. " Gers.— Lieutenant- General Lagrange, Presi- dent of the Electoral College, M. de Cassagnoles, and M. Delong. " Herault.— The Marquis de Montcalm, Pre- sident of the Electoral College, and M. Durand- Fajon, both re- elected. ' " Lot.— The Marquis de Rastiginac. PRETENDED DAUPHIN. " The following is a new instance of credulity : ' In the month of October 1815, a man made his appearance in the Department of Maine et Loire, and announced himself under the name of Charles de Navarre, son of Louis XVI. He pretended that Louis XVII did not die in the Temple, but that he escaped from his Tyrants, that instead of him, the body of an unknown child was. presented to the knife of the anato- mists, and that the legitimate heir, restored at length to his people and his country, was now returned to take possession of the imprescriptible rights transmitted to him bv his ancestors. It might be imagined perhaps, that the physical and moral qualities of the pretender were in unison with his pretensions. So far from this, the soi- disant LouisXVII. was utterly destitute of in- struction and education, and the vacancy of his mind harmonized w ith the vulgarity of his man- ners. There was nothing in that style which an- nounces in a young Prince the happiest sallies. One sought in his countenance for that noble ap- pearance the characteristic impress of the traits of a Bourbon. He presented nothing in common with the unfortunate sou of Louis the Six- teenth but the name of which he had robbed him. Extraordinary, however, is the stupid credulity of the vulgar; this impostor shewed himself and made dupes. The great name, of which he had insolently taken possession, ope rated like a talisman on the minds of the igno- rant. Some imbeciles pushed their folly so far as to despoil themselves of their means to support this adventurer; and as all means are good in the eyes of those who only seek to propagate discord, and malevoleuce, seized upon the falsehood ofthe impostor, and attempted to give it to the minds of fools, the appearance of truth. Arrested and sent to prison, the adventurer persisted in his pretensions, his partisans, if we may give that name to a few isolated individuals, whose credu- lity intriguers were desirous of trying— his par- tisans, complained of his misfortunes, and a ridi culous pity was engendered, which soon, 1iow- ever, disappeared, and of which there now re- mains nothing but the shame of having felt it. ' Who is then this man, who from the bottom of his prison is at once tbe hope of the discon- tented, and the idol of tools. His name is Ma- thurin Bruneau, he was born the 10th May, 1784, at Vezins, Canton of Chollet, Arrondissement of Beaupreau, Department of Maine et Loire. His father was a wooden shoemaker in that village. He lost his parents at the age of between seven and eight years, he was received and taken care of by Jeanne Bruneau, bis sister, then married to ~ a man named De Carmay, also a wooden shoe- maker. His bad disposition, and particularly bis aversion to work, induced his brother- in- law to send him away when he was about eleven years of age. Mathurin Bruneau began then to practice impositions with regard to his birth, and passed himself as the son of the Baron de Vezins. He was received by this title at the Chateau of Angrie, near Conde, by the Viscoun- tess de Turpin de Crisse, who paid him all the attention which she thought due to a victim of the war in La Vendee. ' He was for about a year detained as a lunatic in the Bicetre, at Rouen, at which period there was suddenly circulated, under the name of this individual, calling himself Louis XVII, a Letter and a Proclamation, both addressed to the Duchess d'Angouleme. These papers were, it appears, the production of a malefactor, con- demned lo compulsory labour, and confined in the Bicetre until his sentence could be carried iuto execution. The latter, it seems, had only iu view a division of the profits of the imposture. Two or three women were compromised by hav- ing circulated the proclamation. All this, agree- ing with the Rouen Journalist, is nothing but a gossiping intrigue, unworthy of public attention. At Rouen the affair docs not occupy the minds of reasonable people, and only strangers speak ofit with any gravity.' , Friday morning were received a further stip- j ply of German Papers. The most important j piece of intelligence w hich they communicate is, that Russia has assumed a menacing attitude j which is very short ami full, is " composed of with respect to Turkey, at the moment when, j materials: the laee is brought very full in fr through the mediation of England, the previ- arm> * « > d divided by tucks into full compartments, which ouslv existing; differences bet ween the two Powers pearl tasels. The skirt is ele- FASHIONS FOR OCTOBER. Evening Dress.— White British net dress over a soft white satin slip. The body is composed of white satin, disposed in folds, and rich letting in lace. The- sleeve, the same front ofthe were on the point of adjustment. The occasion of this sudden alteration in tbe conduct of the Russian Government is, the barbarous execution of the celebrated Czeruey- George by order of the Turkish Governor of Servia. The Russian Ambassador was directed to demand of the Porte, within 14 days, a public disavowel of the transaction, and the punishment of those con- cerned iu it, and to leave Constantinople at the end of that term, if this demand was not com- plied with. Orders were, at the same time given to suspend the building of the new Russian Palace at Constantinople, and a courier was dis- patched to General Benigsen, who is hovering with a large military force on the Turkish frontier — It is supposed, that the Turks will comply with the proposed terms, and deprive the Russian Government of the advantage of this fresh pre- text for the renewal of hostilities. Swedish literature has, it is said, sunk to a low ebb, in consequence of the restraints imposed on the press by the Ordinance of 1812. Among the other benefits conferred on the Swedish nation on the assumption ofthe reins of Government bv Charles XIII. the liberty of the Press was gua- ranteed to them. It is to be hoped, that the personage who is designated his successor, will feel that his own interest would be equally bene- fited with that of the people over whom he is to rule,' by restoring this invaluable privilege to the full extent in which it is enjoyed in this country. The more completely he identifies himself with the renovated liberties of Sweden, the more firmly will bis right of succession be rooted in the hearts of his future subjects. Intelligence was on the 7th inst. received at Vienna, of the death of her Imperial Highness the Archduchess Hermoine, consort of the Arch- duke Palatine of Hungary. This Princess died in child- bed, after being prematurely delivered of a Prince and a Princess. The young Prince is also dead. Enormous Whales, Stranded,— Early on Sa- turday week, as two fishermen were traversing the Sands of the Solway Frith, opposite to tbe Priestside, about four miles within high water mark, they were alarmed by an extraordinary noise, and having directed their steps towards the spot from w hence it proceeded, discovered a whale floundering in the shallow water, and endeavouring in vain, to extricate itself from its perilous situation. It was groaning so loud as to be heard at the distance of nearly a mile.— The fishermen, astonished and terrified, used no means of securing the monster, and the tide soon afterwards flowing covercd it, without, however, affording it sufficient depth to float, when the sea retired, it was found dead, having been probably suffocated, from its being unable, iu that situation, to raise its head above the water so as to inhale air, which is essential to its existence. Assistance being procured, it was quickly cut to pieces and the blubber was carried to shore in carts. The whale seems to have been of the Narwhal or Monodon genus. Its length from the tip of the snout to the fur- flier extremity of the tail, was 36 feet : its height at the shoulder, about eight feet ; and its great- est horizontal thickness, about 4i feet. On the 21 st ult. there came ashore between Staxico and Wick, near the Boathaveu. a whale, measuring 66 feet ft inches in length: he was first observed by the Buckey fishermen who were at the herring fishery, who immediately went up to him, and after attacking him with a sword and a scythe which made no impression on him, they got an axe which they sunk in his head. After various attempts with boat- hooks oars, & c. they succeeded in killing him. They were engaged in this operation nearly 25 hours The carcase was claimed by Sir Benj. Dunbar, as Lord of the Manor, and by tbe Provost of Wick, on the part of the Crown. Owing to this dispute and the roughness of the weather, the sale could not take place before the Tuesday, and was advertised to take place at two o'clock ; but early on tbe Tuesday morning, owing to a heavy gale of wind and a tremendous sea, which broke him to pieces, no sale could take place. The entrails, blubber, & e. were driven ashore, and great part ofthe carcase was seen floating near the spot where he was killed, and his tail and about 14 foot of the carcase were seen at sea. gantly ornamented with two falls of broad rich blond, laid ou almost, plain , each fall is surmounted by a full rouleau of white satin, the fulness of which is confined by pearls twisted round it. The hair is turned up o in Grecque behind; it is paited in front so as to display the whole of the forehead, and disposed in light loose ringlets. Head- dress, a la Francoise, a full garland of roses and fancy flowers. Necklace and ear- rings, to- paz mixed with pearl. White satin shoes. White kid gloves, and spangled crape fail. Promenade Dress.— A high dress of jaeonot muslin, richly embroidered round the bottom of the skirt.— The body is composed entirely of work. Long sleeve, finishing down the arm iu front by bouillons of lace. With this dress is worn the Charlotte- spencer, composed of cerulean blue satin; it is tight to the sbepe, the back a moderate breadth, and the waist short. The sleeve is rather wide. The trimming is very elegant. The sleeve is ornamented at the wrist, and on the shoulder, to correspond, bonnet, a la Ninon, composed of French willow. The crown is fancifully ornamented with the same material, cut in small squares, edged with white satin, and turned a little over at the ends. The front is very large; it displays the front hair, which is sim ply- braided across the forehead: it is edged with puffed gauze, disposed in points, and confined by a narrow fold of white satin. A sprig of acacia ornaments it on the left side, and it is finished by white satin strings. French ruff and ruffles of rich lace. Blue or white kid shoes aud gloves, AGRICULTURE, & e. MONTHLY REPORT FOR SEPTEMBER. The lingering harvest occasioned in a great measure by the unequal ripening of the Wheat and soft Corn ci ops is nearly closed in the Home and Midland Coun- ties, except the Beans, a great breadth of which remains abroad. In the Northern Districts most of these crops are still uncut for want of ripening weather. The new Wheat too, hastily got up, and threshed out, have from their cold damp state found an unprofitable market. Many stacks thus run tip in bad condition, having heat- ed, have been taken down. The Barleys that did not plant regularly shew an unequal sample, which is too generally the ease. Oats are a large crop, and in most parts fine in quality: the Fens of Lincoln, Huntingdon and Cambridgeshire have never experienced a larger produce. The Bean, are in most parts found defec- tive, particularly in Kent, where the horse hoeing sys- tem rarely fails: the Bean Reddishes being unusually foul from the wetness ofthe Summer will considerably retard their being sown with Wheat. On the Hills in Gloucestershire and adjoining parts where they sow early the lands, new sown Wheats appear to plant well. Clover seed is not likely to prove a full crop. Potatoes every where rise well." Hops will not average a tenth part of a crop. The Cider Countries of Devon and Herefordshire, & c. are without fruit, except in a few warm garden grounds. The Grass Lands are generally short of feed, but the Turnip and Coleseeds are every where abundant; and Lean Stock of most kinds are in consequence got up in price. Sheep and Lambs at the late Lewes and other Southdown Fairs have advanced full l."> per cent. Cart Horses and Colts are much dearer. The Wool Market has experienced a sudden rise since our last report of ( id. per pound in fine clothing fleeces. Sinithfield having had a short supply or two, has occa- sioned- a brisk demand for prime Beef and Mutton at more money. In other articles but little alteration. eoumg of Kent . fire jJugtirante principal Office Maidstone, 22nd Sept. 1817. (• OYERNOR, The Right Honourable the EARL of ROMNEY. L'R US'T'EES, The Most Noble MARQUIS CAMDEN, K G. The Right Honorable EARL DARNLEY, The Right Honorable LORD GWYDER, The Right Hon. LORD VISCOUNT SYDNEY. AN 1) FORTY- EIGHT DIRECTORS. RECEIPTS for- the re- ' newal of Insurances be- coming due at. Michaelmas next. arc now in the hands ofthe re- spective AGENTS to tho In- stitution. AND, THE INSURED ARE ALLOWED EIITEEN DAYS ALTER THAT PAY 1 OR SUCH RENEWAL. ___ . The Inhabitants of KENT and SUSSEX arc respectfully in-% frPffil , ormc('> that Property of every IliitJflllllU description is continued to be insured by this Office 011 terms as moderate as those, of any similar Institution ; and tiie. sufficiency of the security afforded the Insured, being, from the locality of the Establishment within the knowledge ot every individual, it is presumed will be an incitement for tlicir preference. THOMAS WICKHAM, Secretary. KENT. TO BE SOLD, Pursuant lo a Decree of the High Court of Chancery; made in a Cause of FRIDAY, v. WALKER, by STFPHISN HOUGH, Gentleman, with the approbation of JOSEPH JKKYLL, Esq. one of the Masters of the said Com t, at the. ROSE INN, SITTINGBOURNE, in the COUNTY of KENT, on Tuesday, the seventh day of October, 1817, between the hours of ten and one o'clock, in 6 Lots, '[ THE FREEHOLD ESTATES, late of BEN- JAMIN WALKER, of Chalkwell, near Sittingbourne aforesaid, situate in the several parishes of Sitting- bourno, Milton, next Siltingbonnie, Newington, next Sittingbourne, Borden, Bredgar, Bobbing, and Iwade, in the said County, severally occupied by Messrs. Hudson, Mr. Wm. Craydon, and Mrs, Sarah Walker, Printed Particulars may be had ( gratis) at the, said Master's Chambers, in Southampton Buildings, Chan- cery Lane; of Mr. JOHN LAKE, NO. 10, Lincoln's INN; of Mr. WOODRIFF, Pump Court, Temple ; of Mr. LYNG. Milton; at the. place of sale; and the dif- ferent Inns in the vicinity ot Sittingbournc. KENT LIFE ASSURANCE, AND ANNUITY INSTITUTION. 4 T this OFFICE ASSURANCES on LIVES r*. mav be effected, or ANNUITIES or ENDOW- MENTS FOR CHILDREN may be purchased, outhe most equitable terms. The DIRECTORS and PROPRIETORS of this INSTITUTION, determined not to be exceeded in the liberality of their Proposals, have passed a Resolu- tion that in the year 1821, aud afterwards at intervals of not less than 7 " years, a Dividend of Profit shall be de- clared; TWO THIRDS of which shall be divided amongst those who shall then have effected Assurances witli the Office for the whole duration of Life ( that is annexed as a bonus to their Policies) in proportion to the amount of their Assurances, and to the time which they have been effected.— The payment of Assurances is guaranteed by a number of the most respectable Characters in the County. Annuities and Endowments maybe purchased, either by the payment ofa stim down, or by annual Premiums till the time when they are to be received. By the yearly payment of an inconsiderable sum, in- dividuals may thus provide for themselves a comfortable independence in the decline of Life ; or they may se- cure an Apprentice- fee for a Son against tbe time when it may be requisite; or a Sum of Money sufficient for him to engage in a Business, or Profession, when he arrives at maturity. The Terms of effecting Assurances, or of purchasing Annuities or Endowments, may be known by enquiring at the Office, or of any of the following Agents : — Cowtan & Colegate Canterbury. LIVER COMPLAINTS. Just Published, the Sccond Edition, considerably enlarged; PRICE SEVEN SHILLINGS, 8V0. BOARDS, J71 ACTS and OBSERVATIONS on LIVER COMPLAINTS, and those various and exten- sive derangements of the Constitution arising fiorq- Hepatic Obstruction ; depicting the sources which lead to a morbid state ot the Digestive Organs ; with prac- tical Remarks 011 the different properties of the Biliar y and Gastric Secretions, and upon other important points essential lo health : Prescribing anew and successful mode of treatment, illustrated by numerous cases ; the result of an extensive experience in various climates particularly to'these diseases ; addressed equally to the Invalid as " to those ofthe Profession. BY JOHN FAITHHORN, Formerly Surgeon in the Honourable East India Company's Service. London: Printed for LONGMAN and Co. Paternoster Row. FRAUD PREVENTED. TO counteract the many attempts that are daily made to impose on the unwary a spurious composition instead ofthe Genuine Blacking prepared by Day and Martin, they are induced to adopt a new Label in which their signature and address, 97, HIGH HOLBORN, is placed so conspicuously in the centre of the Label, that they trust an attention to this, and the difference ot the type which is unlike all letter- press, will enable purchasers at once to detect the imposition. The Real Japan BLACKING, made and sold whole- sale by DAY and MARTIN, 97, High Holborn, and retailed by the principal Grocers, Druggists, Book- sellers, Ironmongers, Perfumers, Boot- Makers, Sec. in the United Kingdom, In Bottles at 6d, Is. and 1 s. 6d. each, A copy of tbe Label will be left with all Venders. A Hamburgh Mail arrived oh Thursday night with Papers to a late date. Their Prussian and Dutch Majesties are stated to have returned to their respective capitals. Prince Oscar of Sweden will, it is said, be declared Viceroy of Norway, on the 7th of next month, at Christiana. The Austrian Consul General in Denmark has notified, that arms and military stores may be freely exported from all parts of the Austrian empire, with the exception, however, of direct consignments to countries in open rebellion against their lawful Sovereigns. This limitation vva6 unnecessary, as we apprehend the Indepen- dents of Spanish America are not silly enough to order direct consignments of such articles for their use from any ofthe European ports. Gibraltar Papers to the 7th ult. arrived on Thursday. The accounts which they bring of the progress of the plague is alarming. The Lieutenant- Governor has received information, that in the Regency of Algiers the pestilence is increasing, the number of deaths between the 12th and 19th of September, having been, in tbe city alone, 150 a day. Every precaution has been taken at Gibraltarto prevent the introduc- tion of the contagion, for which purpose a cen- sus of the population is taking, as necessary to the adoption of a more complete system of arrangemeut, to ward oft' the danger to which the inhabitants are exposed, not only by the appearance of the plague at Algiers, but the prevalence of a disease little less fatal in Italy. We do not hear of any of the Barbary corsairs being at sea. To prevent them from dissemi- nating contagion the Maritime Powers of Eu- rope should have squadrons cruizingin the Me- diterranean, to blockade the Barbarians' ports, and not lo suffer a single vessel of theirs to put to sea during the continuance of the pestilence". Vaccination it appears has made such pro gress at Amsterdam, that out of a population of 200,000 , iu the first quarter of 1817, not one individual was attacked with the small pox. We are sorry to relate a dreadful accident which happened near Kirby- parsonage, Bungay, the residence of the Rev. Mr. Wilson. Two very fine young men, both under 20 years, the Hon Mrs. Keppel, sons of the Earl of Albe- marle went out with their guns, and iu getting through a hedge the coat of the one caught tbe other's trigger, and the whole contents of flu gun lodged in his brother's leg. The youth not wounded rendered his brother every assistance possible, but finding be could not remove him or do him any permanent good fled with the greatest speed for medical aid, which happened most unfortunately to be at a great distance, and, sad to relate, 011 his return with a surgeon he found his brother had bled to death. Thursday morning, about 9 o'clock, as Mr. Castell, an Italian, was walking with his dog in the Green Park, his attention was arrested by a child screaming aud pointing to the water; what the child said he could not understand ; when at length he descried a woman's leg floating, and he immediately plunged in and got hold of her ; but such were the efforts which the woman made to effect her purpose, that be had nearly, perish- ed, when his faithful dog caught him by tbe collar, and gave him sufficient assistance to escape her grasp, and he succeeded in saving her. She proved to be a young woman deranged, who had escaped from her uncle near Drury- lane, and the child, her cousin, followed her in hopes of getting her home. The poor woman was taken to a public- house in Clarges- street, where she now lies, recovering. REDUCTION OF RENTS. The following is an extract of a letter wc have re- ceived fiom a respected Correspondent ( Mr. Folliott), with whose sentiments we perfectly coincide:— " I shall not conclude this letter ( he says) without en- tering 011 a subject, which I do not think irrelevant to it,— I mean the Reduction of Rents. It is one ofthe first consequence to society. Now that the produce of the earth is lowered 00 per cent, how are the farmers to pay their rents, if the landlords do not make them an abatement? I am of opinion that 20 per cent, should be taken off the farms, at tbe least; and surely it is bet- ter to receive the rent with the reduction, than for the landlords to have merely a nominal rent, which they are so frequently disappointed in. I recommend it to the Gentlemenof consequence and property ineachcounty in this kingdom, to sign a Requisition to the respective High Sheriffs, to call a meeting to take this measure into consideration, and at which to pass resolutions to the above effect. It is of vital importance; for lam firmly persuaded that there is not any thing so likely to make men dissatisfied with the existingorder of things as to keep up the present enormous price of land. I consider the farmer a most useful and respectable mem- ber of society, and surely " the labourer is worthy of his hire.— 20th Sept. 1817."—( Chester Courant, Sept/ M.) THE NAVAL ACADEMY AT PORTSMOUTH. Our readers are perhaps aware that this excellent Institution, which has been now established for more than ."> 0 years, and in the bosom of which many a gallant spirit lias imbibed those lessons which have afterwards reflected lustre on the British name, has of late been en- tirely new modelled. Formerly all the students were educated free of expence; this in practice came to be very inconvenient, from the great interest and solici- tation which such an excellent system of professional education naturally called into competition; added to which was the circumstance of its being less necessary, as the candidates were generally the sons of persons of rank and fortune. It is now determined that fifty scholarships only shall be reserved for thesons of Naval Officers gratis, and that the rest of tbe students ( the number of whom is also iimited) shall only be admitted on their parents paying at the rate of 701. per annum for each lad so received. Foreigners have at all times been excluded ; but we understand that a young gen- tleman, a native of Russia, who has had the good fortune tobe patronized by tier Majesty, the Empress of Russia, has very lately, at the high intercession of that illns- tiious personage, been nevertheless, admitted a student ofthe academy, her Majesty having condescended to interest heiself very particularly in his behalf. W. S. Murton.. A. Power J. Smith, Jun E. Manclark E. Coles W. Chapman J. Reynolds T. Suter...... M. Callow W. Knott R. Long W. Pearne W. Harding.... John Robert Saxby. S. ATKIN Maidstone, October ith, 1817. Favcrshuin. Asl{ ford. Sittingbourne. Rochester. Chatham. Folkestone. West Mulling. Greenwich. Dartford. Deptford. Deal. Dover. Cranbrook. Tenterden. Battle, Sussex. R. ALLCHIN, SEC. GLOBE INSURANCE, PALI.= 3TALL & CORNHILL, Fire, Life, and Annuities. ALL Persons, whose Insurances* with this Company become due at Michaelmas next, are re. quested to take Notice, that Receipts for the renewal thereof are now ready for delivery at the Company's Offices, No. 80, Pall Mall, and No. 5, Cornhill; and in the hands of their respective Agents in the Country. Insurances due at Michaelmas must be paid on or be- fore the 14 th Day of October, when the fifteen days allowed for the Renewal thereof will expire, By Order of tiie Board, John Charles Denham, Secretary London, 21th Sept. 1817. KENT. Rochester D. H. Day, Esq. Dover Mr. Wm. Brockman. Ramsgate James Cull. Margate. John Sackett. Greenwich Samuel Tenlon. Deptford Francis Denham. Sandwich T. Marbrook. Dartford . S. Hammond. Hawkhurst . Luke Boorman. MORRELL'S BLACK LEAD PENCILS, Stamped with bis Name and the following dis- tinguishing marks :— HARD . . for general use, not liable to rub. HARD LEAD for Outlining aud Engineering. M ... of medium quality, for Drawing. S ... . for Shading, being soft and black « TO BE HAD AT THE FOLLOWING TOWNS Ashford— Mr. Elliott. Canterbury--' bless. Rouse, Kirkby, and Lawrence ; ind Messrs. Cowtan and Colegate, and Mr. O. Saf- fery. Chatham— Mess. Townson, and Mr. Etherington. Deal— Mr. Long and Mr. Christian. Dover— Mess. Ledger, and Mr. Horn. Gruvesand — Mr. Caddcl. Maidstone— Mr. J. V. Hall, Mr. Smith, Mr. Wickham. and Mrs. Tyrrel. Margate— Mr. Garner, Mr Bettison, and Mr. Purday. Ramsgate— Mr. Burgess. and Mrs. Witherden. Rochester.— Mr. Caddel, and Mr Wildash. Sandgate— Mr. Purday. Seveiwuks— Mr. Clout. Farersham— Mr. Warren. N. B. At the above Houses may also be had the fol- lowing Articles of H. M's manufacturing, viz. Pens. Portable Pens, Wax and Wafers, Ink & Ink- Powders. MR. HOLMAN.— This Gentleman, whose death was announced in the New York Papers that arrived oh Tuesday, was a nativeof England, and a descendant of Sir John Holman, Bart, of Warkeworth Castle, Ban- bury. He received the early part of his education at Ihe academy, Soho- sqnare, London. In 1780, he cu tered Queen's College, Oxford, and such was the estimation iu which he was held, that he received the honors of the University after he became attached to the theatrical corps. While at school he distinguished himself by his scenic exhibitions, and Garrick, who there witnessed his representation of Hamlet, pro- nounced most favourably of his performance. His first appearance 011 a public stage was in the character of Romeo, at Covent Garden Theatre, in 1781. His re- ception is said to have been in the highest degree flattering, and fully justified the. expectations of his friends. He went to America in 1812, since which time he has uninterruptedly pursued his histrionic career in that country. The abilities of Mr. Holman as an actor are sufficiently declared by his maintaining a powerful rivalship with Kemble ; and his Lord Townley will long be remembered with admiration by thelovers of the. drama. He was distinguished as a Gentleman and a scholar: and by the urbanity of his manuers, and the force of his talents, greatly contributed to enhance the character of his profession. The virtuesof his heart are known to all w ith whom he was in habits of inter- course. The principal of Mr. Holman's writings were — Abroad and at Home ; The Votary of Wealth; What a Blunder; Love Gives the Alarm ; and the Gazette Extra- ordinary. Sevenoaks .. Mereworth.. Brighton Chichester Peiworth Worthing Arundel Storrington..... Croydon Wandsworth Richmond Epsom Godalming Weybridge Cobham Dorking Milcham Stockwel! Vanxhall Joseph Parker. Wm. Salmon, SUSSEX. Mr. Alexander Baldev. John G. Blagden. George Daintrey. Mrs. Mary Spooner. Mr. John Grant. Thomas Battcock. SURRY. j Mr. George Smith. W. B. Luttley, esq. Mr. Wm. Fisher. Samuel Parish. John Tasker. " James Hunt. Thomas Crawter. James White, James Fisher. Samuel Wick. John Clark. CHING's WORM LOZENGES. IT is a fact established by the annual Bills of Mortality that one half of tbe Children born are cut off before attaining Seven Years of Age, and the fruitful source of this mortality is found to exist in that foul state of the Stomach and Bowels which produces the generation of Worms. As the safe restorer of Infantine Health, in this critical state, " Ching's Worm Lozenges," have long held a distinguished reputation: Mild and safe in their operation, suited to every stage of this pe. riod of Life, and infallible in their effect, their character has been sustained by the highest names in rank, re* spectabilitv, and science, from a personal knowledge of their utility in their own families. Many fond and anxious Mothers, who have watched with inexpressible solicitude the dawning days of their Young Offspring, knowing too well the dangers and vicissitudes of that tender age, have successfully had recourse to these Lozenges, andean gratefully testify to their excellence. As an opening Medicine in Spring and Summer, and forfoulness ofthe Stomach and Bowels and Convulsions although Worms may not exist, it is allowed to be supe- rior to every other. Sold in Packets, at Is. 1 Jd. and Boxes at 2s. 9d. and 5s. fid. by R. BUTLER and SONS, No. 4, Cheapside, London; also by J. V. HALL, Printer of this Paper; Prance, Browne and Mares, Wickham, and Tyrrell, Maidstone; Tozer and Turner, Chatham; Senior, Sit- tingbourne; B rown and Clause, Faversham; Elliot, Ashford; Lee, Hythe; Allen, Lydd, Cook, Rye; Cham- bers, Tenterden; Titford, Craubrook ; Evenden, Ton- bridge ; Clout, Sevenoaks; George, Westerham; Frank- lin, Dartford; Stedman, Mailing; and by the principal Booksellers and Druggists in every town. WARREN'S Original Japan Liquid Blacking. PRODUCES the most exquisite jet black ever beheld, preserves the leather soft and pre- vents it cracking, has no unpleasant smell and will retain its virtues in any climate. icf This Blacking is particularly recommended for the use of Ladies half boots, which will experience a gloss equal to the highest japan varnish, render them water proof and will not soil the clothes. Prepared by R. WARREN, 14, St. Martin's- lane, Lon- don ; and retail at T' An advance has taken place iii copper. By the Cornwall papers it appears that what is there called " the Standard," in other words, the price rose on Thursday last at Truro to 125/. per ton. At one period within the last two years the price was so low as 701., upon which the present price is aq advance of more than sixty per cent. CHARITY SCHOOL, AT HASTING. HE CORPORATION of HASTING do hereby give NOTICE, that they will proceed to the ELECTION of a MASTER of the said SCHOOL, on THURSDAY, the 23d day of OCTOBER next, at ten O'clock iu the forenoon, in the TOWN HALL, HASTING, in the room of Mr. Benjamin Slade, resigned. At which time and place all Persons who are desirous of becom- ing Candidates, are required personally to attend, and I pass such examination as may be thought necessary. The Regulations require, that he should be a member ofthe established Church of England, and be a religions, honest, and respectable man ; and should produce most satisfactory testimonials of his good character and con- duct, and of his qualifications and ability to teach the Scholars to spell and read English, write, cast aecompts, mathematics, and the art of navigation. The whole of his time must be exclusively given to the education of the Free Scholars, and to that end no Officiating Minister, or any person having Church Pre- ferment, or any other avocation or employment, can be elected. And that every boy who is the son of an Inhabitant ofthe Town and Port of Hasting, or tile liberties thereof, shall have a right to enter upon the foundation between the ages of 6 and 8 years inclusive. The present Salary of the Master is „£ 210 per annum, ( subject to a deduction for quit rent) out of which he provides a School- room and Firing. All applications are to be made personally, or by let- ter ( post- paid) to Mr. ToMPSETT, Town Clerk, Hasting, on or before the 18th day of Octobej next, . Hasting, 18h Sept. 1817. Muidstone— J. V. HALL, Brown & Mares, Archer, Wickham, Chaplin, Ro- binson, Stanford, Driver, Brewer. Cranbrook— Reader. Tenterden—- Chambers, and Chasman. Tijecliu rst — Cheesman. 11 u rst Green— Randall. Robertsbridge— Wellard, & Kennett. Buttle- Bayley, Hull, and Metcalf. Hastings— Amore, Man- waring, and More, Bexhill— Barnard & Rich. EastbournN— Gasson. Seaford— Champion Itye— Rowdcn Southbro'— Ring Goualiurst— Larkin, Leigh. I'unbridge Wells— Spiange, and limit. Tollbridge- Driver, and Serenoaks— Wigzell, Hod. sol, Martin & Son, Wrothum— Evenden, Mick- elfield, York,& Chalken Town Mailing— Stedman. Dartford— Waruch, Ham- mond, Pearce, Creed, Bean, and Masters. Lenhatn— Brown, Gooding, Bottle, and York. Charing— Streeter & Hum- phrey. Ashford— Worger, Reeve, and Lewis. Rochester— Allen, Roberts, Paine, Dixon, and Cole. Brompton— Kearsley, Mar- riner, and Coomber. Milton— Murton Sittingbourn— Harrison Strood— Jackson, Sweet, Verdon, and Mumford. Chatham— Grover, Lewis Wheeler, Green, and Lynnell. Skinner. And in every Town in the Kingdom, in stone bottles, sixpence, tenpence, and eighteenpence each. U CAUT ION — The superior quality of this Black- ing has induced several base impostors to sellspurioits compositions under the same name, to prevent which, observe none are genuine unless, 14 St. Martm's- lane, is stamped iu the bottle, and the label signed A m 0 Prizes of - - £ 20,000/ 8,- 542 - - Prises, .5,658 - - Blanks, A RE contained in the Scheme of the NEW ' Git ' HI LOTTERY, whichwillcommenceDrawing on the 7th NOVEMBER. There are 7,100 Numbers, Two Tickets of each Number, therefore ' IlIRLL Numbers must gain Three Prizes of £ 40,000. SCHEME. * Bri7. es of ,£ 20,000 • .-> is, ooo ,, ' 5,000 r, # ' i, 050 2 V........... • • 1,000 28- . . . . . ....'•• » • 500, & C. Ear/ 1 of I lie Two Prizes of £ 15,000 will haw £ 5,000 more. Tickets and Shares for this popular Lottery arc on Sale at Che Offices of G. CARROLL, The Contractor, N o. 7, CORN HILL, and 20, OXFORD- STREET, LONDON, Where the last Prize of £' 30,000 ever drawn was Sold in Shares. A great variety of Numbers are also on Sale by his Agents, C. Francis, Post Office, Rochester. J. Little, China Warehouse, Faversham. O. Saffery Co: Stationers, St. George- street, Canterbury. T. Hayward, bookseller. Beach- street, Deal. W. Hine, China Warehouse, East- street, Brighton.' RicHARDSON, GOODLUCK. it Co. Stock- ltrokers, Bank Buildings, Cornhill; and facing the ( late of the King's Mews, Charing Cross, grateful for the numerous favors they have received for more than Forty Years past, respectfully acquaint their friends rliat the present Lottery begins thc7thofNEX 1" MONTH, and consists of 7,100 Numbers, 2 Tickets ot each Number, 5,700 of which haw a second Chance, and will be re- drawn on the 0th December.— There are SIX Frizes of £ 20,000, & c. & c. & c. 1L O. & r. o.' s establishments are so well known, it is perhaps superfluous to particularize the Capital Prizes shared and sold at their offices, but they may be allowed perhaps to state that the undermentioned have been shared, sold, and paid on demand in the last few Lotteries, viz.— 18, G4f> £ 50,000 431.... 25,000 Guineas 10,244 25,000 Guineas BESIDES SEVEN Prizes of £ 20,000 ONE .... of .... 15,000 THREE of 10,000 An immense number of £ 5,000 £ 1,000, Sec. & c. Tickets and Shares are on Sale as above, and by the following Agents, where Schemes of the New Lottery « nay be had gratis, Maidstone, by J. V. HALL, Printer. Canterbury, Cowtan and Colegate, Printers. Rod, ester, S. Caddel, Bookseller. Ashford, J. Elliott, Ditto. * Feversham, Mrs. Evans, Milliner, Preston- Street. TO BE LET, AT WATERING BURY, A SMALL HOUSE, adjoining the Butcher's rlL Shop— on the Ground Floor, is a small Parlour, large Kitchen, Pantry, Wash house, and a good Cellar — above are two Chambers, one or two Garrets, all of tolerable pitch, with convenient closets and a cupboard. Inquire of WM. LOCK, Staplehurst. FREEHOLD. TO BE SOLD BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, And entered on immediately, & SMALL FREEHOLD FARM, situated in t\ the Parishes of LAMBERHURST and WAD- HURST, containing about live and a half Acres of Mea- dow, Orchard, and Hop Ground, with a newly erected Cottage thereon, in two Tenements.— The Land is particularly kind for Hops. For particulars enquire of Mr. Wm. CHITTENDEN, Lamberhurst ; or Mr. PRICE, the Proprietor, on the Premises. WANTED TO PURCHASE, FREEHOLD LANDED ESTATE, in Kent 01- Sussex, from ,£ 00,000 to £' 100,000 value, to be paid for part in Cash and the remainder in Reversionary Interest. Also Wanted to Purchase, an ADVOWSON, with an immediate Presentation, from £ 1200 to £ 2000 per annum. Wanted, a GOOD LANDED SECURITY, for £ 100,000, on Mortgage; also for £' 40,000, £ 20,000, £ 10,000, and £ 0000, For particulars apply to J. D. BEAUMONT, Appraiser and Auctioneer, 82, High- street, Maidstone; or Mr. THOMAS GREEN, Ramsgate , or at the Estate Office, 40, Skinner- street, Snow Hill, London. HEADCORN. Freehold Hop Plantation, Rich Meadow Land, with Building und Garden Ground. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY J. D. BEAUMONT, At the George Inn, Headcorn, on MONDAY, the 20th of OCTOBER. 1817, at 5 o'Clock ill the Afternoon; the whole or any part of the Purchase Money may remain on Security, at 5 per cent, on each Lot, if • cquired. Lot I. EIGHT ACRES, little more or leis of Rich MEADOW and HOP PLANTA- TION, being partof New Lodge Farm, near the Town of Headcorn, and now or late in the occupation of Mr. Robert Farris. Lot 2.— A PIECE of FREEHOLD BUILDING LAND or GARDEN GROUND, most desirably si- tuated on the London Road, leading into and adjoining the. Town of Headcorn, containing 50 feet front, and 150 feet deep. Lot 3.— A DITTO. 4.— DITTO. 5.— DITTO. 0.— DITTO. For further Particulars apply to J. D. Beaumont, Appraiser and Auctioneer, 82, High- street, Maidstone. FRENCH PAPERS. Paris Papers have been received to Ihe 2( 1 inst. They contain farther details ofthe trial ofthe Black Pin conspirators. Monnier, who had been convicted, has made a confession, iu which he states, that just as he was going to execution, lie was told that Contremoulin had disclosed the poject ; upon w hich Monnier con- fessed that Contremoulin had informed him of a plan to change the Government. After other examinations the Sitting was adjourned. Lords Holland and Ellenborough, Serjeant Copley, and Mr. Brougham were present in the Court of Assize. The papers respecting the process at Rhodez were immediately expected. A near relative of Madame Manson is said to have been arrested at Paris, to be produced in Court. Bastille's counsel is coming to Paris. The Prefect of the Gard ( a'Argent) has bad ano- ther Royal audience previous to his departure. The tranquillity of that department we therefore hope is an object of his Majesty's solicitude. The termination of the election of the Deputies was very near, as the number was completed, except for La Creuse, la Lozere, and Herault. The influence of the Presidents and Vice Pre- sidents of the Colleges seems considerable, since there are 34 of them amonc the 59 already re- turned. The spirit of disaffection in the French soldiery still continues. It has lately shewn it- self in the 2d colonial battalion, in garrison at Oleron. The first Council of War of the Ro- chelle Military Division has condemned to death Dandeleux, a serjeant, and Balleydier, a fuzileer, for a conspiracy to revolt by force of arms, and for plotting the overthrow of the State. Eight others of the s& me corps, who wcre implicated - in- these treasonous practices, have been sen- tenced to imprisonments of different durations. An instance has occurred of a dreadful crime in the Indie : One Joseph Sadran has been sen- tenced capitally for poisoning five persons.— This wretch had previously committed four for- geries. His daughter, who was his accomplice, is condemned to compulsory hard labour for life. ELECTION OF LORD MAYOR. At the final close of the poll, last night,( seventh day) the. numbers wcre :— Mr. Alderman Smith 2273 Mr. Alderman Atkins 1585 The Lord Mayor .... 827 Mr. Aid. Goodbehere 703 T TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY AYERST Se REEVE, On MONDA Y, the nth day of OCTOBER, 1817, 1IIE ENTIRE FLOCK OF IMPROVED ROMNEY MARSH SHEEP, Sec. on the Ite- mises, at North Farm, Scotsfloat, near Rye, in small Lots, no reprising about Two Hundred One and Two Lamb Ewes. Barrens, Ewe , and Wether Tags, Sfc. a Move and Colt, a very useful Horse, for Harness or the Saddle, 0 years old, and a good Stack of Hay. The Sale to begin- precisely at Ten o'Clock, in con- • sequence of its being High Water at Scotsfloat, at one o'clock on the day of Sale, which may prevent many Gentlemen attending the same from particular parts of the coumiy, unless attended to. FARMING AND OTHER EFFECTS. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY G. STIDOLPH, ON TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY, the 14th and 15th days of OCTOBER, 1817, on the PREMISES, at SOMERHILL, TON BRIDGE, Kent, THE FARMING EFFECTS, upwards of 3000 FEET of GLAZED LIGHTS, with Frames for Hot Houses, Sec. of W. F. WOODGATE, Esq. Bankrupt, ( by order of, the Assignees); consisting of se veral waggons, carts, bavin carriages, ploughs of va- rious descriptions, harrows, nidgets, hop harrows, har- nesses, chains, waggon tilts, hop bins, bin cloths, pokes, oast bails, & c. ; about 20,000 hop poles, a quantity of fence poles, three large stack poles, timber jack, two threshing machines, cleaning machine several chuff It, £ ft. diamete one ditto, 8 ft. diameter, an excellent shaft for ditto, 18 ft. 0 in. long, one pair of mill stones, a large quantity of boards, and cast- iron work for mills; a malt mill, cider mill and press, a bolter. A variety of seasoned Timber for wheeler's work, comprising fellies, axletrees, waggon rods, bolsters and pillows, waggon sides, middle rods, fore bodies and lathes, cart sides, plough and harrow, beams, ox yokes, bows, Sec. A set ofeoach harness for four horses, several pair of ditto, horse cloths and rollers, single horse chaise, don- key ditto, large cast iron furnaces, brewing utensils, barrels, rider pipes, See.; several husbandry tools apple and hop baskets, two sets of pullies and ropes bushel and half- bushel measures; THREE DRAUGHT HORSES; two hot house frames, upwards of30 feet long, 1 Slights to each, 9 ft. by 3 ft. 6 ill. with front and end lights; 18lights, 12 ft. by lft. 2 in. ; 0ditto, 8ft. by 3 ft. ( 1 in.; 22 ditto. fi ft. 2 ill. by 4 ft. 4 in.; a great number of ditto, different sizes, with a numerous assemblage of useful articles. S.- j- The Sale to begin each day at Ten o'Clock. Catalogues may be had at the Market Room, Tun- bridge Wells; Crown, Sevenoaks; Camden Arms Inn, Pembury , Leicester Arms, Penshnrst; Greyhound, lladlO'. v ; Hand aud Sceptre, Southborough ; and of the AUCTIONEER, Tonbridge Town. KENT. Capital Freehold Hop Plantation, Small Farm, and Water Corn Mill, in the several Parishes of Hunton, Egerton, and Pembury. TO BE SOLI) BY PRIVATE CONTRACT, BY J. D. BEAUMONT, In Lots, with immediate Possession, ( any part or the whole ofthe money may remain on mortgage at £ 5 per cent, if required) Lotl. rr TWO Pieces or Parcels of Capital A FREEHOLD LAND, planted with Hops, and in a very high state ofcnltivation; containingabout 7 acres, more or less, with a good oast- house, most de- sirably situated in the Parish of Hnnton, where the soil is as congenial for the growth of hops, as any part of the county. Lot 2.— Three pieces or parcels of FREEHOLD ARABLE LAND, part planted with Hops, with a good barn and yard, stables and lodges adjoining, and hn the Parish of Hunton.— The above lots join the lands of Thomas Turner, Esq. and Messrs. Bishop, Duddy, Baker, and others. Lot 3.— THREE FREEHOLD COTTAGES, with vacant Building Ground, adjoining the George Inn, in the Parish of Yalding ; with a Right of turning Horses and Cows on Yalding Lees. Lot 4 — A very desirable FREEHOLD ESTATE, with a farm- house, barn, and outbuilding, and about 10 acres of rich meadow, hop, and arable land, situated ill the Parish of Egerton, 3 miles from Lenham. Lot5- A FREEHOLD WATER CORN MILL, with 2 pair of stones, in full work, with a house, barn lodges, and 12 acres of exceeding good meadow, hop' and fruit plantation. To treat for the same and for further particulars apply to J. D. BEAUMONT, Appraiser <& Auctioneer, 82, High- street, Maidstone. It affords us unaffected pleasure to find that the re- spectable part ofthe Livery of London have at length shewn to the kingdom at. large, how much they despise the paltry attempts which have been made to subvert their rights and privileges, and to entangle their re- spectability with the mixture of rabble and sedition, which has so vainly made an uproar in the support of weakness and imbecility, but which Iras now been most deservedly punished by the decision we Imve this day the pleasure to record in favor of Messrs. Alderman C. Smith, and Alderman Atkins, whose characters casta lustre upon the first commercial City in the World. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. UNION- HALL.— The re- examination of David Owen, charged with cutting and maiming John Jones, Mary Jones, and Mary Barry, having been appointed for Saturday, Mr. Evance, the sitting magistrate dispatched an officer to St. Thomas's Hospital, to make enquires respecting the state of health of the injured parties.— The surgeons reported that Mary Barry, the servant, was rather worse than she had been for several days past; that Mr. Johes was considerably better, but neither wcre yet in a state so give evidence. It was also ascertained tliat Mrs. Jones ( who remains at the lic use in Gibraltar- row) was still in a state too dange- rous to be questioned respecting the melancholy trans- action. It was also reported from the prison in Horse- monger- lane, that Owen was extremely ill, from hurts on his loins and an attack of fever. Under these cir- cumstances the further examination was postponed to 11 future day. Owen asserts that he had no knife in his hand when lie went to Jones's house, as has been stated; that he went with no other intention than to demand papers which belonged to him; that, unfortunately, Jones and his wife were at dinner, and consequently knives were used; and that the assault was begun by Mr. Jones, who inflictcd a wound on his ( Owen's) hand. MANSION- HOUSE.'— Cases of Distress'.— Peter Dart, a sailor, apparently in great distress, applied to the Lord Mayor to grant him a pass to enable him to return home to his native- place, South Moulton, in Devonshire. He FREEHOLD ESTATES, at PEMBURY, KENT. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY G. STIDOLPH, On THURSDAY, the ICth of OCTOBER, 1817, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon, at the CAMDEN ARMS INN, PEMBURY. in the County of Kent, subject to such conditions of sale as will be then produced, unless previously disposed of bv Private Contract, THE following FREEHOLD ESTATES, in .1 Lots: Lot 1.— A new erected MESSUAGE or TENE- MENT, with suitable and convenient outbuildings, and a piece of Land, used as a Nursery Ground and Orchard Plantation, containing 1 A. lit. OP. more or less, situate Cock- lane, Giltspur- strect, china- painter near the centre of the pleasant village of Pembury, in, the County of Kent, in tbe occupation of Mr. COE, the proprietor. This lot is well adapted for any person in want of a neat little County Residence, or may be advantageously used as a Nursery Ground. The premises adjoin the turnpike roadfrom London to Hastings, and are distant only 3 miles from Tonbridge Wells.— Immediate pos- session mavbe had. Lot 3.—- TWO FREEHOLD MESSUAGES, in 3 Dwellings, with convenient Outbuildings, and Garden Ground, situate at Pembury Lower Green, and in the occupatipn of John Weston, Wm. Churcher, and Steph. Vinehall. For further particulars apply to Mr COE, on the Pre- mises ; Mr. J. ASHDOWNE, or the AUCTIONEER, Ton- bridge. Handsome Genuine Household Furniture a Grand Piano Forte und a Hand Organ, a capital Fowling Piece, by Manton, a small Sideboard of Plate, Linen, China, Glass, Cell., r of Superior Wines, Books, Print v. three capital Milch Cows, two Calves, two 2- year old Fellies, a capital Cart Colt, a Timber Carriage, Farming Carriugt s, a large quantity of H eather Bow ding, and Building Ma- terials, Brewing, Dairy, und Garden utensils, a hand- some Gig and Harness, a neat Pleasure Cart, and other Effects, TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY MR. MUNN, On the PREMISES, near BATTLE, SUSSEX, on TUESDAY the 7th of October, and following days, at 11 o'clock precisely, by direction of the Assignee of Mr. IV. G. HARVEY. rjnilE FURNITURE comprises mahogany Jfi four- post, field and ofher bedsteads, prime goose feather beds and bedding, mahogany double and single chests of drawers, ' Bureaus, wardrobes and bookcases, dining and Pembroke tables, sofas, chimney, pier and dressing glasses, Brussels and other carpets, a capital Fowling Piece, by Manton, a grand piano forte, a hand organ, and various other articles of domestic conve- nience, together with a sideboardof plate, linen , China, and glass, a small collection ot books, upwards of one hundred dozens of choice wines, consisting of superior old bottled Port, Sherry, Vidonia, and Cape. Madeira, three hundred and fifty gallons of very fine British wines of various sorts, a capital gig and harness, a handsome covered pleasure cart, three capital milch cows, two calves, two 2- year old fillies, a capital cart colt, a timber carriage, farming carriages, a large quan- tity of weather boarding building materials, and numerbus articles of general utility. May be viewed three days preceding tbe Sale( Snnday excepted) and Catalogues bad on the Premises; at the George, Battle; and the principal Inns in the adjoining Townsr at the Auction Mart, London; and of Mr. MUNN, Walbrook, near the Royal Exchange, London —= cocc ® S3S © -- SATURDAY'S LONDON GAZETTE. BANKRUPTS. H. Worthington and W. Rowlandson, Bolton- le Moors, Lancaster, braziers— C. Smith, Plymouth, linen draper.— S. Williams, sen. Crewshole, Gloucester, horse- dealer.— S. Batt, Bath, victualler.— J. and J. Lamb, Stockport, Chester, cotton- spinners— J. Etchells Stockport, Chester, joiner— J. Spence, Bishopwear- mouth, Durham, dealer— A. Rankin, Red Lion- place, ' ' na- painter— E. Fletcher, jun. Liverpool, iron- founder— H. Dalrymple, Charlotte- street, Fitzroy- square, cabinet- maker— A. Jacob, Lon- don, slopseller — J. Wilks, Bath, linen- draper. DIVIDEND. Oct. 30- W. Bryant, Greenwich, Kent, stage coach- master. staled that lie lately belonged to a ship, the Duchess of Richmond, of Dublin, bound from Gottenburgh to LONDON, Octobcr 7. Dublin. She sailed from Gottenburgh about a fortnight ago with a cargo of timber aud tar, Three days after they sailed they were heating about in the Baltic in tremendous weather, till at last they got into Wengo Sound, where they remained three days more. The Weather having abated, they set sail again; but they had not been out more than 7 or 8 hours, when it came on to blow from the southward more dreadfully than be- fore. They cut away the foremast and bowsprit, and continued beating about till last Wednesday at three o'clock iu the . morning, when the vessel went on shore 011 the Kentish Knock; between Harwich and Orford- ness. One man and the cabin boy were drowned; but the rest ofthe crew got ashore, though with great diffi- culty. He walked to town, and slept that night on board a smack. He had endeavoured, without success, to get a ship ; and being afraid of falling into bad com- pany, lie now applied for a pass to get home to his friends, who would rig him out again. The Lord Mayor said it would be disgracing the poor fellow to send him home as a vagrant. 1I « therefore gave him some money ( which example was followed by several in the Court), and ordered the keeper of the Compter to furnish the lad with a pair of trowsers, and a pair of shoes, to ena- ble him to walk home. About 0 weeks ago, an unfortunate young girl, of the name of Jones, was brought on a charge of having at- tempted lo drown herself in the Thames. At that time she stated herself to be of respectable parents in Den- bighshire, but having been seduced and deserted, she was reduced to common prostitution, and became dreadfully diseased. She applied to her friends to save her from destruction, but they refused again to countenance her; and being reduced to utter despair, she determined on self- destruction. She was, however, prevented, and the Lord Mayor humanely sent her to the hospital. A day or two ago she was discharged, perfectly cured, and endeavoured to get into the Mag- dalen, but without effect. She had, for a night or two, been obliged lo sleep in the streets, exposed to the in- sults of her former unhappy associates, who called her a Methodist, because she would not return to her former wretched course of life. Under these circumstances she again applied to the Lord Mayor forassistance and relief. His Lordship ordered her to be taken care of in the Compter for the night, and notice given to the ladies of the Guardian Society to visit her next morning. in MAIDSTONE, Oct. 7. HOP INTELLIGENCE. Southwark, Oct. G.— We have had a brisk trade to- day for Hops, and our Sales have been at higher prices than last week. PRICES. Kent Pockets £\ fi to £^ l9 10s. Afew lots,£ 20.— Can- terbury's as high as „£ 22. Kent Bags £ 15 to ,£ 18. A lot or two at ,£ 18 10s. Sussex Pockets ,£ 15 10s. to£ 18. A few lots£ l8 10s. DARTFORD BIBLE ASSOCIATION. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20. At the Auxiliary Meeting of this Association, Lord Clifton took Ihe Chair. This young Nobleman, who has but just come of age, was received by a numerous assemblage of ladies and gentlemen with repeated de- monstrations of applause. In his address, which was delivered with becoming grace and modesty, he appo- logizcd, for the absence of their illustrious patron the Duke of Sussex, who in consequence, had solicited him to take his place. He looked forward with inexpres- sible satisfaction- to that period now almost arrived, when by the vigour and energy with which this bene- volent object had been pursued by the Society, the Bible would be distributed in a pure and uncontamina- ted state, over the w hole surface of the Globe. That no person who could learn to read, might remain igno- rant or uninlightened upon tbe subject of salvation, as promised them therein, by God's own word and letter of promise so delivered, and that all persons, what soever, and wheresoever, might partake in the Divine blessing of being enabled thus to worship their Creator, from the East to the West, and from the North to the South, as therein revealed to ns in the exemplary Merits and patient suffering of our blessed Redeemer Jesus Christ! Mr. Pearce, the Secretary, read an address most eloquently composed and most appropriate to the oc- casion, which was received with great approbation.— The gentlemen present were, Charles Grant, Esq. East Indian Director, M. P.; Learned Divines and Rev. Gentlemen, as follows: — Dr. Collier, Rev Mr. Althorp, John Dyer, Esq. Rev. Gerard Noel, Rev. Mr. Symonds, Rev. Mr. Kelp, Rev. Mr. Slattery, and the Rev. Mr. Horsham. Each of these gentlemen made long and eloquent speeches, which were received with reiterated bursts of applause. Lord Clifton was unanimously elected Treasurer and President of the Institution ; the Rev. Gerard Noel and Mr. Charles Grant, Vice Presidents. Each returned suitable acknowledgments for the compliments thus passed upon them, and the honour conferred on the occasion.— Thanks were then voted to the. several parties, and particularly to Mr. Hall, millwright, Dart- ford, for the liberal manner in which lie had come for- ward to lend his aid by the gratuitously fitting up in an elegant manner his extensive wheel manufactory. The table was besides amply supplied by Mr. Hall with choice fruits, Se. c. of the season. A subscription was immediately opened, and liberally supported.— The meeting then adjourned at four o'clock each person enjoying. the consolation that he or she had contributed ( in the language of these divines) towards feeding the hungry and clothing the naked, and towards saving their perishing souls. Thursday a board was held at the Admiralty for the admission of disabled and worn out seamen into Green- wich Hospital. On Friday morning one ofthe powder mills, situated at Ore, near Feversham, blew up with a dreadful ex plosion, which was heard and felt many miles round ; three men were unfortunately in the mill at the time, who were blown to pieces in a most melancholy man ner. A few minutes before it happened five men most providentially left the mill, with five barrels of powder, who would otherwise have shared the shocking fate of their companions. A melancholy scene was witnessed a few mornings since, at one of the Bathing Rooms, ai Margate. A gentleman, of a spare form, who regularly went into the sea every morning, was found in the machine in a state of total insensibility; The boy who drove him into deep water, waited until his patience was exhausted, without receiving any reply to the usual inquiry—" May I drive on, Sir?" On reaching the land, the gentleman was found lying naked under the seat. The machine was driven to St. John's- place, and medical assistance was sent for; he was bled, and revived a little, but without effect, for the vital spark was then nearly extinct. What adds to this distressing catastrophe, is the state of his family. The wife has been in frenzy, bordering oil mental distraction, ever since. At the moment the un- fortunate gentleman was brought into the house, a car- riage was waiting at the door to take the family on an excursion round the Island. The deceased was only in his 40th year. On Friday se'nnight, four men and a corporal belong ing to the 67th infantry, at present stationed in Dover Castle, Were escorting three deserters belonging to another regiment, from thence to Canterbury, when one of the three bv his frequent stopping under frivo lous pretences, created a suspicion in the minds of those with whom he was in custody that he wished to effect his escape, which caused him to be more rigidly watch ed; at length, having nearly reached the half- way house, he suddenly stopped opposite a gate on the side ofthe road, which he approached, under pretence of drinking out of a small pond occasioned by the rain, when after leaning over the pond for a minute or two, he suddenly arose leaped over the gate into a field, and ran into an adjoining wood, and would in all probabi- lity have effected his escape had not one ofthe soldiers instantly fired his piece, the ball from which broke his thigh. He was carried to the half- way- house, from whence he was conveyed back to Dover iu a post- chaise. Ships continue to be equipped in the river for the purpose of conveying officers, non- commissioned officers and privates, to aid the Patriots in South America. At present one vessel is quite ready to sail, having on board officers fully equipped, and 200 privates, to form a rifle corps. Another is in a forward state, of prepara- tion, and has appointments for a cavalry regiment COO strong; a third is freighted with the equipments ofa lancers' corps. The officers arc all' men who have scon active service, and arc of every rank, from lieutenant colonels to ensigns. The organization is so complete, and the arrangements so happily made, that they will be ready for immediate service on their arrival in America. Saturday se'nnight was rung at New Romney, by the Hythe Company, a true and compleat peal of bob major, consisting of ,1050 changes, conducted by William Greensteed, with the sixth 24 times wrong, and 21 times right, and brought round in three hours and fourteen minutes, by the undermentioned persons Extract from a curious old volume sold at the recent mction ofthe late Rev. J. Lyon's effects in Dover, com pared with a copy discovered in the Vestry of the Pa- rish Church of St. Mary the Virgin, supposed to haVe been originally written nearly eighteen Hundred years. THE REQUIREMENTS OF A GOOD MINISTER. He must be a " L— over of hospitality, " A— pt to teach, " N— ot covetous, not soon angry, " G— enlte unto all men, of good behaviour, u S— ober, ' ' " T— emperate, " O— ne that ruleth well his own house, " N— ot given to wine, no striker." E. Epistolis Pauli ad Timotheum et Titum. MARRIED. Oct. 3, at Maidstone Church, by tbe Rev. J. Stock, Mr. George Burgess, cornfactor, to Miss Wickham, both of this town. October 2, at St. Paul's church, Canterbury. Mr. William Tanner, to Miss Elizabeth Cook, both of that city. DIED. Sept. 24, at his grandfather's, at Ripple Vale, in this county, in his 20th year, Fleming W. Pakenham French, formerly of his Majesty's ship Podargus. Oct. I, in St. Alphage Lane, Canterbury, Thomas, the youngest son of Mr. Woodruff, surgeon, aged ten years. Same day, at her house in St. Paul's- strect, Canter- bury, after three days illness, aged G4, Mrs. Mantle, widow; much regretted by her friends. Sept 26, after a lingering and painful illness, borne with the greatest resignation, Mrs. Allen, aged 40, wife of Mr. Robert Allen, grocer, of Hythe, universally regretted by her family and friends. Sept. 30, after an illness of two years, borne with fortitude and resignation, Miss Catherine Strivens, third daughter of Mr. G. Strivens, of Effingham Place, Ramsgate, much respected and lamented by all who knew her. FAIRS. Challock, October 8.— Ash, Canterbury, Maiden, Sittingbourn, Smarden, 10.— Blackheath, Monkton, Wye, Staplehurst, 11.— Ashford, Deal, Sellinge, Seven- oaks, Toubridge, 12.— Wateringbury, 13.— Sarr, Hawk- hinge 14. MAIDSTONE MARKET, Oct. 2, on 7. " Wheat red ... 70s to 90s I Tick Beans 30s to 40s Do. white... 80s to 100s I Small ditto... 40s to' 44* Barley 2is to 48s I Grey Pease.. 3Gs to 42s Oats ...... 24s to 30s Boiling ditto 4ns lo 4fs TENTERDEN MARKET, Oct. 3, 1817- White Wheat.. Red ditto Barley Oats 5Gs 52s 30s 25 s 90s « Cs 42s 35s Beans White Pease . lirey ditto 32s 42s 40s 44s 36s 40s EXCHANGE, MONDAY, OCT. 6, 1817. Our market was but scantily supplied with Wheat from onrown coasts this morning, and fine new Wheats were much in demand, and obtained an advance of from 2s. to 3s. per quarter, and prime Old met a good sale on much the same terms; but there w as no improve- ment in inferior sorts.— Malting Barleys are ratlii r dearer; and fine Malt commands better prices, t! e greater proportion of what is now at market being vciy inferior.— Boiling Pease arc full 6s. per qr. dearer: and Hog Pease sell rather higher.— Beans of both kinds ai e the turn dearer.— We havehad but few fresh arri als of Oats, which are taken off on much the same terms as this day se'nnight.— In other articles we have no alteration to notice. RETURN PRICE OF GRAIN, on Board of Skip. Essex Red Wheat 40s 50s I Maple St8s 42s Fine Ditto White ... Fine Superfine .... Rye Barley Fine Malt Fine......... Hog Pease... 68s 72s 42s 70s 75s 82s 88s 94s 36s 40s 36s 42s 44s 48s 70s 76s 78s 82s . 34s 3Ps White ditto... Boilers Small Beans .. Ticks Feed Oats Fine Poland ditto .. Fine Potato? ditto.. Fine 40s 50S 54s 58s 42s 50s 32s 4'^ s 20s 2- 1 s 26s 28s 20s 26s 28s 30s 26s 28s . 30 3> s Treble, H. Down 2d— J. Selley « d— W. Stokes 4th— J. Crothall J Clover, Foreign ) red, perewt.... J - 84 Ditto English 50 US White ditto 50 112 Rye Grass per qr. 20 45 Turnip white pr bu. 10 16 Red and Green do. 10 16 PRICE OF SEEDS. White Mustard do. 8 12 Biown ditto... . do. 15 20 Carraway Seeds ... 40 42 Coriander ditto 15 17 Cinque Foin per qr. 16 18 Trefoil . . per ewt. 10 30 Canary per qr. 42 50 PRICE OF FLOUR MONDAY " Town made Flour 75s 80s Ditto Seconds ... 70s 75s Norfolk and ? Stockton £ '" 55s 63s Essex and Suffolk 65s 72s Bran per qr. Fine Pollard lis 15s .16s 28s Beef ., Mutton. SMITHFLFCLD— MONDAY. To sink the Offal per stone oJ Slbs. . .3s Od to 4s 4( 1 . 4s Od to 4s 8d Vea! Pork.. Lamb, 4s. 8d. to 5s. 8d. Head of Cattle this Day. Od to 5- s 6d 4s 8d to 5s 8d .... 3390 . 19260 Calves Pigs 220 290 Beasts, about Sheep NEWGATE and LEADENHALL MAKKETHT By the Carcase. Beef .. Mutton ... 2s 4d to 3 ... 3s Od to 3 Veal Pork ... Lamb, 4s. Od. to 4s. 8d, 3s 4d to 5s Od 4s 8d to 5s 8d The King's Health.—' The following is the report made on Sunday, at St. James's Palace: " Windsor Castle, Oct.' I.— His MAJESTY continues to enjoy a good state of bodily health, and has been very composed through the last month, but without any diminution of his disorder.—( Signed as usual.) Saturday last a wether sheep was stolen from a fold at Coxheath, the property of Mr. Turner, of East Farleigh.— ( See Advertisement.) On Monday se'nnight, Thomas Young Greet, esq. was re- elected Mayor of the Borough of Quinborough, or the year ensuing. 5th— J. Castle Gtli— W. Greensteed 7 th— Rd. Lurcher Tenor, Ed. Pemble Indigestion and Bilious Irregularities arc not only very common complaints, but are also in many cases productive of most distressing symptoms, such as fre- quent nausea, flatulence, defective appetite, costive- ltcss, a sense of oppression, sometimes of pain in the chest, a weightor pressure over the eyes, and a general listlessness or depression of spirits. Mr. TOWERS'S Tonic Pills ( without acting as a direct purgative), gently relax the bowels, remove obstructions, and cor- rect redundant acidity. They dccidedly strengthen the stomach, assist the digestive powers, and promote a due and regular secretion of the bile. They are pre- pared only by the sole Proprietor, Warner- street, Lon- don, and sold in boxes at 2s. 9d. 4s. Gd. aud Us.; and also by Messrs. Browne and Mares, Maidstone ; Sprange. Tunbridge Wells; Elliott, Ashford; HambrOok, Folke- stone; Ledger, Dover; Wildash, Rochester; Wither- edge, Chatham; Palmer, East Grinstead, Sec. See. ; and by all the Wholesale Medicine Venders in London. Commitments to the County Gaol, since our last :— Edward Mackannister alius Williams, charged with stealing at Chatham, a muslin gown, the property of Jane Dunster.— John Cushworth and William Baker, charged with breaking open an outhouse at Loose, and stealing a basket and a quantity of apples, the property of Mr. Thomas Charlton,— Thomas Wibley, charged with stealing at, Lamberhurst, a quantity of hop- dust, the property of John Sharp.- Ann Tonneck, charged with stealings at Deptford, two books, the property ot Charles Liddle.— Eleanor Brown, charged with stealing at Deptford, two handkerchiefs, the properly of Lewis Elias — Robert Newman, charged with stealing at Speld- hurst, five bridles, five pair of girths, and other articles, the property of Thomas Wightwick,— Margaret Doran and Maria Alpin, charged with stealing at Greenwich, a five pound Bank of England note, the p- operty of Thomas Lloyd.— Aaron Arnold, charged with breaking open the dwelling- house of J. Withers, at Edenbridge, and stealing several sums of money, the property of J. and T. Withers.— Ann Riley, charged with stealing at Greenwich, a silk purse, a £ 20 Bank of England note, a £ 2 ditto, and a guinea, the property of E. Mainwaring, Samuel Bland, charged with receiving a £ 20 Bank of England note from Ann Riley, knowing it to have been stolen. PRICE OF LEATHER. Ilntts, 50 to 5<> lbs each per lb Ditto 56 to fiClbs Merchants' Backs Dressing Hides Fine Coach Hides Crop Hides, 35 to 40lbs. for cutting. Ditto 45 to 50lbs Calfskins 30 to 401bs Ditto 50 to 701bs Ditto 70 to 801 bs Small Seals ( Greenland) , Large ditto per dozen 21d to 23d 25d to 27d — d to — d ....... 16| dtol7id 17{ d toio'd 17( 1 to 19.1 19dto 21| d 17d to 19( 1 23d to 27d 22d to 2Gd 2Gd to 27d ;. 70sto 90s Best Heifers and Steers, per St.— 2s 8d to 3s Od Middlings2s 4d to 2s 6d RAW HIDES. Ordinary 2s Od to 2s 2d Eng. Horse 9s. Cd to — s. Market Calf each 7s C3 PRICES OF HAY AND STRAW. St. James's. Hay • •. .4/ Oj Od to 5/ !> t Od— Average, 41 12? 6, i Straw.... 11 13s Od to 21 5s Od— Average, U 19j od Wliitechapel. Clover ,.. Gl Os Od to 7/ Os Od— Average 01 IDs 0d Hay ... 4/ 16.? Od to 51 16s Od— Average', 51 6s Od Strav ,... 11 18s Od to 21 2s Od - Aveiage, 21 Os Od Smithfietd. Hay ... 4/ 4s Od to 51 5s Od— Average, 11 14? erf In & New31 Os Od to < tl Os Od— Average, 31 10s 0< 1 Straw ... 11 16s Od to 21 2s Od— Average, 11 19s 0,1 Clover ..!.! 5s Orf to 61 6.? Od— Average, 51 JS » Od Inferior. .31 10s Od to 41 10 » Od— Average, 41 Os 3d PRICE OF RAW EAT per stone of 81b. St. James's Market 3sl< ld I Clare... Whitecliapel 3s Od ] Newgate... Average.. 9 hi. 3sI0d 3s 9d PRICE OF TALLOW, SOAP, & c. per 1121b d. Town Tallow... 66 0 Yellow Russia 66 0 White ditto 64 0 Soap ditto 64 0 Melting. Stuff .. 56 0 Ditto Rough .. 40 0 d. — o — 0 — 0 — 0 — 0 — 0 ' s. d. Y ellow Soap .. .... 1) 6 0 Mottled ... 104 0 Curd. Graves ..... 18 0 Good Dregs 7 0 Price of Candles from Tallow Chandlers Hall, perdoz. lis. Od.— Moulds 12s. Gd. Sixpence per dozen allowed for ready money. Bank Stock Navy 5 per Ct. 107 j 4 per Cent. 3 per Cent. Red. 3 per Ct. Cons. 81 f PRICE OF STOCKS. B. L. A. India BentK 88 30 pr, ExC., Bills 3d 22 pr. Cons, tor A ret. Sl£
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