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Printer / Publisher: William Eddowes 
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The Salopian Journal

Shropshire Newspaper - With News from Herefordshire and Wales
Date of Article: 17/04/1822
Printer / Publisher: William Eddowes 
Address: Corn-Market, Shrewsbury
Volume Number:     Issue Number: 1472
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PRINTED BY WILLIAM EDDOWES, Vol. 29.] N°" 1472. Wednesday, y ' UTwSL'-^ CORN MARKET. SHREWSBURY; April 17, 1823. JFVtei? Sevenpence. This Paver is circulated in the most expeditious Manner through the adjoining Counties of ENGLAND and WALF. S.— Advertisements not exceeding ten Lines, inserted at Six Shillings each LUDLOW. MAY FAIR. FARMERS, Graziers, and the Public at large, arc refriertfully informed lhat a FAIR will he held at LUDLOW on Wednesday, the First Dav of May next, for the Hiring of Servants, and the Salt* of Cattle, Sheep, Horses, Pigs, aud all Kinds of Merchandise.— To lie continued Annually. ( Cj" This Fair will be Toll. Free fur Cattle, Sheep, Hoist's, Pigs, & e. & c. Ludlaw, 26th March, 1822. FARM, at CHURCH PREEJY. TO BE LET, j And entered upon immediately, I AVery compact Tithe- Free FARM, within n Ring Fence, Willi capital Farm House and Buildings thereon, containing 290 Acres, situate at CHURCH PREEN, in the County ofSalop, in the Occupatiou of Mr. Thomas Wilcox. For Particulars enquire nf MNTHOMASPAHTBIDGI;, of Preeu aforesaid; or Messrs. DUKES aud SALT, Shrewsbury. MONTGOMER YSiHRE RATES OF CARRIAGE. NOTICE is hereby given, that the Magistrates for tiie County of Montgomery will, at the next General Quarter Sessions of the Peace, to he holden in the Guildhall at Montgomery, in and for the said County, on Thursday, the 18th Day of April Instant, fix the Rates of Carriage of Goods and Parcels brought to any Place within the said County of Montgomery by any Coach or Waggon, or such like Carriage ; where all Persons interested therein are requested to attend, in Order to suggest such Alterations in the Old Rates as may seem expedient; And NOTICE is hereby further given, that the Penalties for taking a greater Sum for the Carriage ofany Goods or Parcels than what shall he then allowed, will be from thenceforth strictly enforced. CIIAS. JONES, j Clerk of the Peace for the County of Montgomery. • Machynlleth, 5th April, 1822. MONTGOMERYSHIRE. N Tolls lo he Let. OTICE is hereby ^ iven, that the Residence, near Shrewsbury. TO BE LET, \ MOST desirable RESIDENCE, in J- B- the Environs of SHREWSBURY, on the South S^ ide, for the Reception of a genteel Family, with three Sitting Rooms, the largest 20 Feet by IS Feet, ® large Kitchen, with Housekeeper's Room, a good Cellar, wilh Wine Binns, uine Lodging Rooms, enclosed Court Yard, wilh lirewhouse, and Pump of good Water, an excellent Carden with choice Fruit Tu'rnpika'Roads, fpr Payment of Hie Rents agi r ' * ' r: niK. 1, Prnnortiotis as Trees; with Stnble, Coacli- House, and Piggery.— Tbe House stand, ou no Eminence, surrounded witb about Twelve Acres of rich Pasture Land. For Particulars apply lo Mr. SMITH, Dogpole. COUNTRY RESIDENCE. TO BE LET, AND ENTERED UPON TIIE FIRST OF JUNE, ALL that capital Family Residence, called DORRINGTON HOUSE, in the Parish of Condover, in the County of Salop, containing au Entrance Hall, Dining Room, Drawing Room, and j Breakfast Parlour, 7 hest Bed Rooms, together with ; • Servants' Apartments, and every requisite Office, • complete; with Coach House, Granary, and Stabling for six Horses, Saddle nnd Harness Rooms, Cow- Ties, & c.; an excellent Garden in the best Con- j dition, aud from Ten to Twelve Acres of Land, or more if required. Dorrington House is distant abont Miles from ^ Shrewsbury, on the Ludlow Road. The House is situated on an Eminence, commanding a beautiful j and extensive View of the Stretton Hills. An eligible Tenant may be accommodated with the Whole or any Part of the Furniture, which is entirely new and fashionable, at a Valuation, if applied for on ov before the 1st of May. Should the Furniture be approved of, the Premises may be entered upon immediately. For further Particulars apply to Mr. W. C. CURTIS, of Dorrington; or to Mr. C. HULBERT, Auctioneer and General Agent, Shrewsbury. DESIRABLE RESIDENCE. THE GRANGE, NEAR. ILI. ESMERE, IN TIIE COUNTY OF SAI. OP. TO BE LET, And entered upon on the 12th of Ma;/ next, A LL that modern- built MANSION JiL HOUSE, called THE GRANGE ; consisting, on the Ground Floor, besides Kitchen, Servants' Hall, aud Housekeeper's Room, of Drawing and Dining Rooms ( 24 I'ect by 18 each), Library ( 17 by 1 « ), nnd • mall Parlour ( 17 by 12); 4 Bed Rooms on the first Floor, wilh Dressing Rooms to two of them ; nnd 2 good Bed Chambers ou the second Floor, uud Servants' Rooms. Together with aliont 22 Acrcsof excellent Meadow and Pasture LAND. N. B. The Outhouses a, re very complete nnd con- venient, and there arc » good Garden ond Hothouse attached. The Premises may be viewed, with the Per- in'itsion of tbe present Tenant, General Despnrd ; aud further Particulars may be had on Application IOGEORCSKEXYO. N, Esq. Wrexham. SPECTRE WILL COVER, at STEPLETON, near Presteign, at Ten Guineas a Mare, aud Half a Guinea to the Groom. Ile was got by Phantom, his Dam Fillikins by Gouty, Grand- dam by King Fergus, Great Grand- dam by Herod out of an own Sister to Stork and Vision by Blank— Grasshopper— Sir M. Newton's Arabian— Garnet— Bay Lusty Mare.. A Reference to Spectre's Performances in the Racing Calendar for the Years 1818, 10, and 20, will shew him to have been the best Ilorse of his D « y. Every Accommodation and Convenience for Mares — those with Foals Eight Shillings per Week for Hay and Grass; those without Foals Seven Shillings per Week ; Corn at the Market Price. N. B. STEPLETON is 1 Mile from Presteign, 13 from Leominster, 13 from Ludlow,*^ from Hereford, 36 from Worcester, and 36 from Shrewsbury. several Toll Gates hereinafter mentioned, namely, Pool Church Gate, Tyddyn Bar, Croes Pluan Gate, and Llanymynech and New Bridge Gates, w ill be LET BY AUCTION, to the best Bidder, in the Town Hall, in the Town of Pool, in the said County, on Friday, the 19th Dayof April next, precisely at thc Hour of Eleven in the Forenoon, pursuant to the Directions of an Act of Parliament lately made and passed, relating to the several Turnpike Roads in the said County, which said Tolls produced the last ^ ear, the Sum of. £ 452, above the Expenses of collecting the same. Whoever happens to be the best Bidder, must at the same Time give Security, with sufficient Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the Trustees of the Turnpike Roads, for Payment of the Rents agreed for, at sucb Times, and in such Proportions as the said Trustees shall appoint. And NOTICE is liereby also given, that the said ^ ales bp auction. Capital Farming Stock, Implements of Husbandry, Brewing if Dairy Vessels, and Furniture. BY GEO. SMOUT, On the Premises, at VARCHOF. L, near Guilsfield, in the Countv of Montgomery, on Friday and Saturday, the 19th and 20th Days of Apiil, 1822 ; AI. L thetruly valuable LIVE STOCK, IMPLEMENTS of Husbandry, Brewing and Dairy Utensils, with Part of the FURNITURE, I belonging to Mr. SIMON PUGII, who quits his Farm : j consisting of 12 choice Cows calved and in- calf, three- years old Bull, 2 three- years old Bullocks, 8 j two- years old Cattle, 6 yearling Ditto; 5 useful i Waggon Horses and Mares, with Gearing complete for Ditto, 1 two- years old Colt of the Waggon Kind, j 2 two- years old Colts ofthe Hack Kind ; 3 Sows in- j pig, 11 Store Pigs, 2 Brawns, 2 Road Waggons, 1 I Harvest Ditto, 3 broad- wheel Tumbrels, 3 Pair of j large Harrows, 1 Pair of small Ditto, 2 single- wheel Ploughs, 1 Hand Ditto, Stone Stack Frames, Ground ! Car, with other small Implements of Husbandry; j the Whole of the Brewing and Dairy Vessel*; and ; Part of the Furniture. | The Auctioneer begs Leave to observe, that tbe j Cows arc most extraordinary Milkers, and of good ! Note for the Dairy ; the yoitng Cattle are very use- i ful ; the Waggon Horses are capital Workers; the ! Implements are in a good State; and tbe Utensils and Furniture are deserving of Attention. The Sale will commence ea< ih Morning precisely at 11 o'Clock ; the Live Stock and Implements will be Sold the First Day. Stafford Gallery Complete. This Day are published, in Four handsome Volumes, Atlas Quarto, price £ 35. 14s. iu extra Boards, Proof Impressions, on India Paper, Colombier Folio, price £ 71. 8s. in extra Boards, or finely coloured and mounted, price £ 178.10s. elegantly bound in Russia; IENGRAVINGS of the MOST J NOBLE the MARQUIS of STAFFORD'S COLLECTION of PICTURES nt CI. EVBI. AND HOUSE, LONDON, arranged according to Schools, and io Chro- nological Order; with Remarks 011 ench Picture. By WILLIAM YOUNG OTTLEY, ESQ. F. S. A. The executive part under the Management of PEL- TRO WILLIAM TOM KINS, ESQ. Historical En. graver to her late Majesty, Queen Churlotte. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Reed, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster Row ; T. Cadeil, Strand ; uud P. W. Tortikins, New Bond Street. *** Thi « Collection comprises Two Hundred nnd Ninety- one Pictures, engraved with tbe permission of ihe noble Proprietor by our first Artists in their liiost finished style. The Copper Plates having heen destroyed, in com- pliance leith a lale Act of Parliament, the IVork can never be reprinted, and must become scarce. Testimonial Letters as to tbe superior merit of this Work have been received from the late and present President ofthe Royal Academy, nnd several of tli6 most distinguished Academicians. GREAT SALE. Trustees will, at the Time ami PTace aforesaid, pro- eeed to elect new or additional Trustees in the Room of such as are deceased, or who have resigned or decline acting ; and that at the Hour of Three in the Afternoon, the said Meeting will be adjourned. RICHARD GRIFFITH ES, Clerk to the said Trustees. Welsh Pool^ Slh March, 1822. TOWING- PATH TOLLS TO BE LET. NOTICE is hereby given, that the TOLLS arising on the Severn Tovving- Path, between Bewdley- Bridge and a Place called the Meadow Wharf, at Coalhrookdale, in the County of Salop, WILL BE LET to the best Bidder, either together or in threo Lots, namely ; those between Bewdley- Bridge and Bridgnorth- Bridge, in one Lot; those between Bridgnorth- Bridge and the Mile- post next above the Wood- Bridge, near Coalport, in another Lot; and the Residue in a third Lot; for one or three Years, as shall be agreed upon, on Friday the nineteenth Day of April next, at the Tontine Inn, near the Iron- Bridge, in the County of Salop, between the Hours of 3 and 4 iu the Afternoon. Whoever happens to be the best Bidder or Bidders, must at the same Time give Security with sufficient Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the Trustees of the said Towing- Path, for Payment of the Rent agreed for, at such Times as they shall direct. These Tolls will, at this Meeting, be reduced front Sixpence to Four- pence per Mile. JOHN PRITCHARD, Clerk to the said Trustees. Broseley, March 26,1822. BY GEO. SMOUT, At the ROCK HOUSE, near Newtown, Montgo- meryshire, on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, the 24th, 25th, and 2Gth Days of April, 1822 ; ALL the most excellent Household GOODS and FURNITURE, CHINA, GLASS LINEN, Brewing and Dairy Vessels and Casks, 2 prime Milch Cows, yearling Heifer, clever Hack Mare, & c. the Property of Mrs. JONES ( who has Let the Rock House). N. B. Catalogues descriptive of each Lot will he prepared Fourteen Days before the Sale, and may be had at the principal Inns in the Neighbourhood; on the Premises of Sale ; and of the Auctioneer, at Abermule, near Newtown. The Sale to commence each Morning at Eleven o'CIock precisely. TURNPIKE TOLLS TO BE LET. ASTOJY FARM, near Oswestry. BY THOMAS JONES, On the Premises at ASTON FARM, in the Parish of Oswestry, and County of Salop, ou Monday, the 22d of April, 1822 ; npWENTY capital Cows and Heifers . a. calved and in calf, 2 Barren Cows ; 1 Drnugh Mare in- foal, 1 Colt ( two Years old), 1 handso. nie Pony ( three Years old); 6 strong Store Pigs, 1 Sow and Pigs ; the Property of Mrs. MARGARET FAYEL, who is changing her Residence.— The Sale to begin at 11 o'Clock. Catalogues to be had in the Neighbourhood, and of THE AUCTIONEER, at Knockiu. For preserving the Teeth and Gums. TH E VEGETABLE TOOTH- POWDER has so long been in general use tbat it is Unnecessary to offer any further re- commendation of it. Composed of Vegetables, without tbe admixture of any Mineral or per- uicioua ingredient wbateve, it ris free from the usual objection aginst tbe use of other Denti- frices. Its detersive power is just sufficient to annihilate those destructive particles which ad- here to tbeGums and the Interstices of iheTeeth; healing injuries in the former, and promoting a new Enamel ( where it has been injured or corrod- ed) on tbe latter. It likewise imparts a firmness and healthy redness to the Gums; and if used regularly will preserve the Teeth in a sound stale lo old age. Sold in Boxes, at 2s. 9d. by Butlej's, Chemists, No 4, Cbeapside, London; 20, Waterloo- Place, Edinburgh, and 34, Sackville- St reet, Dublih ; and by W. EDDOWES, Shrewsbury, and the pi in* cipal Perfumeis and Booksellers throughout the tJnited Kingdom. N. B. Purchasers are requested to ask for the VEGETARLE TOOTH POWDER, and to observe the name and address of " Butler, 4, Cheapside," are engraved on the stamp and label attached to each box of his esteemed Dentifrice, to distinguish it from IMITATIONS under similar titles. JlJIt. EDDOJVES, Bookseller, Slirew*: bury, respectfully announces lhat he hast just received from his Correspondent in London, the following Books, connected with TRADE, and MA^ CPACTORHS : 1. MACKENZIE'S ONE THOUSAND . EXPE- RIMENTS IN CHEMISTRY, and THE USEFUL ARTS, with 200 Engravings, price 2Is. 2. THE BOOK OF ONE HUNDRED ENGLISH TRADES, describing their History, Economy, and Operations, with 100 Engravings, 10s. 8d. 3. MORTIMER'S DICTIONARY of COM- MERCE, TRADE, and MANUFACTURES, 28*. THE OLD MASTERS. Original. Works of Hogarth. THE Subscribers to this Work are respectfully apprized that the 24th and con- cluding Number is published this Day. London : Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, Paternoster- row. In presenting to the subscribers this final Number of the ORIGINAL WORKS of HOGARTH, the Proprietors cannot refrain from expressing' their grateful acknowledgments for a Patronage far ex- ceeding their expectations, and which has enabled them fo render their publication much more valuable than had been originally contemplated, or than it could have been made without suck encouragement and support. In addition lo the Collection late the property of Messrs. Boydell, consisting of one hundred and eight subjects, fac- similes have been engraved of severaj curious Plates, not now to be found, and, perhaps, no longer in existence ; and, further to enrich the Work, the Publishers have purchased many very interesting and valuable Plates, thus adding twenty- eight subjects to what constituted the Collection of Messrs. Boydell :— the whole form- ing by far ihe most complete Collection of the Pro- ductions of this great Artist that has ever heen offered to the public. They trust, therefore, that the manner in which they have performed their con- tract with the Subscribers, is such as to entitle them to the public confidence on future occasions. In a few days Complete Copies ofthe Work will be ready for delivery, Price £ 30 in Numbers; or t" 3i). 10s. half- bound in russia. A Great Saving. A Shilling Pot of WARREN's PASTE BLACKING is equal to Fou r Shilling Bottles of Liquid. NOTICE is hereby given, that the TOLLS arising at the Turnpike Gate callcd the MEADOW GATE, near Coal brook dale, and the Gate called the LAWLEY GATE, near Wellington, all in the Couuty of Salop, will be LET BY AUCTION, to the hest Bidder, either together or separate, and for one or three Years, as shall be agreed upon ( to commence the first Day of May next), at the Tontine Inn, near the Iron- Bridge, ou Friday, the nineteenth Day of April next, between the Hours of Four and Five in the Afternoon, in the Manner directed hy the Act passed in the 13th Year of the Reign of iiis late Majesty King George the Third, " For regulating Turnpike Roads." Whoever happens to be the best Bidder or Bidders, must at the same Time give Security, with sufficient Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the said Trustees of the said Turnpike Roads, for Payment of the Rent agreed for, at such Times as they shall direct. JOHN PRITCHARD, Clerk to the said Trustees. Broseley, March 20,1822. Coalbrookdale and Wellington Road TURNPIKE TOLLS TO BB I/ ST, that the JOTIT3R [ 7TLL Cover this Season, thorough- bred Mares at Five Guineas, and other Wares at Three Guineas each, at CRUCKTON MILL, near Shrewsbury. JUHITRK is rising eight Years old, was bred by the f^ arl of Stamford, situe the Property of John Mytton, fDsq, and now belonging to Mr. Pickering. Ile is a . dark Bay, with Bin civ Legs, 16 Hands high, with very grealSuhstarice, fine . Shape, remarkably good Temper, and of tbe First rate iu Point of Speed. JUPITER rs own Brother to Lord Stamford's famous Mare Stella, that won twenty Times, and is now a Brood Mare in his Lordship's Stud. He was got by Sir Oliver— his Dam Scotitla, by Anvil— Queen > 5cota, by Eclipse— Harmony, by King Herod— Rutilla, own Sister to the Dam of High- flyer, by Blank— Regulus—- Sorchecls— Makeless — Christo- pher I/ AICN'S Roval Mare. For Performances, see Racing Calendar, 1817,1818. JUPITER will be at Wenlock every Monday; at Condover every Monday Night, and remain there until Middle- day of Tuesday ; at Rodington every Fiiday; ami at ihe Turf Inn, Shrewsbury, every Saturday aud Fair Day ; the rest of his Time at Home. N. B. The Money to he paid at Midsummer next; otherwise Half- a- GuineA in Addition will be charged for each Mare. Good Gra « for Marm, NOTICE is hereby given, TOLLS arising at the Turnpike Gates called the Coalbrookdale and Arleston Gates, on the ! Turnpike Road leading from Coalhrookdale to Wel- lington, in tbe County ofSalop, will be LET BY AUCTION, to the best Bidder, either together or separate, and for one or three Years, as shall be j agreed upon ( to commence tho first Day of May next), at the Tontine Inn, near the Iron Bridge, on Friday, the 10th Day of April next, betweeu the i Hours of 4 and 5 in the Afternoon, in the Manner i directed by the Act passed iu the 13th Year of the | Reign of his late Majesty King George the Third, j 14 For regulating Turnpike Roads." j Whoever happens to be the best Didder or Bidders, i must at the same Time give Security, with sufficient | Sureties, to the Satisfaction of the said Trustees of | the said Turnpike Roads, for Payment of the Rent j agreed for, al such Times as they shall direct. JOHN PRITCHARD, Clerk to the said Trustees. GREAT SAL55. At Bro'mwith Park, near Oswestry BY THOMAS JONES, On Ihe Premises, on Thursday, the 25th, Fridav, th. 26th, and Saturday, the 27th of April, lfc22 ( wilb. out Reserve); LL the valuable LIVE STOCK, consisting of 65 Head of Cattle, 17 Horses and Colts, 66 Pigs; together with all the IMPLEMENTS in Husbandry, Brewing and Dairy Utensils, House- hold FURNITURE, kc. & c. belonging to Mr. THOS. HOPKINS, of BROMWITH PARK, in the Parish of Oswestry, and County ofSalop, who is retiring from Business.— Particulars in a future Paper. Catalogues will be prepared, and may be had at the principal Inns in the Neighbourhood, and of THE AUCTIONEER, in Knockin. AT PEFLOW, In the Parish of Honjrer, and County ofSalop. BY W. CHURTON, On Monday and Tuesday, the 22d and 23d Days of April, 1822 ( each Day at ten o'Clock): THE entire very valuable DAIRY STOCK, Young Ditto; SHEEP; PIGS; superior and young WAGGON TEAM ( 3 of which are equal in Power and Size for a Road Waggon, Liverpool or Manchester Drays) ; excellent and nu- merous IMPLEMENTS of Husbandry, Dairy and Brewing Vessels ; HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE ; CHINA; GLASS; LINEN ; & c. the Property of Mrs. MARY BLAGG, who is retiring; comprising 93 very choice Dairy Cows and Heifers ( calved and in- calf), 6 Stirks, two- years old Herefordshire, bred Bull, 5 yearling Calves ; 6 very superior nnd young Waggon Horses, a useful Galloway, rising six, yearling Cart Filly, Half- bred Colt ; 20 yearling Ewes ( of the Cross bred Leicester Breed) ; 4 Sows and Pigs, 1 Gilt in- pig, Fat and Stoi c Pigs; 2 narrow- wheeled Waggons, long Cart, 3 Tumbrils. 2 Land Rollers, Wheeled Ploughs, Harrows, and Ox Ditto, 9 Sets of Horse Gears, 8 Dozen of excellent Oak Hurdles, valuable Winnowing Machine, about 50 Sacks ( in Lots), with a numerous Assortment of other Implements; together with all the choice Dairy and Brew ing Vessels, &. c.; all of which are particularised iu Catalogues now distributing, and which may be had upon the Premise*, and from THE AUCTIONEER, Whitchurch. / J/ JR. ED DO IVES, Bookseller, Shrews- bury, respectfully informs the Schools in this Vicinity, that he has just received from London, some Copies of NICHOLSON'S POPULAR COURSE OF PURE AND MIXED MATHEMATICS, a work just published, which is calculated to carry a youth through all the mathematical sciences, pricc 21s. bound. Also, TIIE UNIVERSAL TRAVELLER, consisting of Abstracts of Modern Travels in the Four Quarters of the IVorld, with 100 engravings, pricc 1 Of. 6d. Together with NOEL and LA PLACE'S LEMONS FRANCHISES, a superior collection from the French Classics, price 6s. And the improved Editions of PELH AM'S LONDON PRIMER, price 6d. ; and PEL- HAM'S FIRST CATECHISM, price Qd.; both of them containing cuts of twenty Accidents of Children, with cautions. A new'edition of the TUTOR'S KEY to 18 Books is also on Sale al 6s. 6d.; or either Key separately al Qd. THIS valuable Preparation possesses all the superior qualities of WAR- REN'S, Japan Liquid Blacking, and only requires the addition of Water, that it would be superfluous for the Proprietor to say any thing in its praise— the superior quality of WARREN'S Blacking being so justly acknowledged bv a discerning Pub- lic. THE VAMPYRE; OR, SPECTRE OF GUINEA ! AS INCIDENT AT SURINAM. This Day is published, in One Volume, Atlas Quarto, price £ 12.12 « . iu extra Boards, Proof Impressions, ou India Paper, Colombier Folio, price £ 25.4s. in extra Hoards ; or exquisitely Coloured, iu Imitation of the Original Pictures, price £ 151. 4s. elegantly bound in Russia; THE BRITISH GALLERY of PICTURES, selected from the most admired productions of the OLD MASTERS, in Great Bri- tain; accompanied with Descriptions, Historical and Critical. By the lale HENRY TRESHAM, R. A. Professor of Painting in the Royal Academy, antl WILLIAM YOUNG OTTLEY, Esq. F. S. A. Thc Executive Part under the management of PEITRO WILLIAM TOMKINS, Esq. Historical Engraver to ller late Majesty, Queen Charlotte. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster Row; T. Cadell, Strand; and P. VV. Tomkins, New Bond Street. This unique and interesting volume contains TWENTY- FIVE HIGHLY FINISHED EXGRAVINCS of thfl most admired productions of the OLD MASTERS, care- fully selected from the collections of noblemen and gentlemen in the United Kingdom. The late Sir Benjamin West speaks of this Work, as being one which will he honoured and admired hy subsequent ages. The present President of the Roynl Academy thinks the colouring of the plates is as closo an imitation of the originals, as is capable of being produced ; and several distinguished Royal Acade- micians have testified that, they cannot suppose there can he two opinions on ihe merits of the plates, both in regard to the engraving and colouring, and that they are certainly most exquisitely fiuished, aud unique. The Copper Plates of this Work have been de- stroyed, agreeably to a late Act of Parliament ; and as ihere aid very few complete sets existing, the work must become scarce, and increase in value. Broseley, March 26,1822. DR. JAMES'S POWDER, S acknowledged to be the greatest Dis- ivery in Medicine during the last Century, lu Cases of Fever it will often efiVct a Cure in a few Flours, especially when fieelv given and at r be Outset o'f the Disease. It is administered v ith equal Success in all Attacks of Measles., St. Anthony's Fiie, Sore Throat, Pleurisy and Rheumat ism ; but as Colds and Catarrhs partake more or less of inflammatory Symptoms, this Powder is peculiarly efficacious in cutting short their'Duration ; which, however, harmless they may be thought, often terminate in Pulmonary Affections, the fatal Consequences of which are but too well known. As an Alterative in Chronic Diseases, it is an admirable Remedy. The genuine Dr. James's Powder is sold by Messrs. Newbery, at the Original Warehouse, No. 45, in St. Paul's Church- Yard, with full Directions for its Use; bv W. EDDOWES, Shrewsbury, and by their Agents thronshout the Kingdom ; but Purchasers will p- articulaily observe the Name ". F. Newberyin Mve. Black Stamp on each Bottle and Packet. For Worms, Fits, Pains Stomach, fye. the "^ yORMS are the cause of many in- rnal afflictions, which vavy so much in their effects tbat they may be mistaken by the most eminent physician, and prove equally fatal to the constitutions of adults and r bildien; though the latter more extensively suffer from their de- structive ravages. Their inoie usual symptom* are FITS, PAIN IN THE STOMACH, SIDF, AND HEAD, LOSS OF APPETITE, AND PALE, LAN GU ID, AND EMACIATED APPEARANCE IN THE PATIENT. Tbe extraoi dinai v efficacy nf CH ING's PATENT WORM LOZENGES in all snch com- plaints, as well as in obstructions in the bowels, and every disorder where opening or cleansing physic is required, is so universally known, aud has been publicly acknowledged by so many per- sons of distinction and rank in society, that it is unnecessary here lo enlarge on their peculiar virtues. Sold in Boxes at ls. ij. il. and 2s. 9 I. by Butler's, Chemist's, 4, Cheapside, London ; 20, Waterloo. Place, Edinburgh, and 34, Sackville- Street, Dub- lin; by W. EDDOWES, Shrewsbury, and the principal Medicine Venders throughout thc Unit- ed Kingdom; Stomachic Apcricnl Pills, I Prepared from a P < seription of the late Sir RICHARD ; JEBB, M. D. and Physician Extraordinary to the 1 King. rg^ riESE very justly celebrated PILLS J » L have experienced, through private Recom- mendation nnd Use, during a very long Period, the flattering Commendation of Families of the first Distinction, as a Medicine superior to all others in removing Complaints of the Stomach, arising from Bile, Indigestion, Flatulency, and habitual Costive- j ness.— The beneficial Effects produced in all Cases for Which tlv. ey are here recommended, renders them worthy the Notice ofthe Public, and to Travellers in particular, to who. se Attention they are strongly pointed out as the most portable, safe, and mild Aperient Medicine that can possibly be made use of. These Pills are extremely well calculated for those Habits of Body, that are subject to be Costive, as a continued Use of them does not injure but invigorates the Constitution, and will be found to possess those Qualities that will remove a long Series of Diseases resulting from a confined State of the Bowels, strengthen Digestion, create Appetite, and be of distinguished Excellence in removing Giddiness, Headaches,& c. occasioned by the Bile in ihe Stomach, nr the ill Effects arising from impure or too great a Quantity of Wine, Spirits, or Malt Liquor. Persons of the mo* t delicate Constitution may take them with Safety iu all Seasons of the Year; nd in all Cases of Obstruction arising from Cold or other Causes, where an opening Medicine is wanted, they will be found the best cordial Stimulant iu Use. Prepared aud sold Wholesale and Retail, in Boxes at Is. ( id. and 3s. ( id. each Box, by W. R1DGWAY, Druggist, Market Drayton.— Sold Retail by Mi. HUMPHREYS, Shrewsbury; Bradbury, Wellington; Parker, Whitchurch ; Stevens, Newport ; Painter, Wrexham; Baugh, EUesmere; Morgan, Stafford; and by Poole and Harding,' Chester. At Surinam lately, by languor opprest, A Traveller sought tlie oblivion of rest; While it ehane'd in the room that conspicuously plac'd, Stood his Boots, by the Blacking transcendantly grae'd. ' Twas then that a native attendant withdrew Aghast,— for a form iu the Jet met his view,— " The Vampyre!" in accents of horror he cried4— " The Vampyre!" the terrified Inmates replied ; u The Spectre of Guinea, of dreadful pursuits, 44 Now flits, to and fro, in the Traveller's Boots!" Behold from the Jet then, this gaunt monster go, And fixing its fangs on the stranger's great toe, Suck his blood and disgorge, yet inflicting 110 pain, Suck his blood and disgorge still again and again ; Its wings o'er its victim while fanning they keep, Securing a slumber protracted and deep !—* " Now rouse him from stupor I" a friendly voice cries, 44 The Vampyre his blood else will drain till he dies!" A shout then was rais'd, and deserting its prev j It wing'd thence, the monster, its ominous way ! 1 Now starting from sleep as the Traveller stood, I Pale, ghastly, exhausted, and crimson'd with blood ; j He sought explanation, though speech was denied— " The Vampyre! the Vampyre!" each spectator cried. Unknown, unmolested, the Vampyre had kept Its seat,— and the Traveller eternally slept, Unless like a mirror the bright Boot had serv'd, And timeously thus his existence preserved ! Since then Surinam is most forward in backing The Vampyre detector in WARREN'S Jet Blacking * This monstrous Indian Bat, or Vampyre, or Spectre of Guinea, also called the Flying Dog of New Spain, and by the Spaniards Perrovolador* makes its attack exactly in the manner here described. rjpMIS pay is published in 4to. Price JL 9s. illustrated by Cuts and Copper- Plates, Number I. df A UNIVERSAL Technological Dictionary; OR FAMILIAR EXPLANATION OP THE TERMS t'SED IN ALL ARTS & SCIENCES; Containing Definitions drawn from Original Writers; BY GEORGE CRABB, A. M. Author of " English Synonyuies Explained." The UNIVERSAL TECHNOLOGICAL DICTIONARY wi!! be comprised in Two Quarto Volumes, and printed I in a Manuer uniform with Dr. Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language, to which it may be con- sidered as an essential Companion. It will consist of Eleven or Twelve Parts, at 9s. each, to be published monthly. The Printing id already so far advanced, that its regular Publication and Completion at the Time proposed can be con* fidently promised. London : Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, nnd Joy ; of whom a more detailed Prospectus of the Work may be procured. DR. STEERS'SOPODELDOC, IS acknowledged superior to all other external Applications for the Cure of Sprains, Bruises, Rheumatism, Cramp, Chilblains, & c. Fi r Chilblains it should be dissolved and applied oil their first Appearance, to prevent their breaking. Spurious Imitations of this excellent Remedy, by Persons who even make Use of Dr. Steers's Na « ne4 are in Circulation throughout tbe Country : Pur- chasers must therefore be very particular in ask- ing for Dr. Steers' 1 s Opodeldoc, prepared by F. NEWBERY and SONS, and carefully to observe the Name 41 F. NEWBERY" engraved it! the Black Stamp on each Bottle. Price 2s. 9d. Sold by F NEWBERY & Sons, nt the original Warehouse for Dr. J AMKs' 8 Powder, 45, St. Paul's, Loudon; of W. EODOWES, Shrewsbury; aud all respectable Venders of Medicines throughout the Con ntry. PLOUGHMAN'S DROPS. This Easy Shining and Brilliant Blacking, PREPARED BY si/^ // ix^ uyrt, 30, STRAND, LONDON; AND SOLD AT Shreicsbury, by EDIHHVES,. Drayton,... RIDCWAY. TEN GUINEAS REWARD. TO PRINTERS, ENGRAVERS, See.— Whereas it has been discovered that certain Persons are in the habit of Printing and Vending Labels, being Copies or Imitations of those affixed to the Bottles containing the GENUINE BLACKING prepared by DAY and MARTIN, thereby enabling unprincipled Dealers to impose on their Customers a bad and injurious Article: We hereby offer a Reward of Ten Guineas to any Person who shall give such Information as will lead to the Conviction of any one guilty of these illegal Practices. DAY AND MARTIN, Feb. lS22i 97, Hig h Hoi born. ROGERS & Co. BRATTON, STATUAM, DRURY, MORGAN and ASTERLEY, JONES, DAVIES, NEVETT, HUMPHREYS. KYNASTON, EDWARDS. fFew, Oswcstrtfy.. Ellesmere,.. BAUGII, FURMSTOX W etshpool, EVANS, OWEN, JONES, - GRIFFITHS. CLIVELY. I! en look Hodnet, PACE, HUGHES. Newport... JONES, LOWF. Shiffna',.... HARDING. Wellington, HOULSTON & SMITH. Ironbridgc GLAZED ROOK. Bangor*. .. HUGHES, 1 GRIFFITH. Bala, DAVIES. Carnarvon, OWEN, WILLIAMS. Dolgelly, WI LLI AMS IC SON Holyhead,.. JONES, — RICHARDS. St. A sap hy OWEN DBERGELUY.. DAVIES. AMLWCH,... ROBERTS. Conway,.... ROBERTS. BarmouthGRIFFITHS. Beaumaris, ALLEN. And by most Boot- makers, Grocers, Ironmongers, Brush- makers, Perfumers, in every Town in the Kingdom, In Pots, 6d. 12d » and 18d. each* N. B. The Japan Liquid Blacking con- tinues to be prepared by ROBERT WARREN, In Bottles 6d. i£ d. and 18d. each. Ask for H'ARRKNy$ Blacking. To Dr. SMITH, Upton Magna. SIR, Shrewsbury, Feb. 10, 1821. OME time since, during the winter season, 1 bad tbe misfortune to have a / all, by which I '• eceived a wound in my right leg; > ha wound did not appear at first to he of much < 011. seqocnee, but finning that its appearance became alarming. I placed myself under the rare of a medical gentleman, of Shrewsbury. His efforts proving ineffectual, I applied to another of tlie Shrewsbury faculty, and subsequently to four others, nil of whom were reputed for their poweia in the healing art; but rather than my wohml being cured, it relipsed into a most frightful ulceration, rendered still more afflictive and dis- tressing by the apparent necessity of my leg being taken off. Having thus obtained all the advue that money could purchase, anil also laken a in<>> t incredible quantity of physic, froth which 1 t'id not derive the smallest portion of benefit, I was about to commit myself into the bands of the Surgeon, when fortonatelv, 1 wax induced to en- quire after Dr. Smith'' S Ploughman s Drops, and before 1 had taken tbe tiaif of one small bottle the wound began to as « uuje the most healthy ajipcarance 1 continued to tike ibe Drops, tt* the amount of five small bottles, and my leg gradually returned Jo its wonted state of sound* ness, aud has'continued so to the present timej It would be an ungrateful feeling on my part were 1 to withhold my heartfelt testimony to the valu- able properties which these Drops contain, and I am Iherefoie called upon lo avow that 1 consider this one of the finest cures that ever came within my knowledge, and fhall be glad at any time to give my personal attestation to the same. MARY ROGERS. Witness, SAMUF. L WF. AL. These Drops arc to be bad in square BOFLLEC^ wiili these words moulded 00 each, " Mr. Smithes Ploughman" s Drops," ( all others are sourion.-), at £|. 2S. the '. true, antl 11*. tbe small. Duty in- cluded, ai PLOUGHMAN'S M A LI., UNION MAGM- J near Shrew shiny ; ALSO of W. EODOWES, UNIT Waidson, Shrewsbury ; Cap* EY, Wellington ; Yeates, S&' t Warehouse, Iron B. i lge; Partridge, Bridgnorth ; Griffiths, l. udlow: vVaid. sou, Welsh- pool; Price, Oswe> try; - f'a EHesmere; Jones, Parker, Whit chut EH; Procter, Drayton; Silvi*. ter, Newport; I lot tries, NO 1, R « » yal Exchaugf, London; AUD all olbtr M^ DII'INU Vender*. LONDON— SATURDAY. RUSSIA AND TURKEY. Nothing certain is yet known as to the rejection tl'.:: Russian ultimatum.—- The accounts by the German and Flanders mails continue lo repeat the rejection of the Russian proposition by the Divan, on the - 28th of February. On the other hand the Austrian Observer, which is the official paper of the Cabinet of Vienna, is wholly silent on the subject. The Journal des Debats, Paris Paper of Sunday last, in an article dated Nurcmburg, March SI, gives an account of the state of the negociations between Russia and the Porte, anterior to the hostile note, which is said to have been delivered by the Reis Effendi to the Foreign Ministers on the 28th of February. According to this statement, the principal diffi- culty was the evacuation of Moldavia. The Porte appear, eti at last disposed to make the Turkish troops fall back behind the Danube, but only on condition that Russia should withdraw her army from the Russian frontiers, and in general put a Stop to her warlike preparations. The Porte also persisted in the appointment of Caimacans to the Government of Wallachia and Moldavia, who, though Greeks, are mere instruments of the Turk- ish Commanders. But the most difficult point was how to find ways and means for indemnifying . , Russia for the extraordinary expenses which she | Katherine Sophia has incurred by maintaining, during six months, j ' rr""' in her frontier provinces, an army of 150,000 men. j " Such ( says the Nuremburg article) was the | situation of affairs before the - 28th of February. That day Turkey threw down the gauntlet, and it j remains. to be seen whether Russia will take it up. I The non reception of the Turkish Note at Vienna j seems to be a step taken for the purpose of declaring that Russia is unacquainted with it, either because the European Powers wish to make one attempt i more for peace, or because they are desirous of obtaining time to conclude a convention respecting the measures to be adopted in common against Turkey." ' A letter from the banks of the Danube, dated March 25r says—" The Turkish grand army, which has been for a long time past assembled at Adria- nople and Constantinople, is in full march for the Danube. A strong division of Jannisaries forms part of it. It is accompanied by a numerous tra n ef artillery. Many European, and particularly English officers, are serving with it." Letters from the banks of the Dwina announce that the Russian troops are also putting themselves in motion. In the course of a few days five regi- ments of cavalry have arrived at Riga, and large convoys of ammunition are on their way to Odessa. Hostilities will commence as soon as the roads shall be passable.— Conslitutionr. el. F The Prince of Canino ( Lucien Bonaparte), who j was at Brussels on affairs connected with the j marriage of his son, has, at the demand of a neigh- bouring power, been ordered to quit that city. ) The Glasgow Sentinel says, " It is currently ; reported in town this morning, that the Earl of j Rosslyn, one of the seconds in the late duel, has heen apprehended in Edinburgh.""— Another Glas- gow paper says—" We hear that some great . characters in Edinburgh were on Saturday bound j over to keep the peace. The Opposition Leader, and the Bard who tells * the tales of other times,' ! are mentioned as the parties." The papers received this morning from IRELAND | present a more favourable view of the state of that | kingdom. The long list of outrages has disap- peared from their columns, and the peasantry , evince a disposition to resume their former peaceful habits.;— At tbe Clonmel Assizes, twelve prisoners received sentence of death. At the Assizes for Cork, two men were found guilty of the atrocious outrage on the women of the rifle brigade near Kildorrery. THE KING V. MURRAY AND OTHERS.— This cause came on to- day in the Court of King's B^ ncb, before the Chief Justice and a special jui y. It was an indictment against Charles Murray, Gent. Sir J. Sewell, Knt. L.' Clarke, Esq. and J. B. Sharp, Gent, the Secretary, Treasurer, and Members of tbe Com- mittee of the " CONSTITUTIONAL ASSOCIATION," in which capacity tbe indictment charged them with conspiracy and extortion, and with administering unlawful oaths, & c.— Tbe prosecution was conducted by Mr. Scarlett, Mr. penman, and Mr. Evans; and the defence by Mr. Gnrnev, Mr. Adolphus, and Mr. Tiridall.— The cases of Atkinson tbe bookseller, aud Wardell the publisher of the Statesman, who bad compromised witb Mr. Murray, the solicitor to tbe, Society, to prevent indictments against them, were those npon which t he charges were chiefly grounded. JVlessrs. Dolby and Thelwall were also examined in support of the prosecution.— The evidence for the ; prosecution being gone through, Mr. Gurney was heard at great length for the defence. He contended BIRTH. On Sunday ia? t, in'Park- street, London, the Lady of Sir ' I'. J. Tyiwhilt Jones, Bart, ofa daughter. MARRIED. On the Sth inst. at Great Saling Church, Essex, James Humphreys, Esq. of Lincoln's I mi, to Charlotte Dorothy, sixth daughter of Bartlet Goodrich, Esq. of Saling Grove, in that. county. On ibe 8th inst. John Burke Ricketfs, Esq. sou of the late George C. Rieketts, Esq. of Ashford Mall, in this county, to Isabella, daughter of T. J. Parker, Esq. of Portland Place, London. On Friday hist, at Dnwlish, by tbe Very Rev. the Dean of Exeter, the Rev. George William Curtis, Vicar ofLeominster, to Caroline Georgia;** eldest daughter of tlie Rev. J. D. Perkins, D. l). Chaplain ill Ordinary to bis Majesly. On 1 lie 8th ilist. Mr. William Cooper, saddler, to Miss Mary Janes, both of Ruyton of tbe Eleven Towns. Latelvi at Pedmore, Mr. Hig » s, farmer, of Little Biynslev, Worcestershire, to Miss Ellen G bbs, late of Ashley, Staffordshire. On the9t. ii inst. at Norbury, in ibis county, Mr. Sa utile I Lewis, of The Stitt, to Miss Sankey, of Wbitcott. On the 25th ult. at Condover, Mr. Edward Hill, to Miss Griffiths, both of Dorrington. On ihe 9th inst. at St. Mary's, in this town, Mr. Richaid Davies, organist, Church Stretton, to Sarah, daughter of Mr. Haynes,' maltster, Ludlow. On tbe 28th ult. at Paris, C. F. L. Dupleix, Count de Cardignan, Captain in the 3d Regiment of Dragoon^, Chevalier of the Legion of Honour, to eldest daughter of the lare Charles Trelawney Brereton, forme. ly Colonel of the Coldstream Guards, and of Shotwick Park, Cheshire. DIED. On Sunday, the 7th inst. Roger Mostvn, the infant son of William Owen, Esq. of Woodhouso, in this county. Same day, much . respected, after a lingering and painful Jlliiess, borne with christian patience, Mr. William Smith, of Evelith Bank, near Shiffnal. On Wednesday last, at Biirfoid House, in this county, sincerely and deservedly lamented by ail her friends and acquaintance, Miss Rushout, in the 19th year of her age. On* Thursday last, after a short, illness, of an inflammation in tbe bowels, Charles, fifth sou of Philip Charlton, Esq. of Wythe ford Hall, iu this county, aged 13 years. On Thursday last, Mr. Morris, of Merrington. On Monday " last, aged 57, Mrs. Sayer, wile of Mr. Sayer, mercer, of this town for many years afflicted with tiie rheumatic disorder, which she bore with exemplary patience and Christian fortitude. On the 5th inst. in the 54th year of his age, at Lowestoft, Suffolk, Edward Acton Acton, Esq. of Gatacre Park, iu this county, and formerly a Captain iu the Shropshire Militia. On ihe 28th ult. aged 28, Marv, daughter of Mr. Thomas Norton, of tbe Buffalo's Head Inn, Clun, in this county. On the 30th ult at Cold llatton, in this county, aged 6f>, Mr. William Icke; be was a truly honest ; man, and bad sustained a severe illness of " 27 years with exemplary fortitude. On the 2d inst. Mr. Price Bowen, of the Four Ashes, near Oswestry. Same day, Mr. Evans, of Hauglifoa, IJandisilio. Same day, aged 14, Elizabeth, daughter of Mr. Robert Fregie ton, of Claver> v. On the 29th n't. Jaa es King, Esq. of Stanton Park, Herefordshire, iu the 9! s » year of his age. He was the oldest Magistrate and Deputy Lieutenant in the couuty. HOFTBERY AND MURDER. Mr. Samuel, Wbitehouse, late of West Bromwich, currier, was robbed and murdered on the night of Wednesday week, the 3d inst. on the road leading from the Lightvvoods, near the fourth milestone on the Hales Owen road to Old bury and Dudley.— It appears that the deceased had on that day been shooting in the Lightwoods, in company with a brother- in- law, Mr. Joseph Downing, of Rowley, and that after dining with him at the house of a blacksmith named Fox, iu ihe Beech- lanes, they left together on horseback, ou their return home, about nine o'clock iu the. evening; and that within the space of half an hour, and at the dishmce of little more than half a mile from the cottage of Fox, tbe deceased was found by a lad return'ng from West Bromwich, lying across the road quite iilsensib'e. On being taken up he was cmveyedto the Beech- Tree public house, where he lingered in a state of insensibility until Friday'morn- ing, when he died. On examining the body it was discovered that his death was occasioned by a dread- ful blow oil the back of the head from some heavy weapon, by which the skull was shockingly fractur- ed. It was also ascertained that he had been robbed of several bank notes, bis watcli, chain, and seals, a'ul a leather shot- pouch— A Jury assembled on the day frd'Owing his death, under the direction of Mr. HiiicUliife, Cornier for the county of Salop, and the investigation vvas resumed on Wednesday and Satur- day las?, from which latter day it vvas again adjourned uni. il Saturday next. The depositions of M. r. Down- ing, and of Fox and hi. s son, were received by the Coroner; and the elder Fox is detained on suspicion of being implicated in the dreadful act. The CHESTER ASSIZES, which commenced on Wednesday last, are not expected to terminate before the end of this week.— Not a single case at Nisi Prius had beep, brought forward ou Monday ; and on that night several of the Crown piisoneis had not been tried ; among those already convicted are John Clarke alias John Wilson, a labourer, from Market Drayton, for stealing horse- hair, & c. from the factory of Mr. Georgp Ray, of Drayton, to bp transported for 7 years; William Tongue, aged 40, a carder, from Manchester, for a rape on an'infan? under the age of ten years, to be banged ; John Kettle, aged 35, a merchant's clerk, from Liverpool, for picking pock- ets at Nantwich, to be transported 7 years ( Kettle committed this offence at the time of the last NTant- wich Races, w hen, as our readers will recollect, we detailed the circumstances) ; John Bowden, for steal- ing a pocket book, the property of Mr. Richard Botigbey,. of . Malpas, to be imprisoned 2 years; Samuel A r undo le, for stealing two fiies, mid up- wards of one thousand pounds in Bank of England notes and sovereigns, belonging fo'William Side- botham and Co. at Mottram- iii- Longendale, " vas con- demned ; Thomas Clarke, James Smithy Joseph Challinor, and. Titus Elliott, for littering forged Bank of England notes, were found guilty ; Samuel Ashlei/, aged 5!, a cordwainer, from Ludlow, for cutting off and stealing nine cows' tails, the property of Thomas Hassall, of Newhall, to be imprisoned 2 years; Thtimas Holland: alias Fetton, Thomas Wood, James Bjain, and Joseph Locke it,, were found guilty of breaking open the cheese. room of Mr. Robert Duiton, of Thornton, and. stealing therefrom a large quantity of cheese, and lyillijam Loc/ cett, aged 73, was found guilty of receiving the same, knowing them to have been stolen., WALES. BIRTH. On Monday last, at Powis Castle, Lady Lucy Clive, of a son. MARRIED. On the 30lh ultimo, at. Llanfihangelgene'r- glyn, Cardiganshire, by the Rev. Lewis Evans, James Morice, Esq. of Aberystwith, to Anne, eldest daughter of the late James Watkius, Esq. of Moelcernev, in the said couuty. Ou the 9th" inst. at Denio, Moody Evaus, Esq. formerly of Llangwtn, Denbighshire, but now of London, to Miss Jones, of Bryn Golen, near Pwllheli, Carnarvonshire. On Wednesday last, at Gresford, Mr. William Zackeray, of Burton, to Mary, second daughter of Mr. Price Evans, of The llossett, Denbighshire. DIED. On the Sth instant, after a lingering illness, borne with christian fortitude, Mr. Benjamin Hotcbkiss, of Churcbstoke, Montgomeryshire. On the 26th ultimo, at Montgomery, universally beloved, Mrs, Gough, wife of Mr. Gough, saddler. Lately, aged 21, John, eldest son of Mr. Thomas, schoolmaster, of Newtown. On the 4th instant, George, second son of Mr. S. Edwards, of Great Hem, Forden, Montgomeryshire. C H ESTERCIRC U IT. [ Frow. a Correspondent.] At the ( Sreat Session at Ruthin, which terminated on Thursday, the 5th inst. John Connor, for a high- way robbery, had sentence of death passed on him, and to be executed on Monday last; James Dalway otherwise Thomas Edwards, for stealing a pocket- book and several bank- notes, to be transported for life ; John Smith, for grand larceny, to be transported for 7 years; John C la yes, for grand larceny, to be imprisoned 2 years and kept to hard labour ; Simon { Thomas, fur grand larceny, to be imprisoned 12 ! calendar months and kept to hard labour; Jane j ' Edwards, for stealing a pound- note, to be imprisoned 2 years arid kept to hard labour ; William Fairhurst, ' far g'and larceny, to be imprisoned 6 months and i kept to hard labour; against Samuel Hughes, charged I with cutting and maiming a cow, no true bill was found. The King against Edwards and others, for a misdemeanor in breaking into a vault in the church- yard of Llantisilio, and opening a coffin to search for a will supposed to have been deposited there, and disturbing tbe remains of the late Thomas Jones, of Llantisilio Hall, Esq — The defendants having pleaded guilty, and Mr. Temple, counsel for tbe defendants, having informed the Court that the prosecutor, Major Harrison, bad very handsomely consented not On the criminal side the following prisoners wet ® tried. William Jones, of the parish of Llandidno, yeoman, for sheep- stealing.—- Guilty— Death. Hopes of mercy were held out to him, from tbe recommendation of the Jury, and sentence was respited before the Judges left Carnarvon. Thomas Jones. for taking and carrying away from tbe person of John Price, a farmer, one pro- missory note, of the value of £ 1. Is.— Guilty— Trans- ported 14 years. William David alias Davies, for feloniously utter- ing one forged Bank of England note, value one pound.—- This prisoner was, shortly after he was committed to gaol, liberated upon bail, to appear at. the present Great Sessions, but the Governors of the Bank of England declining to prosecute for uttering one- pound notes, he was discharged for want of prosecution. This Day is published, Price One Shilling, A liETTEH, ADDRESSED To the Medical Profession, In Refutation ofa " STATEMENT" published by Mr. RICE WYNNE, Apothecary, Shrewsbury. TO WHICH 18 AFFIXED, A Copy of Mr. Wynne's " Statement." " If we consider ( he envious man in his delight, it is like reading of the seat of u giant in a Romance; the magnificence of his house consisls in tbe many limbs of men w hom he has slain." STEELE. BY WM. GRIFFITH, Member Of the Royal College of Surgeons, anrl of the Medical Society of St. Thomas and Gm/' s Hospitals; formerly Pupil to Dr. l/ aighton. Professor of Midwifery, and to Sir Astley P. Cooper, Bart. On Saturday next will be published, AN AUTHENTICATED Statement of Facts, IN REPLY TO A Letter addressed, to fhe Medical Profession by Mr. W. GRIFFITH, purporting to be a Refutation of Mr. RICE IVVJ\~ J\~ E'S Statement. BY RICE WYNNE, Apothecary, Shretcsbury. Shrewsbury : Printed by W. EDDOWBS, and to be had of all tbe Booksellers. IN THE PRESS, AND SPEEDILY WILL BE PUBLISHED, Six Weeks in Oswestry; SATIRICAI, With Notes, POEM, Visiting Clergyman this week at t!: e Infirmary, the Rev. Thomas Oswell:— House- Visitors, Richard j Bralton, Esq. and Mr. William Taylor. I At tin- General Annual Meeting of the Subscribers tothe Public' Subscription School on tho National ! System, Sir'Baldwin Leighton, of Luton Park, Bart. was elected President, and the following Gentlemen 1 on the Committee, for the present year:— John i Eaton, Esij, Treasurer, Rev. W. ( i. Rowland, Se- cretary, Rev. .1. B. Blakewav, Col. Uooeb, John Linton, Esq. Itev. G. Moultrie, Rev. Archdeacon Owen, Dr. Parker, and Richard Pliny re, Esq. Additional Subscriber. Mrs. Coleman £ 1 0 0 Commissions signed by fhe Lord Lieutenant of the County of Salop.— Mr. Joseph Reynolds to be Cornet vice Bellis resigned, and Mr. Offley Wakeniiin to be Cornet vice Emery promoted, iu the South Shropshire Regiment of Yeomanry Cavalry.— Commissions dated 1st April, 1822. Sir John Brougliton, Bart, has returned 30 per rent, to his tenants. A similar liberal reduction has been made by R. M. Nonelv, lisq. of Nonely and of Market Drayton, in this county. The Rev. Domville Mascie Taylor, Rector of Moreton Corbet, in this county, lias lowered his tithes 15 per cent. MARKET HERALD, SHREWSBURY. Ill our Market, on Saturday last, tbe price of M ides w as 4.1. per lb — Calf Skins 6d — Tallow i!\ 1. SHREWSBURY: Printed by J. WATTON, and to be had of all the Booksellers. BRIGHT AND WILTON, ( Successors fo Mr. GITTINS,) GRATEFULLYtendev their sincere Thanks to their Friends and the Public, for tbe Patronage they have received since their Com- mencement in Business, nnd respectfully inform them that they have now an extensive Stock of Woollen and Linen Drapery, Hosiery, Gloves, & c. of to press the matter, and that it was his wish only a : the first Quality,— In the West of England they nominal fine should be imposed on then), the Court have personally selected Saxony Superfine Broad accordingly, after observing ou the forbearance of Cloths and Cassiineres of that Quality and Manu- the prosecutor, the great credit due to him for it, and factnre for which their Predecessor vvas so pre- the extreme impropriety ns well as illegality of the eminent ; and in London a choice Assortment of conduct of the defendants, paused a fine of one shilling on each of them. On the Nisi PHIUS side, Hugh Thomai v. Robert Roberts, was an action fur the seduction of the plaintiff's daughter; but the plaintiff having de- clared iu " Case" instead of " Trespass," lie was nonsuited. Wheat ( Old)., lt) Wheat ( New) Barley ( Old) .. Barley( New).. Peas Oats ( Old) Oals ( New).... o^ l o 67 4 H 33 8 j 26 lli 1 > a > 20 <> i ' ol 4j J The Quarter of < M£ ht Win- chesierBush- el 3,0125^ 18. RickUid Williams, Gent. v. John Jones.—' This was an action for the recovery of tbe amount of a bill, for business done by the plaintiff for the de- fendant iri the Court of Exchequer at Westminster ; but the plaintiff not being an attorney of that or any other Court there, was nonsuited.— This vvas by 110 means considered as a popular defence. There was no other cause, nor ever a greater dearth of business generally. At the Wel* h Pool Great Session, on the 22d ultimo, the Judges made the following Order of Court :— It is ordered ( in conformity with the practice lately introduced in His Majesty's Court of Common Pleas of Westminster) that from henceforth 110 order shall be made in any action depending in any of the Courts of Great Sessions, for the Counties of Chester, Montgomery, Denbigh, or Flint, for a delivery of the particulars of the Plaintiff's demand, unless the Defendant or Defendants shall undertake ( in th Fancy Waistcoats of the newest Description, Norwich } Crapes, Lustres, Washing Sarsenets, printed Muslins, and other Articles adapted to tbe approaching Season, which they are offering on the most reason- able Terms. B. and W. in soliciting a Continuance of tbat j Support which they now experience, beg Leave to say, they feel confident that the Quality of their Goods vyill give Satisfaction to the Purchaser, and I that their Prices will be found very moderate. FASHIONABLE MERCERY AND DRAPELLY. Smoke from Steam and other Boilers, Furnaces, fi- c. HIS Majesty's Letters Patent have been granted to Mr. GEORGE STRATTOV for h is Improvements in the Process of consuming Sinoke, effecting also a most important Saving in Fuel, and a1 the same Time ( when applied to Steam Boilers) very greatly increasing the Power of the Engine.— Applications or Letters ( Post. paid) to he addressed to Mr. SETREE, 13, Gray's Inn Square London. * ' FARMING THE POOR. ANY Person desirous of contracting- for _ the Maintenance of the Poor of the Parish of WESTBURY. ill the County of Salop, for one Vear or more, as shall he agreed upon, is requested to meet the Churchwardens and Overseers nf the Poor of the said Parish, in the Vestrv Room, on FRIDAY, the 9th Day of May next, at Eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon. Particulars may he known in the mean Time by applying to SIr. J MEREOITH, Westbury. IVestbury, April 12M, 1822, FARMING THE POOR. ANY Person desirous of Contracting- for the Maintenance ot the Poor ofthe Paris?) of MUCH WENLOCK, in the County of Salop, f„ r one Year, ore requested to meet the Overseers of the said Parish, al the Vestry House there, on Monday, the 29th Day of April Instant, at eleven o'Clock in the Forenoon. The Terms and Conditions may be known in thft mean Time on Application at the'Office of Messrs. COI. LINS and HINTON, iu Much Wenlock. Much Wenlock, 10iA April, 1822. ^ PN 15 CREDITORS of the late Reverend A. BENJAMIN EDWARDES, of FRODFSLEY, are desired to send the Particulars of their Demands, and of the Nature of their Securities ( if any), to Mr. PERRY, Auctioneer, Shrewsbury, or lo Mr. EDYL\ Attorney at La w, Montgomery. On Wednesday evening last, va Sermon was preached at St. Chad's Church, in this town, by the Rev. G. Simeon, of Cambridge, for the benefit of tbe Society for Promoting Christianity among the Jews : the collection amounted to £ 14.14s. GENERAL QUARTER SESSIONS. On Monday last, a very numerous assembly of the Magistrates took place at the Shireball; when the Right Hon. the Earl. of Powis, Lord Lieutenant ofthe Countv, announced that Sir Corbet Cqrbe Bart, had resigned the situation of Chairman of the that there was no proof of any kind of conspiracy to ! General Quarter Sessions; and his Lordship ob- extort money from any of bis Majesty's subjects, or of oppressing them by useless prosecutions, and in j the absence of all proof the Jury must acquit.— Chief Justice Abbott summed up, and concluded at nearly j six o'clock. The Jury retired, and, after a quarter of an hour's consideration, found a verdict of Not Guilty. Mr. Mainvvaring's resignation of the Middlesex I treasurership arose, it is reported, from a deficiency in his accounts to the amount of £ 14,000. He has left the country. I BANKRUPTS, APRIL 13.— John Pickersgill, late of I \ Vood- street, Spitallields, Middlesex, silk inanufac- : turer.—' Thomas Abbotts and Richard Abbotts, of Skinner- sttcet, London, wine- merchants.— Thomas Croston. of Westhoughton, Lancashire, maniifac- : lurcr.— William Davidson and Abraham Garnett, of Liverpool, merchants.— Edward Corbet, of Liver- | pool, common- brewer.— George Loutten, of West j Teignmouth, Devon, rope- maker.— Philip Quirk tbe j younger, late of Liverpool, corn- merchant.—? Mat- ! thew Robinson, of Sebright- place, Hackney- road, j and* of Crown- street, Hoxton- square, Middlesex, j plumber, painter, and glazier,— George Betliam, late j Commander of the East India ship Asia, master- | mariner and merchant— John Pickett, of Caroline- | street, Commercial- road, Middlesex, builder.— Peter ! Peylo Good, of Clapton, Middlesex, and Lloyd's ' Coffee- house, London, insurance- broker and under- j writer. Robert Steel, of Newcastle- upon- Tyne, ship and insurance- broker. POSTSCRIPT, London, Monday flight, Jipril 15. The Earl of Rosslyn, and the Hon. Mr. Douglas, the seconds in the late fatal duel in Scotland, have given bail for their appearance. [ From our Private Correspondent.'| A mail arrived to- day from Constantinople wilh letters to fhe 12th ult. They are not later in date than the advices received by way of Odessa, but, being from better sources, they contain some addi- tional in formation.— Another note vvas presented to the Divan, ou the 10th, by the Austrian, English, nnd French Ambassadors in conjunction, calling on them to order the immediate evacuation of tbe prin- cipalities by the Turkish armies, as the only mode of avoiding hostilities. No answer to this had been returned on the 11 tb, when the letters left Constanti- nople.— What decision might be ultimately taken by the Turkish Cabinet, was held to be matter of consi- derable doubt. Tbey do not admit on their part, as we understand, the violation of any treaties by which the interference of Russia in their affairs can at all be justified. It is believed, at all events, that they will not withdraw the armies unlil the insurrection » : i Moldavia and Wallachia shall have been com- pletely suppressed:-— Bat if is no less clearly ascer- tained that the Turks will not commit the imprudence of commencing hostilities ^ conceiving that they have right on their side, they will assume a defensive position, and leave to Russia the first act of ag- gression. , 3 per Cent. Consols 78 § .— 3^ per Cent. 88f .— 4 per Cents. 94g.~ 5 per Cents. 102^.— Cons, for Account " 78|.— 3 per Cent. Reduced 77 § . SHREWSBURY. WEDNESDAY, ARRIL 17, 1822. The Letter of CLERICUS, including, as he requests, his two former communications ( now pub- lished with his REAL SIGNATURE attached, and which were first published with reference fo the v Agri cultural Report for Herefordshire by T. A. KNIGHT, Esq.'), i « , from its great length, unavoidably post- poned till uext week. served, he was sure this notification would afford matter of great regret to all who knew, and every one in the habit of attending on the Sessions must know, how ably and impartially Sir Corbet liad fulfilled the important duties of that situation for so many years.— Lord Viscount CLIVE then moved, that THOMAS PEMBERTOX, Esq. be requested to take the Chair, which motion was unanimously agreed to. Mr. Pembeiton accordingly took the Chair, and the Court immediately proceeded with" the appeal.". Yesterday, after dinner, Lord Visccint CLIVE, after passing an eloquent eulogium on the eminent services of Sir Corbet Corbet, proposed that the Clerk of the Peace should be directed to convey the Thanks of the Magistracy fo the worthy Baronet, expressive of their grateful acknowledgments for the assiduity, correctness, and legal discrimination with which he had discharged the arduous duties to which lie had devoted himself, aud their great regret at his resignation. The Hon. RTIIOMAS KKNYON seconded the motion. The CHAIRMAN ( Mr. Pemberton) then rose, and having apologised for intruding himself after the Noble Lord and the Hon. Gentleman, said, he could not, as one who had so often bad an opportunity of appreciating the services of their late Chairman, let the occasion pass by without adding bis ( eompara lively unimportant) meed to that of tbe Noble Lord and ihe Hon. Seconder. It was, he believed, in the year 1800, that Sir Corbet first received from them ihe Chair of the Quarter Sessions for this County ; and after an unwearied and almost uninterrupted service of 22 years, lie now, from declining health, resigns the appointment into the hands of those from whom lie derived it. A constant and unwearied gratuitous labour <> 7 so many years in tlie duties of a public office, comprehending in its nature much and important matter, united to an honest, able, and faithful discharge of those duties, is a well- earned claim to the greatest reward that can be bestowed— the thanks and acknowledgments of the public, and particularly of those with w hom he vvas associated in office; and, applying this observation to their late Chairman, lie was certain there was not a Magistrate present whose sentiments would not accord with his own. He rose, not to utter a studied eulogium, which so often bore the semblance of disguise aud flattery ; but when be said that their friend and late Chairman would carry with bim their sincere regret for his loss, and their warmest acknowledgments for his services— that their most cordial wishes for his health and happiness would accompany bim in his retirement— he was certain that he spoke the real and genuine sentiments of every Magistrate present. The motion vvas then unanimously adopted. Lord Viscount CLIVB then moved, that Thomas Pembertou, Esq. be requested to retain the Chair, and that the Hou. Thomas Kenyon be requested to accept the situation of joint Chairman. This motion wa* seconded bv THOMAS WHITMORE, Esq. arid also unanimously agreed lo. At the General Quarter Sessions for the County of Salop, yesterday, Mary Buckley and Hannah BeSford, for picking the pocket of Benjamin Dawes, at Newport, of a pocket- book, containing 4 one- guinea and 4 one- pound notes, vyere sentenced to be imprisoned 1 year.— John Davies, for an assault, to be imprisoned 6 cal. months.— There were no other prisoners for trial, except for common misdemeanors. On Saturday night last, Mr. JohnPeate, butcher, of Brown Heath, near Loppingtou, was stopped and robbed, and afterwards abused, by two men, at the foot of Cross Hill, as he vvas returning from our Market. George Flannigan is committed to our County Gaol, charged with assaulting William Hunt, on the highway in the parish of Hales Owen, and stealing* from him eighteen shillings in silver, CORN EXCHANGE, APRIL 15. We had but a small supply of Wheat fresh in this rooming* and that from Essex and Kent, a very small proportion of which was of fine qualiiy, which description sold rather freely, on as good terms as on this day se'nnight; but we continue without any demand for tbe inferior samples. Barley is Is. per quarter lower than on last Monday, although the arrivals have been but moderate ; but owing to the dull state of the Malt trade, the Maltsters are not disposed to increase their stocks of Barley, even at the present low prices, Oats sold oil a3 good terms as on this day week, . but the trade was far from brisk. In Beans and Peas there was no alteration. Current Price of Grain per Quarter, as under: Wheat* 30s to 55s White Peas 20s lo 22* Barley...... 1,5$ to 22* ) ftttans........ 22s to 25s Malf.. 4Vt to 40s i Oais ......... 23* to 2ts Fine Flcwir, 4Bs to 50 « per sack ; Seconds4us to 45s rS\ MTHT7ELD, APRIL 15. ( To sink the offal— per stone oj alb.' J Beef 3s od to 3* Sd j Pork 2s 4d to 4s od Mutton3s od to 3s Lamb 4* bd to Gs od Veal.... 4s Od to 5s 8d 1 LIVERPOOL CORN EXCHANGE. Wheat 8 (> to Q 6 per yolb Barley .". 3 <) to 3 9 per 60 Ib » . Oats « 2 7 10 2 10 pet 45 Mm. Malt 7 0 to 7 6 per 36 qts. Fine Flour 36 O to 37 O per 240 lbs BRISTOL CORN EXCHANGE. : si d. Spiina: price cf Wheat, per sack of 33- Jlbs..... 00 Foreign Wheat, per bush, of 8 gall 3 English Wheat, ditto 3 Mailing Barley, dilto 2 Malf, ditto.. 4 Flour, Fine, per sack of 2c. 2q, 5lbs 42 • S< conds ditto ,...;.., 28 s, d. Oal$, Old, per 8 gall..., o to 00 6 to 4 fj 10 6 3 to 3 0 to 5 0 to 48 0 I O 40 3 to 2 Our Fair, on Tuesday andiWednesday last, ex hibited a good supply of Cattle, Sheep, and Pigs There were many buyers, but the prices they offered were low. Fat cattle sold from 4i\.' to 4£ d. and few if any remained undisposed of. Store Bullocks were lower than last fair, but most of them met with buyers : other cattle were very dull of sale. Prime, fat Sheep averaged 4-^ d.; other sorts lower; and Ewes and Lambs were very dull of sale, consequently at reduced prices. Pigs were also . lower. The de- mand for Cheese and Batter was not by ariv means equal to the supply. Best cheese 42s. 10 50s.; in- ferior sold at various prices from 20s to 38s. Butter in lumps averaged 6| d ; in tubs 7| d. Bacon. 4| d Hams 5£ d. At Hereford Easter Fair, on Wednesday last, the shew of cattle was the largest ever seen at that mart, and there vvas also fhe greatest number of buyers ; but, owing to the heavy losses the graziers sustained in selling out their last year's stock, the sale was heavy, at reduccd prices.—- Of sheep fhere vvas but a scanty supply, yet equal to the demand. Horses were not very plentiful; and good nagg and useful cart horses met with a ready sale, at ra- ther an advance in price. FAIRS TO BE HOLDEN. April 22, Cleobury, Tarvin, Tenbury— 23, Bewdley — 24, Orleton— 25, Llandegla, Llanrwst, Llanuwch- llyn, Chester, Middlcwich— 27, Cerrig- y- druidion, N e vv market, Dors to n e. 182- 2. COMET, npo COVE it, at M A SICH A M LEY JL nt Two Guineas a Mare, and 2s. Od. the Groom. COMET was got by Lignum Vita, bis Dam by Young Regains, whose Da in. was got by Druid Grand- dam by Rippon. The Mare's Dam was got by Aurelianus, Grand- dam by Snap, . Great Graad- dam by Sulky, Great Great Grand- dam by Old Minister. COMET is a beautiful Brown Horse, rising 10 Years old, nearly 16 Hands high, a capital Hunter, arid remarkably temperate. His Stock, both for Size and Beauty, is incomparably the finest in the County some of them have already been sdld for very great Prices. He will beat the Lion, Drayton, every Wednesday at the Pheasant, Wellington, every Thursday; a the Lord Hill Inn, Whitchurch, every other Friday tbe Lion, at Newport, every other Saturday; am the Rest of bis Time at Home. Accommodation for Brood Mares, at 6s. per Week Barren Mares at Half- Price. The Money to be paid at the Time of Covering, or at Midsummer next, or 5s. extra will be charged. WM. GRIFFITHS & CO. EG Leave to inform their Friends and the Public, that Mr. G. is now returned from the London and Manchester Markets, where he has purchased a large and fashionable Assortment nf Goods, of the very best Quality, adapted to the present Season; they respectfully solicit public Inspection, and a Continuance of Favours, which have been hitherto generously bestowed. Mardol Head, April 5,1822. JOHN DRIVER, TAILOR AND IIA BIT- MA KER, event of pleading) to plead issuably, or the Plaintiff's IMPRESSED with the deepest Grati- Attornev shall, by writing, consent to waive such undertaking. " By Ihe Court, " T. MORGAN, Prolhonotary." CARNARVON ASSIZES. ROBERTS I:. EVANS. This was an action for slander, brought by Mr. William Lloyd Roberts, of Llanrwst, who laid bis damages at £ 2000, against the defendant, a highly respectable solicitor in Carnarvon. It appeared that the plaintiff, in the year 1821, was acting as clerk to Mr. J. Williams, then a solicitor residing at Llanrwst, Denbighshire, but now of Llanfyllin, in tbe county of Montgomery, that he was engaged as a clerk at a certain salary, the five last years at £ 80 per annum, and that at the expiration of that term, Mr. Williams had agreed to take him as an articled clerk, to enable hiin to qualify to act ns an attorney. Mr. Will i: tins was tbe only evidence called by the plaintiff. He stated that at the Spring Assizes held at Bala in 1821, the defendant took him on one side, and expostulated with him on the impropriety ofhis continuing the plaintiff iu his service, that it was disgraceful and would be bis ruin, that it was from a long intimacy and friendship with his family that the defendant thus cautioned him, and that if be persisted, he would wait upon his connexions, as he could prove plaintiff had done things for which he ought to be banged. Witness declared that he did not consider this conversation as uttered in confi- dence, that he divulged it to plaintiff, and further declared that it was solely in consequence of this conversation that be discharged the plaintiff. On cross- examination, witness admitted that this dis- cbarge was not immediate, that plaintiff continued to act for him for nearly three months, in eonsequeuce of witness being in an ill state of health.* Mr. Palmer, counsel for the defendant, denied that any special damage had been proved— that the words spoken by defendant were uttered in confidence, and purely out of friendship to Mr. Williams, and were not uttered in malice. That Mr. Williams, in dis- charging plaintiff, had tacitly acknowledged their truth, and that tbe action for special damages should have been against Mr. Williams, who, though be discharged plaintiff, had just declared he was per- fectly satisfied witb bis conduct whilst in his employ, and after citing some cases, moved the Court to non- suit the plaintiff—( this, after argument, was not acceded to ) Tbe learned counsel then wished to call evidence as to the plaintiff's character, but ns there was no justification entered on the record, this the Court disallowed ; on which a bill of exceptions was tendered, The defence then went to prove, tbat plaintiff had been actingsiibsequently for M r. W. Jones, ofTyddeti Elen, attorney, who was deputed by Mr. Williams to carry on some business in the Courts, and that in a conversation with Mr. Robert Jones, attorney, of Llangollen, plaintiff declared this to be only a trumped- up action to get £ 2000 from defendant, and which conversation he had put down on pnper, but which paper he had subsequently burnt. Chief Justice TRAWERS here summed up tbe evidence with great minuteness. He considered that the evidence of Mr. Williams had not been ma- terially affected either on his cross- examination or by defendant's witnesses.— Tbe Jury would take all the circumstances into tbeir consideration. He thought that plaintiff had proved his claim for special damages, to the amount of salary he would have been entitled to, viz. £ 80 for five years, amounting to £ 400. As to the claim for loss in being deprived through his discharge of serving as an articled clerk, and entering into tbe profession, he did not see clearly, as this was rather a remote contingency, how they could come to any estimate of damage; on tbe other band, if yon think this a trumped- up action, for the purpose of extorting money out of the defend- ant's pockets, you can only sufficiently reprobate it by returning a verdict for defendant. The learned Judge went on to state, that unacquainted as he was with the characters of the parties, this being his first visit to the Principality, he felt satisfied that the gentlemen of the Jury, from their knowledge and acquaintance with the parties, would return that verdict, which, in their enlightened judgment,[ should best meet the justice of the case. The Jury, which was special ( James Wyatt, Esq. foreman), after retiring about half an hour, gave a verdict forthe plaintiff— Damages £ 5. Counsel for the plaintiff', Mr. Wyatt ( Attorney- General), and Mr. Blackburne; for { he defendant, Messrs. Palmer, Williams, and Cochrane. [* It came out in the course of this examination, that persons, not attornies, are in the constant habit of using attornies' names, and practising in tbe County Courts— a practice which we were much pleased to hear both the Judges declare to be highly prejudicial, and contrary to law, and which, if persisted in, tbey were determined to punish . j Jl_ tude for the unprecedented Support which he has been favoured with during Twenty Years be lias been in Business, begs to return sincere Thanks to the Nobility, Gentry, and all his Friends; and an- nounces to them and the Public in general, that be has taken into PARTNERSHIP his late Foreman, WILLIAM WILKES, and that the Business will in future be carried on by them, under the Firm of DRIVER k WILKES, and upon the same Principle which has been honoured by such distinguished Patronage. They most respectfully solicit a Conti- nuance of tbat Support which has hitherto been so liberally bestowed, and assure their Friends that they will use all the Exertions in their Power to give Satisfaction in the Execution of all Orders entrusted to them. Pride Hill, 8th April, 1S22. PHILIP JONES, Bricklayer, Slater, and Plasterer, RETURNS his grateful Acknowledge- ments to his Friends and the Public, for the numerous Favours he has experienced at their Hands since his Commencement in Businpss, and hpgs Leave to inform them he has REMOVED from Doglane to a House in ST. AUSTIN'S PRIORY, near Clariniond Buildings; where he hopes, by punctual Attention to Orders, and good Workmanship in the Execution of them, to merit a liberal Share of their Patronage and Support. Shrewsbury, April 16, 1822. NOTICE TO CREDITORS. LL Persons that have any Claim on the Estate of the late Mr. WILLIAM BOW- LEG, of this Town, are requested io attend at the Office of Mr. JOHN STRAPHEN, Builder, oue of tbe Executors, on Monday, I he 22d Instant ; when they will have a Final Dividend. Shrewsbury, April 16th, 1822. LL Persons having any Claims or Demands on the Estate of the late ARNOLD AUGUSTUS BRYAN, of IRONBRIDGE, in the ParUb of Madeley, iu the County of Salop, Mercer and Draper, deceased, are requested to send the Parti- culars thereof to Mary Bryan, of the Ironbridge aforesaid, his Widow and sole Executrix ; and all Persons who stood indebted to the said Arnold Augustus B ryan at the Time of his Decease, are desired to pay their respective Debts to the said Mary Bryan. ^ I^ HE Creditors in a Commission of A. Bankrupt bearing Date the 27th Day of March, 1821, awarded and issued forth against PHILIP COPE, of Bridgnorth, in the County uf Salop, Grocer, intend to meet on the 22d Day of April Instant, at ten o'Clock in the Forenoon, at the Crown Inn, in Bridgnorth aforesaid, in Order to make Dividend of the Estate and Effects of the said Bankrupt, when and where the Creditors who have not already proved their Debts are to come prepared tn prove the same, or they will be excluded the Benefit of the said Dividend ; and all Claims not then proved will he disallowed. W. RIDDING, Solicitor. April 3,1822. Iron Gates, Iron Hurdles, Park and other Fencing for Gentlemen'' s Grounds. Gil tins § Cartwright, IRONMONGERS, WHITESMITHS, AND BELL- HANGERS, Pride- Hill, near the Ilutter- Marhet, BEG Leave to inform the Nobility, Gentry, and Public in general in this and neighbouring Counties, that they MANIFACTI- RR the above Articles upon the most approved Plans, and the lowest Terms ever yet offered to the Public. G. & C. can give satisfactory References to many Gentlemen Avhom they have supplied, for the Neaf- ness, Durability, & Cheapness of the above Articles. SHREWSBURY CANAL. THE Proprietors may receive a DIVI- DEND of Five Pounds per Share ou their respective Shares, at the SHREWSBURY OLD BASK, on or after Monday, the 6th Day of May next. WM. LAWRENCE, Clerk to the Company. Shreicsbury, April 16,1822. Office of the Court for Relief of In- solvent Debtors, No. 33, LINCOLN'S- INN FIELDS. ETITIONS of Insolvent Debtors to lie heard at tbe Adjourned General Quarter Sessions of Ihe Peace to be holden at the Shirehall, Shrewsbury, in and for the County of Salop, on Thursday, the 9th Day of May next, at the Hour of eleven o'Clock in the Morning : JOHN TAGG, late of SHREWSBURY, in the County ofSalop, Victualler; WILLIAM STEELE ( sued with Ann Steele, Wi- dow), late of BROUGHAM., in the Parish of Whit- church, in the Countv of Salop, Labourer; WILLIAM THOMAS,' late of CLUH, in the County of Salop, Yeoman ; JOHN SLADE, late of SHREWSBURY, in the County of Salop, Plasterer; THOMAS PARRY, late of WYKE, in the Parish of Wenlock, in the County of Salop, Farmer. The Petitions and Schedules are filed, and may be inspected at this Office every Monday, Weduesday, ana Friday, between the Hours of Ten und Four. Two Days' Notice of any Intention to oppose any Prisoner's Discharge must be given to such Prisoner to entitle any Creditor to oppose the same. J. TAYLOR, 6, Clement's Inn, For AsTERLEy. This Day is published, rip HE LITERARY GAZETTE and A JOURNAL of BELLES LETTRES, ARTS, See. Part 1. Consisting nf the First Thirteen weekly Numbers of the Year 1822, Price 9s. This Part, which comprises the First Quarter for 1822, contains 618 Columns of Information, ( closely and handsomely printed) on the Literature, Arts", and Sciences nf the Period, so as to form a veiy full Compendium of the Novelties and t'rocress in each. The Reviews embrace 8 Quartos, 33 Octavos, and 22 Duodecimos; in all, 63 Volumes, with eoni- p'ete Analysis and copious Extracts, to enable every Reader to form a correct Opinion of the Works. Every Discovery in Science is immediately record- ed ; and no Exhibition or remarkable Production of Art, is passed nithout due notice. Ainono- the mis- cellaneous Matter, will lie found Ihe Correspondence and Communications of many of the most distinguish- ed Men of the Age; for, besides Poetry, Criticism, Essays, and humorous Pieces, this single Quarter, may be instanced, as presenting an admirable and entertaining Series of Papers, under tiie Head of Etymological Gleanings, Letlers descriptive of Paris, Original Letters and Anecdotes of Sir Joshua Rey- nolds ( with a Print of his last Picture), Synopsis of Dr. Rogel's Philosophical Lectures, unknown Poems of the Age of Elizabeth, ample Details of the Quar- rels between Dibdin tbe Bibliomaniac, and the French Printers, & c. a complete View of the Dis- pute between Byron ond Southey, the Shows of London, in weekly Articles, on the most prominent Novelties, Sketches of Society, Biography, & c. - together with other short Notices, far" too numerous for Specification, on every Topic connected with the Branches of Knowledge and Amusement above-* mentioned. Any Part or Number may be had separate. Published, in weekly Numbers, at the Office, 36?,. ( Exeter Change), Strand, London, and to be hud of all Booksellers, Newsmen, and Postmasters, throughout the Kingdom ; Price 8d. or Is. stamped for Country Circulation, by Post. GRAND LAST DAY OF DRAWING. AND 20 Other Capitals ARE SURE TO BE DRATFJY ON TUESDAY, APRIL 23, THAT BEISC TIIE Last and only Day of Drawing. J. 8c J. SIVEWRIGHT Are Selling Ihe Tickets and Shares, Warranted Un- drawn, at their Old & Fortunate London Offices, 37, COENHILL ; 11, HOLBODN ; 38, HAYMARKET, Corner of Coventry Street; WHERE THEY SOLD ALL THE PRIZES OF £ 20,000 In a recent Lottery, and in their last Contract, 4,421 . . . . a . . Prize of . . . . £ 2o, 0Q0 ! With numerou. other Capitals. Tickets and Sharesar. also selling by their A^- ent— J. BUTTERWORTH, Bookseller, High Stfeel, Birmingham. A CHAMXWGE. MR. THOMAS DOWN ES, of Aston Hall, in this County, has now a Two- Year old Steer, hred hy himself, which lie challenges to shew ngainst any other bred in the County, for Twenty Guineas, at the next Agricultural Meeting. TO BE LET, READY FURNISHED, A HOUSE, in QUARRY PLACE, J\ from the 3d of May to the 15th of November, fit for the Residence of a Gentleman's Family. Enquire of Mr. TUDOR, Upholsterer. This Advertisement will nol he continued. fO~ BE LET, And entered upon at Miehaehnas next, Ik N excellent and old- estalilislied TAN t\ YARD, in good Repair, adjoining the River Tern, and close to tbe Town of DRAYTON- IN- HAI. ES, iu the County of Salop, with a very good HOUSE and Garden near the Tan Yard. For Particulars apply to Mr. WL/. r. USL FCRBER, Market Drayton. ^ aieiT& v auction. THITDAY. VALUABLE BOOKS. BY MR. PERRY, Jr. the large Room of tbe FOX INN, Shrewsbury, on Wednesday, tbe 17th of April, 1822 ; THE Valuable LIBRA RY belonging to the late ROBERT EDWARDS, Esq. of Great Ness, in this Countv, consisting of nearly 201) Volumes of sterling Works in the various Depart- ments nf literature. Also the I. I BR AIIY ofa Gentleman lately deceased, among which are many valuable and splendid Works, in elegant Rinding* and in excellentCondilion. Catalogues are prepared, and may be had of THE AUCTIONEER. ^ atcg m Sircviom THIS DAY < § - TO- MORROW. ONSLOW. Capital Live Slack, Implements, Genteel Furniture, Dairy Sf Brewing Utensils. BY WTSMITH, On the Premises at ONSLOW, near Shrewsbury, in the County nf Salop, on Wednesday and Thursday, the 17th and 18th Days of April, 1822; ALL the excellent LIVE STOCK, IMPLEMENTS, neat FURNITURE, Dairy and Brewing Utensils, belonging to Mr. JOSEPH IIOWELL, who is leaving the Farm : comprising 20 prime young Cows and Heifers calved and in- calf, 14 good Yearlings, capital four- year old Bull of the Hereford & Montgomery Breed ; 6 Draught Horses nnd Mares, 2 two- years old Draught Fillies, Pony in- foal, valuable six- years old Bay Hunting Mare; 25 Ewes and Lambs ; 2 Sows and Pigs, arid 8 Stores. IMPLEMENTS.— Two capital and nearly new 6- inch Wheel Waggons wilb Liners and Ripples, 2 narrow- wheel Dilto with Liners ( one of tbem nearly new), 3 broad- wheel Tumbrels, Carl, double Plough, 2 Wheel Ditlo, Water- furrow Dillo, Land Roller, Scuffle, 4 Pair of Harrows, Oak Winnowing Machine, 8 Sets of Gears, 2 Cranks and Chains, 3 Ladders, Water Carriage aud Cask, 4 Drag Rakes, Grindstone, Scales and Weights, Sledge, 2 Foddering Cribs, Waggon Ropes, and various other small Implements. FURNITURE, & c.— Fonrpost and I Servants' Bed- steads, Feather Beds, Blankets nnd Coverlids, Dress- inn. Tables, Oak Dining mid Round Ditto, large Oak Kitchen Wardrobe, Sofa nnd Cover, 8- Day Clock, Oak Kitchen Table and Form, Steelyards, Fender and Fire Irons, Warming Pan, 12 painted Arm Chairs, Cheese Tub, Butter Ditlo, Barrel Churn, 6 Tin Milk Pans, Milk Pail and 2 Cans, 10 Cheese Vats, Curd Screw, ova I Mit, Milk Heater, Shooter Boards, and Butter Scales; Mashing Tub, Salting Mit, and Cooler, Kneading Mit, Washing Tubs, large Table, Pair of Steps, 2 Hogsheads, 2 Casks, and various olher Effects. Sale to cotnmeuce each Morning at 11 o'Clock. BY MESSRS. TUDOR AND LAWRENCE, At the Raven and Bell Inn, Shrewsbury, ou Satur- day, the 27; b Day of April Instant, between five and six o'clock in lite Afternoon ; ALL those TWO MESSUAGES or Dwelling Houses, with the Yards, Buildings, Hereditaments, and Appurtenances thereto belong- ing, siluate in llie Central Part of HICH STREET, in tbe Town of SHREWSBURY, in tbe Occupation of Mr. Hanley and Mr. Pvke, as Tenants at Will. For further Particulars apply to Messrs. DUKES and SALT. 2rl April, 1822. EXTENSIVE SALE ( Without the least Reserve) Of very superior and valuable Live Stock, * Hay, Grain in Slacks, Groiving Wheat and Clover, Implements in Husbandry, Household Furniture, Home- made Linen, mid Effects, THE PROPERTY OF MR. WILLIAM SLACK, OF GREAT BOLAS, Near Newport, in the County ofSalop, WHICH WILL BE SOLD BY AUCTION, BY MESSRS. TUDOR AND LAWRENCE, On Ibe Premises, on Tuesday, ihe 30th of April, and Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, the lst, 2d, and 3d Days of Ma?, 1822. rilHE STOCK consists of 24 capital BL COWS with Calves and to calve, 1 Fat Cow, 1 Barren, 9 three- year old Calving Heifers, 10 two- - vcar old Dilto, 8 yearling Heifers, 5 yearling Bul- locks ; 52 New Leicester Ewes aud Lambs, 99 Fat Wethers, and 4 high- bred Rains; 11 young and able Waggon Horses and Mares with tbeir Gearing { mostly Brown, wilh full Tail-), 1 well- known good Jlack Mare ; a Donkey and Child's Waggon with Harness; 3 Sows with 16 Pigs, 2 Dillo in pig, 15 iarge and small Store Pigs; 5 Stacks of Wheat, J Rick of Barley, and Pari of two other Ditto, and about 20 Tons of excellent Hay. Tbe IMPLEMENTS consist of 4 narrow- wheeled Wan- cons with Ripples, 4 broad- wheeled Tumbrels, 2 double nnd 3 single Ploughs, 6 Pair of Harrows, 2 Pair of Twins, 2 Rollers, Winnowing Machine, aad the usual small Articles; also 4 Stone Cisterns and Pigtroughs, with Stone Cheese Presses, Iron Boilers, & c. & c." The HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE comprisds 4 Fourpost and Tent Bedsleads with Dimity, Cotton, and other Hangings, with suitable Bedding and Chamber Fur- niture ;" a Set of Mahogany Pillar Dining Tables wilh circular Ends, and other Parlour Furniture, • wiili the usual Assortment of Kitchen Requisites, Casks, aud Brewing Vessels, Dairy Utensils, & c.; also a Quantity of excellent Cheese and Bacon. " ARRANGEMENT OF SALE. The First Day's Sale will consist of all the Live Stock. Second Day— Implements, Hay, Grain, and Grow- ing Crops. Third and Fourth— Household Furniture, Linen, Cheese, Bacon, & c. & c. ttj" Each Day's Sale will commence precisely at 11 o'Clock. i! Y WILLIAM REYNOLDS^ In theSWAN- HILL AUCTION ROOM, on Tuesday, April 23d, 1822; FIVE Pair of Fourpost and Tent Bed- steads, Willi and without Hangings, Feather Beds, Straw and Flock Mailrasses, Clocks, Tables, Mahogany and Kitchen Chairs, and various other Articles, Precipitate Table, & c. Sale to commence at ten o'Clock. NEAR lGHTh'I ELD, IN TIIE COUNTY OF SALOP. BY W. CHURTON, On Saturday, the 20th Day of April, 1822, nt One o'Clock : A VERY excellent Farming STOCK, \ Dairy Vessels, & c. the Property of Mr. W. DAWSON ( who is disappointed of a Fat in): Comprising 12 very choice Dairy Cows and Heifers calved and • in- calf, 1 Stink, two- years old Bull, 4 yearling Calves ; in- pig Gilt, and strong Store Pig ; several Implements of Husbandry, 2 Box Cheese Presses, ' Iron'Furnace nnd Bottom, Cheese Screw and Ho s » , Vals, Cheese Tub, Sailing Planks, Barrels, Kneading Turnel, Screen, Dining nnd Kitchen Tables, Chairs, • Bedsteads," Oak Dressing Table, a most excellent Kitchen Grate, with Oven, Boiler, & c. Ash Grate, Fender and Crane, with a Variety of other Articles. DOWNTON. Implements and Furniture. BY W. SMITH, On the Premises, at DOWNTON, in the Parish of Upton Magna, in the County of Salop, on Friday, the 19lh of April, 1822; CTUIE RESIDUE of the Property of JL the late Mr. COLI- EY ELSMERE; comprising the Whole of the small Implements in Husbandry, together with a Variety of Articles of Household Furniture and Dairy and Brewing Utensils. Sale to begin at Eleven o'Clock. SHREWSBURY. Genteel Furniture, Glass, aud valuable Prints. BY W. SMITH, On the Premises, in CLAREiVIONT STREET, Shrewsbury, on Monday, the 22d Day of April, 1822 ; ART of the neat HOUSEHOLD GOODS & FURNITURE, GLASS, PRINTS, & c. belonging to Mr. PHILIP JONES ( changing to a smaller Residence): comprising a lofty Fourpost Bedstead with Cornice & Dimity Furniture ( fringed), Tent Dilto with Mmeen and Dimily Hangings, Matirasses, Painted Bureau Bedstead, Dilto Bureau and Bookcase, Bason Stands, Dressing Tables, 2 Mahogany Chesls of Drawers, Swing Glasses, handsome Scarlet Moreen Drapery Window Curtain and Cornice ( uew) for a Venetian Window ; rich cut Glass, in Decanters, Goblets, Salts, Wines, Spirit Jars, Castors, and Sugar Glass, & c.; Plated Botile Slides, Castors, and Spirit Frames ; several valuable Prints and Paintings ( by eminent Masters), Clarionet and Flute; Pair of neat inlaid Card Tables, of rich Mahogany; handsome Grecian Couch, Mahogany Frame, covered io Hair Seating; Pier Glass in Gold Frame ; Mahogany Dining and Pembroke Tables, Set of stained Rose- Wood Chairs ; handsome VVite Fenders and burnished Fire Irons, Coal Urn, Time- piece, Plated Candlesticks, and a Variety of other Articles. Sale at Eleven o'Ciock, and to continue until the Whole is disposed of. PRESTON. BY W. SMITH, On the Premises at PRESTON, in the Parish of Upton Magna, in the Countv ofSalop, on Tuesday, the 23d Day of April, 1822; rpnflE Entire of the HOUSEHOLD K FURNITURE, LINEN, and Dairy Utensils, belonging to Mr. RICHARD PICG : comprising six Pair of Bedsteads, 8 good Feather Beds, Coverlids, Blankets, 16 Pair of Sheets, and Table Linen, Mat- trass, Linen Chests, Wardrobe, Dressing Tables, Swing- Glasses, Bason Stands, Chests of Drawers, Mahogany and Oak Tables, Eight- day Clock, Cup- boards, Screen, Chairs and Kitchen Requisites, Cheese Vats, Pails, Cans, Butter Tubs, and every Dairy Utensil ; 3 Bags of Wheat, a Saddle, and a Variety of other Articles; also a Pair of Twi Scuffle, and Pair of Harrows. Sale at Eleven o'clock precisely. HUGLITfL LIVE STOCK, IMPLEMENTS, l$ e. BY W" TSMITH, On Ibe Premises at HUGLITH, in the Parish of Church Pulverbatch, ia llie County of Salop, on Wednesday, the 24th Dav of April, 1822 ; LL the LIVE STOCK, IMPLE- MENTS, Dairy Utensils, & c. belonging lo Mr. CHALLENOR, who is leaving his Farm ; comprising seven useful Cows and Heifers with Calves, two young Barrens, seven two- year olds, seven Yearlings and two- year old Bull ; five good draught Horses and Mares, prouiisingtwo- yearold Filly hy Sorcerer; twenty- three Ewes lambed and in- latnh, and four Rams: Road Waggon, new Dilto, Broad- wheel Tumbril, Market Cart, Double Plough, two Hand Ditto, Scotch Plough, four Pair of Harrows, Win- nowing Machine, six Sets of Horse Gears, Iwo Cranks and Chains, Scales & Weights, long Ladder, Waggon Rope, Paling Iron, twn Drag Rakes, Fod- dering Cribs, Com Coffer, Stone Pigtrough, three capital Stone Cheese Presses, upright Churn, large Cheese Tub, Casks, Tubs, large Table, aud other ETects. g^ 3 The Sale to commence precisely at Half- past Ten o'Clock. % ak$ ftp Ittcftoit. THIS DAY. BY J. BROOME, On the Premises at EDGE, in the Parish of Pontes- hurv, this present Wednesday, April 17th : THE RESIDUE of the FARMING STOCK, with tbe valuable HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, Brewing and Dairy Utensils, & c. belonging to Mr. HAVBRKAM, who has changed his Residence. Extensive Sale, at Acton Pigot. BY J. BROOME, On Monday and Tuesday, the 22d and 23d Davs of April, 1822, on ihe Premises at ACTON PIGOT, near Acton Burnell, in the County of Salop ; ALL the choice and well- selected LIVE STOCK, Implements in Husbandry, House- hold FURNITURE, Brewing and Dairy* Utensils, & c. & c. belonging; to Mr. THOMAS JENKINS, who is leaving- bis Farm: consisting- of upwards of 300 very prime Leicester Sheep ( bred from the Flocks of Messrs. Farmer, Cooper, and Langley), valuable Dairy of young- Cows ( with Calves and in- calf), young- fresh Barrens, young Cattle, capital Team of Waggon Horses, 2 Ditto Mares in- foal, Pigs, Imple- ments in Husbandry, with Part of the genteel House- hold Goods and Furniture, with tbe Whole of the Brewing and Dairy Utensils, Hogsheads, Half- boo-- sheads, and smaller Casks, & c. & c.: viz. 155 Ewes with Lambs, 8 valuable Rams, 60 yearling- Wethers, 23 Ditto Ewes, 60 prime fat Sheep ; 4 excellent new Milch Cows, 4 young Ditto with Calves, 8 clever voting- fresh Barrens, 2 three- years old Bullocks { good Beef), 2 two- years old Heifers, 5 Yearlings^ 2 Dilto Bulls, of the Durham Breed; 7 capital Waggon Horses ( well known to be excellent workers), 2 Ditto Mares in- foal, Gearing for eight Horses; 2 Sows and Pigs, 1 Gilt and Pigs, 4 Sows in- pig*, 27 Store Pigs, 2 capital young Brawns; 2 good Waggons, 2 broad- wheel Tumbrels, 1 new Market Cart with Cover, verv complete, 2 double Ploughs, 2 single Dilto, 2 Pair of Harrows, 1 Scuffle, 1 Roller, 1 Car, 12 Dozen of Hurdles, 5 Sheep Cratches, 6 Fodder Cribs, Winnowing Machine, Sieves and Riddles, Corn Screens, Patent Straw Cutter, large Grinding Stone, with a number of small Implements, some Implement Timber, Iron- work with Iron Arms complete for two new Waggons; 3 large Stacks of good Wheat, I Ditto of Barley, a Quantity of Wheat and Peas in the Granary; Garden Frame & Glasses; Stone Roller, with Garden Tools ; & e. & c. The Live Stock and Implements will be Sold the first Day, and to begin precisely at eleven o'Clock with the Sheep; the Household Goads and Furniture, Brewing and Dairy Utensils, the second Day, at the same Hour, as the Whole is intended to- be sold in one Day. Valuable HORSES, ~ AT IIALSTOJV, THE PROPERTY OF JOHN MYTTON, ESQ. To be Sold by Auction, On Friday, April 26lh, at the same Time ns Ihe Farming Stock, including about 30 Head of prime Durham and olber Cattle, 80 Southdown Sheep, aud above 50 Pigs. LOT I. AY CARRIAGE HORSE, five Years old. LOT II. BAY CARRIAGE HORSE, 6 Years old. LOT III. BROWN GELDING, Singlepeeper, by Cleveland, aged, a capital Hunter and particularly fast. LOTIV. CIIESNUT BROOD MARE, bv Alex- under, out of Joy by Woodpecker: this Mare the Dam of Catherine, See. all good Runners. LOT V. BAY HORSE, Chillington, a capital Hunter and a most wonderful Fencer ; well known in Oxfordshire aud Warwickshire. LOT VI. BAY GELDING, Doctor, by Gamenut, out of Little Pickle ; a good Hunter, and very fast. LOT VII. BLACK COLT, Hndibras, by Thunder, boil, Datn by Highflyer; likely to make a most valuable Hunter, or from his Blood, Temper, Size, and Bone, n valuable County Stallion. LOT VIII. George the Third, hy Fitzjames, out of Catherine's Dam, likely to prove a valuable Racer. LOT IX. PYEBALL PONY, has been driven in Harness, very safe and fast. JLOTX. BAY PONY, has been constantly driven with Lot 9. LOT XI. CHESNUT MARE, bred in Ireland, a wonderful Fencer, and peculiarly well bred, got by OLD Kildare. ( j^* Sale to begin at Eleven precisely. Recollect! I HAZARD and Co. Sold the TWO first- drawn PRIZES of £" 20,000 in the pre- sent Lottery, < § r that 2 more £ 20,000 Prizes MUST BE DRAWN NEXT TUESDAY, When the Lottery Finishes. Tickets & Shares are Selliug hy HAZARD and Co. Royal Exchange Gate, 26, Corn Hill, and 324, Oxford St. London, ASD BY THEIR AGENTS IN SHREWSBURY, Mr. T. NEWLING, Printer, High CHESTER, Mr. J. SEACOME, Bookseller, Bridge Street. BY W. SMITH, Upon the Premises in WELSH POOL, on Tuesday, Ihe 30th of April, and following Day ; rinHE modem HOUSEHOLD FUR- R N1TURE belonging to Mrs. J. GRIFFITHS; consisting of a Variety of handsome Mahogany and other Furniture, Beds, Carpets, Sideboard, & c. wilh a numerous Collection of Glass, Dinner, and Tea Ware, a Variety of Earthenware, and an excellent Assortment of Kitchen Utensils.— Also a remarkably fine- toned PIANO, hy Tomkinson, wilh reeded Pillars and Gilt Ornaments. The Sale will commence each Day at It) o'Clock ; and Catalogues may be bad at the Oak and Bear Inns the Week preceding the Sale. The Furniture may be viewed on Saturday ibe 27lh instant. Farming Slock, Household Goods, BY MATTHEW GRIFFITHS, At CASTLEWRIGHT, in the Parish of Mainstone, in the County of Montgomery, on Saturday Ihe 20th, and Tuesday the 23d Days of April, 1822 ; LL the LIVE STOCK, IMPLE- MENTS of HUSBANDRY, HOUSEHOLD GOODS and FURNITURE, Dairy and Brewing Utensils, belonging to Mr. RICHARD ALSOP: con- sisting of 9 Cows calved and in- calf, 5 two- years old Bullocks, 4 Ivvo- years old Heifers, 1 Bull, 2 yearling Bullocks, 10 yearling Heifers ; Sow and 5 Pigs, 1 other Sow, 3 Gilts in- pig; abont 60 Couples of Ewes antl Lambs, in Lots, 40 olher Sheep in Lois ; 3 good Waggon Horses, 6 Sets of Gearing, 1 Mare itt- foal by Silverskin, 1 three- years old Hack Mare, by Contract, 1 Pony Marc, 1 two- years old Waggon Colt; 5 year- ling Colts'; 3 Waggons, 2 Carts, 4 Ploughs, 3 Pair of Harrows, a Roller, a Winnowing Machine, Rolling Pealing Iron, a Straw Engine, Pikels, Rakes, & e. About 150 Thraves of Wheat, and 120 Bushels of Bailey, threshed and iu the Straw. The HOUSEHOLD GOODS, & C. consist of 4 good Feather Beds, Bedsteads and Hangings; Blankets, Coverlids, Sheets, See ; Clock and Case, 5 Tables, 13 Chairs, a Grate and Sway, Pit Grate, Wardrobe, together with a great Number of other Lots of House- hold Goods aud Furniture, 3 Furnaces, Doable Cheese Press, Cheese Screw and Frame, Cheese Vats, Milk Pails and Tins, 2 Milk Leads, large Salt- ing Stone, Barrel Churn, Malt . Mill, 1 Hogshead, 2 Quarter Barrels, & c. The AUCTIONEER assures the Public, lliat the Cows are all young and good Milkers. The young Cattle useful; the Horses good Workers; and the Sheep of a very good Sort, being a Cross ot Ihe Clun Forest Ewes by Southdown Rams. The Live Stock and Implements of Husbandry will be sold the first Day.— The Saie to begin each Morn- ing at 11 o'Clock. CHURCH ASTON, near NEWPORT. A. lu the Month of Mnv next ( unless disposed of in the mean Time by Private Contract, of which due Notice will be given); Valuable & compact FREEHOLD ESTATE, cnlled RHYIiZiON, Situate nhoiit Half a Mile from Saint Asaph, in the County of Flint, on ihe Turnpike Road leading from Chester to Holyhead : consisting of a modern- built Dwelling House, suitable for the Residence of a genteel Family, with good detached Offices, and a Garden in Pari walled, and com prising also a recently built Wind CORN MILL, and a COTTAGE thereto adjoining, together witb about 77 Acres of rich Mea- dow amrPaslure LAND; the Whole let to Tenants from Year to Year. The above Eslate is most eligibly situated, and commands on extensive View nf the much- admired Vale of Clwyd, which River runs through and irri- gates Part ofthe Lands. Mr. JOHN OWEN, of Saint Asaph, will shew the Estate; and for further Particulars apply to Mr. WYATT, Solicitor, The Mount, Saint Asaph, at wlipje Office a Map of it may be seen, 9< A April, 1822, BY S. BAGNOLD, At the Lion Inn, in Newport, Shropshire, on Satur- day, the 27th of April, 1822, between the Hours of four and six in the Afternoon, either iu one Lot or the following Lots, as may be agreed on at tbe Time of Sale, unless previously disposed of by Private Contract, of which due Notice will be given ; LOT T. LL that Piece of LAND ( formerly in two, and now laid together), Part Freehold and Part Copyhold, called FAR WELL HOMES and FAR GRAVEL HILL, containing by Estimation 11A. 2R. 31P. or thereabouts; tbe Part called Far Well Homes being Freehold, and containing 6A. 1R. 4P. or thereabouts, and tbe Part called Far Gravel Hill being Copyhold, containing 5A. 1R. 27P. or there- abouts. LOT II. All that Piece of Freehold LAND called Near Well Homes, containing by Estimation 6A. 2R. 10P. or thereabouts. LOT 111. All that Piece of Copyhold LAND, called Near Gravel Hill, containing- by Estimation 5A. 1R, 18P. or thereabouts. All tbe above Lots are excellent sound Pasture, and offer most desirable Spots for building, being situate in the pleasant Village of Church Aston, near to the Church, and within a Mile of the Town of Newport, in the private Road leading from the Shrewsbury Road into the Loudon Road, and are contiguous to Lime and Coal. Tbe Copyhold Ten- ure is equal in Value to Freehold, the Fines being small and certain. There is good Clay for building in all the Lands, and it is supposed there are Mines of Lime Rock. For Particulars, and to treat by Private Contract, apply to Mr. WILLIAM PF. NSONJ of Lilleshall, the Proprietor, or at Messrs. FISHER and BLEN. MAN'S Office, in Newport; and for a View of the Premises to Mr. 11ALL? at Church Aston Lodge, LANCASTER ASSIZES. MANCHESTER RADICAL MEETING.— The. character and objects of the meeting of professed Reformers at Manchester, in August, 1819, has been again decided in a Court of Justice. On the recent trial at Lancaster ( see 4th pagewas proved by a host of unimpeachable witnesses, that the Riot Act was read on the occasion in question; that the Yeomanry, in tbe lawful'discbnrge of their bounden duty, were resisted and assailed by a tremendous mob, with sticks, stones, and brick- bats; that their horses were cut; and even that pistols were fired by some of the Reformers, who came armed, to deliberate under the presidency of the notorious Hunt. Tbe factious and the seditious portion of the Press at that time laboured hard to promote the designs of the Revolutionary Reformers, hy asserting the innocent intentions of ihe Radical mobs and of their leaders and abettors, - though they must have known the contrary ; but these incendiary attempts were not the onlv endeavours made by such writers to delude the public, and to promote disaffection and dis- turbance in the country. It is impossible now, how- ever, for any one to be so much misled as to doubt, after readiqg the evidence on the trial, that the town of Manchester was in a stale of great alarm and of dreadful agitation on the 16 th of August, 1819; and that it was not without real cause, is pretty well proved by the following extract of a letter from Mr. Richard Carlilc to Mr. Henry Hunt, contained in one of the former worthy's recent Republicans. 44 I know not what the Manchester men are to think when you compliment them with running away ! If you bad been as bold and as honest as one half of them, that massacre would not have taken place, or, at least, it would have been a massacre of a very different kind. If any fight had been offered on the part of the military, it would have been at the risk of a fair battle, a circumstance that, iii riiy opinion, \ VouId have kept the Magistrales and Yeo manry in a different humour.—. There was a general expectation of an attack from the military, and the Reformers were anxious to come to that Meeting armed, but your veto put a stop to it, and brought them to be inassacied unarmed. It icas offered to you that fifteen thousand men should come to that Meeting armed'- with pikes ; and your saying that you would not. meet them upon any such conditions, alone put a stop to the matter, and led to tbe dis- astrous result that followed. Yet you charge fhem with running away ! Tbey did not run avvav. When theYeomanry appeared on the field they were received with long and loud cheering, and when they formed for an ad vance^ to tbe hustings, the brave fellows, at a considerable distance round the hustings, linked themselves as compact as possible to assist you in the best manner they could, unarmed, and you stood and saw thc Yeomanry cut their way through them, which occupied - some minutes to do, to get at you on the husiings." After such a declaration from one of the prime actors in the scene itself, and in those preparatory to if, no man can doubt of f lie dangerous and diabolical designs of such miscreants. We have, in the 4th page, stated our reasons for not again detailing- the evidence given last week at Lancaster; but as the case is one of great interest, shewing-, as it does, what were the real designs of the assembled Reformers and their avowed as well as their secret abettors, the following address to the Jury by Mr. Serjeant HULLOCK, which is a correct outline of what was more fully proved hy the witnesses on the present occasion, will not be ' unacceptable to our readers and the public :— May it please your Lordship, and Gentlemen of the Jury, I have the honour to appear before you as Counsel in this cause for the defendants, and 1 have to request your patient and indulgent attention. I lament unfeignedly that the important office has de- volved on me, instead of a more able Advocate, of vindicating the honour and repntalion of individu- als, who bave been for a length of time subject to tbe falsest calumnies and foulest misrepresenta- tions. You are now, in April, 1822, called upon to give to the plaintiff ( a journeyman hatter) compen- sation for an alleged civil injury, supposed to have been inflicted by the defendants on one in an bumble sphere of life. The poor man has tbe same title to the administration of justice as the riehest and great- est, when lii. s complaints nre well founded. I am proud the opportunity is at last afforded to repel, with scorn and contempt, imputations that have been ma levolently perpetuated. My learnedFriend shews that he is totally ignorant of the plaintiff. But is he the real plaintiff? Whence comes the means for institut- ing this action? How i$ it that he has been enabled to bring down a London attorney, Mr. Haywood, of Cursifor- street, Chancery Lane, and such a number of ni » n<- s » es I J. s he any thing more than a puppet, moved AY persons behind the scenes? whose real object is to revive this painful, mischievous topic? As to the proceedings at Oldham, they disgraced the county of Lancaster. My learned Friend gives no proof of the plaintiff's protracted illness, by any one single witness. Where are his doctor and the nurse- tender ? Where is any neighbour acquainted with the effect of his wounds? Not one. If the plaintiff had suffered this injury as described, would lie not have gone to Captain Birley, and demanded reparation : and if refused, have told him of his intention to prosecute for so barbarous an assault ? No sucb application was made. If the country was in a state of great disiress in 1819, were wicked de- magogues likely to abate it ? But the distress is not proved,. The first witness, a hatter, says be was earning 20 shillings per week ; the next a weaver, was receiving 17to 18 shillings a week ! Do you think that by consuming their nights and their mornings in drilling their families could be maintained ? I aver that any such meeting as the one iu St. Peter's Field, sq assembled, of such a magnitude, a meeting congregated under such circumstances, with inscrip- tions of a. revolutionary chnracter, headed by such men as Henry limit and Richard Carlile, never was considered, at any period of our history, as a legal meeting. If must of necessity have put at hazard tbe respectable, wealthy* and loyal portion of ibe peop! e of Manchester. His Lordship will tell you, that it could not be otherwise than illegal. Is if to be endured, that men like Mr, Hunt and Mr. Carlile should enter a county with which they had uo con- nexion— convene large bodies of people, and stiinu. late them by harangues to a violation of the public peace? Not only Magistrates, but Constables are justified in dispersing sucb a meeting ; and if the Magistrates of Manchester bad not acted at the crisis at. which they did, my honest conviction is, that Man- chester would not bave survived that niglit. For weeks tbe population of Manchester and ils vicinity had been preparing for what they called 44 The great day." My learned Friend himself was compelled to give up all idea that the meeting could deliberate. His own evidence told you, that the only means of communication between the different parts of the meeting was a shout from one parf, answered by a shout from another. We are not indeed at all able to get at the precise objects of the meeting. But I shall, Geiiilemeri, show you the real intention wiih which this meeting was called. It was to follow up the objects which Hunt had declared at a meeting at Sinillifield, of a most treasonable character. Mr. Hunt had in various tours been 44 opening the eyes of the people."—[ The leariiedGenllemnn here produced and descanted upon those abominable Resolutions of the Smitlifield meeting.]— Here, Gentlemen, is one Reso- lution of a conditional allegiance lo ibe Constitution, depending ori the consciences of Henry Hunt, Esq. and Richard Cailite, Esq. the deist and blasphemer. At the meeting called in Manchester for the 9th of August, to elect a representative for the unrepre- sented inhabitants of Manchester, Major Cartwright, Sir Charles Wolseley, Mr. Pearson, ( a London at- torney,) Godfrey Higgins, Esq. and Henry Hunt, Esq. were expected to attend. That, however, did not take placc ; but on the 16th a meeting did take place; and though the purpose vvas disguised, the intention was still the same. And previous to if, there was a general drilling and exercising of the people by military rule. This was a system. For what purpose was this ? None but for a conflict with the regular troops. Much of this drilling was bv night. At Cockey Moor, the very plaintiff, Redford, was no inconsiderable person in them : sometimes he assumed the command, and sometimes he was drilled with others. He vvas ibe very person, too, it is ill evidence, that was chosen to carry the Mid ! leton flag to tbe meeting. Previously to the meeting, Mr. Murray and Mr. Shawcross, of the Police Office, were dreadfully abused whilst viewing the drilling parties at While Moss : they compelled Murray to abjure bis allegiance to the King and the Constitution. On the morning of ihe Kith of August, to manifest their feelings of defiance and confidence, a large partv stopped and raised a tremendous noise when they reached the house, of Murray. Another large column marched by ibe Exchange, where many gentlemen were assembled, and Mr. Hunt, nt ifs bead, scowled on those gentlemen looks of insolence aud defiance. He next moved his column towards the Star Inn, where the Magistrates were assembled, and In Ihe same way insulted them. These respective divisions marched with a measured step, in companies, re- gularly oflieereu : they gave ihe command, were im- plicitly obeyed, and each division or column had its flags, with inscriptions; its bugles, ifs drums and fifes. My learned Friend ( the Counsel for the plain- tiff) says there was nothing in such inscriptions as 44 Liberty or Death ; 7' but, they, thus used, could mean nothing but this— we nre determined to ac- complish that equal representation which we seek, or nor survive the failure. Can any man, wilb all the circumstances of the meeting before him, say these inscriptions were necessary to any other pur- poses but those of disaffection, insurrection, and treason, which the leaders of that meeting had con- templated ? The Cap of Liberty, too, was perfectly harmless in the estimation of my Learned Friend ; but who can doubt the object for which if was intro- duced in the military cavalcade of Henry Hunt, Esq. that it was introduced there as it vvas in France, ns the emblem of revolt and rerolution ? associated as it was with banners, daggers, & seditions inscriptions. The Magistrates of Lancashire and Cheshire were fully apprised of all the proceedings going, on in the disaffected districts. And allow me here to say, that if ever there was a body of men who more fully merited tbe gratitude of fhe other and humbterclasses of society, it is the Magistrates of the county in which I now address yon. They are men of charac- ter, and of education, and can have no object incom- patible with the peace and the happiness of the community amongst whom they reside. You will, Gentlemen, I have no doubt, by your verdict, declare— lhat as faithful conservators of the peace, that first duty of the Magistracy, the}' could not have acted in any other manner than as they did. They went to live at Manchester, to protect tbe vast mass of property which you all know is centered in that town, and to preserve tbe peace of the country. To be close to the meeting, tbey repaired to ihe house of Mr. Buxton at ten o'clock on the morning of the Kith of August, and carefully observed all the preparations for and proceedings of the meeting with their own eyes. What Mr. Stanley's feelings may be as to the existence of danger, I know not; but this I know, that that danger was of a nature to try the nerves and courage of the boldest man. Appli- cation had heen made by many men of property and Character in the town of Manchester, stating their sense of the danger in which that property was placed, and the apprehensions that were entertained from the formidable array of that congregated meet- ing. Two lines of Constables were arranged to keep intercourse between tbe Magistrates and the hustings, to enable the civil power to take up one or two individuals Under a warrant. Tbe parties on the hustings soon checked this design, by causing a pressure of the multitude. I will shew yon, by unquestionable evidence, that there was an impe- netrable barrier opposed to that access; that there was a linking of arms of seven or eight rows deep, round ihe hustings. Was there ever a meeting, Gentlemen, in tbe history of the country, which, though it might have been assembled without any arrangement for disorder, could not be stimulated to violence and outrage by one or two active incen- diaries? Some of you must know of fhe dreadful riots in the metropolis in 1780. There a mob assembled, not one- third in numbers equal to the acknowledged mass at Manchester, under a man of family— of integrity— but even he was unable to repress a violent fermentation. The Lord Mayor of London refused to call out the military— Newgale was fired — Roman Catholics were destroyed, and their houses assailed. In the course of one night it became necessary to call in regiment after regiment, until af length a warfare took place which terminated in a lamentable effusion of blood. What were the effects of the recent meetings at Spa Fields ? A wild expression used by young Watson excited plunder and effusion of blood. And was there ever a public meeting such as that of the 16th of August, convened, too, hyon itinerant demagogue, always on the alert in work of mischief? The Magistrates were bound to disperse such a meeting: they were bound to preserve tbe peace of the country from the machinations of men of desper- ate habits, of desperate fortunes, and of desperate principles Information being legally given when Hunt and others were on the hustings, ten of the Magistrates signed a warrant for his arrest. It is idle to say lhat the civil poorer should have first tried to execute the warrant. The civil power was not blindly to expose themselves to massacre and death. The civil power will tell you what their decided impression vvas. Both Constables and Magistrates agreed in the same impression, and of these Magis- trates I will call seven before you. They expressed that opinion through their Chairman, Mr. Ilnlton, upon whose character and conduct the most shameful and unmerited misrepresentation has been cast; for there does not exist in this great and opulent county a man of higher honour, or more unblemished cha- racter, or indisputable veracity, than Mr. Ilulton— a man who, if he had not displayed the courage which lie did on that day, well knew that the properties &: lives of the inhabitants would have been the probable sacrifice, and general insurrection tbe result. But he shall have, this day, ample justice done him at your hands. It was agreed by the Magistrates, without one dissentient voice, that the warrant could not be executed without a military force. And I will shew, Gentlemen, with evidence so numerous as almost to saturate you, that not a blow was struck by tbe Yeomanry before ihey reached the husiings ; that not a blow vvas struck until they had experi- enced, by the throwing of stones and brickbats at them, almost an insurmountable resistance. They were entitled to repel force by force, and every thing that subsequently occurred was legal. It was a single troop of yeomanry cavalry : they had scarely entered the crowd when the mob closed upon theni, and it was the impression of the Magistrates, and of men well capable of judging, that if prompt assist ance had not been afforded by the other military, that troop of yeomanry would have been annihilated. It was so considered, and orders were sent to Colonel L'Estrange accordingly. As to what has been said by Mr. Shnttleworth and Mr. Greg ( witnesses called by the plaintiff) as to their impressions of alarm, I care nothing for them. Tbere were 50,01) 0 persons on that ground who would stale that they felt no alarm. It is to that sense of danger which those felt who had there a duty to perform, and who, as con- servators of the public peace, were responsible for its preservation, that you must direct your attention. Finally, Gentlemen, it will be proved to you that the yeomanry acted under a warrant from the Magis- tra'es, and in obedience'to that warrant; and his Lordship will tell you, that under such circumstances, the plaintiff should have brought his nction within six months after the infliction of the injury. You are called upon this day, Gentlemen, to per- form a great and weighty task : it is most important that the principles of justice should never be sacri- ficed lo tbe pleasure of any class ; and therefore, in anticipating that verdict which I feel the defendants will receive at your hands, I am anticipating- what I know will he most satisfactory to the virtuous, the reflecting, and ihe impartial portion of the commu- nity. It is a question whether the laws and conslitu tion of this realm are to exist; for co- exist they cannot with meetings of assembled multitudes, whose arrangements and array indicate nothing but excite- ment to insurrection and to blood. Under these impressions, Gentlemen, I leave the case with con- fidence in your hands. COLLIERS. . . . r The Birmingham Gazette of Monday last sayjf," We regret to state that, in consequence of au at- tempt on fhe part of the masters lo make what they, deem a necessary reduction in the wages of fh<* Colliers, the greal body of that class of, workmen' have quitted their employment; and, leaving their wives and families chargeable to the different parishes, are wandering in parties through tho country, raising contributions on the public, under, prefence of being thrown out of work by some recent failures. This town and its environs particularly, have for the last week or two. been greatly annoyed by their pressing and almost threatening imporlu- iiities^." " We arc sorry to learn ( says the Wolverhamp- ton Chronicle) lhat the gentry, f irmers, and olheis inf this neighbourhood bave, during ibe last fortnight, been much annoyed by great" uuirjVrs of colliei* and iroustoire getters calling at iherf houses and' begging, ajid, in some instances oemandrng relief, under prefence of their not being able to obtain employment; ami it is with equal regret we under-, sfland that many of them have left I heir homes, gone to considerable clristnnoes in this and ffie adjoining- counties, and are living in idleness upon th. e money vt'hieh they Collect Under similar representations, whilst their families Jiave in many instances become chargeable to tho. fwirfsh. We therefore think if our duty to siafe, as we are enabled fo do from the most correct information, tbaf there is full employment offered to them by their masters at n triffin'g re- duction of wages, which is imperiously called for by the depressed state of tlie% iron Iratfe, and which vvilf leave thcui quite as well off, considering the low price of provisions, as they ever were. It is IIHT « '- fore earnestly to be hoped lhat. relief will be withiVeki from them." On this subject the fallowing comn: i; iiicalion frora a respectable source is subjoined :— 44 To the Editor of the Birmingham Gazette.. " SIR, 14 The state of tlie mining disfric's of West Rrom., wich, Wednesbury, Tipton, Dudley, Sedgley, Bilston, and Wolverhampton, is become so agitated and so disturbed as almost to put an end to tlie iron manu- facture, and fo the supply of coal for bumc use and for the adjoining- towns and counties. Tbe colliers have ( as we term it) struck for wages, and parries. of* them are ranging the country as beggars & vagrants, which it may be feared may end in plunder and violence ; it therefore behoves every one to be on b; « guard against them, ond as there is at present suffi- cient employment for colliers and ironstone miners at reduced prices, by which tbey may earn from 2s. 6d. to 3s. 6d. per day, according tn theiremploy- ment, it is a wrong and ui'siaken duty to relieve them, however distressing tbeir tale may be. The workmen know that the iron trade and manufactures in general cannot be carried on without coal, and their object is to force their masters to raise their wages by stopping their work ® , in which they pro- ceed so daringly as to go from work to work, and oblige those who are peaceable and inclined to work, to come dill of the pits and leave their employment. We have no laws to oblige men to work against their will, if tbey can live without, but our laws are strict and imperious lo protect the property and the labour of the well inclined, and what property bas a poor man but his labour ? 44 Magistrates and country gentlemen are apt to consider tbe situation of miners as unfortunate and compassionate, but for 25 years there have been no men more comfortable, or better fed and clothed, nnd they have no real sufferings at this time, ns they can now afford to live as well for 18s. per week as they could a few years back at 30s. per week ; it is there- fore strongly necessary for the Magistrates to keep a strict eye upon the colliers' conduct, and to have ihe country cleared of them as dangerous to society Should not the same means be. used with them a* with common beggars? Why should strolling colliers be permitted to alarm the country, when their work is not only badly wanted, but many furnaces, iron mills, and iron manufactories, are in danger of stop- ping their works through their obstinacy, which if not speedily remedied, will create confusion, and adit other evils to our already unfortunate situation ? If 1 have written strong, it is because I have been a collier's master 40 years. I know them well, and if tbey are suffering a little, and cannot enjoy their ale two or three days a week, their makers are in ft much worse state, for if they cannot reduce their labour to a moderate state, they must throw up their affairs or submit to ruin." p " COMBINATION AMONGST WORKMEN.— OII Saturday last, Thomas Turner, Wm. Rea, George Hancox, and Hugh Dryhurst the younger, journey- men braziers, were committed by Isaac Spppner, Esq. and the Rev. J. H. Spry, two of his Majesty's Justices of the Peace for the county of Warwick, to the house of correction for six weeks, there f « > be kept to hard labour, for combining to prevent their masters, J. Kendall and Co. of Birmingham, from employing whomsoever they thought proper in their manufactory.— And on the same day, Samuel Green, another journeyman brazier, was committed by the same Justices also to six weeks* hard labour in the house of correction^ for attempt- ing- to prevail upon some journeymen working for the said J. Kendall and Co. to leave their service because they employed a particular woikman. REDUCTION OF POOR RATES.— The Poor Rates of Birmingham for the year just ended, were' one third less than those of the year preceding. This reduction has been as much caused by care- fully attending to the expenditure and to the im- partial collection of the rates^ as by the improved state of business. During the last year there was a reduction of4 £ 3780 in the expenditure of the parish of VValcot ( Bath). Since Sunday, the 31st ult. Upwards of five hun- dred and sixty vessels are supposed to have sailed from the port of Liverpool.— The Custora- housC books, on the 30th ult. presented a list of one huni dred and fifty vessels loading for foreign countries; a circumstance unprecedented in fhe history of that place. FINISH OF THE LOTTERY. Last and onli) Dat) of Drawing, NEXT TUESDAY, 23d of APRIL, rp BISH, of the Oia State Lottery A • Offices, 4, CORNHILI., & 0, CHARINO- CROSS, London, cnlls tbe Attention of his best Friends, the Public, to the present Rich State of the Wheel, WtllClf CONTAINS Two Prizes of £< 20,000 ! And c20 other Capitals of £ 1000, £ 500, & C. SEE. ALL OF WHICH Must be Draicn on TUESDAY Next, The 23d lust, when the Lottery will entirely finish. Tickets nnd Shares, warranted undrawn, are on Sale at BISH's Offices in London, and by his Agents as under : R. JONES, Cheesemonger, SHREWSBURY; B. PARTRIDGE, Bookseller. BRIDGNORTH; POOLE & HARDING, Booksellers, C HESTER; T. GRIFFITHS, Bookseller, LUDLOW; J. HILL, Grocer, MARKET DRAYTON ; J. SMITH, Bookseller, NEWCASTLE; E. JONES, Bookseller, NANTWICH; W. PRICE, Bookseller, OSWESTRY; A. MORGAN, Bookseller, STAFFORD; R. PARKER, Bookseller, WHITCHURCH; P. DKNMAN, Bookseller, WOLVERHAMPTOPT. BISH has already sold TWENTY- THREE Capitals in the present Lottery, and Shares of the greater Part of them vvefe sold by his Agents in the Country. FEMALE UTTERF. R OF FORGED NOTES.—* On Friday last, Ann Layshaw alias Sarah IVardle, a woman about 40 years of age, underwent a second examination at the Lanibeih- street Police Office, London, and was further remanded for another week, upon four distinct charges of uttering forged Bank of England £ 5 notes.— This i « the notorious female who, under the name of Mrs. Wardle, was committed on a similar charge to Stafford Gaol, in 1817, and convicted, but from which prison she contrived to make her escape on the 4th of January, 1818, the gang wifh which she was connected having bribed one of the turnkeys to connive at her escape. f., r Which be was himself transported.— When examined on Friday last, the Sitting Magistrate told her l e was aware of her exploits aud infamous character • that she stood in a frightful situation; and, if si e had twenty lives, they were all forfeited to Bank prosecutions, to say nothing of her being already a convict.— This woman had beeu for some time un- heard of; but her old occupation at length betrayed her. It appears that a few months ago she obtained lodgings at a small public house at Tewkesbury^ pretending to be a lady's maid in a family then at Cheltenham, who were about fo visit iu the neigh- bourhood of Tewkesbury. Under the pretences this statement afforded her, she occasionally left ibe house for a few days, and frequently received and forwarded parcels containing what were believed to be genuine cash notes : she contrived by fabricated tales to get the servant of tbe bouse dismissed, and theu conde- scended to assist the old landlord and his wife by doing most of the work which ihe girl had done. At this juncture the landlady died, and the landlord, smitten by tbe arts and address of bis lodger, to whom he now made proposals, was about to marry her, when a casual kitchen customer recognized her as an old acquaintance, and broached the tale of her conviction nt Stafford, &, e.; this Unfortunate business obliged her to decamp, and the poor land- lord, vexed at the affair, and conscious of bis im- propriety in thus harbouring and proposing to an unknown female, in a few days put a period to his existence! and there is no doifbt a short time will put a period to the life of his deceiver. THE OXFORD CIRCUIT terminated at Gloit* cester on Tuesday last; at which place 11 prisoner^ received sentence of death* but they have all been reprieved.— Reprieves have also been received for George Preece condemned at Hereford ; and for Guest and Brittle at Worcester. The Assizes for the county of Warwick term- inated at six o'clock on ( he evening of Saturday week. Ail the prisoners capitally convicted, with the exception of William . Judd, for uttering forged bank notes, were reprieved the same night. LATE DUEL IN SCOTLAND. In our Journal of the 3d inst. we stated the fact of a duel having taken place between Sir Alexander Eoswell, Bart, of Auchinlcek, and James Stuart, Esq. jun. of Dunearn, Writer to the Signet. John Douglas, E?<|. brother to the Marquis of Queens- berry, was second to Sir A. Boswell, and the Earl < f Rosslyn to Mr. Stuart. In this duel Sir Alexander fust his life.— The following is said to be a correct copy of the song, which occasioned the duel, omit- ting only the name of a gentleman who has had no share in this much to be lamented transaction:— mire S^ NO. SUPPOSED TO BE WRITTEN BY ONE OF TIIE JAMES'S — CRPTA1XLY NOT BY KINO JAMES THE FIRST, OR KING JAMES FT IE FIFTH — BL'T PUOBABJ.? BY ONE OF TIIE HOUSE OF ST CART. TCNB- 1 Sheriff Muir." re Whigs, There's some say that ih< And some say that we're W And some say there's nne Whigs ava, man ; But ae thing I'm sure, A pawky Whig do- er Is the Whig lhat outwhiggifits a' man! CHORUS. And they crack und we ta'k, And thev tn'k and we crack, And we ta'k and they crack avva, man! For conscience, the auld Whigs Were sterling aiid hauld Whigs, And gied their oppressors a claw, man ; But now Whigs for siller ( Their calf on the pillar), Keh nought ahout conscience ava', man ! And they crack and we ta'k, & c. The De'il took the lawyer, And left the poor sawyer, lie wasna a mouse to his paw, man, Owr stiaught was his mark, man, But a Whig Signet Clerk, man, Can onv tliing, onv way, thraW, man ! And they crack and we ta'k, & c. They rant about Freedom, But when ye ha'e fee'd ' em. Cry het, or cry cauld, and they'll blaw, man ; Tak him maist rampugant, And inak him King's Agent, And, hegh ! how his fury will fa', man ! And they crack aud we ta'k, &. c. There's stot- feeder, Stuart, Kent for that fat- cow— art, Uow glegly he kicks onv ha', man ; And , long chiel, man, Whose height might serve weel, man, To read his aiu name on a wa', man ! And they crack and we ta'k, tic. Your knights o' the pen, man, Are 0? gentlemen, man. Ilk body\ » a limb o' the law, man ; Tacks, bonds, precognitions, Bills, wills, and petitions. And ought but a trigger some draw, man ! And they crack and we ta'kj& e. & ae foul fa' backbiters, Wa rin down sic vriters, Who fatten sae brave and sae hraw, man, Ilk W biggish believer, Ilk priviledg'd rievar, Come join in a hearty huzza, man ! For they crack, and we ta'k, Aud they ta'k, and we crack, Aud we ta'k aud they crack aw a, man! Thc Glasgow Courier states, that the manner in which Mr. Stuart obtained the information that Sir Alexander was the author of the above song, v. as as follows :— " A person, named Borlhwick, was concerned in the Sentinel at the time an article appeared in that paper reflecting upon Mr. Stuart, and for which the paper is under prosecution for a libel. Some mouths ago Borthwick went out of the concern, and an ad- vertisement was published in different newspapers, stating the dissolution of the co- partnership, and that he ceased to have any concern or interest in the Sentinel. Borthwick relinquished his share aud claim under an agreement for a sum of money, which, he alleges, has not heen fulfilled, and is, in consequence, at this moment, carrying on a prose- cution against the other proprietor or proprietors of the Sentinel, either to receive ihe sum in question, or to he admitted again as a partner in the concern. Borthwick was subsequently incarcerated in our gaol for a debt amounting to £ 50. On Sunday, the 10th rent, a legal gentleman from llanilton came and ten- dered the £ 50 for payment of Borthwick's debt, und got him liberated from prison the same day ' .. VI.... L- P.., rl ing of Sunday, the 9th of March; lhat about sev<, 1V o'clock uext morning he went to the office, and took from one of thc desks which was open, and from another of which he still retained the key, the manu- scripts iu question ; that he conceived himself en- titled to do this ; « ll| d lhat he had a strong induce- ment lo it, namely, to save himself from the conse- quence of prosecutions brought against him through the acts of his partner. A young man, who had been a compositor in The Sentinel Office, and who, it is said, was employed by Borthwick to carry the papers to the Tontine, has also been committed on a Justi- ciary warrant, as his master's accomplice."— Dundee Advertizer. In the event of the trials of the surviving prin- cipal and seconds, that of the Earl of Uosslyn, being a Peer of the Realm, will take place at thc bar of the House of Lords. It is stated, that when a duel takes place upon a challenge, and is followed by the death of one of the parties, it is, by the laws of Scotland, murder on the survivor, how fair and equal soever the manner of conducting the coinhat; and that the bare act of engaging in a duel is also a capital crime; though neither of the parties may have suffered in the encounter. Another statute also made it punishable, with banishment and escheat of moveables, to be concerned in fhe giving, send- ing, or accepting ofa challenge, even though uo combat should ensue.— It is a singular circum- stance, lhat Sir Alexander Boswell himself should, in 1819, have been the author of a bill in parlia- ment, which afterwards passed into a law, to repeal tlic latter statute ; and thus the punishment applicable t « > all those concerned in the affair in which he fell, is, through his instrumentality, very different from what it otherwise would have beeu. CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. Next fnorninf, about eight o'clock, Borthwick went to the Sentinel- office, arid bv force broke open the desks, and carried oft' the whole of the papers arid manu- scripts. These he carried directly to the TonUne Inn, where Mr. Stuart, of Duncaro, and another gentleman of the law from Edinburgh, were, and who had come there on the preceding Saturday evening. The papers were all delivered into the hands of these gentlemen, who selected what pleased them, but delivered the remainder to Borthwick or his agent ; and departing to Edinburgh that evening, carried those they had selected with them. From these papers, the discovery of the author of the article mentioned, as well as that of others, was made. Mr. Stuart, we hear, was never out of the inn during the time Ire was in this city. Where ihe £ 50 came from that was paid for the liberation of Borthwick, no one concerned knows. Alt affect ignorance. A legal investigation is, we understand, going on re- garding these extraordinary proceedings, about which the public will, we presume, soon receive more information. It is asserted that no regular dis- solution of the Sentinel Co- pnrtnery eter took place, and that Borthwick never ad vertised out of that con- cern. To ascertain this we turned over the follow- ing files:— The Sentinel, where we find the adver- tisement in that paper of the 28th November last— our own, where we find it in the Courier of Decem- ber 18th, and in the ' Edinburgh Gazette of the same date: in each, regularly witnessed and with the signatures of both partners attached. What right Borthwick had, without, legal authority, to go to tbe office of that Paper and carry away any papers, but more especially papers that had beeu received there after he had relinquished all share in the concern, we cannot divine. The song which led to this fatal duel, was inserted in the Sentinel of the 26th De- cember, a month after the dissolution We nmst live under strange laws, if such proceedings can he tolerated, or held as legal and just. After this we hope we shall hear no more from certain quarters about the infamy of employing spies and informers." The Ayr Courier, of a recent date, says—" VVe understand that, when Sir Alexander Boswell fell, Mr. Stuart immediately left the ground, without con- descending lo make any inquiries respecting the fate of his antagonist; and such was his confusion and perturbation of mind, lhat he was iu the act of leaping into Sir Alexander's carriage, when he was informed of his mistake, lie then hastily entered his own, and ordered the postillion to drive off' with all speed. Sir Alexander was placed upon a board, and carried to Balmuto House. He appeared quite sensible. On arriving at a stone dike, part of w hich had to he pulled down to allow them to pass, with a characteristic feeling, he said to those who were supposing him, that he feared they would find him too heavy, and requested them to lay him down until the impediment was removed. If is said, lhat he submitted the consideration of the whole affair, along with Mr. S.' s challenge, to six Gentlemen, of known respectability, professing to be guided by their own decision ; and that these gentlemen having been equally divided in their opinions, for and against a meeting with Mr. Slnart, Sir Alexander said, that since this was the case, he would give the casting vote, which was reserved to himself, on that side, from w hich the laws of honour admitted of no alter- native." The following is a Copy of a Letter from Hope, near Bathurst, Cape of Good Hope, dated Dec. 3: —" The opening for commerce is now belter than ever for our part of the country. The problem of the anchorage off the Kowie river, and the entrance over the bar, were solved by the Elizabeth schooner. S! ie left Algoa Day with a freight principally for Government, anchored off the Kowie on the evening of the 8th of November, rode safe and easy through the night, although' it blew fresh, and the next day weighed anchor at half tide, and came over the bar with even her foretbp- gallant- sail set, without ship- ping a single spray. She discharged her cargo, and careened alongside the shore as at a wharf. There is a vessel of 50 tons register, which has been built at Cape Town, for the purpose of coasting from thence into the Kowie and back. Whenever it may please the Almighty to cause us to have good crops, we shall be sure of sending our surplus, particularly of butter, cheese, bacon, ham?, salt beef, and leather, to Cape Town and to the Mauritius. Pigs, that were very scarce indeed amongst its when we first arrived, begin now to be pretty plentiful. "" The change effected in the appearance of the country, Since the arrival of the first settlers in I April, 1820, is wonderful. Algoa Bay, the town of Port Elizabeth, where there were only two houses, boasts now of 30 and upwards. Graham's Town consisted then of 22 houses, now of 60 aud upwards; 50 more building lots are granted and measured out, and must be built upon within thc twelvemonth, or foifeited. Bathurst has sprung from the w ilderness completely, and contains, built or building, between 40 and 50 houses, besides handsome barracks. Upwards of 70 building lots, in all, have been granted or sold, and must conse- quently be shortly built upon. Another town is now forming on the right bank of the Kowie, not far from the mouth, which will increase in ratio with the navigation of that river, and the trade carried on. " Fredericksburg, across the Fish River, was only founded in June, 1821, and contains already 26 houses built, besides the barracks, and nearly as many more building. All the towns which I have now mentioned have been founded under the authority of Government. Besides these, there are a number of very decent villages, built by the different parties of settlers. One in particular I shall mention, which is important from its size, and the order with which their affairs are con- ducted, both spiritual and temporal, i mean Salem, founded by the party which came from England under the direction of Hezekiah Sephton. The town consists of 75 houses ; the remainder of the party are in three neighbouring valhes. I hey have a market every Thursday. Their temporal concerns, as a body, are under the direction of a Committee of II ; their Minister is a Mr. Shaw They have an every- day school, and a Sunday school. They are Dissenters ( Methodists), lieli gion is the tie that binds this numerous party together. The Court of Circuit sat at Bathurst in October, and the Dutch Code of Laws, aiid manner of adminstering justice, so much deprecated by the settlers, and for which they so much wished to substitute Trial hy Jury, and God knows what, was universally pronounced to be strictly in equity, and devoid of all quibble; and if it had a fauit, it was too lenient. 1 am sorry to say rice and flour are at a most ruinous price ; retail, rice 6d per lb.; coarse flour ( that is, with all the bran in it) 6d.; fine flour, 9d. and lOd. j potatoes ( what few are ever brought lo market) arc 10 to 12 and 14 rix- dullars the sack." FOREIGN NEWS. The news from Paris is to the 7th inst. The proofs of a plot of deep and serious extent having existed, are still from time to time elicited by the activity of the Police. On Thursday last a number of cases containing" arms were seized in Paris ;— there were between 5 and 600 muskets with bayonets; many pistols aud swords. France, however, is in apparent tranquility. The funds have decl'med something more, arising doubtless from the probability of war in Turkey. I Madrid Papers to the 28th of March have been received. They are chiefly filled with details of revolutionary outrages committed, or attempted, in various part of that distracted country, and tend to induce a conviction that a terrible crisis must be the result. There is no stability in any of the great component parts of civil society. Laws are made and unmade; Ministers are appointed and. dismissed ; Magistrates are in office to- dav, and in exile to- morrow; all other public functionaries share similar vicissitudes; while the people, tossed to and fro on this agitaled sea of revolution, know not how soon they may be engulphed beneath its waves. Letters from Lisbon, dated the 19th ult. state that in the Sitting of the Cortes of lhat day, the Committee of 12, appointed to take into consider- ation Ihe state of the relations between Portugal and Brazil, made their Report, which was unani- mously agreed to. It recommends, among other moderate conciliatory arrangements, that orders be dispatched directing the Piince Royal not to leave Rio Janeiro, and to remain there until the general organization of the kingdom of Brazil be completed. Letters from Hamburgh say, accounts have been received at Copenhagen from Iceland. While the winter in the east of Europe has been remark- ably mild,,, it set in early in Iceland* with great rigour. Vast quantities of » now fell, and the northern and eastern coasts were wholly blocked up with floating ice. In the night of the 20th of December, the mountain Oefields Jokel, to the south- east of Hecla, which has been at rest ever since 1612, began to emit fire, so that the ice with which it was covered suddenly burst with a dreadful crash, the earth trembled, and immense masses of snow rolled from the summit of the mountain, a height of 5500 feet. Ever since a large column of tire has been rising from the mountain, which threw out vast quantities of ashes aycl stones, some of the latter weighing from 50 to 80 pounds, being cast to the distance ofa German mile ( five English miles). The mountain continued to burn till the lst of February, and smoked till the 23d, hut at that time the ice had again collected round the crater. The weather was very unsettled and stormy during the eruption. Advices received from the United States bring the important intelligence that the President had sent a Message to Congress, recommending them to recognise the Independence of the Son lb Amc- icau Provinces. " Mr. Borthwick, of The Glasgow Sentinel, was apprehended at Dundee on Wednesday, and carried to Edinburgh early on Thursday morning, by Mr. Patrick MiTrrav, messenger at arms, on a Justiciary warrant, charging him with having abstracted several letters and other manuscripts from the Printing office of lhat paper. The legality of Mr. Borthwick's con- duct. we understand, is involved in a question still pending, as to whether, at the time of his taking the papers, he was or was uot a proprietor ? His state- ment is, lhat he was so : that he had agreed, no dmibf, to sell his interest in the concern to his part- ner Alexander; but that the latter not having ful- filled ihe conditions of the bargain, Borlhwick had obtained a judgment of the Magistrates at Glasgow, reinstating him in thc possession ; that he accord- ingly resumed possession before witnesses ; but was immediately thrown into prison, on an old caption for debt; fhal he was liberated by hiiageut on the eveu- A gentleman in Suffolk ( Mr. Rouse) has pub- lished an essay, in which he has shewn that farmers were formerly allowed the value of 96 quartern loaves for every quarter of wheat, for a period of 500 years of our written laws; that is to say, the average value of a quarter of wheat fixed the price of the quartern loaf, which was the 96th part of that average; the rest of the produce of the quarter of wheat, valued at eight quartern loaves ( making one hundred and four in the whole), was allowed for grinding, baking, and selling ; leaving also the offal ( as bran, & c.) to ihe trade. By comparing the average price of wheat ( taking Mark- lane as the standard) with thc price of bread, farmers now only get the amount of about fifty- five quartern loaves, leaving the value of fifty- four, or nearly half, to the traders and corn dealers. FZARLY POTATOES.— Mr. Knight, thc distin- guished President of the Horticultural Society, has supplied the long desideratum with regard to the seeding of early potatoes. The potatoe con- tinues in perfection about 14 years, it should then be again raised from seed; but those of the early sort rarely bloom. The seed is procured in the common way from chance seeds from plants of the latter variety. The preternatural formation of the tuberose roots is the cause, according to Mr. Knight, of their not seeding. He gives the follow- ing as a mode to obtain a certain supply of seed : The potatoe sets must be planted in little heaps of soil, with a stake in the middle; when the plants are. about four inches high, the earth is to be washed away by a strong current of water, so that the fibrous roots alone enter thc soil: these art; totally different from Ihe fibres furnishing the potatoe. When this plan is followed, numerous blossoms appear, which furnish abundance of seed ; and thus new and improved varieties may easily be obtained. The Devizes Gazette says :—" On Sunday week two women, who represented themselves as soldiers' wives, proceeding from Jersey to Ireland, applied at the Office of the Sherborne Mendicity Society for relief. They had beeu recommended to adopt this course by a man whom they met at the lodgin: house, who, having received similar assistance offered to conduct the strangers to the Office. Before he left them however, he stated that they would in all probability be searched, and that if they had any money in their possession they had better intrust it to him until they had undergone the expected ordeal. Their joint stock consisted of I ls. Od. which they readily placcd in the hands of their friendly guide, and then entered the Office, Tbeir story was heard, and tickets of relief given them; but on looking for the fellow who held their secret hoard, he was now here to be found, he had , hastily decamped, leaving his dupes to lament and anaiheiuatigc such " tricks upon travellers." Account of an Old Man of the Aye of King William; by Dr. Silli. man. Two miles from Whitehall, on the Salem- road, to Albany, in ihe state of New York, lives Henry Francisco, a native of France, and of a place which he pronounced Essax. He believes himself to be one hundred nnd thirty- four years old, and the country around believe him to be of this great age. When we arrived at his residence ( a plain farmer's house, not painted, rather out of repair, and much open to the wind), he was up stairs, at his daily work, of spooling and winding yarn. This occupa- | tiou is auxiliary to that of his wife, who is a weaver, and ahho' more than 80 years old, she weaves 6 yards a day, and the old man can supply her with more yarn than she can weave. Supposing he must be very feeble, we offered to go up stairs to him, hut he £ oo » came down, walking somewhat stooping, and supported by a staff, but with less apparent incon- venience than most persons exhibit at eighty- five and ninety. His stature is of the middle size. He still retains the front teeth of his upper jaw ; his mouth is uot fallen in, like that of old people, gener- ally, and his lips, particularly, are like those of middle life ; his voice is strong ^ nd sweet toned, although a little tremulous ; his hefyiug very little impaired, so lhat a voice of usual strength, with dis- tinct articulation, enables him to understand; his eye- sight is sufficient for his work, and he dis- tinguishes large print, such as the title- page of the Bible, without glasses; his health is good, and has always been so, except that he has now a cough and expectoration. His father was driven out of France hy religious persecution, aud fled to Amsterdam ; by his account it mnst have been on account of the persecutions of the French protestants, or Huguenots, in the latter part of the reign of Louis XIV. From these dates we are enabled to fix the time of his birth, provided he is correct in the main fact, for he says he was present at Queen Anne's coronation, and was sixteen years old, the 31st day of May, old style. He said he fought in all Queen Anne's wars, nnd | was at many battles, und under many commanders, hut his memory fails, and he cannot remember their names, except the Duke of Marlborough, who was one of them. He has been much cut up by wounds which he showed us, hut cannot always give a very distinct account of his warfare. He has had two wives, and twenty- one children ; the youngest child is the daughter, iu whose house he now lives, and she is fifty- two years old ; of course he was eighty- two when she was born ; they suppose several of the older children are still living, at a very advanced age, beyond the Ohio, but they have not heard of them in several years. Henry Francisco has been, all his life, a very active and energetic, although not a stout- framed man. He was formerly fond of spirits, and did, for a certain period, drink more than was proper, hut that habit appears to have been long abandoned. In other respects he has been remarkably abstemi- ous, eating but little, and particularly abstaining almost entirely from animal food; his fovonrile articles being tea, bread and butter, and baked apples. His wife said, lhat afler such a breakfast, he would go out and work till noon; then dine upon the same, if he conld get if, and then take the same at night, and particularly, that he always drank tea when he could obtain it, ihree cups at a time, ihree limes a day. Little could I have expected to converse and shake bauds wilh a man who has been a soldier in most of the wars of this country for one hundred" years— who, more than a century ago, fought under Marl- borough, in the wars of Queen Anne, and who, ( already grown up to manhood), saw her crowned oue bunded and seventeen years since; who, one hundred & twenty- eight years ago, and in the century before the last, was driven from France by the proud, magnificent, and intolerant Louis XIV, and w ho has ved a forty- fourth part of all the time that the human race have occupied this globt! RUSSIA AND TURKEY. The recent warlike demonstrations of the Turks are stated to have mainly arisen from their exult- ation at the death of Ali Pacha, who had been taken prisoner by thc force sent against him ; Ali's head had since been exhibited at Constantinople. The following is an extract of a letter, dated Odessa, March 12:—" The new accounts which we receive from Constantinople, of the date of the 7th, confirm the previous statements of the enthu- siasm excited in the Turks by the fall of Ali Pacha. This intoxication of success has already cost the lives of many Greeks ; scenes of barbarity and ferocity have been renewed in the capital, and the people are eager for war. The Reis Effendi, in the Conference of the 16th of February, held pretty temperate language to the British Ambas- sador, but the Note which he had delivered to the Foreign Ministers proves that he only sought to deceive the Noble Lord; we know from good authority, that it is expressly said in it, that if the Porte has not at the same time demanded tbe restoration of the fortresses which it has lost in Asia, it is pure moderation on its part. The Ottoman Cabinet also accuses the Austrian Cabi- net of partiality to Russia in the exertions of its Minister to maintain peace. These two points may enable us to guess at the rest of this Turkish Note; and we may be eaasily persuaded that the measure of the iniquity of that Power is full. Some persons affirm here that the first news of the rejection of our ultimatum was known on the 5th iust. and that it was immediately sent to St. Petersburg!!." Dutch and Flanders Papers to the 9th instant, contain the following details of a conflagration at Jassy, and of the ensuing deplorable consequences : " Frontiers of Moldavia, March 14. " On the 9th, in the evening, a fire broke out at Jassy, and destroyed before the morning 580 houses. The others had already been so devastated by the Turks, that this city, which contained many elegant buildings in the most modern European taste, re- sembled a heap of ruins. The Janissaries in Jassy were accused of having been the cause of the fire, and got into a quarrel on account of this accusation wiih the other troops ( Tilemes), so that a sharp con- flict ensued between them, which was not over when the post departed at 10 o'clock P. M. of the 11th.— The Janissaries fought with great fury in the streets of the unfortunate town; the Tilemes defended themselves from the houses, by which 100 of the inhabitants were killed or wounded, on the first day. Of the Janissaries, 190 killed and 80 wounded w ere brought into the yard ofthe Prince's Court. The loss of the other party could not he conjectured.— Some Germans who have arrived froin Jassy cannot find terms to describe the misery that reigns in Mol- davia. The land is no where tilled ; all the mer- chandise, especially cloths, have been seized by the Turks, In the streets, which are never remarkably clean, dead horses, half pot rifled, lie about, and only a few half- naked Gvpseys are to be seen. Were not the peasants in Moldavia and Wallachia already ac- customed to live under the severest oppression, they certainly would not endure the tyranny of the Turks; hut as there is very little difference between the treatment they experienced from the Boyars and their Agents, and that they receive from the Turks, and the peasants are so simple, that they have no notion of tbeir melancholy situation, but approach every superior, consequently the Turks, with the most abject humility— they find all this quite natural. As well the peasants as the gypseys have been partly relieved by the Turks from the burden of bringing f up their children, almost every Janissary having ! appropriated to himself some boys and girls, and sent them to his own home. It may be imagined what influence this state of things has on the dull- minded, lazy, covetous Boyar.*, who have a natural aversion from all industry nnd mental occupation, though iu general they are used merely to kill time, aud to live in luxury on the revenues of their lands, and the contributions exacted with great rigour from their inferiors. These Boyars ( or petty governors), who are now almost all fugitives, trouble ^ themselves about political events, and even read the newspapers, which is an extraordinary exertion for them; their entire hope is in the Russians, whom they have not forgotten since 1812 : time will shew how far these hopes are well founded. At this time there are hardly ten thousand Russian troops in Bessarabia, including the garrison of Chotym ; as the resl have settled behind the Dniester, probably from want of forage, and perhaps also to get iuto more convenient quarters." MANCHESTER RADICAL MEETING, We stated in our last Journal, that an action was brought at the Lancaster Assizes, by certain persons who had attended the Manchester illegal meeting held on the 16th August, 1819, against Capt. Birley and other members of the Manchester Yeomanry Cavalry, by which the plaintiffs sought to recover a compensation in damages for injuries they sustained on the dispersion of that meeting by the military force employed by the Magistrates. The trial commenced on Thursday, the 4th inst. and the evidence and addresses of Counsel on both sides occupied the Court the whole of that day, together with Friday, Saturday, Monday, and Tuesday. We have, at former periods, had so much occasion to refer to the history of the 16th of August, 1819, that we shall not repeat the details again brought forward. The case on both sides closed on Tuesday afternoon, the 9th inst. Mr. Justice HOLROYD rose at 20 minutes before 4 o'clock to charge the Jury, and stated that the time had then arrived, when it became his duty to direct their attention to the mass of evidence which had been given iu this case, and to the law as applicable to its several parts. This was an action brought by the plaintiff* Redford, against four per- sons, one of whom, Birley, was captain of a troop of the Manchester yeomanry ; another was an officer of a different troop of the same corps; a third was a private named Oliver; and the fourth was Meagher, a trumpeter; and the action was brought by the plaintiff to recover compensation for an injury which Redford alleged he had sustained hy an assault of its circumstances rendered it clearly illegal, or wlie- it was an exception to them, and only meant for the lawful exercise of the right of petition, the jury must detevniine for themselves by au attentive consi- deration of the voluminous evidence before them in this case. The Learned Judge then enumerated the different heads of the evidence, and commented upon the pre- , vious drilling of parties whe had been at this meeting — their assaults on persons who had observed them drilling— their carrying black and Other flags, caps of liberty,& c.— their hootingat persons in Manchester whom they supposed to be opposed to their views— and their hooting at the Military and Yeomanry stationed near the meeting. His Lordship also re- ferred to the connection which had appeared iri evidence between this and other Meetings, at whiefs Hunt presided— the various associations of the Re^ formers at the period in question, and the evidence which had been given tending to shew their dis- organizing projects— the depositions of witnesses' as to large numbers who attended the meeting carrying sticks, stones, and other offensive weapons," anil their wounding various persons with these weapons, previous to the cavalry acting against them; and having applied some further observations to the case, he left it to the Jury. At six o'clock, the Jury retired for about six minutes, and then returned with a verdict^/ or the Defendants. This memorable trial lasted five days, and it took just six minutes to enable twelve intelligent men to declare, by their verdict, that it ought not to | have been commenced. The hour of delusion has j evidently passed away, and every sober- minded man must feel grateful to those Magistrates and those the said defendants on the 16th of August, 1819, at 1 Manchester. The jury had heard that the defend- Yeomanry by whose firmness a daring enterprise of ants were yeomanry, nnd the law made this distine- j sedition was crushed at once. tion in cases like this— that if they ( the yeomanry) | — mutm went among the people on that day, hy command of I the civil magistracy, and to execute a lawful pur- I pose, and that one of them, while so engaged, j committed an unlawful act, then the others being lawfully employed, and not participating in tbe WARWICK LENT ASSIZES.— The only causes exciting any interest were the two following : Doe ou Dem. of Payne v. Grundy— Tlua action was to recover possession of a close of land, near . ,-„ • . - - . . | i Austrey, devised by Mrs. Dorothy Toone lo the unlawfuljact of one of their party, were not answ- erable defendant, who had formerly been her servant and for his conduct. If others went in a body to do, not . for manv yefUo nf.„. <• • . eir original intent ueing qi! eathed bim £ 200, and by a codicil in 1811, she nthe latter case, if one of , flirther | ieq„ eathed him the land in question and le rest, and does an act not 8ome olhor property. Tlie tWo attPstin^ witliei; ei t<> non design, then they who tlie codici| vve,. e men of t|) e nmn of Robinson'd a lawful, but an unlawful act, then all were by the ! adviser' law held responsible, their beinr alike illegal. But even in the party separate from th in pursuance of the common were so separated from him are not involved in his particular guilt. If the military were called in for a lawful purpose, they were bound to execute the commands of the civil magistrate, and only those who shall act unlawfully in obeying those commands can be held responsible; for ihe law said, a man might act unlawfully in executing a legal purpose— for instance, in the forcible removal of a public nuisance. The learned Judge here recited the pleadings in detail, and commented upon their technical import. In the defence, upon some of these pleas, it was contended that the meeting of the 16th of August, after her confidential friend and By her will, executed in 1802, she be- Robinson and Ryley ; and the only persons present at its execution by Mrs. Tooue were those persons and Mr. Danco ( at that time clerk to Mr. Willington, a solicitor) by whom it was drawn up, and who deposed that Im received instructions from the testatrix to prepare the codicil, and lhat it was executed by her in his presence, with the utmost witlingucss, and with full knowledge of its purpose.— On the part of the plaintiff' it was attempted to be proved, by the testimony of Robinson and Ryley, the one formerly a farming- servant to Mrs. Toone, and the other a blacksmith, that improper and most unjustifiable 1S19, was, if not actually riotous according to law,] influence luld been uu* de use of, both by the defendant at least what was denonunatfd a j and Mr. Dance, to obtain Mrs. Toone's signature to Letters from Calcutta represent the general state of our Oriental Empire as being most pro- sperous. The prejudices of the natives against British manufactures are rapidly receding, and it is confidently expected by the best- informed civil- ians, that the trade from this country will greatly increase, and most beneficially, for our mercantile and manufacturing interests. The Marquis of Hastings ( under whose administration India has attained a degree of prosperity and general tran- quillity, beyond precedent) is indefatigable in his efforts to extend our commerce. He hael dis- patched Mr. Moorcroft, a Gentleman of distin- guished mercantile knowledge and experience, on a mission of a elelicate aud hazardous . nature, which has, however, been happily crowded with unequivocal success. A great market for the manufactures and commodities of Europe is open to commercial communication. Mr. Moorcroft, proceeding through Cachemire, penetrated to the residence of the Khan, by whom he was received w ith great hospitality. Having obtained the sanc- tion of thc Khan for opening a trade with his dominions, Mr. Moorcroft proceeded still further into the country, protected by the powe^ of this Chief, who had also most liberally furnished him with recommendatory letters to other Chieftains, so that no doubt was entertained of the success of I the enterprise. Description of a Turkish Imperial Army of Contingents, required from the Viziers, Pachas, or other Governors of Provinces ; rvritten by an Eye- Witness.-*! The most accurate notion which can be formed of a Turkish Imperial army of provincial contingent troops ( if troops they deserve to be called), must he obtained by comparing them with those bands of armed pilgrims, who, in days of yore, traversed Europe from various countries to St. Jago of Compostelln, or Our Lady of the Pillar in Sara- gossa, to the Holy House of Loretto, & c. See. regu- lating and animating their march by hymns and litanies, their devotions uninterrupted, excepting wlien some traveller was to be stript, or some village to he plundered and burnt. But instead of long trains of peregrinators adorned with crosses and cockle- shells, the Ottoman army exhibits Mahometan monks in party- coloured caps and garments, mounted, as a mark of humility, on asses, marching at the bend of tumultuary columns, flourishing the flags of the prophet, and vociferating prayers and impreca- tions with all their might. Behind these appear the Delis, or select horsemen, who scour and plunder the country on every side. Then follow the Timari- otes, or national cavalry, mounted on horses or mules, which they are bound to provide : but rarely indeed in any other way than at the expense of the lawful owners, who fall iri their route; furnished with pack- saddles aud ropes for stirrups. Last advance the infantry, once the glory of au Ottoman army, but now held as the meanest body in tbeir service. Armed with guns without bayonets, with enormous horse pistols and massy daggers, they press forward in confused crowds, raising clouds of dust, ns numerous flocks of sheep hurried on hy the shepherds. Behind this infantry come the lopgis, or artillery, their guns dragged along by buffaloes, or by Christian slaves equally under the lash. The rear of ihis strange association of barbarians of various countries, languages, and habits of life — some shouting and singing aloud, others firing off' their pistols loaded with ball into the air— is closed by the commanders of different ranks superbly apparelled, and surrounded by multitudes of insolent attendants and servants, liberally exercising their i cudgels on all who do not keep a duly respectful dig'ance from their haughty masters. Notwithstand- ing their brutality, yet it is under the protection of these attendants that the Greek sutlers and can- teeners, the Jew furnishers of clothing ( old or new), the gypsey blacksmiths, conjurors and fortune- tellers, poultry- stealers, and ( when requisite) exe- cutioners, place themselves. No Turkish army ever takes the field without Jewish contractors and furnishers; for they supply the Spa his and Timariotes with harley for their horses, and bread- corn for the men ; unless the army be to remain for some time in one position; when the surrounding country, friend or foe, is equally laid uuder contribution. When on a march, the army halt for the night, and the attendants are employed to set up tents for the commanders ; the bazaars, or markets, are opened in various parts of the camp. The scouring parties produce the sheep. See. they have stolen ; I he gypseys open their bags of poult ry, often suffo- cated by the sulphur burnt under the trees or roosts to bring them down; tbe sutlers and coffee- men display their stores and stoves ; the Jews their scales for exchange of money; the soldiers sing to the sound of their lute; the seraskier or commander holds his court; the great men give and receive visits of ceremony :— but all this time no outposts, not even a sentinel, is appointed ; every one lays him down to rest under the protection of that fatality in which the essence of Mahometanism consists. and one which might become riotous if permitted to carry its object into effect; and that they ( the Yeomanry) were called in to disperse such meeting by tiie order of the magistracy. There were other parts of the pleas which led to a great deal of evidence— namely, that there existed a previous seditions conspiracy to excite discontent in the minds of the King's subjects, and that divers persons were at that meeting engaged in the designs of the con- spirators. Now upon the subject of the drilling, it was right he should tell the jury that whether the j drilling was clandestine or not, if it was intended for the purpose of overturning or overawing the civil government, then it was unlawful. A great deal of evidence had been adduced for the purpose of showing that the magistrates' warrant could not he executed without the aid of the military. 1 As to what constitutes, in the eye of the law, an illegal assembly, he could not explain the point more clearly than it was laid down hy his learned coad- jutor ( Mr. Justice Bayley) at a former trial in York. In the first place, a riot consisteel of three or more persons unlawfully meeting together, wiih or without cause of quarrel, so as to endanger ihe King's peace. A riolous ussembly was where the parties met for a common purpose, intending to do something in a riotous manner, but yet not remaining long enough to • accomplish it. An unlawful assembly was any meeting convened under such circumstances as the law could not with safety to the public allow: he would state to the jury some of the circumstances which brought a meeting1 within the scope of the law, and constituted an unlawful assembly: nnd here, again, be begged to be. undeistood as speaking in the language of tiis excellent coadjutor, who had favoured him with some notes of his charge on the trial at York. According to the opinion of that Learned Judge,-— an opinion since confirmed by all the Judges of the Court of King's Bench, and adopted by that Court, any meeting was unlawful which assembled to sow sedition and bring into hatred and contempt the constitution of the country. Then to ascertain how far this meeting of the 16th of August came within any of these descriptions, lliey must look at the mode and manner of its assetnhlin — what were all attending its organ who brought the divisions to the meeting were the banners, and how the bearers of Ihem eon- ducted themselves on that occasion,— who had been drilled, and what was the apparent object of that drilling. The learned counsel for the plaintiff had truly said that drilling might be innocent; hut was it so here: Drilling was a part of military discipline, and regulated under the prerogative of the King— a prerogative, it was true, regulated in modern times under the controul of Parliament. Formerly the King's military tenants, uncontrolled by the authority of Parliament, and holding their estates in fee, were hound, by their tenure, to give the Kiug their mili- tary service when required; and they were even bound in many instances to assist the civil power of tlie country in the performance of its civil duties; and be found to his surprise, when he had occasion in the former case of Sir F. Burdett, in which he was i counsel, to refer to ancient records upon the species of servicc required by the military tenures, that in several statutes of the Henrys and Edwards, Officers were appointed expressly to go about the country, I aud see that the military tenants of the Crown had j their armour, arms, horses, kc. ready and in fit condition; and for what purpose?— to assist the j sheriff', who was the King' civil officer, to raise the j posse comitatus. l! e stated this to shew how early the military authorities had been called in aid of the , civil, for tbe purpose of executing the law. Indeed, 1 he hardly knew how the posse comitatus • could he j uow called out; he knew not how the sheriff was to ! raise them. Referring back to the question of drilling, he must say, that if the object of it were so to arrange the the codicil. The evidence of these two witnesses was, however, so contradictory to that of every other witness called, as well as to that of each other, that Mr. Juslice Best desired, at the close of the examina- tion, they should not be allowed to leave the court. — Upon ihe Jury returning a verdict for the defend- ant, the Judge inquired if the Counsel of the latter would prosecute them for perjury, and on receiving* a reply in the affirmative, they were forthwith com- mitted to gaol on his Lordship's warrant. [ It is stated, that at the moment these men wera committed, a person informed the Court that the plaintiff', who was apparently in good health in the morning, had died suddenly at one o'clock that day,] FARRINGTON V. LILLY and ANOTHER.— This was an action against the defendants, Mr. Charles Lilly and John Cave, of Coventry, for enticing tyid seducing tbe plaintiff's servants from his employment.— Mr. Serjeant Vaughan, in stating the facts of the case for the plaintiff, as afterwards proved in evidence, said that he did not seek exorbitant d amages ; the prin- cipal object of his client was lo suppress the com- bination of the ribbon weavers iu Coventry, by whom a society had beeu formed for the support of those who refused to work at prices less than those fixed for the various kinds of woik, bv a list agreed to between the masters and men in 1819.— The defend- ants were described as the treasurer and secretary of this society ; the former, Mr. Lilly, had at one lima heen a master ribbon- manufacturer in Coventry, hut was now retired from business, and lived upon his fortune. The plaintiff was a manufacturer, princi- pally, of what are termed doubles and galloons; ho had not, however, agreed to the list prices. In con- sequence of this, his men were enticed, or induced by intimidation, to quit his employment one after another, until at length he was unable to meet the demands of his customers and London agent, who were therefore compelled to make their purchase* elsewhere. By this means the plaintiff had sustained very serious injury, and this injury was laid in the declaration as the ground of special damage.— No evidence was offered hy their Counsel, Mr. Denman, ou the part of the defendants. In charging the Jury, loue arm ot us assemming Mr. Justice Best thanked the plaintiff that he had the circumstances preceding and | mtj t|, e „ erve t0 resjst jbe combination of which the animation— who were the leaders defendant Lilly had become the tool; adding, that i divisions to the meeting— what jle deserved the thanks of his fellow- townsmen for bringing the action— The Jury, which was special, after consulting a few minutes, returned a verdict for the plaintiff— damages £ 50, costs 40s. The first prisoner put to the bar at these Assizes was Richard Richardson Burgess, charged with uttering a forged £ 5 Bank of England note at Leam- ington, he knowing the same to be forged, of which he was found guilty.— William ./ uddr charged with a similar offence at Biinklow, was placed at the bar on Thursday. The case for the prosecution having closed, several very respectable persons appeared to the character of the prisoner, who was however eleclared guilty by the Jury, though recommended to mercy on account of the excellent character he had received.— The Judge, when about to pass sentence, i said, after a short pause, that iu consequence of the good character he had previously borne, he would | give ihe case his most serious consideration before he did so. Jndd was then removed from the bar. He I had, throughout the trial, displayed no visible emotion, and heard the evidence adduced with the 1 utmost composure.— This trial excited great interest, i as the prisoner was well known in the surrounding neighbourhood, and the Court was crowded to excess. Judd was formerly a respectable farmer at Radford, hut has latterly been a butcher at Leam- ington. WARRANTS OF ATTORNEY.— A very import- ant Bill is now before the Legislature, for preventing the injustice which is frequently done to creditors by secret Warrants of Attorney, whereby persons in a nartiei Vt tiie meeting us to secure, by a confidence i ^ of insolvency are em. ble. 1 to keep up the HI t! eir own number,, an attention to the speed, e, to appearance of he. njf ... Rood cue,. instances, and he be then mad.'! and ' having tbe uhi. nate object „ f j person, hol. l. nff sueb Warrant, of Attorney have the they had in view by u Puwer ot taKing tne property ot sucn insolvents m • execution at any time, to the exclusion of the rest of the creditors. To remedy this, it is proposed to be enacted, that all Warrants of Attorney, or a true copy, with attestation, the defeasance, indorsements, & e. shall, within days after completion, be filed, together with an affidavit of execution, in the Court in which ' judgement is intended to be entered up; tion to co- operate in the attainment of its object were I and any seizure made under a warrant not so 61- d, equally criminal. The appearance of the » . rcli„? | « » . b?. d! ® ™ e_ d fm" d" 1fnt- a" d tl » c of bi, nk- attaining the complete purpose demonstration of their strength, then such a meeting so got; together was clearly illegal. If from the general appearance and all the accompanying circumstances of that meeting, it excited reasonable grounds of alarm and apprehension, then it was generally criminal and unlawful, and all persons at- tending it in such a manner as to evince a determina VVe understand, that many of the most eminent Physicians and Surgeons have of late recommended thc use of COCKLE'S COMPOUND ANTIBILIOUS PILLS, in such cases of Diseased Liver and obstinate Bilious Affections, as have hitherto resisted the usual means of cure; there can be no doubt, therefore, that this medicine possesses vir- tues, greatly superior toiisy ever before offered to the public notice; and as it exerts a peculiarly specific action On the liver, it removes at once every predisposition to disease. We are assured by a most respectable chemist, who has subjected this medicine to the strictest analysis, that he has not been able to discover, in its composition, the least trace of mercury, or of antimony, but that he finds it composed entirely of vegetable matter. aud the intentions of fhe parties could only he col- lected from evidence. If these were of such a nature as, when taken together, to excite alarm, then it was for the jury to say w hether it did not become the bounden duty of those who were sworn to keep the peace, to take such steps as were calculated to avert from the peaceable inhabitants theflpprehended mischief. It might be, that had they refrained from doing so, they would have incurred ( as Kennett, Lord Mayor of London had, in the year 1780) a criminal prosecution. At that period Lord George Gordon, the brother or sou of the then Duke of Gordon, had collected together an immense body of people, ostensibly for a lawful purpose : it was to petition Parliament not to repeal certain acts on the score of religion in favour of Catholics. After accompanying Lord George Gordon with that pelition to Westmins- ter, they committed several acts of violence, burned houses, broke open and fired one of the prisons, and , did immense injury for three days to public and pri- vate property, until at length the military were ordered into the city, where they acted, and by doing military execution upon the rioters, nt length sup- pressed the tumults. A prompt and timely interpo- sition of the civil power might have prevented these consequences; and for not acting with firmness and due precaution the Lord Mayor was fined £ 1,000. Now, Lord George Gordon's first meeting in St. George's fields was for'a purpose ostensibly legal, but in its conduct it had subsequently incurred the penal- ties of the law. The Spa- fields meeting was also convened for a legal purpose, and yet they saw how a party of those who were concerned in that meeting broke out from the spot, and carried riot and tumult into the city. With reference to the chaiacter of the Manchester meeting, and whether, like the other?, rupts may recover the amount of the proceeds of such seizure. And as the object of this Bill may be defeated by any person giving a cognovit ac- tionem, instead of a Warrant of Attorney, to CQIIT fess judgment, ii is further provided that this in- strument shall be filed in like manner: if given oa any condition, the same also lo be filed. The re- maining clauses enact, that ltie officers of each Cour% keep a hook, containing particulars of each Warrant of Attorney and cognovit— allowing a fee for filing—* copies to be given from the offices— satisfaction may be entered on Warrants of Attorney and cognovits* On Wednesday last, the Lord Mayor of London held a Special Court of Aldermen, at Guildhall, for the purpose of electing a Recorder, in ihe room of* the late Sir John Silvester, Baronet; when New man Know lys, Esq. Common Sergeant) was unanimously elected Recorder, and took the usual oath. BANKRUPTS, APRIL 9.— William Gratty and Moses Moss, of Liverpool, cordwainers.— William Jeaff're- son, of Frainlingham, Suffolk, apothecary.— William Penrith, of Bath, draper.— Daniel Handforth, of Man ? Chester, victualler.— William May, late of Newbury, maltster.— Walter Monnington, of Chepstow, grocer. Printed and published by W. 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