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Dublin News-Letter (Newspaper) - January 13, 1840, Dublin, Dublin 0I/. V. RICHARD R E I L LT. Numb. 422 The Dublin News-Letter, yi. From Tuesday January the 13th, to Saturday January the 17th, 1740. $at laft arrived on* Britifh Packet, which brought one T Holland Mail. SWEDEN. Stockholm, December 28. I, HE French Atabaflador received two Day* ago an Exprtfs from his Court, and had immediately an Audience of the King, with whom he difcourfed above an Hour. People pretend that Prance thinks it moil advifeable for tliis Kingdom as well as forherfelf, in the Irefcnr Jun&ure, 10 accommodate Matters with Ruflia, and keep chejnfelves in a good Pofture. MS * GERMANY Breflaw, December 15. OS. Upon Advice that the King of Pruffia.is maiching towards this City with an Army of 20 or 25000 Msn, we are taking the neceflary Measures tor a vigorous Defence. Ainis have been diftributed to the MiJitia and the Burghers, and we ax; Hindering fit for fer-rice the Artillery on the Ramparts which confifts of 100 Piece* of Cannon. Breflaw is but flightly fortify'd 4 it* chief Defence is a good Wall, furroondrd by a broad Ditch fiil'd w/ilr Water of (he Oder. Our Magazines are well fiil'd. that it will not be any eafy Matter to ftarve the Town by a Blockade. The only Thing we fear js a Bombardment. SJE We-have juft received Advice that the King o�r Pruffii is at do greater Diftance than 15 Leaguts; but at the fame time we hear by an Exprefs, that two Regiments of Huflais are arrived at Oels; and that General Erown, with 4000 Men drawn from Bohemia and Moravia, is arrives in the j Neighbourhood of B.eig, where he is entrenching bimfe f m Expectation of* the Troops filing off towards Silefia. SJE Vienna, December 17. O. S. Count Neuperg waits enly for bis lalt Orders to repair 10- Bohemii and Silefia, to uki Qpon him
which wt are already cbiven, may c^uie epidemxal Dut�n>pcts. Lttters horn Chalons on the Marr.e mike mention of aQ Earthquake that la-ely happened thc;e, wjuch they lay. threw down fcve;al Houfes and Churches. SJ& The Mailer and Jud^e of the Chamber of Mafonry in this Ciiy hive juft iifued an Order, enjoining all ice Archi-teftsafid Mafter Builders to vifit the Sou Ovations, of all ih* Houfes n-ar th>.- Riv� fid gain, fo that th=y fear the lots of the great Budge thee ever the Meafe : The common Poft from Italy, and the extraordinary one from Venice, which fhould have come in laft Week to Augsbourg, did not arrive till the 12th ult. And a* we . don't fecfiF of th�ir being arrived at Bi h'ngen, 'tis 'eaictfthey arcdrpwswd in the Danube, in whkh the Stage Coach; from Naremberg wasloil about Donawert, where it was flopped by the Ice: On the 23d ult. the Waters of the Senne role fo high, aga* \v Broflels, that the lower pan of that City was again laid under Water; and we hear thai the M&ry in the Province af Namurc is inexprtffible, where a N^illioa and half of Florins won't make good the Damage} Th� I Inundation ftill commit! jttat Rav�jp ia fev�i�i p^m of
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