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   Dublin News-Letter (Newspaper) - December 20, 1840, Dublin, Dublin                                Vol. IV. RICHARD   R E J L L T. NuMis. 4 14 The Dublin News-Letter. 1/ I / From Satukday December the aot^, to Tuesday December the 23d, 1740. Lift Night armed ore Brrufh Packet, which brought French and one HoHand Mails. RUSSIA. Ffiersburgfi,. November 17. O. S. 'HEN her Imperial Highnefs the Great Dutchefs appointed the Veil Marfhal Count Munich Prime Mi nifter in alt the Coencils, (he faid, in Prefence of the whole Court, " There's my Defender, and the " Defcoder of theEmphe.   'Tis he who has deliver'd " vs U6M the Birons and their evil Defigns."   ' Fis fmhd th.'t he /hall take Precedency next to the Duke Ahth6ny tjlric of Biunfwick, and before all the Minifies and Qererals J and that his Counted ftall take Place lifcewife before all the Ladies of the Court.   His Son is appointed Great Steward tf the Houfhold to the Princcfs Anne    On the Day that the Duke of Coarland was carried to SrhMTelbourg, nothing was omitted to mortify both him and his Lady.   They were not only left expo fed to the Rain and Snow for neur half an Hour, before the GaK of the Winter Palace, where they were loaded with the Curfds of the Populace, but the Duk�, when he tits' put fhiothe Waggon ;o be convey'd to the Fortref*. had the further Mortification to fee ne.?r thirty Perfrns in his Paflage, that had been delivered out of the Pnfon to which he had committed them, who reproached him for What they had fuffered during their Confinement.   Of this Nurilber was Andrew Jackowitz, a Counfellor of State, and Secretary of the Cabinet, who was fo icverely cha/lifed by the Knout, that he will bear the Marks of it as long as he lives.   As it's apprehended that the Dake and his Brother the Count Guttavus de Binsn, may attempt to make away with rhetnfelves, Dtf. Smith, an Englifh Phyfician, is feht to the Fortrefs to attend them Ail the Generals, Officers, and other Perfons, that had obtained Employments or the Duke, or had any Share k> Lis Confidence, have either been arretted ortarn'doot; and atl ftis D&nieftrtks to the Number of 60, are com iftiffeo' to Priffffl.   Search is making every where for his chief favourite, Liepman the Jew, by whofe abominable CjouofelSj, the Duke's Conduct was in many Refpects go verriM.   Another of the Coke's Favoarrt� is jail appre henfled, vh M. Alfendeil, a Lfvoriian Gentleman, wbci was a Captain of the Guards, and ferv'd formerly in the French Army.   This is the Man, it feems, who infortn'c tgaihft the Counts Wolititki, Mufm Puskin, and others, wbdfe trSgical Execution wa6 lately mentioned.   M Beiluchef, a Minifter of the Cabinet, is committed, with his Lady -and fomily, to the Fortrefs of Kexholm : ' fii lucky for M- Schavivf, the Duke cf Coarland's Private Secretary, that before this Ca::ftropbe happened to hi: Mailer, the Dake had fent him to Stockholm to conclude an Accommodation with Sw.'den at vtiy Rate.   'Ti , Cities and Boroughs, of her Good-will aad the SaHsraclfon ftie feels at feeing fo great a Number of 4 them flflemMed in the prefent Dyct. * Nolhiag could have been more pieafing to her than ' i� He fliat iter faithful States Ottild have eajoyed* in the ' 'Beginning of her Reign, the Fruits of Tranquillity, ' which have been re-eiiablilhed every where. ; ' 'Butts they thern#Ivesn�y judge how necei&Ty it is tefcrt^up the Armies on foot, togarrifon the Froa  tiers
                            

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