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Atlas (Newspaper) - December 15, 1838, London, Middlesex 0 etntvKl ^t^i^^ptt ana 3^0urnal of %ittvKtuxt. TRAiNSMISSION OF �THE ' AT,LAS^�-BY POST TO FOREIGN COUNTRIES. fFe are induced, hy-numtrous appUcationt on thU lulgect^ tottate, for the informatim cf our SubsoHbett, that "TheAtlai?' may be tranmiited free of poftage, through the Oeneral Post Officei, J.,-.,.' .. . � to the ftlloiping ptacei: ... , �� , . AttTiovA Bbbsioi B0BNOS AxABS CBFaA.i,OMiA. Dbmbbaba ' OiBBAiTAK ^ Haubcbob V Jauaioa Nbvis Qubbeo St. LuqiA Tbinidas Bbbuuda Canada Colombia Denmark Gben&da (Nbit) HBUOOuifD ^JLaooiba Newfoundland Spain (via Codii) St. Vincent's Zantb brazils Cakaooas Cokpd Dominica Gbeeob Bbbmbn Oabtbaqbna Cuxhatbk- Fbanob Halifax Bagota Bahamas Brazils OAKAOOAa " Cokpu Dominica Gbeeob . Honddbaw Malta New Brunswick St. Douinqo TobacIo Babbadoes Bbbmbn, O^bthaqbna Cuxhaven- Fbanob Halifax loNiANftsLBfl' Montsbebat Nova Scotia St. Kitt's Tobtola !th� Afkul^ean also be transmitted', upon payment of one penny,' to India-Capb op Gooi Hopb-NawSouiH Wales. To.all other places it may be forwarded upon thepayment of two pence. No. 657. YoL XIII.] SATURDAY, DECEMBER 15, 1838. ' r BAKLY EDITION I IN TIME FOH POST. 'i'Ttifi A*tAS OF THIS The^olltldaa .v.,....;.,..... 785 Eaatlndiui and Colonial Atlu.. 786 Foreign New�; i............... 786 British N�w�________........... 787 lratodVtl;..,i.i........^r."� 787 AcddOTttmaCHfences^ 789 Omntuni. .......... 790. TtieitHiJid-lepaU^c?:.... 7W flatUtasS'k ^IpWBi i i ........ ,-.7�0 W^yBetroipert of 99, Bso&y^tttids;;:.^. .:;;i;v. i^V tto LITB^tn'flB. .winter. Studies and Sununcr ^ ' Rambles in Canada. Bjr Mrs. Jameson, Author of " Characteristics of Women," &c.......793 Bv^EQn^ibam; t>i'Qo4]�> BS'<f S Th^ Bfltllh AlmantelfDftho So.' ctety for th^ DURislon of Use-fill ItooWledgo f<fr 1839... 7^5' DAY CONTAINS:- page A Catechism of Heat. ByHugo^ Reid........................795 FaMes; British, French, German, and Sptolsh. With Engravings v. aiter Designs by J. Is Grand- i � , Tllle. No.I...'.............795 Hind's English Stage.........795 A Dictionary of Arts, Manutac tures, and JkUnes. By Dr. Ur6 796' The Botomologist's Text Book 795: Premier .CourS;dovLltterafa^reif 795, The FpeUcal Wtflkf of - RoWt,, �  Bums.....y.,,^^*...........795 British AnnuaT,\and'B^ltdm&.of I the Progress' of Scjdnce, for . 1839.......-.. 7il6 The'Army..............796 Births3iarrlage?Vand*i5eato^^^ If 797 Banking i^nd Monetaty ^laStV. i\T97; Thei^lfets.........\......:.. 7*8 U�..............v798 magnitude. therir has tieetitljier demeanour of| Russia under these severe reverses ra her ^^^^^ r% threaten��t much; and bullied much:, her amies were "a miUidii of meiir'her"fleet had th&^eraglip iwd^^its firea eolog8U8--^f'sh6 coyerei'.to stride.!^ But now Ithat^^he ShBSf^^eu^;; un^ and bearded, arid Set ?tt de^ahcfe^WajT. 5^ she 'dbiite! Has her depottaaettt been lofty; -Has her; Tiearing beeii resoMfe,"�md cdtifcfitra^lble, to her previQus boastings? By no means. She has 0'C(^nnelhzed,,other-wise^�Sirigefe gh6 m^^^d^^^^ : THp POLITICIAN. ALTERATlOlt nr THE l-'ot^B OFjtirsSlA^dWARDS EN6LA>ID. � <TiJMnS8.�-Ia libe'East the mstchinations of l^u^sia against the Brit^l^ enmire ,of Indostan haveioi! niaicgr,,ypaT? been .�^�?doi^4zL^�;flOe and by stpalthv 'The Bntish govern-mtot seemed not to dreaiii,fi^ i^^V, epsiist^npe.^ Foe a suh', 'Sequent period 'they'wlpr^'j^rosecuted audaciously' and withbut disguise, but tl^Q^rnment,, well aware cf th�iQ,,.'an'eQted that ignorance whioh was no longer real. It is but withih a few short in(^thsi^^ i�ithbtities'6f EngM eid and west of the ^j^onjaub hive. nfied;the ev^jj^iq^atif iwiquai&ted'wi'th '|he>e resources of the two atifit^$, ^d with;^elc(3!)c(shi<!f^!?!? =i^Ms\mhW#ii8cWC^pi#%S%P^ ^ jtteaB^iwittot^ose; f'j%gland^that,*ln*th^'n^^ undev th� sen^blknc^ of h^iegMg AWi^itnlstan Ws�^ plainly, meiknt f(if''a!*g.t&b,^at of' aWr Mian erur pii'e, and' the -vipafions, war whicih^B�^fl1a has. in thait quarter instigated for ouH^dest^tn^tiotf h^4iidild� for the present, in.her dgnfd disappojibtinent and defeat/ The attempt of Kichol^ to seii^t upon'the Danube, b^t^ to deprive Austria and '^gl|^d�' '^as well as l^urkey, of tlje tiransit of mei;chandi8e 1^ thatVnoble ^str^am, t^Uid m . iteelf have beeri .C5g\8,e/abund,an^^^^^ against the, oQiuinon,! aggreis^or^. The, systematic apd .weU-known malpri^cBeesof Jio^ssia, in stirslling up'the en-i eroacliing spirij; ,qf til^ldiemet .AIi ^ 2nea8ui;es ,tbe most ' harassing' and 'insult^ngv tolwards ^the Porte,' have' algrte^i been a siuffieient indication of thejam'i^tw yMch.dire^te^^^^ the firsjrname^ poW^ in what, concerned"A'epu^^^ ' peace and- the well-being of *the Turkish^ pros^n^esl^,^ Asia Minor. From the frontiets, of Bfuri'garir to thej'ih|ja?ti of Biinnah and'Nepaul, from the eastward'of the^UJangeVj to the Nile arid^Sanube,' the Russts^fie!nd.']ba!9^^eep Ihauoting' and troubling'the human.^race, aiid diUge'ntly pointing'his, raaifignant frauds and;^ perfidies to ,tiie>vei!iD-' ationiind disturbance, of this indusMousvand;;e8sen1iaB^ pacific empire. England-slow, languid, andlo!lg*su{feringv -after-an' eicercise of patience which, by surroundiiigl stated, and by her own subjects,'was deemed pusillanl'-. -mous and ignoble, has at length apparently* sbsJifen off) her deat^-like sleep. ^ $he detected, seasonably,'tlie' t^af-cherous conspiracyiframedand encottrag^^^ agents of iRussid,- ilong th^e wfeole' fi^rtherjS frontie^^^ pjf; British India, embraeing Burinah on one extremity, on thei other Caubul. The Russian court w;asnrdmptly hiad'e acquainted with this di?coyery.' The '3chah of Persia,^ m his camp' before Herat, was^ threatened with the speedy vengeance of Great ;iBritain, and, the' immediate passage, of;;the cindus ! by i a; .^owerful�t^Bntish army was announce)^ to  him almost' simultaneously With'these vigqwus demonstrations of* English spiiit'and activily--eflEfective, though latej from,beyond the Caspian -came the intelligence that treatieshad been signed by'" England with Austria j' England and France with Turkey; also; and the latter;, thotigh relnctantly, acceded to by Mehemet Ali, wl^os'e system of moiiopoly it must, if fairly enforced, extidguish; each of these ih^ti'uments bearing, indeed, the'inoffensive tifte of a "commercial" treaty, but involving political consequences of the most unmeasured Paris, one and all of thehostite delig�| imputed to Jier^y-the press and: government' of; thil ^o^n^v ** Nicholas* ithe soldier mitlimnaire- 0 * Like'dome (io^'d hvXly', dtobjis his hs^, vul'sighs. - ; THE AMERICAN BKEAlgHE.OF^^ .MoRNiNo -CHiu>mGMB.-So imoh.fojJj-this invasion-jby' American sympathix^ersi; Prom -'the smallness of'thte.j namber thatnshrr^nde^ed^to Bieutenant-ColonelB their Iqss in tlie actioii^f tlie',13th niusthave-^beeikveiy great. Sjir JphnColborrib, ioyliis dispatch of,,theJ7tb� accompanying ISilajor Yo|aagfs iepOjct jof, ihe44t^ in v^tti^ he highly etilo^eg';lKefpiff$^ Yourigi remarks,, *f that; ifj-^eie ;.4Mi6#lieM piwSiceedings on the AmBrican'freaiwer.caim�Htthe^gib^ ithe^Ai^ric^liW^I^^ to prevent^ax^o�lHaUBi^'pn the part offhe, population of Upper, Oauada." T^t thc^^nvasion is pn^ly American is proved b�0ejjiMl|#T^ Canadians,' am t�ind of tlie'Dpp^r'tJatfj^ militia^havuig a^sembM.'ajb '^tealfickUb^o^/they surrendered. Shoi�the^"-^-thefie repeated" atte., taliate on the Ameifil more regrefr1kbaIl'^t^t^ r,ded an'iristance of theftailitenuije of; that happiness which is not secured by^knowledge^and,intelligence. In this world ignoraiice aiid;]creduHty-afford:a^ to the evil- nmg4i^4^-ai^dVdesig^^ Such a popula- ^tl6n;^^tW peasaniiy of East']^^ the habii;ans of SiioWer(iSanaSaiwiU'alwayp.^^^^ disposed to Anieiic^Ai*^ aritic^^^i^u�f�^^ we answer tite;�/ >^mp^,i^^tu"' sequence, to' stj^iidard^of the aggf^^ri:^'SfifJohn the 18tn�^ilil*KQvembei^^e' pu5�4^;i^^pifjE, pN5^ n aSC^ath^BOls.In fact, ^^jrct'havinocsdonbt.from w!)atwe:hav^jheardof the enor-nxoiis hills ch^d;on M,JopM|r^^^^^|*^^. tM^^^ ex.' ------------*milnonf pehWofbDtte^^feUidnsWWan'affairoTM^ al^ -is- eettiie^. .;1?he gi*a!t�S fearlF th^'charged have -been caused'' hf; the  : ^tHe=* Ainericans. It is^a; heavy cal^ity i^' imW^. * who ^0, J^st whatevei^^^eeit�i.geO*,in-tiieir own eyes, .....i...,. -----r-.v ^gj. Canada fple!;^|iS^ v.*uuKiutj^i^fiv*^ 'HIV V ii^i(iv�,iLU|>f�>, \^t, tthe bri-.gan'ds,. enrolled in-the states of. t^ermoft^ and New York ,to,take,advantagerof the,m6yemeijitSL,odr'.the insurg^ts e^'Ij^wer^C^^A Albaiiy,^ .flf^nd m.3de arrangements the 4A;ii4lteirrthe,.Qutbreak to asr sembl? ajprce that would,er^ahlehiiiitfefrectnallytaprotect the .prO^bfc^ from the iiifasjqn "pf the "brigands.� These measures were productive of'tWadvantaj^es on which he caiculdted.'. It appears from'thereport.of Iiieut.rCoIohel^ Cathoa�t\that he derived mdst?efi|Merit'-0li from the Cur? of Glian?3bly,^whohad heenm6|i|.pral8ewprthy in his exertions to restrain hi^;floclj; nfOmr'piasjict^athig in the rebellion, arid in bringing ta ju^tyse^the agitators and those who.ijbeiiced^the peac'eably;di$p)feed.v^EK^ him fhe in-*)rmatibn \?^"derive'd'that,thre6'gtin^l"and'B quantity of arriis and'ratamunitiOn were inthe-mill,'^near the lake in the centre'of "the IBouchmiHe raifemnt^ins,' of which possession'wa^^p^tifirned; by Maj6V Mnston.' Sir James B^acdtirieltt'alludes'tp the burning of ihe houses of rebel lead6fs:&)cW-"pti4ci#.ii�8tigat'ors.'^^^^ which have be^n recelwd froin_trustworthy- gourcfis the biirajngs ale^ make toohi of them. They who � have only sympathy ,^;ith the^Canadianlleade^^^^ and who are already endea^^ yoarfn^ to screen>them from*'e' consequences' of their guilt,,fprget that,the poor habitans, who have ' hadtheirTnbuses>out their ears^ .and are exposed without shelter to'the horrors of a ?anadian winter,- less incendiary couldjiHset-up^^aaMnst the government ijli^derwMcfh he lives with impnnitr^ said indeed would be tteeojidi&on of % in|�^ba^^t^>>b|^^^^ nient' 'No ctiontry can know^ttan<n;d]HtS^'i�^Wiu^ is ^ot weU un^erst^a Mtw^^y'^f d^e^ so with a halteriouna hjui neck, to b^'tigut^d in case of VMowfwi^ th^;ljaneasMr9*m|[ ' Po;i^gn Bepaxtment'to sep8r^'itge)l�<& of the'i mm Icovguage against �nglaI^t;�u9d ?^voetdrtj^a^^^ iQ^r^ ;may;then begin tpr^^ pjf^aWe^Sirt^ P'fe8^|i# er upon pellticar subjects,' as- alWdys to lean'upon Some party whfcli^i^.npt.distincairtlieir own,,b]&\�on^entto : >iDfl l?est thing fhejrcaa?; Ho fpf/their own re8pectabihty,^'8.,ewn.soin'the Jheit' own'friendit, wfai; employ thenaselYes'eyei^ day^m; the utterwoc'e.offoi'ced sneers against ,Cpnl;g�r^ati^e'T>rin^ if th'e,Whfgs\haye,1t in'tKeirjSprtto>tajCoflK givjng td theii: policy a CoMemtiy^:iijl5t|^.\l|^h^^nQ^ spipt, and enttjusjasni of ^thjB'.<apns<sevatives weie.sat^all' cpinwensurate-.with their ,weight.juavl^�ionntiyi and their dwell with the Rascals in 11JiHsi|br��[d ^and bickering priposition.- But at piq .piieKerit'J^hctuije,"'it does not a^ar tbiat t\t Conseiseativiss'would be justified in endeavouring to crush the'existence qf^a Cohservatively-dispo^ed, admmistration,'however strbijg the conviction that it was only Cc^servatiye t^ecause the circumstances absence of both fron^ the afeiraof gi^venlmieht woul very desirable. Some other terth.than'that of�" cellor of the Exchequer should h^ fbimd for. whose littleness m that great situation has becc intolerable to men of business.' libprdMintQ ' be replaced by a better man,, and. if MrV I, eould be induced to serve his country msoi^i other capacity than that of a Minister of Trade, it-wonffibe very m