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British Press (Newspaper) - January 28, 1820, London, Middlesex NUMBER 534^. LONDON, FillDAY/JlNMRY 28. 1820 Prick 7d". rHEATHB.ROYAL, nitUIIY-LANE. s^ms EVENING, FRIDAY. Jfli.uHty 23. liis Majesty's Servants wiH perfurm Sliakspcare's CORIOLANUS. �� RoDians-Cauis Maicius (afterwards airnamed] Cofio-Isiiii'!, Mr Kean third appearance ii> Ibal .clrarnrlrr); Tiles f.arliii', Mr. Thompsun; Cominiu's, Mr. HamMin ; T\Iiiicniiis .4o;ri|>pa, Mr. Gatlie ; Sicinius'Velutus, Mr. l!ol-i ; .fiiniiia Hiutiis, Mr. Powell. Volumiiia, Mrs. G-!uvrr ; � \ Mrs. Robinson. | Vt'KcianB-t-'I'mIIus Aufidius, Mr. Penleyj Volusius, ."Vlr. j e^rLarH. AtUi ivhicli, SGtlitiwej an entirely new Comic Pjntoniiinc, '^-^ RRAN STALK; Or, H.4RLEQUIN A^ U THE OGRE. Tlic Osre, Mr. Hudson ; Jack, Miss Povey, afterwards Har-Iri^ui:!, Mr. Bologna ; P.iiiloloon, .Mr. Harllmid ; Clown, Mr. S...iihliv. .lack's. Mollier, Mrs. Pearce; Janetta (aflorwnrda Cv'iiuiliincl, Miss Tire; .4rpa, Good Genius of llie Harp, ^1 i^s KiUi ards ; Nigra, Ogre's Wife and Evil Genius, Mr. Mc-rpii;;i). .4 >;r"tcs(]iie Pas DfVix, by Messrs. Bologna and Soudiby. A I';is .Sful by Miss Tier. Tiie Diuirs will be opened at Half-past Six o'clock; the rrrrurnianrc will commenrc precisely at Seven. .Boxes 7s.; Srconil Price 3�. 6d -Pit 3�. 6d.; Second PriccZs.-Lower Gallery 2s.; Second Price li.-Opper Gal-If! v If.; SecQO'l Price fid. Toniovroiv, Wild Oats, with Jack and the Bean Stalk. FOURTH TIME. THE A TR E-IW YA L, CO VENT-GARDEN. rr^rjlS EVENING, FKIDAY, January 28, SL wifl be acted a new Musical Drama, called THE ANTIQUARY. .'(Tiinlhan Oldbuck (llie Antiquary), Mr. Liston ; Caxon, nil Ul.incliaid ; Lord, Mr. Duruset ; Sir Arthur Wardonr, IVIi-. Cliapnian ; Edic Ocbil'lrp, Mr. Emery ; Lord Gleiiall.'ui, Mr. Terry; Hector M'lniyre, Mr. Abbott; Lieut. Talfeil, J'r. Connor; Saunders .Mocklebnckct, Mr. Farley. Miss i-nbflla Warilour, Miss Stephens; Miss .\Iaria M'Intyre, H'iss MalthewB; Miss Gi Isrlda Oidbuck, fl/rs. Uavenport; r.lapeili of the Craigburiifoot, MrS. Fauci t. Afiir wbicli, lime, a new Grand Romantic and Comic Pantomime, called HAMLEQUIN AND DON QUIXOTE; Or, SANCHO PANZA IN HIS GLOHV. Qi)i:5:i.!a (afterwards Don Quixote), Mr, Nui|ni3u; his T>'m-oi' (aftcnvarils Colnniliiiie), Miss Scott; Sancho Panza l.uruMiila CIl'Wci), Mr. Grimaldi; Nirbolas (ttre Par-i-; . Mr. Norris; Sampson Curasco (afterwards Harlequin), .^!,-. ribr. � The l\i(irs '^/ill he opened at half-past Six; the perform, nti'T uill liewin at Seven. i'-i.\rs 7s '; Sicoud Price 3s. 6J__Pit 3s. 6d. ; Second Price - Lower Gallery 2s.; Second Price Is.-Upper (i.iiliTv 1^-; Second I'l'ice fid. iiii- new Mu'iical Urania of The Antiqu.iry will be re-pi- 111 .1 every evenins;. "iW new Pantomime of Harlequin and Dun Quixote will bt-- iipeated every ereiiiri;. surrf.y theaire. fflL'IS EVENING, FRIDAY, January 28, M. an .'Vddress will be spoken by Miss Copeland. After a-lir!i, Till lime, an entirely new splendid Historical Melu-i!: ii-.i.'.lic Burleila, in three acts, called IV AN HOE ; OR, the jew'S DAUGHTER. Vi\\h a ni:w ^rand Military iHcrture, .T.lin (Priiiee of England;, Mr. Clift'ord; Pilgrim, Mr. ^\;:lkln';; I.ncas de Beanmcnoir, Mr. Fawcelt ; Prior rrei, .Mt A-'IcittU; Ccdrie, Mr. Grant; Uoknwn Kni|rhl, Ih. Kiilu-way; Robert Earl of Hnnlinsdoij, Mr. Payne, Kiiat Tuelr, .Mr. VV S. CbnilerL'y, and Midge, the .Miller (.Hiii.vvrr), .Mr. Leonard ; Isaac of York, Mr. Huntley. Lady Utmnui. Mrs. W. S. Ch.itterley; Rebecca, Miss Taylor; l.iia.i, Ui-f. Brooks; El^iva, Miss Be nee; Alicia, .Miss V.u. '!l-iinrhide with the favourite Burletta, in one act, called �Sl^OlL'D CHILDREN. _ ADELPHl THEATRE, STRAND. i;i= Keval Highness the PRINCE REGENT, to alleviate :lu? sjfnation of the numerous persons employed on this I'sh'.hii^hnient, has been graciously pleased to command itiui tills Trieatre shall be opened every EvLuing, as usual, i\ecjitin'.j tliut of the Ruval Funeral, rE-^niS EVENING, FKIDAY, January 28, .a. and TO MORROW, Saturday, will be produced (for tlie 2.1 liou), an entirely new and romantic melu-dramatic Bnrlella, in three Acts, called I VANHOE; OR, THE SAXON CHlfeF. The Prologue to be spuken by Mr.Cowell. Saxon<!: -Cedric (the Saxon), Mr. Campbell; fvnnlioe son, the Saxon Chief), Mr. Willis; .-Gurth (Thrall of Cedricl, .Mr. Lee; Wauiba (Jester to C^dric), Mr. Wilkin-.�.1111; l.orksiUy {an outlawed Leartes^.f the Greenwood Men), !\li, .1. Jiine.^; Clerk of CopenhursI,' Mr.John Reeve; Page ^sviih a sanf), Miss Garcia. Lady Ruwena (descendant of Alfreil, and ward io Cedric the Saxon), Miss E. Dennett, her seeoiul appearance io the drama ou this stage; Elgliha, Mrs. i:\vhs. .S.irmnns:-Sir Brian De Boia Gilbert, Mr. Villiers; I'lmr Aymi r, Mr. Kolheiibrre; (his 2J appearance) ; Gou-ilibert aiMllI^bert (Vassals of Sir Brian), Mr. Adams and Mr. i:. Sliri)poril; Isaac of York (a Jew), Mr. Daly. Ulrica (a (li-])etidani on .Sir Briju\ Mrs. Bemetzrieder. In llie fiiHi Act, a Ballet, incidental to the Piece, by Mr. Si Alliinand Miss .Ayleti, and the whole of the Corps de UallH. The Epilogue to be spoken by Mrs. Alsop. To conclude with (28<li time) a New, Grand, Picturesque Christmas Paolomime, entitled THE FAIRY Of' TME NORTH STAR; OR, HARLEQUIN AT LABRADOR. 1m the crturse of the Panlominie, .i celebrated Dance by the three l\liss Dennetts. ROYAL COBURG THEATRE, Under the Paironaee of his Royal Highnesi Prince LEOPOLD of S.4XE COBURG. rpHlS EVKNING. FRIDAY, Jan, 28. �n pNiHiihurst, or Friar Tuck, ftfr. T. P. Cooke j Isaac, the Jew nf York, Mr. Davi*. Lady Rowena, Misa Holland; Rel.wa, Miss Watiori; Dlrica; Mrs. Stanley. Buxes, 4s.-Upper Circle, 3s.-Pit, 99.-GatlcKy, Is.- Dnuro opi'ii fli Hair-p�st Fi.ve, to eommtlxwM HalAyast' Six,-S.con�l ftice at Half-pait^ight. BRITISH GALLERY, PALL-MALU , THIS galj.ery l..r the exhibition and SALE of the WOllKS of MODP.RN ARTISTS,-willbeOPENED onHtONDAY NEXT, the 3 Ist instaui. (By Order) JOHN YOUNG, Keeper. Admission Is.-CataloRuels. "ff^lNF arts!-Tne battle ..f HAST- ac INGS. painled by Mr. F. WILIvIN. r.n a scale f 3) fcet� ineheB by 17 feet 0 inchea, i� NOW EXHIBITING at the Great Room, Sprinf;.c;ardena. Opeu from Nine till Dusk. Adniiitance Is. Description of the Picture 6i|. LOTTERY-OFFICE, SOMERSET-PLACE. _ JakuaRY 27, 1820. r � 1H E Lords Comtnissioners of His INJajesiy's Jt Treasury have issued Iheir Warrant to POSTPONE the drawins of the LOTTERY from Saturday next, to SATURDAY the FIFTH DAY of FEBRUARY NEXT. L HESSE. MOURNING WITHOUT ANV ADVANCE. SHE.AHS liutfinor niHnnfHOtnied an ex- tensire variety of BLACK GOODS, previous to the preseut-.melsucliply event, pleilges himself to sell t\fi% description of Mourniu!^ without the least advance ; good Bombazineii at-^2r.' per yard, very fine '3sr^.-ell-wide Crapeo 4s.; Satins 3s. 6il; Velvets IQi. fid. Also Irish Poplins, Lustre6,Gauzc?,Grua de Naples, Lustrings, L;iven-lines, Sarsneis, TaHclys, &c. &c. for ready money only, and no abatement made.-Be.dford House, No. U, Heuriella-street, Covent-garden. Tbe real Norwich Crapes to be had no where but at Bedford House. k'"0'i'lCE i� lierehy g:iveii, lliil tlie Parlner�'ii(i between JOHN DREW and THOMAS )JUCK-LAND, of Water-lane, Tower-street, in the City of l.ondon, trading under the firms of J()HN DREW and CO. as Lighteimcn and AgeHts, and THO.MAS BUCKLAND and CO. as Ship and lusurance-brokers, was this day dissolved. All Persons indebted to the said Firms are requested to pay upon the joint receipt only of the said John Drew and Tho-mas Buckland, or to such person ur pt^rsnns as they shall jointly appoint.-Dated this 2.5th day of Jainiarv, If^'iH. JOHN DREW. Witness Thomas Hunt, No. 21, Bedford-row. NEW NOVEL. This day was ptiblished, in three vols. I2nio. price 2Is. bds. G.LENKEllGUS: a Novel.-" In Brx.l.s ..f Tales and Adventures,the kaowledge is'threefold : first, of the skill and capacity of th^ Author; secondly, of the matter whereof he treats; and, thirdly, of the reader, who, according as there is in himself, "ill find more or lets In the Book ; and, if he be of maliciuos nature, he will fancy tie sees in it slanders which were never inleniied." Piinlcii tor G. and W. B. Wliitlaker, 13, Ave-Maria-lane ; and Oliver aiid'Buyd, Edinburgh. r GLENFELL. This day is ^uhlislied, price 6s. clfijanlly half buund, GLENFELL; or, WacrlonaUl* ami Cainiiliells, an Edinburgh Tale of the Nineleculb Centurv. 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TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, I!y Mr. EVANS, ' At bis House, No. 96, Pall-mall, THIS DAY, FRIDAY, January 28, and TO-MORROW, COLLRctlON nf BOOKS; ii.c-luriii.sr Holy Bible, by Field; IfiRfi, 3 vol. y tltut desi^^n^ilion, in order, lie 8ay.�, DOl to draw upon liiniseif llie reproach of sednciii^ the public by an announctineiit which rtcalled iitiiieiit recollections. He openly elates also, thai he wan intrnsted with the publication by Mr. O'.Mearn, the surgeon of the PioTlhumberland, the bearer of thti manuscript to Europe; whose sub-�p(]nent conduct, therefore, fully justifies the i-u laHs of ca.nipaign, one was to remain on the defensive, ti: diaw the enemy's armies under Parij. iind Lyons. 3.Tiie , seeou i was lo assume the oll'ensive on Ihe 16lb of June, and i to iuv.ide Dttguim. 4. The third project was to assume the i uirensivc on the lath of June; and in case of failure, to draw liie enemy iiniltr the walls of Paris and Lyons. The Eni|>eii>r adopts this plan'of operaiioiis. Cit.tp tV.-Opeiii 0 of tlie Campaign, June 1813.- 1. The suite and position of the Frinchaiiiiy on the tvening of the l4lh of June. 3. State and pnsitiun of the .inglo. Dull hand PruJso-.Saxun armies. i^Q; Manceuvres aud bat-lies uf llie Idib uf June, 4 . Pu^iliuu of the belligerent armies on the nijfht of the l.'^-I6I " Chap. V -Eatllc of Llyny.-t; Advatire of the FrCnoli i nriiiy to :,'ive.liullle li> iJie-J?ri|ssii,Kw!a atmyi: 2. Bfl�|e of i Lijiiy, June 10, a. Battieo.f Q'ualrs-Bras, June 16. 4. Po- sition of the in armies the nighf bet.ween thfe leih and' I7ih. b Their .niorenvres on tire 17lb. 6.. Their pusjtion on tUe night of llie 17-18 of June, " Chai> VI ~lhe Ualtlf.of Slont s'/.Jean.-i- Line of battle of the Anil.i Dnlcii ariiiy. 2. Line of battle of llie Kreiirh ariny. 3. Piojerfs of ibe Emperor; attack'oir-Hti. gnmout. 4. Geneiiil Bnlow-arvives on llie field uf battle, with 30,fll(mnieii, which raises the arirly of tbe Duke of Wetlin?. to 120,000 men, b. Ailark on La Haye-Sainte by Ihelsl corps. 6. (Jeiieral Bulow is repulsed. 7. Charge of (rivalry on the' rising gronud. 8. Movement of Marshal Gronchy. 9. Movement of Marshal Blucher. which raises the Allied Army on the fielil of battle lo 150,000 men. 10. | Movement of Ihe Imperial fiuard. "CiiAP. VH.~rhe K<illj^',i i�furniationofwbat was passing; and un the moVniiig of llie lath; when ihe Bcconot reached bia head qnarlern that^lhe Eiivperur bad eiilci;?d Chaileroi; the Prusso-Saxnn army was.3tiH cantoned over a� extent of 30 iea�<)ea i/f the coanlry, and il required.two. days lo asscmljilc hi^-tuTMs. Hcouaht In have advanced hi-s liead-quarlers lo Flenins on the I5lh, to have concentrateil the cantonments of his army williin a radius of eight leagues, with advanced guards on the del^uncbes of the Meuse and the Sanibre. His army would thep have been coliecledat Lignyiin Iliel5lh, at uoo'ii, ihere to await the alt.iek of the French ai my, or to mairh a.jainst il io the evening of that day, to drive it into the S.imbre. " 2 But .Marshal Blucliei; though surprised, pei,sisled in assembling his army on the heights of Lig'iy,�behinil Fleurus; iliiis Inaving the chance of being attacked.before his troops cDiild he brnught up to that position. On Ihe morning of Ihe 16tb he had got toirether only two corps, and Ihe'French army was already at Fleiirus. The third corps joined during the day, but the fourth, under Ihe comniami of Gen. Bnliiw, could not come up in lime to take part in the battle. Marshal Blucher, as s.uii as be knew that the French were at Cliarleroi, ought not to have fixed for tbe rallyiag point of his a-my either Flenrus or Lingy, which was already under the rannim of his enemy, but Wavies, whither the Fieueli could not nriive uniil ilie I7th. He uuuld'bet^ides thus have had all tbe day and the night of the ISlh to collect the whole of his army. " 3. After loiing the bailie of Ligny, the ,Prussian General, instead of making his retreat mi Wavres, should have effected it ou Ihe army of the Duke of Wellington, titlnr \ on Qiiatre-Bras, as that position was maintained, or iiii Waterloo. The retreat of Marshal Blucher, on the morning of the 17th, was altogether absurd, since the two armies, which were on tbe evening of the lOih only 3,01)0 toises distant from each other, with the ciimniuiiicali'oi of an excellent liieh ruad, by wliicli they miglil consider themselves as united, became on the evening of Ihe 17th more than 10,000 toises dissant, and were separated by defiles and impracticable roads. " The Prussian General vinlaled the three great principles of war: 1 To approximate bis cantonuient^. 2. To assign as the rallying pdut a place at which all his troops could arrive before the euemy. 3. To operate his retreat on bis reinforcements. " Seventh Ouservation.- 1. The Duke of Wellington wassnrprised in his cantonments. He ought to have concentrated them on Ihe 15th, at eight leagues around Brus-eals, placing advanced guards on Ihe debouches of Flanders. The French army had manonivred fur three days before his advanced, and 24 hours had expired since it cummenced liostililies. Its head-quarters had been for twelve hours at Charlerni, while the English General reniained ignorant of all this at Rriissels, and the cantoniiienis of bis army .^till occupied in full sei-nrity an �-xlent of 20 leagues. 2. The Pi ince of Saxe-Weimar, wluise corps formed part of the Aiiglo-Dutch army, was on tbe 15lb, at four in the eveviing, in position in front of Frasne, aud knew that the French army was at Cliarleroi. Had he iminediatelysent oil" an Aiile-de-Canip to Brussels, he might have arrived there by six in the evening, and yet the Duke' uf Wellington was nut infoimcd of tlie French army being at Charleioi nutil eleven o'clock. Thus be Inst five hnnrs, when his situation and the man opposed to liiiu rendered the loss of a single hour of great iin portaiice. " 3. The infantry, the cavalry, and the artillery of that army, being separiitily cantoueil, the iul'aulry was engaged at (^iiatre Bras wiihoiit either cavalry or artillery ; these troops had thus to snstaiiru great loss, as they were obliged to keep'in close column 10 make bead against the charges of the cuirassiers, under a fire of fifty pieces of cannon. Those brave ineu were therefore slaughtered, without cavali7 to protect them, and without artillery to avenge llirin. As the three kinds of military foice cannot for a moment-dispense with the support of each other, they ought always lo be so canliiiied and posted as to be able lo afford reciprocal assistance. " 4. The English General, though surprised, assigned Qiiitre-Bras for Ihe rallying point of bis aciny, thongli that position had been for24 hours lit Ihe possession uf the French. He exposed his troops to be partially ilefeated in proportion as they might arrive. The danger to which he exposeil th^in traa even still more serious, since he made tUem advance without artillery and cavalry; be delivered up bis infantry, ill Iragmenls, uus?{)ported by the other two weapons of war. In ils enemy. The point for asyeiiibling his army should have been Walerlim. He vinnld thus have had all the I6th, and all the ni�bl of that day to tbe 17ib, which would have been siilBcieut t'or colleEting Ihe whole of his army, infantry, caviilry, and arliilery. Tbe French could not arrive till the 17tli, and then would have found all bis army in po^iliou. " EianiTii Observatiom.-1. On the 18th tbe English General gave battle at Waterloo, 'i'his conduct was contrary io Ihe iiiteiesis of his nation, to the general plan of Ihe war adopted by the Allies ; ami he violated all the rules of war. It was nut the interest of Ein^lund, which needs so many men to recruit her armies in linlia, her American colonies, aud her other vast establishments, to rush wantnnly iul'i a murderous contest, wliiclfinlglit occasion the loss uf her only army, oral leant caii.se her best blood to be shed. The plan of tbe Allies was to act in mass, and not lo engage in any partial affair. Nothing was more contrary to their interest and their plan, than to expose the success of their cause lo Ihe chances of .a battle with nearly equal fnrces, wbirc all the probabilities were against them. H.id tbe Anglo-Dutch army been destroyed at Waterloo, what advantagu could the Allies have ckrived from their numirous armies which were preparing to pa^-s Ihe Rhine, the Alps, and the ryr.iuis? " 2. The English General, in r.-sulvnig to iiglii'the liatile of VVaierloo, fuuniled his resolution only on Hie cd-npi ranoii ' of the Pnis-ii.iis; but that co-operalion cnnld not lake place i until ihe afiernonij. Aerordingly he remained ex.msed singly from four in the morning till five in the eveninL', ilial |. is to say, during 13 hours. A bailie ii ;Between30,000aud 40,000 Mcmrtoifs ViewU, rjjnid scarcely be expected lo maintain Ihemsctves.' ' lu ihi-i .case the Augle-Oiilcb army alone would hare h.id fo 3ns'-':h the attack of 60,000 f/enrh during the wfnilc lif tH� l"�l'f, nnd there is no Euglisbntau liul will admit that fli;-i-etclt of snrb a contest could not bc.doublfni. inn! that llMr jr was nut so cunstlluif d a.s to witbstand the shuck of^^he Imperial army for four hours. . -i-.j " During Ihe bight of thel7tU, the weather i" as rxli-rx,'!? bad, wfiiidi rendered the ground impracticable till nine'in the morning. This loss (>f six hours friim riay-iir^-^-^ w-i^ all to the advantage of Ihe enemy; bin roul I the fi�il-'"il make the fate of such a cnnlest depend .>n trie n'eaili'-'"f that night? Marshal Grouchy with 34,000 m-'u, an I ! iMd th� Pinssian Generals believed, during the who> iif"the cigM of the )7lh, and Ihe uk'iniiig of the }8tb, aini it' tin- w-a-thrr bad p.iinitteil the French army to lit dra^ii n;i ir' tie array at four in the niurniug, Ijeluiu seven i.'cliirk I.'.'. An^lo-IJiiich Bipiy wpiilij liave lieeu cuI to. p.ie,C^, |)erstd, and entirely deslioyed. rfllie'weaihe'r Vael o"' �� pei milled the I'reiicli army to range itself in order of battle at ten o'clock, by one the Anglo-Ouicli are.y wonld linve been undone. Its remains would h^vv i�r>-o diivfii beyonil the for.->t, or in .the direciiop qf H'l, and we �.linnld have had time i" the cvenijig to f,. counter Marbbal Blucher, and to inflict upon bun a,sifni1ar fate. If Marshal Gronrhy had encamped Infore VVa'vres on the night of the 17th, the'Pi iissiau arnly lould llavt s�ol-no iletachuiint to save the English army, and II* lattirwou'^ have been completely beaten by ihc'tiD.OOU French'opposed 6o il. '3. The position of Moot St. Jean was badly cliosrY'. The Hmt condition of a field nf batile is to have no difil^s in the rear. During the battle, the English General cou'.l derive mo aid from bis numeiuus cavalry. He did nut belir�a thai be would be, or could be aiuckid on Ihe lefi. He imagined that he would be attacked on the right. In spsfe of the diversion made in his fivnor, by the SO,O0fl Prtis^ians miller I3nlow, be would have twice inatle his retreat during the day, had it been possible; tb\is, in fact, i>y a s1iae{e c.iprice of human aflairs, the bad choice of tbe field of bailie, which rendered bis retreat impossible, was tlie cause of bis success. " Ninth OBsFRVArio les of the Holy Alliance against those of tbe sovereignty of the people." JRELAISD. DUBLIN, JAI^l'ARY 24. THE WEATHER-STATE OF THE COUNTRY. ' Tile communication with the i'literior of the conn> try still remains a little obstructed. A rujiid thaw, however, wliich comineiiieil on S.iturdsy night and has continued without moth inierrnplion since, will speedily restore il. 'I'he Walerforil rniil, due on Siilnrdiy moriiino, ariived early thai artermiiTti, ami the Cork, Belfast......I Lniiilonderry coaches reached town in the evenniif. Tln> (J ilw.ay and Kilkenny mails (due on Sattirdiiy) unived U>t trulil. The foUnwiiiir parnirraplis we extract from the C'oniKtiifi/it Jonrntii (Gi!i>v,ty Faiifr) ot ThiiT'fliy : "From ihe inclemency of the wi-aiiter, and the lURiruliy of travelling, we suppose Ihe -Meeli.ig to be held in Tnanl Ibis day, agreeable lo public reqiisi.ior, instried in our Journal of Tuesday, will Ue thinly alleiidel. A-i ihe subject of discussion will e:;cile great inlerrst, it being reUlive to the tranquillity of Iiie eounly, we think il prubaljle itlnl a post-punenicnt will be considered necessary, n.iul iheie may be a more numerous atlendauce of .Magistrates and GeinleUieu." � * * � " The latb Ma. Edward BaowVE.-The veidici af the CoroDer's Jury was, ^ th.il the d.-ce isi d faiiie b> Jus d alb ill consequence of a shut fired at hnu by some person or ptr-soiis iinkuown.' ' The .vmouit of sMliseriptiuns ofVeri d for ihe dcleclion uf the iniirdti'er mnuniiuil lo 750Z. ytstertlay." � .r �  " Committal-Committed to ihecolinly gaul, on Tucs-I day last, by the Right Hon. laird Coubroik, (�..iineuj Willis [ anil SimonSinith, cllarg d wilh btiOt; taken nl � ineellng of j P.iiiboiiineii, in the house of JuUn Nuo-i, ol Chaj^el I'lnagbiy, in ihis cijiiiiiy." I  - � � � i " A grnileman who has travelled through the disturhed i dislricts, in this county, has l^is d.ij aim nirdus^lBai many countiy genllemen have, for the p eaeiit, �^a^i^'uned th-ir ; residences, and taken lefuge in tbe low;is ai-jaceiit In I'.ieir ; bouses; so apprehensive are if.ty of being allackeil-by these iioeiurnal incendiaries, wliu �o imliippily clistuib the repose ' uf tins herelufure iraiinujl couiTlv."    "�  � ' ElgM o'clock, p. m.- We ha';e until this hour suspend, ed the pnblicatiou of our Journal, in expectation uf ilie're. ciipl of last night and Ibis uigbl's aiail, neither of wbicb have yet arrived." The tlonmel Heruld siales iliat tli� ho�se of 04

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