British Press, February 29, 1820

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February 29, 1820

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British Press (Newspaper) - February 29, 1820, London, Middlesex Number 5376. kiNG'S THRliTRP.. t ,i THIS EVENING. TUESDAY;, ;F�I>.. 29. vrU\ be repealed (second lime), Ihe new grand teri-oiis Opera, eiililled .. -�ew S,r,Mly. Dt-.^es, I>C(>ralioii(i. &c. The: Munic by Sigiiur l.iv.iMli-TliE Poelry by Mr. Slefano Vestria. End of lbs, First Act, the new DIVERTISEMENT. � A^ler llie Opera. IhB new Ballet of I'ANURGE._ . �- TFTEATRR-ROYAL,- DRUnY-ZANe. tHlSEVENlWG. TUESDAY.-Fehrnary 29. his Majesty's Servants wfll perform the Musical Drama of , GUY MANNERING. Colonel Manticrinj, Mr. Peuley; Henry Berlram, Mr. Braimm, in which Churacter lie will iiilrodnce " Now Hope,: now Fear," with Sliss Po�ev-a new B-illad, The-Last, Words of IVIarmion-and�' Scots wlia hae wi' Wallace bled!" Dominie .Sampson, Mr. Oxberry; Dandie Dinnjont, Mr. Biilier; Dirk,H.a"eraick, Mr.Viiiinj; Gilbert Glossini Mr. O-illie. I.ucy BerWann, Mi��.Ca��r5'Flurt,'Map.^b^i' |iim that h,- lias In congraiiilalf hi�'Palions on their having i^bidined it hisOdicis, ill the Lold-ry-drawn Ip9!i|1-1itt�l4 fieai- CattUni Palace every, day. from. Ten lilf>��l^SV�fe1h*Jce''Is^^Caia-' logues Sjl.facb. , 'ci CHARP!at.S.n^Rr, Srcrelary. Price 7d. SOUTtfWARK ELECriON.-FebruaryS.S, 1S20. 4 T u iiiimerouii'.VI EEPING of the FRIENDS �\. �f CHARLES CALVERT, Esq. held this day at the Three'J'uns, St. Margaret's Hill; SOLOMON DAVIES, Esq. in the Cliair: Ilwns resolved unanimously, That the Thanks of this Meeting are justly due and are hereby given to Charles Calvert, Esq. our worthy and r*'spected Repreveatative, for his services in Pariiametit, for his steady support of Ihe cause of civil and religious liberty, for his exertions to promote economy in the public expenditure, and reform in tbe representation of the people, and for his constant attenlion to the wishes of liisConstilurnls,and to the interests of the ancient Towj) and Borough of Suulhwark. ^Tbnt.'artffiriretr.lu Mr. Calvert, not. only as agreeafglwitU  with biro in the same political opinions, but also foT, ibe uprightness of his intentions, and the iiilee;rily of his conduct, and considering what are the besfqiialificalions of a Repre-seiilalivc of this Coimnercial Gorough, we are of opiniou, that hy the firmne.4s and indcpeiidencb of bis character and his commercial kuowlcilge, by his lopg acqminlance wilh our local interests, by hi> punctual atU'niinti to his Pnrlia-ineutary duties during the tvvo last Parlinmeuts, and by his accessibility at all times, highly deserving of, and well eu-titieil to the coiitiHiiance of oui- confidence and support. That we fcej it toi�e our duly, as much as it is our inclination, to renew our personal cxerlions lo piomotc anil increase Mr. Calvert's interests, and collectively and inilivi-, dually pledge omiielvea lo assist him in his canvass, and by all conatilutioual means in our power lo secure his J^e-turn, for itie third time, as one of the Representatives in Parliament for this aucieut and populous Town and Borough..' That these Resolutions, signed by the Chaii-man, be printed and postt'd in ihe most public places ia ihe Borough,and published iu someof the Morning Papers. ..'Go�liulie9, Cities, and Biiroitgbsi � . '. By JOHN DISNEY, Esq. Barri�te#-irtrLaw. Print.d for J. ami W. T. Clarke (Ute \ir.Clarke and Son�), Law lluobKellers, Porlugal.jitri-el, LiiicolnVinn. Of ivhom may be had, in 8vo lificeV/. l�.'ilh January, llJ20 ; Present-The Earl of Wemyss and March; the Earl of Rosebery ; Lord Belbaveu ; Lord Rollo j the Lord Justice Clerk ;� Lor3n'air, �r perhaps before, Esgland; apd concluded by observing, that works of such eminent public ui�luy and oroameitt, are anquealtonably ihe lipft means of -aiding tbe iiidinlrious/classes of the comtnonily'j and while they are tribnieii ja^Hiljr doe lo Ihe illustrious dea�sterHy. lu reference lo the plan aud sile it was observed,-tbat in Iransmittiug Mr. EI|iol's very, elegsntraDd clasaicai design formed ou the Pauilieon at Ronie, llie following nolo was subjoined lo Ibe resoliilloiis': " The Coinraillec are desirous ii should be understood that'-nolliiiig bal yet been detcr-inincd, either in regard lo the plan of lite building, or its situation, both Of which will fie niiitier foi- ifitlnre and deliberate cousideraliun ; but Ibe general inijpression aeeina to be, that the design to .lie ottii��leIj Bdiipte'd shorild eillier be formeil on or be an exact'mtfdel orsume of the must approved slrucinres of antignily." ^ ^ ,^ 'v e�i ji'Vtj'' ~i ^' 1ft rfr^i'ai'ee k'tst?'ib tTielealjialimi'tt!ai'ia*nr\iaife'6{ tile subscriptions, tbe Cummiilee, after soine deliberation, were of opinlaiv, lh.it it would be proper tg defer thai measure for the preseol. The jCommitlee then came to the following Resolutions : Tbe ComiBittee having heard tbe report of the proceedings that have taken place since their last meeting on Hie 2-7d July, 1819, expressed their confident hiipe,-tlial Ihe Ministers of Ihe Church of Scotland, who were now in pus-session of ihe Resolnlioiis of the General Meeling of the Noblemen and Genlleraen, held lit'Edinburgh ou lhe24lli of February last, and of ihe s'ubsequent RcsoIuiKjuR of the Goramiltee, together with the reeommeiidation of the G''-oeral Assembly, would, when a seasonable opportunity, presented itself, lake such measures as might appear to them-beat calculate,! to promote the object of these Resolutions, ami of Ihe recommendalion of the General Assem-bly; aud Ihe Coinmiltee also expresiieil their confident hope that the Commaniling Officers of Volunteer Local Militia and Tolnnteer Corps would also take such measures as might appear to theui proper for promoting this great n.i-tional object. 2dly, That the additional list of subscribers ought to be published. And 3dlj', Tb? Committee recommend to their Secretary to continue his exertions in pro-moling subscripliona in ei-ery direction. Ou the suggestion of Lord Rollo, the Earl of Kiunoul's name was added to Ibe Committee. On Ihe motion of ihe Earl of Rosebery, Ihe thanks of the >Ieeliiig were unanimously voted lo the Earl of Wemyss and'March, for his conduct in ihe Chair. The Committee were also pleased to express thanks to their Secretary, fn-hie cuulinued zeal and exertions in promoting the cause of the National Monument. ADDITIONAL SUBSCRIPTIONS. 1st, ladies. Countess of Moray. , tily of work to be done. Iii cooseque'vce of the m'^iter-manufuctiirerB decliiiiii^ lo n'l edrr lollic-si demaiidi), there Iiub been a Keiierul turn.out, wl.icJi liu� ii0n-continued for some nioiitti'. U i-der x!ii'>..! circutns!�nce�, several of the mnster.ur�iiufat-ltr''c- s have engaged worktlien .wiio.liad eil'ier �SaH>l-.iH!-.i', or had never entered into this comljin^aiiMi, 'Mi^-i cAiiduct highly irritated the wnriiuieii wlio >lill ud-hered lo Vlie Union, ^ifrho tletermined l.i (.vevint it hy inuii) force, and' for this |)ijrpo.-e iht-rius^eintjit-d, it) t;reat riomheri", nt the works of oteol' ilie ikhici-\mi mioul'acturers in tlie neighbotnliood -A !> bury, where ilfey grossly as-ii.nhed sifvrrul uf tii Vrorkrnen, whom they'de.-ignaie liy lliexilious imiiii of Blackn, Warrtints were .>.ubsr-()iiejit y granlr.i ae^niii't H'il/iam Koioelt, JuSeftU Piuckirr, J'iscjjh son,. Jonathan fieming'wuy, (jVor-fc H'elinni, (ti:i:^a it^ lf'-*n'. ^vvin being conrenied in tiiis nuinitze. U'ritues iiv tliese ijefionsi wefe brooilit before ftli'i-.ei Simk* and .(eremiali Barjlov, E'-qiiires, iViut; �initts nt ;!i -t Ruling, at DcwshoTy : iliniiis,' llie t \aiiii.i;iii.,in uf iLeie persons a great c inC'iiirse of (lenj.li' out^ co!-Ir-cletl round the inn, who behaved iiiMi i nm n I i ii'i;- llie coinilritn.f to i',''e tlie mob. This attended with conaiderable e 11 - Lady Ann Stuart......................... 5 Lady Grace Douglas................... Lady Shaw Stewart ...................... 2 Lady Abcrcromby......................... & Lady MacGregor Murray.................. 3 The Honourable Mrs. Boyle................ 25 The Honourabje Miss Rollo................ 3 Miss Aytoun .........................*� 2 Miss M. Aytoun....................... -2 Miss Isabella Aylo^n..................� � Mrs. Cl-awford....................� 2 Misa Greig....................^....... ^ - , The Hod; MraiHuuter -r? v�V'.t'^?*; Miss Lilly Wilson, dido,................r" 1 1. ct of which can only be to ajrijravirie tlieir sufrcrinijs, and jm-veiit the ajiptouch of bitter days. PEACE >0f7�rr. A considerable time lias elapsed >ince we adverted in our coluiails lo the pro'-'eedings vf tin* Hiost interesting tiud itnporlanl S.icicty ; yft il U8 r*!al pleasure to observe, titat it not iilently gaiiiinjf jround in various directions, and we sincerely had it �> the 1 ar-binger of tlie iicco[n()lishriieiit of that blessed penoJ " when nation shall no longer lift up sword atrBJnat iialioii, nt-iiher shall ihey learn war any more." The Socitly has lalely published uni.rlli Irset, compritiiig a .sermon pre.iclied by the {{..v. tJa'vid Bojfue, D.D. in 1SI3, three years before the formation of a Peace, Socieli/. We regret that our limils ito not allow us to jiive it entire, and it ia difficult lo k>:lect any part from a work, the whole of wliich in sn rxcellem ; liiit the followiiig^striking iiluslr-dtioii of !l>e crt'i tti of peaceuble inl.nbi-taiits, consisting of fathers and mothers, sons ami daughters, and infants at the breast, have been buried under the ruins of their dwellinj|;s, or dashed to piece* in the streets, while the surronndu.g country has been mouriil'tilly desolated. What is the elfect of this warfare ? Every survivor's hear! n filled with hatred of the invaders, and burns with revenge. The same spiiit he conveys down �� uii inheritance to his children; and let it he remeui-hered, * thai those are tio little enemies." L-t us suppose, that instead of such an arma-^ ment, our vuleis were lo commission siiips laden with corn, and clothes, and mmiey, at only half the amount of expense-and to accompany the gift with a letter to the government of� ntiglihoor-iiig country to this effect; "I'hrough the gond.ness ofG'xl, we have had an abundiiit harvest, and hearing that you heve not, we send a present of coni to the widows and fatherless, the orphan, the blind and the lame. As many of them may be unpiovid-ed with raiiHSiit fur the inclemency of winter, accept of the clothing which will he delivered to you hy out fleet, and divide amf>ng Uiose who are in the grealest distress, the money *hicli our iiies-Sengera carry lu their hands." What infi woiild such conduct have upon the-people of that country > Would it leave any stitigs behind Hi their soul-.No. It would concilialS" the esteent and affection of all. Tell them after this, -Biiiain wishes to injure�J'ou."-" No," they would say, " it cannot be; it is impossible th^t the people of th;;t land should desire to do us harm." Command thein to buckle on their armour and wage w,ar with thf English. They would answer, " We cannot light wilh ihem: the weapons' would drop from our, Iwnds: we love them too well to hnti them : cnn-tiniie in peace." If any slate would act in this way toils, neighbours, it would have no enemies: the sound of war would not be heard iu ifts dominions. -fPiymouth I'apci.J ;

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