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British Press (Newspaper) - March 21, 1820, London, Middlesex Number 5394. LONDON, TUESD^Vr MARCH 21, 1820. Pkice 7d. TtlEATIiB.ROYAL. DIWRY-tAWB. THIS RVENING, TUESDAY. March 21, his Majesly'e Servants will perforin, 8th time, a new hramn, iu five acts, called THE HEBREW. [ r tmoded on a principal Incident in the last new Novel of Ivanhoe.] Tli� principal Characters hy Mesirs. Ivcan, Holland, Pope, Putrell, Hamblin, Peoley, T. Cooke, Oxberry, TbompsoM, Harley, .Mrs. W. West, and MisD Carew. Irt Act V.a Jubilate Deo, by Mrs. Bland, Miss Povey,&c. Tlie Prologue to be spoken by Mr. Barnard, (be Epilogue by Mrs. Orjcr. After which, the Comedy of THREE WEEKS AFTER MARRIAGE. Sir Charles Racket, Mr. Elliston; Drngjet, Mr: Dowlbti. Lady Racket, Mrs. Edwin ; Mrs. Drugget, Mrs. Harlowe; Nancy, Mrs. 1. Hughes; Dimity, Mrs. Orger. Tu concliiile villi the Musical Interlude uf THE KIVAL SOLDIERS. Ciplnin Criiirer, .Mr. Powrll; Lenox, Mr. Barnard; Sin-cUir, Mr. T. Coote; Nipperkin, Mr. Munden. Mary, Miss Ciibilt. The Doors will be openftd at H�1f-p��t Six o'clock; the' Performance will commence precisely at Seven. Boxes 78. V Second Price Ss.'6d.-Pit. 3s. 6d.; Second Piice la.-Lower Gallery 2s.; Second Price 1�.-Upper Gal-lory 1.".; Second Price 6d. The Box Office will be open from Eleven till Five o'clock -Places to be taken of Mr. Rudwell, Box Book-keeper. On ThursJ.iy, Brutus, with Jack and the Bean Stalk. Mr. Braham, Mr. Incledon, and Hadume Veslris, will re-api)ear immediately after Easter. Mr. likean, on his return from his provincial eugagelnents, wili make his first appearance in King Lear, which Tragedy ia now preparing fur represcnlatiou. run A TH E-liO YA L, CO VENT-GA RD THIS EVENING, TUESDAY, Mai:ch 21. will be acted, 15th time, a new Musical Drama, called THE ANTIQUARY. Jonathan Oldbiick, Mr. Listou; Caxon, Mr. Blancbard ; Lord, Mr. Comer; Sir Arthur Wardour, Mr. Chapman; EJie Oehillre, Mr. Emery; Lord Glenallan, Mr. Terry ; Hec-I.u- JI'IiKyre, Mr. Abbolt. Miss Isabella Wardour, Miss ijieplicns; iMiss Maria M'Intyre, Miss Matthews; Miss Crisplda Oldbuck, Mrs. Davenport; Elspetb of the Craig-bunifool, Mrs. Faucit. With the revived Interlude (written by G. Colman, the Elder) called THE MANAGER IN DISTRESS. ManajiT, Mr. Chapman; Bustleton, Mr. Blancbard; Irish-m.Ti: in ihe Pit, Mr. Connor ; Lady iu the Boxes, Mrs. Da-veiipori; Gentleman on the Stage and in the Boxes (with ncn- and various Imitations), Mr. Yates. After which, 17lh lime, a new Farce, called TOO LATE FOR DINNER. The principal Characters by Messrs. Jones, Liston, Connor, Hlautl-.ard, Emery, Mrs. Davenport, Miss Foote, Miss BrauniGnt,and Miss Green. The Doors will be opened at Half-past Six o'Clock, and the Piny begin at Seven. A Private Box may he had for the season, or nightly, of Rlr. Brandon, at the Box-office. On Thursday, Ivanhoe, or The Knight Templar, with The Crilic. On Saturday, Shakspeare's Comedy of En'ors, with Blue Beaul. '_ _s_ CALL OF THE HOUSE. II. MATHEWS AGAIN AT HOME. on MONDAY, Aprils, 18211, at the Theatre Royal Eugli.ib Opera House, Strand. IJiixes, Places, and Private Boxes, to be bad of Mr. Sle-vpii.':i)�, at the Strand Entrance, and at Fearman'a Library, ]70, Bond-street. TO BOOKSELLERS. THE STOCK IN TRADE OF A WHOLESALE BOOKSELLER, TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION, By Mr. FAREBROTHER, On the Preraises, No. 52, Paternoster-row, on FRIDAY iM:XT, .March 24, at Ttn o'Clock, by order of the She-r'lit'rt of Loudon ; r|^iJf; STOCK ill TRADE of Mr. BYSH, M. comprising several Tbousand Volumes of Miniature Mairnzims, School Books, several Cop per. plates, Cooke's NovpIs (fine and common'), a large quantity of Children's Books : the whole lotted for the convenience of the Trade, tVom whom approved Bills of Purchasers to the amount of upwaids of 30/. will be takcu. 1^l be viewed the day preceding the Sale ; Catalogues had on the Premises, and of Mr. Farebrother, Beaufort-house, l.'eanfori buildings. Strand. THE NEW SCHEME. S we are Contractors for the present Lottery, we feel it peculiarl^our duty to notice an Advertise. want which has this day appeared in the Public Papers, finned " T. Bish." After a series of garbled and unfair stale-iiieiils of the Scheme, he has proceeded to give, what bis va. iiiiy indnrcs him to think will bea finishing blow, the denuii-tiaiion of his individual disapprobation. The Scheme is be. turf the Public; and with the knowledge thatj iu every poiut  calculation, it is more advantageous tu the adventurer than I lie last or any of the late Lotteries, we set the utmost i H'orN of roalevoleuce at defiance, and court the miniitest investisjation of its plan and principle. The Public will prrhips think that they have a suiScient clue to unravel \hif proceeding, when they are informed that, before this i.riiiery was taken, we were under the painful necessity of r.-fiisinir to adniit a cen-iain party into the coalition we had 'nrmcd. This objection did not arise from any personal ''fctlin;) on our parts, but solely from our knowledge of un. |.|.nBjnt and eiiharrtusing circwmslances, which it would hni he dtlicate in us to particularize, although they were i.f siifijcirnt noloriety at the time to render it imperative on l.oiiD Liverpool to refuse that party's bidding for the l.olicry.-We are the Public's most obliged and Obedient Servants, HAZARD and Co., Royal Exciiange. G.CARROLL, 19, Cornhill. March 20, 1820. ALL IN ONE LOTTERY. "I.ARROLL, the Contractor, who has arranged with Government to give for ihe ADVANTAGE OF i;\ULY PURCHASERS, 2,000 Prizes of 30/ laih, 11th Al'KIL, amounting to SIX! Y THOUSAND POUNDS 1.1 Money, besides their full Chance of all the other i'lii's in the Scheme, containim; 4 ......Prizesof......�30,000 2 ......Prizesof......�20,000 2 ......Prizesof......�10,000 Consols. In this GRAND SCHEME, with 102 CAPITALS, iDltTY THOUSAND POUNDS EXTRA MONEY have been given by the Contractor to the Prizes heretofore allowed by Government, by which �303,500!!! in Money and Consols, is presented to the Public ; a sum far ex-(oedioijthe amount of Prizes in any former Lottery with Hie like number of Tickets. Tickets and Shares are selling by CARROLL, Contractor, No. )9, Cornhill, and 26, Qxford-slreel, London, who Shared and .Sold, in the last few Months, No. 2,387.,.. �30,000 No. 7,003......�5,000 768.... 21,000 2,236...... 2/�00 I,3U.... 20,080 itc. &c. &c. CARROLL has Agents n all the principal Towm tliroughout the Country. GENERAL ELECTION. .... �120,000 .... �40,000 ____ �20,009 WESTMINSTER "ELECTION. ^OTICE,-The Hon. GEORGE lamb's 1^ COMMITTEE-ROOM, for the Parish of ST. MARTIN IN THE FIELDS, is REMOVED from the British Coffee-house, Cockspur-street, to Mrs. Shaw's, Prince of Orange Coffeehouse, Haymarket. WESTMINSTER ELECTION. March, 1820. THE COMMITTEE for conductiog the RE-ELECTION of the Hon. G. LAMB respectfully in-form the Electors of Westminster, that the POLLING has COMMENCED, and will continue every day from Nine till Eour o'clock, and an early Attendance of Mr. Lamb's Friends is particularly requested. Parochial Committees sil daily at the following Places :- St. Auoe's ColTee-house, Dean.slreet, Soho ; Angel Inn, St. Clement's; One Tun, Jermyn-street; Swan Tavern, Bridge* street; White Horse Piwlieo; No. 163, New Bond.ipill be thankfully received and attended to. W, A. MILES, Secretary. Reports having been circulated �vhich have had the effect of deterring many of Mr Lamb's friends from coming up to the Poll, the Committee with the utmost confidence assure the Eleclors, that under the superintendance of Ihe Police and Parish Constables, who are always in attendance, A FREE and UNDISTURBED PASSAGE TO AND FRO.M THE HUSTINGS WILL BE KEPT OPEN DURING THE WHOLE OF THE ELECTION. TO THE GENTLEMEN, CLERGY, AND FREEHOLD. ERS OF THE COUNTY OF MIDDLESEX. Gentlemen, ISHOULD be unworthy of the honourable slalion in which yon kindly placed me during four successive Parliament!!, if I hesitated distinctly to avow the principles on which 1 once more presume to solicit your independent suffrages. I yield to no man in firm att�chment to Civil and Religious Liberty, blended as it immutably is with our admirable Constitution ; and I declare myself, in Ihe truest sense of the words, the Friend of the People, for the cause of the people can never be separated from the cause of their King and country. Acting on these principles in the conscientious discharge of my public duty, I have, to the utmost of my power, resisted the progress of sedition and blasphemy. I have sap. ported those measures which subsequent events prove to have been indispensably necessary for the preservation of the Constitution ; and in the anxious promotion of all real and prarlical iiiiprovement in our Laws and Constitution, I have uniformly opposed all vague, visionary, and dangerous pro. jects of reform. It has been my constant endeavour, during the last fourteen years that 1 have been your Representalive, faithfully, zealously, and diligtnlly to promote yonr real interests, by devoting my personal attention to the arduous and important duties of this metropolitan County. I therefore confidently trust, that hy your votes and inle-rest you will sanction my -parliamentary conduct, and that your early attendance at the poll will replace me ia the dis. linguished situation to tehich it is the highest object of my ambition to aspire. In this anxious hope I have the Ktuiour to be, with the greatest respect. Your obedient and faithful Servant, WILLIAM MELLISH. Bush-hill Park, March 20,1820. state of the poll. W. Mellish .................... 731 G. Byng ......................1,201 S. C. Whitbread ................1,020 The Committee for conducting Mr. Melliah's election have Ihe satisfaction to agtitre hia Friends, that in conse-quen.:e of the excellent regulations adoptetl by the Sheriffs the readiest access is afforded to the hustings. llS, Bishopsgaie-sircet. MIDDLESEX ELECTION. THE COMMITTER for cmiiiuctin^ the REELECTION of Mr. WILLIAM MELLISH boviog reason to appreliend tliat many of the Gentlemen Freeholders have not been canv.Tssed, or applied to by the District Com. roittees, beg to apologitie foe such neglt-ct, and hope it will be ascribed to the only cause, namely, the incorrect state of the Lists. The Committee beg leave to return their best thanks to the Freeholders who have already favoured Mr. MelUsh wilh the promise of their support, and solicit their early attendance at the Poll. Bishopsgate-slreef, March 20, 1820. District Committees are sitting in the following places:-" London Coffee-house, Ludgate-hill; Crown Tavern, Clerk-enwell Green; Ship Tavern, Fiuihury-place; Star and Garter, Islington Green ; Angel Inn, Snand; Percy Coffee, house, Rathhonc-place; White Hart, Holhorn ; Stratford Coffee-house, Oxford-slrcet; Gloucester Coffee-house, Piccadilly; Holmes's Hotel, Parliament.street ; New Exchange Coffeehouse, Strand ; Golden Eagle, Mile End ; Crown aud Angel, Wbitcchapcl ; Narrow-street, Liniehouse; 44, Well-cluse.square ; Marquis of Wellington, Shoreditch ; Green Man, Bcthnal-greeu ; Don Saltero's Tavern, Chelsea ; Catherine Wheel, Borough; aud Cock and Lion, East Smilhfield. DON QUIXOTE ABRIDGED, with four superior coloured Engravings. Speedily will be published, handsomely printedia one volume octavo, on royal paper, IHE SPIRIT of CERVANTES, or DON (3UIX0TE abridged; a Selection of the Episodes and Incidents, with a summary Sketch of the Story of that popular Romance. Printed for F. C. and J. Rivington, No. 62, St. Paul's Church-yard, and No. 3, Waterloo-place. Just published, Second Edition of that Laugh-creating Farce, O O LATE FOR DINNER. By A R. JONES, Esq. Now perrnrming at Theatre with the most unlioundt-d applause. I'riiiled fur W.Sams, Bookseller to his Royal Highness the Duke of York, No. ], St. Jaraes's-street. 'J'trins to the Circulating Library may be bad on appli-cation, MOOR'S GREEK GRAM.MAR IMPROVED. This day was published, in Svo. price 5s. 6d. boards, ELEMENTA LINGUA. GR.2ECiE; novis, plerumque, regulis Tradita ; brevitate sua memoi'ia facilihus. Sludio JACOBI MOOR, LL.D. Partem posleriorem, notasque adjecit G. NEILSON, S.T.D. &c. &c. Heb. et Gr. Prof. Printed for G. and W. B. Whiltaker, 13, Ave-Maria-Iane, London ; and Stirling aud Slade, Edinburgh. Of whom may be bad, just published^ PROSODIA GR^CA, sive Meirorum Graj^urum Expo-�\\\o : nrcnon Disseria'tio Anglice scripta, de usu digajiroa �in Homeri carminibus; rjusdeinque regalia Hexnihrtrarum praecipuii^' Studio Geor$;ii Duobar, S.R.S.E, .Tbird'Edi-lion, 8vo, price S�. boards. EAST INDIA HOUSEi'jAllDARY 26, 1820. tHE COURT of mRECTORS of the UNITED COMPANY o/lfERCBANTS of ENG. LAND, trading to the EAST ISTDIES, do htreby give Nnilee, That the TRANSFER BOOKJS'of the �ald COMPANTS STOCK will be SHUT on THt^DAY the 2d March next, at Three o'Clock, and OPENED AGAJN on THURSDAY, the 131h April folIorWing ; That a QtTARTERLY GENERAL COURT of the said COMPANY will be held at (heir House in LeadenhalU street, on AVEDNESDAY, the 28d'Marcfa next, at Eleven o'clock in the Forenoon ; ' That a GENERAL COURT ofi:the laid COMPANY will be held at their House in LeadenhalJ-streel On WEDNESDAY, the 12th April next, from Ifine o'Cluck in the Morning until Six in the Evening,'^for Ihe ELECTfON of SIX DIRECTORS of the said COMPANY for FOUR YEARS; And that the LISTS of the IHEMBERS of Ihe aaid COMPANY will be ready to beUELlVERED at tliii House on SATURDAY, �M SStJtrif March next. _JO^jg^^P^KT^^retar,. EAST INDIA HQUSE, March 8, 1820. THE COURT 0/ DIRECTORS of the UNITED COMPANY o/ MERCHANTS of ENGLAND, trading to the EAST INDIES, do herein/ g(t4 Notice, That the QUARTERLY GENERAL COURT ap. pointed to he held at this House on WEDNESDAY, the 22d instant, is made Special, for the purpose of lub-mittiHg for cniifirnialion the Resoldtion of Ihe Geheral Court of the 22d December last, approving the Resolution of Ihe Court of Directors of the lOlh November lasl, granting to Sir George Hilaro Barlow, Bart. G.C.B., a pension of 1,500/. per anuum, on the grounds therein stated. The Report required by the By-law, cap. 6. sect. 19., together with the.documenta upon which the said Resolution has been formed^ are open for the inspection of the Proprietors at this House. JOSEPH DART, Secretary. EAST INDIA HOUSE,March 3, 1820. rwmE court �/ directors of the -h. UNITED COMPANY of MERCHANTS of ENGLAND, trading to the EAST INDIES, do herelty give Notice, That the QUARTERLY GENERAL COURT of the snidCO?dPANY appointed to be held at their House in Leadenhall-street, on WEDNESDAY, the 22d instant, at Eleven o'clock in the Forenoon, is FURTHER MADE SPECIAL, for the purpose of taking into consideration an unanimous Resolution of the Court of Directors of the22d Deceniber last (which was to have been brought under consideration on the 12th of January last, but was postponed in consequence of the late hour at which the previous business before the Court on that day was disposed of), recommending the Court of Proprietors �i)oW open at tbi> House for the perusal of the Proprietors. JOSEPH DART, Secretary. This day is published, 'price Ss. in boards, THE INSUFFICIENCY of REASON, and the NECESSITY of REVELATION, to demonstrate the BEING and PERFECTIONS of the DEITY. By ANDREW HORN. " None but a fool or a madman will ever pretend to dispute thc.aulhority of experience."-HimE. Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davicg, in Ihe Strand.; and W. Blackwood, at Edinburgh. This day is published, price 3s. a nevr Edition, with addi-tioas (containing upwards of 300 pages of Letter-press, and an elegant Portrait of the Author) of that popular and iuterestif>g Work, OLOMON'S GUIDE to HEALTH, which may be consiilted as the silent Friend in all cases of Debility, Loss of Appetite, Asthma, Consumption, &c. with assured confidence of benefit. Sold by Sherwood, Neely, and Jones, Paternoster.row ; Samuel Leigh, 18, Strand; and Baron and Co. 150, Oxford, street. New Bond-strcrt. MR. HUNT'S TRIAL. YORK ASSIZES, Saturday, Maech 18. THIRD DAY-(Concluded.) the king V. hont and others. Jonathan Andrews examined by Mr. scarlett.-I reside at Endham Hall, near Manchester; I was head-constable in Manchester in August lasl; I have some property there; I was on the ground about 12 o'clock on the 16tb of August; it was arranged that a line of constables should exteud from the bouse where Ihe Magistrates were to the hustings, or as near as possible to them; when 1 went tu Ihe ground there was a line of constables formed from Mr. Buxton's honse to the hustings, wbich were then erected; shortly after the hustings were removed several yarfig backvvards; I took no-tice of the different parties aa they arrived ; they inarched in regular military order, aa I have seen soldiers march; about every fourth or fitlli man appeared to have some command over Ihe rest; they were five or six abreast; a great number had sticks, and many carried them as a soldier car. rivs his musket, that is erect upon the left shoulder; I saw a great number on the ground wilk slicks, but they did not carry them iu that form; I saw many flagu aud caps of liberty; when each division arrived there was tre-meuduus shouting by those who were on and round the hustings; there was also waving of sticks in the air; t was near enough to the hustings lb recognize Jones, whom 1 know, but I did nut hear what he said. I was upon the ground when Mr. Hunt arrived-ifr^a carriage. There was then an immense crowd of people assembled, and the crowd which accompanied him was also immense. I have before seen as many people assembled together as I on that day saw. I think there were between 60,000 and 70,000 persona present, they consisted mostly of labouriug people; there were very few respectable' persona present. 1 conceived so large a meeting could have no other tendency thai) to overawe Ihe respectable inhabitauta of the lo.wn aud its anthori-ties. The people appeared tu have come from a distance. It was a very dusty day; I think it was'a warm day. Cross-examined by Mr.'barrow.-Junes was one of the first on the hustings. 1 do not know that he was employed as a mechanic to erect the hustings. I csbnot tell whether be was directing the crowd nut to press .too close or not. Cross-examined by Mr. Hnnt.-1 thinkit waa the division that bad a banner with " Equal Repr�iientation or Death,'* upon it, that marclied wjfb their sticks shouldered. It was a black flag; I saw them' ou-the^groiindj the sticks were very large and thick. The peuplt^ who atteBded the meeting appeared to me have come generally with sticks. I said I thought the Bieetitig amounted to 60,000 or; 70,000 persons. , The sticks J saw were not sneh as Igetienilly see people use in walking-they were larger; 1 caaiiut say whether they were as long as walking sticks; I was not near enough to judge exactly. The size of the sticks varied (Haterially, according lo ihe size of the men. I think they were generally four or five feet long; they were not all as thirk as my wrist. I do nut know from uhrnce the psrty hrnring the black flag came. Tlicy were marching a breast; 1 do nut say �Uat every m.m had bis stick sliouldernl; but llnry carried them generally in tliat position. Some of the cuiniihtndi'ra. also had sticks. I think that division consisted uf 3,000 or 4,000 men; they had sticks generally. I cannot tell how many sticks were am(>ng the whole party; I cannot swear that half of the party, pr that one in four had slicks; I am positive there was more than one in ten or one in five so armed.. 1 have already stated,- lhat when they came upon the eround they ahuutei), atid waved the slicks in the air. I had no particular companion on that day ; we had one hundred constables on Ihe field, hut t caunol point out any one who saw iliis at Ihe same time that 1 did. After the party had waved Iheir sticks, they marched towards the hustings in Ihe same order tiiey bad come upon the field. I heard no ordef of " Shoulder arms " I saw no use made of those sticks in attackiug the cuustables; 1 saw no such attack made. 1 saw other divisions arrive, who appeared tafaa,re sti(:k9 alsit.^ liiey; might have . ipad$..i)se..of their stilts withoHt my mreing them. I was cbiefly^ilh the Magistrates, and therefore had out so good an'oppoitunity of -seeing what took pUce. I saw very few women, and very faw girls indeed. The space of grouud was so large tint I could not make an estimate of the number of females. I was near the Magistrates' boOse when you arrived. I was not at any time near enough to the hnstiugs lo hear what you said. 1 saw neither firearms, swords, or. any other offensive weapon, but slicks with the crowd. I saw no per-son that day but at the infirmary. I saw no person struck, nor did I see auy of the constables make use of their staves. I had no occasion to make u.>ie of mine. Thomas Hardtnan examined by Mr. LiTTLEDALE.-I was a special constable on the 16lh of August; when 1 first got to the ground (nbont 11 o'clock] there was but a few people assembled; soon after several parties came in in regular mi-litary order, carrying sticks. Those lhat I saw carried them in the left hand as soldiers do muskets, and seemed to have command over the others. They marched towards the hustings, and were cheered as they went up. I heard two people speak from the hustings before the whole party arrived. The first speech wis, " There has been an order given to stand six yards back from the stage, otherwise yon will afford your enemies an opportunity of rushiug in with their cavalry and all their corruption." The other speech was soon after, I know not which was first, it was as follows-" If you had ever so stout-hearted a leader, you will do no good unless you stand firm to your post."-Both these speeches were made before Mr. Hunt arrived. Jones spoke one of the speeches, the first I believe. I know not who spoke the other. 1 saw Mr. Hunt come up in a barouche, attended by a large crowd. I was then at a distance, and could Hot judge how many came up with him. He got upon the hustings, which were at thai time removed eight or ten yards farther from where the constables stood, than they were on their first erection. I think there were 60,000 or 70,000 persons present. The alarm in Manchester was very great then. Cross-examined by Mr. Barrow.-1 have au uncle named J^mes Hardman, a brewer, Jones was some lime since em. played by him;ili-b, 1 understood, though I did not bear it from lU*vr li}-*', lim undoubted testimony should be had ofwhullmik i.-lace, un.l this was Ihe first of the procccdiiisia. 1 did iml lUcii fcnou/ Mr. Henry Horton, a Reporter for 77

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