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Publication: British Press April 22, 1820

British Press (Newspaper) - April 22, 1820, London, Middlesex Number 5422. LONDON, SATLIRDAY, APRIl: 22, 1^20 Price 7d. i'-.M' (lus first appciiraiice this feeKmni}. � N'liVER ACTKU. y/ffCAtheuOyai., cnvtiST-oAiiDHS. rpUiS EVEN4NG, SATUROAV, A,.ril 29; -A Hill be acird � ncii- Musical Ituinaiico, calltd HRNRl QUATHE; Or, PAULS' IN THE OLDF.N TIME. Hrnr;, . Macready ; Sully, Mr. KgerlDTi ; Gpneral D'Au-ra .t;i, Mr. f'awcetl ; Khjphc de Biruii, Mr.C. Kemli.lc ; Fre-c! tiik Si. Leon, .Mr. Aldmtl ; O'Dcinud, Mr. .1. .I�diii8(oiie .'utii> is ensr-i^pd at tiiis Tbratre); iMonatHrhe, Mr. Kmery ; J. i'lvy. Ml. Abbott; jessaoiy,Mr. Farley ; Dnvy,' y,:. F.iiuiy. Lady Uinikiiij Mj-s. GibUs; .MissTiUup, Misa Ti'.f I^oniR will be opened'at Half-past Si'x o*Clock, and if.h I'l-.y besin at Sevetj. _ s 7i ; Second Price 3s. 6d.-Pit 3s. Sd. ; Second j!ii,e 2^. - l.owei- Gallery Is.; Second Price Is.-L'pper (ii "IV i!iiai'ce of illi. HEART OF MID LOTHIAN; i'i!. the lily of st. LEONARD's. .!"l.ii, Uiii,e of Ar�yle, .Mr. IJensou'jIi; the Laird of Ml!, djiiis, Mr. Fiiz*illi�m; Geordie Robrrlson, alias M;iinii,.ii, .Mr. Waikins; Archibald, Mr. Grant; David n. a.i-. Ml. CliH'ord ; Reuben Butler, Mr. Cord^ll. t;aro-l-.... li.nn of England, Mrs. Dibdin ; KIBe Deans, Mrs. H,.i:); .).-.iiijc Deans, MissTaylor; M rs. Glass anil Margery .^iMi.loclisiin, Mrs. Brooks; Madje Wildfire, M i.s8 Co|>elanil. 'i'u ivl.ich will be added (12lh lijne), the popular Bnrlelta, called ^'IDOW AND NO WIDOW. rui.iiiiii I'erdne, Mr. Payne; Copslern, his Valet, Mr. I'.M.-.iv: Vapid, Mr. Fitzwilliam; Goldfinch, Mr. Wal-.(.nniy Ditbller, Mr. Wyatt. Mrs. Perdue, Mrs. � I :!). ins tlie hist night of her engagemenl). _Pjl, Ss.-Gallery, Is.-Duors open at Half-\,^- I V,, begin at Half past Six.-Half Price at Half past i: � m .inl.iy, Wednesday, and Friday next, Ivanhoe, willi ": !' Ill .>!' Calas. I'� l\.vday,Thuriiday, and Saturday, The Heart of Mid i.'.ii'. HI, and a Comic Melo-d,-ame. BRITISH MANUFACTURE. A SriEAIlS havii)(r invented LE CREPE 1\� C'lINOIS, an Article of an entire Hew construction ' ti;>'.-ular elej;ance for Dresses, Uc. respectfully solicits l.ilisw inspect the above, with a large variety of other i.i superior to any Eslablisbmciit in the Metropolis, p.J IS ('lilies, Gros de Naples, Levantines, Ducapcs, Taf-f iiv:>. V\'*-iiinEj Silks, Striped Sarsnets, Poplins, Lustres, (.aiz"i. Velvets, &c. &c. Al60 an immense Slock of While am: i. olcniied Sallns, IndlaimitatioD Scarfs, Norwich Crapes, ' kcrebtj r/ive A'oWrc, That the CO.MMITTEE of BUYING and WARE-HOUSE.S **ill be really to leceivc Proposals, pealed up, on or before WEDNF.SOAY.the lOlh dsy of May, 1821), from such Persons as may he willinit lo supply the Cumiinny with IRON SHOT and SHELLS, .SOLDI ERS'SHOES, BUFF LEATHER ACCOUTREMENTS, PRUSSIATV BLUE, RED LEAD, and PAINT : And that the Conditions of the respccliVe Contracis may he seen upon appIicatio.n to the Clerk to the said CiHumiU lee, with whom the Proposals ninist be left before Eleven �f The Clock on the befoi'e.mentioned lOih of May, aflcr wliicli hour Ihe Commillee will not receive any Temler. JOSEPH DART, Secretary. AV/YG'.S THEAIIUi. EVENING, SATURDAY. April 22, will be repeated, Mozart's Grand Opera, entitled iL FLAUTO MAGKO. Afier wliirli, the favourite Ballet of LA ROSE, OU LE DEGUISEMENT. THliATIlE-nOYAL, l)HUKY-/.A>VK. PHIS EVENING, SATURDAY, April 92, bis Majesty's Servanis will perform "he Comedy of WILD OATS; OR, Tfl'E STROLLING GENTLEMEN. .Vif George ThuiKVr, Mr. Dowtnn ; Rover, Mr. Elliston; Hairy Tliiinder, Mr. Peiiley; Banks, Mr. Powell ; John Dory,-Mr. Gallie ; Farmer (Jainmoii, Mr. .Merc-.lilh-, Lamp, Wr. Keeley; Epbraim Smooth, Mr. Mnndrn-; Sim, Mr. Kiiii:lit. Lady Aniaranth, .Mrs. W. West ; Amelia, Mrs. Kiiijlil ; .lane, Miss Ivi-lly. To wiiich will he adilcd, ISib lime, a'Rroad Farcical Panto-n^imicaK Di'nnjn, Ut 4wo nets, entitled SHAKSl'EARE FliH^iJs HARLEQUIN. ILirlfquin, Vir. H'lriey ; Corpora! Bounce, Mr. DoM'ton ; Gwc iiiiHile. Mr; Oallie; Jrte Snip, Mr. Munden'; .Ahraliam, iVr. Kiiisjlii; Simon, ,Mr. OxbSrry; Forire,'flJr. Russell^ I q. M P. R. P. Glyn, Es^. L. A. GoldsilimidI, Esq. George Harrison, Esq. Rev. J. Herdinan, A.M. and 51.D. Samuel Hoare, jnn. Esq. William Morgan, E�q. j. Thomas RolK-rlP, Esq, � Isaac Solly, Esq. Jrnies Soper, F.sq. Dinner at Six o'Clork preclnely. Ticket^-,. Fifteen Shillings each, in:iy be had of the Treasurer, Stewards, Secretary, and Collectors; at the Bar of the Tavern; and at the Reluge, in Hackney-road, and Hoxlou. ' Since the Iiisiitntion was first opened in the year ISOfi, there bas-e been admitted 884 Females, and 3Sa .'Vlales, anil a. way olfered for their return from vice and misery to virtue and cumfori.-A Refuge wherein Ihey are wiihdrawn from Ihe oaths of vice, are langht lo ri iioniice Iheir former habits, to pursue iiiduslrious eiiipliiynients, to form resolutions of reformation, and lo brconie honest and virtuous members of society, is now afforded to a coHslaiit sucri s.sioii of Sixty Young--Persons of each sex, who would olherwise be exposed to all the bitter consiqueuces of waiil and crime. ROBElil" CRO.SliY, Siereiary, 36, Hoxton-sqiiare. SA.MS'S CIRCULATING LIBKAUY, Corner of Pall-mall, opposite St. Janus'a Palace. ILLIAM SA.VIS respectfully nml k'"'*"-fiilly returns his sincere acknowledgments to the Nobility and -Gentry,- for ihe auspicious eiu-oura^e-ment and liberal patronage with which thfy have liiinooivd bis exertions lo obtain the flattering IBsliinouy of public approbation. He has now llie honour of solieiling their iiolice lotbe REMOVAL of his CI RCULATING LIBRARY and LITERARY INSTITU I'lON .from fi2, PALL-MALL, to 1, ST. J AMES"S.ST,REE r, a eircuinstauce occasioned by the general enlargenieni of his concerns, and liis anxiefy lo proviile arconiinodalions in propintion to the exicudcd number of his .Subscribers and Lilerary Palrons. Terms of Siibscriplioii may be had on appliraliun, and theOPJiRA and THEATRICAL AGENCY is still coiiiinued on lhat fuoting which has liilberlo been favoured by the unanimous approval of the Public. Bookseller, Binder, and Stationer, to his Royal Highness the Duke of York. GIONUINE WINES. COATES -ami CO. rr-siiecifnlly inform their numerous Frii-n.ls, the Nubility, Gentry, and Public, that besides ibeir general .STOClt of WINES and SPl KITS, they have on s-^le Ihe uiider-mentinned fi....-i.s....21.0!.l>- 2,220...........�. 2,000 - 1,345.. ........20,UilO [ &c. &c. Thif day are piildished, price 2s. SOME �E.MARKS on LORD JOHN RUSSELL'S LIFE of WILLIAM LORD RUSSELL, an.l on the Tinits in which he lived. � By SPE.-VCER JOHNSON, Esq. London; Printed for J. Mawman, 3S), Ludgate-slref t. Speedily will be published, THE TRIAL of ARTHUR THISTLE-WOOD for HIGH TSEASON; laken in Sliort-hand By WILLIAM BRODIE GUUNEY, � Short-hand Wriici; |a both Houses of Parliament. Sold by J. Bnllerworlb nnd Son, 43, Fleet-street. � .11.- This day is pubtished, price in boavd-i. 4s. SER.VIONS, bj;.,t>e Hi.iiournl.leAVlLLIAM HERBERT, CJefki Rfflor of Sppfforth. Printed for F. C. Biijd, J. Rivingtou, No. 09, SI. Paul's Church.yard, and A'o. 3, Waterloo-place; and by J. and G. Todd, York. ,� Bpeedilywlll be published, inscribed, by permission, lo the �l^rrl of .MjjMBTOU'in one voluine octavo, C3JEfiaiO^>*5"^^^�MMJ,.vjiriaiw tVlntters of >3 DOCtRn%,a|vJ PRACTICE. By Ihe Rev P. W.NG.AJRROVY. D.D. ' Of Christ Church, 0.xford, nnd Keclor "of East Carnct, Herts. Printed for F. C and J. Rivin^ton, No. 02, St. Paul's Cliuicli yard, and No.3, Waterloo-place. HI.STORY OF HOLLAIVD-BY LOUIS BONAPARTE. On Monday, April 24rli, will lie published, in Three Octavo Volumes, price W. lOs. lOCUMENTS MISTORIQUR et REFLECTIONS SUR LE GOVERNEMENT DE LA IIOLLANDE. Par LOUIS BONAPARTE, EX-ROl DE HOLLANDE. " Do wel en zie niet om." London : Printed for Lackinglon, Hughes, Harding, iMavor, an.l Jones, Finsbury-sijnare. An ENGLISH TRANSLATION of this Work will be published at the same time, in 3 Vols. 8vu. price 1/. 16s. COVEN THY, April 17. Tlie Sesfintis for this City and Couotv were held lir iidjouriinieiit on Thursday last. A tr'tie bill was fiyiiid Hj;niiisl our Iiite Caiulidale, William (Jolibett, for uu Bssonlt at the bo6th, during the election. True bills were a^so found af;Dinst Sava'h Fawson and James Anglish, Setb Mercer, John Robinson, Benjamin Findon, Richard Arnold, H^itry. Colion, James Walker, John Ponllon, Wale W'indsor, JaineS Pebher, Thomas CoMson, and James Garratt^ for a riot 111 this cily on Moiiduy, the 6tli of March last. The whole of these are traversed until nest Sessions. IIEUEFOIiD CITY ELECTION. H^BIilfORO, MARCH 15. Wednesday last bert^appoiijtpjKfnr the election of tivo Aleniber^of^PSHwro^trftrhhtsCT at an early hour the freemen hefjan lo s^senible in the Town Hall, and ubout eleven o'clock, after the nsiial forms had been avinjj;> been conslanlly tttieniive to his pifblic- duties and the interests of lii� constituent. That he had acted not only a u-efiil but a shining part ; for that when he moved the Address at the opening of the last Session of I'urliauient, he had shown nut only zeal in givinf; eiierjiy to the laws for protectin;; the morals, the re-lifjimi, and the cnnatilutiou of the country, assailed in a manner unknown to former timec, but that he had evinced to sincere a regard for the liberlies of the people, tliat he had excited the praises of even the Leaders of the Opposition. He said he should abiitain frorn expatiatiiif; on his weIl-kno�n private virtues, out of delicacy to the presence of liis friend ; and because he believed his open manly character was acknowledged and valued by all ; nor had he -jh enemy who attempted to fit on it a siiiijle blot. He observed that the city might novi be congratulated upon an election without a coiitest, which would prevent those cauies of irritation which too often accompanied pojilleal straggles; and whilst on that subject he desired to return liis personal tliaiiks to the many friends who warmly supported him, uiid also to all his fellow-titiztns for tilt ir civility when he himself solicited the honour lie now requesleil for his fritnd. fie said ilmt being too lale ill lhat application had caused him to reflect that it was loo late also with'regard to his time of hie; and he took that opportunity of assuring them, that though the spark of .ambition.which h iil been kindled on that occasion was extinguished, that his st'nse of their kindness would never be ex-tincjiiislied but will) his existence. He concluded Willi declariiiir his lull assurance of his Hon. Friend's success, and thanked the meeting for the iiidiilj>ent hearing they huii afforded him. Mr. Lll.I.V rnse to second the nomiiiation ; he said so short a titue had elapstd >ince on a former occasion he h-Ji) the honour of seconding'the nomi-ualion of his Hon. Friend, h proper person-to represent this city in ParliaiDeiit, that he ^ihould not now, long tresp.iss on the time gf the meeting. Coluiiel Mailhews, who preceded him, had so ably Hilvrried to the important jirivilegt-s tliay were ubonf to Hxercise, as also to tlie exalted situation whicii Ins Noble Fiiend fiHii in this cily, that further coininml lie fell wns niineoessary, and he should rtst the cliipis.of Mr. Cocks, lo their ,a�fV frames and su(iport, upon iHe fenowledoe live' freemen now posSrsS""!!'of his puijlie'CO'ii'if'u'ct aiidlijs private viitues. He could veiilure to appeal to all. witliOHt aiy a|iiire!ieiisioii of dis.se't, even from aiiy'i.ii,j;le individual, where would Ih-'v find a man Miaviiii; a iiig'ner sense of lioiidiir, sinclrr iiilei.riiy, -or lir.fiiM'L; in a more ex.-m|iU!y ir.miner all tlie -reliit i> 1. nl' life ; to all with whom he Iij� inlerc.inrse mole kiiiii, courteoni, friendly, and siixsre ? Upon  this |niting uU in the bonds of amity and peace. R. Phim.ips, Esq. then rose for the purpose of proposing K. P. Scudamore, Esq. He observed it was most grateful to his feelings, that he had again the honour of nominuliiig his worthy friend Mr. Rd. Scudamore, as one of the Representatives in Parliament for this cily. He was certain all deplored the immediate c.iu-e, the demise of our late most revered and venerable Sovereign ; at the same time that we hail the accession of his present most gracious Majesty. He fell it quite unnecessary for him to expalinte upon the public character and conduct of Mr. Scudamore, it was perfectly well known to those he addressed ; all have long experienced his honest nnd faiihful s-ervices, which have frequently and repeatedly received the merited applause of his constituents. There never was a time when it was more egseiilial to the best inte-resls of the country and'Ihe coustilution, that men of tried honest and iridpiiendent political principles should stand forlh in ib.fei.ceof the drooping rights of liie peojile, against the present exorbitant power of the Crown, and the influence of the Executive branch; arising from a variety of causes, as well from the enorniuns load of taxation, a vast standing army, and the dictation,, iu effect, of the Minister of the day lo ti'ie House of Commons; for if the Minister of the ihiy, whoever he may happen IQ be, can carry all his Mieasures,' whetlier good or bud, through the inslru^ineutality of the House 9f Cpuiuions, without being responsible, there will soon l>e ai) end of all our freedom and happiness. Therefore unless some check can be found against j these great evils, either by a i]iioderate reform of I the liu'ise of Couiuious, or by the House of Comhinns refortning themselves, which is rather ' a hopeless ease., .it will, be with us, M in former I, titles It was wilh the Roman Republic, where I all the forms were kept up,.after the good and substance were losi ; so we, I fear, shell have to lament fli Consliiulroii, the once boasted aud glorious (] CotitrUiuijon of England, is little fQore thun a I ^hiidut* aii(f>a name. He concluded with strongly . recoipitneiidyig lus i'riend, Air. Scudamore, to their ' sufl'rufcjes and .Mipport. J. PALMEn, Esq. (o^e to seeoud Mr, Phillips in 'he nomination of their long-tried anrl a.jproved (liend Mr. Scudamore, as a person einii.eijily qualified to represent tl is ciiy in Parliaineii!. iir- frit ii. supeifiiious f'br hull to occupy the liin^- of ineeluiji, as Mr. .S.nd.iinore was well ko.Mvu to all preseiii, and further eulojiy was iiiii-.>^ce>s iry. Hr; b"5;gid to strongly recommend to ihe F.eemen of Herefird his re�|iectee to address llie Ireenien a." h Ciiididale. Afi'er tiavinn expressed hi- grati fiil acknowledgments to tlie Geiiileinen w!,o |iio|)omiI aiid seconrled hini, for iho very tlat'eri'..^ ina'iiier 111 wjiich tliey liail done !->, he said, tlnl v.tuaied as he vi-it in llieir ueighbonrhood, coime' ttil as he Wrts Willi them, and gratified us he iind been by t'ieir kindness and fiieir toiitideiice, it wis inipos-* silile lor litni not to feel most anxio^is Id lu-ve the boiionr of a^un beconiiiisj tlwir Kcpresei.tniv.-. Iij)|jressed wiiji these sentinienls, he hhf hasTii^-d, jt� *ODu as it w-a.* ki^wn 'that lf>e late Parlia.>:iei!t wirs-oir the eve'of^iMo'fritfo'ii,'lo pay I'l's persoim) respects to the eirciors, and if any. ti.iu;,' couM have added lo the gratitude he bcfoie ftit t�l.^HnU them, it was the kindness with which I;-.- v.a. rr-ceiv-el^, and the oiiprectdrDted -sncce.-s cf it:e cai.v.iss �lie had since made.' Indeed he could not h. Ip st..l-intr tliat he had received promises of suijpori fr'iru nearly five out of six of the ffeemiHi of ihe ci'y. He bagged \s mention that there �a� anoliier cii-cumstiince which would render the honour he asjiir-�d to particularly acceptable : it w-as this -tlmt no pledge had ever been required from him us 10 the line of conduct he might adopt on any particular question ; he must say, that wiji -out a fee'ling of perfect independence, he shoiiM cease to derive that pleasure from having a seat ir. the House of Commons which lhat honour haJ liitherto afforded him. As rational liberty is the pride, the b�a.-t, and gloiy of our cunni.'y, so is tii>� feeling of indejieiidence to individuals, especia.''y lo those who are sent by their fellow-citizens or u ht-r electors, to the great Council of the N^iiion. lie conid not help here observing, that he had !ieaf;(, and seen in (irinl, the term indepeiulencr niucii perverted ; he was confident that the Hon, Grntle-men willi whom he differed in politics did not t.iuk that independence was inconsistent with party iiias, and he appealed to the common rotaning of the word, anil to the common sense of all, whether it was con.>.islent in u man to give up all his own ideas and notion.* upon political suhjrcls to the leaders of the party, which, upofi tha nlmle, h.-inight think it his duty to support; as he trusted that his poliiical principles were welt known, he would not unnecessarily occupy their time by a re-,petition of them; but he would say thus niuch, because it could not be too strongly felt or too often repeated, that he had tlie strongest and most iu-Lmli)jl>U! attactuae"*^^ >h&.Coa�tUuUoa jf this couii-try. He could not help here atlverting to some observations which had fallen from the ;;eiillemHii who had proposed Mr, Scudamore, he felt ihe deference duce to the experience and leurning of ttiat Gentleman, but he mast say, that as to the sentiments he had expressed, relative to the House of Commons, his opinion differed very widely, and he denied that the [louse of Commoiit was governed by the will of the Minister. He expressed hi-sense of the importance of the .trust he ^^as soliciting them to confide to him, and of the necessity in limes like the present, of exercising it with 2eul and firmness. He sincerely lamented the distress at present existing, both in the commercial and agricultural interests, and the dissatisfaction resulting from it ; but he did not think that the remedies often suggested by those who difJ'ered in politico from himself, viz. tlie change of the ,'\)v.sers of the Crown, and a general alleralion in ihe mode lii returning Members to Parliament, cdcuUited lo remove the evils: lie did not think so, because tht* other nations of Europe, as well as the United States of America, were equally suffrring (Jniresi,. On the contrary, he thougfit that as such ulleratio;.* would not tend to remove the difiicullies the conn-try laboured under, as soon as their ncvcity �a� over, disappointment would be added to li 1"su11 faction. He begged to say, however, ttiai whenever gross corruption was j)roveil, he sho'.iUl wi-ii to seethe elective franchise forfeited, alul gii-eti .so others more likely to make an honourable o^e of il. He hoped it was nnnecei-sary now to ai-nire i.iieni of his sincere desire to promote ilie welfire aiid iijlt-rests of tlie city, and oncUided fiis a.lilrrss by thanking Ihem lor ihe indulgence wuii wlilvn thty had heard him. Mr. ScuDAMOP.E then ro�e and a� res|ieci\ to Ins friends anil bio'hi r Freemen, wlio^r l..ii;ii:je?>. towards him has so olLen been provnl, .�..,�1 wiio.--esteem it was_ his pro^de^t anibiiion In .;.r!i!.. I f-i.s , political conduct was vyi-il known, and., (ito'cSs.'.i:s on that point were supeifluous-^if be wus electf.t, he would pursue the same line of Conduct '.but .md so ofien gained hini the warm afiprobaiion u( those he had now '.he honour of aiUire-stng, � a n! their best interests should alvays ioriii.t-ie prr.i. cipal guide for tus parliamentary c i'uh'.ct. .illusions had been made to the ;.-.ife ^lr^;c^ell- '. ings in Parliament; he had ftlt il Ins ilniy to oppose those ineasore.!, and _had done ^3 from no other motive but that of duly, and �h mid {uiitinuK on every occasion, to the best of Ins atiility, lo uphold the rights of the subject, and preserveiin-violate the Constitution of the Cuawiry. fJji thanked his numerous friends for iheir n-peuitd act.? of.kindness, and concluded wiih hoping liiai ha should again be elected one of t^cir llepre* senlatives, ^ After the usud proclamations, no oiher can.li-date appearing, the Mayor declared the iJun. J ,S. Cocks, aud R. P. Scudamore, E-q. tfnfy eltci-tl-Repre-entatives of the cuy. The Meiuhers were i then ciaired, accoiop.mied with hands of musu: and large parties of their respective friends,-ani:) afterwards dined at the Hotel and Green Dragon, : with luimeious companies, where the evening ^144 spent with the utmusi harmony and festivity. ;

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