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British Press (Newspaper) - May 12, 1820, London, Middlesex 0<: \*r, Ay, MAV 12, 1820. THEATRB.ROYAL, 0RURY-LAKB. ^HIS EVENiNG, FRIDAY. M-y 12, his Majesty's Serranu will perfbrm the TnEoI? KING LEAR. KuiK L'ar, Mr.Kf�ii'> Duke of BHrsiinity, Mr.M'Keiin; Puke uf Coiiiwal!, Mr. IViili-y; Dulce of Albany, M.. TUoiin*'"; End �f 'Bitr, Mr. lluUaiitl; E^irl of Keiil, AJi. P.)|>e; EJBJir, .Mr. Km-; Eilniund, Mr. BarDard, GunvHI, Mrs. Glover, Regan, Mrs. Egertoa �, Cordelia, Mrs. W. West. ' . To wliich wiH be aiWed, 19lh lime, � Broad Farcical Paiilo-mimical Drama, ip two acts, eiililjed SHAKSPEAIlE VtiiiSUS HAIILEQUIIV. Harler|niii, S^r. Hurley; Corporal Bounce, Mr. Ciiwf II; Gasconade, Mr. tJatlie; Joe Snip, Mr. Miiodeii; Ahraliart),, Mr. Kiiigbl; Simbii, Mr. Onberry; Forge, Mr- RusspII ; Taffy, Mr. Hiielies; Meiciiry,'Mr. T. Cooke; First Jusiir*-, Mr.Butlcr. Mrs.Snip, Mrk Harlowe; Dully ^Dip, Maddm� Testris; Sukey Chitleiliii, Miss Puvey. Tlie Doors will be opened at Half-past SiKo'Clock; the PeVfortnaiice will comti)^ ncc precisely at Seven. Boxea Ts. , Stcpiid Price 3�. 6d^Pit 33. 6d.; Second Price 2s.-Lower'GaHiry 2s.; Stcund Price Is,-Upper i>rti.frtiin Efeveii till Piveo'Cibck >-PlBces to be taken oh;itr.-fio;dwe(l,, Ba]eBaot::(fe�t^. - To-morrow, Kins Lear, with The Bee Hive. On Monday, King Lear, with fflie Lady and the Devil. 0 t.rHr, C-binrl-BiBkrir, ike. nion restwnfolly infiimi" his Frfeiittiaud IhVi'Miilic, that asrveably to their Airulfs of Partnership, a DlSSOl,01*iON h�i laker plaie t,elween bim and Mr.Toplis. a�d th�l he has REMUV'.:',) lo tboce oidpslalilished and cOiMmidioiis Preoiises, No. 3. Si. Paul's Cliurcb-yard -Mr, W. rmltrace^ this oppurtumly of re. luruioK his graleful Thanks lo all his Priendu f<ir llirir ' kind'Patrunafteilnrinc dtalale Partnership; and by (b^ al-tfntiun and paiictuiijily, wifh which he will bu enabled lo ewcnIPnoy Orders inlrnsled to his care, lie b.ipci lu ensure their fniprr cntnmaiiiia-^The favour uf tinir inspert-iiiR his arraiig<!oielit of Fiidbiouable Furniture will be grraily esleemed. UIJSUANT tqa Decree of the M-L^hO-nrt. <if Chanrerv, made in a Caose wherein JOHN VVOR-STER CHANOLBtt is the Plaintiff, and ELEANOR -ARMSTR N.G. Widow,_anit oihers, are DffemlautB, tUe"' Cre.litora of WILLIAM SEXTON, late of Yonne'i' plire, or Yuniiji's liuildinfs, Ulinglunraarf, in ibe couniy of Middlesex, Gentleman (wiiu died oo.t1iri!lsf'|Cuvembrr,~I80dJ, arefortliwith to come hi oud praveilH!ir{i �ij!;J�l^i l^dotti oir in defiluU Vln^^ will bo ex- cluded the beotfit uf the said Dvcree. THE A rriEfiO YA1; CnVRNT-OARDEN. THIS EVENfNG, FRIDAY, May 12, will be acted Shakspeare's ' COMEDY OF ERRORS. In Hive ACts-iwilli Soiics, Duels, Glees, and Choruses, selected entirely front bis Plays, Poems, aiid Sonuels. Hcliniis, Dike of Efiliesu.s, Mr. Eg^rtiin; .Ek'Oh, Mr. Oi; s Steiibens; Luciana, Miss M. Tree; Lesbia, .Mrs. T. Hill. \\n\t til? revived Interlude (writlen byu. Colman, the Elder) called THE MANAGER IN DISTRESS. Manngcr, Mr.Chapman; Butllelou, Mr. BUnchard; Irishman in ilie Pit, Mr. Connor; Lady in the 6�? imi*el ; Midas, Mr. Lislmi ; Sileiio, Mr. Taylor. My�i�, Mrs. Lislun; Daphne, Mm. Sleriine; Nysa, Miss M.Tree. The Dolus wiij he opened at Half-past Six o'Clock, and the Play liegin at SiVeo. fHoxes 7s.; Second Price .Is. 6d-Pit"3s. 6.1.; Second Price Is^.- l.owcr C.allery 28.; Second Price la.-Upper Gallery 1^-.; Second Price 60. .4 Prii-ate Biix may he had for IliC season, or iiifbtly, of &Jr. Brandon, at the Bi>x office. To-uiorrow, Henri Cbmire, with Honest Thieves. Om Wei^ufrsiUy ttill be pvoiluftid, first time, a new Tra-yd), rallvd Virijinius, or The l.iberalion of Rome. On Tiiurfday will be praduced. itrkVtime, � uewMocicai' PraaiKr i" l* j, i)r ii:ierruplion to tjae usual avocations o( ihe I'niicrij ; noi hyllie mere use of Trusses, which long exprriiiici- li;is pror# J� Parish, do hereby certify, that WiU liini Gosling, ami Charles Moore (one of the poor noy in the Workhouse of this Parish), being severely afflicted ttilU J -; itrucled.Bu the; rd;StrREit. . -. ,, ,- R. POTl'S, Plaintiff's Solicitor, SerjeaIll's-Inn, Fleet-street. A T C H L E S S W H E E L.-N EXT THURSDAY. CARROLL, CONTRACTOR 4 2 4 4 10 i,v 14 SO Besides , of , �120,000 20,(TOO 4,000 2,nco 4,0(10 .3,000 2,800 6,000 �30,00i> Consols . 10,000 Consols , 1,0(10 Monev . 500 CiHisuls , 401) Consols . SDO Consols . 200 Moiiiy . 200 Con...Is . the full proporlion of 100/. 50/ and 16/.' Prizes. TWO .... Prizes of .... �10,000 Most be drawn the First rive Minutes NEXT THURSDAY. Warranted Undrawn Tirkils^aml Shares are Sellinj by CARROLL, CoiitrirKir, No. 19, drnhill, ami 26, Oxford-street, London, who Shared ami Sold, in the last IVw oiouths, 2 387......30 0(10/ I 7,(.fl3 ...... 5,000>. 70S......21.000/ I 2,220, ----2,000/. 4,153......80,00()/. I &c. &c. CARROLL Shared and S.ild FOUR Capital Prizes thai were drawn the first Day, 27th .April. MIDDLESEX. T the (GENERAL QUAl'tTER SESSION of Ihe PEACE of our lord (he Kin?, holden in and for the County of MIDDLESEX, at (lie Sesain.i House for the said Couniy [by ailj,urnmeiii,), on 'IXiESDAY, the 9lh day of May, in (he first year of the lleign of our Sovereign Lord George the Foorih by the (Jracc of God, of the United Kinsidom of Great I'riialji and Ireland. Kintr, De-'fender of the Fai:b, before Francis Const, Edmund Cot-terill, Samuel Putkjs, Richard Holmes, Enquire.', and others iheir Fellows, Jnsiices of our said Lord the King, assigned to keep lli^.P�are in the ^oitiily afttresaid; and also to bear ami determine divrrs Felonies, Trespasses, and . other MiadCTIieaoors, committed in the same (jooiity. In pursuance of an Act of Parliameni, made and passed in Ihe ihirteinlli year of Ihe icieu of his lale M.ijeslyj en-tiluled " .All Act to empower |l;e Masislrales therein meii-tiuued to scllle and regulate ihe wacresof persons employed in the .Silk Mfiiiufactiire wilhio (heir respeclive jurtsdic-tions;" of anotlier Act of PvivUament, made and passed in the thirty-second year of Ihe reign of his hile Majpj:Iy,en-tiluled **,Aii Art lorexteodiiis ilie provisions ^.f an Act made in Ihe lliirlef nth year of the reiirii uf hl� presi iit .Majrsly, entituled * An Act lo enip<twi-.- the Magistrates therein mentioned to Nettle and re^iilati: Ihe wages ol persons employed in the Silk Maimf.u-inre within ihetr respective juiisdic-lioiis,' to M imtl'actorie^ of Silk mixed with other materials, an %lri ...... Fr�Mn22J to 27 inches, l,4?ii) or nhder, rx4ra i..... If any of the above wo.rka be lii�de-4ilbriad� in \'Mi rewl, andcttt by the fourth. p.-iiH pf a ileiii, to.he jilUd extra fer ya^ . li,�hed, Jwite 6d. 8�o. ENRt QUATKEi'oi. P�(U in the Oldfti ft*. :  r � " By THOMASjmH^RTON, Esq. Amhor of " Spe.U'the WK��h?r-.'*.Cute,fu� Ih*.Heart" 4che''~l'Toirti.�^ Coiiiiiry,'' &c. PiiHed fir Sampson Ll>�'te, L.ainb's .Conduit-atreel, Foundling Hospital, ~, M"' ' ' --�-^-, --t ^-i J -^'/-'n'--- This day is published, in oi>l�^d. S^ii. the .Srcoud Edilioii, r�v^6ed and considrnbly^AUgnieiitedj of N III.STOKY :.ir|itJrtAV|>JEDANI.SVl, bcomprislhg the t.if/iSj' Cha racier of the Arabian Prophet, and Mircind ftccotjfiis'of the Einpires fnun ;xii-jjuquiry inlu thi- Tiieology, Morality, Laws, LilcnTliu-e, niid Osaces of the MusrlmauF, with a view of ihe pretent Cxlenl and ioflucuce of the Mu-bainmedan Religion, *� ' - By CHABtF-S MILUS; Esq. London , Printed for Black, Kiugshury, Parbnry, and Allen, Booksellers to Ihe Hunourable East Indif Company, LeadciiUall-street. , . , Thiitday was pnblisij&fi'uSvir. p'ice- 0�-6U-boar.l ic:; rioNAKYome^i^EcuuARrnes l.\ of Ihe ITALIAN I>ANGUAGE;'bping a Collec. tiitn nf-Sfniencea from ibe most ap:irovt{d liiiljau Aulliors, piilicnlaiising those Verbs, Prrpnsilion's, &c. whirb govern differenls Moods and Cases; fuiming ti Supplemeut tu all other Ilalian Dictionaries. By M. SANTAGNELLll, Author of " A Grammar and Exercises," " The Italian Reader," &e. Printed for G. and W B Whittaker ; Longman, Hurst, Rees,Oime, and Bruwii;; und H. Colburn add Co. *' This Work may b�' considered as the fiuits.of lon^ aiifl snecessfiil experience in rt-moving Ihe innumerable difficulties ihal ohstruci ihc progress of the Ilalian Srholar, and for which no remedies are lu be found in the most elaburaie Dirtionaries or Grammars."-New Monthly .Vlaga. zine, Jaiinaiy 1820. BF.NEVOLENf MiCIETY OF ST PATRICK. T an EXl'RAORDfNARY MEEl ING of the COMMITTEE of this INSTITUTION, held at Ihc Virginia Coffee-house, Cornhill, on Wcduesday, the lOih of May, 1820; , THOMAS BAITS'BRIDGE, Esq. Treasurer, in the Chair; It was Unanimously Resolved, That this Coinmiliee most ferveiHly parlicipale in the rapiuroua gralilnde manifested at ihe anniversary festival on Sjiurday, iheOih inslUnl, for //leKmo'a b.-iniiiiless goodness lo this Charity, in his IMajesty's most gracious uomi-naiion of HisisELr as f'alTon, lo supply a drslitnlion deemed irreparalde, and which, indeed, nothing could repair but ihe anspiciiius condescension which is lure as reverently scknowleilged.as it is indelibly fell-that this arnlimrHl is infinitely heightened by the wholly unexpected generosity of an extra hundred guineas, fur (be present year, beside that annual donation of a like sum which h,a� freely flown from hi,i pre. sent fliajesty, in all fortunes^ for more than a quarter of'a ceotii'y, in aid of thrs hntilulion-consliluting altogether, "l Ihe present moment, the migiiificeiit conlribulion of no less a total than TWO THOUSANO lEIGHT'HUNDRfD ANB TittRTY riTB POUNDS I Callous indeed would be the hearts upon which such unparalleled muni&ceuce could fail of its due impression. Il was fnrllicr resolved. That a copy of Ihe following Subscriptions, together with the Book and Circular fOr the present yrar, be senl 10 eaCh of Ibe persons therein mentioned ; with an earnest request, Ihiil, if any error be found in the snms^^.Cr in the oaiqags (Uli^igustiujlii.of indiviiluals, infoimatioifiiBfrljof may be corfJeycd to Ihc Treasurer, or to the Committee, thiuugh their Secretaiy, in order to perfect Ihc exDciness and publicity always aimed ul in this lusll-tution, N 8, Almost all these sums are iii addition lo divers anterior contributions. The King Gift - Extra for Annual this 105 0 year, on his M.ijes. ' ly'a Most Gracious . noininalionufhimself a� Patron - 105 0 Mrs. Palmer, West Moulsey College 20 0 The I'rrsideiit fur ihe present year, Ihe Right Hon. Gcoigw CanniNg - 5(^ 0 The. Duke of WVl-lincloii, KG. Pre- sidcni Elect 105 0. The Uuke^of Leinsler 21 0 The Maiquis uf Lans- down - 21 0 The Marquis of Dowoshire - 21 0 The Marquis of Oi - moiidc, K P. 21 0 The MarqnisConyng. ham, K P - 26 5 The Earl of Shrewsbury - 20 0 The Earl of Driby 20 (I The Earl of Darnley 20 0 The Earl of Bessho. rough (Ann.) 5 0 The Earl of Clanwil- 25 0 liam - 25 0 The Earlof Cloiiniel 20 0 > Earl Whilworlh, G.C.B. IV 0 The Earlof niesbton 21 0 Lord Viscount Mel- villi- (Ann) 10 10 Lord Viscount CuBile- reagh, K;G. 50 0 Lord Viscount Har- berlon (Ann.) 10 10 Lord Wra. Fil?ger�ld 10 10 Lord Arthur Hill 10 0 Lord Clifton . 10 1) l.ord Dniialiey . . 10 0 Lord Clonliroik 5 0 The Rl. Hon..Sir B. Bloimifield, CIJ. 10 10 The Right Hon. Col. . Bagwell, M.P. 21 0 The Hon. Gen. eiigh 20 0 TheHon, Gen.Tayhir 21 0 Sir Gerard Noel, Harl. ' M.P. - 10 0 Sir Comtilnn Dom- ville, Bart. M.p. 20 0 Sir Mall. J. Tieruey, Bart. - 5 0 The Friendly Brothers of Si PiUiiek, jier . Colonel Camac - . 20 0 Sir Edm. NagK, CJB, 10 0 A. B. an Irishman 30 0 Masspy Dawson, Esq. MP. - 20 0 Lieut-Colonel F. Vl.� Trench, MP. 5 0 Stratford Caunlng, Esq. - 5 5 Edw. R.Tonno, Esq. 26 0 Grrar'l Callughau, lisq. - 20 0 Hugh Johnston, Esq, 21 0 Joseph H. Bradshaw, Esq. - : 21 0 A. De fa CbDuthelle, Esq. , - 21 0 Major Lennard 10 0 Edw, Thomas Bain- bridgn' Esq. 10 0 Chao. M'Garell, Esq. 10 0 Jos.Puprc Alexander, Esq. - - 10 10 George Dillwyn, Esq. 10 10 John Deacon, Ebij. (Aiiiiuar2/.2,s.) 10 10 Rd. Gervas Ker, Esq. 10 0 Whitshed Keene, Esq. (Annual) 10 10 Rich. Wellesley, Esq. (Annual) 5 0 A. B. St, Leger, Esq. (Annual) 5 0 Patrick Perse, Esq. (Aiiuuiil) 5 0 John Sifgg, Esq.(An.) 5 5 Dan. Cailaghaii, Esq. 5 0 IsaacWalker, Esq. 5 5 L. Alexander, Esq. 5 5 Arthur C. Allen, Esq. 5 Jxmef Lawj'Esq. - 5 0 W. F. Greville, Efq. Brnloostrect 3 U Geo. C. Harvey, Esq. 6 0 Arlljur Tegarl, Esq. 5 10 Wiiham Leuke, Esq. 6 5 Jos, Jaiisen, Esq. 5 5 Oliver Latham, Esq. 5 0 Haviianil Burke, Esq. 5 '> O. H.Tullenham, Esq. ft 0 Dr. Thomas (lumd 2 2 Rev, Dr. \Vuodward 2 0 fleury Halfey, Esq. 2 2 Philip Giiwau, Esq,' 3 3 Juarph Williams, J'>q. 3 , 3 Colltction �l the Tables, and fiir Tiiketi'ioW, 166/. 8�. ed; Legacy .rfRobLBiir-ro wes, Esq.deceasied -� {afterdrducling 50/. fur diiiy) . 450 0 *1,S&4 13 0  Accurdiog to the well.^vised soggealion of the Right Honourable Hesjiieiif, iit the fcile Festival, iHe ine'inorirs'of .JVJ ..... , i . . _ - piyuii lutcutiuns. By Order, ' ' ;'<�! J� C,;MLCfIBL,t,Secre'(*ry. .,J8, QuccB.�t.re�|i,JBIp()!|�)iury.. , . IMP u. Hi A L PAltUJtnkJtT. H(fUSE OFCO:WMO�.%TitunlM�AY,W4Tll. A Krtat varirly iif buslono ufa privtttcaaiure vas Irana. acted. ' . : . r. 1.1LANDOP AWnmXi Mr. Atdermau Wood piresenteds Pelili^.ftoBi indivr-dnalof the nameof Willi�ni M�Kwrll, r<jlWeilt in Anligua, slating that employment^ Could liiil b<i! fdofiS fur alt the slaves wilhin lliai island, diid .DrayiK)^ f&r leaWMu remove them-Read and laid on the (able.! AORlCUirtDRAL DlStelPSSfli Mr-TRBMAYME presented � Pefitlot�;froia the Occupiers of Land is ibecunaiy of Cornt�iril,''Cu UGeAl.^'pi;�aeflltit;i(.Petition lo the same purport, from the Occirpiers of Land, in the cuuuly of WaiFirick. '' Sir B. Kn'atchbvu. presriilrila sifiiilar Peiiliun from the Oecspieraof Laud ia (he ue^|;hb^urliuud <ff P'RJFshao;.,]. *'r ilic Report of the Cuiii,iiiniFe appointed to examine into the niutler of the Fctilinii presented friim ihe Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Corporation of the City uf Loudon, for uii atlciitioiial (/rHiit of money to com|ilete the intended iii-w Poft-Office-Bhd lo iiit|iiire how far the orders of the House had hecii coiiiplird with, ill relaliun itj the �aid building, by the Fetjiioiiers- and moved tliut it be referred to a Cutuinillee of ilii^ ivhule Mtiuse, Mr. H. SuMNBRuaid that il seemed that nolesj a fUiD than two liiiiidred and forty thousand pounds ilad been expended in merely clearing llie site ol llie new hiiilding, and the City of Lmidon now came forward lollie House nilli a new application for a sum of one hundred ihnasjnd pounds, tliirly-lliree of which was lo be charged on the Orphans' Fund. It hliuuld never be forjjotteii that that luinl was principally supported by a tax on coals imported into Ihe City of Lundun. It amuuuled to lliirieen slitllitigs and futir-petice s chaldron, an.d formed h great addilioiiBl pressure, not merely on the inhabitants of the inetru|,iuli! maletf, might easily be explained. Oiie of these tvtfs,'fli(it a vast part of the t^runiu) necessary to l>e purchased having/been ,eh(irch property, tin* t(>iianls thought lheiD8el��s, on ihiit accuunt^ Viiiiiled tu a iBt|ch Idrgei- crtoipetistitidtf than tti cases of other t�iinr��, vitdthe jtiriei had allowed ibt;iini 19,000/. or 14,0O0A' above' t1le�iiilcufa^ioii9 111 tfitr wttiiuatt's, �ud by ihe^aireyiift;  But w TilUe *ttt b� spprf hensive of exuininati^tilf, . tiiaf he thought iiotliing more rte�irMl>lr tliith.��' Sjslect (Jommiiter. TbeCuANCBtI.oRof'(}ie ExcHFQt^en said, that it was allotveif oil alf-lliindi timi tx.,aiiHdfion vm* desirable, but he thiiijgj[t ifie aiiieiulh!te;>� onn'suid, ^ ifttol t�"gi>htr, ,' � The SPEAKP.tf Hid not consider the ainpnctirieut irf<'gi)rii'rTn (Is (ibjcct, though there i�as a rlai(i irregiiUrity in itij terra* which wob!d therefore requite alteralioii. After some cwiifersation bttwetn tht Speaeeii un'l .Mr. SCMNEIt- ' ^ Sir W. CoaTfs witlidre^v ni.Vtioi. ; and the amriidmeiit, ufier having- undergo',e sut-i" Veibiit alietaiioii. Was carried as un'original lUoiioii, and the'Commiltee was tippoitiled. AB-RANQBMENT Bl'SINES-?. The CHAMCELLoa <if the EXCHEQDBK 'i1)servid, that a tnolion of the Pfoble Lord i,(.po�iie (L""' A. ji^i^jii^^i .relittiyr.^^^ lh� .�j iiy of applying to the Noble I^ord to postpone it, in coiiKcqiience of ihe ab-ence, ucco.ion-ed by indiaposilion, of the Noble Lrud .(C-s-llereagh). His Noble Friend had ir.iliilo-'-d the ^ hope ot being able to alten bk FrieiKf. Loril A. HaMILTO.V said, llml ;,l(er ' what had fallfti from liie CliiiiiCellor of the Eioheqnci, he shouhl h?" sorry to persevere to-�itjht. - In cojseul-iiig, however, lo postpone Ihe motion lilj .^'.jiidny, it wqnid be on (he Cciiilition lhal jt ^lK)uld take precedence of all other husliie�i. The CHANCEt-i.oti of the Exchequer stid, that so far as dependeil on himself ami ins coHea^uej^ piecedcnce should fiot be refused to live ipntiim; but he could nol answer Ihnt some obsiaije might: nol arise from olher Hon. Meiiibefs, wlio had bu-ti' ne�s fixed ("or the same night. Lord A. Hamji.TOiN thought when he cir-,,ve no-lice of Ins rauliuii for a C0|>y of the appoinimi-iit of Die fourth Buroii, that it was culcniated tu drair into questiiiii and discus'-ion the propriety of th� appointment. Since thai he had learned llitl there were Members who raiglit vole for or ajjainsl the prodiicllon of the paper without reference ti> tha merits of the case, li wjs his inteiilioti, theveforei so to shape his motion, 011 Monday night, us (o prer elude lliat, by making it involve ih>-leol merita.- The notice>vas then postponed tilt Monduy. QUARTER SESSIONS (ESSEX). Admiral HarveY prrsentcd a Peimon from a number of Magistraiesur the county of Essex, praj?" ing that there might be a diviaiou of lite Quatt tia^es who bad a right to preside at the Sessions, four lo one Were in favour of the alleralion. Mr. D. Harvey believed that the number was not more than two to one, and argued, us we tia> de-stood, against the object of the Petition. Admiral Harvey replied, that the number wa� twenty.two lo five, which wag more ibaii four to one, DEPRESSION OF TRADE. Mr. S. WoilTLEY said, tlidl tlie House had henrd many peliiinns read during the eveiitug^ cotu-plainiiig uf tile distressed state of the agVfculttiroL iiilercst. He had now a petition to present from one of the mnst opulent inanufuctnring villages in llie West Riding of York, cnmplaiiiiiig of the dreadfully depressed condition lo ivhicn trade was reduced among them, atlribuling it in a great mea-iire lo the lale duly nn wool, and praying 11 repeal of it. The Hon. Genlletnan then read a.i extract from the peiiiion, for the purpose of illustrating its itllegatioiis, which slulcd, that out of !i population of seven or eight thousand persons, during a certain period seventeen hundred hud nol earned more than eleven-pence a-week. The petition was then read-il was fnim Ibe mer-chaivtsdiid manufacturers of Kirk Flealuu.-Laid vi> the table, and ordered to be printed. ' ELECTION PETITIONS. The Speaker inquired wlieilier any Geuileinan had election petitions to present, and iti that ca.se invited thera to come to the table. The vast uui.'i-ber of petitions which immeduitely poured ill on the table from all quarters excited an uniyersid laugh. The following Petitions were then presented, complaining of the return made f�r the followiiig pliiotf:- Truro, complaininirof a double rrlorn ; Bishops Castle, complaining of a double return ; Peitrsfield, against the return; Ipswich-lo bf taken into consideration 13th Joop next; St. Ives-lo be taken into coniideratinn StUJune next; Town of Noltinj�liam-^lo-be taken into coinideratioM 20th June next \ from Guyce Cumbej Esi|.- Complainiuc of the return for the City of tVeitmiuslrr-to he lalcto iHto ronsideralion ou the 20tb June neM ^ from lUaidstoutf and Cambridge-to be taken into consideraliuB on 23.d JoDC next -, Colche�ler, ou lhe27lb June; Woolton Bassett, on the 27tb June; El|;in, on the ^Slh June; from Wm, C�hbell-i-lo be lal;en into cnnaideraliun 29th June nuxt; Grantham -to \f. taken into roiisideration 4ih July next; Chrsier, on the4lti July next; Walliu.nford, on the 6ih ,luly next; Aberdeen, ou IhcGibJuly next; Aldborough (.York), oh the Uih July next; Bossioey, on the 11th July next; Tregony, ou lb-.' Uth July next. Mr. Speaker said, that Hocording to the orders of the House, Eleciion IViiiinus, in which Gom-plrtiiits were made of double remrtis, iBUSt have ptt-cedency of all others. After some ccfnver. < Castle should be taken into consideration 011 tbe aOlh May; and ihnl against the return for.Tnif*' pii the ist Jum; next. . The Pelitioii^frpm^ Peler^geld was ag9in�tc,8 Member returned for t(�o-4)latt8, and had priority .uccording to the orders of the House next after Petitions'cirniplarning of dutible returns; it wn there-' fure fiseil <o betaken into consideration on Tijet; "day the 6tb oKJune next. ' . ~ _ .' iMr. Pi,w�o1� presented a Petitioa froin W.

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