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British Press (Newspaper) - September 15, 1820, London, Middlesex 1 lie Uai Niel.t%tt't�aV*f'Wr.lCeaa's J?�rfbrtaiB^baft*e' %. faUMaj THE MERCHANT OP VENICE, , DuUeof Vehiee, Mr..Pa�pItj Antonio, Mr. I>ope^^^. saniu, Itfr.0runlaii'(Nii BrMappearnnceon iliiostagi^Gi:i�'' Kran. Bortm, Mn/.1f ^��l; M.ensia, Hilt Cttbittj^^J Mrfc Bland ' ' ^ _ After. i>1ucb;Foot^fSntm�innei^c�}]�d:v- - Young Wilding,-.vWr:rSnislou5 - Sir -Jamis EUtotv Kr. Thompson; Old WtJ^iOg^ Mr .1>oirell;. ifitpillion, SlTri.: Catlte-, John, Mr^V��;i{w; ftonuKi, Mn'Bliidwin. JWWi Grantham, jar9.,]Mwin;^ait^g.Godrjqri]>Ii�*^^^J-�^^^ The Doon-nraVJiex^l^lM^ XCslf^M iS)r vXlAdc, -nidt| ijie Vetforraancea a>n�kfli3�enifi|;;4<9MneditSe#ctF.; \Boxe�, 7s Second foiic^r 38. <d ft,|t�. iaUJ$('<S >. Is Secood-iWce, ea. >'� ^ - . - ^. The Box-ofiice,wttl 1]eopen^fi�nvT�R!t?Gh>ld^^t>I^F^ ' :P�vaie^o�es- n]oiToir;'Ki9e>B>dMi|:^1ie ^Urd i Boteof Gloiq^ester, Two Striogs.to^oot'jBiinri-;:-'  i; .� rffUATnE-tioT-JiL, �Mr3rA2ts:BT "" rpmS EVENING-, TRtDAY, September iS, �i will-be performed the Opeia of GUY MaNNERING. Henry Bertram, Mr. .Bxa(iain'(hisSd appearance-.on this staje); Col.'Alaniierin^,BIi','Baker-; Dandle Sio'niQnt, Mr. J Russell; Divk Hatteraick,'Mr. Coiner; jxilbeFlGlosRiii, Mr. Hain-Qioiid; Dominie Saoipsoii, Mr- ListOD.~J.alia Man^ iieriiifT, Miss R.Corrr; Luey Bertram, Mi-s.Gairick j.Fjora, nirs. Baker; Meg .MerrilieR, Mrs. Dalton. To conclude With the favourite C<iroe<1y of  PIGEONS AND CROiVS. x Sir'Pelef Pigwiggin, Mri Liston; Capt. Pigwiggiu, alias Ncriile, Mc. Jones;-Mr. Moz,. Mr. WilUatoa; Mr, Wadd, Mr. Farley.; Mr. BI6ndeauj;Mr. J. Rnssell; Tom, Mr. Bar-nard. Mrs. HarVey,iyirs.:Jearce; Louisa, MiBs Leigh. Boxes, 5s.--Pit^33.-Fir8t Gallery, Ss..-Second Gal. Ifrv. Is. - � ' cer^lane, on TocttJay-fiy^ninft the i\M Instani-�f flie OeuUftnan will ronniMiaicsle with bis gdatrij8& oH ma;bearr8))gedt0bi�wj�it. ~ - , |C|�OTESTANT<i t PoWic To-i �ltueiioi(n( pans, and tbiMtMtoroflB&Aca^etoy offloaM. The Vjai^ioo of this School Ieroiinate<f "oolhq iSth of tbi�rmoa<h| wdtJie Ternsamaylie iiacKof'Georg? Cowife and l*bvt(ry, 1�nd<in. , ^ - T^DJ^ TJ1)E !�^ItOm o^(lriti(e thi; lO' > to�iher>iiii|iiitiet^:*Ji(KTw fiill isbare:<if liipp i�f atl^lie ra'reteV*ioe-la:ibe.�ai' PelitloB^nrfit^^yi ' wiihiD ft tuodEecat�,i>^ri oatioit^ ilie>�kl^ieg^^^^ eight �erei!i f gationi wrtj^l, J�i**e��r,5W �i*Utnii*ance*iificlose*jinJK�^f.jW^^ towipRfrom 8i�me iuherjnil |e^^ iiT�w Cominnltie^^^^^ irifl�!l,,iin�ViW*teF-4dDpUoi�,�i^.d�^Bi^fl<?i^^ ;tpb3Hricliilhe .nriinewa tum'^ioaaAjiafi^wmvkS^V^f^''' i;;*����c*fl<:,feap4 ance to begin at Seven'. Places for the. Boxes to :be tafceiTof MrJ JUissingham, at the Theatre.' ' " ' � To-morrow, Wet Weather-^Dog Days.iii Bood.stree(!>-and The.Suicfde.; , r '  THEATRE-RQYAL, EN AttlhBny!^lri^,"Mr. Harjey; Lionel ScheIl,;�JiRS;Keny ;,n!5m^^^ Michael^ Mr. BroadhuisL Eojjeiiiii^'BSrpriess'of Llndorf, MissCarew;:. Jore|)htnr,*Mws Love^sCataiifj jffrs^^ LStCTetraoau I,., r-.r- After Vfhich, 27lh tiiscj a new Roinkntic Melo-drama, in threeT>aris-,*)��i:�S-�i>'lb*�etebrat^^  . >  ;;T}%B;**WPiRE; Or,.THE BRIDE OF THJE ISLES. Chijraeleis in the inlroductory Vision-The Vampire, Mr. t. PiGooke; Lady Margaret, Mrs. W.S.Chatterley; Uhda, Miss Love; .Ariel, Miss Worgman. Characters in the Drama-Rulhveii, Mr. T. P.'Codke; Ronald, MriBartiey; Robert, Mi'.Rowbolham; McSwill, Mr. Harley. Lady" Margaret, iMrs; W. S. Cbalterley; Bridget, Mrs. Grove; Effiej Miss I. Stevenson. . The spacious .%l9on/bns:beeij again lastefnily fitted up with a new design, representiiig an illuminated Oriental ' Oardeii, and will be Qpened'as:n5ual; at Eight o'clock^ for tilt' admittance of the Second Price, which coinniences at Kiiie. ' : - lioxes, 5s.; Secbnd Price, 3�-Pit, Ssi; i Seeond.Price,* l.s. 6il.-Lower.Gallery,2s.'; Second Prjce, Is.-Upper Gallery, Is!; Second Plaice, 6d.'V " Prirale-Boxes nogy^ be^ b?d.nigblly�f Mr. Stevenson, of ivhcm Places are to bejtakeq, at tlie Box OiScf, Strand Entrance, from Ten tilj Foii^ 1 . iipYAJL costRG, Theatre; ~ Under the Patrbiiageofhis Ri^y'al Highness-Prince Leopold of Saxt.Gohorg. �. rfB^HIS PBESE;N-f-ERi'DAy, S^ptenib^r 15, i- and To-�norrow (SirtnrdayJ;^ the Eyeniiig's Entertainments will commencer.vfitii the adiiiired AristophanicSketib, bv Mr. W.Motftri^ff, called �' �  THE MANAGER INiPROSPERITY! Or,r ACTOR'S COMEDY. Aflrr which (for the fiftriilinie); an entirely N'ew Grand R6-irantic Mflo-Dmma,'-wbirti'lKis-beeh spmfe*eck8 in pvft. paiation, with ueWj.Music, oxteiisive..Scenery, Dresses, Properties, and Decnraiions, iotlsrec acts, called THESMUGGLER'.S' ]">G! ' Or, THE BLIND BOY'S MURDER! To conclude with,' fur the lyt) tune, an (imt quite) entirely New FarCetta (.the Murie by Mr. M. Corri), called. TRE.^CtE AN D M USTAR D! Or, M Y AUNT'S TRAGEDY. *,* Places to be taken of Mr, Rurnucr, aj the New Box-Officeintbe Grand "Marine Saloon of the-Tlientte, and of whommay be had Private:Boxe8 nightly,fal8o Free Adrais-sioiis.for tlieSea-wu. . TWO OF TWENTY: .THO0S.4ND POUNDS! TWO dif TEN THOUSAND POUNDS! ' Others of 1,000;. &C; &c. &c. all Storling'Money -Only 7.600 Tickets: .'Noit Jess tbaa 4,500 Tickets will be drawn 5th OCTOBER^ yet ALL WILL BE PRIZES ON THAT DAY. a~^ WEBB, StockrBroker,/9^rCoriilitll�- in IDf  brieBy noticin;^ the above attractive and noreffea-^ tores of the a.pproacbing Stute 'tottery, be^s to point out. the advantage to he denved-from purchasing early. TWO PRIZES OF �10,0Ctr nrnsj be decided .in the first Five Minirtc^Vand'as 4,500 � Titkets, at lleatfy-viM be ib'awo,>maiiy other; Cnpijak are also likely.fu come up oD the 5th October, on. which day: Every Tii-kel drawn must be wortli.vAT LEA^T, iHi' : Tiekets aaid-.i^ha'ire* arc-Oil Sale nt . WEBBVr Fortunate Office. 9 , 8,443, -tjie :fi.rst-20,000/. Trize in the present year u-a� Sold in Shaie>. NEW I.,OrTERY, . - - 2 Prizes of ....�20,001) ...are;.....�40.O0� 5 a ........... 10,fl0()........Sit.OM) j g ..........l,0�o;......... 2.000 * ....i.-600...^.'V..v^-h^^ ~ ; J.TvliS from........ 200 to 1(J.... 28.200 ; 4,2Ua BI�ukB,jrorlb , H epcli 58.80P SA\'lf r Hiiti CO, recotnjneiid tjm Scttfiin: the atteoi.....of Jhe Public-Two Prlze8 'of T�,000/: �miii he diawjj �he First Day-(5lIv4ictober)ivBnd IheBlank^ �IrauHon ibnftfaV'WiU liave a Srcuird CLajice of fiM Iht Capital and ulbei Pnzea m.the Wheel, or fhey ijiny be sohi; \tfsiept)^aS. .^eMnM^^i) London, at^Iierr^RViree, atr .:ot:tbe)rAK�itts;fi4l^c(Aintry. �. �>.'� - 'CtlripOBiftritatfottJt-of Point, BtpsAls, and other .Foreign '^'Styles, �i>1iri^i;y DescfJl^lion of jbacenn the ne? principle. ''MILLAJKp'Si CHEAPWDE, EAST INDIA AND FpRCIGN AND BRITISH WAIUfeaoOSE IMPERIAL CLdtH/Ffitt THE EAST AND WEST '-HfDlBS.-'&c. y MlLLAR[>+e ni abroad^ bis piMPERIAt CLOTH, for .shitting and various Faihily Purposes, peculiarly desirable to wear in the East and West lodiesj as well asin the cold climates, and for lis economy, IS sold, fiiamprd rwith.Ins name, &c exclusively at bis Wholesale and'Retail East'lndia and Foreij^o and British W�i!ehou8Cjv.No. 16; CHEAPSIDE, in ijiVIii'eCa^s for Ex-poi'talion, :by � the  Piece,. &c. - aud m wide . widths for Sheeting. ,. .. : /^ J, M. reapejaWIly inf(*ni� Paroili^ fornjing Eslabiish-nietits'-on;:'4l}!^�';-flr|rJv^^ dr Aiiiving commistibits, aelei^tiqns imiy^ be.madefrotn'ibe'accuslom'ed rich vai-iet'y of everjf feind of Faimly Linens; Fo^gn.;^^ British DamaitR'Table Ciiien ; choice Irish Liriens ; cnriuas India |arnd-> British -Muslins, for Ladies' wsaV apd Gentlemen's i^eckcloth^; Jh'dia Lbng.'Cloltbs liqd Coasaes ; French Cambrics; RoiiBia and otherfineSbeetings; India Shawls ; and curious Brilisb .Casbmere,. in Ipiig and. sqiiare, peculiar to the ttouse!; with thfe'Wwesl sFasbionable'Articles,: for Evening and Alorhibg Dress, at fixed prices, from which, no deviation ts made'; Biifd fhosr Brticlea gelected by the. Piece or Dein j, at the wholesale" price,- New Dr.twiiig and-Dining-room Fiimi. tureii, Moreens^ jSst.. : ' HE jbURNaLt 6K5?:GyAGES and TRA-VEM, Nb.XIX ;price3s.iBd. publiabed this roornmg, contains4>ERTUSIER'S'PROMENAOES Jii and around^ CONSTANTrNOPLEjwitfe many Urge and siiperb En-grartngs, v ~ . ' � Tlie next. Number w)ir-cohsist of Gourbillon's Travels in Sicify and to lite'Crater of Etna, in .1819. Vof.'IIl^'just-cqmpleted^^ 'tainiiijjttirty'nfw Works of Voyagesiand Travels, and nearly one hunijred:lBngrtilviniga,i^ be'had of all Booksellerii,. at 2lB.jeacb,'^andsQnle1yrh&tf-boo'nd. ".^ . JPoblisbed fay Sir Richard Phillips anS Co. Bride-court, Bridge-street. " . CRIPPLE6ATE WARD WTTHIW, LONDON. T a MEETING of the INHABITANTS of the above Ward, held' at the Parish Church of Saint Alphage, London-wall, on Thursday, September 14, 1830.. ('pursuant to a Requisition), for the purpose of coHsideriog an Address lb her Majesty Queen Caroline; MAITHEW WOOD, Esq. M.P. Alderman,in the Chair: It was moved, seconded, and resolved unanimously, .'That this Ward Meeting feel themselves called upon, by sentiments of unfeigned, loyalty and aflTection, to congratulate our beloved Qu�en upon her return to this country, and to condole with her on the many afflictions it has been her falejto experience. - , -Tliatadutifnl and loyal Address of Condolence and Con-gralu.lation be presented to her Majesty, and the Address now proposed be tlie oiie presented. That, tlie.ljihabiiauts of this Ward feel pleasure in this opportunity of expressing their great esteem for their worthy Alderman, whose public and private conduct merits their -decided approval-but inoi-e-particularly in bis syii>patbiziug conduct to our persecuted Queen. That tbe Thanks of this Meeting be given to Mr. Heaib. and the other Grntlemeii who'brought forward the business of this, day, and also to Mr. Chai-les Eicke, for his very excellent Address, Tbat.�l Committee be now formed, for the purpose of :mak|iigJhe neressnrj aiT�ngement& fur the signatures, and presentaiiuo of the said Address. . That these. Resolutions be inserted in tbe usual Morning, and Evening Papers. , WILLIAM PAYNE, Ward-Clerk. CERTAINTIES on ihe F-rst Day of Dtaw-ine, 5th -OCTOBERi^rSee the SchemeJ 4,500 Tirkels are sure to be drawn : .  All those Tickets are sure to be Prizes ! . .Twn:of-.ip,000i. are sureto be drawn in thefirst Fifteen .MinUlCS.,-;". .. � . ; , .  Every Piirchaser, before the First Day, adventures with, the dbove exclusive Advantages. TheSeheme^ts'O ConfaiiiS, with otily 7,600 Tickets, Two of 20, itttKin: tUeir lime �b4 at'^i . ;tor;MjAt1*rS'or(Eleciioo., M^viried wlil^ ifae tmpossi. f it dcK �, in^liitf^Ri^port it Hut yrtr, lb�rr krajpnt conirja-uf lavORi- <^W8�iitnaI 'M which, ibe meftf jAjsn .^|Nne��ttbnrJiiiifrii^,�Dd otf their rtardvDC^ ill Iwndpir .-i/AWHW :, -� - - thou|hliiI�insel?i� **r-i; wvloBJ^aMi^vpeaiag^ 'v^H-der ,tlU!i,J>apre�wp�V;SOor 1^ !(liM}y'bj>ihe;jtefp m^M8r]^e .ta.tbe i'etilionrsi.vWiiuse alltgniiofra-ftrey la^ie^ lirei^�fi.-pointed Jo.;^i^ne�:akrirel) as-^to IbefR^Hi^e;wbicb.b^ide-: Solved (o.them aniinportanitrjtstj-lo-atate here the ttworfbt-lo�l'ing;injleri8l-coil�idcration*:-^'- ^ - First^Tlial. tKed^CaiAehtar.y evidence nbtaiiiedik neces. sarjly.m�3e u^ liyrtbe.reryofficial persons,/whiftecoadoct the^etitioners arrAightj.' - and aecondty, That lacS-evidence is jnade up from,reC(|i1-ds under' the exclusive ilispEGtioii,and: control of tbe same ofBcial persona. . T � ^ -i^Jrom these documents, however,- it w>tl:8pp(!ar, that the alleKaUonsof fact, made by ihe-Petitionerey arc very^ene. rally and substantially.IrsGi; whilst titc arlegations of lofe-ren<e may excite considcrahterdivertiity of opinipn. Thus, wiih reference tu the .allegation of the-mode of formiu{; andcbntniuing the Councils of the Burghs, lire mere-fact, (bat these Councils do generally poBsr.�3 and.excrcisc.the powers vested m tbfcin By existine laws, of seif-election-aiid self-contiiinaiice (tipptyiug those terftis t� the bodies corporate, abd tiol to Ihe individual liiieiiitibnt) adh'iij^ of iiu duutit; but the alleviation of inferencej that lb (hia ca,use. islo be attribiiied mismanagement and abuse, where tfie'y 'eiist,' is indeed'matter ofbpi'nion, aiid can best be ascertaioed by patient aud. minute iov^sligatiOD. -- Thf same-persous are, indeed, genernlly found, to compose the'Gouucil of a Burgh fur a^rries of year*, with merely so<3i partial change of official station-a's tlie set of thie Burgh, or ccmvemerie'fe of tbe rtliiTg'parly may requirrj^uiilil'lhe ad-Verse -parly gains the ascendancy, when a similar sy.siein of srlf-formBtion and Self-election in the .body of the CbtivT^ii, continues, until again displaced by a similar rause: however the persbtisor parties may change, Ihe sysiem continues tlio same. And if is bere nioit esseniialio remark^;that iii inaWy Snrglis it constantlyiiappeiis (and in all of them~''it may happen), tiiat pefraons not qualified to be^ lis oTScotUnd, were �, also (cferred:.-Have,. roiisidereil -the sHtil Petitions, aaS have agreed upon Iheftillowing Reports- Council, an action wis briiuglit to displa(:e hint intheCoiqrt of Session. But Ibe judginent proiionnced iit .that-Coiift was in substance to tbiieiTecti'ibiit a'persoii who cbnfd �hot legally be elected into.Council; having obtained admission ' there, and tbe illegality of hfs election remaining unchallenged for the spqc? of sixty days, such person is not removable by Ihe ordinary coucse of law. Another case of a dill'erent deaicription'has lately occurred, as appears from the evidence of Mr. Kennedy, a Member of the Committee, in which it was h(;ld, that an'.idiut knowingly appointed to the oiBccbf Town Clerk hy ti^e Magistrates of a Royal Burgh, was nut removable at their suit. Again, the fact of large alienations of property from most of the Burghs is jnai^ifen from the. ducunieiits before your Committee; as also the frequent expendiiurc, beyond income, and in several-instances tlie accnniulatiou of debt. But the iofereiice drawn by Ihe Pclitiouers, that ihese things result from the inndc offurmiiigand continuing the Conucils, is a point on which tbe Committee, nut having fdllycuH,-sidered-il, have foiboriietO'decide. Under these circumstances,- your Committee have thought . h wonUbe most'nalisfactory to its own Members, as well as to the Houst?, .to include in their' Report, .not only the : evidence, but also the-several-distinct Res'ulntiops it has come to, in reference to these matters; and to expftas their hope, that if the Hbune shall think proper lb appoint the same or another Committee H|>ori this 'subject, in Ibe next Sessitiu of Parliament, thts'and the remaining allegations of the Petitioners may undergo a full and adcquate'cbnsidera'' lion. �'� �ffenngrtlie result of its hbonrs,: ... ,. .. . , , ....... ; -. r---------------- feels It iiecmsftry to bespeak the iiuliilgeHce of thevHon�p� |' PT.*" "P -i'"' become matnr^ itrtO' ae'ivity. and under for the linjitfd progress It hag inade'in the l�quiry.)ntru�tedi 10 its r{iurge; uud such induUeiicc will,';pVrl)ap?,^appear( jMit*ettBon�bfr^;wheu the HiHise.vsballiadvel-t ttftbepecnliarj 'circijn(8Xaoces uiiiler.Mbich-your.Committee was aptiuiuted^ OiUlbas runt toned to sil,\duriiig the presMitScssiput : '-r]i " 'VouriCaOTioiHee was appomKrd.'oii n'ii;.4th~or.Way,.!�inc^ . wbichvlime tbe |iri:ES.ufipiihtic,liusinr^s has Jieeo aimust.un'^' preci'dented ia"Bni�>jiDt,"in ;taiportajice^'aiid iprcqlfariij.'or^ inlcri(!st;':i.Mni�eri)�:� other Committees; t)f local, ai-^elt as l�/,{eui!hrimporUt�c�^;liavep(:casiunally called Hs fttemfae/c . Your Committee cannot omit to notice in their Report, the evidence subjoined relative to the burgh of Cupar. An inquiry into the parlicuTars of this bnrgh was instituted, and witnesses summoned, in (: <casibnally-.delayed .'for several- . years: . ,. -Y�nr Committee, however,', deem -it of no great cnnse-quense to unravel and appreciate- the cbntradiciiuns of the wilnestes in the. case ot Cupar. The proof, or rather the admisBiou-iif the sale of Brtt* T� Council, and bargains, I�e-tween individuals, of alternate election and re-elect lOn, ex-hiliTt such a corrupt and iiiiprop'er'practice in the furmaliou and maintenance of Ihe Couucilj as toimake Ihesnbseqlient conduct of that 'body, in reference to. the uiijeclaiif this in. i^uiry, a-muiti-r (if iiiiiior.-impor.lance. .Whellier tbe evils whidi have reswited from BHcli proceedings be more or less, may indeed'admit of some diapule; but therc^eems little' doubt, that the systein uuiIer^which'sucS evil'practices have"; 1817;:0Ud B]i�-iii,(h�:Co�neib'.blill{^l{<^b. uf Nwrr.^^ tbe yenrtdlS lit tbe prcsenf tigie^^i^MMMre Itt�r�qaired.%ft)ie:setr u�jA| <<!iiri<<if(t<ietfanr burebt, of whicfciCblonelGrant w� Meml^:orc>mneii^'A �>i)s �r'raf: |i.ckorsyritbm lvii.^'|ii'jnn8t tiesuperflouus foe ilifr.CuQimiltee lo. tiKteFve,:^�tt flt^eiunr bjj n^:frpm each other, an'.^bT-rtadcKibe obstyvance t.f thjs. provQiOo pf. tfie set* of thrra^ial!i UeUi whtiflyvincopi-patiblewUhtbefacts detailed mevHMwe; .Wbst,Tdegree;.o,f'(C�lp9ble,irrc rliaed'to,ii(ipppte .its exiileaee rather fO: tbe defects ii^lf.^ .*j[��/m, ia�'#xJ�ibiiifd ^ ttliin tbette fottrbnrgluKj.BjiArbx^S ;45Rreg�^^ i ^irina.ofiiIie:Set*; ioprevtje^|:1<^iii'�(iy.oribe'roi'al Iiurglis, Iban ta any particalac.calgaMtby 4n IbeiudividuaUterft cuiu cerned. , . \ ^(irl^ . The ReioljiltoBB of iya�ff.'GiJBimit|�e,.aJliided tovtn tbe f))rmerpatkof-itiiiS'Bep 'ifae- PcOlionrrs, -aalu 1 tMi. <. - - ' -tR�soWed,T|^r.it *S$ b;lriit)diii,,ia.fi>iiMk4:-:Dntbe ^a^al principlerocog-,, ^its4 by tbi^Act -1469, c.30, viif, Tljaf^the ofd Ciitiiicitpbajl I .,4;too.w:tI�ne�r4;o�jncn|-TeMii^^ it;9:tipp1ic^.�'" �tim'^f4�&'ait or cons^iption 'tiMl6�h bnrgh, -bo(b.- mi 'r^-, spect to the pnJporJion of the ilti�o>ineiI chpble to re.elcc-'f Injinj'anditl'^Kw latitude allutMll to- the old CotiUc.-l tu selecting tbe Menders of the jiew. . TfauB^^esets some burgles, as Renfrew an>{-l:.�narkj admit eflbfennnoalTe-eleptiuoorall the Members of the old Council to seat* m Ihrnew. Those of the greater number of (turgliB limit the number of old Councillors, who may be re-elected; birtht tbes;une. require or admit ofa majorrty of the old COuneit beiiig:ConliiiBcd lu tbe new, while the sets of so^pie other* require, that; the majj.i-iiy of. i^e new Council^ali.bediSt-^enl persons; and, lu'a few instances, to sychanextenlj as.alm^slentirely to destroy the cffeCl of the pnncipleof the Act I46P. Tbe sets of inany Burghs leave the namination of the new Members of flje new Council, entirely-tflUhc olil Council.- According to those of others^ the old Council must select a portion of the new, from-ltsts furnished by the several Corporations; or furni�ri li<t� from which the Corporatmiis themselves elettj or must shorten liMs, fnmielird hy. the Corporations, who finaijy elect ftom those reduced !ists.-�-r And in a /ew inslauces, the Corpora,tions have the direct pomioatioa of a certain uomber of the Members of.the new Goiiflcil. ReSoIfedj. That the allegation of th^old Conucil.choosing the new, urged by the, Pelitioners t</prevail in ^he Town Couiieils, does appear to thefcouimiitee to be generally war-ranted by tbe law and the practice of ihe.BHrghs. . Resolved, That it is the opinibii of this C'omm'i.rtef; tliat that the Burgesses not inenrporatsd have no control over Ihe expenditure of the irye.ums of the Burgh, or over the sale of the c'omraan good ur property of the Burgh; nor any power.of preventing the Magistrates a�d Coliiiril from contracting debts, for which the cuminoii good is liable. Resolved, That it is :ill<,ged by most of the Petitioners, tb.-vl the community are liahie in their properly andperwiiis for debts.contracted by ihi-ir^ntagisir-'ites ; Jiul.lhe Committee have not been able to'aici^laiii whftlier such atlegaliuns ate fquuded in la-w or uut,the CumiBittee nut haviHg<fuuud a.ny decision of any Court upon the subject. Resolved, That it is the opinion of ihis Committee, ittat the Burgessea and Corpoi-atious li.ave ifo power to'l.compel 1 tbeir-Magislraiesaad Council loTAECobhl-ror the 'inanagc-^' menlrbf the ref'eniiea.and funds under iheiir.cliarge. Resolved, ThWin'the opinion of|hjB Cuipmittee, it baa been clearly prbved in/two.insl_anceB,_'3bout'len on fifteen years ago, {bat Seats in the Council of Cupac^.haKfi been old; and from the eridenre hefiire the Committee, tliere is reason to believe that severni other itistancea have occurred, the last of which took place six. years ago. Resolved, That in the opinion of this Committee, the practice prevails generally in the burgh of Cupar, for each of the thirteen Merchants Counsellors to have what is called Neighbour Counsellors, who alternately elect and re-elect each other by. individual choice, which, as a point of honour, continues during-thelives of tiie parlies ; aod,iu m^ny cases, this agreement of alternate election has extended, in c^se of death, to the sons or nearest relaiioiis of the deceased Neighbour-Counsellor. Resolved, TJiat it does appear, from the Report of Ihe Committee.laat year, and the evidence then taken, that a wasteand mismanagement of cliarltahtc funds, placed in Ihe iiands qf the Magistrates ns-ei officio trustees, has taken place, to a great extent, in the borgh of Aberdeen; to a smaller extent in tbe bnrgh of Dundee, as detailed in the^aid Report^ That in Ihe burgh of �dinburgh,^liere there are also Lcpnsiderable charitalile funds under the management of the iUagistrates, either as sole or juiut trustees, there dues not ap. pear, from the evidence before the Comniittec last year, any ground for supposing that those funds have not beeiipru-perly adininiBfered; neither does there appear.any ground for EO^upposinsf^ in either of Ihe oilier Iwo burghs, whose cases have been examined by life Coroniiltee, in I he taut and ' present year. From the srCre'sy, JioWeVer, wtfh wJiith the pecuniary transactions of the Co'aiicils are generally con. ducted, it cannot be kiiowu whether such frfnds a^e i^ell at ill-administered.. Such abuses may exist without detection ; but when abuse is discovtred, a remedy is afTorded by law, as in other cases of breach of trust.-JulyXi, 1820< which.no adequate'remedy iS.1.0'be found fur Kucb tvils^ wheii detected, "liittst be ii( wine'material'points' either uu^ sound 111 principle^ or defectivein cpeiatiun. ' Your Comniitteeeannol.conclude ttfeir notice of the eVi^ deiice;wi iii^ged your accuserii tu triumph in the sMcresR of Ihriruwn arts.; -'  i The JSea of England feel.tSeir right? endangered iy lliis grt)s�,vii.t;tiio� of the principlrn of th'ir Coustitotiau<i-and tlie Women uf Englnnil .tremble .fur ther.^rrcdnesis M the matriage-lie, when thai tie can be dissolved by an cx juixt fuclo law. ..,.,,',,'. Next in. value.tn the <-nmiiiei(d3lion.of tt� good, i� ii.e CKiiiiiirc of the l)ad-r))alh cpmhined in the fsMiur uf y uir . Majesty: yoiir.conduct has excited the fibablry of ihe pr.'.A -g^te, the in^lta uf the coulemplible, and ibe admiration df the good. . a- tVcremeniher yonjr formeratjl&rings; 'O'e rejunnlijnr Iribu-unis,. .wberR oaths ra^fat he-ad'niisixlpred, but perjury our pOilisheJ-nay;;We b�.vr-?t!ett it.rtivai^^ and tlie remembrance ^raisea f(ii;(i'iig* jiif ibhotrepce. ' .^Vtll ti5� yunt rrttyic^tjT Bitch prbceiaJfij^^ . ; lo'yiHjic Maj^y o� fii� w-n^^ initsi'to ailinjre-the eiidritvnieiils of yiitjir. mind; the -jiiici9|lyj of yo*ir benrt, or thatheroifin which- seemit-tirgovrm, aft �yo.rr actions. L'li-awed by tl-rea(3, unieilnred liij! bribes, tiie ^eloign of conscious rerlitude supplied:ibe^^wefiOfr-cfliSitaraiiiale wisdoni; yon e�cape4: fraitt th'e)-1raitijj2);j^|>r�iiareUitW> y^V^lif''^^ yoi^'riishedin'iothe�ni5.ofii^oii�eat Engiftmljaiid theni.i' -4u your 80teiit--t[i>ard!in�*tin(FmTOesi ^ppoul.- "rFiie very art of negociatiffij-7-ihe iicry'S^r of acknowledging! as Queen- , .tltp Very meisage wbi.rb'Tta^wns sent to yon !ijL'he Hoooor-\16)\e Ho^iKC-411 im)lly a .tacit ciiA^tion of y<'iir iunoceurt;; 3ml Ihe iiijustii^ of llie proceedings against you. . Yoar Majesty has been pronounced to tie " the grSre, iipe life,, null flroamjrn-l of polishrd society;^'-it is accord-aHt-jiiity with th�t hrt t-J-iod-will arrive when you may he permitted tti promoie the liappiiirss of yonr snhj^cls." The coiiutry hears wi;l: linmixi-d delight ihalii� Queen has demsniled an open trial-that she, ch-iHenges cyeey inquiry-and deprecates nut the ifiost vigilant scrutiny. The Eniilish Constitijfion, if iis dictates are obeyed, Bcriiptes not lo gtaut ditrRii fair Irial it.-' llie iT>�niiest'crimiwal. But evil is not Hnfri-rjueMily, by ili.* divppiisatjun of .Pro'i'idence, . the forerjiniier _of ^ood ; trusi liiatit.vvill b? .lO.no^i', aod we pray tiiosl fcfrciilly il'i; (be resn'lt^of lliis persecution maynfford. jOii. additional t''.'i:-solalioii, for Ihe onlinvely.lnss of her uho \vas llu' |tii.i'' England-and the hope of'honest men. Rlay all yonr t-firings end in liapptncss anil trauquillily; your lepn-..!-uuilistnrbed by calumny; your fame, even,in Ihe ryes oT yunr enemies, Irinniphant ; and yonr ardiiuns stme-.^ItT for.your own and the people's right, crowned M-ilhvictuiy and success. . To which Adlre's her Majesty feturriet! ilie foU lowing uracious Auswe- : - General information and eulightened sentiments are wr II known tp characterise the inhahitanis of llie cily of !-;\.iir audits vicinity.' This affectionate Address proves iliiil ^fitl> cultivated minds Ihey linile feeling hearls; andlhbl lo tin.i.-sympbthies, which are the oniaments of nature, iliry a-.l'i that love of liberty, irffUout which man, instead of liein'j; :iii intellectual being'aspiring lo the Hea^en^, is only a servilp reptile crawling upon ihe earib. The love of liberty is what more.than any thing ei.'=e rni.c-bles man. H adds dignity to his connieoauce ; il ui:.y tie read in his eyes; il is visible in his atlilude ; it is palpabli-even in his steps; it manifests itself in all that he snys or does.. In the social state il is the palm-of excellence: \Villi-out'it'maiv.degenerafes.iBfu auiuterior-animat; and v\th it he mount* to higher regions of civilised excellence. It is liberly which gives such an energy io the prodnclive powers of man, as' it soon converts a �le�e�t-tntD a gardcii. it gives loxnriance to sterility; it imparts a sofi venlnre lo the rocky soil; and, under its bland influeoce, the h\i\i\ of vapour and fogs assumes the serenity of a happier ciinie. It is liberly Which softens the asperities of hiimiin intercourse. Il smoothes off the abrupt ruggedness of the 'sori;i) scheme. It does not,for itcaonol, make the ineqiMliliis of life 10 disappear, but it causes them to beunfeli. Where liberty prevails ihe labourer smiles, and the pour m^io lock^ as erect as the rtch. Vphere liberly prevails no man toils i" Vain, and the disparity uf conditions operates only as an en-conragem'eot to superior activity. Liberly makes ihc greatest addition to the stncfc of general happiness; as, under a free Government, nol only no man labours in vain, tint Ihe labour'of every iutiividiml most prolific in its results. It causes a sliptriluily in llii-materials of enjoyment ) for the labour of a free man is always twice as productii'e as that pf a slave. In early life 1 caught the lo^e of liberty, and I consider it as the best boon amungst tbe gifts of Heaven to mnnkiud. Though 1 was placed in circonislances which tend lo ol.>-stroct the avenues to truth, yet truth aftvnys lind u fiet- :ii -cess to my ear, aud, I trust, to niy heiu-i, M't-nrc, I sui'o learnt that maukiud had rights iudepeudeut ol .S�-.crei;ii -nilicB whieh have been oifered your Majesty .-il Jibme audf abroad, and- lameDt:.tbat any person should be found with such uncharitable feel.iDgs, as to advise tlie omission of your Majesty's name in the solemu service of the Chnich. While .vfe''must sincerely condole with your .Majesty (of whose virtue we are-persuaded), we bow to the decrees of Divine Providence, in depriving ils"'of our late revered Mo-� nattb, who, wcMoubl not, if living, would have been yonr Majesty's protector. . We cannot but admire yoiir Majesty's firmues8,.in refusing to compromi^ your honour for. any pecuniary consideration.' To.concludc jhis humble Aildress,, wc'vi�uTd express out niiiist ardept -wisbcs that j'our .Ma^e'siy

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