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Publication: British Press December 21, 1820

British Press (Newspaper) - December 21, 1820, London, Middlesex N'UMBER 5630. LONDON, THUfeSDAY^ ;lMBi^BEa 21, 182^ Price 7d. TH6A TRE.B0rAL^Dmrti3^Ait^^ :^�urians--Ataliba, Mr. Powell-,. ItolK Mr. Wallack; Will be-pntdoc^d/ivd' JCo^ �  A new Comic Musical Piew,-in )w� parta, will J�e^o-'diiced ill a few days, callci) Giovanni id Ireiantf.' ''v- A COM^nbN COUNCIL^;liolclkdiirtbeCHAItfBER of GOiftOUALL otitie fclTV of LONDON, on 1A'BP�ESUAY, 4fae SOtb day aof December, JS30j f fciH AT the Answer of hi� jMajcsty now read be A r-eniernl^nponl the JoBroals of tliis.CoiiTt, : - At tbe same time thia iPourt canifot refraiafrom express, jnjr ilsxr^ef piid si^rpri'e ibht, iii a pm-ii>g 9MS!.1s:^FirsfcI.ottKry wiJJJbe all D>awu 23d JANUARY, the. i|�y; when Parliainent meets,/and^when Three Prizis. of ;�2I,000 are sur^ to be Drawn in the First Five Miuutes,-4, Cornbill, tfjid 9, ChariDg.croat. e6 to her Majerty ^iU�aC�*irfi�!^*tf htt leeetit triumph -.Vy-i: police INTgiXIG^Q^' H&AO 0�nei&--Yea�er(Iqr''0>mi)4tf �he :de> livery of the pMt,% letter was-re^iwnt *f thfr M�-gtgtrat�a �i>f ^thv office fraid Lvaimieftji M�ititg!f (hara s^vftnt^r a Mr. Mt>ti^(Hi|^ ,4u'^}nt.�iiK natnetl James Ifalrkia, huA robl�iirlii*,: iniistcr: of; The letier.cotituned a warri�it�K^4ie*t�a�i �/' the man, wiucb, beiDrydeu's Comedy of - Ambhilryon, or (he Two Stasias, called A BURLETTA OF ERRORS; OR, jfePITERAND AUCMENA. �ls:-Jupiter, Mr, Wat kins; Mertnry, Mr. Cowell; Jr. Callahan. Murlali:-Sosi^, Mr. Wilkinson ; Pho!dra, Immortals Tulcai), Mr. Callahao. Tranio, Mr. Cnllier. Atcniena, Mrs. Tenuani ; Mrs. \Vayjett; Bromia, Mi-s. Daly. To conclodv with the Bnrlelta-�f WHO'S TO FATHER ME? Matideville,; Mr. i. Jones; liiHy Batlii, Mr. Wilkinson. Charlotte Oldslock, Miss Tialesv ifarriei, Miss Brare has been resort- UUBLIN, DECEMBEtt I6, ASSAULT, Oil Titursclay morning, at half-past ten, Wallace, who liad been Leadin^g Counsel in the. cause of Coiia and WNamara, and had stilted the Plaintiff's case 011 Suturtiay last, viras. met Tii Sifck-vill��strett, iieur the corner of Heniy-streel,-by tlie Defeiidai:!., Mr. li. JVl'Namar.i, and a perfon wear-iug mustachios, whose liaqie'isyct unknown. After a word or two, ypokeu b}' Mr. ilichard iVl'Nwnara, intiraating, thai what he was abopt to do was in coiisec^tienceof Mr. VA'allace liuvtn^, ill his statement, spoken n� he had done, of Mr. M'Nattiai'a's wife, heirislaiilly, aud wiiliont any ref}oest of ex-plttiation io satisfaction, g'ave Mr. Wallace a violent blow on the left side of the face, and, while staggering under the blow, gave hint suvtral blows of a whip, with which he was armed, upon the head. The violence of the blow had driven Mr. \Vallaee towards the door of Mr. Curke'a houiie, which' was dittunt itbout three yard* fruhi Mr. Wallace when he received the first blow. When recovering from the ertecl of the blow, he was at the door of the house, when some person from 'within came forward, Mr. M'Naroan* aud ,'the person who accompatiied hiito both fledTowarda Eiephai>t.:|iii�', from whence they, in a fetv uiioutes escaped^ It appears that the wdylaying of Mr. Wiillmie, atid the commission of this un|iarelleled outrage, had been meditated from the Sunday preceiliog, but no iirtitnatjoiijf -of any. kitut th�t M>v .JWNainura bad been offended at any part *if the'stjilemeiiftrosdehy Mr. Wallace had been given to him. The whole bad been (tept a prol'uuiul secret until the moment the crime was perpetrated. At the time the out-ruge was coaiinitted, there were seven other persons ^besides the two by whom ii was actually cottimit-ted,�ivaitjtig at a,short and conveiiient dist;iiice, for the purpose, we doubt not, of the escape of the offenders, had there been any ut^eihpt made to secure them.' Mr. Wallace was met by two Gentlemen of the Bar, immediately after llie flight of Mr. M'Na-maiu, and proceetled with theui to Court, when, al'ier a short consultation uiili fomcof his frieiids, an uflidavit of the facts was made, nnd a warrant granted by the Chief Jutticeof llir King's Bencji. Since that time iheutiiiisl exertions gf the Police have been made lo arrest the ofheiiders, but, unforiunutely, (or tlie present withuut efKct,- Mr. WallucG was on hts way to Court aluue, and ivithunt any lueuns of Jeleiice ; M'Namara was aruied wiih a gig whip. Soon as W'Namara had saliatetl -bis vindn live feelings, he sprang inta a and drove oiT with his friend, letter strate,,* Parrelt,/ the fhief'p'Mce with tiirecliot�i'tii'^(� dBcen who imtiredtate^'proceedetf to' fast boa^b-olBcer at Ifle Utter of some vague^j^irauatjlnt; aperpoQ lion had urrivM'in town hy that of her chie-posheside of the streetjinhorb, with the ngle-eye of mtMt of the offices of? our poKce, they, 00 con-suhation wilh.i'hnr deacription, walked, and addressed him: by his .name ; with evident lrepid�> tion he dented that lie^ was the persoti, hnt^hey begged to have hi* company to a pnblii>-honito. be stolen ; he then confessed he was the person, and was immediately taken to the Head Office, where, on examination relulive lo the remaitider of the property, he confessed to buying in Belfast a walrh, &c. and a quantity of wear-ing-a^jparel with the remaitider of the money. The committal wastnade out,'and in aboutAhree hours from the ariival 1^ the felter, he was (iouveyed to Newgate, from whence he witU be sent to Loijdon-derry lo take his trial at the Sessions of that city. We have had 8o.inapy:arca�ions of mentioning; the vigilance of the police, and giving them their meed of praise, that we think the plain recital of the Facts iff ttic tiiest commendation they Can receive. f>me�)^-ontpl ' Prfiijiiieto� wnj, Held. - � .^�^'_5�^V^'^^ TA*miii*i� tire :itcconnf� aiid ai^ieibeh^;^^^^ 'Sr*'i^ i^i^*'''"^etf ort full on.^- ll^Llieeii'his duly to siihtnil. 3ltt���Wuot 'SuT.i-r^^iP** eiiiablialKuertts wus not ?ilbtiMti{,;,-froitiwhtlirit^^^ W R���||(Bt"'::ine:.^pveri)inent8 abrtiad' on that aiibjecr. " 'Hfe^ IPSfVICH MEETING. rtn^mm'eivded it BwcioMBf who have mii-pv......... j-Jt is prepaied by IheiriONLYi aud .for prevciiliiig dis-offpoltilKient to families,, all poiisible has been resort-'�1 to,' by ench-butile being sealed' iipun the rork with Iheir - Firm aixj Adilress, as well its each Ifibel having their Sigua-titie, liiihuul.which it cannot h��;eouiiie. . . .(i7HN' BURGFSS and SON'S long established and much leiiVinird ESSENCE of ANCHOVIES coulinuea fo he pre-luired.l.y Or in after the same manuer that has given ilic ' grenrlesi Kattafacliou for many years. Wjiehpuce, 107, Straud, corner of the.Savoy.-steps, Lou-do�,.r^i['rtit Original Fish Sauce Warebouse.) , : - � .ii -� . TeigUtCoUrls, and recuiumended hy the must respectable JtlMJiral Authorities. This Puwdtr cleanses and tx-autifiis the,T*etb, swecfeiis the b'realli, pDSspssrs no arid ijial can. rorrode Ihceoamel, and puis, a henntiful pulish .u;i The Teeth, it. is well kuown that hiaiiy Powders po�sC|SS ijuali-irigbly deleterioiis, but the Puhfic will be c'ouvnicrd' . �^^;;^is:;'b;aio^presi^^^ ' ^^*�iolmiea..4 retail,^ g'g We make the following exlvacis from on iliis subject in 'Ihe Dublin Heghter Satmday /last :- " Mr. M-'Nathara was not accompanied by more lltuii one person (�h� did not iiilerferr), and AJr. M'Niimara had obviously too inucli siiptriority over Mr. Wallace in personal slienglli to require any as-fcistaiice. It is abo slated that llie iiidepcnile'iice. of the bar is involvrd in this transaction. Ij^-t me 6rst slale the expre>sion made use of bv Mr. Wallace as persoiiijlly applied.towards Mr. M'iVaiinira, iiiid ul-o ihoseUpplied bytTiin towards Mrs, M'Naniara, and the public will then judge whether it was not incumbent on Mr, M'Numara,to ejcact personal tatisfaf^ion froni Mr, WalUce. " Me calltd Mr, M'Namai'a an adventiirer, a_/br-titne-ftunler, antedy Lknlenunl, having nnlhingbut liii pay, seeking the means of living williotit any s.'nse of religion, moralitij, or honour; a inerchMit-dealer ill flesh, � luorul tiionster, guilty of perjury !ind seiluclion-lhat he sorry lo S'dy he wiis an Irishin-Jii, a.s he hud deeply di^grace(l his country, lie abused Mrs, M'Naniara, by plating !>iie was a coarsr-minded, purse-proud woman, wiihout yoa/A or [jeaulif, jipil that by Mr. M'Nuinara's marriage with her, he had iirqiiired wealth, but that it was dear/i/ear7ied in hard/i/ earned-I do nut recollect which. " Whether Mr.,!\'J'Namara took a proper mode nPexpressing his feelings ai.d seeking repai-alioii, 1,. Sir, sliail in*t offer an op'ninii ; but know tlwt Mr. M'Namara wus convinced, from Mr. Wallace's conduct to M^ li'win rfffd iVlr. Uyai', nlieii they, not very lately, culled on Mr, Wallace Qn the' part of tlirir respectit^e friend-i, that it would Im^iily subjecting/i/f friend to litigiilion and piini.ihmeut if he seut any to Mr. Wullace; aiid umier this, perhaps erroneous, impression, Mr, M'Namara acted iu his conduct towards Mr, Wallace.'* Oii Monday last, at a Post flail of the ancient A very numerous meeting of the inhabitants of Ipswich took place in the T�wii-hall there 00 Tuesday, in pursuance of a reqtiisition to the Bailiffs, for.the double purpoi>e of petitioning-the King to dismiss his Ministers, and of congratulating the Queen on the abaudomnent of the Bill of Pains aud PeiiaitieFi - - ' ' E. F. Sbrkamp. Esq. wtsin the Chair, B. Brawe, Esq. one of the Bailifts having declined taking it> not concei�ing it propeif, as one of the Chief Magistrates o( the town, 'loi'^ke Jtn active part in tbe 4 proc^^iflS9, although :be believed Itis tentimenls pit Jhfe 80^�� b'^ftWW^ knotJiis Araendment shotild adjourn to the White Horse, which thej'accordingly  After their departure the remainder of the Rfso-lirtions were read by Mr. Lawrence, and carried unanimously, us was an Address to the Queen, proposed by Mr. John King. Thanks were then voted to the Bailiffs, the Chairman, the Requisitionists, aiiii Alderman Wood, after which the assembly dispersed, with three cheers for the King, and three for the Queen. ^ The Petition to his Majesty isto be iiresenled by Lords Grey and Holland, niid ^tha Address to her Majesty by the Membei's for the Borotvgh, On the arrival of the gentlemen at,tbe White Hurtie, who h:id fjrotesteft against the proceedings at the Town Hall, the Rev, Thos, Cobbold was, on the motton of Mr. RodweM, voted int.o^ the Chair; whet) a series of Resolutions, and a loyal' Addieis lo'his Majfesty, �sere unanimously agreed to. The Address is to be forwarded to the Earl of Dysart for presentation lo the King. A correspondent'from Ipswich writes as follows:-"One of the Utquisilionists for the Ipswich Address to the Queen having ventured on the Town-halryesterday se'imight, was marked out by a creditor, who directed jiis Solicitor the same evening to proceed immediately against him, allhougb he held security to ten tiines. the amount. Another tradesman told all his woVkmeu that if any of them signed the, they should be discharged his employ imnnediulely ; his �ios:f valuable servant did sigu il, and directly |>acked up his tools, and left of his otia accord." I On Friday last a very n.omerpus.and respectable tnMting ,of the Youiniai^.Mm^ in Ipswich, -.......... . was hej^ the Lou'g.^^^R^^ opd' loyal Corporation of GloverV and Skinners, or | lim, Lawraiicej^J^^ an Guild; of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Dtibliii,  utt I Adil^ess^lp iwr JWajraiy/was^ a^^^ agreed to. iug iu, that tnaiicfer.' ^ ��' The Ch 41 am AN'declared the divideiid for tfep six months comraenciiig ihe slh of Ju(jr:'aiidfiiit�it> ing the Sdi January, to be 5| per ceiit-.j according^ lo the decision of the Court of Uireictors agreed' upon the 27th of September last. Tlie account of pensions and annuities granted to the servants of the Company was read. The Chairman moved fpr the concurrence of tlris Court with the Resolution of the'la�t Court, for granting a pension of 1,000/. to Kj iM. Barnard, E'q, Mr, HusiE wished for some explanation upon the nature of llris grant. He observed,, that.there were two individnals i�lio bad retired after a much longer service, having enjoyed much larger salaries, at considerably smaller pensions. Mr. Barnard had a salary of 950/. a year; he was tO retire^ after 92 years service on a pension of 1,00.0/. .One of the two individuals to whom, he had all&ded,jhad ierved ihe Cotppapy 13 years longer than Mri Barnard's period, enjoyed a salary of 1,350/, and hip rather tlnn loaehis p^p. sion. But the regiltaiioii "was enforced with such ,promptitude, that he was-unuble lo rescue his pension. He hoped some allenlion would be paid lo tbe injury which Ijad been thus inflicted. Other-, wise, he expressed liis dt.'tehmination lo-bring the matter forward on some future occasion. Mr, Lowndes agreed with'the Hyi. Proprietor, in bis ztal lo protect the labourers, who wt-re as worthy of cousideralion as their superiors in the serrice. X Thei^AttlMAN, referring to the subject of the pensions which had been objected to, sjid, ihat the Direcioi'J(ha0i�tins; a new office at tlie mili-� slructions ill military surveying. He had no objeat his more than Ihrec-^ told,tale, to enforce aiteiiiion to the-necessity of filling the cadets fur their employments before ihey should leav^ this countiy, hy compelling them t/i learn the labguage of the provinces, lb which they � were severally appointed. He regretted that iii  spite of thetvils which bad accrued from their neglect of this cauliou, modt of the Cadets landed ju India, and remained there during the whole period of service, in utter ignorance of the dialect of the natives whom tliey were ^ command, and with whom they were frequently To act. The Company ought to give llie.establisbHients more oflicers. All the accounts received from India shewed the inadequacy of - the appointments at home to the necessities of lha service. . The 500 Cadets who weje about lo be sent out would not fill up half the vacaiicies. To six ballalioiw which were kept 011 foot, varying in llie number of ^ach battalion tVoin 800 to 1,000' men, there were no more than 4'3 European Offic-ers. There wus a similar deficiency of medical men. The civil departments geiieral'y borrowed' them from the regimental surgeons, se, ii was a subject which called loudly for reform and belter regulation. Mt, tiuMB said, that the worthy Proprietor wss perhaps not aware lhat'in India any vacant office i;i the Commissariat Department was filled by-officeis oT the line. � Here there wjb a regular Stall', ami if any officer should be removeil from the line iiiio any civil depariment, his place would be immediately filled up. In India there was 110 Stuff, uii;J the civil dep'artmeulB of the service were filled up by the military officers. iVlr, Lowndes inaide some observations on the necessiiy of the Court displaying its l^^alty, l>v carrying up an Address lo the King. Mr. Chambers inquired of the Ctwirman il' tl't: memorial of a Mr, Bailey, complaiuing of jus undue supercessiou in tltt; oHlce of Chief Surgeon in one of the estublishments, had been rfceived by-the Court of Directors ? The Chairman replied lliai it had. j Mr. Chambers proi^eedcd to comment on the punjuslifiable detention of the memorial which had "^jbe enpresented to the Presidency fifteen luontlis ai^n, for transmission lo the Coart. The Chairman called, to order, the merits of* llie memoriafi not being before the'Court. ' Mr. Home, at some leng|h, maintained Ihe right of the worthv Proprietor to comment oii the dt-if'ii-tion of the memorial by the Presidency abioad, contrary to the standing oftlcr of the Court;, ^ The Chasrman, after some furtlier divcijssi.Tii, observed that it must be irregular to make any ob. servatioii on the ineniorial, as it ftis in no shaio* before the Court, ll^had but recently arrived, and was accompanied byjtwo large volumes of rfocii-raents connected with it. It was impo^iiiblc for il.c Directors to have bruuglit the subject forward lliiis early. Mr. Lowndes expressed himself satisfied wiiji the explanation ; but he was very anxious that iht-' Court should prove its loyalty lo the King b', voting an Address^.. He meant lb try the strtiiiiUi of the Court upon the question on the next iiig. He wished nine or leu Gentlemen would jiiiii_ bi.m in sigoing a requisifion for that purpose, fie pirtjceeded to descant on the state of j;tibl-ic of.ii)iQiij ' ;

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Issue Date: December 21, 1820