Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Share Page

Circular To Bankers: Friday, November 7, 1828 - Page 1

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   Circular To Bankers (Newspaper) - November 7, 1828, London, Middlesex                                f   c No. 16.] FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 1828 1   * We are very sorry that we have erroneously, but most    blind free from apprehension about the supply of corn: unintentionally,^ inserted the names a Banking firm    with the King's health not in a state to create great amongsj. those who have compounded for stamps; and the anxiety:-with Ireland in a condition of comparative more so, because we are led to understand the parties con-    tranquillity:-and with an abundance of gold in the Bank der it be mputation upon their discer The mistake arose thus: A Banker brought to us, from an and in the country, this important operation would have been completed, with much greater facility, towards the engraver, a list of those who had compounded. We sent close of 18*27, than it can be now when all these circum-this list to the Stamp-Office, with a request that it might stances, instead of being favourable, are against the under-be corrected]if wrong, and that all others, not upon the taking. This is a truth which present experience tends list, might be given. A great many out of the whole num- powerfully to confirm, and it is our duty to notice it at ber were added at Somerset-House; and all the names the risk of having attributed to us a disposition to create that we published were upon the list, so corrected and    alarm,.which does not belong to us. Mr. Alderman Thompson referred, in the House of Commons, on the 17th of June, to a paper which contained increased at the Stamp-Office. p TO OUR SUBSCRIBERS. Sirs, + an estimate of the amount of small notes of Country r * Bankers circulating in England and Wales, divided into counties or districts.   The gross amount of small notes in Although we always desire to give the most faithful    England and Wales, exclusive of Scotch and Bank of report of those circumstances which are of the greatest    England small notes, was there stated to be about five and a half millions.   Very general and minute inquiry on Bankers d which have th direct be ing upon their business, it is possible, nevertheless, that    this subject has convinced us that that was a very mode- we may have b( exciting alarm, of gold and sib England and VY n too anxiou We know th d the imputation of    rate estimate; and we could prove in various ways that sub it, in regard to the supply tute the small note currency in Bankers have thought that we it is such. It is not merely, however, because these general cir-stances give to the question a much greater interest regarded the matte of so much practi cu than it would have had back we are m- diffi r _ _ Ity as it will be found to be, when the full effect of    clined to notice it; some passing events of a local or tem- perienced porary character tend to the same effect. W fully that th cy for small notes, bstituting of a mi be found a much A fortnight ago we gav the Italic nait of the C for expecting that the unfavourabl d II peration than it would have b gh-    dition of the Exchanges would be fectifi by th V months ago.   Previous to the rupture with the Turk ofmerca d Portugal intercourse th us e of st ith the alliance and friendly   ; see any depart from that opinion ppl po to d f the precious metals from A immense    one of those temporary which the than all oth Tariff of the United S d the beggared condition of glad to percei our die* d on at present This being la ted mo�e his subject; M exico and Columbia have checked No. 16. th th P bl provement in the state of the Exchanges, of there beina.   

From 1607 To The Present

Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!

Growing Every Second

Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 145+ million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.

Genealogy Made Simple

Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!

Choose the Membership Plan that is right for you!

Unlimited 6 Month

$99.95 (45% Savings!)

Unlimited page views for 6 months Learn More

Unlimited Monthly

$29.95

Unlimited page views for 1 month Learn More

Introductory

$9.95

10 page views for 1 month Learn More

Subscribe or Cancel Anytime by calling 888-845-2887

24 hours a day Monday-Saturday

Take advantage of our Introductory Membership offer and become a member for 1 month only for $9.95!

Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!

Your Membership Includes:
  • 10 page views for 1 month
  • Access to Over 145+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a Monthly Membership only for $29.95
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 145+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!
Subscribe for a 6 Month Membership only for $99.95
Best Value! Save -45%
Your Membership Includes:
  • Unlimited Page Views
  • Access to Over 145+ million Newspaper Pages
  • Ability to View, Save, and Print
  • Articles featuring over 100 million people
  • Full Access To All Content including 10 Foreign Countries
  • Weekly Search Alerts - We search for you!
  • & Many More Features!

What our Customers Say:

"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.

"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.

"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.

Search Billions of Newspaper Articles 145 Million+ Pages and More Added Weekly!

Uncover 400+ Years
of Newspaper Archives
(1607 to today!)

Browse by Date

Research Newspaper Articles from 19 Countries
& all 50 U.S. States

Browse by Location

Explore 6,200+ Current &
Historical Newspaper Titles
and Counting!

Browse by Publication