Courier, March 20, 1818


March 20, 1818

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Courier (Newspaper) - March 20, 1818, London, Middlesex Ko. 7941. FRIDAY EVENING, JMRCH ^-20, isis. Ml To the GENTLEMEN, CLERGY, and FREEHOLDERS of the Councy of HE REFOttl). fY anxious wish not to disturb the peace of the . County hid induced n>e to forbear offering myself at the next General Election, as a Candidate for the distinguished honour of representing you in I'aMiacnsnt, although solicictrd hy a very numerous and respectahle body of Freeliolders. 'J'he unexpected dttermination, liowever, of your worthy representative, Colonel Foley, to nrirhdraw himself at the terniination of the present i'ariiameiit, now aSFords me the opportunity of acceding' to ^ the wishes of my friends, and of presenting myself as a Candidate ' for a repetition of those favosrs which have already been fre- i'queiitly eonlcrred on my family. Should I have the good fiirtune tu be elected to the liigh and important situation to which I aspire, it tball be my anxious endeavour to discliarge its arduous duties with zeal and independence, and to preserve unimpaired our valuable Constitution, as well as to promote, by every means '^jn my power, tUt interests and prosperity of the County of ceford. I have the lionour to be. Gentlemen, T ' Youryery devoted and faithful humble Servant, GEORGE CORNEWALL, Jun. London, March 15, 1818 To the PROWllETORS of EAST INDIA STOCK. Ladies and Gentlemen, ITake thelibcny of informili^ you that it is my intention, W'herij;�erjqualiiied aiid a favourable opportunity occurs, to offer myself ai a CanditJatefor the important Situatioi) of a Director of the Affairs of t.'ie Honourable tUe East Tndia Company, and .thai X-ani �ijcioui>t.0'^wt>raoe- the earliest-opportunity of soliciting the honour of your Votes in person. 1 vas appointed a Writer in the Honourabli the Company's Civil Service, upon the Madras Esta!i)isljment, in 1796, in which 1 am now a Senior Merchant; but i went round to IJeniraJ in April, J805, with the permiiiion of the Madras Govcrnmrii.t, to become a Partner in the [louse of Mpssrs. Alexander ami Co. of Calcutta. IVeviously to my departure for Bengal.I was employ-ed both on tile island of Ceylon and at Malras, in the Revenue and (Vimniercial jjcpartmciits, in which I had the goo J fortune to obtain the approbation of my immediate superiors iii ()�5se, of the Hoard of'I rade, and of the Goveninicnt; and the partiality of n;y friends leads me to hope that in these >;tuations, and aftcr-wardi. as a I'artnrr'r, and for some time the Head Partner, in the JJruiseof Alexander and Co., I liave iiad the opportunity of ac-tjuiriiig information which iiiii;ht render nie not an utiworthy Caudidate for your future favour and support. 1 have the honour to he, Ladies and Gentlemen, Vour ohPilient humble Servant, (Signed) - JOSIAS DU I'RE .ALEXANDER. Lo.'iiion, Mo. 18, Ilanover-square, �J'hursday, March 19, 1318. "AVIUOVVS' FRIEND ANTfT}NEV()H:.\ f SOCIeTT" ; President, the lUv. iJKNRY 15UDD, MA. JUiJewell Hu.spitai, THE Committee of this Society, whose desipa is to visit and relit\-e all cJissts of the distressed i^oor at their own hahitatioR?, anxiously solicit the attention of a Bfiierolent Pubhc to the sunv'tt of an Institution, which in an ever populous and inanufacturia^ metropolis is calculated to confer many !iH|)ortaiit benefits on the deserving Poor. 'I'he Committee have liot-this winter found it expedient or necessary to select any par-licuiar district for their ex:lnvve attention, but adhere to the USUill p nerally with which their appeal enabled them to"dispense relief in 11,00'J domiciliary visits to liie Poor, chey.are willing to hope that, although they cannot pri suit so striking-a picture of wretchedness at the present moment, an appeal in-'be'half of thenum>;rous cases they are now visiting, scat-tecud over .various, parts of the metropolis, will not be made-in vain. They beg to remind an enlightened Public, that tlie most genuine ami severe'distrets is seldom found obtrusive, but mostly pines under its miseries in retiremsnt; that paroctiial aid is in general by no means adequate to hi�et the actual wants of the di�-tressed.appilcant, much-less to-supply those little comfort:, whicli in time of sickness may be deemed necessaries; that the plans of this Society afibrj the best means of - avoiding imposition, and selecting cases of the most abject misery ;'atid that it confers, tliey tpjst, many advantages superior even to pecuniary aid,  by the adytee, Interest and instruction of a judicious and .intelligent Visitor. The Comnnitee have only to add, that tlfeir funds are �]r)tau8ted, andl that unless a prompt supply is liberally funiisht^d, they.will he compelled, not only to rehnquish the 120 cases, cohaisting of 442 indivldiialo-, who' are now receiving weekly OFFICE OF ORDNAJJCE, March 9. 1818 nnHE Priiicipal Officers of His Majeit^s ORD- X. SAUCE do /le^-ebi, give Notice, that Frnj'osals will be rt-cfived at their Ogicc, in PaR MaU, en or before WEDNESDAY, tIteSStfi instant, frmn such Fersons as nmy be Killing to unflerlnkc the Siqyjtty of HAIR BROOMS, BRUSHES, and other Articles, for Service of this Department, for a period of three Years, terminable alter the expiration of the first Year, upon Notic three Months, at the option of either Party. Patterns of the Articles matj be vinued ujton app'icnt'on at the Principal Sierekee/ier's Office, in the Tower; and farther Parlicif - ______, ..____ ..- Propei must be delivered s'eakd u;i and eiidarseU, " Proposals for Hair Brooms;" but no Prnrmsiil can Ik admi'.ted after the said 25lh Instant, at Twelve- young to work, or unaWe to procure employment; the Wift- so orcuptud in the care of her sick hushivnd^and young family, as t-i be incapable ofgaining any thinj"for thdr,.^ubsistence ; ttie rent itihnihg Weekly in ariear; th'eironly dependinee being 4s. or .5s. a Wftk from the Parish, and the produce of their clothe.'; .uid fiir-nitur,;, which they are occ^^iunally pledging to .supply fjuni liuy tu day ascaniy meal. 'I'hc Committee merely state these, which tii'y are sorrv to call the ordinary circamstauces oftheii cases, and abstain Front enlar^ing.upon aggravating particulars, which moitly U-.;si^nate each individual case. D.)nati6ns and subscriptions will be thankfully received hy the Trcasufeir, John'Poyhder, Esq. Bridewell Hospital; at the. following Raukersi iVlessrs. iI.>are, i-iljfet-street; Messrs. ,Jkown, Langhorn, and Co Bucklersbury ; Messrs.-prummond, Cnarin^;-crcss; als;i (jyMessrs. Rulto'an.l Co.. I'i, 'Chdapside ; Mr. Seaward, Salisb'JTysquare; and Mr; .T. -Hatchard, Piccadilly;- df .whom also may be had, thi last Report, of the Societv, lately published. �file Committee beg respectfully to acknowlfdge the receipt of the'following surns, since last adverti.'iement:- Per Joim Poynder, Esq. Damnonius -�3 0 H. L.R. - 10 Per Mr. Tlatchard, F. .Foster, Esq. 1 0 W. Sawer, iisq. 1 1 J. IL - 10 . A. R. - - 10 0 �S. Bevan, Esq. Gloucester-place - 10 0 U. Bevan, ICsq. ditto 5 0 Per Messrs Druaimond. Peter.Grant, Esq. 3 3 Per Mr. Seaward. MiSs Cookson 1 0 PenMes.srs. IZoare. .\ Sympathizing Friend 5 0 II. L. per Samuel IVil- son; Esq. - 5 0 Mrs. Palmer � �0 0 INDIA WAREHOUSE.-Superb INDIA i- SHAWLS.-The Shawl hsine one of the most beautiiul Ornaments of Female Costume,EVERINGTON has availed himself of the elegance of the Cachmerians, and has imported a splen-dld Selection of India Shawls, replete with the lineit Specimens �fthepe\vest Oriental designs; begs also to acquaint his Friends and lUeF'Jhllc, that he has just completed an extensive A ssnrtnieut of Scotch Imitation Shawls, copied from the most esteemed India �Patterns,'and bearing the minutest resemblance to the Originals. For Inspection, exclusively at EVERINGTON'S IiuUi and British Shawl, Warehouse, 10, Ludgate-street, near St. I'aul's, Wholesale; ifetail.and far Exportation, on terms the most advantageous. MlLLWKe'VEAST INDIA, HAMBRO', SCOrCH, MAN-CHES.Ei!m, rI?RiSH LINEN, FRENCH CA.AIBRIC, A!^ LACE WAREHOUSE, No. 16, CUEaPSIDE. BEAtfrn^UL SHAWLS-Ladies purchasing ihe 'above, ^nd Geiitlemen selecting them for presents, are re-^pectfuHy'atiformed, they will find an elegant Assemblage both of Long and Square Shawls in India, and the most superb Copies in Britiih IJuto, at his East India Shawl and Muslin Warehouses, 5tc. as above. Iihpqrter of French C.imbricyand Handkerchiefs, and French Lace. India Shawls and Curiosities purchased. . Irish Lineni of the new and improved Bleach. Evpry article in Household Linens, and the most Fashii>nable Articles for Dress._ New Printed FurnitHret, Moreens, &!c. Goo'ds purchased by the Piece are at the tride price. Ladies 'navi^ng commissions experience the most liberal treatment.__ AT Nine o'clock in the' Morning, Thursday 26th March, the First-drawn Blanlc will receive Four Pipes of Port.. All Three Priaes of 30,000/. with Sixty-five other Capi-|�lsof s,oooi. \,QO0l. Sec. &c. yet in the Wheel-I'. BISH, the Contractor, sincerely thanks the Public for theininpreceriented Patronage already conferred this Lottery. The First-drawn T*nk. No. 6,965, entitled to Four Pipes of Port, was shared by ""n in two Quarters, Two Eighths, and Four Sixteenths, who ^spectfully entreiits the holders immediately to order from any Wine Merchant they plea-se, their respective proportions of the *our Pipes of Port, of the choicest quality in the Kingdom, Which T. BISH will pay for on [demand; who has also the plea, wre to announce, that he �old and shared no less than Twelve ot p*. ^'spital Prize* drawn ilready this Lottery, being No. 3,107, a 5"� of soOOi. one of the largest Prizes yet drawn, and Eleven ""'fOof l,ooo;. &c. demand ha� been very great throughout the Country, *"oH Intreau his Friends to be early in their application whilst J, variety of Tickets and Shares ,rals may be delivered separately or jointly for two or more of the .laid Districts, and it is expected that the Contractor shall receive the Stable Dung, which, during the Period of his Contract, may.accumulate, making an allowance for the lame after the rate of per Uorse per Week. Purthcr Particulars may be kiuiiii upon application to the Offi ccrs Camnznndim;'theHoyil Artillery in each District, and also at the Secretary's Office, in Pall Ma'l aforesaid, any day between the iiours of Ten and Pour o'Clock, where the Proposals must be delivered sealed up, and endorsed, " Proposals for Forage;" but no Proposals can bs admilttd after the s:tid Qr>:h Instant, at Twefue o'clock at nooon of the same day, neither will any Tender be noticed, unlessilhe Parli/ naJcing it, or'an Agent in, hfs'behalf, shal.1 nllcnCL. lif Order �f tt^e Board,_R. H. CREW, SvC. EblDENCE fora GENTLElVI ANV� FA'MILY, in oneofthe most romantic Districts in NOR'l'H WALES, situate on the shores of the Sea, well sheltered, wooded, and watered, commanding both sea and iidand view, environed by moun-tain.s. near to a Market Town, an exclusive right of Grouse Shooting and other Sporting, over several thousand Acres; together with Fis'ieries in Sea, l^akes, and 1 rout Streams. The Houie mod-rn built, in the best style, with grrat taste: Rooms lotty and Urge, con.iiiting of hand-iome Entrance Hall, Diiiinft and Drawing-rooms, ten excellent Bed-room.?, with suitable Drcs-ing and Servants'Rooms; also every other interior convenience ad.ipted to the accommodation of a Gentleman's Family ; Coach-houses, Stabling for ten horses, excellent Gardens, and from Ten to One Hundred Acres of Pasture Land. iiiiniediate possession of the whole may be had-the House is hantlsomtly furnished, and, if desired, may be rented with the same; or, if a Lc-se of seven years is require*, will be soli at a fair valuation.-For further particulars (it by letter post paid) apply at the office of Mr. Broster, Auctioneer, Chester, who IAs-a power to treat for the same; Excellenr"S H O 0 T I N G ERIHSHIRE, wirli a comforrable Furnis.'ied MA.N'SION and OFFICES, and Small FAIIM. to Let, and entered to at Whitsunday n-xt.-KINN ELL-HOU.SE and GARDfiN, with Thirty-three Acres of Pasture, divideil into three Encloiures, a.n occupied by Alexander Gordon, Esq. arc to bi' Let lor .such a juimber of yearsas may be agreed on. The Hnusc, which i-> comjjletely Furnished, contains two public r^iiins, five ')ed-n>;)m'i, and servants' apartment ; kitc'iCn, laundry-, and cellar, with many other conVi-niences; and there is a complct .� Set Of Oiiicca. The Garden is in goo-i order, .surrnund-ed by a high wall', and well stocked witii truit trees. It is delightfully situa'e OM the banks oi the river Ducliart, at the west end of ijich 'lay, immediately opposite to the romantic village of Killin, to wiiici; there is communication liy post three li.iies a-v,'i.-t'k. � - � , 'ilie dirr-rrrt hWh upon the Estate (over the whole of which the 1 enaiit will hiivi the liberty of shooting and liuntinu) are very extensive, and interior to none in that country for game, of which there is a great variety, such as roe deer, hares, heathlowl, moor-towl, ptni-migin, partridges, wild dnck, snipe, and,in th'ir season, woodcocks. For' the angler there is great amnseiient, as the river Dochart abounds in salmon, trout, pike, perch, and char. The hill lakes, of which there are many, are .stocked with tlie finest trout, and upon all-of which the T-enant may have the liberty ot fishing.-It is di-stant only fory miles from Stirling, to which place [here is a V7etldy carrier. The picturesque and beantitul scenery of ICillin is .so well known and admired by rravtiiers'that it is snperfiuous to attempt a description, and, on the whole, a situation comprehendnig so many inducements for sportsmen as seldom occurred For particulars apply to Cofl Macdonald, W S. Edinburgh, or Duncan Macintyre, writer In Calltnder, faetor on the estate of Macnab. UPEltlOR OLD BRITISH WINE's, 25 per Cent, cheaper than liavti;nd,\a N-W Published by N. Hail-s, Ixjndon Museum. Pi'^'idilly, I^VENiNG ENTERTAlN.MEN.rS: orLVIiht'a-. i-J tions of the Manners and Customs of various Nariooji .-Interspersed with Geograp'icalNo.ices, Historical an THE GltKAl' A.\:Eii.iL,.-i.\ �)bitl'i:,-M. This day U re-pcblijiu-J, viT.'^ilim ir^m the Bosion Edition, w'.tll a i.iruc' iliig.-av.n^, i rice 4s sewed, THE REPOUl of th.' LlNNiEAN SOCIETY of NE'�V r..'^;.;!.ANI.i, rel-jtivetoa l:,r|.'e Marine At.i.nal supposed to bi; a ierpf-nt, setn ueir Ope Ann, Massachusetts, in August, 1317. � P.rinted for John Souter, 73, St. Paul's Church-yard. It,lias beeti j:;Jged ^iroptr tu r- jiriat in Lon '.on this iutcrestirg American l\uv.,jlilei, Je.-.crilnii^ tin: Grp.itest Wonder of Nature itunony > Poutoppidan, ;i:-uor' varir::;; Navi-i^itnrs, wiioas statements ha'"{ hitner o bctu i'.--mtd f,ihi:!riti.s. don" tiUTST') 1jCT^iZidy thing r'SlI-IIS New iv.luion of tht^ celebrated WORX of, A CiCRVA Ni E.S is a Trandation partly nev,-, and partly founded on f.-irnicr Ver .ions ext.usively rorrecteri ; it Will be embellished with betvvi en .sev nty niu! ei^-lity Engraviiigs,all of whicA have bi-cn e.xecuted by t!i - iiioic -iisiingui-shed Artists of lh:% Country, trom Pictures paiiit.d hy ROll 1'. SMIRKE, Esq. R.A. As the elatiorate and tii;j!'.\y fi;iished tlylc in which these Engravings havt; been executed, will iiicessarily render the present much more valuable than any fuiure Edition, the Publishers request to be honoured with t:-.e iia;;;es, transmitted through the medium of their respective B.iokselUrs.of those Gentlemen who may wi,sh to possess early laiprcssions, v/hen thj.- Copie.s will bu laiihfcully appropriated according to the dates of tlie order.s. It is hoped that ti:o Publication will take place early in May next. Printed for T. Cadell 2nd V.'. Davies, in the Str.-nd, BoohscU lers to the Uoyal Academy. This day is published, in 1 large Volume duo.lecimo, a Netry, by W. Wordsworth, .&c.-Names a!:d Residences of all the principal living Artists practisiiii; in Loudon, witli their Auditions and the L,ine of Art iheyTe.spectively profes-s. London:. PubHshed by Sherwood an-1 Co., Paterno'iter-row  B-^ydeli, CUeapsidc ; Pyne, Nn-s,iu-�rL-et; Ciirpinter, Old Bond-street ; and may be had of all iiio'tsellers. Also the Volume (3 Parts) tor 18l6, in extra boards, price Uii. ; i-nd tA� .Srconl Volume'(4 Parts), 1817, dedicated to the Directorsol ^tjstituticn,prise \l. 1�. in txira'joards. tors of tb� Britij'i ;