Questions? Call (888) 845-2887 Hablamos Español

Share Page

General Advertiser: Thursday, June 10, 1745 - Page 1

Get 1 more page view just for clicking

to like us on Facebook


   General Advertiser (Newspaper) - June 10, 1845, London, Middlesex                                M ON DAY,    June io,   1745. Veal June 8. AME down his Majcfty's Sloop the Baltimore; the Stubbington, Mauger, for Leghorn j Friend's Goodwill, Glegg ; and Adding-ton, Kitcherman, for Gibraltar; and the Supply Hoy ; and remain, wiih the Duke Man of War.   Wind S.W. LONDON.. Yefterday arrived the Mail from Flanders. They write from Acth of the 13th Inftant, N.S. that the Confederate Army was ftill in the Camp at Leflines, where it receives Reinforcements almoft every Day, and it was thought it would forthwith make fome Motion : As for the French., they were intrenching themfelves more "and more, from Fontenoy as far as the Scheld, on the Banks of which they have eredled paliffadoed Redoubts, and planted Cannon on them. We hear from Cologne, that the Eleftor has refolv'd to acknowledge the Validity of the Vote of Bohemia at the Dyet of Election, and to reinforce the Duke of Aremberg's Army with 6000 of his Troops ; and that his Electoral Highnefs has difpatched Baron Rolle to Vienna, to acquaint the Queen of Hungary with the fame. ExtraB of a Letter from Amflerdam, June 1 5, N.S. ' AH our Letters from Drefden and Leipfick confefs that * the combined Army of Auftrians and Saxons has been de- * feated by the Pruffians ;   but they will not allow their * Lcfs to have been fo great as their Enemy make it : On * the contrary they fay, that as the combined Army are * ftill Mafters of the Defiles of the Mountains, they may ' re-affemble there, and venture a fecond Battle.   Nothing * is more common than for the Conquerors to cry up their ' Victory to the Skies, efpecially in the rirft Accounts they ' fend of it; as on the other Hand the Vanquifhed always * take great Care to conceal their Lofs from the Publick : ' So that it will be neceffary to wait for the Ccnfequences of this Battle, in order to form a right Judgment of � it. ' They write from Warfaw, that the Regiments of � Oulans and Bofniacks which the King ordered to be raifed * in Poland, have committed fuch Exceffts and Violences ' on their Route from that City to Meter viz, that all the � Inhabitants loudly complain of them : That they even � talk of an Affociation of the principal Lords and Gen- * tlemen of Great Poland, in order to fee themfelves from ' fuch Banditti, as they call them ; and that the Great Ge-' neral of the Crown Army in particular, is highly incen- * fed at their Behaviour, &c. ' The French boaft of being Mailers of the Citadel of ' Tournay before the 20th Inftant, tho1 they carry on * the Siege by Sap ; becaufe, fay they, the Defences of * the Works are fo much damaged, that they need but ' difcover and fpoil the Mines, iu order to become Matters ' of the Place, which in their Opinion may be done in a * few Days. On the other Hand the Allies flatter them-' felves they have Time enough yet to attempt the Relief � of that important Fortrefs. 4 If it be true, as fome Letters from Germany fay, ' that the Junction of Count Traun's with the Duke of * Aremberg's Army, may be effected without any Obllacle, * we may not fo foon hear of a Battle on that Side ; but in ' fuch a Cafe the Prince of Conti will affemblc all his � Troops on the Main, and intrench himfelf there, and fo 4 remain Mafter of the Avenues to Francfort. Drefden, June?, N.S. Laft Night the Count de Nof-titz, the King's Aid deCamp, arrived here from the Army in Silefia, with an Account, that there had been an Adion upon the 4th, at Half an Hour after Two in the Morning, between the Pruffians and the Allied Army near Strigau, which had turned out to the Disadvantage of the latter. .The Ground upon which the Battle wa- fought, would not permit the whole of the Allied Army 10 engage. The Right Wing, which was under the Command of Prince Charles, could not come up to the Afiiibnce of the Left, againft. which the King of Pruffia turn'd his whole Force, fo that this laft not being able to (land their Ground, tne whole Army fucceffively was obliged to retire into the Defiles on the Side of Reichenau, which was performed in good Order. We had a great many Generals and other -Officers, efpecially of Hone, killed and wounded. The Foot behaved well, but was obliged to give way to the fu-perior Force of the Enemy. The Park of Artillery was jDOt come up. Some of the Field Pieces which the Regiments carried along with them, we were obliged to leave, on Account of a Ditch which was in the Road. The greatell Part of the wounded were brought off 5 and, at the Departure of the Count de Noftitz, the whole Army was got together at Landfhut, where they are in fuch a Pofkion as not to have any Thing to fear from the Enemy, and to be eafily fupplied with every thing that was neceffary out of Bohemia. Drefden, June 9, N.S. M. Cagnoni, the Pruffian Re-fident, departed from hence this Morning without taking Leave of the Court, having had Orders fome Time fince, as he g^ve out, to behave in that Manner, when he fhould be certainly informed that the Saxcns were to march into the County of Glatz ; or the Dutchy of Silefia. M. Walter, the Saxon Refident at Breflau, has, by the King of Pruffia's Orders, been obliged to leave his Refidence in eight Hours Warning, and was conduced to Poland, not being permitted to come hither. The Swift Privateer, Captain Hudfon, has taken and brought into the Downs the Charlotta of Stettin, bound from Bourdeaux to Dunkirk, laden with Wine, Almonds, Sugar, &c. The Merrymack, Hall, is.arrived Exprefs at Plymouth, from Barbadoes 5 from whence fhe came the 9th of May, and advifes, that Caylus's Squadron arrived the 28th.of March at Martinico ; and were in Expectation of being join'd by more French and Spanifh Ships. And that on the 2d of May a Flag of Truce arrived at Barbadoes, with Pri-foners; by whom they learnt, that four French Men of War were in Port at Martinico, cleaning; and four others cruizing. There are alfo Letters by the faid Ship from Antigua, the laft of which are dated April 29, by which it appeais, that the French had made no Attempt on that Ifland at the coming away of the faid Letters. A LIST of the French Ships at Martinico. Guns.    Men. Le Efperance 74      650 Le Northumberland 70 600 Le Trident 64      550 Le Serieux 64      550 Le Diamond 56      500 Le Aquilon 44      400 One Firefhip, and one Bomb. And two Ships of 30 Guns, juft arrived. It is reported, that thefe Ships have got 1200 Sailors extraordinary, .and. 1500 Volunteers, fince their Arrival at Martinico. His Majefty's Sloop the Mediator, Captain Hamilton, mentioned to be taken by a French Privateer, is fince retaken by his Majefty's Ship the Affiflance, and brought to Spithead, with 42 French Prifoners on board Captain Hamilton, and 50 of his Men, were carried away by the Privateer. The Priece of Orange, Woolcomb, from London for Gibraltar, was taken the 30th of May off Beachy-Head by the Griffin, a French Privateer, and carried into Havre. The Dartmouth Gaily Privateer, of Dartmouth, is taken by the Apollo, a French Privateer, andfent into Rochelle. The Tu'cany Privateer of Briftol had taken a French Ship from St. Domingo ; which is fince re-taken within a League cf Scilly, by the Griffin Privateer, and fent into St. Maloes. The Portfrnouth, Mofs, from Jamaica for Briftol, is loft in Port Maria Bay at Jamaica. His Majeily's Ship the Experiment of 20 Guns, lately arrived from Jamaica, being ordered out to Ciuize in queft of a Fr*nch Privateer that had infefted the Coait for fome Time, fell in with a French Man of War of 36 Guns, the 2d Inftant, at the Back of the Tile of Wight, with whom the Experiment had a very warm Difpute for five Glaffes and a half, and at laft oblig'd her to fheer off ; the Experiment came to Spithead on Thurfday Night very much fhatter'd in her Mafts. and Rigging. She had but two Men killed and five wounded. On Thurfday laft the Lady Archibald Hamilton refign'd her Employment of Groom of the Stole, and Miilrefs of the Robes to her Royal Highnefs the Princefs of Wales : And his Royal Highnefs the Prince of Wales, in Confide-ration of her good and faithful Services, and prudent Management of the Royal Nurfery, has been pleafed to grant her a Penfion of 1 200 1. a Year. The Care of the Royal Children is given to Mrs. Herbert. On Friday laft her Grace the Dutchefs of Bedford, was brought tc-bed of a Son, who is fince dead ; but her Grace is in a fair way of Recovery. Yelterday Col. Cockran, accompanied by feveral other Officers, let out Poll for Scotland. The Knghas.been pleafed to conftitute and appoint the Right Hon. Richard Lord Vifcount Cobham, Field Mar-fhal of his Majefty's Forces, to be Colonel of the Regiment of Dragoons whereof Charles Churchill, Efq; deceafed, was late Colonel. A few Days fince the Lady of John Tayler, of Eaft-Sheen in Surry, Efq; was brought to-bed of a Son. Lalt Saturday died Benjamin Harriion, of Hornchurch in Effex, Efq; after a fhort Illnefs. On Saturday Morning died Mrs. Alderton, Wife of Mr. Alderton, an eminent Apothecary in Fenchurch-ftreet. On Thurfday Evening two Maid-Servants belonging to a Fam ly at Hampflead, were robb'd by a lufty Fellow, with a Hay-Fork in his Hand, of four Shillings, and a Scarlet Cloak. Mr. MORLAND will fing at RUCKHOLT-MOUSB-this Day, with a very grand Band of Mufick ;   the firft Violin by Mr. Knerler, and the Kettle-Drum by Mr. Jo- feph Woodbridge.-Break.falr.ing to begin at Nine of the Clock : The Morning Mufick to continue until Two . the Evening to begin at Four,  and continue 'till Nine. High Water this Day at London-Bridge at 59 M-inutes after 6. Bank Stock no Price. India D;tto 1863 4ths. South-Sea Steele no Price. Ditto Old Annuities 11 1. Ditto New 111 1 half. Three per Cent. Annuities 93 1 gth. Ditto 1742, 93. Ditto 1743 and '744� 93- Ditto 1745, 91 1 8th a 1 4th. Million Bank 114 1 half. Equivalent 110. Royal AfTurince 84 1 half. London Aflu-rance 1 1 1 8th. Englifh Copper 5 1. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent, ditto no Price. Bank Circulation 5 1. 2 s. 6d. Prem. India Bonds 1 1. 17 s. Prem. Three and a half Salt Tallies 1 7 8ths Difc. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders no Price. Three per Cent, ditto 10 Difc. Lottery Tickets 20 s. Prem.    Life Annuities      1 4th Years Purehafe. To   be   L E T T, TWO Houfcs ;  one in Cateaton-Strcet, over-agajnft Ironmonger-Lane, compleatly fitted up  with   large Warehoufe and Compting-haufe, with other Conveniences. The other in King's- Arms Court, Bafirgball-ftreet, adjoining to the other, three Rooms on a Floor, with a Compting-houfe. Enquire for Particulars, at Mr. Athertou's, at the King's-Arms in Cateaton-flreet. NEW     WELLS. AT the NewWells, near the Londpfh Spav>, .Clerkenmell, this and every Evening (during the Summer Seafon) will be prefented Variety of New Performances, vix. Tumbling by Mr. Williams, Mr. Rayner, and Mr. Hbagh. Rope-Dancing by the celebrated Mifs Rayner,.who walk* up a Slanting Rope 100 Feet long, from the. Bottom of the Stage to the Upper Gallery. Several - Grand Dances,  Serious and Comic, Variety of New Songs by JVIr.'Golb, Mi s.Lincoln, and Mifs Vaux, The. Whole to Conclude with an Entertainment of Mufick, call'd HERCULES and O M P H ALE ; Or,   Love and Glory. In which will be Introduc'd,  The Famous YOU N G   GIANT, Seven Feet, Four Inches high, and but Fifteen Years of Age. ' 1 The Scenes, Machines, Mufick, and DreJJes, all entirely New* To begin every Evening at Five �'Clock Each Perfon will be admitted for a Pint of WINE.or PUNCH* -To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock. *#* Every Evening there will be new Performances. A S A D L E R's- W E L L >S. T Sadler's-Wells, adjoining to the New- Rhcr Head, IJlington, this and every Evening (during the Summer-Seafon) will be The Usual Diversions of that Place/ Confiding of Rope-Dancing by the celebrated Madem. Kerman, Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman and Ma^er Francis. Tumbling by Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman, Mafter Francis, and Monf. Pierot Pas Tomba. Dancing (both Serious and Comic) particularly Anew Grand Dance, call'd The Turkijb Sports: The Mufick, Scenes, Cloaths, and other Decorations entirely New. B'.ihaw by Mr. Davenport; Sultana, Mrs, Miles; Turks by Mr. Olbeldiftnn, Monf. Janno; Turkifh Women, Mrs. Davenport and Mrs. Bullock ; Tyroleans, Mr- Mile* and Mrs. Freeman ; Peafants, Mr. Granier and Mrs. Valiois 5 Italian Shepherd, Mr. jofephGranier} Shepherdefs, Mifs Granier. Variety of new Songs by Mr. Heemfkirck and Mifs Hillier. To which will be added, an Entertainment of Singing and Dancing^ HARLEQUIN a Captive in SPAIN Or, The Privateer Bit. The Whole to Conclude with a Grand Dance, call'd VULCAN's      N   E   T   T   S. To begin every Evening at Fiye o'Clock. To    be    S  O  L  D, At the Original RAISIN BRANDY and WINE Ware-houfe, in Red-Lion-Court, Wading-Street, FINE ORANGE WINE of a delicate Tafte and Flavour, at 3 s. 6 d. per Gallon. RAISIN-WINE, the fame, AND RAISIN-BRANDY, at 4 s. per Gallon. Note, All Perfons are welcome to tafte the Goods. To    be    SOLD, Jt Mr. RAPER'/ Tov/hop, in St. Martin's Court, in St." Martin's-Lane, near Leicefter-Fields ; % FOUNTAIN PENS; alfo fine Italian, Round-Hard, and Drawing Pens, for the Ufe of Gentlemen and Ladies,, at 4 s. per Hundred neatly cut with a Penknife, and made of proper Quills, rightly prepared, and fuited to all Hands ; they aje clear'd by a peculiar Method, and are allow'd to be more durable and write much clearer and finer than any Quill.s of a larger Size, which are generally of a more fpungy N.ture. > At the fame Piace is only ti be had the fineft and blackeft Writing Ink, feal'd up, in Sixpenny Bottles, with Directions how to ufe it. Alfo two new Sets of black Lines, calculated to write both Bill* and Letters up�n. RICHARD   SHERGOLD, (Printer to the Hon. the Commiffioners of the Lotteries?) sit his Office, oppofete the Pope's-Head Tavern, in Popt's-Hcud Alley, o-ver-againfl the Royal-Exchange, Cornhilli " UYSar.d Sells Tickets, Shares of Tickets, Chances a nd Shares of Chances in the STATE-LOTTERY, 1745. and will keep a ccrreft Numerical Book, and alfo * Regifter Book, where any Perfon entering their Numbers at 6 d. per Ticket, may have an immediate Account fent them of their Suc-cefs, if in Town ; and by the firft Poft to any Part of Great-Britain iy'i!r!Utiol'n''o}'"BT'ANkil,anc! FiOZ'Elj. 2 3 5 *5 31 393 6S45 of 100001. 5000 2000 1000 500 100 5� 20 7150 Prizes amounting to Firft Drawn Laft Drawn 4 2S50 Blanks at 6 /. each 2 0000" I. � 15000 10000 15000 15 500 15100 - 19900 130900 241400 500 IOCQ 257'ioo 50000 Tickets at 10/ each 50000.0 The Blanks and Pr:zes to be Transferable Annuities -at the Rank,, carrying Three per Cent. Intcreft per Ann. Free from any Deduction or Charges wh.itfoever. , The abovefaid Richard Sbcrgold buy* and'fells, by Commiffiori. South-Sea, Bank, and India Stocks, with the feveral Annuities ; India Bonds, Navy and Viclualiing Bills, with all Government Securities. * All Letters out of the Country (Poft-paid) (hall, be duly arifwc'd. At his Office, Schemes in Frenah and Englifh are given Gratis. There is not quits Six Blanks to a Prize. This Day is publijh'Price 6d. ' I v H E Child's Guide to polite Learni'-cr-. ' JLi"^�>'A himimIi) phi*) ��A*ftfr�fcpnllino iTlnnfaaaad^mMMf, of the Fngliih. Tongue. By Way of C^)e,ftion and Anfwer. To wlvch aie'prefix'd, A fhort hiftorical Account of Language in general, for th.5 PeruGl of fuch as are more advanced in Years. Printed for J. Robinfon, at the Golden-Lion in Lse'gate-fhver.  ADVERTISEMENTS are taken in for this Paper, at Lloyd's Copfee-Housx, irr Lombard-ftreet. 0 - t
                            

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 155+ 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 155+ 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 155+ 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 155+ 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 155 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