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   London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - May 12, 1743, London, Middlesex                                T H U R S .DAT,  MAfn,  1.743. Btai, May 10  . [EMAiN^o-the bams %s MajeV Ship the Abgiffta ; Trytbn, Wheldon, for Hambai^h; Lyon, Lyon,, for Leverpool; WilHaro, Griffiths, for Plymouth* Elizabeth, Scarvd, for Portfmouth; and the Lyon Tranfport.' Wind Gtaveftnd, May i o. PafsM by Antilope, Morris, from Lifbon ; Duke of Kingfton, Sraipfon, from Boloign ; the John and Betty, Stratum, ftom Qltead ; and the 'Endeavour, Mouet, .from Jamaica, .The Volantee^ Baftiet * ?nd the Lucy, Fergas, from 'London, axiimvtd at Montferrat. L 6 N  D O N. By Letters from Bruflels we hear, that the States of the' Dutchy of Luxemburgh, have advanced the Queen of. 'Hungary 600,000 Florins at 4 per Cent, and the Government is treating with the States of the Province of Namure, for fuch another Loan. ExtraS of a Letter from Naples, April'24, N.S. -�� Conferences never were fo frequent at Court as of late, � being chiefly occasioned by the Difpatche* received from � Spain, relating to the State of that Court's Affairs in * Italy". The Queen of Spain fpared no Pains to prevail � with his M^jefty to take Part in the War ; but the ill ' 'Succefiof theSpanim Arms, and the little Probability of �-their having better Luck the approaching Campaign, � have fixed the King in his Refolution to adhere inviola- * bly to the Neutrality concluded with the Crown of Great-� Britain.   All the Difpofitions making here at preterit are < confined to the finifliing the Forts along the Sea-Side and < ^planting Cannon on them, efpecially at Cartello a Mare, * Saterno, and in this Harbour.   As to the Levies of Mi- * litia, which were ordered to be made in fuch Haile, we * now go on very flow with them ; nay, many t)f thofe * already raifed have the Leave to return Home, with Or-' ders, however, to keep themfelves in Readinefc if called ' upon. The regular Troops are ftill in the fame Pofts, � and, 'tis believed, will continue there. Several Veffels ' that arrived here on Friday and Saturday laft, report, � that they fell in with fome Englifli Men of War that ' cruize in thofe Seas, but were not vifited by them.' According to Advices from Paris, the Allies have laid two Bridges acrofs the Main near Francfort, and feem to defign to join Prince Lobkowitz, and not march into Bavaria ; upon which Marfhal Noailles has fent out a large Detachment to keep an. Eye to their Motions. They alio tell us, that Marflial Noailles will certainly begin Hostilities agsrinft the Allies, the Moment they fet their Foot in the Emperor's hereditary Countries. Marfhal Broglio, who is recovered from Jus late Indifpofirion, is not to open the Campaign 'till the Beginning of June. By the French Mail we have received Advice, that there are eight Privateers now at Sea from Malaga ; and that they have taken two Englifli Veflels, whole Names are not mention'd. On the 7th Inftant the Antilope Man of War put into Plymouth, from a Cruize; but was to fail again in a few Days. Yeflerday Lord Semple's Highland Regiment, was reviewed by his Lordfhipon Finchly Common, and made a very fine Appearance; there were 10 Companies, at the Head of each Company were three Officers, all in their Highland Drefs, and a Drum and a Pair of Bagpipes attended each Company. On Tuefday laft Mr. Grefwood's Horfe won the Prince's Plate at Epfom, of 60 1. with great eafe.   - On Sunday Night at 12 o'Clock died, in the 93d Year ofhis Age, at his Seat at Hartlebury-Caftle, in the County of Worcester, the Right Rev. Dr. John Hough, Bifhop of that Diocefe. By Letters from Shrewfbnry we hear, that a Colle&or of the Excife travelling near Ofweftry, .with about 800 1. which he had received for the Publick Service, was attack'd by Highwaymen, robb'd of all his Money, and murder'di A few Days fince Mr. Richard Brookes, an eminent Linnen-draper in Cheapfide, was married to Mifs Skottowe, Sifter to Coulfon Skottowe, ofChefbam in Bucks, Efq; a young Lady of Merit, Beauty and Fortune, and adorn'd with every Virtue that can accompliflv her Sex. AfewDaysfmcedied at Edinburgh, the LadyBalcafky, Widow of .Sir Robert Anftruther, and Sifter to General Prefton, very much lamented by all that knew her. About the fame Time, died there Mr. John-Keir Baxter, late Deacon Conveener of the Trades of that City, who had acquired a handfome Fortune by Trade, and was defer-vedly much refpeAed by every Body. This Day the Prifoners from the feveral Goals are to be removed to Newgate, in order to take their Trials at the Seffions at the Old Baily, which begins on Thurfday next. Yefterday Anne Smith was committed by Cpl, De Veil to Clerkenwell Bridewell, for felling, hawking and carrying about, uttering and expofing to Sale News Papers within the Intention and Meaning of the Afts of Parliai ment relating to Stamp-Duties, not being ftamp'd or mark'd, as in the faid Acb are directed and appointed. As wis Mary Cooke to Newgate, by the fame Gentleman, for fteajing a Gallon-Pewter-pot, out of the Shop of Mr. John Jillicb, with � Quantity of Gin in it. At the New.Welhy thel^ottom of Lemon-ftreet Good-man?-fields, this preffent Evening, iviil be performed the UfualJMverfions� to whidMvi.fl bV.addedfeveral new Ex-ercifes^ by'a 'Company of Hungarians, Sclavonians, Pan-doyis, and Croats, juft arrived from their Travels. And Dancing'by Mr .'Carney, and Mifs Storey, being the third Time of her appearing on that Stage. �      - ' 4 \Ye are informed, that the late Mrs, Sarah Morgan, of New Bond-Street amongft many other charitable Legacies/ has left Fifty Pounds to the London-Infirmary in Goodmans-; Fields.  . � . At Ructiijlt-'Boufe, hear Low-Laytdft in EITex, on. Monday next, May 16, (and to be continued during the Seafcn) will be a Grand Concert of Vocal and InUrumen-tal Mufick. The Vocal Partly Mr. LOWE.-Tickets to "be delivered' at the Door, for theBreakfaflirig at 1 s. 6   'and during Beak-faft Time, no Perfon to fmoke in the Hall or Gardens.- Whereas the Pleafantnefs of the Gardens, Fountains, Canals, &c. has occafioned divers, of the Nobility, Gentry^Sec. to refort there on. the-Sabbath-Day, to walk.* Notice is hereby given, that in Order to keep Perfons out, that may give Offence to their, none Will be admitted but by a Ticket, which will be delivered at the Door, at One Shilling; and that no Advantage may be made, the fame is ordered to betaken for the Ordinary at Two o'Clock, or in any other Reckohing.~The Doors free, with French Horn-, every Day in the Week, except the above-mentioned j and every Thing as reifonable a; at any Houfe whatever i the Prices of which are ftuck up in th6 Gardens. At the Brandy Warehoufe under the Royal Exchange-Punch-Houfe, are now on Sale, the beft Jamaica Rum at 7 s. a d. the bed Coniac Brandy at 8 t. and Batayia Arrack at 14 s. per Gallon ,* but if the Arrack is taken from the India Houfe, or the Brandy or Rum off the Keys, when landed, there will be an Abatement.-And at the faid Warehoufes are now on Sale a confiderable Quantity of Bran iy and Ram made into Shrub of Oranges of this Year's Importation, and then in the greateft Perfection.- And as Perfons may be defirous of having Samples of the fame, the above Brandy and Rum (if fold in a left Quantity than a Gallon) is r s. per Pint, and Arrack is. 9 d. High Water this Day at London-Bridge at 10 Minutes after 2. Bank atocK 146 1 halt a 3 4 hs.     India Ditto 186 1 4th a 187 1 4th. South Sea Stock 1123 4ms a 7 8ths. Ditto Old Annuities 113 5 8ths a 3 8ths. Ditto New 114 3 8ths. Three per Cent. Annuities 101 3 4ths, Ditto 1742, 101 3 4ths. Di.to 1743 99 3 8thsa 1 half. Million Bank 117. Equivalent 111. Royal A flu ranee 82. London A flu ranee 11 1 half. Englifli Copper ditto 4I. 10 s. Welch ditto no Price. African no Price. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan 11434^ Five per Cent, ditto 76 1 half a 1 4th. Bank Circulation 5 1. Prem. India Bonds 4 1. 11 5. a 13 s. Pr.  Three and a half Salt Tallies 2 1 4th Pr.   Three per Cent. Exchequer Orders 5 Pr. Three per Cent, ditto 2 Difc.   Lottery Tickets 28 s. Pr. H A Y-M A K  K E T.-- T theKINGsTHEATRE in the Hay^ Market, Saturday next, will be perform'd a New opera, A S    I    R    B    A    C    E. Witb Dahces and other Decorations entirely New. Pit and Boxes to be pot together, and no Perfons to be admitted without Tickets, which will be deliver'd that Day, at the Office in the Hay-Market, at Half a Guinea each.  Gallery 5 s. By HIS MAJESTY'* Command, No Perfoas whatever to be admitted behind the Scene!. The Gallery will be open at Four o'Clock, Pit and Boxes at Five. U   K   U   R   Y-LAN   Er For the Benefit olMv.Maylt and Mr. Edwards. By His Majefiy*s Company of Comedian , AT the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, thii Day, will be preiented a Comedy, caJl'd The   P R O V .O K'D   WIFE. The Part of Sir John Brute by Mr. Macklin; Conflant, Mr. Ha-vard|; Heartrree, Mr. Mills; Razor, Mr. Neale ; Lord Rake, Mr. Wjnftone ; Juftice, Mr. Weodburn j Conftable, Mr. Ray j Taylor, Mr. Raftor.   Lady Brute by Mrs. Woffington j Lady Fanciful, Mn. Clive} Belbda, Mrs. Rideut j Mademoifelle, Mrs. Crofs^ Col. Bully, by Mr. Beard, In which Chancier will be inrrodoe'd Songs prop?r to the Play. With Entertainments between the Afts, viz. Aft II. Singing by Mr. Lowe. Aft UI. A Serious Ballet by Mai em. Bonn era 1 and others. Aft IV. A Comic Dance, call'd La FJurana, by Stgner CHECO  TORINESE * AND Sjtmra CHIARETTA AQUILANTI, and Others. To which will be added, The  LYING   VALE T. : The Part of the Lying Valet by Mr. Vates; Gaylefs, Mr. Blakes; Melifla, Mifs Bennet; And the Part of Kitty Pry by Mn. Pritchard. Boxes 5 f.        Pit 3 s.        Gallery ss. Tickets delivered out by Mr. Tafwell, and others will be taken. To begin exaftly at Six o' Clock. CO V EN T-G A R D EN. AT the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden, Tuefday neir^ will be prefented the Tragedy of OTHELLO; Moor vf Venice. The Part of Othello, to be perform'd by Mr. QUIN i lago> by Mr, Ryan ; tJalfio, Mr. Hale j Roderigo, Mr. Wood ward j Brabantto, Mr.Gibfon} Lodovico, Mr. Refco 5 Montana, Mr.Ca> Ihell. Emilia, Mrs. Woodward; And the Part of Def<|emona' by Mrs. CJBBER. With ENTE.RT AlNME^T^. , To hegtaexaaiy at Six oi* Ctqck;   , Hand-in-Handi Fire-OrHce'. crHE Dirctlors pve NQtici^ that a Genera! "* Meeting of the Members of the faid Society 
                            

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