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Publication: London Evening Post November 7, 1765

London Evening Post (Newspaper) - November 7, 1765, London, Middlesex 5934 Ho^'^JtRv'^/'.i'765. JPri^e Two-peace Half-penny PrfcftttfihedtoCefe I- of-Xs&ifehei - whom � a ijt 1 ..... ..-'.I, ' '-'  , inains indifpotabk at Wcftnliniftr. If it is yet to be made a mteflion, whothai! determine it bin*theiParjiwceutt If tlie-Pafliamenr fafots vfcivB-.ftwkwfcarft.,,1 I -tbi* �gbt i* -inherent mi thttti^ are they xion to the exercifeof: if ? Will they iio^jmorj: )p^pl^)y/inaiif4^''9|^fig^>^ fuppor*. tbcflr, own .authority.? is lb'in Vh*r wiUj or in the uiftiedj1 and whp  fince^fenred as a Chaplain 011 Ward 1 jj-1 life Rallies of ' Vey oice; haviri^hro' the' intercfeifion of fevefel friends) 1|d^l., 'pe^ed with uincomrabn Hnfpience. ;.W^reu^; the  Vicar General isebme hithei to xiiake report, to the Pope of what has paf&d"e|ch, in General AflcmbJy,. I - defire ftit rd dictate1 to you^lid wcftitl \ �vo^ a)l apptaj^rtcebf d^bg it, I flfaJl refc^ve *ba||: have to t%^ttoi^OHyour.c�fi If the Parliament fliotdd be dif-pofed to repeal this a defeat the meafures you hdKeraien to pr^taireX repeal 'of it, if you do not ititlr-pofe to j)revent it. ' ' i* '  By this adt all papers whttfb .art''not duly flamped are to be null and void j\ and , all perfoJis who (hall hgu^ etigrofs or write'any fuch papers, .will foifcit for e^ch. fadj, ten be fpn is. bafllily approaching KThefe aie.fcfiotis and alarming queltibns whicfaTdeferve a cool and difpaflionare con'fideration. ' �f woul antt^hat it een or may be uftd, to leflTen my cretlit with you, which I have hitherto always ftudicd to improve to the advantage of the Province. Vi-olercies feldom come alone: rhe fame fpirit which pulls down houfcSj attacks reputations. The beft men in tbe Province have been-ntuch injured in this way : I myfelf have net efcaped. this malignity. But I ihall not lower myfelf f > as to anfwer fuch accufers : to you I ihall always owe fuch explanations as (ball be necef-firy to the improvement of a good underftanduig between us. However, I will take this opportunity to declare publickly, that ever fince I have i'at in this chair I have been conftantly attentive to the true inieielts of this Province, according to the heft of my urjdryftanding, and ha\e endeavoured to promote them ly all means in my power. T�e welfare of this.people is ftdl uppermott in my heart ; and I beji ve no man teals more for them than I do at this pre* fent time, Gentlemen of the H.ufe of Retrtftntotives. I muft recommend to you to di an acl of juf-ti(,�, which, at the fame rime, -will rcfletl credit upon yourfelves : I mean tn order a compen-farion to be made to the fufferers by the bte difturbances. Their loffes are roo great for them to fet down with j one of th;m amounts to a very large fum- Vou muft befeatbble rhac f ic will be expected that rhefe *b|n*ges be irmrfe j good j arrH ir will be better for you to do it of I your own accord, before adiy rerjuifition is {; inadctoyou..-Tin eftimare of tliefe damages j* is made l>y a Committee of the Council, pi.r would ba\e cmrfldeTcd rhe set in another ii#,i>.r, as having in its nau.W alfo a raidencj- tot-il^y 'to overthrow the i�ig "t , it is done. I would, therefore, defire you to_. difobedience of the acl is productive r-f much iuant to order, which will be laid before yor. Gentlemen^ I am fen able of the diniculty of the part ' you have to act; it may not be fufficient for. yen to be convinced of the neccfllty of a liib-mifli'on to the lau* for the prefent, unlefs the fame conviction ihall be extetidt-d to rhe ptftiple hi general. If this fhouhl be fo, I can only defire you to life all means to make yourftlies well acquainted wirh the exigency of the pre-feut time ; and it ydu ihall be perfimled that a conlider what effects the Hopping twrt ki'nds of ol}jces only, the" Courts ot Judice, and the* Citftom Honfes, will ltave upcjn tile geueraJi/y of the })eople. When the Courts of Juftice are ihut up, no one will be able to fue for debt due to him, nor an injury done to him. Mult not then all credit and rmrtuai faith ceafe of courfe, and fraud and rapine take their place ? Will anj> onu's perion or property be iafe, when rheir fole protector {the l.tw) is'difabled to act ? Muft not tlie lunil of violence be chen let loofe, and force of anns become the only governing power ? Is it cafy to form an adequate idea of a Hate of general outlawry ? and may not tbe reality exceed the worft idea you can form Of it ? If trade and 'navigation ilia 11 ceafc by tbe fhutting"apthe ports of this Province for. want of legal clearances j are ydu Ture that all other ports which cain rival thefe will be (hut up alfQ ? Can yon depend upon your recovering your trade again entire and undiminiibed, when ypu Ihall be pleafed to�refnme it ? Can the people cf this Province fubhlt without navigation vfpr any-long time i -What will become of rhe Ijfiiath'eti' who will be put out of employment ? What will become of (be traxlefmen who immediately; dejtend irpoit navigat^bjl for rheir daily bread I Will. thefe |�opI-* endure want quietly without troubling tlieir neighboo-s i Whac will became of rhe.numberleis families which ^epend 'upon fi�nery ? Will they be afa^ rQ.turu The-produceof tlieir year's wprlc irft&~ fpl. H fliall not k& nec^Taries^pf ^ifc, without, mvigarion-'? - * - ' * Are thercecb, wh">, we are told, would have jeponcd a draught the next day. � It creates matter itf fpecuLtion, tbar gentlemen lhould be fent Tor from e\ try part of the' province, at fo great an expeuce to tlie public, in this time of dillrefs, to cbnfult upon aftai s of the laft imporance, aild then be difmifTed before they could even have an opportunity to take "them into cou/iderarioii! We mult not prefume diat his Excellency altered Iris mind after delivering bis fpeerb, from any intelligence that he may have huce. re'jeived from the Writer fide the water, aad tttat the feveral fiibjects-of \f ceas'd to be impolraut in his own ap^preheHffcn y wh'.ther this waa the 6afe %r j>ot,' ij^is a pily the Koufe (jould not hatfebad time to l#re-finifhed thi'ir anfwer, that it mlghr^ft j^ib-' lilfied, aitd uixlye imprefliom' ujaqjijEhe mind* ^ of the peofdir^t of doois,prevented tllwpby. [His Lx�]lfl|(^liaS;.fpoke very latgejy upoi> tbe inconvenieiiKs, diftcuJcies, and juangtrous con feiaiejitee, >vhich te appVeJiendflld woold aftend LONDON. ' Thurfday there was again anoihsr private Council at St. James's, at which his Majeiiy, who came to town from Kichmond on ths occafion, affiired in jeifon j but there was no Court or Drawing-room. In ordering of pirblic mournings it his always besn ufual tu be guided by p:eceJcniiv-Ttie prefent court tr.ot ruing i> the fame �� thit order'd for the la e Kin^V'uncle, ihs Blhop of Ofnabtug. Tue general mourning is the fame a* ii always ordered, when the Court does not go into deep mourning j and by the exprellion dicent inourning, is meint what is commonly callsd fuond. mourning. This we thought proper for the infot mati'n.of our readers. We may further ayquaint rttetn, that for the benetk of trade, the mourning for his late Majefty-was fhortened to half the ufual.time, fc having been before ufual to continue it for a tuelvt-tnontb. It is rherefoie more rharj p:obible, that the prefent mournin* will not continue in all Itinger i-han fx v.erk i, u-hicil is la f ihe ti.ne it continued for Bilh'jp of Ofr.abrug. They wiice from Hanover, that the remains of the Countefs of Yarmouth was carried in g'and funeral pomp roihe church ip the garden there, and mtecred in the vault belonging to her family. The church: was illumina:eJ with 500 wax carries. By the deatli of the CounteCs of Yarmouth, the title becomes ex inct ; but her' Ladylhip died pofFeiTed of a j.*n(�on of 4joo1. on the Ii j(h eitablilhmenr, for thirty years, which has now about twenty-fix. years 10 run. Thurfday night the Lord Biftop of Rochester came horn nis feat at Bromley, to his'houfc in the Cloilters, Wefttnintter-Abbey. His Majefty lias appointed-Gunning, E(qj to be Kefident an he Court of Denmark, in the room of Dudley Alexander Sidney Colby, ifq; who is returned home. Nathaniel Smith, Efq; is appointed Lieutenant Governor of Chelfea hofpital, in 1 he room of Col. Coiley, deceafed. Wednefday evening Jait the Rev. Dr. Hard waft- uanimoully appointed preacher to the Hon. Society of'Lincoln's inn, in trie room of the Rev. Qi. ACbton, who refigned at Trinity Teim. At the fame time the thanks of the i$on. Society wa* delivered by.a Bencher totiieliev. Jame.iPenn, Un-d|J� Grammar Walter *f Chnft's Hofpital, for jhfr.general Satisfaction he had given during his, care hone*of ifieir donce�n, as it \vas not in their ^o^, CaraJ'-ftBtti,['iinctolo's-lnn. ppwei- to crieal or alter an act of Pariiagsenr! On Sundaylatk died, after a Jong ajtf # Thertk'JWrwMUV)th^ tfnTwef ro bis SkcdfeocyV Bfel giviag bjiarj any, advice Or 1 ;

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Publication: London Evening Post

Location: London, Middlesex

Issue Date: November 7, 1765

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