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   London Gazette (Newspaper) - January 9, 1762, London, Middlesex                                From featuttBg January 9, to CuefoaHJanuary 12, 1762: A^T the Court at Sr. James's, the 14th Day of ^December,iy6t, P RES  E  NT, The'KlNGV moft Excellent Majefty in Council. WHEREAS >His Majefty was gracioufly pleafed by His Royal Proclamation bearing Date the Twenty Second Day of July laft, to promise and-declare, (amongft otherThings) That the Bounties of Five Pounds for every able Seaman, and. of Thirty Shillings for every ordinary Seaman, mould be paid to everyTuch able and ordinary Seaman, not above the Age of Fifty, nor under the Age of Twenty Yeats,. whp fhould, on or before the Twelfth Day of September'laft, enter themfelves. to ferve in His Majefty's Royal Navy, either with the Captains or Lieutenants of His MajeftyY Ships, or the Chief Officers on Board fuch Tenders as fhould be employed for raifing Men. for the Service of the Royal Navy: And that a Bounty of Thirty Shillings mould be paid to every able bodied Landman not above the Age of Thirty Five; nor under the Age of Twenty Years, who fhouM, on vor before, the faid Twelfth Day of September, in like � Manner voluntarily enter them, felves to ferve in His Majefty's Royal Navy ; and that a Reward of Two Pounds for every able, and Thirty Shillings for every ordinary Seaman, fhould be paid to any Perfon who fhould difcover any Seaman or Seamen -who fhould fecret themfelves, fb that- fuch Seaman or Seamen fhould be taken for His Majefty's faid- Service. And whereas the Time limited for paying the faid Bounties and Rewards hath been extended to the Twelfth Day of this Inftant December y And it being judged ex-pedient for His Majefty's Service, that the fame would be continued for lbme longer Time; His Majefty, with the Advice of His Privy Council, doth therefore order, and it is hereby accordingly-or-^Jered, that the Time limited for Payment of the laid Bounties and Rewards, be prolonged and extended from the faid Twelfth Day of this Inftant December, to the Thirty Firft Day of January next indu-five. Whereof all Perfons concerned are to take Notice,' and. govern themfelves accordingly. Hen. Fane. ~~ Si. James's, January, 12". The following Addrefs of the Merchants and Principal Inhabitants of the Port of Whitehaven, has been preferred to His Majefty by Sir James Low-ther, IJart. being introduced by the Lord of HiV 1 Majefty's Bcd-Chamber in Waiting : Which 'Addrefs.' -His Majefty was pleafed to receive very gracioufly. " To the King's moft Excellent Majefty, . The humble Addrefs of the Merchants and Principal Inhabitants of the Port of Whitehaven* Mofi Gracious Sovereign, WE, your Majefty's moft dutiful and loyal Subjects, the Merchants and principal Inhabitants of Whitehaven, humbly beg Leave to congra- - [ Price Three-Pence. ] tnlate year Majefty upon the joyful 0
                            

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