Saturday, September 4, 1762

London Gazette

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London Gazette (Newspaper) - September 4, 1762, London, Middlesex t -4 From ^aturOaf September 4, to ciief&ag September 1762. AT the Court at St. J@n> ^ July, 1762, of P RES E NT, The" KING'S moft Excellent Majefty in Council HEREAS His Majefty was pleafed, by His Order in .Council of the zd of April laft, to direft, That thc Bounties of Six Pounds for every Sble Seaman, and of Three Pounds for.every ordi-nary-Seamaii, fhould continue to be paid to every fuch able ahd ordinary Seaman, not aDove the Age 6f Fifty, nor uhder She-Age of Eighteen Years, who fhould, pn or before the 31ft Day of May laft, voluntarily enter Hearts full of Joy aad Auc- tion Majefty Queen, and the moil aufpicious Birth of a Prince This iritereftihg Event,1 "we promife oorfelv^ fecure to thefe Kingdoms the moft ineftimable B fingsk and/ if poffible, (till more endear the Befl Happieft of Subje&S is faid Thirty^firft Day of May laft. whereas the Time, limited for the paying Bounties and Rewards hath been continued faid and extended to the 31ft of this Inftant July; And it being judged expedient for. His^Majefty's Service, that the fame fhould be dontinued for fome Time longer;* His Majefty, with the Advice of His Privy Countil, doth therefore order, and it is hereby ,accordingly* ordered, that the Time limited for Payment of the faid Bounties and Rewards, be prolonged and extended from the,faid 31ft Day of ^this Inftant July, to the 30th Day of September next. *And that die/aid Bounties and Rewards be paid in the Manner $refted by Hi& MajeftyY afore- ^znentiqned Order in Council of the 2d of April Tafh Whereof all Perfons concerned are to take Notice, and govern themfelves accordingly. W. Sharps � It is with the.highefl Joy and Satisfaction* wd find ur Majefty's moft amiable and beloted Conform through Divide Providence, moft happily recovered; and that his Royal Highnefs the Prince bt Wales is in perfeft Health. We' are fo truly fenfible of the fileffings flowing from'your Majefty's Wifdom and Virtue, that* fror Intereft,.as well as Duty and Affeftion, we pray for your Majefty*s Happinefs and Profperity; and we afliire ourfelves, that your great Example will be an unerring Guide to your Royal Descendant, and form him on the Principles of true Honour and Virtue, to govern a free and loyal People, when the .Fullnefs of Time fhall call him to the Throne of his Illuftrious Anceftors. ... We pray the Almighty to continue the glorious Succefs of your Majefty's Arms, to eftablnh yam Throne on that moft folid and glorious Foundation* on which it now ftands, the united Affeftions of a free.and loyal People; confidently relying on yoiv Sovereign ^ifdom, to obtain what has been fo fojig wifhed for, (and feems by Heaven Served far Peace Majefty + t "{ Price Three Psnce, ]

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