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   London Gazette (Newspaper) - October 23, 1762, London, Middlesex                                From ^aturDag O&ober 23, to Cwfoap O&ober 26, 1762. A T the Court at St. James's, the 17th Day of September, lj6z, PRESENT, The KING's moll Excellent Majefty in Cbancil. 'HEREAS Hii Majefty was pleafed, by His Order in Council of the 2d of April laft, to direct, That the Bounties of Six Pounds for erasable Seaman, and of Three Pounds for every ordinary Seaman, mould continue to be paid to every fuch able and ordinary Seaman, not'above the Age of Fifty, nor under the Age of Eighteen Years, who mould, on or before the 31ft Day of May lair, volun'arily_eriter themfelves to ferve in His Majesty's Navy, either with the Captains or Lieutenants Of His Majefty's Ships, or the Chief Officers on Board fuch Tenders as mould be employed fcr raifihg Men for the Service of His Majefty's Royal Navy : And alfo that the Bounty of Thirty Shillings fhould be continued to be paid to every able bodied Landman not above the Age of Thirty Five, nor under the Age of Eighteen Years, who mould, on or before the faid 31ft Day of May laft, voluntarily enter themfelves in like Manner to ferve in His Majeily's Royal Navy ; and that a Reward of Five Pounds for every able, and of Two Pounds Ten Shillings for every ordinary Seaman, mould continue to be paid to any Perfon who mould difcover any Seaman or Seamen who may fecret themfelves, fo that fuch Seaman or Seamen mould be taken for His Majefty's faid Service, on or before the faid Thirty-firft Day of May laft.--And whereas the Time limited for paying the faid Bounties and P,ewards hath been continued and extended to the 30th of this Inftant September; And it being judged expedient for His Majefty's Service, that the fame mould be continued for fome Time longer; His Majefty, with the Advice of His Privy Council, 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. 30th Day of this Inftant September, to the 30th Day of November next. And that the (aid Bounties and Rewards be paid in the Manner directed by His Majefty's aforementioned Order in Council of the 2d of April laft. Whereof all Perfons concerned are to take Notice, and govern themfelves accordingly. Blair. AT the-Court at St. James's, the 17th Day of September, 1762, P    RES    E    N    T, The KING's moll Excellent Majefty in Council. 'HEREAS the Time limited by His .Majefty's Order in Council of the $jth of April laft, for prohibiting the Exporting out of this [ Price Three Pence. ] Kingdom, or carrying Coaftwife, Gunpowder, Salt Petre, or any Sort of Arms or Ammunition, will expire upon the 29th Day of October next : And whereas it is judged expedient for His Majefty's Service, and the Safety of this Kingdom, that the faid Prohibition mould be continued for fomeTime longer; His Majefty doth therefore, by and with the Advice of His Privy Council, hereby Order, Require, Prohibit and Command, That ho Perfon or Perfons whatsoever (except the Mafter General, Lieutenant General, or Principal Officers of the Ordnance for His Majefty's Service) do* at any Time, during the Space of Six. Months, to commence from the faid 29th Day of October next, pfefume to tranfport into any Parts out of this Kingdom, or carry Coaftwife, any Gunpowder, Salt Petre, or any Sort of Arms or Ammunition, or (hip or lade any Gunpowder, Salt Petre, or any Sort of Arms or Ammunition, on Board any Ship or VefTel, in order to tranfporting the fame into an/ Parts beyond the Seas, or carrying the fame Coaftwife, without Leave or Permiffion in that Behalf firft obtained from His Majefty, or His Privy Council* upon Pain of incurring and Suffering the refpective Forfeitures and Penalties inflicted by an Act pafTed in the Twenty Ninth Year of His late Majefty's Reign* entituled, *' An Act to impower His Majefty to pro-" hibit the Exporation of Salt Petre, and co enforce " the Law for impowering His Majefty to prohibit " the Exportation of Gunpowder, or any Sort of " Arms and Ammunition ; and alfo to impower His " Majefty to reitrain the carrying Coaftwife of Salt " Petre, Gunpowder, or any Sort of Arms or Ammu-" nition." And the Lords CommifSoners of His Majefty's Treafury, the Commiflioners for Executing the .Office of Lord High Admiral of Great Britain, the Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports, the Mafter General of the Ordnance, and His Majefty's Secretary at War, are to give the necelTary Directions herein, as to them may refpectively appertain. W. Blair \ Warfahvs Oftober 6. On the 4th Inftant a Pro^ pofition was made in the AfTenibly of the Diet, for the Election of a New Marfhal; but on fome Objections being ftarted, the Affembly was adjourned to the next Day, when the fame Queftion was brought on again ; and it being propofed by a Men.ber, that they fhould begin by clearing the Houfe of fiich Nuntios as had no Right to be there ; and the Ex-pulfion of young Count Bruhl being demanded, aa one* who being no Polander, either by Birth, or Naturalization, could not pbflibly, as was aflerted, be admitted into that Affembly. In a Moment Sabres were drawn, and all fell into Confufion : But the Tumult being after fome Time appeafed, Enquiry was made for the firft Perfon who drew his Sabre, that he might be punifhed according to the Rigour of the Laws, which is immediate Death : But this Enquiry was without Succefs.  Daring the Combuftion,   

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