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Publication: London Lloyd Evening Post December 31, 1764

Lloyd's Evening Post (Newspaper) - December 31, 1764, London, Middlesex S EVENING P Vol. XVI.] From MONDAY, December 31,1- /WEDNESDAY, January^ 1765. [Numb. 1167. TUEiSD A Y/> January i. C O U N T NEWS. Chelmsford, December,2%. Man having left his wife and 3 large family, had afterwards fettled at Ray-a. p?f*=J  feighj and cohabited a con-*^f| fiderable time with another fti^JLS'TJRsi^ wornan 5 which being ac-^f^^^^^j cidentally difcovered to his wife, is thought to have been the canfc of his rnfhly putting a period to his life one day chisweek, by throwing himfelf into a deep will, in which he was drowned. ^ . LONDON. This day at noon was performed before their Majefties and'the Royal Family, the following Ode,, written by William^hitchead, Efqi Poet Laureat, and fet to miiitcljs b,y Dr. Boy.ce,. Mailer of the King's Baridbf Mufi-cians: the vocal parts by Mr.  Bear*^ the Gentlemen and children of the Chapel Royal, &c. the ihftrumental by his MajeftVs Band, affilled by other principal Performers. ODE for ^NEW YEAR, January i, J765. Sacred to Thee, O Commerce', daughter of fweet Liberty, Sh?.ll'flovfc the annual ftrain.-� -Beneath a-Mbnarch's foftcring care Thy failranoumber'd fwell in air,  Andd^rken half the'main. _ . From eve/# cJi^QifcSHtain's coaft# ... ' We fte them'toll, tliy daring holts ' Who-bid^itfi' wealth increafe, Whc fp'read oat martial glory far, The fans, of fiartitude in war, Of induftry-in peace. On wovem wings, , To where, in orient climes, the grey dawn i To where foft evening's ray JTprings, Sheds |tslaft bliiffi, their courfe they fteer, Meeu or o'ertak^\the circling year, . Leaf by the Lord of day. Whate'er the frozen Toles provide, White'er the ^torrid regions hide .' From Sinus' fiercer flames, Of herb, or root, or gem, or ore, They grafp them all from ihore to fhore, And waft them all to Thames. When Spain's proud pendants wavrd ki wef-tem fties,; [hung, When Gama's fleets on Indian billowa In either fea did Ocean's Genius rife^fung;, And the fame truths in the fame numbers " Daring mortals, whither tend . Thefe vain purfuits ? forbear, forbear! Thefe facred waves ;no keel fhall rend, Njd ftreamers float on this fequefter'd air 1 -Yes, yes, proceed, and: conquer too : Succefs be yours : but, mortals, know,. Know, ye rafh adventfrans bands, ,To crufh your high-blowm pride,;. Not for yourfelves, pr Hatiya lands,-You brave the feafcnsiandyotMem the tide. Nor Beds', nor IberuV'ftr^am, NorjTagus with;hfsgolderigleam,-� ShaK4afolemly* eall; their own si The de^bought treasures of thefe worlds- iA chofert race*,: ;to$#ee4onr : r Firft Seffion, Friday, Jan. 4,.at.Stt. Mapga*r ret's-Hill, Soathwark. .. �> Second, Friday, April. 12, at ditto. Third, Friday, July, 19, at ditto..-;-" Fourth, Friday, Ofti 4^at ditto,;' A Scheme of a State LoTTiSiV^fer the' Tear 1765,- to raije 500,000 h . 200,000Tickets at c 1. are i,ooo,e No..of Prizes.. 10 of are- 150 - S9� - 1000 - . zcoo - : 22,250 ~ ^ Firftdrawn-5' Laft drawn Value of eacfe. 5000' 500 ZOO; ' 166 5� 26 200 -  300. � .-; 26,005 173.995 Prizes-Blanks- � ".5d,'oo6\ : 25,000 : 313,000'. '30,090 �  50,030' ,' '50,006' � 40j'opo> �2z2,'500 "t ; ijco6:' ' ' t'&t 5P6jOOO" |To be divided-lnto five cTafTes, cohtairaBg* ; 40,000 Ticfet's in each cl'afs.; '* ; .'''.  The Prizes to be pa^iin'Money*;. ^Between fix and feven Blariks^to a. Prized . 'N Monday,,'.'j^ai^ .7','- iVIr;. BAYFORD's i^ECfl'^ES oF AffATOMY , anUj!5tJE.GERY, ,-willMiegin at Five -irt,'-ih*.fivenia'^* p Th� 'i'ertns may be kno�-A+ay. his- Hittfe a�?'ti|eaj� ;

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Publication: London Lloyd Evening Post

Location: London, Middlesex

Issue Date: December 31, 1764

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