Public Ledger, March 14, 1761

Public Ledger

March 14, 1761

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Public Ledger (Newspaper) - March 14, 1761, London, Middlesex Number DAILY REGISTER SAT U R D A Inarch Twopence The V I SI NUMBER By PHiLAWTRBOyy Efq Log cur To the VI SIT the figare called Profspo we observed in our laft there are two forts when adtion or perfon given to things either ima ginary or void of fcnfe and reafoa the ether taken a Jifcairje is inltt tfo mouth tf real We TOW to fbeak of thelatten As the former is calculated to pleafe and fur from its andboldnefs fo by its appearance of carries with it the higheft weight and au It would be even to ran over what under Utts the facred writings the quicK impetuous transitions into per ion The and boldnefa of the perfons In tbc fpeeches of God which are truly divine and wor thy fo glorious a majefty The pej feftly adapted to the perfons credibi lity of the the evidence of the imita dear reprefentation of the thing let one example but one indeed completely the an xious of the ttwther from The mother cried thro the lattice Why is his chariot fo long inOTomrg Why tarry the wheels of his chariot i Impatient of fhe inftantly the confolations of her elate and fwoln with female and boafUng i QuidUbet itopotena Sperare fortunaqoe duki Ebria v vifioAa Drunk with Duncombfs Her wife ladies anfwered Yea fhe returned anfwer to herielf j Have they not fped i Have they not di vided the how fuitable to the perfon peak ing is every idea and every She re counts not the flaughter of the num ber of nor thevalour and deeds of the viftor but as who Fsemineo przds et fpoliorum ardebat a Barntwitha females love for fpoils and drefs Thofe which might captivate the light mind of the moft vain female vefhnents nor doth flie barely recount fhe augments them as it were to turn over the fpoils in her while Ihe continues to con template fo exacUy every parf of them Have they not fped have they not divided the To every man a two a prey of divers A prey of divers colours ofneediework Of divers of needlework on both An ornament for the necfc To complete the beauty of this there is an admirable ntatnefs in the poetic of the fentences in the diftion great and accuracy the higheft ele gance in the repetitions in the redundance of the the uttnoft brevity and the moil grievous difapporntment of female tacitly infinuated oy that fud den and unexpected So let all thine enemies O Lerd is more fully and Arongly by that fi than it could have taen fcyany But whoevei would cater into whole ftrength and energy of this and its diftingoifeM fplendor in the Hebrew muft read that moft divine he will in a Ihort all ihe examples of all the fources of true We will briefly confider tha paf Ifaiah After the pfophet has the delive rance of the Jews from their hard Servitude in and their return to their he immediately introduces them Ringing kind of triumphal on the fall of the icing of filled with the moft bright and with perpetual frofo the1 tnoJi The iQA with fudden exdatriation of the wferefing dwir joy and Bonder on ai count change in fliejr The land itfelf triumphs iwdi hs inhabitants i the fir trees and cedars of which images the parabolic ftyfe often and princes exult with jdyy and rejproacinl rulnd power of their cruel The whole land is ar reig ftller is it break forth into finging Yes the firtrees rejoice at the cedars of Lebanon Since thou art laid come up againft Then foflpws a moft teW or die iafeBUtt rtfeion It the ghofU of ponces kings imraedSfcfy they arife and go to meet the cf Barylon they infult over and mock tiwj and cqmfort themfelves from hh caJarfltty Art thdii alfo wiealc as we Art diou becflfiau fikeiwto Is thy pomp brought down tire grave and the noifeoftbeviofs Is die worm fpread under thfc worm thy covering Then fpeak by an matiorf formd ifter die o drey beautifidfy exaggeraps fiis retnarlcabtefalt art thou fellen the fflomrogT Cut down to didft weaken nations t OLu prefeotly a new per il inlroducfed of the kiagis found who contemplate it more nearly and attentively and fcarcely at length acknowledge it Is this the that made the eanh to and fhoofc ktngdoaw Thatmade the worfd as a and delhojed thereof They reproach as jufty denied the cojnmon of fegulture Jtbr bfs cruelty and execute race amf The fcene clofes with a moft folemn fpeech of the tbreatoing to the king of Baby hi and the city perpe tual and confirming the immuta bility of his with a moft folemn oath I will fweep it wkh the befom of deftruc faith the The Lord hath furely as I have thought fofhall it come to What imagesHow how are heaped together one and with fuch in fuch fi and fentences We hear the u of the ghofts of deceafed the King of and thofe who find his and laftly Jehovah peaking and behold them afting their feveral as in a One regular aftion is or rather a various and multiform fewesof different is united together a very diftirjguifhed excel lence in the more Oiblime kind of and which is perfectly exhibited in this poem of one of the moft beautiful and 9ne of the moft amongft air the monuments of The perfons are botooiconfuied but not harih a bfty truly divine Spirit breathes through the whole nor is there any thing to finifh the high fublimity of this with abfolute beauty To that may freely fpeak my fentiments neither the Greek nor Roman poetry hathany equal or Let me that has favoured the public with a paraphrafe of this inimita ble Ode and if he has of the it in fuch a nothing won To write like the he muft have had the fame divine our readers wilt we dare with Jbjlpwing flibrt extraft from it Orient That rolid the mornings rofy Refulgent thro etherial way How arc thou thou fon of light How falln from thy meridian height The diftant poles fhali hear and my fapphire Aronp hall as my voice the hea vens hall See Odes by i he Diftaitid with gere yawouig See where his livid corfe is aged pilgrim paffing Surveys him with dubious Aod iijinfes on his fate and fhakes his reve head is thypride is this poor leap of dnft of Ba I and are obligtdio our attend to jf Landing been this Day nominat approved by asreat at jOUs Meeting of the es to reprefent this City in we beg Leave to piir iks Honour already tfce and Poll riecsBtoi at us to siffare thatthe of and Navfc gattoo of this Ypurwpft To the Wofthy LIVERYMEN oftju L O N D O T Take this earlieft Opportunity of returning you my moft fineere Thanks fot your numerous in fupport of my Nomination as a Candidate j and beg Leave to entreat the Continuance of your the enfuing General Should I be happy in your the important will be the conftant Ob jecl ray and the CorporaU and Commercial Intereft of tbisidetropoHs parti cularly engage my Zeal and when ever Occafion hall offer to approve Your grateful and March 1 76 humble ROBERT To the and Freeholders of the County of SU S S E O A V I N G had the Honour this at a nunaecous Meeting of the to be nominated to reprefent this County in the we take the earlieft rttoiti yra Wir moft fincere Thanks of your Re gard and Efteeraj the Favour of your Votes and which will be an ad ditioaal Obligation to thpfe already conferred Your moft and moft obedient humble JOHtt For the BENEFIT AT the inDrnry Oh Mondaythe joth of wfll be prefented The FAIR LOTHARIO by GARRICK HORATIO SHERIDAN SCJOLTO HAVARD ALTAMONT Mn HOLLAND LAVINIA CALISTA After which will be A New CORONATION Written by And fet to Mufic by The Vocal by Mr CHAMP SCOTTJ and To which will a and Enterttia to be had at Havardf in Broad BowSrreet 5 Toms and Bedford Coffee Hoafess arid at the Stajc wjKre PUees for the Bora maybe Meeting of ttSsDay itlemejnvwere rkymmited and ap fcatKUdates tv rcpreient this ilipg and and THOMAS ferfons zealoufly Hi je fty and our happy Conftitutlon both in and State It is therefore hoped that fupport their Nomination on of v LonJottifJtiarch ortfy of the City of L O N D O For the B E NE FIT of B RIE N AT the THEATREROYAL in Drury Oa the toth of will be preftpted A The STRATA SCRUB for that Night by GARRKK by PALMER DAVJES ARCHER for the Firft Time by OSRIEN FOIGARD for the Firff time by MOODY SULLEN ffoi the Firft Mifr By Particular A MINUET by OBRIEN atti Mifs TICKETS to be and taken of at under the j and of at the Stage Door where Places for may be To be SOL A Doublekeyd Enquire at FALKENERs in Gentlemen and Ladies need not ran about the Town in Search of Eminent Workmen they nanf depend upon Maker of this Harpfi chorJ to be a Foreman to the celebrated Foremanof him the famoUs Foreman to the Foremans Foreman Of that who never made a Sadt one And to demonftrate that the Art rans in the Blood of the Pnblic may be thaS he is a diftant Relation to the celebrated thac flouriflied about One Hundred anJ Fifty Yeari Gentlemen who are good trufting Eyes and will acknowledge this to be a valuable it will be foli M A t H E W Late of INVENTED which ef feftifsilfcureall Perfons with PILESor or any other painful Hvujdreds that have been ctfred the Any Perfon dubious of the wifl be retefrred to feVeralt of tfiem of umlpubtedHpnour and who been lately by to his WLfdivy MA who a thofole Poffeflbrof all his and continuesjo prepare and fell all her late Huffiand made ufe of at her in of iK fvory Syringe andhiif at without Where Cectlemao Of tha FacuBy every from the ta drrfs and lireaiom i and will i either in Town or MATHEWS gives Brief Ob fervatkms orr the Nature anfl Cufe of FISTULAS and PILES without as published by 84ATHEWS To the Author of the PUBLIC AS you had bat a partial account of the Warwkks Cargo given you I herewith tranfroit a copy of the French in A tranilation of the Manifefto of the cargo of the taken by his Majeftys fri gate Alexander com 56707 Pounds of iron in bars and rods The quantity of 68Hhds of feacoal for ballaft 140 Piggs of weight 81 34 pounds 2 weighing together 9900 300 1 1 9 weighing 2 Brafs mortars 1 2 weighing 4 Mafts from the North 20Hhds of weight 11015 1 2 Hhds weight 7 Hhds of fuet or 2680 Hhds of pitch of a dryer fort than tbc 5 Hbds of 2p6o 30 Hhds of fait of i aooo Threes IQ Barrels of 1700 13 Tjuba of Iriih 1007 12 firkins of buttef from 645 z Cafes of fail 1000 36 Cafes of 13680 i containing 562 fliirts 6 Bales containing 711 auns oC cloth ufed v in funerals containing i oo pair of long breeches for fick people in the hofpital iDitto contarning 100 Ihirts for i Ditto containing 67 fteets V 6 Ditto containing 64 auns of cloth 6 HWs of olive 5726 150 containing each bottles fine olive oil 3 Ditto containing 83 fbzees or for fale i Ditto containing 26 ditto for with bayojftp and iron ramrods ;