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Rehearsal (Newspaper) - September 30, 1804, London, Middlesex T H E mm. 10. R EH E A S A L. SlrCMdfySbovd Affront** htheQhkwitQt. Sir GEORGE HOOK Accused ters. Jndth^Btgtmmgof ^Comical Romance. - wuutneLiiiiea- M From- ^ttbg? September the 301^0 ^atttC^Qfrber the 7th, lyp^" Vrraintake tiee for k; Cwmry^rnan, thou haft made my Afce ever iince ctieiaft time 1 law theev Country-m* What's the matter now, Majter'l Obf. Thou madMtit appear very Plain tome, That Sir CUwdefty $h rg* Besides ray Centradi&itsg and Ridiculing the Accoim which Sir Clmdefy has given of that JE^^^wi^at Andwhatif hefeoTf4�hioJchiiRfe4foili^dlH #iwaar to dc Sir' G"*�2* Right upon my-SwOtf ft tero&'d come Better from oka, tfeacr from Sir Gt&jp bimfelf. � \ Country-T. &tt not thy Neble Couragt be'-caft dom-1 have fome Comfort for thee -yetkp'fl Warrant ttextSir ^^#^haa^, as well is Sir GemgeRjookh. 1 ^ ^Obf Speak my Dz&v?oitn&y*man; And frmsnt ftf of my *4fljfcv ; . C��r>*w.: Why, Thoifrt futh a itojry r"el-low, neither of tteem will their Fingers with thee. Mcre thania^ Bot they faave Foot-men, and HiCh fort of things } Aud they can Drub Plaguily, Cauntry-m, No, no. They have other Bufi-lieft. But I wou'il Advife thee one thing, never to go below-bridge."M fror if the #**r* and Wappineerj ihou'd trieet Withfthee, t%ey won'd have no Moderation, for allothy Vile Abaft* wpoa their Admiral, who Led ithcrn 10a to Vi&ory, and was Cbmpavion in their I>**g&s+ Obf And 1 rannot efl For Ihad my Fortttne told, That I fhou'd Die by an Awm. Therefore I ttever 'go wheTetfeeyShoot with Bows and Arrows. Cemttry^m. Y'faith, Mjfltr,thy Mafier, i?aS Mb'd ;thee. Tiibn ^know^Jt his, Oracles have all Double iJMeaoiag. Th
'tie Streights;Mouth, which'they fnfy eafly make'ikemfelves Majiers of, af~ ter theKeVddei^emofCBda: OveragaitijtGibraltar, on thvjfedtkeri Shore, lies"Ceota a Spanifll Garrifon, which has been, fb iongBffiigd by the Moors } a fmall P&tybfMenwo&id%ef0cienU take this Place ; for theMotitk fro:H*dm!Ungty'AJftff the Englilhitf this terprke7ou? Revenge'aph^ tjos Spaniards j And if we had this Place Mfo, thin We hold the Door of tta Levant in oar Hands. Now, Mffitr, if Gibraltar was then the Door, or one felf of the Folding-poor of the *, what makes tt not be ib now ?' Obf. Becaufe then it-was not taken by Sir George Rook And becaufe now it is. We were then Ridiculing his Expedition to Cadiz. zxAVigo, And this was one Article agpinfl him, why he did not Tafee Gibraltar, a Place of iuch Mighty Canfeq nence. But now we make a Jetf of it, and (hew'd our RaHery upon him for Taking a Place of no.Onfeqiiencezt aB. Tho^it has Proved of Confequence^bj Chance. Particularly, That ourf/m"had that P^rr to go into to Hop Z to our And fo no tt^flks to Sir George for that. And Hereafter it Ihatl not be the Door ofthe Levant, nor of any C^-feqwnce at all! Tho' jf we had not. had it at this T*m?e? we Jhod'd have had a Large Lift of FoHfldeYUL at 5m, before they had Reach'd a iW. Country-m, N�ris that All. We have Claw'dOjff t|iis flook another way. We have Rais'd another Battery againfl; hii^. ;pe had better 'Tight the Ca^t deThbloufe than Legion. We have lately Publilncl a L
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