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Daily Advertiser (Newspaper) - April 18, 1943, London, Middlesex Numb. iSlk MO N D AY, -. * -- 18, 1743. VmL, Apyjl 16 HE James Galley, Pickett;, for Guiney, and the Dutch Ship for India, arc fail'dl No Ship in the Downs. Wind N. E. Since Our laft arriv'd a Mail from Fla.d/rs. Letters from Drelden mention bloody Engagement near Egra ; but near equrJ give no oFher Account on both Sides taan that the Lofs was �..�.. - - They write from Franc'fort, that tne French Troops are polling themfelves upon tiie Frontiers, in order to oppofe the Auxiliaries, Ihould they attempt to enter Bivana. From another Quarter we are told, that 30000 Pruffians are to join the Allies, and that the Artillery was already embark'd at. Wezel. -  ' Particluar Advices from Italy aflure, that the Army ot Count Traun confifts of 30000 Men j that of the King of Sardinia of 50000 j and that Coant Gage's Army* including the Reinforcements he has receiv'd, amounts to 180C0 Men only. An Extraa of a Letter from a foreign Minifter at theH* cue, dated April 19. * As in one of my former I gave you a Letter from � the King of Sardinia to his Britannick Majefty, foon after * the Retreat of the former oat of Savoy, it's neceflhry to ' relate certain Circumftances which were confequential � thereto. The Chevalier Oforio defir'd that this Letter * might remain a Secret: He#even excufed" himfelf from ' giving a Copy of it to the Queen of Hungary's Minifter. * The French Envoy, however, found Means of communi-'* eating the Purport of it to his Court. How ftrong fo- ' ever the Terms'of the King of Sardinia's Letter might; � be, it's neverthelefs ppfitively afferted by fome People 'here, that he was very near abandoning the Alliance ' after the Spaniards had taken Chamberry. He, it's fiid, 'receiv'd into his Camp of St. Michael, a Courier from ' his Minifter. at Vienna, which inform'd him that the ' Queen remain'd ftill inflexible in Relation to the Bxecu- * tion of certain private Conditions, whereof tne Englifh ' Minifter at Vienna had made himfeir" Guaranty. The � parched his Secretary to Vienna, to reprcfent to Mr. Ro- 1 ' binfon the Danger taat AiPiirs were in at tne Court of ' Twin; upon which this laft immediately repaired to. ' * Count d'LHfeldt, and told him in plain Terms, tiiat if ' fome fpeedy Method w;is not taken of i'ti.'fymg the * Kit.g of Sardinia, the Alliance with him would be of , ' no Efteft. .Tne Count pretended, that for the prefent it ; ' feemed. to be � fufficic-r.t th?.t this Prince had received ' * 200000 Sterling of the 500000 whicii the Britiih Par- * liament had granted the Queen ; and that when the Re- * uniojiof the two Armies had produced the Advantages ' which were promifed from it, her Majefty would be, ready ' fuitably to acknowledge the Service that mould be thereby * render'd. Mr.. Robinfon, muchdiffatisfy'd with this An-' fwer, left the Count to confultthe Queen and the Grand . ' Duke ; aBd foon after he receiv'd a Letter to the follow-' ingPurpofe " Her Majefty, at the Sollicitation, and by " the Advice of his Royal Highnefs the Grand Duke, pro-" mifes faithfully to perform the Stipulations agreed upon " with the King of Sardinia in the Month of May 1741, " on Condition that this Prince will not, under any Pretence *' whatfoever, fail of joining her Army in Lombard? with " 16000 Men." L O N D O N. On Friday laft his Majefty was pleas'd to make the following Promotions in the Army, viz. The Right Hon. the Earl of Crawfurd to be Colonel of the Fourth Troop of Lif�-Guards, in the room of the Earl t>f Effingham, deceas'd. The Right Hon. the Lord Tyrawley to be Colonel of the Second Troop of Horfe-Grenadiers, in the room of the Earl of Crawfurd. Col. Brown to be Colonel of a Regiment of Horfe in Iceland, of which he was Lieutenant-Colonel, in the room of the Lord Tyrawley. Col. Ingram to be Adjutant-General of his Majefty's Forces, in the room of the Earl of Crawfurd. Lieut. Col. Frampton, of the Firft Regiment "of Foot-Guards, to be Colonel of a Regiment of Fopt on the Irifh Eftablifhment. ' General Folliot, Lieutenant-Colonel of the Second Regiment of Foot-Guards, to be Lieutenant-Colonel of the Firft Regiment of Foot-Guards, in the roem of Col. Frampton. * And Col. Churchill to be Lieutenant-Colonel of the Second Regiment of Foot-Guards, in the room of General Folliot. Preferments ih'the Fir/i1 Regiment of Foot-Guards. CoL Rombouillet, the Company late Duricomb's j Lord Oflulfton, Col. Lafcells's Company; Capt;Bofcawen, Lord Harry Beauclerc's Company j and Lord George Bentinck is appointed Captain-Lieutenant, in the room of Col. Rombouillet. _ Preferments in the Second Regiment. ?ol. Douglas to^ be Firft Major, in tne room of Col. Churchill, and Col. Braddock to be Second Major in his room; Col. Moftyn fucceeds Col.'Braddock in his Company, and the Lord Vifcpunt Bury fucceeds Col. Moftyn  Preferment's in the fijrd Regiment. Col. Bynge to be Firft Major, in toe room of Col. Skelton ; Col. Reynolds to be SeconH Major, in the room of Col. Bynge ; Capt. John Scott, of the Second Regiment, to be Colonel qf Col. Reynolds's Company ; and the Earl of Flume to.be Captain-Lieutenant, in the room of the Lord Vifcpunt Peteriham. Preferments in the Horfe and Regiments of Foo'. Lieut. Col. Wardour to be Colonel of the Regiment of Invalids ; Lient. Col. Roberts fucceeds Col. Wardour as Firft Lieutenant-Colonel of the Second Troop of Life-GuarJs; and the Earl of Effingham fucceeds Col. Roberts as Second Lieutenant-Colonel. CoL Hopfon is appointed Lieutenant-Colonel of General Fuller's Regiment of Foot. * Major Knowles is appointed Lieutenant-CdloneYof General Barrell's Regiment of Foot. Major Hammond is appointed Lieutenant-Colonel of Col. Fowke's Regiment of Foot. Major Doyne is appointed Lieutenant-Colonel of General Read's Regiment ot Foot. And, Major Holmes is appointed Lieutenant-Colonel of Col. Lowther's Regiment' of Marines. On Wednefday ?lft the Rev. Dr. Hutton, Chaplain to his Majefty, kifs'd the King's Hand for the Biihoprick of B.wigor. As did on Friday the Rev> Dr. Barnard, Chaplain to nis Majefty, for the Deanry of -Rochefter. t The Rev. and Hon. Mr. Hay, Deputy Clerk of the Ciofet,- for the Prebend of Weltminfter, vacant by ti.e Promotion of the faid Dr. Hutton; and The Rev. Dr. Wilfon, Chaplain to his Majefty, for the Prebend of Weftminftet, Vacant by the Promotiyu of tne faid Dr. Barnard. Yefterday it was reported, that the Right Rev. Dr. Hough, Bifhop of Worccfter, lately died at his Palace in that County. A private Letter from Portfmouth advifes, that his Ma-jefty's Ship the Woolwich of 50 GunSj commanded by j Capt. Herbert, order'd for the Coaft of Guiney, is alfo to j convoy the outward-bound India Ships to t.!.c Madeiras ; i the Letter further adds, that there is a large Fleet of Men j of War at Spithead ready to fail. { The London Gazette informs us, that there is foon likely to be warm Work in the Upper Palatinate, on the Side of I Egra, towards which Place the French are moving in grCat 1 Numbers, in order to rajfe tne Blockade thereof; but that* 1 Print* Lobkowitz is in a good Condition to receive them ; tiuit a Body of 10000 Auitrians were affembled in the Bi-fhopriclc of S.:!tzbourg, witli Dciigu to make another Irruption into Bavaria, and that tne Bavarians had been woiftcd at Burg'ecntvlt, and abandoned by the French, and , that the Auftrians had taken the Po!t of Vi'zheven. I On Saturday laft the Stepney Feaft was held at the ufual ' Place near the Church. There was a handfome Appearance of Nobility and Gentry.' 1 he Proctluon after Church was j attended by a great Number of People, who exprefs'd much concern at the Right Hon. S;r Charles Wager's not bei-g there, who is Patron of the Feaft. The Collection after ' Dinner amounted to 112I. 17 s. 6d. Stewards choien for ' the Year enfuing are, j His Grace the Duke of New- Richard Hall, Efq; i " caftle, - Gerey, Efq; i The Rt. Hon. the Earl of William Whiuker, Efq; iLincoln, j Mr. George Eyres, Whitehall, Jp'il 16. The King Has been p.'eafcd tcf approve 6f the Rig! t Honourable Thomas Earl of Effing- -h;im, to be Deputy Barl M..rfh:.! of England, in the rdoni of his Father, Francis Earl of F.rHrgham, deceafed. 7'he .King has been pleafed co conftitute and appoint, John Cleveland, Efq; Clerk of the Ads of his Majefty's Navy, in the room of Thomas Pearfe, ElJ; Tne King has been pleafed to coniiitute Alexander Geddes, and J-'ines Compton, Efqrs. Commiffioners, m Qu Ji;/ of Principal Officers of his Majefty's Navy. Ludgate Przfon, April 16. We the poor Priloners hu.a crave Leave to return our hearty and fincere Thanks to -.ur unknown generous Bcr.eYaftors,_ for the Guinea put into our Begging-Box on Wednefday laft; alfo for the Guinea given into the Prifon tms Day,  wnich Money was equally divided by the Seward to the immediate Relief of abundance of unfortunate and fickly Citizens on the1 Common 43ide. We alforecurn our unbounded Thanks for theGuinea and a Half given into tne Hands of tne Steward on Friday the 8th inftant, for the Drlchargs of one Prifoner, and accordingly on Tuefd.y laft .. prr.ptr Objecl wis diicharg'd irora this Prifon wtu die laid Money, and had it not been for this Clirifti ..1 Ci.ari:y, nis NeCeffuy-being fo great, there could be no Innitting tue i ime ior nis Rekale, he not being within the Beneht of tiie Act. This tLver.ii.g w.ll be perform'd, ^  At tire Theatre Koyal in Drtfry-Lane, The Fair Penitent) with tiie Lying V'aiet. A: u:e 1 he..tre Royal in Covent-Garden, The Royal Merchant, with tiie Royal Ch-ite. B A"~N K" R~L" P T. William Smith, of Ruinibrd in the County � of ElTeX, Dealer in Wines, Brewer and vj^'apinan. * Yelteruay P'>:n-: ::.ickwas 148. i*:d:a Seek iS-f^hnif. Souti.-Sea StocK 111.. J> tto Uld A:.nuit.es 114 7 Sths. D.tto New 115 1 4tn a 3 8tns. i i.ia.e pei Cent. L! t Cj 4th. '^cco 1 7 xz, 101 a 1 4th >.')" :i|pn Br.nk 1183 4tiis 101 a 7 8ths A::ur;:r-- 8?.. Lcndon Mine Adventure Shares, no Price. Weilh ��!: to, no i ;:ce. r>f:ic.-n Cent Am,.(.! Lo-�s 113 14th. B.ink C Pr.-m. Ditto 1743, 98 jrniice 1 ! 5 btJs a 1 4th's. 1 os. no i'r ce. Seven per Five per Cent. d;ttc 3i. '.nf''!'.'> copper .;�) 4J. I 54. j'r.-i.; Prem. J. 1.'. K: rc'^vri C-idcrs ^ rren:. I ditto 2 1 4th, Dm'c. Lottery-Tickets 203. ics. j ! i hi.if :-:e pss ^cr.t. 3d. Prem. .'�it/-or'Li- � 'a. "j 'JJ ^ndsiiy. ul Leafs tae TheRt.Hon theLordRomney 1 Mr. Thomas Crump. In the Room of His Grace the Duke of De-.-� Crowle, Efqr vonfhire, | Mr. Hanbuiy, The Rt. Hon. the Earl of1 John Hildefl'ey, Efq; Sandwich. j Nathaniel Hills, Efq; TheRt.Hon. theLordManfell I Mr. Carter. Friday Evening died at his Lodging's in Gerard's Street, Sir John Aubrey, Bart, of Llantnthed in Glamorganshire, and Borftal in Buck. v Laft Weekdied in Great George-Street, Hanover-Square, the Lady of Edward Afhe, Efq; one of the Lords of Trade and Plantations. Laft Week died . .Waite, Efq; at his Seat at Saffron Walden. On Saturday died, in advanced-Years, Mr. Webb, Father to the Treafurer of the Eaft India Company.. Yefterday died Mr. James Crowdcr, an eminent Uphol-ftererjn Watling-Street. On Saturday laft Andrew Davenport, and Mary Defon a Dancer at Covent-Garden Playhoufe, were committed, the firft to New-Prifon, and the laft to Clerkenwell-Bridewell, by Col. De Veil; Davenport for felonioufly and privately taking out of the Shop of Meff. Robert Buck and Robert Swan, * Mercers, at Covent-Garden, a greai Quantity of Mercery Goods, of the Valueof 70 I. and Mary Defoe, for receiving the fame, knowing them to be ftolen. At the New Wells the Bottom of Lemon-Street, Goodman's Fields, this prefent Evening will be perform'd feveral new Performances, particularly the new Entertainment which has met with univerfal Appkufe, call'd Harlequin Debanna, or the Inchanted Caftle. At the Brandy-Warehoufes on Ludgate-Hill, are now on Sale the beft Jamaica Rum, at 7 s. 9d. the beft Coniac Brandy, at 8 s. and Batavia Arrack, at 15 s. a Gallon. At the faid WarehoufeS'are now alfo on Sale confiderable Quantities of Foreign Brandy and Rum Orange-Shrub, at 8 s. a Gallen ; which Shrub, when made into Punch, is equal, if not fupcrior, to any Punch freih made. in Accy;?!t of the Chci7>:birl! o,1' give JS'otjce, ti'at tve/ intend to if it /;� ll-follo-jiing Lots for a 'term uf Z\ li-ars, 1. Eleven bleffuages or Tenements tt-e of Queen-Streett near Ratcliffe-Crofs, one f-iert'.f ��' .U . Occupation of Mr. John Imber, knovjn by the '..*;;,r ; Pueen''s Head, and the others adjoining on each /u �. - " Out of v.