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Daily Advertiser (Newspaper) - April 27, 1943, London, Middlesex W:fe D N E S D At, A pMl % 1743. DsaU April 2.5. ijAIL'D, -, Monet, for Virginia ; and the Crawford, Harrifon, for . Dublin. Came down, the America, Noble, for New England Loving Friendfliip, Lowry, for Lifbon, ] and remain, with the Stafford Man of War. WindS. by E. An ExtraQ of a private Letter from Paris, dated April 26. ' During the Stay of the Abbot of St. Hubert at this Court, be was inceffantly foliiciting the Miniftry to engage ' his inoft Chriilian Majefty to hearken to the Demands * that he had made in a Memorial which he had fince 1 his Arrival here prefented. This Abbot addrefled him-' felf amongft the .'reft of the Minifters to the Marfhal � de Noailles, to whom he reprefented, how important it * would be to the Court of France to take Advantage of * the prefent Times, in order to revive its Rights as well to � the .faid Abby as to diverfe other Territories, which * through Negligence, and other Circumftances, now ac- * knowledge the JariTdi&io'n of Luxembourg. The Mar-� lhal de Naailles, after having attentively hearkened to ' him, aik'dl.im how hepropofed to caufe the Dependen-� cies, which had withdrawn themfelves from under the � Subje&ion of his moil Chriilian Majefty, to be brought * again under his Dominion and Prote&ion. To which k the Abbot anfwer'd," that he only demanded a Body of � 6000 Men, and bat a Part "of them to be old Troops, � that he would undertake to eonduft rhis Body fueh a � Rout, as that no one" could with Juftice complain : That * he would diitribute them in the Towns and Villages, &c. 1 which had been obliged to renounce the French Intereft : * That in refpeft to the Succefsi there would Be no more * Difficulty than in going to his Abby; and that he offer'd ' to pawn his Life, if Things did not pafs with fo much * Facility, thit there would be no occafion even to fire a^ * Mufktt; beciufe he faid he knew the-poor Subjefts had 'long hoped for a Deliverer from the heavy OpprefSon of � the Aullrian Government. The Marfhal de Noailles ' replied to the Abbot, by telling him that the prefent ' Situation of A/Fairs did not permit the Court of France * to do any thing precipitately, but on the contrary oblig'd ' it to aft with the utmoil Caution and Cireumfpe&ion in ' refpedt to the Difpofition of its Troops, in order to give � Umbrage to No-body ; and therefore, notwithstanding '.- the ProCpeQ. of all the Advantages which the Abbot had � reprefented, it was by no means a Time to put this P10-' jed in Execution.' . This Week died at Mrs. Prellon's Btoardjne-Houfe in Dean's Yard, the Hont ^erdinando Haftrngs/ETq; Son to the Right Hon. the.Earl of Huntingdon. At the Brandy-Warehoiifcs on Ludgate-Hill, are now on Sale the bell Jamaica Rum* at 7 s. 9 d. the belt Coniac Brandy, at 8 s. and Batavia Arrack, at 15 s. a Gallon. At the faid Wafehoufes are now alfo on Sale considerable Quantities of Foreign Brandy and Rum Orange-Shrub, an 8 s. a Gallon j which Shrub, when made into Punch, is equal-, if not fuperior, to any Punch frefh made. Whitehall, April 26. The King has been pleas'd to recommend to the Dean and Chapter of Bangor, the .Jler. Dr. Hutt'on, to be by them elected Bifhop thereof. The King has been pleas'd to grant unto the Rer. Dr. Barnard, one of his Majefty's Chaplains in Ordinary, the Deanry of Rochefter, void by the Tranflation of the Moil Reverend Father in God Dr. Thomas Herring to the See of York. The King has been pleafed to grant unto the Reverend Robet Hay Drummond, M. A. and one ef his Majefty's Chaplains in Ordinary, a Prebendary of the Collegiate Church of St. Peter Weftminftfcr, void by the Refignation of Dr. William Barnard. Hampftead, April 27. Yefterday Nathaniel Booth, Efq; only fiirviving Son of the late Honourable and Reverend Dr. Booth, Dean "of Briftol, and Coufin-German to the Right Honourable the Earl of Warrington, was married here to Mifs Margaret Jones, Sifter to William Jones, Efq; of Ramfbury in Wiltthire, and Niece to our late good Mrs. Gibbons. In,this happy Couple the Graces and the Virtues fo confpicuoufly fhine, as to render them an Ornament and a Bleffing to Society ; thus adorn'd may they long live among us, and. be favour'd by Providence with that in-eftimable Gift, an Offspring like themfelves. This Evening will be perform'd, At the Theatre Royal in Drury^Lane, Love makes a Man. At the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden, Venice Preferv'd. .__ B A N K R U P T S. David Field and John Dring, late of Margaret-Street, St. Mary le Bone, Taylors, Chapmen and Copartners. High Water at London-Bridge this' Day at 59 Minutes after 1 in the Morning, and 1 after 2 in the Afternoon. O N D O N. His Majefty in Council on the 25th inftant declaring his Intention ofgoing out of the Kingdom for a lliort Time, was pleas'd to nominate the following Perfons to be Lords Juftices for the Adminiftration of the Government during his Majefty's Abfence, viz. the Archbifhop of Canterbury,. Lord Chancellor, Earl orHamiigton, Lord Gower, Duke of Dorfet, Duke of Grafton, Duke of Richmond, Duke of Bolton, Duke of Devonlhire, Duke of Montagu, Duke of Newcaftje, Marquis of Tweeddale, Earl of Pembroke, Earl of Winchelfea, Earl of Hay, Earl of Wilmington, Earl of Bath, Lord Carteret, and Henry Pelham, Eiq;J We hear that Andrew Stone, Efq; is appointed Secretary to the Lords of the Regency. " - Yefterdayhis Royal Highnefs the Duke of Cumberland was. at Carleton-Houfe, to take Leave of their Royal Highneffes the Prince and Princefs of Wales. His-Majefty.has been pleafed to make the following Promotions in the Army, viz. Capt. Wilfon to be Major to General Barrell's Regiment t�f Foot. , . - Capt. Waller Major to Col. Lafcells.Y > Capt. Gordon Major to Col. Cottrell's Marines. . Capt. Pawlet to Col. Cornwallis's Regiment of ditto. Capt. Stodhara to Col. CholmondeJey's Regiment of Foot. Capt. Whitmore to Col: Folke's Regiment of ditto.. .Capt. Bell to Col. Harrifon'S Regiment of ditto. And Capt. Lort to Col. Peirs's Regiment of ditto. Henry Penton, Efq; Member of Parliament for Tregony, in Cornwall, is appointed Inland Letter-Carrier to all his Majefty's Palaces, in the Room of Dennis Bond, Efq/ The Right Hon. the Lord Vifcount Torrington is appointed Colle&or of the Cuftoms of Tonage and Poundage iii !the Port of London. Letters from-Antigua advife, that there are ten Men of War at that Ifland, under the Command of Capt. Warren, and more -daily expecled to jdin them; and that ail the Land Forces in the Leeward' Iflands held themfelves in Headirrefs: to.embark on1 fome Expedition, but for what Place is kept very fecret; two of the above are feventy Gun Ships, with Tranfports for the Embarkation of their forces. ' Yefterday the Right Hon.' the Lord Mayor nominated j William Chefelden� Citizen and Barber-Surgeon, as a j proper Perfbn to ferve the Office of Sheriff of this City for the Year enfuing.- On Monday Weftroe'Hulfe, Efq; fecond Son of Sir Edward Hulfe, Bart, was appointed a Cornet in the zd Troop of Guards, commanded by bia Grace the Duke of Marlborough.  * ' - - Yefterday Bank Stock was 146 a 51 half a 6 a 5 3 4ths. India Stock 185 1 4th a 1 half a 1 4th. South-Sea Stock 111 1 half. Ditto Old Annuities 11531147 8ths. Ditto New 113 7 8ths a 1 half a 5 8ths. Three per Cent. An-nu:tie3 101 5 8ths. Ditto 1742, 101 5 8ths. Ditto 1743, 98 7 8ths a 3 4ths. Million Bank 117 without the Dividend. Equivalent 111. Royal Affurjicc 82. London Aflurance 11 1 hailf without the Dividend. Mine Adventure Shares, no Price. EngHih Copper 4!. 10s. Wellh ditto, no Price. African, no-Price. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan 114. Five per Cent, ditto 76 1 4th a .3 8ths. Bank Circulation 4I. 15s. Prem. India Bonds 4I. 9s. a10s. Prcm^ Three 1 hall Salt Tallies 2. Prem. Three 1 half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 5 1 half. Prem. Three per Cent, ditto 2 1 half, Difc. Lottery-Tickets 208. 6d. .Prem. SIR, IN Time of Peace, 'tis our Misfortune to fhake a Cloth hi the Wind oftner than we care to do ; �nd the Value of a Sailor is but at a low Ebb, ti!J a War makes us courted by the Merchants, and fought after by the Government j thoY I fliould hare put the laic firft in good Manners. "We have a Number of us read youv Propofals, by which we hope to fail the reft of our Days in a Trade Wind, and go away forc-nck at C�t-Head, allSails drawing, that is, put the Cafe you arc not upon your Banrers j h;d you been one of us, wc could truft to your Word as to a Sheet Anchor ; but you Landmen are a littla crank. However, we have about a hundred and fifty of us,, had a Meeting at my Landlady Gotbret's, in "Wapping, to confider on your Propofal; and I have been chofen to write the Refolujjon we have taken, which is, In the firft Place, to know where you are to be found before we look for you, or elfe it would be juft for all] the Wotld, as'tho'f we fljoukl fet out on a Voyage, without Jcnow'ng the Port we are bound to. Then in the fecond Place, we want to know what you call Encouragement ; if 'lis a Month's Pay or fo beforehand, and (0 much a Month till the Year's out j why may-hap, if you are not unreafonable, we may come into .it.. Now in the third Place, when we know where you are and what you ' aTk, we would alio know when and where we mult put in our Money, and what Security you will give that you perform your Pait, and who are the Perfons, wheiher.they are Landmen or Mariners, and what Intereft you will give us for our Monsy, if you don't in a Twelve Month's Time, put us in a Condition to command a white 1in ed Room and a Jong Pipe, whether we have a Voyage or not j for we ihall be oblig'd, by what we pay you, to fail but with fhort Allowance of Tobacco and Brandy'; and we expeft to have a Compenfarion, as you know the Government pays Short-Allowance-Money. - "When you have anfwer'd theffi Queftiqns, we have refolv'd to com: to a Refolution. Ia the mean while good Luck attend you. Thomas Bowl in c, For � Club of tiui boneft-beatttd Tart. \ PS. You may fend your Anfwer by ths Diily Advertifer. J By the Lord Harry, if we find you are only cracking your Jolccs, we'll build the Gaily, sndmake you the Lyon. April 25,^ 1743. . To Mr. Charles St. Gesrge, Efq; HE RE AS the Officers of the Pari ih of St. Luke, in. the County cf Middklex, were male-treated by the Populace in the Execution of their Office on Tuefday the mh infrant j'the Inhabitants of the faid Pjrifli promife a .Reward' of Two- Guineas to any . Perfan or Perfons who ihall difcoter any of the Offenders, to be"p iiit at the Bar. of ^ryer's^CofleerHoufe in ChifvyelL-Street, oh their Conviction. And the iirid Inhabitants' give Noticei that they will p'rofecu.re for (he. future all Perfons who ftwfl prefume to �ehibit Shews, Drolls," or any otlw unlawful Pa/limes in Mooificlds, y Perfon therefi re Unt has a Mliid to fu'oicribe to this Work for the luture, may' begin with Ko. I. olf have the Firft Yola.ne deliver'd all at ence, either bciind, er only feiv'd up in Paftebcard-; though, its bebg only put into H.�lf-E*nd':.i� fot the prefent, h by mr.ch the beft Method, and is therefore recommended js luch to r!-.ofe Per'bhs that have alrv.ady j�ot the Fiift Volume, which they took, in Weekly, a^, it c.inie out in Numbers. i'rbtcd for S. Auften, in Ncwgaie-Stveet. ' -t . Borough of Southvvark, April a3,- 1743. SIR,* , ^fUUR Vote, Tnterejl, and Poily (if needful) are humbly defird for A LEX A N D E R II U M E, Efq\ To repfffentyou in Parliament, in the room of your lati nvorthy 't/Ietnber Thomas IniueK, Efq; deceased, being a Nati'Ve of the Borough, a Qentlcman g-very iveiy qualified to d;Jcharge fo great a Truft, of kno-jcu Afeciion to his Majefty^ King George, heartily difpos'd h prefe/.ve the Religious and Ci-vil Rights of his Countrymeit, and greatly c6nca-ri'd iii Trade and Navigation, oh 'which the Welfare of this Borough fo much depends. The EleSion is to be On Thurfday next. To the worthy hkctois or tne Borou-wii of dout hvv a Gentlemen, EJ"// VI NG -row Morning, at Eight o'clock. ViClUALLliNO -Ol'Ti at the Sum Tavern 'in Shepherd's *Iarket, may- agree for. the.'faire.'' '''"', Note, There are Shops to lett alrwdy foailt^ very commodious for Toys* &c. v.uli a cover'd 'Way.ali along between1 .the laid Shops, that the ..Caen* pahy roay walk arlorig'm the dry if ix'ftouJd-'rain. 'fb* i/f of Miy king'Sitr.Jjy, the faid Kir tuill be ofafd in Mir.doj, tbrio^Day if May, end ta continue fir fficcr. Days. ;