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Daily Advertiser (Newspaper) - May 2, 1943, London, Middlesex M O N D A Y, M.A Y 2, 1743. |HE Tryton, WhelcJon, for Hamburgh, remains. Wind N. E. Since our laft ajriv'd a Mail from France, and one from Flanders. Hamburgh, April 30. The laft Letters from Stockholm adrife, that; Count Gyllenbourg having fomei time ago given to tne Dutch Minifter there a very pathetick Memorial, wherein the prefent ill State of Sweden wx fully fet forth, and the States General earneftly intreated to concur with all their Forces towards maintaining the Equilibrium of Power in the North, and to oblige RuJJla to conclude a Peace upon the Footing of the Treaty of Nyjladt ; that Minifter has late communicated to the Court of Stockholm the Anfwer of their High Mightineffes, the Siibftance whereof is as follows. * That they are very.~fenfible of * the Mark of Confidence which his Swedifh Majefty has * been pleafed to give them : That before the War began ' in the Year 1741," they vigorously interefled themfelves, 4 in order to preferve the Peace of the North, and that it * was with great Concern they found their good Intentions : * frufrra,ted : 'That they could by no means fet themfelves * up for Judges of the Proportions of the Czarina, neither " * could they give any Affiftance to Sweden, or ad other-_ 4 wife in her Favour than by way of Mediation, without ' 4 breaking in upon the perfedt H .rmony which fubfifts be- * tween their Republick and Rujfia: Tnat they were ready 4 to employ, with all pcffible Vigour, their good OJHces *i �r pVcdiring an Accommodation, and that in fhort they * :defired to live in Friendfhip with his Majefty, and to 4 co-operate with him in order to fbc'ure the Liberty of * "Commerce to their refpecYive Subjects in the Northern � Seas.' * 'Turin, April 16. The King only waits for the Arrival of 8000 Men from the Lower Po, before he begins the military Operations, and endeavours to drive his Enemies out of Savoy. According to the Spaniards Account, their Army confifts of 36000 Men. Two thpufand Peafants~ are attempting to cut a Way through the Mountain of St. Bernard, in order to penetrate into Lombardy; but its thought that the Rocks and Precipices which ti'iey fo frequently meet with in the Execution of that Enterprize, will render any Precautions to hinder the Succefs of it unneceffary. From the Paris A-la-main. The Garrifon of Egra is, jjoftwrhih-mdirig the Convoy lately fent into that Place, ftill in great Want of Wood, wnich however will be fupplied, provided the Enemy does not blockade it a fecond Time : Jf they.do, the Governor is refolv'd to demolifh the Houfes of Wood, and apply the M:ttx. ials to the Ufe tff 'the CJar-rifon. It's aftur'd that the Marfhal de Noaiiles.has receiv'd Orders from Court, to take the firft Opportunity to attack the Enemy, and to purfue them. They write from Bavaria, that Sicknefs ftill prevails amongft the Troops there, and that Count Kheyjenhtiller was caufing his Camp near the Ifer to be fortified, which, it's thought, looks as though lie defjgn'd to remain upon the defenfive. Count Marfan, eldeft Son to the Prince ue Pons, and a Brigadier, is dead at Strafiourg. Heilbron, April 24. The French Minifter at Studgard having rcquir'd the Circle of Swabia to withdraw the Garrifon of- this Place, that^ the French Army might take Poffeffion of it, has been abfolutely refus'd, and the Garrifon and the Pofts in the Neigbourhood fince reinfore'd. Vienna, April 20. On Wednefday Morning the 17th Jnftant, 26 Pruffian Officers, lately arriv'd- here from Berlin, were prefented to the Queen by Felt-Marfhal Count Dhona, the Pruffian Minifter, and are to fet out very foon for her Majefty'o Armies, where they will ferve as Voluntiers. Hague, May 7. All Reports tiow agree, that Marfhal Brogho's Exploit at Egra was not near fo^confiderable as was at firft given out; he. having:only thrown fome frefh Men, but few or no Provifions, into that Place. Tho' the Spaniards give out that Don Philip's Army confifts of 35 .or 36000 Men, yet there are Advices from Paris, importing, that the laft Letters from Savoy, dated the 22d of April, advifcy that the Infant Don Philip . had not then above i 3000 Men in his 'Army, great Numbers having been fwept away by Sicknefs, which has greatly prevailc in it, and many having deferted, info-much that the Court is in pain left the King of Sardinia ihould re-enter Savoy, which would probably prove fatal to the Don in his prefent Circumftancesr J* O N DON. A. Privateer Schooner of Rhode-Mand, has taken and carried into Providence a Dutch Sloop, which is the third time {he has been taken already, fince the Commencement of the War; having been always employed in fupplying the Spaniards with Arms, Ammunition, &c. The Cargo is valued at 30000 Pieces of Eight. .On Saturday Frovifiorts of all Sorts were fent from St. Jame$Vto Sheemefs, to his Majefty. Yefterdayhis Grace the Duke of- Richmond fet oui for Flanders. Laft Saturday d>d at his Houfe in Norfolk-Street in the Strand, William Shippen>.Efqj Member of Parliament for Newton in Laneafhire. The-fame Day Henry de Saunieres, Efq; was (Worn in Gtntleman-Ufher Daily Waiter to'his Majeftvi On Friday died at Lambeth,, aged upwards of fixty, John Lagarde, Efq} ' The Right Hon. the Lord Chancellor has prefented the Rev. Mr. Edmund Pyle to the Rectory of Gcdney, in the County of Lincoln. The Rev. Mr. George Langwortby to the Rectory of Eaft Buckland in the County of Devon. - The Rev. Mr. }ames Siarrow to the Rectory of Broughton-Gifford in the Coltity of Wilts. And the Rev. Charles Mofs is prefented to the Rectory of Compton-Baffet in the County of Wilts. On Thurfday laft a young Man who was riding through Deptford on an unruly. Horfe, was thrown off him, by which Accident his Skull was fractur'd in fuch manner, that he died in a few Minutes. Yefterday James Price, otherwife Smith, was committed to Tothill-Fields .Bridewell by Col. De Veil, being a notorious Pickpocket, conftantly attending the Playho^fes. Marybon BowJing-Green will be open'd Tomorrow. We hear that the v.onderful Gigantick Pruffian Colt, which has given fuch general Satisfaction, is now to be feen on the Bxoad-Way in May-Fair. This furprifing Creature, who is but four Years old, is allow'd by the belt Judges who have already feen him, to be the largeft of his Species ever known in Europe; he is extremely nimble, and well proportion'd, and is fp gentle as to give the greateft Satisfaction in fhewing to the moft timorous, At the Brandy-Warehoufes on Ludgate-Hill, are now on Sale the beft Jamaica Rum, at 7s. gd. the beft Coniac Brandy, at 8 s. and Batavia Arrack, at 15 s. a Gallon. At the faid Warehoufes are now alfo on Sale confidetable 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 30. The King has been pleafed to grant unto Leonard Lochman, Efq; the' Office of Clerk of the Navy Office of his Majeity's Colony of Rhode Ifland, &c. The King has been pleafed-to tranfhte *he Right Rev. Father in God Carew Reynell, Bifhop of Down and Connor, to the Bifhoprjck of Derry in the Kingdom of Ireland. And the Right Rev. Father in God Dr. John Ryder, Bifhop of Killaloe, to the united Bifhopricks of Down and Conner. ,The King has been pleafed to grant unto the Rev. Wjl-liam Lang ton, the Dignity of Dean of the Cathedral Church of St. Macarrin Clogher. The King has been pleafed to grant unto the Rev. John Welfh, the Dignity of Dean of the Cathedral Churcn of St. Saviour's Connor, &c. His Majefty has been pleafed to conftitute and appoint-Arthur Blennerhaffetj Efq; to be one of the JufHces of the Court of King's Bench in the Kingdom of Ireland, in the Room and Place of Henry Rofe, Efq; deceas'd. Ludgate Prifon, April 30.' We the poor Prifoners humbly crave Leave to return our hearty and linccre Thanks to our unknown generous Benefactors, for the Guinea put into our Begging-Box on Tuefu^y laft; alfo for the Guinea put into our Begging-Box this D.:y, which Money was equally divided by the Steward on tne Common Side. This Evening" will be perform'd, At the Theatre Royal in Drury-Lane, Orooeoko, with the Lying Valet. At the Theatre Royal in Covent-Garden, The Old Batchelor, with the King and the Miller of Mansfield. ~ BANK R ~U P T. James Sumpter, of Taunton, in the County of Somerfet, Woolftapler and Merchant. High Water at London-Bridge this Day at 52 Minutts after 4 in the Morning, and 12 after 5 in the Afternoon. Saturday Bank Stock was 146 1 half. India St-.ck 186 1 half. South-Sea Stock 112. Ditto Old Annuities, 113 1 4th a 1 8th. Dijto New 114 1 8th. Three per Cent. Annuities 101 3 4ths. Ditto 1742, 101 3 4ths. Ditto 1743, 99 1 8th a I 4th. Million Bank 117. Equivalent in. Royal AfTurance 82. London AfTurance 11 1 half. Mine Adventure Shares, no Prioe. Englifh Copper 4I. ios. Welfh ditto, no Price. African, no Price. Seven per Cent Emperor's Loan 114. Five per Cent, ditto 76 1 4th. Bank Circulation 5I. Prem. India Bonds 4I. us. a 12s. Prem- Three 1 half Salt Tallies 2. Prem. Three 1 half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 5. Prem. Three per Cent, ditto 2 1 half, Difc. Lottery-Tickets il. 2s. 6d. Pirem. 7 SPRING-GARDENS, VAUX-HALL, May 2, I743. THE ENTERTAINMENT of this Place will begin this Evening, and the Doors be open'd at Five, CT'H E Committee for letting the City's Lands, in the Account of the Chamberlain of the City of,London, give Notice, that they intend to left by Leafe, \ The Place.or Office of one of the fifteen Sea-Coal-Meters cf this City, vacant by the Death of Mr. William ShepparJ. And, that, the faid. Committee tvill fit in the Council-Chamber-ef the Guildhall, London, on Wednefday the \\th infant, at Four o'clock in the Afternoon, to receive Propofals for the fame, of which more particular Information may be had ai the Comptroiitr s Office in the Guildhall aforefaid. . D. S E.AM AN, Comptroller. May 2, 1743. To the worthy Electors of the Borough of Southwark/ Gentlemen, J Return y>u my mojl fmcerrfhanks for yen* kind Appearance and generous Behaviour in giving me your independent Potes, by which I have ^.',:V a Mchrity At. the Poll 36. / tntreai the Continuance of ycur^ Favours ; and do affure you, that it fhall always be my corf ant Study to promote the true Intertfi of my Country, with the friSeJt Attentian to that of this Borough. I am, Gentlemen, Tour maf devoted humble Servant, WILLIAM HAMMOND. On cloftng the Poll lajl Qatar day, the Numbers wert, For Mr. Hammond, �  � - 7^4j Mr. Hume, --- 748. N. B. It was proposed at the opening the Poll an Saturday Morning, by the Friends of Mr. Hammond, to finijb the fame that Day, which was abjolutely refused by Mr. Hume and his Friends, the Re aforis for which ate too well known. - iviii)' 2, 1743. To the worthy Electors of the Borccgh of Southwahk. Gentlemen. > CJ^H K great Struggle ysu have made in Oppofitiott to undue Influence at this prefent Eleilion, mufi endear you to all true Lovers of your Country : Purfue your Purpojet with Vigour, and doubt not but they will be attended with Succefs. Tour fincere Friend, ._.PHILOPATRIJS. CT'HE Society ot Treajur*rs and H mjtees of the feveral Charity-Schools within the Bills of Mortality^ as alfo the Subfcribers to the faid Schools, intend to din4, together (at their own Expence) at the Crown 'Tavern iS Threadneedle-Street, London, on Thurfday next, the th infant^ being the Day of the Anniverfary Sermon, to be preaebi'd by the Bijhop of Oxford, at Chrif-Church, London.' Ihofe at the Eajl Emd of the Town are "dejsr'd to meet at Grejbam� College, and thofe at the Weft End under the Piazzas i* Covent-Garden, ky Ten o^Clock in, the Forenoon precifely, to proceed from thence to the Church, at the Head of the ClAldrtn* N. B. The Dinner will be ready exaHly at Three o'clock. CS~ ci & Commute fjr luting the Bridge- Houfi Lands do hereby give Notice, that they intend- tt left by feveral l*Ajts, for twer.ty-orftTears, the following lats, viz, 1. A Meffuage or Tenement on the Weft Side of the North End of London-Bridge, in the Occupation of Mr. Child. 2. A Meffuage or Tenement on the fame Side of the'faid Bridge, in the Occupation of Mr. Whitehorne. 3. A Meffuage or Tenement on the fame Side cf the fait Bridge, in the Occupation of Mr. Thomas Harris. 4. A Meffuage or Tenement on the.faine Side of the fatt\ Bridge, in the Occupation of Mr. Tull, a Hop-Merchant. 5. A Meffuage or Tenement on the fame Side of the faid Bridge, in the Occupation of Mr. Charles Kemp. 6. A Meffuage or Tenement on the fame Side of the fa. Bridge, in the Occupation of Mr. Richard Walkden. . 7. And on a Building-Leafe for ftxty-one Tears, fever Meffuages or Tenements in Great and Little Friday-Street^ late in the fevrral Occupations of Mr.John Boxwell, VintnerA Edward Smith, Vitlualler+ and Capt. Wells; and a fmaltt Tenement behind the fame i which faid Premifes were for' merly in Leafe to William Farr. And that the faid Committee will Jit in the Council-Chambe of the Guildhall, London, on Wednefday next, the $th of May^ at Four d1 Clock in the Afternoon, to receivedropofals for the fame; of which more particular Information, and printer Particulars, may be had at the Comptroller s Office in tl Bridge-Tard, Southnvark, on which faid printed Particulark all Perfons bidding for the above Lots are to write thiir\ Propofals. _JOS. PICKERING, Comptrtllen CT* H E Cba>tiabli Corporal on for Relef oj indaftrious Poor, &c. are to hold a General Court ai their Houfe in Spring-Garden on Friday the l%th infant^ at Eleven in the Forenoon, to confirm a Refolution take at their laft General Court to open the Transfer-Books oj^ the faid Corporation, and on other fpecial Affairs. _______ J�frn Nindv Sfr{tqry\ H E i ti N A-L L-G R E E N. * THE Truftees appointed by an Aft of Parliament, to make the Hamlet of Bethnall-Green. in the Par" of St. Dunitan, Stepney, in the- County of Middlefex,' a feparate a ditlinir P-riih, ami for ercdiing a Pariih Chursh therein, fie defired to meet vfon Friday next, the 6\h inflant, at Nine o'clock in the Morning, at the Town Houfe in St. John-Street, in the feid HamkcJ to execute the Purposes of the Tnift. _ Ehenezrr Mujfell, Churchwarden. Notice 'ji hereby gtveA,-> THAT the Prize Money for the Cocoaj due to the Officers and Stamen of his Majefty's Ship the Diaraoi will be paid ToVfionW the^d of Mi?y -zt Plymouth," to �U thofe who �.. now on ooird, by Mr.1 Fiftdiiundo Shrimpton; and to thofe who are notohl ' board, oil the firft T�efday in evexy Month 'afterwards, at Mr. iJsDfliawV| Office ortTowet-Hn),,London.i ,f- - - - ., - - ;-�  : .-, j fr'^tit. ;a old,  , /"T^HE RemainrJertof a.Leafe. above twenty^ ' J\  tri''e9'" Jfears .to come> of fitf Brkk Houfes, ani. leveral -Coach* Homes and;Qbksv'(laV^thb Eilite of George Taylor, deceas'd) fubje�Mc a Groind-Rent 6/3,5 P81" Anriu'fn, dtasxe is Graves ftc lass, Holfcoia in Finek-Lani, SHirhhai; -  . 3 ;