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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - August 3, 1845, London, Middlesex n 3344, SATURDAY, August 3, 1745. Deal, Auguft 1. ^HE King George, Colfcard, (or Antigui { Mermaid, Malbon, for Virginia ; St. George Privateer, and feveral of the Outward-bound are under fail (or the Weftwarfi. Remain his Majefty's Ships the Prince Geojgty Dujce, Dover, Milford, Pool, and'~Mfa& Fire-fiiip; the Young Noli Privateer, the Ships for Jamaica, and other Outward-bound Ships. � Man of War, and feveral Tran-fportsare'now in fight, from Oftend. Wind Eaft. Grave/end, Auguji i. Pafs'd by the Bridget, Norton, from Monderrat; Dragon, Ryan, from South Carolina; and White Lion, Vanderline, from Zurickzee. The Real Gaily, Phillips; and the Diamond, Goatly, from Genoa, are arrived at Leghorn. The Banftead, Whiting, from London, at Virginia. The Greenwich, Gilby ; and Rachael, Perkins, from London, at Newfoundland. The Sally, Cole ; and Drake, Archer, from Cagliari, at ditto. The Monmouth, Twentyman, from Virginia, at Le-verpool. LONDON. 'Yefterday arrived the Mails due from Holland and Flanders. t ExtraSl of a Letter from Genoa, July 23, NJ$. � Th$ Junction of the Jnfant Don Philip's Army with * that commanded by the Duke of Modena, was en-� tirely effected the 20th Inttant, and we reckon that they � marched forwards Yetferday to attack the Enemy. Ac-� cording to the Plan of Operations fettled by the infant, � his Royal Highnefs will give them Battle if they wait for * him, and lay Siege to 7 ortona if they retire. The Re- * publick's Army advances with the Spaniards and Neapo- * litans, and canfifts of 18000 Men, well armed and ' equipped, and as eager for Aclion as Veteran Troops. � As foon as Don Philip's and Count Gage's Armies were * joined, the Auftrian General, Count Schulenberg, threw * two Bridges a-crofs the Po near the Place where the Ta-*. naro falls into it, and fent over all h * heavy Baggage to * Meda, Cairo and St. Nazario ; after which his Excel- * lency joined his Troops to thofe of the King of Sardi- * nia near Monte-Caitello and Bafignana, between the Po * and the Tanaro. ' As 'tis not unlikely that an Attempt may be made to 4 bombard this City, we have fufficiently provided againft * it, there being aftually 300 Pieces of Cannon in Battery, * ready to fire upon any Squadron that fhall draw near the � Port with fuch an Intention. � The Britifh Conful and the King of Sardinia's Agent, embarked here laft Sunday with their Families, for � Leghorn, on board the Leverpool, an Englifh Man of � War. They write from Breflau, that the Veldt Marflial Baron Buddenbrock fet out the 29th of laft Month, N.S. from Schweidnitz for the Army, the King of Pruffia defigning to �employ him in the Enterprise for which he has paffed the Elb. They add, that Lieutenant General NafTau is marched for Neuftadt, having firft reinforced the Potts of Zregen-h'als, Ottmachau and Patfchkau, in order to fecure the Lower Silefia entirely from the Jncurfions of the Huhga-rion Infurgents. We hear from Berlin, that a Courier from the Prufljan Army in Bohemia pafled thro' that City the 31 It of July, N.S. going to the reigning Prince of Anhalt-Deffau, with Difpatches which the King has charged him to deliver into that Prince's own Hand. This Courier delivered fome Letters at Berlin, which leave the Publick in Expectation of fome great Event, as the following Expreflions are found in thofe Letters; ' The King is meditating an En-� terprizt, which, by all Appearances, will make a great * Noife. in the World. We cannot yet teli what the Na- * ture oT it may be, nor where, nor how it is to be exe-� cuted. It is not his Majefty's Cultom to blab out his De- * figns, but can't be long before we know mdre of the * Matter. According to Letters from Francfort, Baron Keffelftadt, firft Embaflador from the Elector of Mentz, arrived there the 3d Inftant, N.S. and brought Word that his Electoral Highnefs would arrive towards the End of the Month. The Grand Duke of Tuicany's Army continued in the fame Pofition on the Right of the Neckar, and the French Army remains between Oggerfheim and Franckendahl. Letters from Vienna advife, that the Queen has given Orders to fequefter all the Eftates and Effects of the Ge-rioele in her Dominions. They add, that the Body of Pruffian Troops that advances up to Cofel, has retired from it, notbeing able to undertake the Siege for Want'of Artillery, and 'tis faid, it is gone to join the Corps under Lieutenant General Naffau. * Extrac! of a Letter �from Brujfels, 6, N.S.  We have received Advice, that the French have marked out a Camp at Greimbergue, on the Left Side ' of the Canal of Vilvorden, and that their Monarch is to 4 take up his Quarters at the Abbey of Affleghem. The Deputies of the States of Brabant, who returned to the �. French Army to treat about the Contributions, came * back the 3d Inftant, with a "Report that bis rnoft Chriftian * Majefty exacts of this Dutchy One Million Two Hundred � Thoufand Florins, payable at two Terms. The States * affemble again this Day, in order to come to a final Re-'folutio'n about thir Affair;'"and 'tis generally thought ' that they will follow the Regulation made in the Year * 1711 - * The 4th Inftant in the Evening Count Kaunitz receiv'd ' Advice, that the Blockade of Dendermond Was quite formed ; that the King of France was at Affleghem near Aloft, and, that it was to be feared the. Enemy were feekinjl to cut off our Communication with Antwerp. Our Governor has doubled the Guards at all the Polls, and laid under Water the Meadows without the Gate of Flanders. The Head Quarters of the Allies are now at Vilvorden, and their Camp is very ttrong, both by its natural Situation and the Intrenchments thrown up at the Avenues to it; and it has been reinforced by the 5000 Men that were expected from Namure. Neverthclefs, we are afiured that the Court thinks of removing from hence in a few Days. Count de la Uppe having iffued out of Namure at the Head of a Detachment, let Fire to the great Magazines of Forrage which the Enemy had at Huy.  Advices from diners Places on the Frontiers fay, that the Troops which were in the Neighbourhood of Valenciennes, Maubeuge, Binch, &c. have begun their March for Alface, and that they make up a Body of 30,000 Men. The Report of the French King's fpeedy Return to Versailles, which we were amufed with a few Days ago, feems to be quite deftitute of any Foundation; that Prince wanting to make his Entry here, as we are told he  has declared, before he leaves the Netherlands. Yefterday the Lords of the Admiralty appointed Captain Smith, an old experienced Officer, to be Commander of the Devonfhire Man of War of 80 Guns, lately launched at Woolwich. This Day will be launch'd at Sheernefs the Nottingham Man of War, of which Lord Graham is appointed Commander. The Whitehaven, Forfter, from Maryland, for London, is taken by the French, and carried into Breft. The Neptune Privateer, Capt. Taylor, belonging to Dartmouth, is taken by fome French Men of War, and carried into Port Louis. It is faid that three or four other fmall Englifh Privateers, are taken by the fame Ships. We hear that the Ships employed to tranfport the Troops to Oftend, are ordered to repair immediately to Gravefend, and wait there for farther Orders. On Wednefday laft the Dublin Yacht, Capt. Weller, faiPd from Portfmouth, with the Ships bound for Ireland. Yefterday came Advice, that the Gireghtigreid, a Dutch Eaft-India Ship was arrived in Holland ; who left off Iceland, 14 Sail more of Dutch India-men. We hear, that the Prince of Wales, Capt. Pclly, an Englifh Indiaman, is with the above Fleet. Yefterday Wine, Beer, and other Provifions, were put on Board one of his Majefty's Yatchs at Dover, who is to carry over Marflial Belleifle and his Brother next Monday to France. Yefterday Morning at Twelve o'CIock Mr. Piper, a Brewer, on Bread-ftrect Hill, fet out from the Pod-Office in Lembard-ftreet, to walk to Andover in Hampfhire, which is 70 Miles in 17 Hours for 501. Laft Sunday died at Ifliogton Mr. Briggs, an eminent and wealthy Brafier and Copperfmith in Southwark, reputed very rich. Yefterday Morning died at South Lambeth of an Information, Mr. Jufeph Carte, a Gentleman poffef'd of a plentiful Fortune, and well-efteemed among the Learned for hit Knowledge of the Clafficks. On Tuefday laft the 501. Plate at Reading, for Five and Six Year Olds was won by a Horfe of Mr. Siddall's. And the Thurfday's Plate of 501. was won by the Earl of Portmore's Horfe Trip. Mr. Dogget's Badge, given in Honour of the Firft of Auguft, is to be Rovv'd for again on Monday next; there being a Difpute, as we mention'd Yefterday. Yefterday about 10 o'CIock in the Forenoon, a Man and Woman who had been drinking at "a Gin-Shop near Spital-Fields Church, quarrell'd, the Woman gave the Man two or three Blows, which he return'd, and ltruck her on the Head fo violently, that fhe fell down, and died inllantly. The Man made his Efcape; and.the Woman is now lying in Spital-fields Watch-houfe. The wonderful Young Giant will perform on the Ropr-every Evening, this Week, at the New-Wells near the London-Spaw, Clerkenwell 5 likewife the celebrated Mifs Rayner, will dance on the Slanting Rope which is 100 Feet long, from the Bottom of the Stage to the Upper-Gallery, with two lighted Flambeaux in her Hands. Tumbling by Mr. Williams, Mr. Hough, and Mr. Rayner ; with Variety of Comic Dancing, particularly the plater's Wed. ding.--The whole to conclude with a New Entertainment of Mufick, call'd, Bacchus and Circe ; interfpers'd with a new Piece call'd As you like it, or Harlequin's Whim. As the reducing that important Place Cape Breton, calls-for the Attention, of every True-born Englifh subject, to fbew their grateful Acknowledgments to thofe worthy Commanders Commodore WARREN and General PEP, PEREL, and in Remembrance of thofe brave Englifh Tars that ventur'd their Lives in Defence of their Country, the Proprietor of the New-Wells, Goodman's-Fields, has out of-a due Regard to the Nobility, &c. that have ho-nour'd him with their Company, prepar'd an exact Re-prefentation of the Storming, Cannonading, Bombarding and Taking, Fort Lauijbourg, with the Landing Commodore Warren ; and will in Honour of that great Exploit, exhibit feveral curious Fireworks which he hopes will be to the Satisfaction of all thofe that will honour mm with their To begin this,, and every Evening at Five o' Clock, High Water this. Day at London-.bridge at 35 Minutes after 3._ "Bank-Stock 144. India Ditto 177 3 4ths a 1 half a 178. South-Sea Stock 106. Ditto Old Annuities 109 1 half a 1 4th a 58ths. Ditto New 1073 4ths a xo8. .......- f ' ' a in ... 1...... Three per Cent. Annuities 88 1 4th a i half. DitW 1742, 88j 1 4th a 1 half. Ditto 1743, and '744� 88 1 4th a 1 half. Ditto 1745, 88 1 half a 3 4ths. Millioft Bank 115. Equivalent 110 1 half. Royal Aflurance 82 1 half. London Affurance 11 1 8th. Englifh Copper 5 1. Seyen per Cent. Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent. Ditto no Price. Bank Circulation rto Pried. India Bonds 1 1. 53. a 2 s. 33 s. Prem. Three and a half Salt Tallies 6853 4ths Difc. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders no Price. Three per Cent. Ditto no Price. Lottery Tickets 10 1. 16 s. Pr. Life Annul* ties 14 1 4th a 14 Years Purchafc. MARYBONE-GARDENS, On Monday next, and every Day (nvben the Wtathtr e, taken by the Garland Privateer, Capt. RtbtrrTavernir, Commander, a very fine Sailor, Sqoare-ftern'd, Foreign-built, Burthen 100 Tons more or leis, now lying at Horjlydovm Upper Chain, Inventories ro be bad on board the faid Ship* at Sam's Coffee-hufe near the Cuftom-houfe, at the Place of Sale, and of D.H.S. AUGIER, Broker. Certainly nothing can he a clearer Proof of the Excellency of any Commodity than the Approbation it meed oppoiite Grays-Inn, Holborn; Mr. Meadows in Cornhill j Mrs. Cooper m Pater- nofter Row ; Mr. Reeves iri Fleet-ftreet; Mr. Dodiley in Pall-Mai! ; and Mr. Chapelle in Bond-ftreet. On Thurfday next will be publijhetk, Beautifully printed on a fine Paper, in a neat Pocket Vilume, in Tiuelvej, Price bound 3 s, THE Secret HISTORY of PERSIA. Containing a particular Account, not only of that Kingdom, but alfo of the rnoft confiderabk States of Afia \ with the Characters of their Princes, and other Perfons diftinguimed by their Birth, Rank, Qualities or Employments. Tranflated from the French Original, With a KEY, and fome Explanatory Notes. ~-.Vitiit Nemo fine nafcitur, optimut ille Sfui minimis urgetur. Horat. Printed for m. Cooper in Pater-nofter Row. ADVERT-ISE MEN TS arc taken in lor this-Paper, at Lloyd's Coffj-e-Hovse, in JLornbard-ftrtet, ..... .- ; > ;