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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - August 5, 1845, London, Middlesex RRIVED his Majeft/s Ship Ludlow-Caftle, from Oftend, and remains with the Prince George, Duke, Dover, Milford and Pool Men of War, vEcna Firefliip, and Young Noll Privateer j Sally, Lane; Bedford, Draper; Humphry, Wilkinfon ; Theo-phiJa, Godard; Shirley, Thomp-fon ; Nancy, Glafe; Lucretia, Read, for Jamaica; Richmond, Prefton, for Mahon ; Ranger, Blake, for Gibraltar ; Ofwedo, Waddel, for New-York ; Onflow, Keates, for Newfoundland. Put back Mermaid, Malbon ; and jnduftry, James, for Virginia ; King George, Collhard, for Antigua ; Dublin-Merchant, Thomas, for Dublin. Arrived Sweeupeggy, Arbuchnot, from New-Caitle, for Weymouth ; Sarah, Holies, from Ditto, for Pool. Wind E.N.E. Deal, Augujl 3. Sailed this Morning his Majefty's Ships Milford, Pool and Ludlow-Caftle to the Weftward. Remain his Majeity's Ships Prince George, Duke, Dover, j�tna Firefhip, and: the Outward-bound, with the Phillis, Long, for Newfoundland ; and the Unity, Scot, for Stilly. Wind N.'N.E. LONDON. ExtraSi of a private Letter from the Hague, dated Augujl 10, N.S. ' According to our Advices from Hanover, Conferences ' were held there, till the 29th of July, between Count * Kevenhuller, Second Embaifador from Bohemia to the ' Dyer, of Election, Baron Erthal, Firft Embaffador to the ' {aid Dyet from the Eleclor of Mentz, and tne King of '�Great-Britain's Minilters; which Conferences turned on' * the AfLir of the Election, particularly the reftoring the ' Activity of the Vote of Bohemia. We cannot tel] what * was theRefult of thofe Conferences, our Advices varying * concerning it. Some lay that every thing has been fettled ' in fuch a manner, as to make one hope for a fpeedy * Election ; but others allure this Eledtion meets with fo * many Obftacle?, that it is not likely to come on before ' the End of September. Our Letters from Francfort do * indeed fay, that the Embaffadors continue to a; rive there * fucceffively ; but as feveral of them are yet wanting, and * no body can tell when they will arrive, fo they cannot * determine what Day the Seflions will be opened for the �, Election. � We are farther told from Hanover, that Count Konigf- * feld> the Bavarian Mimfter, has likewife frequent Con- * ferences' with the Britifb and Hanoverian Minilters,- par- * ticularly with the Earl of Harrington : But it is pretended, * that the Elector his Mafter does not mean to give his ' Troops, unlefs it be to join them to thofe of the Circles � of the Empire, in cafe an Affociation can be brought * to bear. ' They write from Munich, that feditions Bills have been * found ftuck up at the Doors of the Churches, and feveral * great Houfes, containing in Subftance, That thofe ivho 4 have given bad Advice to the Elector mufl be torn in * Pieces, &c. fince which the Guards have been doubled, � Soldiers patrol about the Streets both Day and Night, and � Centinels are polled at proper Places to prevent riotous ' Affemblies. Orders wert iffued at tie fame time for the * Regiment of Thoring to march up immediately to Mu- * nich. The Veldt-Marfhal Count Seckendorff, againft * whom the People feem to be highly exafperated, has been * obliged to take the neceflary Precautions for the Safety of � his Perfon, and double his Guard at Nymphenbourg. � Baron de B-is in the fame Cafe, and dares not ven- * ture out of Doors without an Efcorte. In Ihort, the Peo-� pie are in a great Ferment, and a total Change of Mca- * Aires feems to be at hand. ^ . ' As to the Motions of the Armies in Bohemia, there is * nothing of any Confequtnce to be faid at prefect. If 4 we may credit Advices from Berlin, the King,of Pruffia * has fome great Project in his Head, and will itrike another * Blow when his Enemies Ieaft exped it. ' Things remain in the Tame Situatiglf on the Rhine, 4 and by all Appearance will continue fo fome Weeks ' longer. It is from Flanders and ItalyT that we muft look * for important News. In tbe mean time it is currently * reported, and Advices from good*Hands allure, that the * French are a&ually befieging Oftend. Yefterday Morning Admiral Vernen, attended with a grand Retinue, fet out from his Houfe in Jermyn-ftreer, St. James'j, for Portfmouth, where he is to hoift his Flag on Board the Princefs Royal a 90 Gun Ship, in order to command the Squadron defigned for a fecret Expedition. We hear that Admiral Anfon will hoift his Flag on Board the Prince George, a 90 Gun Ship now in the Downs, who with feven others of the Line will fail in a few Days for the Relief of Oftend. Friday laft the Chancellor of the Dutchy of Lancafter appointed the Rev. Mr. James Warburton to the Reclory of Audlem in the County of Cheller, void by the Deceafe of the laft Incumbent. Admiral Vernon has appointed Mr. Ramfey, Clerk of the Securities to the Hon. the Commiffioners of Excife, to be his Secretary, a Place, worth 5001. a Year. His Majefty's Ship the Wezel is arrived [n the Downs' from a Cruize, and has brought in a Dutch,Ship.from Flufhing, laden with Powder, Shot, and other. warlike Stores, which he took eff Dungenefs. The Francis, Ricbardfon, from Oftend for1 Cork, is taken off the LandVEnd, by the Mercury, a French Man ef War, and carried into Breft. We hear from Carmarthenfhire, that Richard Gwynne, of Galiani, Efq; a Gentleman well attached to the true In-tereft of his King and Country, intends to offer himfelf a a Candidate for that County at the next Election, in the . room of Sir Nicholas Williams, Bart, deceafed. MO N DAY, 'August 5. 1745. -~ Extraci of a Letter from Mr. Thomas Fea, Firf-Lieutenant .fif the Southwell Privateer, novo lying at Erifiol, to his t Father at London, dated July 30. � This will inform ybtt of our Arrival aMhis Place in a ' veryftatter'd Condition. The r6th we Company � with the Sheeriri& Privateer of thii Place, about Sixteen * Leagues from ^dfeiffe. We fell in with two French ' jMeja of Mfar w 40 Guns, sww^ahout 400 Men each. ' ^V$*ngaged 'em for three Hours and an half, Yard-Arm � and-Yard-Arro. We had 5*2 Meii kill'd and wounded, ' and Lwas among the .latter,, but thank God, am out of � Danger ; tho* believe I {hall not be able to walk in lefs * than a Month. I defire no greater Pleafure than to have one Stroke more at them to revenge the Damage we have ' fuftained, which is vtry confiderable. There is not a ' Mali, Yard/6r Shrowd but what is wounded : But I be-' lievc their Damage is greater than ours. We ihot away ' their Mainrtop-fail-yard and Fore-yard, and fired her * Fore-fail three time9. Our Starboard Side is beat all to * Pieces, and our Ports bjeing all in one, we laid her upon ' the Careen. As we ^chiefly fired at her Hulk fhe was * obliged to fheer off, aSijdid the other from the Sheernefs, ' and we being fo much damaged in our Mails and: Rig- * g'Dg, (the Fore-yard, Main-yard and Mizen-top-maft ' being all difabled)" we could not follow them, or elfe we * fhouJd furely have taken them. I am, cff>.' On Saturday in the Afternoon Marfhal Belleifle and his Brother embarked on Board the William and Mary Yacht at Greenwich for France. Friday Night died, much lamented by all his Acquaintance, Mr. John Johnfon, an eminent Sugar-Baker at Paul's Whaf. Yefterday the Body of a Woman meanly drefs'd was taken out of the New-River-Head, and now lies in Cler-kenwell Church-yard to be own'd. Yelterday Morning about three o'Clock a Fire broke out in the Back-fhop of Mr. Huffey, a Hatter, in Bamaby-ftreet, Southwark, but by timely Affiltance, was prevented from doing any great Danger. Yelterday was married at St. Mary Magdalen Bermond-fey, Southwark, Mr. Clerk, a wealthy Cual-Merchant, in Rotherhith, to Mifs Todd, only Daughter of Mr. To id, an eminent Ship-builder, a beautiful young Lady with a Fortune of 5000 1. Saturday laft George Robinfon was committed to the New Goal, Southwark, on a (Irong Sufpicion ef muidering his W fi v Camberwell the Day before. This Day at RUCKHOLT-HOUSE will be a Grarrtr-Cnoert of Vocal and inftmmei.tal MUSiCK, as ufual. Admiitance in the Morning is. 6 d. In the Afternoon 6 d. As the reducing that important Place Cape Breton, callr-for the Attention of every True-born Englifh Subjecl, to fhew their grateful Acknowledgments to thofe worthy Commanders Commodore WARREN and General PEP-PEREL, and in Remembrance of thofe brave Englijh Tars that ventur'd their Lives in Defence of their Country, the Proprietor of the New-Wells, Goodman's-Fields, has out of a du� Regard to the Nobility, &c. that have ho-nour'd him with their Company, prepar'd an exadt Re-pre:entation of the Storming, Cannonading, Bombarding and Taking, Fort Lonijbourg, 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 him with their Company--N.B. To begin thif, and"every Evening at Five o' Clock. From the London Gazette. Copenhagen, July 31, A7. S. The Princefs Royal of Denmark has already begun to receive the Ladies who come to pay their Court to her. The King of Sweden is expefted this Day at Helfmgbourg. Hague, Aug. \o, N.S. By Letters from Zealand there is Advice, mat the Tranlports and Convoy, with the Troops and Stores for Oftend, arrived happily in that Road lalt Saturday Evening, the 7m Inftant. Advices from Flanders mention, that Five and twenty or thirty Battalions of French, with a confiderable Train of Artillery, the whole under the Command of General Lowendaln, are in March for Oftend, in order to form the Siege of that Place; and the neighbouring Country was obliged to fur-nifh five thoufand Pioneers lor that Purpofe. a Detach ment of fix hundred Men, that was going from Antwerpt by Water, to throw itfelf into Dendermonde, has Leen obliged to return unfuccefsful, with the Lois of a Bilander with fome Dutch Troops. Major Harrel, who commanded the Detachment, was killed. Of end, Augujl 11. The Enemy have unmasked two Batteries, conlilting of fix Pieces of Cannon, three of which flanked the Harbour, the other three the Quay and Paffage out of 1 own ; they kept a fmart Fire for three Hours, but as they have not fired fince Ten o'Clock this Morning, it is fuppofed a Battery of the Town has fitenced them*. We expedt a firong Fire fro*m the Enemy by Tomorrow Night, or Friday Morning, afe they are treating a Bomb Battery ab6ut five hundred Yards from the Glacis. "BanX-Stock no> Price. India Ditto 178. South-Sea Stock 106, 1 4th. Ditto Old Annuities, 109 1 half. Ditto New 107.3 4ths a 7 8ths. Three per Cent. Annuities 88 1 4th-a 3 8ths a 1 4th* �� Ditto 1742, 88 1 4th a 3 8ths a it 4ths. Ditto 174$ ^nd >744> 1 4(h a 3 8th$ a 1 4th.1 Ditto, i745,:88 i,'ha|f a 3 4ths. Million Bank 115. " Equivalent j \o 1 half. Royal Affurance 82 1 half. London Affurance 11 � 8th. Engliih Copper 5 1. Seven per Cent, Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent. Ditto no Price. Bank-Circulation 5 1. 5 s. India Bonds 1 1. 4 s. a 3 s. Preni, . Three and a half Salt Tallies 5 1 4th a 1 half Difc. 'Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders no Price. Three per Cent. Ditto no Price. Lottery Tickets 101.15 s. 6 d.Pr. Life Annuities 14 Years Purchafe. Jofeph Martindate, la* of Fore-ftreet/ in the City of London, Victualler 1 aft� 8h WatCr thiS ^ 3t JLondtm-Bridge � '3 Minutes NEW WELLS. AT the New Wells, near the London' O Sftto, CUrkenwell, thu anderery Evening (during the SuBU S%* met Sekfon) will be prefented Variety of New Performances, viz. Tumbling by Mr. Williams, Mr. Rayner, and Mr. Hough. Rope-Dancing by the celebrated Mifs Rayner, who-walks op a Slanting Rope 100 Feet long, from the Bottom of the'Stage to the f| Upper Gallery. Variety of New Songs by Mr. Brett, Mifs Lincoln, and Mifs Vaux. Several Grand Dances, Serious and Comic The famous Young GIANT will perform the Part of the SMier, in the Soldier, Sailor t Tinier, Taylor, and Buxom Joan of Dtp ford. The Whole to Conduce with anew Entertainment of Mufick, call** BACCHUS and CIRC E. -InterfoersM with a new Piece in Grotefque Characters, call'dl As You Like It j or, Harlequin's Whim. Bacchus by Mr. Brett; Circe by Mifs Lincoln j The Character of Harlequin by Mr - Rofoman } Servant by Mr. Hough ; Colombine by Mr9. Hough. Tie Scenes, Machines, Mpfick, and Drtjfts, all entirely New* To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock .Each Perfon will be admitted for a Pint of WINE or PUNCH. To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock. %* Every Evening there will be new Performances. S A D L ER's-W ELLS. AT Sadler*s-Welh, adjoining to the New River Head, IJlington, this and every Evening (during tfl  SummerSeafon) will be 'the Usual Diversions of that Place. Confifting of Rope-Dancing by the celebrated Madem. FCerman, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman and MaSer Francis. Tumbling by Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman, Mafter Francis, and Monf. Pierot Pas Tomba. Dancing (both Serious and Comic) by Mr. Davenport, Mr. Miles, Mr. Pelling, Mr. Olbeldifton, Mr. Gra-nier, Monf. Janno, Mafter Granier, Mrs. Miles, Mis. Bullock, Mrs. ^ Davenport, Mrs. Freeman, Mifs Granier, Mrs. Vallois, and Mafter and Mifs Morris, particularly Several new Grand Dances. Variety of new Songs by Mr. Heemikirck. and Mifs Hillier. To which will be added, a New Grand Entertaisment of Singing and Dancing, call'd JASON and MEDEA. * " WITH _ The Taking q� the Golden Fleece, and Defraying the A / * nuij Duiiji 7 L With feveral New Scenes in Grotefque Chandlers, callM * , - ' The REVELS of HARLEQUl'N; q /' To Conclude with The Nuptials p/HARLEQUIN in the Temple o/HYMEN. j The Scenes, Claatbs, Mvfici, and other Decorations entirely New. To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock. ' I For SALE by the CANDLE, At the MARINE Coffee-Houfe in Birchin-Lant,3| On Friday next, at Five o'Clock in the Afternion, SUNDRY Druggets, Silk.Cambtets, and Spanifli Cloths, damaged on Board the Poftillion, Capt. Uriten-berg. Likewife Holland*, Lawns, and Cambricks; 200 Ifozen of Scotch and Silk Handkerchiefs j 100 Pieces of Fuftians, Evjrlaftings , Barragons, Plads, Shalloons and Shags; ready-made Shirts a�d Shifts, Silk Lace, &c. &c. The Goods above-mentioned to be feen at Mr. bell's Warehoufe in Aldermary Churoh-Yard, Sow-Lane, Cbcaffdt, from this Morning to the Time of Sale. JOHN BELL, Broker. For SALE by the CANDLE, At LLOYD'S Coffee-Houfe in Lombard-Street, On Wedntfday next, at Twelve 0"'Clock at Noon, THE Ship Katherike, a French Prize, Square-fternM, Foreign-built, Burthen 200 Tons more or lefs, now lying at Cburcb-Hole, Thomas Williams^ late Commander. Inventories to be feen on Board, and at the Place of Sale. Te be Sold by SAMUEL BROOKS, Broker. To be heard of Daily at his Office (for Alluring -Ships and Merchandize) in PopeVHead Alley agairrft the RoyaJ-Exchange j or at Lloyd's Coffee-houfe in Lombard-ftreet. For SALE by the CANDLE, : At LLOYD'S Coffee-Houfe in Lombard-Street, On,Wednefday next, at Twelve 0'Clock at Noon, TjHE good Ship Batchetrr, with fix Guns, Square-ftern'd, Plantation built and iheathed, Burthen 190 Tons more or lefs, wish good Dimenfions, now.lying afliore at Eajl-Lant Stairs, -Wood-rife, Commander. Inventories to be feen on Board, and at the , ,|,,n Place of Sale. To be Sold by SAMUEL BROOKS, Broker. X 1 x On Thurfday next will be piblijbed. Beautifully printed on a fine Paper, in a neat Pocket Volume, in Twelves, Price bound 3 s, TH E Secret HISTORY of PERSIA ? Containing a particular Account, not only of that Jtingdem, but alio rf-the moft confiderable States of Afia ; with the Characters of their Princes, and other Perfons diftinguiihed by their Birth, Rank, Qualities or Employments. Tranflated from the French Otyguul, With a KEY*, and fome Explanatory Notes. � Vitiit Nemo fine najcitur, tptimus ill* Qui minimis urgetur. Horat, Printed for M. Cooper in Pater-nofter Row. ADVERTISEMENTS are taken in for this Paper, at Lloyd's Coffee-House, in Lombard-ftreet. ;