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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - January 5, 1746, London, Middlesex The General Advertifer. MONDAY, January 5, 174^7- Itealy January 3. MAIN tin the Downs, his .Ma-je%y$hip *Grey hound, Cbm-modbre$ifcYeJl, wi&a'she->reft or the Men jirify War, -and. Oot-ward-bound Ships, as in my laft. WindE.N.E.. N D ON. . .,. ^#.,____ing" Commodore Legg, in bislWajefty's 'Sc tSe' Captain, of 70 Guns, together wrtti the Sun-wand, and Dragon, of 60 Gahs each, failed from St. Helena, with * the Fleet of Merchant^ Ships under. their Convoy, botrhd teethe. Leeward IflanaVi' and Jamaica. H^Exceflency Henry Greenville,!: Efqj Governor of Bafbadofcs, embark'd on board the Captain, for his*Go- Jjfefterday JusMsjefty, theiivRoyal -Highneffes. the Prince .and Princcfa of Wales, the Duke of Cumberland., and the Princefs Amelia, went to f&e Chapel Royal* and heard a Sermon preach'd by the Rev. Dr. Gaily, Reaor bf St. Giles's. The fame Day there was a very grand Levee.-at -his Royal Highness the Duke's Apartments. It is faid that the French Court are endeavoring at this JTime to ftir up the Difafle&ed in Scotland : to prevent 'cttr Troops going abroad, for the. Service of the Common Cadfe ; and for thaf,.Ehd have.lately pot on Shore, from, on beard their Privateers; a Number of Emifiaries, f�r-nifhed with large Sums of Money,-to betray the poor, unalterable -Wretches of that Country into certain Ruin. On Saturday laft Mr. Claverly, one of his Majefty's -\^9leflengers was-fenf Exprefs from his Grace the D^ke of �^NewcaiUe's Office for Edinburgh. . We are informed, that his Royal Highnefs the Duke of Cumberland is to be allowed by the States of Holland 10,000 L per Annum, as Generaliffimo. of the Allied Army. ..^Srjthpny Sawyer, Efq; (Son of CoL Sawyer, and Ne-.feuew Jo_Anthony Duncomb, Efq; Member of Parliament 'forjDowcton) jvbo was fent to Sooilaod with the Military 4&eB from Whit8ha#, as iteputy Raymaft# to the Forces �iniploy'd agalnft the Rebels, was fome time lince married ttoi|fej",to the CountefsDowager of March, a Daughter to tfce fate Earl of Rutherglcn, and Sifter to the Countefs of iCjplEle t'with whom he had a Fontune of upwards of 20,000 1. On Thurfday laft Mr. Moore, an eminent Malfter at Kingfton in Surry, was married to Mifs Polly Alexander, of the fame Place, a beautify young Lady with a very large Fortune. On Saturday laft his. Grace the Duke of Montague, Mafter of the Ordnance, arrived in Town from his Seat Tat Ditton in Surrey. w On Saturday Night Mr. Fraizer -arrived in Town from Scotland, under the Car* of Mr. Chandler, one of his Majefty's Meffengers. He is to be a Witncfs againft the Lord Lovat- ' " * '\ ' We learn from Portfmouth,: that the Corporation there, to (hew how fenfibfe they were of the great Service Admiral Warren has done the Nation, in the Redu&ion of Cape BretOB, complimented him, while he was there, with an Offer of being made a Burgefs; which he, with his wonted Good-Nature and Affability, accepted of, to the great Satisfaction of the Corporation. On Saturday came Advice, that the Italian 'Gaily, Waanell, from Newfoundland for London, is taken and carried into St. Maloes, by a Privateer of zb Gdns a�d 300 Men. The Charming Molly, Wholly, from Newfoundland for Dartmouth, is taken and carried into Granville. The James, Loyd, from Newfoundland toTopfham, is alfo taken and carried into Granville. On Friday )aft died, Aged 87, at her Houfe in Queen-ftreet, Weftminfter, Mrs. Siccomb, Mother to Captain . Siccomb, to whom (he has left near to,ooo I. On Saturday died, at her Lodgings in King-ftreet, Gol-^den-fquare, Madam Hjunilton, Rehtt of �-. Hamilton, Efq; formerly Agent to the late Duke Hamilton. On Friday Night laft Mr. Saunders, a Carrier in the Borough of Southwark, on his retiyn home, was feiz'd with an Apopleftick Fit, and djcdlnftantly. Friday Night fome Rogues, b/ Cutting a Holein the Window Shutters of a Silver Smith's Shop near the Top of,, the Hay-Market, ftole feveral Tbirfg* of confiderable Value. Yefter#y died Mils Chitty, on�ofth6 Maids- of Ho-nou r to her Royal H ighnefs the Princcfs. of Wales; � Op Saturday laft was buried in a gr ahd inaptier. at, Putney Church, theCorpfe o�Mrs. Gtbbb�^La"d^ of Edward Gibbon, Efqj M^terJ^f Parl^ment;for aathamjs. jtoji, lately an Alderman ^f tfiis?City. i - Trom the London Gazette. .'^ Whitehall, Jan. TheiKiBg has been pleafed to grant unto the Raght^Hon. StephelfcXord Ilchefter, Baron cf Woodford Strartgewaya in the. County of Dor let, "a^nd then'Jj-l. ^ IlluftriQiis far, and wide.- L B, VI. Ungrateful KatxnkAQVl&r*. Rojtal Herp^if'^^he goes amidlt the thick-flying.Dam"of-^-^ -  voutly pray for -Turn tO^iH^ ixalti long all the Shields of the-Earth . | ^ x . 7, Do not the. refaud Mr^n^^^'a^i^ff^^e Enjoyment of (our Religior^,La^s,r^J>tiri^^RJ5e:rties) defervt to be valued till they^^V^lg^^^n^wreJled from, as well aajrea;iy'*I^frf�fe4l^*?;l|rai^^>t nwft thankfully adort the- Givtr^md. i^h^g^'Piirpofes to reform, own our Forfdwre^^r^^.ffir^fheail-prevail' ing Mediator, mtrea^ tha*^g^�^^^/arv. he h$s.given, may be a Defence, and th^hfml^f ?vonld.:be a. falfe and perfidious towards the Moji High? For are-not-the Vows of God upon us that we would be more concerned for his Glory, and render unto God the Things that ai� God's ? How diametrically oppofite will it be if we fro-phane his lblemn Faft, or but hypocritically obfefve it refilling to be reformed ? May it not then moil righteoully fay, Ah, I will eafe me of mine Adverfaries, I .will avenge me of mine Enemies ! Therefore by all thefe Reafons, honoured Countrymen, be moved to fet your Face and Heart to feek the Lord, for it is your Lift-Call to mind what great Things he hath wrought for his People when penitently fought nnto^-- �-� Revive the late Senie thereof by meditating on that elc gantly poetic as wcl; as divine Compofure, Pfa. 124 � �� - Revive it by reading what our Protellant Brethren ia France have been fuffering by Pop'Jh Cruelties, thefc thret Tears paft *, and by keeping in Mind Britain"s Memorial againfl Popery.--O fear! left- yoa provoke him to Anger who can reverfethe"Scene ina Moment.-^Let ttfitaisi's Remembrancer be your Counfellor*," but efpecially the D/-vine Oracle*, (O benighted Wales! would God thy Dwellings were e nbghtned with then)]) there you'll bejl ftfby Examples, Tnat the Eyes of the Lord run to and'fro throughout the tohol'. Earth, toThcw himfelf firovg in the Behalf of them whofe Hearts are perfeft [truly upright] towards him. And that thofe who hon:ur him, he wi4 honour, but that thofe who dtfjife him, Ihall be Uj^ffy * Vide a late valuable Piece entitled, Popery alwavsthe fame ; a Btok one Great-Britain. oud vjifh to- fee i.i every Family in, K now or R U late cf St -5- P ~? S. Luke's, Midd3efej^ BAN Hsnry Geutjes, Merchant. James Wallas,~of Kirkland, near Kirby-KendaJL County of Wefthiorland, Malfter. in the AD Y ERTISEM ENTSVe uken in for this Paper, ^ UoifD'8 Coffbs-House, in Lombard-Street. ;