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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - May 16, 1845, London, Middlesex Tlie General Advertifer. THURSDAY, May 16, 1745- Deal, May 14. HIS Morning the Dutch Man of War failed for the River. Came down the Dragon Privateer ; the, Midford, Row, for Antigua ; the Allen, Siflbn, for Virginia ; and remain with theDuke and Fowey Men oi. War, Baltimore Sloop, and the Outward-bound. Wind S.byE. Grave/end, May 14. Pafs'd by the Mary and Dorothy, Killock, from Lifbon ; the Hannah Juftina, Arvis, from Stockholm ; Mary, Martin, from Philadelphia ; and the Gibraltar Packet, Wright, from Antigua. The Catherine, M'Cleland, from St. Kitts, is arrived at Kinfale, in 30 Days. The Hope, Rofs, from Barbadoes, at Cork. The Green-Cattle, Emerton, from London, at Barbadoes. The Anne, Fenn, from Lancafter, at St. Kitts. LONDON. ExtraS of a Letter from Lucca, April 30, N.S. ' When the combined Army of Spaniards and Neapoli-' tans arrived at Caftelnuovo, they were extremely fatigued \ * and had it rained or fnowed during their March, they ' mull undoubtedly have loft Abundance of Men. We J art affured that this Army confiffS of 24000 Foot and * 4000 Horfe, and 3000 Mules employed in carrying the ' Baggage. The firft Column having marched the 28th � Inttant from Caftelnuovo, paffed the Nightat Gallicano, * arrived the next Day at Borgo, and is expe&ed this E- * vening at Pont-a-Moriono : To-morrow it will reach 4 Pont-di-pietra Santa, which is three Miles from this City, * and proceed fiom thence the next Day to Maflarafa, * where it will halt the 3d of May; but we don't know ' what Rome this Column will take afterwards. We have ' baked and are fill] baking great Quantities of Bread for 4 the Combined Army. The Senate has fent the Cheva-' Her Francis Bernardini to the Duke of Modena, to wait * upon his Serene Highnefs while he (lays in this State, and 'the Duke feems mightily pleafed with this Mark of the * Republick's Regard for him. M. Caefar Sentini and * three other principal Members of the Senate are to fet * this Evening in Quality of Embafladors to compliment . * the Duke, and invite him to come hither with Count � Gage, and the General of the Neapolitan Troops. A * Report is juft fpread that a large Body of Auftrians is ar-' rived on the Frontiers of the Repablick of Genoa, ' within iz or 15 Miles of Surzana, in order tooppofethe * Paffage of the Spaniards ; but it is generally believed that ' this Report wants Confirmation, becaufe we know that * Prince Lobkowitz is at Parma, and that he has net * Troops enough to make a large Detachment, and a fmall * one would not anfwer the End. Letters from Milan affure us, that the King of Sardinia has refolved to march a Body of 8000 Men to Placentia, and follow them foon after in Perfon with fome more Troops, in order to fecure this City from any Infult from the Spaniards. According to Advices from Duffeldorp of the iSth Inff. N.S. the Prince of Conti was certainly making Difpofitions for attacking the Allies on the Lower Rhine ; and the Duke of Aremberg, they fay, is refolved not to venture a Battle, 'till the Arrival of the Auftrian Troops expected from Bavaria, which they begin to be afraid will not come Time enough to free the Duke from the Neceflity of retreating before the Prince of Conti. Extras of a Letter fromDurlach, May 8, N.S. ' The 6th Inftant a Body of 6000 French from Fri- * bourg arrived "at Langen-Steinbach,' and all the other ' Troops of that Nation are affemhling on the Neckar and * the Entz, between Vaching and P/onzheim. This laft * Town is garrifoned by 500 Troops of the Circle, the ' Commandant of which has refufed Admittance to the ' French, tho' they demand it. The Auftrian Huffars * have appeared again in this Neighbourhood, and have * frequent Skirmifhes with the French, almoft always to � the Difadvantage of the latter, who, we hear, have al-' ready fent a great Number of wounded Men to Landou. ' We have juff. received Advice that all the French ' Troops marched away this Morning from the Neigh-' bourhood of Pfbrttrfbeim, Steinbach, &c. in order to re-' tire into their large Camp at Vaihing, They give out ' that they are going to return to Bavaria ; but no Body * gives Credit to it, becaufe it is much more for their ' Advantage to keep on theNeckir. On Sunday laft Admiral Martin, with the Squadron under his Command arrived at Plymouth from his Cruize, having mifs'd the French Squadron he went in purfuit of : However, he has brought in with h^m the Diana Privateer, of 12 Carriage Guns, and 93 Men, belonging to Bayonne ; and the Gracia, bound from Bourdeaux to Quebec. The faid Admiral has alfo re-taken, and brought in with him, the three following Ships, which had been taken by the Enemy's Privateers, viz. The Friendfhip, Mafon ; the Aurora, Penkethman ; and Fiamborough's Prize ; all bound from South-Carolina to Cowes. Yefterday arrived a Mail from Lifbon, by which we have received the agreeable News, that the Fleet of Merchantmen that went out under Convoy of Admiral Medley, were got fafe into Lifbon, under Convoy of the Lud-low-Caitle Man of War. Alfo. That the Kouli Kan Privateer had taken and carried into Lifbon, on the ift of May, N.S. a rich Spanifh Ship, call'd the St. Jofeph N-S. Granado, from the Havannah, ladtn with Tobacco, Sugar, Cocoa, and Specie. Alfo, that the Marie Elizabeth,- Dubois, a French Ship, is taken by the Durfley Privateer, and carried into the fame Place. And that the Exeter Privateer has taken, and car;led in there, two Ships laden with Provifions from Bourdeaux to Martinico; one call'd the Royal Louis, and the ether the Due de Penthievre. There are now at Lifbon Sixteen Prizes, taken by the Englifh Privateers. A Spanifh Regifter Ship, richly laden from Vera Cruz, is fa/ely arrived at Cadiz, in 91 Days. We have certain Advice from Cork, that the Thurlce, and Blake Privateers, (both belonging to Leverpool) have taken and brought in there a rich French Ship, call'd the Admiral, bound home to Bourdeaux from Martinico. The Generous, Laborde, bound from Bourdeaux for Martinico, is taken and carried into Barbadpes. On Monday laft the Eagle Privateer, Capt.Bazely, drove a French Privateer, of 4 Carriage and 14 Swivel Guns afhorenear Boloign, andjafterwards fir'd feveral Shot thro' her. The John and Mary Brig. Elliot, from Weymouth, for Fareham, was'taken the 13th Inftant near Pool, by a large French Privateer of three Mails, 370 Men, and rowed with 30 Oars.-When the Poft came away, fhe continued Cruizing within 3 Leagues of Pool. The Vine, Salmon, from Barnftaple, for Viana, is taken by the French, and carried into St. Maloes. The Charming Betty, Powell, is arrived at Weymouth from St. Maloes, and has landed the- Crew of the Anglefea Man of War, which was taken fome time ago by the French. We hear, that John Blackwell, Efqj Mayor of the City of Gloucefter, is appointed Comptroller of the Cuftoms at that Port, in the room of Mr. Alderman Lewis deceafed. And that Capt. Tyrwhit is made Commiffioner of the Sick and Hurt. On Tuefday lail Five Horfes fhrted at Epfom for his Royal Highnefs's Plate of 60 Guineas for Aged Horfes, carrying 12 Stone, that never won above 50 Guineas, which were Mr. Greville's Bay Horfe Hamper, Mr. Gref-wood's Grey Horfe Partner, Mr. Early's Bay Horfe PFhid-for Shades. Mr. Mere's Grey Horfe Sportfman, and Mr Lewis's Bay Gelding Stag-Hunter. The firft Heat was won by VVindfor Shades ; and the fecond and third by Mr. Greville's Horfe, who had 50 Guineas, and Windfor Shades jo Guineas as Second; Partner and Stag-hunter were draw� the firft Heat. There was exceeding good Sport, and a great deal of fine Company. Their Royal High-neffes the Pri�ce and Princcfs of Wales, with a great Number of thcNobility, honour'd the Races with their Prefer.ce. Yefterday one Alexander Connell was committed to the Gatehoufe by Sir Thomas De Veil, for felonioufly taking out of the Dwelling Houfe of Mr. James De'arant, thne Stiver Spoons, and a great quantity of Linnen, and wear^ ing Apparel, the Property of feveral Perfons, found upon him. A few Days fince died at Edinburgh, William Stirling of Herbertflhire, Efq; a Gentleman much, eiteem d by ail that knew him. To be L e T t, TW O Houfes ; one in Cate.itoft ftreet? over-againft Jtonmonger-Lane, compleatly fittrd up with a large Warehouse and Compting-houfe, with other Conveniences. The other in King s-Arms-Court, Bafinghall-Jireet, adjoining to tbq other, three Rooms on a Floor, with a Compting-houfe. Enquire for Particulars, at Mr. Athertoa's, at the King's-Arms in Cateatoa-ftreet. t High Water this Day at London-Bridge 2 at Minutes after 11. * Bank S;ock 146. India Ditto no Price. South S;a Stock 109 1 half a 3 81 hs. Ditto Oid Annuities no. a 1 8th. Ditto New no 1 8th a 1 4th. Three pir Cent. Annuities 93 a 3 8ths. Ditto i-j.2, 93 1 Sth. Ditto 1743* and 17.4.4,. 93 a 1 8:b4 Ditto 1745, 91 3 ^t'ls a 1 half. Million Bank 114. Equivalent no. Royal Affurance 84 1 4th. London Affurance 11 1 8th. Englifh Copper 5 1. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan no Price* Five per Cenr, Ditto no Price. Bank Circulation 4 1. 175. 6 d. Prem. India Bonds i 1. 16 s. Pr. Three and a half Salt 2 1 S:h a 2 Difc. Three and a half per Cent. Exo equer Oicers o. Three per Cent. Ditto o. Lottery Tickets 21 s. 6 d. Pr. Life Annuities 15 1 4th Years Purchaie. den / vent-Gardena>%? A., -oil'j COVEN T-G A R A T the Theatre-Royal in Covent J. jL on Tuefday next, will be prefented a Comedy, call'd The DOUBLE DEALER. The Part of Maflcwell to be perform'd by Mr. QJJTN ; Lady Touchwood by Mrs. Pritchard ; Carelsfs, AJr. Ryan ; MeJle-font, Mr Hale; Sir Paul Plyant, Mr. Hippifley ; 1 aly Froth, Mrs. Clive ; Lord Touchwood, Mr. Bridgwater ; Lord Froth, Mr. Gib-fon j Lady PJyant, Mrs. James ; Cynthia, Mrs. Vincent 3 And the Part of Bri/k to be perform'd by Mr. CIBBER. To which will be added, A Dramatic Entertainment of Mu/ick, call'd J ORPHEUS and EUR Y D I C E. Ictermix'd with a Pantomime in Grorefque Characters, call'd the Metimorphofeb of Harlequin. Boxes 5 s. Pit 3 s. Firft Gallery 2 s. Upper Gallery I s. To begin exaclly at Six o'CJock. 1 {Being the lafl Time of the Company'1! Acting this Stafon.) ' A SADLER'S- wells. T Sadler"1 i-Wells, adjoining to th , s. / (during the __Ri-vcr Head, IJIington, this and every Evening Summer Seafon) will be "The Usual Diversions of that Place. Confifting of Rope-Dancing by the celebrated Madem. Kerman, Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman and MafterFrancis. Tumbling by Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman, Mafter Francis, and Monf. Pierot Pas Tomba. Dancing (both Serious and Comic) particularly Anew Grand Dancej call'd The �urkijb Sports.' The Muficlc, Scenes, Cloaths, and other Decorations entirely New. ILfliaw by Mr, Davenport; Sultana, Mrs. Miles; Turks by Miv Olbeldifton, Monf- Janno ; Turkifh Women, Mrs. Davenport and Mrs. Bullock j Tyroleans, Mr. Mi.ta and Mrs. Freeman; Peafants, * Mr. Granier and Mrs. Vallois; Italian Shepherd, Mr. JofephGranier j Shepherdefs, Mifs Granier. Variety of new Songs by Mr. Heemlkirek. To which will be added, an Entertainment of Singing and Dancing, call'd HARLEQUIN a Captive in SPAIN ; Or, The Privateer Bit. The Whole to Conclude with a Grand Dance, call'd VULCAN's N E T T S. To begin every Evening at Five o'clock. " For SA L E by the CANDLE, At the KING's HEAD Coffee-Houfe in SwithinVAlley, near the R0y.1l-Exchange, THIS DAY. at Five 0 Clock in the Afternoon preczfefy, TWO Hundred Thoufand RATTANS? in Time. To be view'd at the Great Warehoufe, No. 20, 5n the Steel-Yard, from this Morning to the Time of Sale, where Catalogues may be be had, and of ROBERT KIRKE, Broker, In St. Marti n's-le-Grand. For S A L E by ACANDL E, At the MARINE Cofee-boufe in Birchin-Lane, O.7 Friday the z^th Infant, at Four o'clock in the Afternosn, by Order of the AJJignees; TH E Stock in Trade of Mr. Thomas 9 Clapbam, of King's-ftreet, Weftminfter, Linnen-Draper,'^*-' a Bankrupt. Likewife the Stock of Mr. Davis of Cheapficje, who has left off Trade. And by Order of the Truftee, the Stock of Mr. Attwatcrai Reading, Linnen-Dnper, Catalogues of wi ich wili be Timely difoers'd by ROBERT KIKICE, Broker, This Day is pu^h/b'd, trice bound 2 s. 6 d. THE Illuftrious Unfortunate: Or, TheJ? ' Adventures of theGreateft Heroes of Antiquity. Tranflateii*"1 from the French. Printed f.r the Author, and fold by F. and J. Noble, at the Circu-. lacing Library, in St. Martin's Court, near Leicefter-fields. ADVERTISEMENTS are taken in for this Paper, at Lloyd's Coffee-House, in Lombard-ftretc. ;