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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - May 27, 1845, London, Middlesex M O N DA Y, May 27, 1745. Deal, May 25. IUT back] the Real Gaily, Phillips, for Genoa 5 and Prince of Orange, Woolcombe, for Gibraltar. Came down Panther, Hodges 5 and Fidelity, Wade, for Lifbon ; Richmond, Richmond ; Profperous, Arnold ; the Good Intent, Niffon Conltant-Anne, Garbott ; Blefling, Hall ; and Friendship, Bell, for Portf-and remain with the Men of War and Outward- Jaft came down his Majefty's Ship the Gloucefter. mouth bound. WindS.W. Arrived at federal Ports. The Creighton, Loyd ; Chriltian, Lee ; and Mercury, Clark, from the Streights, at Virginia. The Elizabeth, Gill, from Madeira, at Philadelphia. The Sally, Cole; and Drake, Archer, from Cagliari, at Gibraltar. The Prince Charles Privateer, Capt. Gwynn, is arrived at Briftol, from a Cruize. LONDON. Extrafi of a Letter from Amjlerdam, June r, N.S. � 4 Affairs have taken a new Turn on the Lower Rhine : * It was thought that the Prince of Conti would have at- * tacked the Duke of Aremberg, and that the Duke was ' retiring mcerly to avoid a Battle : But we now perceive * that the Prince of Conti only feigned a Defign to give ' Battle, the better to conceal the Meafures he was taking, ' to reinforce the French Army on the Neckar to fuch a * Degtg&.a&rtOsbe^able to make Head againlt the- Army ' coming from Bavaria under the Command of the Veldt ' Marfhal Couiit Traun ; which being done, his Serene * Highnefs all on fudden let out for Heidelberg, where he ' arrived the 26th of lad Month, after having had a Con-' ference with the Ele&or Palatine. 4 We now think ourfelves at the Eve of fome great * Event ; for if Count Traun, whofe Army had net yec * begun its Mdich the 25th of May, advances towards the * Main, there mult be a bloody Battle, which will in all ' Probability decide the Election of an Emperor. If the Auflrians prove victorious, the French will be obliged to evacuate tne Empire, and the Grard Duke will b; im-diately chofen Emperor ; on the contrary, if the French win the Battle, the Election will be poflponed for a long wfiftf, J'or"'~at leall, they* will riot fuffer the Grand Duke to be elected. ' Wc alfo expect every Day fome extraordinary News ' from Silefia, which Province the Aultran and Saxon ' Troops muft have entered e'er now. It is not to be * doubted that Prince Charles will attack the King of ' Pruffia the firll favourable Opportunity ; but at the lame ' Time it is very pmbable that his Pruffian Majelty will aft * only upon the Dcfcfutve, and avoid a Battle as ' he can. Jour rial of the Proceedings of the Allied Army in Flanders, from the l yh to the z\Jl of May. THE 12th and 13th were employed in examining into the State of the Regiments, in eflablifhing the Holpitals, and in difpatching Trumpets to the French Camp, to enquire after the State of the Wounded, and to complain of the Treatment they received contrary to the Rules of War. The 14th a Detachment of 600 Foot, 100 Horfe, and iooHuffars, all of the Right Wing, commanded by Brigadier Skelton, was fent to poft themfelves at Leufe, to prevent the French Pandoursand the Graffinsfrom infelling the Edges of the Camp. The 15th the Quarter-Matters were fent out to mark a Camp, with Leffines on the Right and Rebay on the Left, a fmall League from Aeth. The 16th we march'd and took Pofleffion of the new Camp, and a new Corps de Referve was formed under the Command of Lieutenant General Molk, cor'filting of tbe Highland Batallion, a Squadron of the King's Dragoons, one of Stairs, and two Auftrian Squadron?, two of Hop's Horfe, and two of Marfau's Dragoons, Dutch. The 17th Skelton's Command returned to the Camp late at Night. The Marfhal came to his Quarters at Leffines, not having been able to march with the Army becaufe of his Gout. The 18th Lord Harry Beauclerk's Batallion relieved Fleming's at Oudenarde, who came to the Camp. The 19th Colonel Ligonier march'd with the Batallions of Duroure, Welch Fufileers, and Scotch Fufileers, to re-lieve the King's Regiment in Ghent, that late Ponfonby's ia Bruges, and Colonel Ligonier's at Oflend. The 20th two Detachments of the Right Wing, each compofed of 300 Foot, 100 Horfe, and 30 Hu/Tars, one commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Powell, the other by Lieutenant Colonel Lord Robert Manners, maich'd from the Camp, the former to be polled at Everbeck, the other at Scoris, to fecure the Convoys from Oudenarde. The 2 ill the King's Regiment march'd into the Camp from Ghent. A very advantageous Piece of Ground was pitched upon in the Front of the Camp for forming the Army in Battle, in cafe the Enemy fhould think lit to attack us. Admiralty-Office, May 25. On Wednefday the 15th Inflant, Capt. Beavor, in his Majefty's Ship the Fox, about four Leagues off Flamborough Head, feeing a Sail in the Offing gave Chace to her : She proved to be a French Privateer, which, upon feeing the Fox, tack'd and Hood off: Between Nine and Ten in the Morning, the Fox came within Mufket-Shot of her, and the Privateer in fpringing her Luff, in order to give the Fox her Broadfide, carried away all her Top-Mafts, on which fhe immediately ftruck : She came out of Dunkirk five Diys before, b� had taken nothing j (he.xqQ.onts. 1.4 Guns 9 Pounders, and 16 Swivels, 2 Pounders, and has 145 Men j (he is cailed le Bon Axne Louis. On Friday laft one of his Majefty's Meffengers arrived at St. James's, with fome Difpatches of Importance, from his Royal Highnefs the Duke of Cumberland. A Number of fine Horfes have been bought up here for his Highnefs the Prince of Htffe Caffel, which are to be embark'd this Week at Gravefend. The Thomas Brigantine, of and from Leverpool, for Africa, is taken and carried into Rochelle. The Alexander, Ruffel, from Maryland, is arrived off Dover ; who was taken in her PolTage by a French Privateer, but afterwards ranfom'd. The Hampfhire, Connor, from Maryland for London, is taken by the fame Privateer, that took the Alexander. On Thurfcay laft died, at his Houfe in Norton-Ealgate, Mr.Neithercote, a Grocer of confiderable Bufinefs, and good Character. On.Friday Evening as one Mr. Cooperr a Grazier of Lincolnfliire, was returning home from Smithfield, he was attacky; Barnet by a fingle Highwayman, who robb'd him of his Watch, three Guineas, and fome Silver, and got off with his Booty. At RUCKHOLT-HOUSE, on Mondays, during tjj^ Summer-Seafon, will be a Concert of Vocal and Inftrumen-tal Mufick. The Vocal Part by Mr. MORLAND. The Firft Viojin by Mr.KNERLER.-To begin in the Morning at Nine o'Clock, and continue 'till Twe; the Evening at Four, and continue the ujual Time.-Tickets to be delivered at the Door, for the Breakfalting at is. and 6d. each'. And for the Evening Entertainment, each Perfon on Admittance after Two o'Clock, to pay 6x1.-There are Conveniencies to entertain the largeft incorporated Company; as vyejl as any other, who are fo kind as to order their Entertainments there.-Orders with a Bill of Fare may-he left at the Punch-Houfe at the Royal-Exchange, the Over night ; and every Thing as cheap, as at any Tavern in London, proper Cooks being provided. ThisD^y, Miy 27, the Gentlemen of Addingtortin Suwyy Play a Match at CRICKET againlt the Geiukwen of London, at London ; there are feveral very confidenble Bctts depending.-The Ground will be Bench'd round in Order, for better Regulation, and to prevent Perfons walking within the Ring ; which its hop'd will not be taken amifs. Each Pefion to pay no more than Two-pence Admittance.-N.B. Bromley in Kent Play againft London in thefame Place^ on Whitfon Monday. IRELAND. Dublin, May 1 8. Laft Tuefday zq Men were draughted from each Company of Fcot on Dublin Duty, and the fame is done from each Company in this Kingdom, to be fent as a Reinforcement to our Army in Flanfjers.- Never did Men (hew mow Willingness and Ardour to go abroad, and the great 'Canteft a.mongft them was, who fhould have the Honour of going firft to fight our Enemies. On Friday laft died the Hon. Mifs Berrington Wingfield, fecond Daughter of the Right Hon. the Lord Vifcount Powefcourt. We have Advice that they have lately dicover'd the fineft Fullers Earth, and the genuine Alabalter, in the County of Armagh. BANKRUPT. Jofeph Bennell, of the Pariih of St. Martin in the Fields, in the County of Middlefex, Victualler and Chapman. High Water this Day at London-Bridge at 30 Minutes afor 7._ Bank Stock 146 1 half. India Ditto 186. South Sea Stock iog. Ditto Old Annuities no 5 8ths. Ditto New iii. Three per Cent. Annuities 93 1 half. Di:to 1742 93 1 4th. Ditto 1743 and 1744, 93 1 4th. Ditto 1745, 91 1 half. Million Bank 114. Equivalent no. Royal Affurance 84 1 4th. London AlTurance 1 [ 1 8th. Engliih Copper 5 1. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent, ditto no Price. Bank Circulation 4 1. 17 s. 6 d. Prem. India Bonds 1 1. 18 s, Prem. Three and a half Salt Tallies 1 3 4ths Difc. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 3 Difc-Three per Cent, ditto 10 Difc. Lottery Tickets 21s. 6d. a 22 s. Prem. Life Annuities 15 14th Years Pur-chafe.^ COVE N T-G A R D E N. By DESIRE. For the BENEFIT of Mr. RAFTQR and Mifs EDWARDS. AT the Theatre-Royal in Co vent-Gar den -on Wednefday next, will be pcrform'd The B E G G A R's O PER A. The Part of Lucy, to be perform'd by Mrs. CLIVE, (Being the firft Time of her performing it ;) Capt. Macheath by Mr. Beard ; Peachum, Mr. Macklin j Lockit, Mr. Marten j Mrs. Peacbtim, Mrs. Macklin ; And the Part of Polly, by Mifs EDWARDS, (Being the firft Time of ber apbearing in that Cbarafler.) To which wiH be added a Farce, call'd The VIRGIN UNMASK D. The Part of Mifs Lucy by Mrs. Clive, (In which Cbaratler "mill be introduced a Mock Minuet ;) Coupee by Mr. Macklin. With Entertainments, as will be exprefs'd in the Day's Bills. Ticket1; and Places to be had of Mr. Page, at the Stage-Door of the Theatre. Boxes 5 s. Pit 3 �. Firft Gallery as. Upper Gallery I s. To begin exactly at Six o'Clock. (Being the laft Time of Ailing this Sea/on.) S ADLER's-WELLS. AT Sadler's-Wells, adjoining to the New* River Head, Ifiington, thU and every Evening (during the Summer Seafon) will be The Usual Diversions of that Place. Confirming of Rope-Danciqg by the celebrated Madem. Kerman, Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman and Mafter Francis. Tumbling by Monf. Dominique, Monf. Janno, Mafter Kerman, Mafter Francis, and Monf. Pierot Pas Tomba. Dancing (both-Seiious and Comic) particularly a new Grand Dance, call'd The Turkijb Sports: The Mufick, Scene*, Cloaths, and other Decoration* entirely New. B?(haw by Mr. Davenport 5 Sultana, Mrs. Mile* j Turks by'Mr. Olbeldifton, Monf. Janno; Turicifh Women, Mn. Davenport and Mrs. Bullock ; Tyroleans, Mr. Miles and Mrs. Freeman ; Pca&htsJ, Mr. Granier and Mrs. Vallois; Italian Shepherd, Mr. jofephGnmierj Shepherdefs, Mifs Granier. Variety of new Songs by Mr. Heemlkirck and Mifj Hillier. . To which will be added, an Entertainment of Singing and Dancing, 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 c'Clock. %� Monf. DOMINIQJTE will fly over a Horfe Fifteen Hantfi high, with a Man on his Back.__ N T E A T rhe NfwW,, X A. Spatv, CUrkemoell, this ana w WELL Wells, near the 'an- mer Seafon) will ba prefented Variety of New Performances, vise. Tumbling by Mr. Williams, Mr. Rayner, and Mr. Hough. Rope-Dancing by the celebrated Mifs Rayner, who walks up a Slanting Rope 100 Feet long, from the Bottom of the Stage to the Upper Gallery. Several Grand Dances, Serious and Comic. 1 Variety ot New Songs by Mr. Brett afld Mifs Vaux. And a New Hornpipe by Mr. Rofoman. The Whole to Conclude with an Entertainment of Mufick, call'd HERCULES and OMPHALEj Or, Love and Glory. In which will be Introduc'd, The Famous YOUNG GIANT, Seven Feet, Four Inches high, and but Fifteen Years of Age. The Scenes Machine,. MuEeh. fnd TJr,^,. M ^uJd-.- lo oegin every tvening at Five * Clock Each Perfon will be admitted for a Pint of WINE or PVNOH. Royal Hofpital for Seamen at Uieenwich^' '27 May, 1745. nrUE Direflors of his Majefifs Royal Hofpital for Seamen at Gr.tennxich, hereby give Notice, that fuch Per/ens as are 'willing to CotitraSl for fupf lying the faid Hofpital ivith BU TTER and CHEESE, may deliver ia their Propoftls feaPd up, to the Direttors at Salters Hall, on Wednefday the nth of June next, at Eltv'en in the Forenoon ; and in the mean. Time by applying to the Steward cf the faid Hofpital at Greenivich, they may be informed of the Nature �f the Service, and of all other Particulars relating thereto. "For S ALE by /i^CANDL K, At the MARINE Coffee-b St. Jams^s^ Square ; OUNG Gentlemen are qualifier^ for the Univerfity or.for Riifinefs hv PF.TF. izo Hollands, iS Checks 159 Dozen Printed and Scotch Handkerchiefs. 3o Quarter Lawns 10 Irlh 100 Priined Linnen and Cottons iio Bu krjrns 34. Si!ezi:s 82 Blue and dy'd Linn-ns and pr antPro7erAih^;Tts:iii;e,eliJilloyi {V3, rtf|g%fe Arithmetic and Merchants Accounts taught by Matters coriftantly re-fiding in the Academy ; and the Matters for Dancing, Drawing, Fencing, and Mufick, attend at certain Hours. Alfo, Navigation, and all the different Branches of the MatbeniafickSj, with Fortification from accurate and compleat Models. N.b. The Terms for Boarders and Djy-Scholars, to b,e had at the Academy. This Day is publijh d, Price 6 d. THE RULE ol TWO to ONE, or the Difference between Courage and Quirotifm. Being Remark* on a Pamphlet, entitled An Enquiry into the Condiiil of Crffi".M~, Sec. Goa4 Name, in Man or Woman, ' It the immediate Jjv>el of their Souls ; Who ft call my Purfe, fieals Trap, 'tis Something, nothing. 'Ttvas mine, 'Tit bis, and has been Slave to Thousands; But be that filches frtm me my good Name, Robs me of that which not enriches bint, me poor indeed. Othello. By PH1LONAUTICUS ANTIQUI^O'l US, % Printed for T. Lion near St. Paul's. "3 z Z z ADVERTISEMENTS are taken in for this Paper, at Lloyd's Coffee-House, in Lombard-ftreet. ;