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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - September 21, 1845, London, Middlesex The General Actertifer. SATURDAY, Sep T#M-4^fx..�2-I, 1745. DeW, Sipt ember 19. AIL'D Ycfterday the Squirrel Man of Wdr on a Cruize. The Nottingham and Folkftone. are preparing to Tail. Came down Sarah, , Powers, for Gibrakar; and remains with his MaJ5fty'8,ShJps Royal George, Admiral Vernon; Duke, Sandwich, and the^Etna and Scipio Fircfliipj, with the Dutch Admiral. Arrived the, Bufie], from Rotterdam, for Exon; and the ArAphjfrite, Atwell, from Malaga, for Flufhing. Wind N.N.E. '.:, LONDON. , Extras of a Letter from Edinburgh, Sept. 14. ' The Difturbances increafe daily here, and the People � of this City are every Hour more and more th^wn in the  utrnpit Conilernation. Laft Night an Account came that theiifflhlanders bad paftthe Frith above Stirling, which � fffl&WSy were in Poffeffion of, and that a Regiment .of * Dragoons was obliged to retreat, and was laft Night at  Linlithgow, and is expecled here, or at Leith, to Night. � -By all the'Accounts I can learn, the Highlanders may ' be here To-morrow, where I am afraid there � not a � fufficient Force to withftand them. Both the Banks have * this Afternoon removed their Cafh into the Caftle. There ' are Cannon fent from the Cattle, to be planted on the  Walls) the Gates of the City are all (hut by Six o'Cloc k � in the Evening ; the Tradefmen are entered into an Affo-  ciation, and mount Guard by Turns, as regularly as^the � King's Troops, thtir Mufeets loaded and Bayonets frVd.  By the Difpofitions taken by the Inhabitants, they feem � refolyed to make a vigorous Defence, in-caie of a� * Attack.' On Thurfday laft betwixt 10 and 11 at Night, arrived an Exprefs from Scotland, at the Marquis cf Twee, dale's Office, Whitehall, which we are informed brought an Account that the Rebels were arrived the 16th Initant at Newlifton, a Place fix Miles Weft of Edinburgh ; and that Sir John Cope, with his Force?, were landed ac Dunbar, a Place 18 Miles N.E. of the faid Place, and was landing his Artillery. There were two Regiments of his Majcity's Dragoons at Muffelbrught, four Miles N.E. from Edinburgh, ready to join Sir John Cope's Forces, which will make them 3000 ftrong. Laft Night arrived another Exprefs at the faid Office, and foon after it was reported, the Rebels were in Poffef-fion of Edinburgh. It is expected every Hour we (hail hear of an Engagement. Letters to fome Perfons of Diftinclion pofitively fay, that the Rebels, to the Number of about 4000, have taken Pof� feffion of the City of Edinburgh. We hear that the Glafgow Man of War, and the Tranf-ports with the Dutch Troops on board, are Windbound in Burlington-Bay. It is faid that two Regiments of Horfe are landed at Chefter, which are ordered to march directly to the North. The Totnefs, Skilcom, from Barbadoes, for Briftol, is taken by a French Privateer. 1 The Neptune, French, bound to Newfoundland, is taken by a French Privateer near Bridport. The Scarborough Man of War, and Jamaica Sloop, together with the St. Quintin, having witn them the Trade from the Baltick, coniiiting of about 40 Sail, are arrived on our Coaft. The Ship re-taken, and feen in Briftol Channel, along with the KingVWefton (mentioned in our Paper Yetler-day) is the Batchelor, Whitefides, bound from Barbadoes to Leverpool; thefe Ships were re-taken by the Cruizer Privateer, Capt. Sutherland ; and the Prince Charles Privateer, Capt. Gwynn. Laft Monday Mr. Smith, an eminent "Woollen-draper, was unanimoufly chofen Mayor of the City of Winchelter, for the Year enfuing. On Wednefday laft was married at the Quakers Meeting at Waltham Crof?, Mr. Robert Moline, an eminent Cabinet-maker near Charing-Crofs, to the Daughter of Mr. Sparkes, a confiderable Farmer of Chefhunt in Hertford-fhire. There was a large Appearance of the principal Quakers of that County, and feveral other Gentlemen and Ladies, for whom a very elegant Entertainment was provided at the Three Swans in that Town. A few Days fince died, at his Seat at Meboarne in Weft-morland, Robert Lowther, Efq; fometime Governor of Barbadoes, a near Relation to the Lord Vifcount Lonfdale.- He married the Daughter of Sir Jofeph Pennington, by whom he has left two Sons and three Daughters, all very young. He was an affectionate Hulband, a good Father, and a faithful Friend; and is much lamented by all that knew him. Yefterday died Mr. Lindon, one of the Clerks of the Indictments at Hicks's-Hall, for the County of Middlefex, who was accounted eminent in that way. Laft Tuefday died, at his Houfe at Epfom, Mr. Cornwall, a confiderable Corn-Factor. Yelterday Thirty Barbers were tried before the Commif-fioners of the Excife, for ufing of Flour, and unmanu-factur'd Powder, and fin'd in the Penalty of 20 1. each ; , feveral of whom being convicted before, on a former Information, they were order'd to pay the Fine without Mitigation. Laft Tuefday was committed to Horfham Goal in Suflex, James Roe and Samuel Winter, alias Black Sam, two notorious Smuglers; they were taken the Day before, by Mr. Smith, Riding Officer for that County, affifted by a Party of Soldiers, after fome Refiftance. The Right Rev. the. Lord Bi/bop of Rochejler's Letter to tl.nent 1 Amen. So be it? The Publication of this is to (hew what is to be expected from the Pope, if He come to be fupreme Head of ihe Chuach in this Natioc Bank-Stock 144. India Ditto 176 1 half a 75. South Sea Stock 103 14th a 103. Ditto Old Annuities 108 1 half a 108. Ditto New 106 3 4ths a 5 3 4ths a 6. Three per Cent. Annutkies 88 3 4th;. Ditto 1742, 83 3 4ths a 1 half. Ditto 1743 and 1744, 88 3 4ths a 1 half. Ditto 1745, 88 3 4ths a 1 4th a 1 half. Million Bank 115. Equivalent 110 1 half. Royal Affurance 82 1 half. London Affurance 10 7 8ths. Englifh Copper 5 1. Sevea per Cent, Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent. Ditto no Price. Bank Circulation 6 1. 2 s. 6 d. Pr. Inaiia Bonds 10 s. a 7 s. Prem. Three and a half Salt Tallies 6 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. 14 s. Life Annuities 13 7 8ths Years Purchafe._ D R U R Y-L A N E. By particular DESIRE. B)' His Majefty's Company of Comedians,, AT the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, this Day, will be prefented a Comedy, call'd The PROVOK'D HUSBAND* O R, A Journey to London. The Part of Lord TownJy by Mr. Mills; Manly, Mr. Delane ; Sir Francis Wronghead, Mr. Macklin ; Count BalTet, Mr. Neale ; 'Squire Richard, Mr.Blakesj John Moody, Mr. Winftone ; Poundage, Mr. Turbutt. Lady Grace, by Mrs. Mills; Lady Wronghead, Mrs. Macklin ; Mils Jenny, Mrs. Ridout j Mrs, Motherly, Mr�. Bridges j Myrtilla, Mrs. Hoifington ; Trafty, Mrs. Yares j An4 the Part of Lady Townly by Mrs. Woffvigton. With Entertainments of Swinging and Dancing, viz. EndofAdllL Singing by Mr. Lowe. Aft III. Dancing by Mr. Muilment, and others. A& V. A Dialogue call'd Colin and Pbabe, by Mr. Lotfe and Mrs. Arne. Boxes 4 s. Pit 2 s. 6 d. Gallery is. 6 d. Upper Gallery 1 s. Places for the Boxes to be taken of Mr. Hobfon, at the Stage-Door of the Theatre. To begin exaftly at Six o'clock._ _ COVEN T-G A R D E N. By the Company of Comedians AT the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden, on Monday next, being the ajd Day of September, will be prefented the Tragedy of HAMLET, Prince of Denmark. Written .by Shakefpear. P'aces for the Boxes to be taken of Mr. Page, at the Stage-Door of the Theatre. To begin exactly at Six o'Clock.__ G O O D M A N's-F I E L D S. AT the NEW WELLS, the Bottom of Lemon-Jlreet, Goodman"t-Fields, this Evening, will be fevera New Performances, vix. The Gardners Dance (after the Minner of the Faufans) by Mr. Shawford, Madem. Duval, Monf. Headrick, Mrs. Pritchard, Mr, Chettle, Mifs Shawford,, Mr. Baker, and Mrs. Dominique, Mr. and Mrs. Cufliing. Alfo, The Morris Dancers, ot The Merry Milk Maids. Rope-Dancing by Monf. Headrick, Mafter Jofeph, and others. Singing by Mr. Cunningham, and Mr. Afpey. Ladder-Dancing by Mr. Hendrick ; and Tumbling by Mr. Headrick, Mafter Jofeph, Mafter Morgan, Sec. To which will be added, Several New Scenes in Gretefque Charafters, call'd The SAILOR's PROGRESS-, Or, The H u m ou r s of Wapping and Stepqey. To Conclude with an Exa& Reprefentation of the Storming, Cannonading, Bombarding, and Taking FORT LOUISBOURG, With the Landing Commodore WARREN ; and will in Honour of that great Exploit, Exhibit feveral Curious FIRE-WORJtS, which bus given great S�tisfaftion to all that have honour'd him with their Company. Every One will be admitted for a Pint of Wine or Punch a3 ufual. . To begin e�ery Evening at Five o'Clock. ^ADVERTISEMENTS are taken in for this Paper, ac Lloyd's Coffee-House, in Lombard-fire :t. ;