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General Advertiser (Newspaper) - September 25, 1845, London, Middlesex f9 v s�. 3395. WEDNESDAY, Se pte m b e r 25� 1745- Dealy September 23. IS Majeft/s Ships Royal George, Admiral Vernon, with the reft of the Men of War, and Merchant Ships remain in the Downs; and the Folkitene, who arrived from the Northward Yefterday. juft now a large Man of War is in fight, coming from the Northward, which we take to-be the Noctipgham. Wind Eaft. Vienna, Sept. 22. We have Advice here, that General Jiagenbach having inarched on the 1 jth with 15 Companies of Grenadiers and two Camions, and being followed 1 the next Day by General Hoenetabs, with four Regiments of Horfe and two Brigades of Foot, to fuftain all which, ihe whole Auftrian Army had Orders to hold itfelf in Rea-dinefs, his Pruffian Majefty had, upon thefe Appearances, recalled the Body at Fiefs, under the Command of General Winterfelt, and was, according to the laft Advices of the 8th Inttant, retiring by Way of Trautenau into Silefia. Drefdex, Sept. 26, N.S. Major-General Neubour arrived here the 24th Inftant from the Army in Bohemia. On the 2zd, when he left it, he heard much Firing, which be concludes to have been between the feveral Detachments and the Rear of the Pruffian Army, that was thrn on full March towards Trautenau, having abandoned Nachod and Branau, yet its uncertain whether his Pruffian Majefty would turn towards Upper Sikfta or Lufatia: Prince Charles therefore remain'd at Aujeft, till the Dtfign of his Enemies was better known. It is juft now reported, that Prince ^Charles paffed the Elbe on the 2zd Inltant, and polled htm-felf on the Right Side of that River, between Jaromuz and Konigfhoff. His Pruffian Mnjeity was then at Eypel. Villevoide, Sept. 30. .Aeth was Yefterday inverted by Count (Jermont-Gallerande, with 24 Battalions, and a JM umber of Squadrons, and it is thought he propofes to break Ground To-morrow Night. Count d'Etres, with 28 Squadrons, 500 Graffins and 3000 Ulans, is advanced to t.his Side of the Dender towards Engheim. Whitehall, Sept. 24. By an Exprefs which arrived this Morning we are informed, that Sir John Cope, and the Troops under his Command, were attack'd on the 21 il Irrft. at Day-break, at Preiton near Seaton, feven Miles from Edinburgh ; that the King's Troops were defeated, and Sir John Cope, with about 450 Dragoons, had retired to Lauder ; Brigadier Fowkes and Col. Lafcelles had got to Dunbar ; but as yet we have no Accounts of the Particulars of ihis A&ion, nor of the Lofs on either Side. The Earls of Loudon and Home, and fome of the Gentlemen Volun-tiers are at Lauder with Sir John Cope. LONDON. Yefterday a large Train of Artillery, with Bombardiers, Gunners, Sec. were fent from the Tower, efcorted by a Detachment of the Swifs Troops for Lancalbire. We have received the following Particulars concerning the Troops lately arrived from Flanders, viz. That on the 13th Inttant the Three Battalions of his Majelty's Foot Guard?, with the Seven Regiments ef Foot, commanded by the iVJajors-General Pulteney, Howard, Bragg, and' Johnfon, the Brig?diers-General Douglas, and Cholmon--deley, and Colonel Sowle, left the Camp at Vilevorde, and made long Marches, without having any Quarters affign'd them, but pitch'd their Tents each Night, to the 19th, when they embark'd at Williamftadt.-.Near Antwerp they met the Heflun Troops, going to join the Army, who made a fine Appearance, and feem'd to be in high Spirits. -On Sunday about 4 o'Clock in the Afternoon the above. Regiments arrived at Gravefend, (after the quickeft Paffage hitherto known) and were landed that Evening and the next Day, to the general Joy of all wlio wifh* well to our happy Confticution.--All the Seven Regiments were immediately ordered to march Northward, which they accordingly did, fome by the Highgate Road, and others by the Way of Enfield, for the Convenience of Quarters__ Laft Night Part of them were to beat St. Albans, and this Night will reach Dunftable, where they are to wait for further Orders. There came over, with the above Troops, General Le-gonier, Sir Robert Monroe, and feveral other bracers of DiUincYion. J We hear that fome Men of War are ordered immediately to Galway, to Convoy home the Fourteen Eaft-India Ships arrived at that Port. The Letters from Bombay give an Account of th& Death of Mr. Owen, one of the Council of that Place. And alfo, that Mr. Waters is appointed Accomptant-General of the Mayor's Court there. Yefterday Richard Cheflyn, of the Inner Temple, Efqi was admitted by the Lord Mayor and Court of Aldermen Into the Office of Remembrancer of this City in the room cf William Hamilton, Efq; Mr. Belchier, an eminent Banker in Lombard-ftreet, concern'd in the two great Prizes lately come from K�n-fale in Ireland, has fent a Benefaction of one Hundred Pound to the London Infirmary. Laft Week the Lord Biwop of Ely prefente*d the Rev. Mr. Charles Cockbura, A.M. to the Vicarage of Melton, in Cambridgefhire, vacant by the Deceafe of the Rev. Mr. Franks. Laft Thurfday the Lord Biihop of York prefented the Rev. Mr. Simon Hall to the Rectory of CaftJebridge, a Living of 2c01. a Year. Laft Tuefday the Races began at Borford, in Oxford-mire, at which were prefent the greateft Number of Nobility and Gentry ever known, when the Hon, William Aiflabie, Ffq;' Grey Horfe won the Purfe of. 80 Guineas. -On Wednelday three Horfes darted for the Lady's Purfe of 8oGaineas, which was wop with Difficulty by Sir John Datum's Bay Horfe.-Thurfday five Horfes flatted for the Sobfcription Plate of 80 Pounds, which was woaby a Mare of Mr. Metcalfe's.-And on Friday feven Horfes ftarted for the Noblemen's Plate of 80 Guineas, which was won by a Horfe pf Lord Portmore's. On Monday laft a Soldier belonging to one of the Swifs Regiments, (who was greatly in Liquor, and quarrelling with fome Perfons where he Was quarter'd at Mile-End) attack'd and wounded, in two or three Places, a Gentle-roan of considerable Fortune, who endeavour'd to prevent any ill Confluences from the Difpute ; upon which he drew his Sword in his Defence, and finding his Life in danger, made two or three Paffes at the Soldier, and run him thro' the Body, and gave him two other Wounds : The Fellow was carried to the London Infirmary Yefterday Morning, but there were no hopes of bis forviving his Rafbnels and Folly. The unhappy young Fellow, who was fo miferably fcalded, by falling into fome burning Melaffes, at the Fire laft Week at the Sugar-houfe in Wapping, is iince dead at thefaid Infirmary. Mrs. Chandler, who died a few Days fince at Bath, (Sifter to the Rev. Mr. Chandler, an eminent Diffenting Minifter, and to Mr. Chandler, Apothecary in Cheapfide) among other Poetical Pieces wrote the following for her own Epitaph,. Here lies a true Maid, deformed and old; That fhe never was handfome, ne'er needed be toId< Tho' fbe ne'er had a Lover, much Friendfhip had met ; And thought all Mankind quite out of her Debt. She ne'er could forgive, for fhe ne'er had refented ; As fhe ne'er had deny'd, fofhe never repented. She lov'd the whole Species, but fome had diftinguifh'd ; But Time, and much Thought, had all Paflion cxtinguifh'd. Tho' not fond of her Station, content with her Lot ; A Favour receiv'd fhe had never forgot. She rejoie'd in the Good that her Neighbour poflefs'd ; And Piety, Purity, Truth fhe profefs'd. She liv'd in much Peace, but ne'er courted Pleafure ; Her Book, and her Pen, had her Moments of Leifure. Pleas'd with Life, Fond of Health, yet fearlcfs of Death ; Believing, ihe loft not her Soul with her Breath. There hawing been a great Demand for lafl Saturday'/ General Advertifer, on Account of the Pope's Dreadful Curfe, or Form of Excommunication, cif c. being in it; to oblige thofe -who could not get that Daft Paper it Jhall be inferted again To-morrow. IRELAND. Dublin, Sept. 17. The Affociations began and figntd by the Nobility, Gentry, and Inhabitants of the North, have had fo good an Effeft, that the fame is doing in all other Parts of the Kingdom ; wherein they exprefs their Duty, Loyalty and Affe&ion to his Majefty's Royal Perfon and Family, and Government; that they willftand by him on all Occafio�s; and oppofe all his Enemies whatever, for which the following Form is recommended to the Publick, WE whofe Names are hereuntofubferibed,being faithful Subjects of his Majefty King GEORGE II. and having the utmoft Abhorrence of, and Indignation a-gainlt that audacious and unnatural Rebellion, now attempted, in favour of a Popifh Pretender, at the Inftigation, and by the Affiltance of France, our moil inveterate and dangerous Enemy, do herebyi in the Prefence of God, Solemnly promife and engage to our King, and to one another, that we will, to the utmoft of our Power, and at the Hazard of our Lives and Fortunes, defend his Majefty's Perfon and Government againft that wicked Attempt, and all other Attempts of his Enemies. And we do exhort and befeech our Proteftant Fellow Subjects, to -call to mind the Persecutions and horrid MafTacres of the Church of Rome; and to affociate and unite together, with all their Might, in Defence of our King and Conftitution, our Commerce, our Religion, our Properties, our Lives and Liberties, againft Popery and Arbitrary Power 5 againft the unbounded Ambition of France, and the- Bloody Tyranny of Rome; a-gainft that Tool of France, the Pretender, his Traiterous Adherents and Perfidious Abettors: With an humble Confidence in God, the Author of our Holy Religion, that he will preferve his Church, and the Proteftant Succeffion in his Majefty's Uluftrious Houfe, againft all the Devices of their Enemies; and rejoicing to be the Inftruments of his Almighty Hand, in fo Glorious a Caufe. ALBION to I E R N E. I. SISTER, you often have complain'd, That all your Wealth by me was drain'd ; Thofe Waitings now at le�gth give ti'er, When STANHOPE treads upon thy Shore. II. To the true Genius, rich and rare, What earthly Treafure can compare ? Then think from me what Health you gain, 'Tis Albion that fhould now Complain. III. As ia my Senate he arofe Succefsful o'er my Venal Foes; Where he fo well Suftain'd my Part, With every Greek and Roman Art. IV. So, in thy Caufe as erft in mine, The Patriot Genius now fhall fhine r Then from thy Griefs thy Soul unbend, Henceforth, My STANHOPE is Thy Friend. Yet fhall I not at this Repine, His Zeal for me hath made him Thine. High Water this Day at London-Bridge at 24 Minutes after 11. B A N K R U P T S. Ifaac Wood, of Uttletown, in the Parifhof Birftall, in . the County of York, and William Halftead, of the b\A Parifh of Birftall, Dyers and Partners. Bank-Stock 143 3 4thsa 143. India Ditto 173 a 2 5 4ths a 3 1 half a 3. South Sea Stock 102 3 4tha a 102. Ditto Old Annuities 107 t half a 106 t half a 5 4ths. Ditto New 10$ i half a 104 1 half. Three per Cent. Annuities 88 a 86. Ditto 1742, 88 a 86, Ditto 1743, and 1744, 88 a 86. Ditto 1745, 88 1 4th a 86 3 4ths. Million Bank 115. Equivalent 110 1 half. Royal Affurance 82 1 half. London Affurance 10 7 8ths. Englifh Copper 5 1. Seven pet Cent, Emperor's Loan ho Price. Fire perCent. Ditto no Price. Bank Circulation 6 1, z s. 6 d. India Bonds' 4s. %. 8 s. Difc. Three and a half Salt Tallies 7 a^i half a 1 4th Difc. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders no Price. Three per Cent. Ditto no Price. Lottery Tickets 10I. 13 a 11. Life Annuities 13 3 4ths Years Purchafe. D R U R Y-L A N E. By His Majefty's Company of Comedians* AT the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, To-morrow, will be prefented a Comedy, call'd ihe RECRUITING OFFICER. The Part of Capt. Plume by Mr. Mills } Capt.Braxen, by Mr. Macklin } Juftice Ballance, by Mr. Bridges; Serjeant Kite, by Mr. J. SparJcei; Worthy, Mr. Havard jSuIlock, Mr. Tafwell; Welch Collier, Mr. Blakes} the 'Pww Recruits by Mr. Neale and Mr. Ray. Rofe, Mrs. Ridout j Lucy, Mrs. Bennctj Melinda by Mils CO PIN", (Being the frjt Time of her Apptaring And the Pa:t of Sylvia by Mjs. Woffcngwn. With Entertainments of Singing by Mr. LOWE and Mri.ARNE, And Dancing by Monf.and Madem. MITCH EL, (Lately arrt'v'd from Paris.) To begin exadlly at Six o'Clock. COVEN T-GAR DEN. By the Company of Comedians, AT the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden, thu Day, will be prefented a Comedy, call'd AS YOU LIKEIT. Written by Shakefpear. The Part of Jaques by Mr. Ryan j Tmuchftone, Mr. Woodward j Orlando, Mr. Hale ; Cslia, Mrs. Vincent} Amiens, Mr. Beard j Duke Senior, Mr. Ridout} Duke Trederick, Mr. Rofco -} Lc Beu, Mr. Gibfon j Oliver, Mr. Cafhcll; Adam, Mr. Bridgwater ; Charld, Mr. Marten ; Corin, Mr. James ; William, Mr. Vaughan ; Sylvius, Mr. Hayman 5 Jaq. Debois, Mr. Anderfgn \ Phabe, Mifs Hippilkyj Audrey, Mrs. James ; And the Part of Rofalind by Mr�. Pritchard. To which will be added a Faice, call'd The VIRGIN UNMASK'D. The Part of Mils Lucy by Mifi Hippifley. Place* for the Boxes to be taken of Mr. Page, at the Stage-Doc*., of the Theatre. To begin exaftly 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-ftreet, Goodmaa''f-Fields, this Evening, will be ferera New Performances, via. Mr. Hendrick will perform feveral Firework* upon the Rope. Dancing (after the Manner of the Faufansj by Madem. Duval* Monk Headrick, Mr. Granier and his Children, Mr.jChettle, Mil* Shawford, Mr. Baker, Mrs. Djminique, and.Mr.and Mrs. Cufhing Alfo, The Morrii Dancers, or The Merry Milk Maids. Rope-Dancing by Monf. Hendrick, Mafter Jofeph, and other* Singing by Mr, Cunningham, andMr.Afpey. Ladder-Dancing by Mr. Hendrick ; and Tumbling by Mr. Hell* drick, Mafter Jofeph, Mafter Morgan, &c. To which will be added. Several New Scenes in Gretefque ChanuSerj, call'd The JOVIAL PRIVATEERS* Or, ^Wapping Landlady, To Conclude with an Exacl Reprefentation of the Storming, Cai^ nonading, Bombarding, and Taking F O R T LOUISBOURG, With the Landing Commodore WARREN ; and will in Honour ftfthat great Exploit, Exhibit feveral Curious FIRE-WORKS, which has given great Satisfaction to all that have honoor'd hira with their Company. Every One will be admitted for a Pint of Wine or Punch as ufual* To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock. London, Sept. 14, 1745* JOHN Earl of STAIR, &c. Field-Mar-jbal and Commander in Chief of his Majejlys Forces in " South-Britain, dots hereby declare, that it is bis Majejifs intention, that any Man, ivbo Jhall 'voluntarily engage in Vis Majefiy'i Service, in any of his Regiments of Horfe, Foot, or Dragoons, fhall be difc barged from the Service at the EndofTiuo Tears, to be reckoned from the Day if his Infixing j and that this Declaration fhall extend to all fuch as fhall engage between the Day of the Date hereof ytill tbt-firtl Day of January ntxt to come. � STAIR. By his Excellency's Command, RO. KEITH. BARBER S-H ALL. NOTICE it hereby G'went rHAT the Monthly Courts of the Mafter and Governors for Binding and Making Free, willfor the Future be held on the frfl Wednefday inflead of Tuefday in every Month. AN Y Perfon willing to advance the Sum of 100/. on a fufficient Tradesman's Bond to receive zoL ; for Seven-Years to come from a Perftn, whofe Chira&er it well �ftar4jft*d) may be waited on, by directing a Line for T.P. t� be left at the Bar of St. Margaret's Coffee-houfe, near the Abbey, Weftminftcr. 0 if o ;