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General Evening Post (Newspaper) - August 12, 1790, London, Middlesex (L O N D O N. ) Price Four Pence. From T HUR SD A Y, August 12, to SATURDAY, August FRIDAY, August 13. COUNTRY NEWS. *� Bath, August ii. ^CQS^^^rC>;o-, HE finenefs of the wea ^A/ T ) larger concourfe of .peo... rfVv-'' down fair than was ft^llpaiSft; ever before remembered. There was a confiderable ^^^^M^^M-} 9uantity of cheefe on the K^^^^^y^V^; hill, which, notwithftand ther drew together a ing its high price, was foon all fold. New cheefe went on the average at 36s. Old at 44>s.'per cwt. There was a raid-ling fhew of horfes, the fale of which was rather dull, and cheaper than for fome time part. .Fat beaHs went about 405. a hundred ; and lean caul.", of which there was a large number, fold dear. Fat fheep about 3s. a ftone. A few days ago, as a poor boy of the name of Newell, /on of a beiom - maker, at Lockerly, Irian ts, was gathering whortle-berries, in Lockerly woods, he was bitten by an adder, in confequeoce of which his body fwelled very much, and he died in two days; a furgeon was fent for, but too late fo fave the boy's life. s h i p - n e W~ " t>eal, Au^. 11. Wind S. C*me down the Jamaica, Nevin, for St. Ube's; Commerce, Palmer, for Bourdeaux ; and Polly, O'Laughton, for Limerick ; and failed early this morning, with the Nemefis frigate, and outward-bound as before-, except the Commerce, Kerr, for Gib/altar, Which Temarns with his Majefty's mips Adventure and Pomona, Wafp floop, Unity tender, Diligence pilot, and Sc. Jamcsls planter, Paxton, for Jamaica. The 9th inftant failed the Mary-Ann, Pattifon, for Quebec. Crave/end, Jug. ii. Paffed by the Nancy, IVTirian, from Hamburgh ; Diligent, Pinfon, from Naples; Rebecca, Blackburn, from Grenada ; Pitt, Manning, from China; Princefs Royal, Prerton, from Memel ; Jofeph and Hannah, Em-blington, ...apd .PpHy�. Harris, ffoss Wyburgh ; Thomas and Alice, Gill, from Dantzick ; Thames, Fletcher, and I names, Deanham, from Peter/burgh ; and Duke of Richmond, Falconer, from Stockholm. LONDON. t Yeftcjday being the Birth-Day of his Royal Highnefs the Prince of Wsjes, there want ,t �>ra*ving' Room at St. James's* when the Royal Family received the gratulations of the Nobility-, Gentry, See. The company prefmt were as follows : The King, Que the. iniftrefs of the Hole n the Wall, fcrbo had not miffed it, but went 14, I79O. with one of the Stewards and owned" the box. Luckily there were not more-than 14. or 15 guineas in it when flo'.en. Saturday night Mr. Galting, of Norfolk, was attacked near Blackheath by a fingle higrrwiryiha&i who robbed him of opwards of four guineas. Sunday Mr. Charles Smith, of Lincoln's-inn, ftnd another gemieman, were (topped near the eight-mile-itone, on the Croydon-road, by three footpads, who robbed them of their gold watches, and about 30s. Monday Mr. Leary, near Bedford-fquare, had his pocket picked, in High Hclborn, of a gold watch, feals, &c. The fame night Mr. Pinfon, of the Strand, had his pocket picked, in Parliament-ftreet, of his purfe, containing near ;os. Tuefday laft the houfe of Charles Brett, Efq. of Greenwich, was broke open, and robbed of a variety of plate, and other articles of value. Yefterday afternoon-Ellis, Efq. of St. Alban's-ftreet, had his pocket picked, in Pall-Mall, of a gold watch, feals, &c. At the afiize for Cornwall three prifoners were capitally convicted, viz." Thomas James and Thomas Mills, for a burglary in the houfe of the Rev. Copelftone Radcliffe, and ftealing a ftlver tea-kettle and other articles of plate; and John Barberry, for ftealing out of the houfe of Malachi Bice four filver fpoons, and one pair of (hoes. James was left for execution, but Mills and Barberry were reprieved. MARRIED.] On Tuefday, at Great Mar-low, the Rev.. Mr. Cleobury, Vicar of Great St. Helen's, in Abingdon, and Reftor of Med-menham, Bucks, to Mifs Peggy Beckett, daughter of Thomas Beckett, Efq; of Littleton, Wilts. -On Tuefday, at Eaft Grinftead, Suffex, jhe Hon. Spencer Perceval, to Mifs Jane Wilfon, fe-cond daughter of Sir Thomas Spencer Wilfon, of Chirlton.-Tkomas Ramage, of Dublin, Efq; to Mils Willetta-Hopkins, daughter of the late Francis Hopkins, -Efq; of Poffexton.-The Rev. James Hewetfsn, Reftor of Kilmafthomas, to Mifs Lynn, daughter of the late John Lynn, Efq; cf Peathard, county of Wexford.-On Wednefday Uft, Mr. Lion Gompertz, fon of Jof- -Gamggrtzy Ei^;*of Crutched-friars, to Mifs Saloman, only daughter of Soloman Saloman, of Bury-ftreet. DIED.} On Friday, lad, Mrs. Tough, of Three-Kings-courl, Lombard-ftreet. HAMPSHIRE COUNTY CLUB. THE Members of the above Club are-defired*  tp dine'f-getherbn the Anniverfary, the lst&aar, ati'.jib&'s Houfe, in Winchefter. Dinner af Thref o'Clock. 3o8oJ HARRY CaEEM, Secretary. HEIR at LAW. TF the H E I R at L A W of Mr. JAMES I HESTTERSON, who wis a Cleik in rh; Poft OrBce at Bzth, and af:srw?rds carriert on the Brewing Bufinffs in Hatlj, an3 rTed r'ifrs in Novemb-r, 17-71, w II apply to Me"h Wl.ifow, Cafteftrcer, Hoiborn, he ffaall b�/�itfitd for h.s l'r- u.le. -Lre� of> irjfijrmation tr--nching th* atove 'Efwaity* -or w? ere t^:^ of fi-e Relatiras may be found, siWieffci �% ftiftQfi: will bft: jfO��.iry Maiden Three- VearOlds carrying 7 ft.; Four. Year Ol 'fcSfci ;., die Beftof- Three T.vo Mile Heats. On WcdneCNgj the jft 6t' S-^�jerte�rji th^ N^-Wemens and Genr'emenj S�bfcription of jFoof*3f*�* 0to. carry'ng 7-t. Five-Year OldsrS ft. jiti. ; Six-Vear Ol:s 8it. 9lb. jf"and Aged Mares aad Qddiagsai. lowt-d 3 lb� 1 he Winner of one 50!. in the prefent Year to carry 3ft. of two or *'.��e 51b. extra. The beft of Tlires Jour-Mile Heats. . And ��6l"hurfday, the id of September, the Memfcers Purfe cf |pl. by H�rfes, &c. of all Ages; Three-YeJtr O'ds csrmgKra Feather; Four Year Olds 7 ft. � lb ; Five-. Year Old* 8ft. 3 lb.; Six- Year Olds 8 ft. 9 lb ; and Aged 9 ft. Four-Mile Heats. A Winner of a Plate, Match, ot Subfcription, in the prefent Yat, to carry 31b. extra. To ftart at Half pad Four o'Ctock. " The Horfes, tec. to be entered : t the KingY-Arms on Saturday the *8ch. of Auguft, between the Huurs of Three and Seven int+ie Afternoon. Emrance One Guinea, and 10s. 6J. to the Clerk of the ?onrfe. Horfe�, A-c. c-.ter'tng the Paft, to pav Double ; if O''!)' one Horfi-.fiuters, to be entitled to the Plate, without Deduction. Certflcatesof the Ages to be produced at the Time of entering, rtherwife t be deemed A=ed,, Ordinaries, and Public Breakfafts as ufua). Sir M. L� FLEMING, ALEX. HAMILTON, Efq. .JOHN BLrACKBURNE, Cleric of the Courfe. During the Racec a MAIN of COfKS.will be fought, fe?tween Alex. Hamilton, Efq; Riebardfon, Feeder; and [ahp-Clayton, Ef^j rBVouk3, Feeder j for Ten Guineas the Bvtt'Je, and J00 the Main. N. Bj Th� Steward will give the neeeflary Ord�-s to have all Stands made fecure before the Races, ana no Perion w be ad^naicted to ert& a Sund or Booth, thi. does rUJt fub-^cribs to tbt Town's Plate. . N.'B. A^l fornvii: Advaitifernents are now done aw3y. A'l Btiiputes, to be detetm'med by the Stewards, or whom they fl� �{y Letsr, Poft* paid, to Mr. T. Taylor, at the Academy. Dronfieid. - ��'��" � � � ' 1 - 1 KING-s LYNN, i7th.Julj; i79q. Thefe are to give NOTICE, J THAT the general annual Meeting of the  Commiflioners nam.edin a cerrain Act of Parliament made and piff.d in the Twenty-Seventh Yew of tlte Reign of his late Majeity, entitled, " An 4ft.^or Jaiproving anji ,-. Prcfsrving the Navigation from Salter�j-Load-S!u;ce, in''the"* County of Norfolk, "to Standgiound Snice, in the Coun.ry of Huntingdon ; and from Flood's-Ferry, Jn th� IfleofEIy, " in the County of Cambridge, to Ramftf High-Load, in the ' laid Ceonty of Huntingdon: and alfo the Navigation firfll Old-Bedrbfd Sluice, in the faid County of Norfolk, to the River Nene, in the Parifli of RamTey, in the fti4 County of Huntingdon ;" will be held at the Houfe of Daniel Ba.leyJ called the White Hare Inn in the Town of March,, in thp laid Iflecf Ely, upon Thurfday tb'e i$th Day of Auguit , next, ;t Eleven of the Clock in the Forcrbon. � �07?j , -HENRY BELL. ^ . ~ PARTNERSHIP AGentleman pbiTeired'of the Means of rilana-facturi ig an Article, whereof imbienfe Quantities are annua'ly imported, and c t:> io,qoo1. and for which, an adequate Share in the Bufinefs will be co-:iideied ; the Situation is pedaflarly eligible for the Confii'i'ption of the Article; the Manufactory e'ean J the Credit {hart, moftly Money ; and the Profits remarkably -good; not rubjeiS to Excife, or any Government Lifpec-. This being worth, the Attention1 of any young acllve Man, who wiihes to engage in a lucrative genteel Bufinef*, it is hoped "none but fiich will apply, as-a gentleman in^ Years, of tone wTicrddes not choofe to talEe-an active Part in*. the BufinJe/s, will riot be accepted; Attestion being an abfo- . ..lute Reqnifite for the carrying on tbisMinnfaitory to proper Advjnt.-ge. None but Principals, or their immediate Connections, ' need apply-- ^ Further Particulars rtay be knows by applying to Mr. Dawfoh, CiemerirH-Inn, London. [*35 ; NORFOLK. * " To be SOLD by AUCTION* At the Dog Ion, in Ayllham, in the County Of Norfolk, on Tcefday the 31ft Day of this Inlhnt Auguft^.between the.Haatsiol Five *n* Seven 6'Clock in tbe Afternoon (unlefs before difpofed of by private Contrail, of which\ Notice will lie given in this Paper), fuBject to fuch Cob' dTtions a^ will be then arfd there produted;, ANew-buxit MESSUAGE or DWELLING- HOtfSB, with two Cottafesj YirrJ�j Gardens, and fourteen Aciies of very rich Pafture Land f alfo a fpa'ci^u?' Water Corn Mill, wfth three Pair o^tonej, two Bolting-Mills, Cylinder - tfach'-ne ipr cltanii^ Wheat, Rollings Scteen, �u�4 gSin^^&eenj *'J in �ry joo* ^epilr^ late iri the Occap�JoA^F! Mr. Jaha Milled, FJour-Dteffer, de*v ceafrf;:-' �'Hrk^, ' ' TTijj iiLuil rTnfflBfi'iiti fitmri in Burrougb next Ay'innm, afWWaW, a ^enCrTttl Corn Counry, a 'j�ne tOi^i�t'*avlg"   ^ Jh TbtrTrestil^ coaiprefceMi, nor only the Acafe> k*4 aTfp tbe Chronic, Difeifes, and both a* tr&^ed at much greater Length than iri m>y_^fbVtnaaee of TJie-'l^^ iTatttHfe' it like wife contains an Enay on the TJurfi^g1 tod Manage-ment of Children ; with Rules for prciervTO^ He'ajth^ felted to the dirTetent Situations aud C*ccupatitfrfs-of Mstnkind \ and Direotioas for cho Cure of Wounds, ihff'Reduction of Fractures, Di/h;cati;ons, &c. &c. *#� The additional Chapter on Cold Bathing, Jtc. wi:l be fold feparately to trie PuiChafers of the former'Editions/ Price 6d. ' ['37* ' The jufUy celebrated Medicines for coring the PILES and" FISTULA io, ANO (Without Cutting, or any painful Application ), Origiaally d:fcover-,d and prepared Jj, Mk> MATHEWS, Sa gei�n, Bronik-ftreet, (TbifSprn, deceafVd, ARE continued'to be prepared, frqm his Ma-nufcrjft Rec pes, by Mrs. Mathews, his Widyw, No. 3>, Du-ke ftreet, Manthefter-J^uare, London. Thefe Kemed es are fanctioned by ihe P.xperiense of more riian 50 Years, and have i'een blefled with fuv h hsppy Effc&a in die "-oft defprate (SaC-s, that the afflicted are aflured, a more rffi-: c'uui aid innocent Preparation for tv/o of the moft diftrefiing Difeafes in human Natuie was nevei yet maHo public. Delicacy demands that no Part'Culars of Cures performed, (hould appear in a puilicNewfpaper j but as Peifons' of Rank an^Fortuni, who have been reftored to found Health, after fc. king Affiftancc in vain from general Practise, have, psrmiited. Mr�� Mathews to give Patients Reference to them, fo they may be acquainted with Pariiculari, by applying to her as above. Thefe Medicines are Coin, with ample Directions for Ufe (b) Appi intrh-nt of Mrs. Mathews), by Mr. Bacon, at his Pateit Medioinal Wareh.0ufe, No. I JO, Oxford ftreet, oppo6te h ew Band-ftiiet,Packages, Price One Guinea, legally ftrmped, or in double Packages, Price il^ift;. where only Ord' ra can be fupplied. Mr. Bacon's Naane u Gjned by bim upor evefj! Staap, a* % Pssof of A�th�nt}eity. [905 ;