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General Evening Post (Newspaper) - February 19, 1771, London, Middlesex f L 5 Price Twopence J Frbm to TtiJA S D A From tbi LONDON G laft being of Denmarks birth it was celebrated here with the greateft On this occaflon a new Order was iaftituted by herDanifh called the Order of Mathilda to cbnfiii of 24 the enfign of which is a cypher of her enriched with dia The founder of the has been pleafed to coafer it opon his Danifh the Queen Dowager his Royal Highnefs frhjce Count r eonottfe dame and Madame Some new ducats were ftrack with the King of Denmarks motto on and the date of the jrear oh ihe This day his was pleafea to fill up two vacant Halls of the moft honourable military Order of the The Sovereign having put on the with the fymbol of the Order hanging to Gentleman introdaced LieutenantGe neial was knighted by the wich the of itate then hiving received the ribbon with the badge of the Order presented the fame to the who put the nbbon over the newmade Knights right then he had the honour of his Majeftys hand j which he rtfe up tnd Afterwards Hill introduced Ralph the fword of ftate was delivered to the Sovereign by Sir George as was alfo the and the like ceremony obferved as His Majefty having fig his royal that the beating orders which have been iffaed for railing recruits in this for the regiments on the Bricifh efta be and that no more be iffued for that purpofe his Excellency the Lord Lieute nant hath that the feveral officers who have received beating do forthwith return tile fame lathis His Majeftys commlflions are come over for appointing MajorGeneral James johnfton to be of the pth regiment of dra goons Jofeph Smith Efq to be Captain in the regiment of Maitlands in the loom exchanged and Franklyn Efq to be Town Major of Gal As mate pf the Firm man of was going on board the faid whicti lay along fide the through thedarknefs of the he fell between the boat and the and was S H J P N E W Wind Sailed Jaft night the Difpatch Remain his Majeftys fhips Romney and Cerberus j and for Arrivals at fallowing Ports Naples Lovely frow Dublin from Yarmouth and from Nova Briftol from Ancorta Charming from Rivadeo Del from Kewry Penfylvania and from Cork from Lifbon Harri1 from Maryland Irifh from Ubss i and Briftol from Waterfcird from Malaga from Dublin and from Virginia from Cadiz and from Leghorn from Liverpool from Mogadore froin and from We are that no nor any difpatches have arrived for feveral days pad from the Court of Madrid j fo that the report yefterday of the King of Spain having refufed to ratify the late is fuppofed to have been propa gated with interefted A letter from dated The Provaft and Fellows of Trinity college have unanimoufly eleded his Rjyyal Highnefs the Duke of Gloucefter Chancellor of our void by Che death of the Duke of The Swedifh Ambaffadors houfe in Percy ftrect being too imall for the reception of the young Princes who are hourly they are to have a houfe in where the AmbafTador will daily attend A gentleimn juft arrived from Port LOrient that the French are in the moft deplorable condition bread the hundred and poor ftarving in the Three thoufand men are working in the Kings and ths French government have not a penny money to pay them fo the poor creatures only receive a little bread and fait for their By private letters which were received laft it appears that France is involved in one general fcene of The inhabitants in land deftitute of every thing that can rendfcr life or even are which it wjj feared very foqna feeeeofc getttil tfcfr irfbabi of Paris are clamorous about the lots of fefa temiiiiing iiis Majefly comes 35 as poflible into Parlyj but when it Is abfolutcly He reGdes at and fees but On the 6th inftant a traiterous paper Was found up in the fquare of Lewis advifingthe people to a we will hold the canonry of with his Prebend of but re fign5 his fellowfhip of Etrm We hear that late Sir Andrew his Britannic Majeftys Ambaffadojrat has left his real and toSir Arthur of North On the icth the following men of war failed from Cork for with the and j8th regiments on the Com raodore Knight the Reynolds thj Allen i the tincii j ondtne Brerctorti The Prince of from Altcant to foundered at fea the Captain and crew are arrived at Gorki On Friday a Spanifti fhip from laden with foundered near Weymouth the crew were all faved one psffengcr was The Swift is llranded on the coaft of France the cargo and four of the hands are N O R T H W A L E S The Dainis and Jama Wednefday March at Tuefday April at Monday April at YerterJay came on before Lord Minefield and a fpecial at the a trial wherein a lariy vas and a gentleman The adion was brought for the nonperformance of a marriage contract when a veraift was given for the with Yeflerday morning came on to be tried before a fpecia in the Court of at a caufe between an Attorney of that and a Printer of a daily on an action ef r publifhing his paper a libel on the faid Attorney the damages were laidby the plaintiff at five thoufand after a hear ing of fix the Jury and returned in a fhort giving a verdidl for the plaintiff with oxijhiiiing The following are the heads of two bills of in diftment preferred to the Grand Jury on againft a certain lady not far from Soho fhoes keep and maintain a common diforcheriy and did permit and fuffer divers and diforderly as well men as to and during the whole night and otherwife mifbehaving fhe did keep and maintain a public with out any licence by her hrft had and obtained for that purpole 3 and did receive and harbour loofe and mafks in the faid honfe and did wilfully permit fufferthe laft mentioned perfon in maflt to make a great noife and tu The new tragedy now in rehearfal at the theatre royal in will be performed for the firft time on Saturday It is not written by There was a very diverting rencounter at the mafquerade on Monday between figure in the character of Mother and the famous Charlotte the latter had not fenfe enough to keep her We hear there will be two more one given at the Qperahoufe by the Old Club at and another it upon the ufual At a Court of Aldermen held yefterday at Martin Thomas and Richird were fworn The Or phanwheel was drawn for chimed by the orphan of the late Sir Samuel On Monday laft the Lord Biihuf of Hereford collated the Rsclor of to the Prebend or Ponion of the LowerHall of Ledbury vacant by the resignation of the Lord Bifhop of Thurfday lail Phyfician to her Royal Highnefs the Princefs Dowager of Wales Thomas Efq Clerk of the Peao for the county of Middlefex and Efq were elected Fellows of the Society of The Frederick Woollafton is appointed one of his Majeftys Chaplains in in the room of the late Yefterday the perfon who was on Monday com mitted to the for further exami charged with felling the property of his was reexamined before Aldermen at when two waiters at a cuffeehoufe near the fwore to their fetching the to the prifoner PortU depofed that he fold the flock by his and that the prifoner figned the book in rije gentlemans to whom it and perfonated Two Clerks of the EaftIndiahoufe to the prifoners figning the book in the name of his In his defence he endeavoured accufe one of the family with being but as he could not male good his he was com mitted to Newgate to take his trial the feliions at the which begins this Monday one of the a notorious hoofe was taken near Dartford in his been in grea to by Sir Jofiti on tHe Yefterday noon the 6rfc which on Sunday lait in in the brake oat afrefh in a very fierce anrd terrfble and feveral engine were which played for fume time before it was got La It week t gang of urio harbour ina pVacfe called Sluts in flole away the principal of the great trees in Hoine belonging tathe Prebend manor of Chifwick It is fappoied they carried off near 33 woith ot timber and Saturday night broke imfrths hotife of Mr at and ftole out from thencs plate and other effects to rhe of fifty pounds they lefta chirtcl and iron crow behind them in the Monday flight fome thieves broke into tJw 8up atom in Ludgate bat being over with ail ths msat and fowls out of the Sunday night laft fix or feven common profli who ply at hufstcd a gentle man nmong and picked hjs pocket of his containing 39 This is become of a common practice however the gentleman CiiiVd the and fecured two of week a travelling Jew was found murdered in by a gentleman who was out a Oa Friday laft one of the Nottingham waggons having flopped at the Coach and Horfes at Ridge near Cclncy in in going fome packs of wool that were the waggon pui fed down the fign which failing upon the Innkeepers killed him on the At Jamess William Efq of to Mifs of Robert Efq of after twenty years curtfnip to foifs of the dame At of the 43d regiment Careys to Mifs of that At George Efq Cap ain in the 68th regiment to Mifs daughierinlaw to John Efq of that Jimes of the to Mils of At his hotife at Brig Efq late a Solicitor in the Court of Chan Walter Efq fenior Alderman of the corporation The John of Northampton Acker houfe on poffeffed of a large widow of IMS ap emintnt In Chey SuUnnah lifter to the late Marmaduke In Fleet Mifs niece of the lae of the fame At on his way to a more fouthern John fon to William of Efq In In Charing aged 30 i of the 3Oth regiment of foot he was julr fetiing oiTfor the Weft to take pofTefiion of per befidesa Ijrgs fortune in which devolved to him by the death of an elder In Jlond many years milirefs of the Two Blue Polls there her death was occasioned by a fall fhe received in the which bruilrd her intlde fo that flie has languiihed ever William of theparifliof in to furrenJer the z5h and d of at ten in thef renion each st Clif William now or late of in Glou glove and haberoiiher to furrender the 2 111 and lid uf and aJ of at ten in the ivremion at the fign of the in in Worcef in Daniel lae of in merchant furrender the inlh izth of and id of at five in the afternoon each at Robert Ai Thomas of in the parifh of Duhftan in the in the city of filk mercer to furrendcY the and 5th of at five in the and id of at ten in the at in Days appointed for making the Dividends of Efbtesr to late of in merchant the I4th of at eleven in the at the fign ct the Black in Fen wick of the Town of Berwick upon merchant the iith of at ten in the forenoon at Simtm of the parifti of Stapleford in the county of Effcx the nth of at ten in the Certificates to be allowed to George now or late of in victualler and dealer in coals on or bctuie the iiUi of of in Mid fadler on or i efore ihe izth of John Page of in raercer on or before the of laie of Old packer ei bcfcre the nth of utheiwife Rolart of Eaft in brewer on or before the nrfe of to has This Day ivere In Two Price MONS on feveral Impsrtant By the SLOANE Late Reltor of WJLUAM JlUtHgKFORl bfgs infoftn kit wxl the pubitic after fftfpy thfl tainctj a mririn retains and ftrongth for JJftabjr ycart j triai of was by carrying It ta tm part of which returnfjjforrMJ and by judges to good ai w hen is well known to tveiry of muftad srf kept particularly jn thtf He Sitters himfelf of its meeting approbation and begs they vyill of it from To bs fUl in at i cl rind at At tpe GfeeuMwn and Swallow1 Oxfordtoad j trvJ Chenpfide thtr Four Hifhopfjate ftwet and the ihl To bd L E t And rnterd uponat ladyday rpHE TYTlIES of ther the TYTHES of BALNEY gf fp the faid For panicuhrs inquire of John Efq or of TowmClerk O A rt T 1MB E To be S O L D by A U C T J G On Saturday the i6th cay of March between fhe hours of two and clock in the Star Inn in the town of in the county THREE THOUSAND OAK now llardinj at in the parifh of in rhe faid numbered on the ihind in the lots t i lot L Ldt For Efq Swanfea or Oi who will will iTievv the A street part of the above is lirje for his Majeftys navy lies nedr tht river Loughot and and four miles of the part In a ftW Day will be pMijhidt Prce or THE VfCAR of A Printed for at iA This Day iva Price rpHE of A JL A new drefs fora etimesmakes an truife Printed for at in Pauls Of whom may be price the 7th of The A Hy Oliver This Day were In Two Price npHE MISCELLANEOUS TRACTS of tlilr JL JOHNf of and Vicar of printed by JacUfon for gootc in IpiwiJi fold C Longmafl and in Condor tor rue tf ot S j L This Day was Tn t i NOVUM TESTAMENTUM Domini fidfti Jelu Juierprtte TflEOjORO aid Riviftifor G Kt B sru1 iftek will be to th ilight the Eiil of in Price ft wed LOVES oj MEDEA and A in thfie Transited iroin ihe Grtek ol Apollonius Ry the E K 1 N1 Late Fellow of Kins and Redlor of Printed for a the Martins and fold at the Bookfcllers Pamphlec fhop in town and This Day was ljrice 6 The SEVENTH EDITION of A FEVERS and JN FLAMMATORY DISTEMPERS wherein expeditious methcd is propjfcd of curing thofe dangerous By A M E Afclepiades ofncum M dij tit ut ut jucunde To which is an account ot tlit with which the Fever Powder has given in ths Yellovr Slow anrl Printed for fen of late John at the on the Northfide of Pauls By whom alone is fold To in Goldenfquare S 1 HAVING fince been greatly with ihti which appeared in sjre blotches ird other jruptions all over and having had tie of ftvrral without I at lait advifcd by a friend to ry your Marcxtants which I accordingly amriow perfectly to my lormer health by no other If you proper to pubiuh 1 have no l am your fsrvant December Any pcrfon itill dcuhrtful cite efficacyof this dicine by to the iidt pf near the onli author thtfe drops arc fold in bottle at each he lulty convinced of their ood by bi referred to fnapy paoplc who have biren cur the the 4nrl iimnatiuns of the and every othc widtr from i tuulnefi in the Tsy i taken in any he venience dranceof bufmefs thty alfo andiq creatt an ar eenuine bat whatalr by John in his own B Thefe drops are in fquare with therq ing prej ;