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General Evening Post (Newspaper) - May 4, 1790, London, Middlesex \L O H t> Price Three-Pence Halfpenny okit. From T tf E S D A Yt $ay |, to THURS D A V, IVIay '6/ .790, WED NE'SDAY, May 5. From tbe LONDON GAZETTE. Stockholm, April 16. &X^3^?S��C':\ HE Duke of Sudermania fet out laft night Carlfcrona, to for refume the command of the great fleet; and news is juil received that the - - - ^�-T'^'i King of Sweden arrived render May 11, n, and June 15, at eleven, at theBUck-aloo.r'siTieaiL^ Nottingham. Attorney, Mr. Cutcs, tVbeeier^gate, N�Trngbafll. Johp Sutton, late of Upton, Hants, msltfter; to furten-der June 3, 4, and 15, at eleven, at the Star and Garter, in 2M�*o*er. Attorney, Mr. ]uhn Henfj Todd, in Andover, Or Mr. James Hore, Inner Temple. Richard Watts, of the parifll of Landinam, Montgomery*.' Aire, draperg to furrender May 19, ��, and June 15, at at the Lion Inn, in rhe town of Llanidloes, Monrgsme- ten, rjfliire. Attbrnies, Mefl". Maddock and Bigg, Carey*(treet, London, or Mr. Thomas Edmund Maifh, Llsnidloes. John Allium Howie, of Coleman Itreet, London, plaif- R I V R , L E E. .  j f"\TC(TICE is hereby |iv the River Le^wilj beheld, (by Acj iurnmea'f, at trie Bull Inn at, tn the County of Hertford, o/i Wed"riefday the 14th Day of Majr inftant, 'A Eleven In ffe Forenoin. Dated the ttt Lay. of Msy, 1790. / BEN. ROOKS. 1171] . Clerk to the Trufteel. - . " " iiVi'iiiiit 7 .'T.i 11 1 , � � '*m SADDLEkY and HARNESS MANUFACTORY and WAREHOUSE. T RICHARDSON'S, No. '398, Olrford*. Street, near Sohp-Sqnare, tbe Nobility/ Gentry, Sec. may be fupplied *-ith ail K.inds of ready made Sad3les, Bridles, Hnrfe-Clffths, Jockey-Caps, Wh*ps, &c. warranted 'of the belt Materials. LikewUe all SLinda pi� jrtdy-fliidc C vttt> Char'mf) P�(lChaife, Curricle, and G^ Hirnefs, w'th oeft ToWn Plated Farnitnres made in the neateft. arid rroft famionabie Manner, and "cheaper then at any ottier Warehoirfo la Lreal, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Maf-ter- General of the Ordnance, two Secretaries of State, Firlt Lord of the Admiralty, Lord Hawkef-bury, and Mr. H. Dundas. At four o'clock the Council broke up, when the Minifters proceeded to their refpective feats in both Houfes of Parliament. Yefterday evening, after the Council broke up at the Secretary of State's Office, the Duke of Leeds difpatched a meffenger with letters to Lord R. Fitzgerald at Paris, and to Sir Robert Murray K�hh, his Majefty's Envoy at Vienna. Yefierday morning an exprefs arrived at Carle-ton-H.oiife from Newmarket, which gave an account of the celebrated match between the Prince of Wales's Traveller and Earl Grofvehor's Meteor being decided on Monday in favour of the Prince by aLout nine Yards. This was the moft capital matuh that has been run cn the turf for feweral years, it being faid that near 200,000). were betted on it. Monf. Bailli, the celebrated Mayor of Paris, is not merely a patriot and politician. He is alio a man of learning and fcience, and has written an eifay on a very dark fubjeel, the Antiquity of the* Indian Aftronomy. He has however lately laid thefe /peculations on the (helf, in order to aiBil his countrymen in founding the bafis of their con-ftitution and liberties. A book being lately pre-fented to him on the fame fubjeel with hu eflay, requefting his opinion, he replied, that he was at prefent too much engaged with the Revolutions of this world, to attend to rhofe of the liars. The Chichefter man of war of 44. guns, which went out as a ftore-fhip to the Welt-Indies, is ordered round to the river, to load provisions asnd ftores for the fupply of the fettlement at Botany Bay. The Chichefier is ilurdmc Hvt $s the Guardian. Yefterday the Whig Club met at the Crown and Anchor Tavern, the Duke of Portland in the Chair. Several new Members were ballotted for and admitted. The thanks of the clob were unanimouily voted to the Treafurer, Secretary, and Deputy Steward; and they were fequeited to continue in their feveral offices for the year en-fuing. The Club was very numerouily attended; and after th& ufual conftitutional toails, the members prefent exprefled their concurrent refoiution of fupporting individually the caufe which unites them at the enfuing general election. The William, Bruce, from Nova-Scotia to Leghorn, is put into Lifbon in great diftrefs, after throwing part of the cargo overboard, and being at fea four months, three of whiciv without a mall. The Carolus, Bruhns, from St. Ube's to Stockholm, is put into Cork with Ibfs of rudder and other damage. A Mr. D--brought his wife before the Magistrates for aflaulting and beating him. Mr. D-- gave an account .of the laft affault fhe had committed on him (for to enumerate every one, would have taken up the Magillrate's time, perhaps, till now) It was with a hearth brodm, which the lady thought proper to break over her hufband's head. He declared out of 15 years that-"j he had been married to her, he had not had three days quiet, owing to her turbulent difpofition, which had reduced him from a ftete of independence to poverty. She was committed to Tdthill-fields Bridewell until fhe finds bail fgf her appearance at the next feflions. On Monday night, about ten o'clock, as the fervant of Capt. Paiba was coming along Alder-manbury, fhe was accofted by a man of genteel appearance, who, before he had walked many yards with her, Slabbed her twice in the arm with a fharp pointed inflrriment, on which the girl cried out, which occasioned the villain to ran away; but finding no peifon come u> kttfffc. fiftance, he again came up to her, but fhe luckily got into a houfe before he had another oppoftq-| mty cf effecting his diabolical purpofe. terer; to furrender May 8, 18, and June 15, at eleven, at Guildhall, London. Thomas Wrghton, nf Birmingham, Warwickfhire, bricklayer; to furrender May 11, 12, and June n, at three, at Hobfon's Tavern, in Worcefter-ureel, Birmingham. Attorney, Mi. Fox, in Parliament-llrcet, Wefiminfter, or Mr. Benjamin Fa:ker, Snow-hill, Birmingham. Dividends to be made. Robert Parker, late of Liverpool, Lancashire* fcrocer} May 17, at ten, at the Globe Tavern, in Jahn-f\ret:t, Liverpool, .. William Crawford, of Helborn, in the 'par'ft of St. Giles 'An the Fields,' iWritnetefX,- nwrtirnrrc j Jdot fr, at Guiliha^, London. , ' ' .G.eot^e Oriel, of Prince's Hrret, in t>e parifli of St. Mary, Rotberhitke, Surry, taylor ; June 8, at five, K-Gkildhall, London. - Final Dividend. John Pigijott, of Cumberland ftrfet, in the psrifh of St. Leonard, Shoieuitch, Middlei'et, dealer and chapman; June 16, a: fix, at Guildhall, London. Ifaac Ligh:foot, of Wigton, Cumberland, jnoney-fcrirener, now a prifoner in Carlifle Jail j July 17, at ten, at Guildhall, London. Archibald Bell, late commander of the (hip Betfey, of London, maiiuerj May 17, at ten, at Gu 14nail, Lonton, Rsbert Walter, of Watford, Hertforlfhire, viSualler; June 16, at five, at GiiiHhall, London. F nal 9'vid. Henry Filler, of the Hlgh-ftreet, Southwark, Suiry, grocer 5 June 4, at eleven, at Cuildhall, London. Edward Yates, of Abingdon, Berks, lacking-maker ; June 5, at te^i, at Guildiiall, London. Samuel J�fej(�, of Gieat George ftrett, in the Minories, London, merchant ; ]une 1. at eleven, at Cuilchall. Henry Rider, of High Holborn, Middiefex, dealer in Staffordfhire ware, glal's, and china; May 79, at eleven, at Guildhall, �ondon. Thomae-Pearfon, of Liverpool, Lancaftire, filk-mercer and woc-lleo'draper ; -May 31, �t eleven, at the Gulden lion,-in Dale-fttaM, Liverpool. Rowland Hunter, of Liverpool, Lancaihire, timber-merchant j Mayas, at twelve, �t the White-lion, in North-gate-ft reet, in the city of Cheffer. Final Dividend. William Rounding, of Kingfton upon Hull, lines-draper ; June 1, at deven, at the White-hart Tavsin, in Kingfton upon Hull. John Dinfdale, of Afkrlgg, Yorkshire, graaier ; May a8, at eleven, at Mr. Richard Deightoa's, in I^eyburo, York-, fhrre. Certificates to be granted. James Smith, of Serle-ftreet, Lincoln's-inn-field�f Mid-drffck, Japinner; on or before May 25. Thdn>is Hayward, late of ChetmEfotd, Effex, carpenter, JoTncr, andinnholder 5 on or before M�� ic. AS\ �... � "" - = i To be SOLD, THE next PRESENTATION to a RECTORY in the Weft-Riding of YorMhire, of the yearly Value of One Hundred and Nirtety Pounds. f 1136 further Particulars may be had by applying to MclL Allen, at their clambefs, in Furnivaj's-lnn, London, To be S O L D, ARENT CHARGE of 40I. per Annum, payable Half-yearly for ever, dear of all Deductions, : iffuing out of a Freehold Etlate in the County of Lincoln, of the yearly Value of 170). and upwards. For Particulars inquire of Mr. Lowndes, Redlion-fquare, London.__|_["54, To be LETT, And entered upon immediately, AFIRST FLOOR ; confining of four good Rooms, unfurnifhed, with the Ufe of a Kitchen on the Ground Floor ; Garden, and other eonyeuieocies j pleafantly fitu,ated on the Bath Road* a few Miles from Windfor. For Particulars inquirt at Na. S?t Fleet ftreet. f 1 ijo " WANTED, AN APPOINTMENT in any civil Department under Government, which the Advertifer has furhcient Jntereft to procure, if a Vacancy could be obtained. Any Perfon holding foch Office, �nd inclinable to refign. the fame, may hear of advantageous Terms, by .applying to^ Mr. Jones, Stationer, Middle-Temple Lane.; ' The ftrifleft Secrecy may be depended on. , Ttiit ' A RECTORY. WANTED to EXCHANGE, r> ARECTORY, inoft eligibly Situated in the Wefl, 115 Miles from London, of brtwe&j Two and Three Hundred Pounds per Annum, for one of the fame  Value in either of the Midland Counties, or to a healthy Part of Norfolk. ' ' " tetters (poft-paid) addreffed to A� Bi PoftapfEce, Ncrth-amptpn, will be duly attertdedtt^ ^ [to^9 To DRUGGISTS. MARRIED GENTLEMAN, who has - ^. been engaged fume Time in the Practice of Phyftc. of good Connections, would- wiih to enter into PARTNERSHIP with an eminent DRUGG1S1 of ettenfiv* Bufmefs in London, or any oth>r Capital Town; he will take the acVveaud attentive-Part df the Bufir.efs on himfelf, if ne-ceSwy. Icisprefumed (hit may f.iitfome elderly Portin, who wiies to retire in fome Degree from SuGnefs, and would be*fiad,'to, kaye tbe Care of it to a,fober fteakdy Partner. An adequate Premium will fan given. . [i�l9 Pleafe to inquire ,Perfonel,ty, or by Letter, Poft-pai44 of4' Middjediwh sni Hanburri ijj, 53j Trlr^inej"le-S:r�t�t A about Two B A R B A D O � To be S'O L D, VaKable PLANTATION m :t1ie I Hand .of BarLadnes, . containing upwards of 383 Acres, ic.Q A'crks wheteof a;e fertik Cane Land'. The Bviling, Curinr. and S.ill flocefes, With tie JUill, Sre all in p rfedfc Repair and good Condition. "* The Slaves have been br-d on th= Plantation, ind ari all healthy.; and tilers' ar; 50 He�.dot Carrie'. 'Further Part'riibTs may be known bj applying to Mefffj. LyOji, Gra^'s-Ifio, Lbnd�n. ["4* ,' $6k~. -S.A.B " r At the King's Warcho^foTVoLKS^ On Wednefday tbe r�th of May, 1790, , o'Clock in tVe, THE following GOODS in lundry. Loy, viz. 19 Pounds cf Green and Black Tea. 350 Gallons of Brandy, 3 zcecr 1 "* of~Genev!> f For private Uft. ^50 -- offtum, j 3*-r 0r?r8"d),* I One in Sit under Proof. 16 � -> 01 Kurri, 3 T!-* Goods rfKsy be Viewed the Day oefore and 6:1 the Morning of Sale. . - ("5^ Tw^ntv-ftve per C�''ht. will b required a? a Devout. rpHE MASTERSHIP of th7~FREE GRAM"- X MAR-SCHOOL of BOLTON in ihe MOORS, in the County of Lancaft at the Houfe of Mr. Thomas Mofs, the Sign cf-the Boaf's-Head, in Bolton. The Candidates to attend In order to "be examined, if thought r^quifite, in the Forenoon of the faid Day. In the mean Time the fever?! G"encl� nen who jbtend to offer themfelves are re^aeftedto fend Teftimonia's of their Cldllica-l Abilities and Mor,il Character) 10 Mr. John Ridgway, in Bolton. The late Mailer's Salary Was Eighty Pounds a Year", with a Houfe f> live in. Thefe is ap Ujher or Under-Ma*rer in th.e faid Strhool; *itli-a proper Salary. f &?4 ' *--'--�-: . � !� iS ill sw^ ft inuu^� A CQUALNTS h C\. th�y may be fupp R -O B E & T M E T'B AM, SILVER-PLATE MANVFACTURF.S, Upwards of Tweflty Years at bis Siwp", No. 146,, CheapGde, near Fo^er lane ; where the Sign of the Great Silver Buckle isih the Window, his Friends and the P ublic", tliat plied wrh every Species of Wrought and Plain poliihed Plate, from a coaftint and extenfive Af- g^eH'{.ii'!ihewhi|iliheff, ^e^^Urf^�^kX loweft Pricefoi reaJy Money. . Likewife a great Variety cf Second-Hand . Plate, felling cheap, vix. Coffee-P"ts, CorFie-Urns, Bread-Ba'fkejs, Waiters, Candl'eftjcks, Tankards, Mug's and Cups, Sauce-Boats, and many other Article* too numerous to mention. To be Sold, Second-Hasd, a fuperb and elegant Epergne� of the hrl Fafhion. N. B. A good Price given fur Old Plate in Exchange. Likewife all Sorts of Cutlery and Plated Goods, made up to Oder, on the fhorteft Notice. ['157 An Academy w be leto And entered on at Midfummer. THE MASTER of ah ACADEMY of con-fiderable Refute, at Time Dii'ance from Landon, whofe Ht-alth will not admit him to attend to the neceflary Duties of his Schidl, would, if he could meet with a Gentleman every!Way rjualilhi for fo.arduous^an'Undertaking, JetC him the Premifesi The Situation is remarkably healthy) in an agreeable and plentiful Country. The Hjufe is replete with every Convenience for a large Familyi and 1* full of Bdafien on liberal Terms. It is Kqne&ed, that no Perfon will apply hutthofc *ho are dfjecled for A. B. to be _________ fn the tJoufity of Duri ham� will ne dul^ attended to'. N. B. Entry will i/oft abjut Six or Seten Hundred Pounds-. _ [ttg� Thi�:o%^>3�Rt%J, price r�/6d. tea. * Set� The FOU RTH aadLAST V QVUME^ df the I2J& Att !im'0*u?;AL ACCOUNJ? of the bjf-ES fad D*fi\f!�S>rftbe irfoftenrindnt 4nd'S�arrgel�cai ApTH'OR'8 or PRl^tfrBR-ib both' BRrTfSH add FORErCPI, in \H fc��ral demMO:nationa of PROTESTANTS; from th* itegirnftag Ipf the Re/onkattpfj* la t&e days 6f Wiekliffe, to the bre^tYrdie? wheKSti fre.Calfeaed, from authentic Hif-toristis,; tbeir,' truft ' remarkable A&ens, Sufferings, and W.fitinjj�) e*hibitin$ the Baity of their falcb. ind exj.erienca in tbeir feveril ages, cotlntriei, and-brefefljpni, and llluftrating the-pbwt* ofDfvine tJfae* rh their holy living, and dying. By'the Rev. ERASMQS MlOpLETON, LeAurer of St. Helen's, ITiftopfgate-ftreet) and Chaplain to tat Right Hon. the-Co^dteli'^CTa^rd'^qll'lifiSfay. Printed fbt the Author, and fold by hiih, Cheyne-row� Chelfeaj C; DilJy, Poultry; arid J. Mstthews> No. it, Stradd. N.B. TWaWoik confifts of fqor large volumes, ocbvo� printed on a very fine paper, and beautiful hrw type, eaft fo tRe purpofe> with fifty two elegant engravings j a few cop'ea �f which have been foft Wken^HJctt' FrtrJch paper, witli a #ie* to be framed, tni are Told 1>y the Atithbr, and R. Wil--fcWhn, Nb. .8, Conihifl; *t�<* J*.:Stoicd, No. 11, Gre*t Q|�Vfi< .biet, Liftculn's-lan-f'^V ;