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General Evening Post (Newspaper) - May 21, 1771, London, Middlesex Price Twopence From T UE S D A T H U MAY 4 i V j m where Advertifemtntis and Lejters of Intelligence are taken in and where thole who chufe to b rfgylafly this are requefted io to ffom are alfo received RidHAflDSdN an CijifiwiFl t atxd NO and at the Royal Exchange die Corner of a t From the LONDON Mey 30 for the Courts going into on next the ijd for hh late Intantof The to wear black filk or coloured or whitf vith Tlseimcn to wear black and or and MT white and Sver coloured And 611 iriftant the Court to go out Jftf N tr P T tie Covent to appear June and July at QuildbtU if Linen Dnper 3 to appear June 1 J at the in alJ of to appear Jttttc4 5 4 July at Guild a John of Merchant to appear June Slid Jtlly at the in the parifc of Lintombe and in James Merchant to appear Maf 3 Jane Audi jsty at the Polphin in Gold to It June Richard of Sufleitj at the in to be grante June of Sun Tavern of of Merchant and C V N fi W IPartfHKHtk Mqy Yefterday failed Com modore for the Newfoundland in the Panther1 of 60 guasj with the of The fhips failed under Admiral Rodaeyfs comrrjand the Admirals the Princefs Amelia of 80 guns the Boyne 74 the Aciilles 74 the Modeite 64 the Piana and Merlin ki i We hear Great near in nowithtianding the backwardnefs of the fpringj a gardener in that rurnimed his friends three weeks with diih of kidney of this ears Laft week as forue labourers were digging1 for a cettat to a houfik ia they found a with a human feletonTtfc May We hear froin Haver that cattle fold very well at the fair which was held there lalt SHIP MAY Wind Came down and failed his Malicftys hip Captain for the folf Arrived and failed for the the from Ga MAY Paft the from Cyprus from Guernfey Barker 9a4 Friend from Dunkirk j and from At Jamaica Ywp from Lancaftar and Indiaa and At Cowes from South At Dover i from At Goenifey from At Liton from Chefter John and DrifcpU and fforh Cork and from AtDiaWiti fameJ and from Malaga rfrigm Bourdeaujc j and frtjnt At Jdpge from Ar RattcrdijHj South Carolina and At from At Gucrtafey H from In j from L OK DO I V Lords f have aioneyutp tje for paying m j i JC CiyitUft 5 the pay one ol fo of arrived at the Secretary from the Lord Lieutenantof was immediately forwarded to his the greateft ihiportance arepre paring of States office to be fen t to the JLord Lieutenant of It is a certain tint not one day in the week palFes without the arid Sparnih Einbafladors dedicating an hour or two to time nobody ii Admitted fo There is adlually a negociation now on font the Courts of Verfailles and the iflitnd of Corlica to the Sir Fletcher Speaker of the Houfe of gave notice in Jaft nights London that he at the end of fourteen warrant to the Clerk of tKe to make out a new for the electing of a Knight of the Shire toferve in this prefent Parliament for the county of in the room ofThomas Efq Greatly to the honour of we it has been intimated to all the foreign that as both Houfes of Parliament have refigned the privilege of protecting their fervants in of their Excellencies are no longer to expect that indulgence for their domeftics but that every individual of their Secretary and for be open to the juft demands of their The following anecdote is authenticated rela tive to tord Townfhend foldjers about a year having refcued a comrade from the at in the Kings in a report of the tranfadion was made at the Caftle to Lord Tovvufhend his Excellency immediately enquired who the officer on guard and fhed tears on hearing he a gentleman whom he well kneiv to have behaved gallantly courfe of the late and who he knesr had nothing but his commifiibn tp maintain a large This officer bV unforefeen off his guard when the foldiefs refcued their the Lord Lieutenant immediately broke him but the office of a Barrack Mailer becoming vacant in little time he appointed him to to ufe his own that he had an opportunity of diftrefles of a worthy while he was reduced to f5e neceffity of punifliing even his unintentional Spanifh Le Lcvrier and commanded by theSieur are difpatched to off the entrance of the to obferve of the Ruffian They write from that a brief is arrived there from addrelled to the Patriarch of empowering him to fup and difperfe what reli gious houfes hejhall think proper throughout the whole and introduce fuch new regula tidnsinto till the as in a very fiibjecT them to the controul of mparal e King of Portugal has to fuppfefs fixteen religious houfes in the cityof It is that fnnilar orders are tbi extend all over Copy of a Let trr from April I with my yonwill acquaint Mr that I have receivedhis hall anfwer it being defuous of informing myfelf authentically about what is required by the Ruffian Company in the mean you may eveFy thing is as well here as wifheft fhould you hear any vague report aWut wtoicoV defire you will as attention as we do the alarm being without and every thingequalty well and other will undergo no quararitineintfeis as the neceffary is made indif ferent of the betpre ihey are brought more by way 0f prevention than any known or real caufe j and hope will have its proper weight with aJad other parts The model of a hip exqutfitely though not a yard m ready at Sir Charles Knowless to be for where Sir intends it as a prefent for the Grand as well as the flanks in a verv diflinguiihed point of It is in agitation ah for the extenflpn ofcentinuatbn of the tfone of lireitorfiiip of a certain great company to which is now limited to cojijectuapsare formed among farine part of tlje of inoft caufe of of tbf to flunk mifilhave been deltroyedby taking at of the unhappy Avlio ipaflenyer on bonrd the Alexander fon of the late Conful at Secretary to one itf the Ths genlleman had fuch facility inacquiring that he tonverfe in all the Europtan reacl and wrote teveral cf thvin the aad fpcke the Ajabick with as much fluency as his native tohgue he uas Linguilt to this to Adiici he haJ been pointed fome little time before departure upon that The treasonable letter faicl to be fent to the Lord is to haveicome from a to try if hb Lordihip coitld ie drawn a by not dilelo Sir has ordered he purchafed of in to be taken dcrtVn and rebuilt in an elegant NotwitMandmg the prefent agreeable views of ageneral prime pieces of beef fold on at the different at the exorbitant rates of eleven and twelve pence per i The luxuries of life are now cheaper than tits neceflaries Dutch place arefoldat a lower rate than even the of a Jettejf frbrfi Aylefbufy we are thatthere never known fo fine an appear ance in the Vale of Buekinghamfhire for a us tfte We thatbne Merchant near the Royal will lofe upwards of by the late failure of a heuie in The from Jamaica for a miffing is fafe arrived in the The from Honduras to Amfler is totally loft in a wo men were in company the neighbourhood they quar upon fome trifling occalion no Icfs than three fcveral andevey time they Ihook were reconciled they qvarrelledj a when one of them ftruck the other of hia this fo exafpcrated the pjrfon who received the that he ran to the and fnatching great poker out of the levelled the other the and Jiactured his Ikull with it fo that it was thought he could not livemany hours for which aclion being threatened to be taken into cuitody by another man in the he ran up threw him out of window into the and was on the in the dufk of the a man who hud been oblerved by a Cufiomhoufe officer to pafs many times acrofs with a white apron a and a butter firkin on his was flopped bv the caud the contents of the firkin when it proved to be full of the belt fort or which conveyed to the C uilera hou Mondffyas a pretending to be a was begging ax the gate leading into Greenwich he pkked a gentlemans pocket of his containing tn guineas finding hirhfelf he cut off his and attempted he was pnrfucd and but the moneywas not found upon him oelivered ever to the mob as an fevcre decking in the Monday iiight a fire broke out at the lioufe of of the fhip in the WeftIndia Rother which confumed that with the greafeft part of the and damaged the hqufes on eacji rjight a gentleman orLomhaidftreet rjr frprp facing the Windmill Georges Fields by three foot who robbed him of about live andhis filvcr Yeftcrday the feflions ended at the Old when Powells counfd arreft of judgement upon an error in the as the name of Taylor was in full length figaed to the receipt for the to the acceptance of it in the books at the and the receipt was fet forth in the indiclment with the kttcr irifteid of fo it itood Sarrow which his cpurifel ihiilreJ in fheir argu to be fumoient ground far an arreft of as it ought to have been fet forth fiterallf And and The arguments on both itdeS lafted death of The Recoidir wenf througii the made by Powells arid the and he would not give his qpfijjoti ijpqn but apply to the at the Bailey on the ift day pfthV cext when the matter will be Eleven perfoiis fentcnce of yefterday tfq Major of the i6th Regiment of Foot Anthony Efq tobe Captain of a pany in the faid to the Command1 of his of 64 tothe Command of the to be and1 of Pembroke Thrs titman was eminently dillingiiiftied in the literary world fqr his poetical The five poems wrote on the Attributes cf ihe Supreme for whicrrhe ws candidate under the vull 6f ently his as a At Dtmiel Efq At hi feat near in James Lay Efq At on the r6ch of December Patrick at IrViiiiarn Efq Same at in the Robert at Little Fnrricr to his In Craigs Charing Peter Yell at George BrookervEfq at Norwich iTenry Eiq the oldclt Captain but one in his Majellys To be LET fur a Term of Seven And entered upon ALL that Capital MANSION HOUSE called GREAT the modern ani elegant FURNITURE now The con taios a hantifome a lor re and lofy Hall laid with Four very good a Stewards Butlers Servants JHJ Dairy on the Ground Floor with Beer and Wine Cebrs drawing Room exceedingly a a Library with a wslltoned organ in ami Eight genteel Bedchambers the Firft or Principal Floor feveraigcod Garrets in the Attic Two with a Poultry an a Stnblcs the whole in complete A rery extenfivu Piece of well fVqckcd with carpand lies an eafy declivity from the with a 1ljflUtion dan Shrubbery on the fid There is alib a with eighty head ef deer Apiary the Royalty of Six Manors Pigeons Game in preat plenty the Leffee miy be arcoramodated with any Quantity of or Ptfture The houie ttands nine rcilcs Weft of in a healthy aaJ one mile a half from the great Weftsrn to be with or without the far a term of feven or fourteen The FARM ad containing upwards of 700 in exceIcnt order snd with a good andOut and the tenant may have the rftrck of Ihtep an J caule now on the Application may be made to Peter Efq in Park London or to Samuel Attorney at in This Day was In Three Volumes price ELEMENTS of theHISTORY of Triri lated from the Abbe By the Trcjrflator cf Fcur Selfft Tales from and Author of Sermons by a Printed for in Pall MJ and the Strand Where be by the Hime ELEMENTS the HISTORY cf Tranflated by BROOK E TJyit Day vies A NEW being ttc illufeated Ejght Copper price in ESSAYS and PHYSICAL and Read before the PhyGcal Society in and pub by Printsd for in the Strand and id Edinburgh Of whom may be Tie Two former Voltuneijftrica or Complete Sets in 3 prlcci neatly Tbii dcy Trice or boupd in A PA RAP H R AS E on the Eleven Chaptsfs of St EPISTLE to JBy T fi O M A S A p A M Refter of in Linceinfhircj ;