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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - April 11, 1743, London, Middlesex The London Daily PoftfMcl General Advertifer. M O N D A Y, April ii, 1743. 'Deal, Aprilf^a. MIS Forenoon failed the Terror ' and Granada Bombs, the Colcheter,MacclesfiH, for EalWndia J with the Outward-bound- Pa' Tjack-and failed again the Tagus, Clements, for Lilbpn. Came down the -, Randolph, for Virginia. Remain the Lightning Bomb, and the Dutch Eaft India Ship. WindN.N.E. The Heathcoate, Hilfon, from Madeira, is armed at Jamaica. ThePhomix, Wilfon} and Loyal Judith, Cowel, from Carolina and Cowes, at Rotterdam. TheBetfey, Doub� from Carolina,, at Brffiol, rn fix Weeks r (The Reftoration, Oxenburjr, >from Santa-Cioz off Dover. L ON D & tt. Sine* oar laft arrived the Mail from Holland. They write from Madrid, that the Court has ordered a Camp of 12000 Men to be formed near Badajoz, upon Advice that the Portugaeze are aifembling Troops on the ^Frontiers. From Turin we hear, that the King of Sardinia is actually forming three Camps of 10006 Men1 each in Piedmont,viz. at Salucea, S^fca, and Ivrea. Letters "from Stockholm of the 26th of March, N-.S. fay, that the French and Dani(h Embaflidors begin to counterplot one anotberopenly : The former works in favour of the Duke de Deux-Ponts, and has offered Sweden, in general Terms, Supplies of Money and Ships, in Cafe that Prince is tle&ed. On the other Side, the Danifh Minilter offers riz Men of War, and 12000 Land Forces, upon Condition that the Prince Royal of Denmark be chofen. The Duke of Holftein-Eutin's Minlfter has had a Conference with the Committee of Election, and produced private Letters, importing, that the Emprefs of Ruflia may poffibly .give up Finland, and even Wybourg along with it, if the, Swedes will deft the Duke his Mailer. . Letter from Stockholm, March 29, N.S. In a Conference held a few Days ago about the Suc- * ceffidtf,* on* of the Members of theDyet propofed the * pujtjfflgupa fourth Candidate, that might be acceptable � to the three Parties, and thereby reftore a good Harmony � between the four Orders of the Kingdom; but this Pro-� pbfal was totally rejected. . * The a6th at Night, the Court received two Couriers � from our Minifters at the Cpngrefs of Abo, who write � Wosd, as we zxt afflured,.thatthe Emprefs of Ruffia has � hot only, relinquiihed the Ujipofftdetis, but alfo pofitivcly * promifed to grant the Swedes as favourable Coalitions as � they can wifh for, provided the Election of aSucccffor � were poftponed for fome' Time. * The next Day the Committee of Erection made the * following Report to the Dyet:" That having-confultcd �< with' the Senate about the leveral Candidates that put up �* forthe Crown, and examined the Conditions they have " oftcred,^they "might have been able to decide this Af- fair, and.even to have fet a Day for the Election,' had " not fome Difpatches arrived from the King's Plenipoten-�� tiaries at the Congrefs of Abo, which require the Atten-� tion of the Senate and the Committee, efpecially as �' they relate to the Succeffion, &c." Whereupon the � Dyetrefolved to deliberate as foon as poffible on the grand � QurfKon, Whether they Jbould proceed to fa Affair of � the, Succeffion, or poftpone it a little longer. \ - ' �* in the mean time the Prince Royal of Denmark's Party, � and that of the Duke of Deux-Pbnts ufe their utmoft * Effbrts to bringtm the Electron forthwith, while the * Holftein Party leave no Stone unturned to delay it. A \ fourth Party has darted up, which draws the Eyes of � the PuWick upon it, and that is Prince Frederick of * Hefle-Caffel'si Laft Friday Colonel Wrede declared to the Committee � of Election, that if the Prince Royal of Denmark was chofen, Finland would entirely fall off from Sweden: He was at the Head of the Deputies of that Province, � but his Declaration had no Effect. This Colonel, fe-� condiid. by the faid Deputies, afterwards propofed to re- * je6t entirely the Project for reviving the Union of Cal- * mar, and formally exclude the Prince of Denmark ; but � this Propofal was-alfo rejected. � This Day the Queftibn was debated, Whether the EJec-� tionJhould be delayed or not ? But the Poft is going out, � and the Dyet have not yet come to any Refolution on f this Head. * Upon Advice that a Detachment of-Ruffian Troops � have taken Pofleffion of the Ifland of Aland, the Court ' has ordered fome Troops to embark forthwith, and en- * deavour to drive them out.' They write from Francfort, that ten Companies of the Forces under the Duke d'Aremberg, arrived the 10th Inft. N.S. in the Principality of Naflau-Uflingen, which is but jo Leagues from that City, and that they expect the Bri-tifh and Hanoverian Troops will take the fame Route. They add, that the Emperor is preparing to fet out for AugfbouTg, that he may be at Hand to direct the Operations of the Campaign; arid that if Things go well for him, he will proceed to Munich. According to Letters from Triers the French Army af-fembliHg in the Neighbourhood of Sarje-Louis, is already encreafed to 40,000 Men, and will pafs the Sarre forth-with; and then advance towards the Rhine, in order to pafs it at Spires. -Letters from Cologn advife, that the Earl of Stair and the Duke d'Aremberg do not march with So much Diligence as they intended, on Account of the bad Roads, oc-cafioncd by the h�avy Rains they have lately had in thofe Parts. E*trac7ofa Letter from DreJSen, April*, N.S. ' ' ' The King's Troops ftill continue in the fame Quarters, and no Preparations are making for their March. It is alfo certain that his Majefty has contracted no Engagements for furnifbing any Power whatever with a Body of A uxiliaries. The King has declared, by his Minifter at theDyet of the Empire, that he means to remain always in Pofleffion of his Claims to the Auftrian Succeffion. The like Declaration has been made to the. Court of Vienna. An Augmentation of four Regiments is ordered to be made in our Troops, after which our Army will confift of 60000 Men, including thofe be-leuging to the Train of Artillery, and a Body of 10000 Militia. We hear his Majefty will g� abroad the latter End of this Month. They write from Jamaica, of the 2 2d of Feb. by the Hawk Sloop, that a Ship was juft arrived there from the Leeward Iflands, and brought Advice, that Commodore Knowles," in his M^jefty's Ship the Burford, arrived at 'Antigua the latter End of January from Lifbon, and took upon him the Command of the Squadron ; that on Feb. 10, he failed again on an Expedition with fix Men of War; and that it was the general Opinion at Antigua, that he was going to Porto-Rico, and not to LaGuerre on the Coaft the Caraccas, as has been mentioned. Capt. Warren, in his Majefty's Ship the Launceffon, failed from Antigua for his Station at New-Vork on the Commodore's Arrival there. John Cleveland, Efq; is appointed a Commiffioner of the Navy, in the room of Thomas Pearfe, Efqj lately deceased.  We hear from Norway, that the Froft has been fo in-tenfefor fome Time paft, that no Fifherman can venture out for fear of being jamm'd up in the Ice ; which hasoc-"cafioned the great Scarcity of Lobflers in London. On Saturday an Account came, that the Expedition, Pipon, which had been miffing for fome Time, was fafely arrived off Dover. ^ I Saturday Morning early-died, after a few Days 111-"nefs, Mr. Francis Forcer, Matter of Sadler's-Wells, near lilington. He was a kind and indulgent Hufband, a tender and loving Father, a generous Friend, and a good Matter: In fhort, he had all the neceffary Qualifications to render a Perfon a complete Gentleman, which makes his Death univerfally lamented by all thofe who had the Pleafure of his Acquaintance.-We hear the ufual Diversions will be carried on by his Widow. Yerterday died fuddenly, aged about 70 Years, Mr.Fow-ler of Alderfgace-fireet, a Gentleman of a good Eftate, Father to Mr. Fowler, a Linnen-draper in the Strand. On Saturday laft died, at his Houfe at Chelfea, Mr. Marten, a Gentleman of good Charafier, father to Dr. Marten of that Place, ft-Phyfician. ;v On Saturday a Reprieve was�brought to Newgae for Cordelia Taylor, concerned in committing a Robbery with Lot Cayanagh. Thofe in the Dead Warrant are to be executed To-morrow: On Saturday laft Sir John Gonfon, Chairman of the Sef-fion of Peace for the City arid Liberty of Weftminfter, being very much indifpofed, Col. De Veil was in the Chair, when feveral Travefees was tried at the General Quarter-Seffion of the Peace held for the faid City arid Liberty of Wellminfter; amongft which William Ruffell, a So'dier, was indicted for affaulting Ifaac Tidbaul, and wounding him in a dangerous Manner with his Sword in the Belly, under Pretence that he refufed to lift for his Majefty's Service : Upon which he ftabb'd himfo, that it is yet doubtful whether he will recover ; on his being convicted of the faid Offence, he was fined by the Court One Shilling, to be fix Months iraprifon'd in the Gatehoufe, and to find Sureties for his good Behaviour for two Years. Whitehall, April 9. The King has been pleafed to grant unto the Right Hon. John Vifc. Lymmington, the Dignity of an Earl of the Kingdom of Great Britain, by the Ti tie of Earl of Portfmouth. The King has been pleafed to grant onto William MauJe, Efq; the Dignities of a Baron, vifcount and Earl of the Kingdom of Ireland, by the Name, Stile and Title of Baron and Vifcount Maulc of White-church in the County of Waterford, and Earl of Panmar?of Forth in the County of Wexford, in the faid Kingdom; and in Default of Male Iffue, then the faid Dignities to be enjoyed by John Maule, Efq; Brother to the laid Willsam Maule. The King has been pleafed to appoint the Right Rev. Father in God Thomas Lord Bifhop of Salisbury, his Majefty's High Almoner, in the room of the moft Reverend Father in God Dr. Lancelot Blackbourn, late Archbifhop of York, deceafed. The King has been pleafed to constitute and appoint David Worfley; Efq; to be Governor of Yarmouth Cafile in the Ifle of Wight, in the room of John Leigh, Efq;_ ' BANKRUPT. William Hawkfworth, late of Portfmouth, Glazier, Inn-holder and Chapman.__ Hign Water at London-Bridge tius Day at 25 Minutes after 12. Bank brock 147 1 half. India Ditto 181. South Sea Stock no 5 8ths. Ditto Old Annuities 114 1 half. Ditto New 112I 7 8thsa 3 4ths. Three per Cent. Annuities 100 1 8th a 1 4th. Ditto 1742 100 1 8th a 1 4th. Million Bank 1183 4ths. Equivalent 111. Royal Affurance 8-2. London Afturance 11 5 8ths a 3 4ths. Englifh Copper ditto 4 I. 10 s. Welch ditto no Price. African no Price. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent, ditto no Price.. Bank Circulation 4 1. 12 s. 6 d. Prem. India Bonds 4 1. 7 s. a 8 s. Prem. Three and a half Salt Tallies 2 Prem. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Ordere 5 Prem. Three per Cent. Ditto 2 1 4th Difc. Lottery Tickets 20 s. a 6 d. Prem. At the Brandy Warehoufe under the Royal-Exchange-Piinch-Houfe, art now on Sale, the beft Jamaica Rom at 74. 9 d. the beft Coniac Brandy at 8 s. and Batavia Arrack at 14 s. per Gallon ; but if the Arrack is taken from the India-Houfe, or the Brandy or Rum Off the Keys, when. Landed, there will be an Abatement.-And at the faid Wareheufes are now on Sale a confiderable Quantity of Brandy and Rum made into Shrub of Oranges of this Year's Importation, and then in the greatelt Perfection -And as Perfons may be defirous of having Samples of the fame, the above Brandy and Rum (if fold in a iefs Quantity than a Gallon) is 1 s. per Pint, and Arrack 1 s. 9 d. H A Y-M A R K E T.--^ T the KING'S THEATRE in the Hay- Matket, To-morrow, will be perform'd a N�w OPERA, A calTd I R B E. With Dances and other Decor aTions entirely New. Pit'and Boxes to be put together, and no Perfons to be admitted without Tickets, which will be deliver'd that Day, at the Office in the Hay-Market, at Half a Guinea each. Gallery 5 5. By HIS MAJESTY'S Command, No Perfons whatever to be admitted behind the Scenes.' The Gallery will be Open at Four o'Clock, Pit and Boxes at Five. ~ u k U R y - l A n ET^-For the Benefit of Mr. MILLS. By His Majefty's Company of Comedians, AT the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane, thia Day, will be prefented a Comedy, call'd The OLD B A T C H E L O R. The Part of Fondlewife by Mr. GARRICK; Heartwell, Mr. Delane; Belmour, Mr. Mills 5 BeUnda, Mrs. Mills ; Sir Jofeph Wirtol by Mr. Neal; Bluff, Mr. Macklin j Sharper, Mr. Haflani; Vainlove, Mr. Havard ; Setter, Mr. Yates; Baraaby, Mr. Leigh. Aramintaby Mrs. CrofsSilvia, Mrs. Ridout; Lucy, Mrs. Bennet; Betty, MiliMinors; And the Part of Lstitia by Mrs. Clive. With Entertainmeatt betwe;n the Aels, viz. Ail I. A Concerto by Signor Piantanida. Aft II. The Neapolitan Punch, by Signer CHECO TORINESE AND Signora CHIARETTA AQUILANTl, and Others. In Acl III. Diftracted I turn by Mr. Beard. Aft IV. A new Conterto on the German Flute by (never perform'd before) by Mr.Burk Thumoth. To which will be added a Farce, call'd The VIRGIN U N M A S K'D. The Part of Mifs Lucy by Mrs. Clive j Quaver, Mr.Lowe; Blifter, Mr. Tutbuttj Wormwood, Mr.Wood-burn: Coupee, Mr. YatesV-Cotdwill, Mr.Tafwellj Mr. Thorn**, Mr. Raftor. Servants will be admitted to keep Places on the Stage* Box� i s. Pit 3 s. Firft Gallery x �. "Upper Gallery 1 i. To begin at Six o'Clock. To-morrow will be prefented HAMLET._� COVEN T-G A R D E N.-- For the Benefit of Mr. WOODWARD. AT the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden, this Day, will be pr�fented a Comedy, call'd MEASURE FOR MEASURE. The Part of the Duke to be perform'd by Mr. qjjin; Claudio, Mr. Ryan ; Lucio, Mr. Woodward j Efcalus, Mr. Rofco ; Angelo, Mr. Cafliell; the Clown, Mr. Hjppifley j Provoft, Mr. Ridout ; Abhorfon, Mr. Bencraft j Barnardine, Mr. Evans. Mariana, Mrs. Hale } Juktta, Mifs Hillyard j Francifca, Mrs. Bland j Ba�d, Mrs. Marten; And the Part of Ifabella to be ptrform'd by Mrs. CIBBER. Likewife a Dramatic Entertainment, call'd The ROYAL CHACE; Or, Merlin's Cave. a Chaffeur Royal, Mr. Roberts ; Merlin, Mr, Leveridge; Diana, Mils Hillyard j Aerial Spirits by Monf. ViiJeneuve and Madem. Au-gufte. Jupiter, in the Character of Harlequin, by Mr. Woodward; Mercury, Mr. Reinhold; Doclor, Mr. Bencraft ; Colombine, Mrs. Kilby; Pluto, Neptune, Pan, Hercules, Apollo, Mars, in the Characters of Punch, Pantalon, Scaramouch, Brighella, Mezzetin, and Leander, by Monf. Dumont, Mr. Dupre, Mr.Deftrade, Mr. Dela-garde, Mr. Villeneuve and Mr. Richardfon. And the Charafter of Pierot by Monf.Lltlauje. Boxes 51. Pit 3 s. Firft Gallery a s. To begin euclly at Six o'clock. % To-fflorrow will be prefented The FAIR PENITENT. For the Benefit of Mr. ROBERTS and Mrs. STEVENS. lINCOL JSPs-I N N b' I E jl D &- For the Ben�fit of the Widow and Children of the late Mr. MIL WARD. AT the Theatre-Royal in LincolnVInn Fields, this Day, will be prefented a Comedy, call'd . LOVE FOR LOVE. The Part of Tattle by Mr. Cibber; Valentine, Mr. GiffarJ; js r Sampfon Legend, Mr.Dunftall; Scandal, Mr.W. Giffard; Ben, Mr. dough j Forefight, Mr. Julian; Jeremy, Mr. Peterfan ; Buckram, Mr. Dighton; Trapland, Mr. Dove; Snap,- Mr. Freeman. Mr*. Frail by Mrs. Butler; Angelica, Mrs. Giffard ; Mrs. Forefight, Mrs Baaabridgel; Nurfe, Mrs. Haughton; Jenny, Mifs Royer; And the Part of MifsPrue, by Mifs HIPPISLEY, (From the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden.) To which will be added, The Virgin Unmask'd. The Part of Lucy to be perform'd by Mifs HIPPISLEY; And the Part of Coupee by a GENTLEMAN, who sever appear*d on any Stage before. Tickets to be had, and Places taken, at the Stage-Door of the Theatre. % Mn. Mil ward being obBg'd to changa her Benefit,'as above, thole Tickets deliver'd cut for die 6th will be taken. HAY-MARK E T:-- AT the KING'S THEATRE in the Haymarkot, on Thurfday next, will be A BALL. (Beiag the laft this Year.) At the Defire of leveral Perfons of Quality, the Theatre, the Orear Room, and all the Apartments will be~ fitted up as they were at the Aflembly. Tickets will be deliver'd to Subfcribers on Wednefday next, at White's Chocolate*houfe in St. James's ftreet. AdvsTUfimsnti of a moderate Length are taken in for this P�t& At Tw Shillings each. 9. 9 ;