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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - August 25, 1743, London, Middlesex The London Daily Poft, TtvMB. 2JfS* peptfbrd's Prize. Wind Gravefend, Aug. 24. Deal, Augujt z$. tAME down and fail'd his Maje-fty'a Ship Prince of Orange, for Portfinouth {theThree Brothers, Johnfon, for Leghorn; Friend. hip, Perry, for Leverpool j and / Viclory, Hadley, for Southamp. ton. Sailed die Levant Gaily, Pridie, for Tarky. Remain in the Downs his MajdtyV Ships the Shrew/bory, Squirrel, and E.N.E. Pafe'dby the Sampolus, Neflay, (Jon Stettin; Three Brothers, Weftletoft, from Norway ; Charming Betty, Clarke; from Offend ; Nancy, Chicane, from Rotterdam; James and William, Green, from Nam;. Jodnftry, Farrow j Thorinton, Ruffel; and Mary, Hough-jen, from Peteriburgh; and Young Caroloj, Slinton, from Pantzick. Arrived at feveral Ports. The Mariana, Bedlow ; and New-Exchange, Hall, front Cuba, is arrived at Jamaica. The Concordia, ---, from Cadiz, at La Vera Cruz. LONDON. Yefterday arrived the Mails from Flanders and France. We hear from Plombieres in Lorrain, that Marina] Bel-, fcifle, who is drinking the Waters there, has found fomuch Smfit by them that he has actually loft the Ufe of all his Limbs, and is utterly incapable of. any military Command. We are told from Paris, that the Parliament will forthwith regifter the Edift which lately palled in tbe Council of State, concerning the Encouragement to be given the Privateers of France : According to this Edic*r, the Privateer is to pot the Expence of fitting out his Ship and all other Charges in Ballance againft the Value of his Prize, and then pay 10 per Cent, to the Admiralty out of his dear Profit, if there be any. By the fame Advices it appears/ that there are 140,000 French Troops in Alface, and on thi Borders of Lorrain, befides an Army of about 40,000 Men actually aflembling on the Menfe. The 16th Inftant, N.S. a grand Conference was held at MauritzboujgtaPrefenceof their Polifh Majeftics, to which the Ruffian, Auftrian and Dutch Miniftera were invited ; the Subject they deliberated on was, the approaching March of a Body of Saxon Troops, fome of which, ,*w Cud, are in the Pay of jGreauBritain, and the reft faired by Raffia. ' private Xietteff ��oi� P�t^nr^ day, that^when the ^BririffcMinifter these lately compumented the Emprefs on tbTntty concluded between Ruffia and Sweden, he improved that favourable Opportunity to exhort her Imperial Majefty to procure Europe a general Peace, by renewing the old Alliance between the Ruffian Empire and the Houfe of Aoftria ; upon which the Emprefs made Anfwer, That fhe had actually iffued Orders for afTembling an Army or 40,000 Men in Courland, and that this Army' fhould marchjto the Affiftance of the Qaeen of Hungary, and be employed wherever that Princefs judg'd it neceffary. We bear from Strafbourgh, that four Peribns have been taken into Cuftody on Sufpicion of having fet Fire to the Forrage-Magazine of that City, and that one of them is found guilty of the Fa&, as well as of having been concerned in difperfingfeditious Papers in Lorrain. Letters from Mctz fay, that on the 22d Inftant, N,S. a large Detachment of Huflars (fuppofed to be Colonel Ment-wl's) appeared in that Neighbourhood, and an Officer of the Ganifon having been fent out to afk the Commandant in whofe Name he came, they fired upon him, and killed him on the Spot: That this Detachment had laid feveral ParUbes under Contribution, ranfacked the Abbeys ofLilleo, and St. Aonft for refilling Payment j burnt many Houfes in different Villages, plundered a Convent of Nans, and committed divers other Excefies in it, and then took the Route to Luxembourg. Letters from Leghorn import, that according to the laft Accounts from the Ifland of Sicily the Plague was almoft totally ceafed at Meffina, and that the Report of its being got into Calabria was far from being confirmed; feveral Per-ons having died foddenly at Palma had indeed given Rife to fuch a Rumour, but that upon ftrifter Enquiry the Phyfi-cisns had declared it to be nothing elfe but the bloody Flux, caufed from the making tod free vHih the ripe Fruit; they add, that the Publick Diverfions which had been for fome Time fufpended, were revived again, and that the Appre-henfion of its fpreading any farther were entirely over, the iitmoft Precautions being taken to prevent it. The Doddington, ThretfeU, from Jamaica, is arrived at Leverpool. She came oat the ,27th Of June, which was five Days after the Fleet fail'd, under Convoy of the Lyon Man of War. Captain Thretfell was attack'd in the Windward Paflage by a large Spanilh Privateer, whom he fought three Hours, kill'd the Captain and feveral of the Men, and oblig'd her to fheer off. On 1 nefday Morning laft the Saccefs, Capt. Keigwin, front Leghorn for London, (which Ship wasjlying Quaran-tint) was burnt by Accident. t Yefterday there was Advice, that the Mary, Merry, from Genoa in Ballaft, is carried into Malaga; and it was reported, that a large Ship, laden with Currants, was alfo taken, but not carried in. On Tuefday Night laft a Meflenger arrived from his Majefty, with fome Important Difpatches. His Majefty has been pleafed to appoint the Hon. Henry Pelham, Efq; to be Firft Lord Commilfioner of the Trea-fury, in the room of the Right Hon. the Earl of Wilmington, deceafed. His Royal Highnefs the Duke of Cumberland is fo well recovered, that he dines every pay with his Majefty, and walks very well. ft On Monday jlaft Mr. Herring, an eminent Watch and Clock-maker at the Hermitage, was married to the youngeft Daughter of Mr. Henniker, Maft-Contratlor to the Royal Navy, and Eaft-India Company ; a young Lady of great Accomplifhments, and a very large Fortune. We near from Tewkfbury in Gloncefterfhire, that on Thurfday laft they had a very furprizing Storm of Hail, attended with dreadful Thunder and Lightning ; the Hail-Stones refembled Pieces of Ice, fome of them as large as an Egg, and did near 501. Damage to the Windows of the Church,and about 4001. to the Town ; feveral Pidgeons on the Tops of Houfes were killed thereby ; and theftanding Corn in the Fields adjacent, was alfo greatly damag'd. On the 12th Inftant died at his Seat of Baligmo, in the Shire of Kincardine, in Scotland, Mr. John Ogilvy, Advocate, in an advanced Age $ he was a Man of great Charity, Probity, Piety, and Learning, and much efteem'd by all who knew him. On Monday laft died in Oxford-Road Mr. Thompfon, a Corn-Chandler; a Man of Good Fortune, and much efteem'd by his Acquaintance. On Tuelday a Gentleman and his Wife were robb'd in their Chariot near Colnbrook, by a fingle Highwayman very well mounted, who behaved in a very complaifant manner, telling them he had fix Children to maintain, and was under a Neceffity of acting as he did. The Lady gave him, amongft her Money, a'Pocket Piece, which he re-: tarn'd to her, gave the Coachman a Shilling, and then rode off. Yefterday Philip Jones was committed, by Col. DeVeil, to Clerkenwell Bridewell, for. felonioufly taking out of tbe Dwelling-houfe of Mr. Robert Champion, a large Silver Spoon, found upon him. At the Cocoa-Tree in Johnfon's Court at Charing Crofs,-is to be fold, good Harts-Horn Jellies, at Two Shillings a Dozen : the Sign of the White-Lyon being at the Entrance of the faid Court, near the Gown Warehoufe. Attendance from Wine in the Morning 'till Nine at Night. Bank Stock 148. Indi* Ditto 187 1 half a i86 1 half-South Sea Stock nz am 1 half. Ditto Old Annuities 1155 8cnj- Ditto New 113 3 4ths. Three per Cent. Annuities 102 i half. Ditto 1742, 102 1 half. Ditto 1743 100 5 8ths. a 1 half. Million Bank . 11o._.. Equivalent 111. Royal Affurance 81. London Affurance 11 7 8ths. Englifh Copper 4 I. 10 *. Seven per Cent. Emperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent, ditto 77 1 4th. Bank Circulation 6 1. Prem. India Bonds 4 1. ic�s. Prem. Three and a half Salt Tallies 3 Prem. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 5 Prem. Three per Cent, ditto 1 half Difc. Lottery. Tickets 11 1. 6 s. S A D L E R's-W ELLS. AT SADLER'S-WELLS, adjoining to the New-River Head, this Day, will be perform'd The USUAL DIVERSIONS. With Variety of Tumbling and Vaulting, by Monf. GVILIOMS, Monf. DAVID, aad Signor FRANCISCQUE ; Rope-Dancing by the two Mifs RAYNERS j Poftures, and feveral new Equilibres, by Mr. Rayner ; With feveral Entertainments of Dancing (both Serious and Comic) by Monf. Froment, Mr. Davenport, Matter Matthews, Mr. Pelling, Mr. Olbeldifton, Mr. Miles, Mr. Rayner, Mr. Clagget, Mr. Deli-falde, Mrs. Bullock, Mrs. La Foot, Mils Wright, Mrs,'Phillips, Mifi King, Mrs. Vallois, Mrs. Anfley, and Mifs Rayner; With feveral new Songs by Mr. Hemfkirk and Mils HJLLIER. To which will be added, The L Y O N R O U S'DY o r, Monsieur in the Mayne. Being an Eraft REPRESENTATION of the Late BATTLE at DETTINGEN ; wherein every Circumftance which attended that Glorious Engagement will be truly exhibited. With a New Cantata, Set to Mufick by Mr. Davis, and Sung by Mr. Hemfltirk. The Whole to Conclude with V U L C A N's N E T T Si o r, Harlequin a Captive in Spain : or, Tbe PRIVATEER BIT. Harlequin by Mr. Vaughan j Colombine, Mrs. Phillips; Privateer Mr. Hemfltirk j Saneho, Mr.Scolfcogh j Vulcan, Monf. Fromoht; Mars, Mr. Davenport; Venus, Maden\. Sandoni; Cupid, Mafier Matthews ; Graces, Mih Wright, Mils King, and Mr*. Anfley. The Scenes, Cloaths, and Decorations, being New. % Monf. GUILIOME and Monf. DAVID will throw a Somer-fel over a Man and Horfc, with icveral new Ezercifeg ucvrt pcr� fcrm'd before. (JOODMA N's-F IELfi S^- AT the NEW WELLS the bottom of ^ Lrr.ii-jlrut. GvedmatTi-FieUt, this Day, will be performM The USUAL DIVERSIONS. With Rope-Dancing by Monf. JANNO, Monf. Movire, and Mr. Hough. Dancing by Mr. Carney, Madem. Perranlt, the two Maflen and Mift Granier, Mils Story, Mr. Chettle, Mr. Hayes, and Mn. Hough. And TUMBLING by Monf. JANNO, Monf Movire, and Mr. Hough. Several New Songs by Mr. Brett, Mr. Cunningham, and Mrs. Hil viz. A Mad Dialogue by Mr. Brett and Mr. Cnnningham. With feveral NEW EQUILIBRES by the RUSSIA BOY, whs performs feveral entire new Ballances. To which will be added, feveral New Scenes in Grotefque Cha* raften, call'd The ARABIAN COURTEZAN. In which (by Delire) will be introdue'd, H A RL E Q.U IN STATUE. With feveral New ALTERATIONS and ADDITIONS. . Harlequin Statue, Mr. Hayes ; Dsn Burlxrdo, Mr.Chettle; Ball* alf, Mr. Houghand the Charafter of Colombine Courtetaa bj Mifs Story, . The Whole to Coaclade with A Reprefentation of Wdttr-Workst as in the Dogii Garden! at Venice. Tbi Cloafbt, Setiut, and Mufici, bang ntirelj NtW. % Evtry One villi be admitted for a Pint o/JFine a-pittt at ufsaU To begin every Evening at Five o'clock. *#* This Performance is quite different to what has been performM this Seafon; and every Week we wail make a new Change in all the Songs, Dances, and other Performances, By a Colbpany of EngUjb, French and[Germans> At PHILLIPS'Y NEW WELLS, Near the London Spaw, Clerkenwell, THIS Evening, and during theSummer-Seaiba, will be perform'd feveral new ExerrJfes of Rope-Dancing, Tumbling, Vaulting, Equilibre?, Ladder-Dancing, and Ballancing, by Madem. KERMAN, I Monf. GERMAN, and SAMPSON ROGATZI, J Monf. DOMINIQUE. With a new Grand Dance, call'd Apollo and Dafhnt, by Mr. Phillips, Mrs. Lebrone, Mr.Shawford, Mrs. Morris, and others. Singing by Mrs. Phillips, and Mrs. Jackfon. The extraordinary Performance of HER VON EECKENBERO, who imitates the "Lark, Thrufh, Blackbird, Goldfinch, Canary-bird, Flagelet and German Flute. The Black Joke by Mr. Phillips and Mrs. Lebrone. And Monf. DOMINIQUE jumps over a Horfe 13 HandsJhJji, with a Man upon him._ i -~ - IVwhiJi (ly tUfUuLu DehrcJ 'will be added, The H A R L O T's PROGRESS. The Character of Harlequin by Mr. Phillips j Mils Kitty, Mrs.Phil. lips; Beau Mordeeai, Mr. Shawfbrd. ALSO, An Exoff Repnfmtation of tbt latt Glorious Battle and Victory gain't votr tbt French by tbe Englifh, at tbt Battle of Dettingea, with tbi%iii�goftbt'SiaiV: Hi>u(ncJd StandardbyibtScots During-ctK Time of Welch Fair we {hall perform twice I Bay, the firft Tift* at Two o'clock, and the laft at Six. Admiralty-Office, Auguft 22, I74J�- yVZJE Lords Commijjionm of the Admiralty, having thought fit to remove the PtttyOfficert and Foremafi-Men belonging to bis'Majefift Ship the Pembroke, lately paid off, into the Boyne, fitting out at Portfmoath, and the faid Mens Leave of Abfence expiring on the lafi Day of this Month, it is their Lordjbips DirtQian, that all tbt faid Petty Officers and Foremafl-Men do repair, as foon at their Leave of Abfence is expired, on board the faid Ship at i/ortlmouth, inhere they will be paid the Remainder!)/ their Wages for the Pembroke, and two Months Wages Advance before the Boyne proceeds to Sea : And in order to encourage tbem toga to their Duty, fuch as go immediately at the Expiration of their Leave, Jhall be allowed QonduS Money, and Carriage for their Chefs and Bedding, But if atty of the faid Petty-Officers and Foremaft-Men, do negleSl to rf* pair on board tbe Boyne at tbe Expiration ef their Leave as afore-mentioned, they twill not only laft their Wages, but Orders viill be given for apprehending and trying them at m Court Martial, as Deferters, Thomas Corbett. For SALE by the C A N D L E,- On Wednefday next, at iz 6'Clock at Noon, LLOYD'S Coffee - Houfe in Lombard - ftreet, XH E RUSSEL a new Snow, with fix Carriage Guns, a Sailor, Lute-ftern'd, Plantation-built, Burthen 176 Tons, more or lefs, with proportionable Dimenfions, now lying at Herjley-Down Upper Cbain, Tbtmat Andtrjon, late Commander. _ Inventories may be feen en Board the feud Snow, and at the Place of Sale. To be Sold by JOSFLPH WATKINS, Broker. For DIVIDEND. TH E feparate Creditors of George Alexander are defir'd to call at the Fountain behind the Royal-Exchange, on Wednefday the 7th of September neat, between the Hours of three and four in the Afternoon, and every fucceeding Wednefday in the laid Month, at the feme Hours, that they may reeehe their Dividend. Jdvertifments tfs mtdtrutt Un#b axe t$Uo in f$r this Paftr *t Tot Shillings mh. ;