London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - August 29, 1743, London, Middlesex
IfifMii 2761. M OrN EF A Yy i Augysi 29, i74^ ^AIL'D Yefterday Morning, Gnu nada Bomb for Holland * and the Deptfbrd'a Prize to. the Weft* ward. Arrived - Saccefs, Philips, frost Carolina, for Rotterdam ; North Cape, Watfon j and Bat-chelor, Thompfon, from Carolina, for Amfierdam ; and Lucy Gaily, Gravenor, from Barba-does. Remain in the Downs his Majefty'a Ship Shrewfbary. Wind W.N.W. The Whitaker, Whiting; Hatly, Wilfon ; Sally, Lane* tad John, Seabrooke, from London, are arrived at Virginia. The Conftantine, Whitchurch, from Zant, arBriftol. - LONDON. Since oar laft arrived the Mail from Flanders. Letttr from Hambourg, Augufi 26, N.S. * The Emprefs of Ruffia has lately given a frefc Proof � of her Generofity and Compaffion, in a Proclamation if- feems to be preparing to come ..fawn:: along the Rhine, in order: to pais it in the Neighbourhood xtf Oppenheim. L The1 Duke d'ffarcbdrt, .who commands a Flying, Camp in the Neighbourhood of Sedan, b'as; fent.'oat^7our: large Detachments in queft of Colonel_ Mentzel, and given ftricl; Orders to. all the Country-People to keep a fharp Look-out after the Auftrian 'Huflars;' and give Intelligence of every , Step they take.... - ' A Tradefman's Wife, of .the City of Sens, in Bargondy, V was brought to Bed; the *4tb of laft'Month, N.S. of a Child, which has-'two Heads joined by the Back, four I Ears, the Body like a Fifh from the Navel downwards, and' feeds witfrbolfrMoulh?"' ' ExtraR of 4 frwate^ Litter from fbt Cami at Maicnce, . ' We fhall march to. Worms and Spire To-morrow, and � in aU probability fhall give-the French a fecond Saluta-*� tion, who are entrench'd, very ftrongly in that Neigh* * bourhood. The Dutch have juft how join'd us with * 16,000 Men. We fhall favour Prince Charles's Paffage 4 over the Rhine.-Adieu; expeft the News of a fecond 4 Aftion.* v ; Oft Saturday laft by an Order from the Office of Ord-; nince, rjfpme of the, Tin Boats, which was contracted for by the Surveyor of the Tower, to go to Flanders, was fen]t down the River to Woolwich, in order for Embarka4 tion. On Friday laft the Right Hon. the Earl and Coimtefs of Stafford, with a grand Retinue, fet out for the Court of France. On Saturday died in Child-bed, at her Houfe in Albe-[ marle-ftreet, Mrs. George, a Gentlewoman very much refpefted, and greatly lamented. . x Laft Night the Corpfe of Abraham Kitchen, Efq; ai Gentleman who had acquired a handfome Fortune in the Eaft-Indies, and died at his Brother's in Stanhope-ftreet on Thurfday laft, was interfd at Sr. Clement's Church in a handfome manner. Laft Thurfday Night, as Mr. George Wilfon, a Gentleman belonging to the Stamp Office, was going by (he dead Wall inXincoln's-Inn Fields, he was attack'd by three' Street-Robbers, who robb'd him of 12 s. and afterwards not only beat him in a barbarous manner, but ftabb'd him with a Knife fo dangeroufly in the Thigh, that he has.been confin'd to his Bed ever fince, and 'tis much doubted whether he will recover. On Saturday laft Lawrence Burgoyne, a Fellow who was fome time ago in Cuftody for putting off bad Money, was committed to the New Gaol in Southwark, by Juftice -Hammond, he being charged on the Oath of Elizabeth Moore, with affaulting her on the Highway, in Black's-Fields, in the Parifh of St. John Southwark, putting her in Fear of her Life, and forcibly taking from her a. Canvafs Bag, containing one Pound fixteen Shillings, in Monies numbered, the Property of the faid Elizabeth Moore; which Robbery the faid Burgoyne, on bis Examination, confefs'd. An Indictment is preparing againft Cordofa the Jew, (who broke out of Newgate whilit be was under Sentence of Tranfportatipn, and has been fince re-taken) for being feen at large in his Majefty's Britifii Dominions, after Sen-! tence; which is Felony without Benefit of Clergy, pur-' fuant to an Act paffed the laft Seflion of Parliament.. This Evening will be perform'd at Mr. Phillips's New-. Wells, near the London -Spaw, Clerkenwell, the ufual Di-verfions of that Place ; and as the Town has been pleas'd, to Honour Mr.Phillips with their Company, he humbly-hopes for the Continuance of their Favour, wherefore he has taken particular Care to Entertain thofe Gentlemen and Ladies that will further indulge him with their Prefence (as Ms Time expires the 2gth Day of September next, having taken the Houfe for no longer) with feveral New Entertainments of Singing and Dancing, whereby he hopes to clofe the Seafon with the fame Applaufe he has hitherto fupported ir.-The Diverfions begin every Evening at 5 o'clock; and each Perfon will be admitted for a Pint of Wine as ufual. This Day a Match at Cricket will be play'd in the Artillery Ground, London, between Eleven Gentlemen of Seven-Oaks in Kent, and Eleven Gentlemen of London, for a confiderable Sum of Money. The Wickets to be pitch'd by 12 o'Clock : The Match to be piay'd out.- N.B. The Match piay'd on Seven-Oaks Wine being won with great Difficulty by London, has caufed feveral very confiderable Betts to be laid between the Noblemen and Gentlemen then prefent; 'tis defir'd all Perfons will keep the utmoft Extent of the Line. From the London Gazette. Naples, Aug. 6. The frefheft Advices which the Court has reeeived from Sicily, continue to give a favourable Account of the Sicknefs at Meffina, where many People have of late recovered. On the contrary, the Accounts from Reggio have greatly alarmed this Government, as the Sicknefs which has lately difcovered itfelf in the Suburbs of that City, has reached fome of the neighbouring Villages, where no Day paffei but fome few die. A Prohibition, under the fevereft Penalties, has been published, not to export any fort of Provifions of the two Sicili�,...a large-' Quantity of which is putting into the Magazines'of this Capital; many private People Iikewife are layiug in a good Store of Provifions in their Houfes. Mentx, Augufi, 23. This Afternoon the reft of the} Brittfh Cavalry and Infantry pafs'd the Rhine, as, did the I Heffianjj. The Ddke of Cumberland'begjju to get on Horfeback again, and dines every Day in Publick With the King. Mattz, Augufi, zy. Upon the 25th the Artillery p:fled the Rhine; and about Two this Morning the whole Army ^ (truck their Tent*, ;and about Three marched in three * Columns towards Oppenheimv About Five his Majefty left, the Chartreux, in order to join the Army on their March, ; and was faluted by the Cannon of this Place. ! . Whitehall, Augufrzi. -The King has been pleafed to appoint the Right Honourable Henry Pelham, and Samuel Sandys, Efqs. George Conlpton, Efg; Sir John Rofhout, Bart, and Philips Gybboh, Efq; to be Commiffioners for executing the Office orTreaforer of his Majefty** Exchequer. '' � * AJmiralty-Ofce, Augufi, z$. His Majefty's Ship the Jerfey, commanded by Captain Harry Norris, arrived YeHerday at Spithead, and bronght in a Prize called the Danphine, Simon Lagbra Mafter; from TLa Vera Crua and the Havanna, laden with a very valaable Cargo of Cocherieal and Indigo. She was taken the 16th Inftant, by the Honourable Captain John Byhg, in his Majefty'a Ship the Captain, in the Latitude of 46. 47. Belle Ifle bearing N. E. by N. about 13 Leagues. - - .-- BANKRUPTS. Thomas Poole, of lilington in the County of Middlefer, Dealer in Brandy, Ram, and Wines, and Chapman. ' Alexander Ford, of the City of Briftol, Wine-cooper and Vintner. � il 1 '� ' 1 1 � 1 . - 1 1 1 1 ' - Bank Stock 147 a 1 half. India Ditto no Price. South Sea Stock 1107 8ths a 1 half a 3 4ths. Ditto Old Annuities 115 1 4th.a 115. Ditto New 113 3 Sths. Three per Cent. Annuities 102 1 8th. Ditto 1742, 102 1 8th. Ditto 1743,100 a 1 8th. Million Bank 119. Equivalent in. Royal Affurance 81. London Affurance u 7 8ths. - Engliih Copper 4 1. 10 s. Seven per Cent. Emperpr's Cban no Price. Five per Cent ditto no Price. BankjCirculation 6 1. Prem. India Bonds 4 1. 1 c si a 14 s.Prem. Three and a half-Salt Tallies 3 Prem. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 5 Pr. Three per Cent, ditto 1 half Difc. Lottery Tickett 11 1. 5 s. 6 d. A S A D L E R's-W E LL S.- T SADLER'S-WELLS, adjoining t� the New-Rivtr Head, this Day, will be perform'd The USUAL DIVERSIONS. With Variety of Tumbling and Vaulting, by Monf. GUILIQMf, Monf. DAVID, and Signor FRANCISCQUE i . Rope-DanriDg by the two Mifs RAYNKRS J Poftores, and fereraJ new Eqailibrea, by Mr. Rayner; With feveral Entertainments of Dancing (both Serions and Comic) by Monf. Froment, Mr. Davenport, Mafter Matthewj, Mr. Pelling, Mr. Olbeldifton, Mr. Miles, Mr. Rayner, Mr. Clagget, Mr. Deli-falde, Mrs.BuJlock, Mrs. La Font, Mi&Wright, Mrs. PhilUps, Mift King, Mrs. ValJois, Mrs. Anfley, and Mi& Rayner j With feveral new Songs by Mr. Hemfkirk and Mifs HILLIER. To which wil] be added, The LYON R O U S'Dj c R, Monsieur, in the Mayne. DtiJie �ESSeT!�PREDEMTATIO?. The Part of Harlajuin by Mr.Hayei j Colombme, Mlfa Story j .'Squire Noodle, Mr. Chettle ; Lolpoopv Mr.Hocghj Sailors, Mr* Cunningham, Mr. Carney, and Monf. Granier j STEPNEY LANDLADY,, by Mrs.HILL; Mifs Brazen, Mifs Jones j MiisLoveit, Mifi Smith ; Mifs Dawdle, Mifs Evans. The Whole to Conclude with a Diverting Dance, eall'd The H V M O U RS of the T I M E S. . 7l*CtotttsSelmeiia*d1l&fic*,'trt " \* Evtrj One will be admitted fcr a Pint tflPint a-pituat */��*. . To begb every Evenjng at Five o'Clock. C �2 12 c Aiymifmmi of # m$$r.4U. Length, ttre taken in for this Paptr st Shillings tacb.