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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - December 2, 1743, London, Middlesex Numb, 2823*' F R 1 D A Y, Decemb er 2, 1743, November 30. |tiE Outward-bound are preparing to fail. Came down Gibraltar-Packet, Rogers; the Ha/lemere, Walker j and London, Pipon, for Barbadoes Swift, Maynard, for Nevis ; St. Lewis, Salles, for Flanders. Remain in the Downs the Dreadnought, Dept-ford, and Gofport Men of War, with the Dutch Ships. Arrived the Fly, Richards, from Falmouth. Wind N.W. The Prince of Orange, Adam?, from New-England, is arrived at Portfmouth. The Townlhend Packet, Hughes, from Faroe, at Briilol. The Bryan, Buckley, from Newcaftle, at Antigua. LONDON. Letters from Franckfon aflure us, that M. Klingraff, Minifter from his Pruflian Majeity, had lately a long Audience of the Emperor upon Matters of fuch Importance, that as foon as it was over he fet out in Perfon for Berlin, in order to make Report of what pafs'd therein to the King his Matter. They write from Paris, that the King of the Two Sicilies having demanded of his moll ChriitianMajelty Succours, to which he is entitled by Treaty, for the Preservation of his Dominions, after along Debate in Council, it was de-termin'd to grant them, no:wichltanding the warm Oppo-fition made thereto by fome Perfons of the higheft Rank, who aliened, that the Treafures of France were not able to fupport the Expences of German Subfidies, join'd to a War in Italy. Yefterday his Majefty went to the Houfe of Peer*, attended by his Grace the Duke of Richmond, and the Right Hon. the Earl of Dunmore, and opened the Seffions of Parliament with a raoft gracious Speech from the Throne; wherein he was pleas'd to acquaint them with the Neceffi-ty of Curbing the Ambitious Views of France, Supporting the Houfe of Anftria, Securing the Balance of Power in the Crown of Great Britain, &c. Yefterday his Grace the Duke of Marlborough went to his Seat near Windfor. By a Letter from Philadelphia dated Oftober laft, we have it confirm'd, that Captain John Sibbald of Kirkaldy. Commander of a Philadelphia Privateer, had carried into r.hat Place, a Spanilh Regiiier Com.miflioned Ship, valued 3t above 30,000 1. S'erling ; upon the fame Cruize, he funk a Spariifh PHvateer of very confiderable Force, after a fmart Engagement. We hear, that his Majefty's Ship the Baltimore is ordered to fail direcllv, and take under Convoy all the Ships bound for Portugal. Mr. Eldridge, to whom the 10,000 1. Prize belong'd, wad Yefterday at Gui/d-hall, in order to give a Sum of Money to the Boys that drew the faid Ticket, as ufual. On Friday laft feveal Perfons were convicled at Fever-fham, before the JuiHces ot the Peace for the County of Kent, for retiiling Spirituous Liquors without Licence. On Wednefday latl James Williams was commheed to the New Goal in Somhwarlc, by Thomas Baynton, Efq; he being charged on the Oath of Elizabeth Ball, with aflault-ing her on the Highway, near the End of Kent-ftreet, Southwark, putting her in fear of her Life, and robbing her of feveral Things of Value. The fame early, Singer and Whiting, (the two Felons fo often mentioned in the News Papers) who broke out of the New-Goal but were retaken, and fruftiated in a Defign to efcape a fecond Time, made a third Attempt to regain their Liberty, by fawing their Irons, and cutting the Chain which confin'd them to the Floor. In the Morning when the lower W^rds of the Goal were unlock'd, they had the Impudence to throw two Padlocks through the Bars of their Window, and to tell the Turnkey, he might broil them for his Breakfaft : They hid the Chains in a Cernej of the Cieling, and when the Keeper q;jeftioned them what they had done with them ; they told him, that the D-1 bad affiled them in getting off their Irons, and had taken the Chain away for his Trouble. They were fearch'd, and feveral Implements found upon them, fcr forwarding their Efcape ; befides, feveral Anne's Guineas concealed in - the Cape of Singer's Coat. They confefs'd Yefterday Morning, .that they were the Perfons who (with one Hab-berley a Butcher, now in Maidltone Gaol) ab;ut five Weeks ago robb'd the.Colcheiler Stage.Coach beyond Stratford, and alio fome Gentlemen belonging to the General Poft-Gffic; ; and a great many other'Paffengers. They are both harden*d wicked Fellows, and declare they-have fold them-felves to the D-1. On Wednefday laft died at hei Houfe in Jockey Fields, Mrs. Northcot, in the 70th Ytar of her Age, a Widow Gentlewoman of a large Fortune, and much refpected by all that knew her. Yefterday a Fire broke out at a Houfe in Hemmings's Row, in St. Martin's Lane ; but by timely Afiiltance it was extinguilh'd without doing any farther D-image than bu.n-ing the Room where it began. Yefterday Number 19,565 was drawn a Prize of 20001. 7,082 a Prizeof 1000I. 15,125 a Prize of 500 1. and 50,798, 65,796, 28,717, 49,607, 30,837, 65,909, 77,429, 73,211, 72,545, 33,096, weredrawn Prizes of 100 I. each. Number 28,7/7, drawn Yefterday a Prize of 100 l.� was (har'd at the State Lottery Office, Charing- Crofs, kept by Mr. Wilfon : This is the Fourth Prize of iool. each that has been Glared at his Office this Lottery ; the Money is ready on Demand. He continues to fell the whole Chances, and Shares of Chances, as ufual. As it has been found by Experience, that the Exanrr-.. ning, during the Hours of Drawing the Lottery, is fo great an Interruption as to hinder the Correclnefs that ought to be in a Numerical Book ; therefore thofe who enquire for their Friends in the Country, or themfelves, are defired u> call after Three o'Clock at LOWli and B&RRY's Office in Stationers-Alley, Ludgate-Ureet, who have taken all poffi-ble Care to prevent any Interruption to their Polling the Numbers, therefore they may be depended on vvitn the greateft Certainty ; and to prevent the Town being impofed on by People unknown with Counterfeit i ickets or Blames, they will warrant all thofe bought of them to be Undrawn and good Tickets with their own Hands. Shares are ibid, and Chances in the fame Manner, with the greateft Security. No. 79,320 drawn a few Days ano a Prize of 2000 I. was fold the fame Morning at their Office. To the Author of the London Daily Post.------ SIR, AS there have been many Reports to my Prejudice, I defire you will publifh the true zudon/y Reaion, why I have not yet appear'd upon the Stage this Winter. Many of the Perfons concern'd in the late struggle with the Manager, might have been left deftitute had I deferred them, therefore 1 thought it incumbent on me to endeavour at their Reconciliation with my own, upon reafonableTerrmj this I have almoft accomplifiYd, and hope I am excufable for not playing 'till it is determin'd. Tho' I am Jenfible my Affairs are too inconfiderable to be laid before the Pub lick, yet 25 I am thtir Servant, a/.d hove been fo much favour'd with their Indulgence, I thought it my Duty to convince 'em that it is neither Ob. Jlinacy, or Exorbitancy, but a quite different Motive, that detain^ me fo Ion? from doing my utmoft to contribute to their Entertainment, I am, Sir, your humble Servant, _P. Gar rick. High Wa er this Day at Lonuon-Bnd^e at 18 Minutes after iz. Bank Stock 146 1 4th a 1 half. India Ditto 194. South Sea Stock 11 2. Ditto Old Annuities 113 1 8th a 113. Ditto Newii3 3 4ths aha'f a 5 8ihs. Three per Cent. Annuities 102 5 8ths. Ditto 1742, 102 5 Sths. Dif.o 1743, 1 o 1. Million Bank 118 r half. Equivalent in. Rc;yal Affurance 80. London AfTurance 11 3 4^3. Englifh Copper 4I. 15 s. Seven per Cent. E.xperor's Loan no Price. Five per Cent, ditto no Price. Circulation 3 1. 2 s. 6 d. Pr. India Bonds 4 I. 135. a 12 s. Pr. Three and a half Salt Tallies 2 1 halt Pr. Three and a half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 4 1 half Pr. Three per Cent. Ditto 2 Difc. Lottery Tickets 11 1. 8 s. ' HAY-MARKE T. *__ AT the KING'S THEATRE in the hay-MARKET, To-morrow, will be pwfarnW an OPERA, call'd R O X A N A i O R, Alexander in India. The MUSICK. Ceafos'd />y Mr. HANDEL. With Dances and other DeCoratjons 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 s. 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. To begin at Six p'QJock-*,.* The Subfcribers to the Opeia, ore defied to. fend for tbtir Silver Tickets to the Opera-Office in the Hsy-Market, where will be given tbil andevery Day, from Nine to rlioi, for that Purpoft. DRURY-LAN E. -t By particular DESIRE, By His Mtjefifs Company of Comedian; y AT the Theatre - Roval, in Drury-Lane, To-morrow, will be ptefented a Comedy, call'd The R E L A lJ. S E j O R, Virtue in Danger. The Part of Lord Foppington by Mr. Gibber 5 Lovele/s, Mr. Giftard ; Worthy, Mr. Delane ; Sir Tunbelly Clumf-y, Mr. Taf* well; Young Fafhion, Mr. Croft; Varob-s, Mr. Blakes ; Lory, Mr. Neale; Coupler, by Mr. Morgan ; Surgeon, Mr Yates; Bull, Mr. Ufher ; Shoemaker, Mr, Ray. Amanda, Mrs. Crofs ; Nurfe, Mrs. Edgcrton j Mifs Hoyden, Mrs.Ridout; And the Part of Bcrinthia by Mrs Woffingtnru will r.....111................1 ni -~ir A�r. I. A Piece of Scotch Mufkk by Mr. OSWALD-A&JII. A Danre by Mr. Mnilment, Mr. Defi'e, Mr. Lhiez, Mrs. Walter, Mifs Scntr, and others. To which wi.l be added a Farce of Tvf.> tunc of the Foul" Difeafe, or other Complaints that > equii e fuch Provfiau, may apply to this In-fiina<\, and on pa\ing a moderate Sum fir their Subfiflance during the Time of Cure, if they ere recommended, or appear to the Governors prefect, ti be proper Objects of Ccmpajfion, they ii-it/ to received or aavijld eicry Morning from the Ho-tr of Eleven "till One. THE Bond Creditor of Capt. JAMES- BROWN, late^of the TrifiUa Gal'y, are r'e/ired to meet his Executrix's Attorney, on Tllurfday the 16th of December Inft� at Fnur o'Clock in the Afternoon, at the Union Coffee-houfe in Cornbiil, and bring their Bonds with them. _ ---------------Entjrjtfrfor-'ROITERT ALSTON7 " ~ ' "Tor SALE by the CANDLE,' On Wednefday, Dec. 14, at I 2 o'Clock at Noon, At LLOYD's Ceffee-limfe in Lombard - flreet, - THE new Ship Surprize^ with' ri large Guns, a Prime Sailor, Square-ftern'd.Pbntation-birilt foi the'^eft-Ineia Trade, Burthen 305 Tons,^ more or lefs, with excrllent Dimenfjcns, jicw lying ait Hanwcr-Hzie, \f�fepb Redmond, C�m- Inventories to be feen on.board the iaid -Siliipv ^n^.at. the-JPlacc of Sale. To' be ,SoU bv ' SAM^Ei ;-#ROOKS, Broker, Living on Tower-Hilt, t'je Comer of Barking-Alley ddvertifements of a. moderate Length are taken in for this Paper at Two Shillings each. 1 1  ;