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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - June 1, 1743, London, Middlesex the Loadoa Daily Poft, and General Advertifer. N*HB 4687 WEDNESDAY, June i, 1743. Deal, 30. [3 Morning -the Tenders failed for the fever, '".ftemkm in the _ Doms the AognftaMan of.War; \^Jainar, a SwedifiiShip from Eaft-fadias Aoguftos Gaenr, Hampton } the Safannah, WocxH and theI6liah'Merehant;"RiBierfor y Leghdrh^ Fleming, Dunkin^for Barbadoe*;Tf^^V^caajxism; . _ , v ah^ Agadairv I)oHbn; for Scnih zjirhary; Indian Queen, Maddwell; and the Baltimore, Bi^s, for Virginia ; Charles, AUtoghadi; and Neptune, Bartholomew, for Maryland; Pelham, TdJofinfon, for Gibraltar* Argyle, B9y ;^and^ Tyger, "White? Ibr, Port Mahone; the Queen"of Hungary,.,tampion, forli&on; l^mbert, Haymari; ahdStdbington' Whitborn'; for Oporto} Happy Couple, Jones, for Brirrol. Came down.-Happy-Grieve, Chapman, for Arandel. Arrived the Dike of Cornwall, from Falmouth. . Wind S. W. Grave/end, May 30. Pais'd by-Mary Yacht, Bridges, from Holland^ Sarah Prize* lolly 1 .and Catherine, Williams, from ditto ^ andBuke Demar, Tiller, from Boloign. The Harry and Betty, Farrington ; and the Grofvenor, Brown, .from Oporto, are arrived at Chefter. The Judith, Pain, from Oporto, a- Harwich. LONDON. Yefterday arrived the Mail from Holland. They write from Naples, that sorwithftanding the Neu-trality which the Court profds themfelves inclined to ob-fcrve, Orders are iffoed for making a new Augnienbtioa feeftitLAwt which he had de^ * manned, would fet but very foonfor the Frontiers, with * an Eicorte of 30,000 Janifaries, and fo'me otheT Troops.* They write from the Hague, of 'the cth^Inftarit, N.S. that on the 6th a Day would he fet for the Match of the 20,000 Men defrgned to afiift the Queen of Hungary, and that thePIace where they are to encamp would be"appointed at the feme Time. ' T ~- " T On Monday laft the Rev. Mr. William Cooke, was unanimoufly elefted by the Provoft and Fellows^ of Eton College, Head-Mailer of the School in that College, m the Room of the Rev. Dr. William George, lately elected Provoft of King's College, Cambridge. On Monday laft- his "'Majefty's Ship the Deptford Store: Ship, arrived off Dover; from Pi fcataway. ItisfeidTin her Paflage file fell in with a Spanim Ship Of '40 Guns, which me engaged feveral Hours;'buVthePrivateer thought fit to lheer off, and the Deptford being Ibaden'wirJbf Mails could not purfue her. It is laid that Captain Balehen, of the Onflow Indiaman died in his Outward-bound Paflage. - It is rumour'd, that Capt. Gregory, Commander of the Norwich Man of War, died of \ Fever at Curafoa, alter the firft Adion at La Guerre. - " Yetlerday about 1 o'Clock the Highlanders, to the Number of ib�,' were brought" through'the City to the Tower, guarded by two Troops of Horfe, and a Company of the Foot Gaards. ' YeftefJay Morning died, at her Houfc in Charterhoufe-Square, Mrs. Beal, a Gentlewoman-of Very confiderable Fortune. - - Laft-Nightwas interr'd, in a very handfome manner at St. James's1 Church, Mr. Willis, formerly Agent to feveral Regiments. Yefterday Morning a Woman who was committed on Monday laft to the Gatehonfe, was found hanging in her Apartment'in'the laid Goal. She was near fix Months gonVwkh Child, � Yefterday Charles Andrews was committed to New-Prifon, by Col. De Veil, for felonioufly taking out of his ready fumilhed Lodgings, a great Quantity of Houlhold Goods, the Property of Mr. Thomas Macculloch. As was Eleanor Flower, for taking ont of the Houfe of Mrs. Elizabeth Dean, a Printed Linnen Gown found upon her. Yeflerday about Eleven p'Cfock, a poor Labouring Man going thro' Vinegar-Yard^ Drury-Lane, had die Mjsfortune by fome Accident to Aide down, wh?,reby-he dulocated his Neck, and died on the Spot. From the London Gazette. Admiralty-Office, May 30. Letters are received frotn Commodore Anfon, giving an Acceunc of his Arrival in the River of Canton in China, on the nth cf November : laft ; and he is expected in England fometraie this Summer. Wh;Ie he was in the South-Sea, he took the following Prizes ; A Sr ip of 500 Tons, 4 Gun?, and 75 Men, her Cargo cenfifting chiefly of Bales of Woollen and Cotton Cloth, Bays, and Sug.r, with a cocliJerable Sum of Money^ . Another Ship of about 600 Tons, 4 Guns, 65 Men, loaden chiefly with coarfe Bays and Sugar, with fome Money and Plate. .Ar.other of 300 Tons, 4 Guns, and 52 Men, loaden with Plank and Cocoa, A fourth of about 270 Tons, loaden with Bale-Goods, Iron and Steel. Another Ship, and a Launch, having each a confiderable Sum of Money on board, and the former laden with Wine and Brandy. A Bark of about 60 Tons, of fmall Value. He al(o attacked and took the Town of Payta, with the Lofs of one Man killed, and two wounded, and found a large Sum of Money there, befides Jewels. He kept Pof-feflion of the Town for three Days, in order to plunder it, and then caufed it to be fet on Fire, in order to deftroy feveral Storehouses filled with Bale Goods, Jefuits Bark, and other rich Commodities, which his Men were not able to bring^ff. He found a Ship, two Snows, a Schooner, and two Row GalGes of 36 Oars each, in the Bay of Payta; all which he caufed to be funk or deftroyed. Whitehall, May 31. The King has been pleafed to order a Conge d'Eliie to pais the Great Seal; empowering the Dean and Chapter of the Cathedral Church of .Wor-cefter to ek�l a Biftiop of that See, the fame being now void by-the Death of Dr. John Hough, late Bifhop thereof ; and alfo to name and recommend to the raid Dean and Chapter, the Right Rev. Father in God Dr. Ifaac Mad-dox, Lord BiOjop of St. Afaph, to be by them elected Bifhop thereof. B - A" N K R U P T. Owen Larton, of Chiift-Church, Sokatfidds, Middle fex, Dyer. - ' Bank Stock 148 a i 4th. India Ditto 195 a 1 4th a 4 1 half a 9 j. South Sea Stock 1151 4th. Ditto Old Annuities 115 r 8th. DittbNew"Ti5 5 8th. Three per Cent Annuities 104a* 4th. Ditto^tj^i, 104 a 1 4th7 DiSo vffa ibt 1 half a 3 4ths-a;r5 8ths.: MilUonJ^ank-i^i-Equivalent 111. Royal"Affurance 8z. London Affurance 11 % 4U1S. Englifh Copper ditto 41. 10 s. '.Welch"dittD no Price. African no Price. Seven per Cent. Emperor'a Loan 119 1 4th. Five perJCent. ditto 78. Bank Circulation 5 1. 5 s. Pr. India Bonds 41. 148.893. Pr. Three and a half Salt Tallies 2 1 4th Pr. Three and a half fper Cent. Exchequer Orders $ Prem. Three per Cent, ditto 1 1 4thDxfc. Lottery Tickets nl. 10 s. 0d. Pr. LINCOLNVINN FIELDS.- For the Bsnefit of Melts. Stevens, Waters, Brooks, and\Hujfey.~ AT the Theatre-Royal in Lincoin's-Inn Tie^,^ridaynext, wDTBe prfTented a Comedy, call'i The B U S Y B O D Y. The Part of Marplot by Mr. Macklia j Sir George Airy, by Mr. Mills; Sir Francis Gripe, Mr. Tafwell; Sir Jealotu Traffick, Mr. Turbutt-j Charles, Mr. Havard J Whifper, Mr. Wood bam j BatJer, Mr. Wright. Ifebinda, by Mrs. Ridodtj Patch, Mn.Marlrling Scentwell, Mrs.HoTfingtonj  - ..->..., ' And the Part of Miranda by Mn.Clive. With Singing by Mr. Beard and Mr. Lowe. To which will be added a Farce, calTd The M O C K-D O C T O. H #* As we could net have our Benefit on Saturday lift, the Com'* panv are fb kind to play for us at the Theatre-Royal In Lincolns-Ina Fields i we humbly hope our Friends will exenie the DUappoihtment, (It not being in our Power to avoid it) and favour uswith their Com7 pany on Friday next j when Tickets delivered out for the zStfai of May for Dnuy-Laae> will be taken that Night at Lincobu-Inn fields. - - _- _ Eait-India-Houfe, May 27, 1743.^. rH E Court of Dire&ors of the United Com-pany of Merchants of England, trading to the Ea/ir Indies, do hereby give Notice, that a Quarterly Central Court of the faid Company,