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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - June 21, 1743, London, Middlesex TUESDAY, June ?i, 1^43. 15m/, Jtene 19. IIS Morning fa:ied hfe Majefty's Ship t3reyhound to the Weil-ward. Remain in the Downs the Shrewibary Man of* War, Terror and Granada Bombs, the Dutch Ship for Eaft-Jndia ; the Matilda, Wilds, for Gibraltar ; and Eagle, Young for Dublin. Came down the Dolphin Man of War, the Britannia, Monoux, for St. Kitts; Italian Merchant, Perryman, for Genoa; and Sufannah, Bradfhaw* for Oporto. Wind Weft. Grave/end, June 18. Pafs'd by the Ruflel, Morecraft, from Momferrat. Arrived at feveral Ports. The London, Bryant ; and Britann'a, Griffiths, from London, are arrived at New-York. The Peggy and Jenny, Long, from London, at Antigua. The Leghorn Gaily, Ellis, from New-England ; and John and Mary, Hubbard, from Montferrat, off Dover. LONDON. We hear that Admiral Matthews will fpeedily go on fome important Expedition, to which Purpofe a Number of Land Forces from the Garrifons in the Mediterranean are to join him. Yefterday came Adviee, that two Englifh Privateers, that were fitted out at the Ifland of St. Chriftophers, have taken, to the Southward of LaGuira, a Spanifh Ship of 400 Tons, laden with Cocoa, Hides, and a confiderable Sum of Money. The Right Hon. the Lords of the Admiralty having ordered the Jerfey and Hampfhire Men of War on a Cruize agalnft the Spanifh Privateers, they accordingly failed on the 16th Inftant from Plymouth. And we hear, that the Dolphin Man of War is alfo ordered on a Cruize immediately. Orders are given for expediting the Cloaths, &c. for her Royal Highnefs the Princefs Louifa, her Highnefs's Departure being fix'd for a fhort Time. We hear there is a Treaty of Marriage on foot, which will be fhortly confummated between Mr. La Cour, eldeft Son of John La Cour, Efq; of Hackney, suJ^Mifs Steer, only Daughter of Lee Steer, Efq; of the fame Place, a young Lady of g-eat Beauty and Meri^ancfca Fortune of 10,0001. On Tuefday .laft the Rev. Mr. Charles Milles was married at Canterbury, to Mifs Brooke, a Daughter of Captain Robert Brooke, by his firft. Lady, a Lady of fine Accomplishments, with a confiderable Fortune. Yefterday the Cofpfe of the Right Hon. the Coontefs of Caftlehaven, was interred in a handfome manner at Pan-crafs Church. Y^rday died Mr. R"eynoldsi~ehe ofthe moft confiderable Butchers in Clare-Market. He married Mrs. Williams, Mother to the Rev. Mr. Williams, fome Time fince Mi-nifterofSt. Clement Danes. Yefterday Morning one Stevens, a Servant at the Swan Brewboufe in Whitechapel, had the Misfortune to fall into a Copper of boiling Liquor, and fcalded himfelf in fuch a manner, that tho' he was inftantly taken out, and carried to the London Infirmary, it is believed he cannot recover. The Coroner's Inqueft have finifh'd their Inquiry of the Murder of the Woman, by her Hufband, near Puddle Dock, and brought in their Verditt Natural Death, whereupon the Man wasdifcharg'd. On Saturday Evening hft Dr. Taylor, the eminent Ocu-_lift;.arrived'inTown, at his Houfe in Great Queen-ftreet, ~ Lincoln's-Inn Fields, from the Seat of Sir Jeremy Sam-broke, Bart, in Hertfordfliire, whither he had been to endeavour the Recovery of the Sight of that Gentleman. They write from Norwich, that on Tuefday laft one William Butler was found drowned between Conisford and Trowfe-High. And, . That on Wednefday one James Potter, a Boy not quite 16 Years old, was committed, for robbing a Woman in Cotton Field, in Company with one John Bunn, a notorious young Fellow, who is fince gone off. The Jamaica Rom which was landed in a Warehoufe at Wiggan's-Key Gateway, according to the late Act' of Parliament, and remain'd unfold en Friday laft, will be fold this Day, the 21ft Inftant. . The Warehoufe will be open'd at 8 o'Clock in the Morning, and the Price will be 7 s. 6 d. per Gallon, and the Over-Proofs to be paid for, ascharg-d at the Cuftom-heufe ; the Advantage of which will accrue to the Buyer. No Perfon to have lefs than 10 Gallons. Briftol, June 18. On Sunday the Spanifh Prifoners taken lately in the Privateer, were convey'd from Knowle, to Wapping, under a ftrong Guard of Soldiers, link'd together, and Cent down in a Sloop, in order to be put on board the Mahpne Man of War, who, with her Prize, are ordered found to Plymouth.-The Mahone being under failing Orders, prefs'd feven Hands out of two Trows, whpjgrere coming up to Town, laden with Goods from Gloucefter. Monday laft Orders came down from the Lords of the Regency, for the (hooting to Death one of the private Cen-tinels, mentioned formerly, on Monday Fortnight; but we hear the others Sentence is refpited. : The fame Day Mr. Ford, an eminent Surgeon of this City, was unanimoufly elected Surgeon to the Infirmary, by the mod numerous Affembly of the Subfcribers that ever appeared there on any Occafion. S C O T L A N J>. Edinburgh, June 14. His Grace the Duke of Montrofe is arrived here. Yefterday the Lords of Judiciary paft Sentence of Death an Peacock, who was tried by the Circuit Lords at Glaf-gnw in May laft, appointing him to be executed here the 20th of July next. IRELAND. Dublin, June 14. We hear, that the Right Rev. Dr. Berkley, Bifnbp of Cloyne, w 11 be tranflated to the See of Raphoe j and, that Dr. Delany, will be promoted to the Bifhaprick of Cloyne. Laft Week died Mrs. Mahon, whofe Daughter is married to the Right Hon. and Rev. the Lord Blaney. Laft Saturday anived here from England, the Right Rev. Dr. Stone, Lord Bifhop of Kildare. ExtraS of a Letter from Lifburn, dated June'8.  The Fever and Cough continues to rage all the Coun-' try over, there being often ten or eleven in one Hoilfe * down at a Time : Neither Pom or Rich efcape it- On � Friday the 3d Inftant died the Rev. Mr. Vefey Hamilton, 5 Curate of Drum beg g in the County of Down. On \ Sunday the 5 th Inftant, died Mrs. Cramer, Wife of Am-< brofe Cramer, Efq; Collector of this Town. This Day * the Right Hon^ the Lord Conway came to this Town, to ' the great Joy of all his Tenants, who expreffed the fame ' by Illumination?, Bonfires, and other Demonftrations of * Joy. ' The Rates of our Markets are as follow, viz. Wheat � from 3 s. to 3 s. 8 d. per Hundred. Oatmeal 8 d. per f Score, Barley at what Price the Mailmen pleafes to give * But er (20 Ounces to the Pound) two Pence Halfpenny; ' Cheefe three Halfpence, beft Beef aHd Mutton feveh Far-1 things, and Veal (24 Pounds in a Quarter) three Half-� pence per Pound; Eggs 10 a Penny: Every Thing * elfe is extraordinary cheap; our Twelvepenny Loaf ' weighing Twenty-three Pounds.' : High Water this Day at London-Bridge at 55 Minutes after 10. Bank Stock 14814th. India Ditto j 94 a 195. South Sea Stock 115. Ditto Old Annuities 115 1 4th a 1 8th. Ditto New no Price. Three per Cent. Annuities 104 5 8ths. Ditto 1742, .104. 5 8ths. Ditto 1743, 101 1 4th a 1 8th. Million Bank I18 1 half. Equivalent in. Royal Affurance 83. London Affanince ri 7 8th*. 'EngUfb Copper 4 I. 19-*. Welch ditto no Price. African fid Pries. Ssvsn p� Cen^ Emperor's Loan 120. Five per Cent, ditto 78 1 half.' Bank Circulation 51. 10 s. Pr. India Bonds 41. 7s. a 8 s. Pr. Three and a half Salt Tallies 3 Pr. Three and a- half per Cent. Exchequer Orders 5 Prem. Thrice per Cent, ditto 1 4th Difc. Lottery Tickets 11 1. 14 s. SAD L E R's-W E L-L S. 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. GUILIOME, Monf. DAVID, aad Signor FRANCISCQUE ; Rope-Dancing by the two Mifs RAYNERS; Poftures, and feveral new Equilibres, by Mr. Rayner ; With feveral Entertainments of Dancing(bp_th JSerioHS .and Comic) �by Monf. Fromenj, Mr.I)avenport,iMafter Matthews, Mr. Pelling, Mr.Olbeldifton, Mr. Miles, Mr. Rayner, Mr. Clagget, Mr. Deli-falde, Mrs. Bullock, Mrs. La Font, MifsWright, Mrs. Phillips, Mift King, Mrs. Vallois, Mrs. Anfley, and Mils Rayner; With feveral new Songs by Mr. Hemfkirk and Mifs HILLIER. The Whole to Conclude with H A R L E QJJ IN HOTEUS, Alttr'd and Reviv't), with the Addition of feveral new Comic Scenes (never before perform'd) call'd NO MAGICK LIKE LOVE. The Scenes, Cloaths, and Decorations, being New. To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock. G O O D M A N's-F I E L D S. AT the NEW WELLS the bottom of-Ltmm-ftreet, Goodman's-Fitldt, {his Day, will be perform'd The USUAL DIVERSIONS. With Rope-Dancing by Mademoifelle L'Etrange, Monf. Movire, and Mr. Hough. With feveral New BALLANCES by �Monf. BRILEALJ, juji arrived from Paris, Who this Evening will perform- Several New Equilibrex (never yat feen upon the Englifh Stage,) particularly One with the Point of a Sword on the Edge of a Glafs. Dancing by Mr. Carney, Madem. Perrault, the two Mailers and Mifs Granler, Mifs Story, Mr.Chettle, Mrs. Hough, and Mr. Davey. . . ... Singing by Mr. Brett, Mr. Cunningham, apd Mrs. Hill. And the Company of Hungarians, Sclavonics, Pandours, and Croats, will perform SEVERAL NEW EXERCISES. � % Everp One niS &taa^imd'J^a'Pint^Fr7nf aspect at ufua^ To begin every Evening at Five o'Clock. my At P HIT.LIP S's NEW WELLS,  Near the London Spaw, Clerkenwell, THIS Evening, and during the Summer Seafon, will be perform'd feveral new Exercifes, by a Compan of Hungarians, particularly SAMPSON RAGATZI, Jumps over a Man and Horfe 5 likewife flies through a Hogfhead, forces the two Heads out. Alfo the celebrated Mademoifelle K E R M A N. Who performs the Exercife of the Flags on the Stiff Rope. With extraordinary Performances on the ladder, by Monfieur GERMAN. Likewife the celebrated C JE S A R POLAMBIO, Who performs a new Exercife founded on the Principles of the Mathe- maticks. To which will be added, a new Pantomime Entertainment, callM The Uifcontented Father; or, The Wedding Night , The Charafter of Harlequin by Mr. Phillips; Colombine, Mrs.Phil-tips ; Count Flafh, Monf. Dominique ; CIowb, Monf. Henderick. j Concluding with a Grand Entertainment of Singing and Dinting, call'd JUPITER and A L C M E N A, By Mr. Johnfon, Mrs.Jackfon, Mr. Phillips, Madem, Leonine, Mr. Shawford, Madem. Kerman, and Mrs Morris. Ibe Cloaths and Scttiet being tntirtly New-'. To begin every Evening at Fi�e o'Clock. %*# Every one will be admitted for a Pint of Wine as ufual._ Admiraky-Office, June 20, 1743.-i-CfH E Company of his Majefly^s Ship the Chatham, being ordered to beforthwith paid a confide* rable Part of the Wages due to them at the Nore, and the Shift being on the Point of proceeding to Sea 5 it is the Di' reffion of the Lords CommiJJioners of the Admiralty, that Juch of the Men belonging to her as are abfent, do repair' immediately to their Duty en board, upon Pain not only of lofing the faid Payment, but of being apprehended and tried at a Court Martial as Deprters. __Thomas Corbett. W I L L I M O T, Mayor.-- BARNARD Locum Tenens. A Common-Council holden in the Chamber of the -Guildhall of the City of London, on Thurfday the 16th Day of June, 1743, and in the Seventeenth Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord George the Second, King of Great-Britain, &c. /T is Agreed and Ordered ij this Court, thzt.., if any Perfon who bath been nominated to be Sheriff of this City and County of Middlefex, in Purfuance of an AS pf Common-Council made the zzd of OSober, 1703* Jhallon or before Thurfday the z^d Inftant, at Six 0 Clock in the Evening, pay into the Chamber for the Uje of this City, the Sum of Four Hundred Pounds purfuant to the faid \4&\ and alfo Twenty Marks move towards the Maintenance of the Minifters of the feveral Prifins of this City, -according to another A3 of Common-Council made the $d ef .December, 1656, and the ufual Fees, every fuch Per fin Jhall be exempted from being eligible to the faid Office of Sheriff of this City and County of Middlefex for ever hereafter, unlefs fuch Perfon Jhall at any Time take upon him the Office of an Alderman of this City ; then and in fucb Caje be fiall be liable to be Elecled into the faid Office of : Sheriff, as if this Order had "'Per made. _ __ * Ik M 4A N. Eait-India-Houfe, May 27, 1743- r/f JE Court of DireSors of the United- Company of Merchants of England, trading to the Edfi-Indies, do hereby give Notice, That a Quarterly General Court of the faid Company, will be holden at their Houfe in Leadenhall-Street, on Wednefday the zzd of June nextt upon Special Affairs. That their Transfer Books will be Jhut up on Thurfday the z$d of the faid June, at Two o'Clock, and be opened again on Thurfday the 21ft of July next. And that the Dividend Warrants due at Midfummer next, . will be ready to be delivered out on Friday the zqtb of the /aid July. For S A L E the C A N D L E,-^-On Wednefday, June zg, at 12 o'Clock at Noon, 1 At LLOYD's Coffee-Houfe in Lombard - ftreet, HE Ship Duke of Cum- berland.. with fix Can-ia^ ypd twn X Swivel Guns, a Prime Sailor, Square-ftern'd , Plantation-built, Burthen 160 Tons, more or lefs, with excellent Dimenfions, fit for the Weft-India Trade, now lying at Sbad-nell-Doci, JebnBiJkop, deceaied, late Com-^ mander. Inventories may be *feen on board the faid Snow, aad at the Place of Sale. To be Sold by JOSEPH WATKINS, Broker. "To be S O L D,- AHoufe called HILL-HOUSE, in the Parilh of White Waltbam in the County of Berks, containing feven Rooms on a Floor, neatly fitted up, with two Coach-houfes, two Stables, Pidgeon-houfe, Brew-houfe, and Laundry, with Gardens of fix Acres, the Kitchen Garden walled in, the whole commanding a delightful Profpecl; with two Farms thereunto belonging of 125 1. 4"Yeaf," fitffatetf fix Miles from Windfor, ten from Reading, and three from Maidenhead. Enquire of Mr. Henry Cruwys, at his Chamber* in- New-Inn- -2 t. 9 jidvertifemenh of a moderate Length are taken in for this P�m */ Two Shillings each. h- 9,0 ;