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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - June 29, 1743, London, Middlesex The kondofc AdvertiiEf. "Numb. 27 ti. am W ED N � S D A Y, June 29, i/^s- Z)**/, June 47. 'A MB down and failed the Grand Duke, Mauger, for Leghorn. ThisMorning failed the Thames, Marchant, for Turkey. Arrived 'Marjs Steverifony from Carolina; Fly, Richards, from Falmouth. Remain the Men of War, with the Ship for Gibraltar. Wind N.W. GravefenH, %unt 28. Pafs'd -by Fox hunter, Hains; and the Britannia, Holderen, from Rotterdam. Arrived at feveral Porti. The Mary and Ellen, Rufs, from Leverpool> is arrived at Hamburgh. , The Anne, Robinfon, from Leverpool, at Rotterdam. The Hopewell, Benfon, from Cork, at Campveer. LONDON. Yeflerday arrived a Mail from Flanders. Letters from Manheim fay, thatfeveral Regiments have patied the Rhine, going - to reinforce Marfhal Noailles's Army. Advices from Florence of the xothlnftarr, N.S. inform us, that General Braitewitz bad received an Exprefs fiom the Great Duke, with Orders to fend Home the Militia that compofe the Corps deftined to guard the Frontiers and to put all the regular Troops into Gairifon. That Ge eral was expefied at "Florence the 1 ith, in order to rcfume the Command of the Army, which he had laid down on Account of his bad State of Health, and to concert with the Regency a new Military Plan lefs ex per five than that which has been hitherto followed. The Veil Marlhal Count Traun lately Xtnt a Letter to M. Braitewitz, wherein he tells him, that if the Spanifh Army mould enter Tufcany, he would not fail to be at their Heels. They write from Milan, that that Government has fent Orders to the States of Parma and Placentia, to furniflj Count Traun with 100 Waggons and 200 Mules ; yet they add, that the Auflrian Army it not making any Piepara-tions for a March. From Madrid we hear, that the Spanifh Militia, who lately mutinied in Catalonia, have all begun their March for Savoy, except a few who were taken up and imprifoned; which Example of Severity the Court judged to be the only Means to bring them to their Duty. According to the laft Mailer of the Infant Don Philip's Army, itconfifb of 21602 Foot, 1480 Horfe, 2616 Dragoons, and 888 Men, called the Infant's Hoaihold Troops; in all 2658$ Men 5 to which may be added, a Reinforcement of 10,000 Men coming from Spain, the firft Column or Divifion of which is already arrived on the Frontiers of Savoy. Letters from Rome of the 15th Infiant, N.S. fay, that the Pope would certainly make a Promotion of Cardinals immediately after the Feftival of Peter and Paul. Thefe Letters add, that M Bufly, General of the Pope's Galleys, is going out upon a Cruize, to keep off from the Coafts of the Ecclefiaftick State all Ships bound from Sxily ; this Precaution, they fay, is taken upon Advice that the Plague rages furioufly at Meflma, Palermo, and in fome other Parts of that Ifland. We hear from Rimini, that there is a great Mifunder-ftanding between the Duke of Modena and Count Gage, and that hi* Highnefs is in no better Terms with the Duke d'Atrifco. The Inhabitants of Rimini keep their Gates fliut againft the Recruits that come from Naples, it being ftrongfy fufpe&ed that the Plague which rages in Sicily has fpread to the other Kingdom. ExtraQ of a Letter from Sarzana in. the State of Genoa, dated ^fune 14, N S. * Two Days ago fome Englilh Officers havinglanded at ' the Mouth of tne River Magra, took Horfes and went ' to view the Country lying between that River and the ' River Lavenza, as if they had been looking for a Spot of * Ground fit to make a Defcent, or form a Camp. 4 The 15 Spanifh Veflels laden with Artillery and Am- * munition for the Army under the Duke of Modena, * which lately put into Genoa, are blocked up there by * two Englifh Men of War, The. Spanifh Army, we * hear, it in a very bad Condition, and 'tis pretended that 4 the Duke of Modena cannot agree with the Spanifh * Generals,* From.the Gamp near Greifenfeldi June 17, N.S. Since the Advantages lately gained, through the Help of God, by her Hungarian Majefty's Troop* over the Enemy in Bavaria, the City of Fridberg has furrendered-the 13th Infiant in the Evening, to General Nadafti, in the following Manner. General Bernclau, the then Commandant of Munich, detached General Nadafti, with a Defign only to make himfdf Matter of the Magazine at Fridberg, who took all neceffary Precautions and Preparations for that Purpofe.. In his March he received felfe Advice that the Garrifon was but zoo ftrorig; in Confequence of which he funimon'd the Place, but was anfwered, that they would not hear.any Thing of furrendering. In the mean while, as Count Nadafti perceived that the Enemy's Baggage be. gan to defile off on the other Side towards Augfburg, he ordered a Lieutenant and thirty Men to Tall upon it: The Liemenant executed his Orders with fo much Saccefs, that he ebliged the Baggage to return'; upon which the Enemy's Cavalry {allied upon the lieutenant and his Corps, who was immediately fupported by General Nadafti with his whole Command ; and during the Skirmifh the Enemy conducted their Baggage into the City, in the mean while the Commandant Colonel Sefibelftorff, �ent from Fridberg, contrary to all military Rules, with an Intention to receive himfelf farther inflruclions from the Elector of Bavaria at Augfburg, but was taken Prifoner by our Troops. And notwithltanding General Nadafti was informed by a Defer -ter, that the Garrifon did not confift of 200 Men, but of above 1000, he fummon'd it a Second Time, and offered them a free Retreat, excepting Auflrian Defeners, provided they would discover and deliver to him the Magazines, and all the Ammunition and Artillery ; but the Garrifon replied they could give no Anfwer as their Commandant was a Prifoner, and therefore mufl wait for Orders . from his Electoral Highnefs. Count Nadafti not thinking proper to lofe fo much Time, continued to fummon a Third and Fourth Time, accompanied with Menaces ; and at the fame Time caufed the Croatians 'to advance to the Augfburg Door, with Or- -. ders to begin t> fire ; and upon a longer Obftinacy of the Garrifon, to fee Fire to the lower Fauxbourg, which they did upon the Enemy's Hill refilling ; and upon reprefenting to the Officers their dangerous Situation, and the great Misfortune it would be to reduce fo fine a City to Athes, they furrendered. 1 he Number of Prifoners amounts, with Officer, to 1276 Men, with a French Standard, and 15 Bavarian Enfigns. Fridberg is a walled Place upon an Eminence, and of the more Importance, as it commands the Lech The Emperor is faid to have feen what palled from a Steeple at Augfburg. This Morning a Draught of 1 o Men out of every Company of the Foot Guards is to be made, who are to em-, nd Dialogue by Mr. Brett and Mr. Cunningham. The whole to conclude with fcteral New Scenes in Grotelhue Cha-raaers, call'd HARLEQUIN MAGICIAN; OR, fbe Enchanted Ifland. Harlequin by Mr.Hayes; Colombine, Mrs. Hough; Pantaloon, Mr. Chettle; and the Charaifter of Blunder by Mr. Hough. TbcChatbt, Scenes, aniMufck, being entirely New. \* Every One will be admitted for a Pinto/FTine a-piece as ufual. To begin every Evening at Five o'clock. o T,- On Friday laft, about Five in the Afternoon, ietiveen the Turnpike and the New Inn at IJlington ; ASquirrel-colour'd Dog of the Pug-Kind, with a round Head, fliort Nofe, large dark Eyes, his Ears cut quite clofe, thick Neck, white-breafted, fliort-legg'd, white Feet, a long Tail, and a fmali Scar on one Side of his Body, and anfwers to the Name ofjuba. Whoever brings him to Mrs. Bailey's near the Turnpike, or to Old Sadler's Wells, /hall have a Crown Reward, and no Quefiaons aik'd. O S T, On Sunday the z6tb Infant, A Large Englilh Spaniel Dog, red and LJL white, of the Setting Kind, not broke, with Hair on hi� Legs, remarkably Jong and raugh, anfwers to the Name of 7hy. Wheever will bring him to Mr. Willy's in Barge-Yard, Bucklers-bury, (hall receive One Guinea, and no Queftaons afle'd. -To be And Entered L D,- S O upon Immediately, ALarge Houfe at Twickenham in Middle* fex, lately inhabited by the Right Hon. the Lord Mountague, with all its Furniture, Outhoufes, and Stabling, plea&ntly fituated, with Gardens to the River Thames, and Green-Houfes well-fur-nifhed. For further Particulars enquire at the faid Houfe; or at Mr. Brad-ihaw's in Soho-Square. %* The Houfe is compleatly furnJuYd, and in very good Repair, and fit to accommodate any Nobleman or Gentleman's Family. Tjis Day is PuMi/b'd, XfH E Report of the Committee of both Houfes of Aflembly of the Province of SOUTH-CARO-, appointed to enquire into the Caufes of the Difappointmeat of Succefs, in the late Expedition againft St. Jiugufline, under the Command of General Oglethorpe, Published by the Order of both Houfes. South-Carolina Printed, Londoa Reprinted for J.Roberts, near the Oxford-Arms in Warwick-Lane. -2 Mvertifementi of a moderate Length are taken in for this Pafl-r tt 7m Shillings each. ;