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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - May 24, 1743, London, Middlesex T H" E S D Av Y, Ma v 14, 17431. : Graviftndt'Mcrt it, T^eedyf. a'ndN|gurie', 1AME down Man Qneeri, Macfc' ^fwell, for VTrginia Charles, Al-iiughan*, far Maryland > the 1 Mermaid, ijauiet-fc# Newfeond-tend }Pltfi^i^,;EtoiJkidrfor Bar-badfies; anti reriialn w�& tie Man of War, and' Merchantmen as in my hik. Arrivei Jenkins, TreveS, from Levftrpooft fin J the FrifeftdV Adventure. Tender, Pafs'd fcy �ftc fcfcty antf Marg?ret, > Ijiofden, rroiHiVjbuiil&ifHTi 'Crinchi, frtim 'Carolina;' and* AndieiihaacLMlry, Cowper, irom Havre-de-grace. The Gilbert, Pringle; Neptune, r?oyds and Chefler, /Payne,: fron London, are arrived at Ahtig.ua. Th� Swift, Kemp, from London, at Gibraltar. The Sally, Htfnry, from Carolina, off Dover. LONDON. V Yeffcrday arrived the Mail from HoBa�&'i. . Vte hear from Hanover that he eight Battalions of E-Teitoral Troops which are defigned to rrinfotce the E^ of. Stair, began their Ma-ch towards the Rhine, cue zzd Inft. N.S- that a> foon as they hear thu the King's Equipages are arrived in the Army, a Day will beitxeti for hw Mayfly's Deparfare ; and that on the 24th in the Morning, the Court received a Courier by the Way of Nuremberg, Vvhofe Difpatches it it faid, relate, to feme fp.edy and effectual Method to bring about a Proviftonal Sofpenfion of Arms between the Emperor and the Queen of Hungary.. Letters from Piedmont fay, that a Detachment of 800 Miquelet) having attemped to force a Paflage near Blount Cenis, were beaten buck by the Picdmooteze Militia polled od that Side. From Amberg we have Advice that the Count de Saxe is arrived there from the Danube, to take upon him the Command of the Body of Troops deltined to obferve the Motions of Prince Lobkowitz: That tho'the Auilrians have remaved the Blockade of Egra, yet at it is not fo clofe as formerly*!*.fohaWtants find Meansto bring Proviuons into the1 f^tci/toim the Territory of Rateith. They g�r^ us * from Scire of'all the Forces under the Command of Marlbai WoiiHes, whereby it appears that they amount to 87 Bart&itos and 141 Squioroos, making upwards of 60,000 ^Jen. Exiradl of a Ixtter fiom PJttttfi%r^h, May 8, N S. � LaftWeekM. Dallion, the French Minirter^had a erard *he-Gai}ie; the Cavalry conti-� nue their March to r%fcrad b/Land,, and ijje Vs?tjMarT ' foal .Lacy i^o goosJiqacd In\-Sues-or fiw Dtyst in �> � dar. to^get -ready far a Jtefcoot �pfln Sweden. Accar*kig to AeVkes *oni Stocfchalm of the 4feif�hts/�nti o^laW |h fijv.oar of fte.Prirrceo^j&QJna^;: "l^^p^iof the Cleggy ^'i^t>^�^f��MK-tf felit tit J*9fr gfiBWlly itiaughi rthittttexB^ion-iWonld^rbwjagbt opon'.ihp'Ta-l>is iannedianjly after *ihe *�tyrn -'of ^^oarieT froin Fia-knd. ' . - ' ':-' : :' "' ' "' From ^tEaOb^ep ,rfiey,^i^:|gtbAt \^?9�1 rfePgDP *� preparing; 10 n^(ih^i.h.-J>w,wii)Ble.'Araiy, t'm otderiiojjoin tire iF.mperoris JTroaps Tiear iLawiOrat,; th^t fPriiice Gbatles^oT Jrorrain i* ^!teirrblmglajl .his Troojjs, ,as>yelf; to,pn^eptlheir jji^pp,'^tp^p|^^j^i^,^|JsY%; fitanau. Weiiieanfrom s�atiAoq, rthat the >^Vclt 'Marfttreount Seclcendpiff'4 =Amy >arfiveil -the 19th jjt ,JM^d|gh: near Landftnt, ^-whetethey are ta w0jt for the.'Ar'Jiy^l qfo^jje-IhalBrogliO;; ^adJ^at .ork the l^th^e^ugriaRS Mwb-liaced we. iikunbardiBBent ^ofd8ia�nau, 4fi*r.;havi^g leu .a Bodyvbf Troops ^a^Simpach tc k*ep'the~P4ace -blocked up on(hHi5a=;Mea ;&iings Advice, that cft*he rftof Aprtr riKk^^j^^^tq that liland an Account, that Commodea'e SitdwieV the Fleet under kis pommand, attacked thc:: Hdtti-La Goerj-e on the Ygih 'of February j the SJyps CAefiJ .not get within left than, a Mile of the Tov*n, b^iag prevepted'by a great Sw-'ll of-the Sea ; the Attack, was begaa. by the Baifo/d, who received tg Shot in bee tiiilf," due in her, BoH'pnr, one in hir'Main-yard,w aHd ove in. her Kudder, (rnoft of rbeih 42 and-36 Pqtmders) and had feve�aljB#J�tr Men killt-d and uonnded, which obliged her to fftpVKeV'Cable ; then the Commodore m^de a Signal fjr tbe^N^wi to attack, which alfo received conWiraiJ^Iiin^e ^ as did alfo fornc other Ships; nevertbelef* the Attack wa* coatinued when tbefe Advices were difpatched. And, By the Charming Molly, Hodfhan,; arnvedat Plymouth, from Antigua, we have Advice, that the fifth Bomb which was thrown into the Piace, had f�Uco. on the Magazine, and blew it up, whereupon the Spaniards furrenderrd tit Difcretion ; the Confirmation pf which, with the Partwfc iars of the Aclion, are impar/.entjy ejtpecled. � � ��� Jvft before the Furford fl pt her Cable, the brave. Captain Lufl)> irtgton,.'whd commanded her, had ha Thigh broke, and wasbtnerwire wounded, and the Ship had five Foot Water in the Holdj:--which occaftoned her driving to Curacoa, where the Captain was p4 on flioar, bat he died in Half an Hour after," ti the great Grief of his Ship's Company, asji muJCLbe to all that k*ew him. It is faid, that the Sf-arthrds vv�e acquainted with this Expedition -fix Wreks before our" Fket arrived there, by an Advice Boat from Old Spain; and had thereupoii put f the Place in the b;ft Eofture of Defence. k-w^J^^N^tr�[pQfted^. that a Firefeir^ was arrived, with the Particulars of-thjs 'Affiit, �,, On Saturday Night M, their Koyal Uighafffss the Prince and fringflfs of Waldft, accompanied by feveral Per-fflQ? �f Quality, wwaat VaujerfajJliSardens. It is reported, that Prince Charles of Lorrsir. has taken BraunaUj Sword in Hand7 "buVfrqm what Auch^rify we by not pretend to fay. 11 The Honourable Charj$sl�qpe-Weirof Craigiehall, Efq; is choftfi Member for th# Shire of Linlithgow in Scot-l�d. Yefierday was marrigo! the Rey. Jljr. lj4orderj tp Miis Manw,arjng, of Qveyjtugtft Tgjlf fit bps' Accompljfli-n^ppts, ajQ!?aspnfip^rab|ei^iuM^ ' Wschear fcom feveral Parts of ^oacellerihire, and the Squib-Hams, cfcat'djey have the fi^eft Prolpe|[ ijlf a'pfcniS- f�I .Qyde) Year, thjt b& '^e^%^$ W's^ MfBPiy 'of -  . � - - - . , �h$y wr^te from Briftol, that on Wednefday Iafl, abot^ nice o'4jJock in -the Evemftg," one $tobe^t" .Gardener,- who was tried it t?hejr laft for l^M^g" pifW^ V Back, jo.a yjoient jMflrtner, a^uftej Pxyr^in 0/ John * Afhrhore, underr Tranfportatlon, ^alra 4lUiunianely cut him ] with a Razor in feveral Partspf his Body, fo that his Life i k ip canger ; he is 'quopfjpe' .?^tn? of an abjfe'^u^po^. i ^ardeder;;'ifter^e.J^V/^^^^,'JthIa/^P : pfocur^ .the Rj^jq/ ttpfctO JfeWjfejj^faxaw to him, a.qd.^f^^a^dsto.cut/hjso^n-Throat with the fame*. He ; was .immadiiktely fecured ipiroHs, and the next bay Vs : Wifeforoinjgito him7 jfe, ^WncaM M^fy?* he^?uld.tf^kiUl�er, tWflffl ^ti^-^?BdTSn�� Pemg chain'd to the Floor. ' ' Late on Saturday -Night died, at -his Houfe ^t Whitehall, -after a 16hg"I|ldjfpo|i^on, -Th^inas'Xrcher, Efqj j Q%i;fortw;�d:o^^^ K at^cyvwiMe;; lW4w'of: da fittcleft Hrrneify aW�bu>flMri iri the 64th Year o� his Age, wha fiefeved Jnmfelf with^reat -ilmiuui arrd Bravery in Queen Anne's Wars, in Flanders ; andl was fb remarkabfe for his great Humanity and'SweVt-nefs of Temper, that he- was never known to be, in a. Paf-fion, ortof}wak an ili Word of an human Creator*. SaturJay 1afl! �i�?cr at his Rouft meapfe-ft^;' Sir John  Sfc Leg�r, Bart. Lnely one of the Barons" of ihe E^h^ue'r, but rehgrf'd cm AcVo:mt of Sis' great Age: Friday Evcningjdied h�r. John. E&trand, fen. an emi-xent French i\iexchaxit, j^wd 94. He had' no apfsrebt particular Disorder,, but. expired calmly and'wkfcour Pain, merely from the natural Dec-ys and Inhrmities. Hi^h Water this Day Si Leudaa-Budge at 11 Minutes after 12. Bank Stock 147. India Ditto 190 1 half. South Sea Stock 1 i-i 1 half. Dittp. Oid. Annwiti�!s 1.1-4 r;4ti>U 3 Sths. Ditto New u.$ a. 1 ilk. Thcee per Cent. ABBuidea iO/} ih..lf. Di.to> 1-74?, icVj 1- hjlf. Ditto 1743,100 1 4tha3 8ths-. Million Bank 1,17. Eqia-Ha-lentii'. Royal AiLirameSz-. Lor.don Affurance 11 c8ths. Englifl) Copper (H�o> 4 f. io-.sx Welch, ditto- no Price-. African no Price. Seven, per Cent. Emperor*s Loan 118. Five per Cent dit$o 77- 3 8th�- Sank Circulation 5 1. Prem. IndiiBonds4 1. i6s.P~eai. Three and a half Salt Tallies 2 1 4fl*PT. Three- and a-half per Cent. Exchequer- Orders 5 Preoi. Three per Qajr,. ditto 1 1 ha'f Difc. Lo:;ery Tickets 1.1 1. 10 s. 6d. Pr. " D K U R X - L A N E For the Benefit of Mr. Berkley, Mr. Bride-> Mr. Pritchord, Mr. Sauvderst and Mr. Keijbfip. By Hh M8V>Ui . Tg which wUl be added, fhe King and the Miller of Mansfield. The King, by Mr.Winftonej the Miller, Mr;"Mol-|^H'j"Joe, Mr.La^eiSjsk. Mr,?Jafee�; Peggy, Mrt.Kiaj; Margery, Mifs Tickets delivered bm"By' Mr. Lawley, Mr.Lathbury, and Mr. George, will be taken. ' '* *"% *" "'" ' J' Rjjces 5 s*. * Pjt 3 s. Firft Galliry a s. Upper Gallery 1 s. To begin at Six o'CIock. . - . ' #* On Thurfday next The STRATAGEM- For the Benefit of Mr. Morgan, Mifs Wright, and Mr. Walker. AT SADLER's-WELLS/ acljoTning to the New-River ticad, this Day, will he perform'd ~Tbe USU iTL T>TV"ERSTO N S. WitJi Variety 0/Tumbling and Vaulting, by Monf. GUILIOME . and S.ignor P*RAN CISCINI; lately arriv'd from "Paris': Rope-ban-^ cing by tfie'two Mifs RAYNFJRs: ''"Mr. Miles/1 Mr*. Bttltockf and other*. ' ' '......- ..... /Vyith feveral new Songs by Mr. Hemlkirk and Mifs HILLIER. * Concluding with an Entertainment, caU*^-  V U L C A N's- N3 E-T T S ; Harlequin a Captive in Spain : The PRIVATEER BIT. Harlequin byHfr. Viiighan ; Colombinei Mrs. Phillips; Privateer, Mr? Hemfkirlfc ; SanAoj � Mr. ScblMtt&ty Vdlean'/ M�nf.FMMont j Mars, Mr. Davenport"; VemiSj''MjHem. Sandbni ;:ieapid,' Mafter Miftthews'j Gtieci, MiA WHghf^MifiKMgfaiid Mrs. Anfley. - *#* TJuring' the HoflidaW-the DIverfiohs will be perftrm'4 twice aPay.-iTo1'begiii thefiHtTiia? itTwfl'o'Ctick^aWttt^eWndit Six.- - '�" " ;i"-; ' " --'�- --10-0 ;