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London Daily Post And General Advertiser (Newspaper) - September 28, 1743, London, Middlesex WEDNESDAY, Sept-em b e r z8, 1743. Deal, September 26. P Ship in the Downs. WindEbyS. Cravefe/td, Sept. 26. Pafc'd by Elisabeth, Cole, from Mid-dlcburghi Lady Catherine, Egbert, from Friefland; Endeavour, Birby, from Dantzick; Chan-dois, Griffith, from Rotterdam ; and Flying Mercury, Pahi, from Hamburgn. Arrived at /enteral Ports. ' The Havannab, Anderfon, from Jamaica, ii arrived at Barbadoes. 1 The Anna Catherina, Sirapfon, from London, at Hamburgh.  The Charming Kitty, -, from Leghorn, at Briftol. LONDON. Yefterday arrived the Mails from Flanders and Holland. ExtraS of a Letter from Rome, dated Sept. 14, N.S.  The Englilh Men of War that came to Civita Vechia, * were obliged to fheer off, upon the Governor's declaring ' to them, that he could not poffibly let them come into the Harbour 'till they Aould have perform'd Qparantain. * However, they have appeared again within thele few ' Days, and their Commodore having picked ip a Neapo-*. litan Felucca in his Way, fent the Matter of it to the * Governor with a Letter, and ftriclly charged him to bring * back an Anf* er. That Letter contains a Proteft again a 1 * that has been done, or may be done hereafter, in Favour of ' the SpaniJh Xebeques that lately landed fome Artillery and warlike Stores for Count Gage's Army i after which * the Commodore declares, that if his Proteft is not re-garded, he will, purfuant to his Orders, treat as Enemies, *' all the Ships that may fall in bis Way. In Confequence f of this Menace, we have difarmed two Gallies, in order .* to reinforce the Garrifon of Civita Vecchia; Chains have * alfo been laid acrofs the Mouth of the Harbour, for fear * any Bilander or Fire-Ship would flip in.  The Britiih Conful here, having had feveral. Conferen-' ces with the Cardinal Secretary of State, is fet out for .* Civita Vecchia, in order to talk with the Englifli Com- * modore about this Affair: The Queen of Hangary's Mi-'* nifter and Conful beftir themfelves to prevent the bad * Confequences that may attend the above Proteft and * Declaration.' Letters from Calabria aflure us, that from the 24th, to the 28th of Auguft.N.S. there died no more than 111 Perform in the City and Suburbs bfReggjo, and that they reckoned there were about 200 Sick in the Lazaret, all in a . fair Way of Recovering. Yet, they feem to be not a little alarmed at the Efcape of fome Inhabitants of the Village 'near Reggio, it being feared that they may carry the . Plague elfewhere, efpecially as fome of them were found to " befick when they got to their Journey's End : This Incident has made Count Mahoni alter the Di/pofition of the firll Line, that he may extend it more or left as he fliall fee ' Occifibn, and fo block np entirely all the Places that aie either infefled, or fufpecled to befo. Our Advices from the French Camp at Weiffembourg,  dated Sept. 25, N.S. run 'verbatim thus.--The Works, that were laid afide the 19th Inftant, were again taken in Hand the 23d. Part of the Army is here, and the other Part at Lauterbourg. The 15000 Men, of which it con-fifts, are going to Hunninguen. that they may be nearer at : Hand to make Head againft the fmall Parties of Prince Charles's Army, which has juft been reinforced with 15000 : Men. The 23d Inftant fevcral Brigades began their March from this Neighbourhood, in order to line the Banks of the Rhine at Benheim and Fort Louis. Then they add, by \ Way of Poftfcript, that they are at the Eve of a general AQion. .. Extras of a Letter from the Duke of dr embergs Head-Quarters near Spire, dated Sept. z8, N.S. ' After three Days marching, the Army of the Allies * arrived Yellerday in four Columns in the Neighbourhood � of this City from Worms. We reft ourfelves To-day, \ * and as yet do not know whether we (hall advance further * To-morrow: The Ovens at Spire and Heidelbourg are   employed in baking Bread for the Troops. We have , � certain "Advice that Major General Mentzel having been  * detached with 600 Huflars for Sarre Loui�, paffed by . � Neuftat, and when he had got within a certain Diftance * of Landau, he made Part of the Huflars difmount, with * a DeGgn to fet Fire in the Night to a large Magazine of ' Hay, Straw and Oats which is in the Out-works of that   Place-: They had the good Fortune to paft by fiveCcn-: '* tintls without being perceived ; but when they  ;* the 6th, who flood within J5 or 16 Paces of the Maga-  *' g'ne> a D g by his barking gave the Alarm to the E-. � nemy. It being a very dark Night, the brave Mentzel *� unluckily fell into a Ditch, and hurt- his Leg > but his � Huflars having taken him our, carried him on their ; ' Shoulders out of the Works.from whence he made a Re- * treat in excellent Order, without lofing a Man. Being1 � arrived at Neuftadt, be got his Leg dreffed, and then/ * polled away to Kayzerlautern, where we reckon he isal- * ready arrived. We hope his Wound will be of no bad * Confequence, becaufe we hear there is no Frafture in the * Leg.' They write from Stockholm, that fmce the iffuing the Proclamation for the breaking up of the Dyer, the Senate have prefented to the King a Lilt of the Subjects qualified to fill up the Vacancies in their Body ; but this Lift is not yet made Publick. Letters from Peter/burg, bf the 14th Inft. NS. fay, that General Keith had fet fail with 30 Gallies, in vrder to pro-tec! the Swedes againft Denmark : This General is like-wife to command the Body of 15000 Men which the Em-prefs furaimes to the Crown of Sweden. The new Com-miffion have'made their Report of the State Prifoners, purfuant to which they were all found guilty of High Treafon, and received Sentence of Death. In confequence of this Sentence they were brought out to the Place of Execution, where every thing was got ready for their Exit ; but juft as the Executioner was going to perform his Office, a Declaration of the Emprefs was read to the Criminals, who were 25 in all, importing that her Imperial Majefly granted theni their Lives, and contented herfelf with banilhing them to Siberia for the Remainder of their Days. According. to Advices from Copenhagen the King of Denmark is willing enough to accept the good Offices of the Maritime Powers, for adjulting the Differences between him and Sweden, provided they procure him proper Satisfaction for the Subject of tbefe Differences; and his Danifli Majefty infills the more on fuch Satisfaction, becaufe he thinks the great Armaments he made during the Congrefs at Abo, did not a little contribute to procure for the Swedes advantageous Terms from Ruflia. Letters from Fribourg in Brifgau, dated Sept. 26, N.S. fay, that Prince Charles of Lorrain had got ready abcut 100 Pontons in that Town, which they were actually trati-fporting to the Army ; that his Serene Highnefs had'alfo got together near 10,000 Fafcines on the Banks of the Rhine ; and that the Peafants of Brifgau were carrying to the Camp a vaft Quantity of Beams, Madriers, and other Materials for throwing a new Bridge a crofs the Rhine. Advices from Berlin infinuate, that the French Minifter there has fent his Valet de Chambre to Verfailles with fome Difpatches which will be very agreeable to his Court ; and that the Earl of Hyndford had received fome bad Difpat-ches from Peterlbufp, which he immediately fent away to the Army of the Allies. The 8th Inft. N.S. his Sicilian Majefty reviewed without the Gates of Naples fereral Regiments of Horfe and Foot, and the next Day they received Orders to file off towards the Frontiers of the Ecclefiaftick State. By Letters from Milan we hear, that Prince Lobkowitz is gone to Turin, to fettle the Operations of the Campaign with the King of Sardinia. Tbe-Spaniw Army under Count Gage is perpetuaily-ta Motion, without flirting far ; fo that it does not yet appear whether it is defigned for the Dutchy of Modena, or for an Fxpedition jnto Tufcany. As for Don Philip's Army, it remains in the Neighbourhood uf Briancon, waiting for a Train of 63 Pieces of Battering Cannon, which is coming to Grenoble. Extras of a Letter from Dufeldorp, Oa. 1, N S. ' The 27th Inftant the King of Great Britain arrived at ' Spire, and fixed his Head Quarters there. The Dutch ' Forces pafs'd the Rhine the 25th, and followed the Army 1 the next Day.  Marflial Noaille?, after providing for the Safety of the ' Lines of Lauerbourg, has began hisMarch with a great  Part of his Troops, in order to attack Prince Charles of ' Lorrain in Conjunction with Marflial Coigny. � On the other Hand we are informed that Prince Charles � having received a New Train of Pontons, was preparing ' to attempt again the Faff ge of the Rhine in the Neigh-  bourhood of Hunninguen. We are aflured that hisSerene ' Highnefs was to have executed this Dsfign the 29th or ' 30th of lail Month." Yefterdiy there was a Proof of Ordnance at Woolwich, and of,a great Quantity of Small-Arms at theTower, for his Majefty's Service. Yellerday the Right Hon. the Lord Harrington arrived at his Houfe near St. James's Palace, from his Lordftjip's Seat in Surry. The Cruizer, Strangeways, one of the Jamaica Fleet, was fpoke with on the 1 5th Inft. 70 Leagues from the Start. She had loft her Mails, but was otherwife in good Condition. The Margaret, Myers; St. John Evangelift.Wittegrovej and Anna Maria, Bellman, all richly laden' from Hamburgh, are arrived in the River. Yefterday there was a numerous Meeting of the Livery of London at Vintners-Hail, when Mr.AIderman Weftley, and Mr. Alderman Marflial, were unanimoufly agreed on to be return'd to the Court at the Common-Hall on the 29th Inftant. On Saturday laft died, at her Houfe at Kingfton upon Thames, Mrs. Nichol, an ancient Maiden Lady. She died poffefb'd of a very confiderable Eflate, which (he has bequeath'd to her Niece, the Lady Maynard, Mother of Sir William Maynard, of Walthamftow, Bart, and to the two Daughters of her Grace the Dutchefs of Ancafter, which fhe had by Six Charles Gunter Nichol, Knight of the Bath, who was Nephew to the Deceafed. We bear the above Lady is to be buried on Saturday next, at St. Dunftan's in the Eaft, London. Yefterday Morning fome of the principal Officers of the Board of.Ordnance went, by Order, t� Woolwich, to expedite the Shipping of a great Number of Bombs, Shells, Balls, Powder, and other Military Stores^ for,l&?Maje$3J>. ''Forcer-in Germany.------- ..... -. .�,.^~....... Monday Morning failed from St. Helens, bis Majefty's . Ships the Dorfeifliire and Berwick, to reinforce Admiral. ; Matthews in the Mediterranean. They have taken mider" i their Convoy a large Number of Ships bound fo/Oporto" and Lifbon, and feveral Storeflups for Gibraltar and^ahone. ' It was Mr. Aiford who died fottdenly in the- Ifland of Barbadoes, fome Time ago, and .not Mrr Wqlfprd, as, r merition'dby Miftake. ; i ; On Monday laft Thomas Lewis,'was committed toNew-Prifon by Col. De Veil, for felonioufly taking out of tht Dwellmg-Houfe of Mrs, Ann Dawfon, an Embroiderer in' Bennett's-Court, a Parcel of Linnen, her Property. . - The fame Day Ann Smith, was committed to .CJerkeiXs well-Bridewell* by jbelame Gentleman^ ibr felling and ex-pofing to Sale unftainp'd News-Papersi contrary to the Statue in that Cafe made and provided. - BANKRUPTS. Jarvis Coates, of Glaifdale in the County of York, Shipwright and Dealer in Timbfr- Ifaac Harrifon, of Colchefter in the County 0f Eflex Vintner. - _ � 1 1 j 1 11  " �  1 11; o High Water this Day at London-Bridge, at 39 Minutes after 6. D R U R Y-L A N E, By His Mojefiyy Company^ of ComdianSj, AT the Theatre - Royal in Drury-Lane, To-morrow, will be prefented a Play, call'd OR O ON o k a The Part of Oroenoko by Mr. Delane ; Aboar* by Mr. GifHrd ; Blandford, Mr. W. Giffirt; Capt. Driver, Mr. Tafwell j' DaoieJ, Mr. Neaie; Stanmore, Mr. Winrlone; Jack Stanmore, Mr. Ray j Hotman, Mr. Anderfon. Widow Lackit, by Mrs. Crofs; Charlotte Weldon, Mrs. Kidout j Lucy W^ldon, Mri; BeriBet j And the Part of Mrs. Roberts. With Entertainments, as will be e3(pre&'d in the BilJsof theDty. At COMMON PRICES. Places for the Botes to betaken arthe Stage-Door of the Theatre^ To begin exaftly at Six 0'Clock. COVEN T- GARDEN. AT the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden, thii Day, will be prefented the Tragical Hiftory of - King RICHARD the Third. Containing, The Diflrefles and Death of Kin� Henry the Sbtti, The artful Acqnifition of the Crown by'King Richard, The Murder of young King Edward V. and his Brother in the Toww� The Landing of the Earl of Richmond, And the Death of King Richard in the memorable Battle of Bofworth-Field, being the laft that was fought between die Houfes of York and Lancafler. With many other Hiftorical Paflapei.  The Part of King Richard by Mr.- Ryan ; King Henry, by "Mr. Bridgwater} Earl of Richmond, by Mr.- Hale ; Treffel, Mr. Chapman; Prince Edward, Mifs Hippiileyj Dutchefs of York, Mr*. Woodward ; Lady Anne, Mrs. Hale } Buckingham, Mr. Cafhell j Stanley, Mr. Rofco ; Norfolk, Mr. Stephens; Catelby, Mr. Gibfonj Tyrrell, Mr. Carr ; Lord-Mayor, Mr. Marten ; RatclifF, Mr. Anderfon ; Lieutenant, Mr, Ridout; Oxford, Mr. Bencraft; Duke of York, MUs Morrifon; And the Part of Queen Elizabeth by Mrs. Hortoaj At COMMON PRICES. Places for the Boxes to be taken of Mr. Page, at the Stage-Door of the Theatre. To begin eza�Uy at Six o'Clock.' G O O D M A N'S-F I E L D AT the NEW WELLS the bottom of Lmon-firta, Geodnaa'i-FleMi, thii Day, wilTfce perform** The USUAL DIVERSIONS. With Rope-Dancing by ^ : Mcnf. JANNO^ Monf. Guiliomc, and Mr. Hough. Dancing by Mr. Carney, the two Ma ft era and Mils Granier, Mid Story, Mr. Chettle, Mr. Hayes, and Mrs. Hough. And TUMBLING by Monf. JANNO, Monf. Movire, and Mr. Hough. Several New Songs by Mr. Brett, Mr. Cunningham, and Mrs. Hill* With feveral NEW EQUILIBRES by the RUSSIA BOY, wh� performs feveral entire new Ballances. And the Surprifing Performance! of the Famous BATH MORRIS-DANCERS. To which will be added, feveral new Scenes inGrotefque Cha-raSers, call'd The SAILOR'S PROGRESS. O R, The Humours of Wapping and Stepney. The Part of Harlequin, by Mr. Hayes ; Colombin'e, Mifi Story; 'Squire Noodle, Mr. Chettle; Lolpoop,'Mr. Hough; Sailors, Mr. Cunningham, Mr. Carney, and Monf. Granier ; STEPNEY LANDLADY, by Mrs. HILL ;  Mifs Brazen, Mils Jones $ Mifs Loveit, Mifs Smith ; Mi6 Dawdl* Mifs Evans. The Whole to Conclude w_ith a Diverting Dance, call'd qhe H U M O U R S of the TIMES. IbtCloatbt, Semes, andMafiek,bangentireliturn. ' Evtry One viill it admitted far a Pint ofWtnea-fituai ufuaU Tobegin every Evening at Five o'Cloek.-  #� Monf. GUJLIOME will throw a Somerfet orer Twenty Mens Heads. MvsTtifemsots of amtdsrtft Length art taken in for this Paper at Two Shilling* w& ;