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nevento, have likewise received the or. populace shouted as he went along, and der of St. Andrew.

he nodded graciously all round to The king of Saxony has founded a them, but did not take off his hat, es. new order of the Green Crown, in ho- cept when he passed the guard. He nour of the emperor Napoleon,

examined the fortifications, &c. In the Paris, July 26. This morning at five afternoon he was in the picture gal. o'clock the emperor arrived at St. Cloud, tery with the king, where there was a in perfect health.

numerous party.

He examined the Leipzic, July 26. Our university, to pictures with great attention. establish a lasting monument in honour On Sunday the sgth, after having of the immortai hero Napoleon, and the been engaged in conferences with difo restoration of the peace of the conti- ferent ministers, he appeared at church nen', by the advice of the professors with the royal family. They came in Hirdenburg and Rudiger, have resolved about half past eleven, at the end of that in future the stars that form the the Credo. He led in the queen. He girdle and sword of Orion shall be de. was in an infantry uniform, and white nominated the stars of Napoleon. Our breeches and waistcoat, white silk university cannot doubt that this name stockings, and a plain bar under his will be adopted by the academies and arm, with the cordon of the legion of astronomers both of this and cther honour over his coat. He took his sta. countries.

tion before the window, near the grand Banks of tbe Elbe, July 27. There altar, the chief place. The king and is every reason to believe that all the queen knelt beside him. He continued changes that will take place in Europe standing, however, with his hat under Grenot yet made known to the public, his arm, often taking snuff from a The delay in publishing the treaty beo', snuff-box he held in his left band. He tween France and Russia makes it pre- was eternally in motion, like one who sumed that it contains eventual condi. is in a hurry to be off. When they tions, the execution of which will be came to sing the Sancius he knelt wirá deferred for a fixed cime.

the rest, and read in a little bock wbich It is said, not without foundation, was beside him. He soon rose up, and that peace has been proposed to the continued till the end of mass, standing English cabinet, under the mediation of as he was before. Russia, and that the execution of the July 31. The Prussian general Kalk. measures agreed on will not take place reuth has followed the French emperor till the answer of that cabinet shall have to Paris, in order to execute an impora been received.

tant mission with which he is charged Hamburgb, July, 28. We understand by_bis court. That the disparches which contain the Letters from Tonningen, dared the application of Russia to Great Britain 28th, state, that the feet of merchant. 10 accede to the general peace were men expected from London had arrived forwarded the day before yesterday to in the Ėyder, but that the commander England, by a packet which set sail of the convoy would not permit the from Tonningen immediately after they ships to go up to Tonningen. The mere had been put on board.

chants interested in these vessels bare July 30. When the emperor Napo: applied to the custom-house for autholeon arrived at Dresden he was dressed rity to unload them at the places w bere in a green uniform, with the insignia they are lying, but this has been r. due respect and honour; and that the of Sardinia all his jewels, worth about vess: I bringing such a negotiacor shall four millions of francs, and his title and be allowed to proceed as far as Ham. claim to the crown of Great Bricain. burgh, withoui the Icase molestation. Gouenburgb, Aug. 3. The English Barks of the Main, August 1,

The sloop of war, the Mosquito, arrived public journals state, that, stilt more to here the day before yesterday; when strengthen the frontier of the French

an officer landed for the purpose of proempire on the side of Holland, and to curing pilurs for the Belis, but withcuc secure and facilicate the communication success; and yesterday the English berween the civo kingdomis, a conven

fleet dustined for the Balric passed this tion has been concluded between there. place : thirty sail were seen from our spective governments; that all the rocks. As the wind has been very fair, strong places on the Maese, till it falls they must before this time have reached into the sea, shail be ceded to France; Copenhagen. in recompense for which Helland is to Private letters from Copenhagen, re. receive considerate augnientations on ceived by yesterday's post, state, that the fontiers of Westphalia.

gereral Bernadotte (the prince of Ponte : Paris, Aug. 2. Personages of dis. Corvo) was with the prince royal at tinction are daily returning from the Kiel, and that a large French army grand army. The king of Westpha-' waited his commands. If this be true, lia has arrived. The ministrs of war the English flect could not have arrived is e

Fevery moment expecred. The mini. at a more critical juncture. ster of foreign affairs, prince Benevento, Elsineur, Aug. 3. The first division and his secretary M. Murer, are already of the English feet, consisting of twen. here.

ty-six sail, came to an anchor at one The official journal of this day con.

o'clock in the afternoon, off Cronberg. tains the following article, dared Berlin, One of them is a three-decker, the adJuly 26 :

mirai's ship, carrying a blue pendant • The king of Sweden, finding his from the mainm-st-head; twelve one troops driven into Stralsund, has again and two deckers, seven cutters, and the resorted to the subterfuge of asking an

rest smaller. The commanding officer at mistice. The answer given by mare

of a cutter came this morning to speak shal Brune was, that in this way the to the commandant of Cronberg, but unsuspecting candour of the French could not return to the fleet on account bad been for once over-reached; but that of the wind's becoming foul; he was it would be the extreme of silliness to consequently obliged to come to an. allow himself to be again deceived; that chor, and resort to telegraphic commu. the king of Sweden must surrender rica! ton with the fleet. We under. Stralsund, and abandon Swedish Pome. stand that it is to proceed to-morrow rania for ever.'

for the Baltic.' The second division is Letters from Rome mention the imme jarely expected to follow the deather of cardinal Benedictus-Maris. first, and to have already arrived off Clemens, known by the title of duke Anhalt. Some ships are also said to of York, in the 8żd year of his age. have gone through the Great Belt. Last He was the last of the Stewart family, Sunday arrived in our Road an English and of the pretenders to the British frigate from the North Stas. throne,

Aug. 4 An English feet of twelve

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London, July 29.

The following ON Saturday night the garrison of letter has been received from Halifax in Dublin was under arms, large patroles America. sent out, and every precaution taken

Halifax, July 4. that the apprehension of public dis. • The Columbine sloop of war, which turbance, upon a large scale, might be arrived this morning from the Chesasupposed to suggest. The garrison had peak, brings an account that the Lcobeen lately weakened by the embarka. pard, of fifty guns, sent a lieutenant on tion of iwo regiments of the line for board the American frigate Chesapeak, England (the 7th and 8th), and, with to search for five men who had been see the exception of the sin garrison batta- duce from the British frigate Melam. lion, was composed of militia regiments pus, but which the commodore would ar che time of the expected riot. How- not allow the lieutenant to do. Cap. ever, the whole force, inadequate as it tain Humphreys of the Leopard then was to continue the heavy details of fired a shot a-head of the American friduty that the garrison requires, were gate, and received three shots in reready for any exertions circumstances turn. Captain Humphreys then came might render necessary. The serjeant within pistol shot, and having hailed posted at Harold's Cross, (a principal the Chesapeak, and received no satisentrance to the city, and the road from factory answer, he poured three broad. the counties of Wicklow and Wex., sides into her, which killed five and ford), reported, that during the day wounded twenty-three of her men, the be had remarked a considerable number, shot having gone completely through to the amount of upwards of a thou her. The American commodore struck, sand, of country-looking persons who having five feet water in the hold. The had passed the post on their way to the lieutenant of the leopard then went ca city; and several other persons whose board the American frigaie; and on his vigilant eye derected those appearances, reaching her quarter-deck, the commowhich, if they had been credited, might dore delivered up his sword, which the have prevented the misfortunes of the lieutent returned, and gave him permisaid july, 1803, communicated their sion to hoist his colours, saying he only suspicions to government, that some came on board to search the vessel for mischief was impending. The discre- British scamen, shewing the commo. tion of not mentioning names is too ob- dore vice-admiral Berkeley's order to vious to be apologised for. However, caprain Humphreys to thai effcct. The the night passed over without any cir. Ainerican commodore then ordered his cumstance occurring in the smallest de. crew to be called on deck, when the gree to countenance the reports that lieutenant of the Leopard immediately were made. Government, without al. singled out three of the Melampus's tering the mild tenor of its conduct, is men.' prepared to use a strong hand.

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eastward, consisting of two sloops of Eaglish ships of war: in consequence, war and cwo brigs, are just getting un- they have threatened to lay three ships der weigh, and the transports with the of war along -side Hampton, and take expedition are expected to sail this by force whit ihey refused; the Hampevening. Orders were issued last night, tonians were using every means to reto be in readiness to sail on the signal sist. On some part of the coast the being given; not an officer belonging to boars of the English shijs have landed, the troops in the Downs has been seen and carried off fifiy head of cattle. Ore on shore all the day : their destination ders have been issued by the secretary remains a profound secret here: Con. of war for all naval officers to repair jectores are various, but no one seems without delay to Norfolk. Commodore to speak from any better authority than Barron and midshipmen are among the ano:her.

number of wounded on board the CheThe embargo is so strictly enforced sapeak. One hundred thousand dole, here, that not so much as a shore-buat lars were offered to bail colonel Burr, is suffered to go off to the ships with and refused. Several vessels (Ameriprovisions without a custom-house of. cans) have been Halifax. ficer. The Howe frigate, store-ship, Norwich, Aur. 4. At the late assizes : came into the Downs last night with a for Norfoik, Martha Alden was found Spanish prize, the cargo of which con- guilty of murdering her husband. The sists of tallow, canvass, &c, one of the following, among other circumstances, sixty sail taken in Monte Video by the came out in evidence: On the Saturday gallant Sir Home Popham from whence night, the prisoner, her husband, and she sailed about two months ago. their little boy, were left about twelve.

Yarmouth, Aug. 2. Sailed this morn. o'clock at his house. About three next ing the second division of the fileer, morning she was seen walking along consisting of his majesty's ships Mino- the road by three persons, to whom taur, admiral Essington; Majestic, ad. she said her husband had been out miral Russell; Resolution, Agamem- drinking, had come home and gone non, and Mars, and several small ves. away again, and that she feared, he was sels. Remain in the Roads bis majesty's murdered or drowned. A young wo. ships Roebuck, Agincourt, and the man, named Mary Orsice, who had Vixen.

been very intimate with the prisoner, Portsmouth, Aug. 1. Circumstances said the prisoner called upon her on the have called lord Collingwood for the Sunday morning, at six o'clock, told her present from his station off Cadiz, where she had murdered her husband, took he has without once leaving it, block. her to the house ; where, in the bed. aded the rempants of the combined fleets room, the girl saw Alden lying dead, since the glorious day of Trafalgar. His with a wound in the forehead, his skull Jordship sailed on the 27th of June up split, the cheek and jaw-bone broke, the Mediterranean ; it is imagined for and the head nearly severed from the the Dardanelles, as Sir Arthur Paget body. Every part of the room, a book, went with him in the Ocean. Admiral cloths, &c. were sprinkled with blood. Purvis now commands oft Cadiz, in the, The girl and the prisoner put the body Atlas of 74 guns, captain Pym. into a sack, and buried it in a hole in

Falmouth, Aug. 2. Arrived the Prin- the garden. The same night the pris cess Mary packet, Pocock, with mails soner opened the grave, and they both from New York (left it July 4). and dragged che body a considerable way Halifax in eighteen days; at which along a road, and threw it out of the place were lying his majesty's ships sack into a clay-pit. On the two fol. Ville de Milan and Observateur ; the lowing days the witness assisted the pri. Duke of Montrose packet arrived at soner to clean the house, Some time New York on the 4th July. By the after, the body was found. She told accounts nothing but war can appease the whole affair to her father, but dethe mobility of America. Our supplies nied it before the coroner. All the are ordered to be discontinued to the articles marked with the blood of the

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deceased were produced in court. The On Sunday the duke of Marlborough prisoner had nothing to say. Nobody sent a white sarin flag to his maj.sty 30 spoke for her; and, after full investi. Windsor Castle, according to custom, gation, she was found-Guilty. The as the tenor by which he holds Blen. judge, in an awful and impressive man- heim-House, granted to his ancestor ner, passed sentence on her.

upon his gaining the celebrated batile London, Aug. 4. Sunday evening of Blenheim. . The flag was richiy emtheir majesties and princesses walked broidered with emblematical devices. on Windsor Terrace, which was much

A most alarining fire bicke crowded, but not so genteeliy attended out about half past seven o'clock yes. as usual; many were turned off being terday evening, in the engine-house beintoxicated, particularly one person longing to Mr. Pearson, who kept a who was desired to puil off his hat as very extensive couron manufactory and their majesties passeci, which is the feather warehouse at Hoxton.' Mr. customary respect, which he refused to Pearson's dwelling-house was the left do. The marquis of Thomond, who wing of that grand and beau:iful build. was walking near their majesties, see. ing, the Haberdashers' Hall and Almsing only one person not uncowered, step- houses, which he held from the comped up to him and took off his hat; upon • pany on a lcase of sixty years : he kept which he immediately struck the mar- upwards of thirty men, women, and quis, and kicked him. He was imme- boys at work. diately secured by Edwards and Dousett, The fire is supposed to proceed from the police officers, and kept in custody that which was under the copper in the till their majesiies went off the Terrace, engine-house, as it broke out in that when he was examined before colonel building, and soon communicated to Desbrow, as to who he was, when he then the machinery and cotton. In less than gave his address, and said his name was half an hour, the whole of the house Hodges, and lived in Westminster: he was in flames, making a rapid progress wasthen set at liberty, with a reprimand. towards the warchouse, which was

Aug. 7.

On Wednesday next the prince of filled with goods to the amount of Wales will lea Carlion house, about 20,cool. From the dry state if the moon, for Brighton. His royal high- buildings, in which there was much ness will remain there until the conclu. wood, frie e houses, and two adjoining sion of the Leuves Races, when he goes new ons, not errirciy finished, were immediately to Oatlands: his stay there completely burned down in an hour. will be short, only during the celebra. The Aames were so furious, that they tion of the duke of York's birth-day ; were perceivable from all parts of the then he visits his brother Clarence for town, ard spread a general consterna. a single day, to ceiebrate a similar fes. tion among the inhabitants. Every rival; returns to London, and froin' street was filled with spectarors to bethence proceeds direct to Cheltenham, hold the awful sight, which filled the where his highness intends to sojourn mind with dread and terror. When for six weeks. Lord Fauconberg's house the first engines arrived, there could has been taken for the purpose. Pre- not be a drop of water procured but vious to the prince's leaving Brighton, what was carried in buckets from a he intends giving one magnificent ball pump which was in the rear of the at the Pavilion, to which will be invited building, water being very scarce in a numerous party of his friends. Of that neighbourhood. The fire commu. the six weeks proposed residence at nicated to Mr. Pearson's dwelling. Cheltenham, his highness will set apart house, which was the left wing of the a fortnight to rusticate as Warwick haberdashers' alms-houses, and caughe castle. in his journey to and from the roof about nine o'clock. Cheltenham, he will adopt the same

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