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gallant sheets flying and close under the wedding day was agreed on. He had Tand the most part of the day. I plainly been with his intended bride the night saw the ships in the Downs; also a brig preceding the day appointed for the of war riding open of the Queen's Chan- marriage ceremony; the hour was fixed, ael; but no notice whatever was taken and every preparation was made for the of our signals in a great picy indeed, for event, The intended bride repaired to if either of them had, the merchantmen St. Martin's church with her friends might have been retaken, and very like. at the hour appointed, and after wait. ly the privateer brought into an English ing for the intended bridegroom untit, port. Out of about 70 sail only 26 the time approached when the ceremony came in; those which were not captured could not be performed, the lady with must have gone back to Yarmouth her friends repaired to the house of her Roads.

lover, and she was informed that he (Signed) "Wm. Garland.' had not been seen that day. On going Liverpool, Dec. 31. The Hillsbo. into his apartment, the wretched man rough, captain Lundy, is arrived here was discovered with his throat cut, so from Nevis. Sbe sailed from Tprrola as to sever the windpipe, quite dead. on the 19th November, with a feet, An inquisition has been taken on the under convoy of his majesty's ships body before A. Gell, esq. and the jury Merlin and La Seinne, and parted from returned a verdict of Lunacy. It lies them the 22d.

not been ascertained what was the cause Dessalines the emperor of Hayri is of the faral deed. dead. He was killed in a general in- Plymoub, Jan. 7. The captain and surrection. Christophe is his successor, supercargo of the Spanish polacre taken and has published a proclamation invitó by the Colpoys, the Phænix 44, in sight ing all nations to trade with St. Domin. off Ferrol, some days since, bound from go.

Monte Video to Old Spain, with a cargo London, Jan. 2.

The following com. of sundries, and which arrived here on munication was this day made to the Sunday) have been examined this day merchants :

before the prize commissioners of the . Downing-Street, Jan. 1. 1807. court of admiralty at this port, and pare I have the honour of acquainting ticularly with respect to the reports cir. you for the information of the merchants culated of Buenos Ayres being in our concerned in the trade with America, possession when they left Monte Video, that the treaty of amity, navigation, and and of being recaptured by the Spaniards. commerce, between his majesty and the The captain and supercargo declared, United States, was yesterday-signed by on being questioned, that they heard ac the commissioners respectively appoint- Monte Video, previous to their sailing ed for that purpose by both governments. on the 17th September, that Buenos The treaty will be immediately trans. Ayres was retaken (but did not know mitted to America; but until the ratifi- in what manner) on the 12th of Au. cations on both sides shall be exchanged, gust last; at least such account had been it cannot be made public.

brought to Monte Video. • I have the honour, &c.. They further state, that sir H. Pop.

• Howick. ham was cruising off Monte Video with Philip Sansom, esq. chairman to three ships, and that this polacre or

the commit:e: of American schooner escaped them in the night, and merchants.'

steered directly for Europe. This is the Jan. 3. A middle aged man of respec. princi; al part of their evidence on the tability, who resided in Orange-street, above interesting subject, and we hope Leicester-square, put a period io his ex. without any real foundation as to the istence a few days since, under circum- recapture of Buenos Ayres. stances which rendered the act truly ex- London, Jan. 8. Yesterday the printraordinary. He had for a length of cess Charlotte of Wales comple:ed the sime paid his addresses to a female of arth year of her age. In the evening Yery respectable connections, and the she paid her respects to her royal father,





who dongratulated her most cordially and fortified themselves. Whether t!:is upun the occasion. After leaving Carto report is true or false we cannot pre$0 o ou seg her royal higliness had a con. tend to say, but we understand some ceri at Warwick house, to which, how- of the king's ships sailed from the roads erit, none but the persons entrusted yesterday to the northward. with the dfferent branches of her edu. London, Jan. 12. The following dise Cation were invited. At night Mr. tressing account of the colocy at New Gilbert, the silversmi:h, of Cõikspur. Sjuth Wales is extracted froin a letrer streer, and the other tradesmen employ. received from an officer, dared Suilivan's ed by her royal Highness, had their Cove, tiew colony, August 4, 1806:-houses illuminated in honour of the 'The Occan brings you this.-Our si

tuation is very bart, under inany suffera The princess of Wales has been for ings: we have had no rations served several days past confined to her cliam- lately, mor none to serve.

We have ber wich ihe measles. at her house at not a drop of spirits in the colony; and Blackheath; thc pustules have filled up, are rery destitute of meat, bread, clothand are now on the turn. Her royal ing, farming and building utensiis; in highness at present is in a fair way of fact of every tbing, even to a sheet of recovery.

paper. The lieutenant-governor of this Jun. At the Westminster sessions, colony is reduced to an allowance of two Daniel Turner was indicted, fir urrer- pounds of rotten pork and one 'curd ing seditious expressions. Tie defen- of four per week: even at this rate is dant, who, it appeari, is an artist, resid! - have not a cuisicient supply for one ing in Westminster, was taken into menih.'— The captain of the Ocean custody at the Lenon Trer, in the says, that he saw a meachanrman going Haymarket Several witnesses proved up the river when he was coming down; that the prisoner came into the parlour, and he hopes she had supplies for the and uttered disloyal expressions, and colony. spoke jo high teims of panegyricos Kirkica'l, Jan. 17. On Christmas Bonaparte, and drar:k succe's to his night we leie informer!, by an express,

There did not appear, how. that the cow of a French privateer, ever, to have been ang meaning arrached wecked in Floita, had for:ified them. to the woni's of the defendaur, and he s-lves there, and were committing dc. was acquicted.

predations on the defenceles inbabita L.11b, Jan, g. This nich's north anıs, inlending to seize some vessel in mail has brouvat accounts of the cells St. Margaree's Bape, and make their of three French rrivateers having made escape. Twenty fishing smacks were

landing in Orkney, and the Thurso scuriled in St. Miryaret's Hoge in convolunteers were embarking in fishing sequence of the alarm, and the crew's smacks to expel their,

offered to dislodge the Frei chmen if Other iceters from Leich of the 10th provided with arms and ammunition give a different account; they staré that from Kirkwall. A meeting kids scarcie Ships are mustering to sail in the course ly called in the town house of Kikwall, of the day for th: Orkneys,' where a to consider the ffur, and provide for French ship has been case ashore, the the safety of the foun, when we were, crew of wirich had landed their guns informed, hy a letter from Stromness,


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A. Harvey, esq. to miss E. Dodd,
Decemi er 23. At Maxton, near

daughter of R. Dodd, esq. marine
Djver, the right hon lady Forbes, of a painter, Parliament street.

At the Colicgitte church, Manches At his house in Holles-street, Caven. ter, William Warner, esq. of Veroxiter, dish-square, the lady of John Larking,

to miss Norris, daughter of the bale

William Norris, esq. of Clare-house, Kent, of a daugh.

of Manchester.


By the revi John Gilpin, at 39. Ar Tatton park, Cheshire, the

Bulder church in the New Fores', John lady of Wilbrahamn Egerton, esq. of a

Wilsop, esą, of the island of St. Chris.. son and heir.

topher, to miss Irwin, cldest daughter Ac Winchester-huise, Chelsea, the

of the late James Irwin, esq. of H-jelady of the rev. Wiliam Garnier, of a

Ligh-hal, Essex, and one of the East. daughter.

lodia directors. 31. At Southampton, the wife of

Juniory 1. At Edinburgh, Thomas capr. Foute, of the royal navy, of a

Hodgson, esq. of the hon. East-India daughrer.

company's service (Madras establish. Junuary 4. Ar Cheltenham, the lady ment), to Isabela, youngest daughter of Charles Shaw Lefevre, esq. M. P. of the late Dr. Alexander Ilamilton, for Reading, of a still-born child.

physician in Edinburgh 7. At the pars nape-house, Great

3. Ac Morperh, James Downing, Witchingham, in the countv of Norfolk, esq. of Church-hou e, Merton, Surry, the lady of col. the hon. William Firza capt. in the 8[st regiment, to miss Isao roy, of a san.

beila Tylor, young st daughter of the 10. The lady of brigadier-general late James Tyfor, of whotron, in the the hon. Alexander Hope, of a son.

county of Northumberland. Ai Knowle, in Sussex, the lady of

At Mary-la-bonne church, lieut. lieux. colonel Alexander Beaison, of a

colonel J. Conway, late of the 53d regi.

ment, to miss Elisabeth MI-Arthur, only At Hatfield, in Yorkshire, the daughter of John M'Arthur, esq. vf lac!y of capr. George Eyre, of the

York-place, Portman-square.

novy of a daughter

6. At St. Michaei's church, in the 13.

In Upper Grosvenor-street, the city of Coventry, by the rev. Thoina: la-ly of George Dering, esq. of a daugh- Cox, rector of Baghern, the rev. Robert

Simsc!), LL.B. vicar of St. Michael's
15. Ai Wonham, Surry, the hon. and chaplain to the right hon. lord
viscountess Templerown, of a son.

Lardley, to miss Tandy, daughter of D,
Tandy, es 7. of London.


Ar Gisbrouzlı, by the very rev.

the dean of York, Marmaduke Consta.
December 24. At Camberwell

, Mr. ble, esq. to miss Octavia Hale, of the
Thomas Payne, of Upper Thames. Plantation, eighth daughter of the lar:
street, to Henrietta, second daughter of general Ilale, of that place.
William Orme, esq. of Dulwich com-

14. Anthony Galwey, esq. of Car.
26. At St. Mary Redciff church, beck-street.

rick on Suir, to miss Costello, of Wella Bristol, R.S. Wilker, esq. of that city,


At Mary-la-bonne churck,
to Eliza Julia, fifth daughter of lieur. Samuel Orto Baijer, csq of the island
colonel Walton, of Chartield, Glouces. of Antigua, to miss Edwards, eide se
te: shire, late of the first regiment of life daughter of the late F. B. Edwards,

esq. of Jamaica.
At St. Paul's, Corent-garden, the
rev. Edmund Warrs, of Southampton.

street, to miss Reere, daughter of one
lare Andrews Reeve, esq. of Reading, December 24. In his 720 year, Mr.

Thomas Wilkiason, cf Kennington.
27. Ac Mary-la-bonne church, T. As Per.hshore, in Worcestershire,






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1 Charles Selwood Marriot, esq. in the George Billinghurst, esq. R. N. (nca 31st year of his age.

phew of the late admiral Brodericks) 25. At Chester, Arabella Rawdon, and grandson of the late William Biheiress of the late sir John Chesshyre, linghurst, esq. of Myrchen-hall, in the of Hallwood, in Cheshire, and aunt to county of Surry. Before he had althe earl of Moira.

tained his 18th year he was in the battle, 26. At his house in Craven-streer, off Copenhagen, on board the Defiance; Hoxton-square, of an infiammation of where his brave conduct gained him the the brain, John Dutton, esq. clerk of high approbation of his fricod sir T. the northern' ports in his majesty's cus. Graves and all his brother officers. He toms.

was interred with every mark of milita27. Ar Brecon, in the 72d year of ry honour and respect in the governor's her age, Mrs. Bold, wife of Hugh Bold chapel, Portsmouth. the elder, esq. and one of the coheiresses

January 1. Mr. John Thomas, soli. of the late John Puilips, esq. of Tre- citor, of Fen-court, Fenchurch-street. gare, Breconshire.

At Woodstock, Joseph Brooks, 29. At his seat at Godwood, in Sus. esq. aged 71, many years an alderman sex, his grace the duke of Richmond, in of thar borough. the 73d year of his age, being born on the 3. The rev. William Gilbank, rec22d of February, 1734. His grace was tor of St. Ethelburgh, London, and of royal extraction, being descended from chaplain to his royal highness the duke Charles Lennox, natural son of king of Gloucester. Charles 11.. by lady Louisa Renne de 4. At Weymouth, Sarah, wife of Penencourt, a French lady, who came J. Palmer, esq. one of the representato England with the duchess of Orleans, rives in parliament for Bath. the king's sister; and whom his majesty At Mrs. Vassal's, at Clifton, in the not only created duchess of Portsmouth, 29th year of her age, of a rapid decline, countess of Farnham, and baroness of Mrs. Archer, wife of J. G. Archer, esq. Petersfield, in England, but prevailed of Barbadoes, and daughter of the late on Lewis XIV. to confer on her the John Vassal, esq. of the Crescent, Bath. title of duchess of Aubigny in France At Exminster, near Exeter, in the The late duke was the third in succes. 86th

year of his age, Henry Sawbridge, sion, and possessed the titles conferred esq. of East Haddon, in the county of on his grandfather in the reign of Northampton. Charles II. viz, duke of Richmond in 5. In the 45th year of her age, Mrs. England, duke of Aubigny in France, Smith, wife of Mr. Smith, auctioneer, (confirmed and registered by the par. Windsor, Berks. biament of Paris), duke of Lennox in At his chambers in Staples inn, Isaac Scotland, earl of March in England, and Reed, esq. eminently distinguished for Darnley in Scotland, baron of Sestring. his extensive knowledge of ancient ron in England, and Turbolion and English authors, and for his judicious Methaen in Scutland : besides which he and learned annutations on Shakespeare. was created by his present majesty a 8. Jane, the wife of Clement Wrin. knight of the garter. He was also a tersley, esq. vice-lieutenant for the field-marshal of Great Britain, and a councy of Leicester; she was eldest

enlanel of the roual regiment of borse

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For FEBRUARY, 1807.


1 Biographical Sketch of the Princess 14 Memoirs of Mr. Pitt,

91 of Wales,

59 "15 Account of the Now Play-;? The 2 On the Conversation of Men of Let. Curfew,'

98 ters,

64 16 POETICAL ESSAY_The Butler 3 On Fashion,

64 fly's Ball, and the Grasshopper's Botany for Ladies,

64 Feast The Haunted Cottage 5 Harriet Vernon; r, Characters from Address to Opulence and Compe. real Life,

P1, 65 tencem.Sonnet.-The Tear-A 6 The Downhill of Life,

69 Winter Seene-The Adieu-lhe 7 Family Anecdotes,

74 Charmer of Leadenhall Stree 8 A Night Walk in February,

78 Mary Marton, a Ballad - A Sonnet 9 London Fashions, 81

101-104 10 Parisian Fashions, 82 17. Foreign News,

'105 11 Opera Dress,


LS Home News, 12 On Modern Empirics, > '82 19 Births, 13 Extract from the Play of ' Adrian 20 Marriages,

111 and Orrila,

21 Deaths,


108 lil

This Number is embellished with the following Copper-Plates :
VI Portrait of her Royal Highness the Princess of WALES.
V3 Fashionable Evening and FULL DRESS.

4 A new PATTERN for the HEADPIECE of a CAP.

LONDON: Printed for G. ROBINSON, No. 25, Paternoster-Row; ,

Where Favours from Correspondents continue to be received. ***********************

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