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lirigated estates, relieves him ; who, , and for that purpose resolves to per. with due contrition, implores the fonate Sis Andrew Mac Gorget, pardon of heaven-Dalhall's name Ralph, a servant of Brummagen, is found in the Gazette, at the very who is dismissed in consequence of moment he is about to dupe Alle being suspected to be in the interests {pice, and marry his daughter of the lovers, forms the same pur. Caustic, delighted with the benevo- pose, and assumes the disguise of lence of his nephew, becomes re- Sir Andrew Mac Gorget's steward. conciled to him, and gives to Julia Vain and Ralph unfortunately enthe marriage portion he is intrusted counter in their several disguises, to bestow.

without knowing that they are both Such is the fable at large, on embarked in the same project ;, but which Mr. Morton has built a very Ralph beats Vain off the field as the interesting comedy. The only at- impostor, and by his address effectempt at new character is that of tuates the escape and union of the Tangent, which Mr. Lewis plays; lovers. The piece, as usual, conit abounds with that whimsicality cludes with a reconciliation scene. and good humour he is remarkable Out of these flight materials the • for colouring highly. Tangent is author has sketched a very diverting not only a castle-builder, but he in- and laughable piece, embellined habits his 'fabric, and produces by many pleasant points, and whımthereby some pleasant fituations. fical fituations. The performers The author is not less indebted to exerted themselves to do justice to every other performer in the piece, their several parts. We laughed to whom the characters seem pecu- heartily with Fawcett, Knight and Jiarly suited, and who gave them Munden. Incledon and Mrs. Serres all the effect that talents and exertion, sung the airs which were allotted could produce.

to them delightfully. We need not add, that the music, which is com

posed by Shield, is exquisite. Account of the New ENTER

TAINMENT intilled the Lock and KEY, performed for the forf time at the Theatre Royal, Covent DESCRIPTION of the Town of Garden, on Monday, Feb. 2.


(with a view of Carnarvon Caftlig The Fable of this Piece, which is elegantly engraved.) ascribed to Mr. Hoare, is short.

YARNARVON is situated on RUMMAGEN, who wishes to the firth or inlet called Me

raise a family name, and is neu, which separates the ille of Ancontinually telling a thousand lies glosea from the main land, and here about the antiquity of his house, is a ferry over to the main land, called has agreed to marry his daughter Abermenary ferry, and from thence Laura to fir Andrew Mac Gorget, is a direct road to Holy-head. It who is every day expected to arrive was built by the command of Edfrom Spain ; and till his arrival heward I. out of the ruins of the city keeps her under lock and key. of Segontium, so called from the Laura loves, and is beloved by neighbouring river Sciont. Ву Cheerly, a naval officer. Vain, a command of the same prince, the lively and conceited coxcomb, offers body of Constantius, the father of bim his aftftance to carry her off, Constantine the Great, which was


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found here in 1983, was interred in his highness was well known, the the parish church. The castle was conversation soon turned upon the likewise built by the same prince, lady, and the duke entreated his to curb and reduce the Welch friends to prevail upon the mother, mountaineers, In that part of it to let him have two or three micalled the Eagle tower, from the nutes' conversation with her daughfigure of that bird carved upon it, ter, in the saloon, before all the Edward, the son and successor of guests. This being refused by the Edward I. was born, and was the mother, he begged leave only to first of the sons of our kings who speak to her while he could hold a , bore the title of prince of Waless burning coal in his hand : this rewhich has since been continued to quest appeared so moderate, that all the eldest sons. This castle was the dame assented. The duke then besieged by the parliament forces, went aside with the daughter, graspand surrendered in the beginning of ing at the same time, a burning June, 1646. It now belongs to the coal. He then began a conversation crown. Here, formerly, were kept with hor, which lasted so long, that the chancery and exchequer, for the mother thought proper to inthe north part of the principality, terrupt it ; when the company preas it was at Carmarthen for the sent could not with-hold their admifouth part.

ration 'of a passion, so violent, as The town is small, but clean and to render the duke insensible of the well built: it is very strong, both pain, which, though on another ocby nature and art, being encom- casion it must have been intolerable, passed on all sides but one by the did not now seem to divert his attenfea, and surrounded by a firm wall, tion. over which is seen Snowdon hill, fupposed to be the highest moun. Answer to the Enigmatical List of tain in Wales.

Towns in Staffordshire, in our Carnarvon sends one member to

laft Magazine. parliament, and is governed by the constable of the caitle, who by his

1. Betley. 2. Rudgeley. . 3

Leek. 4. Tutbury. 5. Tamworth. patent is always mayor, aslifted by

6. Cheadle. 7. Newcastle Under an alderman and two bailiffs, a town-clerk with serjeants at mace,

Line. 8. Litchfield.

9 Brewood.

W. G. and their officers. ' It has a good market on Saturdays, and four fair's, on Feb. 25, May 16, Aug. 4, and Enigmatical "List of FOREIGN Dec. 5. It is distant from Lon- and BRITISH WINES. don 257 miles.

1. An harbour.

2. Half of to attend, and three ANECDOTE.

fourths of a thing that binds an

obligation HARLES, IV. duke of Eor

raine, being at Brullels, became 4. A high kill. violently in love with the daughter 5. Four sevenths of a county offiof a magistrate of that town : but cer, and two thirds of a corn. the mother watched the young lady so close, that the duke could not 7. A dog, and to rave. get a single opportunity of speaking 8. A pavilion. to her. At length the old lady 9. Iniane, second and third vowand lier daughter happened to be els, and two thirds of to run, at an entertainment at which the 10. Part of a horfe. Duke was present. As the passion of

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PROLOGUE But Mould you take the helm, and

kindly please [halcyon seas, COMEDY OF To fteer, with pleasant gales, through

The white fail lwelling where the ZeTHE MAN OF TEN THOUSAND.

phyrs sport,

[him to port.

Sweet will the plaudits be that welcome To whining prone, to lighs and fobs and tears,

(fears! How much is man the creature of his Hence grief and lameatation long have

E PILOGUE been The serious subject of the comic scene. Nor knew the hero of the doleful tale To meet mischance : he knew but to NCE more I'm sent, the poet's ple. bewail !

[know. Each wind of heaven some swift de- Your high beheft, dread potentates, to

fruction brought. [thought, Say, mighty monarchs ! how Ihall I The willing flave of every brain-lick


[to win ? He hunts for woe! For plagues capitu- (Oh that I knew the way!) your hearts lates !

(crcates. That critics are upjoft, is falsely ru. And thofe he cannot find he soon

mour'd : The thousand joys he has are all de- Then smile, dear sweet Sir Gruff! Do spised :

look good humour'd ! The roy he cannot get, alone is prized : | Must Mr. Bays go hang himself ? DeGive him but wealth, poor churl, he


[fpair ? frets and fro:vns !

Does he deserve damnation and deTake it away, poor wretch, he hangs In gratitude, return of praise is due : or drowns !

You can't imagine how he praises you ! Pursued by phantoms through life's He vows, in this moft great and wise troubled day, [way.

[sages! Coward and fool go with him all the That this whole audience are faints and la conscious recitude confirmed, and Yonder fits Solomon! Socrates, there! bold,

(mould : One queu'd and powder'd ; t'other To-night appears a man of different

cropt and bare. Who meets misfortune ; fate 'defies ; This a most fapient Whig; that a and braves [waves :

flaunch Tory. The rolling thunder and the surging Their country's mutual boast! Old Rides safe among the rocks, though

England's glory! tempeft-toft, Where many a tall-built bark lies The Greck, a student in the school wrecked and loft

of rafte,

[gracid, Poetically rides : but-Thought of fear! Who cultivates the arts by which he's Should one more hurricane o'ertake Sports l:is half-boots; buttons his halfhim, bere,

great coat; Should bursting yells and bowls, from And props his chin with wool-pack yonder skies,

round his throat : Rid the wiid billows of damnation rise, With bludgeon arm'd, to knock down Courage and skill in vain the form op

those that laugh,

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