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teries. - ds England does vot war for portunity of again returning his pablic the destruction of cities, I am unwilling to Thanks to the Admirals, Captains, Officers, visit your personal cruelties upon the in seamen, marioes, royal marine artillery, offensive inhabitants of the country, and I royal sappers and miners, and the royal therefore offer you the same terms of rocket corps, for the noble support he has peace which I conveyed to you yesterday, received from them throughout the whole in my Sovereigu's name : without the ac of this arduous service; and he is pleased ceptance of these terms, you can have no to direct, that on Sunday next a public peace with England. - If you receive tbis thanksgiving be offered up to Almighty offer as you ought, you will fire three guns, God, for the signat interposition of his and I shall consider your not making this Divine Providence during the conflict signal as a refusal, and shall renew my which took place on the 27th, between his operations at my own convenience.--I Majesty's feet and the ferocious enemies offer
you the above terins, provided nei of mankind. It is requested that this ther the British Consul, nor the officers memorandum may be read to the ships' and men so wickedly seized by you from companies. the boats of a British ship of war, have To the Admirals, Captains, &c. met with any cruel treatment, or any of the Christian slaves in your power; and I Queen Charlotte, Algiers Bay, Sept. 1. repeat my demand, that the Consul, and Sir, I have the honour to acquaint officers and men, may be sent off to me, you, for their Lordships' information, that conformable to antient treaties. I have &c. I have sent Capt. Gri:bane with my dupliTo the Dey of Algiers. EXMOUTH. cale dispaches, as I am afraid thai Adm.
Milne, in the Leander, who has charge of Queen Charlotle, Algiers Bay, Aug. 30. the originals, may bave a long voyage, The Commander in Chief is happy to in. the winit having set into the Westward a form lhe feet of the final termination of few hours after he sailed. Capt. Brisbane, their strenuous exertions, by the signature to whom I feel greatly indebted for his of peace, confirmed under a salute of 21 exertions and the able assistance I have guris, on the following conditions, dictated received from him throughout the whole by the Prince Regent of England : of this service, will be able to inform their
1.-The abolition, for ever, of Christian Lordships upon all points that I may have slavery.
omitted. --Adiniral Sir C. Penrose arrived II.--The delivery, to my fag, of all too late to take his share in the attack slaves in the dominions of the Dey, to upon Algiers, which I lament, as much on whatever nation they may belong, at noon bis account as my own; his services would to-morrow,
have been desirable in every respect.-I III.-To deliver also, to my flag, all have the satisfaction to state, that all the money received by him for the redemp- slaves in the city of Algiers, and immetion of slaves since the commencement of diately in its vicinity, are embarked; as this year, at noon also to-morrow,
also 357,000 dollars for Naples, and IV.-Reparation has also been made to 25,500 for Sardinia. The Treaties will be the British Consul for all losses he may signed to-morrow, and I hope to be able have sustained in consequence of his con to sail in a day or two.---The Minden has fipement.
sailed for Gibraltar, to be refitted, and V.-The Dey has made a public apo. will proceed from thence to her ulti. logy, in presence of his Ministers and mate destination. The Albion will be reOfficers, and begged pardon of the Consul fitted at Gibraltar, for the reception of Sir in terms dictated by the Captain of the C. Penrose's flag. The Glasgow I shall Queen Charlotte.
be obliged to bring with me.--I have, &c. The Commander in Chief takes this op To J. Croker, Esq. EXMOUTH.
ABSTRACT OF FOREIGN OCCURRENCES.
any person under the age of forty. The At length Louis XVIII. has dissolved following is the preamble :-" Louis, by the Chamber of Deputies. The Moniteur the grace of God King of France avd Nacontains the Royal Ordinance to that varre: To all those whom it shall concern. effect, and convoking the Electoral Col Since our return to our States, every day leges of the districts and departments, has demonstrated to us the truth profor the purpose of electing a new Cham claimed by us on a solemn occasion, that ber, which is to meet Nov. 4; reducing the advantage of amelioration is closely the number of Members from 420 to 260, accompanied by the danger of innovation. as limited by the Constitutional Charter; We are convinced that the wants and . specifying their qualifications with respect
wishes of our subjects concur in preservto property, and forbidding the election of ing untouched the Constitutional Charter,
the basis of public law in France, and the “ The illuminations last evening were very guarantee of general tranquillity. We general; the public buildings were partihave in consequence judged it necessary cularly brilliant ; but among the private to reduce the Chamber of Deputies to the hotels, that of the Prince of Benevento number determined by the Charter, and was most conspicuous. The Champ de .not to call to it men under forty years Mars and Bois du Boulogue were crowded of age.”
all day with the lower orders, as every The above Ordinance, dissolving the species of public amusement was given Chamber, is followed by another, appoint- gratis. Madame Blanchard ascended at ing the Presidents of the Electoral Col six o'clock in a balloon, and at nine some leges. The most striking peculiarity in very brilliant fire-works were displayed. this Decree is, the total exclusion of all The streets at night were crowded; and Members of the Royal Family from this with the exception of some insulting obimportant office, and the nomination of servations directed against the English several of those Members of the late from the military, who were parading in Chamber who supported the Constitution parties, I saw no symptoms of disorder, against that party. The situation of Pre but every expression of attachment to sident of an Electoral College is one of ihe Bourbons. A disgraceful scene ocsuch weight, as to give him who enjoys it curred, however, at the entrance.gates of a very considerable influence in the elec the Thuilleries. Cards had been issued, tion of a Member.
by order of the King, to admit a certain This triumph of the Constitutionalists number of persons to the Palace on Sanappears to meet the approbation of the day, to see his Majesty and the Royal FaFrench people; for, no sooner were the mily at disner; and the greater propordecrees promulgated, than an immediate tion of these tickets had been issued to and considerable rise in the funds was the strangers. Whether this had incensed the consequence. — li guarantees the inviola military and the police I know not; but bility of the sales of National property, about 200 English, furnished with cards, and affords a solemn pledge of the deter were kept waiting in the open air, oppomination of the Government to consult, site the iron gate, from live until seven as far as possible, the welfare of the o'clock, exposed to continual insults from Nation.
the military, and police agents. Many Private accounts from Paris represent, ladies had their clothes torn from their that this sudden change in the mind of the backs, and lost their jewels; several were King was produced by some letters being seriously hurt. At seven the iron gate intercepted at the Post-office ; by which was opened to admit them all into the it appeared, that the Ultra-Royalists, lower court ; but it was merely 10 tell making sure of the Kiog's persisting in them they were too late, as the King had his former mind, were actually forming a risen from table, so that they might all Ministry agreeable to their wishes, and return home. Picquet guards were marcbwere carrying their daring views so far as ed through the middle of a crowd of perto make arrangements for removing the sons waiting for admission; and all the King from all future participation in military who had tickets were admitted, affairs.
with their ladies; while others, who were With respect to the conduct of the late waiting for the same object, remonstrated Chamber, it cannot be denied that, in in vain." many instances, they did their duty to the Another letter from Paris, of the same Country with intelligence and firmness : date, after describing the insults to which but" their general policy went to shake all our countrymen were exposed, says, that confidence in the Royal Charter; and to it is the wish of the King of France, that foster the abhorred apprehension, that the every attention should be paid to British old barbarous laws of Despotic France subjects; but that there exists a party would be gradually restored.
about the throne hostile to its iuterests, Some late French papers were filled and extremely active in privately counwith the most fulsome descriptions of the teracting the wishes and will of the King. celebration of the féle of St. Louis ou the The Abbé Vinson has been sentenced 25th ult, Prayers and processions in the to three months' imprisonment, for a limorning, and dancing, singing, plays, and bel, which characterised as plunderers of fireworks, at night, seem to have fully the Church the present possessors, by occupied the attention of the frivolous purchase, or Church lands, sold during Parisiads; and if outward appearances
the Revolution. trady indicated iaward impressions, Louis An instance of the attention which is XVIII. must be the most popular Mo given to English literature in France has, narch in existence. The following ex. lately occurred, in the Royal Academy of tract of a letter, dated Monday the 26th, Roueu sending to Mr. Thomas Campbell, incluses some interesting particulars : a diploma of their Society, in consequence Gent, Mac. September, 1816.
of a paper on the subject of his poetry, perish in this way, were thrown into the which was read to them by Professor Vi sea by their stronger comrades who surtalis.
vived. Mutinies, assassinations, and civil There is a young woman in one of the war, occurred daily during their miserable perfumer's shops of the Rue de Richelieu, existence. They were constantly in a
at Paris, who is in person so like our state of delirium from hanger and thirst! ? Princess Charlotte, that the resemblance As this sheet was going to press, we re
instantly strikes every one who has seen ceived Paris Journals of the 20th inst, but her Royal Highness. She goes by the they are very harren of intelligence. The name of the Princess Charlotte, and has dissolution of the Chamber continues to obtained a sort of celebrity which, the be a theme of congratulation; and our French say, will make her fortune. expedition to Algiers, one of ill-suppress
A British oculist, Williams, after per- ed jealousy and mortification. They comforming many marvellous cures upon the plain of the terms granted by Lord Ex. people of Paris, and the Provinces, has, mouth, as too lenient; and cannot for a it is said, been put under arrest by the moment bring themselves to bestow one French Goveroment.
compliment on our gallant countrymen The judicial proceedings at Paris fur- for their bravery, io shedding their blood, nish a case strongly demonstrative of the not oply for the benefit of the French naunfeeling character of Buonaparte, and tion, but for that of all Europe. his contempt for that delicacy and senti Another General (Brayer) has been meut which constitute the happiness of sentenced to death bis absence. private life. Stephanie Tascher, the niece The re-election of the Chamber of De. of the late Empress Josephine, is now puties is the chief object which now occusuing to be divorced from her husband, pies the attention of the French Dation. the Duke d’Aremberg, whom Buonaparte The Ultra-Royalists appear sanguine in had forced her to marry, although she their hopes of getting a majority of their declared her dislike to the Duke at the friends re-elected. moident of being united to him.
NETHERLANDS. The Frencb Jourpals have of late fur. Accounts from Brussets of the 9th inst. pished a number of instances of horrible brought afflicting details from the Medi. depravity in persons tried by their crimi- terranean, of the atrocious excesses of the nal courts. A vine-dresser has been con. pirates, which are extending from the demned for murdering his mother; a girl shores of Barbary to those of the Greek of 19, for poisoning her father and mo. Archipelago. They lately captured the ther; a mother for killing her own child; San Giacomo, which they took after a and two women for burying a child alive! gallant but fruitless resistance. They af
The Journal des Debats extracts from terwards put the crew to death, mutilated a German paper an article, purporting to their bodies, and committed excesses of come from Cairo, which states, that not cruelty worthy of cannibals. · less than 200,000 Jews have been collect
ITALY. ed under a leader of the tribe of Dan, A Decree of the Court of Naples has calling himself King of the Jews, who been recently issued, permitting the free bears down all opposition, and whose pro. import of grain without any duty, in congress nothing can stop:- This romantic sequence of the failure of the crops in tale is supposed to be a fabrication of the the Italian States. Anti-Israeliles in Germany.
An article from Naples, of the 6th ult. A dreadful storm at Chateau-Salins, in " says, that a Mandement has lately been the department of the Meurthe, has occa. addressed to Confessors, containing a list sioned such distress by the ravages it has of the sins for which they are not to grant committed, that contributions are raising absolution, and which are reserved for in France for the sufferers. The King the Archbishop. Among other persons has assigned 60,000 francs, or about are those who wear tight breeches, the 2,5001, sterling, 'for this purpose.
tailors that make them, and the merchants The French papers contain a most that sell them. Ladies also are to be re. afflicting account of the shipwreck of the fused absolution who display their bosoms, Meduse French frigate, on her passage to or their arms naked above the elbow, or take possession of the Cape de Verd Islands, who wear tight petticoats, which offend in July last. Of 147 who were placed on modesty by showing the natural shape of a raft, 15 only reinained to be taken on the limbs. hoard a French corvette which came in The Dutch papers state, that the King sight, after twelve days of suffering, not of Naples will no longer submit to the allto be described without freezing the blood cient usage of presenting the Pope with with horror. The survivors lived for a white horse , and has prohibited the many days upon the dead bodies of their publication of the Papal Bulls, unless fellow - sufferers ; many of whom they authenticated by the Royal Exequatur. killed on, purpose! Those who did not There was an eruption of Mount Vesu.
vius on the 7th ult. preceded by an earth arrear, that several of them are said to quake. Two dreadful and distinct tor. have perished of want, rests of laya issued from the crater, and A letter from Cadiz states, that when poured down the sides of the mountain ; Morillo's Expedition was fitting out there, but, happily, it caused little injury. so great was the want of money, ihat the
Letters from Naples state, that an Ame. Government was obliged to effect a loan rican squadron, under the command of of about one million and a half of dollars. Commodore Chauncey, had made its ap from the merchants of the above place; pearance off that city, having on board bonds for repayment at stated periods Mr. Pinckney; who has demanded of the were given, which are now expired; but Neapolitan government a sum of 4 mil. the lenders cannot obtain either principal ljons of dollars, as a compensation for or interest. American property confiscated by Murat. An article from Spain very gravely, He is said to have accompanied this re states, as an instance of extraordinary quisition with a threat, that if it were not filial affection, that the Infante Don Carcomplied with, the squadron would bom. los has embroidered for his mother a girdie, bard the place. The following is a copy enriched with diamonds, valued at 60,000, of one letter on the subject :
piastres, in wbich the skilful hand of the Naples, Aug. 6, 1816. King is said to have taken a part ! “ The inhabitants of this city are in a General Miranda, taken some years state of great alarm, being in daily expec- back at the Caraccas during one of his tation of a bombardment from the Ameri- unsuccessful attempts to establish the can squadron, consisting of the Washing independence of his South American coun. ton, 74 guns, Java 50), Constellation 38, trymen, died lately at Cadiz, iu a dunand Erie corvette, under the command of geon, after an imprisonment of nearly Commodore Chauncey, who brought here four years, in violation of a mosë solemn Mr. Piuckney, to demand from the Nea. capitulation. His remains were refused politian Government four millions of dol Christian burial by the Monks. lars, being the amount of American pro The two Princesses of Brazil, who em. perty confiscated here in the time of Mu. barked at Rio Janeiro on the 3d of July, rat; which demand, we are given to un landed at Cadiz on the 4th of the
present derstand, this Government will not com month, and have since been married by ply with, The Government is very active proxy. in making preparations for defence against The American Government is reported any hostile act the Americans may com. to be calling on Spain, as well as Naples, mit, in erecting furnaces for hot shot, and to make restitution for the seizure of mounting guns of large calibre, as well as American property by Napoleon under
and I hope, ere they dare to com the famous Berlin and Milan Decrees. mence an attack on the town, an English
GERMANY. squadron will arrive; as a brig of war The Paris Papers contain an article looked in on Friday evening last; and the from Vienna, that speaks with confidence Captain, after waiting on Sir Henry Lush- of the immediate marriage of the Emperor ington, set sail immediately for Gibraltar of Austria with a Princess of the House --we doubt not for the purpose of making of Bavaria. This union between the two Lord Exmouth acquainted with the Ame- Courts, in a political light, is considered rican squadron being in this port, and as highly auspicious to the interests of their bostile intention. The Austrian Germany. troops bave got possession of the castle The Illyrian provinces, with the addi. and all the forts, the King having taken tion of some districts belonging to Inper 13,000 of them into his pay; they have Austria and the kingdom of Italy, have non double guards in the batteries, and been erected into a kingdom, under the have matehes lighted during the night.” title of the kingdom of Illycia. It is said, • Another letter from Naples reports, that that the new kingdoın is intended as an it is the object of the Government of the establishment for the Empress Maria Voited States to obtain the cession of some Louisa and her son, in lieu of the Duchy island in the Mediterranean, that they of Parma, which will be restored to the may form a secure harbour for their fleet, Queen of Etruria, its former possessor. and an entrepot for their produce, which Prince Blucher, on a journey lately to can be at all times transmitted to where Mecklenburg, his native country, visited there is a demand. The only nation that the tomb of his ancestors, and the house will suffer by this arrangement will be the where he was born, and, previous to his English.
departure, dined with the Duke of Mecke SPAIN.
lenburgh.--The thankfulness of the vete. The finances of Spain appear to be in a ran to Providence for late events most wretched state. The pay even of strongly shewn, in his reply to the Prince soldiers and sailors has been so long in for drinking his heakb-I am now (said
he) free and happy in the land where I shot of the batteries before the opening of was born, where I passed my boyish the Mole. This daring example was not years, where the bones of my worthy fore. lost on the Dutch Commander, who boldly fathers rest. O God! Thou knowest how Jed his little squadron, and placed his own I have longed to pray by the side of their frigate under the cross fire of more than tomb before I myself drop iuto ihe grave. 100 guns.-"His Majesty's squadron (says Thanks be to Thee that now I can and the Dutch Admiral), as well as the British will do so. I wish for nothing more; I force, appeared to be inspired with the have already attained more than I de- devotedness of our magnanimous Chief to serve."
the cause of all mankind; and the coola SWEDEN.
ness and order with which the terrible fire The Crown Prince of Sweden continues of the batteries was replied to, close under to cultivate the affections of his future the massy walls of Algiers, will as little subjects with extraordinary care. admit of description, as the heroism and late tour which he made with his son self-devotion of each individual generally, Oscar, while at Rumlosa, he made four and the greatness of Lord Exmouth ia peasants, who waited on him, dine with particular, in the attack of this memorahim at his own table.
ble day.--The destruction of nearly half ASIA.
Algiers, and the burning of the whole AlMadras Papers have been received to gerine navy, have been the result of it.” the beginning of May, which contain in The principal inhabitants of the kingtelligence of some interest. The British dom of Algiers are Arabians, Moors, and troops that had displayed so much bra. Jews, est mated at about 200,000 souls, very and activity in the war against the who are lorded over by 12.000 Turks; a Nepaulese, were returning to their can set of desperate men, originally collected tonments, although the Rajah of Seccum in the Levant, who form the army, hold had not yet received the fort of Nagree, the reins of Government, and keep the ceded to him by the last trealy.
rest of the people under tribute. In the island of Celebes there has been The Emperor of Morocco bas been himsome fighting; but success has remained self down to Tangiers, and there exchange attached to our arms; and in an action ed presents with the Lieut.-Governor of with the native Princes, seven of the Gibraltar. The latter tendered two morChiefs were killed or wounded,
tars and 100 shells to his Majesty ; who is The Rajah of Berar is dead, and has saisi to have given, in return, to the Gobeen succeeded on the Musnud by his son. vernor, a mule and an Arabian horse ;
The Bhow Begum has left her property and to Captain Marshal, the negociator, to the East India Company. It is said to 800 dollars. amoont to 90 lacs of rupees ; 74 of which Lord Exmouth is coming home. The are in bullion, and six in jewels.
opinion entertained, that his Lordship was AFRICA.
about to proceed from Algiers to Tunis By accounts just received from Mr. and Tripoli, is erroneous. -The Beys of Read, in South Africa, we learn, that the Tripoli and Tunis have taken no part in Missionaries have met with a joyful re. the contest; they have agreed, by Treaty, ception in Caffraria ; the minds of the to make no more Christian slaves; and, Caffres had been prepared for their ar as they appear disposed to carry their rival by a person of that nation, some arrangement into effect with good faith, time converted to the Christian faith. with them we have no cause whatever of
The London Gazette Extraordinary, dispute. containing the details of the severe chas
AMERICA. tisement so nobly and daringly given the The circulating medium of America is Algerines by Lord Exmouth, will be found in great confusion--one State Bank payja page 260.
ing in cash, another only in paper ;-and The Dutch papers have given Admiral in consequence, between two towns at the Capellan's account of the share he had in distance of fifty miles, there may be a difthe action. It is modestly written, and ference of exchange of 6, 8, and 10 per speaks in terms of high admiration of the cent. The Government has issued an conduct of Lord Exmouth. It appears, official notice, that no private bank paper that the attack was made with less delay would be taken, after 20th Feb. next, for than his Lordship had at first thought pos- duties, taxes, &c. unless such bank was sible, from the state of the wind in the prepared to pay their notes in cash when morning. The sea-breeze, however, for required, and unless they took the Treatunately sprang up; and Lord Exmouth sury notes at par. instantly availed himself of it, to place The scarcity of bread corn in New the Queen Charlotte in a position which Hampshire and Vermont, in the Northern confounded the enemy by its fearlessness. parts of New York, and in Canada, is so
-She came down before the wind with all great, as to excite painful apprehensions sails standing, until she was within pistol on account of the poorer classes of society,