Gazette of the United States & evening advertiser. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1793-1794, January 23, 1794, Image 1
o<i>rttr of t!,r Unite) States EVENING ADVERTISER. [No. 56 of Vol. V.] Notice is hereby given, r the fubferiher has been duly ap- X pointed Adruiniftrafifix on the estate of his Excellency John Hancock, Esq. late of Boston, in the county of Suffolk, ilecealed, and has taken upon herfelf that trust, by giving bondi the law dire&s—and all persons in terested, are desired to take notice accord inglj. DOROTHY HANCOCK. Boston, Nov. 13, 1793. Take Notice. ALL perfunswho have anydemands against the Estate of his late Excellency JOHN HANCOCK, Esq. deceased, are requested to exhibit the fame to the Subscriber, Attorney to the Administratrix of said Estate : And all persons who stand indebted to said Estate, are rrouefted to fettle with him immediately ; as the Ast of Limitation of Actions, which is to take place on the firft day of December next, will ©therwife render it neeelfary for him 10 com mence suits aga nft them. JOSEPH MAY, Attorney tn the A'imir.iftrat l ix. Boston.Nov. 1 N. B. The Printer... throughout this Com monwealth, are requested to insert this in their refpeftive newspapers ? and forward their ac counts for the fame, to J. M. ADVERTISEMENT. Virginia, Morthumber/anU ( Dec. 28. 1793* FOR SALE, A Valuable Trad of LAND, in this county, containing about eight hundred aeres, one iourth of Ohich is low grounds, of excellent quality; the other three fourths is high land, well covered with oak, hickory and chefnut. The fuuation is pleasant and healthy, on Yeo eotnieo river, about three miles from the Poio mack. There is on it a two story brick dwel ling-house, with four rooms and a palTage on each floor, exelufive of closets ; a good kilchcn, •nd other necessary out-houfes. It has orchards of apple and piach trees, and is well watered by many delightful springs. The terms may be known on application to the Honorable JOHN HEATH, in Philadelphia, or to the fublcriber, living on the premtfes. JOHN GORDON Jan. 10. Robert Campbell, No. 54, South Sccond-Jlreetj Seconddoor below the corner of Chefnut-ftreet, HAS IMPORTED, By the late arrivals from Britain and Ireland, A hirge and general Ajfortment of New Books and Stationary, Which will be disposed of on the lowest terms. Dec. 23. mw&ftf Bank of the United States. January 6th, 1794- NOTICE is hereby given, that there will be paid at the Bai-k, after the fifteenth instant, to the Stockholders or their represen tatives, duly authorized fifteen dollars and fifty cents for each (hare, being t!»e dividend declared for the last fix months. Bv Order, JOHN KEAN, Caftiier. Parry and Mufgrave, Goldsmiths Jewellers, No. 42, JOUtH SECOND-STMIT, HAVE FOR SALE, An elfgant AJortmtnt of SILVER & PLATED WARE, JEWELLERY WCUTLERY, Which they will difpoie of on the most rea sonable terms. Devices in hair, Miniatures sett, and every thing in the gold and silver way, done as n'uai. December 24. 7 his day is pubhfhed, By MATHEW CAREY, No. üB,MaRKIT4TREIT, (Price a quarter dollar) A (hort account of ALGIERS, Containing a description ol the cltmatc of that country—of the manners and customs of the in habitants, and of their leveral wars against Spain, France, England, Holland, Venice, and other powers of Europe, from the usurpation of Bar barofTa and the invasion of the Emperor Charles V. to the present time ; with a eoncife view of the origin of the rupturr between ALGIERS and the UNITED STATES. J«o. 9. CO" Gentleman, in poffejjion of Subfcriptwn tapers for this Gazette, are requefled to tranfmt them to the Editor 'j Office. Excellent CLARET, In hogfocitds and in cases of 50 bottles each. ALSO, A few cases Champaigne Wine; MADEIRA, la pipea, hogfhrr.ds and quarter daflcs, TOR SALE BY No. in, Sooth Front-llreei, J>n. », 1794. ALL persons having any de mands agauift the estate ot GiORGE WIBLE, Uie ol the city of Philadelphia, baker, are rt-qucfttd 10 bring in their accounts, properly authenticated ; and those who ait indebted, are desired to make immediate payment. HENRY RELS, Aimniftr*tor. 2awjw. January 13. JUST PUBLISHED, And to be fold by Thomas Dobfon, Price three eighths of a Dollar, " An Enquiry into the principles and tendency of certain public measures." January 16. NORRI S-COUR T, Back of the New Library, between Chelnut and Walnut-Streets. George Rutter, RESPECTFULLY informs hrt friends and the public in peneral, that he continues carrying on the business of Sign and Fire-Bucket Painting, Likewise, JAPANNED PLATES, for doors or window«ftiutters,done in the most elegant manner, and with dispatch. Orders from the country will be thankfully received, and duly attended to. December 30, dtf This day is pubttjhed, United States Register, For the Year 1794. Printed by Sfewart and Cochran, No. 34, South Second-Arret, and John M'Culioch, No. j, North Third-street, wd 10 be (old by them and the book fellers. Jan. 18. cUf Treasury Department, NOTICE is hereby given, that proposals will be received at the Office of the Secretary of the Treasury, until the 6 h cf February next inclusive, tor the supply of all Rations which may be required during the preKnt year, at the several places of rendezvous hereafter mention ed, lor the Recruiting Service, viz. At NCw-Brunfwick, in New-Jerfcy ; At Philadelphia, j) At Lancaster, V in PennfyWania. At Reading, ) The rations 10 be furnifficd are to consist of the following articles, viz. One pound of bread or flour, One pound of beef, or £ of a pound of poik, Half ajill of rum, brandy or whiflty, One qirait of fait } Two quarts of vineearf , ir > per too rations, Two pounds ol soap C r One pound of candles) NEW BOOKS. Now opening for Sale, By M. C A R E Y, No. itß, MARKET-STREET; A large and valuable colleftioD ofBOOKS, imported from London in the Mohawk. Dee. 19. mwjrftf £> Terms of Subfcriptwn for this Gazette, are Six Dollars per annum—to be paid half-yearly. Subscriptions of persons <who reftde at a d'tflance from the city, to be twelve months in advance, or payment to be guaranteed at the place of publication. Advertifementß of one square, or less, in fer tedfour times for One Dollar-—once y for Fifty Cents—and continuations at Twenty Cents each—those of greater length in pro portion. Favors in this line f and Subscrip tions , ivill be gratefully received at the Office in South Fourtbflrectyfivc doors north of the Indian Queen. AND Thursday, January 25, 17^4. JOHN VAUGHAN, dtw THE tawi6F. The Young LADIES' Drawing Academy, Under the Dtrcflion of S. F O L WEL L, mil, in a feiv days, be reftimed. HE feels a gratitude to those parents and guardians of the young ladies, who have entrusted to him their tuition— and as most of them are to return, he will have an opportunity, by his endeavors for their further improvement, to acquit him felf of a debt, which he esteems it an honor to have incurred. One or two large Rooms, la a central situation, faitable tp accom modate his pupils, are wanted. Apply to him, at No. 2, Lxtitia Court—where he will be thankful to receive commands for Miniature Painting or Hair Work, and all kind of Drawing on Ivory, Sattin or Paper. January 13, 1794 Pennsylvania Hospital ijt Mo. 15. THE Contributors are requested to meet at the Hospital on 3d day the 28th inft. at 3 o'clock in the afternoon, to ex amine a ground plan, with several esti mates of the buildings, wliich are propo sed to be extended to accommodate a greater number of Lunatic Patients, and for other uses. Also to determine the propriety of building the ensuing season. By order of a board of Managers. SAMUEL COATES, Clerk. N. B. The Printers of the News-Pa pers in this City, will oblige the Contribu tors, by inserting the above Advertisement. CONTINUATION OF Foreign Intelligence, Received by theJh'tp Hunter, arrived at New-Tork from London, LONDON, Nov Thirteen persons, accused of having been in corrsfpondence with Gen. Van Damme, when he besieged Nieuport, and who endeavored, by their influence a mong the inhabitants of that place, to fa cilitate the surrender of it, have been ar retted at Ghent. The indictment against BrifTot, and the other arretted deputies, was drawn up on the 2 jth ult. The infamous Egalite, in obedience to the decree of the National Convention, is arrived at Paris, in order to take his trial with Briffot, and the other arretted depu ties. Mr. Elliot, minister plenipotentiary from the King of Great Britain, in deli vering to the States-General of Holland, the declaration relative to the affairs of France, accompanied it with a memorial, in which he said, " That his Britannic Majesty doubted not but that the senti ments contained in this declaration, were perfectly conformable to those of the other powers of Europe. The States General, in reply, thanked Mr. Elliot for the above communication, and prayed to him to make it known to the Miniftryof his Britannic Majesty,— " That, as the causes of the present war have been the fame with his Britannic Ma jesty as with their High Mightineffes,who are united by the bonds of ft rift alliance ; so the end which the States General have propofedto themselves in continuing it, have never been other than that expressed in the said Declaration ; to wit. To rc pulfe an unjust aggrelfion ; to co-operate in the defence of their allies j and to ob tain an honorable and solid peace, as well asajuft indemnification for the immense expences occasioned to the Republic and its allies, by the violence of their common enemies. In consequence, the States Ge neral fully partake ofthe sentiments of his Britannic Majesty, and will enjoy the ut most fatisfaftion, when the French nati on, restored to itfelf, and united under a government which refpe£h the sacred bonds of civil society and the rights of o- [Whole No. 494.] ther nations, (hall be able to renew its re lations ot peace and union with other states; and enforce the maintenance of them." From the LONDON GAZETTE' WHITEHALL, Nov. 6. The following dispatch was received this morning from Sir James Murray, &c. &c. by the Rt. Hon. Henry Dund'as, his majesty's principal Secretary of State for the Home Department. Champhin, OA. 30, 1793- Sir, " I have the honor to inform you of the success of an attack upon Marchiennes, which, by order of his Royal Highness, took place last night. " Eight battalions were put under the command of Major General Krav, for this enterprize. They marched at mic'- night from Orchies in three columns, each column headed by two officers and 60 volunteers, fupporfed by 300 men. These were not permitted to load. The reft of the troops of the different columns, with their cannon, followed at fomc diftancc. A detachment from the corps of Major Gen. Otto, ported by Denain, marched about the fame time, formed iu 4 columns, in similar order that the town might be attacked at once Upon all fides. The lat ter troops were discovered by the enemy's out posts, and prevented from penetrating by the opposition which they met with. Those under Gen. Kray, one column of which advanced upon the high road from Grchies, and the two others npon the left of it, got, about 2 o'clock in the morning within a ftiort distance of the town before they were perceived. dl w " The volunteers at the head of the column which was upon the road, fell in with a picquet about 100 yards from th* gate, which they surprised, killed the greater part of it, and pursued the reft l.» closely, that they entered the place 1- long with them. The troops in the town made little resistance. After being- driv en from the market plate, where they had assembled, they retreated to a con vent near it. They there proposed terms of capitulation, which Gen. Kray consented to, as they surrendered prison ers of war, with the folc condition of the officers being permitted to wear their swords. " There are 1629 prisoners, officers included, most of them troops of the line. There arelikewife 12 piecesof can non and 22 or 23 tumbrils taken. There arc supposed to be about 300 of the ene my killed. The lofsofmajor gpn". Krav's corps is between 70 and 80 tilled and wounded. Thefofs upon major gen. Ot to's fide is unknown,, hut it is not imagj uedtobe conflderable. I have the honor to be, with the greatest refpeft, Sir, your most obedt. humble ferv. Rt. lion. Henry Dumks, &c. FRANCE. NATIONAL CONVENTION Sitting of October 22. Report from Toulon, OSober it. " At Toulon, the force of our enemie* in (hips, is 25 frigates, or armed (hips: 200 cannoneres have Bern sent on Ihore from the (hips, for the protection of the forts. There are 2000 Englilh soldiers, 2000 Spanish, ijoo Savoyards, 5000 Neapolitans, 2000 Slavonians - r in all, a bont 10,700 men. " The repert is common at Toulon, that a large convoy is daily expected there with 6000 Portuguese, 6000 Spaniard*, and 2000 more English. " The 14,000 whom they expect, ad ded to the 10,700 already at Toulon, will form an army of from 24 to 25,000 men j and as soon as these corps are joined, the plan is, to make a sortie in force, in order to march to Aix, where they mean to re. JAMES MURRAY.