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residence after liis imprisonment. After Charlotte, Lord Exmouth, and some other the Treaties and Article before mentioned vessels, have arrived at Portsuionth had been negociated, and that the Dey had Auother division, consisting of the Impreg. refunded three hundred and eighty-two nable, Superb, Hlebrus, and Belzebub, has thousand five hundred dollars, which he arrived at Plymouth. On Lord Exmouth's had lately received from the Governments departure from Gibraltar, he was joined of Naples and Sardinia, and had released by the Tagus, the Hon. Captain Dandas, one thousand and eighty-three Christian who had just been at Algiers. Captain slaves who were at Algiers, it came to the Dundas stated, that the conduct of the Dey knowledge of Lord Exmouth that two was in the highest degree cordial and Spaniards, the one a merchant and the proper, and that the people behaved in a other the Vice-Consul of that nation, had decorous and even friendly manner, which not been released, but were still held by never used to be so before, as they althe Dey in very severe custody, on pre- ways, it seems, indulged themselves in the tence that they were prisoners for debt. privilege of insulting our countrymen, His Lordship had determined to insist on whenever they appeared in public. the unconditional release of the two Spa The following officers have obtained niards. He therefore desired an answer, promotion for their gallant services at yes or no; and, in the event of the lat. Algiers :--Captain S. Kempthorne, of the ter, stated, that he would immediately Belzebub, to the rank of Post-Captain, commence hostilities, and his Lordship, and to come home in command of the made preparations for that purpose.
Queen Charlotte. Lieutenants Mitchell These measures had the desired effect; and and Burgess (Flag Lientenant) Queen the two persons were released from a long Charlotte ; Lieutenants Saunders and Beand severe captivity, so that no Christain vaus (Flag Lieutenant) Leander; Leat. prisoner remained at Algiers.
Horne, Superb; Lieut. R. llay, Albion ; Declaration of his Most Serene Highness Omar, Lieut. Babington, Impregnable; Lieut. J. Bashaw, Dey, and Governor of the Warliké R. Howell, Minden; Lieut. John Parsons, City and Kingdom of Algiers, made and Granicus ; Lient. G. M'Pherson, Glasconcluded with the Right Honourable Ed. ward. Baron Exmouth, Knight Grand Cross gow; Lieut. James Davies, Severn; Lieut. of the Most Honourable Military Order of the Delafosse, Hlebrus—to the rank of ComBath, Admiral of the Blue Squadron of his mander. Britannic Majesty's Fleet, and Commander It appears by the latest accounts, that in Chief of his said Majesty' Ships and Ves after the British fleet had departed, the sels employed in the Mediterranean.
In consideration of the deep interest manifest people were thrown into a kiuj of stupor; ted by his Royal Highness the Prince Regent of and did not know what steps to take. The England for the termination of Christian Sla- Janissaries talked of plundering the city, very, his Highness the Dey of Algiers, in token but from this the Dey found nieans to turn of his sincere desire to maintain inviolable his them, for the preseut. The fate of the friendly relations with Great Britain, and to place, however, was not thought to be manifest his amicable disposition and high respect towards the Powers of Europe, declares finally determined. ihat in the event of future wars with any European Power, not any of the prisoners shall be We have occasionly amused our readers consigned to slavery, but treated with all hu
with some exquisite speciniens of Gallic manity, as prisoners of war, until regularly exchanged, according to Euro pean practice in like mystification and quizzing, proceeding
from cases, and that at the termination of hostilities the school of Buonaparte; in order not to they shall be restored to their respective coun- lose their dexterity, the French writers of tries without ransom; and the practice of con news have taken the opportunity of this demning Christin prisoners of war to slavery is affair, to publish some charming ideas on hereby formally and for ever renounced. Done in duplicate in the Warlike City of Al- the subject. They have told us, that the
giers, in the presence of Almighty God, the slaves were so well treated, that they re28th day of August, in the year of Jesus gretted exceedingly their removal from the Christ, 1916, and in the year of the Hegira house of bondage, and that one even hanged 1231, and the oth day of the moon Shawal. himself for grief!! (The Dey's Seal.) (Signed)
But nothing is pleasanter than a speech EXMOUTH, (L. S.) Admiral, and Commander in Chief of the Dey, written for him by some dex. (Signed)
H. M'DOUELL. (L. S.) terous wight at a bulletin, who for a moBy command of the Admiral,
ment outdid his former outdoings:-what (Signed) Jos. GRIMES, Secretary. a pity he knew not a letter of Arabic !!
The Dey, surrounded by the officers of Our gallant squadrou has returned from his army, aud standing on the bastion that Algiers, with the proud boast that every mau has done his duty.
The Queen bled people:
was most damaged, addressed the assem
"No, we have not been conquered! The ene subscription to the Bank in the different my have employed against us arms of which we
States, and that the establishment will be were not aware, and which are peruliar to themselves They seduced some traitors by pro- in active operation by February 20th, when mises and money; but what African would de ill votes issued by banks who do not pay sire wealth which was not the fruit of his own 10 specie will be refused in payment of courage? We sign the Peace, but we sign it duties or taxes to government. with glory; and if the enemy celebrate this day as haviitg conquered u , lei us celebrate it in
Price of Milk raised. our turn as one in which we have done nosit Bjury to the enemy. Soldiers, and you people of Norfolk of the 30th July
Extract from the Mercantile Adrertiser of heroes, never forget your sires; they live, they will ever live, and shall be honoured among
“ NOTICE.-AL a general meeting of the the people of oiher shores, &c.”
miikmen of this city and its vicinity, held - The Dey pronounced this speech while cree bly to previous nosice, it wis the English squadron was still in sight, their customers and the public.
nim usly agreed to submit the following to and the people answered him with shouts
Resolved-That throngh the Provideuce of approbation"!!!
of God, the crops of corn and grass are almost AMERICA: BRITISH.
all destroyed by the late drought and cold'ess Quebec, dug. 22.—“ We have much
of the last spring, thereby rendering it diffi
cult to subsist their cattle, much more to satista« tion in learning from all parts that yield milk; and trust their customers and the nothing can be more flattering than the public will not consider it as taking the advanappearance of the crops in the two Canariage of them, by raising the price two cents on das. We trust the pleasing prospect will the quart, as all other neces-aries of life have be eventually realized in overflowing gra- advanced in price, and every species of food Daries."
much higher and scarce. From the Montreal Herald of Aug. 17.- the Ist day of August vext, the price of milk
" Therefore, resolved—that from and after On Thursday last, a gentleman arrived in this city from Sault Ste Marie, with very
will be ten pence the quart, and this shall be
the established price." disagreeable reports from the Red River Settlement, of which so much has been
Separation of Maine.-The returns of the said and written for a while past. It is said, towns: giving 5,732 in favour of the measure,
votes on the question are received from 66 that a dispute had arisen between the In
and 4,607 ag ist it. dians and some of the Iludson's Bay Com Tutal number in 66 towns.
10,320 pauy's oficers, about an escort of provi Five ninths
.5,738 sions; that the parties came to blows, and In favour of separation .5,722 that, in the contest, 21 of the Hudson's
-16 Bay people were killed; inciuding the Go.
Boston, Aug. 20-_From the Baltimore Fe. venor, Mr. Semple.
derul Gizeite.Bauks.-The decision made Halifax papers to the 7th Sept. mention, by the convention of Deputies of the banks that accounts had been received by the of New York, Philadelphia, and BailiChief Justice of Bermuda from the Govern. more, lutely assembled in Philadelphia, rement in England, that the American tralie commencer to the banks of their respecto that island would be prohibited ; as being tive cities to fix on the first Monday in made a free port was only a temporary July next for the general and simultaneous · measure, and enacted duriug the war be resumption of specie payments. tween Great Britian and the United States; ommunicated to the Secretary of the and that Bermuda would be placed ou the Treasury by a committee who waited on same footing as the British West ludia bim for that purpose. islands.
Boston Leiters of the Sist Aug., state, that the country dealers were coming
down from the iuterior, till the fail trade Public Banks and Finances.
was combiencing, and that business was The Bank of the United States, apd the a shade triter, but stil, very bad: exresumption of cash payments, continue to isange was rising; at Boston it was a 2 be the chief subject of discussion in Ame per cent. premium. American 6 per cents. rica. The Boston papers of August 27th $9 a 90), and rising. mentions, that it is ascertainers that about Letters from Philadelphia to Aug. 30th, three millions of the capital of the Bank is bring most deplorable account of the stagnaunsubscribed for. Mr. Dallas, in a ciriu tion of business in that plac . They state, lar letter dated August 15, addressed to hat the warehouses are crowded with goods the commissioners of the Bank, meulions of every description, and that vessels lie in that he expects above eight millious of the quays for months togriver without a dollars will be collected in specie for the freight. A number of retail tradesmien of
AMERICA: UNITED STATES.
EMIGRATION TO AMERICA.
that city have actually closed their doors, , at New York bave applied to the Consul so general is the dearth of retail trade there for a passage back again to Great also.
Britain and Ireland, as they cannot find The American Fisheries. The following the means of living in that country. vessels have arrived within a few days Captaiu Beveridge, of the Cheerful, who from the Grand Bank, all of them belong sailed from Leith to New York some time ing to the town of Beverley –
ago, with passengers, writes home on the
Fish. 24th August, that a great many of these Hope, Morse
29,000 emigrants were soliciting a passage back Betsey, Ober .................. 32,000 gain, and that the British Consul was Romeo, Birck .......
20.000 in terms with the American Government Abigail, Letuvour
27,600 to get them sent home. Dove, Foster
29,000 Ten of the miserable emigrants referred Rebecca, Lovett...
$2,000 to in Mr. Buchanan's letter have arrived Active, Flaskel!
ai Liverpool in the Venus. They have Swift, Woodbury
$9,000 been rescued from starvation by the humaAdventurer, Morya:
30,700 nity of Mr. B. and sent to their native land. Britannia, Symonds
25,000 Dore, Homaps....
21,000 Paragon, Smith
Fortune accumulated. Favourite, Pomland
30,000 The richest publican in Vienna, and Halcyon, Woodbury ............. 82,000 doubtless in all Austria, died lately. His Russell, Haskell
26,000 name was (elsam, and he has left above and Bee. Woodbury, belonging to the three millions of Austrian money, which Hon. Wm. Gray, of Boston, with 41,000. are the fruit of his industry and economy,
He had been a dealer in wine for above 30 The following is an extract of a letter years, and bad begun with a very little from James Buchanan, Esq. (British Con- public-house şul we believe), dated New York Au. gust 23:
National Industry Patronised. “ You will be surprised that I expect orders daily to take up vessels to send desiring to promote by all possible means,
Brussels, Sept. 22. The Government, back thousands of emigrants from here to the national industry, the Minister of the England, ireland, and Scotland. applications at this office, this week, to be States a Table of all the Establishments
The Interior has required from the Provincial sent back. amount to 10 for England, 8 to of Industry that existed on the 1st of AuScotland, and 76 to Ireland: indeed, so great is the distress here, that thousands gust, 1816. The questions put by his Exmust starve if some money is not extended the Manufacturers may entertain of the
cellency must remove every doubt which to theio by our Government, which they have been induced to abandon. I have this information. The Government has no
use to which the Government means to put granted passports to great numbers to go other view than the promotion of industry. to Upper Canada: hundreds who have in the two last columns of the table, which been settled bere for years have applied to will contain the state of manufactures, the me to be permitted to go to Canada; but obstacles must be mentioned that impede a proper degree of delicacy is observed by the progress of our maunfactures, with our Government, lest it should be alledged the means of removing them.-(Dutch Pawe wish to draw any of the citizens from the States to our colonies. However, it is
pers.) a degree of satisfaction, that those parts of the Continent which have remained under
Oriental modes of Schooling adopted. the British Government is preferred to the
[From a French Paper.] United States, who boast so much of their We must hail with delight the project superior privileges I have no objection of an establishment which tends to teach that this extract should be published in quickly young girls to sew, embroider, England : on the contrary, I would deem mark linen, &c. This establishment is to at important that these things were fully be held at the ancient College des Grassins, known, that such emigrants should, in the Rue des Amandiers, near Genevieve. They first instance, go direct to Canada, who have adopted the Lancasterian method. are obliged to abandon their native soil."
It has been long known in France, but we We are informed on respectable autho- made little use of it; it is in the highest rity, dated sug. 16, that 3,000 emigrants perfection in England, from whence we
have, in a mauner, received it again. In schools of this kind which have done much the Rue St. Jean de Beauvais, at the an- good. But in this respect Paris will soon vie cient college des Sisreu, a school for boys with all the towns of Great Britain. In the is formed on the same plan, which does school for boys all the orders are verbally wonders. They learn to read, to write, to given; but in the school for girls they are count; one master teaches at the same given by signs, the general movements are time above three hundred boys, by means executed at the sound of a little bell, and of little tutors or monitors chosen among if they speak it is in a whisper. The Colthe cleverest of the boys. It is certainly a lege des Grassins is not yet begun, but it sight worth seeing, and every one who ar- will not be delayed. It will be a benefit rives from the country ought to put in his to the parish, to the town, and to France, memorandum book this institution, as one as one foundation will be followed by of the sights most worthy his attention. others. Thus what is good is not lost to Nothing is more ingenious than the me us. The elementary institution will spread chanism of this method. There is a full itself. These methods are renewed from detail of it in a little volume, which is sold the Greeks, the Egyptians, the Indians, at Mr. Colas', bookseller, Rue Bourbon, the Arabians. Every hint comes from the St. Sulpice. The school for girls is not less East, and there may be seen in the King's curious. Imagine a large room, well aired Library, in the third book, a note that in the summer, well warmed in the winter, may satisfy amateurs. two hundred girls are placed ten upon a form, ranged by the side of each other.
Compliment to Lord Exmouth. There are twenty benches, two of which The town of Marseilles has given two form a class, and in the classes they learn Olives, one to Lord Exmouth, and the to sew, gather, bein, draw threads, and other to Sir Hudson Lowe, because of the to do open work, wake button holes, sew assistance they had offered in the Mediteron buttons, to cross stitch, knit, plait, and ranean, in July, 1815, to the Royalists of mark. Where is the husband who is not Marseilles, when threatened with reduction enchanted that his wife should know how | by General Verdiere and Marshal Brune, to sew on buttons, to mark, and to stitch at the head of Buonaparte's troops. The bis frill? We often lose our linen, and olive presented to Lord Exmouth reprewhy? because it is not marked ;-by the sents a camp, and that destined for Sir method of these schools, all the young peo- Hudson represents the fort St. Jean. Both ple kpow how to mark from an A to an X of them (beautiful specimens of plate) are upon the shirts and cravats. By this raised on three branches, and surmounted means you have no fear of losing any thing, with a crown. On one of the olives are or at least the fear will not be so great, the words“ The 20th of July, 1815. The and every thing is in order. As there are town of Marseilles to Lord Ermouth.” And monitors for the boys, there are monitresses on the other a similar inscription to Sir for the girls. These half-mistresses are
Hudson." taken from the classes. The school-mis The following is the official account of tress gives a lesson, which the monitresses the harvest :-Of 74 Departments, 46 bave repeat, and make the others learn. Emu- had a favourable one, and 27 only a midlation is established, it is who shall work dling crop ; in one, the harvest entirely the quickest and the best. The work is in- failed. The crops of 20 of those Departspected instantaneously. Every girl bas ments are superior to those of 1814, which an apron which she leaves at the school, were very abundant; those of 21 others, and which is left to the care of the school are considered equal to those of last year. mistress. These aprons are placed upon the Notwithstanding the uncertainty of the seat of each girl before the work is distri-| weather, it is ascertained that the harvest buted, and they are replaced when the this year is more abundant than that of work is done. Every scholar is furnished the last. The consumptiou of the new with a thimble, a needle, thread, and every grain beginning later in the present year thing that is necessary for work. There than in any of the ordinary preceding is a pair of scissars among three girls, these ones, it may be taken for granted that the scissars are hung to the table or desk be supply will be sufficient till the harvest of fore the pupils by a string, long enough 1817. It is true that some part of the grain that all three can use them. The girls has been injured by the wet; but it has not learn to read and write by the same method lost its nutritive quality, and with some of instruction. In three or six months they trifling precautious, which private interest' are able to assist their parents, or, if they will suggest, and experience point out, the are old enough, to enter into the manage corn which has been injured may be turr. ment of the house. In London there are ed to good account."
A French journal, observing on the coloury : it has land capable of being rains which have been very prevalent in ploughied, salubrious water, a temperate most parts of Europe, states it as a fact climate, and a good pasturage; it is sepaascertained by experiment, that though rated from the rest of the states of Damel, there have been more rainy days this of which it forms part, by defiles, where year than common, the total quantity of three or four hundred inhabitants of the rain fallen has been less than the ordinary peninsula lately arrested the progress of average.
This very material distinction be the whole army of Damel, ten thousaod tween the number of days and the violence men strong. This African Prince seems of the showers will not astonish the oh- disposed to cede a territory in which he servers of nature, who know, that in the exercises a most uncertain authority. The hot climate of St. Domingo there falls five delegates of the Colonial Society expect to for six times as much water as in England come to an understanding with the inhaIn deference to public opinion at Paris,
bitants. One of them, M. Parsen, has the government has ordered, a window in | drawn up a roport on the subject, and the Louvre to be blocked up, whence, ae.
transmitted it to l'rance. cording to a tradition which the revolu
French settlers in South America, tionists greedily seized, Charles IX. showed himself at the massacre of St. Bartholo
The French have also formed a colonial establishment at Rio Janeiro, but not with
the official sanction of the Government.-One of the French papers speaks of a This colony is formed of male and female portative boudoir-a little chef d'ouvrc-an emigrants who were expatriated in conseapartment of ten feet square, which may be set up, in a short time, either in a large France. It consists of 400 persons: they
quence of the late political changes in hall, or barn, an orangery, a wood, upou a have obtained from the Portuguese governterrace, or in a boat. A mule is sufficient ment three bouses, with furniture, and to draw the materials of it in a cart. The some negroes as domestics; they receive interior is furnished with curtains, pictures, daily rations of fish, flesh, fruits, and Madivans, and tapestry. In winter a chimney deira or Port svine. Every planter remay be affixed to it.
ceives from the State a large portion of French settlers in Africa.
ground; but this liberality is of little va
lue, from its being difficult to clear in con. Paris, Sept, 2.–The latest intelligence sequence of the want of instruments. from Senegal announces, that not only the boats of the French frigate Meduse had Commemoration of Marie Antoinetie. arrived at St. Louis, but that the governor Oct. 17.—Yesterday was consecrated to and officers had even saved all their effects. the commemoration of the melancholy an. Part of the ship-wrecked mariners had uiversary of that on which the unfortunate followed along the coast, and arrived with- Queen Marie Antoinette perisbed. In the out any accident, except M. Kummer the morning the bells of all the parishes were naturalist, and one of the delegates of the set in motion, and summoned the faithful to Philanthrophic Colonial Society. This the propitiatory ceremonies to take place. traveller, having wandered away from his All the theatres were shut. A high mass companions to discover fresh water, found and requiem was performed in the Chapel an abundant and limpid spring; but while of the Palace of the Thuilleries : the Royal lie was drinking, he was taken prisoner by Family attended.-Madame remained in a party of Traersas-Moors, to whom he ber apartments, absorbed in pious and sorcalled himself an officer of high rank, rowful devotion. which made them conduct him to the
In the Metropolitan Church, and in all French fort, mounted on a fine horse.- those of the capital, services were celeThe governor rewarded them handsomely. brated in the presence of numerous conAll the instruments of agriculture sent by gregations, amidst which were distinguishthe Colonial Society were swallowed upined the first Officers of State, and persons the waves.
This is a heavy Icss, and will the most eminent for their dignity and funcretard all attempts at cultivation for at least tions. All the temples belonging to the
different religions were alike open for the The delegates who are in the village of expiatory ceremonies. The reading of the Dacar have already explored the peninsula Queen's will was every where listened to in of Cape Verd, where they hope to form the silence of the most profound grief, and their first establishment. This peninsula with the feeling of admiration due to such is not very fertile, but it has nevertheless a monument of resignation, magnanimity, all the resources necessary for forming a and clemency. Abundant collections af