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EACH DAY'S PRICE OF STOCKS IN JANUARY, 1802. Bank 13 rerul 3 per Cl.4 percils perci sperC! Long Short India India Exchq.jFunda. Souths. Old
Om Irish | Imp. Eng. Lott. Brith
86 30% 1874
671 68 84
982 19 så
664 16 9 86
662 16 9 864
694 695 691
7 1884 685
219 9) 1894 68:
996 10 Sunday 1891
219 12 1891
99 13 68
2181 15 1894 681
219 10] 1874 682
5 218 21 189 67)
214 271 1894 681 681 853 981 995
214 [Printed by NICHOLS and Sox, Red-Lion-Pallage, Flest Street, London.)
984 674 16 12 863 75
984 675 116 12 75
98 67 16 12 864 J. BRANSCOMB and Co. Stock-Brokers, as the Lucky Lottery Office, Holbourne
Meteorolog. Diary for Jan. 1802, kept at Baldock. Lat. 52o. 2. Long. 5%, W, AT 8 A.M.
At 2 P. M.
Approxim. of the wind to the cardinal points The quadı of the horizon divided into only 4 equal parts. NE 5. W 2
2 little 29.725 131.5 27
R. B 4
31 31 20
L. -55 R 34 34 32.5 31 1
33 130.5 20
.1) Sr. 28
Do. .26R 225 25
.6c St. 26 28
3 1 R. B.30.0 S 26 32
38.5 thg 41
.89 40 141.5
47 43 5
30.10 R 44
.81 540 42.5 IR.B. .69
19.64 33.26 31.131811541411
35 03136.1126/1139|48| METEOROLOGICAL TABLE for February, 1802. Height of Fahrenheit’s Thermometer. Height of Fahrenheit's Thermometera Barom. Weather
Barom. Weather in. pts. in Feb. 1802.
111. pts. in Feb. 1802.
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE,
For FEBRUARY, 1802
Mr. URBAN, London, Fel. 14. As a wife, mother, daughter, **SINCERE Admirer and a farmer's wife, the is an ex
of Mrs. West's cha- ample to be held up to every feA
racter and conduct male. In the latter point of view, in life was highly the thines in -carefully preserving gratined by the jult the checfes ihat are made in her
encomium you were house, seeing what butter she can pleased to bestow on her writings*, 1pare is properlg fint to market, which are allowed by many great and in every thing regularly overDivines to be founded on found looking the busineis a large family principles of piety and morality, occasions. What leisure the has is as well as executed with a degree of spent in reading, during which her ability that thews fuperior talents hands are employed in knitting and a cultivated mind. But allow stockings for her husband, and me to say, Sir, I was surprized, af- three fons, the eldest of whom is ter reading her various publications, placed in a merchant's counting that your correspondent, p:7, could house, and gives a fair promise of for a moment suppose that the made, following the excellent advice her and carried her butter to market. letters to him contains. Such habits of life would totally Few subjets, Mr. Urban, are unfit the mind for literary exes more grateful to my mind than tions; and, I am sure, if Mrs. dwelling on the virtues of a woWeft's fituation had required such man 1 10 highly venerate. In the daily labour, me veiller could, British Critick of November last nor' would have spent her time in her manners, &c. &c. are menthe service of the publick, however tioned with approbation; and it is ready that publick may now ap- needless to add the has always pear to reward the merit they lo mixed in good company. loudly commend.
Before I take leave, allow me to Mr. West is in truth a farmer, say, that when I meet Mrs. Prucultivating a small paternal estate dentia Hometpun (the name the in a parish where his ancettors re àssumes in Gollip's Story, Advanfided in respectable stations. He tages of Education, Tale of the is also a tenant to his wite's father, Times, &c.) I shall advise her when and the worthy rector of Bowden, the next goes to market with lutter, who succeeded Mr. West's grand, that the makes use of Dobbin and father and brother in that prefer- panniers, by which means her hands ment. His circumftances are not will be at liberty for knitting stockaflluent, yet they have always al- ings; this method is always praclowed Mrs. W. to appear with tiled by the Welsh women. X. Y. ceconomy as a gentlewoman; and to receive as visitors, occafionally,
North of Ireland, people Mrs. Welt's humility
Feb. 16. teaches her to esteem as superiors; F Epitaphiensis (p. 7) will look but she has never been seduced by into the British Critick for Novanity to accept invitations which vember 1801, he will see, at the the thought would interfere with a conclusion of the Review there firict attention to trivial doméstic given of Mrs. Welt's excellent Letduties.
ters to her son, a very satisfactory # Vol. LXXI. p. 735.
a count of her persón, character, falling into my hands has tempted and family, which are of the
nie to become your correspondent, most respectable connectious. And that I shall be happy to see it rethough her worthy husband farms, corded in your most valuable MisI believe, his own etiate, and the cellany.
MARIANNA. perintends the management of "Siry
Icl, lt, 1795. her household and dairy with the Amongst thofe wou bear a lincere most exemplary economy,
they part in your furrows, give me leave to are neither of them in the low condole rith von on ihe great and lite situation which this writer so hced- mented lots which your family and the letily represents, with a very blame- country bave futiained in the late Earl able inattention to their feelings, is an event peculiarly affecting. Mc
of Macclestield. The death of a parent This is written from a mere regard mors, ever buty upon these occasions, to justice, remote fron, and utterly' fondly retracing pali teenes, recalls the unknown to, the parties.
endearmenis of former times, placing Yours, &c. DESBOROUGII. then in full view before us, and giving
additional poiznancy to grief. The Mr. URBAN,
Jun, 19. tears of affectionate duteous forrow N taking a furrcy of toine stream, and reafon for a while opposes ettates in the county of Lincoln
the current in vain. Ilis Lordihip's during the coule of last summer, I. public and private virtues will be held niet with a place which I thould knoivledged 10 be genuine, becante,
long in remembrance. They were acbe very glad to fee fome further ac
likelimielf, they were mild, l'enignant, count of from fome of your bet- and worientacious. lle derived no ter-informed correfpondents. The lafire from his rank; but his rank inuch place I allude to is situated three from his characer and conduct. In a iniles South of Sleaford, in the venal and corrupt age, it is well known,
that the calls of honour and the oblilordship of Burton Pedwardine, about fourscore yards from Olli- putions of religion were ever, with street road, or Marham lane. It virtues, Sir, which bis Lordship por
him, facred and inviolable. There consists of a square moaied area of filled in to eminent a degres, form part about ten acres (now a ploughed of your inheritance, and ought to be clote), whereon hath been and your confolation. Departed worth, now are marks of several founda- ihough full of years and honours, tions of buildings. The place is claims the willing iear; and the hunan called Marhams, and is part of the heart may, and is allowed to exult in estate of Orby Hunter, esq.
The is close alliance with integrity, excelmoat is fupplied by a little rill of lence, and virtue. I am," &c. water which runs by the place.
Mr. URBAN, Tradition fuys here hath been a village; if so, I am not surprized at
ALTHAM PLACES,1:36; its being forsaken, from its low, were a fet of desperate vildamp, and folitary situation, added lains, shofede predations were chiet
ly in or near Waltham forcat, in Er to bad roads and cold clay lands.
The manfion of the Pederar- fex. The nature of their ofiences dines, at Burton, food just about will appear by the preamble of an 30 yards from the church to the act of parliament pailed on the ocWeft. The moat still remains; cafion, 9 Geo. I. c. 22. anno 1722, and the adjoining lands still are
and called, from the ctfenders, The Black dit.
X. Y. called the Parks.
Whereus feveral ill-designing and Mr. URBAN,
diforslerly persons have of late affociated HE character of an excellent and entered into confederacies to fup
thewlelves under the name of Blacks, man seems to have been to port and alliki one another in ticaling truly though brief y, pourtrayed and defiroying of deer, robbing of war in the following letter, which rens and filh-ponds, cutting down