Title: Columbian phenix, or, Providence patriot
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Title: Columbian phenix, or, Providence patriot
Alternate Title: Providence patriot
Physical Description: 3 v. : ;
Language: English
Publisher: Jones & Wheeler
Place of Publication: Providence R.I
Publication Date: 1811-1814
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Rhode Island -- Providence -- Providence
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Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 9, no. 1 (Jan. 19, 1811)-v. 11, no. 52 (Jan. 8, 1814).
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C OL UMJIA-


P iE" IEX


Or, PROVIDENCE PATRIOT.


NUMBER, 14. PRO!IDEXNCE SATURDAY MORNING, APIIL 18, 1812. '. VOLUME 10.
.;. ". iin.,,.i__ iiii_. li.--... ifirii n J- ,,I I i iiiiiiiiiiiiiimi i iinrB i in '-1- :--- = --^'-- "..' r_.... I i.


NEW SPRING GOODS.
Opening this day, .1p*il 11, at
WA'TSON GLADDING's,
A Complete aflortroent of ENGLISH, IN-
A,I FRENCH AN sCOTCH GOODS,,
'''edtlining of -.vetry article in demand;, which
.- -: 4hey-are now felling at umnfually low prices, at
: "'Wholefale -and retail.


EMUOAL.
A:HE fubfcriber has this day removed his
Stock of J400TS and SHOES into the Store
elbie going to Mrs. Avif Downifon, No. A, Mar-
: h-ket -Street, lately occupied by Capt. WuILLIAM
P OTr-ta, where he now offers a genuine and
S general atForuirent of .
"Ladies and Gentlemih's Shoes and
:Pumps.
In addition to hisformer afortment, he is
receiving daily from he beft workmen in the
S 'tnied States, all kinds of Shoes now in ufe.
Alfo, Boers made to -eafures .at the fhortett
otice, warranted equal to auyfor falein this,
town. Oldi-and. nw cufomersawe invited fio
c l at -this Store, where they will meet with
S- eiry attention, by the public's obedient fer-
p'ant, WILLIAM F. GREENE.
r ,.. l"


REA .ES'-lATF.'FOR'SALE


: ,A-- -- -; a --- '
At Public Atlctieai.
ON SATURD AY, the 25th day Of April'
ifntt,'at two o'clock, P, M. will be fold at
SP'iblic Auction, without reserve, at the Dwel,
- lng -Loufe of THOMAS ABORN, Efq. in
laWviuger, the Houle.and Lot where the faid
Aborn now lives, a number of valuable Houfe
Loristind Water Lots, and one lMedow Lot,
cDtnairing i aboard one acre, adjoining the Cove,
Shelag an excellentifituation ftr a dillilery, ill
A-.i ired in the moft pleasant part of Pawtwuet
'"oeher with-a Wood Lot, firuated- in War-.
wick. and fix hundred .and fErty acres of Land
.tk-he.-.Satitof Ohio.- The conditions ofale
will be liberal, aad made known at the time and'
-place of fale. .. '
Space, James- U. Arnold.
p!ll.. -
LIST OF LETTF.RS
eimining iw.- the Post'-Offlce, Paw-
S- WUcket, April 1, 1812.
NALTHNIEL ALLEN, John Allen, Jo.'
tiph Abler'i,.Eliab Abb.of,Remember Anthony,
Jacobi B6tkcom, lir. Bridge, Levi Blackin.gton,
Gaikill BuffTu, N.athaniel Bumip,' James .G.
Co''hrin, Ahiab Capiron, Sarah Cottrell, Ld'm.
Uel Crpemnter, Frantis Chipman,-Amey Dag-'
gett frael Diggett, Thomas M'Donnell,.2i;
Catharine Dodge, Aaron Fliler,. Anna Gar-
tea,-Samuel Garrett, John Hjealey,:2 Nathan'
Hil, .Noah Howe,. George H. Hiough,. James
$iarci Ezra Perriy, jn. G. Rhodes & Co..
Jofeph Razey, Nathaniel Robinfon, Jonathan
Sherman, 2 ,; Obadiah- :.A.' Thayer, Jofhua
Weaver, Eleazer Whipple.
O 1. : IIFANY, P. M.
S. pril 1 ..... ., :
TAKE NOTICE .
A .tL tperfon ';are hereby cautioned agaflft
hKarboring or trufling my wife Belly Rounds,:
as fhe has behaved in very indecent and un-.
becoming manner,, therefore J ami determined
on not paying. any-debts of her" contracting af-
ter this date.
,, GEORGE W. RO1iUNDS;'
.:April 1 ..

NOTICE.
HE I'iembei-s of rhe Prscience AVniation
e fM'echlsn's i aid Mafnufacstrs are hereby no-
Lified, tflat the, annual meeting of-the A tiaia-
Hioi for' the choke of Oficers, will be held on
Monday next, at 2 o'clock, P. M. at the Court.
6oufe. -'B rdtr of the Pr4fident,
e 'JOHN HOWLAND, ee'ry.
pi ... .' '" ,* .

RE AL E-TATE.
O f (ale, or to:;ieti,:-aFARM lvyiog in thr-
rillviile, about half a;mile.eaft of.Allum Pond,
containing about 200 acres Of excellent LAND,
well proportioned fcij mowing, ploughing, pail..
uring.and: wood-land, with a.goo,d Dwelling-
loufe aid Barn, 40 by 44 feet ; and 3 good
Orchardsr; thpreisa turnpikee Road lately laid
out, running through faid Farm,-from.Brook.'-
tgeld to Providence.,
Likizuise-A LOT adjoining the above farm,
containing, aQuth :: acres, with a' Dwelling-
IHoufe, Saw-Mill-iand "2 Grif-Mills, command-
ipg a great rtun of cftomn; there is an 'ample
fipply of water. the fubfcriber having erected
on the above Lot a Cotton Manufact6ry, in
which 1500 Spindles may run, wiihes to dif-
pofe of a part of it, onphaccommodating terms.
The' above FaOory is, now in operation, For
further particulars ,enqdire of .BANI PHIL-
WE.S, on the'premifes.
BuiAijlle, Marh 7.,, ""


Jones & R.Rathbone,
.At their Adueion & Commission Store,
MARKET, ZttS-,T,
OFFER A' PRIVATE SALt, ATlA REDTITCID FELICE-S
AND LIBERAL CREDITS,
The following Articles, for approved pa-'
Sper-viz ,.
45 Whole and half Pipes Am.erican GitN
20 Hiids. Weft India RUM,
SPipes 4th.proof Cogniac BRANDY,
10 Quarter Calki Lifbon &Malaga WINES,
20 Hhlds, retailing MOLASSES,
25 Calks ,firft quality American GUN-
POWDER,
80 Barrels SUGAR,
20 Boxes Sperm. & Ruffia CANDLE,
10 Hhds' TOBACCO,
100 Chetts Hyfon, Hyfon-Skin, Souchong.'
& Bohea TEAS, of a.fuperior quality
T100 Wt. bell Ruffia FEArHHERS, in lots
to fuit purchafers '
2000 Half pint TUMBLERS,
10 Calks 10d and 20d. wrought. N A tL.
St Catsh' advance, d on Goods de -
iofited for Publi o' Private Sale, and Saks,
go.iranteed fora fmnall Comm ifion. -
March 28. c '


IO be fold, a good FARM/ii' Wootitock,
(Con.) lying on' the; Woodilock and Somerst
"'.irnpike, on'e and f.all miles from Woodftock
Meeting houfe, containing 200 acres of choice
land, well propoitioned into mowing,|plough-
ing, pafiuring and wood land, and well watered
with never f.ailing. ftreams ; the whole well
fenced wit itone-wall in good repair .pa rtice
ularly fiutbleor a.dairy, or for keeping Me-
rino Shee ,,, and is cellntly calculated for
-raifing rye.' "Forty head of cattle have afualiy
.been kept on laid farra through the .year, and
'70 barrels cider,. made annually. There is. a
-very convenient houf,, almnoft new, valueo at
12000 dols.) three barns, and other buildings
standingg thereon. There is on" faid farm, -a
Chance for fatting up ,' Gin Diffilleiy arid Tub-
.Mill, Said farm will be fold cheap, aud a gen:,
'erous credit given for part ok th.. purz hare
sm'nOiy." For further particulars require of,
W'M. BOWEN. '-inho,dr, in Woaauiock,or
.of JOHN. M.' I'IN, on ilhe premises .
This adv rtifement will be continued until
the Farmi' s fold.-_ .
November 28 y.

th hias k-,waid. jiin.
,JFIA.S. for Tale; at his cabinet Ware-.Houfe,
next door North of Mr. William Wiilktlfon's
, Book-Storte, a com'plcte affiroi-ment- of
Cabinet L cph/oAterer's Furniture,
made of the beft rnarerias, and by filperior
workmen- Aso6, from factories o-celebri-yv in
New-York and New-.Jerfey, a large afirtihent
of highly finifhad and'weil made Fancy Chiars'.
.ijkeqkjie, at his Luinuber-Yard,.adjoining his
Ware-Rloom-and back of Cheaptlde, all kinds
of, Mahogany, Plan-iks, Boards, branched -and
Sfhaded VEN sRES, &c. .
The above articles will be fold extremely
l' f, for Cafh or Notes."' .March 7.

Dr.: Bowen, jun,'
AEAVING opened his SURGERY in Col..
lege6ftreet, gives this public 'notice, that he
will receive7there,, every t'edvefday mourning,
from nine tO ie.ven o'clock,poor perfons affli&ed
with. Difeafis of the.,4yes,.to whom advice and
aflilance will be re dered gratis.
January 4', 1812. .


,. .NOTICE. ." :.
.W1E the fubicrithrs, Commifiotneirs to re".
ceive and examine the- claitnms again the
Eftate of Josta.. HuMPIHRETs- late of Provi
dence,-deoeafed, reprefehted info'lveat, hereby
give notice, thatjfix months from the 16th
infant are allowed to the creditors to exhibit
their claims, or they will be precluded accord.
iog to law. .
Jonathan Cadyv,
John Parrott.
All performs indebted to faid Eftate are re,
quefted to make immediate payment, to
Eliza Humphrey, Exeeutr x,
Or .to JoaH EA.rTOw, "er Agent.
March 28. '"
STONE-CUTTING.

MA R BLE AND S L.4TE
MONUMENTS
OF EVERY DESCRIPTION,
Executed with. care, at the Shop of
SS. TINGLEY,
Afew Doors Nort/h of the Stone Church,
MA'IN-STREET, PROVIDENCE"..:
'J' Pe rfons wishing to ere&- MONMENTwrs
are refpetfully 'invited to call and. fee fpeci-
meins of the work. The terms Ahall be-as low
as can he had in this town, and every comr-
mand thankfully received.
' pril .


ANOTICJ '. ,
THE t-NIQN DYING COMPANY hav-
ing appointed Mri. Ed'ward 8. Sheldon their
'Agent, O, the 2.1- March infi. In -place of Mr.
Jafo JStane, reiig ied, requell all person. hold-
ing demands against faid Co. to present. them
to the Agent for payment, at'their Store, op-
poflte Mr. Jofepli Anthony's, Weybofret-fireet.
Caleb Jiilldams,
Henry Mathewsonj
Benj. D. Jones,
"*anmes Brattle,
Earl Potter.
The Union Dying Co. having engaged fev-
eral experienced, workmen at their eftlabli(h-
ment in Cranfton, will dye cotton and woollen
yarn ;and cloths, of the different.colors, which
for beatty and durability cannot but afford
fatisFalion to thofe who may favor them with
'their bufinefs. Having a Cailander of a fu-
'periot conftru&ion at the fame place, and a
workman engaged who ferved an apprentice-
fhip at the bfuinefs in England, they will cal-
lender cotton -and, linen cloths, and fold them
in j(e Englifh flylte. Terms reasonable, and
pay received in cotton'yarn or cloth All.-or-
ders left at the fubfcriber's ftore in Weyboitet-
ffreet, oppofie 'Mr. 'Jofeph Anthony's, will
naeet withimrnmediate attention.
EDWARD'S. SHELDON, A~4rt.
TO WEAVERS.
Cotton Yarn, of all colors and every defc._p-
'tion put out to weave, and the beft payinade.
S.Apply as .above.


S ..' R OG1 ,
Vegetable Puimonici Detergent.
lFor Cunsaumptive, dthmdltic and CatiM-rhv. Corn- -
', fi nts. : .--<. -
S..VER since man emanated from the hands'
of nis MA"tcar, he has been a prey to dif ale, :
and. a victimn ol.ldeath [this ultliinately is the
fAte .of mah, 'but felf-prelervation being 'thlie
firit law of "nature, .1 -ig--. medical.men,
Since thediavior-.,-'.:..;. have dben .inde --
faigby'engagcie iin- to -' :'. Ci'.i uit cure
dileafes ; afid their en 'a v.i to promote this'. "
S.dCeu 'le c lc"t have "*i h.Jed' With.'great !
htci.^ -.-ii'-.i-: ^ of' ,,e dui ies. wlil>. ,Ifflih-t. ..
the huiAaaft ,ce4 .ftilt it. is a lameitable.fact
.that' the aire;npts o the' faculty to remove Pul-
mhonary affect:.-us. haveitwd often proved bbor- I
tive --.hiis'cdfiide-iation, witl the predifpofi- '
tion of the iubfcriber.to Pualmonary Confump-,
tol', has induced him, di'hingj the ex-perience
of 20 years'in the Field of Medicineito turn his
attention more p_'titularly to' Confiumptiver
Afthmatic"tnhd Catarrhal complaints .and-he
has"iio .the fatisfa&ion to'anotounce.to the pub-'
lic, that he has fele&ed' and compounded,- froinm
the .v-geable-kingdom, a mild, yet efficacious
Medicine, denominated RoGERs's VEGiTABLa7
PuLMpoNic DETERGENT, which he confidently
aferts will remove dte moft obfliinate Cough, i
the Precufo- to 'a Confumption, and even the
Puihnonary Confumption'itfelf, if taken in the
Mncipierit agess of the difeal e, and according to
the Direltion accompanying the Medicine.- -
This. declaration. he is warranted in making,
from the iffeveration of thousands of refpe&a-
ble ,persons in the- United: States,. now in the
enjoyment of health, who,but for thisMedicine
as a mean in the hands of the Great Preferver of
men, (for he works by means) would probably
be pining on beds offcz,*tefs, or.repofing in the
.grave GEORGE ROGERS.
.Vortham/ton. (-Aas.) Aug. 6, 1811..
CERTIFICAdt8.
1 ISRAEL FENNER, of Providende, T
the State'of Rh6de.-Ifaind, do hereby certify,
'that my wife, Ruth Fetner, was a'Aliced for a
confiderable time in the Summer of 1811, with
an extremely fevere 'cough, pain in the fide
and lo.fs of appetite, which educed' her to fuch
a low and feeble (tate, that fhe was fcarce able
to wall- acrofs her, room, and to all appearance
was faft. inclining to a.quick confumotion.-I '
immediately obtained one cake of Dr. Roger 'a
Vegetable Pulmonic Detergent, and after taking t
it according to direction, the was reftored to her \
ufual ftate of health; which I' attribute, with
the bleffing of God, to the above valuable med- .
icine ISRAEL FENNER. 0
Providence, November 11I, 181 L. '
Sold only by HENRY W ATERMAN and d
Co. at their Store in Weyboffet-ftreet.
Providence, Sept. 7, 1811. leSwly.


'iHE fubtcriber having returned to his na-
tive place after an abfence of more than five t
years, employed in the purfuit of Medical In.
formation, in the moft celebrated Univerfities
and Hofpitals in Europe, now offers his services
to his friends, and the public in general, as a
Pra&itioner in Pa-rsic, SURGERY and MID-
WIFERY.
N. B. He may be found at all hours at his
father's, Dr. WILLIAM 'BOWEN.
WILLIAM C. BOWEN.
- The fubfcriber informs' hip friends and the .c
public, that he 'has take his Son, Dr. WIL-.
LIAM C: BowEN, -a asn AssITANT.;nd PART- ,.a
:NER in his BIfineifs. ; ..p ,, p
WILLIAM B OWVEN,
01cber aS. ftL


~ L


( Autar .,it.
-- .:' -
ANACT_-
E 'a- r o.,- aif te '
Laying an Eibargo an alfthe shipriand
Vessel in the ports andlharbors of thli
United States, ftr, a limited time. '
E E it nacked by the Sinati anid Houe of R-pre.
sentativef of the Unt'ed States cfiameica irn
Congress assembled, '1 hat an Embargo be and
hereby is laid for the term of ninetydays from
and after the pafling of this aa, on alt fhips
and vyffeis in the ports and places within the
limits or jurifdicion of tt-e U'nied States, clear-
ed or not. cleared) bound -to any foreign 'port or
place i and that no cieea,-ance be fuirt.iflid to
any hip or veffei bu.,d to fuch foreign, port
or place, except vrifle!s in ballaft with i-h con.
fent of the Prtfident of the Unitec atcs; and
-that the Prefiden.t be' authorized to give fuch
inftrudaions to the officers of rh- revenue and
'f fthe navy and'revenue cutters of the Ur,i.ed
'States, as (hall appear belt adapted for carrying
the fame into fu,, effect : Provided, That noth-
ing herein contained h'iall be conftrued to pre-
vent the departure 'f any foreign fhip or vef-
fel, either in ballall ovr with thl good', wares
andr nierchandise or, boj-rd of L.uc foreign fihip
or yeffel when noritfiJ of this af&.
Sec. 2. And &e it further, ena.i7d, Thatdur-'
ing the continuance of -this act, no registered
or fta-letter vefel fhai be. ailowel to depart
from' any one port of -h1 United States 'to any
other within theflame, tunlefs th. master, own-
er, confignee or fta&tr 'of tuch veffel hall firif
give bond, with one or more. iuretiei, .to the,
,olletor of the diftrift foir which (he is bound
t' depart, in a furn odoutble tihe.,vaue of the
vVefel and cargo, conditioned rhat the goods,
wares or merchandise, with which (fhe'fall bel
laden, hbihll be relandedin fonic pSrt of the U.'
nihed States. '- : .' .....: .. -
Sec. 8. And be itfurther enacted, That if .1,'
fhip or veflel (hall, during the continuing..: of
this aa, depart from aay port of tihe United
States without a clearance or permit, or it any
fhip or .~leffelhal, contrary to the provisions
of this a- proceed to a foreign port or place.
or tra-e with or put on board of any other fhip
or' veflel any goods, iares"or mcr-.han',ze, o .i-
foreign or domestic growiAy-or mrnnurfa~tuie,
foch (hips or vefrTh,. goods;, wares'eand mer-
chandize -.hall be wholly fortfited, and if the .
fame l-all not be feized, the owner or. oweArs,"
agent, freighter or fadLors, of any inch -fhip or
veffel thai, for every fuch offence, fortet and
pay a furn equal to doublee 'the vaLue '"d thiW
/hip or veflei aid targo, and "Thallnever there-
after be allowed a credit for 'dtities on .any
goods, wares or merchandizeiinpoi cd ivf hifi
or them into any of the points of thP ,Jited
States, and the mailer or commander 'of fich,
fhip.or veffel, as well as all other perfons who
hall knowingly be concerned in futhIrohibi-
ted foreign voyage, fhalBleach rlMpea.ively for.
feit and pay a fum not exceeding tweny thou.
fand nor lefs than one thoufand dcitars fi ev.
ery fuch offenice, whether the veflel be f-i ed
and condetrined or not, and the.oath or affir.
nation of anymafte'r or .mmanoer;.,knowing.
ly offending against the provifi&ns of this fec-
tion, hall ever thereafter be inadiniffibte.'be-
fore any'colleilor of the,cuftoms of the UAited.
States. :..".
Sec. 4. And 'be itfurther enacted, That all
penalties and forfeitures ar.fing wander, or' ia-
curred by virtue of this at, prosecutedd and-re.
c,%tcred, .with.colts of fruit, by aft.on of debt, in
the name of the United Stares of-Amrerica, or
by indi .nent or information in any courtharv-
ing competent jurifdiftion to try the fatei e and
fall be difiributed and accounted for ir. the
manner prefcribed by the ad, entitled 'Ari
Af to regulate the collection of duties .,n im-
ports and tonnage," paffed' the fecond-day of
March, one thoufand -feven hundred and nine.
ty-nine ;,and flch penalties maybe examined, -
mitigated or remitted, in like..mander, anidun.
der like conditions, regulations and reflri&ionsi.'
as are prescribed, authorifed and dire&ed-by .
the aft, entitled "'Ani At to provide for miti..
gating or .remitting .the forfeitures', penalties
and disabilities accruing in certain cafes th'irein
mentioned," paffed the third day of Marchi
one thoufand even hundred atid ninery even,
and made perpetualbyan a& pafitd the eleventh
da' of February, one thousand eight hundred..
Provided, That all penalties 4and forfeitures.
which (hall havebeen incurred by'vii-tue of
this aat, previous to the expiration. tereof,
may and hall thereafter be recovered and dif.
ributed in like manneras if this a& hattl con-,
inued in- full force and virtue. ".
H..CLY. : ". -
Speaker of the Hu/eu f Reprefentaties. .
WM. H.CR.;WFORD, '
S President of the Swate prtlehnpore.',

ApPRovhD, JAMES MADI -ON.

DOTTON-YARN, of various .ntbners and
f good quality, put out to- WEAVE tor the
HOPE COTTON MANUFACTURING COMPANY,
t their Stor. in Main'theet, .(formerly occu-
led by MeiTrs..Bronjd'Ives-) by '
- AIEXANpR ADIE, .dgent.
October E.









4&om th NAT-rIuNAI. lANTK.LLiRr L t Gu, 7i~thOst.
WE this day- present to our .readers the Act to
lay an Enb irgo, passed by Congress with 'closed
door.,, toc her with a detail of .the proccedJings of
thte oo UlusCes onithe subject. Thfe teral oi its do-
rationit appe'irw, is ninety days, ad d it is to apply
to all vessels, cleared or not cleared, bounid-to any
fC;r.gn prt. The laW contains s itlh'i:tis.,lf flt ne-
cessa.ry ptrvisioti to, scut its i exa cetion,- and for
that.pirpoile the naval farce of r.h United States is"
properly put iti requisition.
WVit.k te motives which indln.ed the Executive to
'r(oi'nn.nt( tI..:~ zI~assage of such atn act!we are,.of
C.-Ii, :ec. i ,,.;I.L T '; 'but presume they may be
St',uid .-tefle circunitstiiticd to which we haIve here-
tofore 1 el:ted' a h,.%fctioning .tlhe measure-in the
1Nite inuspticious news from I'urope ; the ho.lti'e.ss
ftor seamen in England,; the kiown iitetifibn of that'
government tos wi'l asquadroa .on our coast to ahnoy
omr cocmunerce ; the late nomnetous caitume1, some
of ileII oU-O itr co.st. undieri the Orders in Couicils ;.
together with tlie determined p rseveaite of tihe
British goreriiiiment in those onnoxions measures
which strike ait ti ;root of.qo'ommnnerce ; these,
we say,, are the c-onises to w10h:' e we are iniedi to
rifer .tcie reco.u cn-.'.-i.on of thdis step by thie Prc's-
dci:t. -' o"" t: "
Under such circnumiainn-', the adaption of this,
metmuire by C(rIgrcss, by.a cu.r ie r, ii"ritv in
tlihe Seate,.and a very laige j. rit tilr.- HOuse of
Rt;>sciitati yea, proves tiatite spirit of the nation is
yp, resol ted no longer to siililit to rite op Iss:on and
de-ir;dation which have heretofore been initftled onD
t.s 4 lnoGt with inp.uliity by toli' ign powers.
SThe .Embargot Law is, i itself, :n act equal in its
operatiofl as.it affects the belligerents-; at the sathe'
time that thl non-impmrtation .act is preser-wed
against GIreat Britain for reftsiiigto repeal her- Or-.
el'rs in Council. Being lihtftte3.in its duraution, at.
tile end of the Embkrgo the Iixedcile'vahddCoi-
gress are" at libertv to take w'hut measures theV
think proper as to lo6th "r either o'f these .pIowers'
and whils tli l,,ii, i',ct'ft open to both.powers for
iveomniodatioa on f.ir.and'hmnorable conditions, in.
t:w meat, tifc pi epirti.ns for. 'wvalike operations
1,%v .h.n l. rrbi t )lv- ,'!- oon ,ftl.tn e t act.'ity. '.
S'i'he s re the pnr:inin fe.'rtr'es of his measue,
en wtich we have not at prescht tine. to -eolai'ge'
tmnt to whiih \e st~ail devote .a column.or t'o in qur
per!t.:i.d sur.cf'di; 1 'p r.
-Wer will .' nidl, .t tii titmne, thtt thereis no
dsr-c, rwh'lt u e;.\crin,. [ t sup1irts withi.ntegrity
ai hrd msi te tlhe r:gltt *it thle people;CbAt it will, in
tetut I, r porilt. A crriisii.Is al-'i .l whiclhc puts to frial the
frctie :,i)J p;:.lr ,in .A this i;'tion; and Sve will
j nLtlpernm"tcti't,4ves t' 'froibttli'i esuut. '

WA I eoN CT'ry, d.firil 9,
WVe understand 4ct.- ID.K Anoa n has accepted
the commasrl of ihe armi' desioucd for the. north,
tiad is minkjng ihirangemenits foit raising, concern'
lt-ating andl'oti'r.iaifrg the troops of the additional
in lifar es h '.:lim ec t. : .. .. ...
H- Tat artl':h'portant crisis, iha, .i'rrlced in the U.
States is Seen n ecrv cne that it has beelii unavoi-
dal, ii .&'ce 'ii-l' *i : ;.,,l that it may bc-maxdce
to ermnated witt ho iot ad advantage to Republi-
CAr, g. cernnient, cnimiat ;,di.t of a doubt. \Ye
d '44 tlus c"Tc1lpsnIOi fr'ui firnibeliefthat our cpuni-
C]Is W'ill bW u .eji ,id lI,' tarldninister:'d in eye.;
Irv ranchnh AN, i '. ah ri'iiir.'nt, And that the, people
.ill pi &-tlhose vUinues. ai.d energies whichWvere
n enmnm-ilV displayved l1 ,,r Revillution. '? '
T'IQ 'Ei;b.Irgo now lail i.-, a ine;tisure whose 'trile
chri"cter caunat be mi's;il6en. 'Ii.nriot wa:r, nor
0diS -it l eritably' lead tivai'r. But a that result *is.
4-ohdfl. howeftr nich i to Ie rt~etted, itr tyvidm
thlt. it cannmony he by an hoioirahle ecmwmodation.
alth ilte i lmgttewt.s. on ,the various and, grievous
wri ngi '-Vi~.ti slti r..',1ntir'y has recelyied 'from them.
An.ng t'ie-" aid-v:ages to be sdri'ved from this-
theasure i-'the-:tollownig: It secures from pillage
tile 'c c ths't :ir,' iin. in port ;it warnsthl com-ui
m anders of tqiihe % h, are abroad, to return home
fqr safety and it gives notice to foreign powers,
iit t peri.,Id has arrived, when the ,manifold
ivrotngs \htcilf we have received fronm them must
be redressed. ., .
It would be dishonorable, and might be, ruinousi
if,, i'thrut a redress'ofrour wrongs, war did, not
promptlyy tolliow the expirition oftho embargo. No
(thur altterintitve is left to ourt choice. Every other
expedient has 'been: tried. and.faled. A iew and
n .ore solq i4po.sition it i w.v taken, which must be
,ut. iAd. -'Ve : ini '.t retrace ourtsteps and a-
tiindo, p,. rh.ap.'i forei r, our utost. important rights.
lo*(<;.an'.We ept longer,at the- point at which we
titlw pads*. We me.iust, v,ihbottt a redress of wrongs,
d\.,rictc, :id i .ir is.tlte.jpe step. It would be
jolly in the extreme to attemlt'to disguise front our-
selves the tir&t chtr4cte'l' rf the presInt inbargon.--
-It ii 6)ot-an engine to' be wielded in negociation-
From the privations ti'dwhlich it may exposthdie bel-
)iger f,1 that 3epse only, it ib liot. I1 that it would fail. It
T. a leisure of precaiti.n,- uitce'htd principally as
a aarding'lo our own PeIople, of the nature of the
crisis vuch- las armied, amid of the contseqtu 0 's
il'a which at may le-,d. If it produce any salutaryv
effect with'the luelligerents, or wvithl either, it ,iust
N` ia'i ti ai'incig Lu thC ii, that,' the U. S. disdaining
loigeor to aibmit to dishonor, have..'resolVed to ac-
~ept therother alternative which. they, by so. many
C's hafniibtiiCe. have tIrced oin therm. .
.GreAt lt',ritaiu took the lead in thle career of io-
ne CC :indi)joustce. Every stage of the present war
.lias bei mnsarked by orme act.which. evinced the
distihnagisadot hotihity or her, government to this
"c )utry. Siie has iipretossed outr seamen frlno oil
buird our own vessels. andd held 'fhem in 'lon hanid
paps'desiae bnoideige. She lhsh infte'rcpted otr lavw-
Stf'tr.dAe with nations with whichwti.are at peacee.
ght vlol..ted our jnri',ietion;; inu'.imltcd us ot ouw
ii-.t aid a i tiitr hi.brmrs, imd-fi nalyr usarped thepab-
b,,lnat ibhfla'ihii l-, if e tift,'forliddiigoiur comtinierce
1yth all nations with ewhlm 'it foedesnot suit'her to-
,ato ;ita:ivd atlowing it to none '"'ith whlom she is
pr w4rself p uriitted to trade. .,ed has .even set
up th, extmravagant and unhemird-of |iL tc.ioiu, that
wec s edul 1se hbuie the'fri. erdureiut vehicles 'of he
ntomnmaeoe, 'the carries of'her' marnthf-titiis' to the
Setoaw~iof' herelemies,'at p the condition on wheih we
lmiourid. tirtde these, a all. Hvad Wh stbmntted. tP
lies> .oppcaisois, we should have sank into a mor
"lecgr.adcd stan tliaii tliaet'lie' c'olonis. Deprived
,iithe profits whle belIosig tsOiTependent'osses'sitis;
'o ".so tr :tiSn would havecservmed -only to expose:
ttess'. ". '
France has exhibited, ini her conduct towards
neutraI powcr, tUte'cuuitferpim't to this disgusting
pictnur ; she has been 0mrulous, in misdeeds, of the
, renowna of ^ler great political conipeer. If she has
done ls 'l ai~nT at sea, it was because her means
were itf'er'ir to th,,',e ofherrival. She declared the
Britwis't. ltnmla aid all the British dominions in a r
state'9.abJoekade, when biie had not a single ship on
the oc'cau ;' aud a hienever cruisers could escape from
ha.y pnets, their Qiiu'SC has been marked with the
i'siiThtii6n of our uipnotetted oommcrce. -But. for
th' .wantr of p~twst oa the' ocean, and the failure of
t, Lull n rasuu.r of .wasteof tutraltrade which
has chta-acterised the conduct ol Groat-Britain on


that eleinent, Farita Has'su;pplied the deficiency by I
her deedv on land By emr P.anilbouillet, her Biay-
ontne and' otherdecreces, she has seized and. con- I
fiscattd all the vessels of the United States lnd their i
C: oe Lihat were fii part. ~ur hna her d lulatip5


pfailcvhPeen connlned to the rtlfits of France only -
it htts kven felt wherever ier influence extended.
Of ',s t"tth, Spalin, Holland, Italy, &c. aff,,rded
but too n',y examples. -
,ifwe hlok back to past events, we must' be sen-,
sible that is crisis has been: unavoidable. We
should be blinl to-the :yidence of the most striking
andl important facts if we-did not perceive .and
acknowledge this great-truth, It has been forced
on us by the Wrons' of the belligerents. It has
beeinforced on 'uiby. the,.voice of the whole Aimeri-.
':on people, who, deeply inceised, at these- wrongs,
h;.ve'calletl on their governmeiif, fir re'hi 's.l-
When it is considered, that the sOle ajter'natite pie-
sented to us, has been. between' a base subtwission
'to these wrongs,. and s. manly. 'assertion of their
rights, there' iita,ch' cause 'for .tprise that this
issue waa. nut souti'cri made '. .

COMMtOTION IN F.LORID. '
For some days past, v',riomia 'ammie mrmmor' hkave
heeh afloat df'a reiol'utin in East florida, amnd par-
ticularlk tha.'.Amelia Island ws .,ivc' iup to the TrJ.
united. States.tiop .'We flde tihe following article
itt ,a Charleston( paer of the 27th ; and'fronm itlier
sol, mes statements of a like tenior are received, va-
;ry ingasto aircitm tutiees,,but agreeing ili the re-
Sstilt. In their absence of' any other intora;tion on
this head; than iahat is afforded by thl' public prints,
we should imagine that the coimmnotion in that coouff-
try has 'not received the least aid' lo cOuntienance
from the ,ov'rnmert <,f'the UnitedSt:tSres,-;a.thougli
some of its citizens appear'bn have eug'aged in it.-
A fmcv days probably- will throw more light on this'
subject of which we know nothing now lint that the
vent has occurr'eti vlficli is described bctow.
ROi[t "IrU r"TIx S. ',. '
AMELAA ISLAND TAKEN.
We' had the pleasure of conversit'g with a gentie-
inran.who left .Anmelia Itland on Sund;,y last, and
who arrived this nornintg si the stage frontm avat '
nahI. e states, that a day or two plrevi6us..to,tlhe
16th init. Amelia Island wias sumninged to surrcn-.
der by te rtevolutidnists at St. Mary's, who accomn-
panied their simumons with a declaration, that the-
Unteld States' .troops stationed' there world assist
rliemn in taking possession of it', sh'tild tley refitsc.,
TNe c. iilmni.ndant of Anmeli0iating .rquested-.and
,blt.iii Ld a si'''t tilte to return an answer, Wvrote
inirtiediatelv-tomMajIr Lival and. Conmtlodore Cam .
bell,-to know whether' it was their inteCttion 'to c'.
operate with tlihemt The Major returned'fQr ant
swdr, thait having htad no instructions frbni:his..gov-
ernnent tothat effect,.he sliouldtnot. In the' Ineat
time. Mijor Laval wasst.lpetceded in the.conmmii0
by Col. Smith. The commodore did nit answer
uitil the next morning, when 'he t.ated, that lie had
had no instructions to render suph assi!tahce; iti u
that he should act'with them on his own -es'ponsil-
hility ; and accordingly, on th'6thF ot0 17.th,' pro-
ceeded to drop the gun-'btiatedown the-river. Some
signal guns having been fired by the Cnmm'qdore,
Amelia was taken passion ofwithout oppOsitin,
on Wednesday thte l3tht, by tie Spanish revolution-
ists, conjointly with the United States' trtoph. One,
company of O iticmen was sent romn Col i. Smiths
command. The, gentleman, mentioned aboveo,.-
wliose informnatiii iwe ir-ely with confidence, ent.'r-'
taiis not doubt of their having proceeded jir'meaiatet'
Iv to St. Augustine, whero, we understand, ttler' ii
s!qme considerable force -" -' .

FROM THE NEW-YORK COtJB.IAi. .
Dialogue betawren. J. HI. Harvey and a tertalI vex n
great Editor in this 'ity.
I rnveiy-As one of y ursubscribeis".Mr. ]dittr;,' -
I make bold to tell you, (and- hope nooffence) 'thit -
/ouzr taletnts have kept the dem6ocrttic part.' in pow-
e'r for several*years.' Youn.turn them 'about, when' I
they are going wrong, and,you..g'Xve hints of what
ought to be.done. I,.et, the democrats go their own-
way to perditio.. .
J2dittr.--I have haid thoughts of this kind, and
have been gradtiail'ly withdrawing i.y talents from
nt paper 'r about three years: Still my work is
very laborious.' I'arm obliged to compose extracts
of letters from Washington, and to make news,.
when there is a dearth. Fedeialism is a hard'
trade to live by,;' and I fear that it will-never come
up again ill your day or nine.
.Rarvey--1 had noticed, that you had .withdraw.N
your t1le1s4 in sotie'Cmeisure; but you Tre still toot
ingenious. .
Edimtor-This I cannot well avoid; my-habits df
wviting being established before I began this work.
Mv friend Mr. H. used to blame. 'me fort the s'am
thing,that you do. 'He said 1. was casting pearls-be-
foI-e swine. I have been reducing, and reducing,
till I wonderr howvany body can see any tlhig e-eCeI; e
lent in nmy paper. Is therr any prospect, my.frie n,
that our'side will come into power'-again'in the
general government.?
Ha.rvey -Goon, Mr. di(r, to compose extracts.
of letters, :nd'to make itews; iiad-6ur Me' d illholdl
ith' o in", irn thle'g eral',goivt-tihent, .. r -. 'f 1
A'.Editor--Are you.a fldeocrat,t sir .
.II a-Vell-I am. .
ditor'-And you a suliscriber for mny paper .
IHarvey-Yes,..
Edilor--.-Why, 'Mr. Hypo'rite, do you, take' my
paper? '- ',
Harvey-For' tile same reason .that I would visit
;4. statep-.risoui-to take a thorough waring a- :
g.nst eS-rimes and imposturtCs5 ;.. : .
Edit.-Get out of my office (exit. I Wh1ere ;'
w:as.my prudence? 'Sold to-speculators' ten years*






.',PICTURE O'- EN -LANb, ,
Extract of a lecrets frm- entradevealed ,t6iad to a
hisar friends in eMy pa dated, A hcun ter,took it fo

,.1"arch, 1812. -
peOf anolitics, ae bynto o ads ini a humor to say es.
much---aI ser hved my givec y a few particulars, it
relative to'the Prince Regent., He has entirely dis- lt,
appointed, his friends, without, gaining the g 'ood-ti
of his enemnies,,by selling, lhimslf 'to .the 'man (tdti
Prime Minister) it twelve, mu'ntIhi, S'hne 'lec a.re C
unfit for a minister 6f'His Majest is..goverimen ,
The starving manuflti'eStutefuiayhib,'6.'em :up to hidm
as the saviour of thie couUtry,t :Mud havt patiently
waited until he should be clothed with: f g1 powei. P
confidently expecting, when 'tfiatperiod iishould ar'-
ri'ie, an iiunmediate alleviatidon of their distresses.-
But contrary to the most .'sanguine expectations,
their hopes are blighted, and no alternatives are now t i
left but starvation or a precarious subsistence oi tl
plunder. The discontents 'ard tade kiiown 'by gen- b
eral murmur. 'Riots have already commenced at
Nottingham, Stockport, Huddersfield,, Leeds, and I
other places, and it.'j daily, expected they will be- g
come general throughout all the manufacturing n
towns. Anonymous letters have been sent to several
of the principal men in' this.town, thi'eatening :them q
with destruction, -unless their agess are traise,-'- a
Placards, signed LunnDD, a naamethey have adopted, si
are stuck up at the corners of t se. street.i,( offering t
a reward fortheheadsof those tien, who have ills-.


charged their 'men, altioughi 'o longer-able to em-' sc
ploy them. They have gone so-fir in.Huddcrsfield, t/
as to offer one hundred Rguinea$i for the head of tlihe a
PRIahCE EItGENT! An additional military force .
ias been stationed in many of the most tduLulcnIt
laes. w


If government do not grant some rdiie', T ar t-he
consequence in Alan/l'c.sitcr. A repeal of tihe orders
in council would have the 'desired effect, but I -,ee
no prospect of that at present. Mr. Perccvul'a re-
ply to the merchants of Birmingham authorizes the
opinion, that they Will only b'e changed withra chhuite
of ministry.. Mr. P.informed those gentletnen, that
iffthis government .~ts convinced, that the ler-'
lin and Milan decrees roere revoked, the Orders in
Council sidifild not be rescindtd, they being no longer
considered.us a condition for the removal of the or-
ders, &c." -, .
J'HE.PRIANCE'S. DETS,
The attention of the English parliament has re-
cently beeti called to His leyAl Hfglness ; the Prince
jRegentsilebts. They amount now. bvily to the small-
sumi e6f six huodrd.(.housnd .tauin. ster!in', or a-
bout ty ,nillionI si-c hundred dd i.ty-foiur t/hous-
ahd dolass. In thie i:e.r 1787 this: most Royal
Prodig.,l a,.I 'relieved of a sitiall load of simihar'in-
comntbahccs by a grant. of oe;.oJundred and eighty-
one thousand pounds sterling. 'The blessings of'a
fri cda government are clearly slhwn in events of
this atabure. While thousand of'manuiYacturersarem
out of employ, iand others Sn-caely beg their life
along stnder the weight and plresstu:e of numerous
aid oppret.sle taxes of every kind atd description,
this rigittjillstrious personae is adding with care-
les prodigality to the vast COircle 6finisery "ud ruiin,
by incurring obligations which lie has no means of
discharging, by rioting on. the wealth of industry nnd
labor,,and ca.liig time and again ion the honest far-
"lner & the plodding mechanic hi)i play for his thought-
'lss riots and'unbBaunded profusInn. -.o... Pat.




PRO at1D I$A C ,:
SATURDAY, APliU 18, 1812. ..

RHOfE-I'L."ND i.L"CTI ,
ON Wednesday last, the Election for General Of-
ficer)s was h6ilddlIn'this State. The Federal Prox
his succeeded by -sfiall m majority .- -An accurate
st.ltcni,.'t' I oIlie ovi"ii:eich towni'willbe, gineA, as
s,ooni is it cai bel prbcired.-1.lentirls on. the -.sub'-
ject hereafter. .. :
SAt,-the To vi-Meeting.on Wednesday last, Jamens
A. lraien;, .sanmel W. BrIdgham, Benjamin Her-'
/nh, A d Pet4' Grk6nell, were deputed to represent
this toowi'iti the Genteral Assembly. '
a-
At the annual mceting..of the .Asociation qf Me-
chanics andd Manufattirers, on Monday last, WUri-
liam Richmand was elected Presidenit; John Car-
ite, Vice-Presidentr; Saimuel Thurbcr, Treasurer';
4nd John Howlantd, Secretary.

"Cangrees are progressing in. preparations for vin-
,oicating the rights .of the nation.--We shall resuine.
'the journal of'their proceedings next'week.

The most unwearied, pains.'ha-'e been taken by
.r hon,~raete minds the Federalists, to injure the
credit of our paper, for many years. -to6 effect their
ultimate object, its utter destruction, no effort has
been left tunessayed' A federalit in this town. "ira
whom, detached from politics, we have as infich.'re-
gaid as for apy of his party, (and there are many
respectable men in the party ', inm "we highly es-"
teem) declared in. or prepence,'on .the p.ublih.pa-
raide, that he wattid ive $200 out of his own
pocket tocrush the PHENrx, ifhe could be assured .
no other would arise from its ashes." If such are
the sentiments of'the moderate, what may be con- ,
sidered the views and wishes of the zealous and bit-
ter, amohg out political opponents Similar dd-
clarations from others, and the conduct of many of
them, explicitly enough answer the question. They
are jealous of the reputation our paper has ever-
sustiined for, veraeity and fair statements; they
are 6outi~geotis at the idea, that we have numerous
sterling 'friends, whom their fiowns cannot influence, v
nor their persiasidns' induce, to abandon the sup-'
port of a paper, which has never intentionally de-
ceived its patrons, and will never fail to defendant
inculcate the immutable principles of'Reiubliduaimiin
and Truth. Hence the blustering remarks 'and
,e report respecting a triviall tircumnstance, .
which occurred, in tdie puiblicationx xf .'ou' last.
paper. At any otherperiod than tile'eve of'anelec-,
tion, no person would have had the folly t.o charge
us with an intentional departure from that i'ectitude
ofconduct we.havq, as.Editors,. ever aiined.to prac-
tise, in consequence of the occurrence of'the cir-
cumstance above mentioned, and whichit is now our
duty to explain. '
Having a large.number of subscribers Ip the coun-
ty of Bristol, (Mvass,) and the mail for that quarter
departing very early in. the' morning of Siturday, it
hasheen ouris.variable practice to strike off, a suf-
ficiency of papers to send by that mail,.'oa Friday
night, A, report had been. circulated in the country
during g.the last week, that- an Esmbargo.was laid,
and vessels stopped in this harbor; it was our duty
o' conatritdict this 'report; the Phenrix of Saturday
tast was' therefore prepared with the requisite con-
radiction,.and a' small number struck off, previous
o. the arrival of the Western Mail. On Saturday
morning, before day-light, we fook fro'n the Post
Office dur' mail-pipers ; aind finding that an ac
having an Embnrgo had passed Congress, ourtforni
was broke u's, t'he. 'accomtt', hmerted, and' 960 .par
ers (the t-emainder of ou" dniumu) strdck"off.-4
iost of the papers 'which had been printed the
evening previous, were packed uip, antd many of
hem sent- offby the Taunton and other small mails; ;
he remainder it was'intended to have resertea-
ut through inadv'ertence, a few of them became
nixed wkith those printed in "the morning, and thus
ot into circulation.-This explanadtioi,'we presume,
ust be satisfactory to every cuadid person, ac-
uainted with the business of.a newspaper office; l
tlid to those who are not, it is only necessary to
tate, that ourt mode of. procedure is iot at all
novel; that newspaper printers in other towhs (aid
mtne In this, licsid. ourselves) have often stop/~ed t


mhe. /ress to insect an ai'ticle 9f news--and thus have m
lso been guilty of the heinous crime of printir.g
tWo sorts of papers."'-'The barefaced falsehoods t
vhich htavc beca 6audied about iu fcderAl newspa- (


I' ers and handhills, and the very honorable conducted
anii pbservations of maivy leading.federalists, re- ."'
,specting this affAir, may be noticed hereafter.

MASSACHUSETTS ELECTION. .. -
The Bosaton Chronicle 'of Thursday; after men-
tioning several federal rmis-statemeents of Gutterns-, ..
torial.votte, observes-" ihenthe votes are acciu- '
rately counted, the election may wear a much more
favorable aspect, and Gov. Gxk R~i may yet be cho-
sen. At any '-ate it is all importanti that every
,Republican town l oiuld scud -its full .qnc., c-' Rrp-' -
resentatives. 1 Tlie Sben'at i s.not oiy lcUtl duc lly ., -
powerfully Repiblittn': it consists of 40 imem irs
If thcr Seniatorial retu'mns are in the. same ratio as
those for Governor, 29 ;Repubhtians adi 11 Feder'
listss are chosen. It' is necessary, fold.the preserva-
tion of. harmony in our councils,. that the- *House" of
Representatives shouldi41kewise ctiitaia a- epubli-
can majority.".

Gen. Wilkilson (says tie National Intelligencer'
.of the 1.1th 'ist.)'is to resunie the command o, tk.e..
Lower Missisippi; 'and,' wi understaTi'dl,."ill fakle
his departure from this city in at few days, ti.a Piit'tb-
burg, forNew-Orleais. ".
WILLIAM Joifcs, EsP]. of' PotnsyTvania, is ap-
pointed Commissary-Genertal. and Mo GA L. W-'.
,is, Esq. of New-York, Quarter-Master General of -
the Army of the United States, '
THOMAS PINCKNfEY, of South-CarolinRa is ap-"
pointed a Majoi'-General. WL iA.Ait Noar'it,of
New-York, Adjut:ant-Gener'Il; Jos' i PHr BL0oo'"-
IELD., of New-Jersey, .AM;S WinKESTEis o' ""
Tennessee, and WILLIAM Poiu, of North-Carto-'
lina, 11,.*,lter-G.Atsk.il, in shte New Arnmy. .
SWM. HULL, Esq.- in Goerirn, r of tihe teri tolTy.
of Miclhigan, is appoitied'a Brigad~ieuen'asl in the
army of the.Ci1.ed'Sta-n i <' ., t. '

sMIIRY BILL.''
It was' reported tliat Co.ugrcss had rel-,xed sinm'"'e
of their preparatory measures ofdefenre-thatLthe
bill for raising 255;000 mnnn had- beenr redtced'to."(-
15,000-and tlWt the pay of the oricers aL l men hiae
been reduced. All this is U se. .n aimlditioa.il bit'
has been passed, authdrizitig the President to pad'se f
to be enlisted for. the term cf.elghtecn mnntls,. suclr
part of the light dragoons', irilie"rv nd inntrintry, u-
th6rized by the above mentir.ned i',. a he m IL-.
deeni expedient* Providtit ihe wh.le' nnmi r e'1
enlisted stall not exceed 15.j00o. This ii itvidtmnttys
intended to expedite, rather thwn rela-<. d fensi..ve'
operatons;it as many men 'wiul, immnintelv enitl4" .
for eighisen 'monthss, Who' would not ciatefr fir '"
vcars-As'.it'now stands,' 13,00)1 are to he henlrthl .ed-
for eighteen m,,nthl', if the-Presmdent.,ihall deemiT.'
'expedient, and I U,000 fo five y6ears.-- CTr.ai/.e.

Frqn the Wilta'ington (C.j) pare). Sfatchman, 'if
. f l" ar/i. ; ,5 ,
STlie British 50 gtuii shilI, suppdted thieGjlrriar;.-
and a frigati were olf the- Capes of Delaware o'ot
Friday last, in: 10 fathoms.. ater, withU me' n
ensigns flying, -"After 'the"-Piltm-stwetr d ntle-, .
they hauled down the American -ensign and haisted
St. George's flag.. ,They 'enquiir d of the pilots'
whether any Adterierai \i e-sof war were cruiNiing'
along the coasts.' Pritibly *tl'ie rnui-1; govert'uncrtur
have condescended toTstatioti a fpw ships, &c. along
our coasts .to "piotett" the flour tade, ,which aV
the'present.moment is veiy brisk, ;by g u log a TI 'w
/iassfior'ts to those of our'vessels wvho frunt iegle t or
hurry have gone out without iprqcuring them froims
the B;riti'h Consul..
Poi't of Philadelphia blotkaded.-Withlin flie st'I
few days two British frigates, one of them the Guer-.-
rier, have taken a statioit.in our Bay iu ,te n fathoms
water. No vessel whatever is sOffered to pass-aitti
after having been boarded and exaitied.- Both'
frigates shew the American, cqlrs.-Atr
The Democratis ctress states,, that in addition t
the unusual activity created aim Phladelplh-; 1y',e
prospect of amin embargo twodispatch veelho,'vire
bought, and the keel 'of a privateer 100'fcet, lonk.
was laid down and contracted to be' finished ai 99
days. .

A,letterfromn.a gentleman of the first' repsta-
bility, dated Amelia Islaibd March 6, (eight days
after the surrender to-the dUnited 5:tatem muntioqs
the arrival there.'o-ffive;nmore~L~,tqU 4 Stt4- Gun,
Boats, with the Vixen sloop of Wai.n and ldtach -
meint of tlhe United 4Stat.s, troops ; aid that Gen.
IMj theWs, was clearing out the' merchant vessels.
l.' ." ". Adv. .
S IM3PORTAdNT. ,.* "
We ftre it as tai that'Mr, Didler, of tlil
city, going over to France, as hearer of difpuated'
es to Mr. Barlow; had the ilanE taken fromohimi
forcibly, between London and Doverby- orjer
of tbe Britifh government, and were not r.iftbr-
ed to Mr. Rufflell, until he utade a positive de-'
mand ot them from the Britifh mimiftry. On
this infamofls procedure we leave the federal
Republican to make the neceffary apology. -,

Secrt se "l"c may"-A 'few .week' fine
Mr. Folfter, the Britifh Minifter, received bills
of exchange from England, via. Norfolk, Je
pofbage on which to Wafliingomi'anounicd at
39 dollars. The next week after,: the BaHiniirs
federall Republican, the mouth piece' of the.Brit.
ift fa&ion, appeared in an entire new typo~'
graphical drefi.-'And -the Bofton federal pa.
pers gdvertifed theic federal' friends to" call and
receive any amiount.f pewfpapers grais to dif-
ribute in the coudrt--; i'ofton, let it be re-
nembered, is the pla. (fays Heniry )* where"
the whole concernspof the opposition are man.
aged." ..t-- N. I Pat. "
We have feen alatter from a member of'
Congress, dated th.e .3JOh ift. whitk fays,
fpeaking of Henry' .documents.)
You will qbferve several blanks in the
letters printed. -In the:rig nala.thefe 'were
the creatures of certain namtes, and worJs
:onnefted with them. Although erafted, the
lames can fill be read by holding Ihe papers
o the light. I did not examine thie papers
myielf,' ot being of the committee, but hawe


t fi-dai thoie-who did T'imathy ,
he celebrated author of letters julifying
Oreat-Britiai aad coantemuinc the -,atA ',AI








thli tt-le.lt, 8t&c. Ac. tinds it the head I
the lilf." Piturg Commnwealiht.

Sattripli
In Cranston, on Sntday evening last, by the Rev.
Mr. Jacobs; Mr. TI'lIt.lAl SPRAGUE to Miss
,CALIA Aix RA.DAL.', eldest daughter of Mr.
Nicholas -Randall.
*. .. .. .?t .i ,

In this town, on Wednesday last, Mrs. H.iAkIA
B.ROWv'4itrvw of t'le late Capt. WVilliam S. Brown,
in the j4th vei- ofherage.:. -During a long and dis-
tressing i1l'i'i,, she imanifesited that pitientme a.d, re-
signation, v.hicll is" peculiar to the re)igion.of J.etis
Christ. Her funeral w11 be;attended fraim.her late
d, ellixig in Brom:idstrett, this afternoon, at S3 o'clock.
Ini this town', Mi.'s PA JiHRNc JBL LINzGS, dough-
.ter of tile lnte Mr. Richard, Biiluigs, *tf Newport.
'On Su'ily morning last, vevy suddenly, on board
the brig Nimrod, off Sardy HooCk, Mil :. PASCAL
PAuLI, Paog, of,.Providence, -(. 1.) He.was a
young man of the most avespectidSle cuonnictions, andt
h...v ing early entered i;it- the busy scenes of life,
possessed of talents, which would bear comparison.
with the first of men, he would, perhaps, at some
future period, have been a valuable mermbet' of
society, and an honor t(. hii country and tie world.
JHe was an office 'in' the NNavy' during the war with
'Tripoli-was one of the select few who crossed the
.desert of Lybia, in compair with GCe. EATON, i.d1
who planted the American standard upon the walis
of the city of Dertic. The grief which thi aflficting
.hereavea ent will cause to his parents and retauWts,.
"w'ill be ;,cuwely felt, but cannot be expressed.
". Y'rk G a-%.

S .O RDE S&s DS.
JACOB HARDIENiERG
'H AS for fale, wholefal'e and retail, at the
Market-Honfe, a large and.. friflih afrtment.of
Ga'IRD l SEaEe6, received 'by arri' as at New..
Yolks a~d of American growth :' .
-. '. .' fPrticulars wour-next.)
:April J,.
Real, Esd ft, Sife' ,o
ILTl; lbe sold at PUBLIC AUCTION, on tht
9th day of. M.ay' nxi, so much of'. the' Rcil
E~sit tc'of Jnaith in, Simmons, as will stis`fy and
paytle Town-Tfaxes tnaw wcre assessed thereoin
in -V vefars isuI8 .nd 1809. S:id Estate is situated
$'n j'vjdezce, on Pmia. Pieasant.4 a-nd tl, sai
'vl5 be'n-oT the, p1eaiises at 11 o'clock, in the fore
Uooi, ofs'aid day. 1 .. 'Ged .
S GIEON OLNEY,!,Chollectr.
A fl 18- .
,' TAMMANY z.OCI1'.TY,' ..

O.r,.Cont;Stla' ORSER.
, THE embers ob eaer Tribe, No. 1, .are.
Siin ded, iatc thit,-etiing. ftands adjourned:
to Monday evening next, precisely a-t the
pihng down of the in,. A pun dual and gine-
ral attendjace is reqtefted.
B., H..WHEELER S&c'ry.
Month of Plants, the 18th.


lDollars Highest P.ze ,. !


.Dixvile Road Lottery;
: XTH 'A.1D LAST CLASS.

1 ri .i ,. 10,000
kf'o J1000
;: '..ditto .- 500
AG '. dittn 200
Sditto 10
Aind 4 Urge number of.S-, 20,2Ac. and potll-.
g vely to commence drawing ,ii" May .ne:.t.-
'i2 ,2 per "' Prefenrtfice"of W'hles, .... : ; ,
:Quartes, -. : -50
But will rife on the-20thhjnft. to .
Qrdrs .for Tickets apd Parts received by
R. B WOOD, who take' Prize-Tickets in Paw-
tucket .AM if~" uiuse ,gtery ina pay, .fame as
. calh.
S a" All orders &uilly. attended tq, if the
cash, is enclosed4.-jATdp8(1age .Pa

-: r .. 6 b, 1 1 ,. *.

.oL AAR,, IH1GHESL PRIZE.

Unipii C4yIge Lottery,
A ,o *
:COMMIENGE drawmg in the Cif of New.
or on the 28ih inlt--,a-donlydo 1 --4 Blanks
to ,Priz .. .' ;.'
$SCIEMJ!E.
1 .' ,' .- .: -.. Priie 1sf 30,000
-*'.; ., ; (iir o 2.d,000, ,
1 '' tto 20,000'
'f'" "': ':..... littb" .. lo o
'* '. di4'tt :. 5000
.' d t .- .200.0
.- 7. K..- dit. o 1000
SO'. ditto .o200
fH" 1. 00 ditto 50

o7 Subjea to 15 per cel. d(du&ion.
Preferit low price of whole Tickets, 8:50
Quarters, 2:50
Orders for the above Tickets received by
J. B. WOOD. '


Daily Lifts of Prizes and Blanks in the
Washington Aloniiinent Lottery are conftantly
received, and way be examined groti: by 'his
'cusIcmers. 4ril .


A NOTICE.
W HERE AS, by" an a& of Congtefs pzf"ed
on the fourteenth day of March,:in the yoar of
intir Loid bne thbuland eight .htindred and
twelve, tiAi Preiident bf the United States is
authorized tv b6orbw btd the credit of the
United S'ates, a fum nbt exceeding eleven
millions of dollars, at an interest rint exceeding
fix per centum per annum, payable qtlairer-
yearly, fo however that no engagement or con-
trat.fhall be entered into, which fliall pre-
clude the United States from reimburfing any
fitn or lums thus borrowed at any time after
the expiration of twelve years from the fiiff day,
of -January, One thdufand eight hundred and
thirteen: And whereas by the flid act, fo much
of the funds conihtuting the annual approp'ri-
asion of eight millions of. doitars, for the psy-'
ment of the principal and interest of the public
debt of the United States, as may be. wanted
for that purpofe, after Iatisfying the Oums ie.'
cefLTry for the payment of the interest ar.d fochi
part of the principal of (aid ddbt as the United
States are upw pledged annually to pay and re.
imbiafe, is pledged and appropriated for the
payment of the interest and for the reinmburfe.
m'ent of the pritiipal of the flock riow to be
created, and the faith of the United States is
pledged to elftbli1h fuflicieii. revenues for ma-
'king up any deficiency that mAay hereafi.- take
place in the funds now appropriated for paying
the intereft and principal as aforefatid Altd
whereas the Prefident of the'United States did
by:an ad or commiflion under his hand,'dated
the thirtieth day of March, 'in the year.one
thousand eight hundred and twelve, authorize
and empower the Secretary 'of the Treafury to
borrow, on behalf of the United States, a tum '
not exceeding in the whole, eleven millions of
dollars, .'and to make the necefftry' contrail for
the { ine, purfuant.to the aet,of Counrefs above'
'recited t
KAnow therefore, the under'tgned Secretal-y of
.the i'reafui'y, in puriuance of. the a& of Con.,
grefs and the authority-friom the Prefident of
the United States abovementioned, doth-.here-.
by, on behalf of the United States, contract. and
engage in manner-tollowing, to wit
tt. Books for receiving fubfcriptions .to A
loan of eleven millions of dollars for the ufe of
the Uniced Statts 4taill be opened on dhe flit
day of May next,
At Portsmouth, New.Hampfhihre .
.., at the UInioin Bank.
At S'ien, Malachufetts ; -
at the State Bank, -
Union Bank,
Mai.fchuoletts Bank.
'At'PrToidem t, Rhode lflitd ,.
at the Roger Williats Bank.,
At Hartford, Connedicut ; ,
I at the Bajik t iHartfordj.
At the city of Nt?-2., k "
at the ilannattan Cotnpany, "
Mechanics Batik.
"At Philade.phir '- '
at the Batik of Penhfy'lvAnia, -
Farmers & Mechanics Bank.
At Baitimore ,
at the Bank o-Balrtimore,
Commercial & Farmers Bank.
At the city of Washlington
at the Office of thie Bank of Colutbia.
At Richmond, Virginia)
at the Bank of Virginia.
At Charlston, So th Carolina ,
at the State Bank,
Planters & Mechan"cs Bank.
Which books Ihall continue open for receiving
lubfcriptions during the ordinary hours of
tranfading bu(inefs at the faid Banks for two
days. If more than eleven millions of dollars'
in the whole fliall be fubfcr.ibed, the-'furplus
(hall be deducted in proportion to the fums
, fubfcribed;in each place refpectively, by a re-'
d -uction :of the. fubcriptiouo .excOeding tfour'0
thousand dollars. .
. 2. For.every hundred dollars which may be"
fubfcribed, there fitall be paid, at ihet 'tinreof
fubfcribing, the'Tuhm of twelve dollars and fitty
cents, and a like fumi of twelve dollars and fifty
cents, on the fifteenth day of each of the.enfu.
Sing months of June July, Aightii.,'eptember,,
October, November'and December, one thou-
'land- eight hundred and twelve, respectively.
Each fubfcriber, at the time of paying any of
the above inftalments after the firi, may pay.
all or any number of the fublequent inftalments,
and will be entitled to receive interest at the
rate .of 'fix per centum per annum, on the
amount thus paid from the-time of actual pay-'
t ient. .. .'
$. On .the failure of payment of any iriftal.
mnient of the fums fubfcribed according to the
tenor of'tie second article, the next preceding
in(altaBent of twelvel dollars and fifty cents
which (hall have, been paid for every hundred
dollars fibscribed,,ihali be (orfeited to the UT
united States. .. ,
4. If any -fubfcriptions (al f.be red ced in.
onfequence of a:greater. fuim than even mill-
ions, of dollars being:. fubfcribed, conformably
to the firft article, the amount ofioch re u,-
tion (hall be forthwith retusned to the fubfcri-
bers from whom fuch redu6 ton fl(hall have beae
amade... .
5. Each fubfequent inflalment muft be paid
at the samne-Bank at which the original fub-
fctiption was made, and where the firft inftal.
ment was paid.. .
.6. For fuch funds or number of shares of one
htadred dollars, as may ,be fubkcribed, the


Caftleraof the refpedi.ve Banks, within twenty
days after the time of fubfcribing, hall give
certificates ftating the fums iubfcribed and pay.
ment made, and on which the payments of the
fubfequent inflalments when made hall be.ref-
'petisely endorfed i which certificates Ihall be.


afliiable by e noremetiet ~ant deiively of the,
parties in whofe favor they may be iltced, uinh-
til the completion of tHe payments required by
'the tenot' of the fecrind aticle .
7. After- the completion of the paymetkts
aforefaid, the proprietors of the certificates of
the Cafhiers, on which fuch paymeAts have
bedn completed, on' surrendering the fame at
the Loan Office of the State in which the fub-
fcription and payments ffhall have beeh made,
hall be Lntitled to receive from the Commif
fioners of Ldans, Certificate ,of funded capital
ftloek, bearing an interest of lix per centum per
aniura from th. time when the'aid intailm.ents
.fall .have been paid respectively, and payable .
qtlarter-yearly, at the federal Loan' Offices, or
at, the Trea.iury of the Ufited Sat'es, where
the fame may. ftant credited ; which Ctrifi-'
cates of funded' capital Rtock hall be iffued in
ftins of one hundred, four hundred, one thdu-
fand, four thousand or ten thousand dollars, at
the option of the proprieior, and Ihall be tranf-
ferable by the creditors or their attornies duly
tcontittuted, at the Treafiry and Loan Offices
refped ivety, in the fame manner as the present
funded debt of the United Stares, and in pur-
fuance of the rules which have been&, or which
may be eftabliiied relative' to the utransfer"of
Faid debt.
8. After the pa'ynent of the fifth'inftalmetfi
fuch of the proprietors of the certificates of
the Cafhiers, of foar 'hundred dollars and up-
wards, as may then b'e defirous 'of 'fandin.g the
fime, mnay,.on prefenting them at the Leoan.
Ofice:.of the State in which the' fubcription
apnd payrients (hall have 'been made receive
'from' the Corniifliao r'of Loans, 'rertitficates 'of
fundedd capital flock of the eeicription abore.
.faid, for the amount of the four firli inlial-
ments, or one mo'ety of the Iuna e-x1ptTffed hiA
.he filif'criprion certitieates'. ': '
9. Atter the iaft 'day of December ins the
year one thoiifand eight hunlird-. and twenty-
four, and afiter'realbnable notiwte to the credit-
otr', which rhini be given by an a'dvertiletrenti
'ini fonme pjaic.k newfpapet- printed at the leat of
the governtnent of the United' States, the faid
capital ftock hall be redeemiablvit the pleafnre
ot the United.States, by the renmburicment 'of
the whole fom which mayat that time fiand
credited to any proprietor on the bools'of the
'Tireaury or Ot the Loan (uices refpektvely.
10. ho much of the funds tontt'ifiting thte
annual appropriation of eight' millions oft dol-
lars for the paynrent of the principal :and in-
teretl of the pub ic 'iebtof the United bcares,
as may be nece'try'for the regular payment of
the. interefit aius for the reimnburtienent of the
principal of the flock to be" created.ander this
itcontra&t. togetltr with the faith of the United
SStates forit4, deitIfilniteht, are hereby pledg-
>ed in purfuaoce of and atcoiding to the terms
Sand conditions of the aat of Congreeis he'its
before recite. .
S.. Giver tinder iny, b.and'arid the 'eal of
th, e I:reitry. of the United States, at
SWafhington,-this thirty firit day of
*SEAL March, one thouf4sd.H tigit hil ,Utlq-ted
and twelve.
AL li.RT' GALLATIN,
.Secretary- of ie irecfruy.

of The printers of newfpapers published in
each of the towns abuvenentioneu, where ub.-
firiptions are to be received, via. Poritmouth,
(N. H ) Bolton, Providence, Hartford, New-
York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Richmond and
Charlefton, are requested to intert. the above
adVerrilement in tmeir, refpetive newspapers
once a week till the 2d day of May nexi.---
They will preftnt their accounts to the Com-
mitioners of Loans to be certified, and they
wiii then be paid at .th Treaiury.
April 18. "'. -


.. FO$ SALE AT AUCTION,
.ON SATURDAi'a, -May"d, 1842, in Scituate,
.near the Scituate Union Fadtory,
ONE Cutting Engine, one Spindle ditto, one
Hand Lathe with two fets of Paupets with dead
centers, one ditto with 'one let of ditto with a
fly centre, two Vices, with .a number of Tools
for the Cotton Machinery butinefs-one .let
of Biackfmith's Tools, wood 'work 'for' one
Throttle Frame, two' fett ot Throffle Spindles,
a few hundred feet of'yellow pine Timber 4 by
5 and 5 by 6, about 300.Lags for Cotton Cards
-Also, one Feather Bed, one Gun'and equip-.
age,about 100 yards of Woollen Cloth, one con
of Scrap Iron, one Wool Carding Machine.
Conditions will be made known at the time
and place of fate.
CHRISTOPHER SMITH, Aua.
April 18.
I AQ' r1 ,AT I


LAiDOI.1 CALL..
THE fubfcriber, for the laft time, requefts
all thofe indebted to' him by note or book ac-
count, to make'p~ayment,'previous to the firft
of May ; at which 'time, thofe notes and ac-
countsthen-unpaid will be lett with an Attor-
ney for coll0aion.
Ot GROCERIES for fale, as ulual.
Chlarlcs Williams.
April .
FOR.SALE,
A Let of Land lying in.Cranflon, adjoining
foutherly on the farm of Mr. Jofeph Burgels,
and northerly on land of James Fenner, Efq.
Being within a fourth of a mile of the new
Hospital in Providence, containing about 20
acres, moftly' tillage land, with a fmall grove of
young timber and a valuable felt marfh there-
on. For further, particulars and terms which
will be accommodating, enq'uire of JOHN and
CHRISTOPHER WILLIAMS in Cranflon.
April 'l '


NOTICE.
Purve/ors Office, 4pril 8, 181.
P ROPOSALS will be received at this .'ice,
and by the following Agent. for this office {fr
making and delivering within one monm frp m.*
the time of agreement, the following artices
Strong blue, grafs green, bottle green, white,
buff, fcariet and drab colored woollen Overalls,
made to cover the thoe like a gaiter, with corn.
mon white or codmion yexl'ow butions.
Strong white or' tbFVefts of fwa'nfkin.
plains or cloth, with White or yellow buttons.
Also, Coat cloth of the iame colors, which
have coil from fix to ten hilliings fierling,
'TENCH COXE,
P'crncyer if Public Supplier.
General Ganrevoor'. :',, ,y,
Aaron R. Lovering. Ba!tim',re, .
David I)unalia, A'eyw 2'Yrk, ",
Alex. Wolcott, Mrd' Con. Agents,
,Jacob Euflis, S-tf",
Thomas Coies, Providence, R. I
ofleph a. Gi.tuah, b.xter, N; H. J

50b0 Vrigg Axes, wilh flings,
4S0)0 Iron Camp Kettes,.
*500 D)I'ms wii bricks.
-800 Fif -.
2000 Pick Axes%
2500 I*des,
2500 Shovdes,
25000 Gun Slin.ts,
3000 Dragoon adflles,
8000 Bridl.es,,d'tdubie bitter .
3000 Halrers, leather. -alls,
3000 Forage 8ags, '
3000 No(e er eedfng B. is,
8000 Pair of Ho flers~,
3000 Curry Combs and .3000 Bui-b's,
1000 FAfcin'e Ha'tch'ets, .,
1000 Grafs Hooks,
9000 Yards of Picket Cord,
S000Valifes.
Also. Woolen and other ofual fi4plb"s. '
53" The Agents ie requested it fert. the-
above fix times in their relpetive Viiities -
SProp.:'als will alko be received by TiHoMtAS
CoLs nt.il the '24h infant, for "majcirigand
delivering within two months fro'.n'the 'time of
Engagement, 5000 .pair' of t"roug SHOES, of
good i ock, fit for military fervike'well made,
pionched and ftriuged. "
April 18.

FACTORY NO-ICE.." "
W HEREAS Cortan M iufaetung ow
.:#y has lately been eliabsilhed, who hve beeu- at
great expence in parrchafing wa privileges,.
Milis, and other building in Jeweti City, P'fdl
ten, and bhve erected a .Ctton Factory- ow.:aa
exienfive icale; on one oflthe belt mill-feats in
thle 8tate of Connedicut, *hich wiL, c6nitait
and operate 2000 Spindles-and have rndw a
considerable 'number in operation and .100'
inear'y completed the whoie he iing" bu it. 0
the belt materials and executed by thc. firit.
workmesr-.and to improve ,their *privileges
to the beft advantage, would with to enlarge
their capital to twenty or twenty-five thuufand
dollars more than it now is: Any gentleman
wifhig to become interested in a Cotton Fac-
tory and other water privileges, are irvited lo
come and examine the fituahon, the privileges
and works,.and join them in the bufinefs.
JOHN WILSON,. C"mwiiteeforfaid
JOHN DOUGLASS, Company.
Prefton., Jewett City, (Con) April 18.,

State of Rhode-Island and Providence
Plantations--Afrd 18, 1'812.'
T E Creditors of WILL'IAM WILLCOX,
of Cumberland, in the county of Providence,
'blackfminith, are -hereby notified to appear, if
they hill think fit, at the General Afhembly
to be holden.at Newport,,on the firfit-Wedoef-
day of May next, then and there to thew cafe,
if any they may have, why his petition.for the
benefit of an' ad paffed in Jarie, A 'D. 1756, en.
titled, An a& for -the reliefof,infolvent debt-
ors," ought not t6 be granted. .
SAMUEL: EDDY,. Sec'ry, "


Co-partnershp Dissolved.
THE Co.partnerfhip of WILLIAM .& 0 E.
POTTER, is diffolved by mutual. confent-Lall
persons indebted to faid firm arq requeftle to
make payment within 60 days, and all periats'
having demands against them are requested k
exhibit the iame for ftitlement.
V\iliiatrt Potter,
.. 0. E. Potter.
Fofler, Aprir187.


NOTICE.


W HEREAS at a Court of Com on Pleas'
holden ar Providence, within' and for the
county of Providence, the fubfcribers were ap-,
pointed Commnffiiners, or Afliznees, to receive
Sthe Eftate of ELIJAH HAWKINS of Gitcef-:
ter, in faid county, who has obtained the ben-
efit of an ad paffed in June, A, D. 1756, enti-
tled, "d An ad for the relief of infolvent debt-.
ors," and the federal .adls puffed in aid thereof,
and diltribute the fame among his crediori.
agreeably to the'provifions of faid ats : Notice.
is therefore hereby given to the creditors of'
the laid Elijah Hawkins, to exhibit and prove
the'r refpedkive claims to us, or either of us.
Jesse' Tourteliot, "
IWilliam 'Hawkins,
Artena.. Swidiu
Olacefter, Agip ,18.


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-ottrp.
ODE TO LAURA.
[From the .V Y. Coltnm 'an.)
FRAGRA1NT the balmy breath of rn,
That wantons in the purple spring;
The blended sweets of nature, borne,
,And fauu'd by Zephyr's dew-tiptLkwing
But what the perftume's frag ra-floweCs,
.That o'ev the breathiikgatfscape move,
Tie mingled swdets of new-born flowevt,-
ITo LAURA, redg1ent of love!
Thouglrplastic nature bounteous pour
Through myriad forms, her rich repast;
Though genial-summer spread his store,
And autumn's mellow sons are prest!
The luscious pulp, joy's sparkling bowl,
The honied dew the wild bee-sips-
Poor to the nectar of the soul,
The bliss distilld from L:ura's lips I
Lovely: the rose-bud's velvet rcbe,
The wvarbler's callow youngjust flown ;
How smooth the grape's translucent globe !
The peach can boast how soft a dawn !
More soft tihe hand of nature strews
The down on Laura's lovely cheek;
"More smooth her gentle bosom ,shews-
But Ah! what joys the touch can.speak!
Melodious love, inspiring spring!
Come with thy rosy-bosoin'd hours,
l'Jach melting note of rapture bring,
Wake harmony's.all-soothing powers!
One word from love's melodious tongue,
Mate ..re the sopgsters of the grove /
Did echo e'er a note prolong,
'e sxwet as Laura's voice of love ?
L.o where the power of magic stays,
In ev'ry varied form displayed;
In color's-motion's endless muze,
With nature's gayest robe' array'd,!
The trembling lustre of the eye,
Love's mantling blush o'erLaura spread;
.Uer bosom,n heaving with a'sigli,
More melting joys "tl a these can shed'.

What though no other ey- should view4
A faultless form in ner T luve ;
Nor feel each magic ger.ac so true-
Each nameless charm iy heart must prove !
The purlple light of youtlh I ay play
Round other forms with brighter beam;
And? beauty's.transient teteeor ray,
From other .eyes may warmer stream-
But hot towje ?erev'y line
Tilat' n.Arks my Ladra's beauteous face,
Tells her'acc p jliih'dl soul is mine,
iHer every Ylhr WtWd mentaPgrace!
Andl these, wlhenBiputli and beauty cease to charm .
My soul shll c-aptive hold, my constant bosomwarn.

EArtrat ?f a letter from a gentleman on a v.ff to
.Biaufwort *S. C. to his friend in Philadelphia,
dated Fb.. 11, 1812.
."Since I have been here, I have been wit-'
nIls to the mot atarmitg occurrences. Fre.
quent (hoccks of an Earthqulke have'been felt
ofwhicl you no'doubt hive heard. Laft Fri
day we experienced one' isch more fevere
than any.yet felt. It happened about 4 in the'
iaornin.g. I was laying awake in my bed,
when I began to ekdl my bed thake ; but being
witnef5 t, fo many I was not at fir(t much
alarmed. The'houfe began to (hake more and
more. I leaped from my ked in feear left the
houfe flhould fall, antd' in-running across the
room I flaggered like one very much initoxicat-.
ed. Thi .ho0ufe fhook fo much that I was
forced to support myfelf, by holding faRt to the
cafement of the door of.. my room. It con-
tinued 'for ifour .or dive minutes, I can only
comRparejthe motion .t- that of'a fhip at fea,-
Thewalifoar h oufe was' crakedi in federal,
placesain ojnfequence. of it. The people here
are very much, alarzied, and the civil power
have ..pi~'4t.ed a day of fafting, humiliation
and pryeri that the evil which eems to .await-
'us may be averted. .From the looks of the
,weVaer to d'ay, J am. :;arid we Ihall .baye.
another i .but I pray to God that we nmay not
be injured by it. You cannot imagine my,
feeling .ow the otcafop,; I feel a tonftaut
dread. fbeioig hurie ,in.the ruinof the houfes,
or/fwallowed up by the earth."

Thefasteefpeingfrern Ibhp ,itfints" ofi-
,eTally appear in the.dpcuhrtanrlmo' .,RisssL'iL,'
as foilo0* That thecity. of Dantzie in PrUs.
SIA had beenrordered ep furnish a certain num.
l3er of feeamen for the' Frenab fervice-Th- t
heahorf of-ths city prefhl d 23 Am.ricans,
Sto allift in makingOp their, comtplemient-That
the-French,Minifter of Marine, on being-in-,
formed of;'The- circumftance, immediately re.
plied, that n6Amer:can citizenshad'been preff-.
ed by his order,, and that the city of Dantzic
was alone t ndponible for the manner in which;
it had comeplied w'ith' its reqiuiltion.--That the
French Emperor ordered, that on the arrival of
theft eamen at Antwerp, all that were American
citizens flhould be difchargedl, and the city of
Dan:zit shouldd be required to furnish others
in their'fteadr' .



C AS will br pidfotrWeaving, (but -n-
iaed .o partial f tterns.)-Apply to


SQADlAH PENNIMAN.
February 1. '. i~astn sfr.Stet


SlinaliE'LD & C MBEtRLAND ROAD
LOTTERY.
THE Lgiflature of this -State having at'.
their'aft Seffibn granted a LOTTERY tor the
purpofe of repairing and firaightening the
Road from HALL's Tavern in. Smithfield,
through OArt'berland, to Maffichuletts line,,
the following Scheme of the Firft Clafs is re-
Ipe&tfuaiy presented to the public, by the
Managers duly authorized for that purpofe ;
with a confident belief, justified by the laudable
object of the grant, and the known difpofition
of the citizens of Rhode.Ifland, to patronize.
all enterprises of public utility, that they .hall
be enabled, through a rapid difpofal of the'
Tickets, to -c6mmence the drawing of this
Clafs in the month of September next.
A tbcme of te it f.
1PrizeoflOO00 is 8881
2 500 8881 [class, at 4 each
1 500 885 in Tickets in te. 2d
6 00 100
4 100 400 in Tickets
.20 50 1000
20 50 1000 in Tickets
40 30 1200
20 30 600 in Tickets
4,0 20 800
50 10 500
50 10 500 in Tickets
200 8 1600
1000 5000 5 500
1000 5 5000. in Tickets
1Ist drawn blank, 50 in Tickets'
1 lstday's drawing .
1 2d do. -50 do.
1 3d do. 50 do.,
1 4th do. 50 do.
1 last drawn blank 100
2459 Prizes 21000
3541 Blanks 3000 for the Lottery
S6000 TOickets at S 4,ls 24000
Subjecta to. no dedation, and not 1 1-2I
blank to a prize. ,,All prizes of 100 dollars
and over payable in 90 days after drawing ;,
the remainder of the prizes in 60 days. 'All
prizes not demanded within one year will be'
considered as gratuities to the Road.
BENJAMIN HALL, .
AMOS COOKE, Managers.
FLAVUJS BALLOT, 0
March 28.
ifarwtick Coventry Meeting-House'
LOTTERY.

FHE fubfcribers having been appointed by
the Hon. General Affembly of the State ot
Rhode-Ifland, Managers of faid Lottery, and
having given bonds to the iGeneial-Treaftrer
for the faithful performance of the truft repol-
ed 'in them, offer to the public,the Tickets in
the 'Firft Clafs,'confidently believing, that the
rapid fale thereof iill enable them to comn-
mence drawing in Providence on the first of
Jaly next. They can with confidence rely oa
public patronage, not only on account at its he.
ing-a highly laudable undertaking, but more
efpecialy on its offering to adventurers a fair
chance of'obtaining, for the fall fum of thre-
dollars, a prize worthy of notice.' Thofe who
fortunately draw ticket prizes may speedily re-
alize fome thousands, as all prizes in the second,
clafs will be payable in cafh. It is prefumed,
that the following fcheme is a fitflicient induce.
ment, to all thofe difpofed to hazard a fall
furn for the attainment of a largo one, to pur-
chafe Tickets in the Warwick and Coventry
Meeting. H use Lottery, as there is not two blanks
-to a prize, and no deduction..
SCHEME.
I Prizeof 1000 is 8 1000
1 $00 (the last drawn blank) 5QO
3 00 .in tickets in the 1st class 900
5 100 500
5 bo0 in tidketdufi the 2d class at F 4 500
8 50 400
15 30 intickets in the 1st-rlass 456
S50 10 500o
TQO 8 in tickets in the 2d class 800
40 '4 '. 16600
825 4in tickets ifithe 2d class 3300
-1 3 $ 0 (the first drawi blank) 30
1 20 (the second do.) 20
1415 Prizes 10500
685 Blanks .For the Lottery 1500W
4000 Tic'ketp at 3 is 12000
The Ticket Prizes in 'this clafs will be difpo-
fed of thus : two or more difihterefted gentle.
men will publicly feal up and number the dif.
fereut packers according to the Scheme, which
packets .hall be depofited, and correct lifts of
the nutpbers each packet contains will be dif-.
t'ibuted.previous to the drawing. All prizes
ot 3, 100 and qver payable in 90 days after
drawing the remainder of the przes in 60
days. Ticket Pries in the 2d claui pa.yable.on
demand. All prizes not demanded within one
year will be coafldered as-given to the ufe of
the Lottery.' Such Ticket Prizes as (hall not
be demanded 'before the drawing of the Second
Clafs fall be faithfully dep.fited for fare keep.
ing.
S JOHN ALLEN, "
WELCOME GRAY, Maag .. "
March 21.
The Mostiausick Leather Manufactur-
ing Company '
RESPECTFULLY inform the public, that
rhey carry on the Tanning :g' Curying, at tbe
North-End of Providence, where may -be had
Leather of various kinds, on accommodating,
terms. Alfo-Summer and Winter trained,
Lamp Oil, and common Whale Oil, by the
barrel or gallon. They want to purchase Oak
Bark ts Cal] SMim, for which they. will pay
calh and the market price,' Orders from the


country will be flriBly attended to.'
exter -Thurber,. A4get.
* March 28.


S Educationi Encouiraged.

THE Hon. General AfThmbly of tle State
of Rhode-Ifland, &c. at their Febiruaiy feflion,
A. D. 1812, having paffed an ait authorizing
the Truftees of the Greene Acade'my in-the'
town of Smithfield, to raite thi fim of 2200
dolls." for the purpose of ereihng an Academy
in faid town, and thefiib'fcribeis having 'been
appointed by faid ac&, Managers 'of faid'Lottery,
they have given bonds agreeably to the pro.
vifidn of faid a&, arid offer to the public the
following SCHEME of the VtIRsT CLASs of
:Grene Academy Lottery in .Simthfield.
i Prize of 1000 is P00oo
1 500 '500 [at $ 4 each
5 100 500 ooin tickets in the 2d class
10o 50 500
15 30 4450
15 20 o00 .in tickets.
20 15 300
30 10 300
60 8 480
110 6 ,660
533 4 2132
800 4 3200 in tickets In 2d class do.
1600 Prizes. 10322
2400 Blanks, 1600 for the Lottery
11922 "
78 last drawn blank
4000 tickets at 8 3, is g 12000
l1 blank to a prite, and no deduction.
The above Scheme. affords a fair opportuni-.
ty to thofe who are inclined to-hazard a fall:
*fum for the attainment of a large one ; and the
,Managers flatter themselves that almost every;
,perfon will be willing to encourage the lauda.
ble purposes of the undertakers of the Lottery,
.Alliprizes of 100 dolls. and over payable in 90
days, and the remainder in 60 days, after the
drawing is completed. The drawing of-this
Clafs will commence in June, in the town of'
Providence.
N. B. Ticket Prizes payable on demand.
NATHAN B..SPRAGUE, er .
ASA WINSOR, sManagers
March 21.

AtLL perfons indebted to the"fubicriber are
requested to call and 'ettle the fame immedi-'
:ately. Notes unpaid on the 25th qf April will'
then be left with an Attorney for colle&ion
without any further notice.
REUBEN SMITH.
Johnton., April +.

NOTICE.
'THE fubf'criber having difpofed 6f his poods
at au4ion, for the purpose of bringing his bu..
finefs to a clofe, requests all thofe who ake in-
debted to.him, either by Note..or Book ac-
count, to make imme, te payment. IHavi ng
devoted4 three months to collecing his debts,
Sand ftillhaving aqnumber of demands unfettled,
he informs thofe who do not, mmake payment. in
thirty days from the prefent date, that the de.
mands against them will be .eft with an Attor-
ney for collection.
P)TER BROWNELL.
April 4.

:,Home Made and other Supplies.
JPUBLIC-notice.is hereby given, that Propo-
.fals will be immediately and at all times receiv-
ed at this office, or by THOMAS COLES, Provi-
dence, for every defcription of Public Supply
and Public Work from every part of the Union,


COAT. CLOT
White and buff
Skin -Veting
White twilled'
SKerfey,
Woolen and
Blankets,
'Cotton 'Drillin1
Cotton Kerfey,
Woollen Half


-SUCH AS-
MHS, --Shoes and Boots,
F Swan- Leather Breeches or
' Pantaloons,
Woolen White and yellow But-
tons, ,'
Cotton White and yellow :Ea
gles of metal,
g 'Muikets, Pidtols, Ri-
fies and Swords,.


Stock.


Camp Kettles,


wings, Making common Tents'
Flannels, of 29 1-2 yards of
Thread of 8 to 16i Ravens duck, -.and.
Lion Skins, wall., or horfeman's'
Serges, tents of 47 yards,
Baize. Linings, Tent.Poles,
Shalloons and Ratti- American hempen Ra.
nets, '. ensduckandSheet-
Woollen and Cotton ing, like Ruffian,"
Velt Backs, Shirting, like Powlas
-Felt Hats .and Caps, and Creas,
'Leathern Caps, Belts Linen,likePaderb6rns,
& Cartouch Boxes. Black .walnut MufSet
---Bayonet Belts. and ad Rifle Stocks, .
_ Scabbards, Drums and Fifes,
-Stocks ,& Cockades, Trumpets and Horns.
With fuch other Howe 'tManufahtred and
Simported-goods as are :ufnaHy employed in the
Military Service Alfo, for Making up Cloath-
ing, Ful/ing, and Dying.'
TECH COXE,'
Purveyor of Public Supplies.'
Peveyor': Offce, Philadelphia,
March 14, 1812. ,
March 28.

Paper Hangings. -
SAMUEL JAMES, ,Rds or saA ,
At his Paper Hanging Manufa&tory, which
i:usn the Houfe he now occupies, "opp6fite to
Mr. Lewis Peckls, on the Weft Side of the
Bridge, Providence, a great variety of
HOUSE PAPER & BORDERING,
of the newest and moft elegant Figures, a,
wholefale and retail, on as good terms as can
be purchased in Amserica, -


'. REMOVAL. ..
rrIFLIZAf POTTER
RESECrFULLY,informs the public, that
he has Removed ris Goods into the Chamber
over Meffi-i. Enersoi '&' Nelhsob Stort, for;
minedy .ccidpied by'MW. 7hn-,P. H rllenf, wher
he keeps an affortment*of,COTTON4YARN'
& GOODS, as ufual. Marh 28.

TANNERS, ,AKE NOTICE.
0 let, fot one or more years, the whole or a
.part of that large and commodious TAN-
YARD, formerly owned and'occupie4d.by AM-
ASA GATr, fimated'at tfhe north.end of Prov*,
idgece, directly on the Mainioad ; and is unm&,
queftionably one of the beft situations in this
town or its vicinity, for purchasing Hides, Skins
aind Bark, and for felling .Leather. There is
upwards of 60 vats, 15 under cover, a large
Bark.Houfe, Beam-Hoste,, and -every other
convenience for tanning--this Yard having
excellent -water, and being open to .the fun, is
allowed to tan the beft, of leather, and with a
lets proportion of labor than is generally re.
quired. For further particulars enquire of
WELCOME GRAY,
March 7. North.,nd.

6r Co mb-Malcers attend!
T TWENTY THOUSAiTD-OX-HORNS for sale
J. on board Ship Hazard, of a superior quality,-..
"By an early application, the My hy be obnaied very'
low. Apply to '. JO' CAPENTER.
March 21. '. .. .
-R. DARRA-H '. ',
DEJVTISTI "
INFORMS the Ladies and entlemen o
:Providence and its vicinity, that he -has taken
,a Room under the Mufeuim, in Wealminffer-
fireet, where he-will wait 'on them in the line
:of his proieffion. He makes and fixes artificial
Teeth from one to a whole fet, f6o neat as to:de.'
ceive on the clofeft infpecion. He removes
the fracures without injuring .the enamel 4i
Cleans, Menids.and- Etra&s Teeth, and pet'.
forms every operation ia an improved manimner
without pain.--His prices are extremely" low,
andno one will be obliged to- pay untefi they
are fatisfied with the work. The inalleft fa.i.
vor thankfully received.
.Teetfi Cleanfed for Oke Dollar.
April 4.

'NOTICE.
THE f'ubrctiber having 'rlinquitled his hba-
nefs in the Clothier's line, is under the necifil4
.ty of calling ,on all #,at are indebte4lto him
to make settlement.: The fnbfcriber will at-
tend at the. Houfe of DAVIx PeHit.L' in Sacit,
uate, every Saturday, 'frbm the firft in' April
;until the laft in'May, frditm 1 o cloce'irith 'at-
ternoon until fix. Notes'will be received from
thofe who cannot Snake it convenient t6 y
the money. ,* -
SMITH' TALOR, Clothier.
Scituate, -April 4.

NOTICE.
W HEREAS th'e Hpnorable the General Af.
fembly, at their late' feflion in February, did
pals an a& incorporating the petitioners,, Phy-
ficians and.- Surgeons of this State, under 'the
name and ftyle .of the Rhd-IJtaflad. Mlical So-
c -tv-and whereas by a clause of the faidcta;-
I am authoriffd to fix r thee ine and place for
holding.the firft meetmfg of the faid i'6ciety-
this is to.givf notice, th ff'fch meeting' will be
held on Wednefday, ttie '2nd day If April
next, at: 10 o'clock, A. *.. at' the CouitiHoufe'
in Providence, when arid where a general at-
tendance of the Fadiulty is reqtiefted'.
A. Taanook .,
March .28.


S HE NJ Y C Sf,. -),
HAS juft received froin Bfiton, a lrge. ap..
:ply of elegant Paper Hqging, whi.h added
'to .hi firmer Stock' of Frenth & Proirfen'cr
mxnanufaclured Papers, niles a 'ery ezterivi
Saffortment., .Tho4f who may want to pulrrchafi
are invited to call at hia Store in Werim nf.
Street, nearly opposite Colte T. S. Webb's;
whbre they.cuanot failt of being fuited.,-
S -. B. A connftat fpplyofopeW'Hawgins,
i at wholefale, and retail. MairchS28.,

. Wenscautt Mlaufactohjy.

h iave taken the Store in. the dwdling houfe of
Capt. Samuel Packard, and opposite tha .r,
cery Store of. Mr. Thomas Truefdell, in Weft-
,minfterftireet; where COTTON GOODS of
almoft every description manufactured in this
Country may be procured;"and .on as rea6nable
'terms as at any ftore:aihi town. CO ON
SYARN of every description, and of the blft
Quality, put out to weave, and the highest price~
Opaid,by I' .
OBADIAH ?PEJNIMAN, Agn.


January 11, 1812.


S JONES & WHEELER,
(Printers to he State' and Promnlgafors of the
Laws of the Union)
proptftort anb u Ii&jer$,
NO. 7, MARKiT-SQUARFE:
'Hall over WooD's-Exchange-OffIce..
T rWO DOLLARS PER rEAR....'.^. ADlVAICFID.
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