Group Title: Bahama gazette (1784)
Title: The Bahama gazette
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Title: The Bahama gazette
Uniform Title: Bahama gazette (1784)
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Publisher: Printed by John Wells
Place of Publication: Nassau
Publication Date: November 12, 1785
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Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: Bahamas
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Issuing Body: Printed Nov. 5, 1799-Feb. 14, 1800 by the friends of John Wells for the benefit of his heirs; Feb. 18, 1800- by Joseph Eve.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 1, no. 4 (Aug. 14-21, 1784).
General Note: Latest issue consulted: Vol. 17, no. 1415 (Dec. 30, 1800-Jan. 1, 1801).
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Bibliographic ID: UF00098611
Volume ID: VID00136
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: oclc - 25097670
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Succeeded by: Bahama gazette (1812)

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VOL. II.


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BAHAMA


NULLIUS ADDICTS JURARE


No. 69;


GAZETTI'E.


IN VIRBA MAOn8TRI. Hor.


From SATURDAY, NoVEMBER 12, to SATURDAY, NOVEMBis II,


1785.


NAssAUv printed by JohN WELLS, at the hinting Office on the BAY.


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11 .AMTA ISAND3,
)k1o, l'oo.oINCl. Ci
y Ili Ibntour JAMES EDWARD POWELL,
!,7; Lc.r..nani-G.uernour ad CndCo nder in
dt if an and ar-cr the frd I/Iands, Guellor,s
... .Idmiral, and. Ordi,,rr oJ tbefaoin "f. 1Wr.
A PROCLAMATION.
ll:R HIRIAS the Expoation of any
Spocctco of Proviont, may in the

iV hhlly prejdcial to the nhabi-
tants t th Ifdflads; I Ha v
2V Till lii lR E Tr OtUHT iTn by
.;d t' 'ii the aldvicc .ad contl'cnof His Majely's
liL I;tII .blic Cure t iflucth~ my Proclama,
Ii., icrctiy ltiili'v pii hlbtiig lec Exportation
t ,.1- Species itt lIn.oili Imi, fruo this or any
. I r .1- i. u ithii th;!i (overnrme, to any pilt
at p!i I. Itlioit z.L buits thicrc ThIis f.id
pouw I0,1. to con"i in If um and tIrcr the date
L-..l, At.l to c inli ix c t.1il further orders.
J.l- \ :i ".-r 1 y 7 "d a1d1,'l Great Sdal Of
t IJ ....'., : .' an, tbis s bl Jday of
S.. ,.br .i,. 'car 'Our lord One baou-
",. t ,. .. ii adogh fn'V, < ll' tthe
....,.., T .ar flhs l,,ie/ly's Rit -I..
J AIMES IEDWVARID fOW LL.
I :.. 1 , ', i t ,,i,.at d,
I,i tI .'l.i 1 OKI pr i Secretary.
r., O S A V I TH KIN G.
Ha '.-l s I a "7 .
' it. o.i,..er IJAMES EDW D POWELI.,
P'/; i .er; .lc:.-' er':aur Cimmander -
i', f /; o..1 *,er :6[ faid andts, Chancaller,
..., r.. .!,.. ,,:. dir naoy 'tfw f je, Uc. W.
A PRO 0CLAMATO N.
liit.!AS tl.c Keeper of ltie Jail
hI the 'Tor a o Nrlfau, hathi
lnlde oath, thara Neyin I''ctli
Voietr ttcl'li10
Ona md BOST>M LOVE, under
featnIce of t*nlpo tlation, did
tlic rb i this ,iftant No..
tLcr, foit"ly break Prihoin
iat' In.ak c lu fcapr Ilutn in the;rof; AND)
Illit i .iS it is ol'lf t it oltt ncqii ce to t he
Sitase ,. Co n0niiiity, tl. I aI otoriiius a
0ii,, .Id. it olible, lie ke. I HAVE
i1LI1:i'01.E "li hUil'lIT F lby and with
th, ..uv. I anll c.nl' iai of Hiit M.t y's llonourlain
1c Cu uI. , to illir thli a v Proclt action, ihercby
'.i; 1,1 A Rcwid iAo il ();s Hun,red tet of Eaght,b
tt i.) Pt'l,i ot P rfloi, who fhalrwithin a rea.-
Iv..tl,! nIt.i afti t.l i inbltiation hereof, appTe-,
hlid i t;u, tihi ile teid Nrgro Fcllowalamedc
A4n 1.. -, n: lithe lui.hc Jail of llis Ifland; or
CELc t.lthit l liou r Ih. ic Ie may he hlarbnurUd or
c"nltaiCdl, 1 tI 11th1 1, 'ivuat Marfial, lis lawful
pl'ty, or i;ic J?];L of the laid lfladr, may be
a ltoIip .rl.n1, Jio t ti ic'urc him.
I i'L. o u, 'r h I.rd ~id the Crear Seal of
l ,.-; ,-,.,!.'j, t i fau, this l6th/ day of
e'-.'e,'.*i.'r, ta in tar of O,,r Lord O,
A d I e hundred and eighty-fvC, and
r..t .yy laiv Tear of fia Majefije
IAMES EDWARD POWELL.
iju l i'r.c..r'i (.ranmand,
I'hth ()liHaI Iur, pro Secretaty.
GOD S A VE TI P. KIN G.
nJOTrci" IS HII:1REtY GIVEN, that Dodor
GEORCGl: K1MP isa Nployed to attend
.:~. ,i o)I I... ).ilit1i, in is town and nriFh.
lruo d, ,. tiny iae Jcalion for rrmel;cal
.iace, and aic unable provide themselves
torv';c: and that to all t1 Medirines, Wine,
ndteyili.;g tat ti.a iccetrary toward
tor rico.ecr, ,ill Ie pro ted. on apitlication
Nrna c to the Dolor f that pUrpolc.
If. B, All tugrs in ditrefa, ofany d6ther
Cipt iton, ll al x Ie attended tL.
."al 0 ..r ", i.
c"o.^'~11' '1''.'"1''1
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Fur/funt tia Decree f Hli, fl~l'. Cours of fjie-
Admiralrr, 'uwl' b Snofer ready Money, at tha
Void-~ ur
Itridue Ilou/e in Na ol etiilten thbe lsrs of 'la
a'd *, on Mon A n4F, t/,e tA of Nowarimc
it-_ Sul I e
S A L L Y;"
S i Condemned unfit for Sea : to-
Sether with er Tackle, Furnitnreg
and Apparel. Inventory to be feeu
at the Time and Place of Sale.
HiENRY MiNTON,
D. YVv. A.
^'asoau, Nowrivmbr 1, 171-. N &e_

TO BE LE ,
A PLANTATION at the We ard, lately
Occupied by JonH MARTtI, E. For terms
apply to WILLIAMS BR FORD,
Who has for Sale, a few dozen of excellent
Red Port.
A L. Persons having demandiffrainl the Eftate
vfFRaDELacI lIu Ma aT decafed, are re-
qnefted to render them in prop y attested, and
%hofe indebted to make immedia payment, to
WILLIAM MO s, )---.
JOHN DEN NITON, 5 '"'


DAMAHN-SA=DI, ) ff
N8W-Poo NIDNCt. "s
By His Honour JAMES EDWARD POWELL,
Sf/; ieslenant Gnrrnear and Commander in
Ciorf in and ewr tin fau I/land., Chancellor,
vite- Admiral, and Ordiurjf sthe famni, We. le.
A PROCLAMATION.
WHEREAS' it is Hit Majefty's
Royal Will and Pleafure, fgni-
tfed by his Intruations hearing
date at his Court at St James's,
the tenth day if September r784,
th#t the Lands within his faid
Bahama-Iflands, floefurveyed
and granted oh the following co itions; that is
to lay, That forty acres ofland hb ranted to every
prrfon, being rmaner or mifire of a family, far
himfelf or icerf.lf; and twcnt acres for every
white and black man. woman child, ofwhicb
uachl family hall conoift at the a uiltime of ant-
ing fuch warrants ; That all gt, ees be fubhjet
the payment of two tfillinga ft ling q'lit rent for
every hundred acres, to com ce at the expire.
tion of two ) cars from the date of their ref1 edive
grant, to be paid at the end of every year there-
after, in default of which the grants to be void:
BUat. li M ajelty has been gracienily pleaded, a: an
encoluragcientc to hl.Loyal Subiells who have
been rrfdcrnts in any of the Colonies or Provinces
now the United States of America. and who on
account of their loyalty td hs6 Maj cly, Call or
may willingly, or by conpnlion, remove into his
laid iflnds, to order, that the quit rent t. L. re-
ferved in the fcveral rlantl, to he hereafter made
to his laid Siibieot, nflll not commence and be
payable until aftthr t expiration often years from
tl;e date of their ref,.cdive grants; which faid
,lralt i it is his Majcny's Royal Will and Pleafeoe
tllall Ic delivered to the fevertl grantcr free of all
experfre whatever : I DO THEREFORE, by and
with the advice and confeno of his Majefy'a Ho-
m ourable. Council, ill'c this my Proclamation,
heichy making known to all perfons concerned,
that upon application to me in Council, they will
receive 'Wairants of Survev for running out their
lands, agreeable .o his Majety's faid Inltiuaions,
aud their family light,
CIfhVN under my Hand and the Crea S-al of
ith fi.1 lands, at Na.u, this fi:. Jdar f
Spitmber, in the Year ofOur Lord One tioa-
nfa'.! f eVrn undroednd o igh'y fe, and in te
SI.,:nty-ffth Year ofHil ftfaeftr' ReiRn.
JAMES IEDWARD POWELL.
By Hi llenortr's Cominad.
STFrItLn HIa N, pro Secretary.
GOD SAVE THP. KIN .


PUBLIC AUCTIONN ,
On MONDAY.r"',,'aamff at, Iy.l,
At El rzjv e'CloTd.
Sevepteen Valuable NEGROEI;
Belooding to the estate of flalq, EI1: de-
ctrad, among whom are I-n'. Field S|(veI
GWlct and iruncrs, aad hi youIg Boys and
Girls.
Condi non of the Sale, Two, Four and Six
Month qedit, giving bond and good security.
SARAH HALEY, Adminiftnieva
ALSO.
Four V able NEGROES,
Late the pro lty of Henry rYooe, Efg; of St.
Auguitine, viz.
Tony, a fmi young, handy Fcllowf
Nlofe, and
Polydore, Sawyers
Grace, a fm t handy Wench.
Conditions of Sai Cali.
Good Bills of Sal will ie given.
JON DENNISTON.
A'oternmber T7, US;T.
JUST IMPO TED,
In the rigi FIlInDSHIP CAt. SHIDDO, rI
Naw-Yo 4,
AND T B 3 OL D,
On ReafnnabAl rmr.
By JOHN C I ISTIE,
At his STORa on c BvY.
PFor an/h, iraziletto, r Carotn.
A Qaint ty of PINE HO S and CEDAR
SHINGLE.
A I. S 0,
A few BarrelT Superfine FLOUR, jut arrived
from Baltimore.

JUST IMPORT ED,
I, the Schooner SuanNAn, f Nw-YoI,
ANn TO BE OLD,
By STH OUD,
At hisn oute on the Itv GROasn.
SUPERFINE Plour in Pkled Pith
Sbarrnds & halfbarrels Irh Potatoes
Ovftera in kegs Oions
Newton Pippins & com- B ck
men Apples Anti a few rounds et
Cyder in barrels Corned Beef,
Indian Meal in ditto / &c. &c. &c.

FORBES & STWENS,
At Iheir STO&a on the B.y, ltiuet Cat. GIea
OHM ON'r
H AVE Fo RI SAL E,
A Larre and General A rtment of EUROe
PEAN and EAST-I IA GOODS.
A L S,
LONDON particular EFce of Spra
SMadcir U Wine, by M Beef ad Pork is
the quarter cik or do- Is
zen Flo r in dit
Ditto Markct ditto Tripe in Keg
Sherry ditto Paints md Oil, Iap
High proof Jamaica and AnchorneadCabhl
Weft.lnda Ruminpuo- Rice in tires.
cheona and hoglheads c. ec. "
Which they will difpore of, on the molt realfs
able Terms, for Cq0l, Gi JBill / Arridmhe
or Produce.

F O R S A L E,
THAT neat HOUSE tf built by the Sab.
I fcriber, adjoining and the Wenward of
Dr. RoisRT Scorr's, fron upon the Bay, and
has an extensive LOT parl eiled in, apcaau t
and healthy situation, at pret occupiedby C
JOHN DouGLAs. For terms t to
]JOr MoRuS
September 171j.




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