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UEW-VORKr Dec. 6.
""- Captain Pcrrio, of the flap Richard, inforntl,
thai brt the 99th, o November, fe. la t. 36, 5,
i ,: long; 65, liw .1 yeliel to the S.W.' which
I v appeared to be 10 extreme difirefs ; with a
':, laudable humanity he; gave order J to 'bears
I 'Xdowq for . her, and on nearer appioacb, found
I i H o 6e. a wreck'.--Tbe yawl was immediately
I launched, although it then blew a fliffbreeze ;
I ; and fortunately returned to this fliip whh the
I ) mate and fix of the crew ofthe brig Brutus,
I v of iRocbeflery 1 bound ; tor the ":- Weft-Indiei.
I ; !1Tje" account given by the furvivera of the
; ? c melancholy.' accident, is'aa follows,; Qn the,
. ', 5th of November, towards night, a very heavy
, fquall of wind came on, which 'tpfet the brig,
' at a time"jwhen almoft all hands were below.
: ' The captain, ah bid man, & a boy, were in the
cabbiaatlhat periodthis former of whom was
uuforturiately drowned : the two jatter ' ef.
caped .by : clinging to windward -and were
taken out through the' feu t tie the neat; day by
the furvivtng part'oF the cr.ew, who had -cut
L away the foremafl, and cauted' the jveflel to
', right, although completely, -water; logged.
. They contrived to build a Iheltering hut on her
, ' main deck,, and by breaking tliro'.a biilk. head,
got at the provi&ons. . tor the 84 day sf they
'iiva on raw meat ana meal ; and when
V brought.on board had nothing on bat troufers
yand flirts ; they , had experienced very had,
Weather, the Tea frequently breaking over
' them, and adding to their diftrefs. During
. the period, of 14 days they Taw eight veffels" in
Gght, none of whom appeared to take the
lcaft notice of the wreck, . although one of
them (a brig was in light the whole day.) Not
" fucb was tha conduft of captain Pen in, When
1 -"'the yaw arrived on board, after its perilous
' undertaking, he received the diftrefled tars,
wim every Kinunei, ana renaerea mcir uiu
, ation as comfortable as was in his power The
captain of the Brutus (who unfortunately was
drowned) Air Price. The furvivort areMr;
' Shubal Norton, mate; Andrew Southart,
George Barlow, Seth Barlow, Nathaniel
Snow, Alvin Phelps (a "negro) and Chriflian
, .-Cincki (a boy.) : : . -rC.l.
American produce wai not much. in demand
in London Cotton j'howeverj we linderftand,
had experienced a fmall tile, and wai likely
to increafe in value
' It will appear by the accounts under our
London head, which are con firmed by the
Gentlemen lately arrived, that Gen, Andreoffi
had not derived from France J nor had Lord
Wh'.tworth deoarttd from England.; The
L afpeft ofaEuropean affaits are Qill gloomv
The ioterferetfee of Buonaparte in'jhe interior
.'concerna of. Switzerland, has, routed the
jea'iufyof. Greatftritain, and moil likely af
insr utnniH powers. , vv nit ine reiuu may
be, it is almoft impofTible : tu , cooieSure,
Wbeibtr Switzerland will be able to recover,
and then to maintain her former liberty.
. Pi ill in the womb of time.- This, however, -it
crruin, that the Continental power will not
'e ful jugaVd, and totally dependent. 00
francr, without a flruggie.
' LONDON, Oaober u
Our Hae Correfpondent aQurei us that
a ci'anr, a la Francaife, is meditated in the
Bmayiaa Goternment, but the' exaft plan
has nat vet ben made public, , ,
Tlte poliiiciaos of the Continent are occupied
In Tcecjlations refpefling the roceedi2s jbl
tbe Court of Vienna, Paris, &e. on the fubjeci
01 tne inaemnitie. aus ucu ui iu
Aiiflria cominues to fpeak in a rather firm
'language, and to exhibit a cacfident military
li is rumoured, in accounts from Conflan-
tinople, ihauhe EngliQi General Stewart has
altogether failed in bis mediation in favour of
, the Beys of rgvpt, and tstat tne r renin navt
. a lift acauired luch ao afeendancy at the Porte,
as flatten them wuh the hape of regaining
' pofTelTioti of Fgrpt hy negciaiio,-.Ve
belifve thefe repent hive no foundation ia
! truth. ' .' , , ; .
Tlie obrervatloni refpeHtag ibe advantages
whith arct liktly 10 arife to trance from the
free enjoyment of the navigation of the Black
Sea, are the roduttiin of M, Malckenfliy,
an expatriated rol;, who Hands very 0 gn in
facri ficc;all. They know ' the practical
mifery, as welt as the difgfacefui yte
that would be jmppfed Upon them. Even
if u hort u na xci'' whaf can ,t hey .epefl
worfe than the domirsatioir which abjc
fubmiflioh would bring. Tbey do not
abandon the Jeaft advantage vhilc ' they
count the danger of, the .moft defperate
refiftance; In ftich a cafe, Defpair-is
a Counfelror that may br liftened,
VVorfe than French" ve(Tals -the Swifs
con not be ; and truly may the gallant
burgh' and Berlin ; the; guarranteecf
combatants in this , facrcd war exclaim,
' Denique oufe't aul libcrtat "frquetur 1
eut vifli i'tdem "crimus '- V
::rZ','' October 16. r:"'V;'
, Yeflerday morni ng w ere ceired the Paris
Journals to the 13th inft. Their contents,
as far as they relate to the proceedings
in Swit2erland, are'vof confiderable
irpprtance, t he affai rs of that Country,
to all appearance, beinrid w brought to
a crifi,s. According to accounts from
Laufynne the Patriots, after entering
the Pafs-de-Vaii-l, fnccceded in defeating
the mam body-;of th- army -of the uo-,
vernment : on tbe 4'h ititt, advanced as
ar as Yverden, and ,on the Tame day
took pofleffion of Moudon, wthin a
few miles of Lanfan ne. Thefe'fucceircs
of the Patriots Itruck fuch terror into
e Government, that they were on the
int of flyintr to Geneva, when Citizen
Rapp, Aid-de-Camp to Buonaparte,
arrived with the . declaration of the Chief
Conful. , which was ' received with
' warm gratitude,' and on being com.
rhurncated Jo Bachmann, the General
of ibc Patriotic Army, heconfented . to
impend -nouiiiiics until uc rcceivcu
further orders, from Berne. ' On the
following daj Citizen Rapp proceeded
iu licrnc. -aim ucuvci(.u. uumui i
Proclamation tp the Commander in that
Cjty They'recei ved the Aid-de-camp
Wltn Civility, DUl uecuncu giving any rtii-
fwer to the declaration until the decifion
of the Diet of Schwiti mpuld be knawti.
DcDiities were immediately lent c.t to
that place, -to learn the determination
of the Diet, and Mr. Rapp confented to
wait their return to Berne. In the mean
time, the truce continued, and the zeal
of the patriotic troop appear to have
confiJerably rr jaxed, in confequence of
the active interference pf France. Should
they attempt any rdHlancc tothcimpcri
ous mandate, an army of 40,000 Frertch,
under the orders ot Gen. Ney, will im
mediately enter the Swifs territory : and
as this force will be fupported by 40-
Rulfia and Pruflia, with refpeft to Mai
ta, being (till looked to by the Brium
miniftry as a preliminary meafure of ne
ceHity to'the final evacuation of that if,
land by our troops. BefiJes we hardly
think that Miniilers have any inclination
to interfere in a bunnels thai might lead
ta a general renewal of hollilities, the
more efieciall as, to: all appearance,
they would receive but little encourage
ment in tne enterprise irom tne preva.
ling fpirit of the people, wjiofe indiffsr-j
ertce towards the concerns of foreign
nations,' cannot be better exemplified
than in the; total failure of the propofed
(ublcription in aid of the counter-revo
lutionary Swiff. However the people
or England may regret the fate of thole
patriots, they are neverthelefs fcnliblc,
that France, in fuppprtir.g the Govern
inent of Hclvctiirwill obtain 'little more
t ha n (h e ; Was! be fore po (Te fld of, with
refpeft to that country. For years pail
has the itifluence of France effecluallv
coo more; it neceiraryi we (ce no chance
of the exertions oi the Patriots being
crowned with tht fuccefs they deferve.
The French writers exprefsa conviiJlion
that thj Proclamation of the Confal
will procure the fubmiffionof the Infur
gent Generals and caufe an immediate
termination ot ho'.tilitics. This, under
the prefentcircumllances, will probably
prove to be the cafe. Any refidance, on
their part, to fo overwhelming a. force,
would indeed prove Iwpclefs ; and it not
immediately, they mult ultimately fub;
mil to the will ot the uictator. it u
fuppofed by fome, that mould they de
tcrrainc to oppofe the interferences of
France, they will not be left to maintain
alone fp unequal a contert, but united as
the interedi of France, Rudia, andPruf.
fia are at prefent, we doubt much whe
iher'the Emperor of Germany will deem
it prudent to aid the noble fpirit of the
Helvetians, in oppofition to the firrt of
thofe powers mdf it mud be ithir. the
recollection of our foadcrs, that in the
debates which took place lad year in the
Brttilh Houfo ' of Commons upon the
fuSift nf the Preliroirarr Treatv of
U . .A.CJ.a r tl..tMi...i t . fj II it iHnnokf In
ww v. , -5... . i-c3Ce our iimitexi gave tne country
H, Tv.rr,v.. , ,,ounder ,nif that the
, t c ,r ' . 10 unacrnanu mai 111c fiintipic ui uncr
TanM.on of the French Comnm i. j Jferin2 in Continental difmites was cn
inerrr nuu,. uau . . b abandoned by this cou
ot Switzerland, r ready fiibmiina, but - jr.mn '
they may te mttlakcn. The fpirit of
refinance aatnd French Government
Ms fprcad thtoujhout the country, and
great numbers will be. found to join in
refilling ooprefiion.' ThcSwiu have
not incoriuderablc number of troopt
inured to aftioo, and animated by tne
nobltA fpirll. I The fcafantry; exafpe
rated by the exadlions, the violence and
diforder to which they havebceti cxpjfcJ
fur K talt four years, will tile in a tnafi
to reinforce tlc army. It does not
appear that they are deditute of leaJers
ot capacitf , and we have no doubt .they
will get plenty of fltiUul OtTicerl.' All
rnVi are united. The menaces of the
Court of St. -Cloud will animate their
courage, becaufe it will rhew them that
they have to chfc between honourable
freedom or the bafeddrpen Jance, They
lure cYtry motive to inJucc thcat to
Whether thefe circumdanccs that have
recently occurred, may have induced
them to acl diflcrcutty from the tenour ot
that declaration, we canriot pretend to
fay ; but it is reported that the rtfult of
the Council held on Saturday lad, .was
of fv much importance , as to occifion
difpatthes to bo frnt olf to fcveral of the
Courts upon the Continen. We be
lieve however that the deliberations, al
In ded to had no reference to the affairs ot
Switteiland. The cafe ot Malta, the
Independence of which the Etnperer ot
Rutlia has declined loguarantee, is that
which we undcrdanJ, at pt c fen t much
occupies the atirntitm f his Majcdy's
ininilleri. The mclfcncers whrj jiave
been difnatched within thefe few days
are probably dedincJ, not for Vienna,
(where aliiUincc to the bwtls patriots
coutdatoce ts cxpeAcJ) but for Vcterf-
predominatcd .in Switzerland; and the
ditference between ailual and virtual
pplfellion is of fo' light a llude, that the
people of England, great, as their fym
pathy may be, would reluctantly engage
in a difpute, where their interferences
might produce fo much evil to them
felyesi without atfording any cfft;61ual
aid to the objects of their fupport. The
general peace of liurope, it ts, therefore
probable, will remain undiirurbetJ.
The Extraordinary peputation of the
Lmptre held its nth, fining on the
of laft month ; but nctlrint: dec 1 live lias
yet taken plate upon the .fubiedt of the
indemniues. The h rench funds a?e 55!'
70c.; V; .
. " 1 ' K l imm ' . . . .
; NORFOLK, Nov. 25.
SPANISH DKPREDA I'iONS.
- The comonitice appointed in Auguil
by thofe in this town and its vicinuv,
have futt'ered. by . fcizure, .detention or depre.
dation of tneir prcpeuy commtued by Span
iardt, have lately received a Ittter from the
fecietar'y of flate -in which ' he recommends
in the following words, an accurate rr pre fen.
lation of each cife to be prepared in dupli.
catei ; one to be fent to Mr. Pinckney, .our
minifler at Madrid 1 the other to the office of
Gate, vii.To enable hini (Mr.; Pincltney)
to proceed with greater prcciiioo ar.d clfel,
in his difenflions and reclamaiooi, iuis're.
commended that the fcveral cafes be fo dif-
criminated by ihei'r circumflancei, as to (liow
how fr they reft on general regulations or
ipectai licences lrom comjictent authorities ;
ho ar far oa licences reaionably pre fumed to
be competent though in llritlnefs not to ; how
far on' fudden an I enlnaring repeals of general
epilations or diftominuances of fpecial in
dulirncc ; how fir on the calculation from
exilting circumBances, that ike ordinary co
lunial policy of opsin, would be relaxed ; and
now fraudulent proceedings of SpaoiQi fub-
jeflt. As in. this U(l cafe the claimants may
be required to (hew that fttitfattioQ hat been
fought in - vain front the regular tribunal of
the place, it will be prudent for them to be
prepared to meet (uch a prclimiaary. -This
recommendation trom the' fecrctarv f the
Qaie, has a particular tefeience to cafe of fci
xure and detention, in the bpanifh colooiet
out as clear ana accurate iiatementsot au ca.
cafes of rerlaiaatiom lor injuries fuliained in
ihofe colonies, a. nccelfary, loeoalleour
mioider 10 obtain jufl indemnity thereof, the
committee UforA thofe perfons io tbe New
England Hates, who have claims for injuries
of aoy Liod dune in the .Spanilh colonies to
their property, thatifihey will prepare and
forward representations thereof to there, dircc.
led to Thomas Burlcy, ,in Boflon, putt paid,
tacy will be atundid pt anJ carefully fent
to Mr. Pintkney, aad t the fecretary of (U;e.
As our miniflr at Madrid has ahead been
fully iodiutlcd by the fecrctary of Date, 10
purfue ih claims referred 10, and, may fuon
enter upou the difculDon of preliminary points,
it ii important that the claimant! prepare and
fend fuiward their refyeftire ieprefeniaiins
with ah cipedition.
fThe pi inters of newfpaperi ia commercial
towns arc reeded to pCbliQj the' above.
CIRCUMSTANCES having ren
dered it necclfaty for the fubferiber
toclofe his accounts in as fhort a'time
as praHlcable, he again notices all
thofe to whom he js indebted to bring
forward their accounts properly adjufled
for payment ; ind alt pet Ions indebted
to hint to mike fettlement oa or before
the fird day t)f January next.
Thofe who cannot mala payment by
that time, it ii expected will come for
ward and give their notes, or confels
tudztr.cni, bearing in'tred from the date.
' JOHN KELLY,
fayettetilit, Nov 25.
AARON LA2A R US ft
i(ai jufl Import to, an J is ktwJb'f c k
INC a bandjotne
Aflortmentot Goods, f
r : Zyjutmle f$r thefeafih, .. . . :
coNsisiriNc of' :'
O Cloths and TKemoieres ; knsp'd Coatings ;
common and elafticNCIoths ;. Velveteens
Blankest and' Fiainela Torkey down and rfill:
velvet Veftcoating i a grearvariety of Chinti "i -
and fwauicoea of the molt Jihiooble pater n j '
fuperb ChintT and common Furnunrea ;Eug.
lifh and India Lutellrings ; (lriped and plaih ;
Sattins ; elegant Gilt Shawls ; cpuoni, tuty
down and camels hair do, cotton andi4ii - Ti
Trimmings ; ' Laces,' "'Veiling, collar Velvet,
ana velvet umaing ; coloured and plain, caio .
bricks, Muflin, Jicpnet, Muflinct. & bock doi
a corapieat allortrneat of cotton, filk& woolea , ,
lloaiciy , Stuffs ; pullicat . Handkeichiefs '
uiic aim tunic iriiH ijincns or a' lunerior m i .
nu fatlore ? A white -and broWttlPiauUa :6h 1
and coatle Beducking; J-Humhums trDowlas..
ijiaper, and many other articles too iediov
enmperate,, wbico will be fold low for CaQj'or
j. Wimington,pecy-16. xy-ry:
Stiut, majler froth JamaU-aT' fi&Z
50 Puncheons 4th proof Runi; H
wh tcK' Wi 1 lbc fo d;1o ,w; ;f 6 r C& I'h, or pi o J 5-'
ducel A!fo,; a few1 Tierces of O-ftct -tif
tHe fir ft quality. Apply at the floie r vv
HOWARD Sc TI LLI NGH ASTi
. December j6; ' v -s .' - - J
INT.S, Rfi3S; ,(Boi & Cafk) ; A:.
monds, foft and'haid Ihelled : I
ar.d Currants, juft" received and for rfi;v
; D. SMITH. -
, ' December 1 6. :w. f - v
'.. , ,
On the firjl day tf, January, 1803, ut'J
be J old under the Lturt. tiiujt; between'-
the hurs ef eleven and twelve, '
FOUR . Hogfteads of-Wett-lndia JRuni, L
one Calk of i-herry VV'ine, and or
Cheft of. Tea, condemned in the Federal .
Court at December term, i8oa. . . ''i
L. A. DORSEY, D. M. i
; ' Wilfnington,; N. C"? -, ... v : . ;
. t6ih Dec. i8oa.v C , .
: .. . FOR FREIGHT, - ; J
T9 any Ptrt inthe. WisT-lNDlEl er
, America, " '. .-' v
w The Schooner ' ";
Wt Robert Craic'
lltV VST " . Ma fl,r
3t?L.Now lying :tat tlv
. I . . Market wharf, -av
For further particulars enquire of ibV
maflcr on board, er otMr. John Htur),'
n Front-dreet. ' ' .
December 9. '" '' '"rr'
A White Journeyman C'toper, vib
has been regularly brought up to the
trade and undcrrtand carrying it on,
He will meet with encouragement 'sni
conllant employ by applying to . '. ' ' -
Who has for fate a quantity of pun.
chcons, pipes, rum and poik barrel
and all G7es af rum kegs, &c. of the
bed make & cheaper than any in town,
December. 2, . ' ' "
RAN-AWAY from the fubfcMh
fome time early in July lad, a i.w
gro-wtiman named GRACE, former;;
ihe property of Jeremiah Fonville liviV,
On the loUlld, 11 IC is a titiddlc Ti&cJ wtrc'i
about 35 years of age, her drefs canr r
be defcribtd as Ihe look with her a v.i
r:cty of c:othes Ihe is. fuppofed to It
harboured about the plantation of Mr.
Fonville, or on White Oal, -viherc 0,1
has a number of relations. 1 will it;
a reward of 20 dollars and alt rcafi'.
able charges, for heir being taken up i 1
delivered tome In this town. '.
AH perl on 1 ate hereby forwarnctl fit
harbouring, employiag, or carrying I t
away, under the fevered penalty ot 1 e
law. ' .MARY. MEEK;
'Wilmington, Dec. 2. tf.
Hpllri fubfe'fiber again offer for f-
m hit valuable plantation on H
Shelter. For the convenience of pure!
fers, the rich lands (hall be fo divided
to make two capital fcttlrmenrsT .
terms will be moderate. Or e half cf ;
purcl.ifc mpncyvnlr be required t.i
paid dawn, the refidue in twelve & ci .
tceu moiitiss. .
Norembcr 25. , .