CONCISE, BUT INTERESTING JOURNAL, of a voyage across the Atlantic ; in a let: terfrom Gen. EATON to his friend in the county of Windsor, Ver.

On the fourth of january, of the present year, we put to sea from the Capes of the Delaware, and by the bluster of winter, were driven through the Atlantic, over head and ears in brine and suds, without a dry thread about us —in thirty-six days we reached Algiers. One of our vessels a ship of between two and three hundred tons, and thirty people, broached too in a storm and went down, poor fellows, in an instant. This happened on the American coast. Another of our company fell in with a fleet of gun-boats, at the mouth of the Streights, and fought her passage. This was a schooner commanded by Capt. M. who told me he expended 400 balls on the

occasion, and received as many :

but this must have been done at a very respectful distance, for no blood was lost on our side / That they had skirmishing is true. Description of Algiers. (From the same.) igiers is an immense pile of brick and lime, cemented in a mass on the declivity of a hill, resembling a marble quarry with excawated cells. This figure you will more easily understand, when I tell you, that the roofs, or rather tops of the houses are flat, and connected with each other in such a

manner, that a man might walk

from wall to wall, without touch

ing foot to the ground, in almost

any direction in the city. The

streets, or rather covert ways, are

in general not more than six feet broad ; the broadest will admit with much difficulty, a loaded camel in the centre, and a footman on each side. They are almost uniformly covered with projected stories of the houses, forming in some places arches, in others planes, and hiding the sun at midday. There is not a yard in the whole city ; every convenience is placed within the wall of the houses, even the common vaults, and reservoirs of water ; and they

have no light but what is received

at an aperture in the centre of the house, generally a square ex

tending from the top to the ground,

in every house, from thirty to eight

or ten feet, in proportion to the

dimensions of the house. On each

side of this area, from two to four stories, are galleries and rooms for every purpose.

.Algerine Fashions.

(From the same.)

The city is crowded with imperious Turks, beggarly Moors, ahd savage Arabs, distinguished from' each other by their dress or rather wndress. The Turks in short jackets, something like those of our seamen, without sleeves, embroidered with spangles of gold, wrought in a variety of figures, on

the edges and sides, and a species of open trousers of different cloths, fine linen and muslin, descending to the calf and tied round each leg; a sash of red or variegated silk in

terwoven with gold tinsel, wound !

round the small of the body in which are worn a sword and brace of long pistols, squaretoed shoes, naked legs, head shaved and bound about with a turban, half a dozen coils of white muslin ; twisted and fastened to a small red cap, which appears at the top, the beard suspended upon the breast. The Moorish dress differs from this only in the quality of the cloth, except that these wear no arms; the Turks only forming the military of the country. The Arabs, in every respect, resemble the savages of America, except that they are less cnterprising and have nothing of that wild magnanimity, which invigorates the free born Sons of our forests.

The Lady's of Barbary. [From the same.]

The ladies of Barbary seen in the streets, look like walking ghosts, swaddled in rags. They wear square-toed shoes, generally without quarters, or very low ones. Above these, half way up the leg, they are uncovered ; then commence writhes of muslin, like sailors trousers, loosely twisted around each leg, tied at the bottom, and in this crothical kind of coil, ascending about two spans above the first joint from the ancle

and forming a junction ; now becoming an immense bag, it ascends in irregular plaits, till it gathers round the waist and divides the upper from the nether region of the body. Over this, suspended like curtains from the

head to the ground, roll huge dirty

folds of flannel or muslin blankets, around the mouth, chin and fore

head are handkerchiefs closely tied, hiding the whole face, except a necessary aperture for the admission of light. Thus rigged,

nothing can be seen of them.

abroad, but the twinkling of an eye. Not so the daughters of Abraham.

Their bare, broad, brown faces: form a contrast to the Turkish wo

men, as much on the other extreme. They appear dirty as: brutes and brazen as impudence.

All the ladies I have yet seen, if their beauties were consolidated,

could not create sensibility enough

in my heart to produce a ballad

from my brain,

Tunisian JWomen, {From the same.]

The description of Agerine fashions may, with very little exception, be applied to Tunis. It is an abominable falsehood recorded by geographers, that the women of Tumis are handsome. Those I have seen in the streets, and more exposed from the tops of their houses are ill shaped, short, and dirty.--

| They are all brown.

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NEW-2'ORK, September 22, 1810.

The City Inspector reports the death of

41 persons in this city and suburbs during the last week.

Mr Apthorp. of Boston, a passenger in the George Washington, is the bearer of dispatches from Mr. Pinkney for government. The despatches are said to be of importance : and contain information, that another British Minister is appointed to come out to this country.


One Bell, of Conway, who was suspected to have stolen the $19,000 from a Mr., Cheever, who has been apprehended in the state of Massachusetts, and with a boy, an accomplice, sent into New-York, and committed to prison.


`An accouut of the death of the Queen of Prussia. Her Majesty arrived at the country seat of her father, the Duke of Mecklenburg Rtrelitz on the 25th of June, and on the 30th was seized with a fever, and an oppression in the chest, which, as it afterwards appeared, arose from an abscess on the lungs, which

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JM, .Wewark, M. J. on Tuesday

Evening the 11th inst. by the Rev.

Mr. Willard, Mr. WILLIAM LIMBerr, merchant of Savannah, to

Miss Car#ARINE P. Whire, of

this city.

At Sussex, England, Mr. James Carlton, to Miss Softhia Pirsson eldest daughter of Mr. William Pirsson, of this city.

On Saturday evening last, at the country residence of Mr. Renwick, by the Rev. doctor Miller, Thomas Davidson, Esq. to Miss Eliza Bowcre.

On Saturday evening last, by the Rev. Mr. Moore, Mr. William Loudon, to Miss Eliza Y. Douglas, daughter of Mr. James Douglas, all of this city. ... "

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On Thursday morning, Mrs Sarah Mills, wife of Mr. John Mills, of Broadway.

On Thursday afternoon, Mr. John Johnson, of a lingering illness, which he bore with Christian fortitoude.

On Sunday afternaon, at the house of George Gibbs, at Brooklyn, Mrs. Christain Gibbs, wife of Robert Gibbs, of Wilmington, M. C.

Drowned, at Weathersfield, Gre. gory Stone, Esq.

At Fairfield, (Conn.) Wm. Pitt Bakers, Esq. clerk of the city and county of Albany.

On Wednesday morning in the 71st year of his age, Joseph Rickard, Seignior.

On Wednesday morning after a lingering illness, Mr. James Todd, aged 22 years.

On Wednesday evening the 12th inst. of a lingering illness, which he bore with Christian fortitude and resignation, William REM sow, esq. in the 26th year of his age. Adormed with all those virtues which dignified and ennobled the human character; fossessed of those qualities which rendered us agreeable and endearing to each other ; and favored with those talents, which enabled us to act our fiart well upon the great theatre of life, he commenced his youtful career with the most flattering erfiectations, while he fromised himself the merited regard of unceasing industry, and unavaried aftfilication.

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A few seem favourites of Fate, In Pleasure's lap carest; Yet, think not all the Rich and Great Are like wise truly blest, But, Oh! what crouds in ev'ry land, All wretched and forlorn, Thro' weary life this lesson learn, That Man was made to moutnMany and sharp the num'rous ills lnwoven with our frame! More pointed still we make ourselves, Regret, Remorse, and Shame! And Man, whose heav'n-elected face The smiles of love adorn, Man's inhumanity to Man Makes countless thousands mourn See yonder poor, o'erlabour'd wight, So abject, mean, and vile, Who begs a brother of the earth To give him leave to toil; And see his lordly fellow-worm The poor petition spurn, Unmindful, tho' a weeping wife And helpless offspring mourn. If I'm design'd yon lordling's slave, By Nature's law design'd, Why was an independant wish E'er planted in my mind? If not, why am I subject to His cruelty, or scorn ? Or why has Man the will and pow'r To make his fellow mourn? Yet, let not this too much, my Son, Disturb thy youthful breast : This partial view of human kind Is surely not the last ! The poor, oppressed, honest man, Had never, sure, been born,

Had there not been some recompense

To comfort those that mourn

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