Aumber very equitably; the informer begin. A reformation of manners 2had one, the conitable had one, the mong all degrees of people, particular. serjeant the third, and the fourth was ly the lowest clars, who are nororidressed for the magistrate's own din: oully the molt profigate, must be ner. This is a notorious fact that can earnestly endeavoured rome, necef be attested by numbers. And are

sary regulations for the comfort. these the laws that are likely to ope. A able support of infancy and old age, rate so as to reduce the necessaries of the lame, infirm, and the dittrelled, life to a moderate price for the poor?

mull be establired; Come punishment Surely not.

for the idle, lotrilh, and sturdy must be The regulations for the production devised; and fome reward appointed of plenty are of a deeper reach ; they for the sober, induftrious, and inodeft, must take their foundation from the such as are employed in the lower of narure of things, and must rise into fices of life, as day labourers in buri act by flow degrees.

B bandry, or labourers in the cultivation The depravity of manners among or improvemeot of any kind of land; the lowest class of poor in and near this and these duly attended ro, and well metropolis, is notorious ; their idle. administered, would probably be prosels, debauchery, insolence, inhuma. ductive of much good. nity, and brutishness, but, above all, A reward of sl. a year, or more, to their roguery appear more and more a poor industrious family, to be ob. glaring every day; infomuch that tained by certificate at a full vestry cheating and over reaching among C in the parish where they refide, where them is approved and applauded as a the character for good moials, honett proof of genius, pilfering is encoura principles, and laborious diligence ged, and thievery unaccompanied with should be the only considerations to acts of violence, is scarcely attended obtain it, would operate more to en• with any reproach ; nor is the com courage industry, ihan any proportion pany of the thief thought disgraceful of poor's money, as now affered and among his poor neighbours. To ruch a d applied, that could be appropriated. pitch of wickednels are the poor of A fund for this purpose mighe easily this kingdom arrived !

be raised, and many other ways de. If, for these things, the divine dir vised for the encouragement of labour pleasure is poured forth upon us, and. and good morals among the poor. famine thould enfile, it will be in vain Suppose that after a certain period, for to cry to man : Relief must come from inttance 20 years labour in the service a superiour Being. Let us, therefore, of the public, with fair characters, and instead of increaùng their complaints, E in their own parish. every such poor endeavour to awaken their understan. husbandman's family hould have a dings, and convince them, if poffible, certain proportion of waste land altbat it is for their crimes that they are lotted them, which they might either, juftly punished. Could this be effect. tell or occupy in any of the un'ultivaed, (which is the end of all divine ted forelts of this kingdom, which are chastisements) the calamity that is now a burthen to the crown, and of now complained of will be productive little use to the public. One forest

F of the happielt consequences. The might be appropriated without injury honelt indultrious poor will then no for that purpose, by way of trial, as Jonger groan under the intollerable the present great officers who hold it, burthen of supporting the lazy, wick. and derive no inconfiderable emolued, and abandoned poor, and every ments for so doing, would probably one will then bear his own burthen be at rest before the first claimants with patience and resignation.

would be entitled to their proportions How many thousands are there now Gof it. The hope before these poor fa. in tbis metropolis, and in many other milies of being one day made freehold. parts of the kingdomn where the ers in their native country, would ingrievance is fill more severely felt, fpire many with the spirit of industry who, when the money is drawn fron and activity, who now are groveling them for the use of the poor (as they under the weight of dejection and dire are called) have no money left for the sipation, as hopeless of ever mending ufe of their own half naked families. their condition, or being any thing This is a fact well known to those who better than day-labourers, during the hold the office of collecting this most course of their painful lives. Some oppreffive rate. Here then lies the such excitements as these to industry,

milk paps

men's eyes,

generate race of poor in this king. How has this author here justified the doin, from thar rullen and untractable exclamation with which he concludes his humour into which they are falley, piece, Alas, poor SHAKESPEARE ! which not only threatens poverty and

ACT II, SCINE 2. want to themselves, but universal dir One of the servants who are waiting for tress to the community,

Timur, says to another,
I am, Sir, yours, &c. Y.D. A

good even Varro. Sequel of Observations and Conje&tures on some

This good even appears to have been bePallages in Shakespeare. (See p. 582.)

fore dinner. The passage, therefore, bas

been supposed faulty ; but this author Timon, AE IV. Scene 4.

Thews that good even, or good den, was the TIMON to Acibiades.-Ler not the virgin's urual salutation from noon. (See Romeo and cheek

Juliel, A& II, Scene 4.) Make soft thy trenchant (word; for those Good even occurs in Hamlet's greeting to


Marcellus, AAI, Scene 1, which has, upon That through the window barn bore at

a false fuppofition of its impropriety, been

altered by some editors to good morning Are not within the leaf of pity writ.

HAMLET. AE IV, Scene 6. READ.-Nor those milk.paps

A messenger (peaking of Laertes to the That through the widow's barb bore at king, says,—The rabble call him Lord, men's eyes,

And, as the world were now but to begin, Are not within the leaf of pity writ. C Antiquity forgot, custom not known, This author, in defence of his alteration,

The ratifiers and props of ev'ry word, Says, that he thinks Sbakespeare would not

They cry, “Chuse we Laertes for our king." have chosen to give miit paps to a virgin : For word read work. That the double negative is common in

HENRY VIII. A. II, Scene 6.
Shakespeare, and that barb is a kind of veil.
But, if by milk.pap. Sbakespeare meant paps

Queen Carberine says to Wolfy, that contained milk, he could not, with

You have by fortune, and his highness more propriety, give them to a widow than D

favours, to a maid. If he meant paps intended for

Cone nightly o'er low fteps, and now are milk, he might give them to a maid with

mounted the same propriety as to a widow. If it Where powers are your retainers; and is allowable to call widous breasts milk. paps, because they had contained milk, it is Domestic to you, serve your will, as't pleare allowable to cail virgins breasts milk paps

Yourself pronounce their office. because they might contain milk,

For words, read words. As to the double negative, though it E should be allowed here as an inaccuracy

• The Queen rises naturally in ber decommon to Sbakespeare, the sense of the par.

“ scription ; the paints the powers of go. fage is, notwitbitanding, wholly dearoyed

vernment depending upon Wolfkey, under by reading mor instead of for.

“ thice images; as his relainers, his wards, The sentiment which Sbakespeare in tend

“ and his domestic servants." ed to exprefs, is this :

Fird part of Hen. VI, AE I, Scene 8. “ Let nor the looks of the virgin induce The Prince's spials have informed me, thee to spare her, for her breasts, though F The English, in the suburbs close entrench'd, intended for the purpose of fuckling insant Went through a secret grate of -iron bars, innocence, are, notwithtanding, destitute In yonder tower, to over-peer the city. of pity,"

For weni, read wont, were accustomed, The reason for destroying the virgin is

Went seems to be better than word, The nat alligned, il, inltead of for, we read RUP ; neither has the last verte, “ Are not

gunnes says that he has been informed by “ within the leaf of picy writ," the lean

(pies, that the English went to overlook connection with those that go before.

G the city, through a secret grate in a certain That Sbakespeare intended to allign the

tower, and that hoping they might go thi. reason of the injunction in this inftance,

ther again for the fame purpose, he had a 'pears from his having done it in orhers :

planted a piece of ordnance against it, but

had walcbed tbree days for obeir going ibi:ber Pity not h inoured age for his white bearca Hiisa vjuer,

aguin, wirbout succes. This does not look

as if they were wort to go; (i.e.) went Sirike me the matron

H frequenily. The lense feems to be, hav. It is ber habit only that is honest,

ang heard that they went once, I have conHerley's is a buwd.

ceived hopes that they may go again. Then he proceeds,

Henrya rbe Vth. Cboris, in A& IV. Sivare not the virgin, for though

The country cocks do crow, the clocks do ia breasts to fuokle shehin niti

your words

And (the third hour of drowsy morning.

SCENE VI. nam'd)

Clown.] I am out of friends, Madam, and I Proud of their numbers, and secure in foul,

hope The confident, and over lufty Frencb, To have friends, for my wife's Cake, Do the low.rated English play at dice.

Countess.) Such friends are thine enemies, For nam'd read name;' remove the paren

knave. thesis, and begin a new sentence with proud,

Clown.] Y'are Thallow, Madam, in great WINTER'S TALE ; laf Scene,

friends ; Paulina seeing Leontes much moved, says, For the knaves come to do that for me Indeed, my Lord,

which I'm weary of. If I had thought the fight of my poor image For in, read my. Would thus have wrought you (for ibe ftone

ACT II. Scans 5. is mine) I'd not have thew'd it.

Lafer.] I may truly say, it is a novelty to Forebe pone is mine, read, for tbe pone i' 16'

the world, mine, and remove the parenthesis.

Parolles.] It is, indeed, if you will have it TWELFTH Night, A#, II, Scene 8.

in thewing, Fabian.] Tho' our filence be drawn from us

You shall read it in, What do you call there, With cares, yet, peace.

Lafeu.] A shewing of a heavenly effect in For cares read cables.

an earthly act,

For in Chewing, read a shewing,

ACT IV. Scene 8.
Parolles, ] le is not politic in the common-

The Countess says of the clown, wealth of

He has no pace, but runs where he will. Nature to preserve virginity. Lors of virginity is

READ,-place, no office or station in the Rational increase.

family. For racional read national,

(To be concluded in January.)


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The LONDON GENERAL BILL of CHRISTENINGS and BURIALS from December 11, 1764, to December 10, 1765. Died under 2 Years of Age 8073 | 20 and 30 1927 | 60 and 70 - 1638

107 Between 2 and 5 1875 | 30 and 40 221270 and 80 - 1166 | 102 • .1108

5 and 10 825 40 and 50 2269 | 80 and 90 473 105 .I110
10 and 20 914 i 50 and 60 · 1774 1 9o and 100 -
Fever, malignant Fever, Pilly

CASUALTIIS: DISEASES. Scarler Fever, Spot | Pleurisy

27 IT by mad Dogs o ted fever, and PuroPolypus

Broken Limba 4 Abortive & Stilbord758 ples

3921 Quinly

13 Bruited Aged

10 Rath

O Burnt Ague


13 Choaked Apoplexy & Sudden 199 French Por 63 Rickets

2 Drowned

136 Athma & TiNick 434 Gout

65 Rifing of the Lighus i Excelsive Drinking's Bedridden 9 Gravel, Strangury, ard Scald Head

o Executed Bleeding 3 S'onc 22 Scurvy

2 Froze to death Blondy Flux

5 Small Pox
2498 Found Dead

$ Burften & Rupture JI Headach

1 Sores and Ulcers

23 Killed by Falle, and Cancer 43 Heads vuldshot, Hor. Sore Throac

8 several other AcciCanker 4 fhjehead, and Water St Anthony's Fire dento

68 in the Head 11 Scoppage in the Sto. Killed themselves. 54 Childbed 249 Jaundies


II Murdered
Cholick, Gripas, Twilt. Impofthume 2 Susieit


Overlaid ing of the Guis 45 Inflammation 74 Swelling

o Poisoned Cold

2 Teeth

8.0 Scalded Cuplamprion 4176 | Lerroly

3) Thrush

72 Self-Murder Convulhons 5933 Lethargy

3 Tymiany

2' Smothered Cough, and Hiyoping Lunatick

63 Vumiling and Loose Scarved Cough


6 Suffocated
2013 Miscarriage

Worms Evil 8) Mortification

191 $ Males 8431 Ruriod

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actions, and historical Passages, 1765.

See also the CONTENTS of each Month.

Sce the Index to the Occurrences at the end of this Index.




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Anecdotes of Cbrifina. of


CT for the preservati Sweden 12. of Salmafius Bouifters, Dutchess, her cafe
on of fifa 255. for 113. of Des Cartes ib. of of inoculation

ipsolvent debrors 262. Mr Garrick and Dr Jobnfor Bouquet, Col. bis military cba.
regency 279. coals, Eaj. 450. Of Shakespeare 475. racter
India goods, and white cal of the King of Pruffa 525. Bradley, Dr. his life 362

licoes. ftamp-duties 281 of Sir R Walpole 596 Bradley Cooper, and we
Ad of union, its advantages Ancona hemp, its use

their robberies

476 Anna Bona island 403 Bread-corn, the disorders isci.
Acofta, Uriel, his hiftory 162 Antimony, its virtues in fat dent to it
Address, the Lords to his Ma. tening pigs

15 Brown, Dr, his Tocsgbts 49
jefty 32. his Majesty's an. Antiquities 72, 156, 525 Civil Liberty reviewed 51.
Swer 33. from the Grane. Anna Louisa Durbacb, a Gero his principles epitomised jó.
dians 285. Lord Mayor of mian poetess, account of her his notions of religious efta-
London's on the birth of a and her writings


blishment fallacious
prince 4243

answer ib. Apis, Voltaire's account of it extracts from his book 67
letter on this address ib.

469 Bunyan, Jobri, his life 168
Adolpbus, memoirs of him Apoplexy, observationı on it Burnet grals, its culture 166
220, 345

509 Bute, E.letters to him 309,351
Admiralty: Vice-Adm. Bur. Appian, his ridicule of Hanni. Buller's case a: Moscore 364
noby's letters to it about bal

7 Byron, Lord, narrative of his
fogwood culiers 255 Aristotle, his account of trage trial

Adventures of an Englifo offi. dy
cer in America lit. of a Armadilla described

Dominican Friar 134 Arms of France, how first Allicoes, white, act con-
Advertisement, remarkable quarter'd with England's283 cerning them 231

one at New York 123 Allembly of the church of Cambridge, physic-garden there
Adminiftration, new, reasons Scotland, his Majelty's letter
for declining it 331.
its to it

256 Candles, experiments about
merits stated
428 Astronomical allegory. 376

their expence
Agriculture, improvements in Attachment, arguments of Al. Cannibals, Voltaire's account of

it 14, 15, 85, 86, 165, 284 mon's council against it 282 then
letter to Madame de PomAuto-da fe, persons ac Lisbon Carrol, Barney, his wicked life
gadour on the subject 29. punified at one
effays upon it

Cases, physical, of a disorder
Ax-la Clapelle, an odd adven.


in the ear go.. of the ftone
ture of a Duminican friar Allads, antient, a collec 56, 156. of another dilose


tion of them 179, der in the ear 69. ol a fer-
Alexander, Hannibal, Scipio, marks upot. one of them 3.30 dragon's wound

and Cæsar compared 5 Bank-nore, remarkable Scies Cattle of Windje, account of
Aimon, Ms, arguments of his one 136, observations upon it
council against bis atrach. it

ib Caftor oil, its virtues 61
282 Barley, directions for saling Cathedral Singers, rules for
America, the regulations re.


fpecting her trade fatal 10 Barometer, account of a wheel Catholicks, letter of Q.of Sses
Great Britain 7. Bri one, with a cut

272 den's concerning them 260
zh manutacturers invited Beauty, Voltaire's definition of Cattle hoved, their oxe 165
thither ib. Gen Gage's


470 Causes of the mortality of in-
peace with the Indians 1b. Bengal, Holwell's account of fants

terms of it

413 Carienne, Dshis account of the
Amoican custom respecting Bill for amending the high Oleum Cbrifi
prrjectors 123. timber, ics ways, remarks on it

157 Cave, a wonderful one in Sar-
352 Bill of mortality for Sbeffield der:

Americans, their procerdings

322 Cælegial houses, directions to
on the commencement of Bishops, their defence for our


the famp-act 473. Their alicing the Liturgy 28. an- Calar with A grander, er
grievances 562. claim of fwered


privileges confidered $88 Biflun. speech of Gov. Bernard Chain of created Being!
Webt of taking them 588-9 ibere 600. the allembly's










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Changes, ministerial, exami- Cyder-act, reasons for its re 973. moral letters from the

447 peal 8. excise-laws grier. heart 319. an honest man's
Chapel at Market-Harborough ous ib. their extention to be reasons for declining the



adminiftration 331.
Character of Gromwell's grand

letter to the Earl of Bure
daughter 357. of Henry V.


305, 351. from D. Swift's
by Villaret

thoughts on religion 372.
Chevalier, young, an account AIRYMPLI, on from the new treatise ona
of him
367, 407


109 tythes 399, 457. from Ds
Children, causes of their mor Defence of the minority 25.

Lewis's philolophical come-

547 of the bishops for not alter merce of arts 401. from the
Cbistick, Dr, his medicine in ing the liturgy 26. Aatute

Lature on beads 403. from
of Q. Anne, to secure it 27.

Holwell's account of Bengal
Courcbill, his life

128 Demonftration of the compo 413. from the comparative
Clairaui's claim for longitude Gition of forces


view of the fate and facul-
208 Dillionaire Pbilosopbique 469

ties of man 417. from the
Clergy, their grievances from Diseases, directions for create principles of the late minif.
one alteration in the marri-

ing chem


terial charges, examined 447
106 Discoveries, new, at Hercula

frora essays on husbandry
Clover, its varieties 166

nean 268.

on the Soutb. 464. from the Distionaire
Coals, act concerning them 281 Downs, Suflex 525

Pbilosopbique 469, 516.
Coal owners, dispute with their Dream of Trus


from the conduct of the lare
pitren Atated

430. Druggs, Oleum Palm&Cbrifti 61 miniftry examined 496
Cochincal, Polish, account of Duels, narratives of Lord Kil-

from Port's of the Fijfula in

maur's and Ld Byron's226-7 ano 514. from the trial of
Cocheran, Capt. murdered 545 Dung, when beft to be laid on Catherine Nairne 518. from *
Colonies, Americat., their grie-


Villaret's history of France
vances 561. their impor- Darbarb, Anna Louifa, her a 550, from the grievances
tance to Great Britain 585. mazing genius


of the American colonies 56€
their claim of privileges con- Dutcb inn-keepers, practice a-

of American papers 568,585


Collection of antient monu-
ments of the Greek church


Collinson, Mr, his account of 'AR, an uncommon dil. AIRFAX, letter to him
che fascinating power of the order in it cured 29. OC-

from Pr. Cbarles, after-


cafoned by the sting of a fly wards (king Charles II.) re-
Comedy, new,


Commissary, : new dramatic Eclipse solar, at Portfmoxid, Famine from drought not to
piece, by Mr Foore

253 375.
at Norwicb 375. of

be dreaded

Common-council of London, the sun

619 Farms, effects of uniting them
letter to them on their ad- Engine, centri.fugal, Erskine's



Fascinating power of the rata
Comparison of antient heroes Entails, law, against them tle-inake

6,7 of the advantages of

109 Fish, a venomous sea-dragon
the union to England and Equivocal generation, main-


476 Cained 31. denyed 67. fin. Filula account of it
Conde, Prince, account of him gular cas: of worms 67

541 Erskine's machine for railing Florida Wef, proclamation for
Conduct of the late ministry

settling it


496 Etruscan coins, two antient Fly in theep, cure for it
Caftantinople, account of the

611 Fore's Commissary, 253
plague i here

609 Existence of invisible forewa:- Forces, mechanical 259
Convents, &c. Popish 563 ners of events afTerted 599 Formosa, Pfalmanazar's ac-
Cooper, Bradley, and Wešker, EXTRACTS. Revifal count of it 10. a japan pro-
their robberies 16.

Shakespeare's text 65, 110. jected under that title
markable manner of disco letter concerning epic poems Fruit trees, directions for pro-

69. from thoughts on civil ning them 86. and trani-
Cricket, an account of the field

liberty 81. state of the na planting

261 tion in defence of the Bud.
Cromwell, Oliver, character of

get 103. of a letter on
his grand-daughter 357 French painters J07.

Cross, Queen's, in Northamp letters on the E, India elec-

tunjhire 124. inscription tion 108. of Dalrymple, on wich the Indians

upon itib, other crofles ib. entails 109. from an odd Ganglions of the nerves, essay
Cullodeo, the Precender's escape will 137. from a collecti.


on of ballads 179. from Garrick, Mr, anecdote con-
Cumberland, Duke, his life 543 Tilot's advice to the people
Curate's ca'echirm

cerning him


217. of the regifler at Keym German poetess, her genius s
Cycada of Norc-Anrica de 253. from an antieot mo. Glasi, Mi, Ourdered at jeg


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