Such of our customers as have prompt- || States be fulfilled—which I communicate ly fulfilled their engagements, are enti.

to you by Royal order, for its more punc. tled to, and will please to accept of, our

tual performance on your part." grateful acknowledgements.

And whereas the edi&t of the 16th Oca

tober last, past, which prohibited the intro.

THE EDITORS. Be it our weekly task,

duction and deposting of the merchandize To note the passing tidings of the times.

and effects of the citizens of the United >600cccccc

Some of our readers have doubtless seen States, until the Intendency should re

or heard an account of the robbery of ceive express orders from the King, io au. pudson, June 28, 1803. Mifs Esther M. Dowell, in the state of thorize its continuance, is hereby become

Pennsylvania, by one Benjamin Connett : null and void, and without force.

Although we have never published the ac I have thought proper to order this to be TO PATRONS.

count, still it may not be improper to affixed in the customary places, for the in

mention ; that the young lady proves to formation of the public and the officers; to THIS number of the Balance com be an impostor ! A few days previous to which will be transmitted copies of the pletes one half of the second volume.

the pretended robbery, she had been at sovereign resolution, to the intent of allow.

work, in man's apparel, as a journeyman || ing the deposit in the same manner, and The editors find themlelves under the ne.

tailor ! She is bound over for trial. with like formalities as were formerly ob. ceflity of demanding from some of their

served. customers' more promptitude in payment. Yankee compliment to the Secretary of the Treasury. Given at New Orleans, the 17th May

, The weekly expence of publishing the

1803, under my hand, and counterligned BALANCE is upwards of thirty dollars.

Toasts are said to afford a pretty cor by the notary ofuroyal finance. When this is duly considered, our custorect criterion of the sentiments of the peo.

(Signed) JUAN VENTURA MORALES, mers will see the propriety of our reqnir.

ple ; among those drank on a late occasion

at Boston, we cannot therefore refrain ing of then, payment in advance. Nej. from pointing out the following to the

NEW-YORK, JUNE 18. ther paper, types, nor ink can be had notice of the exotic patriot last imported The ship Telegraph, arrived at this port without cafn ; and that, too, before a sin. from Geneva.

yelerday, left Liverpool on the 7th May

. gle paper can be issued.

Who, then,

" The open air, negle&t, and a hard Our London papers by her are only to the that wilhes to be considered as a patron

frost to the plants of exotic patriotism, ll 5th, but they contain several interesting

that will thrive only in the hot-bed of articles which have not hitherto been nø. to the paper, can be so unreasonable as to ofice.

ticed. alk a credit of fix, twelve, or eighteen “ Straws show which way the wind Private accounts from Paris flate, that a months ? Some, we are sorry to say, have

[Evening Poft.]

very considerable degree of reluctance and contrived to obtain such a credit, contra

tardiness to come to a final explanation is sy to our express terms ; but we sincere.


manifested by Bonaparte. No fanguine ly hope that they will make amends for it,

hopes of a prompt and favorable issue were in some measure, by paying up their ar.


entertained by Lord Whitworth ; and his

Lordship was prepared to leave Paris in rearages on sight of this notice. If we " The following was published yester- l the course of a few hours. It was even had not fulfilled our part of the contract, day afternoon, two hours after the arrival of

said that his departure was to have taken the exprefs forwarded from Washington the place on the morning of the 4th. we should have expected censure ; but,

goh ult. And I avail myself of the return believing that we have not failed to perof the express ; (who is now on the point

Intelligence from Petersburgh notices form every thing that we promised, we of ftarting) to transmit it to you"

conferences beld there by the Russian mindemand punctuality, not as a favor, but

istry, in concert with the ambassadors of DON JUAN VENTURA MORALES, &c.

the different powers. They were caused as a right. If, with a subscription list,

It is hereby made known that his most by the arrival of couriers froni London, honored with near Seventeen hundred excellent Sir Don Pedro Ceballos, Secre- Paris, Berlin and Vienna, and the result names, we cannot obtain money enough tary of Nate, &c. has forwarded to me un of their deliberations, it was supposed, to keep out of debt, we lhall be compelled der date of the ift of March past, the fol. would prove favourable to the peace of to look upon many of our patrons as lowing royal order:

Europe. The proposal made to the Emmere dust in the scales."

" The King being informed of the ediet peror Alexander by Great Britain, that We wish to press the consideration of || deposit of the goods and effects of the cit. that you have published, prohibiting the

Malta shonld be garrisoned by Ruffian

troops, is confidently said to have been one potht. The indi&tments recently | izens of the United States, granted to that rejected. found against the junior editor, have al. || nation by the 22d article of the treaty of The greatest discontent prevails through. ready cost him much time and money.

1795, his Majesty has thought fit to order, out the Batavian Republic with respect What will be the

that you permit ihe laid Deposit in NewHis trial is at hand.

to the imperious conduct of the French Orleans without prejudice to what the two Generals quartered there, and the exacresult, it is impoílible at present to know. Il governments may agree upon between

governments may agree upon between tions pra&ised by some of them. At Bre. At beft, it will be an expensive and trou- ll themselves, respecting the construction to da, the French Commandant required from blesome affair. Under such circumstan be given to the said treaty in what relates to the Magistracy a large suni as a contribuces, our friends would do us a great piece | leans, for another on the borders of the foldiers in the houses of the inhabitants,

tion. changing the establishment of New-Or. On its being refused, he placed of injustice to retain in their hands a fin

Mississippi, in order that the depositing of who were then glad to come forward, and gle cent that is honchly due us. the merchandize and effects of the United ' each pay a certain quota, to be liberated

The 3 per

from the nuisance and expence. Outra The joyful intelligence spread through. || times this might happen without being ages of a more serious nature have taken out this large city, with the rapidity of ny way singular, but at such a moment as place at Helvoet, where a corps of French lightning, and it is impossible to describe the present, the absence of our minister troops appeared, and the Commander inti. the demonstrations of satisfaction and joy from the Levee was remarkable; and commating that his intention was to take charge which were every where expressed, though paring it with the general tenor of the priof the fortress, the Dutch Commandant many affeated tó fear that the honour of vate letters from Paris seemed to threaten refused his admislion ; on which he lhew the nation had been compromitted, and no something very different from Peace. Ined a positive instruction to do so from Bon. little degree of ingenuity was exerted to deed, the pretended communication was aparte. [Mer. Advertiser.] find out the terms that had been agreed at variance with every thing that has trans

upon between the two Governments for pired respecting the state of the NegociaBy a letter lately received in town from terminating the differences that had taken tion ; but who could question the truth of Mr. King, it appears that he has conclu-l place.

a me{fage sent by the Lord Mayor to ded not to leave England until his suc. At the Stock Exchange the effect was Lloyd's Coffee house ? cessor shall have arrived in London. such as might have been expected from

The proprietors of the Stock Exchange [Daily Advertiser.] such pleasing intelligence.

have offered a reward of 5000!. for apprecert. Consols opened at 60, role rapidly il hending the author of this forgery, and The captain of the Telegraphe informs, il a Meflage came from the Treasury to the to 71 3-8, and were still looking up when

have resolved every one shall give an ac

count of what bargains he had done both that it was understood at Liverpool, on the 7th May, that on that day Mr. King was

Lord Mayor, between twelve and one yesterday and Lord Mayor

o'clock, to acquaint him that the former has also offered a considerable reward. to have his audience to iake leave of the letter was an impudent Forgery !

It was nine o'clock this morning when Court of St. James's, and that affairs were then in a ftate of great uncertainty. This

Ii is impossible to describe the senfa.

the pretended letter was delivered at the

Manfion-House. It was brought by a may be true, and fill Mr. King máy chufei tion produced by this notice ; the Stocks

person with a foreign accent, in a coarse to remain in London until the arrival of instantly tumbled to 63, 62 1-2, 62, and his successor. War also may have been the panic was such, that they would cer

requelo travelling coat, and delivered at

the side-door to a servant of the name of resolved on, tho' the fact was not known. I tainly have gone lower, had it not been at Liverpool on the 7th May. thought adviseable to close up the Stock

Pink, accidentically there at the time. Exchange, which was accordingly done at

We believe it not customary for Gov. [Ibid.] one o'clock, ip tead of waiting till the usu

ernment Letters, on luch occasions, to be al hour.

sent by any but special Messengers, and by

these delivered into the hands of the Lord JUNE 20.

The Committee of the Stock Exchange Mayor wherever he may be. It was from Affairs at St. Kitts present a very hof assembled as soon as they received the tile appearance,' and indicate the actual

adverting to this informality that a doubt Lord Mayor's communication. Several commencement of war. Letters of a late

first arole in the Lord Mayor's mind, ag of the brokers went over to the Mansion. date, received in town from Guadaloupe honse to consult with his Lordship upon

to the authenticity of the note which he and St. Martins, announce that the com

had received--a gentleman was immedi. the best means of tracing the forgery. He manders of the British frigates have re fhewed them the letter, with Lord Hawker: lately dispatched to Mr. Addington, who received orders from their government to

turned for ansiver, that Mr. Van Gitart had bury's seal ; by what means it was procur- | already anticipated his Lordship's fufpicapture all French vessels, and that lev.

. ed has not yet been ascertained. eral are cruising to the windward of Gua.

cion by acquainting him in a letter of the

The Stock Exchange Cominitree have, trick that had been pra&ised upon him. dalou pe and Martinique expressly for that

we understand, declarad that all bargains purpose. [Mer. Advertiser.] made since the imposition was practised,

shall be void. REMARKABLE FORGERY. Government, anxious to prevent the

The Knell. public from being imposed on, instantly [We republish the following, to fhew the sent notices to those quarters most likely

American reader what a desperate push to give the contradiction a quick and exEnglish speculators are capable of ma tensive circulation. Copies of the followking, for the sake of turning a penny. ] || ing were sent to the Editors of the differ

ent newspapers. LONDON, MAY 5.

Treasury, May 5, one o'clock. This morning the following letter was received by the Right Hon. the Lord

“ I have to acquaint you, that the MerMayor, of which he immediately, with

{age which was supposed to have been sent becoming zeal, sent copies to Lloyd's Coffee House and the Stock Exchange.

this morning from Lord Hawkesbury to In this city, on Wednesday evening last, Mys.

the Lord Mayor stating, that the Negocia- 1 Eunice Coffin, consort of Alexander CorTO THE RIGHT HON. THE LORD MAYOR. tions with France had terminated amicably, Fin, Esq. Downing-ftreet, Thursday Morning, 1 truth. was a fabrication, and totally destitute of

On Thursday, Mr. WHILIAM SHARP. Eight o'clock, May 5, 1803.


Same day, a child of Mr. SETH AUSTIN, " Lord Hawkesbury presents his comWe had received Paris Journals in the junior

. pliments to the Lord Mayor, and has the

morning, and cou'd not help comparing

one remarkable circumstance in them, with
honour to acquaint his Lord fhip, that the
the con;ents of the forged letter.' At' the

Negociation between this country and the last Consular Levee, the Amballadors of
French Republic is brought to an amica.

In the first page of this paper, third column, 15th all the Couris of Europe were present, ex: ble conclusion."

and 16th lines from the top, for “ Shadtholders, cepling Lord Whitworth. In common Project rs," icad Stadtbollera, Protectors.

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The Wreath.



THE man, whose mind-on virtue bent-
Pursues some greatly good intent,-

With undiverted aim
Serene beholds the angry crowd,
Nor can their clamours, fierce and loud,

His stubborn honour tame.

Sacred to youth and female charms,

clubs before he was one and twenty, and lo Breathing delight it wafts its sweets,

improved, in them, his natural gaiety of The fair-one's breast with rapture warms, temper, that you might frequently trace And oft her tender bosom greets.

him to his lodgings by a range of broken

windows, and other the like monuments of Awake sweet virgins, quickly come,

wit and gallantry. To be short, after hav. And taste the early sweets of morn,

ing fully established his reputation, of be. Through Flora's gay dominions roam,

ing a very agreeable rake, he died of old And with her charms your own adorn.

age at five and twenty.” As in her dewy walks, the fair

[Port Folio.] Mid nature's fields for pleasure seeks, The healthful talk and fragrant air,

IF a wholesale dealer in Literature can, Shall paint fresh Roses on her cheeks.

by an infinuating preface, prevail with Then rise, my love, Aurora now

people to buy the whole piece, his business Hier roseate love begins to shed,

is done, and it is too late for the deluded Come pluck the Rose and pay thy vow

purchaler to repent, be the goods ever lo Ere yet the morn's soft shades are fied.

flimsy, but a weekly retailer is constantly L.

bound to his good behaviour. Like cerFune, 1803.

tain officers he holds his honours and pro.

fits only during pleasure, and, whatever Haar

may be his first success, as soon as he flags in his weekly course, he is rigorously

struck off at once from his two penny elDiversity tablishment.


A MAN who had a defect in one of his

legs was objected to by a magistrate, as a A PHILOSOPHER's Wife, whose i substitute for a ballored militia man, on the patience had been somewhat embroiled at score of his lameness. I know I am his deranging and foiling her parlour by lame, your worship,” said he, “but l of. chymical experiments, told him that phi fer myself to fight, and not to run away.' losophers, she beleived, were called lite

[Ibid.] rary men, becaule they were always mak

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Not the proud tyrant's fiercest threat
Nor storms that from their dark retreat

The lawless surges wake
Nor Jove's dread bolt, which shakes the pole,
The firmer purpose of his scul,

With all its power can shake.

Should nature's frame in ruin fall.
And chaos o'er the sinking ball,

Resune primæval sway-
His courage chance and fate defies,
Nor feels the wreck of earth and skies

Obstruct its destin'd way.

ing a litter.

In the 17th century, Cornelius De Witt, of Holland, a man highly distinguished for capacity, en. terprize, integrity and patriotism-persecuted by the blinded and furious populace, and condemned to the rack by the factious leaders of the republic, which his wisdom and valour had contributed to defend and save-calmly repeated the foregoing ode in the original Latin, while his tormentors were extending and racking his body on the fatal wheel.

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TERMS OF THE BALANCE. ABOUT the middle of the 17th cen. tury, fo prevalent was the opinion of

To City Subscribers, Two Dollars and fifty cents, Witch-craft, that great numbers accused | payable in quarterly advances. of that crime, were burnt by sentence of To Country Subscribers, who receive their papers the magifirates throughout all parts of at the office Two Dollars, payable as above. Scotland. In a village near Berwic, which

To those who receive them by the mail, Two contained only tourteen houses, fourteen

Dollars, exclusive of postage, payable in advance. persons were punished by fire; and it becaine a science, every where much studied A handsome title-page, with an Index or Table and cultivated, to diftinguish a true witch of Contents, will be given with the last number by proper trials and symptoms.

of each volume.

Advertisements inserted in a conspicuous and

handsome manner, in the Advertiser which accom. THE following is an excellent example panies the Balance. of smiling satire. It can acknowedge no other author than Addison. He seems to

Complete files of the first volume, which bave have a sort of exclusive right to such good --Price of the volume, bound, Two Dollars and fil

been reserved in good order for binding, are for sale humoured fallies.

ty cents-unbound, Two Dollars. The whole may “ I remember a young man of very live be sent, stitched or in bundles, to any post-ofice in ly parts, and of a sprightly turn in conver the state, for 52 cents postage ; or to any post-of. sation, who had only one fault, which was fice in the union for 78 cents. an inordinate desire of appearing fathiona. ble. This ran himn into many amours, and consequently into many distempers. He never went to bed till iwo o'clock in the morning, because he would not be a queer

SAMPSON, CHITTENDEN EN CROSIELL, fellow, and was every now and then knock

Warren-Street, Hudson.
ed down by a constable to signalize his vi-
vacity. He was initiated into half a dozen



ornament of early day, Wash'd by Aurora's freshest dew,

Sweet lovely Rose to thee I pay, The homage to thy beauty due.

When Venus first, to bless the earth, Descended from celestial bowers,

She breath'd of love and gave thee birth, To flourish with the morning hours.


Thus sprung on earth the heavenly flower, Exhaling joy as when above,

Hnd from its soft and magic power, We christen it ibe flower of love.




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Driginal days.

people will, in similar circumstances, gen3

great charter ; and there was a constant erally act in a fimilar manner.

struggle, during nearly a century, before

The country of our forefathers' fepul. it was completely established : in this Hither the products of your closet-labors bring, Enrich our columns, and instruct mankind.

chres, the British island, has, in latter a. struggle, the people made no figure ; ges, been a theatre of very important po. the contest was merely between the sev. litical scenes, which cannot be contem.

eral monarchs, in fucceflion, and the noFOR THE BALANCE.

plated with too much care and attention, bles. POLITICAL SKETCHES. by people who enjoy freedom and wish

It was not till the year 1295, that is, No. III.

to perpetuate the blessing. English histo- ll just eighty years after the grant of Magna ry, till within the period of from two to Charta was wrefted from king John, that

three centuries ago, is comparatively but there appeared in England the faint dawn N absolute despotism, however little interesting ; for it was not till then, of popular government, in the commenceestablished or modified, is as uniform in its that the people had any considerable weight ment of the House of Commons. Before operations as it is baceful in its effets : in the government. The celebrated grant that period, the Parliament of England the will of the sovereign, or (what is fill of English privileges, called Magna char confifted only of the barons or house of more intolerable) of a deep rooted and ta, which has been the constant boast of

lords ; and then it was, that the king, Edclosely combined aristocracy, moves and the nation, was obtained not by the peo ward I. lying under pecuniary embarrassdirects the whole machine of government; ple, but by the barons or lords. In the

ments, summoned representatives and while the part assigned to the degraded | year 1215, a conference was held between

year 1215, a conference was held between || burgesses from the several counties and people is only to serve and to suffer. The king John, one of the moft ferocious of boroughs, to vote him money:

. The history of nations, under such deplorable | tyrants, and the barons of England, at the Commoners in Parliament, at their com.. circumstances, affords much disgust with || place called Runnemede ; which this e mencement, and long afterward, were a but little profit : but in mixed monarchies, vent has rendered extremely famous.

fervile body, called together merely for and especially in free republics, the peo

The two parties (the king and the barons) | the purpose of facilitating a replenishment ple untold their faculties and qualities ; | encamped apart, like

encamped apart, like open enemies; and of the royal treasure: they were used with and human nature, through all the varities after a debate of a few days, the king | contempt; they were kept apart from the of the grades and circumstances of life, is 1 signed and sealed the Great Charter that

barons and knights, who disdained to mix developed. The history of free nations was required of him. The people, whose

with such mean personages ; they had no is, in fact, the history of the human heart, interests were incidentally promoted and agency in the general business of legisla. and is no less instructing, than it is amus. | eventually lecured by the grant of privi- tion; and all the part assigned them, was ing; as it supplies the best means of judg. | leges, which was wrested from the sove.

to vote such sums of money as the moning concerning the operations and final if reign, had no voice, no agency in that bu- arch, from time to time, demanded. In sues of various forms of government. In. siness ; but they were then, and long af

that, and in some other fucceeding ages, a deed no two natijns, perhaps no two in. terward, mere vassals to the barons. Mag. | royal summons to attend parliament was dividuals, were ever in precisely the lame na Charla, the foundation of English lib.

deemed the imposition of a burthen, rather situations ; and therefore infallible con. erty, that contained a number of import- || than the bestowment of an honour and a clusions concerning the future conduct of ant privileges and inimunities, as well to

privilege. nations, under free governments, cannot be the public in general as to the barons, was Several causes, however, conspired to drawn from the history of past ages : yet obtained for the people, but not by them. I give the British house of commons a there is a moral certainty, or a bigh de As king John, so his fucceffors, bended gradual consequence. The commons adgree of probability, that great bodies of all their efforts to revoke and disannul the || hered to the monarchs as their only de.

was re.


fence against the oppressive aristocracy of


good words-fine beguiling sweet words the nobles; and the kings encouraged the

are the thing, and they have been in fashcommons, in order to depress the nobles,

ion ever since the the deceiver made luch whose turbulence frequently shook the (We observe, with pleasure, the enlargement and successful ule of them to our first parents. throne. The power of the cominons was improvement of the “ ULSTER GAZETTE.” Its

These go a great deal farther now a days also increased by their seizing every op

appearance is respectable ; and, for a specimen that plain honesty and fair .dealing—and portunity to avail themselves of the

of its politics and exi rial character, weicfer the


a PATRIOT can be made by word of niary receflities of the crown. Edward reader io the following extract:

mouth merely, when any creature in the the third had conceived the mad project

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country can become a good republican, by of conquering France ; and several of his

just calling himself such, it is no wonder fucceflors to the throne were fired with

ATTENTIVE observers of men and they are as thick on the body politic as the same absurd ambition. France was things, mult long since have been convin.

vermin on a beggar. Here is a fellow if invaded, from time to time, by English ced, that in ambition and intrigue the lead.

you please that wants an office, and tho' armies, and was laid waste with fire and ling democrats are second to no creatures his heart is as hard as any flint, and his sword ; while England itself was greatly in this world; and that whenever any one charity flonc cold, yet he talks as feeling. impoverished and weakened by those truit individual has it in his power to engrois lily of what the poor people suffered under less and pernicious expeditions : yet they

ever fo many offices, neither his senle of Adams, and how happy they ought to be proved highly favourableto Engliih liberty. 1 decency, nor a feeling of justice to his fel now, as if lie had ever shed one single 'Their wars abroad having exhaufled the low laborers in the vineyard are able to

drop of oil into the bosom of affliction, as trealures of the English Kings, they were

check his career-while the disappointed | if he had ever wiped one solitary tear from constrained to have frequent recourse to grumble to be sure in secret, but ftill perse- || the cheek of misery. Whip me such pai. the Parliament for extraordinary supplies; vere in the old course in hopes that "every

riots. which the commons seldom voted, with dog will have his day." 'It is diverting

But then the taxes oihat inexhaustible out wisely bargaining, at the same time, for enough to hear the plans which are laid source of democratic flourishes. Indignact fome enlargement of the national privile and the intereit which is courted for a cer.

as we feel at the hollow, hypocritical pa. ges. Thus it happened contrary to the

tain office which for the present thall be rade of unprincipled demagogues, we shall common course of events, that the Eng. nameless--and if a certain excellent old

restrain our emotions, but we shall not lish nation obtained some of the most in. Il man shall have many years added to his

conceal the truth-we shall speak what the portant concessions and grants in favour life, and we earnesty pray that he may, it

country ought to know; and then we shall of liberty, from such kings as were fired

will be the means of feeding many a at least have done our duty. with ambition and distinguished for their panting office hunter with hopes at least. During the late ftruggle which terminated courage and talents ; who, had they not We mention no names; if we chose how in the success of the democrats, it employed their restless minds and wasted

we could a tale unfold;" all we

peatedly told the people that during Mr. their Itrength abroad, would have been the thail say now is, that we hope that this of. Clinton's first administration the taxes, most disposed and the best able to have es fice inay not find its way to the houlders of

were low-during that of Mr. Jay they tablished a system of absolute despotism at a certain gentleman, who appears almost

irad encreased, and now it was con Sderty home.

weighed down with those which are al faid, now put Clinton in once more, au It may with justice be further remarked, ready imposed upon hiin-poor fellow!

your taxes will be low again. The magic that the Englitń house of commons acqui. 1 hare and lear, and guard against each other,

Among all the candidates however who of this rhetoric was irresistable-men were red a great increase of strength and conse.

not in a temper to examine the subjört quence from the spirit of commerce, which

not one can be found who dares yet to cooly then; perhaps scarcely yet ; but me began, about two centuries ago, to per

murmur at the inequality which can be so will try what a little plain truth and tar vacie the nation. The discoveries of Co. ll plainly discovered in our prelent joyous reasoning will do; we will try to convince

our readers who will take the trouble :3 lumbus which gave access to the mines of reign of equality. There is not one of South America, and those of Vasca de

chem but ialks as nicely of economy, that think a little that even Mr. Clinton des Gama which opened a road to the valt charming word of witchcraft which en

not possess the power of paying the prva riches of the East, changed entirely the chanis slie muliitude-bere is not one of


cxpences without money, and that the face of Europe. Several of the Europe.

Several of the Europe. ll them but can make as delightful a contrast money with which he does pay them realan princes, seizing the advantages of the

berween the tascs of Jay's time, and those fly and truly comes as much from the peo. confequent increase of their revenues,

of Clinton's tire, és if he was cock.fure ple as if it was raised from them by taxes torined and supported large military estab. of an office. Indeed it is no wonder that they don't just at this time feel it as much

--but still they may fately rely upon it lishments ; by means whereof they enlarg. those whose mouths water for some sweet ed their boundaries and enthralled their crumbs from the fates table should have a

that every penny o'it comes from this own subjcêts : but the spirit et commer.

mighty parcel of pleasant stories to tell property-Mr. Clinton is neither genera cial enterprize, which the aforementioned their credulous fellow-citizens, about the

ous enough to pay it from his own pocket discoveries had awakened in England, was,

economy and plainness of the present day, nor is he alchimist enough to make it for fome considerable time, highly fav

and about that good pure man Jefferson out of fiones. ourable to the nourishment and growth of

and his affectionate friend Pain, and that Mr. Clinton then in his first reign fold English liberty. Commerce encouraged

man froul Geneva, Gallatin, who can't the greatest part of our wellern lands in en. and invigorated agriculture and manufac. ípeak plain Engiifh yet; but who is en.

ormous tracts and altho' it was fooled all tures, so that many among the middling

few Trusted with the care of all our money, as

pence an acre, yet there were so many claffes rose to a condition of great wealth : if not an American was fit for the task.

acres, that the treasury was naturally ! ---a circumstance that addel greatly to the they can tell you many pretty things---and receipt of more money than wanted.' sa

our taxes were low. But what trigh weight of the house of commons, in which rely upon it if you believe but one tenth the people were represented, and which part of them, you are in a fair way to

witchcraft or even superior talent was dilo derived luftre and influence from the peo.

hace all honest men as long as you live.' coyered in this we have always been too ple's riches.

But imposture is the order of the day-tupid we confess to perceive-Nay

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