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Btill flush'd with Beatty's vernal bloom, No sweet folicitude to know
A frozen apathy to find
A sad vacuity of mind ? O! you will know her, she has stole
O haften back then, idle boy, The lustre of my Delia's eye;
And with thinc anguilli bring thy joy! Admit her, hail her--for my soul
Retućn with all thy torments here, Breathes double life when she is nigh.
And let me hope, and doubt, and fear.
O rend my heart with ev'ry pain!
But let me, let me love again.
Or, if she chufes-call again.
no, idle Boy ! I quit thy pow's';
Bue'fure, methinks the alter'd day
1 Hail divinest Poefy!
For SEPTEMBER 1790.
has been entrusted for the punishment of NATIONAL ASSEMBLY:
crimes. The General withes to know
whether the Assembly arproves of this meaSept. I.
sure.. THE Affembly, after hearing the re
M. Pechcloche, Aid de Camp to M. de 1 port of the Committees of Marine and la Fayette, informed the Affembly that he Finances, decreed,
had been with the soldiers at Nancy, and 1. From the It of September the Minis that they seemed to have full confidence in iter of the Marine ihall give in an account him when he declared that the accounts monthly of the expences incurred in theports which they demanded would be faithfully 410 arlenals, that there may never be more rendered to them; but the Swiss soldiers than one month in arrear.' That he shall had declared, “ We are not French, we are alo addrels to the Afrembly a summary of Swiss, we must have money.” the payment, certified by the adminiftra- The fitting was finished by reading the tors: These to be examined and reported following letter from M. Montmorin upon by the Committee of Marine
* Mr President, 2. From the ist of January 1790, the “ 'The King, in commanding me to make accounts of the marine in the colonies shall known to the National Affembly, that he be delivered by the Minister in fame way had sanctioned the decree of the 26th ult. and manner as the former article, as far as concerning the conformation of our defen. the events of the sea will admit.
five and commercial engagements with 3. The Minister will furnith, with all Spain, directed me at the same time to inportable hafte, an account of the receipts form them, that he had charged me to emand dibursements, ordinary and extraordi- ploy the necefTiry means to fulfil the views Dary, relative to the department of arrears of the Assembly, relative to the explanain the marine and colonies.
tions of which the treaty that has bound us 4. Decrees, That the sum of 47,662,855' to Spaiu since 1761 is susceptible. . livres, voted in December last, under the "'I have sent to his Majesty's Ambassadifferent heads to which it was then alligu- dor at the Court of London the requied, ball continue to be at the disposal of Lite instructions, that, in apprizing the Enthe Minister at the head of the Marine, at glish Ministry of our armaments, he might the rate of a twelfth part monthly, to the renew, at the same time, the most positive end of this present year. The Minister to allurances of our pacific intentions. be responlible for the application of the “ The Marine minister has already inLame.
formed the Allembly of the orders he has A letter and a proclamation of M. de received fronı his Majesty, in regard to the Bouille, addressed to the Minister of War, armaments they have deceed, and he has prewas read by the President. In his letter sented the table of the expence they will he states, that having learnt from M. de require. I should add to you, that, to fula Pecheloche, Aid de Camp of M. de la fil gradually the views of the Allembly, his Fayette, that M. de Marlaigne had been Majesty has determined to begin by equipdelivered by the carabineers into the hands ing fixteen thips, which, added to those of the garrison of Nancy, and fearing that now armed, will encrease the number to this new circumtance would encreate the thirty. His Majcity has given orders at Spirit of insurrection of that garrison, he the same time, that the necessary measures be has published a proclamation, in which he taken to enable him to compleat the numexhorts them to return to their duty, and ber to forty-five ships voied by the Alwarns them that he is about to employ ae sembly, with all the aispatch which any gaint them all that force with which he posible tura of afluirs may require. Vol. XII. No. 69.
" This difpofition, subject to events, Chainp did not regit; but the Swiss ob. will not make any change in the table of Itinately perfifted in guarding the gates expence perfetred by M. de la Luzerne. of the town. The national quard, ad. His Majesty will take care only to give vanced-he Swiis fired upon lemorders for the illuing of the fuins voted the volunteers then fired with such rap! by the Allembly for the Mirine departe dity, and the action grew 10 waris, that meni, in proportion as the arınameni shall the Geatral vainly at empied to repres require.
their ardourvey ruhed into the towa i The King believes, by these dispofi- -Sring took place from every part of the tions of wiidom, prudence, and, at the forcers and from the windows-hree ofii. Iame time, of economy, that he has en cers of volunteers wer: killed. tured fully into the views of the Areni. The half of the regiment of Chateande biy, and thus reconciled tirir pacific in- vieux were killed, and the other half the tentions with the precau:ious that cir- ken prisoners. Thereginents of Mcitre cumitances reader neceflary:
de Champ and du Roi difperlied in the “ I have the honour to be, &c.
environs. The number or national troops
who have been killed is not yet ascer. (Signed) MONTMORIN."
taincd. “ Sept. 1. 1790.
The affair of Nancy was again resumed September 2.
by the AfTeinbly. By a letter received CIVIL WAR.
fron M. Bouille, it appeared, that that
General, at the head of about 2400 regeThe President read the following letter lar troous, part infantry, part cavalry, from the King:
and from 600 10 700 men of the national guards, arrived on the gift ult. at the
gares of Nancy. “ I have ordered Mila Tour du Pin
The General having made difpofitions to inform himself of the events which
to force the gate, it was opened, and a
to for have concurred to the re-eltablishment of
cannon appeared in the portal charged order and peace in the town of Nancy
with grape-shot. In vain the officers, We owe them to the good conduct of wh
whom the regiment of Chateauvieux had M. de Bouille, and to the good dilpoli. obliged to avvear at its head, endeavour tion and courage of the national guarded to bring about peace in vain M. de under his cominand. I greatly lament Silly placed himself at the mouth of the that orrer could not be rutored without
cannon, in which lituation he received the effufion of blood; but I hope it is for
four musket Thot. At length the cannon the last time, and that the folliers will
was fired, which killed 300 men of the return to subordination and discipline.
; national guards; this discharge was folwithout which the army cannot lubfti." lowed by another from the artillery.
At the conc'ufion of this letter, the The national guards then began to fire; Secretaries read a letter, directed to M. they soon tock posiefsion of the gate, all de la Tour riu Pin by M. de Gruverner, the outlets, and the public squarcs. * his son, which arrived by a Courier Extra. The combat continued three hours, ordinary yesterday evening. This letter during which all the soldiers of the regiAates, that M. de Bouille is overwheim- ment of Chateauvieux were either kulcd ed with fatigue, and is himself unable to or made prisoners. A council of war was give an account of the meatures which he to be held on the prisoners that cay, and has adopted for restoring order at Narcy, many would doubileis be condemned to of which the following is a satemen! : be hanged.
M. de Bouille arrived at the gates of His letter further mentions, that there Nancy, at the head of the national guard, . would be a neceffity to break the regiand summoned the three regiments to fur- ments of Chateauvieux and Meitre de render, and obey the decrees of the Na- Champ, and to disband the regiinent du tional Aflembly. They demanded to ca. Roi, or at least to reduce it to two batrapitulate.--He answered, That he could lions, and to place it at the fag end of the not capitulate with rebels, and that if the army.-He however adds, that this lat three regiments did not, in the space of regiinent had respectfully waited for him two hours, march into the plain, and reft in their caserns, and marched to Verdun pon their arms, he would employ force on the first orders. inst them.
This afflicting recital gave rise to maregiments du Roi and Meftre de ny warm culogiums on the conduct of
M. de Bouille, and at last the following ders it im poñible for me to have my letdecree, fuggefted by M. Mirabell, was ter sign d by ! the noble and loyal genpaffed:
tlemen which compof: it; but, Sire, I « The National Assembly decrees, have the unípeakable happiness of being Thar the Directory of the departmeni de able to answer for them, as I do for myla Meurthe, and the Municipalities of felf, that the same blood flows in our Nancy and Luneville, shall be thanked veins, and the same inclination to thed it for their zeal.
in your Majesty's service, and that our « That the national gnards, who ac- hearts are the lame as they ever were. companied M. de Bouille to Nancy, Mal! « Condescend, Sire, to deposit this be thanked for the patriotism and civic letter in a place where, from age to age, bravery which they displayed in the re- our posterity may sign it; and that it establishment of order at Nancy.
may be an evidence so much the more « That M. de Silly fall be thanked glorious that no human for e can destroy. for the heroic manner in which he ex. It is not in the power of misfortunero poled himself.
destroy great souls. The honour I feel " That the nation shall provide for the of having fome drops of the noble blood widows and children of those who have of Henry the Great flowing in my veins, nobly fallen in the execution of the de- snould be a pledge to your Majesty, that crees of the National Allembly.
mine prcferves its full energy; and I am " That the General, and the regular able to exclaim with a hero of your n.troops which he commanded, shall be ap- ble race, All is loft but our bomour. The plauded for having pobly done their du- truly unfortunat, are those who will not ty; and that the Commiltirits appointed, join teir voice to mine; and who have mall go immediately to Nancy, to take not the noble mind to make the farce the necessary steps to maintain peace in oath as I have made. that town, and to obtain exact informa- .
FITZ JAMES. tion of those facts which may infure the punishment of the guilty, of whatever
Naples, Aug. 17. rank.”
On Friday last, the Prince Rufnui,
Ambassador Extraordinary of the King The following letter was lately writt: n by of Hungary and Bohemia, made his sub
the Duc de Fitz James, the lineal de- lic e: try into this city; on Saturday liis scendant of Marmal Berwick, natural Excelency had his audience of their Sifon of King James II. to the King of cilian Maj-nies to make the demand of France :
the two cdcft Princeflis, Dorina Maria GENEVA, Aug. 10. 1790.
Teresa, and Donna Maria Louita, in unar
riage, for the two eldest Arch-Dukes of « SIRE,
Außria Francis the hereditary Prince of " At a time when the nations of Eu. Hungary and Bohemia, and Fadilanit rope view with astonishment an Allembly Great Duke of Tuscany; and, on Saturof your subjects (whom your Majrity day morning, the marriag 's were folem. has been pleased to acknowledge as the nized in great forin in the Royal Chape!, National Asembly) destroy your nobility, the hereditury Prince of Naples reprethe most illustrious that ever exift. c in fentin, the Arcb.Dukes, After the ce. any monarchy, and whose molt glorious remony, there was a Baccio-Manos, and, title was that of the supporters of the in the evening, their Sicilian Maje Pics throne ; permit me, Sire, the head of a and the Royal Brides went in the greatfamily who have the honour of reckon- eft fta:p to the Chapci of St Janu rius in ing Kings among their ancestors, to re- the Cachedral of this cilv. At nigüt, the quest of your Majesty to be pleated to re- korai Family went to the Opera in their ceive, in the name of my self and family, State-box, which they have not done the oath which we have marle to live there frurt-en years pali; and, after the and die faithful to your interefts; and to Opara, the chief Minifiers, Officers of rally at the cry ever de'r to Frenchmen, the Court, and foreign Ministers of the of Vive le Roi! Vive l'Honneur! and to first and second clu's, had the honour of thed in your service the last drop of our fupping with this Majcices, hi Prince blood, which uägrateful France has al. Royal, and Royal Brides, at thc l'aiace. ready seen to low for the maintenance of its glory, and that of your illustricus an
VIENNA, A15. 21. cestors.
His Hungarian Mj.. y set out early *** The dispersion of that family ren- this morning tor Fit, ai companied by
his fourth fon the Arch-Duke Leopold, and we hasten to inform you thereof, can to meet their Sicilian Majestics. *
scious that this news will be agreeable both
to you and all our subjects. BERLIN Aug. 24.
“We remain, very affectionately, We have well-grounded hopes that the
“ CATHERINE, Court of Petersburgh will follow the exapple of that of Vienna, and that it will “ Zarskozelo, August 16, 1790." yieldall its conquests made from the Turks during the present war. Our Monarch
STOCKHOLM-- August 31. . has ablolutely rejected the proposals made The King of Sweden arrived at his by her Imperial Majesty, that the pro
country feat of Haga, in the neighbourvinces of Moldavia and Wallachia Mould hood of this city, the 26th inft. and yerbe declared independent of the Porte. terday made his public entry into StockThis will not be very pleasant informa- holm, on horseback, amidit the acclama. tion to Prince Potemkin. "
tions of a great concourse of people, who · The people at Conftantinople are al- had assembled in the streets through which ready acquainted with the importance of he was to pats. His Majesty was 2cthe King of Prussia in the political leale companied by such of the Officers who of Europe, and how greatly the Muslule have diftincuished them felves d
have distinguished themfelves during the men are obliged to him. The meslenger late cainpaign, as were already arrived Mehring, who is just come from thence, froin l'inland, and was escorted by the gives the following account of the beha- city guards, who have performed the viour of the Turkish people on hearing military service of the capital since the the news of what the King of Prussia bad
commencement of hoftilities against Rurdone for them:
fia. ." As foon as I had delivered my dise His Majesty first went to the Cache patches, I expreffod my desire to see Con dral Church; and, after having perforin. Nanninople, and for this purpose I obtain- ed his devotions there, repaired to the ed two Janiffaries to accompany me, I Town-hall, wiere he, in a very gracious had scarcely walked an hundred steps be- fpeech, thanked the Burgesses alle mbled fore the people followed me in great num for the marks of loyalty and attachment bers, some of whom fpit at me, and cried he has received from them during the out, you Ruffian rascal! But my compa- war. In the evening there was a drawa nion informed them of their mistake;
ing-room, where the foreign ministers and I was no sooner known to be the ser- had an opportunity of paying their court vant of his Prussian Majesty, than the to his Majefty. fcent Thisted, every one seemed much con To-day peace was proclaimed with the cerned at what had passed, and took eve usual solemnities in the different quarters ry opportunity to express their joy at of the city. The Royal Family, the nofeeing me, and I was soon after carried in bility, and other perfons of diftinction, triumph through the city.”
affifted at the Te Deum, which was sung
with great pomp at the cathedral; after Letter from the EMPRESS of RUSSIA to
ess of Russia to which, there was a Court and public din Count Browne, Governor of Lief and
ner at the palace; and the evening is to Elland, and the port of Riga.
close with illuminations and other demon
ftrations of joy. " To our Governor, &c. « On the 3-14th Auguft, was figned
VIENNA, Sept. I. between us and the King of Sweden, an News has been just received, of the agreement for establishing an everlafting safe arrival of their Sicilian Majefties, at peace, and fixing our frontiers as they Fiume, on the 28th ult. were before the war broke out; General Barrn Iglestrom figned it on our part,
BELGIC PROVINCES. and Baron D'Armfelt, First Gentleman
Letter from Van Eupen to tbe Congress.. of the Bed-chamber to the King of Sweden, on the part of his Majesty. The ra
“ High and Mighty Lords, tification is to take place in fix days from « We have this moment received the its date.
• agreeable news, that Mr Khoeller has al. We give our thanks to Almighty tacked the Auftrians with so much braGod for thecessation of thedding of blood, very, as to have killed their Major-Ge. and restoration of peace in theic quarters, neral de Blekhem, whose dead body bar