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to by the Russian government. undertakers and their customers A hundred miles of open ocean is a to decide. Mr. Jefferson, above too liberal breadth of admiralty 25 years ago maintained with jurisdiction, and interferes with great eagerness the capacity of that.“ right to navigate and fish North America, to manufacture in the open sea which is common the requisites for her own conto all men;" the “exclusion from suinption. The plan was in some which is a national injury to every degree forced upon them, during people against whom it inay be their last war with England. The enforced."

peace was followed by the destrucAmerica suffers her full share in tion of their several companies. the general pressure of the finan- The hands now engaged are emicial concerns of most of the states grants from this country. How of the world. The American Tong their employment may con. papers, however, comment with tinue, and to what extent their great exultation on an alleged im- schemes may succeed, it is not provement in the domestic manu- easy to conjecture. But we are factures of the United States. not very rash in pronouncing that The cotton goods of Rhode island the superior weight of British are said to be in considerable de capital must, for many years at mand. In Philadelphia, 4,000 least, press heavily on the Amelooms have been set going within rican manufacturer; and that when six months, and there is asserted undersold, as he is likely to be, in to be a prospect of a still further every market, it will require a far increase in those establishments. more serious sacrifice of self-in. Whether, however, the applica- terest than we have ever seen in tion of their enterprise and indus- the consumers of North America, try to manufactures may be the or any other country, to save the best method of consulting the solid workmen of Rhode island and advantage of an infant people, is Philadelphia froin eventual aban. a question which a few additional donment and ruin, experiments may better enable the

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PRICE OF STOCKS FOR 1821.
N. B. The lowest and highest Prices of each Stock, in the course of each Month, are set down in that Month.

Long Irish Imper. India S. Sea 4 p. ct.
1822

Stock .
Bank Bp. ct 3.post.lapes 4 p. ct. 5 p. ct. An. 5 p. ct. 3 p. ct. Stock. Stock. In. B«. sa per day
222 691 69

705
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688 223

761 27 pr. par. 723 72 903 901 | 1061 | 187

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79% | 44 pr. 6 pr. 225

1051

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26 104 73

6 dis. 683 March

18.16

pr. 2254

802 735 734 83 92 1071957

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50 pr. 6 pr. 713 713 80£ 895

80 106

118 | 2291

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183 723 893 8:11 1073

72

231 808 | 49 pr.
223

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813 897
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704 2304

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745 77

1083 773 91 1101 | 1975

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818 52 pr. 6 pr.
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48 pr. par.

1097 235 774 77 957

84 1091 | 191

761 2355

60 pr. 6 pr. 2304 75

82 744 937 1977 197

2305

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76! | 234

83 60 pr. 6 pr. 235

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955 1085 1946 1094 765 237 761 96 1091 | 194

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64 pr. 5 pr. 238 767

I dis. 761 87 953 1093 1946

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96% 967 1115 19

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241 87 74 pr. 6 pr. 239 763 772

65 pr. 2 dis. 87 96 1108 19%

761 240

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PRINCIPAL

OCCURRENCES

In the Year 1821.

1821.

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PRINCIPAL OCCURRENCES, &c.

In the Year 1821.

JANUARY.

were told by him that he had GREAT BRITAIN.

fallen into the pit, and was then T the recent anniversary of hanging by the rope. As soon

Society, two specimens of meat take measures for his preservacured with the pyroligenous acid tion, they proceeded to adjust the were exhibited by one of the mem- gin-rope-a work that occupied bers. They were prepared on the not less than fifteen minutes. 7th of September, 1819; one was After fixing on a corf, one of hung up at home, and the other them wished to descend in it to sent out by a vessel to the West his assistance, but this Wilson Indies, to try the effect of cli- forbade them to do. The corf was mate upon it, and brought back now let down gently till it came on the return of that ship to port. under his feet; he then freed They were pronounced by all himself from the engine rope, and present who tasted them, to be being seated in the corf, was perfectly fresh, sweet, and fit for drawn slowly to bank, in a state use, after a lapse of fifteen of indescribable trepidation. He months.

was, however, able, with the asEarly one morning (about a sistance of another man, to walk fortnight since,) some men belong- upwards of a mile to his own ing to the Sheriff-hill colliery, house, which on entering, he threw Northumberland, were waiting the himself upon his knees, and poured arrival of the gin-horse to go down out his fervent thanks to God for into the pit. Owing to the his deliverance. No sooner was cleaning of the boiler, the regular this done than, overpowered by engine rope was not in a working the dreadful conflict of his feel state at the moment; but about ings, he fainted. Some time twenty fathoms of it, with the elapsed before he recovered tochain, were hanging into the shaft. lerable composure, and even still One of the men, John Wilson, when the subject recurs, his agihaving in the dark, gone incau- tation is extreme. Being questiously too near the bridge, fell tioned minutely, he said he had in. Repeated cries from within gone to the brink of the shaft to the shaft, at last roused the atten- ascertain whether his comrade tion of the other men, who, on was calling upon him from below, repairing to the spot with a light, and being deceived by a glimmer

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