Skip to main content
Hide Articles List

23 articles on this Page

INTERESTING EXTRACTS FROM…

Thai Dilatory Invasion.

Napoleon s Pin-Prick to Russia.

Austria and the coming Struggle.…

Mediterranean Matters.

r An Atrocity Exploded.

"Straight Tip" to Spain.

News
Cite
Share

"Straight Tip" to Spain. Wednesday. Sept. iioth. Yesterday in consequence o: an invitation from Loid iiariowby, Secretary of State for the foreign department, a. deputation of the most, eminent mei'clumts engaged in the Spanish trade waited upon his io^dship. He stated, to them that the relations b. tween Spain and this country at the pre-ent mo- ment were felt by tiie Ivings Ministers to be in a very unsatisfactory state. Arma- merits were going on in the" ports o: Spain. and no saiheient, explanation could be ob- tained as to tiie object ot tiieai.. L'ndji tiio pretext of neutrality, also. Spam iurnr-hed to our enemy money, aiu; every t.nd of >up- plies for carrwuig on the v:r against us It was judged necessary, t!ie;foie, by his :\1:1.- jesty's Ministers, that this uncertain and d.s- advantageous state ot tilings sit;,aid not con- tinue; and lest the steps 1" n to bring the Spanish Government, to a s .tislactoiy ex- planation, and to procure suitable satisiac- tion, should not be attended by success, he thought it proper to apprize them of th: that uiey might take sucti measures ot pie- cautions, as tney siiould judge necessary to save themselves from lo-s ana inconvenience in the event of a rupture. TIle interview continued for some houis, during which many giievaiices were urged by the mercantile interest again-1 the Spanisii (iovernment, and particularly against the infract-on of that article .n the Letty o¡ Amiens which provided for a lestoration ot the English property tnat had been confis- cated in the poits ot Spam, or for an equ.t- abtt. indemnity in lien Pi it. The tunds were not affected, but policies were done to a very large. amount, on titeun- mediate pes ability of it. war with Spam. Tvventv-tive guineas were given lor tae retain of one hundred if hostilities were begun be- tAeen Great Britain and Spain in ta. course of three months. However warlike these progno-tics may he. Mr. Welleslev continues every prep n\,ti n for his itn.<on to Spam, and there is c vc:y likelihood of lus setting out lor that Court in the coarse of a very iew days. By a letter from an officer on board the illustrious, of 74 guns, off Ferrol, dated the 16th inst. it appears that most positive or- ders had been issued for the immediate equipment of all Spanish sinj-JT 0: war, at CorunnaandFerro).

Swansea's First" Sore Arrus"…

|Farewell to his Flock.

i Nelson's Blind Eye. !

Advertising

CASE OF MR. HAWKES.

Advertising

BETWEEN TWO FIRES

Privateers Crew Wiped Out.

Patriotic and Eloquent Judg-a.

MR. HODGE ON LABOUR REPRESENTATION.…

DUKE OF CONNAUGHT RETUR NS

[No title]

[No title]

[No title]

BETWEEN TWO FIRES

BETWEEN TWO FIRES