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But, coming through ME, every effort and the bread of the American corn ; has been made to disparage the under so that he has furnished the means of a taking, and, if possible, to prevent its comparative as well as of a positive essuccess. All will fail, however; and, imate. Let me first take the sack the thing is now come to this; that the (four Winchester bushels, for never will cultivation must become common in Eng. I either sell or buy by the Scotch land; or I must, if I live six or seven quackery of “Imperial"), and state its years, derive a great fortune from it. weight and its produce. One of these must be ; and a devil of a

Sack of Cobbeti's Corn..... dilemma it is for the tax and titheeaters, and for the nasty, mean, spite Flour

215 ful, envious and malignant race that Offal (sold at 3s. 6d. a bushel, of write, or that, like JEPHTHAU MARSH,

56 lbs.) ....

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Waste, in grinding in Hants, gabble at county and other meetings. A devil of a dilemma! But, on

244 one of the horns of which these wretches will certainly be hung. Either the Now for a sack of American corn, corn will be seen in every market in bought at Mark-lane by Mr. SAPSFORD. England; and “Cobbett-Corn" it must be called; or I must have as much Sack of American Corn..... 224 money as I please to have.

Flour

170 I was, when I took a ramble, saying

Offal

43 that, the corrupt and envious crew,

Waste in grinding.

11 when compelled to acknowledge that the corn might ripen in England, as

224 serted that it would not have the same qualities as the American Corn. That, There, envious and malignant beasts! in short, it would be good for nothing, There, LIAR! Now frank your circu. " at least, as human food; though it might lars again, and send them round the do to feed pigs or fowls; and that, even country to assure people that this corn for those purposes, it was inferior to is “the greatest fraud that ever was barley. Mr. SAPSFORD, Baker, No. 20, palmed upon the people." You told corner of Queen Anne and Wimpole- the good and credulous people in the streets, Marybonne, London, got some North, that "after all your sacrifices American Corn in 1828, and he has," in the cause, you had, thank God, A ever since, sold the flour, and sold bread “ LITTLE PATRIMONY left to make made partly of that, and partly of wheat “ you independent.Whether you had it flour. But he has been continually in ACTUAL OCCUPATION, you did asked, why he did not sell the flour not sayį nor did you say WHERE IT of Cobbett-Corn. The reason was, he WAS! But if you really have it in hand, could get no Cobbett-Corn. What I go and raise some Cobbett-Corn on it; growed, I wanted to sell FOR SEED; and do one day's rcork, at any rate, beand it was a sort of sin to grind it, fore you become a forgotten clod; adwhile it was wanted for that purpose. vice which I also give to WBTHERELL, But, this year, I was resolved to put Peel, Trench, and all your recent felthe quality to the test. I sold, some low-orators of “ re-action." time ago (10th of October) a sack Now, sensible reader, look at the vast

this year's corn Mr. difference in the produce of those two SAPSFORD, who had it ground, and sacks of corn. But besides the weight, who has given me account of there is the quality of the flour. Mr. the result, which he has authorised ine SAPSFORD says, that the difference in to publish, he being ready, by his miller this respect is still greater than the difas well as himself, to verify the facts. ference in the weight

He can buy Mr. SAPSFORD has, ever since 1828, American corn, or French corn, been in the practice of selling the tlour Mark-Lane, for 328. a quarter; but for

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BANKRUPTS. mind, the average price of barley is 335. ALLINSON, T., Manchester, commissionof the correctness of all these facts any BAKER, G. F., Ratheaston, Somersetshire, one may be satisfied by applying to

silk-manufacturer, Mr. SAPSFORD at his shop, us above, BRIGHT, T. R., Devonport, ironmonger. where the four is, for the present, to be BURN, J., Newport-market, St. Ann's, Soho, seen aod bought. The miller is Mr.

china-dealer. Desta, who lives in the east of Hert- HOWELL, B. and W. Bennett, baker,

GRAHAM, J., Liverpool, liven-draper. fordshire; for Mr. SAPSFORD has found

Charles-st., Cavendish-square, and Judd. that the town mills do not grind so well. street, Brunswick-square, ironmongers. Mr. Death, who is also a farmer, buys LAMB, J. A., Battersea, victualler. the offal of the corn at 3s. 6d. the MADDOCK, W., Portsea, coal-merchant.

MOSES, M., Newport, Moumouthshire, bushel; and even that offal of my corn coal-merchaut. is better than prime barley-ment, and PROVO, L. Y., Newton Abbott, Devonshire, this every farmer will know, when he jronmonger. looks at the price of it. Mr. Death SHEPARD, T., Upper Marybonne-street, came to see me, at Bolt-court, last Fri- VICKERY, W., Brereton, Cheshire, ineday, and bespoke seed corn to plant keeper. three acres. Many persons intend to

SCOTCH

SEQUESTRATIONS. plant considerable quantities; but I must advise po man to do this till a new

ALLAN, H. and J. Sherwood, Ediuburgh,

coach-builders. edition of my Curn-Book is out ; for POLLOCK, G., Chapelhall, near Airdrie, subsequent experience has taught me inn-keeper. many things which I did not know when that book was written, and which it is absolutely necessary that

Tuesday, NOVEMBER 1, 1631. every one, who plants to any extent,

BANKRUPTCY ENLARGED. should know. Without this addi- CROFTS, G., Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, tional knowledge, the thing cannot suc

merchaut. ceed well with any one. I will have PLOWRIGHT, E. G. and W. Plowright,

Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk, wine-merchts. the book really by the l'st of December ; WARD, J., Upper Ground-street, Christand, with that book, no man can fail. church, Surrey, iron-founder.

I shall want so large a part of my BANKRUPTCY SUPERSEDED. erop to sell for seed, that, out of my SYMONS, A., Falmouth, wine-merchant. aere, I shall not be able to let Mr.

BANKRUPTS. Sapsford have more than five or six BRETTELL, J., Bristol, cheese-factor, saeks, of which he has already had CAPPER, T. and B., Beaufort-buildings, three; but, next year, I will, if alive Strand, cual-merchants. and well, and if the country be in any

FOARD, E., Brighton, wine-mercbant. thing like a state of peace, grow, some-GAPP, J., Seymour-mews and Hinde-mews, where or other, a hundred quarters of HODKINSON, J., and R. Dyson, George

Mary boone, job-master, this corn for grinding. But what I street, Hanover-square, tailors. have further to say upon this interesting KEMISTER, W.H., Kingston-on-Thames, subject must be reserved for another, LAZARUS, S. M., Bath, soap-maker. and, I hope, less anxious and affecting LEES, E., Manchester, bread-maker, time.

MORSE, W., Farringdon-street, and Swan

yard, Holborn-bridge, dealer in glass.

OLDLAND, J., Wotton-under-edge, GlouFrom the LONDON GAZETTE,

cestershire, clotbier.

PRATT, T., Exeter, druggist.
FRUDAY, OCTOBER 28, 1831. QUINTON, W., Walsall, Staffords., victualler.

SCOTT, W., Newbottle, Durham, miller.
INSOLVENTS.

SMITH, J., George-place, Camdev-town, HEMMING, W., Claipes, Worcesters., draper. Bazaar, Baker-street, Portman-square, & JOSEPH, S, Great George-street, Westmin Margate, silversmith, ster, sculptor.

TURNER, A., Halifax, Yorkshire, carpetWOODRUFFE, T., Ramsey, Essex, cattle-dr, manufacturer.

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LONDON MARKETS.

MARK-LANE.-Friday, Nov. 4. MARK-LANE, CORN-EXCHANGE, OCTOBER

The arrivals this week are moderate. The 31.--Supplies, since this day, se'unight, of

English wheat, English, Irish, Scotch and prices remaiu the same as un Monday.
foreign barley; Scotch Mour, Euglish and
Scotch oats, English and foreign beaus and

THE FUNDS.
peas, with malt and most kinds of seeds, from
all quarters, very limited: of Irish wheat aud
oats great; of foreign wheat, and English, Cons. Aun.

Fri. Sat. Mon. Tues. Wed Thur.

3 per Cent, Irish, and foreigu flour. good. There were

824 83 824 624 8211 E3 no foreigu oats vor rye from any quarter.

There was to-day a numerous assemblage of buyers; and, owing to the supply being

CHEAP CLOTHING!! limited, a bustle among the samples, that seemed to indicate a brisk trade, in most

SWAIN AND CO., Tailors, &c., kinds of grain, a few sinall parcels of very

93, FLEET-STREET, superior wheat, and a cousiderable quantity (Near the new opening to St. Bride's Church,) of good barley, with some beans and peas, sold at an advance of from Is. to 38.; malt 2s.

the following list of prices for cash per quarter, 9,294 quarters having arrived last week from Ireland, the trade became dull Gentlemeu's Dress Coats of Medley I. s. d.

only) which they charge for :at nothing beyond last week's prices, with the

Colours.

2 12 0 exception of fine wheat and barley.-Our Ditto, ditto, Best Saxouy Cloth.... 300 lower barley quotatious are advanced, on ac.

180 count of improvement in quality. ---Linseed Saxony Kerseymere Trousers...

Dittu ditto Waistcoats..

12 0 and hempseed fivd purchasers, but most other

Silk
Figured

dicto... seeds are next; tu nominal, at last week's Venetian Leather Shooting Jackets.. ! 100

18 0 · carrency.

Barogau

ditto....

180 Wheat 53s. to 65s. A Plain Suit of Livery...

4 40 Rye .....

34s. to 38s. Ladies' Habits and Pelisses, and every de-. Barley

30s. to 35s.

scription of Clotbing for young gentlemen, fine..

35s. to 45s.

equally cheap. The whole made from goods Peas, White

35s. to 40s. of the finest quality, and the cut and WORKBoilers

36s, to 46s.

MANSHIP not to be surpassed.
Grey
.............. 36s. to 41s.

I recommend Messrs. Swain and Co. Beans, Old........

37s. to 40s. Tick

38s. to 428.

as very good and punctual tradespien, Oats, Potatoe

25s. to 30s. whom I have long employed with great Poland 24s. to 27s. satisfaction.

WA. COBBETT. Feed

19s. to 24s.
Flour, per sack ....
60s. to 65s.

Price Sixpence.
PROVISIONS.
Bacon, Middles, new, --s. to s. per cwt.

ject of the ADJUSTMENT of the Sides, new...50s, to 54s.

HOUSE OF PEERS. Pork, India, new ..126s. Ud. to -S. Od.

“ It is a kind of Analysis of the Division on Pork, Mess, new ...

.60s. Od. to 65s. per barl. the Second Reading of ihe Reform Bill in the Butter, Belfast ....100s. to -s. per cwt.

Lords **. The public will, we are sure, be . 100s, to 102s.

much struck with the fact which the Author Cork ......97s. to 98s. Ligierick 973. to -s.

communicates; but at present we do not think Waterford..94s. to 98s.

it would be wise to make any new creations Dublin

for the purpose merely of neutralizing the ...,95s. to -S.

Irish and Scotcb Peers." **_Courier, Oct. 20. Cheese, Cheshire....60s. to 60s.

James Ridgway, 169, Piccadilly, aud through
Gloucester, Double, .56s. to G3s.
Gloucester, Single. ..485. to 34s.

every Bookseller. Or whom may also be had

THE PEOPLE'S MANUAL; or notices reEdam 46s. to 50s.

specting the MAJORITY OF 199 Peeks advocate Gouda 44s. to 48s. Hams, Irish........

of existing corruption, who REJECTED TIJE 42s. to 54s.

REFORM BILL. Is. ; or, on common paper SMITHFIELD-October 31.

for distribution 3s. per dozen. In this day's market, which was for the

" This Tract is admirable! it is well cal. time of year well supplied, each kind of meat culated to effect the objects of its production; met with rather a sluggish trade. Beef, its contents should be widely and unreservedly · multon, and pork, at Friday's quotations; veal disseminated.” * at a depression of fall 2d. per stoue. Beasts,

3,245 ; sheep and lambs, 20,530; calves, 145; Printed by William Cobbet!, Johnson's-courts and pigs, 210,

published by him, at ll, Bolt-court, Fleet-street.

A LETTER the EABLUSRAENT the State

Carlow .....

Vol. 74.–No. 7.]

LONDON, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12CA, 1831.

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which may be added, bishops burnt in effigy, and that, too, by the, very same people who, thirty-eight years ago, were urged by the loyal, and by the clergy in particular, to burn in effigy that “ Tom PAINE", who foretold these very things, and which things would have been prevented, if his advice had been followed.

of the cause I shall presently speak; "In all human probability, then, the whole is the rocks” are at hand, I do not know

but if these things do not indicate that of the interest of the debt, and all the sine. cures, and pensions, and salaries, and also what can. " the expenses of a thundering standing army, " will continue to be made up by taxes, by on taxes and tithes will, while they

I am well aware that those who live "loans from the Bank, by exchequer bills, by every species of contrivance, to the latest grind their teeth and grin horribly, expossible moment, and until the whole of the claim, “ Punishment will fall on the paper-system, amidst the war of opinions, rioters ! Ay; but what then? It

of projects, of interests, and of passions, has fallen on ihem : many of them are shall go to pieces like a ship upou the "-Register, 28th March, 1817.

dead; hundreds are sent into slavery for life; and some of these for "high

way robbery," committed by a crowd of TO LORD GREY,

men and boys making a farmer or a On the Ten-Pound Suffraye in Large few pence. Punishmenthas fallen

parson give them a few shillings or a Towns.

upon them; punishment did fall on Kensington, 7th November, 1831.

WILLIAM Sutton, a Hampshire lad of

eighteen,, who, with a dozen others, PLEASE to look at the motto! She made a farmer give them four copper seally seems now to be getting amongst pennies, for which " highway robbery the breakers! The wind howls in the Sutton was condemned to death, and akrouds; the masts creak; the curling transported for life. Punishment fare of the waves gleams through the did fall upon Henry Cook, of Micheldarkness ; thump after thump sends her dever, who was hanged for striking to and fro , and the next moment may BANGHAM Baring, without doing

him tive ber in pieces. The standing army any bodily harm. “Punishment has all in motion; cannons travelling post; fallen on them, and is falling on them guards stationed to defend the tread- every day; but that brings no diminumills ; post-chaises filled with common tion of the danger or of the alarm. soldiers ; fires blazing in every direc- Many fall; many indeed! But milfoa; the rich, in towns, arming for lions remain ; and millions can neither their defence against the “mol," as the be put to death, nor held in chains; working people are called; yeomanry- and as to making them

contented by cavalry, in the country, arming for a calling them mob, rabble, wretches, similar purpose ; a bill brought in by miscreants, monsters, and the like, none de Government for issuing licenses to but the insolent villains who plunder farmers to plant man-traps and spring-them will ever think of that; and suas in their homesteads ; a judge amongst these villains are a great part treaping from the bench, over the roofs of those who conduct the London daily of bruses, in disguise ! I shall pre-press. In such a state of things, the seatly speak of the causes ; but, at any inflicting of punishment does no good, rate, such is the state of things; to Even the dreadful slaughter at Bristol,

H

M1 LORD,

will not frighten nor damp one single of Bristol at the time when this contuworking man; but it will fill the breasts melious lawyer was about to enter it for of the whole of them, even in the most the purpose of administering justice. obscure hamlets, with feelings that it The London daily papers, which have would be unnecessary for me to de- taken notice of this matter, choose to scribe.

consider the working people almost as As to the immediate cause of the brutes in point of mind; they choose, present violent state of things, it is particularly the Morning Chronicle, to clear that Wernerell was not that ascribe all the violences at Bristol to the cause, except upon one spot, and even ignorance of the working people. Never there there were predisposing causes, was there ignorance or impudence surwithout which the dreadful effect would passing that of these writers. The not have been produced. To be sure, working people, in country as well as his conduct had been particularly offen- town, know their interests a great deal sive; he had called the working people better than these writers seem to know by all manner of vile names; he had them. Of their quick-sightedness I will called the 10l. voters a pauper consti- give the editor of the Morning Chronituency;" he had called the working cle the following instance. When I was people of London “ the turbid, base in Hampshire, the other day, a choppopulace; he had been constantly stick, who came to my place of lodging insisting that the people were become cool to talk to me about the mode of harvestin the cause of reform; he had called ing and preserving his corn, and who for special commissions to go forth soon diverged into a talk about the Reagain ; he had, in short, been a co form Bill, said: “And this cholera operator with THE LIAR in calumni- | morbus, Sir, don't you think it's a sort ating the people on the subject of the “ of a shoy hoy to frighten us out of the bill; he had done every-thing to irritate“ reform" “ Not exactly that,” said and provoke the people. But still, if I, “ but when one of your children has the people had felt confident that the got the hickups :" " Ay,” said he, BILL would finally be carried, they interrupting me, then my dame tells would, indeed, have hissed and groaned " it some frightful lie, and away goes him niost gloriously in a noble-spirited" the hickups." “ Just so," said I: place like Bristol, and they might have " Ay," said he, but they won't smashed his carriage ; but there their “ frighten us by their cholera morbus, anger would have ended. He would " and make us contented with potatoes have been a subject of laughter and of " and water."

My friend, Doctor mockery, instead of serious assault, if Black, who owes his diploma entirely they could have been confident that all to me, understands a great many things; his efforts against them would finally be he knows a great deal; but he does not defeated. Far, however, was that from know the state of the minds of the being the case. They had seen the working people of England, who unBILL rejected ; and, which was a great derstand, quite as well as he does, the deal worse, they had reason to appre- nature and the tendency and the object hend another bill, by which the work- also of all the laws affecting them, ing people would be for ever cut off from which have been passed since the oldest the right of voting. Their minds were of them came into the world. They soured by this prospect : they had no know all about STURGES BOURNE's promise that this should not be done ; bills; all about Peel's new felony and they looked upon themselves as betray- new trespass laws ; all about the pued; the inflammable matter was already nishment of them without trial by jury; in their breasts, and the offensive, the all about the parson-justices ; and the contemptuous, the insolent WETKERELL pensioner and placeman, and military was the match.

and naval officer-justices; they know I beg your Lordship to consider a all about the origin and ancient distri. little the state of the mind of the people bution of tithes. They understand well

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