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HIS MAJESTY'S MINISTERS,

1815.

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Lord President of the Council.
Lord High Chancellor.
Lord Privy Seal.
President of the Board of Trade.

First Lord of the Treasury (Prime Minister).
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s Chancellor and Under-Treasurer of the Ex-

chequer.
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster.
First Lord of the Admiralty.
Master General of the Ordnance.
Secretary of State for the Home Department.
Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs.
Secretary of Siate for the Department of War

and Colonies.
s President of the Board of Control for the

Affairs in India,

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Treasurer of the Navy.

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Joint Postmasters-General. Laria altarty.

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Master of the Rolls. Wm. Garrow

Attorney-General. Sir Shepher?

Solicitor-General.

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417.

SUMALARIES OF POLITICS.

Literary Fund and Washington Benevolent Socia

To John Cartwright, Esq. on the Peace between

England and America, 1, 33,

Intéresung Documents, 599.

Mrs. Spencer Perceval, 15,

The Endyinion and President Frigates, 605,

America, 65, 165.

Nottingham Petition against the War, 621.

Murder! Murder! 79.

Petitions against the War, 639,

Lord Cochrane, and the Legion of Honour, 80.

America and Algiers, 663.

Property Tax, 97.

Notes on Jonathan's Letters from Boston, 678.31,

Corn Bill, 100, 161, 201, 353.

3-4-7.

• Continental Affairs, 109.

The Champ De Mai, 726.

Hampshire Meeting-Property Tax-Trick of the Abdication of Napoleon in favour of his son,

Historical Notices of the War, 783, 821.

London Press, 129,

To the Knights Grand Crosses, &c. of Hertford,

Appointment of a Provisional Government,

New England, 225.

&c, 805,

The Budger, 228.

COMMUNICATIONS.

Deliverance of Spain, 257.

Wiltshire County Meeting, on the Corn Bill, 289.

A By Stander, on German Troops, 16.

Napoleon's Return, 322, 358,

No German, on Riot at Lynn, 17.

Treaty with Napoleon, 326.

Erasmus Parkins, on Religious Persecution, 19,

Letter I. to Lord Castlereagh, on Peace, 385.

92, 152, 214, 250, 433.

Letter II.

, on the Message to

Justus, on the Cdipus Judaicus, 24.

the Prince Regent, 449.

Justitia, on Lettres de Cachet, 27.

Letter Ill.

-, on the Hope of Suc-

on Legitimate Sovereignty, 538.

cess in a War against France, 644.

Benevolus, on the Pillory, 69,

Letter IV.

on the Dębates rela- University of Oxford, 32, 186, 231, 310.

tive to the commencement of the War, 639, 705.

An Admirer of American Republicanism, 51.

Letter V.

-, on the Westminster Juvenis, on the Congress, 82, 120, 437.

Meeting, the Emperor Napoleon, the Duke of A. B. on the Pillory, 85.

Enghien, and Captain Wright, 769.

Varro, on the Edipus Judaicus, 88.

Letter VI.

on the overthrow of Civis, on Finance, 114.

the Emperor Napoleon, 801.

Public Rejoicing by W. w. 120.
To Louis, on the Causes of his late Expulsion, &c.

A Thinking Briton, on the State of the Nation,

148.

The Regent's Message, 429.

Civis, on the Inquisition, 173, 277.

To the People of England on the War against

-, on the beloved Ferdinand, 208.

France, 481.

to the Thinking People of England, 724.

The Emperor Napoleon, 504.

Look at Home, by Tertio, 179.

To the Merchants of England on the War against. Philo-Civis, on"" Horrid Blasphemous Impos,
France, and Parliamentary Reform, 512,

182.
To the People of Nottingham, on the motives and

-, on the Legion of Honour, 248.

on the New Post Office, 267.

prospects of the War, 545,

Letter Vil. to the Earl of Liverpool, -577.

Julian, on the late King of Sweden, 183.
Leiter y111.

615.

P. c. on the legion of Honour, 184, 268.
Letter IX.

Inspired Writings, 211.
To the Fundholders, on the War against France, Aristides, on Cheap Corni, 246.

by Veritas, 275.
609.
To Correspondents in the United States of Ame-

on the Farmers, 415.

rica, 641, 687, 722.

on the War against France, 555.

To Sir Francis Burdett, Bart, on the Pitt System

on Traits of Courage in Frenchmen, 759.
of War against France, 650.

on the Invasion of France, 813.

To Lord Grenville, on the Constitutions of Eng. G. G. Fordham, on the Curn Bill, 248.

land, America, and France, 737,

y on Reform, War, and Taxes, 380.

on the

The New Era, 755.

consequences of a War with

France, 521.

REMARKS.

A Constant Reader, on Commerce and No Corą.

Partial and Mean Perry, Proprietor of the Morn. G.M: Plain Picture of the Corn Laws, 271.
ing Chronicle, 97.

W.P. R. on Freedom of speech, 284.
Sir John Cox Hippesly, 148.
Murat, King of Naples, 171.

on the Corn Laws, 336.
Sierra Leone, 193.

A Friend to Sincerity, on Cheap Corn, 293.
Property Tax and Finance, 203.

T, H, I. on the Corn Laws, 297.
The Inquisition, 508.

Amicus Britanniæ, on Popular Opinions, 313.
Occupations and Miracles of King Ferdinand VII. An Old Bachelor, on the Bachelor's Tax, 333.
309,

R. Fi's Defence of the Farmers, 337.

Bonaparte in France, 315.

Verax on Religious Persecution, 378.

To the People of Hampshire, on the Corn Bill, 321. The Fair Sex, 379.
On Birkbeck's Journey in France, 466, 528,

H. on the War with France, 411.
Lord Cochrane, 478.

A True Briton, on Retrenchment and Reform, 439,

Petition of the Livery of London against the War, Hampden, on No War with France, 443.

-, on British Political Objects, 816.

-, 673.

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Hortitar, on Hopes of Pl",

Official Account of the engagement between the
Mirator, on Marshal M

Wasp and the Avon, 127.
Mercator, on Peace or W

General Jackson's Account of the Operations at
-0. War again

New Orleans, 343.
* A Friend to Peace, Ju...

on | Treaty of Peace with Great Britain, 317, 381.
with Francé, 52).

Report on the Retaliating System, 633.
W.R. H. an ile Empoli ir

Report respecting the War with Algiers, 665.
The Cats ni Council,

France.- Ordinance of the King against Napo-
Philo, on Cars, Rats, a.u .!p Ver.,

leon, 315.
Veritas, on the Abdica:...

Declarations of the Emperor Napoleon to the
Morris Birkbeck, resp *

French people and the Ariny, 372.
A Friend to Social Oruur, till

Answer of the French Government to the Decla.
630.

ration of the Alies, 483.
Capel Loft, on War with France, 632.

Act Additional to the French Constitution, 537.
Janathan's Letters from Boston, in the United Dispatch, the Duke of Otranto to Prince Met,
States, 677.

ternich, 600.
M. Birkbeck to the Right Hon. H. Grattan, 698. Correspondence respecting Overtures of Peace, 660,
Wm. Mayland, on Modera Forgeries, 722.

Speeches of the Emperor, &c. at the Champ De
Censor, on the Term Petition, 819.

Mai, 728,

Speeches at the opening of the Legislative Sesa
SELECTIONS FROM OTAER PUBLICATIONS.

sion, 762,

Accounts of the battles of the 15th and 16th of
From Chief Justice Thorpe's pamphlet respecting June, 789
Sierra Leonie, 193.

Exposition ofthe Minister of the Interior, 793.
- Birkbeck's Journey through France in July, Address of the Arch Chancellor to the Emperor,
August, ani September, 1814, 476, 528.

798.

Answer of the Emperor, ib.
POETRY

Address of President Lanjuinais to the Empea
On America, 118.

Answer of the Emperor, ib.
America 'Triumphant, 342.

Napoleon's Declaration to the French People, 805,
Peace or War, 4:38.

Address of the Parisian Federation, 809.
Ode to Louis, 566.

Proclamation by the Government Commission, 810.
The Champ de Mai, 786.

Account of the battle of Waterloo.
On the Threatened Invasion of France, 708.

CONGRESS AT VIENNA.-Declaration of the Al-
Bella Horrida Bella | 631.

lies against Napoleon, 483.

Minutes of Conference respecting the Answer of
OFFICIAL PAPERS.

Napoleon to the Declaration of the Allies, 698.

GREAT BRITAIN.--Bulletin of the defeat of the Bri.
ST. DOMINGO.-Minutes of the Sittings of the
Council General of the Nation, 55.

tish Army at New Orleans, 8th Jan, 1815, 318,

Gazette Account of the battle of Waterloo, 784.
AMERICA. - Message to the Senate and House of Gazette Account of the Advance of the Allied
Representatives, 121.

Armies towards Paris, 830.
Documents respecting the Negociations at Ghent, ' PRUSSIA. -Accaunt of the battle of Waterloo, 82.

122. 159, 188, 218, 285.

ror, 799.

PRICES AND BANKRUPTS.
Record of the Prices of Bread, Wheat, Meat, Labour, Bullion and Funds, in
England, during the time that this Volume was publishing; and also of the number
of Bankrupts, during the same period; that is, from January to June, 1815, both months
inclusive.

BREAD, -The average price of the Quartern Loaf, weighing 41b. 5oz. Bdrms, in London, which &
Dearly the same as in other parts of the country, 11 d.

WheaT.--The average price for the above period, through all Englaud, per Wiuchester Bushel of
& gallons, 8s. Sd.

MeaT.--Per poundo on an average for the time above stated, as sold wholesale at Smithfield Mar-
ket, not including the value of skin or offal. "Beef, 74d.; Matton, 8d.; Veal, 9 d. ; Pork, 91d.
N.B. This is nearly tlie retail price all over the country, the Butcher's profit consisting of the skin

LABOUR.-+The

average pay per day of a labouring man employed in farming work, at Botley, in
Hampshire, being abont a fifth higher than the wages throughout the whole country, 18. 11d.

BULLION.--Standard Gald in Bars, per Öz. £5. 25.–Standard Silver do. 6s. ld. N.B. These
are the average prices, during the above period, in Bank of England Notes. The prices in Gold and
Silver Coin are, for an ounce of Gold £3. 173. 10fd.; for an ounce of Silver, 5s. 2d.

FUNDS.--Average price of the Three Per Cent. Consulidated Ampuities, during the above period,
601.

BANKRUPTS. --Number of Bankrupts, declared in the Loudou Gazette, during the above perioda
561.

ON TUE

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, and naval officers imCOBBETT'S WEEKLY POLITICAL REGISTER. Vol. XXVII, No. 1.] LONDON, SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 1815. [Price 18, 1]

[2 TO JOHN CARTWRIGHT, Esq. nuance until now; and, 3d, of the causes

which produced the THE INFLEXIBLE ENEMY OF TYRANNY.

peace.

When we have

done this, the consequences of such a termiPeace between England and America:

nation of the war will naturally develope

themselves to our view. Happily this war Botley, January 1, 1815. has closed before its causes and its objects DEAR SIR,– When you, a few utes have been forgotten. We are yet within after I was enclosed amongst felons in the recollection of every

circumstance;

and Newgate, for having written about the though I have, over and over again, stated flogging of English Local Militia-men in them all, it is now necessary to recapituthe presence of German Dragoons, at the late the material points, and to give them, town of Ely, came to take me by the hand, if possible, a form and situation that may and, looking round you, exclaimed, “Well! defy the power of time. All sorts of vile "I am seventy years old, but I shall yet means will be used by those who have the

.....;" when you controul of a corrupt press, to misrepresenty uttered that exclamation, little indeed 'did to disfigure, to disguise, to suppress, upou I hope that your prediction would so soon this important

occasion? Ta kirdings

are seem to be in a fair way of being fulfilled. raving with mortification at this strand The peace with America is certainly the event, the consequences of which they feel most auspicious event that I have ever had before hænd. It is, therefore, incumbent to record, or to notice, since the first day upon us to place the whole of the matter in that I ventured to put my thoughts upon a clear light, and thus to do' all that we are paper. It opens to mankind a prospect of able to counteract their efforts. happier days. It has, by a stroke of the FIRST, as to the cause of the war ; pen, blasted the malignant hopes of the though there had been several points in enemies of freedom, baffled all their specu- dispute, the war was produced by the imlations, flung them back beyond the point pressment, by our naval officers, of men out whence they started in their career of hos- of American ships on the high seas. The tility against the principles of political and Republic wished to take no part in the civil liberty ; burled them and their para- European war, especially after Napoleon graphs, and pamphlets and reviews, and all made himself a King, But she, at last, the rest of their bireling productions, down found, that, in order to avoid miseries equal into the dirt to be trampled under foot; to those of war, it was necessary for her to changed their exultation into -mourning, arm and to fight. We stopped her ships their audacity into fear. Let those to on the whom liberty and slavery are indifferent presed such men as they thought proper, talk about boundary lines, passages, fishing took them on board of our ships, compelled banks and commercial arrangements ; you them to submit to our discipline, and to will look at the peace with very different fight, in short, in our service. The ground eyes ; you will see in it the greatest stroke on which we proceeded to do this was, that that has ever yet been struck in favour of the persons impressed were British sub, that cause, to which you have devoted your jects; and that we had a right to impresa life; and struck, too, at a time, when almost British subjects, being seamen, find them every friend of freedom, except yourself, where we might. The Republic denied alstomed to have yielded to feelings of together our right to take persons of any despair.

description by force out of her neutral A But, in order to be able fully and justly ships, unless they were soldiers or seamen to estimate the consequences of this peace, actually in the service of our enemy. But, we must take a review, Ist, of the cause perhaps, if we had confined our impressof the war; 2d, of the causes of its conti- nents to our own people, she might not

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