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spotic authority. It has been often and They will wear scarfs of orange and most truly said of the Whigs, that when green. They will go round the statue in office they always disappoint their of King William, and, in token of amity friends, delight their enemies, and dis-and kindness, they will all, Catholics as grace themselves. Mark the career of well as Protestants, give three cheers the present Whig Administration. there, After the address is presented, and my answer read, they will take off their scarfs and separate.

"They were scarcely an hour in office when they filled the minds of men of all parties in Ireland with ineffable disgust by their fatuitous appointments in the law department. That is their fisrt step. What is their second? Why, this despotic Proclamation.

"The rest of the tradesmen are to remain at their usual work, or at home, on Tuesday. It is my earnest advice to them to do so, and I am proud to say that my countrymen have the condescen"What will be their third? I will sion often to obey my advice as if it were not venture to conjecture; but should a command. Let, therefore, all the it be any attempt to control public other tradesmen stay at their work on discussion, or to crush the public press Tuesday, or remain at home. If more -should any such step be in contem- than the stipulated number attend, or plation, and one phrase in the silly Pro- if any unusual crowd takes place, the clamation makes me fear that it may-deputies will take off their scarfs and why, then, the Whigs will have fulfilled their old character; they will once again, and I trust for the last time, disappoint their friends, delight their enemies, and disgrace themselves.

"There is. however, one consolation. They cannot take such steps as these without sending over another LordLieutenant. After the letter of Lord Anglesea to Mr. Kertland, he cannot be a party to any measure which would stain his fair fame with the taint of falsehood. Oh! that at least is utterly impossible; and serving under a Whig Administration (for Lord Anglesea is not himself a Whig) can never so blight the high honour of Lord Anglesea as to expose him to the reproach of saying one thing when out of office, and directly the reverse when in power. That is, of all impossible things, the most impossible.

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instantly disperse. I do earnestly entreat all the tradesmen of the city to allow the address to be presented in the manner thus specified. Any person refusing to comply with this entreaty would probably be an enemy in disguise.

"Let us be in no hurry. Events in England and on the Continent of Europe are working for us. Every succeeding day weakens the supporters of despotism in every elime and country. Every succeeding day strengthens the friends of cheap governments and of free institutions. Patience, my dear fellowcitizens, a little more of patience, and Ireland will achieve one more bloodless and stainless change. Since I was born she has achieved two such glorious political Revolutions. The first was in 1782, when she conquered legislative independence; the second was in 1829, when she won for her victory freedom of conscience; the third and best remains behind-the restoration of a domestic and reformed legislature, by the Repeal of the Union,

To return to the address. The plan for its presentation, suggested by many of the operatives, and finally adopted, and not to be varied from, is this:The trades have already chosen three persons as leading persons, who, with This we will also achieve, if we the mover and seconder of the ad-persevere in a legal, constitutional, and dress, will assemble at Swan's rooms, peaceable course. The only thing that Bachelor's-walk, on Tuesday, at one can preserve the connexion between o'clock, to proceed from thence to Merrion-square, to my residence.

The entire party will consist of less than one thousand and sixty persons.

both countries-a connexion essentially necessary for both-is the Repeal of the Union. Let my advice but be followed, and I will venture to assert that the

Union cannot last two years longer; but, remember, it can be repealed only by the ways of peaceful, legal, and con

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in France. A cheap government; that is to say, little taxes. And that is precisely what we want. The form, or the name, of the government signifies not a "I have the 'honour to be, fellow-straw: it is a cheap government that citizens and dear friends, your ever is wanted; and the French 'seem refaithful servant,“ solved to have this in some way or other. Curious it is with 'what anxiety we look at the people of France, and they at us. The two peoples are wishing success to each other; and the two governments are doing the same, each wishing to give way to the people as little as posI HAVE no room for the insertion of sible! Very foolish! Very weak'!' The my son's letters, or for the stating of wise course for each is to give way at the particulars; and must, therefore, once, and to the full extent, and thereby content myself with stating the sub-leave nothing to be taken from them by stance of the most important parts of force, and no ground for ill-blood and the recent information, which is as fol- for future jealousies. The progress of lows:-1. That the murdering minis-affairs in France is a matter of deep inters of Charles X. have been sentenced terest to us. The French have got rid to perpetual imprisonment, instead of of the tithes completely; and they will being put to death, as they out to have now, I dare say, establish a really cheap been. 2. That this caused great public government, under some name or other. discontent. 3. That, however, by great exertions, the town was kept quiet for the time, but that the transaction TITHES AND OTHER CHURCH excited great suspicions of the good PROPERTY. intentions of the government. 4. That, after this matter was over, the Chamber of Deputies voted their thanks to the students at Paris; but that those brave and sensible young men refused to accept of the thanks, BECAUSE THE CHAMBER DID NOT REPRESENT THE PEOPLE OF FRANCE. 5. That the Chamber, which is, in fact, like another body that I could name, the representative of none but the rich, have so acted as to induce LAFAYETTE to give up the command of the National Guard. 6. That the National Guard demand a new law of election, to enable the poor man to vote as well as the rich man. 7. That they, and, indeed, the people in general, demand THE ABO LITION OF ALL HEREDITARY TITLES AND PRIVILEGES. 8. The forming of a real Republican government, with a CONGRESS, like that of America, is 'now' talked of, and in all probability will soon be demanded by No. 4. HISTORY OF GEO. IV. the people, who say that they want, and This Number ought to have been that they are resolved to have a cheap published to-day; but I have detergovernment. This is the state of things mined upon an arrangement that will

THE Letter to the LABOURERS OF ENGLAND, which is in another part of this Register, will form the matter for the 7th NUMBER of the Two-PENNY TRASH, which Number is published this day (1st January, 1831), price 2d, with the usual allowance to booksellers, and sold at my shop for ready money, at IIs. a hundred to those who take three hundred or more at once. This is hardly paying for the paper and print; but, as they are intended for the working people, and as the parsons want to enlighten the people, here is the light for them. Every landlord, farmer, and shopkeeper, must see how useful this little publication must be, how directly it tends to make the people abstain from all violence, by pointing out to them a legal and just means of relief; every man of sense must see this; and here he sees that 11s. will enable him to quiet and enlighten a whole district.


bring this work into the Register, as it goes on, as well as the TRASH. These monthly numbers cannot go through the post-office for want of the stump. They, therefore, more slowly; and I want them to go over the country as fast as horses' legs can carry them. I want them to fly to Paris and to New York, as well as to Edinburgh and Dublin; and I cannot make them do this, unless I put them into the Register. I shall, therefore, still publish them in Numbers, to go into a book; but I shall publish them in the Register at the same time; so that the readers of the Register will have them, as well as the matter of the Register, which, for that purpose, must raise to 1s. 2d., making the price and the deduction to newsmen twice as much as to a rascally and stupid broad sheet. The Trash will be published in the Register on the FIRST of every month, and a Number of the History on the FIFTEENTH of every month; and thus they will all three fly on the wings of the post-office, and produce, at once, their intended, or, at least, their natural impression. I shall be told, that this is putting the Register still further out of the reach of the poor. It has been out of their reach ever since 1817; and what beasts must those be, who ascribe the discontents of the Labourers, to whom Benett and his comrades allowed a gallon loaf a week and less than a halfpenny a day for all their pay, to this publication! The readers of the Register will now have to pay the newsmen Ss. 4d. a year in addition, but, for this they will have (and postage free too) 12 numbers of the History of George IV., and 12 gumbers of the Trash. This is my arrangement, and according to this arrangement I shall publish next week. The number 4 of the History will appear in the Register of the 15th instant, and it will relate to the trick by which PERCEVAL kept out the WHIGS in 1811. It is at this very moment that the transactions of the Regency and reign of George IV., ought to be brought under the eye of the public.

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STEPHENSON, D., jun., Mitchell-Laiths, Yorkshire, dealer.

WHITFIELD, R., Acre-lane, Brixton, American merchant. WILMSHURST, T., Oxford-street, artist.

WRIGHT, W., Great Suffolk-street, Blackman-street, Southwark, bookseller.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1830. BALDWIN, E., Manningham, Yorkshire, worsted-spinner.

CUMING, G., Bedford-place, Commercial-
road, timber-merchant.
GEAR, S., Nottingham, fishmonger.
GRANT, E., jun., Oxford, corn-factor.
HALES, W., Wem, Shropshire, cabinet-



HARDWICK, J., Cheltenham, carpenter. IRONSIDE, A., Louth, Lincolnshire, nurseryISAAC, Francis, and George Patrick, Brampton-en-le-Morthem, Yorkshire, maltsters. OAKDEN, J., Rodsley, Derbyshire, flaxmanufacturer.

RICHARDSON, H., Taunton, Somersetshire, haberdasher.

ROBERTS, M., Little East-cheap, grocer.
ROYSTON, J., Manchester, innkeeper.


MARK-LANE, CORN EXCHANGE, Dec. 27.— The price of Wheat is fully as dear as on Monday last, and in some instances ready purchasers have given higher prices, but in consequence of the navigation having been stopped, the business doing is of very little from the prices of this day week, and the moment. In Barley there is no alteration Oat trade is also as on that day. Beans, Peas, and other articles of Grain, are also as before. Wheat 64s. to 74s. Rye 30s. to 34s. Barley

33s. to 38s.

fine.. Peas, White

40s. to 41s.

40s. to 42s.

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The best Scots fetch 4s. to 4s. 2d. per stone, and good other qualities are 3s. 6d. to 4s. Mutton, for the finest Downs, sells at 4r. 27. to to 4s. 6d. per stone; Veal, for prime young Calves is 5s. to 5s. 4d. per stone; and Dairy-complete; with highly-finished Likenesses of fed Porkers are 4s. 8d. to 4s. 10d. per stone. Paine and Layayette. It is got up to correBeasts, 1,790; Calves, 170; Sheep, 15,220; spond, in every respect, with the Family Pigs, 120. Library. Small 8vo. price 5s.

THURSDAY, DEC. 30.-In this day's market, which exhibited but a moderate supply, the trade was throughout very dull. With Beef in most instances; Veal generally, at a depression of from 2d. to 4d. per stone; with Mutton and Pork at barely Monday's quotations.-Milch Cows, though not very numerous, were dull of sale at declining prices. A

"The present crisis requires every one to read so valuable a work as The Rights of Man."-Times.

John Brooks, 421, Oxford-street.


T Number of this Work, published this day (price 2d.), contains the commencement of "An Analysis of the present House of Commons," exhibiting the names, residences, public characters, official emoluments, pensions, sinecures, &c. of the sitting Members; and an historical account of the places for which they sit, the nominal and actual number of voters, the direct and indirect influence of the aristocracy exercised in the returns, &c., &c., &c. The whole forming a complete development of the actual and flagrantly corrupt state of the representation in that which should ex-be the People's House of Parliament. By WILLIAM CARPENTER.

useful short-horns, with her small calf, being
worth nothing beyond 181.-Prime Beef, from
3. to 3s. 10d; middling Beef, 2s. 6d. to 2s. 10d;
inferior Beef, 25. 2d. to 2s. 4d.; prime Mut-
ton, Ss. Ed. to 4s. 6d.; middling Mutton,
2s. 8d. to 3s. 2d.; inferior Mutton, 2s. 2d.
to 2s. 4d; Veal, 3s. to 4s. 10d.; Pork, 3s. 2d.
to 4s. Ed.-per stone of 8lbs., to sink the offal.
-Sucking Calves, from 12s. to 36s,; and
quarter-old store Pigs, 12s. to 18s. each. Sup-
ply, as per Clerk's statement: Beasts, 432;
Sheep, 3,430; Calves, 190; Pigs, 110.
In every article the trade continues
tremely dull.
Bacon, Middles, old..34s. to 36s. per cwt.
new, 45s. to -s.
old..35s. to 38s.
new. 45s. to-s.


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Beef, India, new... 115s. to-s.-d. per tr.
Mess, new 60s. tos. per barrel.
Pork, India, new.. 117s. 6d.
Mess, new... 58s. to 60s. per barrel.

old.... 55s. to 57s. 6d.

India, old.... 110s.
Butter, Belfast.... 100s. to -s.

Carlow.....98s. to 102s.
Cork......100s. to -s.
Limerick.. 100s, tos.
Waterford..98s. to →→s.

Dutch.... 106s. to 102s.

Cheese, Cheshire, new 48s. to 74s. — old 56s. to 84s.

per tierce.
per cwt.

Gloucester, Double.. 48s. to 56s.

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