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Alphabetical List of Bankruptcies and Dividends. [March 1, A late Petersburgh Gazetle contains females. There died between 100 and the numbers of marriages, births, and 105 years, 467; between 105 and 110 deaths in 1811, in the thirty-six dio years, 113; 3 of 140, and 1 of 150; ceses of the empire. There were born and they record, in the diocese of Ekare. 634,697 males, and 671,450 females ; rinoslaw, the phenomenon of one old and there died 503,999 inales, 432,309 mau between 200 and 205.

ALPHABETICAL List of BANKRUPTCIES and Dividends, announced between the

18th of January anıl the 15ti of February, eri rucied from the London Gazettes. N. B.--In Bunkrupicies in and near London, the Attorni's are to be understood to reside in

London, and in Country Bunkruptcies at the Residence of the Bankrupt, except othere wise expressed.

BANKRUPTCIES. [This Month 112.) (The Solicitors' Names are between Parentheses.] APPLETON C. Basing Lane, fiour faor. (Parother

. Ashton 3. Tower street, wine and brandy merchant,

Dann and co. Attridge S. Willing-Ale.noe, E sex, victualler. (Eyles,

London Barber w. Colchester, tallow chandler. (James, London Bell R, juo. Kingston upon Hull, merchant. (Holt and

Farren, Lothbury Blanchard T. Great St. Helen's, broker. (Lawless and

Croste Bates w. Burgh Mill, Dewsbury, miller. (Robinson,

Wakeficid Bartlett J. Dunford Mill, Surrey, corn dealer. (Taylor,

London Barnes G. Clayton-le-Woods, Lancaster, innkeeper. (Bleaf

dale and co. London Barnard A. King itreet, Deptford, nopseller. (Isaacsy

Loodon Brodie H. and T. Paterson, Liverpool, linen drapers.

(Griffiths and co. Brook J. Leeds, cabinet maker. (Totties, Richardson,

and Gaunt Bowen F. Great College ftreet, Westminster, plumber.

(Veal Brown

T. Bishopsgate Atreet Without, haberdasher. (Sweet and Stokes Benson J, Upper Thames ftreet, tea dealer. (Poole Bray W. T. Broad street, Carnaby Market, auctioneer.

(Melvin Cumming R Broad ftreet Buildings, coal merchant.

(Bryant Cobb G. Leeds, York, flax and tow spinner. (Lee and

Rayner, Leeds
Curtis' T. Biliopwearirouth, Durham, canvas

factor. (Longfaff, South Shields Chark B. Kihley, Yorkshire, nursery and feedsman.

(Metcalfe Carr c. v. Birmingham, haberdasher. (Bourdillon and

CO. London Corfield J. 5. Mill. Wall, Poplar, shipwright. (Sheppard, Southwaik

R. Braunton, Northampton, dealer. (Wardle, Daventry Denison W. Bullit rode ftreet, Mancheiter fquare, merchant.

(Dawes Draper C. Thavies Inn, forivener. (Platt Dean J. Clapton, Jinen draper. (Ellision and Co.

London Etherington J. K. ard J. Mickelfield, Dartford, innhold.

(Sauter, London Esberger T. E. Gainsburgh, Lincoln, linen draper.

(Horgh Edwards W. Sloane ftreet, haberdasher, (Stevens Edwards R. Great Surrey ítreet, lineu draper. (Gre. Evans L. Aldgate, linen draper. (Stevens Xayres J. Tooley ftreet, poulterer. (Field and co.

London Ferf E. jun. Great Wilnetham, Suffolk, miller. (Borton,

Buty St. Edmunds Figgins P. Portfea, wheelwright. (Poulden Farrow W. Mitchell Artet, St. Luke's, builder

(Palmer Fen J. Downham, Isle of Ely, farmer. (Caefar,

Cambridge Field J. Southampton Row, St. Mary le bone, chymit,

(Sheppard Goldson M. J. Great Prescott Areei, Goodman's Fields.

(Howard Owynne L. Borough High Atreet, reedfinan. (Swaine

and cu Harper J. T. Little Saffron Hill, victualler. (Lewis,

Canterbury Holdsworth T. Auction Mart Coffee-houfe, vidualler.

(Stevens Hannell J. F. H. Chapel ftreei, Paddington, grocer. ( Casa

lon, Miry-le-bone Hyman 3. Plymouth Dock, jeweller. (Bozon Hoit D. Lexuen, Lliga, millere (Poeoek 4d Forbes,

Lunden

Humpage E. Liverpool, liquor merchante (Pitt and co, Biarris w. Streatham, carpenter. (Turping, London Harris R. Maidenhead, Berks, brandy merchant

(Waru Haskell E. Liverpool, grocer. 1 Davis Hooper W. Baldwin s Court, factor. (Wegener Hallett W. and J. Hardy, Queen ftreet, Cheapfide, druga gifts.

(Hindman Hall J. Fenchurch ftreet, lace merchant. (Passmore Hodgson I. Workington, baiker. (Clennell Hodgson T. Workingtun, attorney. (Clennell Harrison R. fen, Maidenhead, brandy merchant. (Pear

ton and co. London Johnson J. King Atreet, Old Gravel Lane, blacksmith.

(Wert Jackson R.M. I iverpiol, merchant. (Leigh, London Jury w. Back Hill. bricklayer. (Flashman Jacklin W. Manpingtree, Escx. (Sparling, Colchester jenkins D. Swansea, grocer, (Bennet, London Kipling T. High street, southwark. (Syedell, London Keys

R. Trant, Sussex, nopkeeper. (Blandfordi London Key J. Workington, banker. (Clennell, Lordon Kinner W. Eurgfield, Beiks, paper maker. (Holme,

London Leonard J. Little Hampton, Worcesterfhire, feedsman,

(Austin and Wright, London Leyock I. sei). and 1. jun. Lowestoft, Suffolk, grocers.

Layers, Great Yarmouth Longfart C. Nottinghamn, merchant. (Holiway, Boston Mann E. Yeovil, Somerset, linen draper. (Sweet and

Stoke , London Matthew's J. Worcelter, ironmonger. (Price and Holds.

worth Martey M. Barbourne, Worcestershire, coal merchanda

(Bath. Leominster Masters G. Newport, Monmouthshire, brewer. (Frankisy

Britol Mafter w. J. M. Red Lion freet, Clerkenwell, watch ms.

nufacturer. (Mayhew and Price Mafon S. Haflebury, Worcestershire, corn factor. (Plate,

Lordon Milbourne R, New Makon, Yorksh. corn factor. (Sherwin

and co. London Nightingale J. Browri ftreet,' timber merchant. (Cup

ningham Pearson W. Long Sutton, Lincoln , victualler. (Rushworth,

Holbeach Peacock J. N. Lincoin, corn merchant. (Baldwin Peacock M, Norwich, innkeeper. (Bignold and Bicker.

freth Pilton J. Chelsea, iron manufacturer (Stevens,

Walbrook Fayre G. inter street, timber merchant. (Godmouth Puit J. and 5. R, Burch, Southwark, nop factors. (Les Palmer T. S. l.eamington Prors, grocer. (Shephard Parker w. Mour ftreet, Soho, baker. (Aubrey and

Curtis Phillips J. Tower street, cheeremonger. (Nay Pepie j. and J. Smallwood, Kendington Common, coach makers.

( Pike Robinson M. Tlayer ftreet, linen draper. (Chambers Rudhail J. Gloucester, bell founder. (Davis Roberts T, Plymouth Dock, man's mercer. (Collett and

co. London Rowdler S, Old Change, Manchester, warehouseman,

(Balley Bodway J. Somer's Town, baker. (Birne Rces W. King's Mew Gate, Leicester Fields, linen drapera

(Rowland and co.
Rafon J. Upper Sohn freei, stay maker, (OsbalJefon
Raphaelu M. Strand, taylor. (Ifaacs
Springett I. Wickham Market, miller,

(Palmer,
London
Smith A. W. Fleet Market, grocer. (Jones
Stevenson H. and G.J. Millballk, timber merchants. (Sweet

and Stokes Stiube F. Castle Lane, Westminster. (Rogers and son Tomli J. jur. Deal, ropemaker. (Jackfon, London Thomas 1, Raleigh, Efiex, millwright. (Amory, London Tilis J. Fenchurch ftreet, wine merchant. 7 Wiltshire

arid Bolton Thwaites J. Holborn, linen draper, (Sweet and Stokes Trim | Bom Sufiep sat de dealer (Clark

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Weightman J. Moor street, Bryanston fquare, carpenter.

(Sweet and Stokes Wallis w, Weftmiufter Road, draper.

(Kiss Wright J. Northampstead, Hertfordshire, dealer. (Carr

and Ken fett, London Williams R. Hampton Wick, tanner. (Palmer and co. Worlock J, Chipping Sodbury, Gloucefter, innholder,

(Bridges, London Wright J. Rosemary Lane, baker. (Finchett

Worsfold S, L. Ramsgate, thepkeeper. (Collingwood,

London
Woodgate E. Burrows Buildings, and E. jun. Upper

Ground street, timber merchant. (Godman
Wadland J. Nightingale Lane, Aldgate, butcher. (Wett,

Wapping
White W. Tunbridge, Kent, brewer. (Hatton, London
Williams W. Dorking, Surrey, brandy inerchant. (Grego

fon and con

Auftin R. T. Great Saffran Hill Anderson G. and G, H, Eades, Bridge

Wharf, Tooley Areet Alester G. Poplar Asrca

A. Spark's Court, Duke's Place Athley J. G. Gloucester Terrace,Com

mercial Road Arnold D Gracechurch ftreet Adams R. Greenwich Brook J. Huddersfield Bentley T. and E. A. Whatt, Fia

church street Barber W. Cheapfide Black A. Hayes Break w. Warnford Court Bell T, Nicholas Lane Butler S, Colchester Bury R. Birmingham Britton $. Rufeil ftreet, Bermondsey Burgess E. F. Portfea Bourne J. Blackfriar Road Bryar W. and J. old Compton Atrect,

Soho Bleaie ). Manton, Cheshire Bakely G. Wood Atre:c Burton T. Tower street Burgiss]. jun. Uxbridge Banks w. King ítreet, CheapGde Bradley T, Strand Brown T. Diffington. Cumberland Bowden J. Swearing's Rents, Cornhill Birch I. Uttoxeter Brown C. Newcastle upo : Tyne Bowles W. and co. New Sarum Barrow J. Shaftesbury Broadhead S, and co. Sheifield Chapman T. East Retford, Notting.

ham Clemence J. Northumberland Atreet, St.

Mary le bone Cumming P, Union Court Crompton T. Eflex ftreet, Strand Cumberland w, and J. and W. Lei.

cester Chamberlain A. Hanwell Collins J. and w. Oxford Cansdell w. Hackney Road Clegg w. New Church, Rofendale,

Lancaster Cumming P. Union Conrt, Broad

Itreet Carter T. Oxford street Clark T, Bartholomew Close Dawson R. Windsor Del Campo M. Tokenhouse Yard Deal J. T. Shaftesbury, Dorfettire Duckham J. and R. Lankester, Bread

street Denton R. Waltham Holy Cross,

Eflex Dawson J. St. James's Atreet Donothan D. Liverpool Eafton T. Portsmouth Enniss j. Eat Retford, Nottingham Fawcett W. Bermondsey Foster J. W. Everett treet Farbridge R, Paragon Place, Kent

Road

DIVIDENDS. Freeman J. Birmingham Froth S. Birmingham Garner W. Margace Goldle J. South Shields Griffith J. Ox ord Gore J. jun. Cheltenham Gardiner G, St Joho ftreet Gowing j. G. Holborn Bridge Gould G, Bath Gent W. Newcastle upon Tyne Gadbold J. Hatton Garden Hartley J. Whitechapel Holden R. Southwark Horth J. Norwich Heathorn C. Maidstone. Kent Hall R. W. Clement's Lane Hird R. Skipton, Yorkshire Hunt H 18 orefter Hypfon J. Stepney Causeway Hartshorn shiewsbury Hill J. Staverton kow, Newington Hiflop A. and ). Sadler, Bow Lane Haywood J. F. Liverpool Haley S, Bradford, York Hall'c, Charlotte street, Fitzroy

square Harper c. and J. M'whinnie, Snow

Fields, Surrey Hookham T. Coventry Harris J. Exeter Humphrey, Sir J. Crom. Rhundda, Gla.

morgan Hay!'e J. Paternoster Row Joel J. Newport Jones R. D. Cheltenham Jordan G. Newcaftle upon Tyne Inham J. Haugh Hall, York Ingraham N, G. jun. Threadneedle

street Kenworthy W. Manchefter King J. Brick Lane, Spitalfields Lumlcy F. Guter Lage, Cheapfire Luke W. add co, Wett Smithfield Lancafter j. Tooring Lewis J. Worcester Langston R. Marcherer Matthews P. Copinel Court M'Gregor A, Gucuge treet, St.

Pancras Mavor J. Leadenhall free: May P. fen. Union street, Leptford, and

W. May, jul. Greenwich. Moore W. Gicat Garden ftreet, White.

chapel Martell J. L. Lower Thames ftree: Moye R. Slooc ftreet Muilens W. Carhalton, Surrey Moore M. Albeinarle street Moyler I. Drury Lane Mobbs S. so thampio Nelion J. and F. A. Sturges, Bow

reet, Cheapside Napton R. Nicholas Lane Newman A. Frith streer, Soho Paliman J Leadenhall street Price C. Strand Parry J. Quality Court, Chancery

Lane

Pike W, Maidstone. Kent
Poole J. South Shields
Payne J. S. and W. Watson, Ironmor.

ger Lane
Pitt J. Coleman street
Pulley J. Capel Court
Park T. Finch Lane
Pretton T. and J. P. Smith, Upper

Thames Atreet Palmer E. Old Jewry Pattifon G. Strand Park J.T. Afford, Kent Rees). London Richardson T. Milton, Kent Rennards R. and T. Kingston upon

Hull Richardson T. Cadoxton.juxt2-Heath,

Glamorgan shire Roberts T. Strand Kynolds J. Idol Lane, Tower ftrees Reler T. Bristol Robinson W. Debenham, Sufik Rowed F. Mitcham Roberts w. J. Bartlett's Building a Robinton W. Manchester Staymaker 1. Red Cross ftreet Sogger J. Wood treet Swan W. Liverpool Sommervil J. Liverpool Sherrat J. Bilmingham Sykes J. and G. Leeds Swainson L. Gracechurch ftreet Stower C. Paternoster Row Shury D. N. Berwick ftreet Stoneman J. jun. Northtawton, Derca Sharp W. Bradford Smithies w. J Sewarditove Mills Sylvester P Wantage, Berks Tallow . Raveuitone Thomas D. Newport, Pembroke Taylor J, Stoke Newington Trow R. Gray's Inn Lane Road Tomlin C. Teal, Kent Tilkein J. B. St. Paul's Church Yard Thompson A. and co, Adam's Court,

Bread ftreet Tyndale G, Oxford reet Venning W. Milk ttreet, Cheapside White G. and J. Fowler, Lime ftreet Wall H. Manchester Woodhead J. Linthwaite, Yorkshire Windauley R. J. King street, Cheapside,

and J. Hudson, Manchester Worhall J. and J. Spurdon, Catherine

ítreet, Strand Wortley R. Michael's Place, Brompton Woodman W, Bartholomew Close Walsby J, Battersea Wilfon p. wapying Wall Ward T. Great Portland ftreet Williams E. Oxford street Wimpury j. Fleet street Webb T. Hitchin Weft W. Merton, Surrey White J. and w. Sloane, Manchetter Younge E. Watron, Norfolk

STATE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS IN FEBRUARY.

Consisting chiefly of official Papers and authentic Documents.

Hofgreater interest eman ene

present tion teatud

ISTORY never presented an epoch the restoration of peace. But equivoca.

double dealing followed the but we do not attempt to do justice to it. honourable declaration made at Frank. We have not sufficient space; ours is fort; new hopes were excited by the war not a political journal; and prejudices faction, and it was determined to make and passions are too much alive to ad- peace only at Paris! It was forgotten mit the publication either of the whole that it cost Julius Cæsar sixteen years truth, or of the reflections to which the to conquer this very country, and MARIevents give rise.

Two months ago we BOROUGH nine years of uninterrupted entertained hopes, that, ere this, it would success, to make good a footing on its have been our pleasing duty to announce frontier. But, alas! man is fated to live

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FRENCII GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTS.

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Public Affairs in February. (March 1, in perpetual infancy, and to derive no advance. This countermarch had much practical wisdon from experience! It embarrassed him. Night did not put an was you thought as easy to march to end to the combat. The division Decorz, Paris as to will it! At our time of wri of the young guard, and a brigade of the ting, the French Bulletins portend great division of Meanier, were engaged. The disasters to the allied armies ; but let great force of the enemy, and the excellent

situation of Brienne, gave him many advanus hope that the lessons given by fortone io both sides, will incline both to he neglected to guard with a sufficient

tages, but the taking of the castle, which PEACE, and that good nay this, pro- force, caused hiin to lose them. About vistentially as it were, arise out of enor- eight' in the evening, seeing that he could MOUS EVILS!

no longer maintain his ground, he set fire

to the town, and the flames spread with

Puris, Feb. 5. rapidity, all the lionses being of wood. Her Majesty the Empress Queen and Profidag by this event, he endeavoured to Regent has received the following ad- retake the castie, wbich the brave comvices of the situation of the artics Oil

mander of a battalion of the 50th defended the 3d I'ebruary:

Wita intrepidity. He covered with the

dead all the approaches to the castie, parTlie (peror arrived at T. 26th of Janary. Geserul Birisiv ticularly the staircases on the park side. The army of Silesia, hod. scd 1.6 ie the enemy, which was favoured by the

This last check retermined the retreat of and was marching on! Troyes. : thit 27th, the cheniy enýcred Brierne, and len

buru:n of the town. tinued his march, but he sa i to jose sme

At eleven in the morning of the 30th, tie krepairing the bridges of Lesmont General Gronchy and the Duke of Belluno on the pube. On the th the emperor thiere, where they took their position.

pursued him beyond the village de la Rocaused St, Dizier to be attached. Duke of Bolmo presented himself before The 31st was einployed by us in repairing Dat town. General Indesme overthrew the briilge of Lesmcüt, on ile Aube; the the enemy's rear guard which was still cmperor intendling to advance towards there, and took some hundred prisoners which directed their march by Bar-sur

Troyes, to operate upon the columns At cight in the morning the emperor arrived at St. Dizier. It is difficult to de- Aube, and the road of Auxerre upon Sens. scribe the intoxication of joy of this inha- The bridge of Lesmont could not be rebitants at this moment. The excesses of paired before the 1st of February in the every kind commited by the enemy, espe. morning. A part of the troops was immecialiý by the Cossacks, are beyonci 'a: le diately made to file oif. At three in the scription. On the 28th the emperor wont

afternoon, the enemy having been reinto Montierender. On the 20th, at-cirit

forced by his whole army, debonched up in the morning, General Grouchy, who la Rothere and Deinville, wisich we still commands the cavalry, sent word that hell. Our rear guard shewed a good coun

touance.

of General Milland, with the 5th corps

Geieral Dulesme distinguished cavalry, was between laieres ard Brienne,

himself by preservinz Rothiere, and Gein presence of the enemy's army, com- neral Gerard by preserving Dienville. The manded by Gencral Blacher, which was

of General Gulay, which estimated at 40,000 Russians and Prussians, atteinpie i to pass from the left bank to the the Russians commanded by Ge:eral right hank, and 19 force the bridge, had Sacken. At four o'clock ice little town several of its baitalions destroyed. The of Brienne was attacked. General Lefebre Duke of Bcliumo maintaine:) himself the des Nonettes, commanding a division of whole day at the hamlet of la Giberie, notcavalry of the guar!, ansi Gencrals Grouchy

withstan:ling the enormous disproportion

of his and Milhaud, made several fine charges on corps

to the forces that attacked it. the right of the road, and took possession This slay, in which our rear-guard mainof the height of Pethe. The Prince of tained itself in a fast plain, against the Moskwa piit liimself at the head of six bat- whole of the enemy's army, and quintuple talions in close column, and advanced forces, is one of the finest achievements of against the town by the road of Manieres. the French array. In the midst of the obGeneral Chateau, chief of the staff of the scurity of the night, a battery of the artilDuke of Bellano, at the head of two bat- lery of the guard following the movements talions, etuned hy the right, and got into of a column of cavalry, which was advanthe castle of Brienne by the park. At inis cing to repulse a charge of the enemy,

lost moment the emperor directed a culen on its way and was taken. When the can the road of Bâr-sur-Aube, which seemned noneers perceived the ambash into which to be the retreat of the enemy. The at they had fallen, and saw that thiey had not tack was warm, and the resistance obsti- time to form their battery, they formed nate. The enemy did 1301 expect such a

themselves in a squadron), attacked the brisk attack, and had but just time to call enemy, and saved the horses and harness. back his parks from the bridge of Lesmont, They lost 15 men killed or taken prisoners. where he intended to pass the Aub, tŷ At ten in the evening the Prince of Neuf

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eliatel, visiting the posts, found the two the Emperor, has brought to her Majesty
armies so near that he several times took the Empress the following news:
the enemy's posts for ours. One of his On the 11th of February, at day-break,
aid-de-camps being ten paces tiom a vidette dicen:peror having left Champpaubert after
was taken prisoner. The same accident the day of the ioth, pushed a corps tc«
happened to several Russian officers, who wards Chalons, to keep in check the enc-
were carrying the word, and who got my's columus, who had thrown themselves
amongst our posts, taking thein fu: their on this side. With the rest of his army ho

Few prisoners have been iade on toon the road to Montmirail. A league be.
either side ; we have taken 250. On the yeat be met the corps of General Blucher,
2d of February, at break of day, the rear and after an action of two hours the whole
guard of the army was en buluille before of the enemy's army was overthrown. Never
Brienne. It successively took position to did our troups display more ardour. The
finish the passing the bridge of Lesmont, enemy, every where broken, is completely
and rejoining the rest of the army. The routed; infantry, artillery, anımunition,
Duke of Ragusa, who was in position upon all is in our power or overthrown. The
the bridge of Rosnay, was attack d by an results will be immense. The Russian
Austrian corps, which had passed behind any is destroyed. The cmperor is ex-
'the woods. He repulsed it, rade 300 tren:ely well, and we have lost uo persos
prisoners, and drove the enemy beyonk ot rank.
the small river of Voire. On the 3u, at Paris. Feb. 13.--Her Majesty the Em.
7:00n, the emperor entered Troyes. We press Queen and Regent has received
have lost in the bottle of Brienne the brate the following accounts of the situation of
General Bante; General Lefebre ben Non-

the armies :
ettes has been wounded by a bavnet;
General Froistier baas been severely wound-

On the 12th of February, his Majesty ed. Our loss in these 160 days may be cher codeavoured to gain Chateau Thierry.

foilowed up his successes. General Blue estimated ar from t to 3.1 men killed or wonnder. That of the enemy has at least His troops were driven from position to been double. A division, drawn from the position: a whole corps which had remaine

ed united, and which protected his retreai, Octy's corpos tarnee, which observes Mete, Thuonville, and Luxembourg, 12

was cut oif. This rear guard was composeri battaliows strong, marcheri upou Vetry. battalions, and three pieces of cannon.

of four Russian battalions, three Frussian The enemy walcot to enter that town, which The general who commanded it was also General citrarie and the inhabitants

taken. have ketendled. He in vain threw in siellä Thierry peli-mell with the enemy, and are

Our troops entered Chateau to intimidate the inhabitants; he was re. ceived with discharums from ihe cannon; of this army, which is in dreadfil confusion,

pursuing on the road to Soissous, the wrecks anil repulsed to a league and a fialf dis- The resulis of to-day, the 12th, are 30 tance, The Duke of Tarentun bad arrived at Chalons, and was marching upou quantity of baggage-waggons. The nu.

pieces of cannon, and an innimerable that division.

ber of prisoners was already 3000 ; moro Paris, Feb 11.-Her Majesty the are brongbt in every moment. We have Empres, Queen and Regent hus to-day still two hours day-night. Among the pri. recej red the following intelligence from soners are five or six yenerals, who are

sent to Paris. It is believed that the Ge. The emperor yesterday attacked, at

neral-in-Chief Sacken has been killed. Champauhert, the enemy, consisting of Paris, Feb. 16.-Iler DJ ajesty the Ema twelve reyiments, and havmg forty pieces of cannon. The General in Chief Suson press Queen and Regent has received wief has been taken, with all his generals, jo tie 15th Feb in ilię m.imming:

the following ititelligence from the army, all his colonels, officers, camnon, caissons,

On the 13th, at three o'clock in the after. and baggage. We have made 6,000 prisoners ; the remainder were driven into a noon, the bridge of Chateau Thierry was morass (étang), or killed upon the field of repaired. The Duke of Treviso passed the battle. The emperor was briskly pursuing

Marne, and put himself in pursuit of the General Sacken, who is separated from enemy, who, in dreadful disorder, appear. General Blucher. Our loss has been ex

ed to be retiring upon Soissons and Rheims.

General Blucher, cominanding in chief tremely light; we have not 200 men to regret. His Majesty King Josephi

, review. all the army of Silesia, had constantly re. ing to-day the grenadiers of the National mained at Vertus during the tlaree days in Guards of Paris, was pleased to communi

whirl bis army was annihilated.

He collected 1200 men of the wrecks of cate this news to thcc.

General Assuifien's corps, beaten at Champ Paris, Feb. 12.-11. Alfred de Mon. Aubert, which he joined to a Russian di tesquieu, Aid de camp to the Prince of vision of the corps of Langeron, arrived Neufchatel, dispatched by his Majesty from Mayence, and commadded by Lient.. MONTHLY MAG. No. 25%.

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Public Affairs in February. [March 1, General Ouroussoff. He was too weak to killed or wounded, which is owing to the undertake any thing ; but on the 13th he readiness with which the troops advanced was joined by a Prussan corps, fiom Ge- to the enemy, and to the superiority of our neral Kleist, composed of four brigades. cavalry, which induced him, as soon as he He then put bimself at the head of these perceived it, to make his artillery retreat, 20,000 men, and marched against the so that he constantly moved under the Duke of Ragusa, who stilloccupied Etoges, grape-shot of sixty pieces of camon, while Iu the nicht between the 13th and 14ih, out of the sixty pieces which he had he did canot judging his forces sufficient to contend not oppose above two or three to us. agaip:t the enemy, the Duke of Ra usa The Prince of Neufchatel, the Grand began his retreat, and leaned upon Mont- Marshal of the Palace Count Bertrand, mirail, where he was at seven o'clock in the Duke of Dantzic, and the Prince of the morning on the 14th.

Moskwa, were constantly at the head of The emjeroi set out the same day from the troops. Chateau Thiery, at four in the morning, General Grouchy biglily praises the diand arrived at Montmirail at eight o'clock. visions of cavalry St. Germain and D011He caused the enemy to be immediately mere. The cavalry of the guard covered attacked, who has just taken a position itself with glory. General Lion, of the with the corps of lus troops at the village guard, is slightly wounded. The Duke of of Vauchamp. The Duke of Ragusa at- Ragusa particularly mentions the 1st ma. tacked this village. General Grouchy, at rine regiment. The rest of the infantry, the head of the cavalry, turned the ene. both of the guard and the line, did not fire my's right by the villages and the woods, a shot. and advanced a league beyond the enemy's

Thus the Silesian army, composed of the position. While the village of Vauchamp Russian corps, of Sacken and Langeron, was vigoiously attacked, and defended in and the Prussian of Kleist and Yorck, the same manner, taken and retaken several 80,000 strong, has been in four days beater, times, General Groucliy arrived in the rear dispersed, annihilated without a general of the enemy, surrounded and sabred three action, and without any loss proportioned squares of the enemy, and drove the rest to such great results. into the woods.' At the same instant the The mbabitants assert, that of all that emperor caused a charge to be made on our army, 10,000 men have not passed through right by his four sgnadrons de service, com Chateau Thierry, and they in the greatest nauded by M. La Bifie, Chef d'Escadron disorder. A few days before they had seen of the Guard. Tliis charge was equally it flourishing and full of boasting. General brilliant and successful.

square of 2000

Yorck said, tliat ten howitzers would he men was broken and taken. All the cavalry sufficient to renvier him master of Paris. of the guard then came in a full trot, and In going these troops only talked of Paris ; the enemy was pursued l'epée d'uns les reins. on returning it was peace which they inAt two o'clock we were at the village of voked. Fromentiers, and the criemy had lost 6000

One cannot form an idea of the excesses men, taken prisoners, ten pair of colours,

to which the Cossacks give themselves up; and three pieces of cannon.

there are no vexations, crnelties, crimes, The emperor ordered General Grouchy which those hordes of barbarians have not to advance to Champ-Anbert, a league in committed. The peasantry pursue hem, the rear of the enemy. In fact, the enemy

track them in the woods like feikious continuing his retreat, arrived at this point beasts; seize them and bring them whereat pight-tall, He was then surrounded ever there are French troops. Yesterday on every side, and all would have been they conducted more than 300 of them to taken, if the bad condition of the roads had Vieux Maisons. All those who hid them. 310t prevented 12 pieces of hght artillery selves in the woods, to escape the conquer from following General Grouchy's cavalry. ors, fali into their hands, and every instant However, though the night was obscure, augments the number of prisoners. three squares of his infantry were broken, The people are exasperated to the highkilled, or taken, and the others briskly est degree. The enemy every where come pursued as far as Etoges; the cavalry took

mits the most horrible excesses.

All mea also three pieces of camon. The rear

sures are taken for surrounding him on all guard was composed of the Russian divi- sides, as soon as he retrogrades one step. sion : it was atiacked by the first marine Millions of arms wait only for the moment regimint of the Duke of Ragusa with the

to raise themselves. The sacred territory hayönet, broken, and 2000 prisoners which the enemy has violated will beconue taken; among whom are Lientenant-Gene

a land of fire which will devour him. ral Ouroussoff, who commanded it, and

The lett wing of the Allied army contiall the colonels. The results of this bril- nuing to push for Paris, Napoleon attackliant day are 10,000 prisoners, 10 pieces ed them at Nangis on the 17th, and at of cannon, 10 pair of colours, and a great Montereau on the 13th, repulsing them many kiiled.

with loss. An English messenger from Our loss dues pot excced 3 or 400 men, Lord Castlereayh" lias arrived this day,

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