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51. — Leeds and Liverpool, 3801.—Leicester, 3301.-Loughbro', 40051. - Oxford, 7501.-Trent and Mersey, 21501.-Worcester, 361. 108.-East India Docks, 1451.-Lordon, 1181.-West India, 2201.-Southwark BRIDGE, 181.-Strand, il.-Royal Exchange ASSURANCE, 276). — Albion, 516. - Globe, 105.-GAS LIGHT COMPANY, 751.City Ditto, 1281.

The 3 per Cent. Reduced, on the 25th, were 83; 3 per Cent. Consols, 83 ; 4 per Cent. Consols, 991; New 4 per Cent. 104 ; Bank Stock,

Gold in bars, 31.178.6d. per oz.-New doubloons, 31. 158.60.-Silver in bars, 4s. 11d. ALPHABETICAL List of BANKRUPTCIES announced between the 201h of Oct.

and the 20th of Nov. 1823 : extracted from the London Gazettes.

BANKRUPTCIES. [This Month 100.] Holl, C. A. Worcester, printer. (H?!!
Solicitors' Names are in Parenthescs.

Holt, w. F. Cannou-row, Westmiuster, surgeoe. ARNOLD, W. J. ldol-lane, wine-broker. (Pater- (Humphries son and Co.

Honevborne, J. Kingswinford, Staffordshire, coil Atkinson, T. Bradford, Yorkshire, worsted-spioner.

dealer. (Walker, L. (Stocker, I..

Hackman, J. Bristol, butcher. (Holme and ra. L Ball, R. Bristol, baker. (Thomas

Ingram, E. Castle street, Reading, dress-saakce Beale, W. and J. H. Wrathall, Union-street, South- (Richarison and Co, L. wark, hatters. (Freame and Co.

James, J., J. A. and Co. Liverpool, ship-builden Benson, J. Lancaster, linen-draper. (Bett and co.

(Leigh Bignold, T. Bridge-street, Blackfriars, bool-maker. Jewson, J.C. High Holborn, liner-draper (Sait (Lamb

a:id Co. Bidder, T. llfracombe, tallow-chandler. (Clowes Lacev, L. Garden-row, London-read, horse-dcalet. and Co. L.

(Downs, I.. Birchinall, J. Macclesfield, cotton-spinner. (Loves

Lacon, W. Óstrestry, ironmonger. (Rogers, L. Bird, D. P. Bristol, grocer. (Bridges and Co. I.. Lainv: G. Dansier-court, Miucing-lauke, inerebant. Bolton, E Mare-street, Hackney, butcher. (Gray,

(Freeman and Co. Kingsland-road

Lewis, J. Goyfrey, Monmouthshire, timber-dealer. Bottrell, H. Ostend, merchant. (Hutchinson, L.

(Prett, L. Brookes, C. Southampton, cabinet-maker. (Sandys linde. J Billiter-street, broker. (Spyers and Co. L.

Longton, J. and J. Liverpool, ironinongers. (Tarie Brown, A. Plymouth, ship-builder. (Sole, Dock

Marshall, R. Jury Farm, near Ripley, Sarres, Brown, H. W. Surrey-street, Strand, merchant.

farmer. (Potter, Guilford (Holgson and Co.

M'Cheanr, D. Fenchurch-street, merchant. Borraston, J. Hereford, coal-merchant. (Courteen

chardson Burridge, J. 110omonger-lane, merchant. (Robinson M'Kenzie, J. Manchester, drappr. (Law and Cel. Cardlin, J.J. Fenchurch-streel, mercbaut. (Tilson

Monitt, J. Lower Thames-street, ale-dealer. Va and Preston

Sundan Carpenter, J. Romsey, Hants, coal-merchant. Murgatroyd, W. Scrre Bottom, Yorkshire, worsted(Bogue, L.

spinner. (Wiglesworth and Co. L. Chabert, P. Lloyd's Coffee-house, mierchant. (Rear- Myers, J. Preston, wine merchant. (Blanchani don and Co.

and Co. Charnaud, J.and J. N. Shoolbred, Great St. Helens,

Naish, J. Hristol, tanner. (Evans and Co.L. merchants. (James

Neale, 1. Liverpool, merchant. (Lodge Clark, J. Trowbridge, lineo-draper. (Lovell, l..

Northorer, H. Nunny, Somerset, t.nier. (Paplin Colton, Rev. C.C. Princes-street, Solo, wine-wuer.

Nuon. R. and T. Fisher, Grub.street, timber me chant, (Gale

chants. (Fisher, R. and R. S. Cone, J. Crutched Friars, victnaller. (Branscombe

Oaklev, T. Titchid street, carpenter (Basslor Cort, R. Cow Cross-street, currier. (Drew and Sons

Ord, J. St. Paul's Charch-yard, haberdasher. (Gas. Coulston, R. Texkesbury, plırsuber. (Winins, L.

son and Co.J.. Coupland, W. and W. B. Colton, Liverpool, mer.

Peacock, J. Manch scr, merchant. (Woolborte chants. (Lace and Co.

Peet, G. and J. Gutter-lane, ribaod-manufacturers. Cor, J. Wells, Somerset, miller. (Adlington, L.

(Webster and Son Croft, W. P. M. Smitl.field, victoller. (Fisher

Pelham, J.cbart, Kent, seed-crusher. (Pelbam, I.. Davis, R. London, ironmonger. (Wills, Birmingham

Pirkani, W. Knaresborongh, lime burner. (Powell Day, R. and R. H. Tovill, Oil Mills, Maidstone,

Pro ser, J. Abergavenny, v rocer. (Gabb Kent, seed-crnshers. (Cole, L,

Randall, N. Trnro, draper. (17lliard, I.. Dickenson, R. Hexham. Noglumberland, book

Riny haw, G. Tooting, builder. (Rattephart, L. seller. (Leadbitter, L.

Roach, R. S. Bishop's Walibam, Hants, banner. Pow, J. Bow-common, ropc-maker. (Stration

(Bridger and l'o. L. and Co. L.

Smith, E Chatham, hatter. (Sanners and Co. La Dowman, T. and J. Ofey, Bread-street, Cheapside,

Smith, R. Piccadilly, fruiterer. (Fielder and ca warehouseman, (Lythroe

Stavie, T. King-street, Seven Dials, store grate me. Ewes, J. Canterbury, ironmonger. (Brown andCo.L. nufacturer. (Srnith and Co. Girney, S. Letchingden, Essex, farmer. (Bryani, l..

Stephens, w. c. Westbary-on-Ti im, Gloor ster. Gingell, W. J. Norton-street, Mary.le.bonne, lar.

shire, grazier. (Poole and Co.L. ner. (Wilkinson

Steward, H. Old Burlington-street, ricoale. Glynn, E. J. Launceston, banker. (Cole, Plymouth Stoakes, w. Liverpool, carter and guilder. Les

Dock
Gordon, W. High-street, Graveseod, merchant.

ce ter (Hutchiso11, 1.

Thorndike, J. I pewich, cheese-factor. (Jackainen Greathead, R. Bristol, dealer and eliapman. (Hen. Turner, T. Sroki Goldington, Bueks, babes, Tayar derson, L.

Msdelí,c Wariniuster, linen-driper. Sieel, L. Greenland, 8. N. Frome Selwood, Somerselshire,

l'ince, W. Lucas.street. Commercial road. Herr clotbier. (Williains, L.

Watson, R. Pritannia-terrace, City-road, coai-rer. Haines, H.J.Jermyn-sireet, oil-merchant. (Gülts

chant. (Percy and Co.

Watson, T. Tort Coffee-louse, St. James's-strert. Hamer, s. B. Farnival's-iun, broker. (Williams

win-merchant. (Reeves and Co.

Waits, $. Yeovil, Somersetshire, banker. (Nartea, Parnage, Sir G. Chatham-place, merchant. (Debury

Longport Harrisou, ('. Algate, cheespmonger. (Hutchison

White, J.' Princes-street, Storey's-vale, Rudertaker. Hassan, W. Charles-street, Middlesex Hospital,

(Lawrence brass founder. (A'Beckett

Whittingham), T. Cheltenham, corrier. (113:iass Hawkins, E. Hereford, dealer and chapman.

and Co. ( Wht, L

Withington, H. Madehester, silk-anafactare!. Hewitt, T. Carlisle, iron-founder. (Clenneil, !..

(Whitlow Hills, T. Sonrheni, bnilder. (Slade .uid son, L.

Wood, S. Ponwick, Hereford, real 1, (Williams, L. Hual, T. Fluntead, Hertfordshire, baker. (Taylor Wood, T, Barbican, oilwan.(Jay,

DIVIDENDS.

DIVIDENDS.
Abraham, B. Lothbory
Grafton, J. Strond

Oldfield, J. Botolph-lane
Adcock, J. St. Mary Axe

Gray, T. T. Wardour-street Park, J. Tower Royal
Alderson, J. Liverpool

Greaves, J. juu. Liverpool Petitpierre, F. Soatlı-street, Fins.
Allen, Bristol

Groning, R. Broad-st. buildings bury-square
Audrews, T. W. Stamford

Hamelin, P. Belmont-place, Phillips, J. Wallingford
Archbell, R. York

Vauxhall

Plimpton, W. Lower Thames-st.
Ashby, W. M. Albury
Hamilton, R. Liverpool

Pothonier, F. Clerkenwell
Atkinson, P. Oxford-street Handscomb, J. 'H. Newport Pullan, R. Leeds
'Baines, H. E. Liverpool

Pagnell

Pulleyn, G, York
Baley. 'n Besi Gerrard's-hall Ta. Harding, T. Jun. Helstone, Corn. Richardson, Piccadilly

.
Bainbridge, J. Queen-street, Hardy and Dale, Manchester Rigg, R. Whitehaven
Cheapside

Hannum, E. Threadneedle-street Roads, W. Oxford
Banbury, c: H. Wood-street, Hatfield, H. Goswell-street road Roxby, R. B. Arbour-square,
Cheapside

Haydon and Hendy, Welbeck-st. Commercial-road
Barry, Mi Minories

Herbert, W. jud. Goldsmith- Russell, J. Rochestar Bennett, J. Worcester

street, Wood-street

Seazer, S. P. Maidstone
Bird, J. and H. Bartlett's-build. Henzell, E. W: Upper Thames-st. Shackell, J. Milk-street
ings
Hedges, J. Bristol

Simons, W. Birmingham
Bon, J. Cawston

Hobbs, T. Westminster-road Simpson, R. Watling-street Butler, E. Alcester, Warwick Hollis, J. P. Newington

Simpson, R. Tbreadneedle.street Bubb, J. G. Grafton-street, East Horton, W. Yardley, Worcestersh. Siordet, J. M. and J. L. Austin Bumpus, J. Holborn Howse, P, Hanover-square

Friars Bury, T. Exeter

Izod, W. Redditch, Worcestersh. Slade, W. Leeds Campbell, B. Ratcliffe-highway Jolinson, H. Waldron

Slater, a. Cuddington Clarke, J. Worcester

Kitchen, R. and J. Amery, Li. Smith, R. Ham Burton
Coal, T. Burwell, Lincolnshire verpool

Spence, S. Hackney.
Cooke, J. Farebam
Knowles, G. Brighton

Street, J.F. and W. Bucklersbacy Corby, J. Kingsland-road Lancaster, J. Whitley, Yorkshire Stabb, T. and Co. Botolph-lane Cowie, J. Mansion-house

Langhorn and Brailsford, Buck. Stock, G. Ashweek
Crowther, W. Charles-street, Mid- Yersbury

Tate, W. Cateaton-street
diesex-hospital
Lesingham, T. Worcester

Taylor, H. Manchester, and E. Cullen and Pears, Cheapside Lee, W. Charles-street, Covent- Taylor, Blackley, Lancashiro Deightou, T. Berkeley square

garden

Taylor, T. Leadenhall-street
Derbishire, R. Liverpool
Leppingwell, K. Croydon

Trails, A. Hanover-square
Devey, J. Wolverhampton Lowe, S. Newman-street

Troward, R. I. Cuper's-bridge Dumont, J. L. Austiu Eriars Lowe, J. Warrington, Lancaster Tuck, J. L Haymarket Dunnett, D. Norwich Lovegrove, J. Cranham

Turner, G. Liverpool Edwards, D. Gloucester

Lubbren, F. M. Newcastle-upon- Turner, T. Saundridge, Herts, Elliott, C. Lewes

Tyne

Turney and Bates, Sedgebrook Farrer, R. Cherpside Marshall, P. Scarborough

Tapling, B. Strand Fearpley, c. Crutched Friars Malcolm, W. Great St. Helen's Upperton, R. Petworth Fisher, J. Lancaster

Marshall, W. Westminster Wall and Pierrepont, Falcon-sq.
Freetby, T. Acton
Massie, J. Derby

Webster, J. Tower-street
French, G. Whitechapel-road Mayor, C. Portman-square Weetch, S. Cominercial-road
Frost, J. Derby
Milnes, J. Halifax

Wells, W. Brightwell, Berks
Gardiner, G. St. John-street Miochin, T. A. Portsmouth White, W. B. Strand
Garton, S. Wood-st. Cheapside Mowbray and Co. Durham Whitehead, H. Bury.
Gayner, W. Bristol
Molyneux, T. Holborn

Wigglesworth, P. Church-street, Giblett, P. And w. Micklefield. Murray, W. Pall Mall

Shoreditch ball

Newham, M. Falkingham, Nor- Wilkinson and Wigton, Cateaton Girdlestone, M. Norwich

folk

street.

MONTHLY AGRICULTURAL REPORT.

; which has been particularly vexations in some parts of the north, as in Ireland. to the farmer, in both the seasons of haysel Turtips will be a large crop, and cattleand barvest; but which, considering the food iniversally plentiful. The young great risk of atır.ospheric vicissitude, will clovers are most luxuriant. It is said that ultimately satisfy all rational expectation. the farmers are in such a state of poverty, The wheat crop approaches an average in that they will be unable to provide months quantity, but the quality, in the aggregate, to cousume this great abundance. Howis considerably below ibat of a successful eyer that may be, we have never found year. Where well secured, it will improve Smithfield, and the great markets, defecmuch by keeping, at any rate as to sample. tive in fat stock, which has, for seasons The Lent corn and pnlse, taken together, past, found a very ready sale, and consimay be called a large crop. To these derable price. The young

wheats are troubles of the farmers, have been super generally a strong and luxuriant plant; added the calamity of floods, in exposed and the seed seasou, on the whole, has situations, whence heavy and rninous been propitions. Corn has been on the losses, both in live and dead stock, have advance for some time, doubtless on achappened to many. The succession of count of the inferior quality of the new crop, dry, warm, and beautiful weather, which but there seems little reason to expect farwe have experienced of late, has been theradvance. The landlords,having acceptattended with the happiest effects, and ed the proffered assistance of the Bank of nothing is probably now left abroad, even England, will have it more in their power in the latest districts. Potatoes, so plen. to grant indulgence and support to their tiful and excellent a crop upon the best tenantry, who must be convinced, by this MONTULY MAG. NO. 389.

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time, that they have no solid assistance to 58. Pork, 9s. 4d. to 5s. 8d. Bacon: expect from the impracticable theories Bath, 48. od. to 18. 8d ; Irish, 4s. to 48, 4d. and bubbles of financial projectors. The Raw fat, -, per stone. gradual return of things to their natural Corn Exchange :--Old wheat, 49s. to 6€. course, and the stern requisitions of the New, 428. to 525.-- Barley, 258. to 4?s. people, whose labour is the great fund of Oats, 20s. to 328.-London price of the national treasury, for the repeal of all best bread, alb. for 9d.—Hay, 60s. to corrupt and unnecessary taxation, are the 1158.-Clover, do. 80s. to 1308.—Straw, only possible remedies.

31s, 6d. to 458. Smithfield: – Beef, 28. 8d. to 48.- Coals in the pool, 435. 10 50s. Mutton, 2s. 8d. to 48.-Veal, 2s. 8d. to Middlesex ; Nov. 25.

POLITICAL AFFAIRS IN NOVEMBER.

GREECE.

masticating the provisions of the whole THE absence of authentic details has province.

bitherto obliged us to abridgcour no- A Turk might strike, or even kill, a tices relative to what has been passing Greck, without his violence occasioning in Greece ; but an excellent pamphlet, any serious judicial proceeding. In on the Provisional Constitution of Candia, fathers have been stabbed for Greece, published ly Murray, enables hiding their children from the brutal us to supply former deficiencies. passions of ravis!iers. And elsewhere

For niany ages, there has been neither the most cruel persecution was the chas. properly, nor safety, nor industry, tisement of a noble resistance. In throughout Greece. The most fertile other places, a Greek, suspected of land was possessed by the Turks. A being in easy circumstances, was forced, devouring swarm of great and small by the threat of losing his life, to lend imperial farmers, and rich proprietors, to the first comer an appointed sum, inflicted upon the Greeks, niere labour- which he was sure of never receiving ers, as it were, tied down to the soil, all again. When seated in his shop, he the rigours of an insatiable tyranny. was obliged to rise with folded hands Perpetual compulsory labours, inexora- before any armed Turk who migut pass, bly enforced, exhausted whole families. and respectfully salute him with the

No man was master of his own plough, title of "master." If on horseback, lie or his team, or bis mule. If he made a had to dismount on any similar meetpiece of poor soil produce, or succeeded ing. Even the form and colour of in rearing a wretched flock, in the hope their clothes were the object, or rather of thus supporting his family, hc was the pretext, of prohibitions, of fines, and compelled to share with his tyrants all of severe penaliics. The most innocent the fruits of bis labours. If the taxes actions of life were shackled with endproved too heavy for his means, he was less restraints. In short, ibcy groaned forced to borrow from these very farm- under a thousand humiliations, equally ers, at an usurious interest of from absurd, tyrannical, and disgusting. twenty to thirty per cent. If, on the At length the advances of their mariday fixed for repayment, he was found time commerce, ibc habit of travelling, in default, he gave up his property, if he the adoption of new inethods of educahad any, or he pledged all, even to his tion, and the extraordinary events wife and his children, or else he was , which have succecded each other for the thrown into a dungeon to rot there. As last forty years, have given to Grecian an addition to the horrors of such a sys- intellect and sensibility an electric tem, an appeal to jnstice was a measure shock, calculated to make them more completely illusory. The Turks were keenly taste all the blessings of civilizaall firmly united against those whom tion. The writings of Coray, while they denominated infidel dogs. The they enlightened manhood, threw open inferior collector, the governor of the the paths of real science to youth; but spot, and the pasha, had but one year this salutary impulse, checked by a to accumulate riches. The pashas, in thousand impedimenis, was far from their progresses, after having all the ex- embracing that great mass of the nation, penses of their suite completely paid by which can alone determine erents. the country, received in addition a con- It appears that Alexander Hypsisiderable present of money, called “the lanti, eldest son of the prince of ibat remuneration for teeth," on the pretence name, having served in the Russian ibat their tecth bad been fatigned by armies, was placed at the head of the

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467 enterprise of the Greeks against the pastoral exhortations. The brave chiefs, Turks. He took the title of General in Colocotroni, Nicetas, Iatraco, &c. conChicf, and commissioner of the general duct them to victory. The Turks are government, and displayed a tricolor driven from the whole open country, banner, bcaring for emblem a phoenix and confined in their fortresses. A rising out of its ashes. In order to junta of notables assembles at Calamata draw the nation into an insurrection for in Messenia, presided by the Director of which it was so little prepared, de- Maina, appointed Commander-in-Chief ceived by his own emissaries, he found of the Morea. They implore, by an himself obliged to practise the like de- address dated the 25th of March, the ception on Greece ; and he declared, by European courts to aid the people of a proclamation dated from Yassy in Greece. Moldavia,) Feb. 24, 1821, 0. S. that a At Psara, Spezzia and Hydra, the great power was prepared to support Apostoli, the Mexi, the Botassi, and ber. At the same time he published a the Coundourioti, the Toumbasi, the circular to the members of the society, Boudouri, the Tzamado, and their to exhort them to make patriotic contri- friends, ftted out for cruizing, and butions towards the expenses of war. commanded in person their merchant The erroneous idea, which these two. vessels. documents spread, led Europe for seve- The Greeks of Candia, and at their ral months to suppose, that Russia was head the warriors of Sphakia, engaged fomenting the insurrection, in the hope the Turks in various and deadly of advancing her frontiers towards the combats. south. Hence arose against the Greeks Lower Epirus, profiting by the revolt

unfavourable impression, which of Ali Pasha, flies to arms under the secmed to justify the animosity of Eng- conduct of the chiefs Zonka, Caraisco, land and Austria.

Vlachopoulo, Macri, &c. and treads The ansuccessful result of the expe- closely in the steps of the Souliotes. dition in Wallachia was owing to the The eastern portion of the Greek inexperience of the chief, the incapacity continent pours forth its warriors; and or treachery of those who surrounded their first blow is a splendid victory liim, the insubordination of his troops, gained by their brave general, Goura, at which indisposed the inhabitants, and Fontana, in Phocis, over three pashas, the cabals of the Austrian agents, on the 23 and 24th of August. Aftercspecially Mr. Oudriski. Greece in this wards, the chieftains Mitzo, Contojinni, unfortunate expedition saw her im- Panouria, Scaltzodimo, and above all mortal chief Gcorgaki perish, the victim Odysseus, add new exploits of their of patriotism ; she saw bim bury himself own to these early successes. with his companions under the blazing The strong-holds of Monemvasia and ruins of a convent, which he defended Navarino fall shortly after into our till it was deluged with the blood of his hands; and Tripolilza is closely suronemies; Greece then lost, too, that rounded. noble body of youths, the Sacred Bal- If Demetrius Hypsilanti had been talion, which was offered up as a holo. born for great things, he might have caust to their country's honour, at the mastered Grecce and his own fortune; battle of Dragachan.

but, although gifted with firmness, when Meanwbile, about the end of March, in a camp he displayed little capacity. the standard of the Cross was raised at His suite, composed of vaju and ambiCalavryta, a town in Achaia. The tious' persons, perhaps diminished his insurrection soon spread, and the means, while they heightened his selfMainotes crossed their mountains under conceit. He indisposed the Notables, the guidance of their poblc chief Petro and the Senate, which he bad formed, Mavromichali. Andreas Metaxas, of by arrogating a ridiculous pre-eniCephalonia, left his family, squandered nence. Thus the military operations bis

property, and ventured, with a were not subject to any central direcchosen band of valiant lonians, to tion. Each chieftain adopted his own attack Lala, a strong position, defended manoeuvres at pleasure, and the only by the most warlike Turks of the principle which gave a sort of unity to Morea; and, though severely wounded, their individual efforts, was a sympaafter prodigies of valour,' be forced thetic eagerness to barass the Turks. them to retire on Patras. The arch- It was, however, onder tbis state of bishop of that city encouraged the anarchy, that Tripolitza, the capital of Bombatants by bis exaniple, and by his the Morea, already distressed by famine

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and summoned several times to surren- bours, and installed the government, der, was taken by assault. Considerable dissolved itself after publishing a preriches became the booty of the nu- clamation. The Senatc, or legislative merous assailants. The AHanian garri- body, hitherto composed of thirty-three son, having capitulated, were sent to deputies, was principally taken from their own country. The families of the this assembly. Its president is DemeSupreme Governor, and of the Torkish trius Hypsilanti; and its viec-president, Jords, were made prisoners; all the rest Sotiri Charalampi. The members of were slaughtered, or carried into the the executive are Alexander Mavrocor. provinces.

dato, president; Athanasins Canacari, a On the 27th of May, the sailors man of zeal and integrity, vice-presicommenced their operations by burning dent; Anagnosti Pappajannopoulo, a- Turkish ship of the line, before the Jolin Orlandu, and John Logotheti. island of Mytilene; they then rescued The following are the names of the seas many as they could of the Greck cretaries who bave been named: Th. families who bad fled from Asia Minor, Negri, Secretary of State ; John Coletti, of whom several women were seized for the Interior, and provisionally enwith the pangs of childbirth on-board; trusted with the War Department; and they established these unhappy Panouzzo Notaras, for the Finances; a beings in different islands of the Arcbi- commission of three islanders from pelago. Our squadrons prevented by Hydra, Spezzia, and Psara, for the various means the debarkation of Turk. Marine; the Bishop of Androussa, for jsh troops in the islands, and made head Public Worship; Lampro Naco, for the against the numerous flects of the Police; Vlasios, for the Administration enemy. On the 30th of September, a of Justice. The complete organization Turkish brig of war was sunk by our of the judicial tribuuals was daily exbroadsides before Zante. Afterwards, pected ; but, in the interval, the epbori, five Grecian vessels, separated by a or mayors of the towns and villages, calm from the rest of the squadron, decided all disputes. sustained with intrepidity the fire of all The military organization, as well the enemy's flect, which was forced to with regard to the men as to the matériel retire after five hours of fruitless combat. of war, was still very far from being All these expeditions were under the completed. But as much attention was command of Jacoumaki Toumbasi, of paid to it as circumstances and the Hydra.

poverty of our finances adipit. A Alexander Mavrocordato, ex-minister battalion of infantry was disciplined, of the Prince of Wallachia, emerged which was to serve as a nucleus for without a stain from the corruption and future regiments. Free companies were effeminacy of despotism, throwing aside formed out of the foreiga soldiers who every personal consideration, offered his have bastoned to onr shores, with an whole fortune to bis country, and dis- cagerness which Greece will never embarked on the coasts of Ætolia. The forget. These friends of freedom and gentleness of his disposition, and his Grecce, although few in number, under extensive information, soon won him all the brave Wirtemburgher General Norbearts. He traversed Greccc in the manó, distinguished themselves in ihe simple character of a mediator, enduring defence of Navarin against a naval every fatigne, and exposing himself to attack of the Turks, and by fighting orery danger. By his patience and his valiantly in Epirus. They had no mere moral authority, he calmed the cavalry, and all the troops were equipdiscordant pretensions which had arisen ped as sharpshooters, on account of the on all sides, at the moment when the nature of the country in which they are yoke of oppression was broken, and to act. Without uniforms, without which had already materially prejudiced tactics, often without artillery, they the public good. In Greece, in fact, divide into several bodies spread over some primates were but subordinate various points of the Grecian territory, tyrants; some captains, but the agents aud commanded by chiefs of proved of a different specics of despotism. courage. Their total amount as from

A new æra commenced with the year 35 to 40,000 men. 1822. Disorders were calmed, and The Suliotes deserve more particular faults diminished. A political constitu- mention. Their valour merits to be tion was proclaimed, and a central sung in hymns. They fearlessly oppose government formed. The national ove Suliotc to five Albanians, or ten assembly, after baving finished its la. Asiatics. No armed Suliote was ever

yet

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