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The New-York gazette. (New-York [N.Y.]) 1725-1744, August 28, 1738, Image 1

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Tbe Jrfw e r «//*» M trtptii de l i Q u i d n u tit Jlftttttttnit ptt^ttfttti tt tbt Sp^nilh CtttYtj by M r . K e e n e tht Britifh M riijicr, tht 10 th t f D e c e m b e r /*/?• S I S t H e K i n g havingcaufed t h e R c p r e * fentations you have made to be feriouily examined in his C o u n ­ cil o f thc Indies, alfo the Me- ___________ m o r i a l s o f thc Enghjh Ships fup. •poled to be taken i n d iv e rs P o r u o (America, by Ships c m y i n * Spsntjh C o l o u r s , and t h e Proofs o f thc Fafih a n n xedtothcra ; his M a je ft y after marure Gondderatioii has commanded me t o tell ^ T h a t concerning the Ship Prince WWt*m% taken t he » 4 t h o f Atnrch, 1 7 3 7 , b y t w o ip mijlt Ships, an£ carried into thc H4V*nndkP i± the ‘G o v e r n o u r and R o y a l O l f i c n have written, that they a r e b u l y i n d r a w i n g u p thc A G h u p o n thc Declaration o f that Capture, they i L H be e r j n i v d to (end them without D e l a y ; and as loon *»s they f h a ll have been rxam«neii, a c c o r d ­ ing to J office, hisMajelby w i l l order Sat ishdfcion to be made to thc Parties concerned for their L«o(lcs, if reappears t h a t t h y have reall y b e e n Lolcrs and in that C a f e he w i l l order a lf o thc G u ' h y to b e punifhed. As to t h e S h L St* Jtmeei which is alfo claim­ ed, the K i n g hts already oideied her co lie rcllored. As to t b c Brigantine* thc Qtwge% taken the td o f M uy, 1737, by lour Spamft Ship?, for having Gold in Bars a m o n g her Cargoe, a s the G o v e r n o u r and R o y a l Officers of* thc M a w i* n*h have written, that t h e y were draw ing u p th c A & s , See. as ioon as t h e y arc r e c e iv e d , his M i j c l l y wall order, as before-mentioned i d the Affair o f the Prince William, I am to afture you, that the fame fhall be done with i J peel to the Charier7 and thc Diftatcb of Lend >?, rakcn in the Month cf /#//, r7^7. a n t i c n u d nvoihcHavatinab by a G u a r d * Cofta , the Governour jnd R>yal Officers are drawing u p A6ts to determine whether thole Veil'd* are lawful Priz.es or not; L O N D O N , J u n e 1 3 . W e have rcceiwcthno Account o t the I n f u lt Faid in thc Memorial *to be c o m m ittcd upon t h e SeM-H*rJe of £r*Jh&> reported to b t pillaged t h e 18 t h o f A u £ 1737^ * Sp*nt(k M a il o f W a r in her Paflagc S toiu f t muted to Ahfiol. N o r have weamy Mccount d f the P lundering, R u m a g t n g i or 0 utragei fuppolcd to be done tothe Neptune Briigafwi h e; g o i n g from Jtm a ics to Letitdon, laid to be pillaged fhc 7th1 o f M a y , 1717 * *Rd three D a y s at tier b y four tyanip* S h i p s * nor of th* li ke Infuls pretended to be corami :tcd much aboaut che fame time Upon t h e Prince William and m Brigantine froni N e w - EnJ. ittA. N • ■ In like manner we* have ho Advice o f w h a t is h i d to h a v e happened co tke Cerfar Brigantine going from UarhJdms to Curacao, w h o w a s attacked the i d of Julj, 17 3 7 , b y a Spantfk G u a r d a C o d a , and a ft e r being icveral T i m e s boarded, by a brawc .Defence g o t into a Place o f S a lt ty ; hit Majeft.y has given O r d e r * f o r the m o d pofitive Accounts ot thefe F a d s to be forwarded ro him, an*d his Intention is; that the G o v c r n o u F i a n d Royval Officers o f the tfavaer- nmh and P$n§ Ricet (hull e a c h i n his J u r if d i&iom caufe a n c * a & Search and Verification to b e made s f thefe Fatfks, any o l his Subjc& s t h a c ihall be found g u ilty to be f c i z e d , and thc A f t * to be lent o v e r to hicii, that Prevaricators m a y be pumihed according to their D c f e r t : and ib at ihc y may be able no g i v e him the moflexa£fc Informations the K i n g has e n jo ined to be c o m - mimicated to them a L ift: of the Karnes o f t h e Ships and Captains, a nd alfo ot tbe T i m e s a n d Places, where the Inlults complained of hate been committed. At* the fam e T i m e bis Mt- jefly w i l l order th« Guard a. C o d a ’ s and Ships that g o a c ruizing,t o c o n fbrm t heart e lv e s e x n Or­ ly 10 whufc is rcgulat*d by Treaties in Iuch a manner, that thcillca#ndti£b o f their C r e w s m a y give no Occafion l o r I nch C o m p l a i n 1. As t o tbc King^s O r d e r s being difobev’d,’ w h i c h yo u (uppoifc eluded b y his M i i e u y ’ s Officers ih Amerdc4fj t r t o y have proceeded from thc R c p o r t i made no *obtain t h o le Orders not being found fo finectfe as i s fuppofed here, o r from tbc Fa£ts hot Slaving been fufficiently verified* which ouighn t o be done before th t R o y a l O r d e r s arc p utun E x e c u t i o n ; wherdO r e his M a j e f t y dcfircsyou to fpccify, w h i c h arc

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