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free sale, without, however, experiencing any western districts ; the remaining fourth about improvemeot in value ; bright parcels were equal numbers of Herefords, Irish beasis, fully 31s.

aud Town's-eud Cows, with about 100 Sussex Malt was firm, but the currency unaltered. beasts, a few Staffords, &c.

The show of Oats was nol large, yet the There were fully as many short. burns and article moved - slowly ott band; holders ea- Devons as Scots and homebreds fruin Nure deavoured to regain the 6d. decline of last folk, and nearly, or quise, as many Scots aud Friday, which purchasers, huwever, would l homebreds as short- horus, from the Noribera pot accede to.

aud Midland districts. Hence it would seem Beans and Peas were dull, and the business that these districts bave changed, to sume extrausactiug in either article limited at the reut, their systems of grazing. currency of last week,

Full three-fifths of the sheep appeared to he Flour without alteration. Irish fives ob- of the South Down and different white-faced tained 42s. to 43s., but inserior descriptions crosses, in the proportion of about que of the were difficult to quit.

former to ihree of the latter : about oue. fifibi

South Dowus, and the remaining fifth about Wheat

54s. to 60s.

equal numbers of Keuis, Keutisha half-breds, Rye ....

325. to 34s.

aud pulled Norfolks, with a few peus of Barley

21s. to 23s.

borved Norfolks, aod Wiltshire sheep (the fine..

30s. to 32s.

latter a great variety), horued aud pulled Peas, White

30;. to 34s.

Scotch and Welsh sheep, hurued Dorsets, &c. Boilers

36s. tu 40s. Grey

30s. to 34s. Beans, Small

-5. to -S. Tick

28s. to 30s.

MARK-LANE.-Friday, March 8. Oats, Scotch Potato

22s, to 24s. Feed

13s. to 18s. The arrivals this week are moderate. The Flour, per sack

48s. to 50s. prices remain the same as on Monday, with

but little business duing.
Bacon, Middles, new, 39s. to 40s. per cwt.
Sides, new... 41s. to 46s.

Pork, ludia, new.... 125s. Od. to s.
Mess, new

.715. to 72s. 6d. per barl. 3 per Cent. Fri. Sat. Mon., Tues. Wed. Thar. Butter, Belfast 80s. to 82s. per cwt.

Cons. Aun.

878 873) 878 878 88 | 881
Carlow .....76s, to 863.

...75s. to 78s.
Limerick . 755. to 76s.
Waterford..60s, to 76s.
....68s, to 785.

Cheese, Cheshire....54s. to 74s.
Gloucester, Double..50s. to 62s.

New Edition,
Gloucester, Single. ..48s, to 52s.
.40s. to 48s.

COBBETT'S Spelling-Book
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Hains, Irish.. 50s. to 603.

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of PEEL'S-BILL-Peel and his associates. There was still left a deal of room for talking; a monstrous latitude for occupying the time of the House in talking about these petitions. I therefore proposed that which I thought common

dictated; namely, to have all the petitions presented to the House, the Speaker being in the chair ; to have them read at full length, either

by the member presenting them, or STATE OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS. by the clerk at the table, whose voice

is quite sufficient for the purpose. To Bolt-court, 12. March, 1833. have no speaking upon them at all, but, In this crisis of the country's affairs, to let the people be heard for themthe best thing that one can do, is, to selves upon their own words; then, to give an account of what has been done, have all the petitions printed at full and is doing, in the Parliament ; for, it length; so that the people might know is there, and there only, that great good that their petitions had been read, in or great mischief can be done. My the first place, and then put upon record readers have been before informed of by the House, the expense of printing the rules and regulations adopted with being a mere trifle; and be it what it regard to the receiving and disposing might, an expense falling upon the of petitions on public subjects. The people, and one which they would not petitions have come to me so numerous, grudge for their own sakes. Several that it was necessary to adopt some gentlemen, amongst whom were two new regulation with regard to the re- or three of the young lords, Mr. PALMER, ceiving and the recording of them. The Member for Berkshire, and others, were nieasure which has been adopted, con- of my opinion. They thought, as I sists, first, of holding a session from thought, that it would save a great deal twelve o'clock to one (on days when of time, and give perfect satisfaction to there is no election-ballot) on every day the petitioners, which were two ends in the week except Saturday and Wed- very desirable to be answered. This nesday, for the purpose of receiving was not acceded to by the King's serpetitions. It was proposed, in order to vants, and was not brought to be a quesprevent a monstrous waste of time, that tion on which for the House to divide e; the petitions should not warrant any so that the regulation above-mentioned making of speeches upon them more still remains ; that is to say, each petithan once on the part of any one mem- tion is to be submitted to the comber; that they should, when received, mittee aforementioned, who are to debe referred to a select committee, con termine upon the printing or not printsisting of Sir ROBERT Peel, Sir Robert ing of it, and every member present Inglis, Sir EDWARD KNATCHBULL, and may, if he pleases, make one speech that prime Member, Colonel Davies, upon the presenting of every petition. and seven others, to determine what I am satisfied that a large part of the parts of any petition should be printed, petitions never can be presented at all if and what parts not. This appeared to this regulation continues, and if my prome to be a sad jumble; and, particu- position be not adopted. However, larly, I objected, and do still object, to such is the regulation at present in the placing of these petitions, with re- force; and there is another very imgard to the printing, at the absolute will portant rule introduced which my read



ers who are disposed to send petitions, and heavy taxation ; of the want of freeought to attend to; that is to say, the dom at elections; of the possession of rule which directs in what order mem- the property granted to the aristocracy bers are to come forward with their pe- at the time of the Reformation ; of the titions ; for instance, until now, the injustice of the corn-laws ; of the injuscustom has been, that those persons tice and cruelty of Sturges Bourne's who had petitions to present, or other Bills, by which the petitions allege, that affairs to bring forward de novo, or ori- the rich throw the parish laxation upon ginally, should go down and be present the industrious classes : of the overin the House at ten o'clock, put their working of poor children in the factonames down on little slips of paper, see ries ; of the abuses and the existence of these put into a glass, see them taken the established church in Ireland ; of the out by the clerk, and see their names abuses in the administering of the laws; written down upon a list in the order in of the existence of so many bishops in which they come out of the glass; then, England; of the injustice of prosecuting when the Speaker came, he took the list, men for publishing truth, and calling it and called upon the members whose a libel ; on the persecution of men for names were on it, in the order in which their religious opinions ; on the extraore he found them. Instead of pursuing dinary

adopted towards that course still, the rule now is, that all Richard Carlile ; on these, and on the members shall, whenever they many other subjects, I have been like, put their names upon a list, with honoured by having very able and out any ballotting, to be called on by the very reasonable petitions committed Speaker, from the first to the last as they to my charge; but, as the petitioners stand upon the list. In consequence of will perceive, I have been precluded this new regulation, of which I was not up to this time, by the rules adopted apprized for some time, I stood number by the House from presenting 128. So that I could present no peti- them; and I trust that the petitioners tions for a great many days, though I will give me full credit for feeling as had a great load in my hands. Then, it much anxiety upon the subject as they was agreed, that for Friday last, and possibly can feel themselves. Monday last, no petitions should be aware of the vast importance of not presented but those which related to the chipping away the great right of petibill which substitutes courts-martial in- tion. I am aware that if this great stead of judges and juries in Ireland. right be undermined, or in any manner Several of the members who stood be- done away with, general convulsion fore me on the list, had none of these to must be the consequence.

If men be present; so that the turn reached me on heard patiently, and have their words Friday, but it reached me after the clock put upon record, they will repay had struck three ; so that I had to begin that patience with patience of their with my thirty petitions (of which I will own; they will wait ; they will enterspeak more particularly by-and-by), and tain hope ;- but, if that be taken away, therefore I had the whole of the three they will see that there is no redress hours before me, if I had chosen to oc- except in a resort to such means as I cupy the whole time.

trust there will not come, after all, any My readers will perceive, and I beg necessity for resorting to. those who have sent petitions to me

On Monday, the eleventh, I went upon other subjects, to observe it well, loaded to the House with my thirty pethat I have been thus absolutely ex-titions, which were as follows: cluded from the possibility of discharg- No. 1. “ From the undersigned meming my duty towards them so soon as I “bers of the working classes of could have wished. I have petitions in “ Godalming and Guildford, praygreat numbers, relating to great griev- "ing relief from taxation, particuances of various descriptions; to alleged larly in the articles of malt, bops, misconduct of magistrates ; of partial " and soap. And also praying the

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