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quence of the witnesses against him | less something were done. Still there having, on their cross-examination, was a hankering, a lagging, on account confessed that they had been tampered of further legal proceedings, intended by with to give evidence against him! At the Barings. But, this would not do ; the summer assizes he brings his action for the people would have insisted that on to trial, and gets a verdict against the further legal proceedings should Bingham BARING, at any rate, who was take place, and that was what the BAone of the magistrates. There he is, RINGS never intended.
Now, then, after all this, doing nothing, saying no came ALEXANDER BARing's declaration, thing; but quietly leaving public that the family had consulted lawyers, opinion to work its way. Public opinion and had resolved that no further legal compels the press to raise a storm in proceedings should take place on their his favour ; and the cry is spreading all part. Upon this, Colonel Evans gave over the country against the magis. notice of motion for a Committee, to be trates, and particularly against Bingam made on Tuesday, it being understood BARING. A Member of Parliament that no opposition was to be made to (Colonel Evans),without consulting Mr. the motion, seeing that the BARINGS SO Deacle; without any communication anxiously desired the inquiry. On Tueswith him, brings the matter before Par-day night, accordingly, the 27th inst., liament, in consequence of which the another petition from Mr. and Mrs. publishers of newspapers, particularly Deacle having first been presented the Morning Chronicle, under a colour (though not printed in this report), of publishing a report of a debate, pours Colonel Evans made his motion for the out upon him and Mrs. Deacle a string Committee, . which was rejected by of the most atrocious lies, pretending seventy-eight votes against thirty-one; that those lies were uttered by Francis and, if you read the reasons for rejectT. BARING, and by Wilde, who was ing this motion, you will find that every one of the Judges on the Special Com- one of them is a reason for the motion. mission. The filthy paper of Jacob and But only look, here is MILDMAY with a JOHNSON, at Winchester, spreads these petition got up at Winchester and the infamous lies all over the county, and neighbourhood, which prays for a Conica all about the neighbourhod of Mr. millee; here are the BARINGs, and Deacle, of course. Mr. and Mrs. MilDMAY himself asking for a ComDescle then, and not till then, come mittee; here are the Deacles, and all hefore Parliament with a petition in that are on their side, and all the peotheir own defence, state all the par- ple all over the country praying for the ticulars of the transaction, pledge them-Committee, and here is Lord ALTHORP, selves to prove the truth of their allega- the patriot Lord EBRINGTON, the ATtions, and pray the House to receive TORNEY-General, Peel, GOULBOURN, the proof in one way or another. Many and precious BURDETT, all opposing the members call for the appointment of Committee; and because they think the a Committee, and Evans gives it to be Barings innocent! Mr. O'CONNELL understood that he will move for one. well described them; beautifully deAfter considerable time doing nothing, scribed them. No man with one grain he merely moves for the printing of the of sense in his skull can fail clearly to petition, which had already been printed understand why this Committee is rein all the newspapers. The country, fused. Here is perceiving now that the House intended Lord of the Treasury, who is also a to do nothing, began to bestir itself, and relation, by marriage, of Lord .GREY; petitions came tumbling in, from Nor- here is BINGHAM BARING, the son of thumberland to Sussex, and from-East the great Alexander, brother-in-law Kent to the middle of Devonshire. of the heir of the Marquis of Bars, and Now, then, the subject was stirred again. brother-in-law, by marriage, of Mellisa It was seen that the people were not the butcher. Lord Grey must wish, satisfied and would not be satisfied un- one would think, to see the lofty blood
of the order of the Greys cleared of can; and shall again call upon the peothe hand-cuffing imputation ; and, if ple never to cease their demands till an, he think the Lord of the Treasury inno- inquiry be obtained into these transaccent of this charge, how can he be so tions. The parties are innocent! Well, wanting to his kin, as well as to his then, in God's name, why does the Go-, “order," as to prevent an inquiry which vernment, who calls them their honour, would make the innocence of the Lord of jable friends, who is continually praising the Treasury manifest ? Now, I put them, and who expresses a wish to see this question to each of my readers indi- their innocence maile appear to all the vidually: I ask him to view the thing world, why does the Government set its as it lies before him, and then to say, face against this inquiry?
Once more whether he really believe that the Lord I call upon-the people to petition, and of the Treasury does wish for the in- to forward their petitions as quickly as quiry; and whether he believe Lord possible.
IVM. COBBETT. ALTHORP, in opposing the Committee, P. S. Since writing the above, I have pledged his word as a man of honour, received a letter from Winchester dated asserted“ upon his honour, as a gentle on the 27th, It came with the seal
man, that he opposed the motion with broken and the letter open; but it came great unwillingness, because he in due time, and that is all that I want, thought that his opposition might though I have never given any-body
have the effect of preventing the leave to break open letters directed to "Member for Portsmouth (Francis T. me, but my own letters which I send to “ Baring) from SETTING HIMSELF others, requesting, at the same time, “RIGHT IN THE ESTIMATION that they may not be detained. It is “ OF THE PUBLIC.” He declared my delight to communicate information, this upon his honour as a GEN- and this is one of the ways of making TLEMAN! Being reminded that he the communication as wide as possible, voted for a motion for inquiring into the This letter from Winchester tells me conduct of the Manchester magistrates, that a meeting was held there on Tueswhen he was out of office, he said there day to petition the House of Lords to was no parallel in the cases. In the pass the Reform Bill; that none of the case of the petitioners, he said that BARINGS appeared at it; that “ one blame was imputed only to a single SEAGRIM,” who is so often mentioned magistrate, whereas, in the case of Man in the petitions of Mr. and Mrs. DEACLE, chester there were several. This man made a motion upon the occasion, and never could say this. He is not liar and that he was famously saluted by the fool enough to say this : this is the crowd with,“ Handcuff a lady!" Before work of some liar and fool of a reporter, the meeting separated, they gave three who was, I dare say, fishing for some- cheers" for Deacle,” the friends of the thing that I will not name, and smell. Barings had the prudence not to men. ing strong of gin when he wrote it. tion their names. I will explain in Single magistrate! Why, Mr. and Two-penny Trash how the petition Mrs. Deacle petition against the two presented by Mr. Mildmay was got up BARings and Long, and three are not at Winchester, one!. Oh, no! Lord ALTHORP never could say this, and especially as a of honour and a gentleman!”
LORD RADNOR'S LETTER. However, the rejection of inquiry is Ar Morpeth, in addition to the places only according to the old practice of the that I mentioned before, and I believe Whigs. They did just the same in at Brighton, this letter has been pubevery case brought before them during lished and circulated in a hand-bili, on the fifteen months that they were in the people perceiving the glum silence power in 1806 and 1807. In the Two- of the base part of the country newspenny Trash, I shall state the whole papers, which are under the same sort. matter neatly as I can, clearly as I of regimen as that of the paper of Jacob
and Johnson at Winchester. I have not I have received some good specimens room to insert a letter from Brighton of corn this week; particularly some upon the subject, and the resolution of from Paisley, which I regret that I cane thanks to Lord Radnor which has been not mention this week at length ; but passed there; but I will do this in my which I will do in my next Register. next.
From the LONDON GAZETTE,
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 1831.
INSOLVENTS. as yet to discover my lost letter, though BUSH, T., London-street, Fenchurch-street it had ten pages of MS., written on
H. Fergusson, Euston-sq.; & D. M‘Naught one side only of the paper. They ap- WILKINSON, B., Crown-court, Old Broad
Liddell, London-street, merchants. pear to be very diligent in their search,
street, wine-merchant. and we shall see how it will end !
SMITH, W., Turnham-green, tailor.
CANNON, T., Edward-st., Portman-squ,
tailor. with my compliments, the third edition
builder. of his and wy Trial, which took place EMERY, T., Newport, Monmouthshire, cornin Guildhall, on the seventh of July last;
merchant. and if the Barings had not so much LEATHES, N. L. S., and T. Bradshaw, Min
KEBBY, S., Bath, umbrella.maker. money and I so little, I would send
cing-lane, wine-merchants. them one too. The Examiner, the LEES, J., Alton, Staffordshire, inkeeper. Ballot, and some other weekly news- MALDEN, I. and. J., Caroline.place, Wellingpapers in London, not excepting the
ton-street, Blackfriars-road, bakers.
NORTH, J., Southampton, grocer. Handkerchief news, have done their PEERS, W., Cornwall.rd., Lambeth, cooper. duty with regard to this Trial, and with SHAW, J., Huddersfield, grocer. regard to me; and, what is more, with WARD, J., Coventry, grocer. regard to the case of Mr. and Mrs. WEAVER, S., and B. Hickman, Ludlow, DEACLE and the conduct of the magis- WRIGHT, D., Birmingham, lamp-manufac.
Shropshire, mercers. trates'in Hampshire. As for me and ZACHARIAH, L., and G. Novra, High-Holmy affairs, they are dust in the balance born, dealer in German and French toys. compared with the proceedings and SCOTCH SEQUESTRATION. consequences of the Special Commission WATSON, W., Hawkhill of Dundee, manufr. in Hampshire, which, as Mr. HARVEY so well said, have awakened thoughts
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 1831. in the people which must lead to in- MASKERY, F., Birmingham,
SPIER, J., Berkeley, Gloucestershire, wineteresting consequences. Mr. MilDMAY,
merchant. who presented the petition in favour of WEBSTER, T. H., Stafford, builder. the Barings from Winchester, will soon BANKRUPTCY SUPERSEDED. see another petition which will bring ALDERSON, R., Crawford-street, St. Mary, him nearer home; and I myself pro
lebone, linen-draper. mise him, that he shall have ample op
BANKRUPTS. portunity of conning that petition over.
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address their Lordships in nearly the following words :-My Lorus, In the course of a
long political life, now extended—[The noble Earl here again paused, evidently overcome by emotion at the task that had devolved upon him for performance, and several noble Lords,
perceiving his momentary incapacity to proTa on En
ceed, exclaimed, “Sit down !-sit down !" LOLITA
The noble Earl, adopting the suggestion, resumed bis seat for a minute, and then again rising and advancing to the table to address
their Lordships, he was received with cheers REFORM BILL.
from both sides of the House.] My Lords, ps at oublica Before this comes from the press, tended over nearly half a century, it has often
In a long political life, which has now experhaps, the Lords will have passed or been my lot to propose to this House and to forcy rejected this Bill. In either case, it is the other House of Parliament-in moments Chur
necessary that a record of the import- of great difficulty-in seasons of great poliant proceeding should be contained in the most vital importance to the political in
tical contest and violence-many questions of this my Register, The Bill was terests of this country, as well as to the general
brought into the House of Lords about well-doing of Europe. If at such times Delta ten days ago, and read a first time under such circumstances and with such in. debate ; Monday, the 3rd pidation which the importance of those occa
terests at stake, I have felt that awe and treof October, being appointed for the sions must have naturally inspired, and which second reading. Accordingly, the se- were no more than becoming
to me, speaking cond reading was moved by the Prime as I did, conscious of my own inferiority, in Minister, Earl Grey, on the day ap. country has ever produced, and sensible of the pointed. I shall here begin by insert-important duty which I had to discharge-if, ing a report of the speech made upon I say, on such occasions as those I felt awed, this occasion by this nobleman. I will yet still were those sensations nothing in the make no remarks upon it here; but comparison to the feelings with which I am will commend it to the careful perusal to propose for your Lordships' consideration a
affected at the present moment ; for I am about of my readers. They should read every question involving the dearest interests of the bentence of it with attention; not only country—a question, for bringing forward on account of the very interesting matter which 1 more than any other individual am which it embraces, and the extraordi- been designated as destructive of the Constinary talent which it displays, but for tution, as revolutionary in its spirit and printhe purpose of forming those opinions ciple, and as tending to produce general conrelative to this great matter upon which fusion and misgovernment throughout the their conduct is to be regulated, whe-country. Your Lordships will feel the weight ther in consequence of the passing or that I should vindicate myself
. My own be the rejecting of the Bill. With this lief is, that the measure which I am about to preface I insert the speech, again re- lay before your Lordships is one of peace, questing my readers to go through it that on this question depends, on the one with the greatest care.
hand, the peace, prosperity, and concord of the country; and, on the other, the continu
ance of a state of political disaffection, which Earl Grey then rose for the purpose of threatens all those consequences that must moving the order of the day for the second read- arise when ill-feeling is engendered in the ing of the Reform Bill; and the House, which, people towards the Government of a country. during the discussion as to the future hour of | (Hear, hear.) I have already stated that proceeding with the petitions, had been in more than any other individual, am personally come confusion, almost instantaneously sub-responsible for this measure; and it is theredided into the profoundest attention and si- fore necessary, in the first place, that I should lence. The noble Earl paused a minute be- set myself right with your Lordships on this fore he commenced, and then proceeded to point. My opinion on this question of Par
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