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MARRIAGES AND DEATHS. Married.)–At the British Embassy, Paris, sul General in the United Kingdom, to Doroand afterwards according to the Rites of the thea, second daughter of the late Henry Van Roman Catholic Church, Edward Charles Zeller, Esq., of Oporto. Blount, Esq., second son of Edward Blount, At Crowcombe, Thomas Cridland Luxton, Esq., and nephew to the late Sir Walter Blount, Esq., of Weacomb House, Somerset, to Mary Bart., of Soddington, in the county of Worces Aune, second daughter of George Henry Carew, ter, to Gertrude Frances, youngest daughter Esq.,of Crowcombe Court, in the same county. of the late William Jerningham, and niece of Died.] – In her 63d year, Lady Miles, formerly the Right Hon. Lord Stafford.

of Conisboro', Yorkshire. At Heddington, Wilts, by the Rev. James T. At Tittenhanger-louse, near St. Alban's, Du Boulay, the Rev. John Blennerbassett, rec Herts, the Right Hon. Phillip Earl of Hardtor of Ryme Intrinseca, Dorset, to Elizabeth, wicke, K.G., aged 77. daughter of the late Francis Houssemane Du At Huntingdon, the Rev. Alfred Veasey, Bonlay, Esq., of Walthamstowe, Essex.

B.D., Fellow of St. Peter's College, Cambridge, By the Rev. John Stirling, B.A., Thomas

aged 34. Henry Dakins, Esq., of the island of St. Vin. Jaines Heath, Esq., A.R.A., in the 78th year cent, to Harriet, only daughter of the late John Roche Dasent, Esq., late Attorney-General of At Richmond, Surrey, Henry Edmond Innes the same Island.

Calder, eldest son of Sir Henry R, Calder, At St. George's, Hanover-square, Thomas,

Bart. youngest son of the late David Deune, Esq., of At Berhampore, Bengal, aged 41, Major Lydd, in the county of Kent, to Jane, youngest George Macartney Greville, of his Majesty's daughter of John Falconer, Esq., his Britannic 38th Regiment. Majesty's Consul at Leghorn.

At Kingsbury Lodge, St. Alban's, Herts, At St. George's, Hanover-square, by the Rev. aged 77, the Rev. Robert Moore, D.D., formerly T. Fuller, William Archibald Campbell, Esq.). vicar of Thurleigh, Bedfordshire. of Wilton-place, to Miss Charlotte Wentworth, At Cheshunt-park, the residence of T. A. of Wilton-crescent.

Russell, Esq., Lieut.-Gen. G. A. Armstrong, At St. Marylebone New Church, after having aged 63, deeply and deservedly lamented by all been first married according to the rites of who knew him. the Roman Catholic Church, Francis J. Van At Fulham, most affectionately regretted by Zeller, Esq., her Most Faithful Majesty's Con her family, the Lady Sophia Kent.

of his age.




of society. The Duke of Buckingham The presentments made by the leet has offered land in all the parishes in juries of the three manors in the bo which he has property, for the use of rough of Southwark exhibited a much

the labouring poor.

In the parish of greater number than usual of persons Buckingham a two-acre renter (and not who had been amerced in penalties for an agricultural labourer) had a produce using illegal weights, scales, and mea of five quarters from less than one acre

The penalties, varying from of ground, and on the other acre has 28. 6d. to 101., amount in the whole to and will realise more than 201. in potabetween 6001. and 7001.

toes; in fact, the two-acre system has been for several years in operation on

his Grace's estate near Buckingham; Allotment System.The “ Bucks Ga

and we can confidently state that (al. zette” contains the following satisfactory thorigh there are some bad managers) article on this subject :- The parish au

one third more food for man and beast thorities of Buckingham have taken has been produced from this land than the glehe farm of 103 acres, to let out in was produced when let altogether. Can small allotments of from one to three

any thing be said more in favour of this acres, to such labourers as may apply for admirable system? them, the parish agreeing to assist such labourers until their first crop is housed. Several parishes in the neighbourhood

There has been a valuable course of have adopted a similar plan, which we copper ore recently discovered on Treearnestly hope will restore the honest, varren Beach, near Morgan Porth, by industrious labourer, to that independ Mr. Trethewy, an engineer, who has ence now nearly lost among that class secured the set, and is about to com



mence forming a company. The copper There are only six silk mills in all Scotis said to be of an excellent quality. land, and only three of these are of any

importance. The total number of perSCOTLAND.

sons employed in the cotton, woollen, The following article on the manu.

fax, and silk mills of Scotland, is factures of Scotland is from Mr. Horner's

46,825 ; of whom 13,721 (3799 males Report to Lord Duncannon, dated Lon

and 9922 females) are between the ages don, July 20, 1834 :

of thirteen and eighteen; and 6228 “ The total number of cotton, wool. (2552 males and 3676 females) are under len, flax, and silk factories in Scotland,

thirteen years of age. There are a fer in which the machinery is moved by under eleven ; their number, as in the steam-engines or water-wheels, amount

returns, amounts to above 1100 ; but to 388. It is possible that there may that is not to be taken as the number be some country woollen mills which

now in the mills, for I have found that have been omitted by the surveyors, but since these returns were made, some if so, they can only be on a very small mill-owners have discharged all under scals. The chief seats of the cotton

eleven, and taken on older children in and flax mills are in those parts of the their stead. At the same time, I am country where coal abounds, or is to be

inclined to think, that a deduction of had at a cheap rate from the vicinity 100 would cover all who have been so of the sea; and some great mills have

discharged; for it was usually in cases been established in situations distant

where two, three, or four only were from coal, where there is a great com. under eleven, and it was not thought mand and fall of water ; but it is re

worth while altering the arrangements markable, that some situations in Scot.

of the mill for so small a number. The land, highly favourable for manufac

'enumeration of steam-engines and watertures, are without them, as, for instance,

wheels is not to be understood as shot in the neighbourhood of Edinburgh,

ing the actual number of engines and where coal is very cheap, where there

wheels, because the returns for those is a large population to supply young mills where more than one engine or hands, and where there is a sea-port to water-wheel is employed, only state the save the expense of land-carriage, both

total amount of the power. It will be for the raw material and the manufac

seen, however, that the total amount of tured article. With the exception of

steam-power is 5330 horses, and that the some large establishments at Aberdeen,

water-wheels are estimated as equal to and one at Stanley, near Perth, the cot

a power of 4822 horses-making toton manufacture is almost entirely con

gether a mechanical moving power equifined to Glasgow, and the country im

valent to 10.152 horses." mediately adjoining, to a distance of

Of the 5330 horses of steam-power about 25 miles radius, and all these

given in the above report, the town of country mills, even including the great

Dundee alone produces 1042, being about works at Stanley, are connected with one-fifth of the whole steam-power of Glasgow houses, or the Glasgow trade. Scotland.

“ The spinning of Alax by machinery is the next manufacture carried on in The election of Lord Rector of the mills to a large extent. These factories University of Glasgow, caused hy the are even more numerous than the cotton elevation of Mr. Cockburn to the Benci, mills, but are generally on a smaller has taken place. The candidates-or scale. The chief seats of that manufac rather those nominated by their re ture are in the counties of Forfar, Fife, spective partisans—were Lord Stanley and Aberdeen ; they are chiefly engaged (the late Secretary) and the Earl of in spinning the coarser qualities of Durham, and a very active canvass was yarns, but the finer qualities are on the carried on by the adherents of both increase. Wich few exceptions, the parties. The former was supported by woollen mills of Scotland are on a small the church party, and the latter by the scale. Of the total number, 89, 71 do radicals. At the conclusion, the election not employ 50 people each ; and of of Lord Stanley was carried by the these 71, there are 26 which do not great majority of 135; the votes being, give employment to 20 people each. Stanley, 298 ; Durham, 163.




Accidents, recent, 232
Actors, longevity of, 492
Agricultural Report, 117, 251, 391, 528
Alfieri's Prophetic Tragedy, 273
Algiers, diamonds at, 527
Allotment System, the, 393
American Episcopal States, 527
Anecdotes of the French Provinces, 39
Annuals, noticed, 377
Appleyard, Rev. Mr., his Four Lectures on

the Liturgy, noticed, 373
Appointment, an apt, 359
Arts, Fine. See Fine Arts

Useful. See Useful Arts
Assessed Tax Composition, 387
Atkins, Mr., account of his death, 132

Broads, a visit to the, 19
Bubbles from Boulogne, by an Old Lady,

Bubbles from the Brunnens, noticed, 109;

Ode to the Author of, 221
Bubbles from Brussels, 499
Bulwer E. L., Esq., his Last Days of Pom-

peii, 370
Buonaparte, his Bards, and Alfieri's Pro-

phetic Tragedy, 273

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Balloon, the big one, 92
Baltic, level of the, 114
Bank, affairs of the, 415
Bank: upts, 123, 259, 396, 533
Bathurst, Right Hon. Henry, his death, 89,

Bayly, T. H., Esq., his “Seeing's not Be-

lieving,'' 28
Beggars, Irish, 337
Belgium, affairs in, 130
Biographical Particulars of celebrated Per-

sons lately deceased :—Earl Bathurst, 131;
Admiral Sir Richard King, ib.; Sir John
Doyle, 132; Mr. M. A. Taylor, ib.; Mr.
Atkins, ib.; Donna Maria Francisca de
Braganza, 267; Mr. Edmonstone, ib.;
Thomas Law, Esq., 268; Mr. H. Nixon,
269; Mr. John James M Gregor, ib.;
Don Pedro, 401; Bishop of Bristol. 409;
Sir John Leach, ib.; Sir Charles Flower,
411; Earl Spencer, 537; the Bishop of
Raphoe, 538, Admiral Sir H. B. Carew,
539; Rear-Admiral Dundas, 510; Rear-
Admiral Sir M. Seymour, 510; the Hon.

W. R. Spencer, 541; Mr. Telford, 542
Birmingham, opening of the new Town

Hall at, 271; Musical Festival at, 360
Book-trade of England and France, 113
Book of Beauty for 1835, noticed, 516
Braham's age and name, 495
Bristol, the See of, 357; death of the Bishop

of, 409 Association for the advancement of

Science, meeting of, 244

Cape of Good Hope, accounts from, 129
Car, an Irish one, described, 190
Carew, Admiral Sir B. H., biographical ac-

count of, 539
Cart Horses, economical mode of preparing

food for, 256
Castor, affairs of the, 229
Cataract, work on, noticed, 518
Cavern, remarkable, 116
Cephalonia, earthquake in, 253
Changes, the recent, 503
China, sketch of the History of, reviewed,

Clergy, Spanish, revenues of, 389
Coals, export duty on, 252
Cobbett's consistency, 94
Coleridge, biographical sketch of, 55
Colonies, state of the, 129, 265, 400, 536
Commentary, monthly, 86, 224, 357, 503
Commercial and Money Market Report,

124, 260, 397, 534
Conflagration, the late one, 362
Corbeil, the Miller of, 39
Covent Garden, performances at, 584
Crabbe, Rev. George, his Poetical Works,

noticed, 374
Crimes of Prize Fighters, 326
Critical Notices of New Publications, 97,

233, 369,513

Davis, Mr, the singer, 401
Deaths, 133, 270, 413, 543

remarkable, 88
Defalcations, recent, 358
Déjeûner a la Fourchette, 168
Derby, the Earl of, his death, 367
Differences, unhappy, 358
Disappearance, mysterious, 361
Discoveries in Asia Minor, reviewed, 97
Disinherited and the Ensnared, noticed, 101


Heart's Tribute, the, 443
Heath's Picturesque Annual, noticed, 379
Hemans, Mrs., a Series of Sonnets by, 16
Heroine, a Planet-struck one, 361
Highways, Irish, sketches of, 190, 432
History of British Costume, noticed, 238
Hours in the Bowers, noticed, 521
House of Commons, proceedings in, 127

-- Lords, proceedings in, 123
Howison's European Colonies, noticed, 106

D'Israeli, Mr., Jun., the Infernal Marriage

by, 80, 137
Diving Bell, recovery of treasure by the, 384
Don and Rother, by the Author of Corn-

Law Rhymes, 158
Donna Francisca, death and funeral of, 224;

particulars relative to, 267
Doyle, Sir John, some account of, 132
Drama, the, 111, 343, 382, 524
Drawing Room Scrap Book, noticed, 379
Drury Lane, performances at, 584
Dublin, the display in, 87
Duelling, law of, in Hanover, 388
Dundas, Rear-Admiral, biographical parti-

culars respecting, 540
East Indies, accounts from, 129, 400
Edmonstone, Mr., biographical account of,

Electors in France, 115
Ellis, Rev. W., his Journal of Three Voyages

along the Coast of China, reviewed, 99
Elysians, manners of the, 139; their morality,

Elysium, the first view of, 137
England, policy of, with reference to France

and Spain, 481
Eton School, retirement of Dr. Keate from,

Immorality, bill to promote, 93
Indies, East and West, 360
Infernal Marriage, the, 30, 137
Inskipp's Studies from Nature, 110
Ireland, state of, 136
Irish Beggars, 337
Irish Highways, sketches of, 190, 432
Irish Servants, 432
Jacob Faithful, noticed, 377
Jacquemont's Letters from India, noticed,

Johannot and the Comic Singers, 491.
Judge Not, a Poem, reviewed, 98
Judgment of Paris, 304
Kean's Story of a Gambler, 495
Keate, Dr., retirement of, 90
Keepsake for 1835, noticed, 520
Kemble's Rolla, 494
Killarney, Guide to, noticed, 107
King, Admiral Sir Richard, biographical

particulars of, 131
King Penguin, habits of the, 112
King's Speech, model of a, 86
Knowles, James Sheridan, 496


Executions, the recent, 509
Executions, public, decrease of, 383
Exiles of Chamouni, noticed, 105

Factories, education in, 386
Feeding a Planet, 507
Field Sports, season of, 417
Fine Arts, 110, 343, 382, 522
Fire Damp and Choke Damp, 385
Fire, report of the Privy Council relative to

the late one, 535.
Fire, subterranean, 135
Fires, the recent, 509
Fish, a double one, 115
Fisher, George, his Companion to the His-

tory of England, noticed, 240
Fisheries in the North, 136
Flower, Sir C. biographical account of, 411
Foreign States, affairs of, 130, 266,400, 536

Varieties. See Varieties, Foreign
Forget Me Not, noticed, 377
France, state of affairs in, 130, 536
French imports and exports, 527
French Provinces, anecdotes of, 39
Friendship’s Offering, noticed, 378
Funds, state of the, 125, 261, 535

Ladies Botany, reviewed, 238
Landscape Annual, noticed, 379
Law, Thomas, Esq., some account of. 268
Lays and Legends of Various Nations

noticed, 372
Leach, Sir John, his death, 230; some ac

count of, 410
Leaves, the fallen, 351
Leaves from the Memorandum Book of

Alfred Crowquil, 523
Lebanon Springs, romantic story connected

with, 441
Letter, a Second Miss-directed One, 64
Literary Report, 109, 212, 381,5"
Liverpool and Manchester Railway, 135
Lock, new, for percussion guns, 531
London, Bishop of, his charge to the Clergy

Long Life, 472
Lyceum, performances at, 111, 244
Lyons, Rev. Mr., his dismissal, 511

Game, preservation of, 418
Geography of the British Isles, noticed, 103
Gilbert Gurney 1, 145, 290, 456
Great Britain, state of affairs in, 125, 261,

398, 535
Gutzlaff's History of China, reviewed 233

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Haymarket Theatre, performances at, 111,


Poetry-Sonnet, 481; Why do Maids look

shy ? 490
Poor-Law Bill, the new, 261
Poor Scholar's Lament, 189
Poor's Rates, return of, 113, 251
Portugal, affairs of, 266
Post-Office Packets, 249
Potatoes, diseases in, 119; cultivation of, 531
Power, new mechanical, 122
Prize-Fighters, crimes of, 326
Provinces, French, anecdotes of, 39
Provincial occurrences, 134, 270, 414,543
Publications, new, critical notices of, 97, 233,
369, 381, 513

list of, 109, 242, 522

Marriage, the infernal, 30, 137
Marriages, 133, 270, 413, 543
Married Life, Comedy of, noticed, 111
Martial in London, 38
Martinean, Miss, her departure for Ame-

rica, 88
Mary-le-bone Institution, Lectures at, 245
Medical Invention, 394
Memoirs of Ichthyosauri and Plesiosauri,

noticed, 240
Mexico, accounts from, 130
Miller of Corbeil, the, 39
Miriam Coffin, reviewed, 514
Monster in London, 95
Monthly Commentary, 86, 224, 357, 503

Digest of Occurrences, 125, 261, 839,
Moors and the Fields, 93
More, Hannah, her Life and Correspondence

noticed, 371
My Hobby,—Rather, 203, 281
My Opera Box, 431
Negro Emancipation, 90
News, bits of, 367
Newspaper Postage Bill, 251
New York in London, 95
Nineteenth Century, Revolutions of the, 169
Nixon, Mr. H., his death, 269
Norton, Hon. Mrs., poetry by, 443
Notions of the Yankees, 160

Quarantine Laws, 512
Queen's Champion, representation of, 143
Railroads, projected, 416
Raphoe, Bishop of, his death, 538
Readings at Random, 492
Realp, a Tale of the Swiss Mountains, 178
Recollections of the Author of Waverley 208
Records of a Stage Veteran, No. II., 191
Records of Passing Thoughts, a series of

Sonnets, by Mrs. Hemans, 16
Researches in the East, 114
Revenue, net produce of the, 399
Revolutions of the Nineteenth Century, 169
Rhine, reminiscences of, noticed, 103
Rob Roy, by desire of His Majesty, 496
Romance of Real Life, 236
Roman Catholicism, progress of, 416
Royal Institution, meeting of, 382
Royal Society, proceedings of, 525
Rural Economy, 119, 256, 393, 531
Rustic Wreath, noticed, 519

O'Connell, Mr., his Letters to the Irish

People, 272
Octavia Elphinstone, noticed, 520
Our Monthly Salute, 96
Pampa Indians, account of the, 78
Paris, the Judgment of, 304
Paris, mortality in, 252.- Population of, 253
Parker's Parliamentary Short-hand, noticed,

Parliament, destruction of the Houses of,

352, 414
Parliamentary Papers, 219
Patents, new, list of, 122, 258, 532
Pedlar Karl, 444
Pedro, Dom, account of, 401
Petitions, public, last session, 526
Pic-Nic, the, 289
Plea for Ireland, reviewed, 236
Poetry.—A series of Sonnets, by Mrs. He-

mans, 16; Seeing's not Believing, 28 ;
Martial in London, 38 ; two Sonnets by
Mrs. Mardyn, 77; Don and Rother, by
the author of Corn-Law Rhymes, 158 ;
Déjeûner a la Fourchette, 168; Why
don't the Men propose ? 177 ; The Poor
Scholar's Lament, 189; Translations from
the Greek Anthology, 207, 312 ; Odes
and Addresses to Great People, 221 ;
The Pic-Nic, 289; The Fallen Leaves,
351 ; My Opera Box 431; the Heart's
Tribute by the Hon. Mrs. Norton, 443

Savings Banks, summary of, 526
Scarborough, antiquities at, 135
Scotch and Irish Scenes, 231
Scotland, on the Manufactures of, 544
Scott, Sir Walter, recollections of, 207
Season of Field Sports, 417
Seeing's not Believing, 28
Segourney, Mrs., her “ Sketches” noticed,

Servants, Irish, 432
Session, close of the, 86
Seymour, Rear-Admiral, services of, 5-10
Show-off, the scientific, 228
Sierra Leone, accounts from, 536
Silk from Spiders, 395
Sketches of Irish Highways, 190, 337
Slave Emancipation, 232
Smoke, purification of, 122
Societies, Friendly, 250
Societies, proceedings of. 112; the Zoolo-

gical Society, ib. ; the British Association
for the Advancement of Science, 244;
Mary-le-bone Institution, 247 ; Royal In-

stitution, 382 ; the Royal Society, 525
Sonnet to Winter, 481

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