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Indemnity he now disdains 11 ;
Who'll vote them foreign troops ?
Herries and Sherri • shall collogue,
And Monsodd's hopes surpass :
Tban INNEs or DUNDAS.
To check religious zeal and quarrels,-
Dalrymple pen their story!
To fire their souls to glory.
|| The opposition kindly offered an 48 of Indemnity' to Lord! North for employing Hessian troops in the British dominions; but as his lordihip thought our colonies were not comprehended within the meaning of the prohibition in the Act of Settlement relative to foreign troops, he thanked his opponents for the offer, but de: clined accepting it.
Messieurs Herries and Sheridan, Scotch and Irish professors of oratory, who modestly undertook to teach us the true enunciation « and pronunciation of the English language.
Honours, like fulphur, cure all stains;
And dignify difgrace :
Though of a Scottish race.
Whatever Ouran catches LEE ,
And clap a blazing ítar on ;
A Nova Scotia Baron!
General Charles Lee.
+ Sir John Dalrymple.
A CON .
A CONGRATULATORY ODF, ADDRESSED TO
Scriberis, Vario fortis, & hoftium
Vi&or, Mæonii carminis alite, Quam 1 em cumque
ferox navibus; aut equis Miles, te duce, geflerit.
Your wisdom in taxation;
She'll kiss your Proclamation.
Our power supreme shall Yankies own,
Lay down their lives and riches :
To buy them--velvet breeches,
• Strong Addresses were presented by the iphabitants of Birna ingham and Manchester, to urge the continuance of the American war,
My trembling muse can ne'er aspire
Or fing these glorious days :
And scarce bear modest praise.
Elfe should I hail this lucky hour,
Britain fhall Pæans fing:
To ravish George our King * !
• Mr. Richardson, (the witness against Sayre, and therefore the Titus Oates of the Court) will produce undoubred evidence to prove this extraordinary falt.-The Lord Mayor elect, Mr. Sawbridge, encouraged his fister to this atrocious attempt, unparalle!ed even in her own history. ---Ms. Wilkis is also strongly surpected.
The dust and sweat on Putnam's brow,
But kneels to Madam Gage ?
Enough for me, if I rehearse
And prove my patriot zeal :
Though the King's touch might heal,
OCTOBER 27, 1775.
* To prevent malignant constructions, the author thinks him. self bound in honour to declare, that by Madam Gage he means Mrs. Gage, and not the General. At the same time he candidly owns a compliment was designed to the galant old wood-cutter, for his singular politeness to that lady.