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From IVnuctooe, two ihouauid five huudnd tigii- i ty. n i From IxH'.istana, four hundred thirty. From the Mississippi Terrkwy, five hundred twen two. From tue Indians Territory, five hundred forty nine. From the Illinois Territory, two hundred thir teen. From the Michi-evn Territory, sixty. Fruui the Missouri Territory, three hundred seven ty sis. Arid from the Territory of C Jurobit, four hundred thirty. Saturday, Drc. 3. Mr. Eftft' s, from the coimvii tee of Ways anti Means, which was instructed to enquire into the expediency of laying a duty on sala ried officers, on the fees of lawyers, and on Judicial proceedings, made a report unfavor able to tbo proposition ; which was ordered to lie ou the table. A Tr. Epfics, from the same committee, on the subject of the resolution moved by Mr. Harris of Tennessee, reported, that it is inex pedient to designate by law the Bank Notes which shall be 1 eccivable in payment for tax es ; which report was also ordered to lie on the table. THE ARMY. The House resumed the consideration of the bill “ making further provision for filling the ranks of the army of the United States.” Air. Pi:till of Conn, made a motion, the object of which was to strikeout of th« bill that part of it wdiich makes binding the en listment ot all persons from 18 to 50 years or age. After a lone debate, in which Messrs. Kimr of Mass. Ward, Grosvenor 8c Webster were the principal speakers against the bill, and Fisk, Sharp and Barnett its principal defen ders, there were For the motion 65 Against it 84 A motion was made by Air. Oakley to a mend the bill by adding thereto a new section, absolving any minor enlisted, who shall with in 4 days appear before a civil magistrate, 8c make oath that the enlistment was made by fraud or surprise, or whilst he was In a state of intoxication. Air. Seybcrt moved to amend the section by striking out the word * surprize.’ On which question the House adjourn ed. IN SENATE. Friday, December 3. The bill (reported some days ago) to au thorise the purchase of the library of Thoma$ Jefferson, was ordered to be engi ossed for a third reading. The following motion of Mr. Anderson, made some days ago, was taken up, 8c agreed to : Resolved, That the committee to whom was referred so much of the message of the President of the U nited States as relates to fnv.il aff .irs, be intruded to inquire into the expediency of making provision by law, that the office s and crews of the vessels authori sed to be onilt or purchased, by an act passed the fifteenth day of November, one thousand eight hundred and fourteen, may be entitled to receive the whole of the prize money Which may arise from the sale of such vessel or vessels, acd their cargoes, as they may capture, and which may be condemned as j food prize according to law ; and that the ■ committee have leave to report by bill or o therwise. Mr. King, from the committee to whom was referred the petition of sundry bankers and merchants of New-York, on the subject, reported a bill to incorporate the subscribers to the Bank of the United States of America. [Wa have not been able to lay our hands on this bill, but understand it is a bill materially of the same character as that first reported by the Committee of Way's and Means in the House of Representatives—the capital to be fifty millions of dollars.] The bill was read apd passed to a second reading. DESPATCHES—continued. NO. II. , AMERICAN NOTE. Tk& Ministers Plenipotentiary ami Extra ordinary of the U. Slates to the Plenipoten tiaries of his Britannic Majesty. Ghent, August 24, 1814. The undersigned, ministers plenipotentiary aud extraordin rv from the U. States of A merlca, have given to the official note which they have had the honor of receiving from his Britannic Majesty’s Plenipotentiaries, the de liberate attention which the importance of its contents required, and have now that of transmitting to them their answer on tuc se veral points to which it refe:s. They would present to the consideration of the British Plenipotentiaries, that Lord Cas tloreagh, in his letter of the 4th ofNoveniber 1813, to die American Secre tary of State, pledges the faith of the British government that “ they were willing to enter into discus sion with the Government of America for the conciliatory adjustment of the. differences sub sisting between the two states, with an ear nest desire on their part to bring them to a favorable issue, upon principles of perfect re ciprocity, not inconsistent with the establish ed maxims of public law, and with the mari time rights of the British empire.” This fact alone might suffice to shew, that it ought not to have been expected, that the American government, in acceeding to this proposition, should have exceeded its terms, and furnish ed the undersigned with instructions authoriz ing them to treat with the British plouip,,tcn tinries respecting Indians situated within the boundaries of the United States. That such expectation was net entertained by the Bri tish government, might also have been infer red from the explicit assurances which the British plenipotentiaries gave on the part of their government, at the first contcience which the undersigned had the hoflof- of hold ing with them, that no events, subsequent to the first proposal for this negotiation, had, in any manner,'varied either the dr position ct the British government that it might terminate in a peace honorable to both parties, or the terms up /n which they would be willing to conclude it. It is well known that the differences which unhappily subsist between Great Britain and the United States, and which ultimately 1« d to the present war, wer j wholly of a mari time na'urv, arising prin ipahy from the Bri tish orders in council, in relation to block - irk-, and from tue impressment r.f mariners ci board of American vt^sei-,—The bounda ry of the Indian territory u ad never been a f. ibjei.t of difference b-fw .en the two coun tries. Neither the principles of reciprocity, the rn x:Ds of pub.ic. la v, nor the maritime i ghts of the Bl it sh empire could require the p( ri.'.Htient est.ibiisluntnt of such b-undary. *1 he novelpre' ir. ions now advanced c«idd i.w i/ *rc b*vc been ar.tirq aletl bj d.e g<' .* .• »mment of the United States, in forming in- 1 itr actions for this negociation, than tie y seem i :o have Ik en contemplated by that of (Jreat Hi iiain in November 1 .st, in proposing it.— Ld. Castiereagh’s note m <k< s the termination if the war to depend on a conciliatory adjust ment of the differences then subsisting bc ween the two states, aud on no other conili lirn whatever. Nor could the American government have loreseca th .t (». Britain, in order to obtain peace lor the Indians, residing within the do minions of t'ae United St tes, v. hom she had induced to take part with her in the war, would demand that they should lie made par t* s to the treaty between tluMwo nation*, or > hut the boundaries cf‘.heir lands should be permanently and irrevocably fixed by that treaty. Such a proposition is contrary to the acknowledged principles of public lav.*, and to the practice of all civilized nations, particu I* of (.». Bi tiain ft cf the U. States. I is not founded on-reciprocity. It is unnecessary for the ait iinrnent of the object which it profess es to have in view. «> Nv» maxim ot public law has hitlierto been more uni vers dly established among the pow ers of Lur pe possessing territories in Ameri ca, and there is none to which (». Britain has mors uniformly and inflexibly adhered, than that of suffering no interposition of a foreign power in • relations between the acknowl edged sovereign of the territory, and the In dians situated ou it. Without the admission of this principle, there would be no intelligi ble meaning attached to stipulations estab lishing boundaries between the dominions in America of civilized nations possessing terri tories inhabited by Indian ;tribes. Whatever may be the relations of Indians to the nation in whose territory they are *hus acknowled ged to reside, they cannot be considered as an independent power by the ration which has made such acknowledgment. me vermory oi which it. ontain wishes now to dispose, is within the dnmin iuns of the U. States, was solcmly acknow led ged hy herself in the treaty of peace of 1783, which established their boundaries, and by which she relinquished all claims to the gov ernment, propriety, and territorial rights within tnose boundaries. No condition res pecting the Indians he aiding therein, was in serted in that treaty. No stipulation similar to that now proposed is to be found in any treaty made by G. Britain, or within the knowledge oi the undersigned, bv any other nation..... The Indian tribes for which, G. Britain pro poses now to stipulate, have, themselves, ac knowledged this principle. ■ By the Green ville treaty of 1795, to which the British ple l nipotentiaries have alluded, it ir expressly j stipulated, and the condition has been confir med by every subsequent treaty, so late as the year 1810, “That the Inman tribes shall quietly enjoy their lauds, hunting, planting and dwelling thereon, so long as they please, with out any molestation from the U. States ; but that when those tribes, or any of them, shall be disposed to sell their lands, they are to be sold only t, the U. States ; that until such sale, the U.'States will protect all the said Indian tribes in the quiet enjoyment of their lauds against all the citizens of the U. S. and against all ether white persons who intrude on the same, and that the said Indian tribes again acknowledge themselves to be under the protection of the U. States, and of no other power whatever.” That there is nc reciprocity in the propo sed stipulation, is evident. In prohibiting G. Britain and the U. States from purchasing lands within a part of the dominions of the latter power, while it professes to take from G. Britain a privilege which she had not, it actually deprives the U. States of a right ex clusively belonging to them. I he proposid.eu is also utterly unnecessary tor the purpose of obtaining a pacification ter the Indians residing within the territories of the U. States. The undersigned have alrea dy had the honor of informing the British plenipotentiaries that under the system of li beral policy adopted by the U. States in their relations with the Indians within their territo ries, an uninterrupted peace had subsisted from the year 1795, nc't only between the U. States and all those tribes, but also amongst those tribes themselves fora longer period of tiijie than ever had been known since the first settlement of N. America. Against those Indians the U. States have neither interest n .r inclination to continue the war. Thev nave nothing to a.sk t.f them but peace.— Commissioners on their part hive been ap pointed to conclude it, and an armistice was actually made last autumn with most of those tribes. The British government may again J* ive induced some or them to take their side in the war, but peace with them will necess c.ii,:__.. ^ / -W —J U null VJ. 1^1 tain. To a provisional article, similar to what has been stipulated in some former treaties, '■engaging that each party will treat for the Indians within its territories, include them in the peace, and use i'. H>est endeavors to pre vent them from committing hostilities against the citizens or subjects of the other party, the undersigned might assent, and rely on the approbation and ratification of their go vernment. They would ah>.', tor the purpose of securing the duration of peace, and to pre vent collisions which might interrupt it, pro pose a stipulation which should preclude the subjects or citizens cf each nation, resjrecU ively from trading with the Indians residing in the territory of the other. But to surren der Irotb the rights of sovereignty and of soil oyer nearly one third ofthe territorial domi nions of the U. States to a number of Indians not probably exceeding twenty thousand, the undersigned are so far tram being instructed or authorized, that they assure the British Commissioners that any arrangement for that purpose would be instantaneously rejected by their government. Not only has this extraordinary demand been made a sine qua non, to l»c admitted without discussion, and as a preliminary ba sis ; but it is accompanied by others equally Inadmissible, which the British plenipotenti aries state to be so connected with it, that tlyy may reasonably influence the decision o* the Undersigned upon it, yet leaving them Uninformed, !nvv tar these other demands may also be insisted bn as indispensable con ditions of a peace. As little are the undersigned instructed or empowered to accede tA the propositions ef »hc British government, in relation to the mi litary occupation cf the v/estefn 1 jf i!i"v uaye found the proposed into* feronce of f». Britain in the concu rns <»t fm'ians reaming wi hin t'ue United States utterly Incompatible wrh anv established in; x:m of public law, *bvy me tio lest :.t a loss to disci <-r by vh:»t rule of perfect reciprocity ti e United States ton Ik- required t.> renounce their equal right nf tn..iiitaioiii,;*.i n*yn* force upo tin c. iaf^s, • d oi lot til, .i g their cv u s o ii, while I jreat Britain reserves exclusively the c<v •espon'hng rights to herself. That in poi.t -f military preparation, Great Britain in her ? s»v sskns in North An.erica, ever his bee • n a condition to be termed, with propriety. ;he weaker.power, in comparison with the United States, the undersigned believe to be incorrect in point of fact. In regr.nl to the tortifications of the shores and to the forces actually kept on foot upon those frontiers, they believe the superiority 'to h *ve always ixeii on the side of Great Britain. If the proposal to dismantle the forts upon her shores, to strike f.rever her military flag up an her lakes, and lay her whole frontier de fenceless in the presence of her armed am! fortified neighbor, has proceeded, nut from G eat Britain t<S the United States, but from the United States to Great Britain, the un dersigned may safely appeal to die bosortis of his Britannic ’s plenipotentiaries for the feelings with which, not only in re gard to the interests, but to the honor of their nation, they would haw received such a pro posal. What would Great Britain herself say, if, in relation to another frontier, where she has the acknowledged superiority of j strength.it were proposed that she* should he ! reduced to a condition even of equality with the U. States? The undersigned further perceive, that un der the allcdged purpose of opening a to. wet communication betwe n two of the Rii tish provinces in America, the British govern ment require a cession of territory firming a ; part of one of the states of the American n nion, and that they propose, without purpose specifically alledged, to draw the boui'.dan line westward, not from the Lake of the Woods, as it now is, but trom Luke Superior. It must be perfectly immaterial to the IT. S whether the object of the British government in demanding the dismembern ent of the U. S. is to acquire territory, a.» su. h, or for pur poses loss liable, in the eyes of the world, to he ascribed to the dcs:re of aggrandizement. Whatever the motive may be, and with what ever consistency views of conquest mav be (iiSwiuimeu, while demanding tor herself, or f "V the Indians, a cession *f territory more ex tensive titan the whole island of G. B. the da te marked out for the undersigned is the same. T. hey have no authority to cede any p *rt of the territory of the U. S. ami to no stipulation to that elvsct will they subscribe. The con 'itions proposed by G. Britain have no relati. n ^o the subsisting differences between the tun countries; they are incon sistent with acknowledged principles of pub lic law ; they are founded neither on recipro city nor on any of the usual b.ises of negoci ation, neither on that of the uti possidetis, or of status ante bellum : lh:-V would inflict the most vital injury on the United States, by dismembering their tvrritoyy, by arresting their natural growth a.:d increase ef popula tion, and by leaving their northern and west ern frontier equally exposed to British inva sion. and to Indian aggression : they arc, a bove all, dishonorable to the U. State s in de manding from them to abandon territory and a portion ol their citizens, to admit a foreign inter ft- retiee in their domestic concerns, and to cease.to exercise their natural rights on their own shdTes and in tlteir own waters. A treaty concluded on such terms would be but an armistice. It cannot be supposed that America would lon& submit to conditions so injurious and degrading. It is impossible, in tne natural course of events, that she should not, at the first favorable oppoi tunity, re rr io arms, for the recovery of her territory, of her rights, of her honor. Instead of settling existing differences, : nia peace would only create new caus. s of war, ,-ow the seeds of a permanent hatred, and lay the foundation of hostilii ies for an indefinite- period. Essentially pacific from her jKilitical insti tutions, from the habits of her citizens, from her physical situation, America reluctantly engaged in the war. She Wishes for peace ; bur she wishes for it on those terms of reci procity, honorable to both countries, which can alone render it permanent The caus es of the war between the United States and Great Britain having disappeared by the maritime pacification of Europe, the govern ment of the United States does not desire to continue it, in defence of abstract principles, which have for the present, ceased to have any practical effect. The undersigned have been accordingly instructed to agree tn its ter mination, both parties restoring whatever ter ritory they may have taken, and both reserv ing all their rights in relation to their respec tive seamen. To make the peace between the two nations solid and permanent, the un dersigned were also instructed, and have been prepared to enter into the most arnica me discussion ot all those points cn which dif ferences or uncertainty *had existed, and which might hereafter tend in any degree whatever to interrupt the harmony of the two countries, without, however, making the con clusion of the peace depend upon a successful result of the discussion. It is, therefore, Abth deep regret, that the undersigned have seen that other views arc entertained by the British government, and that new and unexpected pretensions are raised, which, if persisted in, must oppose an insurmountable obstacle to a pacification. It is not necessary to refer such demands to the American government for its instruction. I hey wiil only be a fit subject of deliberation, " hen it becomes necessary to decide upon the expediency of an absolute surrender of nati onal independence. The undersigned request the British pleni potentiaries to accept the assurance of their high consideration. (Signed) JOHN Q. ADAMS, J. A. BAYA1U), H. CLAY, JON A. RUSSELL, A. GALLATIN. To the Plenijiotmtiarire of Savannah, Nov. "9. SAUCY JACK’S CRUIZE. Arrived yesterday, at this port, the fine, fast sailing privateer schooner Saucy J ack, John P. Chazel, commander, from a’cruise of 70 days—with her prize the British schooner Jane, with rum, sugar, shrub, fee. The Saucy Jack has had a very severe engagement with a bomb-ship, in which she lust ft men killed atid lo wounded, among the latter is Mr. John stujb her first licut.* Sue has a full cargo of British dry goods, taken out of a large snip she had captured, bound to Aux ('.ayes from Greenock. The probable value of the goods brought in is said to be between seventyci eighty thousand dollars. The Samy J.ck I1.vti.t90 brought in twenty prisoner and p., l three times that number, during her cruise. Capt. Chazel ha» politely furnished the E ditor ol the* Republican witha file of Jamah a i papers to the 10th imb from which very in- I * See the BritSh account pvblishtd t.-dey j ^renting extracts will he found in this day’s ' paper. /•Vmm th* l.trr Bonk cf the Saucy Jack. September 20, captured the English schr. Sujrd t f 1*01.1 New-pt evidence to (’ <i 'kt(l ls • •rd, iidffn with c *rr* and bmr. and c~derc:l f v a port in the Islm «: of Cuba, ■which was af tcrwaiVis r* - aptuiaal by ti.e English brig l- res!:. <)• t. 11, 7 o’clock A. M. c: ptured an English sleep in b-lb st from Lucia to K;U rnonth ; Sit half past f, saw a mail of war brig standing in chase, took s.me sails and rigging out oi lire sic» p, and after detaining five pri soners gave her up to the passengers—at nine, lost s»ght of the brig. < Jctober l Jth, boarded tilt* Engii*>l» si la Miner VVen^le, with H; ur and salt provisions—Ifttb, captured two Lngbsh schooners, the Mnry and K.in'rstcn Packet—gave the Alary up to the cap'nui, i ami pm on board ut her the crews of the VVea- i zie, £<c. l'he Kingston Packet having a I small brass gun on hoard, put J. Fowlqr and j n:n ; im it in her, with small arms, and order- ! ed her to cruise m shore. At 3 A. M. the Pai ki t captuivdaiid burnt the sloi.p Cvrns from Kim k liver bwuml to Green bland— t. iu liuui .s sfte, wards, the Packet fi 11 m with th** sloop I tiends, ludened with pi’Ovision*— sent five men on b>.ai\l of her and oi'dercdher in. luih, cat itutr.d the slrxip J me, captain Lew. froiu Kingston to Montego Bay, with provi.ioi.s—tfxk her ca'go and gave her np to the pi isoners. Out Si, at 6 P. M. Gape I'Li<Ton bore east by south and Nnvasa south east by south distant 20 n.ili s—at 10 P AI. hove too in company with the Packet, »>ur tenner. At 1 A. M.saw two ships standing to the westward—gave chaste, and at 2 Uing within gun shet, tired three shots at them fn;rn our iorgguns, on which,» ne of the ships returned the fire and both immediately shor tened s >il. At 6 A. AI being .withi n half gun shot of them found that one mounted 16 and the other 18 guns, but did not appear to be well nm: neck At 7 hoisted our colors and j big mi the engagement with the nearest ship — uc tc.n minutes past seven boarded her on the larboard beam and then f und her to be full ti*.‘*'V<’'IC,’s' Saucy Jaik oa perceiving this, immediately sheered off, when tlie two slims continued to chase her until a quarter befi iv 8 o’clock, pouring in at the same time a constant fire of grape and musquetry—it was 8 frclock before trie Saucy Jack got out of tench of the enemv’s guns-. • In this engage ment the Sau. y Jack had 8 men killed and 15 wounded—received two balls in her hull and her spars and rigging were very much cut ut». November I :.t i P. M. spoke a Spanish schr. frnm ( tmai«-o .1 .. i *. 1. *. r _1 I that sever <1 ships full of troops had arrived from Uarbadoc s and that tluy were to prp cve'j to Louisiana. At 8 A. ’ M. spoke our tender, who iiit. l ined us that a sh'p from Ja maica hound to Jeremit stated that the ships we engaged had three men killed and seve ral wounded, and that they were both full of troops. 6tli, at 6 A M. saw a ship within about t miles to the southeast. The ship bore down tor the Jack, and at 7 o’clock she hoisted 1-. iglish colors—when within half gun shot of the ship the Jack fired her two long guns at her which she returned by a broadside ; and after an engagement of near an hour close quarters she struck, and proved to lie the English ship Amelia, capt. Smith from Green ock hound to Aux Cayes. Took possession of the ship and commenced repairing dama ges. November 7, found that the prize had dry gotds on board and immediately com menced getting the best of them on board the Jack. In the action with the Amelia the Jack had one man killed and one wounded, loss of the British four killed and five wounded.— 1 ue Amelia had a cornpli ment of twenty four men and mounted 2 long G’s, 2 long 9’s and S 12 pound carromdes ; and was pierced for 18 guns. November 14. the shore of Cuba bore to the southward 6 miles distant- -The ship Amelia and tender in company—at half past 5, saw a brig to the southeast which gave cil ice—made her out to be a ;i>an of war, took the crew out of the Amelia and set fire to her, and ordered the tender in shore- —the Jack then made sail from the brig, which s!\z lelt very fast, and finally lost sight of her.- — 17th, oil the Isle of Pines, spoke the Ameri can cartel schr. Orion, capt. ftitchell, from New-Orleans, to Si. Jago tie Cuba, with 2lA» passengers. November 19, fell in with and took charge of the English schooner Jane, At field, master, from Kingston, (Jamaica) bound to St. John’s, (N. B.) put a prize master and 6 men on board oi her, with orders to keep in company. On die 28th Nov. anchored, with our prize the Jane, at Tybec light. The jillpuintintr I < Wn. I,T•■> „ i... ter from Mil ledge ville of tne 24th instant., wnich states that the legislature adj mr. ;ru sinetlie, on the 23d after p issing the law for st iv of executions, for 12 months, on the debtor giving freehold security, by a constitu tional majority. No executions can be is u«sd against any person in the state who is in the service of his country. SAUCY JACK’S RENCONTRE. Kingston, (.lam.) Nov. 2. i cs'.ertlay itioming, the \ oimnolxiftil) ship capt Price and transport ship Gulden Fleece, froip the Chesapeake, having on board 250 tiv ] s, appeared in the offing, but lrom the baffling winds, were not enabled to reach Port Koyal at the time this paper was put to press. On Sunday night, about 12 o’clock, «iT the Navnssa, the Volcano perceived a schooner stniiduig towards Iter, which fired several sl.ot, when they were returned. The Volcam shortened sail, in order that the schooner ring,it approach her. At about eight ©’clock tne following morning, sin* wes ascertained to be a large black vessel with white streaks, which run alongside and attempted to board, but finding that the Volcano was not a mer chantman, she endeavored to sheer off, at which time several vollies of nitisqu* try and great guns were discharged at her, that swept her deck and killed most of those who en deavored to board, when the remainder were pvrcem d to run below. I he Volcano then chased her for three miles, but percfivin/ no probability of coming up with he r, relinquished the pursuit. Dur ing the Contest, a very enterprising ttl cer of marine artillery, Lieut. VV. 1*. Futeen, and \.Mn seamen were kilhd, mid two men wounded. 1 he ptivateer had in company ab.lahoo schooner, which did not attempt to afford her any assistance ; she mounted mx carriage guns on a pivot, and was full of men, Kingston, xvovtmbvr 5. Rear admiral Malcolm, in the Royal Oak. >'4 guns, captain Dix, widi the other ves« N < war and transpoits, intended to fi rm part o1 Lhc expedition to sail from Negrd, arrived at that port on Wednesday la ;t, i h" follow mgvessels came to anchor in the offir g 1 .st night. His majesty’3 idiips Phfltwgenet, rf 74 guns’ c»p...in Lioyd ; Rota, Hi, cap% liom.ervive ; *tv’ O.r»i*tion,brigof 18, rapt.Henth^m, from a crtn/.c O'1* r aval, and the V.mttlous brig cap tain Gore, from Ncgril. On the 1st September, the Plants* genet re captured liie brig Vittoii: wbe h' bad been aptuml by the Sparkt-r, American pri vateer, she was from Greenock to N» v. foundland, with drv &c. Captrm i.loyd squt Pie Vittoria Lr her or ieinal destin ation. Gdl‘the Western Islands on the 15th of Sep tember, the Piant .genet spoke the Aeal< us. 74, captain Anderson, tV;n Portsmouth to Quebec, with 2-1 b artificers on board. The Ac:dons was intended to be laid up at Que bec. a»id her crew employed on the Lakes. Battic \euh the Privuteer Gent ml t>< v-t roi/tf. On the Q *th Sept* inker, the Pl&ntagt n: t, Kota and Carnation, touched at Faya:, and on a boat from the former going ashore, she was fired at by a large privateer sth<> ucr, wmch killed an officer and tw » men ; short ly after, it wrs ascertained that she w..» an. American, and was the General Armstrong. .Her having broke the neutrality of the pm by such conduct, b* ats ft mu the Mpi.unv.xi wcie immediate!v uispatciad sM'ter hurj but the cr« w losucd nee to the rocks under pro tection of the fort, and repaired to the *•.: mit nt i Jic cliffs, from whence they kept up a destructive hre on the boats as they ap proach, d, and wc arc sorrv to add that lieu tenants Rowcrbunk, Coswell and Regers, of the Kata, was killed, as well as 28 sca lnvn, and 85 wounded, the first, fourth ai d filth lieutenants of the Phuitagcnet, we wounded, ai d -2 seamen killed, a:ul £4 wcimded ; the boats then retreat tfi anrt the C.o-ui.tr 11 went clese to the privateer the next^ m ‘ruing, and after tli^clurfpl g one or tw(v,)if)adsitJes, she was entirely sib.tndcr.cd. Faptuii. Ik etham then took posse .siou, and Miidmg her mu- Jh shattered, burnt her tv. water’s edge. The privateer had b-on 1J days !: oni New-York, and was fity ft cut t .r a nine nionths’ cruize. She mounted cig.,t Lug nines and a twenty-four pound* r « u .1 pivot, with a r.mmVmpiit ..r m ...... it... consort, tla Grampus, was miizing in the; neighborhood <<f the Canary Islands. The wounded men of the squadron, wue sent to Eugluiid on hoard the CnHyso and Trieste. OfT Antigua, the P’antagenet spoke the Barrosa frigate, and learnt Irom her ihat the Islancs ceded to the I'rencli had Octal givcti up. On the 21st uit. the l'lantagenet spoke tl e Amphion frigate, cap*. Stewart, with’ 5 trans-^ p.-ris under conv.'.y lanind ui Kernmilu. ’ITc Amphion sailed from the Cove of Cork cr, tl.; Ltd ot September. Kixostov, Nov. 7. i h? following are the vessels of war which have arrived at Negril : Royal Oak, 74, re r adrr.i ilV.alr.oro . enp ta:u Y\ root actelg ; Dictator, (<u mod en flute) t.l, honorablecajita.ii Crottoo, .vm". !>• " b,f, capt. Ca.(liter, Speedwell scIiom.ir, nail tender, mid nine transports with tiix. . ui beard. I ,. ’ ' Nsr^'toier 8. The Seahorse fri.mfe, C -.plain Grv.cn, proceeded tiom the Chesupe. for Penan-. cola, at the sauu time asdic other vessvis of war for this Island. on acciAirit of seme dis patches received Ly a small \esaH from thence. 1 he seal of the Northumberland District Court \ irgiuia, made of silver, h w lag enj' a ved thereor.au emblem of Justice St a column alongside, with a cap cflib. vty <>., .i d .est mg on the colunm, enclosed m a wt.oucn ca.ae n sLn blir.g a Bible, which led into possession ot a soldier at one of the recent attacks on the American shore, has been broifeht tc this city by him. Jamaica, November 10. rite transport brig Britannia, Laiiig, \\ hirh sailed Irom the Chesapeake in company wu!i the squadron under Admiral Malcolm, (bat separated trorn them the night after) came .to am hor at Port Royal yesterday._ Messrs. Fed Holland an I Crosbic, attached to the paymaster general’s department, arri ved in hcr^ By the trial we have been farcied wiru New Brunswick papers to the 15th ait. and rer.i uda Gazettes by the. F.ag.ctte, to the -f.h uit. In. m which we have made several extracts. I.' r Hill, with tiie exp*-:! tic.n under his command, (the in« j.s said to e.mcut.t t-. 30, uoO mi n ) w s goii g into Halifax r,n the loth uit iite Stirp:ze frig.te h ving sien cue of b.» • essels, and afterw au’ils CMiiiemikaited the in formation at Sr. George’s Bermuda; where she had arrived.—„\^r so ! S’• Alexan i- Cochrane load g^ne on to IlHifax as fust stated, hut it was suppo s'd w* ten Jed visiting the Wind ward Isl ands, and afterwards proceeding from them e toj«,i.i ..ie expedition to sail iroin tuis coio* *,y Cuhacoa, October 2$. I lie schonrer Elizabeth, from I.a Gnayra, hts brought intelligence of the it'-capture of Cum an u by tiie Royalists, under the active Box es, who entered that city on the 16th inst. after routing the independents with consider able 1. ss. It is added that the victors showed little mercy to the inhahit:.nts, in rev- ye for having, during the short time th» y were in pos session of the town, put to death all the Spa III K 1*4 IS LY> CVlVilf-1*. t.. H.oin --. * Ti is greatl) t« be lamented that this savage warfare still continues. St.C.rouge's, (Bermuda)Oct. 35. Cant».in Kcnah of th<- iEtna bond., lost his life in an attack on some militia in tne Poto mac. Kingston, October 22. The American privateer Sr.ucy Jack has Iv en committing considerable depredations on the Coasting trade. She has within these 12 days cantored the following droggers, v.r : schrs. Kingston Packet, F. rtune : Montego Ilay, Rodgers ; Wenzel, Rimed ; Mary, I smjs ; and sloops Jane, Levy, and Friends, ..umpnries, besides two from Ocho Rios, whofe names are nut exactly asc< rtrdnul, but one supposed to be the schooner Provider., e, Downie. "Kite following is ?n extract of a letter dated Savannalla Mar, October Id. “ 1 am sc rry to Inform you that the Atncr i an privateer Saucy Jack, is at th:s moment off our hnrb .r, &. captured 0 sloops £c school, - is, via: the Kingston P:.#. et, Wenzel. Friends, Mary ; the other names ] do not learn, last a was set on fire 'ids nv.min? ■I<> rind*_ * FijitEI <>2n . Continuation of Latent L'ortrn X Pajicra, received Ly the Cha .. - Since i nr laft was ion u'1, * * jf the Mercantile Advertiser, nave reoeivcu rom a.i esteemed f-’end, London pnr< . } <>\ r Times) to th ■ 27th of Oct indusivr, and (xiient papers uf the £Jdi . l" he same men.’.