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METEOROLOGICAL TABLE for September, 1802,
in. pts. in Sept. 1802.
Sept. 26 54 60 54 29,99 rain
52 60 49 29,80 fair 27 56 66 56 30,10 howery
59. 48 30,02 fair 28 62 76 | 63
13 4553 ,08 cloudy 29 66 82 69 ,28 fair
66 62 9864
57 31 60 57 ,19 foggy
16 56 73
,26 fair S. 1 60 73 55
17 57 72
57 ,26 fair
55 70 54
55 70 58
24 54 67
56 ,18 far 9 57 69 60 29,74 fair
25 5866 10 65 66
THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, For
Mr. URBAN, London, Sept. 3. Thomas Mills, A. M. from Lon** **s the origin of the don attended that at St. Peter's ;
* General Sea-bathing and the Rev. William Chapman, A Infirmary at Mar- A. M. of Margate, the chapel at
gate, and its pro- Ramsgate.
greifiveincrease, may In addition to these respectable **** Le traced in the pa. clergymen, the Rev. William Wilges of your interesting Miscellany ; liams, A. M. and the Rev. ChristoI am encouraged to claim your in- pher Nailor, A. M. preached at dulgence in inserting a farther ac- their own churches, at Birchington count of that falutary institution, and Minster, for the benefit of this which brings it to a degree of ma- charity; as did the Rev. Mr. turity, that may entitle its founders Townsend, the Rev. Mr. Richards, to anticipate its ftability, as long as and the Reverend Mr. Atkinson, science and humanity thall be at their respective places of worship. united, in facilitating the easy ac That the pious endeavours of the cells to medical aid, and in per- Clergy were successfully exerted, fecting the restoration of health to may be admitted from the liberal the lower claties of the community. collections every, where made at
To enlarge the finances of the the respective churches and chainftitution, in order to extend its pels, which amounted to 2421. and benefits, the aid of the pulpit has upwards. been fought, and the pious' exer The writer of this narrative was tions of the Clergy have ever been present at the church of Margate, successful. This was exemplified in where Dr. Knox occupied the pula particular manner on the sea- pit, and delivered a discourse that coatt, at Margate, Ramsgate, &c. excited the warmest approbation of To witness a plan fo' congenial to a large auditory. As soon as he Religion and Humanity, persons of left the pulpit, an eminent Divine, every rank in life, and of every de resident near London, whom I ago nomination of Religion, attended cofted in the church, said to me, on Sunday the 29th of August laft, " Tell Dr. Knox from me, that I at their refpe&tive churches and never heard a sermon that united meeting-houses in the vicinity of more scientific reflection with gethese places, for the purpose of of- nuine Gospel doctrine, delivered fering, as a part of their religious from any pulpit." duties, their charitable aid to the Whilit I introduce Dr. Knox in Geveral Sea-bathing Infirmary. a prominent point of view, let it Many Medical Gentlemen sacrifi- not be assumed that I mean to deced every pecuniary gratification, preciate the labours of the other and left the metropolis, to testify eminent characters who publicly their approbation of this inftitu- supported the Infirmary on this oction. The Divines, like a god-like cafion, as no superiority is infinu. phalanx, met together, and arrang- ated, where each was equally coned their stations at the different spicuous and satisfactory, as far as churches. The Rev. Dr. Vicefi- 'information could determine. But, mus Knox left Tunbridge purpose. with due gratitude to the respective ly upon this occasion, and attended preachers, let it be commemorated, die church at Margate, The Rev. that other auxiliaries oontributed to
diffuse the spirit of charity and be- of the patients, and expressed their neficence upon this occation; for, fatisfaction in the æconomy and wliat can be more impresive on management of the apartments and sensibility than to witness the fe- furniture; and in an especial manmale character in the attire of Cha-. ner on the improved state of health rity! In this angelic fituation stood in the patients, who on their part at the doors of the churches, to re- gratefully, acknowledged the kind ceive alms,
treatment they had experienced. Her Gracethe Dutchess of St. Alban's, Several of the patients excited coullierGraceibe Duchess ofl levouifbire, fiderable notice, each of whom Her Gracethe Duchess of Newcatile, must have loft an arın or a leg, by The Rt. Hon. Baronet Sv and Sele, amputation, in the opinion of the The Right Hon. Baroness Brownlow, surgeons pretent, hwd not the aid of The Honourable Mits Burton, the Inttiiution been thus opporlady leathcote, Mrs. Duti,
tunely adopted. Virs. Surange, and Miss Manners.
After visiting the Infirmary, the And let it not be forgotten, that company adjourned to kidman's the new Gothic chapel. underthe pa- lotci, where about seventy gentle. tronage of Lady Anne Erikine, was
men fat down to a plentiful dine this day opened, and devoted to the
ner, rendered not leis elegant by benefit of the Infirmary. Her Lady- the addition of a fine turtle, preThip attended in perfon, to promote tented by Thomas Keate', eiq.one the benevolence of this felicitous of the earliest promotors of the InSabbath ; and, when told of the dit:
firmary. tinguitbed characters who conde
The chair was excellently fupr icended to hold the plates, observed ported by Sir William Geary, who in her usual cheerful manner, • It has ever distinguitbed limtelf as is true I did not holi a plate, but I
a steady friend of this charitable inheld a chapel for the charity."
stitution. During the festival, a The service at the church was
Tum of money was presented by a scarcely concluded, when the fol- gentleman, who at the late niaf. lowing compofition was received.
querade at Margate had perfonated LINEs, written extempore, on seeing fome a poor foldier, acconspanied by a
Ladies of Rink culect the Contribu- lady in the clariter of a ballad tions for the Sea BATHING INPIRMARY at MARGATE, Aug. 29, 1802.
finger. When Beauty, Rank, and Youth, their
Thus concluded a day, in which ad impart,
conviviality, was chaliened and reTo pluck from fell Disease th’ervenon'í fined by the genuine fentiments of Such lovely champions for so good a cauis humanity, and beneficence scerned Insure success, and emulate applause. to maintain a contest with utility Who can relilt the eloquent arpe. I, Presented th:15 witi energetic zcz?
in the generous hearts of the com. All clailes join ou this auf;ycious day
pany; the report made after dinTo led a genial philofophic ray;
ner by the Treasurer, of the whole One gen’ral sentiment pervades the evhele, receipts, amounting, since the acExpands the heart, and elevates the ful; count delivered to the subscribers E’eu gold acquires a mere om led fine
in April last, to upwards of nicol. By yielding comitist leide? vc and la ne.
A FRIEND OF THE INFIRMARY. 05! may this intuisica ne'er decline, But like thelun with constant lutre thine! May future ages on its glory gaze,
Ir, URBAN, Sept. 4. And myriads snatch'd from death its (ro
MONG plies raise! ANN MURRY. No. 57, liigb-force, Margalt.
made in the support of Virtue and Early on the following morning, Religion, few have a better tenabout 20 medical and other gentle- dency than The GŲardian of men visited the infirmary, when EDUCATION; I wish you to rethe Faculty examined into the cases commend it to your readers, be
A which have of hate been
cause it seems calculated to for- of the natural genius of one of ward the same good cause which those flowers, which, as the Poet you have always strengthened; says, “ often blow unleen." Being though in a track widely different. directed to the cottage of Edwarz Its main object is the allistance of Longley, in Reading Itreet, a hamparents and guardians in the talk of let in the parith of St. Peter, I there education, by warning them against discovered there proofs of bis astothat cool in difference to subjects nithing abilities, labour, and perof a serious and important nature, severance, exhibited in the most which is vifibly increating ; in- exquisite carvings, in baffo-relievo, itructing them where to look for on the thells of four oftrich eggs. the lurking places of irreligion and The performance would give no infidelity; and guarding them in little credit to the graver of the exthe choice of books for children perienced artist; but when it is and advanced youth. The original conlidered as the work of a common Eljùy un Chrifiian Education I failor, wholly unacquainted with would more particularly recom the rudiments of drawing, and exmend; it is evidently from the pen ecuted with the aliistance of a pen• of one duly penetrated with a fente knife only; upon inspection it calls of the importance of religious for no little liretch of faith, to beknowledge, and drelles itself in lieve that such a work could be to a periuative voice to all who are performel : but such the fact unconcerned in the advancement of controvertibly is. youth.
Hehus generally divided the sides Of the Treatises on Education of the thell into tour grand circular which have from time to time departments, and the ends are enbeen given to the world, fone riched with two similar ones, leahave contributed to the caute ving the natural coating of the thell of truth, and fome to the establish on the interstices, which by its fine ment of error. By their mun- yellow colour weil relieves the comber they have too frequently cre partments, which are of a beautiated indecision in parents; and very ful ftatuary white, after the outer otten, thote which have been adop- coating is removed. Fach of the ted, have been found to infinuate compartments is enriched with difthe most corrupted principles ; fo ferent subjects, the drawing of that we may truly apply to their which is generally admirable, and authors, with a little variation, the the figures are highly tinithed; fo words of Solomon, They that much to, that though it was my have increo fed knowledge have in- intention that a drawing of one of crenfed forrow'." A Disquisition the shells should accompany this, then, calculated both as a guide yet as I found my pencil was uneand guardian to mnothers, in the qual to the talk, I forbare, rather early education of their children, than do injustice to the uncouth founded on the solid basis of reli- graver of this rural artit. gion, with an inmediate reference But with this, Mr. Urban, you to the ordivances and inftitution of receive impretlions in tin-foil of the Church of England, cannot the Sailor's return, and the Ass and but deserve the attention of those Panniers ; which you are conscious for whom it is designed.
cannot exhibit the finer strokes, Yours, &c. BENEVOLUS, nor fully retain the great expref
fion that I ailure you is manifest in Mr. URBAX, Sept. 5.
the countenances of the figures on None of my late rambles in the the originals : but, as they give
Ife of Thanet, I accidentally fomewhat of the out-line of the ftumbled on some wonderful proot's drawing, you, perhaps, may have