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objects of this important undertaking, have held a meeting at Loughborough, for the purpose of considering and maturing the plan to be laid before the public. The result is, that a prospectus will be published for the establishment of a grand line of railway, for travelling and the carriage of all kinds of merchandise, from Derby, Nottingham, and Leicester, to a point of junction with the Birmingham and London railways, including a branch from the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire collieries.

The facility in transmitting cattle of all descriptions from the east coast of Scotland to the London market has caused thousands of acres of arable land to be appropriated exclusively to grazing. The graziers are in high spirits, and are stocking their farms and rearing cattle for the London market, where Scottish beasts are in great request, and bring remunerating prices. Before the introduction of the cattlecarrying steamers, the cattle from Scotland had to travel from the most remote parts of the Highlands to the interior of England and of the metropolis; and besides the expense of time, feeding, and attendance, the animals fell off considerably, and were not in proper condition when they arrived at their place of destination. By the steamers the cattle are only about 48 hours on the passage to London, and are landed in excellent condition. Ham curers are suffering severely from the best of bullocks being bought up for the English market, and the consequent scarcity of prime rumps for curing. The attention of the graziers to the rearing of stock, to meet the increased and still increasing demand, will in a year or two, we trust, enable them to supply the English and the home market. In the mean time rump hams that formerly sold wholesale at 5d. or 6d. per lb. cannot now be supplied at less than 6ļd., and scarce. Last winter the price was the same, and will continue so until the number of cattle raised is equal to the demand.

Education Returns.-In pursuance of an address of the House of Commons to his Majesty on this subject, Lord Melbourne has addressed a circular to the overseers of the poor of every parish or place in England, requesting satisfactory answers to the following questions :-A return of the number of schools in each town, parish, or chapelry, or extra-parochial place; which return, after stating the amount of the population of the said town or place, according to the last census, shall specify-i. Whether the said schools are infant, daily, or Sunday schools. 2. Whether they are confined, either nominally or virtually, to the use of children of the Established Church, or of any other religious denomination. 3. Whether they are endowed or unendowed. 4. By what funds they are supported, if unendowed, whether by payments from the scholars or otherwise. 5. The number and sexes of the scholars in each school. 6. The age at which the children generally enter, and at which they generally quit school. 7. The salaries and other emoluments allowed to the masters and mistresses in each school. And shall also distinguish--8. Those schools which have been established or revived since 1818; and 9. Those schools to which a lending library is attached.


... Bizitisi (From the London Gazette.) The names of those who were nominated for Sheriffs by the Lords of the Council, at the Exchequer, on the morrow of St. Martin, in the fourth year of the reign of King William IV., and in the year of our Lord 1833.

Bedfordshire-Charles James Metcalf, of of Stetchworth, Esq.; Francis Charles James Roxton, Esq.; Joseph Morris, of Ampthill, Pemberton, of Trumpington, Esq. Esq.; William Astell, of Everton, Esq.

Cheshire - Gibbs Crawford Antrobus, of Berkshire-Charles Archer Houblon, of Eaton, Esq.; William Astley, of Duckenfield, Welford-park, Esq.; Bartholomew Wrough Esq. ; Thos. Swettenham, of Swettenham, Esq. ton, of Woolley-park, Esq.; Philip Pusey, of Cornwall Charles Prideaux Brune, of Place pusey, Esq.

Padstowe, Esq. ; John Buller, of Morval, Esq.; Buckinghamshire-Sir John Chetwode, of Thomas James Agar Robartes, of Llanhdyrock, Chetwode, Bart. ; George Simon Harcourt, of

Esq. Ankerwyke-house, Esq. ; Sir William Law. Cumberland-Henry Howard, of Greystoke rance Young, of Princes Risborough, Bart. Castle, Esq.; Sir Francis Fletcher Vane, of

Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire-R. Hutton-hall, Bart.; Richard Ferguson, of Huddleston, of Sawston, Esq.; Richard Eaton, Harker-lodge, Esq.

Derbyshire-William Palmer Morewood, of Alfreton-hall, Esq.; Ashton Nicholas Every Mosley, of Congreve-hall, Esq.; William Bache Thornhill, of Stanton, Esq.

Devonshire-Samuel Trehawke Kekewich, of Peamore, Esq.; Henry George Cary, of Tor Abbey, Esq.; Edmund Pollexfen Bastard, 6. Kitley, Esq.

Dorsetshire-John Samuel Wanley Saw. bridge Erle Drax, of Charborough, Esq. ; Edward Doughty, of Upton, Esq.; Sir Henry Digby, of Mintun Magnor, Knt.

Essex - John Round, of Danbury-park, Esq.; Thomas William Branston, of Skreens, Esq.; George William Gent, of Mostyn-park, Steeple Bumpstead, Esq.

Gloucestershire – Josiah Gist, of Worm. ington Grange, Esq. ; Harry Edmund Waller, of Farmington, Esq.; Michael Hicks Hicks Beach, of Williamstrip, Esq.

Herefordshire-Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick, of Goodrich-court, Knt.; John Bleeke Lye, of Hereford, Esq.; Richard Webb, of Donnington-hall, Esq.

Hertfordshire-William Robert Phillimore, of Newbury, Esq.; Levi Ames, of Wheathampstead, Esq.; William Robert Baker, of Bayfordbury, Esq.

Kent-George Stone, of Chislehurst, Esq. ; John Ward, of Holwood, Esq.; Sir Edward Cholmley Deering, of Surenden, Bart.

Leicestershire- Charles Neville, of Holt, Esq. ; Henry Greene, of Rollestone, Esq. ; Thomas Frewen Turner, of Cold Overton, Esq.

Lincolnshire-Charles Keightley Tunnard, of Frampton, Esq. ; Christopher Turner, of Stoke, Esq.; Thomas Earle Welby, of Al. lington-hall, Esq.

Monmouthshire-John Buckle, of Mathern, Esq.; George Rooke, of Llandogo, Esq.; Charles Marriott, of Dixton, Esq. .

Norfolk - Robert Marsham, of Stratton Strawless, Esq.; Anthony Hammond, of Westacre, Esq.; Hudson Gurney, of Keswick. 1.all, Esq.

Northamptonshire - William Wood, of Brixworth, Esq. ; Lewis Loyd, of Overstone, Esq. ; William Harris, of Wootton, Esq.

Northumberland - William Roddam, of Roddam, Esq. ; Bertram Mitford, of Mitfordcastle, Esq. ; Thomas Riddell, of Felton-park, Esą.

Nottinghamshire - Slingsby Duncombe, of Langford, Esq.; Henry Saville Foljambe, of East Retford, Esq. ; George Walker, of East. wood, Esq.

Oxfordshire - William Francis Lowndes Stone, of Brightwell-house, Esq. ; John Fane, of Wormsley, Esq.; Thomas Stonor, of Stonor, Esq.

Rutlandshire - Edward Watson Smyth, of Gunthorpe, Esq.; Godfrey Kemp, of Belton, Esq.; Samuel Stokes, of Cadecott, Esq.

Shropshire - George Jonathan Scott, of Betton, Esq.; the Hon. Henry Wentworth Powys, of Berwick-house; Sir Ferdinand Richard Acton, of Aldenham, Bart.

Somersetshire - Francis Popham, of West Bagborough, Esq.; William Manning Dodington, of Horsington, Esq. ; Thomas Leir, of Weston, Esq.

Staffordshire-Hugh Henshall Williamson, of Greenway Bank, Esq. ; Thomas Hawe Parker, of Park Hall, Esq.; Edward Monkton, of Somerford, Esq.

County of Southampton - James Barlow Hoy, of Midanbury, Esq. ; Eyre Coote, of Weston Park, Esq. ; Henry Weyland Powell, of Lyndhurst, Esq.

Suffolk John Garden, of Redisham, Esq.; Robert Sayer, of Sibton, Esq.; Sir James Henry Blake, of Langham, Bart.

Surrey-George Thomas Nicholson, of Waverley Abbey, Esq. ; James Broadwood, of Lyne House, Esq.; Charles Barclay, of Bury Hill, Esq.

Sussex-Charles Dixon, of Stanstead Park, Esq. ; the Hon. Robert Curzon, of Parham ; John Davies Gilbert, of Eastbourne, Esq.

Warwickshire-Edmund Greswolde, of Mal. vern Hall, Esq. ; Francis Lyttleton Holyoake, of Studley Castle, Esq.; Samuel Tertius Galton, of Leamington Priors, Esq.

Wiltshire-Thonias Bolton, of Brinkworth, Esq. ; Henry Seymour, of Knoyle, Esq.; Walter Long, of Chalcott House, Esq.

Worcestershire-John Somerset Packington, of Westwood, Esq. ; Sir Edward Blount, of Morley Hall, Bart.: John Howard Galton, of Hadsor House, Esq.

Yorkshire-Henry Preston, of Moreby, Esq.; Richard Henry Roundell, of Gledstone, Esq.; Sir Thomas Aston Clifford Constable, of Bur. ton Constable, Bart.



Brookes, Mr., re-opening of his school of

anatomy, 398
Bulwer, År., his England and the English

noticed, 2 ; the work reviewed, 206,
Byron, Lord, Journal of Conversations with,

33, 413

Adelploi Theatre, performances at, 110, 235,

370, 511
Amphitrite, convict-ship, lost, 212, 317
Amulet, the, 362
Annuals, noticed, 360 .
Anonymous in Periodicals, on the, 2
Arabian Nights, dangerous doctrines of, 89
Arabian, the, a sketch from Nature, 94
Arctic Land Expedition, 515
Army, British, in 1833, return of, 239
Artists' and Amateurs' Conversazione, 506
Artists, British, winter exhibition of, 365
Arts, Fine. See Fine Arts

Useful. See Useful Arts
Aunts, my Two, 297
Aurungzebe, a Tale of Alraschid, noticed, 358
Ayre, Dr., on the treatment of the cholera,


Bank Charter Bill, debates oui, 246, 248
Bank of England, profits of, 238
Bankrupts, 115, 214, 380, 526 ·
Bartleman, the singer, 184.
Bayly, T. H., Esq., poetry by, 64, 142, 276,

300, 423
Beer, to prevent it from becoming acetous,

Belgium, steam-carriage in, 372
Berri, Duchess of, in La Vendée, 354
Beulah Spa, quality of the waters of, 496,
Billington, Mrs., her rich voice, 185, 455
Bills, private, 400
Biographical Particulars of Celebrated Per-

sons lately Deceased-William Wilber-
force, Esq., 97 ; John Heriot, Esq., ib.;
N. G. Clarke, Esq., K.C., ib.; Sir Harry
Goodricke, Bart., 225; Sir John Steven.
son, ib.; Hannah More, 226; Ferdinand
VII., King of Spain, 387 ; Rammuhun
Roy, 388; Richard Heber, Esq., 391 ;
Mr. George Robson, 394 ; Admiral Sir

Herbert Sawyer, K.C.B., 530
Biometer, the, or Moral Watch, noticed, 498
Birmingham Steam-Carriage, 399
Blessington, Countess of, her Conversations

with Lord Byron, No. X.,33 ; No. XI., 413
Bonnet, the last summer onc, 300
Book of Beauty for 1834, illustrations to it,

Bourrienne, M. de, madness of, 87:
Boyne, wreck of the, 371
Braham, his merits as a singer, 187
Bray, Mrs., her novels noticed, 502
Breton's Excursions in New South Wales,

&c., noticed, 502
Bristol and British Channels, communication

between, 254
Bristol and London Railway, 127
British Constitution, remarks on the, 406


Calcutta, hurricane at, 383
Campbell, Byron's opinion of his works, 36
Canada, state of affairs in, 528 .
Carmichael, Mrs., her Domestic Manners,

&c. of the White, Coloured, and Negro Po-

pulation of the West Indies, &c. noticed, 102
Carrvorrea, Roman antiquities discovered at,

Castle, Thomas, his Synopsis of Systematic

Botany, 359
Catalani, Madame, her splendid voice, 456
Cave, curious, described, 255
Celebrity, thirst for, 417
Chess, on the game of, 22
Church, the established, 370
City of the Clyde, the, 160
Clarke, N. G., Esq., some account of, 97
Clover, crimson, cultivation of, 241
Colonies, state of the, 123, 250, 383, 528
Comic Offering, the, 362
Commentary, Monthly, 86, 212, 340, 489
Commercial and Money Market Report, 114,

244, 381, 527
Commons, House of, proceedings in, 118, 248
Conversations with Lord Byron, 33, 413
Cookery, science of, in France, 404
Cooper's “ Headsman,” noticed, 229
“ Corn-Law Rhymes," Elegy by the Author

of, 431
Corporations, medical, 89
Covent Garden Theatre, perforinances at,

367, 508
Critical Notices of New Publications, 98,

227, 353, 496
Criticism, literary, 3
Crowe, E. E., Esq., his Lives of the most

Eminent Foreign Statesmen, noticed, 233
Culinary uteusils, improvements in, 525
Cumberland, Duke and Duchess of, leave

town for Berlin, 218
Curates of Ireland, 65

Dante, to the Portrait of, 180
D'Arcy, Henry, Esq., his letter to Charles

Vernon, Esq., 160
Davenant, Sir Wm., patent granted to, 259
Deaths, 124, 251, 391, 531
December Pastoral, 423
Dermoncourt, General, work by, 354
D'Haussez, Baron, his views of English so-

ciety, 403
Dick Dolesul, a sketch from Nature, 18

2 N

Dirge at Sea, 410
Divorcée Dévote, 25
Drama, the, 109, 234, 367, 508
Drawing-room Scrap-book, 363
Drummond, his poems noticed, 105
Drury Lane Theatre, performances at,'367,509
East Indies, accounts from, 383
Echo Song, 411
Edinburgh Cabinet Library, noticed, 499 .
Editorial Autocracy, 90
Egyptian Antiquities, 372
Elegy, by the Author of " Corn-Law

Rhymes,” 431
Ely's Winter Lectures, noticed, 104
Emigration, papers relative to, 110, 385
Engines, locomotive, 253
England and the English, by the author of

Pelbam, remarks on, 2; the work re-

viewed, 206
English, French Libels on the, 402
Eve, by the late Henry Neele, 452
Exposition of the False Medium and Bar-

riers excluding Men of Genius from the

Public, 497
Factory, the, 17
Far away, 411
Fashion, caprice of, 213
Female Convict-ship, the, 276
Ferdinand VII., sketch of, 324 ; his death,

386 ; biographical memoir of, 387
Fine Arts, 236, 365, 506
First of September, the, 52
Flattery, danger of, 42
Flowers and Plants, preserved, 517
Ford, Dr., his Zenobia, a drama, noticed, 107
Foreign States, affairs of, 123, 251, 386

Varieties. See Varieties, Foreign
Forget Me Not, noticed, 361
France, national education in, 519
French Libels on the English, 402
Friendships, habit of disclaiming, 418
Friendship's Offering, noticed, 361
Funds, state of, 115, 245, 382, 528
Gaieties, autumnal, 491
Gallery, national, design for, 215
Galt. John, his Autobiography, reviewed. 227
Garden pots, improved, 242
Gardens, how to lay them out, 521
Geographical Society, meeting of, 512
George, Prince, affliction of, ž18
Godoy, sketch of, 325
Goodricke, Sir Harry, Bart., some account

of, 225
Government, the, and the Trades' Unions, 475
Grattan, Mr., his acquaintance with the late

Edmund Kean, 7, 143
Great Britain, financial state of, 288, 446

-- in 1833, by Baron D'Hausscz,

-- state of affairs in, 116, 246, 382
Greece, affairs of, 123
Greek Anthology, translations from, 151
Greenwich Observatory, 238
Harrison, the singer, his merits, 182

Haymarket Theatre, the, performances at,

110, 234, 368,510
Headsman, by Cooper, reviewed, 229
Health, blessing of, 413
Heber, Richard, Esq., biographical sketch

of, 391
Heiress, a novel, noticed, 357
Hemans, Mrs., lines to, 93

poetry by, 410
Heriot, John, Esq., some account of, 97
Hero of Waterloo, 129
Herschel, Sir John, his 'Treatise on Astrono-

my, noticed, 230
Hester Malpas, story of, 463
Hidden literary treasure, 47
House of Commons, proceedings in, 118, 248

Lords, proceedings in, 116, 246
Howitt's Book of the Seasons, noticed, 360.
Hungerford Market, new, 219
Illustrations of Modern Sculpture, edited by

T. K. Hervey, Esq., 236
Incendiarism, remarks on, 489
Inhabitants of a Country Town, by Miss

Mitford-No. I., a Great Man in Retire-
ment, 152; No. 11., Peter Jenkins the

Poulterer, 278
Ireland, curates of, 65; education in, 128
Irish Tobacco, 400
Irish newspapers, duty paid on, 255,
Jones, Mrs. John, her Pic-Nic, 433
Justice, dignity of, 96
Juvenile Forget Me Not, 363
Kay, Stephen, his Travels in Caffraria, no-

ticed, 356
Kean, Edmund, Mr. Grattan's sketches of,

his acquaintance with, 7, 143
Kean, Mr., jun., narrow escape of, 220
Keepsake for 1834, illustrations to it, 507
Keightley, Mr., merits of his Mythology, 83
Kemble, Miss, her approaching marriage, 344
King's College, lectures at, 513
King's Theatre, performances at the, 109
Labourers, allotment of land to, 400
Laird, the Ruined, 171, 301
Landscape Album, 363

Annual, the, 362
Lardner's Cabinet Cyclopædia, noticed, 230
Library of Romance, noticed, 231
Lion's Mouth, the, 91, 352, 496
Literary Report, 108, 234, 365, 505

Souvenir, noticed, 362
Liverpool, commerce of, 398
Lives of Eminent Sovereigns, noticed, 105
London and Brighton Railway, 399

- and Greenwich Railway, 125

Cattle Market and Abattoirs, 397
health of the inhabitants of, 518

improvements, 340

-, University of, 125
Lonely Bird, the, 413
Loudon, Mr., his Notes on Gardens and

Country Seals, 375
Love's Alas ! 352

Lyre and Flower, the, 412

Old Bailey Experience, noticed, 100 .

Olympic Theatre, performances at, 511
MacBurnie, Robt., his Peasant's Posy, no Oriental Annual, the, 363
ticed, 103

Owen, Mr.; his Equitable Labour Exchange,
Malibran, Madame, on the genius of, 86

430 .
Malt-tax and its effects, 446
Man, a Great one in Retirement, 152

Paganini's Fiddle, 166
Mankind, Byron's opinion of, 33

Pardoe, Miss, her Traditions of Porttigal, 503.
Mann, Mr., his reaping machine, 374

Paris, suicides in, 373; on a residence at, 493
Marriages, 124, 251, 394, 531

Parliamentary Reporters, 91
- and departures, 342

Pasta, Madame, her vocal abilities, 460
Martin, R. M., on the financial state of Great Patents, new, 242, 379,525
Britain, 288, 446

Peel, Miss, portrait of, 367
Mary-le-bone Literary Institution, lecture at, Periodicals, notes on, 424

-- on the anonymous in, 2
Mayo, Herbert, bis Observations on the Inju: Peter Jenkins the Poulterer, 278
ries and Diseases of the Rectum, 232

Phædrus, does he deserve his reputation ? 80;
Medical Corporations, 89

his idle vauntings of himself in comparison,
Medico-Botanical Society, proceedings of,513 with Æsop, 82
Men and Books A challenge accepted, 79; Philosopher of the Odenwald, 266

Does Phædrus deserve his reputation ? 80; Picken's Traditionary Stories, noticed, 359
his idle vauntings of himself in comparison Pic-Nic, Mrs. John Jones's, 433
with Æsop, 82 ; merits of Mr. Keightley's Picturesque Annual, the, 362

Mythology, 83; Tales of Classic Lore, 85 Pilgrim's Evening Song to the Evening Star,
Merit, reward of, 96

Mitford, Miss, her Inhabitants of a Country Plagiarism, the order of the day, 426
Town, 152, 278

Plants, exotic, on the culture of, 112
Moments of Idleness, noticed, 503

Plumstead, murder at, 492
Montgomery's Lectures on Poetry, &c., no Poetry—The Factory, 17; Seasonable Dit-
ticed, 98

ties, by T. H. Bayly, Esq., 64, 142, 300,
Monthly Commentary, 86, 212, 340, 489 423; Sonnet, a Village Tombstone, 73;

Digest of Occurrences, 116, 246, To Mrs. Ilemans, by the Hon. Mrs. E.
382, 528

Norton, 93; the Arabian, a sketch from
More, Hannah, biographical account of, 226 Nature, 94; To Rosa, 95; Translations
Murray, Mr., his Manual of Experiments il. from the Greek Anthology, 151 ; To the
lustrative of Chemical Science, 107

Portrait of Dante, 180; the Female Con.
Museum of National Manufactures, 378

vict Ship, by T: H. Bayly, Esq., 276 ; Ode
Music, on the progress of, from the coma to Mr. Wilkins, 285 ; Love's Alas! 352;

mevcement of the present century, 181, 453 Words for Melodies, by Mrs. Hemans, 410;
My Travelling Acquaintance, by the author of Elegy by the Author of “ Corn-Law

“ Highways and By-Ways”-the Hero of Rhymes,, 431; Evé, by the late Henry
Waterloo, 129; the Philosopher of the Neele, 452 ; Stavzas, by L. E. L., 487
Odenwald, 266

Poor, land allotted to the, 253
My Two Aunts, 297

Poor-sales, official return of the amount of,

National Gallery of Practical Science, 522 Population returns, 372
Navy, British, in 1833, return of, 239

Portugal, affairs of, 123, 251,530
Neckcloths, black, explosion of; 489 Post-mortem Cngitations of the late Popular
Neele, Henry, lines by, 152

Mr. Smith, 74
New Monthly Magazine, à few words from. Prediction, the, noticed, 499
the Proprietor of the, 1

Provincial Occurrences, 125, 252, 395, 531
New South Wales, accounts from, 384 Publications, hew, critical notices of, 98, 227,
Newspapers, power of the, 408

353, 496 ; list of, 108, 234, 364, 505 ...
Nicholles, John, his work on the teeth, no.
ticed, 233

Rail-roads, remarks on, 343
Norton, Hon. Mrs., her lines to Mrs. He Rammohun Roy, biographical sketch of, 388
mans, 93

Reading and Writing, instruction in, 88
Notes on Periodicals, 424

Religion in women, 45
Nova Scotia, accounts from, 384

Remains, ancient, 127
Nurse M'Vourneen, noticed, 360

Reporters, Parliamentary, 91

Revenue, quarterly account of, 382
O'Brien, J. T., Sermons by hin, noticed, 501 - Ritson, Joseph, his Correspondence, 504
O'Connell, Mr., his complaint against the Robson, George, his death, 394
press, 119

Rodwell, Mr., his projected national school
October, the month of, is bad, 142

of music, 493
Ode to Mr. Wilkins, 285

Rogers’s Pleasures of Memory, illustrations
Odenwald, Philosopher of the, 266

to it, 507

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