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SUPPLIES granted in the Fifth Session of the Eighteenth Parliament of Great Britain.
, JJbeember 2,1, 1890. tffjat I2&G00 seamen be employed, for three lunar
months, commencing 1ft January, 180*, including
22,696 Marines. For pay for ditto '> » '« •
For victuals for ditto » • •
For wear and tear of ships . . •
For ordnance sea-service on board such snip*
lunar months '•
For (he extraordinary establishment of ditto, for ditto .
That 58,528 men, including 4797 invalids, officers, and
For forces in the plantations, Mediterranean, Portugal,
and New South Wales . .'
For the militia, miners, and fenoiMes
lieu of small beer . . '. .,
For recruiting and contingencies for land-forces, and extra feed tor the cavalry . .... .
For volunteers, cavalry and infantry
For the department of barrack-master-general
For foreign corps t
For ordnance for the land service . . . .
£ «. i
For foreign and other secret services . . - » '55*000 0 O
For the suffering clergy ami laity of France \ . 60,000 0 O
For convicts at home . ... 8,000 0 0
To cover the Interest of exchequer-bills granted in 1?69 151,6+3 0 O
234,643 0 O
Total of supply , t 6,528,234 0 0
WAYS AND MEANS FOR RAISING THE SUPPLY.
For continuing the duties on malt, mum, cider, and perry . 750,000 For raising 4s. in the pound, upon pensions, offices, and personal
estates. For continuing certain duties on sugar, malt, tobacco, and snuff 2,000,000
'■ December 10. F<jr raising 3,500,000/. by exchequer-bills 4 . 3,500,000
Total Ways and MeaM £.a, 150,oo©
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HISTORY Of EUROPE.
CHAP, 1.' Return of Buonaparte from Egypt to France. — His Letter to the Army of Egypt. —The Companions oj his Voyage.—Arrives at Corsica.—And at Frejits in Provence. — Enthusiastic Joy with which he was every where received.—Proceeds by Lyons to Paris.—Hopes aud Co/ifidnice of the Pa-, rifians, and in general all the French_ centered on this military Chief.—' Situation of the French Republic at this Period, external and internal.— State of Parties.—War in the Western Departments.—Weakness and Halfmeasures nf Government.—Kew political Changes meditated by AM Sicycs. —Personal Interview between the Abbe and Buonaparte.—Buonaparte caressed and courted by all Parties.—The Army alone courted by him.—He favours and joins the moderate Party.—CharaRcr of Abbe Sieyes.—And of Buonaparte.—Splendid Fcnfil givn in Honour of Buonaparte.—ProjeH for a Change in t e Government and Constitution.—Necessarily communicated to considerable Number* oj the Members oj both Councils.—Yet kept Secret till the Moment oj Explosion.—The Council oj Elders empowered by the Constitution of J7t)5 to transport the I^gijluture whenever it should think Proper to any Commune within a certain Di/tance of- Paris —Command of the French Troops in and near Paris, vejied, by lhe,Councit oj Elders, in Buonaparte.—Translation of /he Legislative Bodies and the Direclory to St. Cloud . . , ... • P
The Village of St. Cloud filled with Troops, and Spcclalorsfrom Paris.—The Two Councils constituted there.—Resignations of the Diieflorial Office.— Motion in tlie Council- of Elders for inquiring into the Reasons Jar their . Translation to St. Cloud.—A Debate on this Sub/eel suspended, by a Motion for Slejsages to the Councilof Five Hundred and the Directory, which was agreed to.—fiuohnpar/c comes into the Isall and addresses a Speech to the Council of Elders, in which he /lutes tlie panger of the Country, and invites them to ifiociate their Wisdom with site Force they had placid under his Command'for its Salvation.—Opposition to Buonaparte, and a Change in the Constitution.—Buonaparte goes out and harangues the Soldiers audVhe People.—Returns,'and infills'on the Necessity of taking Measures for the Realization oj sacred Principles thai I1411I hitherto been only chimerical.— Motion by Dalphonse jor renewing the Oath us Fidelity to the Con/litution. —This Motion oppojed, and the De/efli of the Conj/itutiou bricjly [tuted.— The Council if Elders ad,ourhcd till nine o'Clock in the Evening.—Pro? cecdings in the Council oj five hundred.—Motion for a Cdmmitlec Jormak
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tng a Report t»i the tccual'Slate ofthe Nation.—Andproprjir.g Measures
C H A P. III.