Jubilee Jottings; The Jubilee of George the Third. 25th October, 1809. a Record of the Festivities with the Proclamations, Congratulatory Addresses, Etc

Jubilee Jottings; The Jubilee of George the Third. 25th October, 1809. a Record of the Festivities with the Proclamations, Congratulatory Addresses, Etc

By (author) 

List price: US$19.99

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1887 edition. Excerpt: ...patriotic, and the vocal part of the entertainment well selected. The Warden and Brethren of the Trinity House attended Divine service at the Holy Trinity Church, and afterwards gave a dinner. Every person receiving relief from that Corporation had two shillings, and each of the Marine boys educated through the benevolence of that Institution received one shilling. The Members of the Minerva Masonic Lodge, after joining the procession to and from the Holy Trinity Church, retired to their Hall in Princess Street, where they, together with a multitude of visitors, partook of an excellent dinner. Afterwards a subscription was made for the relief of the poor. The Lodge of Ancient Masons, which is held at the Fleece, did not join the procession, but dined at their Lodge Room. The Mayor and Corporation gave 50 for fireworks, in order to avoid the disagreeable consequences of illuminations. On the evening of Thursday, the day after the Jubilee, there was a ball and supper at the Assembly Rooms. About 170 ladies and gentlemen were present, amongst whom were many military and naval officers. The subscription for the relief of the poor amounted to about 800. The following congratulatory Address, agreed to at a public meeting, was transmitted by John Staniforth, Esq., and Lord Mahon, M.P. for Kingston-uponHull: --To the KING'S Moft Excellent Majefty. The humble Addrefs of the Mayor, Recorder, and Aldermen of Kingfton-upon-Hull. Moft Gracious Sovereign, V V Recorder, and Aldermen of Kingfton-upon-Hull, prefume to approach your Throne, to offer our moft fincere and heartfelt Congratulations to. your Majesty on the Commencement of the Fiftieth Year of your Reign; and our ardent Wifh that you may long live to receive, on each Anniverfary of this...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 82 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 163g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236593006
  • 9781236593009