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By the Borneo, from Bencoolen :~Misses Susan Boyes and Nash ; Master Nash, and two servants.

By the Topaz, from the Mauritius :-Lieut. P. Fitzgerald, 29th Foot.

By the Susan, from Madras : Col. Hamilton; Maj. Cole ; Lieuts. Macgregor, MacKeane, Birch, and Hart; Mesdames Thomas and Bromhead ; and 48 invalids of 45th Foot.

By the Mountaincer, from Bombay :-Capt. Thomas Haviside.

By the Madeline, from the Mauritius :- Capts. Cochrane, (from Calcutta,) Parker (Isle of Wight); Messrs. Sergeant and Robinson, and Mrs. Sergeant.

By the Alfred, from China :-Mr. James Ilberry, merchant.

By the Indian Chief, from Bengal :-Lieut.-Col. J. Puller; Mr. Jas. Stewart, merchant; Master Fuller; Mrs. and Miss Fuller, and two servants.

By the Othello from Bengal :--Capt. J. Kennedy ; Lieut. W. Ellis, Wm. Earle, Esq: ; Mrs. A. Burns; Misses S. and A. Burns, and two servants.

By the Palambam, from Bombay ; Capts. Frederick Browne and Wm. Eyre, and Mr. John R. Shower.

By the Thames, from Bengal :-Lieut. Sykes, 45th reg., and Mr. William Brandon.

By the James Sibbald, from Madras :-Major Irving, Ist Mad. N.I. : Capts. Macdonald (Royals) and Metcalfe (Mad. N. I.); Lieuts. Fothergill, (48th foot,) Armstrong, (30th foot,) and Currie (9th Mad. N. I.); Ens. Colebeck, 4th N. 1.; Dr. M'Leod; Mr. Tabor; Messdames Armstrong and Newmarch and child; Masters W. Lambe and Metcalfe, 80 invalids, 9 women, and 6 children of the 30th and 89th regs.

To CorresPONDENTS.

Several Articles communicated from Bengal and Bombay-a Letter from Madras-an Article on Courts of Justice, from the Cape -and a Letter from a Retired Surgeon of the East India Company's Army on the Medical Service of Indiaare unavoidably deferred till next month.

We have continued, in our present Number, the plan of giring the information reaching us from the several Presidencies, under the respective heads of the communications themselves. The minor incidents of News to be gleaned from the Indian Papers, are so scanty and unimportant as to be not worth repeating, especially as the little so to be obtained is now generally given in the Papers of the day, and thereby loses its novelty und interest. That, however, which the Daily Papers do not publish, namely, the Civil and Military Promotions, Births, Marriages, Deaths, and Shipping Intelligence of India, will still have its accustomed space.

INDEX

TO THE SIXTEENTH VOLUME

А
Arbitrary Taxation of the East India Company; efforts making in Bengal to
resist the, 147.

America, Spanish, 249.
African Association, and Ledyard the Traveller, 261.
Algiers, State of, 289. Geographical Description, 289. Population, 290.
Character of the Inhabitants, 291. History, ib. Military Force, 293. State of
the Christian Captives, before and since the Expedition of Lord Exmouth, 295.

-4pprehended Danger, Groundless Nature of the, of a Free Press in India, 360.

Appeal to the Editor, Letter of, from an unknown Correspondent at Boin-
bay, 569.
Arracan, State of our newly acquired Territory in, 169.

B
Bengal Army, Declining Attachment and Fidelity of the, 113.
Births, 211, 395, 593.
Bengal, General Letter of News from, 376, 565.
Buchanan, Grant to Captain Thomas, 194.

с
Censorship of the Press in India, Origin, History, and present State of the, 65.
297. 447.

Colombia, Recollections of, in 1812, 120.
Carnatic Debt, Debate at the East India House on the, 203.
Civil and Military Intelligence, 204, 391, 583.
Captive, The, to his Harp, 248.

College of Physicians, Manifesto of the, 266. Intended Petition to Parlia-
ment of the Independent Physicians, 275.
Court of Directors, A Call to the, 365.
Committee, Letter of Mr. Babington's Successor in the, 417.
Cyrenaica, Recent Travels in the, 494.
Capture of the Chief Mate, of the Brig Meridian, Narrative of the, 581.
Central India, Reported New Government in Upper and, 164.

D
Dimensions of the Ancient Egyptian Cubit, Determination of the, 142.
Deaths, 211, 395, 593.
Despotism, 279,
Discontinuance of the ‘ Shems al Akhbar,' a Native Newspaper, 175.

Debate at the East India House, 194. Grant to Captain Thomas Buchanan,
ib. On the Stamp Regulations in Calcutta, 198. On Imprisonment for Debt
in India, 201. On the Suspension from Office of an Indian Judge, 202. On the
Burmese War, ib. On the Native Languages, 203. On the Carnatic Debt, ib.

Drama, The Chinese, 467.
Dillon, Trial of Captain, 547.
Oriental Herald,,! . 16.

2 S

E
East India Company, Claims of the, to the Right of imposing Taxes without
Limitation, 1.

Enthusiasm, Lines to, 63.
Emigration, and the East India Company's Monopoly, 129.
East India Company's Army, proposed Improvement in the, 145.

Expedition from India to Egypt, Journal of the, Chap. I., 135. Departure of
the Author for India, in the Company's ship, Cuffnells, 236. Encounter a
French Squadron, 237. The Ship grounds, on entering the Tagus, ib. Arrival
of the Convoy in India, 238. Chap. II., 238. Account of India, 239. General
aspect of the Country, ib. Geographical Features of Hivdoostan, ib. Increase
of the English Power in India, 240. Causes of the War with Tippoo Saib, ib.
East India Company, 241. Affairs of its Government, ib. Military Force of
India, 242. Description of the Sepoys, 243. Chap. III., 469. Sensation caused
by the French Expedition to Egypt, 469. The British Government takes
Measures to prevent its Success, 470. Chap. 1V., 470. Description of Calcutta
and Fort William, 470. Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants, 471. Pre-
parations for a Secret Expedition, 475. Departure, 476. Island of Saugor, ib.
Chap. V., 476. Description of Trincomalee, 477. Appearance of the Island of
Ceylon, 479. English Forces there, 480. Colonel Wellesley takes command of
the Expedition, 485. The Fleet receives orders to repair to Point de Galle, ib.
East, Letters from the,--Penang, 281.

Elphinstone, Governor, the late Goverror Adam, and the Indian John
Bull,' 575,

F
Free Trade to the East, 126.

Fergusson, Mr. Robert Cutlar, (from the ' Bengal Hurkaru,' of August 17th,
1827, 386.

G
General Summary of News from the Eastern World, 160.
Guvernor-General, Progress of the, in his Tour through India, 217.

H
Komer, On the Poems attributed to, 81.

I
Italy, Travels in, by an East Indian Home on Leave, No. 1., 441. Approach
to Italy from Switzerland, 441. Sardinia, 442. Laggo Maggiore, ib. Enormous
Statue, 443. Austrian Territory, ib. Como, ib. Queen Caroline, 444. The
Iron Crown, ib. Entrance to Milan, 445.

Introduction of Trial by Jury and Abolition of Slavery, by Sir Alexander
J. Johnstone, in Ceylon, 131.

J
Journal kept at Bangkok, 333.

Judgments of the Three Judges of the King's Court, at Calcutta, on Registering
the Indian Stamp Act, 503. Judgment of Sir Charles Grey, 303. Judgment of
Sir John Franks, 514. Judgment of Sir Edward Ryan, 522.

Journey across the Peninsula of India, from Madras to Bombay, No. VI., 97.
Rajah of Courg, 97. Indian Hunting, ib. Hindoo Palaces, ib. Women, 98.
Architecture, 99. Animals, 100. Night Travelling, 101. Burning Forests, ib.
No. VII., 309. Elephant Feeding, 309. Cheap Houses, 310, Cultivation of
Pepper, 312. Caste of the Nayers, 313. Singular Customs, ib. No. VII., 460.
Arrival at Cananoor, 461. Society of this Station, ib. Voyage to Calicot and
Description of that Place, 462.

L
Latest Intelligence, Summary of the, connected with the Eastern World, 160.
Insurrection in Chinese Tartary, 164. Observatica on the Expense of the smaller
Governments of India, ib. Departure of the Governor-General from the Hills,
on his Return to the Presidency, 167. Advantage of colonizing India by British

Settlers, ib. Newly acquired Territory in Arracan, 169. Account of the Progress
of the Governor-General in his Tour, 173. Suppression of all future Public
Meetings, 174. Condition of the Natives of India to appreciate the Value of
Newspapers, 176. Absurdity of forcing them on their Acceptance, ib. Course
of Inquiry relating to Asam, ib. Information relative to China, and some of the
Northern States of Hindoostan, 178. Account of a Meeting in Calcutta, to do
honour to the Memory of the Marquis of Hastings, 180. Promised Communi-
cation of the Government Editor, on the subject of Gwalior and its Affairs, 182.
General News relating to Arracan, Nepal, Bengal Club, Native Papers, Kabul,
Mahaarjee Runjeet Sinh, and Gwalior, 184. Account of the Wreck of the Ship
John, 186. General News from Singapore, 190. Proceedings of the Meeting
held at the Town Hall on the 18th of July, 1827, ib. Docnment regarding some
Religious Dispute, put forth by a Member of the Parsees, 191.

Languages of Asia, Observations on the Classitication of the, 541. Family of ,
the Semetic Languages, ib.

M
Monument to the Marquis of Hastings, at Calcutta, 180.
Marriages, 211. 395. 593.
Medical Reform, Progress of, in England, 266.
Manifesto of the College of Physicians, 266. Intended Petition to Parliament
of the Independent Physicians, 275.

Madras Army, Injustice to the, 330. Fees on Commissions thrice paid, 352.
Munro, Character of Sir Thomas, from a Correspondent on the Coast, 381.
Madras, General Letter of News from, 143. 382. 556. 559. 564.

Mexico, or New Spain, 535. Its Situation, ib. Metallic Produce, 536. Jts
Population, 540.

N
New Post and Settlement of Amherst, on the River of Martaban, Advantages
of the, 373.

O
' Oriental Herald,' To the Indian Correspondents of the, 218.
Oriental Works, Plan for effecting Translations of, 353.
Oriental Literature, Progress of, 420.

P
Postscript-Suppression of another English Newspaper, in India, 215.389.
Punishment of Death, Inquiry into the Right or Justice of, 421.
Pompilius, Numa, and Egeria. Scene,—The African Forest, by Moonlight, 437.
Prince of Wales' Island Gazette, Suppression of the, 555.

Poetry-Lines on Navarino, 15. Spanish Serenade, 32. For Ever Thine, 80.
Ancient Song of Victory, 96. Voice of Home, 102. To a Lady Singing, 119.
Stanzas, 125. Morning Star, 232. O’Kavanagh, 234. Lines addressed to
Mr. Thomas Moore, on his visiting Ireland, 340. Sonnet on the Death of
Toussaint L'Ouverture, 349. An Evening Walk in Bengal; by Bishop Heber,
387. Woman's Friendship, 419. Kindred Minds, 429. Lines to R. J. W. M.,
439. Memnon, 455. The Death-charge of Mahonnal, 464. Junius Brutus, 468.
Sonnet to a Young Lady, 459. Bishop Heber to his Wife, 486. The Mis-
sioner, 493. The Snow-drop, 502. Lines, addressed to a Young Lady, who
presented the Author with some Lilies of the Valley, 534. Song, 540. Lines
written amongst the Jura Mountains, just after hearing of the Death of Mr.
Canning, 554.
Parsee Document, Curious, 192,

R
Reforms in India, Suggested by Sir Edward East, No. II., 17. Different Inha-
bitants of Calcutta, 17. Wills, 18. Marriage, Divorce, and Separation, 19
Interest of Money, ib. Caste, 20. State of Infants' Property for Necessary
Subsistence, 21. 'Remedy, 22.-Petitions, ib. Natives of India, other than
Hindoos; Mohammedans and Christians, 23. Sikes, 24. Burmhans, ib. Par-
sees, Chinese, Ceylonese, and Javanese, ib. Inheritance and Succession of
Foreigners, settled here to be governed by Local Laws, ib. Arabs, 25. Jews, ib.
Portuguese and other Christians, of Native or Foreign Extraction, and Half
Caste, 25. Portuguese, Armenians, ib. Half Castes, 26. Condition of Native
Christians, 27. Hindoo Converts, ib. Ram Mohun Roy, 28. Remedy, 29.
Points of Immediate Necessity, 30. Probate of Wills and Administration, ik.
Written Contracts for Trial by the Supreme Court, 31. No. III. 255. Of the
Reforms of the Mofussil Laws, 255. The Criminal Code already altered, ib.
Suggested Remedy, 256. Retaining Native Laws, 257. Title of Inheritance, ib.
Succession, ib. Marriage, ib. Adoption, 258. Caste, ib. Revenue, ib. Ad-
vantage of English Law, over other Systems, ib. Mode of Administering the
Criminal Code, 259. Political Judicial Policy, 260. No. IV., 431. Second
Part of the Reform of the Mofussil Law, 431. Language, ib. English Pleaders,
432. Modes of Introducing English Pleaders, ib. Appointment of Mofussil
Barristers, Solicitors, and Attorneys, 433. No Salaries to Barristers and Soli-
citors as such, 434. Future Benefits from Change of System, ib. Barristers,
Judges, and Magistrates, 435. Solicitors, and Attorneys, 436. Pundit, Mou-
levee, Interpreter, and Peons, ib. Village Policy and Civil Jurisdiction, ib.
Police, Barrister, and Collector, 437. Revenue, ib. Appeal, Re-hearing, ib.
Necessity of a Change of System, 438. Retaining the Rule under British
Magistrates, ib. Extension of System to meet the Occasion, ib. Sheriff, ib.

S
Summary Commitment, Doctrine of, for Constructive Contempts of Parlia-
ment, and Courts of Justice, No. III., 103; No, IV., 315; No. V., 487.
Services of King's and Company's Troops, at the Siege of Bhurtpore, 137.

Shems al Akhbar,' a Native Newspaper, Discontinuance of the, 175.
Shipwreck of the John, on her entry into the river Hooghley, 184.
Stamp Act, An Appeal to England, against the New, 219.
Shipping Intelligence, 214. 397. 596.
Stamp Regulations, on the, in Calcutta, 198.

Slavery, Impolicy of-East Indian Monopoly, and West Indian Privilege, 341.
Remarks on the probable Extension of our Commerce, 348.

Stephen Babington, Statue to the Memory of the late, 416.
Suspension from Office of an Indian Judge, on the, 202.

T
Trial by Jury, Introduction of, and Abolition of Slavery, by Sir Alexander
Johnston, in Ceylon, 131.

Treaty with Siam, Account of the, 369.
Troops, Medal to the, who served in Ava, 545.

V
Vindex, Letters of, and A. B., in the ‘ Bombay Courier,' 576.

W
War in Greece, The, 33.
War in the Punjab, Account of the, 160.

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