Clipped From The Maryland Gazette
WltnOUC receiving any .Laiiiogc. On Tuefdaylaft, about four o'Clock in the Afternoon, .we had a violent Guft of Lightning, Thunder, .Wind, - and Hail, which Med about in Hour : The Lightning ftruck the Court - Houle in this City, - which fet it on Fire but it being immediately difcovered, and by the timely Affif - tance of the Inhabitants and the Fire - Engine, it was foon extinguifhed, with little or no Damage. And we hear from feveral Parts of - the Country. that tie Wind has done confidcrable Damage, by J ; IT Blowing oown many vut - j.uuica, icucca, ouu Numbers of large Trees. ' , ' The fame Day arrived in SoutS - River, the Ship Betfey, Capt. John White , after a PafTage of twelve Weeks. ; Cvstom - House, Annapolis, Entered, .'. Ship Severn, Jehofhaphat Rawlings, from London; Ship Leathly, John Lickly, from Aberdeen j Ship Betfey, John White, from London.