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7th December 1709
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THE Office of the Taylors Friendly Society, for Insurance upon the Lives of Men, Women and Children, is kept at the Sun and Cross Keys in Witch-street, 3 days in a Week, viz. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from 9 a Clock 10 l, and from 3 to 7, at which Place, every second and last Wednesday in every Month, the Trustees constantly meet about 6 in the Evening: And on Thursday at the crooked Billet in Billeter-Lane, and Friday and Saturday, at the Spotted-Dog in Shoemaker-row in Black Fryars, all at the same Hours. Here a Man by assuring his own Life and his Wifes for the Benefit of each other, there will come into the Family, when 1500 have subscrib'd, 200 l. at their Deaths; and if any which Subscribes upon their own Life, shall after having been 3 Years in the Office, be reduced to Poverty and want Relief, all such shall be relieved and assisted with all things necessary, at the charge of the Society, till their Claims come due. The charge which each Subscriber pays, for Policies, Stamps, Entrance and first Claim being but 5 s. And there being a second Insurance of the same Number, kept also at the same Places, called the Amicable Society, whereby any Subscriber to the First, whether Male or Female, or any other Person, may if they pleas become Subscribers here also, by paying 5 s. 6 d. for Policy, Stamps Entrance, and first Quarter, and 2 s. a Quarter after, and no more, and there will 120 l. be divided Quarterly among the Executors, Administrators or Nominees of the Deceas'd, and if overtaken with Poverty, shall be relieved as in the first Society, besides several other Benefits which are too large here to mention, shall therefore refer you to the Abstract of the Settlement which is in Print, and may be had Gratis at all the Places where the Office is kept, as is before directed.

SToughton's great Cordial Elixir: Now famous throughout Europe for the Stomach and Blood, as is describ'd in the Balls with it, prepar'd only by him, Apothecary, at the Unicorn in Southwark, set forth 19 Years: It makes the best Purl in Beer or Ale, Purl Royal in Sack, and the bitter Draught in a Minute, being the best and most pleasant Bitter in the World; now drank by most Gentlemen in their Wine, instead of any other, much exceeding any Bitter made with Wormwood, which being so excessive hot and drying, thickens the Blood, dulls the B and spoils the Sight, besides it hinders Vigour and Sprightliness, which this excites. Sold at the Author's House, and at many Book sellers and Coffee-houses in and about the City of London; also at some one such place in most Cities and great Towns in Europe at 8 s. a Bottle. Where it is not yet sold, any Person who send first, may have it to sell again with good Allowance, many now selling 50 or 60 Dozen a Year, some more. The Seal on each Bottle has Richard Stoughton cut round, or else 'tis a Counterfeit.

THE Charitable Surgeon: Or, the best Rememedies for the worst Maladies, reveal'd. Being a new and trut way of Curing (without Mercury) the several degrees of the Venereal Distemper in both Sexes, whereby all Persons, even the meanest Capacities, may for an inconsiderable Charge, without confinement or knowledge of the nearest Relation, cure themselves easily, speedily and safely, by the Methods prescrib'd, without the help of any Physician, Surgeon or Apothecary; or being expos'd to the hazardous attempts of Quacks and Pretenders. To which is subjoin'd, a new discovery of the true Seat of Claps in Men and Women, different from the commonly received Opinion of Authors. As also a peculiar Method of curing their Gleets and Weaknesses, whether Venereal, Seminal, or otherwise, with some other pertiment Obsen vaticon relating thereto, never before taken notice of. Likewise the certain easie way to escape Infection, tho' never so often accompanying with the most polluted Companion. By T. C. Surgeon, Printed for, and sold by Edmund Curl at the Dial in Fleetstreet, 1708. price stitch'd 1 s.

MArten's Treatise (being the Sixth Edition, with large Additions) of all the Degrees and Symptoms of the Venereal Disease, in both Sexes; Explicating Naturally and Mechanically its Causes, Kinds, various Ways of Infecting the Future of Hereditary Infection; Certainty of knowing whether Infected or not: Infallible Way to prevent Infection; Basiness of Cure when Infected, Reasons why so many miss of Cure; how to know when, and when cots, in Skilful Hands for Cure, and the use and Abuse of Mercury in the Cure. Necessary to be Read and Observ'd by all Persons that Now have. Ever had, (many other Diseases being occasion'd by the Venereal Taiot and Mercury,) or at any time May have the Misfortune of that Distemper, in order to prevent their being Ruin'd by Ignorant Pretenders, Quacks, Mountebanks, Impostors, &c whose Notorious Practices are clearly evinc'd. To which is added, The Cause and Cure of Old Gleets, and Weaknesses in Men and Women, whether Venereal or Seminal, briefly describing the Use and Abuse of their Genital Parts, and why Gleets (as sometimes they do) hinder Procreation, causing Impotency, &c in Men, and Sterility, &c in Women. With some Remarkable Cases of that Kind inserted. The whole Interspers'd with peculiar Prescriptions, many Pertinent Observations, Histories and Letters of very Remarkable Cures. The like for general Advantage, never Publishd, by any Author, Ancient Modern, since the Disease came first to be known in the World. By J. Marten, Chirurgeon. With a Copious Index to the Whole. Sold by N. Crouch at the Bell in the Poultry, and J. Knapton and M. Atkins, in St. Paul's Church-yard, A. Collins at the Black Boy in Fleetstreet, P. Varenne at Seneca's Head in the Strand, Ch. King in Westminster-Hall; Booksellers, and at the Author's House, the further end of Hatton-Garden, on the Left-hand beyond the Chappel, John Marten Surgeon write over the Door. Price Bound 4 s.

RObert Whitledge, who formerly lived at the Bible in Creed Lane, is remov'd to the Bible and Ball in Ave-Mary Lane, near Ludgate, where all Booksellers and others may be furnished with Bibles and common Prayers of all sorts, with Cuts or without, Rul'd or Unrul'd, bound in Turkey Leather or plain, Mr. Sturt's Cuts curiously engrav'd, also other same Cuts, and fisted for all Sizes of Common-Prayer. The Duty of Man's Works of all Sizes. The Duty of Man in Latin. Latin and French Common-Prayers, Tate and Brady's New Version of Psalms, with the new Supplement. Dr. Gibson on the Sacrament. The Statutes at large, in 3 Vots. Washington and Wingate's Abridgement of them. The Lord Clarendown's History of the Rebellion, in Folto and Octavo. And the new Translation of Esops Fables. All which Cuts are likewise sold by J. Baker in Mercers Chappel in Cheapside. Also Bp. Beveridges Works in 5 Vol. Dean Stanhope on the Epistles and Gospels, in 4 Vol The Watch Common Prayer.

ALL Melancholly and Hypochondriacal Distempers of Mind, with strange Fears, dismal Apprehensions, great Oppressions and Sinking of Spirits (little understood, unless Experienc'd, and as seldom Cured by any common Means) also the most extreme Giddinesses, and Pains in the Head, Paintings, Tremblings, or any other Disorders arising from Vapours; are successfully cured (with God's Blessing) by a Physician well experienc'd therein, and of more than 20 Years Practice in those deplorable Cases: who also Cures Convulsions and all other the most strange and violent Fits, if curable, which he informs on sight of their Water. Living next Door to Shadwell Coffee-House in Upper-Shadwell, near London: Where those that have occasion, and live remote, may direct their Letters, and they shall be speedily answer'd, or attended on if desired.

These are to give Notice.

THat Susanna the Daughter of Dr. Thomas Kirleus, who was Sworn Physician in Ordinary to King Charles II. &c she having had above 20 Years Experience in the Dr. Life time, not only in making of Medicines, but knowing the true way of administring them; she with the same Pills and Drink hindring no Business, Cures all Ulcers, Sores, Itch, Scurf, Scurvies, Leprosies and Venereal Diseases at all times of the Year, which Medicines she makes as her Father did, without the dangerous use of Mercury that is generally used by others. She hath cured many in this City and Country after fluxing, which raiseth the Malignity and other Evils from the lower parts, and fixes it in the Head, and so destroys many. Take heed whom you trust in these Cures, for many pretends to it, but few can do it; she deals with all Persons according to their Abilities. The Pills 1 s. the Box, the Drink 3 s. a Quart, she gives her Advice Gratis to all that write or come to her. She still lives at her House at the Glass Lanthorn in Plow-yard in Grays-Inn-Lane, where she has lived above 20 Years.

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