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A Big gathering of Nobs.

--At the levee of the Prince of Wales, on the 25th of February, the nobility and gentry were in swarms. Here is an estimate.

The levee yesterday was attended by about one thousand seven hundred of the nobility and gentry. There were present nineteen Dukes, one hundred and thirty five Peers, and two Queen's Counsels, thirty-four Admirals and sixty-eight other naval officers eighty-three Generals and four hundred and eighty four officers of the army, and about fifty clergyman.

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