returned according to his promise

ROBERT HANNINGTON, at the Nag’s-Head and Star in Northgate-street, Leicester, takes this Method of acquainting his Friends, that he’s returned according to his promise, and has opened his Warehouse for this Season, with a very large and choice Assortment of Rich, Fancy and Plain Silks, consisting of flowered and plain Sattins, Taffetty’s Ducapes, Tobin’d, Enamelled and Plain Lutestrings, Persians, Figured and Plain Modes; Also a great variety of Linnen Drapery, Mercery, Haberdashery and Hosiery Goods; the principal part of was lately Bought considerably under their original costs, and will be Sold at least 20 per cent under their original shop prices.
++He has likewise a very large quantity of Aberdeen ribbed Stockings, with sundry other sorts of Fancy Goods. Good allowance to Shop-keepers, and a discount to all Persons who buy a quantity of Goods. The Articles in General will be Sold at least 15 per cent cheaper than they were last Year.
++Since I have left this place last Year, bad people have propagated a Report that I was broke and confined in Gaol; Any Person who will give me Information of the Author of the above scandalous Report, shall upon due proof being made thereof, (and if the Person informed against be a Man of credit) receive Ten Guineas Reward.