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COMMERCIAL. BURROWA PRICES CURRENT. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
COMMERCIAL. BURROWA PRICES CURRENT. Flour, fine, £12 per ton, or £1 6s. per bag. ' Ditto, seconds, £11 per ton. Bran, £5 per ton. Pollard, Is. 2d. per bushel. Wheat, 4s. 6d. per bushel. Maize, 6s. per bushel. Oats, 5s. per bushel. Barley, scarce, 4s. per bushel. . Hay, £6 per ton. Cheese, 6d. per lb. Butter, Is. per lb. ' Bacon, 6d. per lb. Eggs, 9d. per dozen. Potatoes, 15b. per cwt. Sheepskins, 2d. to 6d. per lb. Hemp sold at 16s. to 19s. Hides, 3d. to 4d. per lb. Wattle bark, £3 10s. per ton. Sawn Timber (delivered), 20s. per 100 feet
TUESDAY. MAY 4. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
Tuesday. May 4. In the Legislative Assembly, — Mr. Buchanan moved that any amended educa tion bill introduced will be unsatisfactory unless it provides for tbe extinction of Denominational schools, and that public education supported by the State should be entirely secular. He urged the necessity for a Parliamentary deliverance on this momentous subject, and hoped hon. members known to be favourable to secular education i would vote for the motion. He declared that from the absence of any teaching in history the - results of the Public school system of education j were that those taught under it were allowed to grow up in lamentable ignorance.. This defect was caused by a deference to sectarianism, also upholding sectarian colleges, which ought to be all done away with. The motion, not being seconded, lapsed. Mr. Buchanan moved for a select committee to inquire whether the Post Office authorities at Sydney delivered to the French Consul or other French Authorities a letter addressed...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
%\z -§uiTofoa ita Is published, at the Office, Marxden-ttreett Burrowa, every Saturday morning, in time for circulation by tht early Mails all over the Colony. Terms of Subscription :—When paid in advanctfor 3 months, 5s. ; if booked, Gs. Singh copies, 64. All accounts are rendered quarterly, and, prompt settlsmtut is requested. £^ For Advertisements the folloioing are tht chargss »w For the first inch or less of space, 2s. ; for *o*ry subse quent inch or less of the same advertisement. If. foV A reduction of twenty five per cent. io-U tsmai* O* J&S0 advertisements inserted for three month* / and qf 10 per cent, if inserted for one month. Bubbowa .-—Printed and published by Oraw ! Easoit, at tbe Newt* Offioe, UindeD-ttMak
PARLIAMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES FRIDAY APRIL 30. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
PARLIAMENT^ NEW SOUTH WALES Friday April 30. In the Legislative Assembly,— Mr. Cameron, on behalf of Mr. DibbB, moved for a return, showing in what Public Schools religiouliinstruction has been given by ministers of religion, as provided £m by law. ^ Motion agreeditb. ?jjf-t. %?.*-%? -. --'-';- .'' '- ' ?'/'? .-'?. - - 'fiMr.!PiddiriSton*inbved for a return -pf condi tional purchasers who have ceased to pay interest oii: balance of purchase money sinee passing of Lands Alienation Act. .Motion agreed to. Mr. Nelson moved the second reading of the Aliens Naturalization Act Amendment Bill, and -spoke in* its support, ? y; The f motion rwas agreed to;«nd the ; bill was. read a 'second time. ' ' ' ? ? TLe House went into committee on the bill, -winch- was ^considered clause by -clause — The -4th clause (for a; mixed -jury) waB^afterrsome, debate, .Tejeeted.. JClaiise 8,* respecting certificate, was also omitted, and. several .amendments.made, 'in the next following clause. The bill was, ...
IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
IMMIGRATION. The Immigration question was brought before tho House last week by Mr. Piddington, who pro poses the establishment of an Immigration Board, and the grant of , a special sum of £300^000, with a monthly addition of £12,000, f or the purnoie1 of introducing free immigrants from England, a Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, in a ratio propor--'^3 tioned to their respective populations. The Qo-J vernment, without committing itself to tbe VMffr portion, consented to the motion that it shonldftB considered in committee. Mr. Parkes thought it would have been better to take the discussion on the principle first, and to leave the House to deal with the details in committee. The hour was late, however, and after but little debate, the motion that the resolutions should be considered in committee was carried. Mr Piddington de serves thanks for bringing this subject before the House in a way that implies a due sense of its' magnitude and importance. And now that we have both an overflowi...
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
An advertisement which appears in another column invites the people of Burrowa and its neighbourhood to meet at noon, on Tuesday next, to consider the dangerous state of the roads around the township, with a view to provide a remedy. As we stated in our last issue the bridges have been in a dangerous :_c*»*^jf«M-«» *'*T^nna -lima- . Tjjfl maTinC'*''** of the roads has been taken out of the hands of the Bench of Magistrates, and no public money, as far as we can hear, has - been ex pended in this neighbourhood for the last two years. We do not know who have been principally to blame in the matter, but of this we are quite certain tbat the inhabitants of this town have already suffered considerably in their trade by the frequent impossibility of gaining access to the township. Another winter is come, and if it bring its usual accompaniments of bog and flood, the town will be as effectually barred from all commu nication, as would be a fortress. We hope that for once the people will ex...
THE TAMMANY RING IN THE UNITED STATES. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
THE TAMMANY RING IN THE UNITED STATES. The New York correspondent of the Sydney Morning Herald writes : — The forms of public plunder under free institu tions are apparently inexhaustible, and American ingenuity has by no means yet exhausted the possibilities of peculation. The whole world has nearci oi tne Tammany lung — ana scnooiooys in every land have been admonished by the fate of the poor wretch Tweed, who is now axpiating in parti-coloured dress in Blackwell's Island peni tentiary, tbe crime of being the most gigantic thief of modem times. But the past week has seen the exposure of a little clique who have probably stolen between them, in the past dozen years, half as much again as the old Tammany Ring ever did — say, some thirty millions. These are tlie gentlemen who compose what is known as the 'Canal Ring.' The secret of the commer cial prosperity of New York city is that half a century ago, the Legislature had the foresight and the patriotism to construct a system of wate...
THE NEUTRALITY OF THE COLONIES [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
THE NEUTRALITY OF THE COLONIES The Melbourne Daily Telegraph writes as follows : — Sir Charles Duffy's idea of the ' neutrality' of the colony is revived again, but practical and aboveboavd politicians are never likely, we sus pect, to be turned far out of their way by this will o'-the-wisp. It would be very well to be neutral, but it seems to be forgotten that there are two parties to the bargain — England, and the great powers of Europe — and the great powers never consent to proclaim a country neutral unless they have something to gain b}' the transaction. France and Germany were both convenienced by recognising the neutrality of Belgium, and, as recent events have shown, both parties are pre pared to laugh at that neutrality the moment it suits them to do so. So with the neutrality of the Black Sea, England and France obtained it by force of arms, and they found as soon as Russia was strong again they would have to fight for it once more, and so the neutrality of the Black Sea v...
BURROWA COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS. SATURDAY,MAY 1(Before P. H. Scott and W. J. E. Wotton Esquires.) Malicious Injury to Property. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
BURROWA COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS. Saturday, Mat 1. (Before P. H. Scott and W. J. E. Wotton, . Esquires.) Malicious Injury to Property. William Hennessey pleaded guilty to an infor mation which charged him with having, on the night of the 30th April, maliciously destroyed property belonging to Mary Anne Hennessey, and in default of payment, was ordered to he im prisoned in Young gaol for one month, with hard labour. The same defendant pleaded not guilty to an ? information which charged him with having used threatening language towards the same com plainant. Mary Anne Hennessey deposed : I am sister of the prisoner ; on the night of the 30th April the prisoner came to my house and Enid if he could not get in he would kill me ; 1 am frightened the prisoner will do me some bodily injury ; prisoner has frequently threatened me. To the prisoner : You said you would kill me ; you struck my mother. The prisoner was found guilty and fined £5, or in default, three months' imprisonment in Youn...
EUROPEAN MAIL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
EUROPEAN MAIL NEWS. The Board of Trade report respecting the Cos patrick expresses an opinion that the fire origi nated in the forehold, and was caused by some of tbe crew or emigrants using a naked light in at tempting to plunder cargo. Certain alterations are recommended in the construction Jof bulk beadB, in stowage, and in the use of boats. On the 10th a meeting was held at the Bank of , Soiith'A'ustralia(Bir E. TorreuBin the chair), to discuss the best means of securing fortnightly communication with Australia in forty days. The ^intercolonial jealousies were referred to' as the chief obstacle. A resolution was passed affirming the superiority of the Suez route— rsuch opinion to be communicated to the respective colonies for their re-conBideratioir. ' The Cospatrick relief fund amounts to £3050. £500 has been awarded to the two orphan daughters of Captain E'msley. Mr. Macdonald, second mate,' lias been Appointed Dundee agent for Messrs. Aimball and Morton, sewing-machine manufa...
PARLIAMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES THURSDAY, APRIL 29. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
PARLIAMENT OF NEW SOUTH WALES Thursday, Apeil 29. In the Legislative Council, — Sir Edward Deas Thomson moved,— 'That there be laid upon the table of this House a return showing — 1. The.numfoer of free-selections under the ' Crown Lands Alienation Act of 1861 ;' \ the total area so alienated ; the amount received j for the same, including: the interest on deferred payments -a the balance still remaining due ; and the annual income arising therefrom. 2. Return of the free-selections of infants with the same particulars. 3. The' number of auction sales under the same Act, the area sold, and the amount paid, into the Treasury,' including the deposits forfeited, distinguishing country from town and suburban lands, and showing the average price realised of each 6uch description of land.' These returns were sought with a view to assist the House with information in tbe discussion of the bill for the Amendment of the Crown Lands Acta. Mr. Docker said the Government would have no objection...
Latest Intelligence. SYDNEY—MAY 7,640 P.M. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
latest ftMfeivte. (Fbom Messrs. Gobdoh and Gotoh.) , s 1.BY EEEOTEIO TELEGBAPH.J ' $? SYDNEY-Mat 7, 640 vM,?;% -ln theiiegiBlative Assembly, yes&ira'ay/tiiej' galleries were cleared twice during the dis oussion on a motion by Mr. D. Buchanan,, calling upon the House to dissent from the Speaker's ruling ou a point of order. ?The debate UDon the second reading of the Laud Bill Ms been adjourned ufalil Monday' next. * , t_Mr. JFrank .C-WJiite^lha. member, for Jhe. Upper Hunter, died 6nT?uesday last. Several candidates are mentioned for the vacant seat. ?;. .. 't ?? .? ..'- '-? ? .????? ' ? ??.-?? - The sentence of death passed upon the man McCartney for the Mudgee murder has been commuted to imprisonment for life. Gold has been discovered twelve miles from Farkes. Half a pennyweight to the dish has been obtained. . . A Petition has been presented to the Minister for Lands, suggesting amendments in the Land Bill. The Agricultural Society shows a credit balance of £2120. \ The Mi...
AN IMPOUNDING CASE. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
AN IMPOUNDING CASE. (From the Pastoral Times.) At the Demliquin Circuit Court, on the 22nd ultimo, a case was heard which possesses some interest as showing the law of impounding. It was the Melbourne Banking Company v. John ' Brewer. Michael Nolan, manager of Keginni station, for tbe Melbourne Banking Corporation, deposed that be remembered 4756 of their sheep being seized on the 6 April, 1874, at Merri Merrigal ; on Sun day, the 5th, defendant met me at tbe Uabba boundary, and said, ' I've got you this time, Nolan — you have not done your six miles, and I'll Bum mon you ;' I said the sheep bad done no injury, as they had not been on his run ; he said that did not matter, he knew where I had camped, and the sheep bad sot travelled six miles ; between 11 and 12 o'clock on Sunday the sheep came on to defendant's run ; about 6 o'clock on Monday morning defendant rode up and said be would impound tbe sheep for not travelling sis miles in twenty-four hours ; I said I would not give him ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
?''.??' THE KOTAL HOTEL, PROPRIEIOB. ffirst«Ckss Accemmoiatioa for SPIRITS, ALES, WINfcS, LIQUEURS, to., OF THE BEST QUALITY. Good and Comhodiotjs Stabling. ROBINSON & BESNARD, STOCK & STATION AGENTS, AND AUCTIONEERS, ?X-OTmSTQ-. Agent at Burro wa ? Mb. A. Hancock. COMMERCIAL HOTEL, MURRUHBURRAH, JOHST DILLON BEGS to return thanks to his numerous Friends and Customers for the liberal patronage they have so kindly bestowed on him for nearly a space of thirteen years, and would also remind them that he has enlarged the Hotel considerably, and made extensive additions to the Stabling. The COMMERCIAL HOTEL, Murrum burrah, for accommodation, is not to be surpassed in the district. None but the very best brands in^WINES and SPIRITS are kept, and are purchased from some of the best importing houses in Sydney. Private Suites of Rooms for Families, and * superior accommodation for Commercial Travellers. - The Stables are under the management of ? an experienced and steady Gro...
POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS. ARRIVAL [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
POSI-pFWtnS 3SMB-TABLB. ARRIVAL AKD DESPATCH Off MAILS. '.' :-'r '-???=; -..'?' ABBrvALs:' ? ;/:. ?? ? ';. From Yass & Tangmangaroo ; On Tuesday, Wed : pen'day* Thursday, and Saturday, at 4 p.m. e From Toung and Marengo 2 On Monday, , 'Weanesr; From Daltb%*aw»iw£?Farih-i-4 MaiaMtLy, at ..6; : p.m.' C?' feT-sjS/*;'' ? .v!^--;/ .;1^' %? From EeidwJifl^^?fl-y'* Creek and Hovell'a Creek : pn Mohdajr, at 5 p.m. For Tass and Tangmangaroo : On Sunday, Mon day, Wednesday, and Friday, at 8 a.m. For Young & Marengo : On Wednesday/Thursdayf and Saturday, at 4-20 p.m. * -?-?'-' ? '-' l. For Rye Park and Dalton : On Friday, at 7 a.m. For Eeid's Flat, via PhilV Creek and_HoyelUs * ' Gf eek : ^ri^SundayVnt 6 a.m. '. ; ''''? Moneyrorders issueu1 daily, from 9 a.m. until iyan.- '''- .---???-??? -? -— -???'? ??? - - ? ?? On Sunday the Office will be open between the hours of 1 p.m. and g.p.m., for delivery only.
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 8 May 1875
DIED, ON January 5th, 1875, at Cardiff, Glamor- ganshire, South Wales, MRS. EMMA WARE, step-mother to MR. J. F. WARE, of this town. The Burrowa News SATURDAY, MAY 8TH, 1875.
THE HOME WRECK. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 15 May 1875
THE Bffm^WSi. ~ ':-- MiintiiB rolled past, and Herbert began to fincl his position, at home far from agreeable. His. father had sunk into a mere nonentity through his.' mother's superforenergy.!? Hence, iri;her.lianas rested the, LappinesB or misery of all connected wittftbe'hoiiselibld. It soon fceeame-ieviaent^hiSt her graiid project was to effect a marriage betWeeh Lady Elizabeth- Plycapton and Herbert ? and when ehejioundno inducement could warm lier' sdn'e heart toWanis that lady, her conduct altered: From Deing Kind ana indulgent, sue waB exacting ana imperious : an' old and scarcely natural, flislike-of her son seetned to' be re-awakened, and which she now iook little' pains to conceal. It was therefore to bjB expected that Herbert should spend 'as little . of his time1 at'home as possible. He became a frequent and Welcome visitor to the happy and' welKorderea house of the Itodbury's. The sharp eyes of the mother were not slow in detecting the 'attraction which drew ' Herbert...