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EXPORTS. VESSELS CLEARED FROM THE 10TH TO THE 17TH INSTANT INCLUSIVE. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
EXPORTS. VESSELS CLEARED FROM THE 10TIi TO THE 17TH INSTANT INCLUSIVE.'' -: Success, 96 tons; Buckell, master,, for New Zea land; 10 casks floui', 3 casks salt, 1' cask tar, 1 -bale canvass, 3 coils rope, 4 casks 2 bundles hardware, 1: case hats, and stores. . Tybee, 298 tons, Rogers, master, for New. Zealand and Salem; 146 bales wool, 4373 hides, 7319 sheep 'skins, 60 calf-skins,'26 seal-skins, 703 kangaroo-skins, .11,055, horns, 3 bundles whalebone, 3 cases palm leaf hats, 12 boxes oil spruce, 10 boxes mustard, 8 casks stout; 2 casks Wine, 5 hogsheads rum," 5' hogs. heads brandy, 2 bales blankets, 1 case apparel, 16 cases printing press, I case hardware, 2 chain cables, 3 anchors, 1 cask old copper, and stores. Elizabeth. 51.tons,.Brown, master, for Launceston; 8000 feet cedar, 50 barrels pork, 36 tierces beef," 90 stoves, 2 cases fruit, and stores.. VýJstal, 374 tons, Taylor, master, for Calcutta'; 14 '"! ates 6 casks old copper, and stores. 'William' Harris, 342 tons Terry, mase...
Sydney General Trade List. IMPORTS. REPORTS FROM THE 10TH TO THE 17TH INSTANT. INCLUSIVE. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
--0e****- IMPO() RTS. REPORTS I$t TUE 1-('tH TO THE 17TH IXSTANT, - INCLUSIVE. OCToBER. 12.-Leda (barque), 188 tons, M'Leod mater, from the Cape of 'Good Hope, J. Lamb and Co., agents; 45 pipes 289 half-pipes 217 quarter pipes.Cape wine, 70 boxes raisins, 10 bags walnuts. 3 bags almonds, 65 bags ginger, 100 bags rice, 676 bags wheat, 100 casks 40 coils rope, J. Lamb and Co.;. 15 pipes 35 half-pipes 35 quarter-pipes Cape wine, 368 boxes raisins, Paul ana Co.; 3 butts Cape' wine,3 quarter-pipes Cape wine, 1 case Constantia wine, 4 boxes fruit, W. H. Warland; 1 case Con stan'tia wine, Rev. Mr. Rusdenl 1 'case. plate, &c., P. L. Campbell; I case 'copying-machine, C. H. Ebden; 4 half-pipes 4 quarter-pipes Cape wine, 15 casks salt, 1 cask 3 cases platedware, 1 box plants, 1 box seeds, Order. October 12.--Orwell (barque), 805 tons, Livi.g, master, from Batavia and Singapore, R. Jones and Co., agents; 720 bags wheat, 1107 barrels flour, 30 boxes Siam rice, 70 boxes sago, 36 boxes sp...
TIDE TABLE &c. FOR SYDNEY. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
TIDE TABLE &c. FOR SYDNEY. Il. Uigh W'ater. . Sun Age of Days. MsORN. I EVEN. Rises. I S#ts. Ilfnnn. Thursday . 22 8 30 8 54 31 6 L 29 1 Friday .. 23 0 15 0 37 5 30 6 30 2 Saturday..,' 24 10 0 10 20 5 20 6 31 3 Sunday .. 25 10 35 10 48 5 28 6 32 '4 Monday.. 20 11 11' 1 27 5 27 6 38 5 Tuesdaty.. 27. 11 45 0 . 0 .5. 20 6 34 6 ,Wednesday28 "0 10 1 36 5 25 6 35 7,
PROJECTED DEPARTURES. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
PROJECTED DEPARTURES. Siren, for.Hobart Town; Surrey, for New Zealand; Tim, for the Eastern Isles ; and the Francis for Mau ritius, on the 22nd inst. Rubicon, for Hobart Town; and: the Spence for London, on'theg25th inst. . Dawson, for .Manilla ; agd `the Betsy ifor "'the Sperm Fishery, on the 25th inst. -0 The Adelaide sailed February 22, and was reported off Plymouth, June 15. * The .Bardaster sailed from this place the 25th of Fe-' bruary'; the William Metcalfe, February 22; and the John Barry, February 12, and have arrived in London. The Harmpniy had also arrived from the Cape. The Governor ?larcourt and Sovereign, both of which sailed in- February (the 17th and 21st), had not arrived ." The r,6 lyn Castle also sailed the 23rd of~February but had not arrived The following vessels have arrived at Hobart Tdwn. ' Richard Walker, from Liverpool, June 16. Grecian, from Calcutta, with 2000 chests of tea.
TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE COLONIES, &c. &c. &c. 124 Albany Street, Regent's Park, January 15, 1834. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR TIHE COLONIES, &c. &c. &c. ?-?:I 124 Albany Street, Regent's Park, January 15, 1834. Sx:.--As'I have just been informed that the gentlemen appointed by His Majesty's Govern ment to superintend the selection of Female Emi grants. to the Australian colonies, have it in view to send out four ships with female emigrants ex clusively, during the present year, I do myself the honour to submit tor your consideration the following remarks on the present capabilities of these colonies, with reference to the two classes of emigrants who have hitherto been assisted by His Majesty's Government in emigrating to0New South Wales and Van Dieman's Land, vii.- .married mechanics, and unmarried females. ; In regard, therefore, to married mechanics, I beg most respectfully to observe, that on the sup position of the continuance of the plan hitherto acted on by His Majesty's Government, it would render that plan more efficient in...
ABSTRACT of the PRODUCE of the REVENUE of the Colony of New South Wales, in the Quarters ended September 30, 1834, and September 30, 1835, respectively, showing the Increase and Decrease, under each Head thereof. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
'ABSTRACT of the PRODUCE of the REVENUE of the Colody of New-Soiuth Wales, in.the Quarters . ended September 30, 1834, and September 30, 1835, respectively, showing the Increase and Decrease, under each Head thereof. HEAD OF REVENUE. Quarter ended Quarter onded Decrease. Inrease. -EDO E U Sept. 30, 1834. Sept. 30, 1835. . s. . s d. a. d. . a. d. Customs. ,. ..... ............................. 34917.17 9 36287 5 5 .... . 1309 7 8 SDuty o0n Spirits distilled in the Colony...,............... 474 .15 0 337 1 0 137 14 0 " ... Licenses to retail Spirits.... .......................... 100 0 0 0250 0 0 0..... 0 Auction Duty and Licenses to Auctioneers ............... 045 5 6 (45'19 10 0 ...... 0 14 4 Post Oflice ..........................................'... 1004 15 7 1180 19 7 ..... 170 4 0 ,Cown Lands ................................. ........ 7852 14 4 19889 9 8 ".... 12030 15 0, .Rent of''olls, Ferries, Markets, and. Government Premises 918 2 7 951 17 9 .. 33 15 2 Pees of Publie Offices...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
, TO COR'. ESPONDENTS. Investigator who invites our attelntion to a Port Afacquarie , Article in Tuesday's Gazette attacking the character and impugning the impart ality of Judge Burton, is informed that we consider the article totally unwor thy our notice. It carries-as articles from that quar ter generally do-its own antidote along with it. Judge Burton's character stands too pre-eminently high, to be injured by anything from such a source. Investigator asks whether it is the fact, as asserted in The Sydney Gazette, that Dr. Lang. is on such intimate terms with Judge Burton? Our answer is. it contains about as much truth as statements in that veracious paper usu ally do. We are sorry we cannot insert A Blind man's Poem.
A SHORT SERMON. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
A SI-IORT SERMON. THE following sermon' from a pithy? text, has been: published in England, and has met with a very exg*i tensive circulation.in that country : "Be sober, grave' temperate."-Titus ii. 9. "First. There are three companions with whom you should always keep on good terms--lst. Your. Wife, 2nd. Your Stomach, 3rd. Your Conscienice." "Second. If you wish to enjoy peace, long life,. and happiness, preserve them by Temperance. In.. temperance produces, 1st. Domestic Misery, 2nd.i Infidelity, 3rd. Premature Death." ," To make these three'points'clenr, I refer you,. ist. To the Newgate Calendar, the Oldi:Bailey :i; Chroni' 'e, and the Police Reports. 2nd. To-? thel hospitals, lunatic asylums, and workhouses; arid, 3rd. To the past experience of what you have seen, read, and suffered, in mind, body, and estate. JtE.An.R DEcIDE.--IVhich will ?lotL choose.-Tem?n perance, with happiness and long life, or Intemper ance, with misery and premature death. Muirmur at nothing; if our -i...
STATE OF THE COUNTRY. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
STATE OF THE COUNTRY. iNOTWITHSTANDING the long and very severe drought of the present season,.we are happy to leairn.that the wheat and other: crops in this fa v;oured district, present a most promising and luxtiriant appearance. 'The former reaching'in some parts to the height of six and seven feet, and it is confideiitly expected will be ready for ,the sickle in a few weeks. The weather, which of late:has been va'ried by gentle and refreshing shiowers, h'as been peculiarly, 'favourable for the plantinig of potatoes'adii maize.: these operations are now nearly complete2d, and the pasture has assumed its former verdant and cheering aspect. '-Ye hear thit -His Excellency, to whom this district owes so much, hlas sent down,.; in addi .tionto .the ironed gang, a full bridge party,, and we trust tlihe-leport is correct of his intended visit to this quarter in a few weeks, when we hope lhe will be. gratified by the forward state of the new line of road through the' district.-Extract of ...
Religious Intelligence. ON THE STATE OF RELIGION IN FRANCE. [CONCLUDED.] [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
i eligious EItetglitg rce. ON TIIE .STATE OF RELIGION IN SFRANCE, [ RO:M rTHE CIHRISTIAN OBSERVER.] ' [OOT~CLUDED;] IT is :chiefly towards France, and the evange lizing of that country, that the eyes of Genevese Christians are turned. On this subject the Rev. L. Gaussen, the intimate friend of many Chris tian brethren in England arid Scotland, in ad dressing the meeting held under the presidency. of Colonel Tronchin de Lavigny, remarked : It is impossibl ?to shut one's eyes to the fact that an immense harvest is ripening in France". Within a few days avenues have been opened which for more than three centuries had been blocked up. 'The distribu tion of Bibles, so long prohibited under pain of death, and always more or less opposed since the reign of the Valois line, takes, place now under the protection, in some: cases even with the concurrence, of.the civil authorities; the hostility, too, of three centuries, on the part of the Crown has ceased. A serious .work is at. the same time...
Original Correspondence. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
THE following is a copy of the letter which ap pears to have called forth Mr. Marshall's epistle, publishied in our last number but one, on the subject of Female Emigration. After the dis closures that have been made in this colony, it is quite preposterous for Mr. Marshall to disclaim the title of a mercenary jobber. He is not particu larly. fond of that appellation, it is true: but it is equally true that he richly deserves it. The follow ing. letter was intended for circulation, but was never published. A copy of it, however, seems to have found its way into the pages of The Mfonmi tor, where Mr. Marshall had seen it. The interval that has elapsed since its- appearance in the co lumns of our contemporary has not rendered its statements less accordant with'the facts of the case, or less- adapted. to the exigencies of the moment.
Original Poetry. TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Australian College Buildings, Sydney October, 1835. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
O'O THIE LDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Australian College Buildings, Sydney October, 1835. Sin, ?Ifthe insertion of the following translation", an amusing metrical tale from the German of Bii' ger, which was' written to pass 'away a few tedioti hours on. the voyage to New South Wales, shoulh not be inconsistent witl the priniciples of your paper it is very much at your service. I have been tol' there is aiiother. E~glish 'translation of it somewhere but Ihlave never seen one. Mine; l.confess,-is rathe a free one. I am;, Sir, your imost obedient servant, GERMANIC US.
English Extracts. SLAVE TRADE. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
.r +noI iI 3xtract. . SLAVE TRADE. :. [oFROM TiE RECORD . IMPERiAii,:PARIIxMENT.--HOUSE OF CO?MtMONS, May, 19.--Mr.; Fowell Buxton,. after postponing the Motion of which he had given notice, relative to the aborigines in the British settlements, moved (in place of the Motion on .the subject of the slave trade, which he had proposed on a former night, and. eventually withdrawn on account of its length) the following Address to the Crown:- That an humble Address be presented to His Majesty, to . inform His Majesty that this House has learnt with deep. regret, from the documents which have heen laid before it,' that the traffic in slaves still continues to be carried on under the protection of the flags of foreign nations, particun-. larly under those of-Spain and Portugal, to an extent al most as great as at any former period of its existence, and attended with circumstances of additional cruelty and horror. That this House particularly calls the attention of His Majesty to the conduc...
VESSELS DISCHARGING, AND AT WHAT WHARFS. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
VESSELS DISCHARGING, AND AT WHAT O WHARFS. . Orwell (barque), from Batavia, Wilson's wharf. SLeida (barque), from Cape of Good Hope, Lamb's wharf, Louisa (ship),. from New Zealand, Aspinall and Co.'s wharf. Dawson, from London, Campbell's wharf. William, from London, Campbell's wharf.:
VESSELS ENTERED OUTWARDS SINCE LAST PUBLICATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
VESSELS' ENTERED OUTWARDS' SINCE LAST PUBLICATION. : October 13:-Success, 96 tons, T. Hyndes, agent, New Zealand. Ootpber 13-Tim, 164 tons, H. Bell, agent, Ma nilla. -October 13-Elizabeth, 51 tons, R. Anderson, agent, Launceston. October 14--Surry, 365 tons, Dacre and Wilks, agents, New Zealand. October 16-William Harris,: 342. tons, S. A. Bryant and Co., ageits, Calcutta. October 17-Isabella, 180 tons, G. Maughan agent, Swan River.;
Markets. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16. iTHi supply of Wheat, about 1700 bushels, has been principally obtained from Launceston this week, and realized from 11s. to 12s. 6d. per bushel; Mlaize, 7s? Gd. to 8s. per bushel; Barley and Oats, none at mar ket, may be quoted nominally at 6s..per bushel; A good supply of -lay and Straw, Oaten Flay 13s. to 14s. per cwt.; Whleat Straw, 21s. to 25s. per load. The supply of vegetables was more abundant, but the prices remain nearly the same as on Tuesday; Pots toes, 14s. to 18s. per cwt. New Potatoes, 20s. per. cwt.; Fresh Butter, 2s. 6d. .to 2s. 9d. per lb.; St. I ditto, 2s. to 2s. 3d.; Cheese 7d. to 9d.; Bacgn, lld. Hams, Is.; Salt Pork, 6d.; Salt Beef, 3d.; Salt Tripe, 3d.; Soap and Candles, 9d." Eggs, is. Id. per. doz.; Fowls. 4s. per couple; Ducks, 5s. 6d. to Gs.; Geese, 6s. gacl'; 'ITurkeys, 7s. to 8s.; Pigs, 3s. 6d. Bread--2lb.,loaf, 6&d. Beef ani Mutton, 3d. per lb. by'the carcase, 4d. to 41d. by the joint. Flout, --st qualiy, 30s. per 100 lbs. sec...
SPIRITS AND TOBACCO. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
SPIRITS AND TOBACCO, Stock on hand, 10th instant-B.P. rum, 86,106 gallons; 'brandy, 36,755 gallons; gin, 31,895 gal lons'; other spirits, 14,178 gallons; tobacco, 154,527 gallons. Received during the week-B.P. rum, 2313 gal lons; brandy, 1478 gallons; gin, 1477 'gallons; other spirits, 337, gallons; tobacco, 5138,ponunds. Delivered 'for home, consumption--B."P. . rum, 4093,gallons; 'brandy, 879 gallons; gial 3,0"gallons; other spirits, 15 gallons; tobacco, 37113 pounds; Delivered for exportation-B. P. rum, 53 gallons brandy 496 gallons; gin, 4 gallons; other spirits, 5,52 gallons; tobacco, 1124 pounds. Stock on hand, 17th Instant-B.?P. rum, 84,273 gallons; brandy, 35,858 gallons; gin, 38,338 gal Ions; other spirits, 13,948 gallons; tobacco, 154,818 pounds. W -e have been favoured with the following intelli gerice from a mercantile house in Sydney, of the: highest respectability, received by them yesterday, ': from their London correspondents, via Hobart Town. At a sale of oils, &...
IMPORTED GOODS. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
IMPORTED -GOODS. SPIRITs-in bond, perggtalion £ a. i. £ :' d. Rum, proof, to 20 over. proof, do. 0.:3 10 ... 4- 0 A' S. Brandy ditto ...4............ .4 '3 . 0 .4 6 Gilditto.. ................ 0 0 ' 3 6 TopACco-Negrolhead, per lb.?... 0'0 8... " 1 :' l SSUGAR-Mauritius, tine, per ton .. . 28 o 0 'Brown; ditto, ditto ..........i. 23 0;A 0 . 25 0 0 Manilla ..... ..................."22" 0 0 Iefined per lb.. ........ ...... ;.0 0 5 COFFEE, per lb. .... ..........* .0 0 4 .. 0 0 5 TEA-Souchong, per chest 3...... 310 0 Hyson Skin, ................. . . 4 1"'' 0 Hysonl, per box ............... 2 6 0 .. 2 7 0 . Gunpowder, per' box .'..... 2 12 6 RICE, East India, per bag ... 15 0 Java, per bg .................. ' 10' 0 SvuclCs-Pepper, per lb. . .... . 00 6 , 0: 7 Cloves, ditto ............ ........ .... .'...0 0. 7 Raisins, Cape, ditto .......;...... .. . . 0 . 3 . Allspice, per lb. ......;..... --- .... 0 " 0., 7 WV?NEs-in wood, Sherry; per pipe 30 ,0:'0 ? :'.; 45 , 0 0 Madeira, ditto .......
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 22 October 1835
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20. rEGoETABLES wcre not abundant; Potatoes, 14s. to 16s.. per cwt.; new ditto, 20s.; Cabages, 3d. each; Brocoli, 4d. to 6d. per head; Carrots, 3d. to 4d. per -bunch; Turnips. 3d. to 4d. per bunch; Celery, 3d. per head ; Asparagus, 6d. per bundle; Shalots, Is. and leeks, Is. to is. 4d. per bundle; Peas, 2s:. per peck ; Oranges, is. to 2s. and Lemons, Is.'6d. per doz.; Strawberries, 2s. 6d. per quart; and Loquats, Is. per quart. Butter, salt, 2s. 3d. to 2s.*6d..per lb. ; fresh ditto, 3s. pe: lb. Poultry scarce--E?dwls, 4s. to 4s. 6d. per couple; Ducks; 4s. 3d. to 4s. 6d. per ditto; Bacon, Is. per lb. Hams, is. Id. to Is. 2d. per lb. ; Bread, 6#d. per two-pound loaf. Soap and Candles 9d. per lb. Beef, scarce, and of indifferent quality-3d. per lb., by the carcase,-Mutton 3d."pet' dltto; both 4d. to 41d.: per' lb. by the joint. Oaten Hay, '131. to1. 5. per ton. Maize, 7s:6d. to 8s. per bushel. Wheat Straw; 22s. to 25s. per load. Flour: first quality, 30s., second ditto...