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THIRD AUSTRALIAN CHAMPION SWEEPSTAKES. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

THIRD AUSTRALIAN CHAMPION SWEEPSTAKES. The Third Australian Champion Sweepstakes is now advertised to take place in Hobart Town, and from a Tasmanian contemporary we gather the following particulars :-" The Third Australian Champion Stake of SOO sovs. with a sweep of 100 sovs. each added, half forfeit, open to all the Aus- tralian colonies provided three or more horses start; the Becond horse to receive 200 sovs. and the third horse 100 sovs. out of the stake. To be run for over the New Town racecourse, in Tasmania, on Tuesday, the third of December, 1861. Distance, three miles. Entries to be addressed and forwarded to the secretary, Derwent hotel, Hobart Town, on or before the first of September, 1801. Forfeits to be declai ed one month before tho day of the race. Weights: three-yr-olds 7st;fonr-yr-olds, 8st (iib; five-yr-olds, Ost; slx-yr-olds and aged, flat Bib." The following gentlemen have been appointed ste- wards : Messrs. J. L. B. Tabart, J.Lord, W.Kearney, W. Doddery, J. Fi...

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

friday, 14th September. One Hundred Bushels Grey Peas. BT W. A. GUESDON & CO, At their Mart, Collins street, On FRIDAY, 14th instant, at half-past IO for .¿j li o'clock, 1 fid BUSHELS GREY PEAS JLKJyJ 00 Bushels m uze. Terms as usual This Day Friday, 11th September, 1860. At Î5 for half past . CHOICE WETHEBS, Ex " City of Hobart " W. A. GURDON AND CO. Will sell by auction. At the Government Slaughter Yards, '' On FRIDAY next, at 2 for half-past, ftfesTfc PICKED WETHERS, ex "City 00\J of Hobart " Terms as usual. This Day Friday, 14th September. W I T H O u"t~R E SERVE j f ¡ 20 Bags Ground Rice. ¡ BY W. A. GUESDON & Co. At their Mart, Collins street, On FRIDAY 14th inst, At] half-past 10 for 11 o'clock. Qf\ BAGS Ground Carolina RIOE. ¿3\J wituout reserve, to cIobo an account. Terms as usual. This Day. Friday, 14th September. Forty Cases Hesketh, Davis and Co's Pickles BY W. A. GUESDON & CO. i At their Mart, Collins street, On FRIDAY 14th inst, at half past 10 f...

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

Immigration Office   Hobart Town,     18th Sept., 1860. The Isle of the South, expected about the 1st October, will bring the following single   Females, for general engagement :— Allen, Sarah, cook     Arbudthnot, Martha.ditto   Becker, Eliza, housemaid Bread,Elizabeth, cook   Barr, Teresa, general servant     Barr, Mary, housemaid Bennett, Harriet, general servant Bowman, Sarah Anne, ditto Barth, Agnes, housemaid Brown, Anna, ditto Buckley, Ellen, general serrant Buckley, Mary Anne, ditto Bellinger, Agnes, ditto Bond, Emily, nursemaid Braine, Lucy, ditto Buekly, Mary, general servant Cooper, Fanny, ditto Costerman, Maria, nursemaid Connell, Martha, ditto Cannon, Emma, housemaid Cope, Harriet, general servant Crossley, Elizabeth, ditto Campbell, Isabella, housekeeper Clarke, Anne, cook Clinch, Sarah, ditto Chesney, Jane, general servant Crichton, Elizabe...

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
THE ENGLISH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

THE ENGLISH NEWS. Our files per Behar came to hand yesterday morning and, according to our usual practice, we have devoted every inch of our available space to an outline of the most important events. The details we shall fill in as quickly as possible. In the meantime our various correspondents must consent to bridle their impatience. Columns of leading matter have now been petitioning us for insertion for several days, besides much intercolonial news of considerable interest, but we have been compelled to tarn a deaf ear to them all in order to give priority to those events which are for the moment of more importance even than our own local affairs. Notwithstanding the moss of work to be done, and the desire to do it speedily, Parliament, some- how, flags and drags its slow length along very te- diously. Of its laboriousne83 there can be no doubt. It is always sitting. It is always talking. It is always asking questions, und coining to divi- sions, and redividing, and resuming, an...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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SHIP MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

ßJttlP MAILS. -..- ?? - Í4aim will close at the General Post Office-, Hobart Town, as under : For Adelaide, and Sydney, via Melbourne, per first vessel, this day, S p.m. For Melbourne via Launceston, per Black Swan, do,.5.30 p.m. _ .. " _ . For London, via Suez and Marseilles, per B. M S. Jeddo, via Melbourne, on Friday the 2lst hist. at 4 p.m. For Loudon, via Suez and Southampton, ditto, ditto, ditto. For Mediterranean Ports, via Suez, ditto, ditto, ditto. For India, China, Manilla, Batavia, i.e., via Point do Gallo,ditto, ditto, ditto. For Capo of Good Hope, via Mauritius, ditto, ditto, ditto. Fp.r, Mauritius and Eeunion, via Aden, ditto, ditli, ditto." For Swan Jïiver, via Melbourne, ditto, ditto, ditto. P.S.-Important Notice.-The French Transit Bate on Letters and Newspapers for England to be forwarded via Marseilles, and tho British Postage on'L'etters and Newspapers for British Colonies and Foreign Parts transmitted via the United Kingdom, must be prepaid by means of Tasmanian...

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

" , For Twofold Bay and Sydney. TO SAIL ON SEPT. 16th. THE Clipper Barque "PET," 400 Tons, ^*«!«§i«si£ Eodbp.t Thompson, Commander. Having been unexpectedly detained, will sail positively on SATURDAY next. Apply on board. New Wharf, or JAMES MORLING, Old Whnrf. . Steam to Melbourne. Return Tickets. Return Tickets. THE T. S. N. Company's x^ Steamship %. " CITY OF HOBART," Alfred Darby, Commander, will leave for MELBOURNE, on WEDNESDAY, the 19th September, at three o'clock p.m. Fabes. £ a. d. Return Tickets, available for ? two months or four voyages... 12 10 O Single Passage, Saloon. 7 0 0 ' Single Passage, Steerage. 3 10 0 Cfiildren under 12 years of ago in pro- portion. BENJ. M. CUNNINGHAM, Manager, T.S.N. Co. Franklin Wharf, September 10th, 1860. Direct and Nearest Bo ate to the Snowy River Gold Fields. Steam to Sydney, via Twofold Bay. THE T.S.N.Co's Steam- ship "TASMANIA," J. Clinch, commander, will leave for the above ports on or about THURSDAY, the 20th September, at NOON. Fak...

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 14 September 1860

BIRTHS. On the 9th instant, Mrs. J. H. STEVENS, 47, Macquarie-street, of a daughter. 1 in MARRIAGES. On the 27th June, at Canterbury Villa, Maida Vale, the residence of the bride's aunt, by the Chief Rabbi, Dr. H. Adler, assisted by the Rev. S. Ascher, Charles Davis, Esq., of Melbourne, to CLARA ROSETTA, eldest daughter of Samuel Moses, Esq., Boa Vista, Hobart Town. 17 s

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
CIRCULAR HEAD. ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

CIRCULAR HEAD. arrived. September 14.-Mary Stewart, schooner, from Emu Bay. Wind West, weather fine.

Publication Title: Mercury, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MOUNT NELSON. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

MOUNT NELSON. September 14.-Wind south east, fresh, weather cloudy. Bar. 30 0. Ther. 39. The schooner Pilot and brig Alarm got under weigh and went out to sea about 3 p.m.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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PABLIAMENT OF TASMANIA. LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14TH. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

PABLIAMfiNT OP TASMANIA. m LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. FbIDAT, SSFTEKBEB 14TH. Th* PRESIDENT took his seat at 7 minutes past 4 o'clock. FAFEBB. Mr. BUTTON laid on the table a copy of a bye law of the Launceston Marine Board. The COLONIAL SECRETARY laid <<>* the tabte a return of the number of adults m the district of Hobart, between the ages of 17 »»*/&*<*£. according to the last census, moved for by Mr. Carter. NEW NOBFOLK OOVKBNHBNT COTTAOE MX*. The COLONIAL SECRETARY moved the Becond reading of this Bill. Mr. WESTON seconded. Mr. WHYTE should oppose m Committeeitnat part of the Bill which appropriated the proceeds ot the sale to the Government house at Launceston. Mr. WEDGE objected to the sale of the property at present, and hoped that the House would well consider the sacrifice that must be made by setting at the present time. He saw no objection to a moderate expenditure, but he should oppose the sale at this particular moment. He thought i...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
MISCELLANEOUS SHIPPING. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

MISCELLANEOUS SHIPPING. On July 7 the Isles of the South, Captain G. Grey, left Gravesend for Hobart Town. She cou- reys to Tasmania 100 respectable single women, accustomed to domestic service, selected by the Tasmanian Emigration Agency. Dr. James Keene had medical charge of tho emigrants ; with Mrs. Isabella Campbell as matron. The day before her departure James A. Youl, Esq., accom- panied by the agency's secretary, Mr. Thomas B. Parker, visited and inspected the ship at Gravesend. The agency's next vessel will soil for Launceston the lost week in AugUBt.-Home News The Sapphire, Captain Sandorson, clears and leaves for a whaling voyage to-day. Since the arrival of tho barque in port she has been thoroughly overhauled and repaired, and put in exoellent sea-going condition. The Creole went down the river yesterday to take in timber previous ts clearing for Melbourne. The Heather Bell was berthed alongside the New Wharf yesterday to discharge. Thy City of Hobart, Captain Darby, arr...

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DEATH OF MR. JAMES WILSON. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

DEATH OF MB. JAMES WILSON. I The Right Hon. James Wilson died on the 11th I of August. His iU]nesB was sudden.and of very short I duration. He took part in transacting public | butinessos toe morning .of .the day of his death.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
COMMERCIAL. HOBART TOWN MARKETS. Mercury Office, Friday Afternoon. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

COMMERCIAL. HOBART TOWN MARKETS. . i Mereury Oßcc, Friday Afternoon. The wheat market is in an uncertain and un- settled condition, and business in consequenco is tdmoht entirely suspended. It is impossible to quote a prico that could bo dopended upon as correct. Oats and barloy meet with no inquiry to speak <£ , ,Hay has experienced no alteration. Potatoes are becoming scarce, but prices are .till quoted at £0 to M 10s per ton. The ¿our market is still unsettled, and it is not yet known what effect tho cargo of flour from Valparaiso will have upon prices. Bran Is 5d to Is 7d per bushel. '' Kessrs. Brent and Westbrook sold at their Mart yesterday 55 shaies in the Union Bank of Austra- lia at the following rates :-36 shares at 448 ; 2 at £47 15s ; and 17 at ¿¡47. Also two shares in the Tasmanian Steam Navigation Company at JES 10s. Polk* Eostjeb. - Tho Magistrates on the Roster for to-day are R. Power, and A. Morrison GmreRAi. Post Office.--Letters posted yester- day evoni...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
SHIP MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

SHIP HAILS. I Kau«'will close at the General Post Office, Hobart Town, as under : For London, via Suez and Marseilles, per R. M. 8. Jèddo, via Melbourne, on Friday next, at 4 p.m. For London, via Suez and Southampton, ditto, ditto, ditto. For Mediterranean Forts, via Suez, ditto, ditto, ditto. For India, China, Manilla, Batavia, &c., ria Point do Galle, ditto, ditto, ditto. For Cape of Good Hope, via Mauritius, ditto, ditto, ditto. For Mauritius and Reunion, via Aden, ditto, ditto, ditto. For Swan River, via Melbourne, ditto, ditto, ditto. P.S.-Important Notice.-The French Transit Bate on Letters and Newspapers for England to be forwarded via Marseilles, and the British Postage on Letters and Newspapers for British Colonies sind Foreign Farts transmitted via the United Kingdom, must be prepaid by means of Tasmanian Postage Stamps, instead of in Cash, as heretofore. Particular attention is requested to the Letter- box at this Office, marked "ViaMarseilles," into which all Let...

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[BY SUBMARINE AND ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] LOW HEADS. SAILED. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

[by submarine and electric tkleqbaph.] LOW HEADS.

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HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. FRIDAY, 14TH SEPTEMBER, 1860. The SPEAKER took the chair at 4 p.m. MESSAGE [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY. Friday, 14th September, 1860. The SPEAKER took the chair at 4 p.m. MESSAGE From the Legislativo Council announcing its ] concurrence in the Launceston Corporation Act i Amendment Bill, and the resolution tor £5000 for i conveying expirée paupers to England. LAUNCESTON KABINE BOABD. , Mr. CROOKES laid on the tablo Bye Law No. 1 6 of the Launceston Marine Board. ? MB. 8TUTZKB. < Mr. BALFE laid on the table a copy of the Laun- ' cestón Examiner, 4th September, containing a re Krt of a lecture purporting to have been delivered _ Mr. Stutzer (a paid Governmmt servant) at Launceston, in which report his (Hr. Balfe's) re- ligious faith was grossly insulted. He did this with the object of bringing it before tie notice of the Executive and with no ill feeling towa-ds Mr. Stutzer, but simply to ascertain the real facts ' of the case. The ATTORNEY-GENERAL said he thought there must be some mistake about the matter, as so far from shewing a tendency to insult the C...

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EVENING SITTING. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

[ EVENING SITTING. I Mr. W. ARCHER said that ho hogged leave to jay pn the table of the House two reports of tho judgment of Mr. Molesworth in the case of Horne v. Gilles, one beiug in the Melbourne Argui and the other in the Melbourne Herald, and desired that the Cleric might read one of thom, he would say that of the Ärgvt. Mr; GREGSON said that boforo euch a precedent was established hu phpçld like to ask the Attorney General whether any attempt; hsd tyçon modo to get frohl Mr."Molé'swortiV n correct repor^df lija }«dg>ue^/^w^the House to ¿akèuiesenewopapVîr reports and thus form a precedent ? If so it was perfectly shocking, and he hoptd in that case the Speaker would allow the gross libel which accom- panied those reports to be read also. The Attorney General should have been the initiator of this motion if anyone should, and he therefore called upon him. Mr. ALLISON asked if Mr. Archer's proposal was in order; he had hod considerable Parliamen- tary experience, and hod neve...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

'Services for the People at the Mechanics' Institute. "VtTiORKIKG MEN are earnestly invited TT to attend at the Hall oftho Mechanics' UitítnU TO-MOBBOW (^linday) AFTER IfuONi at 3 o'clock, m hen n Lecture "will be { diiia*ed%(B.V.) by the Kow V{. Nico?,so¥. , , w WANTED-A Nursery Governss. Apply F.H., at this office. TO LET BAKER'S SHOP, Liverpool st, (late Brad- ford's) Water and Gas laid on SHOP, BARRACK-8T, (opposite Swin's), 4 rooms, detached kitchen, water laid on. OLD MILL, DAVEY-ST, 6 roomed house, stabling, large yard , water laid on. FARM AT LITTLE OYSTER COVE, 50 acres, adjoining Flight's Land Rents low. For particulars, apply to 15s G. LUCKMAN. Advertiser office.   Tuesday, 18th September. PRIME POTTED BUTTER, From the East Coast. MESSRS. BURN AND Co. Will sell by nuction, At their Mart, Elizabeth-street, On TUESDAY next, the 18th instant, At 11 o clock, 12 CASKS Prime POTTED BUTTER from the East Coast Terms at Sale Tuesday, 18th September. Six Cases Iron Bed...

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THE MERCURY. SATURDAY MORNING, SEPT. 15TH, 1860. [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

THE MERCURY. SATURDAY MORNING, SEPT. 15th. 1860. In the Legislative Council yesterday the New Norfolk Government Cottage Bill won rejected; and the Supplementary Appropriation Bill was read a second time, recommitted, and reported with amendments. Several minor Bills were advanced a stage, and the House rose at a few minutes to 4 o'clock. The Assembly after some unimportant business went into Committee of Supply ; the evening sitting was occupied with the discussion of Mr. Abcuee s motion on the case of Horne v. Gilles as affecting the character of the Puisne Judge. After a protracted debate an amendment moved by the Attorney-Gkneual was agreed to. The House rose atone o'clock this morning. A Debate of a most momentous character, involving the gravest consequences, terminated at one o'clock this morning. During a sitting of six hours the Hous9 of Assembly was occupied with tbe consideration of a topic that happily rarely comes within the scope of Parliamentary enquiry-the character ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mercury — 15 September 1860

For Twofold Bay and Sydney. TO SAIL ON SEPT. 15th. THE Clipper Barque "P E T," ggu/ 400 Tons, ..-.aJar-Ji* Eobebt Thompson, Commander. Having teen unexpectedly detained, will sail positively on SATURDAY ne\t Apply on board, New Wnnrf, or JAME8-MORLING, jP Old Wharf [ Steam to Melbourne. Return Tickets. Return Tickets. THE T S. N. Company's Steamship " CITY OF HOBART," Alfred Darby, Commander, will leave for MELBOURNE, on, WEDNESDAY, the 19th September, at three o'clock p ni. c *J Fabes. £ s d. Return Tickets, available for i two months or four voyages 12 10 0 ñ*£ i«««wf"»w AwyviW - 7 0 -O j ii pingie Passage, Steerage >.. üv-*« Q Children i under r12 years of ape in pro« portion. ; BENJ. M. CUNNINGHAM, Manager, T.S N. Co, Franklin Wharf, September 10th, I860 Direct and Nearest Bo ate to the Snowy 1 ( Uiver Gold Fields. Steam to Sydney, via Twofold Bay. THE TSNCo's Steam- ship "TASMANIA," J. Clinch, commander, will leave for the above ports on or about THURSDAY, the 20th Sentember...

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