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A TERRIBLE LIFT ACCIDENT. Sydney, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
A TEBRIBLE LTFT ACCIDENT. [By Telesnranh.! Sydney, April 4. A lift accident occurred at Cameron s tobacco factory, Surrey Hills, to-day, re sulting in the death of two men and serious injury to a third. Wm. Arnold, aged 21 years, was engaged with two other employes. Harry Terry and Fred Haggett (29 years), in raising bales of tobacco, when the men employed above heard a peculiar noise, and looking down they saw Arnold lying on the first floor with the other two lying beside him. The men had fallen a distance of 55 feet. Arnold was killed outright, and Terry (who was the foreman) received concussion of the brain, dying in the hospital to-night. Haggett also received concussion of the brain, and is in a critical condition. The lift, which is worked by steam, is supposed to have slipped. _—__^_^___.
DRUNKENNESS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
DRUNKENNESS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIA; ^ BECExrLY we had occasion to refer to disparaging remarks made by a South Australian legislator in London with regard to his own colony. To-day we wish to direct attention to some reflections passed on South Australians by a gentle man who not long ago paid a visit to the province. A cablegram we have re ceived irom juonaon states tnac at a tare well demonstration In that city the Rev. F. Hastings, who Ib coming to the colony as pastor of the North Adelaide Con gregational Church, the Rev. Dr. Hannay said ' there was undoubtedly scope for the new pastor in Adelaide, and he would find In his new sphere that the teetotal cause vras carried on with enthu siasm. The Bpeaker felt, however, com pelled to admit that wine drinking was a serious blot on South Australian life.' The Inference to be drawn from these remarks Is that South Australia presents a field for the energies of temperance advocates of a rather extraordinary character. MoBt people will read...
COMPOSITORS' STRIKE IN [?]RISBANE. THE DAILY PRESS AFFECTED. Brisbane, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
COMPOSITORS' STRIKE IN 1RISBANE. THE DAILY PRESS AFFECJTEn. (By Teleerranh.i Brisbane. Anril ± The threatened strike in the printing trade was brought to a head this after noon, when the compositors on the Teh graph ar.d Observer (evening papers) aban doned their frames at 5 o'clock. The Courkr compositors declined work to night, and their action Is regarded as a bieach of faith, as an intimation con veyed to tiie master printers early last wt,tk was that unless a settlement was arrived at tbe men would be called out on Friday morning. The Courier pro prietors are therefore placed at a disadvantage, but they are making' en deavors to publish to-morrow as goc^l a paper as possible under the circum stances. The Telegraph has secured about 12 caen, and it Is believed will have little difficulty in publishing a four or six page paper. There will be some trouble in bringing out the Week, which is pub lished from the Telegraph office ; but a Dumber of men are engaged to-night In printing ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
MDMS. ADELINA PATH. MDME. ADELINA PATXI writes:— 'I have found it matchless for the hands and complexion. (Signed) Ademea PAm Peara' Soap, for the Toilet and Bunery, specially prepared lor the delicate sUd of ladies and children and others sensitive to the weather, winter or summer. Prevents redness, roach ness, and chapping. Sold everywhere, Id tablets, le. fscfa. taigtisiztt!il/eaiai2/e. i350a2
VICTORIAN MINISTERIAL CHANGES. [By Telegraph.] Melbourne, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
VICTORIAN MINISTERIAL CHANGES. fBv Teleersnh.1 Melbourne. April 4. Several changes In the Cabinet are re ported. Sir Jas. Lorioaer, the Minister of Defence, will retire from that position and take a portfolio without office, while Mr. Bell, one of the representatives of the Government in the Legislative Council for tbe last three Tears, will encr.ead him as political head of the Defence Department. Mr. Nimmo, tbe Minister of Public Works, -will take a portfolio without office and will be succeeded by Mr. D. M. Davies. Mr J. B. Paterson will be the Dew Minister of Customs and probably of Mines also. The other members of the Ministry will retain their respective port folios. A strong effort to get rid of Mr. Cuthbert, the Minister of Justice, is being made by the liberal section of the coali tion, on account of his action in causing the loss of the abolition of the plural voting clause In the Electoral Bill.
OUR DEFENCES. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
OUR DEFENCES. The Chinese used to mount wooden gatu upon their battlements to frighten away - invaders. How far this innocent device succeeded we cannot venture to say, but only a very foolish enemy would be taken in by it. A scarecrow system of defence will not suffice for South Australia, Oar defenee arrangements must, so far as thay go, be complete and effective, and not a dangerous sham. The enemy will know pretty well with what sort of a f oree he has to reckon, and it depends upon our selves whether or not It 1b one ha will respect. The present position is ad mittedly unsatisfactory. A few months ago General Downes made several impor tant statetuente with regard to our military service to which attention may again be profitably directed. First, he Isaerked that the present force is dangerously *ow, : *-« the perilous times in which we live ; secondly, he de ^?P*t3?* .- its~ oort *? e»»sslve ; and, thirdly, he affirmed that the reserve as now formed will never po3sesB a trust w...
ANOTHER MELBOURNE DEFAULTER. Melbourne, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
ANOTHEB MELBOURNE DE FAULTER. [By Telegraph.! Melbourne, April 4. Henry J. Mouritz, 38 years of age, well known in the city as an accountant, was arrested late this afternoon charged with embezzling moneys of the Melbourne Hydraulic Power Company. The total defalcations are nearly £2,000 The accused is a aotr of the secretary of the Harbor Trust. He will appear at the Uity Police Court to-morrow. The com pany was floated In April, 1888, and Mouritz was appointed secretary at £200 a year. In consequence of the accused, failing to get a balance-sheet ready for the half-yearly meeting in February he was suspended, and an examination of the books showed a deficiency of £1,822. The amount was taken without an attempt at concealment from the second call made on the shareholders, and paid to the ac count of the accused Instead'- of the com pany. In consequence of the defalcations the company were unable to declare a dividend. ?
Original Articles. LORD KINTORE. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
®pgwal Jlttttl£0. LORD KINTORS. jtv&BXiEniG connected with, the new Go Tenor of Sooth Australia la j uat now of peculiar Interest. A perfectly natural feeling of cariosity prevails as to his views, character, and abilities. From many quarters such accounts have been Gent aa to create a strong prepossession in his favor, and his address to his tenantry 'which we publish elsewhere Is calculated id deepen that impression. The occasion was in itself likely to elicit the kindliest feelings on the part of all concerned, and ' the report of the proceedings chows that there was a good deal of genuine enthusiasm. The relations between Lord and Lady Kintora and their tenantry appear to be of a very pleasant and cordial nature, and this augurs well for those which will shortly be eBtabliBhed between our new Governor and his wife and the people of South Australia. Human nature Is pretty much the same all the world over, and the qualities which have won esteem In Aber deen and Kincardine...
PLEURO-PNEUMONIA PREVENTIVES. Brisbane, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
PLEURO-PNEUMONIA PREVEN TIVES. HBv TeleeraDh.l Brisbane, April 4. Ahe report made by Dr. Uernontand M, Loir, M. Pasteur's representatives, to the Queensland Government on the subject of the protection of cattle against pleuro pneumonia, states that thus far they have been unable to Isolate and cultivate the microbe of nleuro-nneumonla. as the process required many tentative researches and a complete laboratory. Arrangements, however, would be endeavored to be made to surmount the difficulty. Another course was open, namely,' inoculation by viruB obtained from diseased lungs. This virus if placed under the skin developes oedema at the point of inoculation, and this if inoculated in the cattle's tall pre vents pleuro.
Needles. "Short, Sharp, Shiny." [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
Jl£tbk0. ?Short, Sharp, Shiny.* The poor Czar. - Skating reviving. A defence interview. Seditious Boulanger. The earl interviewed. Minstrels meritorious. Rain with a vengeanoe. Earthquake at Hawker, Eiffel Tower completed. NihiliBm rampant again, four children at a birth. V PW1PU i^mniwiJi tirjRSDIfCU* Mr. William Bundey dead. Minstrels doing big business. Sir Wm, Jervois interviewed. Cambridge has beaten Oxford. A sad suicide by a young girL Pleass give me an explanation. Tasmania going to float a loan. Western Land Board returned. The glae mystery still unsolved. - Struck down at a wedding feaeti Hicks's minstrels a great success. A moBt disastrous gale at Samoa. A muBical quartette at Goodwood. Ex- King Milan is now at -ftamboul. Burglars in the Anglican Cathedral. Well done, New Alma and Victoria. Now will you Bee a spring in autumn. Tasmania going in for auother million. Portrait in oils of the late Mr. Taplin. Victorian Parliament meets on April 9. Exhibition Rink thoroughly i...
NEW SOUTH WALES PARLIAMENT. Sydney, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
new south wales pabli ament. [By Telegraph.1 Sydney, April 4. In* the Legislative Council to-day Mr. SimpBon obtained leave to bring in a Bill to amend the Real Property Act in regard to caveats. A Bill was read a first time to facilitate the recovery of judgments against debtors who had removed into adjacent colonies, and the enforcement of judgments obtained in such .colonies against debtors who removed into New South Wales. In the Legislative Assembly Mr. Ab bot's Bill to amend the Criminal Law Con solidation Bill, and the Land Act Amend ment Bill, the Registrars of Bills of Sale Bill, the. Conservation and Storage of Water Bill, and the Sydney Mayoral Election Bill, with others of leBU im portance were read for the first time. Mr. Tonkin brought in a Bill to amend the Babbit Nuisance Act so as to allow rabbits to be dealt with the same as other noxious animals. The Public Works Bill was also read a first time. Mr. Copeland moved the adjournment of the House for the purpose of ca...
The Chronicle. SATURDAY, APRIL 6. 1889. THE WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 1889. THE WEATHBK. That never-failing topic of conversation — the weather — ia one that can be dla CDBBed by everyone with a cheerful Inte rest just now. It rarely occurs to a South Australian to grumble 6t the personal dis coinforta oi a wet, cold day. With us, depending as. we do so largely on the pro ductions of the Btbil, the *' trouble of the rein' is a particularly useful one. Water in this colony spells wealth, and drought is a Bjnonym for depression atd disaster. As the barometer falls, the spirits rise. Seldom is the rain ^an unwelcome visitor. Even the citizen, whom the pelting showers drive wet and shivering to the shelter of a verandah, a cab, or a tramcar, consoles himself with the thought that after all the conntry wants the water, and Indirectly all classes mnst share in the blessings that It brings. But to the anxious agriculturist on his farm and the struggling squatter on his run the gift of the clouds possesses a value which they can appreciate ...
SUSPICIOUS DEATH OF A SYDNEY DOMESTIC SERVANT. Sydney, April 4. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
SUSPICIOUS DEATH OF A SYDNEY DOMESTIC SERVANT. [By Telegraph. 1 Sydney, April 4. The enquiry regarding the death of the young woman, Lavinla Dines, whose body was exhumed owing to rumors that she had been the victim of malpractices, was resumed to-day. Mr. Hallett, the Govern ment analyst, stated that he had analysed the medicines found in deceased's room, ?which she had taken just prior to her death, and which were, so far as could be ascertained, supplied by the notorious ' Doctor' Smith. In some pills he found the active ingredient to be ' Bavin,' a well-known abottive agent ; and such pills, he eaid. no respectable chemist would sell. Dr. Wilkinson, the demon strator of pathology at the University, gave evidence regarding the post- mortem examination conducted by him on the body-of Dines. Intense general peritonitis was observed, and a perforation was dis covered in the large intestine, the surface also being much ulcerated. He had no doubt that death was caused by perforation o...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
Special Advertisements. WILL FOBMS, Is. each; post age, Id. HIBE AGREEMENT FORMS. 6d. each, 01 39. 6d. per doz.; postage. Id. each. BILL OF SALE FORMS, 60, each, or 3s. 6d. per doz.; postage, Id. each. ' The above forms oan be obtained at the ADVERTISER OENKRAL PRINTING OFFICE, OFF WATMOOTH-STREETi All kinds o! COMMERCIAL AND GENERAL PRINTING Executed on the shortest notioe and at lowest charges. ? I;74nalzoK75c TciylofBro5 HIGHLY NUTRITIVE. Coeoa MAY BE OBTAINED IN LABELLED TINS OR PACKETS THROUGHOUT THE COLONY. ? xr.364:173 A DYERTISlNG KATES. The following are the rates forladverttolng in the South Australian Chronicle :-*? ? 6 O 8 10 Lines. Lines. Lines. Lines. £ s. d. £ s. d. £ b. d. £ a. d. Onelmeitton 030 038 0 16 060 Ts-0 '.060 70 390 0 10 3 Ihree ' - 080 9 6 0 12 2 0 13 0 Font ' _ 0 10 6 12 S 0 16 9 0 17 0 Five ' _ 0 13 8 15 6 0 13 8 1 1 11 BIRTHS, DEATHS, and MABrUAGE8, not exceed ng five lines, 98. 6dL ; over fire lines, 63. LOST HORSES, &o., oash with advertiseme...
POSTAL ARRANGEMENTS. General Post-Office, Adelaide, April 6. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
POSTAt ARRANfiEMKNTS. General Post-Office, Adelaide, April 6. Mails will be dispatched aa under :— Great Britain, &o,, via Suez, per B.M.3. Britannia, April 8; letters. 1.15 p.m.] news* papers, 12.16 p.m.j late letters, 2.16 p.m. Via Torres Straits, pei Victorian, April 13, 12.45 p,m. Via San Franoiaoo, pat ex press. April 16, 2 p.m. Via Colombo, &c., per Habsburg, April 29. Via Marseilles, per Oceanian, April SO, 2.30 p.m. Mauritius, Reunion. Mahe, Seychelles, South Africa, &o,, per Oceanian, April 30, 2.30 p,m, Newspapers and registered letters must be prtBted one hoar prior to the time appointed (or dosing as above.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
A UTUMN AND TTTTINTER REASON, j FIEST SHOW DAY— TUESDAY, MA.R0H 5, 1389. j y^ONALD8O^T~Nl-kEWS, &^HARLAND, j IMPORTERS AND WAREHOUSEMEN, GKAKD DISPLAY OF SVw SEASONS GOODS on tbc above and following daye. MILLINERY DEPARTMENT. LADIES' EATS.— Thev would apvdaDy draw your attention to these for Variety nn-l Noreity fn '''lip. Cblp Combinations, Double liriuiF, &c. straw Hats mid Bouneta in newest colors, Children1;) Liberty Cipa. M1LLINKUY i'.uNNKTS AND DAT.S, l'ARISIAN AND ESQLISfT (Specially Selected by tii.-ir London and Paris Buyers).— These pooda fcr l-c-Heacycf Tint and Perfect Combination oi C'Jlord pu:e tbcm f.ir beyond the rennh of snv retail establishment in the Southern HuaiUipnere. WIKUS', FEATHEKS, AIGi'.&TTKS, &c., for Eveuinff Wear in EnlkJd Variety. DKESS UKPARTMKNT. Most extensive purchase have bnen made 0! .ill de=-jript!ons of Autumn Goods, erui-r»o:n-j ov?ry Ko\elty In Stripes. Dorderin^B, lc, In all the Newest Tints. -Never before h...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
TO CORRESPONDENTS. rWe cannot undertake to publish all unobjection able letters which reach ua. Ihe number is bo large that we can only print a selection. Those which reach us earliest have of course the first considera tion. This must be accepted aa the explanation of the non-appearanoe of letters.] 'Justice,' Whitwarta. — We cannot publish your letter. It 1b libellona. ♦'Wagbb,' New Theb&rton,— There is no difference. The measurement from the south side of Grenf ell street to North:terraoe at the places tou mention is 335 yards. 'M.U.S.'— 1, A simple method of pre serving orange or lemon peel is to s*ak the peel in ealt and water for a week, or until it becomes transparent, changing the water every alternate day ; then throw the peel into boil icgsyiup and let it boil an hour. To make the sjrap. to every pound of sugar add half a pint of water, and bring to a boil ; then throw in the peel. The same method would no doubt answer for citron peel. 2. No. 'Joseph Sooth.'—!.. Wh...
PARA WIRRA. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
PARA WI&RA, March SO.— Present— AIL Teatree Gully Council to be written to re meeting to inspect the proposed exchange of toads through Messrs. Shillaber's, Gaylard'a, and Richard son's lands ; Or. Shillaber to eee Mr. Kelly about matter. Tenders accepted— 100 yards metal on Chain of Ponds and Kersbrook road, Robert Burton, 4s, 3d. per yard; forming and metalling 4 chains same line, Thomas Smithers, £4 18s. ; forming and metalling 9£ chains, with culvert, eame line, Thomas Smithers, £1 18a. Mx. G. Taylor applied lor repairs to ford and two bridges on Tempete and Little Garden Oreeks ; Cr. Shulabeer and overseer to inspect. Overseer gave an estimate of cost of proposed xoad throughMesBrs. D. PowelTsand J. Penna's lands ; council granted £30 of the amount if the patties interested bore the balance of coat. Receipts, £10 2s. Payments -Main roads, £8 12«, 9d.
RHYNIE. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
RHYNIB. March SO.— Present — All except Or. Jao. deary. Mr. A. W. Bowden applied for 3 ?chains metalling and rut- filling near bis house. Hall council wrote applying for half cost of filling 7 or 8 chains ruts on the boundary road ; no funds. Tender accepted — Contract 20. G. Bray, £5. Works ordered— Ruts to be filled -from metal to metal, and cleaning watertabte3 «nd catch drain near A. W. Bowden's ; 18 chains 10 inch metal and 18 chains Bide drain ?(boundary road). Rhynie and Alma, Receipts, £44 Ute. 65. Payments— General, £14 14s,; and main roads, £25 2s. 9d.
MUNNO PARA WEST. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Chronicle — 6 April 1889
MUNNO PARA. WEST. April 1.— Present— Cre. Roberts (chair), Jeffries, Ridgway, Baker, and Reid. Cierk to inspect the ford at Thompson's Greek and give an estimate of the quantity of atone required for the work. Clerk, with Or. Reid, to inspect certain roads and decide where repairs shall be done. Messrs. BroBter and Ohi veil applied for Bathurst burr on Smith'* Creek 'to be destroyed ; to be attended to. Tenders accepted —Contract 23, W. Ward ; 25, Ward & Jar inyn ; 26. T. O'Loughlin ; 27, J. Nash. Pay ments— General, £43 3s.; and main roads, £50.