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DALMA[?]OY CAMPBELL AND Co.'s REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
PAT/MA.I10Y CAMPRBTilj ANI> Co.'s REPORT. FAT CATTLE.- 1000 wore penned up au&lt;l sold to-day, a large proportion of them being from good to primo, although the average of the various lota was hardly up to last , week's quality. There was a fair attend ance of butchers, and at the opening sales, the competition was very brisk, at an advance of 20a per head, but towards the cloao, prices receded to about last week's roteq ; the market, however, throughout was quite as wo expected, and we notice that this season there has not been tlio usual depression in the beef market during J^got, We quote - best bullocks, from ? 10J 10ato 11? 5s; second, from 7^ to SI 10s ; inferior, 41 10s to 61; best cows, from' 61 10s to 11 17s 0(1, a few up to 81. We have sold. 1 SI, head for Mr. Win Pearson, Kil liiimy Park, bullocks, at from 0/ 10s to 9/ 10s, averaging 11 Ss 0d ; cows, from 5/ 10a to 61 12s Gd, averaging 6/; and a small draft for Messrs. Turnbull and Henderson, from Loyang, at 9...
THE WOOL TRADE OF 1868. (FROM MR. HELMUTH SCHWARTZE.) [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
THE WOOL TRADE'OF 1S38. . (l'HOM MR. HELMUTII SCHVA.RTZE.) .THE wool trade lias a feature of its own quite as important iu its effects as any extraneous circumstances. This is the yearly increase in the production, which goes on independently of good or bad trade, and which must be taken into account when the results of the year are estimated. For, sup posing the increase in one year to be 20 per cent., the result for the trade would have to be pi'onouivced favourable, even if prices had declined a littleit being clear that the consumption of wool cannot of itself regularly increase 20 per cent. - If it does increase so much, it is because of the stimulus of a pro portionately cheaper price, which brings the article within the reach o£ a lower stratum of the population, or to a wider range of appli cation, and thus, as it were, create a new consumption which before lay dormant. The question of over-production is involved in this. If by this word be meant that more wool is produced t...
WOOL, STOCK, AND STATION REPORTS. SYDNEY, MESSRS. MORT AND CO.'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
WOOIk, STOCK. AND STATION . REPORTS. . .SYDNEY, MESSRS. MORT AND CO.'S REPORT. WOOL.-The advices as to the condition and prospects of tho English market must be considered satisfactory. There h:is been ubUunu of importance, offered .it auction since the receipt of telegram, to further test prices here ; but from tho tono of the past few sales, growers may depend on getting values, leaving hot a small margin for profit to buyers, on any lots of fair con dition. The catalogues yesterday consisted chiefly of small parcels of fleece, scoured, and odd bales. Sheepskins were in fair de mand at about last week's antes. W e sold 10,000 skins at from lijd to 4-£d per lb ; pelts and bire Id to 2id. March 19th, ISO'.).
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
Ijj-e, cfEir^p IS PUBLISHED every Wednesday and Saturday, at the Office, Traill-street, Wagga Wagga, and delivered at an early tour to subscribers in the town, iand by mail throughout the colonies. TERMS! SUBSCRIPTION; SPer Quitter, in town, Payable in advanbe. 8*. . , Quitter, posted .. ditto .. 10a. , , , l?tr Quarter, posted, crodit .. ... lis. N.fi.-The quarters terminate on the 3lBt March, .50th Jtane, ."0£h September, and 31st December, at Which periods only can subscribers decllnc, by giving notice, %tt&lt;i paying tlie amount duo to the end o/ the ciWt(snt&lt;l«ivtto. . Now subscribers are received at any tirrte, and Charged proportionately to tho termination : of the current throe months; but unless persons order ing the pnpoy are known at the office, we do not guarantee that it will bo forwarded if tho order is unaccompanied by a remittance of at leant OnO quarter's subsofiptiota in advanco. ADVERTISEMENTS: First Inch 3s. Ewry additional IncV., U. Cel. 25 p...
BREWSTER AND TREBECK'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
BREWSTKR AN'D TUKDKCK'S LTKL'ORT. Btation'S.-There is a better demand for good cattle properties, and for any such, if ?well situated, full prices are obtainable. We noticed a strong tendency to increased confidence in this description of investment, as likely to prove remunerative. The de mand for sheep runs is very limited, aud although there are a few buyers for choice properties, yet the general impression is that a different system altogether of sheep farming must lie adopted before a re munerative return can bo expected from a very large proportion of the stations in New South Wales and Queensland. The points to which the attention of wool growers will have to be especially directed are first, fencing, so as to rcduce expendi ture, a general and systematic annual cull ing of all existing Hocks, thus getting rid of the inferior stock, and then introducing the best acclimatised blood suitable to the character of the country occupied. Persons who some few years ago commenced shee...
NARANDERA. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
NARATTOERA. [FEOM OtTH OWN CORRHSPONDEKT.] Tint country about liere is in a deplorable state ; the beginning of the cud is evident from the cai-cases in every direction, and with a very large number of the wretched looking animals prowling about, it is merely a matter of time as to when they will add to the already large numbers of dead ones. _ On two cattle stations in the immediate neigh bourhood, I hear, it is the entire duty of most of the hands to drag out of the water holes the unfortunate animals too- weak to get out of them without assistance, and that help has to be given day after day to the same cattle. Iu the event of our having a frost before rain, which is, from present appearances, quite likely, the result will bo fearful: there will be a large scope of un stocked country in this neighbourhood in the spring. Sheep are prowling about again, both up and down the river, how they manage to exist is truly surprising. Our Court of Petty Sessions, hold on Thursday last, the ...
WAGGA WAGGA POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, MARCH 23. (Before the Police Magistrate and F. A. Tompson, Esq., J.P.) [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
WAGGA WAGGA POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, MAHCII 23. (Before the Police Magistrate .mcl F. A. Tompson, Esq., J.P.) THOMAS L.VNT appeared" t> answer to the charge of having feloniously stolen thirteen sheep, the property of .Messrs. Holmes, White, and. Co., of Humula station. This case occupied the court all day, ami was ad journed, for further hairing, till next Tuea- I day.
Wagga Wagga Advertiser "This is true liberty, when freeborn men, Having to advise the public, may speak free." MILTON. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 1869. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
M:r0p Mir.ggir g^frerthcr " Tills Is true liberty, when frccborn men, Having to advise tho public, may apeak free." MILTON. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 18G9. WITH the present week will probably terminate one of tbe most profitless Sessions on record. It has been re markable for nothing, except, perhaps, the virulence of party feeling1, and the factiousness of the Opposition. " Scenes," common enough in all Sessions, have never been more fre quent, and hon. gentlemen have never more highly distinguished themselves in those desperate single combats in which the oratory of the gutter takes the place of the filth of the same locality. No one expected much,; good' from the ROBERTSON' Ministr^-^n, jtiie first few months dfnt3-existenfeQia'hu it is quite certain that no ori(j:li^ been disappointed. . Individually, the most feeble of all the many Ministries with which the chances and changes of responsible Government have favoured us, and confronted by an Opposition consisting of the remains of on...
LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. EXTENSION*' OF LEASES.-The grazing capa bilities of tlie undermentioned Rims having been found; on appraisement, to have been increased Ijy artificial means, to the extent re quired by. the provisions of the 17th clause of the Crown Lands Occupation Act of 1861, in pursuance thereof, the duration of tlie ;i=i=tiug loaeoa 'of tVip. Runs in 'Question have been extended to ten years, at the same rent, and on .the same terms and conditions as the original leases :-Murrumbidgee District North Boonook, M. and J. H. Patterson, £22; North Morago, William Officer, £10; Salt Plains, do., £50; Cochran, II. Gwynne, £10; Cowpasture^ James and Henry Osborne, £31 ; Warrangobogra, do., £40 ; Lalalte, do., £33; "Billabong Back B'osk, Robert Pater son, £25 ; Savernake, William Sloans and Robert -Jonathan Jeffray, £30; Waoclc, Samuel Wilson, £10 10a. STEAM NAVIGATION OF THE MURROMBID :.GEE. - Another meeting of gentlemen in terested in this matter was held on Monday evening. It is'...
TELEGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE. SYDNEY. Herald Office, Tuesday, 9 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
TELEGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE. SYDNEY. . ;:Herald Office, Tuesday, 9 p. MB. Gr. R. MORTON,' editor1 of Sydney Punch, died?yesterday,. 1 The Prince and tlie Governor visited the theatre' on Monday niglit. A grand theatrical entertainment will be given on board the Galatea on: Monday and Tuesday next. The "Wellington papers report, that Colonel "Whitmore defeated thei ^rebels; with great loss; the troops had four killed and fourteen woun ded. The;. Appropriation Bill . has - been read a second time. . . The Loan Bill has -passed the As sembly.- , . ; The Fiftieth Regiment embark; to morrow.
THE AUSTRALIAN MEAT QUESTION. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
THE AUSTRALIAN MEAT QUESTION. Ox Tuesday evening, Jan. 19, a represen tative meeting of artisans from various large London films and their wives was held at the stores of the Australian Meat Importing Agency, at Norton Folgate. for the purpose of testing, on behalf of their fellow .working men, 'the viands imported from the Austra lian colonies. Dr. B. W. Richardson, F.R.S., presided, and among the stewards Were Mr. G. F. Vcrdon, C.B., the agent-general of Victoria; Mr. T. S. Dutton, the agent general for South Australia; Mr. W. C. Mayne and Mr. J. Morrison, the agents general of New South Wales and New Zea land ; Dr. J. H. Stallard, and Dr. Ft. B. Paul. The object of the meeting was to bring to the notice of the working men that Australian meats are now being imported into this country, and that by the -use of these malts, as a supplementary supply to fresh meat, a profitable reduction may be made in the household expenses of the artisan and middle classes, who depend much upon bee...
BALLARAT LIVE STOCK MARKET. MESSRS NORMAN R. MACLEOD AND CO.'s REPORT:— [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
BALLA.RAT LIVE STOCK MARKET. MESSRS NORMAN* R. MAULEOD AND CO.'S REPORT : FAT CATTLE.-S(32 were entered for yester day's sale, being a larger supply than was anticipated, one or more lots having come to hand without being advised. The quality generally was good, though not prime, and a small proportion was also in ferior. Buyers were numerous, ami among them we noticed several from up-conn try diatricts, who do not usually attend this market; this with the previous short sup ply, caused an active demand and satis factory sales, though last week's prices were not maintained ; the decline being nearly equal to the advance then quoted. Quotations-Best pens bullocks, SI 10s to 10Z; second Gi 10s to SI; medium and in ferior quality, from 31 10s, FAT SHEEP.-9,039 came to hand this week, consisting in about equal proportions, of good wethers, ewes, and inferior sheep of both sexes. At the commencement of the market the attendance was exceedingly small, and sales opened dull; but as buyers ...
EXPEDITION AGAINST THE FLYING FOXES. (From the Singleton Times.) [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
EXPEDITION AGAINST THE FLYING FOXES. (From the Singleton, Times,) IN our last issue -we reported briefly the result of the bunt after the flying foxies at Black's Mountain, between Singleton and Mount Royal, which took place on the morning of Thursday I ? last. The excursion, as was anticipated, was of particular interest, we were therefore anxious to get as full and . authentic an account of the day's pro ceedings as possible, and through the I goodness of one of the shooting party we have not been disappointed, as shown by the following capital sketch of the enterprise :-"I send, as you requested, a particular account of our excursion against the flying foxes. As you are aware, we advertised to start at 5.15 a.m., but although many of those who volunteered to go were awakened at half-past 4,1 am sorry to say that only two residents of the town of Singleton were ready at 6 o'clock. At that hour the following persons started Messrs. J. Scobie, M. Scobie, G. Trunley, 3. Nichols, M. W...
ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS, DKSPATCn FROM -WAOGA WAGGA : To Tarcutta. Sydney and Melbourne.-Every . day, at 1 p.m., Friday excepted. To Urana and Deniliquin.-Sunday, Wednes day, Thursday, and Saturday, at 1.30 p.m. To Karandara and Hay,-Sunday and "Wednesday, at 2 p.m. To Juuee and Murrumburrah.-Monday, Wednesday and Friday, a,t 5.30 a.m. ARRIVE AT WAGCJA WAGGA : From Tarcutta.-Every day at 12.30 p.m., Tuesday excepted. (Jrana and Deniliquin.-Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 11.30 a.m. Narandera and Hay.-Sunday and Wednes day, 8 a.m. Junee and Murrumburrah.-Monday; Wed nesday and Saturday, 6.30 p.m. Letters intended for Junee, must be posted before Tialf-past 9 on the evening preceding the departure of the mail, arid for all other places half-an-hour previous to. tho specified time of departure. 63T" On Sundays, the Post Office is opened for mail-delivery between 2 and 3 p.m..
REMARKABLE CASE OF BODY SNATCHING BY A LOVER. (From the Nashville Press, December 30.) [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
REMARKABLE. CASE OF BODY SNATCHING BY A LOVER. ' (From the Nashville Press, December 30.) THE strangest case of thieving which J we ever heard of took place in the ad- i joining'county of Cheatham, a few days ago. The narrative, as we have heard of it, is simply this :--A few miles from Ashland, and not far from the Cumber land River, live a family named White, who are in, what is there considered, comfortable circumstances. On Christ mas eve a young girl, some fourteen years old, died in the house, after a brief illness. She was not long home from an edacationa linstitute in Indiana, which she was forced to leave by reason of an unaccountable indisposition. The house of the Whites is situated in a rather remote section, , so that the night following the decease of the young lady there were no visitors to watch up with the mourning family save one, a young gentleman named Higgins, who had come on horseback in the early part of the day to visit the sick girl. He had visited her, befo...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
PRIZE OF ONE HUNDRED G-UINEAS J-'OIi THE BEST ESSAY ON THE LAND QUESTION. IT is granted on all sides that the Laud Law requires amendment : the Squatter declares it j the Freo-selector admits it; and the author of the jjresent Land Act at last confesses it. The nature of the amendment required must be the great question of the next Session, or rather, of the next Parliament. On this point, public opinion is still, as it always has been, in a state of chaos. Opinions, in short, or "notions" which pass for opinions, are as virions as there are interests to be affected, or political purposes to be served. Before a question of such vital importance to the country is again submitted to the verdict of the people, it seems desirable that some attempt should be made to sift these various and often conflicting opinions -to separate the true from the false, the politically sound from the politically plau sible, and if possible to evolve from the mass of contradictions that happy golden mean o...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 March 1869
AD VERTISEMEJSTTS. MURRUMBIDGEE TURF CLUB. MARES' PRODUCE STAKES fok 1871. MURRUMBIDGEE TURF CLUB MARES' PRODUCE STAKES, of 40 so vs., with a sweep of 5 so vs. each added. Nominations, enclosing 1 aov., for this race to bo in the hands of tlie Secretary on or before the 1st May, 1869. A further pay ment of 1 sov., and the description of foal to be in the hands of the Secretary on or before the 1st January, 1870; and the third pay ment of 3 sovs. on the night of general entry, 1871. Non-acceptors forfeit the amount previously paid. Weight, eight stone; dis tance, three quarters of a mile. A. ARMSTRONG, Secretary. Murrumbidgee Turf Club, February 19th, 1869. THE AUSTRALIAN ALLIANCE ASSURANCE COMPANY. Established for Fire and Marine Insurance, Assurances of Lives, and Fidelity Guarantee. Capital-£250,000. Empowered under spccial Act of Parliament, Vict. No. CCCV. DIRECTORS : The Hon. Robert Stirling- Anderson, ST.L.C. John Halfey, Esq., J.P., M.L.A. The Hon. Jnmea Stewart Johnston. Mic...
AN UNHAPPY MARRIAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 27 March 1869
AN UNHAPPY.-MARRIAGE.' ON Friday JPrzenysten Joza, Tatrozawski, ail interpreter, wds -brought'up at Mai'lbo rough-street on . a- warraut,: charged with using: .threatening lan-; guage towards his wife.-Mr..ParIces .appeared for the complainant, a lady like female, about twenty years of age,' tlie defendant being about forty-five.-» The complainant said she resided at .16, ? Hemming's-row, and was married to the defendant at Lincoln's-inn chapel. on the 1 Gth of; April last. Two or i three months- ago the defendant commenced a course of ill-treatment towards her. "On one occasion he brought home two gentlemen, aiid left them .with-her,? and when he returned; and she spoke to. him. respecting it lie struck 'her. j. !A few weeks ago he told her that he would make her do things; she never : thought of--namely, get 'money1 by-" prostitution; and because she refused ho got up and struck her.; A month ago the defendant came homo "and told her that she could go, and lie; then took two razor...