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NEW SOUTH WALES. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
KEW SOUTH WALES Em¡ conn into asyh spec in ai Dr. then (heil Min veng to hear sion for, grne 'lovvi and him thos havi son, fnth Mai Ho oat! seei boj Hie am pro (ho bec! mil JJ in I ves froi On Koi tim ten gall but bo Iho disi gal (ho Im pri diu tin lim WE have received by tho City of Brisbane'! of lu two days later news from Now South AValcs. givii A\ o extract from the daily papers tis follows :- ~ BOYAL PRESENTATION TO THE USIVEESITY Llim.iRY.-Tho University library has boen en- riched by a most touching and interesting pre- sent from tho widowed Queen. His Excellency tho Governor received by the last mail a copy of tho collected speeches of the Prince Consort, with an autograph from tho Queen dedicating it to tho University. His Excellonoy was pleased to deliver this precious gift in person. Yesterday (Wednesday), attended by his suite, and accompanied by the Premier, ho arrived at tho University at 11 a.m., and was received and conducted to the library by tho Arice-Chanccllor (t...
OUR REPRESENTATIVES. TO THE EDITOR OF THE BRISBANE COURIER. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
ouït HEPXESENTATIT'ES. TO TnE EDITOR Ol' THE BRISBANE COURIER. SIR,-On looking at tho conduct of our io piescntatiMS in tin ho isc, it is surprising how a thungo will take place m tho TICWS and puntiplis of tho e who have nlwnys professed 'hbunl pinu.iph>," and the conduct of the mombil who lepnsinls rortiturto Vallo ni openh going oin lo Hie mim-toiml side, and giimg his TOUS with them tiftci all thopio li-ions he has made, and the views he lins tx pu-.i.d on snciil "Ubjitts to ¡he constituent lie lipu-ints tends to make persons i ithir su pu ions ns lo Ins intentions In 1S59 ho wns foi libt-t ii niou-un« suth .»«. a hbenl lund bill, manhood «ni11 age &.c , &e mid government b\ and foi the pi opie, now it i-, "government bv and foi the n.w , ' I, ns one of his constituent", think that he is pull nig hnn-elf m u fuUcpositio i with reunid to his con-titucnts, and '.coins hilly lo ln\ himself open to the iori thurges thnt lit has ofttn laid against oin who was once ...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
H SELLING OFr ' SELING OFF ' ' To Storekcepois, Publicans, Privato Families, and tho Publie in general A L ROSENSCWEIG A CO. AVE determined to SELL OUT all their largo stock of Gi ocerics, Earthen vv aro, Boots and Shoes, Ironmongery, Draperv, and Clothing, at betw ecu 30 and IO pel cent below any other house in town As they nie declining store keeping to go mlo another blanch of business, all goods must bo cleared out bv 30 dajs fiom Uns dato No Sham, but a Genuino Clearing out Mark tho addiiss, A L RO SENSCWEIG, Boo ttio Store, Stanloj street, South Brisbane P S -About 10 Sets of Todet Sei vices, Clima, White and Gold, and othci. G339 I [RON TANKS for SALE, by BRIGHT L BROTHERS & CO 5281 SLED POTATOES APRIME SAMPLE of CIRCULAR HEAD POTATOES for SALE at TH UNMV.CK S Produce Store, Queen sheet 5108 EHUTCinNS has now ON SALE, at tho . VICTORIA SALE ROOMS, Queen strect 40 BALES PRIME OATEN HAY 10 BALES PRIME LUCERNE HAY 10 'IONS BRAN 10 " ADELAIDE FLOUR 15 " CIRCULAR HEAD POTA...
The Courier. PUBLISHED DAILY. TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 1864. (FROM OUR TELEGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.) SYDNEY. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
The Courier. PUBLISHED DAILY. TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 1864. TELEGRAPHIC NEWS. FROM OUR TEI.EGRAPHIC CORRESPONDENTS.) SYDNEY. June 6. THE floods on the Hunter River are subsiding. &nbsp; Great damage has been caused by them. The markets are quiet. &nbsp; H.M.S.S. Salamander will proceed hence to &nbsp; &nbsp; Brisbane The Sydney Morning Herald is advocatuig &nbsp; &nbsp; the Panama route. The flour market is steady. &nbsp; WE understand that yesterday the body of a man was picked up at about nine o'dock in the &nbsp; Bay by the crew of the Water Police boat, the body passing under the bows of the Water &nbsp; Police hulk. The deceased is supposed to have been a seaman on board the steamer Gneering. &nbsp; &nbsp; The Coroner will hold an inquest on the body &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; this day. MR. FARQUHARSON'S concert, last evening, in aid of the Brisbane Hospital was an unqualified suc...
MUNICIPAL COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
MUNICIPAL COUNCIL THE council met at the usual hour. Prosont -Tho Mayor, and Aldermen Stephens, Brookes, Pettigrew, Edmoudstonc, and HocUngs. COUIIESPONBENCE. Letters woro read with reference to a cutting in Turbot-strcct ; mid also with regard to extra compensation for work dono by John Kelly. A letter was read from Mr. T. S. AVnrry, asking for proposed levels in Charlotto-strcet, in which locality ho wished to build. A letter was read from a ratepayer, calling at- tention to tho bad state of tho road between Bowen Terrace and the river. '* A lotter was read from the Brisbano Gas Company. The letter urged that tho company desired to know what action tho corporation in- tended to tako as regarded lamp posts. The company, it was asserted, would willingly im- port lamp posts, if thoy could como to somo agreement with tho corporation. If they could not como to such agreement, tho matter would havo to be loft in abeyance. The letlor was signed by Mr. Walker-, secretary, pro icm. A lette...
SHIPPING. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
SHIPPING. ARRIVALS. JUNE 6.-Spray, brig, 142 tons, Captain Scott, from Maryborough. R. S. Warry, agent. Juno 6.-City of Brisbane steamer, 810 tous, Captain F. C. Knight, from Sydney on the 2nd instant. Passengers: Mrs. A. Beazley, 4 chil- dren, and servant, Mr. and Mrs. S. Wilcox, 2 cliildren, and servant, Mr. and Mrs. A. Cross and 2 children, Mr. and Mrs. S. Brown, Miss Palmer, Messrs. C. Desmazures, J. H. Crawford, F. Meenley, F. W. Platts, M. Zerbe, A. Busby, J. H. Wallis, W. Godden, C. Schweiig, D. Wienholt, J. Markwell, Master Markwell, G. Toms, William Tomlin, and 31 in the steerage. DEPARTURES. June 6.-Yarra Yarra, steamer, 650 tons, Captain W. Milman, for Sydney. Passengers : Miss Burke, Miss Morphy, Mrs. Weaver, Mr. and Mrs. S. G. Thompson, Messrs. A. Joske, J. D. McLean, G. Sandeman, D. McKay, Laidley, J. Black, T. Unmack, J. Tingle, W. Renny, S. Fuller, Allerton, A. G. Thompson, G. R. Palfrey man, and about 30 in the steerage. June 6.-Abbey, schooner, 90 tons, Captain Cro...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
FOR IPSWICH. mrpHE SETTLER, TMS DAY, Tucs J. day, tlio 7th instant, at 11 a.m. P. W. JACKSON, F 5103 _ Master. gSj*. mnE NOWRA will sturt for Ipswich JBAÉÉL> J. This Morning at 10 n.m. jSâi_JAMES SMITH. STEAMER NOWRA. riSätf3^ ri'UIE abovo Steamer, which possesses ffljifcf J, superior accommodation, will bo *a^-'-** availublo for pic-nio or pleasure par- tios ; or, can bo engaged for towing vessels at all tunes when due notice is given. J. & a. HARRIS, 5091 Agents, QUEENSLAND STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY. THE MAIL STEAMER QUEENS _ LAND, will leave for MARY- BOROUGH, GLADSTONE, and ROCK- HAMPTON, THIS DAY, Juno 7, at half pust 0 o'clock p.m. .." 58 JOHN STEPHENS, Secretary. AUSTRALASIAN STEAM NAVI- GATION COMPANY. STEAM TO SYDNEY. -Tho TELEGRAPH, 48 hours after arrival. For ROCKHAMPTON DIRECT. - The CLARENCE, TUESDAY, Juno 7, at 9-30 p.m. For MARYBOROUGH.-The CITY OF BRISBANE, WEDNESDAY, Juno 8, at" 10 p.m. No advanco in rates. TO IPSWICH The BRISBANE, This Day TUESDAY, Juno 7...
VICTORIA. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 7 June 1864
VICTORIA. THE following is from the Argus. &nbsp; &nbsp; The young salmon, or parr, now hatched at &nbsp; the ice-works have become too numerous to number, They are estimated roughly at from 160 to 180, and no deaths have occurred amongst them. The little fellows are so active that when the pans are uncovered in the morn- ing the watchers have to be careful that none escape. A few of the ova die from day to day, but the number so removed from the pans still continues to be small. On the 29th, a ship from Hongkong, named the Snapdragon, with nearly 280 Chinee pas- sengers on board, was placed in quarantine. Small-pox, which was very prevalent at Hong- kong, had broken out among the passengers, but not to any serious extent, only five cases, one of which proved fatal, having been re- ported. On the Queen's birthday, the metropolitan and suburban Volunteers assembled in force to &nbsp; do honor to the occasion. The review, if it may be so called, took pl...
INTERCOLONIAL CRICKET MATCH. FOURTH DAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
imumcoLomAL cricket match. Fourth Day. Tur ckik of the weat hei hin mg dono enough tosí oil spoil befoio, deigned to smile ngun on the clo-ing du> of the mutch Like on Monday, Hil vvcijthci xcsteida} was all that could bo desnod, -Hann suiishmo and a cloudless ski, Ibu incandescent atinoaphcio lomuiding Hil SydiiLj nun of Ihoir own pleasant climate, whose chai ins slliii to liai o impiessid the now local Pundi willi Hil notion that Julius Quiidu fions has taken bia station on the heights of Poit TiiLkson and (oinbinul even Hung that is most cii|Oiublc m the four seasons and Iho five /ones lo gue pcipcluul salubiitj to thalfavoioil spot loi (hele -willi ncrorahlaln, Tim |in Ilion ni h nut is I in And thu ninds nuil tilt sun bunns, »1th Unir c tivex lIc nits null 1 u|> thu blue ilnmo of nlr TI is somolhing ni oin fiuoi, that, when thev shall then luck i dec Is ulate among I then own ftiLiids, lliLi will be ublo lo snj (hut m Qiiiens lund thej Lii|0icd some Uno wiathoi-as wullas ...
METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS. TUESDAY, JUNE 7. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS. Tuesday, Ju.nt. 7. BitiSDAKE.-9 a.m.: Barometer (corrected), 30-082 ; thermometer (shade), 500 ; ditto (dry bulb), 50-2 ; ditto(wet bulb), 519 j force of wind, 1 ; direction, S. by W. ; extent of cloud, 0 ; weather, fine. , 3 p.m; : Barometer (corrected), 29'91l ; ther- mometer (shade), 7G-3 ; ditto (dry bulb), 700; ditto (wet bulb), 018; force or wind, 1; direc- tion, ,-W ; extent' of cloud, 1 ; weather, (ino ; scattered cumulus. (Ver Electric Telegraph.) Wi.vj) A.\\Df. AVr.ATimt.-9 a.m.: Lytton, S.W. and fino; Ipswich, eulin mid fine j Luid ley, calm and line ; Toowoomba, calm and Uno ; Drayton, S.W. and Uno j Warwick, calm und fini,! ; Dalby, çhlm und Hue. Si'DNKV.-9 a.m.' : Barometer (corrected), 29-551 ; thermometer (shade), 57-0 ; dilto (dry bulb), 51-y,; ditto (wet bulb), 87-9; force of wind,! ; direction, W.N.W. ; extent of cloud, 9 ; weather Uno mid cloudy.
QUEENSLAND ACCLIMATISATION SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
QUEENSLAND ACCLIMATISATION SOCIETY. TnE quarterly meeting of tho council of the abovo society was held at tho ofliccs of Ul0 society yesterday afternoon, nt 4 p.m. Ciiptain O'connell occupied tho chnir, und iho other members of the council present wera Messrs. Rawnsley mid Stephens, CONTIU11ÜTI0NS. Tho Seoretaiiy of the society (Mr. L. A Bcrnays) notified the reception of tho following contributions :-1. Pair of zebra doves'from Miss Bowen. 2. Pair of Blue Mountain parrots from Miss Bateman. 3. Pair of emerald-backed pigeons (for the aviary of the society) from Jlr. Rawnsley. 4. A package of Chinese vegetable seeds from Dr. Burnett Temple. nr.aisTKK op distmbutions. The SKCUKTAUr .slated (lint ho hud com- menced to keep a register. of Hie members of tlio society to whoni seeds, plants, ¿c, «ei'ë given. Ho recorded in his book the names of tho persons lo whom such seeds, &c, wcro given, tho description of tho articles, and tho source whence they wore derived. Such a register ...
SHIP MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
SHIP MAILS. The mails per the City of Brisbne, for &nbsp; Maryborough will be made up and closed at &nbsp; &nbsp; the General Post Office this day, as under - &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; For registered letters at 5 p m and for all &nbsp; &nbsp; other letters and newspapers at 8 p m
NORTH AUSTRALIAN MEETING. FIRST DAY, TUESDAY, JUNE 7. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
em- NORTH AUSTRALIAN MEETING. ope, I , * ! °r FmsT Day, Tuesday, June 7. The North Australian Jocltoy Club Meeting for Í801 cdnlnleilciicl yesterday, nlld if the suc- cess of the first day's sport is to bo considered nu augury of xvhut may bo expeclcd during the two ensuing days, thero cannot bo any doubt but that (ho mooting will como up lo the ex- pectations which hnvo been formed of its prov- ing ill overy respect tho most successful mid best attended of tiny yet hold in Queensland. Tho weather was delightful, thero just being onough sun lo prevent any inconvenience arising from standing or walking about tho course in the coldest season of tho year, and not sufficient lo occasion any unpleasant feeling of warmth. The course, too, was in splendid condition, Iho lato somewhat heavy rains having rather im- proved it than otherwise, and assisted materi- ally lo provent the black soil from being baked by the sun into a state that would render it any- thing but fit for gnlloping. Tho (...
PETTY DEBTS C0URT. TUESDAY, JUNE 7. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
PETTY DEBTS C0URT. Tuesday, June 7. BEFORE the Police Magistrate. The adjourned sittings of the Petty Debts Court were resumed at half-past eleven o'clock this morning, after the disposal of the ordinary police business. Grogan v. Turner.-Action for £1 10s., for goods sold and delivored. No plea filed. Ver- dict for plaintiff. Price v. Smith.-Action for £3 8d., for goods supplied. The defendant had paid £1 13s., and a verdict was given for the balance, amounting to £2 7s. 8d.
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
Auction Sales. SATURDAY, JUNE 11. CALTON HILL! CALTON HILL!! " If thou would'st view fair Brisbane aright, Go visit it from the CALTON HEIGHT." . GIGANTIC SALE. ,., ' 310 ALLOTMENTS, One of the most Magnificent Suburban Proper tics over oflered to tho Public. FRASER & BUCKLAND are instructed to sell by auction, at tho Commercial Sale Booms, Queen-street, on SATURDAY, Juno 11, at 12 o'clock, The unequalled Estât« of CALTON HILL -310 ALLOTMENTS, being subdi- S vision of portion 70 on Government plan, parish Bulimba, county Stanley. The Auctioneers have hitherto been fortunato in bringing before Hie public such properties only as havo verified their representations, mid given entire satisfaction lo purchasers; yet none have equalled the present property in the variety of its advantages and attractions. CALTON HILL Is situate opposite FORTITUDE VALLEY, and approached by THREE dureront ROUTES. FIRST, Via SOUTn BRISBANE, by nn excellent road extending to LYTTON, upon which Governm...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
R. HUTCHINS has now ON SALE, at the VICTORIA SALE ROOMS, Queen &nbsp; street — .IO BALES PRIME OATEN HAY. -IO BALES PRIME LUCERNE HAY 10 TONS BRAN 10 " ADELAIDE FLOUR 15 " CIRCULAR- HEAD POTA- TOES 50 BAOS MAIZE 30,000 SUPERIOR nOBART TOAVN PALINGS 27,000 HARDWOOD SHINGLES 00,000 SAAVN LATITS, at 10s. por 1000 825" LAND ORDERS BOUGHT. 5387 T) HUTCHINS lins now on SALE, at tho JA». VICTORIA SALE ROOMS, Queen street A Lurgo and w cll-assoi-tcd Stock of CEDAR and AMERICAN PINE DOORS, SASHES, AROIIITRAArES. MO ULDINaS, and SKIRTING BOARDS ; ALSO ON SALE, GALVANISED CORRUGATED IRON (G, 7, and 8 feet lengths) ZINC DOWN PIPING, R AV niîADS, Ditto SHOES, O G and Half-round SPOUTING, RIDGE CAPPING, BOLTS, HINGES, CARPENTER'S PATENT LOCKS, &c, &c. 51G3 LAND ORDERS! LAND ORDERS!! E HUTCHINS, of tho Victoria Sale . Rooms, Queen-street, TS A CASH BUYER of LAND ORDERS. 42IG MARTIN'S HORSE AND STOCK BAZAAR. SADDLE and Harness Horses, Dog Carts, Carriages, Sociables, A.c., a...
OUR DREDGING OPERATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
OUR DREDGING OPERATIONS Contrary to the prognostications of a few &nbsp; persons, and in accordance with the opinions of many, a channel 1600 feet in length has been successfully cut through the bank which sepa- rated the old from the new passage at the entrance to the Brisbane River. So various have been the statements made in regard to this important work, and so great has been the dis- couragement shown to tho engineer, Mr. Francis, that we now especially feel pleasure in recording the fact that, on Monday night, the barque Salvia, which has recently arrived from London, and which draws 11 feet 6 inches of water, was successfully taken through the new channel by Mr. Francis, and anchored off Lytton at about half-past 11 o'clock p.m. At 9 o'clock on the same evening there were sixteen feet of water in the new channel, and when the Salvia was anchored inside Luggage Point, opposite to Lytton, there was still a strong flood tide. There were six lights altogether in the new c...
CENTRAL POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, JUNE 7. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 8 June 1864
CENTRAL POLICE COURT. Tuesday, June 7. Before the Police Magistrate DRUNKENNESS - Walter McKerron, Thomas Hannan and Gustavus Sundstrom were seve- &nbsp; rally fined 10s. each or 24 hours in the cells, for being drunk. Bridget McDougal was sent &nbsp; to gaol for one month for drunkenness and dis- &nbsp; orderly conduct at South Brisbane. Harriet Fox, remanded from the previous day for drunkenness, was discharged Assault-Thomas Statterly appeared to answer a charge of assaulting one John Orr. The case was remanded until the next day. &nbsp; Larceny -William Henry Cave was charged with stealing a quantitv of firewood, and was remanded until the following day. ASSAULT-Ellen Cavanagh charged Henry &nbsp; Meyer with assaulting her on the evening of the 24th May last, at Sandgate. The com- plainant was a servant in the service of Meyer, &nbsp; &nbsp; who is an hotel keeper ; and on the evening of the day in question he had some disp...