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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
PRELIMINARY NOTICE. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION. MR. J. TlCrOBSEN begs to inforni thf inhabitants of Clare and its yicinitj that be intends disposing oij by auction, at an d&t6| All his. HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, comprising Piano; i)rawing-room Suite, M«r rok, Brussels Carpets, Tables, Chairs, Sofas, Bedsteads, Venetians, Window Poles and Cur tains complete, and a large lot of Kitcheii Utensils. Also, Horses, Spring Dray, Newport Pagnel1, Harness, Saddles, Bridles, and man; other things, too numerous to mention. rjTIO MEET THE TIMES. CHEAP MUTTON!!! The Undersigned has EOR SALE, Sheep at the following price:-6s 6d each and return the skin. Also his shop will be open on Tues day, Thursday, and Saturday, from 6 o'clock a.m. till 9 p.m., for the sale of mutton at the following prices :- " Fore Quarter 3*d per lb Hind Quarter ... ... 2gd " WILLIAM H. WHITFORD, Btttcheb, Strickland Street, Clare. April 15,1870. "XTOTICE.-The Schooner ADONIS will be ll a REGULAR TRADER from PO &T WAK...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
c L ABE ST E-A M FLOUB AND CHAFF MILLS, CHARLES KIMBER, Peopbietob,. Flour, Bran, Pollard, Chaff, and Crushed Cora always for gale. U B U B N BBEWEBY. The BEST XXX PALE ALE and POBTEB In the colony are to be had at THE AUBURN BBEWEBY. The Proprietor obtained the FIRST PRIZE for ALE at the GREAT NORTHERN EXHIBITION, 1869. A. P A E T K E , Cabinet Mater and Upholsterer, CLARE. N.B.-FUNERALS FURNISHED on the most reasonable terms. AMES GREENWOOD, CHEMIST, AND DRUGGIST, J BOOKSELLEE, STATION3EB, AND NEWS AGENT. MAI2T STBEET, CLABE. i [4 p ERCY W. D Y E/ R, CHEMIST and DRUGGIST, KOORINGA, BURBA BURBA. E" WHITFORD, . Saddle & HARKESS MAKES, MIKTAHO, Has always in stock a large assortment of English and Colonial Saddiery of every de scription, which he sells at remarkably low prices. Persons intending fro purchase do well to call and see for themselves; and E. W. guarantees to give satisfaction. E, AND C. BECK MANN, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL BUTCHERS AND SAUSAGE MAKERS. [4 A. THOMSON DR...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
DEATH. On the lOtli of Eebruarj last, at the house of her son-in-law, G-. Wailes, Esq., Watford, England, aged 73, Mrs. Ann Eteeon, sister of Mr, T. W. Powell, of Claie.
THE HON. JOHN COLTON IN THE POLICE COURT. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
THE HON. JOHN COLTON IN THE POLICE COURT. At the A-delaide Police Court, on Wednesday last, tbe Hon, John Colton, Commissioner of Public Worke, was charged, on the information of Mary Anne Gregorson, of Torrens Gorge, with being the promoter of a certain under taking, to wit tbe Adelaide Waterworks, and that, by his contractor, William Walker, he did, at Torrens Gorge, wilfully enter upon and take possession of certain land without consent or payment* and did then and there damage the land to the extent of £10. Mary Ann Gregoraon, living at Torrens Gorge, said she had an interest in part Sections 38 and 5394, in the Hundred of Yatala. Was last week in possession. Knew Walker, a con tractor, and saw him and his men working on the land last week. They had cut a road round the hill, and had thrown the earth and stones into her garden. Their object wrs to made an aqueduct in connection with the Adelaide Waterworks. The men did upwards of £50 damage. By Mr. Belt-When served with a notice...
THE POLLING. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
THE POLLING. The polling took place on Thursday, 14th instant, and a large number of persons were to be seen arriving in town from the more remote parts of the district for the purpose of exereisirg iheir privilege. The proceedings were con ducted in a ioler&bly orderly manner,. with the exception of a scrimmage or two, in which several hats of high standing and stiff' substance appeared to get the worst of it. The op. ning of the Glare, Water vale, and Mintaro boxes took place in the evening at the Court Hou^e, she scrutineers being Messrs. A. King, J. W. Gleeson, W. Lennon, P. M'Namara, 11. CaU, N. Le Feuvre, Giles, Feb, and Creasy. The result is as follows : - Bright Cotton Hewitt Ja&lt;man Kingston Informal Bright Cohort Hewitt Jarman Kingston Informal Bright Coiton. Hewitt Jarrrtan Kingston Informal Bright C! h&lt; n Hewitt Jar man Kingston Informal CLA.BE. Aubukn. WATEEVAEE. MINTAEO. 135 161 22 37 130 10 127 51 26 2 120 3 51 15 2 0 49 5 23 4L 95 4 56 2 ...
LECTURE AND CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
LECTURE AND CONCERT. On Wednesday evening last the Rev. J. Hen derson, of Port Adelaide, delivered a lecture in the Town Hall, Clare, on Oliver Crr,mwell and His Times," the proceeds to be devoted to the harmonium fund in connection with the Scotch Church. The lecturer handled his sub ject in a very graphic and masterly manner, and was repeatedly applauded. The Clare String Band, having lindly placed their ser vices at the disposal of the committee, gave some choice selections of music, and did ample justice to every one of them. Mr. C. Beck oiann, whose powers as a vocalist are well known, gave two sacred pieces, which were much admired. Dr. Bain also gave a solo on the harmonium. The attendance was rather small, in conse quence, probably, of several election committee meetings taking place the same evening. Nevertheless, those who attended were both edified and entertained ; and we doubt not that a similar entertainment given on a more favor able occasion would be well patronised....
CLARE WESLEYAN CHURCH ANNIVERSARY. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
CLARE WESLEYAN CHURCH ANNIVERSARY. The anniversary of the above church was held on Sunday, 10th April, whea the Bev. W. L. Binks (ex-Presiaeut of the Wesley an Con ference and Chairman of the South Australian District) preached morning and evening, and the lleva. W. Davidson (Presbyterian) in the afternoon. The sermons were powerful expo sitions of telling truths, and were listened to by large and attentive congregations. On Monday, the usual public tea was held in the Town Hall. No higher compliment to the ladies could be given than to say that every thing waB provided with that liberality and taste for which they have long been famed. The public meeting was held in the church, under the able presidency of Mr. Henry Jolly, of Mintaro. After the financial statement, and an excellent speech had been given by the Trea surer, Mr. Thomas Mojses, the meeting was addressed at some length very profitably by the Revs, W. Davidson and W. L. Binks. The entertainment was further enhanced by se...
PORT WAKEFIELD. (FROM OUR OWN COEEESPONDENT.) April 12. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
PORT WAKEFIELD. (FfiOM OTTB OWN COEEESPONDENT.) April 12. The Hon. John Colton addressed a meeting |of electors on Fiiday evening last, at the Ter minus Hotel. About 150 persons were present. | Mr. Anthony, J.P., occupied the chair. A great many question? were asked and answered, and a proposition in his favor was carried by a small majority, A Wesleyan minister has recently been sta tioned here. I am glad to say the spiritual; departments are well provided for in this place. The want of a medical man is very much felt in this large and rising district. A heavy thunderstorm passed OFer the Hum mocks on the 2nd of this month. I am in | farmed that the dams at" Mr. Fowler's station were filled in about 20 minutes. It will be seen by an advertisement of Mr. ' Johnson's that a picnic will take place here on Easter Monday. This will be a splendid op portunity to spend a pleasant day! The trip across the Gulf will te&e about two hour». ;
The Northern Argus. SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 1870. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 1870. As the elections are probably the most interesting and exciting topic of the day, a few remarks oil the subject may not be out of place. For some time after the last Parliament was dissolved it was presumed that the old represen tatives of Stanley would have a com fortable walk over, although a; few insinuated that a change of blood was absolutely necessary. It is not for us to say whether an alteration was re quired or not * but there cannot be a doubt that, in the absence of better men, the electors would not be far wrong; in voting; for those who had faithfully represented the district for a number of years. However, after the first and second batches of the elections had been disposed of there was no lack of candidates the first new arrival being- the rejected of Noarlunga-the j Hon. John Col ton, Commissioner of Public Works. The hon. gentleman would doubtless have been returned for the district he had served for a period of seven years, had it not bee...
LOCAL COURT—CLARE. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
LOCAL COURT-CLARE. The following cases are set down for hearing at the Local Court on TWeday, Apnl 39 : Young v Beli, £29 os 8 , guods solti; lioeie* for p'aintiff. English, Scottish, »» d Australian Cn«stereo Sank v Marrbail, £29 9->. t i l of exchange; Hosier and Btuce tor plaintiffs, Grower ar.c Downer for defendant. S^ame v Cummin?, £5 14*, do; do. Same v Lough]in, £9 8? 3d, do; do. Same v Sparks, £4= 7* 7d, do; do Same v Dinen, £34 lis 3d, do ; do. S»me v Richardson, £9 16s, do; do. Same v Beynolds, £8 16?., do ; do. Same v Kelly, £18 9-=, do ; do. Same v Hahndorf, til 8- 6d, do ; do. Same v £15 2 6a, do ; do. Same v Eariy, ±21 7 . do ; no. Same v Qu gity, £20 7s, no ?. do. Same v Reaive, £5 6? 4ni, do; do. Same t Dunn, £3 14- 6d, oo; do. Same v Harmer, £20 2s 5d, do; do. Same v Clark, £22 7*s do; do. Same t Patterson, £28 10s 8d, do; do. Kelly v Brady, £20, hbel; Benham for plaintiff, Brady for defendant. Same v Brady, £20, do ; do. Young v Catr, £18 5s 2 J, goods sold. Whi...
COMMERCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
COMMERCIAL. Consols have advanced to 92£ to 92f for money, and 92§ to 92f for the account; new and reduced three per cents, 92f to 92$. The wool 6ales closed very firm, with an up ward tendency. The copper market is inanimate and lower.. Wallaroo has been doneiat £7210s. The local, editor of a Columbia (Miss.) paper having recently got mamed, a contemporary says:-"May his father-in-law die rich, and enable poor Stevens to retire from the printing business and set up a cake shop at a railway station." . _ . Printed by the proprietors, CLODS & TLLBROOK, every Friday morning, at the " Northern Argus" Office, Lennon street, Clare, South Australia.
POLICE COURT—CLARE. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13. (Before Messrs. Gleeson and Beare, J.P.s.) HORSE STEALING. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
POLICE COURT-CLARE. WEDNESDAY, Afbil. 13. (Before Messrs. Gleeson and Beare, J.P.e.) HOBgE STEALING. Alice Harrison was charged with stealing a mare belonging to W. Edwards, of Stanley Flat, on the 19th March. Mr. Hosier appeared for the defendant. Corporal Mallon deposed-Received informa tion on 30th March that a horse had keen stolen from Mr. Edwards; went in search, and found the animal on the 4th of the present month on Tanjarie ran, near the prisoner's father's hut. By Mr. Hosier-Had no warrant when I arrested the prisoner. John Pearce deposed-Recollect the 19fch of last month; am not positive as to date; saw the mare now in the yard in possession of pri soner; the mare is blind of an eye, and branded Wf=J ; prisoner was riding it when I saw lur; she was going in the direction of Crystal Brook from Clare; she had a man's saddle, nearly new; had some conversation with her, and she had dinner with us at Roekv River; prisoner directed my attention to the brand on the mare, and rem...
DISTRICT COUNCILS. CLARE, APRIL 5. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
DISTRICT COUNCILS. CLARE, AFBIL 5. Present-Messrs.Hunter (in the chair), B ray, Bradtke, and Hitchcox. Clerk reported Cas-.-v had thrown up contract 68 j next lowest ten cut, Edward Cody's, £23 10s, accepted. Tend^* accepted-Contract 75, P. Baum, £4 I6s 6J per chain ; 76, Thos. Doherty, £3 Ids 6d per chain ; 77, J. Treetrail, £6. Mr. Hitchcox to let eight chains of catting on Candle's Hill to John Brindle for £4 19s 6d. Clerk to consult Chairman and draw up memorial petitioning Governor to divide district into wards. Mr. Bradtke to get ruts filled up on Spring G-ully Reserve, and see about necessary repairs on that road. Mr. Hunter to get repairs done on Armagh road. Receipts, £11 63 6d; payments, £92 19a Id. STANLEY, Afbil 6. Present-The Chairman, and Messrs. Brown and Dowd. Letter from Black Springs Council, stating intention to recommend Dr. Vogt as medical officer. Permission granted Mr. T. Faulkner to remove timber from roads in Bow man's block for contract No. 54. Mr. C. Adams...
THE ELECTIONS. NOMINATION FOR STANLEY. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 16 April 1870
THE ELECTIONS. NOMINATION FOB STANLEY. On Saturday last, at 12 o'clock, the nomination of candidates for the representation of Stanley in the Souse of Assembly took place at the Court House, Clare, in presence of a consider able number of persons. The Beturning Officer, Mr. T. W. Powell, read the following list: SIB GEORGE StbickiiAkd KINGSTON-Pro posed by Messrs. A. King, A. Bewicke, H. War ren, H. Keweon, W. Moore, J. W. Gleeson, J". M'Cord, J". Dawkings, P. McMartin, J. Laurie, P. Von Wirrokel, Thomas Xiindsay, William Bowman, Daniel Brady, P. M'^amara, J. H. Bleechmore. Seconded by Messrs. J. E. Bleech more, J, Badcock, W. Crosby, M. Rfan, J. Styles, J. Marshall, C. Kimber, W. Pederi-.-k, W. Riderick, J. Laurie, C. M. Mudie, M. Tobin, P. Brady, jun., A. Clarke, P. Brady, sen. H. B. BEIGHT-Proposed by Messr?. A King, J. Williamson, J. E. Bleechmore, H. Marrin, J. Bowden, T. Priest, J". Day, W M'Cord, J. Pederick, J. Dawkiiga, W. Fergus son, J. Grigg, E. Mil=read, B M'C 'e, J . Ea...
THE CULTIVATION OF BEETROOT FOR SUGAR. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 22 April 1870
THE CULTIVATION OF BEET ROOT FOR SUGAR. Will the cultivation of the beetroot for sugar to any extent in this country prove successful ? This is a question which is watched with some anxiety, because the interests identified with the beet-sugar manufacture are of gTeat importance to agriculturists. The United States and the Australian colo nies, as well as Englishmen all the j world over, are great sugar consumers, and according to Mr. Calrid, the con sumption of sugar in Great Britain during the last fifteen years has been greatly on the increase. In 1857 the average was at the rate of 28 lbs. per head of the population; in 1866 it was equal to 38 lbs. per head. The indi vidual consumption in England is esti mated to be three times that of France,; five times that ol Ireland, and sixteen! times that of Italy. The Australian consumption is even greater than that of England. Every individual in the colonies, excepting a very few who possess eccentric tastes, or are under-i going a cou...
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (From the " Government Gazette," April 14) [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 22 April 1870
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (From the " Government Gazette," April 14 ) MINT Alto.-Bay mare, star, hind feet white, J within circle near shoulder; red and white sheeted bullock, cock horns, que on off fore | foot, blotched brands on rear si>«uider, like a | or pr near ii^s. To be sold M y 9. A- Smith, poundkeeper. CLARE.-Bay mare, small star, cellar marked, piece rope round neck, 2 off sh&lt; ulder. To bJ sold May 9. Gk Ueec?, Poun i keeper.
THE STANLEY ELECTION. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 22 April 1870
THE STANLEY ELECTION. The following is a complete list of the returns from the various polling-places. It will fee seen that Messrs. Kingston and Bright hare been elected members for the district, the former by a majority of 185, and the latter 138, ove* Mr, Colton. Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarmau Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jar mail Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal "Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal Kingston Bright Colton Hewitt Jarman Informal CLASS. Aubij&v. WATEBVAIIE. MEiTARO. Rhyute, WlILASTOJJ". POET GAWLEB. POET WAKEFIELD. Asuwelii. STOCKPORT. ISO 135 161 22 37 10 120 127 51 26 2 3 49 51 15 2 0 5 56 23 41 95 4 2 18 12 27 25 11 1 78 95 30 21 2 12 9...
FATAL ACCIDENT AT PORT ADELAIDE. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 22 April 1870
FATAL ACCIDENT AT PORT ADELAIDE. On Saturday afternoon the Mayor of Port Adelaide (Mr. John Form by) held an inquest at the Court-house on the body of Mr. J. Daniels, supercargo of the schooner Io, who died from the effect of injuries he received on the previous day when he fell between the vessel and the wharf. The following evidence was adduced William Ward, master of the schooner Io, deposed-First knew the deceased in Belfast. He chartered the Io and proceeded in her as passenger to Adelaide, arriving at the Port on the previous Wednesday. On Friday he came to the Port to see witness, and they proceeded to go on board the Layard, lying at the Queen's Wharf, when deceased missed his footing and fell between the vessel and the wharf, striking his head against the whaling piece of the wharf. Witness immediately jumped down on to the whaling-piece and caught hold of deceased by the head and held it above the water. To all appearance he was dead. Assistance immediately arrived, and wi...