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LOCAL REGISTRATION OF TRANSFERS. CLAUSE ELEVEN. MASS MEETING IN HANNAN-STREET. AN ENTHUSIASTIC GATHERING. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
LOCAL REGISTRATION OF TRANSFERS. CLAUSE ELEVEN. MASS MEETING IN HANNAN-ST'I'IEET. AN ENTHUSIASTIC GATHEIIING. A public meeting called to consider the reply of the Ministerof Mines to the petition forwardedt through the Knlgoorlie committee pIaying for a different interpretation of Clause 11 of the Goldfields' Act took place in Hannan-street, in front of Mess 'rs Linton and Saunders' mart, on Saturday night. Nearly 2000 people were ipresent. Captain OGats occupied the chair. The Chairman, who was well received. said lie was proud of the fact that the initia tory steps in the importt movemet noveuent for securing local registration of transfers had been taken in Kalgoorlie. He was plearsedt to see the other centres of the fields were joining so heartily in endeavoring to secure a different interprletation of the clause. He did not object to registration at Perth but that must follow after local registration. (Cheers.) They did not. wishll an endmenlt of the clause, but they did requir...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
T HE DEPARTMENT OF MINES. WESTERN AUSTRALIA. NOTICE. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; It is hereby notified for the information of the public, that from the commencement of the present year, all transfers of leases and dealings of whatever kind in connection with Leases of Mining Properties, must be regis- tered at the Perth office in order to be opera- tive. The Section of the new Act providing for this alteration is as follows : - No 11. (1.) There shall be kept at the office of the Mining Registrar under this Act of each Goldfield or District a complete record of all leases, claims, transfers, liens, or other dealings or connected with any lands situated within the Goldfield or District, and all acts, matters and things required by this Act to be done, and all notices or other process required to be served at or issued out of the office of the Warden in connection therewith, shall be sufficiently done, issued at, or served if done, issued, or served at or out of the...
Cycling Races. IMPORTANT CONTESTS. MELBOURNE, February 11. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
Cycling Races. IMPORTANT CONTESTS. (BY TELEGRAPH.) MRLBOURNE, February 11. The. Melbourne Cycling Carnival,: pro moted by the League of Victorian Wheelmen; was brought to a close on Saturday,'onthe: Melbourne Cricket Ground, in the preenoe: of 20,000 spectators. The following are: the results : THIRD-CLASS HANDICAP, 14 mile. Carpenter ... ... ... ... I Dellimore ... ... ... ... 2 Wilkie .... ...... ... Carpenter won ensily by a dozet'leaigt4s, the others close together. TinTe, S3dii 5h7 4.5th see. OPEN IIANDI)CAP, 4 mile. Anderson ... ... ... ... Petersn ... ... ... ... 2 Scharp ... ... . . Won by a length. Time, bVitin 4 t 1 LAP SCRATRcB RiCE , I mile; flying atht,. ' . , .. Megson, ... ... ... ... Walker ... ... .. ... , Lewis ... ... ... . . 8 Megson led throughout arid wCn, ty o wheel. Time, 31 4-stir se.. THE LEAGUE OF VICTORIAN W1HEICLME '$ cUP, Of 201) sovy, 25 sons, and S sovs: 2 miles,-' NSeharpl, lyd ...... M'LeniL, 1Lyds ...... ?" . Hill. lTihids ... ' .' Fisher, 1byds .....
IVANHOE SOUTH EXTENDED. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
IVANHOE SOUTH EXTEND)ED. Considerable progress has been made with the work of developing this property, and already two shafts have been carried down to a depth of over 100ft. The claim is situ ated south-west of the Ivanhoe mine on the same run of country as the Ivanhoe West mine, one of the Great Bouhler blocks. It is probable that the lode which traverses the last-named mine will be picked up in the Ivanhoe South Extended block, and at present the work in hand is being carriedl on with a view to accomplishing this and also to cut a supply of water. In tme north shaft the manager is putting in a drive at the 100ft level to cut the lode which is believed to run between this working maid the company's east boundary. This is in 12ft and will be pushed on as rapidly as possible. The country nmet with in cross-cutting is very -soft-ainnd-4t is exIpectaed- thea ItIhi °i c fi weeks the value of the ground will be tested. At the south end of the mine the shaft has attained a depth of IlOf...
THE GREAT BOULDER. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
THE GREAT BOULDER. The Great Boulder still maintains its lead as the biggest gold mine in West Australia, and promises to long maintain its supremacy. The company holds a vast block of land in the midst of the richest group of mines the worldl has ever seen, and as yet its resources are scarcely known even to those ,most inti mately connected with its working. The six blocks held by the mining corporation tion contain over one hundred acres, andl through this block of territory several lines of reef are known to run, while as yet no ore has been taken from any save a small section of one of the reefs. Very little has been done to open up the vast resources of the mine, but it is to be hoped the time is not far distant when there will be 100 head of. stamps at work on the property, and a start made to do the resources of the mine justice. The Boulder lode, as the reef now being worked at the junction of the two southmost blocks of the location is known, has been opened up for about 9...
POST OFFICE, KALGOORLIE. THE MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
POST OFFICE, KALGOORILIE. Til: MATLS. The Post Office is open for general busi ness daily between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5i p.m. On Wednesdays and Saturdays ft om 7 to 8 o'clock p.m. for the delivery of letters and newspapers only. Town Delivery.-l)elivery by letter car rier daily at 0.30 a.m., 2.30 p.m., and 5 p."'. Great Boulder Delivcry.-A daily de-. livery by cycle letter carrier is made to the Great Boulder, Lake View, Ivanhoe, and the variops mines en route, leaving the post office at 4 p.ll. Au4tralian Colonies. For day of closil?? see special notice Arrive every Wednesday at 2 p.m. United Kingdom, &c. Close every Wed nesday at 1.45 p.m.; late letters at 2. I5 p.m. Arrive every Wednes day at 2 p.m. Perth. Fremant'e, Southern Cross. Coolgardie, &c. Close daily at 1.45 p.m.; late letters,ut 2.15 p.m. Arrive daily at 2 p.m. Kanowna. Close Mondays. Wednesdays, and Fridays at 2 p.m. Arrive Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at 12.30 p.m. Kurnalpi (viii Kanowna). C...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
1 KANOWNA HOTEL T. DOYLE, Proprietor. Ouly thee, best brands of Wines and Spirits kept on the Premises. First-class Mineral Waters manu factured on the premises.? BILLIARDS. Accommodation for .Trirellers a Speciality. Good Stabling. $oi?es and Buggies always ready. N?.B.-T. Doyle having secured the above Hotel, hopes by strict attention to business .to merit the patronage of his numerous friends and the public generally. 'irst-Class Billiard Table ; First Class. Piano; Best Concert-Room in WA. , TlHE KALGOORLIE SALOON iANNAN-fTJRElT,. now open, and a plentiful supply of WINES, BEER and CORDIALS Is aiways oni hand. An inspection invited, CHAS. F. SPEED, Proprietor. A. G . LLINGHA ROYAL MAIL HOTEL, HAYES' FIND. None but the best Wines, Beers and i?. its on. hand. Good accommodation for travellers. - !iCiiere is a Store attached to the otel - IIYLLED ALE AND PORTER, iOT SPICED WINE, d4' PanR GLASS, AT J iALDER. DICE'S ( (ite L. OGOGERG(AN) B JItK SWAN SALOON, 'FEI[N, Prince of Wales Ba...
IRISH NATIONALISTS. MR. SEXTON OFFERED THE LEADERSHIP. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
IRISH NATIONALISTS. . MR. SEXTON OFFERED THE LEADERSHIP. The leadership of the Anti-Parnel lite party in the House of Conmmons, rendered vacant by the resignation of Mr Justin McCarthy, has been unani monsly offered to ]Mr Thomas Sexton. Mr Sexton is considering the offer. Mr;; Sexton at first refused to accept the piosition of leader of the party, but subsequently consented. The anti-Par nellite party have passed a vote of thanks to Mr. Justin McCarthy, for his services during the time he occupied the position of leader of the party.
OTHER MEN'S GOLD A STORY OF THE EARLY DAYS OF HANNAN'S. [Written for the WESTERN ARGUS.] [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
I-OTHER MEN'S GOLD A. STORY OF THE EARLY D)AYS OF HANNAN'S. rTWrittern for the WESTERI AtRGUS.] ,1'm full up of Hlanna's Find," remarked uiymate, "'Inr off back to Coolgardli." " You'll go alone," I laconically uadlded. I felt a bit disappointel in Dick. I was a clrious fellow in those days and usually without a mate, but I took a fancy to Dick, perhaps it was because he was sometlhing of a scholar like myself aud we hadl, many tastes il common. I did not forget, that he had not been all his life accustomed to dtyblow ing anmu living on tinned dog and damper, r but still I thought lie might have shown a a little more grit and not have given in so easily. We luul conic to Hannan's with the first rush several weeks ~ reviously, but we hadl not met with any very encouraging suc cess. We hadl toiled from morning until evening for barely sufficient goMh to keep us in tucker and water. Our luck was com pletely out. Others were daily striking it rich on the fieldhts, but we could get no mo...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
Banque.t L, an American blre horse, but now E?nglish owned, has runin .18S rIces, of. whicli he has won 62 aid bee n poee1d in 64. He is ni;,de years of age, had loItks as fresh as a four-year-ohL He is by Rayon d'Or by Flageolet-Elea by War Dance. . The daily income of the principal rulers of Europe is as follows)--The Czar of Russin, £6100; the Sultan of Turkey, £40004I =the Emperor of Austria, £2500 ; the Emperorof Germany, £2000; tlw Kii!g of Italy, £1600 the Queen of Englandl £1800 ; the King of Belgium, £4CO0. According to a member of the Victoria. Legislative Assembly, who is thoroughly con versant with the inner workings of matters ,political, the influence of the "Age" is now the only barrier to Mr. Speight's re-instalment at the Railways.
Telegraphic. PERTH, February 5. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
Telegraphic. P unrl, FPebra ?un . SAr "Macdonald. the Mayor of Cool gardie, had a long' interview with the Premier yesterday. Thle object of Mr Macdotald's visit was to submit to Sir Joli .:Forrest details of certain public undertakings a+ilielh the residents of the Municipality desire the Goveniment to carry out, including a mechanics insti tute and additional work con nected with,the water supply. The Premier promised to consider the mutter. It is understood that the Government lhave decided to hand over t the Municipality a well which was sunk at a cost of about £14,000 sonic time ago topro vide a supply of water in caste of fire. The Municipal Council are trying to, induce the Gorprmnent to :,provide a pumping yretiqulation plant, the co-i of whic'l has bebei estimaited at £5000. Information has been received from Cossack of a fatal shootini, cas: in which a Japanese nam:ed K ader lost his life. A shot was tired ttfromu a revolver into the TJapanese's room, and the bullet lodged...
Cables. LONDON, February 4. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
- LoNDo, February 4. Troopers in the SouLth African -Chartered Company's service, who have arrived in England, allege that there is strong evidence that Presi .dent Kruger forged telegrams to Dr fJameson, which caused the invasion of the Transvaal. Friction has been caused at Johan :nesburg owing to the arrogance of the German police. Ten residents have Ibeen assaulted and unable to obtain ,redress. Mr. John Morley, criticising the _Marquis of Salisbury's speech, in which Ithe Premier declared that England is Inot bound to take up arms on behalf .of the oppressed Armenians, asserted 'that such an utterance means the efface ,ment of British influence from Turkish :affairs. The Sultan is reported to be highly satisfied with Lord Salisbury's declara 'tion, and has ordered his Ambassador 'to express his thinks to his lordship. It is reported that America has de *cided, if necessary, to compel Turkey t'o pay the indemnity demanded for the *destruction of American missions in Armenia. It ...
Bardoc Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
Bardoc Notes. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) Work is now in full swing on most of the mines here, although there is a scarcity of labor, and more men are wanted. As mentioned in a previous letter, work was carried on during the exemption on the Excelsior, three shiftsbeing reg ularly em ployedl driving in the water shaft. Addi tional men have been put on during the last few days, and development work is prIocee ing briskly under the manuagement of Mr. McLellan. On the Homeward Bound (12 acres), ad joining the Excelsior on the north, work has been resumedl, and a drive is being put in to the cast at the 100ft. level by the parties who have recently taken this pinoperty nlder offer. On the Wollongong, a small block of four acres, work has been suspended some time, owing to its having been jumped recently. Tihe same remarks apply to a 12-acre block adjoining, and known as Gorman's Show. Travelling still northwards, we come to the Waterloo, a 12-acre block ownled .by Leslie, Ryan and par...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
STHZO W LYJS,. Member of the Kalgurli Stock Exchange. AUSTRALIA CHAMBERS, HANNAN STREET, KAL SHARE'I l(KER, ACCOUNTANT, MINING AND FINANCIAL LEGAL REPRESENTATIVE OF ENGLISH AND COLONIAL MINING COMPA REP()IrT1'S Of'TAINEI) FORR CLIENT'S FII()IM IELAIBLE MIINING EN INEEIIS. LT,:'r4 AC(()JNT'IANT (BEAT BIOULD,)ER. LAKE VIEW. RO)YAL, MINT. and IIlON KIN(G G()1,I) MINING (M()MPANIES. .So 4: Secretary and Legal Manager of the Following Companies :. KALGULIA G.M. ND I'I()OSPEC'TING SYND)ICATE HIANN.\N'S LIUlEWEIIY C()OMI ANY, IIMITEI" THE GLEN EWIN G.M. COMPANY, NO LIABILITY I OU VENTURE G.M. COMPANIY, NO LIABILITY Acting Secretary of th. HAYES' C()NSOILS G.M. COMPANY, NO IIAIIiLITY I'RO)I'ERTIY ICQU ISITION AN) I)iEV'EIL'OPMENT i ("tPrAvI .". HIT OR MISS CENTRA.IL G.M1. CO)MIPANY, NO IAIllIlTY IBLE . -:: HAYES' BLA(CI REE?i, G.M. COMPANY 1,IMITE) OF KAG1OOlIE, W.. BI[LONG (I( 01) PIIOPRIIE,'I'.1IY GOLD MINIES. ,IMIT,;I)., OF '.WA. lHOI) A'IROW CONSOLS G.M. COMPANY. - HANNAN'S STOCK EG LIS...
Death Rate of Kalgoorlie and the Vicinity. ONLY 11 DEATHS IN 6 MONTHS. NO SERIOUS TYPHOID OUTBREAK ANTICIPATED. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
Death Rate of Kalgoorlie and the Vicinity. ONLY 11 DEATHS IN 6 MONTHS. NO SERIOUS ilTYPOliID OUTBREAK ANTI'CIPATIED. Dr. Barber, the medlical officer of health for Kalgoorlie, has supplied the Board of Health with the following report : "Since August 1, 1895, to February 5. 11 deaths have occurred in the Kalgoorlie town ship and within a radius of five miles around as follows :--Three from typhoid, four from influenza and pneunmonia., one from dysen- tery, one from marasmus (an infant seven months old).and two from accidents. One of the typhoid and one of the accident cases came from without the district. The population of the district in August was roughly esti- mated at 4.000. and has been rapidly increas- ing, and is now probably 7 000. In October and November influenza was prevalent. There was a slight increase in the number of typhoid cases of a mild form admitted to the Hospital in January. There seems no reason to anticipate any serious outbreak of typhoid fever.
THE COURTS. Warden's Court. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 1896. (Before the Warden, Mr. L. R. Davis.) APPLICATIONS FOR EXEMPTION. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
THE COURTS. Warden's Court. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5. 1896. (Before the Warden, Mr L. R. Davis.) APPLICATIONS FOR EXEMPTION. David Lindsay-One month on seven leases at Lindsay's Find on the ground of scarcity of water. It was proposerl to sink for water in the meanwhile, and six men would be employed.--Granted. R. D. Thompson-One month on lease 1620 for labor concentration on 210 for par pose of sinking a deep shaft, which is now down 80ft.--Granted. V. L. Solomon-Three months for concen- tration of labor on lease 60)9 near Black Flag, for the purpose of sinking shaft and erecting machinery.-Recommended. C. Candy-One month on No. 829E (The Kathleen), on the ground that the lease has been worked continually for over six months, during most of which time it was over-manned, and that nothing payable haul yet been found, though a shaft looft, with 90ft of driving, had been sunk.-Granted. D. Heppingstone-One month on leases 2288 and 883, Kurnalpi, on the ground of severe illness of applican...
A FATAL BATHING ACCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
A FATAL BATHING ACCIDENT. A woman named Clark has been &nbsp; drowned in the Swan River. It appears that while bathing she got beyond her &nbsp; depth, and not being able to swim she sank before assistance could be rendered. The police were informed of the fact, and after dragging for some time Water- Constables Harris and Warnecke found the body in about 10ft of water.
Gold Export Returns. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
Gold Export Returns. To compare a bald statement of the returns of the gold exported during January with the amount sent out of the colony during December and during the corresponding month of 1895, might lead a person not acquainted with important facts bearing on the figures to suppose that the gold industry is declining. The press and the stay- at-home public of the other colonies will doubt ignore everything but the actual figures, and we may look forward to their being used as an argument to show that the fields are being worked &nbsp; out, and to warn miners and others against going Westward. A different aspect is given to the returns when a &nbsp; few points not revealed in a mere state- ment of the figures are taken into con- sideration. For instance, a second's thought is only necessary to explain how the quantity of gold entered for export in January was 1540ozs less than the return for December. The exemptions began on 16th December and lasted all through ...
QUEENSLAND. THE NORTHERN FLOODS. BRISBANE, February 11. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 13 February 1896
QUEENSLAND. &nbsp; THE NORTHERN FLOODS. BRISBANE, February 11. The amount collected in aid of the Townsville flood relief fund now amounts to £484. At Rockhampton rain fell last night and this morning, registering 460 points. Low lying lands hitherto dry are submerged. Steps are being taken to protect the Fitzroy bridge by guying it with 3in steel ropes, and by diverting the current from the piers. Comet River and Dawson's Creek are still over the railway bridges, and the lines are covered with water for miles. Communication with Charters Towers is cut off.