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Whyte River Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 11 February 1891
Whyte River Xoteg. . Our special carrcspondent writes under date February 1) : — Good news for share holders- in the Henzlewood S. M. Company. The silver-bearing formation discovered last week there Is proving to bo of great width, and carrying fair metal right through. A number of sections lately forfeited have been taken up by different companies on the line of lode, which is supposed to run through Crosby nnd Turner's block, nnd then through to Bell and Smith's, It was on Crosby and Tumor's lease that galena was first discovered in this district by Frank Long, some seven or eight years ago. I expect to boo the fires at work around the Meredith range this weokf if this ffne weather should last a few days longer. The undergrowth is just' getting- dry now, and prpspectqrs.shquld not lpsetha opportunity of burning all they can. ?'- Ono of tho Waratah storekeepers took it into his head to drive to the Whyto Bridge in a fish cart last Sunday. Ho certainly got there, but preferred wnlkl...
INVITED TO A HANGING. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 11 February 1891
INVITED TO A HANGING. ' After cxhnusting tho other sights in tho littles South Carolina town, wev-went over to the gaol to sees a murderer who wns to be hung one week from tlmt diy. ne wns a wluto man, nuout forty yenrs of age, and he had killed his wife with an axe because they differed in opinion If a wife will insist upon differing with her husband she must bo prepared for tlie worst. Husbands will suffer long and give no sign, but there is such a tiling as driving them to desperation. -? When wo entered the corridor the Sheriff was engaged in soaping the hangman's rope. It was a new one, nnd he wns in a hurry to render it smooth and pliable, and have the job off his hands. He took the rope along in his hand as we entered the cell of the con demned, and after a formal introduction the gentleman who was so soon to go on an excursion reached for the rope, care ful I v insrjected it. and observer!—. 'Bill, you are doing a slick fob ion that.' 'Well, I'm trying hard.' ??/ If I can he...
General Information. POST OFFICE REGULATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 11 February 1891
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 11 February 1891
RODYER, GDILLET, AND CIE. Cognac, France, i For 10 years the largest shippers of bulk BRANDY. All communications direct, or to - LONDOK 1)UA-TCII, Itouycr, Giiillcf, nnd Co.1, 5», MARK JDAIM3, IO.YDOX. Bole proprietors of the celebrated * ' | R, G, Marcelaia & Co, Brandy. J. A. LYALL, MINING AND COMMISSION AGENT. ' [ MEUBKIt OF TUB LAUKOESTOK bTOCK JtXOcTAKCIK. il - - / 1 1 Olli«e:— No. »1 MTTBRSON.-STKEBT, HWirOUSION/ :;-Ga:.;;Ai)Eisr ?' Waltlmnii Watch' and liEcpairing Depot, lUacorgc-Slreet,1''''1''''' ; ' | (Opposite Academy of JI lisle), ! '. Lauueeston. . ' - Onlora fiom country specially attended itp. R. Cray, So^vSCqi HOBAKIVy:':'.::1; I M P 0 B T E S S' ' I SOl'T GOODS WAnEJTOUSEMEN TUB BEST UOtTB* IS THE COLONY Poll '' ' 6««»B¥ itOBEKEBPEBB. MAGIC SOAP .MAGIC SOAP i« tim on;Ari:bi mut iil.si ( MAO 10 hOAl' Washes Wliito us .Hnuw, MAOIO S0A11 «''-ll. 1 UlcniiH Olulhts AVIthoul llilbbing. 1 MAG 10 SOAP 1 1 Dock 2?ot Injuiu the lrnmlp MAG 10 SOA11 To bo I'lbouicil fio...
The Bachelor's Tax. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 11 February 1891
The Bachelor's Tax. &nbsp; No olio tho question pops, 'Mammn's lira solilom 'nxod ;' So up tlio questfon crops — Shall, bacholors 1m taxed / , TliiiH inny wo dilvo tliu men, , To wedlock fn ft troop ; Like shcop into n pen, J Or fowls into n coop. .'?It f An I . Alono MIh lin.nl to fight ' , 'dno's'wny through 'human llfu j ' 'TN ovory woman's right , Toibciv wedded wife. Our henrts nrc nil nglow, Our- bosoms nil nlort ; ,Wo nrc propnrcd to bow The buttons on men's shirt. , Affection for his snko lii lighting up our eyes j Wo nro prepared to buko Ufa puddings, nud his plci. Though ho hhs gone tho pnoo, ' Though ho hns hnd his iling, , Wo nro propnred to plnqo Our finger In tlio ring. Wc'J] wed him, nnd his carcB Will nil l)'o KcnttcrcTl then. Not for our sakes but theirs &nbsp; We'll tax tho slnglo men ! &nbsp; Wynynrd. ~ '
A THEATRICAL MANAGER. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
A THEATRICAL MANAGER, ', Heinrich Laubc, the director of tho Burg Theatre, Vienna, who died in the year 1884, was not tho man to smother a licce under its accessories, as is becoming ncreasingly tho fashion in tho London theatres. The Burg Theatre ranks as ngn among me Vienna tuoatrea as too Fraucais docs among the Parisian houses, and it was not economy but the severity of his taste which led him to prefer the simplest mites en sce'ne. ' I am not on upholstorer, but a theatrical manager,' ho used to say to thoso who taxed him with the poverty of the scenic decorations. H. Denis of tho Paris Enti-acte states that ho onco saw Lear performed at tho Burg Thoatre, and that, with the oxception of the throne in the first act, tho stage was perfectly bars of furniture or fixtures of any kind. A young actor who was en gaged to play Hanilot asked for a slight addition to the meagro invontory allowed for the tragedy. 'What!' said Laubo, horrifiod. ' I have already given you half a dozen chair...
A Drink for Life or Death. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
A Drink -for Life or Death. I earao to India in 185— as a privato in tho —th Iloglmont, and my company formed part of tho garrison at Aroot. Wo found Aroot horribly dull, and it was with groat satisfaction that wo hoard un order had Loon given for our company to mai'oh to Vodoro to stvongthon tho tho gam Bon thoro. whioh had boon vorv much roduced by oholora. It was then about tho inlddlo of March, and consequently later than is usual for moving troops, as tho clays bogln to got vory hot on tho plains in tho Oarnatio about that timo of the year. But ours was speoliil duty, and as wo should only maroh in tho vory oarly morning, wo did not foar tho inoonvo nioneo o£ tho midday heat, but lookod upon tho wholo thing as rathor a lark, and a wol ooiiio change from tho monotony of garrison duly. As to tho oholora, not ono of us gavo it a thought. Not likely it would touoh ono of us I It was on tho scoond day aftor loaving Arcot that Privato ThomnB Atkins, who was my right fllo, suddenly ha...
A LETTER. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
A LETTER. AorosB llio fiokl a lilllo lnsslo goos, With oyos as sad ns rniny April (lay ; Tho vlllngo postman mcotB nor jtiBt halt way, And. ns tho sunliaht on the imro blusli voso. So wltli warm -summer ilush licr sweat faoo glows ; For God has ocnl tho prayed-for nows at '?'?' last, And all tho woo of hopo doforrod !b past In tho glad poaoo and joy that now elio knows, For aa tho sun that, long timo hid from Bight, Piorcoa at length tho blackness of tho night, And with its glory floods heaven's oaBtorn . gates, Or as refreshing rain whoso weloomo sound ' Fills with now Ufa tho dry despairing ground, . Bo is a lottor to a heart that waitB.
Receipts and Expenditure in Erection New Catholic Church at Burnie. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
fficceipls a/id .Expemiiture in. Jfreclfou JS'ctr Cal'/iolfc ? ? - , , ' C/tiirch at 7Juruie, , i . ueoeii'to. , j'ixi'KNDtruna , ' : X 8. (1. Si H. ll. ' . ; X. S.'d, To Dnraum, flmt' ... I5J 0 o 1 )y Survey or Cliureh hind, 2 '?' 'v ' '?' „ Itnamrs, second ... 1)7 0 0 lots Sir. I'oiivl ... .„ 8 .0 0 „ Concert , ? 8 0 0 „ Mr. T, Crisp, application ? 211) II 0, for title ? 7 0 0 „ Collections, from ('on- ' „ Mr. l',W, Kuymir, purchase. ,, , , ., . Ifiegation through' Itev.- ? ? ' new site .,'. .,, ',,,' JfiO -0'*'0 M, O'Ciillaghnu and „ Mcssi-s, Giliuoro mid Ulnik, Mr. T. Summon, — ~ costs In obtaining title ... 107 10,, o 1880— April II ... - 8 0 0 „ Mr. T, Kouiiur, contractor ? ' '' April 17 ... 1 0 0 Now Ohureh ... ? lOUll 0 0 M'iy ,» - H '-' 1 „ Mr. T. Kenner, exlm brick ?JU'J' ,'' ??? I ° u work hi foundation ? 101) 0 o iuU, iU' , ?' J, » Chimney Cur Sieilhty ... 12 10'f) 1887-Jnn. ... 8H II ' Term Cot t.i extra ? 8 11 » JnlL ?' ??? ' H ' ,,. ,. „ lOxIrn lor llmburiiml labor ' ...
Wynyard Notes and Queries. (TO THE EDITOR.) [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
Wynyni'rt nrotent and Queries. (TO THE EDITOR.) Sin, — ' There is not room to swiug a cat in it,' 'Duck Pond,' 'The Hole in tho Rock,' ' The Baths.' Such are some of tho names by which tho new port at Wynyard is brandcd.and that such names aronniironrlato to this Ministerial picnic folly is apparent. The Government paid a Urst-class engineer for his opinion. Mr. Hell gave his advice, but the Government, in opposition to. the counsel of so high an authority, listened to the pondcrlngs of others. Nu doubt the farmers who supported this ?' port folly' theory wcro honest in their intentions, but though they meant well they dp not seem to have fully weighed the matter; Before this 'hole iu the rock' can bo anything of a port it will cost the country JUOU.OUO. Tluit non-cxpert's advice should bo listened to in stead of the opinion of a gentleman like Mr. Bell is marvellous. The advocates of tho present work aver that it Is only a rough outline, but lit is to be hoped tho Govern ment will ...
Correspondence. Sanitary Condition of Wynyard. (TO THE EDITOR.) [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
€4tiT«,siioii-lvii-:v. ftimittii-.y Condition of Wyiiynrtl. (TO TUB BDITOlt.) bin, — 1 was incased to read In your issue of Wednesday hist, iu the remarks of your Wynyard correspondent, the important. and timely warning on tho nbovo subject, and I ?olio our llond Trust will accent it in the same kindly spirit ns given. It is nu old saying, mid n wcll-kuuwii fact, proved beyond doubt, that ' pruveultou is better than cure.' As a rcsldunt of Wynyanl I have been surprised at thu neglect mid ills graceful condition of tho streets anil grounds around' ami near many residences (particu larly when 1 contildur the respectable personages which constitute our Trust). I am not n member of our Trust, yet 1 am personally Interested In' tho welfare of my own, aud I hope you will panlon my trespassing upon your valuable space in supporting your correspondents remarks, 1 am informed that Mr. Mault has already reported to the Board to abatu thu nuisance In Dodgin-streot, opposito the property of Mes...
The Wellington Times Published Every Wednesday and Saturday. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 1801. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
1'iMhlic-d Ucei'tj M'et!iii:i(!iri/ and Saturday, BATUIWAY, FmniUAJlY li, 1S01. We are pleased to notice that Mr. l'illlnger, Jlinister of Lands nnd Works, has nt last visited the Whyte River nnd 1 leas-.lcwood clistllcls. He arrived nt Dunlin nn Tlmrxtliiv night nnd proceeded by trniu to Wnmtah yestcrtlny morning, on his wny to the Godkin S.M, Co's. property, to be present at the oillcial opening of the tramway from the mine to the Whyte Bridge to-day. Our only regret is that Mr. l'illingcr has not favoured tli/it [jnrfc of the colony with n visit befoiv. His trip cannot fail to rjinove the false im pressious which have buju cuiiveyed to his mind, by some of the oillvers o£ his dcpiirt ment, us to the locality baing less rich in minerals Hum hns been claimed for it during the past few years ; and his journey will, we feel certain, also have the result of con vincing him that tliu numerous requests which have been made for improvements to the Hcazlewood road have not been without ju...
Table Cape Racing Club. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
Table Cane Itacing- Club. A meeting of the members of the nbovo ivas held- at Carroll's Hotel, on Tuesday night last. Present— Messrs. J. L. Ferguson fin the chair), C. B. M. Feriton, M.H.A., I H. Roberts, L. Fleming, T. U.Duniam.K B. Baker. 'J; Mayno, R. Mayne, J. Carroll, J. Bercchrecj and V. Stutterd (secretary). The minutes of the last meeting were read and confirmed. , A letter was read from Mr. Oldukerf secre tary of the Burnie Racing Club, asking if .thpTablo Cape Club would join with them in securing the services of. Mr. Schimmerling to work his totnlisutor at the forthcoming races. It was dedilcd to inform Mr. Oldaker that the club -would not mako a definite iiromiBb at present, as it was anticipated that there would -be other applications for the right to work a totullsator on race day at Wynyard.. . ? ' . Some correspondence with . reference to advertising and printing' was read und considered* ?? It was decided that nominations bo re ceived up to March.Awights.to bo decl...
Wynyard Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
Wyiiynril Notes, (FltOM OUR OWN'.COBBESPONDEST). A rather serious accideutihappened to Mr. W. Gamer, jun., on Tuesday luBt, whilsi carting from his father's farm on tho No. 2 road. Garner had a young horeo Gust - handled') iu tho lead, and ns it became somo wbut fractious, lie attempted to pull it up. Tho shaft horse also pulled back strongly, which caused the leader to swervo round suddenly and throw itself over the traces. In doing so Mr. Gamer was knocked down, and the horse rolled over him. The traces and shoes of tho horeo out him abont tho head and arm. The outs on tlic head were fortunately not deep, but the left arm waB badly lacerated, some of the sinews protrud ing. Dr. Graham was soon in attendance, and Garner is now progressing satisfactorily. It is to bo hoped no serious results will ensue, as Garner is probably the best footballer on the Coast, and his absence from the team, if for a UniiT only, will, greatly weaken the prospects of -success of the local team in the ap...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
Special Artvci'tiMCiiitiiitM. Fhc! Fire! Fire! A Gil AND VOCAL mid 1NSTRU MENTAL CONCERT will be given in the Town Hall, Buruie, on Vuestlay, Vvbriiur.r !*?*, : In nid of the BURN1E FIRE BRIGADE. Several Lady and Gentlemen Amateurs from Lnunccston nnd Const towns, mid also members of the Ulverstono Dramatic Club have kindly consented to assist. Monster Programme. Torchlight Procession, headed by the Burnie Brass Bmul (Hint ap pearance in public), will parade the town previous to entertainment. Save your Shil lings. Don't Miss this Treat. Admission — 2/. and 1/. Doors open nt 7.U0 p.m.; Commence at 8 o'clock. ? LEWIS P. COLLINS, Secretary. SACKED COM HUT. THE OLVJ3HSTONJ3 B11ASS BAND Will give n SAORED CONCERT, On the Bench, ntBumie, on SUNDAY, 22ml iust., ninrching from T. Wiseman's ? '? Corner at 2 p.m. W. J. ARNOLD, Sec. Ulverstone, February 11. 9|UKKN'S Gil AH JIAlt SCHOOL. ! EMU HAW IUNCI1M.L :— J. HAMILTON ROYCK, Oertllieated Tmined Teacher, Melbourne University ; Certificated ...
Managers' Reports. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 February 1891
isianatt-oi'M' Meiiorts. GodVIu Extended, February ? 7 :— During tlio past week tho mnin adit has been driven a further distance of 6ft. Gin. ; total 050ft. Gin. There is a favourable change in the limestone showing small veins of iron with increase of carbonate of lime. The drive on No. 2 lodo lias beon extended fift.j total 61ft. Ground becoming more solid. Washington, February B. — Since last report have securely timbered the rise, also driven 10ft.; total, 314ft. The lode is becoming harder, ns expected, now we are driving into the range. Tho face is looking inleiullcl, tho- ore buing the same as before, with the. addition of galena showiug. I have accented an. offer to build threo substan tial huts for £14 each.