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[?]hurch of England Working Men's Literary Association. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
huroh of England Working Ilsn's Literary Assooiation, AT last night's meeting in connection with the above there was a very good attendance, it being the sixteenth half-yearly meeting. The chair was occupied by the Rev. G. M. D'Arcy Irvine, one of the presidents. Two new members were elected; the motion standing in Mr. D. Clifford's name was car ried, and that of which Mr. T. H. Line had given notice allowed to stand over till next Monday evening. The report and balance sheet, which showed the society to be still. in a flourishing condition, were read by the secretary and treasurer respectively, nnd adopted upon the motion of Mr. I. B. Monkley, seconded by Mr. D. Clifford. The rmiotion was also spoken to by some half dozen other members; but we are compelled to hold over our report of the speeches till Thursday's issue. Mr. 'W. Kingsell was elected vice-president; Mr. A. H. Lansdown, secretary; Mr. G. Gregory, treasurer; Mr. T. Bramble, librarian; Mr. G. Gray, editor; Mr. H. Pinn, s...
QUEANBEYAN. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
QUEANBEYAN. (Abridgled from the Age). THE Rev. S. J. Gibson, assisted by some of the more active members of his congregation, is organising a Band of Hope for the juven iles of his own flock, and others who may be disposed to join the society. There was an interesting meeting in connection with the movement held in the Wesleyan Church; Queanbeyan, 6n Wednesday evening last. The attendance was good; addresses, read ings and recitations were given, and several joined the society. It is to be hoped the laudable movement wi!l succeed. It is for the want of some such organizations in our midst that our young people are found fre quently mixed up with matters of doubtful morality. The only successful Band of Hope hitherto existing in our midst was literally ridiculed and maligned to death by a certain clique. Everybody remrnembers'the shameful affair.' May the present movement meet with better success. - Every one must be struck with the superior ity of the music of the bandunder Mr. Lain...
GOULBURN ITEMS. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
GOULBURN ITEMS. THE ceremony of blessing and opening St. Joseph's School of Industry took place on Sunday last. His Lordship Dr. Lanigan officiated, and was assisted by the local clergy. At half-past ten in the morning his lordship in his pontifical robes, accompanied by several clergymen, proceeded from the cathedral to the building, where a very large number of persons had gathered to witness the ceremony, which was religiously interest ing. After this was ended the party returned to the cathedral, ard high mass was cele brated. The very efficient choir 'rendered their parts.better than they ever did before in our opinion, and numerous were the enconiums. of' praise that were bestowed upon :their efforts.' The following ladies and genitlemen formed the choir that has left such ari impression, viz; :-Mesdames Walsh, Gillespie, aid Gaskell, and Misses McDonnell, Quirke, Mc Govern, Brady, A. Mc Connell, - Mc.Coinnell, Fenton, and Whea!ey,. and Messrs. J. Kelly, M. A: G'Brien, Quigley...
Catholic Literary and Debating Society. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
C.Catholi Literary and ?a elbating Society. THiE usual weekly meeting of the ibove soci ety, held in the boys' schoolroom, Bourke street, on Thursday evening last, was attended by a good number of members, including the Rev. Fathers Berminghgm, Phelan, and \Valsh. The president (Mr. L. Le Breton) occupied the chair. The preliminary mat ters having been disposed of, the special business of the evening-readings and reci tations-was commenced by Mr. G. Le Breton reading "The Quaker's Meeting;" followed by Mr. E. Hanley with a recitation, "The Voice and Pen." Master G. Ormerod next gave a reading, "The Boatmen of the Downs;" which was succeeded by a recita tion,' " Tell's Address to His Native Moun tains," by Mr. M. Mc Evoy; and then Mr. T. P. Lynch recited "Mark Antony's Oration Over the Body of Caesar." The Rev. Father Bermingham, in a spirited and very able manner, recited "Henry the Fifth's Address to His Soldiers at the Siege of Harfleur;" before doing so giving a brief but interes...
BREVITIES. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
: :`~ '. .·BREVITIES; ; HoRN, re-elected. i. The weather continues dry in the Goul burn district. : . " : . ' . :. ' It is. reported that Hanlan's total winnings in his recent trip amounts to 5000oo. By a typographical error in our report of Finlay and Co.'s; sales, .the word: Gunning appeared.. It should ;be 976 '"gummy " ewes. We make the, correction. :. : : News from Mount Browne just now is very encduraging..: There is three or four months' supply of water there. : : . ' , ". .:: A juvenile co.ncert is about to take place in Yass. Temora is looking up. A large amount of rain' has come down.. 2 50 :invitations have been accepted for the ball given, by the Mayor and Mayoress of Yass, and to take place on the evening of .the 24th inst. The Very Rev. Dean' Gibney collected £29 7s in Yass for his Orphanage. ' The Goulburn police will take action against any person letting firewarks off in the streets of the, borough.?' - The wages case against the: Currawang Mining Company was settle...
To the Editor of the Evening Penny Post. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
'o the Editor of the Evening Pen?n Post~. Smr,-In justice to the committee who carried out the sports 1on Easter Monday last, I feel compelled to answer the letters of your two cdrrespondents-" An Athlete" and "A Defeated One," which appeared in Tuesday's issue. ?Both writers would appear to attribute lartiality to the handicappers; but I can assure. them that no such feeling existed; their:' sole desire being to bring the competi tors..together as nearly as possible, judging of course by their previous performances. Great complaint seems to be made of so great a handicapjbeing allowed Mc Donald, and I candidly admit that this proved to be too much; but those who had to fix the same knew the capabilities of Forster, who alone gave the party referred to 15 minutes, he having successfully walked with the renowned Edwards in the Mechanics' for some time. Juldging from McDonald's performance in the half-mile walking match on Easter Monday, the..handicappers thought he had not the slight...
ANTI-CHINESE MEETING. (To the Editor of the Evening Penny Post) [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
ANTI-CHINESE MEETING.; S(To the Editor of the Evening Penny Post t : DEAR SIR,--An idea having gone abroad, that I was tlie party- whb spoke at thea4bove; meeting, I. beg to state that I was not' piesent and took no part therein whatever, having another meeting to attend elsewhere at' the time. By inserting this, yoti will oblige,; * :! :,, i Yours faithfully,; , ALBERT LANSDOWNE.
Trevanian! [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
Trevanian 'In heaven !' exclaimed her sister, indig nantly. 'No, Faniy -no ! The man who could deceive a heart like yours-basely leave you to shame and the remorse of a broken heart, has little chance oflieaven! tCurse him -curse him' for . heartleis - . . : 'Therese !' frantically interrupted the.dying girl,' beware, lest you blasplieme against. the deiad l:.3Bless him?-bless hini~--the' noblest, best, the :most generous of men: '. His me mory is the dearest, only treasue :lift'me-his image will be the last to fade from .my poor heart-his smile the first to .welcoime me when the gravie'sdread barriers rio l1iiger eiist be tween us l' 'Is.it possible .that you speik thius of your sediicer ? observed her sister. -2•r At the vord' seducer,' a faint blush suffused for an instant'the marble features of Fanny. She slowly raised her finger, to her lips; as if fearful lest some half forgotten promise should escape her, and faintly smiled. Neveirhadishe looked more beautiful. A sudden .ray ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
Monuments, Headstones, &a., In Freestone or Niarble: IRON TOMB RAl INGS Of Superior Workmanuship an c :gn Designs & Estimates forwardod y Post., S J. TURNER, CLIN'CON.STREET1, COULBURN. '. All Carving aund Letterirg done by competenl workm.cn. FASHIONA~BLE, AND CH-EAP RAFai RY AT C AMBOUR~ E' 8. SEVERAL CASES NOW OPENED. BEDSTEADS ! TI?-.E nildersigoed have just received, ex sblip " Moraviian," another lot of thle abovie, col sisting of STU?IP BEDSTEADS 'FRENCH :DO. 3 .feet--head and foot rails HALF TESTER, 3 ft. and 4ft. 6 wide :FOUR POST . DO. OHILDREN'S COTS Hotel and Boardiog.house Keepe o, se all others requiring these Goods are invi d to aspect. BEDDING of'all description , an ii all Cizes, AUSTRIAN 'H HIRS! We have:a few dozenbus left, consistieg of DINING.RO.M OHAIRS - ARIM DO. iROCKTNG. DO. Which are .being sold at tile LOWesT PRIcES IN TOWN. 0. FURNER & SONS, Sloane an Bradley St reets, SGOULBTRN, Jotice of :Removal W. KINGSELL, IN thanking the publ...
Goulburn Post-Office Time - Table. MAILS ARRIVE AT GOULBURN FROM [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
. Goulburn Post-Office Time - Table. MAILS ARRIVE AT GOULBURN FPROM BINDA, at 8 p.mn. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday Boro, at midnight daily, Saturday excoltecd Braidwood, midnight daily, Saturday excepted Breadalbane, at 2.5 a.m. daily, Suuday excepted Bungendore, at midnight on Sunday, Tuesday, and Friday Bungonia, at 1.58 a.m. daily, Monday oxcepted Canberra, at 2.5 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday Carrick, at 4.10 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday; and at 2.10 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. : - Collector, at 2.5 a.m.. on Tuesdihy, Thursday, and Saturday... Cooma, at 12.30 a.m. on Sunday, Tuesday, and :Friday ; and 2.5 a.m. on. Tuesday, Thursday, Sand Friday : Crookwoll, at 8 p.m. o.i Monday, Wednesday, and ,!* 'Friday .. Currawang, at 0.30 p.m. on Tuesday, Thiurday, Sand Saturday.. . . : Ourraweela, at 4 p.m. on Monday and.Friday Dalton, at 2.5 a.m. on Tiesday and Friday Fullertoif, at 8 p.ms on ilondlay and Friday Giniriderra,".at 2.5 a.m. o'u Tuesday, Thur...
THE ELECTION FOR CENTRE WARD. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
THE ELECTION FOR CENTRE WARD. TilE electioff of an alderman for the above ivard in tlhe Borough of Goulburn took place yesterday, and to those of our readers that are not acquainted with the steps'that led to this election following so close on the last one, we will briefly state that Alderman Horn was elected to the seat .rendered.vacant: by Mr. Jessep, and taking suddenlly ill after his electipon; he neglected sending in his declara tion: till somewhat late, and the Mayor, acting .under instructions from the dity solicitor declared .liis seat vacant,*- and he again offered himself 'for election, as did Mr. WinVm. Martin, his former opponent. From an earl; hour yesterday morning, vehicles could be seen. going aind returnifg with voters, each party; doing their utmost to persuade the ratepayers that their man was the.best.. The' polling commended at 8 in the morning, and closed at 3 in the afternoon. The old bank in Montague-street, at the rear of the Mechanics' Hall,. was the booth...
DISTRIBUTION OF PRIZES. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
:* DISTRIBUTION OF PIUZES.: THE prizes' awarded at'- the late Agricultural Pastoraland Horticultural Show were handed to the-successful competitors last evening in the pavilion. .The Oddfellows' B3and dis coursed a selection of music in front of the pavilion in a creditable manner. The public w.ere`ddmiited on paynment of a shilling at the gate, and this no doubt was the cause of so few being present, for at half-past eight there were nbt more than about I20 in' attendance. We understand that. on a future occasion the public- will be -admitted free, which in . our opinion would be the correcti thing. A Splatfqrmni: \vis raised at:the extreme end of the pavilion, and the principal feature of attraction Son which was a beautiful silver cup valued at ten guineas, and 'awarded to Mr. F. 'Sliepherd for thei. best hunter. for .".Sailcr .-Boy,'" an inscriptionibeiig on.:both sides, .and on the lid of which was a -representative. of the equine race in the act of jumping. On the same table w...
Telegraphic Intelligence SYDNEY, TUESDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
Telegrah io. iat.eligenoe ce [FROat OUR CORRESCONDIl'N13 .. SYDNEY,-TcEsDAY.X THE Mqinister of Mines has instructed Mr. H.Browne, the geological surveyor, to pro ceed to the Mount- Browne gold field, 'and' report upon its. general geological' character, iis mineral resources;: and the nature and ex. tent of the auriferous deposits, &c; . The Royal Commission on the military defence resumed its sitting yesterday, and came to a decision on several recommenda tions of its committee. - : Captain Scott (whio. for twenty-five years has been Police-'Magistrate at the Central Police Court) died yesterday A. telegram from Adelaide reports taht tirooper Pearce arrested, a'man;, named Johinstone, wiho is charged with supplying liquor to theblacks, at Kingston: The latter became desperate, and stabbed the trooper in several places:ii lhis back; abdomeni head, and other parts of the body,. and it is'feared that Pearce is dying. SAn inquiry into the loss of the steamer Tararua is proceedi...
ODDS AND ENDS. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
ODDS AI) ENDS, THE Dispatch says sonme years aigo, w~ien the digginigs at Bell's Paddock were giving almost fabulous yields of the precious met'al, the lead was suddenly aind unaccbuntably lost, and notwithlstaiding the strehuous endeavours of the mniners who wiere .thet worlking in the locality, no trace of it couldbe recovered, and by degrees thle ?poulatiohn dwinidled 'awiy until scaircely any were left. The other day the lead was struck near the road to Reids dale, and a number of clainis have since been taken up, while it is reported that the piarty who lIit the spot, made -a-o : pcr-man; h-ist weelk. It iss imipssible to say'at present to what this discovery inay lead,'but it is thodght that it Will probably leid to the opening of- a large' ind. pa)able gold-field,' ,hich, if only half as rich as tlhe neighbouring laind was in years of the past, will cause a conipiete mevival of mining matters in the Braidwood district. Some very nice specimens have 'also been obtained at Litt...
[REUTER'S TELEGRAMS.] ROME, MONDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
-[iEuTER'S TSLEGRAMS]' : "::: ':, :: ROME, MONDAY: SSiginor Selli, 1? 0:is engaiged in recon - structing .the Ministry, is mnaking good pro gress, altbiihough io niews is yet published. i •` "...:: .:.: PARIS; SUNDAY. SThe Bey of Tunis has formerly protested against the~.validity :of the Treaty on the ground of theassent to.the samebeing extorted by force. : . . . . : :...: .-.; : --CONSTANTINOPLE, SUNDAY. . In the official staterimenit piblished by tihe Turkish Goverlniment on the 'uljdct o0 the treaty between FiranCe and the Bey of Tuiniss, the Porte denies thrit the Bey wias-competeint to sign any treaty without :the congnisanrice and consent of the Suiltain:as his suzerain.
GUNNING. (From our Correspondent.) [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
GUNNING .-. -'::· ONi Wednesday: lIst Robert.lDowlinig seniory. publican of ialton, was: charged w.it :stealigi from the persoli of a:man who wa driiknig g ,; in his ihouse. After herinig~alot of evifdeice th8 Bench dismissed the case.-: i: Tbo-day (Frida), a'. youirig mian niname d KInudson was arrested :on a charge of rape. : He is at present in the lockup, and willihave a hearing on Monday. On Thursday evening:the members of the Star of Gunning Lodge met in their robin for the purpose of electing officers, such a course being necessary owing to nearly all the meinbeis filling the oflicers having severed theirconnection with the old lodge to form ai thur in thetown. In consequence of the split up the' demdnstrction on the 24th of May is not to come off. The officers elected were:-Wm. Morphy, N.G., J. Bean, V.G., A. E. Jones, C.S., J. Newman, E.S., J. Davis and J. H. Hately, R.S: and L.S. to N G., T. Bodle and J. Mitchell, R S. and L.S. to V.G., H. Bredle inside guardian, J. Starr ...
TARALGA. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
TARALGA. (Froim our Correspondent.) ,. ODDFELLOWSHIP.--An adjourned meeting of a number of persons favorable to the estab-. lishment of an, Oddfellows':Lodge in Taralga - was held at Mr. P. Mooney's inn .on ithe: evening of the Irth instant;.-i:Mr. Cade, wias'-': voted to the chair, and Mr."H. Blay juini.v as appointed secretar) pro tern.' Tw o:or three of the gentlemen present were' members 'of lodges elsewhere ;.but were desirous bof form-. ing a lodge in this place, they having become residents of this township. Having explained the nature and object of these societies, seven of the gentlemen present: agreed':to0 become members and signed an. applicition: for 'a dispensatiori to the Loyal .Strangeis'. Friend Lodge in Goulburn. : There being no-mutual benefit .society previouslyi estab-; lished in Taralga, this movement oughtt to succeed; and'bif properly.:! conducted, would-7 be .of great benefit to those immediately concerned. WE wislifhein suticcess,' : :., SWinter Recreations....
MICALAGO. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
MICALAGO. (From ou?r Gonrseoudeft.) W~: had splendid: rain' here on :Saturtay night,"which was welcomed by lalli:.i. : . - The. school meetingi.ras w fairly attended,; and all' present come .out very handsomely with? half .a guinea .each for the purpose.of furnishing the schools.- - : '-:: They are going to have a picnic at::Little Plain on tlie 24th -May, in aid of the Little Plain and Cbllington Schools, the tickets for which are2zs.6d each:. "There will:be horse racing and athletic sports during :the day, and a grand ball at night.in the schoolrom. All the respectable residents- and heads of .fami lies are taking part-in the matter, which bids fair to:be a-grand day's, sport and: night's entertainment. :: Senior-constable Carroil arrested a man named: Wright for stealing a watch at Quean beyan:. He is also supposed to have stolen several. other articles. He shied off from Micalago t[-the west, and was: run in by our worthy.constable at;a place in the Murruni bidgee. Ranges, and h...
POLICE COURT May 16. [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
-::POLICE COURT ".RayI6' I. 6. ;: BEFORE Messrs. H. Saxby, F. Keriyon, and A.S.-Jories, J.P's.: Norman iKnudson-:was charged with haviig committed a rape on Rebecca Nbble. Mr. Davidsoil appeared for the prisoner. The case was heard-with cldsed ;doors, (aidd altliough in possession of all tlhe evidenice-it is iot usiial foi tis to ptiblish these' cases, which are generally of a disgusting' liature): After lengthy evidence h-ad been tendered Mr.; Davidson addressed the:Bench, .ylio after retiring for a short time returned into court, and reprimanided the prisoner foi his` coriduct, but were ofopiniofin that the evidence was insufficient to sustain tlie charge;::arid so dismis~sed the case and discharged the pr soner.
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Goulburn Evening Penny Post — 17 May 1881
BIRTH. ON 17th April, at her residence, Montague-street, the wife of J. KNOPP of a son. DIED, ON the 15th instant, at the residence of his brother-in-law, Robert Craig, JOHN HIXSON, eldest son of JOHN WATSON, Chemist, Brickfield Hill, Sydney.