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To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

Tti the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. Sin-As it is the characteristic of you and every liberal minded gentleman to apprecinte an honest principle, and to see virtue and honesty rewarded, I hope you will be so kind ns to per- mit the following paragraph a place in your res- pected Journal. It will demonstrate how an honest act is likely to be paid, with a ven- geance ! I understand in your paper of the 3rd instan, to the effect that I found a Bill of Exchange lo ¿131 Is. 6d. on the public streets of Melbourne on the 31st ultimo, mid that the owner might "have the samo, but that I would expect to be paid a reward of £2* The bill or piper referred to, when passing with my horse and dray through the street* of Melbourne, met me flying like a kite. I lifted it, and it seemed to have rather a respectable ap- pearance. I am uo great scholar, but I could recognise that it appeared to be a Dill of Ex- change for a no le-s sum than £131 Is. 6d. that it also purported to be drawn by Mr. H.A. ...

Publication Title: Melbourne Argus, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir Charles Augustus Titz Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hano- j venan Guelphic Order, Captain General and Governor in Chief of the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vioe Admiral of the same, &.c , &.c II CREAS by a certain Proclamation bear- ing dato the thirteenth day of September, in the year of ,Our Lord one thousand eight hun- dred and forty-three, the Crown Lands adjacent to, and beyond the limits of Location, in the District of Port Phillip, were divided into four Districts, and it is deemed expedient fuither to subdivide the same . Now, therefore I, the Go- vernor aforesaid, in virtue of the authority in me vested, do hereby proclaim, that the Crown Lands adjacent to, and bejoud the limits of lo- cation, in the said district of Port Phillip have been divided into five Districts, and that the fol- lowing are the boundaries of the sume respectively vu. - 1. GIPPS LAND DISTIUCI-Bounded on the south and eas...

Publication Title: Melbourne Argus, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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To the Editors of the Sydney Morning Herald. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

To the Editors of the Sydney Morning Herald. Gentlemen-Observing, in your paper of this morning, the following paragraph " MARRIED. " Yesterday the 5th instant, by special license, at St. James's Church, by the Rev. Thomas Bo- denham, Richard Thompson, of Elizabeth-street,   to Mary Ann, only daughter of the late Charles Righton, Esq., of the Hon. E. I. C. Service." I shall feel obliged by your stating, in contra- diction to it, first, that no person of the name of " Richard Thompson" was married by me yester- day ; and secondly, that the name of the person I married to " Mary Ann Righton" was " Wm. Fane." I am, gentlemen, Your obedient servant, THOMAS W. BODENHAM. Friday, Nov. 6. (The hero of this amusing little romaunt is understood to be the " from the Nor-ard" Editor of the Sydney Spectator, and the valued corres- pondent of the Port Phillip Herald, -ED, M. A.] GROSS ATTEMPT AT FRAUD.-On Thurs- day last a man who had been in the employ of Mr. Abel Thorpe as a sheare...

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INSOLVENT COURT. To-morrow, 18th July, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

INSOLVENT COURT. To-moritw, 18iA July, 1846. In the Insolvent Estate of John Hunter. Application for certificate. Ju the Insolvent Estate »f Daniel Rooney. First meeting at half-past eleven o'clock.

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SUPREME COURT. Saturday, 14th November, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

SUPREME COURT. Saturday, 14th November, 1846. Tliis being the last day of the Fourth Term, his Honor the Resident Judge presided IN BANCO. Re Glynn v. Reeves.-Mr. S. Stephen moved that the submission to arbitration in this case be made a rule of Court. He moved upon the usual affidavit. Granted. Maltby v. Sayers. --In this cause, which was an action of trespass on the case for seduction, tried during last term, the jury returned a ver- dict for plaintiff, damages one farthing ; on which occasion his Honor reserved his opinion whether or no he would grant a certificate for costs. Mr. S. Stephen now applied to his Honor to   certify. His Honor said the application should be by motion in chambers, and he would entertain it after the Criminal Session application for admission.-Mr. S. Stephen moved that Mr. John Plaistowe be admitted an attorney, solicitor, and proctor of that honorable Court. His Honor directed the name of Mr. Plaistowe to be enrolled, remarking that he wob...

Publication Title: Melbourne Argus, The
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SUPREME COURT. 'Tuesday, November 10th, 1846. Before his Honor the Resident Judge. IN BANCO. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

SUPREME COURT. Tuesday, November 10th, 1846. Before his Honor the Resident Judge. IN BANCO. Thurlow v. Boulds.—This case had been set down for argument upon demurrer which plaintiffs had filed to the pleas, but upon the suggestion of his Honor, Mr. S. Stephen consented to withdraw the demurrer, so that the case will now come to issue on the original pleadings. The court then adjourned. Thursday, 12th November. Before his Honor the Resident Judge. On the Ecclesiastical side of the Court.—In the Will of Miss Mary Johnston, deceased. Mr. Pohlman moved that probate of the Will be granted to Mr. Charles Williamson, and Mr. Thomas Gorringe, the Executors therein named. Grunted. Friday, November 13. Before his Honor the Resident Judge. Henry Moor, Esquire, the Mayor elect for the Town of Melbourne for the pre- sent municipal year, having been intro- duced by the late Mayor, J. P. Palmer, Esquire, took and subscribed the usual oaths. His Honor congratulated his Worship upon the high honor t...

Publication Title: Melbourne Argus, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

Steam to Sydney. "^IIE iron steam ship, _ "SHAMROCK," ' G. Gilmore, commander, «^«¿*s3&2s-v3!*->'w''1 leave the Queen's Wharf ou Thursday next, the 19th instant, at 11 o'clock, A, M., and proceed to seu for the above port. For freight or passage apply to II. A. SMITH, Market-squaro. Nov. 16. Steamer " Aphrasia." Alteration of time of starting on and after Monday, the 9th instant. TI HIE Proprietors of the above vessel have given her a complete refit for the _ summer, and made several improvements, which they hope will increase the comfort of the passengers ; and with the inten- tion of making her peculiarly a Passengers' Boat, they have determined she shall not wait in Hobson's Bay or at Point Henry, to discharge cargo-she will, therefore, start punctually as un- der : From Geelong to Melbourne, at 7 o'clock a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. From Geelong to Point Henry at 2 o'clock, p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. From Melbourne to Geelong, every Tuesday, at...

Publication Title: Melbourne Argus, The
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Domestic Intelligence. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

Domestic Intelligence. SUPPOSED SUICIDE - On Sunday last the body of a man, name unknown, was found drowned in the Rocky Water Holes, on the   Sydney Road. The deceased was seen alive on the previous evening, and from certain circumstances which have transpired it is supposed that he   committed suicide EXTENSIVE THEFT - On Saturday during the match at Cricket between the "muffs '     and "crack hands ' of the Melbourne Club, on the South side of the Yarra, Mr. W. Highett, who   wore the colours of the former, inadvertently threw his coat, in which was a pocket book, containing several bills of exchange, one for £500, and nine one pound notes, upon the ropes of the tent, in stead of placing it inside, a man having been appointed by Mr. Vinge, the purveyor of refresh- ments to take charge of the habiliments of the players. Some time after the coat was brought into the tent by a well known character named "Dirty Dick," but upon Mr Hi...

Publication Title: Melbourne Argus, The
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PETTY SESSIONS. Saturday, 4th November, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 November 1846

PETTY SESSIONS. Saturday, 4th November, 1846. Before Major St. John, (chairman) ; Captain   Hutton, Dr. Wilmot, and James Smith, Esq. Mr. James Beveridge, of the Traveller's Rest, applied to have his license transferred to Mr. Broadstock. Granted.. Mr. G. T. Arabin applied for a wine and beer license for premises about 2¾ miles from town, on the Moonee Ponds road. Refused. Mr. R. Wicks applied to have tranferred to him the license of Mr. M* Murtagh, Clanriearde Hotel. Refused. Mr. George Vingc, of the Golden Fleece, ap- plied for extension of license to the ground of the Melbourne Cricket Club, Mr. Murray, of the Prince of Wales, finding it impracticable to furnish supplies. Granted. Mr. J. C. Passmore, Devonshire Arms, Col- lingwood, applied for extension of license on every Wednesday to the practising ground of the Melbourne Tradesmen's Cricket Club. Granted for the four next Wednesdays.

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Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 26th October, 1846. Tenders required for the supply of Fresh Water, for 1847. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

. PublicWorks' Office, Melbourne, 26th October, 1846; Tenders requiredforth* supply of Frtsh w Jar 1847. ' TENDERS will be received until noon" of Saturday, the 21st of November next, for supplying the various govern- ment offices at Melbourne with Fresh Water, for twelve calendar months, com- mencing 1st January, 1847. Th« tender to state the price per load of one hundred and thirty gallons. The contractor Will have to prepare his account quarterly, in the prescribed form. A security of £50 will be required for the due fulfilment of the contract, and no tender will be attended to unless accom- panied by a certificate fiom the party or parties proposed as security, stating that they are willing to be bound as sùrities' for the contractor. The tenders to contain the nameá of the tenderers and their sureties, and places of residence. The tenders to be deposited in the box at the west entrance of the government offices, sealed, and endorsed " Tender fot Sllnnlv nf Wütír " By order ol' ...

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Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 26th Oct., 1846. Tenders Required. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 26th Oct., 1846. Tenders Required. TENDERS will be received until 12 o'clock of Saturday, 2lst November next for the carting of stores, required by the Colonial Government for 12 calendar months, commencing 1st Jan., 1847-Port, Phillip. The tender to state the price per load of one ton, to be carted to any of the Go- vernment Departments in Melbourne, or to the Police Paddock. The tenders to be deposited in the box, marked "Tenders," at the western en- trance of the Government Offices, and marked " Tender for Carting." By order of his Honor the Superinten- dent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works.

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Public Works' Office. Melbourne, 26th October, 1846 Tenders required for the Government Printing, and the publication of the Government Gazette [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

Public Works' Office. Melbourne, 26th October, 1846 Tenders required for the Government Printing, and the publication of the Government Gazette for 1847, Port Phillip. TENDERS will be received until noon of Saturday, the 21st November next, for the Printing required by the Government, and for the publication of the Gazette for twelve calendar months, commencing 1st January, 1847. The conditions of the contract and schedule of printed forms required, can be seen on application at the above office, between the hours of ten o'clock, A.M.,' and oneo'clock, P.M. The tenders to be deposited in the box at the west entrance of the Government Offices, sealed and endorsed " Tender for I Printing. By order of his Honor the Superinten- dent. HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works.

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Public Works Office Melbourne, 26th October, 1846. Tenders required for the supply of Saddlery Equipments for the Border and Native Police [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

Public Works Office Melbourne, 26th Octobei,1816. I Tendéis required foi the supply of Saddlery. Equipments jin the Uonlei and native Police J01 1847, Port Phillip. rg^ENDEUS will be received, until I noon of Satin day, the 21st Novem- ber next, for the supply of Saddlery Equipments foi twelve calendar months, commencing 1st January, 1847. The conditions of the contract and schedule of articles required, can be seen on application at the above office between the horns of ten o'clock a.m. and one o'clock p.m. The tenders to be deposited in the box at the west enhance ol the Government Offices, sealed and endorsed " Tender for 1 Saddlery Equipments." By order"of his Honor the Superin- tendent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works.

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Public Works' Office, Melbourne, October 26, 1846. Tenders required for Painter's, Glazier's, and Plumber's Work, required to be performed for [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

Public Works' Office, Melbourne, October 26, 1846. Tenders required for Painter's, Glaiier's, and Plumbers Work, lequired io be performed Jar 1847, Port Phillip. TENDERS will he received, until noon of Saturday, the 21stNovem er next, for the performance of Painter's, Glazier's, and Plumber's Work, for twelve calendar months, commencing 1st Jan., 1S47. The conditions of the contract with schedule of articles required and work- manship to be performed, can be seen on application at the above office between the hours of ten o'clock a.m. and one o'clock p.m. The tenders to be deposited in the box at the west entrance of the Government offices, sealed and endorsed " Tender for Painter's, Glazier's, and Plumber's Work." By order of his Honor the Superin- tendent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works.

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Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 26th October, 1846. Tenders required for the supply of Prisoner's Clothing, for 1847, Port Phillip. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

Public Works' Office, 1 Melbourne, 26th October, 1846.1 Tenders ? required for the supply of Prisoner's Cloihingjbr 1847, Port Phillip. fT^ENDERS will be received until noon JL of Saturday, the 21st of November next, for supplying prisoners with the undermentioned clothing for twelve ca- lendar months, commencing 1st January, uponlthe conditions hereafter specified. The tender to state one price only for each item. Item 1-Woollen cap. Ditto 2-Woollen jacket. Ditto 3-Woollen trowsers, Ditto 4~-Check shirt, Ditto 5-Pair of boots, Ditto 6-Duck frock. Ditto 7-Duck trowsers. Ditto 8-Straw hat. Ditto 9-Woollen petticoat. Ditto 10-Woman's woollen jacket Ditto 11-Chemise. Ditto 12-Pair woman's shoes. Ditto 13-Pair stockings. Ditto 14-Women's cap. Ditto 15-Neckerchief cotton. Ditto 16-9-4 blankets. Ditto 17-Rug cotton. Ditto l8-Bed ticks. Samples of each article to be provided ^and lett at the Government Offices, and the supplies must be in all instances equal 'to the sample. In the event of...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

MARRIED,   At King-street, Melbourne, on Wednesday, the 18th November, by the Rev. James Forbes, Mi- nister of the Free Presbyterian Church of Aus- tralia Felix, Mr. Robert Allan, of Kilmore, to Elizabeth, eldest daughter of Mr. Henry Everist, of King-street.

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PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

PROCLAMATION. By His Excellency Sir Charles Augustus Fitz Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hanoverian Guelphic Order, Captain-General and Governor-in Chief of the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice-Admiral of the same. &c, &c, &c. WHEREAS hy a certain Act of the Imperial Parliament of Great Britain and Ireland, passed in the fifth and sixth years of the Reign of Her Most' Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria, in- tituled .' An Act for the Government of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land," it was, amongst other things enacted, that it should be lawful for the Governor of New South Wales to porogue the Legislative Council thereof from time to time, and dissolve the same by Procla- mation or otherwise, whenever He should deem it expedient : And whereas the said Legislative Council was convened, and met for the despatch of business, on Tuesday, the eighth day of September last, and has since continued in Session, and it has now become exp...

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Commercial Intelligence. MELBOURNE MARKETS. Friday, Nov. 20. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

gftmmttcfal íntelliseitce. MELBOURNE MARKETS. Friday, Nov. 20. WHEAT.-The wheat market is still inclining downwards; 5s. 3d. per bushel is the utmost given for the best samples, the late rams have much improved the late crops, the healthy and strong appearance of which will prevent any Tise in the wheat market Liking place ELOUU bus fallen again this weeK ; £14 per 2,000 lbs, for first quality, and £13 per ditto for seconds, are the prices now to be quoted. 1 here nre neither ouis nor bat ley at present in the market. HAY.-Several loads of the new crop bavecome to market during the week, and fetched from £3 to £3 10s. per ton. CATILF.-1st cattle are still plentiful, and from 8s. to 9s per lOOlbij., the most that ran be obtained. A lot of cows during the week sold at 20s. per head , of steers at 24s. ; and a mixed lot of heifers mid steers, at 10s. A draught of 720 bend of mued cattle, irom the stock lately pos- sessed by Messrs. Watson and Hunter, were sold at auction, on Wednesday,...

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Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 26th October, 1846. Tenders required for the supply of Stationery for 1847, Port Phillip. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 26th October, 1846. Tenders required for the supply of Stationen/ for 1847, Port Phillip. 1 ^ENDERS will be received until noon ol' Saturday, the 21st November next, for the supply of Stationery, for twelve calendar months, commencing 1st January, 1S47. r The conditions of the contract, and schedule of articles requiied, can be seen on application at the above office between the hours of 10 o'clock a.m. and 1 o'clock p.m. The tenders to be deposited in the box at the west entrance of the government offices, sealed and endorsed " Tender for Stationery." By order of His Honor the Superin- tendent. ! HENRY GINN. Clerk of Works.

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GLORIOUS NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 20 November 1846

GLORIOUS NEWS. PimATr letteis íecened fiom his Honoi Mr Justice Willis, bung the intelligence of the final heat ins; of his case before the Judicial Committee of her Majesty's Privy Council, and the finding of that j august body uniesenedly in his favour, declaung the fat ce of his amotion from office null and void, and pronouncing his Honor still a Judge of the Supieme Court of New South Wales and Resident Judge of Port Phillip To render the liiumph the moie complete, then Loid ships accompany their finding with a seveie censure upon his late Excellency Sir George Gipps, and his Honor Mr La Trobe, the lattei being steinly re pio\ed for his undeilumd SFMNG, and the former rebuked for his illegal and unconstitutional procedure in attempting to degrade a Judge of the land, unheard m his omi defence, and without his being informed either as to his accuseis, or the nature of the chaiges piefened against linn. The effect of this decision is to place Judge Willis in the same position as i...

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