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IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
IMPOUND INGS. Aa NORTH GONDAOAI, on 1st April, 1869 : Buy mtiro, star, WP or WF near shoulder, unbroken ; bay iilly, atar, JIC near shoulder ; brown mare, MO o,\or QQ near shouldor, 4 under saddle near sido; black liorac, PoK ovor cross near aliouldor; black maro, HO noar shoulder, PC off ahouldor j black mare, TW off shoulder, illegible brand liko Ph over V near shoulder. Will bo sold on 22nd April. AT TEN-MILE CHEEK :-Bay colt, streak, off foro foot whito, halter on, H and blotch near shoulder, -1 yoara old, 15,J hands high ; bay colt, streak, snip, hind feet whito, halter on, HO near shoulder, 4 yoara old, 15 hands liigh. Will bo sold on 29th April. HOIXOWA.Y'S OINTMENT AND PlT,LS. -Ab Bcesscs, Erysipolas, Pilos-Unvarying suecoss attends all who treat diseases according to tho simplo printed directions wrapped round osveh pot and box. Tljey are invaluablo t the' yoiihg and'' timid, whose bashfulness 'sometimes endangers life. A little attention moderate porsovorance, and trifling...
BANQUET OF AUSTRALIAN MEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
BANQUET OF AUSTRALIAN MEAT. On Monday niglit, Feb. 8, a banquet was given at the City Terminus Hotel, Cannon street, by the Messrs. M'Call, importers of Australian meat, for the purpose of demon strating tlie practicability of adapting beef and mutton preserved in Australia for ordi nary domestic consumption in this country, as well as for the use of our naval and mer cantile marine. The Australian Meat Com Eany was formed in 1866, its manufactory eing established at Ramornie, on the Clarence lliver, New South Wales, and during the first two years of its operations no less than 1,164,9701b. of preserved meat, principally beef, were shipped to England in a perfectly fresh state, free from salting or smoking. The' system of preservation adopted involves the removal of the air from the meat in the process of steaming, and the article is exported in hermetically sealed tins. It is sufficiently cooked by the heat employed iu the manufacture to be eaten without further dressing; but, if p...
Lamentable Hunting Accident. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
Lamentable Hunting Accident. ON Thursday, Feb. 3, a sad fatality oc curred by the upsetting of a boat in which a number' of gentlemen connected with the York and Ainsty' Hunt wore crossing the river Ure, near Ripley. The number of persons drowned was six. They were- Sir Charles Slingsby, of Scriven-park, near Knaresborough, tlio master of tlio hounds; Mr. E. Lloyd, of Lingcroft, near York ; Mr. Edmund Robinson, of York; Mr. William Orvys, the first whippor-in; Mr. James Warriner, gardener at Nowby-hall, tho seat of Lady Mary Vyner ; and Mr. Christopher Warriner, tho son of tho former. Tlio War riners had tho chargo of tho boat. Tho liounds mot on Thursday morning, at 11 o'clock, at Stainloy-houao, half-way botwoon Harrowgato and Kipon. There was a largo field, and among tho loading personages woro Sir Charles Sliugaby, who, as alroady utatod, was tho master of tho hounds; ' Viscount Downe, of Danby-lodgo; Lord Lascellea, of Ilarowood ; Sir Georgo Womb woll, of Nowlmrg-park ; Captain...
WOOL, STOCK, AND STATION. REPORTS. MESSRS. MORT AND CO.'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
WOOL, STOCK, AND STATION. REPORTS. MESSRS. MORT AND CO.'S REPORT. WOOL.-Owing to the unsettled feeling ex isting in this market, consequent upon the telegfaphio report of a fall of 2d per lb, on Australian wool in Loudon February and March sales, we postponed our usual Weekly auction sale of wool and sheepskins Until next Thursday, in order to afford time for the receipt of letters by incoming overland mail, which may possibly supply us with some information as to the cause of so great a decline as that reported by telegram. April 15, i860.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
5 Mm* V TS PUBLISHED every Wednesday and \! Saturday, at the Oilicc Inull-street,, vWaeea Wagga, arid delivered at au early >&lt;)iour to subscribers in the town, ami by nuul, ' ^throughout the colonics. ' ' TERMS 4 ' , , : r HUBSCEIPTIOU'. JPfir Quarter, in town, Payable In advAlrcc 85. , i A, Quarter, posted . . ditto .. I®3- , Vper Quarter, posted, crodit . . .. .»". . to- r -The quarters terminate on tlio Slst.Marcli, VimtlLo'imie :lOt)i September, ami 31st ^0005" °Tv 'i icriods only can subscribers decline, by Bjvjnfj I whl^itnoiis uii / amount duo to the end of tlio tyfesMggflfa*se» I .\ing t'1® jt will bo forwarded if the order is ot at loa5t 0,10 jro^uirter's subscription in adi finci,. ij'i' ADVBBTI9EMENTS * . ; l;i - Vir?t Incli 3s- 15very additional Incli, 18. Od. f * , 1 ,;"t al owod off 18 insertions; 33i per cent. V',''| 2-> pel' . ' , .1 rjj pcr cont. discount on half j> ;off 20 insertions ; unci ou pei - yearly advertising. Advertisements ^foSnum^^^T...
MR. THOMAS DAWSON'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
MR. THOMAS DAWSON'S REPORT. FAT CATTLE.-Market has remained firm, and the mobs sold have realised from 15a to 20s per 101) lbs., and no material altera tion in these prices need he expected for some weeks. FAT Sueur.-This week has shown an ad vance in price? of fully Is per head, hut this I believe to be merely a temporary rise, as it is difficult to place anything to arrive at much above boiling rates. STORE CATTLE.-I have several inquiries for good mobs in good districts. STORE SHEEP.-Good wethers are inquired for. HORSES.-First-class mobs would sell well, but for all other classes of stock prices aro most unsatisfactory. April 16.
BREWSTER AND TREBECK'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
BREWSTER AND TRKBKCK'S KF.PORT. STATIONS.-Wo notico a large number of sta tion properties coming into the market for public auction, the owners or mortgagees of which appear determined to realize at market values. Wo notice more inclina tion to invest in properties of this class, if well situated and possessing evidence of the probability of a fair return. We have seve ral transactions in negociation, which we hope shortly to see concluded. STORK CATTLE.-There is a fair demand, but great difficulty is experienced in obtaining cattle of suitable ages and sexes for fatten ing purposes. Mixed lots are not much inquired for. We have sold, during the week, two hundred head of fat cattle de livered on a station in the Gwydir district, at 51 5s per head. STORE SHEEP.-IfO inquiry, except for store wethers, at low quotations. Squatters' Exchange, George-street, 16th April, ISG9.
Frightful Outrage. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
Frightful Outrage. A local correspondent, writing from Council Bluffs, Iowa, on tho 19fch Decem ber, gives tho particulars of a frightful outrage committed in the house of a Mr. Holloway. A dance was being held at his residence, and two rowdies, Jackson and Norton by name, went to the house and re quested tho girls to dance with them. On being rofused, Jackson drew a revolver and fired a shot into the room, and then swung his pistol about him, striking Mr. Holloway in the head and crushing his skull. Hollo way's brother came to his rescue with a gun, and struck tho murderer over the head. The other ruffian drew a knifo and stabbed tho dying man seven times in the neck. Jackson then endeavoured to mako his escape on a horse that was hitched at tho door. He suc ceeded in getting out into Nebraska, where he was arrested at the Weeping Waters. Norton was secured at once. Both men were locked up in tho Fremont county gaol to await trial. On Saturday night, about 11 o'clock, tho inhabitan...
Alleged Conspiracy to Obtain Admiralty Contracts. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
Alleged Conspiracy to Obtain Ad miralty Contracts. At the Bow-street Police-court, on Wed nesday, Feb. 17, Mr. James Thomas Gambier, one of the first-class clerks in the Store keepers' Department, Admiralty, Somerset house, and Mr. William Rumble, inspector of machinery afloat, were brought up in cus tody of Inspector Clarke, Sergeant Langloy, and Sergeant Sayer, of the detective force, upon a warrant signed by Sir Thomas Henry, charging them witli having conspired to obtain £30 from Mr. Nicholas Mahon Max well by false and fraudulent pretences. The case was conducted by the solicitor to the Admiralty,'Mr. Bristowe. Mr. Baxter, the Parliamentary secretary to the Admiralty, attended to watch the proceedings. Mr. Burnaby, the Chief Clerk, having read the warrant, Mr. Bristowe said Mr. Maxwell was one of the persons who recently tendered for the supply of timber to the Admiralty, and was called on, in January last, by tho prisoner Rumble, who told him lie could "get him tho contract," ...
LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. ' HOSPITAL ANNUAL MEETING.-According to announcement, the Annual General Meet ing of the Subscribers to the Wagga Wagga Hospital was held in the Court-house yester day evening, and, we regret to say, was very poorly attended. Mr. F. A. Tompson was voted into the chair, and after oponing the proceedings, called upon the Treasurer (Mr. Cottee) to read the financial statement for tlio past year, which proved to bo very satisfactory, as there is a balanco to the credit of the institution of no less a sum than £945 17s. 9d. The Annual Report of the Committee of Management, and that of Dr. Robinson, were then read by the Secretary (Mr. T. C. Heath), who stated that Dr. Robinson was unavoidably absont. (The Reports will be given in our next issue.) On tho motion of Mr. Fitzhnrdinge, seconded by Mr. Meares, tho . Roports were adopted, and ordered to be printed for circulation under the diroction of tho Committee. It was then moved by Mr. W. Gibbes, ami seconded by Mr. Wi...
TELEGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE. SYDNEY. Herald Office, Tuesday, 9 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
TELEGRAPHIC1 INTELLIGENCE. SYDNEY. Herald Office, Tuesday, 9 p.m. TREASURY Bills to the amount of £320,000 Have been taken up at £2 0s. lO^d. premium. The Minister for Public Works has returned from his. official tour in the Southern districts. The Catholic Conference opened at .Melbourne, with great pomp on Sunday, and continues its sittings., INTERCOLONIAL SINGLE-WICKET MATCH. Sydney scored 57 in the two innings; Melbourne 35 in the first innings, and 23 in the second, with a wicket to spare.
Double Murder in Poplar. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
Double Murder in Poplar. On Sunday night, February 7,~a .horrible, ; murder was committed .it' No.. 2, Russell* place, Preston-road, Poplar. The house,, .! which consists of five rooms, was occupied by Joliii William Cooper, a boiler-maker, aged . 25, and his wife, Sarah Ann Cooper, about the same at&lt;c ; her grandfather, Peter Peter son, aged 95, who was very deaf, and almost blind; bis daughter, Eliza Taff, mother of . Mrs. Cooper, and her husband, George Taff. On Sunday afternoon Mr. Pearson, Mr. and Mrs. TafF, and Mrs. Cooper were at home, but at half-past 5 o'clock in the evening Mrs. Taff went out to visit a relative in the Bast India Doclt-road, and her husband left the house about 7 o'clock. At that time there was only the old man Pearson and hia grand daughter, Mrs. Boopcr, at homo. Mra. Taff returned at 8 o'clock, and not being able to obtain admission in front, got over a back wall with a neighbour. On entering tho kitchen she saw her father and daughter lying a...
NEWS BY THE MAIL. (From the Home Papers.) London Wool Sales. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
NEWS BY THE MAIL. (From the Home Papers.) Loudon Wool Sales. The firat series-of Loudon public, sales, of colonial wool commenced yesterday, and are expected to range over a month. According to Messrs, Dutton and Ferry, tho cataloguo comprised 5580 bales, viz. .--Sydney, 30S bales; Port Phillip, 2503 ; Adelaide, 2279; Cape, 427 ; New Zealand, 63 ; total, 5580 bales. There was a good attendance of home and foreign buyers, and prices ruled, in com parison with the last November sales, as ' follows :-Port Phillip, .^d. to Id. lower ; Adelaide grease (of good quality), ^d. to Id. lower; Sydney and Cape without alteration, j Tlie arrivals up to date are as follow :-N. S. Wales and Queensland, 12,871 bales; Victoria, 49,283; Tasmania, 388; South Australia, 28,573; West Australia, 797 ; New Zealand, 1591 ; . total Australasian, 93; 503 ; Cape of Good Hope, 23,837; total colonial, 117,340 bales. MR. HELM0TH SCHWARTZE'S WOOL CIRCULAR. .. London, Feb. 23.-The London colonial wool sales commen...
ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS, DESPATCH FROM WAGGA WAGGA: [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS, DESPATCH FROM WAGGA "WAGGA : To Tarcutta. Sydney and Melbourne.--Every day, at 1 p.m., Friday excepted. To Urana and D'eniliquin.-Sunday,' Wednes day, Thursday, and Saturday, at 1.30 | p.m. '? ?:./-? ; ,.vV . .; '? To Narandara and Hay,-Sunday and "Wednesday, at 2 p.m. . : To Junee and. Murrumburrah.-Monday, Wednesday and Friday, at 5.30 a.m. ARRIVE AT WACOA. WAGGA : ' From Tarcutta.-Every day at 12.30 p.m., Tuesday excepted. Urana and Deniliquin.-Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday at 11.30 a.m. Narandera and Hay.-Sunday and Wednes day, 8 a.m. Junee and Murrumburrah.-Monday; Wed nesday and Saturday, 6.30 p.m. Letters intended for Junee, must be posted before half-past 9 on the eveniug preceding the departure of the mail, and for all other places half-an-hour previous to the specified time of departure. jS" On Sundays, the Post Office is opened for mail-delivery between 2 and 3 p.m.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
PRIZE OF ONE HUNDRED GUINEAS I'OR THE BEST DBS s^rsr ON THE LAND QUESTION. IT is granted on all sides that tlie Land Law requires amendment : the Squatter declares it j tlie Free-selector admits it; and the author of the present Land Act at last confesses it. The nature of the amendment required must be the great question of the next Session, or rather, of the next Parliament. On this point, public opinion is still, as it always has been, in a state of chaos. Opinions, in short, or "notions" which pass for opinions, are aa various as there are iuterests to be affected, or political purposes to be served. Before a question of such vital importance to the country is again submitted to the verdict of the people, it seems desirable' that some attempt should be made to sift these various and often conflicting opinions -to separate the true from the false, the politically sound from the politically plau sible, and if possible to evolve from the mass of contradictions that happy golden mea...
Wagga Wagga Advertiser "This is true liberty, when freeborn men, Having to advise the public, may speak free." MILTON. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 1869. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 21 April 1869
® igp ®rg0:r ^bJtat&c x . ? " This is true liberty, when frceborn men, Having to advise the public, may speak free." MILTON. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21, 1369. THEKE is, doubtless, a certain con venience in looking only at one side of a case. It is always easier to assume than to prove, and of all the modes of disposing of a troublesome fact, there are none so simple as a little ingenious misrepresentation. If every defeated suitor were permitted to review the verdict which gave victory to his opponent, who can . doubt that there would be as many reversals of judg ment as reviews ? Juries would always be wrong and judges always in error. The merits of a case to-day would be the weak points of to-morrow, and justice would change sides with the rapidity of a harlequin, or a Melbourne Member of. Parliament. To a certain extent, of course, this is all very natural. No man, it is to bo presumed, goes to law unless he.thinks that he is right, and .whatever the decision may be, he, is, qui...
ORIGINAL POETRY. THE RING. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 April 1869
?OMGIiTAL POETRY. THE RING. Don't talk o£ love of riches, The treasures of the mine, Nor all the preacher pitches Of woman or of wine ; The ring's the root of evil; ? The ring, the ring's the tiling Why when they raised the devil, 'Xwas always " in a ring," Behold yon ring of cherry Cheeked, happy boys at play; What is their game so merry- ? To ring and run away. Those graceful girls, whose features Are tender as their years, Who'd think such pretty creatures Could wring each other's ears ? Go ask yon weeping maiden The reason why sho stands Forsaken, heavy-laden, And wrings her lily hands Why, like a blighted blossom, Siie droops in early Spring ? The sigh escapes her bosom " lit promised me a ring." What is it cowes the hero ? What makes the courage sung Of poets sink to zero Before a woman's tongue ? What chances loves and roses, And all that sort of thing, To broken hearts and noses 2 The magic of the ring. Where is it human nature Is likest to the brute's 1 Where both in form a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 April 1869
AD VERTISEMIWTS. "Wanted Immediately, X THOROUGH GENERAL SERVANT, ; XA- Apply, to MRS. A. G. JONES, Bel-: | j moro House. 1: Brush Fencing. , |i "^TANTED CONTRACTORS.', Apply, to C J MORGAN,1 ' Grong Grong,'-' ' ? ???? ?.> > ntar Narandora.. To Fencers.: , ; . TTTANTED, FENCERS, with orwithout VV;: TEAMS,; for. (BRUSH. FENCING;.. Apply to JOHN MACPHERSQNi . '?fc'cmoia, Morangerell, ?" r_ ,,;j ' i',^ . Young. .: -Lad Wanted.; :n TTTANTED, ,ati Active, Intciiigoat LaflJ Vy jApply at the Olhce of this Journal. j - - p ? Presbyterian Church. mHE.«&ERVIOES will (D.V.) be conducted ? 1 ,, in the;Coiirfc House pa, SABBATH, 25th ..instant- , ' AT 11 O'CLOCK a.m;, By Rev. A. Thomson, of Sydney, : And AT 7 X'iM., . By Rev. W. Purves, of Maitland. THOMAS CRAIG, Minister. NOTICE OF ^En^O"V"_A.ZLi! ,, CHARLES SOG-NIES, BOOKSELLER, STATIONER,, TOBACCONIST, &C., HAS much pleasure in informing his nu-! morons Customers and the Public generally, that he . ? ; HAS REMOVED ; . .T...
NARANDERA. [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 24 April 1869
?> NARANDBEA. . [FROM OUR OWN- CORRESPONDENT.] * '. I THERE is not much in the way of news'to1 'report. The favourite topic, of course, is.tlie: marvellous change in the aspect -of , the" ; country sinco the late rains. The river is; still rising, and the snaggcrs have ceased' work for the present. . ' ? A large lot of sheep, 20,000, Coombes's, are ; crossing to-day, on route for tlie.Merool. , at The mosquitoes are a frightful nuisance, since the late rain. To say nothing of the ' torture they indict upoii their human victims; they worry their easier prey, the poor- horses and cattle, to au almost maddening extent,: The poor brutes are unable to feed, and seem : to find perpetual motion the only remedy,' galloping about in tho most frantic manner continually. ? The hew host of the -Royal, Mr.-! H. J.; Phillips, takes possession on the 1st proximo., A Court of Potty Sessions was held' on Saturday, tho 15th, before the Police Magis trate, T. A. Brown, Esq., J;P., and George Mairf ...