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MAGISTRATES' COURT, KAPUNDA. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 1878. [Before Mr. J. Varley. S.M.] [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
MAGISTRATES' COUBT, KAPHNDA. Tuesday, October 8, 1878. □Before Mr. J. Varlev. S.M.I John Kain was charged oil the information of Police-Trooper O'Mahony, that on the 4th of October, at Anlaby, he did attempt to hang himself, with intent to murder himself, " against the peace of Our Sovereign Lady the Queen, her Crown, and dignity." Geo. Berryman deposed that he knew the prisoner. Saw him on Friday night last, about 9 o'clock. Prisoner and his brother and witness sleep in the room. Prisoner and his brother Sam quarrelled after they went to bed. Prisoner said he would tie his brother's hands with a rope. Witness said he should not meddle with the rope. Heard prisoner leaving the room. His brother Sam called out that the prisoner was hanging himself. Jumped up and found that the prisoner was hanging bv the neck to a wire stretched tight across the house by screw bolts by the cord produced. His feet were not on the ground. Prisoner could not speak for four minutes after I had cut him do...
REUTER'S TELEGRAMS LONDON, September 24. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
EEUTEE'S TELEGRAMS IiOHDOS, September 24. The market rate of discount is 4£ per cent. Silver is worth 4s. 3fcL per oz. Tin is quoted at £56 per ton. At the wool sales to-day 6,600 bales were offered, hot the bidding was dull. LONDON, September 25. At the wool sales to-day 6,800 bales were offered. The market is quiet. LONDON, October 5. Owing to low price of tin, the iinplatexs have resolved to limit the output for several months. The Revenue Beturns for the September quarter show an increase £83,000. The Directing Senate of the Russian Em pire has given authority to police to enter factories either night or day, with right to search and make arrests. City of Giascow Bank has suspended pay ment. The liabilities amount to Ten Mil lions. Cardinal Nina, Pontifical Secretary, has an nounced the exposition of the policy of the Papacy, in reviewing which the Italian Press expresses the opinion that the programme breathes a spirit of implacable hostility to the Italian Government. Instruct...
OUR CITY LETTER. [From our own Correspondent.] Adelaide, October 9, 1878. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
OUR CITY LETTER. pProm our own Correspondent.] Adelaide, October 9. 1878. As affairs of the State demand first atten tion, it is my duty to inrorm you fcnat I was correct in my surmise that Mr. Thomas King, M.P., would take the office of Sixth Minister, or Minister of Education, vice Mr. Rowland Sees, M.P., resigned. Apart from any per sonal feelings towards the Hon. Thomas King, I think the Chief Secretary made a wisechoiee in asking him to join the Ministry. Mr. King is a popular man, who I believe has few if any enemies in the House, he is a clear headed business man, with a fair amount of administrative ability; and though in his office he will have plenty to do, there is little doubs he will master the work after a reason able time, and will devote himself to the duties of his responsible position. It would have been very difficult for the Chief Secre tary to have made a better choice, considering all the surrounding circumstances. I notice an interesting statement in the re po...
VICTORIA. Melbourne, October 7. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
VICTORIA. Melbourne, October 7. A prosecution will probably be started by the Crown against one or two prominent individuals for recent attempts to tamper with J urymen. The Melbourne Meat-Preserving Company held their .half-yearly meeting to-day. The report shows that there was a loss on the half-year's transactions, notwithstanding which, however, there is £3,584 to the credit of the profit and loss account. Melbourne, October 8. At a meeting of the Victorian Cricketers' Association it was arranged that the first match of the Australian Eleven against fifteen Victorians should take place on 12th December on the Melbourne Cricket Club Ground, the free use of which has been given for the occasion. The divers who have examined the situation of the Loch Ard report that the cargo is easily obtainable, as there is no silting about the wreck. They believe they will be able to send up about 40 tons daily. There was a discussion to-day in the Legis lative Assembly in reference to the condi...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
NOTICE. The sale of me. e. e. opie's COACHING HORSES, advertised for To-Day, is POSTPONED for the present, as the Horses cannot be mustered and brought down in time. LISTON, SHAKES, & CO. NOTICE. THE sale of the 140 DARLING HOBSES is unavoidably POST PONED, as they cannot arrive in time. Due notice of the day of Sale will be given. LISTON, SHAKES, & CO., Kapunda. ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18. AT THE LOSTWEITHEL ESTATE, YONGALA (On Account of the Owner's Iecnxss) THE DAY AFTER YONGALA SHOW. TO FARMERS, BREEDERS, DEALERS, TEAMSTERS, AND OTHERS. LISTON, SHAKES, & CO. have received instructions from Mr. John Jonas (who is relinquishing farming on account of ill-health) to sell by public auction, as above, at one o'clock sharp— The Whole of his VERY VALUABLE FARMING and SitJD STOCK, as follows 29 HORSES. 29 6 Very Superior Pedigree DRAUGHT BROOD MARES and FOALS, bred by G. B. Fisher, Esq. 2 Pedigree DRAUGHT ENTIRE COLTS, 1 and 2 years 9 Head ROADSTERS, including well kno...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
Business Directory. KAPIWDA. BREWSTER, II., "Wine, Spirit, and General Merchant, Brewster's Build ings, Main-street. Agent for Salter's and otter Wines. BE NTT AIM", W. H., Solicitor, Notary Public* &c., Main-street. Money to lend on property tinder the Real Property Act, or otherwise, at lowest rate of interest. "ORUCE, JOHN A., Auctioneer, JlJ Land, Loan, and General Commission Agent. Money to Lend in large or small sums. "TWUMBEECK, THOMAS, Tanner JL/ and Curiier, near Morning Star. Leather of every description on hand and to order. Bart, Hides, and Skins, &c., bought. TVTJMBEECK, WILLIAM, Tanner JLr and Carrier, Burra-road, (lateFrith's). Bark, Hides, &c., bought. Leather on sale or to order^first quality. EMERSON, Mr., Solicitor, Main street, Kapunda. Money to lend on Mortgage or Deposit of Deeds. TJ1A W CETT'S SOOTHING -1- POWDERS, for Children Teething. Sold in PaeketB at One Shilling; or by post for Seven Stamps. Address, R. Fawcett, Chemist, Kapunda....
COMMERCIAL. [From our own Correspondent.] Adelaide, October 10, 1878. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 11 October 1878
COMMERCIAL. [From our own Correspondent.] Adelaide, October 10,1878. Business is extremely dull. Wheat offering freely at 4/10 and few buyers. Nothing doing in flour, quotations for which are nominal—£10 15/ for country ; and £11 15/ for town. Bran 1/3. "Kapunda Herald" Office, October 10,1878. Wheat—4/4 per bushel. Hat—£2 10/ per ton. Wholesale. Retail. Hour ... ... £1110/perton 27/ per bag Bran ... ... 1/4 per bush. l/5perbush. Pollard ... 1/5 " 1/6 " Hams ... ... /8 per lb. /10 per lb. Bacon ... ... /7 " /9 " Cheese /6 " /8 " Butter /7 " /9 " Eggs /7 perdoz. /9perdoz.
MONTHLY CALENDAR—OCTOBER. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
MONTHLY CAIiEMDAEr—OCTOBER. Suit. Day of Month and Week. itises. Sets. Rises. Sets. a.m. P.M. A.M. P.M. Tuesday 1 5 42 6 0 8 29 11 45 Wednesday 2 5 40 6 1 9 28 A.M. Thursday 3 5 39 6 2 10 35 0 37 Friday 4 5 37 6 2 11 41 1 22 Saturday 5 5 36 6 3 ~P.1t. 2 0 Sunday 6 5 35 6 4 1 47 2 32 Monday 7 5 33 6 4 2 45 3 1 Tuesday 8 5 32 6 5 3 41 3 27 Wednesday 9 5 30 6 6 4 35 3 52 Thursday 10 5 29 6 7 5 31 4 14 Friday ll 5 27 6 7 6 25 4 39 Saturday 12 5 26 6 8 7 22 5 4 Sunday 13 5 25 6 9 8 19 5 35 Monday 14 5 23 6 10 9 15 6 10 Tuesday 15 5 22 6 11 10 11 6 53 Wednesday 16 5 21 6 11 11 3 7 43 Thursday 17 5 20 6 12 11 49 8 42 Friday 18 5 18 6 13 A.M. 9 45 Saturday 19 5 17 6 14 0 31 10 54 Sunday 20 5 16 6 15 1 8 P.M. Monday 21 5 15 6 15 1 42 1 14 Tuesday 22 5 13 6 16 2 13 2 14 Wednesday 23 5 12 6 17 2 43 3 35 Thursday 24 5 11 6 18 3 15 4 48 Friday 25 5 10 6 19 3 44 5 59 Saturday 26 5 9 6 20 4 27 7 15 Sunday 27 5 8 6 20 5 11 8 24 Monday 28 5 7 6 21 6 7 9 29 Tuesday 29 5 6 6 22 7 12 10 27 Wednesday 30...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
OTJNGr PRINCE TASMAN This Powerful DRAUGHT ENTIRE will Serve a limited number of Mares at the Lime Kilns, Victoria Township, Kapunda, or within six miles, if engaged. Young Prince Tasman is a dark roan. Terms—£2 for one mare, payable l6t Feb ruary, 1879; a reduction of 10s. per head for two or more mares the bond fide property of the same owner. G-roomage, 2s. 6d., at time of service. OUNGr TALK OP THE HILLS. This celebrated BLOOD STALLION will stand at the Stables of the undersigned, and travel as under:— Start from Home on Monday, 12th August, by way of Allendale to Hamilton, staying all night. Tuesday, to Tarlee, staying three hours; thence Home, where he will stay for the remainder of the week. These rounds will be repeated every ninth day. Yootjg Taik of the Hjxls is a Dark Brown, 16 hands high, rising 5 years, by Talk o' the Hills, dam Tempest. Tempest, out of Emigrant, imported, by Jersey, im ported. He has taken seven First Prizes in the South, and First Prize at Tarlee this...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
1ST THE COURT OF INSOL VENCY. IN THE MATTER OF ABRAHAM McGUINESS, OF GEORGETOWN, STOREKEEPER, INSOLVENT. NOTICE is hereby given that the Assignees in this Insolvent Estate and Effects are pre pared to receive TENDERS up to noon of the 18th of October, for all the STOCK-IN TRADE, consisting of— DRAPERY, BOOTS AND SHOES, GROCERIES, DRUGS, IRONMONGERY, STATIONERY AND SUNDRIES, As now on tlxe Premises recently occupied by the Insolvent at PORT PIRIE. Stock-Sheets and all particulars may be seen on the premises, or at the office of the undersigned, to whom tenders are to be ad dressed. Neither the highest nor any tender will necessarily be accepted. JOHN CHERRY, Official Assignee. Adelaide, October 8., 1878. 75-7 TO MERCHANTS, STEAMBOAT PROPRIETORS, and OTHERS IN TERESTED in the NORTH-WEST BEND. We hare opened a BRANCH ESTAB LISHMENT at THE BEND in connection with our Adelaide Business. Should sufficient inducement offer, we shall put up Machinery there capable of doing all work required...
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. BALA KTiAVA, Thomas Dalton, Pound keeper—One chesuut horse, star in forehead, stripe down nose, collar-marked, white hind fetlocks, branded like P3 near shoulder $ one bay horse very small star, black points, B near shoulder. Will be sold October 21, at noon. KING'S BELT (nearest Post-Office, She oak Log), Alfred Job, Poundkeeper.—One bay horse, about six years old, star and stripe, off hind feet white, indistinct brand off shoulder. Will be sold October 21, at noon. CAJ/TOWLE, (nearest Post-Office, Cai towie), John Phillis, Poundkeeper.—One roan and white cow, slit off ear, branded like over HM conjoined or RM conjoined near rump. Will be sold October 19, at noon. GEORGETOWN, Joseph Martin, Pound keeper.—One brown mare, draught, hobble strap off fore leg branded like j, near shoulder; one iron-grey filly, hind foot white, rope on neck, if branded not visible. Will be sold October 21, at noon. HAMLET BRIDGE, W. Zenner, Pound keeper—One grey mare, blind off eye, b...
BROADBRIM'S PARIS LETTER. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
BB0ADB3EM?S PARIS LETTER. It is a fitting tribute to the genius and character of the age that the two grandest halls in tlie great Exposition should be devoted exclusively to machinery. There are mighty engines there carrying in their Titanic sinews almost limitless power, keeping in motion a world of wonderful machinery - and surely there can be no higher revelation of the genius of man and the power of mind oyer matter than that afforded by this mag nificent display. As you enter the Porte Bapp, the grand avenue which exactly divides the Exposition building, lies before you; sentinels, grim but polite, guard the entrance, and beautiful works of art invite you onward; only a few steps from the gate is a marvellous vase by G-us tave Dore. It is of colossal proportions and looks as if it were intended to tell the story of the Deluge. Myriads of little struggling forms cling to its green encrusted sides seek- j ing to escape the terrible death that threatens j them ; on some of the fa...
COMMERCIAL. [From our own Correspondent.] Adelaide, October 12, 1878. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
COMMERCIAL. £From our own Correspondent.] Adelaide, October 12, 1878. Business is extremely dull, ar.d prices little more than nominal. Wheat is -J/9. • Cjjuntry Flour £10 10/. Brail 1/3. " Kapunda Herald" Office, October 14, 1878. Wheat—4/3 per bushel. Hat—£2 10/ par ton. Wholesale. ■ Retail. .. £11 10/pertou 27/perbag ... 1/4 p.er bush.. 1/5 per bush. ... 1/5 " ... /8 per lb. ... 17 " ... /6 " ... H " ... /V per doz. Flour ... Bran ... Pollard Hams ... Bacon ,. Cheese .. Butter .. 1/6 /10 "per lb. /9 " /8 « ]9. " _ /9 per doz. Mr. .Tolin A. Bruce reports having sold p'ri vately for Mr. Small, horse, buggy, and har ness for £75, to Mr. John Moyle.
WATERLOO. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
WATERLOO. | Saturday, Octobeb 5.1! Present—AJl. Work completed—Steelton, hole in ford near Lawlor's; grubbing stumps east, of MacNamara's. Work applied for— Waterloo, opening road lialf a chain wide from J. Sear's to E. Schroder's ; Clerk to write to owner of land as to purchase of same. Repairing ford at Carlsruhe; to be done. Metalling, ruts, and stumps on Manoora road. Surveyor and Cr. Harris reported on. proposed deviation near Whyte Park ; de ferred for reply from Mr. Duncan. Tenders accepted — Tothill's Creek, J. McGrath, £4 10s; Tothill's Belt, J. McGrath, £9; Steelton, M. Howard, £7 18s.; Waterloo, M. Howard, £19 lls.6d.; Waterloo, M. Howard, £7 5s.; Steelton and Light, T. Ianson, £6. Receipts, £26 7s. Id.; payments, £25 lis. lOd. Miss Clara Heenan, a Califomian maiden, is about to make lier debut as an actress. Ir there is anything in a name, Miss" Heenan ■will mate a decided hit.
The Kapunda Herald. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 1878. THE NORTHERN RABBIT-MEAT PRESERVING COMPANY. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
Wt)e Haptntija I TUESDAY, 0CT0BJ5E 15, 1878. THE NORTHERN RABBIT-MEAT riiESKEVJNG- COMl'ANY. ^ We regard the winding-up of this Company aa a matter of regret, not alone for the shareholders, but for the colony at large. Every new industry which can be successfully established is a clear gain to the colony, as well as to those who are specially and pecuniarily interested therein. But it very frequently happens that those who are the.first to introduce any par ticular industry are losers peeuniarly; whilst those who follow, by availing themselves of the experience purchased by the pioneers of such industry, are more successful. We are afraid, how ever, that the special industry which, was introduced by means of the Com pany referred to is not likely to be again taken up, because the force of circumstances is or will be too strongly adverse to render it probable that any one will undertake such a risk. And yet, after all, it does seem to be a great misfortune that an enterprise which h...
DISTRICT COUNCILS. BELVIDERE. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
DISTRICT COUNCILS. BELYIDERE. Monday, September 30. Present—Crs. Jackson (Chairman), Lange, Mahonv, Jericho, and Reddan. Minutes of last meeting were read and confirmed. A petition was presented to the Council by Mr. H. Walsh, signed by fifteen ratepayers, praying that a cutting be made on road lead ing to Mr. Walsh's; resolved that the Over seer meet Councillors Red dan and Mahony at the place indicated, on the 3rd October, to inspect the road and to consider the necessity of the claim. Mr. H. Grlatz applied for per mission to grub and remove dead trees from centre of road at Neuldreh ; Mr. Grlatz to be informed that he can have the timber by grubbing them if he fills up the holes. Ten ders were received for works and accepted as follows :—442, forming and metalling, M. CaJialan, £5 per chain ; 445, work on Break neck-road, P. Fitzpatrick ; 416, forming and metalling at Mpppa Springs, M. Cahalan, £5 15s. per chain ; 447, making ford east of Poole's block, M. Cahalan, £43. Overseer ...
THE NORTH-WEST BEND ENGINE SHED. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
THE KOHTH-WEST BEND ENGINE SHED. Since the date of our last issue, Messrs. For wood, Down, & Co. have written to us as follows'in reference to &lt;iur remarks regarding the contract for the erection of lie above work:—: . ■ , " Adelaide, Oct. 10,1878. " Dear Sir—In your article of October 8 relating to the North :West?]Bend,jyoia have been misinformed as to some of the Statements regarding ourselves. In the first place our Mr» Forwood took no men with him to the Send. We knew before signing the contract that the excavation -for: the enginerhouse, &c., had to be done by the Gfo.viernmerit 'before we "could commence operations ther^j and we knew the excavation was riot' "done'when Mr. Fdrwood left Adelaide. He telegraphed from Kajhmda to know if the Engineer was coming up to point out - the -site. IPhfe 'cranes and other machinery ■ were commenced th& same week that the contract was signed^ and we have had a large number of men on with them ever sinse.;...
GAWLER. (From our own Correspondent.] October 14, 1878. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
GAWLER. ("From our own Correspondent.^ October 14,1S78. We have had some fine showers of tain at last, which, have done mueli good. The early hay crops will not benefit by it, as the farmers have already started cutting. The crops are very light. The Infant Mozart concerts were very poorly attended. The little fellow is very clever, but the rest of the company were very poor indeed. The Wesleyan Sunday School had their anniversary sermons yesterday which were largely attended. They have a tea-meeting to-day and Service of Song " Pilgrims Pro gress," which has been practised by the children for some time very assiduously under the leadership of Mr. J. Limb, and promises to be a success.
REUTER'S TELEGRAMS NEW YORK, September 30. [Newspaper Article] — Kapunda Herald — 15 October 1878
KEUTER'S TELEGRAMS NEW YORK, September 30. The steamship City of Richmond has arrived from England, bringing tlie Austra lian cricketers. LONDON, October 2. In the match at New York between Eigh teen o£ the St. Greorge's dub and the Aus tralian Eleven, the Eighteen scored 63 runs in their first innings and 98 in their second innings. The Australians scored 70 runs in their first innings, and won the match with 5 wickets to spare. Mr. Spofforth took 12 wickets, and made the top score with 23 runs. The Australians were enthusiastically re ceived. LONDON, October 3. The Bank o£ England returns show that the proportion of reserve to liabilities is 40 per cent. The total reserve is £10,750,000. Tin is quoted £54 15s. per ton. At auction 1,000 hides were goffered and met with a good demand. The tone of the wool sales was firm and the demand active. The wool sales will close to-morrow. LONDON, October 4. In the cricket match* between the Eleven of Philadelphia and the Australian Eleven, th...