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District Intelligence. DUTY STAMPS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

pistilnt Intelligence. DUTY STAMPS. BUSINESS people are reminded tliat postage stamps arc 110 longer available for use as receipt stamps for amounts over one penny. Duty stamps to the value of Is., 2s. 6(1. and XOs. can be obtained now at the local post offices.

The Western Champion. Vita sine literis mors est. BARCALDINE, TUESDAY, JULY 5,1892. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

Vita sine Uteris mors est. BARCALDINE, TUESDAY, JULY 5,1892. A BULKY pamphlet of 128 closely printed foolscap pages contains the evidence taken by the Select Com mittee ou assisted Laud Settlement. As our readers have already heard, the Committee do not consider their labor has been productive of any satisfactory results. A number of witnesses were examined with regard to various schemes of settlement. Some of the schemes submitted have not yet emerged from the region of theory, and many of these were impracticable and absurd. One witness thought the Eailway Commissioners might double the number of lengthsinen employed on the various lines, and make the hours of labor four instead of eight, the men to receive half the present rate of wages, and spend the time when they were not employed on the railway in cultivating the lands. The most practical scheme for assisting working men to obtain a living was the suggestion that bodies of men under supervision should clear land for future se...

MORE ARTESIAN WATER. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

MORE ARTESIAN WATER. MR. MACKENZIE was successful in striking a large supply of water on Mr. Sliakspcarc's Hamlet Downs grazing farm last week. After four weeks' work the second supply was tap ped. The water is pure and the quantity is estimated at about 400,000 gallons per diem. This bore is situated on the downs north of Lagoon Creek, and about five miles from Mr. Richardson's well.

HELD OVER. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

HELI) OVER. ihe sun is just pooping over tuo root 01 the P.M. chapel as wo write this to say that two of our conips. being on the " ran-tau" and 0110 sick, we have either to hold over District Police News and sundry pars, or else miss the early train. So we leave out both.

THE DEMOCRATIC KNIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

THE DEMOCRATIC KNIGHT. A HEQUisiTiox to sir uiarles LUley, request ing him to re-filter the political arena, is being numerously signed in Longreach and district by the public generally. [The agitators need not trouble themselves further to curry favor with the Lord High 1'riine Minister. He has already stated his determination not to descend to politics.-ED.]

RELIGIOUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

RELIGIOUS. THE Rev. \\. Little has just returned from Rockhampton, where lie has been attending the Quarterly Meeting of the Church. We understand that arrangements are being made with the view of settling a minister at Long reach. In the meantime the place will be supplied with religious services by Mr. Little and one or two of the ministers down the line.

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 5 July 1892

Auctioneer*, Agendo, in. Lloyd's Great Western end Central Queensland Forwarding Agency. (ESTABLISHED 1683.) Lucas S; Co. ^ Lloyd-Jones. RECEIVING, FOBWAEDING, AND General - Commission - Agents, AUCTIONEERS, Stock and Station Agents, Barcaldine, llfracomle and Longreach, AGENCIES Queensland Employers Association. Walter Rcid & Co. Limited, Rockhampton Union Mortgage & Agency Co. " B. D. Morehead & Co. J. M. Headrick & Co. W. G. Thompson & Co. Lakes Creek Meat Preserving Works Burns & Twigg, Rockhampton Sydney Williams & Co. W. F. Walton & Co. 6. Bassett, Roma Vineyard. London and Lancashire Fire and Marine Insnrance Co, South British Fire and Marine Insuranc . Co. Agencies throughout the Colonies. London Agents E. S. LUCAS & Co., Guildhall Chambers, W. G. MARSHALL i GO., (Late J. P. PETEUSOK) AUCTIONEERS, Stock & Station, Forwarding, General, Commission and Insurance Agents, BARCALDINE. AGENTS FOE The Ce...

Aramac Police Court. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

Aramac Police Court. ON July 6th, before Messrs. J. \V. Booker and H. J. Hewer, JJ.P., Henry Humberstone sued G. P. Shakspeare for £116s., for hire of loose boxes during race -week. Plaintiff was non-suited, on the grounds that he should have taken action against Ben. Lawson, defendant's trainer, in the first instance. The Registration and Revision Court was held on the 6th inst. Ten applications for registration were received, oui of which seven were accepted and three rejected. On July 8th, before H. J. Hewer, J.P., Thos. Love was charged with drunkenness. Upon pleading guilty he. was fined 5s., or twelve hours in the lockup.

Longreach Licensing Court. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

Longreach Licensing Court, AT a meeting of the Licensing Bench held on Wednesday last, before Dr. Hewer and F. Corv, J.J.P., a new license was granted to Andrew Young for an hotel at the Darr River Crossing. A transfer for the Australian Hotel from Thomas Barry to Mrs. Kenna was con ditionally granted. Mr. Fitzgerald appeared for the applicant. An auctioneer's license waa granted to Mr. Joseph Conway. AT the Licensing Court held before the P.M. on Wednesday last, the following licenses were granted: P. O'Reilly, Great Western Hotel. Renewals of billiard licenses were also granted to Thos. Pyne, Junr., and M. Affoo, and a new billiard license was granted to D. Cannon.

Longreaeh Police Court. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

Longreaeh Police Court. AT the Police Court on Wednesday, before Dr. Symes and Mr. Shanvood, J.J.P., a case of assault preferred asain't James Bailey was dismissed. James M'Grath, who had been arrested on suspicion of travelling on the rail way without a ticket, was discharged. On Friday, before Dr. Hewer and Dr. Symes. William A. Rhodes, charged with disorderly conduct, was fined XOs. The only case occupying the P.M., Mr. McArthur, on his last visit to Longreacli, was that of W. Sheehan, a wool-classer, who sought to recover damages from W. H. Green through having been severely bitten by a dog, alleged to belonging to the latter person, who is a publican at Lontrroach. Mr. Fitzgerald appeared for the plaintiff, who stated he had been staying at Green's hotel, and while there had sustained the injuries above mentioned, which had caused him a considerable loss of time and great pain. Several witnesses were examined for the defenc^jgjd in many par ticulars the evidence contra dictory ...

DISTRICT LAW COURTS. Barcaldine Police Court. ASSAULT AND BATTERY. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

DISTRICT LAW COURTS. Barcaldine Police Court. ASSAULT AND BATTEBV. ON July 4th, before the P.M., Frederick Clews changed H. Peut with assault and threatening language. Mr. Major appeared for complainant. A counter charge of assault against Clews was preferred by Peut. The parties are carriers and they met each other on tbe Saltern Creek road, one with a full and the other an empty team. Clews did not draw out of Peut's way and Peut struck Clews' horses with a whip. Bad words were exchanged, and from that they came to blows. After hearing the evidence of both parties and an aboriginal, who was present at the battle, the Bench dismissed the cases. BREACH OF CROWN LANDS REGULATIONS. ON the 1st inst., before the P.M., Adam Schneider was charged with a breach of the Crown Lands timber regulations by eraploy mg a man to cut timber without a license. Defendant pleaded guilty and was fined £5 with £1 3s. 6d. casts. The fine was subse quently reduced to £2. The same defendant was charged wit...

ARAMAC ITEMS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

ARAMAC ITEMS. OCR correspondent, writing on July 8, says : It is rumoured that a squatter not a hundred miles from Aramac has been requested to stand for Parliamentary honors next general election ; also I hear that our present member will retire in his favor.-Rodney Downs cut out last Monday ; there are a few of the men in town making it a little livelier than usual. Our local medico has decided on leaving us ; he is going to Dlackall. I hear he was selected from forty applicants for the hospital there. The townspeople do not like the idea of his leaving them. Anyway I hope his succcssor wilj make as good an impression as Dr. Hewer has done. As a doctor and resident he is much respected.-There has been an alteration in the mail coaches; our tnails reach us a day earlier from Uarcaldine than usual; the change is con sidered an improvement in one way, although the papers we used to get under the old time table on the Saturday nights we cannot (jet them now till Tuesdays.-There was ev...

ARREST OF AN ABORIGINAL MURDERER. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

ARREST OF AN ABOKKilNAL MURDERER. THE Northern Ariflis reports what it calls the plucky arrest of lilackfellow Hlmher on a charge of murdering his gin, Mrs. lilucti'T. The gentleman with the historical sum;: ie was camped at Bluff Mountain, about 16 mi 'S from Dingo. Constable Kelly, with a black tracker, went out to the place and arrested Blucher, although the camp was full of abori ginals, handcuffed Iiis prisoner, and conveyed him to Dingo. The Ari/us says:-" It cannot be denied that Constable Kelly's conduct is de serving of high commendation. He knew his life was at the mercy of the. blacks and, per haps, that also of the tracker; but that did not deter him from doing his duty in a tho roughly professional manner-for he did not don any sort of clothing that might have helped "to disguise his identity (as has been done before on occasions of this nature), but boldlv walked into the camp, arrayed in the well-known uniform of the Queensland Police Force. The days of pluck are not ...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

LONGREACH. To People about to Furnish. SYDNEY~SHARWOOD JJAS advicc of a Large Consignment of Austrian Bent Wood Furniture, Direct from the Manufacturer, comprisiug 12 dozen Dining Chairs 12 Rockers, Arm Chairs 12 Sofa Bedsteads 24 Lounges, &c., All of the best quality, and to be sold at prices BELOW Those ruling in Rockhampton. Direct from Bodenbaoh, Bohemia. To be soli! at auction, 4 WITHOUT RESERVE, In about Fourteen Days' time. CLARKE & SPEIES, LONGBEACB. C. R. CLARKE, J. 8. SPEIES, Chemist and Druggist. Practical Watchmaker and Jeweller. Tobacconists, Stationers, News Agents, and FANCY G00D8EMP0RIUM. LARGEST stock of Drugs and Chemicals in the West. All watcli repairs guaranteed for 12 months. AGENTS TOR Cobb & Co. 'k Coaches Commercial Union Kirc Assuranra' Co. Heale & Co.'s Pianos and " Wertheim" Sew ing Machines "New Home" Sewing Machines Madame Weigel's Paper Patterns and fashion Journal. J GORRIE, Pastrycook and 'Confectioner, Eagle-Street, L...

No title [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

ITTERTAINMENT. s, of the Champion, Fable interest lately in ic views bv magiiify constructcd lanterns, from London several I the latest and most artis : they have arranged to place ' i a series of entertainments purposes. The first to be held Thursday evening next will Eeries of 60 views of Ireland, in blin, Killarney, Kilkenny, ctc., and any places of interest. The dis i will be rapidly put through, and Curer, who is restricted to an average of lte and a quarter foreach picture, has to : his explanations the briefest of the brief, i band will play an overture of Irish airs, I one or two Irish ballads will be sung dur the first part of the performance. The second part will consist of .' lantern illusions," including a number of chroinat.ropes and other mechanical effects, as set forth in the pro gramme. The Kev. Mr. Little will officiate as lecturer, and Mr. C. J. James as lanternist. The proceeds are to be devoted to the general fund of the Primitive Methodist Church.

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

Bank Vottoea. Ifie Queensland National Bank. Limited. 'incorporated under the Companies Act of 1863.) Bonkers to the Government of Queensland. Authorised Capital £2,000,COO Subscribed Capital £1,600,000 Paid-up Capital £800,000 Beserve Fund £485,000 DIRECTORS: HON. F. H. HART. M.L.O., Chairman. Hon. BOYD D. MOREHEAD. M.L.A. SIR ARTHUR IT. PALMER, K.C.M.G., M.L.C. A. B. WEBSTER, ESQ. AUDITORS: FRANCIS Q. SOUTHERDEN, ESQ. TO. ROBERTSON STRONG, ESQ., C.A. SOLICITORS . MESSRS. BART & FLOWER. Gknkrai. Managkh : EDWARD ROBERT DRURY, C.M.G. GENERAL MANAGICR'S OFFICE. fk-cretary: D. GEO. STUABT. Sub-Inspectors of Branches: F. J. O'Fltnn. ALEX. STEUAHT. HEAD OFFICE BRISBANE. MANAGER : H. W. GLENNY. Accountant: JOHN BROWN. BRANCHES. LONDON OFFICE: 29 Lombard-Street, E.C. LOCAL DIRECTORS : E. S. DAWES. ESQ. VICARY GIBBS, ESQ. R. M. STEWART, ESQ. C. E. BARNETT, ESQ. MANAGER: J. W. DICKINSON (acting). BANKERS : THE BANK OF ENGLAND. THE CONSOLIDATED BANK, LIMITED. SYDNEY: 99 PITT-STREET. ...

THE PARLIAMENT DENOUNCED AT LONGREACH. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

THE PARLIAMENT DENOUNCED AT LONGREACH. A WELL-ATTENDED public meeting was held in the Town Hall on Thursday evening last. Mr. Perkins in tbe chair. The object of thb meeting was to pass resolutions condemning the new electoral bill and approving of tbe requi sition to 8ir Charles Lilley requesting him to re-enter the political arena. Toe first resolu tion, moved by Mr. Main, seconded by Mr. M'Carry, and carried unanimously, was as follows,-" That this meeting is of opinion that the present Parliament, by its successive viola tions of election pledges, has forfeited the con fidence of the country ; and this meeting strongly protests against the new Glecto^l Act, on tue grounds that it will disfranchise, a liuge number of old colonists and der-' citizens, and that it is so framed as to < favor one class of the community." The« . resolution, moved by Mr. Kewley, seoonded by Mr, 8kinner, andcanied unanimously, was, " That the present leaden of the Government have betrayed the...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

Special Advertisements. NEW ZKAI-A.NI) LOAN AND keh CANl'lLB AGENCY CO. LTD. Capital authorised ... £4,B»t0.000 " subscribed ... 4,000,000 " Paid-up ... 862.642 Reserve Kmid ... 330,000 Beserred I'rufile ... 8,820 £1,201,462 HEAD OFFICE : Portland Hou-e, Bnsinghall-street, LONDON, E.C. HEAD OFFICE IN AUSTRALIA : Cullins-siieet West, MELBOURNE. GENERAL MANAGER: David Elder. INSPECTOR OF PASTORAL PROPERTIES : William Oliver. WITH BRANCHES IN: SYDNEY, ADELAIDE, BRISBANE, And throughout NEW ZEALAND. BOCKHAMPTON OFFICES & STORES Willinm-Sireet. LIVE STOCK AGENTS, CUSTOMS. FORWARDING, & GENERAL MERCANTILE AGENTS. Large Stocks of GENERAL STATION SUPPLIES kept. WOOL and PRODUCE received for ship ment to, ami shIH by, nil our SOUTHERN Offices (where AUCTION SALICS are regu larly held) or forwarded on to LONDON for realisation. TOTAL WOOL IMPORTED INTO LONDON dnrinir 1890 hv ihe COMPANY'S OFFICES, 9G,016 BALES. 106,913 bales of Wool sold in Syd ney. Melbourne and Adelaide by t...

[?]ANFIELDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

rANFIELDS. s gssti noose on Sati night, the party loft again for Barculdine oi\ Sunday. They performed last night in Baneke's Hall, and to-night they will appear for the last time. &. trip to Aramac, Mutta burra, Mount Morgan and Bockhampton is thoir next programme, after which they will return to the west and perform at Barcaldine and Longreach during the race week at each place. The company will be strengthened by some new performers who are already en gaged.

STOCK AND STATION REPORT. CHAMPION Office, Monday, 10 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 12 July 1892

STOCK & STATION REPORT, CHAMPION Office, Monday, 10 p.m. THE weather during the past week has again been cold, with variations. Last Wednesday it was close and cloudy, with impending rain, but only a few drops fell. Then it changed to sharp frosts at night, and cold southerly winds by day. Yesterday it again clouded up, but this condition of the atmosphere has occurred so frequently of late that nobody anticipates a rainfall until they hear it rattling on the roof. Things have been rather brisk in trade, and the wool is coming in more freely. The quan tify despatched by rail for week ending to-day was 674 bales, made up as follows:-Albilbah, 226; Dalgi, 62; Meadows, 105; Kingaborough, 36; and the Wools cour, 145 bales. Mr. Gilbert got away the last of his 12,000 Wellshot ewes during the week. They are to be followed by 10,000 fat ewes from BeaconBfleld, consigned . to Lakes Greek for boiling down. In other consignments E. Mulvaney, J. Moore, and C. H. tfysh each sent away tw...

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