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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 4 August 1838
£mt$rot Australian t&ffict. pHE following are the terms of die SOUTHERN L AUSTRALIAN, which is published every Sa rday morning, at the Office, corner of Stephens lace, Randle-street: Price of the Paper-red. per number, or 26s. er annum. Subscribers have their papers sent . them, if they desire it. Advertisements-6 -lines and under (each in ?rtion) Ss. ßd.^ above 6 lines 3d. per line. dvertisements cannot be received lat« than 4 clock on Friday ; and orders to discontinue ivertisemerits already inserted must be sent to te office before 4 o'clock on Thursday, or they innot be attended to. All subscriptions and advertisements must be aid for in advance. AGEHTS FOR TffK SOUTHESK ASREUUI. LONDON \ John Gliddon, Esq-, 3 Austin Friars: Man letters " The Guardian n Office. Leeds: "The Mer ?ry " Office, and S. HeaJd, Esq., Surgeon, 73 Kirkgate. xull: Mr- James Pardon, Bookseller, Market Place. iverpool : "The Liverpool Journal" Office. 33 Castle xeet. Brittol: Mr. James Phillip, Book...
ENGLISH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 4 August 1838
ENGLISH NEWS. FALMOUTH, FEB. 15th.-A most fearful and tre- mendous hurricane has prevailed from E.S.E. for the &nbsp; &nbsp; last 24 hours, along the coast. An instance of great intrepidity occurred to day. When the wind was a its heighth, two men were seen on board a coal hulk in the harbour, exerting themselves to the utmost in pumping her, and likewise a coal bag hoisted 0n a spar, indicating distress, lt being known that the hulk was leaky, the circumstance was talked of amongst a crowd of persons, who were looking on, as one of the greatest peril, and unless the men were taken off immediately, that they would perish. At this moment. Lieutenant Field, R.N. Commander of the Commissioners' brig Rapid, happened to be pass- ing, and on his hearing the circumstance, hastened t0 the pier, and engaged a six oared long boat to attempt to arrest the poor fellows from destruction. The gal- lant officer not only bribed the boatmen with his pocket, but likewise shared their ...
RURAL CALENDAR. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
RURAL CALENDAR. AUGUST.-August, ia Australia, as regards the sea sons, corresponds with the month of February in the northern half x>f the globe, and gives ample employ ment to the farmer, being the general spring sea son, when ground bas to be prepared for the dif ferent grasses. Peas should be sown as early as pos» sible on ground which has previously been well pul* verized by repeated harrowing and rolling, it may be manured at the rate of about ten carts of manure per rood, or forty carts per acre. If the seed be sowed broadcast upon the manured land, it should be in the proportion of about two and a half or three bushels per acre, the whole being immediately after ploughed in with a moderately deep furrow, and the surface afterwards smoothed by harrowing. It is, however, thought to be more advantageous to drill la the seed, as this affords an opportunity for cleansing the crop at a subsequent period by hoeing and break ing. When the plants have attained about two inches io h...
NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS* We had prepared our ftromised article 4m the eap htre of Foley, the Bushranger, but on the suggestion qfh, correspondent we omit its insertion until after the triàtfnmfearifpre^ Thé South Australian Investment Company in our «¿ft. " " * ' We Prefer our correspondent F.M. to the Sheriff fer information as to the disposal of the property of Osbome and Slater who perished on Kangaroo Island Onkaparinga JacVs communication to O.G. onlhe itAjfAosMEtrr of the Treasury in our vest. "".
ADELAIDE PRICE CURRENT. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
ADELAIDE PRICE CURRENT. £ s. d. £ a. d. Ale-Dunbar's, per dozen.* O 16 O to 1 O O London, per hhd. .. 9 0 0 .. IO O O Ashby's, per barrel.. 9 O. O ... IO 0 0 Colonial. .. hhd. .. 7 O. Ö .. 8 O O Beef, per tierce...... ..... 5 0 0 .. 6 0 O fresb,Ib. .......... 1 O .. 12 Butter« fresh, lb.-.... 3 6 .. 4 O salt, do. ........ 2 2 .. 3 O Coffee.lb.......9 ... 10 Candles,'moulds, lb....... 13" >r dips, do....... 10 mi, do..-..~ 3 O^., 4 O Casks, oil. per tun, .-. 4 C O 5 O O Cedar, per foot..... - ? Cheese, English, lb..*.... 1 4 .-. 1 9 Colonial, Deals, per foot, .. 10 .. 1 flour,colonial, per 100 Iba.- t 7 O'.; I 12 O' Hams, per lb............. 1 3 .. 1 6 Hops, do. .. 2 6 .; 3 0 Hay, per ton. 10 0 0 12 0 0 Iron, do.. 18 O 0 .. 20 0 0 Maize, per bushel,-.-...«. B .0 ... 10 O Mutton, fresh, per lb. ..... ll- .... ' 1 kl Oil. sperm, per gallon,... . black, do. .... 3 6 .. 4 .0, Porter, per dozen......... 16 0 .. 10 4t. London, hhd. ..... 9 0 0 ...JLQ ft 0^ colonial, do. .... 7 0 0 . . ;...
COLONIAL STATISTICS, NO. 4. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
W ? ? COLONIAL STATISTICS, NO. 4. WE have this week the pleasure of presenting a list of the number of horned cattle in the colony, made up with a good deal of care and accuracy. It must be borne in mind that the consumption is not less than 7 head of cattle per week î Bullocks.513 Cows..-. 421 Heifers.444 Steers.275 Calves.183 Bulls_. 23 Total ........1859
ME. FISHER's WITHDRAWAL FROM THE MEETINGS OF COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
ME. FISHE&'s WITHDRAWAL FROM THE MEETINGS OF COUNCIL. MOST gladly shall we hail' the day when the attention of our readers as well as ourselves may be withdrawn from the consideration of every subject bearing the semblance of party politics qr party feeling, The grand objects we would desire to keep before us, are the furnishing the colony with such a compendium of events abroad as may be of general interest here, giving at the same time every particular of the progress of this settlement that may be interesting to our Í; íeíuls at home or elsewhere. But the extraordinary proceedings of the last 18 months, compel us at times, apparently to deviate ; and we now lay before our readers the copy of a correspondence» explanatory of the reasons which induced Mr. Fisher to discontinue his attendance at the Council-because we consider the fact and the reasons very important. The fact has been long known-the reasons were made public by him for the first time at one of the late public...
BRITISH AND FOREIGN ABORIGINES PROTECTION SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
BRITISH AND FOREIGN ABORIGINES PROTECÏÏO&4 SOCIETY. j WE gi«« from the Address of this Society, re cently formed in London, one or two extracts, explanatory of the objects they bave in view, for the purpose of drawing the attention of our readers to so admirable a society; and we trust, that a Branch Association will be immediately formed here» to correspond with the Parent Institution. We understand Mr. Brown has received a letter from the Secre tary to the Society , announcing to him tbat he was elected a corresponding member, and en closing a list of interesting queries on the state, habits, and moral condition of the natives ! The first object of the Society will betocoliec* authentic information concerning the. character* 1 habits, and wants of the uncivilized tribes, and es pecially those in or near the British Colonies* It is not, however, sufficient that the Society alone should be in possession of accurate information. Ons of its roost important duties will be to co...
ADELAIDE SHIPPING REPORT. DEPARTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
ADELAIDE SHIPPING REPORT* - DBPAttTtTBES, I J9rh Aogust, barque Hope, Hart, master, lor Port land Bay. , 9tli August, bnjg Goshtttefc, Laing, master, for Encounter Bay, VESSKUSXPCCTED FROM EltGZ^NO Tm8$EÀ»OH.-- | Potomjee Bomtanjee (with the Governor and «ute), Spteulstor, Sump, Pjni$eat Afrlemmt, Avgustu Co»ar, Priai* George, Sw»n, «ad IftooTd.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
'Th* British and Australian Navigation Company. FOR ESTABLISHING A REGULAR LINE OP FIRST CLASS SAILING PACKETS BETWEEN LONDON AND SYDNEY, VAN DIEMEN S LAND, AND THE fe COLONIES OF SOUTHERN AUSTRALIA. To be Incorporated by Royal Charter or Act of Parliament.-Capital £200,000, in 4,000 Shaw of £50 each. Committee of Management. ADMIRAL SIR HENEY DIOBÏ, K.C.B» ADMIRAL SIB ROSS DONNELLY, K.C.B. CAPTAIN J. W. D. DUNDAS, R.N. M.P* GEOBGE F. YOUNG. Esq. M.P. CAPTAIN ROBERT LOCKE, H.C.S. CAPTAIN ALEXANDER NAIRNE, H.C.S. GEORGE FIVE ANGAS, Esq. JAMES CAÍ DEB STEWART, Esq. With power to add to their number. Standing Counsel.-W. R. STANDISH MOTTE, ESQ. Solicitors.-MESSRS. ROWLAND AND YOUNG. Bankers.-LONDON JOINT STOCK BANK. Superintendent of Shipping .-CAPTAIN WALTER RAYMOND. np HE rapid extension and growth of Australian Colonies, the vast increase of Population bj Emigration, & the daily augmenting intercourse ! between Australia and Great Britain, render a] direct communication with...
THE SOUTHERN AUSTRALIAN. Quid verum, atque decens euro, et rogo, et omnis in ho[?] sum.---HOR. EP., lib. 1, ep. 1, v [?]. ADELAIDE: SATURDAY, AUGUST 11,1838. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
THE SOUTHERN AUSTRALIAN. verum, atqut decent mitro, et "rogo, «f omni» in hot shin.-Ho*. EPi, lib. 1, ep. 1,V ll. AlïËLAiDB : SATURDAY, AUGUST ^1,1838. IF the South Australian Colon j has one peculiar characteristic, we should say that it isa certain spirit of vitality which enabled^ to rise at first amidst singularly adverse Circumstances, and since its es^hlishment to flourish in an unprece dented manner, apparently in proportion to the -extent and force of opposing influences. Its early history is one of arduous contest* as well as of triumphant victory. Its course latterly has been the same. Afc believe that such will be the result of its present position; and should difficulties still attend its further progress, such we trust will be its history for the future It would have been wisdom in those who thought it ali easy thing to undermine the authority of the Board of Commissioners and to throw the Colony back into the hands of the Crown, if they had considered this characterist...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
S Ali ES BY AUCTIOH. TÇBESOL© BY AUCTION, BT R. COCK, Thli Evening, AUG^ ïith, ir SIXIG^LOC^ ra }i ^ FOLLOWING GOODS, V'-ij COWSISTÎKO ÍOP ; «] TfASHÏON ABLE BONNETS, lately -* ' imported direct from England, a quantity . of black pepper, salt-tongues, bams, potatoes, spades;lharnmers, boes, pike and felling axes,! leather breeches, hedging cuffs, beaver'and kid; gloves, tools, shoes, fowling pieces, powder; shot, flannel*-* / fancy snuff boxes, .files, .gimblets, | spokeshaves, chissels.com sickles, braces, duck rta trowsers,and à quantity t>f nails. ¿ ^ And on Monday the 13 to infrtanV At Oiie O'Clock, *''4 ; - I The surplus outfit of thelate«xpedition overland ¡ from Sydney with stock, consisting of ».«omplete case of Nautical ïnstirumento, wmprising a «ex tant, artificial !lorizon, two bottles of quicksilver,^ telescope, chart, case, Norris* Epitome l0ast edition). Nautical Almanack for 1838, swing compass,, case mathematical instruments, .and thermometer. - Carbines, cartouc...
PROTECTION OF THE COLONY. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
I PROTECTION OF THE COLONY. &nbsp; WE gave in our proceeding number a short ab stract of the proceedings of the late meetings of thie colonists to consider this question ; we now subjoin the report of the committee, so properly adopted by the meeting. In mere mercy, we say nothing more about this foolish effort to obtain popularity at the expense of insulting the whole colony: Report of the Committee appointed to consider the &nbsp; present state of the Police Force, and the best &nbsp; mode of rendering it efficient : &nbsp; The Committee at their first meeting agreed to &nbsp; address a letter to the Acting Governor ; and accord &nbsp; ingly, a letter requesting information on the subject of the finance of the colony was sent to His Excel- lency on Tuesday morning-to which the committee &nbsp; have as yat received no reply. Mr. Inman attended on the committee as request ed, and communicated to it a very tall and particular ac...
ENGLISH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
TURKEY.- The Augsburg Gazette has a letter from Constantinople, from which we make the following extract:— a new cause of dissension has arisen between Lord Ponsonby and the Porte. The British &nbsp; consul in Candia had reported to the Ambassador that in consequence of orders from the viceroy, all English merchandize, although it may have previously paid duties at a Turkish Port, and obtained a general licence for the whole of the Ottoman empire, is com- pelled to pay new duties on entering any port of that Island. This measure proved thatthe Provinces under the dominion of Mehemet Ali were totally withdrawn from the sovereignty of the Porte. Lord Ponsonby has, therefore, taken the necessary steps to induce the Turkish government, already highly in- censed, to do all that is required for the maintenance of its authority. His lordship has also instructed the consul at Candia to protest against these new exac- tions, and at the same time has written to Malta re- quiring that ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 11 August 1838
THE followîng.are the terms of the SOUTHERN AUSTRALIAN* which is published every Sa turday morning, at the Office, comer of Stephens Place, Rundle-street: PrkeofikePa$et~%à. per number, or 26s. per annum. Subscribers have their papers sent \o them, if they desire it.,. . . . . i- Advertisements-6 lines and under (each na-,, sertion) 3s.£d.¿ above 6 lines 3d. per line. Advertisements cannot be received later than 4 o'clock on Friday ; and orders to discontinue advertisements already inserted must be sent to the office before 4 o'clock on Thursday, or they j cannot be attended to. All subscriptions and advertisements must be paid for in advance. ' AGira roi TBE SOUTHS BR AVRUIUI. Lomos V John Gliddon, Esq«, S Austin friars: Ham- j ehester: " The Guardian " Office. Leeds s «The Mer- ! cory " Office, and S. Heatd,Esq., Surgeon, TO Kirkgate. HuUt Hr James Pardon, Bookseller, Market Race. Liverpool ; " The Liverpool Journal Office, 33 Castte ?treet. Brittni: Mr. James PhUUp. Bookseller, O...
CHRISTIAN MARTYRDOM IN MADAGASCAR. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 18 August 1838
CHRISTIAN MARTYRDOM IN MADAGASCAR» ANCIENT martyrology is the common property of Christendom, and instances of genuine martyrdom/* in modern days, in whatever section of christians occurring belong to the universal church. They are attestations to our common christianity, and not to denominational peculiariaes. The records of such events, , therefore, befit the pages of an unsectarian paper.-The London Missionary Society began its mission in Madagascar, about 20 years since. We happen to know. the modern Cadmus, who gave letters to the interesting population of that land ; amountiogto about ójmiilions, The schools rose fast and prospered greatly, under the toils of the mission aries, and 4he "smiles of the native government; the scholars went forth from the central seminaries, and, unbidden, raised new. schools ín distant parts oftbat large island, to the astonishment and delight cf the missionaries. , It is computed that 100,000 of the peoplejcan now read and write ; and the nation...
SYDNEY. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 18 August 1838
THE COMMISSARIAT.-By the Kitmear, which ar rived yesterday from London, .we are informed it was generally reported at home that Deputy Commissary General John Laidley, brother to tho late Mr. Laid ley of Sydney, has been appointed to succeed D. C. G. Miller in charge of the Commissariat jof New South Wales and Van Diemen'«. In the retirement of Mr. Miller from public service, the pubUc will ¡ lose an active «nd good officer,--&/dnei/ Gaxette,, April 24. TH» PRESBVTSBIAN Cunden.-We regret to state mat tiie hopes we fondly eotortainadin oHrJt^ of a temination to the dissensions which have unfortu nately prevailed in the Pjet^teriw Church, from the benevolent medium of His £sceJlency Sir George Gipps, have, as yet, entirely Äiled. TbePreslrytery has refused to submit the charges against certain of its members to the decision of a board consisting of an equal number of its owta, and the Synod's members, finder protest, however, and appeal to the General Meeting in October, by th...
VESSELS EXPECTED. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 18 August 1838
VESSELS EXPECTED. FROM ENGLAND.-Pestonjee Bomanjee (with the Governor and suite). Speculator, Surrey, Portsea, Africaine, Augustus Ccesar, Prince George, Susan, and Edward. FROM SYDNEY.-John Pirie, Lady Wellington, and Lady Mary Pelham. FROM HOBART TOW«.-Emma. FROM LAUNCESTON.-Lady Emmä, Thomas Lata-, rte, and Truelove.. '
NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Southern Australian — 18 August 1838
_ NOTICE ÏO CORRESPONDENTS. I .Dr. COTTEB'S letter, with the accompanying cor* respondence, is unavoidably postponed until, next week. Mr. Brown's letter in ¿ur next. Press, of matter compels us this week io postpone several articles prepared for publication. On reference to ike Land Oßc^advertisementinoür present number, we find that toe must have been in error last week in stating that 40 sections had been tendered for y as it noto appears there were only six?