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THE GAZETTE. FRIDAY MORNING, AUGUST 9, 1839. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 9 August 1839
THE GAZETTE. FRIDAY MORNING, August 9, 1839. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; GOVERNMENT NOTICE. No. 183, Colonial &nbsp; Secretary's Office, August 6. &nbsp; In reference to the Government Notice, of the 6th May last, (.No. 99), the Lieutenant-Governor has been pleased to appoint, the following gentlemen to carry the objects therein adverted to into effect: M. Forster, Esq , Colonial Secretary. .J. Kerr, Esq. M.L.C. - C. Swanston, Esq, M.L.C. C. M'LnchlanVEsq, M.L.C. H. G. Jones, Esq., Solicitor-General. P. Frazer, Esq. W. Sorell, Esq., Registrar of Supreme Court In conducting the schools maintained at the public expense, it is His Excellency's earnest wish that all classes of the community should obtain the kind of instruction suitable to their wants ; and His Excellency invites the cordial co-operation of the public to effect this good, and to suggest to the Board any improvements which may ap...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 9 August 1839
For England. VIA ADELAIDE, PORT LINCOLN, AND MAURITIUS. To Sail upon the 15M istant. THE fine first-class British built brig Dowsoni, 230 tons register, H. K. Price, commander. Passengers can be taken by this vessel to the Mauritius, &nbsp; where they may be sure of meeting with an immediate conveyance to England. TO FOLLOW THE ABOVE VOR ADELAIDE, And Sail upon the 28th instant. 'HE regular trading bark Lady _ Emma, 340 tons, Thomas Buck, land, commander. Passengers by the ?^mmmmlm^. Lad* Eutmmm'úl be rbr^arfed-te-the Mauritius by the Dawson from Adelaide. ,s£or terras, apply to _ JAMBS RAVEH, Launceston, or M'GAA, WAEHAM, & Co., 5, Darcy street, August 5. I*or Sydney« THE brig Eue*. W. ¿. Roxby, master, will sail for the above port on Sunday next, the 11th instant. _ For freight or passage, spply to Cap- orn Roxby, on board, or to. WILLIS, GARRETT, & Co. New Wharf, August 5. For Freight; or Charter» pHE brig Eesex, W. J. Roxby, X master, after having dischar...
MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 9 August 1839
MISCELLANEOUS. The Irish Pompeii.-It is bounded on the north by Thomas-street, to the south by Harold's Cross and the ¿loyal Canal, to the east by St. Patrick's Cathedral, and to tho west by the new market and the Circular Road ; and contains, upon a moderate compulation, the ruins of not less than 10,000 houses, and a pauper population of probably 60,000 souls. It is termed, with great propriety, the Liberty;! presume, from the free and easy style of the tene- ments and their inhabitants. The most unbounded hospitality would prevail, if there happened to be anything to give ; for everybody keeps open house all the year round, the doors having long since been removed, and the windows having in like manner disappeared in search of another situation. Street after street of these tenements present themselves to the eye of the curious stranger, nuked of window as of door, and, save that they are densely inhabited, and still retain staircases and floors, more like a city sacked by fire t...
COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE. August 9. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 9 August 1839
COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE &nbsp; &nbsp; August 9. Notice is hereby given, that the following claims for grants will be ready for examination by the Commis, sioners appointed 'for that purpose, upon or immediately after the 10th doy of October next, on or before which day any caveat or counter-claim, must be entered :_ Robert Keate, James Drummond Buller Elphinstone, and Stewart Majoribanks, 20,000a., Cressy, Little Hamp- ton, and Walker, County of Westmoreland ; claim dated 29th May. 1839-Bounded on the cast by 12 chains north- erly along a grant originally made to J. Smith commenc- ing from a grant originally made to James Duncan but now claimed by the said Robert Keate, James Drummond Buller Elphinstone, and Stewart Majoribanks, on the north by a grant originally made to D. Hodgetts and part of the township of Longford being a westerly line of 148 chains 50 links extending to a grant originally made to Henry Wilkinson, thence on the west by a southerly line of 24 chain...
Meteorological Observations, From Aug. 8 to Aug. 14, at Hobarton, 2 o'Clock [?] [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
Meteorological OUsonratlons, From Aug. 8 to Aug. 14, at Hobarton.Zo'Clock Jg aw. iBw.lTher] Thur. k9 4 Fri. Sat. Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. 129 6 BOO B9Ö 29 7 B9 8 Soo 29.7 47 West Ditto North Weat West Ditto South Variable VA?Ï .«? Wind. 40 SO 35 45 20 25 15 Depth of Rain,0.4in*» Sun rises, 6h. 50m. Daylight begins oh. 25m. Length of day, 10h. 20m. Sun sets 5h. Mp-...J Daylight ends fin.**« Day incresswjMgM Note-On Wednesday and Thursday WB*B JJ? were visited by violent gusts of wind bom we ? companied with flashes of lightning. All Orders, Advertisements, or Communications,^ for this Paper, should bt forvardsd, addra^ Editor of the Courier, earfy «> '*« «** . Notices mud Advertisements cam bt reetivsd «* o'clock on. Thursday Evening, after which ** .WKnofswatf, if uni, cannot appear u*M "* week. ?' AOENTS. Mr. H. Downxo. *0iT*t*K«r, Launas*» Mr. TEGO, BookttBtr, George Street, Syd**) Mr. J, BVBMHAX HAM. 10, Tower Stn* Printed and Published by the Proprttoi,^^ ELLISTON, at the Courier...
The Courier. THURSDAY EVENING, AUGUST 15, 1839. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
Cïje Courier* THURSDAY EVENING, AUGUST 15,1839. ANOTHER scene ha» taken place in toe Su- preme Court which bids fair to become a rival of that over which Lord Norbury, of facetious -memory, presided with to much distinction in Ireland. It arose out of the circumstance of the Judges detaining the Court for three quarters ,of an hour, while their Honors were deliberating ,in a private room. No communication having been made to the Bar from the Judges as to how long their Honors intended to sit in conclave, and no measures having been taken by the Bar to ascertain the fact, the Attorney-General took up his papers and walked. So also the Solicitor General, the Crown Solicitor, and the other gentlemen of the Bar who were present in Court. Their Honors found the Court empty : solemn silence reigned amongst the empty benches: their Honors asked where were the lawyers? and " echo answered-where ?" But upon the next day of the meeting of the Court up they sprung as lively and as numerous as ...
QUARTER SESSIONS [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
?-QUARTER -SESSIONS Arc Gazetted to be held as foliotes :- - , At RICHMOND-On Monday, 19th August. &lt; At HOB AUTON- On Saturday. 24th August. COURT OF REQUESTS. At OATLANDS-On Saturday, 7th September. PUBLICANS' LICENSES, ANNUAL MEETING At NEW NORFOLK-(in Monday, 2nd September. At RICHMOND- On Monday, 2nd September. Al OATLANDS-On Monday, 2nd September. At HOBARTON-On Mondiiv, 2nd September. At LONGFORD-On Monday,2nd September. " State of the Female House of Correction, Hobart town,'Aug. 13-Number assignable for Hobart, l8; do. for the interior, 25. [ Mute of the Female House of Correction, Laun-j 'cestón, August 9.-Number asvignable 2. '
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
' TO CORRESPONDENTS. , | We have received South Australian papers'to the 1st of August,from which we regret, owing to press of other mutter, not being enableii to extract a Mt cr of Mr. Step ' hen's, addressed " to the Public of South Australia." . Ii would, we think, hate been more wise in Mr. Stephen , to have abided the iisue of the pending action, which ' he has In ought against the Register ; but he stands in a singular position-the whole Preis being combined against him, and the paper alluded lo ingeniously and industriously endeavouring to pre-occupy the public mind to hisprejudice. There is also a document pub. . 'lixhed, subscribed by six of the jurymen who sat on . the perjury case, highly favourable to Mr. Stephen. How does this accord with the universal expression of their indignation as described in the reports ? ERRATA-In last week's Courier, in the article upon the Orphan Schouls-" lint whatever their intention was (he Board by their request,'' &c.-For request...
ABSTRACT SALE OF CROWN SALES. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
ABSTRACT SALE OF CROWN SALES. LOT AC«F8 County of Buckingham, Parish of Argvle 461-320 Do of Cunningham 464 -337 Doof Bruno .465-200 4C6-246 - 4G7-475 468-350 County of Pembroke, Prosscr's Plains ...... 469-320 County of Monmouth, Parish of Forbes ... 470-640 Do of Ilaitiugton 471-398 Coal Ri»cr . 472-640 Parish of Newtek 473-640 Doof Ecaufoit ... 474-640 475-639 476-GJ0 477 -640 County of Somersets Parish of Sligo . 478-640 479-640 Parish of Bandon ... 480-640 481-640 At the Court of Requests' Room, Hobart-town, on Mondix, the 9th September next. &lt;gf Eor particulars see Courier June 21, 1839.
Assignments. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
Assignments. From Prisoners' Barracks, Hobart—E. Hodgson, &nbsp; Mrs. Towner, G. Wise, T. Whitney, G. Stokell, Ed- ward Watson, G. Johnson, C. Flegg, Henry Reynard, Joseph Forth, E. Abbott, L. Smith, J. Baynton, E. Grimsey, J.Thornloe, J. W. Danby, P. Burgin, Mrs. Morrison, W. Kettlety, J. Kelly. &nbsp; From Launceston—T. W. Hall, John Sprunt, W. Mason, W. Durie, J. Harding, Edward Page, John Laird, E. Ramsdale, J. Flexman, W. Kelham, James Robe, R. Kirkham, junior, A. Perregali, H. Dow- ling, senior, John Dolbey, J. Limer, J Goble. From Green Ponds—M. Lackey, Richard Neale, Henry Butler, J. H. Smales. From New Norfolk—M. Bastian, J. P. Jones, H. A. Moore. From Richmond—J. R. Young, W. De Gillern, J. Birchall, junior, J. M'Phail. &nbsp; From Campbell Town—T. Diprose, senior, T. Tucker, S. Lord, junior, James Gunten, H. Roberts, W. Archer, John Connell, W. Archer. &nbsp; From Oatlands—T. Anstey, S. H. Harrison, D. O'Connor, B. Berthon.
ALMA[?] AND ABSTRACT OF PUBLIC SALES FOR THE ENSUING [?] [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
AMD ABSTRACT OP FUBLIC SALES FOB THE EKSUIHO Wt^B Sunday-August 16-TwelAh Sunday after Trina/ CHVBCH «savics-nor» lissons. Morning Lessons-II. Kings, cn. 10-Acts,ck It Evening Lessons-II. Kings, cn. 18-1. Peter, ci Monday-August 19. Sale-Beaver Hats, at his Mart-T. Y. Law» Tuesday-August 2&lt;L Adrianople surrendered to the Russians, 1829 Wednesday-August 21. General Sale, at his Mart-J. Wood. Thursday-August 22. Murray proclaimed Regent of Scotland, 1567. Friday-August 23. Sale-Agricultural Farm, at New Norfolk, at hUîW W. T. Macmichael. Saturday-August 24. St. Bartholomew.
TO THE EDITOR OF THE COURIER. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
T0 THE EDITOR OF THE COURIER. SIR, In noticing that part of the article contained in &nbsp; your paper of the 9th instant, which relates to the dis- cipline pursued at the Queen's Male Orphan Schools, &nbsp; I beg to point out some inaccuracies in your statement. As these inaccuracies must have a tendency to in- flict upon me an unmerited injury, I feel confident you will give insertion in your journal, to the follow- ing facts : - I have, as Second Master, been in charge of this Establishment since November, 1837. In October, 1838, I conceived it my duty to forward a memorial through the Head Master to the Government, sug- gesting such measures as might have a tendency to promote the comfort and welfare of the children. In April last, I forwarded a letter to the Colonial Secretary through the Head Master, praying for an inquiry into the constitution and state of the Establish- ment; also, "respecting the duties, powers, and re- &nbsp; sponsibilities, of th...
SUPREME COURT. SITTINGS IN BANCO. Tuesday, Aug. 13. Adey v. Sutton. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
SUPREME COURT. SITTINGS IN BANCO. Tuesday, Aug. 13. Adey v Sutton. &nbsp; In this case an action was brought by the plaintiff against the defendant to recover the amount of a bill of exchange for £22, accepted by the defendant. The action was brought in the Court of Requests under that act which gave to the court jurisdiction in all such causesof action &nbsp; where the amount did not exceed £30. The plaintiff in &nbsp; that action recovered a judgment, and sued out execution, the return to the writ being nulla bona. Thus the pro- ceedings stood, when the Lieutenant-Governor's procla- mation, announcing that the act had been disallowed at home, was issued in this colony. The plaintiff then com- menced an action against the defendant on the same bill of exchange in the Supreme Court. The defendant pleaded a judgment recovered in the Court of Requests, as already stated. The plaintiff then applied to the court for liberty to treat this as an unsubstantial plea....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
SALES BY AUCTION. * _. ., «t.; , Vareaerved Sale of 200 Bead of Cattle. STRACKY & BUIIN WILL SELL BY AUCTION, At Man-)c's Yards, lladgad, at 12 o'clock, on Thursday, the 2-d instant, A HERD of very excellent Horned Cattle, in good condition, consisting of Well-framed docile milch cows, in calf or milk Powerful steers, fit for the yoke or knife Well-bred heifers and working bullocks , Terms-under ¿£30, cash ; £30, and tinder £100, ap- proved bills at three month» ; £100 and upwards, approv- ed bills at six months, bearing three months' interest-all the bills to be endorsed if required. gsgf" Persons purchasing through their overseers or agents, will be required to make final settlement prior to delnery. Damaged Millinery, ex . Vit>ilia.'/ij~ T W. T. MACMICHAEL WILL SELL BY AUCTION, At his Rooms, Liverpool-street, on Tuesday, the 27th instant, at 12 o'clock precisely, for the benefit of those concerned, AG (within a diamond) ^X* RUNIC, containing velvet No. 1.- JL bonnets, ...
THE GAZETTE. FRIDAY MORNING, AUGUST 16, 1839. A PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
THE GAZETTE. FRIDAY MORNING, AUGUST 16, 1839. By His Excellency, SIR JOHN FRANKLIN, Knight Com- mander of the Royal Hanoverian Guelphie Order, Knight of the Greek Order of the Redeemer, and a Captain in Her Majesty's Royal Navy, Lieutenant-Governor of the Island of Van Diemen's Land and its Dependencies, §'c. A PROCLAMATION. WHEREAS certain regulnations were published in the Hobart Town Gazette bearing date the sixteenth day of February 1832, relative to the sule of crown louds ; And whereas the necessary arrange- ments therein referred to have been completed, und a plan of the Parish hercnnder-mentioned is now ready' for inspection at the oflice of the Surveyor-General, I do therefore hy these presents notify and proclaim, that the lot of land hereinafter described will, after the expiration of one mouth, become disposable ; und I do therefore by these presents notify and proclaim, that the lot of land hereinafter described will be put np for sale by public auction on Monday, the n...
COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE. August 16. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
I COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE. \ August IC. I Notice is hereby given, that the following claims for I grants will be ready for examination by the Commis- sioners appointed for that purpose, upon or immediately after the 17th day of October next, on or before which day any caveat or counter-claim must be entered : Samuel Martin, 100a., Exton, originally William Wood, who conveyed to Alexander Clerk, who conveyed to the applicant; claim dated 25th June, 1839.- Hounded on the »est by 67 chains northerly along Jaud originally located to Magnus M'Lcod but now claimed by the said Samuel Martin commencing at Quamby's Brook, thence on the north by 21 chains easterly ulong location to Thomas Caryl, thence on the east by 43 chains 50 links along lot C1 purchased of the crown by Michael Fenton southward to Quamby's Brook aforesaid, and thence on the south by the course of the said brook westward to the point of com- mencement. John Bisdee, 1 Ion., Spring Hill, originally partly Edward White and part...
The Courier. FRIDAY EVENING, AUGUST 16, 1[?]39. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
The Courier. FRIDAY EVENING. AUGUST 16,1839. The Legislative Council is again postponed, as we leam, to the 31st of this month. We have read in a book of some repute on the art of war, that it is best to furnish soldiers with few rounds of ball cartridge, speaking comparatively with the load which they now carry, for other- wise, with a foolish hankering after life, they will keep up a useless firing, when they should rely for victory upon the bayonet. We know very well that Colonel Mitchell's military tactics are altogether of a.different sort; but it is quite evident that our colonial administrators, with a foolish hankering after life and place, prefer skir- mishing and firing long shots, to the coming to a close engagement. . But in the memorable lan- guage of the 87th, when making a charge, it must be " clear the way." If the battle is to be fought on the JJ 1st, we shall expect each soldier of the people at his post, faithful to the trust reposed in him by the colony, and arme...
THIS MORNING'S POST. Shipping Intelligence. PORT OF LAUNCESTON. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
THIS MORNING'S POST". &nbsp; &nbsp; Shipping Intelligence. PORT of LAUNCESTON. ARRIVALS. August 12-the brig Brazil Packet, 172 tons, Milligan, from Port Phillip, with sundries, Henty & Co., agents -three passengers. DEPARTURES. August 12 -the schooner Perseverance, 45 tons, Dry- den, for Hobart Town 12 -the brig Fox, 222 tons, Davies, for Swan River -thirteen passengers. 13 -the bark Lady Mary Pelham, 206 tons, Mills, for the whale fishery, Henty & Co., agents-passengers, twenty-six whalers. 14-the schooner John, 12 tons, for Port Phillip, in ballast, Ludwick & Lawrie, agents. &nbsp; LAUNCESTON MAILS. To Adelaide, per Dawson, To-Morrow, 17th instant. To Port Phillip, per Brazil Pacht, on Wednesday, 21st instant. To Adelaide, per Lady Emma, on Wednesday, 28th instant. LAUNCESTON CORN MARKET. Wheat fully maintains its price, and several considér- able lots have been sold at our highest quotation during the week. It is reported that news ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Hobart Town Courier and Van Diemen’s Land Gazette — 16 August 1839
For Launceston. THE fine schooner Perserverance, daily expected to arrive, will return to the above port immediately. For freight or passage, apply to &nbsp; New Wharf, 14th August. A. HAIG. suuiia KACBurs. M ERCHANTS'LEDGERS.Invoiceand Account Books, of every description, made and ruled to pattern. Also, Copy Books for Schools, in quantities not less than a dozen, at the Courier Office, Collins-street. BOOXBXHDXNO, LETTERPRESS» COPPER PLATE, AND LITHOGRAPHIC PRIMTINO, OF every description, executed in a superior manner, with accuracy and despatch LAW FORMS of every description ALSO, STATIONERY of all kinds LEDGERS, DAY BOOKS BILLS OF LADING SHIPS' CARGO BOOKS MERCHANTS* BILL BOOKS CHEQUE BOOKS, for each of the Banks FRANKLANDS Maps of Van Diemcn's Land BUNCE'S MANUAL of Practical Gardening, bound HINTS ON ETIQUETTE PSALMS OF DAVID, as sung at the Churches COLOURED PAPERS COLOURED TISSUE PAPERS STEPHEN'S WRITING FLUID, &c. See. At the Courier Office, Collins-street, ...