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GLADSTONE. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENTS.) June 21. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
GLADSTONE. (moir, oin o IN couiir»ioM>i vr) June 21 SixcF my lust no hate hud nnolhii tin mil MSII, ninth, hko angels', mo fin and fin hi ttteen hue On last ¿aim lut etemng ii becaino puliallt I uoitn Ihul tho Rot Mi Join« of Itoel hampton had mi ntl and would olliuati in Hu Coin t house on tho Sundín following And so it tunnel out foi inste id of Hie sltiimei»' bill nindi almost lniaiiablt 11114s hue on Sunda* nilling jnopli lo bosun»» tin Sabbath bill was again 111 iiqiiisilion and if lingi tongi égalions aie ant tiiioui igunnit lo Iho uuiii«tu ol th go«pd Mi Touts must lim beni njjuiabh «urpiised to lind in this Ish madilisli tilingo the (ongitgitinns he lull 011 SuniKt last, foi hi no1 onlt pi ni hid moilun,* and ittiung bul luid 1 biplisinil simio 111 the afti 1 noon, tthen lite nil mt« wuo baptisul Non, to olliii Piotistant iiiinistcis of Hoik h iniplon I would gue an nuitiilion lo umtali Ml fonts'oMiinplc, and to ii«it (his forsukiu pluto and conn mid do as ho lins done I ...
SYDNEY SHIPPING. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
SYDNEY SHIPPING. [ST BiECTnlO TKLEOBAPH.] ARBirWS. .Tune 23.-Roso of Australia, brig, and Man- darin and Fanny Nicholson, barques, from Ade- laide ¡ William Buchnnnan, barquo, from Melbourne. DEPABTÜKES. Juno 22.-Northam, P. and O. Co.'s screw steamer, for Gulle rM Melbourno ; AVonga AVonga, screw-strainer, for Afelhourne.
NEWS OF THE WEEK. FRIDAY EVENING. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
NEWS OF THE WEEK. FltlDAY Evrxixa. Im Cili/eiis' riood Committco inet tcstei ii it in the Municipal Council Chumbéis Geoij-t sheet Accoidnig to tho etutement ol die honoiiirt societal), the total amount sub «udied b) the publie lor the îeliof ol tho suf lu i - by the Hood amounted to £3 IO w bile applications foi nssistnnco lud been i cien ed bt the committee to the extent ol C155o Ys Iho com niiteo oxpected to lccoito fuithei ¡ipphei t ion s it was íesolted that n last cfloil should be made lo mc reuse the subsciiption list, nnd 10 (lint end a sub committee was appointed to npplt to the manageis of Iho banks ii Hie nt) foi some contributions Of cotu*c, t'i "nieminent will supplement the amount i used bt tho gi mt Ol an equal sum fioin the Cooninl liensui) Butlo^atisft the niniicious il unis of the suflcicis, the coninuttee requiie a much laigcr fund than Ihet, at piesent, seem IA h lo leahsc t mot cmeut has been set on foot for the 1 illie lccognitioiiof thoseitiees of Mi AA'illinm...
ABSTRACT OF SALES BY AUCTION THIS DAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
ABSTRACT OF SALES BY AUCTION THIS DAY'. MR. R. CRAAVFORD, at 11 o'clock, at tho Royal Horse Bazaar : Horses, Spring-carls, Ice., &&lt;.?. At the Pound, at the same hour : ?'T'jiiillocks. ? MR! AV. JL KENT, nt 11 o'clock, nt TattersiiU's . Ilor.so Bazaar: Horsos, Spring-earl, . and Saddlery. MR. H. RUFF, at 3 o'clock, al tho Valley Auc- tion Rooms : Household Furniture, and Sundries. MESSRS. FRASER & BUCKLAND, at 12 o'clock, at the Commercial Sale , Rooms : Hillanco of Townships of Ayr and Killarney. MESSRS. MARTIN & DICKSON, al 11 o'clock, at tho City Auction Mart : Alo in bulk, Groceries and Sundries, Mangling Machines, Sic, also a Circumferenlcr.
VESSELS IN HARBOR.—JUNE 24. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
VESSELS IN HARBOR.-JUNE 21. Ship Excelsior, G9S tons, Captain Barton, from London, discharging cargo. AVicnholt, AVnlkor, and Co., agents. Ship Vornon, 891 lons, Captain Aldridge, from London, vid Southampton. J. and G. Harris, agents. Ship Bayswater, 1256 tons, Captain Morris, from Keppel Bay, discharging cargo. Bright Brothers, agents. Barquo Salvia, 317 tons, Captain Horlock, from London. J. and G. Harris, agents. Barque Corinne, 396 tons, Captain Ochiltree, from London. Wienholt, AVulker, and Co., cgents. Barquo AA'urren Hastings, 5S1 tons Captain Hedley, from Loudon via Southampton. AVicnholt, AValker and Co., agents. Brig" Spray, 112 tons, Captain Scott, from Maryborough. R. S. AVarry, agent. Schooner Eva, 31 tons, Captain Tubbs, from Wide Bay. Captain, agent. Schooner Susannah, 21 tons, Captain J. Smith, from Newcastle. R. S. AA'arry, agent. Schooner Southern Cross, 158 tons, Captain Rowe, from Adelaide. J. and G. Harris, agents. Schooner Highlander, 93 tons. Captain Camp- be...
NOTICE TO MARINERS. ADDITIONAL LIGHT.—MORETON BAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
NOTICE TO MAR INE 113. ADDITIONAL LIOHT.-MOKETOX BAY. The Port Master, Lieut. G. P. Heath, has notified that on and after the 22nd June a fixed bright light will beoxliibited from Cowan Cowan Point, l8 feet above high-water mark. This light will be visible between the bearings of S. by E. 1 IS. and E. $ N., and between N.E. i N. and N.N.E. i E. ; it will ulso be again seen to the eastward of N. by E. i E. Comboyuro Point light will, on and after this date, bo also visiblo between tho bearings of N. "r E. and N. by \\'., northerly.
CORPORATION MONEY—HOW SPENT. TO THE EDITOR OF THE BRISBANE COURIER. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
CORPOJI.ÍTIOXMONEY-HOW SPENT. TO THE EDITOR OF TUE BIÎI5BAXE COtTRIER Stn -Vs I lnow bi reading tom tamable columns foi sorao time thnt jou adtocate pis tiec foi all I shall b g leave to ask through tom columns if the Biisbnno Miuncipil lia provcntent Committee hat omiten up then dnti s m fit or of oin vciv w 01 thy City ism vevor au l a fnend of his u contiactoi, who it is otulent aieonioit good terms as it is known HIOJÛ nortinos go oicr tho streets whcro improve monts aro required sorao tveoks bcfoio the cor ponition call tor tenders for the work? lew not hud fault with countrymen helping eaeii othei and no doubt it is good pohct tor t)V oui two ttoitlues füllt understanding cien othei the i itopnteis will bo benefittedby getting Hu ir monci spent to ndtautngo on tho sheets I hopo that oin luipiovemeut Committee win see the ttoik done nnd that nothing i» pa«!lor but what is done #. I beg tou will excuso mo for tioubluy you with these few hint« . "" A RATEPAYER.
CORRESPONDENCE. THE GOONDIWINDI SCHOOL-HOUSE. TO THE EDITOR OF THE BRISBANE COURIER. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
CORIIESPOJÏDENUE. THE GOOXLIiriXDI SCHOOL-HOUSE. TO TUE EDITO«. Ol' Till) BRI3BAXE COUItlO. Sin -Seeing an nth ci tremont in the Connel calling foi tendéis foi the election of n school house and teuchei s dwelling at Goondnwnh the plans and specifications of winch tteie (so Hie adtiitisemeiit saul) to be seen on applies lion to II Vincent Lsq I made it mj bu mc s to call upon that gentleman, but was infoiinil thet had not nmtod Disappointed I was etitiunlt but knowing theie uns tet tune ii Hut i i iu bi next mail I waited pntienllt \e Iel hit Hu. mail ni rived and I hastened lo get a sight of these mt îsible plans Ihet hail not come aniso thiough falso leprcscnlntion , although I inn-, have timelledflftj miles with a new to tender foi the woik although I maj bato bien put to considerable exjienso in wait inga week foi tho ai m al of these piomned pi ins jet now I mat go home n pooiei but a WISH min foi the time foi the acceptance is up on the 20th instant and eten wero tlnv to como ...
THE GOVERNMENTELECTORALBILL. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
THE GOVERNMEXTELECTORALEILL. AT a publie meeting held at Toowoombn on Saturday last to consider tho nbotc bill its piobabloeflect and tho necessity of opposing it unless several objectionable elmses t\cio «track out from it, tho follow ing resolutions w ci e c ir "ed - 1st "TI at this meeting desnes to ccpic-s its dissatisficlion willi tho 1 leetoral Bill as nitro duccd bt Hie Colonial Secretary, and now beforo the Tegislntito Assemblj ' 2nd " Hint this meeting is of the opinion that tho siveial clauses of tho Government I h doini Bill abolishing open nomination imposing limsh and unnecessary restrictions on candidates and elcetoi » and depriving of a vote those who mo unable to tt rito then nnmes aie aibitrait and unjust in principle nndoppo ed to tho spu it nnd lettci of Bl dish legislation A memorial was then di aw n np and i ea 1 It was received with gi eat marks of approbation fioin 111 piescnl nnd will bo picseiitcd to the Legislntito Assembly on its leasscmbhng
METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS. FRIDAY, JUNE 24. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS. FitinAY, JUNE 24. BRISBANE.-9 a.m. : Baromoler (corrected), 30 011; thermometer (shade), 50 0; ditto (dry bulb), 50-71 ditto (wet bulb), iTi; forco of wind,!; direction, S.W.; extent of cloud, 1; weather, fine. (Per Electric Telegraph.) AVAIIWIOK.-9 a.m. : Barometer (corrected), 23'535; lliei-nioinoter (shade), &lt;11'5 ; ditto (dry bulb), 3S'2; ditto (wet bulb), 37'0; foreo of wind, 0 ; direction, - ; extent of cloud, 7 ; weather, calm and cloudy. AVIND ANA AVEATIIKU.-9 a.m. : Lytton, AV., and fino ; Ipswich, calm and fine ; Laidley, calm and lino ; Toowoomba, calm and cloudy ; Drayton, calm and fino ¡ Dalby, N.W., and fine. ' SrDNEY.-9 a.m. : Barometer (corrected), 29-931; thermometer (shade), 51-0; ditto (dry bulb), -1G-7 ; ditto (wet bulb), -13'1 ; force of wind, 1; direction, W.N.W. ; extent of cloud, 3 -, weather, line.
The Courier. PUBLISHED DAILY. SATURDAY, JUNE 25, 1864. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
SDfje tomeu* PUBLISHED DAILY. SATUJIVAV, JUXJH 25, 18G1. Tun cultivation ol' the sugar enuc in this colony can only as yut be considered as in its infancy. Notwithstanding the many proofs which liavc boen adduced, both through the columns of the public journals and by tile result of private enterprise, of the suitability of our soil to this important product of agriculture, there is st ill a lethargy existing among capitalists, which is inimical to their interests, and to' those of the "country generally. In a recent copy of the Sydney Morning Herald wo find that the people of New ¡South Wales aro reminded of the necessity of directing their attention to other crops than those ol' wheat and maize, and they are informed that there are large districts in which the land and climate aie well adapted for the cultivation of the sugar cane. There is un- fortunately an indisposition on (he part of the colonists, both here and in New South Wales, generally, to invest theil* money in experime...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
rpirr! Undi) signodn ill gno laboral Cash Ad JL lunns on Wool lonsigntd tothoir Corics pondcnts, Missis lud JI ii I li and Co , London. C lirU&SIiLil &Co Diisban , Pt ti nibil I HI, I_ Will AN ti CO louhiiiioloiteono Wool, . Sliiijiskin«, tallow, Units, &.i, at linn I'UHIIUI Slims, ( ireulai Qua), Sydney Adtiiuus iiiiide on I'uidiito sent m for side Account Suits and jitoitids jnoiujilly rindond. 4J08 I"> WILKIr,SON lukis this nunns of m \m funning Ibu Oiiilhiiitii I armors mid olbuis fioin ttboni ho has ruuiid suth liberal Biipjioit m Ins biisint ss ns Muniifaitiinr of AUIUCULI URAL IMl'LI'MI N IS during tho lus! 'I wo \uiis. Hint hu has remotid liom his Old I'lemis H in I dwurd sheet lo moru fixten snii Pu nnsi » nun lown nboro ho will Inmo- lo) Ih nilibili lim ulluilion solely lo the Manu fin tine ni AG Hil ULI UUAL IMI'LLMflNlS Messis lil MIA 110V &, bOlS bute ion suiled lu n&lt;t as AQI \1S for the Sulo of I'loiudiH Ilunons, Stanllei» ...
LEYBURN. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
LEYBURN. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT) &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; The crushing machine has not yet arrived at &nbsp; the Reef. The company, which had been &nbsp; formed for the purpose of obtaining one has &nbsp; been dissolved, one of the members who held several shares, having withdrawn at the last &nbsp; &nbsp; moment. Mr Malley, a practical engineer, from Ipswich, has visited the reef and made arrange- &nbsp; ments with the miners to have a crushing machine on the ground in ten weeks, and to &nbsp; &nbsp; erect a second one, if required, at some future date. A German told me last week that his party had struck a vein of quartz at a depth of &nbsp; ninety feet, very rich in the precious metal. The miners generally are in good spirits and many of them are provided with comfortable &nbsp; winter quarters. The diggers on the Canal &nbsp; &nbs...
PORT DENISON. (From the Port Denison Times.) [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
PORT DENISON. (From the Port Denison Times.) By the arrival of Mr. Stuart in town we are enabled to inform our readers that a new town- ship has been laid out between Mr. Antill's head station and the crossing place of the Ana branch, quite secure from floods. A few country por- tions as padlocks have also been set out. After a careful survey of tho river to its mouth, Mr. Stuart has determined to set out, fivo or six sec- tions at a place known as tho "Blulf," two miles lower down than the present landing ; a spot which is healthy, above all possibility of &nbsp; floods, commanding delightful scenery, with &nbsp; &nbsp; ample depth of water for steamers to discharge alfoat at the bank. The name of the town will in all probability be " Wickham." Townships at the upper crossing of the Burdekin (at Genges) and the crossing at the Bowen River &nbsp; will also be laid out during the next three months. A public meeting was held on tho 26th instant, for the...
ROCKHAMPTON. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
ROCKHAMPTON. Bl tho sicamor AVilIinms, wini li nriitcd)cs lu ila) moi nmg, no lint o filis to Iho 21st Oom liotkhaiuplon 'Iho billowing mo (ho puniqiul items of intelligence lonlmncd in thom - (Fioin the Bullelin ) Though Iho inogianime ol tho meditated Rockhampton Subsuiplion Unces for no-it month (lois not embraie so man) or muli great pn/esas thoso olltrul b) the lit/ro) .fotkot Club Ins! tun, »ililli n nt iiidiieemint is found lo lunptiil least (lu of the sont bun nugs nindi i ame up pu Williams to (Ja)ii(luh, und, nfler tiling linn loi tuno lhere, will bo sent hither \nioug Hie eipcetcd stud aro Air C1- Si I it limn s Play bot, and Mr Biggin Pou «tai, uud(oib) nil thin it mili is ut (bo Noith Ant Iraliun Muting C'oinptlilion is Iho soul of luting, II« ol bii»inis«, und bids fun lo undi r tht foiIhioimiig mill fal mole mtucsliiig than mis toiiju I in til lim uri ii tit ol lln Janus Pattison liom Hit jloilhcrn Puils ti studin mot ni ig June Juill, iiokul ii disngiuable lneiling l...
TOOWOOMBA. (From the Chronicle June 23.) [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
TOOWOON UA. (iïiom Hie Chinimlr .lune 23) Tur AVinlhu duiingthi past neck has bun tut told and uimndeil munt of Hu cold bimi mouth of Mau h in Hie niolhu tounlit rather (han Hint ol an -Vu-itiiilim ninlu month On Mondât night Hine mu a lui li Jil simm rs of rain bul I in -silii % In oki, foi Hi willi line fiostt ni nillir 1/iiuiiiiig operation« are piogussiug latoiablt mil Hit oil lind whtut imps, so fin, look iintomiiionlt will Diluios Ali MUÍ u I iinmt -'lln nomination lo lill Hit tiunnit III Hit Din-ton Ailinn ipid ( oiinill taustd bt Hie it mj;nnt ion ol lb \? m lum,; took plan on 1 bins hu lint Hu Alnini jiiisitlnig limo (iimliduUs tun nominale I-Mt««is fltoigo Cook John 12 H lan,I, an 1 William Han.wood Hit show ol haul« wa« ni lain ol Mi (lunge Cool and Ml J oh.nl d .nan I I a poll I lit poll will lilt jin i Hu« ihn minim ni in.; »I nun odotk ii in anil i ii in g al linn o t Im k ji in Al I in i n - » in lint i oi ft in mils ago, a yo ni,, mun, i i iel \tthi.i 1 Hall, du I fi...
THE ADVENTURES OF ONE TOBIAS DORLINS IN SEARCH OF THE PICTURESQUE. No. 9. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
THE ADVENTURES OF ONE TOBIAS j , EORLINS IN SEARCH OF THE PIC- TURESQUE. UV AVlLL AVEASLE. Ko. 9. AYirc> I was m B"=baiii ln«t month I had the good foi time to meet with atert nniu mg gentleman of the name ol Tobins Dobltus He had mi infinite amount of anecdote His hi t «ton wa« his adteiifiues m -.laiih of the Pieturesqiio I will gue it lo )ou as m irl) as po« ibli in his ow n w 01 Is - I «tinted fioin Aietonn, begun Tobins Doblm last Jimunrt mid aimed in lins tonu b) Hie \arra A.arri about the end of Hint mouth 'Iho onlt object I h id in loining hcie was to see ttith my own ctcs the fini Downs of this colont of which in mt toungei dats I had lead and heñid--o much I hat o alw at s been a guilt iidimui of the beautiful m li-ihuc I hute fiequentl) gone 100 miles out of mt way to look at a bild niouutirm oi to take the measure of a cascade Hut to see wide lntiuninablo pl-iuis-iltai ixpnisiic countit - seems lo be the guate t passion of my being I could look on the mo t beautiful t...
COMMERCIAL. Courier Office, Friday evening. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
OOMMrci.ClAL. * Connn*n* Office, Friday evening. Noum'C" of importance as regards com- mercial matters has transpired sinco tho publi- cation of our Summary, and the markets, gene- rally speaking, uro much in tho same condition ns nt lhat datp. In the earlier part of the week there was a slight improvement in the markets for colonial produce, but within tho last few days they have again beeomo inactive. Advices received by the mail confirm tho first intelli- gence as given by ,our telegrams, bnt has not had any marked effect on prices. On Tuesday last both the Northern steamers sailed with full cargoes. Tho wool season is now drawing rapidly to a close, and the exports per the steamers to Sydney show a decrease. It may bo noticed that Iho Australian Sugnr Compauy have introduced a new quality of sugar, between No. 1 pieces and the bright yellow. It is called *' No. - Mark." There have been no changes of prices calling for remark. COLONIAL PRODUCE.-Mr. Theodore Unmaek reports that bu...
THE ELECTORAL BILL. TO THE EDITOR OF THE BRISBANE COURIER. [Newspaper Article] — The Brisbane Courier — 25 June 1864
THE ELECTORAL BILL TO TUE EDITOR Ol' THE BRISBANE COOIIER Silt,-As the New Electoral Bdl will slwllv come undei Iho eonsidoi ation of Parliament, mut be pel nutted to oller n suggestion w lie mat, peihups, meet soino consideretion. ttne» tho bul is considered in committee. A» i"u measure is^considered by soltio persous a liberal one and entirely suited to tho requirements of the colon)-, I tliink to make it so every possible facility and inducement should bo held out for electors to record their votes at elections ; for this purpose I would suggest a plan which, although new in this part of tho world, has to some extent been adopted in England in tho election of members to represent the universities in Parliament. I believe personal attendance at the poll is considered almost impossible and deemed unnecessary notwithstanding the facili- ties for travelling by railway, etc. All that is required of Ilia voter is to sign his yoting paper in flic presence of a magistrate to whom ]io is ...