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A VISIT TO THE CHINESE CAMP. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
A VISIT* TO^THE CHINESE CAMP; (From the Bendigo Advertiser: Sept. 28th.) In his official capacity as warden and police magistrate, Mr. Cogden, fcecompaini&d by- the Mayor, detective Alexander, .and sergeant Drought, visited the ChfiJese Camp oiii'Saturday afterjnoon. Chin Kit, the interpreter, also formed 'one .of the party. No intelligence had reached llMegCanip of an intended visit, and therefore itVaf.feen in its every day habit Immediately upon 'arrival, the party proceeded to the various holds or chanties which adorn this celestial retreat ; and though the abrupt and unceremonious inspection of rooms and private bondoirs, where occasionally were met damsels in half-English, half -Chinese attire, might naturally have caused irritation and annoyance, the .visitors were received with apparent welcome. It is almost needless to eay that all these buildings are wooden. The colonial style of bar is adopted, and indeed, eo far as the front view of the houses is concerned, no di...
DISCOVERIES IN NEW GUINEA.—THE RETURN OF THE CHEVERT EXPEDITION. BRISBANE. THURSDAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
DISCO VERTES IN NEW GUINEA. — THE RETDBN OP THE CHEVEKT ' EXPEDITION. (From S. $l/ Herald a telegram,) BRISBANE. TaUHSDAY^ Tnr, Somerset ebrrespprident of the Brisbane CourietCieppxiB, ;? $tyi.itlie,,.: Cbevert returned jto Somerset,. Mr. Mdcleay is a passenger to Sydney . -Ly tbe Singapore. . Several of the ship's coinpariy were dissatisfied with tlio time allowed for tlie research at New Guinea, and took their discharge here with the intention of returning to New Guinea by the first opportunity (probably per the Elgowan) to explore, collect, and prospect This movement has been accelerated by the news brought by Mr. ^acfarlane, on reluming with the mission ship three weeks ago,. as to 'the discovery of a large .navigable nver. . The captain of the Missionary 6t earner Elgowan reports iiiat she started front Somerset on 25th August, Laving on board passengers and friends of the Rev. Mr. Macfarlane, Mr. O. Stone, of Lnndon (in' search of Straits curios), and Mr. Ofkne3',of Melbourne....
COMMERCIAL. BURROWA PRICES CURRENT. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
COMMEECIAL. BURROWA PEICES CURRENT. Flour, fine, £19 per ton, or 40s. per bag. Ditto, seconds, £18 per ton. Bran, £7 10s. per ton. Pollard, Is. 6d. per bushel. Wheat, 7s. per bushel. Maize, 6s. per buslmi. Oats, 5s. per bushel. Barley, scarce, 4s. per bushel Hay, £7 per ton. Potatoes, 10e. per cwt. Cheese, 6d. per lb. Butter, Is. per lb. Bacon, Cd. per lb. Eggs, 9d. per dozen.
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
IMPOUNDINGS. Buebangonq. — Impounded at Bunwgong, on October 2nd. from Seventeen-mile, by Sir. James Tunney:— Chestnut mare, a cross near shoulder and neck, etar and stripe on nose, aged, 14 J- hands. To be eold on October 28th. * Jugiong. — Impounded at Jugiong, on October 1st, from Reedy Creek, by Mrs. Lehane :— * Bay mare, g; over W near shoulder, star, off hind foot white, aged, 15 hands. Black .mare, -^ over B off shoulder, blaze, white feet, aged, 14 £ hands. Also, on October 4th, from Black (Springs, by James Perry :— ..-,..'.? Brown horse, IN near 'shoulder, star, broken, aged, 15 hands. Brown mare, D over J M near shoulder, 4 years, 154- hands. Bay filly, S near shoulder, 2 years, 13 hands. Black horse, ^ over M a near shoulder, star, broken, 5 years, 14J hands. Bay horse, *-\ over M.o near shoulder, star, broken, h years, 15 hands. Black filly, t? over L off shoulder, tr1 off ribs, blaze, bind feet white, 3 years, 15 hands. To be sold on October 28th. Gunning. — Impounded ...
STOCK, STATION, & PRODUCE REPORTS. [MR. JOHN BRIDGE'S WEEKLY REPORT.] [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
STOCK, STATION, & PRODUCE REPORTS. [Mn. John Bridge's Weekly Report.! Station Properties are in rather less favour, owing no doubt to the unsettled condition of the London wool market, and to the fact that prices have for a length of time ruled very high. Fat Stock. — At this week's sales no improve ment was perceptible, the tendency being to lower prices, and, owing1 to want of rain and feed in many districts, stock-owners are no doubt sending forward stock more freely than they otherwise would. There is, however, nothing to justify any material or permanent decline in prices. Store Stock remain dull of sale — duller than they should all things considered. The want of rain in the north is no doubt one reason for this ; and just now, in the western and southern dis tricts, our grasiers are more in favour of sheep than cattle. At the same time store 6tock do not command much attention. Lambs are worth 10s. to 15s. each, calves 15s to 50s., and pigs still sell very readily, at...
RESERVES FROM SALE. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
RESERVES FROM BALE. The undermentioned port ions of hind have been reserved from 'sale for the preservation of water supply :-^ :?--.'?.?? '.:?..: ; . ? Lachlan District. * No. 802. County of Monteagle, parish of NaT alien, 35 acres, The Crown lands within the following boundaries : Commencing on Narallen :Creek; at the western extremity of the north boundary of portion 12, and bounded on part of the south by a line forming the north boundary of portion 12 bearing east 5 chains 11 links ; on the east by a line bearing north 18 chains 84 links ; on the north -by a line bearing west 23 chains ; on the west by a line bearing south to Narallen Creek ; thence by that creek downwards, to the point of commencement. No. 804. County of Monteagle, parish of , about 640 acres. The -Crown lands within the following boundaries : Commencing .at an apple-tree marked broad-arrow over e over 1, on the left bank of the Burrowa River, at the crossing of the road from Cowra to Reid'6 Flat, via Hovell's...
CORONER'S INQUEST. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
' CORONER'S INQUEST. OK Thursday last an inquest was held at the Court-house, Burrowa, before W. C Campbell, Esq., JrP.^Cqroner, and a jury of five, on the body of a man named John Ryan, who had been found pn the day -previous floating in a dam.-of -Mri53ohto*jHurley'fi;.at1?isher's&eelc .'. ,.*;.; Sergeant Hitch -deposed: On September mu i received information that a man had run away from Mr. Hurley's 'shepherds' hut, in a state of nudity, leaving behind lihn a horse, saddle and bridle ; I searched four days for the missing man, and communicated with the Mareugo police, who assist ed'me' in the search ; yesterday Luke Spears, o'heof.Mr. Hurley's shepherds, reported to me that the. body of a man was floating in'the dam ; I went there in company with Constable Elliott, and drew the body out of the dam ; I examined the body which was naked ; the hack' 'and loins appeared to have been Scorched, but I saw no other marks of external violence ; the skull, which had no hairon it, a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
%\t §UlTOfolt gcfoS J Is published at the Office, Startden-street , Burrowa, every Saturday morning, in lime for circulation by the early Mails all over ike Colony. Terms of Subscription : — When paid in advance for 3 months, 5s. ; if booked, 6s. Single copies, 6d. All accounts are rendered quarterly, and prompt settlement is requested. For Advertisements the following are the charges : — For the first inch or less of space, 3s. ; for every subse quent inch or less of the same advertisement, It. Gd. A reduction of twenty five per cent, will be made on all advertisements inserted for three months ; and of 10 per cent, if inserted for one month. Bcheowa.— Printed and published by Geobqb Easow, at the Nero' Office, Mawden-ttreet.
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
Intimately as the prosperity of the colony \ depends upon the success of its pastoral en- 1 terprise, it is anything but flattering to its ' ruling intelligence to notice how small a share the Government has hitherto taken in 6timulating its activity. Seasons come and go with but very little improvement in our external circumstances, and while in the sister colonies every effort is made to divert our internal trade to their capitals, the au thorities in Sydney look on with apparent indifference, while the settlers are wrestling with difficulties almost insurmountable, and find their energies paralysed by the calmness of official lethargy. The opening of the railway line to Gunning would have been at this period of the year an important advantage to our commercial interests; the distance saved of traffic by teams although short would have afforded a sensible relief throughout this community; yet the Government is so dilatory iti its action respecting this matter that the opportunity ...
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. LONDON, OCTOBER 6. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. eedter's teleobahs TO AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS' London. Octobee 6. Mr. Wilde has notified to the Foreign Legations at Pakin^ihaf negotiations have taken place by which an immediate outbreak of war has been averted.;. - Chinese agents are at Vienna purchasing smooth-bore bronze guns. UCTOBEE ». At a Municipal Banquet, in Liverpool, EarlDerby deprecated any unwise intermeddling with, or an expression of indifference to, Continental affairs ; p/ he said that England's great interest was the-A maintenance of peace. The importance of tba | Herzegoyinan insurrection had been exaggerated, but the autonomy of the provinces was impracti cable on account of the difference of religion. With regard to the dispute with China, he hoped the difficulty would be peaceably settled ; no de cisive intelligence bad yet been received, but he trusted a satisfactory arrangement would be ar rived at, as the demands of the English Minister were moderate and just, and the English Gover...
AT THE POLICE OFFICE, YOUNG. On Wednesday, October 20th. COUNTRY LOTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
AT THE POLICE OFFICE, YOUNG. On Wednesday, October 2Qth. CODNTEY LOTS. Lot A, portion 300, 45 acres 3 roods, in county of Harden, parish of Wombat, at the bead of Sherlock's Gully, lying between J. Carter's con ditional purchase of 40 acres'. No. 297, and J. Robb's conditional purchase of 40 acres, No. 298. Lot B, portion 73, 59 acres, in the county of Monlcagle, parish of Dananbilla, lying between Edward Hiley's additional conditional purchase of 100 acres, No. 72, and Reserve 649. Lots C to Z, portions 181 to 206, all in county of Monteagle, parish of Wambanumba, partly on the left bank of Murringo Creek, and extending thence about 3 miles westerly to Reserve 545. Upset price, £1 per acre. Fearful Accident. — The Rockhampton Bulletin reports that an accident of a fatal nature happened on the railway line near Bone Creek, about five miles from Boolburra, on Monday, September 27, One of tbe railway teams of two horses was employed to move a family from Sharper's Creek to Wallaroo Cr...
Latest Intelligence. SYDNEY—OCTOBER 15, 5.35 P.M. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
latest Intelligence. (Fnoai Messes. Gobdon and Gotcd.) [by electeio telegeaph.] SYDNEY— Octobee 15, 5-35 p.m. Mr. J. R. Treeve has been committed for trial at the Central Criminal Court on several charges of forgery. The Hon. John Sutherland has been en tained at a banquet by his constituents. Mr. Ivory's Ladybird won the Wollongong Handicap. The Californian Mail steamer Cvphrenes arrived here this afternoon. Rope has been sentenced to death at j Mudgee for the Lawson Creek murder. The weather is intensely hot. The Wool Sales this week have been moderately active; and late rates -were maintained. For Wheat there is no inquiry. The Fat Cattle market has slightly im proved. Best bullocks are now worth from £7 15s. to £8 5s. The Sheep market is dull. The Victorian Ministry have resigned ; and Sir James McCulIoch has been 6ent for to form a new Cabinet. London. The 'Duke of Parma' won the Czarowitch Stakes. The Cape of Good Hope. Ministry have summoned an extraordinary meeting of Par li...
COOKTOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
C00KT0WN. Octodee 8. — The news from the reefs is highly encouraging. Several fresh reefs have been dis covered, and many new claims taken up. The Edmondstown Quartz Crushing Company are hard at work erecting their machinery ; but good timber is difficult to get at their site. The Palmer Crushing Company's machinery goes up next week. The Company has wen most succesfully floated ; the directors are Messrs. Walsh, Brodziak, Mathews, Baird, Asher, Chaw man, and Lovelocket. The St. George and Albion have also been successfully floated, with a strong directory. The machinery, which is coming from Melbourne per the brig Sarah, is auxiously waited for. Allluvial diggers are doing fairly, plenty of gold coming in. 13,000 oz. were shipped per Brisbane and Fyen, belonging to 600 Chinamen bound for Hongkong. The blacks attacked a large party of Chinamen at Hell's Gates on the 5th instant, and speared nine borees and one Chinaman ; the latter, who received three spear wounds, is not expected t...
GROWN LAND BALES. AT THE POLICE OFFICE, COOTAMUNDRY, On Tuesday, October 19th. COUNTRY LOT. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
OEOWN LAND BALES. AT THE POLICE OFFICE, COOTAMUNDRY, On Tuesday, October 1M. CODMTBY LOT. Lot A, portion 100, 80 acres, in the county o£ Harden, parish of Cootamundry, adjoining the northern and eastern boundaries of W. Hennessy's conditional, purchase of 40 acres, No. 98. . Upset price, £1 per acre. Town lots. . Allotments 1 to 5, 'of section 11, 2 roods each ; upset price, £20 per acre. Allotments 6 to 10) «f section 11, 2 roods each ; upset price, £16 per acre. ,. / Allotments 1 to 10, of section 12, 2 roods eacml- upset'price, £16 per acre. ' *' Allotments 1 to 10, of section 30, 2 roods each ; upset price, £16 per acre. Allotment 1, of section 41, 1 rood 32 perches ; upset price, £16 per acre. Allotments 2 to 9, of section 41, 2 roods each ; upset price, £16 per acre. Allotment 10, of section 41, 1 rood 32 perches ; upset price, £16 per acre. The above lots are situated in the couniy of Harden, parish of Cootauiuudry, town of Coota mundry
[FROM JOHN BRIDGE, CIRCULAR QUAY.] SYDNEY, OCTOBER 14TH. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
[FROM JOHN BEIDGE, CIRCULAR QUAY.] Sidney, Octobee 14th. I bave no Wool Sales to report this week. Tallow is very firm. Hides are firm. Conditional Pdbchases Bdreowa Distbict. — At the local Land Office, on Thursday last, the following conditional purchases were made : — Parish of Obey— James Hardyman, 200 acres. Parish of Alton— Mary Slattery, 40 acres. Parish of Bookham — Richard Julian, 40 acres. Total area selected, z»u acres ; ana Bince January 1st, 44J940± acres. Births, Deaths, and Maeeiages registered at Burrowa during the quarter ended 30lh Sept., 1875 :— Births— males, 21 ; females, 24 ;— total, 45. Deaths— males, 9; females, 4;— total, 13. Marriages, 2. Bazaar. — By anotico in our advertising columns it will bo observed that it is intended to bold a Supplementary Basaar in aid of the Building Fund of the Catholic Church, now in course of erection in Biirrowa, for the purpose of disposing of a peat variety of valuable articles which arrived top late for the Bazaar held on ...
THE TREATMENT OF WOUNDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
THE TREATMENT OF WOUNDS. Modern surgery has made remarkable advances in various directions, but in none is the improve ment more marked than in the application of means to assist the repair of tissues which have been damaged by accident. Broken bones and dislocated joints are now adjusted with compara tive ease, and are kept in position by ihe aid of mechanism which permits as much comfort,as can reasonably be expected under the circum stances. Independently of the improved means of ad justing and securing displaced parts, the general methods of treatment have undergone a change for the better. The surgeon does not now tax his ingeuity to devise remedies to assist the pro cess of repair, so long as the injured structures remain free from disease. It is, in fact, recog nised, as a maxim in surgery, that the union of divided tissues aud the development of new structures arc health}' functions, and not to be stimulated into a condition of excessive activity without detriment to their i...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
THE 'ETTREOWA NEWS' IS published at the Office, Marsden-sti-eet, every SATURDAY morning, at 6 o'clock; in time for the Mails. Three Months in advance ? ? 5s. ,, if booked ? ? 6s. Single copies ? ' ? 6d. TERMS FOR ADVERTISING : lor the first inch of space ? 8s. Every subsequent iuch of the same advertisement ? Is. 6d. A reduction of 25 per ceu't. ?will be made on all advertisements inserted for three months ; and of 10 per cent. if inserted for one month. 'Where the advertisement is limited, the number of insertions should be written across the face of the writing. BILLET- WOOD ! BILLET- WOOD ! Tenders are invited for the Supply OF AT P. H. SCOTT'S UNION STEAM FLOUR MILLS, BTJBROWA. THE -. COURT-HOUSE -HGV&Ly BUEEOf A. BENJAMIN LONG HAS ALWAYS ON HAND ALL KINDS OF THE BEST OP LIQUORS, AT MAJiKET PKICES. CIVILITY AND ATTENTION TO ALL WHO MAY CALL. Cut Hay and Corn always on hand. THE HIGHEST PBICE GIVEN FOE FOBAGE. BROCK & BROUGHTON, StocJc Sf Station Agents, AND AUCTI...
POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLS. ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 16 October 1875
FOST-OJTSTOE TXME-TABLB. AEEI TAG AND DESPATCff'OF MAILS. Arrivals. From Ydss & Tangmangaroo : On Tuesday, Wed nesday, Thursday, and Saturday, at 4 p.m. From Young and Marengo : On Monday, Wednes day, and Friday, at 7-30 a.m. From Dalton and Eye Park : On Saturday, at 6 p.m. From Reid's Flat, via Frogmore : On Monday, at 6 p.m. Depaetdees. For Yass and Tangmangaroo : On Sunday, Mon day, Wednesday, and Friday, at 8 a.m. For Young & Marengo : On Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday, at 4-20 p.m. For Eye Park and Dalton : On Friday, at 7 a.m. For Reid's Flat, via Frogmore : On Sunday, at 6 a.m. Money-orders issued daily, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. On Sunday the Office will be open between the hours of 1 p.m. and 2 p.m., for delivery only.