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A HOSTESS' GRUMBLE. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 5 July 1882
and Mrs Marchand request the pleasure of Mr and &lt;Mrs Jones' company to * dinner ori Weotne'edny evening, the 6 th instant, .. at balfipagt 7 o'clock." ; ... : ""SOIIIOQUY. ! | • " Bother all thbse dinners 1 [to Wish we'd ne'er afriend, - • ..'•»=■ ; i •: '-If they need such feasting— ' ' ; . . Entrees-without end! Soup .and meat'and pasties, - ' . Pish and flesh and fowl; Cools and waiters worrying, Husband all a-growl. . " EuBhing to the city, ! Wasting time and brain, Spending for -mere eating What men hardly gain. Ju8t o'er fashion's trifles . Fretting life's best hours. Half thethings.forgotten None to do the flowers! ^'Dressed up in piy velvet— ' There, don't touch my gown !'— Children cry for pett ing— * No you must go down*!— 1 Four wee bairnies sobbing— ' . 'Can't caress you now !'— Some, of coarse,' are ailing— Oh, the fuss and row! " Who'll take who to dinner ? ; " Utter puzzle here! j Who's the veriest big-wig ? Who to who'll sit near. Smiths and Marks hare qua...
DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTIONS GREEN'S PLAINS. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 5 July 1882
-DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTIONS GREEN'S PLAINS. The following is the result of the voting, which took place on Monday, July 8,1882 :— Tait, Thomas ... ... .2? Allen, Peter ... ... 24 Belling, William Ludwig ... 17 Allen, Arthur ... ... 16 Beid, John, 14 Qood&ll, Andrew ... ... 9 A^iss, Walter ... ... '6. ^MtjlteFranciB ... ... ■?' Bufisonsohnt, Albert ... 4 Skip worth, Daniel 4 Train, James ... ... 1 There were 42 ratepayers who exercised their privilege, returning Mean* Tait, Peter Allen, Arthur Allen and Wflliwn Xmdwig Belling as members of the Opnncil. For Auditors—Messrs James HemyHosiing and James Train were duly elected as Auditors, with 25 and Vj voteg respectively. Other candidates receWed the following votes *•=• John Beid, 4 ; George Bell, 10 j and Francis Miite 8. " V' Mr Cr Thomas Dayman acted as Betnrning Officer. ' A3? KULPABA .. Very little interest was exhibited in the election only 24 electors having taken the trouble to go to the Poll. Mr Or . John |£cDonald wa...
ADELAIDE TELEGEAMS. Tuesday July, 4. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 5 July 1882
ADELAIDE TELEGEAMS. Tuesday.-July.' 4. A a an named Patrick Norton, while v~&fring a reaping machine along the main street in the Township of Quorn, this morning, fell in front of it, and was dragged under the machine. The poor man suffered frightfully from a scalp wound. Mr Burnett, the teetotal lecturer, has returned to the Citj, from the District of Clarendon. Daring the past fire month? oyer 3000 persons have voluntarily signed the pledge, that being the resnlt of his own efforts, j Hay tread was broaght up at the Police Court this morning, charged with' salting j the crushing from the -Victor- George Gold Mine, found guilty and committed for trial. He was allowed bail, himself in £500, and two others in £250 each. The annual meeting of the Horticultnral Florieuitural Society was held to- j day. The Prize List was settled, and the" officers for the coming year .were elected —namely, for President, Dr Schombargh. Midnight. In the House of Assembly to-day ■ Mr i W. H. Besg...
MEETING OF FARMERS AT KADINA. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 5 July 1882
MEETING OF FARMERS AT EADEffA. A meeting of farmers interested in the formation of a Farmers' Association, convened by advertisement find otherwise, was held in the Oddfellows' Hall, Kadina, on Saturday afternoon, July 1, 1882. There was a good attendanoe. Mr E. M'Eatire was duly voted to the Chair. The Chaiehan having expressed his regret at the absence of one or two of the promotersof that meeting, siid it was convened to eoneider the desirability or otherwise, of the farmers around Eadina forming themselves luto a Aoocfliution. ~S8 doing so farmers could look after their interest better in a body, than individually, —individually they had very little power, bat collectively they were a power in the State, By uniting there were many things that they could attend to. The^ was one thing they , could attend to—that was, returning good men to represent them. It was very important that they should have thoroughly inde pendent gentlemen as their representatives in • Parliament. They cer...
The Wallaroo Times. WALLABOO. WEDNESDAY, JULY 5, 1882. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 5 July 1882
Cfet ^HaUatoo 3Kmes. WALLABOO. WEDNESDAY, JULY 5, 1882. Sous of oar northern and north-eastern •on temporaries with good reasonvcomplain of the manner in 'which they have been slighted by the Electoral Districts' Commission which has recently concluded its work. It is difficult to understand the rale by whieh this and similar Coznmis tioni hare been guided in tbe selection; of evidence; but still there is one fact which ought to comfort tbose who have not been Electoral Districts' Commission has taken no notice-of the evidence of the persons who were summoned before them. —It Is a puzzle to know why two witnessed 'were selected from Yorke'j Peninsula, when thereare bo many other parts of the colony suffering in a similar manner, that was ignored. Bat still, .the division of this district is exactly what it would have been had.the Commission cot called local evidence. ~ If a certain division was advocated for a. gives reason, it was at once shown by the Commissioners tbat snob a basi...
KADINA CORPORATION. MONDAY, July 3,1882. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 5 July 1882
KADINA COEPQSATIOK". . Monday, July 3,1882. (Present—His Warship the'Mayor (J. J. Christmas, Esq.,J.P.) end Crs.Brown, _ Bleakley,': tJNTobeg, >; Johnston and -the Town Oierk. • ; . :Tbe minutes of tho previous meeting were read and confirmed. Ma yob's Bepobt. •The Mayor reportedhaving given per— ■mission to a contractor to have the loan of theroad roller at the rate of five shillings: per day, /and also that any breakages that might occur be repaired by t ■- - --T-y-■ - - ; i Ovbeseee's Report, jThis report was ^read as "follows:—I hareiibe honour to report the daymen have bQen employed,-a^ under, since last Coun*il meeting. Forming No 6 lane, forming footpaths-Brown Street, cleaning private yard (Mr Christmas) jalso sundry small\ repairs. I. beg-, to -recommend a small supply ot .4 inch pipes be procured for drainage ^purposes,: also 50 mallee rails for fence repairs. Davey anticipates commencing to lay metal during this week. Fitzgerald expects'to complete Ins contract -for fo...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 8 July 1882
TO SB BET,: ; . 4 ' DWELLING HOUSE of 6 rogme . with CelUr and Pantrv, Outbuildings, or thereabouts, of laud" attached, being die late residence of Mr Joseph Nottle. For particulars apply/to • : W.' JBANCIS, Wallaroo. Or, J. NOTTLE, Kadina. splendid opening. ri O BE LET.imiiiediatepossesaion civen^ 1' tbtLwe of the WOMBAT HOTEL, E A VINA* for 5 or seven years. Apply to C. BARNETT, • Proprietor f Or to W. XNAPMAN. „ Port Adelaide Brewery. clinton district gouncil. 7^ otice is hebeby GIVEN, That 11 persons Cutting Drains across roads, are requested to slope all sides off to prevent acceidents or inoonvence to traffic. . By order. J. WILLS HIRE, &lt;Jlerk. gbeen's plains msteict. council. Notice is hereby given, that ALL BATES now man-ears, mast bp paid at onee, or otherwise arranged for. By order; J1S« WiLiLSMiEE i.. Clerk. PAINTING, PAPERHANGING, &c. WWABD begs to inform -the public of • Kadina and the ' neighbourhood, (hat he is prepared to do all sorte of Work -in S...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 8 July 1882
WAITED,.a GROCER'S ASSISTANT. Good Wages for a Good hand. Apply to T. H. HALL, Kudina. ROLLING DOWN. WANTED light scrub rolled down, 300 acres, sections 172, 84, and 97 hundred of Tickera. State, price per acre, quantity and section; also section 11, 307 acres. S. SMALL. ' Maitland. WAH®£D 4 JHASON8, Wages lis per day. Apply to W. HANCOCK, Builder, Kadina. WANTED A SOBER STEADY YOUNG-MAN as Ostler. Apply JAMES HALL. Miners' Arms, Kadina. 1 WANTED at the KURILLA MINE ' FIFTY (50) TONS LOGS not lees ! than 6 inches thick at small end. THOS. ANTHONY & SON, Superintendents. WALLAROO INSTITUTS THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of SUBSCRIBERS to the above Institute wiil.be held in the READING- ROOM on WEDNESDAY, July 12, 1882, at half past seven o'clock p.m. - Bushtess— To Receive the half-yearly balance-sheet, and to elect a President, vice-President, Secretary, Auditors, rid four members of Committee, in place of Messrs Tom Ward, J. Hawkes, J. Beaton, and D. Bews. Mr Bews is eligible f...
WOMEN'S WAISTS. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 8 July 1882
WOMEN'S WAISTS. Mrs Havreia has written a letter in defence of small waists. She says i—" The long and the short of it is, a small waist is only pretty, when it is natural; for ,it is then, and only then, architecturally in proportion. . A wide, oyerhangiug penthouse bust and a pinched waist are excessively ugly —and nnwholesome too—because unnatural. The trunk roust be of the right breadth for the branches, i.e., the shoulders. Given that the width of the shoulders measured outside the arms, across the back, equals 15, the width of the waist ought not to be less than 7~k- Or say the circumference of the shoulders be 38 inches the circumference of the waist should not be less than 21 inches. If 48 inches round the bust, the waist should not be less than 28 inches. Lastly, as to safe pressure. A waist which is naturally only 22 inches may be enclosed in stays of 20 inches without danger or discomfort; indeed, Jt would be difficult to feel any support with a looser corset. In such a c...
DISTRICT COUNCIL ELECTION. CLINTON. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 8 July 1882
i DISTBICT COUUOJT, ELECTION. 1 CMNTON. The election for Councillors -and Audit ops did>,npt create a great deal of interest!; bat there were thirty ' "who came forward and voted as follows for Councillors J. Patterson... ... ... 20 JT. Barton - ... 12 W. Walker - ... 9 Z- Williams ... - ... ... 8 S» Cottreil ... ... ... 7 Gt. "Henderson ... ... 7 Si. Harrison ... ... . 4 J. Morris ... ... ... 0 The three first mentioned were declared duly elected, for a term of one jear. JTor Auditors —Messrs J. Styles and M. Leonard were both duly elected. The former getting 13 rotes, while the latter had 15. The others were S. Beeves, 14; J. Polkinghorne, 11 j and W. O. Davis, 2. Mr Edward Sawyers was Returning Officer
ADELAIDE TELEGRAMS. Friday 8. p.m. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 8 July 1882
ADELAIDE TELE GIL AMS. Friday 8. p.m. In reply to a deputation asking for the construction of a railway from Gawler or Roseworthy to Tanunda and Angston, the Commissioner of Public Works said he-could not hold oat much hope of the request being complied with at present. The'Marine Board has sent the tug *'Yatala" »n$search|of the missing boat's crtwin Spencer's Gulf. The following are the names of the men missing, David Hunter, married, having eight children A. J. Muller, married ; J. R. Hopkins, married, with a family; R. Sanson, married, three children ; James Malone,-married, one child. The American barque Elmiranda, -which passed .Gape Border on Thursday, with her flag half mast, has arrived and reports ail well. The eignal was for a I The Colonel-Commandment of the Volunteers has issued various orders ensuring greater efficiency 4n the local forces, in view of the disturbed state of affairs in Europe. The sale of ammunition has been stopped for the present. The Annual speech da...
WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — Wallaroo Times — 8 July 1882
WEATHER. , Wednesday July £—Wind, N.W., light, fine, Bar. 39-00. Thursday, July 6—Wind, variable, light. Bar. 29-85. Friday. July 7—Wind. N.W., moderate, fine, Bar. 29-i-S. 11 »wanaaBn