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SUICIDE AT FITZROY [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
;SUICIDE AT FITZRO?s On Saturday morning ayonng married mran 'damed George Webber, carrying sim bnsines sas a hairdresser in Brunswick-street, Fitzroy, cut his throat with a razor, and died whilst behig conveyed to the Melbourne Hlospital. In the forenoon Dr. Yonl held an inquest on the body, when the following evidence was adduced: easanaIs Webber, widow of the deceased, dbposed,--My husband was "2 r-ears of og'. eo lihas loft tno family. In last Scptemnber he botight a bdsifess from' n man, and slibse quently 'found that the things he hlad pur chased had not been paid for. At this ihe was greatly harassed and annoyed, and cum isenced drinking. He has been scarcely sober since. I tried all in my powerto atop him, and went to the hotels and begged thlat le -lidtlld be supplied with no more drink. Ho gotllqnor, h'owever, in spite of me. Aiouit a month ago I got Dr. Fisher to see hium. That gentleman said that deceased was in tl:e irsnt stage of sfellrino tremens, and that he should n...
SERIOUS FIRE EXPLOSION AT [?] —explosion occurred at [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
SERIOUS FIRE T WOo.. SION AT IN'" -ctpixlnstn 6ecurred at A gre?t flre.,Jv; 1l OI mtO:u (tr IIt 4 •nnlewol ool.l" h i,.,s e .rill i,1 t iU ' ,lmr'it's ot'clocka pimitd ?lintlitly mtui fterward'? t gene?tnln, ,lnn of unpuihder tunick pilni, ;.r..iingthr,,.h Ihe romf of Ihe shop, and blowing the dl.hir. and emllleOr ill all diree (ions, 'T'he I- lprt mtf LtIh etiiitmlllo Wilo ..limmdrs Itnhlots- . fi ll-ilm. E jve Ill-' i dhs-t il. 'I'he whiidmllmwm? vere blown Ilt )of tihe Ito1Vil Ilotel, i'oltln IMlo tl, \nmro w' ut ttioIl goInmn, thine loroiili-clh mmhb, rs ali] Ile Blnk pl Vitrturin. All the buihlicngs o ihe toikfn ?libok mtc from ln Iearthquake. Several 6ixphlniolid irerrb.d dlltrill tile tlrmereik of ille fir,. At Clifolitn'm ]miItl tile eeimgdI thlindoi t and -ltlos wire blilrli omit, Inll tihe t(ils ll\ ?.mnstt. c tf tihe ierli6niruihmr. Mlr. Cnettoll's wife enl .lrc. 'illlliulltm swere Iirpwtill tOhe g1ao eifd, mit forluimi(ely utfrered IltO' illw e?,? fuom time stho.k. The i...
SHIPPING. PORT OF PORTLAND. ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
' I1PPING. POUT1 O r'OL'rLAND. .ArRDI t. December = .Tnli. rrrry, al n$ttr,.J5o taons Copt. J. INcrcsun. ' linr Mtlltuirt e, tin WVroatnrbogl no. lilla,. S,,luon-Nlr anu 2frs T at Is., Z.lt~o.Iaitolard lIft., lF. l~illino-, Cornltsh, ital l ',".h,! h ., l,..di nt I;, Rnbote, .I'flpltlOI7, U,,wron,, tin..r Ailamwa, Goo.adll, tlitrt, lndd, '1 turfy. Benlllnll, flumes, Fraser, W,.,rn~t, Metsrs It. T.,rr, It. B3. Shear Ittrt,, Poro. W. sa"ut, Sta~tlttwct, Ii. I. L. Ertlo.. 11, It. Ulb n.acr, Nc. !. .1 C. Frt'eota.t, floorgo ileery. .nt~ksooo... It. l(.tl~eth, 1C, C. Uilcrkcr, hll!ulcrr Papllb, J.JnuksunCeo tel· 8tuttll, ws, Liln,-nl '1"ul'Il!tag, amt 556 in tlu stetrnpe.-1\'. P. A',luetaul, anent. 1)ec. (lb.-Sý ipiul lr, Iqu"., tielflSt, * xtunttl. - 1 Prr iLlbrn ra olulrr fur ?.Ilbonrnto,-455 1-ales itilt, 2 st..t'I, do I lal tdnlorlrklto, W; 1'. SNlFyllI. 29? Ilkt wnool, b do Ot'lntkltit. Cr.aklcr So2irtt tl40 C1.. 4 bats thoepaslaln, I lng wtpi ,I pDl.etlltttr t tatt I pil,, Q.Lutolc...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
SPEOIAL ADVERTISEEINTS. T. KEILLER & CO. PERCY 8TREEr, JAE in Stock a largo asnortment of H A lcor I ~Xcrchandis, inoluding--, Croceries, Oilren's Stores. WINES & SPIRITS, S RONMOUNQERYY EARTHENWARE. BUILDING MATERIAtLS c.. Which they are offering at greatly reduced prices under the same liberal termna that have hitherto gained for them so much support. Special Inducements will be given to Cash Purchasers from town and country of parcels of £5 value or over, they having fixed their prices to meet such cases at the loweat possible rate. '?; A' Trial is Solicited. a:W NOVELTY :.. 1000 Useful and Ornamental Articles for Sale at ' ONE SHILLING. EACH. These must be soon to be appreciated, as it seems hardly possible they can be sold for the money. - 'Fresh additions made daily. ST. K. & Co. continue to purchase for Cash Wool'.Tallow. ESkins, aidess arki, Whoeat, deo. and it would profit all to give them a call before dispuoing of produce elsewhere. ADVANCES made o...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
Borough of .(Portland. ORDINARY GENERAL RATJ. FOR 1877. N? IT'ICE i hereby given that ot the next regular tneetilit on tile 811 dflay of Janualllry, instanlt, the Connelll of theu Iorougli of Portlatl will proceed in termsn of the " Ioeat Governmlent Act " to mike atn ORDINAItY GEINEItAL RA'T'IO of ONI, SIIILLING In the, , levothle on all the Itatetrblo Property within the Borough. A statement of the proposed rate Is open for Iunpeetion at the Town 1,11a by all persons nteresated. Bly order, EDlWIN ATKINSON, Town Clerk. To' lwu Hall, l'ortland, 2ld Janinary, 1877. BRAZJAN PEBBLES foat Draslltan Pebble SDootaclos. T. GAUNT, Optic.that, 1 IlI.rerke derle east, cornter of Ilyal A\ reth,. ?T' I t nlu lle il intll it rlin t tlhn thati re . a ucivedl tS tl0 ll) ai, HII.VI,.R 11IC ALS t tito Ehtht?tlatll i I.hi .'l , pll Stecid l lvcr Medtnl Exllhiaht 'n IBfA, Iu,lrl Illou.h lnt Telescopel, Ili, il. ('11|c1, . re TEMIPERANCE BOARDING 'a HOUSE. SEJ H. 01OEA1L ELED GAWLER STREET. TERMS MODER...
THE YEAR. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
7 IRWEAR. car Prlland was Usherer InI nary0"'8 Of chturch bells the I -. : n tho mueaf of hr. ( "AjIflk'd. Some hnedred o rm PdEe paraded the wdarh ai4 Tae out, mut 1!1o. nois r *110m agc Wit~ 3)9 Mts rkolld ' poriW, -.~Lrr rolt4. priscl'1Nta, sad het wit the booar oft cc !r $mrns has it, the illtru4 forQ tho p-as .bOtt t by those who a 'reel. tO~lh ftinone ** Ju~lia I'crcy thle 0 60me of tho occoslon .g 4i 1 ' o f ireo , from bhh ur sel at .i *Mw ite dyrserred "a rIoae baI kay y banrlrfchar. aod tore" and 'rperson suffclentiy flpuf to oellrMe or Vehlcle went gieUtri to Itrd or to the 03e0 at Ry hIne morning tie wswth kede but a the day adveg tie ATt and the teeth0. ýý (h ·. .
MELBOURNE. Friday, Dec. 29th 1876. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
MELBOURNE. SFROM OUOR OWN CORIEBSPONDENT. Friday. Dec., 20th 1870. The magnifiaeut weather to-day tempted owds to visit the Melbourne Cricket ound to. admiro the now grand ataa~ l obtain data on which to base their peculation on the rival teaim. Afte~ to large score made by the Victorias I esterday, the betting, which had lieen * oint lgainli them, became aboot level. nd as a ral1 it wai Victoria for clhoo4, nd wlnhei the last wicket of tile Englill earn full, and it was seen0 they wore in a linority of tfly live, lthe colonial youag )loods booetm jubiliatt, and money was awid on with lpirit. Thel bookimakelrs wr proseit lo grtat force il the atrniid resolerv and Ihoir elmberant inanifcstation abd offer to ly llhilty to twonty on Viutorit whien the Hevunllt wicket of tihe English teno nlid fl!uin showed that a sport whiol lies hitherto been preserved from lihe lambs ini elementwns fhilling iinderitas itlfluee As abtl is tihe Viotornills wnet to the wicktis betting rapidly lulled, al...
HARROW, JANUE HARROW RACES. MAIDEN PLATE. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
( IMIAMROW, JAN#b ,( ::" . r ,. llAnLo\V. Alig,. S, 0o AAfarN IP1TK. Mlountin .Minl . ,-... " lnrchioiies l .. . W il by ... ... ... , Dilyl &)uni ... ... of 'lipsy ke her logR II Ibd i, dostuloyed. i i, " SrunticsMAN a .'ylB . h ,Nl Mlla clilol ... ; ... ... -, .; I S IIUIII. IiAOK C ''*' l I'NAra K, , Al i /',,p .q..ii.ti .. ' . . , i i l" q-inllliol. " I / UIBTI1CT PLATE. . Nal l d .. ... ... .. VD ,i ... ... . .. ... .. M~I lIINN tlIlATI IN. Strnoe- rB I ... ... ..
Explanation. (To the Editor of the Portland Guardian.) [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
EpDJanatlon. o the Editor of the Portland Guardian.) to,-Ili your report of the Portland Shin loug it is stated that I handed in i letter' ifying to omy abllities, &c., whllereas i ?rd bo, I handed in a certificate from the d of the Departmeou in India ,tating that Ai passed my examination there, and hlid tral years expcrlenc on various works. o20 years since I passed now. Yours faithfully, W. SveuaRT, C.E., Superintendenlt of Works. "
CORRESPONDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
CORRESPONDENCE. ' admltting tlce greatest litenray froodrnn to to. odeotnt, oar culumus will b. open only to . wtoomnnui tlnon. no shal ho clooly writtoa tjooatoly oopresoe, .na of local or goners wrnet; In no Viso holding oursolveo rsponsiible :/Many oplnioalotht may c conveyed tbhrole.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
warruunmaool t @= warratle Comp y ~dmitfd, . T * LEAVE NELD E Pi r W , be t, an orten r O* ' a1 o t, AOll e ( Ia er t louor r i). . F E S, Iloo5 L. fot1 6 0 Iesunr' 12 o0 ore n 010 0 , 0 15 o itelr years, nlt fares. Ste aS ble wfr One Montb. I el re.ctfull requested t. bt rit a lsoffe, and shipper to ma O ion forpace. o to cor,(ey passenger free No |,o for Pasungers' inggag, n it cargo: No ?alns tte Company will bU enter nle Ma within three (.? d a e 's rri l. rar t rent raths. :Anderson, ,. lgent,. , hippers x . txworodr Steam d on the ?rth ns citiort oh . S. OTIVA.Y. ALEX. S WOOD, Acing-Secrelary. 1 tnuber, 1870. FAND_ T ARIRAT.. AES len' Mac's Hotel, Pand,daily, uualaysexcepted, ,, prunning vi Heywood, Condah, 0c, and tams it. urcactl e lac Cobb and Co. titon, deily, undlay and Monday " to, 10 a.nt., 8i day at 5 p.m. j 'iBAND TO CASTERTON. ýO1ES le a Mac's lHotel, rtland, eve Monday, Wed. ida3d Friday, at nm., runtring ri mwd Ilotspur, JI by, .'erino, and ýd fr 'tliet Coaches lea...
COMMERCIAL. PORTLAND MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
.l:t.,dia. Oflice, 2od January, 1877. (tfI11 qlotattionos - \VuIIOLEsAL. PeRIES. Flour £1 Sloest, 4a 9d to Os per bnehel Opts; Is 3 3 to 3s 6d do S:Barley,: 3 ?d. l ran,-ls 3d. Spollart, Is 6 ddo Butter sl 2d to Is 3d lb Eggs lOd dc '" Si(eese. (Colonial 9d to 10d per lb, R.'T41L PIOEsr. Felor, 28s per bag cash, .larl sy, 4 . per bushel Wheat, sa do' Oste,'4s to 4s et,. do Bran, Is 04 t . e d Vollardt Is ? to Is 9d do Butter la 44 to Is ; 11t, Iread 71 per 41b loaf ' limnosa lBark, 43 IQs per ton Richmond llenty, on Saturday, Decomber 130, reports saies as folluws; - Cross-bred fleece wool, greasy, at 8,i per Ibl lambs', do, Sd perlb supecrior, S8d lbt pierce, 6d per Ib; locks, 4d per. lbi; sbeelpeklns, altionl, fromn 41d to ald per Ibi eltt, to 6d each;l Iides, wet mslted;3d per lb; tallow, lIferlor, £26 per ton; agneeles at satisfactory priclts. .Melboqrne Crn Produce and l'rorielon stsrket.--o eceabeor a0, 1870,--V, Lawrance on SBnturdsy,reports that Is the grais trade, like almo...
LETTER FROM PHILADELPHIA. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
LETTER FROM PHIILADEL. PI[I A. nd no We. Strlney Mal, lhave received for pub. is licanion th, followinar letter from Mir. to Augustus Morris. having reference to the ito t:,in of the ERxhibition, and to various r other interettng lllijeeta : re Pllillbdelphila, 0th October, 1876. to. Sir,-I have thlia honour to report that the , Centenninl Exhllition, as it draws to a close, is nttractiui increasinz numbhera of vilitors; t. and that the great' displany of American re machinery nl nlanufacturers has given ano Ir immense impulse to trade with other t countries. 11 The manufacturers of Enlland will, I " fear, have in tile manufacturers of tills den country more Perinlos rivals In their trade in I- f'riten markets thnn they thave as yet y realized. It is not no mteit the low price of the n article, althougll h tht in comntittio n is a Sntraslernltin, ns Its utility whlile is givitng, II i a speeial degrer, the Amlerican Iron and is steel trade tin t Itrnetinns. Tihe superiority in much ...
HEYWOOD RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
S HEYWOOD RACES. S!The lHeywood anunal races came oft yes. terday, anJ, ans fr as attendance wals con cerhmld, were a decided success. Portland supplylng by far the largest por lion of those present tile ladies showitng out lin great numbers. The weather was all that could be.desired, and the racing very fair, although it (a pity thant such stakes as the IliHdicap should he.reduced .to it matteh betwren two horbes. and the sitneo horses for both races. The Steeplechase was Ia walk over for selector, uchll to the diesgut of iearly every one on the course, as people alwLyr l..ok forward to the Heywood LSeeplechase as it llsaVariably very excitinlg. A batll was held in the Miechanics' Institult in the evening, and, as far as we cnn learn, passed off very plessnnlly. The following is the result of the racing: ,At?re I'IAT of £1i-1) nllles. Mir. Jnrrett's b g Paddy the Larrikin, a,.ged, list. 51h,.. Ltr, J. la verty' br g Orphan Bcy, Saged, litt. 61b. .... ... 2 . . I. lrr' tr g ILarrlki...
THE PL VULCAN. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
I IL: '&lt;VULCAf. / ., ', ournrbaO: r 7, ' N h lloleka kttentlon bas bM ed sift pl?net which, I ~gr5 ;Ile TFltor, Lescrbaut, w oled,1 koryeanone :,: * rae d cf Seemed about to. take r pce ohomle5l myths. ffy th ridgs s, tho, sltellte o/ e o I no6i of our earth, .(see Ib 1et l)use, but usually i p sconcealed by Lthea desbjecls which had ida pp~~ ecure position, ils Ii9se rune, and the tour iewa. a , which Sir W. ises do ol erel, hare ', o fd from our text. bpeof re they hbad long ysee: efe expression ofl ee or 0 ouIrselves, who the Unnloi sle|l ssrsleeel' care and StIhorecan be now o qustiO" teillftcs no more uas' then eso loft. reflector St rc seemed to show rouad nr! tio natelljle of Yma rho ppoMib planeth h"-ansy 0 faith was onea 01e t Feefeeck the it the oie of his &lt; Illu stusn rl ,. Il does no: apar ~ I reply IhsI hi doubted t bhat ssleooomfe hassalo lurostzh does fi ty," lie u14 bapeinse io ia?hoig b e notith nnmec. 1. of V n ino tIhe islellif t o b e r . y ...
TABLE TALK. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 2 January 1877
4- TALK. e' e I the Xonif?.t of the it C ,uhlisehd ij the lasct 3ye J ll No... 7 w ire, wt igint g eO OC IV. ShIrill, was aci- dot [drs. Annie Roe'oldls, ~iaoests her friouds and So " to undlerstond tlhat she thi ,1f the Anniet Reynolds Ihog a'police repeot in the last meo. i.1rn, I. is h Toy, formerly of of Poithid, dloirea to, 3Col r Guardian, that he is the i stat ýt5 referene is made in a ChiI snot to be trusted by ltie %as he has hitherto main BEs :ter of a haid working tat tV is prepared to leave his r as aompo?ed to his ' on investigation of any twro noo rIle challenges hil Coloreine ho prove any dishonesty and ass iow, if the opportunity is p O e olleal tiolos re not true. ntOnGenes Bor's Fusu." of the following letter, and We r g and forward any sums will * itable are disposed to th*i tts distre.eing cee.-" Glen pecember, 1870.--Tl Editor trd Guardian.-Sir,-1 acm the Committee of MaHnage Sai list, ano respeattUy ek I te in enlisting ties praetial i theI public ou behlalof r...
POETRY. OUR MINISTER'S SERMON. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 5 January 1877
POETRY. OUR i'MIISTER's SERMON. The minister suhl:lase hight, says he : Don't be afraid of givin'; If your liifJ)J'L tworth nlothing to other folks, WAnd W.Jrwtns heu 40el mliii' "? And thath'ýwhkt 'tI ay ?tomy wife, ayi yt, Thiierh'Brrown, tihe miserable sinner, IIe'd soone' beggar wbuld starve than givo A cent towards buying'his dinner. 1 ieolhddu ot½i minister ia prime. lie is; BiUltJIonuld't qnitd determine, ' WhbOIb:hNardhia-gsvinv.'it right and left, Just: who was hlt by his sermon. Of ?oUlnre there oquldn't i;o opmistake Wheophe t4lked of long-wihded prayin', FoerPePerlas d. olin?on, they sat und acowlec At every wohe" iWas seayin'.' And the minl clter t wwcint on to saoy, "There's various kinds of eheatin', And religion's adsgood for every day As it Is to bring to nicetin'. I doni't think much of the man that gives The loud aimens at my prcnehin', And spends his time the foilowin' week It' ehetin' and over-renchin'." I gesa tlhat dose was.blitter enough For a man like Jones ...
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR THE PUBLIC. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 5 January 1877
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION POR TU..PUBLIO. . The mall for Dartmor sad Dri?kDr'Ik leaven Ieywoodd a' m os Wedtlneday' bInl''i -sturday, wad arrivesn H eywood oo Tuelday and Friday in time t mtlitMhe fortla?dL m ail. ,u 1 1.. . '..,. Letters should,be postlf ,or ~tis pl~ e., in Portland, ono Tuesdays at. 7.60 p.m. dd Eriday at .30 p.m:. " t :ni' r., u .c A uall is ow. carrl dbetween LoweL Cap Brldreweter and Moua,(Mo nt IRtt)b ). by tie remidents;, prmbblpy oeel 'ei 'L :''o arrival ind. departnurftno = Portleid mlt 1 ,I Tie Batlll Iline of I mal: leaves Lotleld at 7 an,m. n Tusday sad inataridajlniltcid ol S n,. em brelOe, erlavlnat. IAuDi3t'01 d' " p.Mn. Tl'he return' mll ,leaveAs BolleYt'tih am.. arriving at Portland ai 8 ti.i.' " Nl,.-.The nilgt deUliry of' Melbourdie ald rlsmllton malt will take placei aebthe poret-ollea window dlly at 7.30 p.m.; exoept Mounday, no I?allerrltin that day at Printed and publmhed by tepr:( wpr .. . til'iNi/ u iuael. ,: