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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
BEWARE OF BASE IMITATIONS OF KIIiEY BEOS' ORIBIMl £5 BULK. PERSONS in the interior are cautioned against sending iheir money to some advi irtising ehops, where they will only receive ru bisb. in r«tw,^fter long delay. Messrs. BILEY BROTHERS have sent - way 2235 bales ; during the post twelve months, and have received ? . ' upwards of ?? 1000 LETTERS,! thanking them for sending really good articles, with the greatest promptitude, i .»» -S5. J^a On receipt of the above amount, we will !at once Bend per Mail, reaching any town in the 'Colony within six days of receipt of order, the following goods, packed eecureiy in waterproof andcAnvas. WINTER FIVE POUND BALE. One pair super Witney Blankets, for largo bed. One white Mareella Quilt, for large bed. Ten yards best unbleached Sheeting, full '.I yards wide. Twenty yards best unbleached Calico, fc ill yard wide. Twelve yards beet Cotton Ticking. Ten yards fine or heavy Welsh Flannel. Twenty yards dark strong Tweed for dree« :es. Six yards ...
POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
POST-OSfllOE TIME-TABLE. ABBI VAf, A.TSB DESPATCH OF MAILS. From Ya«8 & Tangmangaroo : On Tuesday, Wed-. . , ineso^y,.mu«Saay/|ajdS&irday^at A p.in. ' From Young and Sferengo -? Oil Monday, Wednes day, and Friday, at 7-30 a.m. ;?? s From Daltoh and Eye Park : On Saturday, at 6 ????-.;j.m.',-/ '^' :.'V;-'H' . '??;;:?-: V ' ?'::-?','. ?, TVom Reid's Flat, vtoFrogmore: On Monday, at ? /' 6 p.m. ?'?? '-'TV ? (^'^ ' ,' ''? ' ? Dbpabtdees. For YasB 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 Bye Park and Dalton : On Friday, at 7 a.m. For Reid's Flat, via Frogmore: On Sunday, at ? 6 am j ' 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.
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
The opening of the Eailway to Gunning during the past week should stimulate the inhabitants of this town and neighbourhood to increased exertions to induce the Govern ment to have the road from that township to Burrowa put in good repair. Our readers will observe from the tenor of Mr. Fitz Patrick's letter, which we insert in another column, that there exists somewhere in the official mind a prejudice against this road which is both unjust in itself and injurious to the interests of the district. No township in this part of the colony has been more completely neglected than Bur rowa with respect to expenditure upon its roads. It is true that trifling sums have been annually placed upon the estimates to be thus expended ; but the money lias been I doled out with a niggard hand, and subse- 1 quently, through the gross neglect of the j Government, the vote has frequently lapsed. The Gunning road in particular has suffered from this cause, and up to the present time has been the great b...
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. REUTER'S TELEGRAMS TO AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS LONDON. OCTOBER 29. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. EEOTEE'S TELEGRAMS TO AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS' London. October 29. The money market is easier, and apprehensions of money being dearer are subsiding. The price of wool is unchanged ; there is a re stricted inquiry. Copper is easier ; Chili is quoted at £82, Aus tralian £90 to 92. Transactions in tin are ot an average character. Straits, £85 ; Australian, £82 to £83, in active demand. The corn market is quiet and easy; wheat supplies are abundant Adelaide wheat is neg lected ; prices 55s. to 56s. Octobee 30. The Prince of Wales has embarked from Suez for India. The Duchess of Edinburgh has given birth to a daughter. The St Petersburg Official Gazette distrusts the promises of the Turkish Government as to reform, and declares that the Great Powers must take steps to strengthen confidence, and end the bad condition of the Christians in Turkey. New Schools. — Our readers will remember that the education vote for last session was £180,000 as against £120,000 for ...
EUROPEAN MAIL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
EUROPEAN MAIL NEWS. (From Herald1* Telegram.) The'E. and A. steamer Somerset arrived at Townsville at ll p.m. an Monday. A court-martial held on the collision of the Vanguard and Iron Duke proves that the look-out man of the former was purblind. Dr. Kenealy haB been brought before the Police Court, charged with libeL Marshal Bpzaine is dangerously ill sear Madrid, in xsonsequence of the opening of an old wound. The Ironolad Duke of Edinburgh was success fully launched before 2000 spectators. ? jJfteBniurriscfipn ii l Herzegovina islikely to continue, the insurgents receiving valuable aid fromSclaVonia. %, ' The f forces of the Carlists are reported as , surrendering to the Government anthorities .?idaSlyV''^^; ?:'?? '??'.'???'?'' ?' '.''''? Anew Ministry has been formed in Spain, of which General Jovellar is President ? : The new Indian tariff is causing much criticism. , ??'..; 1 The metropolitan journals doubt Whether it is ? possible .to raise the Vanguard. Obituaey.— Sir P. Curr...
UNCLAIMED LETTERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
UNCLAIMED LETTERS. Letters for the undermentioned persons are now lying at ibis Office : — Wm.XBoaa M.Kett M.-3ummiHB J. Pike Mrs. Margt. Flynn John Ryan Jol»n Gfalyin Daniel Rogers J.,Hathey Mr. Ryan, Rockfield (2) William King, care of John Basket Ryan Mr. Morrison J. Yong. Registered Letters. George Coplin | Patk. Murray. The above letters will remain at this Office until the 10th November, when they will be forwarded to Sydney. D. R. Kenane. Post-office, Burrowa, 31st Oct., 1875.
OPENING OF THE RAILWAY EXTENSION TO GUNNING. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
OPENING OF THE RAILWAY EXTENSION TO GUNNING, ToBshtYwas the day appointed for tbe formal openin ; of the new extension from Goulburn to Gunnisg for goods traffic only ? the line will be open for mail and passenger traffic on tbe 9th in stahkf An excursion train of ten carriages, with 30Dj1» ssengere, lett the Uoulburn station ror Grunni ig on Tuesday, at a quarter past 12, just hi If an hour after the special train of two carriaj es from Sydney, which left tbere at 6*25 a.in., passed, containing the Ministers and other yisitorp. The day was fine, but a high wind interfered with tbe pleasure that had been anti cipated- . a Proceeding from the Goulburn station tbe rail way nine through what bad been a portion of the deanery garden, crosses Sloane-street, and runs out through tbe paddocks in almost a straight line to Thorn's water-hole, at the Mulwarree Ponds, whenbe the line winds round the hill, on the slope of which, is Major Roberts' beautiful residence, and where a water- tank is ...
"Department of Public Works, Sydney. 21st October. 1875. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
' Department of Public Works, Sydney, 21st October. 1875. Sir, — In reply to your letter of the 11th instant, further respecting the road from Gunning to Dalton and Burrowa, I am directed by the Secre tary for Public Works to inform you that the road in question has been noted on tbe schedule as a third-class road ; the present classification is a sixth-class road. — I have the honour to be, sir, your obedient servant, John Rae. M. Fitzpatrick, Esq., M.L.A., 251, George-street, Sydney.' Sale of Leases or Runs. — New leases for five years, commencing from the 1st January, 1876, of the undermentioned Runs of Crown lands will be offered for sale by public auction, at the rooms of Messrs. Richardson and Wrench, auctioneers, Sydney, on Thursday, November 25th, at 11-30 a.ra. : — 11 in the Albert District, 1 in the Clarence District, 4 in the Monaro District, 3 in the Mur rumbidgee District, and 6 in the Lachlan District, viz. : — Bengeralbijong ; estimated area, 12,800 acres ; rent, £20....
AT THE POLICE OFFICE, MURRUMBURRAH, On Wednesday, 8th December. COUNTRY LOTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
AT THE POLICE OFFICE, MURRUMB DRRAH, On Wednesday, 8th December. OODNTHY LOTS. Lot A, portion 177, 50 acres 2 roods, in the county of Harden, parish of Currawong, adjoining the western boundary of J. M. Doyle's conditional purchase of 50 acres, No. 174 Exclusively of a road 1 chain wide. Lot B, portion 313, 51 acres ; Lot C, portion 314, 60 acres ; — both in the county of Harden, parish of Murrimboola, adjacent to the southern boundaries of J. M. Doyle's conditional purchase of 50 acres, No. 174, and portion 177 (lot A of this sale). Upset price, £1 per acre.
CROWN LAND BALES. AT THE POLICE OFFICE, BURROWA , On Wednesday, 8th December. COUNTRY LOTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
OBOWN LAND SALES. AT THE POLIGJE OFFICE, BURROWA, On Wednesday, 8th December. : -?: cotmiBY sjotb. Lot A, portion 36, 40 acreB, in the county of Harden, parish, of Boojcham, on the right bank of Connors' Creek, adjacent to the flouthemtoundary of T. Drummond's 320 acres^and adjoining part of the northern boundary of Water Reserve 285. Exclusively of a road 150 links wide. (Selected by T. Drummond.) : ' ? Lot B, portion 55, 160 acres, in the county of Harden, parish of Cunningham, on the right bank of Jiigiong Creek, and adjoining part of the northern boundary »f ' Water Reserve 389. ('Selected by Tiios. Blate.Y Lot C, portion 97, 58 acres ; Lot D, portion 98, 200 acreB ;— both in the county of Harden, parish of Binalong, on Kuryong Creek, adjacent to the eastern boundary offjno. Morley's conditional purchase of 320 [acres. (Selected by M. Cotter.) Lot E, portion 102, 100 acres, in the county of Harden, parish of Binalong, on the eastern side of the road from Binalong to Boorowa, nea...
THE ROAD FROM GUNNING TO DALTON AND BURROWA [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
THE ROAD FROM GUNNING TO DALTON AND BURROWA The following correspondence has been obligingly forwarded to us (Yobs Courier) by Mr. Fitz patrick, M.P. : — '251, George-street, Sydney. 11th October. 3875. ' Sir, — Your letter of the 5th instant informs me, with reference to the road from Gunning to Dalton and Burrowa, that from a report which had been received from the local officer of the Roads Department, the traffic is not sufficient to Warrant the Government in giving a grantsufficient to macadamise the road throughout, but that the classification of the road will be increased in pro portion to the traffic. While thanking you for the kind, intention expressed, permit me to say that it did not need the report of any officer- to show that the traffic now on tbe road would not of itself warrant such an expenditure as you refer to, because the road never having b'een made, and the country traversed being veiy broken, none but the very lightest passenger traffic can pass over it. But w...
CONDITIONAL PURCHASES. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
CONDITIONAL PURCHASES. A notification in the Gazette states that infor mation having been received to the effect that the conditions as to residence or improvements have not been or are not being fulfilled in respect to the undermentioned Conditional Purchases, the claims of the holders of such purchases have been severally referred to Commissioners for inquiry, pursuant to the Lands Acts Amendment Act of 1875. Due notice will be given, by the respective Commissioners, of the times and places appointed by them for holding such in quiries. Before Whittingdale Johnson, Esq., Commissioner. Thomas Walsh, 50 acres, in the county of Monteagle, parish of Balabala ; selected at Gren fell on 20tJi November, 1873. Patrick Walsh, 50 acres, in the county of Monteagle, parish of Balabala ; selected at Gren fell on 20th November, 1873. Before George CCMalley Clarke, Esq., Commissioner. John Brady, 40 acres, in the county of Harden, parish of Cumbarourra; selected at Burrowa on the 5th March, 1874...
BURROWA COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 30. (Before W. J. E. Wotton, Esq.) Larceny. Regina v. Henry Nowlan. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
BURROWA COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS. Saturday, October 30. (Before W. J. E. Wotton, Esq.) Larceny. Regina v Henry NowJan. Constable Elliott deposed : On Thursday even ing last, I was at a sale in the town when Mr. Wilding came to me and informed me that a dray and four bullocks of his had been taken away by a man named Nowlan, and that he had gone over the bridge ; I told him to come with me, and we overtook the prisoner driving the bullocks along the Young road ; I told him to stop, as Wilding claimed them as his properly ; Wilding handed me a receipt which I now produce ; I then asked prisoner to give up the bullocks to Mr. Wilding ; prisoner refused, saying that the bullocks were his; Mr. Wilding then gave prisoner into my custody for stealing the bullocks and dray ; the prisoner drove the bullocks and dray to the police yard, where I took possession of them ; the bul locks are branded D N, and are in the police yard now ; I then placed the prisoner in the lock-up ; he was not sober ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
WANTED/ A GENERAL FEMALE 8ERVANT. ,/\ Apply' to MRS; BESNARD, Kangiaroo. WANTED, '~ SHEARERS, to Wash and Shear Five Thousand Sheep, at BROUGHTONSWORTH, com mencing at an early date. A. E. MIDDLETON. Wanted, A RESPECTABLE GIRL, as General /V Servant. Apply to MISS CANTWELL, Forest Station, Near Frogmore. THB ' POOR MAN'S DOCTOR. H. C. CLIFFORD, (Late Pupil of J. C. Powell, of ChiswellrStreet, Finsbury, London), /CONTINUES to practice as Surgeon, &c, in ^ Burrowa, where he has resided for the past 13 years, during which period his treatment of the most difficult cases has been attended with unvarying success. Address— Mr. JOHN HAYES' WEST-END HOTEL, Burrowa. CAUTION. I HEREBY notify to PATRICK M'GRATH my intention to institute legal proceed- &nbsp; ings if I find him trespassing or running stock on my land at Lang's Creek, near Burrowa. JOHN NASH. November 4th, 1875. IN THE INSOLVENT ESTATE OF JAMES SHEEKEY, OF BURROWA. \ LL ACCOUNTS due to the above Estate JJL. must ...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 6 November 1875
BIRTHS. ON October 16th, 1875, at Burrowa, MRS. D. STUART, of a DAUGHTER. On October 30th, 1875, at Graham, MRS. E. KERR, of a SON. The Burrowa News SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH, 1875.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 13 November 1875
ffijie §ntTofoa gkfos «%- is puhlisJied at the Office, Manden-ttreet, Burrowa, every Saturday morning, in lime for circulation by the early Mails all over Hue Colony. Terms of Subscription : — When paid in advance for 3 monllis, 5s. ; if hooked, 6s. Single copies, 6d. All accounts are rendered quarterly, and prompt tettlement is requested. For Advertisements the following are the charges :— For tlie first inch or less of space, 3s. ; for every subse quent inch or less of the same advertisement, 1». 6d. A reduction of twenty five per cent, will hi made on all advertisements inserted for three months; and of 10 per cent, if inserted for one month. Bubbowa : — Printed and published by Oeobk Easok, at the Newj' Office, Uanden-itteet.
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 13 November 1875
IMPOUNDINGS. Geenfell.— Impounded at Grenfell, on 28th October, from Inglevale, by J. Newman, Esq. : — Bay entire, star and snip, WWover C near shoulder, 3 years, 14 hands. To be sold on November 18th. Gunning. — Impounded at Gunning, on October 30th, from Stony Creek, by Mr. J. Starr :— ' Bay horse, star, collar-marked, W R near shoul der, R near rump, 10 years, 15J hands. Brown or black mare, star, gE sideways and conjoined off shoulder, gE conjoined off rump, 8 years-, 14 hands. To be sold on November 18th. Gradben Gullen. — Impounded at Grabben Gullen, on October 25th, from Diamond Creek, by Mr. Wm. Withers :— Black or dark brown mare, star, blotched brand before T S near shoulder, A H off shoulder, aged, broken, 15 hands. Dark brown filly foal, like ?- over m near shoulder. Dark chestnut or brown mare, star, blind off eye, I B (writing capitals) over x near shoulder, W over v_/ near thigh, broken, aged, 15 hands. Brown horse foal, unbranded. To be sold on November 18th. Jugioxg...
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 13 November 1875
The Camfoiinian Mail Service.— We (Canter bury Press) cannot srse that the House is bound by action taken directly in the teeth of its authority. For our own part we very much doubt wlietlier Hie (Jaliiornian service is worth main taining at all. The southern part of New Zealand is admirably served by the P. and 0. line, con nection with which must always be kept up ; and for the rest, a subsidized steamer to Sydney would be of more use, at a tithe of cost, than the most elaborately equipped line to San Francisco. How ever, things have gone so far that the colony could hardly break off its engagement with New South Wales without exposing itself to a charge of repudiation. Still the Assembly is not bound to ratify the contract as it stands. The con tractors are ready to abandon the route now laid down, and to subsfitnte the route via Auckland, for which they will reduce their subsidy to £75,000. The expenditure of the other £15,000 then is sheer waste. Why in the world should the col...
EXTRAORDINARY JUMPING. [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 13 November 1875
r ?' EXTBAGRDINA&Y; JUMPING. : The jumping match announced to take place between the celebrated jumpers, James W. Free tnan, of Chicago, and1 Robert H. -Ryan, of New VnrkeilrcwfiR derided. At.Hfilihkfen. Nr.T.on Ilt.h AugiiBt- A large crowd assembled to witness the affair; Tlie contest was looked forward to with eager interest: *rid there were large sums of money invested on the result. On the previous Monday the men. jumped three standing jumps for 200 dollars a-side, when Ryan was victorious, having jumped 36 feet 4f inches. Freeman immediately challenged Ryan to another contest, and a match ?was made: -'The conditions of the contest were for the men to jump one single jump, each to have six trials, for 250 dollars a-side— spring shoes barred. ? As soon as the two contestants came on the ground the betting commenced, Ryan's friends betting 100 dollars to 70 dollars that he would win. Messrs. Creighton and Mitchell were the judges, and Walter M. Maxwell was appointed refere...
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Burrowa News — 13 November 1875
The importance to these districts of any improvement in their staple product, and the acknowledged success of annual exhibitions of superior stock in promoting this object, are a sufficient apology for our following the ex ample of our contemporaries, and offering a few remarks on the late Sheep Show in Yass, and the programme for the coming year issued by the committee. The value of the Australian merino may be said to depend principally upon its excel lent combing qualities. Under the influence of this genial climate and the natural pastur age, the best types of Saxon or Spanish sheep acquire new qualities — their wool increases in length, while it preserves its character and serration. The rapid expansion of the fine worsted trade has also had a reciprocating influence on the sheep in this and the neigh bouring colonies, and while, on the one hand, that trade could not have assumed its present large proportions but for Australian wool, on the other, the superior profit which it h...