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Railton Racing Club. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Railton Racing Clnb. The following weights have been de clared for the Railton races on Wednes day next : — . Hurdle Race. _. . ? ? st lb ' . : st lb Mazeppa ... 10 7 ,.' Snapshot .;. 9 9 Lighthouse... 10 0 Fisherman 0 7 Ladybird ... 9 13 Little Dick 9 0 Railton Handicap. Bt lb . ? st lb Retrenchment 9 0 . Lighthouse 7 12 Ki ... ... 8 12 BessieMoore 7 9 Fisherman ... 8 6 Exile ... 7 6 Britomarto ... 8 5 .Leona .... 6 12 Ladybird ... 8 0 ' District. Porsk. 'st lb r st. lb Fisherman ..: ' 8 . 6 LeitriniLass 7 6 Mazeppa ... 8 4 Waratah... 7 5 Fl* ing Handicap. st lb v st lb Retrenchment 9 2 Ace of Hearts 8 0 Ki ? 9 0 Regitar ...' 7 6 Fisherman ... 8 ' 9 ? Leona' '..; '70 Britomarto ... 8 6 The followingnominations wero also re ceived for Trial Stakes : Ladybird, Ace of Hearts, Kenira, Little Dick, Regitar,. fade Moore, Boraka, The Marquis.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
TABLE CAPE PRODUCE MARKET. Wynyard, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

TABLE CAPE PRODUCE MARKET. - Wvnvardi Saturday. ; The local produce market was. to-day very quiet. The potato quotation was 2/10/ at wharves or delivered next week. Chaff, no sellers. Hay, nominal. Oats, 1/8 new ; old oats also asked for, but none offering. Wheat, 272 to 2/4; bran, 7d; eggs, 9d; bacon, 7d to 8d; butter, 7d to 9d; cocksfoot, 4b to 5s 6d; English, Ss; Italian rye, 8s per bushel. An item which should receive publicity ia the remarkable yield 'obtained* by. Mr Thos. Berechree, of Boat Harbor, his wheat and oats each returning 60 bushels to the acre.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Death at Sea. A LADY PASSENGER FOUND DEAD IN HER CABIN. ON BOARD THE SS PENGUIN. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Death at Sea. A LADY PASSENGER FOUND DEAD IN HER CABIN. ON BOARD THE SS PENGUIN. The ominous sign of a ship flying her flag at half-mast was noticed as the ss Penguin steamed up the Mersey on Saturday at midday from Melbourne. When the vessel was moored at the wharf the sad intelli gence was obtained that a lady passenger, named Mrs Margaret Downie, a widow, had died during the passage. The de ceased, .who_ was a -resident of Smry Hills, Victoria, had left Melbourne with a little daughter on a visit to her sisterin law at Burnie, who.is the wifo of Dr Chas. Rooke. ? Dr Smith wassent for and after examining the . body stated that a post mortem examination would be necessary to disclose the causo of death. The remains were conveyed to Kimber ley'fi Hotel, whore an inquest was held be fore the Hon. J. H. M'Call, coroner, in the afternoon. Tho following jurymen were empanelled:— -Messrs J.H. N. Keane (foreman), A. E. Ibbott, J. Lockwood, J. F. Bcale.W. E. Brooks, J. H. Ross, C. A.' Comp...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
INTERCOLONIAL MARKETS. LATEST QUOTATIONS. Melbourne. Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

INTERCOLONIAL MARKETS. LATEST QUOTATIONS. . ? Melbourne. Saturdav. Ruling quotations are as follow: — Wheat, good.2/7i, smutty 2/2 to 2/3 ; flour, good, 6/5/ to 6/7/6 ; bran, 7$d to 8d; pollard, 8kl to 9d; barley, Chevalier malting 4/ to 4/9, inferior English 2/3 to 2/4j Cape 2/ to 2/4; oats, medium to prime seed 1/8} to 1/10}, good to prime muling 1/8} to 1/9, stout white 1/8 to 1/10; peas, hand-threshed 2/7, machine threshed 2/5 ; chaff, good to prime oaten 2/10/ to 2/12/6, prime green wheaton 2/15/, straw chaff 32/6. to 35/ ; hay, chaffing 2/5/, manger 2/10/ to 3/5/ ; Tas manian baled sr.aw (delivered), 40/; Vic torian straw, 27/6 to 32/6; potatoes, weaker, prinio 8/5/ to 3/10, Warrnam bools £3 to 8/5/ ; onions, 2/10/ to 2/12/6.: Cornsaclts -aro selling at 5/3, and bran' bags at 3/4.1 Woolpacks 'have had fur ther sales at 1/9 to 1/10. Brisbane, Friday. Business is brisk in produce. Lucerne, M to 4/10/ ; oaten hay, .£5 to 5/7/6 ;*chaff, 3/3/ to 3/10/, local to 3/15/ ; potatoes, Ci...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Disastrous Hurricane in Queensland. HEAVY LOSS OF LIFE-AND PROPERTY. Brisbane, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Disastrous Hurricane in Queensland. HEAVY LOSS ' OF LIFE. AND PROPERTY. Brisbane, Friday. An exceptionally sovere hurricane has occurred' off the coast of North Cook town, Northern Queensland. Considerable anxiety is being felt for the safety of the pearl-shelling fleet, which is supposed to have been working right across the track of the storm. The fleet consists' of seven schooners and between 90 and 100 luggers, and 1,000 person* are employed on the vessels. - Brisbane, Sunday. Additional news concerning the hurri cane in the north has been received. The pearling schooner Aladdin was caught in the storm but weathered it safely, and is now anchored at the Charleshout Islands, where many pearling luggers are piled on tho reefs. .Three fleets of boats belonging to Messrs J. Clarke, and Co.ylarge pro prietors of pearl-shelling vessels, have been destroyed. . They' were manned by- 240 colored men, and it is feared that these lave perished.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
HOBART PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

HOBART PRODUCE MARKET. The following are the ruling prices : — New wheat,' 2/3 ; old flour, 7/10/ ; from mixture of old and new wheat, 6/10/ ; sharps, 4/10/; bran, 74 i Algerian oats, 1/3 ; white, 1/6; grey peas, 3/ ; tares, 5/6 ; rye, 5/; hay, old, 2/5/ to 2/10/; new hay, 27/6 to 80/; chafft- 87/6 per ton; wheaten straw chaff, 20/; straw, wheaten, 20/ to 25/; do., oaten, 33/; hops, 1/3; pota toes, 4/10/ to 4/15/, veiy scarce ; onions, 3/10/ per ton ; ' butter, factory, 1/1 ; sepa rator, 1/; dairy, 8d to 9d ; best fresh, lid ; cheese, 7d to 7$d,. and New Zea land, best factory cheese, 7Jd to 7id ; honey, 4d to 4i'd ; eggs, lOd to 10id ; ham, 9d to lOd; bacon, 9d; lard, 7d; strawberries, 6-I per quart; apricots, 9/; grapes, 4d to 6d per lb; Bon Chretien -ears, 5/ ; peaches, 6/.- - -

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
NEW INSOLVENT. Launceston, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

NEW INSOLVENT. . Launceston. Friday. Ernest Albert Moore, storekeeper, of Bcaconsfield, has filed his schedule with the Registrar in Bankruptcy. His debts are estimated at £ 75. : .

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
CUSTOMS RETURNS. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

CUSTOMS RETURNS. Devonport. — Return of Customs collec tions at the port of Devonport for the iveek ended Saturday, 11th inst :— Duties: Spirits 13/10/, tobacco 182/18/, othergoods 279/16/8, miscellaneous 10/, total 476/9/8. Bond charges: Bents. 4/2, receiving targes 4/2, total 8/4. Marine Board charges: Wharfage 26/18/7,' light dues 8/11/6, harbor dues 40/10/4, pilotago 3/19/, export wharfage 21/4/, total, 101/3/5. Grand total, 578/1/5, as against 398/18/2 for the corresponding period last year.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
ULVERSTONE PRODUCE MARKET. Ulverstone, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

ULVERSTONE PRODUCE MARKET. ' Ulverstone,' Saturday. -. Busmess in , the ' Ulverstone produce market has been quiet of late. : Potatoes are quoted at 2/7/6 to 2/15/, many of the arrivals being J small and inferior. ' Sales of prime wheat have been reported at 1/9 to 2/1, and oats are worth -1/4 to 1/5, off colors 1/3. One sale of blue peas has Keen reported at 8s. In dairy produce, butter is worth 9d to 10d;per 1b, and eggs 8d per dozen.. ..; '?

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
N.W. FARMERS' ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

N.W. FARMERS' ASSOCIATION. The North-Western Farmers' Associa tion, Limited, Devotport, reports under date Friday, 9th inst., as follows : — Potatoes: Deliveries were heavy last week, totalling 16,000 sacks, and with over 15,000 sacks going to Sydney and Queensland markets values- fell rapidly, the bulk of the Tekapo's shipment selling as i low as £4,- and ' sufficient are still on hand to supply next Monday's require ments. It is to be- regretted that boats do not get away punctually on Friday night, as the delay often causes them to imiBS Monday's Sydney market and, in many cases, Tuesday's boats going north, as it takes a full day to effect tranship ment satisfactorily. - Our growers are greatlyto blame, as they hang back' with their forwardings till the last two days, and then expect impossibilities. Invari ably, Friday's: deliveries now exceed the other five days in the week. We can didly tell our own clients that in five cases out of six we cannot place their produce arriving ...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
The Mining Industry. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Tliv Mining' Industry. TnE sister colony of Victoria has set her neighbors a splendid example in the matter of adiniiiisl(!iiii{,r llic Department of Mines. Tlie complications which beset the lovn lii/e miner and investor in Tasmania arc unknown across the Straits, where peculiarities have been eliminated, and the business connected with the State's relation to the industry lias been placed upon a sound and easily comprehended basis. But mow satisfac tory even than sound administration is the recognition of State obligations to, j and the development of, the mining industry, and n readiness to devote to this work some portion of the revenue which lias been derived from it. A sum of £20,000 wns recently set aside by the Victorian Parliament for the work-of exploringfor deep leads, nnd the result of these operations cannot fail to be of' the utmost advantage to mining gener ally. There will be a feeling of security rather than one of expectation, and con sequently over sea capital wil...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Harduppe in Real Life. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Count Harduime in Real life. It isn't only in the comic papers that Count Harduppe sets out from his nn cestral home to make- love to the daughters of wealthy Mr Gotrox or Coldeash. Exnctly such a man, hailing from Vienna, has recently had a most amusing expose in the American papers. . ' A high-born, but very 'stony,' bnron, he found himself on the brink of ruin, and sailed for the New World to re trieve his fortunes. A businesslike ? advertisement in a; New York paper, — asking for a yoiing lady, 'with per sonal charms, nnd at least. a- million dollars,'1 rend like a joke, but was per fectly bona fide. Two girls played n trick on the impecunious noble by sen ding a fictitious photograph, name, and address, and next day received by post . this impassioned query, 'What for tune do you possess ? Does it consist of landed property, house property, or overinvestments ? Hnvo you control of ir, or is it in the hands of trustees ? Have you further expectations ? la your face . round or ov...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Sir Thomas Johnstone Lipton. THE WORLD'S PROVISION KIKG. 10,000 EMPLOYES. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Sir Thomas #61iiistone J.ipton. THE AVOELD'S PROVISION KING. 10,000 EMPLOYES. Sir Thomas Lipton was born in Glasgow in 1850, and bis parents came from Clones, Ireland. He is, therefore, well on the right side of 50, a hearty millionaire, whose blue eyes sparkle with good humor, with an infectious, merry laugh, who has often been smnined up as ' 6ft of raw-boned optimism.' His extraordinary achieve ment in founding and financing such a gigantic concern as ' Lipton Limited ' reveals him as a remarkable character, as woll as an individual of indomitable deter mination and untiring energy. Entirely through his own industry he now controls 420 stores, London alouo claiming 60 of them. In all these branches everything in the way of food product can be purchased except fresh beef. His packing house in Chicago, however, where as many as 3,000 hogs aro killed in a day, is one of his big gest enterprises. Ho supplies the whole sale trade in America from tho Atlantic to the Pacific, and to del...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Silent and motionless.. A MYSTERIOUS SHEARER. Sydney, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Silent and Motionless.. A' MYSTERIOUS SHEARER.. ,? ? Sydney, Saturday. A man has been arrested at Tocumwal underpeculiarcircimistances. - He arrived on Friday at a- woolshcd where 'several others were camped, unrolled his swag, and made his bed, but then, for/16 hours, stood in one position. The men ulti mately made him lie down, but so far no one has been able to make him speak. He lies with his oyes half open, and looks quite well and healthy, but is quite oblivious of what goes on around him. No ono knows where he came from.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Australian Eleven. SECOND MATCH AGAINST BEST OF AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Tiie Australian , Eleven. SECOND MATCH AGAINST REST OF AUSTRALIA. ' ' The second match between '. the Aus tralian Eleven and a team, representing tke Rest of Australia was ! commenced _on. the Melbourne Cricket 1. Ground to-day. The Best of Australia baited firsthand made 227. Of this total Giffea's score was 57, not out. Eady, the Tasmaruan repre sentative, made 8. When the stumps were drawn to-day the Australian -Eleven had lost one. wicket for eight runs. ' .-- Melbourne, Sunday. The second match Australian Eleven v. Best of Australia was continued yes terday. The former's first innings closed for 338, Darling scoring -49, Hill 51, Kelly 48. Eady, tho .Tasmanian repre sentative in the Rest, took two wickets. The Best commenced then- second in nings, and when stumps were drawn for the day had lost one wicket for 28 runs.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Accident at the Oonah Mine. CAGE PALLS DOWN THE SHAFT. FOUR MEN SERIOUSLY INJURED. Zeehan, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

Accident at the Oonali Mine. CAGE FALLS DOWN THE .SHAFT. FOUR MEN SEBIOUSLY INJUBED. Zeehan, Friday. ? An accident of a very serious nature, but fortunately not resulting fatally, happened at the Oonali mine yesterday afternoon. The first portion of 'the. afternoon shift, consisting of four miners, named J.' Man cey, D. Toomey, J. Macnainara, and T. Poland, were being lowered to No. 5 level. When some 35ft from the bottom the pall holding the clutch-lever 'irTjosition on the loose drum shifted, allowing the cage to descend with great force on to the bottom bearers. _ The . engine-driver on finding something had -gone amiss applied the. lever, but the distance was too short for it to have any effect. The sudden impact, knocked tho men about most severely,* Mancey being thrown right on the plat by the force of' the concussion. As soon as possible the injured men were brought to the surface and Dr- Kennedy,, was tele phoned for. He was soon on the scene, and, after examining tho men, -...

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
THE TROUBLE SETTLED. RUSSIA BACKS DOWN. London. March 11. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

THE TROUBLE SETTLED. : ? . '. RUSSiA BACKS DOWN. ..?''?- ?-' , London. March 11. ?' , The difficulty between Great Britain and BusBia over the latter's demands in China' has been settled, the 'Russian Government withdrawing its opposition to the appointment of a Britisher as engineer - on : the- railway extension to Newchwang and the floating of a loan for the railway.' - .- ' ??

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
Terrible Weather in America. DISASTROUS EFFECTS IN BUENOS AYRES. 800,000 TONS OF WHEAT DESTROYED. London, March 10. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

: Terrible Weather in v ; America. biSASTRODS'EFFECTS' IN . BUENOS AYRES. , - 800,000 TONS OF WHEAT '?..-'? ^DESTROYED. V . '? ... London, March 10. The terrible weather reported in North America has been experienced in equal intensity in - South . America also. In Buimos Ayres wholesale destruction of property has taken place.' On the wharves great, losses have been sustained, no less than 800,000 .tons ? of wheat,- awaiting shipment, being' destroyed. ' ?:'.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
How Things Do Leak Out. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

How Tilings Do Leak Ont. ;t TO THE EDITOR.' Sir, — Some time since your local con temporary had in its local column a para graph under tho above heading, gloating over the fact that Mr W. Aikenhcad, M.H.A., had been black-balled as a member of the Devonport branch of the Protestant Alliance, and this without making any statement as to the causo'. Since that tune tho said gentleman has been proposed, balloted for and unani mouBly elected a member of the local lodge of the Manchester Unity of Oddfel lows. But on this matter your contem porary has been silent. May I ask your numerous .readers to say if such action is compatible with impartiality? — Yours,etc, FAIR PLAY. Devonport, March 11.

Publication Title: North Western Advocate And The Emu Bay Times, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Tas, Australia
News in Brief. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 13 March 1899

News in Brief. r .' Where ought tho milk of human kind ness always to be found ?— Within tho pale of the church. Lumpers' strike at Fromanlle. Em ployers demand freedom of contract, which Lumpers' Union will not concede N.S.W. Legislative Assembly has read a second time a bill to raise a £500,000 loan in aid of drought stricken settlers. N.S.W. Wesleyan Conference has post poned union of Wesleyan Methodist, P.M., and U.F.M. churches in N.S.W. till a vote is taken amongst adherents of P.M. Church. Population of Queensland estimated at 498,523. . The bill for compelling all railway com panies to use automatic couplings on their rolling-stock used on the lines in Great Britain is causing dismay among direc tors. ' ~ ? . It k estimated that to place automatic couplings on the rolling-stock would in lyolve an outlay of £10,000,000 sterling. . Nothing done yet in regard to 'the ap pointment of Government printer. The Premier, it is stated, is at a loss, to find a man competent to fill the...

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