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SPORTING. MARIBYRNONG RACES. [BY TELEGRAPH.] MELBOURNE, May 17. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
SPORTING . - MARIBYRNONG RACES. [BY TELEGRAPH.] MELBOURNE, May 17. A race meeting was held at Maribyrnong on Saturday. The results are as follows- TRIAL HANDICAP. Five and a quarter furlongs. M. Ddany's Bosnia, 9st 101b ...... 1 mrs M: Samson's Vagrant, 8st 41b ... 2 R. S. Gray's Lindsay, 9st 121b ... ... 3 Won easily by two lengths. Time: Imbi I0(sccs. HANDICAP HURDLE RACE. One mile and a half. A. B. Parson's Vesta, 9st 21b ... ... I Arnfield's Bingara, list 81b ... ... 2 Thos. Lewis' The Seer, 9st 101b ' ... ... I \Time : Smin 114sec. WELTER HANDICAP. Nine furlongs. W. A. Filgate's Trenside, 9st 21b ... 1 Mrs J. King's Marnet, 8st 81b ... ... 2 M. Jacobs' Trentina, 9st 101b ... ... 3 Won by a head. Time : 1min 36sec. HANDICAP STEEPLE. Two-miles. C. T. Glascok's Mon Ami, 12st 101b ... I A. McCracken's Abbotsford, 12st ... 2 M. P. Whitty's Baratta, 10st ...... 3 Won by three lengths. Time, 4min 20sec. SEAGULL HANDICAP. Five and a half furlongs. W. Murray's Partner, 8st 41b ... ... 1...
AN ELOPEMENT WITH A GIRL OF FOURTEEN. SYDNEY, May 18. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
AN ELOQPEIMENT WITH A GIRL. OF FOURTEEN. [BY TE,,EGRAPH.1 SYDNEY, May. 18. An old-time romance of " Love's Young Dream " canie before the Divorce COourt to-day, when Ann Green sued for a dissolxtion of mar riage on the ground of desertion. She was married in 1876 to Charles Green. When she was only 14 years of age she was attending a UConvent school at Maryland, atid she eloped with Green. She was travelling for two days on horseback with him before they were caught and brought back. The petitioner's father wab adverse to mar riage between the couple, but circumstances arose which caused him to change -his mind. The parties were married, and lived 1o' gether 16 years. Their married life was' most unhappy. In 1892, ac cording to the petitioner's evi dence, her husban-i deserted her and refused to support her. They had several children. The eldest daughter was about 20 years of age, and mJarried. The second daughter was at service. Two of the boys went shearing, and the youngest daugh...
Rowing. THE INTERCOLONIAL EIGHT-OAR RACE. MELBOURNE, May 17. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
Rowing. THE INTERCOLONIAL EIGHT-OAM RAGE. (Br IELEGRAPH.) ' MLBOUtiNE, May 17. The Intercolonial Eight-oar Race was rowed yesterday. The Victorian crew se cured the first place, and the Queensland men were last. Though Victoria won all the way, the race was by Po means a hollow victory, as New South Wales were only de feated by a length. The time, 17min. l7sec.. shows the pace that was set. Queensland was out of it before the mile was reached. Victoria has now a record of 14 wins, New South Wales four, and Queensland one. The race won by Victoria last year is in dispute, it being contended that the drew was not eligible under the amateur rules.
THE MANIFOLDS' HORSES AT FLEMINGTON. MELBOURNE, May 17. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
THE MANIFOLDS' HORSES AT FLEMINGTON. (BY TELEGRAPH.) MELBOURNTE, May 17. Harrison, Messrs Manifold Bros.' trainer, has arrived at Flemington with 10 jumping horses, including Pivot, Dungan, Geometry. Apsley, Badajoz, Veronica, and Elba.
TUESDAY'S MELBOURNE MARKET. (BY URGENT WIRE.) MELBOURNE, May 19 [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
TUESDAY'S MELBOURNEB MARKET. (BY URGENT WIRE.) MELBOURNE, May 19 Hannan's Consols, Is 7d Block 45, 37s, 35s Erzmn Hill Junction, buyer 4s, sellers 4s 6d Boulder Half-Mile South, 4s 9d Lones, buyer 8s 3d Grierson, con buyer 2s Grierson, pro buyer 2s 4d, seller Ss Ivanhoe, £5 Lakes, buyer £6 16s Maritana, buyer 18s 6d, seller 20s Boulder £9 10s Queen Margaret, seller 22s Queensland Menzies, con buyer 14s Brokens, 51s Block 10, 78s British (old), 29s British (new), 25s South, con 15s 9d South, pro 17s 6d
Share Market. TUESDAY'S ADELAIDE MARKET. ADELAIDE, May 19. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
Share Market. TUESI'AY'S ADELAIDE HMAInKET. (BY URGBNT WIRE.) ADELAIDE, May 19. West Australian gold stocks had another big turn over to-day, and the afternoon meeti 'g of the stock exchange occupied over two and three quarters hours being the longest yet recorded. The sales were: Bank of England, 51s, 50s Associated, 64s, 57s 6d Brophy's, 2s 7d to 2s 10d Ben Lomond, Is 2d, Is 9a Boulder Central, con 15s, 14s 9d Boulder Half Mile South, 2s 2d, is lid Boulder North Extended, 5s 9d, 7s 5d, 7s 2d Boulder Consols No 1, 2. Sd Boulder Consolidated, is ld Black Prince, Is 6d Brown Hill Junction, 4s 6d, 4s 8d Block 45, 39s, 36s, 34s Coolgardie, 17s 6d, 17s Boulder North, is, Is 71d, 2s 2d Cosgrove, 8s, 3s 8d Croesus, 15s, 16s, 16s 4jd Croesus Proprietary, 2s 6d, 8s Croesus Extended, 3s, 3s 4d Desirable, £89 Fortune of War, is 88d Edward's Norseman, 5s Golden Bar, 4s 6d Golden Zone, pro 8s 6d Golden Zone, con 7s 8d Golden Queen,'l1s 8d, 2s 7d Great Boulder, £9 9s, £9 8s, £9 11s 6d Hannans Re...
OPEN CALLS. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
OPEN CALLS. Linton & Saunders report quotations as follows : Stock Buy Sell Sales Boulder Consol No 1 213 2)4 2/8 Boulder N. Extended 616 6/9 616 Boulder North-West 119 111 1)10 Boulder 4-Mile South 215 216 216 2J7 Brophy's Kurnalpi ... 8/0 36 80 2)9 Black Prince ... 1/6 19 117 Croesus ...... 160 25/0 Srossus Extended ... 380 88 ?)0 Croesus Proprietary 2)9 21102192/8 Golden Zone... ... 918 9/9 98 Great Oversight, pro S/10 6)0 5/10 Great Oversight, con 46 510 510 6510 Hannan's East ... 117 1 . Hannan's Eureka .. 8/7 8)8 8)8 Hannan's Reward N. 066 6)9 617 Ivanhoe Junction ... 110 20 20 ivanhoe S. Extended 62 65 ... Lake View South .. 8410 400 ... Maritana Extended 20 25 ... North Boulder 8 86 ... Queen Margaret W. 2/3 2/6 2/6 Railway .... ... 6)6 7 ... Reefers Eureka Ext. 25 6 ... Reefers Eureka ... 1010 10 100 Reefers Trident ... 86 4 Royal Mint & 1. K.... 8 .4 Struck Oil ... ... 1)10 210 110 Southern Boulders... 1/8 1/9 18 Thistle ... ... 16 117 16 17 Hannan's Premie...
HANNANS FOOTBALL CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
HANNANS FOOTBALL CLUB. The first match arranged by the new club was played on the recreation ground yester day afternoon There was a good roll-up of members. and sides were chosen and play began soon after 3 o'clock. One side was named Brown Hill, as a number of men from the mine were playing, and the other was called Hlannaus. Very fair form was shown by about a dozen players, and it is evident that the town possesses the nucleus of agood team. As about 80 men were following, the game, which resulted in a draw--4 goals all -does not call for much remark. Mr Carmody, from the I.O.U., made an efficient umpire. The club will have to have all the stumps removed from the ground before regular matches are commenced, and on the next occasion-even if it be only a scratch match-players should turn up in uniform.
LOCAL SHARE MARKET. THE KALGURLI STOCK EXCHANGE [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
LOCAL SHARI MARKET. THE KALGURLI STOCK EXCHANGE The following is yesterday as list of quota tions : Stock Buy Sell Sales Boulder North-West 1/8 1/9 1/9 1/8 Boulder Consols No 1 2/2 2/6 ... Boulder N. Extended 6/9 7/0 516, 5/8, 5/9, 6/0, 6,8, 6/6, 6/9, 710 Boulder Central ... 120 13/9 ... Brown Hill Junction 3811 4/ 0 ... Block 45, con ... 40/6 41/0 4010, 41/0 Bankof England, con 4810 .. 500 Boulder 4-Mile South 21 2/6 210 Brophy's Kurnalpi... 27 28 27 2/6 Croesus Extended ... 0 2 ... Croesus, con ... ... 1716 1810 Croesus Proprietary 217 83/0 2]8 Great Oversight, pro 710 .. 6/8, 6/9, 7)0 Great Oversight, con 4/8 4/10 4/8 4/4 Golden Zone, con ... ... 86 ... Boulders ... ... 915o0 911216 Great Coolgardie ... 5/ 6/0 5/ 55 Hannan's Vic. Cross 1 34 ... Hannan's Reward ... 5/00 6/100 9510, 5/0/0 Hannan's East ... ... 2 ... Hannan's Consols ... ... 118 1/0 Hannan's Rewd. N., p 15./0 Hannan's Rewd. N., e 7/0 810 7/0 Hann n's Eureka ... 8/6 4/0 610 Ivanhoe ... ... 5/616 5/710 5/5/C, 5/6/6 La...
ROBBERY OF SPECIMENS. COOLGARDIE, May 14. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
ROBBERY OF SPECI MENS. ~-4-- [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] COOLGARDIE, May 14. A sensational robbery of gold specimens took place to-night. It appearn that the specimens found the other day at Nolan's mine at Deysville, and contaimnLr 724oz. of gold. were on exhibition in the window of S. Caris' jeweller's shop in Bayley-street. At 8.45, while Mr Caris was taking out the jewellery exhibited in the window, a brick was th own at the window from the street. The glass was smashed, and immediately a hand was inserted, tak ing out the handsome specimens. Mr Caris immediately jumped over the counter, and was in close pursuit of the thief, but his eyes being dazzled coming out of the light he lost sight of the man. The thief took off in the direction of the Grand Hotel across some vacant ground. In addition to the specimen, which is valued at £280, two gold bangles valued at £9 are missing. A gold watch was also smashed by the brick. The matter is in the hands of the police, who hope to be ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
HJIAL"F-~"VAY }tOUSE HANNANS-ROAD. - WALSH & WINTERS, Licensees. All the Best Branls of Wines, Spirits. and Beers in stock. F~irst-class accommodation for travel S lers. Meals at all hours. Good Stabling and Stockyards. S F?-ed and Water at Lowest Rates THOMAS HARDY & SONS, Ltd. UNEQUALLED AUSTRALIAN WINES. No. 0 and No. 1 Claret, Hock, and Old Port. 'DICK'S' PATENT B LTINO. THE MOST POWERFUL DRIVING BELT [N THE WORLD. EVERY BELT GUARANTEED. LARGE STOCK ON HAND, FROM A5N. TO 10IN. WIDE. r Price and Particulars GEORGE SHERLAW, SHAW STREET, COOLGARDIE, NOTICE. Melbourne Timber Yard, J. NISBET, WOODYARD-STREET, 000LGARDIE. Stock always on haud of Flooring Boards, Match Boards, Whatherboards, Oregon, Deal, Scotia, Mouldings, Architraves, Doors, Windows, etc., etc. Those about to build would fin i it to their in terost to write and ask for prices, which will be for warded on application. The Graziers' Meat Export Coy., BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND. - :o:0 Owing to the growing imp...
Brunner Relief Fund. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
Brunner Relief Fund. The following are the amounts received to date in aid of the above Fund : Concert, &c., by J. Edwards, American Auctioneer ... 59 18 6 Salvation Army collections ... 20 18 6 Sacred concert at Kalgoorlie ... 5 4 0 Advts. on concert programme ... 4 C 0. Boulder Wesleyan Church ... 2 2 0 United Church Service, KaL ... 11 2 8 Sacred concert at Great Boulder 15 14 0 Catholic Church, Kalgoorlie ... 8 8 6 Collected at Thos. Noble's and J. R. Baker's birthday party at Oratava mine ... ... 4 0 0 Subs. at Public Meeting, April 4 12 10 6 Reefer's Eureka, Reefer'sTrident and Golden Zone North ... 9 10 0 Ivanhoe South, Ivanhoe Extd., Imperial Boulder ... ... 4 0 0 Zealandia G.M. Co.. .. .. 4 0 6 Golden Bidge and Dunedin Synd. 6 10 0 Australasian Gold Trust... ... 2 7 6 Great Northern and Hannans Great Lodes Corporation ... 8 8 6 Hannans Golden Group ... 6 12 0 Wheel of Fortune, Smithfield .". 4 1 0 Talisman G.M., Black Flag ... 11 8 6 Brown Hill ... ...... 6 10 0 Gre...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
W. J. STO NT E A& M, STOCK AND SHARE BROKER, -------IMPERIAL CHAMBERS, COOLGARDIE.- - SPECIAL AGENT FOR STONEHAM AND MESSENGER Oi THE LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE. Daily Cables to and from London. Special Facilities for Buying or Selling. FULLY PAID SHARES IN LONDON COMPANIES IN ANY QUANTITIES PFOR CASH. SADDLERY, HARNESS, LEATHER, ETC. Collars carefully fitted. Orders receive best attention. Repairs executed neatly. We stock Saddles; Dray, Spring-cart, Whip, and Buggy Harness; Whips, Collars, Spurs; Harness and Belt Leather, Belt Laces, Brushes; and all requisites of the trade. Our Mr O'Con?OR. who has taken "several first-class prizes in South Australia, has the manufacturing and repairing under his immediate supervision. W. O'CONNOR & CO, SADDLE, HARNESS and COLLAR MAKERS, MARITANA-STREET (opposite Rosenthal's Hotel). BEDROCK PRICES. K UDR N A L P I. Mlssas CABLE, LARDNER & JONES, Wholesale and Retail GROCERS, DRAPERS AND IRONMONGERS, WINE AND SPIRIT MEROCHAlTS. ...
The Western Argus. PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY. THURSDAY, MAY 21, 1896. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY. THURSDAY. MAY 21, 1896. FROM many quarters of late evidence has come proving that the Kalgoorlie route for the Menzies line is increasing in favor in the metropolis, and amongst the disinterested residents of these fields as well as of the colony generally. The public aie becoming better educated in the geography of the towns affected, with the inevitable result that they recognise the immense superiority of a direct line from Kalgoorlie to Menzies over the zig-zag route proposed by the people of Coolgardie, or the no less absurd route advocated in the interests of Southern Cross. The question, of course, should be considered apart alto gether from any benefits that the route chosen would confer on any of the three towns, and the route shoutd be formed that would best serve the largest number of people. This is the position Kal goorlie has taken up from the outset, feeling perfect confidence in the strength of their case. The danger to be feared now arises ...
KANOWNA NEWS. May 19. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
KANOWNA NEWS. -4t---- [FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] May 19. A large number of miners are enrolling their names on the electoral roll for Yilgarn. This is owing in the main to the energy of one of our best-known citizens, as well as to the persistent warnings of the goldfields' press. This gentleman, who does not wish his name published, was kept busy on Satur day night in the Municipal Chambers filling in the forms and attesting the signatures. Quite 100 men made claims on this occasion to have their names on the roll, and I hear that there were about 58 forms filled in by the same gentleman at Balagundi. There is nothing fresh to report about the Post Office robbery. The police have done all in their power to trace the thieves, but, in the absence of all clues, find that there is ab solutely nothing more to do, and are conse quently evincing a masterly in activity. Last week I mentioned one of Kanowna' outlying districts. Now I propose drawing the attention of your readers attentio...
A Happy Farewell. PRESENTATION TO CAPTAIN BROOME. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
A Happy Farewell. PRESENTATION TO CAPTAIN BROOME. On Sunday afternoon about 100 employees on Marmion's 240 acre leases assembled at the mine office for the piurpose of bidding fare well to Captain Broome, who is giving up the management of the property, and is about to enter into business at Menzies. Ir Bateson read an address signed by the employees, and which referred to the appre ciation of the manager's many good qualities and the sorrow that was felt at his leaving. Mr Hancock, foreman on the property, in presenting a gold sovereign case to the Captain, said that it was with mingled feelings he made the presentation. He was sorry that they were losing a gentleman-in every sense of the word (cheers)-who bad endeared himself to every man and boy under his charge, but he was pleased that their loss was to be Captain Broome's gain. On behalf of all present, he wished him God-speed. Messrs Williams, O'Keefe, Martin, and others endorsed the remarks of Messrs Hancock and Bateson. Mr M...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
0( EC1EUE Aug COEPAHYT)@ Ironmongers and Timber Merchants, HANNAN & MARITANA STREETS, KALGOORLIE. In Stock, and arriving daily: ALL MINING REQUISITES, including: Baltic and Oregon Timber, Iron and Brass Goods, Steam Fittings, Steel Tram Rails, Windlasses, Complete, Insertions, Packing Steel, Bellows, Windsails, Barrows, Tubes and Fittings, Oils, Paints, American Handles, and a Thousand and one Articles too numerous to mention. Orders by Post have prompt attention, and are dispatched by first Team leaving. ACENTS FOR R. HONEY'S LION STEAM SAW MILLS. " THE KALGOORLIE MINER."__ PUBLISHED EMERY MORNING. The Only Daily Paper printed on the East Coolgardie Goldfields. - :,.o: · ,.,,? .-,., CONTAINS ALL THE LATEST CABLES, IELEGRAPHiG NEWS, SHARE MARKETS, hINF1IG AND LOCAL AND GENERAL NEWS. PRICE - - - 2D. HAS THE LARGEST CIRCULATION OF ANY PAPER ON THE GOLDFIELDS. · - OFFIC : HANNAN STREET, KALGOORLIE. rh?itcd -n .drublEhed by S. E. He?dcmi for the poprietors? EoowKrG & Co....
W.A. TURF CLUB'S PROFITS. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
W.A. TURF OLUB'S I'ROFITS. The annual meeting of the West Australian Torf Club was held last evening. The uommittee's report stated that the profit on the New Year's Meeting was £2,076 15s 6d, on the Anniversary Meeting £177 17s 5d. and on the Autumn Meeting £27 3s. The report stated that the committee intended to spend £5,00o in improve ments on the course.
MATCH AGAINST LORD SHEFFIELD'S ELEVEN. A DRAWN GAME. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
MATCH AGAINST LORD SHEF FIELI)'S ELEVEN. A DRAWN GAME. The match was resumed to-day at Sheffield Park. The attendance was enormous, the weather splendid, and the wicket in first-rate order. H. Trott and Clem. Hill, the not out men, resumed their places at the wickets to the bowling of Hearne and Mold. Both batsmen were soon disposed of, and the remaining wickets fell in a few minutes, the innnings closing before lunch for 259 runs. Grace and Jackson cpened the inn ings for the honre team to the bowling of Jones and McKibben. The former bowled his fastest, and he hit the champion in the ribs three times during his first over. Both bats men played brilliantly, and scored 50 runs in half an four. When the score was 58 Jones changed ends, and with his first ball he disposed of Jackson. Ranjitsinghi followed and gave an exhibition of brilliant and faultless cutting and driving. He scored 13 off ,Jones in one over. When he had made 79 he was caught by Iredale off Jones in the long-field. ...
MATCH AGAINST AN ELEVEN OF ENGLAND. THE ENGLISHMEN COLLAPSE. LONDON, May 18. [Newspaper Article] — Kalgoorlie Western Argus — 21 May 1896
MATCH AGAINST AN ELEVEN OF ENGLAND. THE ENGLISHMEN COLLAPSE. LoNDoN, May 18. The Australians began their third match to-day on the Crystal Palace Ground against a scratch team repre senting England, ard consisting of: Hilliard, J. Briggs, A. Mold, Baker, Sugg, A. D. Pougher, J. T. Rawlin, C. Smith, C. E. De Trafford, H. Ward, and A. Ward. There was a fair attendance at the beginning of the game. As the after noon wore on many suburbanites came to see the finish of the day's play. This was in itself rather disappointing, far although the wicket was good the Australian bowlers had matters pretty much their own way all through the day. - De Trafford, the English captain, won the toss, and elected to bat. The innings was a disastrous one from the first, as with the score at 27, two wickets went down in a few minutes, and at lunch time there were six men out for 95. The batting was by no means brilliant, while on the other -hand the fielding of tl:e Australians was distinctly good. The i...