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BEEF-BUITER, OR OLEOMAR-GERINE. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
BEEF-BUITER, OR OLEOMA.R GERINE. [By Charles E. Bolton, in the Boston Inde pendent.'] In these -wonderful days ?which produce steel from iron instanter, sugar from, heets and corn, telephones more useful than tele graphs, ice in midsummer, and butter ?without cows, it would be well if our pro fessional men would take a weekly half holiday among the business activities and successes of eyery-day life. Again and again the sluggish mind of the farmer has been quickened by the ten thousand patents on agricultural machinery. At iiist the dairyman saw only destruction in the cheese factory. Soon factory cheese brought a cent more per pound than hand made. The dairy interest of the country has passed resolutions to annihilate ' oleomargarine,' the new food product. By the statutes of New York and New Jersey, the seller of oleomargerine as buttsr must he punished. So formidable and practical has the new trade already become that even the special committee of the New York Exchange makes litt...
KOOLUNGA BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
Kooltrga. Search. The usual meeting of this branch was held at the Koolunga Hotel on Friday, May 13, Mr. J. T. Bowe, J.P., presiding. The secretary read a letter from the general secretary, asking that the Branches, with a view ot facilitating basi neee, eheuld hold their meetings timalt&neansly in the week preceding the new moon. The letter stated that the central committee in tended in future holding their meetings on the first Saturday after the full moon in each month, and if the breeches coma comply wiui tnu request matters could be laid before them. A notice of motion was then brenght forward by Mr. Wm. English, to the effect that the central oommittee should not be allowed to issue manifestos of their own, expecting that whatever they were the branches wonld adopt them without even consulting them. For instance, before the recent elections he said a paper was sent to the branches from the central committee nomi nating eix members for tee Legislative Council, and reque...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
? Stepping. ? *T?t~% «^IKAM XO LON EOS. : BsiijiSSao ORIENT »jINK. rief ollowing BOY A L MAIL STKA.M3HIP3, belonging to B-O ORIBNT STEA.U. NAVidA- , XION COMPAKT (Limited) and the PAOIFIC STBAM NAVIGATION COHFA^Y will lewe ? Adelaide at the nndermeutioDfcd date; f orLon 3on Via the Sue* Coital : — ' Toai. F Tors. i lotosi ... 4.219 May S61Aooneagna 4,107 Auff.1 4 1 Ohfanboraso&tH7 June S i Cotopaxi.. 4,-)38 Autf. IB SJmohm... 8JS76 Jane S3 i Orient .. 6.3S6 Sepi. 1 JohnEldei 4.1EC July 7 I Eiasitania 3.325 S^pt. 15 Qnico ... S.M6 July 21 1 fclfrliis .. 4,086 'ot. 1 ' » Galling «t Naples to land Passengers and , Kails, i And the service will be maintained by »uc ?eedisg Steamers at intervals of a fortnight. , Fare* to London, 15 to 70 guineas. , Bnci Uansl due* 8s. in addition. passage* from London can be granted in Adelaide. , _ 1 For plan* and full rartic-uaiB apply t-- F. ? Creen & Co, and Anderson, Anderson, & Oo., J feint Managers of the Lice; or *o the A...
SATURDAY, MAY 14. [Before Mr. S. Beddome, P.M.] [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
Saturday. May 14. [Before Mr. S. Beddoure, P.M) William Hundley was charged on the informa tion of Michael Henry Maddigan with disturb ing the congregation of the Salvation Army at the barracks, Light-square, on May 12. Frcm the evidence it appeared that prisoner went to the place in question, and by his loud talking disturbed the congregation and was ordered out by the captain, whom he threatened to ' floor,' and to ' put his bunch of fives in his b_____ nose.' He also created a disturbance &nbsp; outside, causing a large mob to congregate. Prisoner, who said he preferred being tried by the Supreme Court, was committed for trial. Bail allowed in two sureties of £50.
KENT TOWN V. SOUTH SUBURBAN. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
KENT TOWN v. SOUTH SUBURBAN. A match was played between these clubs on the Norwood's ground on Saturday afternoon, May 14. The game, which was a one-sided affair, resulted in the Kent Towns scoring one goal and eighteen behinds to their opponents' one behind. The following players were fore most for the Kents : — Brimble, Webb, Onward, Fisher, and White; for the Souths — Coach, Monteton, and Nosse showed fair form. Mr. H. Haldene was field umpire.
KOOLUNGA, MAY 16. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
KOOLUNGA, MAY 16. The farmers here are again agitating for a railway to this place. An endeavor is to be made this time to make the district unani- mous in advocating one particular line, as it is found that without such an agreement the line will not be obtained at all. A "monster public &nbsp; meeting" is called for the 31st to advocate the "Crystal Brook and Blyth line,'' and I believe &nbsp; townships will be invited to attend. I am of opinion that most of the farmers are unanimous in favor of this line, as they find that neither Snowtown nor Wallaroo is the market that they were led to expect. It is a well-known fact that railway communication is much needed for this place, aud I believe the route I have referred to will be the most suitable. This hundred has been settled nearly eight or nine years, and the price of the land has averaged, I should say, about £3 per acre, yet we are fifteen miles from any market. We are thoroughly entitled to a railway. It is tru...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 21 May 1881
BIRTHS, HABBIAGES, amb DEATHS. BIRTHS. FOGGO.— On the 10th May, at Rosewater. near Fort Adelaide, tlie wite at William Foggo, of Garvald Farm, Ardrostan, Yorke'a Peninsula, of a sod. 8RINKW0BTH— Onthe4thMay,atPalmer, near Quom, the mile of D. Bringworth, of a «OD. CHURCH.— On tie 14th May, at George street, Norwood, Mrs. John Ohnrch, of a sen. WEBSTER.— On the 14th May, at Glanville etreet, Glanville, the wife of S. Webster, of a daughter. FALCONER.— On the 17th Msy. at Wood leigh, West Hitcbam, the wife of Ales. O. Falconer, of a son. HANTON.— On the 14th May, at Fullarton, tbe wife of H. B. Hanton, of a bod. HORMSBY.— On the 10th May, at Bnndie street, Kent Town, the wife of T. Hornsby, of ? son. TONKIN.- On the 11th May, at Wira Wira, Appila, tbe wife of W. H. Tonkin, of a ion. Both doing well. RUSSELL.- On the 18th May, at Caltowie, the wife of W. Russell, of a daughter. BIRKS.— On the 17th May, at Soarborough road, New Glenelg, the w'ife of W. B. Birke, of a daughter. CAUST.— O...
THE WEEK'S RAINFALL. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
TFTF. WEEK'S RAINFALL. The following is the rainfall for the weekend ing Friday, May 27:— Port Darwin... 0140 Gawler ... 0*320 Southport ... 0-080 Mannnm ... 0200 Laura... ... 0180 Mount Pleasant 0-030 Crystal Brook 0-240 Gumeracha ... 0700 Caltowie ... 0-070 Mount Torrens 0120 Jamestown ... 0*360 Saddleworth™ 0180 Gladstcne ... 0-240 Blyth ... 0-140 Uanidy ... 0-220 Stansbury ... 0850 Georgetown ... 0-340 Salisbury ._ 0350 Badbill «. 0 080 Adelaide ... 0235 KooriBga ... 0120 Hoarlnaga ... 0231 Yaroowie ... 0-100 Bchunga „. 0 660 Eudnnda ... 0-160 Willunga ... 0975 Clarendon ... 0 010 Normanville ... 0710 Farrell'aFlat... 0160 Koala ? 0058 Glare — ... 0-160 Fowler's Bay ^. 0O3O Auburn ... 0*160 Streaky Bay ™ 0090 Hoyleton ... 0-170 Part Lincoln .„ 0185 Balaklava ... 0190 OapeBorda ... 0500 Fort Wakefield 0-105 Kingsoots ... 0325 Wallaroo ... 0-170 OapeJervis ... 0-515 ' Kadina ... 0*180 Port Billot ... 0-412 Moonta ... 0*260 Goolwa ... 0*250 Fort Victoria 0*485 Meningie ... 0*380 Ma...
TRURO. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
TEUEO. May 14.— Present— All but Or. Scott. W. Coward wrote, stating his inability to carry out his contract owing to a miscalculation. S. Farey threw up his contracts on account of insufficient time; work to be otherwise done. Mr. W. Oeward asked for proper regulations as to tha management of Ttuto Cemetery; oouueil re solved to inspect cemetery with a view of plant ing trees therein. Clerk produced plan of Bandalwood Cemetery, whioh was approved, and Mr. W. S. Dicker was appointed curator of the same. Footpath opposite Castle's to ha formed ; and chairman and olerk to inspect road at Dooerdt'e to arrange far reducing gradient of hill. Tenders accepted— No. 181, H. A. Ham dorf,at£32; 182, H. A. Hamdorf, £14 7a. 6U; 123, C. O. Thomas, ££0 5s.; 124, T. Heppner, £23; 125, J. Obst, £7 ; 126, J. Barnes, £7 Ss. Payments, £9 7s.
RAINFALL FOR APRIL. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
KAluTALI' FOR APRIL. The following table Sljows the rainfall for April 1S81, ana the means, for riSroe month, oi all stations having at least seven years' reJP'ds ?— | 13S1. [ Means. Locality. ZT2 ? 5 i-gT ,^§KainfalI. g ^g ? ;J«j ? 3 [a* ?WITHIN | THE TBOPICS. I I 1. Palmerston P-O. I 4 1-740 4'605 I 12' 2. Do. Gardens ...I 1 2a2J — | — S. Sugar Plantation 5 2 080 — — 4.Southport ? 1 4 1-080 5 337, 7 5. Yam Creek ... 0 0000 3224 | 8 6. Pine Creek ... 0 0 000 2117 7 7. River Kathenue 0 0 030 2 653 8 8. Spring Vale, H.S.i — — — — S.Daly Waters ..J 0 0 C00 TlSfl 8 10. Powell Creek ...' 0 00u0 1-181 ! 7 11. Tennant Creek ..J 0 0-000 lOJS | 7 12. Barrow Creek ...! 0 0 000 0-S04 7 13. Alice Springs ...I 2 0450 0669 ! T NORTHERN PASTOHAT. DISTEICTS. 14.Gooyea ? i — [ — — — 15. Charlotte Waters' 1 I 0-400 04l£ 7 le.Cowarie ? — 0080 — - 17.Peake ? j 1 — 0387 S 18.StrangwaysSprgs; 1 0110 0560 8 19. Stuart's Creek ... — — — — 19.ParaUina ? I 1 0311 — — 2O.Fariua ? i 1 OolO — — ZLWooltana ? ! ...
THE MILITARY REVIEW AND SHAM FIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
TBE MILITARY KHVflSW AND STTAM. FIGHT. If the character of a community may ba deduced from its amusements, the large number of persons who found their way to Monte lore Hill on Tuesday, the Queen's Birthday, to wit nets the volunteer reviewacd sham figBt clearly shoved that tbe martial spirit whioii is sai3 to animate every Englishman has not been oblite rated by transplanting to thete wanner and more effeminate climes. The day has passed when our best defence was our lnsigaifiaaoca, and the truth expressed in the aphorism, ' the best v-ay to preserve peace is to be prepared for war,' is slowly enforcing recognition. Com pared with the vast armaments of modern Europe our body of citizen soldiers is to tbe very latt degree insignificant, while it is numeri cally inferior to these of several of the other mote important of the Australian colonies. Admitting the truth of this we nuy derive some satisfaction, from the con viction that it is extremely improbable that in the immediate futu...
THE EXHIBITION GROUNDS. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
THE EXHIBITION GRODXO3. The counter attrartiocs at ibe «?:«, n?r£.3», and other amusement.*, militated sadly s£muse the attendance at the Exhibition 'J roind;, wbcra tbe Austrian Band had provided a double ;. prorrt nade cocci rt kd/J » series otsn?m. There - ; were not more than 200 or 4'X) p-r:.3ai iu at tec- snre at tbu- u-itkllv popular ho lday re.iKZ tciv, »td tLe [/rccctdii.£« «»rn CT.-L»q'i-'utly odK of a very tittf character. 2--irog , . tie afternoon a few »!jo«eni f*i|. bit ?, tLe weatlicr gnnerxlly was Ete, eU^igb. !'* cold. Tbe baud cuustcenceil »'»j:iij sbjrtly ^ alter 2 o'clock in the opvn »pac- 1-. m/xu the rj- tfar.d atu the i--ril-hiu,aD-t necttiroiijii % lnog '.. programme, tLe dif'eri-i.t pise ?? -- -tg i, .i ientlr ['. t'-jtijcri i-j tLose yr»;tt.i Wi-.i'i- -.:.;; rauic xaa -~, f'lrpiu » J,^n,'.'ir ti ?*'?!? tw «-«n',t:-t- wvre »;- UiCii'.td, tl.e c-j;-::t;- fi »f4-2?a»'jrs H=^^nblitig :: ii-tbocfu^e t»i t-r; t-c-.TKi-, 2-.-.i:.-«l -vh:-.--i| the i7 rifT'rft trti...
NAIRNE. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
NAIENB. May 16.— Present— Ors. Chapman, J.P, T. Hair, J J ., John Mullins, and John Pearsoa. Mr. Oavenagh wrote 'respecting road through - Jlelson's. Council declined to give any compen sation. Tenders aooepted— Culvert at Sawpit Gully, Chas. Hill: side cutting and forming road at Sawpit Gully, John Kavanagh, 9s. Gd. per chain ; bridge atSpringneld,'(J. Watson, £1T 10s. Acrountrecelved from .Mr.AUnutt; council considered it exorbitant, and decided to offer half the amount. Mr. A. Appletoa requested the council to do something in the matter of opening roads in Harrowgate township, whioh are now enclosed by Mr. 8. Oarling. Or. Pearson to make enquiries and report to the council ; also to inspect Harrowgate Bridge. Mr. Sles requested the council to get cemetery fences pat in repair ; curator had been instructed to get work done. Or. Hair applied for cutting and forming the Bew road through block 16, special survey ; to be done. Or. Pearson wanted about 40 chains of road to be out and f...
NORTH RHINE. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
NORTH EHINE. May 7. — Preeent— All but Or. Lehmumv Messrs. Partridge & Oo. applied for permission to form footpath along the western side of their premises ; granted. Clerk reported that neces sary repairs and clearing road at Ferguson's had been let at £8 ; approved. Portion of Pine Hut road at foot of Big Hill to be metalled, and road near Thos. Blenkiion's to be formed. Tender* accepted— No. 213, S. Topsfield, £7 ; 216, D. Bail, £20 10s. ; 217, J. Ohemier, £5 10s. Specifi cations to be prepared for building oounoil chamber as per plan produced by clerk. Pay ments, £51 5s. 6d.
RAILWAY EXTENSION IN THE AREAS. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
BAIL.WAY EXTENSION IN THE AEEA5. A meeting, convened bj requisition to ths chairman oi the Georgetown District Ooancil, 'iwaBbela in the institute hail, Georgetown, on WedntEda^ evening, Maf 18, for the purpose of £eciciDgou souie concae at aiitiouxespjofiingciie .txteutiou of ice Bljth line tj Gl&dstoae noctu 'warc's. There were »booS 100 parsom prsssas, the chairman of the Di3Mici Council I Sir. L-. Slurrie, J.P j ocssapying the chair. TLe Ohaibman, jn upeaiDg tha prcjoBsdiag*, *aid lie lcit «are they tyoaia an rememosr wan action Led been taken previously in tae nuttsr, jind it '.--&E now touBtderei the niO3t appropriate time to encj more raise tiair vo!ci» oa thi .question -(hesr, heir) — more especially when they n/e-jliecrtd that Parliamsnt would sSort'y be cbli'cu i-vgetner. i&e t'els convinced chat chrir -chai.c.--- ot tujtesa were very fair, bat if ciit-y oelsjtd tokiu^j action thj line mujat ba cjj strucr-d eis-iwiere wh.le th-:y wdro snt'uriug ther...