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The Indignant Council. KINTORE'S RECEPTION. " ADELAIDE, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
The Indignant Council. ?---rv ~Z & M KINTORE'S RECEPTION. " ADELAIDE, Wednesday. The dispute between the Adelaide cor- poration and. the Government over the reception. o£ the Governor to-morrow s remains unsettled. A n interview between the Attorney-General (Hon. C. C. King- ston), the Mayor (Alderman Shaw), and the town clerk (Mr. T. Worsnop) has been held with the object of so arranging matters as to secure the council's attend-, ance at the reception. The former, how- ever, said that "the council might be damned " before they should have every- thing their own way. The conference "was .useless.' ...The council then held a S special meeting and vere hotly, indignant, 1 denouncing Mr. Kingston as "no gentle- man."
Baseball. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
Baseball. Air exhibition of this pastime was given on the Recreation Reserve yesterday afternoon and drew together a number of curious and interested spectators. Mr. H. H. Simpson, a prominent member of the Ail-American baseball team which recently visited Australia, and who has engaged to instruct the local exponents of of the game, was present, and undertook the, office of umpire in a match played between two teams representing respec- tively theminearidthetown. -In the agglo- meration of various nationalities which makes up; the nondescript population of Broken Hill, there appear to be a number of. Americans br of those who have sojourned in the United States, which is the home of this game, and . who (are consequently acquainted'with its some-' what simple elements. No trouble, there- fore, ^ was experienced^ hv getting two. opposing teams', each having the full complement of nine players. .Mr. Garlick' captained the miné champions,' while Mr. J. R. Stewart led the representativ...
STRAY NOTES. HOSPITAL SURGEONS. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
STRAY NOTES. -? Iíi. HOSPITAL SURGEONS. . ;.; YESÏM&DAY I made some reference :tp the action of the-hospital committee in re- questing three applicants for the position of house surgeon to forward their j respective photographs. Although, pre- sumably, this request reached them about a fortnight agOj"-I* learn on'pretty good authority that not one photograph has yet. been received ; in fact,-they have BO far not taken the trouble to forward repliefl. Thia will not surprise the many who are not possessed of the idionsyncraäy which apparently prevails in the committee ; and the latter jffill only have to thank them- selves if through their extraordinary and ridiculous request they lose the services of an excellent man. It would be enough ,to disgust any sensible man to receive a request for his likeness as a proof of his competency, or otherwise, to fulfil such duties as those a hospital surgeon is called upon to perform'; and the candi- dates must be arrant muns indeed, arid ...
Home Rule Crusade. ADELAIDE, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
¿ Home Rule Crusade. f :~:- . ADELAIDE, Wednesday. I Sir Grattan Eamonde and Mr. Thomas 1 Beaty, M.P., Home Bule delegates, who hare *: been visiting Melbourne, arrived here by this morning's express to take part in Mr. Billon's reception on Thurs- day. The Home Bule crusade, it is def finitely arranged, shall commence inAde? ' laide, instead of JMelbonrne, as previously arranged._ .
Theatre Royal. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
Theatre Royal. " THE Mystery ot a Hansom Cab," which drew : very good houses at the Theatre Royal on Saturday and Monday evenings, was repeated last night before another good audience. Thu evening the same piece will be staged ; and to-morrow night a two-act comedy, entitled " Checkmate," together with a well selected programme of songs and sketches, will be presented.
The Police Magistrate. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
The Police Magistrate. .MB. WYMAK Bftoyru, MIL.A., is still moving in Sydney to secure the appoint- ment of a, magistrate' for Broken Hill alone. [His latest communication on the subject ÍB from the^JJpder Secretary* tè the Department; of Justice, and is as follows :-" I have the honor to acknow- ledge the receipt of your letter dated 29th ultimo, enclosing a newspaper extract from the BARRTER MJOTEK drawing attention to the necessity of appointing a police magis- trate afc Broken Hill, and to inform you the same will receive due attention."
FIRES IN AMERICA. LONDON, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
FIRES IN AMERICA. i v LOUDON, Taeaday. . ; ? !A great fire is raging in Savannah. ! The damage already done ÍB computed ' at ;:a ¿million and a half dollars. The î prairie fae in Dakota served to show ! the nerve and determination of the ? I engine-driver of a train which was j caught between the flames that were - both in front and behind; The driver i resolved to go through. He got pn a tremendous head of steam and rushed along at a terrific pace. The carriages ' were partially burned but many lives were saved. '
Broken Hill Share Market. 12.30 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
Broken Hill Share Market: 12.30 p.m. j .Block 14-buyers, 96s 3d; sellers,: 97s 3d ' M ! Block 10-Bellen, 52s 6d British-buyers, 62s 6d e -i Junctions-buyers, 12s 9d; sellers, ; 13s 6d ' Souths (pro)-buyers, 30s 6d ; sellers, 31a 6d ! : - Centrals (pro)-buyers, 16s 6d ; sellers, 117s 3d i Norths-buyers, 21s 6d I i ; Pioneers-buyers, 4s ; sellers, 4s l^d Victoria CrosBeB-buyers, 5s7£d
Miners' Hospital Bazaar. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
Miners' Hospital Bazaar. THE adjourned meeting pf the miners' ¿hospital' bazaar committee was 'held in the Mechanics' Institute last evening. There was a very good attendance, and_ Mr. Sleath occupied the chair. The* minutes of the last meeting having been read and confirmed, the following ladies were appointed a sub-committee -to work up the bazaar:-Mrs. Howard, Miss Howard, Mrs. Kirby, Mrs. Christopher, MÍBS Meadows, Miss Tremelling^ Miss F. Francis, Miss E. Francis, Miss Hodge, | Miss Wilhams, ' Miss "Gye, /Mrs. Sleàth, Mra.TLoatíti and Mrs. Dale. It was pro- posed and agreed that the weekly meet- ings of the comnittee should be held ,every Tuesday at Mrs -'Howard's and Mrs. Francis' alternately; and it was further decided to hold the bazaar in . the first -week of June. A. vote of thanks was passed to the municipal council for the .use of the institute ; also hearty thanks Vere passed to the ladies for their attend- ance* and for the'; energy 'they had dis- played in the interes...
Truckers' Grievances. TO THE EDITOR OF THE BARRIER MINER. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
, Truckers', Grievances. TO THE EDITOR. Or THE RARRIBE MINER. ? Sir,T-Qir ^Saturday last' * a letter of mine you courteously allowed to appear, though, nqfc ^without: a .footnote, on i the' above named '"subject. ' In your issue of Monday ',1 am pounced upon, by a shower of ábus^ by tnree correspondents-a high falutin tirade. &lt; So, at your mercy, I ask foriasmaUjspace to reply: ; Iñ/nearly all the letters I am openly accused of being a ;prevaricator!of tie truth,; coupled with many other epithets quite in keeping with the ; would-be ? 5 champions', cause. ; - To answer the first, I can tell him lam a member of the A.M. A., and a true one in case" of need ; but I am1 'not a frivolous agitator. In answer to Kc. 2,1 will say that what I have asserted in my previous letter is quite true, viz., that no such grievance exists as to warrant such, high handedness on the part of a sensible body of men, such as the A.M. A. is supposed to be, in taking such a course as they have done...
NOTICE OF MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
- NÖTIGE OF MAILS. To AND FROM ADBLAIDE.-Leave Ade ^ plaida. 6.15xa»m. .andr 2.0&lt;*p.ni:, except í ií^Sundayáí Saturdays? 6..15 ¿mrlonly. Arrive Broken Hill, 2.25 a.m. and 7.50 a.m. except Mondaya. Sundays, 2.25 a.m. only. Leave Broken Hill, 7¿0 p.m. and 10 j p.m.^ except Saturdays. Sundays, j 10 p.m. only. Arrive Adelaide, 1.25 p.m. and 8.45p.m., except Sundays. Mondays, 8.45" p.m. only. i ß EÜBIOWIE.-Leave Broken Hill. Tuesday and Friday, 7 p.m. via Silverton. r rf-, arrive. Euriowie, --Wednesdays,? and :'Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. Leave Euriowie, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. ; arrive Broken Hill, Wed- nesdays and Fridays, 7.50 a.m. Mr. GIBPS.-Laave Broken Hill, Mon- day, Tuesday, Thursday, and Satur- days, at 10 a. m. ; arrive at Mount Gipps, at 12.15 p.m.. Leave.Mt. Gipps Monday;!ffîiésdsyj| Thursday, and. Friday,'atr3 pjmJ; arrive Broken W ill «at 5:30: p.ml ?* * ** * 5 i . ROUND SILL.-Leave Broken Hill daily (Sunday excepted), 10 a.m. : arrive Round Hill, 11.15 a.m. Leav...
Important Mining Suit [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
[ important Mining Suit AJÍ important case was opened before Mr. Warden Gower in the local court to-day. Mr. Justin M'Garthy sought to enter into possession of portion 40 in the parish of Pictqn^on the ground that Walter Pen glase, the previous holder, had neglected to observe Nos. 4,5 and 8 of the Minorai License Regulations by not pegging and trenching, failing to employ one - man - continuously, and to maintain notice board and boundary marks. Mr. Jhonson appeared for - the applicant, and Mr Charles Clark for the defendant. Mr. Justin McCarthy gave evidence in support of his application, and deposed that he and. George McLeod Matheson were alene interested iii the land. In the course of a lengthy examination. Mr. Zebins Lane stated that while in charge of the property and working it for Matheson, and subsequently for the Broken Hill Junction North Company, in all from December, 1887, to July, 1888, he observed the regulations and no one else was in proper occupation. Penglase rep...
The Cornwell Smelter. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
The Cornwell Smelter. . TH^ sudden-j stoppage of the Cornwell smelter which, has been erected by private enterprise on the South mine is by no means serious enough to war- rant any fall in the price of Barrier stocks. It will doubtless be a serious disappointment to the proprietors of tho furnace ; .but beyonds that'and the necessary supension of operations for a few days, there is nothing at all.note- worthy in the, occurrence. A's was very natural, those in charge attempted to show\tbe vast ; superiority, of \the,^ap- pliance, the more so since not a few derisive epithets have been bestowed upon the apparently frail structure. And it is more than, possible; that. ;they too soon pfter the furnace was blown in endeavored to do too much. There is a limit to the capabilities of all things; and the mistake which has been made in this instance' would seem to be that that limit was not clearly defined to those in charge. It is: customary for all"machinery to^'be allowed atrial of a few d...
Barrier Miner. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 1889. Wide of the Mark. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
.^WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10,? 1889. l&'Miners' Association, whose ; ordi- nary weekly meeting was held last evening has not latterly. man^^ted; so rigid an adherence to the bylaws laid down for the guidance of its members psoïïH i be wished j ind : the sooner this ..fact is appreciated, the - more . genuine willarie progress of the union be and less . dissatisfaction will exist. It^wasj yesterday , pointed out that many members apparently prefer to air their grievances and give vent to their ó^iSons "In^th¿7 columns ot^"th'e Press ^her than, at the union meetings, for the-simple rea. on that a few,, no doubt capable men, monopolise ' the-debates, to tne exclusion of the generally silent ; members,' who are, offered hp induce- ment tö express their "vhonest;Convic H tiona. I lara-letteriwhich\%,published to-dayi. J' "wr.M.M.'.',* ia ^.correspondent - who bi^-attracted considerable atten- tion duringjthe past .&w days, declares this to havèvbeen the^ cause of his w^rftirig^t...
CONCENTRATES. [Newspaper Article] — Barrier Miner — 10 April 1889
CONCENTRATES. The Broken Hill' Water Supply Com- pany's Bill has been introduced to the Assembly by Mr. J. P. Abbott, l and re- ferred to committee, i Mri M: H; Davies 'was yesterday after- noon unanimously re-elected Speaker of the Victorian Assembly. . - ,iv ; A new forman squadron, consisting" of three shipB, 30 guns, and 600 men, nas been dispatched to Samoa. - * i ' ?': . ? \ ? Sir John Robertson presided at the banquet tendered'; to' Mr. P. Abigail, ex Minister for Mines, in Sydney,; Monday night. ' ' Sydney unemployed haye waited upon Governor' Carrington. ' He; said the Government were pushing on pubUo works as much as possible; ' : ' Theatrical companies, if not less than six in number, will in future be allowed to travel in New South Wales first-class for second-class fares. ." Plutarch continues favorite for the Hawkesbury Handicap, at 1000 to 200. ¿ Searle, the champion oarsman* proceeds to England next month tb meet Teemer and O'Connor., , Splendid rains^ are reported t...