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ST. PATRICK'S SOCIETY AND THE SOCIETY FOR THE PROPAGATION OF THE FAITH. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 13 March 1847
ST. AT 'S SOCIETY AND THE SO ClETXFOR THE PROPAGATION OF THE FAITH.; On Sunday evening last the usual meetings of the I above societies were held in St, Patrick's Hall. The a Rev. Dean M'Encroe was in the chair, and in open- I ing the proceedings of the evening, he said that it afforded him great satisfaction, as it must do to every member of St. Patrick's Society, to witness the progress the contractors had made in getting in the splendid gothic windows now in course of being put into the edifice. But they must he still better pleased to notice the progress the collectors had made in I raising funds to pay for these very tasteful and per- I feat specimens of Church architecture. The Apostle exhorted them to be emulous of doing good, and he e should, in a similar manner, press on these benevo- t lent gentlemen to continue with unabated exertions in this honourable work of raising funds to com plete the church of God. The subscriptions and donations were then re ceived, and amounted ...
Varieties. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 13 March 1847
vartt; tcs.1 -0 MODER AN coas.--In DouglasJerrold'ai Weekld Neowspaper, th;e following, judicious observa;ions are made in an articl, on the performance oif ?ur phy's comedy of The Wlay to Keep Him, at tile Hriaymiket Tlheatre on W'ednesdayi eveninge:; 4"-With Mr. Hudson boisterousness supplies tile piace of gaiety, and audacity of goaid breeding. CodIl the Townsends and Wa?lpoles of the last century have seen hls Sir Brilliant Fashion, they would haveI eschewed the theatre for ever. How is it tihat llie actors of the present day hiave lost all knowledge not only of the principles, but the practice of their' art? One grand itmpiortant truti they have no idea of, namiely that bright ellects conme off best from a dark ground, and. that a climax is best prodiced from repose. Modeirn actors, at least' those ltu' have no herediitairy knole ge, begin'witl a doirmr antd en3 with a hurricane All is bustle andi'fuss andl that, too, of so hacCineyed" aid moni;truis a' kind thatb it produces n...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 13 March 1847
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Government Gazette. TUESDAY, MARCH 9. IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 13 March 1847
Qisvr nirncnt ,ac fttd t TUESDAY, MARCH, 9. S IMPOUNDINOB. Singleton, Patrick's Plains, on the 27th of Febru ary-red bullock, branded T oflf ribs and rump, ears' cropped ; mouse-coloured cow, branded B oilf rump, yellow poley steer, white rump, belly, and legs, branded HP near hip ; black steer, white belly and rump, branded li olf ribs; red poley cow, star in forehead, branded 1MC oil' rump. MHR conjoined near ribs, with a bull calf, white belly and legs, un branded; strawberry bullock, branded WV on off rump ; strawberry bullock ,same brand; strawberry steer, a notch in near ear, off ear cropped, branded G x off rump; strawberry heifer, branded BY near ribs. BY near rump; red and white spotte I bullock, branded RP, 3 under, near rump, 5 off h!ip ; red cow, strawberry nnks, branded RP, 3 under, near rump, 5 oflIhip; strawberry steer, branded J, J un ider, and J under, off rump and hip ; yellow heifer, branded J- olff rump, white belly ; red steer, down horns, white back and belly, ...
Court at Quarter Sessions. TUESDAY, MARCH 9. Before the Chairman and Mr. Henderson, J. P. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 13 March 1847
COURT OF QUARTER SESSIONS. &nbsp; -o- TUESDAY, MARCH 9. Before the Chairman and Mr. Henderson, J. P. James Murray and Arthur M'Cann were indicted for stealing several articles of wearing apparel, the property of one Peter Smith. The Jury found the prisoners guilty, but recommended M'Cann to mercy, and Murray was sentenced to twelve months labour in irons, and M'Cann to three months con- finement in Sydney Gaol. Mary Fitzsimons was indicted for stealing some stockings, the property of one David Jones. The prisoner pleaded guilty, and was sentenced to six months imprisonment in the Female Factory. Alexander William Hoyle and Anne Boyle were indicted for an assault upon one Thomas Owen. The Jury found the defendants guilty, but recom mended them to mercy, and they were sentenced to pay a fine of 50s. each, or to be imprisoned for three weeks. Elizabeth Aird was indicted for stealing an axe, the property of one Louisa Moore. The Jury found the prisoner guilty, and she was senten...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
AGENTS FOR TEE CHRO$'ICLF, GouLwsut--Ma. CwanrX., Enxsj-Ma. B. M'MAUON. PAmsssasa-MR. J. O'SULLITAZw. PAar.ANATrA -Ma. P. CARDInr.. PoaT Piiuriw -M$. J. Buk.zmi WoLLoNGQno-Mr. TIOw4m FOWLER.. BATHuasu-I4u. T. JOEaS. BausANaRlA : Ma. J. J. Wp0UT.. MAIrTAND-Ma. TF. Msno?,f CAMIBXLLTOWN, &c. -M. M'Amisrn., WINDAsoa-Ma. JAMES CAhuuPR. PENRITH-Ma. JAMES M'CAiTHT. J.Tmr's PLAINS-Ma. J. J. HAPuR., BuoKoNZqA-Ms,. EDWARD mUss., ADELAIDE-M. JOHUINOWLAID. YAE--Ma. C. Rocaia. Gauivoiw-Ma. JOHN MuIpnw CLARENcE ToWN AND DoNoos -.MM. DlIh5 Tlarsrar. Publl.rhed La tAe Unlled -Kngdom, by Ma. JoNau,'63, PATErXIOIr~r.R-OW, LONPON. MR. W.3..BAfmEBE, 10, EBsGE.DIDOE,PFA' LIAMENr-STRErT, DUBLIN. -Prlnted for the Proprietor by EDWAIRD JOHN "IA"SX' LKY, of Ifedffrn, in tbh County of Cumberlaod, ond P°°' liohed by bim It the CouaiclC OfII~, No. A 33, Eing-st"1 herst; hydney, New South %voto.-WWcdnoorIO, JdiaOb ID 2817. .
FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE. FRANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
FOREIGN INTELLIGENCE. FRANCE. The " Committee for the -Defence of Religious Liberty," has addressed to its correspondents, under date " 14th September, 1840," a-circular, from which we extract a few passages which will show how encouraging is the result of the first movement made in France by Catholic electors in their character of Catholics. "' If there be one fact undeniable and loudly ae knowledged, it is that the intervention of the Ca- I tholics has been accepted in all the electoral colleges I where they have presented themselves; that the pro gramme traced in advance by them has been strictly followed; that they have continued in this cou rageous line of impartiality; and, lastly, that they have shown in the face of all France how much they are devoted above all other things to-the interests of conscience, the claims of families, and to liberty. " This firmness has had its reward. More than a hundred and thirty Deputies on our own knowledge have taken either in their professi...
Supreme Court. FRIDAY, MARCH 12. CIVIL SIDE. Before his Honor Mr. Justice Dickinson and a jury of four. BEGG V. HIGGINS. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
-o FRIDAY, MARCH 12. CIVIL bIDE. Before his Honor Mfr. Justice Dickinson and .a jury of four. 8 o00 V. HI001rs. This was an action upon a mortgage deed to re cover the sum of £130 secured thereby. The pleas were first, that the defendant had not executed the deed, and secondly, that the money had not been paid by the plaintiff Mr. Holroyd appeared for the plaintiff, and Mr. Michie to watch the proceedings on 'behalf of the defendant. The jury returned a verdict'for plaintiff, damages is.; debt, £130. WALSH V. O'FPARREL. This was an action on promises, in which James Walsh was the plaintiff, and Rollo O'Farrell, the defendant. The declaration set forth, that the defendant, in consideration of the plaintiff's abandoment of an action against one John Harris, had promised to pay the costs then and there incurred. The only plea on the record was the general issue. Mr. Darvall appeared for the plaintiff, and Mr. Foster for the defendant. The jury returned a verdict for the plaintiff, dama...
SHIPS' MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
S11PS' MAILS. Mails will be closed at the Post Oflice as follows : For. Adelaide.-By the Phantom, tids evening, at O?°' For England.--By. the Tasmania, this evening, at 6 i; and the St. George on the 22nd instant. For Wellington and Nelson.-By the Star of China, to-morrow evening, at 6. For Launceston.-By the Raven, on Friday evening. For India and England.-(Overland route) by the Royal Saxon, on the 31st instant.
Maitland. COMMERCIAL AND MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
-0 (From the Maitland Alercury.) COMMERCIAL AND MARKETS. Trade has been scarcely so briskthis week although a fair business has been done. Brandy has risen considerably in consequence of the scarcity and rise in Sydney; Martell's cannot be obtained under 20s., nor in small quantities under 21s. or 22s.; an inferior kind is quoted at 15i., but we believe there is scarcely any stock in town either of it or the best. Rum has rather fallen, as has gin, which is obtainable at 21. 5s. to 21. ISs. per case. Arrowroot has suddenly risen, from a scarcity in Sydney, so great as to make it more than double the ordinary price. Sugar and tea remain the same, though the imports of the last lortnight have been considerable. Brandy was quoted yesterday at 25s., in consequence of advices from Sydney. Wool continues to pass through Maitland in large quantities everyday, most of it going on to Sydney ; what wool has been purchased in Maitland has varied from Is. to Is. 21d. per lb. A considerable quan...
CLEARANCES. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
CLEARANCES. Marcli 15.-Rmma, brig, Captain Osborne, for Auckland. Passengers-Captain Sotheby, R.N., Lieutenant Lambert, I.N., Mr. J. A. Smith, Mr. and Mrs. M'Cann, Mr. Gisborne, Messrs. Bradbury, Sinclair, D. Kinnear, Vincent, F. Glaville, J. Coolin, Mr. and Mrs. Craig and two children. 15. - Harrison, American ship, Captain Sherman, for the Whale Fishery. 15.-Australian, barque, Captain Wiles, for the Whale Fishery.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
NONE SO BLIND As THOSE wHoo WOi'T Sa. i A a curious cause has just come before the Judge de Paixof Neuilly. Some time ago Madame Plu yette, a widow lady of fift9, but whdi still attaches much imlpoirtance t persinal appearance; had the misfoirtune in, playing with a lapdog, to receive from it so severe a wound In one of lier eyes, that it cani?out of t?he sock;. -Having heard much of arti ficial eyes', and being recommended to apply to in ~epert mndhufacturer in this'way, namenl Tamisler, she gave anI .order for a glass eye, for which M. Tamhifier cihrged her i1d francs. RefTusing to pay this charge, the manufacturer summoned hei' before lthe'Jud 'ede Paix. Maidatie Pluyette Having ap p?ired,'liaodih' the glaisseye in her hand, the'Judge de Pai'' asked 'her why she ?efused to pay tlheibil wicict MI.'Tamisier; lihd siet In P o Fba veryg.~ reason,' replied tile derfedant. "I can see no more with it than I" could befor .' ; What 1" said the Julge de Paix, " did you really imagine that ...
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
1 jipping anttclligence. -0 ARRIVALS. March 13.-Caernarvon, barque, 283 tons, Cap-. tain Irvine, from the whaling grounds, having left the Bay of Islands the 25th ult. 13.-Miranda, schooner, 127 tons, Captain Bent ley, from Port Albert the 0th instant. Passengers Mr. Jones, Mr. King, and twelve in the steerage. 14:-7amnar. steamer, 130 tons, Captain Allen, from Moreton Bay the 10th instant. Passengers Mr. Ocock, Captain Farmer, Mr. Fergusson, Mr. Little, and Mr. Kingsmill. 14.-Maitlannd, steamer, 103 tons, Captain Par sons. from Port Macquarie the 13h instant. Pas sengers-Messrs. Dalton, Ralfe, Oakes. H. Cohen, Smith, Cox, Mrs. Ralfe and daughter; Mrs. Parkler, Miss M'Neil, Dr. Dawson, and eight in the steerage.
DENMARK. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
DENMARK. Tie journey of the King of Denmark to Schleswig was the occasion of popular demonstrations in that town. About 2,000 men assembled in the square before the Hotel de Ville, and after cheering vocife rously the advocate Beseler, a member of the states of the Duchy, and president of Neumunster, who had declared himself against the union of the prin cip lity with Denmark, went to tie residence of the new governor of Schleswig-llolstein, named Scheel, and gave him a charivari, which was repeated before the houses of several of the Government officers. Some disturbances followed these demonstrations, and the windows of the house of a Dane, who is said to'have been guilty of various provocations, were broken. After this exploit the crowd began to disperse, when a detachment of dragoons came and prevented the peace of the town frombeing further interrupted. Estract of the Protocol of the Sitting of the German Diet of the 17th September, 184G. RESOLUTION. " His Majesty the King of D...
TRADE WITH JAPAN. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
TRADE WITH JAPAN. . (From the- rorn;ng Chronicle.) . With whatever force or clearness the press may point out the advantages of opening up a commerce with Japan, nothing is likely to be done by Govern ment until the manufacturing and mercantile classes prove, by meetings and memorials, or otherwise, that they take a strong interest in the matter; and in order to this it may perhaps be necessary to show with- what materials the trade would have to be carried on. Fortunately we have outlived that blind rage for the precious metals by which at one period all Europe was possessed. It is now understood that gold and silver are merely instruments of exchange, and that in themselves they are far from constituting the wealth of nations. Yet, considering the circum stances of the world, It must be obvious that a very profitable intercourse might be carried on between us and a country, which in return for our commo dities had nothing to ofer us but gold. In the case of the Japanese empire, ho...
British Extracts. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
Zr(tfsg IExtractu. ---a- -0-. CUaIOSarTs orP ScIENc -At the sittings of the AssoCiation, at Southampton, it was announced that a certain professor would produce the bottled smell of lightning, we believe of the sort that the Ameri cans caNl "greased." If even the smell of lightning can be bottled after this fashion, may we not hope that thunderbolts shall be made so common that timid people may fasten their bedroom doors with teIcm.-Punclh.
Port Phillip. GIPPS LAND EXPEDITION. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
-0 - (From the Aleltourne Argus.) GIPPS LAND EXPEDITION. The following is the account of their stewardship which has been made by tie Committee of the Gipps Land Expedition : " Report of the Committee appointed by the Public Meeting to arrange the Gipps Land Expedition. " The subscribers to the Expedition have already been apprised of the general progress and results of the Expedition, the most important eventofwhich has been the placing, beyond all question, the actual detention of a white female by oneof the Gipjps Land tribe of savages. " Upon the return of the Expedition, the Com mittee commenced a scrutiny of the causes of its failure, with an especial view to the investigation of certain imputations alleged against the leader, Mr. De Villiers, of useless delays, pusillanimity, and misappropriation of the funds. " The whole of these charges the Committee una nimously consider disproved. No delay took place but what was in strict accordance with Mr. De Vil liers' instructions to...
JERRY'S PLAINS. [Newspaper Article] — Sydney Chronicle — 17 March 1847
JERRY'S PLAINS. That awful disorder, scarlet fever, is said to have made its appearance here in one family amongst the children, five of which have been affected with it at once. It has shewn itself in a mild form, and the children are all in a fair way of recovery. From the precautions taken by the medical attendant, Dr. Stolworthy, the disorder is, I am happy to hear, not likely to extend itself beyond this family. The flying foxes, which are so destructive to the orchards and vineyards in the vicinity of Maitland, have paid a visit to us at Jerry's Plains this season, for the first time; and so mischevious have been their operations at Great Lodge, that Mr. Hobden's family have been obliged to keep.watch and ward throughout the night, to psevett the entire devasta. tion of their fruit trees and vines. Perhaps this apparent northward migration of these win'ged pests may account for their present scarcity.in the neigh. bourhood of Maitland. 11th March, 1847. DUNGOG. RonsBEa Es BY T...