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THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE. Friday, August 4, 1842. COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE, August 3, 1842. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE. Friday, August 4, 1842. COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE, August 3, 1842. The Lieutenant-Governor directs it to be noti- fied, that the following gentleman, being duly qualified, has received the sanction of the govern- ment to act as a contract surveyor, under the system for the management of the Survey De- partment set forth in the government notice of the 24th November, 1838 :— Frederick Robert D'Arcy, Esq. The Lieutenant-Governor directs the publica- tion of the following draft Act, which, in obedi- ence to instructions with which his Excellency has been honoured by her Majesty's government, it is his Excellency's intention to bring before the Legislative Council :— " An Act to repeal the Second Section of the Act of Council of this Island, intituled An Act to proride for the Main- tenance of Light-houses in Van Diemen's Land and its Dependencies, and to make other provision in lieu thereof ; and to reduce the Rates and Charges of Pilotage of Steam Vessels." ...

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PRINCIPAL SUPERINTENDENT'S DEPARTMENT. July 27, 1842. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

PRINCIPAL SUPERINTENDENT'S DEPARTMENT. July 27, 1842. Notice. — The Principal Superintendent of Con- victs hereby notifies, that two ships with female convicts are daily expected ; and requests that all persons desirous of obtaining their services will be pleased to forward written applications (post paid), setting forth the description of ser- vant required. August 4, 1842. The tickets-of-leave granted to the under-men- tioned convicts have been cancelled for miscon- duct, by order of his Excellency the Lieutenant- Governor :— Joseph Morse, Recovery ; Mary Milligan America ; William Jeffrey, Isabella ; John Hun- ter, Frances Charlotte.

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AUDIT OFFICE. August 3, 1842. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

AUDIT OFFICE. August 3, 1842, Warrants for Contingent Expenses sent to the Colonial Treasury for Payment between the 28th ultimo and this date :— G. Maclean, immigrants, Orleana ; J. Harri- son, Williams v. Scott ; T. Gardiner, travelling expenses ; the sheriff, to pay T. J. Crouch, H. Lyon, and T. Walton, ditto ; Murtagh & Co., repairs ; F. Coy, travelling expenses ; J. Murray, shoes ; H. Gulston, forage ; A. Biggs, ditto ; G. Aitcheson, ditto ; K. Murray, ditto ; J. Browne, shoes ; W. Grayling, meals, &c. ; estate of H. Black, tea, &c. ; W. Mawle, forage ; J. Johnston, shingles, &c. ; W. Hamilton, furniture ; J. Price, rewards ; J. M'Cann lime ; J. T. Waterhouse, stores ; W. Rout, ditto ; T. Tilley, repairs, &c. ; D. Dunkley, stores ; T. Harbottle, varnish ; G. Smith, quartering, &c. ; Brown and Douglas, stores ; Easby & Robertson, ditto ; J. T. Waterhouse, ditto ; W. Rout, ditto ; J. Robert- son, ditto ; J. Jennings, casks ;...

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GENERAL POST OFFICE. August 1, 1842. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

GENERAL POST OFFICE. August 1, 1842. The following Ship Letters have been put into the unpaid letter-box at Launceston since the 1st ultimo, and are now lying at that office for the Sea Postage :— England — Mr. Richard Hobbs, Cornwall. New South Wales — Mr. Thomas Bennett, Syd- ney ; Mr. Thomas Gould, Sydney. Portland Bay — William Balday.

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COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, May 26, 1842. TREASURY BILLS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, May 26, 1842. TREASURY BILLS. Notice. — Tders for bills on the Lords Com- missioners of her Majesty's Treasury at thirty days' sight will be received by the undersigned every Wednesday until further notice, to the ex- tent of £6000, in exchange for equal portions of British sliver and dollars. The tenders to specify the amount and rate of premium. GEO. MACLEAN, A.C.G. July 28, 1842. Notice. — Tenders for the supply of the follow- ing stores, &c., urgently required on account of the convict service, will be received at this office until 12 o'clock on Wednesday, the 17th day of August next.   Medical Department. Blankets, hospital, 120 | Sheets, hospital, 200 Palliasses, hospital, 120 |

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Principal Superintendent's and Probation Departments. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

Principal Superintendent's and Probation Depart- ments.   Awls, blade, closing, 59 | Oil, sweet, gallons 2 Ditto, ditto, heel, 59 | Plates, tin, 1500 Ditto, ditto, sewing, 59 | Saucepans, tin, 8-quart, Beams, iron, with scoop | 10 scale, 28lbs., 2 | Ditto, ditto, 6-quart, 10 Blankets, hanmock, 600 | Ditto, ditto, 4-quart, 10 Boilers, iron, 30 gallons, | Palliasses, hammock, 8 | 1000 Bell, watch or call, 84 | Pincers, shoemaker's, 8 lbs., 1 | Pails, water, 100 Boxes, shaving, 36 | Punches, leg-iron, 8 Brushes, ditto, 60 | Rasps, shoemaker's, 12 Bottles, oil, tin, 2 galls., | Rings, maul, iron, 12 3 | Rope, old, lbs. 2240 Ditto, ditto, 5 ditto, 3 | Rugs, hammock, 1800 Cleavers, butchers, large | Saws, tennon, large, 10 6 | Shirts, men's, striped, Casks, water, 6 | 2300 Chisels, steel, cold, 12 | Shoes, men's, pairs, 4000 Jackets, men's, 2800 | Steels, butcher's, 14 Knives, butcher's, large, | Scoops, floor, tin, 18 20 | Thimbles, tailor's, 54 Knives and forks, table, | Th...

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Tasman's Peninsula. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

Tasman's Peninsula. Adzes, shipwright's, 6 | Oil, whale, gallons 205 Awls, blade, heel, 206 | Pincers, shoemaker's, 18 Ditto, ditto, sewing, 515 | Rasps, wood, 14 inch, 5 Axes, felling, 100 | Ditto, shoemaker's, 36 Ditto, grubbing, 170 | Rings, mauls, iron, 24 Ditto, pick, 244 | Rugs, hammock, 560 Beams, iron, with scoop | Screw, jack, double, scale, 28 lbs., 7 | large, 1 pair Blankets, hammock, 950 | Spokeshaves, 8 Carts, hand, 4 | Sheaves, block, compo- Files, cross-cut saw, 36 | sition, 4-inch diameter Glass, broken boxes, 2 | by 1 inch, 4 Gouges, socket, 2 inch, 1 | Skins, bookbinder's, 60 Hammers, claw, large, 9 | Ditto, kangaroo, 84 Hoes, grubbing, 350 | Ditto, sheep, dressed in Iron, Swedish, flat, 2½ | oil, 1500 x ¼-inch, lbs. 112 | Stock for bitts, cooper's, Ditto, ditto, 1½ x 3/8-inch, | 1 lbs. 112 | Do. and dies, for black- Ditto, ditto, 3 x 3/8-inch,| smith's, 1 lbs. 56 | Thimbles, tailor's, 32 Ditto, ditto, square, 3/8- | Thread, whited-brown, inch, lbs. 56. | lbs. 50 D...

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FEMALE HOUSE OF CORRECTION, LAUNCESTON. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

FEMALE HOUSE OF CORRECTION, LAUNCESTON.     State of the Female House of Correction at Launceston, 30th July, 1842 :— Under colonial sentence .............. 8 Solitary confinement ..................... 7 Confined by order of the magistrates .... 87 Nursing children ................ . 10 Sentenced to the wash-tub ........... 9 Servants, cooks, &c. ................ 6 In the hospital .................. 19 Women assignable in Launceston ...... 48 Ditto ditto in the interior ........... 4   Total number of women — 198 Children under one year old .......... 34 Ditto ditto two years ................... 3 Ditto ditto three years ............ 1   Total number of children — 38

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PUBLICANS' LICENCES, [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

PUBLICANS' LICENCES, At Campbell Town, on Thursday, the 1st day   of September now next ensuing, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon.

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PUBLICANS' LICENCES, [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

PUBLICANS' LICENCES,       At Longford, on Thursday, the 1st day of September next.

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PUBLICANS' LICENCES, [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

PUBLICANS' LICENCES, At Launceston, on Thursday, the 1st day of September next, at 11 o'clock in the forenoon.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 10 August 1842

TO BE DISPOSED of by private con- tract, at Low Head, River Tamar, a very, substantial-built STONE DWELL- ING, containing four rooms, and a very commodious attic, capable of being con- verted into two good bed rooms with a good, detached kitchen, and other out- houses, and a good well of water all the year round, together with ten, fifteen, or twenty acres of ground. The house is pleasantly situated, commanding a view of   the river, and there will be considerable river frontage given. — Title, a grant from the crown. TERMS — one-third cash, and the other two-thirds in bills at three and six months. For particulars apply to Mr. J. R. Bate- man, Harbour Master, Launceston ; or the proprietor, Low Head. J. CORDELL. August 9. WANTED by the Van Diemen's Land   Company. — A working overseer, a married man will not be objected to, pro- vided his wife will undertake the manage- ment of a dairy. A competent shepherd. A kitchen gardener. A house cook. One pair of sa...

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ADVANTAGES OF THE INSTITUTION. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

ADVANTAGES OF TUE INSTITUTION. A subscribed capital in England, afford ing perfect security, which1 being partially invested in this colony, will contribute to instead of detracting from the profits of the company, as is the case of the English so cieties, who pay a higher rate of interest to the shareholders than is yielded by their investments. The trustees are in possession of ample funds within the colony to meet losses when they shall occur, which funds will be from time to time increased by further re mittances from the company in England, and by the investment of colonial Pre miums. Rates of premium lower than those of the companies which do not offer participation In profits, and very much lower than have before been offered in this colony. Participation, to the one thousand policy holders of the oldest dates for the time being, in profits, to the extent of one-half, including those of the annuity branch, which in England are very considerable. Thus the assurer may make a ce...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

SHIPPING.       FOR SYDNEY. — The packet brig WILLIAM, Le Grand, master, will sail for the above port positively on Satur- day next, 13th August. For freight or pas- sage, apply to JOHN GRIFFITHS. August 6. FOR PORTLAND BAY. — The favourite schooner MINERVA,   110 tons, James Fawthrop master, hourly expected, will commence loading imme- diately on her arrival, and be dispatched about the 12th August. For freight or pas- sage, apply to HENTY & CO. July 30. FOR SYDNEY DIRECT. — The fine first-class fast-sailing schooner DEBORAH, 130 tons burthen, Thomas     Wing commander, hourly expected, and will meet with quick despatch. For freight or passage apply to G. & F. FISHER. Wharf, August 6. FOR MELBOURNE. — The regu- lar trading schooner SIR JOHN FRANKLIN, 70 tons, John Jenkins com- mander, will positively leave the Queen's Wharf on Thursday next, the 11th inst. For freight or passage apply to M...

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ADVANTAGES OF THE INSTITUTION. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

ADVANTAGES OF THE INSTITUTION. A subscribed capital in England, afford- ing perfect security, which, being partially invested in this colony, will contribute to instead of detracting from the profits of the company, as is the case of the English so- cieties, who pay a higher rate of interest to the shareholders than is yielded by their investments. The trustees are in possession of ample funds within the colony to meet losses when they shall occur, which funds will be from time to time increased by further re- mittances from the company in England, and by the investment of colonial pre- miums. Rates of premium lower than those of the companies which do not offer participation in profits, and very much lower than have before been offered in this colony. Participation, to the one thousand policy holders of the oldest dates for the time being in profits, to the extent of one-half, including those of the annuity branch, which in England are very considerable. Thus the assurer may make a...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

EX " OCEAN QUEEN." MRS. POWELL begs to announce to her friends and the public that, in addition to   her well-assorted stock of goods, she has just received, per Ocean Queen, the fol-   lowing articles, which she recommends as being of highly superior quality, having been selected in England by a competent judge. Muslin collars | Green hernani handkerchiefs Brussels lace collars | China crape shawls in great variety and Pelerines | of various sizes Muslin shawls | Printed French merino dresses, very Gauze handkerchiefs | superior, and of the most modern Rich gauze veils | style in make and pattern Blonde lace ditto | Coloured gros de Naples Foulard scarfs | Striped ditto Chine ditto | Watered gros de Afrique, assorted Ditto ditto with plaid ends | colours Plaid satin scarfs | Ditto ducape Velvet bonnet ditto | Printed Foulard for ladies' dresses, in Ditto half-handerchiefs | great variety, of the very latest style Plaid ditto | and highly superior quality C...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

ON SALE, wholesale and retail, at the   Launceston Store, Charles-street — Oranges Red Herrings Preserved ditto Arrowroot Almonds Pearl barley Oatmeal Walnuts Barcelona nuts Pickles Sauces Capers Cigars Earthenware Glass Slops Blankets Counterpanes Calicos Prints Hats Hosiery Gloves, &c. ALSO — Several cases prime gunny bags, and three   dozen cases of good old port. G. COOPER, Agent. August 10. In the matter of the Insolvency of Thomas Archer, of Launceston, in Van Diemen's Land, Victualler. NOTICE is hereby given, that thee meet- ing of the creditors of the above-named insolvent, held this day, for the proof of debts, has, by order of William Gardner Sams, Esq., Commissioner of Insolvent Estates for Launceston, been adjourned to Wednesday, the twenty-fourth day of Au- gust instant, at the hour of ten o'clock in the forenoon, at the court-house, Launces- ton, at which time and place the said in- solvent will be heard on his application for a discha...

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TIDE TABLE. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

TIDE TABLE. Saturday .. 5 22 p.m. | Tuesday .... 7 35 a.m. Sunday .... 6 5 a.m. | Wednesday .. 8 20 a.m. Monday .. 6 50 a.m. | Thursday ... 9 5 a.m. Friday .... 9 50 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 1842.

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SHIP MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

SHIP MAILS. To LONDON, by Henry, on Saturday, the 20th August. To PORTLAND BAY amd ADELAIDE, by Hawk, on Monday, 15th instant. To SINGAPORE, by Ocean Queen, on Tuesday 16th instant.

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PHASES OF THE MOON. First Quarter, August 6, 53 past 7 morning. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Examiner — 13 August 1842

PHASES OF THE MOON. First Quarter, Augnst 6, 53 past 7 morning. August. | Sun rises. | Sun sets. | Length of day. 13 | 6 56 | 5 4 | 10 8

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