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BRAMFIELD, MAY 19. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
BRAMFIELD, May 19. The landlord of the Bramfield Hotel, Mr. Henry Wright, died at his residence on the morning of Friday, May 20. The cause of death was heart disease and dropsy.— A petition has been prepared to get the cemetery removed from its present site, which is nothing more than a bed of rock, to a more suitable place. The digging of the grave for the late Mr. Wright took ten men thirty-four hours, as they had to quarry it down to a depth of 5 feet, and they could not have succeeded in getting to that depth without the use of explosives.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
? snipping. ? fe&r^i «IBAMTO IiOHDON. djSfcJSg ORIENT UNH. lrUk eHOliTEST ROUTE TO EXGLAXD BY TBN DAT3. ThefoUowing ROYAL MAIL STEAMSHIP3, belonging to tee ORIENT STEAM NAVIGA TION COMPANY (Limited) and tha PAOIFIO gTEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY iriU leave Adelaide at the undermentioned datat for London via the Sues Canal: — * Tons. Tomj TMaA ... 4^19 Hay *7 Garonne... 3,^6 Aug. 11 «4Imbaraio8.E47 June 16 Orient .. &3S6 Aug. 25 JrimElder il6S June 3a fcosttania 8,825 Sept. S SSkoTT tU« July 14 fc*oria - «.686 Sept. 82 Cotopni.. «,Qg J'ly '8 Pot^ei - V«9 Oct. 8 Calling at Naples to land Passengers and Mails. And thg serviee will be maintained by suc ceeding Steamara at intervals of a fortnight, Taxes to London, 15 to 70 guinea*. Bnei Canal duet 8a. ia addition. Passages from London can be granted in Adelaide. For plane and foil particulars apply to 7. sjreen b Co, and Anderson, Anderson, b Co., feint Managers oi the Line; or to the Agents Adelaide ' JOSEFS STILLING b OO. ? ...
MONDAY, MAY 23. [Before Mr. S. Beddome, P.M., and Mr. J. H. Bagster, J.P.] [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
Mondat. Mat 23. '. '.: [Before Ur. S. Beddome, P.1L, and Ur. J. H. - - - - BaRster.JJPJ . Michael Kdly, laborer, was charged on the. : - ; ? information of John Moore with unlawfully ? j wounding him, at Orafers, on Saturday, May 21. - „- Prisoner and prosecutor were at the Crafers - ' -? Hotel on the night of May 21, when Hoore had . .,-^- a fight with a man named Look, and he jaw,... . ..i_ prieocer standing behind him with a knife in, .. its f:i his band. HeBoonalterfeltaprick,andhavingV ? knocked Lock dowa, prisoner attacked jhim^ ; ?; when he fell down, and felt his leg covered' .?? . . with blood. Dr. Foster deposed to examining JJoore, and finding a wound on the upper, part of his leg 1| inches long and S inohes deep. ' FriEoner, when arrested, said— 'He must have fallen upon a bottle. I had a — good fight .. -- ~ with him, and gave him a ? gooahammeriug.' ~ ' ~~_ .. I nevei stabbed him with the - — - kuite.' Com- -*' '-r*'~i* - mittea for trial. . ? .;'_ . '.. ? ? \ 'f'.\,
CRAFERS. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
CRAFERS. &nbsp; May 19. — Present — All. Tender accepted — No. 263, providing 2½ inch metal, Ridge-road, Thos. Whibley, 3s. 9d. per yard. J. T. Rogers and Co. offered to cart and spread metal be- tween Castle's corner and Stirling's school, Saw Mill-road, for 2s. 3d. per yard, and for all be- yond the school at 2s. 5d. per yard; accepted. &nbsp; Man to be employed to cut down saplings standing on the sides of the roads throughout the district. Chairman reported having signed plans and agreement for exchange of roads through section 839, dividing Messrs. Heath'a and Hocking's properties; approved. Council &nbsp; revised the assessment. Payments, £28 6s. 6d.
COUNTRY TELEGRAMS. AUBURN, May 24. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
COUNTRY TELEGRAMS. nfrom our own Correspondents.] AUBURN. Mav 81. To-day the Foresters held a picnic at Water vale. The principal attraction to pleaiura seekers was the athletic sports, whioh were well contested. The cup event was won by W. Athton.au Auburn athlete. OALTOWIE,May25. We had a nioe fall of rain yesterday, and during last night about a quarter of an inoh (ell. The rain will be very tonenoial to the distriot. CLARE, May 84. Tbe first of an annual series of sixpenny readings for the benefit of the local institute was commenced to-night in the town hall, and parsed off most success tally. CLARENDON, May 24. E£Tho Wesleyans celebrated their church anni versary here to-day by a tea meeting. Tbe showery state of the weather is militating agahist the enjoyabkness of the holiday. CRYSTAL BROOK, May 22. Mr. Matthew Burnett returned from town to Crystal Brook ou Saturday night, aud conducted one of bis popular meetings in the new institute hall. Dr. Parkinson presided, aud in a v...
LOCAL COURT—LAURA. TUESDAY, MAY 17. [Before Mr. A. J. Edmunds, S.M.] [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
LOCAL COUBT— LAURA. Tuesday, May 17. [Before Mr. A. J. Edmunds, S.M.] South Australian Insurance Company v. E. A. Webb.— This was a claim for £15 on an . unsatisfied judgment. Mr. Coppinger appeared for the plaintiff. Order made for payment, within one month. O'Connob y. Johnston.— Claim for £10 damages for trespass. Mr. B. W. O'Halleran ' for plaintiff, Mr. Bonnsr for defendant. It ap peared that the parties were neighboring far- . : rears, between whom an ill-feeling had for some time existed owing to tlieir cattle straying on to each other's land. On March 16 last some of defendant's cattle strayed on to plaintiffs land and were impounded by plaintiff, who now - claimed ,£10 for alleged damage sustained. The evidence, however, which wag very conflicting, showed that very little damage had been really done, and the court gave a verdict for £1 and costs. There was . another action between the same parties of the . same kind, and for a Blinilar amount, and this was decided in the sa...
THE BRADLAUGH CASE. London, May 26. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
THE BRADLAUGH CASE. Londox, May 26. Mr. Charles Bradlaugh attended a meet ing to-day at JNewcastle-on-Tyne, at which be made an intemperate harangue bearing upon his recent expulsion from the House of Commons on presenting himself and demanding to be allowed to take bis Beat as the re-elected representative for North ampton. In the course of his address Mr. Bradlaugh expressed his determination to again present himself in that Chamber, and to sit and take part in the deliberations of Parliament *' unless restrained by military officials.'
Commercial. WEEKLY EPITOME. Advertiser and Chronicle Offices, Friday evening, May 27. MONEY MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
CmmnmtaL WEEKLY EPITOME. jL&tertiiertnd. Ckromelt Offices, Friday evening, May 27. MoxetMabkbt. The cheapness of money is indaoing capi talists to purchase shares more freely, and to in vest in new undertakings which promise to pay a lair return. From official returns we gather that the late harvest was worse than expected. There was a highly satisfactory increase in the ar-3a cultivated, but tbe average yield, according to the Government statist, was only 4 bushels 68 lbs. per acre. Bad as the yield has been we shall still export breadstuff* valued at over (£1406,732. It is a noteworthy fact that whereas we supplied Vic toiiaa few years ago witb breaoacuns tnas colony aotuaUy produced more wheat last season than we did. As we have only consumers for 0,400,000 bushels in our home market we £xport more then our neighbor, who has a large popu lation tofeed. Wneat here at present is quoted 3d per bushel lower than in Victoria, eo Vic torian iarmers not only gain in the increase...
QUEENSLAND. Brisbane, May 28. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
QUEENSLAND. fFrjm our own Correspondent! Brisbane. Mav 28. The Supreme Court has given a verdict for £365 in the sugar case of Stodart & Co. v. Bridgman & Hine. Strong complaints were made as to the manner in which the totalizator was worked at the races yesterday. Mrs. Lewis, wife of the Inspector of Police, is deed. Fifty men per day on the average are arriving at 2£ebo. There are full entries for the forthcoming races at Bockhsmpton. The Minister of Public Works has returned from his northern tour. .
WHOLESALE PRICES OF COLONIAL PRODUCE. TANNERS AND [?] GOODS. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
ywnivwftArw EBIQBS OF OOLOMIAIi ? PEODUOK. .- mnTBBS AHS-raXHOHeXBirSOOBS. Bones, £2; -hoofs -and 'knuckles, £3; -shank- ; bones, from £6 to £9; hides, .best heavies, 8£d. to E|d per-lb; horns, up to 26s; pelts, Is fid to ? 'Ss ~(fd ; calfskins, 3d. to td. pel Jb.; fcit^g»ivw» jskins, np to lOd. perlb; greasy wool, 6d.to - lOd.— May2B. ; -WEOIIiSA£E«BCr»ZBZBT. 'Wholenale pricea of carcasn -meat during the ' week have *een--Prime beef, 30a ?toShSd per ? 1C0 Ids; second quality, 20s to 25s.v8heep,crass- ' bred and merinos, differed ; test sroasared - vwethert. 20s. to 25s,; others from 4.4b. to 18s.; - ewe-, 13a. to 15b.; seconds, 10s. to 12 j.;: bast ' finerino-wethers, ' 15s. to 17s. ; others Iroml2s. to 14s.; ewes, lls.; fat lambs, 193.«i.'tol2s; «thers,i8a. upwards.— May :26. -XBUIT AKD nrXOETABCES. Almonds, 7d. per lb.; lemons, Is. to Is 6d. ;pex do«en ; £gs (dry}, la. .per lb.i oranges, .-J2s per: box; -raisins, Sd. perlb.; walnuts, lOd. '. perlb. ; rhuharb, 3d perlb ; IbanaBBS....
No title [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
SpeaMug of the weathei and the crops in the South, the Southern Argviteunaka:— ^'The weather duriog the last week.waa-provokingly fine until Monday, when it began to break, and during.flConday Bnd .Tuesday some^ood shoRJexs. fell, pretty generally, we believe,, all orar-the district; Bain is. badly wanted, its absaner seriously tetsadinsp farmings operations. The ploogh can scarosly- be put totfaB«nnmdi yet; : Wftdo hope and feast rains sufficient ;will soon' set-is. At-preeent^we are sorry to say, tbareit c nofrniuon *prospeov*of * any. great wetting.0 Tie-opening «ervicea in. connection -with the new. WaJeyan Church at SummeitowB waeield on; Smdaj,; May 32^nd the celfe bcationvot. the oompletioBfflf the boilding was eentinnedon-tiiefollowiog.3taeaday^ ThaBev; J. Y. SimpaoB.pnaebed. on Sunday afternoon an^vBiiing^tbe^hnioh. beiBg=orowd8d on each occasion. A iea meeting was held^oitXaeaday. aftomaoPyand was weUatttwnafc &tbeevBn- ing a public meetiog was heuV**«UeB Hr.~Tj Ha...
Shipping News. ARRIVED. SATURDAY, MAY 21. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
piping gtos. ^^ SaxnKDax,MAx2l. BUEO, steamer, 208 tons, J. Dowell, from MaoDonnell Bay, via Beachport, Kingston, and Bobe. Passengers— Mrs. Moulden. Miss Mitchell, Mrs. Lewis and three children, Miss Anderson, Mr. Oampbell, Mr. EverIyn,'Mr. L. Oooper, Mr. Cooper, Mr. T.O. Ellis, Mr. Stock dale, Mr. D. C. Young, Mr. E. 8. Toung, Mr. VT. H. Young, Mr. Wallace, Mr. McLean, Miss Pennell, Hit, Dick, Mr. W. H. Ellis, Mr. Ballaid. Hon. Mr. P«aroe, Mcs^ Paarea, Miss Pearce, Mr. J. Pearee, Dr. Wigg, Mr. Bartello, Mr. Wallace, Mr. J. Ouxsona, Mrs. Woedyear, Miss Ourzons, Mr. Cregan, Mr; T; Hunter, Miss Lang, Mrs. Lipsett and Miss Lipsett in the saloon; and 32 in the steerage. Cargo— 8,500 bags potatoes, 150 do. wheat, 230 sheep, 11 horses, band carriage, buggy, and 8 tons Burton's Oirous plant, 5 casks fat, S bales skins aad sundries. BEIAK H0LMB, barque, 883 tons, John Johnson, from Liverpool February 30. No pas sengers. Earrold Brothers, agents. SKTEO, Eteuner, 731 tons, Wm. T.Wood houce, ...
MARY, QUEEN OF SCOTS. [Newspaper Article] — South Australian Weekly Chronicle — 28 May 1881
MABY, QUEEN OF SCOTS. By Mss. OiiPHAUT, in Si. Nicholas, Mary Stuart, the granddaughter of Mar garet Tudor, Henry VUL's sister, has played a far greater part in history than her innocent cousin, Jane Grey, whose story I have already told you. However small your knowledge of Eng lish history may De, there is not, perhaps, one oi you Doys ana gins ot America who has not heard at least the name of Mary, Queen of Scots, though it is now nearly three hundred years since she died. She was the only child of James V,, of Scot land, and his wife, Mary of Guise. English history after this period deals much with, the Stuarts. They had reigned in Scotland for many generations ; a race full of chivalrous qualities,nohle,and gentle, and graceful, but always more or less unfor tunate. Some of tbe Jameses had straggled with all their might among their rude and fierce and powerful nobility for the good of the people, of whom the king was the natural defender. Perhaps this will be to you a new view o...