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Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 23rd February, 1847. NORTH EMBANKMENT AT THE PRINCE'S BRIDGE, MELBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 23rd February, 1847. NORTU EMBANKMENT AT THE PRINCE'S BRIDGE, MELBOURNE. i npENDERS will be received at this | -S- office, until noon of Saturday, the ; 13th day of Maich next, from persons willing' to contract for making an Em , bankment at the north end of the Prince's Bridge, Melbourne. I Tenders to be endorsed " Tender for ' North Embankment of Prince's Biidge," and deposited in the box at the west en- trance of the new Government Offices. | Specification and plans may be seen, and further particulars obtained, at the Bridge Office, daily between the hours ol' 10 and 1 o'clock. W. LONSDALE.
FURTHER EXTENSION OF THE JETTY IN CORIO BAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
FURTHER EXTENSION OF THE JfcTTi IN CORIO BAY. TENDERS will be received at tliis Office until noon of Saturday, the 13th day of March next, from persons willing to contract for the further exten- sion of the Jetty in Corio Bay, at North Geelong. Tenders to be endorsed " Tender for the further extension of the Jetty in Co- rio Bay," and deposited in the box at the westentrance of the new Government Of- fices, Melbourne. Specification and plans may be seen, and further particulars obtained, at the Bridge Office, daily, between the hours of 10 and 1 o'clock. W. LONSDALE.
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency bir Charles Augustus Fit/ Hoy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hano\enan Guelphic Older, Captain General and Go^ernor-ln Chief of the Temtoiy of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice Admiral of the same, &c , &c XVfHEllEAS the Legislatne Council TT of New South Wales now stands prorogued to Tuesday, the 9th day of March instant, and it is ex- pedient further to prorogue the same Now, tlierefoie, I, Sn Charles Augustus Fit/ Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hanoverian Guelphic Older, in piusuance of the power and authority in me vested as Go\einor of the said Co- lony, do hereby fuithT pioiogue the said Legislatne Council to Tuesday the twentieth day of April next Given under my Hand and Seal at Government House, Sydney, this seventeenth day of February, in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight' hundred and forty-six, and in the tenth year of Her Majesty's reign. (Signed) CHS. A. FITZ ROY. By His Excellency's command, E. DEAS ...
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. (Published by Authority.) [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
PORT PHILLIP GQVER.N1V23SNT GAZETTE, (Published by Aulhoiity.) IMPOUNDED at Morang, Uiver Plenty, 23rd February, 1847 : A bay mare, aged, long switch tail, black points, broken mouth, few grey hairs on forehead, saddle and collar marked, little white on off hind foot, 2 near shoulder, qHE oi-qHB off neck A light chestnut mare, six years old, white blaze down the face, hind legs white, a fresh sear on chest, JL con- joined near shoulder A large black horse, five years old; shows a'great deal of the Cleveland breed, IJ near shoulder, P\V off side, off neck few grey hairs, off shoulder as if ip from a sear. . If not claimed and released on or be- fore the ;18th March next, they will be sold at the pound yard according to Act of Council. JAMES DUNBAR, Poundkeeper. 7s. Od.
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. (Published by Authority.) ACT OF COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
PORT PHILLIP GOVESÎIHSH7 GAZETTE. (Published by Anihoiity.) ACT OF COUNCIL. HIS Excellency the Governor directs it to be notified, that the Right Honorable the Secretary of State for the Colonies, has intimated in his Despatch, under date the Sth September last, that Her Majesty has been graciously pleased to approve and confirm the undermen- tioned Act, passed by the Governor and Legislative Council, in the ninth year of Her Majesty's reign, viz. -. No. 13.-An Act to amend an Act, intituled, 1 An Act for the better preservation of the Ports, Harbours, Iluvcns, Roaditeds, Channels, Naviga- ble Creeks, and Rivers, in New Snath Wales, and the better Regulation of Shipping in the same.' " (21th October, 1845) By His Excelhncy's Command, E. DEAS THOMSON.
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th February, 1847. TITLE DEED—PORT PHILLIP LAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th February, 1847. TITLE DEED-PORT PHILLIP LAND. THE undermentioned Deed has been transmitted from this office to the Surveyor General, to be afterwards de- spatched to the Deputy Registrar, Mel- bourne, for enrolment in the Supreme Court, Port Phillip, under the provisions of the Act of the Governor and Council, 5th Victoria, No. 21, when it will be forwarded to the Sub-Treasurer for delivery to the Grantee, on payment of the established fee thereon, viz. : PORTION OF LAND. Deed dated 23rd January, 1847. William Rutledge, 5120 acres, near Warrnambool, Merri River. By His Excellency's Command, E. DEAS THOMSON. Superintendent's Office, . Melbourne, 9th February, 1847.
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
PROCLAMATION. By His Excellency Sir Cha.rles'-jAugus * «Tus Fitzroy, Knight Companion of the ' Royal Hanoverian Guelphic Order, Captain-General and Governor - in Chief of the Territory of New South | Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice Admiral of the same, &c, &c. WHEREAS by an Act or Ordinance of the Governor and Legislative Council, passed m the second year of the reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria, intituled, " An Act for consolidating and "amendingthe Laws relating to the Li ' censing of Public Houses, and for fur "ther regulating the sale and consump "tion of Fermented and Spirituous Li " quors in New South Wales," it is amongst other things enacted, that no house for which either a Publican's Ge- neral License or a Wine and Beer Li- cense shall be granted within the towns of Sydney, Parramatta, Windsor, Mait- land, and Bathurst, shall have any ingress or egiess except m the street or streets named in the License for such house, and that every such license sha...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
For ï>airacestoxi> II E fine fast sailing brig ' "SKERNE," 121 tons, J. G. Stains, master, will sail for the above port ou FRIDAY NIGHT, of the 5th For freight or passage, apply to II. M. BLANCH, or, to MORTIMER &v SON. March 1st, 1847. For Sydney. THE CUTTER " SWAN" immediately on the discharge o her cargo, will sail for the above pórtT For freight apply to " WATSON & WIGHT. A 'Wanted, GOOD PLAIN COOK. Apply MRS. COLE, William-street. WANTED, A FEMALE SERVANT. Apply to Mrs. Cassell, Eastern Hill. WHEAT, rSjIHJS undersigned advance on Wheat con JL signed to their friends in London, Alessrs. John B. Elin k Co. MCLACHLAN & SHAW. 4th February, 1847. Governess Wanted. _ ,K& rANTED a competent Governess for a family residing ¡u the immediate vicinity if Melbourne. First-rate references us to character and com- petency will be required. Apply to Air. Kerr, MEcaouaNB Anous Office. "OTT ANTED-A Run cnpable of carrying V V 20,000 Sheep ; a liberal price ...
PORT PHI GOVERNMENT lligence. (Published by) [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
\ *,' PORT phi; I «O VEHNMEN7 Utßcncf. (Published bv IMPOUNDED / l2Hons, Stanes, master lowing dates,sengers see Argus of Tues ~-x-&lt;n¡r"¿&lt;j~Waratugh^ from London, via Ade- laide. Passengers-Mr. »fand Mrs. William- son. ,_ Feb. 26-Abberton, Pain, master, from Ade- laide via Portland Bay. Passengers-Dr. Heley, Wr. Macks. Feb. 28- Wave, schooner', Wnrcus, master, from Portland Bay.-Passengers -Messrs. Juhnstone, M'Crim muí Brennan : une aborigi util, nine steeruge passengers and a prisoner of the Crown. CLEARED^OUT. Feb. 26.-Alice Maud, Williams, master, for LondoujL, Pussengen.- Alessrs. C. Baines, T. Pemtl$T. Pulshim, W. Butler, John Bar, H. Broughton, J. Simms, mid li. Brow». ' * IMPORTS. Feb. 24.-Skerne, from Sydney-1 case apples J. Graham ; 13 cases British goods, J. Porter & Co. ;' 217 bags sugar, W. & II. Barnes and Co. ; ?53, bags coffee, 20 ditto rice, 11 cases «ago, 2 Watson and Wight; 51 chests and b'6 hall chests lea 3 case« curry, 2 di...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
JOB PRINTING. The Public are bespecti'ully infohmed, that ¿Soft iptrinf ins OF ALL KINDS, WILL BB EXECUTED AT THE MEXiBOVaxri: Ä22.GUS OFFICE, .s &lt; With neatness,accuracy, and despatch. Tht Printer particularly invites attention to his( ''printing of BOOK-WORK, the whole of his type for that purpose being perfectly neio, and conse- quently greatly superior to any ither office in Melbourne. For Xiondon Direct. TO LOAD AT POINT HEÜTIY. SHE fine first-class bnrque .' SPARTAN," ;364 tons register R Davison, .commander, having the greater part ot her cargo engaged, will have immediate despatch. For freight or passage, having superior accom- modations, apply to DALGETY, BORRADAILE & GORE, Melbourne or Geelong For London Direct. (To Sail on the 5th of March.) Under engagement not to Sump or Deck-press her "Wool. 1HE fine first class teak built copper fastened ship, " BOMBAY," _________ James Moore, commander, has room lor a lew bales of wool only, accom- modation for cab...
OURT.—(CROWN SIDE.) Jay, Feb. 25, 184[?]. POP [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
[??] COURT.-(Crown Side.) [??] day, Feb. 25, 1847. [??] Governonor the Resident Judge,) [??] jury was impannelled: &nbsp; [??] (Foreman), J. M. Ardlie, T. [??] Alexander, Anthony An- &nbsp; [??] Andrews, M. Benjamin, J. [??] William Anderson, D. Barry, J. [??] and M. Ahern. Ptolemy, Bobby, and Bullet Eye, the aboriginal black natives 0f the Co- [??] were jointly indicted for the wil- ful murder of Mr. Andrew Beveridge, at the Murray River, by spearing him on the 23rd of August, 1846. Upon the prisoners being called upon &nbsp; to plead, they stood mute. Mr. Barry, standing counsel for the aborigines, suggested that an interpreter might be sworn. His Honor said it was necessary to as- certain whether they stood mute from ma- lice or otherwise. Mr. Barry, from what he understood, would admit that the prisoners possessed sufficient capacity to take their trials, if the information could be communicated to them. Mr. E. S. Parker, Assistant Protector of Aborigines...
THE ANTI-TRANSPORTATION MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
THE ANTí-TRANSPORTATION MEETING. The public meeting convened hy his Worship the Mayor on the requisition of a large number of the inhabitants, for the purpose of publicly determining whether the introduction of British criminals to this province would be agreeable to this community was held in the Queen's Theatre, yesterday, pursuant to appoint- ment, and proved, as we had anticipated, a veritable " monster meeting," the num- bers far exceeding the attendance at any previous meeting held in the province, .It was not alone in nuinbeis, however, that the meeting of yesterday stands pre- eminent beyond its predecessors whatever their subject-there was an unanimity of feeling, and an earnestness of purpose manifested in the proceedings which we should look for, in vain, in the records of past assemblages of the inhabitants, and which we would fain hope is not only the certain indication of a fixed determi- nation to withstand the threatened pol- lution to the death, but is also the har-...
PORT PHILLIP MEDICAL BOARD. February 1st, 1847. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
PORT PHILLIP MEDICAL BOARD. February 1st, 1847. WE, the undersigned, the President and Members of the Port Phillip Medical Board, appointed by His Honor the Superintendent, under the Act 8th Victoria, No. 8, intituled " An Act to define the qualification of Medical Wit- nesses at Coroners Inquests and Inquiries held before Justices of the Peace, in the &nbsp; Colony of New South Wales," do hereby certify that the undermentioned gentle- men have submitted the necessary testi- monials of qualification, viz. : Anderson, Alexander Arbuckle, Alexander Bailey, James, Goulburn River Barker, William, Mount Alexander Campbell, William Henry, Melbourne Cheyne, Alexander M , M.D. Cussen, Patrick, M.D., Melbourne Clutterbuck, James Bennett, Melbourne Campbell, Neil Curdie, Daniel, M.D., Port Fairy Dickson, James Drummond, James, Portland &nbsp; Flemming, William, Melbourne Forsayeth, Samuel Fowler, Thomas Hollingsworth Greeves, Augustus F. A., Melbourne Greeves, George River Exe...
Domestic Intelligence. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 2 March 1847
Domestic Intelligence. Meetings ov Ckejhtors, &c.-To- morrow, Richard Forrest, application for certifi- cate, at 11 o'clock. David S. Smyth, first lind only meeting, assets under ¿!100, at half-past 10 o'clock. James Al'I.uren, fin>t and only meetiug nssets under .£100, ut 12 o'clock. Melbourne Debating Society.-On Friday evening hist, Air. Atigier's subject, "Is Learning or Riches more cocduci.e to Hippi ness," wus. as advertised, opened hy Air. Rue, who .adverted to the conclusion at which this meeting had arrived upon the hist subject under consideration, viz., that learning should be applied to public, not ii.dividuul youd," us stated ; that as the gentleman proposing die subject bud not been definite in his question, be should take the meun mgufthe pripu^ii it«, tu public happiness, und puiot out, id the um (due, the disadvantage» arising from the mis tpplicution of either learning or rubes; 01, seLomily, the gi cat good which may be derived from the combinution of b...
FURTHER EXTENSION OF THE JETTY IN CORIO BAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 9 March 1847
FURTHER EXTENSION OF THE JETTY IN CORIO BAY. nnENDERS will be received al this .fl' Office until noon of Saturday, the 13lb day of March next, from persons willing to contract for the further exten- sion of the J etty in Corio Bay, at North Geelong. Tenders to be endorsed " Tender for the further extension of the Jetty in Co- rio Bay," and deposited in the box at the west entrance of the new Government Of- fices, Melbourne. Specification and plans may be seen, and further particulars obtained,, at the Bj idge Office, daily, between the hours of 10 and 1 o'clock. W. LONSDALE.
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 9 March 1847
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir Charles Augustus Fitz Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Ilano\etian Guelplnc Older, Captain . Genet al and Go\ernor - in Chief of the Tetntoiy of Ne« South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice Admitul of the same, &c , &.c \X/HEltEAS the Legislative Council Vt of New South Wales now stands prorogued to Tuesday, the 9th day of March instant ; and it is ex fedient further to prorogue the same : iow, therefore, I, Sir Charles Augustus Fitz Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hanoverian Guelphic Order, in pursuance of the power and authority in me vested as Governor of the said Co- lony, do hereby further prorogue the said Legislative Council to Tuesday the twentieth day of April next. Given under my Hand and Seal at Government House, Sydney, this seventeenth day of February, in the year of Our Lord one thousand eight hundred and forty-six, and -in the tenth year of Her Majesty's reign. (Signed) CHS. A. FITZ ROY. By His Excellency's co...
COLLINGWOOD POST-OFFICE DELIVERY. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 9 March 1847
COLLINGWOOD POST-OFFICE DELIVERY. IS Excellency the Governor having been pleased to sanction the appaintment of a third Letter Carrier, so to allow of the extension of the Towu Delivery to Collingwood. Notice is hereby given, that aPost-officee Delivery throughout Collingwood, will be com- menced on Monday next, the 22nd instant. A Letter Boxfor receipt of unpaid letters will be fitted at the shop-window of Mr. William Sherry, in Brunswick-street, to be emptied by, the letter carrier regu- larly twice aday,,in courseofihis circuit. Unpaid letters deposited there willi ac- cordingly, meet' the same' attention* as if posted at the Post-office in, Melbourne^ | but this cannçfr.ba- made, in any way to apply, to paid,letters. I HENR.Y D; KEM'Bj. Chiefi Postmaster. Post-office, Melbourne; 19th February, 1847.
COURT OF REQUESTS FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE, WITH JURISDICTION TO £30. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 9 March 1847
COURTOF KhQUfcSTS Füll TUE COUNTY OF BOURKE, WITH JURISDICTION TO ¿'30. NOTICE is hereby given that the Court of Requests for the County of Bourke, with jurisdiction to £30, will be holden in Melbourne, at the Court House, Collins-stieet, on Thursday, the 8lh day of April next, at 10 o'clock, a.m. Plaints must be filed at the office of the Registrar on or before Monday, the 29th day of March next. Defences or sets-off must be filed on or before Friday, the 2nd day of April next. AU pleadings must be in accordance with the forms prescribed by the late rules of Court. By order of the Commissioner, J. S. GRIFFIN, , " ,, Registrar. Melbourne, 2nd February, 1847.
MR. EDWARD CURR AND POLLUTION. Ye're a terrible man, Ned Curr, Ned Curr, Ye're a terrible man, Ned Curr, Ye're beat man, gae way, say ye're wrang, An' hae dune, an' mak nac main demur [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 9 March 1847
MR. EDWARD CORR AND POL- LUTION. Ye're a terrible mau, Ned Curr, Ned Curr, Ye're a terrible man,'Ned Curr, Ye're beat mun, gae way, say ye're wrung, An' lue dune, an' muk nae mau demur So Mr. Edward Curr intends to persevere in his pollution crusade, notwithstanding the decided expression of the opinion of the monster meeting ! And for what reason do our readers imafri np? Wlur i«".-"»«, ;~ the opinion of the worthy Pollutionist, "the monster meeting never discussed the question really before it !" This no- table conclusion Mr Curr arrives at by the following process of reasoning;-He says-" The meeting did answer Mr. Gladstone's question, ' Will Port Phillip accept convictism on any terms?'and I join the meeting in saying ' No, not on any terms whatever.' But the meeting has not answered, nor attempted to an- swer, the employers of rural labor, who say though we will not accept convictism, we will, on certain terms, accept freed convictism. &c."' Now making every allowance f...
Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 23rd February, 1847. TIMBER BRIDGE OVER THE BROKEN RIVER. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 9 March 1847
Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 23rd February, 1847 TIMBER BRIDGE OVER TUE BROKJiN UIVER. TENDERS mil be leceived at this office, until noon of Satin day, the 13th day of March next, fiom pet sons ?willing to contiact for electing a Timbe i Bridge over the Bioken Rivei, on the Port Phillip and Sydney Road. Tendéis to be endorsed "Tender for Timber Bridge over the Bioken River," and deposited in the box, at the west entrance of the new Government Offices, Melbourne. Specifications and plans may be seen, and further paiticulars obtained, at the Budge Office, daily, between the houis of 10 and 1 o'clock. W. LONSDALE. I MPOUNDtîD at Bulleen, Upper Yarra : One light led cow, branded AV near rump, W near shoulder, blotch milk- ing rib One black heifer, white along the back, JM near side One brindle steer, T off thigh One light red cow, black muzzle, dia, înona near rump, HL milking shonlder, WK milking lump, figure ^ milk- ing rib One light red snail horned yearling steer, white hind ...