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COURT OF REQUESTS FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE, WITH JURISDICTION TO £30. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
COURT OF REQUESTS FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE, WITH JURISDICTION TO £30. NOTICE is hereby gnen that the Couit ot Requests loi the County of Bourke, with juusdiction to £30, will be holden in Melbourne, at the Court House, Colhns-stieet, on Thuisday, the 8th day of April next, at 10 o'elock, a m. Plaints must be filed at the office of the Registiaron or before Monday, the 29th day of Maich next. Defences or sets-oil must be filed on or before Friday, the 2nd day of April next. All pleadings must be in accordanse with the forms prescribed by the late rules of Couit. By order of the Commissioner, J. S. GRIFFIN, Registrar. Melbourne, 2nd February, 1847.
COLLINGWOOD POST-OFFICE DELIVERY. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
COLLINGWOOD POST-OFFICE DELIVERY. HIS Excellency the Governor having been pleased to sanction the appeintment of a third Letter Carrier, so to allow of the extension of the Towu Delivery to Collingwood Notice is hereby given, that a Post-officee Delivery throughout Collingwood, will be com- menced on Monday next, the 22nd instant A Letter Box for receipt of unpaid letters will be fitted at the shop-window of Mr. William Sherry, in Brunswick-street, to be emptied by the leitet earner regu- larly twice a day, in course of his cncuit. Unfvid letters deposited there will ac- cordingly meet the same attention as if posted at the Post-office in Melbourne, but this cannot be made in any way to apply to pud letteis HENRY D. KEMP, Chief Postmaster Post-office, Melbourne, 19th February, 1847.
THE GEELONG MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
THE GEELONG MEETING. At Geelong, as ia Melbourne, the Pol- lution question has had its trial, and met rvith the same fate-the same unanimous uncompromising determination to have nothing to do with the unclean thing in any form or under any denomination. i The Pollutiouists of the Geelong dis irict were not, any more than their Mel- bourne brethren, without an advocate on wh';se cheek no blush of shame was vi sibK A Mr. Gilbert Robertson, a colo- nist of barely six weeks standing, and fresh from that delectable elysium of Pollution-Norfolk Island, came forward «a the mouth-piece of the boy dandies of jjate (JoJac, and after coolly telling the Chairman that he was no chairman, and the meeting that they were incapable of thinking tor themselves, waa struck aghast with astonishment, . t his insults juot being as tamely submitted to as they Wî-re wont to be by the white slaves of "Vail Diemcn's Land aud Norfolk Ish.nd, vrhen enforced by the certain prospect vi' tiie triangles and the oco...
Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 2nd March, 1847. BOUNDARY WALLS &c., TO THE POWDER MAGAZINE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 2nd March, 1847. BOUNDARY WALLS &c, TO THE POWDER MAGAZINE. >~¡PENDERS will be received at this -i- office, until noon of Saturday, the 20th instant, from persons willing to con- tract for the erection of Boundary walls, gates, &c, to the Powder Magazine, Bat- man's Hill, Melbourne. Tenders to be endorsed " Tender' for Boundary walls &c, to the Powder Maga- zine, and deposited in the box marked " Tenders," at the West entiance of the new Government Offices. The plans and specifications may be seen, and further particulars obtained at the Public Works Office. C. J. LA TROBE.
ENGLISH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
ENGLISH NEWS. Tut Hobart Town Courier ot the 3rd in- stant contains a further summary of Eng- lish news, from which we glean the fol- lowing intelligence. The Prince of Wales ha\ ing attained a tifih bnth-day, a brevet was issued on the occasion 4i)0 officers of the army .and '¿li of the navy hav# íeceived brevet frank. JHer Majesty and the Rojal Family armed at the Isle of Wight on the 18th No\ ember. There had been some food riots in Kin- sale, and the county of Claie was still disturbed, and in consequence of the continuance of obstruction and intimida- tion prevalent in this county, the Lord Lieutenant had been under the necessity of-suspending the further progress of public works in the district. Tipperary had been the scene of another awful murder. Mr. Benjamin J. Cook, of Galbooly, wasshotdead while proceeding from his stable to his dwelling-house Mr. Cook was married, and was much esteemed in the neighbourhood He was respectably lonnected, being a cousin of one of the county...
ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. NOTICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. NOTICE is hereby given, that the An- nual Licensing Meeting of the Justices of the Peace, acting in and for the District of Portland, will be holden at the Police Office, Portland, on Tuesday the 20th day of April next, for the pur- pose of taking into consideration all ap- plications for Licenses, under the Act of the Governor and Council, 2 Vic. Rec No. l8. h All applications for Licenses under the said Act must be filed with the under- signed on or before Tuesday, the oth day of April next. J. ALLISON. Clerk of Petty Sessions. Police Office, Portland, 8th March, 1847.
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th February, 1847. TITLE DEED—PORT PHILLIP LAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 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, I Melbourne, 9th February, 1847 j
COURT OF REQUESTS FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
COURT OF REQUESTS FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE. NOTICE is hereby given that the Court of Requests for this county will be holden in Melbourne, at the Court House, Collins-street, on Monday, April 5th 1847, and the following days, at the hour of nine o'clock in the forenoon. Plaints must be delivered at the office of the Registrar, on or before Saturday 27th day of March instant, Defences or set-offs must be filed on or before Thursday, April 1st 1847. Every plaint, defence, or set-off must have the name and residence of the plain- tiff and defendant written thereon. In defended cases the plea of defence or notice of set-off, must be in accordance with the forms prescribed by the late rules of court. By order of the Commissioner, J. S. GRIFFIN. Registrar. Melbourne, March 5th 1847.
Queen's Theatre Royal. NOTICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
a&uenr* anhafte «ofial. NOTICE. THE usual Ball and Supper in connexion with the St. Patrick's Society, will be held in the Queen's Theatre Royal, on Thursday Even- ing, March 18th. Tickets (five shillings each, to admit a lady nnd gentleman) to be had from Mr. Mervin, Mr. O'shannassy, Mr. P. Bourke, & .Mr. J. T, Smith at the Theatre. Dancing to commence at nine o'clock.
ACT OF COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
ACT OF COUNCIL. HIS Excellency the Governor directs it to be notified, that the Right Honorable the Secretary of State foi the Colonies, has intimated in his Despatch, undei date the Sth September last, that Her Majesty has been giaciously pleased to approve and confum the undermen- tioned Act, passed by the Governor and Legislative Council, in the ninth year of Hei Majesty's reign, viz. - No. 13 -An Act to amend an Act, intituled, 'An Act for the bettei preservation of the Potts, Harbours, Havens, Roadsteds, Channels, Naviga- ble Cieeks, and Rivets, m New Soath Wales, and the better Regulation of Shipping in the same' (11th October, 1845.) By His Excellsncy's Command, E. DEAS THOMSON
ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. NOTICE is hereby given, that the An- nual Licensing Meeting of the Justices of Petty Sessions, acting in and for the town of Melbourne, in the dis- trict of Port Phillip, will be holden at the Police-office, Melbourne, on Tuesday, the 20th day of April next, (being the third Tuesday in the said month of April,) for the special purpose of taking into consideration all applications for licenses, under the Act of the Governor and Coun- cil, 2 Vic, No. l8. All applications for licenses under the said act, must be filed with the under signed'.oh or before Tuesday the 6lh day of April next. W. R. BELCHER, Clerk Petty Sessions, Melbourne. Police-office Melbourne, 10th day of March, 1847.
RENEWING OF PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
RENEWING OF PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSE. NOTICE is hereby given that persons desirous of obtaining; a Publican's License (or renewal of same) are directed to hand into the Clerk of Petty Sessions, (Wedge's Station, Mount Macedon,Wes tern Port District,) a notice in writing to that effect on or before the 1st Tues- day in the month of April next, for the purpose of considering such applications, under the Act of Council, 2 Viet., No. l8 of 1838. - By order, WM. JONES. Clerk of Petty Sessions , for Mount Macedon.
ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. NOTICE is hereby given, that the Annual Licensing Meeting of Jus- tices of Petty Sessions, acting in and for the District of Geelong, will be holden at the Court-house, Geelong, on Tues- day, the 20th day of April next, for the purpose of taking into consideration such applicatious for Licenses as may have been lodged on or before Tuesday, the 6th day of April next, under provisions of the Act of. the Governor and Council, 2nd Victoria, No. l8, of 1838. ALFRED J. EYRE, Clerk of Petty Sessions. Police-office, Geelong, 10th March, 1847.
BELFAST. PUBLICANS' ANNUAL LICENSING MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
BELFAST. PUBLICANS* ANNUAL LICENSING MEET- ING. NOTICE is hereby given that the Annual Licensing Meeting of the Justices of the Petty Sessions, act>ng m , ladJ°¿ the Dlst"ct of Port Fairy, will be holden at this office on Tuesday the 20lh day of April J Applications for licenses must be lodged vviththe undersigned on or before the 7th day of April. A. H. HUME. Clerk of the Bench. Police Office, Belfast, March 5th 1847.
THE STATE OF THE COLONY. (From the Sydney Morning Herald.) [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
; THE STATE OF THE COLONY. (Fiom the Sydney Morning Herald.) The departure of the March packet sug- gests the expediency of our reporting, lor the information of our friends ni England, the present state and immed- iate prospects of "the land we live in." The physical condition, of the colony throughout its lengths and breadths, was never more flourishing than it is uow, and has been since the commencement ol' summer. Indeed, the oldest inhabitants with whom we have conversed are of opinion that, as a whole, this has been hy far the most luxuriant season within their, memory. The rains have been so frequent, so regular, so copious, and and yet so steady and searching, that the earth has heeu thoroughly saturated, and our creeks, gullies, and " watet holes" well replenished. This abundant moisture, combined with the half tropical warmth of our solstice, has covered the ? land with beauty, and filled it with pleuty. The whole country smiles in verdant happiness. Gardens, and or- chard...
ANNUAL LICENSING DAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
ANNUAL LICENSING DAY. NOTICE is hereby given that a gene _ ral meeting of the Justices of Petty Sessions, acting in and for the District of Murray, will be holden at the Police Station, Broken River, on Tuesday, the 20th day of April next, for the special purpose of taking into consideration all applications for licenses, in accordance with the Act of the Governor and Coun- cil, 2d Victoria, No. IS. Applications to he lodged with the un- dersigned on or prior to the 6th day of April next, as required by the said Act. ROBT. GARNSEY MEADE, Clerk of Petty Sessions. Police Station, Broken River, 9th March, 1817.
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir Charles Augustus Fitz Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hanoverian Guelphic Order, Captain . Geneidl and Governor-m Chief of the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice Admiral of the same, &c , &c. ^1 Tí 7 HEREAS the Legislative 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, therefore, I, Sir Charles Augustus Fitz Roy, Knight Companion of the Royal Hanoverian Guelpmc 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 tvv entieth 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) CIIS. A. FITZ ROY. By His Excellency's com...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
WANTED to rent, 3,000 EWES for a term of three yenrs Address A. 13., at the office of this paper, stat- ing full particulars, (pre paid) will be immedi- ately atteuded to. Wanted-1,500 to 2,000 Ewes. ANTED to purchase, 1,500 to 2,000 EWES. Apply to Mil. RALEIGH, Wharf. w Wanted, BY a single ma», who has had considerable experience in mercantile business, a situa- tion as Bookkeeper or General Clerk and Sales- man, Reference as to character und ability can be given. Address (post paid) to A.B.C., at the Argus Office. ÏOif" Would bave no objections to go to tho country, where the advertiser has had some expe- rience. To Fencers. SIX good Fencers wanted to put up a fence within half a mile of town. Apply to I A. SUTHERLAND. I Marun 9. TO LET-Allotment No. 17, block No. 11' m Bourke-street, on . building lease o' 21 years. Apply to M'LACHLAN & SHAW. 27th January, 1847. raviîxt, A can have it by applying at Mr. Wilson's, Confectioner, Swuuston-street, and paying ihe expense ol ad...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 16 March 1847
JOB PRINTING. The Public aiie respectfully informed, that Bob Ita OF ALL KINDS, WILL BE EXECUTED AT TRE MELBOURHC ARGUS OFFICE, With neatness, accuracy, and dispatch. Th» Printer particularly invites attention to his printing of BOOK-WORK, the whale of his type for that purpose being perfectly new, and conse- quently greatly superior to any ither office in Melboumt, . For London. A regular Trader. II E fine A 1 barque " ABBERTON," ' 451 tons register, Thomas Pain, _|Commiinder, having the greater part ot her cargo on board, will have quick despatch. For freight or passage, apply to DALGETY, BORRADAILE & GORE, Melbourne or Geelong. For ¡London. For Passengers only. mHE " SPARTAN" having I completed her lading, will sail from Point Henry, on Sun- day, the 14th iust. She has two Poop cabins disengaged, for which early applica- tion is necessary. Apply tr Captain Davison, on board or to DALGETY, BORRADAILE & GORE.. Melbourne or Geelong March 8, 1847. REQUIRED, . , ONE HU...