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THE GOODENOUGH METHOD OF SHOEING HORSES. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 15 April 1869
THE GOODENOUGH METHOD OF SHOEING HORSES. (From teio Tlimes.) II 1860, Mr. Goodenough, an American gentleman, (well known in this country by his association with Mr. Rarey,) invented and patented a horseshoe which is said to. have succeeded in securing all necessary protection to the hoof of the horse, and in removing or reducing to a minimum the bad effects of earlier methods of horseshoe ing. The principle laid down by Mr. Good enough is that the shoe should resemble and preserve as far as possible the natural shape of the hoof of which it is a continua tion. The unshod horse has the under sur face of his foot on a general level plane, the frog and the whole margin of the hoof in contact with the ground, and the surface of the sole, between the frog and margin, somewhat raised by its own concavity. The Goodenough shoe is made precisely to follow the outline of the hoof for which it is in tended, and to reach exactly to the bars, never projecting at all beyond the heel. Its upper su...
GOULBURN. F. S. COHEN AND CO'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 15 April 1869
r. GOULnURN. r. s:' COhx ANs co's REPORT. Fat 'Cattle: :'We have to report an upward ten dency in this'market this wceek, as also a demand to purchasd fait stock for the Sydney market: and weuid -advise holders of prime'cattle to communicate with their agents before selling to outside buyers. We quote best bullocks up to £G Gs ; medium to good. .£4, 15s to £5 5s.---Store Cattle: The late -genial rains which have fallen through the colony have given the country quite a'refreshing and verdant appear ance, and should the frosts keep off will secure to graziers an abundance of both feed and water for the winter season,-and conseqiently will enhance the value of all descriptions of store stock. Our sales this week comprise in all 117 head, which we quit ted at good prices. -We also sold 13 head of dairy cattle, at an average of £5 7s, and 6 calves the pro geny of the above at OTs each-an evidence that stoclc, if well bred, will always command extreme rates.-Fat Sheep: On account of the n...
APPROVED CLAIMS FOR PRE-EMPTIVE LEASES. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 15 April 1869
APPROVED CLAIMS FOR PRE-EMPTIVE LEASES. IT is hereby notified that under the provi sions of the Crown Lands Occupation Act of 1861, claims for pre-emptive leases have been made by the persons enumerated in the subjoined list, in right of the several portions of land therein referred to, and have been approved, subject to the condi tions set forth in the regulations of 1st November, 1861. Applicants are reminded that, unless the rents of the lands in question, for the year commencing on the first January, 1869, be paid to the agent for the sale of crown lands of the district in which they are situated, or to the treasurer in Sydney, within two months from this date, it will be imperative under the 12th clause of the act, and the 7th of the regulations, to submit for sale by auction the leases of such of these lands as may remain unpaid for. The rent of leases in virtue of the under mentioned freeholds is at the rate of £1 per lot per annum for all lots not exceeding 320 acres; and at...
CHEAP RAILWAYS FOR AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 15 April 1869
CHEAP RAILWAYS FOR AUSTRALIA. (From the Homo Netos.J THOUGH the introduction of the Victorian loan of £2,000,000 has been postponed, the arrangements for it are completed, and before our next number is published it will probably have been all subscribed. As this loan is chiefly intended for railways, it will not be inappropriate to remark that opinion at home has become very strong in favour of the least expensive modes of construction, the .lightest engines, and the most economical system of working. As far as possible all the new lines which the new parliament is asked to sanction will be surface lines, without expensive. tunnelling or costly embankments; and the engines will be constructed accordingly. Mr. R. F. Fairlie has the merit of having per sistently directed attention to these matters, and he has produced a system of all others the best adapted to the exigencies of the interior districts of new countries like Aus tralia. After what we said on these subjects in our last, w...
VICTORIA. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 15 April 1869
VICTORIA. (From theo MKelbourne Argus.) FRIDAY was .set apart as a day of prayer and thanksgiving for the rain. Originally it was proposed to have a day of national prayer and humiliation on account of the drought; but that having broken up the public expres sion of feeling changed accordingly. Al though most of the churches and chapels were open, and the government offices, courts of law, banks, and insurance offices were closed, there were but few signs of any gene ral observance of the occasion. About half the shops in Collins-street were shut; but in Bourke-street business proceeded as usual. The public library and Art Treasures Exhi bition were open all day, and in the evening the theatres were well attended. Much of this was owing to the very scanty notice given that such an event as a day of general prayer was to take place; and so little pains were taken in this direction, that on Sunday last it was not till the evening service that most of the Anglican and other clergymen w...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 15 April 1869
HOLLOWAY'S PILLS.--Blood to the Head with Symptoms of Apoplexy. --- Holloway's pills are un- deniably the finest medicine in the world for bilious- ness and indigestion, in all cases of deranged stomach determination of the blood to the head, biliousness, sick headaches, liver complaints which frequently end fatally, by producing apoplexy or paralysis. There is no medicine known that will give such immediate relief as these renowned pills ;.young and old, rich and poor, patronise them, and so many cures are ef fected by their use that their praise is sounded from tihe tor Id to the frigid zone; in truth persons who travel consider them a necessary requisite. Frequent Iy the blood becomr.es over-heated the liver torpid, the skin irritated by prickely heat, and the whole system languid and exhausted. Nothing so soon gives relief as Holloways pills. CRICKET --- ABORIGINALS v. WHITES. --- On Saturday last there was a very amusing game between some aboriginals, chiefly from Yass and Burr...
WEEKLY CALENDAR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
WEEKLY CALENDAR. Days of tae week. Day of Sun rises Saun eaeta Age.oon Mouth. FITURSDAY .... Apr. 2 6 28 5 29 30 PRIDAY... ... ... ... 3 6 20 5 7 1 SATURDAY ... 24 6 80 5 12 SUNDAY ........ 25 6 1 5 25' 13 MONDAY ... ... ,, 6 2 . 4 14 TUESDAY .. . . , 97 633 5 3 15 WEDNESDAY ... 28 6 33 5 2 6 Smoon onMOON'S PHASE. Full moon, on Monday, the 80th. at 4h.0rnm. p.m.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
HOLLOWAY'S PILLs.-Health and Vigour..- To the most regular livers occasional disturbances of diges tion will occur which may be corrected at once by these famous pills, the alteratiae and tonic powers of which cannot be too highly extolled. A dose now then wil prove salutary to everyone, but a continued course must be taken by the confirmed invalid. It is wounderful how the appetite and digestion improve In proportion as the. pills exert their wholesome in fluonce over the animal..economy. They augment muscular strength and mental vigour. H1olloway's pills frequently cure diseases of the digestiv .organe. after all other medicines hbaoe failed to afford relief and they are fopecially serviceable is disorder of the liver an'l klrid -. I ek autp nganan. . TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION : (Payable in advance) Dell ered by post or forwarded) 2 dIsper annum, or is 0d per qr. by dseaLtel to the country S Delivered itn town 20s oer annum or 6s Od per qr. W ?- Credit, one shillingper quarter extra. ...
YASS. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
YASS. Wheat, 4s Od to 4s.Od per bushel Flour, fine, £14 per ton; seconds, £13 Bran, is. per bushel Pollard,-not quoted Maize, Cs to 5s Od per bushel Oats, 4s Od to 4s Cd per bushel Barley, 2s Od to 3s 0d per bushel Hay, £5 to £0 per ton Butter, fresh, 1/6 per lb. Cheese, Od to 73 per lb. .. Bacon, 6d to 8d per lb. Eggs, 9d to 18 per dozen Potatoes, new, 1? to 2d per lb HIdes, salted, 4s to 5s Od each; fresh, 7el to 9s 3d each Sheespkins, 41d to 6d per lb.
THE VICTORIAN ASSEMBLY. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
THE VIOTORIATN ASSEMBLY. C(From the Empire.): Tn-E report of the select committee appointed ce by the Legislative Assembly of Victoria to ny inquire into the charges made against cer ll tain members of that House on the occasion he of the trial of the action of Alexander v. g Jones, presents a most humiliating and ot alarming disclosure of parliamentary cor ,t. ruption. It appears that an. association of le land speculators, including among its mem bts bers some men of considerable wealth, has at been seeking to secure its aims by a free er distribution of money among members of Ic- parliament. Two measures-the Quieting *st of Titles Bill and the Land Certificate as Titles Bill-have been sustained in their y, passage through the Assembly by these un ,y worthy means. So that the bribery prac y_ tised has been directed to the purpose of in ts ducing members of parliament to sacrifice t, the public interest on that most vital ques s, tion for the community-the land question. id The rep...
SYDNEY. GOLDSBROUGH BURT AND CO.'S REPORT. Thursday April 15, 1869. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
SYDNEY. GOLDSBROUGII BURT AND CO.'S REPORT. - Thursday April 15, 1809. LIVE STocK MARKET.-Fat Cattle : A moderate. o-supply, and prices without alteration. Best quality. beef worth 25s % 100 lb.-Fat Calves- .In better demand this week. 'Prices firmer.- Fat Sheep: Market very bare, there being only about 2000 of fered direct from the graziers: The carcase butchers have risen the price to 2d I lb. We look for higher rates, and to'continue for the winter. We have sold 600 ewes at 7s 9d, and 1100 wedders at 10s.-Fat -Lambs are very scarce, and sell at higher rates. We sold:one lot at an average o; 12s 6d.-Store Sheep: Most. of the:lots we have fo: salebhave been with drawn since the rain. ETTERSIIANK EAOLESTONE AND C00.'S REPORT. ,Fat Cattle: Only a moderate supply has been of fered during the past week, mostly of medium quality with a few pens of good to prime. Sales were well attended, and prices were, if anything, firmer. Prime pens realised 25s, medium to good, 20s to 22s "6d 100 lb...
BRAIDWOOD. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
BRAIDWOO. Fliour,flno, £165 per ton; sec.nds, £14 Wheat, 6s Gd to 6s 9d per bushel Bread, 5d the 2-lb. loaf -Bran, 1/9 per bushel Maize, 5s Gd to Os 0d per, bushel -Oats, 4s Od to Os Od.per bushel -Barley, 4e Cd perbushel . -Potatoes, £7 to £7 10s -per to n JIIay, anton, £7 to £8 per ton Cheese, Od per lb. . - Bacon, Od per.lb. - Butter, fresh, 1/6 to Os per lb.; Eggs, 9d to 10d per dozen .
ARRIVAL OF THE ENGLISH MAIL. ADELAIDE, Wednesday, 1 a.m. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
ARRAlVAL :OE THE : ENGLISH MAIL. (.om tihe S. at. Tlerald'a telgraplhi~ corresponid)t:) ADELAIDE, Wednesday, .1 a.im. lTim branch steamer Rangatira :.reached Glenelg at midnight on the 13th', after passage of 192 hours; the down passagg occupied 106 hours. : The R.M.S. Geelong arrived'at the Sound at 1 p.m. on the 9th instant, and, left ,at 2 a.m. on the 10th instant; she, left Galle·at 10 p.m. on the 26th March. . The Avooa arrived at the Sound at 9 a.m. on the 5th, and sailed for Galle at miidnight.
SPAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
SPAIN. The Cortes opened with a speech, from 'Serrano. The programme'of'the proiisional government he announced, to be=-freedom. of religious worship, 'thel press, ~aid jnijbli education, the right of meeting in 'publioc and the abolition of slavery in the colonies: The government is exceedingly unsettled, and there is some :talk of. a triumvirate sueo ceeding the directory. Five persons are to be executed for the JBurgos asseasinationi.
FRANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
FRANCE. Nothing of importance has occurred since the last news, beyond a verbal warfare with Belgium on the Luxemburg, railway, ques tion. A rising of ono of',the native tribes of Algeria took place; bu itwais at' orce sup-i ,; Those ,who ,maintain that war will ?break" out in the spring, quote as a symptom the order. issued :by Marshal -Niel' prohibiting marriages in the army before next July, and' the applications of ggnorals for commands, which, accordingto barrack talk, are about being filled upi.
COMMERCIAL. AGE Office, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 22 April 1869
CO1MMEf1lAL. AaE Office, Wednesday. The 3.iwki j may be taken as the ruling whole the prt:e im QUEANBEYAN. Flcur, per ten.., fle £15 0 0 seconds £14 0 0 'Wheat. per buhel. . 0 4 6 to 0 5 0 Bran, per bushel...... 0 1 0 ,, 0 0 0 Oats ..................... 3 0 ,, 0 4 0 Barley .................. 0 ,, 0 0 lalzo .......... O 4 ,, O 6 0 Hay,.perton ........... 6, 0 0 ,, 6 0 0 'otatocs,percwtnew 0 U 0 ,, 0 8 0 Butter,perlb. ...... O 1 3 ,, 0 1 U ,.acon,perlb.......... 0 g6 ,i . 0 0 0 Cheese,per lb. (none) 0 0 0 ,, 0 0 0 Eggs, per doznor .... 0 1O 0 ,, . .0 0-?