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PUBLICANS' LICENSES, HOBART TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
PUBLICANS' LICENSES, HOBART TOWN. NOTICE is hereby given, that the fourth Quar- terly Electing of Justices of the Peace, for the con- sideration of applications for permission to trans- fer or continue existing Licenses, and for Certifi- &nbsp; cates of approval of new Licenses being granted, for the Police District of Hobart Town, (including Kangaroo Point,) will be held in the Court of Re- quest's Room, Hobart Town, on Monday the 4th &nbsp; &nbsp; day of August next, at ten o'clock in the forenoon. Dated this 6th day of June, 1844. A. C. STONOR, Clerk of the Peace.
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. [POSTSCRIPT.] TUESDAY AFTERNOON, 1ST JULY. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. [POSTSCRIPT.] TUESDAY AFTERNOON, 1ST JULY. THE Sisters, from Manilla, is just coming in. She brings sugar, spices, and a variety of other articles. She was chnrtered by Messrs. Burns and White, and left Hobart Town on 3rd March last. The Osprey may be expected in about a fortnight. THE SHIPWRECKED.—According to the public advertisement in our last the Rev. Mr. Nisbett preached on Sabbath forenoon in behalf of the unfortunate survivors of the Mary, and the Rev. Mr. Lillie in the evening. The collection after the two ser- vices amounted to a total of £18 12s. The Rev. Mr. Manton preached for the same object at the Bethel, and obtained £5 8s. 8d. Messrs. Carter and Lewis have been engaged in the benevolent work of obtaining sub- scriptions, and we learn that they have already raised considerably more thnn £100, &nbsp; independently of the collections above mentioned. MECHANICS' INSTITUTE.—We regret that the state of the weather on Friday night was such as i...
ACCOUNTANT OF STORES' OFFICE. 21st June, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
ACCOUNTANT OF STORES' OFFICE. 21st June, 1845. Tenders will be received at this Office until 12 o'clock on Saturday, the 5th July, for a supply of the undermentioned articles, required for Colonial service :— Bibles, 30 Testaments, 50 Books of Common Prayer, 12 Reams of Yellow Foolscap Paper, for print- ing purposes, 30 Letter Envelopes, 2000 &nbsp; Note ditto, 1000 E. J. MANLEY, Accountant of Stores.
LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. THE LOSS OF THE " AMITY."—Intelli- gence reached this on Friday night of the loss of the Amity while on her passage to Port Albert. The circumstances of her loss we understand were these :—That on Wednesday, the 18th instant, about four o'clock in the morning, a heavy gale blowing, much snow falling, and the vessel being under close-reefed topsails, it being also very dark, the wind bearing from north- west, the Amity was sailing to the eastward of Cape Barren Island—the S. E. point of that island bearing to the S. and by W. —when she struck on a shoal about sixteen miles distant from land. The first time she struck her rudder was unshipped, and the second, it was carried off. Boats were immediately got ready, by means of which the whole crew and Mr. Gilbert the butcher, owner of the vessel, landed on the east coast of Flinders' Island by eight in the morning. Everything belonging to the crew was lost. While at Flinders' the party were discovered by the sealers f...
PUBLICANS' LICENSES, LONGFORD. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
PUBLICANS' LICENSES, LONGFORD. Notice is hereby given, that the fourth quarterly Meeting of Justices of the Pence, for the conside- ration of applications for permission to transfer or continue existing Licenses, and for certificates of approval of new Licenses being granted for the Police District of Longford, will be held in the ????? Dated this 14th day of June, 1845. A. R. TRURO, Dep. Clerk of the Peace.
DR. NIXON. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
DR. NIXON. A letter appears in another column re- lating to the painful situation in which the Prelate of the Episcopalian Church in this colony has been placed by Lord Stanley's Despatch. We have no doubt that con- siderations of temporal advantage will not be allowed to influence the decision of one whose conscientious devotion to his prin- ciples we have never questioned, although we might not sympathise in them.
THE "REVIEW " NO MORE! [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
THE " REVIEW " NO MORE ! " Friend after friend departs, Who hath not lost a friend ?" THE Review is extinct! He whose genius so long gave intelligence and vigour to it has taken a farewell of the public! A whole community mourns, and we seek for language in which to express the general sorrow ! The Review, yes, the Review, is extinct " the light of other days is gone." No more will its truthful pages inform the credulous, no more will they indicate the course of wisdom and of goodness, no more will they exhibit the events of peace and war, no more delight retired veterans, no more deal out faithful anecdotes of the great de- parted, no more of " coming events cast the shadow heforc." He, the Protcus, whose thoughts were mirrored there,—now " the guished ornament, the father of the Tasmanian press, the hapless martyr to " thirty years' duration " of injustice,—he, has retired from the agitation and the turmoil of a public vocation ! Alas ! alas ! how do the mighty drop away—the age o...
[?] Shipping. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
Miscellaneous Shipping The steamar Gipsey is undergoing repairs in her machinery, having for the present discontinued her trips to George Town. The brig Indian, Captain Paine, for London, dropped down the river on Sunday morning, the last wool ship the season from this port. The Alpha, from Flinders' Island, is hourly ex- pected at George Town, with the surviving pas- sengers of the barque Mary. The buoy-boat waits there to convey them to town. The crew arrived in the hoot belonging to the settlement at Winders, and have been provided with temporary accommodation and rations by Captain Bateman. MEDITERANEAN SERVICE. - The Vindictive, frigate, 50, was commissioned at Portsmouth by Commander Austin, for the flag of Sir W. Austen. Directly the rendezvous was opened, hundreds of sailors thronged the doors, volunteering for the ship. Captain Michael Seymour (1826) has been appointed.—Standard, The schooner Will Walch, was purchased by Mr. T. Hyndes for £510.—Sydney Herald. The Wesleyan s...
LAUNCESTON. No arrivals since our last. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
LAUNCESTON. No arrivals since our last. DEPARTURES.—June 24.—Brig Indian, 276 tons, &nbsp; Thomas Paine, Master, for London, H. Reed, agent. Passengers—H. Seagrim, Esq., Mr. and Mrs. Mence, Mrs. Hamblin and child, Mrs. Irvine, G. Lozenby, John Granger, William Harrison, John Stansmore. IMPORTS. Nil. EXPORTS. &nbsp; Per brig Indian, for London. 182 bales wool 44 bales leather, 41 casks tallow, 30 quarters &nbsp; wheat, Henty & Co.; 138 bales wool, 11 pieces Jarra wood, 242 quarters wheat, 3 tons bark, 2,000 trenails, 1 case papers, 1 ditto, pianoforte, H. Reed ; 146 hales wool, 6 casks tallow, 133 quarters wheat, 32 pieces gum plank, Kerr, Bogle, & Co. ; 1 carriage, 59 bales wool, Borradaile & Co. ; 20 bales wool, 5 casks tallow, 1 cask seal skins, Geo. Claridge ; 9 holes wool, James Robertson ; 41 quarters wheat, P. Oakden ; 2 bales wool, King & Co. ; 5 bales wool, P. T, Smith ; 15 bales wool, 4 casks head matter, 1 trunk shawl...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
TO CORRESPONDENTS. &nbsp; &nbsp; The letter of " A Subscriber " was received yesterday, too late for insertion ; but we shall immediately enquire into the matter explained, and be happy to find his in- formation correct. " A Colonist's" letter came also too late for this number.
TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION, &c. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
TERMS OF SUBSCRIPTION, &c. The OBSERVER will be delivered in Town every Tuesday and Friday mornings. A Country Edition, containing the Intelli- gence received from Launceston, the Interior, or other places, on those days, will be posted in the evening. SUBSCRIPZTIONS.—10s. per quarter in ad- vances 13s. credit. ADVERTISEMENTS.—Twelve lines and un- der, 2s. 6d., and 2d. for every additional line, for each insertion. Considerable reduction on Advertisements continued for any lenyth of time. Advertisements are received at the Publishing Office in Collins Street on Monday, till 12 o'clock, and on Thursday till the same hour. Adver- tisers must state the number of insertions desired, on their Advertisements, other- wise they will be continued until counter- manded, and charged accordingly. No verbal communications attended to. *** COMMUNICATIONS for the Editor, Orders for the Paper and Advertisements, to be addressed, or left at " THE OB- SERVER " Office, (MR. GEORGE ROL- WEGAN'S...
COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, June 21, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
COMMISSARIAT OFFICE, Hobart Town, June 21, 1845. On Tuesday next, the 1st of July, after the sale of the prison ship stores, Mr. T. Y. Lowes will sell by public auction, on account of the convict service about 50,000 lbs. bran. Terms—Cash, and the lots cleared away imme- diately after the sale. GEO. MACLEAN, Deputy Commissary-General.
COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. This day, Mr. T. Y. Lowes will sell by public auction at the Commissariat Magazines, on behalf of the Accountant-General of Her Majesty's Navy, the surplus stores, prison fittings, &c, landed from the male convict ship Mount Stewart Elphistone, Terms -Cash, and the lots to be cleared away immediately after sale. GEO. MACLEAN, Deputy Commissary-General.
MRS. CAUDLE'S CURTAIN LECTURES. LECTURE. MR. CAUDLE HAS LENT FIVE POUNDS TO A FRIEND. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
MRS. CAUDLE'S CURTAIN LECTURES. LECTURE. MR. CAUDLE HAS LENT FIVE PUUNDS TO A FRIEND. " You ought to be very rich. Mr. Caudle I wonder who'd lend you five pounds ? But so it is : a wife may work and may slave ! Ha, dear! the many things that might have been done with five pounds ! As if people picked up money in the street ! But you al- ways were a fool, Mr. Caudle ! I've wanted a black satin gown these three years, and that five pounds would have pretty well bought it. But it's no matter how I go, not at all. Everybody says I don't dress as becomes your wife—and I don't ; but what's that to you. Mr. Caudle? Nothing. Oh no ! you can have fine feelings for everybody but those belonging to you. I wish people knew you, as I do—that's all. You like to be called liberal, and your poor family pays for it. " All the girls want bonnets, and when they're to get 'em I can't tell. Half five pound would have bought them—but now they must go without. Of course they be- long to you ; and anybody ...
Shipping intelligence. HOBART TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
Shipping Intelligence, &nbsp; HOBART TOWN. No arrivals—no departures, since our last. VESSELS IN HARBOUR. Barque William Hyde, from England . . . . . . Mount Stewart Elphinstone, ditto . . . . . . Eliza Ann, from New York . . . . . . Urgent, from Manilla . . . . . . Psyche, from Port Phillip Schooner Eagle, from Circular Head. . . . . . . Marys, from Adelaide . . . . . . Lilias, from Port Phillip
AN ACCOUNT OF THE PERSECUTION AT KILLERTHAL, IN TYROL, IN 1838. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
AN ACCOUNT OF THE PERSECUTION AT KILLERTHAL, IN TYROL, IN 1838. It appears to be the policy of the Austrian monarch, and of the priests in tho Alpine regions of the Tyrol and of Saltzburgh, that Protestantism shall have neither toleration nor existence Contrary to the treaty of Westphalia, the toleration edicts of Joseph H., and the act of the Germanic confede- ration, which secured liberty of conscience to all the subjects of the empire, the Protes- tants, both of formers days and of the pre- sent time, have been banished from the mountains and the valleys of Tyrol and the Saltza. The more infection of genuine Protestantism is dreaded by the Roman hier- archy, and therefore it must, if possible, be prevented or destroyed. Hence the recent expulsion of the Zillerthal seceders from the Romish church. Zell, the principal town in the lovely valley of the Ziller, is in the neighbourhood of Saltzburg, and forms part of the diocese of the archbishop of that cir- cle or province. The inhab...
AUDIT OFFICE. 28th June, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
AUDIT OFFICE. 28th June, 1845. WARRANTS for Contingent Expenses sent to the Colonial Treasury for payment between the 21st of the current month and this date :— The Education Commissioners, Remuneration P. Macbeth, Boots The Chief Justice, Travelling Expenses W. Sorell, Witnesses Expenses Rev. J. Lillie, Repairs of Parsonage House R. Joseph, Lime W. Rout, Candles I. Gloster, Boards S. Crisp, Pine T. Y. Lowes, Coals Easby & Robertson, do. Dickenson, Brothers, Stores G. Bryant, Lime R. Armstrong, Freight R. Watkins, Transport T. Brooks, Board, &c. E. Stevens, ditto J. H. Nicholls, Repairs C. Sutton, Transport G. Wright, Repairs C. Reid, Lime I. Smith, Medical Attendance H. Thomson, Meals The Sherifif, To pay the officers of his Depart- ment Travelling Expenses R. Clebrune, Stores J, Wiseman, ditto J. Brent, ditto Dickenson, Brothers, ditto G. F. Goble, ditto J. F. Sharland, Medical Attendance J. Hording, Travelling Expenses I. Johnson, Oil, &c. H. Thomson, Meal...
Present number of Jews. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
Present number of Jews. Some erroneous statements concerning the existing number of the seed of Abraham in the world, have drawn out from Mr. Noah, of New York, the following statistics which are worthy of publication. Mr. N. is said to be well informed respecting the con- dition of this people, and we presume the estimate is to be relied on as accurate. The total number of Jews he places at full six millions, which are divided and located as follows :— In all parts of ancient Poland, before the partition of 1772.............. 1,000,000 In Russia, comprehending Moldavia and Wallachia............. 200,000 In the different States of Germany 750,000 In Holland and Belgium............... 80,000 In Sweden and Denmark ........... 6,000 &nbsp; In France............ 75,000 In England............... 60,000 &nbsp; In the Italian States................ 200,000 &nbsp; In all North and South America, &nbsp; and the West Indies. 100,000 In the Mohammedan States of ...
JEWISH SYNAGOGUES. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
JEWISH SYNAGOGUES. THE Hebrew nation bave seven synagogues &nbsp; in London, two at Liverpool, and one at &nbsp; each of the following places :—Bath, Bed- ford, Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, Can- terbury, Chatham, Cheltenham, Dover, Ex- eter, Falmouth, Gloucester, Hull, Ipswich, &nbsp; Leeds, Lynn, Manchester, Newcaslle-upon &nbsp; Tyne, Norwich, Nottingham, Penzance, Ply- &nbsp; mouth, Portsmouth, Ramsgate, and Sheer- &nbsp; ness ; total in England, thirty-four syna- gogues. &nbsp; Besides which they have congregations at Jersy, Gibraltar, Malta, and Corfu ; in the West Indies, at Barbadoes ; Montego Bay and Spanish Town, Jamaica ; at Montreal and Quebec, Canada ; at Sydney, Launces- ton, Hobart Town, and Wellington, New Zealand, in Australia ; at the Cape of Good Hope, and at Cochin, Arachigamel, Porgoor. Chenotta, Mela, Tertoor, and Matram, on the coast of Malabar, all under the protec- tion of the British Government.
HOBART TOWN PRICES CURRENT. TEAS. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 1 July 1845
HOBART TOWN PRICES CURRENT. TEAS. £ s. d. Hysonskin...............per chest 4 10 0 Congou............do. 6 0 0 Hyson, fine.............per catty 2 0 0 Gunpowder.............do. 2 10 0 Orange Pekoe no demand .. do. 1 10 0 Souchong............. do.........do. 1 10 0 SUGARS. Manilla .............per ton £26, 27 0 0 Mauritius.......................do. 28 0 0 West India...............do. £28. 30 0 0 &nbsp; English, refined .............lb. 0 0 4½ —, crushed.............do. 0 0 4 FRUIT. Raisins, muscatel............. lb. None. —, Smyrna, scarce.... do. 0 0 5¾ &nbsp; —, Cape,.... do.............do. 0 0 5¾ Currants.............do......do. 0 0 6 Almonds. Jordan...........do. 0 1 9 Rice, Bengal (wanted, per ton 16 0 0 —, Java none in stock).. do. 14 0 0 PORTER. Taylor's (scarce, hhd. £5 10, 6 0 0 Elliott's and in demand).. hhd. 5 0 0 Trueman's .. do.............do. 5 0 0 &nbsp; Bottled . . . . do.doz. 0 0 6 ALE. Ind & Smith's (scarce, and . . hhd, 6 0 0 Elliott...