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POLICE INTELLIGENCE. ALBERTON POLICE OFFICE. Thursday, 20th Dec., 1855. (Before Capt. Carey, S.M.) [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 28 December 1855

POLICE INTELLIGENCE. Alberton Police Office.   Thursday, 20th Dec., 1855.   (Before. Capt. Carey, S.M.) John Martin was charged by acting   sergeant Despard with being a prisoner of the crown illegally at large. The prisoner stated that his term of punishment had ex pired previous to his leaving Tasmania. His worship however, explained to' him   that the "Influx of Prisoner Prevention   Act", passed by the Legislative Council   of Victoria, does not permit any emanci- pated convict to come to the Colony until three years after the expiration of his sen- tence. The prisoner was then informed   that he should be sent to Hobart Town by first opportunity. Edward Grimes who was charged with the same offence, was remanded for two days.   Sarah Hibbs, an old offender, was       charged by Sergeant-major Pearson with having been drunk and disorderly ...

Publication Title: Gippsland Guardian
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Gipps Land Guardian. Friday, 28th December, 1855. OUR LAWS AND LAW MAKERS. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 28 December 1855

<£>ipps ICflirir&uai'ftmit, Friday, 28th December, 1855. OUR LAWS AND LAW MAKERS. 1/AW making- is an agreeable amusement;. In former-times, that- is :ji good many years ago,-law making' was considered an hono rable distinction, and those only were thought competent to take part in it who had a little brains and were able to use them. But times are changed. Now-a days we eschew all sucli antiquated no tions. Mind, or brains, or ability might have been requisite in the days of our an cestors but we want no such encumbran ces. We can' make, laws by the', acre' and rattle them off in an hour or two, and we are perfectly indifferent as to their compo sition or their working.. In their compo sition they may be contradictory or silver nonsense, but we are above the criticism of the ignorant laity; and. if they he found totally unworkable, why then we can amusev ourselves by tinkering up the j the old or 'making' a bran now set. As for what posterity may think of us, w...

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SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. ARRIVED (PORT ALBERT). [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. ARRIVED (PORT ALHERT). January 9.—Mary Ann, brtgantinc, 116 tons, G. Graves, from Hobart Town. January 10.—Storm Bird, p.a.s.x. Co's Steam er, ba tons, J. B. Sydserff, from Melbourne. Passengers—cabin; Dr. and Mrs. Iledley, Mr. and Mrs. Timmins, Mrs. I-Iughes, Messrs. Hughes, Planner, ' Sharman, Wood and Harris, Miss llalston. Steerage, 13. • •. , . IMl'OKTS. .• " January 0.—Mary Ann, from Hobart Town; 2 prs. wheels, 9 kegs nails, 5000 ft. timber, order; '2 boxes soda, 1 cask, nails,- 4 casks ^.whitening,;. Davis; 50* bags flour,-Turnbull; 2 prs. bows', and yokes, Stratton, 2, cases raspberry vinegar, Burn; ' 4000 pSilinjj 10,000 shingles, Disher. + - : ' January ;lb.-^Storm-Birdi'from- Melbqurrio;; 1 i hlid. brandy, Dislier; 2 brls. beer,' G .clies'ts tea, 2 half-chests do.,;2 casks; sugary 6>>mats; do., ,12 i bags do. and sundry free goods.^ ,

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Gipps Land Guardian. Friday, 11th January, 1856. THE LATE GOVERNOR. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

Friday, 11th January, 1856. THE LA.TE GOVERNOR. Last week it' was our painful duty to chronlclb;the"'dentil of His Excellency Sir Charles Hotham, we have this week to re cord his removal to man's final resting' place—-the! grave. The occasion has given rise, in. many instances, to sad reflections, and we believe there are few men but feel regret at the .event; apart from all political consideration our sympathies are with the deceased. The suddenness of the death— and that too in the very, vigor of manhood, in the fullr enjoyment of . the blessings of life, and the possession of liis reason and perceptive powers of mind—is ,a thing tha t cannot be otherwise than lamented. H6 lias passed away from the sublunary sphere —let the good remain after him—the evil pass.intq the silent tomb—iinremembered. We do not intend to pronounce a posthu mous eulogy^-or funereal -panegyric over the.departed things as often as fulsome as they are unjust. If a man deserve praise we believe hi', should ha...

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COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. PORT ALBERT. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. :• ''POET'ALBERT. •' '' '' ' ■ The'-following;1 particulars;' oi the JLradc. and;: Revenue of-the Port1 for the year-1855 have been ; obtained fiom official Returns. if ,r ' The total declared value ot Imports as compared with the previous year was, 1851 £30,561 - 1855 24,517 , iThis appare.nl (ailing off is fully accounted for by the establishment ol steam communication with;; Melbourne,.as no account is kept' of the value of goods b.ought coastwise The.total declared, value of. exports as compared ' with the previous year-was, ■■■ 1854 £67,266 -Y 1855 68,051 The principal articles of export were as follows: :i 1854 > 1855 Cattle, Number 4,954 5,728 "- ^Sheiip, •"' IS',591 '" 22,533 AVool, lbs 226 875 169,184 great portion of the Wool shipped last year; went coastwise to 'Meluourne, which was not pre viously the case .to any extent; it is therefore not Included in this statement, which accounts for the apparent falling ofr iii that article of produce. I ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

A ''premium 'was lrttely-bfiPerecl by an Agricultural Society; for the-best; morle of irrigation ; 'and/the latter word, by a mis take of tho printer, having- been changed to " irritation," a'former, sent his wife to gain the prize. • ' ; v '=M It is a fact -.that mathematical figures can be produced by sound. . A determi nate mathematical figure' was shewn to result frommerely 'passing' a' violin bow over a brass plate on which 'sand had1 pre viously been strewn; and tha same result, with a different' mathematical figure, was produced when aglnssvessel'was employed. The intelligence from the seat of war has caused no diminution in the despatch of the munitions of war from'Woolwich, nor has it suspended in theslightest degree the receipt of projectiles'frorii tho foundries, 1 as vessels amvb'!thoi,e':'in,:*''th(B---'6am8^i'finiH I succession as usual: -Times.■ -wViv ;■ j

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FUNERAL OF THE LATE SIR CHARLES HOTHAM, K.C.B., GOVERNOR OF VICTORIA. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

FUIERAL OP THE, LATE SIR flHARLES HOTHAM, K.C.B., / GOVERNOR OP VICTORIA. I ...... >. Jhe Funeral of. the late 'Sir Charles H<|tham, Governor of tllis Golonvy whose pwmature decease has created the most •profound, sensation amongst all classes of ^persons, took .-place on Friday. In accor dance ..with., the reecommendation of his ,"\V"orship: the Mayoiy nearly all places of business were closed during the day. Long before ■ the hour appointed lor the doors of the Cathedral to he opened—half past three ;o'clock—its immediate-vicinity was' crowded by a host of well dressed persons, a great number of whom were in full mourning. In every part of the city, and on the roads leading to it, vehicles of every description and horsemen were seen hastening to join the mournful procession at its starting point, the Cathedral. .Major Nelsony'.tlie Acting Deputy Adjutant-Gene ral, directed the procession generally, and was well aided in his duties by Mr. Inspec tor Bookey. ooon atter...

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GOLD MINES IN THE CRIMEA. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

©OLD MINES IN THE CRIMEA. (From the London New Monthly Magazine; Dr. Maynard, the French physician, has published a work of travels, in which, he malies the following extraor dinary statement. It is possible that his assertions may be exaggerated; but, 'ats any rate,' now that the Allies have done so much towards becoming masters of' the Crimea, such a subject is extremely interesting. ■ olf ^England and France were to talie possession' oi the whole of the Crimea, and wished, without keeping up an ar my of occupation at a vast e\pensc, to prevent. .Russia from ever re-cstab lislnng - her. power, they .have - only to deciee that hencefoith the Guinea should(be- an independent .State, self governed.; And to attract thitlier in less sthan 'a .year as many .millions of ' inhabitants''. Leonid-be lodged, onthe :soily-it- would-b'e snfricientifbr'-them to declareij'the:ports?:free,'and''t6 plant;-on the summit' of the Telia tir Dagb,1 a banner' inviting the', gold-s'cekcrs, of every natio...

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LATER ENGLISH AND EUROPEAN INTELLIGENCE. WRECK OF THE MAIL-SHIP SCHOMBERG. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

LATER ENGLISH AND EUROPEAN • INTELLIGENCE. WRECK OF THE MAIL-BIIIP SCHOMBERG. , On' Friday morning intelligence arrived - in town that the mail-ship Schomberg had beea wrecked upon the coast near Cape' Otway; but that the passengers and mail had : been saved.: Upon. further enquiry this was found to be correct;; and- from ; what can be ascertained it appears that about half-past eleven o'clock on .Thursday. evening, the wind blowing fresh. from . the« south-west, Captain Forbes descended to his cabin, after instructing the third mate,, in charge of the deck, to inform him if the ship made land, also advising him not to go too near it. Shortly afterwards. the captain re-ascended to the deck, and found her drifting inshore, when lie instantly 'at tempted to go about, but the wind fell, and the vessel refused to come round. He then tried to " wear" her, but the swell forced her inshore, when she landed on a sandstone reef, between Moonlight Heads and Cape Otway, and about 15 miles west...

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LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. LAND SALE AT SALE, FLOODING CREEK, GIPPS LAND, 4TH FEBRUARY, 1856. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

- ' local?.intelligence; v, < . , , . -- - fc f, I J LAND SALE: AT,, SALE, FLOODING V f CHEEK,'GJPPS^'L AND,"4tii '' " "" ' - FEBRUARY,'^lSo'e.', , /.The followingi-Town' and .Suburban lots will be offered for. sale',..by -publid rauctipn, at tlic Police .Office, Sale. Deposit—10 per cent. - 1 f > TOWiT LOTS. - ' ' Upset price £8 per acre Stratford. Stratford on the Avon or D mil Op JRloer, about Twelve miles (timet' north ' 'from. Sale, Flooding Creelt. Lot 1 Two'roods, allot. 1 of sec. 20 2 Two roods, allot. 2 of sec. 20 4 3 Two roods, allot. 3 of sec. 20 • 4 Two roods,/allot. 4 of sec. 20 5 Two roods, n.Hot. 5 of sec. 20 6 Two roods, allot. 6 of sec. 20 i 7 Two roods', allot. 7'of sec. 20 8 Two roods,' allot. S of sec. 20. ! , 9 Two roods,jallot. 9 of sec. 20 i , 10;Two roods,-allot. 10 of sec. 20-| I 1.1 Two. roods, allot, l of sec. 22; ! : 12 Two roods, allot. 2 of sec. 22;. i ■ 13 Two'roods, allot.: 3 of sec; 22! 14 Two roods, allot. 4 of sec. 22 ' | • •■• ■■15 T...

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NEWS OF THE WEEK. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

NEWS OP THE WEEK;; Owing' to the Storm Bird not obming-afc her usual time we have been obliged to condense that intelligence which we should have otherwise, given; in!'a more detailed form< " '" "■ " ' ' ~~Thif Ws"of the Schomberg has given rise to milch1 discussion during the.past week?5 ''It'•••'appeal's from the various state ments,>which werermade at the meeting of the passengers) held at the Mechanics In stitution on Thursday last; thattlieconduct ,of,. Captain "Forbes:, had .been., during. vthe voyage and at' the time of the sad - occur-' ence most, reprehensible; almost! amoun ting to'the:.wanton loss of the vessel; and an official, investigation into tlie affair is demanded-of, the Government. Eleven clays later European intelligence has-ai'rived. ' An expedition had set out for Eupatoriar Several encounters, had taken, place .between the Russians and Erench.o i The former were beaten and •retreated.'^" The Legislative Council met on Tuesday after the recess. -...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

ADVERTISEMENTS. , JOB PRINTING. 7 j „ ... : ,. ... '•■■j JJvary iDe*oription of Letter Press Printing '\V ' 1 fccLBDlNQ POSiTERS, HANDBILLS, CARDS, BILL-HEADS, CIRCULARS, &£.; executed jon /the'ghWttet notice and on the MOST REASONABLE TERMS, ! ! ^ AT Tl4E OFFICE ^^.firKRTiyfe^feNfs liot excelling 10.words will lie'thiirgc'd-ls. . "": ■ ' , ' !l6 words and'under'20 l» ^2s; " 20 ,V ' " 'SO- 2^6(1.^ '' • 30 „ „ 40 i - - - 3s.'(3d.' ' Advertisements exceeding 40 words will liecliargctl as fol/otvs:-—-• ;1 inch -. - '4s. (3d:1 1 * • 2 '-'8. ■3 „ '10s. fid. 1 And 2s. will lie cliarg'ed'for evcry'adilitiniial fin<!li fqr.enchtinsertion. . . ' .. ,• A discomil.'of, 10 percent. will lie alli>ived>nn'nd 'veriitemcnls inserted for three ijionlh-', and ,-25 per cent, for any'further period.- ■ " • * ' i ^Advertisement will be coiiliiin'ed"iiiitil: rnunter foaniled, unless otherwise speeilied in liie order; land no Advertisements can l>c withdrawn after-noon on Wedne...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 11 January 1856

ADVERTISEMENTS. REDUCED FARES ■ TO AND PROM MELBOURNE, ON and after Nov.. 30th.1 Instant. rnilE Port Albert Steam ■ Navigation Company's'line * ,!KiC43B!3caDa new screw . steamer '.'STORM: ' BIRD, J. B. Syclsea^. Gommanxler/vAvill; 'sail from tlie Company^'<Wharfftfoi%above'i Poit: every Friday; at 11 AiM.'.i minctualhv; Fares—Cabin -£o 10s. ' . 1 Steei ng'e £2 os. ( 1 For Freight orTnssage.n'mjly to • ' ' WM. DOHE'RTY, Manager, 127-03 '' • Port 'Albert. HHENDERS will be ■,received' by the I Manager of the Poit -Albeit IS team (Navigation; Company foirrtliesipiii-chnse; of'ii Sixty-seven shaves (of 'abov.e '/Company), ,of T/vcnty-fic'e ^pounds. •• 'Five pounds! already .paid on-each.1' • -* :j"-' j Tenders >i required ■ to:-: state Titihov number ■> and amount offered'fov'cacli share. •. ' I 128 0 ■, j i glh December, 1855.1 NORTHERN/ASS URANCE 'COMPANY . <■' LONDON! r Established 1836. TNCORPOR ATED 'by.'Act of -Parlia ment, 1'or Fire; and Life Assurance...

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RURAL CALENDAR FOR JANUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

rural calendar' for :" . .. .January; ~ " " Kitchen Garden.—Remove,when' ex hausted, vegataljle crops and prepare tile, ground for a successive crop: of the same or different kind. Soiw white and yellow turnips, cabbage, winter spinach, endive, pens, beans, French beans, and turnip radishes white and red, and let the sow ing-, if possible, be done in .wet weather. Plant brocoli, celery, savoys, cauliflowers, and. cabbages. Transplant the general crop of brocoli, cauliflowers, and savoys, placing- the Iplants -about two feet apart each way. The various sorts of cabbage may also now . be transplanted, also .lettu ces .and leeks; pull the forward crop of keeping1 onions; water plants that have lately been put out. as well as the seed beds and young- seedling- plants. Gather seeds of all kinds as they ripen. Hoe Swedish turnips a secondtime. Clean and earth up potatoes. Nursery and Fruit Garden.—All kinds of fruit trees and choice shrubs may now be .budded, as well as rose trees for sta...

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VARIETIES. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

VARIETIES. ; A Weighty ; Argument.-—-We ! lieai a good deal,aljout-the Avar-.being1 inecessaiy to preserve the balance „of .power, which is no doubt the , case; but there is another balance and a pretty powerful balance it is, which is likely to " be destined rather than preserved",by ithe existing- state of things. There is. not a. ;state in .Europe which will riot^ find'its ■balance^--:if it lia p pens to hlay'e any in its treasmy^seriousiy jeopardised' by the ; hostilities wliicli liave broken out.'— ■Punchy' Charles -Matthews and tiie OAIni malcui.^.—Wlven-theliateiOhai'lesy'Mat thews was shown ;the ^nimalculte irfa .drop of water re.vealecl byja mibiioscope lie Shud dered at .the -danger's jtOuwhichV'he-had been exposed, .andi'expressed;his; determi nation to di'ink - no ;more- )water without brandy; " for . then". ■ i.said.'lie 'fifi.the ■ monsters are: not ■ dead, ;theyi will-he'dead drunk.".,' A correspondent wants to rknow, wheth er, considering- ,the ■ great' utility vof. ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

ADVERTISEMENTS. ON 1st January, 1850, tlic Gipps Land Guardian Subscription and Circulating' LIBRARY . will lie opened' to the public, consisting'•. of Works bv, the following' authors,' Sir "Walter Scott, Dickens, Lever, Gapt. Marryat. Gait, &c., Ac. ©crms. < TO THE SUBSCRIPTION LIBRARY. £2 ! 2 ' 0< .. .. per annum. 10 ■' G .1.. .. per quarter. TO THE CIRCULATING LIBRARY. Per volume, Is—Deposit, 10s. • Any iparty keeping' ;a. book longer than a week; will be charged one.shilling- extra for every"three days beyond that time. Parties receiving,boohs mill be held responsible,, for their good ltaeping. Any boohs lost mist be paid .for; and if belonging to a set the whole must be replaced.- ... A Catalogue may be seen ,at the Office. Port Albert, 28tli Dec. 1855. T the Gipps . Land. Guardian General ... Printing- Ofhce and Stationery Ware house'the undermentioned articles- may be obtained; viz':—•' 1 • > '•"Letter and'note papers for Home and Colonial*co...

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COLONIAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

COLONIAL INTELLIGENCE. The foundation stone of the New Wes tern Market was laid by His Worship the Mayor, J. T. Smith, on Wednesday. The ceremony was a. very interesting1 one. The Mayor was presented with a beautiful Gold Trowel worth £150. •' ■ '■ The Weather—Those who have been resident' in'tliecolonies, during' a life-time, declare they never remember to have seen such weather before at this sea son of the year. We were almost led to believe yesterday morning' - that we had been suddenly - transported from these southern reg'ions back to the snow covered mountains of Europe. ' Loss OF THE SciIOMBEIlG.—The pub lic feeling' on this event in Sydney appears decidedly hostile at present to the'parties who were responsible • for the -proper management of the ship. A correspon dent of the Empire writes,—" The public generally,'-feel that there is ample ground for punishment when a ship is placed in the position that Captain Forbes permitted his vessel to get into. Persons connected with...

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Gippsland Guardian, Friday, 18th January, 1856. OUR NEW GOVERNOR. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

£an& Friday, 18th January, 1856. OUR NEW GOVERNOR. Un "the last clay of last year the people of Victoria were thrown into a state of sorrow and consternation on hearing* of "the sudden and unexpected death or Sir Charles Hotham; but, as soon as the surprise, had in any measure abated, all eyes were turned toward the Colonial Office, and all'thoughts ! hopefully fixed upon Sir William Moles-, worth, who then held the seals of that office. During- the intervening- period .between the demise of the late Governor and the arrival of the Clasmerden, the subject of the . new appointment, was freely discussed,- and general confidence seemed to be reposed' in the Secretary for the Colonies, tlmt; the selection of a proper Governor was safe in his hands. Sir William Moles worth had lately appointed. Mr. Hinclcs,. a,native of Canada, and a .member of the. Government in that Colony, to . the .governorship of Barbadoes, and this'was justly taken to indicate his liberal policy ;toward the...

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CORRESPONDENCE. THE NEW MINISTRY. To the Editor of the Gipps Land Guardian. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

CORRESPONDENCE. THE NEW MINISTRY. To the Editor of the Gipps Land Guardian. Sih,—I observed in your paper of Friday last, that the Haines Ministry had resigned, and that Mr. Nicholson had been " sent for," and charged with the formation of a new cabinet. It is also reported that the intimation of his inability to form a ministry, which was made to Sir Charles Hotliam through Dr. McCrac, had the effect of hastening the death of the Governor. Whether this were so or not I cannot pretend to say ; but it is certain that the Governor died, and the new ministry has not yet come into existence. I think the public have a right to know why it has not yet been formed. Mr. Miller stated in the Legislative Council that the opposition were pre pared for the emergency, ana that the public should suffer no inconvenience from the" resigna tion of Mr. Haines and his colleagues. J?rom this statement, coupled with various other/hints, and a little knowledge of, some parties in the Colony, I should sup...

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THE MINISTRY. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Guardian — 18 January 1856

THE MINISTRY. It :may nppear strange but is nevertheless true tl'i'at Mr. Nicholson in his endeavors so form a Cabinet could riot succeed.' Whether there are not seven competent men besides Messrs. Haines and Co. for holding* the reins of government;, or whether Mr. Nicholson did not exert himself suffi ciently, and seek for men beyond the pre cinct of St. Patrick's Hall, we cannot de cide. It was Mr. Nicholson's duty to have formed a Cabinet,'if seven men with suffi cient . administrative talent could not' be found in the Legislative Council lie should have' gone .beyond, rather than'suffered the old ministry to return. What a pitiful •; exhibition of weakness and incapacity is here presented to us—a Colony .continually boasting' of its intelligence and possessing' the powers of self-government—not able to produce a sufficient number of men 'to govern it, beyond a clique whose sole aim is to, grasp power in tlieir own hands, and stumble on- anyhow through administration —a' mass of...

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