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HOSPITAL COMMITTEE MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

HOSPITAL COililUTKlC MK15TING. A meeting of tho llonpital Committee was held at tlio Oriental Bank on Woducsday evening last, Prcsont— Mr. llooth, in tho ehuir, and Messrs, SJcc, Xturroll, llukcr, MoLeau, Riley, Walker, Purss, and the See* retary. Tho minutes of the previous meeting wero read and conllrmed. It was proposed by Mr. \\ nlker nnd carried, I (hat the services of Dr. Austin us in.\licai ] ofilccr bo retained fur tho present, the salary being at the rate of £100 per annum. v- I Tlio tenders for supplies were then opened, ! und tho following am-pted i— j Mr. Maurico Datton, for beef, utOJ. per lb. ! und mutton at 3}d. per lb.'' Mr. A. ?lumcs, | for billet wood ut 15s. per cord, water at LN. ' por cask. Mr. G, Gent, fur fuucrals, at GOs. each. Thero being no tenders for bread or grocor* ies, it was agreed that Mr. George .Johnston should supply bread, and Messrs. McConuell groceries ut thu current r/ites. Proposed by Mr. ttakcr, aud cnrrlcd, that tho Secretary be requested l...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

NOTIOE TO CORRESPONDENTS. All lotters intendod for publication must bo aocouipuuiod by the real numc and address of tho writer— not necessarily for publica tion, but for the information of (ho editor. THE MINING RECORD, SATURDAY, AUGUST |

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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TO THE EDITOR OF THE MINING RECORD. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

[?] Sir— Can you tc!t mo any remedy for n discaso of a most virulent nature, wbioh has rccontly broken out in this district— I allude to tho distemper known os quartz on tho brain. I om sorry to say that scarcely any one in tlio ptaco but is more or less nll'ccted. My two mates are very bad, indeed } in fact that 'tis quito painful to bo near them. Thoy rush into tho tent of a night, and, to my great annoyance, pound away at somo stonoj and then l'uiu pestered to death to my opluiou, whether it's auriferous. Aud thoy diu into my earn ull sorts of wild tulk about tho dip, nnd tbo cap, and the blow, and tuch like, till I really worn out with it. Even on£unday ono has no peace. Tho llrst thin^in' tho morning olTthorgo in tlio busbt«aaking mo turn out ut day.brcak logct 'breakfast} and thou hoiue they como laacu with stone, und beforo 1'vo timo to ask n question a lump of quartz is pushed into iny bund, aud I'm mudo to hold a glass to look ut u spcc of gold about tho sizo of tho oyo of ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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THE PASTORAL INTEREST AND THE GOLD MIXERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

THE PASTORAL INTEREST AND THE GOLD MINERS. Erss since tho discovery of gold in tho oolo ny, there seems to havo been a growing onla- ! gonism between tho squatter and tho gold* ! miner j and upon looking to tho relalivo ! position of tho two classes, each being produ- j core of articles entirely dissimilar, it must striko tho thoughtful observer that tho feeling ' ^wVcliTaa tbus tome^ibw oeenTn gSttdgcdU j uucallod for by tho circumstances of the caio'* We put it to the intelligent portion of both clasjcs— aro thcro any grounds for tho con tiuuunco of this hostile fecliug F Ou both siuos uioro arc jgnoraiu prcjuuiccu persons who would doubtless shut thoir ears to ull discussions such as we now raiso. A certain section of squatters would say tho gold digger comes on our rune, cuts up our station pro* porty, soduccs our shepherds and stockmen away, aud perpetrates otlwr oiiU of a minor nature j but tho intelligent station-holder knows that the country cannot exist for him nlonc. Gotd ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CORRESPONDENCE. [We do not necessarily endorse the opinions expressed by our correspondents.] TO THE EDITOR OF THE MINING RECORD. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

C01il{J13L'0i\l)ENCi!:. [Wo do not necessarily endorse the opin ions expressed by our correspondents.] Slit— With rcfiTonco to tho paragraph in your is»uo of the 3rd instunt, concerning the detention of tho uuil by Hoods ut tho ' Back Oreek,' on tho roud from Cowra to Grenfell, and slatiug tho necessity thero exists for u bridge, also uxpresstng 'surpriso thut no eteps huvo been takeu to induce the Govern ment to see to it,' I now begto inform you thut Mr. \\ ood, J.P. Mr. Hood, and myself were named truatccsfor the expenditure on tho roud mentioned, of u 8mullumouiit(£100)— u sum utterly inudiquuto to eli'cck any useful purpose. We, therefore, immediately wrote to tho Minister for Luuds (tho Hon, J. B. Wilson), pointing out tho necessity for a bridge over this Creek, and requested that a sum not exceeding £200 might bo granted for this purpose. This letter was sent by tho Minister to the official Superintendent of tho Cowra bridge for his report ; and I under stand from that gentle...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

KOTICE. To Minors, Speculators, and Others.' LOT PULBROOK and CO. beg to an nounce that they nre about to opon an Otllce between Kelly's Storo and tho ' Uni versity Hotel,' Seven-Mile Rush, fur tlio transaction of Skarefaroking and General Commission Agency Easiness; MONEY, in smull sums, advanced ou Shares ou the usual security. Labour Offlco: Employment found for parties requiring it, and suitable persons furnished to em ployers for uny description of labour. Tito only authorised Lettor-Carriers. Business Sites for Sulo iu ull parts of the Mniu street. Publicans' Licenses drawn. LOT PULBROOK, Next door to tho 'Record' Office, Grenfell* nud Main-street, Seven-Mile. MATTHEWS' EXPRESS LEAVES tho 'Thistlo Hotel' Grenfoll, for tho Seren.Milc, evorr day nt 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., returning from the Rush at 11 a.m. and 5 p. in, Fare, 2s. Od. ; Return Tickcts, 4s. Parcels and Luggago carefully conveyed and delivered. EDWARD DAVIS, CARPENTER, JOINER, & BUILDER Georgo-strect, Grenfell. F...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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EPITOME OF NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

EPITOME OF NEWS. Flood ok toe liooAK. — Thu Bathurst pa* pers contuin tho following account, being an extract from a private letter ' — ' Although dated tho 7th, God knows when you will receive this, its the country down hero is a sea of water. We, thank God, are out of harm's way, but, had wo been two days later, we should have been in the middlo of it. How wo aro to procecd on, God only kuows, for whichever way wo turn there is of Cruikshank'a that tho dray got bogged and wo had to hulvo the load, and so tuko it out on tho plain. This took us all ono day, and in tho ovetiing tho river overflowed tho placo where tho dray had campcd, and tho horses had got into an angle of the rircr, and it was with great difficulty we got them on the plain, by swimming them a considerable distanco. We pushed on and crossed tho Mara next morniriff t It trn. n Knt.W .ml lata of teams lay betweou it und tho placo wo had cscaped from. We got as far as Cobb's head station and Ihcu got blocked. Wo pushed...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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LOCAL NEWS. GRENFELL POLICE COURT. SATURDAY, AUGUST 10. (Before the Police Magistrate.) STEALING A CHEQUN. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

LOCALJS'liWSr'— ''i OBBS^ELL POLICE COUKT. Saturday, Acocsr 10. (Beforo tho Polico Magistrate.) Jumes Rnnkiu wus brought up at tho in* ttuiu'c of Detcclive McGlono, who urrcitod tho prisoner on tho morning ol Friday, tho 9th inst., at Shadowsky's public.house, ou suspicion of having stolen a chcquo of tho value of £3, from a man named Jligney, Hi Fort Bourke.— Bemonded to Tuesday for tho production of evidence. ' Tho flame prieoncr was cliurgod with ob taining tho sum of 12*. Gd. from Henry Shu* dowsky, on the 7th inst., uuder false prcteu cos.— Remanded to Tuesday.

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

MISCELLANEOUS. ' A Miliiox op Fat Sebsp ik Sooth Ritbui.va.— Botujjo Dow*.— Many of tho squatters whoso runs uro stocked up aro ask ing us, ' When will tho first establishment bo open for busiucss It is diQicult to give a reply. Certain preparations havo to bo necessary boilers. The meat will havo to be 1 preserved as well us tho tallow,' and no part of tho sheep must bo wasted. Thcro must be a combination of all tho best systems. Liobcg's process must bo used, aud tho lean moat mado into csseuce. Tho old method of throwiug the refuse meat to tho pigs must be forgotten in tho now improvements. By ; I midsummer (viz., Christmas) there will bo an enormous lot of fat sheep ready for con sumption. Wo should say in Southern Rivcrina thero will bo ono million! Thoy will huvo to bo worked olT somehow— but how? Thero are littlo moro than live months, to get ready. Already wo hear of individual squatters who coutemplato put ting tho pots to work on their several sta tions, but such a system ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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SPORTING. RACES TO COME. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

SPOUTING. RACES TO COME. ltandwick Spring Meeting.. .Aug. 31st, and Sept,5thGth&7fh Wollongong ? 17th 18th und 10th Sept. Bathurst ? 2Gth 20th and 27th Sept. Pilliga, Namoi RiTcr ? Sept. 4th and 5th Murrurundi ? Sept. V. R. C. (Melbourne) 8pring Mcetiug ? Oct. 31st, and Nov.lst aud 2nd Wagga Wagga ? Nov.21stand22od Homcbush Spring ? Nov. 30th. Penrith ? ? ? I)ec.2Cthand27th Purramatta ? Dec.2Gthand27th V.B. 0. (Melbourne) New... Year's Day Meeting ...lat Jon, 18G8. Tattersall's Club Now ... i Year's Day Meeting... 1st Jan., 186S. I Launccston Champion ... I Cup Meeting ? Feb. 16th 10th I and 20th. I

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FORBES. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

FORBES. [?] Mi.vjno.— Tiif, main feature of mining operations on tbo Lachhm gold-field at pro sont consists in surfacing. About ouo hun dred aud fifty persona aro engaged oa tho rangotbat sopnrates Mathcson's from Tbotnp son s lrad, and this surfacing hus completely connected thoeo two leads, and, as Mntliiaon'a connccta with tho Caledonia and ihatwith the Union, it may softly bo aaid that they all conatituto but ono lead; Ou Monday morning last, in conBcquencs of Italian Frank, - or, oa ho is otberwiso known, 'Old Giro baldi,' having pickcd a piece of gold from the Burfaco weighing BOtni-lhing over half a pennyweight on the previous Saturday, there was a rush to Slaughtcryard Hill. About 20 parties wero engaged taking the surfuco dirt ! to tho lagoons all through the day and wash ing it, but nothing payable could bo found. On Tuesday, however, Donald Nicholson nnd party went about two hundred yards to tho west, and very near tho old flluughtcr-yard, where, from tour loads of surfuc...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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THE STORY-TELLER. "THE BEST MAN WINS HER." [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

THE STORY-TELLER. 'THE BEST 31 AX WINS HER.' Hid away !a tlio loveliest part of Perthshire, nestling among tho often-jung BrnosofBal quihiddcr, lies Locli Yocl, upon tho shores of which Rob Roy lived and died t and where, in tho quiet lonely kirkyard, redtd ' Clan AU pin's ouicn ond her aid.' Thcro aro M'Gro gors still in tho clachan of Balquhidder, M'Gregors who speak with glistening oyo and ucigmeneu colour oi 1110 cmci, una araongsi whom no tales aro so popular as those which treat of tho villi days when tho clan, with the 'uarao nameless by'duyj' was at onco tho terror and protection of thocountry. Ercry child knows tho story of tho feuds between thoM'Larens and tho M'Gregors, and bow tho Stewarts of Appin, coming to help our kinsmen/ wero met by tho clansmen of tbo clachan, where Hob Roy challenged any ono of Appin to single combat, eager, by every such personal hazard, to avert tho horrors of u battle. Tliey will tell you, loo, how tho great Duke of Athol exhausted his timo an...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

The Bettiso Market in Nbw South Wales.— Thcro is still rery littlo betting on the forthcoming races at Rundwick. For tbo Metropolitan stukes, Seagull and Yuttcrdou I'cmain fast farourites, and of tho outsido division Bylong, Rainsworth; and Exilo are most enquired for. Cossack, Tim Whifllcr, and Rose of Australia, although considered dangerous, haro nrt been backed lately, con sequently their prirt-nro -nominal. Tub BEntna Market ix Victoria.— Wo havo no rery prcat amount of business to chroniclo as haring been transacted during tho past week. Thcro continues to exist a strong desire to lay 100's to 5 ogst Tho Uarb for tho Mclbourno Cup, aud cren4ji*£7?not, refused, 600 to 20 on Thursday crcnhw— after tho entries*camo out foe O.tc'rort Phillip Stakes and Derby— with- out finding a taker. It is hard to Buy which horso is llrst farouritc, but cortainly cithor Tuuiworth, Smuggler, or Tim Wliifflcr, against any ono of whom 100'a to 5 aro wanted and 100's toOollcrcd. Thcro is plenty of g...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CALENDAR FOR AUGUST, 1867. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

CALENDAR FOB AUGUST, 1867. | I MkUoBANDA OP TUB ®CK: month. ? ; — riici. seta. 1 Tb. 0 5*' 6**9 *:? 2F. 0 51 fi 9 3 9. 0 60 5 10 I 8. 7th S. after THixur. 0 60 5 10 5 if. Got. Bligh firmed at 0 -19 G II 7 W. Moon's lat'qr, 5'14 p.m. 0 47 5 13 8 Tb. Gov. Hunter arrived at 0 40 6 14 9 F. [Sydney, 1705. 0 45 6 15 30 S. V.D.'bL. colon. 1803. 0 41 5 10 11 S. 9th S. after Trinity. G 43 5 17 12 M. 0 42 6 18 13 T. Publicans' Liio. Hoot. 0 41 6 10 14 W. Printing intra., 1437. C 40 6 20 15 Tli. Full moon, 8'42 p.m. G 3D & 21 1G F. Vic. gold-mines pro. 6 38 6-22 17 S. [crown property 1851. G 87 6 23 19 M. 0 35 6 25 20 T. 6 84 6 2G 21 W. Iiio Dunbar wrcckcd at 0 83 5 27 22 Ih. [Sydney Heads, 1857. 6 32 6 28 23 F. Moon's lost quarter, 6 31 4 20 24 S. [7'27 am 0 30 6 30 25 8. IOth S. after Tmkiti 0 29 5 31 2G M. Hirer Murray . navi- 0 28 6 32 27 T. [gated, 1853. G 27 6 33 28 W. G 20 5 34 29 Tb. Now oioon, 11*10 p.m. 0 25 5 35 80 F. G 24 5 38 81 S. ? 0 23 1 5 37

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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RATES OF POSTAGE TOWN LETTERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

KATES OF POSTAGE TOW* LETTERS. Not exceeding half an ounce ? Id. Not exceeding ono ounce, but exceeding half an ounco ? ? 2d. For ercry ounce, or fraction of an ounce ? 2d. Counts? Lkttbbs. For delivery in any part of tho colony at which the letters aro posted Not exceeding liolf an ounco ? 2d. Not exceeding nno ounce, but excoodtng half an ounce ? ? 4J. .For every i-iuuit or fraction of an ounco over one ounco ... ... ? 4J. Letters to and pa ou tub Ukitbd Kikquuu. (Except in special eases.) Via Southampton. Marsollles. b. d. s. d. Not exceeding i ox. 0 G 0 10 ? ? - ? Exceeding ? t or.,- but - not exceeding 1 or. 1 0 18 Exceeding 1 ox., but . not exceeding 2 ox. 2 0 8 4 Erery additional oz., orfraction ofonoz. 10 18 Lsttbbs to British Colonies and Fobbiow COUNTRIES. Not exceeding i oz.,Gd. j exceeding \ oz., but not cxcccding 1 ox., Is. j for every addi* tional i ox., or fraction of | oz., Gd. | ex. ceptin special cases, for which seo monthly Postul Ouide. Monet Obsers. Money orders...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. ARRIVAL AND DISPATCH OF MAILS ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. ARRIVAL AND DISPATCH OF MAILS Arrivals. From Sydney.— Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at 7'30 p.m. From Forbes and Sydney.— Monday and Thursday at 9 a.m. From Young and Sydney.— Tacaday and Friday at 9 o.m. To Sydiioy. — Tuesday, Thursday, and Sun- ! , To Forces.— Tuesday and Friday at 0 a.ro. To Young. — Monday and Thursday, at 9 VN.B.— Office hours from 9 a.m. toG p.m., and from 2 to 6 p.m. On Sundays, from 10 a.m. till 11 a.m. Money Orders issued from 9 a.m. to C p.in flnndrtTs excepted. Each mail closcs half-an-ftour before tlio adrortised timo of despatch— except thut to Sydney, which closes at 10 o'clock thouight

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 17 August 1867

. Wf THE I 'MINING RECORD' GENERAL PRINTING OFFICE. EVERY description of JOB PRINTING executed at tho abovo establishment . with promptitudo, in tlio best stylo of tho ; art, and at inodcrato prices. Plain and Ornamontal Printing in ovcry ▼arid y Posting Bills Hand Bills * . . .v-.-.v+' CatalogUfj '^j ' Pamphlets ' | Hill lTosds Business Announcements Circulars ? ' Law Forms _ I . Gold Books I Cheque Books. ' Rccoipt and Delivery Bool* Way BUts | Labels Ac., Ac. Orders from tho country promptly at tended to. A CARD. BECKETT& DENNY, Iron-Founders, Engineers, &c., -? BATHURST, ARE prepared to Supply any Castings, Ac., that mtiy bo required for Machinery, at tho shortest notice. ? ? ? On hand rery superior OhafT-Cultcrs. Apply to D. M'LENNAN, ' - Agent, &c.~ ? g H hi r ogp. £i a ,jj Saa -a i* | = i4«'i '1 § ^ i|| i ^ -sH S '? 1 E/ W° i ' f— 1 cb ? « I W. E. AUSTIN, STTKOEON, ACCOUCHEUR, So. - '? Graduate, and Member Dedham Medi cal Institute, Mass., U. S. A. Lat...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 24 August 1867

TY60N6 BREWERY.j ' ? '??.Preliminary Notice. -? PUTNEY and GRANT beg to notify to Publicans and others - that thoy .havo, commenced business us Malt Brewers and Cordial Manufacturers, at the SoveniMHo. r - ' Putney's Beer' eiijoycd a high reputation on the -Victorian Gold-Fields, aod.bo. is. tho. original introducer of several of the moat popular Cordials used in hotuls'lu' thisiaud. tho neighbouring colonies. J. PT TAYLOR, .:. OENEK AL STOREKEEPER' aKORaU.STKEET, 'aBBlUEBW- - ' J. C. MVIES,.' ,0 £) U L 1ST G H E^I I.S T, RANKtN-STBEUT, FOKBE3.1 DAVIIiS' OKLKBUATED RVE.LOTION, forwarded td ail parte of tho 'Colotiy. ' | lo Bottles— 3a. Cd., Ga., And 7s. Od., I : T;'E; FISHER, HOUSE ViOT'! SIQNlPilHTER AMD ' DECORATOR, NEXTCOHEN'S HOTEL, OiMP-STEEET T, G. ATKINS, GENERAL 3TOEEEEEPER (Above tub Prospecting Claim,) ST. GEORGE'S GULLY, Seven-Mile Rush. . BRAY BROTHERS, TKODUCE MERCHANTS, OprosiTB the Post-Office, Grenfell, and ? Main-Street, Seven- Mils Rcbii. AASlI PURCHASER of. every ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 24 August 1867

MISCELLANEOUS. I Sib Joii.v Yoiwo.— Wo Jay do stress on tho decorum of hia privato life. Such praiso ought never to distinguish a representative oftho Queen. But ho'has given liis warmost support to ovcry projoct for tho moral and social bonoflt of tho community. Few rulers havo known so well how to bo accessible and popular without becoming cheap. Tho ap pcaranco of Sir John Young on tho platform always gratified without sating tlio publio. Ali felt that his place was thcro as a fcarfcr : of tlio pcopio m their loftiest aspirations, , This portly resulted from an elocution cbasto 1 without duiness, in which elegant languago is unalloyed by declamation. Neither low nor inflated, his address was always sonsiblo and to tho point; always breathing a high sontimont and a warmer emotiou than any single sentence seemed to assert.- In this wo shall miss him. Ilia successor may bo afriond of man as ardent, but ho must wait for tho authority of experience, and tho dignity of well spent years...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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THE STORY-TELLER. ENGAGED. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 24 August 1867

this stoi^teller. ENGAGED. » J Wo woro engaged to bo married. Wo, that is I and tho young lady who ha6 honoured mo by acccpting my offer. It took placo— I mean tho proposal— about threo weeks ago, and I . think it may bo of use to others to know how I feel, and what thoy may havo to expect if thoy find theinaelvca in tho same position. I may at once say that I am no catch. 7 am not uu eldest son, and I am not lielr. to any. properly. The only lond I possess is con tained tn linlf'B'dosen flower-pots, and tho timber which crows in them, consistinc principally of geraniums and mignonette, is not likely- ever to .bo cut down, to pay. my debts. Thut littlo bit of ground and that timber I am ready to settle. When wo mutually foatid out that wo were mudo for each other, it was not long befdro'wohod it nil arranged. Tho next official proceeding in tho programme T found was as follows .—She *as to toll her mother tho samo evening that I had proposed, and Twna (o 'call in tho morning, to ipe...

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