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IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (From the "Government Gazette," May, 6.) [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 14 May 1869
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (From the " Government Gazette," May, 6.) &nbsp; &nbsp; Impounded at tlie Public Pound, No. 69, Grace Plains (nearest Post Office, Mallala)-One. bay mare, black points, rope and chain on neck, like 3 under eu near shoulder or No. 9 cross ways over No. 3. If not claimed, will be sold May 31, 1869, at noon. W. Marsh, Poundkeeper. Impounded at the Melrose Public Pound (nearest Post Office, Melrose) One bay horse, sadble marked, like off shoulder, little white on off hind foot, small star in forehead ; one black horse, like S over W near shoulder very lightly branded, with small star in forehead; one chesnut mare, R near shoulder, much speckled along- the back and over rump, bay colt, about ten months old, by side, with the hind feet white; one chestnut mare, like 'jF conjoined near shoulder, white hind feet, streak down face, no other brands visible. If not claimed, will be sold May 31, 1869, at noon. Charles Yates, poundkeeper. Impounded at the Publ...
THE NORTHERN ARGUS. FRIDAY, MAY 14, 1869. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 14 May 1869
FRIDAY, MAY It, 1869. THE news by the mail is act of a very sensational character. " Wars and ; rumors of wars" there are none, and we &lt; accept this as a token that anticipated Continental squabbles have come to &lt; nothing.. Professions of peace are made in France, and public opinion is nearly unanimous against warlike demonstra tions; whilst in Spain quietness reigns. The chief item of interest of conrse is that relating1 to the disestablishment of the Irish Church, which may be almost looked upon as mi fait accompli; the success which it has met with up to the present time rendering1 its passing* a , certainty. Mr. "Gladstone introduced the measure on the 1st March in a speech which excited the admiration of all who heard it, and which has been characterized as one " of consummate ability, a clever exposition of a great and elaborate scheme, and like his budgets a perfect masterpiece of facts and figures." The Economist says of it:-"Everything had been remembe...
THE MARKETS ADELAIDE. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
V ^ * AUEUSTDE. Wfr&at, 6* 3d (exprt) . - ^ : Hour, £11 10a to £13 lOi v 'J^CUMXia^^r '*"J' ? * *",v r Wholesale-; . ? f3dl Flour, JE11 per ton cf 2000 Iba - . SmH^l^d per bushel ^ :; * > ,_, Pollard, Is 3d per bushel Chaff, £4 105 per ^Ton of 2000 lbs Jfresh butter 1« 8d per lb Potted .bujiter,. Is 2d - EggSj- 3ld pier doz. Bacon, 7dperlb - Oiera^, 6d per lb ..; Potatoes, 9s 64 ;
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
^LAjtE Sf.E AM F^OUR c:r ~r" ???- ? .. - r:^ " AND CHAFF MILLS? ." . CffAWS &UMBEB PBOPfilETOB. . WHEAT always wanted at Highest Sates FORCASH. Flora, Bran, Pollard, Chafij and Crushed Corn always for sale. Grist Wort promptly done, -atod Corn, Crashed. Mr - C. 0S EE JTS1AI) E, WATERYALE STEAM FLOUR MILL. Bags lent and Wheat stored free of charge. Wheat -always purchased at, Highest Market Price. Flour, Bran, Pollard, and Crashed Corn constantly oh sale. Corn crushed and Christ Work promptly executed. 55" H I L L , JX. HARNESS & COLLAR MAKER, ; Opposite Mr. Bleechmore's Hotel, Mxntaeo, Has, a luge assortment of English and Colonial Saddles arid Bridles; also English andColonial Orders promptly; attended to. Credit given if required. |jV A K B C. BECKMAffllj WHOLESALE ahd RETAIL #. BUTCHERS AND SAUSAGE MAKERS, MAIN STREET, CLARE. Established 1855; U B URN B R E WER Y, A *;" ' ^ ' . ' ' ' The BEST XXX PALE ALE and PORTER In the colony are to be had at THE AUBURN BREWER...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
j^OTICE TO ADVEBTISEBS. The Scale of Discounts on repeated advertise ments in.the Uobthe&n ABGUS isas follows: Thirteen insertions ... 16.per cent Twenty-six insertions... 25 percent Fifty-two insertions ... 33 percent "% Printed by the proprietors, CxtiDE &T1I1BBOOK every Friday morning, at the "^Northern Argus" Office, Lennon street^ dtre/South Australia.
MISCELLANEOUS, [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
MISCELLANEOUS, There is a Yankee whose' nose is so sharp that after using; a pocket-handkerchief for' a week it is full of holes. The man who is awfully " urbane " to his wife before strangers is generally also "her bane" behind their hacks! To cure deafness, tell a man you're come to pay him money. It beats acoustic oil all hollow. .. It was a well-meant but novel compliment from a parishioner, who declared to her minister she did not know which most to admire-his sermon or his wife's new dress. " Nigger, who am be fuss man datinterduced salt perwishuns into the navy P * " Dar, now, you's too hard for did colored individual.'' ''It was Noah, nigger, when he took Ham board his ark." "Why are old maids so devotee? to their cats?"asked a young coxcomb of an elderly lady. "Because, baying no husbands, they take to the next most treacherous animals/' was the reply. "But if I put my money in the savings bank," enquired one of the rewly-arrived, * when can I draw it out again?" &l...
ADELAIDE. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) May 19. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
ADELAIDE. (FBOM OUB OWN COBRESPONDENT.) May 19. Nothing of any pa- ticular irfterest has tran-^ spired in tie city during the past week ; busi ness appears to be dull, and in consequent cf this', amusements seem to be but little cared for. The crimiminal sittings commenced their busi ness on Tuesday; but there is not a heavy calendar this time, and the whole of the cases frill be disposed of early this week. During the trial of several, attention has been directed to a matter which was noticed by one of the judges some time ago-that prisoners who have served their time in the Stockade are sent out of prison without the means of providing themselves with fresh clothes; that they have difficulty in consequence in obtaining employ ment ; and also that they are, to use the words of one of the unfortunates, so " hunted about by the police" as soon as ever they appear in town, that they are either compelled to wandtr about the country in rags, or do thaf, the natural consequence of which ...
CLARE CORPORATION. MONDAY, MAY 17. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
CLARE CORPORATION. MONDAY, MAY 17. Pre«ent-The Mayor (E. B. Gleeson, Esq.) Councillors LeFeuvre, Smith, and £owley. The minutes of the lest meeting were read and confirmed. A rate of two shillings in the pound, voted by the ratepayers on Tuesday, 11th inctant, as the assessment of the present year, was con' firmed by the Council. The Town Clerk was ordered to write to the Hon. Chief Secretary to have clauses 59 to 74 inclusively of the Police Act brought into operation in the Town of Clare. I Mr. J. J.Bhead was appointed Town Sur veyor. ( The road under repair from the south boundary to Young's corner to be opened pro i vided the contractor be still bound to roll that portion of the road; and also to see that the footpaths be properly done. The road by Mr. Doherty's to be inspected by the Public Works Committee. The surveyor reported that some few loads of stone were required for joining the south end of the road. He was authorised to see it executed. The Council then adjourned for ...
ENGLISH EXTRACTS. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
ENGLISIJ, JSXp&iCTS. The Russian papers Teportthat the Polish ladies at Wilna have fie-ain taken to wear mourning, as they didduring the national movement of 1861-3. A duel has taken place in Belgium between Count de Malartic and a Hanoverian coltfnel. Thedispute arose out of a discussion in a Paris salon re specting Count Bismarck, to whom Count de Malartic is related. Both combatants received injuries. The Hanoverian was struck in the ear, and stunned for a short time by the blow; his adversary was wounded in the side and but for some notes and papers in his coat pocket would probably have been killed. He is now, however, out of danger, and has been brought back to Paris. The screw steam corvette Druid was launched on March 13 at Deptford. It is the last vessel to be built at this dock yard which is shortly to be closed. The Druid is to mount 10 guns, and will be furnished with engines of 350 horse-power. Her length between perpendiculars is 220 feet, her extreme breadth 3...
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (From the "Government Gaztte," May, 13.) [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
NOTICES. (From the "Government G-az tte," May, 13.) J ! "Impounded at the public pound, Auburn (nearest post office, Auburn) One bay mare, star in forehead, short tail, no brand visible; one back horse, near hind foot white, short tail, branded like Hf conjoined off ruinp; one bay horse, heavy, -mane plaited, branded like s near shoulder; one bay horse, star in forehead, branded like JHP off shoulder; one dark brown mare, small star in forehead, near hind foot white, blo'c-i brand and branded like n near shoulder. If not claimed, will be sold June 12, 1869, at noon. P. Curren, poundkeeper. Impounded at the Public Pound,1 Hookina (nearest Post Office, Kan yaka)-One bay mare, speckled back, branded tr off shoulder; one bay mare, star in forehead, branded like ti conjoined with MR conjoined under near shoulder, e off shoulder; one bay colt, branded A with ^ over with 18 under off shoulder; one black cob mare, branded w off shoulder ; one black horse, star in forehead, branded like x wi...
The Northern Argus. FRIDAY, MAY 21, 1869. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 21 May 1869
Sfe mtlm'tt gltps. FRIDAY, MAY 21,1869. THE Commissioner of Public Works aj Few days ago paid a visit of inspection 1 ti the railway works in the North-I the Roseworthy and Foresters and the I Port Wakefield lines. That gentleman j has evinced a very laudable desire to I make himself thoroughly well ac-1 quainted with the method in which I public works in his department are) being carried out 5 not that there is 1 any credit due to a minister who) merely does his duty, but because it has not been made a part of the duty I of Ministers to become practically con-1 versant to any great extent with the I progress of large public works away] from the metropolis. No doubt the] visit of the Commissioner has been I hastened, if not entirely brought about, j by the complaints which have reached I the Government respecting the last-l named line-it would have saved a| considerable deal of trouble if he had 1 taken a few days holiday some months 1 ago 4br the. purpose; but there is every I prob...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 28 May 1869
The NORTHERN ARGUS, which has a large and increasing circulation, is printed and published every Friday morning. The scale of charges is as follows SUBSCRIPTIONS. For 1 quarter, prepaid £0 2 0 For the half-year, do ... 0 4 0 Per annum, do ... 0 8 0 Single copy 0 0 2 ADVERTISEMENTS. Per inch-First 4 insertions (each) £0 3 0 Every subsequent do... 0 2 6 Per Line-One line ... ... £0 0 6 Two do ... ... 0 1 O Three do 0 14 Every additional line 0 0 4 All orders should be legibly written on the back of advertisements, and where no order is given, will be inserted nmil countermanded, or out of date. Prepayment is requested from all occasional advertisers. Remittances can be made in notes, and money orders, or for smal sums in postage stamps. Advertisements intended for publication can be received up to 10 a.tg. on Thursday; and orders to countermand advertisements must be sent in (in writing) not later than Wednesday N OTICE TO ADYEETISEBS. The Scale of Discounts on repeated advertise* men...
BEWDLEY, BRIBERY, AND BEER. (From the "Daily Telegraph." [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 28 May 1869
BEWDLEY, BRIBERY, AND BEER. (From the " Daily Telegraph." A constitutional historian has ob served that, in the days of the Planta genets, Hig-g-, the son of Snell, would not have been permitted to change his name to Snelson without a license from the reigning Coeur de Lion or Lack land. But in these easier times, when the humbler classes no longer feel the " kind pressure of the social chain" immortalised by Lord John Manners, the manumitted Higg has only to pay for a newspaper advertisement pro claiming his intention to the world at large, and he may call himself not merely Snelson, but Brian de Bois Guilbert, or Montmorency Bohum Percy de Courcy de St. Maur, if he so pleases. Who shall hinder him? Echo answers, " Nobodyand Higg changes his name. Looking at this pleasant recognition of freedom in nomenclature, and at the liberties taken by the Metropolitan Board of Works with the time-honored appella tions of many London thoroughfares, we are impelled to ask why a few English prov...
The Northern Argus. FRIDAY, MAY 28, 1869. [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 28 May 1869
&lt;ilw Ijtotjtfyro FRIDAY, MAY 28, 1869. THE young1 men of Glare are consi derably in the back-ground with regard to athletic sports. The Kapunda and Gawlerites have their clubs and gymnasiums whereby the young men in their towns can enjoy that physical exercise so necessary for developing the bone and muscle, and for the benefit of the health. The Gawler Athletic Club, which has been in existence but a very short time, has issued a programme in the papers such as has never been equalled in the colony, and which has excited a large amount of competition, the entries amounting to about 180. Now, if the young men of Gawler can form a club and issue a programme in so short a period, what is to hinder those of Clare from following their example ? In olden times gymnastics and athletic" sports were pursued by the Greeks and Romans as an art neces sary to the health and full develop ment of man. It was the constant and continual practice of gymnastics and military exercises that ...
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (From the "Government Gazette," May, 20) [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 28 May 1869
IMPOUNDING NOTICES. (Prom the "Government G-azette," May, 20) Impounded at the public pound, Auburn (nearest post office, Auburn) One red and white oxy branded like T near horn, T near shoulder ? one red and white ox, branded like T near horn T near shoulder, like DC near rump, like wt or «rr ©ff jibs; one red ox branded like T near" horn, T near shoulder; one roan osy like T near shoulder, like T near horn. If not claimed, will be sold May 29, 1869, at noon, by order of a Justice of the Peace.-One black mare, stairin fore head, snip on nose, branded like GB with JT over, and 60 under near shoulder, like 2 off shoulder. If not claimed, will be sold June 12, 1869, at noon. P. Curren, poundkeeper. Impounded at the public pound, Clare (nearest Post Office, Clare) One dark brown horse, black points, branded like cb over 1, or GB over 1, or cn over 1, or gr over 1 near shoulder ; one dark bay mare, star, hollow back, branded like ^ J con joined and p, or 8-4 j conjoined and p off shoulde...
SOUTH BRIDGE. (To the Editor of the NORTHERN ARGUS.) [Newspaper Article] — Northern Argus — 28 May 1869
SOtTTH 'BRIDGE. (To the Editor of the Koktheeit ABGriJS.) Sir-Through the mediuiii of you* paper I should like to call the atten tion of the Corporation to thg state erf the bridge crossing1 the Hutt River' in Lennon street. It requires a thorough repairing, as there are almost constantly holes in it, thereby endan fering the lives of both man and east. By inserting the above you will oblige, Yours, &c.f A RATEPAYER.