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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 10 November 1888

POWERFUL FERTILISING MANURES. FOR VINFS, FRUIT TREES, VEGE TABLES, CEREALS, OR GRASS, No. 1. — Superior Superphos phate, at .. £1 10s per ton. No. 2. — Nitrogenous Super phosphate greatly superior to bone dust) .£?- ,, No. I!.— High Class Orchard Manure .. .CO 1 0 ,, ,, No. I. — Special on-hard nianuro C.S „ ,, The lust, two contain Potash as well as Nitro gen uiul Superphosphate, |aml will bo found very valuable. For circular.-* with full particulars and direc tions for use apply Colonial Sugar Refining' Coy., Limited, O'CONNKLL-STKEET, SVDNJil*. JOB PRINTING EXECUTED NEATLY, CHEAPLY, EXPEDITIOUSLY AT THE OFFICE OF Cumberland Argus AND FRUI i GROWERS' ADVOCATE, 1'HILLIP STREET, PAURAMATTA. ?ESTABLISHED 18 8 0. J. H. MANSELL, WATCHMAKER AND JEWELLER, (Opposite the Court-house), PARRAMATTA, Respectfully submits the following Low Pricos for Repairs : — Watches Clenued .. ..4 6 Watch Mainsprings . . ..40 Watch Glasses . . ..00 Clocks Cleaned, from . . 'JO Clock Mainsprings, from . . 2 ...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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The County Members at Work. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 10 November 1888

The County Members at Work. Mis. 1-\ I'aiweiJj, M.P., has received the fol lowing : — ' Department of Public Works, Sydney, lilat October, 18S8. Sir,— Referring to your letter of tho Cth instant in regard to the state of Short's Lane which gives acceas to tho new Parraniiitta Road, I am directed to for wiird you herewith, for your information, copy of ii report on tho subject which has been re ceived from tho Commissioner for Roads. — ? I have, etc., 'NY. Bauunu, Under-seoretary. Cory of Rkpokt kksi'KOTixo ' Shout's Lamb'. ' It was estimated that it would cost £00 to nictiil Short's Lane. The Parrumntta Council were to contribute £30 ; tho residents .£!!0 ; and the Government £30. But tho Council and tho resident** never paid their contributions, couse [jnently we never carried out tho work. Short's Lane in within municipal limits and should be dono by tho Council. To resume land would cost moro than tho construction of tho road, aud tho Pnrramatta Council Clerk informs mo that no i...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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MONDAY, NOV.3. (Before Messrs. H. Byrnes and R. Harper Js.P.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 10 November 1888

Moxday, Nov. 5. (lleforo Messrs. H. Byrnes and E. Harper Js.P.j Edn-iird Armstrong and John 1'. Burrows, for having been drunk and disorderly, were each lined 5s, in de fault -..'I hours' imprisonment. Michael McGiddy, for having: been di-tink and dis orderly at Book-wood, was fined 5s, in default 21 hours' imprisonment ; and, for having made use of obscene language, was fined 20s, in default 7 days' imprison- . ment, the sentences of imprisonment to be cumulative ] Samuel Dykes alias Kobert' Lavanlo was charged with having stolun from tho dwelling-house of James DuuciiJbutclier.JJurwooa.n cash-box containing money, cheques, scem-ities, and other papers to the value of .ClOO.-Constiiblc Welsh deposed that on Saturday laat, .-it 1.30 p.m., lie arrested accused in Argyle-street, Piirramiitbt, on suspicion of committing n robbery at Ilunvood. Searebed him nt the lock-up, and found on him cheques and cash to the amount of £88 10s U.J, there 12 cheques representing £0 1 On 8d ; notes, £7...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 10 November 1888

BIRTH. RICHARDSON .— On 3rd November, 1888, the wife of G. E. Richardson, Church-street, Parramatta, of a son.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Importers of Galvanized Iron, Sheet ' Lead, Cement,' Paints, Oils & Colors. Every size of Wire Netting kept in stock at lowest prices. Splendid Assortment of Electro-plated Ware, in newest and neatest designs. Our Stock of FURNITURE, BEDSTEADS AND BEDDING Is well worth inspection, & as for prices, we defy competition. PTAWQ& ORGANS nnd HARMONIUMS By Best Makers. Wilcox and Gibbs, and Davies Sewing Machines, for Cash, or on Time Payments to suit purchasers. {g^r' Before Purchasing elsewhere give us a call for anything required in the above lines. Also in China, Glass and Earthenware.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Loyal Orange Skating Carnival. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Loyal Orange Skating Carnival. The Committee who undertook the carrying out ot the annual picnic in connection with the Loyal Orange Institution of New South Wales Nos. 8, 40, and 68 were so determined to mako the gathering of 18S8 a pronounced success that when they found the floor of tho pavilion at Chowdor Bay was not in a condition to en ablo them -o satisfactorily carry out the skatini' contests. They decided to run them oft' at he Victoria Skati«-r Rink cm Thm-u^inr «tvm iug lust and though the attendance was, pro bably in consequence of the heat of the weather, not so large as might havo been expected, overy ono present thoroughly onjoyed themselves. For the one mile skating contest for gentlemen there were six entries which wero run in pairs, each event being closely contested, and after a vory exciting finish resulted in a win for Alfred Dunshea by a lap. For tho half mile skating contest for lady residents of Parramatta there were only_ three entries, but tho grace, skill,...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Rookwood. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Rookwood. The anniversary services of the Rookwood Congregational Chuch were conducted last Sabbath, in the morning by the Rev. W. West, in the afternoon by the Rov. J. Collier, and in tho evening by tho pastor, the Rev. J. M. Bailey. The attendance was good at each service, particularly in the ovoning. The afternoon took the form of a flower service, and the bouquets wore taken after tho service to the Newington Asylum. Tho church was prettily decorated.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Hornsby. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Hornsby. The dry weather is very severely felt on the crops of summer fruit, which will be very small if rain does not soon make its appearance. A lot of plums were blown off by tho high winds. Accident. — Some four or five empty trucks Deionging to tho contractors ot the jn.S. and Pearce's Comer railway came to grief on Saturday near Thornleigh on the line to tho metal quarry. This line is a xig-za;* ono. The idea of a cable line, as first spoken of, was abandoned, and a line was laid so as to run the trucks right into the quarry. The first zig zag is about 4000 yards from Thornloigh station. It appeared that whilst shuntms- tlm trucks down the lino they forgot to couple them, and when tho brake was put on the en ? gine, the truoks ran on and went over tho points, f ailing about 25 or 30 feet among rocks. Great damage was done to tho trucks, some being smashed to pieces. Roads. — Tho road to connect Hornsby and Dural has been commenced. About sixty of the unemployed are now on the ...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FLUSHCOMBE ROAD. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

FLUSHCOMBE ROAD. Bin. F. Fakjtell, M.P., has received the fol lowing: — 'Department of Public Works, Sydney, 8th November, 1888. Sir,— With re ference to your letter of the 27th ultimo, asking that an additional sum of money may be granted for expenditure on the Flushcombe Koad, between the main Western Eoadandthe Blacktown Railway Station, I am directed to inform you that the trustees have not yet ad justed their accounts for last yaar : and in view of the reports received, the Secretary for Pub lic Works is unable to authorise a compliance with your request. — I have otc, W. Baklino, Under-secretary.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Local Topics. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Local Topics. TIioi'6'k il lino iu one of Mncauhiy's 'Lays of Ancient Homo ' which is admirably suggestive of tho brilliaut ba.Uiu-» uorforiuanno that on Saturday last was credited iu till) scoring- book to ono of Coalos' boys— this lino— 'The lonjf array of Spears.' The ea'jer competition that is going on amongst the knights of the willow for' tho Cvn beslanii Anot'S Oup is a fact in local eriekct iiiL;- history whicl is naturally calculated to '?stroke our self steoui tlio 'right way'— and we're not plu'Ksophic enough to pretend that it isn't so. Neither duos it detract from tlu- liiiijji sum of our satisfaction one jot or nno tittle, to Unow that tho success of our modest liltlu-wen-.w,\7i,i.'.:w (if you like) is us a bus ily iu Tommy Titmou-V-; littlo pot of (mer curial) ointment. We think that tho HosohiU H.C. aiK-Uoiitiem aro just a trille loo lenient. Though ' Oh, it was only a little one' was accepted by Mrs, Easy as an excuse, when tho question of size was by no means iu di...

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WENTWORTHVILLE PLATFORM. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

WENTWORTHVILLE PLATFORM. Me. F. Faenell, M.P., has received the following : — Department of Railways, Sydney, November 13th, 1888.— Sir,— With referenco to your letter of the 22nd ultimo, enclosing a communication addressed to you by Mr. W. H. Hicks in which ho urges that the Railway platform at Wentworthyille be extended at tho eastern end, I havo tho honor to inform you that from the reports received from the traffic manager it would appear that there is no ne cessity ior increasing the accommodation at Wentworthville, and tho Commissioners arc not, therefore, disposed to comply with Mr. Hicks's request. — lam, etc.,D. Vbunon, Sec rotary for Railways.

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Castle Hill. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Castle Hill. A r..U!tji: and enthusiastic meeting was held at Castle Hill, on Saturday, at which a lecture on tho uims ami principle* of Jocal option was delivered by Mr. Nicholas B, Downing, general scorotary to the league. The lecturer whs repeatedly cheered during tho delivery of the lecture, mrl at the oloso Ciurollpd sevoral persons as members of tho league. The uhflli1 W'iis occupied by the Rev. J. E. Carruthers, of Hyd-;. Of; Suuday, Mr. Downing preached to }:ii'ge and njieutive congregation's at the Wes ieyau Chili-ell, lt-ydc.

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THE LATE POTT'S HILL FIRE. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

THE LATE POTT'S HILL FIRE. Some days ago Mr. F. Farnell, M.P., com municated with the Colonial Secretary on the matter of tho late fire at Pott's Hill. In re ply ho states that he cannot give any Govern ment aid towards the relief of the sufferers by that fire.

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Current News. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Current News. 'Pakkaitattan' writes to us malting tho following complaint: — -'Business has made me a frequent passongor on the lino between Par ramatlii'and Summerhill, ; returning from the. latter place usually by some train leaving be tween 8 jj.m. and 10 p.m. On no occasion have I seen tho ticket window opened more than throe minutes beforo the arrival of tho train, and oirtwo occasions .within tho past few days it has not been opened till the train wa3 actually at the platform, notwithstanding that an official could be seen through the open door ' busy doing nothing.' On last Monday even ing this neglect was aggravated by a railway^ official calmly blocking the approach to the' window while he engaged in an animated ( ? amatory) conversation with a young woman who had been lucky enough to secure her- ticket first. The result was that several passengers went on witliout tiieir tickets ; and rt thoy suc ceeded in evading payment at all on arrival at their several destinations I f...

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DURAL PUBLIC SCHOOL. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

DURAL PUBLIC SCHOOL. Me. F. Fabnell, M.P., has received the following : — Department of Public Instruction, Sydney, 8th November 1888. Sir, — with refer ence to your letter of the oth ultimo, inviting attention to the necessity for erecting a dividing fence on the playground at tho Dural Public School, and for paling the fence enclosing the site, I am directed to inform you that, having had under notice a petition on the subject, the Minister for Public Instruction deems it unnec essary to incur the oxpenso that would bo in volved in carrying out the works asked for. — I have, etc., G. Millee, for Under Secretary.,

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Parramatta District Hospital. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Parramatta District Hospital. , The monthly meeting of tho Parramatta District Hospital was held on Wednesday eve ning-. The President; the. Venerable Archdoa^ con Gunther, occupied the ohair, and there were also present Messrs. T.-F.-'-Watkihs, TOW Pollock (honorary treasurer^' F. Beames, A. C. Willis, G. T. Hunt, A. Gee, and the secre tary. Apologies were received from Messrs. W. W. Bodenham, and S. Walker, the last named gentleman resigning his position on the committee owing to pressing business engager ments. The resigndtionwas subsequently ac cepted. The treasurer reported ;that the sub-., scriptions for tlio past monthahwnnted to £6 2s. Accounts and salaries for the month of October amounting to £72 1G lid wero passed for pay ment. It was reported that during October 6 males and 2 females were admitted to the hos pital, and 7 males and 2 females discharged ; tho total number of inmates at the end of the month being 12 males and 4- females. Donations in kind were received from...

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POLICE PROTECTION FOR BANKSTOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

POLICE PROTECTION FOR BANKS TOWN. Me. F. Faenell, M.P., has received the fol lowing: — Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 7th November, 1888. Sir, — In reply to your letter of the 27th ultimo, regarding the neces sity of Polico Protection for Bankstown, I am directed by the Colonial Secretary to inform you that the Acting Inspector General of Police, to whom your communication was referred, re ports that a constable has recently been stationed in that district. — I have etc. Critcheit Walkke, Principal Under Secretary.

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Destructive Bush Fires near Parramatta. CHILD BURNTTO DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

Destructive Bush Fires near Parra matta. CHILD BIT UNT TO DEATH. Os Monday night last Mrs. S. Reddau of Kellyvillo, Windsor Road, noticed a bright light in tho middle of her neighbour, Mr.G. Stranger's paddock, but thinking they were burning off did not take much notice of it . On Tuesday morning when Mr, Stranger went down to plough ho found the paddock in a blaze, and beforo any effort could be mado to «f.nv tlinir flpstrnntivn p.nnrsn nvm* £3f! wm-fli a feucing was destroyod and many summer and orango trees scorched. The devouring element rushod with inconceivablo rapidity through the paddocks and orchards of Messrs. Flindt (who lost £50 worth of fencing; and 5 rows of orango trees valuod at £100), Gibbs, Stephenson, Hemmer, Worrall, Quires, and in fact all the orchards running from Kelly yille to Pennant Hills, all of them being considerably scorched and the fences along the liuo completely des troyed. The neighbours worked with a will, and woro ably assisted by about 20 pupils ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

/OUMBIORLAND BUILDING LAND i) AND INVESTMENT COMPANY. LIMITED. ' : OAKT AIi. £100,000. Paid up capital, £20,000. ? * Uncalled capital, £10,000. Rovervofund, £?2000. Honey received on 'Fixed Deposit at tlio fol lowing Rates :— For 12 months, 7 per cent per annum. 6 months, 6 por cent, per annum, And 5 per cent, at call. Savings Bank Branch.— Deposits of One Shilling and upwards received, and six (6) por cent interest allowed on the Monthly Balance, and no notice required for withdrawals. JNO. JAS. MILLER, ?-??.. ????- ? ? ?? . Manager. . ^Masonic Hall Buildings, George-street J^He' AUSTRALIAN JOINT STOCK J_ BANK. PAKRAMATTA BRANCH.. P.iid ivn Capital .. ? ? £500,000 Interest allowed on Fixed Deposits at current ''Bills discounted and advances made on np HSiS.on.aU the principal cities in the II. M. TODHUNTER, Manager.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 17 November 1888

'THE CUUERLAHTD ARC-US AND FRUITGROWERS' ADVOCATE IS PUBLISHED EVERY SATUEDAY MORNING AND DELIVERED TO ALL PAETS 03? PAREAMATTA AND SUBKOUNDING DISTRICT. s. a. Subscription, ]?or quarter, in advnucs 2 0 Do. booked .. .. 2 o Single copy ? ° 2 Teems of Advebtisiko : s. d. Three lines .. ?? ?? J Jj Six lines ? \ ?- Onoiiioh.. .. ?? ..2 0 Each additional inch . . . . 2 o Births, Marriages and Deaths - (each) ? 10 Special, terms for advertisements ordered hy the quarter. Casual advertisements must ho prepaid, ex cept in the case of firms or persons having running accounts -with us. Persons ordering advertisements on hehalt ot any club or society will be held personally re sponsible for the payment of same. Advertisements must state upon the face ot them the number of times they are to be in serted, otherwise they will he continued and charged for until countermanded. LITTLE & CO. September 24th, 1887. CHATFIELD & BEOWK, T IOENSED SURVEYORS Specially licensed under the Rea...

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