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Tenders for the supply of Provisions. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
Tenders for the supply of Pro- visions. THE contractor for the supply of Provisions, Forage, &c, for the Colonial service in the County of Normanby, including the town of Portland, Mount Eckersley, atid Port Fairy, hav- ing, according to agreement, given three months notice that his conti act will cease on the 30th of September next : Notice is hereby given that Tenders will be received at this office, until 12 o'clock on Friday, the 31st of July next for fur- nishing the required supplies from 1st October to the 31st December, 1846. The particulars of the supplies und the condi- tions relating to them, arc specified in the notice from this office, dated 24th September, 1845, and published in the Melbourne Government Gu:et(c. . The Tenders are to be deposited in a box mai Iced " Tenders," at the western entrance of the Go- vernment Offices, to be sealed and endorsed " Tenders for Provisions." C. J. LA TROBE. Superintendent's Office, 20th June, 1346.
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir George Gipps, Knight, Captain Geneiul and Governor-in-Chiel of the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice-Admiral of the6ame, &c. &c. WHENEAS by a certain Act of the Impe- rial Parliament of Great Britain und Jit land, passed in the hftb and sixth years of the reign of hei most yacious Majesty Queen Aceto- na, intituled, " An Act for the government of JSew South Wales and Van Diemen s Laud," it was amongst other things enacted that it bhould be lawful loi the Governor of New South Wales to prorogue the 1 egislative Council thereof trom time to time, and dissolve the same, by pieclama tion or otherwise, whenever he should deem it expedient, nnd whereas it is expedient to pi o rogue the said Legislativo Council tor the period hereinafter mentioned Now, I, Sir George Gipjs, Knight, the Govei nor aforesaid, doliere by, in pursuance of the powei and luthontyso in me vested, prorogue the sinl Legisl itive Council fro...
Commercial Intelligence. CATTLE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
«tommwial fintetlirjencc. CATTLE MARKET. One hundred and thirty-six fat cattle, eleven lean, seven cows, eiglit workers, one hundred «beep, have this week been sold in the yards at the different sales. Fat cattle, of good quality, have been scarce, and in demand at improved rates, full 11s. per lOOlbs. being obtainable for good stock, inferior bringing 9s. to 10s. Lean cuttle, dairy cows, and working cattle selling about former rates. Sheep are still plentiful about town, and prices are not improving. THOMAS KISSOCK. Saturday, 4th July, 1846. SYDNEY MARKETS. Saturday, June 27. WHEAT.-We have only received nineteen ?loads during the week, and for which from 6«. 5d. to 7s. was given at the mills. Launceston and Adelaide wheat has been sold for 7s. 3d. FLOUR.-The mills are firm at £18 per ton, for the best, and £17 for the second best. MI!>CFI.CA.NEOUS,-Maize appears to be on the decline : the prices range wholesale from 4s. 6d. to 5s. per bushel; the retail price in general is ös. ...
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Despatch of Overland Mail. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, _._I Despatch of Overland Stall. NOTICE is hereby given, that from and after Friday next, the 22nd instant, the j Mail for Sydney will be despatched from Mel- bourne, during the winter season, at half-past four o'clock, p.m., instead of five, as at present. Letters for Sydney will be received up to live minutes of the time of despatch. S. J. USSHEE, Acting Postmaster. Post Office, Melbourne, * 14th May, 1846.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
JOB PRINTING. THE PUBLIC ARE RESILCIFULLY INFORMED, THAT OF ALI KINDS, WILL BE EXECUTED AT THE WELBOURNE ARGUS OFFICE, With neatness, accuracy, and despatch. The Printer particularly invites attention to his prrnhng of BOOK-WORK, the whole of his type jvr that purpose being perfectly new, ana conse- quently greatly superior to any other office in Melbourne.
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. TMMTfiTîATiniV. WHEREAS under the system of Bounty Emigration which continued in operation ?until the end of the year 1841, many married ?couples are represented to have emigrated to this ?colony without their children, in consequence of their inability to pay the sums demanded, in ad- dition to the Government Bounties, for the pas- sages of such children : and whereas it has been deemed expedient to nfford to such children, out «f the Public Funds, the means of rejoining their parents :-Notice is hereby given, that applica *. tion for free passages for Ins or her children will be received from any Bounty Immigrant who left Great Britain on or before the 7th day of January, 1842,* provided that such Immigrant wat, pro- duce^ before, and passed by, the Immigration Board either at Sydney or Melbourne, as one of a married couple. The applications are to be addressed to the Agent for Immigration, at Sydney, or to His Honor the Superin...
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 22nd May, 1846. GRANTS OF LAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Svdney, 22nd May, 1846. GRANTS OF LAND. THE following descriptions of grants of land with the names of the persons to whom they were originally promised, or by whom they ?are now claimed, arc published for general in- formation, in order that all parties concerned may have an opportunity of correcting any errors or omissions that may have been made inad- vertently. It is requested that wiihm one month from the present date, the following particulars may he accurately furnished to this omeo, viz. - .Surname and Christian nnmes of the person in whose favor the Deed is to be prepared, written at full length, his residente, and tne intended name of the property. li these be duly furnished and satisfactory, -and if no Caveat be lodged, or other cause of un- certainty appear, the Deads will be prepared ?accordingly, as soon as possible after the expira non of the stated period ot one month. If the required particulars be not furnished .within that period, 01 i...
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
SÍMPftfi intelligence. ARRIVED. July 5.-Lillias, schoouer, Smith, master, from Hobart Town. Passengers-Mrs. Smith, Mrs. Mackenzie, and two in the steerage. , , CLEARED OUT. July 4.-Diana, cutter, Chapman, master, for Western Port, in ballast. July 4-Pedlar, schooner, Parish, master, for Circular Head and Launceston. SAILED. Pidlar, for Circular Head and Laun ?Diana, for Western Port. EXPORTS. July 4.-Pedlar, schooner, Parish, master, for Circular Head and Launceston-10 boxes soap, 6 casks tallow, 5 bags bags, 1 bag bags. It is reported that orders have been sent out to build the hull of a steamer intended for convict purposes, the machinery of which is to be sent out from England.-Hobart Town Advertiser, June 16. The long-looked for February Post-office packet --the Abel Gower, arrived at Sydney on the after- noon of the 30th ult., after a passage of 144 days. Her mail was not sorted when the overland mail left, consequently the letters she brings for Port Phillip will not reach Mel...
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. JULY 2ND, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND REGULAR DEMAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE, JULY 2ND, 1846. IMPORTS. »N EXTENSIVE AND HEOUX.AR DEMAND. £ s. d. Rum,B.P.,Wo.p, .saiim 0 6 0 Brandy, Martell's, ".7S, (o 0 8 0 Ale, in bottle. Dunbar'*.dozen 0 ,0 g Allsopp's, ". 0 11 6 Other brandi. OU g Aie in bulk. Bass .hogshead None Ms°PP's . " None Other brands. 50 0 Stout in bottle. Dunbar'» .doun 0-10 6 Other brands. 0 11 6 Stout in bulk, Taylor's .hogshead None Other brands., None Tea, Hysonskin. c/iest 440 Co"S&lt;m . " 5 10 0 Rice, good ordinary. Q 0 14 Salt, Liverpool, coarse, ton ,. 3 10 0 Sugar, Ration. Mauritius .ton 22 0 0 Manilla.}> 21 0 0 Java....^.n 21 0 0 Barret's. lb Oil Other brands. " 0 0 1Í Cigars, in bond. , . i Manilla, No. 3 .1000 3 15 0 « 4. 2 5 0 Wooljxicks, hemp .euch 0 '4 9 Sacks, 3 bushels, .',, "0 2 0( GunnyBags. 0 0 9 Tow, .lb. Ó 1 4 Hemp, ., 0 1 8 Iron, rod and bar, . ton 14 0 0 Deals,9inch ..foot 0 0 7J ,. 11 ,. 0 0 9 Window gtass, assorted....lOOft.aver. 2 15 0 IN CONSIDERABLE DEMAND. Genevarin bottle, duty ...
Clerk of Works' Office, Melbourne, 11th June, 1846. Tenders Required. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
1 Clerk of Works' Office, Melbourne, 11th June, 1846. Tenders Required. TENDERS will be received until 12 o'clock, at noon, on Thursday, the 9th day of July next, from persons willing to contract for the entire of the artificers' works connected with the erection of the Powder Magazine,boundary walls, and Keeper's quarter«. Tender» to he endorsed, on the left hand cor- ner, " lender forPowdei Magazine," and placed in the tender box ut the west entrance of the new governineutolhees. 1 he plans, specifications, from of tender, and of secuuty for the strict peí formance of the works as set forth, aid ill information obtuined by applying at the Clerl of \\ oiks' Ofhce on and after Mon- day next, tie 15th instant, between the hours of 10 a ni. and 1 o'clock, p m. By order of his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works. . MONTHLY List of Persons who have taken out Licenses to Depasture Stock, to Strip Bark, and to Cut Timber on Crown Lands, in the District of Port Phillip, fr...
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. The Third Term commences on Monday, the 20th of July, and ends on Friday, tin 14t/i of August, 1846. MOTION DAYS.-Monday, 20th July ; Satur- day, 25th ; Tuesday, 28i/i ; Saturday, 1st August ; Tuesday, 4th; Saturday, 8th; Tuesday, lllh; and Friday, 14th. UNDEFENDED CAUSES.-Tuesday, 21st July. All undefended causes to be set down for this day, i provided the defendants' time for pleading shall have expired in su/licient time for that purpose and if such time shall not have expired, then such cause may lie set down for any day appointed for the trial of dejended causes, before a jury of Jour special jurors. CAUSES TO BE TRIED BY A 3 vat OF FOUR SPECIAL JURORS.- Wednesday, 22nd July ; Fri- day, 24(/i ; Monday, 21th,- Wednesday, 29th ; and Friday, 31st. CAUSES TO DE TRIED BY A JURY OF TWELVI PERSONS.-Monday, 3rd August; Wednesday 5th ; Friday, 7th ; Monday, lOt/t ; and Wednes day, 12th. All common jury causes to be set down for th 3rd and 5th August., th...
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
IMPOUNDINGS. At Melbourne, June 22, 1846-One bay geld- ing, black poins, a star on the forehead, switch tail, [the shoulders sore from the collar, stands about 16 hands hiçh, off shoulder JN conjoined : if not clui&ica, to bo sold on the 16tli July. At Melbourne, on the 17th June, 1846 : One red cow, left ear oft', and a piece off the back of the right, off rump TC, off ribs TC, with RB and JL under ; one dark brown heifer, a little white on the belly, a slit in the left ear, off ribs Cm, near ribs supposed RD (the R reversed up- side down.) Impounded on June l8-onesundy she-goat, black down the back, belly, and legs, two young cream colored she kids by her side, has a slit in the left car : if not claimed, to be sold on the 11th July. At Pentridge, 24th June, 1846, trespass, 6s, a bay horse, about 15 hands, black points, switch tail, saddle marked, illegible brand off side of neck, shoes on : if not claimed to be sold 18th July. At Morang, the 26th June, 1846--a large yello...
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 29th May, 1846. JONATHAN HARRISON. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 29th May, 1846. JONATHAN HARRISON. > TNQUIRY having been made respecting | M. Jonathan Harrison, by a relative, resident in Ireland, any person enabled to furnish infor I motion respecting bim is requested to communi i cate the same to this office. ' Harrison arrived in this colony by the ship Portsea, in 1838, having been previously a pri- vate in the 52nd Regiment. He resided at one time near Charcoal Creek, in the District of Illawarra, and is believed to have been lately following the occupation of a shoemaker, at Cunningham Creek, near Yass. By His Excellency's Command, (Signed) E. DEAS THOMSON. Should the above-named' individual be (as is now suspected) in the Port Phillip district, he is requested to forward an intimation of his present place of abode to the Superintendent's (Signed) C. J. LA TROBE. Superintendent's Office, Melbourne, 27th June, 1846.
Superintendent's Office,, Melbourne, May 12th, 1846. Occupation Licenses. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
Superintendent's Office,, Melbourne, May 12th, 1846. Occupation Licenses. NOTICE is hereby given that the under- mentioned Lot, advertised to be re-let by Auction,, on the 27 th instant, by the notice dated 21st April, 1846, has been withdrawn from the sale : T i noii "^County-Grant; Situation Lot on 28th J T?._,. XT'_ "r A_ Moy, 1£ 3 56 ""vCoun Lot 3ir,"u1R«a f -Duneed; No. of Acres y'fifi ' ( -?.56i F/esent occupier -Henry Miller. C. J. LA TROBE.
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. In the Insolvent Estate of Theophilus Dredge, of Melbourne, in the District of Port Phillip, and Colony of New South Wales, dealer in China and Glassware. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. In the Insolvent Estate of Theophilus Dredge, of Melbourne, in the District of Port Phillip, and Colony of New South Walts, dealeR in China and Glassware. JAMES GRAHAM, of Melbourne, in the District and Colony aforesaid, being the Official Assignee appointed for the above-named estate-Notice is hereby given, that all debts due to the said estate are to be paid to him, the said Official Assignee ; and that a third public meet- ing of the creditors of the said Theophilus Dredge will be holden before me, at my office, Supreme Court-house, La Trobe-strcet, Melbourne, on Monday, the seventeenth of August, at eleven o'clock in the forenoon, for proof of debts, and for receiving the report of the said Official As- signée as to the then condition of the said estate, &nbsp; and for giving him directions as to the future &nbsp; management thereof. &nbsp; Dated at Melbourne, this sixth day of July, &nbsp; A.D., 1846. ROBERT WILLI...
Government Notice. The Chief Protector of Aborigines. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
Government Notice. The Chief Protector of Aborigines. AS no intelligence of the above officer, whe- ther official or otherwise, has been received at this office, since the time of his departure from Melbourne, ostensibly on one of his periodical visit to the tribes within the Port Phillip district, some time about the 24th of March last, the Su- perintendent would feel himself indebted to any resident of the District who would intimate, by a communication addressed to this office, where the above officer may have been recently seen, and what he proposed doing. This inquiry is made for considerations wholly unconnected with any fears respecting the Chief Protector's personal safety, of which, wherever he may be, no reasonable doubt whatsoever is entertained. C. J. LA TROBE. Superintendent's 0ffice, &nbsp; 1st July, 1846. &nbsp;
POST OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
POST OFFICE. LIST of letters detained at this Office for sea-postage, due under the Act of the Governor and Council 2nd Victoria, No. 17, and which must be paid before the letters can be forwarded. Cannan, the Widow, Co. Tipperary. Convicts, Comptroller General of, V. D. L. Gregg, Richard, Co. Donegal, Ireland. Goldstrong, George, Launceston, V. D. L. Jones, Thos. Hobarton, V. D. L. Kelly, Patt, Piper River, V. D. L. Primrose, Rev. YV., Aberdeen, Scotland, S. J. USSHER, Acting Postmaster. June 30,1846.
THE CRISIS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
THE CRISIS. SINCE the expiry of the Squatting Act on the 30th ult., the Sub-Treasury Depart- ment have refused to receive from the Squatters not only the assessment on stock, which every body knew must cease with the expiry of the Act, but also the license fee for the occupation of Crown Lands, which his'Excellency Sir George Gipps has de- clared again and again he has the power to exact without the authority of the Le- gislature, and would exact in the event of such authority being refused. Therefu sal is not an absolute one, the reason as- signed for not taking the money being that instructions on the subject have not been received from head quarters ; it is probable, therefore, that notwithstanding his Excellency's intimation to the Com- missioners of Crown Lands on the 3rd of April last, that they were not to consi- der their duties in respect to the granting of licenses for the occupation of Crown Lands, and the charging of fees on such licenses as in any way " affected by the ...
To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 July 1846
To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. Sir- I endose a paper headed " Public notice,' which I picked up to-day. As you know almost every thing, you will, I have no doubt, be able to afford the information which the writer appears so anxious to obtain. If not, perhaps some of your readers may, and as it seems to have been intended for publication, just charge this Mr. La Punch, whoever he may be, for its insertion. AN ABORIGINAL. Saturday morning.