ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings R... Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 168,384 items from Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
168,384 results
Inquest on Mrs. Tillbrook. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

Inquest roa Mrs. Tillbrook. 1«hst» week: the cprcraer for tho Maelcay was engaged fyr three days inquiring iuto the cause of tlicdi-atii of Henrietta lillbrouk, wife of George Tillliroolt, of that place. The circumstances surrounding the death of this woman arc somewhat peculiar; $ud we- publish the principal evidence given at the eunutry, ns reported in our Macleay exchanges :— . » __ ^ G. Tillbrook deposed.— DeoensW was 34 years of ace. About 1 ] u-ceka aero ehe asked him to co for a doctor ; did not say what ailed %er. Did not approve of Mrs. Gooflhcad visiting the hotel, but did not suspect anything ; know that Mrs.^rool head ha-l left n liottlo at the hotel ; ulie had lic.-n there about six times altogether ; 1iis wife did nit tell him what Mrs Ooodhead hod been dohi;j !- her. The three local doctors had been attending his wifo, who was iu good health till alxnit 1 1 weeks ago ; Mrs. Gnodliead sold the stulf to liis wife ; tlie doctor did not object to his vitalising a syringe....

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Extracting Gold from Refractory Ores. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

Extracting Gold from. Xtafractory ' Ores. The European Mail says : — A new process for the recovery of gold from refractory ores has beeu patented by the assistant to the Professor of Chemistry at the University of Glasgow. It is said to be cheaper than other processes, the comparison being that while by older processes the extraction is only 80 Der cent, and the cost 20s ner ton, bv this new process the cost ifi put at Gs 6d per ton and the extraction at 97 per cent.' A great many experiments have been made in the Glasgow University, and most favourable opinions have been expressed by scientific and practical men as to the value of the patent. In one experiment 9000 grains of tailings were treated, and }ut of 330 grains of gold present 320 were extracted, the residue containing only 10. Samples of ore from New Zealand, South Africa, Queensland, and Victoria have been successfully treated. Pro fessor Ferguson writes that the process is specially applicable to ' light' gold, is a rap...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Work of the Late Session of Parliament. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

Tiio Work of the Lato Session of Parliament. Tiik Clerk of the Legislative Assembly' has (says the ' Herald') prepared at* interesting: return concerning the past session. It shows that the Legislative Assembly sat for 121 days, of 1111 hours 5S minutes, representing: an avei-age day of 9 hows 11 minutes dura tion. Tins is said to be the best average yot attained in New Soullt Wales. The time devoted to ' business' after midnight is put ad^ourn-cd only on one occasion for want of a quorum — 20 mmnliers — before the business commenced, and on three occasions after the business commenced. The Votes and Pro ceedings show a number of entries- of busi ness transacted, including unotions-and orders,, to be 1534. The number of questions asknd was 2057 ; the number of notices oS motion, 3944 ; the number of orders of the diy, 35i7 ; and the number of contingent notices, 13. There, were 28 select committees on public matters, of which 12 reported, and 27 on pri vate bills, of which 2 reporte...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Salisbury Ministry. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

- Tho Salisbury Ministry. Ox tli« 9th inst., tlie'Lord Mayor of London, AI.Il'i-.iuui Polydore de Koyser, gave a grand banquet at the Mansion House, London, in honour of the Salisbury Ministry. Several speeches of importance. were delivered. Lord Geoi'g« Hamilton, First Lord of the Admiralty, referred to the naval manoeuvres which have recently taken place in the English Channel and off tlio Scottish coasc. He declared that the results of the evolutions showed that the old method of naval warfare was unreliable. Lord Salisbury reviewed the work of the session, and made special reference to tho Local Government Hill. This measure, ho remarked, solved a difficult problem, witlxxit inflicting injury upon .vested privileges. Other nations, he declared, were increasing; their national debt, and decreasing their credit, while with England the coutrary was the case. In referring to Irish affairs, ho said that the administration of the Govern ment policy hnd brought about a diminution, of t...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

Good News For All! ? ' - ..? . ? '?'. -?» ? ? ?? ' - -V'-- ??V . , ' - ,,, .. ? ? . .... , ...- ?- ?»?? - . . ? V ? 1TE-W GOODS- ISTES^T C3-OO3DS- ♦ ? ? ? ? ? ? : ' . * ? -;?? ? ? ? , ? ? : V ? ? ? ? ? 'WINTER GOOD'S. WINTER GOODS. ? SKT tendering Ms thanks to the public of Fort Macquario and the Hastings District for their Literal Support in the past, has much pleasure in inviting the, attention of everyone to the price-list of Goods n%w^n sfcle *it the West Port Macauarie Store. A. , No low prices are quoted with the view of misleading* the public — * everything' advertised is of reliable and sterling: quality. He is now opening a large assortment of Winter Goods, consisting of Merinos, Casliineres, Nun's Veiling, Lustres, Flannels (in pink, white, marone, and bine) Plaids, Homespuns, Winceys, and Serge. Ladies' and children's underclothing and corsets— a splendid assort- . ment. Embroideries, laces, insertions, collarettes, bows, and millings (all colours.) Ribbons and velvets—a ...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
AT ROLLANDS PLAINS. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

AT HOLLANDS PLAINS. [On the same evening, at 7'30 p.m., Mr. ioun- , addressed twenty electors iu the Inion Church, Hollands Plains. On the lotion of Mr., W. Bransdon, seconded by ?r. J. Doyle, Mr. W. Warlters was voted I the chair. After a few introductory ?marks from the chairman, Mr. Young, who ?is received with nnnlnuse. said tlmt rm ?count of limited time at the last election ft had not been able, to visit Hollands Plains, ?nstiqucntly he had availed himself of the 1st opportunity of calling upon his old ?ends in this locality. Since he last visited In place a fresh Ministry — and one which B had always supported — had been formed, ftdcr the leadership of Sir Henry Parkes. Bthough a supporter of thnt Ministry he Id not expect to hold any office, but simply I continue a party member. However, he ?d been chosen to occupy the honorable Bsition jf .Speaker ; and the constituency ?ould be proud to think thn House had Ijoctiid him, as the Speaker was supposed to l» thn most able, man ...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
For Ever True. Chapter VII. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

For Ever True. Chapter VII. * Tlie day of Dorothy's fete was cloudless and glorious. Tht! heat was intense ; but this seemed to Imva no efli-ct whatever upon tlie 4'xulierant spirits of thn Honoruble Maude * and Ella^Gliester. ifl'hey w*re dressed early in their ubiu- frocks, made re 2a bebe, a tfyle ingto their large, rutlirr clumsy figures, as being so young and innocent-looking. Nancy uacltusy ninuiging thujtflo'xers all over the houw, us they passed through to -tw tennis-court. * ♦ ' But yot will be baked alive !' 6he*cried, in remonstrance, as, Ella informed liter that -lThe heat is something terrific.' ' ' Oh, wo don't mind it !' the Honorable Maude, unswortid ; ?' and,' she declared, with the most ingmiuous frankness, 'we mean to win that lovely diamond brooch Sir Hum phrey is giving for the first prize* don't we, * E'laT, ' Yes,' agreed Ella. ' It's no fun playing for nothing.' * Nancy smiled as she watched the two on ergot) c forms cross tlic lawn, and then re turned to her...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

TO THE * IpL PUBLIC. * § FOR Hayward's SianiiiannoiiiiGBiiieiii IN THIS SPACE. IT DM! IE .A. 3*- S In Your Pockets. J. HAYWARD.

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
RELIGIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

RELIGIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS.                 CHURCH OF ENGLAND.— Rollands Plains 10:30, Telegraph Point 2:30, Port Macquarie 7:15, Rev. R. Wilson; Port Macquarie 11, Mr James McIntyre. Also on August 26 Beechwood 10:30, Ennis 2:30, Port Macquarie 7:15, Rev. R. Wilson ; Port Macquarie 11. Mr. James McIntyre. WESLEYAN.— Ennis 11. Bawdon Island 3, Port Macquarie 7:15, Rev. S. H. Macdade ; Port Mac- quarie 11, Blackman's Point 3, Mr. R. Woodlands. Also on August 26— Port Macquarie 11. Telegraph Point 3, Blackman's Point 7, Rev. S. H. Macdade ; Blackman's Point 3, Port Macquarie 7:15, Mr. J. Secombe ; Ennis 11, Mr. J. White. PRESBYTERIAN.— The Rev. R. Davidson left for Walcha on Wednesday last to relieve the clergy man at that place, who is taking a holiday on account of ill-health. The Rev. Mr. Fydeman, from Sydney, will officiate in the absence of Mr. Davidson. On Sunday services will be...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 18 August 1888

SWIMMING BATHS   A PUBLIC MEETING will he held at the ROYAL HOTEL, PORT MAC- QUARIE, on FRIDAY, 24th August, at 7:30 p.m., to take into consideration the advisability of erecting PUBLIC SWIM- MING BATHS for Port Macquarie. All interested are invited to attend.   JAMES McINHERNY, Mayor.   Complimentary Banquet TO THE         HON. J. H. YOUNG, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly. To be Held in the Star Hotel, PORT MACQUARIE, On Monday Next, 20th Inst., AT 8:30 P.M.   TICKETS, 10s 6d each, can be obtained from Messrs. W. Warlters, Rollands Plains ; W. Fryer, Ennis ; Joseph Andrews, Wauchope ; L. Lindsay, Huntingdon ; and several gentle- men in Port Macquarie. A. E. POUNTNEY, Hon. Sec. and Treas. Royal Skating Rink. The World-renowned Winslow Vineyard Skates, JUST ARRIVED FROM AMERICA. BEST FLOOR IN PORT FOR SKATING. OPEN EVERY AFTERNOON, FOR   LADIES AND CHILDREN, FROM 2...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Department of Mines, Stock Branch, Sydney, August 10, 1888. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

Department of Mines, Stock Branch, Svdnev. Aninist 10. 18S8. Gcntlcmft),— Referring to a letter from Mr. A. E. l'ountucy, secrctiry to tho Progress Committee, Port Macquarie, presented by you to the Minister for Miucs on the 10th ultimo, asking that the present Port Macquarie sheep district may be divided, and auothcr sheep district notified, to embrace the police district of the Hastings, I am directed by the Minister for Mines to state that there is no such police district, hut it is presumed the Committee refer to the police district of Port Macquarie. If this is the case it is considered that that district is too small to proclaim as a separate Sheep District ; and supposing it should be notified it is optional with the Board where they hold their meetings. * Mr. Abigail does not think that anything would be palpcd by having a ncw^pstric', and it would entail additional expense' Then as regards tbe owners making returns to the Macleay, this is not .sufficient to wairant any alte...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Department of Public Works. (Roads under Trustees), Syduey. August 17. 1888. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

Department of Public Works^ (Roads under Trustees), Svdnev. Aucust 17. 1888. Gentlemen, — With reference, to your letter of the 10th October last, 1 have the honor to inform you that the Secretary for Public Works has approved of a sum of £100 being granted for expenditure by tbe local roads officer on the road from Morton's Creek to the Ennis and Kempsey road. ' I have &c, J. BARLING. Hon. .T. H. Young, M.P., Hon. C. J. Roberts, M.P. *

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Department of Public Works, (Roads under Trustees), Sydney, August 17, 1888. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

Department of Public Works, (Roads under trustees), Sydney, August 17, 1S8S. Gentlemen,— With reference to your personal enquiries I have the honor to inform you that the Secretary for Public Works lias approved of a sum of £100 being granted for expenditure by the local road superintendent, on the road from Wauchope to Carriugton Inn. I have &c., J. BARLING. Hon. J. H. Young, M.P., Hon. C. J. Roberts, M,P.

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Official Correspondence. Department of Public Works, Sydney, llth August, 1888. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

Official Correspondence. Department of%iblic 'Works, - Sydney, 11th August, 1SS8. Sirs, — with reference to your letter of the 20th ultimo, respecting the amount of compensation to be offeredTilr. J. L. Ruthveu, Gowrie Kstate, in respect of lauds taken for the road from Morton's Crirek to the road from Stoney Creek , to Knnis, Port Macquarie District, I am directed to inform you that it has been decided to offer Mr. Rnthvcn the sum of £71 in full settlement of tho matter. I may ineutijn that if this offer is accepted tbe route originally selected will be adopted, but if refused the proposed deviation will have to be made. I have, &c, J. BARLING. Hon.»J. H. Young, M.P. Hon. C. J. Roberts, M.P.

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Municipal Nominations. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

The Municipal Nominations. A uttle after 12 o'clock oirThureday last, 23rd instant, in the presence of about 4Q ratepayers, the Mayor said that it became his duty to 'declare the nominations received for the seat in .the Municipal Council, rendered vacant by the resignation of Mr. W. A. Speuce. They were— George Garrctt, gentleman, of tbe Globe, Port Maouuario; nominated by Richard Woodlands, storekeeper, of Gordon -street, Port Macquarie, and Jamas Boltwood. ccntlcman. of William-strnet. Port Macquarie. J3cDry Harding Parker, gentleman, of Bridge street, Port Macquarie ; nominated by 'Jobn' Hayward, storekeeper, comer of Horton and William Streets, Port Macquarie, aud John Hibbard, ea^Ul proprietor, of Hamilton, Port Macquarie .jfepK Bernard jSayaoagh, gentleman, of Clarence street, PortfijScquario ; nominated by Frederick H*yward, Port Macquarie, . and Nathan ? T^ffe, Port Macquarie. As there were three nominations for the vacant seat, a ballot would be taken at the Council Cham b...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
RELIGIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

KELIG1OCS ANNOUNCEMENTS. ? CnrRcn of Rxmlakd.— Brccliwooa 10'30, Ennis 2'30, Hcv. R. Wilson ; Port Maeijnarie 11 and 7-T5, Rev. 3. Hyder. Also on September 2— Port Macquarie 1 1 -H .C.) and 7-15, Rev. R. Wilson. Wkslkvan.— Port Macquario 11, Telegraph Point 3, Blackmail's Point 7, Kov. S. II. Macdaile ; Blackmail's Point 3, Port Mncquaric 7'15, Mr. J. Socomhc; F.nnis 11, Mr. J. White. Also on September 2-Ei.nis 11, Blackman's Point 3, Port Ilaeqnaric71.'-. Rev. S. H. Macdade; Port Mac -]uaric II, Mr. J. Boltwood. l'RKsn\THRiAV.— Huntingdon 10.30, Wauehope 2.30, Port Macquario 713, Rev. n. Tvdcman. Also on Rcptemljer 2— RollandB Plains 10'30, Tele graph Point 3, Port Macquarie 7'15, Her. H. Tyucman. Z\\t 'govt WflffiHarir ^rwis. SATURDAY, AUOIT.ST 2.'., 1ASP.

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Hon. J. H. Young in tho Country. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

The Hoxl J. H. Young in the Country. (By ouk Travelling Rhpoiiter.) Ik your last issue 1 {P'.ve the Hon. J. II. Young's movements as far as Rollands Plains, which place he left, in company with two other gentlnnien, on Thursday morning, ICtli instant. After a pleasant ride of about an hour and a half, along a ratlicr obscure bridle track, wt» readied tlie residence of Mr. Robert Woodlands, known as liellangry. Here a short stay was made, and the com pany partook of what the hospitable gentle man named was pleased to term a 'light luncheon, ' but which the visitors oou!d not help thinking was an excellent dinner. The journey Ujfore us, across the mountains, we were led to believe was a roujjh one, con sequently we strengthened ourselves for the „ task, and our horses apparently did like wise. After a stay of about an,hour, we left Bellangry— -which 1 might remark is a splendid property, uppn which stands a fine Inick residence surrounded with all the com forts and conveniences of rur...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

To Butcher:, Farmer:, QrvJcr:, Jc Others ?? * — ? * HIGHLY IMPORTANT Sale of Cattle^ W. A..SPENCE HAS received instructions from Win. Johnstone, Esq., of the Macleay, to sell by public auction at the * Carrington Yards, HjTauchope, On Wednffaay, 29th August, ATjSjP.M. 8HAHP, - 50*liead prime fat bullocks 50 head prime store bullocks The above are Id vised as being an excep tionally line lot, and as there is every proba bility of cattle being very scarce, intending purchasers cannot do better than attend this sale. Terms very eaRy at sale. W. A. 'SPENCE, 4 Auctioneer. School of Arts, Port Macquarie. GLORIOUS SUCCESS OF tar d Jolly's III Minstrels. Everybody Delighted. Roars of Laughter. 153 minutes' fun. Free from the slightest vulgarity. TO-NIGHT, FRIDAY, GRAND CHANGE OF PROGRAMME, New songs, new dances, new sayings, new farces. The public aud press acknowledge that Creinar and Holly's U.S. Minstrels have no equal. SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, Last night of this great combination, who will ...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
AT HENRY'S. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

at hksrv's. At 7 p.m. on Thursday, over 6fty people had usseiubled to hear Mr. Young speak, and he was accordbd a very hearty reception.' Mr. G. Uransdon presided, and briefly intro duced the Speaker, who traversed somevhat the same grouud as what he did at Rollands Plains, a report of which has already anoeared. -Mr. Youue referred to the honor of Speaker being conferred upon him, which he considered was als) creditable to the electors who had returned him ; to his inability to speak out as plainly as was his custom ; to his position as Minister of Edu cation in the Rqltertson Government ; and to his rising from the ranks of obscurity to his present honourable office. It fell to the lot of few to be elected Speaker, as he was but the sixth member in 25 years to fill that office. Mr. Young referred to the. criticisms of the Sydney press, aud spoke rather strongly against press writers generally, some of whom, lie said, did not scruple as to the. truth or scurrility of their remarks....

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Scientific Items. [Newspaper Article] — The Port Macquarie News and Hastings River Advocate — 25 August 1888

Scientific Items. On-k poimd of mercury converted into fulminate is minieicnt to charge Jiu.OOO permission caps. Steel, when hardened. decivu-cs iu specific gravity, contracts in length, uud increases iu diameter,, A sitocl ear-wheel in expected to run .10 .000 miles, hut very Jew of t|»ui ever make that distance. 'I here are 22 ureiimtories in Kurope, in which over 1500 inciiicratiuns have taken place during tho uast venr. An' orange tree 5n the gardeiM of Versailles in 4.'iO years old. It was planted by Eleanor of Castille in 1410. r Wood pulp is 'rapidly being substituted for plaster of parit) in th» lmmiifnctni e of nil kinds of building ornaments in France, where a new method bus beeu dovived. A new material called ' Icathcrinc*' is nu Knglish manufacture. It can lie Hold for ;*i or u' cents a jvimnd, and it is said to be iin tough as leather, ami ib designed for packing and Iwggini.'. Tin- fabric known iih Chinese grnsscloth is made from the fibre of nettles. The cloth i* pecu...

Publication Title: Port Macquarie News And Hastings River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
x
Loading...
x
x