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HOBART PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
HOBAET PBODUCE MARKET. The following are the ruling prices : — Wheat, nominal, 8s 3d; flour, best, £9 ; seconds, £8s ; sharps, £i 10s, better supply; bran, 8d; oats, 2s 3d to 2s 6d; grey peas, 8s 6d to 3s 9d seed ; tares, 5s 6d ; rye, 5s ; hay, old, £2 5s to £2 10s; new hay, 27s 6d to 80s; chaff, JE2 10s to £2 15s ; new chaff, 35s per ton ; 'wheat en straw chaff, 80s ; straw, wheaten, 20s to 25s; do., oaten, 33s; hops. Is 8d; po tatoes, whites, £4 10s; blacks, £5 10s; cabbages, 9d to Is per doz; turnips, Is per doz ; onions, j£7 per ton ;' green peas, Is 6d per bushel ; butter, factory, Is ; sepa rator, lOd; cheese, 7d; New Zealand, H3. ; best factory cheese, 7Jd to 7Jd ; honey, 4d to 4Jd ; eggs, lOd ; ham, 9d to lOd; bacon, 9d; lard, 7d; raspberries, 3d per lb ; strawberries, 4d per quart ; cher ries, 2Jdto 6d per lb ; apricots, 9s; plums, 2s to 4s 6d per bushel ; grapes, 4dper lb.
LOCAL BOARD OF HEALTH. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
LOCAL BOAED OP HEALTH. A letter was received from Mr B. C. Greene, secretary Devonport Town Board, stating that he could not send sample night pan as reauested. Thev were manufac tured by C. Davis, Hobart, at 6/6 per pan. Mr Sanderson said he had prepared some figures in regard to this matter which might be of value. He estimated that there were 175 houses in Dunn's, and if the Board decided to establish such a system as that being introduced at Devon port, he did not think it could be done under £120, to provide pans, lids, horse and cart, harness, etc. This would cost 15s per house and afterwards Is 6d to 2s per month for the maintenance of the ser vice. It would be for the townspeople to declare if the service were required. This being all the business the meeting closed.
LAUNCESTON PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
LAUNCESTON PRODUCE MARKET. The latest leading quotations are as follow :— Flour, 18s to 18s 6d per sack for stone and roller respectively. Milling wheat, 3s for prime samples, to 2s 9d for second grade ; fowls' wheat, 2s 6d to2s9d; stout oats, feed, * 2s ; shipping .'parcels, Is 8d to Is lOd ; Tartarian, Is lOd ; grey peas, 8s 3d to 3s 6d; beans, 3s; English barley, 4s 3d ; Cape, 4s ; rye, 4s to 5s ; tares, 5s to 7s ; bran, 7d per bushel ;* pol lard, 8Jd; sharps, 8Jd; onions, Id per lb ; potatoes, £4 6s to £5 per ton ; chaff, £2 5s, bags in; straw chaff, £2. Grass .Beeds-JEnglish, 4s to 4s 3d; Italian, 5s to 5s 6d ; sof I grass, 4s ; cocksfoot, Tas monion, 7s 6d; imported, 9s; clover, white, lOd to Is; linseed, 2Jd to 2Jd; prime separator and factory brands butter, 9d to lOJd; prime dairy, 7Jd to 9d; pastry sorts, 6Jd to 7d ; cheese, 5d to 7d ; ham, 9d to lid ; bacon, 7Jd to 9d ; eggs, 9d ; lard, 6}d ; honey, 5d.
INTERCOLONIAL MARKETS LATEST QUOTATIONS. (By Mail.) Sydney, Thursday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
INTERCOLONIAL MARKETS LATEST QUOTATIONS. (By Mail.) ? ?; Sydney, Thursday. Business in 'produce* to-day was quiet. Maize sold from 3s lid to 4s; bran, at 7Jd; pollard, from 10}d t6v10id.V Chaff had good sale, from £3 to '£3* 5s* extra green; Adelaide, £3 7s '6d to £3 10s. Potatoes, from £5 to £5 15s ; . and onions, j£410s. ' ? - ? Wheat is still depressed, buyers offering 2s 7d to 2s 8d, but-holders are .asking 2s 9dto2sl0d. Many growers are' storing, having placed very much higher reserves on their grain. Flour is inactive at from £7 to £7 5s. Very little country flour is coming into the market, owing to the inability of country millers to secure grain to enable them to compete against the intercolonial brands. ' Further parcels of cornsacks were sold for Melbourne and Adelaide for 4s 6d, and the market was firm. 100 cases of China oil sold at 2s 9d. : ?????. Melbourne, Thursday: Wheat is quoted at from 2s 5d to 2s* 6£d; flour, good £6 7s 6d to £6 10s, best,£6 15s fob; bran, 7Jd; p...
HOBART STOCK SALES. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
HOBART STOCK SALES. Mr J.'W. Abbott, Hobart, reports under date Friday last :— At slaughter yards yesterday primo lambs sold -well and medium fairly. Mutton realised lower rates as compared with Monday, in con sequence of the supply being larger, and beef was firm. Pork again high. My sales were : — 13 bullocks and stags, from G. C. Nicholas, Millbrook, Ouse, to £14 10s ; vcaler, Jas. Davis, Bruny, 88s : do., Felberg, 22s ; do., Goodwin Bros., Cam pania, 30s 6d ; »150 prime Merino wethers, fronrthe Cleveland paddocks, Ouse, to 12s ; 146 sheep and lambs, Wm. Jones, Ballochmj'lc, Tunbridge, to 9s, 3d; Merino ewes, Archer, 7s 3d; porkers, Coad, 40s bach; 5 small do'.; Firthri8s 3d; do., Rosebery, 28s 6d; suckers, Sergeant, 7s ; carcase pork, Hennessey, all at 6d per lb ; 10 carcases pork, Sergeant, to.jjd 'pet lb ; do., Clark, 5}d ; do., Hanson,' 5Jd. Messrs Roberts and Co,, Hobart, re port under Friday's date :— Yesterday, at slaughter-yards, we sold 16 steers from Lawrenny, £1 5s to ...
EMU BAY PRODUCE MARKET. Burnie, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
: EMU .BAY PRODUCE MARKET.' . Burnie, Saturday. : Potatoes have taken on upward move during the laBt couple of days,, and to-day £i 10s was the ruling -quotation. One transaction, however, is reported at £i 15b, the sample being a specially good one and the tubers well set. Not much business is reported, the deliveries being light. Fully 600 bags will, it is expected, be sent from Burnie to Sydney by the Tekapo next week. - In other, lines locally,' chaff is a glut in the market at £Ttd~dES2 2s 6d; oats are plentiful.and quoted nominally at 2s to 2s 2d ; wheat has fallen- to 2s 9d. In retail quotations flour is down to 17s, in consequence of the Hobart millers again lowering the price; bran is worth 9d, pollard lid. Dairy produce quotations ore still unchanged. ?
N.W. FARMERS' ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
N.W. FAEMEBS' ASSOCIATON. The North Western Farmers' Associa tion reports under date Friday, January 13:— Potatoes.— Deliveries were heavier this week, and shipments by the Kini totalled 1,800 bags. Prospects in Sydney ore a bit unsettled, owing to the heavy arrivals of locals, which, however, are likely to be finished in a fortnight. At the present rate of delivery, values here are not likely to alter much for some little time if ship ments are on a moderate scale. Turnips.— -Vegetables are so plentiful in Sydney that for a little time there will be no outlet for Swedes. ? \ Chaff.— Very quiet. Fair quantities are being exported. There is no present pros pect of on advance, and we would advise growers of Sparrow and Tartarian not to cut for hay if it can possibly be avoided. Oats. — Considerable quantities are still coming forward, and we would advise holders to send on their stock before the new season's grain is available, as present values are hardly likely to be maintained. Any...
CUSTOMS RETURNS. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
CUSTOMS RETURNS. Devonport. — The following is a return of the Customs collections at the port of Devonport for week ended Saturday, Jan uary 14 :— Spirits, JE96 11s Id; tobacco, £11 8s ; other goods, £215 . Is lOd ; rents, Is 3d ; receiving charges, samples and re packs, 3s 6d ; wharfagb, £30 6s 6d ; light dues, £12 16s; harbor dues, £19 19s lOd; miscellaneous, £7 10s. Total, £460 5s, as against .£217 9s 2d for the correspond: ingweekinl898. ''????.
Notes on Passing Events. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
Notes on Passing- Events. -(By :Kecow-eb.) '': In continuing the review of the tnany natural advantages of Devonpprt,ni1entibn can be made of its' snug little harbor. Years ago Government decided: upon Stanley, Burnie' and Devonport' as the' three ports of the North-'West Coasts and improvements were setron loot- to t rentier-, them capable of receiving the intercolonial trade. Step by step, under the fostering care of the Mersey Marine Board, the Mersey harbor has been greatly improved so that all but the very largest vessels' trading here can enter at any time of the tide, at any hour of the day ornight, and in any weather. This is a solid asset which, with the ready facilities for shipping, cargo, consequent upon the railway lines at West Devonport running, alongside the steamers, make it a favorite' place of call with the captain and owners of inter colonial steamships. For many years Devonport labored under the great disadvantages 'of not hav ing proper access to its splendid a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
¥anted. T¥jTANTED EVERTONB TO KXOW. -Large Assortment o£ WATCHES, CLOCKS, JEWELLERY, SPECTACLES, etc., Good, Chea*). : ' ? .- . HEPWORTH, -WATCmiAKER, KOOKE STREET. DEVONPORT Tor Sale! ? fj^OR SALE— Two TENTS, one large and . -one -small; nearly new; cheap. H. CARTER, West Devonport T710K SALE.-Veraudah and Garden Chairs E Wheelbarrows, Tables, Chairs. Second hand Sewing Machines, etc. WINDMILL FACTORY, opposite Railway Station, Devon port. ' THE largest assortment of saddlery on the North-West Coast, al lowest pos sible prices, at JOHN THOMPSON'S, West Devonport. Tenders. Tenders. TENDERS will be received by the under signed, until January 2S, for the ERKCTION OF A VILLA RESIDENCE AT WEST DEVONPORT. Plans aud specifications may be seen at my office till January 21. - The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. , - G. H. WEBB. ~ Tenders. TpENDERS are asked for the ERECTJOX I- of Messrs A. G. Webster and Son's Grain, Produce, and Machinery Merchants new Devonport Branch. All T...
ON THE STROKE OF ONE! [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
ON THE STROKE OP 0NE1 'It just then . struck ' 1 o'clock. We saw that the box floated, but in about a minute it sunk, and we hurried back to Osborne street. I -bought the wire clothes line at Davis' ironmongery shop, in Chapel street, Prahran. I did not pay Madame Olga 'for her services, ?which .were rendered out of kindness to the girl and myself. On returning to Madame Olga's, at her and Miss Jamieson's re quest I stayed in the house for the rest of the night. I 'told Madame Olga that we hadputtheboxintheriver. Previous to the time the body, was placed in the box Miss Jamieson told me that she had cut all the deceased woman's hair short,' as I thought forthe purpose of frustrating any identifi cation of 'the deceased. On several sub sequent occasions Madame Olga, Miss Jamieson, and myself agreed that should inquiries be made for the girl they should say that she hadleft their employ, and I would say that so far as I knew she was still in their employ. On one occasion Miss Jamieson...
STATEMENT BY TOD. Melbourne, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
STATEMENT BY TOD. ' Melbourne, Fridav. The accused Tod (as briefly reported by wire) has made the following statement:— ' Some time in October I met the de ceased woman, Mabel Ambrose, in a cer tain house in William street, South Yarra, occupied by a woman named Maud Fa zackerley. At this house I met her .and gave her money. She became in a cer taincondition, and some little time after — lateinNovember — Madame Olga informed me that for my sake she would undertake to remove the trouble. Accordingly the deceased entered Madame's house as a ser vant, and ''was there, I believe, treated. Madame Olga described to me her/ treat- ment, which did not prove successful. ' . . . On December 13, 1898, Miss J amieson called at my office, and inf ormeil me that the girl had died. I at once pro-' ceeded to the house*, 73 Osbonie street, South Yarra. . . I discussed with Madame Olga and Miss Jamieson the various ways of disposing of the body, and we eventually decided to put it into the Yarra. We ...
RADALYSKI SUICIDAL. MORE IMPORTANT EVIDENCE. THE THREE ATTEMPT TO TRICK A DOCTOR. TO GET A CERTIFICATE OF DEATH. Melbourne, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
RADALYSKI SUICIDAL. MORE IMPORTANT EVIDENCE. THE THREE ATTEMPT TO TRICK A DOCTOR,- ., TO GET A CEBTIFICATE OF DEATH. ?'..-? : Melbourne, Friday. The boot-box' horror is still absorbing ontion. Madame Radalyski is, very despondent, and has developed suicidal tendencies. A close watch' is bein;* kept on' her in gaol. Tod and the girl Dubberke are composed in their demeanor. The Government Analyst has completed his examination of the contents of the dead girl's stomach, and is of opinion that the quantity of arsenic there was not sufficient to have caused death. Dr Gaze, of the Polypathic Medical In stitute, has made an important statement, to the effect that the girl Ambrose had previously called on him with Dubberke to ascertain her condition, but did not ask him to treat her. Dubberko called. again on December 13 and said the girl was very bad, and pressed him to see her. He said he might call that evening, and when he called he was told that the girl had just died. The body was on ...
THE MOMENT OF DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
THE MOMENT OF DEATH. 'When I called at 73 Osborne street on the afternoon of December 13 1 was told that as soon as Madame Olga was treating the girl she gave a loud scream and fell lack dead. Thev tried to restore her with hot-water bottles and brandy, but failed. They told me she died about 11 o'clock that morning. Madame Olga also told me that the girl was quite satisfied with her treatment and that she would sooner die than go to the Melbourne man. Madame Olga formerly rented a room from me to carry on her profession as a palmist, and on one occasion when reading my for tune cards she said I was in trouble with a girl, and recommended thaUhegirl should do certain tilings. In subsequent conver sation I told her that the treatment was unsuccessful. She then told me she was going to rent a furnished house with Miss Jamieson, and would take the girl under her care and treat her. She took the house in Osborne street, and told me she was ready to take Mabel as a servant and treat her ...
SAD DROWNING FATALITY. A SON OF CAPTAIN W. J. TAYLOR. Launceston, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
SAD DROWNING FATALITY. A SON OF CAPTAIN W. J. TAYLOR. , . .. . :? Launceston, Friday. An inquest was held to-day touching the death of Albert Victor Taylor, aged nine years and eight months, son of Cap tain W. J. Taylor, of Devonport, who was bund drowned in thn Nnrt.li 'RrV vpqtnr. . day. - Deceased, who accompanied his' father from Devonport in the yacht Mai- ; bena, was found tobe missingaboutdinner timoj and at 4.30 the ~ body was found floating in the river just as the tide was leaving tho mud opposite the market wharf. A bucket was found floating alongside the yacht, and it issupposed the boyniust have fallen overboard when draw ing water. The jury returned a vercict of accidentally drowned whilst drawing Water.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
- Persons troubled with diarrhcea will be i interested in the experience of Mr W. M. j Bush, clerk of Hotel Dorrance, Provid , ence, B.I. He says : ' For several years I have been almost a constant sufferer from diarrhoea, the frequent attacks com pletely prostrating me and rendering me unfit for any duties at this hotel. About I two yoars ago a travelling salesman kindly 3 gave me a small bottle of Chamberlain's j Colic, Cholera and Diarrhcea Bemedy. ;J Muoh to my surprise and delight its ?'»., effectB were immediate. Whenever I felt \ symptoms of the diseaBO I would fortify ?\. myself against the attack with a few doses '1 of this valuable remedy. The result has ;| been very satisfactory and almost completa « relief from the affliction.' For'sale by all j dealers,. Hatton and Laws, General I Agents. ? .
INTERNATIONAL BICYCLING. Melbourne, Sunday. [Newspaper Article] — The North Western Advocate and the Emu Bay Times — 16 January 1899
INTERNATIONAL BICYCLING. Melbourne, Sunday. The International Scratch Race at the meeting -of the League, of Victorian ' ,t Wheelmen yesterday was won by R. ; Walne (Queensland), W. C. Jackson being second, and W. Porta third.-.' ? The' Ten Mile Race was, won by W. ,C- Jack son, A. B. Crisp. (Tasmania) occupying second place, and Forbes third. ^_