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IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 10 July 1846
IMPOUNDINGS. At Pentridge, 30th June, 1846—One red heifer, HT off rump : if not claimed, to be sold on the 1st August. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; At Melbourne, July 2nd, 1846—One dark red working bullock, near ribs DG or OO—da- mage, 10s : if not claimed, to be sold on the 27th July. At Morang, River Plenty, 5th July, 1846— A yellow cow, star on forehead, little white on back, belly, and tail, EMW off ribs, S within circle off thigh ; a red cow calf by her side, no perceptible brands ; a brindle cow, little white on rump, near horn down, WT or MT off rump; a red heifer calf, white face, by her side, no brand; if not claimed, to be sold 28th July. At Bulleen, Upper Yarra, on the 7th July, 1846—A light bay horse, small star in forehead, saddle marked, switch tail, about 15 hands high, no apparent brand ; if not claimed, to be sold on the 1st August. At Bulleen, June 29,1846—A light bay mare, blaze down the face and nose, f...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 10 July 1846
NOTICE. rSIHE GLENBERVIE JL is expected at William's Town on the 12th, and will sail _ for London on or before the 2Uth instant Tor freight of n few bales of wool, or for cabin passage, apply to W. & II BARNES & CO. Market Square, July 8, 1846. For Hobart Town. THE fine fast sailing schooner, EAGLL, hourly expected from Hobirt Town. For freight or pass ige, apply to VVEblGxVRni, ROSS & CO. Market Square. .WANTED. A YOUNG man thorough/ acquainted with the drapery business. Also, alight porter. The most unexceptionable testimonials will be re- quired. Apply to DONALDSON AND BUDGE, Scotch and Manchester Warehouse. July 9,1846. Partner Wanted. WANTED in a lucrative business in town, a partner who can command fiom £800 to £1000 capital. Tor particular» apply to A B , under cover to the Editor of the Aleloouine Argus WANTED, A STOUT ACTIVE LAD , he must be able to read and write. Apply at-tliis office, ylrgus Office, June 22,1846. T F017NX», A HAMMER-HEADED WHIP. H...
Town of Melbourne. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 10 July 1846
Town of Welbourne. NOTICE is hereby given, that separate ten- ders for metalling the roadway, and gravel- ling the footpaths in Collins-streut horn fewan ston-street to Russell-street, inclusive, and lruin William-street to Kuig-streel inclusive, according to a specification to be seen on application to the town surveyoi, will be received at this office until Monday next, thd 13th matant, at noon. 'Hie tenders tobe addressed lo " Hie Chairman of the Public Works Commutée," aud endorsed Tender jo, metalling and giavclling Collins- sti ett between Swanston and Rusiell-stieets, or between William and jvnig-iircefs, as the case may be. JOHNC. KING, Town Clerk. Town Clerk's Office, ) Melbourne, 6th July, 1846. J
MIDNIGHT LAMENTATION OF HEKI'S WIFE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 10 July 1846
MIDNIGHT LAMENTATION OF HEKI'S WIFE. WRITTEN ON READING, IN THE MELBOUJINE ARGUS OF TUESDAY, 30th JUNE, AN ACCOUNT &nbsp; OF A VISIT TO THE NEW ZEALAND CHIEFS, &nbsp; HEKI AND KAWITI. Sad hour of deep'ning darkness, haste your flight. Why fill with horror thus my wakeful soul 1 Why did the moon and stars withdraw their light, As tim'rous feelings o'er my bosom stole 1 lío ailv'ry beam salutes my cheerless room, Deep silence longs a deeper still to find ; Thick clouds grow blacker to increase the gloom, Nor less the growing darkness of my mind. Heaven give charge to Heki's guardian angel. But why those fears-should innocence despair ? Can virtuedwell within a tioubled breast 1 Ah ! yes-Time shall dihcloso this sinless care, When love of Heki lulls my soul to rest. Can he be blamed when Whites themselves assist? Can he be wrong, when those pronounce him right ? Say not your answer floats within a mist. On, Heki, White Chiefs know no right hut might. Heaven give charge ...
Tenders required for the supply of Provisions, &c., &c. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Tenders required for the supply of Provisions, &lt;Stc, &c. THE present contractor for furnishing sup- plies of provisions, forage, &c for the es- tablishments of the Colonial Government at Mel- bourne, Geelong, aad Mount House, with the other places attached to these divisions, having, according to agreement, given three months no- tice that his contract will cease on the 30th of September next, notice is hereby given that ten- dus will be received uttlns office until 12 o clock on Satmday, the 15th day of August next, for furnishing the lcquued supplies for the period from the 1st October to the 31st December, 1846, both days inclusive lhe paiticulars of the Supplies, and the condi- tions relating to them, are specified in the notice from this ofhee, dated 24th of September, 1845, and published in the Port Phillip Gouei nment Gazette Any further information can be ob- tained at the Sub I reasury lhe tenders are to be seiltd, and endorsed " Tender for Provis...
To the Editor of the Port Phillip Patriot. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
To the Editorqfthe'l'ort Phillip Patriot. Hin,-One of your contemporaries in stating that " the Town Council of Melbourne has in the fullness of its wisdom, come to the determination that it would be wrong to give the power of ad- journing the poll, in case of not, at Municipal Llections," goes on to say '' we need not wonder at it however, when we find a worthy Alderman of the town (Alderman Russell)gravely declaring-, (before a body of mtn, who, one and all knew the reverse of Mint he was saying) that he had never either seen or heard of noting or intimidation of voters at elections in Melbourne," the fact being, that the worthy Alderman, notwithstanding Ins talking in this strain, acted as the presiding officer at an election in Melbourne, when the not act had to be read , the military called out, and the mob dispersed at the pom I of the bayo- net '" '1 here is not one syllable of truth through I out the above statement; what I " gravely declared" | was, (in following Councillor...
Bridge Office, Melbourne, July 8, 1846. Tenders Required. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Bridge Office, Melbourne, July 8, 1846. Tenders Required. NO tender having been received conformable to the advertisement of the 16th June last. Tenders will be received from persons willing to contract for making and metalling Flinders-street, from Queen-street to Elizabeth street. Plans, specifications, and form of tender may be seen, and any further information obtained, daily, at this office between the hours of 10 and 1 o'clock. The tenders to he deposited in the box at the west entrance of the new Government Offices, Melbourne, on or before Thursday, the 23rd day of July instant, by twelve o'clock at noon, endorsed " Tender for Making and Metalling Flinders-street, from Queen-street to Elizabeth street." By order of hisllonpr the Superintendent, DAVID LENNOX, Superintendent of Bridges.
Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 8th July, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 8th July, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. T lENDEllS will bo received until 12 o'clock at noon, on Thursday, the 16th inst., from persons willing to tender for the supply of the un- dermentioned articles, for the Government service at Melbourne, viz. : Cloth caps Cavalry cloaks Ditto boots Patent leather stocks Brass numbera Spurs Sword belts &lt; Saddle cloths Blankets, &c. The tenders to be endorsed, on the left hand corner, " Tenders for Supplies for the Native i once, nnd placed in the tender box at the west entrance of the new Government Offices. All information may be obtained by annlica ion at the Clerk of Works' Oflice, any day be- tween the hours of ten o'clock, a.m., and one o clock, p.m. ' By order of his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GÍNN, Clerk of Works
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 30th June, 1846. CROWN LANDS OCCUPATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 30th June, 1846. CROWN LANDS OCCUPATION. HIS Excellency the Governor, with the ad- vice of the Executive Council, directs it to be notified for general information, that licenses for the occupation of Crown Lands beyond the boundaries of location, during the year commenc- ing on the 1st July, 1846, will be issued on the same tern« as those on which licenses were issued for the year ending on the 30th instant, which terms aie laid down in the notice from this office, dated 10th July, 1845? which is herewith repub lished for more convenient reference. 2. On or before the 30th September next, a separate license must be taken out for each station or run, which is returned as a separate station in the last half yearly return made hy the Crown Commissioner of the District, and the price of each run will in like manner be regulated by such return, on the principle emdodied in the second paragraph of the notice above referred to. 3. The Governor, with th...
IMPORTANT NEWS FROM INDIA. (From the Sydney Morning Herald.) [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
IMPORTANT NEWS FROM INDIA. (From the Sydney Morning Herald.) After suffering four defeats, the Siklls retreated into their own country, and being closely pursued, sent envoys to sue for peace, and the Pinjaub now forms a portion of the British dominions in the East, making the third kingdom which has been added to our Indian empire i within three years. We have already given an account of the battle of llureeke, I or of Sobraon, as it appears it is to be called ; we need only say that affer the battle the march of the British to Lahore was unimpeded, and that the Sikhs no longer exist as a separate nation.
Despatch of Overland Mail. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Despatch of Overland BXail. NOTICE is hereby given, that from and after Tridny ne\t, tilt 22nd instant, the 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 five minutes of the time of despatch. S. J. USSHER, Acting Postmaster. Post Office, Melbourne, 14th May, 1846. I Port Master's Office, Sydney, 4th June, 1846. T being necessary to remove the Floating Light . Vessel from the Sow and Pigs for some tem- porary repair.her place will be supplied in the in terrai .by a sloop which will show two lights one over the other, as nearly similar to those shewn by the Light Vessel as circumstances will admit of. MERION MORIARTY, . Port-master.
OUR LAST NIGHT'S EXPRESS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
OUR LAST NIGHT'S EXPRESS. Tun news by our last night's Express are very Unimportant, the only matters re- quiting notice, beyond the intäresting intelligence from India, elsewhere re- ferred to, being the notificatior of the Governor's holding a Levee on the 11th instant, the day of his embarkation, and a notice from the Mayor of Sydney con- vening a special meet-hig .of (he , City Council on the 10th instant, for the pur- pose of preparing anú^fconsideriYig an address to the Governor ¡previously to his departuie from the Colony. The Government Gazette contained nothing new, save the appointment of several magistrates, none of them in this part of the Colony. The sale of the Go- vernor's horses, carriages, &c, was well attended, and good prices obtained.
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
P0B1°PÍIILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. 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 suras demanded, in ad- dition to the Government Bounties, for the pas- sages of such children : and whereas it has been deemed expedient to afford to such children, out of the Public Funds, the means of rejoining their parents :-Notice is hereby given, that applica- tion for free passages for his 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 was pro- duced before, and passed by, the Immigration Board either at Sydney or Melbourne, us one of a married couple. 'Hie applications aro to be addressed to the Agent for Immigration, at Sydney, ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
JOB PRINTING. Ti« PUBUC ABE nESPfcCTFUIXY JNFOIIMED, THAT iîïol) li it ming OF ALL KINDS, WILL BE EXECUTED AT THE MEX.BOVENS ARGUS OFFICE, With neatness,accuracy} and dttpatch. The Printer particularly invites attention to his printing of BOOK-WORK, the whole of his type for that purpose being perfectly new, and conse- quently greatly superior to any other office in Melbourne.
Tenders for the supply of Provisions. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Tenders for the supply of Pro- visions. THE contractor for the supply of Provision", 1 orage, &.C , for the Colonial service m the County ot Normanby, including the town of Portland, Mount LcLersley, aod Port Tairy, 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 tine Tenders will be received at this office, until 12 o'clock on 1 riday, the 31st of July next for fur- nishing the required supplies from 1st October to the 31stDecembei, 1846. The particular» of the supplies and the condi- tions relating to them, are specified in the notice from this office, dated 24th September, 1845, and published m the, Melbourne Government Gazette The lenders are to be deposited in a bot rairked " lenders," at the western entrance of the Go- vernment Offices, to be healed and endorsed " fenders lor Provisions ' C. J. LA TROBE. Superintendent's Office, 20th June, 1346.- »
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 1st June, 1846. Mounted Police. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 1st June, 1846. Mounted Police. HIS Excellency the Governor has been pleased to direct the re-publication of the following Notioe relative to the manner in which the Mounted Police is required to act in connection with the Civil Police. By his Excellency's Command, E. DEAS THOMSON. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 2nd November, 1840. mounted Police. IT having appeared, on different occasions, that the rule is not perfectly understood under which the Mounted Police are required to act in connection with the Civil Police, his Excellency the Governor directs it to be notified for the information and guidance of the Magis- trates and the Officers of the Mounted Police, that, although the Mounted Police are subject to Military disciplino, they form a part of the Civil Police of the Colony ; and that all Mounted Policemen, when not under the immediate command of ono of thoir Commissioned Officers, are bound to obey the orders of a Civil Ma- gistrat...
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. 27ie Third Term commences on Monday, the 20th of July, and ends on Friday, the 14th of August, 1846. Motion Days.-Monday, 20th Jidy ; Satur- day, 25th; Tuesday,28th ; Saturday,]st August; Tuesday, 4th; Saturday, 8th; Tuesday, llt/i; aiui Friday, 14i/i. Undeiended Causes.-Tuesday, 21st July. All undefended causes to be set down far this day, provided the defendants' time for pleading shall have expired in sufficient time for that purpose «lid if such time shall not have expired, then such' cause nuiy he set down for any day appointed for the trial of defended causes, before a jury of four special jurors. Causes to Jin tiiied hy a Juiiy of Four Si-ecial Juiious.- Wednesday, 22nd July ; Fri- day, 24th ; Monday, 27th ; Wednesday, 29th ; and Friday, 31st, Causes to de rniEn by a Juiiy of twelve 1'cnsoNs.-Monday, 3rd August; Wednesday, 5th ; Friday, 1th ; Monday, lOf/i ; and Wednes- day, 12th. All common jury causes io be set down far the 3rd and 5th Augus...
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. JULY 13, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND REGULAR DEMAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. July 13, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND «EGULAH DEMAND. £ $. Rum, B.P., 10 o. p, ...... gallon 0 6 Brandy, Mai tell's, ".7i. to 0 8 Ale, in bottle. Dunbar's.dozen 0 10 Allsopp's, ". 0 11 Other brands. " 0 11 Ale in, bulk. Bass .hogshead None Alsopp's . " None Other brands. " 5 0 Stout in bottle. Dunbar's .dozen ? 0 10 Other brands 0 H Stout in bulk. Taylor's .hogshead None Other brands. " None Tea, Hysonshin. chest 4 4 Congou. . " 5 10 Rice, good ordinary." 0 0 1 Salt, Liverpool, coarse, ton ., 3 10 Sugar, Ration. Mauritius .ton 22 0 Manilla..." 21 0 Java." 21 0 Barret's. lb Other blands.. ."..'. . .. .. " Cigars, tn bond. Mutulla, No. 3 . 1000 0 I 1 0 0 11 3 15 O' 2 5 0 0 4 9 0 2 0 0 0 9 0 1 4 0 1 8 14 0 0 0 0 71 0 0 » 2 15 0 3 0 0 1 11 0* 0 9 0 50 0 0 2 0 0 50 0 0 1 6 0 14 0 0 16 0 0 14 0 0 28 0 O' 0 0 8 0 0 li 0 0 6 0 0 6J 0 0 4 0 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 3 0 3 6 0 l8 0 0 12 0 0 l8 0 0 0 61 0 14 0 0 3 0 0 1 6 7 0 o. 30 0 0 0 5 6 0 6 0 0 5 6 0 6 0 2 5 0 2 5 0...
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir George Gipps, Knight, Cuptain General and Goveruor-iu-Chief of the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice-Admiral of the same, &c". &.C. WHEREAS by a certain Act of the Impe- rial Parliament of Great Britain and Ire- land, passed in the fifth and sixth years of the reign of her most gracious Majesty Queen Victo- ria, intituled, " An Act for the government of New South Wules and Van Diemen's Land," it was amongst other things enacted that it should be lawful for the Governor of New South Wales to prorogue the Legislative Council thereof from time to time, and dissolve the same, by proclama- tion or otherwise, whenever he should deem it expedient; and whereas it is expedient to pro rogue the said Legislative Council for the period hereinafter mentioned : Now, I, Sir George Gipps, Knight, the Governor aforesaid, do here- by, in pursuance of the power and authority so in me vested, prorogue the said Legislative Cou...
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th May, 1846. Rewards for the Discovery of Illicit Distillation. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th May, 1846. Rewards for the Discovery of Illicit Distillation. HIS Lxcellency the Governor has been pleased to direct that the following Rules sbull be established in lewarding persons who either directly or indirectly may give information to any Inspector ot Distilleries or other officer of Government, leading to the seizure of an un- licensed Still in any part of the Colony, or infor- mation leading to the com iction of any person engaged cither as ti principal or authorised Agent in any Licensed Distilleiy or Rectifying Lstab lishment, of any offence against the Laws which exist foi their regulation, or to the discovery of any practices in or connected with such Estab ltshment by winch the revenue is defrauded. 1.-Ihe Reward to bepnidwill be a sum never exceeding Iifty Pounds, to be determined by the Governoi accoidmg to the cncuinstances ot each case, and the value of the seizure. 2.-The person on whose information the sei 7ure is made, is...