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Tenders for the supply of Provisions. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 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, and Port Fairy, hav- ing, according to agreement, given three months notice that his contract will cease on the 30th of September next. Notice is heieby given that 'leudéis will be received at this oflice, until 12 o'clock on Friday, tht 31 »t of July next for fur- nishing the required supplies from 1st October to the 31st Decembei, 1846. Ihe particulars of the supplies and the condi- tions relating to them, are specified in the notice from this office, dated 24th ¡september, 1845, and published in the Melbourne Government Gazette. The Tenders are to he deposited in a box marked " lenders," at the western entrance of the Go vernment Offices, to be sealed and endorsed " lenders tor 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 — 17 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 Notice 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 huving 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, thiif, although the Mounted Police aro subject to Military discipline,'' tbey form a part of the Civil Police of the Colony ; and that all Mounted Policemen, when not under the immediate command of one of their Commissioned Officers, are bound to obey the orders of a Civil Ma- gist...
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. JULY 13, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND REGULAR DEMAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. July 13, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND HEGULAH DEMAND. £ t. i Rum, B. P., 10 o. p, .gallon 0 6 Brandy, MarteU's, ".7s. ¿o 0 8 Ale, m bottle. Dunbar's .do-en o 70 Allsopp's, ". 0 11 Other brand) ........... Oil AU in bulk. Oass .hogshead None Atsopp's . " jvom&lt;, Other brands. 6 0 Stout in bottle. Dunbar's .....dosen 0 10 Olherbrands. 0 jj_ Stout m bulk. Taylor's .hogshead None Olherbrands. }) Nolu} Tia, Hysonskin. chett 4 4 Co"S°" . " 5 10 Rice, good ordinary. 0 0 1 Salt, Liverpool,coarse,ton ....'.. 3 10 Sugar, Ration. Mauritius .ion 22. 0 Manilla. 21 0 Java..., 21 0 1 1 0 11 15 0 6 0 4 9 2 0 0 9 1 4 1 8 0 0 0 n 0 9 Barret's. lb 0 Other brands'... " 0 Cigars, in bond. Manilla, No. 3 . 1000 3 " 4. 2 Woolpacks, hemp ..each 0 , Sacis, 3 bushels, .',, 0 Gumy Bags. 0 Tou.lb. 0i He*P.»» ° Irot, rod and bur,. ton 14 Deals, 9 inch ..font 0 t\ » . r, » WÙdow glass, assorted....100ft-aver. 2 15 0 IN CONSIDERABLE DEMAND« I Ge>teva,&lt;in1>ot...
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. ¡The Thiid Term commences on Monday, the %Oth of July, and ends on Fitday, the 14t/i of August, 1846. Motion Days.-Monday, 20th July ; Satur- day, 25th; Tuesday,28i/i ; Saturday, l»t August, Tuesday, 4th, Saturday, 8th; Tuesday, lit/»; and Friday, 14th. Ukdei ENDFi) Causes.-Tuesday, 21st July. All undefended causes to be set down for this day, piovtdid the defendants' time foi pleading shall have eipucd in sujlicient time for thut pin pose-? und if such time shall not have eipned, then such cause may lie set down jor any day appointed foi tlw ti ml of defended causes, befoie a jury of four I special jui oi s. Causes io he tmkd by a Juky op Fouh Splcial Junons.-Wednesday, 22nd Jntu , Fri- day, 24i/i ; Monday, 27iii, Wednesday, 29i/i ; and Fnday, 31st. Cvusrs io be mien by a Jury op twelve pehsoss.-Monday, 3id August, Wednesday, 5th, Fnday, 7th, Monday, 10th , and Wednes- day, \2th. All common jury causes to be set down for the 3rdand 5th August, the7t...
Commercial Intelligence. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
Oíommctrial Ittfclittjcncc. ._Sales effected hy Messrs. Mickle anj Lilburno tlhring thd past week : " Tllirty-iiine fat bullocks, at 105s. ; thirty d,itto, from 60s. to 80s. ; thirty steers for yoking, from 45s. to 52s. 6d.f one hundred and thirty Cows, at 20s. ; one hundred yearling heifers and ¡steers, at 16s. 6d. ; ohohuudrcd and eighty sheep, at 7s. 6d. \ J uly 16, 1846.
Bridge Office, Melbourne, July 8, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
Bridge Office, Melbourne, July 8, 1846. TEDERS REQUIRED. TENDERS will be received from persons willing to contract for the supply of Tim- ber required for the centering of the Prince's Bridge over the Yarra Yarra River, at Mel- bourne. Plans, specifications, and form of tender may be seen, and any further information obtained, daily, at the office, between the hours of 10 and 1 o'clock. The tenders to be 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 12 o'clock at noon, endorsed "Tender for Timber for the centering of the Prince's Bridge, Melbourne." By order of his Honor the Superintendent, DAVID LENNOX, &nbsp; Superintendent of Bridges. &nbsp;
Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 8th July, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
¡ Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 8th July, 1846. ENDERS REQUIRED. TENDES will be received until 12 o'clock, at non, on Thursday, the 30th inst,, from from persot willing to contract for the entire of the Artifice!' Works connected with the erection of the Luwic Asylum near Melbourne. Tenders i be endorsed, on the left hand cor- ner, " Teuer for Lunatic Asylum," and placed in the tendr box at the west entrance of the new Governmei offices. The plan, specifications, form of tender, and of security )r the strict performance of the works osset forthand all information obtained, by ap- plying to ti Clerk of Works' Office," on and af- ter Mondtr next, the 13th instant, between the hours ¿ ten o'clock, a.m., and one o'clock p. m. By ordeiof his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GINN, i . Clerk of Works.
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th May, 1846. Rewards for the Discovery of Illicit Distillation. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th May, 1846. &nbsp; Rewards for the Discovery of Illicit Distillation. &nbsp; HIS Excellency the Governor has been pleased to direct that the following Rules shall be estlblished in rewarding persons who either directly or indirectly may give information to any Inspector of Distilleries or other officer of Government leading to the seizure of an un- licensed Still in any purt of the Colony, or infor- mation leadng to the conviction of any person engaged either as a principal or authorised Agent in any Licensed Distillery or Rectifying Estab- lishment, of an offence against the Laws which exist for their regulation, or to the discovery of &nbsp; any practices a or connected with such Estab- lishment by which the revenue is defrauded. 1.—The Reward to be paid will be a sum never &nbsp; exceeding fifty Pounds, to be determined by the Governor according to the circumstances of each case, and the value of the seizure....
CONVICT DISCIPIINE. DRAFT OF LORD STANLEY'S PROPOSED DESPATCH TO THE GOVERNOR OF VAN DIEMEN's LAND. Downing-street, Spt., 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
CONVICT DISCIPIINE. DRAFT OF LOUD STANLEY SPROP0SED DESPATCH TO TUE GOVERNOR OF VAN DIEMEN's LAND. Downing-street, &pt., 1846. Sir-Various concurrent cicumstances have induced me to devotemy earliest leisure, after the prorogatioi of Parlia- ment, to a renewal of the dicussion on the subject of convict dicipline, in which 1 engaged so fully i my des- patches (Nos. 175 and 176) if the 25th November, 1842. The laps of nearly three years since that time, ,he various reports which, in the interv.l, reached me as to the result of the meaures which I then directed, and my coninually in- creasing sense of the magntude of the interests at stake, have dravn my ear- nest attention to them, am will con- strain me to enter again on hese topics at a greater length than I sbulel think convenient on any ordinary ocasión. It is probably needless to premie that, al- though with a view to greate facility of expression, I am about to wite entirely in my own name, the folloring state- ments and...
THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. MEMORANDUM NO. 1, Placed on Record in the Office of the Colonial Secretary, 25th June, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL. MEMORANDUM N0. 1, Placed on Record in Hie Offite of the Colonial Se- cretary, 25th j'une, 1846. 1. By the Votes and Proceedings of the Legislative Council of the 11 th June, 1846, it appears that the following Re- solution was adopted bj the Council on that day : " Resolved, " That subject to the three Schedules, A, B, and C, it is the undoubted right of . this Council, and of Her Majesty's subjects, within the colony of New South Wales, to have all taxes, rates, duties, and imposts, levied on the said subjects, whether by the advice and consent of this, or of any former Coun- cil, appropriated to the public service within the said colony, by ordinances to be for that purpose enacted, by the Governor, with the advice and consent of this Council, and in no other man ner. 2. I feel it necessary, before I quit (he colony, to record my dissent from the claim so comprehensively put forth in this Resolution ; and I dissent,- because I consider, that after the word...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
For Hofcart Town. rp «IE brigantine "SCOTIA," _ 120 tons, Captain Ogelvie, '. will sail for the above port on the _,24th instant. For freight or pas snge apply to the Captuin on board, at Raleigh's Wharf ; or to JOSEPH RALEIGH. , 16th July, 1846. WANTED, A STOUT ACTIVE LAD ; he must be able to read and write. Apply at this office. Argus Office, June 22, 1846. Wanted. TWO good journeymen Saddlers and Har nessmukers. Apply to . ' R. ROBINSON, Saddler and Harnessmaker, Elizabeth-street. To the Settlers and Inhabitants of the Bush. A YOUNG MAN who has had many years experience in teaching, wishes to obtain a situation as tutor, or would have no objection to establish a School in some locality, should the inhabitants thereof guarantee o certain salary ; can produce most satisfactory testimonials. Apply if by letter, post-paid, addressed to A. Bl., at the office of this paper. SEVBXOVR »OTEXj. THE Undersigned begs leave to acquaint the Gentlemen Squatters, his numerous Cus- tomers, and tr...
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir George Gipps, Knight, Captain General und Governor-in-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 j New South Wales and Von Diemen's Land," it was amongst other things enacted that it should be lawful lor 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 saul Legislative Cou...
Domestic Intelligence. MORE POPISH RIOTING-ATTACK ON THE RESIDENT JUDGE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
Domestic intelligence. MORE POPISH RIOTING-ATTACK ON THE RESIDENT JUDGE. The disturbances chronicled in our Tuesday's number were but the prelude of continued riot- ing on the following day. During the early part of the morning, the examinations nt the Police office in regard to the Orangemen committed to the watchhouse on the previous evening, occupied the attention of the principal of the mob leader, but these over symptoms of disturbances again &nbsp; mu., i\."«.a themselves, and in a short time dozens of the rioters of the previous day were seen hasten- ing, with their fire-arms openly exposed, to their various places of rendezvous, the principal of which was, on this occasion, a public house in Eliza- beth-street, kept by a man named Collins. Hence &nbsp; they adjourned, being from 80 to 100 in number to the open space on the north aide of Lons- dale-street, in the rear of Dr. Patterson's re- sidence, where they formed und continued under arms. In the meantime a...
Despatch of Overland Mail. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
Despatch of Overland Mail. NOIICL is hereby given, that from and after lucky next, die 22nd instant, the Mail for Sydney will be despatched from Mel- bourne, during the winter seoson, at half-pust four o'clock, p.m., instead of five, as at present. Letters for Sydney will be received up to favo minutes of the time of despatch. S. J. USSHER, Acting Postmaster. Post Office, Melbourne, 14th May, 1846. Port Master's Office, Sydney, 4th June, 1846. IT being necessary to remove the Floating Light | Vessel from the Sow and Pigs for some tem- porary repuir,her place will be supplied in the in- terim by a sloop which will show two lights, one over the other, as nearly similar to those shewn by the Light Vessel us circumstances will admit of. MERION MORIARTY, Port-muter. |
THE POWERS THAT BE! [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
THÉ POWERS THAT BE ! jfclTJMiiiUTiNG-fearfully humiliating is the spectacle that the people of Melbourne have had to suffer under during the last few days, To witness the authorities of the land, with the militai y at their back, citmclung and cringing before a mob of armed uoters-to see the administration of justice perverted, by a servile fear of the mob, is a state of things we never expected to behold in any British com- munity, and yet " Tell it not in Gath, publish it not in the streets of Askalon" -such is the spectacle the inhabitants of Melbourne have been forced to witness within the last few days. We have seen a Chief Magistrate trembling and quak- ing in the extremity of feary and magis- trates sworn to the administration of justice, yielding their judgments at the pleasure of a mob. That such has been the state of things we shall prove by appeal to the following damning Facts : First-Monday saw the authorities of Melbourne join with a riotous and blood- thirsty mob agai...
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
PORT PHILLIP OOVERNMENT 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 sums 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, as one of a married couple. The applications are to be addressed to the Agent for Immigration, at Sydney, or...
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
Shipping Intelligence ARRIVED. July 15.-Cascade, schooner, 38 tons, Ludwick, master,' from Western Porti Passengers-Mr. and Mrs. Slack, Mrs. Ludwick, Messi a. R. Bai- ley, J. Greenside, and Richard Young. - -July 16-Souvenir, schooner, . 84 tons, Jen- nings, master, from Sydney. Passengers Messrs Hamburgh and W. A. Salmon. July 16-Scotia, schooner, from Hoburt Town; July 16-Suun, brig, 84 tons, Curder, mas ter, from Launceston. CLEARED. OUT. July 15. - Mary, cutter, Brush, master, for Circular Head. Passengers -Messrs. Thomas King, Wm. Spencer, Patrick McCarthy, Thomas Keanny, and Sarah Carrol. SAILED. July 15.-Wave, for Sydnoy via CircuUr Head. &lt; i ,, . . IMPORTSi July 14.-Cascade, from Western Port 7C0 buJliels wheat, 200 ditto oats, 50 ditto barley,8 tons potatoes, 1 ditto onions', 10 kegs butter, B. Dailey. «. - July 16-Souvenir, schooner, 84 tons, Jen- nings, master, from Sydney.-20 tons of coils, J. Raleigh; 366 bags sugar, 82 bars 0., bmlcilea liuu, i&lt;i ...
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 17 July 1846
1 IMPOUNDINGS. At PentrJge, 30th June, 1846-One red heifer, HT o" rump : if not claimed, to be sold on the 1st Aigust, At Melbàrne,Jûly 2nd, 1846-One dark red working tullock, .near ribs DG or 00-da- mage, 10s : f not claimed, to be sold on the 27th I July. ! At Moranj, River Plenty, 5th July, 1846 A yellow cow; 6tar on forehead, little white on back, belly, |nd tail, EMW off ribs, S within circle off thig ; a red cow calf by her side, no perceptible bnnds ; a brindle cow, little white on rump, near h!rn down, 1VT or MT off rump; a red heifer call white face, by her side, no brand; if not claimed to be sold 28th July. At Bulleen June 29,1846—A light bay mare, blaze down the face and nose, four white feet, switch tail, branded with a circle and a line in the centre, and bolt off neck ; a light bay horse colt, about two years old, blaze down the face and nose, two hind feet white, long tail, branded apparently O1 near shoulder : if not claimed, to be sold 25th July. At Pentrtlge, 24th...