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NEW ZEALAND. MARSH TE RANGIKAHEKE TO PRINCE ALFRED. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
SNEW ZEALAND. MARSH TE RANGIKAHEKE TO PRINCE .ALFRED. WE give below an epistle written by William Marsh te Rangikaheke in answer to a letter from a friend in Auckland, telling the Arawas of the approaching visit of the Prince. The letter is interesting, as sho~wing how one of the cleverest of the native race; and; an Arawa too, 1J..ks upon the Prince's visit and sets forth the troubles of the land : *" " My friend, who gives me hope in the days o 'darkness, and dispels the gloom of my mind,-How 'shall 'my thoughts be made known so that they may 'be seen by the ends of the earth? But I see that my words have been published by you, and my heart .in consequence is satisfied. Friend, your letter has come to hand, naming the carved things, also the ornamented mats that the Arawas should gather them together and store the whole of them here be fore the arrival of Prince Alfred. The Arawas have the ornamented mats here. The things that cannot be obtained are the tufted dogskin mats, the ma...
The Age. SATURDAY, JANUARY 18th, 1868. LATEST INTELLIGENCE. [PER GREVILLE'S TELEGRAM COMPANY] SYDNEY, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
SA TURD.4Y, J. L UA.RY 18th, 1808. :LATEST INTELLIGENCE,,, [PEa aREVILLE'S TELEGCaAM COMPANY] SYDNEY, Tuesday. 'TifiE Reception Committee sent to H.R.H Prince Alfred some time ago a programme. for his approval of the work cut out for him during his stay in this colony. I-Iis Royal IHighness has intimated that the programme was too long and should be reconsidered by the committee; but that lie had decided on going up the Zig Zag on the Western Railway, and visiting the Falls at Weatherboard, and also Lovett's Leap, near Blackheath. It is rumoured that if the Government should fail to obtain supply from the Assembly, they will prorogue Parliament for two months on account of the visit of Prince Alfred; provide by other means for the public expenditure for that period; and then seek a Bill of Indemnity. Mr II. Priestly quotes best Lucerne hay at £4 10s to £5 10s; oaten hay,. £3 10s to £4 10s; maize, 2/9 to 3/; heavy hides, 10/ to 12/, in demand; bacon, /3 to /6, in demand; cheese, /3 t...
WEEKLY CALENDAR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
'WEEKLY CALENDAR. of A LI·.U. II. luuu B Davi fi tie. eeK I316Vnt1: -,uu rises Sun sees Age. SATUIRDfAY ... .. Jai. 18 12 7 9 25 SUNDAY ** .. 19 5 13 5 4 MIONI)AY 2d 5 I. 7 9 25 TUESD3)AY =l - IS 7 8 20 7E1)NENlSAY- 52 216 7 8 27 TII U~tBIJ 2 ... F'ISID)AY.... .:... . 2 17 7 7 29 urxs rnnr. Ne ono audy , 18 7h7 2 9 srrnY'I S VIABe. &CL1 fl1OC-I OSI S~tWrshy, theO '.(th, at Sis. 2.ine. o.en.
ARRIVAL OF THE SUEZ MAIL. (Through Greville's Telegram Company.) SYDNEY. Monday, January 13th. 12.20 (noon). [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
A.RIR VAL OF THE SUEZ MAIL (Through Greville's Telegram Company.) SYDNEY. Monday, January 13th: 12"20 (noon). TiE P.and -O'. Company's ss.' Bombay arrived in 'King George's Sound, with the Eiglish -November mail.. Her latest dates are down to December 0. - EUROPEAN NEWS. Dr-Livingstone is alive. . Charles Dickens is visiting America:~ .Maximilian's body has been -delivered Governor Blackall, late governiorof'the African settlements, is appointed Gover-. nor of Queensland. SThe Princess of Wales walks with 'the' aid of a stick.: John Bright disapproves of the' propo sal for artisans' representatives ? Garibaldi lies ill at Caprera. Wool has experienced a decline of two-' pence on September sales. . Australian securites -advanced. : ". The tax on American cotton is repealed.' The French troops have left Rome.; Three of the Manchester 'Fenians 'have been hanged. The advance portion of the Abyssinian Expedition has landed. ' . . It is doubtful whether 'tlhe proposed conference'on the Ro...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
HoLLowAY's OINTMENT AND PILLs.-Rheumatie nervous pains.-The chilly mornings and evenings will provoke these tortures in constitutions suscep tible of such maladies. Nothing affords so much relief as Holloway's ointment, well rubbed upon the skin, after repeated warm fomentations. Thousands of testimonials bear witness to the wonderful comfort obtained from this safe and simple treatment, which all can adopt. Holloway's ointment, assisted by a judicious use of his pills, is especially serviceable in assuaging the sufferings from cramps and other muscular pains, whether they be acute, chronic, ex ternal, or internal. It is earnestly recommended that every sufferer from such pains should give to Holloway's remedies a few days' trial, which will fully convince the invalid that a cure will be the re ward of continued perseverance. 'IMPOUNDED at GUNDAROO, on the 1- 1th January, 1808, from Spring Flat, by Mr Blewitt r: Brown horse, WV near shoulder, white hind feet. Amount of release this ...
LOST IN THE BUSH. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
.LOST IN T?IlE BUSHI. Br F. S. WI'.voon. . It lay npon the sand-a shrirclled thing. COn which the sun in freakish humour slanted A lonesome crow above it flapped its wing, And o'er the dreary dead a requiem chanted. All in the rain of summer beams, [shifted' . That ll in splendid showers, and changed and As (like bright vessels seen in fincy's dreams) Across the sea of sky white cloudlets drifted. Some sherds of rag about the ruin hung, '.To show the ghastly thing had once been human; And where th1k skin togethersacrcely clung [woman! S The bright skull gleam'd-the brow once lassed of A pair of stockman's boots, half filled with sand, -A saddle. soiled of time and changeful weather, A blanket hid with fern, a glistening hand. That held in death the rotten garb together. The other clutched alfaded portrait-ease (Some girlish face by memory fondly cherished), No token of his name, or boyhood's place;" No scrnjl to tell us when, or how he perished. What time the sun its mocking radianc...
LATER INTELLIGENCE. London, 6th December, 1867. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
iLATER INTELLIGENCE. Loadonb, 6th Deceimber 1867. Mazzini had been plotting infItaly, but:liiid been discovered. The cotton tax has been repealed? by- the American" Congress. An interesting and excited debate had ta -ken place in the French Chambers on the Ro man question. In the course of it M Rouher declared that Italy would never possess Rome. -The Italian Parliament has been :formally opened. . An amnesty in rfavour of :Garibaldi has been granted., .. :The English -Govenment propose to defray the expenses of the Abyssinian expedition by means of the surplus fromn ieh'iext budget, an additional penny income tax; and the remain der from the balance of Exicheqier bills.i ,e mIr Gladstone has given. :is unqualified ap provol to the proposed means of -meeting the" expenses. of, the :A-byssinian war. :Resolutions :have: been-carried in the House. -of iCommons making :cha'rgeable inthe Indian? revenues .the~:ordinary, phy: of the troops;, and ,ctbe.cost of maintaining 'the .vessels emp...
General Intelligence. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
O nerlt at NItelligtecq. WANTON CRUELTY. --. On Wednesday night, just as tbe members of the mechanics' institute were leaving the hall after attending the annual meeting, a" horse with a kerosene oil can tied firmly to his tail rushed along Auburn-street, passing along the footpath between the institute and the posts and nearly rtinning over two of the members. He then passed at fall gallop across the l'arket'square, nearly knocking down two other persons, then through Mr Butler's lane, and thence into the yard in front of Macfarlane's. All this time the poor animal was kicking furiously at the-can. Some persons here spoke to him, and there seemed a fair chance of getting him sufficiently quiet to have rid hini of the cause of an noyance, when unfortunately some one opened the gate, on which the horse dashed out, passed the Commercial -Iotel corner, and was last heard of crossing the Fitzroy. bridge, after again placing the lives and limbs of two gentlemen in jeopardy. Such wanton m...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
i' THE "QUEANBEYAN AGE" I GENERAL PRINTING OFFICE RCTTLEDG E _ E', QUEANBEYAN. BOOK AND JOB PRINTING In all the newest and most approved designs, - Als.80 IN ., COLOURED INKS, GOLD, SILVER, BRONZE, Tre., TM. A DDRESS and Business 'Cards, .Bill headings, ruled faint or otherwise, Law and Bank Forms, Cheques, Druggists' and other Labels. IBusiness Circulars, Posters and Handbills, any size and colour,'Pamphlets, Club Rules, Society .Reports, Catalogues, and every other description of' Letter ipress Printing, completed expeditiously and in first 'class style. %a. Parcels of Printing forwarded to any part the colony per post at a nominal rate. THE QUEANBEYAN AGE, "T1x'clritilation of thinie urnal throughout its own and the neigh. bouring districts, as well as elsewhere within and beyond the colo raes offers spectal advantages to advertisers. TEEMS: Suscatrrloty-24s per annum, or es 6d per quarter, when de. tliered by post or forwarded by dispntch to the country, or 0es oer 'annum. -nnd ...
BUSHRANGING AND OUR POLICE SYSTEM. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
BUSHRANGING AND OUR POLICE SYSTEM. BY A NATIVE TROOPER. From the Empire As Bruce's case did not come on for trial at the May assizes, being remanded till August, I was sent back to Braidwood, where I had no sooner arrived than I was transferred back to Sydney, to stay at the depot till my three months' notice to leave the force had expired. A LITTLE MORE ABOUT THE DEPOT. Before giving a brief account of my journey northward after Thunderbolt, I should like to say a little more about the depot at Sydney. The principal part of a trooper's duty there is to put his time in and make as much show to the public as possible. At almost every turn you take you meet a sergeant, and they all have some order. You are taught to ride, perhaps by some man that could not ride a chase for fifty yards in the bush with- out risk to life or limb. He is paid to teach bushmen to ride, if any happen to be there, which is but seldom, for they generally become disgusted and leave. You are stuck on a military...
Local and District News. COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS. SATURDAY—JANUARY 11. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 18 January 1868
ogia1 and iiul istiiitt' os;. coURTr OF PETTY SESSIONS. SATURDna -JANoARY 11. Before the Police Magistrate. UTTERING A FORGERY. Patrick MacDonald, of Bliackheatb, Moloriglo, against whom a warrant had been issued ever since the b.ginning of 1S60, for his arrest on a charge of uttering a forged cheque, and who had surrendered himself into the custody of the jailer on the previous day, was formally brought up on the charge, and re manded till edhnesday for the production of evi dence, The prisoner was admitted to bail, himself in £80, and two sureties each in £40. WEDNEsDAY-JANUARY 15. Before the Poliee Magistrate. UTTERING A FORGERY. Patrick MacDonald (on bail) appeared further to answer. Mr Parr watched tie case for the accused. Sergeant Latimer for the prosecution, stated that the prisoner stood charged on warrant with uttering a forged cheque to Mrs Lavinia Pollack. The cheque was originally drawn in December, 18065,' by Mr H, Valiance, then superintendent of Foxlow station; in fa...
TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
TO TIE EDITOR. Sir,-Sunday next being ile Anniversary of the :olony, all the Banks and other publio institutions .in"Goulburn, Yass, and elsewhere, will be closed'on. tlie folilowing day, Mondat, in commemoration of 'hat great event, the first hIolsting in Sydney Cove af ';the flug that'-braved a thousand years the battle and the bredze." And'shall not we once more un. itrl its unsullicd colours and hail the day. with Jlyous mirth? Perhaps on no former occasion was: ihero more need of doing so, consideriug the fact thlat one or our beloved Sovereign's sons will, be:on the soil to see and hear the loyalty ol Anstralians. " Storekeepers, tradesmen, asnd others, I call upon you, as BritonsR to lay aside the cares of life T uI "londay next, and show what you can do to heed the Uritish Lion. - : " R?EI),'WVH1TI,' A]) BLUE.
SAFETY OF DR LIVINGSTONE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
SAFETY OF DR LIVINGSTONE. A telegram has been ieceived by the for cign office which will be. hailed everywhere with pleasure. It comes virtually fromr .Zanzibar is dated September 28th, and states that reliable information had ieached that place of Dr Livingstone having been seven months previously at Marumiga, on his voy age towards the north-.east, passing to the west of Lake Tanganyka.:. When the des patch was sent off, Mr Churchhill was about to proceed to the coast to obtain further' in formation. If it be true that Dr Living stone was really-at the place mentioned in March last, it is quite clear that the story of his death was a fabrication of the men' who professed to have.seen him attacked.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
HoLLowAY's Otr tENT A.~AD.PltLs.-Safe and"sure `Day by day are cases of ulcers, wounds, sores, con fractions and deformitiesc'ired by these well-estee r ed remedies, after all other known means have been tried in vain. Varicose veins, and all descriptions of sore, ulcerated, and bad legs,'vhich seem to defy the best surgical skill, succumb in a short time to the soothing, healing, and purifying properties or Hollo way's ointment and pills. -They operate both locally and constitutonally'. they strengthen both capillaries and nerves, and regulate the circulation of the blood. The most valued testimonials are constantly received from persons whom chance directed to olloway's safe and certain remedies, and which effected acomplete cure even after the constitution seemed thoroughly broken down. A. verdict of justifiable homicide has ben re corded in the case of-the Chinaman lately shot by" senior-constable Stapylton at Jembaicumbene whilc attempting to escape from custody. A centipede la...
THE ABYSSINIAN EXPEDITION. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
THEkABYSSINIAN EXPEDITION. Ca.irA0o?IOr in the country.of King The odore has! begun::in earnest. Telegraphic despatches from Alexandria repoittthat- the first brigade ias landed at Zouiulla, in Annes ey' Bay. The airival of successive detach ments must' have continued, and probably part of tl?e army has' already' been pushed up into the mountains.; The advanced brigade of the Abyssinian expedition. compiiscs the 3rd -Bombay Irre gularCavalhy, the 10th Native Infantry, 4two'companies of Native Sappers, 453 rncn '?i? the Land Transport Corps, one mountain battery, 467 horses, and 458'mules. The Overland Mail brings eadvices from Bo3mbay to October 29. In a second edition of the Bombay Gazette, we find the follow ing intelligence regarding the pioneer force to Abyssinnia : By the courtesy of Sir. Robert Napier we are enabled to publish the substance of the official intelligence: received by his Excel lency from the quarterrmaster general of the army who accompanied the pioneer fdrce wh...
TO EDITHA. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
TO EDITHA. Dont' forget me, kindest, dearest, When in cold earth I'm.llaid; Though far "away,. thou hast been nearest When'I for thee have prayed. In mental vision thou art ever Before mine eye appearingS; .And thine"absence. fails to sever Thoughts both sad. and cheering. Proved hhive you jyour tond devotion To a being poor, like me,-- . . "Proved ybur worth and sweet emotion : In my direst miseFy.: " Do not grieve when Death o'ertakes me, ' If we niver meet again; VWhilst I live I'll ne'er forsake thlee'i SPrayer is nevrer said in vaini. .. November 8/67. DELTA.
WEEKLY CALENDAR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
WEEKLY CALENDAR: . -~a Moon a.Dao too wcck a of U :lzaa eýOn 35 -Age. qATURl)AY..: ... ... Jan. 2i I 19 7 0 0 SUNDAI)Y .. 21± 5 s0 7 a 1 lIONIIAY ..... 27 5 21 7 5 2 VLU;S PAY 2H 5 022 7 I- .1 WSE}INESIDAY . ... 29 5 23 7 4t 4" T1URSD)AY... ...... 30 n 21 7 4 5 FRIDAY... ... *......,. 311 520 7 :t O 31 CON'S PO1ASO. Ne moon ono Saturday, tlila 2501, at 1K 1n. m .m.
Correspondence TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 January 1868
TO TilE :EDITOR. Srit,-The suggestion made by you that some demonstration of our loyllty should ble made on the arrival of the Duke of Edinburgh ap pears to have been forgotten. Although his 'toyal Highness is now receiving an enthusi astic welcome. in Sydney from all: classes and creeds, here nothing appears likely to mark the occurrence of bhat is certainly an epoch of no ilican ifiiportance in our history. Can nothing hm don'e by us in Queanboyan to indicate howevo~rsgh tly--our concurrence ii the sen timents of'loI~ity expressed by our fellow co lonists ? I beg to bffer a suggestion which might be noted on, i.f no: more appropriate stops be!tnken by the people here. Next Mlnnday, being Ariniversary-dny, and aln'ays observed as a holidayin't Sydney and ithe large tow.;s throughout the.colony, might surely be kept as a holiday by us on this occa= sion when there are special: circumnstances to ieconomend it.- To enable? us. to bdi this, nI :Governriient proclarimatioii is reqlired....