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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 25 September 1868
= lceSical. FREEMAN'S CHLORODYNE. T HE ORIGINAL CIILORODYNE, Invented by II RIC(HARD FREEMAN,pharmacentist, is one of the greatest discoveries of the present age, and is largely used by the most eminent medical men in hospital and private practice, in all parts of the globe. It rapidly relieves pain from whatever cause, allays the irritation of fever. soothes the system under ex hausting diseases, and gives sleep without produc ing the distressing symptoms which arise from the use of opiates. Cousumption, coughs, cold, influenza, bronchitis, asthma, hooping cough, diarrcrea, dysentery,cholera spasms, cramps, rheunoatissm, gout, &c., immediately relieved and ite moot cases cured. Conclusive evidence of the value of it in cholera, diarrhwa, and dysentry is nflorded by tihg.following LLrfrom tbo2l Iefl. c Ile 71'+, :lpr-Knr ously transmitted it to the inventor of Chlorudyno. Mr it. Freenlan, and to the Ioyal College of Physi cians of London. Extract of a despatch from Acting-Co...
ALEXANDRA POLICE COURT. Thursday, September 24th, 1868. (Before A. P. Akehurst, Esq., P.M., G. Pendlebury, and J. Peterkin, Esqs., J.P's.) [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 25 September 1868
ALBEXANDRA POLICE COURT. ---4-- Thursday, September 24th, 1868. (Before A. P. Akehurst, Esq., P.M., G. Pcndlebury, and J. Peterkin, Esqs., J.P's.) Booth v. Jones. Settled. Jones v. Jones. No appenrance; Bain v. Lunnox. Not served. Welcome Co., v. Wright : Calls. Verdict for amount ; costs " OGs. Bcrloatz v. Whiteoak: £3 11e Gd. Verdict for amount ; costs £1 s,. Clark v. Cook . Detention of transfer of certificate. The plaintiff swore that he agreed to Fell Cook a share, but on account of no money being forthcoming, he after wards refiled to give up transfer, which lihe lost from his pocke,.t going down the street. Samuel flallet proved that the defendant had admitted having received the paper from a little girl who had found it. Ordered to be given up; cost of summons. Helms v. Nolan : £10 O( Od for beer. Mr Emerson for plaintiff, Mr Coster for defendant. Case dismissed. Brown v. Goldsworthy : Worki,and labor £2 8s. Mr Emerson for complainaut. Order for amount; costs £1183 Od. Besco...
ALEXANDRA ROAD BOARD. Wednesday, 23rd September, 1868. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 25 September 1868
ALEXANDRA ROAD BUUOAD. Wednesday, 83rd September, 1808. Present: The Chairman: (J. Puterkin, Esq.,) Messrs Coster, Perkins, Pendlebury, and Webster. When the minutes of previous meeting were beingroad, _Mr Webster wished to make it running commentary on each subject. lie would despise himself if he were to give his vote in accordance with instructions, what ever that reverend individual, the inmes might say. He did not join in the vote of thanks to Mr Coster for his honorary services. Was that the way that murder was to be committed. Mr Coster objected to such interruptions. Mr Webster: You bit down, Sir. The chairman ruled Mr Webster out of order. The minutes must be read first, His (Mr Webster's) exceptions to them could be taken after they were read, not before, MIr Webster would maintain that the vote of thanks was not unanimous, no matter what Mr Perkins said. Mr Coster had pre sented himself to be elected. He had falsified the books by putting his name in the wrong place. IIHe...
Alexandra Times. PUBLISHED EVERY TUESDAY AND FRIDAY MORNING "Veritas Vincis Omnia." FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 1868. Local and General News. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 25 September 1868
"'kEsT mR a Wal. POuIT.ISIIEL) I:Vr.ITi TUISIuAY AtnD PRIDATY MtoZtNto "ýterltuats V!- ct Omnltla.'' FRIDAY, SEPTi'I~LBER .i, 1868. loedl and. ý3ura l n · iets. The tea meeting in aidl of the finds of the Church of 1Engm'iiii Conmmon School takes ihplace to-niglht in the chuiich builtiug. 'The lhdies who have rlithlertiakeln to irovido the thblcs have nearly completed! their arrnlge? moints. Theo lni:;tity of b.uns, cakes, Jollies, arnd sweetnmeats is sotmething qtuite enormous, ind so far Lis the reflieshment part of tho por l)rmmoce is colc+e'lle it miay b safly be predicted that there will be no want of pro. lusion and taste, ,Il looking ut thme list of giintlemlni who Ll ro to eit.Itk oni thel&lt;uccasion there is every prospect that Ite suitjects to bo itruo!ocel will be dily dispo.sed f. Al togetthter thie tveiling w ill loutlth .ts be i ] eI a,,,nus Nelson, a lunatic, was a udicated ,,l at Jamnies.?,n; n, the expenses.jherewith e ~:Onnecte'l (1..30) charged against to...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 25 September 1868
Public Notices. THE Al GOLD MINING COMPANY, Castle Iecf;lRaspberry Creek, (IRegistered). T ENDEIS are invited to be sent to the under signed for Working on Tribute the ground of the A I Company, including the ground formerly hold by the Golden Gate Company. Particulars at the claim, or at the efllco, Queen Insurance Buildings, Queen-street, Melbourne. J. K. BICKERTON, Manager. ALBION GOLD MINING COMPANY, JOUNSON'S CREER. A MEETING OS' the above company will be held at Milligan's Commercial Hotel, Alexandra, on FRIDAY Evening, at 8.30. p.m. 11. FRANKS. Secretary. September 18, 1868. O'BRIEN'S REEF. TdENDERS WANTED-For carting 10 tons L of quartz from Godfrey's Creek to Alexandra. Apply to Cronin and O'Callaghan, Alexandra, for further information. TO SPECULATORS. F OR SALE Ono-sixteenth share In Nos. I and 2 Topsy Reef. The last crushing from this claim realisecd I & o to the ton. One-sixteenth in No. 5, and Spare Ground on tile Durham Lead, Spring Creek. For particulars appl...
(To the Editor of The Alexandra Times.) [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
( To the Editor.ot Th Ae:Alesndra 'imes.), Sin,-It was a gratifying sight to a Catholic to see the tasteful manner in which the altar of St. Mary's- was decorated last Sunday. Of course, when the exquisite taste of Mrs Kirwan is directing the altar society in the good work, nothing else could be expected. Trusting you will insert this as an expression of my thanks to this good lady, I remain, yours truly, A CATHIOLIC..
(To the Editor of the Alexandra Times.) [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
(To the Editor of the Alexandlra Times.) Sir,-I understand that some gentlemen con nected with the Common School Committee have obr some time past contemptllted the erection of a school house suitable to the re quirements of this rising townshi;º, but have become alarmed at the expense likely to be incurred The miserable hovel now used is not only unfit for the purposes of education ,but is positively a disgrace to the township Numerous families are every day settling down and making this place their homes. The various" interests from which Alexandra, as a centre of commerce and population, drawseits support, are assuming a character of stability, permanency, and increased im portance, and the people are perhaps as well to do as any community in Victoria. Why then do those who, should take an active part in ,this matter hesitate to step out boldly and test the feeling of'the people on the subject. The Educational Board will subsidize the local contributions by a grant of 20s in the ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
A fEXANDRA ROAD DISTRICT. PUBLIC NOTICE. NOTICE is hereby given that the office of the Alexandra R"ead Board is situated next door to Milligan's Commercial lintel, Grant Street. Alexandra, and the days and hours of attendance of the Clerk, for the transaction of business at the said ofilce, are as follows : Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, From 10 o'clock a.m., till 4 o'clock p.m. WILLIAM DOWNING. Clerk of the Board. Dated this 24th day of September, 1868. ALEXANDRA ROAD DISTRICI'. PUBLITC NOTICE. T IlE first Estimate of Expenditure of the Alex. endra Road Board will le framed during the present week. All claims natinst the said Board must be sent to the underslgned at the office of the Board forthwith. WILLIAM DOWNING, Clerk to the Board. Dated this 27th day of September, 1868. MYSTERIIOUS GOLD MINING COM PANY, Eglinton. To Bryant Smith, Stephen Hughes, and William Smith-Contractors. T AKE NOTICE that unless you continue your Contract, sinking shaft 150 feet lor the above company, ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
ID n.. n A IN n t I D 0 't SURGEON.. ACCOUCIIEUn, &c.. GRANT .STREET,. ALEXANDRA. 7eny be Consulted Daily at liis resilcnct as above. 1MI'DWIIp ERuY Fp rES' : Modernto: W'fercalfeferee for the Aintralian Alliance As is, tnce Company, of Alelbourne; TR. ETRGUSSON begs to announce to tlh tpublic tut he hins Commenced to Pr:ttiqe Iimi Profession in Alexandra, and may lie Cbnshltoed 1)AILY nt tihe Alhxandra tl otnl. Patients vislted in the shortest notice'tlirouglocut any part of the district. UNION BAN'K: OF' AUSTRALIA. LTA'BILTY UNLI[ITED' PAID UP'CAPI-I'AL ... £r,950,000 RESERVE FUND ... .. £250,000. ALEXANDRA AGENCY. GOLD BOUGHT AT MEBOUrtNE PRICES Cu rent Rates of Interest Allowed on Deposits, and eneral Banking Bilsines' transetedl. J. P. BAINBRIDGE. Agent. I 0 T I- C V. UNION 11ANK IOF AUSTRALTA. ALEXANCIA. THE iBUSINESS of this IANK is nnw trans J nr. ated it their New OtIces, Grant-etreet (opposite the Post Office ) . BAIn - J. P. BAINInRIDGE. Agent; 19th September, 186...
ALEXANDRA POST OFFICE. ARRIVAL AND DESPATCH OF MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
ALEXANDUA POST OFFICIO. AIRltI VL AVD) DE. SPATCB OF MAIS. Town. Maltls Arrive. tails Close, 1 a 'Pusday, I thuri.day B onday, IWednes Kiitnnore a u;d Saturday, at day, and Friday MI Iboaurne ) II La.lt at 12.8 p.m. Via I'oon, to MutalaitMId I tlueson '3Monday, Weulnes- Monday, Wedneos wood's t'olnt day, and Friday, day, and Friday, .Mertol at 2.30p.m. at p.m. I.o1iwood I Melbourne Darlingford ... Sunday, noon. I Sunday, 9p.m. Newspapers and registered letters are reuired to be poot'. one hour priorto the' tie me appointe ote cloeng rnuil.. lMonley Orders can now be obtainhed at thti Oflfco Irom 10 n.m., to 3 p.m. ('ares pyable In Victoria -L5 and under, Od; L10 t'oloth-ieIl,. and n?der les L10 and under, 2s. Great Brlitain tnd Irehtld,-l,2 and under, Int Lb and under, 2'tldd; LI and uuder, 3 ' O1; LIO and under, is, J. PFTERKIN, Postmaster.
(To the Editor of the Alexandra Times.) A HARD CASE. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
(To the ditor of the Alcxcantlra 'Times;) A IIAISD CASE. Sin,-After an acquaintance of mine helping to drive a tunnel a distance of over eighty feet he is told that his paying-in shareholders decline to back him any longer. He being without moans would be unable to carry on ; but fortunately there are some enterprising men left, and Mr Peter Erskine kindly came forward and told him that he might continue. Now MIr Erskino is one of the largest shareholders, andi could very well do without any more interest, and I am happy to state that rather than see a fellcw minor in such a fix he has lent him a helping hand. Some of our great speculators who were out here say that it is only prospecting. Admitting it to be so, surely about 2?.. per week would eot be such a great deal out of their pockets. Trusting that you will insert this in your Journal A MINa EI. [We cannot see the harkl.hip of this case. if a paying-in.sharohohlur does not believe in the clainm, why should he continue to pay ?...
Local and General News. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
SaýtTit enfcer t Tl c t: Mr.Raphael requests us to' mention that the sale of IMr Nolan's horses, drays, &o., has been postponed from Wednesday, the 30th inst., to Thursday, October the 1st. The Morning Star alluvial claim at tarn. .walls, on the Goulburn, about thirteen miles above Alexandra, promises to be a. great success. Three prospects' taken from the ,ground at different places, by Mir lamnen, of the Corner Hotel, gave as follows:-Four dishes,. 3' dwt;- one :dish, 18 gr ; one (dish, 10 gr. As there is an unlimited extent of ground to be taken up along the Goulburn, ,we consider the result of the washing of the M?orning Star alluvial chlim of vast im portance for the future of the district. The Rev Fither O'Dowd has just paid Alexandra a visit. The immediate object of his mission is- to collect money towards'com .pleting St. Patrick's Cathedral in Melbourne, On Sabbath last he delivered charity sor mons on this subject to a large congregation. The amount collected was £...
Correspondence. (To the Editor of the Alexandra Times.) [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
.. Lnrrubýurh'ence. (To the Elitor of the Alex?andta ,mmes.) Sir,-Would you haIve the kindness to insert this in your paper, by doing so you would oblige me much. I have just read in your paper, headed " About, the Streets," one of the most bitter and vindicative articles j have read for a long time. It could only come from one about the streets. Itis easily seeing why he writes so bitterly. He ccr tainly has not got what he wanted Hlie is only one and therefore can only speake for himself.. H'e is not the electors nor'ratW payers but one who' has not got: the" gain that he expected therefore comes down, with= vengeance on his opposer. Why does he come in my way. The money is not his own, and now that he won't let me have as mach as I want I certait ly shall, not spare him. I. will give the Times: something to' fill up its empty space. If the people will only r ad it he might fihd that the people ot Alexandra are not going too join his greedy and vindicative spirit. lie will find-- ...
MAINDAMPLE. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
MA I N DAM .P L J.i (FRtOM OUlt oWN CORRESPONDIENT.) During thile pst, week but few crushings have taken phlac. From the- Emperor reef 41 tons were crushed which, yielded 13-oz, 5dwt. The Achievement crushed 12 tons, yielding 2 uz. 10 d wt. gr. A few tons of mnllock from the Surprise gave over loz. per ton.. The Sir Walter Montgomery's last crushing did not turn out according to, ex pectations'the yield being only 12 dwc. to the ton. A publio meeting of storekeepers, miners, and others was held ot Cutler's Hotel to take iutoconsideration the best means to be adopted. to get a Court of Petty Sessions, a Warden's Court, and Mining Registrar for M?aindumple.. Mr Culler occupied* the chair. It was pro posed by Mr Geo. Wood; and seconded by Mr Frumo, "'Tliat it was desirable that a, Warden's Court and Court of Petty Sessions be held at MiDindample." Carried. Mr Lawrie proposed, and Mr Powel seconded,, "That it was desirable that a mining registrar be appointed for thin district,. includi...
LAW NOTICES. COURTS OF PETTY SESSIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
LA'W NOTICES: ,COURTS OF PETTY- SESSIONS.. I'Inccn for Molding When Hld. ;Court We ll, Weeled Jnnepl 3l'~orms nc kut lol ,Irnhlpann - (Clark f lEvery Tuesday Court ( Cn#rtp.Tlmoe, Srnull. nd4 lrrldny. mnn, Eauo.' Jer lri o-(('rrknt retv Idverv atternate flarracke. fiSalnna.yrr olltn 'illmradny. $loek-(Clerkofl'et(y MceKlon. AdI. Uorn& Every Wednieday Pmrry' Ilot l,,'lle.llCý WVeod's Polnt-(Clarkl Elcrv T'l'netlay Court Illtte .tCa,,rt.A.B.lrorn-. and Frklay.
ALEXANDRA DISTRICT ROAD BOARD. BYE-LAW No. I. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
ALEXANDRA DISTRICT RO.AD BOARD.. -4---t IIYBl-LAW No. I. 1; Tlhe business of tihe Board at all ordinary' meetings shall be conducted with open doors, unless' it may become necessary to exclude strangers on account of their disorderly conduct. 2. The ordinary meetings of the Board shall bu, "held 'at 11 o'dlock a.m. 3. Should a quorum' not be present within one hour anlter. the time appointed, they names of tho members present shall be entered in the minute book. 4. The first business of all meetings of'the Board I shall be the reading and' confirmation of the minutes of the preceding meeting, and no discussion shall take place thereon except as to their accuracy as a" record of the proceedings ; -after confirmation, such minutes lshall be signed by the Chairman. 5. Special meetings of the Board shall. on the" requisition of three or more members, be convened by the Clerk, tile obnect of such m ?tj' forth in this r+', , . 6. At the cofirma bo the order 1. IReading and drring on corrR...
CHURCH OF ENGLAND TEA MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
CHIURCH OF ENGLAND' t TEA MEETING. a The tea mpeeting heold in the Episopalian r Church on Friday evening last was numer- I ously attended. The tables literally groaned with cakes, t buns, oranges, and an endless variety of sweetmeats. The ladies who kindly provided theo tables deserve the greatest praise for the taste and abundance of the good things placed before the guests. There was a large proportion of young folks who made great havoc amongst the delicacies of the e 'tables in an incredible short space of time. After the edibles had been disposed of the t seats were adjusted and then commenced "the feast of reason and the flow of soul," inter =spersedi with sacred muisic from tih church choir. Gbrardl'endlobury, Esq, J.P., occu pied the chair,. and in a neat and appropriate speech introduced the object of the meeting, and called on Dr Bainbridge to propose the first resolution. Dr Bainbhidge spoke of the advantages of education ; the necessity for making a little effort to get...
WARDEN'S COURT. Friday, September 25th, 1868. (Before the Warden, A. P. Akehurst, Esq. and four Assessors.) [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
WARDEN'S COURT. iPiday; September 25th, 1868: (Before the Wardbn, A. P. Akehurst, E'sq. and four Assessors.). Smith. v. The Mysterious Company. Mr Coster for- plaintiff, Mr Emerson for defen idants. This was an action brought by the plaintiff to recover the sum of £490193 6d, for percentage withheldon tho-work- done by 'plaintiffand'party in sinking a shaft on-the Mysterious claim. Plaintiff showed that the terms of the contract werenot compliedivith by the company in not removing the water from the shaft to allow" the completion of con tract, but it was 'urged on the-other handihy the defendants' attorney, that the contingency oqftoo puoh water could .not be met by de endants. 'I he case was aty argue oniotl sides, and submitted by the Warden to the assess' rs, who gave a verdict after half an s hou's consultation, in favor of defendants.
Alexandra Times. PUBLISHED EVERY TUESDAY AND FRIDAY MORNING "Veritas Vincit Omnia." TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1868. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Times — 29 September 1868
PUBLISIIED EVERY TUESDAY AND FRIDAY MORNI N O "T??rita, ~'lncit'Onnia.'" TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 1808, Tint present aspect of affairs in New Zea land is anything but encouraging. Again .have the wily [Tia-haus let loose all the terrors of mulrder, incendiarism, and robbery upon the Mest Coast. Day after day do we hear of some horrid deed having been com - mitted-thel tomahawk buried in the head of the peaceful and hardworking settler, or his lihir land~-laid waste by the all devouring element. The tales of rapine, midnight murder and roberry which from time to time reach us are ::lficient to appall the bravest heart, or send a thrill of horror through the most hardened' breast. HIow many more victims must le added' to' the alro'edy too long list of assassinations before the Govern ment of New Zealand will take sufficiently strong measures to put down this savage tribe ? To their vacillating policy is to be 1 tracedmany of the tragic events which have a ofllate taken plkce, and which ...