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Van Dieman's Land News. SHIPWRECK OF THE GEORGE THE THIRD. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 7 May 1835
SHIPWRECK OF THE GEORGE- THE THIRD. [Fio.2 T~HE coURIER.] :WE have this, weektlhe' melancholy task to detail one of the most a~iwful and unforeseen visitations of Providence that fraiil an mortal man is subject to. The convict 'sliip .George the Third, of 400 -tons, Captain W. Moxey, sailed'for this place on thei4th if December, with 220 convicts, andua guard com manded by lIMajor.'Ryan; of the 50th Regiment, with . LKieut'. Minteh, .and,. Assistant Surgeon M'Gregor, :. -ahd 29.,raankand file. Thqygessel made the'.land on Sunday'last, about 11 in the morning, and in com ing up D'Entrccasteaux's Channel, the weather buing.fine and the vessel going. at an easy rate in Sthe moonshine, afterpassing all the reefs, called the ' Actaons, about two miles,. struck on a sunken rock hiiherto iinknown, and in a very few 'minutes was a total wreck';'with a loss of 134 persoris out of 294. Such indeediwas the s~'dderiness of the fatal occurrence that it is dimost miraculous that every one on boar...
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
AnRIVALS. May 7. -Scamander (brig), Rogers,' from Soitlh Sea fishery,"in October last, with: 500 barrels of sperm oil. May 9.-Governor Bourke (schooner), fiom the Manning River. May 10.-New York Packet (bari-que) Gregory, from: Hobart Town teli 3rd instant. C.:argo, sundries ; passen'gers, Maria S olomoni, Hlezekiah Sterling, a?id James Scott. . =May! 10.-'Enima' Eugenia (barque), Milbank; from the' ?Downs the 1st of January: Passnhger.s, Mr. Thomas M'Donald, Mr. R. H? ? Smith, Mr. Alexaiider Donaldson, Mr., Robert Gill, Mr. Patrick 'Leslie," Mr. Milbank, Master Sage, and Messirs. S.C Knight, John Edgerly,J. Stevens,. G Dunn' arid G. Marshall. May 10.-Sophia Jane and Tamar (steamers), from Newciastle. May 11:-Josephi Weller (sciouoer),' Still, from New Zealandl. -.May;. i-Lmbtoio (cutter); from Newciaster. May 12.-- William thel Fourth (steamer), :from Port Macquarie.: SMay 12.--Clorinda: (blaique),' Mitchell., from Ceylon, the Mauritius, and Hobart '1'oivn, having sailed; from the ...
SOCIAL DUTIES. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
SOCIAL JUTIES. "THANK Heaven," cried one'the other day, " I owe no more than I can pay!" Bravo I-Wo.uld, I could.say. the same.! . For I 'm beset with claim on claimp. My high superiors foremost stand; Submission of me to demand ; My equals next step forth to view, And' for genet ous ifriendship sue; Inferiors too appear in sight, I . And condescension ask of right ;.. E'en enemies put in their plea, And claim, my liberality; And, after all, both, friend and foe Protest the debt, oflove .l owe.......... Now each and all these claims are right and just, But I'm exceeding poor, and therefore must To .Heaven's munifi;ence for means. to. ipay them1 " trust. . . . . . . . , ,.
Select Poetry. A HINT FOR A RICH MAN. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
ýelet Ioetrp. A HINT FOR A RICH MAN. 'What: shall I do;, becausd I have no rooin where to bestow my fruitsI-ST.. LuKE, xix. 17. WIiAT do?---Why, if thy barnes are, grown too small, Save the expense of building more, And lodge the surplus of thy store' 'Withih the bowels of the poor; Make widows' hands thy treasury, Let orphans' mouths thy coffers be,' - And in a little thou shalt see, ''' Large interest in thy puirse, with principal and all.:.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
-FOB. LAUNCESTON, ' ErI HE BAR QUJE LOCHI EL, 298 tons Register,' S: TIOMAS M1LLONS, Commander, .will positively sail within ten days from this date i for freight or passengers having excellent aecommo dations, apply to YOUNG and Co, Bridge Street.' 'ydney, May 6, 1835. :t' PORTEZi. AID GROORM 'W(AJNTED. A MAN who can fill the above &ituation, and.can :: be reconmmended will fihd employment, by: ap ? 7plylng at the Stores of ROBERT ANDERSON:'"· ';Lowe George' Str"t.' Mlay 14, 1835. . ON S1 LE. d. B RU ANINI4. Xetal 'ea-pots,' per;2 zen....................--*. 80 Britannila Met Cream u tugst .... ditto 1 10 0 z4'bl Spoions, per gross 2' '2 0 STea Spoons, ditto.... " 0 0 1T able Knives with deserts: nd carvers, per. set ..................'.. .....1 5. 0 S:Plated Butter Tubs, per pair .. 4 4 0 ;:,Powder Flasks, per dozern ..:- ..: .. 16 ~.9 Bes? t Sheep Sh'ears, 'ditto . .'.::.'..': ... l: 1 0 0 :Spades and Shovels, ditto ....2..,.. .1 1'6 0 Copper.Tea Kettl, s,...................
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
TO COR2.ESPONDENTS. X wuill be inserted. b WMr. George Howe's letter would have been inserted, had it arrived a day sooner ; but we were pledyed "for sri mtuh correspondence this week, that toe could not yet room for it. It will be inserted in outr next. Our ar rangements cannot admit qf the insertion of letters that are sent late in our week.
TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Sr,-You would confer, a boon on the com munity, would you be so kind as to solicit the attention of the police and government autho rities to the practice of several of the .policecon stables of turning down their collars -to conceal, their number, that their'misdoings may not be. made known and correctlytraced.' Would it-not, be well were such persons never -to' be.,consi dered Off' duty; and were' private ivatchmen compelled to aid in apprehending offenders when ever required so to do. 'I am, Sir, one of the AGGRIEVED.'
Literature and Science. PERSONAL HISTORY OF LOUIS PHILIPPE. [CONCLUDED FROM OUR LAST.] [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
Sttratte au ciete.." B"" :PERSONAL HISTORY OF LOUIS S PHILIPPE. [CONCLUDED FROM 'OUR LAST. JANUARY '8,' 1791.' In 'the 'inrning to the assembly -at six in the evening to the.'Jacobins. M. .de Noailles presented a work on the Revolytion by Mr. Joseph Towvis, in answer to Mr; Burke. lie praised it highly and proposed that I should be appointed to translate it l'his proposition was adopted with great 'applause. I, like a blockhead; consented, but ex pressing my fear that I should not fulfil' their expec tations, 1 returned homnie at'a uarter past seven. At night my father told me that he did not.approve of it, and that -I mtist .excusetmyself-to the' Jacobins on -Sunday. . . ' June 7. Tlie gr?it' :eiivts which have occ'urred 'have'prev;ented iiy c'ontiiiuing this journal. Thurs day, the 23rd, I attended at the head of the regiment, the procession of the Holy Sacrament. I had been required by the municipality 'to double the guard, to stop all carriages; and to employ the best energies o...
TIDE TABLE &c. FOR SYDNEY. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
1'il)1 TA IiE &c. (POR SYDNEY . D Hiqh Water. .Sun Ageof Days. MORN. I FtF.VN. Rise.s. I. Se'ts. VIon,. TiThusdaay. 14 0 30 90 10 0 52 5 . Friday .. 1 10 5 10 25 0.53 5-, 7 18 Sa-turday.. 1 '10 45 IL :. '0 '', 54 5 6 l19: "SlitIlay .. 17 IL 16 I 11 3 0 '54 0 20 Monday .. 18 11: 60 0 0. 0 55 "l 5 21 Tuesd?y .. 19T 0 20 '0 .40 0 0 5 4 22 VWe.dnesday20 1 15 2 5 6 50 5 4, 123
TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Sydney, May 4, 1835. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
TO THE EDITORE ?f `THE. CO?'ON ST.': S.? : ' . ,Sydney, May 4, 1835. SiRa,-L-You 'htyae fallen inito eror respecting the identity of the 'gentleman ~~ho proposes himseif as'a sort of parliarientary' agent for this' colony. Speaking? of memibers of parlianmeut, in an article in last week's COLO IST, headed, 'Prieposed Public Meetiiig,; you say, " Butt many'o them are fond of money, and Mr. Bulwer is' in this respect ,just like hi's neighbours. He` made 'a noble, bargamin; a few m:.ontlis'.ago with a Lonidon publisiher, for 'his bookseller's book upon the IThine'; he sold it for 7001." evidently considering the pr'opos'd agent and the 'author of Pilgrims of the Rthine, as one and the saine person. But the truth is, the proposed agent is Mr. Henry Lytton Bulwer, Member of Parliament for Co vintry, whilst the author of Pilgrims of the lt'hiie,;"is 'Mr. 'Edward Lytton Bulwer, Member for'Lincoln, and the'younger and only brother of the Member for Coventry. But a more serious' mistake, in ...
Original Correspondence. TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Normal Institution, May 7, 1835. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
tirtuat ¢orretpoflnettte. TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Normal Institution, May 7, 1835.1 SIn,--Dr. Lang having once more -acquitted himself. likea'Christiadi man, !is 'he .would 'say, in front of your paper of Thursday last, I feel it incumbent on me once more also, to. solicit the attention of your readers to sucli parts of his helter-skelter oraition 'as" honour me with a spe cific notice, , in conjunction ivitli the following remarks. Those who live in glass houses gene 'rally gathei 'from 'their position theprudence of refraining ,to. throw. stones. Some fool-hardy individuals, however, who are so situated, rather than lose the gratification, arising from pelting passengers, persist in indulging their mischievous 'propensities till their. house. is fairly smashed .about their ears. To the lattei class the worthy., Doctor evidently, belongs. It has ahl'ays .been with, reluctancegthat I have endeavoured\to.con vince.,Dr. Langotf this ; but the man is evidently too circumscribed ...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
BIRTHS. At the residence of Mr. C. Thompson, Jun., Kent Street, on the 9th inst., Mrs. C. Thompson, Sen., of Clydesdale, of a daughter. At the Military Barracks, Sydney, on Sunday last, the Lady of Captain McPherson, of the17th Regt., of a Son. Same day at Parramatta, Mrs. J. Macgillivray, of a daughter. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; DEATHS.—At Parramatta, on the 9th inst., the infant son of Augustus Haywood, Esq. At the Benevolent Asylum, on the 5th inst., Maria Harvey, in the 100thyear of her age. On Tuesday last at Carrabella Cottage, North Shore, Captain Jeffrey, late of the brig Craigievar. &nbsp;
Markets. SYDNEY PRICE CURRENT. COLONIAL PRODUCE AND MANUFACTURES. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
COLONIAL PRODUCE AND MANUFACTtJRE Ale, per hhd..................... - a.. 4.... 5 per gall,.................... .. 0 2 6 : an bottle, per dozen... ...... -:--- . 6 6 Ashes, Mangrove, per bushel..... 0 1 8 . 0 2 0 Bacon, per lb. .00......:... .... ... O:0 81 Bark, Mimosa, per ton ........ 0 0 .. 516 9 Beer, per hhd ............. 4 0.. 3 0 0 Sper gall. .....• ..... .;'? - 0 ,1, 0 Biscuit, per cwt.:................ 1 0 0 ..1 5 0 Blankets, per pair.. ........0.... 0 12 0 ..' 0 14: 0 Bread, the loat of 21 lbs .... ...0 0 4 .. 0 0 5 Butter, fresh, per lb. 0, 1... 1? " 6 , 0 ,2 0 - salt, ditto ...........0.... 0 1 0 .. 0 1 4 BiJTCHERS' MEAT: Beef, the quarter, per lb.:.. ,: 0 0 . 1 " 0 0 ]i - the joint, ditto 0 0 a3 - salted, ditto r..:........".O 0 a3 Mutton, carcase, ditto .. ... 0 2. joints, ditto............. .. 0A 4 Pork, carcase, ditto ............... ... ..0 0 4 Sjoints, ditto ............ 0 5 .. ` 0 0 O S salted, ditto ..............0 0 ?0f' . : 0 '0' 8 Veal, carcase, ditto : ........
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
SiAR.U.TY ZLEPiSs o0 CROtWNl : Z1ANDS. TirE land let on the 9th May and30th June, 1834, ,will be re-let by Auction, on Ilth June at George ,"Street, Market. REWARD One hundred pounds reward and a conditional pardon is offered for the discovery of the person who attempted to commit incendiarism at the farm of Mr. William Boyles, Bathurst. &nbsp; &nbsp; TENDERS.-COLONIAL - SECRETARY'S :To put gutters round the eaves of thefour ii nirket sheds m George Street; received tilli noon of 15th To burnish forage to horses and oxen in road par ties in the Liverpool district-rations to surveying parties'in the district of Windsor-.and forage to par ties in the Blue Mountain district; received till 11th June. To fence nine miles of, th?i' iiew line of :road to, and near Bathurst. TELNDERS.--COM11ISS RIAT . p q., To supply the under-nientioned articles =:-30,pairs kitchoen tongs, 50 sets officers' fire irons, 25 officers' fenders, 25 kitchen fenders, 300 razdrs, 25 half-round blac...
Religious Intelligence. THE ESTABLISHED CHURCH. TO THE EDITOR OF THE MORNING CHRONICLE. LETTER II. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
ei tgiou Elitf! teligtmcet. , TIlE, ESTABLISHED CHURCHI., [BY JOHIN FOSTER.] TO.TIIE EDITOR OF THE MORNING CHRONICLE. LJrrTEU II. Sin--ln my former letter the bearing of my observa tions was directed to the Church party generally and collectively considered, as all concurring in the so lemn protest against the supposed change; and I have but slightly. noticed a certain distinction and division within that body; the distinction marked by the apropriaoprtion to a pot tion of its clergy and other mem bers of the epithet Evangelical, by ,assumption on the one side, and derisive concession on the other. The number of the clergy so designated I have seen estimated, I think, in some of the publications in their interest, at as many as one-seventh or one-eighth of th'e wlole. They are for the most part, I am inform ed, quite as zealous as any of the others for uphold irig the Establishrment, and affected with equal horror at the idea ori omens of its fall. I hope to be pardon ed for directi...
THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND MISSIONARY SOCIETY. [TO THE EDITORS OF THE SYDNEY HERALD.] [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
:(.:THE. CHURCH OF El u;LANDD MIS : SIONARY SOCIETY. [TO&ýTHE EDITORS OF TIHE SYDNEY IIERALD.?} .-C~G;ErLMO' tEN,'-1 have just observed in Tuz COmLOIS'r of yesterday, a most unworthy and malicious commentary on a meeting of the Aus tralian Auxiliary Church Missionary Society, on. Tuesday evening last. : he grant for the Aboriginal mission is 5001. instead of 6501. per annum, and I contend is most properly and justly paid out of the Colonial funds. Have we not inoculated the Blacks with. our vices ? Have we not hitherto been a scourge. to themn? Is not Australia bound to ma.ke them some moral compensation? Gentlemen, the'ef-. 'forts of the Church Missiona.ty Society are merely. in aid of this general duty; and had the execution" ofit been entrusted to Dr. Lang, instead of the Church Missionary Society, the object ,voull have been eulogised to the skies; but it is not in his keeping,-that is the offence-but it is, I ai: convinced, more likely to prosper in the present respecta...
English Extracts. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
PAtRLIAxMENT was dissolved on the 26th DeceAi r'-'; &lt; Sir James Scarlett:was sworn in .as Lord Chief Baronl on the'22nd December. The Duke of -Buccleugh, it was. expected,` would?'?' be the new Lord Lieutenant of. Ireland., Lord Stanley delivered a most eloquent addres:on' the. 17th December,, on his installation as Rector;of the Glasgow -University,. equally remiriableh fd'ti 'literary excellence, as its allusions to the politics .of . the. day. " Ito . whatever hands," said' he, atheI.': helm of the state may fall, let no main believe. that ho. : can check the spirit of improvement-of diligent:i j vestigation and inquiry that is carrying on".: . EXPECTED LAW CHANCES IN COdTLA4ND.-It iS u -derstood. that Mr. Macneill,. Sheriffof Perthshire?i~,: t oo be Solicitor-General, and that Mr.,Alison, lately~ra t deputy advocate, is..to succeed Mr.' Macneill as She. iiff of: Perthshire. It, is. generally reported 'that the' Lord Justice' Clerk will succeed the ?Lord .President L o...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
ORIGINAL BIRMINGHAM AND SHEFFIELD IRONMONGERY, .. No 68, GEORGE STREET, (FORMERLY MACDONALD'S)E TN returning thanks for the unprecedented Patronage with which the Public has been pleased to honour him, begs to intimate that he has received, by the Elizabeth Taylorson, Undaunted,Warri j and Jane, part of his first quarters supplies for the year, to which he invites attention. J T. W. will not descend to the hacknied mode of advertising prices, but he would. assure his friends of his determination,'.to sell as cheap as any house in the Colony. It is almnost unnecessary to point out, that in extent, and general assortment, his stock affords facility to, Purchasers, far'greater than any other in. New South Wales; .and as the whole of the G.ood have been purchased in England with particular care, and strictly to his order, their quality. may be relied on. The Show. Rooms and Shop, will now be found to contain every article of taste, and utility; and the newly arrived Emigrant will find g...
TO THE EDITOR OF THE COLONIST. Petersham, Sunday, May 10, 1835. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
TO. THE EDITOR OF TIlE COLONIST. Petersham, Sunday, May 10, 1835. Sir,-Having yesterday evening seen a letter in your paper of the 7th instant, signed Charles Dawson, together with some observations of yours on the contents of that letter, I take this early opportunity of informing you, that the said letter is a wilfully perverted statement, and not withstanding your having guaranteed its correct ness, is false from beginning to end. This I shall establish beyond all possibility of contra diction without loss of time; but to enable me to do so, it will be necessary to procure copies of certain papers which are at present in Sydney. When you presumed to pass an opinion in such uncalled for and unwarrantable language, upon the conduct you falsely attributed to me ; you were not satisfied with stating that you were convinced I was in error, but you have also dared to indulge in reflections which tend to impugn my character as an officer and a gentleman. You have allowed yourself to be ...
POST OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Colonist — 14 May 1835
POST OFFICE. MERnbATOrdTdesires to direct' our:attention to. the circumstaiice of'a mail' having arrived at-the Post Office, frotm England, on Sunday'last,:and of'the runners of 'that establishment having been serit out shortly thereafter with a feiv selected letters for a few favoured merchants. We ,agree'with' him in..tliinking that not~hing havinig the ''least semblance: of partiality in the' Post Office de apartment-can be sanctioned at head-quarters " and we are 'therefore' confident that the circum stance isnot likely to occur again. -All or none :should 'doubtless 'be the -maxim. on 'these 'occa sions.. For'our 'own'part,' we would' say. none. There is no Post Office ,delivery on Sunday in London, and.why should' there- be any" here ? Is it-' ecause there is. more business "doing :'in .Sydney ? :'Why should the' Postmaster, any more than other honest men, have to say with Pope, Even Sunday.shines no Sabbath-day to me ? 'By the way, our" friends of The 'Ierald inst be !particu...