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MELBOURNE. Wednesday evening [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 7 May 1886
MELBOURNE. [From our own Correspondent] Wednesday evening "HIave you seen the c.met!" is the questioi now-a-days. No one need be hbard up for a topic of conversation,tlie coumet supplies lhat. Our interest it the weather, the Womens' hospital bazaar, and the Scots Church dilficulty has wanted, anod our initds are occupied by our celestial visitor with the tail. Mr Ellery the gentleman in charge of the weather, says it is the Fabry comet, and no doubt he is correct, as least few will leave the temerity to question it, as Mr Ellery is a very dreadful per sonage currently credited with the gift of prophecy. It is true that the pro phecies hive an unple.sant habit if "goiogback" on Mr Bllcry, and when lie predicts frost people don dust-costs, while " set fair" itn the weather. guide is the signal for umbrellas and oil skins, still I am quite content to accept our astronomer vice-royal, as an aathority of the first water, and firmly believe that the fairy.tailed sky tra veller now visibl...
THE RUSSIAN WARSHIP VESTNIK. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 7 May 1886
THE RUSSIAN WARSHIP VESTNIK. The effort that has been made to satis factorily explain the singular proceedings of the Runsslan warship Vestlik, before she left.Hobson's.Bay on Thursday last, sug gested the advisableness of strict enquiry being made as to what really did occur. Accordingly. a member of "The 'Ago" reporting sitaf'yesterday visited Queons. cliff and Point Franklin, and had personhal interviews with several persons who had observed exactly what did take place. The result is that the account published in "The Age" is"proved to besubstantially correct.. It appears that the Vestnik left her moorings on Thursday morning, and steamed slowly down the West Channel till opposite Quecnsliff, when she altered her course and steered straight across towards Point Franklin, ultimately coming to an sanchorage inside theinnerchequered buoy, about 1000 yards from the shore. The wind at the time was blowing from the south-west, and was what nautical men would term "a six knot breeze," w...
PASSENGER TRAINS. MAIN LINE. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 7 May 1886
'PASSENGER TRAITS. DOW . :. AIN L5'I:-E. . 1 " ':' Leaves- Sale G'55an.m; and 4.42 pm.; T'-.. :: aLGo . 8"4ihn and 5""1.p'm.; a or. 5lswe'llO 'S n.m anrid n.13I is.m. Arrives-- elboarne 1 5 p.m. and 1051 pas.. .-eavcs-alebourn l an d 432 p:iu.i d Dl?1 i?i 1 'i4 and 1E311 pm1,W; . y 2Trat'n o 12 5 p:ni oriand 9I ,30 p.m. 'DOwj' IIETyIErrlb"Ia.S" Leavin'Trnhiio a ni. p nd .0 pm :+Glenlihrri 122 p.ni. an 10'm , n m.a S:>" o: Tddngallnie, 12".13 i:m..and I-p.mp.;. ' a,.Cowlwarr, 12 59 p.m. and 104. p.m Gleninaggie,' 11 1"p.m. and 10 a5 p.m, SArrivaslHejyinld 1'2:,p.m. .and 11"8 p.m. Leaves--IHefield ?'30 a .mand 12 "p.m.; (,:.,,lemniagvgrv , J' .m .t 9. p.man :;. • . r ani' +.? · " p.m. POiW '-3Direll1141 in rif.i r .n1 r,1 I Lesc-s- lrwel 1143 a:m:n " . 1inar,~ 12 10, ,.m.:;l olari 12250 mi;n , - Arrivens DLarilimurla 12:5.p.m.,- .: ' Leaves, -Darlimunrla, 635 n.m.; Roool.r?, 15 an.m. ; Yinnar. 7'0 am, Arrives 31urwrcll 7a55 a.m.
SECOND DAY. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 7 May 1886
SECOND DAY. 117 George M1'Lean, allotment 67, area 960s, Bulga; recommended for hall 118 Jas. MSDougall. allotment 67. area 96U0aGU,'ulgt; recommerdled for haff. 119 John H. Brown, allotment 68, area 960a, Bulg ; refused. 120 Alexander MPLean. allotment 68, area 960s, Bulga ; recommended for half. 121 Edward L. Simmons, allotment 68, area 900a. Bulga ; recommended for half. 122 Robert Easton. allotment 80, area 960a, Buga; recommended.' 123 John Drysdale, allotment 52, area 620a, Bulga; recommended for 300 acres. 121 Simon Drysdale, allotment 52. area 640a, Bulga ; recommended for 320 acres. 125 Chas. Wills, senr, allotment 54, area n40a, Bulga; recommended for half. 120 Chas. Wills, junr, allotment 64, area 540a, Bulga; recommended for half. 128 Thos. G. )1'Kenzie, allotiment 64, area 550a, BUnlga recommended. o 4129 1ugh L.. Sherry, allotment 61, area 600ca, BuIlga. recommiendedl. 130 Edward Scanlo,, junr. allotment 62, area 520a, Bulga; recommended for half. 131 ohn IHenry Refsha...
TRARALGON POST OFFICE. MAILS DESPATCHED. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
T 'IILtALU; . I'POST o0FlIC?. MIAILS I)ESPI'ATCIIE). S1EI.cOURNE, and al itermediate oflices daily, 7 40 am. nld 20 i m... SALE. and nil illtermdiate olices daily, 11"15 n.m. nud 7 i? p.m. HEYFIELD, daily, 11"15 sin. and 7"50 p.m. WALuALLA, ria Tnoonabbie, lMonay\\ Wcd Ineday, Friday, 11l15 a.m. liat SlhK, Tuesday. Thursday, Saturday, 7"0 a.m. SLEN?AR;RY lToocGAnnBIE Dily at 11 a.m. COWWARIL ) CALLIGNEE, Tuesday, and Friday 8"30 a.m. Tyt;l Tuesd5ay and Friday, 12l15 p.m.
RESULTS OF ADVERTISING. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
R~ESTULTS OF ADVE? - TISING. BEFOI:E AFI II The first time. a man looks at an adver tiseme:iit he dces not se it. The second tim le e does not notice it. The third time h: is coiseciote of its existence, . The fourth time he faintly reinclzlberls having .seen it before. The lifth time he icads it. The sixth time he tlrns up his nIse at it. The seventh time lie .reads it through and says, "Oh ! iotlher." The eighth time he says, "Here's that conlfounled thing again." Thenlinthi timle wonders ifit amounts to anything. -Thie tenth time lie thinks lie will ask hi?-neighlir if lie has tried it. 'lThe eleventh time lie wonders how the Sadvertiser makes it ply. The twelfth time hu thinks perhaps it anny be worth something, S'iThe thirteenth time lie tlinks it im.st le a good thing. The fourteenth time lie remenlbers that he ILa wanted such a tliing for a long time. . The fifteenth time he thinks lie will buy it some day. The sixteenth time e makes a memno randum of it.: *The seventeenth ti...
THE RIOTS IN CHICAGO. New York, May 6. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
THE RIOTS IN CHICAGO. New York, May O. In conevqnence of the recent fetal' rioting in Chicago' the most rigorous measures are being taken, by order of the Government, against the soeiati4 agitators, to whose action: the disturb.? aoces are attributed. The whole of the staff of the German Socialist newspaper at Chicago have? been arres'ed, and will be formall'' charged ivith'murder. "A PLOT TO 'BUEV'. CHICA 0. S.onao(rMay,6. . Large quantities of arms and dynpa mite have been discovered by the polio in Chicago,. and evidence has beeii obtained that the anarchists bad forn?ed a plot to burn the ci;y. . London, May 7. A Collingwood mnunicipal 5perceiit. loan for £40,000 will be placed on tife Lndon market on Thursday-next, thi. 13th inst. The.minimum has beeri. fixed at £103. [The chief object of this loan is to build the new town-lhall in. Hoddle-. street, the cost of wh ch will be about £33,000.] Neil Matterson, the New South Wales sculler, has declined to ratifr. the arrangements pr...
COMMERCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
COMMERCIAL. Marriage, Orr and Co. report at Morwell on 10th inst.--We had our yards full of atock, there was a ,air anunber of buyers in, the market kept close to recent rates, we sold mostly all lots. The broken state of the .weather kept many from coming in:
GIPPSLAND STOCK REPORTS. Sale. Saturday. May 8th. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
GIPPSLAND STOCK REPOFRTS. S alte. .at ulay. May 8th. :Mesrs. Little and lorthwick report: Fat Cattle.-Aboui same as last week. We sold in varilos markets, cows, inferior to good, £5, £05 is, £5 10s, £5 ls, £6, £(i s 2id; bullocks, inferior to medium, £6 15s, £7 2. Gd, £8 5l, £8 10s; vealers, £1 6s to £1 13d.. Store Cattle-Full markets at Traralgnoi., aalfias and Sale this week; bidding duller alid prices not so high. At Tralngon we sold 3-vis steers :3 4s to £4 11s: store cows, £3 to L3 :13s ;3-years heifers, L3 Os ; 18 months steers and heifers, LI l(is to LI 11s. At Iaiff raver, large number forward, mostly youeg stock. We sold the Glencoe bullocks, L6 13s; Hill Top Lullocks, L6 14. ; others L4 10 to L5 '15s ; 3-years steers, L3 2s to L4 5s ; store cows,.L3 6s to L4 11s, latter in condition ; 18-months steers and heifers, L2 to L2 10s; calves, L1 ls. At Sale a good many yarded, ian prie.s higher than the day before. We sold 3-years steers, L4 to L5; store cow L:3 ais to L3 O1s ; 3...
A LIVELY MINING MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
A LIVELY MINING MEETING. "At a meeting of the directors of a mining company, liel on. Moude , according to all accounts, a~ery live \ scene occurred. .?At toe mneting five of the directors attended. All wentr fairly well for some time until some of the propo als of one of the director: were not favorably: received by. tile board, whereupon he became excitei,. and after vociferating for some time seized the company's articles of associa tton, signed by the shareholders, whitc was lying on the table, and proieeded to leave the room with it. As the legal custodiani of tuhe documeni, the manager endeavored to p-event thin, and a stragg e ensued, in which thi., other directuas suppbrti:d'themanagir. The articles of assoriaton were ac length recoverei, but in a sadly dilali. dated condition, being torn into. a number of fragments. The direetor, it is alleged then attempted:.to thtaiv the manager down stairs, but, being prevented by some bystanderi, he finally vented his anger.hystrikinghl...
MORWELL. Monday. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
MORWELL. [From our own Correspondent] Monday. Some weeks ago you published a series of articles under the head " Local Industries," • which were not only read ,with much interest, but were calculated to let persons, who live in one part of the district, know what is going on in the other parts. I purpose in my contributions to you, irregular though they may be, to give your readers a short account of our M .rwell industries, as there are several worth mentioning. To begin, I desire to give a " par" oa our cordial factory. This factory was established by Mr Howard Tonkyn, and operations in the facto'y were commenced on last r oing Day. Of course there was the stereotyled reason given for the establirnmrnt of a local factory-it was to supply a long felt want. But unlike many of the new ventures of the present day, Mr Tenkyn has been eminently successful, for. the want of good ' soft" dlinlks really existed. As the method of making arated brer ages, has a'ready been fully decribed in t...
RECEIPT & PAY OFFICE, TRARALGON. PAYMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
RECEIPT & PAY OFFICE, TRARALGON. PAYMENTS. ThABALGON.--Mt. Rout, Moe Free Library, H. Hampton, E. Camming, H. A. Daley, H. Harkin, S. Hambrook, J. Peterkin and Co., B. D. Tanner, B. Langford, J. Has. thorpe, H. Thompson. ROSEDALE.-J. Gillsenan (2), W. H. Spencer, T. Feely, S. Baker. MORWELL.-W. Champ, J. Hasthorpe, G. Milne, W. Bredin (2),: J. H. uckley. H. Bish. J. Chamberlain, J. T. Chamberlain, A.- Chamberlain, junr., J. Fitzpatrick, J. Gilfedder, J. Hopkins, F. North, R. O'Gor. man. GRANTS. R. N. Frost. T. Copeland, J. Fitzpatrick; R. Ferguson, G. Firmin (4), W. Gould, F. Handley, Rev. T. Mereer and- others, Jas. Mitchell, Jan. W'right, Jas, M'Donald, A. Nadenboasche (2),. Thos. Needham (4), 1R. Pratt, E Scarlett (2), W. Scarlett, R. G. Timbs, W. Thompson: W. Bourke, J. Eng lish, I. Mansfield, B. O'Meara. :LEASES. D. C. Archibald, G. Dare, G. Dawson, P Gorman, J. Geale, W. Hardy, J. N. Heesom, W. Murdoch, W. Smith, T. M1"lahon, Walter Marstin, L. PMatstin, W.' Moore, A. ...
THE ELECTRIC LIGHTING OF TRAINS IN GERMANY. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
THE'- .ELECTRIC ..LIGHT ING 'OF TRAINS 7IN, GERMANY. The railswayadmiristration at Frank. fort-on-the-MIain have recently re* peated some experiments on the light ing of trains by electr;city, which, sc cording to olir foreign exchanges, have been atterded by m. st satisfact ry re. sults. The experimental train ',was composed of a first, second, and 'third class carriage, and i luggage van, which contained a special colnpartmelit fr the dynamo and. accumulators. The dynamo was of the tleehring ty pe, and was driven by a suitable ar rangement of pulleys and belts from the asle of the wheels of thie vra,and at a velocity of 700 revolutions per, minute, when the' train was running at a speed of 18 to 42 miles an hour. When the train is' runnivrg atfull si eed, the lamps remaini it circuit. During the day the lamnpsare thrown out of circni', and the2is acciiulatorr are eharged by the dynacmo when the train is iii motion.. The'train was.lighted by 12 incan descent lamps, of which two wer...
MULTUM IN PARVO. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
MULTUM: IN PARVO. Mr. Clarke, sexton of the Amherst cemetery, has held that position for seventeen years, and during that time (says the "Talbot Leader") there have bren 1263 interments. Mr. P. O'Brien, of Hawthorn, the ":Argus" is informed, has .recently been the recipient of a Papal ordei of knighthood, in recognition of services rendered to theRoman Catholic Church in this colony. It is intended to have a review of the forces and sham fight on the 24th May, the birthday of Her Majesty the Queen. The Governor, as usual, will inspect the troops. M. Gicquel, who built the Arsenal of Foochow and was created a mandarin of high rank by the Chinese Govern. ment, lately died at Cannes. He and General Gordon were the' only Europeans who were authorised to wtar a peacock's feather in the cap, and a tunic of imperial yellow. It is the intention of the Govern. ment to have a bill drafted on the lines of the Lunacy report, and intro duced into Parliament during the approaching session. At Col...
CORRESPONDENCE. BOARDS OF ADVICE. (To the Editor of the Traralgon Record). [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
CORRESPONDENCE. BOARDS OF AD)VICE. (lb Ite Editor of Ithe5 arlgon .KerrdJ. SIe,-The ratepayers of the Central and Eastern Ridings of the Traralgon Shire wsill soon be called upon to elect five members to form the new Board of Advice recently created. There is one matter I wish to" bring before them before the election. Some time last year I wrote to the correspondent of the old board, requesting permission for the. Revs. Walker, Alday, and myself to give religious instruction in the Traralgon State School Some time in February or March of this year, the Board met and pssed a resolution refusing to grant the permission sought. Is this to the mind of the parents of the children attending the School named Let the ratepayers think this matter over and act on the day of the election, with prudenec and common sense. Yours, &c., J. G. WILSON. May 10th, 1886.
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. MELBOURNE. Monday, evening. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. (By wire: From our own Correspondent.) MELBOURNE. MotLdy, evening. A woman named Catherine Hogan has been burned to death at kchuce. She went to visit a neighbor named Price, but Mrs Price was out. It is supposed that Hogan sat by the fire, had a smoke, fell asleep, and a spark caught her clothes. A pipe and matches were found by her side. ,Ar Justice Webb took his seat in the Equity Court for the first time to day. There was a large muster of the plofessnoo present, and other judges were. represented. by their associates. Mr McDermott, as penior.member of the bar congratulated his honor. Later. At the quarterly meeting of the City Council, Ez.mayor Carter was presented with an illuminated address, very handsomely framed,acknowleding the valnable services he had rendered durine his term of office.. .A-benefit to Lees the champion boxer of Australia is to be given at the Lyceum. ball, to-night. Lees and ljewton will bue. Peter.:Heffertan .was.charged with assault...
THE JUVENILE'S CORNER. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
THE JUVENILE'S CORNER. In order to encourage our young readers we purpose giving them an occasional corner of our space, and invite them to participate in a Co~UsonDR CoxPrrmox, Open to all School children within the Shire of Traralgon. The subject will be, Tax ScHooLarArt'e CA.a. Of which' many of h our young friends will be able to speak feelingly. COnmd?ToNLs. Each competitor must send Name, Age, Address' arid'aiiime of Scbool attended. : More than one conundrum may be sent by anly competitor. Each conundrum must be the bons .fide production of the child sending All answers most be addressed to "The . Editor," "Record". office Traralgon, on or before the 1st May next. The successful ones will 'be pub lished on May 14th. The first prize.will be five shillings; or, If desired, its value in books; second prize, 2a 6d.
PRINCE BISMARCK'S ORATORY. [Newspaper Article] — Traralgon Record — 11 May 1886
.'PRINCE.BISMAR(ujgy ORATORY. STrhe :Hambtirger' correspondent writing ot he power of Pritne Bi. marck as'an orator'gives a thought?', stildy:of his rlietorical style. All speaker, we era told Prince Bihmab~is happiest wheri'lie speaks iunprepared He ie worst whien as lie speaks he 'ru mages among"diplomatic popen,. ll knows, how.ever,' when to.break thi tediaimby ' biting interpolation,ad in the driest svile of documlet to ionto duice a rrefreshing arabesque ofhirow Bismarek' a voice is not very fexible comprising no great scale of tone; It doe'ds' nt haoctly 'ouiid like twood; ba at the sameO ~ihe, the tone is not that of wheicl-souid'ing metal. ]is made od expres.ion is'iadically d fltiet frot that of the ordinary- Parliament~i speaker. According with his reals politics-working with fix-d' dim a practical means, lhe chooses word, wpich appeal direct to' tlihe ind, an where ten other speskirs would elect to deal with the abstract he mlaokes e of words which picture somethiog to th...