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[?] From the London Times. October 10. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
TTATTTT A VT» 1WniYBVDIO' Sfnr.PTlf»TSM TtVnm tlíO T.n-nrirkti Time* Ctntnhpr IO. j. luui wo uuuuuu * tin«, vt/uvuu ,&\s. There have seldom been two such "oon siliences," or two clouds of " molecules " inter acting with such harmonious force and happy effect, as the solemn declaration left by M. Ouizot and Professor Pritchards paper read at ' Brighton on Thursday. They both show that combination of faith and fearlessness which leads to the grandest conceptions, "and the firmest-indeed, the only really firm and solid -convictions. In both these papers, though the one is an exhaustive survey and the other brief as a creed, we read the history of a battle which has now been raging for a century. . . . Professor Pritchard began by clearly stating, and discussing as fully as the very brief limit of time allowed, the new philosophy of certain atoms containing, as they were, the potential» ity of the entire creation, material, moral, spiritual, or what not, and resulting after long...
CHAMPION BAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
CHAMPION BAY. The Tengoy, from Middleton, loaded with railway iron and plant, anchored at Champion Bay on Tuesday, 15th, about 4 p.m. She is 108 days out, and chartered hence by way of Rangoon, to load with rice. Coming down the channel one of the sailors was lost overboard. Mr, Taylor, a gentleman from Viatoria, has heen oat on an exploring expedition, ac- companied by Mr. T. Little, The route was east from the Bay, and thence to the «ountry on the head of the Murchison, close to the tracks of Forrest's party. Mr. Taylor-no mean judge-reporta that this has been an unusually dry season, but that the country he has seen is equal to the very best in Victoria ; indeed, from his description, which haB the ad- vantage of being both practical and reliable, it bespeaks a new era in the squatting industry hitherto unknown in Western Australia. Harvest is now general, and' the crop of wheat a fair average. Barley »ill not turn out so well as anticipated. i Victoria, December 17,1874.
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
Valuable Estates at Perth» Fremantle, Northam, and the Muriray. THE following VALUABLE PRO. ' PERTIES will be offered FOR Sllrlil by Public Auction by MESSRS. L. SAffSON & SON, At the United Service Hotel, Perth, on WEDNESDAY, the 6th day of JANU- ARY, 1875, at eleven o'clock precisely, unless previously disposed of by pri- vate contract, of which notice will be given - LOT 1. All that estate called MOKINE, late the property of T. R. C. Walters, Esq., deceased, situate near Northam, and now neld by Mr. Henry Leeder as yearly tenant (the tenancy expiring on 1st March, 1875), being Avon Location el, Avon Location 16, and Avon Location 49 ; comprising, according to the deeds of grant by the Crown, 8,150 acres more or less of freehold land of excellent qual- ity, with farm-house, stables, and out- buildings. The threshing*machine and horse-corn mill on these premises, not now set up, may be taken by the pur- chaser at a valuation in the usual way, or will be put up for sale befo...
MAIL NOTICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
MAIL NOTICE. Mails for transmission by Coasting Mail Steamer for Europe, India, Cape ot Good Hope &c. ; the Australian Colonies, New Zealand, and Tasmania will close as under . At the General Post Office, Perth, on Tues- day. December 29th, at 11 a.m. At Geraldton, Champion Bay, on Saturday, December 26th, .at 5 p.m. At Fremantle, on Tuesday, Dec. 29th, at 2 p.m. At Bunbury, on Wednesday, Dec. 30fch, at 9 a.m. At Busselton, on Wednesday, Dec. 30th, at 2 p.m. ,At the General Post Office, Perth :-Money Orders for transmission by the above convey- ance will be issued on the United Kingdom, the Australian Colonies, New Zealand and Tasmania, up to 11 a.m. on Saturday, the 26bh December. Letters for Registration must be posted one hour before the closing of the Mails. Late Letters, on payment of a fee of 6d., may be posted one hour before the closing of the Mails.
HOLLOWAYS PILLS. TO THE EDITOR OF " THE ARGUS." [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
HOLLOWAYS PILLS TO THE EDITOR OP " THE ABQUS Sir,-Permit me through the medium of your valuable journal to waru and to direct the attention of the public to a gross outrage which is being perpetrated in the shape of spurious imitations of Holloway's Pills and Ointment, which are being vended as the genuine article. Detectives are at work endeavouring to discover the originators of the fraud. As yet they have been unsuccessful, though it has been pretty well ascer- tained that the said imitation is manu- factured in the colony, and is not imported. The spurious resemble the genuine articles only in external appear- ance and the manner in which packed up. I have had both the pills and the ointment analysed, and find that the ills contain opium in a rather excessive, degree, but the ointment is simply lard with a slight trace of turpentine. To distinguish the genuine .from the false, look at the pamphlet which accompanies each box and pot, and see if the words " Holloway's Pills and Oi...
PERTH POLICE COURT. (Before E. W. Landor, Esq., P.M.) FRIDAY. DEC. 11. 1874. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
PERTH POLICE COURT. (Before E. W. Landor, Esq., P.M.) FRIDAY, DEC. 11, 1874. JOHN HOLE, an expiree, and SARAH BROWN, married woman, board and lodginghousekeeper, Murray Street, were brought up in custody, charged with stealing from the person of Thomas Evans, at the " Horse and Groom Hotel," a sum of money amounting to about £3. Mr. Howell defended the prisoners. Thomas Evans, upon being sworn, said—I formerly was living with Mr. Thomas Wilding, at Northam, but am now in the service of Mr. Scrivener. I came to Perth for some lotion for my eyes. I went to the Horse and Groom and had a glass or two of drink in the tap room. Shortly afterwards the two prisoners &nbsp; came in, and asked me what I was going to stand, at the same time inviting me to go with them, into the parlor, which I did, and paid for half a pint of brandy and some ginger beer. I paid for it out of a little bag I kept my money in, and replaced it in my waistcoat pocket, and buttoned my coat afterwards. After ...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
Victoria Plains Hoads Board. THE Annual Meetin a for the election í of- three members will be held at Glentromie, Victoria Plains, on Saturday, the 26th December, at noon. DONALD MCPHERSON, Chairman. Geraldton Roads Board. THE Animal Meeting for the election of three members will be held in the Town Hall. Geraldton, at noon on Saturday, the 26th December, 1874, for the election of. members to supply the place of those retiring by rotation; but are eligible for re-election. CHARLES CROWTHER, Chairman. Geraldton, 27 November, 1874. ~ AT LAST The G-reat Desideratum oí the District Obtained-^ A CJheap Store ! ! ! CHAS. S. MONGER, Newcastle, has just received, ex CLEOPATRA, ROYAL MAIL STEAMER, and other recent arrivals, a most splendid assort- ment of goods adapted to the coming season, and which he is now offering for Bale at prices which do, and will continue to, defy competition. A most liberal discount allowed for cash. All marketable produce taken in pay- ment. C. S. MONGER. Newcast...
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
Sz> I) í p p i n g JtntelUgeiice. ARRIVALS. December 15.-May, 26 tons, H. Makalls, from the Irwin. Cargo-13 bags bran, 83 do. barley, 15 do, flour, 65 do. wheat, 4 do. wool, 33 bdls. bags, 1 coffee mill, 5 tierces fat. Dec. 17.-Sea Kipple, barquetine, 187 tons, J. Nash, from Mauritius. 'Passengers-Mrs. Nash and child. J. & W. Bateman, agents. Dec. l8.-Rosette, 68 toas, Vincent, from Champion Bay. Cargo-309 bags barley, 27 do. nour, 82 do. wheat, 2 bales kangaroo skins. 9 hides, 2 casks pork, l8 bales wool. Dec. 21.-Dania, 25 tous, Johnson, from Vasse. Cargo-124 tons potatoes, 15 kegs butter, 4 loads timber, 50 hides. SAILED. December 15.-Georgette, s.S., 211 tons, Gordon McKinnon, for Champion Bay. Pas- sengers-in cabin: Miss Pope, Mrs. Burt, Master Burt, Mr. and Miss Woodman, Miss King, Mrs. Victor, M. Beurteaux, Mr. Pollock, Mr. A. H. DuBoulay, Misses Gray (2), Rev. T. C. Laurance, and Master Laurance ; steerage : W.Fann, J, Wilson/B. Greenland, J. J. Wil- son, W. Huckl...
Local and General. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
LOCAL AND GENERAL &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; WE are authorised to state that, although at the recent assembling of the parents and friends of the pupils at the school of Mr. G. A. Letch, great satisfaction was expressed at the works of the pupils' drawings, maps, &c, which were then exhibited for their inspection, there was no examination, Mr. Letch having concluded that the effect of the late epidemic on the strength of some of the pupils rendered it undesirable ; and we are glad to be informed that the Central Board of Education has, for the same reason, delayed the examination in the public schools till Easter. RECKLESS DRIVING.-A man named Delowry, from Fremantle, was charged before the presid- ing magistrate at the City Police Court a few days ago with furious driving in the public streets. Corporal Connell, who took him into custody, said the reckless manner in which the accused drove his trap, sometimes on the main road and sometimes on the footpath,...
CHRISTMAS CONTRASTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
CHRISTMAS CONTRASTS. CHRISTMAS, as the old "carol says, comes but once a year, but its return bringa .vith it mental visions of the " Loves, friendships, hopes, and dear remembr- ances" of the past, as well as the joyful realization of those that are present ; and if the past is presented to the mind's eye by some sombre tints and d«ep sha lows, as hosv can it be otherwise in the retro speet of human life, aud if uncertainties for the futui'e temper present joys ; in the faith which on that day we celubrate, Christians can find unalloyed pleasure, and Cliristmas-day, as it has always been, so it must ever be, jpar excellence, a day of rejoicing to be marked, as it has customarily been, by such outward signs of the iuward joy, as the circumstances of time and place make possible and be- coming. In the retrospect of but a few years some strong Christmas contrasts resulting from those causes, rise up vividly before us. It is a bright day of midsummer in the southern tropic, and the sun...
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 25 December 1874
S. S. "GEORGETTE" SAILS from Champion Bay every 4th MONDAY, under contract with the Government, to convey English and Co- lonial mails to and from Albany. Pas- sengers will please note the postal time- tables, for the departure of the boat from the different ports. CONNOR & McKAY. j August 8,1874. I F1KST WOOL. SHIP FOU LONDON, THE well-known A 1 clipper barque " FITZROY," _,Capt. Marsh, 573 tons, will sail tor London on or about the 1st Janu- ary next. Splendid accommodation for passen- gers. For freight or passage, apply |o GEO. SHENTON, Agent. Capt. Marsh will not be responsible for any debts contracted by his crew without his written authority. Fremantle, September l8, 1874. For Loudon Direct (Calling at Champion, Bay and Bunbury.) I pHE fine new I »arque L CHARLOTTE PAD- BURY, Al for 13 years, 658 _»tons register, C. J. Harris, commander, has very superior cabin ac- commodation, and intending passengers are invited to inspect her. She wilHeave Fremantle the first week i...
THE PRINCIPLES OF SHEEP BREEDING. (From the journal of the agricultural society of New South Wales.) [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
THE PEINCIPLES OF SHEEP BREEDING. (From the journal of the agricultural society of New South Wales.) At the monthly meeting of the Agri- cultural Society of New South Wales, on 7th inst., Mr. ß. L. Jenkins in the chair, Mr. W. P. Gordon read the following paper on " The principles that should guide breeders and graziers of sheep for long wool and mutton" : " Gentlemen,-In the following re- marks I fear you will not find much ori- ginality or great depth. I offer them with the wish to promote the objects of this useful society, thinking that the sub- ject is one on which many residents of this colony are seeking for information. " First, I would take exception to the use of the term coarse wool a3 meaning inferior. We are apt to be influenced (perhaps insensibly) by a term which is one of reproach, or at least anything but one of praise when applied to the merino ; and though tho wool of the various breeds of English sheep is coarse by com- parison, yet much of it lias qualities whic...
TOODYAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
TOODYAY. An unusual amount of damage has been done by bush lires tor this early season of the year, and more than one homestead has already been devastated, to say nothing of standing and threshed corn and paddock fencing and feed that have been destroyed. Red rust has happily this year been almost unknown in these distiiccs, bub bush fires are uufortunately doing more than the ordinary work, traceable, I believe, in almost all instances, to the reckless use ot the common lucifer matches. On Monday last, the 21st instant, the York Union and the Newcastle Clubs played a friendly cricket match on the Nortiiam ground. The rival clubs met at about 10 a.m., then the Newcastle eleven went to the wickets, and obtained a very creditable score of more than 80. The York men then took the bats, and scored upwards of 146. The players afterwards adjourned to a shed on the ground where an excellent luncheon was prepared by Host Hasleby, and done ample justice to. The New- castle eleven went a sec...
By Electric Telegraph. ALBANY, (Dec. 28, 1875.) [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
By Electric Telegraph.. ALBANY, (Dec. 28,1875.) Governor arrived Albany, last night, having visited Blackwood, Warren, Gordon and Eti cup. First Post Eucla Line to be planted on Friday, public lunch afterwards, ball evening.
The Western Australian Times. SOLUM NON MUTAT GENUS. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 29, 1874. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
% Ataftent Sustraían Simes. SOIIUM NON MUTAT GENUS. TUE^PAYT^OM^RB29/1874. OUR last issue for the present year af- fords the proper opportunity to inforn? our readers of the arrangements we have made for their benefit for the year ensu ing. Our local correspondence is noir organized so as to secure regular and particular accounts of events " occurring in the colony, as well as in Australia generally, and so far as space oan be found in our columns, we purpose to pre- sent them to our readers weekly and monthly. We also purpose to publish the regular prices current of produce, stock 0$ imported merchandize, with meteorological records from all places in the*colony from which they:may be avail- able, and in order to make more room in our columns for these and other import- ant matter, to exclude a class of adver« tisements, which we have been under obligation to publish during the past year, and which we believe to be un« suited for.our readers. - - We trust that this will be accepted...
ASSAY OFFICE. Pyrites Reduction Works, Thames New Zealand, Oct. 19th, 1874. The Hon. MALCOLM FRASER, Surveyor General, Western Australia. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
ASSAY OFFICE. Pyrites Reduction Works, Thames New Zealand, Oct. 19th, 1874. The Hon. MALCOLM FBASEB, Surveyor General, Western Australia. SIB.-I beg to forward the result of Assays of Lead Oie, &c" from Western Australia, kindly sent me last June. I should have sent results before, but have been absent from the Thames. I send descriptions of samples num- bered as sent to me with results attached. No. 1. Lead Ore, Western Australia. From the outcrop of lodes on the North West Coast, country much disturbed, associated with auri- ferous copper. Result of Assay, Lead 64 per cent. Silver, 24oz lOdr. Ogr.; Gold,19dr. 14gr. per ton of Oie. No. 2. Lead Ore, Western Australia. From the Outcrop of lodes on the North West Coast, country much disturbed, associated with auri- ferous copper. Result : there is no lead or copper in this sample. It is a rich Iron Ore. No. 3. Lead Ore, Western Australia. From the Geraldine Mine on the Murchison River, a load running in some twelve Í12) feet w...
MAIL NOTICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
MAIL NOTICE. Mails for transmission by Coasting Mail Steamer for Europe, India,-Cape of Good Hope &c. ; the Australian Colonies, New Zealand, and Tasmania will close as under . At the General Post Office Perth, on Tues- day. December 29th, at 11 a.m. At Geraldton, Champion Bay, on Saturday, December 26th, at 5 p.m. At Fremantle, on Tuesday, Dec. 29th, at 2 p.m. At Bunbury, on Wednesday, Dec. 30th, at 9 a.m. At Busselton, on Wednesday, Dec. 30th, at 2 p.m. At the General Post Office, Perth:-Money Orders for transmission by the above convey- ance will be issued on the United Kingdom, the Australian Colonies, New Zealand and Tasmania, up to 11 a.m. on Saturday, the 26th December. Letters for Registration must be posted one hour before the closng of the Mails. Late Letters, on payment of a fee of 6d., may be posted one hour before the closing of the Mails.
Classified Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Australian Times — 29 December 1874
Perth Turf Club. ANNUAL MEETING. Thursday and Friday 4:th and öth February, 1875. PROGRAMME: FIRST DAY. Maiden Plato ..£70 Town Plate . 40 Settler's Stakes . 35 Ladies* Purse . 30 SECOND DAY. Weat Australian Derby for 7 ^Q 3 years old . 5 Selling Race . ... 20 Queen's Plate .100 Hack ... ... ... ...* ?*. S. H. PARKER, Hon. Secretary. AT LA.ST The G-reat Desideratum oí the District Obtained A Cheap Store ! ! ! CHAS. S. MONGER, Newcastle, has just received, ex CLEOPATRA, ROYAL MAIL STEAMER, and other recent arrivals, a most splendid assort- ment of goods adapted to the coming season, and which he is now offering for sale at prices which do, and will continue to, defy competition. A most liberal discount allowed for cash. AU marketable produce taken in pay- ment. C. S. MONGER. Newcastle, October 21 1874. T. B. GUEST & Co, Steam Biscuit Manufacturers, MELBOURNE, obtained the following awards at the following Exhibitions, for the superiority of their Fancy Biscuits, viz. : 1870, ...