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COLLINGWOOD, FRIDAY, JULY 2. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

COLLINGWOOD, FnIDAY, J?LY 2. Before Meessrs. Walker (Mayor), Endo, Bowring, and W. Kidney. Police v. Griffin.--In this oneo John Griffin was fined 2s. (d., for' driving a cart without either name or number upon it, on the Northcoto road. Ideom v. Hayes,--A Nort hoot publicin, named Denis Hlayes, was charged with obstructing the publio street, by leaving a dray across it, on the evening of the 2Ith ultimo. Dismissed with a caution, it appearing that the cart had boon mis. ehiovously removed by larrikins. Nineteen summonses against owners of unregistered dogs were disposed of by the bench. John Wood and Son v. Thomas Purvis. The defendant was a publican, keeping the White hlorso Tavern, at Nunawdmhng, and he had obtained goods to the vallu of .£20 odd from the plaintilff A wlarlint of distress had boon issued against defeundant when goods to the amount of £70( or .90) wee oon the promises, but a horse and dray had boon removed to his father's ouse,. 1Io haul sold some cows last April ...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LOCAL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

'lq:4,i , 'LOCAL"'I'1'E?rS1"r " " i .I We are requested to call the' n of iiur'readers't4 the gl:+'rtiseehetit in thor columi, refer'ring 'to' the' Rev. A? Grdit's Lecture, on: Candles, which will. take place on Tuesday evening next, at the, George street PBatist Church; .,!The., Consel-Generl .and .lady,', of ,the ,United States, will be at home, in'Hqth.m street,' East Melbourzie; betweein' two and five b'olook, to receive 'visitors, iii'com'fine moration' of the declaration iof knmericai Independence. ' ,:Somebody flung the carcase of a piglihto the very centre of ,Gold street north, last Wednesday morning. The .riglit, eye,p? pented the appearance of having been gouged out, and the body was in an 'sid 'anced state of putrefaction.i ' ';' I 'Meri Shoe'' blerk'for' tbe ibenich"?b' ?tt FitzrOy and'Cbllingwood, was?'dngtg6igeil. Tuesday with the ComrdissidnersTof Ahdit, and .his desk, at the Collingwood,Po ioo Court, on that date, was occupied by Sergeant Fenton, who appeared'to dis...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COUNCILS. COLLINGWOOD, JUNE 30TH, 1875. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

vurrtr ',: r .!COUNCILS.: .;COLLINGWOOD, JUNE 80Th, 1875. oPresent at i the ,last 'ordinary !meeting of the aI ov,e. . council--The! ,Mayor . (Cr. W..al.), in ?lie. chair;;Crs. Eade, Dehnert, Kidneyo, Wright, Morgan, H9lIand, Smith, ,,..: ,i.. ý '11 , 'bORBEomONDPNez. ' 1,,Mr..Armnitage, Reilly street; asked for p.pmLnsento plant 'treei in front of his prqmases. Referred loPublic Works Com ittedi.d 'Surveyor. Mr.' Wdlkor W'aaited '?eriisisioni to put down paten'tvpaddment- in front of his promises,- Hoddlo ind.Reilly streets. He would do,the work pn,the usual coqditions. "'Mre W.:Brown, Eiizabet' stret, objected to 'the demarid 'of'the Cbuncil for rates 'bii land in Gipps'+streett And Liverpool street. Iq also;i putled that,,the, last' notice, !bhe recived,?~s hefirs he, had heard of his owing 'tiirtein 'years' "rate's, 'He was in formed' 'thlid rocddi~g" 'now initiated would be 'enforced. ':': ''' .: The Richmoind. Connbil after a slight amendment, agreed with,the 'suggestion'of tl...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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OLLA PODRIDA. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

;- ; LL4k ,PODaIDA. , , >:r', r AnlAoademj3:of'llusiouis tieizi' for.mediat ,The barque Corrido,. laden with i850; tonie of wheat from Newcaaatle,)o Ad toAqelaile, is wroked ?a th. Flierp. . ,TwRn phoqbosat ~tgregower, have . child has ,ied in.th9 ..}}opital at Saje th'rugh '?aliowinte', hook' "of a lady's dress. "" Theland twenty-flu m1 from Ingle wood is'three feet iidewtri:':r " ' : Theiedricains woa ti~r'ifem;'iato in irolimnd'by'thirty.-fldefiiiiotie? .'" "''''' ''tMa~doidad ni'atid e rl'd e's t t? Sandhnrsti t'theatti' 'ias 1bd2bh:tiresti"dfor, "The r'riohlon :iivi' lj'as oveAdfi*ed"'its banks., ,ri',. ,i , +, ' .,. irn :1o ; .,1!1l:17 h i ntl I"I .'rJohn H:Eley, 'of Sydney, is tiflsbventl,' - 1 "Meaires tardz bethg hdipt' dfor'-~iikiLiig the oityof'Adelaide.' .-w,'fr " ,ti .t r d : , '1Starlke's' ine"'at iPahder i n, ' iii the Northrn 'Terrifory,.vi7eiexjedtediýto,yield tgepty ounces tptheton.,,.; ;;.. a* fIni t . l.m an nanhedMioil has died a Win'dsor, 1 ir.g~,gqdr d lyea...

Publication Title: Mercury
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

b I ýT ? ? f?87AL f LIMITED:,i i)' COMMRCI AL .BANK .,,ORIL!.JNGCWOOD BRANGCHF : The businesid of this branch l i now d6n . i drited ii the NIW PREM ISES, ,` , D. .D'ThT TOWLE,'" ,'?i;TNI?GWOOD. PO. DRETTE. '(uanot .registered. Nominal Capital, £7000. In 7000 shares of One pound.. Payments- 2s.t6d. on,application, 6s.'on allotment, and liable.,to ,clls of 2s.r 6d. per month as may be required. , ' . ,Pespeetuses,'testimonials,'and rules may oeo ha a thQ 9ffice,; ver No. . Collins street, eas't I Thib company ie'fbrined'tb o.oj"it bp' in the'abovd district tlhe patented process of Messrs. Hesse and Rummel, for disposing of- and utilii giariniial.~io retaas night sol.&C, for. the towns of,Collingw.ood-and ý ?a 45dqdr 'a. contraot with thebooall bune nd.a leasefrom the Orowvm ,Ten dersh 1tblelii'iicoepe 8 'fbr t6'woiks) ýI'here are a few more shared still' foi sale. .. . IEPATENP , GIFPOSITION PAV IENEIli'?y.;, .a. ? , -(Limited) .. , Q'fEPIERD' PO00ESS' olainl'the path ", rona...

Publication Title: Mercury
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

WINTER DRAPERY I aWt inow offering an unusually large lXCGELLENT GOODS, SSuited for the present weather. : . The Dress Department is fully supplied : Carpete, ditto. BLANKETS & FLANNELS I offer F3oolong Blankets, most excellent, fine wool, and not by' any nicans high in rice, I offer'Ballarat Flannel, well.shrunk, betor value than the imported article. 1MOURNING. GOODS S EXTRA CHEAP. Crape, Eugklish' and French; Black Merinoes and Barathias; Black Russell Cord; Black Lustres, &o:&dco. BLACK KID GLOVES, 5ystexd, Josephine, Francie Clia, of Tarls, and other good Gloves, at se. per pair. MOURNING BONNETS AND HATS, A very renonable prices. MARK FOY9 COLLINGWOOD. ,'r.G. ,ANSELL,. 98 8 IMP8ON'8 ROAD, North R/ohmond. Ladies'' and Gentlemen's Boots made to o, Stoc? of English andColonial Boots on e1 hepairs neatly and cheaply dope THOMAS SMITH, WHobLnsAL BOOT ,,F0OE MANUFACTURER, ýS sa d1116 at,, Collhýgwood 4s k andI the ,Trade suppliled at the lowest prices. MISS M...

Publication Title: Mercury
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INSCRIPTION ON THE ROCKS OF THE SINAITIC DESERT—THEIR TESTIMONY TO THE TRUTH OF GOD. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

IN8RIt2DIONi ON,:ETE, ROCKS .n-rrs r ' Y f't l io littibilbtti s';P ad$'i "r i r 'igreiS 'remarao for i ext rn, stlisiby"it"'iha"1tFdeds' 4it 'lb ilthb''ll6'af ,aolyiSoilpturoi i'Etdifek'~,btd th'Ltithl 'abot$iqdbun Godpis eohfoundingithetn ytbgi voiarglf antiqaity. I,?Notopl Moab Ire affording testimony, co9v vit i'he acts o.df ;Scripture; .but very s61 "?idf' Siii :'aboidd 'With ih scriptiongs! written"' ht hreiitl y by ' thh Israeiites theinselves,.'recording rpany ofi thleireat,transactiobs which occurred duripg tei?r ,gojour. in,thq.acegrt,<,, . In the val!.eysandh hill?which !branllh firi t bhe. bas?f w?at is usually. re garded as Modit $iinSi, and rniii t!wrds the ibrtlJcvest to the 'viciiiify of 'thli eastern 'shore; of. thel Isthmus '6f iSuei; there, are..inearlptionse.oni the -acks rt within about half,a: day,'g.jogrnpy, f the coast.;" 'Tiiere, are similar~js erqipr tions In great' numbers on Monnt Serl?in lying td' tho'soiidti of the'ahbbo routes, and'in soine'...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

.'.tlu 'ildi rfl ' i«« " nj<| vnII ' ',j ;.Il "f|.i.. n. dif,4TA..'l . a .AtOrt .en, ta.1 , I .!ilJ P'.* *,.,viC? L A ; ilK.,l i-a u n,,i -li)AJ +. 1A9ls1P and;ltail .,.. 1,i .,(| GROCER & PROVISION MERCHANT1 ,,,il6itBr4 iswICK (st'., dIzzftI'OZ:' Pish'hBtter 'idd Eggs idailyj. Fmiiifils lh'i.ui,,lt walted.'on:for'ordo ..li:'0' r 'l "" 'y--'))..... !i'lW -- - --- - "' -!' '. u Steam lOutlery,, Works,,; 225. 1ir,227 uI1i ,mBrunswwhck;,lt4.,F ititroy'...,wr "\ «dJ4-.(<HA;YSON>-. & "SW0.8 i II'1ESBI G?rinders, EngjneelmTaid PTol ,kffE|SJQrEqi Scis.BOrp, KIiYepoSlhewt' n'l')pl oevery description eround and at. llis dtinad tbos cleancd A d brdhi pu icttUly 'atteddbi'to:''" i, . , NWOODI Z ANW,DALVANIZE-D .IRR?? ,.1m § OL&LAMP DEPOk I 1 Tiplh ??,sath-makeI; ! RIBM -paBUSWICGLSTiF-T/ZROYy:. ' *(^V.. 9( y;().. <»( jfetor Streqq.;,' i i(.r( r otf. , a We -A p d too ofo' tin~g',?idgin ; 'Pi nd;Wat'di;'eadd, Sidb~i chminneyViPotseBjdt...

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THE MACDERMOTTS OF BALLYBANE, AN IRISH STORY OF REAL LIFE. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

T,:L$,.1 MA,CD EoRM,O T:T S;,i OiF BALLYBANE, AN IRISH STORY OF nr?tALLIFE. Darby, MaDermott, grew iup to be a fine hifdsosoie'ba, 'fi s? aeid f'reinost in 'every' nisahief 'the 'llige "coiild 7affdrd;' and iat It'venty jyears'of age 'got :transported:for seven:years foritreason ,f ony,,aºS , -hel,,had4taken an act?yet part i ,thq,reb~jlioq q¬ 1848. ,,Julia was ap idle, carqlps girl, who spent her time in gosApiing i thie neighbour s h'ouse, iiAtthad 'of tfiking" iire 'f Iher=! fath'i;Y'" ealkki "heljl'e s" old i'nan,; 'whb iltbiled' early ,and-frlate" ttiyi.ing to, keep d.',roof: ioer,l,hlis ,,,leanJ All 1his ,.wreteh.ll ~hnme IIhad turd. o?padly. ,h . n in hm.te rindote a tigh rorwprd, thonest mlan. 1.oy e all, , ,barpletely- broke Ihitn'd'dkn,::aidl'lile 'took tp'Phis, bod, :bnly .wislhing?und ,wating,,.to, die,: ,qt'er the; cleso,'lit's Iw?n'as curse,', he would mpan (9r.hqurg, I la4? wio€w lthou'i, a ,l Q, n.,' even a otil o i water. 'aSure mt 'MAdDen iott's 'sufferltig vas,4 e...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LANG TAM TAMSON. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

"'And now -mbtlier, sas ,after tellthy k& is gpb;' v 'y iikit? just let me pu9t,) ?l~lnket.ot, 1un wu,: for now that it's daylight I can wSe. fine through the water, and I'll carry 'you up tq the farm, - qnd hen.'ll come back bereiand trº i6-put things o' rights as far as I can.' Wdell, nid&h, she ~wartht wor> OptewitE1fdghtý^and talmi %Tog thee, thiat/she dinn& object; so off,, set lwith, hers .my! legs: feelibg very queer and shaky at first. I' lihd' much ado to get the door opened, and afterward"s to sli.t it, to keep our.,bits of things frona saUiing out; butiall the time my ~ioteir 4lang like,'s-cat to my back. Quch:a sight as thelTivie was! It was runiaip like a mill lade, and just covered ;witi' things, that it had carried offtprgeiisouously, whiclh showed that our ineighbours up the water must have sufl'reed:worse than ourselves. I stachered; on: as best I could; and as my road lay pup .the brae every step brought me into shallower water. No' a'uou...

Publication Title: Mercury
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POLICE. FITZROY—MONDAY, JUNE 28TH. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

POLICE. FITZROY--MONDAY, JUNE 28TH. Before Messrs. T. Kidney, Kneen (Mayor), Woodhead, and Hackett. Charles Wright and Christopher Johnson were severally fined for drunkenness. John Williams, charged with creating a disturbance, at 9.40 a.m. on Sunday, at rear of the of the omnibus stables, in Fitzroy street. Prisoner pleaded guilty to having been drunk, and was sentenced to three months' imprisonment. George Young was charged with assault ing the police in the execution of their duty. Prisoner was proved to having assaulted Constable Lovey, shortly after he had arrested the last-mentioned prisoner. Senior-constable Maguire proved that he distinctly saw the prisoner deliberately strike a man named McCarthy, and knock him down. He was sentenced to three months' imprisonment with hard labor, and McCarthy, who had taken a prominent part in the disturbance, was committed for one month. Samuel Thompson, for drunkenness, was discharged. Sarah Wignill was charged with having been intoxicat...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WAIFS AND STRAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

? WAIFS 'AND STRAYS. Six ý~is MoOLCLLQpo deolared, publicly, some four. or five years ago, that there were about 80,000 ignorant, vicious anid neglected children in Victorla; whereas, if we rightly com prehend the intention' of the new system of, public instruction, recently adopted in this'colony, it wa ,introduced for the purpose of ameliorating so flagrant a social'calamity. But, experi. ence certifies that the object, originally contemplated by the authori of that policy,' has not been attained. The State Schools. of the country, the majority of which possess accommoda. tion far in excess of their present aggregate attendances, are now in danger of being exclusively monopolized by the identioal class of pupils for whose especial benefit they were never designed; while the destitute,.and the vagrant classes are aparently precluded from participating in those bounties of the State which, were originally pro posed to be dispensed or exercised for their good. Compulsory clauses weie...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SATURDAY, JULY 3, 1875. MEDICAL ADVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 3 July 1875

SATURtDAY, JULY 3, 1875. MEDICAL ADVIOE, The emporor of China pays his court physician, only .so long as his celestial mTjesty oeljoys poerflct health; for no soonor is ho attnacked by sickness than the doctor's fees are Instantly discon tinuod, In consequence of this wiso plan,;the Chinese em'eror'enjoys toler able good health, and is exempted from that odious system of perpetual dosing, which iis so familiar to us red bristled barbarians... A somewhat similar policy istadopted by the' Sicilian government, with' respect to the 'police depdttmeit; for, the pay of'the coiistables is 'alvays suspended, upon the commlmionu of any crime ;in the.comnmunity; neither is the allowance resumed,' until, ,the ' per •petrator of. any outrage is. detected; and this principle has the' effect of, not only fi Cilititting the iadministration "of justic, 'by encouraging a prompt arrest of an. offender,,byt it operates effectually in .sharpening .the .wits! of ,the 'police, who are', sesible of the fa...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE NATIONAL MUSEUM. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

THE NATIONAL MUSEULM.' T'HERla are few places of more genuine interest, either to,the,pleasure seeker or, to the stuldnt, thilian the Nationild M tdsBdm iin' i?co'iiiectioi"' with 'our Unii'erBity, 'at' North 'Melbouirhe. On: the western side of the.building,,is .the skeleton .of..-an...Australian whale, 90 feet long, which was cap tured outside"'Pt Pl?illip 'Heads, in iugut; 1860' The'hiidritloio'is very neirly, effacied . 1' ili :actioi" of 'the weather and the ravages of time,, and, it would be a great boon, were another one: substituthd. In' 'the grrounds, frontiig'' the 'eastern i'ide" of the University, is' a' capacious lagoon studded with islands, :.boit' the surface of. which 'there' are some 'ducks' and ivater'fowl disporting theniselves with. out molestation. ' Entering the build ing by; the central eastern .door, .the visitor cannot fail' to notice a msnsive imetite , i'" wlildh""As ":foitid"' ' boudt three, miiiles f:r n,the fatimoua?,oni weiglh ing .fourteen .-tons,: ff...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARY RUSSELL MITFORD. ST. JAMES'S MAGAZINE. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

MARY RUSSELL MITFORD. ST. JAM.ES'S MAGAZINE. Miss Mitford was "a hidy of the old school," and had a horror of modern French romances, and most of the fashionable English novelists, into the bargain. They were not to be com pared to Miss Ferrier, Miss Austin, Miss Edgeworth, and Mrs. InchbalIl. Nor are they in many respects-always excepting some of the great writers, such as Geoige Sand and Victor Hugo. But Miss Mitford shook her head even at those writers. True, she was of large sympathies intellectially , and "no prude," but she shrank from the mere mention of the names of Fouriuor and Robert Owen, and in fact from every writer who seemed to be' ufider mining the existing condition of society in its religious and moral convention alities, its habits, customs, and manners. Moreover, she was a "country lady," and if she caught any author growing a snowdrop and crocus at the wrong time of the year, he' never recovered a good place in her memory. On a certain occasion she had been spea...

Publication Title: Mercury
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

TOWN OF FITZROY. NOTICE is hereby given that I have appointed Friday, the sixteenth day of July, 1875, at Ten o'clock a m., for holding a Revision Court, at the Court house, Fitzroy, to consider all claims for insertion in the Burgess List and objections to names or number of votes appearing therein, which' have been given or sent to the Town Clerk, Town Hall, Fitzroy, on or before the seventh day of July, 1875, as directed by the Local Government Act, 1874. HUGH KNEEN, J.P., Mayor. Town Clerk's office, Fitzroy, 8th July, 1875. TOWN OF FITZROY. j OTICE is hereby given, that it is the in tention of the Council of the Town of Fitzroy, at their ordinary meeting, to be hold in the Council Chamber, in the Town Hall, Napierstreet, on Wednesday, the 21st July, 1875, at 7 o'clock p.m., to fix the per manent levels of the following streets, viz.: ALFRED CRESCENT (between St. George's road and Forgie street), BEST STREET, and FERGIE STREET, As shown on plans approved by the Council, and which...

Publication Title: Mercury
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DINNER IN THE DESERT. (CONGREGATIONALIST.) [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

DINNER IN THE DESERT. (coNOnzdATIoNAlisT.) An hour after our arrival dinner was announced. This was served in, the saloon tent. The "saloon" wasl about twenty feet in length and ten feet in breadth; it had upright walls like sleeping tents, but the long roof was supported by twiv poles. The ground was covered, like ,the ground of the sleeping tents, with carpets: and rugs. In the centre was- a .table, with a spotlessly white tablecloth. The'glass was not quite so thin as we are accustomed to in Europe,. but it was clean and ,transparent; and the silver was as bright as on a gentleman's table at home. "Two men waited old Hassan and Mahohmmed. Hassan has already been introduced to my readers; Mahommed was a very different man. He was a handsome Nubian, between thirty and forty years, quite black, but with fine features. He had been a "cavasse" to the English Consul at Cairo, and was very proud of his official jacket, which lie still wore; it was made of blue'cloth, and was woinderfull...

Publication Title: Mercury
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The Mercury. PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY. Labor Omnia Vincit. TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

: PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY. Labor Omnia Vincit. TO CORRESPONDENTS. Rejected communications cannot be returned under any circumstances whatever. No notice can be taken of anonymous cornm munications.' "Every letter must be accom Spanied by the name and address of the writer, not necessarily. for publication, but as a guarantee of good faith. To avoid inconvenience and delay' to persons, interested we have to. request that all business: communications, including advertisements; orders for the pap'er, and 2emitt?nces; bead dressed to Gsr ririTu & SrAVEN, and not to0 the EDITOau ADVErITIsEMNTS, in all cases, to be prepaid. Letters and other communications intended for. insertion, in the news columnsr , should be addressed to the Editor.

Publication Title: Mercury
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THE KIDNEY BEAN. (SCIENCE GOSSIP). [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

THE KIDNEY BEAN. (SCIENCE GOSSIP). It is said that we are indebted to Alexander the Great for the introduc tion of this bean into Europe, for while marching on his victorious route in India his eyes fell upon a field of these plants. They appeared to him very inviting, and finding them good for food, he highly recommended them to his countrymen. In ancient Greece and Italy this vegetable found a dis tinguished place at the' tables of the wealthy. Iii the, former country: they were served, in their 'green' state; to. gether with'figs and other iide 'dishes. The. Romans preserved, thein with vinegar and garum (a kind of lorime), and they were handed round at the beginning of a feast to excite the appetites of the guests. Pliny, in the seventh chapter of his eighteenth book, mentions these beans, and says those of Sesama and Iris are red, resembling blood. He also, in his twelfth chapter of the same book, called then 'Phaseli, and says the pod is to be eaten with the seed. It is probab...

Publication Title: Mercury
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SATURDAY, JULY 10, 1875. PUBLIC SPEAKING. [Newspaper Article] — Mercury — 10 July 1875

SATURDAY, JULY 10, 18756. PUBLIC SPEAKING. SUBSTANOCE; as regardp;, facts, ..and condensation, ias,,regard, s.style, con-, stitute' ther essential t elements of,, good ioportinig; but it id now our business to 'consider whotlh'er the i ruiie 'tilg might te beneficilly adoptusd by 'members .f: both'Houses of Parliament? Weitay remind some iof; those, gentle men 'of the_; followhig'i anecdote.--A' Blhildelr, 'w'hen! :returning thanks ' 'to those wlihohid driank his health, very modestly observed that he was more fitted for:the scaffpld 'than for pub1jQ speaking;;' : and had that ,tradesman flouirished: in these times, he mightthave halledn; hands ; with' GENERAU. IVON, MOrTBE.dif Gerinahy, ,whio'lte' said to possess tre rare fnculty" of h6ll~iij his tongue in syev languages, . 4, i not taciturnity,:;however, that. irritatgs us upon :this occasion;; it: is.rather; the loquacious pow'rse of our ipublic orators that we are especially coniidemning;. for eqlually on'the rostruin,' the hust...

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