ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Clarence River Advocate, The Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 72,411 items from Clarence River Advocate, The, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
72,411 results
HOTEL WITH 2,250 ROOMS. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

HOTEL WITH 2,250 ROOMS. Tbe largest hotel structure iu the world is to be erected in Boston during the corning year. A company, of which the Hun, Charles Franci:. Adams is the president, has just purchasi d the ground for this remarkable building, ac cepted the plans, aud adopted the name o! ' The Commonwealth.'' It will be erectetl on Commonwealth-avenue, between Asbby and Chil'i:irk--treets, and its total coat will be SOIllt-M il.lf over 3.000.000 dollars. Tim building will be eleven storsys high, but owing to its well-proportioned lines it will not have tht: appearance of being extremely tall. It will be built of fancy buff brick aud terra eottu, ami in effect will besomotbing like l,he Charles- gate. The design is after that of tbo palace of tbe Duke uf Meckleubiug-Schweriu, iu tbe north of Germauy. The hotel will be iu three sections, each one containing more than 700 rooms, and making a total of 2,250 separate apartments Tbe plans provide for an open court betweeu each section...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE SHARK AND THE WHALE. A MIGHTY BATTLE OF THE DEEP. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

THE SHARK AND THE WHALE. A MIGHTY BATTLE OF THE DEI3!'. Wo — a little girl of six au.l myself— were seated upon n high, flat-topned.grassy headland of a lonely part of the northern const of New South Wales, five miles from the old penal settlement of Port Macqtmrio. Three hundred feet below, the long Pacific rollers, unruffled by tile faintest breath or air, swept in endless but tmrfiess succession around a chain of black, isolated, and kelp-covered rockn that stood out from tho shorn at the distance of a cable-length «tr so. The tide was low, and some of the rocks1 raised their jagged, sun-dried summits perhaps six feet from the surface ; others scarce v. foot, so that each gentle swell as it came wavering shoreward poured over its surface in a creamy lather of fonm ; others agaiu were fathoms below, and their thick garments of kelp and weed swayed to and fro unceasingly to the sweep of the ocean roll above them. And in and about the rocks, and hoverinng over tho white gleam of sau...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Religious Memoranda. Presbyterian Church of E.A. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Beligious Memoranda. Presbyterian Church of E.A. Sabbath, February 13. — Maclean 11, Palmer's Channel 3.— Bev. D. Maolnnes. Presbyterian Ohurcli of N.S.W. Sunday, Fobruary 13. — Maclean 11 and 7.30, Chatsworth 3. — Eev. A. P. Cameron. Tuesday. —Fellowship Association, Maclean, 7.45. Church of England. Sunday, Fobruary 13. — Maclean 11 and 7.30, Tyndale3, Yamba 11 (LayHolporj. Wednes day— Palmer's Island 7.30. Thursday— Yamba 7.30.— Eov. J. W. Upjohn. Roman Catholic Church.. Sunday, February 13. — Mass : Shark Creek 9 ; Maclean 11.— Boy. Father Kioly. Sunday, February 13.— Mass: Palmer's Island 9, Harwood 11.— Bev. Father Beado. Wesleyan Church, ?Sunday, Fobruary 13. — Maolean 11, Harwood 3.15, Chatsworth 7.30.— Bev. G. H. Barrett, Maolean 7,30.— Mr. P. Davis. Salvation Army. Sunday. — Maclean: Kneedrill 7, Holiness, 11» Free and Easy 3, Salvation Meeting 7.30.— Miss Sarah Eowe, Captain; Mies Isabolla Blacklaw.

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
DISTRACTING JEWELS. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

DISTRACTING JEWELS. ' If people only Vuew,' said a detective, ' how much bother iod worry jewels occasion their wearers they would not enry them quite so much. Now aud theu, of course, everybody bears of some great loss of diamonds or other jewel, but of ninety-nino cases out of a hundred of mysterious diappear»nces of precious stones the public uover bears. ?' I was myself engaged at a party given at a London residence :i short while buck to watch a lady who was wearing £15,000 worth of jewellery, to lee that nothing occurred to it. On several occasions I have been engaged on tbe same duty. ' One lady 1 was thus guarding had ou a tiarii of diauuouds worth I cannot say what. Well, it dropped on to the marble floor, and some of tbe.stoues went bouncing off like peas off a drumhead. We recovered all but oue, aud where that went no one could think. It worried us for a w-ek. All seitrcb was iu fain, and every suspicion proved to be unfounded. Well, ut last it turned up. It had bounced i...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Bankruptcy Meeting. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Bankruptcy Meeting. A BiNQtiE meeting of croditors in tho estate of William Towoll, of Maclean, was held at the Court house on Wednesday, before Mr. B. G. Green, district registrar, O. Gorman, a proved creditor, attondod. A public examination was then hold, and the following debts proved: — C. Gorman £1 8s 6d; S. Macnaughtau, £5 5s 3d. Bankrupt did not wish to amoud his statement of affairs. Ho attributed his bankruptcy to losses on road contracts. Ho was never bankrupt boforo. Tho aesots in the estate were valued at L10; liabilities L50 0s 9Jd. The following for tho Grafton Municipal Council election took place ou Tuesday. The results wero:— North Wurd : D. McFarlane 108. H. Masted 102. Westward : J, Carson 7o E. ^raiwiaSS.,

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
DREAMS AND THEIR MEANINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

DREAMS A~8D THKIR MEANINGS. A dream of an owl foreteus sickness. A dream of apples foretells a long life. Dreaming about knives indicates coming lnw Bllita. To dream of clear water denotes success in business. A dream concerning tho eyes moans a loss of property. To dream of fljing indicates great increase iu wealth. To dream of seeing a grave fortells a long spoil of illuess. A dream ubout marriages denotes poverty and other misfortunes. To dream of frogs :eans success either in business or in love. If you nee a cnndle go out iu dream some misfortune is impendiug. A dream of tbe moon signifies t bidden and entirely unexpected pleasure. To dream of being dressed i;i white means success in your next undertaking. Combing your hair in n dream betoken success in love. l'o dream of mating good bread means that you will soon bo happily married. ? To dream of picture cards indicates that you Yrill be married to a wealthy person. A -.'.ream about a peacock hetokeus that you will marry a ver...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

[187G — ESTABLISHED 22 YEAHS — 1898]. PUBLISHED TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS. (^POSSESSES THE LARGEST CIRCULATION IN THE CLARENCE ELECTORATE OF ANY PUBLICATION— ' SUBSCRIPTION : ft /^§ PER YEAR (if paid in advauco) ? -*»«-*«

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE SIREN OF THE STUDIO. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

THE SIREN OF THE STUDIO. The nrtiBt snt alone in his studio. His byes were fixed on a benm of the afternoon mm which came in nslnrit from tho sky-light above him. It was n shnft of light ; something bright and Bininy, the presenco of whinh tho artist sorely needed. It fell on his favourites picture, tho picture in to whioh ho hud put nil tho intensity of his love for art, and all of the skill with which he was Gifted. I It wtts a landscape) ; just a patch of beauti- | ful woodland, »glow with the early summer light of leaf and nky, and with one rustic maiden at a stilts in tho foreground. Tho artist loviiil' landscape-work more than anything else. His friends told him that was why he had been BUtlCeBSful. It was just that horrible anil ever-tinuutiiu: thought of what he had not -ione that made him bo miserable. He Hud women ornveiy, conscientiously mid well, but ji«O|»Ih did not want landscape pictures, so they did not want hid pictures, or they would have bought them. Ho h«d bngun ...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Editorial Notes. About Mr. Barton. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Editorial Notes. About Mr. Barton. As tho third sitting of tho Federal Convention approaches tho tiino whon it may bo expected that a sottlomont of tho problems involved would be within moasurabledistance.ifc bocomes moro and moro ovidont that thoro iB a want of sincority and enthusiasm in tho proceedings. The majority of tbo Now South Wales delegates do not want Federation, and tao expenditure of a largo sum of public rnonoyon tho oloction of the Fodoral delegates and tho costs of tho Convention has boon wasted without tho attain ment of any othor object than tho hoodwinking of tho pooplo by sorao of those whom they elected to bring about Fedoration. Tho probability of tho failure of tho Convontion must bo very disheartoning to tho Fodoral leader Mr. Barton, who has worked against ropoatod discouragomonts to fulfil tho wishes of tho doctors of New South Wales, who placed him at tho top of tho poll iu the Federal oloction. But 'tis an ill wind that blows no good,' and tho defeat of ...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Our Ulmarra Letter. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Our Ulmarra Letter. Municipal.— The municipal election on Fridav last wore keenly contested, and there were a vory largo number of votes recorded— in the East Ward a larger nuinbor than on any previ ous election in tho history oE tho municipality Tho piocoodiugs woro quiet and there was a total absence of bad bohaviour. Tho results came as a surpriso to many of tho ratepayers Messrs Morns.. Kuox and Preston addrPSRnd ma a.ooDu±ulDu «lu(;iUID onoiiy on t&o result beirn? made known. wiug The official declaration of thn noil wno -~ a by tho Mayor and Eoturniag.K ? onla urdat Ihore woro about 20 ratepayers present S' Wisaan apologised for tho absence of Aldermen W and Preston. Aid. Morris moved a ?ote ot thanks to tho Eeturnmg Officer, which was' carried by acclamation. ° That gentlenTan 'roSedtags!^10 r°Pl7' Which teriSStt! A special meeting of tho Council was held -on Wednesday lor tho olection of Mayor. There was tt full attendance of aldermen/the Mayor Mr. A. fcriand, occupi...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Luckless Land Tax. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

The Luckless Land Tax. The Land Tax Act seorns fatod to misfortune. Directly it was put into oporatiou it had to ba temporarily suspondod to heal a hitch in the notices. A socond and moro vigorous spurt was mado whon tho act camo a croppor at tho Equity Court ovor tho non completion of tho assess moiit books. Nothing short of a Validating Act aud a long doiay therewith, was required to patch up tho rickety ouactmont ; but tho troub oc nf f}in ninnonrn rlirl Tinf nnrl Vtnrn .Itw1o«o Murray ox tho appeal court has j list given his decision, which, is disastrous to tho administration of tho act. Ho has docided that whore land is hold by two or moro persons tho exemption of £240 is to be deducted iu each individual caso. Thus if ton persons possess a plot of land valued at £2400 or under no taxation applies, for each is exempted to tho statutory ainouut. Tho valu able land upon which a club is orectod may be the property of hundreds o£ inombors and in such caso no tax is gathorablo. Tho...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Items of Interest. Try the Advocate for job printing. Satis faction guaranteed, Subaoribo to tho Advocate— the animated journal ol! tho Claroneo. Fresh stock of porfumos just arrived, from 6d upwards at McKinnou's L.C. Pharmacy. — Adv. Send your orders for Job Printing to thb Advocate Oilioo. Superior work and low rates. Visitors to Maclean, call and see the stock of perfumos, soaps, ecu., at MoKinuou'sL. O. Phar macy, Liodou's buildings. — Adv. The Advocate accounts have boen rondered to December 31st, aud wo shall bo glad of aa early settlement or reduction of samo. - v Support local industry by giving your jdb printing to the Advocate oHico. Wo live iq th« town, spend our cash in tho town, aud by 'doing business with us you aro o^tonding tho scope'of your own busiuoss. ' Splendid assortfhent of «oaps, all prices, 'at McKinnoji'.i L. C, Pharciacy. — Adv. Tho Advocate is tho rocognisod advertising i-modiuin for tho Claronco oloctorato. It is the only papor imblishod iu tho oloctora...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Shipping Notice. ?VTORTH COAST STEAM NAVIGATION jN COMPANY (LIMITED.) S.S. CITY OF aBAFS0^s OArTAIN D. ANTHON, LEAVES SYDNEY FOR GRAF -(Jkjjv TON every TUKSDAY NIGHT at 9 JSoO^o'clook; and LEAVES GRAFTON iffi&$S?£ggr,' FOR SYDNEY every SATURDAY MORNING at 6 o'olook. S.S. KALLATINA, Captain John Maoeb, LEAVES SYDNEY FOR GRAFTON every SAT URDAY NIGHT at 9 o'olook; and LEAVES GRAPTON FOR SYDNEY every WEDNESDAY MORNING, at 6 o'clock. SAMUEL SEE, Local Manager. Auctioneers and Commission Agents. McLACHLAN and COMPANY, River-street, MACLEAN, AUCTIONEERS and VALUATORS, HOUSE and LAND AGEN1S, ESTATES MANAGED and RENTS Collected, VALUATIONS made for PROBATE. AGENTS for the leading LIFE and FIRE In Buranco Companies, LAND AGENCY business reoeivoa due attention. JOHM SEE AID G0.s Oommissies Agents and Pso&uee Merchants, 47 SUSSEX-STREET, SYDNEY. [Established 18C4]. WE solicit ConBignmenta of every .Jiweriptlon of FARM i-liODUUE, LIVE STOCK, TIMBER, &c. ? Oar many years ...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Commercial. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Commercial. Mr. T. T. Bawden will offer a splendid herd of dairy cattle for sale at the Show Ground, Grafton, to-morrow. 63 head will be submitted, half of them being in full milk. He will also offer 35 horses. John See & Co. wired last night : — Maizo Tumut 3s, New Eiver 2s lOd, nominal, weevily 2s 8d to 2s lOd. Potatoes £7 to £9. Pigs 4d to 5d. Maclean current prices : Dairy butter od , factory 8d per lb ; eggs lOd per dozen ; fowls Is 6d to 2s ; ducks 2s to 2s 6d per pair. Henry Priestly & Co. roport — Maize 2s 6d to 2s lOd per bushol ; lucerne hay, £2 to £3 10s per ton ; local potatoes, £7 per ton ; butter, 8d per lb ; bacon, od to 7d per lb;; live pigs, to 4d per lb ; hides, 2d to 'id por lb ; beeswax, Is por lb ; honey, Id to 2d por lb ; eggs, lOd to Is per dozon; fowls, 2s to 2s Gd to 5s por pair; turkey cocks, 7s to 14s por pair ; turkey hens, 4s 6d to 6s por pair ; tallow, £13/10s to £16 per ton ; wattle bark, £3 to £6. He also wired last night — Best maize ...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Shipping Intelligence Departures. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Shipping Inteiiigofleei'''' Departures. Kailatina (b), 680 tons, (Japtam Jonn Magoo, for Sydnoy, February 9. — Mosdames Jarrott, Smith, Long, Burnett, Ziotsch (2), MaeMahon, White, Englort ; Misses Boss, White (2), MacMahon, Maloney ; Messrs. S. W. Dowling, Foy, J. J. Englort, Soppitt, W. Hanson, R. Joyco, A. T. Friond, W. Findlay, W. J. Walsh, J. Cox, J. Walsh; Master Sheather, and 6 in second cabin. Loft Maclean at 12tl5, and crossod out the samo afternoon at 2.35. Arrivals. City of Graiton (s), 825 tons, Captain D. Anthon, from Sydney, Fobruary 10.— Mesdames Metcalfe and 2 children, Scott Chapman ; Misses Kenneer ; Messrs. J. E. Goodfroy, J. McOorm ack, J. L. Grant, A. Simpson, Mason, J. Met calfe, W- J. Chapman, J. McFarlane, E. Ebs worth, T. Halliday, B, Gaide, 'W. P. P. Kana van, Bev. D. Mclnnes. FromJPort Macquario — Mr. P. Boss ; and 5 in second cabin. Crossed the bar at 9.15, arrived at Macloan 11.15, and left again at 12.30. Miscellaneous. The exports by the Kallatina on W...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Hawkesbury Agricultural College. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Hawkesbury Agricultural College. The fame of tho Hawkosbury Agricultural Oollogo is sproading beyoud Australia. For tho anssion now beginning two students havo como over from South Africa. Thcro aro also several from (^uoonaland and Victoria, and r largo numder from this colony. Tho placo is now full. In explanation ot tho fact that lust year only oight out of 10 studonts who woro examined obtained their diplomas, it has beon stated that the examinations aro now moro searching than they used to bo, and that consequently tho diplomas aro moro valuable. Tho Minister, Mr. Sydney Smith, saya ha haa given no special instructions to this effect, tho naturo of the papora set boing left to the examiners, who aro woll qualified for the work.

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Our Grafton Letter. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Our Grafton Letter, Poi.tce Oouin1. — On Friday, bofovo the P.M., John Junes, for ilrunkuiiim^s was finod 20a or 7 (by;;. ? Patrick McNiimara, on romaiul for passing a vuluolosa ohequo, intimated ho wished his caso to bo trioil l.-3' a jury. IIo was accord ingly committed to stund his trial nt the (Quarter Sessions noxt month. Bail allowed accused iu £80 and sureties to a liko amount, ? ?Wnltor Klaus, Frouorick Brandy and \ alontmo .Klaus, inrsinbo-ra of ' Tho Push' woro charged with robbing from tlio parson of John Loavy ot Lawronco tho sum of oils. Sorgoant Duko Don:: stated that about 12.30 on Monday night, Loavy reported to him somothing had occurrod. In cons-:oquenco of this ho arrested Waltor Klaus at his fathor's rosidonce at 2 o'clock that (Tuesday) morning. Ho thon wont in search of U randy and Valontino Klaus and about 3 a.m. iouml t.hom asleep in Mr. E. Lay ton's stables iu Auuu-stroot. Thoy all admitted having boim drinking in company with Loavy and to taking him out ovo...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Protectionist Party. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

The Protectionist Party. In the tactics of the protectionist party in the separate electorates mysterious foolishness is to be seen. In Orange occasionally a meeting of a baker's dozon of ardent protectionists, is hold and to what purpose '! Whoro's tho souso of a dozen mombers of one party meeting togothor and persuading each other that tho other party ia wrong? This mutual admiration in a corner ia ridiculous. Tau National Advocate can make remarks if it pleases, but it doesn't follow that tho adoption of the protectionist policy by this papur necessarily includes the endorsement of every stupid thing tho protectioniat party does. The party journals Jro two mucr. givou co crawisomo adulation of leaders of the party and to all-round abuse of everything done by opponents. There aro fools and frauds in political parties and there isn't any senso it- ignoring the fact. Tho protectionist purty haa never been properly organised yet, imc has the caso for protection ever been .idequatoly ...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Facts and Rumours. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

Facts and Rumours. The longest canal in tho world is in Russia. It oxtouds from St. Petersburg to tho frontier of Uhiua and uioii3uvos noarly -1500 miles. During a firo at au oil refinery at Nowcastlo (England) a tank of creosote exploded, two per sons boiug killoil aud 100 wounded. In Italy last year 020 duols woro fought. Ono man died on tho fiold, and fivo othors in conse nuouco of wouuds. Two investors in the- totalisator on a trot re cently at Goro (I\.Z.), each rocoivod tho hand some dividend of £144. It is proposed in Queensland to resorvo one fourth, of any laud thrown opon for soloction from outsido selectors. Within a fow years 200 artesian wells have boon oponod in Quoonslaud, yielding 125,000,000 gallons of water a day. Senator Hawley, of Connecticut, is making a record iu old fiddles, and prices aro going up. Ho has collected 500, at a cost of £16,000. Tho funds of tho Manchester Unity which is doscribod to bo tho strongest and richest friend ly doeiety in tho world, ex...

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Boot Trade. Proposed Increase in Prices. [Newspaper Article] — The Clarence River Advocate — 11 February 1898

The Boot Trade. Proposed Increase in Prices. iixcESSivE competition in the boot trade, coup L^a nuti ttia aausiiticial increaso in the price uj talker, consequent, upun tho comparative scai jay of hidtja, owing to tho nek plague «nd large axperS operations, has led to an attempt to raise .ue Bolliut; price of boots, A meeting waa callou ? -«-t week to consider the position Aith a view to son e concerted action beinj; i.aken, but judging by the result of inquiries made the respjnse was not a very en couraging one. Nevertheless, lurge manufac curera in tho city who did not take pmin the movement admit that prices had been ao cui down as to leave only a small margin for profit,, and during tho past fow months the cost of mat erial haa risen so much as to necessitate some alteration. Solo leather, for instance, haa gone up in tho market about 25 per cent., while the rise in tho quotations for 'kip' and 'tweed' leathers is from 15 to 20 per cent, upon the fig ures given a tew mouths ago....

Publication Title: Clarence River Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
x
Loading...
x
x