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PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. In the Supreme Court of New South W[?]les for the District of Port Phillip. In Chancery. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
PORr PHILLIP GOVEEMMEKT GAZETTE. In the Supreme Court of New J South Wules for the ü¡s- > tn'cf of Port Phillip. J In Chancery. Between the Most Noble the Marquis of Ailsa and others, Plaintiffs, JLhV James Watson and others, Defendants, ALU' punies "indebted -to' W ¡Ilium Craig, ' Esq., as Receiver in the above cause, are requested to pay their respective amounts to him forthwith, and all purties having accounts uguinst the said William Craig, as such Receiver, ure lequested to forward them to him for settle- ment. HENRY MOOR, Receiver's Solicitor Dated 1st August, 1840.
Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 29th July, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. Preliminary Notice to Contractors in distant parts of the District. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 29th July, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. Preliminary Notice to Contrac- tors in distant parts of tbe ¡District. ^"?«LNDLIÎS will be reqeired for the erection JL of a Lighthouse on Cape Otway. Hie plans, specification, and description of site of such light- house will be on view at the above office on and after the 27th doy of AuguBt next, when every information «ill bo given, and a fur- ther notieo will appear in the Government Ga- zette. By order of his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works.
VAN DIEMEN'S LAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
VAN DIEMEN'S LAND. We are glad to observe that the Vande moniins are not generally blind to the suicidal character of the Act imposing a duty of fifteen percent on the produce of this colony, lately passed by their Legis- lature. A writer in the Courier says - Under the pretext of raising a revenue, it 13 contemplated that it will increase the \alue of the pioperty of une class in the community, and so it vill, by extractiug the uniount of inereusc from the pocl ets of die other dusses 1 he sheep owners wish to become nell at the expenseof their fellow colonists, or rather, they wish to become rich by making others poor Iheir selfish feel ings have, however, blinded them J hey aie play nD with u two ede,ed weapon, and do not know it 1 heir operations tend not only to 111 crease their own profits, but also the profits of the Port Phillip sheep owners, and no amount of duty will, 01 can, prevent them from sending then stock to this market A duty on the un port of sheep will doubtless ...
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th May, 1846. Rewards for the Discovery of Illicit Distillation. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 5th May, 1846. Stewards for the Discovery of Illicit Distillation. HIS Excellency the Governor has been pleased to du cet that the following Rules ali ill he est-iblished in lewurding persons who either directly or indirectly may give information to any Inspector of Distilleries or other officer ot Government, leading to the seizure of an un- licensed Still in any part ot the Colony, or infor- mation lending to the conviction of any person engaged either as a principal 01 authorised Agent m any Licensed Distillery or Rectifying 1 stab hshmenf, ot any offeuce against the Laws which exist for their regulation, or to the discovery of any practices in or connected with such L^tab hshment by which the revenue is defrauded. 1.-"Hie Kewurd to be poid will be a sum never exceeding 1 lfty Pounds, to be determined by the Governor according to the nrciimstunces ot each case, and the value ot the seizure. 2.- Ihepeison on whose intuí motion the sei zure is m...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
JOB PRINTING. The Public are hesi'Mjtfully informed, that ¿5ob Jivtnttng OF ALL KINDS, WILL BE EXECUTED AT THE MELBOURNE AHOVS OFFICE, With neatntss,accuracy, and despatch. The Printer paitlcularly invites attention to his printing of BOOK-WORK, the whole of his type for that purpose being perfectly new, and cuhsp quenily greatly superior to any other office m Melbourne.
Court of Requests, FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
Court of Requests, FOIt TIIL COUNIY OF UOUUKF. NOTICE is hereby given that the Court of Requests for this County w.ll be holden in Melbourne, at the Court House, Collins street, on Monday, the 3rd August, 1846, and the following days, at the hour of nine o'clock in the forenoon. Plaints must be delivered at the office of the Registrar on or before Saturday, the 27th day of July, instant. Defences or sets-off must be filed on or before Thursday, the 30th day of July, instant, Every plaint, defence, or Bet-oft, must have tho name and residence of plaintiff and defendant written thereon. In defended cases the plea of defence, or notice of set-of), must be m accordance with the forms presciibed by the late Rules of Court. By order of the Commissioner, J. S. GRIFFIN, Registrar.
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
TROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir George Gipps, Knight, Captain Gciiural and Commmider-in-Chiei oí the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice Admiral of the same, &c., &c. IN pursuance of the authority in me vested by a eenuin Act of the lmpcriul Parliament in Great Britain and Ireland, passed in the 5th and 6th year ol her Majesty's reign, intituled, '' An Act Jor regulating the sale of Waste Lands be longing ta the Crown in £/ic Aust)alian Colonies," I do hereby notify and proclaim, that at Eleven o'clock ot Wednesday, the 12th day of August next, the following 'Iown and Suburban Lots of Lund will be oflered for Sale, by Public Auction, at the Auction Boom of ftli George Siucluir Brodie, LluabuL. =ucU, lUeiuourne ut llio up^et pni B ihAidtu ruell lot icbpcctivcly, on the tcriiiB und conditions, and under the pro visions of the above recited Act. (Deposit 10 per ceut.) TOWN LOTS. 1. North Geelong, 2r. Two roods, allotment No. 15 of section 24....
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVED. August 1.-Grace, barque, Bailie, master, from . Sydney. August 1.-Julia, brig, Clarke, master, from Hobart Town. Passengers--Mr. and Mrs. Hall, Mr. Payne, and Mr. M'Cracken ; twenty-three in the steerage. August 2.-Margaret, schooner, Clinch, mas- ter, from Circular Head. Passengers-Mr. and Mrs. Hamilton and two children, Thomas Good- ley, and Thomas Reynolds. August 3.-Spec, schooner, Captain Drie, from Batavia 6th June, bound for Sydney, put in for provisions. Passengers -Captain Williams and lady; general cargo-Campbell, of Sydney, agent. August 3.-Swan, brig, Carder, master, from &nbsp; &nbsp; Launceston. Passengers - Isnuc Bucilnnnn, Esq., and lady, Mr. and Mrs. Chitty and four ..-. children, Mr. G. Govett, Mr. R. Co'niey,' Mr. ; . Hardcustle, Mr. Sayers, Mr, W. II. Bennett. ' voud U. Mercer; steerage-36 men and uainen, i ,-aud 14 children. ; SAILED. .August I.-Phoebe, schooner, fof Sydney, i' ,J/C'" "" ' IMPORTS. August 1-Grace, ...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
BIRTH. On Friday, the 24th ult., at her residence, in Pitt-street, Sydney, the lady of William Wedge Darke, Esq., Assistant Colonial Surveyor, of a son. DIED, On the 26th June, at St. John's-street, South Terrace, Adelaide, Richard David Kelsh, son of Mr. David Kelsh, late of Melbourne, Port Phil- lip, aged 3 years and 6 months. On the 16th ult., at Maneroo, Murray Mit- chell, aged 18, the third son of Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell, D.C.L., Surveyor-General of the Colony. On Sunday, July 20th, at his residence, Pitt- street, Sydney, Mr. William Hutchinson, Senior, aged 73 ; an old and much respected colonist.
THE LATE POPISH RIOTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
THE LATE POPISH RIOTS. Ai the weekly me »ting of the Town Council on Thursday last, the Mayor laid upon the Council Table the following correspondence with the Executive Go- vernment, in reference to the late Popish Riots, prefacing their reading with the subjoined observations. His Worship said : "Before we proceed to other business, you will permit me, gentlemen, to tres- pass on your attention for a few mo- ments. The office of Chief Magistrate being indissoluble from that of the May- oralty, it is impossible but that you should feel interested in whatever ran af- fect the credit of your chairman. I shall therefore lay before you the correspon- dence which ha3 recently taken place be- tween His Honor the Superintendent and myself, in reference to the late disturb- ances ; which, although written with a different design, may yet serve to cluci ; date certain points connected with these transactions, and enable you to form a correct judgment. My own conduct, as you cannot but know,...
Despatch of Overland Mail. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
Despatch of Overland Mail. NOTICE is hereby given, that from and after Friday nex^ the 22nd instant,, the Mail for Sydney will be despatched from Mel- bourne, during the win:er season, at half-pust four o'clock, p.m., insteal of five, as at present. Letters for Sydney will be received upi to five minutes of the time of despatch. S. !. USSHER, Acting Postmaster. Post Office, Melbourne, 14th Moy, 1846.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
For Sydney. I II E British built barque 'CAPfAIN ROSS," 3 IO : tons burthen, Wm. M'Arthsr, _. icommamler, will sail immediately on tile discharge of her inward cargo. For I freight or passage, apply to the Cuptuin, on board ; or to PULLAR, PORTER & CO. Melbourne, 28th July, 1846, 1 he Captain will not be responsible for debts contracted by any of his crew. Hides and Bark. THE UNDERSIGNED are pur- chasers. BURCHETr, & CO. Little Collins-street, At the back of air. G. S. Brodie'», Auction Room. NOTICE. ALL persons, not duly authorised, having cattle depasturing on the Brighton Town Herd Run, are hereby required to remove them forthwith, otherwise they will be impounded. JAMES ANDREWS, Brighton Town-herdsman. Brighton, ) August 1st, 1846 J [ADVERTISEMENT.! To the Editor of the Melbourne Aigus. SIR,-Having just seen an advertisement in your issue of the 7th instant, signed " F. Heaney," relutive to a» extraordinary decision of 1 the Welbourne Bench, under the " Master an...
Domestic Entelligence [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
Domestic Intelligence COMMITTAL.- A man of the name of Walker, who has been in custody of the &nbsp; &nbsp; police for some time, und who has undergone &nbsp; several private examinations at the Police office, was on Saturday committed to take his trial for &nbsp; an unmentionable offence. SMALL FARMS.- During the late visit &nbsp; of Mr. Henty to Sydney, we are glad to hear that that gentleman has obtained a dircet promise from &nbsp; the Colonial Secietury to the effect, that imme- diate orders should be given for the measurement &nbsp; and laying out of six hundred acres of land on the north and south suburbs of the town of Port- &nbsp; land, preparatory to a sale of land suited to mar- ket gardens and small farms, being made.- Port- land Guardian. PORTLAND,- Notwithstanding that the establishment of a Bank has long been one of the grand desiderata of the Portland folks, now that &nbsp; their want is seemingl...
PORT PHILLIP GOVERMENT GAZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
PORT PHILLIP GOVEBN»ENT GAZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. w HEREAS under the system of Bounty T T Emigration which continued in operation until the end of the yeur 1841, many married couples are represented to hove emigrated to this colony without their children, iu consequence of their inability to pay the sums demanded, in ad- dition to the Government Bounties, for the pas- sages of such children : und whereas it has been deemed expedient to afford to such children, out of the Public Funds, the means of rejoining their parents :-Notice is hereby given, that applica- tion for free passages for his or her children will he received from any Bounty Immigrant who left Great Britain oil or before the 7th day of January, 1842,* provided that such Immigrant was pro- duced before, and passed by, tile Immigration Board either at Sydney or Melbourne, as one of a murried couple. 'lhe applications are to be addressed to the Agent for Immigration, at Syd...
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 4 August 1846
IMPOUNDINGS. At Bulleen, Upper Yarra—One white steer, red neck, and spotted red about the shoulders, branded L off rump : if not claimed, to be sold 10th August.—3s. 6d. &nbsp; At Melbourne, July 21st, 1846-One red working bullock, white back, belly and grey face, oil ribs Joi over I &* under, off rump O, near ribs yx, conjoined forming a cross ; one red cow, white belly, ofl ribs G over L, near shoulder O over - S under ; one dark brown heifer, stump tail, a piece out of left ear, nearribsfresh branded W13, of! rump IID, off ribs GL\\. . if not claimed to be sold 14th August-63. 3d. At Morang, River Plenty, 18th July, 1846 A red steer, little white on bick and belly, HO or (IG off rump ; a mouse colored bullock, ¡VI off I rump, M off shoulder ; a brown cow, white spot on face, little white on back belly and tail, wide cock bonis, purt of hobbles on, Hil off ribs ; a biown poley cow, little white on buck belly lund legs tail and face, HU off ribs ; a red sided cow, c...
SOUTH AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
SOUTH AUSTÄALIA. Our news from Adelaide extends to the 11th ult., the intelligence, however, is unimportant. The Legislative Council was still in session, and the estimates for the en- suing year under consideration. The estimated revenue for 1847 was as fol- lows: £ s. d. Customs. 30,000 0 0 Postage . 1,200 0 0 Fees of Public Offices. 2,800 0 0 Fees of Courts of Justice. 500 0 0 Licences. 2,900 0 0 Auction duty . 700 0 0 Assessment on live stock...... 2,500 0 0 Rents of Government property.. 700 0 0 Permits . 70 0 0 Storeage of gunpowder. 100 0 0 Total Fixed Revenue.... 41,470 0 0 Incidental . 1,500 0 0 Total Revenue.£42,970 0 0 The estimated expenditure for the same period was as follows : £ s. d. The Governor . 1,500 0 0 CIVIL ESTABLISHMENTS. Governor's. 406 0 0 Couucils . 396 0 0 Colonial Secretary's Department 1,914 U 0 Treasury . 725 0 0 Audit . 415 0 0 Customs. 1,639 0 0 Crown Lands. 670 0 0 Survey. 2,242 l8 II Publie Works . 1,112 2 4} PostOffice. 1,641 0 0 Harbour. 1,852 0 ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
For Sydney. H E British built barque _ "CAPTAIN BOSS," 310 tons burthen, YVm. M'Arthar, ??..i..«i . »m commander, will sail immediately on the discharge of her inward cargo. For freight or passage, apply to the Captain, on board ; or to PULLAR, PORTER & CO. Melbourne, 28th July, 1846. 1 he Captain will not be responsible for debts contracted by any of his crew. For Hobart Town. H E schooner " Marys,1' Capt. Griffiths, is daily ex pected, and will sail for Hobar. _Town immediately after her in_ ward cargo is discharged. For freight or passage apply to JACKSON, RAE & CO. August 7, 1846. For JSobart Town. HIE fine brig "Julia," 110 tons, Captain Clark, will sail on Monday, the 10th inst. For freight or passage apply to JACKSON, RAE & CO. August 6th, 1846. To let, A HOUSE, consisting of SHOP and four rooms, situate at the corner of Queen and Little Collins-streets. For particulars apply on the premises, to S. GOODE. MADAME VEXX.BUB.N BEGS most respectfully to inf...