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CORRESPONDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
CORRESPONDENCE. [We are always willing to give insertion to letters of explanation or interest, but we wish to distinctly state that we do not ne cessarily endorse the opinions expressed, or the language used, by our correspondents. Our ideas of passing events will be found in our local and editorial columns.} -
THE PROGRESS ASSOCIATION. (To the Editor of The Bunbury Herald.) [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
THE PROGEESS ASSOCIATION. (To the Editor of The Bimbury Herald.) Sir, — In reply to your correspond ent, 'Vapour,' upon this subject, I wish to inform him that I am merely an outsider, and that an}- suggestion from me under the circumstances I imagine would be out of place. What I wished to be understood by my remarks about the business of the Association being in the hands of four or five gentlemen was, that so far as the Press report is concerned (and I have nothing else to go by) ifc would certainly appear to be the case, and I am inclined to think that through the small attendance of mem bers, 'that some of the resolutions passed at the meeting's do not really represent the opinion of the Associa tion.' It *is to be hoped that this was the case with the ' cemetery resolution.' At any rate, this is the mildest way of putting it. If Mr. Marshall had not heen thor oughly blinded by egotism, by foolish, ignorant self-ojiinion, he would have understood my letter to your eontem- ' uor...
MARRIAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
MARRIAGE. ? v ? On Thursday morning last a very pretty wedding took place at the Brunswick school-room, when Mv. Reginald Withers, youngest son of the Rev. J. Withers, was united in marriage to Miss Emily Amelia Crampton, fourth daughter of Mr. John Crampton, of the Brunswick. The ceremony was performed by tho Rev. J. Withers, father of the bride groom, in a very solemn and im pressive manner, the bride's tall, handsome figure looking absolutely lovely, in a wedding dress of white liberty silk, trimmed with orange blossoms, wreath and veil. The bridesmaid was Miss Eva Crampton, sister of the bride, who looked very pretty in a white muslin dress, pale blue sash, and white silk hat. The bridegroom was attended by Mr. Luke Crampton, and Mr. Albert Hay. After the ceremony, which was very largely attended by the friends of the bride and bridegroom, the young couple left the school-room midst showers of rice. The party then proceeded to the residence of Mr. John Crampton, the father of th...
BUNBURY PETTY SESSION'S. JANUARY 6TH. (Before W. H. Timperley, Esq., P.M.) [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
B UNB UR Y PETTY SESSIONS. ? o ? January 6th. (Before W. H. Timperley, Esq., P.M.) The Rev. Joseph Withers appeared to a summons to answer an informa tion, for 'that, on the 27th. da.y of September last, past, then being a umiister authorised to celebrate mar riages within the colony, he did at Boyanup perform a ceremony of mar riage between Thomas Trigwell and Ann Elizabeth Hurst, in a manner contrary to the statute in that case made and provided.' Frcm the evidence, it appeared that the defendant, under instructions from Thomas Hurst, published the banns of marriage between the parties at St. Paul's Church, Bun bury, and subsequently performed the marriage ceremony at the Boyanup schoolroom, but omitted to affix a notice of the -proposed mar riage on tbe door of the building for. three consequent Sundays as required by the Act. James Egglestone, a farmer resid ing near the school, gave evidence that the building in question was occasion ally used as a place of worship, but he neve...
DEATH OF DR. LEPPER. VASSE, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
BEATS OF DR. LEPPER. . [Feoh our Correspondent.] ? Vas.se, Saturday. Once more the flags have been half-masted in our town ; this time, I regret to say, for a gentleman whose sudden and unexpected death has caused quite a gloom over our whole town and, 1 may say, district — I refer to the death of our late respected Resident Magistrate and Doctor (Dr. Lepper) which took place on Thurs day evening between 7 and 8 o'clock from syncope of the heart. The news of his death caused quite a sensation; in fact few knew that he had been unwell. It was rumoured that he had not been very well since Christmas, but people took no notice of this report. It appears that ho had been laid up for several days, and those in attendance on him no ticed that he was getting worse on Thursday, and wired up to Bunbury for Dr. Lovegrove, who arrived in the evening; but it was too late, as death resulted about two hours after his arrival. Dr. Lepper, who had been a resident here for a number of years, was univ...
SAD CASE OF SUICIDE. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
SAD CASE OF SUICIDE. A most determined case of suicide occurred here on Friday morning last. A young man named Richard Armi tage,-33 years of age, who was in the employ of Mr. J. McHenry Clark, as assistant, cut his throat with a small rusty-looking pocket-knife, at: the Wellington Hotel, and died from +.V,n wounds inflicted ron Sunday nibrnirio at a little after II t-'cl6c'k in the f ore- noon, at the Bunbury. Hospital. The deceased had oiily'b'een' a resident of Bunbury about two months; and his quiet, unassuming manner gained him numerous friends, and very ge neral regret was felt, when it became known, that the poor fellow had cut his throat. It is one of the most ex traordinary cases of suicide we have heard of for some time past. The de ceased, when asked, stated that there were no reasons whatever, either so cially or financially, to induce him to commit the rash act, and that he.felt no pain while cutting his throat in such a horrible manner, -and express ed his sorrow for w...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
V-ss. '^-®^Uacev?ros3er's§M^ku-SaleB. *--\ ? -^. y**'^ ? ' *-? - xxv s»v t ? ogj ? *~- . \ ESTATE OF C4EOEGE PAYOT /'?.. (Deceased). ?~*^%^'jALL;iCE PROSSER Las bee Wf\ favbredNvith instructions t sell by PUBLIC AUCTION atthelat residence of G. Payne (deceased) attli CAPEL, on FRIDAY, JANUARY 27th. inst., at 10 a.m., the following 3 Working Horses. 2 ]STew Carts. 1 Keaping Machine _ 1 Winnowing Machine. Plough and Harrow. Land' Holler. Spring Trap and Harness. Cart Harness. Saddle and Bridle. About 4 tons of Hay. Blaeksmith'.s Bellows and tools. Carpenter's Tools. 2 Watches. Piano. 12 Pigs. And other goods too numerous to pai iicularise. For further particulars, apply to W. PKOSSEK, AuCTIOXEEli 'Wellington Roads Board Notices. -jVT 0 T ICE WELLINGTON ROADS BOARD. MR. W. J. READING, of Binning 'ham House, B anbury, has been ap pointed Secretary of the Wellingto Roads Board, vice Mr. Geo. R. TeecU resigned. All Persons requiring CAR1! LICENSES for 1893 should apply t the Secretary dur...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
George Lawrence, BUILDER, CONTRACTOR And UNDERTAKER — PRINSEP STREET — .S XT 33Ji:O 'O' :FSL 3T. All Orders Promptly Attended to. ALEXANDEETI7RIGHT, vv BUILDER &. CABINETMAKER, STIRLING- STREET, BUNBURY. Has a large Stock of Household Furniture, Kitchen Tables from* 22s, Dressing Tables from 15s, Washstands from 17s, Chests of Drawers from 55s, Meat Safes from 25s, Sofa Conches from 45s, Cabinets from 50s, Violin and Banjo strings in stock. ALSO IN STOCK : 'Wardrobes, Sideboards, Gipsy Tables, Pool and Curtain rings, American Chairs, Glass and Putty, and Ironmongery in great variety. . ALL ORDERS FROM the COUNTRY PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO C. J,.HOU' ? STOREKEEPER, & DRAPER, ?'?? VASSE. ? JUST ARRIVED— ? A large Stock of LADIES' GENT'S & CHILDREN'S CLOTHING. AO II A B P E, TAILOR & OUTFITTER, ..'.'; HANDS' COTTAGFS. Victoria Street, Bunbury. -'.Style and Workmanship guaranteed. HP B. O S S E It, ? JL BOOT& SHOE MAKER, Arthur Street-, Bunbury. s ' . ...
TOPICS OF TEE WEEK. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
TOPICS OF TEE WEEK. The letter of 'Yapour' and other matter is crowded on t, and will appear in our next. * * The jnry lists for the Quarter Sessions to he held on the 18th. inst. haTe heen struck, ? * This end section of the South-western Railway is being vigorously proceeded with, and the plate-laying has reached the ' White Eoeks,' * # # The inquest on the remains of Mr. J). J. Avery, was concluded last Friday. The jury found—' That there is no evi dence to show how deceased came by his death.' Mr. Fairbairn, 3?,M, of Fremantle, and Di\ and Mrs. O'Meehan of York, old residents of Bnnbury, were amongst the arrivals of the s.s, Albany this morn ing. #'' * The funeral of the late . Mr. George Eoby Woods took placo on Saturday last at Peitli. A large number of the de ceased's friends were in attendance, and his remains were interred in the Church of England cemetery. # * # We may congratulate the town on the fact that its requirements are being carefully noted by our visitors, and th...
THE BUNBURY HERALD. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 1893. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
THE BUNBURY HERALD. WEDNESDAY, JAN; 11, 1893. Peogeession or Eeteogeession is the issue raised in the considera tion ' of the question of Bathing Accommodation for the inhabitants of the town/' and on which the judgment of the ratepayers will be taken this evening. Upon a full and temperate discussion, and a Vise decision, will depend the im mediate welfare and. the early prosperity of the town. If we are to'avail ourselves to any consider able extent of the immense benefits to be derived from railway com munication with Perth and the eastern ' districts, we must,, this evening, grapple boldly with the exigencies of the situation, and re cognise the wide spreading and lasting influences created by first impressions. In three more months we shall have the train running, numerous visitors arriving daily, and the ratepayers have to decide to-night whether they purpose to make any preparation for the advent of this influx, and if so, to what extent. We have labored to convey our impress...
ASSEMBLY. PERTH, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
ASSEMBLY. Perth,, Tuesday. In the Assembly on Monday night a long sitting took place, which lasted from seven o'clock till after midnight the Midland Railway proposals being' under- consideration. ? Mr. De Hamel started off with a long speech, reviewing. its past his tory, and recommending the House to wait until after the 27th Feb. before doing anything, which is tantamount to keeping the Company to the origi nal agreement. Messrs. Molloy, Mar mi oii, Lefroy, and Simpson followed, and generally supported the resolu tions. Mi*. Qninlan referred-' -to' Mr. De Hamel's remarks, and said it would be better for the welfare of the colony if the member for Albany were out of it. Messrs. Harper and Clarkson also supported the tone of the House, all being in favor of the resolutions. All the clauses were passed with only a few verbal amendments, The Attorney - General moved an addition to the clause referring to the. £10,000 deposit, providing that this, sum, with the accrued interest, shall...
VASSE NEWS. VASSE, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
VASSE NEWS. (From Our Correspondent.) Vasse, Saturday. As we are 'now without a Govern ment medical attendant, it may not be out of place to mention that our old and respected fellow-townsman, H. B. Bryan, E?q., lias lately received a very large and varied assortment of drugs, -which, may be inspected at his premises near Loekliart's. Mr, Bryan is also licensed under the Medical Act to practice, so that persons need ing medical attendance may give hini a call. The schooner Comet took away a quantity of timber from Quindalup the other day. From Karridale I learn that there was any amount of amusement there during the holidays in tbe shape of foot-racing, balls, etc. Mrs. Levy and Mr. W. Davies gave numerous pre sents to the children out there, and assisted in getting up amusements. J3y the s.s. Albany I hear they re ceived a fresh addition to their work ing stock in. the shape of some seven horses from the other colonies. Mr. H. Davies also received another racer ^by the same boat. W...
SOUTH AUSTRALIA. A MINISTER'S RESOLVE. ADELAIDE, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
SOUTH AUSTRALIA. A MINISTER'S RESOLVE. Adelaide, Tuesday. Much excitement prevails in re ligious circles relative to the an nouncement that has been made by the Rev. A. E. Green, Baptist mini ster at the Semaphore, who is un able to continue an}* longer in his church, he having arrived at the conclusion that Baptist ministers ?are not properly ordained, and so have no right to administer the sacrament. Mr. Green will pro bably join the Anglican or Catholic communion.
PARLIAMENT. COUNCIL. PERTH, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
PAELIAMENT. (By Telegraph.) [From Our Keporter.] COUNCIL. Perth, Tuesday. In the Council last evening a mo tion was introduced by Mr. Wright to prohibit the further cutting of sandal wood for the period of four years. Mr. Holley moved an amendment that the time be limited to three years Messrs. Burgess and Morrison were against the motion. After some discussion the amend ment was agreed to by 10 votes to 3. Several bills were advanced a stage and the house adjourned till next day Perth, This Day. In the Council there was again a long sitting last night, during which the House disposed of several bills and advanced others. ? The Midland Railway proposals were received from the Assembly and ordered to be considered on Wednes day. -'??'?' The Defences Bill was passed. This bill establishes a permanent force of thirty men at Albany, and provides for the raising at a future date a militia of 600 men, 300- to serve in Perth and 300 at Albany.
BUNBURY PROGRESS ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Bunbury Herald — 11 January 1893
JBUNBURY PROGRESS ASSOCIATION. The annual meeting of this'associa tion was held on Thursday evening, when there was again only a limited attendance although the meeting had been notified in both papers. The President CMr. D. A. Hav\ took the chair at 25 minutes past eight p.m., by which time there were present — Messrs. T. Hayward, J.P., Win. Spencer, J.P., PortV Jas. Moore, Baldock, Stewart, Lovegrove, Newton Moore, and Hastie. The minutes of the last meeting were read and confirmed,, and The secretary read the ? annual report as follows : Bunbury. January 5, 1893. -. We have much pleasure in submitting to you the first annual report of the Bun bury Progress Association. It is matter for congratulation that we can look back to the past efforts of the Association with some degree of pride, conscious that it has played a by no means inconspicuous part m the aitairs or the colony, and done alarge amount of good for the town and district. The Association was started in March last with ...