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Tenders required for the supply of Provisions, &c., &c. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
Tenders required for the supply of Provisions, dto., ¿to. THE present contractor for furnishing sup- plies of provisions, forage, &c. for the es- tablishments of the Colonial Government at Mel- bourne, Geelong, and Mount Rouse, with the other places attached to these divisions, having, according to agreement, given three months no- tice that his contract will cease on the 30th of September next, notice is hereby given that ten- ders will be received atthis office until 12 o'clock on Saturday, the 15th day of August next, for furnishing the required supplies for the period from the 1st October to the 31st December, 1846, both days inclusive. The particulars of the Supplies, and the condi- tions relating to them, are specified in the notice from this oftice, dated 24th of September, 1845, aud published in the Port Phillip Government Gazette. Any further information can be ob- tained at the Sub Treasury. The leaders are to be scaled, and endorsed " Tender,for Provisions," and t...
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 — 7 August 1846
Clerk of Work's Office, Melbourne, 29th July, 1846. TENDERS REQUIRED. Preliminary Notice to Contrac- tors In distant parts of the District. rilENDERS ivill be required for the erection JL of a Lighthouse on Cape Otway. The plans, specification, *nd description of site of such light- house will be on view at the above office on and after the 77th day of August next, when every information will be given, and a fur- ther notiei will appear in the Government Ga- zette. By orier of his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works.
To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. Sm-After all that has been said and written on the subject of the late riots, though I admit ' that the Orangemen were legally justified in all they did, and were entitled to the protection in- stead of the opposition ot the authorities, yet I cannot divest my mind of the idea that their exhibiting their colours was on a par, m point of wisdom, with the shaking of a red flag in the face of u mad hull. '1 he animals to be dealt with in cither case were much ubout the same in point of civilization, and the result to be anticipated was alike in both cases. I can only find one palliating circumstance in t->e matter, and that ariaes from my knowledge of the fact, that régulai ly as their anniversaries have came round, the Orangemen have bseii taunted by their Ribbon opponents both privately, and through their venal mouth-piece the Pott Phillip lletald with not daring to show then colour», and it certainly is not the least anomalous part of the lat...
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir George Gipps, Knight, Captain General and Governor-in-Cliief of the Territory of New South Wales and its Dependencies, and Vice-Admiral of the same, &c. &c. WHEREAS by a certain Act of the Impe- rial Parliament of Great Britain and Ire- land, passed in the fifth and sixth years of the reign of her most gracious Majesty Queen Victo- ria, intituled,- " An Act for the government of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land," it wita amongst other things enacted that it should be lawful for the Governor of New South Wales to prorogue the Legislative Council thereof from time to time, and dissolve the same, by preclama tiou or otherwise, whenever he should deem it expedient; and whereas it is expedient to pro rogue the said Legislative Council for the period hereinafter mentioned : Now, I, Sir George Gipps, Knight, the Governor aforesaid, do here- by, in pursuance of the power and authority so in me vested, prorogue the said Legislative Cou...
Despatch of Overland Mail. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
Despatch of Overland XKall. NOTICE is hereby given, that from and after Friday next, the 22nd instant, tho Mail for Sydney will be despatched from Mel- bourne, during the winter season, at half-past four o'clock, p.m., instead of five, as at present. Letters for Sydney will be received up to five minutes of the time of despatch. J. USSHER, Acting Postmaster. Post Office, Melbourne, 14th May, 1846.
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 184[?]. IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
PORT PHILLIP aOVSBNIKElfT OÄ.ZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 104b. IMMIGRATION. WHEREAS under the System of Bounty Emigration which continued in operation until the end of the year 1841, many married couples are represented to have emigrated to this colony without their children, in consequence of their inability to pay the sums demanded, in ad- dition to the' Government Bounties, for the pas- sages of such children : and whereas it baa 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 on or before the 7th day of January, 1842,* provided that such Immigrant was pro- duced before, and passed by, the Immigration Board either at Sydney or Melbourne, as one of a married couple. Ihe applications ore to be addressed to the Agent for Immigration, at Sydney,...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
JOB PRINTING. Th« Public abe respectfully informed, that ato* livíntúig OF ALL KINDS, WILL BE EXECUTED AT THE MELBOURNE ARGUS OFFICE, With neatness,accuracy, and despatch. The Printer particularly invites attention to his printing of BOOK-WORK, the vihole of his type | for that purpose being perfectly new, and conse- quently greatly tuperior to any other office in Melbourne.
Court of Requests, FOR THE COUNTRY OF BOURKE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
Court of Requests, >01l 11IE COUNTY OP H0UUKE. NOTICL is hereby given that the Court of Requests for this County will 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 he 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 set-off, must have the name and residence of plaintiff and defendant written thereon. In defended cases the plea of defence, or notice of set-off, mubt be in accordance with the forms ptcscnbed by the lato Rules of Court. By order of the Commissioner, J. S. GRIFFIN, Registrar.
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
MARRIED. On the 1st instant, by special license, at St. James's Church, Melbourne, by the Rev. A. C. Thomson, Jane Durham Blyth, widow of the &nbsp; late John Andrews, Esq., of Edinburgh, to James Tetley, Esq , settler, Port Phillip. On Tuesday, 28th July, at Trinity Church, in this city, by the Lord Bishop of Australia, J. d'Almeida, Esq., of Singapore, to Augusta, second daughter of the Rev. J. C. Grylls, M.A. On the same day, also by the Lord Bishop, the Rev. B. L. Watson, M.A., Oxon, minister of Penrith and St. Mary's, South Creek, to Anna- bella, third daughter ot the Rev. J. C. Grylls, M.A., minister of Trinity Church, Sydney. DIED, At his residence, Queen-street, on the 4th instant, at half past 3 o'clock, p.m., Jas. Tetley, Esq., aged 29.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
MR. E. M. L. SMITH has been appointed to collect the debts due to the Anous Office to the 30th ultimo, and will furnish receipts on payment of the several amounts, bearing the signature of the undersigned, countersigned by he collector. Prompt payment of the outstanding amounts is respectfully requested. WILLIAM KERR. Argus Office, 6th July, 1846. WANTS», A STOUT ACTIVE LAD ; he must be ablo to read and write. Apply at this office. Argus Office, June 22, 184«
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. AUGUST 3, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND REGULAR DEMAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. August 3, 1846. ^ IMFORTS. IM EXTENSIVE .AND nEOULAU DEMAND, £ j. Rum, B. P., 10 o. p, .gallon 0 6 Brandy, Martell's, " .7,. to 0 8 Ale, in bottle, Dunbar'» .dozen 0 ,0 Allsopp's, w. 0 n Olfcer brandi. OH ylfe in fcu/ft. Bass .hogshead A'oiie ¿i«W'« . " Won» Other brands.. 5 q Stout in bottle. Ounbar's .doten Q 10 Other brands. Oil Stout in bulk, Tayl°r'* .hogshead None Other brands., Nwe Tea, Hysonskin. cftest 4 4 Co"5°" ., 5 10 Rice, good ordinary. 0 q Salt, Liverpool, coarse, ton . 3 10 Sugar, Ration. Mauritius .t0H 24 0 Manilla. 24 Q Java.~." 21 0 0 Barret'».'» Oil Other brandt. » O O H Cigare, in bond. Manilla, No. 3 .1000 3 18 0 ** 4. " 2 5 0 Woolpacks, hemp ..-. . «ach 0 5 0 Sacks, 3 bushels, .'" 0 1 " Gumti/ Bags. 0 0 9 Tow, .to. 0 14 Hemp, ., 0 1' » Iron, rod and bar, .......... ton 14 0 0 Dtals, 9 inch ..foot O' O 7J ,. " " . 0 0 9 Window glass, assorted .... 100/f aver. 215 0 IN CONSIDERADLE DEMAND. Geneva, in bottle, duly paid, first quality. 4 ...
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. The Third Term commences on Monday, the 20th of July, and ends on Friday, the 14th of August, 1840. Motion Da vs.-Monday, 20th July; Satur- day, 25th ; Tuesday, 28(A ; Saturday, 1st August ; Tuesday, 4th ¡ Saturday, 8th; 2'uesday, 11th; and Friday, 14th. Undefended Causcs.-Tuesday, 21st July. All undejended causes to be set down for this day, provided the defendants' time for pleading shall have expired in sufficient time for that purpose and if such time shall not have expired, then such cause may be set down for any day appointed for the ti ¡al of defended causes, before a jury of jour special j m ors. Causls to be tiued by a Jutty of Four Special Jurors.- Wednesday, 22nd July ; Fri- day, 24th ; Monday, 21th; Wednesday, 29th; and Friday, 31st. Causes to de TitirD hy a Jury op twelve i'eusons.-Monday, 3rd August; Wednesday, bth ; Friday, 7th ; Monday, 10th ; and Wednes- day, 12th. All common jury causes lo be set downjor the 3rd and bth August, the ...
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 30th June, 1846. George Rodgers. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
Colonùl Secretary's Office, Sydney, 3ôth June, 1846. Cteorge làodg-era. ENQUIRY having beea made, by a relative in England, respecting George Rodgers, a commuted pensioner from the 73rd Regiment, and his grandson, bearing the same name, who are supposed co have proceeded to this Colony ; any person who is enabled to afford information respecting the above individuals is requested to transmit the same to this office. By his Excellency's command, E. DEAS THOMSON.
Public Works' Gffice, Melbourne, 31st July, 1846. Tenders Required. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
Public Works' Office, Melbourne, 31st July, 1846. Tenders Required. TENDERS will be received until 12 o'clock, at noon, on Saturday, the 15th August &nbsp; &nbsp; next, from persons, willing to contract for cer- tain artificers' works, connected with the erection of one wing of the " Lunatic Asylum," near Melbourne. Tenders to be endorsed, " Tender for Lunatic Asylum," and placed in the Tender box at the west entrance of the New Government Offices. The plans, specifications, form of tender, and security for the strict performance of the works as- set forth, and all information obtained, by apply- ing to the above office, between the hours of 10 o'clock, a.m., and 1 o'clock, p.m. By order of his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GINN, Clerk of Works. MONTHLY list of persons who have taken out Licences to Depasture Stock, to Strip Bark, and to Cut Timber on Crown Lands, in the District of Port Phillip, from the 1st to the 30th June, 1846 : WESTERN PORT. P. McGrath &a...
BELFAST SABBATH-SCHOOL TEACHERS UNION. THE REV. MR. HAMILTON'S ADDRESS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
BELFAST SABBATH-SCHOOL TEACHERS UNION. THE REV. MR. HAMILTON S ADDRESS. The second quarterly meeting of the Belfast Sabbath School Teachers* Union waa held on the evening of Tuesday, the 10th Feb. in Fisher wick Place School, whenan address was delivered to them by the Kev. David Hamilton, of York Street Presbyterian Church. The first meeting of a similar kind held by the Union was very largely attended, and on that occasion the Rev. James Morgan spoke at great length, the subject admi- rably illustrated by him being "The Ob- jects of Sabbath-School Teaching-" On last Tuesday evening the subject wns, "The Character and Qualifications of a Sabbath-School Tendier," which formed a fitting accompaniment to the other, and which, as will be seen by our report, was handled by Mr. Hamilton in a most ef- ficient manner. The attendance-com- posed, besides the members of the Union, . of persons belonging to various evangeli- cal denominations-was still grester than on the first meeting, provin...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 7 August 1846
J Ex " Captain Bobs." UST received by the undersigned, a large v assortment of Boots and Shoes, comprising the best lot of children's shoes and light work he has ever had the pleasure of submitting to his cus- tomers. N.B.-An excellent stock of Grindery for the Trade' JOHN CARSON. " Btv TAB." TO STAND THIS SEASON, At Springfield, Mount Macedon, forty miles from Melbourne, THE imported draught horse " BLYTHE," imported to Sydney in 1841, by Thomas Walker, Esq. " Blythe" was bred by Mr. Smith, of Airdrie, Lanarkshire, and got by Mr. Frowes' celebrated horse " Clydesdale Jock." Terms : Three guineas each mare, groomage included ; one mare in five allowed to bona fide owners. N.B.-A well watered paddock for the mares, and every care taken, without responsibility. All mares to le paid for on removal. D. FERGUSON. To stand this Season, AT Mr. William Wright's, Bridge Inn, Deep Creek, seventeen miles from Melbourne the thorough bred horse FAUX. JONES. Paul Jones, a bright bay, black points...