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LAND AFFAIRS. ANNUAL LEASES GRANTED. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

LAND AFFAIRS. ANNUAL LEASES GRANTED. The following leases have been granted, in accordance with the provisions of the 33rd section of the Crown Lands Act of 1889 and the 49th section of iho Crown Lands Act. of 1895 :— No. 22656, John James Lake Grubb, Bon pongolong, 300 acres, parish Butra, county arden : annual rent. £1 17a Gd. No. 22657, John Withers, South Gunda gai, 970 acres, parish Burra, county Har den ; annual rent, £6 Is 8d. No. 22658, Denis Morris, Alice Vale, Ilia bo, 123 acres,' parish Wantiool, county Clarendon ; annual rent, £2 Is. ANfcCAL LEASES CANCELLED^ The following annual leases have been cancelled, in accordance with provisions of 38th section of Crown Lunds Act of 1889 :— No. 20,124, Louis Naruglaa, 500 acres, county Bucoleuch, parish Wyangle ; rent, No. 21.659, George Clout, junr, 525 acres 9 roof's, county Buccleuch, pariah Wyangle ; rent, £3 5s 8d. ISSUE OF CERTIFICATE. The Hand Board purpose issuing a cer tificate for the following c.p. Caveats against gran...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MINING MATTERS. MINING UNDER ROADS. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

MINING MATTERS. MINING UNDKRi itOADS. Application for permission Io mine under roads has been received by the Mines De partment as follows :— E- E. Weekes, 20 acres, part ti. water reserve 2753, county Biiccleuch, parish Wayard ; to mine for chrome. CCLD L&4SK BEFUSED. The following application for' a gold mining lease, has been refused :— E J. Mad ilen, 4 acreB, parish North Gundagai.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
GAZETTE NOTICES. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

GAZETTE NOTICES. QuAnTEHLY Licensing Court at Gundagai on 17th instant. Special Court of Petty Sessions at Gun dngai ou 9th December for revision of jury list. annual meeting of S'b.H. at Gundagai on 22nd November to. consider applications for auctioneers' licenses for the ensuing year. Crown land sale at Gundagai on Tuesday, 11th October.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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ALLEGED LARCENY. A BOUNDARY EIDER CHARGED WITH STEALING A SHEEP SKIN. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

ALLEGED LARCENY. A BOUNDARY EIDER CHARGED WITH STEALING A SBEEP SKIN. A(r BundaKtii Police Court on Monday, Edward Billingsley, boundary rider on Muttnma Station, wbb charged with having in his possession a sheep skirj, reasonably supposed to have been stolen. * Mr. Griffin appeared for the accused who pleaded not guilty. rirtnofiiWp 'Hicrham denofterl : On Wednes day, ?th September last, in oompany with Samuel Tucker, I went to acoused's house ; saw him at the door, and said to him, ?' You killed a sheep last night ;' he re plied, ' YeB ;' I said, ' Where is it ?' he said, 'Inside in. the kitchen;' I said, ' Where's the skin?' ho replied, ' Hanging on the fence ;' 1 saw the skin which 1 now produce ; I examined it but could find no tar brand ; I Bais!, ' Where's the head ;' he said, 'O» tho sheep ;' I went into the kitchen, saw the carcase, and found the head of the, sheep completely skinned ; 1 said, «? Where's the ears?' he said, 'They are over there,' pointing to the yard where ...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

FIELD AND KELLY, UP-TO-DATE TAILORS, Gumdagai . . ... THE DpSS DEPARTMENT. CE.W. (the Busy Draper) desires to impress upon the public the advisability of fseeing our Stock of Printed Woven and Stuff Dress Goods^before making your Spring Purchases. We will show you these Goods with pleasure, and will not ask you to make a purchase, but leave that en tirely to yourself. Our Assortment is so perfect, andf the Prices so as tonishingly low that we wish everyone to see. if only for the advertisement of our business. in Mrs- Westons Departments, viz., the Millinery and Underclothing, our stock is truly up-to-date and well worthy of the support of every lady who -has a taste for really nice goods Opposite the Court House

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

1st Australian Horse, piM^YBTIMi (PLflljH JlfiD BflJSCY) IN AID OF THE SPORTS CLUB IN CONNECTION WITH THE GUNDAGAI TROOP ? WILL TAKE PLACE IN ? Fry's Assembly Hall ? -ON ? FRIDAY, 7th OCTOBER. DOUBLE, 7s 6d; SINGLE, 5s. All mombersof the Troop must appear in full uniform. J. J. CORNRTT, Hon. Seo. TO STAND THIS SEASON AT Black Springs, near Coolac, THE BLOOD STALLION, Irish Home Rule. . IRISH HOME RULE is a dark bay or brown horse, stands over 16 hands high, bred by Mr. A. Town, of Hobartville. Be ia by Julian A venal, from Richmond Belle, sister of Richmond, Bosworth, Palmyra, Segeuhoe, Warwick and Superb, by Maribyrnong, from The Fawn ; The Fawn by The Premier (imp. ), from Melosina (imp.), by HarUaway. Home Rule took first prize for 2-vear-old colt and champion prize for tho best Kood horse ou the Cootaniundra Show Ground, 1886 , first prize for 2-year-old colt at ihe Tumut Show, 1887 ; first prize, Goulburn Show for 2-year old oolt, 1887. Home Rule's foals ran first and second in...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Sample Purse. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

A Sample Purse. The high waymaft had followed -her from town. He had observed the pocket-book which she held- in her hand. It was fat, even as a plump partridge. He was returning from the city, and he bided his opportunity. It was dusk. A lonely part of the road was reached. He snrftric forward, snntnherl *i.hp nnnlceh book from her hand, and disappeared. He wended his way back to town. Gleefully ho- sought his attic room. 'I shall dine well to-night,' he said. And- he opened the purse and swooned. It was fat with samples !

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Churchyard Curiosities. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

Churchyard Curiosities. A collection with the title 'Handy Book of Literary Curiosities,' promises well. Nor Is Mr. William Walsh's volume -{Lippinco'tt) disappointing, though the candid critic must admit that it contains rather commonplace corners. -Mr. Walsh has gleaned a good deal In the matter of churchyard curiosi ties: — a region wuion many investigators before his clay have found diverting as well as touching. Quaintness and the absolutely grotesque have full Often penetrated into the melancholy solem nity of these great Cities of the Silent. Think of this on a fair but unlucky ?young lady : She .lived a life of virtue, and died of cholera niorbus, caused by eating green frut't, In hope of a blessed Immortality, at the early- age of 21 years, 7 months, and 16 days. Reader, 'Go thou and do likewise.'

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Wanted Them All. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

Wanted Them All. ' - The- unmusical manager who protested, whem he found; a performer in his orchestra holding his 'bow during. a !, rest, saying to him, 'T donlt pay you to rest!' was superintending the arrangement of some performers who were representing: alegorical characters. 'Here in front,' said 'the author ?:?- of the piece which was to be given, '?;.' we will put the Nine Muses.' 'Nine Muses!' exclaimed:' the mana ger, contemptuously ; 'What's the, good of them. -? Nine Muses -would' look well in that great space, wouldn't they ? We will have thirty-six muses !'

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Faure's Portraits. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

Faure'a Portraits. President Faure's -portraits are every where in France. He figures on china plates, which, however, are not gratuit ously dis-tributed. His bust . occupies the centre, while on the rim are four small pictures.' The ilrst represents him as a little boy Jn liis-fathei-'s work shop watohing ills lather, who is maJking .a-'chair. The second shows him as a tanner's .apprentice, decked in an apron, and engaged in dressing a hide. The third depicts him as tlie hide merchant, giving directions to his packers,. ^.Jjn^the .fourth-he Is a deputy delivering a speeOh' 'In' the Chamber. !,

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Puree of Cheese. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

' Puree of Cheese. - Beat three eggs, add a small spoonful each of salt and pepper, three dessert spoonfuls of butter, and two ounces of 'grated cheese. Pour Into a saucepan and stir till the butter is melted and the cheese thickened. Pile on to slices of toast, and serve. . N.B. — The eggs should ohly.'.'be ^lijrhtly beaten.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Cream Scallops. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

Cream Scallops'. --'' ?? Talte half-a-dozen scallop shells, scour thoroughly in boiling water, then stand in cold water till required. Weigh half an ounce of gelatine and soak for one hour in . cold 'milk; ' then pour on It, half-a-pint of boiling v milk, and stir ' on the fire till djs-, solved. Sweeten to taste' ' and flnvmir-';w!Hi'j. vnnilln ' TT1!!!... flip - : aliaila. with the above and set to cool. Whip a little cream 'to a stiff froth, sweeten It, and add a few pounded almonds. Take a piece out of the centre of each scallop, fill It with 'tli e cream, turn out of ihe shell, place on a glass dish, and serve.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
More Than He Expected. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

- More Than He Expected. Years ago a member of the Indiana Legislature, In a brand new' suit of broadcloth ? and. a allk' hat,': gold-headed' cane, and while lawn tie, wandered up Into the sanctum' of the ' COurlerJour nal,' stood around in a .listless way, looked over .the papers, went downstairs arid came back several times.- He was asked to taice a seat, which he 'declined eloborately, and ended by drawing-. his chair In a confidential way up to the ' rounaaDOUt mans -iesK. ' Could you,' said he, ' put In the paper, that I am at the Gait House with my.brlde, and just fling In something about my being a prominent Indlanlan? Ivdon't care anything about this sort of thing myself, but you know how the women are. I want fifty copies of the paper sent to this address,' and he laid down $2.50, grinned, got red In the face, said 'Good morning,' and vanished. ' Next morning: he roiul that ' Mr. John R. Huckleberry requests us to say that he Is at the Gait House with his bride; that he Is ...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Some Royal Widows. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

Some Royal Widows It is somewhat astonishing to reckon the number of royal widows; regnant ! or1 uncrowned, now more , or less in' public view. .F.lrst, of course, comes her Majesty the Queen. Next to her one must rank her eldest daughter, Victoria, more com monly known as the Empress Frederick Then, in the same family circle, 'there are the Duehess of Albany, --born Prin cess of AValdeck-Pyrmont, and widow of the Queen's youngest son, and the lately bereaved Princess of Battenberg. Upon the Continent there are. a pair of widowed queens regent — Jlaria Christina of Spain arfa Emma' of Hol land. Both have* won golden opinions from those they govern, no less than from Impartial onlookers. Queen Emma is, by the way, sister to the Duchess of Albany, who is said to.Jiayo been the first choice of King William of IIol laud, ' J ? ' . ' ? But none of the queens or empresses can pu.t out of court Dagmar, some time of. Denmark, now the widowed Czarina, 'Marie Feodorovnn. ' It must have gone h...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Barba and Taunts. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

BarbB and Taunts. Even churchyards are sometimes made the scene of 'barbs and taunts at a great profession. ' Here lies the corpse of Dr. Chard, who filled the .half of this churchyard,' Is cruel, btft not particu larly original. The following, from a Newmarket cemetery, is as unkind as it is clumsy : Here lies the body of Sarah Sexton, . Who never did aught to vex one. Not lllce the woman under the next stone.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Spray. Queer Epitaphs. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

Spray. Queer Epitaphs. Puns, conceits, and experiments In rough-and-ready .humour are recorded rather1 plentifully in Mr. Walsh's col lection. Among them Is the epitaph on Mr. Foote, of Norwich : Here lies one Foote, whose death many thousands save. For Death hath now one foot within the grave ; also the famous one of Sir John Strange : . Here lies an honest lawyer, That Is Stratum !

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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READY-WITTED. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

READY-WITTED. T - ? On a first night at the B ? Theatre, a well- . known comedian once displayed remsrkabln presence of mind. He nas alone on the stage, and was supposed to be expecting anxiously the arrival of a friend. 'He comes} 'be exclaimed, looking off on the left. 'Joy ! I had been awaiting him so impatiently.' At. this cue bis friend entered — oa the right ! Someouo had blundered— but who ? There was uo time for hesitation, and the veteran player's ready wit came to his aid. ' Sly dog ! ' he said jocosely to the newly arrived. 'You thought to lake me by sur prise, but' I sanr you in the looking-glass yonder ! ' This brought down the house ; though the audience had been on the point of hissing the very palpable blunder the friend had made.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A HUNDRED AND FIFTY MILES AN HOUR. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

A HUNDRED AND FIFTY MILES AN HOUR. A German engineer, confident that the loco motive has now done ita best, and that its spted can never attain a much greater rate that sixty miles au hour, has deviled a method of travel ling calculated to make even a bishop breath less. His idea is to supersede the old-fashioned railway, with' its ballast, and sleepers, and light rails. Hi« line, with the up and down track ten yards apart, must be mode of much heavier rails set in solid masonry, and along this substantial road electrical express oars are to run at a speed varying from 120 to 150 miles an hour. Each car will' be practically a tram to itself, giving accommodation to forty passeugerB. dashing awny unattached, projected from towu to town by electricity supplied from thu rails. It is explained that the two sets of rails will have to be fixed far apart, lest the passing cars, raising a hurricane in their flight, should blow each other- off the track ; and that a special system of signall...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
HIS MARVELLOUS ESCAPES. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

HIS MARVELLOUS ESCAPES. There has just died, in London, a man who had passed through more strange experiences than any living ix-ioR. Early in life, ha was on board the Austria, when that steamer was burued in the very middle of the Atluntic. He Raved himself by olingiug to a fowl-house, which, with the aid of the cabin-boy, be got overboard. XQt) ['Nil linttiCU iur U(TCUirj-lvu* uwuid «/u mjio, and were finally picked up by a sailiiig-sbip-ati-i landed in Norway. But this gentleman's wonderful adventures hud only then begun. In a few years' time ho was in the famous railway Occident upon the North-WeBtern line at Bletehlej . He told me (writes a correspondent) that when be reached Bustou he endeuvoWed to secure a corner seat, but after a little \ltercatioa he gave it up to another passenger, who thought that he had a prior right. There were five other travellers in this carriage, and when the smash came my friend clambered up to the window— the oar liago'had overturned — and, reach...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE GHOSTS OF WOODSTOCK [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 5 October 1898

THE GHOSTS OF WOODSTOCK f One of the best stories of a haunted house is- that which in related of the Royal Palace at Woodstock in the year 1649, when the commissioners sent from London by the Long Parliament to take possession of it and efface all the omblems of Royalty about it, were fairly driven out by their four nf f,h« rlnvil nnrt fch'n finnovanceR fchov suffered from a roguish cavalier, who played the imp to admiration. The commissioners, dreading at that bime no devil, arrivod ub Woodstock on the 13bh of October, 1649. They took up their lodgings in tho late King's apartments, turned tho beautiful bedrooms and withdrawing rooms into kitchens and scullerieB ; the council-hall into a brew-house, and made the dining room a place to keep firewood in. They pulled down all the insignia of Royal State, and treated with bhe utmost indigniby eveiything that reculled to their memory the name of the King. One Giles Sharp accompanied them in the capacity of clerk, and seconded their eff...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
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