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Court of Requests, FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Court of Requests, FOR THE COUNTY OF BOURKE. NOTICE 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 7th September, 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 29th day of | August instant. Defences or sets-off must be filed on or before Thursday, the 3rd day of September. Every plaint, defence, or set-off, must have the j name and residence of plaintiff and defendant'| written thereon. In defended cases the plea of defence, or notice of set-off, must be in accordance with the forms prescribed by the late Rules of Court. By order of the Commissioner, G. S. GRIFFIN, Registrar. Melbourne, 10th August, 1846.
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. August 13, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND REGULAR DEMAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
PRICE CURRENT, MELBOURNE. August 13, 1846. IMPORTS. IN EXTENSIVE AND HEOULAR DEMAND. Rum, B. P., V¡ a. p, .gaiim Blandy, Martello " .7,./0 Ale, in bottle. jDltn6ar's .doun Allsopp'*, ^. Oilier brands. . ii j4íe Í7i bulk. DÂass .hogshead m"e l^V -,. » Hone Other brands. « n « »i o 0 0 Stont in bottle« 2War'í .doten 0 10 6 Other brands. «.,, " .'»i Uli 6 Stouí in bulk, Tnafr'S .hogshead Non, 0lherh^às. n Nong Tea, Hysomhin. c,ií(í 4 4 0 Congou . * ?»« " ". ö , ,.. » 5 10 0 mee, good ordinary. 0 0 2 Salt, Liverpool, cou««, to». 3 jq q Sugar, Ration, MaTtius .ton 24 0 0 Manilla. «,., n « Java." 21 O O Barret's. lb Oil Other brands.... " O OH Cigars, in bond. Manilla, No. 3 . 1000 3 15 0 V 4." 2 5 0 Woolpacks, hemp ...?.each 0 5 0 Sacks, 3 bushels-, . '" 0 * ® Gunny Bags . 0 0 9 Tow,.io'. 0 14 Hemp.,." 0 1 8 Iron, rod and bur, . ton 14 0 0 ? Deals,9inch.-.foot O O 7J , ,. li ,r . » 0 0 9V I (Vindow glass,assorted..,. 100ft aver. 2 15 0 IN CONSIDERADLE DEMAND. Geneva, in bottle, duty paid...
PROCLAMATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
PROCLAMATION. By his Excellency Sir George Gipps, Knight, Captain General and Govcrnor-in-Chief 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 nal Parliament ol Great Brid o and Ire- land, passed in the fifth and sixth yenrs of the reign of her most gi acious Majesty Queen Victo- ria, intituled, " An Act for the government of New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land," it was amongst other things enacted that it should be lawful tor the Governor of New South Wales to prorogue the Legislative Council thereof fiom time to time, and dissolve the same, by proclama- tion or otherwise, whenever he should deem it expedient; and whereas it is expedient to pi o rogue the said Legislative Council for the penod hereinafter mentioned Now, I, Sir George Gipps, Knight, the Governor aforesaid, do here- by, in pursuance of thepowei and authority so in me vested, piorogut the said Legislative Council f...
SUPREME COURT. THIRD TERM, 1846. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 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, 1846. Motion Days.-Monday, 20th July ; Satur- day,25th; Tuesday,28th ; Saturday,]it August; Tuesday, 4th; Saturday, 8lh; Tuesday, llift; and Friday, 14th. Undefended Causes.-Tuesday, 21st July. All undefended 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 canse may be set dinon for a?iy day appointed for the trial of defended causes, before a jury of Jour special jui ors. Causes to he tiued my a Juiiy of Foun Special Junons.- Wednesday, 22nd July ; Frt day,2ith ; Monday, 21th ; Wednesday, 29th ; and Friday, 31st. Causds to nE TntcD hy a Jury op twelve persons.-Monday, 3rd August; Wednesday, &lh; Friday, 7th; Monday, 10th; and Wednes- day, 12th. All common jury causes to be set down for the I 3rd and 5th August, th...
PORT PHILLIP GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th May, 1846. IMMIGRATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
POET PHILLIP GOVEBNIKEXfT GAZETTE, Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 26th Blay, 1846. IMMIGRATION. WHEREAS under the system of Bounty Emigration whjch continued in operation until the end of th,e year 1841, many married couples are represented to have emigrated to this colony without their ehildreh, in consequence of their inability to pay the sums demanded, in ad- dition lo the Government Bounties, for tile pas- sages of such children : and whereas it Juts 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 be received from any Bounty Immigrant who left Great Britain on or before'tbe7th day of January, 1842,* provided that such Immigrant was pro- duced before, nnd passed hy, the Immigration Board either at Sydney or Melbourne, as one of a married couple. lhe applications are to be addressed to the ' Agent for Immigration, at Sydne...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
ja* P^ÏNTING. Ti« Public aiie nEsrixTruLLY ivfoumed, that 3*oHi33vtmi OF ALL KINDS, WILL BK EXECUTED AT THE IÇEtBOimNE ARGUS OFFICE, With neatness, accuracy, and despatch. Th» Printer particularly invites attention to his frintmgofBOOK-WORK, the whole of his type fi)t thni purpose being perfectly new, and conse çutnthj b 'a -y inferior to any other office in
Tenders required for the supply of Provisions, &c., &c. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Tenders required for the supply of Provisions, «Sec, &c. 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 pinces attached to these divisions, having, according to agreement, given three mouths no- tice that his contract will cease on the 30th of September next, notice is hereby given that ten- ders will be received at this 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 ofh'ce, dated 24th of September, 1845, and published in the Port Phillip Government Gazette. Any further information can be ob- tained at the Sub Treasury. The tenders are to be scaled, and endorsed " Tender for Provisions...
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 28th July, 1846. TITLE DEEDS—PORT PHILLIP LANDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Colonial Secretary's Office, Sydney, 28th July, 1846. TITLE DEEDS-PORT PHILLIP LANDS. THE undermentioned Deeds have been trans- mitted from this Office to the Surveyor General, to be afterwnrds despatched to the Deputy-Kegistiar, Melbourne, for enrolment in the Supreme Court, Port Phillip, under the pro- visions of the Act of the Governor and Council, 5th Victoria, No. 21, when they will be for- warded to the Sub-Treasurer for delivery to the respective Grantees, on payment of the established fees thereon, viz. : PUKCIIASE UNDER EXISTING REGULATIONS. TOWN ALLOTMENTS. Proclamation of 30th January, 1846. Deeds dated 21st Moy, 1846. 1. James Ford Strachan, 1 rood 20 perches, North Geelong, lot 1. 2. Robert ¡lobinsón, 2 roods, ditto, lot 2. 3. Robert Roberts, 2 roods, ditto, lot 3. PORTIONS OF LAND. Proclamation of 30th January, 1846. Deeds dated 21st May, 1846. 4. Robert Hoddle, 52 acres, Bourke, lot 1. 5. Tilomas liudds Payne, 21 acres 1 rood 10 perches, ditto, lot 3. 6. Edmoud Charle...
Public Works' Gffice, Melbourne, 31st July, 1846. Tenders Required. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 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 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 &nbsp; the west entrance of the New Government Offices. The plans, specifications, form of tender, and &nbsp; security for the strict performance of the works as set forth, and all information obtained, by apply- &nbsp; ing to the above office, between tho hours of 10 o'clock, a.m., and 1 o'clock, p.m. By order of his Honor the Superintendent, HENRY GINN, &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Clerk of Works. &nbsp;
WEDNESDAY'S LAND SALE. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
WEDNESDAY'S LAND SALE. We refer our readers, with mingled feel- ings of pain and pleasure, to the account of the Government Land Sale, which ap- pears in our columns of to-duy. .' " Taken as an indication (as it undoubt- edly is) of the returned prosperity of the Province, the result of the Land Sale is peculiarly gratifying, but in every other respect we regard the proceedings with feelings of dismay. Making every al- lowance for adventitious circumstances, we fear the result of Wednesday's Laud Sale gives unequivocal evidence that the disastrous land mania which so recently almost overwhelmed the Province, is " a snake scotched, not killed"-and we dread the fearful desolation which will infallibly ensue if Sir Charles Fitzroy should show any indication to imitate the extreme avidity of his predecessor. In any case it must do the serious mischief of stopping our complaints as to the ex- travagance of the upset price of land, for how can we offer even a murmur on the subject in the ...
BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF THE LIFE AND LABOURS OF THE LATE REV. WILLIAM PASCOE CROOK, (Extracted from a Funeral Sermon preached by the Rev. John Ham, in the Baptist Chapel, Melbourne, on nie 19th July, 1846.) [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF THE LIFE AND LABOURS OF THE LATE REV. WILLIAM PASCOE CROOK, (Extracted from a Funeral Sermon preached by the Rev. John Ham, in the Baptist Chapel, Melbourne, on nie Ï9lh Juli), 1846.) The Rev. "William Pascoe Crook was bom in Devonshire, in the year 1775. He re- ceived lr-j early education in Plymouth, nnd during his residence there he oc- casionally attended a dissenting place of worship, and for some time had strong convictions of sin. Very early in life, he removed to London, and going one Sabbath into a dissenting chapel, lie ¡heard * a discourse " on the love of Christ/' which so powerfully affected his rriinth, that it drew him at once to the Saviour, of whom he had just heard. His heart was so filled with love and gra- titude, that he could scarce refrain from crying out; that hymn being given out after the sermon> " Salvation . O the joyful sound, Tis pleasure to our ears," he joined in singing with an overflowing heart,,' After this service, the Lo...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
BIiVTKE." 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 eveiy caie taken, without responsibility. All mares to be paid for on removal. D. FERGUSON. "BOYAb WIX.X.IAM." Imported in the "Eleanor Lancaster," by C. Tilly, Esq. T O stand this season, Royal William was got by Royal Oak, who, in 1826, won, at Newcastle-on-Tyne, the Mem- bers Plate of £50. At Chesterfield, a Sweep- stake of 10 subscribers, and another Sweepstake of 10 sovereigns each, six subscribers; and at Rugby the Town Plate of £50. In 1837, beat Tirailleur on the Swinley course ; at Bath, won the original 5 sovereign stakes, with £50 udded ; ...
Domestic Intelligence. SALE OF CROWN LANDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Domestic Intelligence. SALE OF CROWN LANDS. On Wednesday last, Mr. G. S. Brodie, the &nbsp; Government Auctioneer, brought to the hammer the Crown Lands which have a some time back been advertised in our columns. The following was the result: &nbsp; North Geeunc. Two roods-Upset price £300 per acre. £ s. d. No. 1-210 0 0 .. Alex.,M«Gillivray " 2-210 0 0 .. Roben Langlands " 3-215 0 0 .. Robert Sutherland. Violet Creek Two roods -Upset price £8 per acre. £ 8. d. No. 4- 4 0 0 .. Thomas Clarke " 5- 5 0 0 .. Ditto ii 6- 4 0 0 .. Ditto ,. V- 4 0 0 .. Ditto ,. 8-4 0 0 .. Ditto i " 9- 4 0 0 .. Ditto " 10- 5 15 0 .. Ditto " 11- 5 10 0 .. Ditto " 12- 8 .o 0 .. Ditto ' " 13- 7 4 0 .. Ditto Alberton-Gipps Land. Tu,o roods -Upset price £12 per acuei £ s. d. No.14-28 0 0 .. Daniel Law » 15-22 0 0 .. Ditto , " 16-10 0 0 .. Thomas Wills " 17-11 0 0 .. Ditto I " 18-12 0 0 .. Daniel Law " 19-13 0 0 .. Ditto " 20-14 0 0 .. Harris and Marks ;, 21-00 0 0 .. Ditto " 22-20 0 0 .. John Bul...
Criminal Sessions. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Criminal Sessions. IT if ordered that a Criminal Sessions and Ge- neral Gaol Delivery of the Supreme Court Jör the District of Port 1'hillip, be holden at the Court House, Latrouu-street, in the Town of Melbourne, on Monday, the seventeenth day of August next, at which all parties concerned are requested to give their atiendance. Dated this 30th day ol'July, a. d. 184G. WILLIAM a'BECKETT, Resident Judge.
NORFOLK ISLAND. (From the Sydney Morning Herald.) [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
NORFOLK ISLAND. (From the Sydney Morning Herald.) Bv the Governor Phillip we have information from Norfolk Island to the 18th of July. We regret that the news is of a most unsatis- factory character, the whole maps ef prisoners collected in this sink of misery and crime appear- ing to be in a ¡>tatc of ferment, and ripe for open revolt. A few days before the Governor Phillip left, a daring outbreak occurred, of which the following, as far as we have oeen able to collect, appear to be the principal features : The prisoners had been accustomed to receive individual rations, and utensils in the shape of pots and pannikins were furnished them to cook with. Under new regulations lately issued, all the provisions were ordered to bo cooked at the general me=s-housc, and the Utensils were accordingly called in, and were taken from the criminals by the p ¡lice. These vi ere in the first instance given up, but in a day or two's time the prisoner» collected in a body, and made a general rus...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Steam to Launceston. HE STEAMSHIP " SHAMROCK," G. ,^_] Gilmore, commander, will ... ... ¡vyllMiw the Queen's Wharf direct for the above port, atti o'clock on Saturday Morning. Tor freight or passage, apply to II. A. SMITH, Agent, Market-square. 12th August. For Hobart Town. rjM «IE fine brig " JULIA," 110 tons, Captain Clarke, will ! positively sail on Monday, the ____,17 th inst. For freight or passuge apply to JACKSON, RAE & CO. August 13tb, 1846. For Hobart Tovm. II E schooner " Marys," Capt. Griffiths, is daily ox- - peeled, and will suil for Hobart Town immediately after her in- ward cargo is discharged. For freight or passage apply to JACKSON, RAE. Se CO. August 13,1846» For Sydney. II E schooner SPEC, 150 tons, Captain G. Dicey, will sail for the above port positively on Saturday, the 15th inst. For freight or passage apply on board, or to R. JAMIESON & CO. Melbourne, ) August 7, 1-&46. J "Wanted, IN a respectable family, a girl about 14 years of age, ...
Shipping Intelligence. ARRIVED, [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
Sapping îmtcWgni.rc. ARRIVED, August 12.-Shamrock, steamer, 2O0 tons, Gilmore, master, from Sydney. Passengers Mr. J. M'Laren, Mr. and Mrs. Howe and child, Mr. H. Smith, Mr. A. IM'Arthur, Mrs. Young, Mr. and Mrs. Cooper, Mrs. Daine, Mr. A. Lil twrne, Mr. Dyson, Mr. Clinch, Mr. and Mrs. Evans. II. A. Snath, agent, CLEARED OUT. August 11.-Margaret, schooner, for Circular Head, in ballast. August 12.-Henry, brig, Tregurtha, master, for Launceston. Passengeis-Mrs. Johnson and child, Mr. and Mrs. Douglas and feur children, Mr. and Mrs. Walford and four children, Messrs. Payne, Marsht.il, Moore, Darby, M'Shaw, and t R. Thomson. August 12.-Martha and Elizabeth, schooner, for Sydney. Passengers-Messrs. Clarke, John "King, William King, and William Chandley, Mrs. Horolmn, and Mr. and Mrs. Henderson. August 13.-Mary, cutter, Brush, master, for Circular Head, ,. '.".' SAILED. n"/"t , ' August 13.-Glenbervie for London. -, ? ii August 13.-Pedlar, for Launceston. ,c"'-ji' August 13.-Mwlha and El...
To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. "In their dire creed gross falsehood reignssupreme." [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 14 August 1846
To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. "In their dire creed gross falsehood reigns &nbsp; supreme." Sir-It is truly lamentable to find in the en- lightened age in which we live, men of so con- temptible a character-so utterly void of princi- ple-so deficient of correct moral feeling, and despising the holy doctrines of true Christianity, that they will, for hire, write and publish the grossest falsehoods, either to defend a false creed, screen a thief, or advocate the cause of the mur- derer. I was led into these reflections upon pe- rusing a letter signed " E. K. Horn," which ap- peared in the Herald of the 4th instant. The ob- ject of the writer appears to be, first, to contra- dict a paragraph with the side heading '. Kil- more," that was published in the Argus of the 24th ultimo-and secondly, to make himself po- &nbsp; pular among the outrageous Papists that compose the majority of the population upon the estate for which he is agent. Had your correspondent mis- i...
A CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE MAYOR OF MELBOURNE AND THE ELDEST SON OF THE LORD OF THE MANOR OF To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 18 August 1846
A CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE MAYOR OF MELBOURNE , AND THE ELDEST SON OF THE LORD OF THE MANOR OF BOU CHURCH, IN THE ISLE OF ' WIGHT. To the Editor of the Melbourne Argus. Sir-As the stern and uncompromis- ing advocnte for freedom of opinion and public lights, the heritable birthright of Britons, I have to request the favor of your publishing the enclosed correspon- dence, with but one remark from myself i(t present-viz. : that I understand the letter T55 was almost torn to pieces by Mr. Palmer, and nearly throwa at the bearer. ¡o--, I am, Sir, «VII "j ' Your obedient ser vRnt, ; i; ' Edwin Miller. Formerly oí' 8, Palsgroye Place, Temple. ,txm : . (A) Totthe Worshipful the Mayor of Mel t>T bourne, James Frederick Palmer, J P. i Sir-It having been represented to me by a friend of yours that I am using my literary attainments for (he purpose of exciting and arousing the minds or the " Vox Popnh" against yon, m couse- ( cjuence of the recent injustice you felt disposed to inflict on ...
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Melbourne Argus — 18 August 1846
IMPOUNDINGS. At Pentridge, 1st August, 1846-A black cow, white tail, supposed diamond ofl shoulder, 5 with C under on thigh, illegible ribs : if claimed to be sold 1st September.-3s. 9d. At Melbourne, 31st July, 1846-One yellow sided cow, white back, belly, and gray face, top of the off ribs PC under, supposed PC imperfect, n young heifer calf by her side: if not claimed, to be sold 24th August.-4s. 3d.