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INQUEST. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 12 September 1876
INQUEST. On Friday, 8th September, at the Wheat Sheaf Inn, North Portland, Dr. Brewer, coroner, held an inquest on the body of Joseph Boucher, who came by his death in the manner as stated in the last issue. The following gives the details of the in- vestigation into the cause of death:- William Coe of Coleraine, carrier, had loaded flour with him at Coleraine at Clapham's Mills, a week since, and had come from Coloraine with him op to Wed- nesday night, the 6th inst, at 10 p.m., he had appeared to be in good health. At about 10 p.m., on this night while they were encamped near the Walook Swamp, Coe said at this time I will turn in, deceaseed said I will go out and drive the horses towards the swamp, and then go to bed himelf. Witness heard deceased calling the horses by name, and within a few moments after heard him groaning in apparent pain. Witness called to him and receiving no answer went out to him, and found him lying on his left shoulder with his face to the ground, he could...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 12 September 1876
Tner LP.ADIN TONIo AND ComneCrIVii OP Tu. Ao,.. Its purity, remarkable efllenay In obviating digestive wea:kness or Irregularity, the promptitude and certainty with whlah it supplies vigor to the strengthles, its tranquili ising effect upon the brain and nerves, and finally its adoption by the medical profeasl6d na a means of strengthening and regulating' tihe vital forces, justly entitlo UDoo.L'no WtOLtR' s aoIeinAnu ARnMATIO S?n?nAPI'sato be regarded an the leading tonic and corretoive of the age.-(AirT.) - " Ilerkeley Sept 1869.-Gentlemen, I feel It a duty I owe to you to express my gra Itude for the great benefit I linen derivtd by taking ' Norton's Camomile Pills.' I appliled to your agent, 5Mr. Bell, Berkloy, for the abovennmoli Pills, for wind In thie stomach, from which I suffered excrnelating pain for a length- of tine, he having tried nearly-every remedy reverlhed, iut without' 'derlvlng' ally eneft, therfro. . After i, i?lr 'i eo bottlen of youlr vanluable pll I-.owa quit...
THE FOLLOWING [?]AN [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
THE F LOWING Extract fi m a Letter Dnted I a, 1872M , 1 frum ant Soldilnhbitr )I lorimngshatm, near Warminher 'iltst: " [ mtat a beg to say that your Pills are au cellent Medicine for me. and I c ainly do enjoy good health, am ,lcep, and a good appetite; tl is owig to taking 4your Plls. am 78 years old. emaiinitg, ntlemen, yours very respectfully, L.S. To the Proprietor NORTON'S , o)mIJ Po'ILLS,
THE HAMILTON STEEPLE-CHASE MEETINNG. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
]IE IHAMILTON STEEPLE. 'RABE UMEETINNG. he following are the acceptances for the at plechlse meeting to be held sn the 16th of eptember: arNDICAP IURtDLO nACE. t 1 at. lb, t. J. MoKellar'. b g Mlcawber, aged 10 7 S. II. Gallasher's i m Merry Maid 10 O Mi A. ilcIatyre's chl g Iagged Jack 10 C M R. Howle's blk g Jack's the Lad, ~eed ... 10.:, SE.. 0G. lex's hr g Dan Rlice, aged pn AI T. Walker's h g Ballyrogan, aged I i H. Gallagher's b m Maid of the Mist..... . 9 a Mr . Warrell's blk g Dayspring, aged 9 hr . Sharp's blk g Charcoal ... 9 7 Mr. . G. lex's b g Cyclone, aged ... 91 M ?. G.Rex's b g Tlen 'Tln, aged... 9 7 Mr. . Fergusson's b g Too Late, yrs a Mr. . Bergin's br g Brownie, aged .. "9 Mr. '. Stewart's Scottish Chief, aged 9 hr. . Whlteh ad's br h irza, 6 yrs 9 e ir. V.'Mclntohl's b g Charley, aged 9 ( ilrW. V Johnston'sg g Fuasleer, aged 9 9 : LANDICAP' BTsErLECUA?C. r.( IV. 'iTrn or's g g Vulcan, aged .. I I 9lr A. MrIntyre's g g Sportsman,aged 1o 7 H II.:., Quinn's b g HSe...
MELBOURNE CUP. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
JELBOURNE CUP. Tie following ilB the acceptances: t ilb. at. lb. Wmloma 8 13 Torchlight 6 :8 The'Ace - 10Bella 6 .8 Imiernal a I0 Vain Hope 6 8 Raln flood' ' 10 Fi'hermin ':'6 8 Sdtan - '6 llngwood 6 8 Smsthern Cross ' 6 Irish Stew 6 8 Strlin? g 6 Strop 6 7 Repid Bay 8 3 Meteor 6 7 Melbouroe - 2 ivenlight 6 7 Olfton KIsmet" 6 6 Sn Mag , 13 BAnker 6 6 Seduati1on 13 Mendacious 6 6 A.T. 12 Nemesis 6 Iilke ?" I0 Terlinga '.6 . 4 Mountalneer 7.: 1 The Deer 6 4 Ierecules ' 9 Gloom .: 6e.,4 Emulltion ' 7 8 Pride.of Hills 6 4 Imnpudence . 7 7 Brisels' ? 6 .4 Valentla'" ' 7 M. Ilnoston' °'6 3 Light o' Day 7. Ginger . 6 2'.V r.....5Al., .. -.7 6 l. - :-6-_ 0 Janitor 7 4 Lord Lytton .. 0 Newminster :'7 4 Velo 6 0 Burgundy 7 4 Aldingl 6 0" Canterbury 7 4 Florin 6 0 the Painter 7 2 El Mor - 5 12 timothy 7' 0 Napoleon ' 12 Ilreak o' Day ',6 12 Windsor '" 512 park 6 12 Dewdrop colt. : 5 12 Loquacity 6 12 Electriclty , 5 12 duperstition 6 12 The Cardiial- 5 12 1e008 /6 12 Sovereign 5 12 Iauglhty Bo...
OUR FIRST. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
OUR FIST. He wasn't a ferooiois looking man, and evidently only carie in to remon strate in a kindly manner. Something we had written did nit exactly meet his views (what it was he never de layed to tell in detail), uod he thought he nught to drop in sad talk it up. There were three preseat besides the editor, and a big Nevfoundland dog belonging to one of the reporters lying underthe table. The ninttehe opened the door the dog had hm by thelappel of the boat and yankel him into the room with a startling vehemence. It unnerved him a little-it would any man-and after he bhad coughed up his tobacco quid he said : " I don't 'spose it makes much difference, but you fellows got it in 'tother day that my gal PhiLh9 wore her mother's hair at a Crow Hollow surprise'"-just there the lscal stopped, pulled out a drawer in the bottom of his desk and took hold of a black, walnut file on which our previous issues were -suspended. "Don't,'! he soreamed. "Don't draw' no ga' on me II ain't mad ; and...
COMMERCIAL. PORTLAND MARKETS. Guardian Office, September 15, 1876. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
COMMzaoiA. t -PORTLA.YD MARKETrS. Ouardia'. Office, September l5,' 1876. 'hrtal price of flour is l 6eaper Lag Our quoationaa~ re- - WuoLtIALR Paicz&. F7 ir £12, Wheaat, 5. to. 5 3d'per btxsba1 ." Oatea dto 3e d do ,.13 .. ley, '3e GJd ' Butter 1. 2d lb * Eg~u'a 3d' doacir - - chaos. (colonial) 9dto, d perlb. : 5. FjIr.2C6p~r bag casbh.e , Barley, 4a , ' .prbushel, -----Wheat, 54 Gd -_ do ` pate, 49 to4s 6d" do,!. r 1.. Bm~ad, laslsd 'd,;-.% do'' .tfButte,-: 's:4d'to i1.&dlb. *~Eggs ,I 6sddoz. st Bre~ad7d per41b loaf l.3liraosa Bark, £C3 per ton
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
'IYIt Irt.AKINO I'wjYIU A41 Cuoll t 1ou1rIl: of rlwA74 Ito purity, reutrk II' uftllelwy olojitltinlt dIgctiveo weakne otr Irregulnrity, Lthe prIloiptitule nod cirttlnty with whllic it jpplleeon v itr to u oth lreuIItlhiiO, Its trntilIIn l(tig rrIre uIlpin the br:uitu nil tidrmven, di Iltilly is lndohIttti by ihe toedleol pro teelot no 0 it lennn of! utreutiglhli g not rrgilotiiig tile vital fireito, justly enitttle Utet rit 1WoIt.i'o Seittt1UAi AIROtAiiC SCIINAI't's to Ito reltnglrdds thne Ieridlig tonaic ad corriu tire of the aot.l-(AtVT.) MR. FREDK. L. LYNE BOLICITQR, PO T2 '' T .A , M . A,.COMMISSIONER .r Tum SUPREME COURT r7 SOUTH AUSTRALIA. Trust .Moneys for Investment on Freehold Secourity at Moderate Rates. MR. HENRY BUTLER '(LATE Or COLAC,) QLICI'TOR, ATroltNEY, & PROCTOR IIURD STREET, PORTLAND, (Adr. Fltcher's late residencee.) Trust moneys for investment on freehold - properties. Mn. EDWD. REYNOLDS, ATTOZNEY, SOLICITOR, AND E'"tOCTO IER PERCY STIt;lET, POIRTLANDI '...
COLOR BLINDNESS. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
COLOR BLINDNESS .... Dltonism, or color-blindlese, is very prevalent in France, says a Paris correso pondent. Dr. Favre,has .examined 1,050 'railway emprsj"e betuween 'eighteen and thirty years of age, and found 08 afflicted wills daltonism, or 1 in 10.7. Dr. Feri;,' at Lorlit;i. similarly eoamiued sailors, and found tihe proportion exceeded that revealed by Dr. Wilson in the case of England, viz., 1 in 20.. M. Favre observed among the persons that Ire' examined 'that they com. mitted errors respecting colors as follows 78 times with green, 50 with blue. 54 with viuolt, 4l oith yellow, and 10 times with red. This imperfeootion has a peculiarly grave relationship with safe railway and sea trave?llifn vllere igunal and look.out men are expected to distinguish colors, in order to prevent 3ollisinos. Sailors ought to h?ave no detective vision respecting red, white, nrd'green colours, common to ships and lighthouses. The ordinary means for testing the presence of colour-blindness is the ...
The Guardian, WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED THE "PORTLAND EXPRESS." To Protect our Rights — Not to Infringe upon those of Others. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15. THE RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION BILL. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
w ntr wInCR i n IT5oPOKAThO rTa "POaTLLED EXPRES." TT Protect osr " ligAf- Not to Ifinga , po tiAte of Oth0r. - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15; RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION BILL, THE rules of action which should ide the Ministry in dealing with the umerous applications for railway extension are exhaustively treated in Monday's Argus, and appear to be set forth in a spirit of impartiality and a desire to see a strictly national policy only adopted in the future.. The leading features in the general line of argument are worth noticing as they at once commend themselves to plain, honest common sense. First we have laid down a necessity for economy and the most judicious dis tribution of a small sum of money on certain defined principles-the adop tion, for instance, of a national policy as distinguished from a provincial or party one. Next, that each system of railway construction should aim at uniting the principal divisions of the colony with tioe metropolis, and at the same time forming u.,ks of i?ter...
SHORT LESSONS FOR GARDENERS AND AMATEURS. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
SHORT LESSONS FOR GAR DENERS AND AMATEURS. (From the Queenwlande.') Never work with bad tools. :Theb difference between the work done inu mouth would buy new ones. Have a place for every tool; and never leave one outor its place; tr, to usan an old adage, " A place for every: thing, and everything in its place.'. ' Take every morsel of waste off the vegetables sent to the kitchen. It\is so much trouble saved to the cook, and so much manure fur the garden. Never waste any animal o vegetable refuse, but preserve all for use in the garden. The very soapsuds from the laundry are rich manure. Whenever you have the opportunity dig to tlhewaste of the vegetables you are going to plant or sow. Snaa refuse, by adding to the soil the food required by the growing crop, forms the most appropriate manure. Never grow a bad variety of any. thing if you can help it. Iuferigr vegetables or fruit-trees take the some room and require as much attention pa good onee.' Let draining of the ground be your ...
LATEST TELEGRAMS. VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, SEPTEMBER 12. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
LATEST TELEGRAMS. (FROM OUR OWN co".,sstSu.NDI.NTS.) VICTORIA. MELBOURNE, Surnesta 12. The Mayor of Melbourne, Mr. A. K. Smith, left by the s.s Julia Percy on a visit to Portland. [rbe Julia Percy was in Warroambool early this morning, (13th), and may he expected here at the usual hour this evening.] e Melbourne, 13th Sept., 1870. The steamer Dandenong wrecked off Jervis lay ; supposed 50 lives lost. LATER TELEGRAM. Melbourne, 2.30 p.m. Reported total loss of the Dandenong not fully confirmed. The vessel was last seen half full of water; 17 lives lost in transhipping to the barque, which has now arrived at Newcastle with a number of the survivors. Great excitement here. .. p.m. Steamer Dsndenong supposed foun. dered off Jarvis Bay, \ln lay uight, 40 out of 78 persons saved by barque Albert William. Melbourne, Sept. I.1. In the Assembly, the Premier stated the steamers sent in quest of the Dandenong, including the Thetis, have all returned to Sydney unsuccessful; abandoned hope. Majo...
SHIPPING. PORT OF PORTLAND ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
SHIPPINg. " \l'Owrr OF PORTLAND \ e~v9 . FA"~Z.' o _ "ta.... Cart,1? '"'--t. troth ?Slboarne vat ,i-a... " ?. n4 -tlat • ` ý "-*M.. tar m .s Gr..m. Tranemr. MIns.. . M1onlton, Croenm Higinbotl.am. Silber lter. RKiner, lA,4e Misses Silberberg. Cramer. DavidJeon: Brennand, Stevenn. Le-ke, Mackwoo . H'wer. Thn man, Rev. .I. Grifflth. Mlosrs. 'K. Smith. J. S. Bitters, H.- T. Re?1. IL senty. W. Cast. T. Glancv. A. H. Yo.ns. G. Stater. W. H. pitehie. J. Oftirer. V. 'W'hber. S. 'Matthewse G. P. - Brbea, G 0 ?,e, IBrewer. Murphr. A. Davis, saninoed, Ewence. bsake. Rev. King. Btne,. Ciroj" Fairfax. Mebaffey, Pearee, apd 37 inithe sleerage. ' - Sept. 14-Lily, ieb, windbounrid. ]5-Legal Tender.sebh., wind bound - AWLD. . . . ..-... Per Julia Parery, str., from Melbourne. 1o?pkgs Anderson, 23 do Adamson, 1 dn HHead Teacher , I do Botterill, 1 do Bennett, 1 do Badnall. I do Butler, I do f'ooper and Badnall, I do Cue & Co., 29 do Campbell & Son.. 1 do. Croaker, Scott and Co., 1 do...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
NOTICE. ALL parties indebted to the undersigned are requested to settle 'their accounts at once., CAMPDELL MEIIAFFFY,i S * cBentinek-stroet. Aulgust 14, 1876. TO MASONS & CARPENTERS. CONTRACTS No 4 and . 5. TENDERS are invited for REPAIRS. Sto the IRON STORE PREMISES. Peroy-street, Portland. SThe tenlers nar to be delivered at the ofile of Theo. Must, Esq., by noon 'on' Wednesday, the 0thl instant t. 'Plian and pecilllations to be eoon at:my ofile, Town Hall, Portland. . The lowest or any tender not nocesearily necepted.. ' DANIEL NICHOLSON, , Architect."'s Portland, 15th Sept., 1870. .t TlOMXAS, GAUNT, The only watch mnnufacturer In the Australian colonles. Soo gold nnd silver tnedil. ani 'reporta.p the London, Melbourne and: ' Sydney Exhibitions. Silver watches for youths from' £39? Bost English L eers from o £108s Ladies' gold watohie' from X5 10.4." " Genlloemon's goild Lovers from i £15 Racing stop 'watches, niliprices ALT. OUAnNTBrID. 1 BOURKE.STrRE ET EAST, ' (conSRI ...
FEARFUL GALE. ROBIN HOOD AND SEVEN OTHER RACEHORSES DROWNED. Sydney, September 12. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
oLpI!' -OOp AND SEVEN OTHER R. C iE?OUSE: Da OWINED. Bydoey, Soptomber 12. ThelCitv of Molbourno put back to-day, aivlig 'onootintered the full forno or tleo galoe on Sunday off JorvD Bay. The dnocks were swept, and the steering gear carried away. , Morrison, the jockey, reqneatod the captain to "return in order to save the lives of the racehorses, Ibut he deterininedt to face the gale. Severnal soa were then hbipped, a perfect hurricane conimencod, andd the ship went round like a "top. Thi crew behaved n plendidly. .Tlhe weather was thick ond hlzy, the moPptali wasn Unbl to tell whore le was, and Co he put the ship " hond to sea." Then commenced tile slaughter of the racehorses .on board, the following being killed, viz. Nemesls, Gwendollne' filly, Robin Hood, Eros, 'Buigundy, Etoile di Martin, Soverelgn, and Poacher. The Chryso lIte colt and ledwood wore saved, but were badly unt. A fearftil sea stove in ,.ide oftl?a engine-room. Every bed in tie saloon was seturnted, nd groeat al...
HEYWOOD. Thursday, Sept. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
HEYWOOD. FROM OURn WN CORRESPONDZ?T, Thursday, Soe -i4. I can only liken myself to St. Paul, or some other saint, (I' ay it with all reverence) that I have many thiagsto say unto rou, but am bewildered with the profusion. There are those who live in a township like this, year after year, to whbm the ordinary couise of events has little significance, and suggests as little; but to one who his not seen the locality for yearn. the change is not only apparent but marked. Na;urally enough; I have my own notions on " things in general," and, as the opportttunity of giving them publicity is allowed me. 1 do so subject of course to editorial supervision. The first thing that strikes a visitor entering the township is ths,? somebody has turned it inside out. This, thosgh. not explicit, is suggestave of utter subver. nion, and that is exactly the alect pro duced. The good old flat, on which flourished good old trees, is painfilly denuded, and the "de?almzn of the bres, as novelists delight to...
CORRESPONDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
CORRESPONDENOE. Whilst admltll~g thre grcateet 1ltersr7 Irodom to Correepundents. our columns will bs open only to Such c nmunica Ione, shal bo ce.iary mrltten tmopestoly expresse', and of local or ICCeraC InCoret;c IO no CCo hbolding oursClt CC.Cponel clh for atnopla lCICthat may bo conveyed thereoi.
TABLE TALK. [Newspaper Article] — Portland Guardian — 15 September 1876
TABLE TALK..' ConnRrrIon. - Mr. Patrick Lavery, Heywood, writes to state that he is the onl person of that name in the district, andtbhat the report of the County Cont case, Mehaffey v. Lavery for £11 Os 61 and costs, goods sold and delivered, does not apply to him, as he never had oany cmmercial dealings with the plaintiff. We are sorry that any mistocke should have been made; but in justice to tihe Guardaln we must say that our reporter is not responsible for the error, as the record is precisely alike in the court books as reported in the paper. New STATE ScrooL.-We learn that Mr. M'Intvro the Government architect of State schools is now here making tile necessary arrangements for the building of a new state school in Portland. The building will, we learn, be made to accommodate at least 1000 pupils, and with all the latest appliances for the ventilation and school purposes. LocoxoTtvr Esot.--The railway loco. motiie engine, brought from Melbourne by tihe Aquila, schooner, was su...