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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
NOTICE. SHOULD tliis meet the eye of Benjamin Smith, formerly of Gararihlkrth, Mon- mouthshire, he is hereby desired to write to his brothrr Will-am. Address, W. Smith, " A. A. Pitt«," Newcastle, Nt-w South Wah-s, and to Mr \Y. Wiltshire, Pine Purest, ' Adelaide. NOTICE. SHOULD this meet the eye of J. Butler, of Bilston in Staffordshire, England, who came out in Ute '&lt; Lady Flora," he will hear of ! his friend, John Kent, on board of the " Martin I Luther," now lying at the Lightship. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE. August 12tb, 1852. IT having been represented to the Chamber of Commerce, that masters of ships trading to this Port are subjected to considerable risk and iespoii8Íbility by consignees having their ] goods landed through forwarding agenta, with- out pro luction ot Bills of Lading, and auch j course being contrary to general usage, the ! Committee seriously urge npon the trading community, for their own security, as well as j to espedí te the discharge of vessels, the ne...
IMPOUNDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
1MP0ÜNDINGS. Impounded at the public pound, Section 3550, Langhorne Creek-One red poly cow, hole in both ears, like L near nbs, K near shoulder, O off thigh ; one red and white poly cow, bald faced, no orand visible ; one yellow poly cow, star on forehead, white shoulder and belly - near ribs, near rump; one yellow M Ü cow, wide horns, near ribs, Ü near rump, M illegible brand off rump, with a red bull calf; one dun and white spotted heifer, short horns, about two years old, like WDS near rump ; one red and white spotted heifer, cock horns, about two years old, no brand; one ¿ark brindle 6tag, wide horns, like 53 off ribs, 2 off shoulder; one red and white spotted stag, star, no brand ; one red steer, cock horns, H near rump; one dark brindle and white bul- lock, blaze down face, large wide horns, H P conjoined near and off ribs, D near shoulder, 2 like O near rump ; one large brown bullock, grey fae», wide cock horns, white back and tail, like x or X near shoulder, gg near ribs, li...
SHIP MAILS. Monday, 30th August. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
SHIP MAILS. Monday, 30th August. For Great Britain per Standard, to Bombay and Overland, this day, at ll; and per Marlin Luther, to Liverpool. For Victoria, per Lady Harvey, Tuesday, 31st, at 11 ; and per Orpheus and Chatham, Wednesday, 1st September. For East Indies and China, per tho above vessel to India. RETURN showing the number of Packages of ihe under-mentioned Goods entered for and in Bond on the 28th August, 1852 : - Brandy, 99 bhds., 13 qr.-casks, 27 cases. Rum, 14 puncheons, 32 hhds., 6 qr.-casks. Gin and Geneva, IO bods., 27 qr.-casks, 126 cases. Whiskey, 22 puncheons, 61 hhds , 25 qr.-casks. Arrack, 6 hhds., 7 qr.-casks. Wine. 1 batt, 17 hhds., 113 qr.-casks, 21 octavts and half-aum. Cider, 1 pipe, 1 hhd. Beer, 20 hhds. Tobacco, manufactured, 5 tierces, 7i* half-tierces, 171 kegs, 69 cases, 40 rolls. Cigars, 19 cases. Snuff, 5 packages. Tea, 40 packages. 65 chests. Hons, 14 pockets. B. TRAVERS SOLLY, Warehouse-keeper.
ADELAIDE MARKETS. GRAIN AND FLOUR MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
ADELAIDE MARKETS. GRAIN AND FLO DE HABEST. Wheat, 7s 3d Bread, 6¿d per 21b loaf Barley, English, 5s 6d per bushel of 50 lbs " Gape, 5s per bushel of 50 lbs Oats, 7s 6d Bran, 2s Pollard, 2s Hay, £3 to £3 10s per ton Flour. £27 to £29. There has been a decline in the price of flour this day, caused principally by some parties offering small lots for immediate sale. Gram remains firm at the aboye quotations. CHAS J. BABE?-. New Corn Exchange, Grenfell-street. August 28, 1852.
ADELAIDE GOLD CIRCULAR. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
ADELAIDE GOLD CIRCULAR. The report of the discovery of a workable Gold Field io Sooth Australia was received in Adelaide on Monday last with considerable suspicion. From the result of previous rumours, the public had learned to exercise caution, and not to be satisfied without something tangible. Numerous parties of Mount alexander gold diggers and others have alreadv visited the Onkaparinga Gold Field ; and though there be not an unanimous opinion upon the subject, yet there appear to be sufficient indications on the Burface to warrant the expectation that pro* Stable workings being found as soon as the ground gets sufficiently dry to admit of sinking. A great many samples have been exhibited in town, which are of a bright colour and nuggetty form, with iron in the crevices; bat I have not jet heard of any of it having been subjected to the test of au assay. Some of the quarti! found with the gold is nearly transparent. It is nsèeas (b hazard co^jeeiures as to the yield of the Spo....
MELBOURNE MARKETS.-AUGUST 14. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
MELBOURNE MARKETS.-AUGUST l-l. The pass!Dg of the new Tariff Pill has heen the chief subject of internst in the mercantile world daring the week. It came into operation this morn- ing. For some days previous most of the wine and spirit merchants busied themselves in taking rum out of bo^d, which they did in larpe quantities, the receipts at the Custom House for the few davs ranging from £8 oro to £12,000. The duty ôn ram is now 7s, brandy the same, tea 3d per lb, gugar exempt. The markets genarally have not been character- ised by many transact ons worthy of note. '! he transactions in timber have been very great, and the demand still continues. Several cargoes from Van Dieman's Land have been sold privately at 30s per 100 feet, which price is readily given by the trade. Deals have also participated in the same advance ; these are chiefly ia the hands of one holder, who has the market almost entirely under his control and consequently asking any price he chooses. The first arrival f...
POLICE COURT. Thursday, August 26. [Before H R. Wigley, Esq.] [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
POLICE COURT. Thursday, August 26. [Before H R. Wigley, Esq.] William Smith and Robert Bay le, were severally fined 5s tor druukeaess. James Dalton, charged with ste aling a tin d'sh from Charles Thasher, alleged that being rather the worse for liquor he bad taken the dish ¡na" lark.'* His Worship considered it dangerous to play such larks, but merely punished the prisoner for being drunk and disorderly, by a fine of I Os. James Wlute and '¡"homos Lewis were charged with stealing ou the 14th inst, 17 bats of soa¿>, 120 pounds of tubacco, 5 loaves of sugar, a half chest of tea, 12 lbs of candles, a basket, a hand bru h. S bettles of cayenne pepper, a packet of starch, 2 bot. ties of salad oil 3 lbs. of butter, and a package of tea, the property of John Stewart, storekeeper, Uindley-street Mr Fenn appeared for the prosecu- tion, and Mr Walker for the defence. John Stewart identified the articles produced as his property, and estimated their aggregate value at £34 8s 6d*. He first m...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
To Timber Dealer*, Builders, Carpenter^, Dairy men, Storekeepers, &c. MESSRS SAMSON, WICKSTEAD & CO. are instructed (by the Trustees for Sale) to sell by auction at their Mart, Hindley street, Adelaide, on Tuesday the 7th day of, September next, at 12 o'clock precisely, a| most eligible Freehold Property, situate at North Adelaide, adjoining Mr Ilearne's Brewery in Melbourne-street ou the West, and frontín-" 52 feet 6 inches into Melbourne-street, with a_ depth of 270 fees to a 30 feet Road run- ning into Jerningham street, and Irwing a further right of Road to Mackinnon Farade. TheLand-oraprii.es about One-third of an Acre, and the Buildings consist of a large Timber Shed, 80 feet in length (easily converted into Workshops or Stabling, &c.,; Office, Sawpit, and Shed, and a substantial unfinished Dwelling-house, the whole having been care- fully arranged by the owner, and being adapted to any purpose requiring ample space and convenience, ATbe present offers ...
VESSELS IN HAKBOUIR. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
VESSELS IN HAKBOUIt. Anna Dixon, brig, 189 tons, Kirby, from Melbourne 16th July. Apollo, cutter, 44 tons. Wise, from Hobart Town, June 25. Anne, brig, 200 tons. Hamblin, from Melbourne, July 9. Augustus, barque, laid up for repairs. j Bandicoot, schooner, 7>» tons. Frazer, from Tort j Fort Fairy, Port Lincoln, and Tunby Bay. j Barbara Gordon, barque, 337 tons, Lilley, for Melbourne. Cliatham, barque, 4f>7 tons. Copeland, from Dept- ford and Plymouth, March 18. Circasian, brig, 318 tous, J. Bidley, from Swa sea. City of London, barque, 3-17 tons, Fine, from Bahia March 13th. Candahar, ship, 900 tons, John Goss, from Mel- bourne, July Daphne, schooner, 55 tons, Smith, from Circular Head July 17. Edward, ship, T. M. de Winter, from Swansea, 16th March. Epaniinondas, thip, 1171 lons, H. H. Kerr, from Liverpool. Ferdinand, brig, 153 tons, Groot, from Whampoa. Flash, brig, ! 89 tons, Sayers, from Melbourne. Glen Huntley, barque, 503 tons, Putt, from Lon- don, 10th February. Glouces...
MUNICIPAL COUNCIL. Thursday, J&ugust 26. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
MUNICIPAL COUNCIL. . Thursday, J&ugust 26. AU tbs members Mere present, excepting Messrs. Alderman Hall, Faulding, and Law- son. Finance.-The moneys received during the week amounted to £90 18s 3d. Repairs in various parts of the city were ordered. Strike of Workmen.-The Mayor intimated that the workmen employed by the Corporation would not work any longer unless they were paid ¿Cl per day each. On the motion of Mr Paxton, seconded by Mr Glandfield, it was agreed that the horses and carts be retained at £1 per day ; that thc City Surveyor be in- structed to make the best arrangement he could with the overseers, and that the services of the ¡ carpenters be dispensed with. 1 Suspension of Works.-Mr Platts moved, and Mr Slatter seconded, a motion to the effect that in consequence of the high rate of wages demanded, the repairs and improvements previously recommended be suspended. The resolution was carried. Resignation of the City Surveyor. - The Mayor read a letter from the Ci...
LOCAL AFFAIRS. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
LOCAL AFFAIRS. THE GOLD ASSAY OFFICE.-The quantity of gold deposited on Friday, was 5,468 o zs. ll dwts 21 gre., which, valued at £3 Hs per oz, amounts to. £19,113 10 2 and, adding the total value of previous deposits, viz.. £9S7,024 0 10 gives a present total of.£1,006,437 ll 0 DELIVEBT OF GOLD INGOTS.-The following are the deliveries since our last : South Australian Banking Company.-Nos. 2881, 28*2, 2885, 2886, 2887, 2888, 2898, 2901, 2902, 2903, 2904, 2905, 2906, 2907, 2908, 2970, 2971, 2972, 2973, 2975, 2976, 2977, 2978, 2979, 2980. 3021, 2910, 2911, 2912, 2913, 2939, 2966, 2968, 2969, 2982, 2984, 2987, 2985, 2988, 2990, 3010, 3015, 3016, 3018, 3019, 2991, 2992, 3030, 3033, 3031, 3036, 3040, 3041, and 1 lot on account of the Government. Union Bank of Australia.-Nos. 2900, 2909, 2981, 2974, 3020, 2947, 2963, 2962, 2964, 2965, 2967, 2983, 3012, 3014, 3017, 2960, 3031, 3039, 3045, 3046, 3048, 3049, 3050. Bank of Australasia. - Nos. 2883, 288i 3052, 3053, 3056, 3057, 3008, 3059. TH...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
TO CORRESPONDENTS. ANONYMOUS CONTRIBUTIONS.-it is requisite to eiisure attention to any contributions, that the name and address of the writer should accompany them If Correspondents wish to remain con- cealed from the public, we will keep their secret, but to guarantee their good faith they must be known to na. EPISCOPALIAN.-Our Correspondent will please to read the preceding notice. SOCIETY OF ARTS.-We have received a communi- cation from Älr Grove, the Secreta'y to the Society, and enclosures, to which we shall call our readers attention at the first opportunity. Our remarks on the Report of the Central Board of Education are postponed for the present, to make room for matters of more pressing interest.
NOTICE. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
NOTICE. A Weekly Edition of Hie ADELAIDE MORK ING CHRONICLE is forwarded regularly to Mount Alexander, and arrangements are made there to secure a large and general sale all over the Diggings. The Paper becomes thus a most desirable medium of intercommunication for the Diggers and their friends at home. Advertisements, Notices, Messages, Qc, for insertion in the Dijgings Edition, must be left at the Office on or before Wednesday evening, in each week. MORNING CHRONICLE OFFICE, August 26, 1852.
THE ONKAPARINGA DIGGINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
THE ONKAPARINGA DIGGINGS. Srs CE oar last issue, nothing important of a novel kind has occurred at the Diggings. The scene has been visited by hundreds of persons, some of them experienced gold finders; ard nearly all the visitors have tried their hands at washing. As the greater portion of them were amateurs, and the mode of working very desultory, it was not to be expected that they would be able to speak of large lesults. Almost every one, however, succeeded in obtaining more or less of the precious metal ; and patting together all the statements of a credible kind which have reached us, we think we are safe in saying that half a dozen pounds of gold have been collected. This is pretty well, for so holiday a style of labour as has been general. The ground is much too wet at present to allow of thorough exploration. It will pro- bably besóme weeks,even with fine weather, before it can be positively known whether the lower strata are sufficiently rich to pay for sinking holes and w...
BOSS'S SHARE LIST. 2, EXCHANGE COLONNADE, August 28. 1852. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
BOSS'S S-JARE LIST. 2, EXCHANGE COLONNADE, August 28. 1852. Barras £131 to £13.?, cash, sellers, "cam dividend.' ' I Gold, 13 10s 3d, firm cash. j Money, 10 per cent, on freeholds. | Ditto* 124 to 15 per cent on Barra Shares. Business generally in a very unsettled state, until more satisfactory results of gold diggings ia this colony. Apply to J. F. ROSS, iiroker.
SHARE LIST. King William-street, August 28, 1852. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
SHARE LIST. King W illiam-street, August 28, 1852. Rurras, last sale*, £ 133. Money on Freehold. IO pe&lt;* cent. Ditto on Burra scrip, and sma 1 loans, 15 per cent. Ditto on discounts, leasehold, and other security 15 to 20 per cent. Gold, 69s 6d to 70s cash, buyers. JNO RICH ABDiON / " , D. MELVILLE \ Brokers.
ADELAIDE PRICE CURRENT iXPOBTS. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
iXPOBTS. : } Cometed up to 4th of August, 1852. .SPrMTS fla bond) £ . d c « d 1 Brandy, Uaited Via. per ; n.ßjf; *.. o 12/0 « 12 o TV\*'»F* ,,?Per*c,,Sí 1 0 O' 112 « , Ditto, Manelra, par eal O IS O OOO îÂ. tîLpereaae - 1 10 0 * »2 Ô Ito. otha- brands per gai. O IO O 0 9 o Ditto, ditto, per case J 50 So Sï? &lt;VF. L)pcr gallon 0 4 6 OOO Gin (Old rom) ditto., 0 8 0 - O ' 9 O Geneva, ser eas«. OOO OOO WINES - (dary país; - ^P'í*.48 O O £5 0 0 Ditto, per down ...... | 5 o SOO Sh eny, per pipe. 25 O O 40 O O Ditto, per daxen. I 4 O j u O Cape, par pipe. none Champagne, per dozen 2 O O S O A Ciare^ditto.......... , 5 S ? 10 J* Maraala, per pipe. Ooo OOo Ditto, oer dozen. 0 0 4) OOo PORTEIS Taylor-B per hid ... v Trueman's _.... # Barclay Perkins* .. t1 5 15 0 660 Whitbread's........ J Ditto, per dosen. O 12 o OOo Dublin ditto, per hhd 4 15 O OOO ALE-London Oranos, pee "khd*;. -«s-7 o ooo Bass's Burton, No. 3 .. 8 0 0 880 Bottled, per do«,. «¡0 n o o 12 o Ditto, per doc. Dunbar's...
ODDS AND ENDS. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
ODDS AND ENDS. A COÄSf DEBATE SCOTSMAN.-Two Eng- lishmen, some time ago, visited the field of Bannockburn, so celebrated for the defeat of Edward's army. A sensible countryman pointed out to tuera the positions of the hostile nations-the stone where Bruce's standard was fixed during the battle, &c. Highly pleased with his attention, the gen- tlemen, on leaving him, pressed his ac- ceptance of a crown piece. *' Na, na," said the honest man, returning the money, " keep your crown piece, the English hae paid dear eueagh already for seeing Ban- nockburn " '* LOT HEB BE."-A Detroit mercantile gentleman, who was travelling eastward a short time since, went to the clerk of one of the Ontario boats to be shown to his «tate room. The clerk handed the applicant a key, at tb«5 same time pointing to a door at some little distance, marked " B." Our friend went in the direction indicated, but opened the door next to his own, marked " A," where he discovered a lady passenger making her toi...
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Thursday, August 26. [Newspaper Article] — Adelaide Morning Chronicle — 30 August 1852
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. Thursday, August 26. LAND SALE.-The following portions of Crown 'Land will be offered for sale by. public and ion, at the Local Court House, Adelaide, on Thursday, the 30th of September, 1852, at-ll o'clock. Deposit IO per cent. : - SÜBÜBBAN SSCTfOK. Connty Adelaide, Suburban to Gawler Town, Hun- dred of Munno Para. Plan 127. Lot. Seo. Acres. Price.' £ 2799 3183 75 75 C957 3184 60 6* ?958 3185 56 56 6959 3187 91 91 6960 3188 80 80 ^600 3189 80 80 2801 3190 80 80 6961 3103 60 «0 6401 3198 80 60 C0UKTET SECTIONS. ^County Adelaide, South of Gawler Town, Hundred of Munno Para. Plan J27. 6962 3186 114 114 6963 3247 90 90 County Hindmarsh, near Mount Terrible Trigono- metrical Station, Hundred of Myponga. Plan 75. 6964 S17 60 80 6965 548 79 79 C966 545 78 78 6967 546 80 80 6968 547 60 ?0 6969 648 60 60 .6970 549 60 80 6971 551 80 80 6972 552 80 60 6973 554 80 80 «974 555 80 80 £975 556 «0 80 «976 350 84 gj .977 562 80 80 6978 567 80 80 6979 568 80 80 6980 570 80 80 696...