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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
Newspaper..Establishment .. - AND MACHINE GENERAL PRINTING OFFICE,' SHOALHAVEN STREET, KIAMA. . TrHE Proprietor takes this opportunity of infornin I the inhabitants of Kiama and the surrounding dir trict, that he continues to execute Printing of every kin and description at the lowest possible prices, and on th shortest notice. Having at considerable expense imported some of th most beautiful machinery ever introduced into the print. ing business in New South Wales, which for speed atd execution of work, stands unrivalled, he would confidently expect from the district a fair share of patronage and support. ,Book Work Cards of Address Circulars, in script type Receipt Books Circulars, in rondo do. - Order Books Posters Promisory Notes i'fnd Bills Bill Headings, &c., Executed'on the shortest notice. The following For'nms hay be obtained at this office :-: Lease Forms Bank Books Apprentice's Indentures M loney Order Books" Forms of Agreement &c., &o., &o...
GRAHAM AND MULHOLLAND'S PRODUCE CIRCULAR. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
GRAHAM AND MULHOLLAND'S P1tOD1Tt " CIRCULAR: Wheat, 9s 6d to 10s per bushel Maize, 3s 3d to 3s 9d do. Barley (Maulting), 3s to 3s. 8d do. Ditto, Cape, 2s 3d tb 2s-9d do. Bran, 2s 3d to 2s 9d do. Flour, (1st) £25 to'£26 per ton Ditto, (2nd) £23 to £24 do. Hay, £5 to £8 do. Potatoes, £4 to £4 10s do. Onions, 6s to 12s per cwt. Butter, (1st) 2s ;.ditto, (2nd) Is 6d to is 9d,.dull. Honey, 6d to 7d do.. per lb. Bacon, 6d to 9d do. Cheese, 7d to 9d do. Eggs, 1s.9d per dozen Fowls, 3s 6d to 4s per couple : Ducks, 4s to 5s do. Turkeys, .Sts4.12sdd ... ....I. ....... Calves, £1 to £2 each Pigs, 6d to 6d per lb.-in demand. GRAHAM AND MUL HOLLAND; Commission. Agents, Commercial Wharf, King-street, Sydney, July 14th, 1859.
COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. SOLOMON HYAM'S PRODUCE CIRCULAR. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. -4--.e SOLOMON HYAPMS PRODUCE OIROULAR. Potatoes, £4 to £4 10s per ton Wheat) 10s Od to 10s Gd per bushel r . Barley 2s 6d to 3s do. Corn, 3S (d to 3s 3d do. Butter, Is 9d to 2s per lb. Cheese, 7d to 8d do. Bacon, 8d to 9d do. Fowls, 3s Gd to 4s per pair Eggs, Is Od to Is 3d per do en Hides, 9s, 12s, and 16s each Pigs (fat), in demand Calves, do. - . - Market Wharf, Sydney, July 21,1859; ...-
GOLD. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
Goo.-=A rumor is abroad those few days that gold has been discovorcd in the. vicinity of Quean-. beyan,' but-whether or not in prying quantitios,-I am not able to state. Iitai informed that prepar - tions are being made by some of 'oir enterprising townsmen, to raise eontributiois to eemploy a,pros pectiug party, to go' and thorouighly prospect'" tho? neighborhood, it having long been the.opiaon bof scientific persons, that gold does exist in paying quantities in thlii' iartor, and it is expected that it will shortly l,u ascertained' hwlither such" is the case or ilot.
THE WAY TO ENJOY HEALTH IN THE COLONIES. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
STHE PWAY TO. ENJOY.HEALTH IN - THE COLONIES. .. (rnokT MO1LETON DAY counaen.) In this country, with all the aid which medical science and sanitary 'regulations can, bring to bear on the question, there exists a very large propor tion of deaths, which arise from causes that might -be removed; and there is no reason to suppose that the rate of mortality in the young communi 'ties of. Australia, due to preventable causes, is less than in this country. On the contrary, looking to the habits of the people, the rapidity with which .wealth is.in:many cases acquired, and the readi-.. nsess.with which it is squandered, it would not'be matter of surprise if it were shown that to, the" ,neglect of proper sanitary regulations, 'of sufficient, care in the adaptation of diet and clothing! to: the' :changes and -vicissitudes of the. climate; a very. large share of the colonial mortality is duie. . 'Veiy recently the necessity of some -change in. the habits of the colonists has been pressed on the...
KIAMA LITERARY AND DEBATING SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
ITCAMA 'LITERARY AND DEBATING SOCIETY. This society held its, first meeting this year on last 'Tuesday evening, in the Free Church. Owing, doubtless, to instifficient publicity the' attendance, though respectable, was not so numerous as the in teresting character of-the meeting deserved... One of the'Presidents of the society, the Rev. H. Mack, occupied the chair, and opened thie meeting by calling.upon the Secretary.to read the minutes of last meeting. The rhinutes of the November meet ing were then read and approved. Mr. James 'Colley, the Treasurer, produced a statement of the accounts of the society for last year. The Tren siurer's statement was, on the whole, considered satisfactory. All the obligations of the society were fully diseharged,'and there was a good surplus to the credit of the society for the purchase of ad ditional books for the library.' While the Treasurer congratulated himself on nhs success he ha'd" niet with, he also informed the meeting that, had all the new...
DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
DEAT-n.-Theo Sheriff has informed us that he received instructions by the last mail that the two; blackfollows, sentenced to die for the rape on Mary Treatroff, are to be executed on the 4th of August.. A Sydney executioner will 'attend to finish theoii career. The. blackfellows did riot evince :an) • amazement or sufferi~g, when informed of the orderi for execution; but when in the- cell, and they be-!' gau to compriehefdfutilly thei'r lositiori 'they gave vent to lamentations and were heard bewailing their fate.-Moreton Bay ' Courier. TI'E AnoGYLE Aamouvr.TuniAL AND HoiTrIcLur ntAT SocI?EY.--A meeting of the committee of thi:~ Society was held at the. Salutation Inh yesterday when it was determined that the annual ploughin; .match should take.place on the 24th proximo. Th prizes and matches will be pretty nearly the sam, as last year,.with the addition of a gold medal, the' gift of Mr. Rossi, to be contended for by the win . ners at the two last;ploughing matches. A meetin;' of th...
MEMBERS ELECTED POR THE NEW PARLIAMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
MEMBERS ELECTED POR THE EW PARLIAMENT. East Sday:........on.;#Charle Cowper John Black Henry Parkes ,.S...... ..., Ho...... . Hen. James Martin Paddington.t..'.'.,....:.. Siir Daniel Cooper SMrrimbidgee .............William Macleay =-Brisbime::. ;. ...i. -.John; .Jo Richardson:: Bathurst.'.. ...............J. F. Clements Nepean;..................:::. Jamison Goulburn ...:...... ..r:. Roberts West Sydney ........:....Rev, Dr. Lang - J. Pemell . T. 'Broughton . S : J. H. Plunkett. Newcastl .... ........ Arthur Hodgson Illaivarra .r.. ............ Hargraveo . IKiama.....................S. W. Gray The Gleebe.;......... .......Jobin Campbell East Macq?irie.;.... ....:WV. Cummings, Suttor. Yass Plains.........'..,.,.T; Laidlaw....... Wollombi ;................:.W.' T. Cape -Northumberland..... :...... W. Scott Newtown. ..............Alexander M'Arthur Western Gold-fields ....:..R. Wisdom '. Pat :...................W. M. Arnold West 1cquario ..........:.J. M'Phillamy Ipswich ...,.,...........
LOOK OUT FOR YOUR CLOTHE-SLINES! TO THE EDITOR OF THE KIAMA EXAMINER. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 23 July 1859
LOOK OUT FOR YOUR CLOTHE-SLINES! TO THE EDITOR OF THE KIAMA EXAMINER. Sir,--I consider it a service to the public, more &nbsp; especially in and about this little township, to warn all who are in the habit of leaving clothes out at night, as there are of late either a thief or thieves prowling about, and watching every chance- they can get to strip the clothds-lines of any, or every thing, on them. Hoping this will be a warning to all new-comers not to trust their property to the tender mercies of these pillering vagabonds, . I remain, yours, &c: WATCHMAN.
CLIPPINGS FROM ENGLISH PAPERS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
CLIPPINGS IFROM ENGLISH PAPERS.' On Easter Monday there took place at Salis bury the wedding of a cattle-dealer, who had vowed that if ever he married he would ride toz and from the church on a donkey. : His friends kept 'him to his. word, .and provided fifteen donkeys, that they might bear him company on 'suite. 'This ludicrous wedding procession, h'eaded by a fife band, passed through the prin cipal'streets of the town, much to the amuse-: ment of the inhabitants. The Scotch, who are getting up at Aberdeen. a great exhibition of Scottish historical me 'morials-theUi Prinooe Consort to, preside-are 'about to ask' the Dean and Chapter, of West minster for.the loan of the 'stone from Seone, the". famous stone on which their kings were. :crdwned, long and still a part of the coronation chairof the kings and,queens of England. The. committee, a writer in theIllustrated London News understands, have refused to exhibit any. memorials of King Edwaid I., of Howard Earl of Surrey,, or of Wi...
ENGLISH EXTRACTS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
ENGLISH EXTRACTS. ---4- THE GREAT EASTERN.-AbOUt 500 work men of various departments are now employed on board this noble vessel, and as the necessary funds are now available, it is confidently antici pated that she will be employed by August next. A RMIARKABLE Ho?SE.---On Wednesday the horse " Sterling" attracted much attention as a " show" at Newport Cattle-market. The little four-legged dwarf was but 26 inches in height, and weighed but 451bs., yet was per fectly symmetrical, and indeed handsome. He is rising four years old, and was bred on the Monmouthshire hills. ANTIQUITY OF TIIE TAILORING TRADE. Amongst the antiquities discovered at Hercu laneum is a tailor's thimble, open at both ends, 'and in other respects precisely similar to the one used at present by tailors. Talk of the an tiquity of agriculture after this. No doubt Sbefore Adam took up the spade and delved, lie and his wife engaged themselves making a pair :of " continuations" for himself. IPlINCELY GIFT BY A LITERARY...
MEMBERS ELECTED POR THE NEW PARLIAMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
MEMBERS ELECTED POR THE NEW PARLIAMENT.. East Sydney............Hon. Charles Cowper John Black Henry Parkes Hon. James Martin ,.,ý Paddington..:...: ... Sir Daniel Cooper Murrumbidgee..............Williinni iMacleay. Brisbane ".,.T...,:..:. "..Jolih Richards on, Bathui~st.............:.:.·J.:.J. F?-Clements Nepean...................... Jamisoh Goulburn?.......:........ ýW Roberts West Sydney. ..........Rev, Di. Lang J. Peiemell T. Broughton e. H. Plunkett, : Newcastle .............. .Arthur Hodgson ." Illawri'a.....:............. Hargrave Kiamai:..:............... ..S. W.'Gray. . 'The Gloebe............. .....John Campbell East Macquarie.:...........W. Cummings, Suttoir. :Yaiss ,Plains............ a.T. Laidlaw : Wollombi ::.:....:....: ....W.' T. Cape Northuchborlanid:...:.'A..i.A. W. Scott Newvtown................... Alexander M'Arthur Western Gold-fields........ R. Wisdom Paterson ... .................W..M. Arnold' , SWest Macquarie ...........J.: M'Phillamy . Ipswich ...............
OPINIONS OF ENGLISH STATESMEN ON THE EUROPEAN WAR. LORD JOHN RUSSELL. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
OPINIONS OF ENGLISH STATESMEN ON THE EUIROPEAN. WAR. LORD JOHN RUSSELL. . " I think we ought not to be carried away withl too' great; apprehensions -as: to. what "may be the 'conisequences of tlhis conflict. Itlis: a conflict in itself for a 'change in the Government of Italy,- for. the,independence of Italy. is, asserted .by the . King of. Sardinia, for the maintenance of treaties and just possessions as'-affirmed by the Govern ment of Austria. In that contest I think we ought to be entirely neutral, for I cannot conceive thit there could be any 'advantage 'iii our inter fering in fav6r of one party or another."'. With re gard to the alleged, alliance betwee'n France and. liussia,hlie expressed his disbelief that such nego tiations had been entered into. A.. . HENLEY. " With regard to the war, fortunately, from our insular position, storms may.rage sometimes with out immediately reaching us'; but I confess' when I- see' tiree great empires engaging in" a strife Russia, Austria, and...
UNIVERSITY PRIZE POEM. "COOK, MEDITATING ON AUSTRALIA'S FUTURE." [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
UNIVERSITY PRIZE POEM. "COOK, IEDITATING ON AJSTRALIA'S FUTURE." DBY W. H. YARRINGTSN. (Delivered at the University Commemoration, July 18th, 18590.) The stillness and the hush of evening lay O'er sleeping nature; and the quiet bay, : Clmly reposing, as in tranquil sleep, Stirred not, save as the swelling front the deep -Came stealing o'er it, just as gentle breath Lifts the soft bosom, that, in seemning death, By passions all untortured, quiet lies, Untorn by anguish, undisturbed by sighs. So slept the waters, o'er whose face a beam Of softest light, e'en as a living stream Of purest silver, lay ; and from her throne Amid the floating clouds, in beauty shone The quiet moon :-a mild and holy calm Hunig o'r the scene : and, like an incense-charm, SThe fragrinice that from woodland flow'rets swept - Flow'reots that with the dews of evening wept Came o'er the waters with the gentle air, Then, rose to Heaven, like a hallowed prayer. Resting upon the water's surhico lay Two noble ships, ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
Evening Classes. M ISS HUSTLER begs to intimate that for the IR benefit of young persons engaged during the day, and adults whose early education has been ne glected, she :purposes opening an Evening School three times per week. Young persons and others wishing to avail them selves of this opportunity are requested to make immediate application. The course of instruction will include the usual branches of a useful female education. Miss Hustler will be happy to treat. with parties deirous of acquiring a knowledge of Music, French, .or Italian, on the alternate evenings. Terms one.guinea per quarter, payable quarterly ain advance. Hours of attendance fromn6 to'8 p.m. . For further particularn apply to Miss Huitlei? "Winb erly Cottage, Kiama. Holloway's .Pills. THE 'EXOITING CAUSE OF SICKNESS. rpHE blood is the life-sustaining agent. It furnishesthe I components of flesh, bone, muscle, nerve, and integu ment. The stomach is its manufactory, the veinsitsdis tributors, and the intestine...
SHOALHAVEN. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
. . SIi0ALIIAEN.I " [' FRO OUR CORRESPONDENT. I An..neccident of a very. painful nature occurred on Saturday last to Neil IcLloud;, a lad about fifteen years of age. .Ii appeairs he', was in -pursuit of'a : horse near Greenwell IPoint, in, company with ano tlicer ld, at thlo full speed .of thoir'hores, when the one McLloud. was riding fell with much force, and coming in contact with a sharp.oakstump, which entered the boys thigh just above the knee, and went upwards to the extent of about eight inches, fdrcing before it a portion: of the trousers. The other lad, on coming up to him,:made several at teimpts with! all his strength to pull the stick back, wh' ich'he;siiceeded in doing at lst;' and conveyed 'him to a 'frienids house, and 'immediatelysent for Dr. Alley,,whot'ook out portions of the bark'.and a large splinter. Yesterday the poor sufferer ,is;re ..moved- to his .own home, and Dr. Mackenzie seit for, .who promptly attended, and pronounced him tolbe in a very precarious stat...
DIARY. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
DIARY. Days of the WYeek.. o Su rise Sun set SATURDAY ..... ..... July 80 T7 3?. 5 0s o 2 SUNDAY-.......... ... " 31 7 3 5 9 23 MONDAY A .......... Aug.. 1 7. 2 5310 24 TUESDAY 0..........: | " 2 7 1 5 i1 [ 5 WEDNESDAY ........ " 3 7 1 3:11 26 THURSDAY .......;," 4 7 0 5'12 27 FRIDAY ...... ........ " 5 0B 513. 28
SATURDAY, JULY 30, 1859. IS THERE CAUSE FOR ALARM? [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
': ATURDAY, JULY 30, 1859.> . IS T'HERE CAUSE FOR ALAARM,? W. e r all' familiar with the old adage, that, when.our neighbor's house isoon fire it is quite as well that we should look to our own. The great armies'now drawn up on the plains of Italy-an •old and renowned battle field-have set diploma tists of all nations at work to reflect upon the ultimate issue of the cannous arbitrament. Upon, ,'surface, the plausible reasons assigned by NrPo FLEON, TIE TnIRD, of building up an Italian :power which cannot be torn asunder by the out-. break of internal revolution, or the aggression of foreign despotism, go far to lull into security the fears and suspicions of many. On'the other hand, the ?vil known attempts of the French Emperor to raise' himself from the platform of a popular Sassembly to an Imperial Throne by a successful ; coup d'etat, have convinced the more reflective that'his individual policy foi the purposes of self aggrandisement is not hemmed in by candor, faith, or scru...
THE METROPOLIS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 30 July 1859
T HE METROPOLIS. [FOnI OUR CORRESPONDENT.] .'I Music and the drama have been the rage with us this week. .Viitors from your neiglborhood no sooner entered bur city than their eyes fell on large posters giving/i them gristiitously the information. .that thiws was 'The Musical Festival Week,". and I. think that they must'have 'had diniind' iinto their ears until they were tired the preparations which .had besh 'maide in most families. The long talked ofevent is riow in progress,' and a' most brilliant affair it is. 'Just conceive the University Hall with its noble peoportions- -an audience of elegantly dressed persons exceeding 1,4C.)-the largest or chestra ever collected in this colony, and a chorus numbering m'ore than 250 voices. In every sense of the word the Festival has been a perfect success, and there can\ be ncdoubt tliathenceferward it will he an 'annual national'affair.- July will now be tile fashionable month for a visit to .the metropolis Ias May is in England. : 'A young...