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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
J- i ,OUNDED at Gundaroo, on.tiic 8th 1J of April, 1808, flromnJei, by3Messra John'" stone and Ramsay. Release Os each :- Bay mire, likoe gI nearshboulder, star, -near hindi. foot,whitc, lubble strap roundneart fore foot.: Chesnut filly, WI near .shoulder 'nd hip,- satl; whiteface, near hind foot white. If not relesled wvill be sold on the. 30th day -of April, 1808. . UGH VALL; NCE, JvOi., Poondkedper. VTMPOUNDED. at Queanbeyan, oin the I*L 17th of April, 1868, from Duatroon, by :?Geo . Campbell, Esq.; driving 4d each. :Present release.' 1Os 4d each: Bay horse, JE near shoulder like .' under Chesnut mare, near fore anld' offi hid -feet white?, MP off shoulder,. illtgibl ?brand neart shonl der; dark bay filly foal by her side Grey horse, JM near shoulder with illegible lotter : under Grey filly, illegible brand neat shoulder, like W, 4 years old Grey colt, i'ope, on neck, cross over heart' near: shoulder .: Chernnt horse,:2W near shoulder triangle under Chesnut horse, M near. shoulde...
Correspondence TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
Qollr ypwltdqflec TO TIUE EDITOR. Sa?a,-In the balance-sheet of 'the last Queanbeyan races the fullowing item appears to the credit of the treasurer, "Lunch and reTreshment for police, &c., £7 18s." My object in addressing you is to ask why in this £7 18s, the lunch provided for the po lice at a cost of £1, which they themselves have' paid, was singled out to characterise the expendi ture? Why did the hon. sec., in his letter explain ing the item, speak of the balance paid to Mr Land, for s ewards' lunch and police grog, when he must have known that the police paid Mr Land for, their own grog the large sum of 3s. The balance-sheet, and much more the letter of the hon. sec., would lead to the supposition-that there was a desire, or at any rate no disinclination, to bring-discredit on the officer in charge of the police. This attempt, if such has been made, would be an act' of folly here where Mr Latimer has very many friends and scarcely an enemy; but as the. matter may be us...
TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
TO TEZ ZDITOR. Sir,-Tn a letter which appeared in your last issue signed by a man called O'Neill, wherein he accuses me. of agnorance,'I certainly had not the advantage of receiving an education in Sligo workhouse and then being turned a-muck; but was taught to res pect men and, things, hence my desire to expose what I considered a flagrant abuse of the funds to which I was a subscriber. I confess I am not well up in lumping accounts or entering into contracts tor hu man forage, but would ra'her be satisfied with my present calling. But some people are so bull-headed that they think the world must be satisfied with what ever they think proper to tell them, although they desire to make people think all the law and justice is received from their own books. I admit I do not possess such a stock of brains asthe.race se cretary, who seems to have such a surplus stock as to run over us. He reminds rime of the story of the man going to war, who sent his cap. to be padded bullet proof, and ...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
TO CORRESPONDENTBS. " An Elector" addresses a letter through as to Mr L. P. Do Salis, 1M.P., complaining of that portion of MIr De Salie's speech in Monday's parliamentary proceedings, where, according to the herald, he is made to say- Hle was sorry to say that in the country it was frequently the cate thae particular gentlemen went to sit in court fur their customers." Elector complains that our member alludes to the local magistrates here and is indignant at the inu endo, and calls upon MIr Dc Sllis on this and other grounds to resign his seat in the HIouse. Ile also asks him, " In common justice to Messrs Levy and Wright to point to a single case of such un becoming behaviour as he attributes to them." T'he commuuication is rather too intemperately written to admit of publication as it stands.
Local and District News. CRICKET. QUEANBEYAN V. GININDERRA. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
CRICKET. QUEANBEYAN V. GTNINDERRA. TaE Queanboyan and Gininderra clubs having each won a match from the other, during the present season, a third was played on the Queanbeyan ground, Inst Thursday,. to put the question of supe riority at rest. As the appended score speaks four itself we shall not attempt the, invidious task of singling out individual players for particular notice, but" content ourselves with observing that Small horn's back-stopping was most excellent. The um pires were Messrs Glennie and Shumack; and the scorers, Messrs Dudley and Ilayley. GININDERRA. G. Harcourt c A. Thompson 7 Archer b Cook 0 E. Holland b J. Cook. 15 J. Blair b J. Cook 5 V. Davis b J. Cook 11 Bobby b J. Cook " 6 W. . Forbes b A. Thompson 0 IH. Davis c A. Thompson 3 G. Smith c A. Thompson 4. W. Mlason'not out 4 F. Davis c J. Cook 4 Byes 12, leg-byes 1, wides 2, 15 74 QUEANBETAN. W. Grovenor c Forbes 0 K. Faunce c Archer 4 J. B. Thompson c Blair 8 A. Thompson c W. Davis 47 J. Byrne b F Davis 10 J. ...
No Title Friday evening. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
[BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] PFriday evening. Wool and sheepskins improving; Fat cattle and sheep unchanged. The Governiment having declined to dis close the. contents of OcFarrell's letter,. Mr Maeleay read in the Assembly a copy of it which Archbishop Poldingj certified to be correct. O'Farrell therein said he repented of liis crime; had; long premeditated the assassination"of the Prince on account of the wrongs of Ireland.. No organiization existed for this object; but notwithstanding he had, in anticipation of success, sent to Irelanudbeforeland? a address thereupon to the people of Ireland and implying the ex istepce of an organisation here. The Appropriation Act has passed. Parliament. will probably be prorogued next Monday..
WEEKLY CALENDAR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
WEEIELY CALENDAR. Ihys o1 the 1100k. o1& onth. Sl nid sui ets gn. SATUR)AY ..... . .. 6pr. 25 1 32 SUN HAT .. ... .. 5(1 a 5 20 :3 SIONISAY ... 27 6:3 5 IS 4. TUESDAY . 8 11357 5 14 5 WItl)NECSSI)AY 52 2( 18 5 17 3 TIIUISIS)1AY.. ... * 30 .1 32 51 7 FI(tL __Y... ..:... ... n 24 5 14 8 r Tsao'S II:nsR4.. Shoot qianter os TIlursd1J~. shs.,:1355,r, ot 45I. 2inl. fl.Sn.
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. [PER GREVILLE'S TELEGRAM COMPANY] SYDNEY. Tuesday afternoon. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
LATEST INTELLIGENCE. [PER OREVJLLE'S TELEZGRAM COMPANY] SYDNEY. Tuesday afternoon. Tu~ execution of O'Farrell took place this moining. He had previously exprcssed to his friends his repentance for his crime and satisfactioi at the escape of the Prince, and appeared to be quite reconciled to his fate.. After engaging in carnest jprayer with the priest by whom he was attcnded, he ascen ded the scaffold unaided at a rapid pace, placed himself on the trapdoor, looked round on the spectators, submitted to the opeatioris of the executioier, and was soon in eternity, without~ any sign of his at all struggling. His remains were interred uh der the direction of the 'jail authorities at Haslem's Creek. On the previous day he sent a letter to the Coloniil Secretary which he] requested might not be opened till after his death. The letter and also another important communication',have since then been opened but the contents have not been revealed. O'cJarrell said privately that the idea of murde...
THE MARKETS. [Unless otherwise expressed, the prices quoted in this article are those in transactions between the producer and the first purchaser; not as between one dealer and another, much less the retail prices. The rates quoted are gathered from the best sources available—generally from the local papers; but it must be understood that this journal is not answerable for their correctness.] "AGE" Office, Friday evening. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
THE M]ARKXETS. Unless otherwise expressed, the prtces quoted in this article. are those in transactions between the producer and the first purchaser; nt as. betwe?n ove dealer and another, much less the retail prices. The rates quoted are gatheredfrom the best sources available generally from the local pacers; but it muct be understood that this journal is vol anrswerable for their correctness.j eAoAE " Omlee,Friday evening. The following may be taken as the current prices of the present week: Flour, per ton... One £18 0 0 seconds £17 0 0 Wheat, per bushel.. 0 6 to 0 6 9 Bran, per bushel...... 0 1 0 ,, 0 0 0 Oats ..................... 0 2 6 ,, 0 3. 0 Barileyy ............ ... O.. 2 O ,,. 0 0 Maize ................. 0 3 0 ,, 0 3 Hay, per ton ......... 2 10 0 ,, . 8 0 0 Potatoes,perewt, new 0 5 0 0 , 5 Butter, per Ib..... 0 8 ,, 0 0 0 Bacon, perilb...;.... 0 0 6 ,, 0 0 0 Cheese,per lb. (none) 0 0 0 ,, 0 0 0 'Eggs, per dozen ..... 1 .0 ,, 0 0 BD I1MA. Flour, £22 per ton; seconds, £20 p...
QUARTERLY ACCOUNTS. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
QUARTERLY ACCOUNTS. i We beg to'remind Subscribers, Adver tisers, and others w'lose Accounts are now rendered, of the vital importance to 'us of undelayed settlement of the same. blany of these.accounts are of long standing; and we respectfully urge a return of that consideration we have ever showon (particul2rly through the recent depressed times) by an early response to our present soli citatiotis. We have no desire or in tention to distress those who will con vince us "of temporarry inability to pay ; but we are persuaded there are many whose accounts remain unpaid through simple negligence. To these in particular owe address' ourselves, and sincerely hope the tenor of our remarks will have the c/feet of render ing any other means of payment un necessarUy.
QUEANBEYAN POST OFFICE TIME TABLE [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
,QUEANBEYAN POST OFFI(E TIME TABLE` S ARRIVAL OF MAILS FROM DEPART.~.:URE A OP iALISFOR : : I POST TOWNS. Sun. Mon Tues. Thri Pri Sat. POST TOrWNS. Sun. Mon Tues Wed. Thrs. Fri. Sat. Sydnpy, via P.. P.M P.M. Sydney, via AM. A.M. A .M Gouilburn... 60 6 0 6 0 Bupgendore. 40 ..4 0 40...40 Bungendore. . Goulburn . Sydney, via x r Sydney, via P]' PM und roo.. P.M. Canberra . 1080 Giuid1erira... 10 10 80 G da. 10 30 100 Gininderri;, ,t· Canberra.... J Gundaroo ... Ceoma ........ M x AM MiCa1ao P M t. P. . .M. BEnyan . ... j3 30 . 3 330 3 30 Binyan ... 6830 . 6830 6830 Mlicalago Cooma........ MPa. iie A le Lanyon 5.3 80 P.M. `580 P.x. Lanyon 5.;. 630 A.M .. 5830 Ai.x.d Jlniidwood ;. . . 5 30 5 80 Braidaood. 9080 . 9.30 Southern road, -P.. Pi. 0Southerni road, P.M. r.. viaYasa....... 10.80 . 10 80 via ass.... 100 . 10 80
European Intelligence. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
- tiuoiw t 'Jllttcllig'ttrq: . to ALLEGED ATTE13ar To'AssAssINATE. nIri hi KING oF PRussxi.-On January 27th, the hi magistrate at Bow-street..was engaged for ti some time in investigating a most remnarka- w ble charge of conspiracy to obtain money at under false pretences, The accused were w two Germans, named' Victor and Pordon, tr and it appeared that Victor -went -to the Prussian Embassy .and offered'for a certain :C sum to reveal the particulars. of a, plot: to d assassinate the King of Prussia. The per. o0 son who was to. do. this atrocious deed was a O Hanoverian soldier, named' Wilhelm Eme- 8 rick,'and Victor took. some one from :the tc embassy and pointed out the 're'idence of h Baron Blome, the:late Hanoverian ambas- P sndor,as the place where the plot washatched._ w The idea of such an infamous plot was re pudiated on the part of M. Blomc and other. Hanoverian gentlemen with the utmost in dignation. :The evidence against -ordon. " was insufficient" to establish his. compli...
EXECUTION OF O'FARRELL FOR THE ATTEMPTED MURDER OF HIS ROYAL RIGHNESS THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
EXECUT ION OF O'FA RRELL it FORI THE T ATTEMPTED .MURDER " OF HIB ROYAL HIGHUNES THB o DUKE OF EDINBURGH. 1 at Froml tihe A'itire. 01 TnE curtain hiasfallen over the melancholy sI drama which has convulsed the- Australian tl colonies during ,he last ;month. . Henry : James O'Farrell, the' vwduld-be assassin:of g of His Royal Highness the Duke of -Edin burgh, suffered the extreme penalty of the c law within .the: precincts of Darlinghurst jail, at nine, o'clock yesterday morning. He met his death at- the hands of the public hangman and his assistant with the most, impurturbable nerve and firmness. : t The unhappy culprit (who since his con viction has been assiduously aided by the a prayers and counsel of Father John Dwyer, who also. attended him in his last moments) has preserved the- same undeviating, calm, a and apparently unconcerned demeanour as throughout his trial before Mr Justice Cheeke. His behaviour has in no ' wise v seemed to affirm they presumption that he a was insane ...
WEDNESDAY—Before the Police Magistrate. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
WEDnNESDAv-Bo-ireo the Police M?agistrate. DRUNKEcNNEsS.-Michael Manly, charged with being drunk. and disorderly, was dis charged with a caution. ANNUAr;. LICENSING MEETING.-At the an nual licensing meeting on Tuesday last not a single application or objection. was made or entertained. IMrPORTANT TO POUNDKEEPERS.-The sub joined letter of instructions has been issued to pouudkeepers.throughout the colony : Department of Lands, Sydney, 15th April, 18(18. Sir,-As it appears from Poundkeeper's adver tisements in the Gazette, that there is some misun derstanding as to the time which should elapse be tween the advertising and selling of horses and cat tie, which have not been released within the pre scribed time, I am directed to point out that as the Act requires these animals to be sold wit/hin 14 days of the date their advertisement, those advertised in Tuesday's Gazette should be sold on the second Thursday thereafter, that is, on the 9th day from that on which lthe Gazette was publis...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
Colonial Secretary's Omeice, Syduly, 18th ~aurch, 1803. e Attempted 'muIrder. e ONE ITHOUSAND POUNDS REWARD, e FlOR ACCOMPLICES. TIT I I-IHEltEAS, on Thurrsday, thl 12th: ' inllsr i t, l an utlemplllt was alllle to neRSIIuII ti . 1S hirloTrAL kitoitxsE.r?S TII: DeLe OF EtINtItouII, rby fihritg t him withh a revolver; and whetreas, befure? it -the usstairA could be secured he. had fired. a. second;n1 d Ish1ot, wontding Mi r Geolrge Thorn,'. Al.d.whtreas a'. man. gtii ng the rnemu ofh IL J. O:Farrellh, 'hns been S.. arrest d for theoahove crhnrs. and there is rearson to. e i brelievee thofender was acting in concert ivlh.or by dilecttion of. oullh' not inll orttody, or?antisedad d as-. I- souicted togeither for. trecasonahle Ipurposes Notice: is hereby giren.that, a reuward.of £u-U00 willhe paid:. by the Goverrnlent.for any influruation larding ito 0O the aplrehenslon.?nd colnviulion of eath,. and every S AcCOOIticE of the aLhovrenamed r'Ifendter, ivhethdr re-: a ding in.this or. any ...
The Age. SATURDAY, APRIL 25th, 1868. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
SA TURDAY, APRIL 25th, 1808. Oun laws are so framed in regard to the criminality of offenders against society, that punishment is thereby intended. Unfori ttiately in New S.otli Wales these laws are not car ried out with that, strictness whichl seems to us as highly necessary. It halppens that men become criminal either from want of principle, the ef fects of bad couipany, or the indul gence of their appetite for strong drinks. In any of these cases men are sensible of the danger. they ex pose themselves to in following a course of crime. But the criminal relies upon the mercy of the execu tive power for a remission of part of any sentence that may be passed against him, and hence the large num ber that appear so often for adjudi cation of their offences. If the pun ishment intended were inflicted it seems to us that it would deter a re currence of crime, where a prisoner has been sentenced to hard labour; if the kind of labour to be performed was made in reality laborious our crimi...
POLICE COURT. TUESDAY—Before Messrs Hall and Levy. BREACH OF THE IMPOUNDING ACT. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
POLICE -COURT. TUESDAr-Before Messrs Hall and Levy. BRIACI[ OF TIlE IMPtOUNthDING ACT. J. MacIntyre wss summoned at the instance of George Campbell, Esq., of Duntroon, for a breach of. the 32nd section of the Impound ing Act, in driing ' horses from the lands of the complainant without first giving the re quired two days' notice. The defendant ad mitted the charge. Mr Parr, for the com plainant, said it was not the wish of Mr Campbell to.press for a heavy)penalty, as he merely desired a small fine to mark the of fence as a warning to others. Defendant had been cautioned before, and had piromised, not to offend again. But he nevertheless watched his opportuiity, and when every one, was at church -on Sunday,she repeated the offence, and was-detected.-- Mr Hall said that under the circtimstances the lowest fine lie could in flict was one.pound with 8/6 costs. He did this particularly as the offence was committed on a Sunday. (Before Messrs Neivcombe. Hall and Levy.) STEALING PORTIONS O...
FENIANISM. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan Age — 25 April 1868
S t?i?'n titi C,,OlU:, d M.,,tMy. F ~NZ.t:Is.SM has fuor a ligth:liei-' ptirvid leu a aill al-bsorbing topic it i C ,'e:3 B'ita iii, ~rance and A met ien. The I3;itidi aild French Iaihn;llazinies havei tetlemd with e.says upon this qa 'stion ; New York I'ishlner: have sputeil tot their heartt's contlert tipot0 th¢e pihtori,, , the daily jonu.lrcls- haIive becu Icpleta upon l nianui.?t ; and still what enians are. antd what they want, is cnivue loped in sos mystery. E;ach w,'ter gives a d.ff:raent version of thist organisation, and condeimns or palliates itaccording us seen from an English, Irish, or French point of view. The first idea of a Fenian conspiracy was treated with the utnmost ridicule, but subse quent events, viz., the atell)tt upon Chester Castle, the tresnctiing of the Fenian prisonetrs at MIanchester, and the outrage at C lcr'ken w'ell, have shown that daniger ltrked h: nenth the cloak of Fecuianih~nt,'and that Eng. land wo.uld have to take prompt uitra'u.es to r.:II(l...