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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Baak VotlOM. lite Queensland National Bank, Limited, incorporated under the Companies Act of 1863.) Bankers to the Government of Queensland. Authorised Capital . £2,O0O,CO0 Subscribed Capital. £1,600,000 Paid-up Capital . £800,000 Reserve Fund. £485,000 DIRECTORS : HÖH. F. H. HART, M.L.O., Chairman. HON. BOYD D. MOREHEAD, M.L.A. SIR ARTHUR H. PALMER, K.C.M.G..M.L.C. A. B. WEBSTER, ESQ. AUDITORS: FRANCIS 0. SOUTHE EDEN, ESQ. WU. ROBERTSON STRONG, Eso., CA. SOLICITO na. _ MESSRR. HART & FLOWER. GENERAL MANAGER : EDWARD ROBERT DRURY, C.M.G. GENERAL MANAGER'S OFFICE. Secretary : D. GEO. STOAET. ßub-Inipeetors of I Branches: I Branch Accountant : F. J. O'FLVXH. I G. H. PRITCHARD. ALEX. STEUART. I BEAD OFFICE BRISBANE. MANAGER : H. W. GLENNY. Accountant: JOHN BROWN. BRANCHES. LONDON OFFICE : 29 Lombard-Street, B.C. LORAL DIRECTORS: E. 6. DAWES. Esq. VICARY GIBBS, Es«. R. M. STEWART, Es«. C. E. BARNETT, Esq. MANAGER : J. W. DICKINSON (acting). BANKERS : THE BANK OF ENGLAND. THE CON...

THE BLACKSMITH'S BOYCOTT. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

THE BLACKSMITH'S BOYCOTT. THE information to hand last week that the blacksmiths at Longreach had combined in re fusing to do any work for tho owners of non union teams, is corroborated by our correspon dent. Be says the several blacksmiths' shops were visited during the early part of the week by two or three owners of free teams, many of them being thoso who came first into tliis dis trict and before the union was located berc. Tliey required several repairs to their waggons, and were refused in every shop. In one place tlicy were told the blacksmith could not do thc work they required, or bo would in turn be boycotted by thc union carriers.

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Special Advertisements. NEW ZEALAND LOAN AND 3ÚEU OANTILE AGENCY CO. LTD. Capital authorised ... £4,6iW,000 " subscribed ... 4,000,000 " Paid-up ... 862,767 Reserve Fond ... 830,000 Reservad Profits ... 8,820 -£1,201,687 HEAD OFFICE : Portland House, Basinghall-street, LONDON, B.C. HEAD OFFICE IN AUSTRALIA : Collins-street West, MELBOURNE. GENERAL MANAGES : David Elder. INSPECTOR OF PASTORAL PROPERTIES : William Oliver. WITH BRANCHES IN : SYDNEY, ADELAIDE, BRISBANE, And throughout NEV ZEALAND. ROCKHAMPTON OFFICES & STORES William-Street. LIVE STOCK AGENTS, CUSTOMS, FORWARDING, & GENERAL MERCANTILE AGENTS. Large Stocks of GENERAL STATION SUPPLIES kept. WOOL and PRODUCE received for ship ment to, and sale by, all our SOUTHERN Offices (where AUCTION SA I.KS are regu larly held) or forwarded on to LONDON for realisation. TOTAL WOOL IMPORTED INTO LONDON during 1890 by the COMPANY'S OFFICES, 96,016 BALES. 106,313 bales of Wool sold in Syd ney, Melbourne and Adelaide by the...

BARCALDINE DISTRICT COURT. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

BARCALDINE DISTRICT COURT. THE District Court at Barcaldine opens on Wednesday morning before His Honor Judge Miller, with Mr. King as Crown Prosecutor. The following cases are for trial ¡-John Moy nilian, impersonation; Joseph Mitchell, lar ceny; Arthi W. Boss, false pretences; Ed ward Reyna, , larceny as a bailee; W. P. Hickey, two' charges of false pretences, re manded for sentence. Thora aro likely to be two other cases from Isisford, a Chinese and aboriginal Tiger for larceny of cheques. There are no civil cases for trial.

STOCK STATION REPORT. CHAMPION Office, Monday, 10 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

STOCK ^ STATION REPORT. CHAMPION Office, Monday, 10 p.m. THE weather during the week lias been al ternately hot and cold, last Friday being sug gestive of stjovcs and blankets. Milder weather with occasional clouds« has prevailed since. Owing to the Easter Holidays, we arc unable to supply our usual weekly returns of wool despatched from Barcaldine. Mr. Dacey sent down 1280 fat wethers from Ruthven on Wed nesday and Thursday, and sold a small lot of them to Mr. Arthur. 104 fat lambs from Jac condol grazing farm were trucked by Thurs day's train to the Cooperative Butchering Com pany at Rockhampton. W. C. MARSHALL & Co. report having rc' consigned a large quantity of produce, etc., for out-stations. Business generally is under going a wholesome change Tor thc better an'd we anticipate that now that the wool has virtually commenced arriving that there will be an active season. The late risc in wool will give more confidence and tend to uphold what otherwise seemed a general de...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Mías KELSON, thc American fasting girl, bas successfully passed through the first week of her fast at the Hotel Terminas, Paris. Her weight has decreased about 81b. tot. THE youngest widow in Ba^iandremarried in 1690 was seventeen years «ld, and the oldest eighty; the youngest-widower who re-entered thc marriage state was nineteen the oldest was about eighty-five. THE first Bast Af rican paper has. benn published at Zanzibar. Its title il the ., Gazette,

[?]tes and [?]omments. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Soies and (Síommtnis. 7 ~ -? THE Winton correspondent of the Bockbampton Bulletin reports the following rather amusing episode which took place at a 'wedding last week :-Â young couple made up their minds to become one, and proceeded to the parson, but while tbe wedding cere mony was going on the girl's mother ap peared on the scene, and tried to put a Btop to the wedding, declaring that her daughter was not of age. But the daughter had anti cipated this move by wiring for a certificate of her birth, which showed ehe was over the age. The mother broke thc parson's windon, and abused the intended son-in-law, shower ing curses on bim. They bad to boodle the bride into the buggy, and the bridegroom bad to ron after it. BIB mother-in-law, instead of giving the newly-married conple a Bhower of rice, gave them a shower of stones. The bridegroom, however, said "Good-bye, she is minc now," and drove her home to the station. WE extract the following from the Mailnay Times of Saturday : -" It...

MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

MISCELLANEOUS. A TELEGRAM from Warsaw on January 4tb said :-A terrible incident is reported from tbe village of ProBchovitsakb, in the province of Kielce, Poland. In the cemetery of that Tillage, a few days before, a local physician was interred. Tho funeral took place in tbe forenoon, and as soon as tbe ceremony wes over the sorrowing relatives returned to their homes. In tbe afternoon of the same day a second interment took place, the new grave being in the immediate vicinity of the one which bad been tilled in afew hours previously. While the funeral service was proceeding, the mourners were horrified to hear a succession of subterranean noises. Before they could recover from their astonishment, these sounds were followed by a series of half-stifled shrieks, Which plainly emanated from an adjacent grave. The Officiating priest at once slopped the service, and tbe grave-diggers, assisted as far as possible by the by-standers, set to work to re-open the grave. When the coffin was r...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Auctioneers, Agencias, fte. Lloyd's Great Western and Central Queensland Forwarding Agency. (ESTABLISHED 1SS3.) Lucas S Ca. Lloyd-Joncs, RECEIVING, FORWARDING, ' AND ' ?General - Commission - Agents, AUCTIONEERS, Stock and Station Agents, Barcaldine, Ilfracombe and Longreach. AGENCIES Queensland Employers Association. Walter Reid & Co. Limited, Rockhampton Union Mortgage & Agency Co. " B. D. Morehead & Co. J. M. Headrick & Co. W. G. Thompson & Co. Lakes Creek Meat Preserving Works Barns & Twigg, Rockhampton Sydney Williams & Co. W. F. Walton it Co. S. Bassett, Roma Vineyard. London and Lancashire Fire and Marine Insurance Co. . Sooth British Fire and Marine Insurance Co. Agencies throughout the Colonies. London Agents E. S. LUCAS & Co., Guildhall Chambers. W. G. MARSHALL i CO., (Late J. P. PETEBSON) AUCTIONEERS, Stock & Station, Forwarding, General, Commission and Insurance Agents, BARCALDINE. j AGENTS FOB The C...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

QUARTERLY EJECTOR AL LISTS. QUARTERLY (April) LIST of Persons appearing to be qualified to Vote at the Election of Members of the Legislative Assembly in the year 1892J for the Electoral Districts of BABCOO, MITCHELL, and LEICHHARDT, within the Barcaldine Division. Objections to the name on this List most be sent to the Electoral Registrar at Barcal dine, and the person objected to, not later than the 21st dav of June, 1892. J. A. MACARTHUR, Electoral Registrar. Court HouBe, Barcaldine, 5th April, 1892. Electoral District of Barcoo. Christian and Surname. Situation Kif residence or prop in respect of which quoliacau _ arises. Foiling District. Adamson, John Allen, Alfred Allen, George Allen, Archibald Allison, John, Anderson, Charles John Antonio, Joseph Arthur, James Austin, Walter Bates, Henry Bassett, Richard Charles Biddell, Robert Birkett, Joseph Bloxsom, James B«pf, Charles Bassom, Henry Bowstead, Bichard Bowyer, William Bowyer, George Brace, Mansell Brady, Hugh Brassingion, J...

TYPHOID FEVER. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

TYPHOID FEVER. WE ere sorry to report tiiat several cases of severe typhoid fever are reported in Barcal dine, and it is said the germs of the disease are traceable to the water, from the wells in the town. There can be no doubt this water is highly injurious if used for drinking, and it is understood the authorities will make an effort to close some of these nurseries of the typhoid bacillus, especially in the hotel yards, where, it is asserted, the wells are close to the closets, and the water in some instances is used in preference to water from the artesian well.

New Postal Time Table. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Mew Postal Time Table. THROUGH tile courtesy of Mr. J. Hyland, thc Postmaster et Barcaldine, we are enabled to supply our readers with the new time table relative to the conveyance of mails : BARCALDINE AMS AEAHAC. Leave Barcaldine Tuesday and Saturdays, 2 p.m. ¡ arrive Aramac, 8 p.m. Return Leave Aramac Sundays and Thursdays, 8 a.m. ; arrive Barcaldine 3 p.m. LoNonEA.cn AND VEBOBMONT. Leave Longreach Wednesdays 6 a.m. ; arrive Vergemont Fridays 4 p.m. Return Leave Vergemont Saturdays G a.m. ; arrive Longreach Thursdays noon. JERICHO ADD BLACKALL. Leave Jericho Tuesdays and Saturdays, 12 noon ; arrive Blackall Wednesdays and Sun days I p.m. Return-Leave Blackall Satur days and Wednesdays 1 p.m. ; arrive Jericho Sundays and Thursdays 3.30 p.m. IXFBAOOXBE AND ISISFORD. Leave Ilfracombe Wednesdays 5 a.m. ; arrive Isisford 4 p.m. Return-Leavo Isis ford Thursdays G a.m.; arrive Ilfracombe G p.m. STONEHENGE AND WAEJISAJIBOOL. Leave Stonehenge Fridays noon ; arrive Warrnambool Tuesdays 6 p...

TURNING ON THE WATER. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

I TURNING ON THE WATEB. THE Blackall people have applied through the Mayor to the Colonial Treasurer, aa king that the water should be allowed to run fora few days to replenish the waterholes adjacent to the town. Mr. Ryan supported the appli cation, and the Under-Colonial Treasurer sent a message last Friday evening that the bore would be allowed to run for 48 boura, but that would be tile last time such a concession would be granted free of charge.

Postal Information. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Postal Information. -? MAILS close for Bockhampton and down the line:-Blackall and Tambo, Sunday and Thursday by T.P.O., 12-30 p.m. ; Tuesday, goods train, 9 a.m. Saltern, Ilfracombe and Longreach by T.P.O., Tuesday and Saturday, 12.30 p.m. ; Thursday, goods train, 6 p.m. Isisford, Tuesday, 1 p.m. Arrilalah, Stonehenge, Jundah, Windorah, Tuesday, 12.30 p.m. Aramac, Muttaburra, Tuesday and Satur day, 12.30 p.m. Winton, Tuesday, 12.30 p.m. Mails arc delivered at this office os follows : Rockhampton and up linc, Tuesday and Saturday, 4-30 p.m. Bockhampton, Emerald, Bogantungan, Alpha, Jericho, Saltern, Ilfracombe, and Longreach, Friday, 4 p.m. Blackall, Tuesday and Saturday, 9 a.m. Aramac and Muttaburra, Thursday, at 3 p.m. ; Monday kt 9 a.m. Winton Monday, 9 a.m. Arrilalah, Stonehenge, Jundah and Win dorah, Thursday, 4 p.m. Isisford, Monday, 9 a.m. Money order office open from 10 a.m.. to 3 p.m. ; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Savings Bank open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily; Registrati...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

Osear Baneke, Exam. Ph., C.F.D.A., from Royal College, Copenhagen. Botel STotic». SHAKESPEARE HOTEL, luC'Uil1'»»)'!),!!'»» Cobb & Co.'s Coaching House. G. P. SHAKSPEARE HHENDERS his thanks to his patrons -?- for their support in the past, and takes this opportunity of announcing that he has MADE EXTENSIVE ADDITIONS and improvements to his Hotel, in order to afford increased comfort to travellers. The Cuisine and Bedrooms Being personally attended to by Mrs. Shaks peare is a sufficient guarantee that nothing will be found wanting. The Bar Contains nothing but the very best brands of Wines, Spirits, Beers, &c, which are dispensed by the proprietor in person. .Ice always on hand. Loose Boxes and Stables Large and well ventilated, and second to none in Central Queensland. PADDOCKS WELL GRASSED AND SECURE. ^CPMS Hom, *w «»«*»»?«?««»««*?? ? ? *??»??, p. MCBRIDE, BEGS to inform his Western friends and the travelling public generally that in order to meet the requirements of...

CHAPTER LXIX.—THE LAST. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

I CHAPTER LXIX.-TnB LAST. j Some weeks later Keziah was made awar of what bad occurred. The knowledge of 1 bad carefully been kept away from her til she should be stronger. Elworthy then onlj told her such details as were absoluter] necessary, The bodies of ber father and brother la] beside that of Keziah's first husband ii Jumley cemetery. Mrs. Rimmon bad eve: since been at the Berediths'. Mrs. Bere ditb herself bad fetched ber as soon as shi bad beard of the catastrophe, and with he: bad brought the faithful Sarab, who bad re fused with many tears to be separated fron ber mistress. On Keziah inquiring about Laura, El worthy told her a plain fact that ber nam« was not to be afterwards mentioned betweec them. She had not gone home to ber father she had quitted England in company witt Winterfold. What Elworthy did not tell Eeziab wai that the iron safe in wbicb Mr. Rimmot kept his papers bad been extracted from the ruin, and that in it bad been discovered suf ficient evidence of Josh...

EASTER SUNDAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

EASTER SUNDAY. ' THE Kev. William Little, late of Herberton, preached for tho first time in the Primitive Methodist Church at Barcaldine last Sunday. The sacred edjfico was decorated with flowers and evergreens. Large congregations were present at both services. In the evening tho preacher spoke to the test "Rejoice in tho Lord," condemning the practice which some peoplo had of making religion austere and melancholy, and pointing out that to bc reli gious was to bc happy, and that Christians should be joyous in heart and show it in their faces. Mr. Little has a pleasing manner of speaking and evidently created a very favor- , able impression upon the congregation. Mr. I Little, with Mrs. Little and family arrived at i Barcaldine by Saturday's train and were ' heartily welcomed by the Church committee. I

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

LOOK OUT FOR " THE WHITECHAPEL MYSTERY." A SHORT STORY OF THRILLING INTEREST. Next week we shall commence thc above sensational 6tory, which will be completed in about eight issues. It describes fully the " Jack the Ripper" murders, and advances the theory for their committal. Thc story will be especially interesting to those believ ing in hypnotism. The above story will be followed by A story for the ladies. Barcaldine and Blackall. COBB & GO., announce having de cided to ran a weekly line of Coaches between the above named places, leaving Blackall FRIDAYS, returning SATURDAYS. Fares - £1 ; parcels, 2d. per lb. M'LOUGHLIN'S V Artesian SOAP, manufactured at tbe Woolsconring Works, Barcaldine Marathon District PASTORAL & AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. . FOURTEENTH SHOW. Will be held at Muttaburra on Tuesday, 24th May, 1892. ALL Sheep for exhibition must be on thc ground nt 7 p.m. on the day previous, and all other stock to be on tbe ground at 7 a.m. on thc morning of the Exhib...

PASTORALISTS' MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

PASTORALISTS; MEETING. THK meeting of the district branch of thc Queensland Employers Association commettes at Longreach to-day. It is anticipated there will bc a largo gathering of members, and it is to bo hoped that the Association will endeavor to mate some arrangements which will give to the carriers of this district more constant employment for their tcamB.

Round the Camp Fire [Newspaper Article] — The Western Champion and General Advertiser for the Central-Western Districts — 19 April 1892

"LOOK, here, Yorky," said Milligan, when all «ere comfortably settled down in camp ! a couple of nights after thc ghostly exper iences narrated last week, " I think it is about time you contributed a yarn. All bands have pitched a fairy but you, so cut in and give us something good." " Wall," said Yorky, " I can't think of anything just at present, that is a personal experience, but a brother of mine, now in Kew York, had a hair-raiser once which might interest yon. The tbing was put into print, and I have got a copy of it somewhere in tbe swag. I know it off pretty well by heart, but Til get it for reference, and I'll give it to you in his own words." So saying, Yorky, so named from his love of tbe stars and bars, went to the cart, and presently brought back a well worn and thumbed bit of paper. Yorky then told the following story, which be called "The Wild Train." " Yes sir ! the boy there, though but five years old and not knowing a dash from a dot stands upon the company's pay-r...

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