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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

ADVERTISEMENTS. TURF SALE YARDS. THIS DAT. HEPBURN and LEONARD will sell on Tuesday, the 7th iuat., at the above place, 130 Head prime Fat Cattle (E. Henty's) 700 Fat Wethers (M'Lennan's) 200 Fat Lambs (Edward's) Also, 150 Old Ewes, to be sold by auction without reserve. Sale at one o'clock. FRIDAY, 24th FEBRUARY. Important to Slaughtermen and Others. To be Sold by Auction on Friday, 24th Feb., To Close Partnership Accounts. ETTERSHANK, EAGLESTONE and CO. will sell by auction, as above, at twelve o'clock precisely, on the premises, at Golden Point, The whole of those extensive premises well known as ETTERSHANK'S SLAUGHTERYARDS, Replete with every convenience for carrying on a lucrative and extensive trade, now occupied by Messrs Coram and Lawrie, consisting of slaughter house, drafting-yards, stabling, piggeries, dwelling house, and cottage, erected on purchased land, con taining, as per Government plan, 4 Acres 1 Rood 27^ Perches. Terms-Quarter cash; balance in three, sis, nine and...

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
STOCK REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

STOCK REPORT. EcnuCA AND MOAMA.-Wo liavo 110 crossings to re port since our last, but to-morrow a mob of fat cattlo is to cross from Mr Depraves' station of Tooranabbin. Wo coutinuo to receivo very bad accounts of tlio stato of tlio country on all tlio rivers and back blocks. In many places great havoc has been committed by bush fires, in others stock have been suffering severely from drought; and on tho Lower Murray tho devastating effects of numerous Hocks of sheop which this summer have been passing up from South Australia liko loeusts aro telling seriously on tho station stock. It is said that a large number of tho travelling sheep have pcrishod from starvation. Mr Rocliford, of Gunnewarra, has 31,000 sheep somewhere between Euston and Balranald, travelling on to tho Lachlan. Tho samo gentleman has 21,000 on tho road, probably now in tho neighborhood of Swan Hill, for Guunewarra station. Behind theso there is a largo number making their way up river for various stations. 4000 sh...

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AUCTION SALES. THIS DAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

AUCTION SALES. THIS DAY. F. EVEKINGHAM-AT Bro-S-n and Osborr.e'A store, Armstrong street, at twelve o'clock, Provisions, &O. HERNTJRN AND LEONARD-AT the Turf Sale Yards, at one o'clock, Fat Cattle, Sheep, &c.

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COUNTRY MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

COUNTRY MARKETS. ClAJNES.-Victorian flour, £23 por ton; whoat for fowls, 5s 6d per busbel; oats. 3s 3d to 3s 6d por bushel; pollard 2s 2d per bushel; bran, Is Cd do; hay £3 10s to £4 por ton; potatoes, £7 10s per ton. Cbeswick.-Victorian flour, £23 per ton; Chilian flour, £J110 por ton; hay, £3 5s to £3 15s per ton; oats, 3s 4d to 3s 9d per bushel; potatoes, £8 per ton; bedding straw, £1 lus to £115s por ton; pollard, 2s 3d per bushel; bran, Is 6d do.

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NEW INSOLVENTS. (Schedules filed in Ballarat.) [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

NEW INSOLVENTS. (Schedules filed in Ballarat.) Sara CorduVea and Elizabeth Cordukes, book sellers and stationers, trading as S. and E. Cor dukes. Causes of insolvency - Falling off in business, inabilty to pay rent, and pressure of the Rev. John Martin Strongman, a creditor. Liabili ties, £112 6s 9d ; assets, £96 16s 7d ; deficiency, £16 10s 2d. John Woolcock, formerly of Majorca, but now of Creswick road, Ballarat, puddler. Causes of insol vency-Death of horses, inability to carry on pud dling operations in consequence, and pressure of creditors. Liabilities, £104 ; assets, £8 ; deficiency, £96. Henry James Shepherd, of Ballarat, butcher. Causes of insolvency-Having stock-in-trade seized by a creditor under bill of sale, and pressure of cre ditors. Liabilities, £248 12s 6d ; assets, £26 16s 8d ; deficiency, £221 15s lOd. (Schedules filed in Geelong.) William Armour, Ceres, hotelkeeper. Liabilities, £541; assets, £3. John Lyon, Beaufort, blacksmith. Liabilities, £311 ; assets, £196....

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
VICTORIAN RAILWAYS. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

VICTORIAN RAILWAYS. TRAFFIC FOB WEEK KKDINQ 2ND FEBRUARY 1865: Passengers, 24,251 £5229 IS 0 Parcels and Livo Stock 351 9 5 Merchandise 5732 18 7 £11,314 G 0 JAS. DOWN, pro. Secretary. Traffio Audit Ofiico, Gth February.

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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METEOROLOGY OF BALLARAT. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

METEOROLOGY OF BALLAKAT. Summaries of meteorological observations taken at the District Survey Office, Ballaraf, during the years 18C3 and 1S64. Above the sea level, 1438 feet. Months. v < Moans and Yoar- i Extremes. ' Tcmporaturo in Shado. Moan. Max. Min 64.6 62.7 60.2 66.5 50.1 46.3 42.6 44.0 45.7 50.2 54.1 58.5 52.9 103.7 100.0 86.7 82.3 67.5 61.4 56.1 57.3 67.3 74.1 85.0 92.4 103.7 45.3 41.5 41.2 30.2 36.4 32.7 30.0 27.4 29.3 36.3 36.0 31.2 27.4 Pressuro of Air. Mean. Maxm. Incli. 28.420 28.458 28.523 28.670 28.509 28.614 28.417 23.501 28.567 28.259 28.370 28.3S4 28,479 Inch. 28.035 28.717 28.786 23.888 28.829 29.013 28.881 28.961 29.009 28.S20 28.603 28.719 29.069 Minm. Inch. 28.095 28.180 28.256 28.198 28.018 28.216 27.862 27.968 28.160 27.604 27.945 27.579 27.579 a Sat. = 1, 0.588 0.624 0.738 0.764 0.837 0.889 0.916 0.858 0.814 0.797 0.758 0.739 0.777 2.C O g c. o £ i<=> !H ?9 o-10 4.5 4.8 5.8 4.7 6.8 6.2 6.7 7.0 6.5 6.7 6.6 5.4 5.9 Inch. 2.020 ,3.790...

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

NOTICE TO FARMERS, PRODUCE MER CHANTS, AND SPECULATORS. THE undersigned are prepared to make liberal cash advances oil grain conEigned to them for sale or Btorage. Best store on Bailar.it; free from vermin, and insurance very low. M'DOWALL and GRAY. STORAGE. STORAGE. STORAGE. NOTICE TO FARMERS. 1 rpHE undersigned are preparod to make liberal JL cash advances on grain consigned to them for salo or storage, at their new brick stores, corner of i Mair and Doveton streets, Market Square. J. V. TaIU'K and CO. [ ' jj.'HE underpinned is prepared to make Cash fl. Advances on wheat, oats, and barley, consigned to him for sale or storage. WILLIAM. EAVES, Agent for William Degrave3* guaranteed eilk dressed flour. H OTIC E. THE SUBSCRIPTION to the S ALL AS AT STAR is Reduced to 15s. PER QUARTER, The rales are as follow: Delivered in Ballarat £0 15 0 per quarter. liy post 116 " Single copy 0 0 4 Summary (by post) 0 5 0 per annum. Payable in advance. vr OTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS Great inconvenience...

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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SOUTH RIDING OF BALLARATSHIRE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

SOUTH RIDING OF EALLARATSHIRE. The eltction for the South Hiding of liallaratsliire was held on Friday, at the Two Bridges Hotel, be fore Mr George Beaton, returning officer of tlis riding. In the early part of the day there was an absence of the excitement and enthusiasm which always attended road boarc' elections of the olden days. The weather was wet and stormy. The returning olflecr, and the Secretary of the shire, who acted as poll clerk, were seated in a cold desolate room at a board ol green cloth vis a vis to four intel ligent looking scrutineers, guarded by an imposing police force under the comtmnd of Senior Constable Nelson, of Learmontl). Outside the booth might be Been the four candidates of the day fraternising like a happy family over their refreshments, but of the free and independent electors, who were not candi dates, hardly one wts to be seen till about 11 o'clock a.m. About noon a large number of voters began to arrive, and the candidates were repeatedly called f...

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. PORT PHILLIP HEADS. ARRIVED. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. PORT PHILLIP HEADS. AHK1VED. Sunday, 5tli February.-Western, steamer, from Portland; Black Swan, steamer, from Lauuceston; Alhambra, steamer, from Otago ; Aut. steamer, from Port Albert; Sea Shell, barque, from Willunga. Monday, CtU February.-Ami, schooner, for Hobart Town. . ' ' HAILED. .Sunday, 5th February. -South Australian, steamer, for Adelaide ; Charles Edward, steamer, for Salo ; Lon don, n. ship, for Ixmdon ; Tommy, schooner, for Port ' Frederick; Victory, schooner, for Circular Head; Nicholas Cezoau, barquo, for Guam. Monday. Oth February.-Sir Isaac Newton, Exonia, [schooners, for Willunga; Agues, schooner, for Adelaide; Melbourne, Diadem, schooners, for Warrnambool ; Gulnare, .schooner, for Port Elliott; Swallow, schooner, for Port Frederick ; Wasp, schooner, for Western Port; Spray, cutter, for Cape Otway; Squaw, brig, for Port M'Donald; David and Jessie, schooner, for Swan llivcr; Indus, barque, for Xcw Zealand. ritOJJXTKD i)Ei'AP.TDi\r.S. For Lon...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

J TEAM to ENGLAND. White Star Line of Pack eta.-For LIVERPOOL, to sail 7tli March, the splendid screw BtcamBhip, KOYAL STANDARD, 2032 tons register, A1 for 22 years. G. II. Dowell, Commander. Tho Royal Standard -was built expressly for the Australian passenger trade, and is one of the strongest ships ever built, her great strength having obtained for her the classification of A1 for twenty two years. Ilcr accommodations for all classes of passengerB are of the most perfect description. For rates of passage or freight, apply to LOKIttER, MAliWOOD and HOME, Agents, 4SJ William street, Melbourne. rr>.AiLY steam cummu U> NICATION BETWEEN .GEELONG & MELBOURNE. 1 -The fast and favorite S.S. EXPRESS, Conveying goodB and passengers, leaves the Moora lool Wharf, Geelonp, daily, at 8 a.m., returning from the Queen's Wharf, Melbourne (foot of William street), at 4 p.m. daily, Sundays excepted. FARES: Cabin..... 5s. Steerago^.-"..».- 3s. Freight, per ion 7b. TIIOS. J PARKEIt, Agen...

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MELBOURNE STOCK AND SHARE MARKET. Melbourne, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

MELBOURNE STOCK AND SHARE MARKET. Melbourne, Saturday. Messrs J. B. Wiiiii: and SON report That tliero lias boon an animated markot for stocks and sbures during the week. Speculators and investors liavo aliko been busy, and transactions havo boon on an increased scale. JJEBKNTUKES.-l"or Victoria Government G per cents, tliero havo been larger operations than for somo timo past. Tho market lias, however, been readily supplied at iJlO'iA. Some Otago Provincial Government Bonds hearing's per cent aro offered at par. A small lot of Collingwood Gas Company's 8 per cent of short currency lias boon sold at £101. BANKS.-Colonial aro held for £8 10s, and oilers of £8 0s Gd havo been made--something over this would perhaps bo given if sellers v.'cro inclined to give way a little. Nationals have received tho chief attention, and Bales of daily occurreneo at £5 10s, holders contiuuo firm and tliero aro nono in tlio market under i'5 lis, and tho tendency is upwards. In Now South Wales no operati...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. BALLAIIAT SHARE MARKET. Monday Evening. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. BALLAIIAT SHARE MARKET. Monday Evoninpr. Messrs James Smith and Walter Kington report olio following sales mado this day:-linfield, Durham, i.'7-l; Victoria, Inkermann, £G4 on terms; Roxburgh Castlo, scrip at £1; City of Manchester, Durham, £110 to £145; Defiance, Scbastopol, £37 to £38; Kelsons, So bastopol, £23 and £23 os; Franklyns, Scotclimans, £12 and A'12 5s; Royal Standard, Daylesford, £6710s cash; Buninyong, now, Buninyong, £3 5s; St. Goorgo United, Sobastopol, £50 and £31; Great Extended, Redan, £39 ; Premier, Pitfield Plains, £1 5s Gd. (The Extended washed 120 oz to-day.) Melbourne, Monday evening. Export entries were passed at the customs to-day on 7057 oz C dwtof gold, for shipment as follows705G oz G dwt per London for London; and loz per Claud Hamilton for Auckland." Tho import markets liavo opened quietly to-day. Flour lias a downward tendency, and is quoted for Adelaide country brands £20 10s. Town brands are ?worth from £21 to £2110s. Wheat ...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COUNCIL OF RIPONSHIBE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

COUNCIL OF KIPONSHIBE. The usual fortnightly meeting oi this Council was held on Wednesday. Present-the President, and Crs Beggs, Henderson, Russell, and Tompkins. The following letters were read:-Front Mrs Wyatt, i requesting the Council to relieve her from payment of rates lor the present year. From jMrs Andrews, requesting tho Council to purchase the property of Mr Harublin, at the bot o! Livingston street, Beau fort, with the view to continue that street through to Burke street. From Mr Seharp, requeetiog per mission to keep some building materials alongside liia house in Ilavelock street. From the Roads and Bridges Office, intimating that the road between Streatham and Skipton would be proclaimed a main line. From the Registrar-General, requiring the usual yearly return to be nmde out and forwarded. From the Minister of Mines, enquiring if the Council was willing to accept a lease ot the Beaufort Reser voir. From the Secretary lor Li-xtonshirc, intimat ing that it was not deeme...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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BOROUGH COUNCIL OF BALLARAT. Monday, 6th February. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

BOROUGH (JOUNOIL OF BALLARAT. Monday, 6(/» February. Present-The Mayor, and Crs Duncan, M'Dowall, Lovitt, Dunn, Hepburn, Darey, and Claxton. Correspondence.-The Town-cl.-rk read the follow ing letters:-From the Attorney-General, enclosing a copy of the Municipal Corporations LAW Consoli dation Bill, and stating that it was intended to amend the Municipal Corporations Act, 1863. Re ferred to a committee of the whole council.-From the same, respecting a site for a court-house, and stating that as soon as the funds for the purpose were voted, the Attorney-General, in company witli the Inspector-General ot Works, would visit Bal larat, and conlir with the Council, in order to have tho site lixed.-From the Inspector of Fublie Works, staling that it was not desirable to remove the closets at the rear of the District Folice Court, as the nuisance comp plaiued of, and arising from them, could be abated by the uso ol chloride of lime.-Ordered to be consi dered with the third clause of tho sc...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MINING INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

MINING INTELLIGENCE. The Corner was rather dull on Monday, to which dullness the dust storms no doubt contributed. The only thing ofn noticeable kind during the day was a lively enquiry for Great Redan Extended scrip. In the morning the price was £38, but it rose during the day to £40, at which pries it wa9 difficult to ob tain stock; Victorias were sold at £60; Prince Al freds £19; New Buninyongs, £3; No, 2 Specimen Hill £31 10s; Red Jackets, £16 15s; Ballarat Tun nels (Daylestord) £300 to £310. la the Warden's Court, on Monday, tho Albion Company, by a scries of applications, obtained grants of the ground held at one time by the Pactolus and Prince Alfred Companies, and by 1-iaine and party, Sebastopol. The application by the Prince of Wales Company for tho race formerly held by Ogden, Por ter and party was opposed by the solicitor of tho Working Miners Company, and was held over to al low time for the Warden to visit tho grouud. A complaint by the Cosmopolitan Company of encroach...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, 6th February. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

SOUTH AUSTRALIA. ADELAIDE, 6th February. At a meeting of the Chamber of Commerce held to-day, the Hon Mr Solomon gave notice of motion for next week-" That it is advisable, and that the time lias now arrived for making Adelaide a free port." Northern Territory Bhares aro quoted to-day at par. Sales of wheat aro reported to-day at 7a G^d per bushel, and the Bome price hag since been refused for other lota. The South Australian (a.) is advertised to sail for Melbourne on Thursday evening. Arrived-South Australian (a.), from Melbourne. k VIOIOII HARBOR, Cth February. Sailed-Scotia for Sydney, with wheat. Solomon Nathan, of Coatello-cum-Mornington election notoriety, was again at the Melbourne l'o lice Court on Monday, brought up and charged with having defrauded a publican, in Bourke street, out of the price of a cask of brandy, by means of a blad der ingeniously attached to the inside of a cask and filled with spirits, from which the cask was sampled. The prosecutor not being ready to...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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WATER COMMISSION. Monday, 6th February. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

WATER COMMISSION. Monday, 6th February. Present, Or Donne in the chair, and Crs Duncan, Davey, Lovitt, Claxton, llepburn, M'Dowall, Clen dinning, Dodds, Fnssell, Dytc, Anderson, and Turpie, Overdraft- After the rending of the minutes some discussion followed in rc-ftrence to the bill agreed to bo given to the bank by the mombera of tho Com mission, as security for an overdraft of £5000. It ap peared that Borno of tho members had not signed tho bill, and Cr Turpie, one of thoso who had signed it, stated that if tho whole of tho members did not do likewise ho would ask his name to bo withdrawn. Tho matter then dropped, it being stated that no intima tion had as yot been received from tho bank that tho bill was ready for signature. Correspondence-The Secretary read tho following letters:-From Henry Powell, asking the Commission if his claim for compensation on account ol Allot 2 Section 9, parish of Bungaree, had been considered. Keferred to the Engineer. From James Miller, Warrenheip,...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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THE THEATRE ROYAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

THE THEATRE ROYAL. Tho Theatre Hoyal was on Monday taken posses sion of by the purchaser, Mr Craig, and will now be rts'tored to tho scrvice of the drama. The sign board of the Temperance League wag removed in the fore noon, and placards exhibited outside announcing the early appearance within ita walla of tho Lenton Troupe of acrobats, to whom, we understand, the theatre has been let for a fortnight from Monday next, after the expiry ot which term it will be closed for a lew weeks for repairs, and then re-opened for theatrical entertainments. Many versions of tho mode in which Mr Craig got or took possession of the building obtained currency in the course of tho day, the public evince a lively interest in the nffiur; but we believo the following 13 the true version It appears that threo men had been holding posses sion on behalf of tho Temperance League for somo time, and that on an early hour on Monday morning two of thoso, for some purpose or another left their post, leaving the ...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Ballarat Star. DAILY ISSUE. TUESDAY, 7TH FEBRUARY, 1865. [Newspaper Article] — The Ballarat Star — 7 February 1865

ife fMImit Jte. DAILY ISSU13. TUESDAY, 7TII FEBRUARY, 186 IN May last the Registrar-General issued an approximate summary of agricultural statis tics for the year ending 31st March previous. These pointed out the startling fact, that during the year the yield of wheat was con siderably less than half of that of the pre ceding year, and that cereal crops generally, despite an increase of half a million bushels of oats and a couple of thousand bushels of maize, showed a falling off of nearly a million and a quarter of bushels. The completed returns prepared for the press at, the close of October last and just issued by the Govern ment printer whilst entering into much more elaborate details, will be found in their gross results to differ but slightly from those first circulated. It is due to the Registrar-Gene ral to state that the present annual issue surpasses in completeness any that has pre ceded it, and that the industry as well as the ability of the compiler is conspicuous. The ...

Publication Title: Ballarat Star, The
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