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LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 22 August 1845

LOCAL INTELLIGENCE.   BEGGING IMPOSTOR.—On Friday last a man named Thomas Belfied was brought before the Police Magistrate under the following circum- stances.—He had prepared a paper soliciting as- sistance to bury his wife, who, he stated, had died in child-bed. The names of various gentlemen were on the paper as subscribers for his assistance. Some benevolent ladies being anxious to interest themselves for the man's children, went in search of his abode, but in vain ; the wife's death and other distressing circumstances detailed by him, turned out to be mere fabrication. Mr. Price sentenced him to three months' hard labour. We notice this case to warn the community against indiscriminate charity, as similar imposition is con- stantly practised. STORM ON THE NORTH COAST.—Thc violent gale which was experienced on the 8th instant, was the cause of much injury to those residing on the north coast. All whose occupations or dwellings   were in the forest fled ...

Publication Title: Observer, The
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Markets. [?]. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

ittariictë. Wheat. ¡is. (id. to as. Sd. per bushel. Hurley. ls. Cd. to ,is.ditto. Outs. ls. ditto. Maize. .'ls. ditto. Iluy, pressed .. .C.I fis. to .C3 10s. per ton. Ditto, loose_ X3 ditto Straw . oils, to 10s. ditto. I'otutoes. .I'.'l "is. to .Cl I Os. per lon. Carrots. 3s. per doz. F.ggs. Hld. ditto. Cabbage. ls. ditto. Cnulillowcrs .. ls. Cd ditto. Onions. 20s. cwt. Fowls. 2s. to 2s. Cd. per pnir. Dooks. .ls. to .'ls. (id. ditto. (ícese . .'ls. (id, to -ls. euell. Turkcvs . Cs. to 7s. ditto. lintier. ls. Cil. to ls. 9d. lb. Apples. Rs. to 12s. per bushel. Shingles . fis. Cd. to (is. per thousand. Sawn limber .. fis. to (is. per KIO feet. Posta and rails .. 18s, to 2-îs. ditto. Palings, broad.. fis, (id, to 7s. ditto. Ditto, narrow .. ls. Cd. to ¡is. ditto. SvriM.Y, AunvsT 9. M ili:AT. - .Since our report ol' this day week, the John nutt Charlotte has conn? iii from Launceston, with I "ititi bushels, per Messrs. Thomas Darker ami Co.. and the advance of X'l per mn has carried mor...

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Miscellaneous Shipping. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

Thc ¡'ctUr.r waa weighed on Saturdny, nnd hronght into (»corge Town ('ovo. She is laid on tin* ground for examination nnd repair, und is not so much hurt ns was expected from the stntc of the weather, during the time »he has been lying in jeopardy. Thc outward hound vessels sailed ott Saturday for their varions destinations. The Ti nt bu took on hoard her anchors and eahh-s from the '/'obttyu, and Railed on Sunday for Adelaide. The Siam, in working ont of George Town Cove, got herself into the eddies of Windmill Point, and drifted alou^-dde the rock«. She re- ceived immediate assistance ; and hy means of n kedge and warp was hauled off, and proeecded on her voyage without either injury or delay. The Souvenir, after heiii£ a few hours at sen, returned to (¡eorge Town. Thu horses, twenty four in nura her, having hern so long on hoard, had trrown weak, and as sonn ns thc vessel pot outside thc heads into rough water, some were unnhle to stand, ami fell down. These kicked down others, a...

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LAUNCESTON. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

LAUNCESTON. August IO.-Schooner ff'nfcrtritch, V9 inns, Fleming, muster, from Boiirbnmi ; Kerr, Bogie, & Co., agents. Busscntrer-J 0. Heck, EMJ. tu: IM HT ij it I;«Î, sUtguxf Iii.- Briiï tlrttry, 107 tons, Trcgnrthn, master, for Adelaide ; K. V. Treimrtha. airnit. Passengers-Mr. Wm. C. Capon, Mr. J.Kndacott, Wm. Bennett, Mrs. Lankey timi five children, Kdwnrd Jones, June Joncs and three children, K. Mason, Charles llevan, John llevan, Ann llevan mid child, William Hand, ll. Johnson, Joseph Howe, William Williams, .fane William* nnd two children. Charlen (.rerun.ade, Bather Cîrecnslude, A. Florence, D. Giddons, William lloyd. .tiigwt/ 10-Cutter Alpha, .">" tons, .Martin, master, for Port Phillip ; J. Haven, lurent. Pas settlers-Mnry Ann Johnson, Wm. Nnintn, .lnlm Strutton, wife, ami two children. William Hurries, Peter Strnttcm. .Janies lluhiusun, Louisa Wallis, Mr. J. A. Stratton. i M po HTS. fexirh rrpnr/nf iinrartlt flaring tlif wk. Aiigiml 19.- Per l/'almrHc/i-i Im-s s...

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THE GAZETTE. COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE. 12th August 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE. 12th August 1845. Notice is hereby given, that the following Claims for Grants will be ready for Examination,   by the Commissioners Appointed for that purpose, upon or immediately after the 29th day of October next, on or before which day any caveat or counter claim must be entered. Edward Fisher, Queenboro, Buckingham, 34a.   2. (Part of land originally located to Edward Fisher, senior, who bequeathed to applicant.)     bounded on the western side by 55 chains 65 links southerly along land occupied by or belonging to Joseph Fisher commencing at the north-east angle thereof on the River Derwent and crossing the   main road from the City of Hobart Town to   Brwn's River, on the north by 1 chain 45 links westerly also along the same land, again on the western side by 16 chains southerly also along land occupied by or belonging to the aforesaid Joseph Fisher, on the south west by 6 cha...

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COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE. 19th August, 1815. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE, 19th August, 1845. Notice is hereby given, that the following Claims for Grants will be ready for examination, by the Commissioners appointed for that purpose, upon or immediately after the 19th day of October next.   on or before which day any caveat or counter claim     must be entered. Richard Roberts, City of Hobart, 18p. (Origi- nally T. W. Birch, and sold at public auction to ap- plicant), bounded on the north-east by 1 chain 50 links north-westerly along an allotment occupied by or belonging to the representatives of the late     William Osborne commencing at the south angle thereof on Macquarie-street and extending to an old peg, on the north-west by 76 links south-west- erly along the Roman Catholic Church allotment, on the south-west by 1 chain 50 links south-east- erly also along that allotment to Macquarie-street aforesaid, and thence on the south-east by 75 and two-thirds links north...

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QUARTER SESSIONS, HOBART TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

QUARTER SESSIONS, HOBART TOWN. Notice is hereby given, that the Court of Quarter   Sessions for the District of Hobart Town stands     adjourned until Monthly, the 1st day of September next, at the Court House, Hobart Town, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon of the same day, at which time and place the Jurors will be required to attend. Dated this 17th day of July, 1845.   A. C. STONOR, Clerk of the Peace.    

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GOVERNMENT NOTICE. Colonial Secretary's Office, 14th August, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

GOVERNMENT NOTICE.   Colonial Secretary's Office, 14th August, 1845.   The Lieutenant-Governor has approved of the appointment of Mr. Robert Ewing as Postmaster at Norfolk Island, in the room of Mr. John Sims, resigned. By His Excellency's Command, J. E. BICHENO.

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PUBLICANS LICENSES. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

PUBLICANS' LICENSES. At Norfolk Plains, on Monday, the 1st day of September. At New Norfolk, on Monday, the 1st day of September.  

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INTERNAL REVENUE OFFICE. 15th August, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

INTERNAL REVENUE OFFICE. 15th August, 1845.   The under-mentioned Merchant aand Trader has applied for and taken out a License authorising him, as a Wholesale Dealer, to sell Wines and Spirituous Liquors for the period ending 31st De- cember, 1845, pursuant to an Act of this Island in   such case made and provided, intituled " An Act for the Licencing of Wholesale Dealers in Wines and Spirituous Liqurs :" John Johnson, Hobart Town. P. FRASER, Collector of Internal Revenue.

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INTERNAL REVENUE OFFICE. 11th August, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

INTERNAL REVENUE OFFICE.   14th August, 1845. Deeds of Grant in favour of the undermentioned individuals are now ready to be issued on pay- ment of the amounts due thereon to the Crown :— Moses Joseph, 3r. 2p., Launceston. Thomas Walton, 31p., Hobart Town.   Francis Smither Edgar, 18p., ditto.   John Pearson Rowe, 86a. 1r., Melville. John Leake, 790a. Campbell Town. John Kerr, 28a., Glenorchy. Benjamin Joseph, 45a. Clarence. Thomas Landale, 60a., Seaford. LANDS SOLD. Daniel O'Meara, 2r. 17p., Campbell Town, John Lee, 3r. 11p., ditto. James and Adam Amos, 310a., Glamorgan. Charles Hudson, 2r. 30¼p., Ross. Catherine Goddard, 1a. 21p., Swansea. P. FRASER, Collector of Internal Revenue.

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CUSTOM HOUSE. HOBART TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

CUSTOM HOUSE. HOBART TOWN. Return of Grain and Flour imported and ex- ported at the Port of Hobart Town, during the week ended 15th August, 1845, inclusive :— IMPORTS.   Maize ............ 900 bushels EXPORTS. Oats ........ 313 bushels Flour ......... 26 tons. Return of Grain and Flour imported and ex- ported at the Port of Launceston, during the week ended 14th August, 1845, inclusive :— IMPORTS.   Nil. EXPORTS. Flour ........ 14 tons. G. H. BARNES, Collector.

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COMMISSARIAT. COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, June 28th, 1845. TREASURY BILLS. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

COMMISSARIAT. COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, June 28th, 1845. TREASURY BILLS. Notice is hereby given, that tenders will conti- nue to be received as hitherto, at this office, every Wednesday, until 12 o'clock, for Bills to be drawn at 30 days sight on the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of her Majesty's Treasury, in exchange for British silver or gold ; when those at the most favorable rate, will, if approved, be accepted. On such occasions, however, as the sudden de- parture of a vessel, by which remittances have to     be made, special tenders will be received without reference to the particular day thus appointed for ordinary cases. The tenders to be (in duplicate) endorsed " Tenders for Bills," and to state the amount of each bill, together with the name of the party in whose favour it should be drawn. GEO. MACLEAN, Deputy Commissary-General.

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COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS. Hobart Town, 15th July, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS. Hobart Town, 15th July, 1845. NOTICE is hereby given, that the following     standing rules must be invariably observed by all   parties wishing to become Contractors with this   Department.   1. Every Tender to be in duplicate, sealed, and endorsed on the envelope, in accordance with the   description of supply to which it refers.   2. Printed forms of Tenders can he obtained at   the several Commissariat Offices : and in every     case that will admit of it these must be used and signed by a responsible party engaging to become   surety for the due fulfilment of the Tender if ac- cepted. 3. Separate Tenders must be made to corres- pond with each advertisement respectively, even in cases where they may be called for on the same   day. GEO. MACLEAN. Deputy Commissary-General.

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COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, August 18th, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

COMMISSARIAT OFFICE.   Hohart Town, August 18th, 1845. Required for Convict Service at the Coal Mines, 15,000 lbs. Pig Iron, (not exceeding three   inches square,) Deliverable immediately at the Ordnance Stores, Hobart Town. Persons desirous of supplying the same, are in- vited to transmit their tenders to this office at 12 o'clock, on Wednesday, the 27th instant. Particulars may be learnt on application to the   respective Officers of Ordnance. Payment will be made in the usual manner by an Ordnance Draft upon the Military Chest. GEO. MACLEAN,   Deputy Commissary-General.  

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COMMISSARIAT OFFICE. Hobart Town, August 21st, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

COMMISSARIAT OFFECE.   Hobart Town, August 21st, 1845.   Required the following articles on account of Convict service, viz. :— 400 cross cut saw files 400 pit saw. ditto 150 hand saw ditto 25 tenon saw, ditto       400 common padlocks Persons desirous of supplying the same are in vited to transmit their renders to this office until 12 o'clock, on Wednesday, the 27th instant. The articles to be delivered immediately at the Ordnance Stores, Hobart Town, where any parti- culars may be learned. Payment will be made in the usual manner, by   an Ordnance Draft upon the Military Chest. CEO. MACLEAN,   Deputy Commissary-General  

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THE GAZETTE. OFFICE OF ORDNANCE. Hobart Town, 13th August, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

THE GAZETTE.                   OFFICE OF ORDNANCE. Hobart Town, 13th August, 1845.       Tenders are invited for the hire of a building containing not less than six rooms, with a fire- place in each, suitable for offices, and to be kept in   repair by the proprietor. The tenders to be in duplicate, to specify the' number and dimensions of the rooms, and to be for- warded to this office, addressed to the respective officers of her Majesty's Ordnance, until the 30th instant. R. DOUGLAS, Ordnance Stroekeeper.

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GENERAL POST OFFICE. 18th August, 1845. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

GENERAL POST OFFICE. 18th August, 1845. Sealed tenders for the conveyance of the mails across the Derwent between Hobart Town and Kan-     garoo Point, for twelve months, from 1st prox-   imo, -will be received at this office until Tuesday, the 26th instant, at noon, when they will be opened,   and the lowest ( if approved) accepted. The mails   will have to be conveved across the Derwnt from,     Hobart Town to the Post-office at Kangaroo Point, every Tuesday and Friday evening, at seven o'clock, and from the Post-office at Kangaroo Point to   Hobart Town, every Tuesday and Friday morning, at 6 o'clock. Any further information that may he desired can be obtained upon application to the Postmaster- General. F. C. SMITH, Post-master General.

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Shipping Entelligence. HOBART TOWN. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

Shipping Intelligence. HOBART TOWN. ARRIVALS.         August 22.—Government schooner Champion,   Lieutenant Helpman, R. N.. from Swan River, with five prisoners : sailed 31st July. Passengers in the cabin — Mr. Taylor. Steerage — Mary   Boulger and three children, Eliza Wood and two children, Miss R. Machart, Master Machard, one private 51st regiment and wife. August.—Schooner Waterlily, 155 tons,     Hayle, master, from Sydney 15th August. Cabin   passengers-Mr. G. N. Evans. Mr. Lawrie, Mr.   Nutt, Mr. Littlejohn, Mr. Murdock, Mr. Dersailly. Mr. Betts. Steerage—Mr. Powduge, Mr. and   Mrs. Weddell, Mr. Bentley. August 24.—Governemnt schooner Marys, Price,       master, from Port Arthur.   Am:rM 'JI. Seooi^o'r.lvri.'oe/Vr, IPI; tons, Heat- ley, muster, from Port Aliiert. '-Mst An-ust, willi c...

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LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Observer — 26 August 1845

LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. ANOTHER ACCOUNT.-APPREHENSION OF JACKY JACKY.—On Thursday morning Mr. Pillinger, who resides in the neighbourhood of Antill Ponds, observed a fire in a gully, and suspecting from re- port that Jacky was in the neighbourhood, pro-   ceeded with great caution to the place, when he discovered a man sitting before a fire roasting double-barrelled gun and other fire arms. Mr. Pillinger returned and procured the assistance of three other persons, and approached within about seven yards of the man, when they presented their pieces, and Mr. Tillinger said " Hollo my man,you are roasting some mutton." Jacky, for it proved to be him, turned round surprised, and said " Yes, I am." He got up, and was walking leisurely towards his fire-arms, when Mr. Pillinger told him to stand, or he would blow his brains out, and at the same moment another of the party se- cured his arms. Finding resistance useless he sur- rendered, and said he had been miserable since his comp...

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