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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
SAL: 8ES BY AUCTION. TO CAPITALISTS, FARMERS, AND OTHER8. IN THE ASSIGNED ESTATE OF MR. W. HANDCOCK. BY ORDEB OF THE MORTGAGEES. Peremptory Sale of Valuable FREEROLD PROPERTY, me TRE ersuG TowNs ow TOOWOOMBA AND DRAYTON. DAY OF SALE-Farmar, Ssraetena 138. 'W H. GROOM has been instructed by the . Mortgagees to sell by Public Auction, On FRIDAY, September 13th, ATTE ROYAL BULL'S HEAD, DRAYTON, At one o'clock, (On which occasion no reasonable offer will be refused), The following valuable .FREEHOLD PRO PERTIES, situatedin thetowns of Drayton and Toowoomba: DRAYTON LOTS Lot 1.--Alletment No. 12, of Section 1, con taining half-an acre, situated in Brisbane-street. and on which is erected the building now occupied by Mr. Loveday, Clert of Petty Sessions, as residence and Post Office, at a rental of £25 per annum; but nearly one-half is occupied by Mr. Handcock as a store. This is a corner allotment, and the garden at the rear is in good condition, and well stocked with fruit trees. Lot 2....
WORSTED WOOL. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
WORSTED WOOL. WE Rave been favoured by one of the local Conm. missioners for the forthcoming Exhibition of 1862 with several samples of Wool sent to this colony by the"" Chamber of Commerce for the Worsted District," accompanied by an address from the "Wool Supply Association of Bradford and Halifax]' From this address we learn that "the increase in the worsted trade of Great Britain has been very cansiderable during the last fiew years, and its further development has been checked only by the didiculty of meeting with an adequate supply of long wool. To meet this conaition of things and in order if possible to increase the supply, the Wool Association are desironeus of disseminating iniforma tion in the wool-growing districts," and have accord ingly invited inquiriies of all persons interested in the production of wol, 1 and have offered their gratuitous services to parties in the colonies desirous of ~uichasing.og ms for the improvement of their flocks. The description of wool, th...
SYDNEY. Sydney, August 21, 1861. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
SYDNEY. [FoOM OUR COROERPOYD.IET. Sydney, August 21, 1861. Te past week has not been very fruitful in topics of interest; so much so, that it would prove an ex Eedingly difficult task to write anything like a lengthy commu:ication uwith the meagre materials at ourdisposel Colonial alfairs offering no sufficient inducement, we are, to a great extent, thrown on foreign matters for our supply, and which indeed, just now, forms the subject of general conversation. The bustle and excitement incident to the arrival of a mail being over, we have had leisure to con over our "English files," to use a very newspapery term. Thesessid English files, and old ones they are-all take up the world's great topic of the day-America, on whbch they discourse grandly, and bring into active service the stock of Yankee lore which has been buried in editorial bosoms since the visit to Columbia's shores. This is verily an age of specu lation, inttheory as well as practice; probabilities are weighed with an e...
FATAL ACCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
FATAL ACCwnr-Th S2bdik Mred Fa~~lr• ,OIRT. ,ib'' :b~~dii •~n snys:--Our BLarraba correspndent; writin isnder date 11th instant, informs s of >fatal accident tt a German named Fing. Itappears thatFing, with his wife and two childreih, were ~iding on a ncart near Mr. Hoskiisod's statiop, aid that he left tihe horsewithout Control walkin? slowly on the road,. for the purpose of going to the station to get someW. meat. Jnust ashe was retuining to the .eartthe : horse started iff at a.'.rapid pace, evqieitull br"ining the cartinto ceblision with a stom, by which it was capsized, gnd the hodrse tbhrow wi Fing immediately cane up, and succe eddin. extricating one of th tidreii, dnd then ran ack' to the istation for ai! ,ich'sas promply rendered . by Mr. Cross and: hip~ Mien. Th'y ?moved the cart, and lifted ap te morther and child A messenger was immedistelj 'despatcbhd .or Dir., Rogers, of .Baaraba, bhit before be arrived'the:'.. unfortunate wroman had lbresthed her laet. O fr k ,, ste...
PRICES CURRENT. WOOL. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
Paxea CoBBENT. ~Woot. Superior clips......,...... ......... Nominal Fair to good" ..................... ditto Low to middling...........:. ditto Grease ................ . ditto Locks, pieces, broken wool, &c. ditto fa nda .w a sh ed *........ . . . . . d itto Scoured .............................. ditto Tatow. Beef............ £1......... £88 0 0 toU) 0 '0 Miutton....... ... 41 0 0 to 44?.:0 Stationtallow .... 8.. ·· 0 0 to.MO " Hides, each.......... 0. 0 to ? 0.? j0 Sheepskins, per lb ...... 0 . to " " 0 Pitt-street, Sydney, l1thlskgnst.
PRODUCE AND STOCK CIRCULAR. [MORT AND CO.] [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
PRODUCE ANDOBTOOK CIRCIJLA' [nosT~kal co.] WooL.-No transactions to report, only a few bales baving been disposedof at this day's sale. SHEsesarNs.-Albout two thousand were submltted, and sold at prices as specified at foot i one parcel of clean boiling-down skins bmrought 8td per .b.5 other lots realised about the rates lately ruling. TALLow.-There was no demand fdr town use, and s?ippers were not willing to operate, consequently the greater part of that cataloged was withdrawn. HDEs.-Only a limited quantity were brought forwsard, and as purchasers woald not operate except at a great reduction on the.prices lately obtainable the whole were held over. -RnttaTS .To LONDON: Wool, d. to ld. per lb. Hides, 25s. to 80s. per ton. Tallow, 55s. to 60s. per ton. Oil, per ton, asper agreement. Gold, I per cent. by sailing vessel, and$ by steames. Exchange on Lbndon-Bank drafts I1 per cent. pre mium at 60 days' sight Private bills (with produne hypothecated), if drawn agasinst wool, tallow, or...
IMPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
IlMP'ORTSi.. Per Yearas T'ra : horses, I spring rt, 5 chainrs, tables, sfe, I bedstead, I chest t Feeney; eases, Manager of Bank of A.ustralla; I tIrus, James Moen; 1 ea boots, 45 trunks boots, 1 -"gware, 2 bundles spades; I case oystr., 2 caks hams, 1 caue olives, I cosknuts, 2 boxe sperms, 2 ball-barrels heerlags, ctks biscult, 2 casks ware, 9 case oil, 1 box, 1 roll foorloeth, 1 cask, Scaues glasswrae, I cak ware. bales, 3 cuaes, 2 trusses, CLshb and 7oote I patel, Turnlam; I cak, 2 bales packs, I tress, N. H. Hickey; 4 trusses, 20 casues, cuase glass, I case oil, 2 bales, W. C. RBush; I.eaks, 2 bundles pots, I cask whiting, I bundle seleto, 2 bundles camp ovens. I bundle flying pans, 4 cases, I harow, 2 Legh paiLnt, bnndle hsndles, I cask, I saddle, 59 mats sugar. 1 cask, Hsell and Co:; I parcel, A. Matthews; 2 bag sngr., W. P. Gordon; I use, J.lRose; I crate, 3cases, I tin box, 4 cask, l bundle, 2 chairs, 2 bundlebedsteads, T. H. Jones; 2 parcels, W itehead; mutted parrel, W. B...
[O. B. EBSWORTH.] [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
[o. a. xasweaOir.j Wool.-There has been nothing..offeried to deat the market. The English cireulars contatis as' mentof anyimprovement likely to taske:p in . July sales. They report the Yorkshire were mostly working short time, and the .wpolen trade. generally were eomplainingofthlt being able to a~uslias the coot of prodoetin. The quantity e d?' tee d ? ay sales proved less than was antiiPapsied to be cataloued, and foreign buyers siste'the market by parebases to the extent of erly 2,000 alesb of thener deseripsions of colonial wools, thereb uaing prire. toib" pi?tially maintained for certain deseciptioa But *be- is no disguising the fact that faulty coaiidnel, ae,?dy, ad wools in grease bhad matially deelied in .nale .being far in excess of the requirements of the atra?de. The quantity already arrived for theJalysaleswas larg~tind much would dependapon the prospeotaof the harvest, and whether foreigners 'wonuld again be considerable' purehasers how pries.wdield i?le,4but aneiption...
LIST OF AGENTS. TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
LIST OF AGENTS. Torw. Britbau-4reet ......... Mr. Whiteh , bbokole Conny. Sydey (S, Bridge.st.) Mr. . Greville (Me?ra Gre villoend Bird.) riBdrai e (Edward.t.) Mr. J. Millar, bookseller Mr. T. Dowse foritude VaUley......... Mr. G. Smiut, chemsat kranmgew Pie ........ Mr. inn - larofek ..... Mr. ingsford, storekeepr C Cr?ek ........... Mr. P. Iyddy, storekeepr Towoomb .......... Mr. Bennett, toreleper R?okhamptmo .... M.. r. L. Sandel Calm m ............... Mr. W. Elliott
SYDNEY MARKETS.—AUGUST 17. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
SYDNEY MARKETS.-AerusT 17. Business during the week has been very dull, nd the transactions generally bare been .to a limited amount,. The English nee by the Salsette hasnot hadtheeffect of causing any marked ileration in onu -markets; Aid with the exception of hops, which. have advanced an price, and candles, salt, and 6dffee, which sho' a decline on previous rater, there is but little difference in last week's quotations. Flour.-The market continues very depressed, and there is nedesireon the part of buyers to operate at present rates. Adelaide flour cannot be quoted higher than £16 per ton, and California at £15 per ton, and at the so rates sales are with diffieulty effected. The miller' quotations are unaltered. Wheat is also dull of sale. Adelaide, as.; colonial, 5s. Gd. per bushel Liquids.-Ale in bulk is quiet, first brands are quoted at £7 Is. to £8. Porter, in bulk, rules the same as last week. Bottled ale and porter range froh 9s. Gd. to 10s. 6d. Brandy is dull of sale, and...
THE EXHIBITION OF COTTON. (Maitland Ensign, August 17.) [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
THE EXHIBITION OF COTTON, (M aitand Ensign, August 17.) Thursday being the day appointed for the Exhibition ofootton in conneotion with the Hunter River Agrictil turl and Horticultural Association, same five or sit gentlemen, including Messrs. Vindin, M. Peck, and Ballard, assembled at the Northumberland'Hotel, about half-past 12 o'clock, when the following samples, for wardedfor exhibition, were inspected : 56 lbs. Sea Islands, and 1 lb. New Orleans cotton, both in seed, from Mr. Nowlan. A few pounds of fine cleaned Sea Island cotton, from Mar. Edwin Hiskey. A small quantityof Sea Island cotton, in seed, Mr. FrogwelL This sample was considerably discolored from the wet weather ... : About 20 lbs. of Sea Island, and a small quantity of New Orleans cotton, botb'in seed, from Mr. M. Peek. A small sample of Mutaton Bay Boe cleaned cotton was pronounced very superior, and supposed to be equal to American prqduetion. According to the advertioe rules of the Association thle oal le~gtitini...
DIARY. MEMORANDA TO NEXT PUBLICATION. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
DIARY. S MZNOaAUDA TOUXXE UL6CJI?C2O?. MYGUT Iw Bun fIgUh~sYurnlBa Ro e I. iSet. o c omr.. M ?-. S|. TuaDAT ...... ."4 I 6 4 11 12 I S ?2 *8I EzoDnoSDY. I . O. *946) .164 46 19 I Ta Toau..... I 4 21 I'. 6 61 42* BAWn DAT **I.. ( 6 18 54) 89 61 ) ob 2j eownur ......... ( 6 16 I 6 44 I 42 1 0 2 I DWEAT ***...... 1 6 16la ( Ir ( a 7 g T-e delrenre In time between hlbh Orter at the Bar and Bfrluhonsbj. hoobrorn", mot?, and lgSwfch 6 boors 26 olnutes, #htnh dhfotbtorenluot hddodl to the thet olhlgh watorgo~ th er. - Ttheeesterly wiedaeetheeau . i the Bey;nd the *eehee Is LheFier oJeec ause a vllatIonI fom CC trble, but theme -. eeeeelyeecldental, d ge eby etoernee by e hat w. hose cubsoribers to the IpoW1eh Heirad who do not reeive their p? ? re regula?ly, *ould eonfer a favour on the Ma g by inkmdiately ipforming him ofthe same.
SCHEDULE. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
KCHEDULE. Whereas a sum of was on the day of adjudged by us to be paid by to towards the cost of a fence dividing their respective lands and whereas the said Sum of money has not been paid pursuant to our said adjudication We do hereby orderand direethat ifthesaid Sum of be not paid ·forthwith that the same be levied by diatress and sale of the goods and chattels of the said together the costs and charges of said distress and sale. Given under our hbeands and seals this dayof
Local and District News. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 27 August 1861
Local and District News. SUPPLY OF RIFLES.---Captain Murphy has at last received a reply to his communication addressed to head- quarters some weeks back requesting that fifth breech loading rifles be sent for the use of the Ipswich Corps. It is to the effect that twenty five will be sent up immedi- diately, the fact of several cases not having yet been "delivered" preventing their sending at present the number required. However, as soon as the cases are unpacked we are promised that the requisite number shall be made up. BRISBANE VOLUNTEERS. - No. 1 Company.- A further examination of the candidates for the two vacant lieutenancies in this company took place on Saturday last before Lieutenant Colonel O'Connell, and Lieutenant Seymour of the 12th regiment, at the conclusion of which the Colonel stated that it was the opinion of Lieutenant Seymour and himself that the two most competent were Serjeant Skyring and Mr. Fewings. Courier. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &a...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 30 August 1861
Ir another colnumn we publish a leter signed " Observer" We do not at all approve either ·of the matter or the manner of our correspond ent, but we insert hislietter in compliance with a rule we have laid down to publish in prefer ence communications which take the opposite view of a question from that which we have done, provided that they are not libellous. The personalities in which "Observer" in dulges doeot amount to libel, for they cannot possibly injure the persons referred to. For instance, he characterises a gentleman whom he asserts to be connected with the Ptess of this town, as an "adventurer." Now we believe that there are scarcely any persons in the colony, with the exception of a few who came here without their wishes in the matter being consulted, who were not strictly adven turers when they first arrived.. Adventurerk have made Queensland all that she is, and it is kn the adventurous ipirit of the population that we depend for the sources of her future pros perity. ...
OPENING OF THE TRADE BETWEEN THE CLARENCE AND MORETON BAY. [Newspaper Article] — Ipswich Herald & General Advertiser — 30 August 1861
OPENING OF THE TRADE BETWEEN THE CLARENCE AND MORETON BAY. We have great pleasure in extracting the follow ing from the Clarence and Richmond Indepen dent: " Since our advent as jornamlists, we have on all occasions advocated the expedilocy of opening up communication with our northern neighbours, feel oing confident that such intercourse would result in lasting beneit'to all parties: Towards the close of the past year we had grounds forhope that the long wished for desideratum would he supplied. From the hustings in the Assembly Rooms, whilst addressing the electors, amongst other statements Mr. Clark Irving made use of are the following: ' Well, you want a vessel to lie laid on for Brisbane. Now, I have done that for you. I have induced the directors to place theFenella (qy.,his constituents ?] on the line, rnd whethler we gain or lose, I pledge my word that she willmake three trips, in order to try the erperiment; and I am in a position to assure you that the Fenella shall commen...