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MICSELLANEOUS EXTRACTS. LIFE AND DEATH IN BETHNAL GREEN. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

MICSELLANEOUS EXTRACTS; ' - ; . ; LIFE AND DEATH IN BETHNAL GREEN. :: A man clics of starvation in Bothnal-grcen, and an inquest is lield on liis body. His wife, gives tho particulars of his mode of life. Her; husband, herself, and three children earned! among them 5s. a weolc. They lived in a room for which they paid 2s ; thoy had tlio rest of the monoyfor clothing and food. The man tried hard to get additional work and could not, but ono day ho managed, after some hours'toil in an open yard, to earn Cd, whioh ho threw on the table, at the samo timo saying a few words which some persons who are not remotely concerned in the caso will never forgot: "Have pity on mo j I am dying through weakness. What I liavo sufforcd this day no 0110 knows." He did dio very shortly aftor. His wifo had made several applications to tho "gentlemen" attheworlc liouso, and had been told with fine irony to go and work, to send her husband, and, lmally, had boon shown the door. Tho man had been treated in ...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LATEST FROM MELBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

' LATEST FROM MELBOURNE.' i Parliament was opened with tlie usual formality; the Spcech referred to tlio late retrenchments, the water supply, and. stated; that the colonial loan was negotiated' on sat-, isfactoryterms,, and the London loan was also likely to be-'obtained at satisfactory- rates congratulates tlio colony on tho general pros perity ;:and intimates that bills will be intro duced to deal ?with land, mines, municipalities, iiusolyoncy, county courts, for amending the ;Publicans' Act, Scab, Impounding, and :Fchcing:Acts, and for' imposing a in-obato duty; The reply to the Address was carried unanimously. There are thirty entrances for tho Autumn Handicap, including Strop, My Dream,' : Gasworks, Fireworks, ' Sir Hercules, and (Token. For tho Australian Gup? tliero'are i thirty-one 1 entrances,' including the: ,samo ;horses, r ; Miv Schaeflcr, tho well known traveller, liasmado an attempt to commit suicide, which it is susjieetcd, was only pretcneo.' : Ho discharged a pisto...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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Parliament of New South Wales LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

I Parliament of New South Wales <» LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. ; THURSDAY, FISBUUAUY 11. TiiErosolutionsof Mr. J. Stewart, affirming tho desirability of repealing the Newspaper Pout- ? age Act, were ordered to be restored to the paper for Friday. ' . V . ,, The House woutinto Committee of Supply £ On the vote £ll,957 for the Dopartment o Lands being proposed, Mr. J. Stewart called 'attention to the fact that, the survey of land cost the country .-£97,000 a year, whilst the rcvenuo 'was only £541,000 per annum; making tho cost of survey nearly 20 per cent, of the collection. It was tho most expensive . and extravagant establishment of the Govern ment, and at the same time the least ofiicient and the least satisfactory in every respect. Mr. FoitSTKR said that all these matters would be taken into consideration; at tho: proper time. In answer to Mr. Windoyer, he said that the Under Secretary for Lands might retire at any moment ho; thought proper; and, in answer to Mr. Piddington,...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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GOLDSBROUGH, BURT, & Co.'s REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

GOLDSUROUOIt, BTTrt, & Co.'s RErORT. FAT CATTLE.-A small supply to hancl com pared. with previous weeks, particularly of prime quality, which have advanced fully .103 per lieacl on last sales. Wo quote best bullocks 'from CI to 11 10s; cows in pro portion. Wo are inclined to think that prices from this out will steadily improve. FAT SIIEUP.-The smallest supply we have had for some time, and with one or two exceptions, of inferior quality, owing to the scarcity of feed and water along the roads. Trices for prime quality much (inner, and have advanced fully Is Gd per head ; second and inferior class sheep are more readily saleable, but no advance in price. Wo quote best wedders, 10s; second ditto, 7s to Ss ; inferior, 3s to 4s Gd. Our salo3 this weelc consist of 1200 (Brown and Co.,) 250 (J. D. Badhain,) and 160 very prime from Maitland at 10s. STOKE STODK AND STATIONS. - The same dullness that has prevailed for months still exists, but we are in hopes, now that rain has fairl...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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GENERAL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

GISNEllAL NEWS. PAYMENT OF MEMIJERS.-Tho Royal Com mission (Victorian Parliament) have pre sented their report on tliis subject, and it is decidedly in favour of payment of members. 'Die report says :-"At the present time the representatives of tlxe people are compensated for their attendance m the Legislature, in every country where parliamentary govcrn , merit' is-ill-operation, with the exception of England, certain colonics of England, tho republic of Switzerland, and the kingdom of Italy. In England payment of members formerly existed, and, according to the late Lord Campbell, is still tho law, " though "not the practice.* From a period'at least as early as the reign of Edward. III. a . scale of wagos to bo paid ,by the constituents to itheir represontaUves was established, prob ?ably by royal authority j but tho practice in icourse of time fell into, disuso, arid "there is ;only one case recorded .after the restoration of the Stuarts in which a constituency con tinued to pay '...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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MUDGEE. MESSRS. CROSSING AND COX'S RETORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

MUDGEE. '.MESSRS. CROSSING AND COX'S .RETORT: .FAT -CATTLE.-The supply yardeil for tlie past week barely met requirements, and anything lika fair quality mot with brisk competition at anadvanco upon tlio former week's sales. We however look upon the market aa decidedly firm, and anticipate that lato quotations, as a rulo, may bo ro . lied upon for some time to come, more especially for good quality; which have of Into been a really scarce article. WC sold 2-1 head from 70s to 97s; 32 ditto from 71s to 112s. FAT SIIKHP.-Good quality scarce, and in brisk demand ; inferior, which arc plenti ful, only saleable aa the substitute for superior quality.

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE. All communications to this journal must be authenticated by the name and address of the writer. No notice, will be taken of anonymous communications, and no rejected communications will be returned. THE EXPRESS AND THE BENCH. (To the Editor of the W. W. Advertiser.) [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

ORIGINAL CORUESPONDENCIi!'. -" All communications to Ihli journal must be authen ?i . Heated-,by ?Ihewuittioan&iailUreaqfifitliptmlter, , JVqr . notice, will be taken of anonymous eommiinieationii, and 110 rejected communteutioili will ba relurnid:^ THE EXPRESS AND Till!! BE'Srcri. ' (To the Editor of the. W. W. ?Advertiser.) SIR,-Recognising, .as T do, in tho liberty of the Press, ftiul legitimate freedom of discus sion, two great and sacred safeguards to society against oppression and injustice, 'I mn constitutionally indisposed to cavil with the exercise of that liberty, even when its strictnres are directed against myself. Every man occupying a responsible public position is, to a certain extent, amenable to the public, and bound to answer at the bar of public opinion for any extravagance or wrong ho may have perpetrated in the exor cise of tho special powers with which society has entrusted him. The conduct of Magis trates and their decisions in particular eases, howovc...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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MELBOURNE. DALMAHOY CAMPBELL AND CO.'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

MELBOURNE. DA LIU AHOY CAMPBKLL ANID OO.'S REPORT. FAT CATTLE.-1,134 head wore disposed of to-day ; this number was greatly in oxcess of tho supply expactod for the week, owing to various lots of paddock cattle coming forward from the immediate neighbour hood. There was a fair attendant of the town trade, but not many country buyers, 2>re3ent; and at tho opening sales last weok, currencies were obtained, lint to wards tho closa prices wore slightly lower. Tho quality consisted of from inferior to prime, there being n fair proportion of good cattle amongst them, tho best draft shown being tho FF brand, from (Jolac, which were really prime quality, but light weight:), and aa usual, they brought tho top average of tho market. We ijuoto best bullocks from 101 to 121; sccond, 11 to SI; inferior, from 41 10s Gil. Best cows, from 11 10s to 8/ 2s. Oil; scconil, 51 to 61; infe rior, from 31 to 41. We liavo soUl 03 for Mr. Wm. Robertson, Oolac-the bullocks, from 8/ 6s to 12/, averaging 011...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

' local INTELLIGENCE. . <v- -V; . ' . ? - - - ? . - TIIE JUNEE IIKEF.-Tho Rocf at 'Juneo appears to be likely to1 result . in something substantial to tlio, shareholders. Pivo tliou sand.pounds, wo hoar, was yesterday offered to buy.tho'coihpaiiy out, butwas refused. FREK'SELECTION AT L.VICK ALBERT.-Wo ? stated sonio timo ago that strong objection had been takori upon public grounds, to Mr. Walker's solection at Lake Albert, and that ofl'orts had been mado to iiuluce him to give it up. Wo aro now informed by Mr. Walker, that the ease stands thus. Ho lias communi . cated with tho Government, and they liavo consented to return him tho amount of his deposit money. But Mr. Walker having now liehl tho land for nearly ton months, and having purposely deferred fencing it, so as to aftbrd an opportunity to those interested to movo in tho matter, which according to him, no 0110 has done, considers chat ho is now entitled to something mora, and demands a fnrtlicr sum of £20 in cons...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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BALLARAT LIVE STOCK MARKET. MESSRS NORMAN R. MACLEOD AND CO.'S REPORT:— [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

BA.L.LABAT LIVE STOCK MARKET, : MESSRS NORMAN R. MACLEOD AND CO.'S . REPORT FAT Catt&E.-Tlic market was fully supplied, with goocl cattle tliis week, the millibars to . hand being 042 head. Buyers were .very? numerous, and sales animated all through; closing linn at an advance of fnlly 10s a liead 011 last week's quotations. Best pens bullocks sold from 91 to 101 10s; second, 11 to 81; and inferior, 51 to Gl. FAT SIIEF.L\-11,314 were penned, compris ing a very small proportion of good sheop, and many thousands of inferior. A draft of Messrs. Lcarmontli's wethers were almost the only good lot in, and were taken by the trade .at 10s 3d ; this price, considering the superior quality of the. sheep, being about on a par with last week's quotations, which remain un changed for butcher's slieep. There was an activc demand for boiling-purposes, and suitable lots brought full prices, but the. quality of the most was of a very low class, and the figure realised correspond ingly small....

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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SYDNEY. Herald Office, Tuesday, 9 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

SYDNEY. Herald Offico, Tuesday, 9 p. Princo Alfred Icavos Adelaide'on Friday evoning. An- unknownschooner has-been' dis covered,^bottom ?mp^va^ds,viIlea^.r:?ITew. castlo. ; <: Colonel :Whitmoro liaa capturod tho Ilau Hau loador. - The Assembly are discussing1 tlie Conspiracy Committoe roport. -? - - <J ? . jGovornmenfc -intends calling, for ten dors for a new bridge . at Rylstono. Sir James^ Ferguson, f the ? new go vernor: of South Australia, wap-sworn in to-day. The Captain of the Young Australian lias been arrostcd on a.chargo of mur-; dering a Kanaka. '' :/ ?' ?;

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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THE PIONEER SQUATTERS' PETITION. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

THE PIONEER SQUATTERS' PETITION. The petition tliat is now going round for signature contains the following clauses No. 1, setting forth the impending failure of the northern squatters, and consequently of the North itself, in the absence of some remedy for the grievances under which they arc suffering. No. 2, enumerates the said grievances, viz. excessive rents, dear labour, double survey fees, heavy taxes, extra freight, &e. Clause 3 points out that the northern squatters aro paying as much rent after sixi years as the Darling Downs squatters did after nineteen years. ' . : Clause 4 proposes certain remedies, l)y. means of which, wo presume, the petitioners hope to be able to surmount their difficulties. These are-reductions of rent to £12 10s per block (that is 10s per square mile); inde feasible leases for twenty-one years, with pre-emptive right over one-half of the run, to be exercised at any timo during tho cur rency of tho lease ; that in consideration of the inferio...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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COMMERCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

COMMERCIAL. , Discount is two-and-a-half per cont. to three. The Wool Sales closed, very firm, at. an advanco of one ponny. . On .: good wools liiglior pricos . have . sinco been obtained, and the" restora tion . of confidence talcing ;place augurs well for the future. . Tallow is declining,. .stocks boing very largo. ?, , ! Hides aro vory firm; and leather is higher!' ~ / ' Colonial secui-itios aro'steady. ? ; v Consols, 92j.

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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WOOL, STOCK, AND STATION REPORTS. HAY. MR. JAMES FORSYTH'S REPORT:— [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

WOOL, STOCK, AND STATION EXPORTS. HAY. 'JAMES FORSYTH'S LLIIT'ORF Since my l.ist, business has been very much ;it a standstill in this district. The rain J which full at tho ond of last month was very partial, and although it has given a good spring to tho grass ju protected situa tions ; it has not been plentiful eilough 111 ' producing feed or leaving a supply of sur face wat::r to justify owners of storo stock to start 011 their journey to a market. Tho shoop which are travelling from necessity, tiro having a bad time of it, and the further thoy go on their journey up tho river, tho worse thoy fare. Many, which arc for sale, are in suoh wretched condition that 110 ono would give above a merely nominal price for thcni. Sroim Wi:nn:i;.s, for fattening, in fair con dition, arc still in demand, and I am in treaty for one lot of ton thousand vfliioli I expect to report tho purchase of ill my next. I have also inquiries for storo cattlo of J suit able ages for fattening, and could plae...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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LITTERSHANK, EAGLESTONE, & Co's. REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

- LITTERSNANK, EAGLESTONE, & Co's. REI-OHT. FAT: CATTLE.-A full supply came forward this week. There was a slight improvc ' ment in quality over lato supplies, and prices wore firmer. The welcomo intelli gence of the break of tlic drought will havo the effect of reducing the heavy supply of inferior stock we havo had of lato, and in consequence higher rates may be looked for. We quote best beof 17s Gd per lOOlbs. FAT SHEEP.-Of this description of stock the supply ia again heavy, quality generally medium ; prices ruled about the same as last week ; but with every prospect of an immediate improvement. Quotations : Best 551b. wethers, 10s. STOKE CATTLE.-Wo have no transactions yet to report in store cattle, but, in view of the coming rains, we look forward to a brisk demand ere long. Quotations: Southward : Best bullocks, 70s to 80s; mixed sexes, 50s to COs; northward, mixed sexes, 35s to 45s. . STORE SHEEP.-We havo more inquiries, but fewer transactions to report. One Melbourn...

Publication Title: Wagga Wagga Advertiser And Riverine Reporter
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SYDNEY. MESSRS. MORT AND CO.'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

SYDNEY. MESSRS. MORT AND CO.'S HEPOUT. Wool,.-'Die transactions this week indicate continued firmness in this market, and for greasy wools an advance on late quotations has been obtained. 1'liia increased demand may bo attributable to the recent fall of rain having fdlod the dams at wool-wash ing establishments, thereby affording greater facilities for scouring. Our cata logue comprised G70 bales, of which wo sold 390. SHEEPSKINS.-The market is very fully sup plied, and prices linn at last week's quota tions. TALLOW.-In very limited supply. Prices, consequently, somewhat higher for parcels required by the trade. February 12, 18C9. BREWSTER AND TUEBECK'S UKPOBT , STATIONS. -We observe a better disposition on the part of buyers to invest in good paying stations, and the breaking-np of the long and disastrous drought will, we trust,, instil confidence, and lead to sales satis factory to both purchasers and sellers. We have sold tho Cooma and Thun'abdulla stations, in tho Liverpool Plai...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

AD VERTISEMJSNTS. 5MES iiive received instructions to offer for i sale the undermentioned Stock, namely: Sheep: : : '2005 MAIDEN EWES, 4-tooth 1500 - ditto 4-tootli , ;. 10,000 EWES, 2. .3, 4, and 5 years old 1500 ditto, full-mouthed, halffat .' 2000 ditto, mixed ages S000 ditto, ditto, with 80 per cent of . i < lambs. i 2000 ditto,, ditto 800 ditto, ditto 3000 EAT WETHERS 2000 ditto ' ?; : 3000 ditto ? ' 950' ditto 1000 ditto j 1000 ditto : ? ? ? \ 1000 ditto , 3000 WETHERS, 4-tooth ; . 5000 ditto, 4 and 0-tootli i: . ! .7000 ditto, 3 and 4-year old;/at Diibbo G300 ditto ; ? , 7000 ditto, 2-tootli 1100 MIXED HOGGETS 2000 ditto 1500 ditto Jl,AMS: Bayly's,, .Cox's, 'Macansh's, .1 Peppin's, - . Mackinnon's; and other breeders', \ , in lots to suit purchasers. . ; Cattle: 250: head mixed sexes, and ages ? 600 ditto, fat cattle i . " 300 ditto, mixed sexes ? . ' 700 ditto, mostly bullocks. / } 1 700.'ditto;; mixed sexes . " i - ; - : 1000. ditto, bullocks,-half/fat i 15 steer...

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OBITUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

OBITUARY. Lord Bolliavon; Viscount Sfcraug forcl; Carl tori, tlio IrishNovolisfc; and General Gold.

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SQUINTING. (From the Imperial Review.) [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

r SQUINTING. . fl'rom the Imperial JReview.) SQUINTERS, says, Trimalchio,- are iborn', .under the sign ; of tho Archer, < and; inherit something of the doubly-gifted; nature of their patron. Hohm spcctant, lardam tollunt. They fix one eye. on) a bundle of cabbages, and snatch up a pohnd of bacon-fat thab they; have spotted with the other. Two or throo servants of that kind might prove very useful on occasion.. And you, cannot . make a squinter blush, not even.if <you catch him in the act. The seat 'of shame is in the eye, .and people blush when they are notableto look straight back at their confrohters; ' but the squinter shifts all his shame into the eye that is turned away, and looks at you with the other, coldly, impassively, stonily. It is almost impossible to get the best of a squintor in: private life". Is she a duenna,, and are you looking for the chance of a moment's flirtation with her fair charge ? Sho turns aside to poko the fire, to pick up her; wor...

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GENERAL SUMMARY. [Newspaper Article] — Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter — 17 February 1869

GENERAL SUMMARY. Tlio" Crown Prince of Prussia, ancl tho Princcss Royal, liavo returned to Berlin. The Queon -\vil1, most likely, clolLvor tlio oponing spcecli to tlio ^ new Parlia ment inperson. : l'hord aro a largo numbor of petitions '> against members elected.. ; , ; . Tlio Queen dispensed with formal. ceremony on Bright'taking;ofifc6.v-; . The Princess Royal thanked j Mr. Bright personally for. the :f manner,, in which ho had spoken publicly of her family. . ?. .The Lord' Chancollor' has 'beon created a peer. ; Mr. Gladstone is engagod w.on a scheme for reconstructing: the public service, and economising. There havo been terrific: gales in England. There lias been a terrific eruption of Mouni Etna, and - an. earthquako at Gibraltar, causing great1 destruction of. shipping. , ) Two colliery explosions liavo oc currcd,. killing twenty-seven persons. . A paraffine explosion took place on .the "Brighton railway;' two guards were burned to death. A school-house at Rochdalo foll i...

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