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ENTRY OF THE FRENCH TROOPS INTO PARIS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
ENTRY OF THE FRENVCII TROOPS iNTO PARIS. -- -4e-- (FROM THE S. IM. HERALD'S CURiESPONDRST.) The triumphai?t entry of the& French trInps. into Paris -took' place on Sunday with the greatest order, amid the acclamations of the people.. ThonEmperor and his suite proceeded along thc.Bulevard from. the. Bastille .to the Place Vandome, amidst the acelamations :of the crowd, which was immense. . .The Empress and ithle. Prince Imlnpeial were statioried at thd Plhce VandoilO..: : . ' "lThe .soldiers beariing the'standaids which had been taken from the eonmity eio received 'with ovation. -IThe flhgs of all those regiments which. were torn by tho centiy's- balls and by grape shot, ox oite` the p.pula?ltion to 'othuisiastic oheers. There was no addressrdelivered, nor any proclamation issued by tlie Jinpe?or. The.descriptions given of the fete show that it his been a moust gay and Mu.agnificcent affdir.. •At the banquet which followed, given to;the prinoipaicliiefs of the army, in the ev...
CHINA. RENEWAL OF THE WAR — DISASTROUS DEFEAT OF THE BRITISH. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
RA.Y/VI'AL OF .'H.:: I WAR DISASTROULS -.:... EFEA OF THE- JRTI ISI; ---. (FRie TIIETOCALCUTTA. ENGll.II'A'N, OF 1050 AUGUST.) The nail brings muihst disaistrous intelligence 6idhet;al of the wan in' China, for nb :pur osltlihatve ucan imagine except to gratify a whilniof the Admiral, who hose rather to attempt it force a passage by the usual channel of. the Peiho, than to. proceed by another which the Chinese atthliritiss told.him was open for hiin. A di.graceful defeat' was the consequence, dud the destruction of twi) of the attacking squadron. Hlow Admiral Hope will answer for this calatisity -we know not. We are infoirmed that. tho, Ad miritl'ivwaswiaried bylthe people at Hongkong aot to attemlptt the Peiho; as the Chinese were well .pepared to oppose him. o He has 'lcen guilty of the most dangerous of faults in war, that of de-lising his -cacny. It;-is the, mlre mortifying bectause the Chinese were evidently sincere, as they have allowed the American nmbasssador.to ppass up to ...
POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, 13TH OCTOBER. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
POLICE COURT. S 'IUIIUSi)DAY, 13?'TI Ocroel. . (Before 1M. H-1indmarsh. Esq., Chairmian;_ Robert I. Perrott, and J. Robb, Esqrs., J.P.'s) ' It 1. PeiLnoT v. I. FEnNEL.-Thills was a case of ejectment. Postponed till 'next Court, at the re quest of plaintiff, as his solicitor was not pIresenat: T. BrACK v. G. CoIAM'IO..-Case of breach of contract. The defendant denied the charge,.wliclih was that he had agreed to fall and burn off twelity acres of land at £3 per acre. .Plaintiff proved, his charge, showing that the timber was felled but not all burned off, as there were still some trees oba thle ground. The Bench ordered defendant to pay plaintiff £6, and 3s. 6d. costs. S. Tiomn.s v. J. FIADnDEu.-Plaiatiff sued for wages amounting to £3 3s. 6d,.which defendant re fused to pay. Claim proved. Defendant ordered to pay the full amount, and costs of Court.
PUBLIC MEETING.—THE EDUCATION BILL. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
PUBLIC MJIBE 'IiNG,--- /'lIE ?S)A '.-l 7TOYN BILL. On Tuesday evening, the Ilth instant, pursuant to advertisement, a public meeting to consider Mr. Cowper's Education Bill now before the Legisla tive Assembly, was held in the Freo Church, Kinma. His Worship the 3you being moved to the chair a )ittle after seven o'clock, began .by iending the advertisement calling together the friends of educe. tion to consider the above B 11. lie said it was one which demanded their attention, and had no doubt the present meeting would thoroughly consider it.. The CeTlana x then called. on Dr. Charles to. move the first resolution That it is the opinion of this meeting tlatthe measure proposed by Government for the education of the country, will not only continue, but vastly increase, the evils of the present Dlenominutional system. Dr. CAAReIS, after a few coiuplimeutery re. marks tohiis Worship the Chairman on his being the first M'ayor of Kianma, proceeded to state that the resolution which he n...
THE PANAMA ROUTE. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
TuE PANAMA ROUTE.-From a brief .disoussion with regard :torthe postal communication with Aus= tralia, whicli took placelately in the House of Lords, the project of, the "Phnama route is, for a certain .title .at all .events,. postponed. In-the first place, the whole question of steam packet contracts :lias been referred to a select committee of the House of Cdmmons; and ministers have deemed it prudent to wait for the report of that committee before they. decide on the establishment of a neowline. .Secofidly, the \vishes of the Australian cplo.dies are to be: taken into account; and it seems that ansvwes have, not yet been received from all of them' In this postponement we perceive no symptoms of an'in=" :ciination either in favor.of, or against, the P'ina~nn route; There i- no doubt that the secohdireisgo assigned for the 'delay is. not a mere barren misinis- terial:compliment, and :that.the ultimatedeoisi6hoiIit the question iwill r:eally ina .large' measure depend on 'the express...
ILAWLARRA TURF CLUB RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
r!A PVLARRA TURF CLUB ?tACLAS. -+--e Owing to the lateness of the hour at which our report of the abovo meet came to land, we are uiablo to give the larticulars, and must therefore claim the indulgence of our reades for merely naming the successful horsos.I FIRST DAY. TImE l1Ai"s PLATE of 50 sovn., with a sweep of 't sovs. each. Won by Lieutenat. TimI MuNSIOIPAL Town PlATe of 40 sonc. Taken by Paddy. Tue? TRIAL STAES Of 25 ROY'. WYon easily by Flying Doe.: SECOND DAY, TIle" DISTRIOT PIreSg Of 30 sovS Two dead heats-taken by. Udendorra. H1IRDLE RACE of 25 sovs. Prince won this race as he liked. - SELLsN STAGES of 15 sovs: . All. to Granito-sold for £43.._ ..... - THIRD DAY. Tles LADw.s' Punse. Won by Young Morgan. THE WELTER STAKES. Taken by Calender. l?'I_-BlAT.N- S?A?KS. Osolio Acid. SThis race closed tile the three days' sport.: The racing was remarkably good; and with the exception of some' dissatisfaotion expressed as to the awarding of the Dis trict Purse, the meeting passed of...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
In our columns of the present issue will .be found a report of: a public: meetinig held iti the Free Church, Kiama, oih Tuesday last, to consider 'Mr. Cowreit's Bill on' Education. 'Sucli meet ings, we perceive from contemporaries, have not been uncommon during the. present week, which fact is somewlat an evidence that the subject is one of essential importance, and of which the public mind is not insensible. It is, however,,to be regretted that a question of such public interest should not have had more previous consideration thian has been evinced by many of tl\ose to whom we have listened and whose speeches we have read. , Mr. CowE?ai's Bill on public education is wor thy the most thoughtful attention of all. It pro fesses to give the colony one system suited to all, and of which all may avail themselves unitedly or separately, leaving those who claim its assistance to decide what sort of religious instruction shall be imparted--tlhat iS, the local board shall have the power to d...
TO ADVERTISERS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
'rT ADr EITrISES. Advertihs" adrie respetfully notified that after this date they will be bound to the folliilllg .hoiri :--Mliscelllmeous advertise ments roieeied upto 4 p.m.l i 'ridly ;-; LuetloneUrs'. till 7 p.m. T?hee ibooro gi.tietlfons will be strictly observed. All cominutleai.tons intendled for insertlon must be authenti rdtell hy tlhe Ilaue l l a lddreso of the writer-liot:.nceOss:arily for'liabilfition, ibit iut a gutarantee ofgood faith. We cannot undertake to retarn rejected commnunnieations. SATUORDAI; OCTOBER 15, 1850.
OUR HARBOR. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
Oua lBAnobn.-The inhabitants of Kiama, its neighborhood, and the entire district of IllawnaTa, will have seen with pleasure? that £30,000 are placed on the estimates for our own harbor, - and £20,000 fori that of Wollongong. NEw METIOPOLITAN JOURNAL.-~Ve hlave re ceived Nos. 1 and 2 of a new weekly newspaper the Soetliern Urosa,.sixteen. pages double royal printed and published by Mri . FSmith of Sydney. The second numberis a very creditable production, both in a literary. and mechanical point of view the latter department evidently being occupliod by men of ability. It contnins several well and care fully written original articles, besides a fair 'shard of.hical and country news' of interest,-it is dd cidedly anti-Ministerial iinpolitics." We wish Mr;. Smith every success, andlhqpe that the citizens. of Sydney will .give himi that encouragement and support which, we are sorry to say, has been' Tvlth held from many worthy predecessors.
MUNICIPAL COUNCIL. WEDNESDAY, 12TH OCTOBER. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 15 October 1859
MUNICIPAL COUNCOIL. -Wi nsiE uAY, 19'2n Octonas. Presebit-Aldermein i'e, Mi'ller, Iukine, Sharpe, Blow, Haiirahin, aid Cnlley. ' Alderman PI as mived that Alderman Colley take the chair. Aldermai SUtrreeonided tld proposition. Carried; Thie minutes of the last meeting were read and con firmed.. Aldermian CoLLIY gave notice that hlie intended to niove at the next meetinig That t?ie Council recognikoath sprinciple" that the omells 'o mayor and auditors be honor.iry. Aldermai HARAtIAnI gave notice of hii intention to move at the next meeting- That an Improvement Committt, be firmed for each ward. Alderman HANRAiiAs.gave notiee of his inlteltion to move at the next meeting That a Fliance Comnmitte be appointld. Alderman PIKE wished to know upon what understand ing the Town Clerk held his appointment. The CiAanuasa said there was no understanding addi ditional to the ballot at the .last meeting. An agree nmet blad been submitted to the committee which met on Mionday; nothing lhad bedi.do...
FOREIGN EXTRACTS. FRANCE. WAR STATISTICS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
.....FOREIGN EXTRACTS. - .FRANCE. WAR STATISTICS. The Debats publishes a table showing the re spective losses of thile allied armies and the Aus trians in the.different combats and battles which took place duing thile campaign in Italy :-At Montebello: Allies, 7000 engaged, 850 killed and wounded, and 150 prisoners. Palestro: Allies, 31,000 engaged, 1,100 killed and wounded; Austrians, 24,000 engaged, 3,100 killed and wounded, 950 prisoners, andl 6 pieces of cannon. Margenta and Turbigo: French, 55,000 engaged, 4,400 killed and wounded, 300 prisoners, and 1 cannon; Austrians, 75,000 en gaged, 14,000 killed and wounded, 7,000 prisoners, and 4 cannon. Malegnano: Frenllch, 16,000 en gaged, 900 killed and wounded; Austrians, 18,000 engaged, 1,400 killed and wounded, 900 prisoners. Solferino : Allies, 145,000 engaged, 16,800 killed and wounded, 350 prisoners; Aus trians, 170,000 engaged, 21,000 kcilled and wounded, 7,000 prisoners, and 30 cannon. Ac cording to this statement the total lo...
CLIPPINGS FROM ENGLISH PAPERS. THE "GREAT EASTERN" IN MOTION. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
--CIIPPIKGS FROMI:ENGLISH PAPERS. -: .a?,mAE,:'t.GREAT EiASTERN" E IN IOTION..:: I Th ~Gieat Eastern 'madea move on the-8th bfi?gst in the right di rction.. Some b300 or ,4QO visitors, composed of members of Par liambsnt, merchants, and distinguished engineers itssetnbled to witness the first trial of the gigan iic iiddlebs and screws of the big ship, which, in; their" united efforts, exerted a power of S23,000 horses, are to propel her at the rate of 23 niles an hour. A luncheon was afterwards served, over which Lord Stanley presided. At half-past one the engines were at work "there was no noise, no vibration, nor the slightest sign of heating, and the tremendous frame of ironwork sprung as at once into mo 'ti~ih'wvith as much ease as if every rod and crank i&d bben worked for the last 10 years." The engines turned slowly, six revolutions per mi nute, a minimum speed, but sufficient to test the strength of..Trotman's anchors, with which the vessel is moored, and to bring fo...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
NOTICE. IT is particularly requested that otur Cou r? SAgents forward a statement of their A?co'its to June 30, immediately, to this office. TO THE'SUBSCRIBERS AND ADVERTISERS ' ' IN THE "KIAMA EXAMINER." ' T HE late Proprietor of the Kiamna Examhnrser Squests, that all persons indebted to lim, will please forward the amount- of their re spcctive accounts to Sept. 30, during the ensuing week,.otherwise they will be put into thle hands of a solicitor for recovery. Obt. 6th. To the Advertising Publio of Sydney. HE KIAMA EXAMINER having already ob . tained a high circulation throfighout the entire southern coast districts, will be found, a very valuable medium for ADVERTISEMENTS in every department of commercial entesprise; and as these districts have a daily steam communication with Sydney, this medium will prove the more valuable. Advertisers are therefore respectfully in foirmed that all advertisements may be left, and a file of the EXA aINER inspected without charge, at the office ...
THE SHOALHAVEN RACE. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
rTHE SHOALIHAVEN RAcE.-We understand that the district surveyor, Mr. Larmer, intends forwarding to the Surveyor-General tlhe report of Mr. Herriott, relative to the cutting of the Shoalhaven Race that was projected by a committee formed in March, 1858, for the purpose of introducing the waters of the Shoalhsven to the Major's Creek. He estimaifes the probable cost of constructing a race of 40 miles at £145 12s. Gd. per mile, £5865; tunnel, 150 yards; at £2 per yard, £300; cutting at each end of tunnel: 1066 yards, at ls. 6d. per yard, £71 18s. Gd.-Total; £6,244 18s. 6d.-Braidwood Dispatch. .
ABSTRACT OF RESULTS OF VALUATION. ASSETS. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
D8TRAC'T O RESULTS .OP V.LUATION. ABsRET.-: Loans on policies and mortgage, ... £40,792 3 10 Cash balances ..3.. . . 348 1'- .3 Office property .. .. .. .... 1145 14 2 Premiums due but not paid .. .. 5722 7. 8 £51,008 6 11 •~ ~~ : • ?5;os ·i LIABILITIBS. Assurance branch . .. £28,987.bs 9;. K:+;::: Annuity branch ..:.8,190.4 2 ., Endowment branch .. I,495? 5 S£33'8,622 1"ii Surplus. I -"" £17 388 15 7 Proposed reserve, say .. ., £3:. 3,486 15 7 Divisable profit, £13,900, to be appropriated thnus: Assurance branch.. ..,.; - .. £11,963 1 : 0 Annuity branch .. :.. .r .1,418 17 .5 Ensdowment branch " . . ... 618 1 7 L. 18,900 0 0 SCERTIFICATE BY CONSULTING ACTUARY. I hereby certify that the results above shown of this second investigation are correct, .and that the balance of profit, with a reservation of 20 per cent., may be safely allotted to the several policies entitled to bonus. I further certify that the proposed mode of division in proportion to the actual value of the interest o...
GARLAND AND BINGHAM'S WEEKLY REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
GARLAND AND BINGHAM'S WEEIKLY REPORT. The market for store stock is still very inactive. Rains have lately fallen in the immediate vicinity of Melbourne, but they have not extended far into the interior, and tile dread of a dry season still prevails. We have quitted some lots of mixed cattle at £3 12s. 6d., and sheep in tile northern districts at from los, to 12s. Prices on the whole remain very firm. In fact, purchasers for the southern market can hardly see a sufficient margin on tile rates demanded by breeders. In stations little is doing, bnut we are at present in treaty for the sale of several, which we have no doubt will be effected. 11i, York-street, Sydney, October 20th, 1859.
ACTUARY'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
ACTUARY '8 RIEPORT, 1 have carefully valued the assets and liabilities of.the" society as at February 2Gth last. The result showing a profit in the traisacetions of thie five years ending on that day amounting to £17,185 15s. 7d. is set forth in tile accompanying abstract. Every precaution has been taken to secure tile society from all sources of possible loss. Hence, favourable as the position of tho.society now is, there is every reason to expect that the existing business wvill, on fuittire occasions, show an increasingi ratio of profit. A deduction of 20 per cent. from ihe ahove mentioned profit, by way of reserve fund, may, perhaps, be desirable in compliance with the proviszons of the 27th by-lawv, andis imply eitiflcieit to meet any contin gency that may arise. RoDERaTTHosn'Oe, oAetCdry. Australian futiial Provident Soiety, ?? October 5.
DIARY. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
DIARY. *Days of the Wok. Day of Sunset oIon' Mronth Sodo gs sATURnDAY ........... Oct. 22 I5,14 I 6 14 25 SUNDAY .... ...... " ,3 13 [ 0 15 I0 MONIDAY ...11J..... *" 24 5 12 6 16 7 TUESDAY .. .. 25 5 11 6 17 28 WEDNESDAY....... " ' 5 110 i 6 18 N THURSDAY ............ " 7 5 0 19 I 1 FRIDAY ......6....0-.... " 08 6 0 I 2 THE KIAJIA EXAMINER. PUBLISHED WEEKLY.
AUSTRALIAN MUTUAL PROVIDENT SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — Kiama Examiner — 22 October 1859
.d AUSTRALIAN Mtlfi 'UAL PRO VIDENKV . - SOCIETY. ::A special generil:meeting of this flourishing in-. stitution was held in Sydney; Mr.'John Fairfax in the chair. ' ;*The chairman before reading the advertisement lunder which the meeting was convened, referred to some remarks made by Mr. Thomas Holt, who had occupied the chair at the last annual meeting, to the :effect that the Directors had reason to expect that ithe statements to be made to-day would be' very favorable. He said that it had been hoped that *the present meeting would have been convened by the end of June, but from the very laborious calcu lations which were involved haying to be made, wlhile the business of the society was increasing more and more every day, it had been found impos sibleo to call it sooner. The now business of the nine months of the present year was equal to that of the largest previous year. He then read the ad vertisement, after which the Secretary read the fol lowing report:and relative statemen...