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NAVIGATION OF THE DARLING. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

NAVIGATION OP THE 1UUUKG. (from (At £. M. fftrotd. JfarrA S.) Captain -^delp4 effort to navigate the Elver Purifr.* ha* hwa v»ty eaaawsiW far a BtataUattpt, Hskasaot uanapid to reaeb F«rt B««rke, which, from ita being ?he paint whi-m many etrmm* oaitc, ia poenlariy pre ?nand to bu the head ef the navigation, tat be hai |rot «var more than hair tkn diataooe. He awtered the Kivw D«rlinf no the CTth Januarr. In laar dava ha teacbed Ltidlej'e V«aif, where two ri*er formi an dh«-r. and tn four d«ya more he reaohed Mount af nr Mtm. By the wiadinv eo«rae of the river this Is nr» liably anoat five or eis hnndmd mile* ; at the crow flies It *.«ild hn ah-wt ten- hundred. Ffoas Mirant ator ctniMtt ta Fort Bjars* woold be a dray journey of about me buodtyd nad eeventy mile*. A *ucc*e*fal eUenpt wea made to aacead a Htile farther still, bat we nrexBme It was foand nadetimbte to pa*h oo, ec the veeael tamed Back, and rwched the jaa-ni»a oa tbe ISth. The voyage was commereiat at well a* experiment...

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Qld, Australia
STATISTICS OF CUSTOMS.—PORT OF ROCKHAMPTON. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

STATISTICS fiF CUSTOMS.— ri-RT OF nrtCKHAMProv. Sinn nnr pobiirttira in the IJnald of the 1 6 th mat. of the iinpTM and t* ports into and from the ports of P.dnrj. H4en nnd Prnbane, daring the pact year, the r~!urii« tntn Ktckhani titon for tbe fonrth quarter have - ? ti r. o-ived M the Cmtom-honM in Sydney. They r-1Vr to tbe tradn of tbe port with Victoria, and only r -rt*i*t nf imperil', the. official value nf which is £17.17. Trn- c--ief item* nre hnndy, £174 ; geneva, £49 ; bottled h— » i'G; c.'T*. £15: and anndrie*. conuwting of iiiru-'?. iiardKire, pniaioei, appieo, ojeien', coam, -?!!- u«-ti'- »tnw, L'r'-wrie-, bi i-nit». ham?, and a printing yr-e : «-Tinnotinf; in nil to £1539. Although the trade v -h Vicfiria wan lint imill. that with Sydney ma of ,^-ii» importance. The datiea of Costomn paid during , 1,- ,)Ti.rtir, tbe ifreatCT psrt bnins on imports frum S.^i'.r. Tere a« fullnw*:— Brandy, £140 {-'. 4d. ? rum, ?j IT '.«?. : Uqf-n, £9 IS*.: pin. £65 I6*. 4d.; wbMy, iJ -:?. C...

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The Daring Downs Gazette. DRAYTON, THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 1859. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

€f-c Darling potons ©alette Pit A YTOS. TBCRSDA 1'. StAKCU IT, 1859. A RuvorR, in all probaUQity not witbeut foun dation, is rife in «rfiat are usually considered \vel!-Jtiforn:«l circles, to the effect that the liovrnNon cf th» new Northern Colony may be cxj-ccUm1 liy the next Eteamer from England. S.ii'iil.l sweh jirove to b*» tiie case, all doubt will vanish, and wo can, at last, grasp Separation as a reality, and waste no more sighs on what lias hitherto appeared little better than a Feu Fdkt. As a matter of morse, the new ruler will land on our chores to the usual drum and trumpet racket which evtr accompanies the advent of pi-tit personsges on any soil where the Briton ha^ planted his foot. Unable to ape Ihe 6jJen -5iJ military epfctaciefl --f continental nations, there is n jovial, devil-may-care, setni rowdy, lrat good-bearlcd and hoepitabie style about John Hcll on these occasions which ia truly refreshing. No Champ de Mart with its serried columns of bronzed veterans, it's...

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
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DISTRICT NEWS. WARWICK [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

DISTRICT NEWS. fAEWIOK (JYma a Corremmient.) Farai. Aocrona*.— We ara.Mrry ta have to record til* death «f Hr. Aleunder Alien. sch.olin«*t«r «f thi- Biaea, who was'Srowaed on toe mnrnittg «r the 4th in atost, while bathmgia tbe C«adaniie. From the «*i denoo prodaasd at tbe inquest it *S- the opinion of tb meSical man. Or. Aldrea, that ths deemwid, who was ?me kind of fit while In rh« w(ter. Durins- tbe last week 7000 cbmp, the property of Meara. Kant and Wejnhalt of ItMalie Piain*. have Mated thraaga tbe toirnihip on tfacir war to tbe Mel bourne market. They ware under the caar*e of Ur. Graham. March rtfc, 185?.

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
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COMMERCIAL AND STOCK REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

COMMERCIAL AND STOCK REPORT. Tbk up-country, as well as the town tndr, have been tolerably bri*k since our lsit report. The weather U changeable, and a gentle rain foil on Tuesday night, which doubtlm will hare a gwd effect on the past urage, and cause tbe gnu to spring afresh ; at present it present* a withered and uninviting appearance at Dmyton and ita vicinity, owini to the late hot dry weather. Carriage ia plentiful, and tbe charges reasonable, bnt the state or the roads below the IUnge forbid the ex pectation of much celerity in the movement! of tbe teams. We bear that the crops or maize at Warwick nave bom very abundant thin searon, and that good samples are being offered for sale as low u from 3*. to 8*. 6d. per VoKhel, vhicti will acatoaly pay the grower. A small uaantity of wheat only hai been barveat«d, but it hu turned out to be of good quality. Warwick has long been noted for the excellence of this cereal when ever proper attention has been paid to it» cnlUnlion, and th...

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
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DRAYTON [?]INEVOLENT SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

DRATTOH BEJKVOUEHT jatJClKIX . baffliag tor the no^toaoffattais. J»n» Wan*. E-q^ of Eton Vala, having taken tht rfialr. and opened the meeting with a few remark*. F. V.tSMO, Eq., tht Saentary, w«s call** upon «- n*4 th« miaa«ro of the la* C«nsxttee Moetiac. after which the IUv- «. Devaread a report of tfc* prevhHK working of tba ?odnty, caatainiaf tbe following par Ucolars:— Tbe Dravton Beaardent Sxasty was oommaoced ta Augn*. 1856, and applmsUoo was made for a grant of land at ToovoobIm, and far tbe Jlass of tin PoSos Court umtUy appropriatad to charitable InstifaiUmM. In reply to tab ths letter No. 1, appended to this, was rsoeired. Trnttees wera named, and the deeds of the bud (tnaro) promfaed ia a letter (No.S) from the Sarveyor-Gdneral. Howaver, after asaae delay a com munfesriiHi (Ne. S) was nod rad, from woiohtheeanv oittee leant that no grant of land could at present be made. Shortly after this the Poliea Fines, which by order of tbe various beaches bad been paid to tin Tiwu...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

THE 'DARIAKG DOWV8 ?GAZETTE' b MsSdacC «'*rr TroMMt Mtmrtm, aae awmsssi ts Sa» s«nh«B»*iaM*5«Bna. ' ?-* ? 1 ? -' * ' TU1U OF w8BaSalHll-W : ' ftqs QEima, wurua . __ -.- T * .. ? m- (JwawByepisw '-.,. . »»» ?..!- StamtM'&BtKBi *~ ' . _„,, _^. ^^^^-.9^4 aawaotajtacwsriMpliMV.' -^^T ?:'-!V' '' ' ? -?-.». ?? ' ? a. *. Twotaxs __ — _,_ — » ? rooa „ ? . *~r — . , -~ S ? ta -m ^ ? *-- -Z.% 9 tarr „ _- _-. _?-._»? ataaaTJas«vMS-as-laasvCaiBB___ - » if Z3^£5£tt'^7mT*XS£&m vJaj^VesijW ^^MtUBB^te^aa^aBbawv^aavl -aafaaanaBavM eaat ^a^aBBBaBnaBBsBBB1 laaf SataBBBremaBBBBBaMaaf SSW-Wflaitals) iiwIafaTSaaii -aavHaWsagWWgK| ?faaaa. . - ,„--.. , ., ''^f^^i ' ' Ma' lasprirtar, «t * ^BW«^*Jwi»1toavi»- «B^ . *mm aWsw.^Tmasi,,,, ai,fi a^ ^uv- .' - '

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TOOWOOMBA STOCK AND PRODUCE CIRCULAR. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

toowoomba. stock and rbodcce cie:ulau. Altbovor baaiaeai to a «*rUin estoat bakanac waat dull doring tin put we»V. attU a great many dram ha** pama Urouib the taws wltk woo). whUat tkehlgh Mate ?fperf-cUon arrived ?* la %*? meeHaiaioat 4apaitisttatartUT«QW0MBt» 6i.w Wilt, ht» ginan addiOoaU imp«ta« to tra«V. wir.eh mv*. ttHafiatdy tend to hior«— a th- eamaawial proycto of the brnfaeai isasmisjiHiiija jt#VH« ??»«« TTTITI ?? IBtT mm IVTfeiT HllKW wm tiatMT, a fast wfaicfc apeak* vdtvmea for itadf. Tbe prisaa of timber are nialated oWieflj l-y the aauraat onlend and Ukea. Taere hat been no atle. oT im jMttaaca ainee our law, and tbe following may be relied -maeth«prioea prevailing: F*4 baUoeto, *5 to £S 10*. F.t aheep. cood, \1r. to lla. fforae*.— Good eerrieeable aaddle bones stIU con oniie im aemasa ana rmiK lair pnee*. ad exeeiieni lot will be nold by auction on the lat Apr!1, bred by H. B. Fits, E*q.. aal are cuUfly the progeny --r theweU known entire ' Luiercost.' Mr. H»ye« will a...

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BRISBANE. THE MURDERS IN THE BAY.—RECOVERY OF THE MISSING MEN. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

BRISBANE. THE MCBDEHS n» THE BAY.— EEOOTEKT OF THE Wf SSTSG ME3T. {Frgrn At Monion £jy Fr't /Ve«.| la the early part of Iwt mt,i perty rfHackfillew, .JobbV whoia was ihe notonoa. Wj Xnoio*. asd awtlKi aawi K««J-, oewght toteB^weiJ*. tow, of the wtertabaiits of the boat bdoasng w tht mar aered «en, and by which the mystery kaagtag.over the jkterfCtflnVflaBujsBwnafcasbewiawW- Mr. T. rVbie. who perfectly sndenbnd* the i*aga»ge vf *he aSrSoe-.nVocarea&wn the««h«««bjo.ned»*at«Mat. Wba£ was pmbtUited by our caatemnorar* on Wednea day I-*:- ? ?? ., | -Tae*reowktbi*r«w wereat Umpieb-wcwhh«K! |-bsk«,nnd«het-«»ba^tte«hitsaqMfseltad. Tie SwassswawMVCtiw Hacks b«t did tmwocu! say, Xha dtoarhwm l»qean tfccpnjn their ttaving been njnumfissTnl » iWiiBf. ami raueaa we» *hort. CssBaataamad tse black»«ar earia* the ntiess and «sMbWa»fi*li; as»1Ji*«sldt)Mlna(ks*aiHa *s nrnerNM tak* to IhviVttsw. This raised tbrir Woirf ; aadCol&aaaad **? *bsr two vvtta*. isMead of trjing tn appease tao...

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
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VARIETIES. AN OLD FRIEND IN A NEW DRESS. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

VARIETIES. .AS OLD PPJEKD IN A NEW DEES?. (Art ly ti, author of Tint Fitht. 1 Three merchants went riding out into the Werf | Esch talked of hu wife, and how richly aht. cTrert. S ABd tbs growing circomfercBce of her new «£. - § For wives must dreas, and husbands must nav ' 1 And there', plenty to get. aud little lost, ' 1 W hi!e tbe UilUnerV bill is runninr I And they told ber to pot every article corn ? They ordered the silk*, and they ordered the u'owtrs. «j And the Bill is kept rolling Up. co«-n up,n Tw^ f For wive* must dre*. and husbands fc-,.7p»T I Though, perbtps they will be in a terrible wky When they're dunned I *r tba bill that is running. | Three bintrupU were figuring in the Gattttr I On a. Tuesday night, when tbe snn weut down, ' And tbe women were weepiur. sod quite in a per ? For the dresMt they never will ahoa- to the towa ; For wiv« vill dresa tliougb husbands tan't ptr. And bankruptcy's surely the pleaaautest way To get rid of tbe bill and tbe dunning. No life ca...

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LOCAL AND DOMESTIC. POLICE OFFICE. FRIDAY, MARCH, 11TH. (Before F. N. Isaac, and J. Watts, Esqrs) [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

LOCAL AND DOMESTIC. POLICE OFFICE. FblDAT, M*RfH. llTH. ( Before F. K. Itaas. and J. Wattt, Sscrt) William John Campbell, alia* George Tyson, in cus tody for uttering and forging cheques, was brought up and remanded until Wednesday. William Johnson and Sarah Richardson were charged with stealing money from At person of a German in the House of Mrs. Ddaa. on Monday, the 7tb. There was bo evidence against Johnson, and he was discharged : that against the female prisoner amounted to araieioti only. The i^oseoutor went into Mn». Dalanswitn earns saunges mraain, oi wumiM in his tray at &e time, and while he waa giving Mrs. Ddan chance the money waa abstracted. A German boy stated that he saw the hand of the female prisoner in the tray, but saw her take nothing out The case was dismissed, prosecutor being cautioner against giving people ia custody on such a grave charge without evidence to rapport it. George Jennings pleaded guilty to a charge of being drank and disorderly, sad wa...

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. Sib — I shnuld not trouble myedf to reply to tbe effusion of Mr. John Sidney, did it not eonuin a ten remarks I feel myself called upon ta contradict. Firet he charges me with being the man ' who brnngiii about the whole dnpnte' (between faimself and Mr. WnAgr) ' by the offer of higher wages than he was pmnc, and then employing him.' This I assert to be an unqualified uA naKnaiH I&lu4iivj Iff W--1«- j»unA ta nw on th« morning he was ditchargti by Mr, Sidney and asked for employment, and w*s at work far me for two minth* before he spoke of the rate of wages be wos to receive from me. 1 will pass over hb remarks onoerninf the icagistutea, having no doubt they will fee replied to bjr the gentlemiui thennelros — if they an rsatth rep^ jius to at all! He next goat on to contradict the »«om evidence of two respectable men to mtfce himself ap pearanHl-UBed man— which he may do if b« can. He next asserts that the public house— for which I hold & licens...

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MISCELLANEA. BREEDS OF DOMESTIC CATTLE. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

MISCELLANEA. BREEDS OF DOME 3TI0 CATTLE. Ia (peeking of mat cattle, rbero the word tWrooeh bredUanadaateoI, to claim ie put forth in behalf ol an/ one family or vtriety of it p-Mee»!n« aa abtolote, oncinal blood, like tbat «f the tborourb-bred born of the Orientals, in wbich are reetodod Arab, Bub, Turk, Syrian, and Perriaa Mood, wbioh Is enperior to any other btood, aad entaib mperior «*aracter(sHc» and quaUtiea pa itt poaveamT . It t* only intended to assert that the Udindoal beas* Is a pare specimen of ».™ ,»v» .-? ramj u- watcu aw oeionp, ana n oaptote of trannshting his qualities, which are thoae of his r««r, to bis own po^critj, becoUen ou female* of tbe same f*mily with bimoeif. How far be will transmit tboie characteristic qtulitiea to offeprine begetten on femtlea of anotber distinct family or variety, ie a widely different question : and. ia fact, nothing can be pre dicted oa LhU point, except as the direct result of par ticular experiment Far the understanding of this int...

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16TH. (Before John Walls and F. Nicoll, Esquires.) [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

TssonKt. sfasot 16sk {Before JUc Ifttt «s« jr.'Bktif, SsmrtO^ wssiDssntJtU to tak» aerial fwma-iswJi-Ksd ?t^vs^tikwBask «T V*m Bsoth, W«l» i. aVftsbawe KJaai^lncMtodrasiadBi^ofapr^Ks^atda. aymUimpS^mgUVmiim mnli i. «w«^barcaimtli » nmSmtU aausaiWifcat » ahaay mt tiawmrs i»» lfa«.«.W»wu».-C^ffls«»istt,top.is-hhis|s-, «? JarwdMia*. . *,,,., «urjtf aa- O*mt r- CHDaM^Uge)nsii4*r2*te tJuBsw Ssowa «. JT. R Wwickinaa., fjilllsi-*»t ofOssat. -I. 1!teOsirt-»ssusi|ss!Mst w« U mmifm -BrMay). *==== '^ ' ' ''

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

iTbe Barling Downs Races* m.h uU r*w* at Wtawtet oa TUESDAY. ' WEDNESDAY, tail THURSDAY, the &ih,«lh, 7th of JULT next. FIRST DAY, TUESDAY. ? Mintts Pun «T £». with f» wreeprtakei of £3 «wh far the eoaead kme, lot til maiden* at th* time of enlraso* ; mile heat* ; weight for ag«. A «iuK of dm advertised pri«*. niter ?atraae*. to cmy 5 Ih*. ?itra, two «r more, 7 tt-.; ?ntrsaotlo'. ? Pcsuus'a Pwm of £50, with a sweepstake* of £i cm* for the mood bom ; for *H honm. Tbe winner of the North Aostraliao. Plat* esesptsd. Twe mile Wt» ; weight for age SECOND DAY. WEDNESDAY. r*« C«*mam Smjum of m with a swetpstaket of £1 for th« second km. For oil kmn carrying 10 ?tan*; two mHe\ Gentlemen rider* to b» latro 4*o*d by tie steward* : wUrsnoe, £4. THIRD DAY, TBXRSDAT. Th» Dttuvo Dowm Putt of £105, with ? aweepttake* of £«; f*ell ktnn; three miles; weight f«r age; the wteoBd trarsr to ts*» hit stake. The wiener of ; the North Australian PWte to carry mm »«(*♦. [not exceeding Tit*, *t taedi...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

'DABLING DOWNS GAZETTE' GKKERAL nniSUAXE STSkET, BIlTItB. JOB PRI-m\'G. of every description, executed at tab Office wit* Uw ftmtw* ewe a»6* despatch. IVtw* tkt ramt at M* ertw ofint «?'? tit J^trict. HAN'D BILLS [ CIRCULARS ' CATALOGUES LABELS CHEQUE BOOKS I AGRKKMEKT FORMS sunsp ditto BIM,HEAD5 RECEIPT BOOKS ORDER DITTO. ? t ItUUI I. 8*0011 WiU ncrln Orimtx «=J rf tlw «bore 4«cripti«''f IVIatiagmt I* O«fl», TwnraOiiBi. irbrre ilpwownt ftn', *«?. **» «? »!«-»t- b* obtained. wnXTAM II. BYKBS, MiJMOML W. II. GROOM, Auctioneer & Commission Agent, DBATTOS axd TOOWOOMBA. (Ifitt—n-yal /Tout, ToowoemT*. {* C*»P.] RTEPHES JIEIIAS, Auctioneer & Commission Agent, BRATTOX. CHARLES WHEELER, Commission Agent, Ea*t Btkeei, Ir«qeH O. WALKER, and CO., Auctioneers and Commission Agents, WARWICK. WILLIAM BESSER, Merchant and Commission Agent, Djell Srwtir, IPS WIC If. Church, Brothers, WHOLESALE GROCERS A'KD GEXER&L MER CHANTS, »S. GEORGE STREET, STDXET. Successor! to Win. Be...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

MARRIED. At St. Matthew's Church, Drayton, by special license, on Wed- nesday, the 16th instant, by the Rev. Benjamin Glennie, Mr. W. H. Groom of Toowoomba, late of Plymouth, England, to Miss Grace Littleton, third daughter of the late Mr. Hugh Littleton of Milbrook, near Plymouth, Devonshire, England.

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 17 March 1859

AGENTS FOR THE "DARLING DOWNS GAZETTE." TOOWOOMBA ... MR.W.R. GROOM     IPSWICH ... MR. C.S. WARRY     BRISBANE ... MR JOHN INNES DALBY ... MR. GAYLER       WARWICK ... MR EDWARD JOKRS   GLEN INNES ... MR. JAMES MARTIN     RIG RIVER ... MR. DONALD MUNRO         MARYBOROUGH ... MR. W. SOUTHERDEN   CANAL CREEK ... MR. PATRICK LIDDT.   CALANDOON ... MR. WILLIAM ELLIOTT         GAYNDAH ... MESSRS. POWER AND CONNOLLY     SURAT ... MR. DANIEL COGHLAN     SYDNEY ... MR. J.S. HELLIER        

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MISCELLANEA. VICTORIA AND CALIFORNIA. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 24 March 1859

MISCELLAKEA. VICTOBU A«P CALIFORNIA, How. do the Califwmiani manage matter* ? They not only contrive to dig an out vt tte earth 3D per cent, more cold r»r anuuai than we dp, bnt alu to niiK agricoltural prod act to an amount to far in excess -af their own domestic want*, that their export) to foreign countries under this one head alone reach tbe large sum of £2,000.000 a year. Wi-«t do Oeeloog and the Western CoantieaVroteetion Society say to that? C«n wtget role at the same law rates in Cslifinu. as in Europe or the states «f the Atlantio Ms-bwitd, that tbe tiller* of the aril there can acoooinlith. »noh remits? Nothing of the kind. Waees in California are as high as they are in Victoria. Tht London Bmtincti Han't Sate Book, or Dttk Directory. f»r 1S5S, informs n- of tbe rate of wages prevalent in CMifuruix in tbe year I llC ; nod we kn jw it M about tue same at the present time. LabiHiren are paid, according to this unim peachable authority, from 10 -. to Uf. per dsy ; mechanics, ...

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SPAIN AND PORTUGAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Darling Downs Gazette and General Advertiser — 24 March 1859

SPAIN AND PORTUGAL. An earthquake, which ha* been felt in every part of Spain, and nhich hu been productive of some damage in almost every city ia the eonth of Spain, has been a caone of tbe expression of much religions feeling. At Seville, where its effect* were nsore sensible than in auy other ciry, feeyeral public establishment*, having received considerable injury, proceeaioni have taken place with ' unueuil religious pomp, and the obnrchea are daily ] visited by thoottndc whose piety u rtimuUttd with the ' reflection that they n»y again experience thi- awful : visitation. It appeals that tbe earaiquaEe was eo much i felt in the principal markete that all badnea* isamt- I diattly etopped. and hundreds threw themadvas on ! tbeir knees to beg far tbe IHrina mercy, in some of j the churchr* nun «it being celebrated at the moment of the ahock, and it* different effect upon the priebte 1 was ttrikin-. Some stopped terrified, and could not go on with the religious ceremony tiU the cau...

Publication Title: Darling Downs Gazette And General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Qld, Australia
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