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POETRY. Prayer for Rain. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

POETRY. Prayer for Eaiav «v CHJItAliD MASKI3V. O lift our spirits, Lord, to Thee ! Wc would not earthward bend the knee, To grovel for some golden gain. It in for very life we plenil: Oil hoar us, Father, in our need. And ope tliy heavens to us in liniu. Wc trust our "seed to the.dark earth, fl., Hut only thou canst bring it forth in ripened fields of. Broiling grniii, 15y thee alone nil things nre fed j To Thee alone wo look for-brctul: - JMty.us, Lord,'and send usllainV, » . ! ' -'?* .. - ' - :c Thy sunbeams drink up dew find *liado : They pierce ns with a burning blade, Down to the root of grass and grain A world of. dumb things clvoopivntVdic,. - . For their sake liear.thc human ciy, .' And send thy succour; Lonlj-iri ltain. *. AVe watch the clouds that climb and pass \ Across (lie Heavens like breath,from'a glass 0 make thy covenant once again, And bid our Bow of promise rise ; r , : When springing earth drinks from the skies The life and glory of the Main. 'The AVorld revive. ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

B ' For Sale.* OSJ3WOOD OOT'J'ACiK .PIANOFORTE. Full »,i Compfiss. . By C. Cadby.' .Cheap. s[; ,/,G..C. MORRIS, Opposite Railway Station, 10?.,.,.,, ,T .,;: ,Crook.' .. .'! I'') -I Lost;' ' . : " ; v'/'. SUPPOSED to lmvc.becn loston tlic 14th ultimo, , a Yello)v Leather Portmanteau, 110 address, containing jewellery, weaving apparel, deeds' and otherdocuTneiits, including receipts, measuring tapes, etc. ? ! '? ; 1 : A-ro^vAtfdiwill.bc.givcn to anyone; finding ami re turiiirig;tho above to,tho undersigned; . i. , . ..! E.C. HIGGS, 151'' .'''"Jl;:' ' .. Traffic Manager, Penrith, ' General Post. Office; ,,"j .,;,jSydncy,<ith,October,1882, rjn'HK, POST., OFFICE, will,, be re-established * on it" the liUh iiistnht',lit Little Hartley, between Mount Victoriii'riiid-Hartlev. .' 171 .; > ALEX; CAMPBELL. -i Dopnri ment of Public Works, ? 1 ; ,'Itoads. Branch, . Sydney, 10th October, 1882.' TTlONTIONjis directed to 'Gazette ' Notice ,of B'by Auction of undermentioned lease LEASE...

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The Castlereagh School, [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

Tho^ Castleroagh Soiool, The following, lbttoi*''liasbcou handed. over for .publication :: ;f;' V'. " ' ' Department of Public Instruction,' j. Sydney, 12 October,- 1882. iSliiJ-Atlvertiiig'to yourlettbr oftlie lith'Fabrft: nry Inst,Tan; directedito ncquniut you: that, advertise-' incuts, inviting tenders .for, the works in conncctiou with the proposed kitchen for the Public School nt. Ca tlerpngh hare been', fohvanlcd for insertion'in the newspapers published nt Pnrramattn and Penrith. < iTendors nro to-,bo lodged at this Oilice' on or before Monday, 8OLI1 October. ! 1 have tho honor to be, Sir, _ , . Your.most-ob'iidiciit $crv<in'fc; ., ; tCUJ i . .injii . 'W/ WfLKINS, . ; UikIoi' Secretary. T. It. Smith, ISsq.'.M.P., ' ' ?' \ Legislative Assembly Chnmbors. EI'lio Nepcan.'Time* in now tlic only local paper lisliucl; in, I'oni'itli,; niid.un to tlio present, no ftdvoi'tfsbmoiifc of-.? the;.;kind;.indicated.,above, luw readied this oftlcc. -JSD.

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PARLIAMENTARY. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

;! PARLIAMENTARY. , ; . Ok Friday ilight the sit ting wos,os,usual, a remark" ably short one,'nuil iio'. liusiiio'ss of inipiirtanbb was transacted. . V Shv-Hoiiry iParkos liroposgd ,tp: make Fridaya" Govcriimo'nt day 'fo^hc remainder of the session ; ivnil.Mij. Foster attacked tlio' (Jqveriimeiit for their tloliiy.ln proceeding witlrHib'Kbrcst.lMll. . Tlio' l'r6mloi'j in reply,- was hauglity; mid super cilious as in his wonl. ' - r ; -. " ~ ?" r, ?? . ., For tlio first timo in the Constituliorial -History of Now South" AVhlcs', the Legislative Assembly adjourned onTuesdny);lu consequence,of (lie death of: a member 'of' tlicf~6thbr' chamber." Upoii' Mr Speaker, taking flic .chair. Sir Henry I'nrkos ,in.- a £edling<nucl able speech referred to the death cif the Hon, Stephen Campbell lirown and moved that tlio Ilciu.sc do now adjourn until 7 o'clock on Wcdnosdoy eybuing. The motion W(is; supported, by the.,lion.. i iii(jinb'er at.thc liea<l Of the opposition, '&a...

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CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

CRICKET. A MAi'Oitwas.Splayed on^Sotiiitlay., between elevens of,the JOiiui anil South Crock C.Cs., on the ground oE. the fonneiv It wow ; anticipated that tlio. mntcli, . would be a close olio, but as tiling* turned'.Qjit^j inninly owing to the splendid bowling of A. Evans-* the result ;'wjwj an ea^y .victory,for the, Jinnis., Tlio' only large score on Neither side was that iifT. l'lnyor| who contributed 88 by good erickot. Tolhurst who uaptaincd the South Urcok bowled remarkably well, but .tho iielding on his side was rather loose.. Thei .following we're the scorcs ' i W. l'layer, o J. ClriilUhs; b Tolhuiv>fc0: : i.H.iKakiiyb 0. lloyal .... if... U ' : Jl, Jivans, l.b.w. bi'J'ollmrst ;.v y ; . T. I'layer, b Tollnnvit,i Si8 I «biO. Itoyal ... ... ...<? 0 i %. ' j W. Mu'vtyua, o (Irifllths, IJ lioyul ">:... ii! ' W. liunyan, bTolhurat.- . . ? ... . ,U, i ; J. Judo, 1) TolhUI'rit ... ... . .... 1 ; A. Wood; b'Tulhui'itt ?' 11 I - Jones,'bTolliuivst ... ... 2 v A. Jiv...

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NUGGETS AND DUST. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

i NUGGETS AND DUST. , JJV FOSSICKUI!. J-lEUK-is a matter wliicmrcquiros some explanation ; -Oh February the lltli,.18'8I.'Sir John llobertson consulted' "'MosswV' lUcliardsoii ' aiul Wrench,' tlio auctioneers, as to thoibest moans of disposing of 17i' inotros ot'r^Goycnimcnt laitd nt Ashfleld, and..wis advised by those gentlemen to cut, the, area,into/ 'allotments,' arid sell thorn' by auction.' iSir'Jbhn approved of tlio plan. nnd gave tho . auctioneer the iieuessnry' instructi(5ns5t07sull 'tlic'lnnd.; ? Now>liovo [ cbmesthb extraordinary part of tlio' business:-On tlio 7th of April of., tho.sainoiyear, Mossrs. ltiehai-dson and Wrench wrote to Sir John' Hobertsori, informing him that they had sold the land, to Ml'..John S, Juinicsoh fortlib sum ofi£G0U0, accordhip.to-/untrue-" tioiw. ' Tlio sale was approved of, the purchase monoy. was pftid, and the conveyance was executed' in duo course. J do not say t hat this was a job, but it is impossible to avoid the conclusion that,it lo...

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Parrmatta Quarter Sessions. Before Mr. District Court Judge Dowling. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

|:; J;Farramat^Qucirtor Sesaioas 1 Bul'orc ^liv District .Goiu't Jutlgo .powlint?. !®hb-Pnrmmatta Qtiai-tor SfisHiohs'ppoiiotloii-Friday an'd cloned'on Monday,'tho'.lo'n'gost/ nitting for many. ? years.-*,iMr. Olnrkt Irving. i>ruscoutcd.fusr-tlio Grown. .i'Jio:ifollo\ving, i« a- Mliort Hiimmnry. of.'tho.'ciwos :of( "locaMntorost.:-..t.,-, , , , ;,W Percyi I'ercivalj pleaded:,guilty, to stealing ; a quantity .?.'of jewellery, ..,thu,pj'oporty^.of,, 'John'; 'Fitzsiinmons of' lllaoktown^'and waV Ben tended ,.to' twoycawinVijrilibnhiojit;'Syitlv liivixl;laljur,"' SOiinfy'i - yohn. llynn pleaded nofc'guilty to stealing a mare jtlioproporty. or.,William ,\Vat.tx of l'ro.spuot, and was ;nohtonccd ..to three, ycaro. imprisonment ..with hard1 ;labb\uv; , "" ; J oh'tr Thompson -pleaded guilty to ja 'chargo 'oE unlawfully .wounding John Uoehranb Viit O'lIdiu'H, Uiwh, and was Hent to giiol tor fifteoii mdntliH. '-VV T\vp inch named pj^thdr'aiid llutllu wbroclid/'ged with'' throwing storie^ '...

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MISCELLANEOUS. Some New Gaography. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

^:;MISSCELLANE6US,: ? : i ;iS6mo lTew Geography. " Of what \s.the surface of the earth composed I ''Of corner'!-lots,) mighty! l>ooi\ rond$t Vyajlvoud tracks, biusi>|jall'^i'bunllii, crickeVlicltls and skating riiikfe./''ill'1 i | '/ i Y /. i : '"What portion of the jglobe is water?" . . "About three-fourths. Somdtliiiss they 'add a .little gin and nutmeg to it.".;, .. '^Whnt is tt,to,Wll /"| ,, ; i i / "iV town is "a considerable,collection of. houses; and inhabitants, with four or live men who 'run* . the party' and lend money at fifteen per cent .interest.',!. , , -,-yy . v a: «--. , " \\'hat is a'cily !'?'? s,i .fe, - '? "Acity is,an incorporated, town, ,with a Mayor:, who believes tliiit'thc whole .world shades .when ho ?happens*to fall ilat/on'a-'crds's-'wdlki''^^ " What is comnierce l".o i t ' * , "Borrowing ii.dols. for a day or two and dodging . . tholenrtor'for aycar or two;P; .v'>< ~ > '."Naino the dltt'oreut raccii /"' jV-ii;- '' " Horse .race,- bo...

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Twitteriings from a Sparrow. No. 3. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

i, Twitteriiags firoai ,ft Sparrow. ' No. H.; I AM mivoyouMvillijb'o plonsoililoi lio/ii* .that I am ?stlll .n. . liyo, HpniTd.w,,; notwithstanding tho efforts of , IJlosspiuanil (jqvoml,6ilt6r inquMUvo oroaturos that rookie phout. hard.r.I %yns, iiiit&h'amused Jntalyhy Hloiwoiu's vajupiulerivmnw to.Olscovur mo, Indued'] mil fifraJit'ilio jioor'mnriis verging on second child- ! hood, mul thinks it'H tha long long ago when ho used to; go birds-nesting. 1 am sorry to say-to iiho a .vulga^oxpi&wipu-(.jmt.ha,hfw-,Ji(iaii "Jlnrkiiiff (hta* 'shins) up tlia v'rong. t'rco' thlA (imu," I um not at nil iliittoral nt his mistaking the King-tishor for lnoj hs| 1 .was; umlui" tho! Improskidu .'that u Hpano\V was rather a superior birdbut I suppose 1 must, forgive tlio error, and attribute 51. to softening of the brnin on IJlossom'ijparl. I tvonlil ndrisehiiu'to finish the culinary operfltionsoii the fish Viul cai liiiii, as I. believe iisli diet is rbctmiineudcd by tlie medical f...

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SKIMMINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

SKIM MINOS. 'V Tlio.lilghosfc luj^nl opinion, in Hltolcolouy' lias do. clarod tlio modd of oleotingtlio; Uisliop.of Sydney to bo bad, ' ' | : j : ..15nglaiid'\vlll protect tlio Siibsc'Canal.'. . ' j.-Tt' is pi'opdkbd lb1 const met a ship' Oiiniil'but'.wocii f Alexandria,Cairo,- and Suez atacost of! tori millions'. '/ Thd Oliniinol Tunnel .Solipmorlms boon abandoned onithondvloo of Uio military authorities.; ...''Anibl Jtojr liiw bobii allowed Jinglisli Han-lslei* to dofond him. Sir-Archibald Aiison \vlll remain in 15gynt.;\yUli 10,000 moil; until ,thb paoillciitidn' of J5gypt is 'coin ploto. . Mr. Onnond 1ms Riven jCJiOOO. lo the proposed "Workmon's. Uollogo lii-Molbnuvm!,'" A, like amount was ^ulworiboil by f'lhv iVublic.'v'j J, \ H J j Tlio llov. J. X. Dowlohas boon 'carrying on high ?jinks In Melbourne. . ' ff: hlfaiitloido is groatl.y'on {ho increase, 'mi. . . [ ThonJU'itlsli army of occupation. will'iprbbably 'roiimiii in'.ICg.vpt'until Fobi'iiniy.'t; ; t > ? The,stat e of a...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

!'? ; E. Hayncs, »?iiiir., ' j " ! ;Parcoi delivery Aud.Gouci'nl.CniTlor, j flXNIlY-STltEKT, lUiNKITH. | P.S.-7-Conls nnd ^li'owoodj nlwnys on lmndj nt rcnsoiiiVbla prices. 7j ! JOHN SQUIRES, i W O 0;D A N » W A"f']0 It . 0 A Jl It I E 11 Higli-fiti'oct, l'ouritli (Ncnr Jfulgon llond.) j All orders promptly attended lo. . 110 The Australian Widows' Fund,; ' ? KSTAHMSHKD 1871, ' " . f ; L1FJ5 ASSU1UNCE SOOIKTY, LIMITED.! . Oi'Wbus-203 GEOltGJS-S'fltliET, SYDNEY. i . ] ? . - ' . nniKOToiiB: , i i Hon.jArlhur Ilcnwiok, Mil);,- M.l'., Chairman, i ? S,v«lnoy JJuvduklu. Hsq.'.' Mil'.'^ -I | : Mcury Gorman, Esq., J1P."(Messrs. Jlnitlio oud Gorman). ' \ " f . i CONDUCTED 011 PURELY MUTUAL. T1UN OJl'LUS, llio wholo -.of'tlio jn-olitk being the property o£ tlio poHoy-holdcrs. who have tlio ontiro managementofaffairs. Security undoubted. ltatas of. premium EXOEinM ON ALLS' MODKHAm mid management economically conducted., All Policies UNCON D1T103STA L and UNOHA LLEN0 A HLE, andnoii-forfoilablo ...

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CORRESPONDENCE. AN INJUSTICE. (TO THIS EDITOR OF THE NEPEAN TIMES). [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

CORRESPONDENCE. . . ? . AN INJUSTICE. '(TO THIS EDITOlt OP; THE NKl'KAN TIMES)} Sin,-Kindly allow mo to expose what 1 consider nil injustice to a number of: industrious men. As yon uvc awn re, ft largo .trade is done in wood at Hie ? Cross ltoads, hoar Penrith. The Government charge . mora for carrying wood than they do for ninny other! articles', and yet it frequently haiipciH that not a siijglo truck is. to lie had for a whole day, in which to send mvny. the wood. 1 have seen as many ns twelve drays at the siding ready to unload, but. for want of trucks ihoy have had to throw their wood oil the ground; ;nnd((hoii .the next/day-i£ lucky enough to secure a truck-have had to handle tho , wood over again. f When it is remembered that wood 'is! only now'bringing a prlco that merely pays for the cutting awl carrying to market, it is altogether unfair tlmtMiard-working men should ho so much in convenienced. " I should like to sec Mr. Goodchap, or somo other-q£ "tlio happy individuals-who...

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The Nepean Times. Published every Saturday Morning. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 21. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

gjtepm SJimtss, Published every Saturday . Morning. Satuiujay, Octobbu 21. IT lias been shrewdly observed ihat " national proverbs contain tho mother wit of a "nation;" and of few of the trite pld English sayings' can this be laid more truly than that which asserts that 'God helps the nmii who helps himself." It was this proverb which the Bishop of Melbourne took, as a text in his memorable speech-on tlie efficacy of prayers for rain ; and tho present seems a fitting'" time for a few remarks on tho same subject. In compliance with a cir cular signed by tho Very Eevcrond the Vicar . General, Thursday 'last' was observed as " a day of "humiliation and prayer for rain " by tho clergy of tho Glmrcli of England in tho diocese .of Sydney'; and. we understand that several united"' prayer' meetings have recently' been held in this district with the same object. Now, without the slightest desiro to bo irroverout-much less to be blasphemous ; wo must express our want of confidence , in,, tho ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

pqmw a' jpwur lemim MM : iH'Oii 'X'KCEJ DPiUOJr'LE, Published every Saturday Morning:. (CONTAINS loading articles on the prominent J qnoBtions of the day ; tho latest local news, and telegrams;1 ' humourous extracts from Amorioftn journals ;' ppociivl corrospondoneo and;: tHb latcst Sydnoy Oommorciarnewflrr' ' . :'" ;^''^!" Subscription 2s. 6d. per quarter, in advance. nwihu 'Twm office, Figh-street, Peniith. ®Irc gtcpw fantcfi Speciil Jobbing Department. rpHE proprietors of the Ncpcan Times are pre X pared to execute printing of ovory descrip tion. Posters; business cards, bill-licads, pro grammes, iteo., turned out at the shortest notice, with noatiicss and dispatch]. Charges as low as possible,'. Estimates furnished.. W. LENNOX'S HAY AND CORN bTCRE Hiair Streft, PENRITH. A LL kinds of PRODUCE always hand. L®. IF. STII.T. CONTINUES TO MAKE FIRST-CLASS SOOTS ' ' TO ORDER. fntlE very bost niatorial used, and a good Jit J _L guaranteed on tlio Bhortost notico, ' Life and Accidont Ass...

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Penrith District Court. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19. Befor Mr. District Court Judge Dowling. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

Penrith. Distriot Court. V" ; ; > 'J'JlUltSDAY, OOTOBEU'19, . . i ; j^Uoforo Court Judge J jllaynor v. Boyd; goods sold, dBl^Os.ld, Vcrdict for plaintiff. ' ' '.' ' *" " ..Parker v. Herbert; j'.goods: :;sold,.xiC10 V7s. 5d; Verdict for plaintiff. ' - ? .**.' . .(Brody v. Kennedy ;. medical'attendance,'. £2: 8s. .ydrdictfor plniiitiff/i>vf\ v V' Barlow v. OlaVk ^gdals;sbld, £2 ()S.'''Id! 'Vci'di(jt-; for plaintiff. ': 7"'::':;m: .'jc'CM- t 1 lldthtiiie v. Kennedy.; goods sold, '&7 ite. 8d. Verdict* for plaintiff.--1 .Fragar v. Price i breach of,contract,, .-CI 7s, fid; This yvniKa ehsotin..w]iich;t]ip;.i)]niiiii(l^«piiglit.)to: . rcpovcr itlio'aipoinit5 of jproliiiiinftry few 'paid-'to1 < dofondnnt as n^ntior^ioVpiiAiborlntHl-TuTofitnioiit' '.Society. \Plaintiff liadYvishwl to build a house, nnd ;Kad applied,'to the dufmtdiijit; for £550, and Had boon directed.to oxcouta .ambrtago of.portaiii land . to", the.'Society .a.s' a? Rcem'ity. ' l'ho Society had. afl...

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LOCAL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 21 October 1882

.;;;:;:;LOCA;u,:NEWS..r.../,^ . Tun thanks of:> tho resldouts of Penrith-arc due,to , Messrs. White,, Groon, ami ,Hudson,who Imro kiiiajy; provided them with music for somo Satriftlfty-'iiiglfts past.- . Thoyployiwoll togcthor, their 'solaotidiiH-JnVo: arc always cliosou.with taslo, and no thoyjdoolino/tp, accept any poctmiary,jword tor thoir. ortorls "to please,.thoy'aro'ftti.loasji'pntitlurt to ourgratituije.' AiiDHii^fAN' iT... SinitlVjihy tlio oxorciso of. a'lit.tlot monoy anil ii'groat.' deal of.good senso, has shown aii . oxamplo to tho'MlinioipaUOoiiiioil oC/l'oiii'itlt whioli' it would do..wcllVto. follbw.-T.-Tlio.llod Cow Hotel arid - a. tank in^'llelinore . S,treot,; erectedat Mr. Smith's,O\YII expense, tiva-, now connectediby pipes, with"tllo railway water supply vat the htatioJi,,h,nci an abundanso...ot. puro, wholosomo . water onii< bo ! procured from,tho latter at <;Iiqp very piortorate chargo'. of Jtl ft cqsk.h 'Mr; .%iith pays the Ilailway Do...

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Mr. Dammit's Dog and Daughter. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

Mr-' Dammit's Dog, and Daughter. " I CAN'T imagine what ails that dog !" ob served Mr." Dammit, .surveying his canine withy considerable apprehension.1" Here, .Pinkie. Well, I'm blest'1: Look liero ! I'm dumbed if she hasn't got.a' 'whole patchwork quilt iii her mouth I Look at those piocos ! All-good cloth," and tlio' old gentleman1 spread tlipm out on the parlor carpet. j "(That comes of hoisting up a family," con tinued' the ,old gpntlom'aii. I. claim-that no fellow' can keep,a 'daughter and a dog with any safoty 'to' tlio dog. Look at those pieces of pantaloons! There's boon another con veil tioii of' admirers hore to night,'and a'quorum of :it lias gone homo" with ' its/back to the feiice. "You Pink' I I' . wonder spnio';of'oiii' dont tako' a night off an'cl sparlc that/dog with a shot-gun.' '1 : I^What is it!all about asks an innocent1 Eiiijlji reporter, .who' had dropped m'1 to'got the old geiitleinan's. views on the Egyptian question'..; 'V V '' ? '/.I/doii't Imbw,m^sighod1 ...

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A Very Nice Distinction. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

A Very Nice Distinction .IT ,18 but' seldom that the Executive, in hi8 humbler ranks, is equal to drawing so fine !'yot jaccurato distinctions between''what is due iii' the way of' respect to mantis a mere liiiinau feoiiig'.piv 'the 'one' hand and' as a polipb officer on the other, as that propounded tlie otihei' day by Police Constable O'Flalierty in a!Nbw York magistrate's court. A robust, good-looking female, who had been taken iii to custody- by the /constable in question, was placed'behind'the bar!: What'is the charge, officer?" asked his >vorship. ' - ' ' ?:'u~ I charge this womaju'witlrliaving boxed a policeiii'an's oars soitndly, sir ?" Where is' tlio policbman wliose cars were boxed?" '' '. lam'tlie mjtn'yotir.'^vorsbip." ? Turning towards' tho:prisoner, the magis trate" then ' inquired. " Did you striko this constable'?" ;. ? ' '! I;did, yoitr libiior.";''1 . ..«! What ; , ?' r ? ; Well,, your; honor, lio1 wiis' making too ' free, and wanted to kiss me. I-might-have ? a...

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MISCELLANEOUS. Gwine to the Pos' Office. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

:!; -MISCELLANEOUS. i I .Gwiao to tlie Pos' - OfEloe* Onk of, the- oddest sights in thoiSouth is to seo'tlie'iiogroos htirig about tlio-post offices; 'tUo,"'first; ones1 to"'call in - tli'e imbrniiig and''tlie'last'ones 'to[16ayo| at.liiglit; Hindi it t is by, no-.,moans -'rare ,i,to /.liavo tliGMll',||hi<iuiro> 1 forv-mail? < toil . oxv.; ..< fifteen 'tirnos a day. I was in the oflico at,Mari"ott.a',! l^aii^v.uon'.aii-,'agoclj\darkio^'limpecl an/ahd Jhqtiired. 'i^. "-ir ! '?'Am dah^ fo'-.or>lfivp . -lottovs'? licali ? fur. ;Juue;brpke,I)ukqr?" ; j .'t1 Nq./sii*,'V- A'p'plipAWip af}w. .taking a look. ' " '/'.iit-iv . ." Well'don ^ I'll'.take ono.""'; -n ::-"n ? .; ". .Thorp aro.nolottoi*8'7fc>i*°': ! ; | .*«{' 'Ru|£daifa\-ixi^!l 1. 1. ;" no." ? i " Hasn't-1 got nufi}n':,tall?''! '. v/ ? j .)\Not'''a',1thing!'Vtrf"r?:^.Vi'': ' " ; f v^.$afc|s/cjur|^^^ *fclio lxifilii asilxo.walkod ;oufc. ,: V-i !. l 14 ;I f61l6Sved| afteis^ andHwhoniilnaskod ...

Publication Title: Nepean Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Adjutant's Story. CHAPTER I. (CONTINUED). [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

GHAPTEE.,r.'i:(cONTINUED)v"' Tui^oung^fa^ |'intbjisp disappomtmsntko-iid-^thovo was, no -mistake, about it ii this i-- time-^fclio . large'; blue I oyes' boeainb. vexy-' dim.1 .''I thought T;;had beifcel'" cut^he!mattol-: ^liprfc".,V-'t*:«"r *"!*,i:-*.j*";iIV-*'' ^Tliprq', tVia^^nil4o,da;U)^Tmajoiv,lI said. " Taito.hiiiiia^vay;"'''i'-v i!j »Ki«<rt'; ...?: u. Thevdrum-inftjOTi'dlso'jwith air; :¥filufed,*,aiyd' tu^aed^.ou.', liis.' hbpl.; j.tlidii, aga|iif -i'pardoii, sir^vilb.-said^givin^ hisr-libad a tSvist> round in ilia- . stockytftucl1 slighhl^y- 'rftising'liiiiisoJf'011 liis 'JlieblS''a'jjb^turp'; '^yl i i'cli \ J j, 11 n, y o. ii q t ib'e d; ahyays^nipahs' '.in,;i au olclV' soldier,. iV Excuse th g» i broacli- of- > .d iscipli ne." 1 fBeg; i pardon,. Biryv'iib^i'Qpeatedi' ppising'liimsolf', caifofully1 oii^i^^pes , j Ijut' 's'tilLkebping :his Ixeql.s'blpspd, togoJ^ij-^^oquyjairatt anglb.bfjo'oldegrbba,, " this;uboy.,!has (beenra .'(great-'doali about' barracks!...

Publication Title: Nepean Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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