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POETRY. Kentucky Philosophy. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

PO.Em^^T You WUyatai^como^bra^sttli, diriiinstuDcto;vAVWtint. youtKdt!tHj^'iJ!dfltil)OX:?iy« tfodV/ .1 1 do' \wiit;jiri fodlm'r-rryou-hoaEine,?.';rWut,ypu!Bay;?., Aiit'tituili'ftybut rtickx'li.viMh* I ri ..ii.'jij n ir 'l'eulis'Jtcr fnioi:yoiifH-l>owlnshiiB/! p'ticler.,- -j P?po.#iu, tlcy'sroJr-ftpiewJjiue.7 .1;-iii I'll des>tnUe R;(look.,-nt,.0om' loelus.iv Hi.yi 1 dor you tliinlmclat i.'HJjJiiuo ?! i.v- .: 1 o>! if ; <u, .'jtml P't ,v.»..<//oil .xh.i.-iu'c.-i i'i I cailstiiit;.n-spiniu iVttitoriuillibu,' ;yuu. gcauip,.. ea rIf kngwrt woaii it growcd*:-,..<n' .. -i II comof.nra-KlortTimuieiyOilj cmva-.lic\Y:'doh oil:;tcr. Hidu.dl'.doiipad.i- ,r,n .1 | V»»:i 11 t You stole it, yon rascal-yoU'fitolo.li'iJ^waUiUcd you;, fum down iu do lot.^ En time I gits tlrn'ouglFwul voif, "fji ggar, you won't eb'n:bc'n graiselpot lijii/ib x:ir.:!<>jl ! ?;?>?? [V.x.'i vfu:.(. .: irnr.r. vi!' .!.!: 1 if ;.:!/ 11 i >. -u I I'll nx""iybu..'!...

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CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

-^i>^n ma-BaBaBgcBasawageasamiiiininii yi :v CRICKETS ?J AjtgttwcBT. match was played.%i\Saturdayi on the Springwood "cricket ground, botween the Springwood and Eastern Greek Clubs. For tJio visiting team, Greenwood and Shadlow made "tho ..highest, scores, 18 and 17.' On theioeal; sido, O'Brien *and Webb' contributed 14 'and' 1G. '' Tho bowling of Messrs. liayncr and Shepherd was parti cularly good, tlfo former taking 4 wickefcsfor 20 runs, and tho latter G wickets for 11 runs. Tho following were the scores':-- '< ' ? EASTERN* CREEK.-1st Inning J..Wall, b.Kilgauuou ... . ..., . 11. lien, c Itayniir, b Shepherd ? , IT. i luvass, .c'lltvyucv. 1) Kilgunnon , Slmdlow', b Shepherd ... IT. Biggs, b Shepherd ... ? ...: "... T. Greenwood, b Shepherd ... , J. I las, C M'Cavtliey, b .Shepherd ' , IT. Shadlow, b Nay nor 0. I'almer, not out ... ... .. . O. Wright, b Shadlow... ... ' K. Itowlnml, c Nerling, b llnynor , Byc-s 1, Wide* 1 Totnl ... ... ? ... ? SPIUNGWOOD.-Lst Innings....

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Ten Heroes. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

T«n Heroes Ji LKTlEBfrom an officer of the Invincible mentions (says the Ballarat Star) a hitherto unpublished fact in connection with the spiking of the guns at Alex andria. When volunteers were invited to go ashore and spike the guns, nearly every man in the ship ex* pressed a desire to be selected. Ultimately ton tor pedo men were chosen, aud they landed in the chargc of the first lieutenant, under cover of the ship's guns. The dingy was conveying the men from the shore to the steam launch when it was struck by a »hot and foundered. The occupants, however, alljiuc ceeded in swimming to the launch, and were brought safely on board. The Admiral shook hands with each of the men employed on this dangerous service, and showed them how proud he was to feel he had such men under his command. Posey County, Indiana, claims to have raised I ho largest cow in the world. Her name is Lady Posoy*} breodi mixed Durham and Big English. Her measurements are-greatest height, 5 feet 10 inchcw ; gir...

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Twitterings of a Sparrow. NO. IV. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

Twitterings of a Sparrow- ; NO. IV. ; ON last Saturday morning, Spriugwood pre sented a . lovely appearance. About lialf past niuo a.m., tho local Criok^.Team was drawn lip in gallant array waiting for tlio arrival of the morning excursion with their opponents. , Among' the local team I ^re cognised sovoral of my old.frionds, in fact, I thought it was a Royal; Hunting Party at first whon I saw the Fox approaching'fol lowed- by Ricliard, his : son and followers. Tlio ilowor , of tlio Spriugwood Chivalry was > tliore to-.wolconio tlio arrival of the Eastern Knights of tho Willow, j which took placo at half-past ninq precisely". A procession was formed, lioadod by tlio tFox, aiid bright and bonny and fair tp see; were they, with caps ? of: every,. conceivable//colour,-I'. won't say anything'about'.'their boots. After going at at a breakneck pnea for half an lionr up hill and down dale (I thought of Blossom's clmso after the" Kingfiisller); wo' arrived at; the crickot ground; wliorb ...

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A Street Car Discussion of an Everlasting Topic. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

A Street Car Disoussioa ofanEver lasting Topic-' 11 ."Pretty warm," tlio'innn in' tli'o thin cMlies-said to the- mm iii tlib' cornorisoat.'Wirtlio.- South Hill, barwas coming down .tlio,l)Iytsiou-Htrcot stciis. ;r.,.. .What's, pretty wariii l" growled' tli'o m<iii iii Iho qoriio'r. ' ''' ' 'V ' i n l"Wliy,' tho/weather." 1 «. ... . Whfit'weatherjMmore gruffly, tlinn ovor. i 1'f Why " tlio,/man7.witli!ntUc thin j clqtliaH; said, '''looking) n». .though lie, wished, ho hndii't, begun it, .'^tliiH weatlicr.'' ?? ^ ? ?.??? ri | " Well,'' Mitel tlio mnri; in 'the 'cornbiy " IIOW'H t hin ? wenthor any different from any other,/'' ti , , , | Tlio mail .with the thin clothes looked liorvously 'at the dunib mulo and.said. " 1t, was -warmer." ! j " Howdv you know it in /' asked tlio mau in tlio cpriibr. .?? ? ? i 'J'lie other: niniijbogan to witihsho wan well out ,of. it, null saul hefsupposert it was : lie lmdii't heard how the- ? . ,i ., i !"Jsn'.t .thb^ wenthbr1 .tho-' Hnmb ;ovo...

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Penrith Municipal Council. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

;?mPenrith' Muaioipal.Ceunoil.:-r' A MEETING of..tliod'oiirith'Municipal Council ' was held 011 Thursday niglit at 7 80 pan;-, when tliqro were prosont1Bio Mayor,-Aldermen Oi'ossi1 Jinnos Prico, Smith, 'John Price, Paskin, Bosloy, Evans; ancl Stuart, : > ! ,I MINUTES, ,'r ? Tlio minutes of 'tlio last mooting wore road'and oonlirmod. v ; " ' ' ' OOllHKSl'ONDENOli!.' Tlio following lottors were- read. . i'OFroun-W;'' Sykos ; asking for a:crossing in i Station-sti'QGt. ; ' i j i^rpiip lottar was. ro'forrod .to tho Works ;Gomniittoo.'.' ? ?'1 v ' " ' ' '''I.Fi'om- ,W.' Ooflbo. asking, for. payment, of balanco of account for ,<work in , JJelmoro 'streo'ti"'ifil'12s. ? It was determined'to pay, tlio amount, tlio Financo .GommittpdrliaVing .made a niistako ,in-tho',os,tmiate|6f tlioiwork 'done4.' ; j - V " : i From John ByriioS' asking, wliotlior he: should ?bo'allowod:anythi»g for what ho luvd done to the Station-street J3ridgo. . Boforred' t'6''tho W.orks Oonunittoo., * , ?...

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The Higher Education. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

: The Hiriior Education- ' At'n!n examination of a public school on Stat on j Island, oneof Hie scholnis foiled in n problem; 1 The teacher saiil: " Ladies nnd gentlemen, I shall invite a gentleman of the audience to work out tlip Hum on the board. John Smith, open the >book and rei>d ilio'question." ? ?'«" Tljo scholar obeyed and read out: " Add fifteen sixteenths and nine-'clovenths.'!. i Tlic tcachcr turned to the audicnco and said: "Ijrow, Director , Butlcrj will you step; to. the blackboard and work it out." ' , < i i" The. director hesitated,' tlion said : "Certainly," and'advanced'a 'step,' but paused1 and asked the . teacher.':» a :. h---w » = r.tj il-.iily .r{ = . .'/Is,it fair to put, the, the; children so difficult a .problem?" ' " Oli, never, fear," replied ilio tcachcr, " they will be equal to it." . '' -; ? >' ?"; - . " Very hvcll," Hnid -lho idirector, fgo,on.''/ -? ; The1 boy, bogau the question fifteen-six-, 'tcentlis; ' '-No,'no!" said the' dire...

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NUGGETS AND DUST. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

, N:UG,GETS AND,DUST.., DVFOSSIOKKlt.., I am informed'that tlib Dev. W. Hill was> .-good' < oubwgh~;to '.-givo." tlio'< ^Netfeiw 'HISm ;a gratuitous ittlyertisomciit on; Sunday morn ing ; and I have,now much. .pleasure in re turning tlie ooinplinieht. Mr. Hill objects , to. tlio views expressed, in -tlio kst, issue of this papor with reforehco to praying for rain, and told his congregation so in terms.more vigorous than polite. Of course -it is the reverend gontloman's duty to instruct his flock in spiritual matters, and . lcoep tliem if: possiblo-" liiispotted from the world but lam afraid this: object will not bo gained, by calling -people, who .do not ['happen to agree with his particular. " doxy,"..hard names. I remember hot very long ago liav ing the.pleasuro of listening to' tin eloquent appoiir made by Mr. 'Hill for freedom of. ,'speech ; and surely lie should riot rofuso ?' to 'others what ho claims for himself. ' '' ? i. On Tuesday tlio time of the ...

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Balzac's Dodge. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

Balaao's'Dodge. ! . TT IK minted at a orirluntiirlia who' wis illii.sii'ijtlnpj, tho nnvullst IJivlwio's.works,'(lint lijinii oiio ooqiwioiv lm cftnio a1 dllRouK1 null iirivolvod! iinksn^o ho lilwtI'usu tliut jho'.took.lb to tli'u ijulhoi! with tho hum bld ronirirk imn tV,,|? . j.rV.1 .doiijboxrtojly,('-nUili^Iiokoiimo of thin." n-'! Lot's h'co It.!" said thc')involist.' f ,f Oli, Uioro'ri'iiu muhiiiiix'to it'iit allthat.'siwhyl [ml It in.'" ' i -'"j' ? !.{! Whyyojvimt.il/lii J:'Ml ni |>uis»:! <?; j |';10xrtoliy, ;Viw mo'jtov tho,ayoMiao. I'cmlo'r all'? (lint is olonx sobms ousy.'aiid 11trojfi,(lino,lu.',tiino I. didn't. tflv'o a iiiunniiiglatH wotol- ftr-'n. compiicnfcu hml amply kohIOIIOO. ho would1 tliiilk thntiib know ns niiich ivs 1 did. i Oimsciinoiitly ovory rirt.w mid thon I tip him wlniolli1nH,hoiji't-h|'uiik1|iK, mid. ho pust/las oyor it ntul.f.^>e*von«l>t>1t','niitt, tt|1^us. 1»Ii| lio^wudn'. 'his hniiik'nud k'lnY'in nt if, mi'd'thou wiiim hu oair ,...

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SKIMMINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

The Ifyglishipvcss is/.jiiiniiii.iivusjiu giving AiwtijV: lia the pnbu for cricket, ?? J, . ; .Typhoid fovcr ragjng.in Paris. _ ,»<*" 1 Great improvements'hnve bcciriiindoill th'cllSyd noy Tli'enlres, '. . ifis. llardwcll, head|mi*tress of tlic nedfeni Public School, lias been called upoibto show cau.se why «1io should not bb removqd'fro'nitlicservice. .' Greatdisnil'edlioiis exist among, tlic Irish Land ?Lcaguem. Nearly 1.-0100,000 snid to bo missiiig.1'' linker Pnttlw li'nsmatured his schcliic fgr . the-re organisation oE tlje.Kgygtiau Army. , ' Uumaiiy'proposratn riiiiicic tho IJnltic provinces, A'.vrit :of: citpins lias been granted by tlieVic toi-inn-Supremc Court against HissTiOuiscl'onmui'oy, the well-known nctitofs.* The nmoiint, involved i« only for tho purclin.se of-a play. . j)r. Gilbec hits resigned the prcsidhiicy of'the Melbourne Hospital. . . . ' ' John llal man's diary of lnVfirrit journey of ex ploration to Victoria lias; been -presented to llio Melbourne...

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Bravery of a Victorian Ship Steward. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

! Bravery "of" a Victorian, Ship ! - V'r ^Steward-"' . TILE, r following,, from.tlio (Rcpublicm^ -News, Jjiittiw, of tlio; 1,4th' July,, last,, rofers I to',,Mr.,' .'Ciiarlos Salter, for many'(years aresident', : of . ;ITp(ptsora'y,j, ,yiotor ia,:-j-Last;. Sunday, mqrn}ug, jwhou; tlid gale was '.atj'/its 'lieiglit', a' ,itirgo,vessel was saoon; to go ion tlio, rpckaj by,; tlio crow of, an English.ship,.. who, immedi ately .gave, /'tho,. alarm-,, .'.and,t /ip'fc about tlio 'precautionsto' .savo,,tlio . crow.,;..'A' terriblo, soa .was .running,.,and no,boat', could possibly, 'live. through tho surf.' .Tlio English boats, tried, agan, and: again, aiid. .each timo wore driven back. -. /Tlio .scone was^heartronding,! for by.this timo hundreds had( gathpred oil the bpacli to watch tlio drowning crow;,.fpr sucli; iliey, appeared oo bo as pacli wayo,swept, oyer' the doomed,ship,Aii efiort;was then made to shpot ,,a,.lma. attitolidd/.,^;"ttr8liofe';ipyorithp vessel,, (but; fajlodj. ;','W;hpa...

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The Nepean Times. Published every Saturday Morning. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

ffepw %mw, Published every Saturday. Morning. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28. ' IN the minds of ^ linking mc;T,of all shades' of political opinioli m A'uhtr'alia,' tlie question" of intercolonial federation is daily assuming ^r^eE^impOTFSSco".-"'Tilodern'"' science 'liT . practically aimiliilaj;i,ng,.t.ime. and.jpciQ^has also jjiytjlj^tp Mjtf fiocjp.rfjploiisiies,, and' soJ pave the wayx6r iinibii "a'n'd^co^opera tion upoii tho broad basis of mutual advant apT/-~^GTOr^^y^rsT-l^*Th0T,fii;st note "of ' fedoration yas' soundest ,t^t fAlbury by Sir Horcules .Robmsdnj- in oneJof his charac teristio^ cotabined the tniost'oldqiience vjUih we!most perfect com mon sense ;!dhd it'if^sdt«fde£6i*y to find that tho see^iBO?,ajT^icions)y sowu^did not fall upon altogether barren ground.' This week wo" lc^rn.froiiT Victoria that .an influential Fcd'6rdV Association' liasbeeti- formed'there, and that offorts will bo ni^do to Qijlist the sympathies of-^lio^-iioi^flibdi'iaer colonies with *i;,its; oUjectB/!c tU...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

; M-fS&S;. -;:, , . S'oii jETiupjr'LE. Published, every, i Saturdays.Moniing'., V J 'questions of tlio day ; the latest local news, and 'telegrams ; liumourous extracts . from Amovican journals ; special .correspondence and tlio latost Sydney Commercial news. , Subscription 2s. Od. per quarter, 111 advance. HEFEfcM TIMES OFFICE, High-street, Penrith. . ®[yt Iftpntt &h\xcsv . Special Jobbing Department. , THE proprietors of tho Nepean Times are pro paved to exocute printing of ovory descrip tion. Posters, business cards, bill-heads, pro grammes, &n., turned out at the shortest notice, W. LENNOX'S HAY AND CORN &TORE HIGH Streft, Penrixii. A LL kinds of PRODUCE always hand. ws STtlili CONTINUES TO MAK13 .'riRST-CXiASS BOOTS TO OltDBR., .... , , . milE very bost matorial usod, and a good fit | guaranteed on tho shortest notico. Lifo and Acoidont Assurance Agont. lITail STREET, PENRITH. ^ W, KERRIDGE, 267 Gastloreagh-strcot, Sydney, ?JOHN. BARLOW. WHOLESAL...

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Penrith Police Court. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24TH. Before Messrs, J. K. Cleeve and C. Evans Js'P [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

.vPeuri^^lioe, Court.; mm ' . . ' ? TlIJSSDAYi GoTOHUn 24'fHiL ;B9foyG;;Mo^rSi;'J.^J{. . 01opye,aiid.GifEyaue| v Otoorgo Tqlhufsfc, 11 yoars, was clmrgpd* with stealing' 5; oggs the prdporty of ;;Aiin Boland,, , , !.¥ .u'ponstablo Watts Iidbp6sbdn'tlirtt;j from in formation. roceivod,. jiqj.niarkqd 5. oggs and ?-placed; thorn' in 'lilrflol^'qland's: fowWiousib; .watched tlio,'fowl-liqvfsoV lrom tlio 'lookup joli:,Ayas . adjpimng/f. ft'KV-.stiw dofondant ohtor'it}" aftonvards,wbnt to .tlio homo of. tlio 'dofoiidaut'H :iiioiliqV,i;andrth'oro<saw 'thi'o^ of tlio' oggs which, ho:-lidcl' indrkod';' defondaht said ho found thorn in1 th'o biisli::Ml j , Patrick Boland.; icloiitifiod< tlio ! oggs: (produced) as tlio, property of his inotlio'r. ; Dofondanfc was lined 10s. MaryTolhurst,tho niothor of tlio defendant in tlio last ease was charged with receiving

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LOCAL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

LOCAL NEWS.-'" . .. \ . "1 . v .. AS wo mcmioncu in.:oiy last(iRsue,'£hO'. employees of Traffic and Locomotive brandies of No. 2 district, Groat Western 1!ai1. way, will hold their annual dinner in l'cnrith on the JlOtli December. Some little difficulty wliich was at first experienced in pro .vidinga suitable plncc in which to hold the banquet, lias been removed by the committee "consenting to. let the railway men have the use of the Temperance Hall. Great effbrts are being made to make the .affairihc.gr.Qtvt success., i t .always has.been i . It is scarcely necessary to mention to-our readers; that the great land sale at l'ciirilh Park will take jiTrifcONIliieT "afternoon. A spccial train will leave Pcniillifoi'tbe convenience of local buyers, and as another special will run from Sydney, a very large ..attendance.jny be., expected. There, are many exceptional ^inducements -afforded - tcj- piu'eiiasers, among which may bo mentioned the size of the allotments aiid ?t'lio easy terms o...

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"How happy she could be with Either I". [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

" How kapjpy'slft could "bo with . i Eitheri". , Wk! daresay, many. of .oiu- readers have heard of,tlio philosophical, inaxim that Mtliere ? is v' jii'ftiiy «, slip, lystwoen. the ciip and tyio lip." ,0ii Sunday ,last, at a town . not more than tlw! usualhundred miles Ifroiri 'Echiica/j.a young lady,, blessed with.a plethora of.ad mirers, succcssfiillj' exemplified , the truth ,of tlio'above quoted veiiprable proverb'. ;;When we ;speak of a " plethoya," ' we . refer, to,, a " plurality'! of lovers, in short, tlie gontlomen were only two in number. Tin's duplication ,011 tho one 8iflQ,;did. ,110^, however, by any .means justify tlio duplicity displayed 011 the ;pthter sido... It appoari3,,,tliat t Adonis, No, 1 had agreed with the fair lady to* take lior ,for |a. very select, picnic, 011 the principlo, that !' two's .company;, and, throe's 1 none.",.. But liow : £9 get the,. vehicular;, and other re quisites'? Thoro was tlio rub! The'lady, iWitli the kooness of perception characteris...

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No Wonder they Swore. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

No' Wondoi" tlioy Swire. A BAU-TJJNDEI! always takes, the opposite viow of everything. . Tho other day Mr.Gallagher, was iu a Court-street saloon and tipped liis, chair back and wont osror and jammed, his, lioad into a cuspador and was .considerably hart.; The incident annoyed him, and iho bar-tendor told him holiadn't. ought to swear. Gallagher said that under, tho influence of sudden pain five 111011 out of. six-would swear. The bar-tender wouldn't beliovo it, and the result was; a bot. . ,Then .for Iho test, Gallagher got an ordinary.'brick, and heated it fearfully hot, and placed, it on the.,.marble, bar. ..'Now a brick doesn't show,, heat, and; therefore it,is,not surprising .ihat .when Mi; Guff camo and; Baw the. brick on the bar, .hp* should pick: it up, . Ho,.howover, showod uo, disposition, to put it in liis pocket or do, any-, thing else with it.' , Ho immediately, laid it down andnmdo frantic gestures,,and said a number of .wicked things. .Then in camo a butcher, who pick...

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The Boundaries of Astronomy. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

TL.0 Boundaries of Astronomy. Tim star swoops along through our system with stupendous velocity. Now, tlioro can bono donbtthat if the star woro permanently to rotain tin's volocitj' it would in the courso of timo travel right across our system, and ai'tar leaving our system would rotroat into tho depths of infinito space. Is there any power adoquato to retard this star voyage to infinity? . Wo know of nono, unless it bo tho attraction of tho stars or other bodios of our sidereal system. It therefore becomes a nmttor of calculation to determine wliothor tho attraction of all the material bodios of our sidereal system could bo adequate, ovon with universal gravitation, to rocall a,body.which seems bent on leaving that. system with a velocity of 200 miles per second. This in teresting problem lias been discussed by Pro fessor Nowcome, whoso calculations wo shall hero follow. In the first place wo .require to mako somo estimate of tho dimensions of tho sidereal systom, in ordor to seo....

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A Cigarette Machine. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

A Cigarette Machine A w>ni>em'UL invention, is reported by an English consul in the United States, lie states in his official report that " a cigarette maehino which makes over. 100,000. por clay (tho work of sixty hands) lias boon invented. Tho consumption of cigars in the United States lias increased enormously of late. The revenue returns for the fiscal year ouding Juuo 30 18S0, show that 408,000,000 cigarettes wore mado in i that yoar, an increase of over seventy per cent, on the preceding^year. It is estimated by i somo manufacturers that tho figures for tho cuiTonfc .year will bo nearly 1,000,000,000! < The machine referred to is so perfcct and rapid in its work that, fourteen of them would suffico to mauufneturo for tho entire demand, and a niodorato-sizod room would bo all tho space required."'

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Abandoned. [Newspaper Article] — Nepean Times — 28 October 1882

Abandoned A HOARD prairie with blue-topped mountains fifty miles to tho right-a column of cavalry; riding by fours at a walk-a dozen, white topped waggons-a rear guard-and, while you are looking at tho picturo you notice' a slight commotion among the sooi-o of troo pers following the Avaggons. < . What.is it? . 1 ? ' Nothing-nothing but a trooper's horse taken suddenly ill after days of; hard riding and poor provender.i The crneL spur iirges him along for a fow rods furthor, but' thon he stops and groans and shivers. and it is ovidont that ho will soon'fall. rJ?roopov and saddle aro off in an'instant, and the gallant old horse, bearing tho scars of war-aud faithful to the end, falls to tho ground and seomsto be struggling with deatli. In fivo .minutes tlio marching icolumn' has passed -almost beyond hearing,' and in .another five the body of the poor old horso on 'tlio grass is almost hidden from tho viow of tho men in tlio saddle. . - i ?; . . Tho waggons aro not throo m...

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