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MISCELLANEOUS EXTRACTS. ELECTRIC LIGHTING. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
MISCELLANEOUS EXTRACTS. ELECTRIC LIGHTING. Mr Charles l\-lyblunk, M.K., recently delivered a lecture at the Scientific Society, - London, on 'Incandescent Lighting.' The lecturer explained the modo in which the electric light was produced, nud gave his experience of incandescent lighting in tho tin sheds at the Kast Dock. The light, lie showed, did not pollute the atmosphere, as it wns purer nnd cooler thau gns. Ae to tho uses to which it may bo put, he said pre sently the Harbour, Trust diver would bu able to do his work under water when it wus dark by mcaus of this light.
KOCH'S CONSUMPTION CURE. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
Tlio extract wj glvo \-}[--w from n lueld nnd able rovlew in ' I'.u 'I'lnm ' of Njvoiii bur 17, of I'nitiMior Kooh's ronu ly for tnlur eiilosi.s will nivUo his mathod mi lielmitly olunr to ourronilui'ii : — Wu pitbliiilicil on Saturday a tr.umlatlou of ? what tuny ba dosoribed us a preliminary an nouucemtiiit on tlio part of I'rofmtor Iviu'.i of HOiuuof tlio iiartieiilnrs of his troatnuitt of tubarculoals, This niinoiiiiccinont was In tlu shiipu oE an artlulo, coutrlbuto.l by tUo profo.-uor to tin ' Uoiitscho Meillzinisclio ? Woohonschi'lftjHUil piiblislieilslimilUiiujiisly in Kngliim ilress, in tho 'llrltish Mcdlc.il Joui'iiiu.' Thuni'ticloiippcni'd to show tlist ' tho ramedy must liu org.inlc, slnoo ililutioiis of it with dUtllloil wiitor aw soaii ron.lorad! turlilil by b.ictei'ial growths, nml arj then unlit for use; but we nro luft In t'.io ilurk wiiu lvgnni to us niiDiiro, cjinpiMiuun, nun tho inoiio iii which it is prepared, although fiirniHhcil with some intoruiting ilelails ...
AN ELABORATE SWINDLE. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
AN ELAttbllATK SWINDLE. Tlio Manchester magistrates recently liml before them n respectably dressed man named William Cliadwick on charges of ohlnlnlng various sums of money by false pretences. The prisoner, who admitted Ida guilt, had for along timo lived on contributions obtained from charitable people in support of a ragged school nud mission-room which had no existence, lie had had collecting hooks pre pared and documents printed, on which were given the names of various persons, none of whom could ho found except tho prisoner, who acted as collector, l'nrtlculnrs were ujven of the progress of various societies and Institutions said to he connected with (he mission, and a balnucc-shcct wns presented. Ouo family had contributed about £30 (o (lie mission. When apprehended the prisoner admitted flint (hero wns 110 such school or mission, ntul that the whole thing wns a fraud from begluning to end. lie wns re manded for the purposo of making enquiries ns to what extent this swiudlo ...
FASTER GUNBOATS FOR FOREIGN SERVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
FASTER GUNBOATS FOK I'DIiKHIN BKIIVI0E, An English conlemp.mtry Fiiys It In tin intention of the Admiralty In bring ii m« nil tho slow-going gunboats on foreign smtIlt on completion of their present cimtiiilsslou, nnd to employ them upon coast defence duty, replacing them with new gun vessels of greater speed nnd nioro powerful itriiui monts, With this end In vluw, the l'i|!iny, steaming 13'5 knots per hour, recently built at Shcrncss Dockyard, is to he despatched to China to tnko tho plnco of tho Esprit , while 0110 of her sister ships will bs selected for tho relief of tho Cockchafer 011 tho same station,
A FEROCIOUS BULLDOG. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
A PEKOCIOUS BULLDOG. Mall news from America states that the Boston doctor, Gnlvin, has obtained 700 dollars damages for injuries received under remarkable circumstances. He attended Mrs Parker, a restaurant keeper, in her confine molt, and lnlu tho buhy upon the bed while some offices were performed for the mother. Suddenly from tho corner of the room sprang out a large bulldog. Ilo leaped upon tlie bed nnd attempted to seize the babe The doctor sprang to the child's defence, nml placed it In tho arms of tho nurse. Then tlio anlninl attacked the woman, nml attempted to tenr tho child from her nrms. Again ])r. Gnlvin interfered, nud succeeded in pushing the woman from tho room. The dog then nssniled him furiously, sending his fangs deep into the forearm. The doctor fought for his lite, nnd (lie brute bore him to tho floor, tearing the flesh of tho arm and of tho thigh in tho most terrible manner. Over and over rolled dog and man, until tho inaii flnnlly conquered, nnd breathless and ...
A NEW SIGNALLING SYSTEM FOR THE NAVY. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
A NEW SIGNALLING SYSTEM FOR THE NAVY. Tho 'Central News' is enabled to Btnto that the Admiralty lmve definitely adopted into the service the engine-room telegraph nnd electric signnlling system known ns Willis's patent, which' will replaco the mechanical system now in use, Tho Willis's arrangement was subjected to the roughest practical test before its adoption, both on land nnd at son, nnd wns tho only invention which met every requirement, nnd success fully slood every condition of tlio service. All the new ships and vessels re-flltcd will ba supplied with these instruments, In appearance and in handling the new clcctiie telegrrnh is much the same as the old mcchnnicnl system. Its greatest advantage is that the engineer on receiving nn order lit onco sends (ho signal back to the olllccr on the bridge, who is thus assured that his order has been correctly transmitted und understood. Tho new system will tend largely towards reducing the risk of col lisions at sea.
CONVEYANCES. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
CONVEYANCES. Tho mnil enrt (tuksiur pnssongors) leaves Stanloy for WynynrddnllyatSa.m. ; leaving Wynynrd each day for Stanley nt 8 n.m, Fares 12/. Wiseman's conches lenvo Wynynrd dally for Ulvorstono, nt 8-/I0 a.m., and S-!IO p.m., leaving Buraio nt II) a.m. and iV!IO p.m. Pnros — Wynynrd to Ulvorstone, 8/.; Wynynnl to Iturnle, 8/. ; Hunilo to Ulvorstone, »/. A tmln leaves llurnlu ench dny for Wnratnh nt 8 n.m., returning fromWnmtnh at 2 p.m. Trains lcavp Ulvorstono for LaunccBton twice dally nt-6-BO h.m.-(iand-V!ir- p.m. Note.— Conches nnd Trains do not run on Sundays. ? ? The T.8.N. Co.'b Btenmors leave Burnlo ovory Wednesdny afternoon for Mnlbourne, leaving Melbourne every Saturday for Burnie, anil leaving Iturnle for Devonport and Lnunccston every Sunday morning.
A NOVEL EXPERIMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
A NOVEL EXPEUTMHNT. i At nn ' At Hoine,' givon by a Mm Maislinll at tbe Stiiiuil, London, and attended by Lord Sudoloy, tbo l'liiici (N'awuh) Ensoof,. of tho Viinjuuli, Sii Sponcer Wells, Dr. Buzzard, Air Leuky. the historian, and other society peopli1. two novel experiments iu connection will, tlio now Hemington typo-writer wen.1 shown. Tlio-first wns tlio application ol tbo ' Gmphopliono,' in conjunction with tbo typo-wi-itor, for the purposes of rapid dictation ; nud tbo second tlio application of asyutcni of signs, employing only tin common ligut'on, letters, und punctuation marks, produced by tho nincbmn, for tin purposo of writing with tho type-wiitm direct at tbo utmost possible speeil of speech. Mr Edwin Guest, thu inventoi of tho latter system, which is cullm! atenotyp, showed by tho dictation of a largo nmnbcv (if passages that ho requite* loss thaii'oiiR.fourtli of the iiumlier of linger movements for, any given puhMigi1! of English, as' compared with full writing, ond th...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
r. itiit\ii; WIUEL1V1IICIII AXDCiEXEllAL III.ACKMMIX1I. BURNIE, EMU BAY. AH classes o£ implements nmile nnd repaired on tlio shortest notice. Horses chnrcfully shod by an experienced workman. .AHt2deflcriptiontf-«o£^1SonerHlv*t)laukBinitlilriK dune. T. KENNER, Builder niMl Contractor, BURNIE, ESIY BAY. ESTIMATES GIVEN FOR ALL CLASSES OF W011K. Joining and Cabinet Work made TO OlIDEIt. Mjlan's Carriage Works, Marine Terrace nnd Lndbroke-streot, ? ? Bubnie, Esio BAr. ANY 'description of Vehicle mndc or repaired on the shortest notice. Buggies t renovated, upholstered, nnd re painted at reasonable rates. Edge Tools and Agricultural Imple ' mekts manufactured. HOUSE SHOEING A SPECIALITY. John 9f.rlnn, Proprietor. THE I.O.tt. STOUE, J. II. HAKXR, PENGUIN. Gcucrnl stock of Drapery, Grocery, &c, at Lowest Prices for Cash. BootM un-I SIiocm a Sitcclullty. Men's strong boots, to order, from IS/. T- 0 T A T 0 MA N U II E BONEDDST, GUANO, Delivered carriage paid to all Coast ports Esta...
THE REMAINS OF WATERLOO WARRIORS. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
TUM.UI3M.AINS OF WATKHT.,00 WAIlltlOllS. Thu rcnmliiB of coiUilu liritisli hDIccmh who fell nb Waterloo, or died ill coil-jo i|ili'iico of wouiula received during the bnttlu, liavd been removed from tlio cemo tory-in tho Qimrtlor Loonohl to tlio Kvuro Ouniotury, nooordihg to a UtosbcIb corves poiulout, Tlio old comotory proHonta qiiito the nspoct of nn KmkHhIi rural churchyard, On tho graves being oponed tho woll [ncsorved skeletons of tho ofneora— all very tall 111011 — woro disclosed, nnd tlio signs of wounds and nnipntntSons wevo plainly discernible. Enoh slcoldton wns placed in a zino coflln insoribotl with tlio fioro's nnmo.
The Wellington Times Published Every Wednesday and Saturday. SATURDAY, JANUARY 10, 1891. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
PuhlUlied Every Wcdnetday and Saturday. SATURDAY, .TAKUAUY 10, 1S01. In another column Mr. C. J. Mnckeuzio, M.H.A., nnnouuecs himself n candidate for the forthcoming election of representatives in the House of Assembly for tho district of Wellington. Mr. Mackenzie is the first in the field, nud although the elections cannot tnkc place before May next, we think ho lias noted wisely in thus enrly announcing bis intention o£ ngnin contesting the election, in order to give tho electors imiple time to thoroughly consider tho matter. Mr. Mac kenzie's nddrcss is very brief, which Is to be regretted, ns there nre sevcml matter* of great importance to tills electorate which will como on for consideration ilm-Eiifr Uh- next session of Parliament, nnd we would like to have read Mr. Mackenzie's views thorcon — nnd no doubt tiie electors gener ally have the same desire. As we mentioned in n recent nrticlc the next session of Par liament will be of tho most vital importance to me ciecionu distric...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 10 January 1891
Births, Marriages, Deaths. BIRTH. Harrison.— On January 9, at the Bank of Van Diemen's Land, Burnie, the wife of Mr. A. E. Harrison — a son. MARRIAGE. Bass — Anderson. — On January 8, 1891, at the residence of the bride's brother, Toronto Hill, Penguin, by Rev. W. H. Bowe, Frederick A., second son of William C. Bass, Esq., of Rokewood, Victoria, to Annie M., third daughter of the late John Anderson, of Brookvale, Falmouth, Tas- mania.
COOKERY. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 January 1891
COOJCJ3HY. ? ^ ? Green-pea Sgji\— A pock of poas will ,jmko a turonn of vary good soup. In shelling them, put tho old ones in ouo basin and the young ones in another, and keep out a pint of them, and boil them sopai.ttoly to put into tho soup when it is finished. Put a suucopau on tho fire with a little water ; when it boils put tho poas in, with a little salt, and lot thorn boil until they nro done enough, which will be in from twenty to thirty minutes, accord ing to thnir ngo and sizo; Then drain uiiuiii ill n t»ummivi, ttiiu ^Illb I.IIUIH 1I1LO a clean gallon stowpan, add throo quarts of plain veal or mutton broth (drawn from meat without any spico or herbs, &o., n-liioh would overpower tho flavor of tho jionp), covor tho stewpan closo, and set it o\cra slow firo to stow gently for an hour; add n toaspoonful of broad crumbs, and tlicn'rub it through a tammy into another stewjian ; stir it with a woodon spoon, and if it bo too thick, add a littlo moro bioth ; havo raady bo...
Dictionary of Dreams. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 January 1891
DicftEoiranc1;!/ oT Ds-eants, People who take plonsuro in romomhov ing llllt' ?analysing their dreams will bo interested in tho' complete dictionary of drcuui Hubjects nnd their biguiliuitioii!-, TO DI1RA5I 01' Aum. — Indicates that you aro to fall into ono, or- undergo danger or hardship, Agony. — Loss of inheritance Alms. — To dony shows want, niisory. To give, joy nml lirb. Asoel. — To see otic is good.' To speak to ono is evil. Ari'LHS. — liotokons long lifo,succcss, faith- miness in your lover. Anchor. — Denotes some good and unox pootod nows. Amtows.— To soo them denotes speody disgust. Abound.— Towards tlio skias is favorable, if clouds nppoar bright. Ti&aviVB.— To piny upon one, contention, trouble, &o. Uall. — 13oing thore, joy, pleasure, reorea tion nnd success. Balloon. — Exaltation of short duration. Him lluaa. — Denotes strife mid quarrels. Bkans.— If eating them, signifies troublo and dissonsion. Beam).— Large one, complete imccoss in all undertakings. ...
MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 January 1891
MISCELLANEOUS. Sittings of the Supreme Court in its Small Debts jurisdiction, for cases up to £100, will be held nt Buruio on January 24. April 18, August 8, October 24 ; at Ulvurstoue on January 2H, April 17, Augiwt 7, October 2». Kangaroo hunting begins March 81, ends July 81. Opossum hunting begins May 1, ends July HI. Wild duck, teal, widgeon, plover, emu, blnok swan, -ground dove, nuil Capo Barren gooso shooting begins January 11. ends Julv 81. Quail shooting begins May 1, ends July 80. Wattle-bird shooting begins May 24, ends July 81. English peroh fishing begins January 1, ends August 81. Salmon anil trout fishing begins September 1, ends April '80. Oyster fishing begins March 1, ends October HI. Oysters must not bu taken less tlmu 2in. in their smallest dinmeter, under a penalty not exceeding SKI. It is unlawful to tnke lloumlers less than '.tin. in length, or crayfish less than llliu. long, or female fish having spawn. Fresh water mullet nnd silver bream must be tnken with ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wellington Times and Agricultural and Mining Gazette — 14 January 1891
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