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STATISTICS OF PORT PHILLID. COMMERCE AND FINANCES. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 9 May 1842

STATISTICS OF PORT PHILLift, COMMERCE AND FINANCES; ' In our com%iercial article of the 9th 'instant, were published the returns of the Customs, as furnished to ibis office by the Sub-Collector of Customs for the district. Having since, been supplied by ihe Sub Treasurer ^jth .We 'returns of the Revenue for the first quarter of the curreivj, year, ihe oppor tunity, we consider, is. advantageous of pub lishing the two returns conjointly, in a manner that will show at a. glance, an abstract of the ommerce and finances of the district,- in their present state. . COMMERCE. Customs' Receipts ? - £12,673 10 8 Vessels enured inwards { N»mb«r ...... ^ Vessels entered outwards {*£»* -?? ^ Value of Imports ? ±108,159 0 O Value of Exports ? 90,298 0 0 Wool exported {«- » ;;; .Jjg FINANCES. HEAD Or REVENUE. AMOUNT. Customs of Melbourne ? £12,541 14 0 Do. of Portland ... ? 348 14 6 Depasturing Licenses ? 890 0 O Timber ditto ? 66 0 O Publicans' ditto ' ?'. ? 7 10 O Wine and Beer do ? 6 0 0 Confe...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 9 May 1842

BIRTH—Of a son, the Lady of Joseph Hone, Esq., Master of the Supreme Court and Chairman of   the Magistracy. —On Sunday, 1st May, Mrs. W. L. Crowther,   33, Campbell-street, of a Son. —At New Town, on the 6th instant, Mrs. Pitcairn,     of a Son. DIED—On the 23rd ultimo, at the Grange, Queen-   boro', Emma, second Daughter of George Cart- wright, Esq, Solicitor, aged 6 years and 7 months. —On Saturday last, April 23rd, at his house, North terrace, Adelaide William Hancock, Esq., architect. —On Tuesday evening, the 29th April, Amelia     Jean, the youngest daughter of Mr. James John- stone, of Longford, aged eighteen months. MARRIED—On the 26th April, by the Rev. Rob- ert Haining, minister of the Scotch Church, Mr. John Shand, brewer Adelaide, to Miss Geddes. —On the 27 April by the Rev. Robert Haining,   Mr. Adam Young, merchant, Hindley-street, Ade- laide to Miss Mary Shepherd, l...

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SOUTH AUSTRALIAN NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 9 May 1842

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN -NEWS. V Bank ot Austk.4-I.a6ia.— The, half-yearly returns of the average. w;eeHy4'abih'ties and- ,a.s setsj-f the :b.aiil-ft.^io^»j|,'v4 4he prese.«foti»e, more than usual interest, .; ^he return for the half-year ending lltli of April, ,of the Bank of Australasia has just been published ; and, .viewed in connexion with the return of the half-year im mediately preceding, does not exhibit that exces sive, contraction of. the circulation to which much of the present pecuniary difficulties of the colony Has been attributed. The returns of the Bank.of South Australia may be, looked for in a few .weeks when a just estimate can be/ormed of . the finan cial position, of the province./ - ... ... ,, Return of Hie outrage wedly amount ef the UabiUtia aid and Atuts of the Bank of. Austrolam at Adelaide. Half-year, ffalf-utar froml2lhOct. fromllfh'Ap. ' 1841, to IMA toltaOtt. ? AprMBiZ 1841. Notes in circulation not ?' bearing interest,.-.-..... ±'3226 11 -7 £3181 16 ft Bills ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

GENERAL POST OFFICE, 2nd May. 1842.— The following Ship Letters have been droptinto the un paid letterbox Of the Post Office, Launceston, since the let ultimo, and «re now tying at that OSce for the Sea J£tuhmd.—}An. Lowland, Devon, Hn. T. Thomson, New South fPaiu.— Mr. Samuel Maukfng, Sydney. Mr. Edmund Bcbson, Sydney. Port PUUifK—G, S, Henry, Esq. Melbourne; Miss Richardran.litto; Joseph -Keir, ditto. TdrOmd Bat/.—C. P. Cooke, Esq., Portland Bay; P. C. SmlthTBJrtinaster-'GenBija FEM ALE FAC TDfcX, Hobart abmi—Under cototiial sentence 353 solitary confinement 44 ; iiurslng in the sick 'ward SO ; lyiogAitiromen 4 ; ?number In khe first clan, IS ; ditto In We second cbus J« ; ditto ditto

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FROM THE HOBART TOWN GAZETTE. Friday, May 13, 1842. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

I'ltOM TITRHOBARTTOWNGAZHTTE Friday, May 13, 1842. COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE, Aprils, I84S, — Notice is hereby given, ihnl the following claims for (jrants will be ready for«saminsiion, !--? the Commis sioners appointed for that purpose, upon or immediately after the 29lli day of May next, on or before which day any caveat 01 counter claim must be entered John UnrrelU Ilobart, 8 acres — 1 rood 6 perches — 2 roods 36 perches— 8 perches— originally part of Thomns Stnce'6 location. The applicant claims under Stace, Kerr, Stockcr, Bcihune, and others. — Hounded on the north cast by 4 chains 50 links along a grant to Peter Uegraves extending south-easterly from the Hobart Town mulct and crossing a mill-race leading to Mr. Dcgravcs's hydraulic flour-mill, on the south east by 1 1 chains south-westerly along the said grant, on the south west by 1 1 chains '76 links extending north-westerly also along the said grant to the Hobart Town rivulet afore* said, thence by tbat rivulet crossing a mill-...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

SALES BY AUCTION. VALKEft V A.&CHEXI. TO BE SOL© BY PUBLIC AUCTION, *y ter. J. W. Bell, On the estate of Vron, in the parish of Little hampton, on TUESDAY, the 17th of May, instant, 'at one o'clock, the followihfeproperty, - unless the. rent is sooner paid and satisfied, viz:— . . ? IMGHT Bullocks, one bull, one cart, one dray, Xli a small stack of oats, with ploughs, harrows, household furniture and other effects. -: Terms— Cash. TO BE SOLD BY PUBLIC AUCTION, By Mr, J. C. Underwood, At Britton Jones' Yards, Franklin Village, on FRIDAY, 27th inst., at twelve o'clock, FOUR Cart Colts rising three years old One cart Horse, five years old Twenty head of Steers and Heifers, two and three years old Terms : — All sums under £26, cash; £26 to £50, three months ; £50 to £100, three and four months credit on approved accepted bills. Court of Requests, XiaunoeBton. NOTICE is hereby given, that the Court of Re quests for the tiial of causes for the recovery of debts to the amount of Je...

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FROM THE GAZETTE. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

FBOKTHE GAZETTE. COMMISSIONERS' QF.FICJE, May 5, ,1842,- Notice is hereby given,- that tbe following claims for Grants will be ready for examination, by the. Commis sioners appointed for that purpose, upon or immediately after tbe 29th day of May next, on or before which day any caveat or counter claim mustbe entered William Pike, York, Monmouth, 930 acres— his ad ditional location ? Bounded on the south west by 113 chains south-easterly extending along lot 136 reserved for sale from the south-east boundary of an original location to William Pike (now claimed by him*) on the south cast by 36 chains 20 links north easterly along a location to A. Hudspelh, on the north east by 16 chains 70 links along a grant to Peter Harrison, again on the south east by 61 chains north-easterly along that grant and partly along an additional location to Ibe said Peter Harrison, again on Ibe north east by 91 chains north westerly along rrown land, and thenrc on the norlh west by a south-westerly line ...

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Hobart Town Shipping. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

Hobart Town Shipping; May 7.— 'Sailed tbe cutter Shamrock, far Port Phillip with sundries'. . May 7.'— Sailed the brig Caroline, for Launceston, with sundries. ? May 8.— Sailed the schooner Dutty Miller, for Laun ceston,' with sundries ? ? May 9— Arrived the cutter Fortitude, -horn Port Phillip with 15 hides May 9.— Arrived. the schooner Dundee Merchant from South Seas, with 220 barrels sperm oil. May 9.— Sailed the brig Islay, 282 tons. Gait master, for Calcutta, in ballast

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BUTCHERS MEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

butchers' meat. d. it. Beef, joint, ? 6 Mutton, joint, ? „.. 3J ? carcase ? 5 ? carcase ? 3 Veal ? _ ? _.. 8 Pork ? _ ? 8 Return of Grain and Flour exported from the Port of Launceston, during the week ending 30th April, 1842 ? Wheat, 6067 bushels. Oats, 4257 ditto. Flour, 62* Ions. Barley, 130 bushels. Return of Grain and Flour imported into the Port of Launceston, during the week ending 30th April, 1842.— Nil Daring the week considerable quantities of grain have reached town. No alteration has taken place in the price of wheat. Oats have realised 3s. lid, per bushel, for a first-rate sample. Barley has been sold at 4s. 6d. per bushel. .

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Launceston Shipping List. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

Uauiireston Shipping fttst. ARRIVALS. May 9 — Brig Corsair, 231 tons, Greig, master, from London, bound to Port Phillip, with a general cargo, and put in to land emigrants. H. Dowling, agent. Passengers,— William Surr, Esq., Henry Sherley, Surgeon, Messrs. Dennys, Leigh, Charles Banfylde, Mrs. Austin, Charlotte Austin, btcven Austin, Henry Austin, rind 37 bounty emigrants. May 11.— Steamer Corsair, 186 tons, Bell, master, from Port Phillip ; J. llaven, agent. Passengers,— Mrs. Castle and child. Miss Jane Elliott, J. A. Gur row, James Pepialt, Betsey Pepiait and 2 children, Alexander Barry, Ann Barry, James Itobinsbn, W. and J. Smith, Janet Young, Constable and prisoner of the Crown. Mr. Robert Crawford, Miss Hill. Mr. G. Urquhart, Mr. Arden, Mr. Aitkin, Air Clay. May 13 ? Schooner Challenger, 69 tons, Robertson, master, from South Australia; Connolly & Co., agents. 2 cases hats, Henty & Co. ; 50 barrels pork, 40 tins cheese, Connolly & Co. DEPARTURES. May 1. ...

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Calender for May. MOON'S CHANGES. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

Calender for May. moon's changes. May 2- — Last quarter, lOh. 34m. afternoon. 10.— New moon 9h. 16m. afternoon. 17. — First quarter 9h. 58m. afternoon. 24.— Full moon 7h. 27m. afternoon. SUN BISES. SUN SETS. 16— Monday, I5m. past 7. 45m. past 4. 17— Tuesday, 16m. past 7. 44m. past 4. JS— Wednesday, 17m. past 7. 43m. past 4.

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WINTER FASHIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

WINTER FASHIONS. ? London Public Promenade Dress. — Violet satin robe : a high corsage, tight to the shape, trimmed with three rows of cord and tas sels to correspond; a single row- is continued down the centre of the skirt. Long tight sleeve, ornamented from the elbow to the wrist with a succession of knots to correspond. Drawn bon net, of deep orange-coloured satin: the brim edged with a ruche of dark green ribbon, and the interior and exterior trimmed with flowers. Em broidered muslin collar. ? Grey velvet scarf, bor dered with sable fur. Sable muff. Demi-Toilette. — Pink pou de soie ? robe ; corsage en gerbe, and long tight .sleeve. White satin chapeau, a round open brim ; the interior trimmed with small pink flowers-; the exterior with atorsade of white satin ribbon, and a bou quet formed of the tops of whitecurled ostrich feathers. Green velvet mantelet- it is of a. large size, sits close up to the throat, with, a falling col lar, trimmed ?with geen fringe1 Qf'a'light pattern-...

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HOBART TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

HORA11T TOWN. Return of Grain and Flour exported from the Port of Hobart Town, during the week ending 3rd May. 1 842.— Wheat, 300 bushels. Flour, 51 tons. Return of Grain and Flour, imported at the Port of Hobart Town, during the week ending 3rd May, 1842.-M/. There has been little alteration in the wheat market since our last. Fine flour at the Mills. .£19 to ±'19 IOs. Wheat, 7s. 3d. to 7s. 6d. per bushel. Oats, 5s. 3d. to 5s. 6d. ; Cape Barlev, Ss. to 5s. fid. ditto; English ditto, 6s. 6d. to 7b. ditto. ; pressed hay, £7 IOs. ; loose, £6 to £6 lbs. ; straw, £3 to £3 10s. ; Port Arthur coal, 30s., Sydney ditto 45s. to 50s. ; she oak )2s., gum wood 8s., per ton ; potatatoes £6 to £7 per ton ; carrots, 6s. to 6s. 6d., per cwt. ; cabbages Is. 3d. to Is. Cd. per doe.; turkeys 5s. to 61. each, geese, ditto ; ducks, 4s 6d. to 5s., fowls 3s. 6d. lo 4s. per couple ; eggs Is. 9d. 2s. per doz. ; butter (fresh) 2s. 6d. perlb ; shingles, 8s. to 9s. per thousand; sawn limber, 8s. per 100 feet; ...

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PORT PHILLIP— May 5th. Manton's Mils. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

POUT PHILLIP— May fit*. Mantm't Mi Is. Flour .first, 22s. per 1-H) lbs; second, 20s. ; ration 17s. — Is. per 100 lbs., allowed for cash. Wheat, 6s. to 7s. per bushel of 60 lbs. Maize 6s. to 7s. per bushel. Uran 2s; 3d. per 20 lbs ? P. P. Patriot. : Vegetables and Fruits Potatoes, 8s. to.JOs per cwt, or Id to ljd per 1b; cab bages, from 4s. to 5s. per dozen ; pumpkins, Jd per lb ; onions, 3d to 4(1 per lb; leeks, Id lo IJd per head; car rots, 2d to 3d per bunch; turnips, 2d to 3d per bunch; parsnips, Id to 1 Jd each ; celery, 4d to 8d per head ; cu cumbers, bone; radishes, Id to IJd per bunch. Fruits — melons water, 6d. lo 3d, rock dillo, 8d to Is each : ap ples, 8d to Is per, lb. There was abundance of vegetables in the market this morning; although there seems to be a rise their quaKly was not so good as it has been. Working Beliocks ? Messrs. Bear aDd Son, a few days since, sold four teams of working bullocks at an average of £21 per pair, cash. During the present week, Mr. H. H. ...

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LATEST ENGLISH INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

LATEST ENGLISH INTELLIGENCE. The arrival of the Hopkinson - plaees us in possession of English news to the 8th January ; but, although considerably later than those previously received, the papers before us con tain but little additional intelligence. A considerable sensation had been pro duced in the mercantile world by the announce ment that ' Right Hon. Lord Ashburton, at the request of her Majesty's Government, is about to proceed to the United States on a special mission, with the object of settling all existing differences between that country and our own;' and that 'his lordship, who will sail in a few weeks, had .been asked to undertake this service, and had consented to do so, be fore the President's Message had been received ; so that the mission in question, whatever be its character or results, has been had recourse to wholly irrespective of anything contained or omitted in that document*' His appoint niox^Ajad been favourably received in com mercial circles, and had giv...

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SOUTH AUSTRALIA—April 27. Colonial Produce. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

SOUTH AUSTRALIA— April ti. Colonial Produce. Wheat, per bushel, 7s. to 8b.; flour, fine, per ton - .£25 to; .£30; barley, per bushel, 4s. to 5s. ; oat*, per ditto, 7s, 'to 8s. ; maize, ditto, 5s. to 7s. ; potatoes, per ton, .£10 to .£12; beef, per lb. 3d. to 5d. ; mutton, per ditto, 4d. to fid. ; veal and pork, 8d. to lOd. ; bread, per ?4 lbs. lOd. toll.*, butter fresh,' perlb. 2s.; cheese per lb. Is. to Is. 6d.j onions, 3d. per jb. . STOCK. Fat wethers, lbs. to 16s, ; Ewes, 14s. to 20s. } Lambs, Ss, to. 10s.; -Cattle, £1 to £10; Dairy Covn £BU- £12; Goats, 10s. to £1 10s. t Vip, I Sa. to £2 IOs. Boasters, 8s. ^ Fowls, 8s. per couple ; i-uckB, 6s. ditto ; Geese,- IOs. ditto; Turkeys, 16s..eachs Wild Oucks, Is. per pair; Kangaroo, Is' per lb. ; Emu, U. flerlb.; Working Bullocks, £14 to £20 per pair; Horses, £20 «o£60eachr

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SYDNEY. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

svDNin. Wheat ? 'There has been a considerable quantity of wheat brought to market during the week, and fair prices have been obtained, 'The settlers are, however, expecting an advance, and certainly judging from the slock on hand, we sec no reason why their expectations should not be realised. The prices range at the mills from 6s to 6s. 9d Flour ? The business done in this market during the week has been larger than usual. Several parties have purchased, and are shipping for New Zealand, where the prices, according to the last advices, range from £35 to £40 per ton. s. d. s. d. Fine FJour - - - - 2 0 „ 21 0 Seconds ditto - - - 17 0 „ 18 0 Ration ditto - - - 15 0 „ 16 0

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POETRY. LINES TO A YOUNG LADY ON HER MARRIAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

POZSTBV. LINES TO A YOUNG T.ADV ON HER MARRIAGE. Tijev tell me, gentle lady, that they deck thee far a bride. That the wreath is woven for thy hair, the bridegroom by thy side ; And I think I hear thy father's sigh, thy mother's calmer tone, As they give thce to another's arms— their beautiful— their own. I never taw a bridal but my eyelid hath been vet, And It always spem'd to me as though a joyous crowd were met To sec the saddest sight of all, a gar and girlish thing Lay aside her maiden gladness— for 'a name— and for a ring. And other cares will claim thythoughts, and other hearts thy love, And gayer friends may lie around, and bluer skies above ; Vet thou, when 1 behold thce next, may'st wear upon thy brow, Perchance, a mother's look of care, for that which decks it now. And when I think how often I have seen thec, with thy mild And lovely look, and 6tep of air, and bearing like a child, [brain, Oh 1 how mournfully, how mournfully the thought comes o'er my 'When I think thou ne...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

nrMLELaunceston Cowrferwillbepublished every JL Monday morning and despatched by that day* post to all parts of the country. It will contain a summary of all the important notices in the Gazette of the preceding Saturday. The terms of subscription are 6s. 6d. per quarter, payable in advance, single n#ibers'6d. TkjVO TIC E.. — All Cojnmunications intended .'J3l;' for insertion in this Journal must he ad aSf'^ed'To the Editor of Ike Zavjicestnn Courier XSKrles-street.'' Our ? CpatemporarieB are also requested to address Xheir Journals in the same manner. . Wbttee to Advertisers. ALL advertisements sent to this Journal except ing from Subscribers must V naid on delivery otherwise they will not be inserted/ls no accounts will for the future be opened for non-subscribers, The Launceston Courier affords a very desirable medium for advertising, since all advertisements published therein,'are gratuitously inserted in the Launceston Advertiser, an arrangement which of fers great advantages t...

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UNION STEAM MILLS. [Newspaper Article] — Launceston Courier — 16 May 1842

Union Steam Mills. «. d. s. a. i. it. s. tt Wheat ? 5 0@ 6 6 Oats ? 4 0 (fb 5 6 llarley ? (i 0 „ 7 6 Maize ? 0 0 ,,00 Pollard ? 1 3 „ 0 0 Uran ? 1 4 „ 0 0 Flour, first quality - - 20i ) Ditto, second ditto - - 18/. - per 2000 lbs. Oitto, third ditto - - ibL )

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