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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

£1 103. Eeward. LOST, from Tyagong, a Bay Horse, branded qRL One OR conjoined) near shoul der, near hind foot white, star on forehead. Brown mare, W with like 41 back to book conjoined under near shoulder. Tho ubovo reward will bo paid on delivery at the OLD ROYAL GEORGE, GrenfelL 103- Reward STOLEN, or strayed, from Grenfell, about tbe 16th January, a Black Mare, branded HO near Shoulder, 01 sideways near ribs, and blotch brandoffribe. The above reward will bo paid on bringing same to MRS. FALENER, Back of Victoria Hotel, George-street. Tenders Wanted. TENDERS will be received not later than 4 o'clock on Tuesday next, lllh instant, to RAISE 500 TONS OF QUARTZ on tho WELCOME REEF (Nos. 3 and 4 North). Apply on tho Claim, or to Mr. F. A. MAB. TYN, Company's Dutn, who will receive all Tenders. Dissolution of Partnership THE Pirtncrsbiphithortosubsisting between tho undersigned was dissolved bv mu tual consent on February 1st, 1868.' All accounts duo to J. B. BEATXY and W. E. AUSTIN to...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SPORTING. RACES TO COME. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

SPOUTING. RACES TO COME. Launceston Champion Cup Meeting— Febru- ary 18th 19th and 20th. Homebush Autumn Meeting— Eaiter Monday and Tuesday. Shoalhaven— March 4th 5tb and 6th. Sandstone (Higgerton's), March 17. Berrima— March. Mudgee— Moy.

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LATEST TELEGRAM. SYDNEY, Friday, 6 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

LATEST TELEGRAM. (Faou Gbsviub's Tblbobau Ooupaxy. ) SYDNEY. Friday, G p.m. I Tho Citizen's Ball in tho new Pavilion wag a most brilliant affair. Tbo decorations wero very elegant. Tho Duke, tho Eurloud Coun tess of Beltnore, and also fully three thousand visitors, wero present. Tho aboriginals won tho cricket match. . A numerously signed petition has been pre tcntcd to the Governor against tho capital sentenco being carried into offcct in Bokman'

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TURF TALK. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

TURF TALK. Now we bavo got satisfactorily over Rand wick Duke's Day, with its good racing and good manogemcnt, wo must look forward to the future. The moat immediato event of interest to us of this colony, as well as to aU Australia, is tho great Tasmanian race, in which are engaged tbo three cracks of tho dav Tim Whiffier, The Barb, and Fireworks, and U is hard to think that any accident can stop ono of these from bringing tho stake homo to Sydney. George Donnelly has gono down to ridoTim, and so tho backers of Mr. Do Mestre's nag have their money in good hands', for a steadier or more honest young fellow than Donnelly is not to bo found among our jockeys. Stanley, wo suppose, will pilot the best representative of tbo yellow and black, and whichovor it turns out can bo stcerod to victory, no chance will bo thrown away. Wo aro sorry to soy that Ted McCabe, who had such a sevoro fall with Gratis on Satur day, has been laid up over since at Johnny Cutts's, and will bo some time beforo...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LATE NEWS. MONDAY. SYDNEY. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

LATE NEWS. / (Tunocan Gueville's Trleouau Company) Monday. . . Sydnkt. . Mr Montgomery, tho new tragedian, ap peared this, evening at the Prince of Wales Theatre in Hamtet, und was much applaudod. His rendering of tho character was considered admirable. Tho Princo and suite vwore Tho annual match of the Royal Sydnoy Yatcli Olub for second class yntclis took place! to-day. '? The Ilaidoc, a 14 ton cutter, 'waa tho winner. It was a good race. Mbi.jiouiine. Ono of tho Protestant Hall riotors named ! Clarke has been captured, examined, and I remanded. ? TUSBDAT. '.:v: ' j ? SYDNEY. | A most influential meoting was . held to-day I in tho Exchange (Mr Charles Cow per in tho chair), for tho purpose of hearing and deter* mining' upon tbo feasibility of' Mr;, Mort's freezing process for preserving meat,' and | sending thosauo to England. About 200 of I the tnoat influential of the commercial and political men in Sydnoy were prosont. Sir Mort at length explained his viowi. Tbe mcotingpHSsed r...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CALENDAR FOR FEBRUARY. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

CALENDAR FOR FEBRUARY. * 'I _ J Mimobswda of tot I ' j «-'*»? ri,t.. | ..I.,' [1842 it. M. n. m. IS. N'eleon, N, Z., founded, 6 25 '7 8 2 S. Sfoon's 1st qr, 4'20 a.m. 5 25 7 2 i( M. Yugs Quarter Sciiioni 5 27 7 1 4 T. - ' ? 6 28 7 0 R \V. Yatt District Court 6 29 0 69 G Tb. 5 39 0 68 7 F. Full Moon, 748 a.tn. G 31 0 07 US. 5 33 6 50 0 S. SRPTCAOWIMA 6 33 G 55 10 M. Rurrowa Dutrict Court 5 31 0 Gi ll T. Publicans' licens. meet. 6 35 G 53 12 W. Young District Court 6 36 6 52 13 Tb. 5 37 0 51 14 F. 3t. Valentine 5 38 0 60 15 S. Moon's 1st qr, 7.21 p.m. 6 39 6 49 1G S. dBXiOBfinu 6 40 6 48 17 M. 5 41 0 47 18 T. 5 42 0 46 19 'W. 5 43 0 45 20 Tb. 5 4-1 6 41 21 F, 5 45 6 43 *»3 S. 6 46 C 42 23 S. QcKtQCAOKBiui 6 47 6 41 ' J»4 M. New moon, 0*25 a,m. 5 47 6 40 ?55 T. 6 48 G 88 2G W. 5 42 6 37 27 Tb. 6 50 G 36 US F. 6 61 0 35 29 S. 6 52 G 31

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

THE 'MINING RECORD,' ''EM^CREEKllliNEll' i8 published at tho Ofllce, off George-alrect, Grenfell, early every Saturday morning. It is tho only paper printed in tho important and rising district of Emu Creek, has an ex tenure and increasing circulation on the Emu Creek Gold-Fields j at Young, Forbes, Car oar, Cotira, tho Bland, and other settled localities; amongst tho squatters and small nettlers' of tho Lachlan and surrounding dis uicta } and throughout tho colony generally. TERMS s— SoDSCBtrrroH.— Six shillings per quarter, payable in advanco; or, if posted, seven shillings and sixpence. Subscribers will be received at any time, and charged from tho period at. which they commence. Advbuutibiko. — Advertisements are charged for at tho following rates:— -For the first inch (or Icsf) of space, 4s. ; for each succeeding inch, 2s. A discount of 33 per cent allowed for tho serond insertion, and 80 per cent, on tho secmd and third if for thrco insertions, A slill further reduction when a...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
RATES OF POSTAGE TOWN LETTERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

RATES OF POSTAGE Town Lbttebs. lfot exceeding half an ounco ? ... la Not exceeding one ounce, but exceeding half an ounce ? 2d For every additional half-ounce, or less Id COUKTBT LsTTMU. For delivery in any part of tho colony at which the letters are posted :— Not exceeding half an ounco... ... 2d. Not exceeding one ounco, but exceeding lmtf an ounce ... ? ? ... .... 40. For every additional half-ounce, or less 2d. Lkttkbs to and feom tub Ukitbd Kikodou. . (Except in special cases.) Via Southampton. Marseille!, s. d. s. d. Not exceeding J oz. 0 0 0 10 Exceeding I ox., but not exceeding 1 ox. 10 18 Exceeding l oz., -but not exceeding 2 ox.' 2 0 8 4 Every additional ox., orfractionofahox. ' 0 18 Lsttbbs to' Bbitibii Colonies a*d Fonno.v CODMTBlSa. Not exceeding t oz.,6d.j exceeding | oz., but not exceeding 1 ox., Is. ; for every nddl tional i ox., or fraction of i ox., Gd. ; exn cept'to the Mauritius, India, Ac., and in special cases, for which sco monthly Postal Guide. BfONET OnDBBfl...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. ARRIVAL AND DISPATCH OF MAILS ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. ARRIVAL AND DISPATCH OF MAILS Ahbivaw. From Sydnoy. — Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at 7 30 p.m. From Forbes and Sydney.— Monday and Thursday at 9 a.m. From Young and Sydney.— Tuesday and Friday at 9 a.m. To Sydney.— Tuesday, Thursday, and 8un cloy, at 4 i.in. To Forbes.— Tuesday and Friday at 0 a.m, To Young.— Monday and Thursday, at 0 N.B.— Office hours from 0 a.m. to G p.m., aod from 2 to 6 p.m. On Sundays, from 10 a.m» till Ilium. Money Orders issaed from 9 a.m. to G p.m Sundays excepted. Each mail closes half-an-hoar before the advertised time of despatch— excopt that of Sydney, which closes at 10 o'clock tho night before.'

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
COMMERCIAL. RECORD OFFICE, Friday evening. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

? COMMERCIAL. Rbcobd Office, Friday ovenlng. I Prices of general produco at Grenfell ore quoted to-day us under . Fine flour, £12 per ton. : Hay, £5 to £G per tonv ; . . Corn 5s. Outs, 3s. to 4s. Butter, fresh; Is. to la. 3d. Eggs, la. 3d per dor. Bacon, 8d per lb.. ? Cheese, Cd. to Od. per lb. Tho 31b. loaf is now retailed at Gd. BATHURST- TRICES. Beet fino silk-dresicd flour, per ton.wholo sale, £14; retail, 15s. per lOOlhs. Household flour, per ton, wholesale, £12 retail, 13s per lOOlbs. Seconds, »er ton wholcsale,£ll; retail, 12s; Mlimf. )..?!? ton, f t. . ? ; Bruit, per ton, £3. Wheat, 4s Od to 5s Corn, per bushel, new, 3s Od to 4s 3d Outs, white, ditto, 3i- 3d to 4s Oats, sootl ditto, Us to 3s Cd.. Capo Burley, 3s to 3is. Od , Hoy, per t.n, £3 to £4., ; lf ... t,. Ditto, luccrno,' ditto, £2 10s to £3 Potatoca per ton,-£i 10s. Onions, per cwt., 10s to 12s. . r Butter, salt, por lb. Is to Is Id Ditto, fresh, ditto, Is Id to Is 3d. Bucon, good, perlb..7d to 8d. Lard, ditto, Gd to...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CANCELLED LEASES—EMU CREEK AND TYAGONG. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

CANCELLED LEASES— EMU CREEK AND TYAGONG. Tho '-Government Gazetto' noti fies that tho undermentioned aurif erous tracts, applied for to lease, under (he Gold Fields Regulations, becamo forfeited for uon-complianoe by the applicants with tho conditions of the Gold Fields Regulations of 31st July, I860, and that tho samo aro now opon for lease, on application to the Gold Commissioner for the Southern Dis Spenco Allsopp and seven others, Emu Creek, quartz reef, 4 acres, deposit aod survey fee £7. Israel Noako and 5 others, Tyogong Creek, quartz reef, 0 acres, doposit aud survey feo £7 William Armstrong and 4 others, Tyagong Creek, quartz reef, 3 acres, deposit and survey fee £7. * George Shiel and 5 othors, Tyagong Creek, alluvial, 3 acres, deposit and survey fee £7. Thomas Franklyn, Emu Creek, quartz reef, 10 acres, deposit nnd survey fee £7. Patrick Sweeney and 4 others, Tyagong Creek, alluvial, 10 acrca, deposit' and survey fee £7. Robort Rockett and 7 others, Tyagong Creek, alluvia...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
GRENFELL MINING REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

GRENFELL MINING REPORT. During tho week tho different crushing machines have been employed ns follows At tho Brundah, 203 tons were finished on Thursday for tbe Britannia prospecting claim, thd result being 352 oz. —a fraction less than 1} 01. to tho ton. The macbino is now crush* iag for No. 2 south Welcome, and No. 2 aouth O'Brien's. Wellington and Co. finished 122 tons for No. 1 aouth ^Qoldcn Point yesterday, but bad , not retorted at tbe time tho information was fprniehed to us. It was expected to averago 1 ot. to the ton. Kirkpatrick crushod 72 tons for No. 1 north Welcome, which produced 51 ozs — 15 dyrts to tho ton. McOonnell and Co. are still crushing for No. 1 north Homeward-bound, and will com* jsleto the lot of 250 tons to-day or Monday. About 80 tons of tho stone now boing erushed was obtained much nearer the sur« face, and is inferior in quality to tho stone recently crushed, -which was takon from a greater depth. The iuferior lot is expected to average 3 ounces. Olybur...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS. Ail letters intended for publication mutt be accompanied by the reel namo and address I of tho writer— not necessarily for publica tion, but for the Information of tho editor. THE MINING ItECOItD. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1868,

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE MARY RIVER GOLD-FIELD. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

THE MARY RIVER GOLD-FIELD. The news which has reached us from this goId«field sinco we publisl cd tho cxtrnct from tho ' Maryborough Chroniclo,' in our issuo of Saturday last, is mcagro in tho ex treme. Tho Sydney dailies of Saturday, Monday, and Wednesday, aro as silont with regard to tho ' rush' as thuuzli it norer existod} and neither tho Bathurst nor Mud geo papers— generally well posted up as they are in nows from the difforont gold-flolds— havo a word on the subject ofa rush which is regularly unsettling tho minds of one-half of our own population, and is no doubt similarly affecting other gold-fields communities. This strikes us as suspicious, to say the least of it; and we oonsider it would be wiser for miners, who aro sacrificing valuablo inter ests hero and elsewhere, to recollect former disastrous rushcb to Queensland, nnd to wait for moro definito information from tho now diggings before they commit themselves to what may after oil provo worse than a wild goo»o chase. Of...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
HOSPITAL COMMITTEE MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

II03PITAL COMMITTEE MEETING, j A meeting of tho Hospital. CommlUco was held on Wcdnosday lust. Present : Mr. Walker (in tho chair), and , % Messrs. Campbell, Hansen, Golonski; Bedell, V, Graham, and the Secretary. % - A communication wus raid from Dr. Byers, In which it was statod that ha had seen somo of tho.wholtsulo druggists ut Sydney, as to supplies for tho hospital j and. also that ho would leavo Sydney m a abort timo to eater on his duties as hospital surgeon. . , I Tonders wero cxaminod which had been receivod from Messrs. Wclirmann and Miller and Mr. Maurico Dalton, butchers, and also from Mr. Asher, for groceries, Messrs. Wclir mann and Miller's tender for meat was ac. oepted, for beef at 3d per lb, and mutton at 3|d per lb. It was resolvod that Dr. Austin be reques ted to act temporarily as medical officer till the arrival of Dr. Byors, at a salary at tho rato ol £100 pet annum. WlRDSUAN'fl RbPO&T. Patients admitted since 21th Jauuiry, ... 1 j Do dicharged ? 1 I D...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CORRESPONDENCE. BLAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

CORRESPONDENCE. BLAND. (From our own Correspondent.) There is very lit tlo to chronicle io tbe an nals of Bland Ibis week. Of course, I could stufTyour readers with snako anccdotes, surfeit thorn on monster melons and gigantic cucumbcrs, or make their teeth water by au eloquent and glowing description of our porplo and gushini; grapet, until, with me, Ibey longed to quaff.— ' A beaker full of the warm south, With beaded bubbles winking at tho bria^ And purple stained mouth ;' but, as I neither desiro to tetrify nor tantalize, I refrain from transcribing a whole host of tuch ilemr, leaving them, as' a kind of ' gleanings,' for tho small fry of colonial literature, whoso fingers are ever itching after printer's ink, to tho great terror of editort, typo-snatcliers, and devils. I do not oven hear of a boll in honour of the Duke of Edinburgh, although Mr. Clark's commodious dining-room nflbrds ample spaco for tho trippings of the ' light fantastic toe.' But our young bachelors tsehew the...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE RING IN AMERICA. W. PARKINSON AND THOMAS KELLY—DISGRACEFUL AFFAIR. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

THE RING IN AMERICA. W. PaBKINSOK AMD 'XlIOMAS KkLLT— DlB- oiucftroL Affaiu. From 4 Wilkie's Spirit of the Times ' of November 2nd wo extract tho following :— ' The fight betwoon William Parkinson and Tom Kelly for 1,200 dolt., which for some past has excited considerable interest in pugilistic circles, caino off on tbe morning of Tuesday, October 29, at Acquia Creek, Va. Parkinson is an Englishman, and was for merly a member, of tbe Birmingham Ring. Previous to this engagement he hud twice fought Kelly, a Now Brunswioker. Tho first affair was decided against him on a claim of foul blow— with scarcely good reason, we be lieve. In tbe second fight, in August latt, ho defeated Kclty easily. Since their last meeting there lias beeu considerable contro versy as to who was the best man. Mr. Wil liams, from Pottsville, Penn., decided tbe argument by stating that ho would match William Parkinson to fight William Kolly for 600 dots, Theso terms were acceded to by Kelly's friends, and articl...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
GRENFELL POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4. (Before the Police Magistrate.) ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A HORSE. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

QRENFELL POLICE . COURT. Tcmday, Feurcabt 4. (Beforo the Police Magistrate.) ILtCOAL r099B9Sl0X OF A JI0&9B. 1 eter Do 8. Body oppeared, on remand, to answer the charge of Being illegally in pos session of a horse,, which it wat alleged bo lonced to Frederick Elliott, a settUr living at Malivya Springe, some, seven miles from Grenfell. , . Mrs. Elliott, wife of complainant, on oath depotml that she kuow the hors.« outside the court as one belonging to her hutband, who owned a numter of horses. This horto was a dnrk clietnut, with a ttar ou forehead, branded CO hick to back. Stie latt taw tho horse iu quetlion about a month beforo Christmas. Did not tee it again till she saw^ it ridden up to their door bv Thomas Winter, about three weeks ago. [The witness then went outside the Court, and examined the horse.] She would swear to tho horse belKg her hutband's, eveu without the- braada. She knew it by its head,; It was a' remark-' able hone, and had been much used by the fcinOy. ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LOCAL NEWS. COURT OF REQUESTES. THURSDAY, FEB. 6. (Before the Police Magistrate.) [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 8 February 1868

LOCAL NEWS. COUET OF 11EQUE3TS. Tnrii8DAr, Fco. 0. (Beforo the Police Magistrate.) Willi.m Stewart T. — IW-Cl.ira £3 lOa^inge. fur working half almre for defend. »nt in » claim on Si. Patrick'. Hcef.— No appraranc. of defendant.— Verdict for plain, tiff for amount claimed and costs. Elizabeth Brady r. Mary Anne Jellit.— No appearance.— Dismissed. John Pilkingtoij v. John Chinnock.— Claim . for damage, .u.talned by defamatory .*.U8R0 used against ihe 'goodnamo' of Mrs. Chiunock by Elizabeth Pilkington, the wife of deftfudutU. — Postponed till next Court. Bjinuel Jackson v. Thomas Burnett.— Claim 15s., for a pair of shafts left by com plainant with llr. Bcnuett, tho blacksmith, for sale, which shafts wera purclm-edby de fendant from Bonnet!,— The Bench docidud that defendant, having received thesbafts from Mr. Bennett, he (defendant) having no know ledge of plaintiff in the trai taction, plaintiff should bavo sued Burnett.— Judgment ac cordingly ; plaintiff nonsuited. Thomas Alleu v. ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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THE STORY-TELLER. THE OLD KEEPER'S STORY. [Newspaper Article] — The Mining Record and Grenfell General Advertiser — 15 February 1868

THE STOltY-TELLER. THE OLD KEEPER'S STORY. (From Once-a*Wcek.) It was a quaint room in which I sat, but it was tho essenco of comfort. As I pulled at the stiff glass of whisky and water, and pufled my meerschaum, I felt excessively ., comfort able. I wus in no hurry to get my wet water* boots dried, which lay steaming on tho amplo hearth. My temporary host sat opnositoj a line athletic old man, wi:h snow-white hair and whiskers. The cut of his coat and tho wary look on his weather-beaten, honest, faco suf ficiently told tho cx.garoekeeper, hi\d not tho retriever pup at his feet and -the gun behind him added evidence. A flno specimen of his class, he was well-knit and activo oven at eighty years of age, aud with a frank cheery look in his eyes that told of straightforward truth and worth, I had been snipe-shooting on some marshes I rented of the ludv of tho manor, and having got soaked in a deep rivulet from a fall, had sought shelter in tho keeper's, cottago. To bo a sportsman was, ...

Publication Title: Mining Record And Grenfell General Advertiser, The
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