TACE ' QDEIAIN8
OP AIL KINDS,
from 1/9 upwards.
SERGES, 6-4 and 8-4 wide.
BRUSSELS CARPETS and BORDERS.
HOTTLED VELVET STAIR CARPETS,
2-4, 5-8, and 3-1 «ade.
AXMINSTER CARPETS and
HEARTH RUGS, COIR MATS, TOILET
FURNITURE o£ all Descriptions.
CUTLER'S DESKS. CARD TABLES, 25/.
Furnituro Repaired and Re-npliolstercd. Bair jMatti esses lie-mado. Carpets taken BPJ Cleaned, and lto-laid.
42 and 44 LIVERPOOL-STREET.
AVE YOU TRIED SWALLOW AND ARIELL'S LADIES' AFTERNOON
A Delicious, High-class Mixture.
COFFEE CREAMS, SHORTBREAD, CREAM AND FRUIT WAFERS.
Finest Quality the World can produce.
SWALLOW AND ARIELL'S
R. MILLER AND CO..
_Wholesale Agents._ O U T T E K - J> U T T E R.
Fresh Butter, lid. per lb.
Good Block Butter, 1/ per lb.
Prime Block Butter, 1/1 per lb. Choice Block Butter, 1/2 lb.
Famous Pineapplo Bacon, 71d. per lb., by the side. t
Crystal Jellies, Id. per packet,
bustard Powders, Id. per packet.
3cusdoip's Largo Id. Cakes Chocolate. Bensdorp's Loose Cocoa, 2/ per lb.
OPEN TILL 10 P.M. FRIDAY,
CLOSE 1 P.M. SATURDAY.
(V. M. MURDOCH AND CO.,
rriHE DESi' riioss
LADIES* FINE SHOES
SOFTENS AND PRESERVES THE
LliATliiiR, AND RESTORES COLOUR
JET "B~L ACE.
A. P. BURROWS AND MEEK.
Y^ O O D A_N
N D COAL.
NEWCASTLE COAL, 21/ per Ton.
All other Coals, Lowest Market Rate«.
We also have iho best stock ol' She-oak and Gum Wood in tho City.
All weighed over Corporation Weigh- bridge.
Tel. 379. Lower Macquario-streot.
WE STOCK SPRING TOOTH HAR-
ROWS, in nil sizes; Disc Har- rows, with extension frame, with or without pole, in all sizes; alto Big Tooth Harrows. Rollers, one and two horse sizes, pole or shafts. Cultivators, Winnowers, Portable Forges, etc
H. YOUNG AND CO.,
8 and 12 Murray-street. «.
PARSONS AND GEORGESON,
Have for Sale a Largo Stock of
CHAFF, STRAW, SEED POTATOES
of all kinds;
Direct from the Growers.
Corned Beof in new 1001b. casks, spe- cially packed. Tea in 51b., lOlb., and 201b.
HIGHEST AWARD AND PRIZE
MEDALS PHILADELPHIA EXHI BITION. 1878.
O A K E Y ' 8
Emory Cloth, Glass Paper. Black Lead.
A K 33 Y * S "WELLINGTON" BLACK LEAD.
Silversmith's Soap, cleaning plate.
JOHN OAKEY & SON'S LIMITED
BLACK LEAD MILLS. LONDON.
npHOS. MURIDGE, Doctor of Dental ?*. Surgery, has Retmnod from Mel- bourne, and has Resumed Dental Practice nt Peterson's Chambers, Maequarie-stroet. Opp. Old Post Office.
A LARGE STOCK of Nickel Watches,
8/0, 10/, 12/6, 15/. and 20/, at the Tas- manian Goldsmith, 60 Liverpool-street.
R. A. BLANCHARD. MINING NOTICES.
pIONEER TIN-MINING COMPANY.
A DIVIDEND of Six Shillings and Six- pence has been declared, and will be payablo on October l8.
Tho REGISTER will bo CLOSED from 15th to 18th, inclusive.
m_STUD._ fJIRl, HORSE, HOioPUR, will travel O through the Huon, Kingston, Ho- bart, and surrounding districts this sea- ton. Terms, as last year. Paddock pro rided at easy rates. H. L. T .TCHELOR.
-i stock. Huon. s
DILL OF BALE
IH E MERCURY OFFICE.
TASMANIA, EN FETE FOR THE
S.T.A. '& P.
Our capncious ivarchouso, with all its recent improvements, will be on fete for the Southern Tasmanian Agricultural and Pastoral Society's Show Days.- Re- cent shipments havo filled each depart- ment lo overflowing.
FULLY £65.000 WORTH OF BRIGHT NEW MERCHANDISE,
selected by our London buying staff, with all the success attending trained experi- ence, will be presented to tho'publio of Tasmania at prices which have made our
THE BUSIEST STORE IN ALL
Country visitors aro invited to inspect our establishment, and to make them- selves acquainted with the magnitude of our trading operations.
OUR COUNTRY ORDER BRANCH
-now considerably enlarged-is located in the basement of our premises, and is under the superintendence of a gontleman of ability, who is devoting all his time and attention to orders from our country constituents. Samples aro mailed to the country, and orders despatched same day as received. Wo pay freight or carriage to auy post-town in Tasmania on all par cols (furnishings excepted) exceeding the value of 20/.
THE BUSIEST STORE IN HOBART.
THE GREAT HALF-MASK
Never in the history of modern time has ah iuventión to amuse humanity boen bo splendidly successtul as has tho intro- duction by the -inventors of
This splendid novelty, brought out in London for the first time last Christ- mas, in a dozen different designs, was immediately accorded an immense recep- tion wherever introduced, hundreds ot repeat orders having to remain unfilled. The briginaüty of the idea, tho life-like appearance ot each design, and, above all, tho beauty and finish of tho highest class chromo printing combined to ac- complish this unique success. Since it was first introduced some 19 new subjects have been added, and a
GRANTED TO THE CLEVER
The masks wore used everywhere for Christmas and other merry parties and social gatherings of all kinds, and with immense success at WHIST DRIVES, causing on all occasions, at a minimum of expenditure, hearty laughtor, lun,
BALL AT THE
in London ih reported as the most bril- liant and amusing gathering ever con- gregated in that historic building. The masks fit round the head in the most natural manner, giving a wonderfully life-like appearance.
HAVE BEEN SOLD IN THE
Wo show these masks to-day in the following designs:
No. 1-The Motorist. No. 2-Indian Chief.
No. 3-Indian Chief. No. 4-Pierrot.
No. 5-Express Messonger. No. 6-Tyrolose Boy. No. 7-Coachman.
No. 8-Salvation Lass. No. 9-Granny.
No. 10-Alsatian Girl. No. 11-Dutch Girl.
No. 12-Cousin Kate.
No. 13-Tyrolese Girl.
No. 14-The Malo Motorist. No. 15-A Fair Motorist. No. 16-Jack Tar.
No. 17-The Gipsy Queen. No. l8-The Black Watch.
. No. 19-Kathleen Mavourneen
No. 20-The Counsel. No. 21-La Pierrette. No. 22-The Jester.
No. 23-La Jolie Pierrette. No. 24-A Court Beauty.
No. 25-A French Courtier. No. 26-A Fair Equestrian.
No. 27-The Winning Jockey. No. 28-The Geisha.
No. 29-A Chinese Mandarin. No. 30-The Harem Beauty. No. 31-A Turkish Pasha.
As our supply is limited, and as it is certain it cannot be I repeated betöre Christinas, early application is necessary iu order to prevent disappointment.
THE GREAT NOVELTY CA.TEBEHS..
H. J. MARSH &.C°
FOR SHOW REQUIREMENTS.
Horse Rugs. Horse Sheets. Body Rolléis. Surcingles. Entire Bridles. Headstalls.
Entire Leads. Martingales. Bridles. Bits. Spurt.
Stirrups. Uirtlis. Rosettes.
Body Brushes. Dandy. Brushes. Curry Combs. Mane Combs. Compo. Harness Polish.
Saddle Soap. Soft Soap. ' Embrocation. Fat Black. Saddles. Saddle Cloths.
HARNESS OF ALL KINDS.
ODD PARTS OF HARNESS.
LARGE ASSORTMENT OF RIDING
AND DRIVING WHIPS.
MTJKRAY and COLLINS STS.
PRESENTS. ßlBBY'S BlBBY'S
'Silver Souvenir Spoons, . 4/6. 5/8, 6/6, 7/6, 8/6 each. ' Back Combs & Hair Slides, , 1/0, 2/, 2/G, 3/0, to 20/ each Tasmanian Hat Pius, 9d,
1/, 1/6, and 2/ each.
Tasmanian Map Charms, \ 1/6,2/, 3/6, to 40/.
r Tasmanian Shell Spoons, \ 4/0,5/, 6/, 7/0, 8/6 each.
' Tasmanian Map Brooches, . 2/, to 40/ each.
Map Scarf Pins, 4/, 5/, and 6/ each.
Silver Initial Hat Pins, 1/6
Gents.' Silver Watches, 30/
40/, 55/, 05/, to 105/.
Lady's Silver Watches, 21/, '? 25/, 30/, 35/, etc.
Lady's Gold Watches, 50/,
55/, 65/, 75/, 90/, etc.
' Boy's Nickel Watches, 10/6
12/6, 15/, 20/.
Gold Brooches, 5/, 1
7/6, 8/6, to 100/:
Gold Curb Bangles, 27/6, 30/, 35/, 45/, 52/6, to 6/10/. Wedding Kings, 12/0, 17/6, 20/, 30/, to 50/.
Plain Baud Rings, 12/6, 15/ 20/, 25/.
ßlBBY'S BABY'S ßlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S ßlBBY'S BlBBY'S BABY'S ßlBBY'S BOBBY'S BABY'S ßlBBY'S BlBBY'S
BTBUV'Q / Engagement and Gem Rings
1J5D X Ö \ i5¡t to £20 each.
ßlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S BlBBY'S
"DTTiïîV'Q J Ai'ternóon Tea'Spoons, 8/6 J^JLJ3J3X ö^ por half-dozen.
ßlBBY'S "" ßlBBY'S
Silver and E.P. Match Boxes, Sov. Purses, etc.
Silver Pencils, Picks, Fruit Knives, Thimbles, Gold 'Choin Necklets, 12/6 to
, Mirrors and Purses.
'E.P. Ware, Best Quality,
for Wedding Presents.
Napkin Rings, 1/, 1/6, 2/, 2/6, 3/, 3/6, to 9/6.
Silver BroocheB, 1/6, 1/9, 2/, 2/3, 2/6, to 8/6 each.
Gold Bangles, 12/6, 15/, 20/, 25/, to £10.
Silver Links, 3/6, 4/, 4/6,
6/, 5/6, and 6/6 pair.
'Gold Links, 10/6, 14/6, 15/
16/6, 18/, to 45/ pair.
Lady's Silver Alberts, 8/6,
4/6, 5/6, to 20/ each,
Silver Photo Frames, 2/6,
3/6, 5/6, 7/6, to 40/.
Silver Puff Boxes, 2/fl, 3/6,
4/6, 5/6, to 27/6.
LEO H. BIBBY,
WATCHMAKER AND JEWELLER,
Mount Cygnet Cool. 17/ per Ton. Mount Nicholas Coal - 18/ per Ton. Cornwall Coal .?... 18/ per Ton. Sandfly Coal .... 20/ per Ton. Newcastle Coal. 21/ per Ton.
Dolivered wjthin the City Boundary at
the above prices for CASH.
A GOOD INVESTMENT
is to be mad» in
every day in the week.
Everything in JOINERY, DOORS, SASHES; abo HUON PINE all widths and thicknesses.
TIMBER and'JOINERY MERCHANTS,
Brisbane and Harrington sts.
P.S.-No connection- with the Timber Ring.
THE FOLLOWING BATTLESHIPS
AND CRUISERS of the UNITED
STATES NAVY-Now York, Columbia, Chicago, Newark, Monongahela, Detroit, Machias, Philadelphia, Oiegon, Minne- apolis, Portsmouth, Charleston, Texas, Essex, have been supplied with
MASON AND HAMLIN ORGANS.
Tho most DURABLE and BEST TONED
Organs in the world.
Write thom tor particulars.
RUGS, FURS, POST CARDS/ AND
THE LARGEST AND BEST ASSORT-
MENT IN TASMANIA.
Just Opened, a Beautitul Lot of Cards. Coloured, Embossed, Jewelled, Bass Re- lief Actresses. Latest Comics, and other Cards in Groat Variety.
92 Liverpool-fctieet, and 7 Murray-street.
DUjbi!, it., Commercial-rouU.
BUILDERS, CONTRACTORS, AND
CHEVERTON, W. H., Collins-street. STABB BUGS., Collins-street.
CHAMPION CYCLE AND MOTOR
L. LITTLECHILD, 45 Liverpool-street.
COACHBUILDERS AND GENERAL
MATHERS & GRUBfl, 255 Liverpool-at.
CABINETMAKERS & FURNISHERS. WHITESIDES & SON, 40, 42 Liverp'lwrt.
GASFITTERS, PLUMBERS, AND
BATES, W., 183 Elizabeth-street.
CANE, T. J. and CO., 60 Elizabeth-st. MARSH. H. J. and CO., Murray-street.
T. CHALKERS. 170 Elizabeth-st.. Hob't.
CAN NOW OFFER
SOME VERY SPECIAL PRICES IN
36 x If x 17, l8, and 19 gauge. 42 x 1| x 17. l8, and 19 gange. 42 x 14 x l8 gauge. 36 x 2 x 19 gauge.
BLACK AND GALVANISED AND
j BARB FENCING WIRE,
WIRE STAPLES, Etc.
CALL OR SEND FOR QUOTATIONS.
| NEW ' '
WHICH THEY ;
» If unable to call, we will be
pleased to send patterns, which aro now ready.
October 2, 1906. TENDERS FOR THE 'SUPPLY AND
DELIVERY OF TELEPHONES, MAGNETO' WALL SETS.
Attention is directed to a Notice ap- pearing ia the Commonwealth of Aus- tralia Gazette of 6th October, 1906 (a copy of which may bo seen at any official Post Office), inviting Tendera for the Supply of 9,000 Telephones, Magneto Wall Sots to this Dopaitment in Victoria.
RECORDER OF TITLES' OFFICE,
APPLICATIONS FOR GRANTS TO
. . LANDS. ? - -r , NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, jtluless Caveat be lodged with the Recorder pof Titles by some person having estate or interest in the Lands hereinafter de- scribed on or before the date in each case specified, Grants will issue for the same under the Heal Property Act. Plans may be inspected at tho above Office.
CITY OF HOBART.
0a. 2r. 117-10p.
Fronting on Argyle and Lefroy streets, and bounded by land belonging to Charles Foster, John and Martha Hall, Trustees of James Robertson's estate. William Wil- liams, Arthur E. Gordon, Charles Bur- rows, 'James W. Flood, Frances A. Par- tridge, Charles E. Collatz, and Isaac Johnson. Being part of land originally located to John Llewellyn Roberts, through whom, and through Judith Roberts, Robert Kerr, Askm Morrison, James Kcstall Buscombe, Benjamin Guy, John Blrzard, Stanley John Henry De La Hunt, George Henry Latham, Phillis Seal, Thomas Daniel Chapman, Henry Boase Tonkin, William Fisher, Thomas James Crouch, Joseph Andrews, Richard Wells Sargeant, Alexander George Web- ster, Charles Percy Davis, and Edward Phil'"p Wilson, The Hobart Mutual Per- manent Investment and Building So- ciety, and the Tasmanian Permanent Executors and Trustees Association. Limited, applicant now claims. GEORGE STANTON CROUCH. (Application No. 1143g.) Caveat must bo lodged on or before the 31st day of October, 1906.
Dated the- 2nd day of October, 1906.
_Recorder of Titles.
ECORDER OF TITLES' OFFICE
APPLICATIONS FOR CERTIFICATE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN thnt, unless Caveat bo lodged with the Re- corder of Titles by some person having estate or interest in the Lands herein- after described on or before the dates in eaah case specified, the same will be brought under the operation of the Roal Property Act. Plans of the Lands may be inspected at the above Office.
PARISH OF KINGBOROUGH, COUNTY OF BUCKINGHAM.
37a. 3r. 14p.
Fronting on Whitewater Creok, on the Main Road from Kingston to Hobart, on another road, and bounded by lands be- longing to Nathaniel Lucas, IS. A. Lucas, G. Lucas, J. and W. Firth, and the Cas- cade Brewery Co. Being-parts of 212 acres and 63a. 2r. Op. originally- granted to John Lucas. WALTER DERWENT MADDOCK. (Application No. 3343.) Caveat must be lodged on or before the 25th day of October, 1906.
Dated the 25th day of September, 1906. PARISH OF SCOTTSDALE, COUNTY
OF DORSET 101a. 0r. 0p.
Fronting on a reserved road, and bound- ed by lands belonging to Charles Pinnell, Arthur John Heazlewood, Christopher Heazlewood, Robert Tulloch, James Ran- son, William Lade, and - Webber. Being Lot 5053 originally granted to Jonas Cherry. WILLIAM SAMUEL CHERRY and JAMES STEWART CHERRY. (Ap- plication No. 3267.) Caveat must be lodged on or before the 31st day of Decem-
Dated the 2nd day of October, 1906.
Recorder of Titles.
MOUNT WELLINGTON AERIAL
NOTICE is hereby given that it is the intention of Arnold Wertheimer, of Bel- lerive, in Tasmania, to apply to the Par- liament of Tasmania during the session to be holden in the year one thousand nine hundred and six for leave to bring in a Bill, of which the following are the general objects, namely: -
1. To repeal "The Mount Wellington Aerial Railway Act, 1905." and to autho- rise the said Arnold Wertheimer or his assigns to construct an aerial or other system of railway from the Cascades, near Hobart, to the Pinnacle, Mount Wellington, instead of the railway autho- rised by the said Act from the Springs aforesaid to the Pinnacle, Mount Wel- lington.
2. To apply lo the said Bill all the provisions of "The Railways Clauses Con- solidation Act, 1901," which are capable of application thereto.
3. Generally to provide all things neces- sary to enable the aforesaid additional line to be constructed.
Dated this fourteenth day of Septem-
At this Season every Woman's heart is over/lowing with new ideas of Dress. She mu3t fit lier ideal becomingly. She must conform to the dictates of Fashion within the limitations of her purbe. In our collection ol fashionable Drees Goods there is something created especially for you. Every correct idea, e\ery new style thought, we've got them all, marked at pi ices that will tempt you by their lovv
Dainty Designs in Cotton Delaines, 5Jd per yard. Plenty checked and other de- signs in Fine Cotton Delaine. 7Jd, 8Jd per yard. Beautiful White Muslins in spot and scroll deigns, 5¿d, 6id, 7Jd, 9d, 10j¿ yaid. Handsome and dainty designs i" French and Organdie Muslins, 1/, 1/2, Hi yaid. Best quality Navy Spot Prints 6d, 7d yard. Pute Wool Delamo in the lat- est pattern», 1/4$, 1/6, 1/9 yaid.
MISS HALE will bo pleased to take orders, for making up any of tho above
You hear this everywhere, and it is perfectly true. If you want assured Glove satisfaction in fit and wear, pui chase your gloves from us, where Fowues and Morley'» newest styles are sbown, and where your money secures its utmost
The "Guaranteed" Glove.-Beautifully soft kid, and perfectly cut, every pair guaranteed, 2/11 per pair. Colours Black, Brown, Tan, Beavers, etc.
French Kid Gloves in all shades, 8/11, 4/6, 4/11, 6/6 pair. Suede Kid Gloves in latest shades, in two and four button, 2/11. 3'6, 8*11. 4/6 pair. Ladies' 4-Button Dagmar Dogskin Driving Gloves, 3/11 pair. Just unpacked one shipment of Fownes' colcbruted Fabric Glovos, 'in fine qualities, und new shades, somo very fashionable new long Glovos included in this shipment. Fownos' Fine Fabric Gloves, in White, Beaver, Grey, Fawn, Tan, and Black, 1/, 1/3, 1/8, 1/9, 2/, 2/3. 2/6 pair.
If you do us the honour of inspecting cur new Hats, you'll 6urely wonder how wo can sell such swell Hats at such low prices.
We are kept working at high pressure in our Millinery workroom. Kindly leave orders as early as possiblo, as wo will be simply rushed getting Show orders com- pleted.
G. KERR~& SONS
OW TO MAKE HENS MORE
It is easily done. By doubling the
Output of Eggs. i FOR THIS PURPOSE
We have, just landed a Shipment of
F. W. MANN'S GREEN
IN DIFFERENT DESIGNS.
STEAEN'S PATENT CLOVER
Keeps the Birds Healthy, and makes the
, Poultry Yard pay its way,
THE NATIONAL POULTRY
A little givon with the ordinary food for
a few weeks produces abundance
PRICE, 1/ Per Tin.
T. J. CANE &CO..
THE FARMERS' EMPORIUM,
p Ä Î N - T í Ñ Ü.
To those that are thinking of having their Houses dono up, tins is the time to get it done before the hot weather and dust get about. It ia cheaper now than later on, when Workmen aro scarce.
Get a price from
S. L. HUNTINGDON,
Painter, Etc., 127 Melville-street.
OBART CORPORATION WATER-
APPLICATIONS are invited, and will be received at This Office up to 11 a.m. on FRIDAY, the 19th instant, for the purchase of Debentures under The Ho- bart Water Loans Act, 1900," to the amount of Four Thousand One Hundred Pounds \,£4,100).
These Debentures will bear interest at Hie rate of 3£ per cent, per annum, pay- able half-yearly, and are redeemable on April 1, 1916.
W. A. BRAIN,
Town Work's Office, Town-hall,
October 6, 1906.
TENDERS ARE INVITED for the
ERECTION OF EXTENSIVE BUSINESS PREMISES in Liverpool and Argyle streets, Hobart, for MESSRS. A. G. WEBSTER AND SON.
Plans ready MONDAY, October 15.v
Full particular« obtainable at the offices ot tho Architects.
Intending Tenderers are requested to apply immediately.
Lowest or any Tender not necessarily accepted.
Tendéis Close November 1.
JOHN A. B. KOCH, F.R.V.I.A., Mel-
RUDOLPH KOCH, F.R.V.I.A.. Hobart. HUCKSON AND HUTCHISON, Ho- bart,
ARINE BOARD OF HOBAB!. TENDERS will bo received at this Office until Noon on TUESDAY. 23rd in- stant, lor tlio Construction of a DREDGE PUNT. All particulars to bo obtained from the Secretary.
A. E. RISBY,
Master Warden. Marine Board Office,
Hobart, October 11, 1906.
ATTLE HILL PUBLIC HALL. TENDERS aro invited for the erection (labour only) of the Public Hall in Wattle Hill. Plans and Specifications avail- able for inspection at Mrs. Jones's Shop, Wattle Hill, where Tender forms can be obtained. Tenders will close on October 24, 1906.
CHAS. A. BECKITT, Hon. Sec.
Save yourselves all worry in connection with the new Drainage scheme.
Send us the number of your property. We will do the rest.
Estimates given for Plumbing of every
Agents for Tylor and Sons' Sanitär}
Ware Baths, Lavatories, etc.. as sup-
plied to the Government« of Ta
and New South Wale«. T»l. No. 660.
E ARE OFFERING TO-DAY SOME VERY EXCEPTIONAL VALUE IN LADIES' AND CHILDREN'S
GLOVES AND HOSIERY.
To begin with, we have just opened a very nice line of Ladies' Cotton Gloves, three buttons, in Black, White, Grey, and Beaver, which we aro clearing at 6u a pair. .
Then we come to a very nice Lisle Glove, in Beaver, Greys, Black, and While, at 1/ pair.
Next comes a nice line of very fino Lisio Thread and Imitation Suede Gloves, in Beaver, White, Grey, at 1/6, 1/11. and
2/3 a pair. ,
Also a fine assortment of long Elbow Gloves, which are greatly in demand, both for street and evening wear.
We can give you very nice long Lace While Cotton Mitts at 1/ pair.
Also Black and White Silk Mitts, at 2/6 pair.
White and Cream Elbow Gloves, Lisle Thread, equal to 16-button, at 1/3, 1/9, and 2 6a pair.
Also a. splendid Washing Glove, in Beaver and Grey, at 1/9, 2/, and 2/3 a pair.
Long White Suedo Kid Gloves, at 4/6 and 4/11 pair.
Long Beaver Suedo Kid, extra soft, at 4/11 pair.
We have just opened a very scarce Uno in Long Black Gloves, Cotton and Imita- tion Suede, which wo are offering at 1/6 and 2/6 pair, with and without buttons.
A splendid assortment in Children s Fabric Gloves, in Beavers. Greys, Blacks, and White, from Gd to 1/3 a pair.
If you are wanting a pair of New Kid Gloves for the Show, the following are a few lines. We aro specially noted for be- ing the most reliable and cheapest glove house in Tasmania.
"The Silver Queen," in Black, White, Grey, and Beaver, two domes, and some 4 buttons, at 2/11 a pair. "The Monnier, ' a very nice washing Kid, in Beavers and Tan, 2 and 3 buttons, at 3/6 and 3/11 a pair. "The Corean," a beautiful soft Glove, in Black only, at 3/11. "The Pntti," a very soft washing Kid, in white only, 3/11 pair. "Tho Lénine," a wonder- ful Glove, m Beavers, Tan, Black, and Pastel shades, at 4/6 a pair. "The Eula- lie," a very pretty Glove, in Tan and Black, only 4/11 pair. A reliable Kid Glove in Children's, all sizes, Tan and Beaver, at 2/6 a pair.
Ladies' Black Cotton Hose, fast dye, at 4d, 4Jd, 6d, 9d, and 1/ pair. Ladies' and Children'« Ribbed Cotton Hose, fast dye, 6d puir. Ladies' Plain Black Lisle Thread H»=e, 1/3, 1/6, and 1/9 pair. We also havo a splendid assortment of La- dies' and Children's Cotton and Lisle Lace Hose, which aro so much in demand this spring. They run as follows: - Black and Tan, lace nnkles, from lOid, 1/, 1/3, 1/6, 1/9, 2/fi pair. All lace, 1/6, 1/9, and 2/ a pair. A special line of Ladies/ Black Lace Cashmere, 1/11 pair. Ladies' Plain and Ribbed Black Cash- mere Hose, all wool, seamless feet, at 1/, 1/3, 1/4, 1/6, 1/8, 1/9 2/, 2/6 pair. Boyal. Knicker, Ribbed, extra strong, from 1/3 to 2/3 pair. Children's Cashmere Sox, in Navy. Tan, and Black, from 4Jd to lOJd a pair. Children's í Cashmere Sox, m Navy. Tan, and Black, from lOld to 1/6 a pair. Children's Cream Mercerised Sox, all sizes, 1/ a pair. Children's Pure Silk Sox, all sizes, 2/3 a pair. Wo havo just opened a new lot of good Lace Cashmere 3 Sox. from size 4 to 8, in Cream and Tan, which run from 1/ to 1/6 a pair.
If you pay a visit to our Fancy Depart- ment you will be greatly pleased and surprised at our assortment of dainty Nockweair, namely. Puritan Collars, rang- ing from 4}d to 1/11. Embroidered Silk Puritan Collars, guaranteed to wash, all fast colours, 9d. Laco and Embroidery Plastrons, from 1/ to 7'6. Lace Ties for Neck wear, only 1/, 1/3, to 3/11. Cropo de Chene 'Pies, in newest ana most effec- tive shades, at 2/11, 3/6. 3/11. Largo Net
Lace and "Chiffon Shoulder Scarves. These are vory chic, and our prices will suit all pockets, 3/9, 3/11, 4/11, 5/11, to S/6. Lace Collarettes, in Net, Guipure, Muslin, and Lace, 1/6.. 2/6, to 8/6. Fancy Fronts and Vests, suitable for wearing with coats and skirts, 3/11, 4/6, 5/11, 7/6. Linen Collars, all the newest, shapes, in plain and fancy, at 74d, 9d. 10}d. 1/, 1/3. Tartan Ribbons, all the Clans, as worn with linen collars, 6d, 9d, lOJd, 1/. Long Lace Cuffs, in Paris and Creme, 2/6, 2/9, '2/11.
BEST & CO.
A MALGAMATION OF SCHOOLS. PRELIMINARY ANNOUNCEMENT.
At the end of the present year an amal- gamation will take place of the Hutchins School with the King's Grammar School, the old title of the Hutchins School being retained.
The Rev. J. S. Bryers, B.A. (honours), Cambridge, formerly a master of Rossatl School. Lancashire, England, and at pre- sent Rector of St. John's, Goulburn street. Hobart, has been appointed Head Master. Mr. Gurney will bo in charge of tho Lower School. Mr. Gower will take the Senior Mathematical work, and Mr. Brammall will assist in Classical work. Other masters will also be engaged at> required.
The Preparatory Class will be under the care el Miss N. Belstead. The Board- ers will ¿o -ia chargo of Mr. and Mrs. Gurney.
Further particulars will shortly be an- nounced to the PuTents of Boys in both Schools, and to others interested.
Visitor Hutchins School. E. I. GOWER,
G. ARTHUR GURNEY,
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