A order to provide that as equal a.distribution
as may be nccessary, should take place of the Stores lately sent out for Barter. The Lieutenant GOVERNOR has given directions, that no Issue of them shall be made the ensuing Week except to the Officers, in order to afford all Persons who are desirous time to make their Applications.—But it must be understood, that no Requests will be complied where there is any reason to believe it is made by parties who will sell the Articles obtained. By Command of His Honor the Lieutenant Governor,
Alexander Riley, Secretary Head Quarters, Sydney.
Feb. 4, 1809.
From the Representation of the ACTING COM- MISSARY, the LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR, judging that it is absolutely requisite a Reduction should for the present take place in the Dry Provi- sions received by those victualled from His Ma- iesty's Stores, will be issued to each full Ra- tion, until further orders, Ten Pounds of Wheat, or Maize in proportion for any Part thereof.
By Command of His Honor the Lieutenant Governor,
Alexander Riley, Secretary. Head Quarters, Sydney,
Feb 1, 1809.
ALL Persons having Claims on Lieutenant Colonel JOHNSTON are requested to furnish the same immediately, as he intends shortly to leave the Colony.
I hereby authorise and empower Mr. Richard Fitzgerald to execute all Executions issuing from the Civil Courts, in the Districts of Neapean, Richmond, Hawkesbury, and Portland Head;— And all Constables and others are hereby required to be aiding and assisting the said Richard Fitz- gerald in the due execution of this authority, gran- ted by me,
Acting Provost Marshal. Commissary's Office, Jan. 28, 1809. HIS Majesty's Stores at Sydney will be opened
on Monday the 6th of February, 1809, for for the issue of the following Investment imported in the Sinclair; in Exchange for which Copper Coin or Wheat turned into His Majesty's Stores will be received, viz.
Buttons, gilt and plated, 1s. 3d. to 2s. 3d. per
Blue broad cloth, superfine, 28s. 6d. to 30s. 9d.
per yard.—Linen check 1s. 10½d. per yard. B. B. Blue 1s. 10½d. per lb.
Boots, blackstraps 37s. 6d.—Hessian 45s. per pair Cotton wick 4s. 6d. per lb. Copper Wire 4s. per lb. Duck 87s. 9d. per piece
Durauts of colours assorted 44s. 3d. to 53s. 3d.
Earthen-ware. Oval dishes 6d. to 5s. 3d. each
Flat plates and soup do. 3s. 9d. per dozen.—Small
do. 2s. 7½d. per do.—Smaller do. 2s. 3d. per do. Tureens and stands 9s. 9d. each.—Sauce tureens
2s. 7½d. each.—Sause boats 9d. each
Dishes and covers 3s. 9d. to 4s. 6d. per pair Sallad Dishes 1s. 6d. to 2s. 8d. per do. Baking dishes 7½d. to 1s. per pair
Fish drainers 1s. 6d. to 2s. 6d. each Butter tubs and stands 1s. 10½d. each Ewers and basons 2s. 7½d. each Chamber Vessels 1s.6d. each
Quart mugs 9d. each.—Pint do. 4½d. each.—Half
pint do. 2½d. each
Four jugs 1s. 3½d.
Egg cups 2½d. each
Cups and saucers 7s. 6d. per dozen.—Sugar dishes
9d. to 1s. each.—Tea pots 1s. to 1s 6d. each.— Milk pots 9d. to 1s. each Bowls 5½d. to 1s. 9d. per pair
Flannels 3s. 9d. to 5s. 9d. per yard Files 9½d. each
Frying pans 4s. 2½d. each
Crown glass 13s. 6d per table
Ditto in squares 12 inches by 10, 1s. 4½d.
per foot.—Ditto 10 by 8, 1s 3d. per do.— Ditto 8 by 6, 1s. per do. Handkerchiefs assorted, from 13½d. to 4s. 6d. each Men's hats 15s. to 19s. 6d. each.—Hatbands and
buckles 6d. each
Hair sieves 9d. to 2s. each
West India hoes 3s. 2d. each
Ivory combs 1s. 6d. each
Iron, flat and wquare 43s. per cwt. or 4½d. per lb.
—Iron pots 3d. to 3½d. per lb.—Iron saucepans 3s. 5d. each.—Do. fryingpans 4s. 2½d. each
Irish linen 2s. 1½d. to 4s. 4½d. per yard Milled lead 57s. 9d. per cwt. or 6½d. per lb. Stock locks 1s. 8d. each.—Padlocks 1s. 1½d. each
—Drawer lock 2s. 1d. each
Rose nails 6-penny 4s. 8d per 1000
Do 8-penny 6s. 2d. per do.
Do. 10-penny 7s. 6d per do.
Do. 16-penny 8s. 11d. per do. Do. 18-penny 9s. 8d. per do.
Do. 20-penny 10s. 8d. per do. Flat points 24 to 40 penny, 6d. per lb.
Paint oil—Linseed 6s. 9d. per gallon
Do. boiled 7s. 6d. per do. Paint (white) 21s. 9d. per Keg of 28 lbs. or 2½d.
per lb.— Ditto (black) 42s. per Keg or 4s. 6d.
Paint brushes 10½d. to 1s. 4½d. each Dusters 2s. 1½d. each
Sash-tools 5½d to 7½d. each
Pins 5s. per lb.—Rasps 1s. 6d. each
Silk shoe ties
Sewing silks 45s. to 75s. per lb.
Women's shoes, sealskin and jean 6s. per pair Ditto velvet 6s. 5d.—Kid 7s. 6d. per do. Men's shoes 8s. 3d. to 11s. 3d. per pair Solder 1s. 6d. per lb.
Yellow soap 1s. 2d. per lb.
Scythes 4s. 6d. each.—Sickles 1s. 7d. each
Shoe brushes 1s. 6d. each
Sea hooks 4d. to 1s. 2d. per dozen
Pit saws with tillers and boxes 48s. each
Cros cut do. 34s. 6d. to 42. 9d. each.—Hand do. 92. 9d. each Scissars 1s. 9d. per pair
Spades 4s. 10d. each
Twist 63s. to 72s. per lb. Tin 11d. per sheet
Thread 5s. to 8s. 9d. per lb.
Wire sieves 6s. to 9s. 9d. each Cast iron weights 21s. per set.
By Command of His Honor the Lieutenant Governor,
R. FITZ, Acting Commissary.
STOLEN. A few days since from the House of E. WILLS, A COPPER TEA-ETTLE,—Any person giving such information as may lead to conviction will
receive from the said E. Wills a Reward of
TEN GUINEAS. MR. WILTSHIRE requests those persons whom
he holds Promissory Notes upon, and which have been over due a considerable time, that they will immediately on this Notice discharge the same, or he will be under the necessity of taking coer-
cive means to enforce the payment thereof. As also those who stand indebted to him, are requested to discharge the same without delay.
TO be sold by Private Contract, Four Collections
of Botanical Seeds.—Applications to be made at No. 17, Back Row East.
THE undermentioned Letters are now in the
hands of G. Dowling, Hospital Wharf, and
will be delivered when called for :— William Taylor Wm. Tiernan (soldier) William Kennard Henry Parsons William Tozer William Cutford Robert Mason James Lavell
Edward Kimberly Rosamond Dales Peter M'Avoy Edw. Nichols (mariner) John Miles Benjamin Blackburne John Dargon Wm. Simpson (mariner)
M. Devereux (mariner) Patrick Hopkins William Long Thomas Mills Thos. Deedman (mariner) James Martin James Huttenborough George Whitaker Susannah Brelsford Michael Grant Edward Smith Mary Russell Emanuel Thomas Philip Marks
G. G. Brown James Fergusson Richard Clifton William Sherbord
Samuel Crafts John Hanson
§ * § Early application is requested to be made.
LYDIA MOSS, returned from England by the
Duke of Portland, begs to inform persons at whose request she took the charge of Letters or Messages to their Friends, that she has brought
Answers to all such, which she will be happy to communicate upon application at her Residence, at the back of Mr Reibie's Timber Yard.
The publisher begs leave to acquaint all per- sons transmitting Communications of the above kind that they are always inserted free of Expence.
NOTICE. IF Robert Ellis will apply at the House of Mr.
Landrin, Parramatta, he will receive advanta-
To be disposed of by Private contract, at Mr. McARTHUR's Farm, Parramatta; SEVERAL FLOCKS of CHOICE EWES and WEATHERS of the Spanish race;—A number of fine Cows, Heifers, Bulls and Oxen, of the English breed; Some valuable Brood Mares, Stallions, and Saddle Hor- ses.—The whole to be sold at low prices, for ready money only.
To be also Sold, a most desirable ESTATE, con- sisting Two thousand Acres, situate at the Seven Hills, contiguous to the Hawkesbury Road. If it be wished by the Purchaser, security will be taken on the Estate for two-thirds of the Pur-
To be LET,
For the Term of Three Years, with present Entry,
A Capital Fifty-Acre Farm at Prospect, belonging to John Warby; containing two fine paddocks of 2o acres inclosed; the whole well supplied with water, and equally admirably adapted both to stock and tillage.
Application to be made to the Proprietor, on the Premises or at No. 3, Upper Pitt's Row.
To be Sold by Private Contract,
A Capital Farm at the Nepean, the property of Edward Field, containg One Hundred Acres of Land, in praise of which too much cannot be said: Upwards of an acre is laid out in an orchard containing some of the best trees any where to be procured, of the Orange, Lemon, Peach, and other kinds; in addition to which there is a public Pound.
Those who may have a desire to treat for the same are requested to apply to the proprietor on the pre- mises, any day except Saturdays, when he may be seen at the Green Hills.