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  2. SHIPPING.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 897 words
  3. Deputations to the Wesleyan Conference.

    AN open session of the Wesleyan Conference was held last evening in the York [?] Church. There was a large number of ladies present. The object of the meeting was to receive deputations of ministers ...

    Article : 492 words
  4. Anniversary Day.

    TO-DAY, the eighty-ninth anniversary of the foundation of the colony, has been observed as a general holiday. The banks and the principal business places of the city, together with the shipping, were decorated with flags, ...

    Article : 1,056 words
  5. TELEGRAMS THIS DAY.

    The Hon. William Forster, Agent-General of New South Wales, read a paper yesterday at the Colonial Institute upon the fallacies of "Federation of the British Colonies." Mr. Denistown ...

    Article : 125 words
  6. JANUARY 26.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 44 words
  7. NEWS OF THE DAY.

    It is difficult to keep pace with the whims find pranks and caprice of our representative chamber by any activity of attention. Let any one turn to the report of yesterday's proceedings in the Legislative ...

    Article : 483 words
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    WHILE we are celebrating the anniversary of the first settlement of British colonists upon the shores of Australia, the question naturally arises,—will not the celebrations of other days, which have ...

    Article : 805 words
  9. MAYTOWN (PALMER RIVER).

    The escort left yesterday with 6724 ounces gold. The quantity consigned to the Queensland National Bank is 1826 ounces; Bank of New South Wales, 3179 ounces; Australian Joint Stock Bank, 1721 ...

    Article : 40 words
  10. MOLONG.

    1070 acres of Crown lands were conditionally purchased at the Land Office to-day. ...

    Article : 17 words
  11. DUBBO.

    The weather is dry and hot, and rain is badly wanted. It is decided to hold the annual races on the 24th and 25th May. The two handicaps are fixed at ...

    Article : 50 words
  12. QUEANBEYAN.

    Mr. Cheeseman, innkeeper, of Gundaroo, brought a man named Charles Cooke into Queanbeyan at one o'clock this morning, intending to place him is the Hospital. Cooke expired at Rolfe's Hotel ...

    Article : 57 words
  13. Intercolonial Hand-ball Match

    A meeting in connection with the return hand-ball match with Victoria was held at Mr. P. E. Larkin's Prince of Wales Hotel, George-street, on Wednesday evening. It appeared from the statements ...

    Article : 150 words
  14. Small-Pox.

    The cases of small-pox on board the " Faraway" have, as we anticipated yesterday, proved very serious, and, in one case, fatal. Late last night the younger girl Holden succumbed to the disease, and Dr. Morgan, ...

    Article : 144 words
  15. BRISBANE.

    The Colonial Treasurer left by the City of Brisbane to-day, to attend the Cable Conference. It is held that if Sydney requires the Torres Straits Mail Service under the present contract, ...

    Article : 174 words
  16. Central Police Court.

    At the Central Police Court yesterday, eleven persons were punished for drunkenness, one of these (Ellen Pavey) being fined, in addition, 40s, with the alternative of a month's imprisonment, for using ...

    Article : 227 words
  17. Serious Accident.

    While two boys, named James Dever and Cornelius Lawrence West, were amusing themselves on the edge of the steep rocks facing Trinity Church, near the Argyle Cut, at 8 o'clock last eight, they somehow lost ...

    Article : 96 words
  18. Glen Innes Races.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 217 words
  19. The Cable Conference.

    The first meeting of the Conference respecting the duplicate telegraph cable between the Australian colonies and Europe was held at the Colonial Secretary's office yesterday afternoon, for the purpose of ...

    Article : 114 words
  20. MELBOURNE.

    A number of practical wool daggers have formed a union. A block of buildings in Bourke-street, situate above the Opera House, was sold privately, ...

    Article : 104 words
  21. Amusements.

    Last night East Lynne was performed in presence of a moderately full house, but East Lynne has been performed in Sydney to many times that the only novelty is in the cast of characters, which, ...

    Article : 775 words
  22. The New Customs Regulation Bill

    Speaking of the new Customs Regulation Bill now before the Parliament of New South Wales, the Melbourne Argus expresses the opinion that the measure is one which appears to command the approbation ...

    Article : 115 words
  23. Walgett Races.

    OUR annual races came off on Tuesday and Wednesday. All the hotels crowded, and sleeping room on the verandahs at a premium. Better provisions will have to be made for the accomodation of the visitors at future gatherings as regards food ...

    Article : 417 words
  24. Mysterious Disappearance.

    A Mr. R. Campbell, from the neighbourhood of Geelong, whilst suffering from sunstroke, took his passage in the Macedon, from Melbourne to Sydney, on the 8th instant. The vessel arrived at Sydney on the 11th, ...

    Article : 232 words
  25. Anniversary Regatta.

    THE regatta to celebrate the anniversary of the colony took place to-day, off Spring Cove. The fine steamship Nemesis was the flagship of the day, and was well patronised with spectators, the weather being fine, with ...

    Article : 147 words
  26. BOMBALA.

    At the Imperial Hotel, last evening, a number of gentlemen gave a complimentary banquet to Mr. Henry Kesterton, on his return from Europe. The affair was a great success. ...

    Article : 35 words
  27. CARCOAR.

    Mr. John Connolly, a poundkeeper, of Blaney, was found dead in his bead this morning. The weather continues very hot and dry. There is an abundant harvest. ...

    Article : 29 words
  28. NEWCASTLE.

    A seam of coal, 12 feet thick, has been struck at 250 feet, on Messrs. Pope, Hardie. and Co.'s estate at New Wallsend, Cathrine Hill Bay. ...

    Article : 28 words
  29. The True Man.

    HE is above a mean thing. He cannot stoop to mean fraud. He invades no secrets in the keeping of another. He betrays no secrets confined to his own keeping. He never struts in borrowed plumage. He never ...

    Article : 460 words
  30. BRISBANE.

    Rains have been pretty general. Five inches have fallen at Charleville. The waters in the Warrego River are running a banker. ...

    Article : 23 words
  31. Advertising

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    Advertising : 450 words
  32. Extraordinary Mining Accident.

    An accident of a peculiar nature took place at Eaglehawk on Friday last (says the Bendigo Advertiser) at the mine of the Prince Alice Company. Snob's Hill. The hauling at this mine is done by means of a ...

    Article : 454 words
  33. MELBOURNE.

    Another fire occurred at Sandhurst last night, making the thirteenth lire since the first of the month. A little boy fell down a shaft 100 feat deep, near ...

    Article : 202 words
  34. Advertising

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    Advertising : 290 words
  35. HOBART TOWN.

    In the Assembly last night, Mr. Douglas moved that the advice tendered by Ministers to the Governor, which led to the release of the prisoner Louisa Hunt, was improper and tended to subvert ...

    Article : 72 words
  36. ADELAIDE.

    The trial of the American gang-plough was not particularly successful, owing to the dryness of the ground. The Governor's [?] and Lady Musgrave's ...

    Article : 69 words
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