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  2. Coroner's Court.

    The City Coroner tin Monday morning held air inquest at his office concerning the death of a man named Peter Ryan, aged 32 years, who was found dead in Campbell-street last Saturday, by Constable ...

    Article : 1,003 words
  3. New Music.

    We hare received from Messrs. Nicholson and Ascherberg copies beautifully printed and artistically illustrated pieces of music, the one entitled "Lohengrin," by Giorza, and the other "She's every inch a ...

    Article : 77 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 910 words
  5. The Late Attempted Assassination.

    Through the energetic efforts of the detective police force some slight clue has been obtained as to the perpetrator of the dasterdly attempt on the life of Mr. H. C. Russell, the Government astronomer. ...

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    A west coast (N. Z.) paper says that at the lost sitting of the District Court, Reelton, two bankrupts, married men, applied for orders of discharge on the same day, and singular enough the "cause of ...

    Article : 98 words
  7. Presentation.

    On the 14th instant, the fellow-teachers and pupils of Miss Galbraith, at the Model Public School, Port-street, presented her with a splendid-gold watch and appendages on her promotion to the charge of the ...

    Article : 58 words
  8. Musical.

    The perseverance of Mr. Harry Gordon Gooch the young Australian basso, in the prosecution of his studies, and the cultivation of his voice at the Royal Academy of Music, London, has won for him one of ...

    Article : 146 words
  9. The Rabbit Nuisance in New Zealand.

    It was lately stated in the New Zealand House of Representatives by Mr. Larnach, that on 24 holdings in Southland during last year, no less year, on less than 1,059,000 rabbits were destroyed. On the same runs ...

    Article : 98 words
  10. Naval Brigade

    The quarterly inspection of this favourite Brigade took place on Saturday afternoon, and was in every way a perfect success. Four companies, numbering over 200, mustered in the Inner Domain, and ...

    Article : 66 words

    Much interest is felt as to the political situation here. People are anxious in anticipation of a collision between the two Houses, and a consequent dead-lock. Both Houses meet to-day, but the ...

    Article : 287 words
  12. French Communist Prisoners

    It will be Rome relief to the colonies in the immediate proximity of New Caledona to learn that the French Government is deporting convicts from that famous penal settlement to France. The transport ...

    Article : 135 words
  13. Poisoned by Mistake

    A man named James Wood, who is supposed to be a digger, and who has been staying at a boarding house in Charlotte-street, Brisbane, came by his death last night through having poison unintentionally ...

    Article : 147 words
  14. The Pan-Presbyterian Council.

    On the 10th July the first Pan-Presbyterian Council concluded its proceedings, and was dissolved. This Council met on the 3rd July, when service was held in St. Giles's Church, Edinburgh, and a sermon ...

    Article : 215 words
  15. A New Enterprise.

    As showing the work being done by the Northern Rabbit Meat-preserving Company, we may state (says the S. A. ADVERTISER) that they paid for 59,437 rabbits from the 1st to 31st August. They shipped ...

    Article : 129 words
  16. Charge of Conspiracy.

    A case was heard at a Court of inquiry, held at Young, before Mr. G. O. M'Clarke, Commissioner of Crown Lands. The evidence taken at the investigation (says the YASS COURIER) was of a remarkable ...

    Article : 166 words

    The official telegram we published yesterday fully confirms the news we received from our own correspondent last Wednesday evening. "After a continuous artillery engagement, unequalled modern times ...

    Article : 1,183 words
  18. Rev. Dr. Somerville on the Bible.

    The daily services conducted by the Rev. A. M. Somerville, D.D., in the Masonic Hall, at noon, and in the Exhibition Building in the evenings, have been attended by increasing numbers. From the ...

    Article : 276 words
  19. The Effect of the Stock Tax.

    The break up of the drought will have (says the ARGUS) a sensible influence in diminishing the productiveness of Mr. Berry's stock tax. As long as the country was bare of feed there was no alternative but ...

    Article : 141 words
  20. Serious Explosion at Deniliquin.

    During the afternoon performance of the Illusionists at the Town Half on Saturday last (reports the PASTORAL TIMES) an unexpected sensation was introduced, and one which might have led to serious ...

    Article : 252 words
  21. (From the Heralds Messages.)

    A conference of the Associated Colliery masters and officers of the Miners' Union was held on Saturday. The business transacted has not been made public, but it is generally understood that ...

    Article : 480 words
  22. Five Hundred Thousand Slaves Set Free.

    From a Mauritius correspondent, and from papers to hand by the mail, we learn that an event of great importance has recently taken place in Madagascar. The spirit of freedom has extended to that ...

    Article : 188 words
  23. Amusements

    THRETRE ROYAL.—An immense assemblage attended on Saturday night, on the occasion of the production of Offenbach's opera bouffe, "Madame L'Arcbiduc,"by the Soldene company. The usual demonstrations of ...

    Article : 816 words
  24. The Slanders on Sydney Society.

    In our issue on Saturday we published two brief' extracts from the speech in London of the Rev. slanderer, Pritchard. We now learn from the EUROPEAN MAIL that our watchful Agent General. ...

    Article : 535 words
  25. A Prisoner Robs a Judge.

    The Hobart Town Mercury, of the 10th instant, reports the capture of George Fisher, who, with three other prisoners escaped from gaol on the 30th August, after adding another serious offence to his long list of ...

    Article : 224 words
  26. Advertising

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    Advertising : 38 words
  27. Insolvency Court.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 295 words
  28. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 301 words
  29. A Bank Robbed by its Manager.

    At the resident magistrate's court at Kumara, N.Z., Hogg, the agent in charge of the Bank of New South Wales, was examined before the magistrate on the 30th ultimo. The evidence showed that the ...

    Article : 210 words

    SIR.—A lette signed by Mr. Church, Manager of the Australian Mutual Fire Society, appeared in your Thursday's issue, 13thg instant, and as Mr. Church wishes those intereted in such matters to know both sides of this case, and as he has ...

    Article : 464 words

    The combardment of Plevna commenced at dawn on Friday, the 7th instant, the Russian troops being everywhere in position with storming parties ready on the extreme left. The corps under ...

    Article : 390 words
  32. Torpedo Experiments.

    A series of successful torpedo experiments were conducted in Middle Harbour, near the Spit, on Saturday afternoon, by Mr. E.C. Crackneil, Captain of the Torpedo Corps, in the presence of ...

    Article : 277 words
  33. SEPTEMBER 18.

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  34. Engineering Association.

    The usual monthly meeting of the Engineering Association of New South Wales, was held at the School of Arts on Thursday last, Mr. S. Davidson being in the chair. Mr. Frederick Walsh and Mr. D. ...

    Article : 127 words
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    THE Legislative Assembly is meeting again this afternoon, after a month's adjournment, amid no sanguine hopes of any good they can achieve for the country before the termination of the present ...

    Article : 681 words
  36. A Case of Terrible Suffering.

    Our Armidale correspondent, under date September 14, writes:— A terrible tale of prolonged suffering has just reached us from the Walcha district. A man named Terence Down. ...

    Article : 294 words
  37. To the Editor.

    SIR.—Travelling by omnibus is not at any time a pleasant thing for ladies, but lately, to my own knowledge, ladies have had to put up with insult as well as inconvenience. To quote one instance out of the many. On Friday night ...

    Article : 188 words
  38. Fatal Occurrence.

    About half-past 8 on Saturday night, Joseph Gowenlock, aged 72 years, a blacksmith, win found by Jane Hadfield lying at the foot of the stairs, at his residence, at 37, Riley-street, Woolloomoobo ...

    Article : 119 words
  39. Newcastle Time Ball.

    A new time ball for the Custom-house, Newcastle, has just been completed by Messrs. Potter and Son, of Clarence-street. It is an ingenious contrivance, and creditable alike in workmanship and design. The ...

    Article : 116 words



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