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  2. News of the Day.

    The labours of the Royal Commissioners Inquiry, into the state and management of Berrima G[?] have not yet terminated. It is understood, however that their proceedings will shortly close, and their report ...

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  3. Committal for Forgery.

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—Frederick Anderson, a well known publican here, has been committed for trial for forgery. ...

    Article : 22 words
  4. Advertising

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    Advertising : 7 words
  5. Latest Telegrams.

    EAST MAITLAND, Tuesday,—At the Quarter Sessions, Hugh Gribbon, for inflicting, [?]odily harm on his wife, was found guilty, but recommended to mercy; sentence eighteen months. John charges of cattle stealing, got three years' hard labour in Darlinghurst for each, sentences concurrent, Charles Hessin, obtaining money under false pretences, was found guilty, two months. ...

    Article : 79 words
  6. Cable Messages.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 225 words
  7. Notes on Current Events.

    Mr. Leary's ill-judged attack on the Council of Education [?]tated a reply by the able president of that body, and the reply delivered yesterday in the Legislative Council was in the main ...

    Article : 749 words
  8. Shipping

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 636 words
  9. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 168 words
  10. Bank Appointment.—Miners Wages Reduced.

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday.—Mr. H. D. O'Halloran, for many years manager of the National Bank, at Port Adelaide, has been appointed manager of the Commercial Bank, South Australia.—The copper ...

    Article : 56 words
  11. Alleged Manslaughter.

    In the absence of the City Coroner W.T. Pinn[?] Esq., J. P. opened a magisterial inquiry on Saturday last, into the circumstances attendant upon the demise from alleged violence of one Patrick Hall. ...

    Article : 80 words
  12. South Australian.—Political.

    ADELAIDE, Wednesday.—The Legislative Council elections took place yesterday. So far as known, the returns indicate the probable return of Messrs. Henry Scott, Ingleby, Hodgkiss, and Dr. ...

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  13. Dr. Hayley's Funeral.

    GOULBURN, Tuesday.—The funeral was a grand tribute of respect to the lamented gentleman Over 2000 persons were present from all parts of the district, and representing all sections. ...

    Article : 55 words
  14. Royal Society—Microscopical.

    The monthly meeting of the members of the microscopical section of the N. s. Wales Royal Society was held in the Society's rooms, Elizabeth-street, on Monday last. There was no formal ...

    Article : 86 words
  15. Important Meetings at Yass

    YASS, Tuesday.—At the meeting of stockowners held here, Mr. A. J. Cunningham moved that the ear marks, as proposed. by the Chief Inspector, would be utterly impracticable, if carried out ...

    Article : 181 words
  16. The Cable Duplication and the Press.

    Among the objections raised in the Legislative Council against the present Government, was the failure of the negotiations for the duplication of the cable, and that consideration for the interests of the ...

    Article : 108 words
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    THE opening of the session of Parliament, yesterday, was marked by no incident of unfavourable character. Of course, the programme set forth by the Ministers in the Governor's speech, the ...

    Article : 832 words
  18. Turkey and Greece.

    Germany proposes a common action between the Powers, with a view to make the Porte carry out the whole of the Treaty stipulations. Neither England nor Italy has jet replied. The others ...

    Article : 150 words
  19. Locomotives for the Government.

    The ship Assaye, Captain M[?]Ritchie, from London, brought to the port the largest consignment of heavy machinery that has ever come [?] one vessel, comprising twelve powerful locomotives and tenders. ...

    Article : 152 words
  20. Heavy Rain on the Darling.

    BREWARRINA, Wednesday.—It commenced raining on Monday, and has continued showery ever since, and there are appearances of a continuance. The rainfall is five inches. The creeks are rising ...

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  21. Splendid Rainfall at Bourke.

    BOURNE, Wednesday.—The best rain we have had for fifty-four months has fallen yesterday and today. the amount of the fall is [?]76. River rising, navigation certain. ...

    Article : 32 words
  22. Coaching Arrangements.—Tea Shipments, &c.

    BRISBANE, Wednesday.—News from Surat states that Cobb und Co, have bought the line [?] St. George, and started running yesterday.—The Brisbane has 800 chests, 1200 half-chests, and 1000 ...

    Article : 72 words
  23. Evington Estate.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 163 words
  24. The Cairnbulg.

    The dismasted ship, Cairnbulg, has been placed alongside Smith's Wharf, and was yesterday an object of interest to a large number of spectators. The extraordinary feature of the disaster is that the hull ...

    Article : 112 words
  25. Latest Queensland Mining.

    GYMPIE, Wednesday.—A crushing of 295 tons of stone from the Monkland claim gave a return of 316oz of gold, and 66 tons from No. 5 South Lady Mary 314oz. Eight tons from No. 1 North Lady ...

    Article : 105 words
  26. Commercial.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 615 words
  27. Alleged Fraudulent Preference.

    The adjourned certificate meeting in the insolvent estate of Charles Clark was held yesterday in the Insolvent Court, Mr. Ryan appeared in support of the applications, and Mr. De [?] appeared for De ...

    Article : 118 words
  28. Arrival of the Brisbane (s.) with Tea.

    COOKTOWN, Tuesday.—The Brisbane, steamer, from Hongkong direct, was sighted at 1 o'clock to-day, and entered soon after. She has a full cargo of teas for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. ...

    Article : 82 words
  29. Mr. William Andrews.

    Members of the theatrical profession and all theatre-going people will, we are sure, hear with regret that Mr. William Andrews, the favourite comedian, who has delighted many an audience with ...

    Article : 275 words
  30. Brief Mention.

    Four miners bought Randwick gates for £1007. They expected to make £500; but instead, lost nearly £600. On Friday three persons were in the Leger Stand; while to clear himself, the lessee should have ...

    Article : 425 words
  31. Anxiety about the Ellangowan.

    COOKTOWN, Wednesday.—Thereds no sign of the missing steamer Ellangowan, expected from New Games, and now several days overdue. The weather has been very stormy, and the may have ...

    Article : 35 words
  32. Ashfield Cricket Club.

    The annual general meeting of this club [?] place in the Municipal Council Chambers last-evening, 10th instant, W. Mills, Esq., in the chair. The usual report was unanimously adopted. It stated ...

    Article : 195 words
  33. The Palmer River Rush.

    COOKTOWN, Wednesday.—A late arrival from Lukinville reports an extension of the gold-field, All were averaging two and three dwts. to half-ounce per day per man. Weather very close and ...

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  34. The North Coast Search Party.

    COOKTOWN, Wednesday.—The pilot boat, with Purdie and search party, have arrived here in tow of the Brisbane. The officer reports having searched for the missing woman along the coast ...

    Article : 104 words
  35. The Unitarian Church.

    The annual meeting of members of the Unitarian Church was held on Monday evening at the Temperance Hall, Pitt-street. There was a large attendance of ladies and gentlemen adherents of ...

    Article : 343 words
  36. Important Eastern Telegrams.

    COOKTOWN, Wednesday.—The Brisbane brings the latest files. The following are the principal items:— ...

    Article : 23 words
  37. Calico Ball.

    A grand fancy dress calico ball was given in the Guild Hall last night in aid of the School of Industry, and was in every way successful—except perhaps, that there was scarcely enough room for dancing. ...

    Article : 471 words

    The Customs' revenue at Manilla for July, was £21.236. Owing to the development of trade with Australia, there is a revival in the prospects of the whole archipelago. ...

    Article : 33 words
  39. Victorian Political.

    MELBOURNE, Tuesday.—In the Assembly the Loan Bill will not be considered until to-morrow, or next day. The amount is fixed at five millions. The debentures will run for twenty-five years, and ...

    Article : 110 words

    An earthquake shock was experienced throughout the Philippines, on the 3rd August. It took a horizontal movement, and was severely felt. ...

    Article : 25 words
  41. Serious Assault Case.

    William Ravey, labourer, was brought up at the Central Police Court to-day, charged with cutting and wounding a man named Beresford, now a patient at the Infirmary. The parties had been living in the ...

    Article : 91 words

    On the 24th July, evening, a band of armed natives entered the house of two Australian gentlemen engaged at Tooth's yengarle Refinery, and attacked them. One was severely wounded on the ...

    Article : 102 words
  43. The Pentecost Island Massacre.

    With respect to the massacre at Pente[?] Island telegraphed as yesterday, it appears the affair was perpetrated by ambush natives, when the crew of the May Queen had May Queen had landed for water. The bo[?] ...

    Article : 57 words
  44. Magisterial Neglect—Murrurundi Hospital.

    MURRURUNDI, Wednesday.—Owing to the absence of magistrates at the court yesterday. although a full bench was summoned, the principal portion of the business had to be ...

    Article : 163 words
  45. The Town Hall.

    Apart from the incipient proposal of the Sydney Musical Union. their objects having not yet been defined, a movement has found favour in the city for the re-issue by the corporation ...

    Article : 114 words
  46. Sad Career of a Sydney Scholar.

    We learn from a Launceston journal that there died in the hospital of that town on the 16th May last. one who had given much unfulfilled promise. Mr. Arthur Macdonald Ritchie claimed to be of the ...

    Article : 316 words

    A powder magazine at Visean has exploded, but there was fortunately no loss of life. Much property was injured. ...

    Article : 24 words
  48. Railway to Molong.

    Mr. Kennedy, C.E., of the Railway Department reached Molong on Saturday night, for the purpose of making a trial survey of the railway from [?] to Parkes, via Molong. This affords much satisfaction ...

    Article : 75 words
  49. Death in Darlinghurst Gaol.

    The City Coroner, this morning, held an inquest at the debtors' prison of Darlinghurst Gaol, concerning the death of a confinee named Thomas Porter, who died in the gaol hospital from nervous exhaustion. ...

    Article : 291 words

    The Corregidor has issued an order against the over-crowding of Chinese in Manilla. In future forty cubic feet is to be allowed each Chinaman in any house occupied by Chinese. ...

    Article : 34 words
  51. Water Supply at Wallsend.

    Dr. Bowker during the discussion on the address in reply to the Governor's Speech, appealed to the Government to give the House more definite information of their intentions as to water supply for different ...

    Article : 219 words
  52. A General Rainfall.

    From all appearances another period of wet weather has again set in throughout the o[?] Rain commenced shortly after 8 o'clock last evening and continued steadily all through the night and a great ...

    Article : 121 words

    The latest news from Fow Chow, states that the missionary troubles at King Ming Fu continue, and that further disturbances are expected. A threatened attack is made on the ...

    Article : 178 words
  54. Adelaide General and Commercial.

    ADELAIDE, Monday.—The Rev. W. Bendell Stanford, M.A., from England, new headmaster of St. Paul's College, has arrived here.—Mr. Hare, the senior member of Parliament, is seriously ill. ...

    Article : 49 words
  55. Traces of Murdered Pioneers.

    ADELAIDE, Tuesday.—Frank Scarr and an exploring party from Blackall Queensland, are reported to have arrived at the [?] Creek Station, on the overland telegraph line. They ...

    Article : 71 words
  56. Advertising

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    Advertising : 56 words



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