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    These races took place on the Rand-wick course on Saturday last. The Weather was fine and cool, but The attendance was rather poor, not over 3000 ...

    Article : 1,247 words
  3. Want of Water.

    ABSENCE Of rain is once more causing much inconvenience to many householders in Newcastle and outside districts. In scores of instances tanks and wells ...

    Article : 70 words
  4. "A Neat Bowl Out."

    THE Western Champion has the following:—A pauper patient in the Tambo Hospital was discharged from that institution a month ago. He then obtained a ...

    Article : 171 words

    WARATAH (s.s.), 234, M'Auley, from Moreton Bay, 19th inst, Waratah coal, Company, agent. OMEO, barque, 789, Campbell, from ...

    Article : 105 words
  6. The Mails.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 233 words

    SYDNEY, Saturday.—The swimming match, over a 100 yards course, for£10 aside, between Ernie Cavill and J. J. Smith, in Lavender Bay, resulted in a ...

    Article : 182 words
  8. Police Court.

    A COUPLE of drunkards only figured before the local bench on Saturday. A seaman, named John Rennie, was sentenced to two months' for the deliberate theft of ...

    Article : 80 words
  9. DEPARTURES.—April 22.

    MARY WADLEY, schooner, for Napier. MATHIEU, barque, for Dunedin. NAUTILUS, barque, for Hobart. ANNE MELHUISH, barque, for Nelson. ...

    Article : 43 words
  10. An Interesting Combat.

    AN interesting marine tussle was witnessed on the local wharf on Friday afternoon, being nothing more nor less than a fight between a devil fish and a crab. ...

    Article : 174 words
  11. Improvement at the Dyke.

    SOME short time past Mr. Hickson, Resident Engineer for Harbours and Rivers, had his attention called to an inconvenience to passengers through the ...

    Article : 71 words

    BRITISH CONSUL, 1267, Phillips; No. 2 hydraulic crane, loading Wallsend coal for San Francisco. J. and A. Brown, agents ...

    Article : 542 words
  13. Stone Throwing.

    ON Saturday morning a young urchin narrowly escaped either killing or maiming a feeble old fellow, helping himself along with a stick near the Black ...

    Article : 78 words
  14. Intercolonial Intelligence.

    MELBOURNE, Friday.—The Bowing Association of Victoria have decided to send Mr. Arthur Fitts to compete in Sydney for the King Champagne Cup. Fitts is ...

    Article : 170 words
  15. Sad Accident at Inverell.

    A SAD accident happened on Tuesday morning to a young woman named Susannah Guyer. She has lately been engaged as a domestic servant at Mr. G. ...

    Article : 207 words
  16. An Addition.

    A HANDSOME, modernly-adapted, two-wheeled State hand-carriage arrived in Newcastle on Friday, and is at present at the police station, awaiting the first call ...

    Article : 93 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 78 words
  18. Maitland Show.

    ADVERTISEMENT in another column given particulars in connection with the Maitland annual show, which will be held on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. The ...

    Article : 94 words

    McL.—Fair play is bonnie play. Besides, you ought to know, by this time, that a newspaper office is not supposed to be a barrister's chambers. Take sound legal advice; there's ...

    Article : 90 words
  20. Murderous Attack.

    BRISBANE, Friday.—A murderous assault by David Gillespie Elliott, formerly of the Customs department, on his father-in-law, Captain Cooper, was committed ...

    Article : 104 words
  21. Queensland Opals.

    THE Glasgow News says:—"Dr. Robertson, Renfrew, recently lectured to the members of the Geological Section of the Glasgow Philosophical Society on the ...

    Article : 182 words
  22. Maitland Circuit Court.

    THE last case for hearing before his Honor Sir Wm. Manning, was that of George Waight, charged with rape on a girl named Sarah Orame, aged nine years, ...

    Article : 91 words
  23. Amusements To-night.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 21 words
  24. The Australian Conspiracy Case.

    ADELAIDE, Saturday.—The hearing of the conspiracy case at the Supreme Court was continued yesterday. Directly after the court sat, Barker, Hicks, Dubarry, ...

    Article : 95 words
  25. Chinese Custom.

    A CHINESE fruit vendor, well-known to householders as a torment in soliciting custom in Wagga, states (says the Advertiser) that he has a wife and two children ...

    Article : 114 words

    THE word "Hurrah" is pure Slavenion, and is commonly heard from the coast of Dalmatia to Berhing's Straits, when any of the population living ...

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    THE Fiji Times says that the Colonial Sugar Refining Company have authorised the recruiting agents in their vessels to offer £6 per annum to any good men who ...

    Article : 73 words
  28. A Youthful Explorer.

    THE police at the Pine River Station report to the Queensland Commissioner of Police that a child twenty months old, a son of Richard Raymond, farmer on ...

    Article : 197 words

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 124 words
  30. The "Bulletin" Proprietors.

    THE Daily Telegraph of Saturday, says:—"Messrs. Haynes and Archibald were released from their "dungeon cell" yesterday, after a seven weeks sojourn at ...

    Article : 123 words
  31. The High Price of Carriage.

    LOADING is very scarce for the Northern towns, particularly for Armidale. Corn is 7s in Tamworth, and 8s, 0s, and 10s a bushel along the road—hence the high ...

    Article : 82 words
  32. Despatch of Mails.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 79 words
  33. Bathing Sheds.

    A COUPLE of six-roomed substantially, built bathing sheds have been at length erected on the Newcastle bench, so that both ladies and gentlemen can now ...

    Article : 75 words
  34. Night-School for Hamilton.

    We have been handed the following letter, which speaks for itself:—"Department of Public Instruction, Sydney, 17th April, 1882. Sir,—With reference to the ...

    Article : 215 words
  35. Camel Races.

    IN the interior of Australia, camels have for a time past been used as beasts of burden. The Australian, however, is not only a good man of business, but a keep ...

    Article : 193 words

    LONDON, April 20.—A scene occurred in the House of Commons last night. In the course of an irregular discussion on the conduct of the police in Ireland, in ...

    Article : 87 words
  37. Diamonds for the Drills.

    THE consumption of black diamonds in connection with the Government diamond drills is found to be very large. As some difficulty has been experienced in ...

    Article : 146 words
  38. Advertising

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    Advertising : 293 words
  39. Miscellaneous.

    LONDON, April 21.—King Theban, of Burmab, has massacred his inferior wife, two half sisters, his Chancellor of the Exchequer, and 50 nobles. ...

    Article : 99 words



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