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  2. Classified Advertising

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    Advertising : 1,227 words
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    PARLIAMENT having now been more than four months in session, it may be interesting to our readers to know what progress has been made in the business of the country; we therefore ...

    Article : 1,666 words
  4. SUPREME COURT—IN BANCO.

    The Attorney-General and Mr. Hanson for the plaintiff, and Mr. Fenn for the defendant. The Attorney-General applied to have the rule obtained by him, to set aside an order obtained in chambers, to allow ...

    Article : 3,919 words
  5. [FROM OUR VICTORIAN CORRESPONDENT.] Melbourne, September 6. VICTORIA.

    Flour is firm, the best brands being quoted at £15. The exodus of diggers to Otago still continues. ...

    Article : 26 words
  6. EDUCATION.

    Sir—While the new Bill was before the House, I refrained from saying what I thought, and from doing what, had I not been an interested party, I should otherwise have done. ...

    Article : 514 words
  7. HIGHERCOMBE.

    Present—Messrs. Weir (Chairman), Gollop, and Reid. Letter from Crown Lands Office; £4 12s. 1d. allowed for medical aid to destitute poor. Clerk to inform Dr. Bosch. Clerk reported three copies of assessment ready. Ordered ...

    Article : 164 words
  8. NEW SOUTH WALES.

    The Land Bill has been introduced into the Council. The native "Harry" has confessed to two rapes and eleven robberies, besides the murder of Mrs. Mills. ...

    Article : 29 words
  9. TASMANIA.

    Flour £14 to £15. Strong opposition has been excited by the introduction of the Poor Law into the Assembly. ...

    Article : 20 words
  10. MYPONGA.

    Present—All the members. Ten chains of road between Haskett's Flat and Phillips's Corner to be cleared and repaired; Frederick Maslin allowed till October to open road. R. Polden fined 5s. for cutting a tree; ordered to clear it ...

    Article : 73 words
  11. A NEW DISCOVERY IN GAS.

    The invention of Mr. Webster, of the Ph[?]nix Chemical Works, Birmingham, is at the present moment creating considerable excitement amongst the analytical chemists and scientific men of that ...

    Article : 745 words
  12. WILLUNGA.

    Present—Messrs. Atkinson, Thomas, Bastian, and Marshall. Deputation from Meadows relative to a road. Council decided to visit the locality. Mr. Dowty's application for a dray-way to his house over ditch in the Church-road ...

    Article : 75 words
  13. CRAFERS.

    Present—Messrs. Arthur Hardy, Thomas Dixon, and John Milford. Mr. Geo. Davies resigned Councillorship, having left the district; accepted. Steps to be taken to fill the vacancies caused by Mr. Davies' resignation and Mr. ...

    Article : 99 words
  14. PORT ELLIOT AND GOOLWA.

    Present—Messrs. Sunman (Chairman), C. Price, M. Wardle, S. Trigg, and J. Allen. Clerk to call for tenders for various road repairs in the neighborhood of Goolwa. Port Elliot, Hindmarsh Valley, and Middleton. Mr. J. Manning's ...

    Article : 234 words
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    STUART'S HOUSES.—Considerable excitement prevailed in Adelaide on Friday morning, consequent upon a paragraph which appeared in our contemporary, stating that five horses belonging ...

    Article : 180 words
  16. DISTRICT COUNCILS ACT.

    Sir—As there is a Bill before the Houses to amend the above Act, would it not be advisable to introduce a clause repealing the present mode of electing members, and assimilating it to that in use for members of ...

    Article : 88 words
  17. NOTICES OF MOTION AND ORDERS OF THE DAY.

    NOTICE OF MOTION:— 1. Mr. DAVENPORT— To ask the Hon. the Chief Secretary what altered provisions the Government intend for the maintenance of the Scab ...

    Article : 1,281 words
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    MCKINLAY'S PARTY.—We are informed that, on the 29th of last month, Mr. McKinlay and party arrived at Arkaba, some 300 miles north, and about 25 miles from Wilpena pound. This ...

    Article : 46 words
  19. CORPORATION CONSOLIDATED BILL.

    Sir—As one much interested in the city, I have to express the great satisfaction the alterations made in the above Bill have given, particularly the reduction of members to seven. Now we shall have our business ...

    Article : 75 words
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    SOUTH AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY OF ARTS.—On reference to our advertising columns, it will be seen that the above Society intend to return to the month of October as the period for holding their annual exhibition ...

    Article : 1,228 words
  21. MOUNT PLEASANT ANNUAL PLOUGHING MATCH.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 605 words
  22. INSOLTENCY COURT.

    Final hearing. The insolvent was awarded a second-classs certificate. APPOINTMENTS. Hour. ...

    Article : 64 words
  23. POLICE COURT—ADELAIDE.

    REMOVING A FENCE.—Caroline Mason was charged with removing portion of a fence from the south portion of the Park Lands, on 29th August, the property of the Corporation of the City of Adelaide. Susan Etheridge, a little girl ...

    Article : 261 words
  24. THE RIFLE BUTT.

    Sir—Where is now the boasted superiority of rifles over artillery? Behold how quickly the Adelaide Regiment have been driven from the South Park Lands even into the swamps of Alberton, ...

    Article : 253 words
  25. STRATHALBYN.

    Present—Dr. Blue (Chairman), Messrs. Stark, Tuoker, and Sunter. Four tenders to repair bridge baok of Coleman's mill; J. Phillips's, £3 15s., accepted. Mr. Stark reported ford at New Hamburgh repaired; cost £2. Mr. ...

    Article : 193 words
  26. BRIGHTON.

    Present—Messrs. Hamilton (Chairraam), Filmer, Smith, and Waters. Letter frpra J. Teagle stating his inability to carry out contract for enlarging bridge, &c., O'Halloran Hill. Road near section 120, Sturt, to be repaired. Letter ...

    Article : 63 words
  27. DUST, OH!

    Sir—If you have had occasion to walk into King William-street during the last day or two, you will, no doubt, agree with me that the dust nuisance ought to be put an immediate stop to, and be led to ...

    Article : 197 words
  28. MITCHAM.

    Present—All the members. Application of Mr. John Kelly for deviation of road; Council resolved to take action, upon Mr. Kelly placing in their hands funds to defray expenses. Considine's tender for spreading metal on ...

    Article : 117 words
  29. ANGASTON.

    Present—Messrs. G. F. Angas (Chairman), Henry Holmes, and G. Schilling. Messrs. Clark and Crabb gave their award in arbitration cuses respecting claims made by Hon. G. F. Angas for compensation for land taken for roads five ...

    Article : 181 words
  30. CEDAR.

    Sir—I think it desirable that it should be generally known that for some time the trade have combined together to compel the importers of cedar to submit to a mode of measurement of the logs which is ...

    Article : 158 words
  31. PORT ADELAIDE CORPORATION.

    Present—His Worship the Mayor, Councillors Grosse, Parker, Menpes, and Butler. The Overseer's report was laid on the table and read, reporting on works now in hand. Several complaints ...

    Article : 158 words
  32. ECHUNGA.

    Present—Messrs. Bussell (Chairman), Hampton, Wittider, and Hill. Mr. Wittider reported that Mr. Wigley had offered £4 per acre for a sectional road at Grunthal; to be accepted, Chairman and Clerk to see Mr. Wigley. Letter ...

    Article : 105 words
  33. INSECT SAVAGES.

    Sir—Will you oblige me by giving this a place in your paper for public information. Myriads of insects have invaded the neighborhood of the Bremer and Alexandrina, accompanied by ...

    Article : 123 words
  34. TALUNGA.

    Present—Messrs. Henry Dawson (Chairman), J. Thyer, C. R. Hoffmann, and Kichard Gillard. Letter from Onkaparinga Couucil, relative to road Sections 5106 and 5107; to be complied with. From W. Eichner, respecting road ...

    Article : 197 words
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    ATTEMPTED SUICIDE.—On Saturday evening last, Mrs. Bell, of Salisbury, attempted suicide by cutting her throat with a razor. She inflicted a severe gash, cuttinir into the trachea, and fears were at first ...

    Article : 57 words
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    THE CENTRAL ROAD BOARD.—In addition to the reserve fund yet unappropriated by the Central Board of Main Roads, the Government have placed the sum of £6,500 at, the disposal of that body. ...

    Article : 32 words
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