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  2. SOUTH AUSTRALIAN PARLIAMENT.

    The Hon. CHIEF SECRETARY said he wished to make a few remarks. He had to inform hon, members that immediately after the last adjournment of the Council, His Excellency the Governor had sent for him, and had requested ...

    Article : 303 words
  3. [FROM OUR VICTORIAN CORRESPONDENT.] Melbourne, October 17. VICTORIA.

    There were six thousand spectators present at the races to-day. The weather has been delightful. Colonel is the winner of the Grand Stand Stakes, Prince second. For the Sapling Stakes ...

    Article : 88 words
  4. COLONIAL PERFUMES.

    Sir—For some time there has been lying on the Park Lands, a little to the north-west of Trinity Church, a defunct calf; it is now beginning to perfume the air in a manner highly distasteful to any ...

    Article : 189 words
  5. POLICE COURT—PORT ADELAIDE.

    WAGES.—John Currie, master of the Rialto, appeared to an adjourned information by Thomas Henry Carr, for £18 2s. 6d. wages, as chief officer. Informant deposed to having shipped in the vessel at £7 [?]s. per month on August ...

    Article : 206 words
  6. STRATHALBYN.

    Another week of seasonable weather has again favored the crops, and the barley harvest is nearly ready. A good soaking rain any time this month would dispel all fears about the wheat crop. ...

    Article : 235 words
  7. GOOLWA.

    The steamer Moolgewanke arrived from Mount Murchison with 375 bales wool, and Captain Johnston intends to bring her through the Murray Mouth to Port Adelaide, whence he ...

    Article : 39 words
  8. MOUNT BARKER.

    The memorial asking Mr. B. T. Finniss, one of the members for this district, to resign his seat in Parliament, was forwarded to that gentleman with 147 signatures of the electors. Mr. Finniss's reply has since ...

    Article : 344 words
  9. RIFLE BUTTS REFRESHMENT STAND.

    Sir—I see tenders are called for the erection of a Refreshment Stand on the South Park Lands. Some steps ought at once be taken either to amend the Licensed Victuallers' Act, or to show that Mr. ...

    Article : 120 words
  10. NORTHERN EXPLORATION.

    The following despatch has been received from Mr. McKinlay:— "Lake Pando or Lake Hope, "September 30, 1861. ...

    Article : 487 words
  11. INSOLVENCY COURT.

    First hearing. Mr. Mann appeared for the insolvent. The only business done in this case was proving one debt, when the meeting waS adjourned over for the usual period. ...

    Article : 293 words
  12. PORT ADELAIDE CORPORATION.

    Present—His Worship the Mayor, and Councillors Godfrey and Parker. Minutes of last meeting read and confirmed. The Town Clerk was requested to write to the Chief ...

    Article : 129 words
  13. PARLIAMENTARY POETRY.

    Sir—I was much amused last week to see that an hon. member of the House of Assembly enlivened the usual dulness of debate, by a speech of a very witty and highly poetical character. I am informed that ...

    Article : 397 words
  14. KOORINGA.

    On Saturday, 12th instant, while Dr. Mayne was visiting a patient, he left his horse and buggy at the door, with a boy holding the horse. By some means the animal took fright and started off at full speed; ...

    Article : 226 words
  15. DESTITUTE BOARD.

    Present—Messrs. Glandfield, Mayor (in the chair), Beddome, S.M., Holthouse, Secretary, and Bee, Relieving Officer. The Relieving Officer reported that he had admitted ...

    Article : 394 words
  16. PORT GAWLER.

    Nothing of much consequence has happened within our quiet district since my last, except some very squally weather, which was succeeded by hot winds, which have affected the crops in various places in ...

    Article : 189 words
  17. LOCAL COURT—ADELAIDE.

    TURNER V. POWELL—Action for £27 10s., balance due for an omnibus sold to defendant. Mr. Bruce for plaintiff, and Mr. Wigley for defendant. Mr. Wigley applied for an adjournment which was agreed to on tne condition that he ...

    Article : 929 words
  18. GOVERNMENT LAND SALE.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,033 words
  19. SALISBURY.

    Yesterday being the anniversary of the Loyal Wellington Lodge of Oddfellows, M.U., the brethren of the Order mustered pretty strongly at their Lodgeroom, at the Governor MacDonnell Hotel, from ...

    Article : 1,326 words
  20. EXPORTATION OF WHEAT.

    In our last issue we called attention to the subject of the exportation of wheat to England as one of considerable importance to farmers at the present time. We showed that the requirements of the ...

    Article : 986 words
  21. MOUNT LOFTY.

    Sir—Will you afford a place in your columns for the following report of a meeting of the inhabitants of the surrounding neighbourhood walled in by the heights of Mount Lofty, whose numerous creeks, ...

    Article : 460 words
  22. KINGSTON, LACEPEDE BAY.

    Last week we had another visit from the Rev. James Reid, of the Free Church of Scotland, and on Sunday that gentleman performed two services, and a good many people of the neighbourhood attended. ...

    Article : 254 words
  23. GOVERNMENT GAZETTE

    His Excellency the Governor-in-Chief has this day been pleased to appoint:— Randolph Isham Stow, Esq., M.P., to be Attorney-General, vice H. Gawler, Esq., resigned. ...

    Article : 2,301 words
  24. LYNDOCH.

    The conquering match between the Angaston and Lyndoch Rifles came off to-day at Angaston, when the latter won the Angas prize by one point only. ...

    Article : 32 words
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    DEAN, LAUGHTON & CO.'S FORTNIGHTLY CIRCULAR.—Adelaide, October 17, 1861.—Fat Cattle— The supplies which have arrived during the past fortnight, though more than sufficient to supply the present ...

    Article : 736 words
  26. LOCAL COURT—PORT ELLIOT.

    MARRIAGE ACT.—Ezra alias Anthony Moore, was charged by Police-trooper Toole with wilfully making a false declaration respecting the age of Mary Ann Stone, before the Rev. J. Roberts, Goolwa, iu order to procure marriage, she being a ...

    Article : 369 words
  27. MOUNT GAMBIER AND PENOLA.

    We extract the following items of intelligence from the Border Watch of the 11th inst.:— Several horses are said to have been lately stolen in the district. On Monday night, 7th inst., the ...

    Article : 352 words
  28. POLICE COURT—ADELAIDE.

    ABUSIVE LANGUAGE.—Charles Henry Compton was charged, on the information of John Barwick, with using abusive and threatening language towards him in a public place, on the evening of Saturday, the 12th instant. Mr. ...

    Article : 755 words
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    GAZETTE NOTICES.—The following appointments a pear in Thursday's Gazette—Mr. J. Jewell, to be Clerk, Wharfinger, &c., at Goolwa, to the Port Elliot and Goolwa Tramway.—Volunteer appointments: ...

    Article : 172 words
  30. CLARENDON.

    Since my last communication I am sorry to have to report that the aphis and black rust have made their appearance in the corn crops, and that they have made considerable destruction in some of the most ...

    Article : 288 words
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    Messrs. Townsend, Botting, & Kay request us to call attention to their Sales of firstclass Cedar Logs, Boards, Planks, &c., ex Lady Denison, from Sydney, This Day, at 12 o'clock, t ...

    Article : 37 words
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