The Executive Council, after repeated deliberations, allowed effect to be given to the sentence of death passed on David Young, for the Daylesford murder. The execution took place at the Castlemaine Gaol, on Monday, the 21st ult. Young ...Article : 1,363 words
There has been a sharp fight with the Taranaki rebels, whom Colonel Warre, commanding art Wairea, decided to punish for murdering Captain Close, and accordingly despatched a party of about three hundred of the 43rd and 70th, and Volunteers, ...Article : 947 words
The Government has placed on the estimates for 1866 a sum of £800 for the introduction of salmon ova. In the case of Storie v. the Presbytery, the plaintiff obtained judgment for his arrears of salary since April, 1864, and costs ...Article : 304 words
The conference of the clerical and lay delegates invited to meet the Bishop of Newcastle for the purpose of initiating Synodical action in his diocese, was held last month in the Hall of the School of Arts, Morpeth. The Bishop presided. The ...Article : 178 words
In our last we announced the safe, arrival of Mr. Stow and party at West Australia, we have since received the following particulars of their unparalleled feat:- Mr. Jefferson Stow, accompanied by Messrs. M'Minn, and ...Article : 425 words
A despatch from the Secretary of State says that two ships, each conveying about 300 convicts, will be sent annually to Western Australia during the present and two following years, when transportation will entirely cease. ...Article : 563 words
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