LAST month, it was our sad duty to send home details of the terrible disaster which occurred on the 15th February, when the steamship "Gothenburg" struck upon a spur of the Great Barrier Reef, on the coast of Queensland, and sank in ...Article : 730 words
THIS ia one of the exquisitely pretty' spots which abound in the Mount Lofty Ranges, in the immediate vicinity of 'Adelaide. The engraving has been taken from a very faithful and finely executed photograph by Mr. Davis of the Adelaide ...Article : 49 words
THESE diseases in the feet of sheep appear always to proceed from one and the same cause; yet, if any person wishes to make a distinction, it may easily be done by considering the first stage of the disease as the foot-halt, and ...Article : 1,481 words
How to clear our pastures of brush, and weeds is a very important question in all our grazing districts. As a matter of fact, upon most dairy farms it requires the atmost vigilance and considerable expense, annually, in cutting brush ...Article : 628 words
THIS is usually the first spot on which visitors set foot in New Zealand, and our artist thus narrates his first impressions on landing there, at the early hour of six a.m. on a bright morning in last December:—"Three of us strolled ...Article : 352 words
OUR illustration gives a view of Kanderanga Creek, at a spot where it takes a sudden bend, about two-and-a-half miles from Grahamstown. The intricate timber work consists of piles and booms, constructed to keep back the logs ...Article : 151 words
It may be of interest to some of your readers to know that mushrooms can be grown in tan. I have grown them with great success for three years followiug in tan which had been used for hunting horses to trample on through the ...Article : 296 words
ONE of the most beautiful and extraordinary phases of meteoric phenomena occurred half-an-hour after midnight on the 14th iust. From a bank of cloud, about twenty degrees from the north-western horizon, there appeared a luminous ...Article : 336 words
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