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  2. THE FIRES IN THE SOUTH.

    The most destructive fire that ever visited the South, or probably ever visited any other part of this colony, occurred in this district yesterday (Sunday). Four or five fires had been observed burning for four or five days, ...

    Article : 1,146 words
  3. MINING SHARE LIST AND MONEY MARKET

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 61 words
  4. INTERCOLONIAL TELEGRAPH.

    The Emeu with the English Mail of December 17th has arrived. Louis Napoleon had offered Montalembert a pardon, but the offer was refused. ...

    Article : 564 words
  5. MOUNT PLEASANT.

    A destructive fire occurred in this neighborhood on Sunday, the 6th instant, on the premises of Mr. Owen, publican. It appears that the family had finished dinner, and Mr. Owen, previous to having a lie down, as ...

    Article : 319 words
  6. ADELAIDE CATTLE MARKET.

    Mr. Charles Jenkins reports the market about the same as previous week; there being an increase demand for bullocks, if not too old and in Mr condition. No improvement in horse stock, and cows almost unsaleable on account of the ...

    Article : 137 words
  7. GOOLWA.

    Our township is at present enlivened with evening theatricals conducted by Mr. Creswick and company. On Thursday evening the performances were announced as being under the patronage of the ...

    Article : 203 words
  8. HINTS TO CORRESPONDENTS.

    1. Study brevity, as long letters are often rejected when, short ones would be published. 2. Avoid needless personalities, in order to obviate unprofitable rejoinders. ...

    Article : 134 words
  9. MOUNT BARKER.

    The heat here has been dreadful; fires visible in almost every direction. At Macclesfield 12 families are entirely burnt out. Many scarcely saved enough to Cover them. One poor man named Clark, after ...

    Article : 120 words
  10. CORRESPONDENCE.

    PUMP-HANDLE thinks that in return for the handsome bowl which friends in England have sent oat here, the Adelaide Corporation might personally contribute a set of spoons. In naming the "half-dozen" our correspondent, however, ...

    Article : 308 words
  11. PORT GAWLER.

    Sir—Dr. Wyatt's report of the district of Port Gawler to the Board of Education, reported in the Advertiser of the 5th instant, being a misstatemeht of facts, and highly insulting to the inhabitants. The ...

    Article : 282 words
  12. STRATHALBYN.

    I regret to have to inform you that this neighbourhood has been the scene of a most extensive and destructive conflagration. A large fire had been noticed during Saturday to be burning in the direction of the ...

    Article : 438 words
  13. Family Notices

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    Family Notices : 171 words
  14. THE FIRE IN THE HINDMARSH VALLEY.

    Sir—Having just returned from the scene of the late fire in the Hindmarsh Valley and neighbourhood, and knowing the fearful devastation that has been made, I wish to say that the Inman Valley has ...

    Article : 369 words
  15. Advertising

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    Advertising : 111 words
  16. ANGASTON.

    A sad instance of the uncertainty of life occurred in this township on Tuesday evening. Lance-Corporal Dundas, of the Mounted Police, had for some time past been suffering from a severe cough and general debility. ...

    Article : 171 words
  17. [From a Correspondent at Port Elliot]

    The District of Encounter Bay has been devastated by the most destructive bash fires ever known there. The scrub and tiers about Mount Jagged were on fire for 12 or 15 miles on Friday the 4th; and on Saturday, as ...

    Article : 361 words
  18. INQUEST AT ANGASTON.

    An inquest was held at the Angaston Hotel, on Monday, the 7th instant, at 10 a.m., to enquire into the cause of the death of James Henry Dundas, Lance-Corporal of the Mounted Police. ...

    Article : 765 words
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    BY way one would presume of making atonement for past failures, the Royal Mail Steam Company, are at the close of their Australian career determined to give the world assurance of their power ...

    Article : 4,010 words
  20. THE RECENT FIRES.

    Sir—Your leader in this day's Advertiser relates (and very properly) to the very great damage caused by the destructive fires which has taken place in the south, and if ever there was a cause for public ...

    Article : 205 words
  21. [From our Commercial Correspondent.]

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 289 words
  22. [FURTHER INTELLIGENCE.]

    Our correspondent visited yesterday the districts swept by the fire. He found that it had not done so much damage in the Inman Valley as was at first reported, owing in a measure to the energy and ...

    Article : 300 words
  23. INCOMBUSTIBLE TIMBER.

    Sir—I read in a periodical (I believe, " The Builder") some time ago, that a strong solution of sulphate of iron, alum, and lime-water would render timber incombustible. The experiment is well worth ...

    Article : 429 words
  24. PENOLA.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 132 words
  25. MACCLESFIELD.

    A coroner's inquest in connection with the late appalling fire was held yesterday before S. L. Harris, Esq., J.P., when the following witnesses, were examined :—C. F. Smith, farmer, Watergate; W. Wilkins, ...

    Article : 429 words
  26. AUBURN.

    We understood sometime ago, on very good authority that from the favorable manner in which, in our petitions to His Excellency and to the House, of Assembly, for the erection of a Court House and Police Station at ...

    Article : 244 words
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    WHAT NEXT ?—A horse dealer, in describing a used up horse, said he looked "as if he had been editing a daily newspaper." EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE.—The recently married ...

    Article : 138 words
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