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  2. CENTRAL ROAD BOARD.

    Present—the Hon. the Surveyor-General (in the chair), the Hon. Dr. Everard, Mr. Hav, M.P., Mr. Milne, M.P., Mr. Duffield, M.P., and Mr. Sutherland. THE SOUTH ROAD. ...

    Article : 3,662 words
  3. MACCLESFIELD.

    The 30th of March was a day of great attraction in our little township, being the day on which the anniversary of the Macclesfield Lodge, Independent Order of Oddfellows, M.U., was celebrated The morning set in ...

    Article : 1,970 words
  4. CRAFERS.

    Present—Messrs Davies (Chairman), Drummond, and G. Gore. Tenders for the bridge at Stirling were received, from Fry, £27 15s.; Ross. £16; Hickinbottom. £16 ; Mllford. ...

    Article : 202 words
  5. MOUNT BARKER.

    Present—Messrs. May (In the chair), Shepherdson. Gray, Wedd, and Bell. Mr. Gray's fine (stubble burning) remitted. Mr. Win. Hooper applied to haye a cart bridge, in lieu of ...

    Article : 151 words
  6. MRS. PUNCH'S ORATION.

    Suddenly delivered, without threat or warning, to the astounded Mr. Punch, as he peacefully sat with his family at breakfast. "And so, Mr. Punch, you have thrown off the ...

    Article : 1,223 words
  7. ANGASTON.

    Present—The Chairman (Mr. Clark), Mr. James Bidgway, and Mr. H.H.B. PepperelL Nuriootpa Bridge.—The contractor's claim to be settled so soon as the rest of the grant in aid is paid by the ...

    Article : 323 words
  8. ECHUNGA.

    Present-Mr. Morton (in the chair), Mr. Lehmkuhl, and Mr. Grummet ? : Mr. Grummet reported the authorised repairs on the Grunthal-road were completed. Acconnt to be paid. ...

    Article : 159 words
  9. LOCAL COURT—REDRUTH.

    BRUCE v. MUNRO.—For 22l. 10s., for expenses of funeral. Defendant's son had met with an accident at Mount Bryan, and died at Kooringa. Plaintiff was induced by the representations of different persons to have the body in a metal ...

    Article : 225 words
  10. GOVERNMENT LAND SALE.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 346 words
  11. DISTRICT COUNCILS.

    [Clerks of District Councils are respectfully requested not to include advertisements in their minutes of proceedings. We need hardly say that newspapers live by advertisements, and that without the returns derivable from such a source, ...

    Article : 86 words
  12. MOUNT CRAWFORD.

    Present—All the members. Messrs. Rankine and Tolmie reported having examined the Kangaroo Gully-road. Agreed that tenders be invited for the works also for work on the Victoria Creek-road. ...

    Article : 119 words
  13. FRIDAY, APRIL 1.

    William Scott, brought up on remand for having unlawful possession of two drafts on England for 101. A mate of H. Hall's, who is now at Ballarat, swore to his handwriting on the back of one of the notes. Other evidence was produced ...

    Article : 117 words
  14. MONDAY, APRIL 4.

    Wm. Holmes answered to a summons for illegally removing i timber off Crown lands. Sir. Pugsly, a licensed cutter, swore i he was loading the dray which he had engaged, but there was a large log; Holmes was assisting to right it. Dismissed. ...

    Article : 46 words
  15. ONKAPARINGA.

    Present—All the members. Clerk to inform Messrs. Avery and others that they are required to place their fences according to survey. Patrick Faman applied for the remission of fine for ...

    Article : 215 words
  16. ESSENCE OF PUNCH.

    Never think of saying bo to a goose. Say beau to the gander—belle to the goose. ...

    Article : 30 words
  17. A FORWARD CHILD.

    An infant, two months old, taking an airing, crowed at a "Caution to Trespassers" on a board in a plantation. The nurse remarked that it was beginning to " take notice." ...

    Article : 35 words
  18. GOVERNMENT GAZETTE.

    George Bate Scott, Esq., to be Stipendiary Magistrate, at Penola, rice Lyon, transferred to Mount Gambier. James Carisbrooke Lyon, Esq., to be Stipendiary Magistrate, at Mount Gambier, vice Scott, transferred to Penola. ...

    Article : 42 words
  19. MEMORANDUM ON MARKETTNG.

    The freshness of fish may be judged of by the brightness of their eyes. The eye is the window of the sole. ...

    Article : 25 words
  20. PUBLIC POUNDS.

    The Stockyard recently erected on Section No. 69, Hundred of Grace, is appointed a Public Pound, and Mr. Win. Hammond has been appointed keeper of the Pound, and also to officiate as salesman of impounded cattle. ...

    Article : 55 words
  21. SEASONABLE WEATHER.

    In the very finest November, the fog is much mist. ...

    Article : 12 words
  22. TUNGKILLO.

    Present— the members. Messrs. A, B. Murray, W. Kendell, and W. Barron, appointed as a Committee to prepare draft of by-laws. Letter read from Central Road Board relative to survey ...

    Article : 85 words
  23. RIBALDRY REBUKED.

    A great deal of wit has been wasted on the reluctance of ladies to tell their age, and stupid men often wonder why women object to name their time of life ? The reason for that objection is, that every lady ...

    Article : 67 words
  24. IMPOUNDING NOTICES.

    Impounded at the Public Pound, Township of Truro, near the Wheal Barton Mine—One roan horse foal, about twelve months old, branded C or G off neck. If not claimed, will be sold May 2, 1859, at noon. ...

    Article : 1,738 words
  25. ADVICE TO EVENING PARTY GIVERS.—BY ONE WHO NEVER GAVE ONE.

    Hake up crops of visiting cards which happen to have fine names on them, and plant them out conspicuously in a bowl in the back drawing-room. If you chance to have a lord or two among your card ...

    Article : 243 words
  26. ALDINGA.

    Present—All the members. Poundkeeper attended with monthly returns, and was authorized to continue the same rate of charges as hitherto. A storekeeper's licence was granted to Mr. J. Butterworth, ...

    Article : 91 words
  27. MUNNO PARA EAST.

    Present—Mr. D. Garlick (Chairman), Messrs Hogarth and Paterson. Air. Hamlin, Ponndkeeper, was present with his returns. Two applications for slaughtering licenses received. To stand over till next meeting. ...

    Article : 77 words
  28. VARIETIES.

    A navy surgeon loved to prescribe salt water. He fell overboard one day; "Zounds, Will," said sailor, "there's the doctor, tumbled into his own medicine chest." ...

    Article : 319 words
  29. YATALA.

    Present—Messrs. Broadstock (Chairman), E. Fry. R. Day, and E. Bowman, J.P. Clerk paid £44 10s. Sundries paid amounting to £17 12s. 6d. ...

    Article : 80 words
  30. A REAL SCOTCH ROMANCE.

    The reader whose idea of Scotch romance is derived from Scott's novels, may be glad of an opportunity of contrasting it with the romance of real Scottish, life. The North Briton relates an interesting tale, which ...

    Article : 724 words
  31. UPPER WAKEFIELD.

    Present—The (chairman. and Messrs, Taylor and Treloar. Letter read from the Destitute Board, stating that the 5l. for the conveyance of Pat Murphy to the Hospital, would be paid, but that the Board declined to entertain the claim of ...

    Article : 314 words
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