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HBH March 1 1883
Resident Magistrates Court
Napier Young Men's Mutual Improvement Association.
Destruct Fire- in the brick built shop of
Resident Magistrate Court.
Jacob Peter BALLE then repeated the evidence given by
him in the assault case which was heard last Monday.
On re-assembling Michael REILLY and William SEYMOUR also
charged with perjury.
MAORI LAND.Following Abridged by Elaine. "The Maori
question is a land question. But for disputes and difficulties about land
the natives and colonists would now live and work together without much
friction as subjects of the same laws. The........................more"
HBH March 5 1883
Mr J A SMITH desires us to state that his remark at the meeting of the Hospital Committee on Friday was intended to refer to his sending fruit to the hospital by an express two years ago, and not to Messrs NEAL and CLOSE's men, as he has never sent any fruit by that firm's carts.
The hop garden at Wairoa planted by Mr Henry NAIRN, of
Leston, Te Kapu, is a great success. Mr PIPER at
On Friday evening last the Garrison Band under Bandmaster
TANKARD, played a selection of tunes in H S TIFFEN's lawn.
A little boy named Edward SIMMONS was gathering mushrooms and in mistake ate some todstools, which poisonedhim. He was attended to by Dr HAMILTON but the poor boy died, and was buried on Sunday.
Mr Frank PELLL, local agent for the Scotish Imperial Insurance
Company has favoured us with one of the almanacks and blotting pads issued
by the company.
Accounts must be in for the Ladies Benevolent Society
to the Hon Treasurer, Mrs CLOSE.
HBH March 8th 1883.
Hawkes Bay Jockey Club
President-Captainn W R RUSSELL
Clerk of the Course;
Clerk of the Scales:
Council notes from Meeting. Attendance: Cr. PRICE, MARGOLIOUTH, GRAHAM, Mc DOUGALL, WILLIAMS, WALL.
Burlington Road-A petition was presented by Cr MARGOLIOUTH, signed by Messrs E LYNDON, J W ORR, F SUTTON, J COSGROVE, and other residents of Burlington Road and vicinity, praying that a water main might be laid in Burlington road.
That- Mr David KING be appointed to the office of engine driver for the new waterworks.
No 579-Petane Highway District-signed J STEVEN, Chairman.
The Rev W COCKS, of Murrumburrah N S W who is now on a visit to Napier will occupy the pulpit of St John's Church on Sunday evening.
It is stated on good authority that the Europeans at Waipawa,
who "entertained" TAWHIAO at dinner wanted the "King"
to get his people to pay for it.
A melancholy accident occurred yesterday morning at Waipawa, resulting in the death of Mr Ben SMI*TH, the well known architect. The deceased was crossing the railway bridge on foot just at the time the train from Napier was also going over the bridge. Deceased never stirred after being struck, and Dr TODD arrived within a few minutes and pronounced life to be extinct. (Abridged by Elaine-available upon request.)
Mr T ANDREW's portrait rooms, adjoining the Herald office will be open for business on and after Monday next.
Mr A KNIGHT, Clive- wants a married couple.
Persons indebted to the estate of the late Charles YEULL requested to pay the amounts to the Public Trustee or to Inspector SCULLY.
Mr John ORR, Port Ahuriri has been appointed agent for Hawke's Bay for the Royal Exchange Insurance Company.
Mr Alexander BROWNE, draper &c., Hastings treet, is holding a monster sale.
Dr SCHWARZBACH, specialist for eye, ear, and throat diseases may be consulted at the Criterion Hotel.
AucklandCharles BRIGHT, the
HBH March 10th 1883.
Birth TAYLOR-At Clive Grange on the 27th Feb, the wife of James TAYLOR, gardener, of a daughter.
Waipawa. Mrs FOSTER, widow of the late Mr R FOSTER of Napier, was found drowned on Friday evening in a dam at the rear of Mr John HARDING's residence at Mount Vernon.
Resident Magistrate's Court-Saturday.
HBH March 11 1883.
Hokitika-Friday. A man named George COLLIER, one of MURRAY's survey party at the Upper Kokotahi, was drowned yesterday through the upsetting of a boat. His body has not yet been found.
Timaru-Friday An elderly man named James WATSON fell down
dead in a lodging house today.
Birth WOODCOCK-At Dalton street Napier, on March 11, the wife of E T WOODCOCK, of a son.
Deaths, CAMPBELLL-On December 8th at Ballinaby, Mary Frances, beloved wife of James H CAMPBELL Esq., of Ballinaby, Islay, Argyllshire.
FOSTER-On the 9th March, Mrs Robert FOSTER, of Hilton Lodge, aged 65 years.
PALMER-At Bedford Tce, Waipukurau on Satuday March 10th, Alexander Whyte PALMER, aged 27 years. Forfarshire papers please copy.
HBH March 12th 1883.
Greymouth-Sunday. A boy named William BATTY, about 10 years of age, was drowned, in Coal Creek on Saturday while bathing. He went into deep water though unable to swim. His father is a settler at Coal Creek.
Local. Messrs BANNER and LIDDLE have just received several of Messrs John BRINSTEAD and Son's pianos.
Mr John COLLINGE has been appointedsub-agent for the South British Insurance Co.
Mr Thomas BURGESS, Maraekakaho, wants to purchase a team of working bullocks.
Applications close with MrF SUTTON for the position of
assistant mistress to the Clive School
Coal is stated to have been discovered in 600 acres at Cabbage Bay.
A series of valuable exhibits have been received by the Auckland Museum from Professor WARD, New York.
The Police are again raiding the publicans for Sunday trading.
Mr REDMOND M.P. the Land Leaguer, is expected shortly to visit Auckland. Bishop LUCK has addressed the clergy telling them not to countenance Mr REDMOND on his public appearance.
The body of a woman was found early this morning floating in the harbor. It was identified as that of Susan DUNCAN, a woman of indifferent reputation. A seaman of the Schooner Saxon named Charles BAKER is also missing, and it is surmised that BAKER and the woman whose body was found were in the dinghy together.
A man named INKSTER while intoxicated this morning, threw a piece of meat and a knife at his wife's head, striking her. She became unconscious and went into fits, and was removed to the hospital. The doctor believes the woman's brain is injured.
HBH March 13 1883.
Deposed- a boy named DAWSON who found the body.
Verdict-Drowned while in a mental state.
Resident Magistrate's Court.
RUPENE, a native chief-charged by John COLLINGE, collector of dog tax for the County of Hawke's Bay.-Case withdrawn.
John TUTMAN-like charge- withdrawn by John COLLINGE.
If the weather continues fine the return cricket match
between the Commission Agents and the Tradesman of this town will be played
today on the recreation ground at 1 o'clock sharp.
Tradesman Team:- Messrs HOOPER, H MARTIN, MAYO, GILBERD, T GILPIN, CONROY, CASSIN, STOHR, P DINWIDDIE, WOODS and WADDLE.
Umpires:- Messrs GIRDLESTONE and ROUTLEDGE.
****(Available upon request full account of his capture and his crime. Elaine)
Local. Mr Robert STUART having resigned his seat on the Board of Reviewers for Hawke's Bay, Mr J N WILLIAMS has been appointed in his place.
Mr W CARRUTHERS, a nephew of the former Chief Engineer, of the colony, takes charge of the Napier railway during the absence on leave of Mr C B HANKEY.
At the R.M Court, Napier, yesterday, before Mr E PATTON, J.P. John SMITH-charged with drunkenness, was dismissed with a caution, it being his first offence.
At the Ormondville R.M.Court yesterday two men, contractors for pieces of work on the Mokatoku-Papatu road, charged with trespassing on the railway lines, fined 1s each without costs.
Mr Holm LANKJER requests to acknowledge the following amounts received by him for the Schaeffler fund-Mr NICHOLLS, Rev Mr St.HILL, Mr James COOPER.....
Mr COTTON has given notice of motion with the view of having the suggestions of Mr BLACK carried out, involving the removal of nightsoil by the Corporation, the cost to be defrayed by a rate of so much per pan. This is a needed reform.
Oddfellows District Meeting.
**Note P.G. e.g. are titles and not initials.
HBH March 16 1883.
The regulations under the Adoption of Children Act are
gazetted. The following gaol appointments are gazetted.
Post tonight stated- "Mr Eustace BRANDON has given instructions for the commencement of a criminal prosecution against the proprietorsof the Timaru Herald for an alleged libel.
HBH March 16th 1883
Mr SYMONS, pianoforte tuner, is now in Napier.any item for repairing to be left at Mr JACOBS' fancy repository, Hastings Street.
Tenders invited for the supply of 10,1000 sleepers for
the Napier Railway.
HATWELL-At his late residence, Shakespeare road, Napier, on March 15, Peter HATWELL, formerly of Hardwicke, Oxfordshire, England, aged 36 years. Oxfordshire papers please copy. The funeral will leave his late residence today (Saturday) at 3 p.m. for the Cemetery. Friends please accept this intimation.
Notice 968 Road Board Elections. Inserted by F SUTTON, Chairman C C H B And G T FANNIN Clerk C.C. H.B.
Public Notice re Railway Sleeper Supply for Napier Section.
Inserted by J P MAXWELL, General Manager N Z Railways.
Funeral Notices Inserted. No 978 A P F ALLIANCE
NO 977 Members of the Napier Fire BrigadeFuneral of the
Late Fireman HATWELL. Signed T WATERWORTHSuperintendent.
Birth OLIVER-At Shakespeare Road Napier, on 18th March, the wife of William Oliver, of a daughter.
Marriage HARDING-BLACKMORE-On the 15th March, at the residence
of the bride's mother. Brook Street Nelson, by the Rev W LEE, Robert Coupland,,
eldest son of T B HARDING, of Napier, to Sophia Sarah, eldest daughter
of the late Mr G T BLACKMORE, of Nelson.
Resident Magistrate's Court on Saturday, before Captain PREECE R.M.
Archibald WILSON was charged with breaking two glass panels in the Pacific Hotel, Hastings. Fined 10s and costs. Ordered to pay damage of 1 pound to the door. The fines & c., were all paid.
John Mc CARTHY
Mrs SWAN The remains of Mrs Swan were followed to the cemetery yesterday by a large concourse of people. The funeral procession was extremely long, and included a large number of carriages. The burial service was read by Rev De Berdt HOVELL.
Mr F H DROWER has just imported two valuable Lincoln rams
from Messrs ROUTLEDGE Bros, of Farnham Park, Victoria.
A graduate M.A. EDINBURGH, who is spending a year in New Zealand wishes to find tutorial work up country. Address A.K, care of editor of Otago Daily Times, Dunedin.
Plans of the building allotments at Woodville, will be sold by Messrs HOADLEY, LYON & Co at the Criterion Hotel on the 28th inst.
Partnership existing between Messrs W ROYSE, G STEAD, J GEMMELL, and M R MILLER, as sheep farmers and graziers, has been dissolved as from the 23rd of February. The business will be carried on by Mr M R MILLER and Mr J GEMMELL, who will pay all debts owing by, and receive all debts owing to, the late partnership.
Tenders invited by the Waipawa County Council for erecting
The prospectus is inserted of the ROSS Goldmining Co. Mr W G MOTLEY is the broker for Hawke's Bay.
News by Cable England March 17.
In the House of Commons to-day a debate took place upon
the policy of the government in regard to the treatment of the Transvaal
natives by the Boers. Mr W E FORSTER strongly condemned the measures proposed
to be taken.
Resident Magistrate's Court.
Two protection Orders- granted by the Bench.
Cricket Napier C.C. against Waipawa County C.C. at Waipukurau
The Annual Cricket match between the Herald and Telegraph
Offices will take place at Taradale tomorrow. Herald Players:-
Telegraph players:- T MURPHY, W ARNOLD, C GREGORY, S STORKEY, A YOUNG, J GIFFORD, G FREEMAN, CHEGWIDDEN, Le QUESNE, NICHOLSON, BEATTIE.
Mr T CAMPBELL has been appointed Registrar of Brands for the Gisborne district.
Our Gisborne Telegrams record the death by drowning of Patrick MAHER. Boot-maker formerly of Napier.
The Garrison Band will play a number of selections this evening, near the residence of Captain GARNER, Rosslyn Road, Napier.
Sheep. Two Thousand five hundred sheep from Messrs MILLER
and POTTS, Napier, passed through here today for Cambridge, in charge
of Tom WOOSTER, who reported he has only lost ten sheep up to date. Two
other large droves of sheep are on the road for the northern markets.
Marriage WELLWOOD-LING On the 14th March, at St Paul's, Wellington, by the Ven. Archdeacon THORPE, Robert WELLWOOD, of Maxwell, Lea, Hawke's Bay, to Jane Taylor LING, eldest daughter of the late Benjamin LING, of Wellington.
***There will be no paper printed tomorrow the 24th March,
because of today being good Friday.
Per United Press Association
Mr SWANSON M H R accidentally fell off a wall some fourteen feet in height at his residence today, and is in consequence suffering from a compound fracture of one of his legs and dislocation of the ankle.
There is a possibility of a shipping company being formed here, to take over the fleet of sailing vessels owned by Messrs STONE Brothers of Auckland, and to establish a direct line of first-class sailing vessels between Auckland and London. The capital will be 100,00 in 5 pound shares.
The position of lady superintendent to the Auckland Hospital has been offered to a lady who came from England to fill a similar appointment in the Christchurch hospital.
A young man named KERLEY, from Auckland, was arrested last night at Dargaville, on the charge of attempting to pass of spurious coin at the totalisator during the races.
Wellington-Thursday. A proclamation in the Gazette notifies that cock pheasants and Californian quail may be taken or killed within the Hawke's Bay District, consisting of the counties of Hawke's Bay, Waipawa, and Wairoa, from the 1st of May to the 31st of July.
The Waihenga Hotel and stables in the Wairarapa were destroyed by fire last night.
Greymouth-Thursday. Mr FORBES has delivered two lectures here. Both were well attended.
From the Lyttelton Times of the 16th inst.
TOMLINSON and HAYWARD'S Improved Glycerine Sheep Dip.
Through the kindness of Mr George HOLMES, of Bangor station,
a trial of this dip was made. Mr C P HAYWARD, a member of the firm concerned
in its manufacture, was anxious to demonstrate to sheepowners and interested
persons, the value of his liquid. A party of gentlemen left town for Bangor
by the early train with Mr HAYWARD. Among those present at the trial were
Messrs J DEANS, Mc RAE, P B BOULTON, C WHITEFOORD, J Mc ILRAITH, of Homebush,
and others, besides members of the Local Press.
Tenders close for the erection of a Police station at Awanui.
Messrs P DOLBEL, J ORR, G HESLOP, G A MACDONALD, H GILBERD
have been elected as the Licensing Committee for the Taradale district.
Oddfellows Fete at Taradale.
Residents were conveyed to Taradale in Mr RYMER's coaches and brakes, in town cabs, and in buggies. The committee had erected a number of swings for the children, and the Napier Garrison Band was engaged to assist in the amusement of the elders.
Mr Mc CARTNEY had a booth and was also one of the starters in the races. Mr W MILLER, Judge.
Maiden Race 150 yards 1.DELANEY, 2.A HOWE, 3.D CANTLE others- J WATERWORTH, A ALLEN, R JEFFARES.
Hop, Step and Jump 1.LEWIS 2.Native 3.W OLIVER M BARRY, A ALLEN also competed.
Vaulting with the Pole 1.LEWIS 2.A ALLEN 3.J PARKER T JOHNSON, R JEFFARES also vaulted.
Running High Jump 1.LEWIS 2.Mc DERMOTT 3 R WILLIS CHAMBER, D BARRY, C J SMITH also jumped
Taradale Handicap first heat 1.A C NORRIS, scratch 2.J
AGGERS 3.S YOUNG 7 Yards and M MASON
Girl's race(for girls under 14 years) 1.Sissie GEBBIE 2.Dilly BARRY. Several others ran.
Boys race under 14 years 1.Alex MITCHELL 2.Frank LORRIGANQuite an army of juveniles started for this event, which was won by a very small boy who had a considerable start.
One Mile Handicap 1.M Mc DERMOTT 2.J MOLONEY 3 W MASON A ALLEN, C BRAUSCH ALSO RAN.
Sack Race 1.O' SHAUGHNESSY 2.W SIMPSON LEWIS and T JOHNSON also competed.
Running Long Jump 1.John MURPHY 2 LEWIS 3 BURKE M BARRY, and Mc CARTHY also jumped
Throwing the Hammer 1.John MURPHY
Throwing the Cricket Ball 1.T JEFFARES 2.W SIMPSON 3 J
JAMES A PEEBLES, A ALLEN, W OLIVER, and J MURPHY also threw.
Marriage WHITE-MOORE At St Luke's, Christchurch, on the
27th March, by the Rev E A LINGARD, William Kinross WHITE of Napier, to
Frances Sophia, daughter of the late Dr MOORE, of Christchurch.
Birth BEAR- At Hastings Street, Napier, on March 25, the wife of Mr T W BEAR, of a son.
Public Notice 45 Henare TOMOANA, Waipatu, Hastings. Dated December 11, 1882.
I hereby give notice I have 36,700 acres of very rich
agricultural and grazing land for sale. This property is well watered
and well timbered with totara and white pine. It also consists of rich
flats and undulating hills. We have agreed to sell this land.
Death ENDER-At the Napier Hospital, on March 28th, Daniel
Ender, aged 42 years.
Local Bishop LUCK will be here next Saturday, and will celebrate one of the masses on Sunday morning. If his health permits, he will in all probability preach at last mass. The Bishop is travelling for the benefit of his health.
At the Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday, before Mr E LYNDON J.P. and Mr E PATTEN, J.P. Tamihana RETIMANA charged with stealing a stirrup and leather, the property of Edward HAWKINS. The prisoner denied the charge, and the evidence against him not sustaining the accusation he was discharged.
On Sunday next, the Right Rev W G COWIE, D.D. Bishop of Auckland, will preach at St John's Church at 11 o'clock service. In the evening the pulpit will be occupied by Archdeacon HARPER, of Timaru.
At the Waipawa Police Court, a man named ALLISON, charged with committing abominable offence at Makatoku on the 17th inst, was remanded on the application of the Police till April 5th.
George JONES, brought up on a charge of arson at Mangatara. Evidence heard from Messrs Mc DONALD, STORAH, BARBEN, WATT, and a witness named WARD, who deposed to prisoner confessing the offence, the Bench committed JONES for trial at the next sitting of the Supreme Court at Napier.
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