CRICKET IN AUSTRALIA.
MELBOURNE, December 29.
The first cricket match between the English Eleven and Eighteen of Victoria
was commenced on the Melbourne Cricket ground on Saturday last.
The weather was fine, and the attendance on the ground very numerou
The usual monthly meeting of the Gas Committee was held at the harbour
Office on Tuesday afternoon last. Mr. MANDLE presided, and other members present
The Clerk produced applications and ...
The meetings conducted by the working ton Branch of the Blue Ribbon Army
continue to create widespread interest, and the number of members is now over
A working men’s meeting was held on Saturday ev...
The usual New Year benefactions were dispensed at Edenhall on New Year's day.
Two four-year-old prime Highland bullocks, purchased in 1872, from MR. HUDSON of Whale, and fed on the home farm, weighing conjointly nearly 100 stones, slaughtered by WI
On Tuesday afternoon a pigeon shooting match took place at Workington in a
field near Siddick Junction, between George LOWDEN, of Frizington, and Joseph
PINGUCY, of Workington. The following was the result, ...
Mrs. Charolette BELL, aged 44 of 9 Fernlee road, Camberwell, who committed
The deceased had given way to habits of intemperance, and had pledged almost
every thing ...
Our Dublin correspondent telegraphs that the Duchess of Marlborough has
addressed a letter to the distressed districts of Ireland, written in English and
Irish, and dated Viceregal Lodge, Dublin, April 21.
Her Grace says before leavi...
The Earl of LONSDALE has recently contributed the handsome sum of £
100 towards the re-erection of Cockermouth Church.
Mr. LOWES of Scotch-street, in this town , was on Wednesday elected
LIGHTFOOT - MOTTON - At Patterdale, on the 1st inst., by the REV. J. FALCON, MR. E. LIGHTFOOT, grocer, to JANE, only daughter of MR. GEORGE MOTTON, Patterdale.
TIMPANY - MUNKMAN - On the 26th ult., at Grove Street Independent Chapel, Boston, by th
Trader from London
The Robust Captain THOMAS, will leave Whitehaven in a few days for London. On
her arrival there, she will immediately load at Symon's Wharf, to return to
Notice will be given of her arrival o...