Handbook for Australia & New Zealand: (including Also the Fiji Islands) with New Map of the Colonies

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S.W. Silver & Company, 1880 - 449 páginas
 

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Página 30 - ... what ought to be done and what ought not to be done...
Página 63 - As well might it be attempted to confine the Arabs of the Desert within a circle traced upon their sands, as to confine the graziers or wool-growers of New South Wales within any bounds that can possibly be assigned to them...
Página 35 - GOODALL'S BRUNSWICK BLACK. For Painting Stoves, Grates, Iron, Tin, &c. 6d. and is. Bottles. GOODALL'S EGG POWDER.
Página 23 - qualities of WRITING AND COPYING INKS, and each possesses some special character adapted to the many "different requirements of CORRESPONDENCE and the COUNTING HOUSE. These distinctive features, and the general excellence, make them preferable to, and more widely useful than, the ordinary class of manufactures. STEPHENS
Página 102 - We had at length discovered a country ready for the immediate reception of civilized man; and destined perhaps to become eventually a portion of a great empire.
Página 35 - One Penny Packet will go as far as Four Eggs, and One Sixpenny Tin as far as Twenty-eight ! Sold everywhere, in id.
Página 52 - Lancaster then described his system, and he informed me that they all paid great attention and were highly delighted ; and as soon as he had finished, his Majesty said, ' Lancaster, I highly approve of your system, and it is my wish that every poor child 'in my dominions should be taught to read the Bible ; I will do anything you wish to promote this object.
Página 24 - Donation, lie., to the Parent Society in London, or to any of its Auxiliaries, Branches, and Associations in the Country. 2. The formation of Societies to co-operate with the Parent Society in those districts hitherto unoccupied. Information on this or any other subject connected with the Institution may be obtained by ^applying to the Secretaries, or other Officers, at the Bible Society House, 146 Queen Victoria Street, London, BC ISEB.
Página 10 - Exchange upon the Branches are issued by the Head Office, and may also be obtained from the Bank's Agents throughout England, Scotland, and Ireland. Telegraphic Remittances are made to the Colonies. Bills on the Colonies are purchased or sent for collection. Deposits are received at Head Office at rates of interest, and for periods, which may be ascertained on application.
Página 88 - Any person may. upon any Land Office day, tender to the Land Agent for the district a written application for the conditional purchase of any such lands, not less than 40 acres nor more than 320 acres, at the price of 20s.

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