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The Straits Times, 21 March 1884

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The Straits Times. xxv. M:w series.] SINGAPORE, Fill DAY. 21st MARCH, 1884. [daily issue.] No. 15,263

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£tram *htp (ffompanfr*. \K AND ORIENTAL COMPANT _i l Iyer Quay. A N8 New H«LINEB. n wulCB rs may be eidunng the HOMBWAMB, 24-h Mar. Tth Aprl. ■.'lst Vri.lay 2nd May. IMh Mth ltth Jane. ri< k 1 re. tool IRDIfI <>» VFJJICI 1 Clsm *300 N ANP BACE. »»W,

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strain *f)fp Companifs. Rangoon, Moulmein. Pmang and Malacca and the aaine way back every fortnight. The following are the dates on which they may be expected to Arrive frnm Calcutta* Leave for Calcutta. 18P4. 18«4 March 10th March 13th. do. -21th no -27th Arnl 7th April lOtb. do. 21 at

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*team *bfp eompantr*. Children between two and firWn years nay half the above rate*, if travelling with their parents one ohild under two years free, when more than one, each child additional will be charged one quarter tare. The voyage to the Moluccos Island* is made monthly; the voyage to

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*tram *btp Compamrs V. Borneo'! Wist Coast. From Batavia via Billiton and Pontianak for Singkswang and l>ack on the 15th of very month. VI. Borneo's South A East Co Ant From Soerabaya via Bawean, Bandjer. massif), Kottaharoe (Poeloe Laut) for Koetei and via the same places back on he 22ud

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frrsuranrr. GUARDIAN FIRE AND LIFE ASSURANCE OOMPANT LONDON. Established 1821 Subscribed Capital £2,000,000 Total Invested Funds, upwards of 3,000,000 Annual Inoome upwards of 400,000 The undersigned have been appointeAgents at Singapore and are prepared to issne policies against Fire on the usual PATERSON, SIMONS k 00. Singapore, Ist April, 1875.

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fnguranrr. IMPERIAL FIRE INSURANCE COM PANT. Instituted 1803. Capital #1,600,000. Paid-up and Invested 700.000. Funds in Hand 1,200,000. Directors. Rloh.M J. Alhtna, E«l. Alfrad Oomsm. rkoma* O. ftmbr, William Hawthon, Bobnt C. L. Bmn, O«m Hn*««t, POTrfTainowqiMt, ftamtwl Hrd«, JiBM Brand, M William I.yall. CharlM Can. Ckarta auryil, Otut* H.

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Inoiiranre« THB BOOTTISH IMPERIAL INBURANOE OOMPAJTT. in Capital ONB MILLION SmilM. Ckairmom— Alexandbb HnwiTß^Oß Bfi OmimUmg Aet—ry-B. Ambbosh Bbti O.TWomOBS, S OLAMOW P5l West Q»OMB Bdiibvmi S4Q™i£'*nam. Lowl)O f {'iKiNo WiixiamS*. Liverpool, f2B Exchajiai Sr. Bast. Manchebteb fSf O^ 11 80 2J52! (20 Boot* Srsaa* Ma*TBBAL, f 8*- viib Srmiar.

THE STRAITS TIMES FRIDAY, 21ST MARCH, 1884. LATEST MARKET QUOTATIONS. [ARTICLE]

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THE STRAITS TIMES FRIDAY, 21ST MARCH, 1884. LATEST MARKET QUOTATIONS. Simqapoki Jlsr Majlcs, IBS 4. ciumbier f T.37J. rflack Pepper 17.371. White Pepper, (air quality. iVm.. S«i?o Fluur, a«r i+s. Pcc.rl 6ago 3. ty'offee, bonthync 14.75. lapiuoa, tmali Flake Tin tO.. Muletwitt I I. ■Ik Ibt. Shirtiugt 1.52 i. 7

MAILS CLOSE. [ARTICLE]

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MAILS CLOSE. To-pat. Tv vm Rhio. Muntok aad BaUvia. B. ran ffytawK, p.m. Moulmein, l.'timhra, 8 pm. To-morrow. China. tWtOh, am Biltiton 4 Pootiumk, B. Wkatt Soon, II a.m. Padang, Ktirang. II a m. H..ni{kok, Kong B«»c;, 1 p.m. Dal Pyak rekhft, 1 p.m. Malacca and Klang, Louisa 111. 1

REUTER'S TELEGRAMS. [ARTICLE]

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REUTER'S TELEGRAMS. fFor Strait* Time*.) The Sot das. London, t()ti March. ('omniunicatiou is totally interrupted beyond Berber and the Nile blocked. Tbe tribes are closing round Khartoum.

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Thk prolonged detention of cargo boats by steamers after being ordered alongside by the Agents, has formed for a long time past a matter of great complaint amongst shippers, who have to pay a heavy demurrage on each boat per night, thus causing a serious addition to charges. The subject

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II Excellency tbe Governor was yesterday evening entertained at dinner by Colonel Hales and the Officers f tlii- Royal Inniekilling Fusiliers, at the Officers' Mess, Tanglin.

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Tut Krench ironclad Fictorieute, with Hear Admiral Meyer on board, left tbe Borneo Co.'t wharf yesterday mornibg for Toulon.

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His Italian Majesty's tteam corvette Caracciola, Captain de Amezaga, from via Macassar, anchored in the roads yesterday afternoon, and, at the long |>e!idant denotes, the it homeward irom a cruise round the world. Tbe Caracciola it a vessel of I.SOO tons, '2iH men and 8 gunt.

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With reference to a paragraph in Wednesday's paper stating that the P. A O. steamer A' Aim bad taken the place ut tl.e Zambezi on the Japan line, the latter yes- Tel having been withdrawn, we are in- formed by the P. <t O. Agent here that tbe Khiva passed

Pollard's Liliputians. [ARTICLE]

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Pollard's Liliputians. The Town Hall theatre was comj.letely tilled last night by a very appreciative audience to witness for the tjiird time the comic opera of Lei docket de Cornevitle. The occasion was a benefit to the young actors and actreMses, and the whole of the money collected %vill be

The Regimental Sports. [ARTICLE]

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The Regimental Sports. Tuk first day's Athletic Spoilt of the Uoyal luniskilliug Fusiliers came off ye*- I terday afternoon at the Taugliu Barricks, iud by kind permit- I [eon^st. ranged in eomraandr for the ladies and the civilians who attended, I though the number of the latter was not so

Telegraphic Summary. [ARTICLE]

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Telegraphic Summary. (From Enylufi and Indian papert.) LonJon, U\th Feb.— At a m.-etini; held to-day in London a motion wu adopted declaring the Cabinet responsible for the anarchy iv K»;y pt and for the 1 lood split there, and asking the Cjueen to dissolve Parliament and change the Ministry. London,

Police Courts. [ARTICLE]

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Police Courts. Tuesday, Bt/ore R S S. V. PtoaocMaay, li >i T.n Al. II .h i Yj™ whitewashing Oin»r Ro.id. of whi. h The urn: v*. Tin II alteration-i in Iki f wilhoat the pcrmM-i CommUnioners. Fiu.-.l !li 'S^^B See En* K« (female and". > should not b« bound I

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<^to SfobfrtttmKitW. BTEAM COMMUNICATION TO WBBTERN AUSTRALIA. Australian Steamship Company's steamer NATAL," J. Wood, commander, ander engagement witb tbe Straits •ad Wettern Australian Governments, is expected to leavi Singapore for Fremtntle, •sailing at BaUvia, Roebuck Bay, Cossack, Sharks Bay and Geraldton, as notified below PRO PO3ED TIME TABLE. Northward Service.

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BALE OF VAI .I'ABI.E HOUSEHOLD FTTRNTTCRE, 4c. Tbe property of R. S. O* Connor, Esq. Wednesday, 2nd April. Tbe undersigned are instructed by R S. O' Connob, Esq., to sell by Auction, at Mount Elizabeth Cottage, on Wednesday, 2nd April, commencing at 1.30 P. M. The whole of tbe Valuable

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tfto Sfabrrtisfmntt*. ROYAL ARTILLERY THEATRE FORT CANNI.VC. MONDAY AND TUESDAY. MARCH 24th A 25th 1534.1 Under tbe dittiuguithed Patrunage of TnE HON'BLE COLONEL ARTHUR HALES. R. I. F. Commandant Straits Settlements. MAJOR O. F. T. ANNBSLEY, Commanding R. A. Singapore, and Officers R. A. THE ROYJ L ARTILLERY MINSTRELS, Will

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jtrto 2M>frtf#nnCTitt4 THE BANKRCITCY ORDINANCE, 187 a In the supbkke Court r the SIRAITS SETTLEIIr.NTS. SITTHMKNT OF SINGAPORE. In the matter of proceedings f>r liquidation by arrangement or composition with creditors instituted by Koh Tkno Kat. of Singapore, Trader, carrying on butinett nnder the chop Teong Hin. A second general

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WEATHER KEI'OKT. fcsndanf Jfraiow UofUal, IQlh Uarck, 18t»4. »PJJT» P .M. IIIHIII j I hi.ncl.Jl r.L ..t?4 WM%c'ikTk

Report on Selangor for 1883, [ARTICLE]

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Report on Selangor for 1883, .i v\ t" t I'- u the j* ISVj, P make the I" being w. I Int. ll'.M*), ur_ unly Survey 1 from Stamps, Ba^BJ**" in amount, was treble th* Residential arstem wan partisllv J74, but it was 'hat all ed uuder the Kv*iil nts

SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE

ARRIVALS [ARTICLE]

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ARRIVALS 5 me Vmul'h Kami. Amd I Canar*. Feom. Sailid. Comrairns. m I 20 Rom Brit. «tr. M 6 Petenon Sourabaja Mar. 18 L. T. Wah ft Co. 20 Fannie Brit. itr. 11 Si Nielsen Cardiff Feb. 6P. Simoni 4 Co. 20 Caralciola Ital. cor. 1800 d« Ameiajm Macauar Mar.

CLEARANCES. [ARTICLE]

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CLEARANCES. V mil's Nahs. Flag Rio. CkntSK. Dmtikitiow. Dati. 21 21 21 £1 II XI 21 21 21 I'airnsmuir Imm Ban Whatt Boon Luc; Louisa 111 Ragka Kutnj Uraaf ru Bylandt liU de Cebu Le timbre Brit. itr. Brit. str. Brit. itr. Out. sch. Brit. str. Brit. rtr. Dut. str.

SHIPPING IN THE HARBOUR. [ARTICLE]

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SHIPPING IN THE HARBOUR. lesa*J> ar* NqnOM**) eomi. any orrsr Of o**4*sio*i in *bo*»ifctpjto»* is Vm»il'« Na»«. Cai-tai*. axd Anwrmp Fno«. Comromw. Patio* Rio- BsnkMleir*' Tbecke Dut. war 419 Mar. AAclmmq Dutch Comul. WiHlilf Se» Belle Huddle Col. rtr. 800 Mar. 13 Klang Col. GoTernment. Makco* M.trpie Vereker H. M.

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Jlotirrs. NOT. THr interest and responsibility of Mr. Geoboe Maceknzie in oar Firm ceased on the 31st December, 1483. riillTH. BELL A Co. Manila. 2Jnd February. 1884. FOX SALE. A 10 Ton Tacht. Apply to T. de M. BKADDELL, 36 Raffles Place, Singapore, IM March. 1884. to 24th inst. NOTICE.

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THE XEDBRLANDSCH INDH* BTOOMVAART MAATS^HAPPT CHINA SERVICE. Commehcino with the steamer on the Ist April, the C.mpinv's Steamer*, leaving Batavia on the Ist of each month, will call at Singapore, en route to Saigon, Hongkong and Amoy, and over the same port* back to Batavia. Th Steamers employed on this

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ftotfrt*. TO LET. With Immediate Vwtbt. That large and commodious Havoc, situated at tbe corner of Oxley and Orchard Roads Rent moderate. Apply to SATLB A 00. I Singapore, 13th March, 1884. NOTICE. I, the undersigned. Quake Bibw SoObT, formerly in f artnership with T«O Pi* Cruan and Quake Tek

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KATZ BROTHERS. APOLLItfARTS WATER, Thb Natural Soda Watbb. «Tac qneen of table waters." British Medical Joubnal. APOLLINARIS WATER. Supplied continuously to the Table of R. H. THE PRINCE OF WALEB during the last five years. APOLLINARIS. THF. NATURAL SODA WATER. 'Far superior to manufactured aerated waters. Medical Times and Oaietti:,

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♦tort* anrj iHrrr 1 JOHN LITTLE A 00. RAFFLES PLACE, Singapore. WINE AND SPIRIT MERCHANTS. Importers of Provisions, Groceries, Oilmam Stobes. Oigars, Tobacco, Hardware. Glassware Lamps. Saddlery and Harness, Crockery El.-ctn Plated Ware. Jewellery, Stationery Perfumery, Fancy Goods, Arms and Ammunition, Ladies and Gentlemen's outfit ters. Watch and Clock makers.

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TSE T PANY LIMITED. Thb work* of the Oompany are situated at Tanjong Pngar, within one mile of the town of Singapore, and comprise the fol- iwinc establishments, viz Wharf.— Affording berthagefor twenty vessels at one time with sufficient water 1 tlongside for vessels of the heaviest draught, and protected

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refitting and coaling of steamers, a'so Shears oO«it>l**» for takinir ootmasts. Boilers %c Vnrther inform t ion may be had at the n«« of Me««r«. Pat^i-son. Simons A 00., "ennrn' A«wm»« who forward T Omrrams to *li« T>ooV 're->. CHARLES WISH ART. M«.n»ge r Singapore Ist July 1«75. 'v. c.)

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&ox\tto. TAN.TOVO KATONO HOTEL' This Hotel is now open to rece»»i 1 bosrders. Great care has been liestowed on the I hnildintr of these premise", which will be I 'onnd on inspection to be airy and commodious Being aitnated on the sea-beach, it commands an extensive view of the Harbour.

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'ittt. T^OBTNSOX CO. I I.TEB QUAT, PINfJAPOBE. for-posicc the ("Vnh Dr.p -rs. Milliner.. «iIV V.rcer. FI disbers, Olovers, and Oc^ernl On'fitter". Gk»tlfmfn'hOutfit-inoDfpa'>tmi'nt. Every de"cription of cl..thi-g RssjsVosj tlie snoriest notice by an experienced ""utter, fit guaranteed, a good asrortment „f sweeds, worsteds, serges, broadcloths for election. Calf walking shoes. Sl.ootirg

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tfotfrr. IMaki«.1 Maki«. and*O? Fi.in Wk» always on h.tnd a w..;i s«il»,i«j If Jewellery, Wntcl:.-, instrnments, tc., or mprisin Bracelets, Ladies Brooches, Oer.Karrmgs, Silv.r w a v. Ladies' ringn, Signet rinira. Mart Weddir.if rtrijn, ■i iinn, Bar^.r l iains. Sleeve But Palm tons *nd Links, Comp neila. Bin. t l,nt'.,Ti«.