You have viewed 1 newspapers today. Please Register in order to view more newspapers.
We are retrieving your image from the archive...
We are converting your image into tiles...
Allen's Indian Mail And Official Gazette (Newspaper) - January 16, 1868, London, Middlesex AND OFFICIAL PUBLISHED EVERY i tilt 1 -a Vol. 796.] JANUARY 16, 1868. 6d. page 51 52 Summary and Review Original Medical Committees 52 Indian Biographies 53 Study of Oriental Languages 54 Spirit of the Indian The Tea Collapse in Assam 55 Female Education in India 55 Political Bearings of the Abyssinian 55 The Proposed for India 55 Indian Officers and the New Steam 56 Decentralised Finance 56 A Separate European Army for the East 57 Bengal Health of the Bengal Army 57 Mr. Justice on Female Education 67 Dr. Cayley on Ladak 68 The Signing of the Treaty with Burmah 59 Station 60 Miscellaneous 61 Madras Fever in 62 Miscellaneous 62 Shipping and Commercial 63 Bombay Bombay and Bengal Steamship 63 Station Miscellaneous Official &c. Government General Alteration in the Relief Sanitary Native &c. Government General Orders The Command of Native Regiments &c. Government General Steel Scabbards for Native Officers War Office Domestic and Deaths Home Miscellaneous Shipping Domestic and Deaths reported at the India Office Stocks and Securities Advertisements pag 6-1 61 66 67 67 67 67 67 67 68 68' 69 69 69 70 70 70 71 Bengal Madras dates of Dec. 8 13 China (Hong Kong) Burmah Bombay Ceylon Dec. 1. Nov. 4 Dec. 14 17 maids to The Mails to are made up in in each as Care ghould be taken an the respective dates to write along the top of the envelope the route by which should be the particulars of will be found On the 3rd, at 6 via Marseilles and to all parts of 4th, at 8 via to and 10th, at 6 via to and 12th, at 8 via to Bombay and for Letters to Madras and Lower Provinces of 18th, at 6 via Marseilles and to all parts of 20th, at 8 via to and 26th, at 6 via to and 27th, at 8 via to Bombay and for Letters to Madras and Lower Provinces of When any of the above dates occur on the via are made up on the previous and those via Marseilles on the following rates of Via 1 Is. 8d. Every portion of an oz. an additional Is. 8d. Via 6d....... 1 Is. Every portion of an oz. an additional Via 4 3d....... Each succeeding 4 3d. Via 4 2d....... Each succeeding 4 &c. Via 4 6d....... Each succeeding 8 Is. Via 4 4d....... Each succeeding 8 8d. A of Mail Packets now leaves Marseilles on the 19th of every month for Postage for Letters and Papers to India and China the same as is charged the English via Letters intended to be forwarded by these Packets must be specially French Mail Packet from may not exceed 5 lbs. in or be of greater dimensions than twenty-four inches in or twelve inches in width or IN ALL CASES 18 8 6d. 8 3d. 8 Is. 8 8d. SUMMARY AND The last Calcutta mail brought no later news from from Madras the latest advices bear date December VS. Having little else to talk the Madras Times discusses the weather and the while the bemoans the alarming influx of rogues and from In North Arcot a week of showery weather had done so much good to the standing dry crops that a large breadth of cultivated land was considered to be out of In the Madras district however things looked less hopeful for the dry the amount of rainfall being still twenty inches below the Some other especially the were suffering from deficient so that the tanks which are fed by rain and river remain and the seedlings which depend upon the water from the tanks are not yet In Bellary the progress of tillage had been checked by the want of Similar complaints were heard from and the The crops in the Delta however were very and prices So they were in some of the less fortunate a fact which hardly tallies with the complaints above From the accounts were specially plenty of rain and thriving with the natural result of falling There seems to be a marked increase of cotton cultivation throughout the In the present state of the American this is as it should at least if Senator one of the largest of the speaks with the authority of his In his late speech on the he despaired of ever restoring America's old supremacy in the progress India had already made in producing fabrics equal to the best samples of American The complaint about white loafers seems to have been suggested by the passing of some forged notes on the Bank of It is not at all certain that native rogues are not the true culprits but any stick will do to beat a and from black rogues to white is a natural The latter gentry we are from Australia in charge of Most of them are time-expired convicts some of them were probably convicted At any argues the let Australia keep her own rubbish at home instead of shipping it off to terrify our inhabitants and to fill our Workshops and European Travelled Britons are patronising Madras as well as Lord the Earl of and Sir T having had their fill of in had reached the Southern Presidency on their way to the in quest of big Our only wonder is that so few English travellers go out to India in quest of anything at Lord Napier's Government is all for extending railways in Besides other there is now some prospect of a line from Coimbatore to the foot of the It is also under debate whether a tramway or a light railway shall be carried from the station on the Madras line to or even to The Extension of the Great Southern from to was to be opened for traffic some time in Trichinopoly and Tanjore would thus become linked with the main line of railway in Southern It is curious to note that the of Mysore differ markedly from their in Bengal in their ness to learn their In that province they take
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 130 million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.