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1872, Catherine Connell - Unfit For Publication
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Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter, Sat 17 Feb 1872 1

WAGGA WAGGA POLICE COURT.
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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 1872.
(Before the Police Magistrate and FA Tompson, Esq, JP.)

CATHERINE COLLINS [sic] and John Dunn were charged with indecent exposure in a public place. The particulars of the case are unfit for publication, and both prisoners were very properly sent to gaol for six and three months respectively.

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The Wagga Wagga Express and Murrumbidgee District Advertise, Sat 17 Feb 1872 2

Telegraphic.
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SYDNEY.

Wednesday, 2 pm.

THE following candidates have been nominated for West Sydney:—Wearne, Windeyer, Robertson, Booth Campbell, Raphael, Fisher, Dansfield, Gould and Lloyd.

Thursday, 7.45 pm.

    The election for West Sydney was terminated with the following results:—Wearne, 2997; Booth, 2925; Robertson, 2059; Raphael, 1966.

Friday, 9 pm.

    The Earl of Belmore holds a farewell levee on Wednesday, and sails for England on the following day.
    The Sydney Meat Preserving Company is to commence operations immediately.
    The Kiama Agricultural Show was a great success.
    The mail steamer left Melbourne yesterday at 4.30 pm.
    Wool is in active demand, and prices are firm.

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MELBOURNE.

Friday, 8 pm.

    Tuesday next has been appointed a day of public thanksgiving for the recovery of HRH the Prince of Wales.
    The cattle market has been dull. Best beasts are worth 20s per 100 lbs, but other qualities have declined 10s per head. Best wethers are worth from 13s to 14s; medium qualities are easier.

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POLICE COURT.
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WEDNESDAY, 14th FEBRUARY.
(Before the Police Magistrate.)

    DRUNK AND DISORDERLY.—Catherine Connell, charged as above, was fined £1, or one month’s imprisonment.

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FRIDAY, 16th FEBRUARY.
(Before the Police Magistrate and the Town Clerk.)

    INDECENTLY EXPOSING THE PERSON.— John Dunn and Catherine Connell, charged as above, were respectively sentenced to three and six month’s imprisonment.

 


1  Wagga Wagga Advertiser and Riverine Reporter, Sat 17 Feb 1872, p. 2.

2  The Wagga Wagga Express and Murrumbidgee District Advertiser, Sat 17 Feb 1872, p. 2. Emphasis added.