Title: The Melbourne Advertiser, Port Phillip
Date: February 12th 1838.
Accession Number: MS13486
Image Number: pp0027-002-0 List | Thumbnails | Image | Zoom | Transcript

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Derwent Bank Agency
The undersigned
hereby gives Notice that from
Thursday next the 8th inst
he will receive Deposits and
discount Bills and orders for
account and under the respon
sibility of the Derwent Bank
Company at Hobart Town
V D Land Wm. F. A. Rucker
Melbourne 6 February 1838
First established Hotel
in Melbourne Fawkners Hotel
Supplies to the Traveller & Soujor
all the usual requisites of a board
ing house and Hotel of the very
best quality being mostly laid
in from first Mercantile house
in Cornwal V D Land in ad-
dition to which there will be
found mental recreation of a
high order There are provided
7 English and 5 Colonial week
ly Newspapers 7 British month
ly Magazines three quarterly
British Reviews up to July &
August 1837.
A very Choice Selection of Books
including. Novels. Poetry. Theology
History. Philosophy. Chemistry
N.B. A late Encyclopedia
The use of any of these Works will be
free to the Lodgers at the above Hotel
Melbourne 11 Jan 1838
The undersigned most res
pectfully begs leave to inform
his friends and the Public that
he has on Sale at the Stores of
Mr John Batman for Cash only
Fat Beef mutton { £ s d
and Lamb per pound { "-" 5
Best flour per 100 pounds - 1-5-0
New Potatoes per pound "-"-3
Good Old Jamaica Rum {
above proof per Gallon { " 15"0
Old Madeira in cases {
per Dozen { 2-2-0
Do Port in Do pr Doz { 1-18-0
Best cavendish Tobacco {
per pound - { " 5-0
Shot of various Sizes {
at 9 pence per pound {
And many other articles
at equally low prices
The undersigned will also
allow his Butcher to Call daily
upon Families for orders
B.G. Hollins
T D Weatherly takes this
early opportunity to inform
his friends and the Public that
he Supplies Families with
the best Wheaten Bread and to
those who wish it he allows
one months Credit -

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