Title: The Melbourne Advertiser, Port Phillip
Date: February 19th 1838.
Accession Number: MS13486
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Melbourne Advertiser
Port Phillip Australia
Written for, and Published by, Jno P. Fawkner
Monday February the 26th 1838 Melbourne
No. 9 Vol. 1

For Freight or Passage
The Strong built
Cutter Rebicca is now laid
on as a regular Trader between
Melbourne and Launceston
and is one of the fastest
Sailing Crafts in this Trade
will prove to Shippers of goods
or Passengers the most eligible
conveyance between Melbourne
and Launceston Apply to
Jany 24 / 38 Captn Bell
For Sydney Direct
The Schooner Sarah Capt
William Winkworth will leave
for the above Port on Saturday
3rd March - For Freight or
Passage Apply to the Master
on Board or to
Mr W F A Rucker Agent
Melbourne 20 February - 1838
From 100 to 2000 feet of
good Cedar at 6 pence per
foot 20000 Shingles at 20/
per 1000 Window Sills of Sydney
Stone and large Size worked
or rough - 2000 - 5 feet Split
Paling for Sale of V D Land
at 12/ per 100 they are ready
for delivery orders on V D L -
will be taken in payment
of the above
John P. Fawkner
T. D. Weatherly
takes this early opportunity
to inform his friends and the
Public that he Supplies Families
with the best wheaten Bread
at the lowest possible price
and to those who wish
it he allows one Months Credit

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