# The Hong Kong Government Gazette/Volume 39/No 57

The Hongkong
Government Gazette.

No. 57
Vol. XXXIX.
Victoria, SATURDAY, 30th DECEMBER, 1893.

His Excellency the Governor has given his assent, in the name and on behalf of the Queen, to the following Ordinances passed by the Legislative Council:—

Ordinance No. 14 of 1893.—An Ordinance enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, to apply a sum not exceeding Two millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars to the Public Service of the Year 1894.

Ordinance No. 15 of 1893.—An Ordinance enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, to authorise the Appropriation of a Supplementary Sum of Two hundred and Thirty-five thousand One hundred and Eleven Dollars and Ninety-three Cents to defray the Charges of the Year 1892.

By Command,

G. T. M. OBrien,
Colonial Secretary.

Colonial Secretary's Office, Hongkong, 22nd December, 1893.

No. 14 of 1893.

An Ordinance enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, to apply a sum not exceeding Two millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars to the Public Service of the Year 1894.

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William Robinson,
Governor.

[22nd December, 1893.]

Whereas the expenditure required for the service of this Colony for the year 1894 has been estimated at the sum of Two Millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars: Be it enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows:—

1. A sum not exceeding Two Millions Three hundred and Forty-seven thousand, Four hundred and Eighty-one Dollars shall be and the same is hereby charged upon the Revenue and other funds of the Colony for the service of the year 1894, and the said sum so charged may be expended as hereinafter specified, that is to say:—

 Expenditure. $Charge on account of Public Debt, 177,026 Pensions, 86,260 Governor and Legislature, 41,339 Colonial Secretary's Department, 35,976 Audit Department, 10,000 Treasury, 24,888 Public Works Department, 89,791 Post Office, 163,646 Registrar General's Department, 24,726 Harbour Master's Department, 60,707 Lighthouses, 15,418 Observatory, 12,752 Stamp Office, 4,318 Botanical and Afforestation Department, 20,950 Legal Departments, 70,538 Ecclesiastical, 2,200 Education, 79,886 Medical Departments, 84,714 Magistracy, 25,172 Police, 235,884 Gaol, 58,024 Fire Brigade, 20,098 Sanitary Department, 62,557 Charitable Allowances, 5,200 Transport, 3,000 Miscellaneous Services, 72,411 Military Expenditure, 332,000 Public Works, Recurrent, 162,500$1,982,981 Public Works, Extraordinary, viz.:— Central Market, $99,000 Praya Reclamation, (Government Contribution), 30,000 Slaughter-House, and Sheep and Pig Depôts, 30,000 Goal Extension, 40,000 Kowloon New Roads, 5,000 New Streets, Kennedy Town, 3,000 New Water Mains, 5,000 Sewerage of Victoria, 40,000 Water Supply, Kowloon Peninsula, 85,000 Tytam Reservoir, Clear Water Channel, 4,000 Extension, MacDonnell and Austin Roads, Kowloon, 8,000 Kowloon Cattle Depôt, 7,500 Village Water, Drainage, and Sewerage Works, 8,000 364,500 Total,$2,347,481

Passed the Legislative Council of Hongkong, this 21st day of December, 1893.

Arathoon Seth,
Clerk of Councils.

Assented to by His Excellency the Governor, the 22nd day of December, 1893.

G. T. M. OBrien,
Colonial Secretary.

No. 15 of 1893.

An Ordinance enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, to authorise the Appropriation of a Supplementary Sum of Two hundred and Thirty-five thousand One hundred and Eleven Dollars and Ninety-three Cents to defray the Charges of the Year 1892.

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William Robinson,
Governor.

[22nd December, 1893.]

Whereas it has become necessary to make further provision for the public service of the Colony for the year 1892, in addition to the charge upon the revenue and other funds of the Colony for the service fo the said year already provided for: Be it enacted by the Governor of Hongkong, with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows:—

1. A sum of Two hundred and Thirty-five thousand One hundred and Eleven Dollars and Ninety-three Cents is hereby charged upon the revenue and other funds of the Colony for the service of the year 1892, and the said sum so charged being expended as hereinafter specified; that is to say:—

 Expenditure. $Charge on account of Public Debt, 8,466.16 Pensions, 1,886.54 Governor and Legislature, 2,924.12 Colonial Secretary's Department, 1,824.94 Treasury, 2,500.69 Post Office, 35,272.30 Registrar General's Department, 600.76 Harbour Master's Department, 3,033.46 Observatory, 1,643.44 Stamp Office, 245.32 Botanical and Afforestation Department, 863.52 Legal Departments, 9,424.49 Education, 3,138.47 Medical Departments, 13,690.62 Magistracy, 1,921.75 Police, 16,925.28 Gaol, 2,089.40 Sanitary Department, 5,204.01 Charitable Allowances, 3,474.10 Transport, 1,324.55 Miscellaneous Services, 8,359.30 Military Expenditure, 4,373.27 Public Works Annual Recurrent, 18,655.89 ⁠Ordinary Expenditure,$147,842.38 ⁠Extraordinary Public Works, 87,269.55 ⁠Total, $235,111.93 Passed the Legislative Council of Hongkong, this 21st day of December, 1893. Arathoon Seth, Clerk of Councils. Assented to by His Excellency the Governor, the 22nd day of December, 1893. G. T. M. OBrien, Colonial Secretary. Government Notification.—No. 478. His Excellency the Governor has been pleased to appoint Edward Albert Ram to be Acting Sanitary Superintendent and Acting Secretary to the Sanitary Board from the 1st proxime during the absence of Hugh McCallum from the Colony or until further notice. By Command, G. T. M. Obrien, Colonial Secretary. Colonial Secretary's Office, Hongkong, 27th December, 1893. Government Notification.—No. 479. Notice is hereby given that the Li Hing Shing Firm have compiled with the requirements of Ordinances 16 of 1873, and 8 of 1886, for the registration in this Colony of their Marks as appled to Matches; and that the same have been duly registered. By Command, G. T. M. Obrien, Colonial Secretary. Colonial Secretary's Office, Hongkong, 27th December, 1893. Government Notification.—No. 480. Information has been received from the Military Authorities that Artillery Practice will take place as under, daily, from the 2nd to 31st January, 1894, (Sundays excepted), between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. From Stone Cutters' Island in Westerly and South-Westerly directions. From Belchers in Northerly and North-Westerly directions. From Lyemun in Easterly, South-Easterly and North-Westerly directions. From North Point in North-Easterly and Easterly directions. From Kowloon Dock in Easterly, South-Easterly and Southerly directions. All Ships, Junks and other vessels are cautioned to keep clear of the ranges. The inhabitants of the houses near Belchers and Kowloon Dock are warned to keep their glass windows open during the practice, and all people working in the vicinity of Belchers Battery are also warned to keep clear of the part which will be indicated by gunners placed on sentry for the purpose. By Command, G. T. M. Obrien, Colonial Secretary. Colonial Secretary's Office, Hongkong, 29th December, 1893. Government Notification.—No. 481. The following is published. By Command, G. T. M. Obrien, Colonial Secretary. Colonial Secretary's Office, Hongkong, 29th December, 1893. Postal Notes. 1. Postal Notes of the values named below, payable within three months at any Post Office in the United Kingdom, or at Constantinople, can be obtained at Hongkong or at any British Post Office in China at the following prices, which include Commission:—  1/- 45 cents. 1/6 68 " 5/-$2.25 10/- $4.50 20/-$9.00
2. The purchaser of any Postal Note must fill in the Payee's name before parting with it. He may also fill in the name of the Office where payment is to be made. If this is not done the note is not payable (within three months) anywhere in the United Kingdom, or at Constantinople. Any Postal Note may be crossed to a Bank.
3. Postal Notes should always be forwarded in Registered Covers. If this precaution is not taken no enquiries whatever will be made as to the loss or alleged loss of any Note.
4. Postal Notes issued in the United Kingdom are not payable in Hongkong or China.

General Post Office,
Hongkong, 28th December, 1893.

Post Office Notice.

Poste Restante Correspondence, 29th December, 1893.

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General Post Office, Hongkong, 29th December, 1893. 憲示第四百八十號 輔政使司 曉諭事現奉 督憲札開定於西歷來年正月初二日起至三十一日止即華歷十一月二十六日起至十二月二十五日止除禮拜日外每日由朝早八點鐘起至下午五點鐘止各營官定在昂船洲炮臺操演炮位其炮口就在此臺向西方及西南方開放在卑路窄炮臺向北方及西北方開放在鯉魚門炮臺向東方東南方及西北方開放在北角炮臺向東北方及東方開放在九龍船澳炮臺向東方東南方及南方開放爾各船户人等切勿駛近炮碼所經之處凡屋宇附近卑路窄炮臺及九龍船澳炮臺其居民臨時須張開玻璃窗門切勿關閉以免不虞又凡在卑路窄炮臺附近作工者切勿在有兵巡邏之處行走勿怱等因奉此合亟 示諭眾週知毋違特示 英一千八百九十三十二二十九日示 近有附往外埠吉信數封無人到取現由外埠附囘香港 郵政總局如有此人可即到本局領取茲將原名號列左 付舊金山信一封交謝子良收付鳥約信一封交潘裕籌收入 付舊金山信一封交廣勝利收付舊金山信一封交陳譽文收入 付舊金山信一封交譚永懷收付星架波信一封交胡公發收入 付舊金山信一封交陳文機收付舊金山信一封交安隆收入 付舊金山信一封交永同昌收付舊金山信一封交麥閏收入 付舊金山信一封交黃渭源收付小呂宋信一封交黃亞月收入 付舊金山信一封交李茂賢收付尊士巴信一封交陳炳恒收入 付舊金山信一封交鄧世暢收付毛厘士信一封交何廣仁收入 付舊金山信一封交黎澤玖收付暹邏信一封交廖崇煒收入 付舊金山信一封交鍾世波收付鳥約信一封交楊大任收入 付舊金山信一封交余民中收入 現有由外埠附到要信數封存貯 郵政總局如有此人可即到本局領取茲將原名號列左 一封交陳煥興收一封交黃仲愷收入 保家信一封交梁謙記收保家信一封交公和號收入 保家信一封交廣榮生收保家信一封交江金姐收入 保家信一封交杏春號收保家信一封交周懋昭收入 保家信一封交同發號收保家信一封交吳才收入 保家信一封交復和號收保家信一封交何松收入 保家信一封交廣興號收保家信一封交祥興收入 保家信一封交廣成豐收保家信一封交同利收入 Supreme Court of Hongkong. The Court will sit in Summary Jurisdiction, every Friday, until further notice. The Court will sit in Original Jurisdiction, on every Monday and Thursday, until further notice. By Order of the Court, Alfred G. Wise, Registrar. The New Shanghai Electric Company, Limited. In Liquidation. A meeting of Shareholders, to receive the final accounts of the Liquidation of the Company, will be held at the Agra Bank, Limited, Shanghai, on Monday 29th January, 1894, at 4.30 p.m. By Order of the Liquidators, Chas. J. Dudgeon, Liquidator. Notice. We are authorised by Mr. Albert Eduard Deetjen, Sole member of the firm Messrs. Deetjen & Co., to give notice that the said firm of Messrs. Deetjen & Co. has finally closed its business in Hongkong, And that the procuration formerly held by us has expired by effluxion of time. Reiss & Co. Hongkong, 30th December, 1893. Now on sale. A Chinese dictionary in the Cantonese Dialect, by Dr. E. J. Eitel. Crown Octavo, pp. 1018. Hongkong, 1877–1883.  Part I. 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 Part II. K–M,. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $2.50  Part III. M–T,. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$3.00
 Part IV. T–Y,. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $3.50 This Standard Work on the Chinese Language, constructed on the basis of Kanghi's Imperial Dictionary, contains all Chinese characters of practical use, and while alphabetically arranged according to the sounds of the oldest dialect in China, the Cantonese, it gives also the Mandarin pronunciation of all characters explained in the book, so that its usefulness is by no means confined to the Cantonese Dialect, but the work is a practically complete Thesaurus of the whole Written Language of China, ancient and modern, as used all over the Empire, whilst its introductory chapters serve the purposes of a philological guide to the student. A Supplement, arranged for being bound and used by itself, and containing a List of the Radicals, an Index, and a List of Surnames, will be published and sold separately. LANE, CRAWFORD & Co. Hongkong, 15th January, 1883. For sale. The Cities and Towns of China A Dictionary of Reference, By G. M. H. Playfair. Price—$3.00 per Copy, bound.

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