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From: Kathryn Bax <>
Subject: Re: [ZA-EC] HYDE
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2005 00:00:06 +1000 (EST)
Many thanks in transcribing this and sending it to the
Can I ask if the last extract should read W. HYDE
rather than A. HYDE?
Thank you again for your kindness.
--- R Wat <> wrote:
> Extracts from Graham's Town Journal:
> The Cape Frontier Times, Graham's Town, Tues, April
> 27, 1847
> TO TRAVELLERS
> HOUSE OF ACCOMODATION
> W. HYDE
> Begs to inform Travellers and others that he has
> taken out a licence to keep
> AN INN
> On the Farm "Hounslow" (known by the name of
> Niemand's Kraal) near De
> Bruin's Port where Travellers and others will
> receive every attention
> Wines, Brandy, Gin, Beer &c,&c, by Retail.
> The Cape Frontier Times, Graham's Town, Tues, Sept
> 21, 1847
> A post of 20 men (Fingoes) will be immediately
> established at Niemand's
> Kraal, under the command of Mr W. Hyde of that
> place. The Government engages
> to procure the services of these men, and three of
> four landed and stock
> proprietors of the neighbourhood, with whom the
> establishment of the post
> originated, are to pay and ration them.
> The Cape Frontier Times, Graham's Town, Tues, July
> 18, 1848
> DIED - at Hyde's Hotel, Graham's Town; on the 2nd
> inst. Mr CHARLES BURTON,
> aged 31 years.
> The Cape Frontier Times, Graham's Town, Tues, Jan
> 16, 1849
> Mr A HYDE
> Having removed from his hotel to the Premises
> adjoining, offers the former
> place to Let. The property consists of 12 large
> rooms and Kitchen with
> walled in yard, and is every way adapted for either
> Dwelling House or Store.
> Kind Regards,
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