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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

.114" ' Tarrant's Motor Cars. "THE FORD" leads the world. This (,'in- is the best and cheapest on Hie murtet. Secured the best for Petrol Consumption by Raining full points ill the Sydney to Melbourne reliability test, doing 31 miles per gal lor for 575 miles. YOU SHOULD BUY A FORD. Price, Singlc-scator, £210; Fivc-scaicr, £225. B.S.A. An English favorite. The B.SA., 15 h.p., proved its worth on all roads, and is a triumph of English manu'acture. These cars are backed by a reputation second to nore. ^ _ j\ F.N. Silent and Economie.il. This car is of real quulity, and its perfec x '"'-i. / tion of build and material makes it silent running, economical and lasting. 2G miles per gallon. IS h.p. Price, £530. Also Rover, Fiat, Mercedes,JJSunbeam, Austrian-Daimler, &c. Agent for Motor Bicycles, Motor Cars, and all Accessories.! Petrols and Oils always in Stock. .CAMERON BROS. SELLING REPRESENTATIVES, " Cameron's Corner," BCGRT. A/VD MQBTGAGE GO. LTD. WOOL WAREHOUSES, 573 to 579 CO...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TOO WELL KNOWN TO NEED AN "AD." [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

TOO WELL KNGV/fHO NEED AN "AD." I This idea that you have lived v.) hmp I in town that everybody knows vou :\v.c vou don't r.e'td to ndwilitc is a mi-.take. j 'l'his vcjy iiulilVciencu to advcitisinj;, huUfi'uieace to duinvj business as it is I (Joum i:i this day and aye, is what has enabled the catalogue or mail order ium^y io yrow from mere nothing to ^rcal concerns. The merchant who can convince- the people of his section, and keep them convinced that his store il the best place to buy this and that arti cle, will not lose tiade to [lit: mail onlet house. Of course he cannot afford to ;;et out a catalogue as thick as a l!ible. but ho can keep an advertisement in his local paper, anil see that it is changel. thus keeping new bargains continually befor the public, .le should also have a mailin;,' list, and send out a circular letter at iea.it once a month. Don't look upon your country newspaper as an object of charity. There is not a single country newspaper in the State, with a ge...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Close Season. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

The Close Season. For the whole year.—Tits, wild turkoy, emu, white craues, fantails, inopoko, laughing jackass, ibis, kuns roos, larks (nil species), l)'ro birds, magpie larks, native bears, owls, platy pus, robins, curlews, and swallows, wild pigeons and doves of nil kinds, black swans. From 1st August till 0.30 a.m. on 15th February.—Quail of all kinds, except Culifornian quail. From 1st July till o.LiO n.m, on 1st February.—Wild ducks and toal of all kinds, wild geese of all kinds, cooti, gang gang cockatoos, magpies, native companions or Australian cranes, land rail, plovers (except southern -sifllw plover or curlew), lionoy eat^Vs (except | wattle birds and leather/fteads). It lias been decide^ that opossums shall be protected i/i all parts of the Statii throughout /ha year, instead of for the six months muling ;>lst Oc tober. Tiio O/ma .Department eon ii.lcrs that it will be two or three years before l/tere will be n break in the close seij/on. Owing to the excep tionally ...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

"STQTT Be in Kendigo soon. E3EO"VV ABOUT A New Suit? Call on EE E3 2E2. 33 Mitchell Street, Bendigo, 2 doors from Kin# Street.

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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POSTAL RATES. NEW SCHEDULE DETAILED. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

(/■r rOSTAli KATES. NEW SCHEDULE DETAILH!). Tiic new postage rates, which ciime into forco on 1st May, when penny postage will operate throughout tlm Commonwealth, aro ns follows :— Letters. Id per loz. Letter cards, single, Id each ; reply, Id each half. Postcards, eiuglo Id ; reply, Id each half. Printed papers, ns proscribed, Jd per 2czs. or part of 2ozs. Books printed outside Australia, $d. per lozs. or pmt o£ 'lozs. Ijooks printed in Australia, Jd. per 8cw. or part of 8ozs. 'Alrianzincs, that is to any— (a) Magazines, reviews, serinls, am! otliei1 similar publications printed and published in Auslrnlia in numbers nt intervals not exceeding thrcu months, id. for Soza. or part of Sozs. (J>) Magazines, reviews, serial*;, and i other similar publications (incluili'ig | newspapers) printed and published out nido Auatrulia in numbers nt intervals not exceeding threo months, £d. per or part of -lozs. " linnsttrd," that is, reports of Par liamentary debates printed and pub Jished by...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DIFFERENT MAKE-UPS. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

DIFFERENT MAKE-UPS. "All tlio world's a stage," Kaid Mr. StorminRtou Barnes. "Yes," replied Sonator Sorghum, "About tlio only important distinction to bo noted is that somo of as kava to make up our mindfl instead of our facts," .

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

Stock and Station Agents. MELBOURNE OFFICE, 4OS Collins Street. Branches: iuambaTOOK, Boort, Charlton, Wych proof, Kerang, Swan Hill, and Bui-ham (N.S.W.) Auctioneer' N otice. ED. TRENGHARD 8. CO. BEG to,notify to their numerous cli ents that they have established a branch of their business in Quambatook. They have purchased a block of l^nd adjoining tho trucking yards, upon whicn thev are erecting Good and Convenient Yards in which they wiU hold regular Stock Sales. . Thev will be pleased to order trucks for Fat Stock for Newmarket, and superintend the loading of Stoc»\, and will also supply latest information on the market, ^ DUNSTAN, Quambatook Representative. QUAMBATQOK STOCK SALE. Thursday, Jan. 15>. 5"l DWARD TRENCHARD &. CO. will f lii hold their usual Stock Sale in their new yards as above when they w.ll yard Sheep, Cattle, Horses, S.e. Special Entries for Next Stock Sale. Further Entries invited. EDWARD TRENCHARD & Co. Quambatook. Mallee Farming. TO LET O...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MAKE YOUR DISTRICT KNOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

MAP YOUR DISTRICT MOWN. Concerning- sonic* parts of this c\ton . sivc district views comes but seldom. This is not entirely our fault : we haw* • no miraculous power of knowing v. hat is happening at all the places within our area of circulation. It is the fault 01 residents in the silent places. Will some man or woman take the matter in hand and caur.e the silence to cease. If no one else is doinjj it for your district will you try on these lines ? Send accounts of public and events in your township or neighbour hood, such as wedding, deaths, accid ents, concerts, sports, sncval Ratherin^:?, r.Kitters touching diiivic5. industries, etr. Write the namw of p-jnons and piac very distinctly. Don't bother about grammar or snc!! tntf ; il's the editor'ji wt/j-K to look :inf-r tho^e triiles. The barest skeleton L enough. Write only on one side of the p.i;i;:r. Give /information, but let ciiti ;:-m ' alone Writ- your nanv and audic-- on s unc .corner—not tar publication, but t<-...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FUNLETS. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

k 5L#.' FUNLETS. What hoard tho bed-tiokP—The ehef fonior. Why did tlie napkin-ring?—Because tho chair rune, .What did tlio lard pnilP — Tho frightful kerosene. What inado tlio bod-sprmg?—It saw tlio umbrella-stand. Why didn't tho papor-weilitP — It must always go before tho tablo leaves. Wliat was it the marmalndoP—A table-leg, _ Where did tlio milk-jar?—It jardin loro. Whoro did tho parachute?—At tho gas .rauKO. Why did tho ice cream—Beoayse tho egg-beater.

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

A MELBOURNE TRAMWAY OFFICE! writes this Letter. W5r. Charles Rock, of 42 Glatien-st., East Brunswick, who for 33 years has fiHSed an important position in the Melbourne Tramway and O.B. Company, writes this Setter, which ether ©fr.oii&Ss can confirm, to Tesas lis a Document of special interest '~$o s.5S railway and tramway men. 42 Eh Jen Sir-el, :• ■ East Brunswick. 2/4/12. tom;o ltd., "tt was ilio end of December, 1911, that I oausht cold ami • war. laid up 'vi'h pleurisy, which became very serious. T!ib doctor .thought it advisable to consult with another physician regarding .my illnsss. For three days MY TEMPERATURE WAS 104 DECREES. MY LIFE WAS DESPAIRED OF, BUT IT WAS TilROUCSI TAKIHC THE naOTOS'8 ADVICE THAT I AM III THE LAND OF THE LIVING TO-DAY. Ha advised my wiro to get CLE'.'.SilTS TONIC FOR ME. 'THERE WAS L!irn l!i THAT MEDICINE.' I am coiiyincctl that when lio salt!, 'Life in Cloinsnts Tor.ithey were THE TRUEST W0.1D3 HE EVER UTT^R'iD. I on: sure tin; I vvoiili! h...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE LETTER [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

MELBOURNE LETTER (From our Spooial Correspondent.) Tho call of the beaohes has become insistent. Thero are few who can rosist it at this soason. Tho conse qtiunco is that accommodation of ail kinUs is at a premium, and tho dis comforts that arc inseparable from the re.-iionso to tho call whon, as with tho majority of us, it cannot be made do luxe—a motor for tho journoy and a well-appointed bungalow at its end— detract considerably from tho enjuy linnt. Every year sees tho shores ol l'ort Phillip moro thickly dotted witli eninp structures. In soma of them tho pleasing offects that are so easily an<l inexpensively obtained in cons tructing buildings of the kind, are maifest, but tho majority are junt tho ' weatliorboard and gal vanised. iron structures, which are so utterly at varianco with the requirements of Australian climate, but which mako up so large a part ol tho cheaper kind of dwellings alike in town and country, or seaside resort. These week-ond domiciles among t...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The [?] Times. WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7, 1914. Local and General News. Mechanics' Institute. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

; ISfto (pttqutLuttoofi*' '^imon," WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7, 19M, Local and Genera! Haws. Mechanics' Institute. The usual monthly committee meeting, which was to have been held last evening, lapsed for want of a quorum. Only Messrs Adam thwaite (President), Muldoon, J. Whitehead and the secretary, Mr Fradd, were in aUsiidande-. Holiday rftiail.tieS; The iiridertow during surf bath ing has claimed most of the vic tims during the holidays. Th,e "didn't know it was loaded" epidemic is on the decline. A Rsc3i-d. Mr J. B. Mann, of Cannle, has established what is looked, on . in this district as a reeord in Strip ping. In 22 working days, with two harvesters, he stripped 730 acres on a 6-ft. cut. Four hi an, with two teams, were engaged, and both Kien and horses took turns each half-day. Accounts. In another column Mi\S. Cam eron notifies that outstanding accounts due him must be in by 4th February. This is o^ing.to his proposed intention to leaSe his Quambatbok propsl-ties: To HoliSctiolders. O...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

To stand this Season at Quambatook, and Travel the Surrounding District, the PURE-BRED CLYDESDALE STAL LION, Premier Ward. Rising 7 years. Imported from New Zealand. PREMIER WARD (290, A.D.H.S.B. and SS-1, N.Z.S. B.t is a power fully built Bay Mallion, standing 17 hands high, with lots of Rood quality bone and hair, and has grand action. He holds the Government Life Certifi cate for Soundness. Premier Ward's SIRE, Premier's Pride (11,S45 C.S.B., imp.>, won as a two-year-old, first prize at the Royal Show, London, and first prize at Castle Douglas; in New Zealand he gained first and champion prizes at Ashburtcn in 1907; his progeny have won many prizes in New Zealand. Grandsire, Baron's Pride (9,122 C.S.B.), won numerous prizes as a youngster, and in 1894 was first and champion male ex hibited at Aberdeen ; he also won first at Glasgow. In 1S94 and 1895 he won the Kirkcudbright District Society's premium ; in 1S96 he gained the Machars Wigton premium ; and in 1897,| 1S93, and in 1...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Office at Budgerum Closed. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

Office at Budgei'um ^ Closed. Wo arc.in receipt of the under mentioned communie-'.tion from Mr S. Sampson, M.H.E., forwar ded on to him by • the Acting Deputy Postmaster-General■ "I have the honor1 £o inform you that representations have been made to this 'office by Mr M. T. Kelly, the son of the late Receiving Officer at Budgerum, urging that the Receiving Office at that, place be closed. Enquiry was. made by th is Departrnen t i n the mattexv and it. y;as" ascer tained that the residents prefer red to goi ito the Post Office at Quambatook for their .correspon "dence, and that no inconvenience would be.. caused by the closing of the office ; also, that ho one was willing to undertake the duties of Receiving Officer, I have, therefore; approved of the closing of the Budgerum Receiv ing Office as from the 31st De cember, 1913, and the necessary action is being taken accord ingly."

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

tea Coffee Palace, QUAMBATOOK. One Minute's Wall; fram Railway Station. ri.-st-ciiisn Board £t Rcsidoncc VACANCY FOV- BOARDERS. Meats 1a, Bods 1 g« MRS COLES, Proprietress. R tl. GOOD, general C Mission Agent, Pliimbir, Oasfitter, PATTE JSO'N STREET, QUA MBATOOK, VtftSHES ti intimate that he hus VV pSr«)ja.'5d (lie Plumbing Busi nesses of Mr I . Williamson and Mr A. Johnson, and desire* to notify the General Public that he is prepared to carry out plun oing of all acseiiptions nt moderate pi ces. WORKMAN <IIIP GUARANTEED} Sidrwfaeturef of ths "Federal Water 'frtnkn. Paths, and Ilor. Troughs. Cash ^uyer of Grain. IIou3e, Land, ■ itoclc and Station Agent. Every desc iption of Commicsior Asency Busi.iess conducted. A pent for— Buckeye Ha-vester Co. Commercial (Jnion Assurance Co. Dn'gety and Co., Grain Merchants. A. E. ADAMTMTE. LAND AGENT AND VALUER. STATE LAND TAX ASSESSOR. Farms & Buiidinpr Alioimonts for sale. CcScal ResidentaJ Sites, Cheap. agent for L. A. Fnirb...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DISTRICT NEWS. SEA LAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

DISTRICT NEWS. —1 » SEA LAKE. The rainfall registered at Sea Lake for the year was 12.42 in ches. Since the opening of the wheat season a total"of 2(1,000 bajjs has been delivered at Sea Lake, 11,000 at JJerrhvillock, and 5000 at Bokrbeat. It is not anticipa ted that the average yield of wheat in this part will realise expectations entertained earlier in the season, bat (notes the Times") the total yield will be above the average.

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?] and Motor Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

Soling and Motor Notes, J3. At Pearson, the well know11 N.-S.W. Ioilg' dlsicnce read rice1' aid holder of the Sydncy-Alel Wourne road record of 4!) hoiir.i, is <1 great bsliayer in the three sp:ed gear. f'ewson considers it the greatest cycling invention pin:e the advent of the DunlOp pi.'0umatjc tyre in 1883. In his great ride li'c.'JJ Sydney to Mel bourne, Pearson road t'Vcrv hjll, and everyone who has traveliefl tho overland route knows what that- nteans, .. What surprises this great f'orid i'Jdsr, rsncl also ni'iny o'tiier tfrd'hiirierii rctod men, is that the variable speed has licit caught on in this c'oiiWtry to (he exte .it it should. Pearson thinks that the trouble is that most riders who have tried them have not harrifc lio-,v to use them properly.add to. the best advan tage. There ,is. too touch ten dency to^witi!; itffo the lowest gear as soon as an up gJ'acte. is seen, ar.d then pedal oneself right out, trying to maintain the same pace as has been obtained jV...

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BOY CAPTAIN IMPEACHED. TOO FOND OF ICE CREAM. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

BOY CAPTAIN IMPEACHED. TOO FOND OP IOE CR0AM. Asserting that thoir captain was ro j peutedly neglecting his duty by spend I mg too much time in moving picture | sliows and ico crcam stalls with, small I girl friends and that ho always insis 1 on keeping possession of the key ' to their nttio headquarters building in the park, ionic iJOU or 300 schoolboys, composing tho membership of tho Now Xoik iioys' Park Protective League re cently voted to impeaclr their captain, -Moses ltotker. it was about six months ago that hoys, ranging in ago from 13 to 16 years who attended a public school not far Horn Central Park, under tlie direction of i.huir scijool principal, iormed tho JJoys' Park Protective League, with, tho object of aiding tho attenuants and po licemen in keeping mischievous boys and &vu\vn persona from destroying tlio sce nic beauties of tho park. MlUoe" Rot Icer was made captain of tho boy police men . Park Commissioner Stover gave to the boys the use of a small log ca...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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HOUSEHOLD HINTS. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

HOUSEHOLD HINTS. Tlw proper way to wash a knitted coat is as followsMake a good lat ther and dip the coat up and down in it till all the dirt is extracted. Tlion rinse it in warm water (taking oaro not to wring the coat at all) and put it- into a pillow-slip. Pin this on to a clothes-lino on a dry, windy day, and when the ooat is nearly dry tako it oun and put it on a coat hanger to finish drying, if you stuff a few newspapers in the sieoves they will hang bettor. Coloured cotton dresses show signs iu time of Ircquent visits to tho wash tub, and yet, apart from their loss of color, are stiii quite wearable. Tho best plan then is to bleach thorn. It iuay be accomplished this way in most oases. Fill a largo pan with water, and put in one tablespoonful of cream uf tartar to each quart of water. Put iu tiio iaded garment, bring the water lo boiling point, and let it boil for turce huuis, stirring it at intervals. Tuko out the irook, riaso in cold wa ter, and then hang it in tho an* to d...

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RADIUM ON DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 7 January 1914

. RADIUM ON DEATH. ''lCven ill an ago of wonderful dis coveries that announced to-day is well calculated to astonish the least imagi native. It cannot bo said that tho curative properties of radium are as yet definitely established, though thero ls excellent ground for hopo in tho facts cited by Sir Frederick Treves," says tho Daily News, "Hut tho mero details oS the new discovery aro so amazing that tho mind staggers at them. "The great harrier to tho adapta tion of inventions to tho service of man has Hourly always been tho absenco oi sumo olieap and ellectivo way of dis seminating them What tho ltadium Institute lias done is to maku it pos sible for any country doctor to em ploy tho most expensive known sul> stauco in thu treatment of jhis pa • tionts at a very moderate cost. It j is only necessary to bottlo tho <iman atious, of tho radium—whioh for cur ativo purposes aro as effective as tho radium itsolf, which aro given off con stantly by it, with a practically ne...

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