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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
SALE OF NEW ENGLAND PROPERTY. Messrs Hain and Seariglit, Sydney, report having sold "Gingiee," containing 1259 acres C.P. arid C.L., situated at Weilingrove, near Glen Innes, at a satisfactory cash price, to Mr O. R. Chariton." Buyers and sellers receive every attention from'\x=req-\ Main and Seariglit, 12 Iioftus-street, Sydney.*
THE HOUSE OF ENTERTAINMENT. ANOTHER RIOT IN PARLIAMENT. Mr Wood Dragged Out by the Police. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
THE HOUSE OF ENTERTAINMENT. ANOTHER RIOT IN PARLIAMENT. Mr Wood Dragged Out by the Police. There was another riot in the New Soutli Wales Parliament this afternoon. Again the police were called in to assist the Sergeant-atArms in the removal, of members whom the Speaker (Mr Willis) ordered out. For perhaps ten minutes the scene in- the Chamber approached very closely the proceedings on. that me-; morable occasion a fe>v weeks ago, during Mr Willis' Speakership, when policemen made their first appearance in .Parliament, There was much .shouting and gesticulation, and a big fight made by the pposition against the summary: procedure; ; As soon as the Speaker took the .chair, - Mr Wade called attention to tne"' presence of Mr Wood;- who, he . said,, desired.to say something regarding the motion, passed' by the. House some time ago suspending him. The Speaker made an observation, which was not audible in the Press gallery. --- . •• Mr Wood, rising, said, "Do I un\x=req-\ derstand,AMr ...
SATURDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
SATURDAY. 11.30 a.m.—Galarie, Bedgerabong, Condobolin, Nowiand's, Yarra Yarra, Carrawobitty, Eulomo, ' Traversdale, M'Phillamy's, Raw\x=req-\ liu's, Hall's, . Hope, Gemalong,* I Porter's, Kennedy's, Sweeney's, Bogandillon, Cadow, Morgan Bros.', Borambil, Monwonga, Pretoria, Warroo Police, Gorin\x=req-\ ella, Anderson's,, "Weelong, Speck's, Glenyarra, TJah, Russell's, Pearce's,: Amor; Chandler's, Leslie's, . Warangla, I Barry's, Boyd, Scott's, Tregal\x=req-\ : ^ana. . . " . • 3.55 "p.m.—Sydney, T.P.O., Bathurst, Orange, Molong, Young, Cowra, Melbourne, Cookamidgera, Parkes, Daroobalgie, Ticlibornet (Late fee, 4.5 p.m.).
FORBES MUNICIPAL COUNCIL. FORTNIGHTLY MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
FORBES MUNICIPAL COUNCIL FOKTNIGHTLY MEETING. &lt;i*The -usual fortnightly meeting- of tlije Forbes Municipal Council was h'cjld in the council chambers on Tuesday evening last. - Present: The Milyor (Aid. J. Edwards), and Alder\x=req-\ mdn WalladeHunter, Arthur* Sam, M. jLfJe, I. Bell, and Leo. Reymond.' (' INWARD- CORRESPONDENCE. ) From. N. J. Smith, re lane at rear of Mr S. S; Smith's property, and asking for extension of earthen forma tion'for about one chain.—Referred to'the.dnspector for report. • From J. H.' Bates, architect, stating that lie had carefully looked tlirough the ■ building regulations handed' to: him, by the Council; and considered them an-excellent, set of by-laws, which would be of great benefit to' the municipality from all points:-of view. He hoped to see them adopted. ■The cleric explained that these would constitute a new ordinance,. and had been formulated by a special; committee of the Local Government Association, .and submitted to -the £t|mial ...
MONEY FOR THE ORANGE ROAD. ALDERMAN LEE'S MOTION. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
MONEY FOR THE ORANGE ROAD. ALDERMAN LEE'S MOTION. The Town Clerk, at Tuesday night's meeting of the ] Council, in reply to a question asked at the previous meeting as to what money had been spent on the Oraugj'e Road, produced the resolution', carried on May 9th, that £100. be spent on the Orange Road. 't ■ Alderman: Lee's noticcj ol'.-. motion was that, tenders be called lor putting in wooden mileposts on the Orange Road,' and that ;G 100 a year be spent for three years in improvements to that road, but that was not the way ; in which the j motion was carried, explained the clerk. . Aid. Lee I asked for '£ 100 a year for' 3 years. The Mayor: £ 100 was granted for one year only.\x=req-\ The clerk explained tliat the Council could only deal with one year at; a time. . Aid. Lee: I remember now;', aldermen said they could not. bind themselves for 3 years/ ■. With regard to the wooden mileposts or wooden mile-" stones, , Mr Mayor-—(laughter)—I would like to see into that matter. Once yo...
GOOLAGONG. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
G001AG0NG. (From Correspondents). On Tuesday, 130 points of rain fell here. Notice lias been given to'\x=req-\ the settlers of a possible flood. ■ Mrs G. Walsh's; little girl is now' alright, having recovered : from her recent illness. ' Grasshoppers are inv great evidence, -and; it is feared' they will-do, a lot of damage later on. There are a number, of strange birds in this locality. The school teacher recently sent - two . birds to the Government naturalist,'who identified them as the yellow-breasted shrike tit; and the . little diamond bird. As the outcome of the recent heavy rain,',the Kangaroobie Creek, which empties into the Lachlan, over-ran its banks, which it .very seldom does. The rain waters destroyed a lot of fences here, but a nice green shoot now shows in the grass.
TUESDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
TUESDAY. 11.30 a.m.—Calarie; - 11.30 a.mi:;—Condouolin, Newland's, Bedgerabong, ■ M'Phillamy's, Hall!s, Rawlin's, Jemalong, Kennedy's, Sweeney's, Bogandillon, Porter's, Cadow, Morgan Bros.', Hope, ' Borambil, ; Monwonga, Pretoria, Warroo Police, Carra\x=req-\ wobbity, Eulomo, • .Traversdale, Dunns.; (Fairview),. Donkin's, Corrinella. 3.55 p.m.-—Sydney, T.P.O., Bathurst, Orange, Young, Cowra, Melbourne,; Molong, Coolcamidgera, ■ Parlces, Tichborne, Daroobalgie. (Late fee,-4:5 p.m.). 9.30 p.m.—Eugowra, Cowra, Goola\x=req-\ gong, Grenfell, Ooma Creek, Wenz's, Ooma Station.
TOWN IMPROVEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
town! improvements: .The prospefct of tlie railway being, constructed-^y^urs thriving village in . the near future has evidently given an impetus the Jiulding trade. Several .,buildings are in course of erection, and /others are contemplated; while therelis little doubt that in the near futureximprovenienta in :^I\e;.business - as privately, will be something to/appreciate'. and admire' by residents and others. -•
WEDNESDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
WEDNESDAY. " s7- a.m.—Parlces, Bogan Gate, Trundle, Condobolin. 11.30 a.m.—Calarie. • . 11;30. a.m.—Yarra Yarra, - Anderson's,; Speck's, Weelong, Glen yarra, Uah, -Pearce's, Russell's, Amor, Chandler's, Leslie's, War-! ' angla, Barry-s, Boyd, Scott's,! Tregalins. • ■;■■■■. 3.55:;p.m.—Sydney, T.P.O., Bathurst, Orange, Young, Cowra, Melbourne, Molong, Cookamidgera, Parkes, Tichborne, Daroobalgie, also Goolagong, Wenz's, and Tomanbil (via Cowra), Grenf ell (T.P.O.), Trundle and . Bogan .Gate (via Parkes). .. Gate (via Parkes). dLate fee, ■ 4.5 pm.). 9.30 p.m.—Eugowra.
RIFLE CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
rifle' club. .'A shooting of the above took place oh Saturday, 2nd inst;, with' the following results, i viz.:— t j 200 500 600. T'l Jpi. .T. Herbert . . 33 33 35 101 Eij-Banham . . 34 -33' 2S 95 V'."E. M'Millan. . 30 32 30 92 V-. B. Green halglr 29 31 31 91 m. E. M'Millan. . 33 29 26 88 M.'Thorncroft . . 32 ' 24 27 83 RXM'Millan . . . 29 24 23 76 R. Telford .... 15 26 22 63 A. Qhatman . . . . 26 ~1S 16 60
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
Lou Laneyrie, Has pleasure in announcing that he has taken over the Club Hous5 Hotel;' -v.7 EUGOWRA. Which he' is running as a thoroughly Up-to-date District Hotel. Ample Accommodation of the Best. GOOD STABLING. Best Wines, Beers, • and Spirits only stocked. The Albion, COMMERCIAL AND FAMILY HOTEL. ONE OF THE HOMES OF THE WEST. • GEO. DAN VERS, PROPRIETOR. E. E. RICHARDSON, PROPRIETOR. Tattersail's Hotel, FORBES COUNTRY CUSTOMERS SPECIALLY CATERED FOR. ONLY THE BEST BRANDS STOCKED. J. J. FLANNERY, PROPRIETOR. METROPOLITAN HOTEL, ' CORNER RANKIN & TEMPLAR STREETS, FORBES. J. J. WALORONf Having obtained a lease of the above well-known and centrally-situated hotel, solicits the patronage of the public generally Splendid accommodation for travellers and visitors. Large and well ventilated apartments, all of which have been refurnished. Hot and cold water baths. Sample rooms, Only Best Brands Liquors Kept. , First Class Cuisine—Two Tables. TARIFF'RE\x=req-\ DUCEJU. CALL AND SEE-...
THE WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
THE WEATHI5R. During the past fortnight most unseasonable conditions have prevailed in ; and around j/EugowraV - Heavy showers, with aphick and stifling atmosphere, have',been the order, and although the .rain came as a, blessing to householders- and: the town generally,' we regret the rain , will mean a big loss -io our farmers, who are just now int the thick of harvesting operations.,- , / . From flmres kindly supplied by Mr Childs, Of.Eugowra, the following falls of raijti were recorded for November andlDecember, viz.:—Novem ber 2Sth, 9ij points; November 29th, 55 points; (December 1st, 19 points; December Sjnd, 133 points; December 5th, 145 "points; while in; the locality of Munga[ and along "tlie' Earkes road, a much heavier downfall was "'registered ,on December 5tli.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
atelier 1 Hallofan i auctioneers, j * .station agents, salesmen! auctioneer, A ation, and general sion agent/ it for The Insurance Olrice of |ia, Ltd., Fire, Accident, and; |>ck. . llione'176. ipt. (Vandenburg Building)} tiMf 8MMI issiii iRA, rSMAN,' AND STOCK /iSTD STATION AGENT, .s. Opposite Tattersall's. Hotel. kAlsiiat BENALLA (Head Office), ' Maud Branches, Victoria. |C AND PROPERTIES A- SPE\x=req-\ 81ALITY. Lists on. applica ly Review, posted to. any ad took knd Station Agents PARKES Bedford, Taylor & Weston, Ltd. STOCK & STATION AGENTS, Wellington and Orange HORSE SALES A SPECIALITY. CORRESPONDENCE INVITED. Write 'for List of Cheap -Properties and Stools,- ■' j™ 1 _ ' 1T ( v . 1 fl| i 4 It JI " ^ 9 /L( ijf 7 x) \ ■> V 1 l> % ' K? i t i ««a v. •' '•■ ' : v w~ t ^ f * i ^ * i !j? *" ' ; h ■ '/"-j i * v * >y ^ '; ^ -i' ' r-> ■ a
DISTRICT NEWS. EUGOWRA. FARMERS AND SETTLERS' ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
DISTRICT NEWS. EUGOWRA. (Prom Our Own Correspondent)'.' FARMERS AND SETTLERS' ASSOCIATION. •; The ordinary1 monthly meeting of the aboye was held in the School of Arts on Saturday, 2nd lust. Mr J. II. Greelrihalgh presided, and a fair attendance of members were present. " Correspondence was received from" the Boree Shire Council, relative to pertain, matters asked for, and stating jtliey would have to stand down in\x=req-\ Ideflnitely, . owing to shortage . of jfunds. ] The secretary was instructed ' to ask the President of. the Council to, re-submit the matter of the /bridge over Mandagery Creek to the Council, pointing out the flooded state of the creek at tlie present time, and that it will bei perhaps, a. week before the residents of Eulimore can use their crossing,. being- compelled in the meantime to traverse long distances to reach their ' destination; also to remind the Council that £ 60 or £ 70 were previously ear marked for a water supply tor Eugowra. The matter of direct ...
[?], DECEMBER 8, 1911. THE FIRE BRIGADE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
EC"EMBER 8, 1911. The famous old saying that a ship should not be endangered for the sake of a hap'orth of tar, is sometimes more honored in the breach than the observance, and we\liave seldom encountered such an illustration of this than the Forbes' Eire ^Brifeade. i We have here the spectacle; of a splendidly equipped body of men—splendidly equipped; in all but a main essential v-va body of men .capable of the most useful service to the: ^community, yet robbed of their full-'utility*.be-, cause of departmental, cheeseparing. Forbes is a scattered town, covering a. large area, and if a fire breaks out in the outskirts, a certain amount of precious time would in any set of circumstances have to be sacrificed in reaching the scene. The loss would be minimised, however, if the brigade were in possession of a horse or horses, but thi«, is where the hap'orth., of tar part of the business comes' in.The brigade is provided with a fine outfit, they have a splen\x=req-\ didly.appointed stat...
APPRECIATION. WHAT PEOPLE THINK OF "THE ADVOCATE." [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
APPRECIATION. WHAT PEOPLE THINK "THE ADVOCATE." After the Municipal Council meeting on Tuesday night, the Mayor (Aid. J. Edwards) invited aldermen and the Press to his room, where/ in a lew brief: words, he welcomed the representative of /"The Forbes Advocate," and congratulated the proprie-. tary oil having made a decided acquisition to the journalism' of Forbes. The toast of "Prosperity 1 .to- "The Forbes Advocate" was honored, and responded to, Aid; Lee subsequently adding his congratulations. "We think' your paper bright, newsy, and well-written, with life in every line of it, and wish it every success. "iTcmr article on the Freezing Works is very, very good, and Mr, Siddall is very pleased." That's what they A.hink of "The-Advocate" out at Daroobalgie, or Droubalgie, or, as the Eskimos out, that way spell it in the ice room, Troubalgie. • And this is what some of our contemporaries are kind enough to say: ' Friday last saw the birth" of "The Forbes Advocate." I't is a journalis...
CHOOSING SENATE CANDIDATES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 8 December 1911
CHOOSING SENATE CANDIDATES. The ballot taken by the Forbes\ branch of-the,Political Labor League, ; the partial result of which was published in Friday's issue of this paper;: is now complete. Many of the members of this branch; however, were, not allowed to vote, because .they were also members of' the; A.W.U., and. had to vote in. that union's bal-v lot. There-were 104 votes recorded here for the 35 nominations subr mitted,- the most successful being J. Grant (general secretary of. the P.L.L.) 73, Frank Bryant (organiser of the Typographical Association) 5 3/. J-f-D." 'Fitzgerald'- (barxister-rat-law "aiid journalist) 36, and Hector La\x=req-\ mond (editor of "The Worker") 27.