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A DISAPPOINTMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
A. DISAPPOINTMENT. Tte pushing School of Arts people are doomed to disappointment over the proposal to light the institution with electricity. The Public Works Department have written through Mr. Brinsley Hall to say that a communi- cation had been received from the Department of MineB and Agriculture ^r^S^^^^feîstoMwÉw prepared to sanction same. "^'"-T
MRS. MARY McHUGH. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
MRS. MARY MoHUGH. The death of Mrs. Mary McHugh took place at the residence of her neioe, Miss Ada Roberts, Pitt Town Road, on Tuesday. The deceased ; formerly resided at Liverpool, and was a sister to the late Mr. Roberts, who ' used to live on Pitt Town Road, and who was a well-known old identity. The funeral took place yesterday, the remains being interred in the Roman Catholic Cemetery at Windsor. Mr. T. Collison curried out the duticB of undertaker.
MRS. JULIA HOLLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
- :j MRS. JULIA HOLLAND. ? ^^^^^^yfa^fê.wp^ *}à-ï^ street, passed away on Monday afteH noon last at the ripe old age of ^ yean. The old lady, wio wasanative of Ireland tended in Windsor foi 58, years. She hardly knew what it wail to have a day's illness until six weeks prior to her death, when life's allotted span began to close, and she had to take to her bed. She gradually sank. She was the mother of Mr. Daniel Holland, J.P., to whom she vas greatly attached. Her husband predeceased her by a number of years, and had reached his 86th year. The funeral took place on Tuesday after- noon, and was well attended. The pall-bearers were Messrs. F. Gamp-: bell, W. 0. Barker, N. N. Pendergast, and J. McNeiUy. An im- pressive service was conducted in St. Matthew's R. C. Church prior to the funeral, when the Kev. Father Mao donell made some feeling remarks on the life of the deceased. The altar boys, carrying crossess and cruoibles, headed the funeral procession, which wended its way to St. M...
The Battle of Gettysburg. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
The Battle of Gettysburg. I After a lapse of seven years, the manage- ment of the Cyclorama decided to replace " Jerusalem" by re-erecting the masterpiece of Cycloramic Art, tbe " Battle of Gettys- burg," which caused so mach excitement here some years ago. For the hut four years America, and Europe have been searched for a scene fit to replace Jerusalem and jollow " Gettysburg," but nothing could be found that would not suffer too much by com- parison. A South African scene could not be had, a battle scene was wanted, and a constant wish being expreared by Cyclorama visitors to see Gettysburg again, it was determined-as nothing equal to it in any part of the world could be found-to re- erect Gettysburg. This has been done, and visitors to the city will, after recent events, find a special interest in seeing what war really means. The management have added a most facinating novelty to the Hall of Illusions, which, with a quantity of new Cinematograph films, make up a splendid exhibi...
COLO. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
news that Mri. Jïátí iïiiHia ^»talo¿fl: à J grant of £10 jor thiaù-'ÇdrÂiwjj'Ç of ? ttoggy "Wheeney, Thia is, without ) * doubt, a very necessary work. The £7t), if judiciously Jaid out, will conduce incalculably to the prevention 1 of -distress in times of flood. The land is very low, but there is a fairly large stream running through it,' which, if properly cleaned out, would convey an immense amount of water away, and thus, many valuable crops might be saved. The Road Super, intends-sounds funny, eh ?- having a road surveyed from the Bullock Wharf to the Mouth, round the eastern side of Colo. It would indeed be a palpable con- venience to have those places connected by road ; and there seems no reason why they should not be, for both Mangrove Greek and the Macdonald River have roads along both banks'while at the present there is not a road along even one of the Colo's banks. Tho Super also in- forms us that he will endeavour to have that road leading from Mr. Turnbull's to Mrs. M...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
Cash Stores, GEORGE-STREET, ^.^WINDSOR. W. PENDERGAST HAVING BOUGHT OOT DICK BUR- ROWS' WELL-KNOWN STORE, Begs to Solioit a Continuation -OF THE LIBERAL PATRONAGE HITHERTO AOOORDED TEE OLD ESTAB- LISHMENT. General Stores, Bacon and Cheese. ANDERSON'S GARDEN SEEDS. COLONIAL WINE MERCHANT. T. L Jarrett, TH RIVSRSTO'JE JAILOR, . . IS NOW MIKING . . A Grand Display -OF The Latest Tweeds, And is Prepared to Execute Orders in the Latest Style \ot Batta, with Perfect Finish from £3 3s. CASH. ALL GOODS THOROUGHLY SHRUNK, ALLI WORE GUARANTEED. NOTE THE ADDRESS : T. A. JARRETT, Higll-to Mm, ppm
Church Services. SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
Church Services. 8UNDAiT, SBPTEMBEB 7. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. St. Matthew's, Windsor, ll and 7 (Special Thanksgiving Services for rain), Rev. S. G. Fielding. Vineyards, 8.30, Mr. F. Simon. St. Peter's, Richmond, ll and 7, Rev. J. Howell-Price, Eural Dean. St. Paul's, Agnes Banks, 3.30 p.m. North Richmond, 7 ; St. Stephen's, ll. Heights 3 (Spocial-Thanks¿iving Services for rain), Rev. Maurice Gray. St. Albans, ll ; Upper McDonald, 2.30, Mr. J.-T. Marx. Upper Mangrove, 2.30; Lower Bangrove, 10.30, Rev. H. W. Rogei'B. ROMAN CATHOLIC. Windsor, Mass, 8 o'clock ; Evening Devo- tions, 7 o'clock. Riverstone, Mass, 10 o'clock. Rev. 13. McDonnell. METHODIST. Windsor, ll, }tr. C. Woodhoure , 7, Rev. J. W. Winspear. Richmond, ll. Rev. J. W. Winspear ; 7, M"r. M. Myers. North Rich- mond, ll, Mr. Monk Kurrajong, 2.30, Mr. Monk. Wilberforce, 3, Mr O. Woodi ouse. Sackville, ll, Rev. H. Woodhouse; 7, Miss i Dixon. Lower Portland, 2.30, Mr. A. Walker Leet's Vale, ll, Mr. A. Walker; Lower Hawkesbury, ll a...
GROSEWOLD. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
yean), Margerie Wood (5 years « months) ; anthmetic, Kathleen Wood (6 years 9 montba) ; wriUng, "Vincent Dnsooli (7 years 4 moathß) ; spelling, James ? Millington (6 years). Second «lass-Beading, Phyllis MatheEon (9 years 4 months) ; arithmetic, Kora Stinson (8 years 3 months) ; writing, Earnest Walden (ll years 9 months) ; dictation, Nora.ßtinson ; home oxer, oises, Phyllis Matheson. Third class -¿-Reading, Ida Wood (10 years ll months); arithmetic, Austin Stinson (IO years 9 months) ; writinp, Austin Simeon, oral subjects, Austin Stin son; home exercise, Jessie Stinson (12 years. Miss Campbell, of the - local public school, reports that she has collected £1 13s lOd towards the Mount Kembla fund. _
RIVERSTONE. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
Mushrooms are very plentiful jt present^ and dozens of people are o¡ the warpath, gathering the daint; dieh. The dam which John Chinamai made in Eas tern'creek'got filled to th brim on Sunday last, so we ma; expect plentee vegetables soon ! A meeting was called last Saturda; evening for the purpose of forming i cricket club ; but nobody turned up and, therefore, the meeting lapsed Cricket here thiß season seems to bi dead ! On Saturday evening last the dele gates appointed from the two lodgei of Oddfellows met for the purpose o! discussing the advisability of holding an annual sports day, to be called thc Riverstone Friendly Societies' Sport* Day. The local Orange Lodge held e social evening on Saturday last, when fifteen brethren from the city were present, and a jolly good time wat spent. A meeting of the Riverstone Bicycle club is to be hold at the club room to- morrow night, when some important business is to be brought forward Every member should make it his special business to...
THROUGH SOUTH AFRICA. A Trok with the 2nd Regt. N. S. W. Mounted Rifles. IV. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
N.S.W Mounted Rifles. (BY TROOPER G. IV MORTIMER, OF RICHMOND ) ? I?. - , On August 26th tho column left Klerksdorp, via. Venteredorp and Vlakfontem, for the Megahesburg Mountains. On September 2nd the column formed a standing camp at Costerfontein, and from there« fight- ing column traversed a great number of rugged and precipitous valleys, in search of Boera. On the 3rd the column captured' twenty-one - prisoners, including a notorious Klerkedorp policeman, who uBed to " sjambok " unfortunate Kaffirs. On the 4th a heliographing party captured two Boers, and on the 5th the fighting column captured twenty six. On the 7th the column trekked to Ebenezer. On Sunday the 8th the column had a sharp encounter near Watewal. The Boers allowed the scouts and advance party to go past, and then suddenly opened fire on the main body, which was riding in close order. After eome shots had been exchanged, the Boers made off, with our men in pursuit. Three prisoners were taken. Whilst returning to c...
MARSDEN PARK. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
MARSDEN PARK. From the 25th. to tho 30th August the rainfall was 154 points. At Clydesdale 167 points were recorded. Mrs. Kiss's sister-Mrs. Aldersou, of "Louisville," Potts Point-last week gave an entertainment at her residence, in aid of the Mt. Kembla relief fund, and £15 was realised. By special request the entertainment is to be repeated on an early date. Many residents intend to avail themselves of the opportunity of seeing the reproduction of the opera, "Trial by Jury," in Windsor next Monday, Mr. G. Kiss (as Usher) and Mr. Hedley Garforth (Counsel) were among the performers of the same opera at Randwick a few years ago. Mr. J. Davis left the district for j Victoria on Monday, and his father,. Mr, William DÀÎ^B,^oihg him in a j p ill lïéâikfâ'^Si* the venture jifóve successful, Mr. Oliver Sedgwick w»H also go over to help work the claim.
[?] [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
lill', I. l'l w 11 l'tiv ':méim^'mom^f mm 9 a;m. on August 24 io 9 ^toi?on September i, ; 1,689-inch. - ? v > We are also indebted to our j respected astronomer for the follow- ing interesting figures The rainfall for last mouth was 1.457 inch, The average for the same mouth, as deduced from forty years' observations, is 1.598 inch. The greatest and least falls for j August since 1862 are 8.672 inches (in 1899) and 0,035 (in 1SS5). The total fall for the first eight; months of the current year is 6.196 inches ; but the average for the same period is 23.218 inches. During the last four months of the year 26.222 inches would be required to make up the average annual rainfall as deduced from thirty-nine years' observations-1863-1901. Up to Tuesday there had been 2 inches at the Agricultural College, 2.25 at Richmond, and 3 at River- stone. Kurrajong Heights had 302 points for last month, Penrith 202, and Parramatta 315. The rainfall for tho month of August was not only general all O...
LATE RICHMOND ITEMS. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
LATE RICHMOND ITEMS. Mrs. Arthur Hough (daughter of Senior-Constable Illingworth), with her little daughter, has been on a visit from Queensland for a few weeks. Mr. Hough also came over this week for a few days. The Richmond Amateur Dramatic Club added another brilliant success to their many previous efforts, by their, production of "Snowball," at the School of Arts on Wednesday evening. The attendance was not so large a*we have seen at previous entertainments given by the club, but, however, it was a fashionable and appreciative one, and the repeated and well-merited applause showed that the performance was up to the mark. The individual characters of the piece were splendidly pourtrayed, and the members of the club are deserving of the highest praise. Owing to the pressure on our space we are compelled to hold over a full report. Messrs. Simpson and Holdsworth, general storekeepers, Richmond, have now opened up their spring goods, and are offering exceptional value in prints, mus...
KURRAJONG. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
KURRAJONG. Kurrajong farmers are very busy getting in seed for every class of herbage and produce suitable to the season ; and the demand for seed potatoes is greater than the supply. It is likely that the Kurrajong Railway League will be the last to congratulate our Member on his success in the matter of the new traffic bridge ! Mr. R. Skuthorp, of Kurrajong, had a bit of bad luck on Saturday week, losing a very valuable brood mare. In a very simple way she fell and broke one of her hind legs, high up on the thigh. The mare is well known in the district as the dam of High Flyer. She was ex- pected to foal within a month, to Simmer. On Sunday last Mr. Clarrie Smith's chestnut mare -presented him with a handsome colt foal by Claredo.
THE MAYOR'S FUND. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
THE MAYOR'S FUND. The Mayor of Windsor, Mr. J. J. Paine, acknowledges with thanks the receipt of the following dona- tions to the above fund, and will be glad to receive any further amounts : Wiseman's Ferry ls. Fund Collected by Mr. P. J. Kelly 1 14 0 " Mr. J. T. Marx 10 0 " Cons. Loonies 12 0 "Hawkesbury Herald" ls. Fund. ... 1 ll 0 Mr. J. J. Paine . 10 Ol
[?] SHIPPING FUND. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
?J», ? '&lt;'vi'jf ] Ol i ) jv. , í ;hiït>ï'ft>lt} u ù>[L\ v. ...j^odofcoiiklbatiopowaraB; the alleviation of W^RMNIM by the Mt, Kembla disaster, we haw opened a shilling subscription list in aid of the sufferers. *' Hawkesbury Herald " staff 10 Windsor family ... ... 6 H. Pickup ... . 1 R.A. Pye ... ... ... 1 G. Kirwan . ... 1 Claude Farlow - . 1 W. B. Greenwell . 1 W. Padley . 1 Mrs. Bloome. 1 Bertie Bloome . 1 'Nellie McDonnell. 1 J. H. Bloome .-. 1 G.A.C. 1 J. O'Brien . 1 A Friend . 1 W. Ross . 1 "Woolly" . 1 £1 ll 0
Old Times. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
Old Times, We had another interesting cha " I with Mr. John Ford this week, when I the old gentleman carried us back to I the forties-to the " Good Old Days." He remembered, in about the yoar I 1843, the last regiment of soldiers leaving Windsor. It was the 50th tiegiment, and they were called away to the West Indies to fight Mr. Ford well remembers the band that headed the procession playing "O'er the HÍIIB and Far Away," and "relates what a brilliant send-off they got. In the latter end of 1843, a number of young men got together in Windsor and formed a band, which was called " The Teetotal Band." It was com- posed of fifteen players, and was con- ducted by Captain Edgerton. The names of some of the bandsmen were Michael Flood, William Alderson, and' Robert Dunston. The latter is the only surviving member, and is now residing at Freeman's Reach. The drum was made out of cask staves. Mr. Ford remarked that he was not the drummer of that band, but is proud of the fact that he was th...
Whist Tournament. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
Whist Tournament. [ The drawing for the first round of the whist tournament, now being ¡ played at the Windsor School of Arts, i took place on Tuesday evening, and resulted as follows : - L. Brown and W. Barker v, A. Hughes and G Cobcroft. D. Holland and A. Ranger v. F. Campbell and J Pendergast. R. Fowler and A. Greentree v. F. Broughton and J. Ward. J. Hull and A. Hannabus v. J. H. Bloome and R. B. Walker. D. Mayne and J. Dick v. W. Pad ley and J. W. Chandler. A. Stearn and M. Wheeler v. W. Moses, sen., and W. H. Hull, W. Perry, and J. J. Paine v. J. Lamond and A- Grimwood. W. Campbell and H. Bowman v. B. Ward and T. Lobb. A. D. Fowler and G. Podmbre a bye. The tournament was commenced on Wednesday night, when about 30 members were present. A good deal of interest was centred in the play. Two heats were played. Hughes and Cobcroft beat Barker and Browny m
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
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Hawkesbury Race Club's Spring Meeting. [Newspaper Article] — Hawkesbury Herald — 5 September 1902
Hawkesbury Race Club's Spring Meeting. -»Av . '-«JV ïhe spring meeting of the above 1 club was held at Clarendon on Satur | day last ; and it brought together a big gathering of sportsmen, in spite of the fact that the elements in the fore- noon vere very unfavorable from a racing man's point of view. There J was a fair sprinkling of local folks,* but not as many as one would expect to see. The rain in the city caused many to stay away from the meeting who, under other circumstances, would have taken the trip ; and it also bad the effect of reducing the number of fair sex that usually attend the meet- ings of the club. Mr. 0, S. Quest, tho secretary, had all the arrangements up-to-date, as usual, and everything passed off satis- factorily. Mr. A. W. Sly, who assisted with* the clerical work, also carried out hi* duties efficiently. Mr. W. Plummer, with the Leger booth, and Mr. A. Collison, Derby booth, did well, as did also Mr. Peter Beveridge with the public luncheon booth, and Mr....