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A Column of Comments. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 2 April 1914

A Column of Comments. [By R. E. Flkxshos.] Judging by the guinea-fowl style of vearing the hair affected by some local ,'oung men of late, the forthcoming wool clip should bo a good one. The intelligent compositor often gets blnmcd for mistakes which sometimes appear in print that are really not of liis making, but in a district paper I quite recently came across a "howler" which shows that the comp. was either too full of the subject he was setting, or something else. Here it is in all its majesty :—''Very large congrega tions attended the church on Sunday last, when harvest thanks giving services wero hold. The church was very tastefully decorated with fruits, cereals, (lowers, and vegetable13, and the Rev. preached two powerful and appropriate pumpkins " Th >y were talking about bo-cing, and depli/red, the fact that no white hope h.id'arrived to down the mighty Johnson!' when the local carpenter joined the group and took part in tho conversation. "Johnson, iod.-ed, who's Johmn...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 2 April 1914

Our First Show of Winter BROWN, CORKE & Co.,

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Burramine Picnic Races. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 2 April 1914

Burramine Picnic Races; Tlie annual meeting of the above club was hcM in Mr J. J. Lwless's paddock, Burramine South, on Wednosday lost, and nctracted'a largo, attendance. Messrs John O'Dea and J. J. Lawless, hon. secretaries,, had all tHo arrangements in excellent order,, and as fioldt§ were Urge aud closo finishes the order of the day,jthe meeting was the best yet huld,by the-club. Rosults:— Mrtiden Brush Hurdle Race—2 mile?. G. Burns'-Allara»[U. Brown] ... ... I' J. O-'^eaqilii Doursinan [Owner} • 2 J. Manoney's Amy, Bock [Brasher] -3 1 Aurzel [Chilcofct], Unknown [Brown], Miss. Ranji ^Krawloy] also started; ! ' 'Maiden Plate—5 furlongs. D. Chilcott's Humamtone [O'Meara]' ... I C. Harris' Inman [Murdoch] 2 J. Gleeson'e Boosey Boj' [Owner]! ... 3* Guideswing [Ttean], Gipt. Smith [Hayes], Koony [Kenned}*], Mies Toanu [While head], Socialist [Jamieson], Lord Aviator. [Bro-.vn], and Kilcoy [Gleeson] also ran. Kilcoy fell, his rider escaping' with a bruised arm and a sovere shaking. Th...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 2 April 1914

REIVtESVSBER WHEN YOU GET Ml 3 ra rp t^i YOU G3T HEALTH TOO! A PROFESSIONAL NURSE well ktiowa throughout Western Australia, writes her option. NURSE ALICE WILKINSON, 21 Ibfo Strcot, Nib. Pcrlh, scads iL>> Iclltr : " 1 have spent miny years .in my profession as a nurse, both here and in Victoria. I have nursed the sick of all descripiions, and some have been very low and weak. The question always arises ■ in the mind of ilie nurse what is the best medicine for a patient when thoroughly run d .wn or to keep them from gciisng low 2nd prostrated. I- rum year: of e :porience and cio;e rh~?:"V5i:.:n 1 cap. say ] knew q' >:o -r.z ;i,-ins as gcoJ as CLEniari ij TONIC as a nerve fo-uJ and apprising medicine, dealing a desire for nourishment. It quickly gives health and strength. (Si5n=d) NUP.SZ WiLKlNSCrJ." No truer letter va< «v» r v IJ.I- one, p''.n,* iln Iwhr I 'rr., i-r.l tlits »ctnatk'able n»- ticii.e V.'h»r: i!-.t i,rr\ system is shatteteti h r*iiiu3:ivc stud fever,...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 2 April 1914

Gordon Anderson,! j i Carrier, Forwarding Agent and Livery Stable Proprietor, IIAS Two Motor Cars (Mnxwell and Metz) ! Scaling Five and Three, containing the latest Improvements, and is prepurcd to hire seme to Traveller* or TourUts on reasonable terms Address—VICTORIA HOTEL, COBRAM. King up Phone X*. 0. ' 7/G Poil JVoc». Perfect Timekeeper Splendid VtJue. 12 Months'Guarantee FORSTER" The Jeweller. 204 Smith Street, CDLIINGWOOD, MELBOURNE Barooga Hotel. A. J. ALLEN (Formerly of Yurroweynli and Yarrawonga) Has taken over the management of the above hotel, and exier.da a henrty^ welcome to old and new frieuda." Only the Best Brands of Wine, Ale, Spirits and Cignrs stocked. Good Accommodntion for Travellers. FIRST-CLASS TABLE. Cleanliness, Order, Civility and Attention Guaranteed. A CALL WILL BE ESTEEMED. John IMamara and Co., FINANCIAL AGENTS, YARRAWONGA. (ROPERTIES always on liand for !_ sale or to let; Clearing Sales conducted personally by Mb John McNamaiiaa, in any part of Victori...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Telephonic Information. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 2 April 1914

Telephonic Information. Telephone Clinrgea for conversations bo« Ueen COiiUAM aud the undermentioned plaoei — Ardmona Burooga ... Benaila ... Uerrigan ... Corowa . ... Cosgrove ... Dcniliquiu ... Devonish Echucu Finley ... Kafamnlitt> Katuuga ... Mulwala Mcoroopna ; Nunniriuli ... J Kitfhalia Shepparton Siratjmierlon Toruojwui ... i Tungumah I Tatura ... "Wunghnu Yurrawonga Ytirrowi'vah Jerildorie Culls between subscribers belonging to Cobrutn "Exchange are ebar^cd lor at th •' ate of 2 calls n penny. I Medical praetitiouers connected with tele phone exchanges, ut which n dny service only is provided, inay have their telephone lines ! connected during the night with eubserbi J to the smne exchange in anticipation of i j urgent call being wade for medical attendan.. ' during the time ?uch exebunges ure closed, ; ?>o additional charge ahull bo made for such ! connexions, and no responsibility shull be | i incurred by the Depaitmentin the event of anv failure to make the desired ...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SEA-PIE. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

.SEA-riE. Yqu will require for this some beefsteak or some nice pieces of beef, allowing enough for each per son. A little fat bacon is a nice addition, and about half a pound of liver. You also require sonic onions, a carrot, a piece of turnip, and a stalk of celery—all cut .small. Cut the meat in small pieces, and \ season with salt and pepper ; clean ! the vegetables alternately into a; large deep saucepan, and add a: little water. On the top places round piece of suet pastry, about an inch thick. This should fit tho: top of the saucepan. Cover with the, lid, allow the contents to boil up once, draw to the side, and simmer for three hours. To serve, place meat and vegetables in a hot dish, and put the pastry on top, cut in four pieces. Potatoes, plaiuty bolt ed, are served in a well-warmed vegetable dish.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SCALLOPED EGGS. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

SCALLOPED F.GGS. Moisten a teaeupful of bread crumbs with sweet milk. Put a layer in the bottom of a buttered dish ; slico hurd-boiled eggs and lay over, with butter, pepper and suit. Continue until the dish is full ; sift grated crumbs over the top ; spread with bits of butter and set in stove until brown.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HOW TO PRESERVE EGGS. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

now TO FRESERVE EGOS. | Five gallons cold water, 2$lba. finely slaked lime, £lb. salt, £lb. cream of tartar. This mixture should be stirred daily for a week, and nt the end of that tim<\ hav ing allowed it to settle down after tho final stirring, the clear liquid (which is then a saturated solu tion) should be j'uurcd off. It is then ready for use. Put in the eggs fresh ©very day. Tho lady can please herself as (o whether Bite pours off Ihe elonr liquid or not. We never used to do so when we preserved them that way yoars ago.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GINGER BEER. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

GINGEIt BEER. Three lbs. sugar, 2 large lemons (sliced), loz. cream of tartar, 2oz. whole ginger (crushed), to/, ground ginger, 4 gal. boiling w'ater, adding a cup of yeast when lukewarm. I-eavo till worked, probably 21 hours, and bottle.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PICK-ME-UPS. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

PICK-ME-UPS. Many-people excuse themselves for taking a pick-me-up before dinner on the ground that -. IC • is an.excel lent thing to start on, just " to help the .. digestion along." » It doesn't. As a matter of -fact, the particular contractions of the sto inncj) •■give us the sense of 'Veeling hungry'.' are stopped by.alcohol in any* form. At. the. same time the end-organs of taste and smell, ns u*ell>r«s V those which have a deli cate, .sensitiveness "on. tlie way down;'':--are excited by the alco holic tonic. ~ V • Thus; when you drink a pick-mo,* up you have the queer:mixture of the mouth nrid gullet telling, the stomach . to get ready to he hungry and the stomach itself, losing inter est in'tho proceedings, for it. ha?s the effect «of stopping the contract ing -motions inside . which remind us that -:wc; arc hungry. After the meal-has begun, however, and there is some food' in the sto mach, beer or a little white, wine docs not. have this harmful effect. Tt is when the sto...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SILVER CAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

SILVER CAKE. Two cups of flour, $ cup butter, cups sugnr, $ cup milk, whites of '1 cgq-s, 1 teaspoon cream of tartar, 1 teaspoon soda, 20 drops almond essence.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Prolific Hen. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

The Prolific Hen. ♦ Though chickens are nowadays al ways hatched from eggs, nobody lias-ever been able to ~tell us whe ther.. the first egg came before the first , hen, or whether it was the other.v way about. \ Wu are, however, quite certain of this, that the first breed of -fowls which made its ap pearance in the far-away past would have cut .'a sorry figure in the mat ter, of .egg-laying compared with .their • descendants of the present day: t A. friend of the writer had a Wyan dotte.pullet that lai<l .14*1 • eggs In twelvo- nionths; . l-'rom half of these eggs, ; laid in the spring, aiid-. early summer,. he hatched and- reared " 50 pullets, which have laid an average of ■; 170 each during the : past yeaiv -vNou', assuming that this year -Jie'. obtains only HO pullets from • each 170'eggs, and that each pullet lays . only " .1.70 eggs in the first-.year, that will mean a total of ;-125;000 eggs. ; " If thes same process is repeated dur ing the fourth year, there wilt t...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GOLDEN CAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

GOLDEN CAKE. Half lb. buttor, ljlb. while sugar, ^ cups flour, 4 cup milk, yolks of 6 eggs, white of 1 egg, 1 teaspoon erenm of tartar, i tcnspoon soda, 20 drops essence of almonds. Stir the butter to a cream, mix with sugar, whisk the eggs, add to tho sugar and butter, then add flour ; lastly, the soda and cream of tar tar. Tut into a buttered mould dusted with fino biscuit. Bake lu a moderate oveTi 1£ hours.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Cooking With Newspaper. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

Cooking With Newspaper. A modest Krench .shopkeeper, M. G'loiigncn, has just, invented a little eookinp appnratus that seems de stined to lender real service to per sons out cninpint? or travelling, and even t.o the commissairiat depart ments of armies. It, consists of two hollow metal plates fitting into each other, and when one is reversed fitting almost iiirlii»ht. lOnch Ims n removable handle. A small tripod completes the apparatus, which weighs a Iriilc more than fourteen ounces. It is intended for rapid cookery. In it, according -to its inventor, a i chop, a steak or vegetables, may be cooked in from two to four min | utes. The material is -placed in one of the plates with a little butter, dripping or oil, and covered with the other plate. it* is placed upon the tripod. Three torches arc made by touring the judges <>f u news paper lengthwise and twisting them. ; These are lighted one-after the 1 other and placed successively under the pan in sfleli a way that the...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Ladies' Column. SPONGE ROLL. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

Ladies' Column. ♦ SPONGE ROLL. Beat H oggs and 1 scant cup sugar until stiff nml frothy ; sift 1 cup flour and 1 teaspoon baking powder, add 42 table.spoonfuls cold water to eggs and sugar, then stir in tho flour and baking powder, lightly and quickly ; pour on to a greased tin, nnd bake in hot oven 8 to 10 minutes. This rcclpo will also servo for jam sandwich.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Odd Things on Trains. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

Odd Things on Trains. + On n mountainrailway near Salz burg* a railway carriage. is actunlly fitted with a balloon. At the mountain top a tank below- the car is filled with, water, sutllcicnt to counteract the upward pull of the gas hay, which the vehicle thus drags down with it upon the re turn journey. ' Trains are frequently being put Io odd uses. The window of' a' railway saloon in Mennmrk forms a royal autograph album. Royal visitors scratch their names on one : of the panes, which now show, i among olhcr Itoval autographs, j those of King Kduard anil Queen ! Alexandra. j The vestibule of the train beloiig | ihg to the (Jerman F.mperor holds I s<?vt»r»I fine statues, the car built for President Mia/ of Mexico con ' tains a complete verandah. and that belonging to lhe Viceroy (V India is roofed with water-tanks, which contribute towards coolness, and furnish water for domestic pur poses on the trabi. Russia's important trains carry a' car, above which rises a little b...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BUTTERMILK CAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

BUTTEHMILK CAICK. l-'lve cups flour, 2 cups sugar, 1 cup currants, 1 tablespoon butter, 2 teaspoons carbonate of soda, 1 quart buttermilk, 2 tablespoons cinnamon, some peel, or flavourod with vanilla essence. Mix tho but ter awl sugar, then mix with the Hour and buttermilk. EJuvo ready buttered moulds. Bake in a mod erately quick oven.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Deflated Tyre Alarm. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

Deflated Tyre Alarm. . v The (lcvico"' wo .illustrate here may 'offer n solution to the • motorist's worry;lost he-may he running with a soft.tyre.- A plunger is construct ed : within -the air valve ; stein, and the; foot 'rot this - is ; adjustable* so Hint it .may be' set to; sound. an alarm at any of deflation. At the, outer owl of the plunger are a pair.; . of electrical contacts Hint closoV ttlicutlio soft t.vre presses the plunger fool. These contacts are wired to ring a warning bell in .the machine.

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AFTER DARK. TELLING A GRIM ADVENTURE AMONG THE RODENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Cobram Courier — 9 April 1914

after dark. TEl.Uxu < A GMilAr:A.DVEXTUIIL! AlIOXC! Til!■; JiOJiEXTS. i*n<iw there Was, arid a sil\ci* immri, and delicate tracery of the shadows of brunches, ami a frozen, Pond, awl dead leaves ail brown, I 'mil the roof of the old farm house | in'sUin^, all white, aimmtf the I gviind, tail 1 rees, and no end of a iv.n'k'*t in I ho rickyard. I ^«mie creatures were whirling nhtml anions the snow ami straw' : tlu'i'o. Then* were several of them ■ about and ^nunhlinK j tiehils in {l c<>nlimious, wicked tfib- ! Uor. j '1'lu'jj Uiey separated—flew apart, j Ulondly—and, dashing away into the | «lu»U»\\s. left only two la-hind. One' "• thesi* two lay motionless on the ground, quite dead ; and he was the , 'iiaullyv. The other hopped slowly ; t-e^ui'ds the guic ; and hi! was the iii'Ker. And they were all rats. I he Uijr fellow went, slowly, to the ^''-ompuuiuicnl of a big chorus of iutensc grumbles that followed him from every shadow, from every scrap o...

Publication Title: Cobram Courier
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