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THE SCHOOLMASTER ABROAD [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
THE SCHOOLMASTER ABROAD Considering tlio number of public schools and other educational estab lishments in Australia, the quantity ot bad grammar spolten and written in the country is marvellous. I was asked the other day, by letter, for a "quotation"' for an article I had for sale. Now, to "quote" is to cite. One may "quote'' from an author; one mny even "quote" from his own price list; but one can't, without violating the English language; . substitute the word "quote" for the word "price." Every day are business persons asked for a "quotation," and tho usual reply is: "Our quotation" is, etc. It is demonstrably wrong to ask for a "quota* tion." What should bo asked for, hero, is tho "price." "Much less"- is frequently misused for "much more." In tho newspaper of the day, as also in books, oven by the best authors, this blunder is frequently per petrated. When 0110 says of another, "Ho won't pay part of his account, much less tho whole of it," he commits the blunder of making the ...
D'YAE KEN? Digs at the Land o' Cakes. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
, D'YAE KEN? Digs at-the Land o' Oakes. Q.--What lmvo you learned about tho : geography .of Scotla'nd ? ' v . ? . ????.? A.-^ScoDland:'is a'1 snnill/ mountainous country: in tho samo part of tho globo as r-itts tributary kingdom; .England. Tlio country is covered-witli heather, burns, locks, scones, and.pibroches. A few baw bees aro to bo found there, but not 'in su(iiciont; quantities to repay.: oxtraction. -Tlio'country,- as; 1 have said, is close to England, and close1 as'rogards every tiling olse. Scotland has been callod the Land of: Gakes; and .-rightly so; for -/few of its .-^inhabitants. -fail to bring back' tho .cakes wlion they return from abroad. Q.-AVliat do you know of the people? A.-Tlio majority of tho inhabitants . aro. Scottish. ' Those that are not Scot tish are working 'for tlio others. Tho : groatior part of the Scottish population is soldom in Scotland, but may bo readily found, as someone has stud, by shouting "Mac!" down tlio ongine-rooin hatch of ? anv-steams...
THE WORLD WILL KEEP A WOMAN YOUNG. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
THE WORLD WILL KEEP A ' WOMAN 'YOUNG. It hag been held that women look old and faded at nn ngc when men nrc in their prime. This no longer holds, at least, not ?with those women who are self-sustaining, or, having happy homes, are also interested in matters outside the home and them Belvcs (says " The Delineator" for May). But it obviously is true of those who settle down to a humdrum life, confining it within four walls ; such ns an only daughter who sacrifices herself in devotion to a parent, and grows old long before her time. Get, in the van with the young people, and adopt their gait. This is the surest " Klixir of Life." A celebrated phjsician in a notable address advised his hearers (many of them old fogios) to "walk with tht! boys," meaning that if they wanted to keep abreast of the times, and do their best, they must march with the advance guard " or be irrevocably lost." Contact with the world, instead of age ing, animates a woman ; it puts new life into her ; it rubs off ...
FARMERS' BULLETINS. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
FARMERS' BULLETINS. THE Department of Agriculture lias now In operation a system of distribut ing special bulletins relating to one par ticular subject, and already some forty or fifty of these have been published and distributed free of cost to farmers. Owing to the large demand for those useful and practical little'books, the stock was exhausted, and many appli cants had to be refused. However, fur ther supplies have now been printed, and the Department invites farmers, fruit-growers, and others engaged in agricultural work to apply for any that may be of practical use to them. All applications should be addressed to the Under Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Sydney. The bulletins which are now available for issue are as follow: 1. Fanners' Sheep. 4. The Cultivation of CofTee. 5. Cheese-making on the South Coast. 12. Artesian Irrigation: An Antidote for I Alkaline Waters. "KS. BulU-handliug of Wheat. 30. Manures and Manuring. 10. Vinification. 20. Broom Millet. 21. Bulk-handl...
HOPE FOR EVERY WOMAN'S LOOKS. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
HOPE FOR EVERY WOMAN'S LOOKS. No woman is so hopeless that she cannot be improved. Few women in middle life realise the value of dressing the hair suit ably ; for instance, a tall, statuesque woman observed the other evening, wore a mass of puffs and coils on top of,, her Iieud -she Would have looked ad classic ac the Venus of Jlilo, and 20 years younger, had she parted it in the middle and woi>n it low. Then, why will some women ac centuate. their age with colours that only gennin'! youth can carry '! An old lady in gay plumage is a pitiable sight, and the middle-aged woman who neglects herself, wears sombre colours and is indifferent fo . the effect she produces upon others, is just as guilty, if not more so, of a breach of good manners and good taste.-" The De lineator."
THE WOMAN WHO LAUGHS. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
THE WOMAN WHO LAUGHS. "You can trust your happiness with, a woman who laughs," once said a wit. Though the assertion may seem like a sweeping one, founded, on a very airy basis, there is much more truth in it tliun appears on the surface. An honest laugh is the enemy of subter fuge, and, the woman who can s:e tho ridiculous side of the annoying happenings of everyday life will not become the dismal, tiresome companion that the pessimistic individual is so apt to prove. Somehow one feSTs instinctively that they can trust a person who has laughing eyes., whose mouth is over ready to &lt;Kitiple into smiles, and' whose disposition tends to brightness rather than depression. Loud, meaningless laughter is as bad as the cackling giggle emanating from a shallow mind, and is an evidence of lack of breeding, but the spontaneous low, happy little laugh, teeming with enjoyment of the moment, and backed by a nature pure and lovable, is a charm in woman as attractive as a lovely face -or...
A Good Record. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
A Good Record. Here is a good clerical record. As &nbsp; set out in the annual report of the Tam- worth Presbyterian Church, the minister Rev. Jas. Cook, travelled 10,663 .miles by train, motor car, buggy, and bicycle during the year. He paid 1909 visits attended 15 funerals, baptised 50 child ren, and performed 30 marriages. One hundred and seventv-four services were held on Sundays, and the average number attending each Sunday was 589. The communion roll was increased by 42 members.
Church News. Anglican Church [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
Church News, Anglican Church The Aiclideacon oE Orange Will preach in tit. John's Church at Matins and Evensong on Sun'day next. The Eucharist will be celebrated at 8 and 11 a.m. The choir .will' render the r anthem "Sknd out Thy Light." ,. Harvest Festival Service will be held at Lower Back Oreek at, 3 15 p.m., on Sunday. The Archdeacon will preach. . Services will be conducted at Morongla, Wattamondara, and Holm wood at the usual; hours. .J.y During Lent special sermons will be preached by the Rector and Curato. The rectdi will tabs his subjects from the 53rd chapter of Isaiah ; the curate founding his addresses from the Seven Last Words from the Cross. During Holy Week events in the last days oE Our Lord will form the subject of the addresses; We notice by the Melbourne press that the Rev. John Caton, who was so seriously ill some few months ago, has vastly improved in health. The rev. gentleman has retired from the active work of the ministry, hiving appointed a curate, but will...
Marriage of Miss Ella Caspers. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 25 February 1911
Marriage of Miss Ella Caspers. A wedding that will interest Cowra people was celebrated at the Church of the Rosary, Marylebone-rd., on Jan. 6, when Miss Ella Caspers was married to Mr. Bradley in the presence of a few immediate friends., The bride, who was given away by her brother, looked charming in a travelling gown of mole cloth richly embroidered, a large hat en suite encircled with ostrich feathers. After the ceremony a bridal luncheon was served at Claride's Hotel, Mayfair, and later in the afternoon ,Mr. and Mrs. Bradley left for the Continent, where the honeymoon is being spent. Among the guests was Mr Iles, who has been the bride's singing master since her arriv- al in London ; the Mexican Ambassador, and Miss Eva Mann, of Sydney, who wore a dainty frock of pale blue silk &nbsp; under her long seal coat, edged with shunk, and seal toque. &nbsp; &nbsp;
Sporting. Cricket. YOUNG v. COWRA. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
Sporting. Cricket. YOUNG v. COWRA. A local team visited Young on Saturday last-for the purpose of en deavouring to bring the " Shackel Oup " back again. The weather was very bad and' the fates altogether unpropitious to the Cowraites, conse quently they sustained a defeat, bufcj they are still unsatisfied that they are the weaker side. Following are the scores,:- I YOUNG. W. Baxter, o Worrall, b Newham ... 17 C. Riley, c Seabrook, b "Worrall ... 7 Q-. Berry, c Crowe b Newham 2 W. Newcorabe, e Seabrook, b Newham _ 11 V. Lawler, st Crowe, b Worrall ' ... 10 . J. Baker, not out ... ... ... 73 S. Molloy, c Eobispn, b Newham ... 10 H. Neal, b Worrall ... 2 - Hoplcin, lbw b Worrall ... ... 1 J. Rin toul, e Seabrook, b McCormack 17 .- Plumb, b Worrall ... ... . 6 Sundries ... 11 Total ... . ... 166 COWBA. -- J. Seabrook, b Molloy ... ? P. Crowe, c and b Hopkin ... ??«?? ... :WT.. J. McCormack, b Molloy ... '... 0 W. Eyall, b Molloy _ ... 2 T. Newham, run out ... ... 1 C. Newham, run out ^ ...
You Should Bear in Mind [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
You Should Bear in Mind That by using the commercial eucalyptus oil which is now bought up at Gd per lb. weight and bottled, and 011 account of the large profit pushed, yon arc exposing your self to all the dangers to which the use of turpentine will expose you ; irritation of kidne.v3, intestinal tract and mucous mem branes. tfy insisting on the GENUINE EUCALYPTI EXTRACT you not only avoid uiese pitfalls, but y 11 have a stimu lant, safe and effective medicament, the result of a special and careful manufac ture. A trial will at once convince. Quality in small doses distinguishes it from the bulky and dnnserous .products. Remember. - .SAN DER'S EXTRACT embodies the result of 50 years experience and of special study and it does what is promised ; it heals and euros without in juring the constitution, as the oils and so called extracts on the market frequently do. Therefore protect yourself by reject ing other brands. SANDER'S EXTRACT possesses curative powers peculiarly its own, and ...
ERNEST BOSCH'S VISIT [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
, ERNEST BOSOH'd VISIT | Very few of'our rentiers are aware of the numerous troubles that arise from the eye. Sensitiveness to light,' Insomnia, Headaches, and a feeling as of sand or grit in (he lids, are air caused from eye strain, With the aid of properly litted glasses (not necessarily to make you see belter), these troubles will quickly disap pear. One cannot do better than consult the expert representative of ME. E. BOSCII, the well known Eye Specialist of Martin Place, Sydnev, who intends visit ing COYVRA regularly, and may be seen at the Imperial Hotel, on Thursday, 16th February. This gentleman's skill heeds no comment, as he has made a life long study of the eye, and the numerous cures he has effected can be certified to by numbers of his grateful clients
Just a Reminder [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
Just a Reminder Lest; you forget, t'o support local indus try, by always asking your grocer for our soap. Don't be put o(F with high price city lines. Fancy paying ten shillings per case more for soap that only passes the same standard as the local article by law ? Was anything so absurd ever heard of. You would not do it for other lines then why for soap?*
Important Notice to Parents. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
Important Notice to Parents. We beg respectfully to give notice , that wo have decided to discontinue stocking boys clothing, hats, shirts, socks, and stockings ; and therefore, the wholo of our present stock of these aro for absolute quick sale atauy reasonable) offer. Wo aro forcod to adopt this course owing jto the rapidly increasing trade we aro doing in men's clothing, hats, oto., requiting all our store room for extra stock to copo with it, and at present a larger store is not available. We thank those paronts who have so liberally patronised us in theso goods, as well as all other customers for their liberal support. - Respectfully yours, G. BOLLINGER & Co., Cash Traders in Men'B VVear only (next Cropley's Boot Store) Cowra. *
NO DOUBT ABOUT IT. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
NO DOUBT ABOUT IT. There is no doubt about the eurativo properties of 'Chamberlain's Cough Remedy, which is the best, safes! and m«;st voluble cousjh medicino you can take. For harsh, hard, chronic coughs it ia a splendid cure. Easily taken,; and it quickly relieyes and curts the most ob atinato cascB. Sold everywhere.
The Filla Caspers Sensation [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
The Filla Caspers Sensation Much surprise was occasioned in Goulburn on Saturday, when news of the duping of Ella Gaspers becamo known. Much sympathy is extended to j the Caspera family, who lived in Goulburn for a number of years and wore greatly rospocted. Miss Ella Caspors was oducatud at tho Convont of Mercy »t Gouburn. Her brothor William is organist of S.S. Poter and Paul's Cathedral, and went to London to attend his sister's wedding. Her father is at present absent from home. Her sister, Miss Agues Caspers, when seen, was naturally upset. She said slio had received a short cable, but no particulars. Her futhor received letters from Bradley written in German, like wise in French, Bradly speaking and writing three or four languages. The wedding was to lmve taken place at Mr. Caspers' nativo place in Germany, J but Bradley preferred London. Miss : Agnis Caspors had received photographs ! of Bradley, but burnt them all on Satur- j day morning as she could not bear to I havo them ...
A Bad Taste in the Mouth [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 1 March 1911
A Bad Taste in the Mouth It is anythiag but pleasant to- awaka with a bad taste in. the mouth. This al ways arises from a disordered stomack, and may be corrected by taking_a dose of Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets immediately after supper. They cleanse and invigorate the stomach, improve the digestion aud give one a relish for his friocl. : Thoy are easy tn take and pleasant in elfecfc. v