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CABLE NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
CA3LE HEWS. Chinamen at Cardiff, Wales, rioted, and used knuckledusters and revolvers. Explorers a.t Caerwen, Anglesey, Wales, have unearthed. 130 skeletons from the remains oi a Roman city. Arthur Lloyd, of the London 'Daily Chronicle,' left £194,129 to be devoted to charitable? purposes. Three Lords. Hindlin. Clinton, and: Dun more, have gone to Western Canada to find fields for investment. My Lords seek to become landlords. International Congress 'of Miners at Brussels demands a law in all countries fixing a minimum wage in proportion to the cost of living. The attendance at the military camp of Canada is 40,000, instead of 50,000, the de crease being attributed to the greater number of soldiers being in work. One thousand peoples at Bari, Italy, demonstrated against increases of house rents. They came into conflict with the police, and there were several casualties. Committees have been .formed in the Lords and the Commons to join the Maritime League's agitation for a loan of £1...
VICTORIA. LABOR AND PROTECTION. BENEFIT MUST BE ASSURED TO WORKERS. TRADES HALL COUNCIL SUPPORTS MR. TUDOR. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
VICTORIA. LABOR AN£ PROTECTION. BENEFIT MUST BE ASSURED TO WORKERS. TRADES HALL COUNCIL SUPPORTS MR. TUDOR. ?I .' During the last three weeks tho m Melbourne Trades Hall Council has been If 60 occupied with other. matters that a re ?I commendation from the executive com |f roittee on the reply given by the Minis-. Kter of Customs (Mr. Tudor) 'to a deputa K tlon from the Commonwealth Protectionist If Association and otliers, who have asked ?I tliat the tariff ' question should be re I? opened, had to stand over till last week. fc' wi,« Vonnmnwn(l,iiinn wr\S! — -'.Thai1. Hiifi ?S 'council expresses its gratification at the ?!' determination of the Minister of Customs p not to reopen the tariff for general altera K tiona. until such time as the electors of ] tlie Commonwealth .have had an oppor i tunity of deciding whether the new pro ? tection sliall be ultra vires or otherwise; ? and, furthermore, that the action of the 'Minister of Customs, as defined in his : reply to the Commonwea...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
Jo T.WALKBR, 23STURT ST., BALLARAT. Pianos (Best Makers). Ftarikit-ure (European Made) CASH OR TERMS. ' ? FEDERAL M EDIOAL'oL fjB.T. All Diseases Treated. Advice and Medicine 5/-. Fee by letter, including medicine for one week, 10/-. If your case is not suitable for. treatment by correspondence your tee will be returned. Dr. MALONEY, S^rgeo**, MEDICAL DIRECTOR. HOURS: 12 to 2; 5 to 7. ' The, Worker Building Russell Street (opposite King's Theatre)' M^^'rnc^^ IDa&i Melbourne Motel, 13© Bourke Si., 'Melbourne. JAMES FLYNN. late of Kimberley, W.A., and formerly of Duck Creek Opal Fields, Queensland, informs old friends they will find a welcome at the above old-established and centrally-situated Hotel. Best 'Accommodation for Boarders and Visitors. Tariff, is. 6d. per day; 25s. per week. Only best brands Wines and Spirits Stocked. 'Phone. 860 City. WORKER FILED. It will Pay You to Deal With HARRY DAVIES ^ Co. STURT STREET, BALLARAT. K.ef»il Drapers at 'Wholesale Prices. We cater...
WHITEWORKERS' WAGES BOARD. SWEATING BY SYRIANS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
\ WHITE WORKERS' WAGES I BOARD. [' SWEATING BY; SYRIANS. IS No satisfaction has been obtained by Klie White Workers' Union over their pro jpt against two of the employees' repre sentatives, on the wages board. Mr. Mur |giy told a recent deputation ? that he P'oukl endeavor to get t3ie.se persons to Resign, but they have publicly intimated jtpat they will not do so. Union, told the members of the Trades Jail Council last week that Mr. Murray rail not made an effort to get the persons Ejected to off the hoard. He had, how pi1,- attempted, to ridicule 'statements |ade about insppctressos endeavoring to nfliience girls from signing a petition of irolest against bting denied votes in the election of board representatives. But he ?pnld not get ovei statutory declarations -!- the matter. The union had been, de lved, as it was mulerstoo'd'- all along ft their petition could 'be received if it «re presented by a certain date. But «wr _ they presented it they were told gjiat it was- too late,...
BOYCOTTED. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
Boycotted. .pear Worker, — ]^ am sending- you a few ??lines ,on the power of. monopoly as it struck .'me on July 19,. 1910. Being en gaged carting l'abbits for four men, I brought my little lot in that day to the ;railw;ayf calling first at the house of the agent for the Country Freezing Co., and he not being in went to the other buyers here (Curtis and Curtis), but they had, no crates. I asked .the C.F. Co. agent to take them, but Ke 'said no, 'as I was to be blackballed by his .firm' for selling to the otner nrm, wno naa orougnt tne price up to 6J/£d. from id. Now, each of the carters about went on-. different days to the two firms ..sov as -to; give . each a fair share of the trade;, but. on thessame day he bought of a man that had been selling to Curtis's agent and took them to Dubbo per van. I took mine also to Dubbo to the C.F. Go. Works, but- the agent arrived first arid gave them a 'description of me and my rig-out (I. have been told he wired, but don't know, for certain), s...
FEDERAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS. PROPOSAL FOR INTER-CITY GATHERINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
; FEDERAL INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS. PROPOSAL FOR INTER-CJTY GATHERINGS. r A matter of considerable interest to Lpederal industrial organizations was IjiEousht forward at the last meeting of Kthe Melbourne Trade Union Secretaries' rA^ocLuion when it was urged that the Ijinniicil meetings should bo held in the ?'same State at the one time. The interests I of all trade unions art: so closely related a that as far as possible there, should exist Ithe easiest and froest means of one union ?.communicating witn tne ?o.tneiv ? m-a.cn ?'federal body must have some information |,to_ impart, and this could be. given at ?separate or combined conferences. A re l-pommendation \va- passed by the associa tion in favor of the suggestion; and the ?(Trades Hall Council is to be approached ?to move in-tho-niattcr.
"THE WORKER" ELECTION MANUAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
'THE WORKER' ELEGTEOM MANUAL To meet the' needs of hundreds of en quirers as to the provisions of the Elec toral Law, we. have arranged with Mr. Tebbutt, solicitor, and joint author of the popular ..' Local Government Manual ' to compile a ' Worker' Election Manual,' giving in handy alpnabetical form a full ex planation of the provisions of the electoral law and regulations lor tne state oi j\ew South Wales. The work is of special service to secretaries of Labor Leagues, election committees, candidates, and lay men generally. It. is published at sixpence per copy, post free. A miner at Helensburgh, South Coast, N.S.W., was fined £1 and costs for taking matches into the colliery. The manage ment has put up pipe racks near the haul ing engine house where the men can leave their pipes and tobacco. Also, a man will search each miner before proceeding' to his work.
SELECTED LABOR CANDIDATES. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
SELECTED LABOR CANDIDATES. ALBURY— B. C. Loyd. ALEXANDRIA— J. R. Dacey, M.L.A. ALLOWRIE— C. W. Craig. ANNANDALE— G. M. Davidson. ARMIDALE— F. H. Bryant. ASHBURNHAM— J. P. Lynch, M.L.A. ASHFIELD— W. B. Prendergast. BALMAIN— J. Storey, M.L.A. BATHURST— J. F. Coates. BEG A— F. E. Riley. BELMORE— P. J. Minahan, M.L.A. BELUBULA-rC. J. Danahey. BINGARA— G. R. W. McDonald. BLAYNEY— G. S. Beefay, M.L.A. BOTANY— F. J. Page, M.L.A. BROKEN HILL— J. H. Cann, M.L.A. BURWOOD— Thomas Tytherleigh.* BURRANGONG— G. A. Burgess, M.L.A. CAMDEN— F. W. Webster. CAMPERDOWN— R. J. Stuart- Robertson, M.L.A. CANTERBURY— E. H. Burgess. CASTLEREAGH, THE — J. L. Trefle, M.L.A. ? CLYDE— W. H. Tomkins. COBAR— D. Macdonell, M.L.A. COOTAMUNDRA— W. A. Holman, M.L.A. COROWA— J. Grant. DARLING HARBOR— J. P. Cochran, M.L.A. DARLING, THE— J. C. Meehan, M.L.A. DARLINGHURST— J. D. Fitzgerald. DENILIQUIN— H. J. F. Peters, M.L.A. DURHAM— A. Elkin. GLEBE, THE— Thomas Keegan, GLOUCESTER— Con. Hogan. GORDON— C. Von Hagen. GOUGH...
MR. MARTIN HANNAH, M.L.A. HIS CONNECTION WITH THE LABOR PARTY. OFFICIAL LETTER SENT EXCLUDING HIM. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
MR. MARTIN HANNAHr M.L. A. HIS CONNECTION WITH THE LABOR PARTY. OFFICIAL LETTER SENT EXCLUDING HIM. Mr. Martin HannahT member for Colling wood in the Victorian^ Legislative As sembly, has been informed of his exclu sion from the Labor Party by a letter sent to him by the secretary oC the Central Executive of the Political Labor Council. This action has ' been taken under the authority of the Central Executive in con seauonce Of Mr. H.annnh p.nntinnin^ hi-s membersh:t3 of the Commonwealth Pro tectionist Association when asked to re sign from that body; the annual confer ence having- decided that it was desirable that the members of the P.L.C. should not continue any further connection with the Commonwealth Protectionist. Association. The members of the executive in taking this action are carrying out the wishes of the annual conference, which was the largest and most representative gathering of the kind yet held in Victoria. Mr. Hannah is reported to be wanting a special conference c...
LEC-IRONS FOR STRIKERS 1893. OAKES SAYS LABOR MEMBERS DID NOT PROTEST. His Statement Disproved in Parliament. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
LEG-ieONS FOR STRIKERS \U 1893. OAKES SAYS LABOR MEMBERS DID NOT PROTEST. His Statement Disproved in Parliament. . Talking at Paddington on Friday night, Minister Oakes said, in reference' to the leg-ironing of Peter Bowling and the out cry that had been made against that act by the Labor Party, that ' s,ome ;pf that crowd', had ' forgotten ' the 'time when Sleath and Ferguson- and Polkinghorne were, by direction of the Dibbs Govern ment, brought from Broken Hill to Denili quin — 600 miles— in irons. But there had not then been a word raised in protest by Mr. McGowen or any of his party, because it did not suit them, as they were then supporting. the Government. The present leg-iron ? cry was only a herring drawn across the trail, for what was to-day a crime by the Wade Government was a virtue in 1893 by the Dibbs Government. Quoting a report of this in the House on Monday night, Mr.. Cann asked the Minister if it was correct. The Minister replied that it was. substantially so, and ...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
TO CORRESPONDENTS. Publications l'eceived: 'The Union Labor Advocate,' Chicago, from that wo man's champion, Miss Alice Henry; and 'The Chronicle of the P.W.M.U.,' Victoria. The tea-rooms of the union are advertised on the back of the paper, and the advt. contains the following interesting line: — ' Missionary literature and arrowroot on sale.' It is evident someone lacks a sense of humor — possibly even of ? proportion One good thing it has started, however, and that is, 'A Mail Bag League,' whereby a person who can cook, teach, or an3rthing else, can write to one who can't, so that cheer and mutual helpv result. Towns people are supposed to write to thescoun try, and vice versa. It is the same sort of thing a Worker woman, suggested for Worker women awhile ago, with the ad dition that foreign correspondence be in-^ eluded. I hope our women or our bairns will take up the idea.. As I said I would do, I have turned talking into doing, and have written to Buenos Aires. Through Buenos ...
FOR THE BAIRNS. JULY. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
FOR THE BAIRNS. . JULY. 'Twas Jack-o' -Winter hailed- it first, But now more timid angels sing, For what dull ear can fail to hear Afar the fluting of the Spring? In all free spaces of the land a signuess name is nittteinis. Through every vein- it leaps amain, The fiery miracle of Spring. A music ringing in the air, A lambent light in everything; O sweet my sweet, the subtle heat, The dancing, light of Love and Spring! — J. Le Gay Brereton, in 'Sea and Sky.'
COOKERY. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
COOKERY. Welsh Pudding. — Half-a-pound cac-ri of suet, stale bread and sugar; the rind 6C a lemon and the juice of two. Mix-with two eggs and a little milk, and steam two hours. * * ? * Chocolate Shape.— Four tablespoonsful . ttiaizena or other starchy flour, throe, of sugar, a heaped dessertspoonful of choco- ? late (srated). and a quart of milk. Mix . the chocolate and sugar, and boil the milk. Stir in the sweetSi Mix the maizena and ',. stir in till thick. Cook .for five minutes. ' . Turri into a mould and ieave to set. — A. ? . * ' . # . * Sardines on Toast.— Skin .and bone, a - tin of sardines, and break them into a mixture made of a teaspoonful of chut- j , ney and a, . little mustard. When' thoroughly-~mixed, add the oil from tha/ . tin and a spoonful or two of Worcester, sauce and lemon juice. Have some nica toast and cover with the mixture,, pop in the oven till hot and serve. (If liked lajr on fried bread and put on a bed of mashed potatoes garnished with 'par- sley.) — A....
HOUSEHOLD. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
HOUSEHOLD; Fainting.— Fainting is caused by lack of blood in the. brain, cerebral anaemia to be exact. Something happens suddenly, so that the heart changes its action, and the distribution of blood is. interfered with; the brain misses its regular, un broken supply of vascular distention, and. general nourishment and down falls the patient in a faint. Falls! Just so. That is Nature's remedy. The flow of blood to the brain is more easily regulated in a recum bent position, the force of gravity assists, the heart, and consciousness once more re awakens. Anyone who is dizzy from stooping, or as a preliminary to a faint, has only to hold the head well, down, the lower the better, for the aberration to be righted. Forget to do this, and a fall or a faint may ensue. A writer on the sub ject says: — 'A hemorrhage from any part of 'the body may cause a faint. People with weak or disordered hearts often faint / easily, because some sudden demand upon the heart causes it to send out a call f...
VICTORIAN LABOR ITEMS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
VICTORIAN LABGB ITEMS. A proposal that the trades unions of Melbourne should take joint action to thoroughly organize the workers in Tas mania, both politically and industrially, was made at the last meeting of the Trades Union Secretaries' Association. It was considered that .arrangements might be made for representatives of various unions to hold a campaign extending over the whole State. The matter was re fpvvpci tn flip vfivinuc nninns for rnnsirlfira tion. The half-yearly balance-sheet of the Melbourne Trades Hall Council for the period ending 30th June shows the re ceipts to have been £656 9s..l0d. and the expenditure £658 13s. 6%d. A sum of £50 was paid in the redemption of a de benture, and £35 was voted for clerical assistance- during Senator Barker's elec tion campaign, while a fair amount was spent on building improvement. The credit bank balance appears at £505 9s. Sd. A new wages board is to be appointed for the candle and starch trade. This announcement was made by the...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
I. JpfiNSON &SONS, I LEATHER MERCHANTS. 'I ^_ IMPORTERS OF GFUNDERY AND FINDINQ8, I I HOOT UPPER MANUFACTURER3 | LARGE STOCK OF BOOT UPPERS ON HAND. jjj MANUFACTURED FROM BEST MATERIALS. SEND FOR QUOTATIONS. jjj 203 CASTLEREAGH STREET, SYDNEY, | ALSO AT BRISBANE. MELBOURNE. AND LONDON. S THE -STahuaRD NETiihu Or inn biAit. Bsttor In Quality, and, owing to its loose roll, tcss costly to erect than any imported Netting. MADE IN AUSTRALIA All Sses; Black, Black Oiled and Galvanised Netting. -J&*mJl '? *2 AND 14 GAUGE- SSbS^Bmmh ^g£&l^&Z^§i FULL LENGTH ON BACH REEL.' *^JM(9 1 ' F*^W *y ^«\ *? Made from American Wire. ^^ a W ^B 'Iowa' Pattern and 'Special' f Iowa Pattern. (Waukegan) Pattern. ? Special Pattern. LYSAGHT BROS. & CO., LTD., l\ Wire Ncttiag, Barb Wire, & Zinc White Manufacturers! | | 39 PITT STREET, 8YDNEY, ' I WORKS — Chlcwlck, Parramatta River. You can get It from any Store— : LYSAGHT'S NETTING AND BARB WIRE. fj'-— ??'- ? — ''...
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
TO CORRESPONDENTS, Inquirer.— Sixty-five. J.A.C. — Address communications to the Editor. Inquirer. — Yes, but the pension cannot be taken to pay them. .„?-?' Summers. — H. E. Holland never stood! as a Labor candidate. M.T. (Nagambie). — Worker Office, price, one and sixpence. Postage 2d. G.H. — Writo to D. L ??'McNaraara, General Secretary Hural Workers' Union, Trades Hall, Melbourne.
KOOYONG ELECTION. LABOR CANDIDATE MAKING GOOD PROGRESS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
KOOYONG ELEGTION. LABOR CANDIDATE MAKING GOOD PROGRESS. Nominations in connection with the Kooyong, V., by-election, caused by Mr. William Knox resigning the seat in the Australian Parliament, closed ou August 12, and were as follows: — ? Robert Wallace Best, solicitor, Bel more-road, Balwyn. Edward George Leger Erson, medical practitioner, Droop-street, Footscray (Labor). Alfred George Lutnsdcn, printer, 42 Bourke-road, Camberwell. Mr. W. T. Appleton did not nominate, although many of his friends thought he was going to the poll. It appears that the Lord Mayor of Melbourne (who resides in the electorate), Mr. Fairbairn, M.H.R. (who is associated with the Employers' Federation), Mr. Thomas Hogg (of the Chamber 'of Manufactures), and Mr. R. J. Alcock (member of a leading Melbourne business firm), waited on Mr. Appleton, and pressed him to submit his candidature to arbitration along with that of fch Robert Best. Mr. Appleton reluctantly agreed to do so. Sir Robert Best was then cajscu...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 18 August 1910
j^SBffK The Swagsman I M^^^^^\ a M I iK Tl\c N&wv 8 ^^^^m^^M-_ The Shearer I We never forget the man in the country. - . I Here are a few of the bargains we have selected for him, and there are a g great many more i-v our Sale Book, -which we send post free. fl Strong Tin Billy Cans'^r- . . -- 2 3 4 fi .8 12 pts. Usual SV-d. 4%'d.r-6%d.':6%d. 9d. 1/3 ea. Sale 3d. 3%'d. 4%d. 5d. 7%d. .ltd. ea. Enamel Plates, Soup or .Dinner — 7in. Sin. 9in. lOin. Usual 4y2d. 5%d. 6d. . 6%d; ea. Sale 3d. 3%d. -,4%d. 5d. ea. Tin Pannicans— -. . . ; ?-...- ;:-: ?'?? */-- iBintv .1' Pint;;.A Usual .... . . .'. l%d. ? y ?-' ::-??: 2d. esach Sale ...:.... 1/3 doz. l%d. each Enamelled Mugs— ?'.. ?-?.'. ? % Pint. 1 Pint. Usual Price.. 4%d. 7 %dw each - Sale Price .... 3%d. , 6%d; each . Knife and Fork, Rosewood Handle — Usual Price, Sd. pair; Sale Price, 6%d. pair. Knife and Fork, Bone - Handle— Usual Price, 9d. pair; Sale Price, 6#.d. pair. : Tinned Teaspoons— Usual : Price,- 1/- dtiz. ; Sale Price,...