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Strike in Colorado. PITCHED BATTLES. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

Strike in Colorado. PITCHED BATTLES. A message received from Trinidad, in Colorado, states that * battle be tween bodies of aruied strikers and small detachments of State troops in proceeding throughout that district, involving much bloodshed. A committee of Congress is making A rather searching investigation of the murderous violence that is a custonJary accompaniment of strikes in Colorado, and particularly those in the mine regions. In Michigan the copper miners to the number of 15,000, and in Colorado an even greater number of coal miners have been on strike more than half a year, and periodically the public lias been shocked by storieB of armed conflict in which machine guns : and rifles and revolvers 'are used as i freely and with almost as deadly effect j as in actual warefare. The evidence I thus far adduced shows that each side ' is about equally blameworthy. In | his annual report to Congress the Secretary of Labor states that in tbo miners' strikes groups of men on both s...

Publication Title: Clunes Guardian And Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
REMARKABLE SURGICAL FEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

REMARKABLE SURGICAL FEAT. A remarkable' operation has been | performed in a hospital at Prague by Dr. Horak on a girl of sixteen named Marie Hubacelc. She was suffering from a diseased bone in lier right arm, and was sent to Prague to liavo tlie i arm amputated. Dr. Horak, however, ( decided' to replace the diseased part of the bone by a corresponding part taken from a dead person immediate- , ly after death. For hia purpose liej utilised a girl who died in hospital from a bullet wound in the temple. The dead girl's right arm was ampu tated and part of it UBed to replace the diseased portion which had been removed from the girl Hubacelc's arm. The operation was so successful that now Hubacek uses her right arm. as well as before her Illness. A good .husband makes a good wife. Beauty and sadness always go to gether. Nature thought beauty too rich to go forth upon the earth_with out a meet alloy.

Publication Title: Clunes Guardian And Gazette
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SPORTING NOTES. CLUNES GUN CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

SPORTING NOTES. (BY " PAKEHA.") OLUNES GUN CLUB. j Shooting for Mr Alex. Clarke a I trophy, and sweepstakes, will take i place this afternoon | | BOWLING. 1 On Monday afternoon the local club will play their last match for the j season against Creswick.' The latter i intend to ruako a bold bid to recover I the "ashes" they recently lost at Clunes. The locals, who will journey by the midday train, will com prise Messrs Phillips, Turnbull, ; Eberhard, Hay, Cloke, Jenkins, McElroy, Kempson, Carter, Thomas, Robius and Treleaven.' ANGLING. Anglers are reminded that the season for trout closes on the 30th of this month, and I hope the olose season will be religiously observed. If this is done, when the season opens on 13th September, anglers will have some real good sport. Under the Fisheries' Act there ia a heavy fine for fishing in the closo season, so it behoves all members of the local society to see that the law is not infringed. . I;, am sure they will have the assistance of Mounted...

Publication Title: Clunes Guardian And Gazette
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CLUNES PICNIC RACES. SUCCESSFUL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

CLONES PICNIC RACES. SUCCESSFUL MEETING. The Clunos Picnic Race Club held a mooting on the local racecourse at Fletcher's Crossing yesterday. The weather was cold, but fine, with the exception of a shower or two, and tli^re was a fair attendance. The course was in excellent order owing to the recent rains. Bookmakers were well represented. : The fields were fairly large, and tho racing was generally interesting, some of the finishes being very close. The meeting was well conductcd, the officials being as follows Presi dent, Mr D. McLean ; judge, Mr G. ; Fr user; starter, Mr J. Charleson; clerk of course, Mr F. Rowlands; clerk of scales, Mr Fred. Eberlwrd; stewards, Messes W. Yinecouibe, J. Hudson, Josiah Pearce, G. Mclvor, X), Wratliall, EL. Wliitnall, G. 0. Bvnions. Mr E. E. Roberts carried out the secretarial duties in a very capable manner. HANDICAP TRIAL STAKES. Five furlongs. .First, trophy value £1 10s; 2nd, trophy value 10s. E. J- Courtney's Nyka, 10.5 (Downes) ... .... 1 W. ...

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United States and Mexico. WAR COMMENCED. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

United States and Mexico. I WAR COMMENCED. Tho first blow in tho "affair" between America and Mexico has been struok, and Vera Gru7, tho chief port o£ Mexico, on the Gulf of Mexico, ou tho Gulf of Mexico, is in tho hands ef Americans. Tfye Eresideut urdore^ Rear Admiral Fletcher, the officer .com taanding the Atlantic fleet, to seizo ; the customs hauso at Vara Crux, and Kuofta'a fovws sawing torga supplies of ammunition ?which it was t cxpected line! arrived tliero on board a German steamer. The instructions I were speedily carried out, a force of 1 marines being landed without delay at Vera Cruz. Fighting took place almost im mediately, and lasted throughout tho afternoon, ending when tho Mexican troops fled westward. Rear-Admiral Bndger, commander of tho American ships off Vera Crux, arrived in the morning, nnd landed a thousand marines. Tho marines seizod tho customs transport Prairie, and with the light armament shelled a number of Mexican troops, who from various vantage point...

Publication Title: Clunes Guardian And Gazette
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An Ascot Dairy Farm. MR S. J. THOMAS. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

An Ascot Dairy Farm. MR S. J. THOMAS. (By A. J. Eoss, Dairy Supervisor, ra the "Agricultural Journal.'') One of the moBt up-to-dato dairy , farms in the Ballarat district is that > i owned by Mr S. J. Thomas, of Ascot, : 1 who is a firm believer in feeding bis , cows liberally, and is not content, as ' too maiiy are, to trust to natural pas. ' ture only. Even in the flush of the season a ration of bran and chaff is ? fed each milking, which is relished by j the cows, even when coming directly I off the clover pasture. In season, ' maize and mangolds are grown, as also are various cereal mixtures for , green feed. A liberal supply of clear spring water is always available. All the labor on the farm is supplied by ; the family. | (A table is given showing the re turns from 19 . cows for a one-day test. The tests ranged from .848 lbs to 2.600 lbs butter fat, the total being 33.286 lbs, which at Is per lb., would return £11 12s 6d weekly.) This gives an average return of I ^ lbs. of ...

Publication Title: Clunes Guardian And Gazette
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PROSPECTING AND PROGRESSIVE ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

PR0SPECTIN3 AND PRO GRESSIVE ASSOCIATION. A meeting o£ the above was held at ; the Free Library on Monday evening. I There were present The president (Or (J. Hay), and Messrs A.McKen zie, H. L. Lazarus (secretary), P. Rattray (assistant secretary), W. Rowe, W. Mangles, E. Ryan, T. Payne, L. Allen, Coomb, ancl H. Woods, W. Richards. The report of Mr Stanley Hunter, ot the Mines' department, regarding the request for boring at North Cluncs, was received. (This report was published in last Friday's "Guar dian."! It was decided to write to the Mines' department, and ask to be sup plied with a copy of the plans referred to in the report. Accounts amounting to £8 Os 6d were passed lor payment. Messrs W. Rowe and H. Wood, who were appointed to canvass the town and district for the placing of shares in the proposed North Clunes Alluvial Gold Mining Co., reported, that they had disposed of over 2000 shares, and had promises for a further COO. The secretaries reported that the total number of...

Publication Title: Clunes Guardian And Gazette
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TROUBLE OVER FENCE. SMEATON FARMERS AT LAW. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

TROUBLE OVER FENCE. SMEATON FARMERS AT LAW. At the Allendale Police Court on Wednesday, before Messrs Berriman, P.M., and J. T. Sloan, J.P., James Sewell proceeded against Jas. Rig hetti to compel payment of his share towards the erection of a now fence adjoining his property. Mr Ii. L. Lazarus, of Cluhes, appea'retl for the complainant,, and Mr D. Clarke, of Ballarat, for defendant. Both parties are well-known landholders in the Smeaton district. Mr Lazarus, in opening the ca*e, said the proceedings were taken under Section 8 of the Fencing Act. The parties, though neighbors, could not agree as tliey should. Righetti had not acted in a fair way. Complainant came to the locality in 1899, and both parties arranered about a striD of land. formerly a road, and 'which was after wards sold. As there was no neces sity for the road," complainant sug gested an arrangement. Ho (Sewell) was willing to let Righetti have the land free of rent providing ho pat up a fence and did not let it get i...

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COMMONWEALTH ELECTORAL ACT. COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

COMMONWEALTH ELECTORAL ACT. COMMONWEALTH OF'AUSTRALIA. It Is intended forthwith to enter upon a complete review of the Commonwealth Electoral Rolls for the State of Victoria. It will be the duty of the Electoral offi cials, under the law to take proceedings against any persons who have failed to comply with the compulsory provisions of the Electoral Act In respect to enrol ment, and to take the necessary legal action to remove from the Rolls on which they now appear any names which under the law should not be retained on such Rolls.- . » Every qualified person not already cor rectly enrolled, Including every elector who has changed his or her place of living, but who has not taken the neces sary action to secure Correct enrolment for the SubdU'ision of the Electorate in which he or-sne lives and has lived for a pc-riod of not less than one month, is ad vised to at once comply with the law by completing and lodging the required form of claim with the Electoral Registrar concerned. An...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

WE0D1NG. MAYBERRY- HENDRA. A pleasant gathering took place on Eastor Monday at the residence of tin brides parents, North Clunes, tl.t occasion being the marriage of Ethel .1 T,"r ' y°ungcst daughter of Mr and Mrs J. Hendra, to Thomas It May berry third son of the lute A. and Mrs Mayberry, of Camp Hili J.ho bride was attended by'Misses E. Rudwick, E. Mayberry, and E ?ttendra, who were tastefully lroek<.vi' in embossed voile dresses. The ondo and bridesmaids carried beautiful shower bouquets, made and presented by Mrs G. Hay. The g,00m was supported by Messrs K. Skellet Hyatt, and \V. Rudwick. Tl«' ceremony w.is performed by tlie R,.v W.Moore. Tlie breakfast table wlls tastefully decorated, and well laid out « d .5°°d \hi"Ss- T'ie toast of the Ji.ide and Bridegroom" was riven by the Rav. W. Moore, and responded to by tho bridegroom, who then fol lowed with the toast of." The Brides T v c.|WlnCh wns resP°nded to by « t,K' &pe!,et' "Mv G- Har Prosed ]16 U ,rfnts'' an...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

STATE SAVINGS BANK OF VICTORIA grant# LOANS ON EASY TERMS. up to three fifths of valuation. ON BROAD ACRES £2000 to £25000 ON TOWN PROPERTIES £500 to £25000 for a term of 3 or 5 years with option of paying off a . ' , . portion on any pay day. Interest 5 per cent. CREDIT FONC1ER LOANS up to two thirds . of valuation. ON 'FARMS .. £60 to £2000. Repayable by Instalments spread over 30 years, with interest at 5 per cent. Security may be either Freehold, or Crown Leasehold that could bo made Freehold at any time on payment of tlio balance of Crown Rents. Loans may be granted for the purpose ot purchasing the land taken as security, or paying off existing liabilities ' thereon, paying Crown Rents, Improving, developing, or carrying on the farm, purchasing stock, machinery, etc. ON COTTAGES, VILLAS and SHOPS .. .: £50 to £1000. Repayablo by Instalments spread over 1!)% years, with Interest at 5 per cent. No Charge for Mortgage Deed. Full information on application to Tho Inspector (idiom!...

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LADIES PLEASE NOTE. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

JQAJ51ES PLEASE NOTE. Ladies are requested to note that the Offices of the Ladies' College of Health have been removed from 46 Elizabeth street to Phair'a Buiidines, 327-329 Collins Btreot, Melbourne. The Oolleue has the sole'astenoy in Victoria for Dr D, M, (Joonloy's famous Oranae Lily Treatment, which for thn past 25 yeara hap boon effecting such wonderful cures among wiimen in all parts of Australia, rorthe benefit of sufjorern. and for those into whose home King Baby has failed to appear, a free valuable medical bnnk will be sent to anyone writing to Dept B3, The La^ioB1 College of Health, Phair's Buil'Miiun, 3/7 Collins street, Melbourne. 4.t ^ meetpg of an insuranoo com-, paii'y jff Jjiverpoo} op Tuegdiy, thp jhairman stated that {she iire losses in bt>e pnltfld Kjngdop during 1012 at. iplbutotl to aufirftROttss lw$ be«n cstj.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

PIN (HI ^ ASSUME GO. LTD. /^' ESTD. 1782. WORKERS'C0MPENSATI0E3. FIRE. ACCIDENT. . LOSSES PAID EXCEED .£90,000,000. Lotaoa hy DUSH FIRES and by LIQHTNIHQ -or® mado good by thta Oompany. . , AGENTS WANTED. _ V'itowah'461 T0 471 BOURKE ST., -omoR: MELBOURNE. ' DALGETY & CO LTJ., ACENTS. Spoiling the Fun. It was a sweet, sad play, and there was hardly a dry handkerchief In the house. But one man in the pit irrita ted his neighbors excessively by re fusing to take the performance in the proper spirit. Instead of weeping, he laughed. While others were mopping their eyes and endeavoring to stifle s "I d-don't know what brought y-you li-here." she Bobbed, with streaming eyes, and pressing her hand against her aching heart; "but if y-you don't lijce the p-plny, you miglu i-iet other p-people enjoy it!" Plenty of young men who start out into the world never get any farther than the city. An Irish soldier was crossing a bar rack square with a pail in which he 1 was going to get some w...

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AN AUSTRALIAN RAIN-MAKER. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

AN; AUSTRALIAN RAIN-MAKER. | Little did the Premiers of New South Wales, Victoria, and South Australia think when they were wrangling tho other day over the perennial Murray waters question that the solution of tho whole diffi culty arising from tho rival claims "of irrigation and navigation had been ar rived at by an officer of the Common wealth Government. Tills modern reader of riddles, Mr. Balsillic, the Commonwealth "wirele'ps expert, claims to have solved the problem of ,r&in-maltlng-that-4ias-ptizzled the wits ot men for untold ages. '.For' some tlmecbacll it has been known that Mr. Balsillie was of the opinion that he had by means of electrical science obtained a mastery over the clouds. That, even in these days of scientific marvels, must ranlc as something ex traordinary. Mr. Balsillie has taken preliminary steps towards turning his discovery to practical use by lodging an application for letters patent for his rain-making dovices, and It is un derstood a company i...

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THE DEADS CARE FOR THE LIVING SOUL. A Strange Story With a Strange Sequel. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

THE DEADS CARE FOR THE | LIVING SOUL. I A Strange Story With a Strange Sequel. A strange ghost story, in which the principals are said to be people of the highest social position,. Is, according to the "Express," engaging the atten tion of London society. A Kensington vicar was leaving the church after choir practice when a lady stepped out of the aisle and ask ed hini in agitated tones to come with her at once to an address near by. "A gentleman is dying there," Bhe said. "He is extremely concerned BJtJout the state of his soul and anx ious to so you oefore he dies." The clergyman followed hor to a waiting taxi-cab, and a short drive round the corner brought them to a mansion. The lady, who seemed to be extremely agitated, urged the vicar to hurry. He sprang out of the caib, rang the bell, and a butler appeared. "Does Mr. live here?" "Yes, sir." "I hear he is seriously ill and has sent for me." The butler seemed astonished al most beyond words. He expostulated that his master was n...

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HIS TWENTY-FIFTH OPERATION. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 24 April 1914

HIS TWENTY-FIFTH OPERATION. "'"At Yuma, Michigan, a young man named Fred Maybury recently under went his twenty-fifth surgical opera tion. He is only twenty-four years of age, and the operations have all been performed within the last ten years. He has had one leg, one hand, one eye, the appendix, and arm bones removed. It was thought at first that Maybury held the record, but inquiry reveals his as an ordinary case by comparison In Chicago,- during the years 1906 to 1910, a man named Peter Halliday jWas operated on thirty-two times. He had both arms, both legs, one ear, liis nose, his appendix, one kidney, and a portion of his skull removed. He was in three railroad smash-ups, and then contracted cancer. Through it all he preserved an imperturable nerve. He took the prospect of losing his eyes as a blessing. > "I won't be able to see what a hulk I am," he told the doctors. And this remarkable case is surpass by that of Matthew Sillcox, of St. Louis. He had both legs and arms re ...

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A GIGANTIC FLAGSTAFF. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 28 April 1914

A CICANTIC FLAGSTAFF. Wlint is pronounced to bo the biggcs* stick of squared timber in tho world will bo utilised by tho British Columbia Government for tho purposo of a flag staff to be erected in front of tho Court House at Victoria. Thp. timber for this king of flag poles, which will $>rry tho Union Jack at a height whoro it mxT bo seen from any part of tho city, is two hundred and four feet long,', and its diameter about two feet ten Inches at the baso, tapering to about ono foot at tho top. If it is embedded in tho ground, at least sixteon feet of the baso will have to bo buried, Tho chief secret of comfort lloa in not suffering trifles to vox, tuad in pru« dontly cultivating our undergrowth of tnmll pleasures. In Italy mtrriago brokers are & r»> fcular institution, They have pocket books filled with tho name# of mar riageable maidens in various ranks o! lifo, and go about trying to arrang* matohes, When they are Buocosafui they receive a commission, and - very li...

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IRELAND FOR EVER. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 28 April 1914

IRELAND FOR EVER. An American was visiting Ireland for i' " st time, and, staying at an hotel >'. ' Vin, sought to startle some of I . ? :>rrnnintancoa as to the height of ?>nilrlfngs in f?ew York. Sovcfal v "tall" stories had been received in f 'ICO. Ono brawny Irishman stood it bb long !>o could, and then queried: ?i'o are certainly' big places your luifc yo haven't seen our newost hnve yc?" ."ho American superciliously grinned, ( V politely said that lie had not. T thought not,"-said the Irishman u know, man, it's so tall that wo to put the two top Btoreys on h'""2s!" " '<. remark was backcd by several -c«"t cries from different parti v; ; room. Tho American sat up. hat for?" ho asked. "So wo could let 'em down till th« moon went by!" said Pat.

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A MICROSCOPIC STATE. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 28 April 1914

A MI CfilTSc 0 P10~ ST ATE. Tho Republic of Moresnet, on tha fcrundary between Germany and Bel gium, has an avon oF barely one squara mile and a qua-t^r and a population of threo thousand five hundred. A boun<! dnry commission settling the frontiers after tho fall of Napoleon in 1814 was unable to agree upon the ownership of this tiny piece of land and finally loft '.he question for future settlement. Meanwhile it was to bo administered joi-tly by the two States. The joint administration soon ra sultcd in an administration by neither Stato, and the community becamo self governing under the protection of'Prus sia and Belgium. In 1841 the two guar anteeing countries gave the district its oivn independent administration. It lias no courts, but litigants can choosi between, the .Belgium and Prussian' ' i'nifals in beginning litigation, whiclj! is subject to the laws neither of Ger many nor of Belgium, but of tho an cient Code Napoleon. On reaching*; military age, tho youth of...

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BALLARAT PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 28 April 1914

BALLARAT PRODUCE MAR KET. The quotations tire:-Wheat, 3s 9d for prime milling. Oats: Fair feed, la 9d to Is lOd for stout, heavy milling. Peas, 4s to 4s 3d, Barley: Prime, 3s 4d; fair to good, 2s lOd to 3s. Cape, 2s to 2s 2d. Flour, £9.- Bran, £5. Pollard, £5. Potatoes, new £i las to £5 10s. Hay : Best chaffing, £2 to £2 2s 6d ; manger, £2 5a to £2 7s 6d. Straw, 32s Gd. BALLARAT DAIRY PRODUCE " MARKET. Phillips and Chamberlain, report Butter: Prime factory prints Is 2d; lump, ls'lj^d; separator, lOd to 10 J^d; dairy, 8d. Eggs, Is 4d. Bicon; Sides, lid ; middles, Is; hams, Is 3d Honey, 3d to 3yid. Lard, 7j£d. Cheese, 6J^d to. 7J/j>d. Onions: Brown Spanish, £8. New Potatoes, £5 to £6.

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