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Miepoll and Branjee Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 15 May 1885
Ylepoll and Branjee notes. By OIaVER DAY. (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDWIT.) 1 really think I shallbe obliged to resign my position as syour correspondent, and hand over my peni to somle one who can make a great deal out of very little; for I find it almost impossible to get any news that is likely to interest your many rea ders. Ploughing andsowing takelupmost of our attention just. now, and is the subject of conversation whereverone goes abouthero, a spirit of healthy rivalry being generated among the farmers in their endeavours to vie with each other, as to the acreage un der crop ; wlhich, by-the-bye, is largewhen the ploughing' is finished, but grows very much like the cow's tail as soon as reaping time approaches. Great interest is-centred in the Euroa Bicycle Club Sports on Queen's Birthday, and the Euroa people may- expect. a very strong contingent from here to put in an appearance. The parrots and magpies take a little attention; thesepestsare numerousenough. We have every varie...
Euroa Shire Council. WEDNESDAY, 14TH MAY. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 15 May 1885
E iS nia IRsIaro Cmusacss. S VEDNESDAY, 1i4THs MAY. Present:--Crs Gibsbn (president, in the chair), McGuinness, Neelands, Duncan, Crosbio, Hehir, Grattan, and B irkett. Thi_ minutes of the last meeting were real and 'onfirmed. CoRREsPOxDENCE. From the Cent~'l Board of Health, giving approval ,f the opening of the Church of England, Euroa; with reference tojho regulatiois "for !the prevention of contagious diseases ; also forwarding regulations for the Pros byterian Church Strathbogie. Cr McGuinness spoke of the care of the Board of Heilth in reference to churches., and stated that school- buildings were entirely neglected. He moved that the attention of the board be drawn to the nmatter.-Seconded by the President, and carried. From Dr Tuthill, reporting the sanitary state of the borough for the past year, and recommending that in all casea?otf:infec tious diseases publicity be given'to same ; that the appointment of a nightman was highly necessary: and directing attention to an open...
Benalla Land Board. Before Messrs J. A. Levey and E. T. Dunn.) [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 15 May 1885
Before Messrs J. A. Levey and E. T. .Dunn.) . The following applications were dis posed of at the local Courthouse on Tues day : RECOMMENDED. Mary Jane Murphy, Boho, 320a. Alice Matilda Murphy, Boho, 320a. Frederick Myers, Boho and Warren bayne, 318a. John Kelleher, junr., Goomalibee, 79a. James M'Crum, Toombullup, 320a. - Subject toproof of age. Robert M'Crum, Toombullup, 320a. Joseph M'Crum, Toombullup, 320a. Aridy Kerr, Toombnllup, 320a. R'obert Geuniil, Toombullup, 320a. -Subject to proof of age. Archibald Kerr, Toombullup, 160a. Matthew Lane, Warrenbayne, 120a. Ellen Toohey, Warrenbayne, 54a. Thomas Mooney, Warrenbayne, 320a, James Mooney, Warrenbayne, 224a. POSTPONED. Lawrence Crowley, Toombullup, 192a. Samuel E. Usher, Toombullup, 205a. Peter M'Ardie, Upotipotpon and Go waugardie, 320a. REFUSED. William Cockerill, Tatong, 200a. Charles Smithson, Lurg, 234a.
The Advertiser PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY MORNING. "Let all the ends thou aim'st at be thy Country's, Thy God's, and Truth's.' FRIDAY, MAY 15th, 1885. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 15 May 1885
PULISHED EVERY FRIDAY MORNING. "Let all the ends thou ain'st at be thy Country's, Thy God's, and Truth's.' FRIDAY, MAY 15th, 1885. TIE movement, which has for some time been in progress, having forits ob ject the secession of parts of Long wood and Monea from the Shire of Goulburn and their incorporation with that of Euroa, is one of great import anceto theresidentsprimarilyconcerned and scarcely less so to the whole of the shire ratepayers. The area mentioned has been for some time a sort a no man's land. The residents have not been subject to taxation, although they. are part and parcel of Goulburn shire, and the only improvements effected in the shape of road making, clearing, &c., have been carried out by our council. As a matter - of fact several persons have been levied upon by our rate col lector, and their payments have gone to swell the shire =offers. This, how ever, has not been done wittingly, as, owing to some complications in the plans; the Government and the lo...
Agricultural Shows. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
The following. are the dates for the ]lolding of the various Shows in th1C G oJ.l burn. Valley during the year 1885: .. . Yarrawong,, September 3rd:. " MIoinra Aricultural and Pastorl Soc .iety at Cashel, September 17th. Shepparton and Lower. (,,ulnturn Vail Icy Agricultutal and Pastoral Society;. - epltember 22nd and 23rd. . Numurkah Agricultural Association, -- -- September 20th. lorth-:Lstcnl. ' Pastoral i and 'ýriicul tural Society,at M1ur'chison,lst October., N orth-Eastern .and Goulburn: Vadlley Agricultural Society, at Tatuira October Ovens and pIurr-y', gricultuial Socity, -at i\ranga'tta, September 10thl andfllth. Bstweee' tinirta itd forty young men, armed witli torches, and bcaringan effligy, asseirbled at- Sliinglchult:i'liiu! t a' fort 'ni"iht ago, fdsthi' ? pupiiis" of oshowing -their indignation at tli'heairtliss 'coidhict" of a resident of that.neighbourhood.` . An ettigy of the seducer; .which i'was carried in front, had att"iched to it the folldor-in? inscriptioni ...
Gazette Notices. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
* GCtt aiei~ctt I"»cCics - . -Approachin - land sales:--Bonalla, 'Wednesday,3d June; Seynour, Friday; 22nd May; Friday, ith June. Issue ofinelwlicellses approved, Daniel miallei, 20a, Upetipotlfon; Ri obert ;E: Moore, 20a, Upotipotlpo-, iArtllhur Le:ary, "20;, Samnaria: ; Edward .. Trmible, , 20a;! Uotipotpon. . ,.. - * .Applicitio. not grant -ayl Ipurcell, Borodonianin. .'.; : :'-"' ' '" ' Applicatiomn for grant approved :- Jamles Davon, Borodonun,.ll . Apllications for luascs approved : George Harrison,- E uro, 4.L lri 2p31; . in. . 'i.lcr, Euro?,;319;L,2r 24(ip,; .llolmun ".Eastliaw" Cu.mi;jibo, 10S p. 'Sp
Moglonemby Jottings. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
Mogeonembyn Jottinrs. BY " INCOG." All other subjects are swallowedup just now by the serious case of ipfanticido in our midst. These cases appear bad when we read of them from time to time in the various newspapers, but when a case of the kind happens immediately amongst us, it seems far more terrible than when the personsimplicatedare perfectstrangers. Much sympathy is felt for the unfortunate girl, for, I believe, she has not yet at tained her majority... It is scarcely to be wondered at, that so much pity is felt for her, seeing that she has not had the train ing or companionship of a mother or a sister since she was some seven or eight years of age; and,furtler,it isgenorallysup posed that she not exactly couipos memtis. At any rate she is sometimes peculiar in her manner. This, hbwever, may be the result of her seclusion from society ; 'for I am given to understand that she has never been in the habit of mixing with her neighbours. Those who knew her say she seemed always pecu...
Bicycle Sports. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
UBlecle 8isorta. The following are the handicaps for the principal events : MAIDENn BIrccLE RACE. Tom Parkinsoi s... ... scratch Joe Jane ... .. ..170 yards George Savage ..... 270 , Alfred Wignell ... . 10 HANDICAP FooT RAE--440. yards. Tom Ryan :.. ... . scratch. James Forster . 8 :yards. H. Ferguson ... 15 John Henry .. 20 ,, W. Hewish ... . 20 QuEEN's BIRTHDAY BICYCLE nRAE. Wm. Cooper (Sprinhliurst)... scratch E. Cooper (Sprin"hurst).. ~, P.- J. Maddigan nSeymour) . , E. C. Dotters (Seymour) ... yards P; Jones (Mooroopna) ... 175 ,, E. A. Pearson (Seymour)I15 ,, H. H. McLaughlan (ditto) 175 ,, Edward Wignall (Euroa) 235 ,, Tom Parkinson (Euroa) ... 255 ,, Joe Jane (Euroa) ... ...430 ,, "EBaoA ADVERTImBR" HANDICAP FOOT RACE. Tom Ryan .. ... ... scratch T. Power (assumed) ... 3 yards Edward Williams '.. . 4 ,, J..Jensen ... 7 ,, A. Shaw "(assumed) 10 William Clark 12 ,, George McLeod ' . 12 Stephen Donoghue . 15 , BICYCLE CU.n RACE., Edward: Wignell .. ... . scratch Tom Parkinson ...
The Week's Essence. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
S! The 'eeik'a Esseine. Mr A M'IKenzie, draper, of Violet Town, notifies, .inour advertisingcouhienis the', arrival, of a large :consignmen 't of winter goods.. A nice sdaking rain set in'arounil Euroa between 9 and 10 o'clock last night, with every promise.of continuing.- . :?Firtifications ton.hst onestrlek?l at 7]iLs-, owab, which will i'riender' i tlihe 8tonst town on the lRed Sea.:" The Czar has sent a letter of thanks and a diamond-hilted sword to General Koin aroff, as a mark of his approval.' Louis Riel has been taken prisoner. ., The beauty of 'the Princess Collonno, sister of the recent lucky bridegroom, has set Paris half beside itself. Mr Moody, the evangelist, ,and his mother recently celebrated their birthdays on the 'same day, he being 49 and she 80.: The mother is a sprightly little body ;with sparkling eyes, who, being a widow, brought up. her nine children through a hard stiruggle. President Barrios, of Guatemala, has been killed in a battle between his troops and ...
DAIRY PRODUCE, HIDES ETC Wednesday, May 20. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
DaIRY; - PRODU -W:.,-Wednesday, May 20.:. M...essrs M'Kay.and.M'Donald report: We. held' our usual sale to-day, and give below detailed report:- Cheese, prime, firm, from 6d to 7d per lb; medium,4id to _ 6d; inferior; ?lower. Potted, Butter: The supply to hand is still large.. We quote. nominal values-Good to prime, 9d to lid per -lb; mediunii 7d 9d; inferior, lower. We.: sold one line of potted under the hammer at 121d. Fresh Butter: We offered to-day a heavy catalogue. The market, was firm, and for all, first clase 'i lines the demand-was very bisk; average, from s 2d . to is 4d - for well-known brands; collectors lots, out of condition, lower. Eggs: Beat guaranteed'lots, 2s 4d ' per dozen. Bacon realised from Gd to 8?d according to quality ; hams, 7d to 97d. ' :Hoiey. The market is glutted, and buyers will not operate, except at very low rates, 3Wd to 44 per lb. Beeswax in-limited de .nand at 91d, all kinds. Poultry: Heavy Scodnsignments of all kinds coning forward.!
European News. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
European News. Diplomatic negotiations which are proceeding between Great Britain and Italy tend to show that the future of the Soudan is to be entrusted to Italy. It is proposed that Italian troops shall occupy Suakin, and they have received orders to hold themselves in readiness for active service. Last December news -was received th it a coinmmercial treaty hlad been" arranged between Great Britain and Spain. By the terms of this agreement all Spanish wines con taining 30 :degrees of proof spirit and rnder were to be admitted into Great Britain at a.dutyof.ls. per gallon. In return for this eon~cssion Spain was to plane Great Britain upon the most favored natiobn treatment. It appears now that the Spaniskiauthoritiesdecline to ratify the concession,, and the agree ment has therefore fallen through. The British 'Government are expected to ' proposc that" L.duty be placed. upon superior wines. The trial has concluded of the tnfo men charged with causing tl.hedynamite explosions at ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
W.~~ H~NGLE Y, -; Painter, and Paperhanger, Coach Painter * Sign Writer ANDERSON STREET, BUBROA. J G. USANDERSON,' AZL&rIZD-WATUU AND Ooanuhx VJ OLET. TOWN. BEGS tolitbank.his ocustom .u far:: pact' :tcor.% and' toia't in brii:tm Ini ',-'that iLini got cnlarged machinery he is 4tlprclparId td meet'an increased dcmaud 1 ~ .~........::~ .....!.; ,01C IMPORTANT : ;?PUBLIC . NOTICE: EURIiOA TRCADING COMPANY: W ALLE'N Has much pleasure in informing the Inhabi .: tats of Euroa Shire that he has SPURCHASED the Businss lately carried on by THE EUROA; TRADINGi .COMPANY, and intends to continue the same. ._u. *^ +,: .:.,1 s F :.' , ·- ; l 5" i E4normous Stock GROCERY, DRAPERY, .-DAIRY PRODUCE, BOOTS; SHOES, ETc., a beeni acquired at ad 't: EXTBAORDINARILY LOW FIGURE, and therefore we are able to AT .W" Me _WA * IV MI f HITHERTO T - WES. W + : - '; :IN .THEE DISTRICT. : * The Store is literally packed with HIGH-CLASS GOODS . x . ' EVERY DEPARTMENT, . nd, in order to make room for ahe O...
Grain Conference at Benalla. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
S raiia conferenme at Benalla. On Monda ftle oon, in the Benalla )Municipal Chambers; a number of ;dele gates from sliires it' this district niet in conference for.theo.purpobse of considering the questions of the reduction cf freiht on grain, and .the redivision' of the ifoirs electorate.' 'Mr Willis Little, president of the local shire, occupied, the chair, and there were 'present-OCrs. Blackburne, James, Rowe, 'Benalla ; ,:Birkett and McGuinness, Euroa ; "Bott (president), Yarrawonga; Phillipson andTone,Wangga rattaBorough; Jeffreys and Byrne, Oxley; Parfitt and M'Kinty, North Ovens. Mr Phillipsoirn moved the following resolution--' That this conference is of opinion that the present system, or rather want ofasystei, in the rates' both for pas aengers and produce now charged on the Victorian railways is most unjust and oppressive to the agricultural and country 'producing classes of the colony." The resolution, seconded by Mr Bott, was supported by Messrs' Birkett,. MeGuin ness, ...
LATEST TELEGRAMS. MELBOURNE, Thursday evening. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
-LATEST TELEGRAMSIs Br ELECTrIC TELEGRAMI. [RaOM OUR OWN OO nEhOiDEA.] -.ILDionua,'. Thiursday ?i c .ing. A cablegram- t hand states, that the three British reginiints stationed at Suakini are about to proceed to Cairo where they will remain. ; ': 'One of the.stoam pipes in connection With the heating alppalratus at the law courts;, burst siis morning, creatiig quite' a scare. Most of the lawyers and litigants fled from the place, under the. impression that an infernal niachinie had Bone off SSAdrIUeT,, Thursday. A fatal- accident hlapened at tle New Chium CO.' claim this moining, by which a man lamed David Phieffer was killed.;"r"
Commercial. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
*. .:: Commer hlath . The undermentioned Quotations for tLie Stock; DAiry Prodnce, etc., are the very latest obtainable, and Every Figure.. is tsaranlteed ABSOLUTELY CORRECT to the? 'ictioneers' Quotations. Farmers and, Graziers may therefore place implicit con fidenco in uir .Market? Reports. We hbae also iiade. arrangements for ex tended reports of, the Monthly Stock Sales of the district, which will appear, among - -.the Commercial Intelligence:-
MELBOURNE MARKETS. Wednesday, May 20. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
MELBOURNEJIARKETS: Wcdnesday, May 20. Fat Cattle.-The market was larg,ely supplied, about 1,900 head having beeni .yarded, a large proportion of which were ,of-useful'to prime quality. There wasa' full attendance of town and country buy ers, but prices ruled slightly easier, until thb closeof the market, when the'deniand became firmer and about late rates were' ? reaalised.',Prime-pens '6f bullocks sold at froth £12 to £15according to weight; good do, from £10 to £1110s; second do from £7T,10s to £8.10s;'inferior from £5 10s; prnme pens of cows, from £7 10s to £9; odd beasts, tb'£11 2s Gd; good do from' £6 to £7; iniddlingand inferior from £4. ! Fat Calve.--230 were yarded,. a large proportion of which were suited to'trade requirements:. : The demand was not so firm as last week,' -arid: pr'ices iruled slightly easier:-- Best sold at from 60s to 80as; good do, from 40s to 50s; middling Sand inferior, from 15s to 30s. S Fat -Sheep.-The supply amounted to '13,000, a large .proportion ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
i- eetin - :. " SHIRE OF EUROA., A- GRI CULT URA L OTICE is hereby given that a PUB L I.C M:EE TING Will be held at .the SHIRE HALL on TUESDAY, May 20th, at 4 p.mn-, to take steps for forming an AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. JOHN GIBSON, : Shire Hall, President:. Euroa, May l4th, 1885. *...ntertaInnaent . PUBLIC IHALL, ETROA: QUEEN's IURTiIuDAT (MAY 25i, "1885). - N EN T ER T A.I'N- ME IT - 'conlsisting of VOCAL AND INST1?UMENTA N " S SELECTIONS, .. Gentlcmein, acid by the. Euro. Town- :Ba nd (Under the direcbtionof the Bandnmaster, Mr. C0 A. Siebert)' Wilitake place on .. MONDAY EVENING, 25ThT MAY In .the above Hall, under the management'of the above Band for whobs benefit it is being lield. It will be.followed by a D: . A. N . E to continue until daylight. The music, for which will be supplied by Mr. and iMrs. Siebert (Violin.and Piano). The Entertainment will Commonce- at 8 o'clock. TicirEs : Front Seats 2s. Back, is. Reserved Seats Balcony, 3s. Dance--Double Tickets only, 3s. Hlonorary ...
The Advertiser PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY MORNING. "Let all the ends thou aim'st at be thy Country's, Thy God's, and Truth's.' FRIDAY, MAY 22nd, 1885. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY MORNINGI.., "Let all the ends thou aim'st at be thy - Co untry's, . , , . . T?I G'od's, and Tridi's.' FRIDAY, MAY 22nd, 1885. A r-orosaAL, which has: long been mooted in our midst, at last taken fro m the field of indecision and uncertainty, ,has hlow assumed tangible form. We allude to the inauguration of an Agri cultural. Society, th3 notification ap pearing in our advertising columns. We have continuously and consistently ad vocated this step, spurred on by the conviction that Eurom shire, being pre eminently an agricultural district, and dependent for its "prodress and Irosperity on the out-put of its soil' in. the shape of cereals, growth of!stock; &c., offers at once a splendid scope for the :operation- of a purely farmers' club, and an irrefutable guar antet of its success. It is only by the es tablishmentof cognate associationatothe one under notice that our farmers and graziersican hopd to keep pace with the times, and have brought under their...
Horsham Bank Robbery. [Newspaper Article] — Euroa Advertiser — 22 May 1885
Meloriham fai ank' Robbery. The perpetrators of the Horsham bank robbery have at last been arrested. A few days since the police apprehended two Syoung men named Alexander M'Pherson, alias Ross, and Hugh Milne Smith on the charge. . Thea latter is an unmarried man about 30 years old. He was the account 'rit of the bank?; l thei time tlie robbery took~place.' He 'boarded and slept'at an hotel close-to. the bank.' He always kept a duplicate key of the safe, the 'other being in the possession of the manager. Soon after the robbery Smith was placed in tle liiead'tlide' hi Collins-street; where he "remained 5 montis' only, -his movenients being closely watched by' a detective the .whole of: that,; tinme. He was then per nmitted to :resign;, and' he returned to : Horsham, where e-he and Ross,' who was formerly in.the :employment of the bank at,Araratentered intobusiness together as wheat buyers 'and' produce dealers. At the beginning of the present month both Ross (who?l ;passed - under '...