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SECOND DAY. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
SECOND DAY. The enervating weather Thursday again militated against a large attendance at the race meeting in aid of the funds of the King Edward Memorial Sanatorium for Consumptives. As on the opening day, the attendance was not up to expectatious. The promoters of the meeting, however, worked enthustically, and with the assistance of the Bendigo Jockey Club the success of the fixture was assured. It is expected that a profit of about £300 will be made, which. considering the unsuitable climatic conditions, is very satisfactory. THE R-ACING. SECOND HURDLE RACE, of 50 sovs.; second horso 7 sovs., and third horse 3 sovs. out of stake. Two miles. Mr H. V. Barker's br g Artillery Bill, aged (Little Bill-Surprise). 11.5 (J. Pr, dwards) ..................... 1 Mr. J. Teague's b g Yarrabrae, aged, 9.12 (A. W allace) .................. 2 Mrs. J. Fitzmnaurice's ch g Sir Cohlinu, aged, 10.5 (J. J.. Fitzlzmaurice) ...... 3 Thiese wecre the only starters. Betting: 3 to 1 on ARTILLERY B1ILL, 4 ...
SOCIAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
SOCIAL NOTES. i Y.W.C.A.-The "Hearth-fire Girls" are increa.sing in number, and it is hoped soon: to form asuburban groups, so that the train. ing' in hlhelpfulness, home-making, hcalth anid happiness may be av.ailable for those . livl-n& at -. distsnce from the& city. Tlhe1 i Mollokion': hearth-fire girls . are worjkiig :hard- at tlhe ;tsts required for the hearth tci dl~r's degr.ee, :,and some hlnve already Sachieved the,,cooking, ironing, darning and T poetry tests .- A health talk and bandag.: m ing, instruction.:from Mrs: Harrison was their last- programme. The " Moiiomeetlh" Sgroup has devoted tlihe last :-onth or two Simnainly to outdoor ; work, aiid is learning swimming and: rowingr. Some have. passed the cooking_ decorating, self-denial, sewing and Scripture reading tests. "Conference Echoes" whas the chosen :subiect of .the members' evening at the SYounai Women's Christian Association rooms on Thursday, and .various: delegates tried to bring .home something...
SCHOOL TEACHERS' STRIKE. FIFTY INSTITUTIONS CLOSED. LIVELY SCENES AT GIRLS' SCHOOL. LONDON, 2nd February. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
S0CHOOL TEACHERS' STRIKE. FIFTY TNST1TUTONSNS =CLOSED. UfVEL Y SCEINE \T GrlRL SCHlOOLJ. L LONLDO N2N:: l Fe:bruary. ': There ias. :bone:no :"ett~enmefi~, of the. displfi?t :betw;Cli thle :Edication. :authoritis'-:s :ild :tle sc hool: 'teoache'·r :-of Herefordshire, vi~vo lkarc denaiadiniga . highe;,llr'sla.y. Fifty Echoliols in the cointj? -iy h e j ibce closed, and it is believed thait 30 mfore will be obliged to0-follow. tjieir lead;:. :.; - . . : R-liotoris s·ones took pac;? .to-day ato a oi-ls"' chocl ant Ledbnry The L irls took pIossessio ff the schoolroom after the ,nioiuin. ]e~lssonsu Iad concli ded They overt tirned the .dicslr spilit; in nk;??' nd wroto noticcs n1. the :blacekbboirds Uipholding t;1e t;edlierhs ~n stiike L aoker thell, Iargr girls hield a meeting ii:: the piiay ground, at ;vhich: it wvas decded tO -declare i~a strike of echlidhrs. ::Thde girlsh: hitled tlhe new nis. tes '.s it ii pla-co of the foinier; one, who w", on striike, (ut of the school; and then ou...
1891. (Continued.) [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
18 91. " ' .- _ : (Contiinued).) : ,_3endigli?ais longb i:cn noted for the beaunt :of its sFtreets, by reason of tthe long ai enucs o Strees.: Oilt, of 120 miiles of streef :tlu ciby;jiwt 1891, :.9()imiles ::wre plantediwitl S: clins, o'?ik, firsaid gu d B3ei msnd Bendig ;:had oearnidlthe: finni of tciho I forest :Gity," by arias: of citiit' luxui riois I growth: ·T hc i: -tie? tiecs w ::ere iidei:, the c.aire of Ji' iRopei?? most efficieni offic-r .' ? The cit3 was :lso .rich in ireserv'es,l?osalind P-aik na aren of ) acres situatc inu the heau of th city, being the chief Tiis ieserve . vb? i ,y tat?uoI lly lad "lout, n.d: icuided Sitlu its border;s i? ifagtifidelit:. ferne?~y coiveriilg four acres a remily nchanitiing ..il re'm. # it was .described by conipeteent tiu oiies in the rieighlboing colonies as ---.?th l e t iferery i:nAustramla..Mi',LYns waiom.rao' Thereselve rtond liaike eeiooni wa 'lso uellaid out while o.a o- ofthec;iy.were the tBotqnidcialM Gardens. coveling' ;Pt"ar...
BENDIGO GENERAL SESSIONS. Tuesday, 3rd February. (Before Judge Box and a jury of twelve.) Crown Prosecutor—Mr. J. A. Gurner. Shopbreaking. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
BENDIGO GENERAL SESSIONS.: Tuesday, 3rd February. r:Before Judge Box and a >ury of twelve.;) ::,Crown Prosecutor-Mr. J. A. Gurner.:: .: :·, Shopbreaking. i' "Lorenzo Thadldeus Nash and Alfred Henry :.Thomas, two well-known Q'3endigo residents, ::were charged wv:ith breaking into the shop. of Mr. J. Dowd, in M'Ivor-street, on 13th December, and stealing therefrom a quan titv of groceries valued at ,£2/1I0]. The ac . cused were also charged with receiving the goods, knowin. them to have been stolen; The evidence adduced was similar to that . given in the Police Court It was stated that .lr. Dowd left .the shou securely locked on the night of the 13th December. When h returned about 7.25 o'clock he following morning he found that the shop ha( been broken into, and a oauantitv of groceries stolen. The accused were not represented hy counsel. in the course of a statement front the dock Nash said it was perfectly true 'that he had found the goods in the bush. Thomas said he bought the ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
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PENSIONS AND BONUSES. £810,415 IN BABY ALLOWANCES. OFFICIAL FIGURES GIVEN. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
PENSIUNS AND BONUSES. .*Ci0,415 IN BlABY ALLOWAN.CES. -: : :OFFICIAL FIGURES GIVEN.. Since the Matcrllity -llowrancs Act came into operation, fiftccn months ago, a surn of .E810,415 has been paid away in ?5 ol ist. A r return furnished 1'y "tl'e Federal .Tireasury last week gave the fol. lowaug detail3: . Undher cotisider St ate. iG~ilted. R.cjected, t iou., N. S lq .: 61;12 •479 - 36 Vict'ria .::;. .44:,?1~39, - 195 ,262 Quecenslad, a?dd ..i; 2,'2,707 134, 144 South. Auftrlidia ::-14,930 77 99 VWest Aitstralia;.. .10,879 99 109 Tasnmanik .. ::: 7,216 46 40 " Total .. ... ...162,083 1030 1190 The tota!:l nic her of claims that have berei' ranted: .rejected, or. are" undckr ionsiderat~ion." is 6,30:3.
ANNALS OF BENDIGO [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
ANNALS OF BENDIGO S(By G7 MACKAY. t','The Annals of Bendigo" ftrm 1851 ti : 1867 have been reproduced in book form, and. copies ay be obtained at this office The lBools are proftsely illustrated, and Sor at tho local booksellers', price 1/ each. contain (olding sheets representing Gelden. .square in 1851 and Pall Mall in 1857. At a future date the periods 1668 to 1890, and 1891 to date will be reproduced in tlie same way. The postage on the Annals per .book yost is one penny to any part of the Comrn * onrwealth.1
TEACHERS' COLLEGE STUDENTSHIPS. LIST OF AWARDS. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
TEACHERS'.:A COLLEGE -STUDENThHIPS. LIST OF AWARDS. ii-:,The Education Department annually nomi 'ilnates twenty of its teachers for free courses 'of: the 'Diploma of Education at the Unives. sity of Mlelbourne. Of the teachers 'who ..were nominated, the majority have had a , fairly lengthy experience of teaching. In ad Sdition to the above, a number of studentships admitting to free courses at the Teachers' College are available for the younger teach ers. The list of awards for 1914 has been mnade by the-Director, and studentships ad mitting to a course for the Trained Second ary Teacher's Certificate. the Trained Prim ary Teacher's Certificate, and th. Jnfan; Teacher's Certificate, are given below. In addition to these ,a number of students have been nominated for admission to the college after one or two years' service i;n t:he schools. The qualifications for student ships or for nominations are that the can didates must have matriculated or have pass ed the Senior Public examinat...
SANITATION OF ELMORE. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
SANITATION OF ELMORE. Two reports dealing with the sanitary condition of Elmore were received at the meeting of the Huntly Shire Council on Thursday. Inspector loche reported that he visited Elmore on 17th December, and found a slight inm.provement in the sani tary conditions existing at his previous visit. The improvements were:-A new cattle yard in course of erection distant from the centre of the township; no de posits of refuse material from the street chanels placed along the sides; the abolition of pig-keeping in the township; the construction of a street drain to take the drainage from a private hospital; the repair and placing of the septic tank in a sanitary condition; improvement in the small goods premises of butchers' shops. The other conditions previously reported by hinm, viz., defective street channels, in sanitary back yards, defcctive, closets and pans, insanitary slaughterhouses, were thu same. The nightsoil depot was conducted in a very insanitary manner. The plac...
ELEC RIC LIGHTING AT RUSHWORTH [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
ELEC RIC LIGHTING AT RUSHWORTH Tho chief business before the meeting of the Waranga Council on Tuesday was' the acceptance of tenders for the elec tric lighting of Rushlworth. The consult Sina engineers (Messrs. M'Carty, Underwood: and Co.) recommended the ac epteance. of Dalgety's tender for thei: stpply~ "'of a Tangyo engine, buht the council declared in favor or •Hornsby and Sons' tender, which was the~ lowest. This actioin led to unpleasantness betiveen the consuilting engineers and the couilcil, and MIr. M'Cart.', who was in at. teiidance, tendered his firm's resignation as consultinig engineers; on the ground that they h:-.d recommended the plant which they considered would provide the most efficient supply; and they declined to have anything to do with the matter. Thle coun oil was not to be deterred, and accepted the following tenders:-Eugine and pro ducer plant-Hornsby and Sons £873/10/6. Dynamo and booster-Silvertown Company, £210. : Electric' storage battery-Silver town C...
RIFLE SHOOTING. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
RIFLE. SHOOTING. A niitci P iVoi Melbourne v. South Be di~o: has been ? arranged for :.28th i?-:.br.' art ~'at Port: Melbourine. T'ihe usual. three 'matches for? a?a-'ster. are-. biorn eiarangcd by South Bendi go Good Friday i?.is expected; :will .be &"?evoted toi a tiiangular contest. Tle: Eaniual. ei.ent:_: wi.th, i almsbury will be flieid iZext ;'.da3 and. piobably ritzroy viil be viiiting -oni L ast ear M'nday. :Thee Bendigo clubs .300: yrds- matd is ingf day -passes On the opening dayi 29th hnaniay, F5 J. §X' a1tev* reahedi '4 42 38 The sr din FX-he Field i tiganid 5 C.Teldeirdo son --ot :to7 1 3 Thfiisi score was' equdjlled b.y T. L Saiigealnt on the - secoii day (S~tiirda?;'1st 'Jailual').O?Y0'the' ,xtr'i days ahjjplicd : fo;:aii ad grahnted duirino,:?the • pas4? ieek?r M. ].B ifow '64(7) 71;w;as be.st There only remins. now Oi Rablintg tofirfe? q
GOORNONG WATER RACE. QUESTION OF GUARANTEE [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
GOORNONG WATER RACE. QUESTION OF GUARANTEE The much-discussed question of the Hunt ly to Goornong water race guarantee was again before the Huntly" Shire Council on CThursday. At the council's meeting at Ehmore the matter was deferred in ordLer to allow tihe raecretary to look up che minute books and see what the guarant?e which the counci! entered into really wai,. On Thursday the secretary read a minute of the council in regard to the guarantco. 'ThIu following motion was moved by Crs. Peat lihg aLnd Sharlkey on 3rd October, 1907:-- 'Thiat a guarantee be given to the Stato ?ivers and Water Supply Commission, by the council and that the document re signed and sealed." Cr. Peatling: That; was in con nection with taking the wa'ier race down the Murrau y road. Wheu that guara~ntc was' given the .estimated cost was only £100 instead of £1000. Trhe secretary :There is nothing in tlhe miiutes to say whlat the guarantee was. Cr. Pcatling. We guaranteed 5 per cenut. df the cost when the ac...
THE GUN. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
THlE GUN The Beiidigo Guin Cliub held the firs? tglahh - match .in .its.liistoiry at thi .Sydnihanih Gaa, dens Tuesdaymand,:" the'gatherinn pIrbevld coni of the most su'cessful the club has ever con-h dctecd Not\withlistanding t".he warmiw'ii?; gt lve lhei, the: biids flevw well,, and they tcstel:d the skidl c, thle Imarks~m.s i to the umost'. 'oDuring: the day: smie :5.00 g.alahs r ie ?ii '-tlhrough the& tDraps, and : only one buird. wrs barred, b d fac w hich speaks for itself. Tio £..50 g:: alah han dlicap attriactced :a big enty; ::incliding somee of the forembst shots in" Victoria, includin" "Jamesi "Karyrie" .L onbrar1' . Toose, "Oarinage," "Lefeveri," ad "Bahll tite" Good form vtis shown by miany of the marksmen, anid at the' enid of the mninth round a division of the sweepstake was imade by A. M'n'Pherson: "Carnage, W. H. Mooiic :1B. Pitterson P. .Toose,. "Leonbriarr,"r "'Rhyne" (two nominatioins), "AiJ.K.," K "Kary ; rie;" :A. Knight; "JTames,': and H.; A: Ros~, who...
TRAIN RUNS INTO BURNING TUNNEL BANDITS' DASTARDLY ACT. JAUREZ (Mexico City), 8th February. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
TRAIN RUNS INTO BURN'NG 'TUNNILH BANDITS' DASTARDLY AC¶t. .,TJUREZ (exico City), 8th aFnnoiruary.1 It is reported ithat ·the Mexican nr weSbern train :ran intos a biurning tuunneli and. that 41 passenger.: on board perished.h The flames were started inside ,the tunncl by a :Mexican banditi:namied Cas~tillo::.: The tunnel was largely stored with :wood. It is believed that the- trrawn - as burnt to - ashes. Six Americans were on, board, but tiiel?h fate is not knowa,. A slpecial train, withi coffins hasl' bei~' despatched from thie Americau side, to inf vcstigate. Other indications go to show thnat Cnistillo sent in a burning freight train with the obiect of blocking the tuninel. The Aomerichn Secretary of State has deo mnanded the Mexican rebel forces to pro. vent Castillo attacking tihe Amirccan rescue train.
EAGLEHAWK. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
EAGLEHAWK. ;Smiinc residents of Eaglchawk have figured -nmongst the wi.ners in Tattersalls sweers. Ap:i'arty of four have received sums aggcl. ugatinrrg abc ut -£40, whilst an engaged couple 1lio have since joined hands in niatrinmony recently rceived the welcome news that. lifey: were the lucky holders of a ti"ckct 'ititlign them to £100... Thei defective state of tlhe bloroughi sanitary i??h-ico has given -rise :to' -a good deal. of dscuss'on from timo to tinme. At the mine ::igitof the 3Boroughi Council on Friday tue ?.;dthi officer (Dr. Lyois) reported that he I,.ad.miad-i an iinspection of the ~anitary: dep1ct, a:nd found that two. or, three matters onily re iquiired attention. Cr. Trevean ?thought thatli ,tbot -, omnmitteo of the council should visit tic:depiot and irnsled6b the place. There had Seen :a :complaint at the Marong Shire Couri cil meeting the previous day to the effect that tthe trench was .too close to the roud way, bit, if as Dr. Lyois suggested a cdicposit of l...
BENDIGONIAN WINS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
]ENIAIGO NIAF WINS COUNTIRY CHAMP ON SHIP Atitli e FithTroy haths ori S'it day tih second of the series OL State cb'zrnpionship swimmninn eatiivals wts held The atten dance .was small fResul:its:-?. Boys R2c ;e'ndear' 16 XV Mitcheill'1 sec 1: II Hippesley, 13 see., 2. 53 YardsC peno Handicap i-irst'- heal-I Wvallac Ben.digo7i? 1eci-.1 A Coli sec,-2 .:Secodi. heatS Yallcn, a1 see, 1 5 LSciscasi1 se 2 Thfi ea nMorris) 12 sec ,1; ::D :.IHecnlderson, lil Sce" 2ec Fourtli heait--N Freemiani 14 see 1 H. Synoiods, 14 eec Final heat H Symouds ,:1:l;F. ~F allens: 2 -R iWalhace 3 Timie-24"1-3 ee. City o f Melboimrne uniior Championshiiipi. 220 .y ardS.G. Giiives I W ? i·? ober·itson, : 2 ? :A Opie 3. Time 2 nu, n 55 sec " "20 Yards V ietoiafia Clin~ipi'onshiiifi - cord timri mii 28 2 sec.c . Beaurce j~ai~e?;l;!:~id-f,?d dfl ; ·:;:)2::iTh ·.l. ·......... pane ile 1 S-tedman 2 Thiere were only: tiv, stai;"teis. Bei?i.epae.?': and Stedman? (whloHeldthei l title) caize together af thp fist turnbu...
CLOSER SETTLEMENT. MEMBERS' OPINIONS. Melbourne, 7th February. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
CLOSER SETTLEMENT. MIEMLBEtRS' OPINIONS. Melbournc, 7th Februar). In Pnariamentary circles the main .lto'ic s' ci?2Ol'i.YT'itiol is thle report of the sut committee of the previous Wartt Gov.rn mcute on closer nattlement. rIhIe -eeI-.rt' "lesents auh. a gloomy picture of tihe rC :sults of the Governmelnt ini fostering land settlement that specuilation is rife as to W:vh1at will ihe future action of the- Govern tient: be ai the matter. During the Cabineit imieetina' held to discuss tlhe report, scveral iaemnleLd . it is undersitoid, were- in favor of fdiscontinhina, the Closer Settlementu Board and imaking a fresh start, in tno . aidminist1ra tion of. the Government's policy. ,Wiier counsel prevailed, however, as it i'asi considered that the better way would be to0 venmtilat t the whllolo question. Cer" ?t in-members of the Aosmenbly are interest. .ing tthemsclves on a nuggestion that Mr. mKennedy, chairman of the Lands Purcha.a :_oard, shiould bo called. to the. bar of the HIIouse t...
THE MODERN CLUTCH. [Newspaper Article] — Bendigonian — 10 February 1914
T- : . E AMODERN. GLUTC1. All lhoito:-cars Imust have -what? ar knownli ':is :Iclutchcs. ai"id even motorbicveles with , cliatge-speed gears are now so fitted. Tih ::iject -of a: iintclit- is, of couise, t hi .tirow' an.il cngiir oouitof connectioni with lthe road whlicels, 'for starting,: - stoppinb , :; etc. . A clutch is also; usciul for driving' in donte traffic, forthl c'car .driver, byi depressing his ' foot ,can . instanitauncosly throw his engine oiit of. action, so far. as 'the :road vh]eels' are conccrned. This nlcIns .that thl3 riiiiinii of tlio cnuno an be ?maintaintcd, ,_; wile tlhe roid whocls and, of, course,' t.i c?itre ~ehicloe. riemains still. In the early :daiys of. tlili motor .l clutches werIe of tlie larffc. 'cone fype, witl. leatlier-li cd faces ini teirnilly and ex:errially. . Thes6e are still iiscl on. mainy cars, %while others are leather to :metal or metal t.o mnetal, still of.tlhe ai?K'e coni type.. B ut of tlte - years -the "AMultiple disc' clutch has be...