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Punctured. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Punctured. | ^ lie gas company s lecturer was making a popular address. j "Think of the good the gas com pany has done!" he cried. "If I were ! permitted a pun, I would say, in the words of the immortal poet, 'Honor the Light Brigade.'" i Voice of a consumer from the audi ence: "Oh, what a charge they made!" Without -enthusiasm a man is only a statue.

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Valedictory. FAREWELL TO MR F. KITCHINGMAN. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Valedictory. FAlllOWlSLL TO MR F. ii. 1TO LI ING JIAlV. Although Thursday evetiing lust was wet ami miserable, tlrero was a largo and representative gathering at tho farewell tendered to Air I<\ Kitchiugin in at the Austral hotel, Cr A. E. Witton presiding. The loyal toast of the King hnvinj b:en duly honored. Or Wittou said he was pleased to pre side, but regretted the departure of their afiiQst and friend Mr Kitchingman. There had been quite an epidemic of good men leaving the township, but he was glad to see that tliere wore somo good ones left yot. Sineo he (the speaker) had come to iiornmburra he had taken an active part in the A.N. A.., but Mr Kitohiugmui was there then doing good for the branch, and had continued to do so right up to the time of his departure. Only those who were closely conuected with the branch know tho value of tho work Mr Kitchiiigman had done. The lire brigade was another institution which h.ul bene fitted considerably by their guest's con nec...

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Circumstances Alter Cases. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Circumstances Alter Cases. Mrs. O'Mulligan lay very ill in bed and was not expected to live. All the members of the family were call ed to her bedside. They stood around, looking mournful, and taking a sly in ventory of the furniture. "Mike," said the old mother, "you'll remember to give that dresser to Bridget?" "I will that. I'll remember, sure. Faith, what a memory she has!" "How ginerous she is, the dear creature," murmured Bridget, weep ing, and wondering what else she" was going to get. i "She is, indade," said the rest of . the family. ' "And, Mike, there's the horse for Tim."' "No, mother; aye, isn't, it wonderful, now? Conscious and raysonable to the last!" "And mind you give my goold watch to Pat, Mike; I've wound it up for him and it's kaping good time. And there is the pig for you, Mike, and the cow for Kathleen, and the chest of draw ers for Larry " "Aye, it's marvellous, indade. Her memory is perfect to the end. - She doesn't forget one single thing!" "And, Mike, remem...

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Falsely Accused. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Falsely Accused. A benevolent old gentleman was walking in the park when the loud sobs of a little girl arrested him. "What is the matter, my child?" he asked. "Boo, boo, hoo! I've lost my penny!" cried the little girl. The benevolent old gentleman drew •_ a penny "from his pocket, and. extend 7mg 11, 7»rsam with a tjeatinc smile: "Here's your penny, my dear child. And now stop crying." The little girl, instead of thanking the benevolent old gentleman grate fully, stamped her foot and said with scornfully flashing eyes: "Oh, you wicked old man, you had my penny all the time!"

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

PHtENIX ASSURANCE CO. LTD. ESTD. 1782. WORKERS' COMPENSATION. FIRE. ACCIDENT. LOSSES PAID EXCEED £90,O3O,OOO. ' tenet by SUSH FIRES and by LICHTMINO •re made good by this Company. AGENTS~~WANTED. viotqriah Afil to 471 B URKE ST., Me.boirne. ; DALCETV A CO LT AGENTS.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

POULTRY FOR EXPORT All Classes wanted. We buy by live weight. Crates leni Mo Commission or Cartase Charged Chickens & Ducklings, 6d lb. Old Fowls from 2/- to 4/6 pair, any breeds. DAVID HVI.AND & SONS ^BN'VTTT'S FRRRTTNn WORKS VTTCl,ROTTR\T5

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Eccentric Judges. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Eccentric Judges. Air. Ure has had some eccentric predecessors on the Scottish' Bench. The more eccentric of all was Lord Eskgrove. Condemning a tailor to death for murdering a soldier. Lord Eskgrove remarked: "Not only did you murder him, whereby he was bereaved of life; but you did thrust, or push, or pierce, or project, or propel the lethal wea pon through his regimental breeches, which were His Majesty's." Sentencing two criminals for house breaking with violence, after detail ing the way they attacked the per sons of the house, Eskgrove went on: "All this you did, God preserve us! Just as they were sitting down to din ner!"

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

If you have a small doposit ivo will fiuaiicc a dairy farm lor' you. Please write us. Smith, Nicolson Pty. Limited, 3S3 Bourko-street, Melbourne. E. K. Kavon, local repre sentative. KortimbutTa lonnis players dj feated the Wqntliaggi representatives on Uio local courts on Saturday. I A.. B. Crabtr'eo.—Dross goods an inilineiy all- reduced; Ladies' dress ingakiiig department nudor tlio man ayomimt- oE Miss Jacobsen, lalo Buck ley aiid Numi's, Melbourne.* Entries for the billiard tournament attlio Yictoria liotel close on Satur day, May 0'. It HAS NO EQUAL. "I bad crumping paius in the stomach and nothing gave me ease," says Mrs A. Jones, Main fid, Mt. Jloar, Vic.a " As a numbfic of my cu?tomcrs swear by Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Heinodv 1 thought I would givo it a trial ami I got relief nf'er the lirst dose. I think there is nothing rqunl to Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Ktinedy for pains in | the stomach." Sold by all chemists 1 and storekeepers. 'J'lihs. Kv.ui.s' Spccii...

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
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Soorting. FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Snorting. FOOTBALL. The local competition will com mence 011 Saturday. Loch will visit Koi'umburra, Nyora go to Leougatlia, and Poowong travel to Outtriin. The match between Ou'ttrim and Poowong- will be played at Jnmbunna. A. special trn,in will leave 'isyova at 1 p.m and will ran to Leongatlia. Those .who wish to secure member's tickets for the Korumburra club can do so by applying to the secretary. They can also be procured at the gate on Saturday. Followers, of the club will save 4JG on their own ground aloue by taking a ticket. Tlioy will also save themselves sixpence a match when visiting other grounds.' The following team has been selec ted to represent Korumburra in their match against Loch on Saturday:— Adkins, Banett, Iloll, Carton, .Clarke Cartwright, E. Jones. Little (2), Mitchell, Mercer, Murphy, Onley, Robins, Reeves, Tilson, "Williams (2). E mei'gencies: Stevens, Murray, Ryan Holmes, Slater. Players are re quested to be on the ground at 2.-15 -

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ASSOCIATION MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

ASSOCIATION MEETING. A meeting of the above was held at the Victoria Hotel on Monday j evening, the president, Mr Or. Fields,, occupying the chair. Dolegatos from all the clubs of the association were also present. A letter was received from Nyora 'club asking for admission to the as sociation, and on the motion of Messrs Noonan and -Danks it was. unanim ously agreed that Nyora bo admitted. Outtrini wore granted permission to play their -borne matches against Poowong on tlie Jumbunna ground. The inclusion of Nyora in the com petition necessitated another di'Mv, as it was desired to have tho matehos arranged so as to suit the train ser vice. The secretin')* submitted a draw fov the first r.i'iud, and it was adopt,jd on tho imtiou of Messrs Moj-i a;i! Xojuan. A discussion took plc.no a- to whether the association or the clu'o® should run the trains. On the mJtio'' of Messrs Morris and Danks it w.i agreed that tho association rnn the trains for the season, and in order to psovide tho g...

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Kongwak. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Kongwak A meeting of those interested in the forthcoming' bazaar was hold 111 Wednesday of last week when all preliminary arrangements were made for the function. The bazaar will be opened on Wednesday, May (itli. at 2 p.m. by Mr A. Downward, M.Ij.A., and will be continued in the ovoning and on Thursday, May 7th. There' will bo five stalls — confectionery, flower, refreshment, fancy, plain and produce—also many other attractions. Tho proceeds ore. in aid of the Kong wak Hall fuuds.

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

HACKING COUGH. "For about two years my son Erir bad a nasty hacking cough," says M Albert W. Coleman, " Cararabn," Sloncur Street, Duiwicb Hiil, N S.W. Then I gave hitn Chamberlain's Cough Remi dy and after a few cJofcs DOticed he bad greally improved. Before we bad given him the whole bottle bis cough had completely dig appeared. He is now sirong and well and gaining weight daily." Sold ty all cbemiets and storekeepers,

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LOCAL TOPICS, [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

LOCAL TOPICS, • On Monday evening next another enjoyable euchre party and dance will bo held in the convent school hall in aid of bazaar funds. This tiuie it is being run by the produce stall. Bu-y or sell your farm through Smith Nicholson Pty, Limited, who can help with' their own money. An important meeting of the P.L.C is to bo held in the fire brigade hall on Saturday evening. Ladies are in vited to attend. Messrs Alex. Scott and Co. will hold an important sale in the Poowong market on Friday (to-morrow) May 1. Particulars are advertised. The permaneut appointment of manager of the Koruniburra butter ^factory is to be made at the meeting of directors to-day. Mr G. Walmsley, who has been connected with the local railway staff for many years, has been trans , ferret! to Colac, and will--leave.' for -.viU'iii flin'iipxfc week or ^—•-— , Mr M. Sliogland, dentist, is remov ing from Radovick Street, and will continue his practice in Commercial Street in premises; (next to Mr P. j M'Gr...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

fpO 1HV1NTOKI PATENTS Obtained m Commonwealth and Else where for Improved methods of Appli ances, Tools, etc., of any description Full Information, Costs, etc., sent on application to A. O 8A.03SE. O.E. AUSTRALIAN WIDOWS' FUND BUILDINGS, Corner CoIIIhb and William St«., MELBOURNE.

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DICKENS' BEARD. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

DICKENS' BEARD. On December 29, 1S55, the nien of ilie French "Army of the Orient"— the Crimean veterans who had Btorm e'J the Aliha heights side by side with the British troops, who had come to the timely assistance or' the redcoats a- Inkennann, and had captured the great Malakhoff fortress, the key of Sebastopol—were passed in review by the French Emperor in the Place Ven dome. Two interesting features mark ed this memorable parade—which, by the way, one may see faithfully repro duced in miniature at the Paris "Army .Museum." One was the presence of the sur vivors of Napoleon I.'s Imperial Guard, the heroes of Austerlitz and Wagram, of Jena and Waterloo. Bent and shrunken in their quaint, old-fasbion ea uniforms, they were appropriately grouped around the base of the Ven "dome Column, the lofty shaft of bronze —sculptured with scenes of battle, cast by the Emperor's decree from the cannon his soldiers had captured from their foes. Less conspicuous, but equally note worthy, was th...

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

In Healatta Soap are embodied the fullest possible antiseptic healing pro perties that can be suitably incorpor ated in a soap. Healatta Soap is a curative medical soap, and is an ideal soap for the toilet, bath aud nurserv Sold at all Chemists and Stores.** SILWR M STAR X.I STARCH jV. * faff M

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Making Sure. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

Making Sure. A boy walked into a grocer's shop and handed to the assistant a paper containing some white powder. "I say," he asked, "what do you think that is?" The grocer smelted it, then touched ir. with his finger, 'and placed some on his tongue. , "Well. 1 should say that wa«, __c he said. "That's just what mother says," was the reply, "but father swears it's rat prison. Wilt you try it again to make sure?"

Publication Title: Great Southern Advocate
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The Last Lap. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Advocate — 30 April 1914

The Last Lap. A Newcastle man was blessed with a large family of daughters, now grown to marriageable . age. One evening he walked into his drawing room and surprised his second daugh ter, sitting 011 the lap of a 3'oung fel low. The old gentleman did not al low his equanimity to be disturbed. He simply remarked: "Ah, Lucy, I see your race for a husband is nearly over." "What makes you say that, papa?" asked the girl, blushing painfully. "You seem to be on the last lap," chortled the old gentleman. " The chairman at a journalists' din ner tbe other day told the following story:— "1 met a newspaper man to-day whr came to Collins-street twenty years ago with exactly twenty-five 3i'?llingr, in his pocket. He is nov/ worth forty thousand pounds. He I owes that entirely to his own ability J und ei.ergy, combined with good / health and a high code of ethics, and I' the fact that a relative died and ^eft him with thirty-nine thousand nine I'.iindrec and ninety-eight pounds." i

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