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CRUISERS ABROAD. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

CRUISERS ABROAD. I A striking chango has corno over tho I composit ion of the squadrons on for I oign sorvioo within tho lust four years | (says tho "Army and Navy Gazette"). ; 'IIicy are composed in aoino cases of lower ships than ordinary but • thoso vessels an1 much moro modern and ellicient tor thei duties required of then). An important factor in "this respect has been the construction of I he "city" class of light cruisers, it was said at tho time those whips wore dengned that tJu-y woilW bo especially useful for foreign servieo, and it will now he seen that practically all the squadrons abroad aro leavened by them. Tho Cape Station is tho latest to have a ship of tho type attached to it. the Nottingham having been selected to replace tho Astruea. How great, is the guin in tho efficiency of tiie Mjiiadron by tho chango is mani fcM when it is remembered Hint tho Astr;u\i is over twenty yoars old, with a spied of about nineteen knots, and an armament, of two 0 inch and eight •1....

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE WORLD AT WAR. A EUROPEAN STRUGGLE. Britain's Attitude. Germany's So-Galled Peace. 100,000,000 guineas voted for War Purposes by Great Britain. GERMAN TROOPS INVADE BELGIUM. A Challenge to British Army. Universal War Must Ensue. [By Wire.] Wednesday Afternoon. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

THE WORLD AT WAR. A EUROPEAN STRUGGLE. Britain's Attitude. Germany's So-Galled Peace. 100,000,000 guineas voted for War Purposes by Great Britain. GERMAN TROOPS INVADE BELGIUM. A Challenge to Britl.h Army. Universal War Must Ensue. [By Wire.] Wednesday Afternoon. French party shot by Germans while, attempting to blow up the great Railway Tunnel Cachen Sui-Moselle. Sweden mobilising their first Territorial reserves and Gothland troops. Greek Cabinei decided that it will intervene ir where any States seek to break away from the Bucharest treaty. Sydneyadvises the Orientsteamei Orama from Melbourne to London to stay at Colombo. Independent cable advices desper ate battle between Russian anc German fleets. Island in the Baltic the Russian fleet driven back to the Gulf of Finland ; one Russian warship run ashore. Germany said to have seized al. Islands on Finland. British Wai Office ordered general mobilisa tion. Lord Kitchener's return to Egypt has been cancelled, anc and it is expected...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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BREVITIES. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

BREVITIES. Devonshirt luce workors have boon | engaged for tlirot1 years, and will not finish lor unother nino months, on u beautiful court vi!)I with flouncing and trimmings miulo on a fabric ol' the fin est Brussels ni;t. The edging is about 100 yards of lloniton lace, and tlio centra part, contains 210 largo sprays of • Hawthorn, with over 200 sprays of the same Uower. Scatter ed over the whole nro hundreds ot butterflies. Tliu wearer of this elab orate adornment will he a lady (now1 in India), und the occasion will ho one of tho' functions of tho English Court ,i 1915. In 1S71 tlm Counts of Salainone of Serravillo brought an action against, tho Commune of Salusola Biollese, for tho violation of water rights. Tho caso has continued for 133 years, and was only settled a fow weeks ago by compromise. Meanwhile the Sulomoiio estates luul been sold several times, but each new proprietor kept the ac tion going, while every succcssiv,' Mayor of the Commune handed the defence of the town...

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THE COMING STRUGGLE. Senator Russell's Oratory. Labor: White, Fusion: Nothing. Prime Minister, Ex-Premier and Senator M'Coll Vilified. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

THE COMING STRUGGLE. ■ Senator Russell's Oratory. L£bor: White. Fusion: Nothing. Prime Minister, Ex-Premlerand Senator M'Coll Villftcd» Senator Russell had weather conditions against him on Tues day evening of last week when he delivered an election address ih.tne QiiambatoOk Haii, but, in all conscience, his opinion of various public men was sultry enough to keep the cold out. There was an audience of about 40, including a sprinkling of Lib eral voters and one lady. Mr R. Gsod presided and briefly introduced the speaker. Senator Russell thanked the chairman and Mends for attend ing, Owing to the wet night he did not thinki there would have heen any possibility of a meeting. He opened by saying his party had got the sack ; they were clear gone and out, He did not knw why he had got the sack without a reference—neither did any of the others. He believed it waf owing to preference to unionists, hut tney had been told by Jop Cook in the morning dailies su-h was not so. The Labor party ...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
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GARDEN NOTES. HOT WATER FOR STRAWBERRIES [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

GARDEN NOTES. HOT WATER FOR STHAWiSElUtlES - Writing, on May 12, the Paris cor respondent of a London newspaper statod.:— Paris is already in the midst of tlio strawborry Benson. Straw berries aro seen ororywlioro in tlio fruit shops and in the restaurants, and iti seeuis that for years past they lmd not mado such an early appearance on tables in 1'aris. Perhaps tlio early abundanco of tlio fruit is explained by a ih"iv discovery, which is already em ployed by many gardeners, namely, the uso of warm water in forcing the plants. Tlio hot water treatment 01 tlowors and fruit, plants bus beon in use to a certain extent lor the last ten years, but its real advantages, it seems, as regards early fruits were not perceived until last winter. The old method uf forcing in hot houses is well-known, but it is an expensive one, and gardeiiors have been looking for a substitute. Jt appears now that all that is necessary is simply to pro tect the plants against frost, and to water them from time ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

83 YEARS IN THE MELBOURNE TRAMWAY SERVICE. A CLEMENTS TONIC LETTER. Many Officials in the Melbourne Tram way Service can Confirm This Testi mony, which all Victorian Railway Service Men should Read. In certain periods of the year the weak-chested man or woman goes down to influenza and other chest ailments. They cannot be too careful. Hero is an instance where influenza was followed by pleurisy, but this great medicine, as usual, worked wonders in restoring health. Read this letter (written from 42 Bladen-street, East Brunswick, Mel bourne, 2/4/'12):— CLEMENTS TONIC LTD. "The end of December 1911, I caught cold, and was laid up with pleuriiy, which became serious. Two doctors attended me ; for three days my tem perature was llMdeg. Mv life was despaired of, but through the doctor's advice I live to-day. He advised my wife to get Clements Tonic for me, that ' there was iife in that medicine. I am convinced that when he said ' LIFE IN CLEMENTS' they were the truest words he ever utter...

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Terribly Tempted. CHAPTER XXIII. THE HOME PICTURE. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

Terribly Tempted. [ A SERIAL ' STORY BY { t ANNABEL GRAY. S CHAPTEK XX11I. THE H0A1K 1'ILTUJtE. ■■jror wittim mere is Jigut ami plenty. And odours fill ' lie air; .But, without tlioro is cold and dark ncBS' And hunger, aud despair I Months passed on, and still Lotioio lay in her quiet room, doing occasion al work for one of thoso tashionablo shopkoopors who find a hundred per cent: aud starvation pay to his "hands" a very prolitablo business in deed, A damp autumn brought 11 eolu, hateful , Siberian wiuier, which killed tho poor anil sick and aged, and in creased the severity of Lenore s c.ougli lor sho could not afford to buy warm wintor clothing, and so, shivering over her diminutivo fire, wasted slowly. Sho would have struggled with aid ont enorgy and courage through all tho phases of sickness, poverty ami declino for tho man who had cast lier adrift to dio; but for herself. Cm bono, Lonoro lacked that sturdy, de fiance and endurance which will often achievo wonders. Tho "warn au...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

. T Stock and Station Agents. MELBOURNE OFFICE, •1GS Collins Street. Branches: Quambatook, Boort, Charlton, Wych proof, Kerang, Swan Hill, and Barham (N.S.W.) Auctioneer' Notice. ED. TREfOARD & CO. BEG to notify to their numerous cli ents that they have established a branch of their business in Quambatook. They have purchased a block of land adjoining the trucking yards, upon which they are erecting Good and Convenient Yards in which they will hold regular Stock Sales. ' They will be pleased to order trucks for Fat Stock for Newmarket, and ■superintend the loading of Stock, and will also supply latest information on tha markets. T. E. DUNSTAN, Quambatook Representative. QUAMBATOOK STOCK SALE. Thursday, July 30. Edward trenchard & co. win ■ hold their usual Stock Sale in their ■ new yards as above, when they will yard; Sheep, Cattle. Horses, &e. . Special Entries for Next Stock Sale. Further Entries Invited. EDWARD TRENCHARD & Co. Quambatook. .Lalbert ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

The MISSES REGAN" DESIRES to notify the public of Quam'uatook and district that they ■have purchased the business of Mr B. Costa, and hope to have a continuance 01^ the.support, accorded him. : ALL FRESH FRUITS IN SEASON RECEIVED DAILY. . . . WE GUARANTEE CUSTODIERS THAT IT IS ALWAYS FRESJFI. A DIG ALLOWANCE MADE ON FillllT BY THE CASE FOR JAM MAKING, &c. ' SUMTv'ER DRJI^KS AMD CORDIALS OF ALL KINDS. Lemon Squas'n ck >J a> Pses, Tea or Coffee. DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS ALL CONFECTIONERY WILL BE KEPT INSIDE. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL ORDERS TAKEN for Large and Small Quantities in every line. "Give the FEDERAL CAFE a trial and "you will bave every civility and attention. Model ate Prices for everything. • THE BEST THAT MONEY ©AN BUY, "e>:KJfiER, BRAND" ^:-1vt6mato sauce. ■ • CANNED FRUITS. jams. ;/a INSIST ON HAVING "DIGGER BRAND." E. RYAN, Blacksmith, Wheelwright, Etc Quambatook. Horses Carefuuy Shod. ASI Repairs to Implements and Machinery promptly attended to. BUGGIES, &...

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A NEW ENTERPRISE. GARAGE AND RINK. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

A NEW. ENTERPRISE. GARAGE AND RINK. Last Wednesday evening Wad d red letter one for the proprietary of the new combined motor garage and skating rink. Messrs Gillies and Robbins (proprietors) ex tended a hearty welcorrta to alt, which Was responded to by a large crowd. It was the initial opsning of the rink, and lovers of this favorite winter pastime were numerous. The building is oil all extensive and iii)-to-date; scale, and well suited for the purpose intended. Proceedings, com menced with a skating com petition for most graceful couple, for prizes donated by Messrs Sam Cameron, Rogers, and Michel burg. From a large number of competitors, the judges awarded the palm to Miss Stella Shaw and Mr C. Baker, with Miss IC. Rogers and Mr H. Robbins a closesecond. At the completion of the com petition general skating, was indulged in by a large crowd of both sexes until 9.30, and from thence onwards the mazy dance took precedence. A feature'was national dancing by Mr and Mrs Sam Cameron, ...

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THE Quambatook Times. OUR MOTTO: "Truth is great, and will prevail." WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 1914. Local and General News. Late Train. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

OUR MOTTO : ■" Truth is great, and will prevail WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5. 1914. Local and General News. Lata Train. Saturday night's mail and pas senger train (called so for eour tesy's sake), due here at6.35, did not arrive until 9.45 owing to the derailment of some trucks at Korong Vale. The Ultima foot ball team entrained at Boort and the Meatian players at Quamba took, so the stay of the visitors at each town was prolonged. Trav ellers from Melbourne to Chillin gollah have enough to cuss about aL uiuma: y Limes, ior me run o 230occi p'es from 7 a.m."-to 10.55 p.m, bin on the occasion ur.der no'-ce it was 1.15 on Sunt a' morning when they reached their destination. There is no re freshment room between ICoronpr Vale and the terminus in the far north, so it is undoubtedly up to the Commissioners to choose their location—and choose it promptly. 0:mmendable. Despite the fact that the mail train did not reach Quambatook until close on 10 o'clock on Satur day night, Miss Fox, local Post mi...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

MORTGAGE CO. LTD. WOOL WAREHOUSES, 673 to 579 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. WOO LandG RAIN AUCTION SALES OF WOOL, HIDES, SKINS, TALLOW AND GRAIN WEEKLY. LIBERAL CASH ADVANCES ON THE ENSUING CLIP OF WOOU ' For Sale In Melbourne or Shipment to London. The Company act Strictly as Selling Brokers. ADVANCES Ois grain. •t««es#«an®B»aescBeneEinsEa5CBa85oaiS3n«B»aoB*«»m*««i»« i IF YOU KNEW I " ... • i J the difference Beecham'* P;l!« would make to you if you are a sufferer from J 1 ^ biliousnc*.^ coti3tip£lion, depression of spirits, flatulence, headache and other ■ • ■ distressing disorder* consequent upon lomc derangement of the digestiveorgant, ® ' H . you would never be without them* % I THE UALUE OF ! • B ■ this excellent preparation isaitc-sted by countless thousands of men and women • jl inevery quarterof the globe. After seventy years of splendid service their tales 0 • are still on the increase! Truly a wonderful record! The Family Medicine J ^ which has reached the highest pinnacle o...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

Mr.S.VV.BROOKS,J.P. THE PROPRIETOR OK THE "FIGARO," THE WELL-KNOWN SOCIETY NEWSPAPER, writes hii opmi'oo of the rtluc of in the following terse but plaaisng stxaio, Queensland people will do well to read it ana remember. Mr. Brooks ii known by teasoa of his ' literary career and distinguished uiodi' lions throughout Qjjeensland. He is a justice of the Peace, a trustee of the general hospital; he has been for long years a leading publicist of the Northern State, and is proprietor of the 1 Figaro1 and 1 Moreton Mail' newspapers. His opinion carries weight everywhere, and is treated with the respect d»w to his social and literary position in public life. It will, therefore, be of value to the public to know his opinion of the great remedy for weak nerves—Clements Tonic— which ts published below. 1 Moreton Mail1 & 1 Figaro1 Offices, Queen Street, Brisbane, 30/6/10. CLEMENTS TONIC LTD. "You will be pleased that I can state from my own per sonal experiences that there is no nerve ...

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Cycling and Motor Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

Cycling and Motor Notes. [By ur Special Correspondent.] The Australasian half-mile tlving stait motorcvcle road reeoi f has been again equalled, the rider on this occasion being a W estralian named K. Wigmure. 1IU per formance was accomplished on a 7 h.p. Twin machine, and the ride electrically timed. The recoul stands at 26 1 -5th so cowls to the credit of E. 13. Keste", of South Australia. This time has now been twice equalled, first bv K. Maycuan, Vic toria, and now by \\ igiuore- The speed Attained works out at 68 ) miles per hour. The previous holder of the Adelaide Broken Hill record, Mr 8. A. Cheney, of Adelaide, intends at nn early date making an attempt to regain the record which at present stands in the nume of M. Aunger, whtwe time for 323 miles was 9 hours 48 minutes. Aunger drove a 35 h.p. Overland and Cheney will again select a Ford for the attempt. A very fine ride was recorded by E. Tyler, in the Victorian Motor Cycle Club's 10 miles road race last week, over an out ...

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MATCHES TO BE PLAYED. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

MATCHES TO BE PLAYED. The draw is as under, all matches being played on the ground of the first named club :— Fourth Round. Aug. 8—Quambatook v Uoort Ultima v. Meatian Aug. 15—Qunmbatook v Ultima lioort v. Meatian (L) Aug. 22—Meatian v. Quambatoqk (L) Ultima v, i'oort Matches on ground of first named club.

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BOORT [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

BOOKl' The long spell of dry weather, which has bjeti a ricord for winter, broke oil Tuesday. There was a dharp shower on Sunday evening, but only of 9h jrt duration. Tues day morning opeiisd dull, airl to wards milday light rain began to fall, which continued without intermission till after midnight. It Was a .steady, soaking rain, but every drop psnetrated thj ground. Only 11 points were registered in Boort up till WedneidaV morning, but thii will do an incalculable amount of good to the crops, which were goi ig back. T'ue ground has had a good soakinj,and will greatly reviv; the cr jps. With a c jntinu ance of rain during the ncx: three months therj will be eve-y pros >ect of a good harvest being gathe jd. The grass, whi'h had ] racaoally disapp:areJ, is already ^ showing signs of brightness, and in a few days there should be a good carpet of green covering the ground. The older residents of the district state that the year 1836 was such a sea son as this, but the r Jn on that...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

The Gippslnnd and Northern Co operative Selling Company, Limited, to.^a to adviie its numerous clients that it has made arrangements for conduct ing sales of Carcase Meat (vealers and porkers,) 'l'he first sale will be held on Friday, the 24!'. July, and every Fri day tn»re«ftor. The Company will be I>l«itsad it intending consignors will ml* in

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BOORT v. ULTIMA. EASY WIN FOR BOORT. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

BOORT v. ULTIMA. EASY WIN FOR BOORT. The third match for the season be tween Boort and Ultima was played on the ground of the former club on Satur day. The first encounter ended in a win for Bjart by six points, but in the second engagement Ultima was vic torious by a similar margin. As a re sult of the close finishes, Saturday's contest evoked a good deal of interest and enthusiasm. A fair following of U1 tima supporters made the trip down by the midday train. Much annoyance was caused on aecou*-c of no umpire arriving <n F'iday night. This may have bee: a "o int" emanating from the eolo: al brai i of the worthy secre tary of lleBenl'go Umpires Associa tion Theie been a very marked absence of brotherly love between the LSoort club and the afore-meniio led gentleman of late, and he, evidently, has no scruples as regards "rubbing it in " The gods, however, appeared not to look with favor on this action, and liltle difficulty was experienced in get ting another umpire, who ...

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FOOTBALL. NORTHERN DISTRICT ASSOCIATION. QUAMBATOOK, 4.9; MEATIAN, 4,6, A SPLENDID STRUGGLE. MEATIAN,S FINE FINISH. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

FOOTBALL; NORTHERN DISTRICT ASSOCIA TION. QUAMBATOOK, 4.9 ; MEATIAN, 1,6, A SPLENDID STRUGGLE. ME)A'flAN,S FINE FINISH. The weather on Saturday wad like unto the ushering in of Spring and the zephyrs awave did not favor either team. Meatian play ers demonstrated that they Have improved out of sight. Though defeated, it was but by a narrow margin, and though at half-time, on the play, it looked like a run« away victory for the locals, the visitors lasted better, and their weight helped them in crowded play during the final term. The game was a battle of giants, but, we have to say it, was marred by inefficient umpiring. A faully whistle was against " Chillo" Brockley certainly, but he was altogether too lenient, and he was not fast enough for the pace set from the bounce to the final bell. Ths Teams. Quambatook. Gross (4), Carruthers (2), M'Gilliv ray (2), Coughlan (2), '.Corrigan, Raff, Meney, Cameron, jBar.y, Smith, Wil liamson and Baylis. Meatian. D. Booth (capf.), fBalderson, Gro...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 5 August 1914

NURSE MAXTED, DIPLOMA, LONDON, 'Oftl YEARS' Hospital Experiences, treats all diseases in both men i■ iid women, no mntteu how long stand ?. Sufferers, avoid operations ; con lit me without delay. Delay is dan porous to your complaint. Destitute • isge treated free of chargfi. Has also Piivate Ho'me for Midwifery. Vutients before, itft.cr, and during ..iicouchement. - Boahd Moderate— h'EES £3 3s. Doctors in attendance, -'trictly private. Country trains met if (vised. Stamp envelope for reply. • . "Charlton," Burgess St., AUBURN, MELBOURNE. 'Phone, 1242," Hawthorn/ Benclrgo's • .-Premier C AT..E RER, W. H SEED, 300 riargr eaves Street. Supplies- fonrardcil' for all Northern District funetion.B—Bulls, picnics, wed. •lings, church and school fetes. t'AMOLa TOR OUR BRIDE CAKES Visit Reed's Tea Rooms when in Hen digo. James Woods, PRACTICAL BOOTMAKER, cTOCKS all' kiiiils of -InJics', Geut.'s ^ and Childrens' Fo-jiwear. Supplies all wants Makes to all measures. " Prompt Repairing. You don'...

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