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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA ^tOgOOOgOOO 4i per eerat* WAR LOAWI51925 {* PRICE OF ISSUE, PAR. THE TiOAN IS TO BE UTIMSiil) KOR WAR I'URl'OSES ONLY, and will take the form of cither INSGIUBICI) STOCK or TREASURY BONOS, tit option.of Subscriber. Both CAPITAL and INTKIIEST will be a CHARGE on, the CONSOLIDATED REVENUE of the COMMONWEALTH. ' BONDS and TRANSFERS FREE of COMMONWEALTH or STATE STAMP DOTY and INTEREST FREE OF INCOME TAX. STOCKS or BONDS will be accepted at PAR in payment of Commonwealth PROBATE and SUCCESSION DUTY". The Stock is an authorised TRUSTEE INVESTMENT;" TREASURY BONDS issued in denominations of &tQ< ;S310O, £500} and £1)000, or STOCK INSCRIBED in amounts of £100 and multiples of £10 over £100. REPAYABLE AT I'Alt ON 15th DECEMBER, 1926. INTEREST PAYABBE HALF-YEARLY. A FULL IIALK-YEAR'S INTEREST WILL BE PAYABLE ON 151;li JUNE, 1910. x INST A L.M KNTS payable as. follows:— £10 per cent, on application. £15 per cent.-on 29th February, 1916. £20 per cen...

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TOORAWEENAH RAINFALL FROM "DOOROOMBAH" RECORDS. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

TOORAWEENAH RAINFALL FROM "DOOROOMBATT" RECORDS. Feb. Mar May June Aug Sep Nov Dec A pi Jute: Oct Jan Autmn W; >tcr Spring Summer 1882 - . 699 • 706 385 602 3 404 ' 353 635 166 4 3§K 543 459 1148 5 t>46 519 194 361 • 6 438 1096 940 1864 7 1395 541 639 818 8 464 217 409 346 9 934 . 1155 886 1081 1890 1417 1132 634 907 1 680 1053 768 555 <> 242 788 642 884 3 968 842 580 682 4 1251 442 512 1048 5 196 288 458 514 6 1305 830 285 853 7 228" 833 534 ' 621 S 540 377 622 483 9 376 598 362 364 1900 734 685 189 444 1 680 511 588 283 2 212 95 492 521 3 354 410 1015 584 4 730 390 270 . 179 5 1044 600 291 485 6 663 324 1110 766 7 695 378 316 1114 8 885 348 427 726 9 1010 537 739 1033 1910 308 520 369 1355 1 402 443 464 767 2 52 748 350 443 3 941 707 363 356 4 1217 396 119 750 5 208 597 324 — Avr 664 588 511 707 Farming month's average 10.90 Years' average 24.63 H. J. Varcoe has for sale New anP .Seconhand Cars. If you want to buy a car, or any class of machinery, call on Varco...

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
POSTAL TIME-TABLE [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

Owing to an alteration in the railway time table recently made the postal officials have found it neccssary to re vise the times of the closing and depar ture of mails. The appended time table has now been adopted, viz.: Arrivals from— Sydney, Dubbo, Balladoran, Eumun gerie, 10.15 a.m. daily cxcept Sundays. Coonamble, Gulur, Curban, Armatree 4 p.m. daily, Sundays excepted Toorawecnah. Biddon, 2 p.m. Sun days, Tuesdays, and Thursdays Collie and Merigal noon Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays Mundooran,. Wednesdays and Fridays noon Departures to— Sydney, Dubbo, Balladoran, Eumun gerie3.40 daily Sundays excepted Coonamble, Gular, Curban, Armatree, 9.45 a.m. daily Sundays excepted Tooravveenah, Biddon, Coilie and Meirgal Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays noon Mundooran, Tuesdays and Thursdays noon Bulga, Mondays and Thursdays noon Sverton, Tuesdays and Fridays noon New Berida, Tuesdays and Fridays All mails close thirty minutes before the advertised time of departure

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MINISTERIAL VISIT. MINISTER FOR LANDS AND LOCAL MEMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

MINISTER FOR LANDS AND LOCAL MEMBER. On Saturday the Hon. J. Ash- ! ford, Minister for Lands, accompan- • ied by Mr Arkins, member for the j district, visited Gilgaunra. The visit was a flying one, but notwith ing the Parliamentarians were en tertained at the Imperial: Hotel at dinner, the Shire President and Mr Smirthwaite being amongst the din ers. , In the afternoon the Minister re ceived a deputation of the Railway League consisting of Messrs A. S. Carroll, P. Smith and J. D, Smirth "waite. The latter gentleman intro duced the deputation, and in doing so said that the gentleman present ed the Gilgandra Railway League. Some time since the League has sent a deputation to the Minister for Works m regard to the Tooraweenah Gilgandra Railway line, and that gentleman had promised to visit the district and inspect the proposed route within three month's time. That period had more than elapsed, still the promise had not been ful filled. They would like to get some assurance when the Min...

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
"POLITE" GERMANS. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

"POJLITS" GERMANS. Here is a little scene that happeued in the heart oi: London. A lady of high position -went "with a friend in- i side an omnibus. The omnibus was fairly full, but room could have been made on one side- for them, only two,: women there ^spread their skirts in such a way as to occupy much more than their share. The two ladies stood catching hold of the strap;. ! Suddenly one of them was suprissd to see her companion raise her hand and box the ears of one of the woin.en seated in front of her two or three. times as hard as possible. Naturally there was a great consternation. "Here, roissusj" said the conductor. "Half a mo. What's the matter ? What are you doing?" "What anx I doing?" said the lady indignantly. "These two women are Germans. Listen to" what they said just now. I know German. One said to the other in German, 'Don't move up. Let these swine of Englishwomen stand. That's too good for them ' ' "Oh, Oh ? That's it is it ?■" said the conductor. He rang the be...

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

A Hint to Sheepowners As wool salesmen Winc'ncombe, Carson Ltd., enjoy the eomplete confidence of the Man on the Lnnd Why is it? Five words give you the answer. Winchcombe, Carson get the best results. This is alone responsible for their popularity with sheepowners. The wooigrower's interest is their first and only consideration. This fact combined with the firm's pushing methods and their unique knowledge of the business make top priecs a certainty: . Address ^Letters :. Wiiichcombe Cars©n9 Sydney HAS BEEN TAKEN BY Massey-Harris 66 ' LTD/ Of 35 Broadway, Sydney. ' THE LARGEST MAKERS OF ' FARM; MACHINERY UNDER THE BRITISH Flu AG. WRITE FOR FREE, ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE, OR <k ■■ . See the Massay-Karris Local Agent, do W. KNJLIIBRHJ&SB, |

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
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SMUGGLED RIFLES [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

SMUGGLED RIFI.ES The authorities at Malaga, a Span ish seaport in the Mediterranean, have discovered 8-600 German rifles, which were being smuggled into the country packed inside blocks and pillars of cement lined vnth zinc. The discovery /was made by one block cracking on the wharf. A Dutch steamer topl&' the consignment to Marseilles, when it was- transhipped to Malaga. . |

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A MAN'S PITIA[?] PLIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

A MJOT'S . PiTIAMjC'73 PlilGHT. A man, whose nan^e is Frew, or Thew, sustained fearful injuries at Moorilda, near Blaynety\ last week. He was engaged in harvesting opera: tions for Mr Edwards. worn par- j ticulars to hand it appears/ that the unfortunate man was riding on the i top of a load of sheaves, apd toppled over. He fell to the ground, and the prongs of a pitchfork which he held in his hand, penetrated the ab domen and piexxed th« chest. He was conveyed, to Blayney Cottage Hospital, where his injuries were at tended-to. His condition ;i's'serious.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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THE FIGHT FOR FOOD [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

j -THE FIGHT FOE^OOD: "Berlin and -the great .cities look cheer nil' on the surface to the wan dering 'neutral.' Below, in the poor quarters, women are 'standing en que'i'e.; often all night for the right to purchase fragments of meat, bacon,, or lard in the morning, and there are scuffles and struggles, during which,, in something like a riot, the weakest gq to the wall. The 'Vorwarts' o£ October 15 last describes the 83enes of the sales in the municipal shops of meat and lard. The sales began at seven in the morning and lasted till ten. At 10.30 in one shop them were still 100 people when it had closed, and some 1000 had to go away empty handed. Women com plained that they had spent three or four nights near the shop door, and yet had noi; arrived early enough to be served with meat. The rise in the price of foodstuffs drives to the barrack door many who in other times would never have dreamt of begging for a soldier's dinner.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
ALTERCATION ENDS FATALLY [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

AI/TSRCATIONENDS FATALLY Michael Moltfaly, 26, a fireman, .of I the Royal Navy auxiliary vessel, was taken from the lavatory of the Oxford i Hotel at Dariinghursfc ou Sunday a-ight, and died half .an hour after his admission to St. Vincent's hospital, from a wound in the chest.' Two sailors and two soldiers had been drinking, and an argument arose as to the comparative merits of soldiers and sailors, and the wound was the ! result of the altercation.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE DUBBO RACECOURSE [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

THE DUBBO RACECOURSE Mr. Jack White, is in receipt of a letter from the Minister stating that the registration of the Dubbo race course has been refused until the fol lowing alterations and improvements have been carried out: (1) The rac ing track to be fenced on the outside; (2) the erection of sufficient sanitary requirements; (3) the racing track to be levelled and made safe for racing purposes, or a"new track provided. This means that at present Dubbo is without a racecourse. It is, there fore, necessary that the' trustees should meet at the earliest possible moment, and decide ..upon the best means of providiug tKe suggested al terations and improvements,* so that the race meeting of March may not be interfered with.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
HEROIC SPIRIT [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

HEROIC SPIRIT It is a long way from Farming is land to Sydney town in-order to en list for active service, viz., 3000' miles. But'the distance only served to increase the patriotic ardor of Mr Kevin McGroldriclc, son of MrV Mc Grojdrick, who has been relieving * postmaster at Blayney for the past; •five weeks. ; Although only in hia 22nd year, Mr McGoldrick has prov ed that he is possessed of the. spirit op patriotism in its highest form. For the past few years he has occu pied a position in the cable service Fanning island, which place, by the way, lies far out on the lonely waste of water between the Fijian Islands and Vancouver.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WAR JUST BEGINNING [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

WAR'JUST BEGINNING Herr Harden, in a recent issue of his paper "Zukunft" (publication of which has now been stopped by the German Government), says it is dan gerous for German jr if she believes that the Allies want peace. He warns his countrymen that war, so j far as B.ussia and England are con cerned, is only just beginning, and that worse fighting is ahead. He urges that the Chancellor should. j state Germany's intentions about the terms of peace. Tiie "Frankfurter Zeitung" says :—"At a time ' when our armies, week after ,week, are compelling from an astonished world the tribute of unwilling admiration, when our industries and finances are eelebratfng victory after victory, the insufficiency of the Government men sures against the food shortage'of the people is a direct defeat."

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'STRALIAN [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

'3TRALI&N V.C's. are proverbially reticent and modest, and when the presence of the gallant six was required upon the platform they could not be found (says the British Australian). But'' one by one they struggled through the pack till only Private Hamilton, of Orange, was missing. "Pray where is Private Hamilton, please?" pleaded the nobleman in hunting garb, whose energy added, so much to the afternoon's success. "Gone back"Tor ammunition," shouted one of .hi** Cv.iumvdr;s in arms. And, sure ■ <i»Li Bn«>v.Tuilniiii. amwu.Aiiii enough', Private Hamilton was fontnd leaning against the batfet^vith a cup of tea and a large slab of cake chat .ting:to three pretty girls. A typi cal Orangeite, and a reflex of the old saw auent what's b*'ed in the bone, etc.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
"COO-EES" AT THE THEATRE. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 21 January 1916

"COO-ESS" at' the theatre. . The Gilgandra "Coo-ees" attended Her , Majesty's Theatre on Friday night. At the conclusion of: the per formance Mr. Hugh J. Ward, on be half of the subscribers, presented sheepskin vests to the men, making refrence to the success th&t had fol lowed the example set* by the Gilgan dra bo}rs. Captain .Steel, on behalf of the nieja, acknowledged the gift and denied the rumor that the "Coo ees" had. dwindled down to twenty five. As a matter of fact, he said over 230 "Coo-ees" were.present that night. There had been a few trans fers to the Light House, a small num., ber had proved medically uufifc and but a remarkable small percentage nad been discharged for disciplinary reasons. Miss} Dorothy Brunton's singing of " Your King and Country Need You" evoken an enthusiastic reception from the soldiers.

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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QUEENSLAND MEAT SUPPLY [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 28 January 1916

QUEENSLAND MEAT SUPPLY The following advertisement taken fiom a Queensland paper would indi cate that the meat market there is desperate:—"Caution is hereby given that persons found shooting, trapping, or destroying wallabies, bandicoots, bears, opossums, or carpet snakes over 2ft long in my paddock will be prosecuted, for since the rise in beef and the closing of butchers'shops all the said stock ai;e for my own use."

Publication Title: Gilgandra Weekly
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A DECENT SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 28 January 1916

A DECEKT SALE. Bareenong Estate, Forbes district, has just been sold to Mr. John H. S. Angus, through the agency of Winchcombe, Carson, Ltd., in con junction with G. R. W. McDonald and Co., Sydney. The property com prises 5501 acres freehold, and is portion of the famous Bundaburra station. This holding is one of the oldest in the distriet, having been in possession of the Strickland family for the last 58 years. Last year about 3000 acres of the area were under wheat, and most gratifying results were obtained.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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HENRY FORD'S MILLIONS [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 28 January 1916

HENRY FORD'S MILLTOMS "The last balance-sheet of the American Ford Company shows the extraordinary surplus of £18,000,000 some £3,000,000 more than the pre vious year's figures. The cash m hand at banks totals £13,130,000, so that the cost of Mr. Henry Ford'® peace jaunt to Europe will effect his reputation more than his bank balance.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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THE UNEARNED INCREMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 28 January 1916

"I ——— .— ^ . THB^KBftRNBD INCREMENT* The^passing of the Graboon-Ooolak Railway Bill has considerably en hances the value of land, and it 19 stated that a block there which wa» sold/for £180 a few weeks ago could hav4 been re-sold for more than double that price, bnt the offer wa» refused. c

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Holy Catholic Church. English Branch. [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly — 28 January 1916

Holy Catkolic Church. English Branch. Jan 30—Gilgandra 7 h.c., 11, and 7.30, Galargambone 7 h.c. II, Lut terworth 3.30, Gummin 7.30, Apple Tree Flat 10 c, 11, Bear bong 7.30

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