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DISTRICT INTELLIGENCE. KATAMATITE. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
DISTRICT INTELLIGENCE. [Prom Oar Own Correspondents.] KATAMATITE. Tbe long dry spell is causing great anxiety throughout this district. The recent heavy frosts have had a telling effect on the crops, which are turning yellow in color. Grass is very scarce, and if rain does not come within a fort night cattle will have to be hand fed. [A good fall has ensued since the above was written.] There was a large attendance at the usual fortnightly meeting of tbe local Mutual Improvement Society on Mon dey of last week. Mr Irvine presided, and after the usual preliminary business had been dealt with a debate took place, the subject being " Should the old-aged pensions be abolished ?' The leader of the affirmative was Mr N. Lubies, and the leader of the negative side Mr A. Fowles. Good arguments were brought forward, and on a vote being taken Mr Lukies' side was declared the winners. The local tennis club has erected a new oourt adjoining the old court. Ten nis is very popular in Katamatite a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
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NATHALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
N AT H ALIA. Daring the pist week the Great Harvester has visited the town, and two old colonists have passed to th ir long home. Mr Jas, Keyes, a retired railway servant, and the father in law of Senior constable Brown, died on Saturday last, and hig remains were conveyed to Ballarat for interment The late Mr Keyes arrived in the State in 1852, and saw stirring events in the old mining days, and wa3 pres ent at the Eureka stockade riot, He was 77 years of age, and leaves to mourn their loss a family of grown up sons and daughters, Ano'her old identity in the person of Mrs Angus Day died at the residence of her daughter, Mrs J. Butler, at the age cf 75 years. The funeral took plane at the Nathalia cemetery on Saturday last, when the Rev. Geo, Gladstone officiated at the grave. The hare shoot at Yielima in con neot-ion with the Yielitna State-school was successful in bagging 104 hares. These were sold to Mr A. Gsronne at 2s per pair. The school fund will thu3, aided by the department...
CONGUPNA. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
CONGUPNA. The aiiDaal meeting of the Congnpna Tennis Clab was held on 22nd in3t. The balance-sheet was received with pleasure, it showing a balance of £4 16?. The subscription fee for the com ing year will be Is per member. The ^'following officers . were elected ;— President, Mr G. B. Osborne ; secretary, Mr J. McKinney ; treasurer, Mr J. Outhbert ; match committee, Misses M. Swann, M. Larsen and B. Larsen. It was decided to try to ar range a match with Marungi.
KATAMATITE v. TALLY. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
KATAMATITE v. TALLY. The finest exhibition of football so far -witnessed at Katamabite this sea son was that on Saturday, when the local team met and defeated Tally garoopna. Each teom had its full strength and the play throughout was fast and strenuous, The locals were first to find their feet and Jones opened the scoring with a sixer. Eram the bounce Tally worked the ball for ward bat only a minor point resulted, af;er which Jones scored second goal foi his side, to be followed by a goal by Tally from a fine kick by Kinner. Harrison, who had been showing great form, missed from a scoring position, but the ever alert Jones made amends and again both flags were raispd. j Bounced up Tally quickly had the home brigade on the defensive and a goal resulting the bell rang with the Bcorss in favor of Katamatite. PEy had barely been resumed when Tally scored a major, and a nice chain of marks soon afber gave them a second, Katamatite then got to work bub bad only added 5 singles when the h...
MEETINGS, ETC. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
MEETINGS, ETC. Wednesday, July 29th—Reotor at Strathmerton and My wee. Picture social at night. Thursday, 30th—Confirmation C!as3, Strathmerton, 7 p.m. Friday, 31st—Choir practice at Nu> murkah, 8 p.m. Sunday nest—No Communion service at Numurkah, Monday, 3rd Aug—Church Social, Nu murkah, 8 p.m. Tuesday, 4th Aug—G.F.S. at Rectory, S p.m. Rector at Wangaratta, Opening of Synod at Parish Hail, Wangaratta. Addros3 by Lord Biahop at 2.30. Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th— Morning, afternoon and evening Sessions of Synod. HYMNS for next Sunday—(8th Sunday after Trinity.)—271, 279, 290, 264, 265, 545, 527 (H.C. 555, 320, 321 324.) Subject—The Evidences for God. Meditation this week—St Matt, v 31-2.
G.V. FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
G.V. FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION. A meeting of the above was held afc King's Victoria Hotel on Friday evening. All the clubs except Strathmerton were represented, with Mr T. J. Leavey (Presi" dent) in the chair, CORRESPONDENCE. From Drumanure Football Club, pro testing against the match, Drumanure* Tallygaroopna, being awarded to Tally garoopna on the grounds that an un registered player was played by Tally garoopna.—The protest was withdrawn. From J. Guodwin, resigning his posi tion as an umpire; also asking to be paid his fee for the Wunghnu-Tallygaroopna match, owing to insufficient notice of can cellation.—Mr Trewin moved that Mr Goodwin be asked to reconsider his de cision. He was one of the best umpires they had.—Mr Howell seconded the motion. He was surprised at the action of the umpire committee in appointing another umpire for the Wunghnu-Tally garoopna match in view of the reasons put forth by the latter club for an altera tion.—Mr Gordon did not favor the motion, and he moved as...
Church of England Chronicle. (Edited for the members and adherents of the Church in the Parochial district of Numurkah.) Rector, Rev S. W. Willlamson, ThL. Plan of Church Services for August. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
Church of England Chronicle. (Edited tor the members and adherents of the Church in the Parochial district of Numurkah.) Rector, Rev S, W. WilllamBon, ThL. Plan of Church Services for August, 2 9 16^ mP mD mD eE eE eE mE . aE ME aF ME aB aE aS aR 23 M E eD aE oE aB NUMURKAH S.S. 2.30 p.m STE'THM'T'N S.S. 10 a.m. WUNGHNU S.S. 2 p.m. KATUNGA S.S. 2 p.m. 1 ! I I On above plan m stands for morning, a for afternoon, e for evening, M for Morning Holy Communion, s.s. for Sunday-school, E for Eector, F for Mr Falconer, D for Mr Davis, B for Mr Bennet, S to be supplied. Marriages—By appointment (except in Lent). To avoid possible inconvenience, the Eeotor desires early notification. Eector visits State Sohool—Tuesdays, Numurkah (weekly), 9.15 ; Wednesday, Invergordon and My wee, 9.15 ; Thursday, Wunghnu, 9.15 ; Strathmerton, 3.30 p.m, all fortnightly).
W. AND M. R. ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
W. AND M. R. ASSOCIATION. In the football field in bhe Western and Moira Association matches, Ha thafia visited Barm ih on Wednesday last and lost the match by one goal. Ib was a good game, wrll contested, and on points the best team won, A feature of tha match was that the supporters of bhe Nathalia team made a rally and had the players conveyed to the ground in motor cars. A big advance on district locomotion in less thanhdf a century. Some 30 odd years ago vehicles of any kind were scarce. There was quite a little scene also when the ball bumped into Senior const-b!e Brown, who was standing on the line between the behind posts, and a behind was stopped. The umpire requested Mr Brown to move; he would not. The game was stopped. Evidently Mr Brown thought he was in the right. However the boys /Started the game again and a behind was juggled, and then things went sweetly again. The scotes were—Bar mah, 5 goals 11 behinds ; Nathalia, 5 goals 5 behinds. In the Kotupna—Picola match ab ...
NEWS AND NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
NEWS AND NOTES. Burial—July 23. Albert Buttle, R.I.P. A Church of England column ia now inserted in the Tocumwal newspaper edited by the Catechist in charge, Mr C. Bodda. Supplement snbecription received since last issue—Mrs Pellow. Is. We desire to extend a welcome to all our members and adherents of the dis trict to attend the Social next Monday night. All who come to our Wunghnu, Strathmerton and Katunga services are specially invited, and must not await any further invitation. There is no desire to make any profit of this undertaking, therefore the only charge to the gentle men attending will be the cost of the hall betweeu them. Our only desire in holding tb© social is that the members of our own congregation shall meet to gether for social enjoyment and friendly intercourse. Therefore will all Church of England people " COME." Owing to the death of Mr "Albert Buttle the picture entertainment^ which was to have been given on Wednesday night last, has Ben postponed un'il this ev...
EDITORIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
EDITORIAL. On Tuesday nest wilt be the opening of the Diocesan SYNOD afc Wangaratta. As stated before in this column, it is the gathering together of Bishop, clergy and lay representatives once a year to pass legislation for the management of the Church in our own Diocese. Besides, this we have Provincial Synod, in Victoria, and also General Synod, representing the whole Chnrch in Australia. Lay members are elected triennielly in every parish, and should there be more than one nomi nee, a vote is taken of all male parishion' era at the election. A Bill is to be brought in at this Synod to further amend the " Assembly Act" to enable women also to vote at the election of lay repre sentatives. Another Bill which will most likely be passed will amend the liemoval of Clerks Act. The Act at present gives the Bishop absolute power of removing any clergyman in the interests of a parish without it being necessary for him to formulate any charge. Under the new Act the Bishop will only be able...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
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Nathalia Agricultural Society. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 31 July 1914
Nathalia Agricultural Society. The ordinary monthly meeting of the Society was held on Saturday last in the Public Hall. The President (Mr. W. Leaf) occupied the chair. Correspondence. From Oakes Bros., asking that ac- tion be taken by the society to secure the disqualification of unsound mares and sires being placed in the stud book. Mr. J. McKenzie said that mares and their progeny were already entered in the stud book. He did not see that they could take any action. The President said the matter had been dealt with at the convention. There was a great difference of opin- ion. One speaker had pointed out that one of his neighbors had an un- certificated horse that cost £500, while another had a horse with a certificate only worth £50. The high priced horse would be barred if the action asked were taken. The vote was a close one and no action was taken. Mr. McDonell said no action should be taken in the matter. If it became law it would inflict great hardship in some cases. Horses ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 7 August 1914
ADVERTISEMENT, FEDERAL ELECTIONS. MR. A- 0- PALMER, me., Will address the Electors in the MECHANICS' HALL, NUMURKAH • — ox — FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, at 8 p.m. Ladies Specially Invited. StrathmertoD, Tuesday, 11, 8 p.m. Wunghnn, Wednesday, 12, 3 pm. Tallygaroopna, Wednesday, 12th, 8 p.m. —Authorised by 0. H. Campbell, Echuca. Muc&atak Picnic Race OIuTd ALL PERSONS interested in Forming the above are notified that a MEETING will be held at Mnckatah on MONDAY EVENING NEXT, 10th inst,, at 8 o'clock. T. J. LE4.VEY, Convener. SsTnmunlsali Brandt AMERICAN Tea, Tueed'iy afternoon, August 11 ; admission, bring a gift and buy a gift; members bring a basket. Social and dance at night ; mem bers invite gentlemen friends. Aid Women's Hospital and League funds. S. DUNNING. Hon. Sec. Shire of Numurkah. ANNUAL ELECTION OF COUNCILLORS, NOTICE is hereby given that an Election of Councillors for the several Ridings of the Shire of Nu mnrkab, will be held on Thursday, the 27th day of August, 1914, t...
MELBOURNE MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 7 August 1914
MELBOURNE MARKETS, The Australian Estates and Mort gage Co. Ltd. report ;—Merinos, full wools, supers, 9d ; average, 7£d to 8^d ; Comeback and fine cross wools, supers, 8fd to 9fd ; average, 8d to 8|d, Lambs from 5Jd to 8Jd ; Lincoln and rough crossbred, to 7|d ; medium crossbred, 8d to 8-ljd. Ribby Merinos, from 6Jd to 7|d ; faulty and damaged lots Id lower. Hides.—Victorian salted, heavy stout, 9d to 9^d ; sheety, 8^d to 8£d ; medium stout, good, to 8^-d ; medium sheety, to 7fd ; light salt, 8i to 8Jd ; kip, to 8£d ; stag hides, to 6jd per lb. Calfskins, if freo from cuts and light, lOd ; damaged, 8d per lb. Heavies, 7^d. Horse hides, to 13s eech, Tallow —Best white colour, to £28 ; good aver age, to £26 10" ; dark colour and aver age, from £24 10a to £25 15s ; inferior and faulty, £21 10a,to £24 10a per ton.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 7 August 1914
WHY IT IS SO COMMON. The strenuous modern life we lead often upsets the digestive systam. Then, too, worry, overwork, anxieties of various sorts, excitement, late hours, trying cli matic conditions, lack of exercise, or coo violent exercise, are each and all capab'e of bringing abont a deranged condition of the stomach. Add these to excessive tea drinking, to which many of us must plead guilty, and you see clearly enough why indigestion is so commoD. To avoid indigestion, and its distress ing symptoms, yon must take an oc casional dose of Mother Seigel's Syrup. But to banish indigestion and its health destroying effects, its pains and discom forts, you must take a regular, course of Mother Seigel's Syrup. There isn't a remedy in existence that can cure you at once if you have been suffering for long time, but quick relief and eventual restoration to good health are certainly in the powers of Mother Seigel's Syrup, i and usually follow its use. | Of that there is no doubt. Tens of th...