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CARRAJUNG. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
CARRAJUNd. (From our own Correspondent). The annual ball given by the bachelors of Carrajung took place on Tuesday fright, and was very well patronised. Residents from the various little districts were present, and seemed to be highly satisfied with the hospitality ex tended to them by the local bache lors. Mr. Hawkins, of Buln Buln, supplied the music, and Mr. . G. Wight acted as M.C. The weather during the past week has been gloriously fine. A very good autumn growth has taken place since the burning ot this country a few months ago. Much good has been done in the destruction of rubbish throughout the district. The Railway Standing Commit tee will be present at Gormandale during the week, taking evidence' in regard to the construction ot a developmental line to that place. With such a splendid gathering; ground lying at the back ot Gor mandale, it seems almost a cer tainty of "the proposal catching the committee's eye. No interest is taken locally in the visit of that body. The 'm...
RIFLE SHOOTING. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
RIFLE SHOOTING. The local club held its first trophy shoot on the new range for a prize donated by Mr Bennett, of the Traral gon Hotel, which was won by E. H. Cobbledick. The best off the rifle was H. Ham, with a score of 57. Results : H'cap 200 300 Total yds. yds. E. H. Cobbledick 9 33 26 59 T. Robinson 4 32 27 59 J. King 7 30 28 58 H Ham , scr 23 24 57 F. Vauslow 4 31 26 57 J Drane 5 31 25 56 L. Morrow scr 29 56 55 J. White scr 29 25 54 E. Ham 3 27 26 53 C. Piera- scr 31 22 53 J. Tanner 9 27 26 53 A. Stagg scr 26 26 52 C. H. Welch 15 28 23 51 S. Head scr 26 25 51 I. Cone scr 23 27 50 "B Coates 10 20 25 45 J.Campbell 12 21 15 i!6 The next trophy shot, 7 shots at 500 and 600 yards, takes place on May 23 and.28, for a prize donated by Mr J: Drane.
EARLY TRARALGON. To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
EARLY TRARALGON. To the Editor. . Sir,-The forthcoming demoli tion of such an historic landmark Traral&9n Hotel has evo ked many^ reminiscences as to its early history. This hotel has occupied such a prominent place lt.1 Traralgon, and has been so closely identified with its growth and progress,that any details con cerning its earlier history become of interest. I shall therefore add a few hastily written notes to the general stock. In your last issue it is stated that the hotel was established in (1858. Although not certain, yet i am under the impression that it was some years earlier. In the matter of dates, memory is prover bially unreliable, unless supported by documentary evidence. Yet if my recollection serves me right, I there used 'to be a sign board over the building 30 years ago, on which the .words Established in 1855, used to appear. This point, therefore, is one on wluch further information may be forthcoming. was built by JYlr. Duncan Campbell, yet he re~ tamed...
FEDERAL POLITICS. Mr: BRENNAN, M.H.R., AT TRARALGON. LIBERAL MINISTRY CRITICISED [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
FEDERAL POLITICS. Mr: BRENNAN, M.H.R, AT TRARALGON. LIBERAL MINISTRY CRITICISED Under the auspices of the Tra ralgon branch of the Political Labor Council, Mr. Frank Bren nan, member for Batman, gave an address on the political situation, in the Mechanics' hall, Traralgon, on Saturday night. There was a; fair attendance, and the speaker was l:.stened-!to attentively through-i out. He is a very good speaker, and attacked the Liberal Govern-, [ment, especially singling out the Prime Minister (Mr. Joseph Cook) ana the Attorney-General (Mr. W. H. Irvine); He was applauded fre quently. Mr. Bain, president of the branchy presided, and briefly introduced the speaker, explaining tbat the ob ject of the P.L.C. was to give the public .of Traralgon a better con ception of the Labor aims and ob jects. Mr. Brennan said that the Trar algon branch of the P.L.C. was to be congratulated on its efforts to bring speakers of the Labor Party to address its members and the public also. It was by this mea...
A STORY OF AN ENGAGEMENT RING. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
A STORY OF»AN ENGAGEMENT RING. "When I was a young man," said Bodkins, "I was employed in a large nouse in the city, and fell in love with a young woman to whom I becamo en gaged. About two months before we wore to be married, I was sent to Aus ralia o.) important business, occa sioned by the death of one of the firt: n country. -I took, an affection ate leave- of my intended, and prom st-d to write to her often. "I was detained longer than I ex acted,- but just before: I sailed fot .?njn I bought a valuable ring, in -niiir,e it as a present for my sweet i.'art. "As I was nearin.1. the shore and '_:iding the paper wl:ioh the pilot had on board, I saw an announce ment of her 'marriage with another, i man I Knew very well, which so en .aged inu that I threw the ring over board. "A few days afterward, as I was ?lining. fish was served; and in eating a portion, I bit into something hard, and what do. you suppose it was?" "The. diamond ring!" exclaimed several. . "No," said Bodkins: "it'...
BLIND ENTERTAINERS. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
BLIND ENTERTAINERS. On Thursday evening the me chanics' hallh^d one of the largest audiences it (hfcs held for some time, the building being packed to standing room. The occasion was ja (pictorial and vocal enter tainment given by members of the Blind Association, in aid of th. new home for the adult blind at Brighton Beach. A vigorous ?a.i vass for the sale of tickets had been made by the scholars of the State school (by the kind co-oper ation of Mr. Griffiths and ' his staff) and the result was that be tween 300 and 400 people thron ged the hall as an expression of their sympathy and good' wishes. The entertainment as a whole pro ved very enjoyable and popular! Songs and musical selections were given successfully by Miss. Mulvo gue, Miss. Gray and Mr. Tilley; an excellent turn o,f magic and mu sic, and mirth was contributed by Mr. C. Woolfe, and took immen sely ; about 4000' feet of moving pictures delighted the children, es pecially amongst the items being j the following illustr...
OW TO CHECK A COUGH. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
OW TO CHECK A COUGH. " i . j not usually supposed that any of the will power can be made efficient in checking a cough or a sneeze, but a celebrated doctor says sneezing can be stopped bj pressing on the nerve of the lips in the neighbourhood of the nose. Coughing may be stopped by slight pressure in front of the ear. This will also stop hiccoughing. Pressing very hard- on the top- of the "mouth is also a means of stopping coughing, and many will say the will alone has Immense power. There are various other affections associated with breathing, which can be stopped by the same mechanism that stops the heart's action. In spasm of the glottis, which is a terrible thing In children, and alsG In whooping cough, It is possible to afford relief by throwing cold water on the feet, or by ticltling the sofes of the feet, which produces laughter, and at the same time arrests the spasm almost at once.
TOONGABBIE RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
TOONGABBIE RACES. As briefly- stated in last issue, the Toongabbie races on Thurs day last were most successful from every point of view, and the best the club have had for years, and it would appear that the club has entered upon a more vigorous career. The committee made an effort to get a real good meeting, and being ably backed up by the secretaries, the veteran Mr. J. W. Gales, and the experienced Mr. W. Heywood, there was an un precented number of horses on the ground. Fancy an entry of 70 horses. One regular follower of races was ihieard to say that the Toongabbie club had treated the horse owners very well, and they determined to return the compli ment. It was also said that the meeting would be quite as good as the Maffra meeting on Thurs day. The fields were large; lar ger in fact, than we generally see at country meetings:-12 in the Trial, six in tfie Handicap, 8 in the Pony, seven in the Brace let, and 13 in the Novelty Pony, and three in the last race, the Flying Handic...
Sauce for the Goose. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 12 May 1914
Sauce for the Goose. The appearance of a foreigner In a tram-car seemed to arousa the curi oslty of a burly navvy, who prosemlj Jeaned over and asked: "I say, gtiv'nor, what sort ot a "nose' are you?" "What do you mean, sir?", said tin foreigner. ."Are you a Chinese or n J::;;:uicse" . "Well.tif you are anxious to knov-. > am a Japanese. Now, nay I as' wiiat sort of a 'Kej' you are?" "What do you mean, gnv'uor?" "Why, are you a douUi.-y or a :no:> &lt;cey ?" . Then the 31 her passens^rp lpuRh^ When you are not sure if Mr. A. J. Trood, the well-known Gipps land dentist, is at home, just ring up phone 38, and mate ain ap pointment. Fourteen years' prac tice in Traralgon speaks for itself.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
LONGER AGO THAN YESTER DAY. Yesterday is not long ago, but three years is. To have been cured long ago, and to have been well ever 'since surely means a permanent cure. Read What this man has to say about it: Mr. James H. Brereton, Munro street, Traralgon, says:-" Any one who requires a sure remedy for kidney trouble cannot do better than get Doan's "Backache Kid ney Pills,'^nd I speak from experi ence, as they completely cured me. For a long time* I was a martyr to backache, and the pain was generally very severe, and it was only with the greatest diffi culty thaf. I was able to get about to do my work. I always felt tired and suffered a lot from, headachcs. The kidney secretions were thick and cloudy, and my rest at night was very disturbed indeed. How ever, I was recommended to try a course of Doan's Backache Kid ney Pills, which I did, and I am pleased to say that in a very short space of time' all these distressing symptons left me. I am quite well now,.thanks to Doan's Back ac...
TRARALGON POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY, MAY 13. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
TRARALGON POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY, MAY 13. Before Mr. T. A.. Pettit, and Dr. M'Lean, J's.P. Debt. Theo. B. Little and Co. pro ceeded against Daniei O'Connor, on default summons, for- the re covery of £29 7s. An order was made for the amount, and 35s costs. : . Drunk and Disorderly. John Homel and Albert Eawarci White, both young men, and stran gers to the town, were charged with being drunk and disorderly on the evening of the 12th inst. Senior constable Chenhall and .Constable Phillips gave evidence tagainst the accused to the effect 'that they arrived in Traralgon by the evenig train from Melbourne. The conductor drew Constable Phillips' attention to the accused, and he found him lying on the floor of the compartment. White was so helpless that he had to carry him out. Both had tickets from Warragul to Yarragon. Senior constable Chenhall said that Homel got out .but seemed stupid with drink. White said tha this mate seemed stupid and fell down. They should have got out at Yarragon...
WHY YOUR STOMACH HURTS A DOCTOR'S COMMON-SENSE ADVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
WHY YOUR STOMACH HURTS "A DOCTOR'S COMMON-SENSl ADVICE: Pain in the stomach, variously., called indigestion, dyspepsia, flatu lence, heartburn, stomach ache, etc., is usually attributed to some unnatural, abnormal cr diseased condition of the stomach. Nothing could be further lrom the truth. Nineteen'times outsof twenty the stomach is absolutely healthy and normal, the pain and discomfort being entirely due to the acidity and fermentation of food which irritates and distends the stomach -although if this condition is al lowed to run on, in time the con stant irritation of the acid is very likely to eat into the stomach walls and produce ulcerf, and sometimes cancer of the stoma :h. Medicine is useless in such a case. ? The acid .and fermenting food-must be removed by a stomach pump or an emetic, or you must neutralise the acid and stop the fermentation by taking half a teaspoonful of bisurated magnesia in a little wa ter. This latter is by tar the sim pler and safer method. Bisurate...
TRARALGON SHIRE COUNCIL WEDNESDAY, MAY 13. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
TRARALGON SHIRE COUNCIL WEDNESDAY, MAY 13.' Present :Councillors Whittakers (president), Pentland, Clarke, D. Anderson, Pettit and Bodycomb. The minutes of the previous meeting were confirmed. Correspondence. From secretary Public Works department, per Mr. T. Livingston M.L.A., forwarding copy ot re port on the- proposed snagging'of the Latrobc river. i See motion. From secretary Public Works department, stating that owing to the large demand on Pentridge netting, the stock on hand had be i come exhausted, but that there is a quantity ot English material ot first class qality on ,hand, >42 x 17 by Vi which can be supplied im mediately at'£23 per mile. Received. From same, with reference to water frontage at Traralgon West enclosed by Mrs. Wade, and ask ing for a report on the matter. To be .asked for reasons of ob jection. . From secretary Public Health department, asking' that samples for analysis be forwarded at regu lar intervals during the year. Received. From secretary Railw...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
DEATH. HORNE.-On May 13, at the Gip psland Hospital, Sale, Alec. W. W., infant son ot Mrs. Home and the late A. W. Home, Tra ralgon, age 15 months. FUNERAL NOTICE. THE Relatives and Friends of the Late MRS. P. O'BRIEN, ot Cowwarr, who. died at Caulfield, on Thursday, the 14th inst., are respectfully informed that her re mains will be interred in the Hey field Cemetery oji SATURDAY. The funeral will leave the Catholic Church, Cowwarr, at 2 p.m.
UPPER FLYNN'S CREEK. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
UPPER FLYNN'S CREEK. A social gathering was held In the hall on Wednesday night, un der the auspices and organised by the local branch of the Women's National League. There were over 100 people present, and the even ing was spent in a most enjoyable manner, in dancing, singing, and games. Songs were rendered by Misses. Broomfield, Dawson, and Stuckey, and Messrs. Richards and A. Broomfield. The hall was pret tily decorated with flags and ferns. After a number of dances, supper was served about 12 o'clock by the ladies. The singing of the Na tional anthem brought the pro ceedings to a close. Mrs D. C. i Anderson is the secretary to the branch, and she and the ladies' committee were complimented on the great success of the gathering. A tennis club has been formed here, and a tennis court of sand made on Mr. Robt. Maxfield's pro perty, by his kind permission. There is also some talk of form ing a club' at Flynn's Creek. A lot of land has been wire-fen ced. Mr. D. C. Anderson put up fou...
The Journal. FRIDAY, MAY 15, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
FRIDAY, MAY 15, 1914. Owing to pressure on the space several reports arc h«ld over. The Rev. Jas. Smith will give an address in the local Presbyterian church on Sunday night on " Pre sent Social Conditions, and the Coming Crises." Your Eyes need attention. Do not neglect them! Consult R. A Williams. Ouaiified Op tician at A. II. CROSS s, Tra ralgon Bazaar and General Newsagency. For Chronic Chest Complaints Woods' Great Peppermint Care, Is 6d. ( Road Metal.-The Warragul shire council purchased a stone crusher some time ago, but there is very little stone within the shire boundary. The Buln Buln shire council is therefore to be aske:l to allow the council to get stone in that shire. - It is sa'.d that both,, of these councils will require a lot o! metal next season, and thai une crusher will not cope with the needs of the Buln Buln shire. Evi dently "there will be a good length of metal roads in that quarter. Glengarry Sports*-The ful. p;o gramroc of the Glengarry sports, to be held ...
TRARALGON WATER TRUST WEDNESDAY, MAY 13. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
TRARALGON, WATER TRUST WEDNESDAY, MAY 13. Present :Commissioners Pent land (chairman), Clarke, Whittak ers, Pettit, Anderson, and R. Canfield and Bodycomb. Correspondence. ° From J. Wright, applying to have the water main extended to his.property on the east side ot the creek. Motion. From P. Banks, stating that he had erected a new house in Gray Street, and asking to have the water main extended to same. Motion. Reports. The turncock reported: I have made the usual monthly inspection ot the Trust's water supply to the intake, and found same satisfactory, with the excep tion of six valves in pipe line, and about one and a half miles ot clea ing on pipe line approaching the intake, which is being attended to A considerable quantity of tim ber has fallen on pipe line, caus ed by the recent fire. A iiumber^ ot valves, and leaking fire plugs in the township have been attended to during the month. Another leak occurred in the north-west corner of the embankment .of the service basin, at ...
TRARALGON-GORMANDALE RAILWAY. VISIT OF RAILWAY COMMITTEE. EVIDENCE TAKEN AT TRARALGON SOUTH AND CALLIGNEE. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
TRARALGON-GORMANDALE RAILWAY. VISIT OF RAILWAY COM MITTEE. EVIDENCE TAKEN AT TRA . RALGON SOUTH AND ' CALLIGNEE. The members ot the Rail way Standing Committee arrived at Traralgon on" Wednesday night, and stayed at the Grand Junction Hotel. Councillor Whittakers, the president of the shire, and Mr. W. West, the shire secretary, ac companied the party to Traralgon South and Callignee the following morning.^ A good deal of ram fell during the day, and coats and rugs were wet through. At Jraralgon South Messrs. G.. Pentland, A. E. Thompson, T. Downie, C. G. Lade and D. M'Donald gave evidence. At Callignee Messrs. T. D. Tan ner, Richard Farmer, J. F. Beard A. Gilmour, A. G.'NichoIIs (on be half of the National Trustees Co. and Colonial Mutual), J. D. Rath jen, W. Hepburn, J. Dawson, W. Tanner were examined. Councillor Bodycomb very kin dly entertained the visitors to "a substantial lunch. (Extended report next issue);
CLOSER SETTLEMENT COMMISSION. VISIT TO CARRAJUNG. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
CLOSER SETTLEMENT COM MISSION. VISIT TO "CARRAJUNG. The members of the Closer Set tlement Commission left Sale on Tuesday morning in three large motor cars. They made a brief stay at the closer settlement area near Rosedale, and then went on to' Gormandale and Carrajung, and had 'dinner at the hotel at th'e lat ter place. At Gormandale they ti'ad a brief inteariew wjth the four settlers on the "Willows" Estate, who, they found were getting along very nicely. At Carrajung, the members of the commission, visited several ot the block's in the Richmond Vale Estate, on which there arc 12 settlers. They had some conversation with the Messrs'.. Knox Bros. (3), Mr. T. S. Camp bell, Mrs. Hitchins; but did not take formal evidence. All the settlers interviewed ex pressed very strong objection to clause 69 of the Closer Settlement Act, and some said that it they had : known its purport they would no: I have taken up land.Beyond, -this the settlers did not appear to have jnuch fault to find, ex...
SPECIAL SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Glengarry, Toongabbie and Cowwarr Journal and Central Gippsland Reporter — 15 May 1914
SPECIAL SALE. Theo B. Little and Co report a con tinued firm demand for all classes and have sold and delivered through their Traralgon office during the past few ?weeks on A/c. of tlie leading district graziers the following lots of stock in lines at high rates. Sheep-4392 cross bred and comeback.ewes in lamb, 2589 crossbred and comeback weaners, 1002 crossbred 4 tooth- ewes and wethers, 994 crossbred ewes and Iambs, 784 crossbred store wethers, 101 crossbred prime ewes. Cattle-66 prime cows and bullocks to £11, 591 store bull ocks 3 to 5 years old to £'6/17/6, 20 working bullocks to £11,15 fat fleshy ? bulls to £6/6,115 Shorthorn store cows 239 heifers and steers. Making in all a grand total of 9,863 sheep and 1,046 grown cattle for £14,957/15/2. ; A big proportion of these were sold to buyers from a distance was evidence by the fact tfiat two special trains of j sheep and one of cattle were dispatch ed last 'week.