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ENROLLING CADETS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 2 March 1912

ESROLIjINU CADETS. A special muster of youths brought under tlie compulsory train ing provisions of tlie Defence Act took place at the drill hall on Wed nesday morning. The lads who this year attained their fourteenth year have been freshly enrolled in tlio senior cadets, while those of 18 years of age are being transferred from the senior cadets to the milit ia ranks. To provide drill and in struction for these it will be neces sary to take steps shortly to form an infantry company in Forbes. The young fellows affected by these ar rangements were on Wednesday sub jected to general and medical ex amination at the hands of the dis trict area officer, Lieutenant Cook, and Dr. Johnson, of Parkes, and the results were generally satis factory. No further drills of the local companies of cadets are to be held until 16th March.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A LUCKY DREAM. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 2 March 1912

A XitTOKY BBEiK, All through the Hummer of 190— I was studying hard for a civil service appoint ment. Being backward in mathematico, I decided to make up for the deficiency by scoring extremely well in my favourilo subject, English history, losing daily at 4 a.m., I put in four hours' work before breakfast. As the day of the examination ap proached I found I was fast becoming a walking history book, answering questions after the style of the celebrated Datas. It Is therefore not surprising that I used to talk aloud in my sleep, rattling off the dates of famous battles with a zeal which frequently awakened my elder brother from his slumbers. I worried so much that four nights be fore tho fateful day 1 actually dreamt that X was sitting in tho hall at Burling ton House working tho examination pa pers. I woke up the next morning with a distinct recollection of having seen some thing on the papers about Charles T. and the Duke of Marlborough. 1 mentioned the fact to a friend who was als...

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
AUSTINMER THE BEAUTIFUL. For the Country Press Association of New South Wales. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 2 March 1912

.AU8TIMI? THE BEAUTIFUL By LUDOVICA STAREWSKA. For the Country Press Association of New South "Wales. lIne"?hensaerHiVituate(J °" tllc Il,awarra nne, the S»uth Coast of New South Wales and about 39 mlles dIstance f Jm™oy' It s one of the most beautiful of neXr T'S<>i'tK' aml oven one the most of n f01' nermanent residence, of all the places the writer, a traveller, iTfrn r'ami who Iias viKitKd many * f"r".0U3 for thelr '^auty in different pa U of the world. Austinmer id a small VI lage consisting of about fifty dwelling th"nu™ rr cottaseB' antl <Jf more ord/ri-i rv- j1" rec' inhabitants all told in o dfnary times. But as soon as tho glo ioue surf-bathing begins, which brings tr*",1 a wonderful strengthening of t , bra'n> tUo opacity of these cot • Sen is taxed to its utmost. Thev fail r)°SoZCV0 BheUer a" comors- and" tent» rise at every available spot to accommo date tho many visitors who flock to this tho 'n US ?,POt' 'An(1 iB it; a wonder that t K ii,r ...

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A PINERO STORY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 2 March 1912

A FINERO STORY. The latent Pinero story is of a conversa tion which was overheard nl a gathering of theatrical people. "I am told," said one of the ladies present, "that Mr. (mentioning a certain comedian) ir a man who writes to his wife by every post." "Yes," said a well known actress, "lie "writes a lot of flummery about the agony of absence, but he has never sent her a penny. Do you call that kindness?" "Decidedly!" said Sir Arthur. "Unre mitting kindness."—"Daily Sketch." "My boy," said the parent, "when you are out on business take tho straigbtost road to tho money."

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 2 March 1912

LOCAL AND GENERAL. WEDDING AT EUGOWRA.   Mr. M. Brennan, of Nyngan, and Miss Jane Welsh, of Eugowra, were married in the church at Eugowra on Wednesday afternoon. The cere- mony was performed by Rev. J. McDowell. The church was crowd- ed with interested spectators.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Forbes J.C. Races. THE HANDICAPS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

Forbes J.C. Races. 1HE HANDICAPS. Following are the weights fcr tlw two principal events to take place at the Forbes Autumn Race Meeting on Thursday and Friday next:— AUTUMN HANDICAP. The Acolyte Lady Rice Arice... Salladay M.K. Lew ... Master Murillo The White Knight Lady Stanmore Crown Princess St. 9 8 7 7 7 7 6 6 12 6 ; 6 7 lb. 8 3 10 10 •9 5 13 FORBES JOCKEY CLUB HANDICAP. st. lb. The Acolyte ... 9 8 Lady Rice ... 8 3 Arice ... 7 io Salladay ... ' ... ... 7 io M.K. ..; - 7 9 Lew ... 7 5 Master Murillo ... 6 13 The White Knight. ... 6 12 Lady Scanmorc ... 6 7 Crown Princess ... 6 ;

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
H[?]BERNIAN RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

lmjunxiAN itAciis. A meeting of the committee of the H. A.C B. race club was held at the Globe Hotel on Monday evening. It was de cided to sell the rights at the Albion Hotel on Saturday, March 9th. The secretary ret orted that the meeting promised to be a most successful one, as he had already feceived promise of good entries.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Shire and Municipal Councils. WHOSE ROADS ARE THE BETTER? AN "IMPUDENT LETTER" RECEIVED. SHIRE COUNCIL CONCILIATORY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

Shire and Municipal Coun cils. WHOSK KOADS -MUG THE liiST'iJh'K! ! >\N "IMPUDKNT IjBTTKH" KE CEIVED. SHIRE COUNCIL CONCILIA.TOKY. ~~ The recent friction between Jerna long Shire Council and Forbes Muni cipal Council was again brought into notice at the meeting- of the Conner body on Saturday last. It will be remembered that tho trouble arose o\er matters asked to be attended to by the Municipal Council. Tile following letter was written by tho Shire clerk to the Town clerk, under date of February 0t.li: — "Sir—By direction of m.v Council 1 have the honor to respectfully dir ect your Council's attention to the following matters requiring atten tion within the municipality: — ll) A dangerous cellar liole an the South Condobolin Jtoad uear Bol am's. (2) A number of stumps in the lane near Bolam's at intersec tion of Condobolin and Marsdens roads. (3) Tho prevalence of Hath urst burrs in the lane from Wowin gragong Hotel, to ward 8 Forbes; also near tho Forbes Trucking yards. 1 have,...

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Railway Question URGENT LOCAL ACTION REQUIRED. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

The Railway Question UKGENT LOCAL ACT]ON REQUIRED. At the last meeting of the Forbes Railway League it was resolved to inalce representations to the Govern ment in favor of the construction of a national line of railway going from CanowiiKlra via Kngowni, ForIh'h, and liuabalong, and ulti mately to Broken Hill. Mr. Mills, secretary of the league, has now been informed by the Under Secret ary of tlie Works Department that ns the Public Works Committco are at present holding an inquiry into the Urokon Hill railway, representa tions should bo made to them re garding tho alternative proposal. In order to allow members of tho league an opportunity of considering this aspect of the question, an im portant meeting- of the league has been convened to bo held in the Council Chambers at tlio Town Ilall on Wednesday night of next week.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FORBES DISTRICT COURT. A SHORT SITTING. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

FORBES DISTRICT COURT. A SHOUT SITTING. A sitting of tlie District Court was livid in Forbes on Monday mor ning, .before his Honor Judge Dock er. 'ihe sitting was a comparative 1} brief one, every caso on tlxe list except a formal application, being euuer struck out as settled, or post poned to next courc with a view to settlement, Tlio lour local solici tors, Messrs Moloney, Kobinsoiv ii-eyinoiut, and Broderiek, woro in attendance. iso barristers wore pre sent. 'the first ease inentioned was a summons by tito Municipal Council of Forbes against J. K. Strickland, ior rates due. Mr. Moloney, for plaintiffs, slated that the amount was paid just after the issue o£ (lie toummons and lie asked that tlio matter bo postponed until next court, with a viow to the adjust ment of the question of costs. His Honor agreed to that course. In the cases Thomas Wright ver. Sub-inspector Nolan and Catherine Bathgate ver. Uu; same, Mr. John Itobinson appeared for defendant, wlio was nominal defendant o...

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE SHIRE PRESIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

'•HE SHIRE PRESIDENT. Mr. W. H. Sly, the newly elected Shire president, presided for the first time at tbe Jcmalong Shire meeting held on Saturday. Although the amount of business trans acted was not as lengthy as usual Mr. Sly showed that he was in touch with the various matters put before the meeting. He managed the meeting admirably, and made it clear that the councillors made a happy choice in making him president.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FORBES QUARTER SESSIONS. TUESDAY, MARCH 5th. Before His Honor Judge Docker. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

FORBES QUARTER SES SIONS. TUESDAY, MARCH 5til. Before His Honor Jtulge Docker. Tlio Forbes (Inane]- Sessions op ened yesterday before His Honor .hidgo Docker. Mr, C. A, \Vhiie acted as Crown Prosecutor. Tlie legal gentlemen present were Air. D. J. Moloney and Mr. It. E. B. Keyinomt. Several jurymen wore excused for non-attendance. THE CALARIE GOLD STEALING CHARGE.. William Thomas Bettleton, alias ' Bony,' and Thomas Buckley, alias 'Squint/ wore charged that they, did steal at Calane on December 17tli, 1911.: OOlbs. weight ol'. gold slimes, tlie property: of James -Saville Sand erson. , , • ■ ••"• • ■■■ The- accused, who : .were i defended by Mr. D. J. Moloney,, pleaded . not guilty.; The accused^challejiged 18 jurymen, and- the Crown asked one lo stand down. The. following jury were empanelled: J. H. Noakes, L. Gilmartin, M. J.' Smith, M. Brown, H. A. Wyatt, L. P. B. Iteymorid, E. E.. Uichardson, C. Marsh, It; Stone,; T. Doyle,.-E. J. Smith, AV. Siimnonds. The Crown Prosecutor opene...

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

"It's a Long While Be] tween Drinks.'' THAT was the hisLoria remark Wtjifi tho reporters who awaited breathless eagerness the tirst remark |; ween tho Governors of North aud St:; Carolina 011 their first meeting aftert': Amcriuan Civil \Vnr. But, Mr E. NOCK lato of Greufell, erstwhile of Forbce, t luts just tills vn over the > Lachlan Street, Forbes GUARANTKKS 110 wait between ilrki Quickness uf Service a Speciality, Incidentally ho Btales that he onlyf plies tho Best of Brands, Best of .Acoomi! (hition, Best of Stables, and with courts j and civility to all pations hopes to mi! many customeis und lasting friends inl! prosperous town. Upper Pitt Street, North Sythey. A Boarding School for Boys. Situated on tho heights of KirritiL overlooking the harbor. An ideal homo for your son. Pupils prepared for the Sydney Unite { sity Examinations. In 1910-11 all pip presented for tho Sydney Junior were it cessful. Next quarter will commence oil TUE DAY, oOrn JANUARY, 1912. Prosf,! 3ius for...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE EUGOWRA RAILWAY INQUIRY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

THE EUGOWKA KAILM'AV IX QllKY. Mr. Mills, secretary of the Forbes Rail way League, recently received an official Intimation that the Public Works Com mittee will not visit this district to con tinue the inquiry into the Canowindra Eugowra railway extension until after the conclusion of the present session of Par liament. When the members of the committee do visit the district, it is proposed to include Forbes in the itinerary, and to provide an opportunity of evidence being given as to the desirability of further extending the line to Forbes.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

LET Tllti IiMIN.53NT VIKNNA OP TICIAN TJUST YOLK SIGHT. At the very first signs of failing or defective vision you should have your eyes attended to without de lay. Mr. Basser, the eminent Vi enna Ophthalmic Optician, will be In this town oil the date mention ed below, when your eyes may '>e scientifically and skilfully tested i'reo of charge, and suitable glass es supplied if necessary. This gen tleman lias secured high credent ials, by examination in the leading Optical Institutes of Vienna, Berlin, Dresden, London, and New York. He is also a qualified Master of the British Optical Association. Mr. Basser may be consulted in person at the Albion Hotel, Forbes, on Tuesday, March 5th.. Mr. Bas t-er's permanent address ir> f.hn'ijg HuuBe, Sydney.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

FYpa lUJ.DinnnD Ji ( CD, rut you want to SAVE MONEY just PURCHASE YOUR GROCERIES B. P. WHITE & Co.'s. Freshest Goods. Lowest Prices. And deduction for Quantities. . Win]"' 1 ■ '• d l! ljzzzj I i P#'S; Ife

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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NICOLA'S ENTERTAINMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

NICOI/.VS ENTERTAINMENTS. It is seldom that the Forbes play going public are rewarded with such a treat as that supplied to them on Saturday and Monday evenings in the Town Hall. Ni cola came with a good reputation and the press reports were most favorable. Every thing that was said about him was true, and he is indeed a wonder. The enter tainment was a unique one, and the at tendance on the both evenings was most encouraging to the performers, especially on Monday night, when the hall was packed.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Gunning Cricketers' Ball. From our Correspondent. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

Gunning Cricketers' From our Correspondent. The annual ball in aid of the Gunning Cricket Club eventuated in the Bedgera bong School of Arts on Wednesday night last, and proved a great success, both financially and socially. Though the weather was warm for dancing it did not stop the young folk, who rolled up in good numbers, and some forty couples trip ped it till daybreak, to most excellent music supplied by Mr. W. Nash (piano), and Messrs. Jim McCann and Bob Grant (concertina;. Mr. Harry Doubleday offi ciated as M.C. in his usual capable manner. The supper supplied by Mr. J. M. McLeod, of Forbes, was one of the best; in fact it was professional; and to see the way those cricketing boys and their girls passed it around was a treat to watch.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CUDAL RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

CliJDAIi RACES. The Cudal Jockey Club announce a day's toeing to be held at Cudal on Monday, 1st April. A first class programme of five events is advertised, comprising Opening Handicap, 10 sovs.; Trial Stakes, 8 so vs.; Derowie Handicap, 15 sovs; Boree Welter, 10 sovs- ; and Farewell Handicap, 10 sovs, Nominations for the Opening and Derowie Handicaps close on Wednesday, 27th March, and for the other events on Satur day, 30th idem. All further particulars can be obtained from Mr. V. J. Byrnes, the secretary. The day's sport will wind tip with a grand ball at night.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
AN OVERDUE VESSEL. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Times — 6 March 1912

AN OVERDUE VESSEL. It is reported from New Zealand that the steamer Himitangi is now 21 days overdue, and grave fears are felt for the safety of the vessel. The authorities have been requested to send the Pioneer on a search for the missing steamer.

Publication Title: Forbes Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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