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[?]se whipping a Panther. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
I i or &lt;e whipping n Panther. Wild animals bold enough to nias* au unprovoked at,tuck upon n. man an very raio now in tlm oiilm- sta'; ou one of our Penn.sylvania exchange reports a ."singular adventure of a Mt Hanor one day last winter. Ho wfo driving tlii'ingli Stony Creek ravine ii a bnggy with c.anopy-top,wl)en liis liors* suddenly shio.l out of the road. As Mr, Hanoi- reined the horse baok lie saw a h-tig-bodied animal creeping fiimtign the copse toward the carriage Bi'.loio. he had time to make up his mini what ki id of a bon^t it wa.s, the anima crouched and sprang at the buggj*. li. landed in the roadway opposite i point between the wheels, having seem ingty checked its leap on account of tin canopy, the fringe of which fluttered The horse snorted and plunged ahead and the strange animal crept along anc made several moves as if it meant tc spring into the carriage. ' It constantly eyed the fluttering top and seemed afraid to make the spring snarling a little a-i i...
Unwholesome Sleep. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
*7nwliGlesome Sleep, Jfot * I way h is sleep "tired nature's rweet restorer.'' Sometimes, instead >f a balm, it brings a bugaboo in tha ihape of the nightmare. Man is a woa lerful piece of -work, but his machinery nay be thrown out of gear and set a whizzing by so slight a thing as a late >U]i per. An indigestible Welsh rarebit »t 11 p. m. may result in a big, suffocat ing black dog across his chest atone j'clock in the morning; an overplus of ioaf-jiastry, which his gastric juices can aot conveniently asaimilate, may pre iipitate liim from a precipice in dream land into a bottomless abyss; or a sur feit of pate defoie gras send him to a Morpliean gallows, there to endure all the tortures of actual strangulation. This sort of thing, by the way, is only one remove from apoplexy, and the in cubus-ridden victim of inordinate and untimely self-indulgence is likely enough to be at last bestridden in his sleep by a nightmare too strong for his vitality—even death. The term nightmare...
Let the Mothers be Educated. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
Let the Mother's be Educated. jtt has been considered from the enrli 88fc timas that a mother's love was d giifficienfc outfit for her in the care of hei children, that in some mysterious way fclie knowledge which is needed evetj clav in the delicate and involved busi ness of rearing the young of the human species would be contained in this love,-' and that no spccial preparation for the work is necessary, says a writer in Har per'a Weekly. When one reads the terrible statistics that one-half of the &lt;ace die before reaching the age of u years, suspicion becomes strong that tins time-honored belief in regard to mothers is a barbarous mistake. When a person of judgment enters the average tiurserv and watches ita workings for a week, the suspicion grows to a ghastly Conviction; and when a conecientioiu Mid intelligent person becomes familial With the amount of discretion necesear) to li9bp a family of ciiiidrfln in health, (or a single calendar year under the complicated con...
A Fellow Feeling. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
A Fellow Feeling, . Police magistrate (sharply)—The oharpe, sir, is drunk and disorderly. What have you to say for yourself? Prisoner—Nothing, your honor, I'd r a little rather my wi e wouldn't hear ol this—-that"is all. She is hard at work cleaning house, and' I would aak the re porter present nut to— Magistrate—What's that? Your wife hotise cleaning? "Yps, your hoimr." fPeelingly)—"Officer, discharge thQ briaoner I"
[?]YMENEAL. Missen—Hurley. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
mymlnlal. lUissen—I lurlty. The following is a list of the pre sents in the marriage of .Miss Kliza oeth, the youngest daughter of Mr. il. Huriey, "Kia Ora," .Melton, to .Mr. Ernest Missen, of Rockbank, a. report of which appeared in our is sue of the 1-1 th insi.:—Bridegroom to bride, .gold cable bracelet, and to bridesmaid, a chased bamboo bangle; bride1 to bridegroom, gold sleeve links ; mother of bride-, paino, hang ing lamp, and household linen ; la ther of bride, cheque ; Mr. and Mrs. W. Hurley (brother of bride), cheque and clock ; .Mr. and .Mrs. II. Hurley (brother of bride), silver dinner cruet and pillow shams ; Mr. and Mrs. U. M'Oorkell (sister of, bride), silver candlestick ; mother and father of bridegroom, cheque : Miss M. Missen isister of bridegroom), pair of pic tures : .Mr. and „Mr.s. T. Missen (Ivowsley), cheque ; Mr. and Mrs. 11. '4 . .as^'; ^Mr. and. Mrs. G . . er shell-shaped ijxitter , Jtr. and .Mrs. S. Bea/.ley (Boo lara), silver and cut-glass hon>\v jar; ...
A[?]other [?] [?] Girl. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
A mil her II'i^Nhi ici-. &lt;1 &lt;llrl. "S'mih' oiio h.i- reiiiiinly insulted (mi! h'e-; I !u>:iitl liar r>nt the '.•irk iv.iv jiist now cniug nut.: 'Vacate "Iii- nii:Iu.-n,e without de ay, or I'll mr; (bis missive :oward your craui im " " "() c tiiat's only Hvpalia ^caring ihir,.«■.!> mil of tli© garden."--vNew Ynn\ tlcratd, No! a f itfr Ileal. 111r■ mailer- lieie?" naked a jjitfr-linitn at II o'clock the oilier nigh; is lie found h gM leaning over ihe ga!&lt;i iiul looking hard at a liou.se on Elizabeth ilreef. ... "I am tlie hired girl," ahe replied. ''Then, why don't you go in?" "Loci od "Ut," "Weil, ilmt'.s had. 3lom Bhould have Dee" home eav'icr." "Ves, 1 hiipj o>r? so; hut it's not a fail deal. I had fo sit ii[- (ill I o'clock two nights this weol&lt; to luilp get the bnsa k bed, and u&lt;vw they iouK me out ^ Mcjftiii x're? rrstitu
To See a Ri[?] Bullet on Its war. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
To Soc a Ilino Iiullot on IIh War. By saturating bullets with vaseline '.liey amy bu eaaiiy seen in their course from f.ho riHe to the unge;,; their trp»&lt; jecuiry course i.-i marked by a beautiful ring (if smoke, earned by tho vaseline ooing ignited on leaving the mittia 8 of ;iie gun, tlie smoke being suspended Tor some time in tho air, if not too H'i.'idv. Much he: terse, re■&lt; result, ivhert ip-eu-e "f l. i. d is u>ed. ]3uliets ire not so t • i1. the reeoil is not «» great, nndi i believed the course )1 liie nubile.:.-; m re t rue.
FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
FOOTBALL. —.1—, . Our Riddell correspondent writes : The grand Jinal football match of the season in connection with the Uiddell .District Football 'Association was played at Woodend on Saturday last. The competing' teams -\vero Uiddell and Woodend, and a most ex citing game resulted, which was wit nessed by a large number of spec tators, Both sides were sanguine of success, and enthusiasm ran high amongst players, spectators, and barrackers. But, whilst this was so, a friendly feeling tempered tho spirit of antagonism all round, and, al though the game was keen and vigorous, it wag perfectly clean. Crawford was the centra? umpiro, and was impartial, but somewhat undecided for the control of so im portant a game. Play throughout was most even, although Riddell at half-time had a lead of four points At the end of three-quarter time the scopes wore level, and excitement fan high as the final quarter was en tered into, Again the play proved even, each side scoring one goal om5 behind, ...
LITTLE BY LITTLE. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
LITTLE BY LITTLE. The c°n,itanl drop of watcrj Wears away the hardest stone,, The constant gnaw of Totvs«r Alusticiucs Mio tougbcat houe. Tho constant cooing lover Carries off too blushing moid Ami the constant advertiser! Is the one who neti the tiadn. One btc.y won't take you very far, You vu got to keep on wulkiug ; Ono wi.rd won't tell folks what you are. You've go* to keop ou- talking, . One inch won make yuu vory tall, You've got to keep ou growing ; Ono little 'ad won't do at all, You've got fco keep 'em goiuj!.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
Professional- Nurses fhroughont Australasia TESTIFY Td AND -REGOM-MEND IMURSS ENDRE8, of Burbon street, 5und&berg (Q,), writso! " I was so ill I longed for the hour when I would be at peace." Read her letter: 'CkBMBNT3 TOMIC-LTD. . " Until two years ago I followed my profession of LADIES NURSE, residing then at Ml. Perry. Overwoik brought on a TOTAL COLLAPSE OF MY NERVOUS SYSTEM. I was treated by several doctors, but grew worse, and became so low and suffered so much that I ■ despaired of ever being well again i in fact, ONE DOCTOR SAID THE END WAS VERY NEAR; and, indeed, I ONLY LONGED FOR THE HOUR WHEN I WOULD BE AT PEACE, A friend, who .was most, per sistent in her efforts, finally made me try Clements Tonic, AND'IT PROVED MY SALVATION. Four bottles law ma up and about, and now, although well adv..nLcd in ye»fa( I am strong and active,, and well able to look alter the business I hsvo, I ATTRIBUTE THAT ENTIRELY TO CLEMENTS TONIC, AND WOULD BE PLEASED IF YQU WOULD MAKE USE Q...
Ru[?]ned by Drugs. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
Riilnrd bjr I>imic». A man witii more than i.000 soar- o. j bto b'idv lies on a e->t hi '.be County | tloHpital Ho is a v,v.riiM »he »«e &lt;»' ( morphine, cocaine, unci otlio^ powerful drugs. His history in an interesting >no,"and, as Dr. MoNaniai a sayn, lie "is iu excellent «ul»joot l"r a novelist." When an attendant' removed the cloth* ingot the- patient yesterday oho akin ol his emaciaied form looked like that of a tattooed nuin. lie was biaok uud blue from neok to ankles, the result of live gears' use of a hypodermic syringe. The man's name is George Moyneaux, or Mavneard, a French physician of ilfi, learned in his profession, speaking font lan^iuiges, and a graduate of the Uni versity of Heidelberg, Germany. II&lt; was picked np at Halsted and Jucksoc streets. Hi-i clothing was old and torn, and he looked like a tramp. He had lakon a dose of atrophia, one of t lx deadliest of poisons, and in one of hi: pockcts were found two vials, one con taining eno...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 28 August 1914
DRESSMAKING MIcSS FULTON, Costumuru, bcgB to iiunuutiOe tu the liuaiiiwits of UlSt MHtNli and c Ui.Kwl/NUittG DIsIiUCT that- bH ba« bl'AH'i'JfiU BUoiNlitid in Ul iQ;' -'6 HKyr, aim would be glad ot Lheii' j^Htroaugo. I barges WodoiaLb> SUNBUHY STOCK SALK NuTICiil ALTERATION OF DATE I P/e.ioo i a I- e tiouec itll bunbujjr (Jrdiiiiiiy ( Moo - I " HivU'd h us lit-iuuilui i will beheld on the S E C 0 N L) I O...U 1U UiU J. K. .1 MNA'JNOS i: Alcl^Mi-, 4 1 huiJI'Kti btiLttt, iilctbllUI HH. MR J. E. BUNNELL i Miiuu cf Royal IIutkIi. Melton")i (tiinu cf Royal IIutkIi, Melton)} 18UJSS to notify t>m Publics of the ** Miil'oiin (lag .Diwtnct* Mat he ib hVi'/iiix ou. busiauas no*' in the Governor Arfcnur Hotal billic Bourke Btrfcub tew uf Kirk's Bftimr, rPKCIA). A(5f'(.'MMUD&TloN• ITOIi coOntUv 'visiToua. HQlfiH&lU efi«i SAOEUSfV 0,ui«iji&^saeM5; Printed and publiHhedjJfnr the Pro prietor by Thomas Shortill, Ait ken Street, Qiatcme, ia the §ift& 9? YiQtsEia...
Effects of Lightning Stroke. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 4 September 1914
Effects of Lightning Stroke. After exhibiting to his students > young woman who liad been struck bj lightning, Prof. Nolhnagel, of Vienna, remarked that formerly it was kuowc that the burns made by lightning hac a zig-zag course, aud that tbe furthei con.-.equencos might be paralysis «i death. Experiments upon rabbits with the e.ecM-ic spark of a. Leyden jar had given the lecturer new light upon the subject during ihe last ten years. Thf action of lightning upon the brain, the spinal column "und the peripheric nerves is shown- by the loss of con sciousness, the disturbance of the intel lect and the extended phenomena oi lameness, the latter of which have b tendenoy to disappear. There are in tense nervous phenomena, however, greatly resembling thu.se occasioned by railway acoideuts und other concus sions, .vhich may long continue. Dis turbances of sight or FMeech may occui and remain for life or partly disappear, and in other cases the person struc'u is left in a chiidishly merry...
Inviting an Invitation. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 4 September 1914
Inviting mi limitation. A minister hud traveled some dis tance t.o preiich, and at the conclusion i of ilio morning service waited for somt ono to invite him to dine; but the cor gregulion disperse^ without noticing him. When the house was nearly empty, the minister stepped up to a gentleman and said: "Brother, will jou go home to dinner with mo to-day?" " W'hore do you live?" "Alumt eighteen miles from here, sir." 3 "No, but you uiu.it dine with me," anfiwored the brother, with a flushed face, which invitation the . olergyroan gravely accepted. _
A Poor Lone Orphan, But Quite Able to Take Care of Herself. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 4 September 1914
& Poor liOnpi Orphan, Ent (Juite Able ti Take Care of Herself. About two years after my graduation In tbeOollege of Medicine, while yet a young mau of ardent feelings and sym pathies, I was called through special iuflueuce to a professorship iu a We it em college with permission te attend to a few speck! cases outside. Th%an fititution was an excellent one, but th« neighborhood limited and thinly settled. Social life in that locality was hardly fascinating to the habitue of the metrop olis.. Thus I got to visiting, an "all around" store..where, .loungers congre gated, as well as all the crunks and humorists of the place. The' storekeeper' himself was a character—strong in sense, sterling in honesty, pleasant and land in the main, but there was still a sort of subdued ferocity about "old Bill Farrar." He .broke his Jeg once and I wai called on to officiate. I was Introduced to his comfortable home and to his wife, a quiet, commonplace, toothless old. woman, and to his step-gr...
TEMPERANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 4 September 1914
TEMPEKANCE. | If the consumption of alcohol per ! iead of the population of Great Bri •rain could be brought down to tfea fevel of the American consumption, ; ihe national drink bill would at once. I .be reduced by iGG.OUO.OUO. per an- I num.!, ; ■ \ I At a recent meeting of the, council of the New. South Wales Alliance, Mr. G. E. Ardiilj J.P., the hon. sec retary, reported that His Excellency the-Governor -had replied to-thiv.de-. j •jutation from the council which had i waited upon him to present an ad- i dress of welcome, stating that "The New South Wales Alliance has my. most entire sympathy in its; desire ;o .promote sobriety amongst, the re sidents of this State, over ' which I lave been called to preside." A rccent cablegram described the "Lancet" as "the, lending medical iournal ■ in the - United Kingdom." This leading journal says :—" No Temperance lecturer ccn be more pro 'oundly convinced than we are our »clves of the terrible mischief that is 1>eing done to-our countr...
SIFTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 4 September 1914
SrFTTNGS* -r~^ ■ Some, of the Venetian gondolas &rs now driven by electric motors. Sweden, with the excepti-owot Nor way, is the healthiest country in th« world. - The French Government is having auto-mobiles built to travel over tie Sahara. In 1871 Germany had only eight cities "with over JLOO,000 >inhabi teats. Now there are 33. It is said that the cheapest ra.il . way fares in the world are to be found in Hungary. The Laplanders are the shortest people in Europe, men averaging 4ft 11m., women 4ft. 9in. Russia's timber brings her full? £27,000,000 a year, out of a total of £94,000,000 for all Europe. . §ome naturalists say that- no in-., sects except the silkworm, feed ..upon.1 the leaves of the mulberry. Each person uses up daily in the act of breathing 30oz. of oxygen. Air has in it 21 per cent, of oxygen. The average yearly product of an English cow in milk and butter is £11- against £15 from a Dutch cow. More than one-third of the. manu factured goods made in France...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gisborne Gazette — 4 September 1914
XQcPUBiL BUGS, and GO. fa i OOK AGcii l S PUKt a t OCK. t>ALtOivitfn, 36t> BUUJiivE ST., MELBOURNE Telephone—11)23 HOLD XAL&c _AS FOLL0 fPtf Cattle .. iscwEuaikei, VVeiiuts>** .Fig* ... (Jurporatiaa lards, Wedne, diiJ nUfS(.\ Dairy and More Cattle .. Corporatiou Yards, Fridays Ulearinj Hales Conducted in ail parts oj\ the Mate. iry and c;tore uattia. lor Sale Privately, also &tud riga ami Cattle. &lt; H1. Properties for Sale and To %Let, Uorreaponueiice Invited. Monthly Country Markets at BACCHUo MAKjH-FOORTH MONl'AY MJSLTO n ... FIK&T SATURDAY EOMSEY .. ... THIBL> MONDAY Crkigieburn and Lilydalo. MELTON UNDER i\'EW MANAGEMENT. MR F.W. CLAliK anuouncesjto the public of Melton and the surrounding liwtrictB. that, having taken the Golden Fleece Hotel, be is prepared to cater for their wants in a first-class manner, and hopes, by civility and attention, to merit a share of their patronage. Best of Wines, Spirits, etc , kept. CABS meet all Tra...