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THE WHOLE TRUTH. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
THE WHOLE TRUTH. I I By Vernon Ralston. William Aniott came out of ces of Sollenherg, Steinthal and. Com pany In despair. Ho had had recom memlations 'from half-a-dozen poop o wlion lie came from Canada to London. He had expected that tho keen London business Men would lmve jumpeil a^ tho chance he put before thorn. Throe of the six firms lmd declined to see him at all. The great Jacob Hotti Bteln, the ramous promoter, lmd heard him for live minutes and then bad re '"'''tIiIs la wild-cattery, utolii youig friend. Tliat sort of liislness we do K°ArnottUiuid told him wratlifully that ho was so used to floating Bhady com panies that lie did not Know a Bound business proposition when be saw It. And now Sollenberg, Ste nthal and Company had frankly laughed at him Sollenberg himself had got up In tlie midst of his explanations to telephono to a friend to meet liim to supper at the Ilitz the next evening, and then had turned to Mr. Arnott. Nothing doing. We've twenty mines offered us I a A...
WIVES WORTH WINNING. Well-Known Novelists on Ideal Womanhood. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
WIVES WORTH WINNING. Well-Known Novelists on Ideal Womanhood. Taatea, of course, differ, but men appear to want a wife who never ex isted except in romantic dreams. She must be a model of all virtues and possess no fallings. She must be "so pretty that we are always proud, and so good that we are never uneasy; a woman who wears well and Ioolcs hor ■beBt in two-year-old gowns; who ap plies the adjective 'important' in re lation to our work, our food, and our desire for unfettered holidays; who laughs at our email jokes and pre j serves a marble face when we are j scored off by others; with whom we have the massively comforting sensa tion that she will never recognise the plain, staring fact that we are not i brave, not wise, not clever. I . The words quoted are those of that I I popular novelist, -Mr. W. B. Maxwell, ! j and "the astounding, incredible thing," ; ! he concludes, in his comments on the sort of woman a man likes, "is that, wanting all that, we 5a«"«etimes get It." A true...
Off To Paris! MORE GLIMPSES OF FRENCH COUNTRY LIFE—SOME STREET SCENES IN PARIS. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
Qff To Paris ! MORE GMMPSKS OI' FRENCH COUNTRY I.IFE—SOME STREET SCENES IN PARIS. BY P. If. SULMVAN, IN TIIK "MEUUOUNK ADVOCATE.11 The train made n very brief linlt it Rouen, and gave us no lime to tveii indulge in linlf a cup of tea ! : Swiftly and smoothly we traversed • the beautiful "Vidley of Normandy.' - | A bright sun shone above tlie liori- | ■.on, which gave us a better oppor-, amity of viewing the country passed :hrough. Unfortunately the night! travelling deprived us of seeing nucli of the bright side of things, .vhile the channel "schooner" knocked us "all of n heap." After Rouen some hills peeped out from the morning mist, which were ob scured occasionally by a tunnel or two, I was much struck with the cultivation of the fields. The country along the route looked lownright well, cereat crops, grass, green meadows, and flowers in abundance, and prosperous-looking farm houses and villages. Every inch of ground that was at all fertile ippeared to be under cultivation. Ther...
Egerton Progress Association. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
Egerton Progress Association. fbe Kgerton Progress Association met o'» Wednesday night. Present—Me«srs G. L. Ooudio (chairman), J, Tanner, H. J.Cole W, Weir, W. M'Conville. J. Williams, aud P. Carney (sco.) . U was decided to comma*, nicate -with tho Progress Apiociations .and school committees of tho district wilb a ■view to arranging an excursion to tho metro polj* in the spring It was o'ao derided to draw ihe attention of tho Mines Deptirtinen to the dnnuercua state of some of the aban doned shafts within the Egerton township boundary. "The old Black Horse shaft ■which ib 5000ft deep, and anothor shaft 500 feet deep verewide open, and a •ouroe of great danger. Tho postmmter-general. is also to be ur^'ed to have a silent telephone cabinet installed at the pott-cffice, tbere being no privaoy in the existing arrangement* Some improvements to the Egerton Itecrea. tion Reserve were also needed, and the trus tees are to be communicated with. It was alio decided to move in the matter of...
...The Death Roll... [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
...The Death ltoll... Mr Edwd. J. M. Lemcke, one of Italian's oldest residents, has joined the "great majority. lfor many years he followed his trade, that of carpenter, and afterwards carried 011 tanning pursuits. Deceased, who was 73 years o( age, had been ailing for a considerable time so that his death was not unexpected; He leaves a grown up family. of four daughters and one son. The place of interment was the 13alla.il New Cemetery. |
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
The Eecent Epidemics of Small Pox and Diphtheria. Would o»rtainly not have attained •nob' proportion!) if tbe hjrgienio foot were more generally known that the disinfection of tlio month by a reli able and harmless antiaeptio is a great protecting factor against all ailments where the infection is tbrongli tbe throat or respiratory tract. By putting three drops of SANDERS EUCAIilPTI EXTRACT on a piece of loaf sugar, and allow ing it to dissolve in tbe mouth, that oavity is thoroughly, dininfocled. The Volatile nature of SANDER'S EX TRACT makes it penetrute every crevice. SANDER'S EXTRACT is not naaosons nor depressing like the oornmon eucalyptus, and possesses great nntisrpt.io power, By using SANDER'S EXTRACT, yon avoid tbe uncertain ccmpoailiin of the loz enge: you hare the benefit of tbe strangest antiseptic that can be need with safety, and I be result is protec tion from alt infection. Colds, nasal Catarrh, fevers, throat affections, bronchitis and other Inng troubles cannot wi...
...Engineer v. Councillors... MINE METAL CRITICISED. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
...Engineer v. Councillors... MINE METAI, CRITICISED. A deputation comprising Messrs Goudie and Wallace, Egerton, waited upon the Ballan Shire Council, to i 'osk fur assistance towards repairs 011 the Cyanide road, south of Egerton, and produced a guarantee from resi dents to contribute a sum of ,£10. A resolution was proposed that the council contribute .£10, condi tionally on the ratepayers of the Buninyong shire contributing ,£10. It was 'suggested that the work be carried out by mine metal, dump from the Black Horse mine. The engineer (Mr 1'. Kelly) strong ly protested against such action, as heconsidered it would only be money -wasted. . It had been said that Mr Wilson favored that kind of mater ial, but lie had stated that lie would not have it on the road. Cr Hopwoodaud othercouncillors contended that they could not get any other material todo the work at anything like the cost. Cr Gascard said that if the engi neer reported on the matter, they should accept his judgment, but...
Serious Grass Fire. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
Serious Grass Fire. A grass fire broVp out ) esterday afterno i in Scott's paddo k wist of Kgerton, ail funned by a strong westerly brsdse devastat ed a large scope of graea land. The fi • burnt a large quantity of grass and so a > fencing belonging to Mrs T. J, Sullivan Mr if. W. Tanner and others. A. large band of fire-fighters prevented further daiaage, T fire also epiead tbroagb the ropertits of DrCorry, Mrs Fletcher and MrJ. Davidso Dr Corry lost about 80 tons of firewnod, a ^together raucb damage was done. Th oatkreak is "aid to bave beta caused by som; bwagmen who were caaaped in a tost.
REASONS FOR ROTATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
REASONS FOR ROTATIONS . .At the basis of.all vgenuirLO rotations lies tho fact-that.plapts xliflTQr? from one «aother; in. thpic deraand^u^on tho soil, both chemical find phyq)pnl; they differ With regard totheir. roptrsygtems, depth of folding, their, moisture requirements, their titoo.^of; feeding;, tjieir dates in reaching maturity fete. Many plants impoverish tho soil j a few enriohi it j somo spoil its -physical condition, whilo others improve it in that ^regard, Many'crops favor tho growth of weeds, while others eithor are able to hold tho weeds in obcck; or re* quire auch.cultiration and treatment as will prevent, thoir growth. , AH thee© differences fit plnnts for different places in rotation, and a well* arranged rotation is. oho in which tho strong points of one orop follow no as to fit into the weak.points of another, or yioe versa, ..and int this way roduoo deficiencies to a. minimum. A crop, that requires a large amount of ono qlo moht should be followed by one. that re...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
JohnF. Gouldingi (Late RYAN, GOULDING & CO.,) Whehtalt Brain and Product Commission Agtuti. And Qentral Broktfi. 836-652 Collins Street West | (Near King St.) | FARMERS I Before salting jour Gr*in, | Hay, Potatoes, Onion*, consult or write ua, I It will pfcy you, CONSIGNMENTS received and sold daily •* Rail or Wharves, STORAGE arranged on liberal terms, and ADVANCE* MADE. PROMPT ACCOUNT SALES. New Mid secondhand bags for eale at ilowsst rates. When In the CITY oall in—short distance torn Hpenoer Slr#et Railway Station, M O N E Y ME8SR8 OOTBRERT, MORROW,tnd MUST, solicitors, Sallarati have ' money to lend upon freehold securities upon j more favorable terms than ear be •btetae&lt;' | from the Ravings Rank, MELBOURNE 8 HOURS' ART UNIOM ^ la Aid ol the Cl>arilie> (Town and Country J Stands highest in Public Testimony, and1 ever-inoreasiog popularity'. One of Australia's moat Genuine Art Unions 58th Year. fiatli Tear. 58th Year. £1,000 FRIZES £1,000 1st PRIZE. OIL ...
THE FATIGUL POINT. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
THE PATIQUi POINT. Nothing is so beneficial to a man of A. woman as to relax every muscle of the body, to lie, or at least Bit still with closed «yes for a short time every day. Many people cannot sleep, many can only spare a quarter of an hour for this rest, put if theso would make a point of taking just what they can, they would coon find a marked difference in their health. A human being can work every day up to tho point of fatigue, without feeling any the worse; in fact, it may f>o said that "hundreds would foel infinitely better # they had to work to the fatigue point, every day of their lives^ They would not then complain of loss of appetite, or in ability to sleep. But these i*I effects if thoy arise from want of work^ also attack those who habitually ^ pass the fatigue point. To "rest just before get ting really tired is. one of' tho very best methods to prevent a breakdown. If montal or physical strain is contin ued, even a little'too far for any con siderable length of...
IMPORTANCE OF WATER TO CROPS. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
importance of water to . .... crops: ---v .. Experiments conducted, fnr-tltp past fourteen years. hnvp led to tin'- follow ing conclusions of-interest to. thtv p mo tion I farmer in • the matter-of rotation .of crops. Potntoi's. n»qmre.vthe-Itutst.. trntcr, and lonve the sttlismhrnrh. in moisture. They-therefore h'»U'o...tho . soil in a more fayorahio. cnndKton for subsequent crops.. proyH d. ; ;.that :Ujb - getting.in of - the potatoes J»e.not un duly delayed and that lutropep ,b$. add - . od to tho soil >9 a readily' assimilable form. . •- .; . /■."/V, . • Peas are another orap which-f tVorb■, little moisture.'from the soil-; • odtg, on tho other hand;'take .up nnichi i - As. far as tho moisture of the snilKi^ con corned. it is hotter tourovv wheal afiw • rye than rvo ftffer wlici.t. • ^Ifcronsa*' hnusts the Moisture of the'coiT. imlb> •• highest degree.v Tlm»jnidrv-'.renrstfr.\» ernp sown nfturr&lt;»l&lt;iv««n \nP-find' thft-ciin^^ ditinns of the-sofclihfnro...
FRENCH ARMORED AEROPLANES. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
FRENCH ARMORED AERO PLANES. . It appears that tlio Gorman War Doparuu.ut took thehad iu piot'ectiug Aoiupiuuus by armour' pmi.ug, aud ut ter this tho idea wus taken up )n France, wiiero suverai armoured tlyeis wero to be seen at the last i'aris bhuw. However, the French Army did not &o extensively into tiie mau> r beloro uv teutiou was called to it by two events, ono being tlio expurimenU mado at tha Toulon arsenal iu tirmg upon aeiop;aues last year, and tho seco.,d the reruns ut tlio tirst war in the 13a.kans. li was tiieu recoguised that all uuropl.mes were vulnerable wheu flying betu\* 4000ft., .-and-With >tJie present system of observing, a machine needs to liy as low as 2000 to 2o0Uft. in order to see tho statu of aifuir* on the gruimil. it _ --would-£b us. ba exposed to artiin^} srntf* ■jmaDtry fir&lt;«. : 'L'.wa •neiit&lt;fd lor pi"otectin^:«eropii7nt's," iirit* to armour plate for jthfc'-tneu', motor aud devices,' or only: to protect tho aoj'upl...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
WARD BROS. SEWING MACHINES i I When yot» art sot Miring lh« "Drophtad" Machln« ttnk«s A * epf«ridM (able, «ud tb« *aa«bla« lUctl Italiut away outol thtrvacfc . . . of th« duit and tb« children. ' • WAR®. BIIOB. "D*opb«»d" «ofl» Pounda l«s» than otbera, freight palU-toyourat^Uon. Wrilato-day . for ptu»^rated. Catalog tailing yoii.. aU a)>out tMa and our many othat ' '■ %S*c1iUte* '&lt;c>t all.makea repaired, JNeciHtaaudraxlajiuppUeiUorauj VMacb'lna. • I ' "i CRIIOL »THEET, i : MORTH MELBOURNE. I lv V I«4i fea. "9«r4«a A*T«r»Iwir" will Nit' "Virim ilr«r&lt;li«r" ■k. .*••« 'Hi* •,«U«lw» "WBmA Uu 'CndM lir«rl|Mr"&lt;
COURTING AND SCIENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
COURTING AND SCIENCE. „ "Yes." «*id the young man, as* he throw himself at the feefc of the prottv school-teaehnr. "I lore you. and would go to the;world's end for you!" "You could not go to tho end of tho world for mo, James. The world, or the earth, as it is called. is round like a ball. flattened at the poles. One of the first lessons in tho element ary geography, is devoted to the-shape of the globe. You must havo studied it when you worn a hoy." "Of course I did; hut— "And it ia do longer a theory. Or eum-navigators havo established that fact." "1 know? but what T meant war that T would do anything to please you. Ah, Minerva 1 iti you. knew the aching void-"*- -•••' "There is no such thing as a void, JamesI Natnro abhors a vacuum: hut, admitting that there oould bo such a thing, hnw could the void you speak of bo a void, if there was an ache in it?" "1 meant to say that my life will bo lonely without you—that you are my daily thoughts and my nightly dream. J would 'go an.vwhero...
THE MAGNETIC IRON SANDS OF CANADA. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
THE MAGNETIC IRON SANDS OF CANADA. The Department of Mines at Ottawa oas recently published an-account of :ho magnetic iron Sands at Natashkwan, ijiiebco, Canada. There aro several deposits of magnetic iron sand on the north shore of th« Gulf of* St. Law* rence, beginning at the mouth of tho Portneuf Kivur, opposite Itiinnuski and Father Point. tho pilot and .first- call point for "St. Lawrence steamers pro-, ceedinji west, and. stretching for over £00 miles at intervals, eastward along the north shore. _• The only deposits of real magnitude as yet discovered .t.ro thoso at tho month of the Or oat. Nat ashkwan River, 400 iniieseastof Father Point. 'Four miles west of-this placs .s. a good-r harbour protected (mm . all: winds,, and-Avith -five fathoms of^vater. close tn shore; This harbour, whieh is at tho mrmtlr of ;tho Lttle Nsitashk^n Xtirer, is open-from May till tho middl« : of November, and has n Oovorn*n'»nt ; wharf "arid "telegraph station. - Theeo. * facts, especially that r...
THE FOWL TICK. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 10 April 1914
THE FOWL TICK. Circular No. 170, of tbo Bureau of Kntomolcgy of tho Uuitod Stales Do partmont of Agriculturo deals with tho - ' fowl tick. Tho authur atuU-s that tho earliest record of tho oecurrenoo of tho fowl tick iu America «rus published in 1872, and ho ia of opiniou tunt tiro peat is practically identical with the Persian fowl tick. At tho present liuo it docs its most-serious hunu . in Tuxus and other aoutbern-and -western warm por tions of tho Uaited States. Tho tick ia known to bo & serious enemy to poul try in Persia, India, Southern Russia, llotimanU, North, and South Africa, Australia, West ladies, Mexico, Pana ma, and Uracil, and although tbo do mefltio fowl' i». ute animal most frcqu ontly* ottackdd> xurkey5; nigoons, oatneh&s, aiu^you &lt;aui&ri&rv * o been - - known-ta »u£ei&lt;fft>to it*, «.tf Jta. Tho - -^lasa-occasioned- ci^Curo is..pro-.. . v iluced~in;&lt;9&lt;jv6ral waya^. - B^rst,death' —may...