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Markets. CLUNES STOCK MARKET. Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
Markets. CLUNES STOCK, MARKET. Wednesday. Crawford, Dowling and Seymour report holding their usual fortnightly s:ile at their Cluncs yards on Wednes day last. Tlie supplies oil round were well within requirements, n largo attendance of local and outsido buyers being present. Competition4 ruled active throughout at vory high values. Quotations:-Primo cows, £10 liis to £10 5s; useful, £7 10s to £4 2s Gtl; comeback wethers, 18s 4d; merino wethers, IGs; comeback ewes, 15s; merino ewes, 13s. Pigs, 29s, 20s, 18s 9d. Wo - made sales for the following vendors :-Messrs J. H. Moore, Ascot; A. Nicholson, Lord Clyde; W. Nolan, Lord Clyde; Mulquiney Bros., Ullina; \V. Youron, Tal bot. Our next sale.will be held on Wed nesday, 20th May, when a large num ber of outside buyers have advised lis of their attending, and wo trust to have a good yarding of stock.
FOR PIMPLES AND BLACKHEADS [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
FOR PIMPLES AND'BLACKHEADS Tbo following la a most effective and eco nomical treatment: 'Gontly smear the af fected parts with Cutlcura Ointment, on tho end of the Oncer, but do not rub. Wash oil tho Cutlcura Ointment In tiro minutes with Cntlcura Soap and hot water and contlnuo batblns for some minutes. Tills treatmonti Is but on rising and rotlrlns. At other times uao Cutlcura Soap freely for tho toilet and bath, to assist In preventing Inflammation,' Irritation j»nd clogging of tho pores, tho common causo of thoso distressing eruptions, Cutlcura Soap and Cutlcura Ointment aro Bold throughout tho worlds Liberal samplo of each mailed freo, with 32-p. Skin Book. Address R. Towns & Co., Sydney, N. S. \Y.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
Almost Covered that Part of Face. Festered and Inflamed. Also On. Fingers-and Knee. Used Cuti cura Soap and Ointment. Faco Now Quite Healthy. "Wando," Wllby Wilby, N. S. W.-"'My baby'a chin broko out In the form of 0 plmpla and gradually iproad until tho ooro almost cotbkxI that psxt of lin face. Its would foster and aH> becomo Inflamed. There were alto the came sorea on hor finger# and knee. I tried Mreral remedies without euccess. One day-1 um an advertisement for the Cutlcura Remedies, go I got earns Cutlcura Ointment, which I uiod along with Cutlcura Soap, which I had beon-UJlng fo* two yearn, mid. In four days I could notlcoa vast difference, and now after thrco vreeko my.bal>y'e?faCo:ia quito hoalthy. I think.. .Ootlcura Sbap 'And. Ointment pplpndld for tbo'xkia -and hftlr.'' (Slffncd) Mrs. i. M> Cook. .Jaa\iary 7. 1913. COME people hesitate to give a Proprietary Medicine to Very Young Children and, in many cases the herniation ia quite justifiable; but the Public nee...
LONG-LIVED CLOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
LONG-LIVED' CLOCK. Of all machines made by man none can compare for- loflg life with the clock. The 'ife of a clock is as much longer than that of any other machin ery as the life of-a man is longer-than that of a dog. The French city ot Rouen has a great clock, which" was built in the - year'" 1389, . and is still keeping good time. Except for clean ing and a;few necessary repairs~lFnas never Stopped during a period of more than five centuries. It strikes the hours and chimes the quarters.
BALL BEARINGS USED ON RAILWAY CAR. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
BALL BEARINGS USED ON RAIL WAY CAR. A-railroad passenger car fitted with , ball bearings is'reported to be giving ( entire satisfaction on a railway in Sweden, where it has been in service for about 18 months. The car has bean pulled by a benzine-electric mo tor, and it is estimated that the operiting cost has been reduced at least 7 per cent, by the use of ball bearings, there being also a consider able-saving in the cost of lubrica tion. _ ]
SPORTING NOTES. THE PICNIC RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
~-SPORTING NOTES. TJ1E PICNIO RACES. In connection with the notice of appeal to the V.R.C. given against Scotch Malt, which won the Haok Race at the recent Clunes . Picnic races, the appeal has not been pro- ' cecrled with, and backers of the borae . named canjj now collect the money due to them from the bookmakers. . CLUNES GUN CLUB. The local gun club will continue tho ' competition for the trophy (valued £2 2s, presented by Mr A. Clarke) on Thursday next, 14th May, at 2.30. The previous winners of a ?' leg-in" are Messrs O. D.nies and G. Molvor.
SHIRE COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
SHIRE COUNCIL. The monthly meeting of the Talbot ?Slure Council was held at the shire inii, Dun .ch, 011 Monday. Present: -The president (Mr It. W. Nicholj J.P.), and Ors Oouits, Branigan Fawcett, Matthews, Churchill, Fraser, Mi'Inr, Vinecombe. CORRESPONDENCE. From Public Board of Health, re. questing that samples for analysis be furnished at regular periods through out the year, instead of being left till tlu end of the year.-Referred to pure food inspector. ' " j Prom Public Board of Health, with reference to risk of contamination to ? 't's, rakes, etc., exposed for sale in ? . 'iir! the necessity of t iking ac ? ij.osoi'iito offenders in this re . ? i lUU'rri'd to pure food inspec- ' tor. , From Sir Alex. Peacock, forward-' in« letter from Public Works depart- . i , n ivply ' to council's request ifcat the giant of £100 for a bridge at Vinnco in lie's ford might be diverted to work's on the othfr nmin l'oads, re-! ?(.ting that the Minister could not consent to the request. A simi...
SCOTTS WANTED HERE. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
SCOTTS WANTED HERE. The North and South Poles have both been discovered, but there are still lots of places the geographical world Ts simply aching to have defin ite facts about. Geographers were badly sold lately when an explorer knocked on the head the belief that the river Brah maputra (a mighty river that flows along the north Bide of the Himalayas and joins the Ganges) 'possesses a waterfall compared with which Niag ara is a baby. The lower part of the river is some thousands of feet lower than the up per reaches, and it has long been thought that the unexplored middle region included a mighty cataract. It doesn't. The geographical world is sorry, but glad to know. Arabia is a country with vast pos sibilities for the ambitious explorer. Only the coaal fringe Is really known even to the natives, who call the in terior -Tlie Laud of the Void." There are 6001000 square miles of it, and It may contain' absolutely anything In the way of riches, ruins," or-sand. Somebody Is wanted to...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
WE MUST REPEAT Whan everybody tells the same story. It is hard to say new things about Doan's Backache Kidney Pills. They cure the lame and aching back, the sufferer from kidney disorders, and , the troubles of those whose urinary I organism is wrong in its action. That they do this is so easy to prove that not a vestige of doubt remains Public endorsement is eaBily proven. Read this Mrs M.. Birch, Creswick Road, Clunes, says:-"Fifteen years ago I got a bottle of Doan's Backache Kid ney Pills, which I had seen advertised for kidney trouble. I- remember tho time quite well for it was a turning point in my life. I wished to try theso Pills, as I had . been suffering for four years with disordered kidneys. I used to have pains in the baok and ubout tho shoulders, and would be restless at bight, and was awfully tired i every morning. Though I used a lot of medicines, none of them did me any good till I took Doan's Backaohe Kid ney Pills, and these wonderful Pills cured me. There can be ...
Clunes Guardian & Gazette THE NOBLEST MOTIVE IS THE PUBLICGOOD FRIDAY, MAY 8, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
THE NOBLEST MOTIVE IS THE PUBLICGOOD FRIDAY, MAY 8, 1914. The public are .reminded of the meeting to bo hold at the town hall ; his (Friday) evening, at S o'clock, to consider tiie Empire Day celebrations. Those celebrations have been a- great success in past years, and it only needs the hearty co-operation of the 'ownspeople to make Empire Day for 1914 another memorable event. Scnior-constabie Hunter nasoeen on a visit to Clunes this week, and on Tuesday evening was entertained by bfc. Paul's Church vis try, of which he had been for some considerable time previous to his recent reuioval from Clunes a valued meuibur. Asa slight , recognition of the services renewed by Mr Hunter, lie was presented with a handsomely bound Prayer Book. The Clunes branch of the Austra lian Women's National League will meet at the Free Library on. Wednes day next, May 13th, at 2.30 p.m. Much interest is . being evinced in the second concert of the Clunes Musical Society, to be given in the town liall on ...
RICHARDS AND CO'S. NEW DISPLAY. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
I RICHARDS AND CO'S. NEW DISPLAY. The Easter display by Richards and Co., opened to view rceently, will no doubt be conceded by popular opinion quite up to, if not surpassing, all previous efforts made by the firm. The spacious window has been altered, and now allows of each picture being displayed to better advantage. The principal subjects are all shown in colors, the art of which lies in the delicate and refined enhancement of the artist-photographer's work. The life-size head study of a charming little boy will be sure to command the admiration of all who view it. Tho curls and happy smiling face are life, life. A full length draped study of a young girl in classical costume is also very tine ; the texture of the drapery and the lace veil being most realistio. Thie, together with the skilful posing and the excellent effort of the worked, in background, makes up a delightful pjoture, Another largp study of a young girl gat' 11 g . violets in a pretty woodland S"wie is also very d...
DISTRICT HOSPITAL. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
DISTRICT HOSPITAL. The monthly meeting of tho mittee of management of the Glum*, District Hospital was held on Monday evening. Present:-Tho president (Mr W. Richards, J.P.), Fr. O'Kanp, und Messrs R. Lean, \V. J. Cham pion, E. Payne, W. Turnbull, J. W. Franklyn. The medical oflicer (Dr Forster), and secretary (Mr P. Rowi) were also present. CORRESPONDENCE. From relatives lato J. H. Peno^cl-, thanking the committee for its letter of sympathy. From Exports Superintendent, Department of Agriculture, untie' date April 6th, stating ho was for warding a quantity of fish for uso i the institution. Tho secretary said tho fish had been received and acknowledged with thanks. , HOUSE COMMITTEE'S REPORT. Tho house committee reported on soveral mattors of routine connected with the internal working of tho insti tution. In reply to Mr Turnbull, the presi dent said the repairs to tho outbuild ings, etc., at the institution had been left in the hands- of Mr Simdo to prepare plans aud specifica tion...
BALLARAT PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
BA.LLARA.T PRODUCE MAR KET. The quotations are:'-Wheat, .is 9d for prime milling. Oats: Fair feed, Is lOd to Is lid . for stout, heavy milling. Peas, 4s to 4s 3d. Barley: Prime, 3s 4d; fair to good, 2s 9d to 3s. Cape, 2s 3d to 2s 4d. Flour, £9. Bran, £5. Pollard, £5 5s. Potatoes, new £4 10s to _£n. Hay: Best chaffing, £2 2s 6d; manger, £2 7s 6d. Straw, 32s 6d.
BALLARAT LIVE STOCK MARKET. Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
BALLARAT LIVE STOCK MARKET. . Tuesday, j Fat cattle:-154 cuttle were ponned to-day, only (jn odd pen being prime quality. There was a good atten dance of buyers present, and competi tion was active, values being firm at last week's best rates. Quota tions:-Prime pens bullocks, £14 to £15 ; good pens, £11 to £13 ; medium, £9 to £10 ; best caws, £10 to .£11 ; extra, £12 5s to £12 12s Gd. Calves: -52 penned, best forward selling lo £6 17s Gd. Sheep :-3294 came for ward for to-day's sale, the majority being good quality, with a fair number of prime, balance useful sorts. The market opened to good competition, which was well continued throughout the .sales, but last week's very extreme prices Mere not maintained, especially for prime sheep. Quotations :-Prime crossbred wethers, 2Gs to 28s; extra quality, 30s to 32s; heavy weights, 34s Gel to 3Gs lid; good crossbred wethers, 23s to 25s ; medium, 19s to 21s; prime crossbred ewes, 25s to 28s ; extra quality, to 29s 3d ; heavy weights (a few...
AN OLD NURSE FOR CHILDREN. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
mens. AN OLD NURSE FOR CHILDREN, " Mrs Win8low'a Soothing Byrtip" for Children Toothing. Should always he tiaed' for Children while Teethine. I' &lt;oothes the Child, Softens the Clnm' .illaya all Pain, CureB Wind Colic and is i he Beat Kemedy for Diarrhoe a, Direcr tiona for Using Mits VVINSLOW'S 8' OTH is'fi SYHUP.-For a child under ono month old, 6 to 10 drops; three months old, )mlf a teaipoonful; six mnniho oM nnd upwards, a teaspoonful thr*' or four times a day. For Diarrhoea, repent the alxir- dose every two bourn, until the oharaoter of the discharges iBoh»nu«-' fo the bettor. Sold Everywhere
BALLARAT DAIRY PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
BALLARAT DAIRY PRODUCE MARKET. Phillips and Chamberlain renort: Butter: Prime factory prints Is 2d ; lump, Is l^d; separator, 10c! to 10^d ; dairy, 8(1. Eggs, ls4d. Bacon: Sides, lid ; middles, Is; hams, Is 3d Honey, 3d to 3 yid, Lure', 7^d. Cheese, 7}$d. Onions : Brown Span ish, £8. New Potatoes, £5 to £6. For children's hacking cough at night, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure, 1/6 It was announced by the Minister of Customs in tho House of Represen tatives on Wednesday that the Government proposes to appoint a copimission to investigate the opera tions of trusts ,in Australia. The commission would bo asked to report promptly in order that the Govern ment might have facts to assist it in defeating any action on tho part of the combine likoly to bo injurious to the interests of the public. In the mean time bills had been prepared to further deal with trusts. No details were given in regard to tho provisions ot tlie proposed measures, but thero is | reason to beliove ttefc the Government...
Serious Question. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
Serious Question. "Where are you going?" "To the Department of Agricul ture," replied the city man who had bought a farm. "I want them to set tle a dispute between my wife and me about the best way to milk a cow. I think it would be sufficient to tie pil lows round the cow's feet, but my wife insists that the only practical way is to give the cow chloroform."
CLEVER BUSINESS MEN. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
CLEVER BUSINESS MEN. Tlie ability to seize an opportunity is a valuable, nay indispensable, busi ness as-et as the following incidents go a. long way to prove. An aeronaut and his son met with an accident near Rouen: some years ago; through the car of their balloon having broken away, father 'and. son were thrown downwards, but the son had been caught when falling in a hook which pierced his coat. He was carried this way for some miles, ultimately coming to the ground in safety. His coat was pur chased by the makers and hung in their show windows, with a full de scription of how it saved the -wear er's life. And as a-fitting reward for ; their enterprise their sales actually doubled. A Welsh miller lost a sovereign in a bin of flour, and after spending' many unavailing hours in search of it told a friend of his misfortune. "Perhaps it will turn up in one of the sacks," suggested the friend, whereupon the miller waa seized with a brilliant idea. He advertised in the local papers, off...
PATTERN OF BECOMING EVENING DRESS. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 8 May 1914
PATTERN OP BECOMING EVEN1NC! DRESS. This simple little evening dress will appeal directly to tho average woman. It will look effective made uj) of-soft silk and shadow lace. It represents "Everylady's Journal" pattern No. 174-cut in three sizes-small, me dium and large. This pattern may be bought from local pattern agent, or will be sent post free to any address if ninepence in stamps is sent to Dept. A, "Everylady's Journal," 371! Swanston-street, Melbourne. I State number of pattern and size required. If a penny stamp is sent to above ad dress a 48-page catalogue will jje sent to any reader who writes "send free catalogue." The Rule of Three. "One week from to-day, Uncle Joe, I will be a married man. Yes, in Beven short days 1 will be initiated into the mysteries of matrimony." . "No mysteries about it, my boy. It ia just the plain, simple rule of three." "Rule of three? Eh-what three?" "Wife, mother-in-law, find servant girl."