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RILFE SHOOTING. DARNUM V. THORPDALE. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 29 March 1906

mh-e rooting. •h between the Thorpdale and luba was fired on the for Wednesday last. The match, which was... a and pleasant. '<ipet i%:' found that time would only . four men aside to take part shooting at the 300yds range, num thus won by 11 points, following scores will show :— H. Richmond ... 32 25 57 J. Johnston ... 29 20 49, G. Johnston ... 26 22 4^ T. Johnston ... 28 19 47' H. Johnston ... 29 — — C. "Sylvester 28 — — G. Sylvester ... 25 — — T. Reynolds ... 23 — — J. Gaul 21 — - W. Ryan 16 . • — — H. Dickinson P. Dickinson W. Marshall W. PembertOB A. C. Budge F. Hartman E. Taylor ... o the 300yds column (to range, |were supplied by the home RESULTS. The annual sports at Ten Mile Creek took place on Wednesday last, and passed off successfully. The followiug were the results of the prin cipal events : — Sheffield Handioap : A. Hill, 1 : E. Kees, 2 ; L. Shugg, 3. Handicap Hurdles : H. Sees, 1 ; J. Mathieaon, 2 ; Q. Warren, 8. Maiden Chop : F. Wheeler, 1 ; O. Jef fries, ...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARKET REPORTS. YARRAGON STOCK SALES. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 29 March 1906

MARKET REPORTS. YAttRAGON STOCK SALES. Messrs. Skews and Patterson report having held a special cattle sale at their Yarragon Yarda on Tuesday, the 27th inst, when they had a full yard ing, which met with ready competition, and practically the whole of the stock was disposed of at prices highly satis factory to vendors. They quote:— Fat cows, £4 15s. to£5 5s.; Springers, £5 10s. to £7 2s. 6d.; springing Heifers, £3 12s. to £4 17s. 6d.; Milker8, to £5 7s. 6d.; backward cows, i £4 to £4 7a. 6d,; old backward cows, £2 5s. to £3 7s: 6d.; Store Cows, £2 16s. to £3 7s. 6d. Steers, 1& months old, to £2 19s.; ditto poddies, to 26s.; Heifers, 18 months, at £2 17s. 6d. to £3 2s. 6d.; ditto yearlings, 38s. Od.; ditto poddies, 23s. to 2 9s.; poddies, small and mixed sorts, 10s. to 21s. The same firm report having sold privately, during - the week—'¿0 Steers, Í to 2 years, at £1 17s. 6d,; 43 peddies at 23s.; 28 springers at £5 15s.; a line of 18 months heifers at £2 16s.; 1 bullock, £9; ...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 29 March 1906

The grey wolf is very destructive to cafctle in Montana, and sometives over powers tbe strongest steers. No trap yet made has been able to capture one; the animal seems to shun all traps instinctively. Fifty acres of land under fruit-give more employment than 1000 acres of ordiuafy corniaud, £25 per acre per annum being paid in England.-fox labor on fruitgrowing land, as Against about a guinea per acre where coráis the product. ' "Ahrah-Na-Pogüe" , is onô of Bouci cault'e great Irisli plays.' ' It is a story of '98 at which time Ireland was in a state of rebellion, when many a heroic Son of Erin shed bis blood for his country, and" the peasantry; generally speaking were • y ■ A prey tb the bloodhound • À mark ior tlie bullet. "Arrah Ná Pogye" mecas "Arrah.of the kiss," and is the n;me given to I the herione of the play.—ÄDVT.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CHARACTER EXPRESSED IN WILLS. Some Pecullar Wills. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

character expressed in wilu8. Some Peculiar Wills. Much oí a man'« character may be known from the kind of a will ' he leaves behind him. Very few men, therefore, are really known till they are dead, for some presumably sane people have left most eccentric docu ments which disposed oí tneir world ly goods. A man named Sanborn, who lived and died in Massachusetts, made a will which bequeathed his body to Harvard University, and "especially to the manipulation of OHver Wendell Hoimes and Louis Agassiz." He re quested that his skin snould be made into two drumheads, to become the property of his lifelong friend, leader of a Cohasset drum corps, on condi tion that on Bunker Hill at sunrise, June 17, each year, he should beat the drum to the tune of "Yankee Doodle." On one drumhead was to be inscribed fope's "Universal Prayer," and on the other the "Declaration of Indepen dence." "The remainder of my body," he continues, "unless used for ana tomical purposes, to be composted for a fertil...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A MAN WITH A BLACK EYE. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

A MAN WITH A BLACK EYE. He was an ash-cart man, with a black eye and a skinned nose, and as he stood at the bar drinking a glass of beer he explained: "It was only one of . my little jokes, you know. I vas around with my cart the other day, and there was a high wind blowing. By-and-bye, as I was emptying a big can full of dirty ashes, I sees a dude coming down the street He had on patent leather shoes, a silk hat, and nobby clothes, and I thought to have a bit of fun with him. 'I'm an ash cart man, but I'm also a joker. I waits till he comes near on the lee side o' me, and then prepare to douse the can and give him a bit of the dust. He sees what I'm up to, and calls out, 'Heah, fellow, wait a bit, will you!' But I couldn't. The public service de manded that I empty that cat " then a/ad there, and over she went and away went a cloud of ashes. Ten seconds later the dude was climbing up to where I was. He wasn't saying a word, but he grabbed my arm and pulled me down, and the next thi...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A POLICEMAN'S CURIOUS EXPERIENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

POLICEMAN'S CURI0U8 EXPERIENCE. Policeman X 99 was going his round at 12.30 a.m. when he came across a drunken man lying in front of his house, the door of which was open. Now X 99 was a big-hearted man, so he shouldered the tipsy man and car ried him upstairs in the darkness to a room, and flung him on what he thought was a bed, then beat a hasty retreat downstairs. On getting out side he was surprised to find another man near the doorstep, but, thinking him another of the household, he < the first man. To his horror, on emer ging once more, he found yet another man lying in the same place. After debatingjwith himself as to his duty, mercy again prevailed with the wor thy limb of the law, so once again he shouldered his man to take him up stairs also, when suddenly the drunk en man said in broken accents, "1 say, mister, don't take me upstairs and fling me through the window any morèl - It makes me feel awfully queer!" ' A bishop's residence appears to have been called a...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A Fastidious Cow. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

A Fastidious Cow. a young L/oiidon girl who was stay ing at a farmhouse told the farmer that a certain cow stared very savage ly at her, and wanted to know the 'it must be on account of that red coat you have got on, miss," answered the fanner. j "Dear me," exclaimed .the girl, "of I course it Is out of fashion, but I never thought a country cow would notice i it*'* • - I

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A Perfect Woman. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

A Perfect Woman. "Who ever saw a perfect man?" asked a lecturer. "There is no such thing. Every man has his faults, plenty of them. And who ever saw a perfect woman?" Ât this juncture a tall, thin woman "Do you mean to say, madam," the lecturer asked, "that yon hare seen a perfect woman?" "Well, I can't say that I have seen her," the woman replied; "but I have heard a lot about her; she was my husband's first wife!"

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

TRAFALGAR AND DISTRICT HOR TICULTUR A L SOCIETY.

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Minister Knew. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

The Minister Knew. A minister in a small country vil lage, who was noted for his absent mindedness, was once observed to stop suddenly in the middle of his sermon and was heard to mutter: "I knew she would. I knew she. would." When the service was over some one asked him the - reason of his ex clamation. "Dear me," said he, "did I? Well, you know, from the pulpit I can Just see old Mrs. Rogers' garden through the window, and this morning she was out pulling up a cabbage, and I thought to myself, 'Now, if that cab bage comes up suddenly she'll go over,' and jut« ¿hen it came up and over she

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THIRD ANNUAL SHOW. A BRILLIANT SUCCESS. FINE DISPLAY OF FARM AND GARDEN PRODUCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

THIRD ANNUAL SHOW. A BRILLIANT SUCCESS. FINE DISPLAY OF FARM AND GARDEN PRODUCE. The third annual show oí the Trafalgar and district horticultural society was held yesterday afternoon and evening, and proved successful beyond the roost sanguine expectations of those interested. The display of flowers and vegetables was the ünest ever seen in the district, both as regards quantity ana quality. There was also a very fine collection of fruit, while preserves, fancy work, &c., were well represented, and the quality reflected great credit on the exhibitors. Considering the unusually diy season the display of farm and garden produce far exceed aaticipations and created endless expressions of surprise fron) the spectators. The entries numbered between 600 and 700, being far in excess of either of the previous shows. The attendance was very large, both afternoon and evenings, many of the exhibitors-and visitors coming from far-distant placea. One of the most pleasing features of the...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Kissed Them All. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

Kissed Them All. A story is told of a political candi date "who, after kissing and praising an assortment of eleven children, ahd marvelling much, at their resemblance, to a matronly iadV» who bluohod while, then requested that she should tell her husband tnat Mr. So-and-So bad called. "Alas! sir, I have no husband." "But thèse children, madam!—you surely are not a widow?" "I feared you were mistaken, sir, when you first came up. These are not my children—this is an orphan asylum."

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CLASS B. VEGETABLES [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

sPatoesT Beauty of Hebron, 14 lbs. -Jv^Erbs 1, F. Knigljt 2. Potatoes, Peach Bloom, 14 lbs, F. Kn gbt 1. • Potatoes, Kidney, 14 lbs. . J. T. Gibson 1 Potatoes, Brown's River, 14 lbs. !No íáxhit if'. Potatoes, Car mon, 14 lbs, J. T. Gibi n 1 and 2. Potatoes, Brownell'a Beauty, 14 lbs. J. Erbs h W. H. Green 2. Potatoes, Up-to Date, 14 lbs. J. Gi< son 1. J. T. Gibson 2. Potatoes, LoDg Top Rose 14 lbq. . J. T. GU 8< n 2. Ä Potatoes, Coronation, 14 lbs- \ J. Stewart 2. \ ■>} Potatoes, Any other variety / ; B>. H. Roberts 2. Potatoes, 4 varieties, 4 of eacb ; ; J. T. uibBon 1, J. Erbe 2. Potatoes, Collection, 10 varieties, 4( J. T. Gibion 1, J. Erbs 2. Parsnips, 6 roots ... E. Mana 1, J. Evans 2. ^Çsprots, 6 roots, table - H. Matthews 1, G. Evans 2. Carrete, 6 roots, field. :/ ^>-Aíí¿eiaoQ 1,.G. Evana 2. - - Turnips, 0 roots, table P. Stewart 1. A. Perriman 2.. Turnips, 6 roots, Swede E. Kankin 1, A. Dean 2. Ornons, 14 lbs. W. MoGrath 1, M. McDoogald 2. Mang...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Invalid's Reply. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

The Invalid's Reply. A boy of my acquaintance was just recovering after a long Illness. Think ing to cheer him, a lady visitor re marked: "Is this the invalid? Why, he's nearly as fat as Napoleon!" "That may be," responded the youth, displaying his emaciated hands, "but here's the bony part (Buonaparte)!

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CLASS C. FLOWERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

CLASS C. FLOWftJta. Pot Plants* 2,'in bloom Misa JÍ, Aàbby 2. 2. Pot Plants, 2, Foliage ... No exhi it. 3. Pot Plant, 1, in bloom ... No award, 4. Pot Plant, 1, Foliage Mr--, 0. James 1. 5. Cut Flowers, 9 distinct kinds J. L. Hair 1, J. S'ewart, 2. i 6.. Cut Flowers, 6 distinct kinds M'a. W. Murray 1, Mrs. R. Waycott 2« 7. Annuals, Cat Flowers, 6 distinct kinds Mrs. J. L. Hair 1, Mrs Waycott 2. 8. Cut Flowers, 3 distinct kinds D. Fisher 1, Mrs. W. Muthj 2. 9. Rosee, 9 varieties ... No exh bit. 10. Roses, Exhibition, 6 varieties .... J. Mitch 1! 1, Mrs. Waycott 2. 11. Boses, Decorative, 6 varieties ... No prize awarded, 12. Roses, 3 varieties ... J". Mitchell 1, Mrs. Waycott 2. 13. Hose, 1 Mr#». Wareott 1, J. Michel/ 2, 14. Cactus Dahlias, 12 varieties J Stewart 1, D. Fish-r. 15. Cactus Dahlias, 9 varieties D. Fisbt-r 1. C. Calvert 2. 10. Cactus Dahlias, 6 varieties 0. C-lvert 1, E M»nn 2. 17. Cactus Dahlias, 3 varieties O Calvert 1 aod 2. 18. Dahlias, Decorative,rG varieties C. C l7...

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Left It To Her. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

' -ft It To Her. "Ethel, said a cyjnan to one I of his parishioners, whom he saw with I her hair in curling-pins, "It¿Mature h** ' wanted your hair to curU • would w/eni was a child," was the reply; "but I suppose she thinks now that I am old enough to do it myself." . An Englishman with very exalted ideas of bis own importance, stopped an Irishman and asked for a light. "Excuse me, my man," said he, "for stopping you, as I am an entire stran ger to you. But I'm really a person of some importance. I'm Sir James B , Knight of the Garter, Knight oí. the Double Eagle, Knight of the Golden Fleece, Knight of the Iron Cross. Will you tell me your name?" "Me name," was the ready reply, "is Denis Doolan—night before last, last night, to-night, and every other night, Denis Doolan!"

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CLASS D. FANCY WORK. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

'Mrs. E. Savige 1 sad 2. 2. Hand made Cushion Misa Cas-y 1» Mis« H. Erbs 2. 3. Fancy Work. G pieces (not quilts) for articles that have not previously taken a prize M »s Ii. W.ir 1, M s* A. Hansford 2. 4. Wool Work 3 pieces (wool only) ... ... M-s. A Grant 1. 5. Cochet Work C pieces (no quilts) ... Mrs. Murray 1, Mi<s A. Hansford 2. 6. Drawn Thread Work 1 piece Mi-« A. Hansford 1, Miss E. Weit 2. 7. Point Lace Work, 1 piece ... ••• Miss K. Weir 1, Miss M. Barber 2. 8. Canvas Work I piece ... ... Mi.-a M Barber 1. Mies E. Townseud 2. 9. Ironed White Shirt ... • •« Miss M. Calvert 1, Miss J. Grant 2. 10. Piece Fancy Work, girls under 16... Mifa M Barber 1, Miss Caßfty 2, 11. Ironed White Shirt, girls under 16 Ai ss A. ftranfc 1, .M es G. Stingier S* 12. Hand-Made Men's Woollen Stocking Mrs. W. S. Gibson 1. 13. Sock, girls under 16 ... ... Miss M. Gibsoa 1, Miss C. Grant 2. 14. Darned Stocking, girls under 16 (must be worn tole) M'as L. Oalv« rt 1, Miss C. Graot 2. 15. Dress...

Publication Title: Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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GRAVE AND GAY. [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

GRAVE AND GAY. One of our correspondents writes asking for a cure for blackbeetles, but forgets to say what alls the black beetles. V "Has he won her hand?" . "Yes; and now he's under her thumb!" was the answer of a cynic. Mrs. Newgold: My daughter has a chaperon now. Mrs. Shoddie: Dear me; that's too bad! Why, it's only last week that she had a boil ou the back of her neck. She seems to have everything there is agoing. Effle's Brother: Do you love my sis ter Effle? Effie's Friend: Why, Willie, that is a queer question; why do you want to Effie's Brother: She said last night she would give a sovereign to know, and I'd like to earn it. Father: I hear, my boy, that you have lately told your mother several falsehoods. This grieves me to the heart. Always tell the truth, even though it may bring suffering upon you. Will you promise me? Boy: Yes, father. Father: Very well. Now go and see who Is knocking at the door. 1£ it's toe rate-eollectoi, say I'm not at home. Boswell:. Ah, doctor, d...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

Professional Notices. [a card.] J. A. WILMOTH SON, SOLICITORS, MELBOURNE Axri TRAFALGAR. >1;^ R. J. AVilmoth Visits Trafalgar on .First and Third Siiturdav m each month. -Commissioners for taking Affidavits). {.\ CATiP.l HUBERT KELLY, Barrister and Solicitor, \ Proctor and Conveyancer, TRAFALGAR, Visits MOE Eyehy Tuesday. . All kinds of LEGAL WORK Transacted. CRAY, FRIEND & WILLIAMSON Barristers and Solicitors, • WARRAGüL. Notar)* Fublic. ComiuissioDera of the Supreme Court of Victoria and of the J] ¡gli Court of Australia. VISITEH - EVERY - SATURDAY. -> I... id 3 p.mV '%ointment. AR weisend, ¡cholas, of •, BalîaTat. IN G, &C. un Application. TRUST MONEY. RínKW'6 and PATTERSON have £14,000 ... r>:>ID on lirnad acres from 4 per JflOS SWAMP LANDS. WV „ Large Amount oí MONEY TO LEND Od í-hf Lauds. nt from 4 per cent. upward. A. Ak-LEAX AKiv CO., Traiía?.gcn. FARMERS. FARMERS. FARMERS. If von want to day cl foj'ttl If you vrant to Sell y oliv jtclvttx K you w...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Yarragon, Trafalgar & Moe Settlement News — 5 April 1906

S. MORRIS, PRACTICAL watchmaker jeweller & OPTICIAN, TRAFALGAR Ail Work Receives— PROMPT AtfD CAREFUL ATTENTION, AN.n IS GUARANTEED. Select Stock of Watches, Clocks, Jewellery, Plate, Silver Mounted Goods and Spectacles At City Prices. Are You INTERESTED IN JEWELLERY? H. NEWMAN'S ILLUSTRATED — CATOLOGUE May be bad for the asking ! you an unrivalled selection arwviöSk choose from. When buying jewellery you must rely largoly on the honesty and judgement of üie jeweller. Common sense, therefore, demands that you should deal with a firm or storf rrhere no adx-antage will be taken of you. Ours is the oldest-established jewellery business in Melbourne, and our reputation £ straight dealing estendß all over Australia. If you cannot call on us, you can shop with us by post, and rely upon being honestly served. If anything we send you does not meet with complete approval on arrival, we Trill exchange it for anything else, or we will refund the amount paid in full. That's a fair posit...

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