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MATCH WITH GLOUCESTER. SHIRE. London, Thursday. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
MATCH WITH GLOUCESTER- SHIRE. London, Thursday. This match was commenced to-day. The following are the scores of the Gloucestershire eleven : — Rice, b Jones, ... ... 0 Champion, c Kelly, b Jones ... 51 Townsend, c Iredale, b Howell ... 24 Jessop, b 1 rumble ... ... 57 Troup, c Kelly, b Howell ... 1 Brown, c & b Trumble... ... 1 Hemingway, b Howell ... ... .0 Goodwin, b Trumble ... ... 6 Board, o Iredale, b Jones ... 42 Paiss, c Kelly, b Noble ... ... 18 Roberts, not out ... ... 6 Sundries ... ... ?,; - ?... 2 Total ... . ? 20»
Australian Eleven [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Australian Eleven The fifth and last of this season's series of test matches between England and Australia was entered upon on Monday at Kennington Oval, the Sur- ry County Ground. Beautiful weather prevailed, and thure was an enormous gathering of spectators. Tug Australians left out Johns, I .avo', and Hill, the list-named being still suffering from the e£fect9 of his rccont operation. Uf ' the thirteen available f -r England, it was decided that Brockwell and Denton should Btand down. MacLaren : won the toss from D.r ling, and as the wicket was in excel lent condition ha decided to bat. England. — First Inninga. Jackson, b Jones ? 118 Hay ward, o Iredale, b Mcueod ... 187 Ranjitsinhji, c Howell, b Jones... 54 MacLaren, c Trumper, b Trumble 49 ? Fry, c vVorrall, b Jones ? 60 Townsepd, b Jones ? 88 Jones, b Noble ? 81 Lilley, c Iredalfl, b Noble . ... 87 Lockwood, b Trunibie ...... 24 flradley, run out „. .-. 0 Rhodes, not out ... ... .. ? 8 Sundries ... . ... '.','„!.; 20 Total ? ...
WESLEYAN. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
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The Trigger. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
The Trigger. There was a good attendance at the Rifle butts on Wednesday afternoon. The days' shooting was won by R. A. Meek, who obtained 58 off the rifle. The following are the results of the shooting : — hdcp 500 600 t'tal Meek 15 ' 27 21 G8 P. Grill 10 30 12 61 W. Hunt 8 27 21 51 Cotton — 22 31 53 Johnson — 29 23 62 J. Hunter 6 25 19 50 Dalgarno — 26 22 48 Scott 9 18 19 46 Cadoll .?'—?? -21 ? :24 45 Rowe 9 23 12 44 Eiohmond - 11 20 12 43 Kinkead A '.12 15 14 41 M. Corbntt V«! — 8 27 31 Werne 16 6 11 33 J. H. Hunt ; 11 10 10 31 R. Johnson* won the range prize at 600yds and J.i Cotton at 600yds.
Cricket. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Cricket. A meeting of the Cobar Cricket As- sociation will be held next week to arrange for the ensuing season. The Secretary (Mr Sweetnam) has received from Messrs J. R. Reid and Son, of Sydney, a very neat trophy to be com- peted for during the coming season. A meeting of the Half Holiday Cricket Club was held in the Grand Hotel on Tuesday evening, when Mr Duffy occupied the chair. There was a good attendance of members. Mr Crawley offered to present a bat to the member obtaining the highest score during the season. The following officers were elected : — Treasurer, Mr Jas Hunt ; Secretary, Mr A. Fergu- son ; Committee — Messrs Eeverett, Ward, Bushell, Leiper, and Gandy; &nbsp; Selection Committee — Messrs Ward, Duffy, and Leiper. The membership was fixed at 10s 6d for the year. Members of this club are very enthus- iastic and everything points to a suc- cessful season, as far as the game is concerned. 'We have had a great win but don't &nbsp; want to crow over it,...
The Turf. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
The Turf. The Aff6- says : ' Domino has achieved tlie zenith of his owner's am bition, and Mr Russell proposes to give him the reward such a gallant performance deserves. Domino will not race again, but will in future en joy a leisured existence in the well grassed paddocks of his owner's estate. R. H. Frew, who trained Domino, has proved himself very expert in the preparation of Grand National candi dates, and is deserving of high praise for the condition which the horse boasted on Saturday. A. Williams, who rode Domino to victory, had the distinction of winning the doublo, as ho was on the back of Crysalite as well. In each race he displayed great judgment. It is understood that Wil liams, who is over 40 yoars of age, in tends, row that he has established a high reputation as a cross country lioisemim, to retire from the active pursuit of his profession.' Mr R. H. Frew is a son of Mr G. Frew, of Cen tral station.
Breaking Bicycle By-Laws. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Breaking Bicycle By- Laws. On Wednesday last, before Mr Brown, P.M. and Mr Mathews, J. P. John Bailey was proceeded against for riding on the footpath. He pleaded not guilty. He said that he crossed the footpath in an angular direction, but he did not think such action constituted a breach of the by-laws. Mr Leah, Council Clork, appeared for the Council. Henry Stuart Robertson, constable, gave evidence as to the committal of the offence, which occurred close to the School of Arts in Becker street. Witness said that defendant rode on the footpath for five or six yards. To Defendant: The direction was angular; had never read the by-laws, had not seen &nbsp; defendant crossing the same place previously. The Council Clerk contended that as there was no right-of-way to the vacant allot- ment here, defendant would have to ride on the footpath to reach the right-of-way to the next allotment, by which to cross on to the street. Defendant said he rode across the foot- path and he did...
A Farmer's Good Fortune THROUGH READING A PAPER. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
A Farmer's Good Fortune THROUGH READING A PAPER. Many inatauoea Lave ooaurroi in which people havo b^oirae tho recipients of good fortune ono wny or another through roadinp & Diiuer. Sumetimee a man in tho poore.it circumstances hits, by merely reading a paragr-ph; - found a fortuno nwiiitel him. Mr John Bain, a lejdiu^ firmer of Elmaide, . Ynss. N.S. W., wua brought jiood fortune rocently by reading tho Sydhoy Daily Telegraph. He said : 'One dny ?whilst reading that paper I w,is struck liv something that intere ted me vory niuih The information which had such interest f r me was contained in two or tliro paragraph -i nt the most It wa* a page in tho histor\ uf a man who, situated as I w .- then, had reaped a fortune. He had been lam u;) by influenza, the difference being tli t Iih liad found a cure and I hadn't; I had had a fearful attack of influenza, wliV.i prostrated me so completely that I mil- k«;it to my bed for four weeks. I mil', red intensely from aching pains in t...
The English Footballers. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
The English Footballers. The final test match between the English and Australian footballers took place in Sydney on Saturday. The Englishmen won by 13 points to nil. The Englishmen have now won three out of the four test matches, and have scored 88 points against 28 points. The following are the results of the test matches : — June 24, at Sydney, won by Aus- tralia, by 18 to 8. ;r Ju y 22, at Brisbane, won by Eng- land, by 11 to nil.-; August 5, at Sydney, won by Eng- land, by 11 to 10. August 12, at Sydney, won by Eng- land by 18 to nil. &nbsp;
Municipal Council. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Municipal Council. The usual fortnightly meeting of the Co- bar Municipal Council was held in the Council Chambers on Wednesday. Present : Aldermen Snelson (Mayor), James, Kinkead, Bailey, Duffy, Hunt, and N. Morrison. CORRESPONDENCE. A letter was read from Alderman Hogan, explaining that he would be unable to attend the meeting, and asking that the matter of the lane at the rear of the Grand Hotel be held over until next meeting. Mr Spence wrote: — I have seen Mr Lee &nbsp; re the new water supply several times and pointed out the urgency of the matter, and he now agrees to go on with the work and settle the question of whether the old reser- voir is to be taken over later on, as the new supply works must be carried out in any case. The papers show that a probable loss of £400 will result per annum on a 1s rate, but I said I understood that the increase of population since that estimate was prepared would cover that. He wants to know how it would come out in that respect ; ...
Sporting. Football. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Sporting. Football. The following players have been selected to represent Cobar, in the match against Bourke, to be played at the latter place on Wednesday next : — Messrs Frost, Bates, Wilson, J. O'Donnell, Scott, Shannon, Finch, Edwards, McDonald, Ward, Bowen, Goold, O'Neil, Ferguson, Crumblin, Malone, O'Dea, and P. O'Donnell. Messrs Frost and Ferguson made the selection. A football match was played on the ground on Wednesday afternoon be- tween 10 of the Town team and 14 Federals. The latter won by six points to nil. The game was fairly fast, the usual players showing up. Says the Bourke Herald: — 'The arrangements in connection with the forthcoming match between Bourke &nbsp; and Cobar are being carried out with despatch and the visitors are to be made as comfortable while here as circum- stances will allow. The show ground has been engaged, and the match will take place there. A charge of only 6d is to be made at the gates, so it is likely that the attendance will be ve...
English Cricket Fixtures. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
English Cricket Fixtures: Aug 17 — At' Cheltenham, ;v Glou- cestershire. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Aug 21 — At Lord's, Jv Middlessex., Aug 24— At Tauntpn, v Somerset. Aug 28— At -'Liverpool,- v Lanca- shire. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Aug 31 -At Scarborough, v on Eleven of England. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Sep 4 — At 'Hdstiugs. v South of England.
Mossgiel. A HAMLET ON THE PLAINS. MORE "ARCADIAN" REMINISCENCES. (Continued from last issue.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Mossgiel. A HAMLET ON THE PLAINS. more 'arcadian' reminis- cences. &nbsp; &nbsp; (By Back-Blocks ) (Continued from last issue.) The hotelkeeper at Mossgiel, was Mr Tom Ryan, who, it will be re- &nbsp; membered, raced one of his horses at a Cobar meeting some time ago, bringing his own jockey with him all the way from the hamlet. Mr Ryan, however, had no luck at Cobar. The Copper City horses, I'm afraid, were a bit too slippery for the big bush 'take-downs.' That straight goer &nbsp; and King of Cobar sportsmen, Mr John Owen Hunt, had just purchased some really good horses — as, I believe, he has even now — and the poor, forlorn 'Arcadian' neddy, as I expected, was smothered in clouds of red dust, away back in the ruck. By the way, Mr 'Jack' Hunt visited the backblocks &nbsp; once with a racehorse of his, when the present writer had the pleasure of beating him badly, though Mr Hunt stated in an interesting report of the meeting, in the Cobar He...
An Astounding Cure in Melbourne. THE MIRACULOUS ESCAPE OF A COLLINGWOOD LADY. THE AWFUL EFFECTS OF A NEGLECTED COLD. BILE BEANS DO GOOD WORK AGAIN. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
An Astounding Cure in Melbourne. THE MIRACULOUS ESCAPE OF A COLLINGWOOD LADY. &nbsp; &nbsp; THE AWFUL EFFECTS OF A NEGLECTED COLD. &nbsp; BILE BEANS DO GOOD WORK AGAIN. &nbsp; . Here is an astounding cure of a Melbourne resident. Mrs Mary Laid law, of 81 Ballarat street, Colling wood, Melbourne, who declares that she was in the first stage of consump tion and that Bile Beans effected a remarkable cure. Read her story as told to a reporter of the Mercury : — She said ' I began to feel in bad health eigh teen months ago, as the result of a severe cold, caught, 1 think, by sleeping in a damp bed. I gradually got worse until an. attack of pneumonia ensued, and though I recovered; .it left me very weak ancl- ill, and with a frequert cough. I took various medi cines, but without result, and in a time the cold had settled on my lungs'. Tho cough got worse with expector ation, and at longth it became clear that I had consumption of the lungs. As the woeks pas...
No title [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
The Mexican fire-opal, as it is called, is at once one of the loveliest and most sensitive of all precious stones. It is affected by the weather, and is brighter in summer than win- ter. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Imported cigarettes can now be bought for 4d per packet of 10. Tbe brand is Wills' celebrated ' Capstan. ' An important ruling was given in a case before the Albnry Polics Court, when the municipality was plaintiff in an action to recover outstanding rates of £80. The Bench ruled that they did not have jurisdiction, as the de mand for the payment of rates had not been made on the occupant of the premises within six months. It was necessary that al efforts to obtain payment from the occupier should be exhausted before the landlord could' be held liable. ' ? Shei'iiehd's Shout Stem Cabbage. — Extraordinary yield. Messrs P. L. C. 'Shepherd & Son, the well-known Seedsmen of 202 Pitt-street, Sydney, have received tho following letter fro...
Gilgunnia. [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 19 August 1899
Gilgunnia. (From our Correspondent.) At the Warden's Court on the 16th inst., Mr A. Moseley made application to have the title of H. Wright to a mineral prospecting area of 40 acres, on Mt Dromedary, joining J. Hill's lease, declared void. A. Moseley de- &nbsp; posed, on oath, that he purchased from H. Wright his interest in the pros- &nbsp; pecting area; that Wright never worked &nbsp; on same on the 24th June; that he &nbsp; (Moseley) re-pegged the same on July 4, and took possession of same and held it ever since. There were no ob- jections lodged. The Warden declared the title of H. Wright to said pros- pecting area null and void. The next case was one of trespass, Pommer v Ansell. The complainant stated that he was lessee of a gold lease joining the Dream claim, which was now under suspension. He had been away working, and when he re- turned he found one of his shafts in- terfered with and windlass stands, slabs, and some logs missing. He saw the...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cobar Herald — 26 August 1899
His own Taskmaster. REMARKABLE PERSEVERANCE. ' When success brings its duo it carries a reward in propurtion to thn niiiije of riifli ooltion surmountod,' suid Mr Jaok Duuu, whose fame for keen businesK perception and perseverance hud remitted in his boiug looked up by a representative of tho Sew ttv-» Vhrouiela. ' But it is about your lntest success,' ru marked the Chronicle man, 'that I wish I ? speak to you. I snail be pleased if you will give me 'every inform tiou concerning it. I near it haa proved \o\ir most difficult yohiovemont and shall no doubt leani thiit iU reward was a Buffioient compensation for tho difficulties you encountered.' 'Certainly,' said the obliging Mr Duuu. Mil \ N..:- ???*&.: Mb. Dunn. (I-hoto by JToGuire.) 'Ifiifiveyoarsago now since I started tho work. .' I was not so well then aa I nm now ; in faot I was suffering from intense pain induced by rheumatism and sciatica, whii-h kept me a prisoner both ni Jit and day My lep» and arms were very much s...