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HOSPITAL FETE FIRE BRIGADE EVENTS. To the Editor "Nhill Free Press." [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

hospital fete kire brigade events. To tho Editor "Nhill Free Presa " I As a spectacular display the Fire Brigade events at the Hospital Fete are about the best, therefore it is necessary to have thorn run off on a part of the I ground whero the public can sco thom. Last year they wero placed away in an obscure portion of the ground almost out of view. It is up to the ground coui inittco to put the lire brigade events on a track where they can be seen to advantage. W hy not have the winning line close up in front of the grand stand ; that is, mako the track north and south on tha ground. Trusting that the ground committee will take the bint and please the public in this matter. Nhiii, a§°/ilITAL suppoeter.

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

w General Wanted. ANTED, GENERAL. Wages, 14s. Housemaid kept. Apply . MRS INGHAM, Lochiel Street, Dimboola. Wanted Hoy. WANTED A SMART YOUTH to learn the Printing Trade. Wages, 103. Apply at once THIS OFFICE. Lost Horse. LOST from A. p. Dufty's, Lorquon, One Roan MARE, shod oil round and collar mailced. Finder rewarded on returning mare or giving informa tion of its whereabouts to J AS. MAYES, Yanac or Nhill. Teleiilioue Meeting. MEETING of all interested in ihe Proposed Telephone to Winiam are requested to meet at the WINIAM School on THURSDAY EVENING, 26th INST., at 8 p.m. E BOUND, Secretary. Nctkcrby 3 J cell attics' Institute and tfrce Library. THE ANNUAL MEETING of the above' will be hold in the Hall on Saturday, 28th Inat, at 8 p m. Business 1. Receive report and adopt La'aace sheet. 2. Election of officers for ensuing 1 year. ! 3. General Business. The public are requested to attend this meeting. H. C. THOMSON, Hon Sec. Seed Wheat and Farming Plant tor Sale. ~l A A Bags Pure ...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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CONTINUOUS TELEPHONE SERVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

CONTINUOUS TELEPHONE SERVICE. A continuous telephone service will come into force at the local exchango to day, which means that a subscriber may be rung up at any time after six o'clock until midnight aud any hour of the morning, also on Sundays, providing that the call number will answor. This will entail extra work on tho staff of the local poBt office, and tho quicker a special telephonist is appointed to Nhill the better it will be for all concerned.

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ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE. NHILL LIGHT HORSE. (To the Editor "Nhill Free Press.") [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

ORIGINAL CORRESPONDENCE. Correspondents must furnish their names and addresses, not necessarily for publication. It is to be understood that we in no way identify our selves with the views expressed by contributors under this heading1. NHILL LIGHT HORSE. (To tho Editor " Nhill Free Press."} oik,—would you allow me through your columns to express my .thanks for the splendid behaviour and smart ness of the men who went to camn wvs uuuiy with me. I think if I quote the commander of our regiment it will be sufficient. "A better mounted and smarter lot of men never came into camp for the first time.'* • A.T.CLARK. Lieut. O.C.. Nhill Troop.

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FLOUR MILL FOR BORDERTOWN [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

FLOUR MILL FOR BOEDjERTOWnt Mr W. A. Guan, of the well-known flour milling firm of Messrs Nosko Bros., of NhiU, Horsham, and Natimuk, lias been on a visit to Bordortown daring the past week. B o says that owing to their rapidly increasing business in that State thoy lind it necessary to havo a mill that side of the border, and the convcmoneo at BordertowD, combined with the in crease in the growth of wheat, being suitable to them, will put the mill at Bordertown if satisfactory terms can be made regarding land, of which they will roqukc about throe acres.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

THE EYE. 2S'h March, and may be consulted at Kozminskv'a Hotel (all day) ; Kaniva will be visited on Monday. 30th March, at Bruder's Hotel; and Serviceton on Tuesday morning, olst March.* TAILORING. j Mr H. C. Gribble, representing Messrs W. Gribble and Coy., tailors and importers of gentlemen's mercery, Ballarat, will visit Nhill on Tuesday and Wednesday, 24th and 25th March, and may be interviewed at Kozmin i sky's Commercial Hotel; Mr Gribble will have on hand a fine range of new , winter BUitingB.* ^ Mr Geo. Wall, the well-known licensee of the Dimboola Hotel, to. keep abreast of the times, has in stalled a new patent Allcock billiard tabic, with spring cushes. and all accessories. Dentist C. Mathers' representative, C. Dougall, who is recorded by the Dental Board, will be at Kaniva, McCracken's Hotel. Friday, 27th March; Nhill, Kozminsky's Hotel, Saturday, 28th March.* Mr J. P. A. Pohlner, of "Woorak, notifies in another column that he has 100 bags of pure Federation wheat for ...

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DAM FOR IRRIGATION PURPOSES. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

r>\M Trrm TTtRTGATION PURPOSES. The largest darn that has hitherto been excavated in the West Wiinmera iB now being put down by Mr David Bone, of Woorak. The dam is 140 foot wide by 248 feet long, 12 feet deep, and batter 1 in 3. The contract of sinking this 10,000 cubic yard dam wag let to Mr H. B. lrwan, contractor, of Ballarat, at 8%d per cubic yard. Mr lrwan, who has threo two-wheeled scoops at work, is making good progress with the exca vating work, notwithstanding tho fact that bo is greatly handicapped on acconnt of not being able to procuresufficient suit able men to rendar assistance. It was considered by local contractors that the job was too big an undertaking to tonder for and that they would be unable to employ onough teams. Mr lrwan ex pects to complete his contract, under favorablo weather conditions, in about three week's time. Mr Bono is con structing tho dam right in the swamp catchment, and it will be used for irriga tion purposes. When Mr Bono visited the irri...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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IMPORTANT SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

IMPORTANT SALES. Mr H. 0. E. Schulze, whose pro perty is situated four miles west of Jeparit, having leased bis land to Mr H. Pietsch, of Kiata, has placed the whole of his horses, sheep, cattle and machinery into Messrs Young Bros, hands for absolute sale without re serve. The horses are among the best known animals in the Wimmera, and buyers are certain to be supplied. About 210 sheep will also be offered. The auctioneers call special attention to tho splendid condition of the horses and cattle, and consider the ma chinery equal to new. The sale will take place on Tuesday, 31sfc March. Messrs Young Bros have also received instructions from A. A. Pietsch, to sell at Heinrich's farm, 3 miles east of Jeparit, on Wednesday, 25th March (to-morrow) a magnificient lot of horses and first class machinery. See advts.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

Dots a denote pfaexs rtfwro Young Bros fiovc, Bronchos & Sate. Yards. / Crosses % cfenoJu w/i;cc.t when Yorjng Bros have. acTiva Co-Aoetrfs " H0RS1IASX -MILLSv, and IiA.liK5.TON. Branch Offices at—Minyip, Rupanyup, Warracknabeal, Dimboola, Casterton, & Kaniy AUCTION SALES OF HORSES, CATTLE, SHEEP, ETC. Held as under Horsham, Hamilton, Nhill, Minyip, Rupanyup, Goroke, Kaniva, Diuiboo a, Duukeld, Caiterton, Civandish, BiliRoralaud Sfcrabli downie. Agents for— Dennys, Lascelles, Austin, and Co. TheBallarat Trustees, Executors, and Agency Coy. Ltd. . The Ballaiat Banking Company, Ltd. . The Australiau Live Stock Insurance Goy. Ltd. The Victoria Fire Insurance Coy The Crossly Gas and Oil Engines Cooper's Slieep Dip SUMMARY OF CLEAR ING SALES, ETC. Tuesday, March 17, F. W. Schultz, Glenlee Tuesday; March 24, Netherby Stock Sale Thursday, March 26, E. E. His cock, Netherby 2?hill Weekly Sales. SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 1914. YOUNG BEOS, will hold thafr usual Bate as above, when t...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

"P I liUUl AJS.XJ i;il. Starts arch 14, ancl lasts prnmBUMilw^ wuMmtw^MweieBro^wCTraM •CTTOM.py, Will be shown in Every Depart ment, and Bargains hitherto un dreamt of will be as plentiful as mosquitoes on hot nights. Don't Forget the Opening Date— Saturday, 14th March, 1914 Victoria Street, NHILL, A- FETTLING. Watchmaker and Jeweller, "srccrroMXJiL stress*?, ^t:hxx^. gSTGreat Assortment of Beautiful Engagement and Wedding Itings ranging in prices—15s to 10 guineas. SPLENDID VARIETY OF GOLD AND SILVER BROOCHES. Gold Brooches from 5s upwards. Dainty Electroplate Ware suitable for Wedding Presents. Good Supply of SPECTACLES—all sights and all prices. 3?GHT TSSSTBB, TRINKETS AWD WATCHES. REPAIRS A SPECIALTY. Silver-mounted Combs, f old and Silver Studs, Silver Links, Watch Chains, Silver Spoons, Silver Cigar Holders, Medals, Silver e rviette Rings, and all kinds of Striking Clocks. Made in Set and Stump Jumpers The frame is all spring steel. With one screw and crank handle, the furrows...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

ill IHumurinin. Brauer.—In loving memory of my dear husband and our kind and loving father, Matthias Brauer, who passed away at Outlet Creek on 23rd Maroh, 1911. Rest dearoBt father, thy toil is o'er, Thy loving hands shall toil no more. No moro thy gentle eyes shall see ; Rest darling father, gently sleep. Thou art not forgotten, dearest father, Or wilt thou ever be— As long as life and memory last, We will remember thee. —Inserted by his loving wifo and daughters.' ~1

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COMMERCIAL "Free Press" Office. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

COMMERCIAL Free Press Umoe. I Butter (dairy) 9J^d Egga, lid per dozon. Flour, 14 /'C per bag New Potatoes 6/0 per cwb, Bran, 1/2 Pollard, Is 2d j Cheese, 10d per Ibjj Hay, £3 10/ per ton

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MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

KISGELlfiHEQUS. On a charge of insulting behavior a grape-picking striker at llutherglen was lined £8/10/, in default two mouths' imprisonment. The rev on no collected at the Custom Houso on March 2U «mounted to:—Bc venue, £22,402/18/4; .State, £181/2/15; contingent, £807/3/0: pilotage, £130 D/10; wharfage, £82//l/(3. Tho directors of the Modern Perma nent Building and Investment Society decided to recommend a dividend or 3 i per cent, for the six months, equal to i per cent. per annum. Mr. Harry Hilliard, tho veteran cricketer, died on Thursday night, at Wi Hough by, JSydney, at tho age of 88 years. Ho played for New South Wales in tho lirst match against Vic toria 58 years ago. The Perth Building Trades Union proposes to prevent the employment of all non-unionists from tho end of this month by means of a system of identi fication cards issued to members of tlio union affiliated with the organisa • tion. Mr. Lawson (tlio Minister for Lands) 1 announced that tho nuss-book systc-m re...

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HOSPITAL FETE DONATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

HOHPITA.L FETE DONATIONS, Mrs Newport Shone has received the following donations to be dis posed at the ladies' stall at the forth coming fete :--Griffiths Bros, tin of tea ; Wesley Smith, tin of tea; Mr James Menzies, M.P., £1 Is; Adims & Co, Melbourne, 10s 6d; Mr Leason, Kaniva, bridle; Tonner and Ellis, Ballarat, pair silver mounted brashes; Tyler & Co, Ballarat, ladies hand bag.

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COMMERCIAL [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

COMMERCIAL Strachan, Murray and Shannan Propy. Ltd., Geelonp:, report:—We are in receipt of the following cable gram from our Loudon House, Mossrs Sanderson, Murray and Co., dated 17th inst.:—Wool—"Sales haveclosod firm. Held over 4000 bales. Greasy merino (inferior and faulty), market declined 5 per cent. Scoured merino (inferior) market declined 5 per cent. All other descriptions of wool market shows no material change,"

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SUCCESSFUL SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

SUCCESSFUL SALE. • Messrs Young Bros., Nhill, report:—I Tho cloariug sale on account of Mr F. W. Schultz, Gtenlee, was tho largest | sale condactcd in the West Wimmera for a number of years. There was an enormous crowd of people, and tho stock and plant were of superior quality and commanded spirited bidding. Total amount of sale, £1544. Nineteen draught mares and geldings averaged £27 10s; 16 yearlings and 2-year-olds avoraged £14 2s 6d ; 119 ewes, 4 and 5 years, at 12s 7d ; 140 ewes, 4, 6, and 8 tooth, at 14s 3d; 6 rams ; 8 cows from £5 10s to £7; waggon, £45; buggy, £30; treaclpr, £32; McCormick binder, £31; May and Millar stripper, £20 10s.

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NHILL LIGHT HORSE IN CAMP. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

NHILL LIGHT HORSE IN CAMP. (By " Carbine.") .Leaving JNhili at 8.47 a.m. on Thursday, and being attached to a goods train at Horsham, we did not arrive at Burrumbeet until 2 a.m. on Friday amid pouring rain. After riding about a mile from the station to camp we finally got to our beds at about 3 a.m. • 1 The day's work is generally the same—6 Q.m., reveille; 6.15 a.m., stables—one third men take horses to water, half dean horse lines, one third fill nose-bags; 7.30 a.m., break fast ; 8.45 a.m., saddle up; 9 a.m., parade; 1 p.m., dinner; 1.45 p.m, saddle up; 2 p.m., parade; 6 p.m., tea. Of course there are other duties such as guards, etc., stable pickets, which are taken in turn. The cays yary slightly—some days lunch is taken in our haver sacks, and a feed for the horse, then we do nofe return to camp until the evening. Everything from feeding horses to the march past is done with order and regularity. On the Satur day the brigade held military sports, consisting of. tug-of-war on ...

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NETHERBY CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

KETHERBY CONCERT. A fitting an enjoyable wind up, after a pleasant day's sporta last Wednesday, was the vocal and instrumental concert held in tbe evening in the Mechanics' Hall. Mr J. G. Dufty was in his element as chairman, and throughout kept the audiencc in a good humor. A party of vocalists journeyed from Nhill, and, together with the local artistes, acquitted thomselves splendidly. Mrs Garrad, of Jenarit, opened the programme with that well-known solo "Awake." Thi* lady is possessed with a delightful soprano, voice, therefore her rendition was appreciated to the full. Mr Ellis, of Nhill, caught the audience with his solo " When'the Minister comes to tea," and so delighted wero his admirers that " My Loved Queen" had to bo rendered. Mr Cramer made quito a hit with his elocutionary number, " Setting the Blue Hen," as also did Miss Dufty with her well-chosen solo. Mr Magill's effort, " When Father laid the Carpet on the Stairs," being of a humorous description, soon had the audie...

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PRICE OF WHEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

PRICE OF WHEAT. uur Melbourne correspondent wired yesterday as followsBusiness in wheat was quiet to-day. March delivery is quoted at 3/9H, and oc casionally 3/9% alongside, and April— May-Tune 3/10. Business was done to-day for May-Juno-July on the basis of 3/10^. Private cable advices j report that actual wheat in London is dull and unchanged; and that Liverpool options closed Saturday at a further advance of -jgd a cental tor March, )d for May, and lid for July, but that tho market is quiet at the advance. The prico of wheat at the Nhill mills yesterday was 3/5, oats 1/(5. The annual mooting of the Notlierby Mechanics ^Institute and Free Library will be held in the Notlierby hall on Saturday, 28th inst, at 8 p.m., to re ceive the report and for adoption of the balance sheet. Tho election of officers for the ensuing year will take place, and general business will be con sidered. Tho public are requested to attend. See adyt,

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MINSTREL ENTERTAINMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 March 1914

minstrel entertainment The Broughton Comedy Company, to raiso funds for a new jarrah floor in tho half, arc hard at work rehearsing foi* a minstrel entertainment in Juno, which promises to eclipse any provious efforts. When the work is completed dancing and skating will bo more freely indulged in. At a later dafco a fancy dresa ball will also take place.

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