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COL[?]ON REUTER'S STATEMENT. ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY. JUSTIFIES HIS ACTION. LONDON, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
COL;: QN REUTER'S ST T'EANi T. J- ACCEPTS: RESPONSIBILITY. . JUSTIFIES -HIS ACTION. LONDON, Tuesday. Colohel von Reuter said that= he ae cepted the full Tesponuibiuity for the acts -of hiis junior officers. HIe gave instances of brawls between solaiers and civilians, in which th'e former were punished, but the autihorities did nit proceed against the civilians. Witness said he instructed his Uil :3 to use their weapons in: such a way as to facilitate the - identification 'of the civilian brawlers, as thu, police failed to protect the army from inslt. lie admitted having orl-raed l.ieuten ant Schadt to enforce respect. Witness also admitted having toll ,h! ,ivil ad ministrator that it would be'a good thing under certain circumstances to let the blood flow, for be vtas defend ing the prestige and honor of the whole army. Lieutenant Schadt testified ihat he had arrested everyone saspa.s:tal f in sulting the army. Lieutenant von Foerstner stated in his evidence that besides many offensi...
CORRESPONDENCE. [To the Editor.] WEST BRUNSWICK CRICKETERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
* CORRESPONDENCE. [To the Editor.] . WEST BRUNSWICK CRICKETERS." Sir,-On behalf of the meumbers of the West Brunswick Cricket, Club that visited Ararat at Christmas .time,, I would be obliged if you would,publish this letter of thanks. We publicly de sire to thank the Ararat and Catheart Cricket'Clubs for the trouble they took in looking after our 'team .diring, our stay in Ararat, nothing being too much for them to make our stay as enjoyable as possible.' Also thanks. are due' to ladies connected with the above clubs for their kindness in giving afternoon tea, an item our team appreciated very much. I am' sure, with, the Ladies' Comnihittee and:the.help of the. local tradespeople, the Ararat- Cricket'Associ-. ation will go aheadand. get .together a sound -lot- of cricketers, twho will hold their own :with- the :best. I further wish to thank ;the ;Ararat, people. in general for, the. kindness shown to us while about the town, notably the minembers of. the Fire Brigade (a splen did '...
CHARGE OF CONSPIRACY. SILK SALE CASE. SYDNEY, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
CHIIARGE OF CONSPIRACY. SILK SALE CASE. SYDNEY, Friday. Edwin Percy Liddell and Robert Pearce Scott were charged at the Cen tral Police Caourt to-day before Mr Bar: net. S.AL., with conspiring to defraud .vaiibus persons of sums of money. ..: Sergeant 3?ankec. asked for a n. mand in order that further particulars might be obtained for the prosecution. Scott had not. yet been found by the police: -: .The magistrate said.that he wanted to-hear something of the case. Sergeant Mankey read-the following advertisement-"Ten yards" of silk for 2/6; Carriage paid;:-"The Cevlbn bilk Company have decided to make a spe cial offer to advertise their silk in Australia, to forward on receipt of pos tal order. value 2/6, teri yards of.their famous guaranteed pure washing: silk in fast colors, comprising the following shades (a. list of colors follows). No more than 10 yards will be supplied to each person (state color distinctly), and make a second choice to prevent disap pointment. Order early, as...
CABLEGRAMS. REUTER'S SPECIALS. ALSACE INCIDENT. LIEUTENANT IMPRISONED. CONSERVATIVES INDIGNANT. BERLIN, Monday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
QAB LEGRAMS;: . REXUE3'D SPEOIAL. "ALBACE INQIDLNT. LIEUTENANT IMPRISONED..' CONSERVATIVES INDIGNANT. BEILIN, Msarny. The trouble 'between the officers of the 99th Regiment and the citizens of Zabern, in Alsace-Lorraine, is likely to have important political results. The .sentence of imprisonmnlit passed on Lieutenant Foerstner-for assaulting a lame shoemaker of Zabern has brought the Imperial Chancellor (Dr. von Bethmann-Hollweg) :into conflict with the Conservatives. The lattr see in the punishment of the Lieutn. ant a surrender to anti-militarists, anJ to Francophiles. The Conservatives press is belauding Herr von Jagow (the President of Police), who has accused the, court-martial, which tried the Lieu tenant, :of having convicted him con trary to law. These :iecv papers des cribe Herr von Jagow as the rhairi,m of: russianu ideals against the Demo cratic Reichstag. The Conser rativ.? re volt .is greatly wtakening the position of Dr. von Bethmanni-Hillwteg. -
No Title [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
The honorary Minister in charge of the Departmilent of Home Affairs (Mr Kelly) on Monday made it clear- that the Federal Government intends to- en courage the coutrael system as against day labor. The Water Comnmission has arpproved of plans and -specificatiions and iii structed that: tenders:• be- invited? for about 16 miles. of channel,'ex?cvation work in the iWimmera '.istrict I. The work will involve' the 'exeair ationd. of about 45,000 subic .yards: of:earth, and will improve, the 'system ofsuiipply to the.Wimmera and mallee country,. olih taining water from Lake Lonsdale' storage.- ... - Mrr H. '. W. Lawson, Minister for Lands, who has been returned unop posed for Castlemaine and. Maldon, passed through Aarat yesterday aftr. noon for Murtoa to speak there last night in support of Mr -Hutchinso 's candidature. There are now three or four Ministers in the Borung.electcrat,. helping. Mr Hutchinson, Minister for Water Supply, and endeavoring to ,ius count the work of the friends :...
ARARAT ATHLETIC CLUB. AND THE USE OF THE RECREATION RESERVE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
ARARAT ATHLETIO CLUB. AND THiE USE OF THIE RECRE ATION RESERVE. At the -meeting of the Ararat Bor ough Council last night, a letter was read from.the secretary of the Ararat Athletic Club, asking the council if it could see its way to reduce the charge made for the use of the Recreation Reserve for New Year's Day. The club was not a financially strong one, and found that when they came to pay £30 or £40 for the use of the ground, their profit on the day's meet ing was- practically absorbed. It was not the desire of the club to make money to hold, but it was very desir able that they should have a decent credi: balance to meet any loss sus tained by unfavorable weather or other causes, as well as to make their pro gramme more attractive. The com mittee. thiught, seeing that the club c. isted solely in the interest of the town, and as they were the means of attract ing "ibowds of people to theiplace, they .were justly entitled,- if not to som3 assistance :from: the council, at least t...
ARARAT BOROUGH COUNCIL. ORDINARY FORTNIGHTLY MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
-' ABARAT EORO i ICOUNCIL. ORDINARY FORTNI(GHTLY . .... :: MEETING. The-fortnightly-meeting of the Ara- rat Borough Council-;Vas held last night at the Council Chambers, Town hall. There?wireopresent--Cr G. Burn (May or), and Crs W. Tibbles, E. J. Simpson, E. Stephenson, .W. Timmins,- J. Tuson, T. Impey and C. A. Brandt. CORRESPONDENCE. .From State Rivers, and Water Sup ply Commission, asking if the -copncill had any objection in the .interest -of water supply, against the granting of the application of:W. A. Spiller, under section 103 Land Act.1901, for about 10 acres at California Gully, in the parish of Ararat.; Deferred till next night of meeting.. From Medical Superintendent Hospi tal for the Insane, stating that the re quest of the council for carefulness to be exercised in the use of the water would be acceded to.. They would use ,orage water, to a great extent on the gardens, though judging by the amount of water used daily from fixed hosts, etc., in the gardens and around t...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
H.A 8 0 00, THE BIG STORE, Are Now Making a GRAND DISPLAY. OF f- of .mA! S-Including - Toys in endless * Pickle Jars, Jam Dishes : variety. &c. . .Nalh's'Airks, Aero-, .,planes, Tea Sets, Sew Christmas Presents in Sing Maines, Blocks, Drapery Department. SStsTois, oats, Guns Plain and Fancy Hand Trumpets,,Dolls, &c. kerchiefs, Perfumes, f 6d eah. LadiesHand Bags, Electro-plated Ware, Neckwear. A Large Silver Back Brushes .Assortment to choose and Mirrors, Tea Pots, from. SEE- OUR WINDOW DISPLAY OF TOYS. *0 . - - HBRRIS & 00., THE. BIG STORE, BARKLY STREET, -I THE CASH STORES. Our Motto XaO S " -looks like Xmas!" . s;itly what j? u will say when you hve seen our Xm, d;play. Don't ltav il to the lit to do you shioppiag. Remember thatl Xmas rush lst yer-. :- aW. y uaid irpu would always hop e&ly in future. SHOP EARLY--and dW't DiM ,~I * L "nU S eciQLt" at AXmas Prices. -6.--- Cordialas(All Sorts), 1/. O.T. Punch, 1/3. i Xuma Cakes, 1/6. XStatPudding, /1....
ARARAT SHIRE COUNCIL. ADJOURNED MONTHLY MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
ARAEAT SHIRE COUjNOIL'j ADJOURNED MONTHLY MEETINS The Council of the Shire of Arara, held its adjourned monthly meeting at the Shire Hall on Tuesday last. There were present-The President (Cr 8,,th erland), and Crs Pickford, Vanatal Laidlaw, Millear, King and Richardso. The minutes of the previous meeting were read and confirmed on Cr Van stan's motion, seconded by Cr Pickford WELCOME HOME. The President said that before pro. ceeding with the business he desired to very cordially welcome back Cr lillear after his visit to the old world. nI was glad to" know that he was well anl had had an enjoyable trip. lie (the President) was voicing the opinion of the whole council when be expressed the hope that Cr Millear would greatl benefit by the change. Cr Laidlaw endorsed the remarks of the President. He was sure all Were glad to see Cr Millear back again. Cr Vanstan concurred in the remarkh of the previous speakers. lie wa, pleased Cr Millear's chair was again ailed. They would be glad to...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
O NE BUGGY MARE For Sale. Cheap. Apply T. J. Powell, Moore Street, East. T OST from Denicull Creek, one little . Bay PONY, about three years; branded M on near shoulder. Reward, returning R. Fraser, Denicull Creek. F OR SALE.-GO-CART, nearly new. SApply Tarengower, Corner View Point and Barkly Streets, Ararat. F OR SALE.-Two PONIES, fast, 4 and 6 years. Any trial. Apply F. G. Stephen.- Avoca Road. MISS MtYRA HARRIS, -REGISTERED TEACHER, BOARD OF EDUCATION, VICTORIA. C LASSES for Drawing and Painting are held at Studio, Olver Cham bers, over Mrs Nugent's. Pupils coached for Public Service Examinations. Evening Classes, pri vate tuition if desired. Special at tention paid to backward .pupils. First term commences 20th January, 1914. Prospectus on Application. M. HARRIS, Campbell Street. JULIAN F. GRELLET, Langi Logan and Great Western. Agent for Louis Dreyfus & Co. WHEAT EXPORTERS. Reference, Bank-'of Noew South Wales, krarat. MISS ADA .EDWARDS, T FGHEB o Pianforte Playing, Hx...
PROPOSED RECONSTRUCTION OF OFFICES. IN THE ARARAT BOROUGH COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
PROPOSBD BRCONSTRUOTION OF •OFFICES. IN THE ARARAT BOROUGH COUNCIL.. :At the meeting -i , the Ararat Bor ough Council held last night, Cr T. Imply, when ordinary business, was called on,- move'd-'"That- a .special meeting of the council be held at 8 p.m on Wednesday, 14th January, 1914, for the. purpose of considering the advisr.. biility of re-arranging the positions now held.by: the olffiers of the coun. cil; also,-to dispense with the services of any officer that may not-be required under the future method of worki.;g, and to fix.the.salaries and call for ap. plicationa :for: nny new officers chat may be required."' .- In moving the motion, Cr Impey said that he clt very strongly on the matter of a;. pointing an engineer of their own, aid now that they were considering thc .water supply scheme, the matter scme more . forcibly home to him. He thought that all councillors shoull vote for the motion, as it only calle.1 for a special meeting. Councillors could hold their own individu...
The Evil that Men Do. Published by special arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co. [All Rights reserved.] CHAPTER I. ON THE SEA. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
IrhbEvil thal en Mo Do BY M. P. SHIEL, t ithor of "The rajah's Sapphfre,' "Prince Zaleski," etc. Published by special aiiangen~ent with Ward, Lock and Co. I (All Rights -Reserved CHAPTER I. I ON TIIE SA. C An- interesting question raised by c the incident we have to tell is this: How far is it true that children inherit the traits of-their parents? The n son, the father-a racehorse is usually ° a racehorse: but is the son, the father, s Napoleon, a Napoleon? On the con trary, history teaches that no great man ever had a great son. A child's resemblance to its parents may sometimes arise after its birth:. for constant intimacy is alone suff cient to produce resemblance. Thus,1 the late President McKinley came to I look like his wife's brother: and so with many couples. For years the child's existence is all mixed up with its parents'. How many kisses! forbidden hours of sleep in the drowsy mother's bed! Therefore if either parent has a disease, the child can hardly escape. Later on h...
GEO. PAYNE, Watchmaker, Jeweller, AND Dimond Setter, 104 STURT STREET, BALLARAT. Two Doors down Sturt Street from the Post Office, Ballarat. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
Watchmaker, Jeweller, AND Dimond Setter, 104 STUBT ?STBEET, BALLARAT, Two Doors down Start Street from the Post Office, Ballarat. Large assortment of Gold Sleeve Links, at 10/6, 12/6, 15/, 20/, and up wards. Beautiful stock of Gold Crosses, 4/6, 7/6, 10/, 15/, 20/, and upwards. Silk Ribbon Guards, gold mounted, at 16/, 20/, 25/, 30/, 35/ each. Gold Chain and Padlock Bangles at 25/, 35/, 45/, 55/, upwards. Sleeper Earrings, at 3/6, 4/6, 6/6 and 8/6 pair. Gents' Sterling Silver Chains, at 3/6, 12/6, 15/, 20/. Silver Medals and Lockets, 3/6, 5/, 7/6. Large stock of Gold Neck Chains, at 8/6, 10/, 12/6, 15/, 20/, upwards. Nickel, Gun Metal and Silver Wat bes, all prices. My 7/6, 10/, and 12/0 uinn Metal Watches are all regulated be fore being offered for Sale, and guaran teed reliable. At 15/ I sell a splendidly finished Nickel Gun Metal Watch, and guaranteed for two years. Extra quality Gun Metal Watches at 20/ and 25/ each. Pretty'designs in Gold Bar Brooches, with names engraved, comp...
MOUNT COLE. ACCIDENT AT WARRAK. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
MOUNT COLE. &nbsp; &nbsp; (From our own Correspondent.) ACCIDENT AT WARRAK. &nbsp; An accident, which might easily have had serious consequences, occurred at Warrak on Monday. Mr J. Bucking- ham, with two lads named Cox and Lewin, were engaged in hay carting, &nbsp; and while taking a load to the stack the waggon capsized. Buckingham and Lewin was thrown off the load into a tree, and Cox landed many yards down the hill. Fortunately, except for a few scratches, the party escaped unhurt. One horse was thrown, and the waggon slightly broken. CHILDREN'S PICNIC. A meeting of the committee of the Boxing Day Picnic took place in the Mount Cole Hall on Saturday night. It was found that everything had passed off satisfactorily, and after accounts were paid a nice little balance would be carried forward to next year. MEETING OF THE WARRAK BRANCH P.L.C. A meeting of the above named branch was held in the Hall on Satur- day evening. A letter was read from Mr A. S...
DEATHS FROM EXPOSURE. NEW YORK, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
DEATHS FROM EXPOSURE. NEW YORK, Tuesday. A revenue cutter has reported having picked up the Oklahoma's lifeboat. Four of the men on board had died from exposure. The survivors are unable to account for the vessel's extraordinary accident. (The Oklahoma was built in 1908 by the New York Shipbuilding Company, at Vamden (N.J.), and had been in charge of Captain A. Gunther since she was launched. As she was made for carrying oil, her machinery was aft.)
TERRIBLE TRAGEDY. JEALOUS ELDER BROTHER. SLAUGHTERS A FAMILY. MADRID, Tuesday Night. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 8 January 1914
TERRIBLE TRAGEDY. JEALOUS ELDER BROTHER. SLAUGHTERS A FAMILY. MADRID, Tuesday Night. A terrible tragedy was enacted at Berdgal to-day. Recently Senor Pa- licie, a well-known merchant, died, leaving his estate, valued at nearly £1,000,000, to his youngest son. The elder brother, maddened by his &nbsp; exclusion from the will, shot dead his mother and all his brothers, and then ended his own life. As a result of the extinction of the family, the money will probably go to the State.
EXPERIENCE IMPERATIVE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 10 January 1914
EXPEHIEitCGE IMPERATIVE. It cequires tiu same treatment of goos Jlupieunt and perseverance to succeed in the poultry business as it. uces a other lines or business. There aie not auy more adverse conditions to encounter tman tere are in other lues. Jiut aDout the first time a poultry-raiser encounters a really dis couraglg thing, his enthusiasm But ers sucn a anock as to make recovery uoubiaul. 'Ther is not'another busl nleea tnat can be mentioned the pro uuce or which is in greater demand. L uen, why should large numbers of Iptople wno enter it continue to fail? 'Ine greatest reason is because -a great majority of those who take up poultry-ramising o so without any pre sious Knowle?ge of the business. The next great reason is because of the continued problems which come up tinily to be solved, and which, it not solvt with good judgment, lead to positive disappolmtment and losa. ' hirdly, because profits do not roll in a.; last as they had been led to be lieve ±iey 'ould by the extr...
GREEN MANURING. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 10 January 1914
GREEN MANURING. Green manuring increases the or gmic content of the soil, which is . uunmmating factor in soil fertility. I te restoration of organic matter is a problem of fundamental importance to the wheat areas. The turning in ort green crops is one of the most rapid methods of increasing the or ganic reserves in the soil Whether tlis practice may be profitably work ct in with the ordinary rotations in the wheat areas has not hitherto been tie subject of experimental investiga tion. The crops to be used for this purpose may be nitrogen patherers, such as peas, vetches, and other le Egminous crops, or nitrogen consum era, such as rye, rape, mustard, etc. The former crops restore to the soil all the organic matter secured from the carbon dioxide of the air during the course of their growth, but they also secure, for the use of the succeeding crop, a larlge quantity of combined nitrogen from the atmo sphere. Thus they enrich the soil in organic matter and in nitrogen. The important...