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Something to Help. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

- Something toHelp. When- :the Kaiser announced to Prince von Buelow that he had deci ded to appdint him Chancellor of the Empire, he was surprised to see a shadow of disappointment -cross the statesman's face. 'What's the matter?" he demanded. "Are you not satisfied?" "Pardon me, sire," replied the Prince, "I did not wish to appear un grateful, but I was thinking, of my wife. I know that she detests the im mense Chancellor's palace, where we shall have to live, and she will want the whole of the interior thoroughly 'cleaned and redecorated. I am afraid, therefore, that we shall have to pass the neft two or three months in the midst of cleaningeoperationb." "Don't worry about that, my dear von Buelow," replied the Kaiser. "Present my best compliments to the Princess, and tell her that I shall have much pleasure in helping her to make the task of cleaning easier for her." The new-made Chancellor thanked him, and retired, certain that the Kaiser would place, a regiment of cleaners at ...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
What It Meant. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

A good story is being Itold ot a Parliamentary candidate who is "nur sing" ?a: Sussex constituencyi in iew of the next election. He was earnest ly expounding the emancipation of the laborer to ,an'agricultural audience, and was approaching the heart of .the subject, when he noticed :that -the countrymen: looked uneasily at one another. Could it be that he had not made the necessity of the great deliv erance clear to their minds. He re traced the steps, and enforced some of the prelim'nary points over again. The uneasiness of the audience visi bly increased. At last one stalwart cottager rose andmade for"the door, It was a sig nal for a general movement. The elec tors bore the. candidate no ill-will- they simply filed out. He wiped his brown;, and tirned in despair to the chairman. "What does it mean?" he asked. "I :called them to liberty, and they .turn their- backs on me!" "It. :nieans,": said: the .chairman "that thefy fully appreciate your. prin ciples.ibt it i is inearly te'n o'...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Spiteful. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

Spiteful. "My husband considered a very long time before he proposed to me. He was very careful." "Ah, it's always those careful peo pile who get taken in!" Time was when there were no look ing-glasses. In those days men grew long beards and women wore tbi~r hair flowing. Wheu the looking-glass came men shaved themselves to dis cover what they were like; :rnd then it was that women began tb worry whether their hats were on straight. There has never been a jroblem that has caused such waste of time or so much distraction as this question ol the straight hat. Some women like children, some like charities, and some like men.

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Half and Half. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

Half and Half. An old woman of tremendous size hailed a tramcar, and with consider able dimliculty managed to climb up and get a seat inside. When she was comfortably settled, she looked around at a man seated beside her, and said with great vigor: "If you'd been 'arf a man, you'd 'a' 'elped me hup!" The man gave a weary smile and replied, "If you 'ad only been 'arf the woman you are, I might 'ave 'sd a try."

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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A Mark of Nationality. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

A :Mark of Nationality. S:Sir David Gill, the famous asfrono mer, was once emphasising the extra ,ordinary care and minuteness . with which , astronomical observations were taken. One observation, he said, _was rather similar in its extreme minuteness <o attempting to see the hundredth part of the diameter of a' .threepenny-bit that was a mile away. "One can. see that you're a Scots man," retorted one of his hearers. "Nobody else would bother about the hundredth part of a threepenny-bit a mile away!" - "

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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AMUSING INCIDENTS. A Unique Subscription. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

:i'AMUSING INCIDENTS. ,i ilA Unique Subscription. Dean Hole told a capital story of John Bright. A witty and perslstnt clergyman was urging Mr. Bril?tt? subscribe towards rebuilding his church, and got the natural reply that, as a Quaker, Bright couid hardly. be expected to give' for the purpose. IThe clergyman replied that - the building must be puilled down -filrst, and that perhaps-he would like to-sub scribe to that part of the process. Ac cordingly, Mr. Bright subscribed :£10.

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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A Wise Precaution. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

A Wise. Precaution. Two seamen-an Irishman and a Scotsman-had been :breaking leave and had been ordered to receive ten strokes of the "cat." They had pre viously held very- good - characters; and, taking this into consideration, the captain said that if they wished to wear. anything to :lprotect -their backs a little they might do so. The Scotsman replied that he would like to have a strip of canvas on his back,:ahd this request was granted. "W._.'hat would. you like to have, Pat?" asked the captain, turning to the second seamani. "Shure, sir,". wa~s the reply, "if it's all the same to.you, I'd like to have the Scotsman on my back!"

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A Poor Congregation. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

A Poor Congregation. Mr.' Robert Ford, :wiho has just pub lished a delightful book entitled "This tledown, tells an amusing story of a clergyman, who stood for some time one MoInday morning watching a man fishing for trout in a Scotch stream; "I'm a- fisher, too,'" remarked the minister in the course of conversation,: adding ralth-er unctuously: "But a fisher of men." "Aye," was the dry"retort, of- the angler, ". had a peep into your. creel yesterday. Ye didna' seem to hae catched many!"

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Swan Hill Guardian PUBLISHED MONDAY AND THURSDAY EVENINGS. THURSDAY, MAY 14, 1914. GENERAL NEWS ITEMS. Local Land Board. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 14 May 1914

Swan Hill Guardian. PUBLISHED MONDAY AND THURSDAY EVENINGS.   THURSDAY, MAY 14, 1914. GENERAL NEWS ITEMS. Local Land Board. A local land board at at Swan Hill on Monday and Tuesday to deal with applications for Nyah and Merbein allotments, and also mallee applications. The board was to sit in Melbourne to day (Thursday), and the results are to be made public on the 20th inst. Sprained Ankle. While playing football for Colling-   wood against Richmond on Saturday last, Max Hislop, son of Mr. W. Hislop, of Swan Hill, in the early part of the game got a nasty fall and sprained his ankle. He pluckily played on during the remainder of the game. Major Mitchell's Diary. During the correspondence between the secretary (Mr. P. Real) of the- ex plorers' memorial fund committee and the Historical Society of Victoria, Mr. Real was supplied with a copy of a page of Major Mitchell's diary descib Ing the explorer's discovery of Swan Hill. and how the--place came ,to be na...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Telephone Exchange. List of Subscribers. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

TielephonelbExchange. ..List' of..Subsoribers. 23-Bell, W., M'Callum.stroot' 46-Barwick, T. H., Campbell.street 2G-Binns, Tod, and Co. 11-Brown, Neil 41-Boulton J., Campbell.atreet 44--Caripga Club 12-Ghamners, A. iH., Campbell-street 3-Chapman and Smith, GUARDIAN olfice 3-Chapman, 5ire. Knox, "Islay" Carmp. :.bell-street ' 365-Commercial Hotel,. J. A. Garden 42-Dowling, 0. F., CampbellUstreet 5-Drummond, R. M:;)M'Crae-etreet, 5-Drunimyond, It. ., pirivate residence, Splatt-street - 15-Filmer, W., hairdressoratid stationer Campbell-stroet 65-Finlay, W. C. 24-Gerrand, D., Ml'Callumnstreet 16-Gerrand, W. H., Campbell-street; '20-Gray, John and Co. - 47-Gray and Co.'s Motor. Garage 49-Guy, John, ju., M 'Callunim-street 7-Harris, F. J., .mpbell-street 13--Harvey, F. and Co. Campbell-strooeet 14--Herridg, l Mrs. M., coffee palace, Campbcll.strcet ::.u2-Hosptal, Public 9-Jager, F. 2-Kimberley, W.; private residence 31-Legge, ])r. F. R. 48-London Bank 19-Loid;, A A. 18- Morgan, T. H. 43-=M...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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RATES OF POSTAGE. Commonwealth [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

-RATES ', OFD POSTAGE. ! SCommcinwealth Letteir.-Fob, every -half ounce, or fraction ,.thereof, I1d. Letter Cards .-,Seglo,.:eah, 1d. " .: Letter Cards.-Reply, ,.ach b;a, id. Postcards.--inglo, Ad. Postcards.-:Reply,..each, half,, ld. Printed-iPapers; as prescribed, per-2 oz or part of 2 oz., id. * Books (printed outside Australia). oz. or part of 4 oz., d. :.Books printed in Australia), 8 oz. or part of 8 oz., id. SMagazines, that is to. say (a), Maga zines, Reviews,:Serials, and other simi lar publications printed'and published in Austrl ia.nmiWUlbers. at. intervals: inot exceedingthree.. months,, per 8 oz. or part of 8 QZ.; d. (b) Magazines; -Reviews, Scerials, and other similar publications (inchid iig Newspapers) printed and published outside- Australia in numbers at inter vals I not exceeding- three months, 'per 4 oz; or part of 4 oz.,: ,d. "Hansard,? that is reports- of Par= liamentary debates printed and _pubt lished by the authority of the Common wealth or State, per 12 oz....

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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POSTAL ARRANGEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

--POTAL ABRANCEMENTS. 0 Mails are received and despatched at the Swan Hill Post Office as follows : MAILS CLOSE For Melbourne, Bendigo,. Mitiamo, Pyramid Hill, Kerang, Mystic Park, and . Lake Boga daily at 11.25 a.m. :For Burra, Broomhead's, Lockhart's, O'Blree's, Youngicra, Euston, -.Narrung Bumbang and Mildura on Tuesdays and Fridays at .5.45 p.m. For Tyntyndor South, Tyntynder. Sta tion, TMntynder West, Bruce's, . Nyah, Wood Wood and Piangil. on Sundays at 10 p.m. Tuesdays and- Fridays at 5.45 p.m. For.Goschen Lalbert Road, Mumble Plains and Lalbert on Mondays, W'%ed nesdays and Fridays at 8.45 a.m. For Bulga; M'Naughton's; Algie's, Standen's and M'Lean's on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 p.m. For Mallan, .Uunninyeuk, Jeffre's and Moulamein on Tuesdays and ]ri days at 7 a.m. For Albrecht's, Nesbitt's,- Liewah, Neild's, -Yanga,< Stony. Crossing, Hos burgh's, Holmes', Wakool, Stenning's, Condoulpe, : Finlay's, Spinks', M'Clel land's, O'Riley's, Cannally and . Bal ...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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SYNTHETIC RUBBER. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

FiSYNTH1ETI:: RUBBER.. IIn the mind of .the outsider-and only of the outsider--there is some doubt' as to the nature of synthetic rubber. It is vaguely confused with rubber. substitutes and adulterants, gade out of a hundred-.different sub sltanaces:;with some feebly: elasttic pro. perties, but no remote relationship.to indiarubber itself. Let the-reader put all these aside at once. " They haee no, distant conniection -withisjynthetic rubber. A simple example will cx plain. the difierence.r If we take ;o ygen adlhydrogen and combine them we manufiacture water.. That ; is..synthetic', waterr.' ,iWe 5may' call-itoartificial,.ibecause it ias:mnanu factuired instead of being found dieits niaturai state, but it is as genuinely water as- ifl- it were taken;i: out of a rtver. It is :not .an imitation of water ?or :\ai workingý siibstitute fori water- it is water ; pure _ water. Tb sa etwith ;syntheticribber::. It is. iiot fouind in its natural state,, Like synthetic ,.water, it is- built u...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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SEEDING WHEAT. QUESTIONS OF QUANTITY. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

,S.-EEDING .WHEIAT1. QUEBsTION2OFr QUANTITY. I In a recent article in the ,Weekly votes -issued by-lieeiuw-bthe uth{W'ales lepartminent of Agriculture dealt with hei question of quaantitiets aof tsced. n heat to- sow. tour was miade J y hefi inspectors .to gather iinformatlion atrtly on this-matter. At Nariowmino, isays the report, Mi. . IHeane is a.;beliver in light.sbowing. Eis; is a stiff, black soil that in -a good ecason seems; to give a strong. growtli, and his tendency in recentc yearst has been' to rediuce his seeding rathe' than to increase it'. Last yea li he sowed ft the? rate .f 301b pcr .acr 'almo$ lhroughout the farm, one exception be ingyBunsip, which he sow ed at the rate 1f 40 lb: 'This oily -applies to strong oil$, of course. On .lighter soils, heavier- seeding is necessary, and in eery light soils as much as one, bushel of Bunyip.might.be used and .jbushel of other varieties. The heaviest growth on the farm last yeari was shown by a field of Federation - hicih was...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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SWAN HILL HOSPITAL. ADDITIONAL GRANT SOUGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

SWAN HILL HOSPITAL S ADDITIONAL GRANT SQUGHT. Lnitierceased grant for the Swan 1ill lospital was requested on Wednesday iy the president of the committee or t.e tospital (Mr. lStewart, in anll iitarv,ce ,vhlch he had with the P'retmier (Mr. Watt). Mr. Stewart statd (says the 'Argus) that the hospital was carried In under dillicultibs, ospecially in re ;ard to the tr atment of cases of in ectious disease. There had retetley ueen epidemics of diphtheria and typhoid fever. An application to tte local council to furnish the hospital with the necessary equipment t) cope with the outbreak was disregarded. rents were obtained from the Uieastu depiurt.nent, 'and these had to be used, with such extra acconunmmodation as coumu to found. The Government grant was £350, hut it was not enough. The Ke tang shire council gave a donation oi £30, but the response front the muni cipal authomities gcenerally was very small, as far as ,wan Hill was con cerned. Mr. Watt, in reply, said that if the shive ...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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VICTORIAN RAILWAYS AND WHEAT TRAFFIC. BULK HANDLING. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

VICTORIAN RAILWAYS AND WHEAT TRAFFIC. -.....--- 1 BULK . HANDLING. Thue following;is .fromi the "Leader"; 'ho nl i t tinister. oj .11afiways fii 'icloria says::'i - ant faidt'lhere iwih :0soeine duleyj} ge iy : tiiw (arnerr Viru to grip oh n. bone u0u1 hidlindig ide. Ihe totuble, .L see; is that tne 1 iiaii lainriei, wit41 little ypaireis or grain,.luay iot carei sec it throwitn liii withl othui laiger "consignments." \ittlun a iinmu uitIitneL oX worus it ould. be lluciult i pitsunt a worse axhiuition o _cullusail.i ioanee of this suiject. At the lanluial coivtiiionl or01 the Chiamber of griculture; comiprisingi delegates froin, every agicultunal society in tha'ttte, it waS uii.uimous ly ;resolved "that this convention re iatlrius" u(note that it ri-eafirmls) "tlne' principle and urgent necessit3ty., of. iandlinhg wheat in utuk by the elevatolr system, and. directs the, executive. to urgo the tov; qimlent ti take the neces* say.. steps to.carry the saitisn idlo l et by. the co-opnra...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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WOOD WOOD. Wood Wood School. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

A WOOD WOOD. e FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT. Wood Wood School. d A very nice shelter shed, which was ;. highly commrended by the district in p spector, Mr. A. W. Russell, during his e recent visit, has recently bench erected, I and it is a great boon to the children. The school buildingis taxed 0 its utmi;st capacity, 4S children being now in. at tendance. New and additional furniture f is to arrive shortly, but it is feared that e the school must soon be enlarged. The 1 new committee has decided to have a part of the ground levelled up and limestoned. S The Weather. -Ideal weather is the verdict of all Grass and crops are growing rapidly. The farmers are busy drilling in, and large areas are being sown. The pros pects at present are really bright

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

. ,. .Horns ýrii.s. u-.. x. _.. ,_ .. ...... ... ........-·- ·1 ·-:i .aln _*l~,~~r;-· iSwa ill ibe rYard. (Late DRUMIIMO\]D and SC'ELL). THE BUSINESS IS NOW BEING CARRIED ON BY RAVA11.APH="M. DRUiVMMND, SOLE PROPRIETOR, IN ALL ITS BRANCHES. ---- E.M.D. trusts to merit the same patronage as .shown. to-the Arm in -the past.--- TIMBER -TIMBER--of aialI-Descolptlons- StoCked. iiONMONGERY, WIRE rNETTING, BARB & -PLAIN WIRE. 8uilding and- contr aciting. Plaxxý?zning. - GALVANIZED CORRUGATED IRON. - FUNERALS CONDUCTED IN ANY PART OF THE DISTRICT. -0-c--L - NEW.PERFECTION. KEROBENE,8TOYVE. LX.L. COOKING STOVE. ALSTON'S WINDMILLS. Agent for NewiZealand Insurandd Company Norwich iUnion Fite Insurance'Co o-- INOTE ;TE; ADDRESS : 'ýiWGrae ,'Street, . Swan . Hill II 8 O MP011 lel, OPPOSITE ·POST -OFFICE, PALL MALL, .BENDlGO. And at OASTLEMAINE. .. TELEPHONES. - BENDIGO-643 and 644. CA8TLEMAINE-.110. . Tailors, Mererors, Hatters, and Leiding Boobmen. ---0---~. SELF-MEASURJ MENT FORMS AND ...

Publication Title: Swan Hill Guardian And Lake Boga Advocate
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NYAH. School Committee. [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

1NYAHN. School Committee. At last meeting of school committe it was decided to organise a strgn working bee to fence in the black! burial ground and to remove a nunt bher of stumps now in the way of e: tension of improvements to the ground Mr. Wiloughby recdntly ielldered fea assistanice by giving a pra'ctical demoni stration of the' value of gelignite to this purpose. Demonastvaton ljnd Lecture. Ifi connection with the iemoval o scale pests on orangev, & by funmiga tion, t. Cx)ck, af the Agricultni, departients ~aý ot} .edflesday, practical demosrat a Me line's grove of 31, year old fiees (Theso.e were mentioned 'in a previou report as being 41 years). The valuc of hy'drocyanic gas generated under; tent enclosing the tree was couclusiv&0l proved. In the evening, a very ,.ahi able lecture "was given on "Insect pets and their destruction." The attend. uine unfortunately was small, as the ubject was one of extreme importanee to growers, bcsides being deaklt sith in ade...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Swan Hill Guardian and Lake Boga Advocate — 17 May 1914

BEREAVEIINHT NOTICi, B4luy.-In sad and loving memory of our dear son and our dear brother, Charles Edward (Chuck) Barry, who-died at Swan Hill on 20thl May, 1913. Fondly loved nud sadly missed. -Insertcd by his mother, brother and sister. Banr.-In loving memory of Charlie Barry, who died at Swan Hill on O20th Masy 1913. TEamacolato heart of Mary, Your-prayers fcr him eatol; Ohb I Sacred Heart of .TJea. nave mercy on Pis ioul. -1Inseted ly his sincere friend, Polly Wilkins.

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