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Cranbourne Market. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 28 May 1914
Oraubourne Market. Aimson Strettle ann Co., Prop. Ltd., un der date, Mouday, 25th May, report a onall yarding of cttrle. Sales were goo I, ft cows briogia g up to £7 15·, sprlngers to £7 24. G, balls to £l 2o, calvJs 21is to 2,'.
Dandenong Market [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 28 May 1914
Dandenonug Market fobt. (Cunn and Co., under dcate 2 h May, report a pood sourply of mi'lera, aud a fair yarding of iprintcr, store c:.w, yo.ung stock and ticahy cows, foriward for t.-:l:i)'a tale. Mh:llies Foldlat pric.s atlmost equal to late ex tra coo:l valurs, trile Keys hIt'eri sold to LS 10, 1. McLtlltn's to 1.8 2 G:; . Mel gards to L10 10s, Alex all.ella~i's to 1.10 10, F. Eiuisideicl'u cowlt'n LS 10W, 1 niee qutlity 2-yr.old heifera, tE. II. G.triiuer, Yaonnthnn, to .'210 l5, averaging £59 12s, anlud draflt fIr T. Ordish F. iHallianu, Lat Corrigan, IT. \Vi! lie Scott Sharp !nd othlra to J7 10. Spring. esI, ~(i to £t'J--O . Ahd'.rron's ba.ckward e(WS to £7; Sm IKinoston's fat helfera t 7 177 6 1. Siore cows £,4 5s; beifers £3 5s to Li 3S, bulls to LS 10..
Dandenong Horse Sale. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 28 May 1914
Dandenong Horse Sale. Adamson Strettle and Co, Prop. Itd., uu der date, S.aturdy, 23rd May, report yarding 2o horses and poLiks. Thoro was a sp.endid attendlance, anid a good sale resu'tod. Active mt?edium draught sold from £23 to £24 10s, spring cart hor.es £18 (to £1, buo.y horses tLS £16, hicks £8 to £.12 0t, s.toat lonics to £11 i0?, small pouies £4 t5s to £9.
Weekly Market Report. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 28 May 1914
Weekly Market Report. Gippslrand & horthern Co-operative Sell ing Co. Ltd., report :--Uutter-There is plenty of ofier on account of the large quantities comiog from Qoeeos'atd and New South \\'ale.. The mnarket for choicest came bck li per lb. on Tuesrlay last, and sales or srame this week' were 124 to 1/1, first grads 1II to I1-, prims 1(01 Ito 111, seonrds from 10.1. and otc:?sionally lower. aepserator. 9Od -_o i0 t.--thecrrs.--)n aSc,?tS at sholt sUP. pliesr] this market is v:'ry firm. New loaf is worth 8/ I, medium z:s SO t I to 804, semi.-m,. tured 0I to Sf\ r.nd motured .l.-Eggs : -Tihe market stis rtsoek rtnrilne I uncbanooge?d for ornlirrry lines, which old from I/6l, but for choice reeeteai op to I/ 0 was obtained. l'rsevsrI: eg re~iset /11/ 1 to 111 - Bacoc:--I'rine light tile. 101, mediumo weights 9.1 . heovics 8? 1, mlJdlrd 113d to lhl, hnms if to i1/I, side hms from d10. Lard:--Hu k GA l packets 7d.-Wh?.:at: This is firm at 3a / 0 for f. a. q., med:lium 3/9 to 3...
Special Sale at Grantville. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 28 May 1914
Special Sale at Grantville. J. M. Peck annd Sen Pty. Ltd. (inl corj?n ction wi.h O'hltear: Bros., anI C(,. AS) re port having hel a special sale of cnattle st Grantville on May 18, which way a record salp, the yarding tcing close on 1,200 head. Priccs rcsu:tcd na followa:-Store 1unocks, 34 to 4 yenrs old. Iu very forward condition st £A is, £7 7o, .79tJand £7 G16; 3-en:.-old b.l'ocks, nel so forward, £4 15S, £5 £5 Ils and £6; 2.ycar-old steer, in good order, 57, S61, 61t 6 1, G5, 67 7S ; soriongcrs. £5 2o Gd, £5 17s 6', £6, £6 Sa, £6 7a S1, ?6 1ld 61, £6 15*, ,7 2s 01, £7 5,, and £8; springing heifers, 3 years, £3 10. £4 2s 6, £4 7' GJ, £4 14', £4 17s 61, £5 ; ; store codns, 47 6, 5h,, aad to L.4 I; choppeos (,lI cows). Iromn L2, to L4 ; hlitert, 18 month. 37s 61 3., ,50, 524, and 54 ; pd l:cs, 16', 20s, 24., 25., 264; fat bullocks, L9, L9 6s, fot cow,. L4 12 6, L4 15., L5, 10., LS 175s, to L6 7 G61 ; hbuiley, for cbopping, frcm 13 to L7 15:.
HUNTING. THE MELBOURNE HOUNDS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 28 May 1914
BUNTING. THE MELBOUtRNE HOUNDS. Clyde was full of cxcitcment on Saturday. For another season the Mealetbouorne Ihutot Club has selected it and surroundeg dis trics as the club's hunting ground. To show how the residents apprecesated the comn pliment, practically all the lnhabitants as. sembled in full force to greet the members, who arrived by special train, together with _ the pack of hounds, about a qularter to 12 "oehcbk.-Altogether there must have been well over 200 followers, from the oldest of settlers to tlhae youngest chiliren. The members of the cilub wore black anm blods ill respect to the late Mr John T. Lempricte, an old and esteemn.ed master of the club, who was killed whist playing pllo at Geeloeg some time ag, Vcry eeon the procession mtved off down Iallsatto road, wvhere the hounds were thrown into, Mr I. TwyfordP's triangular block of land adj rintlo the railway line. They were not long in disturbing a fox from his den, A hue and cry was raised, and snon a tioe spei...
CHINESE INGENUITY. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
CHINESE INGENUITY, An interesting instance of harness ing Nature to assist in the work of man and machinery in building a bridge is given by the Rev. J. McGow an in his book "Side Lights on. Chi nese Life." The structure to which he refers was built two hundred years ago, and the engineers had many ser ious difliculties to overcome: "This old stone bridge consists of twenty-five spans, the widest of which mneasures sixty-five feet. The river is very rapid, and by placing the piers so far apart less surface is offered to the force of the waters. "The river is liable to very sudden and powerful rises. This feature ne cessitated that the roadway of the bridge be built of enormously heavy stones, to resist the impetus of the tlood without being lifted from their places. The great slabs are seventy feet long, six thick, and four wide. How did the engineers of two centur ies ago manage such a tremendous task? "The stone was quarried from the hills which rise directly from the river-banks....
GLEN WAVERLEY SCHOOL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
GLEN WAYERhEY SCUOOL. Empire I\thy wsee (nthu int iz e d ly br .atCred, at ltie aubov. scho'l ('y hC Tl, n ]'nn'.) Ienli. f u l w e . t h ? 'r ri e v a i l . T | h : ? p r ot: r a n u i e , hi cludled 'hla'hinr. th+ Uni,,n J ,, .inging the Nationa.l .Art h++tm:?:ul+ x'ituiewn*.tdolic ns~?. .\ direc.?i.s coropricz to the ocalsio n were iven' hy Mr .-n.bl (ehairman of the School Coturtnlitttr, M J, 1. Fe&lt;r, t'r \ilson, Ir :utnplef refretrhmen~tst for thI? chlihren a:ul :,fultt, anud ec1"eh eltd ,w+?s givo a bag of lolbb'.- (lona+t', lby t0: \Wil,?on atnd Mr.. H~,.esy). 'rie afternhootn %',"' occupi+;d tn ,hildlrt::a rue' ", w,,flhb b +er,' very ke,,nly con |t: +' ed the rsea,, a~nd didrtrhbation of the. p (.:*9 betIL' whden' in hbt :,v the he?,l b Lalch,?r, Mr I F [l"+:.a: , anll' musI+', i tl ru-very idh;er nrri ,'d dulriln+ tile :,fternoon uln t a?t the in~lti,:Min oif the c .nunitte+e pattohok of aflernoonat tox in th:+' hia llll not dlivertI pa~triotic ndlJresses, A hea...
ART CRITICISM. Complimentary and Otherwise. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
ART CRITICISM. Complimentary and Otherwise. Rossetti, who was much given to procrastination, was constantly tell ing Whistler of an idea he had for a picture; but each time Whistler in quired as to'the progress of the idea Rossetti would evade the Issue, not having done a stroke of work in the direction indicated, and would insteadt begin -o talk of his literary ventures. Finally, one day when Whistler mis chievously put the usual question: "And how is the picture coming on?" Rossetti, ignoring the question, said: "Jimmy, I've a neat little sonnet here I'd like to read you." Jimmy sighed and submitted. At the next meeting between the friends Rossetti told Whistler that he had not yet finished the picture, but that he had a frame for it Whjstler inspected the frame, a fine piece of Florentine work, but said nothing. Eventually the procras tinating Rossetti actually did com plete tae picture of which he had talk ed so much, and it was in due course triumphantly exhibited for \Whistler...
HUNTING. THE MELBOURNE HOUNDS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
HUIlTING. TI(El MELIIOURNe IIOUNI)S. The Melbouruo HIounds niet na;.in at The Kencls. Oaklrigh, ou Thursday last, at 9 onm., when the conditions for hlunting were erfect. lhe hounds rwere very keen, but wer- ro: re-wardcl for their efforts in Tlre B;ringo eonmon, Mr VW. Adsley's, Mr W. Mirphy'r, Mr LI. W. Tomliuson'e, ir T'. (. S:?elds o. Mr \Vn!kcl'. l property. Eventualty ofter a few more covere orte wore tied a discovery was madue In tlr 3:ymulour', on tIhe main to ingvale raed. lRunning in an e:isterly direction the lidh jumped into Mr Porter'~, then turned back anain and entered The Wiro phltdok. HIro thu hound'1t overran the lite, bult were .0on right again, anld pui:nPdt the qunrry thirough sever~tl ti-trt:e i:ullies, eveontu·hty pulliIt himn dlownt i tl S tVm:our' clo to earth, thus recordin:: the iost kill this seaton. It wus 0 espit.l litt!o bulst u[f ,out four .militt. Those oat were:--'ur Norm:n Wood (ia chargt), on Albert; Mids Ttturnoll ott bhad well; Iltls Paleilh, on...
DOWNRIGHT HONESTY. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
DOWNRIGHT HONESTY. "Downright honesty is hard to find." exclaimed a pessimistic gentleman. A well-known literary lady replied, "I hope-not. When you find it where yoil expected to, it attracts no notice. It is a matter of course: and some times you find It when you are not looking for it. "Several years ago my husband and I were hunting for colonial landmarki inl one of the oldest quarters of New York City, when we were attracted by a pretty dlisplay of lingerie and small sillk goods in thile window of a little haberdashery shop). W'e stopped to admire, and finally went in. Thile shop keepers were foreigners, a man and his wife. Their politeness their bro ken English, andl their low prices were irresistible, anlld we madle sever al purchases. "'We sell cheap. It pay best-an' zare be only sihe an' n1e," thile man said; andt his wilfe echoed, 'are be only hle an' Ime,' and went on with a path etic little story of thile baby that died. 'But it be best. Zls no place for cheer dlrenl. So...
FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
FOOTI3ALLj, D Ir, '.nnn " i. ,i:,ril?,r v s:,..Dn.I t n ,nl j ,I e.- i tl ,'p iaZ. ? if'.li w r u i.p t :''a -:l., t am. A :h 0 vC-lj it3, bUttIhti IVnRuOl io ',-hi h t: u;.dii~arv. cnipty "2I ?n rt'lhttl ovia ii to 1he fact thait, the it vte nono Fb 'bI C let ws ivI! suppvrtcl. ,\r liv'd i t[ Ilii I 0el, t o i: tsln, ttt cont,,sliue the " Vt Sr'-" lito reil ttlentt of brawa i nd utusch,, anti to look at tho lijh'twigbht', it looit t to ii the nro in bra rough hoilltn, Lhettl:o loCal. treatcd the visiiOrb Cvalterly, .n.l t:t harm was dote. t'he Spritgvble protnta is a bit cramped, bet it is level unot advattagoes wore eves Oanaleoag ,woe the togs an4 the lbsitling okippnr decided tk hich towards the eastt wiithn aslight north-crae wlied blowing. The Danihin proved hiair " ,Iorrtti," by 3,tting off the mark, and in in Ilos that hzlf a minute had scored t goal, a smart piece .of play on the pelt te Kollet" and Walikcr doiag the trick. S'rlottnwit e!osalv, iaupe Rlitd took a snap, nail...
Meteorological Humor. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
- Meteorological -Humor. An Irish jarvey was driving an Eng lish visitor on a bitterly cold day through the wilds of Connemara. They became very sociable on the way. and the native, in a burst of confidence, pointed out a shebeen where the "best potheen in the country" might be obtained. The Englishman, only too glad of an opportunity of warm ing himself, offered refreshment, and the offer was readily accepted. '-'Tis a very cold day for these - parts, Pat," remarked the tourist. "'Tis, ver honor!" replied Pat. lie . raised his glass, and the contents S- speedily vanished. "'And there's truth in the old sayin'." he added, smacking S"- Jsi suggcati.y,-'" Wan swallow nirer made a summer'!"
SPORTING. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
SPORTING. Ai P. T. Iceywoo,l who tock part in the liendig?o meeting, latlt wtVck, lid only firly 1oo, llcl,. On hll tirso day-, he raon svcnl t,,Ba Bl;at hr, with \V1qbin u? hp in tihe \Vlter soti. Itn umplc k,, in the Vlurl ' R;ce. .n ,ho secured ilay, \itshitg Ctp won thu Rncotvry Itandicap Iron Lucky ltean, and J.uik I:t tul, hiis pirc being ti to angainst, whih: Ny lhII in thie rmtne tll ra:in secured to Tip Toei, i tI tie ul Coutitry IHtudiap. dr ,Jac. lilt itn third 'with Kitturrcnh in the FI ine lieltic?!, won by W\e Jcn:. lThe Sotier ly hlorne Z.:/!urtln, rin uctlr i to United tInom dcmt in the St'eeplecellt'. Mr ii. I. C nurnsle hI. bea lc el a tmenibor of th , V..\.T.Ct. tn p aen of Mr. 1I Alan Corri,, who reoitene. For the v:ctncy eCuned by the ideaLh i Mr. lt. G. lic'w. 1r. 31 i. C'ooper hti b:en invitld tI:, nom;net'. Mir. Coopcr t1 the thotncanluvs who tInc utwer thu name if Mr. "'11. S. Sheldot," nt.t has a halfintcreit ti-hi Mr. h1urihy, in thel colt Antlelosia, in M...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
After Others Failoed. I use Chmberinia's l'ain Bl!,rm for sore throats and fnld one rubbing rolieve it, writee Mr T. Diunis, Ilibitabi, N Z. It worked wonders whuen I sprainedi my r.uklI, ,iviug me immedite rnlitf fre m pain asier sther liot ments had foiled. Chlsmbserialo's Pain 1laum has also relievtd me manuy times from RLheu matism. Sold by all Storekeepers and Chem. ists. Quickly Disoppeared. All :?at iuiter I hal my two boyt ill with very bad cold, eaysl Mr O). Archbohl,. No. 1 BIak r Street, L.Žwahim, N.,\W. Having heard frotu a fr trI abot i Chanlbdrlaint a toutLh lemcdy I gave it a trial with tht result that tie colis quickly disappearcel. My ltby, agel four lmonlhs has a cough now aidl I am giving him Cihumbeainlu's Cough Renl.y antl there ia .lrctasdy a decided Im. proectuent. Sold by all, Storekeepers and It; is said that draughnt horses aro going out of date, and that they aro nosalealle, but at the Dandenoug horso sale on Saturday a draft of horses from lr Prior, of WV...
THE MYSTERY OF THE MACE [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
THI-E MYSTERY OF THIE MACE The Mace was left all alone in a corner of the Speaker's room, or wherever Serieant-at-Arms \Voollrd bestows it when it is not working. All the members were junketing somewhere away at an official lun cheon tendercd to the Governor General. Ghostly whisperings rustled vaguely in the air and presently gathered thlemslves into promtptings that stirted thle Mace to discontent. "'Why are you rusting and mouldering hIere ? asked tlhe Voice out of the \Void; "other Macs have bern bolder." Then the ghost of Kipling's Mr. Pyccroft projected itselt into the place. '3"Buy a Ihamu and see life," urged the sFectral Pyecroft. Stiffly the Mace raised itself and looked around. It chuckled with memories of stolen meanderings at tihe time when Speaker Charlie McDonald hadl banished it from the table. " I'11 do it again," said the Mace, in a spasm of recklessness. "Johnson will be upset about it, but I'm olf to look for Totnmy Bent's Mace agin." It was hobbling through the ...
PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
PERSO NAL. Iii iss E. M.. eid, who has been or ganist of Cburch of Eaglcnd, Oflicer, for many years, was tendered a social evening on Thursday last, on the occc saon of her retirments under doctor's orders. Durisg the evsnicg a presenta tion of a gold wriatlit watch was i wade to the guest as a token ef estccne and appreciation of rite service she 1cos rendered, anti she wish expressed that she would bo restored to health again. Scngs wore coniribltei by Miss E. M. Maxwell, Mrs. W. Maxwell, Mr. flenderson and others, and a pleasant evening concludej with thc singing of the National Anthem. By cable we learn that Mrs 1R. A. Tircher, who is ca route to England, has arrived at Durban safely. Miss Vustarini, whio rCnctored such volaIble aid at the Dar.cinoatiu Slato Schul Dtiear, intends giving a iceture in te Town litl.t, Dandenon;, in cii of I ch fCt:al tnoot, on on early date, the sulject teieg the intcrce:iae one, Adam Lcnosay Garden. MliEc Edig 0Ccwlfor, at CirytOn. Ppi:1 O0 Danden...
SPRINGVALE. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 4 June 1914
SPRING VALE. A public ''loeting will bh held on a late to he namoed to organise a baezaar on be half of the Recreation Ground Fend. Th1 te public are ta:king all nctive interest in the eause, and a meeting of the Trnstees was held on Monday night, and otlicers appointed as follows :-Chairmnan. Cr. Estgar Harris, J.P.; secretary, Mr F. A Meyer; treasurer, Mr. J. lHatty. Witll an actise body of coetrustees and good otliecs of thepe eneral publii, it is cone tidentlv expected that tie amlount of pur. chase monolley will o0011 bh paid oif, and frncing and other inllprovelllellts proceeded with.