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GOLF. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
GOLF. RuPANyur. The return match between Rupan yup and Murtoa was played on the iocal links on Saturday and resulied in a win for Murtoa by 39 aces to 17 aces. Scores :— Muhtoa. L Walkor H W Halov H 0 Comport J Mnllins L G Lamb L J Scott K Murphy (i. M'Mullin I, (r Kyle H Topper J VV Smith Mrs Uiber Mrs Murphy Miss H.ogan Miss Bartlomai Miss M'Kean H.A. H.A. 6 5 \V J Farrw 0 0 10 5 R J Lawrence 0 0 5 5 W Milfer 0 0 i 3 Dr, Cook 0 0 sq W J Dyor sq 1 3 J Law-on 0 0 1 3 B Hutchinga 0 0 0 0 G Hint) 3 4 4 4 C J Wilkinson 0 0 1 3 — M'Mullin 0 0 0 0 L Lawrence 5 5 0 0 Mrs Lawson 7 5 2 3 Miss Macintosh 0 0 0 0 Mra Cook 2 3 10 5 Mrs Hutchings 0 0 sq. M iss Dyor sq. 41.39 17.17 A competition is now being held for trophies donated by Mr. F. G. Ffempel, for which a record entry has been re ceived. The draw of partners for Saturday's play will be posted in the club house, and also in the window of W. L. Lamb and Co. Players are re quested to be on the links punctually at 2.15 p.m.
Living Troubles. SOME SUGGESTIONS REGARDING THE PESTS OF SPRING. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
Living Troubles. SOME SUGGESTIONS REGARD ING THE PESTS OF SPUING. Cut this column out and preserve it carefully. The spring is upon | us, and insect life will soon be-; ' come livelj- ! So here you may ' learn how to exterminate uiiwel ' come visitors in the shape of ants, beetles, moths, slugs, and the like. Not a pleasant task alw'nys, but it has to be done, and it's the woman's privilege to do it ! Ants.—Damp a sponge, and sprinkle it with sugar. Place it wherever the ants are, and you will find it will soon become choked with them. Plunge it into a gallipot full of boiling water, rinse and clean it, and reset until there are 110 ants left. Camphor on a larder shelf or cupboard will always keep ants away from thoso parts. lied Ants are very nasty. Smear a plate with lard, and place some sticks for the insects to crawl up. When you have a plateful, hold it over the fire till they drop in. He peat until 110 more ants appear. BORAX FOR BEETLES. Beetles.—Get some borax and mix it wit...
SENATE CANDIDATES. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
SENATE CANDIDATES. The following are the selected Vic torian Senate candidates:— LIBERAL. Mr J. Hume Cook Mr. W. H. Edgar Senator J. B. McColl Mr. \V. J. McLean Mr. S. Mauger Mr. W. A. Tbenwith LABOR. Seaator Barker Senator Barnes Senatar Blakey Senator Findley Mr. A. N. Mckissock Senator Russell Having given birth to three female children, Mrs. O'Donnell, 187 St. Leo nards road, Ascot Vale, has claimed the King's bounty. Woods' Groat Peppermint Cure, For Coughs una GjUIs, never'fails, Is Gil,
TO SAVE THE WOUNDED. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
TO SAVE THE WOUNDED. On that fatal day, February 27th, 1881, M'ajuba Hill was the scene of a marvellous exhibition of valour, and an escape from death which was truly providential. While Cor poral Joseph Farmer, of the. Army Hospital Corps, was attending to the fallen amid a hail of bullets, the doctor and one of the assist ants were struck down nt the same moment. Thinking it was the re sult of all accident, he seized a ban dage "and waved it in the air, in the hope that the Boers would see it and respect the wounded. He was bitterly mistaken, how- I ever.'- The deluge of- lead became more^'-and more fierce. A bullet shattered his wrist, and his right arm dropped helpless to his side. "Never mind, I have another," said the brave fellow, as he picked up the bandage with is left hand and waved, it aloft. An instant later, this arm, too, was shattered. But, undismayed, he continued signall ing with his maimed arms as best he could, miraculously escaping a hundred deaths, until at last...
PERSONAL PARS. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
PERSONAL PARS. Mr. and Mrs. Mum and their two daughters intend leaving Murtoa to-day for Colae by the midday train. Mr. B. E. Carthew, of Stawell, will take Mr. Mum's place at Murloa post office, pending the arrival of Mr. Webster from Maffra. Mrs. Canragan, ex-licensee of the Commercial Hotel, returned to Murtoa on Monday night, after a trip to the old country. An exceptionally large cortege fol1 lowed the remains of Clarence Newton, late son of Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Newton, to their resting place, on Tuesday 7th mst. The last sad rites were conducted at the graveside by the Rev. Father Lynch, of Warracknabeal. The eoffin bearers were Roy Chandler,. Jack Bell, Frank ODonnell, Leslie Marshman, Will Jnckson and Alex Home, all of whom were formerly schoolmates wftb the deceased lad. Mr. \V. F. Allan had charge of the funeral arrangements; At the meeting of the Karkarooc Shire Council a minute was passed, on the moMon of Crs C. Marshman amJ T-. Ha'chcr exposing condolence with ex-Councill...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
YOUNG BROS Auctioneers, Stock and Station Agents, Viand, Finance, and Commission Agents. Head Offices—horsham, hamilton and IvHILL. Branch Offices—Casterton, 'l'erang, Murfcoa, Minyip, YVarracknaheal, tieuiah, Rupan vup, Dimboola, Donald, ' Goroke, and . • Ararat. Agencie. at Strathdownie, Lake Bolac, • Banyena, Penshurst, Balmoral, Hope toun Auction and Clearing Sales Conducted in part of the State IjAUD sales a speciality. Trucking arrangements made for Fat Stock going to Ballarat and Melbourne Markets. tJniimited amounts of Trust Money 10 Lend at 4 per cent, ACKNTS FOR Dennys Lascellea, Austin, &l o., wool an grain brokers, stock and station age Geelong and Melbourne. The Ballarat Banking Company Limited. The Victorian Fire Insurance Co. The Australian Mutual Provident Society. Ballarat Building Society. The Australasian Mutual Live Stock In surance Society Limited. The National Fire Insurance Co. of New Zealand. Business arranged with all the Leading Finns of Auctioneers...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
THE MORE YOU KNOW ABOUT OUR FURNITURE The more readily you will agree that we justify our claim of it being "the best," not only in one single feature but in every way—price, quality, quantity, selection and value, there is no get away from the many advantages awaiting you here. This is particularly emphasized in our DINING ROOM FURNITURE No reasonable person would desire a wider selection and there is little possibility of getting it. It would take a long time to make a complete inspection of the stock in our Showrooms, but any time you are in town with a few minutes to spare you can spend it very pro fitably examining any articles you have in mind at the time. ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE POSTED FREE. TUNBRIDGES' " For Everything in House Furnishings," Lydiard Street, BALLARaT. J JF# O. WAGNER GENERAL Blacksmith, Implement Maker, ~ AND COACH BUILDER TIRES OF EVERY DESCRIPTION OUT Every kind of Smith's Work executed on the shortest notice and at moderate rates , BUGGIES Built and Repaired...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
IN MEMORIAM. WYNNE.—In loving memory of E. J. Wynne, darling beloved wife of A. Wynne, a^d mother of Jack, Grace, Arthur and Leslie. Died July 17th, 1912. To memory dear. —(Inserted by Arthur W. Wynne and family.) WYNNE.—In loving eemembrance of our dearlv beloved daughter and sister, Eliza Jnne Wynne, who departed this life on the 17th July, 1912. No space of time or lapse of years Can dim our loved one's past; A lovinj; memory holds it dear— Affection holds it fast. —(Inserted by her loving mother, brothers ami sisters.)
Hairbreadth Escapes in Battle. SOLDIERS WHO HAVE COURTEE DEATH AND LIVED. BENEVOLENT BULLETS. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
Hairbreadth Escapes in Battle. — ► SOLDIERS WHO HAVE GOUJITB© DEATH AND LIVED. - BENEVOLENT BULLETS. • In one case a bullet which struck a man on the temple passed harm- j : lessly. over the scalp; in another, a: bullet struck a rib, was deflected, and,'• passing under the skin, found its exit on the opposite side of the body. But perhaps the most sin gular illustrations of the vagaries of bullets were furnished at the battlo of Laing's Nek, from which one sol dier emerged with three bullets and j only two wounds to show for them, two of the balls having en tered tiie same wound. In another case a bullet, entering a soldier's left side, struck one of his ribs and re-emerged from the exact spot where it had entered. But even such bullets were not | quite as benevolent as one of which j Lieutenant Worsley tells the story. | "In one engagement," he says, "one | of our officers got a ball in the right' ear, which came out at the back of the neck ; and though, after a painful illness, he...
QUEENS WHO COULD EARN THEIR OWN LIVING. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
QUEENS WHO COULD EARN THEIR OWN LIVING. Apropos of Queen Mary's §ssay in p.'i.i ,.n« on china during her lour of the Potteries, a French contemporary remarks that most present-day queens could earn their living at a pinch. The Queen of the Belgians has taken a medical degree at Leipzig, arrd assisted her father, Duk? Charles Theodore of Bavaria, in his practice as an oculist. Carmen Sylva could, of course/ make a good income as an author, and might obtain a post as secre tary, for in addition to her know ledge of languages, she writes short hand and is an expert tjpist. Another versatile Sovereign is the Queen of Norway, who paints admir ably, trims hats in a style that wonM ensure her a good salary from any high-class milliner, and is a book binder of more than average s'ti'I. The German Empress and Qiki-i Wilhelmina of Holland might ke^T themselves going by painting minia tures. Those who wish to appear wise among fools, among the wise seem foolish. "Any girl," says a lady lecture...
MAIN LINE TROPHY. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
MAIN LINE TROPHY. May 27—Horsham v. Minyip „ 27—Stawell v. Ararat. June 8—Minyip v. Horsham. „ 17—Ararat r. Stawell. „ 24—Ararat v. Minyip. „ 24—Stawell Horsham. July 8—Minyip v. Stawell. „ 15—Horsham. v. Ararat. „ —Ararat v. Horsham. „ 29—Staweil v. Minyip. Aug. 5—Hnrsham v„ StaiweHL „ 12—Minyip -w. AisuraA.
TOMATO CHEESE. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
TOMATO CHEESE. Required, one ounce of butter, one taWespoonful of tomato sauce, two and a half tablespoonfuls of grated cheese ; four drops of lemon juice, and a pinch of cayenne. Melt the but ter ; mix it with the other ingredents and send to table on hot buttered toast cut into neat squares. 1937
SHOW FIXTURES. SHOW DATES. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
SHOW FIXTURES. SHOW DATES'. Natimuk—Wednesday, Sept. 16. Rupanyup—Friday, Sept. 18. Minyip—Tuesday, Sept. 29> Horsham—Ttrarsday and Friday, Oct* 1 and 2. Nhill—Wednesday, Oct. 7. Warracknabeal—Friday, Oct. 9v Beulah—Tuesday, Oct. 13. Dimboola—Wednesday, Oct. 14. Hopetoun—Friday, Oct. 16> Stawell—Friday, Oct. Tfr. Jeparit—Tuesday, Oct. 20. Murtoa—Wednesday, Oct. 21 Rainbow—Friday, Oct. 23\ HORSE PAEADE3U Horsham^—July 1 to July 4. \ Murtoa—Wednesday, July 29". Minyip—Thursday, Aug. 6.. Warracknabeal—Friday, Aug. 71 Nhill—Wednesday, Aug. 19. Dimboola—Thursday, Aug. 20, Jeparit—Friday, Aug. 21. Rainbow—Tuesday, Aug. 25.
A BONUS EARNED. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
A BONUS EARNED. People at sea bet on all sorts of j contingencies. An emigrant ship from England was recently approaching the Australian coast, and an inter esting event was expected at any moment in the married people's quarters. Considerable speculation and excitement was developed over the question whether the happy event would take place within or without the three-mile limit. A great cheer went up when it was announced that the little stranger was legally an Australian, and had earned the £5 baby bonus of the Commonwealth. A minute or two earlier the child would have been n , native of Stepney, London, to whic'? I parish children born at sea belong.— "Daily Chronicle."
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
( Under the ]xitronage oj Sir George Bowenp K.O.&I.G., late Governor of Victoria. BLIGHT AND SONS, Fancy Bread and Biscuit Baker, M'DOALD STREET, MURTOA Til AS pleasure in announcing: that they have just com ' pleted, at the corner of M'Donald i and Degenhardt streets, an up tor date Bakery Oven> of the latest design, and are now prepared^ to wait on families in and aroundi Murtoa and. supply the best o£ , bread- and small goods daily.. i Catering, dene m all its branches; at shortest notice. Wedding Cakes a specialty^ also Christening, and- Birthday I Cakes macie order Tce-Creams, Fruits, and Sofit Drinks always on hand. Refreshments at all hours. [ A trial is earnestly solicited!. Telephone 22. Why Should Women Suffer? OLI> time logic accepted it as a matter of cold fact that women were made to> suffer from girlhood to the grave. What » monstrous doctrine. A book dealing with the mattor of pain and suffering as affecting womenfolk, and which tells how thousands ha...
A NEW KIND OF ANIMAL. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
A NEW KIND OF ANIMAL. The showman looked worried ,and thoughtful. His menagerie was dense ly crowded, it is true ; but how was he to get them out, so as to make room for those waiting to pay for admission outside ? At length a good idea occurred to . him. Painting'up in large letters on a piece of calico : "This way to the egress," he hung it up at an angle of his show. The simple country people, think ing "egress" was some stranee new animal just added to the collection, passed through the slit in the cur tain, and, to their amazement, found ^ themselves outside the show. Seeing the crowd making its way to the corner where the "new animal" was on show, everybody followed, and the outgoing stream being so great, no one, when once caught in its eddy, could turn back. Then the showman smiled, and let in those waiting to .pay for admis sion. outside the main entrance.
THE DAIRY. THE MECHANICAL MILKER. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
THE DAIRY. THE MECHANICAL MILKER. Inventors hav« been working oh the mechanical milker f®r years. Like every other invention of importanca there were necessarily many failures before success crowned the efforts of the man who was able to picture in his mind a machino that would re lieve the dairy farmer of much of the so-called drudgery of his work. To-daj the milking machine is a success. There are unquestionably many, who will tell you otherwise, but the truth of the situation is demonstrated by the machines that are in practical successful operation every day in the year. The mere fact that the use of the milking machine has been discontin ued on some farms may be mislead ing. An illustration will make this clear. A dairy farmer who milks about j 100 cows producing a very high class product which tops the market in a western city installed a machine a few years ago. The expense in this case was an item of considerable im portance. After using the milking" I machine for a time it ...
([?]L RICHTS RESERVED.) THE MESHES OF FATE. OR, THE OF THE BLUE DIAMONDS. SYNOPSIS OF PREVIOUS PARTS. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
(t&h BIGHTS ftESERYED^ meshes^oTfat • o R, =— THE CORSE OF THE BLUE DIAMONDS. 4 By fteflley Richards, Author of "Thf :.y Mine Master's Heir," "Time, t5io Avenger," etc., etc. SYNOPSIS OP PREVIOUS PARTS. The story opens in Australia, where Joshua Wedmore, an unsuccessful miner, is tramping along in search of fresh fields. Entering a hut he dis covers a man on a rude bed, ill with the fever. Whilst administering to the sufferer Wedmore notices a small bag and a loaded revolver under the pil low. On examination the bag proves to. contain blue diamonds of enor- J mous value. These he appropriates, j as he considers the fever-stricken one ! has only a few hours to live. Wed more goes on his way, finally reach ing^ Melbourne, where he books a pas sage for England in the Fairy Queen, j .The vessel is wrecked, Wedmore and an elderly man named Rupert Hcth erington, of Wynthshay Hall, being the only survivors. After many days of suffering and exposure they are eventually rescued and p...
THE FEDERAL CAMPAIGN. MR. FISHER'S SPEECH. [Newspaper Article] — Dunmunkle Standard — 17 July 1914
THE FEDERAL CAMPAIGN. MR. FISHER'S SPEECH. The policy speech which Mr. Fisher delivered last week", shows how grave are the dangers which threaten the Commonwealth. If Labor has its fool ish way, the historian of the future will write of Australia as a nation killed with kindness. Whether this Labor member is an adventurer skilfully playing on the amiable weaknesses of human nature, that one a dreamer sharing the weak nesses to which he appeals, we need i not too curiously inquire. Whatever their motives, Mr. Fisher and his parliamentary followers are reviving the old Roman method of placating the many with doles. First the old age pension, next the invalid grant, then the baby bonus, and now allowances for widows with children dependent on them. Of these things every one is good, is absolutely necessary to the building up of a great nation under modern condition, but they shouldcome as the legitimate result of a great scheme of national insurance, not as do es from the S'ate. Till ...