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A GRUESOME CORRECTIVE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
A GRUESOME CORRSDIWWV3. -4-~--- Our American cousins are nothing if not original, but the latest prac tice in connection with road hogs in a certain State is more startling than usual. Enterprising legislators have laid it down that persons sen tenced for manslaughter resulting from reckless driving are, in addition to serving the sentence imposed,. to be incarcerated in the mortuary con taining the body of their victim, for an hour. That, at. least, is the re port which has been cirtclated to Australia, but no expIanatlm ! given of the arrangements'"which e to be made for its enforcement. It is notorious that in America the mills of Justice at least grind very= slowly and there would appear to be some dimculty in the practical application of the "psychological" sentence in question.
CRICKET [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
CRICKET -4-t-- A match was played on 11 yalla Cricket ground on Sunday last, the opposing team being Queanbeyan Railway. A fine day's cricket re sulted, the game being so closely contested that the home team gained a victory by the small margin of 9 runs. Following are the scores: QUEANBEYAN RAILWAY First Innings. Kearney, c McKenzie, b Twyford 11 Monaghan, run out .. ...... 0 Hourigan, b Twyford ...... . 4 McJannett, b Moore . ....... 0 Gribble, b Moore ...... .... 2. . Bard, b Moore . .. ...... . 0 Bell, b Moore ............ . 0 Johns, c McKenzie, b Moore ,, 2 Davis, b Twyford ...... ...... 4 Davis, c Gibbs, b Twyford ,. 0. O Curran, c Twyford, b Moore ,, 0 Cregan, b Twyford . ....... 2 Ricklar, not out ... .. . .. 0 Sundries . .. ........ 7 Total .. ..... .. 88 ROYALLA-First Innings,' E. Griffiths, c and b Kearney .. 1 J.' Moore, b Hourigan .. . .. 7 F. Twyford, b Kearney ... ... 1 M. Morrison, c Bell, b Kearney 4 A: Evans, c Ricklar, b McJannett 4 J. Morrison, c Davis, b Houriga...
QUEANBEYAN v. NORTHBOURNE [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
QUEANBEYAN v. NOIRTHUOURNE The followving team will represent Queanbeyan in a match agalnsl Northbourne at Northbourne next Sunday, 11th inst., match to begin at 2 o'clock: W.. Hathaway, J. IEs mond', K. Carnall, J. Flemming, S. Hincksman, W. Hurley, M. Byrnes, W. Saba, J. Tantau, B. Keys, C. Wel ler, 12th C. Proban. Any player not available please notify the secretary as early as possible. Cars will leave More Bros. at 1.80 p.m. The secretary would like play ers to be in attendance promptly so as to get an early start.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
VERNON DOUST S A.M.I.E., AUST. GINSULTINS AND SUPERVISING ENCINEER ammenorial Hank of Aust. Dailags 'Phone 1W4. Monaro St., Queanbeyan R. H. MASON PLASTERER Quearibeyan PRICES GIVEN .FOR TOWN ,OR COUNTRY. Address Coomna Road, Quoanbeyan. iClRISTHIS & kOBIiNSO SBUILDERS AND CONTRACTORS ESTIMATES GIVEN for any -Job, large or sn?all. ALL WORK GUARANTEED. Address: "Mayville," Uriarra Rd., Queanbeyan. 'Phone 179. ' E. CAPES .. FENCING CONTRACTOR. is prepared to do ALL CLASSES OF FENCING AT REASONABLE RATES. POSTS, ETC., SUPPLIED. Esthnates Given. Work Guaranteed. E. CAPES Cameron Road, Queanbeyan. Telephone 216. W. A. RICKLAR BUILDER ESTIMAT2$S GIVEN FOR ANY CLASS OF WORK. Address Federal Street (off Crawford St.) STATION HILL, QUEANBEYAN. S. J. TAYLOR BUILDER & CONTRACTOR wishes to announce that he has com meneed bdilding in Queanubeyan. Estimates given for any job large or small. ALL WORK GUARANTEED ADtiRESS-McQuoid St. or c/o H. C. TAYLOR'S Boot Store. 'Phone 130. * Ho...
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY Molonglo Progress Association: . Secretary, R. Brown. Molonglo Rovers Football Club: President, C. Chaulker, jun.; Secretary, G. Wellington. Federal Australian Rules Foot ball Club: President, J. J. Dillon (Westridge) : Secre tary, J. H. Tootell (Molon glo). Blandfordia Australian Rules Football Club: President, T. Saunders (The Gap); Secre tary, L. Brill (The Gap). Federal Territory Australian Rules Football League: J. J. Dillon (Westridge); Secre tary, J. M. Orr (Acton). Acton Australian Rules Foot Sball Club (Premier Team, 1925, F.T.A.R.F. League) : Patrons, Colonel Owen, J. II. Butters(Chairman Fed. Cap. Commission) ; President, J. C. Brackenreg;- Secretary, E. V. Proctor; Treasurer, R. S. Soward. Canberra Branch A.L.P.: J. Harrington (Molonglo). Hilltop Tennis Club, Molonglo Settlement.-President, R. Kerison; Secretary, F. D. Jenkin. W The names of officials of sporting clubs and public bodies are. published in this column free of charge Secretaries ...
ARCHBISHOP MANNIX IN IRELAND. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
ARCHBISHOP MANNIX IN IREIAND. Accompanied by, five Republican members of the Dail Eireann, Arch bishop Mannix was entertained at luncheon at Carric-onhhannon. Re plying to the toast of his health, he said that he wished Ireland was half as well as she looked. Real, true Irishmen were not ruling Ireland, but forces and influences controlled Ireland which was making perma nently for an Ireland settled within the British Empire. As an Irishman he never wanted to belong to it. For the present Australia belonged to the Empire, and was satisfied. She got exactly what she wanted. But Ire land did not want any such place; she wanted to be definitely outside it. She and England would then be better friends.
LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
LOCAL AND GENERAL. The Parents and Citizens' Euchre Tournament and Dance next Fridayl night promises to be a success., "Haddon Rig". Rams for sale.- See ( advt. Woodgers & Calthorpe have a new weatherboard cottage for sale, in a Hayes- Subdivision. £50 deposit.: .L Forms for registration of dogs can t be obtained at Fallick & Sons. r Tenders close on Monday with the Secretary, Federal Capital Commis sion, for supply and installation of electric light and power- to thirty cot tages at Canberra. A grand social will be held in the Molonglo Amusement Hall on Friday night in- aid of St. Gregory's Car U Fund. Miss Arbuckle's orchestra. s Reserve Friday- night for a game of cards and a good jazz to Long's A Orchestra. t For Summer wear Silk is the S best. Abrahams sell it cheapest. e The Prime Minister of New Zea land states that the idle British ships F must be manned with volunteer crews v and loyal seamen. Crews are to be advertised for, and the Government will take step...
NEW GOVERNOR-GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
' NEW GOVERNOR-GENERAL. The booming of guns, the glitter of swords, and the cheers of thou sands of spectators marked the arri val of Lord and Lady Stonehaven at Adelaide yesterday. The welcome to the new Governor-General and Lady Stonehaven was warm, but it was not exceeded in genuine feeling, by the farewell given to Lord and Lady Forster, who met the newcomers and wished them well.
Closing time of mails at Queanbeyan Post Office. MAILS CLOSE FOR [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
Cloelsg time of malls at Queuabeyan Pest Olee. MAILS CLOSE FOR Sydney, Melbourne, T.P.O. No. 1, T.P.O. No. 2, Goulburn, Yass and Bungendore, daily (Sunday except ed), 7 p.m. Cooma and Michelago, daily (Sun day excepted), 7 p.m. Ainslie, Gininderra, Hall, Jeir, and Murrumbateman : Monday. Wednesday and Friday, 6.30 a.m. (by car); Wednesday and Friday (by train) 7 p.m. Majura: Wednesday and Satur day, 6.30 a.m. Canberra and Duntroon: Daily (Sunday excepted), 6.30 a.m. Gudgenby: Saturday, 6.30 a.m. Amungula and 8Btten: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 5 a.m. Westridge and Molonglo Settle ment: Tuesday, Thursday and Satur day, 6.30 a.m. Brindabella: Thursday and Satur day, 6.30 a.m. Burra: Tuesday and Friday, 6.30 a.m. (by coach); Tuesday and Fri day. 7 p.m. (by train). Tharwa: Daily (Sunday emeeptd) 6.30 a.m. (car). Robbers held up a priest in Spain and demanded him to hand over £300 which he was carrying, repre senting the salary of the diocesan clergy. Because he refused to com ply wi...
Queanbeyan and District Mail Services Time-Table of the Arrival and Closing of Mails at the Queanbeyan Post Office. MAILS ARRIVE FROM [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
Queanbegan and District Mail Services Time-Table of the Arrival and Clos. lag of Mals at the Quemabeyas Post Oce. MAILS ARRIVE FROM Sydney, Melbourne, T.P.O. No. 1, T.P.O. No. 2, Goulburn, Bungen dore and Yass, Monday to Saturday inclusive, 4.40 a.m. Cooma and Michelago, daily (Sun day excepted) 8.55 p.m. Ainslie, Gininderra, Hall, Jeir, Murrumbateman, Tuesday, Thurs day and Saturday, 1.45 p.m. by car. Majura: Tuesday and Saturday, 6.10 p.m. Tharwa: Daily (Sunday excepted) 4.30 p.m.; Saturday, 2.30 p.m., by car. , Gudgenby: Monday, 4.30 p.m. Canberra and Duntroon: Daily (Sundays excepted) 6.10 p.m.; Satur day, 2.25 p.m. Amungula and Sutton: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 2 p.m. Westridge and Molonglo Settle ment: Monday, Wednesday, and Fri day, 6 p.m. Brindabella: Monday and Friday, G p.m. Burra: Wednesday and Saturday, 3.30 p.m.
NEWSPAPER LAW. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
NEWSPAPER LAW. 1. Subscribers who do not give axpress notice to the contrary are considered as wishing to continue their subscriptions. 2. If subscribers order the dil. continuance of their periodicals, the publisher may 'ontinue to send f'em until arrears are paid. 3. If subscribers refuse or ne glect to take any periodicals from the office to which they are direct eJl, they are responsible until they ;:ave settled their accounts and ordered the periodicals to he dis c' ntinued. 4. If subscribers move to other places without informing the pub dishers and the papers are sent to their former address, the subscri oers are responsible. 5. The Courts have decided that "refusing to take periodicals from the office, or removing, or leaving them uncalled for, is prima facie evidence of intentional frauds." 6. Ift subscribers pay in advance tor a pe iodical, they are bound'to give noctice to the publisher at the end of the time if they do not wish to continue taking it, otherwise the publis...
UNCEASING MISERY. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
UNCEASING MISERY. There is little sleep, little- rest, little peace, for many a sufferer from kidney trouble. Life is one contin ual round of pain. You can't rest at night when there's backache. You suffer twinges and stabs of pain, annoying urinary disorders, lame ness, and nervousness. You can't be comfortable at work with dart ing pains and blinding dizzy spells. Neglect these ailments and serious trouble will follow. Begin using Doan's Backache Kidney Pills at the first sign of disorder. Thousands have testified to their merit. Mr. E. Swan, Surveyor Street, Queanbeyan, says: "Two years ago I took a course of Doan's Backache Kidney Pills for an attack of kidney trouble and they cured me and I have had no return of the complaint since. My health was very indiffer ent before I took Doan's Pills and I knew from symptoms present that my kidneys were the cause. I had a nagging ache across the small of my back which handicapped me a lot as I could not stoop or move freely without incre...
A SAFE INVESTMENT [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
A SAFE INVESTMENT The Rt. Rev. Bishop J. Taylor Smith, K.C.B., C.V.O., D.D., who re cently came to Australia from Eng land as the Representative of the Church Missionary Society, was for many years a missionary at Sierra Leone. Later, he was Chaplain to Queen Victoria, and during the War was Chaplain-General of His Majes ty's Forces. When interviewed re garding the Commonwealth Loan, he said: "I am in no sense a financier and would not attempt to deal at any length with the question of the pri vilege of investing money in the Commonwealth 5J per cent. War Con version Loan. I have only recently arrived as a visitor to your wonderful country and am so deeply impressed with its beauty, spaciousness and delightful climate that I am con vinced this War Loan offers an ad vantageous and safe investment. But beyond that my official position dur ing the Great War as Chaplain-Gen eral of His Majesty's Forces, afforded me many opportunities of seeing a great deal of the splendid men you sent f...
AN EXTRA AIR TIP. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
AN EXTRA AIR TIP. With the opening of the touring season, the time is opportune to re mind motorists of the benefits and possible defects of an extra air at tachment. We are not alluding now to extra air valves which if properly adjusted may give enhanced petrol mileage, but solely to the extra air inlet as an aid when descending hills. Even where an "economiser" of tbh extra air type is fitted, provision should be made for the admission of a plentiful supply of clean air to the engine when coasting down a pro - longed descent. The ordinary tap or t the large valve on the induction pipe controlled from the dash by a Bow den wire are both satisfactory and will help the motorist to avoid such annoyances as oily plugs after a long 1 coast, or the violent explosion which r may follow if the ignition has been e switched off and the exhaust pipe V becomes filled with explosive vapor. But it is most important to remem ber that the extra air inlet be it tap a or Bowden controlled valve shou...
MOTOR NOTES RADIO EN ROUTE INTERESTING DEVELOPMENTS IN A NEW SPHERE OF WIRELESS TELEPHONY. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
MOTOR NOTES An to is1 RADIO EN ROUTE of an4 dit INTERESTING DEVEIAPMIENW? of IN A NEW SPHERE O qu WIRELESS TELEPHONY. Whilst we have no desire in these notes to trespass on a sphere of science and invention which at first sight is not akin to motoring, the subject matter which we propose to se: discuss is of a nature to justify de- mi viation from the usual topics. Wire- po less, to give the science its generio ta name, has made vast strides since to those days before the war when a ad small bunch of amateurs, amongst m whom was the writer, was able to in work up quite a deal of excitement E, over the reception of Morse radir ei signals by means of a crystal detector st and a single slide tuning coil. Some a of us can even recall with a thrill et the first message heard, if not ac- 1a curately read, by means of that most tt primitive of devices, the coherer. cc To-day everyone is more or less con- de versant with the wonders of radio w and knows that signals are regularly ai picked ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
STOP, LOOK, & LISTEN AND 3 C. SMITH BUILDER & CONTRACTOR QURANUETAN. imaItee-s given for alD Clases. of week, lars. Ier mall. SATISFACTION GUARANTIED 'Phone 130. Queanbeyan Cafe For the Best Silvester SMALL GOODSl Fresh Three a Week atow Prices SAVELoYS .. ...... 1/6 per. doz. StDNEY SAUSAGE .. 1/-.per lb. GARLIC SAUSAGE .. 1/6 ;, PORN FRITZ .. .. ... 1/6 ,, ... .-i'RED POLONY .. .. .. 1/6 '.i,. FRANKFURTS .. .. . 1/4 ,, BLACK OR WHITE .. ... 1/- ,, BEST SILVESTER CORN BEEF.... .. . 1/ ,, PRESSED TONGUE ... .. 2/- ,, BEST BEEF BRAWN .. 1/3 ,, SILVESTER LARD .... 1/4 ,, COOKED SHEEP'S TROTTERS 2/- dozen We sell 15 boxes weekly of SMOKED FILLET at .. 1/6 per lb. NOTARAS & MALANOS PROPRIETORS. MI Prescription Departseit Is my pride. I have the confidence of the Physicians and the Public. This is increasing my trade every month. Why ? Because it is the important part of my business and at all times re ceives my mostcareful attention. I fill so many prescriptions ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
I Comparisons of Quality and Price Proves the Wisdom of Shopping at S Moore Bros. oen's Bow Ties, and:- Fancy Half :.ose. Nothing bu.the. Me Latest Showing. . SMen's Heather all wool Half Hose, 1/3 to 3/11 pair.? MMen's Stylish Tweed Caps, 5/6 to 10/6. Men's Shetland Wool and Cotton Singlets, and Underpants, N to match, 7/6.. Men's Natural Wool Singlets. and Underpants. All sizes stocked, price 7/.6 to 18/6. Men's Coat Sweaters, with or without Roll Collar, price N from 10/6 to 35/-. We have also just opened a BigRangeof Men's Overcoats, direct from London, also Leather Vests, with or without icn asleeves N Horse Rugs, Best quality only stocked. N Men's Boots and Shoes. Nothing but the latest stocked. 'Our Policy is to give highest Value. The latest and most up-to-date goods, quick service, and a guarantee of satis N faction or money refunded. . NN OO RE BROS .M Outfitters for Mena Monaro Street - Queanbeyan N Car for Hire IDAY OR NIGHT. FRED KAYE, Propr. CAR MEETS ALL TRAINS 'Phone...
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 8 October 1925
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY :TM.H.R. for Eden - Monaro. : Hon. Sir Austin Chapman. M's.L.A. for Goulbtrn-Messrs J. A. Perkins, P. V. Stokes, SJ. M. Tully. Police Magistrate.-Mr. H. T. Adams, visits from Bega. Queanbeyan Justices of the Peace.-G. F. DeSalis, John Gale, P. Blackall, C. F. Wal ker, F. P. Woodward; S. J. Southwell, Johni McLaugh lin, J. Keeffe, E. J. Walsh, F. Smith, S. Taylor, C. T. Campbell,, C. W. Southwell, W. :O. Russell, A. H. Collett, G. A.. McInnes, J. Murray, W. J. Darmody, T. Franklin, P. J. Sheedy,- D. Christie, G. O'Hanlon, W. J. Knights, W.: P. Bluett, .J. G. Harris, 4 _S. Taylor, Alfred Lazarus, I R. .Southwell,- C. A. Leslie, J. Deans (Canberra). J. C. A. Roberts (Westridge). Summons .'and Small Debts SCourt on the third Tuesday after, the third Monday in each month. Budgenhdre' Justices of the Peace.---J. J. McJannett, HI Osborne, T. Flannagan, F. S. Falconer, G. E. Curtis,.T. F. Rutledge, F. G. Leahy. Summons and Small Debts * Court third Monday in each m6ihth...