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PROSECUTION OF CADETS. TALKING AND GIGGLING IN THE RANKS. ABSENT FROM COMPULSORY PARADE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
PROSECUTION OF CADETS. TALKING AND GIGGLING IN THE RANKS. ABSENT FROM COMPULSORY PARADE. Further prosecutions of senior cadets were proceeded with before Mr R. Knight, P.M., at the Police Court on Tuesday, the prosecutor being Captain R. H. Weddell, area officer. Richard Howard was charged with having absented himself from the compulsory parade on April 29th without leave. After the summons had been served, how ever, he called at the area office and explained that he had been ill in bed. Defendant said that that was so; he was in bed suffering from a severe cold. Mr Knight: Can he make up his drill ? Captain Weddell : Yes, sir. Mr Knight: What is his con duct ? Sergeant-Major Hudson : It is fairly good now. Captain Weddell : We want four hours. Mr Knight (to defendant): You are handed over to the custody of the area officer, to complete your four hours' drill. William Vickery Smith, senior cadet, was then charged with hav ing, on April 29;h, committed a breach of discipline while on...
So Did the Dog. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
So Did the Dog. The defendant, who w\'as charged with keeping a dog witiiout a license, relpeatedly tried to interrupt the cvi dence, but was hushed each time by the court. Finally the clerk turred to h;!: "Do you wish the court to undler stand that you refuse to renew your dog, license?" "Yes, but-" "We want no 'buts.' You must re new your license or be fined. You know it expired on 1st January." "Yes; and so did the dog!" An amusing story is told of a De vonshire man who invited a Socialist to visit his estate and see w'ult he had done for the villagers. As they drove about the men touch ed their hats and the boys adi girls "bobbed" and curtsied. Soon they passed a man sumok:ug his pipe, Who 'took no notica of tae squire. "Ah!" said the Socius't. "That's the sort of mnan for me N', boawing and scraping." "No," replied the squire; "that's the village idiot." -And so lie was. am ?m m • • m
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
, ~ Sold in 2 oz. and 4 oz. (a'l:tual weight) packed in dainty Silvered 2 ox. Tins. A joy for ever ! SOROSES LIQUID FACE POWDER In these days of out-door life motoring, golfing, boating, etc.,-a reliable and harmless liquid, powder is one of the necessities of life. SOROSES LIQUID FACE POWDER is found by experts to be a perfectly invaluable preparation and a decided improvemen on the old-fashioned dry powder Besides improving the appearance it acts as a shield to the delicate skin of the face against hot winds, dust, smuts, and other extraneous matter. Price 2s 6d. Obtainable at all Ohemists aad It rea. IT IS A MATTER OF FACT. That backache, rheumatism, gout, neuralgia, bladder troubles, stone, gravel, lumbago, sciatica, nervousnees, dizziness, are caused by diseased kidneys. Many men and women look upon.symptoms of these ailments as trifling. But no symptom of kidney disorder is trifling, for it shows that the kidneys are failing to filter the poisonous uric acid from the blood, an...
LOCAL PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
LOCAL PRODUCE MARKET. * Butter (solling) l, is 2!d Eggs (giving) is 3d Cheese (selling), 10d, is Bacon ,, is Id, is 2d Ham ,, le 2d is 4d Wheat (giving) 8s 6d Potatoes ,, 8s Onions ,, 9s Bran ,, is 2d bu?. Chaff (selling) £8 53 Flour ,, 15s. Pollard ,, is 3i Calfskins (giving) 5d to 6d lb Sh?opskins ,, 4} to 51 lb Hldes ,, 4d 6d lb
FOURTH PAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
FouRTe PAGE.- Proscution of Cadte . Good Wheat for Hay, Wheat Storage Silo Filling, Land Clearing with Eep . ives, Football Fixtures, Public Me't log-and the Military, Brevity Bure " Settlers from America, etc. UNVVACCINATED INFANTs. - At t, Dookie Court yesterday, before Ilee? fas Cummins and John M'Douci' = J.P's., the following were tined 10s foti. or negleoting to have their childtl vaccinated: T J Barry, J C Beattie,l Rorridge, W C Kellow, S Lamrock, J;j?. Marsland and J A Sutherland. LoI'e'IG O TEES. - An elect I motor is being installed at the Sht_ parton Flour Mitls; and the uefortun?; part of it is that, in order to make - for the electrio wires it has been fout; necessary to lop away some of the b trees in Fryers-street, from the Wyc; ham-street intersection-thus conside ably reducing their funo appearance, ah the arboreal beauty of the thornughb, PosT.OFFvIC ALTERATIONoS.-MIr .J H:uffer, senior inspector, was in Shi parton on Tuesday, and made ani:s epection of the Post-O...
THE PRICE OF A HARVESTER. NO WRITTEN CONTRACT. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
THE PRICE OF A HARVESTER. NO WRITTEN CONTRACT. Samuel Kerr claimed from Timms Bros. (Joseph and Matthew) the sum of £20, the price of a harvester. Mr M. Grant appeared for the plaintiff; and Mr Abernethy for the defendant. The defence was that under the Sale of Goods Act a contract for sale of goods over £10 must be in waiting. Also, there must be acceptance or part pay. ment. At the close of the evidence Mr Knight said that the law on the subject was clear. The defendant stated that he took the machine away to see if it fulfilled the conditions: but that the conditions were not fultilled, Mr Grant : You have evidence before you that the conditions were fulfilled. Mr Abe:nethy: There was no accep. tance, Mr Grant: Defendant. took the ms chine away, and we lost our lien. Mr Knight : I will give you permission to withdraw, if you like. I think your action is i'. the County Court; but con sider it a caso for settlement, When property is to pass on certain conditions it does not pass co...
SOUND ADVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
SOUND ADVICE. Why worry end doubt when your boots are worn out Where to get footwear to stand all sorts of weather Come straight to H Marshall's where you'll get without doubt Quality and ve!ue and certainly made of leather. Opposite Shepparton News. Constable Baker, who has been stationed at Tatura for the past three months, has resigned from the force.
POLICE COURT ACTIONS. THE PRICE OF A HORSE. "ONE OF THESE MEN MUST BE A TALL SWEARER." [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
POLICE . OURT ACTIONS. THE PRICE OF A HORSE. "ONE OF THESE MEN.MUST BE A TALL SWEARER." John Alezander, farmer, of Caniambo, claimed £0 from James Prentice, a set tler on No. 2 Shepparton Estate, for gcods sold and delivered, the case being heard on Tuesday at the Police Court, before Mr R Knight, P.M. Mr J. Sutherland appeared for the complainant, arnd Mr W. M'C. Aber nethy for the defendant. It was stated by Mr Sutherland that on April 6th, defendant went to com plainant's farm and asked, "Have you a borse for sale ?" Complainant an swered ' Yes," and produced a draught mare, for which he asked £10. De fendant considered the price too much; and pointed out certain defects in the animal, such as a gathering in her neck. He pointed them out himself, so that he knew of them; and the price eventually agreed 'upon being £8, he took the mare away to his own place. On the following Saturday he met the complainant in. Shepparton; told him he had the mare in the yards, and asked if he shou...
SHEPPARTON'S WATER SUPPLY. PUMPING BY ELECTRIC POWER. PROPOSAL SUBMITTED TO THE URBAN TRUST. RATEPAYERS WHO WERE "QUITE SURPRISED." [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
SHEPPARTON'S WATER SUPPLY. PUMPING BY ELECTRIO POWER. PROPOSAL SUBMITTED TO TBE URBAN TRUST.:. RATEPAYERS WHO WERE "QUITE SURPRISED," The monthly meeting of the Shepparton Urban Waterworks Trust was held on Tueslday even ing, when there were present: Come W H Gaze (chairman). F W Fair, W Welshman, G V Furphy, Q W E Rose and W Sheil. "A PART OF TIIE ELECTRIC SCHEMIIIE." SWm Lascelles, secretary, Pro vincial Electroi Development Co. : On behalf of the company submit ted a proposal to pump town sup ply of water. "My directors feel there is a tacit understanding that we should be doing the pumping, in anticipation of which the power. house and plant has been provided; and as the pumping was always considered as part of the electric scheme for the town, we have waited until you tested your pump. ing station, as to quantity and costs, and this has also enabled us to estimate and make the follow ing proposals : That we are pre pared to supply electricity suffi cient to do all your pumping ...
GOOD NEWS FOR LADIES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
GOOD NEWS FOR LIDIES. Ladies will be pleased to learn that at the special request of their many patients, the "Natura" Health Co., Melbourne, have arranged for their highly qualified lady representative to prolong her stay at Shopparton un'il 23rd May. She may be consulted at Court House Hotel daily from 4 to 5.30 p.m. No charge whatever will be made for consultation or advice. Ldies whose health is causing them any anxiety are strongly advised to consult her and learn how good health may be restored to them by means of the won: derful "Natura" Home Treatment, that has cured so many thousands of women and girls. For the convenience of patients and others a full supply.of all medicines will be car.ied. Upon appli. cation a Health Guide for Women will be posted free.
COM. FAIR'S PROTEST. POLLUTION OF RIVERS AND STREAMS. MINISTER OF MINES LATEST MOVE. WATER TRUSTS' ASSOCIATION WRITTEN TO. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
COM. FAIR'S PROTEST. POLLUTION OF RIVERS AND STREAMS. MINISTER OF MINES LATEST MOVE. WATER TRUSTS' ASSOCIATION WRITTEN TO. Prior to the conclusion of business at the meeting of the Shepparton Urban Waterworks Trust on Tugeday evrnlng, Com F. W. Fa'r said he would like to bring a matter before the Commis. sioners which was of great importance to Trush of the whole of Victoria. This matter of protest age:nst the pollution of rivers was first mooted by the Shep parton Urban Trust, which brought it under the notice of the Water Trusts' Association. Some t:nc ago the Go vernment decided to appoint a board to go ;ito the whole matter of dredging and the pollou'on of rivers and streams. He had the honor of having been a member of that board ; a copy of the re port that board eventually submitted to the Government was now in his hands; and a number of recommendations had been made " it, so that the pr.ity of the water supply might be preserved both for d-ink'ng and irrigation pur poses. One...
MELBOURNE MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
MELBOURNE MARKETS. Fat heeoop.-16,650 yarded. Prime crossbred wethors, 238 61 to 25 91 ; extra do 261 61 to 31s, odd pens to 84.3 81; good crossbred wothers, 20s 61 to 223 31; ece:nd do, 17s 9D to 191 31 ; inferior to 16; prime crossbred owes, 223 to.24s 9 ; extra do, 25j61 to 28 3d, odd owes to 32s; good crossbred ewes, 18 31 to 20s; second do, 15, 61 to 17s 33, inferior 'from 103 61; p:irre merino wethors, 203 91 to 223; ex'ra do. 24s to 20s; good do, 161 31 to 193; merino ewes, 12s to 173 51; low-con ditioned owes from 6d." Fat Llmbs.-6800 penned. Prime, 1653 to 18s 3d; exra, 19s to ies; cdd lambs, to 21s ; good do, 12s 91 to 14; second do, 103 6d to Is 91; infericr, from 61. Fat Cattle.-1,925 yarded. Best pens of bullock4, £13 to £14 123 61; extra, to £16 7s 61; with odd beasts to £17 10s ; good pens of bullocks. £11 to £12; good light and bandy weights, £9 10s to £10 10s; second and inferier, from £8. Prime pens of cows, £8 15s to £9 123 61; extra pens of cows, £10 103 to £11 1...
PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
PERSONAL. Rev N D Herring, of Shepparton, has been invited by his brother, the Rev J C Herring, to preach the Chapter sermon at the meeting of the northern rural denary of the Bendigo diocese,, at Echuca on Monday next, May 18th. The death of an old resident of Mooroopna, in the person of Mr Isaac Metcaif, took place on Tues day night. Deceased was 80years of age, and had formerly been a school teacher. The Rev Dr Skelly of Nathalia has been transferred to the Bright and -Myrtleford Roman Catholic parish, in succession to the Rev Father Mahony, who, goes ,to Beeebworth.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
-Sales at Shepparton Corporation Yards. CATTLE .... MAY 26 SHEEP .. ... ... MAY 19 PIGS ... ... .... MAY 18 SALE FIXTURES FOR MAY. Thursday, May 14 Katandra stock sale Tatura Stock Sale Monday, May 15 Clearing sale, Jao Craven, Toolamba West Saturday, May 16 Tatura pig and poultry sale Mooroopna horse sale Township land, Knight-street, account Thomas Jones Houses and land, Maude-street, on account of Mr Smith Sale of livery stables and dwelling, in estate of Catherine Balchin, deceased Sale of furnmiure, on account of Mrs Ford, senr., Nixon street Monday, May 18 Kialla stock sale Shepparton pig sale liepoll monthly stock sale Tuesday, May 19 Sheppar=on sheep sale Thursday, May 21 Tocumwal stock sale Tatura stock sale Friday, May 22 Shepparton special horse sale Monday, May 25 Undera monthly stock sale Murchison stock sale Dookie stock sale Tuesday, May 26- Shepparton cattle sale Thursday, May 28 Tatura stock sale Friday, May 29 Tatura pig sale Mooroopna horse sale Clearing sale, acc...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
AILLER 8TOR ES. SHEPPARTO.N AUTUMN AND WINTER SPECIALS: MEN??'S TWiED CHESTERS MEN'S TWEED CHESTERS MEN'S TWEED CHESTERS AT The'Miller Stores MEN'S SUITS TO MEASURE MEN'S SUITS TO MEASURE at 35s MEN'S SUITS TO MEASURE ATr The Xiller Stores SUIT CASES ?for travelling SUIT CASES, for travelling AT The .Miller Stores Men's Navy OVERCOATS Men's Navy OVERCOATS 21 . Men's Navy OVERCOATS AT . AT The Miller Stores Gent's Velour HATS, latest style Gent's Velour HATS, latest style s 6d Gents' Yelbur HATS, latest style AT The Miller Stores Boy's Navy Serge College Caps Boy's Navy Serge College Caps Boy's Navy Serge College Caps e AT The Miller Stores Boy's Navy Serge Norfolk Suits Boy's Navy Serge Norfolk Suites d. Boy's Navy Serge Norfolk Suits AT AT The, Miller Stores Boy's Strong Tweed Knickers Boy's Strong Sweed Knickers Boy's Strong Tweed Knickers * 6d. AT The Miller Stores Youth's High School Boots Youth's High School Boots AT The Miller Stores Ladies' Black Oxford Shoes s ld Ladies' Bla...
MEAT INDUSTRY AND EXPORT TRADE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
MEAT INDUSTRY AND EXPORT TRADE. TIIE Freezing Works now in course of erection at Shepparton-the im portance of which to town and surrounding country has been descanted on frequently in these columns-naturally bring us to a consideration of the growth of the meat industry and export trade of Australia. These aspects of ihe matter are best illustrated by the ever-increasing company of great ocean liners devoted almost es pecially to this branch of trans port trade. Some of the new liners have a gool storage capacity of from three hundred to four hun dred of thousands of cubic feet, and these vast holds are through the greater part of the year filled with Australian beef and mutton. The greater portion of the beef is shipped from Queensland, and the beef season in shipping lasts from May up till August, when the lamb season begins, Victorie and New Wales supplying by far the greater proportion of this class of cargo, and also of mutton, which has no distinct season. The story of the gr...
SUNDAY SERVICES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
SUNDAY SERVICES. ANGLICAN-V. Sunday after Eastor St. Augustino's, Shepparton-8 a.m., Holy Communion; 11, Matins, Litany and Sermon; 7 p.m., Evonsong and Sermon.-The Rector. All Saints', VI1 logo Sottlement-3.30 p.m., Evensong and Sermon. St. Peter's, Arcadia--ll a.m., Matins and Sermon - Rev D Sherrie. Tallygaroopna-ll a.m., St. John's; 3 p.m., Katandra; 7.30, p m., St Luke's-Rev A G Horner RMETHODIST. - Shepparton, 11 and 7, Rev Smith, Mooroopna, 11. Mr Ford; 7, Rev Phillips. Tallygaroopns, 3, Rev Phillips. Caniambo, 2 30, Mr D Gibbs. Pier Lodge, 3, Mr Metcalf. Tank Corner, 11, Rev Phillips. Kialla, 11, Mr B.. Phillips, Congupos, 3. Rev Smith. Grahamvale, 3, Mr Ezard. PRESEYTERIAN-Shepparton 11 and 7, Shepparton Estate 3, S.S.A., Rev Geo. Paul. Pine Lodge 11', Shepparton Estate 7.30, B.S.A.-Mr A J Eipper. BAPTisT--Shepparton, 11 and 7, Rev J. W, Thomas. Karamomus, 2.30, Mr Love. CnuRcu OF - CRIasT.-Worship 11, Gospel 7, subject, " Why we ask people for a public confession of faith,...
HOTEL FOR "DOWN-AND-OUTS." [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
HOTEL FOR "DOWN-AND-OUTS." An hotel for f'down-and-outs," which has just been opened in Chicago by Mr. Charles Dawes, a millionaire bank president, is filled every night, while many are .turned away for lack of accommodation. Mr. Dawes erecte I the house at a cost of- £20,000, in memory of his son Rufus, who was drowned. - The- hotel, the "Chronicle" says, provides a bath and a night's lodging for 21/d., while private rooms can be secured for ;d. The rules of the house are framed so as. not to hun't the pride of any of the guests. Soup can be obtained for a penny, coffee at the same price, and other food in pro portion. . The place is a godsend to Chicago's poor workers, many of whom are out of employment at pre sent. Every night the place is storm ed by. those who wish to get in out of the cold, a line of nearly 500 men awaiting entrance. The house ac commodates only 300, and the strug gles for priority of place in the line are pitiful to behold.
COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE AT THE CORPORATION YARDS. GOULBURN VALLEY MARKETS. SHEPPARTON CATTLE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE AT THE CORPORATION YARDS. GOULBURN VALLEY MARKETS. SHEPPARTON CATTLE MARISET. Light yardirg cf eat:le to limited number of buyers forward on Tuesday. Market very draggy throughout with prices firm at late rates. Total yarding 408 head inclading only 88 in the fat pens, ohicily medium quality lots with odd pens of prime steers and cows. Quotations: Bullock;, good quality light weights £115 O to £14; good steers £8 103 to £10, green steers £7 2s 6d to £7 10s, good cows £9 7s 63 to £10 12O 6d; medium do £8 lOs to £8 153, light cows £7 7s 63 to £8, indifferent quality do £5 5s to £6 15., good heifers light weights £5 10s to £6 5s, small do £3 15 to £4 103, vealers small from 34s 61 to 463, bulls for trucking £5 5s to £10 103 for extra prime. Store Cattle.-No bullocks or steers ofteriog ; store c~ws from £3 4s to £4 5s, 2 to 3 yr old heifors mixed in lines £3 Os 61 to £3 1ls 20 months old heifers 483 to 52i, young steers and heifers3883 to 43 , poddies fresh con d...
PATTERN FOR CHILD'S KILT AND JUMMPER. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 14 May 1914
PATTERN FOR CHILD'S KILT AND JUMMPER. Many a mother will welcome this simple little frock. It is easily made and would look well in any material. The jumper is separate, the kilt be ing given pon body lining. It repre sents "Everylady's Journal" pattern No. 137-cut for little girls of 4 and 6 years. This pattern may be bought for ninepence from local pattern agent. or will be sent post free to any ad dress if ninepence in stamps is sent to Dept. "A," "Everylady's Journal," 376 Swanston-street, Melbourne. State number of pattern and `'ize required. If a penny stamp is sent to above ad dress a 48-page catalogue will be sent to any reader who writes "send free catalogue." There are two things which cvcry man or woman believes about .him self or herself-namely, that he or she has a strong sense of humor and is a small eater. Most people are con vinced that they are poor sleepers as well, but this is not quite so univer sal an article of belief as the other two. The fellow who knows it a...