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MORE WIFE THAN COUNTRY. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

MOOEE WIFE THAN COUvTRT. The other night, soon after a card meet ing opened. one of the electors present be nca edging for the door, as if he must leave the place. He wass:topped by a friend, who said: " Don't leave us now. I fwant you to i hear what the s)eaker is sating. IHear that! He says we must triumph or the country is doomed." " Yes, I knov, but I've got to edge ,!ong home." wms the re ply. "Home- Great heavens, how can you talk of going home until he has fnisned , that speech There he goes naain. He asks if you wantto see crass growing inthe streets of our cities-our fertile farms re taned to the wilderness, our famiies I crowding the poorhouses until there is no , longer room to receive another." " N, I don't know as I would, but I guess I'll sort o'work my way oun." " Wait tiften mia uts--ten--fie--wait until he tinishes. There it isagain. He asks whether you are a freeman or a slave? Ie wants to know if you have forgotten the patriotic princi plea defended by the blood o...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LORD NAPIER ON THE SURRENDER OF CANDAHAR. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

LOR!D N\A PIE O)N THIE SUR RENDER OF CANDAIIAR. The following is extracted from the MIiinte written by Lord Napier on the ' uc.tiiin f dealing with Candahar. to which references have been re peated ly made in botb Houses of Parlia ment. It was written at Gibraltar, uns'el date of 12th October, 1880: ." What are the several courses open, to ius :rc.iarding Candabar r 1. We nal a :tlitdo it to any chance ruler. . \e mn:v remain in occupation it s ppo-r r f atnme native ruler. 3. WO imar deliver it to Abdur Rahman. 4. \Ve :na :annex the district or such portion .f it, together with the town and fortress. as considerations of nilitary andr political necessity may lead u?s to determine on. The first •ourse woui.1 throw the district open to .onmptlition, and leave it liable to hecitic the sceneu: sanguinary strug gle-. h-r ween rival candidates, and I::abandon the p-aceeable inhabitants to the tmerev of any of the turbulent chi:f: whv could command afollowing Sut if rit wrecks of the Cabu...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. FRIDAY, 25TH MARCH. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

GOVERNMENT GAZETTE. FaroAs, 25TH Marcen. Appointments.-?-r. W. E:lney, Buln Bulm. and Mr. 1". Willis. 3Merton. to be Macristrates for th:e Eastern Bailirick ; and C. 1H. Williams, to be issuer of miners' rights at Tanji!. Seroices dispensed ith.--tn consequence oi reductions in the Customs service. W. NX:ho.soa. 1ottman, and J. F. Belcher, in2msergr, at Port A'b2rt, hvre been dis 5rusesd with. Polling place.-Buleoback has been ap pointed a pollin ,,lace for the Wonnonwatta division of the Eleetoral district of North Gippsland. Mining leases to he granted.-A. E. Moore, 25a. Tanjil, Russell's Creek. Land Sales.--'laralgon, 26th April. Contract accepted.-Bridge at the Copper Mine, Moe to Wailhalla road, tR. Matheson. .19.97, Re-adverrised mail services.-Tenders will be received till April 20 for the follow ing services : Trafalgar and Narraean. Drouin and Neerim, Warragul and Burn iuln, TrmIrlgon and Port Albert, Flinn's Creek Railwery Station and Upper Flinn's Creek Schoolhouse. Land ...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Warragul Guardian. THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 1881. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

ýº e 1ýýTlarilnid iiuirbian. THURSDAY, MARCHI 31, 1SS1. D.IULY oar attention is called to the very great disadvantage at which saw mill proprietors, sp'itters, wood-cutters and others engaged in the timber trade in this portion of South Gippsland are placed, and the inconveniencee that is caused through the neglect of the railway department in not affordiing proper facilities to assist this impor tant industry. It d(e: seem to u° that of all the Ministers who have honored our di:t ict with a visit, Mr. \0TOCns is the only one who h:as de parted with the knowledge that we have timber en ourlandý'. But whether they are cognisant of ihis fact or not, we intend to keep the matter so fully ventilated, that shoul l they be aware of it and pay no 1 eel, it shall always be a thorn in their sides, a question that they cannot put at one side with out doing an injustice to thousands who suffer from the evil effects. The want of a sufficient number of trucks seems to be greatly felt. It is only...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TELEGRAPHIC NEWS. [BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.] (FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.) Traralgon. Wednesday Evening. TRARALGON RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

TELEGRAPHIC NEWS. Jsr EZ.LCTIcr TnELLGaPui. (FRx ora . ow- co=aSPOaDE?L.) Traralon. Wednesday Evening. TEARALGOX RACES. The foflowina are the resurts af each race at the neetinitoa-day: iLUMzn? Pu?TE. Gregory B.ro................................... 1 Na oleon............................................. Crow's Roos.-...................................... TEaax.nOa HAnocap Onr? t ...........................................1 elie...... ............................. Hucs Hranr Eiesr. Paddy's Land.................................... 1 Giregery Brown ................................. SELLISO lACK RiCE. Je-rm5............................ ........ - 1 SBrm n i&S.xsz. Tur' :ei ...._....... ............................. . J7~rr;------------------------- - -------------------- etarm?ni.....-......................... Ir ..........................................2 P,". . s.... ................................. 3

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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A SUBSTITUTE FOR METAL ROADS. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

A SUBSTITUTE FOR 3LETAL ROADS. At the present rime the corpora tion of Melbourne are engaged in the construction of a piece of road in Swanston-street, and it will, perhaps, surprise some of our readers to hear that for metal wood is being substi tuted, and that from Warragul (where there are no roads) the material for the formation of the road in one of the busiest thorouthfares in 3IMel bourne is being obtained. For: many years past experiments have been made in both Eugland and America, and these have proved beyond all doubt that wooden roads are the best. cheap est, and most durable, and require lit- I tie, if any, watering. Melbourne, I ever foremost in the field. has also made an effort in the same direction; and, a trial having been made, it has been decided to take up the metal and use wood instead. In a recent report submitted by the Citv Surrevor:it was shown that the total cost of wooden roads, as laid by the corporation, would be. 13s. per cubic yard. At the present: tim...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE GIPPSLAND LAKES' ENTRANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

THE GIPP$LA.ND LAKES' ENTRANCE. Yesterday at noon the deputation from I Gipsliand wait-Bd on the Chief Secretay at I the Treasury, on the subie-t of the Lakes' Entrance. Between 50 and tO0 persons were ,resent. :mong them being the Hons. Wm. M'Culto:h. J. Wallace, and W. J. C:arke, 4M.L.C.;: Messrs. 3i'Lean. 3I'Kean, Mason. Waila, e. W. Callashan. J. Toohey, G-ard ner, Eol on. and L. L. Smith, Ms.L.A.; the I ',Layor (tir. J. J. English), and several of the Borough , unsciors of Sale; Mr. W m. Lis:i, reresenting the Shire of Rosedale: Messrs. Crossiey (Tarrarile) and Gray SFcsrr: raereresenting South Gippsiand ; and , ther sent emen from Bairnsdale, Newry, and .th r ac-s ,f the ,istrict, and Iei bourne. A pretmlinary meeting of the depu tali n was held at the White dart. and or rangements made for the interview. Un ,ntern? the room. the Chief Secretary espressed- sirsrise at the mari u se of the de:utatron. and requested them to proceed .:nth busin s. Mr. MlLemn introduced the subjec...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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VICTORIA STEAM SAWMILLS. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

VICTORIA.. STEAM SAWMILLS. The extensive operations that are now being carried- on at the above umills. and the large amount of work entailed in their: construction at the outset. hns so fully impressed. upon our minds the importance that ii attached to them, that a report thereon is necessary to bri:g under notice the invaluableness that must be placed on this progressive industry. For those who are resident in the locality, or, indeed, any resident in South (iipps land, the following description may be of little interest, as the facts are already too well known ; but it is for the information of those who.live at a distance, and are- consequently un acquainted with diir local industries. that we venture to lav before them a few, interesting items in connection with one of these industries, which.if looked upon in a proper light; must eventually, prove so beneficial to the selectors, as ii is the only means we know- of whereby the timber can be taken off the landi, and turned at on...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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THE SONGS AND MUSIC OF IRELAND. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

THE SONGS AND 31MISIC OF IRELAND. The celebrated lecturer, the Rev. D. F. Barry, O.S.B.. delivered his inter esting lecture entitled " The Songs and Music of Ireland" in the Warrag,:l .Athenmum, on Friday evening last. There was a marked improvement in the attendance on the occasion to what has been the rule of late; and the to tal proceeds we are informed were about £10. The lecture was given in aid of St. Benedict's Monastery. In verness. Scotland. to which it is in tended to make a very extensive addi tion, to cost about £70,000. The Rer. P. .1. Smith. who occupied the chair. introduced the lecturer with a few appropriate remarks. and made a pointed observation in reference to the power of the pulpit in the olden time to what it had in the present een tnry. The rev. lecturer, on rising. was heartily applauded, and prefaced his remarks with some thrilling illustra tions of the power and infllence which music had over man and animals, and its appeals to the human soul. IHe I then r...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

Public Notices. N Advanntgeous Investment, open to all classes in the Colony of Victoria, without regard to rank or position in life. PROSPECTUS OF THE VICTORIAN CO-OPERATIVE DRESS SUI'PLY A?JSCIATION (LIMITrrD.) To supply on Co-o?perative Principles every descri1.tiou of Ladies' and Gentlemen's Clothing, liv?oehold Furniture, Ac., Ae. ( Regiotered under the Conm, anies' Statue, 1iSl i.) CAPITAL £100,000 IN 100.000 SIHARES OF £1 EACH. Issue of 20,000 shares of fl each, to be paid as follows :-Five shillings per share on allotment, r'ive shillings per share one month after allotment, live shillings per share three months after rllotment, and five shillings per share six months after allot meent, therhy making the shares fully paid rlp, and thereupon shareholders can~rot under any cireumsttnces incur any further liability. Both Lotdis and Gentlemen may subscribe for shares. DIRECTORS: 1W. II. CUTTS, Esa., J.P., M.D., trustee of the Mo:bourne Savings' Bank. E. J. NANSON, Esq., Professo...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

Mail Coaches,: &c. C OBB and CO'S COACITES in connee tion with the VICTORTAX RAIL. WAYS : SAT.E TO BArNm?RDAsr, 2 p.11. daily (Snn lays exeptesli, returning daily at 9.i:0 a.m. dnn at Sale :1.2o0 p.m. Fare, 10s. e'rlchies will leave Railway Station, M3oe, Sun ider : Cetper'e Creek. Iiappy-go-Lneky, and W\alhalla, every Tuesday, Tlharseday, and Saturday, at 11.30 a.m., returning on Mon layr, \Wednesday, and Friday, at oS .m., ar rivin ast Ie in time for the afternosn train for 3falk'irne. - TMails also leave Moe for Tanjil same days and time. ROBERTSON. TWAGNER. & CO.. Proprietors. ROYAL TMAIL LINE OF COACHES. WARRAGUL TO BRANDY CREEK AND DROUIN WEST. A COACHI will leave Scott's Royal I_. lotel, Warra~.al for the nhovenamed pi:nes on arrival of mornin? trains from Meibonrne and Sale, retnrning in time for evening trains. ROTRFIT L. SCOTT. Pronrietor. TEMPLETON'S ROYAL TMAIL LINE OF COACHES. TRARALGON TO WALHALLA. TITE COACHI leaves the TRailway Station Traealgon. far ...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

DEATH. CULLIS.-On the 26th March, 1881, Isabella Cullis, dearly beloved wife of E. A. Cullis, selector, Warragul.

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A TERRIBLE AND FATAL VOYAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 31 March 1881

A TERRIBLE AND FATAL VOYAGE. By the arrival at Liverpool of the Allan Royal Mail steamer Circassian, information has been received of the stranding of the Liverpool barque Bristolian, through which disaster four men perished, whilst the remain ing nine of the crew underwent the greatest possible privations. The Cir cassian brought the mate and three others of the crew of the Bristolian, one of whom, Robert Blackhall, a seaman, gives an account of his terrible adventures. The Bristolian, it appears was a barque of 871 tons, owned by Mr. John Herron, of Liverpool, and originally left the Mersey for Quebec, from which port she sailed on the 19th November for Port Glasgow, with a cargo of timber. Fearful gales were encountered shortly after leaving, the atmosphere being intensely cold. The gales continuing, the sails were blown completely away, whilst the waves, which made clean breaches over the vessel from time, to time, froze into masses of ice in a few minutes - in fact so severe wa...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Fashion Items. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

The Parisin pig aid elephint dangle in preoioous metals fromn'pcc bor ohetrs and chains : The pig is sopposed to bring good luck, and the elephant synbolises wiedom. The pig fashion is said to have beens set by the 1Empress of Austria, whose runaway . horse was diverted from a dangerous course by a pig sho ran cross its path..,. , ith tthe fair iex th w'lsv of tihe ring' are: plain or chased ring on. the little finger of the ribgt iandi implies 'not e gcd,' or, in othe ords; ready for ppos ealed or otherwise. When engageed the ring passes to the. first finger of the left hand. When inmarried, the third finser reoirceives it. If the fair one proposes to defy the siege of her heart she places the rings on her first and foarth fingers--one on each-like two charms, to keep asway the tempter., It. is, somewhat singular that this dispositido of rings is rare. Some Parisian elegantes lately proposed to themselves the problein how women who set the fashioncdiiuld-dren i thenielves so as to ...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A FATAL ACCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

A FATAL ACCIDENT. An accid nt of a painful characteroncurred on Saturday afternoon, at the South Yarra railway station, which unfortunately ended fatally to the pilot of the afternoon train frotm jrinco ;-bridfe to Gippsland. Tho train was tten in chargo by the pilot Robert IPahoer, aged 33 yetrs,and convoyed over the fl.asoins Biay ine as far as South Yarra. U 1 a:rival at that station the traiu was tra: :,ir at the puce of four miles an hour. It has been a practice for some time past for the pilots, on arrival at South Yarra, to step oit the engine on to the ,platform. and the ldeoeaaed, who 'sad done the same scores of tiunes before, jumuped off the train. By some unfortunate circunstance he nia sol his footing, and in an instant was dran n under the wheez of one of the ear rages, and, notwithotanding that the train was brought to an immediate standstill on observation o tihe occurrence. one of the sieels passed over hinm, crushing his right foot and stomachL. The unfortunate moa...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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AN OLD STORY. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

AN oLD STORY. sFishermnan John is brave and strong, . None more brave on the coast then hie; He owns a cottage and fishing smack As snug as ever; need be... And what is truer. thaln I could wish, Fisherinaii Johniloves mii. Often and often when day is done, , - With smiling lips and eager eyes , He comes to woo.nme; in every way That a man inay. try he tries To win mei ;'bst that lie can never do, Thousgh lie woonme till lie dies. Fisherman Jack is a poorer mian; He owns not'cottage nor fishing smack, Buttaswinning voice and sinile are his, And a manly 'grade. lMck ! 'It will not breals my heart to tell That I love Fislhernan Jak, 'He loves not mie ; but every night He sits at the feet of Kate Mahon ; Never a heart has she for him-i For she loves Fisherman John, Who cares no more for love of hers Than the sea hssails upon. Often we wonder, do Kate and I, I That fate oshould cross us.so cruelly. We think:of the lovers we do not love, And dreamn of what.life would be, If only Fisherma...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

-FOR..BETIER ..ORýOPR 1.RKSJ.. There nas.a gttlo tap at m doortis morning. "%I "id~,s'_Cone ..i/ t :Thminking my siinips had not been heard I arose and was advau'ingtnW'tlie or *honit suddeanlyopened, and ,Mrs.t Wiltern entered thoTooi. .;Sheoapproachedii m ieand thre wher-rc1 inolri coiet mehan-Ierlecad '01'am so h A rppy 'M:Thuirsto.n a Releasingimyelffiherlsprismdic em brace I'pl'eed her uponi a chair, begging her l ee'compiosed:. 1 . mnrI "L:*: )ii.a FroI Pr the' fab 'tiat °I' dm 'liacheldr and, lMres! Wilteria"itarried lidy, suspicibnes people- iight'surmisethat theroewas some thiug wrong between the;lndy and miyofelf. . naure aeuch poople atmoncethastthere islitle; cog of the kind. Iam a greylehaired oldinaii -as old's Mirs. Wiltein's father, if tli iioor' old man was-now-alive';-and.Mrs. Wiltern, vlhy she is as pore as hecr littloe baby, who died about tee 'years;kago andg went tor Heaven, Then, I have known her from a' child:d. She was ,e't'gea f pe 'niicie far away 'to` the...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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Tales and Sketches. THE CAPTIVE OF GIPPSLAND. CHAPTER III.—(Continued.) [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

&nlP6 aft ýhtfc~t . THE CAPTIVE OF GIPPSLAND CHAPTER III.-(Continuetd.) The stockman who turned out toi . Williams foundhim by no means so ea or his "turn below" as is usually the case with sailorswhen on duty. In fact, as sooun as he announced to the mate that he was prepared to look afterthe safety, of..tho party for. a coeple'ot hours; tbe lafter dkiilaredinitauten-- tion of making an exploring expedition round the camp, to see i all thebuts were deserted, intending;:more:especially;:to:ascertain,:if possible, the fate of Gooroomul, and the ulti mate destination'of'Petker. "' ,Theastaidy boshma, 'whiose' name was Taylor; unhesitaiidgly ekpressed his disap probation of the, sailor attempting suiich an expedition aloide adding, by way of climax, "And supposj you're set upon and' killed qietlyby the niggers;, here'we shall be, wait' wairt wait, al' the morning;sand .youonevr cominghele when prhliaps' theveiy time we waste might just serve us to catch the young lady." "" "All...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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THE GROWTH OF RAILWAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

THE GROWTH' OF RAILWAYS: The 15th September was memorable as the fiftieth anniversay of- the establioh* mnent-of the railway system-for koodesand passengerstrafle-in the United kingdom. On thatdayr.half a centnry agd, theline to- Manchester was opened, thd starting ofthe first- train being attended with an accident, which resulted in the death of Mr. Huskisson. We are informed that the engineer now lives near Birmingham who turned the handle of the engine which set the train in motion. Half a century ago a speed exceeding ten miles an- hour was considered tantamount to flying in the face of Providence, and the Quarterly Beview deprecated a faster rate. Now the Flying Dutchman runs daily from London to Plymouth at- fifty three miles and a quarter an hour without exciting the least surprise. Half a mil lion persons are employed- in connection with railways in Great Britain and Ire land. Their total paid-up capital has ex panded, to £800,000,000, the total number of passengers conveyed...

Publication Title: Warragul Guardian And Buln Buln And Narracan Shire Advocate
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AUNT NAB, CONNECTICUT'S WITCH. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian and Buln Buln and Narracan Shire Advocate — 7 April 1881

AUNT NAB,, CONNECTICUT'S WITCH. In a recent numberrof the Stasdard appeared a sketch'of '"Aunt'.Nab,S the renowned witch of PFairfield.' We' re member to have listenied with breathless silence and childish wonder to stories told of her by; one of her' contemporaries: The following one which was, believed to be truewe . distinctly;iecollect: In the immediate vicinityoE this notable person age resided an old gentleman of sterlig character.and worth-enough of a Presby terian' to 'defy witohes or devils,:and of " muscular piety and courage" to grapple ;with foes material or ghostly. Our hero was a farmer by profession and after he had forced the rugged soil to yield her scanty crop and the grain was 'safely garnered he frequently missed quantities from his bins. He watched the witch in vain.. She eluded his grasp and vanished into thin air whenever he thought he dis earned her in the darkness of night. These petty depredations continued, and he, becoming impatient, at last constructed a...

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