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ORBOST PETTY SESSIONS MONDAY, MAY 18. (Before Messrs Ross, James, Cottman and Cameron, J s.P.) [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
ORBOST PETTY SESSIONS MNONDAY, MAY418. (Before Messra Ross, James, Cottman and Cameron, T s.P.) Johan Bala, who had been arrested on Saturday night when drunk and in capable was discharged with a ciution. A carrier's licence was granted to J. W. Pleydell. AN. UNLAWFUL GAME. Arthur Harold and L. H. Ashby were charged with playi *g an unlawful game known as "Two-up," and pleaded guilty. Evidence was given by Constable Martin that he had caught the two de fendants tossing up money on the New merella road on the 13th inst., and had impounded the money, consisting of three hslf crowns which he found on the ground and in defendant Ashby's pocket. Ashby had attempted to get away, evidently to avoid being summoned, and had been arrested at Nowa Nowa. Defendant Harold said that he had met Ashby casually on the road and had been induced to play, although he had never done so before. Mr Mosley, who appeared for Ashby. pleaded for leniency, but the benDh, in view of the fact that the law provid...
BROKEN COLLAR-BONE. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
BROKEN COLLAR-BONE. A very comnmon accident, particularly amolllnllg prsons wIo go in largely lo' ath!ctcis is - broken oollar-hone; the injury being easily caused by a tall or bludden jerk, such as occur frequeniitly when c 1,ing, running, or tenns-pJay ing. The cJilar-boncs are the two boucs wh]lich go Irotn tlhe breastbone or sternum to the shoulders, antd are very liable to injury, a ball on lthu elbow or shoulder being enough to f'racture themu. Fortunately, the bones rejoin with eqlal ease, asld a fractulo of tlloln rarely causes any perllanleilt inconvelll nce. 'lhe .injury is first discovered aftLer a faull by a swelling above tho bone which is brokein, an if the swel ling is pressed pain is felt, and a. light. grating noiso may be heard, caused by tho rubbing together of the ends of the broken bone. Thl, injury should, it possible, be at. once attended to by a doctor', the arm having been placed in a sling until his arrival; but if a doc tor is not available at once tlhe fI...
FOOTBALL [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
FOOTBALL Tile football season was opened under favorable conditions on Saturday. The weather was good, although rain threatened at one time, and the ground was in perfect order. The Municipal Band played in Main street and on the ground during the afternoon and helped to attract as well as to enliven the very respectable crowd that assemb!ed to see conclusions tried between the Orbost and Newmerella teams. Both clubs were fitted out in their new uniforms and made a very good display. R. McHenry officiated as central umpire and gave general satisfaction. Orbost missed a good man in Nixon, who was unable to attend, but managed to secure a win, after a very evenly-contested game, by 45 points (5.15) to 44 (6.8). Blaikie, a new Orbost player, was the best man on the ground. Only one thing interfered with the afternoon's enjyment, and that was due to one or two barrackers, who, followed by a horde of boys, encroached on the oval and prevented the spectators from see ing a great part of t...
Terribly Tempted. A SERIAL STORY BY ANNABEL GRAY. CHAPTER XVI (Continued.) [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
epted i A SERIL\J4 STOi-Y B3Y ANNIABEL GErAY. CHAPTER. x\i (Continued.) Nvrto jilet iure, " -ndkh.day 30ollo0s 115.~ . Nevoer to k-iss mOr c 0 011e lips are c?ly. " -. y ucs.liar.ig.-n - -iy lost cdarliii-- . . Iy slarewoll, anal-go " " e I drew hliis hand ovedr hs cy?s, which suddemy filled wlrll. tears. 'he ..words of -ha song rang' in his eaIrs, tlney halunted Ius imncmary like -ghosts .aiting to be "'aijd." lie musu ever .regret this woman who had given himn : Sa sort o6 w0'siup. oliney -must :ie found at all ilzards. Biaccarat, ,norse racing, too-ail lhad failed 1im. lIra wormt was still the cod of his idoear',;i lto e liked stlish-soceity, dances,- chi ners, Intrigues wita great Jlaies-in a; worit-asilon, and. ius hoilow mockery. T'e soul of this man wais so smaill, 11o i.was so detestab!le a mixrturo of vanity and sihfisnes--t~hat. though not warlo- " ..ly :destir te of somen good. points-. ..tritfls ulrulid hii. Tue 'smilo or a professional beauty, : nqotice ? rom a prince, ...
RETURN OF THE PRODIGAL. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
IRETURN OF THE PRODIGAL. Heiry did not get cin s-cry well with his people at honie, so ie enlisted, and aftt'r a tilme went, to India. After manii ye.'r's lie returned to his native village, thuin ig how silijirised the old hulk a oull te. He w'lked along the village street ins ins siartc-lockuig iiniieorm, nis heart beatiiia tast as lie iieare(l the old ho ie. Up -iing the gate, lie walked up the gravel path. Just tteu a ferocidus dog rushed sut aund gralbed his leg. S-b 'in thie dog elf, lie speedily ra ,ain d the ioaduri, and w.s standising at thlo other side of the feneo ewhen his icther caine olt. ii, iny s c!i'" said the o!di man. "Iiethe juiodigal, you have retuuru ed!" '` _s," giiowhd the soldier, "but ia:s your dog that's enjoyed the fatted calf!" Mr. Frederick T. Kings, a veterin ary surgeon, who lived at Lilydale, died sudldeoly on Friday nighst wih ie talking to Mr. Kendali; at the Veter inary College, Royal Park. Mr. Kings was 84 years of age, and for milny years ihe ha...
MAIL ARRANGMENTS. MAILS CLOSE AT ORBOST FOR [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
MAIL ARRANGMENTS. *- 6 - MAILS CLOSE AT ORBOST FOR Cuninghame. Bairnedale, Melbourne, etc., daily at 8.30 a.m. Bonang, Bendoo, Delegati· River, Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 p~m. Murrungowar, Tuesday, 9a.m., Satur. day, 8.30 a.m. Brodribb, Cabbag~e Tree, B~emm, Olub Terrace, Com~bienbar, Genoa, Saturday, 2.30 p.m. Marlo, Saturday, 3 p.m. MAILs DUEI AT gRBOST FROM Curringhame, ·Bairnsdale, Mielbourne, etc., daily, 2 p.m. Bonang, Bendoc, Ddegegte River, Tuesdays and Fridays, 6 p.m. MIurrungowar, Monday, 2 p.m. Brodribb, Bemm, Cann, Genos, Thursday, 2 p.m. Nows Nowa, Bruthen, Saturday, 2 p~m.
RAILWAY TIME TABLE TRAINS DEPART FOR MELBOURNE DAILY: [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
RAILWAY -TIME TABLE TRAINS DEPART FOR MEL BOURNE` DAILY: Sale, 7.40 a.m. Arrive at Flinders street 1.30 p.m. Bairnedale, 2.15 p.m. Sale, 4.88 p.m. Arrive at Flinders street at 10.25 p.m. MONDAYS : Bairnedale (via Malffra), 5.40 a.m. Arrive at Fdanders-street 1.30 p.m. THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS: Baeirnedale, 5.40 a.mu. Arrive at Flinders street 1.30 p.m. TRAINS .LEAVE MELBOURNE DAILY: Flindoer street 7.52 a.m. Arrive at Sale 1.26 p.m., Bairnedale 3.25 p.m. Flinders street 4.30 p.m. Arrive at Sale 10.20 p.m. MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS and SATURDAYB: Phoders street, 4.30 p.m. Arrive Bairnedale 12.25 a.m.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
r"DO OU " KNOW THIS P" Our represontativo, Mr Beck, will visit your district, and bring with him Samples of all that is Newest and Best in MEN'S and BOYS' CLOTHING and LADIES' TA1LOR-MADE COSTUMIES. He will be pleased to pay you a visit in your own home if you will drop him a line, C.o. HARRIS' CLUB HOTEL, ORBOST, LINCOlLN, STUART & CO., PTY., LTD., FLINDERS ST., MELBOURNE. "The House for High Value." HUGH WILLIAMS BEGS to innounce that he hLs taken over the Underteking Busine?s form.rly carried en by Mr James Pleydeil and is prepared to conduct Funerals in any part of the district at reas?onabl- rates. .: All conveniences supplied on application. Inauiries may be made at Messs Drever mann ano Co.'s, Lronmoners, T. J. McCOY, Undertaker, S Wolseley Street, Orbost. Funerals Conducted in all ports of the district. Plain, Trimmed and Polished Collins. FIRST.CLASS BEABSE AND P'LUMEn Charges Mloderate. T J. McCOY, who has 38 years' experi ence, knows what you reqruire. G. II. VICK...
WORKER'S COMPENSATION ACT, 1914 [VICTORIA] [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
WORKER'S COMPENSATION ACT, 1914 [VICTORIA] By the provisions of tbis Act, liabi lity of a very serious nature is imposed on all employers of labour--whether it be domestic, clerical or manual. Hitherto an employee has had certain rights of recovery of damages in respect of injuries received in his employer's service, through defective plant or through negligence of the employer or of persons- in his service. Now, how ever, no care on the employer's part will be of avail, as the Bill provides that the employer will be responsible for all and every accident sustained by his em ployees during the course of their ern ployment. I YOUR LIABILITY. 1. CoarPxsstTiox, The Compensation payable is: ACCIDENT SECTION. (a), In .case of death-A sum equal to three years' wages of the deceased or the sum of £200, whichever is greater, but not ex ceeding £500 in all. (b). Where death does nt result from the injury-Half wages, not exceeding £1 10s per week until recovery, or until the sum of £500 has b...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
?~'·zir: .. 1~.. Lj: ~ P~ x -~ ·· ~lle G~: r ,-··.·-,.-. ·(5_ ~;~~,C··:·~· t~J~t. I~ i·.·.;i,:· -~:~··;·~i-~""~"" "~:;·' -~-' H-arrison San Mig??u . IOP. LTD., COK UIERCHANTS, AN SUPPLY HOUSN ~O---ii Srewers. Aeratdi W1ater Manufacturrs Wotel Keepers, Bakers, and Refreshmnent Rooms. Correspondnce Invited of All Articles used in the above trades. Note Address- 304i FLI.4DERS STREET, M ELBOURNE. C. E MILLER I AND CO., ------ T he --- REOiVEPS AND STOERS. .17 COJLLINS STREET, MELa. 'Ph'ones-927S-92 tt. Laurge number Vanrs constantly travelling country; weo waunt back loading. Write us. If railing, cousign to us, Spencer Street, and advise. Stores, Brick, subdivided in small rooms at current rates. We have VANS RETURNING to - JELBOURNE -- during MAY. AND JUNE, from Corowa, Wangaratta, Benalla, Bendigo, Miaryllorougli, Hamil ton, C;amperdown, Ballarat, Ararat, Wbarragul, Healesvleic, - Shleppartion, Murchison. - Back Loading Wanted. ~-In: fasio DYES -s e _n__ i YOU CAN SAVE NEW DRESSES -...
GENOA-MALLACOOTA MAIL [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
GENOA-MALLACOOTA MAIL -4~-- MIr Bennett, M.P., has received a letter from the Postniaster-General's Department to the following effect: " Adverting to your str.ong personal re presentations relative to a communica tion from Mr W. J. Cameron, secretary Progress Association, Genoa, in connec- tion with the mail service between Genoa and Mallacoota, I beg to inform you that tenders were invited for the conveyance of the mails by road, as at present, and alternatively, by motor boat, and as a satisfactory offer for a motor boat service has been received, approval has been given for its accep tance for a triennial period commencing on the 1st July next."
ORBOST HOSPITAL FUND [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
ORBOST HOSPITAL FUND The Provisional Committee desire to acknowledge with thanks the following dona'tions towards the booth and lun cheon room at the show: Mr W. Cum ming, 3,; Mrs A. Richardson, 4 bttles raspberry vinegar; Miss Waller, 2 cases apples; Mr A. B. Munro, be; Mrs Peterson, 2.; Mrs Gargan. scer. 2s 6d; Mrs \lorgan. Mj. r's Creek, joint of beef, 2 bottles pickles; Mrs Hutchisoo, cake; Mr Royce, 2s 6d; Mrs Cotterill, cake; Mrs L. Ross. ox toogue and chili ordial; hire Rickard, lemon syrup *nd cake-; Mrs Kerr, lIb tea; Mrs Temple, llb tea; Mrs Reed; sear, case apples, case pears; Mr, A. Robinson, case apples. case pears; Mrs Nancarrow, cakes; Mr HIaycx. joint beef; Mrs Arkins, joint beef; Mrs Ashby, quinces; Mr Warren, case apples; Mrs Price, joint meat; Mr Hambrook, 5s; Mr J. Dawson, is; Mrs Hocking, cake; Mrs Slatterie, 12bs sugar; Mrs Stagg, cake; Mr P. Irvine and Mr Phil. Robinan. milk for three days; Mr G. King. 2-; Mr E. Feely, 2s 61; Mrs Wehner, grapes; Mrs Saunders, ...
NEW MECHANICS' HALL [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
NEW MECHANICS' HALL A meeting of the general committee in connection with the movement for. the erection of a now Mlechanics' HFall was held on Monday evening, when-re ports were received from the various sub-committees. The concert committee are arranging to hold a series of entertainments at an early date Skating will be carried on once a week, the proceeds of. the first carnival beiog about £4 The ladies who have to deal with the buziar reported in favor of hdolding it in the beginning of November, but before definitely fixing on the date it ewas de cided to find out if it is practicable to bold it in show week next year. The general committee will meet again on Wednesday next.
PUBLIC MEETING [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
PUBLIC MEETING At a public meeting held on Wed nesday evening In the Mechanics Insti tute the following were nominated for appointment as trustees of the hspital reserve, viz : Messrs D. Munro, A. J. Rickard, A. J. Richardson, H. James and L. Ross. A statement of the receipts and ex penditure of th, Provisional Committee since the last balance sheet was submit ted on 28th Octuber, was read, to the following effect: R'ceipts-Balance, 28th Oct., 1913, £149 144 8,1; Interest, 8· 3.1; addi tional r.cipts, Carnival, £13 10·; social, Combiebr, £1 2j; hire of tar paulins, £1 5:; proceeds of booths, Miarlo, athletic sports and show, £29 9s Id; collection boxes, £2 17s.-Total, £198 6s. Expenditure-Purchase tarpaulin, £4 O10s; printing and advertising, £1 2s; petty cash and bank charge, £1 5s; balance, fixed deposits, £180; current account, £11 9s.-Total, £198 6G. The committee's assets were valued at £223 19s.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
There was a very fair attendance at tihe benefit concert in the Me chanics' Hall -last evening, and the programme presented by the Pierrots appeared to please the audience. The parts had been well rehearsed and capably directed by M1r Norman M]acdonald. The Rev. 'Joseph Nicholson, Su perintendent of the Scripture Cam paign Council, addressed a meeting in the lMechanics' Hall on VWedncs day night on "The Nation's Book in the Nation's schools." There wcro sabout 60 persons present, and the lecturer, who gave a very interesting address, was attentively listened to. A fuller report is unavoidably held over to next week. At a meeting -of the committee of the Agricultural Society on Wednes day evening the desirability of dis pensing with the concert on next show night in order to allow the Mechanics' Hall-Committee to hold a bazaar in show week was brought up for consideration. After some dis cussion it was resolved that the in coming committee be recommenddd to waive the right to holding...
THE GRADE COW. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
THE GJADE COW. Somn of the breeders of purebred dalry cattle have sllrange notions about acekowledging 'the exlLenico of the grade cow. 'Ibhey seem to be alrnio of something that will rise up to plaguo tho purebred. Tlhis. notion, lin iAL' opimlool "fl[olrd's Dairyman"' llas it. real ioundatiou. On the contrary, tre Amier'an authority just quoted wou;ld hke to sco every etncolu'railgeellt ga've1 to the production of first class grad cows in all the dairy breeds. To pro duce such cows tho farmer must ha]ve a purebred sire. 1-fe must have, also; Sright idea of the grCeat importance ol securillng a. bull of ,ho strongest anIo best blood- lincs. \\ro hav1e only to ril-ett a momulint t' see that it really needs a mue pre potent bnll in the production of grad cows thatn ill aL purebr,,led hlerd. I tie purbrLe herd tho blood of lthe sire is strongly reinforced and uldea d by til agreeing blood of thie femaleun which i. harmonious in blood lines with hinI B3ut when we paine a purebred sire ...
AIR GAS. THE FUTURE LIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
AIR: GAS. THE FUTURE LIGHT. Air Gas lighting has beooie so generally known and recognised as the tuturo method of lighting that it is scarcely necessary To .tat.e tlla.t a well miado and scienticliaily constructed system provides a better qualit. oi light, at considerably less .expOnse, tlhan it fan be had from anyl othe, medium. The low cost of nlailltnance over kerosone and acetylene is, of course, owing to tli fact that with air gas anl incandescent nlantlo is brought into use, whereby 96 per celt. of air is ut. lised, and only 4 per cent. of gas. With keroseno and acetylene . ever' unit of light produced consuiiais the pure keroseno or gas, and practically no air. Acetylene was certainly an improve mlent on kerosene in the way of con velliencl, and at the salme tilla a11 trille lower in c&lt;os' of maintenance. It is, however, next to impossible to pre vent leakages, and the odour andl resi dno is most oljectionabll, and the risk of explhxIon1s will in tnime totally ban ...
MELBOURNE LETTER. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
MELBOURNE LETT/E . (From Our Special Correspondont). cWsth lheu fa'nuro of efforts to irease by immigration the population ,f Australia to something hlke what Is oeeded, it should be natural to expect that more attention be given to con serve the home-grown product. In - spite ch periodical disclosures in con nection with infant mortality, calculat ed to awaken the indignation and com passion of the most callously indifferent citizen, there is still a waste of valu able child lifo that is worso than cri-ni nal. The ignorance and neglect which loses for the State the lives of many infants born under the conventional conditions, is deplorable. There is no reason at all why mothers, young or otherwise, should not be acquaint-en with what is required to raise healthy children. Eduoation upon the rigct lines is readily enough obtainable. Le t such is the indifference, or laziness, or general lack of initiative, that hun dreds of infants which have the right to live and which are needed l...
HOW TO MAKE A MEASURE OF LIQUIDS. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 22 May 1914
HOW TO MAKE A MEASURE OF LIQUIDS. A cvry simllplo method fir miaking a colntallio. hor Iliueors whiich lIlINIsuSre 0gf sav, a quart at each tllle the i qi' iS p0oud, is to tak'e a large cy iiuirical canll, and put in a falo bottoni ulichl holds about a qunart, hetweeul this and the hottomii of lih. vessel. A ouo side of the false bottom is al openimg which collllects witdi the main body of the call; and ou tha othior tube leading to the mouths of thu vessel, so that tilo mouth colnects iii reality ollhy with ttho beforitmnelltloledi rpace. 'This space boing filleld U it4 the liclid, weO tilt the cSn dowil so a" to keep tlhe level in the meain cbntllbel below tie orifice, anid prev .nt furtlCI olitry to Itottoml clhamlllbor, so that di bottoli chablelllhr ao holds u1st 0111 q~uart, andl call be clllptiedh at tli oothr of tlucan.a"Scientific Anmanr call. 'Tllc colmii5ionters of tic State Say ina'iBalk announce that there is avail ale from the last issue of Sayig: 'Bank debenltues the ...