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HEROIC TELEGRAPH OPERATOR SOLE OCCUPANT OF TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

HEROIC TLEG1 4RAPH OPIC1ATOR SSOT?F OCCUP\1!sP OF TOWN. By oirciing Kogoshim was desert ed.. The 6nlv living souT left in the town was a plucky telegraph operator, 'lifo' Said chosen to remain at-his post. Thil hidai telegraphed yesterday that the 'ihlisi ` place: was covdred "with aiif.es, while dense clouds of smoke' ci voloped the, ruined city no added that the earthquakes wAere becominig increasingly lihorribh1e LATER NEWS. ISLATND IN FLAMES. AWE-INSP'IRING SPECTACLJE : GRI.AT TIDAL nnE.n: ',V Tokio, Jain. 14. :'ho nactivity cf Siklurashimnai com mienced by, enornmois columns of s'moko bursting from severial points. Forty hriniste'latber'th o eptioon fromi the sumsmit iras in frill force. Tioe eouses oi the oeast:sidoe of Sakura ijhina were' first to take fire. : 'lho survivin~ g inhabitants thronged tle beach, and the 'police coninan deered lighters and took the refugees to places of safety. The heat wag intense and the sky wias darkened by the smoke. Seen frosi the nminland th...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
VOLCANO IN ERUPTION TERRIBLE DISASTER IN JAPAN. THOUSANDS OF LIVES LOST. ANCIENT TOWN DESTROYED. VILLAGES WIPED OUT. (Reuter's Telegram.) Tokio, Jan. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

VOLCANO IN ERUPTION TERRIBLE DISASTER IN JAPAN. ,,TH OkUSANDS ?O , LIVES LOST.0d. ANClENT TOWN DESTROYED.11 ' V IL L A G E S W IP E D O O U T . ( B s U TI':: : '.. (Reuter'a' Telegram.) .'; 1: Particulars. have, nown reached hbre of the gireat .erulition of ide volcano 'of Sakura.-hirin, which is situ'ted bn an island on the Gulf of Kagoshima.i Tho first eruption took place: on Saturdayn morning:. So terrific was the force thiat enorinous blocks of stohne wero thrown 2,700 feet into the air, and some of theni were cairied is fiar AStreainisaof Java poured dowii'.upon and overmwholmeod three vill'ages on tm'e,island. Miany of the iihabitaiite w ere killed., The remainder, fled in .bobns to- the town of Kagoshiahi : on the: mainland. :,'jieilaval had set.the island oi fioe, anni thid flarites si ept"o over tb the mainland. -Further eruptions occurred and carried the'lava stream on -to IG agchima, ith' the consequence that tree ancient town onught on fire. Its 'inhabitants .fled. but' ...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EMPLOYER BEATS TYPISTS SENTENCE REDUCED. (Reuter's Telegram.) London, Jan. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

EMPLOYER BEATS TYPISTS SENTENOCE REDUOED. (Reute'. Telegram.) London, Jan. 14. The sentence of one year's imtri sonmnbt ,pasidl in Deoemlbe lastie Joseph Josephsodi, a Ruisiaih m aster builder, for cruelty to typists appren 'iced to him, has been reduced to one of three months' on the ground that there ois:no real evidence of inrec` . ency oi 'the. partof.the: prisonerI *: At the time of the trial it was al-; leged fhat, Josephson , hid' strippBd and" smacked-girls 16 and '18' years of btme: Therjudge;'recdmmendel'thl'at. fie should bo:deported at the expiration of, is sentence: r

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TRIAL OF KARL HOPE. POLICE EVIDENCE. CHARWOMAN INFECTED WITH TYPHOID. (Reuter's Telegram.) Berlin, Jan. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

STRIALOF KARL HOPF. POf C0 EVIDEO?E. CHARWOMAN INFECTED" WITH '': : 'TYPHOID: .. (Reuter's ;?Telegram.) ' Berlin, Jan. 14. The sensational trial-:of Karl Hopf, fdormu'ir a -'world's: d&amnpionr ' fencer, on several' dhirges of murder'and at teinpted nmitrder, ~nas' continu'd to day. It is alleged that Hopf, who was- arrested in April last, poisoned with arsenic his father, his first and second wives and two children, and attempted to take the lives in a simi lai fashion of his mother and his third wife. All dto victims were in sutred.' ? ' , A policeo witness gave evidence to diay that hlie was first attracted to the purchases of bacteria by Hopf by the inexplicable infection by ttyphoid of three liarwomnen while working at ac oUsed's housoe. Their infection was subsj?cuently traced to. Hopf's laboras

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DEATH OF COUNT ITO. (Reuter's Telegram.) Tokio, Jan. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

D;EATH OF COUNT ITO. (Reuter's Telegram.) Taokio. Jan. 14. ' lThe deathi is announced 'of .Count Ito. the distineaishe 'Jananese states nIan.

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
REPORT OF WARSHIPS. WHOLESALE DESTRUCTION. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

REPORr OF. WARSHIPS. 'WHOIEMS.4 DESTRUCTION. Waru 'ps lhave irrived at Iiago. shims." 'Pb reipoar tlit the city is piractically destroyed; also the villages and towns ini the neighbouirhood.

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS. 200 ON SUNDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS. o200 ON SUNDiY. 'Thio ecity of Ka'ioo'inia was saliken' by the enrtiquinkes overy threo and fivo minutes. Two HO 'lndlred d~ocks wero registerod on Slundav. SOsaino is'also active,'andl Kri.hima 30 miles nortli of Kagoshima, is also causing devastation.". SSismih distirbances are roported tlhroiughout. tlh KCushyu Province. Nagaski,: 100, .miles a-ay, is covered .-it.l 'volcanic' a . . -

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Doctoring Precious Stones. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

Doctoring Precious Stones.. Under the careful treatment of a skilful "doctor" a precious stone may very likely become worth ten tines' more than its original value. Dia monds, perhaps, have received more attention than any other gems. These are treated generally in order to rid them of a yellow tinge - which greatly reduces their value. :-; Pearls lose their vitality and"re quire very, expert treatment. .The outer skin turns black as old iage.. creeps upon them, and this has to.. be most skilfully removed by the "doctor." Turquoises often changeo=in' co lour from their, beautiful: blue.? to a kind -'of sea-green, and: they then have to be' skinned and repolished.? Rubies which get "run doirn are improved; in ?colour and appearance by the application of a certain vege table dye _:'The "patient', is sub mitted'to a course of massage un till tle noormal glowr. of good health is maintained. . . Sapphires :generally have .:to ,be reduced in! vitality.,.Their colour ing l has f: requently...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ACCOUNTED FOR. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

ACCOUNl'ED 1011I A travelleri in Ceylon desiring to take a bath, asked a nativeto show himn to a place that was free fromi crocodiles hlie native"took hiE close to the amouthl f th r ver herc*the -trau yeller ;enjoyied"- an uice, refreshing bath`'` .` ; o1n O cong ot o the` ater e in gaited{ ot'his;guide hoit;thIis` local ity .happjened' to ~li~~re ýfreo iisrm'cro", codiles. 'Crocodiles 'frild of hark,; re; plied the native;, too iiani abark here I

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NATURAL SELECTION. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

NATURAL SELE(TIUN.O . A' weli-known. Ainerican sol ier; General Nelson A. Miles, becamle re miniscent ? t at dlnner: one evening. '"There .is a lot .of humour, : real liumour,: to be found: on a battle field," he said. ."I remember ,the case of a retreat wihich ° ns really' a rout:. Ini this: retreath the Coin znandilig General; .'as, he galloped along like the wiind, turned to an aide-de-canip. who. was'? urging his horse toitlio limit,, ald- asked : ''Who areoyour rearguard ?', :" :Th aide,; ithout the slightest hesitation,; replied : "'Those who havi the worst horses,: sir.' "

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
70,000 Programmes. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

70,000 Programmies. For the historian of the drama there ise.no source of information so important as old. theatre pro grammies. It is over ten years since Mrs. Charles Enthoven commenced to make up her collection, which now numbers over 70,000, and repre sents probably the niost important of its kind in the country. At Mrs. Enthoven's house every room has some case, chest, or cabi net filled with indexed programmes. They go back as far as 1732, and come right up to July 26th, 1913. She has the programme for every night of Covent Garden Opera be tween 1810 and 1840, for the Hay market between 1810 and 1835, and a set of Lyceum playbills which "goes. back to 18060 The ..collection- has been got to" nether at a c?.onsiderabloy cost of time and nioney :lnd already Mrs. Enthoven, has recelied a JSbig: oier for sit from Atmerica. It is her hope, hdoweerht th t l progranmmes 1will ultimately; find a honmre in the iit ?sh i or the London Museum:?.. Among them are records of the fist, appea...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Scotland's Black Museum. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

Scotland's Black Museum. - 4:.. ·;".-·:·--·~: Thousands of people who visit Edinburgh i every year from ;all ports of the globe lea ve the .city witholit seeeg one of its most in teresting sights. This is a, little museum, one of the most wonderful in tihe world, which is .entirely ml know'n to but a' few people in the Scottish capital. CRIME RELICS. in this museim, situated in one of' the dungeons· of the Justiciary build iigs . in Parliament .Square, are housed many relics of sensational Scottish crimes of bygone days gruesomen productions with *hich some pathetic or romantic tale is associated. 'Theseo.include such ar ticles as phials of poison, .revol vers, guns, blood-stained' knives and clothes, and many sets of bur glars'.tools which.have .belonged to notorious law-breakers-whose names are writ large in the annals of crime.. There are to be seen the rowan tree which was produced at the trial of Monson in connection with the Ard famont tragedy, aiad 'the long black confin whic...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Dogs and Moving Pictures [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

Dogs and Moving Pictures A moving picture show was,recent ly' given in' Loodon' to determine what effect a cinematograph plc turoe had on the intelligence 'of an' mals. .,A series of motion pictures wiere reeled off in a darkened room Biefore an 'audionce , of prize dogs. First some pictures of a dog chow were. run through., The dogs'nilk ed up -and had a. look at it, and turned -away, obviously .bore l and :'uninterested. Evidently. the subject was too familiar; They woke up' ' however, when an. elephant came splashing into a pool of water and appeared. to be walking into the room. A massiv` bulldog made'. a dash .for tho''screen. With his head upiand ears pricked, he got ready to attack, .and - the. whole audience barked and bayed in blood-curdling discord. ' Pictures of birds also irri-. tated thein, but 'when other ani mals :,iere :shown they quickly recog nised that they were not looking at the real thing,: and in a fewseconds quietened down completely. The gen eral 'result of ...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BIG MAJORITIES IN FAVOR OF A STRIKE. MARTIAL LAW PROCLAIMED. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

BIG M:AIJORITIES I:N FAV OR OF A. STRIKE. MAIl ITLL liAW PJiOCLAI MED. SBallots cverywlore are showing big majorities io' favor a strike.o The situation generally is very grve.'' Ii'. order to eafeguartd tiiius cei-taiii iistrict~ df the Transvaal and Orango' River Coluonvhave'been plac ed under' martial lair; wlich contains drastio regulations, including the shooting of d yiniitardson sight;

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AWAITING THE BALLOT RESULT. A GRAVE OUTLOOK. QUIENTNESS BEFORE THE STORM Johannesburg, Jan. 13. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

"AWATIGl OTHE BALILOT, S^ESULTyr 'f^^ ^ . ' - GRAVE OUTLOOK QUIETNESS BEFORE THE STOR1U ' Johannesburg, Jan.' 13. Evr -thing is quiet on the Rand. Both sides are prepaiing for theofinal struggle. . . ' i:A: *truce=pro~iu ddilspe'udi .idl C claratioi of hie 'billotb if ti6d '41dl8tion of "a goneral strike. Busiinessli. ht ai standstilland the ,streets are almost deserted. Three huindred: armed workers are sleeping on the premises to guard the Trades Hall igainst a -'police raid. An farmed bodyguard escorts the Labor leaders. everysAriere.. ..

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CROWD DEMANDS LEADER'S RELEASE. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

CIIOWD. DB'LANDS LEADEI`r' RELEASE. ' ' tirafter s bLabor meetiie ermiton to-day the crowd inarcehd to-the gaol adid threatened to wrecke it, unless Wade. a Labor ,leader. who; was ar rested last' eiek oi a charne'of havini miadedl a seditioi's sneech. was released. A strono' forced f inoiunted'nolice came on the scene aild soon' disnersed 'the crowd..,

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SOUTH AFRICAN CRISIS. THE STRIKE EXTENDS. TO DURBAN. CAPE AND PRETORIA. THE FOOD SUPPLIES. (Reuter's Telegram.) Johannesburg. Jan. 13. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

SOUTH AFRICGAN? CR! IS. ----.. (*----, .: THE STRIKE EXTENDS. TO DURBAN. CAPE AND PRETORIA. THE FOOD SUPPLIES. (Reuter's Telegram.) Johannesbure. Jan. 13. There were serious extenisions of the railway strike to-day. Half the men enmnloved at the Salt River- rail way workshous (Cane Province) left their .work... and at Durban the Amal gamated Entineers and all the em ploves at the railway workshops came out. The contagion suread to Pretoria where the members of the builders and affiliated societies went oil strike in syllliathv withlthe railwavmnen. '. Thlie imen at the Salt River works struck despite the advice of Mr.Hag gar. f.L.A. Labor) that they should remain at ork. Their action gains imuortailce from the fact that the Cape railway emuloves hold the key to the'situitiion. The strikers made an abortive attemnt to induce all tram wav remloves to come out. The matter or food" su?plies is of course one of the 'mbot -imt rtant i"uest°lns if the strnlile is:to'bea protracted one. In ...

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SHACKLETON EXPEDITION GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY DONATES £1,000. (Reuter's Telegram.) London, Jan. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

SHACKLETON- EXPEDITION GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY DO ATE: S £1,000. (Reater's Telegram.) London, Jan. 14. Tho Council. of,the 'Royal Geogra phical Society to-day voted -ho sum of £1,000 towards thie Imperial trana Atlantic exjdition, which .is to sot forth this year under the leadership of Sir 'Ernes Shackleton.

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A FRUITLESS SEARCH. LATER. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

A?A FRUITLTSS SEAROI?i . Si'he eiarch for the -missing - liner,. Cobeoaid. disclosed nothine definite. .Thovessel has a crew of 102 men. and carried,.15Tsecondclass and five first cldassassenLers. ;Their fate. is un known. ,. A hurricane is raine which makes it extremiely imnordbable'that she es .cnned. ,'The Canesable.heard a wire less call aunouncine ... vessel 1had struck ,theledee of Briar Island, and that the encineroom was flooded; thereafter theroe .as silence.

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE TRIPOLITAN WAR. ITALIAN WORKERS SUFFER. ARMY OF UNEMPLOYED. (Reuter's Telegram.) Rome, Jan. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Warrnambool Standard — 15 January 1914

THE TRIPOLITAN WAR. ITALIAN WOtiKERS SUFFER. ARMY OF UNEMPLOYED. Re mo, Jan. 14. . Official; statistice .shoie that as tlie result of the Triphitan war tihere has been an alarming increase in the number of unemployed in Italy. In many towsns from 25 to 50 per cent. of the workers ee at 'present out of work. The severe winter ,weather is in creasing the crisis. More emigrants have left Italy in the last six months than during the wholo of lthe previous year.

Publication Title: Warrnambool Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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