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QUEANBEYAN - CANBERRA ADVOCATE Incorporating the "Queanbeyan Leader." THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 1925. POLICE COURT. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 15 October 1925
QUEANBEYAN - CANBERRA ADVOCATE Incorportting the "Queanbeyan, Leader." THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 1925. POLICE COURT. The following cases have been dealt with at the local Police Court this week:'- On Monday three de fendants, charged with drunkenness, forfeited their. recognizances, while another man, for a similar offence, was fined £1 or in default seven-days. James Downey also imbibed too freely and was mulct in the sum of 5/-, but as he also used indecent language, his pocket was lightened by £3 to avoid the alternative.of one month's vacation.- On Tuesday two men were. each fined 5/- for being drunk, while-Leslie Walker, charged with indecent behaviour 'was fined £1 or in default, seven days. Yesterday two more liquor imbibers, forfeited their recognizances while another appeared before the Bench and paid 5/- as a result of a similar charge. Harold G.0 White, for indecent be haviour, was -fined £2; or in default, 14 days, Mr:; S. Taylor was the pre siding magistrate. On Queanbeyan ...
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 15 October 1925
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY -4--C- 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). Acto? Australian Rules Foot ball Club (Premier Team, 1925, F.T.A.R.F. League) : Patrons, Colonel Owen, J. H. Butters(Chairman Fed. Cap. Commission) ; :President, J. C. Brackenreg; Secretary, E. V. Proctor; Treasurer, R. S. Soward. Canberra Branch A.U.P.:. J. Harrington (Molonglo). I Hilltop Tennis Club, Molonglo Settlement.--President, R. Kerison; Secretary, F. D. Jenkin. The names of officials of sporting clubs and public bodies are, published in this column free of charge Secr...
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 15 October 1925
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY M.H.R., for Eden - Monaro. IlHon. Sir Austin Chapman. M's.L.A. for Goulburn-Messrs J. A. Perkins, P. V. Stokes, J. 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, John 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'Hlanlon, 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 Court on the third Tuesday after the third Monday in each month. Bungendore Justices of the Peace.-J. J. McJannett, II. Osborne, T. Flannagan, F. S. Falconer, G. E. Curtis, T. F. Rutledge, F. G. Leahy. Summons and Small Debts Court third Monday in each month. Gundaroo Justices...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 15 October 1925
WE HAVE OPE :IN QUEANBEYAII TO ASSIST THE PEOPLE TO BRINGIDO COST OF LIVING. The Goulburn Co-Operative Society Ltd CRAWFORD STREET, QUEANBEYAN. Desire to announce to the Public the Opening of an Up-to-date DRAPERY, MERCERY, CLOTHING AND BOOT STORE in your town at the above address. Our business has grown in Goulburn to an enormous size, because wes sell for turnover-and not for large profits. We are giviing you exactly the same good value. NOTE THESE PRICES. Men's All Wool Flannel CUndershirts .... ..... . 5/6 each. SMen's Strong Wool Working Trousers ......3/11, 6/11, 8/6 pair. Men's Harvard Shirts . .... .. .. ..... .. /11, 5/11 each. Ladies Crepe Nights; Very Heavy Weight. . .... .... 3/11 each. Ladies' Crepe Bloomers, .'. 2/3 each.. Ladies' Fuji Frocks, Dark backgrounds with broad stripes, 19/11 each.. Ladies' Cotton Singlets,. ....... .. .. .... ......... 1/3 each. Ladies' Patent Shoes, newest worn, .. .. .. .. . .......15/11 pair. Gent's-Sunday Boots, .. . ... .. .. ... ..... ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 15 October 1925
Car for Hire. DAY OR NIGHT. FRED KAYE, Propr. CAR MEETS ALL TRAINS 'Phone 121. Addrqss: Crawford St., :Queanbeyan Mrs. J, A. Shaw FLORIST, "Fairholme;," Queanbeyan. : Telephone 170. Wedding Bouquets & Wreaths on Shortest Notice. H.A. CLOTHIER Wool &Lkin erchant MIoNnIto STREET, QiEANBNEYiN.. HIGHEST RULING RATES AT MONARO STREET, QULANBEYAN Agent for the Ce:ebrated Sheep and Cattle Bone and Bod- Builder VITA-LICK also, JUMBO FLY OILS, Etc. 'Phiees 131 sad 34. Comparisons of Quality and: Price Proves the Wisdom of Shopping at Moore Broes. Men's Bow Ties, and Fancy Half Hose. Nothing but the Latest Showing. Men's Heather all wool Half Hose, 1/3 to 3/11 pair. Men's Stylish Tweed Caps, 5/6 to 10/6. Men's Shetland Wool and Cotton Singlets, and Underpants, to match; 7/6. SMen'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 M from 10/6 to -35/-. We have also just opened a-Big Range of Men'...
IT COMES MANY WAYS BUT, HOWEVER IT MAY COME, THE REMEDY REACHES ALL. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
IT COMES MANY WAYS BUT, HOWEVER IT MAY COME, THE REMEDY REACHES ALL. Kidney complaint may begin from many sources such as cold, Injuiry by accident, or the result of other complaints. However it may come, Doan's Backache Kidney Pills always act beneficially. Let this fact be an ever-present memory with you. All sufferers should be interested in the following: Mr. N. Cregan, Federal Stret, Queanbeyau, says: "I am a shearer, and for years when following my occupation uuffered terribly from backache and kidney trouble. I think the constant stooping strained my kidneys. Despite the fact that I tried all kinds of medicine said to hb good for the complaint, I could not get relief, not knowing what to do for a c(ure. The pain across the ,nall of my back was very acute, Mnud after sto?,ping for a little while it was an much as I could (1do to stand up strait.h a gain. The kidney N cretions were affected, being; thick and c(loudy. I was al. o subject to dizzy turFni and felt tired and lan ga...
(Published by Arrangement.) LABOUR DENOUNCES PROHIBITION. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
(Published by Arrangement.) LABOUR DENOUNCES PRO HIBITION. ----~---* James P. Holland, President of the New York State Feder ation of Labor, has the follow ing to say in the "North Ame rican Review" : "The Prohibition amendment is an unreasonable and unna tural law. Obedience to any and all laws is not at all such a great virtue as some people try to make believe. All that is good in governmental theory and practice throughout the world is due to disobedience of unreasonable, unnatural and tyrannic laws. Being against the laws of nature, the main tenance of the Prohibition law is a physical impossibility. "As an American citizen thi working man has another just and strenuous objection to the Prohibition amendment. The working man insists upon re maining a citizen of the United States of America, and refuses to become a subject of the Gov ernment without his specific consent." 4
TRUCK USERS PREJUDICED BY HIGH TARIFF. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
TRUCK USERS PREJUDICED BY HIGH TARIFF. Attention is directed to the announcemeitn ippearing in this issue, advising a substan tial reduction in the price of Graham Brothers 1-ton Truck Chassis, effective as from 9th September last. Due to increased production and improved manufacturing facilities, Graham Brothers are able to make a substantial re duction in their factory prices, without; however, in any way sacrificing the quality of the material or work incorporated in their vehicles. Unfortunately for Austra lian users, however, a substan tial amount of this reduction is absorbed by the recent in crease in Australian Customs duties on these very necessary vehicles. It is an interesting commentary on the situation that these vehicles are not ma nufactured in Australia, nor can any attempt be made to economically produce them until the population of the Commonwealth shows a ma terial increase. Graham Brothers and simi lar trucks are performing a national service, in linking up the b...
DEALING WITH JAMMED BENDIX PINION. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
DEALING WITH JAMMED BENDIX PINION. A fairly common fault which may strand the owner for some hours if he does not know how to deal with it, is the jamming of the Bendix starter pinion with the teeth of the flywheel. This is often caused by neglect to keep the ring gear and Ben dix pinion clean, in those cars where they are not enclosed. Occasionally the trouble may be traced to the misalignment of the starting motor. Do not attempt to overcome the trou ble by keeping pressing on the self starter, but put the car in top gear and then with the brakes off rock it firmly to and fro when in all probability the pinion will disengage and fly back into its proper place. If this is not successful it may be possible to slacken the nuts holding the starting motor as sembly to the engine apd frame This will give the motor shaft and pinion a little lateral play and rocking will then usually overcome the fault.
SUTTON SALE NEXT SATURDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
SUTTON SALE NEXT SATURDAY. The auction sale at Sutton next Sat urday at 2 30 p.m. should attract a lot of buyers as the Sutton Store property is a good stand for anyone to run a business and there are two 5 acre blocks and a cottage in the village which should command attention. There is also a quantity of groceries, stores, and furniture for sale without reserve and buyers can attend with every confidence. Messrs. Woodgers & Calthorpe are the auctioneers
CO-ORDINATING TRAFFIC ARRANGEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
CO-ORDINATING TRAFFIC ARRANGEMENTS. For all its progressiveness in the way of roads and motors, the U.8.A. has for a- long time been hampered by-many and conflicting traffic laws and re gulations which for the most part vary in each State. So serious has the resulting con fusion become that steps are now being taken to formulate a common code for general adoption. In a less degree we find a similar state of affairs in Australia, and although mo toring bodies have made ten tative efforts from time to time to get some concerted ac tion between the States of the Commonwealth, nothing of great moment has been achiev ed. However, it is now being realised that some steps in this direction must be taken. Not only would it be desirable to secure uniform laws and regu lations in each State and simi lar methods of traffic control, but it is equally important that cautionary and danger signs should be made uniform and that drivers' licences issued in one State should be accepted as a proof of ...
"KHAN YUNIS" & "GUDGENBY." [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
"K'HLAN" YUNI8" & "GUDGENBY." Particulars of these two southern tableland properties are advertised in this issue for sale by public auction at Queanbeyan on Saturday, 28th November next, by Woodgers & Cal thorpe, Auctioneers. " Khan Yunis " is in the Braidwood district and combines a relief or mixed wether and cattle proposition with a nice home. " Gudgenby " is in the Queabbeyan. Cooma district, 36 miles from Quean beyan and has a reputation of being very good fattening country. Both places are available for prompt delivery unstocked and should appeal to outside graziers who might be disposed to enjoy a pleasant sum mer home and combine with it profit able relief for his outside country. Although the properties are offering by different interests they are to be realised on definitely in both cases. Easy terms (particulars of which can be had on application to the auction eers) can be arranged. Inspection of " Khan Yunis "can be given by the Manager on the property ...
BROOKLAND'S 200 MILES RACE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
BROOKLAND'S 200 MILES RACE. As reported some little time ago in the cables, the 200 miles race at Brooklands which was run off in September was again won by a Darracq. This very thrilling speed event is rightly regarded as one of the most important fixtures of the year and there is always a keen tussle between the speed cham pions to win pride of place. It is, therefore, all the greater credit to the Darracq engineers that a car of this make should carry off the laurels two years in succession. The pilot of the winner was that renowned driver Major Segrave who is one of the veterans of British 'track racing and has scored many victories abroad. Next to him, in second place, was Count Masetti, who also was in charge of a Darracq. Ano ther French product, the Salm son, won the third place under the able guidance of Mons. Coutte. Last year the average speed of the winner was some 102 m.p.h. and it is therefore rather surprising to find that Segrave's average for this year's race was on...
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25, 1925 CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Queanbeyan Parish. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25, 1928 CIURCH OF UGOLAID,. Queunbeyan, 8 a.m. H.O. Queanbeyan, 11 a.m. and .7,18 p.m. Burra, 8 p.m. REV. 8. J. WagT, Acton Hall, 8 a.m. H.C. R.M.C., 10 a.m. St. John Baptist's, Canberra, 11 a.m. H.C. Power House, 8 p.m. Molonglo, 7.30 p.m. REV. F. G. WARD.
MOTOR NOTES AN ALPINE TRIAL FOR 1926 [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
MOTOR NOTES "' a pa se AN ALPINE TRIAL FOR 19i fu Details have now come to a hand concerning the program ad of the Alpine Trial, that clas- fir sic reliability contest which is in organised by the Royal Auto- to mobile Club of Victoria. It ta will be recalled that for some til time this event lapsed and it is ti( particularly satisfactory to C4 hear that all difficulties have gr been overcome and that once ec again Australian competitors re will have an opportunity of di competing in this, the most or trying and searching reliabil- se ity contest of our motoring la year. The Club is to be con- la gratulated on the itinerary se- bi lected which will embrace a ca wide and beautiful expanse of st country. On the first day the ti cars will journey to Mount Buf- 01 falo by way of Healesville and a, during this section of the trip ai the petrol test will be conduct- w ed. In connection with the of latter, it is interesting to note vi that a departure has been made from the conditions gen ...
WOOL REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
WOOL REPORT. Pitt, Son & Badgery Ltd. re port: It is highly satisfactor. to all concerned that the mar ket has gained. strength a,: sales have progressed. Judgins by present indications there seems to be no lack of confi dence in the market, at any rate, on the part of the Conti nental section of manufactur ers.. At recent sales Bradford has shown more disposition to operate, and in the near future they may decide to accept the position as it is and come on to the market for supplies. Very satisfactory clearances have'been made of recent cata logues, the bulk of offerings being cleared at auction. All descriptions have enjoyed a strong deniand, and while the fine qualities have, of course.. been most in request, there ha: been in evidence a hardening tendency in the enquiry for the broader haired clips. Skirtings have been in exceptionally strong demand and the series of sales has closed in a most satisfactory manner. This week sales are being held in Bris bane. On 26th inst...
TENNIS [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 22 October 1925
TENNIS The Michelago Singles Champion ship was played on the Michelago Courts last Sunday and some very good tennis was witnessed by the large crowd of interested spectators. There were 16 competitors, includ ing six from Queanbeyan, and two of the latter were successful in reach ing the final which will be decided at Michelago on a date to be fixed. A very interesting match between the finalists, Messrs. N. Ridley and M. Crowe, should result, as both played good tennis during the tour. nament. Following are the individual re. aults: FIRST ROUND. R. Ayliffe (Queanbeyan) beat C,. Love (Cooma), 7-5, 6-4. W. Gibbs (Michelago) beat A. Love (Cooma), 6-1, 6-4. M. Crowe (Queanbeyan) beat R. Moore (Michelago), 6-2, 6-2. K. Carnall (Queanbeyan) beat B. McTiernan (Michelago), 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 W. Freebody (Queanbeyan) beat M. Robinson (Cooma), 6-3, 6-1. T. O'Connor (Williamsdale) beat B. Keys (Queanbeyan), 6-3, 4-6, 6-2. N. Ridley (Queanbeyan) beat J. J. Lawler, 6-0, 6-4. H. Phillips (Jerangle) b...