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District News. Bringelly. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
District News. Bringelly. f FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT.] . . The district has not, looked so well' f«r ' years, and .things in general portend to a plentiful harvest, which is very cheering to those dependent on an existence directly from the products of the soil. The beautiful weather we are getting now seems like an oa'sis in the desert after the exceptionally dry and hot times we have lately had; everywhere we look the eye is refreshed, and we doubt whether the aspect at present could be surpassed in beauty even by the tints and shades of 'the Emerald Isle. The usual meeting of the Bringelly Temperance Society was again held on Sat urday evening, February 29tii . There not being much amusement in this small place the temperance meetings are looked forward to by the young people, as they are a source of a little enjoyment, (admission being free to all) and take the . form of an entertain ment, mostly consisting of music, songs, recitations, and other items, to fill up the evening....
RELIGIOUS SERVICES. Church of England. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
' RELiaiOUS _3EBVXCBS. Chureh of England Camden — at 7.30 a.m, Litany and, address Camden — at 11 a.m., Rev 0. J.Kiug. (H.C.) Camden — at 7 30 p.m, Rev 0. Jv Kitig. Menangle— at 7.30 p.m, Mr. A. J. O. Thompson Westbrook — at 3.30 p.m, Rev C. J. King Theresa Park— at 11.16 a.tn, Rev J. F. Russell Werombi — at 3.30 p.m, Rov J. F. Russell Camden March 25th— Annunciation, of the Blessed Virgin Mary, ante communion and address at 7.30 a.m, On Friday the 20tli .there will be a mission lantern service in the Schoolroom, Hill street at 7.30 p.m. Wesleyan. Camden — at 11 a.m., Rev W. Wall Camden — at 7.30 p.m, Student Cawdor — at 2.30 p.m, Rev W. Wall Glenmore— at 11 a.m, Mr J. Bensley Glenmore — at 7 p.m, Mr. W. W. Smart Westbrook — at 7 pm, Rev W. Wall ' Picton — at 3 p.m, Rev W. J. Davis Campbelltown — at 3 p.m, Student Menangle — at 11 a.m, Student Primitive. Camden — at 11 a.m, Kev. R. Mowbray Camden— at 7 30 p.m, Rev R. Mowbray Bob's Range— at 3 p.m, Mr. H. Dousfc Theresa Park — at 3 p...
Forthcoming Engagements. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
Forthcoming Engagements. Camden Municipal Council : — meets every alternate ? Wednesdays at 7.30 p.m, the Council Clerk is in attendance on Tuesdays from 1 to 3 p.m, and on Thursdays from 7 to 9 a.m. School op Abts, Committee Meeting : — 2nd Tuesday in each month. Lending library branch, Tuesday and Friday evenings from 7 to 8, and on Thursdays from 3 to 4 p.m. Quarter Sessions, and District Courts will be held at Campbelltown on the 20th May, and 27th October 1896. Revision Court: — (Camden and Campbelltown division) at Court House, Camden, Saturday 21st March at 10 a.m. Auction Sales : — Of horses, cattle, pigs, produce, etc., every Tuesday, from 2 p.m., at Mr. R,. H. Inglis' Sale Yards, Camden. The Boy's Home, Camden : — Garden Party, Fri day 27th March. Grand Sporting Carnival in aid of St Paul's R. C. Church, Camden, at Hennessy's paddock Easter Monday, April 6. Pedestrainism, cycling, Hack raciug. Ball at Drill Hall at night. Nepean District A. H. & I. Society: — Fourt...
Fruit Culture. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
[?] ' ! By M R. H. S. The more I s^ .pf the' Camden and Cum berland districts Hifap. morel fpe firmly con vinced of their future prospects both in agricultural and in fn^t growing ; the latter especially. This applies more particulary to the districts adjoining Camden, Oxton Park, Luddenham, Liverpool, Cecil Park, and other districts in the immediate vicinity. I observe particlarly that wherever there is good cultivation first class crops are the result; this is not the exception but the rule. I regret, however, to state that the cul tivators of the soil are not sufficiently diligent ; from conversation with growers in the district under observation, I find they are most careless in the manner of taking care of their trees from insect pests, no care whateyer is taken to prevent the ultimate distraction of their trees and Consequently the loss of fruit in its season. Some say' its no use keeping the land clean amongst fruit trees, because fruit growing does not pay.' I sometimes, how...
Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
Notes. The i*eiitarks made by the Mayor of Camden (Alderman D. Rankin) at the declaration of the poll of the Aldermanic election on Saturday last -were most timely, and to the pointy aiid it must be considered by the ratepayers as casting a very seriouB reflection on their want of attention in Municipal matters, and a decided want of apathy on the' part of those whose duties it is to see that Camden is well go-vawned, and governed by gentlemen who have- the pros perity and health of Camden at heart. It is certainly most discouraging to the Alder Etien to See that their efforts are Unap preciated, seldom indeed (and this fact we have pointed 6ut on several occasions) a .Single ratepayer attends their fort .. nightly deliberations, and it must be said, ?without flattery, that the Aldermen to a man are painstaking to a fault, conscientious in the interests of the ratepayers, and fully impressed with their important responsible positions. There is no denying this assertion, and only tho...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
Why? Whv do I havf- 'this ..drowsy;, lifeless feeling F 'Why does my 'back ache ;? my food cause distress P. Why have I nfrequent headaches ; and difficulty' to 'secure rest at night? Wh y do I lose flesh / or pass surid or grave' fine ? ?.« : . ? ' . j ^ ' Because your bio id is- filled with uric acid '.poison y which .must : be, eradicated ..before* you can regain health. Your liver i^ too weak— run /flown, \ en- ervated/ and torpid — to. properly excrete the laile which accumulates and poisons the. bipod, ^tne system, arid ; the' kiiffneysrTrthese gi'eq.i-e8t bjobd purifyinar . organs are failinsr to perform' their formal functions. This-is 'Why V*[( ''./-* - Warner's Safe Cure quickly restored health. It quickens a«d invigorates the liver to/, a health v action. Tens of thousands have witnessed to th's fact. Re vise. Frederick the Great, /^aid, 'Facts are Divine things. It is onlv the foolish who doubt facts.' Mr. R.B^U, of Bvii'bane, says, 'For years I have been suffering from ...
Light, Light, More Light. [To the Editor.] [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
light., Light, More Light. . fTo the EditorJ Sir,-— The result of the recent Municipal election, and the tremendous fall of rain on Sunday, have come very opportunely to the support of those who have not been favorable, to a water supply scheme being pressed forward under present circumstances. There is, evidently, no desire on the part of the majority of the town people to incur a liability under which the Grown Solicitor might, some day, lay an embargo on our rates, as at Goulburn, Bathurst, and at several other places, and so cripple other necessary undertakings. If the council would lay aside the water question just now, and take up a modest scheme of lighting, either by oil, or electricity, they would meet with general approval. Those who are so terribly alarmed at the idea of a 'Uit lander' setting up poles to earry wires in our sacred streets, could vote for kerosene liglits on corporation lamps posts. We don't want any great things — the public house lights leave little to b...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
fjto THE ELECTORS OF THE MUNICIPAL DISTRICT OF CAMDEN. Camden, Marcli 16, 1896. Ladies and Gentlemen, — jf ? . JT l! I b eg respectfully to/return you my sixcere thanks for tie honor yotWanj^erre^on' meby elect ing me your representative with suoh-ar?e^ large majority. I highly value and appreciate your confidence, and ray study will be to act con scientiously to your interests at fill times. Again thanking you, / *1 am, Ladies gind Genfl'emon, 'Yours obediently, HENRY MOORE. ?jy^UNIClPAL DISTRICT ' OF CAMDEN. NOTICE is hereby given th^f^f the Election held in the Council Chambers on^riday, the 1 Stbjnst, the following gentleman wa^duly elected'/ toV|ili the position of Alderman fc^Jhe term, of 1^896-7, 1897-8 r. — ;/ jj Henry Moore, Farmer, Fairview, /pamden, J. p. RANKIN, Mayor and Returning Officer. Camden, March 14, 1896. BURRAGORANG dairy COMPANY LIMITED. A General Meeting of Shareholders in the . above Company will be held in the Factory Burra gorang, on Saturday the Maroh 189...
Lnddenham Show. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
Lnddenham Show. — r m The Sixth Annual Ehibition in connec tion with the Luddenham ' Agricultural Society was opened onTuesdav werk last at thg Society's Grou ids, Luddenham, by Mr. T Smith, M.L.A.. The show was oon.inued for two (flays-— Tuesday and Wednesday. On the whole, the visitors had a pleasant time, especially «n the second day. The attendance on i;be first day numbered; some ^Q.0, on the second about 1200. The ne-r secretary, Mr. B. G. vlcGarritty, was oblig ing aBd courteous throughout, and ewery member, of the committee worked well;, . The judges, too, did tbek w-rk wQtll.; 5 The second day of. the Show the; Camden 3Wn Band, consisting often performers, £-luyed several choice selections, and this :. .livened up the proceedings; ./ V Mr.. M. J, Hautrive hoped next year to 'Aake it the prettiest little show in the 'colony. In accepting the position of faident h« had oue aim, and that was to -rove their position, v. -n the horse section . there were some treally splendid an...
District News. Menangle. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
I-istriet News. Menangle. . ? r- ; FBOM otm OWN COBB BSPOKDENT.] ? Mr. P. Quirk, the hon. secretary of . the Menangle Progress Association has received a communication from tho Public Works Department to the effect the aum of twenty ounds has been granted for the purpose ?of carrying out. the necessary repairs to the Menangle bridge. . Amusements, promise to be plentiful la the village this winter, as it is the intention of the local philharmouie Society to give their second concert in the course of a few weeks, and the Dramatic club are also mak ing arrangements for another performance to take place in about six weeks time, exact dates will be duly advertised ia your iolumns. The cricket match between the Menangle and Douglas Park juniors played on Satur day last was won easily by the former. To-day (Tuesday) being St Patrick's Day, a ball will- be held in the local hall this 'evening, an account Of which I will sead for your next issue.
The Berrima District Show. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
3fimma District Show. ~ The thirteenth annual show in connection ?with the Berrima District A, H. and I. ' !Society,-took :place at Moss Tale last week, ! .and -coUld bear favorable comparison with #ny previously held . The show was officially opened by his . Excellency the Governor, who was aceom-' .* j-anied by Lady Hampden. His Excellency =8aid he was pleased to be present to open sthe 4how. The eociety could congratulate themselves on the breaking up of the drought , which has caused so much anxiety. Referr 'ing to horses; he said that when he came $o the colony he did not bring any horses, thinking that he could be easily suited out .here, but he had experienced a good deal of trouble, as the people out Uaere went in ? itoo much for felood, and not for bone and Eiuscle.* . Speaking generally, the show was a com ,piete success. The number of entries as -shown by the catalogue amounted to 1416. The fruit section also brought forth some -very good entries, and the, exhibits, par- ...
LOCAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
LOCAL NOTES We understand that a local action at law is fixed for hearing in Sydney. The case iays between the South Coast and West Camden Company, Limited, and the Cob bitty Dairy Company, Limited. The point at issue being a claim from the former company for share in the export of butter during the years 1892-3, of which the latter company it is assumed participated. Mr. W. R. Cowper and Mr. F. W. A. Downes are in Sydney watching the interest of the Cobbitty Company. Capt. A. J. Onslow Thompson and Mr. Cowper are watching the interest of the Westbrook factory in case legal steps are taken a^anist that company. We understand the Cobbitty Dairy Company case ia being made a test one of. The case came for hearing on Wednesday, the case stands part heard. The usual fortnightly meeting of the Aldermen of Camden was held last evening. The Mayor presiding. With the exception of Alderman G. F. Furner (who is absent from Camden) the whole of the Aldermen ?were present. Alderman H. Moore atte...
A case of Nervous Prostration resulting from Indigestion. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
A case of ITe'rvous Prostration resulting from Indigestion. They say that, misery loves company, and they have had it so often it has passed into a proverb. Yet it isn't an all-round, truth.; They want to be left alone. They hate to be elbowed aud questioned and talked to. A wounded dog will always crawl into some retired place by itself. The iustiuct of badly injured men, after a battle is the | same. Ailments that are mostly fancy, tend to set tongues wagging, .out real, genuine ana dangerous diseases don't incite to' speech. Crises which are big with fate usually come and go in quiet. That is why Mrs. Scuffham had no desire for tho society of eyen her best friends at a certain time she is going to tell us about. ' Up'to^April. 1881,' she writes ' T never knew what it was^to be ill. At that time I began to feel that something was. amiss with me. I had no relish for my meals, a^nd after eating, my chest felt heavy and painful,, and my heart would beat ..and thump as though it meant...
Land Tax Meeting in Camden. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
Land Tax Meeting in Camden. One of the most important meetings ever held in Camden was held at the Mounted Rifles Drill Hall on Wednesday afternoon. To show the importance attending the sub ject of the Land Tax, and to arrive at a fair and honest value of the ' unimproved value' of the land of the district adjoining the township of Camden, over 200 land owners of the district attended tho meeting and took part in the discussion. Major Onslow was unanimously voted to the chair. The Major pointed out in opening the proceedings that the object of the meeting was to have the opinions and come to some conclusion as to the estimated value of the land from an unimproved point of view. He pointed out expressly that he desired to eliminate from the meeting any discust-ioa on politics, but, to go straight to the main point at issue. The meeting, composed solely of laud owners, was from the first alow in speech, making the subject seeming one of great importance, and necessarily one requiring ...
Forecasting the Weather. [Newspaper Article] — Camden News — 19 March 1896
Forecasting the Weather. A simple means of forecasting the weather from aborning cup of coffee is given by the 'Leeds Jj'efcfary,' which asserts that it has proved more trustworthy than the official guesses. Drop two lumps of sugar care fullv into the middle of the cup : if the air bubbles remain iu the centre of thecapit will be fine; if they rise rapidly and go at once to the sides it. will rain all day; if they gather in the centre and then go in a cluster' to one side, look out for showers. One of the swiftest runners in the animal creation is the kangaroo. A farmer figured it out one rainy day that he had walked 100 miles in cultivating 10 acres of corn. He thereupon sold his farm and moved to town, where be walked 200 miles to find a job. '