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BACK YAMMA. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

BACK YAMMA. (From Our Own Correspondent) The harvest being completed,; wheat teams are at the pres^nt^sea-. son ubiquitous. The "Risdon" (Mr W-. Rees) teams have Ijeen. specially active for the past- two weeks. ■ < < There is abundance of \ dry grass, ■ and no scarcity of water in the ^dis\x=req-\ trict; but a fall of rain would be. welcome to alleviate ...the; (.heat , that: , has been prevailing lately. Messrs Pymont Bros., of: -"Pine, Hills;" are cutting up a quantity of chaff prior to commencing ploughing. ■ The acreage of growing.wheat this year will be increased to*some extent. New- land is being prepared on several of the farms. ./ Mr W. Gray lias let out a portion" of his land here to Mr-Tom Maxwell for halves farming. Mrs Sullivan (Narrandera) is spending a holiday with her sister, Mrs C. Armour. / ' Mrs Green and Miss M...Green, of "Greenbrooke," are . spending portion of the summer at Manly. Mr and Mrs G. W. Murray, of "Gerahani Park," will be leavin...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FORBES DISTRICT HOSPITAL. THE NEW COMMITTEE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

FORBES DISTRICT PITflL. THE. NJ!W COMMITTEE. v The adjcfurned annual meeting of subscribe*® to tbe Forbes District HospitalJ^'as held in the Town I.iall: last night. Present: Messrs G. F. Cochrane (president), B. T. Blanche, J. J.rfWalsli,' G. S. Shelton, J. W. MilWS E. T. Grinsted, J. Tuohej', and F. jstone, 12. T. Blanche.^ /The following nominations for a ccmnnittee of 15 were received, and pie nominees were cruly. elected to: forms the committqe' for the year:-— Messrs J. Donagliey, J. H. Hassall, H. Doubleday, E. T. Grinsted; G. F. Cochrane, F. Stone, C. Burton, J. J. Walsh, J. A. Harris, JY W. Mills, R.V B. B. Rej'inond, J. Edwards, G. Gorman, G. S. Shelton.

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LOST LUGGAGE ON THE RAILWAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

LOST LMUBE 01 THE RAILWAY. (By J.H.W.). The following: interesting collection: was found in the carriages of the Forbes mail train, on arrival at Forbes, for tlie week ending 3rd February, 1912:—5 portmanteaus, 3 brief bags, 1 Gladstone bag, 2 writing cases, 3 cushions, 2 overcoats, 3 carryalls, 7 umbrellas, 1- spoon, 3 cups and saucers, 1 parcel of books, 1 set of furs, 2 walking sticks, brush and comb, and la«t (but not least) 1 baby's feeding bottle (complete), half full. The latter is still unclaimed, but contents have been destroyed,, the severe heat of the last few days having caused it to become a serious nuisance. A brief glance at the list is sufficient to show the magnitude of the task set the authorities in tracing owners, etc. As all the above articles were found in passenger compartments, not in a single instance is any blame attachable to the railway authorities, yet when a trunk is overcarried in the brake van (in many cases through faulty'addresses) the wail of the s...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FORBES SENIOR CADETS. USEFUL INFORMATION. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

FORBES SENIOR CADETS. USEFUL INFORMATION. Transfers.—S. H. Cassell, from exempt area to J. Coy., Forbes. Tlie following have been transferred from J to K company:—:W. Cusack,. A. -Davis, A. Hay, J. Leyne. These date from 1st inst.\x=req-\ Exemptions.—J. < C.' Thorncroft, Eugowra; to 31/12/12; W. T.,Wy\x=req-\ mer, K company; r'orbes, from 1st January to 1st. April. Parades.—Duration altered as-\x=req-\ follows:—Night parades, "1 hour; half-day, 2 hours; whole day, 4 hours. Prosecutions.—Instructions ~ iiave been received that legal proceedings are. to be instituted during February against—(1)' all boys who have neglected to register; (2) all who have/ riot attended for medical examination; and (3), all who wilfully b^Ur tinue to absent- themselves from ata\x=req-\ tutory^parades. , Examination.—An examination for ^non-commissioned officers /"will be held at Forbes on Wednesday, 7th inst., at 2 p.m.,- underVthe supervision ot Lieut. El; Wy Cook, area officer, and .Lietit,,...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
"EULOMO." [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

"EULOMO."" ' A reminder is given of Messrs W. ^ K. Garnsey,. Senr.'s important clear-, ing sale, at "Eulomo," to-morrow/ 7tli Inst. Messrs P. Dunn and Sons having sold-.tlieir , property, and dissolving {partnership,1 everything is for absolute sale.

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
JOTTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

JOTTINGS. By the redistribution of electoral boundaries, Cumnock is taken away from Ashburnham, and added to Orange. MANSONJ& THE DRA?EB£-SP-E=\x=req-\ i CIALISTis, SEEL DRAPERY ONLY, ASD "DO IT WELL."* A ball in aid of the Gunning Cricket Club, Bedgerabong, will be held on Wednesday, 2Sth February\x=req-\ Double tickets arp 4/-, and ladies free. Mr P. L. Broderick, is the hon. sec. Messrs Leyne and Co. are holding! a great discount sale, commencing on Saturday next, and ending 29 th February, when every customer. served ;at the establishment will be returned 2/0 in the pound cash on all purchases made.1 - The .following are details of the •January rainfall at the various western centres named:—Brewar\x=req-\ rina 20 points, Bourke 5... Collarenda\x=req-\ bri 27,6, Cobar 0,,. Buabalong 12, Moree, 134, Narrabri; 126, Walgett L5, Coonamble' 15,' Condobolin 104, Gilgandfa'*3'l, Nyngan 36, Warren 53, Trarigie 61, Coonabarabrau 163, Coq.lali 182, Dubbo 225, Wellington L.0'5, Molo...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
ALLEGED GOLD STEALING. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

ALLEGED BOLD STEALING. William Thos. Bettleton, alias Bony, 32, and-Thos. Henry Buckley, alias Thos. Buckley, alias "Squint," were, on remand1, charged in company yesterday, at the. Forbes Police .Court, before Mr J '.Tamieson, KM., with stealing a quantity of gold slimes at Calarie on 17th December, of the value of £ GO. Lengthy evidence was taken,; and accused were committed for trial, bail being 'allowed in each case of self £ SO, and a surety of £ 80, or two sureties of £40. A full report of the proceedings will appear in our next issue.

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MOVING PICTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

MOVING PICTUEES. Mr Brook gives fresh evidence each week of his intention to thoroughly merit the increasing public support accorded to his enterprise, and on Wednesday night will present 7010 feet of splendid films, embracing the following subjects:—-"The Leading Lady," "A Christmas Carol," "The Seminole's Sacrifice," "The Insurrection," "Gazette No. 140, "Waistcoat with Points," "Leo Skating," "Brtha's Mission," "Harvesting Oranges in Algeria." ■

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

ESTABLISHED 1885. W. E. LUTHJE, THE LEADING FUNERAL .DIRECTOR, Telephone 59. A CARD. Day anil Night Telephone. 103. T. TWIST, Funeral Director, RANKIN STREET, FORBES. 1 An Up-to-date Mourning Carriage at patron's service. Blow Fly in Sheep. Cooper's Powder Dip USED FOE Dipping Spraying Troughing Gives Greater Protection than any other specific. FOE DRESSING MAGGOT WOUNDS. resulting from Fly Blow, use— COOPER'S IMPROVED FLUID COOPER'S MILK OIL FLUID (Extra Strength) or 8/- per gallon. 5/6 per gallon. Edward Weaver & Co.sIIS™CIF^| 'PHONE 163. 'PHONE 103. THE FORBES (RAWKIW STREET.) Summ MOTOR EXPERTS AND GENERAL ENGINEERS. Repair Work promptly and skilfully executed by a staff of ^ skilled workmen. Vulcanising by H.F. PROCESS, by Expert Operator from H.F. Works, London. Cars stored, washed, and polished at Reasonable Prices. Machinery and Plant generally direct, from Lonaon, and of the most up-to-date kind. NOTE.—Night bell for use when Garage is closed. Premises lighted throu...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

SALES BY AUCTION. Important Clearing Sale AT PINNACLE STATION, GRENFELL. \ Wednesday, Feb. 14,1912 Commencing at 10 a.m. sharp. The Owners having disposed of PINNACLE ESTATE, the whole of the STOCK AND PLANT thereon will be offered for sale by public auction by CLAUDE A. ARCHER, of Grenfell, and the NEW ZEALAND LOAN AND MERCANTILE AGENCY COMPANY, LTD., of Sydney, Auctioneers in conjunction. Particulars as follows:— SHEEP. 147 Merino Rams, Boonoke blood, 2, 3, and 4 years old. 60 Lincoln Hams, N.Z. bred, 3yrs. 1500 Ewes, classed station breeders, rising- 4 tooth. 2200 Ewes, classed station breeders, rising 6 tooth. 1650 Ewes, classed station breeders, rising S tooth. (The above to lamb to Merino Rams end of March) . 1000 Ewes, classed station breeders, 4 years old. ^ 1700 Ewes, classed station breeders, 5 years old. (The above to lamb to Lincoln• Rams end of March). - 100 Mixed Merino Weaners.. CATTLE. 1 Bull, 5yrs, Burrawang - station . bred. " ' " . 20 Female Cattle, .1 to 4 years ...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

TOWN HALL. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7. 7010—-FEET OF FILMS—7010. The Finest Films Ever Screened in Forbes. Some of Our Star Subjects:—The Leading .Lady, A Christmas Carol, The Seminole's, Sacrifice, The Insurrection, Gazette No. 140, Waistcoat with Points, Leo Skating, Bertha's Mission, Harvesting Oranges in Algeria. POPULAR PRICES. F. H. BROOK, Manager. FORBES RACECOURSE. WEDNESDAY, 20th MARCH Registered A.J.C., W.D.R.A.. and N.S.W. Trotting Club.. HIBERNIAN FLYING HANDICAP, 12 sovs.; 6 furlongs. Nomination, 7/6. : TRIAL STAKES (Handicap), 8 sovs.; 6 furlongs. Nomination, 6/-. ST. PATRICK'S DAY HANDICAP, 20,. : sovs.;-1 mile. Nomination,- 8/-; acceptance, 4/-. HANDICAP TROT, S sovs.; 11 miles. Nomination, 8/-. PUBLICANS' PURSE (Welter), ; 10 sovs;. 7 furlongs. Nomination, . 6/-.\. ERIN'S ISLE HANDICAP, 10 sovs; . 0 furlongs. Nomination, 6/-. . . Nominations -l'or. Hibernian, Flying, St. Patrick's Day Handicap, and Handicap- Trot close V TUESDAY, March 14, at S p.m. :■/, ; x - : Night"of...

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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

BOYS' AND MEN'S CLOTHING, HATS, AND SHIRTS AT MANSON'S SALE.*

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THE NEW PRESIDENT. COUNCILLOR W. H. SLY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

NEW PRESIDENT. COUNCILLOR W. H. SLY. At a special meeting ot the Jema\x=req-\ long Shire Council, held on Saturday, Councillor \V. H. Sly was unanimously, elected president for the ensuing year, there being no other nomination. Over a subsequent glass of wine at the Albion Hotel, felicitations were exchanged, a report of which will appear in these columns later. 4

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CONDOBOLIN-BROKEN HILL RAILWAY. EVIDENCE AT CONDOBOLIN. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

EVIDENCE AT CONDOBOLIN. The following is a summary of the evidence given in Condobolin before the Public Works Committee. William Maitland said he was 16 years closely connected with the district, and could spealc of its progress, ■ajjalvored construction of proposed piffle as a national one, for defence pur prises," by the moving of troops in case of war, and the acceleration of Home mails and passengers. Financially this town and district was very sound. Over 20,000 bales of wool were sent from Condobolin station this season, the largest quantity from any station in the State. Satisfied wheat can be profitably produced under best methods of cultivation. Population would greatly increase under closer settlement, for which there are stations adjacent to the town eminently suitable. Min\x=req-\ "ing prospects, witness said, were good, and gave as an illustration the reputed outputs and profits from Potter's Mine. Fine vegetables could be grown on the Lachlan River, and, with a train,...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
METHODIST CHURCH. SUNDAY, FEBRUARYY 11, 1912. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

METHODIST CHURCH. ' SUN DAY, FEBRUARYY 11,1912. Forlies, 11 a.ni: antl 7.30 ii.ra.—Mr Collins. Bogan Gate, 11 a.m.—Rev: A. W. Parton. Trundle, 3 p.m.-and 7.30 p.m.—Rev. A. W. Parton. -

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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
PRESBYTERIAN SERVICES. SERVICES FOR FEBRUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

PRESBYTERIAN SERVICES. SERVICES FOR FEBRUARY. February 11th.—Forbes, 11 a.m. and 8 p.m.; Daroobalgie, 3.15 p.m. February ISth.-—Forbes, 11 a.m. and S p'.m.;' Bedgerabong, 3 p.m. February 25tli.—Forbes, 11 a.m. and S p.m.—Daroobalgie, 3.15 p.m.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

SMART MILLINERY AND COSTUMES AT MANSON'S SALE.* CORRESPONDENTS WANTED. ? 'The Advocate' wants eorrespon\x=req-\ I dents in every part of the district. Persons willing to act are invited to communicate with us at once. A BALL In aid of the Gunning- Cricket Club, Bedgerabong, will be held on WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 1912 Double Tickets, 4/-; Ladies Free. P. L. BRODERICK, Hon. Sec. ' MISS HARTER, Teacher of the Piano♦ Work Resumed February 12th. TIMBER FOR SALE. For building, Iron Bark, Pine, at Market Rates. We also carry a large stock of Hardwood suitable for Gates; also Round-back Palings. Prompt attention to all order.s For further particulars apply to MANAGER, Freezing AVorks.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

MANSON'S SPECIAL STOCKTAKING SALE CONTINUES FOR THREE WEEKS.

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RIFLE SHOOTING. MAJOR M'DONNELL COMPETITION. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

RIFLE SHOOTING. MAJOR M'DONNELL COMPETITION. Some riflemen of the club make Wednesday their afternoon of recreation, because, being in business, it suits them. The remainder shoot on Saturdays, and go it is that the competition for the matbli riile -presented by Major M'Donnell, and the trophies presented by Messrs A. J. Baldock and Jo's. Murphy, is in" two sections. Last Saturday " the first Saturday shoot over the;500.and 600 yards-: ranges took place, .with" the following results:-—' V--.— 500 COO I-I. T'l J. Leader ... . . . 30 ,27 9 . 66 Capt. Bates . ... . . 32 33 scr. 65 F. Grippen .. .. .'. 33 25 '7 . 65 W.. Shirvington .... 29 *30 2 61 J. A. Patterson, . , 30 22 9 61 W: M'Mahon . /,!Y 24 25 9 58 T. Kelly . ...... . . . 33 24 scr. 57 C. Shirvington . .. 27 24. 5 56 B. Tootlv V. . ... 30 -.20 5 55 A. Miller ' 2S 25. scr. 53 H. A.-Tootle 20,21 9 50 R. Kelly 19' 26-3 48 C. Muller . ..; ... 25 16' 7 4S J. \H. 1-1 assail . . ,v 28. ••••20;-scr.-~43-\x=req-\ The next shoot for the...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 6 February 1912

STOCKTAKING SALE AT MANSON'S. GO THERE.* Arbitration Case RURAL WORKERS' UNION versus THE RURAL EMPLOYERS; . A Meeting of the Forbes Branch of the Farmers, and Settlers' Association will be held at. the Shire Hall,.' Forbes, on SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10th, to.which all employer's of rural workers are invited to consider the , best; means of assisting in . the pending arbitration case, in 'which the Farmers and Settlers' Association of^N.S.W. is cited as defendant. . It is the desire of tlie Association to see that a reasonable and just decision shall-eventuated M. J. SMITH, , Hon. Sec.

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