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HE JET-HUNTER'S FOSTER SON CHAPTER XXI (Conti[?]ed) [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

'HE JET-HUNTER'S FOSTgR SON By luwtN jTmAFlliR XXI (Ooutimiol). leanwjiile, li^hc colorcd <1 tcred gaily, like so many tropical Itacflitis'j nutotiK tho willoiv cite; • bordered Ibu l.»nn!c of tfu< >lu« ; stream, and tho pleasant .sounds (iiiish laui^itor, and of vomit; voice.-, ted on tho brwzc, Mi's (.'ni;ii:iici's ii;n was also invaded, tuid the ngo old . Howcr* that i.-. continued > admired or f(tiiaw), to Iraood of the uxploiyr*.. Anythiir, i those York nnd hamaster ro\c-, ilonded red Mid while, tho-;.' vlnck" : wall flo\voi>, and carnations, and teos, did for a .subject of talk, woti aud nmuM.-iiK.-ut. mid h-ni i -. ll i-how to tli«' II nation without ;h an expedition such its «hi-, won. i ;ar flnt nnd savourle:!. indeed. lolct Mowbray m-i'i-i- kiier. ri'.er il.-i how it e.iine ;'h.;i:t ; 'he id herself al.nio, us it r.:-H', vi.li Kit-hard Mortmain in the.■ <"■< n ho inn. Slio had lieen sta'l iin". in t of a hod ol lilt' swe...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

A. G. PROUDFOOT & TURNER, Barristers and Solicitors, COLLINS- HOUSE, , S60 COLLINS. STIt - MELBOURNE? MR. TURNER visits Cressy REOU LARLY on tho FIRST SATUR DAY and following Monday in each month. CroHsy Agent—JOHN M'KENZIE^ Land and Commission Agent. E. R. DAVIS, Saddle, <3ollar & Harness Makers CJRESSY. SADDLERY of Every Description made on the Premises at Moderate Prices. Collars a Speciality. Repairs Neatly Executed. Splendid Assortment of LADIES' and GENTS' BOOTS and SHOES always on hand. BICYCLES and Sundries always on hand for Sale, Hire or Exchange. Splendid Assortment of Secondhand Bicycles from £4 up to £7. All new Bicycles built to order guar anteed. Tyres and Tubes Stocked. Western Plains Farmers' Co operative Society, Ltd, Cressy. Have everything replete and com plete for the Harvest season on the Plains. Agents for FARMERS' & SETTLERS' CO OPERATIVE INSURANCE CO., who are prepared to accept all classes of Insurance Risks at Lowest Rate...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT IS WANTED. CONDITIONS OF ENLISTMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITION ARY FORCES. EVERY MA.N PTTYSTOA.LLY FIT IS WANTED. CONlrillojlS OY Kltr.ISTMKNT. Aro ... • ... ' 18 to 45 yowB Minimum Height • ... 5 feet.2 innhos Chest Mnatnromhnt ... i)fl innl-ioi I'or.fona di«iriii» to nnlisr, hIiohM aooly at t.ho nearest, Town TIall. Sliiro TTall, Drill Hall nr Reeniiting Depot, whero arrnnc[omenl.8 will bo mfido for modical cxaminiition. Persons who arc eonnidcrod suitablo will bo crarltod free railway tickets to tho motronolis for final medical examination and enlistment. HATK8 OF PAY PRR DAY." A.ftor Embarkation Prior to (Tnoludinc; Embarkation , deferred pay) Lieutenant 15/ 21/ Sorgcant 10/ 10/8 Oo rporal 0/ 10/ Private 5/ 0/ SEPARATION AT.I.OWANOK. ' Separation allowance will bo paid to married men wlio aro receiving loss than 81 ptr dav. but such allowance will not oxeced tho amount necosnary to raako up tbo difforonco betweon t.hoir daily rato of pay and 8/ por day. Subject to this Kmitation tho amounts payable are an follows (a) P...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE RAILWAYS. Leave Cressy for— [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

THE RAILWAYS. Leave Creasy for— ; Monday—Colac 7.20 u.m., return ing 12.20 p.m. Bullarat 1 p.m., re turning 8 p.m. . Molbonrne, 6 p.m. Tuesday—"olac 7,20 n.tn ,-return. ( ing 12.20 p.m. Ballarat 6 a.m., re. turning 8 p.m. . . Wednesday— Ballarat 6 a.m., re turning 2.30 p^m. Colac 3.15 p.m., returning 9.45 p.m. Melbourne,. 6 p.m. . TluiiBday—Ballarat G a.m.,roturn. .imr 2.30 p.tn. Oolac, 7.20 a.m. and 3,15 p.m., returning' 12.20 p.m. and 9.45 p.m.,. Friday—rBullarat fr a.m., return ing 8 p.m. Melbourne,-6 p.m. Saturday—Colac 7.20 a.m., return, ing ,12.20 p.m.. Ballarat 1 p.m., returning 8.30 p.m'. Melbourne',' 6 p.m. '

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

' Don't lend yonr newspaper to any | person who can afford better than yon to become a subscriber, but who ia too mean to pay the small rate for 'subscription. If jou want billheads, memo, forme, business cards, delivery books, or anything in the printing line, call at the Cressy " Pioneer " office, when, your iiiitrnctions will be promptly attended to.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FOR WOMEN [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

FOH WOMEN (Il.y "Aiiibrosins.") JI.O- artistic- nc-dl^vort ;i>|<d zwsztsr*?* <»ir »lu'drobi' V.tv , ;, ";'"""l,v «-k« for u»\JSl™:!rSZ '7 ,""0S m:'-v bn attw I),;. fnMiion ot tlioso country nu-n's smock* • \ivA : - *»>*•* .such fnH.k., ;ir(:l:;;t I !,i!" l'l;l'ro|'™K H:', 1' S('11 '«■ a MM,i,,rrvj I I'll lv llllotl. ;U)(| Dm .slc-vi-v, H-i, in -V I « Mo unnholo, suHu-k.-.I at :(>o sl,m,l,|,r I ; ,n /uiV"sr '.,f ,i,° .i!,,;1 U sijioi-kcd.mto Llm should^ ],i(.CT,„ «"<' >k'rl iiojtit! ,JJJ'V Ul" iakiM- n wins;..,| wr.vl, Uio -»■:<!,, s|K-irt ':v„ its fulm-s., st.mrkod just „!)„vc tl"' lupx, (iic frock Ijciiiy l»>Itwl in ;ilxii> !l'f Illinois ttilk n ;,n.I.v ijf.uk, pMont !wr. Ml. A pl;„<i roll rolJar- r,l "Into D/JCII, mid culls ol' tlld SfifiH> lini'li tlm cos tun jo. A u„ 0f noft hlnrlc nr rii'.])ljorry roMrod silk miyht bo 'irorJi; at ttio \ hlmprd oponing. of :il" IjloiiHc.t'i.s inndo/roin "■lint in &am...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FINANCING THE HARVEST. GREAT SCHEME ADOPTED. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

FINANCING THE HARVEST. GREAT SCHEME ADOPTED. The scheme which has been evolved by the Harvest Conference is as follows The scheme provides for the States taking over the whole busi ness of exporting the harvest and soiling it on the London market j through the existing wheat dealing firms, which will bo paid a comnAis aion on their sales and purchases. Legislation will have to bo passed in each State concerned to permit of' this being done, and that will bo accomplished as speedily as possible, as next month is ' to see .the - first, gathering of the harvest. When the scheme is in operation the wheat baying and exporting firmi who have hitherto dealt with farmers will coniinne to operate as usual. But there will be chis difference. Any grain wbjph they buy will not be their own ; it will belong to the Government of the particular State that is to export it. IP the farmer accepts, say, 2s 6d per bushel,' the associated banks will Guarantee the payment of that price. If the Go vernmen...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE CARE[?]OF GLOVES. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

■;;a .'ink CAI{R'fOK!GI.OVK!5. To n tv-cll; cltc-SRcd i.womnn tin* wire ol her glovesMs /ill.important matter, for hlio .reiilisos that. !«ineb depends ijn it, •and Unit' carelessness' or. slovenliness in tins detail will: spoil iftcr ii[ip<!iinnK'0. i no matter. li'jtv,. d;tinlv ,o."-: costly l!|U Teat, of )icr toilette ju u Hi 1 « Never rhtirry in. pifatinj! 'on1 new i gloves. This, ,in niiiiiv ol the .shops,.'.j may be doiiQ ;it Uio counter.-bv..tbo ttU<m<lnnl.i, /mil .it in well to-let tiiem, , do it., fur.thou- .slionliU there; an.v: , fin v.- in tlio kid,, it is easilv detected, and another p-ljr m.'iy bo substituted!".". In pulling on kIoviss,, lierqfuI to got the senilis of-- ilie. fingers yc'T straight... Stroke oacli finder doirn.'.tis. fur as i;, will go, inili the hint, finger ■> and thumb of tlio other IiiukIj .and should tlio glove : mmuii to slick, breathe on it gently. This often..help?. 1'ttt tlits thumb oil thbila.st. I "When tji...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
RED CROSS NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

RED CROSS NEWS. The CJressy Red Groaa Society forwarded to the Oentral Depot, Melbourne,-on October 29th the following goods :— 264 Face Washers. 11 Pillow Cases. 2 Triangular Bandages. 16 Triangular Bandages. 49 Pairs Socks. 5 Pairs Mittens. 1 Pneumonia Jacket. 6 Woollen Scarves. 12 Under Flannels. 32 Flannel Shirts. The bon, treasnrer desires to ac knowledge, with thanks, the sum of £3 10s, the result of a euchre party and dance, arranged by the young men of Creasy. , At a meeting of the local branch of the Red Cross Society on Wed nesday last the resignation tendered by the hon. secretary (Mis* K. M. Bown) was notaccepted, the sooiety granting her three months' leave of absence instead.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
R[?]UBARB RECIPES [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

Hriuii.smn.U'.oiPKs Ulititwrl) .lolly.—Wipe n hllnf'!l (,! rhubarb, (lift id imo hiiiiill put in a .stcwpan intli ■ {-pint ol iwiior, J-Jb sugar Oo cncli pound ol trmt), an cllio rinil of n k'nion. Simnior vorj Uimly t.iiti] (jiiit, >olt, then ru!i tlirmi;;!) ;i line luiir sivw. J)i.v,o]\v .') <,/. dI It :i 1 . yi'latmc, mill .v„:r _ into Lhc i iinli:ii-fj. r<>lor with 11 litili' m>-;iI, put into u mould, mill turn out w lien m-1. Sm I'OIIIKl Ultll hillUIII.I.S fill (11(11 mii.-iII pi(H.V:i liml sprinkled Willi lrllloll jini'l: and nil^ar. Ifliiliinrl) ami li;it;cr I'udduif;. :-\Vipi niiil cut up 1JII) n| illul);ii'I>f mid pii 'it in a liutlorc'il hunt in layers with .sugar to sweeten. In .n basin beat Id eream 'J nz of 1 > i ■ 11 < ? t" with 'Joy. v"i- .sugar. .Mix Ii.ilf a i'■pnnnl ill <>! bakinj; powder with llli ill Hour. Next heat mi e^y. :ilid mlil tu il ;i eiiplul i)l millt. 'J'o.tho beaten ei'-am add the - ilour i...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
"THE SECRET OF THE HOLLYBOUGH." [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

"THE.SECRET OF THE HOLLYBOUGH." (By "Seldom Sent.") Tho Secret of the Hollybough We've heard so much about, Poor " Chester" and the Red Cross Leapje Are anxious to find out. They paid their gilt, they saw the show, . They bought both dolls and banners. Their cup is full, their heart is sad, Alas! Where's all those "tanners ?" To finish up, they ran a dance. And charged us "half a dollar." For charity's sake, we little thought, This "dough " they'd also collar. The street'man winks the other eye. To him it's more than funny, i And easier than the Cup to tip— Watt's become of all this, money.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WOMEN WORKERS. IN FRENCH AUTOMOBILE FACTORIES. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

WOMEN WORKERS. ^ i xs'1' iiiS uio aio i-J j j iic Ac-;; ■if-.' ;>'^tUKiKS. ; | (fly II. O.-'Uinioiiii in the "Autocar.''| I As is well-known, cvoivbnLilcbmlJLM.I I'tiiiin in lu-ance between t cei'Lam -ages i.js labju- toilic'culli-'cl up-lOr iic-tii o-.si-i I'Vicd in .tlio .army;10 Uoleiul lu« touti i ci-yj 'ftndj- ufi'ii ru'su^b (it the win-, tln.-t j 'Tins naturally bad an important .ellect-., upon llio supply , .ol labor m evorj workshop.throughout .!• ranee. . ■ ; i •i<• AH tlio largo 'lirnisfnott* inakingvoiitor mobiles or "shells .'fpr the anny Iravo 'turned' their'attention'-to wbmou moi'.'c ois,' siud, as,, tin ,example/ .Messrs De ,D.*on; JJouton,; liavp'actually over OOd women ■ m >. their- wbrkH, n very huge i proportion of the 2b00 hands employed. ■ A 'largo nuiilbor, of tlio women 1110. worlolie on tlio lathes as tuinus, b.it tlioro arc a corlaui i number occup.cd I ow tho' nulojnaii(jii»nc]iiiK'iy, others in making shells or in tho -. im.pottipn (shops...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BEEAC. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

BEEAC. From Our Oorreaoondent. An enlarged photo of the late Trooper A. Fyffe was unveiled in the presence of a large crowd of people at Eurack on Monday last. The ceremony of unveiling was performed by Mrs Jas. Pierce. Cr. R. Daffy, president of Colac shire, Cr. Meredith, and MrThos Stephens, president of Beeac patriotic committee, delivered stirring addresses, and eulogised the memory of the first Eurack young men to enlist and to make the supreme sacrifice for his Em pire and native land. The Na tional Anthem was sung. A very successful bazaar was held at Eurack on Friday after noon and evening. There wan a splendid display of goods. The school was prettily decorated. Cr. R. Daffy, president of Colac 3hire council, performed the opening ceremony. A good busi ness was done, with the result that £50 was obtained, and with £10 from a previous concert, £60 is to be divided between a sloyd room for the scholars and the Red Cross Society. The result must be very gratifying to the commi...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE ALTERNATIVE [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

TI:UC ALTKHXA I IVi: Yis, hor, nur-rk is scareo," mi;<J I'at, '•Ijiit 1 • got a J"l> lnslit Suiiibv (lint I'VDiif'lit "mo ti" slnllinj',>." "Wlinlr1" r-aid '.Mr Goodman, jnnoli slioclml. "Vnn tlio Sabbath "Writ, nor,", returned 1'nl njioln^i'ti cnlly, "it was mo or tho Sabbath. Wan if us had 10 be broko."

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CORRESPONDENCE. [We do not necessarily identify ourselves with the opinions expressed by our correspondents.] "THE SECRET OF THE HOLLYBOUGH." TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

CORRESPONDENCE. [We do not ncc«aaarily identify our selves with the opinions expressed , _ by our correspondents.] "THE SECRET OF THE HOLLYBOUGH." : TO THE EDITOH. Sir.r-In another column will be found aHvertiaed the balance^ sheet of the entertainment; held , on 17th August by the Qreagy Dramatic Club. It' is to be re gretted that the ^credit balance is ao small, but that is not my fault, as some people seem tq think. The club had been started twoi month's before I joined it, and most of., the expenses.were in curred previoviB to my joining the club. ' When I took over the sec retaryship I had no idea that the expenses were so great, other wise I should have declined to accept the position. Iam giving these facta to let the people of Creasy and district know the true state of affairs. There are a lot of rumors going the rounds of the district re myself and the other members of the club, which I can assure you are all without any foundation whatsoever.— Yours, etc.; ' A. WATTS, • Ac...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
YOUR BIRTH MONTH AND ITS INFLUENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

YOUR BIRTH MONTH AND ITS INFLUENCE.' • JJ.'it! Ilio moiitli in n'liich oik" is born really liriro nn inlliiunCu oh' tli*- rlia raf ter ;iJS'i ilii.j)o:iitw-Ti anil ami happiness in lite? I hero »r<; tlin' c ivho are inclined U> mMI at, tbo idea b"t \\, is only 1h:in.'Ss;uv to lend I In: wl'it iliJ-'H oi t ill; if. who have. made a >*i".'ij.iil study ot th'.' sublet. iiii• I to oompar'! their Mat.-ineiiU witlr s own mid that. of Uioir friend* mill relative!!' (II lnjeuino i:(i/ivini'ril Unit fliero ' in much M be U':trn< ct from tlio.'W V.h'i. claim to I in experts in regard to lore-. icllm^ tin.' hitnri' liv Ij:ih111 ti their iciiK dilations U(Jo:i iliii (Uil< upon '.vliidli 0110 was ixirn. . •: ' Probably nn nu'ii Iim mado.ii'■ iiluser study of l.lio subject than '-Chii.'vo,'!..s. palmist mill clan'vuyunt, \vlt;> most-truly remarks in Ins ' When \Vcro V.mi Born?" that tlwc pooplo who lmvo 6<iiuo mcsuis at their command to. jenrri...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?] RURAL INTEREST [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

RURAL INTEREST (By "Uusticus."; 'lo annual report of tho operations of lie hands department shout- that ouitf to thp drought, tlni su.i). oi JL'Sl.OOU was advanced to tanner.-. <1 mi— ingUto financial your ]'JM-lo.~-Niun bi'rof persons to -whom advances were tonjo, 3,914; approximate number ol ctd) lions registered, f;,1l^; t:ppro».i )nf'J Jirt>a, to bo cultivated tinder tho .•tifance.s made, 1,220.000 acres. In ad diin to seed and fodder advances, mi ley itiik provided for tho carrying ov of works, thereby . enabling snif»r iflji. settlors 0!"'" ln "">nt prif.nng needs. !ho Australian Trade mid Indir triH Expansion League, which whs rt> co'Uy Inunched in Melbourne i.>. o' liiU'h interest to the'rural community of'tha Suite, and hII mil wi«h Hie Jioguo success in its uideavor to open tip new markets lor the pfocln<-1 - ol tin land., which is imo 'if i:;. object Tritlo channels- m many directions will Ulllo ft different cou.-i-.e ouing to 11:' grot w...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHAT'S YOUR ANSWER? [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

WHAT'S YOUR ANSWER-? Aru you thinking of Urn brave lads who havo gone? Does your heart in syjupnflry go' i»il> ii-pati' Uo you oltcn heave a ciuc.s a tear t'omo in your eye? JJut nro you doing might to help thorn Y Answer thai! Aro you dreaming of the women left behind H JJooh your heart. bleed when a frie'.id drops'in lo chat ? | Do you feel you Mharo their troubles aro your sympathies hut. hubbies, Aro you doing might to help tlmm? Answer IIint ! Do you love the boirnies ielt to mourn their dad? And talk of humr.n kindness, glib und pat. If you aru a man of action, won't you gfit more satisfaction, Uy helping than a bit? Sow, answer j that!

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WARNEFORD'S ZEPPELIN. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

''WARKEFORD'S ZEPPELIN. i.t i_'. ■... .". ■ !;: i\Dioag ,(ho vfrici. and thrillijiSQittv coxwtS 'of .tliQ destruction ot a Gohnn/i'' Xoin>yiin v l,y,:j.£ito i''iight 'Liotitt'i Wiiinotord, -V.O., is-tho ono Ijolow, froiK nn. ituoas^, to; tl;o; iMuthoi' Sugoridj;;; ,0; t^^iVirjitutipnyCiinybnt at jjridijort, DoirieC:-—^ - '4'*Ai-'JlUo,'-liojsp.'.^^n!,bursting shell J jmjilnid-^oilt or b^ and pulled tisidb' ttJiO.Jilind.r What a; sigiit met .my gazo!,' ■ fho /eppulm .justi iiboru tho bouho on tho opposite .sido of tho street, and- aft (ainnau—iiororiwg- -60 yards Kliovo.it. A socond bomb was throwji., llio Zeppelin burst, ■iituke p/acl'Mlly fn;:t\rd| Inil stiff found. tlio enorgy lo lilirl Hp to ' its enemy u quantity ft projeetiles and of burning tiaptfia. OnV saw nothing but lire and heard hide ous yells and horrible noise.:; trom tliw occupants 'ftf tl;o burning air.sbip. 1 thought tho end of tho world had conic. —at least lor us. ... _ Arrived at. tile Mown Xl.:i!1, I pciTOivei...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BUSH FIRES [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 10 November 1915

BUSH FIRES Victoria has been extraordin arily lax hitherto in taking mea sures to prevent bush fires. Yet the State has suffered heavy '.losses. Hundreds of thousands ■of acres have been swept, of homesteads, ' farm buildings, grass.stock, fencing and timber; Jives have been lost, and manv people rendered homeless. After the devastation wrough t in Gipps land a few.years agb,:land hold ers united in efforts to prevent a . recurrence.of the calamity. Ex cepting the destructive • forest fires, which devour unknown Quantities of fine timber every summer, there have been, com paratively speaking, few serious ■outbreaks during the last five or* :six years in settled districts, and country people have nat a sense of insecurity. All the indica tions point to the belief that un less, active preventive measures be taken the bu3h fires this year will be a cause of tremendous loss and hardship. The grass in all districts and on almost all lands—on Crown lands and along ; the ioads and railways...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
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