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FLINDERS AND KANGERONG SHIRE COUNCIL. Saturday, May 30. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
FLINDERS AND KANGERONG SHIRE COUNCIL. Saturdcay, May 30. Presidceat--Cra 11s:ic ((President), Stanley, DFavie, ltockley, Shaw, Symonds, Pat'ter. Accounts amounting to LC01I 7ostW?i? passed for payment. Teuders. 2C00 yards limestone, Portsea-S2rrento road--W, Skelton at 5s 2d per ard. Correspondence. The following letters were read and dealt with as under: From Lands Departmeat, notifying gazettalof of Or J. . . Smands, Andrew Buchanan, Cecil Trovor Cooke, David Myles Maxwell and James W. BIrrest, as a com mittee of management of reserve for public park and other purposes of public recreation in the township of Flindels.-tRecoived. From P'ubllc \Yorks Department, stating Governor-in.Councll has approved of condi. tion of the grant of L50 for Tulum road being reduced to L25 in lieu of 150 as pre. vtously tmposed.--leceived. From Health Board, drawing attention to risk of contamination to pies, cakes, etc.. exposed on outside of glass c.as's or on coun ters in shops, It i desired in ac...
MISS MARIE CORELLI ON HAPPINESS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
MISS MARIE CORELLI ON HAPPINESS. .Mliss MIarje Corelli addreessed the P.S.A. in the Congregational Church at Stratford-on-Avon one Sunday re cently-her subject being "The Secret of Ilappiness." The nineteenth cen thry, she said. had gone for ever, and with all our progress and civillsation we had not come much nearer the real secret of happiness than our an cestors. The twenltictl century found us still searching. asking the same ol01 luestion-howr to be happy? It had been declared that we had lost the art of being happy in the old, simple ways, and that the brightness and :nirrh which uoed to make our Eng land merrie Eng:and" had gone for ever. She itliought there sas some truth in tthis, and the reason was not far to eCek-wre thought too much of ourselees and too little of our neigh hors. There was nothing so depress ing as a contemplation of one's self. To he truly happy theyr moust think of tll the good they could do. and all the lose they could show to their neigh 'ilnrc• Iln ·...
MONDAY, 8.30 A.M. Some Reflections on a Bolling Copper. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
MONDAY. 8.30 A.M. Some Reflections on a Bolling Copper. "Tite copper's boiling "-this is the com mon phrase of early Monday, the housewife's call to tthe weelty task. Let os follotr it with a question that is not so simplte isit sounds: "What is it soiling for?" .Most people would noswer, "'Why, to boil the dirt out of tire clothes, of course." Quite so, but for healthts sake something more than dirt has to he done away ritir in the househlolrt ssashing, namely, the seeris of infectious disease. Infection nay be comosunicated to a swhole city (and beyonui it) frotri orne single patient, of which the smallpon epidemic is a rase in point. It is due to tiny organisms, hardly visible through a microscope but intensely alise, throssn off in the course of the disease. T'hese float in the air or (lost and drift to clothes and house linen as naturally as steel dras's to a magnet; swe call them " Germs," or seeis of disease, because just is no ordinary seed grows to a plant, so 0 disease ger...
COLONIAL MUTUAL LIFE. Sound Position. Chairman Gives Figures. Profits Described. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
COLONIAL MUTUAL LIFE. Sound Position. Chairman Gives Figures. Profts Described. Proceedings at the annual meeting of toe Colonial Mutual Life Aesurantte So ciety Limited, tIeld ont May 27, In the oili ces of the cotpttatty. 419 Collina-street. were t tsed byofnanimite., alpa rt Iroru Itie objeettoos of two Polict-ttattiero, Stroasro. C'. A. Areiter attl it . J. D)'~rey. wito were atao tire of tule tire signatlor l lo tt the petllott preOnttet to Porlia StIr. 0. 'V. Ilater. cttairttatt of itirec. tore. itt ttos ope·ningh retitrhos. lliudeti to tule itttttroreil poeitiett of tite .oacirl ittee titae soar of ttt Pre'ioout report. ltOoto tite replort of tite ittorSatcLts. 9 Aro. Y.asURhtottgittd Itresttigattionte tt tlAtttet appoitwelte by tse (tof menutteti to ttIle Ott ittnltcctiott or tce ooniety'h IttIs tteoa. witirit. it wootd bre reuttetutbered. tite ulireetoro mk pplied fat witeut their ritt wits before Pariuttnestt ftti wYtear err taI IIuttUt)1Oaptearet o(tatetttettla abotit tit...
UNSKILFUL TEMPER. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
UNSKILFUL TEMPER. One would think that there could be no end to tile resources of anger. Meln use it in so squlnand(erinlg a way, that one is surprised that the stock cloes not run out. But even tils wastefulness of tile precious commuo dity is not censurable as the want of skill and good taste with which it is employed. It is not economised. It is not put to good purposes. It Is squandered. It is not slkilfully shot, as a marksman sloots at a target. Indeed, men sllow clearly enough that they do not know thle value of anger. A good article of anger is worth far more than the best ngun-powder, and ought to be used with an economy at least equal to that of thie sportsman, who never burns powder needlessly. What should be thought of a sportsman who should go on firing his gun out of the window? Or what of one who should go about the yard, the garden, ex plodlng his gun every hour into the air, hitting nothing? Yet so do men let off the precious force of temper invaluable treasure of a...
CULTIVATE GOOD HABITS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
CULTIVATE GOOD HABITS. T'he educatioll of anll ifant should cnz alcsnnc 500S1H as it Is bornl a good or 11:1( habits are formed (luring chlidhoo(I. If, for example, a baby 1i fed every tinme It cries, it soon begins to understanli that by crying It gels. what it desires, but by gratifying its demands aganlust our better Judlgment wne ar instilling into the unlcollsciou' infant a lesson in seilishness and greed which nla persist through its whole life. A habit scarcely less harmful is giving it somnething to suck to "keen it (iulet." Many parents leave the llutv of In stilling good habits in to their chil I rell to thbe teahers In schools, for. gelttingf Iha(t b~'th tinle s11 ch1ool life begins habits have been formed that (nay mlar or make tile cillli's careor for life. Ilabits and character lre bound together; one cannot have 'I good character with Iball habIts. Tile hk"xtt 1VmLLlibL'St. very early in life a chlld wvlll recognise right fronm wroni. but llerlhps at lirst tile wrong ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
WELSBACH THE WORLD'S BEST FOR COUNTRY LIGHTING. Air Gas Machines. The Welabacb Air Gas Ma chine Is so elm pie that a child can work it with impunity, Suitable for Lighting, Heat ing and Cook ing. We guar antee satisfac tlon with all our Machines, and to prove this we will Zut a machine in for one month free of charge, and if not suit ,Lble, will remove same free of all lost to you. Write for Catalogue. WVELSBACH LIGHT COMPANY OF AUSTRALASIA LIMITED, I"R0 TLONRDATAi FRT., M*IfTlOTTRIu,. i~-AAIaH ~n~ ftO~M1J j~ O INV NH TORB PATENTS Obtained in Commonwealth and Else. where for improved methods of Appll ances, Tools, etc., of any description. Full Information, Costs, etc., sent on application to A. O, SACH8E, C.E. AUSTRALIAN WIDOWS' FUND BULLDINGS, Corner Collins and William Sts., M.ELBOURNE. YOL E'3 IELEBRATED 0 - CIIEDA 4 0 - H EALATTA TOILE BATH& NURSERY MEDICAL SOAP 3 a*· em~
A MIDSHIPMAN'S ADVENTURE IN JAPAN. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
A MIDSHIPMAN'S ADVENTURE IN JAPAN. A correslpondent of "To-Day" tells the following amusing story of a Brit ish midshipltuan's adventure in Japan: Last New Year's Day a midshipman ifrom one of the big cruisers was "taking in" the city of Toklo in a rickshaw. There was a keen breeze blowing, but it was prevented from howling merrily through the middy's whiskers by reason of the fact that he Ihadn't any. But if his face were de void of hirsute adtlornment, he, by way of compensation, held between his lips a number one Manila cheroot of imposing proportions, which hIe puff ed with ostentatious vigor. Now, these simnple facts were nioted by an equally simple but sternly conscientious Jap ianese policeman, who prided himself upon his entire and precise know ledge of the laws of the land of tile "rising sun." When the Oriental bobby saw that juvenile naval offi cer's glowing but beardless counten ance from afar he thougiht of the Jap anese equivalent for the British "I-la! ha!" and ordtle...
FUNNY SCENE ON AN OMNIBUS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
FUNNY SCENE ON AN OMNIBUS. Rather a risky substitute for a bat tlefield is the top of an omnibus, but struggles on "lmperlales," as tney are termed In Paris. The latest adventure, says the Paris c rrespondent of the "Daily Tele graph." of the sort owed its origin to a very comical mistake. At a parti cular P'.risian onice there ascended to the llummit of ol;e of these vehicles an individual of very comfortable dl macnslons, wvlo was spteedily Immersed in the study of his newspaper, a pretty anld well-dressed woman, many years his jlunlIor, and an elderly man, who looked like a retired ofllcer. The omnibus hIad lardly started when tilhe oldl beau leganl to cast glanllces ex pressive of intense aidmiration at his fair neighbor, andt although he re ri\ved nIo encouragemlent he colltin ncdt Ilis attempt to get up a flirtation wvith her quite unabashetd. Suddenly tile lady rose to her feet, at the im mlnent risk of toppling over, and screamed o0t. "You rufllan! Not con tent with lmaking ...
TO A BIRD. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
TO A BIRD. (Lines suggested by seeing one on a lady's hat in church.) Cruel the art, Poor bird, that killed and placed you there, To form a part Of yonder lady's plumage rare! Who will consent That she, who hither came to pray, Has a heart as innocent As yours cVas in Its gladsome day? And who call tell if the praise she offers in this throng Is as acceptable As once ascended with your song? Whatever land Claimed your nativity, there T'hile same kind eland Created you, that did this lady fair. Throughout your ldays Your little throat was made and meant To sing God's praise, Unharmed, a harmless instrument. And tile religion that Would take your pretty form and pin It to a lady's hat MIay point to Hleaven--but ne'er enter it.
MARKET REPORTS & SALES Dandenong Market. Tuesday, June 9th. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
MARKET IREPORTS & SALES Dandenong Market. Tuesday, Juoe 9th. Adamson, Strettle& Ci., Alex. Scott & Co and Joseph Clarke & Co. conjointly report Dairy Cattle: A good supply of milkers and sptingers, with a flir proportion of quality cows. The demand was keen at advauecd rlater, good spraluers meeting with special r.quiry. t'racticely a total clearance wr.as ciloctet. lieat milkers £10 to £12 1It, gtod £7 10 to £9 10., othlers from i£5; bast splingers £8 1is to £10 5s, good £6 to S. "the followiug wero the pIinciptl lots: .lilkeru: Meesrs F. kinsieiel 4 to £12 15t, :i avetnglc £11t 7a il; 11, Iratlie I at .tl2 10e, 31. O'Ctonnor 1 at LI1 15?, Gee. leteys 3 to 1Lt , W. 0. Klyey 1 at L10 15?, F. Ilali!:an 3 to L0 15t, D. J, Bourra 3 to 1.9 12 itG1, W\V. tIIasey 1 at. 1. 10s, Selman IProa. 1 at 1.9 Tos6I, J. Ilaghes 1 1t 19 GI. ,rlt;gers: Stessrs 3. Kungstou 2 to L10 Ir, D. Wade 1 ar.t ,10 -a, E. ltigins 3 to L10, Lea. Crrlgaun 1 at LD 15s, J. Klrhab m 1 a...
FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
FO" TBI ALLI. Palenhnam v. p~iru, Vije.--Thii ganre was plvayd lost Satir.rl y at IPl',kc'nam. The 'isito:s hid :. niumbcr of the:ir lteding ploy crs ? tPrt ; ii- vloc.ai olsha d. soeverol abi'.r. VThe coame wa:s o!ie- :l. tahen:iam kicking 13 goa's 10 Lehttill to 2 gento 2 bohinds. Godlt.ickCeke fr l'akcnhaim were--t. Tl'aylcrt (5), T. Stene (4). Jacksoni (3), and L. Oook. Gool-kickers (or Spring Valce-Alford and tooke. The game att titmis was rough, tie umipire t luoin:l fi r too much ht?u:itg on A tc m frtm Victo:i,1 lak St:to school visited t'akenhiamo on ~nqtd,.y ] sc, ait tried cgncl, iocns with a tcim frm thnii: loot tchoo!l. ailtted by te::vral boys Irt tl)CItenoug, Nar Nar Goon and CranbU:r'e acholI. After a get I g iue aictory reeted witih the country bhow, twho kicked I; gol!s S behtonds to Victori I~ 'atl's 5 oaa 8 belitdt. After noon ten wos provided by tl.e lbaklnhim ladies. )audemnong visitcd Clayton on Sat urday withli a omewhat weak teatm and a cloeo and execitilg g...
GREATER THAN GOLD Published by arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co., London & Melbourne. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER X V.—Continued. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
GREATER THAN GOLI By L. T. MIEADE, Author of "The Soul of Margaret Rand," etc. .-Published by arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co., London & Melbourne. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER X V.-Continued. The brother and sister went into the house, where the amazed and de lighted squire and his wife gave their son a most hearty welcome. Indeed, MIrs. O'Doyle shed tcars as she kiss ed her "beautiful boy," as she called him. Shanmus knew exactly how to act in the home of his ancestors. He gave his mother graphic accounts of his life in London, which charmed and delighted the sedate old lady, and after lunch hle went around with his father to see thile stables and examine the Ihunters. "I am forced to return to London to-morrow mnorning. sir, but whenI I do come back I will briing a couple of fresh horses- with me." "Ye canll't do better than buy them here, Shanms. 'There aren't ainy hor-ses in lthe worll like those we rear, are there, Mick?" Mick. one of the headl grooms, en dorsedl hi...
Meeniyan Market. Monday, June 8. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
Meeniyan Market. Monday, June 8, Adamson, St'rttle & Co. Pty, Ltd. report 200 head of catthl, 110 sheep and 20 pigs yarded. A good attendlance of buyers present, and alnmost a total clearance effectcd., Forward epringers to LT 10s, backward cows to L5 10s, backward hbeifers (a line of Ayrshiro andrl Jersey cross) at L4 18,, lleshv cattle L4 15s to 1.i5 15s, liuea of 18-mronths. old heifers at L3 2s and L3 10s, ilute of 18 months to 2..yr-old steCers at L2 17,. linu of 2j-yr.old steers at LS, peddles to 30s, a line of 110 x-bred eaes at 19s Gd. Pigs: Suckers at 10s, slips to 25s Gd. Alo account Mr Perkins: House and land, L?0 ; 1 block land LO9 10, 2.acre blocks at L25, 1-acro blocks at L18 ; 2 medium geldings at LIl, backward cows to LO 1Ss. Furniture and sundries at gaod values.
The Laborer's Thanks. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
The Laborer's Thanks. A tramnear wats oi.ln down a busy street one day, nd w':s already cou-. fortably full. v':enll it was hailed by a: laborina lnuu lllchl tih worse for li quor, wheo pireeutly s nCgered along the car l:etween two rown of well dressed people, regar,' .s (of polished slhoes nld tender feet. IMur·ui:rs and cmpltain;llln nr;Ose On all sides, ::id dtemandul wer. '''':rd that the offelnder should be ejecteud at once. lu3t ntiid the storm of abuse one friendly 'voice wans raised, as a beneo\' lenut clergyman rore froml his seat, say ing: "No. no! ! Let the man sit down and be quliet" 'T'he disconmfiture of 11:e arty: turnted to mirth when thile drunken one snei::ted his ibene factor by the hand, exclaim' ing: "Thank ye, ;if-th,,tlt: y,. I see you know what it is to he tlit:ht!"
READING IN BED. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
READING IN BED. We all reard In bed, but, according to the "Lancet," it is an "unhailthy proc tice." Dr. HRgo Felchenfeld, of Derlui, has recentlyr made 'i' study of the sub jact with the object of fltiding out cx actly what harm is likely to result from t~e habit. 15e flnds thie chief danger is to.thle eyes, partly because the light uscd Is frequentlY Insufli clecnt, and so placed as to dazzle Utem, and partly because it is'dlltcult to hold the book so that full benelit is ob. tained from the use of both eyes. This Is more particularly the case when the reader is lying on one side. Again, there is generally a tempta tion to hold the bookl: too close to tile eyes, and this of itself tends to in duce myopin. Very particularly is this result to libe feared in the case of yOUn? Ipersons whose eyes are not fully developed. For this reason boys and girls under cIghlteen should, D)r. Feilclhenfeld advises, be strictly for. bidderu to read in bed. The "Lancet." however, has a word in defen...
KING'S BIRTHDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 11 June 1914
KING'S BIRTIIHDAY. Dandonoog was busy on Monday, 8th, which was observed ns King's Birthday. Slpecial tr;ins ran from Melobource, :ati a Iargo :aotudtnce of pieuicers patroni?ed tht. Park. 'IThere \was alho a lawn enVI lllli IIItCIt nlilt a hockey nmatch within tho P'ark grolunds, whilo up in the Agtricultural Shiow GCounds thero weto two visiting foot bh t clubst--M al er0 Itoniors and St. Kilda Rovers. T'ihe D,:ndenong Juiois nmetl tie Malver4ites, and woo by eight potits o:tly, atdl it totk the sotiors all their timo to get hotmie by [ottr potsate fr[om the St. Kilda boys. The St. Kiildta visitors patroniSed Ms McQuiado's Albion Hotel, ad withr the followers numberedl about -10, whlile the Malverenites and tiheir litlo lot dos tributed thomselres arotund tleo town. Later in thte evetuing the Iurds bl?atn to arrive for tite 1)andontoturg Ptultry, figeon arid Cauary Socity's elow, andi tte hItn. secretary, Mr A. C WV. 1tleey, adt his largt band of merry workers wero kept buoy tranf...