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Stockyard Gully. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

.Stockyard Gully. ('From Our Correspondent. The fanners around here s'fim to have i earned a lesson from the drought, as j they are determined not. io ran out. of j water asrain under ordinary c:roumsta:i- j cps Most of them are making their! dams larger, and others are putting in j new ones. Mr. M. ,1. Thompson has iu^t commenced o^e 01 tiO'lO vards c.apa eitv : Sfessrs ITalliday and Brsen Bros ar« bavins' n--w odes put in and tl-.e old ones cleaned out. In fact there will not 1-e on-1' 'fnrm»r around here who will have less than I50fi yards. Messrs Hilli day nnd P.-c'-:h'T-.i are the only ones about hers who did not run short of water, and _ii we are formuats enough to get a good ! full of ruin daring; tho next few months ,mr farmers will bo independent of the Government- Tank. This will bo necea* to a cortaiu extent, now that tlio tank is to bo thrown open: It appears to be the general opinion lioro that the tank would nevar have teen thrown open had tho carstaker acted more leui...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MARK TWAIN AS A PUBLISHER. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

MARK TWAIN AS A PUBLISHER. Mark Twain, who is now writing for ' Harper's,' tried his hand at publiaoing on his own account some years apo, but his experiences were not encouraging. Having written a new book he called on a publisher and said to him : — ' I want you to publish this book along lines whioh I shall lay down. I am the employer, and you are the employee. I am going to show them some new smEB in tne pub lishing business. And I want you to draw on me for money aa you go along.' 'Whioh he did,' said Mark Twain, in tell mp- the etory.- 'He drew on me for S6,000 dollars. Then I asked him to take the book and call it off. But this he re fused to do.' Mark Twain gave up ex perimenting in publishing after that.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Homebush Yards and Stock Values. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

HontsL'ush Yards snd Stock Valuss. As there was only a very small supply of sheep penned at the Houiebush fat. stock saleyM'ds on Monday, vaiuos for sheep again ranged very high. Ot the 5111 sheep and lambs sold, 700 sheep were imported from New Zealand aud 200 from Tasmania, most of the imported fj-nceTirr-'l s :i ;i d verv nriine. Th'1 pms of crossbred weather's realized up to 37s 6d, pens of crossbred ewes to 27 s Cd per head, which odd crossbred i wethers from Monaro fetched 55s, and | odd Merino wethers to 37s. Lambs sold | corresnoudinfrty well, and the sales ter minated by 10.45 am., an unusually early hour. j Upwards of 908 cattle were yarded, and included u much larger proportion of prime and heavy bullocks than usiisl. Thr-re was one draft of 41 bullocks from Victoria and seven heifers from New Zealand. This is not the fir~t time that cattle have been imported from the eas tern colony, but it is a long while a so since the previous shipment was made. The heifers, although ...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
COALING SHIPS. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

COALING SHIPS. It is under consideration by the Ad miralty to add to the arrangements for coaling ships at sea by the construction of a large ocean-going collier that shall he capable of {carrying about 15,000 tons of coal. Such a vessel would easily etow enongh coal to provide for the wants of a InrcA pumadron of battleahins and cruisers and given a decent speed of about 16 or 16 knots there is no reason why she could not accompany a fleet wherevsr it may ba desirable that it ahoald cruise — either in peace or war time.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Redfern Murder. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Rsdfern RSurUcr. A torriblo tiagedy, oven more so thau tii, , shooting of Constable Guildfoylo by coiuors reported iu last issue has been tlie outcome of tlie escape and tho ^seuich foi those desperados. The victim in this instance was a ninn named Josepli Heaps a chair mender and general upholsterer who travelled from town to-town pursu- 1 in'1 his calling. Local residents will re- ] member a man some few months' back pursuing the colling mentioned in Cano windra for several w«0^s, and from tiio description of tho man shot at. Queenbe yau the general opinion is that they are oue and tho same. The victim of the tvnn-prfv. unfortuiiatolv for him, had nu merous tattooed images ou his arms, aud these, wheu without his coat, could be plainly seen, aud this evidently lead to someone giving information to Con stable Madden of Ginnendorra. that two men resembling the Shepherd street mur derers had been seen at Gungalocn ! fetation. Tho constable was at Hall when he received information tha...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
ADMIRALTY RED TAPE. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

ADMIRALTY RED TAPE. Hete iB a charming little specimen of Admiralty red tape. A few days ago the Calliope had to put back to Spithead on aocount of a scarlet fever case which had occurred among the boys undergoing training on her. The Calliope was forth with ordered into quarantine, bat. al though she has since been kept under afcrir.f nnrvnill&.ima. ifc Iiar nnt been coll sidered necessary to stop the leave of the men, who continue to come ashore nightlyl Surely this is strainining at the gnat and swallowing the camel with a vengeance.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Falsification of Scales. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

— Faisificatsan of Ssalas Prior to the commencement of Tatter sall's Meetinsf on Saturday, at Newcastle, tho clerk went to the weighing in roun to adjust the scales, but found that tiiey would not work properly. An examina tion proved that the flooring board had been pulled up and a pieca of pine nailed to it underneath, i^creweu mm the piece of pine was a small swivel, with a wheel attached, through which a corded rope 'rail underneath the liooring-. A black stocking containing a luuip of lead weighing nearly o!b., was tied to the uhifib iskon up through ta^ flooring and attacked to a lever at. the bottom of the scales. The other end of the rone had been taken outside the oTound' through a hole cut in tho galvan ised iron. Auyone outside by au easy uull of the rope* could weigh out a boy considerably under weight or weigh him in just as much overweight. It is not knowu how access was obtained to tho room Fortunately the contrivance was discovered before tho first race, but a aimili...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE KING AS PITTITE. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

I THE KING AS PITTITE. King Edward's visit to Drury Lane Theatre to witness a performance of ' Ben Hur ' waB specially notable as the only occasion on whieh a Sovereign has oc cupied a seat in the pit to enable his Hajesty to have a better view of the sen- 1 sational chariot raoe than waB obtainable j from the ordinary Royal box at the side i of the stage. It is a matter of surprise that Royalty has been bo long content tilth the worBt seats in theatres. Now that hia Majesty has tasted the delights of a seat in the centre of the pit, it is possible that he may refuse to again occupy the neck breaking position usually assigned to him.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Applicant Pupil Teachers' Examination. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

ApoHcasit Pup'! Tflscftors ExaaiaaUoa. As advertised in our business columns some few weeks ago an esamination for j applicant pupil teachers took p.ace at j Parkes on. tlie 24th aud 25th June. Oatt didiitea wero not- to be under the age of j fourteen years, uor more than eignteet, ou the dav of examination, aud omy the three most successful were to be con ? 1 ? 5 rnr immediate aovJuiut miUKl ? ? , -1^1? ! meut. Twenty-eight bnys and girls from vauious places in the Forties Inspectorial District, took part in the competition, auu of these Miss Isabel Me.Keime anu Master Eugene R./Liinson reiwesent-d represented the local school. It is vorv | satisfactory to mention that they bo.h succeeded in passing the exnnmiafiou, . while Miss McKeazie distinguisued her self by obtaining a place among tne hrsi three, and will ne doubt be offered an appointment in tlie near future. Tue success of these young people is tho more cred: table as they had only completed t.ie iunior exaruiuatioh at Cano...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
REPLY TO DR. ROSS, M.P [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

KEPLYTO DR. ROSS, M.P Dr. Ross, iu the Legislative Assembly 011 the 29th prox. received the following answers to the questions publislied above I —i n Nine mouths. Mv lionorabio col league is informed that the survey should I be completed in about two months ('2.) ?Yes. His engagement has ended; lie was onlv temporarily employed. (-3., ' 1- ? niiTPvor is oil ins way. (4 ) 1 Mv honors hlo colleague, is uot aware ; 'but the Hon. Member must, lie feels sure, agree with him when lie tells him that ihe Department has only tne best interests of the people at stake. .aud no step is taken that cannot be 3ustihed. In the absence through illness of Hon. E W. O'Sullivan, Sliuister for \\ or.es, the above replies were given by Mr. Bennett, who for the present assumed the duties of the portfolio.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Molong Peak Hill Railway. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Molong Peak Hill Railway. Following is tho official description of the route of tho above propQsal suggested by Mr. M. Carrol of lledbank, Molong, and examined by Mr. Jno. Bishop Hunter, railway surveyor. The route will leave the Molong-Parkoa line at about 219 miles 16 chains, thence going northerly to the head ot Ala ima gery Greek. and following the right ba»jic of that creek for about three miles would cross the divide between the Norali rmd Molong Creeks about one mile to tho west ot where the Norah Creek road crosses; thence after crossing Nurali Creek would work up a spur of the lrou bark Range to a gap about 6J chains south of the junction of the JNorah Creek and Cumucck roads, thence going slightly westerly until rhe valley oi Dougliboy Oreek is reached, would fullow the right hand bank of that creek northerly to the south of Cumaock.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Cowra-Gregra Railway. WORK OF SURVEY RESUMED. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Cowra-drsgrs Railway; WORK OF SUIiYEY RESUMED. In our issue of the l'2!h we comm-jiited stronsly 0:1 the fact that. notwitnstEind iug that Hou- Minister for Works Mr. Ef W. O'Sullivnu had definitely promised to have a farmers' line of railway con structed between Cowra and Gregra via Cauewindra. ]\e had, alter having ap pointed a surveyor to carry out t je work, withdrawn that gentleman on the eve of its completion, the people of the districts effect ed receiving the most ihdifinite notification that he had been withdrawn for departmental r.'aons, and tne still m-ov indefinite promise that another sur vivor would be sent to complete the work afi soon as was available This we are pleased to soe feel t:i? e:'* ??''?! oi biiog incr the matter proniiuen'lv before the public and th.^ memliers of the Assembly, ns almost immediately upon receipt. Dr. Ross, (who wo are pleased to say has now almost entirely recovered from his recent illness.) placed the following questions 0:1 the business ...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

THE Commercial Backing Go., of Sydney, Ltd. ?Capital Paid Up £1,000.000 ReseuveFund £1,010,000 !Reskvj; Capital £? 1 ,000,000 Liberal advance5* made on APPROVED SECURITIES. HIGn^.ST RATES ALLOWED FOE DEPOSITS AT INTEREST. ALL USUAL NANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED. V. 3L ATHFGP.D, Manager Canowindra Branch. ^ LA C.vr. I.'. J ^ Br. A. J. Ba¥lss, PHYSICIAN AHD SURGEON CANOWINDRA ^iardlnig & Piis E.D.3., 1 SURGEON DEffHST, MAY BE CONSULTED AT WATTS' PHARMACY, KENDALL STREET, COWRA, ' aud FORBES flours ^rom 9 a.m. tin S p.m. THE ; ^canowindra star; AXD Woodstock Recorder. FRIDAY, AUGUST 1.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Welcome Picnic. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

tifelc3in2 Picntc. ;'s ' in;- ibr.ted). I On Thi:isd-: si, tho d:iy upon w^iich j Rev. W. V-*i. .? Hulii'dgo, president of the Welsh' van ! Onlerencfi was to bo wel comed to i he district by tlie Wesleyan portion of tivj community, the suu shone bright !v and tlm dav was superb — an idea! one -or the carrying out of the pro j^uteU. i.ienlc 01 welc'jme at ICyrang' 'At about 1! a.m. plousum sei -is began t) arrivo and by iujoji rthoi.. io'i persi'iis were present. ?dosf. 4 d the iirrai-gements were left in the hands of the ladi.-s of the congregation, and having selected where the luncheon was to lie spread set to work to prepare for their guests. The guest, in whusr honor tho picnie had been organised at iiiinni 1° ^.r- jjTr^r, jj.i'ded hv lite Pt'V. C. ?T. Dutlil, and wan warmly received by those tiss.enibied. Jloro esjieciallv was this the ease with his relatives, of whom tnanv aro resident, in this part of the world. His aged aunt eame in for a good deal oE courteous attention, an...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Local News. Serious Shooting Accident. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Local Mews. Serious Shooting Accident. Oil Sunday last- a serious shooting' ac cident occurred at Jack's Crook, the vic tim being' a man named W. White. White and his brother had been oat ? for some time hunting rabbits, having ?with them two pea-rifles. Those, whilst the young men were engaged digging out a rabbitburrow. werevilacedon onbidde and by some means during tho operation ?worn covered with sand. This was dis- j covered later, and the younger brother j unearthed the tr capons and commenced brushing the dirt away from the lock of one of them with his handkerchief, l't is supposed that in doing so he pulled -the trigger of the rifle, the hammer of which was cocked, with the result that 'the weapon exploded, shooting the elder brother, the bullet eutering the lower portion of the stomach. When the serious nature of the accident had been nscortained assistance was procured, Mr. -Juo. Boovirs buggy being requisioned to -convey the sufferer to the doctor. It was found, however* ...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

For Childreirs Hac:-ing Corsgh a! night, Wools' Great Peppermint Cure. 1» CO. ^ :

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Another Gun Accident. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Another Cur Acciticnt. Early in the wek also a serious shoot ing accident occurred to a man named James Couch, in tho emyloy .of Mrs. Lawrence of Lockwood, which resulted in the amputation of one of his toes. It appears that Couch had taken his gun Willi 1I1V Oi'jL'.'. (U MlvJUIlUg fume ei U V' -, and whilst stealthily 'approaching the object of his search, the muzzle ofthe gun carefully pointing to the ground, the . -weapon suddenly exploded, the charge ? entering . his foot. Ho was im mediately conveyed to Oanowindra, wliero, -as before stated, it was found necessity ? to amputate one of his toes. The patient is now doing as well as can be expected.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Returned Soldiers. (Continued from page 6). [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Rsturned Soldiers. {Continued from page After the ceremony of prestation the ball was immediately cleared for dancing. Mr. J. Wall kindly presiding at the inane. About 50 couples took the floor. During the evening at the piano service was rendered by Mr. WfilL, Miss Cook I and Miss Kerr, whilst the local Town ' Band. Miss 'Dawes, and Messrs] Graham and Clarke also nssi*t-Hl. Jle- i freshmenfs wore I-and*rd reund^nt about; 12- 150, and all appeared to -Mij?\v thr-m- j selves thoroughly. D.incir.g continued ! until daylight when a move was inadeJ 1 jiouiewar.i. ? iiie c-unmi't^e of the move- j I ni' i i consisted of Messrs X. Clarke ''see\ j jlf. Iiie?. J. Ru». A. J. Arki!!Sl-n. D. j ; Piro -u T. Graham, W. Toi.-in. and J. ? GaK-'m. j

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
P., A., and H Association. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

P., A., and H Association. i ? The annual iiioeltug of the above will take plfic? on Saturday nest, when of ficers and committee to the number of '25 will bo elected by the members. It is important, that all financial members ? should nt'end as it is only by this means that a consensus of opinion can be arrived j at in connection with many important j matters, which it is right should receive j the attention of members ; and it is also j impoi tar.t that all members possible! should become financial, and show their I interest iu the institution by being at the j jnec-nn-r and talcing: part in its dclibera-j tiens. The society. everything con sidered, is in a fjouriihinsr condition, an .3 sif present has a showground which v.irh necessary improvements will become on of the best in country districts, whil-t ihe manner in which it lias been conductor! in ! the past gives authority for considering j it probable that ot soma future date it | ' will be amongst the best shows of the State....

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Ladies' Column FASHION AND THINGS FEMININE. (ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.) MODES FOR MATRONS. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 1 August 1902

Ladies' Column FASHlION AND THING: FEMININE. Br MISS ADA MELLER. (All Rights Kesebved.) MODES FOR MATRONS. ^V^^ANCE capes for summer wear aro ql/Jj,/* assuming a gtace that is very 2KLK pleasing, and the matron will find mucn that ie suitable for her among the novelties in outdoor mantles which are now being shown. Look, for instance, at the elegant design of a black laoe cape depicted in the group-sketch in this column. The shoulder drapery is its main feature, and ie composed of black chiffon united by ahig chou in front and finishing in knotted scarf ends. The lace cape itself can be lined with black or coloured silk, or be devoid of lining. The other sketch in the group illustrates accctof black broche, turned back with revers of white satin and laoe and having caffs to match. It is intended to fit the figure closely, and to be really a coat bodice, a m^re sleeveless vest of gathered chiffon being worn beneath. The eame model is adapted for a coat of coffee coloured or French-gr...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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