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FEED MOULTING HENS. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
FEED MOULTING HENS. When hens begin to cast their lea tilers and droop around in lazy fashion, or shuffle in some shady nook, then is the time that the egg basket returns with, bottom hardly covered, for it is the season of rest and transition, com monly called "the moult," But despite the1 falling away, liberal feeding must not be discontinued. This is the hen's rightful vacation. Sim will repay her owner later on for the feed given her now. A generous supply of food is neces sary throughout the moulting period, Of course a variety of food is prefer able, where possible to obtain. If the grass is dry and woodsy, a "little green lucerne or other green for age plant as a supplement to the usual fresh "pickings" is recommended, in addition to liberal grain rations. Cab bage- and fresh chopped vegetables and table scraps are also valuable. JSthel: ".lick Koxleigh is good look ing eri&i'gi', but 1 don't care for his waya " Mavis: "Never mind about his ways, my dear tbrak of bia ...
THE MASTER PASSION CHAPTER XLVII. HUSBAND AND WIFE. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
TBS MASTER PASSION (By Lillian Ellerton). CHAPTER XLVII. HUStfAND AND WIFE. Ida's arm was not broken, but only badly sprained, but for several days she Buffered from the sliock to her nerves, and was glad to lie on the sola and rest from all exertion. Dr Smith came to see her two or three times, as he considered that the consequences to her nervous system might be serious. Struck by. her oxceeding beauty, he wondered if she were the Ida whoso name his late patient, Captain Beres ford ,Uad called1 on so constantly with his fevered UP* She was a woman about whom any man might rave, but her husband did not 6eem to regard her as his one pre cious treasure on earth, though he was tolerably affectionate in his ways. Still there was a happy smile on Ida's lips, a calm look of content in her eyes, which puzzled the doctor much. He did not know the oojutort that it was to her aching heart to feel that Cis Deveral no longer thought her worth less. They would never meet again to that she must ...
ARSENICAL SPRAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
ARSENICAL SPRAYS. Do arsenical sprays iujurc tho soil, uud thereby constitute a danger to the trees'? Not as long as grass and other herbage continues to grow under the sprayed trees. L. H. Bailey, in "Prin ciples of Fruit Growing," says: "With tho action of the rains, and the falling f of the leaves, most of the arsenic which is applied to trees finally reaehes the soil. "What then becomes of it? If lime has been used with the spray, tho arsenic will be insoluble when it falls upon the soil. It is pos sible that, the organic acids in tlio soil, aud also carbonic acid, will dissolvo some of the arsenic, but it would be al most surely mado immediately insoluble again by combination with lime or other soil constituents. If soluble arsenic is placed on the soil it probably almost immediately goes into insoluble combinations, and remains whore it was placod, unless slightly washed down by mere mechanical means. Jfow, some plants appear to have the power to take up very minute quantities...
EASTERN THEATRE OF WAR RUSSIA'S ADVANTAGES. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
EASTERN THEATRE OF WAR RUSSIA'S ADVANTAGES. . Mr J. M. A'awaz, B.A., 1040 Dnim mond Street, North Carlton, writes: "Oil the road to Austria Hungary, East Prussia, ? West Prussia, Posen, Silesia, and Gaiicia, u'lucli forjn the eastern theatre of the war, have be come household words. The opposing armies of Russia on the 0110 side, and Germany and Austria Hungary 011 the other, who are in death grips contesting evory foot of their soil, Ihave re deemed theiu from the world of obii vion, brought- them to the. limelight nnl made them at tlio prosunt juncture, of particular interest. 'J'he war maps published almost daily have made us acquainted with their relative positions, but there are other questions of. more vital importance which persist in pre senting themselves to the thoughtful readers urging for some satisfaction. Who, and how many are those people, whose laud has become the battle ground for millions of soldiers? Where do their interests lie? How do they materially affect the ...
CATTLE MARKET. By Wire, Wednesday, 5.30 [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
CATTLE MARKET. By Wire, Wednesday, 5.30 Fat Cattle^3900 yarded, GO.hI and prime bullocks ruled firmer to 10s better, other descriptions practically unchanged. Beat cows firmer, others about samo as last week. Prime pens bullocks L16 108 to L19. extra to L26 10s, good L13 15.i, to L15 10s, light and handy £12 10s to LI3 10s, second and inferior from L6. Extra prime cows made up to L16 7s 6d, good cows £S 10s to £10, others from L4 15d. Fat Calves-800 penned, prime ruled very brisk, others unaltered. Mathie son and Davis sold 50Q fat cattle and calves, including 17 bullocks Hanson, Summerlea, to £19, averaging L18 4s 8d.
AUSTRALIA'S FAIR NAME. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
AUSTRALIA'S FAIR NAME. The Egyptian "Mail" (Cairo) pub lishes the following verses from a cor respondent, with the remark that no comment is needed : - TO OUR CRITIC. Aint you got tio bhmky savvy ? Have you got no better use Than to fling back home yer inky Product of yer pen's abuse ? Do you think we've all gone dippy Since we landed over here ? Is a soldier less a soldier 'Cause he sucks a pint of beer? Have you got no loving mother Waiting for yer over 'ome? Do you own no smiling sister Over there across the foam j Do yer think they like yer better For yer taleH of drink and shame ] Do yer think they'll praise yer action In defamin' our fair name1 One swallow makes no summer, Three "shickera" not a force ; Where a few makes it a "welter," You condemns the lot, of course. Do you think yer Gawd Almighty 'Cos yer wears a captain's stars 1 Think us blokes is dirt beneath yer,| Men of low degrees, and bars? Say, yer cannot be Australian, Let us say in our defence Yer can read it on ou...
RANDOM READINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
RANDOM READINGS. (By Silas Sneli). I have the word of both the business people and their customers that the credit system is the curse of the dis trict. It is a devil's device to lure people on to procure on tick what they can't pay for this week, but expect to be able to pay for next week. When people have unlimited credit they order what they want, not what they can pay for. No habit is so commou as that of procrastination ; so long as we can postpone the day of reckoning our minds are easy. Then when the bill comes it's about twice as big as we thought it would be. But we get used to the system, and when we get into debt we come to the conclusion that credit, though amazingly convenient, is the parent of extravagance and happy 1' go-lucky thriftlessne88, and we find we have to pay for our credit, and some body else's, too All over the world the system of credit is what keeps the poor man poor-not for what he is charged, though he has to pay for the generally increased rink that t...
BELGIAN RELIEF FUND. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
BELGIAN .RELIEF FUND. Dr Best, treasurer, acknowledges re ceipt of the following amounts to the above fund : Previously acknowledged £100 17 3 Mr M'lvor (2/6 week) 5 0 Dt Best (2/6 week) ... 5 0 Mr Farvis ... ... 10 0 Mr M. Davis (5s week) 10 0 Additional from Concert 8 6 Mr F. G. Fitton (la week) 4 0 Mr J. Clark (Is week) 2 0 Mr Betheras (1 week) 1 0 £103 2 9
WITH THE TROOPS IN EGYPT. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
WITH THE TROOPS IN EGYPT. - Mr E. Roberts has received the fol lowing letter from his son, Harry, a member of the Veterinary Corps, 2nd Contingent, now in Egypt: We left Melbourne on December 22, the transport consisting of 14 troop ships and one submarine. The sea was fairly rough till we got to Albany on 28th, arid most of us were "gloriouoly" sea sick. We were towed into the harbor to take in coal and water, but were not allowed asho:e, as some of First Contingent who got leave painted the place red. Three more troop ships were picked up, making 17 in all, aud we departed on 31st for Colombo. The 6ea was very calm and we had a good trip until we got into the tropics. We crossed the equator on the 8th, and never saw a ship all the way. The tropical rains come up, apparently from nowhere, very quickly. The weather, was so hofc that a lot of us used to sleep out in hammocks, and many a night we have turned in under a cloud less sky and been wet through before we could get under deck...
TURF TOPICS. (Written for [?] Heyfield "Herald") [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
TURF TOPICS. (Written for '' - Heyfield "Herald") Saturday was blank so far as "reg istered" racing is concerned. It was another opportunity for jYIr John Wren, and you ma ybe sure he did not neglect it. .Richmond had its flags Hying, and a vast crowd wencled that way to see the little horses in action. Those who take an interest in this class of sport found it an interesting after noon's sport, though perhaps not alto gether a profitable one front a punter's pojut of view. Some attention is now being given to the chief events of the South Aus tralian campaign, in which several well performed Victorian horses hold en gagements. In the G'oodv.ood Handi cap--the Newmarket" of South Aus tralia''-Iownit has been allotted the steadier of 9st ISlb. At first glance it looks a big load, but when we re member that tlio Grafton horse ran a good second in the Newmarket Handi nd you may be sure ho did not neglect cap with IGst on his back, it will bo admitted that the South' Australian haudicap...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
A Great Corrective NOT A CURE-ALL. It is not claimed that Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills are a cure-all, but as a Corrective of disorders of the Elood, Stomach, Liver, and Kidneys, they are unexcelled. They purify the Blood, cleanse the Stomach, and put life into the Liver, and stimulate the Kidneys to perform their pro per functions, and ?will prevent many of the ailments so common if taken occasionally to keep the system in proper working order. In thousands of homes Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills are the sole family remedy for all general complaints. Those who have never tried them will find neighbours, friends and relatives who can testify to the wonderful corrective influence of these Pills. It is from the little irregularities of the system that the common ail ments arise. Coming evils cast« their shadows before them, and Na ture gives many indications of the approach of these complaints, which, if treated at once, may be warded off. The inclination of the young and unthinking i...
FORMERLY THE ORGANISING CHAPLAIN TO THE BISHOP OF GRAFTON AND ARMLDALE. Writes this letter stating the great good received ironi Clements Tonic. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
FORMERLY THE ORGANISING CHAPLAIN TO THE BISHOP OF GRAFTON AND ARMLDALE. Writes this letter stating the great good received ironi Clements Tonic. CLEMENTS TONIC LLD. ''Having for years used Clements Tonic, I bear testimony to its value as a Household Friend. A friend induced me to try Clem ents Tonic, and although sceptical as to its merit, I was so gratified with the result of its use that I have never since been without it. I found it a splendid medicine to regulate the system also a tonic bracing the nerves. Having de rived such great benefit myself my de sire was to see others derive good from so simple and perfect a remedy, conse quently I unhesitatingly recommended its use to scoies of people, many of whom I often see, and they cannot speak too highly of the blessing it has proved to them. By reason of the large fields I trav elled over for * years in my work of church organisation, I had unusual op portunities for recommending to squat ters, settlerR, agriculturists, miners an...
YOUNG BRITONS ALL. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
YOUNG BRITONS ALL. Mr A. 0. Witton, treasurer to the Schools' Patriotic Fund, reported on April 9th :-"The children, teachers, and officers have fortvarded to date L14.603 10a 9J." Besides all this, they have made over 65*,000 articles (aocks, gloves, shirts, etc.) for our boys at the front. £2128 is ready to be cabled for Belgian relief, making L7128inall for our noble, suffering alley. L2000 has been forwarded for relief of distress in other allied coun tries ; £1100 for two motor ambulances. In addition to L3239, more is being expended in material to ba made by children, and in timber for Bplints. £100 has been sent to the Soldiers' agencies at Broadmeadows.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
Auctioneers? !fattpesoi| and Davis AUCTIONEERS; STOCK AND STATION AGENTS SHEEP AND CATTLE SALESMEN, Sals, Tr&r&lgon, Mra, HEYFIELD, And 5 St. James'Buildings, Melbourn PAT O'CONNOR, Local Agent. HEYFIELD WEDNESDAY. APRIL 28. MATHIESON AND DAVIS will sell as above 50 Prime Fat Cows, Bullocks and Heif ers from leading graziers. 100 Fat Sheep SALE HORSE SALE, THURSDAY, APRIL 29. MATHIESON AND DAVIS and ADAM SON, STRETTLE AND CO. will hold their next Horse Sale at Sale on above date. All horses left with P. O'Connor, Heyfield, will be taken down. free. Good grass paddock provided. Adanpi], Stottls ® Co PTY. LTD. VICTORIA HORSE BAZA All, 96 BOURKE ST., MELBOURNE, Cconduct sales as follows HORSES-Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at their Bazaar At NEWMARKET-Sheep, Tuesdays Fat Cattle, Wednesdays AT CORPORATION MARKET-Pigs and CNH-es, Wednesdays »nd Thursdays. Dairy and Store Cattle, Fridays EARING-OUT SALES A SPECIALTY. PURE STOCK SALESMEN, Trust Monies to lend, lowes...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
2m SOUSKE STREET, MELBOURNS '5 Ona Dear Above Swanaton Street. 01IE1 Y®H SUIT BY HAIL! _ £ Our large Mail order Department has been specially organized for the benefit of Country Clients who ap preciate style, fit, ar.ci finish at a reasonable price. Oui' SUITS 18 WtiM from 42/ are of excellent cruality materials; the fine finish and the comfortable yet perfect fit of cach SUIT leaves nothing to be desired. Wo are Specialists in MEN'S TAILORING and BOY'S OUTFITTING, doing nothing elso and doing It well. Write for patterns and self-measure ment forms-post free. SUITS, ready-to-wear, Baliarat Serge, smartly out, 25/. TflOL'SEBS, Men's, Good Tweed, 3/11, 5/0, 7/8 fiATL-, Hard Felt, latest shape, 4/3,6/3,8/6, Panamas,10/3 SHIP.TS, Zephyr, soft fronts, stiff cuffs, 2/11,3/6 mm. NIGHOLLS, 204-203 B0URKE STREET, MELB0U2NE (Next Waxworks). Wholesale Only-Petersen and Oo., i'ty. Melbourne i s COME people hesitate to give a Proprietary Medicine to Very Young Children and, in many cases the he...
The Heyfield Herald. PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY MORNING [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY MORNING The death occurred on Thursday hist of a well known identity of Hey field, ia the person of Richard Ah Chee. In the palmy dins of the Woodspoint gold field the deceaspd acted as Chinese interpreter in con nection with the Warden's court in that district. On coming to Heyfield a number of year ago, Ah Chee started a market garden, and was esteemed by all as an honest, hard-working citizen. The remains were taken to Canlfield, wheie deceased recently purchased a property, and intended to reside. He leaves a wife and one daughter, A meeting of the Heyfield race club will be held in the Mechanics' supper room this evening. Members are re quested to attend. A man named William Baade, a German, was arrested at Seaton last week by Constables Ripper and Brown (Rosedale), on a charge of'larceny of the sum of £9 from a fellow employe named George Burton. Accused was brought before Mr J. H. Pearson, J.P., and remanded to the Sale gaol until 22nd. when a further...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 April 1915
Thanks. MRS AH CHEE and daughter wish to convey to the neighbors and resi dents of Heyfield their heartfelt thanks for kindness and expressions of sympathy in their recent sad and sudden bereavement. "Cheewood," Munster Avenue, East Canlfield. Funeral Notice. THE friends of Mr and Mrs John Ryan are respectfully invited to follow the remains of their adopted daughter, Dolly, to their last resting place, the Glenmaggie Cemetery. The funeral will leave their residence, Glenmaggie, at 2.30 p.m., to-day (Thursday) H. TRYHORN, Undertaker, Heyfield.
BULLS'—NOT IRISH. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 April 1915
BULLS-NOT IRISH. It was a Swtuwouian who said that the butcher of her town only killed half a beast at a time. It was a British magistrate who, be ing told by a vagabond that he was not married, responded: "That's a good thing for your.wife." it was a Frenchman who, contentedly laying his head upon a large stone jar l'or a pillow, replied to one who in quired if it was not rather hard: "Not at all, for 1 have stuffed it with hay."
GOLF. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 April 1915
GOLF. A pleasant afternoon was spent on the Hey field golf links on Saturday laBt, wlien the season was formally opened". There was n fair number of golfers und visitors present, and although the ground was hard ami the course not in such perfect order us members hope to have it later on, some \ery fair curds were handed in, After noon tea was provided by the ladies, and thoroughly enjoyed by the players. The following are the best half doz«n 'cards handed in for the mixed four some : 'Mr Henderson and Miss Whitelaw 57-15-42. Mr Justice and Mrs Vance 63-19-44. Mr A. Cummins and MissMills57-11-46. Mr Beth eras and Mrs Tulloch 57-11-46. Dr Best and Miss Johnson 67-20-47. Mr Tulloch and Mis Betiieras 64-10 -54. The other events resulted as follows : Ladies' approach and putt-Mrs Vance. Gents-Mr A. Cummins. Ladies' long drive-Mrs Tulloch. Qents-R. S. Henderson. Members are again reminded that cards for the War Medals may be ob tained from the secretary (Mr Cum minB) or'Mr Henderson, who...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 April 1915
Wrn. Morgan & Co. 250-6 SWANSTON STREET, MELBOURNE Telephone, 1006. Established 40 Years. ANUFACTURERS of Tent;?, Tarpaulins, Rick Covers, Fliigs, otc. Also all of the above-can be had on Hire. Verandah and Win down Blinds. Importers of Canvas, Duck. Twine, Hunting, etc. Reaper and Binder Sheets. COUNTRY ORDERS HAVE SPECIAL ATTENTION. C. E, MILLER & CO. THE FURNITURE REMOVERS AND STORERS, 317 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. 'Phones 9278^-9279 T ARGE NUMBER VANS con stant! v travelling Country. We WANT BACK LOADING. Write us. If Railing, consign to us. Spencer Street, and advise. Stores, Brick, subdivided in small rooms at Lowest Rn les. VANS RETURNING AT EARLY DATES FROM Bendigo, Castlernaine, Heathcote, Maryborough, Maldon, Alexandra, Yea, Xuroa. Echuca, Ilealesville, Geelong, Ballanit. .Colae, Camper down and Lang Lang. BACK LOADING WANTED. Stone Jars Only. Straw Color from Age. BOL.8 GIN Flits AN® VERT WHOLESOME. J)fr>TIlXERY F-STASIISHEB 8VF3 SS* TEAK. MAGNIER'S Pu...