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Main Roads Board. ALLOCATION OF COMMISSION PAYMENTS. DECISION DEFERRED. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

Main Roads Board. ALLOCATION OF .COMMISSION PAYMENTS. • ■\. DECISION DEFERRED. The Mulwaree Shire Council at Wednesday's meeting received a let ter from the Shires' Association ask ing for council's opinion ori the allo cation of commission paid by the Main Roads Board on expenditure on works 1 carried out by councils of that body, j The board had .agreed to pay com-' mission to councils at a rate not ex- J ceeding 5 per cent, on expenditure | on construction work, and not exceed- | ing 2J per cent, on expenditure of • maintenance work. The payment of' this commission was for the purpose j of recouping council for additional' expenditure incurred for engineering and clerical services in connection ^vith the board's works. The Institute of Engineers, the let ter continued, had now lodged with the Conciliation Committee a claim that the commission should be allot ted to the engineers of shires and mu nicipaliies in the following propor tions: On construction work, 4 per cent.; on main...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Victorian Police Force. CORRUPTION ALLEGED. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

Victorian Police Force. CORRUPTION ALLEGED. In the Victorian Legislative Council, Mr. Smith moved the ad journment of the Council to dis cuss the question of the Admin - istratio;i of the Police Depart ment, and he made severe allega tions of . graft" against, the force. He declared that the people of the State had every reason to he alarmed. By permitting members of the force to commit serious crimes, the Govern ment had aggravated'the trouble and made the force more corrupt than ever. Corrupion was rife, particularly in the licensing branch, and liotelkeepers could brealc the trading laws as long as they were willing to bribe the po lic«. - Mr. Smith supported his charges by quoting alleged instances. He attack ed the Government l'or allowing the Superintendent (Mr. Potter) to retire instead of making him submit to an 1 inquiry concerning his6 conduct while i (he. alleged) under the influence of liquor. Mr. Smith's motion was defeated, and he gave notice of a motion for a select c...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Country Town Improvement Campaign. AN APPEAL TO THE PUBLIC-SPIRITED CITIZEN. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

Country Town" Improvement Campaign. AN APPEAL TO THE PUB. LtC.SPIRITED CITIZEN. - T»USINESS men are tjarticu larly asked to read care fully the series of articles now being, published under the nom.de-plume of "Verb Sap." This writer, is a jour, nalist who gained his know ledge of Australian country life as a Commercial Travel ler, after serving many years in which capacity, he took up the pen. There is a stirring appeal in every article, an appeal based on business knowledge in its relationship to sound economic principles. This writer knows country condi tions, country disabilities, and country needs. Hi's plan is first to arouse interest on the part of country town business j men by six preliminary ar tides, which are being sim ultaneously published in ev ery go-ahead country news paper, then to carry on with a further series aiming to bring all country towns into harmony, prosecuting a vigor ous and sustained campaign whose slogan will be: "Country First." Every business man kno...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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WOOL REPORT (By Wire). SYDNEY, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

WOOL REPORT (By Wire). SYDNEY, Tuesday. ■ Goldsbrough, Mort & Co offered ait auction on Monday an attractive cat alogue of 3378 bales. There was ex cellent competition and values were firm, with a slightly improved tendency for superfine wools." Good clearances were effected. At auction, and privately we have sold since our last sale, 3635 "bales, includ ing "Willandra Pastoral Co., Ltd., Woolbrook, 29}d. L. Ij. Garry, Binalong, 28Jd. T. B. Garry, Binalong, 2SJd. Jas. J. Steel, Walcha, 27ijd. C. H. Erratt, Walcha, 273d. Arthur Wauch, Walcha, 27Jd. D. Dawson, Tingha, 275d. Sykes Bros., Binalong, 27?.d. A. E. Blinch, Wollun, 27Jd. C. H. MacDonald, Walcha, 27d. James Frazier, Armidale, 27d. E. C. Morton, Walcha, 263d. ' Oliver Smith, Emmaville, 26Jd. F. J. Swain, Qu'irindi, 2GJd. A. E. Dawson, Tingha, 26id. SYDNEY, Aug. G. Schute, Bell & Co., Ltd., report:— No auction sales have been held in Sydney this week, favourable op portunity having been thus afforded for negotia...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
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POSTAL MATTERS. TARALGA-SEVEN-MILE PEG. DAILY SERVICE WANTED. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

POSTAL MATTERS. TARALGA.SEVEN.MILE PEG. DAILY SERVICE'WANTED. At a well attended meeting held at the resilience of Mrs. P. J. Walsh, Stone Quarry, on Wednesday night, it was unanimously resolved to make application to the Deputy Postmaster General for a daily mail service from Taralga via Stone Quarry as far as Seven-mile Peg on Yalbraitli Road, thence to Richlands Road, and return ing to Taralga. As this service will be available to about 70 different houses, and passes right through -the most thickly • pop ulated part of the well-known Rich lands Subdivision, we feel sure 1t will commend itself to the Postal De partment. As the distance to be travelled is, only 20 miles the service should be done at a reasonable price,, and at the same time give to the farmers on the Closer .Settlement area 3. daily mail which is in every way. a necessity. It is not intended in any way to interfere with the present service, but is proposed as an additional to run oii Mondays, Wednesdays and Fri da...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

aiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiHiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiitt I Winter Style 1 expressed Full Fresh Stocks of Smart | Dresses and Accessories at 5 . ■' |J,, ' 1 Early inspection of these Beantifid Fresh j | Goods rcill convince of their superb value j | 'New Goods in Every Department. | Dress Department— | ATJTUMN AND WINTER DRESS LINENS in all shades. = COTTON GEOHGETTES, in the most fashionable coloiings. = FUJI, in stripes, plain and natural colors. | SILK GEORGETTES. § CREPE DE CHINE. " ' = FLORAL VOILES, in many designs. s PLAIN COLORED VOILES, all- these are in the most fashionable 2 shades and consist of yard lengths only in each shade. 5 COTTON JAP. CREPE, in eveiy color. This is the best crepe manu 5 factured, and selling freely at 1/- per yard. £ Show Room— 5 We are showing an Exclusive Range of MILLINERY AND E FROCKS in the most Fashionable Materials and Colors. | Hosiery— S Best Quality Only—" KYSER," "AS YOU LIKE IT," and 5 BOND'S ...

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PLAYING TO MUSIC. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

PLAYING TO MUSIC. | Oil Sunday afternoon next the Baud will render a programme of music at' , "The Pines'.' tennis courts. During the afternoon a scratch match will be , Played—married versus single. The . ' ladies arc providing . afternoon tea. i

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 15 August 1925

;V; ... . . ■ RABBIT SKINS'", ==:^ : RABBIT SKINS THOSE WHO HAVE SENT TO ' ' ■ SYDNEY ARE STILL SENDING. RESULTS HAVE PROVED IT. COMPARE OUR PRICES WITH OTHERS. EXPERT CLASSERS. SPECIAL ATTENTION TO WEIGHTS. QUICK RETURNS. WRITE FOR LABELS AND REPORTS. LOOK FOR THE CAUSE. Have you ever thought what it is that makes your back ache, your head, limbs and muscles , ache, .uhat weakens your heart, or makes you nervous, sleepless or irritable? ft is kidney trouble and the above are some of the warnings. Doan's back acke Kidney Pills should be taken at the first sign of anything wrong. They are the reliable kidney and bladder medicine, and they are per fectly safe and very effective for men and women to use. The best evid ence of this is the statement which we give below. Mrs. H. Whittington, East-street, Crookwell, . says: "I had marked symptoms of kidney trouble for years. The kidney secretions were thick and cloudy and contained a sediment. I My rest at night was disturbed, and I was al...

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A Nimbin Valedictory. MR. AND MRS. M. T. STEWART. TRIBUTE TO POSTAL OFFICIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

A Nimbin Valedictory. MR. AND MRS. M. T. STEWART. TRIBUTE TO POSTAL OFFICIAL. A valedictory was tendered Mr. and Mrs. M._ T. Stewart in the School o£ Arts, Nimbin, on Friday night. Mr. Stewart has filled the position o£ post master at Nimbin for the past four years, and has been promoted to a similar position at Taralga. During their residence in Nimbin, Mr. Stewart as postmaster, and Mrs. Stewart, as a member of the telephone exchange, have, by their courtesy, civility, ex treme kindness and help in sickness, and close devotion to duty, endeared themselves to the hearts of the Nim bin district people, and it was not sur prising that about 400 people from, all parts of the district assembled to bid them farewell. The function took the form of a social evening, the hall being very tastefully decorated by tlie working committee; and when pro ceedings opened, the scene was a me morable one. Cr. F. G. Cullen occu pied the chair. Vocal items compris ed the first part of the programme, th...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

Mill* I expressed in Full Fresh Slocks of Smart = Dresses and Accessories at I Early inspection of these Beautiful Fresh' | Goods rc.Ul convince of their superb value I JSero Goods in Every Department. 5 Dress Department— I AUTUMN AND WINTER DRESS LINENS in all shades. E COTTON GEORGETTES, in the most fashionable coloiings. •, E FUJI, in stripes, plain and natural colors. ! SILK GEORGETTES. | .CREPE DE CHINE. = FLORAL VOILES, in many designs. E PLAIN COLORED VOILES, all jthese are in, the most fashionable H shades and consist ai Syi yard lengths only in each shade. 5 COTTON JAP. CREPE, in eveiy color. This is ihc bust crepe manu E . factured, and selling freely at 1/-per'yard. E Show Room— E > Wo are showing an Exclusive Range of MILLINERY AND . FROCKS in the most Fashionable Materials and Colors. = Hosiery— | Best Quality Only—" KYSER," «AS YOU LIKE IT," and E BOND'S "SILK ARTO," every pair guaranteed. | Clothing— MEN AND BOY'S aie well catered for in every line of WEARING ' APP...

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

WANTED A FIRST-CLASS FARM HAND, be tween 17 and 19 years._ Must thoroughly understand dairying. Good wages and home to suitable applicant. Apply to P. S. & D. McALISTER, Straithaird. WINTER LAYERS. WINTER Layers—Settings from Choice, Prize-winning, Utility White Leghorns. Satisfaction guar anteed. Inspection invited. Price, 7/6. E. N. McALISTER, Richlands. NOTICE. POULOS & CO. (late of Taralga) wish to convey to their Taralga and District Friends that they have purchased the business knov/n as The Goulburn Cafe, Auburn Street (next to Hibernian Hotel), and hope for a continuance of their valued support when coming to Goulburn. TARALGA WILL BE SPECIALLY CATERED FOR Not forgetting our many Band boy friends. TARALGA. PARENTS & CITIZENS' A8SN. IN AID OF PUBLIC SCHOOL FUNDS To be Held in. FEDERAL HALL, TARALGA FEDERAL HALL, TARALGA ON FRIDAY, 4th SEPTEMBER. FRIDAY, 4th SEPTEMBER. Good Music and Floor. Excellent Novelty Dauces. Jazz Competition. Dancing Punctually ...

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SICKNESS. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

SICKNE86. There is still a good deal of sick ness in the district and our local doc tor is having quit« a strenuous time. • * • Mr. A. R. G. McDonnell, who has been confined to his room for some considerable time with an attack of pleurisy, is now improving' and ex pects to be out and about again in the course .of a week or two. « * » Mr. S. W. Craig and family, of Yalbraith, are all on the improved list after a very bad turn of pleurisy and pneumonia. ' • •» » Mrs. Ross Keith, of Glen Isle, Yal braith, is at present very seriously ill. I understand pneumonia is the complaint, which is very prevalent here this winter. » #' » Mr. and. Mrs. R. J. Mulholland, of Athlone, Taralga, are both on the sick list, and the servides of a nurse from Sydney have been requisitioned.

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PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

PERSONAL. MrB. H. H. Kennedy is at present holidaying with her sister at Port Kembla. The School of Arts committee are ^replenishing their stock of books and the secretary (Miss Capon) is now revising the list, and after comple tion quite a. number of new and in teresting editions will be available to th,e public. Mr. E. Emerton, who for some time past has been running a motor ser vice daily to Goulburn, has terminat ed his business here in that line, but intends going into business in Goul burn.

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
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WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

WEATHER. The last few days have been excell ent and already signs of spring are with us, the late rains having a very beneficial effect on all crops, wliicii are now growing rapidly. It has al so liad the effect of making ploughing quite easy again, much ground being fallowed at the present time.

Publication Title: Taralga Echo
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ORDER OF OFFERING. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

ORDER OF OFFERING. The order of offering is a matter of great interest "to the grower, and in this connection we may say that for the coming season'" a regulation has been made to the effect that the arrival of 25 per cent, of the clip shall decide the date on which the whole of the clip can he offered at auction. It will, therefore, be neces sary for growers to have 25 per cent, of the clip in store to estaiblish. the date for the order of offering. When growers are sending forward the first consignment they should state as near as possible the number of bales in the full clip. SYDNEY, August 13. Schute, Bell & Co., Ltd., report: At our sale on Tuesday competition was maintained at its strongest level since resumption o£ sales last month. Almost every section of buyers was fortified with a fair volume of orders, so that notwithstanding addition of 20 per cent, of passed-in wools to the daily catalogues, over and above the quantities as originally scheduled for this series, ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

KAPOK MATTRESSES 2ft. Gin. oft. Gin. 4ft. Gin. Quality No. 1 83/6 45/ 55/ „ „ 2 38/6 52/6 67/6 sj » 3 • 47/6 63/ SO/; PILLOWS, 6/6. We also Stock all sizes in WIRE MATTllESSES and WIRE STRETCHERS ranging in price from 25/6 upwards. All the above lines are direct from the Manufac turer and will stand comparison as regards price and quality. Goodhew Bros., (The Value and Service Stores) GENERAL IMPORTERS, ('Phone 5) TARALGA. SPECIAL NOTICE. TO READERS AND ADVERTISERS. jlTR. S. .7. GROSVENOR has been ap pointed Sole. Distributing Agent for the "ECHO" in Taralga. Orders for the regular delivery in Taralga, or by Post, may be lodged at his Store, and will receive prompt attention. % Mr. GYosvenor is also authorised by us to raceive Advertisements for insertion in the "ECHO," and his re ceipt will be sufficient discharge' for all moneys paid to him on our be half. Mr. Grtfsvenor is our accredited agent in Taralga, and orders for Printing left with him will be passed on by him and receive ...

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WOOL REPORT SYDNEY, August 10. Goldsbrough, Mort & Co., Ltd.: [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

WOOL REPORT SYDNEY, August 10. Goldsbrough, Mort & Co., Ltd.: «. For our sale to-day we brought forward a catalogue o£ 3,378 bales, which included a large proportion of • clips from New England as well as a • fair supply o£ wool from Binalong, •. Bombala and the Southern Tablelands, the whole proving a very attractive display. All sections o£ the trade were fully represented in thesaleroom, and un der the influence of spirited competi tion, in which French buyers proved most active, values ruled firm with an' improved tendency for superfine descriptions. Belgian, Japanese and' - American buyers afforded good sup port, and Yorkshire operated sparing ly. i There can be no doubt that the poor dcmnand from Yorkshire is being re flected in the values of the stronger haired wools and owing to the gener ous season under which the clip was grown these descriptions constitute a large proportion of the wool no\V available. As a natural sequence fine to superfine wools are few and far ...

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The Taralga Echo. SATURDAY, AUGUST 22, 1925. LOCAL and GENERAL. BAND DANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

¥fj* SEantl^r fefra. SATURDAY, AUGUST 22, 1D25. [ ■ ' ■ ' V " LOCAL and GENERAL. BAND DANCE. 'The fortnightly dance in connection with the Tarala Band was held in the i'ederal Hall on Tuesday night. • Although the attendance was not quite'up to the usual standard the financial result was satisfactory. The outstanding feature was the orchestral improvement by the addition of a cou ple of extra instruments, and repeat ed encores were the order of the night last week.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

& SEND YOUR i TO iTD 44 BRIDGES! - SYDNEY The Firm That Thinks Rightly And Acts Rightly By Us Constituents. Personal Attention ©To Every Lnt.

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RAILWAY. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 22 August 1925

RAILWAY. Our railway is that far' advanced, that anyone requiring to have produce removed to the metropolis can • now do so by making application to the officer- in charge oC construction, who -is.now in a position to meat the gen eral public in this respect. . Which of o\ir enterprising farmers is going to hie the first to load a full •consignment at Taralga yards, which aW-very nearly completed and are quite ready to load a full truck?

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