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CRUMBS [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
CRUMBS C: 13: Wallder and Co., anil II. C:-' : Dryden,-auctioneers; will-hold a- spce J ial horse sale at Ungarie on Friday i next at 2 p.m. sharp. A limited: mini ,ber of entries can' still bo taken Cor. this sale. ' , * * * At West Wyalong: on ■ Friday;■ i , inst.^a special horse sale:will tye licliL . by C'. E. Wallder & Co. Tile *saiu' &lt; will start at 1.30 p.m., for which iv: few more entrios can bo taken. fr * , ,,, . f, . t-f ?1 j i ■ An extensive furniture saleron 'at;1 count of Mrs ID.: E; Smitlv, Seniv,» will be held at- "Fuirvlew",-Church SLreuf.; i on Saturday, 28th: April, botails>',Willi: i appear In next issuedC .- B/rWalldot & Co. are the auctioneers.' '»'• " 1 * * * - ' »■. I In the estate of the . late 1'. Av Franki, a clearing sale" of horses',1 farming plant, eLa, will , bo hold- by 0. K.'.AValder and; Co. :on/i'hurBday,1 1st May, 1928. Details will appour'liu next issue. ? • , -w ■Jfr # 1 # * 1 •>! ■ I'alframaii, Wood and Co; dire...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
notice ^ • I WISH i to '.announce that- I. l»avo withdrawn ■ my property, portion -135, Golden 'Street, West.Wyalong, from, sale. I (Sgd.) G. J. CLEMENTS, ^, i ; West Wyalong. UJ' TENDERS •-•TENDERS' are Invited, Cor .500 acies of suclicring,' six-miles fiom West .Wyalong. -Tenders dose on : Monday, 23nl inst i For further particulars. apply ' J. CATTLE, West 'Wyalong. A /1J WANTED Y-•• -ExporinoedVwoinan a. position fj^iiolcl or shop preferred. Apply in first instance. THIS OFFICE. n ; 'if-t _ - TO LET I HOUSE to let in- Church Street. ' bit , " ' Apply ■ ' l3- JOHN MEAGHER & CO., LTD, 1 GOV-r::ir/iENr notices l . NOTIFlC.VTrONi appears in Govern- ) nionl Gazette of 5tli April, 1928, call- , ing for objections to an apjplication by William Muir for tlie closing of the roads hereunder described and the purchase>o£ fUic land contained thci e M viz-'The unnecessaiy boundary ' road 150 linlcs wide , separating portion [ l0 from'portions 11 and I, parish of Wallundry, county ...
BUSH NURSES Invaluable Work [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
BUSH NURSES ' - ■ Invaluable ^ork,'," The annual report of' the Bush Nur Hlng AKHocial.lon, .whlchv .was".v-pro*: tinted to llie m«etlnK luBt .WjeGjc,. sljow" j" yd that during'Llio year ended Decern I lier j.'il; 11)27;- five, new centros .'v^ero I funned, making a total oC 40. i Nurseo attonded n.S^O patients ,]n i: oIu(ilnp 202: maternlty- caBOS, : and : not' ! one mother was lost. ( ^ . I
FOOTBALL Fifield Disqualified [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
FOOTBALL Fifield Disqualified Writing to a friend in West Wya long "Dick" Filield, who successfully coached the local senior . team last year, states that as a result of the West Wyalong-Temo'ra match at the end of last season, he lias been dis qualified for. a poriod of four, weeks, iWhiclMiiieans that lio has been- asked to "stand . down" from foui" competi tion matches in Sydney .during the' present year. It will be remembered that near-' ing the end ofi the match in question Bill Brogan, the burly West Wyalong forward, was ordered to leave the field by Referee Dolaney. Brogan did so,, and by way of demonstrating; re sentment of what was considered un merited punishment, a number of Bro gan's playing pals left the field also. The incident provoked n deal of criticism at the time, and the^fnet that lie lias since been called upon to "toe the carpet," has not; occasioned surprise: among those "who retain ■memories of an incident that occur red during a previou • sengagement of Refe...
GOOD GAME AT WYALONG HALF MOONS DEFEATED BY ONE POINT [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
' good' game at wyalong HALF MOONS DEFEATED BY.'ONE POINT " As a preliminary to the present sea-1 son an interesting anil closely contest ed match, was: played at Wyalong on Sunday between the Half "Moons and a strong team representing Wyalong; Our -Boys. ' There was a fairly large attendance of spectators from botl) towns, and when half time arrived neither side had scored. Very creditable play was shown by the respective teams, the opponents, in the second half, rallying strongly. Eventuallyitries were obtained for the Our Boys by E. Martin and A. Pettit. and within a few minutes of ful 'Ur.ie It. Norris for the Half Moons, crossed the line. '" Bill Stivano from 'an ex ceptionally difficult angle; converted the achievement being applauded by those , present. Our Boys thus won I by 6 points to 5. Mr. L. Kearns was referee.,.
FIRSTS v. SECONDS [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
■ RIRSTS v. SECONDS On the West AVyalong. oval on Sun day the senior and ■■second teams' played a friendly match. The former, although mlinns the services of a num. ber of prominent players, had an easy victory over their opponents; the final scores reading 2S points to 8. Now that a. "kick off" has been j made it is safe to expect a revival .of • interest among the players and spec I tators alike.
PERSONAL [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
PERSONAL First ciass Constable Sullivan (lut ing the absence of Constable Collier 'on holidays, will be in charge of the local lockup. * * * ■ Rev. Father Shannon, speaking to a large congregation; on Sunday morn-, ing, announced that the proposed new Roman-Catholic Church at AVest- Wyu long would cost about £111,000. : -* .. . X * Mr. A. J. filliott, "Quondong Park" West Wyalong, reports the loss of a number of valuable sheep through the ravages of the sheep fly. ; .He He *fe Mr. II. Randolph Beech, a well known tree lance journalist and teacher of music, visited West Wya-. long last week.
NUMBER PLATES Request by Police [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
NUMBER PLATES Request by Police We lave been asked by the local police to point out that It la a breach of the Motor Act for any person who finds a New South Wales number plats to keep same in his possession. These should be returned to the near est police station as early as possible, and thus obviate a deal of trouble lo the police in the respective diulrfcts. It is known that in some instances number plates, which have been pick ed up on the roadside, have been retained for two or three months with the result that the police liave ■ten put to no end of. trouble in lo cating the owner ,and in seeing that renewal# and other conditions era in the Act have' been complied J v'Ah. '
A LOCAL SCARE Sounds from Shaft Police Investigate [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
umjMMimn l iinmi ——— - A LOCAL SCARE Sounds from Shaft Police Investigate What,eventually crcateo a sciiro in local circles on Saturday was - the re port to the Wyalong police. that con tinued and distinct - tappings were heard to issue from an abandoned shaft in i the vicinity of tho Wyalong cemetery. The information was elicited from a prospector, Mr. M. Connellan,. who, attracted by the noise, remained long enough at the shaft to satisfy himsoif Hhat the sounds came from below. He communicated with the Wya long police, and after hearing for him self the tappings refolded to by Mr. Connellan, Constable Randall decided to-investigate.AVith assistance.he was lowered down fhe shaft; 'approxi mately 80ft deep, and containing be tween 8ft and SifLof water. The assumption, «.•£ course, was ihat a man had by some means laJIt'ii into the shaft, and had resortad to ■ the tapping -of the walls with a' view to attracting attention. : The constable, however, discovered nothing to suggest that...
RIO THEATRE Good Programmes [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
RIO THEATRE I ' ■ ~~ ' * ' • Good Programmes Richard Dix is one of the most popular, stars on the screen in the world to-day.. He recently topped the poll in a popularity contest held in Melbourne and was the only male star to register six figures in /his votes. If you see "Man Power," his latest winner, to be screened at the Rio Theatre on Wednesday, April 18, you too will be ready to acclaim him your favorite star. Supporting "Man Power" is: "Wedding Bills," featuring the; famous high hat king of com edy—-Raymond Griffiths. Raymond distributes rays of radiant laughter in this—his latest mirth provoker de luxe. ■ • Qn Thursday, April 19, glorious Gilda Gray, the world's foremost dance exponent,- is'featured in a delghtfully thrilling episode from a cabaret I dancer's life—"Cabaret." Two favor ites, Tom Moore and Chester Conklin, support Miss Gray in this melodrama that'll stand you on your head. The supporting feature on. this programme is '.'The Jade Cup," with ' Evelyn, lJrent as...
HELP [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
HELP The policeman on point duty was having an unusually exciting,* mora, ing.-For some reason drivers would persist In mistaking his signals; and lively muddles ensued. V ' Suddenly an old lady beckoned him ■The policeman thought 8lie wanted to cross the street and lie held up a hatch of,'buses and cars. The dear old soul . hurried across to him. "Do: you know, officer,".' slie-wills pered confidingly, "the number on i your collar is my lucky 'number," 1
UNGARIE P.A.H. & I. Association [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
UNGARIE P.A.H. & I. Association •The first mooting of the 1928 Com mittee of the above Association waa held at Mr. A. F.'Gillett's Depot oi* Saturday, 31st March. •• . After the minutes .of the previous ^meeting had- been read, and'confirmed the Secretary read t the declarator, of ■the poll, for.folection 'of; now: Commit, too, - as sulHiiitted : )jyi vtho !returning; I officer, Mr. A. P. I-Iayes. The President,"-Mr'. W.-lE.> Baron, i'-eaid it gave,.him . groat pleasure to: see so . many of the ■ old'" commlttcc reelected , and; would; also like, to. ex tend a i warm welcome to--: thenew members. He felt sure that the mem bers of the Association had'shown a keen interest in selecting their Com 'miitteb, and' although any amount oi work faced... them, they would bo a harmonious- body and .carry on tlic good . work;: The ; old committee had given such a splendid start-to, during 1927,-again throughout 102S.
ELECTION OF PATRON [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
; ELECTION OF PATRON Mr. R. J.; Cafe, in, moving that Mr. C., 13. VWalldeiv bo -ro- elected-Patron' o£ itlic '.'Association,';said. lie did', not think they could be more : favor ed than having such a fine man or the calibre of Mr. Walldcr ,to till the: position 'of Patron, and." it« was; with' extreme pleasure that ho proposed his re election. .■.■■■ Mr. W. G. Hamilton was the sec onder and endorsed' 'Mr.- ' Gate's re marks. The ; proposal was , also supported hy Mr. II. C. Dryden. - v ■No opposition forthcoming, Mr. Waildar^' election . was .^ari^ed by acclamsition. ,
TIN HARE IN WEST One Owner Scoops Pool [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
TINHAREIN WEST One Owner Scoops Pool , __ r , There were ofa- pre sent at "Wellington when the first mechanical hare meeting in the west was held; the funds of which were tb ■ be devoted to pay liabiliies owing on the instruments of Uie Wellington Silver Band. People we're present from, all parts of the west. Numerous, e«r tries were received. There were six heats in the opening Handicap which was won by A. Strickland's Orange, Chum; at 2's on. Time 19 sees; The distance' was about 400' yeards. The same owner also &lt;won the Cornet; Stakes .with Nigger Boy &lt;(2's on), ia 209 2—5, and Wellington Town Band 'Handicap with Monty at 3's on .iri 19 2—6. , ' |K'/:' -j
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
' ■ t; ® r ♦" ..Which establish a new high standard of indi • viduality and smartness .1 WOOL VELOUR COATS;* Silk lined. Fur Collars and Cuffs. FUR COATS, Fancy linctj. • ,] TAILORED COSTUMES ENGLISH WOOLLEN LUMBER JACKETS, SPECIAL FELT HATS, two tone. EVENING;! FROCKS, Georgette, Lame, and Crepe de Chene. HANDBAGS, KID GLOVES, S|LK GUOVES. KAYSER AND AS,Y.OU LIKE-IT HOSIERY, in all wanted Winter Shades. SILVER BEAD FRINGE FUR TRIM MINGS, GOLD AND SILVER LACES, in all widths. John Meagher & Co. LtcL ♦ MERCHANTS AND IMPORTIBS. V.".'^LONG , W. BRERETON M.P.S. Wishes to notify tlie Public of West Wyalong and District that ho 1 &lt;Je«8 t II branches of DENTISTRY. MURRAY'S .GLOBE LIVERY STABLES Reap Exchange, Hotel HOICKS &> VEHICLES FOIt ijAfciE. .^HIRE, OR EXCHANGE Wrv-iing Parties Catered;. For ■■■% ^ite Ocean, Accident & Guarantee Corporation Ltd... I' . MR. T. A. SMITKf.having, left the ! j'.'dnsjrict,' the above agency has been. ?;£akqij.over...
GASKET FITTING [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
GASKET FITTING One oftfen hears it suggested that if a cylinder head gasket be given a coat of shellac or varnish on both sides before' it is used or refitted, the likelihood of a water or comjn-ession leak is reduced, That is so, but—and qualification is important—the prob ability is that the gasket "will be worthless when next the cylinder head is removed; a new gasket will be needed, whereas} if the shellac had not been applied to the old one it might well have served again and again. What happens is that the shel lac adhere not only to the gasket, but also fo the cylinder block below and to the cylinder head above, and forms a hard film between the units as 'it- dries; when the cylinder head is next removed and the gasket lifted off, some of - the shellac is left on one unit and some on the other, re sulting in very uneven, surfaces being brought together again subsequently. It is almost impossible to clean off all., the. film from the surfaces, and rarely does a. fresh coating ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
FOR,BEAUTIFUL LINES A I'lLKt S i BERLEI CORSET, 604.—For heavy figure with big hips. On handsome peach silk broche with elastic sections at waist.; Reinforced over abdomen. Fit ted wit hslx' suspenSers. Sizes: 24-3Cln. and 37-40in. BERLEI vyRAfrON^ '439.—For med ium figUres of average propprtions. In pink striped'>ep! wit' helastic sections over hips and. af waist/fri front. Light , boning Imparts gehtlfe^ control. Four suspenders.'Sizes: 25-36in. BERLEI WRAP-ON, 4G4.—For slen der figures of average proportions. In pink broche with elastic sections over hips and all round .top, to ensure per fect freedom. Lightly boned back and front. ■ 'Fitted with four suspenders. Sizes 20-30in. BERLEI WRAP-ON, 581.—For heavy figure which desires control of the ab domen. Planned in pink P.elcln stripe, with elastic sections over hips and underarm at waist. Slightly raised front, well boned. Four suspenders. Sizes 24-36in. BERLEI CORSELETTE, 6046—Im parts beautiful lines from above bust to below...
THE GOLDEN WHEAT In West Australia [Newspaper Article] — The West Wyalong Advocate — 17 April 1928
[ THE GOLDEN WHEAT In West Australia .The-Premier of West Australia;. Mr. Collier., has arrived in Sydney. Dia l cussing "West Australia development | Mr, Collier-said-'his. government was certain. thati in five years; time West Australia would;' grow more wheat .than any other-State'in Australia. Be tween the present date and. the end June, ia- million acreB-of- wheat coun try ; would be thrown: open for selec tion, making 1000 farms of 1000' acres