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Women and the War [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
Women and the War :—♦ So great is the demand for litera ture abbut the iwar that even that eminently; domestic Australasian magazine, "Everylady's Journal," has succumbed to the pressure, iand issued the first of a scries of spe cial war numbers for women. The cover of the September number states that this magazine tells you how to live and how to help in war time. On opening the pages we discover that there -is really an ex cellent (batch pf information on these two points—especially written for women. A writer, who is evidently, well versed in international affairs, ex plains very clearly the causes of the war, and the part that Great Butain is playing in jt. Next Lady Helen Munro-Ferguson, wife of the Gover nor-General of Australia, sends a message to the readers of ''Every lady's Journal" explaining how they can help, her in carrying ou.t the Red Cross gcheme )which she hajs inaugu rated. In addition, about a dozen notable people, including the Minis ter of Defence, the Leader o...
Telephone Conversations AMENDED LIST. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
I Telephone Conversations AMENDED LIST. The following are the rates for tele phone conversations—from Moe Post Office—with the undermentioned places, viz :— First Each ~5.; three 3mins. ■minutes. (extra). Aberfeldy ... .'- Is- 9d Bairnsdale ... 1/4 Is Bacchus Marsh ... 1-/10 1/4 Ballan ... 1/10 1/4 Ballarat },. 2/4 1/9 Barr^s Rec'g. Office 8d 6d Bendigo ... 2/4 1/9 ' Berwick A'- Is 9d , Boisdale ... Is ■ 9d Boolarra • ... 3d 3d Briagolong ... Is 9d Buln Buln ... 4d 3d Bunyip ... 6d od Castlemaine ... 2/4 1/9 Camperdown ... 2/4 1/9 Coalville* .. 2d 2d Cooper's Creek ... 6d 5d Cowwarr ... 6d 5d Dandenong ... Is 9d Darnum ... 2d 2d Dariimurla ... 4d 3d Drouin ... 4d 3d Fernbank ... . Is 9d Flinders ... 2/4 1/9 Flynn's Creek ... 4d 3d Garfield ... 6d 5d Geelong ... 1/10. 1/4 Glengarry ... 4d 3d Glenmaggie ... Is 9d Happy-Go-Lucky 6d 5d Healesville . ... 1/10 1/4 Heyfield ... 8d 6d Iona ... ... 8d 6d Jindivick... ... 6d 5d - Koruinburra ... 1/10 1/4 Lilydale ... ... 1/10 1/4 Lindenow ......
LAW RELATING TO NEWSPAPERS. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
LAW RELATING TO NEWSPAPERS. 1. Subscribers who do not give express notice to the contrary are considered as wishing to CONTINUE their subscriptions. 2. IE subscribers order the dis continuance of their periodicals, the publisher may continue to send them until arrears are paid. 3. If subscribers refuse or neg lect to take periodicals from the office to which they are directed, they, are RESPONSIBLE until they have settled their bills, and ordered the periodicals to be discontinued. 4. If subscribers remove to other places without informing the pub lishers, and the papers are sent to their FORMER DIRECTION, the subscribers are responsible. 5. If subscribers pay in advance for a periodical, they are bound to give NOTICE to the publisher, at the end of the time, that they do not wish to continue taking it, otherwise the publisher is authorised to send it on, and the subscribers will be responsible unless an express note and payment of arrears is made.
TRAFALGAR STOCK SALE. Messrs J. K. Jennings & McInnes report under date of Saturday, 5th September: [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
TRAFALGAR STOCK SALE. Messrs J. K. Jennings & Mclnnes report • under date of Saturday, 5th September :— Large yarding of cattle. Prices were somewhat reduced, as in other markets, but we managed to sell satisfactorily to Gippsland buyers. Milkers and springers sold from £5 to £7; extra quality, .to £9 ; back ward cows dull; springing heifers to £5 15s; fat cows, £7 12s 6d; store cows, 50s ; fleshy cows, to £4; store bullocks, £4 16s; steers, £2 15s to £3 4s; yearling heifers, 25s ; bulls, £5 10s, 140 pigs sold at high prices. Sows, to L6 10s ; porkers, 45s; stores, 42s ; slips, 30s ; suckers, 18s. Sheep—Aged ewes, 8s 6d ; fat crossbred wethers, 23s 6d.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
Notice to Readers. THERE is no doubt that many events in the outlying districts are unrecorded. We will be pleased if readers will furnish ua with the details of any occurrence of public interest for publication in the Advocate. Timber for Sale. THE UNDERSIGNED has for Bale Sawn Messmate, Blue Gum and Blackbutt Timber, all of the best quality, at market rates. CORRESPONDENCE INVITED. Orders supplied Promptly. Timber delivered at Moe. F. BUCKLEY, Coalville. BLACK Orpingtons, White and Silver Wyandottes and White Leghorns. CIT All my Show Birda now mated. • Winners wherever shown: YOUNG' STOCK OF ALL BREEDS FOR SALE. Eggs (in season), £1 Is—guaranteed. M. McMAHON, Narraoan. Nurse Menzies of Mica St., Broken Hill, N.S.W. who has a vast experience in fever and operating cases, and during her pro fessional career has been associated with . some of ADELAIDE'S LEADING SURGEONS gives her opinion, after close observation, of the strengthening powers of CLEMENTS TONIC CLEMENTS TONIC LTD., " F...
MOE CRICKET CLUB. ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
, MOE CRICKET CLUB. ANNUAL MEETING. The annual meeting of the above was held at Larkin's Hotel, Moe, on Saturday evening last. There were present :—Messrs Talbot (president), in the chair, Jones, Johnson, Burrage, McDonough, Irvine, Hodgson, Adam son and Yerey (secretary). The minutes of the previous annual meeting were read and confirmed. The balance-sheet (showing a debit balance of Is lOd) was adopted. The election of officers for the en suing year resulted as. follows:— President, Mr J. C. Talbot (re-elected); vice-presidents, Messrs Gibson and Hodgson ; secretary and treasurer, Mr Jones (pro. tem); patrons, Mrs Larkin ; Cr Beck, Messrs McGrath, F. Savige, Purvis, Pruden and R. B. Davies; general committee, Messrs Adamson, Bennett, Baker, D. Sheppard, Burrage, McDonough and Balden, with Presi dent, Vice-presidents and Secretary (ex officio officers); match committee, Messrs Johnson, Halden and Secre tary ; delegates,- Messrs D. Sheppard, Halden and Jones ; auditor, Mr R. W. Blyt...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
m J. PRUDEN, Butcher, MOE. First-Class Quality of Beef and Mdtton at Reasonable Rates Sausages and Small Goods Fresh Daily. Chilled Beef Always on Hand. A TRIAL SOLICITED TRAFALGAR A*.) 1 Land'Finance. ' AN^jf Insurance* Agent? agent for— ;■ Massey-Harris Co. Lister Separator;: Langwill Bros, and DavieB.' Welch, Perrin & Co. Law, Somner & Co. (Seed Mer chants). Artificial Manures. LAND SELLING A SPECIALITY. Money, to Lend ,011 Every Glass "of Security from 4 per cent. Agent for Mathieson and Davis at Moe. n tiE moe ■ w&Mmmrg.. J. C. TRLBOT, Co affect io ae ir % Qatmer. Ball Suppers and Wedding Breakfasts a Speciality. All Work done under the Proprietor's Personal Supervision. . Choicest Brands of Superfine Boiler Flour. Lily White brand Self-Raising Flour. , n 1!—11 ===ni 11 ii=» 11 =" — =11=^1 P Treloar & Co. ; Are Showing SOME LOVELY DESIGNS ijj HEW DOLLARS and FRILLINGS. THOS. TRELOAR & CO., MOE STORKS, § W. H. burrage, § ^ Land, Stock, Fin...
Toot Your Own Horn. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
Toot Your Own Horn. - A hen is not supposed to have much common sense or tact, yet every time she lays an egg she cackles forth, the fact. A rooster hasn't got a lot of intellect to show, but none the less most roosters have enough good sense to crow. ^fhe "mule, the most despised of beasts, has a persistent way of let ting people know he's round by his Insistent bray. The busy little bees they buzz, bulls .bellow, and cows moo, and &lt;svatch dogs bark, and ganders quack, arir). dores i>nc7 pigeons coo. The peacock spreads his tail, and (squeaks; pigs- squeal and robins sing and even serpents know enough to hiss before they sting. But man, the greatest masterpiece that Nature could devise, will often hesitate before he'll advertise.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
For Constipation, Biliousness, Bad Breath, Headache, Indigestion. Family Medicine HEARNE'S BRONCHITIS CURE The Grandest Remedy for COUGHS and COLDS A dose or two is generally sufficient KEEP A BOTTLE IN THE HOUSE SOLD by all CHEMISTS and STORES o> CP i £ &lt;§ &lt;D Ph O • rH GO £ QD 17= 3QE 30G 30G 3BE JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH s M T w T F s s M T w T F S s M T w T F s 1 2 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 4 & 6 7 8 fl 10 8 0 10 11 12 13 14 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 25 26 2V 28 29 30 31 29 30 31 APRIL . MAY JUNE s M T w T F s s M T w T F S s M T w T F S 1 2 3 4 1 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 3 4 5 6 7 fl 0 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 10 If 12 13 14 15 16 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 10 20 21 22 23 24 2b 17 IB in 20 21 22 23 21 22 23 24 2b 26 27 26 27 28 29 30 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 28 29 30 31 1914 Unequalled as an Advertising Medium— 'THE ADV...
How to Injure Your Town. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
How to Injure Your Town. Run it clown to visitors. Look sorry when a stranger talks to you of buying property in it. Refuse to see - merit in any; scheme unless y,ou are first rubber in it. Don't invest. Show your distrust by refusing to lay out any money - in it. . Let your tongue wag idly about ' your neighbors without knowing the facts. Cut those whom in your vanity you think beneath you, and split up into classes and cliques. Refuse to advertise in your local paper. People sum up your town from its advertisement sheets. Then you will effectually damn your town and district.
How to Help Your Town. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
How to Help Your Town.: Talk about it. Write about it. Buy all you can in it. Remember thai, i>y assisting tradespeople, you help the place along. Purchase and assist your LOCAL PAPER, and by so doing you fur ther the best interests of the town. Treat .strangers with the utmost courtesy and hospitality, so that they may take away, good impres sions of: it. Elect good, reliable men to all public positions, not because they strain themselves for popularity, but on account, of their, stamina and trustworthiness. Keep the money in the. place. Sell all you can and buy all you can at home. The men who have invested in stores, workshops and other business places are building up the town, and they should be en couraged—especially the PRINTER.
TANGIL STH. TENNIS CLUB. OFFICIAL OPENING. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
TANGIL STH. TENNIS CLUB. OFFICIAL OPENING. The official opening of the above was held on Wednesday, 26th ult. Had it been ordered, the weather could not have been more favour able, and as a result, there was a large assemblage (numbering about 130 persons). The whole of the surrounding districts were repre sented, prominent among the as semblage being visitors from Mor well, Trafalgar, Willow Grove and Moe. Cr Beck, who performed the opening ceremony, referred to the manner in which the land had been acquired by the club from the council, and spoke in laudatory terms of the energetic way in which the members had worked to put the court and its surroundings in order. More especially did he refer to the efforts of Miss Brock (the honorary secretary), who had taken a whole-hearted interest in the formation of the club and the es tablishment of the court. Amidst loud cheering, he declared the court open for play. j. Mrs Beck thereupon " cut the ribbons," which was the signal for another...
TORPEDO OR BATTLESHIP. WHICH WILL WIN? [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
TORPEDO OR BATTLESHIP. , WHICH WILL WIN? "The Fire-Ship" is picturesquely de scribed by Mr. David Hanny , as the rude, but in favorable circumstances the most formidable, ancestor of the torpedo—not of the torpedo boat, he reminds us, but of the weapon itself. ;; His concluding words are suggestive. They refer to the question, will the battleship of the modern world be able ., to guard herself from the torpedo as her predecessor did from the fire-ship? • The question has a big interest tor,,. us in; the present war. The Germans, it is known, are relying extensively on their torpedoes. "Many affirm that she will not," says Mr. Hanny, "when what she has to fear is the torpedo launched by smaller craft oh or;below the surface . of the water. : Some of us ;find it hard to believe that any man-of-war which dare not openly confront an enemy and conquer in an exchange of blows can ever dominate the sea. Victory has never so far gone to those&lt; who fight by evasion, by concealment...
GIPPSLAND. MR WISE IN THE LEAD. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
GIPPSLA.ND. MR WISE IN THE LEAD. The latest return gives Mr Wise a lead of 435. There are still about 2000 absentee votes to be counted. Following are the details of the voting at the various subdivisions : — / Bennett iWwe Bairnsdale 755 1041 Bendoc 80 113 Bruthen 275 600 Cassilis 220 365 Cunninghame £5(4 380 Dargo 56 49 Foster 11193 815 Gaffney's Creek 45 183 Heyfield ": » 214 273 Leongatha 977 699 Lindenojwi 234 304 Luckaofwi ii09 508 Maffra 820 765 Mirboo North 345 185 Moe 967 . 748 Monvell 643 519 Neerim South 268 218 Omeo 278 428 Orbosfc 520 622 Rosedale 431 275 Sale 657 - 1403 Sale South 191 ' 230 Stratford 23§ ' ' 281 Toongabbie 339 249 Traralgon 732 544 Walhalla 153 494 Warragul 1022 753 Yarraigon 239 191 Yaniair&lt; (1145 951 Total votes (ordinary) recorded in the Moe subdivision :—Males, 1,022 ; females, 717 ; total, 1,739. Absentee votes—Males, 86 ; females, 54 ; total, 140. Grand total, 1,879. The presiding officer at the Moe booth was Mr W. F. Parker. The other...
Federal Elections. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
Federal Elections. '• « :—: The Federal elections were held on Saturday last throughout Australia, and as a result the Cook Government has been defeated, and a new (Labor) administration must Jbe formed. According to latest returns the state of the parties in the House of Repre sentatives was—Labor 41, Liberal 33, Independent (Mr Wise, for Gippsland) 1.
THE SENATE. [Newspaper Article] — Narracan Shire Advocate — 9 September 1914
THE SENATE. Division of Moe Gippsland. Subdivision Barker ... 11,982 561 Barnes ... 12,127 579 Blakey ... 11.996 560 Cook ... 15,177 ... 1096 Edgar ... 15,221 ... 1109 Findley ... 11,957 574 Mauger ... 15,361 . ... 1113 McOoll ... 15,282 ... 1115 McKissock 11,898 572 McLean ... 15,618 .... 1105 Russell ... 12,216 589 Trenwith ... 15,078 ... ' 1095 G1 informal votes w^re recorded in the Moe sub-diviBion. (D. H. V. Bennett, George Street, Moe.) LATEST FIGURES. Victoria. J. Barnes (0 ) ... 292,047 S. Barker (0.) ... 291,674 E. J. Russell (0.) ... 290,325 A. N. M'Kissock (0.) 290,131 A. E. Blakey (0.) ..." 289,668 E. Findley (0.) ... 286,975 S. Manger (M.) ... 247,151 J. H. McColl (M.) ... 247,036 W. H. Edgar (M.) ... 244,879 J. H. Cook (M.) ... 244,022 W. A. Trenwith (M.) 243,279 W. J. McLean (M.) 242,341 (Incomplete). —Last night's "Herald" (B. S. B. Oook, 154-162 Flinders-st., Melbourne), -