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FLOCK SHEEP SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

, FLOCK SHEEP SALES: Messrs. L. A. Fairbairn & Co. re port having held their Annual Flock Sheep. Sales at Newmarlket : on Wednesday,- 3rd inst. There was a large attendance of Victorian and inter-State : buiyers, and competition for all classes was very strong. The sales, both -for prices and demand, being the bes2 held for many years. Our sales incluide the following lots: .Account R)t. .Dugdale, "Alerah," Tragowel:- -f5 Lincoln rams, 2 tooth, at 3-, 34- and 3- guineas. Account Holdsworth & McDonald, Beaufort:-92 Lincoln rams, 2-tooth, at 3- and 3} guineas. Account R. Hornbliuckle, "Holm Point," Myrniong :--28 Lincoln rams 2, 4 and- 6-tooth, at 4( to 31 guineas 46 Lincoln ewes, 2-to6th, at 2( and and '21 guineas. Account Molesworth R. Greene, "Greystones," Rowsley:-21 Lincoln rams, 6 and 8-tooth, at 3½. and 2{ guineas. Account R. Tedcastle, "Glen El gin," Toolern Vale:--20 Lincoln rams, 2-tooth,. at 4 guineas. Account W. C. Hodgson, "Fern Tree Vale," Hedley :--10 Li...

Publication Title: Melton Express
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

PIREVENTION BETTER THAN CURE. Biliousness is caiised by a slug gish torpid liver due to constipation or irregularity of the flow of bile. Chamberlain's Tablets relieve bil iousness by cleansing the stomach, liver and bowels. If you are sub ject to bilious attacks prevent them by taking a course of Chamberlain's Tablets. They will stimulate your sluggish, torpid liver. Sold by W. Grant Morton, Bao chus Marsh, and A. Comben & Co Werribee. To stand this season at Pentlandt Hills, Myrniong, the well-known Draught Stallions: LORD NORTHCOTE, 677. .Z.D.H.S.B.) Gov. Certificate. Terms:-£6 each mare. £2 pay able 1st Janu'ary, 1916, balance due on mare proving in foal. KELM'S PRIDE, 337. --Gov. Ceetificate. Vol. V., Austr. Draught Horse Stud Book. Terms:-£5 each mare. £2 pay able 1st January, 1916, balancedue on mare poving in foal. Grazing:-Mares sent to either of the above Horses--Mare, with foal at foot, 2/6 per week; dry mare, 2/. Only a limited number of mares will be taken. Ever...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

BIBTH. CAiNON.-On 19th October, at Bsoohus Marsh, to Ruby Cannon, and the late Patrick Miohael Cannon (late of Sun shine)-s son. IN MEMORIAM. HAWWmNs.-In loving memory of Christina Maude, who passed away at "Sunny. side," Bacehus Marsh, November 8&h, 1918; also, William Frederick, who passed away at Perth, W.A., December 8th, 1910. TwE elfatin €pre s&. Established 1906. BATUBDAY, Nov. 18, 1915.

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BACCHUS MARSH COUNCIL. Monday, Nov. 8. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

BACCHUS- MARSH COUNCIL. Monday, Nov. 8. ORDrmN meeting. Present-Crs. J. -Wills (voted to the chair), M. R. Greene, P. Purcell, C. L. T. Alke mnade, G. F. Ramsey, H. Meikle, J. Kerr. The Country Roads Board wrote that in view of the unsettled finan cial conditions, combined with re leasing. as much labor as possible for the harvest, it has been decided S not to authorise any tenders for per manent works before the end of March next, but the Engineer could be instructed to proceed with sur veys or plans for any important works that the Council had in view, and submit same to the Board for approval, so that no delay may occur when an opportune time arrives for letting the contracts. In the mean time. maintenance of roads was to be attended to under the provision allocated Ao the Council for the .pur Spose.-Received. , The Country Roads Board wrote that it could not' approve of the employment of patrolmen on roads other than main roads. The Board considered that sections of the main roa...

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No Title [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

Thle few warm days has been the means of harvest starting a week earlier, as they are all making a start now. There does not seem to be "llany men about. Sonme of the crops are turning out much better than expected in weight and quality, odd ones are expected to go three tons per acre. The early morning air is now redolent with the smell of newly cut hay. On Saturday next, 20th inst., Messi's. Keast, Morris & Miles will offer on the property, on:the Mt. Cotterill road, on behalf of the ex ecutors in the estate of the late Mr. James Mackintosh, the farm known as "Oak Park," containing .235 acres. The crops now growing on ,the land should give intending buyers a good idea of its value. The Tennis Club will lhold their re-opening for the season to-day. Afternoon tea will be provided by the ladies. Members and their friends are invited to be present. Miss Hockey is the new Secretary. The Exford Young Men's Club are going to hold a grand plain and fancy dress ball, in aid of Red ...

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SOLDIERS' LETTERS. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

SOLDIERS' LETTERS. Lieut. Pack. Vallence, of Bacchus Marsh, writes to us direct.- - - 4th Regiment Light Horse, A.I.F., 'Holiopolis, 6/10'/15. Just a few lines to let you know that I aim in splendid health. You must know by this that Will was wounded--struck by a: piece of shell on the head, just ovei? the - temple. I hear that he had a nAtrrow escape, and suffered a great ~deal, but he" does not complain himself; he speaks lightly of it. You must have heard so much about Egypt that anything I may add would not be very interesting. How~ever, there are some wonderful things to be. seen here. I have re ceived some particulars of/irrigation here, which will be of interest. The Nile is a gift to Egypt, as without it Egypt would be a dreary, sandy waste, differing in no respect from the desert -which hems it in on every side, save the'north. The periodical inundations of the Delta, by the overflowing of the river, gives to the soil an immense fertility. Fer tile Egypt, excluding thie des...

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BACCHUS MARSH. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

BACCHUS MARSH. Furniture sale on Wednesday next, 17th inst., on behalf of Mrs. Mitchelson, Bacchus Marshl. Messrs. L. A..Fairbairn & Co. advertise par ticulars. Baptist .Church services, Sunday, 11 and 7.30; Pastor S. Whitchurch. Week-night service at 8. All wel come. Church of England services, 14th inst. :--Bacchus Marsh, 11 and 7.30; Rowsley, 3; Rev. T. W. Davis. Co iminadai, Sunday school, 2.20; ser vice, 3; Mr. J. Tempany. Presbyterian Church services, Sun day, 14th:-Bacchus Marsh, 11 and 7.30; Melton, 3. Rowsley, Tuesday evening, 16th, at 8. Rev. B. Wlil liams. All we4Come. Methbdist Chliurch services, 14th inst.:-Balliang East, 11; Staughton Vale, 3 and 7.30; Mr. F. H. Button, of St. Kilda. Melton, 3; Bacchus Marsh, 7.30; Mar. W. J. C. Ashley. The evening Church services will conmmuence at 7.30 from to-morrow. On Wednesday next, 17th inst., Christ Church, Myrniong, will cele brate the Jubilee of the opening of the Church, at 8 p.m. The Bacchus Marsh Church Choir will ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

AT THE< - I;HALL OF COMMERCEi:: WE ARE SHOWING SewI nesWomen sDresses IN MUSLINS, CREPES, FOULARDS, PRINTS, &c., -- - --i::i ++ From 5/ii: up. ;::":Also , NEW GOODS IN VOI.E and BIIK BLOUSES.I LaItest Designs Our Second Shipment of Irrigation Calieo is to hand, and we advise Ordering EARLY, as this is the last for the present season. · J. Ab .HRNS ++ TIL OF COI~WF~RCE, BACLIUcS If.U-S H "i " ii++: '+: 5 L i~llllllllE illll~lll ~ illllilllll llill :a~:iiliii li~ iilill~i lill 111 1111 111~ PHENOMENAL SALES! 1443 FORDS SO80LD and DELIVERED in Victoria DURING OCTOBER. RUNABOUT, £180 TOURING CAR, £195. -I COMPLETE, INCLUDING ELECTRIC LIGHT. -- ORDEB, TOW FOR X1VASI LOCAL AGENTS: W. Grant Morton. Simon Bros. BACCHUS MARSH. ,illlill~ iifill!iilill !!Illl~llill M III:t ll lllllI illlll:!;2.ili ? lltlli nill lillllil:? ,i;:: ii0:9i;iiii; lillall fl l lll?ll ltlll!M illllliilIIl llll i I 5 RING MI I NE RY Morton's Show Day Smartest Styles for the Season now on View. We hav...

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BACCHUS MARSH MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

BACCHUS MARSH MARKET. Messrs. L. A. Fairbairn & Co. re port having held their usual monthly sale at the Corporation yards, Bac chus Marsh, on Thursday last, when :191 cattle, 30 sheep, and 18 pigs were forward. The cattle were an exceptionally fine lot, all in splendid condition, and met a very keen demand, the result being an 'almost total clear ance, at high rates. Best cows, in milk or springing, made £12: to £15/5/ for one Mr. J. W<. Earl's, Mr. H. O'Hagan's sold up to £15, and Messrs. T. and J. Bence's to £15. Medium. ditto, *£8/10/ to £11. Bullocks, £10/7/6, £13, £13/12/6, £17/10/. Stcoers, £6/15/. Fat cows, £,11/10/ to" £14/5/; beefy cows,- £8 12/6 to .10/17/6. Fat heifers, £9 to £12/7/6. Heife'rs, in lines, £4/12/ to £7/12/6 for a line of 19 autumn heifers. Vealers, £4 to £5; poddies to 52/. Bulls, £5/15/6 to £11. Merino wethers, 29/9; ewes, w9ith lambs, 33/3; Lincoln ram, 2-tooth, 30/. Porkers, 55/ to 85/; young pigs to 30/6; sows,"£5/1l/. -/ Rice Spanish...

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BACCHUS MARSH. No. 55. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

IrI_ BACOUS MARSH. * , By W. WzL.IAMs, B.A. No. 55. In view of recent developments, S the following item (Sept. 21st, 1872) Sis interesting. "What is likely to' --- - be a valuable discovery, has been made by Mr. Wmin. Bennett, of Co l-imadai. He has found a deposit of antimony ore, technically called :. oxide of antimony. This is worth Sabout £14 per ton in its rough. state, and is usually exported to : England. It generally contains suf ficient gold to pay for the raising Sof it. Mr. Bennett has applied for a lease of 50 acres of the land on which ore is found, and when he has Ssecured that we will give further S. particulars. Antimony has a vari -ety of forms and uses. In its me: tallic form it is used for Britannia :;. metal, printer's type, &c." * In a later issue:--"Mr. W. Ben :. nett, of Coimadai, has secured the lease of 50 acres of land, upon which is found the antimony we have referred to. The locality is on the Djerriwarrh Creek, near the residence of a farmer nam...

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TOOLERN VALE. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

TOOLERN VALE. (IRoM oUR own conPsrown~zT.) Harvest is now fairly on the go the buzz of the binders is heard on every side. In some cases one may be seen following the other, where there is a large area to go over. Owing to the busy time at present, the Toolern Vale Gun Club has suspended operations till next year. A meeting of the School Com mittee was held on Wednesday even ing. Two new members (Messrs. R. Barrie and H. Campbell)w ere welcomed by the.. chairman, Mr. I. Robinson. Works authorised-Tight ening wires and new posts in plan tation fence; gravelling in front of shelter shed, to the porch door; correspondent to write urging the Department to carry out works ap proved of last financial year, viz., new floor, windows,-and doors to schoo!, and repairs to teacher's resi dence. Mrs. Campbell (Hon. See. of Red Cross) reports having sent a case of fresli eggs to the Base Hospital for wounded soldiers; also a number of sugar bags have been i~llected, and will be forwarded in due c...

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THE EMPIRE'S CALL. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

THE EMPIRE'S CALL. Lieut. W. F. W. Shields, 9th K.S.L.I., attached 5th K.S.L.I., son of the late Rev. W. H. Shields, Rector of Hughley, Shropshire, aid Mrs. Shields, Town Walls, was killed in action on Saturday, Sept. 25th. Educated at Elesmore Col lege, and Keble College; Oxford, Lieut. Shields took his degree in October, 1914, on thle same day that he got his commission. He was gazetted Lieutenant in December, 1914, and went .to the front five weeks before he met his death. He was 22 years of age. Lieut. Shields was born in Bacchus Marsh, and was the eldest son of the late Rev. W. H. Shields, who acted as locumn tenons for tle late Rev. Montague Williams, during a trip to Europe. The Bacchus Marsh 'Patriotic Com mittee presented another district medal on Saturday last, the recipient being Trooper Fred. Brighton. The presentation was made by Mr. W' i.illiams, B.A., supported by Messrs . W. J. C. Ashley and J. A. Johns., A ~iuitable repoInse was maade. / : ! ;:(.: ..::: -;1 ... · . ...

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The Peer and the Woman. Published by arrangement with Messrs. Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. [All Rights Reserved.] CHAPTER XX. Jim Doore's Story. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

BY. E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM. Published by arrangemenit with Meessrs. Ward, Lock & Co. Ltd. [All Rights Reserved.] SCHAPTER XX. Jim Doore's Story. Jim Doore cleared his throat once or twice and settled himself down to his task with the air of aiman who knows that he has a good tale to tell and intends, telling it well. His list eners, ,notwithstanding that they all save one knew quite as much as he didabout it, and had heard it, told it. themselves and discussed it-many a lime. drew their "chairs round in a half-circle and manifested the live liest signs of interest. There were two figures in the back ground-the stranger and Jim Doore's wife The former, notwithstanding his grotesque attfre, which fell in strange lines about his slim, graceful figure, looked every inch an aristocrat, and a handsome one. He was leaning very ,far back in an ancient but comfort able easy-chair, with a fragrant cigar held between two very white fingers, from which the blue smoke was curl ing upwards...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

Latest WAR News! .. I:i{Stick to Your Guns, :"MOSSY."' Continue to Fire Out The Best Material, Latest Style, and . Good Workmanship i Which has taken you to The Front every timeI. Ern. MOSS, ThePeople's Tailor, ran Street, i YLOR'S CASH STORE - Our CASH SYSTEM of trading enables us to offer SUPREME VALUE . in all the various lines we carry. All our Goods are BOUGHT FOR CASH, with the full discounts,: and sold to you with a Minimum of profit. . CASH BUYERS can command Lowest Prices. They will get them here. Our reputation stands behind all our transactions, and we guarantee satisfaction. . We do all classes of Jewellery and Watch REPAIRS. Customers can depend on getting satisfaction. ELECTRO PLATE WARE. ZONOPHONES. CROCKERY. SCENTS and SOAPS. DOLLS and TOYS. SCHOOL REQUISITES. STATIONERY. UNDERCLOTHING. PICTURES and FRAMES. CHILDREN'S CLOTHING. JEWELLERY and REPAIRS. HOSIERY and RIBBONS. S-Church and Main streets, Bacchus Marsh. I' ONit BROS. - THE FORD SPECIALISTS JWish to inform th...

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COMING EVENTS: [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

COMING EVENTS: Saturday, Nov. 13.-Opening' of Bowling season, Bacchus Marsh. Wednesday and Sunday, Nov. 17 and 21.-Jubilee of Christ Church, Myrniong. Wednes(day, Nov. 24.-Red Cross concert at Coimadai. Sunday, Dec. 5.-Bacchus Marsh Presbyterian Church Jubilee ser vices, &c. Monday, eDec. 6.-Bacchus Marsh Presbyterian Church Jubilee enter tainment. Saturday, Jan. 1.-Races at Myr niong. Saturday, April. 8, 1916.-Bacchus Marsh Horticultural show.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 17. FURNITURE SALE at BACCHUS MARSH. L. A. FAIRBAIRN & Co., ~nder instructions from Mrs. H. Mitchel son, who is leaving the district, will Sell, by Public 'Auction, at her res idence, Main Street, Bacchus Marsh, on the above date, at 2 p.m. FURNITURE and EFFECTS, as follows: Broadwood Piano, Dining Suite, Extension Table, Overmantle, Car pet, Linoleum, Rugs, Fender and Irons, Occasional Table, Pictures, Sideboard, Bedsteads (3 double, 3 ,single) and Bedding, 3 Duchesse Chests, 2 Washstands and Ware, Chest of Drawers, Chiffoniere, Safe, Couches, Chairs, Tables, Room Heater, Kitchen Dresser, Fountain, Crockery, Lamps, Deck Chair, .Ver andah Blinds, Kitchen Utensils and Sundries. Pony Cart, Wheelbarrows, Riding Saddle, 6 chains Irrigation Hosing, Hand Chaffcutter, Lawn Mower, and numerous Sundries. MONDAY, Nov. 22nd Bacchus Marsh Market. McPHAIL BROS. & Co. will sell at Baochus Marsh at 12.30p.m. sharp FAT and STORE CATTLE. MILKERS and SPRINGERS. PIGS, S...

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RED CROSS FUND. Bacchus Marsh and District. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

RED CROSS FUND. Baochus Marsh and District. The hon. Sec. (MisM Beatrice W. Anderson) acknowledges, with thanks: Murri House (monthly instalment) 10/. " Goods donated-Scarf, Mrs. W. Grant; Morton; helmet, Mrs. John Dugdale; handkerchiefs, Mrs. Florrie Hine; washers, Lorie Morton; towel Mrs. Jack Campbell; old linen, Mes dames H. Burbidge, A. Hine; sugar bags, Mesdames R. H. Dugdale, B. Williams, A. Hine;. socks, Misses F. Kerr, L. Hawkins, N. Pearce, G. W. Anderson,.M. McFarlane, Agnes Dugdale, Edie Robinson; condensed milk, Mrs. Geo. Ramsey. Sent away this week-15 washers, 1 scarf, 1 i9linet, 1 towel, 30 pairs socks, 27 shirts, 4 handkerchiefs, books, old linen, 'sugar bags, con densed milk. Sent away in October-157 shirts, 135 pairs socks, 118 washers, 47 handkerchiefs, 16 cushions, 3 pillow slips, 3 fly nets, 1 surgical appliance, 4 helnmets, 2 pairs mittens, 12 sheets, I pillow, 10 scarfs, 1 pair bed socks, 4 packets cigarettes, books, tin to bacco, old linen and lavender. To Ba...

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COMING SALES : L. A. Fairbairn & Co. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

COMING SALES: L. A. Fairbairn & Co. Wednesday, Nov. 17.- Furniture sale. at Mrs. Mitchelson's, Bacchui Marshb .

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IRRIGATION WORKS, &c. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

IRRIGATION WORKS, &c. The tenth annual report of the State Rivers and 'Water Supply Com mission, just issued, contains the following reference to local works: In Bacchus Marsh District 3½ nmiles of concrete-lined channelhave been constructed, making the system of distributary channels approxim ately complete for all lands now sub ject to the compulsory charge. With a view to improving the efficiency of delivery, concrete lining is in progress on some of the old Trust channels. It is proposed to constitute the area of 5,400 acres at Werribee, which has already been provided with supply channels, an Irrigation and Water Supply District. The Mlelton Reservoir, with a .storage capacity of 10,000 acre-feet, which is to supply this area, is now near ing completion. The. reticulation and other works for the supply of Werribee Town shl!ip have been completed, and the Urban District prioclaimed. Electric power for pumping tle water from the service basin to the elevated concrete tank...

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COMING SALES : McPhail Bros. & Co. [Newspaper Article] — Melton Express — 18 November 1915

COMIING SAQLES· :·McPhiail Bros. & -Co; Monday, Noviii· 22 -Bacchus~ :~iashi in.rket Irt~ ~~l_···· -

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