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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
Sales at Shepparton Corporation Yards. CATILE ... MAY 26 lHEEP .......... JUNE 2 PIGS ...... ... JUNE 1 SALE FIXTURES FOR MAY AND JUNE. Friay, M2sy 22 Shrepro~Fzt he.! t-re de Watza, Tr~t-! a 4 Co. --- r Eptcta 1d r i : 2,rJ tseep, 50 cstla •h ~--c,?ay, us n r- EhaFprarn s?t-k Gricv. *- ss r'c * S uetn T-_,IdTay, My II Taiur& i ~ Tndr5sy, June l2 Eheppartn orteh o are 4 Tatura gek al Monday, Jase - Do nrie se ved Tcu5h5, J:e fd Eheppsaron cat:le aal Tzrv3ay, J~E. 11 EKtaora swt& W WATTS, TURNBULL & CO.'S Moneday, June 15th And every Fourth Monday after wardE. Entriee invited. YABBA NORTH, Monday, June I -And every Fourth Monday after wardA Entrie8 invited. CANIAMBO, Wednesday, June 17th 0heap Land CAN BE BOUGHT AT New South Wales. 25 inch Rainfall. Average Rainfall for growing period, 14.16 inches. Fieight on wheat to SYDNEY, 3½d per b?shel. GILGANDRA was awarded slet and Champion Prizes for Wheat, at Sydney and Melbourne Shows, 1913 Do not buy the first chea...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
i1 IPH THE IULLER STORE S. SHEPPARTO.N AUTUMN TAND WINTER S ECIALS: MEN'S TWEED CHESTERS MEN'S TWEED OHESTERS MEN'S TWEED CHESTERS ( J JLU AT The Miller Stores MEN'S SUITS TO MEASURE ?,??i~:??at 35s, MEN'S SUITS TO MEASURE , MEN'S SUITS TO MEABSURE Ar The lMiller Stores SUIT CASES, for travelling r i11A SUIT CASES, for travelling AT SUIT CASES, for travelling £ - AT The Miller Stores Men's Navy OVERCOATS Men's Navy OVERCOATS Men's Navy OVERCOATS The ilAr Stores The Miloo ler Stores d Gent's Velour HATS, latest style Gents' Velour'HATS, latest style Gents' Velour HATS, latest style 10s d AT The Miller Stores Bog',Nav ?r~oe oCollg Iass each? Boy's Navy Serge College Cape Boy's Navy Serge College Caps Boy s Navy Serge College Capsse ac AT The Miller Stores Boy's Navy Serge Norfolk Suits - . Boy's Navy Serge Norfolk Suits Boy's Navy Serge Norfolk Suits 1 d. AT The Miller Stores Boy's Strong Tweed IKnickers s d Boy's Strong Swesd Knickers Boy's Strong Tweed Knickers * AT The Miller Store...
UNDER THE CLOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
UNDER THE CLOCK. ForJ-se PaE.-P-cclry and Kennel Cluib, Us erd?i ed HEores, Ernmpie Day at the S otate.sbcO!, Sheppe:on and Distric: Junior Faot:bai!l A?_::itian, Closer Settlement Bangle. "Behbdll I aske all things New" (by Pa:o: BoE sell) Brevity Bureau. etc. E::r:t- Dyi Co:;.eon. - The Sm: Theatre was well *filed on Friday even ing when the Empire Day C-sncer;, in aid iof the Shepparton S 3te-cho.l im provement fund, war held. Both the Town and Mlodel bands contributed tn the programme, which proved ejspy. able throughout. Io the nrct par eong?s were rendered by Mers P. L Irvine, Harry James, H Nash, and Misses L Sutherland and Beseie Fctt; wheile the school children contributed an action seng with iags; Mesrs J and W Dfaish sang a character duet, and members of the MIcdel Band played a Wagner quartette. Ancther prett::y ae:ion song by the children, " The Japanese Fla, " opened up proceedings in the second part, after which songs were rendered by Messrs J Dfish, R L Irvine, H3arr...
DEFENCE OF THE COMMONWEALTH. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
DEFENCE OF THE COMMON WEALTH. GENERAL lan Hamilton's report on the military forces of the Com monwealth shows that in the matter of defence there is much ,for the .Liberal Ministry to do. When in office the Labor party displayed a praiseworthy desire to lay the foundations of an army and of a navy, which should make Aus tralia safe from foreign. attack. But, so much said, it has been frankly pointed out that much of General Hamilton's report is a condemnation of past busines methods, a plea for wiser adminis tration in the future. The General insists that Australia's army must have a business branch under a comptroller with a Quarter-master General as seccond in command. It would be amongst the duties of this branch to watch expenditure closely, to see that Commonwealth thousands go where need is great est, not necessarily where demand is most urgent. It would have to decentralise, to establish a pension scheme, to bring about closer co operation between the Defence and other depart...
UNIVERSITY EXTENSION LECTURES. [To the Editor of "The Advertiser."] [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
UNIVERSITY EXTENSION LECTURES, --+~-- [To the Editor of "The Advertiser."] Ss;~-Llst year we had a course of six lectures, which were greatly eojoycd, and were highly educational, especially to the younger portion of our popula tion. But, alas ! Sir, the attendances were very medium, and the fienancial strain on the president and secretary severo, Only for the splendid help given by Mr John Sutherland, both in forcing tickete and entertaining the lec turers, the committee would have ended with a deficit. As it was we just scraped throuph, and we are not inclined to repent the experiment. As it costs, roundly, £40 to run the lectures, it moeans that 80 one-shilling tickets must be disposed of before the idea will be taken up. This would hasve to be gua ranteed. Surely, a town that has raised such large sums for all kinds of objects during the twelve months, and can stand picture shows, concerts, cantatas, circuses at the rate of three or four a week, could help in such a conmend able...
MOTOR CYCLISTS' TOUR. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
fMOTOR CYCLISTS' TOUR. Tocumwal was the magnet across the River Murray to members of the Goul burn Valley.Motor Cyclists' Olub yes. torday. The start from Shepparton was made at 9.80 a.m.; aod Tooumwal was reached at 1 p.m,-a good deal after the estimated thime, for when five miles distant from that township the roads were sticky, caused by the previous night's rain. Ia all eight membors took part in the oting, which proved a very pleasant one, despite the feeact of several falls, and the three diflerenb flights into space-as if he had abandoned his motor for an aeroplane-of one of the nyclists, as the result of his strikling stumps. One of his falls was of a sensational ehoracter, and perilous, but happily he was in no way injured, and like a true sport he got up smiling--and ail was radiant. At Toenmwal Mr Norman Eunson euter tained the tourists at luncheon; and the return home was completed at 6.15 p.m.
NORTH-EASTERN DISTRICT DATES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
NORTI-EASTERN DISTRIOT DATES. The following dates have been allotted for coureing meetings in the North Eestern district during the ensuing season: Enuroa-June 8, July 4, August 8, September 5. Kyabram-June 4, July 1 and 2, August 6, September 3. St Jamee-MIa. 29, June 26, July 31. Dooki--July 29. Mansfield-May 23, June 20, July 18, August 15, September 12. Cobram-June 3, July 8, August 26. Yabbs North-July 15. Murchison-June 27, July 31, August 1 and 29, September 12. Tatura--May 27, June 16, July 22. and 23, August 25. Nagambie-July 10, August 20. Elmore--May 20, June 17, July 8 and 9, August 19, September 9, Katamatite-June 18, July 23 and 24, August 20. Shepparton--May 13, June 10, July 14 and 15, August 11 and 12, Sep. tember 9. Benalla-June 3, 3 7 and 8, August 4 5, and 26.
EMPIRE DAY SERVICES. AT THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
I EMPIRE DAY SERVICES. AT THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND. The services at St Augnustine's Church of England yesterday were specially of a character fitling in with Empire Day. The interior of the edifice weeas decorated on "national" lines. St George's cross covered the pulpit; over the carved. wood screen at the entrance to the chancel was the Union Jack, supported on either side by the Australian flag. Decorations of a similar nature were carried out in other directions, and were very effective. Large congregations attended; while at the evening service the bchoir gave a splendid rendering of the anthem "The Sun shell be no rotran 'Phn rontn? ;shn Rn. NT n Herring, based his sermon on the significance of Empire and its relation to missionary effort. It was a well-con. sidered, skillfully constructed, vigorous discourse, made a deep impression--and the preacher was eloquent. The morning sermon was on "Na tional Righteousness: Is Secret," based on Deuteronomy xxx. 16-18. Mr Hereing declared ...
RIFLE SHOOTING. NUMURKAH V. SHEPPARTON. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
RIFLE SHOOTING. NUMURKAH V. SEEPPARTON.? Beven men from the Shepparton Rile Club visited Numurkah on Saturday and fired a match with the Iooal club. The conditions were seven shots at 300 and 500 yards. Numurkeh won by 43 points. The following are the scores: Naumu1an. ? U3IRIL?.H. 300 500 yds yds Total Ti Dockery 3.. 3 34 67 W Bignell ... 31 85 66 O Baker ... ... 31 34 65 J M~apletoft ... 80 34 64 W Teare... ... 29 34 63 A Hyde... ... 29 30 59 - KIitteon ... 28 30 58 TotalI 442 SHEI'PARTON. ATGlaseon ... 31 3t 65 J EHndson ... 29 31 60 J Boon, seer. ... 26 32 58 A Olydesdale ... 25 32 57 T Corkill ... 27 .28 55 A Boon ... ... 26 29 54 F Rennison ... 28 22 50 Tatal 399 ADD Rifle The secretary of che Shepparton Dis trict Rifle Clubs' Union has received a letter from the secretmy of the Warr nambool Union,asking for a nmaitch at Shopparton on or aboubtJune 23rd. Also from the Hamilton Union, stating that they will visit Bhepparton on July 29th. Replies have been sent, accepting and ex...
TELEPHONE EXTENSION. FROM SHEPPARTON TO KIALLA EAST. THE DEPARTMENTAL PROPOSALS. (From Our Own Correspondent). [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
TELEPHONE EXTENSION. FROM SHEPPARTON TO KIALLA EAST. TRE DEPARTMENTAL PRO. POSALS. (From Our .Own Correspondent). A meeting was hold in the Kiallau East State-school on Monday night last of the Progress Association to reoeive the report from the Deputy Postmaster. General in connection with the proposed telephone extension from Shepparinto to Kialla East. Recontly a meeting weeas held at Kialla East, and it wee decided to ascertain on what conditions the deparb ment would eetablish or assist in the matter of telephonic communication with bhepparton. B.rtram ana Co seon a representative to the previous meeting and he put forth the claim and gave certain information in favor of a party line ;but we decided to ascertain what a departmental line would cost, etc. Our chairman, when in town last week, with Mr A C Palmer, M.P, waited upon the Postmaeter General and put very strong claims before that official in con nection with the proposed line ; and in a few days cur hon. secretary, Mr B...
GOWANGARDIE. STOCK SELLING REMARKABLY WELL. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
GOWANGARDIE. BTOCK BELLING BEMARKABLY WELL. [From Our Own Correspondent]. The weather is favorable for putting in crop at present, Bnd most of the farmers will finish this month. The early sown wheat in a number of pad donks has not germinated very well, owing to insullicient moisture, ana also to the crusting of the surface after the rain did come. They are not at anl regu lar. Close np to 1000 acres are being sown on the Gowangardio Station, and the place wear quite a different aspect. All stook, except horses, are selling remarkably well in this district, It seems inevitable that farmers will have to abandon the rearing of horses, as in many cases a bullock is now worth more than a horse; sheep and cattle are far more profitable. A meeting of residents has been held to have the distriot connected by tele phone from Oosgrove. It is something that is very much needed for the con venience of the public.
COURSING NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
COURSING NOTES. Forty six dogs oompoted at the Shep parton Jookey Club enclosure on Wed. nes'day afternoon. The officials are delighted at such a good opening meeting, and a successful season is anticipated by followers of the leash. Bhepparton can now lay claim to hayv ing one of the most up-to-dato enclosures in the State. Twenty comfortable kennels have made a big improvement and proved convenient for owners. The enclosure itoself was in splendid trim after the recent rain, and it was an ideal coursing day. The coursing proved interesting from start to finish, and the officials had all the events run well up to time. The well-known otud dog, Bold Or well, who proved himself a good per former, was represented at the meeting by five dogs, and a fine looking one in RBlly Bsoe carried off the Opening Class Stakes. Mr H Flowers wrs the most success ful owner, securing a double win with Stella B and Bully Bee. Stella B proved horself a good bitch by running consistently throughout, and...
OLYMPIA. IN THE ARENA OF SPORT. FOOTBALL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
OLY MPIA. IN THE ARENA OF SPORT. FOOTBALL NOTEB. BY "HaLF-BAoK," Fine Weather Favored the Opening matches For the GVF League premiership It is rather early to hazard an opinion, but of the six teams Rochester is spoken of as being the most improved This does not say much -for the im ported' talent recently engaged by the Eohuoea club. The Eohuca olub has already had a la.te of what other clubs importing mon have had to put up saith regarding " professionals going to the highest bid. der." It is alleged that one of these players, who is stated to have signed on with, and had been engaged to act as a coach and player to Echuci team at a salary of £2 103 per week, remained in the town six weeks, and then suddenly left to re turn to Prahran, where he is alleged to be receiving £4 per week. The matter was brought before the Goulburn Valley League last week, but no action taken as regards the player as he had not yet been registered. The president (Mr D Clive Morrison) re marked that he h...
PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 25 May 1914
PERSONAL. At Mrs E Haisman's residence, " Yar roweo," Nixon-street, this afternoon, Mrs I Davies (whose husband, Sheppar- ton's railway stationmaster, has been promoted to Bendigo) was entertained by a number of ladies. The programme provided was as follows: Recitation, "Story of the. Fettered Soul," Mrs Taylor; songs, "God BD with You," Mrs Harrie (Kensington); "Home, Dearie Home," Miss Fredericks ; 'Come Buck to Erin," Mrs Ickeringill; "Ab Eent," Miss Davoy (from Solomon. I. lauds, on her w.ey to China); recitation, - Mou I might have Married," Miss Johnston (MlethodJis Ladios' College, Melbourno). ±00 lamaes then Odj turned to the lawn, whore Mr L J Michel, of the Arcadia Studio, Wyndhamstreet, took a group photograph; after which afternoon tea was served. Mlrs 1l1ph Longstaff then in a few well chooen words, presented Mrs Davies with a silver eporgno and a pair of silver vasese. Mlrs Davies feelingly thanked bthe ladies for their nice gifts. About 50 hadies were preoent; and Mis...
THISTLE PROSECUTION FIASCO. NOTICES NOT SIGNED BY A JUSTICE. THE SHIRE COUNCIL "OUT OF COURT." POLICE MAGISTATE'S COMMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 28 May 1914
THISTLE PRBOEECUTION FIASCO. NOTICES NOT SIGNED BY A JUSTICE. THE SEIREE COUNCIL "OUT OF COURT." POLICE MAGISTATE'S COMMENTS. At the Police Court on Tue-day, before Mr R KuightP.M., P hE name "Michael Molann" wa anrsfwered by an elderly man, wh-n the charge of neglecting to de?troy thietle on hi- property at Earramonnu (Kialla riding), was read out agains: him. Mr ESutherland (who appeared to prosecoute for the Shire Couon cil), gazed at ?icha-el for a few minutes, for he had been told that the defendant was a youngna man. A consultation with Mr Jamee Drummond, thietle in.pec~or (the informant in the cec), led to the name '" Michael Moylan, the younger," bei=dng c.lle3. The younger Michael ceme forthF whereupon Mr Sutherland intimated that that wvas the defendant. Mr kbernethy : Yery well, it'S the older man that occnpies the land. The name on the charge sheet, however, was altered to "Michael Mfoylan the younger," and the caee was then proce.i I with. Mr Sutherland in briefly stati...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 28 May 1914
THE MOST PATIENT PEOPLE M~TT SHOW NiTOYANCE AT TIMES. Ecerybody has their hour of trouble, But people having any irritation of the skin Have many hours of trouble. Nothing so annoying ; nothing so irritating. It's a hard and trying position. Leave it alone, and you can hardly bear it. Relief and cure have come at last. People have put it to the test. Doan's Ointment cures skin disease. People are learning that this is so. Here is a case in point : Mrs T E Draper, Gray-street, Numurkah, EsayE:--"Bome time ago my daughter was very much troubled by that awfully irritating skin disease, Eccema. It started with a small patch, and gradually spread, the irritation being almost unbearable. Although we were always applying diterent remedies, nothing did her any good, and I had almost given up hope of ever finding a cure for this torturing skin disease, when Doan's Oint ment was strongly recommended tome. Needleess to say, I sent for a pot at once, and very soon found I had at last got someth...
EMPIRE DAY SERMON. "THE PERPETRATION OF PATRIOTISM." [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 28 May 1914
EMIPIPRE DAY SERMION. "THE PERPETBRATIO OF PAITBRIOTISM.:: BY THE BE'. GEO. PAUL. Delivered at the Presbhyterian Church Fryer~s-treet, last Sunday evening (Eummarieed): LAnd thou -halt show thy son in that day, -'aying, this is done be cause of tha- which the Lord did nnto me when I came forth out of Egypt. And it shall be for a sixn unto thee upon thinue hand, and for a memorial between thine eyes; that the Lor,'s law may be in thy monuth; for with a 'trong hand hath the Lord brougt thee our of Egyput"--Er odu Oiii, 8, 9. In no other people has the sense of national uniny been so unyield ing, the persis-tence of national feeling so great and the co)ncionI nece of a gloriou- na-iona! d~:iny been so pronounced, a- in the Jews. Nct all their disaters re corded in the narrative of Is-ael's national life would make them forest their origin or the glory of the pro-pective I-raelitith commonwea-th. In -!-very, they hung their harp- on the witl lowe by the rivers of Baby Ion and refuced to...
A TRUTHFUL QUATATION. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 28 May 1914
A TRUTHFUL QUATATION. 'Tis not always the elaborate casket that holds the most precious jewel Nor the stylishly fitted window that holds the best boots as a rule, If you're hunting for quality and value in boots with wearing power SGive H MIarshal of High-street a trial and seatlsfacotion will be your dower. Opposite Shepparton News,
LOCAL PRODUCE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 28 May 1914
LOCAL PRODUCE MARKET. Butter (selling) ls, is 1i; Eggs (giving) is 4)d Cheese (selling), 10d, is Bacon ,, is Id, is 2d Ham ,, s 2d Is 4d Wheab (giving) Bs7Td Potatoes ,, 8s Onions ,, 9s Bran ,, is 2d bus. Chaff (selling) 48 51 Flour - ,, 15s Pollard ,, 1s 41 Calfskins (giving) 5d to 6d Ib Sheepskins ,, 4} to 5, lb Hides ,, 4d 5d lb