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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
PLAUDITS ARE TOO GENEROUS iN REGARDj TO AS A RECRUITING BEVERAGE; IT ALSO HAS A SALUTARY EFFECT ON THE KIBKEYS. PIGS and CALVES STONE and CO. (Regd.), ROBERT SCHULTE, Proprietor. WHOLESALE MEAT SALESMAN, METROPOLITAN MEAT MARKET, NORTH MELBOURNE. Are open to Receive Carcase Pork and Veal Any Day During the Week. Sales DailJ. Highest Prices Realised. Latest Coid Storage Chambers. Prompt Account Seles. Correspondence Invited. See our Weekly Reports In Market Reports. You can be better dressed I at less cost -fact known to the smartest dressers, Send your faded, shabby cos tume to be treated by the famous Lawrence process, which gives a new lease of life to garments that otherwise would be dis carded. No one but yourself will know that the very smart dress you get back has merely been cleaned, renovate'd or dyed— it looks like new! The effect is surprising—the cost distinctly low. NORTHCOTE} FREEl ioekltt: "The Art of Dyeing," giving de tailed cost, and showing by pictures and descrip♦...
EVERY MAN, WOMAN, AND CHILD BOOKED. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
EVERY MAN, WOMAN, AND CHILD BOOKED. The first thing that strikes the liberty-loving person when he settles down in Berlin, or even puts up at a boarding-house for a short stay, is the "Anmeldungspflicht," or duty of re porting oneself to the police. Before he has been in the house many hours he is presented with a printed form on which he is compelled to fill in all kinds of particulars about himself under penalty of a heavy fine and eventually imprisonment if he fails to do so, or if he writns down de tails which the police afterwards as certain to be untrue. First of all the newcomer has to write down his full name, the exact date of his birthday, the name of the place in which he was 'born, and the nature of 'his occupation. Then he must state what his religion is, and if he believes in none at ull. he must duly enter himself as an mfidel. Fur ther, he must state what his nation ality is, and whether he is in posses sion of a passport to pr v. e his iden tity. These particulars a...
M.U.I.O.O.F. Bairnsdale District. Meeting. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
M.U.fi.O.O.F, Bairnsdale District. Meeting. The half-yearly meeting of the above ' district was held at the M.U. hall, Bairnsdale, on Wed nesday, June 3rd. Officers pres ent : D.P.G.M. Geo. E. Fowler, Prov. C.S. F. Eastwood. Dele gates, Mitchell Lodge, P.G. R. Meek. P.G. A. Pratt, P.G. E. J. Williams; Tambo, P G. A. Horn, P.G. J. Shepherd; Lindenow, P.G. D. Martin, P.G. A. Buntine ; Orbost, P'G. A. Rowe. Apolo gies were received from Prov. G.M. who has removed to Camp erdown, also from Omeo Lodge owing to bereavement in dele gate's family, and Cassilis and Glen Wills lodges. P.P.G M. David Williams was placed in Prov. G.M's. chair and P.P.G.M. W. H. Cambridge was" place at right of Prov. G.M. The report of the G.M. showed that the district continued to make substantial increase in lodge funds, the gross total being £18,201 IOs 4d, the gross total ex penditure being £2201 3s 6d and the increase in balances to cred it being £847 8s, and average worth per member £30 18s 2d. The report ...
JOHN LEE'S DREAM. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
JOHN LEE'S DREAM. . - Sentenced to death for the murder of Emma Keyse, lady-in-waiting to the , late Queen Victoria, at Babbicombe, near Torquay, John Lee was brought out for execution in Exeter Gaol on February 25, 1885. Overnight Lee had dreamt that three attempts would be made to carry out the sentence, but that all three would prove unsuccess ful, and his life be preserved. He re vealed this to "Warder Bennett, who reported the circumstance to the go vernor of the prison. All possible pre caution was taken; but,, nevertheless, Lee escaped the gallows. Everything having" been made ready, Lee stood on the trap of the gallows, which had just recently tie en erected. The signal was given, and Berry, the executioner, pulled the lever—ibut the trap refused to fall! The faces of all present expressed be wilderment. Berry gave the lever an other feverish pull, and the warders on either side stamped upon the trap; but it would not move. Lee was then marched off, with the cap still over h...
DIPHTHERIA "CARRIERS." [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
DIPHTHERIA "CARRIERS." Interesting information is. con tained in a report by Dr R. J. Bull on the bacteriological inves tigations undertaken at the Uui versity laboratory for the Public Health department for the year 1913. Amongst the subjects men tioned, the report deals with the diphtheria "carriers" and states that a special subsidy of £350 a year was made available in 1911 to provide for investigations into the "carrier" problem, and last year several thousand, speci schools, other public institutions and private practitioners in con nection with the detection of dibhtheria and typhoid " carri ers." This arrangement resulted in the discovery of upwards of 200 "carriers," many of whom were discovered by later investi gation to harbour highly virulent micro-organisms... However, while it is a matter for congratu lation that the machinery is pro vided for the detection of germ "carriers," it is to be regretted that much remains to be done in respect of the subsequent con trol and t...
THE LAND OF TAXES. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
THE LAND OF TAXES. .Everything in Japan is taxed. There are stamps on all hank cheques, and when you pay your bill your receipt has a stamp. Every 'business is tax ed according to the amount of its vol ume, and every peddler, chauffeur, and jinriksha man pays c. license. There is a tax on medicines, on sake and liquors and on Japanese soy, the sauce which the people use with their food. All incomes pay-taxes, and these grow with the amount of one's proper ty. There are about 8,000;0'j0 famil ies in Japan, and all are expected to pay a certain percentage if tiiey make more than £35 a year. There are, of course, taxes on lands, •which now run from 3 per cent, upward to 17 per cent., according to the class of the land. There are inheritance taxes, mining taxes, taxes on stock exchan ges, and the issue of bank-notes. There are customs duties on every thing imported, and there is a special 'tax on travellers, whether they go by steamboat, steam train, or an electric car. This tax depends...
Solemn Truth. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
Solemn Truth. "My efforts to keep a diary con vince me o£ one thing." "What's that?" "That there are mighty few days in the year on which a man does any thing really worth recording." Friendship can sometimes show its strength as much by the readiness with which it accepts benefits as by the freedom with which it gives them. It proves by this its confidence in the love of the other side.
To the Gouty. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
To the "Gouty. For those who are liable to attacks of gout, it is an excellent rule to re duce, the allowance of butcher's meat, especially beef, talcing it no oftener than once a day, and preferably at midday instead of in the evening. Di gestion goes on very slowly, if at all, during the hours of sleep, and the habit of eating meat at late dinner or supper is one of Ihe chief causes tend ing to gout and rheumatism of the gouty type. Industry is essential to liappiness and idleness is the friend of unhappi ness and ennui. Certain persons al ways will and always have existed who find employm-nt distasteful. They are endowed with an indolent disposition, and enjoy nothing more than complete immunity from work and responsibility. Their intense dis like of work of all descriptions en ables them to be ever ready with what they are pleased to consider an adequate excuse. They "did not know," they "thought it had ibeen done," they "believed it was to be done tomorrow," it was "too hot" or...
WOMAN'S WORLD. WHAT AM I REALLY LIKE. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
WOMAN'S WORLD. WHAT AM I REALLY LIKE. It is a strange but undeniable.^act that most people hardly ever hear their own voices. You may think that this sounds absurd, for you will sup pose that you can't help hearing your self when you are constantly speak ing. But you will realise thai it is true if you remember what a shock it is to you, when you happen to be speaking in a roomful of talking peo ple, and they all suddenly ?top talk ing, leaving your voice going on alone. A thing of this kind gives you a great start, because the voice" sounds so strange and unfamiliar. It is also a very great surprise to bear yourself mimicked. You are al most certain to exclaim, "Who is that meant for?" and other people who are present will laugh and say, "Why, it is exactly like you—don't you re cognise it?" and then you rralise how deaf to your own voice you have been for many years You never see your, own face ei ther, except in a photograph ,and that is why a photograph is always some thing of i...
Silence Cabinet for Swift's Creek [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
Silence Cabinet for Swift's Creek "I have the honor to ad vise you of the receipt of a com munication from Mr R. H. Hughes, Bank of Victoria, Swift's Creek Junction, requesting on be h ilf of the residents, the provision of a silence cabinet at the local post office, - and to state that the matter.will .receive consideration. You will be further communicat ed with as*early as possible."
WHEN MARRIAGE IS A FAILURE. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
WHEN MARRIAGE IS A FAILURE. I£ neither husband nor. wife has married for loVe, tout merely for mon ey, or any other mundane motive. If meals are ill-cooked and badly served. if two young people rush into matri mony, they take upon themselves all the burden of married life when too young to realise the responsibility of it. If the income, though well managed and made the most of, cannot cover the expenditure. If the husband be a faddy, fidgetty man, perpetually prying into house hold matters, and if lie thinlcs lie knows more about them than anybody else. If both parties are absolutely re solved to see only the worst side of each other's character. If the husband tries to be mistress as well as master of the house, or the wife master as well as mistress of the house. If, when dark days come, husband and wife" forget they took each other for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer. If the wife is totally ignorant of even the rudiments of domestic econ omy, and thinks more of her dre...
THE DOUBLE DISSOLUTION. Sir John Forest a Prophet. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
THE E80OI8LE DSSSOLUa i TSON. I Sir John Forest a Prophet. 1 When the Federal Convention was preparing our Constitution, considerable discussion arose over the proposals submitted to overcome deadlocks between the two Houses of Parliament, and at the Adelaide sitting all proposals for that purpose were defeated. When the constitution was being reconsidered at Sydney in 1897, proposals for a double dissolution in case of a deadlock were again submitted, and amongst those who strongly opposed these pro posals was Sir John Forest. In view of the fact that the Cook Government, of which Sir John is a member, now proposes to bring about a double dissolution, the opinions expressed by Sir John at the Convention are of great inter est. Speaking at the Sydney meeting of the Convention on 15th September, Sir John Forest said " We believe that to proyide a machinery lor the settlement of deadlocks which has not been fonnd necessary in the past will be to encourage differences. . . Of course, t...
PATTERN FOR HANDSOME EVENING GOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
PATTERN FOR HANDSOME EVENING GOWN. No later evening gown could be se cured than this. It may be made up in any rich material according to the taste of the wearer. It represents "Everylady's Journal" pattern No. 177 —cut in small, medium and large sizes. This pattern may be bought for ninepence from local pattern agents, agents, or will be sent post free to any address if ninepence In stamps is sent to Dept. A, "Everylady's Jour nal,"' 376 Swanston-street, Melbourne. State number of pattern and size re quired. If a penny stamp is sent to above address, a ?8-page catalogue ; will jbe sent to any reader who writes "Send free -catalogue,"
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
Miss Primanprude lisped to her lodger: " Mister Barker 1 I'm sorry to say Miss Goldtooth complains of your cough ing— I'm afraid she will leave me to-day. She declares that it sounds most distressful And she told me to say she feels sure You'd be well to-day, if you start right away, Taking Woods' Great Peppermint Cure.', The Dog Act is in force in the Avon Shire as before, and any further action to amend it will probably be for per favour of the Municipal Association. After a good deal of discussion and carry ing of motions, the council decided to ask the Association for a legal opinion on its action. That opinion was received on Monday, and it was to the effect that the "one man one dog" motion was illegal. It .^^t.nncRihlc tA.nllovv a1 man .to have one dog free of tax, even though it be to stregthen the rab bits. Therefore, there was no harm in the motion, which expuned the first resolution from the records of the council. Cv Killeen saw that they could do nothing. All he wan ted...
OMEO SHIRE COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
-J! 1 ■ i OMEO SHIRE COUNCIL. Present: Councillors Rickards (president); M'Coy; Lowe, Lew ingtoh, Coiighlan; Grose, Peter sen, Hutton and Braid. New Councillor. The president welcomed Cr M'Coy to the council table as one of the representatives of the Omeo riding, to fill the vacancy caused by the retirement of Cr Rodgers. Correspondence. From Lands department, ask for payment of £l0 5s owing for rent on the Lake Omeo Reserve —It was decided to pay the rent and then ask for a reduction for the following year. From Oxley shire, asking coun cil to request their parliamentary members to use their best endeav ors to have the report of the Dredging Inquiry Board adopted and put into force.—No action to be taken. From G. L. Haylock, Omeo, applying for use of hall for skat-' ing on Wednesday afternoons, and offering a rent of 2s 6d.—No action. From J. P. O'Brien, Swift's Creek, as to road known as M'Coy's Corner.—Engineer to in terview Mr M'Coy. Engineer's Report. The following report was m...
The Times. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
• WEDNESDAY. JUNE 10, igi4 The annual Mechanics' ball j was held ir. Bruthen IastThiirs: day evening, and resulted success fully from every point" of view The building was nicely decorat ed- and contrasted beautifully with the dresses of the fairer sex, which in many cases were of the most tasteful and artistic charac ter. At the interval an adjourn ment was made • to the supper room at the - side of the hall, where evidences of resourceful and busy minds were shown by the many good things which were arrayed along the tables. Mr Mays officiated as M.C., and Payne's orchestra supplied the music. As a result of a magisterial in quiry at Bairnsdale last Thursday, as to the death of Mr Robert Sumner, of Deep Creek, from gun injuries, a verdict was given of accidental death. Mr J. D. Mac donald appeared on behalf of the widow. The death is announced of Mrs Gilbert, wife of Mr S. Gilbert, of Buchan, from diphtheria. The harvest thanksgiving ser vices were held in the Bruthen Congregationa...
Postal Matters. Mr Bennett, M.P., has received the following letters from the Deputy Postmaster-General:- Alteration of Mail Routes. [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
Postal Blatters. Mr Bennett, M.P., has received the following letters from the Deputy Postmaster-General:— Alteration of Mail Rontes. "I beg to inform you that in I view of the anticipated early i opening of the railway line to S Bruthen, consideration has been given to the question of arranging the mails so that advantage may be taken without delay of - the facilities for the conveyance of mails by train, and approval has been given for ' the following changes to.be effected in the. dis trict mail services as from the 1st July next:— (a) Substitution of a service be tween Bruthen and Orbost via Nowa Nowa, six times per week in lieu of the existing services between Cuninghame and Orbost (b) Substitution of a service be tween Nowa Nowa and Buchan, three times per week, returning on the following day, in lieu of the existing service between Bru then and Buchan. (c) Establishment of a special service between Cuninghame and Lake Tyers, via Blays', six times per week.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Bruthen and Tambo Times — 10 June 1914
WELSBACH THE WORLD'S BEST FOR COUNTRY LIGHTING. Air Gas Machines. The Welsbach Air Gas Ma chine is so eim pie that achild can work it with impunity, Suitable "for Lighting, Heat ing ana Cook ing. We guar antee satisfac tion with all our Machines, and to prove this we will put a machine in for one month free of charge, and if not suit able, will remove same free of ill cost to you. Write for Catalogue. WELSBACH LIGHT COMPANY OF AUSTRALASIA LIMITED, 380 LONSDALE ST., MELBOURNE: WON'T SHRINK WOOLLENS Lux for WooIlens.Y Lux for Flannels. Lux for Blouses. Lux for Dainty Fabrics. Lux for Shampooing. Lux for Washing Silver & Cutlery./