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ANOTHER FIRE IN HIGH STREET. CAUSED BY LIGHTNING. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
ANOTHER FIRE IN HIGH STREET. CAUSED BY LIGHTNING. It is not often, that an outbreak of fire: occurs in the midst of a heavy downpour of torrential rain such as fell in Kyneton shortly after II a.m. yesterda}'. When the thunderstorm had . reached its maximum severity and the street channels were over flowing vvith the surplus flood waters the fire bell.rang out an alarm. The smoke indicated ,the scenc of the out break to be in High .street, to which those who were venturesome enough to brave the elements proceeded with all haste, and found that the fire-had broken out in a building at the rear of Misses Richter's grocery and wine and spirit establishment. The build ing had been used by Misses Richter as a bottling and general store room, and contained a large quantity of kerosene in tins, several barrels of wine, about 150 dozen bottles of ale and other sundries. Notwithstanding that rain was de scending in torrents at the time of the outbreak, the building burned fiercely arid was c...
Mails Received at Post-office, Kyneton. From [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
MaUs Received at Post-office, Kyncton. From .Melbourne, at 9.40 a.m., 3.10 p.m., and 9 P-m.; a*SG at 6-30 a.m. Down T.P.O., 040 a.m., 3 p.m., 9 p.m. Trentham, at 940 a.m. Woodend. at 9 p.m., included in down T.P.O. at 9.40 and 3 p.m. Ber.digo, at 8.30 a.m., 2.10 p.m., and 9 p.m. Up T.P.O., at 2.10 p.m., and 0 p.m. Metcalfe, at 8.30 a.m. Edgecombe. Lamrley, and Sidonia, at 3.30 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Spring-hill and Upper Coliban, at -,.50 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Piper's Creek and Pastoria East, at 4.30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Sa turday. Lauriston, daily at 12.30 p.m. and 5.30 p.m. West Kyneton, daily at 5.30 p.m. Barfold, Redesdale, Mia Mia, Green hill, East Metcalfe and Redesdale Junction, daily at 7.24 a.m. R. E. TILT, Postmaster.
POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. Mails Closte at Post-office, Kyneton, For [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
rin-e at Post-office, Kyneton, Mais Fot Melbourne, at 7-10 a.m., 1.30 p.m. S p-m Bendigo, 2.35 p.m. and b p.m. Up T.P.O.. at r.30 p.m. and S p.m Woodend, at 7.10 a.m. and t.30 p.m. Carlsruhe R.S., at 7.10 a.m. Tvldeii, Trentham and Fernhill, at /.55 ^ ? .Down T.P.O., 9 a.m. anr"v 2.35 and S p.m- - . Metcalfe, at S.55 a.m. daily. . Glcniyon, at S.55 a.m. daily. . . ifalmsbury, at 8.55 a.m. daily. Edcecombe, Langlev and Sidonia, 3t ;o" a.ra., on Monday. Wednesday, and Frulay. * .; Spring Hill and Upper Coliban, at 10 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Piper's Creek and Pastoria ./East, at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. .r-V Lauristoa, daily- at 10 a mS:aRd 3.15 p.ci. ? -- ? ' West Kyneton, daily at 10 a.m. Barfoid, Reaesdale, Mia Mia, Green hii!, East Metcalfe arid Redesdale Junction, Daily at '3.55 p.m.
INTERCOLONIAL RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
INTERCOLONIAL RATES. To New South Wales, New Zealand, South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia, Fiji, British New Guinea, and New Hebrides. -Letters. For every «oz. or under .. .. o I,. Post Cards-Stamp or Card .. o "i. Letter Cards .. ,. ° 1 Reply Post Cards-each .. . . 0 2 Registration Fee .. .. .. ... 0 3 j Acknowledgement of delivery j of registered article J. v. . -O 2*. i -Packets.- ? Commercial Papers and Print ed Papers, maximum 'weight 4lb., maximum dimensions, 2ft. in length, ift. wide or less, 2oz. or under .. o J Patterns and Samples, Pack ets or Merchandise, etc., maximum weight ilB.,"di mensions not t© exceed 2ft. x ift., 2oz. or under .. . . ° 1 -Newspapers. Each, every IOOZ. or und - . o oi Sulk Parcels or newspapers posted by a registered news paper publisher or newsven dor, 2ooz. or fraction there " -WW*-. VJl 01 .. ., . " ". ; O * -Parcels.- . P°r each Parcel of lib. or under o 8 Each additional lib. or uh Qer up to i ilb . 0 6 -Queensland. The same as to othe...
POSTAL INFORMATION. RATES OF POSTAGE. VICTORIAN RATES. Letters. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
POSTAL INFORMATION. RATES OF POSTAGE. VICTORIAN RATES. -Letters. s. d. For every $oz., or fraction thereof 0 1 Urgent Letter-For each let ter (in additon to ordinary postage) o 4 Post Cards .. o I Reply Post Cards o 2 Letter Cards o i Registration Fee 9 '3 AcknoivJcdgcmciib ot&lt;~deliv$ry_ yl-^r1 of registered article .. . .. o 2i -Packets. Commercial Papers, Printed Papers, maximum weight 5lb., maximum dimensions aft. in length by ift. in width or depth, 2oz. or under .. .. o i Wholly Printed Matter, ex cept address, which may be \> in writing on exterior or cover of packet-For every 2oz. or under, up to sib. .. o oi Patterns, Samples, Packets Merchandise, maximum lib., not to exceed 2ft. x xft., 2oz. or under o i -Newspapers. For each newspaper IOOZ. or under o oi Within the Commonwealth and Papua, 40Z. or part of 402. .. .. 0 oi Magazines and Publications not published in the Com monwealth o 03 Published within the Com monwealth, 8oz I.. o oi To New eZaland, Fiji, New...
DISCOVERY DAY. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
DISCOVERY DAY. Discover}' Day will be. celebrated in the State Schools on April 24. as April it), the day usually given as that on which Captain Cook sighted the coast of Australia, near Ram Head, south-east of Gippsland. falls on a Sunday School , work will be ? done as ordinarily in the forenoon, but: in the afternoon lessons'treating of the discovery and exploration of Austra lia will be given, appropriate songs sung. and. poems recited. .Special re ference will be made to the effort to obtain funds for the erection of a statue of Matthew Flinders in Melr bourne. Teachers may invite the par ents of pupils and others to witness or take part in the proceedings. ? It places of historical interest exist near the school they may be visited during the afternoon, and addresses given in reference to them.- On April 22 at Faraday, near Castlemaine, a mempr ial to Major Mitchqjl will be unveiled, and on April 30 there will be a de monstration at Portland in connec tion ;with the proposed m...
WELCOME RAIN. SERIES OF THUNDERSTORMS. DAMAGE BY HAIL. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
WELCOME RAIN. SERIES OF THUNDERSTORMS, . DAMAGE BY- HAIL. \ All cause for .alarm in regard to water supplies in this district has been sef at rest by the, splendid rains which fell yesterda\-, and which can hot fail to have a most beneficial ef fect from an agricultural and pastoral point of view. Local weather pro phets had been predicting since the heavy fall of rain in Sydney on Sat urday last that it would be followed by a similar visitation here within a week, and their premonitions in that respect were agreeably verified, when a drought extending over seve ral months was broken by a thunder storm and a heavy fall of rain shortly after 11 a.m. yesterday. The storm was one of the severest witnessed in Kyneton tor some time, the peals of thunder being loud and frequent, the lightning vivid and close and the rain unusually heavy; 125 points being registered in less than half an hour. . In a. few minutes after the corn-' mencement of the rain many of the channels in the streets wer...
LADIES' BENEVOLENT SOCIETY AND RICHMOND COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
LADIES' BENEVOLENT SOCI ETY AND RICHMOND COUNCIL. . . - -I-- . ' Mrs. Freeman (president). Miss Willmott (hon. treasurer), and. .Mrs. Conlon (secretary), of"the Richmond Ladies' Benevolent Society ..attended (writfc's the'"Argusv)- a meeting of the Works Committee of the Richmond Council on Monday night, on the in vitation of the council, to confer on matters affecting' the welfare of the society and the poor of Richmond. The, mayor (Cr. Webber) made a bitter attack on Mrs. Conlon._ alleg ing that during his campaign for, the Abbotsford seat she had stated to an -eletcor ? that if support were not pro mised to the Liberal candidate no'as sistance would lie granted by the Ladies' Benevolent" Society. Other statements were also made by the mayor, but Mrs. Conlon gave them an emphatic denial, and 'Challenged the mayor to produce any person she had ever .spoken to in such a way. . Besides being ,the secretary of the Benevolent Society, which position she has held, with a brief intermis ...
KYNETON DISTRICT HOSPITAL BAZAAR. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
KYNETON DISTRICT HOSPITAL BAZAAR. &lt;3> .. -? ./The bazaar will be concludcd; (to .riight. On Thursday very 'good/busi ness was done, and a hoop-la added, to the attractions in the hall. ' The programme for Thursday evening was as follows, the gramaphone being played- in the afternoon: Piano duet, the."Misses Castles;; song, Mr., W. Crewther; piano solo. Miss Robin son; song, -Mr. H. J. Skidmore: flute solo, Mr. A. Wells: duet, Misses Sybil and Dorothy Wells. Raffles as follows.wer.e drawn dur ing the afternoon and evening: Jum ble. Stall-Cruet, Mr. J. B. Watson;, dressed doll. Miss Alison Maxwell;' silver afternoon forks, Miss May Carss.'', Japanese Stall-Handsome vase, Miss Lennon; silver razor strop, Mr.- F. Coiles;silver trinket. Mr. Longstaff. Plain and Fancy Stall Case" of wine; Mrs. E. Jarrett; giove and handkerchief box, Mr. H. Raw son; doll; Mr. J. H. Clark: doll, Mr. Rennie; - silver, jam dish, Mr. Don. Sweet Stall-Jewel case, Miss Mul Icr; marble clo.ck, Mr. ....
TRENTHAM. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
TBENTHAM. A Big Succcss.-In every respect most successful and enjoyable, a concert under the auspices of the Trent ham Presbyterian Church took place at the local Mechanics' Hall last Wednesday nighf. There was a bum per audience present, the hall being well hlled. throughout, and for over two and a hah hours a really excel lent programme was enjoyed. The Rev. j A. J . Porter presided very .pleasingly : over the ?.-gathering-. A fine array- of genial talent from Kyneton made up most -of. the programme, and' ;eaclv;--x)f^tlio?:,p.crformcrst--int this party of helpers acquitted themselves ? very' admiarbly and with much pleasure-to all-: present. Mr. George Johnson,, traveller;;,: from r'Ballarat. ;also; contri buted very largely indeed lo the com .Pivt-C.; success, of the programme, his comic recitations and mimic sketches fairly- "bringing down the house" froui lime to tinic. Tli.c - opening piano forte,solo was well .executed by Mrs. Alex Watson, and then followed solos, recitation...
The Guardian KYNETON, SATURDAY, MAR. 28, 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
K'tNETON, SATURDAY, ?.fAK. 28, 1914 ; The Back Page.-Several items of interest are on the back page, includ ing School Committees' Record. Dis covery Day. Kyncton Stock Market. Ladies' Benevolent Society and Rich mond Council, etc. Police Transfer.-Constable Mar tin, who has been attached to the local police staff, for the past ten months, has received notice of trans fer to Russell street, and will leave Kyncton as soon as his successor ar-r rives. Constable McKinnon, who has been connected with the. Kyneton station ^or the past four years, but wlio has been absent on relict duty for lengthy periods at various times, has received notice of transfer to Marj'borotigh,. and will leave Kync ton for that place as soon as he re turns from iDonald, where he is ;afc. present engaged on relief duty.. Both those offi.cers have performed; their duties conscientiously and ? .well dur ing the .time they have been stationed here, and many will be sorry to hear of their departure.' - - Struck by ...
BARFOLD. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
BARFOLD. ? Weather.-A very heavy thunder storm. accompanied by rain in tor rents, passed over the district on Fri day. In less than half an honr gul lies and small , watercourses were in flood. ?"The fall_ will do a vast amount of good; "autumn feed should now be an'assured fact, and : graziers can stock up without much risk.
KYNETON DISTRICT HOSPITAL. ELECTING A MATRON [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
KYNETON DISTRICT HOSPITAL. - ? ELECTING A MATRQ$, , A spccial meeting of the. Kyneton Hospital committee was held in the lodge room at the Temperance Hall yesterday morning for the purpose, of electing a matron^as successor ' to Matron Rov.-e, who resigned her posi tion a few/weeks ago. " There were present: Messrs. Bourke (president), Clark, Hoyle. Brady, T. A. Spain, Barny, Ske'hill, Gleeson. McKnighl, Rawson,-Murray and Tulloh. There were nine applicants- for the position including Mrs S. Mclver, of ??St. Leonard's Avenue, St. Kilda; Miss i Frances' Potion, of, the Ballarat Hos pital; . Miss Amy E. . Taylor, of the i Wangaratta Hospital; Miss Grace Forbes, Willianistown; Miss Agnes Ferguson, Waverlcy street, Essen don; Miss-Edith E. Johns, Nortli Wil liamstown; ; Miss ?: Eleanor C. Kerr. ! Kyneton; Miss Jessie C. Robertson, Geelong; and Miss E. J. Bourne, i Kew. It was dccided that the selection be made by - exhaustive ballot, and that five be voted -fpriviin the- first ballot, i...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
4* MUSIC ** hath Charms. T**e . and. Songs & Instrumental Kumbers, All at Sixpence. By Post 7d. PAXTON AND ALLAN'S POPULAR Sixpence Each. COMMONWEALTH MUSIC BOOKS. At One Shilling. By Post, i/i. Orders Taken for Any Published Music. MOUTH ORGANS in Great Vanety in Various Keys. Send Your Order to ARISTPC BP" KYMETON. \ RESOLVE TO BUY YOUR £ STATIONERY AT ARMSTRONG BROS Tl\ey have the Best Assortment out of Melbourne WRITING TABLETS, in endless variety. WHITWORTH LINEN, white and blue; LINEN LAWN, PARCH MENT, VENEZIA, CAMBRIC. MAJESTIC, THE WORLD. SPECIAL LINE, thin paper, extra strong. ' ' The Famed BELAIR, ruled vertically on one side, horizontally on the other. Economical and elegant. ENVELOPES.-Whitworth Linen, Linen Lawn, Invicta, Eclipse, Countess, Ideal, Secretive, Campaspe, Clarence, Pence, etc., etc. LEGAL and BUSINESS STATIONERY, quality Good, Prices Low. Resolve to Buy your DIARY for 1913 at once. ARMSTRONG BROS, have DIARIES for POCKET and DESK. - AUSTRALIAN DIARI...
VII.—RE-DIRECT ON VICTORIA. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
Vil.-RE-DIRECT ON VICTORIA. Letters, x packets, and newspapers are re-directed without charge to any . part of Victoria upon the written re quest of the addressees. All applica tions for re-direction must be written in ink and bear the signatures of the persons to whom the correspondence is directed, otherwise they cannot be complied with. Re-directed letters, packets, and newsapers re-posted by an agenf. of the n.ddresees after delivery, provided they are re-posted not later than the day (Sundays and Public Holiday - not being countcd) alter delivery, and do not appear to have been opened, are not chargeable with iddifiona' postage. Re-directed letters, packets am1 newspapers which are re-posted latei than the day after delivery will b' taxed the ordinary prepaid rate. Any which appear to have been opened will be chargeable as freshly poster unpaid letters, packets, or newspap'"" as the case may be OTHER COLONIES AN1 COUNTRIES. Under the Postal Union rules .. directed correspondenc...
A SIMPLE CURE FOR INDIGESTION. HOW A READER OBTAINED WONDERFUL AND IMMEDIATE RELIEF FROM AN ORDINARY ANTACID. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
SIMPLE CURE P*OR INDI GESTION. HOW A READER OBTAINED VVO:\DERFUr. AND IMMEDIATE" RELIEF FROM AX ORDINARY ANTACID. Sufferers from indigestion will he interested in a letter written by Mr. H. Cuddeford, 60 George street, Hus ton road, London, who, having suffer ed^ terribly from stomach trouble, quickly cured himself by a simple remedy. Mr. Cuddeford, writes: I have suffered with iiidi "gcstion and constipation for over nve years, and it has been gettingworse every: year. For this last twelve" months I have- suffered dreadful pain. I have been /.attending a . doctor for three years, but I got no better. I have : also been attending> Middlesex Hospital;.' still I got no better. Food I dare not tou'eh; I began to get pro perly run* down; I could not continue , my work;, I tried remedies of every kind, but of 110 use; in fact, I often wished myself -dead. I was looking at a paper one-day, and I saw bisura ted magnesia recommended for indi gestion and stomach troubles, so I thought I w...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
Bereavement Notices. Tli'c Family of the late Mr. Tlios;, Russell desire to sincerely THANK their numerous fnencls,',for their ex pressions ,ot , sympai-bjr'.lj letters, tele grams' and?.floral.'-.tj^fiutc^freccived dur- . ing their recent sad " bereavement. They are also grateful 10 Dr. Ryair and the Rev. Father O'Callaghan, and to kindly visits of friends.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
Metcalfe Shire Council.-The ap pointment of a valuer, thistle inspec tor, etc., will form one of the princi pal items of business at the Metcalfe Shire Council meeting' on Tuesday next. The continuation of a resolu tion adopting the 36th and 71st sec tions of part 10 of the 13th schedule of the Local Government Acr will be allied for. As the council cricket match takes place, that day. the presi dent asks councillors to attend at the Shire Hall at n a.m. sharp. The Cradles Full.-"Bonus, or no bonus." says the Hon. j. Cook, "the country needs to have its cradles full." A.book dealing- with this subject in a .most informative way will be appre ciated by childless married couples, it will be sent free if id. is remitted for postage. Address Dept. 48, La dies7 College of Health, 46 Elizabeth street Melbourne. Wanted. ? W.ANTED.-WOMAN, to look af ter elderly lady. J. ROEBINS/ Epp- ' ing street. . WANTED to LEASE'-? 01-~ PUR CHASE.-From iooo to 2000 ACRES. Particulars at once to J. MORGAN...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
Educational. 8?cred Heart Ljidioa5 College CONVENT OF MERCY, * KYNETON. - ' PUPILS' SUCCESSES in 1913. In February one completed Senior Public,: two matriculated, one com pleted Junior Public. - &lt; In December four passed Junior .Public.'three obtained groups, one passed Senior Public. A total -of 52 passes was obtained." with Ji distinctions. - " Pupils arc'received for. Pianoforte, ?Singing,Violin;-Mandoline. .Harmony t Shorthand.:. Tvnewriting^Bookkccpihg; Drawing, Painting, and5;Physical Cul ture. SECOND TERM: APRIL21, 1914. Terms on Application to THE MOTHER SUPERIOR. CHANGE IN BUSINESS FIRM. MESSRS. GEO., TlIOS.,'and JAS. WILLIS beg to intimate to the Pub lic of Ivyneton and District that they have .TAKEN OVER THE BUSI NESS of the' Father, Mr. G. W. WILLI'S, Sen., and request the con tinuance of the loyal support 'accord ed to their father during the last 15 3*cars. ALL ACCOUNTS OWING to Mr. Willis, sen.. MAY BE PAID at the MILL to the New Firm, who will trade as &am...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 28 March 1914
Assisted by occasional use of Cuticura Ointment. Cutirura Snnp nri'I Oir.ttH'nJ arc Fold il\rou£»:out theworM. A Ittcnii sarujiln of each, with 32-pa?ce SMn Book, rent iiost-trce. Aiiurcsa K. Towns & Co., Sydney. X. S. w. CAX IT Hi: KAXISHED? Now. can it? Must a woman go on suffering from headaches. biliousness, flatulence, pains after eating, languor, or any of the other distressing symp toms that arise from .faulty .action of the stomach or the liver? Must men be made less fit for work, less able to keep pace with their competitors, be cause indigestion is sapping their en ergies and clogging their minds? Have men and women to go on endur ing these things without hope of re covery? Assuredly not! Most cases of acute indigestion are the result of neglect or of indifference. People get into a foolish habit of thinking that thcv will be better on ..the morrow, or in a week or two. and so the complaint gets hold and the sufferer goes from bad to worse. Food ought to give up it...