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DISTRICT INTELLIGENCE. MUNDCONA. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
DISTRICT INTELLIGENCE, [From Oar Own Correspondent] MUNDCONA. A concert and social in connection With the Kaarimba hall took place in the hall on Wednesday night last and proved very enjoyable indeed, the singing of the different glees being a speoial feature of the evening's pro gramme, also the patriotic pieces given by the different performers were well received. Cr F. Moss, in a few well chosen remarks congratulated the dif ferent performers on coming forward and giving a concert in aid of the hall. The following are the different items. Glee, The hardy horseman, Com pany : recitation, Miss F. Harrison ; song, Red, white and bine, Mr G, Moss ; glee, Oft in the stilly night. Company ; trio, Misses Betts and Macgregor ; song, Trafalgar Bay, Mr W. Fowler ; part song by Gentlemen; song, Miss Macgregor; song, I am going to Dixie, with invisible chorns, Mr Clem Twitt, this number brought down the house ; glee, Blue bells of Scotland, Company ; duet, Misses Betts and F. Macgregor ; gle...
NATHALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
NATHALIA. There was a disputed debt case at the the court on Thursday last, whpn Brown, Corke and Co., for the Picola branch, claimed from R. and J. M'Laughlin sums jointly and sever ally amounting to £11 G3 3d. Mr Deane appeared for the firm, and Mr Jag. M'Laughlin wag present, and explained the position from his side. The Bench (Messrs R. Knight, P M , and F. H. Furze, J.P.) went carefully into the matter and came to the conclusion tbab defendants had got mixed in the accounts rendered, and made an order for the amount and £2 IOs costs, At the same court Mr E Roach, of the Picola hotel, was charged with the nominal offence of not putting labels on his aerated water bottles, as demanded by the Pure Foods Act. Inspector Leckie was the prosecuting officer. Mr Roach admitted the offence His man had left suddenly. A fine of 03 was imposed, with £1 Is C08tS. At the conclusion of the patriotic concert on Wednesday evening last Or A. M'Donell made some eulogistic remarks on the presence i...
YOUANMITE. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
YOUANMITE. The concerb and coffee supper in connection wibh bhe Church of Eng land, held on Friday evening last, proved a greab success, the building being orowded to excess. Never was there a larger gathering at an enter tertainmenb of the kind in Youan mite. The National Anthem was heartily sung, and ihe following con tributed bo the enbertainmenb: — Overture, Mr and Miss Foristal ; song, Miss Williams • moviDg pic tures, Rev. Williamson : songs, Rev. Williams; recitation, Rev. Williams; recitations, Miss M'lsaacs ; songs, Mr Goalding ; pianoforte solo, Miss Timothy ; farce, Breach of Promise Oase ; song, Mr Kilfedder ; recita tion, Miss Richardson ; farce, Adver tising for a Husband. All the items were encored. Those who took part in the farce were Mr and Mrs Baley, Mr and Mrs Thornburn, Misses Ruaton, Richardson, Craw ford, Messrs Richardson, D. Raine, T. B. Beynolds, Kilfedder, Foster, E. Ford and P Bprague. -All the parts were well taken. The Rev. Williamson's lantern views we...
AT WUNGHNU. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
AT WUNGHNU. There was a large attendance at a public meeting at Wnnghnn on Thurs day of last week, when it was decided that a fond be opened. Mr T. Nicholls was elected President, Mr H, R. Cook secretary, Mr H. V. Howells treasurer, and Messrs Bleakley. Cook, Hunt, Nicholls, Dadley, Wall, Jeffery, Lowe and Harris collectors to canvass the district. Already over £60 has been subscribed. The ladies are also doing their share by making and knitting garments for the troops.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
Shire of Nnmurkah. Australian « Imperial Force. Recruits Wanted FOR ACTIVE SERVICE ABROAD. Apply to the President, Cr. JAMES BALL, Nathalie. Or Cr. W. A. CAMPBELL, Nnmnrkah T. S. LANCASTER, Shire Secretary. OTICE la hereby given that after the expiration of fon^een days from the publication hereof applies'ion will be made to the Supreme Court of 'he State of Victoria in its Probate Jurisdiction that Probate of the last Will and Testament of MALCOLM McCLURE late of Katunga in the said State Farmer deceased may be granted to M'Olnre of Katunga afore said Farther the sole Executor named lu and appointed by the said Will. Dated this 9th day of September 1914. D. OLIVE MORRISON, Melville Street, Numurkah, Proctor for the Applicant, AN UNDOUBTED FACT. Whatever brawls disturb the street, there ^ should be peace at home, >ear J. T. John's boots upon your feet, •p,. y°Qr sense will then be shown. "'Us deeply about the above words i ,when you're in want of boots, u guide your steps to J. T...
CHURCH SERVICES. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
CHURCH SERVICES. Methodist Church.—Services next Sunday are as follow :—Numurkah 11, Rev White; Numurkah 7, Wunghnu 11, Naring 3, Rev Yeo; Wunghnu 7, Marungi 11, Congupna West 3, Eev Hiatt; Cob ram 11 and 7, Strathmerton 3, Rev Inch ; Baulkamaugh 11, Mr Yarwood; Baulka mangh Stli 3, Mr Caldwell, 7.30, Mr W. Fowler; Kaarimba 3, Mr Green; Bun bartha 3, Mr J. Fowler; Waaia 11, Mr Tyres; Ko^noomoo 2.30, Mr Arthur. Presbyterian Church—Services will be conducted next Sunday as follow :— Waaia 11, Yalca 2.30, Numurkah. 7— Rev J. A. Lee. Numurkah 11, Druma nure 3, Katunga 7—Mr Alexander. Methodist Church, Nathalie Circuit Services will be held on Sunday as fol lows—Nathalia 11, Yalca 3, Picola West 7, Mr Taylor; Yalca South 11, Narioka 3, Nathalia 7, Rev W Clemens; Kotup na3, Mr Seatnons ; Bearii 2.30, Mr Mar tin; Picola North II, MrW. James, Church of England— 8ervices will be held Sunday next as follows—Wakiti II, Narioka 3, Nathalia 7,30, Rector ; Nathalia 11, Yalca 11, Mr Bentley. Presb...
AT NATHALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
AT NATHALIA. The amount reeeived for the patriotic fund exceeds £160. The concert held on'Wednesday of last week was very largely attended, and the programme presented was hngely enjoyed. The net result of the effort will be an addition of about £30 to the fund. A branch of the Red Cross Society has been formed, the following being the officers elected :—;President, Mrs W. Clemens ; vice-presidents, Mes dames R. J. Fairman and J. F. W. Wheller ; treasurer, Mrs E. Richard son ; secretary, Mrs A. Perry. The membership fee was fixed at Is, and members will pay Is per month in ad dition. With this material will be purchased, and weekly sewing meetings will be held. Donations of material will be welcomed,
Church of England Chronicle. (Edited for the members and adherents of the Church in the Parochial district of Numurkah.) Rector, Rev S. W. Williamson, ThL. Plan of Church Services for September. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
Church of England Chronicle. (Edited tor the membera and adherents ot the Church in the Parochial district of Numurkah,) Bector, Bev 8, W. Williamson, ThL. Plan of Church Services for September. 6 18 20 27 NUMURKAH eR eR ME eR S.S. 2.30 p.m eD STE'THM'T'N aE ME eR mE S.S. 10 a.m. WUNGHNU ME aS aE aS S.S. 2 p.m, KATUNGA ? aR — aE S.S. 2 p.m. On above plan m stands for morning, a for afternoon, e for evening, M for Morning Holy Communion, s.s. for Sunday-aohool, E for Eector, D for Mr Davis, S to be supplied. The Reotor desires that immediate notice be given of all cases of serious illness. Marriages—By appointment (except in Lent). To avoid possible inoonvenienoe, the Eector desires early notification. Reotor visits State School—Tuesdays, Numurkah (weekly), 9.16; Wednesday, Invergordon and Mywee, 9.15 ; Thursday, Wunghnu, 9.15 ; Strathmerton, 3.30 p.m, all fortnightly).
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
Yeh look surprised to see me drinkin' tea! Yer thinkin', p'rhaps, me face isn't a regular tea drinker's face, eh 1 All I can say is, ii's the same face as I've always had; I cuddent change it like I changed me drink, yeh see, and though it may be a bit misleadin' I can assure yeh its oright for I'm on tea now, an' nuthing' 'ud move me off it, and if yeh sticks t' "Robur" too, there won't be much wrong with you. The Cabby. THE Federal Cash Store GROCERY, — Quality and Prices Right, - Ironmongery, Crockery, Glassware: A splendid assortment to choose from DAIRY PRODUCE, We make a speciality of Dairy Bntter. and New Laid Eggs. Hides, Skins. Tallow, Wheat, Eggs, Bntter. We buy in any quantity. HIGHEST PRICE8 GIVEN. Agent for The Famous Alfa Laval Cream Separator. Inspection of the Latest Model invited. H. V. McKay's Sunshine fiarves ters,§Farm Implements and Machinery.. A Large Stock of Duplicates on hand. WELL BORING.—2 gangs of Expert Borers engsged. Estimates Given, F. G. federal cash...
MEETINGS, ETC. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
MEETINGS, ETC. Friday, llfch—Choir practice, Numur kah, 8 p.m. Special War Litany, 8.30 a.m. Sunday Next-HOLY COMMUNION, Numurkah, 7 30 a.m., Strathmerton 11 a.m. Tuesday, 15th—Meeting Joint Vestries at Rectory, 7.30 p.m. Thutsday 17th—Rector at "Wunghnu. HYMNS for next Sunday—(14th Sun day after Trinity.)—278, 307, 20, 228, National Anthem (three verses), (H.C. 551, 555, 324). Subject:—"Knowledge of God." Meditation for this week;—St. Luke 10, v 30.
Nathalia Agricultural Society. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
Nathalia Agricultural Society. There was a good attendance at the monthly meeting of the above, held on Saturday last. The President (Mr. W. Leaf) presided. Correspondence. From Thoona Railway League, re- questing support of the society in having the lime deposits near Dookie opened.—Support to be given, and members of Parliament for the district to be asked to give the question con- sideration. The opinion was expres- sed that the deposits might prove of value to the farmers and fruitgrowers of the district. Show or No Show. Mr. McDonell said they were face to face with a bad season, and there ap- peared to be little chance of it improv- ing. Some thought it unwise to go on with the show, but whilst he was against that, he thought they should do something to reduce expenditure, and with that idea would move that the prize money be reduced 25 per cent. He was sure the exhibitors would not object. Mr. Geo. Stickels seconded. Mr. J. H. Tuckett said they should consider the question of...
MISSIONARY EXHIBITION. (Continued.) [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 11 September 1914
MISSIONARY EXHIBITION. (Continued.) Some very effective scenery in the Jewish section illustrated a Bedoudin tent and a Moslem minaret with the words '• Islam defies your King " written there ou, Miss Erwood has been working amongst the Arabs in Gilead for nine years, and has this to contend with—that conversion to Christianity means almost certain death to a Moslem. Miss Cross ley represented Central India, where she has worked for eleven years. She showed a Hindu shrine and a zenana, a veiled woman's apartment, on which was pinned a pathetic letter from an Indian girl im ploring,Christian enlightenment and free dom. In India there are 207 million Hindus and sixty-two million Moslems, There are 400 Christian missionaries at work there. Last, but not least, we must not forget to mention David Umiapon, a full blooded Australian aboriginal, who made an eloquent cul tured speech on behalf of missions. Born in a Christian home, on the shores of Lake Alexandrine, his father being a con v...
PRAYER FROM THE SPECIAL LITANY. PRAYERS FOR THE EMPIRE. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 18 September 1914
PRAYER FROM THE SPECIAL LITANY. PRA.YERS FOR THE EMPIRE. O God, Who has made ua members of the British Empire, and hast bound us together by one King and one Flag, may we ever live in remembrance of our great responsibilities, and be mindful that '•righteousness exalteth a nation." Help us to seek and excel in the practice of faith, courage, duty, self-discipline, fair dealing, even justice, and true sympathy, that, as loyal patriots and good citizens, we may each individually aid in elevating the British character, and as a God-fear ing and God-loving people glorify Thee, the King of Kings and Lord of Lords through Jesus Christ Thy Son. Amen. A PKAYER FOE THE WOUNDED. Have meroy, O Lord, upon the woun ded and the suffering, whether of our own people or of the enemy. Let Thy grace be their comfort, although natural friends be far away. Eaise them to health, if it be good, but obiefly give them such faith and patience that they
NEWS AND NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 18 September 1914
NEWS AND NOTES. Holy Baptism—At St. Columbs' Wuughnu, Sunday 30th August at H.C— Elizabeth Alice May Gear. Next Sunday there will be two aervioes at Numursah. Before the Service for Holy Cummunion there will be Matins and Holy Baptism at ten o'clock. There will also be an evening service at Strath merton. The Rector has received notification from the Bishop that Confirmation will be administered in this district on Sun day December 9th instead of October 16th as before notified. This will give a longer period for the candidates preparing and will also allow of additional candi dates who have previously received ad vanced instruction,
A GERMAN SERMON ON PEACE. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 18 September 1914
A GERMAN SERMON ON PEACE. Three years ago the Hector clipped from a Montreal paper a Rermon by the great German Theol., Prof. Harnaek, of Berlir, preached a few years ago, before the in augural meeting in London of the As sociated Councils of Churches in the British and German Empires for foster ing friendly relations between the two peoples. A few extracts might prove of interest to our readers. The text chosen was Gal. 5, v. 22.—"And, secondly, peace is a fruit of the Bpirit." A most signifii cant word. Peace is not the offspring of well calculated interest and ciroumspect selfishness. They are mistaken who would oxpeot such forces to bring forth peace ; it may for a time appear aB if they were right, but it suddenly appears clear that well calculated interest is insuffi cient ; a moment arrives when brutal selfishness elbows aside its gentler brother and assumes his place. Peace is likewise not the fruit of a skilful political po'icy. A skilful political policy may accomplish muo...
MEETINGS, ETC. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 18 September 1914
MEETINGS, ETC. Thursday 17th—Rector at Wunghnu. Friday, ISth—Choir practice, Numur kah, 8 p.m. War Litany, 8.30 a.m. Sunday Next—HOLY COMMUNION, Numurkah, 7 30 a.m. Monday, 21st -St Matthew, A and M, Tuesday, 22od—War Litany 8 a.m. Meeting Vestry Numurkah 7 30 p.m. Wednesday, 23rd—Rector at Strath merton and Mywee. Confirmation Class 7 p.m. Thursday, 24th—Meeting C.E.M.S. at Rectory 7.30 p.m. HYMNS for next Sunday—(15th Sun day after Trinity.)—193, 290, 376, 370, 378 (2nd tune), Bennett's Magnificat and Nanc at St, Aidens. (H.C. same), Meditation for this week;—2 Kings, 6, v 17.
Church of England Chronicle. (Edited for the members and adherents of the Church in the Parochial district of Numurkah.) Rector, Rev S. W. Williamson, ThL. Plan of Church Services for September. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 18 September 1914
Church of England Chronicle. (Edited tor the members and adherents of the Church in the Parochial diatriot of Numurkah.) Eector, Kev S, W, Williamson, ThL. Plan of Church Services for September. 6 13 20 27 NUMURKAH eR eE MR eR S.S. 2.30 p.m eD STR'THM'T'N aR MR eR mE S.S. 10 a.m. WUNGHNU M R aS aR aS S.S. 2 p.m. KATUNGA — aR — aR S.S. 2 p.m. 1 1 On above plan m stands for morning, a for afternoon, e for evening, M for I Morning Holy Communion, s.s. for Sunday-eohool, R for Rector, D for Mr j Davis, S to be supplied. The Rector desireB that immediate notice be given of all caBes of serious illness. | Marriages—By appointment (except in Lent). To avoid possible inoonvenienoe, I the Reotor desires early notification. Rector viaita State Sohool—Tuesdays, Numurkali (weekly), 9.15; Wednesday, Invergordon and My wee, 9.15 ; Thursday, Wunghnu, 9.15 ; Stratbmerton, 3.30 p.m, all fortnightly).
NARING. [Newspaper Article] — Numurkah Leader — 18 September 1914
N A RING. The tournament in connection with the Naring Tennis Clnb was played off on Thursday last. There were 28 entries for the mixed doubles. In the semi final Mr R. McLeod and Miss E, Davis beat Mr P. Sprague and Miss N. Payne ; in the final Mr MoLeod and Miss Davis beat Mr P. Fretwell and Miss R. Morris. On behalf of the Naring Clnb Miss Nellie Payne presented the winners with the trophy —a Bilver shield suitably inscribed. Mr It. McLeod responded.