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CANOWINDRA. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 9 February 1912

CANOWINDRA. Misses Finn, A. Hart, and O'Laugh\x=req-\ lan, were near meeting with a serious accident on Monday afternoon. They were driving down towards the Belu\x=req-\ bula bridge when a team frightened their horse in on to the fence. The vehicle struck the fence, and the horse broke clear, pulling the driver (Miss Finn) on to the road. Miss O'Laughlan was also thrown out. Both ladies received slight injuries, but otherwise the three had a fortunate escape. . A few days ago Mr I). Dooley had the misfortune to lose a Suffolk tincli stallion. This is the third, horse Mr Dooley has lost lately. A quiet but pretty wedding took place at the residence of Mr C. Arm- strong, near Canowindra, when Mr Joseph Smith, of Trunkey, was mar- ried to Miss Minnie O'Malveney, third daughter of Mrs O'Malveney, of the Cowra Road. A quiet wedding was celebrated at St. Edward's Church, Canowindra, the contracting parties to which were Mr E. L. Brierley, of Canowindra,   and Miss E. J. Crouc...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
GRENFELL. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 9 February 1912

GRENFELL. Mi- VV. Shaw, son of Mr Andy Shaw, of Weddin, while working with a team of horses a few days ago, had his foot trodden on by one of the animals, and got bumped against the shaft of the waggon. It is believed that several of his ribs are broken. Mr Ernest Drogermuller (who was so seriously injured a couple of years ago when in the employ of Mr W. Dean, Young road) also met with a peculiar accident recently, having hts under lip cut while closing a gate at Mr Jno. Simpson's. The wound had to be stitched. Mr J. F. Good, of Rutland, Forbes road, w.as unfortunate enough to receive a kick on the hand from a horse a few days ago, and it has turned to blood poisoning, the other hand being also affected. A good number of townsmen attended the meeting convened to show appreciation of the long services of Senior-Sergeant Roberts as head of the Grenfell police, and who has retired. Mr C. A. Schweitzer, after conducting the Forbes Street Butchery at Grenfell for upwards of 33 years, ha...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WYALONG. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 9 February 1912

WYALONG.   The marriage of Leonard, second surviving, son of the late Mr John C. and Mrs Channon, of Wyalong, with Muriel, second surviving daugh- ter of Mr and Mrs N. R. Bernard, of Yass, was solemnised at St. John's Church, Croydon, recently. Quite an exodus of townsmen went out of town on Thursday for the opening of the shooting season, and some good bags are reported, notwith- standing the day was one of the hot- test of the year, the thermometer reaching 108 at West Wyalong, while one of the visitors to Lake Cudgellico says it registered 114 there. The vexed question of whether the half-holiday should he on Wednesday or Saturday has reached another stage at West Wyalong, and according to the vote which was taken on Wednesday last, it looks as though the Saturday half-holiday is likely to come into vogue here. Senior-Constable M'Cahe, who had been appointed to collect a roll of those entitled to vote, took a, poll on Wednesday, with the result that 33 voted in favor...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
JOTTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 9 February 1912

JOTTINGS. Tenders are invited by the Postmaster-General's Department for repairs to the Bimbi-Grenfell line. See advertisement this issue. O.O. (Old Orkney Scotch Whisky). Of unexcelled quality. A peerless whisky.* Miss Harper, teacher of the piano, does not resume till 19th inst. MANSON'S. THE DRAPERY SPECIALISTS, SELL DRAPERY ONLY, AND "DO IT WELL."* Mr G. S. Beeby told an Orange newspaper man that it is possible he will contest that seat with the sitting member, Mr J. C. L. Fitzpatrick, at the approaching elections. Mr Beeby's old electorate (Blayney) disappears under the redistribution of seats. , •\x=req-\ Mr Clement Wragge gets very few people to believe in his drought predictions. Science knows no method of forecasting the weather for any length of time ahead, and the successful prophet of any set of weather conditions for years in advance is merely a lucky prophet. We clip this from a contempor- ary:—"On January 17th the marri- age took place at St. Stephen's Pres- byterian ...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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A CHILD'S DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 9 February 1912

CHILD'S DEATH. The three-year-old son of Mr and Mrs George Wilson, of South Forbes, died of diphtheria in the local hospi- tal on Tuesday last, and was buried in the Church of England portion of the Forbes cemetery on Wednesday, the Rev. Carus Caton read the burial service, and the funeral arrangements were carried out by Mr W. E. Luthje.

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
OBITUARY. MR JOSEPH BESGROVE, SENR. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 9 February 1912

OBITUARY. MR JOSEPH BESGROVE, SENR. Mr Joseph Besgrove, Senr., one of the very early pioneers of the Lach- lan, died at his residence, "River- side," on Wednesday, and was buried in the Roman Catholic portion of the Forbes cemetery yesterday, the re- mains having first been conveyed to St. Lawrence's Roman Catholic Church, where service was conducted by the Rev. Father Casey. Deceased, who was 73 years of age, came to   Forbes in the early sixties, and was one of the first to engage in farm- ing in this district. He leaves a grown up family, of two daughters— Mrs Venables, of Parkes, and Mrs George Rath, of Forbes—and four son's, viz., Messrs Henry, Joseph, Ar- thur, and James. He had been for a long time suffering from an in- ternal complaint, and his end was not unexpected. The funeral was con- ducted by Mr W. E. Luthje.

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE CLAIMS OF RURAL WORKERS. MEETING OF EMPLOYERS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

THE CLAIMS OF RURAL WORKERS. MEETING OF EMPLOYERS. The Rural Workers Union of Australasia has applied to the Court under the Commonwealth Conciliation and Arbitration Act for a conference in regard to the log of wages and conditions submitted by the union, and considerable correspondence in relation thereto has passed between the Farmers ancL Settlers' Association and the Federal Registrar, and the result is that His Honor Mr Justice Higgins does not propose to summon the conference as requested. The employers of rural labor will therefore have to be .in a position to meet any legal or other expenses incidental to the defence of their interests when the matter comes before the Federal Arbitration Court, and in order to decide upon ways and means a well attended meeting of employers of rural labor was'held in the Shire Hall on Saturday afternoon. - The President of the Forbes branch of the Farmers arid Settlers' Association (Mr Jos. Elliott) was in the chair, and there were also pres...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

PERSONAL. Mr C. A. B. .Tones, of Mountain View, is just now taking a much needed rest in Sydney, and is improving greatly in health. Mr J. Rogerson, who formally entered into possession of "Eulomo" yesterday, made the purchase of the Estate from Messrs P. Dunn and Sons something like six months ago. He conies here from Condobolin, but originally belonged to the Goulburn River district, Victoria. Mr E. S. Halloran left yesterday for Walcha, where he will ride at the picnic races, Mr A. J, Reymond returned to Forbes at the end of last week, we are pleased to say, completely restored to health. Mr J. P. Meagher left for New Zealand yesterday on sC month's holiday. During his illness he lost over 5st. in weight, but is now rapidly picking up again. It was quite inadvertently stated in our last issue that Mr Joseph Muvohy, proprietor of The Vandenberg, who has been on the sicK list, suffering, from an attack of gastritis, was invalided at Parkes, whereas he is at Orange. We are pleased t...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
G.U.O.O.F. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

G.U.O.O.F. The annual conference of the. Grand United Order of Oddfellows took place at Narromine- last week. The chair was occupied by Bro. Nicod, D.M.,V of -Forbes, and there was a full representation, including lodges at Gondobolin, J"arkes, Manil\x=req-\ dra, Trundle, Orange, Cargo, Bathurst, Woodstock, and, Fifiehl The chairman read the yearly report, which disclosed tjiftt the G.U.O.O.F. had again secured the largest , increase. All^fun'ds have .been improved, and the J total stands at £5S5S/14/1. Amongst the business was the following "motion, submitted by the Star, of' Forbes Lodge:—. "That the principle of the Starr Bow for members, or any similar system as may be approved of, be considered by the district meeting, with a view of incorporating in the rules of the G.U.O.O.F., whereby members may purchase their own homes by instal\x=req-\ ments, instead of having to pay rent. The motion was carried, and referred to the committee of management. It was also decided to make Bro....

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

Stationery and Fancy Goods. All Daily, Weekly, and Periodical Papers and Magazines. School and Presentation Books. E.P. Ware, Office Stationery, and Account Books. • v • ■ -Tobacco,: and All Smokers'...Requisites. Cochra tie's RANKBIM STREET Bl@w FBy in Sheep. Cooper's Powder Dip USED FOR Dipping Spraying Troughing Gives Greater Protection than any other specific. FOR DRESSING MAGGOT WOUNDS- resulting from Fly Blow, use— COOPER'S IMPROVED FLUID COOPER'S MILK OIL FLUID (Extra Strength) or S/- per gallon. 5/G per gallon. Edward Weaver & Co.,11™"^® wb*8BBBRSSBBR5RR! 'PHONE 163. 'PHONE 163. TH a (RANKIN STREET.) 5 MOTOR EXPERTS AND GENERAL ENGINEERS. Repair Work promptly and skilfully executed by a staff oC skilled workmen. '■ v Vulcanising by H.F. PROCESS, by Expert Operator from H.F. Works, London. Cars stored, washed, and polished at Reasonable Prices. Machinery anc{ Plant generally direct'from Lonaon, and of the most up-to-date kind. NOTE.—Night bell for use when Garage is c...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BROOK'S PICTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

BROOK'S PICTURES. Mr F. H. Brook has a very fine pro-, gramme set down for Wednesday, night at the town hall, when-the.fol\x=req-\ lowing subjects will be screened: — Sword and the King, Carminita the Faithful, Her Crowning Glory, Romance of the Rockies, The Lost Horse, Cheddah Gorge; 'Bill and His Chum tired of Married Life, Scrog\x=req-\ gins and the Fly Pest, and Troublesome Secretaries. Mr Brook possesses the happy knaclc of going one better every time. His pictures are already at a very high standai'd, but he seems to always have . something good up his sleeves, and excellent as were the programmes submitted/ on Wednesday and Friday nights of last week, the coming Wednesday night's show is pretty sure to. put them in the shade,

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
PARKES HORSE SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

PARKES HORSE SALE. Messrs W.,J. Kelly and Co.; Parkes, are holding a two days' horse sale at Parkes, on Thursday and Friday of this week, when no duobt there will be a big Forbes contingent in attendance.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CRICKETERS' CONTINENTAL. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

' CRICKETERS' CONTINENTAL. —;—_ t . The Forbes Cricket Club, which runs into third place in the competition (N.B;—There are only three competitors) is making up its mind to shine in some direction. If it has been badly licked by Gunning arid South Forbes with the bat and ball, it is going to show that its members are alive, and a continental' is on the carpet at the cricket ground on tlie 2 7t h February, for the benefit of the club's funds. A-programme is under construction, and will be bowled at the public shortly..

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
DEEP ALLUVIAL MINING. SOME VALUABLE INFORMATION. Forbes Redivivus. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

DEEP ALLUVIAL MINING. SOME VALUABLE INFORMATION. Forbes Redivivus. Jf y.ou walk about Forbes, .and gather round the monument.in Lach\x=req-\ lan-street, and listen to the stories of the golden age, when Forbes was turniug out ; thousands -of-.ounces."-, of. good redalluvial gold,' worth .£ 4 an ounce', you will begin to wonder why so little has been .done-to work the deep alluvial. ■ The answer y,ou will get to 'your query as to why the numerous deep ' leads: have not- been followed up is always the same.. It is like .the..parrot's*, cry,- "Too much water:'! ■ Now to anyone* who is familiar with deep alluvial mining in Victoria, where that particular sort of mining leads the world, this cry of "too 'much: water" is far-fetched. Why, in "Victoria the deep alluvial mines, which reach a depth of 600 l'eet in some cases, have drained underground rivers, and . the "leads," that is, the courses of these old rivers have been followed for scores of miles underground. "There were giants in t...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FIRE AT PARKES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

FIRE AT PARKES. ' A fire'broke out in the Occidental Hotel, in Clarinda-street, on Sunday morning, and before the local brigade could get the flame's in check, the place was. almost completely gut- / ted. The origin, of the outbreak is a mystery, but the flames, when-.started',: made rapid, progress,; and- the inmates barely had time to"escape from the burning building. Practically nothing, was saved, and., the loss is only .partially covered by 'insurance. When the brigade arrived, the place was well alight, but despite the stiff battle they did excellent work, and succeeded in preventing the fire from spreading. The hotel lias been occupied as a boarding, house, since its closure under the operation of the local option in July last.

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

The Albion, COMMERCIAL AND FAMILY HOTEL. ONE OF THE HOMES OF THE WEST. GEO. DAN VERS, PROPRIETOR. THE VANDENBERG. JOSEPH MURPHY lias pleasure in announcing that lie has taken .over the -license and full, control, of the above . -well-known Family and Commercial Hotel, and hopes.. to retain the;generous support that has been accorded the house during his management of the past two years. JOSEPH MURPHY, The Vandenberg Hotel, FORBES. Post Office. Hotel,. FORBES E. E. RICHARDSON, PROPRIETOR. METROPOLITAN HOTEL, CORNER RANKIN & TEMPLAR STREETS, FORBES. J, J. WALDRON, I-laving obtained a lease of - - the above well-known and centrally-situated hotel," solicits the patronage of the public generally Splendid accommodation for travellers and visitors. Large, and well . ventilated apartments, all of which l ave'Veen refurnished. : Hot and cold .water baths. Sample" rooms. Only , Best: Brands Liquors Kept. 'First Class Cuisine—Two Table8^'-"*-TARtFF-«'-RB-:: DUCEu. ; CALL AND SEE THE P...

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"PINNACLE" SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

"PINNACLE" SALE. A reminder is given of the importance clearing sale at "Pinnacle" station, to be helclb'y Mr C. A. Archer on the ground to-mdrr'6NV\1.-••'fietails of the sale have been advertised in these columns, and it is certain that a hig contingent of buyers will be .attracted from here.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SPORTING MEMS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

SPORTING MEMS. (By Mousqueton). The annual meeting of the Western District Racing .Association was held at Orange on Friday and Saturday ■ last. There was a ne attendance, including a good-sized contingent from Forbes,, and the results were as follows: — Publicans Purse, .6 furlongs.—"Ve\x=req-\ ronite, 7.8 {MHugli)y 1; Orsile, 9.6, 2; La Patrie, 7.12, 3. Time, lmin. lCsec. .. ii: .""" Forbes Trial Stakes, 6 furlongs.-— Larnach, S.4 (.Walker), 1; -Katella; S.6, 2; Genera] Buller, S.l, 3. Time, lmin. 19 .4-5seciv Wellington Handicap,, 1 mile.-—II. D. O'Brien's The Acolyte; 9.1,2 (Hatfield ),A\> E. Byrnes' Lady' Rice, 7.13 (Clancy), 2; J. Horton,'s OnSile, 9.G (Manning), 3. Betting: 6 to: 4 «ifci the winner,. 3 to 1 against Orsile, 4 to ~1 against Lady Rice. • Lady 'Rico Jed to within , 20 lengths of the post, when the Acolyte.followed, and cven\x=req-\ tually won by a sliort neck; with Or\x=req-\ sile close up third. Time, lmin. 44 . see.' .-.V;.' V'; . Trangie Handicap, 7' furlon...

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
AN INTERESTING CHALLENGE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

AN INTERESTING CHALLENGE. In our last Issue we published some verses under the title of "A Record Load," dealing with a fine carrying feat by Mr Charles Hodges, of Bed\x=req-\ gerabong, wherein the following lines occur: — He has issued now a challenge, From ten to fifty pound. To pull any of the champions That in the West abound. Messrs Simmonds Bros., Bedgerabong, by advertisement in this issue, take up the challenge. They will pull eight or eleven of Hodge Bros.' horses (no outsiders), not for £10 or £50, but for £100, £150, or £200, for less than which they say it would not pay them to yoke the horses.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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TRAIN TIME TABLE. FORBES MAIL [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912

TRAIN TIME TABLE. FORBES MAIL Arr. Dep. a.m. p.m. 8.65 a.m. a.m; 4.47 5.12 ,6.34 5.35 6.3 6.23 6.59 •7.2 7.42 7.44 8.45 8.57 0.40 : Arr.. /; Dep. p.m. p.m; 4.50 5.35 6.0 7.5 7.7 7.45 7.50 8.30 8.45 9.21 9.28 9.50 10.10 a.m. 6.15

Publication Title: Forbes Advocate
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