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Tumut Hospital [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 March 1925
Tumut Hospital , A committee meeting of the Tumut Hospital was held on Thursday night, when the following were present:— Messrs. Thompson (Chair), Living stone, Elliot, AVeeden, Beegling, Lear mont, Elphick, Blalieney. An apology was received from Mr. T. E. Wilkinson. t A letter from the Tumut Turf Club I asked permission to hold a day's races , in aid of the Hospital on March 31. The offer was thankfully accepted. Mr. Robert Joyce forwarded the sum of £30 13s, proceeds of recent [ sports meeting at Rule's Point. A let ter of thanks is to be sent to Mr. Jr.yce. The Department of Public Works asked that the local contractors be requested to submit tenders for erec tion of sewers and treatment works at the Hospital. The Health Department wrote stat ing that the Minister was unable to increase his offer beyond half cost of alterations and additions to buildings, and could accept no additional finan- i cial responsibility regarding sterilis ing. Messrs. AAreeden and Elphick .moved that ...
SUSSEX STREET. SYDNEY, To-day. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 March 1925
- SUSSEX STREET. SYDNEY, To-day. Eggs were advanced 3d per dozen In Sydney to-day. They are now 2/3. Potatoes, local ( Crookwell ) , new season's brought 10s 7d. I-lay, oaten 7s. Chaff, wheaten 0s, 7s; oaten 5s 3d, Gs 3d. Maize, Northern 3s 2d ; Queensland 3s 9d. Heavy supplies of inferior wheat from 3s 3d to 5s; fair quality to 5s lOd. Onions (Aric.) 13s. Lucerne, small 7s, 7s Gd; large 3s 6d, 4s. Oats 2s 9d, 3s 3d.
School Continental [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 March 1925
School Continental The success of the annual school function this year was perhaps even greater than in other years. It even tuated on Friday afternoon and ev ening, and there was splendid patron age. The stalls were all well-filled, and attractively laid out. The large number of lady and gentlemen stall managers a.nd assistants worked like Trojans, and have reason to be proud of the fact that the sum of about £115 resulted. On the grounds were the following stalls: Produce, fancy goods, sweets, amusements, refreshments, fortune tolling, post office, flower -stall, chil dren's stall, fish pond, hoop-la. Dancing was held in the school hall, and was the big attraction, as usual. The Town Band rendered some selec tions at the commencement, which were most enjoyable. The noise of tun and frolic amongst, the children was rather detrimental to the concert programme, and only three items were put on — pianoforte duet by Mesdames Fleming and toward, songs by Miss Fietcher, and Mr. F. AAr. T...
The Redfern Tragedy MURDERED WOMAN SAID TO BE TUMUT NATIVE. Mrs. Florence May Quirk. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 March 1925
The Redfern Tragedy MURDERED WOMAN SAID TO BE TUMUT NATIVE. Sirs. F'orcncc May Quirk. In connection with the brutal mur der reported in our telegrams of last issue, many sordid details have been revealed -by, the police inquiries. The presence of much contradictory evi dence, however, tends to give the' Out- rage Jin atmosphere of mystery, and it is also not without spectacular cir cumstances. The police, it is under- . stood, hold very definite suspicions. Yesterday a man was detained, and inquiries for another man were made outside the city. The dead woman is variously des cribed as Mrs. Mary Smith and Mrs. Florence May Quirk. The former name Is considered the correct one. Mrs. Smith's first husband is reported to have died some time ago. Four of her sons are known by the name of oiiijiu. two oi rnese sons, one 14 years of age, the other 5, Were in the house when the crime was committed. The other two sons, it is stated, were taken by Smith to AVoy AAroy some weeks ago, and lived ...
Railway Vagaries ADVENTURES OF A TRUNK. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Railway Vagaries ADVENTURES OF A TRUNK. The Sydney 'Evening New.'' pub- J ,i-:.;/ies the following: On JSViu'iiary 27 t My. Arch Penfold forwarded a trunk from a small station on the Tumbar- ' I umba line to 'Wagga, his idea being l to Lave the trunk at Wagga when he J arrived there on his way to Sydney. On February 2S he got to Wagga ac cording to schedule time, and was in formed that tbe trunk had been for- j I warded to Sydney on the 5 o'clock train. At Sydney next day Mr. Pen fold found that the trunk had not arrived. A wire to Wagga follower'-, and a .reply came that the trunk in question had been forwarded on Feb ruary 25, and was then in the lost | property oflk-o. The officials at Wagga j had thus apparently achieved the ex | traordinary feat of sending along the ' trunk two days before it had even i been packed. The lost property oilice was then visited, but there was no trace of the trunk there. Daily visits followed for ten days, when as the re sult of repeated inquiries ...
Sudden Death [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Sudden Death Quite a gloom was cast over Tum barumba on Wednesday evening of last week wImi it became known that Mr. ,T. H. Chapman, of Coreinbob, near Wtigga. had died suddenly iu a car riage of the special train which came to Tumbarumim from Wagga for the show, after having spent the day on the show ground. Mr. Chapman was well known in Tumbarumba, having been an exhibitor at the local show for a number of years. 1
Motion of Censure [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Motion oi Censure At the council meeting at -.A Veil in g ?on N.S.W. recently a motion of censure was moved against the .Mayor tor not having tendered a civic recep tion to the visiting swimmers from Sydney, aud also for having absented hjnself from the official opening of the municipal' batiis. The Mayor re fused to put the motion to the meet iiiL: or accept a motion of dissent ag ainst his ruling; whereupon six alder men resigned.
The Plain Girl [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
The Plain Girl Although I often come across ar ticles containing information for pretty girls who wish to make them selves more attractive, I ra.rely sje ad vice of any sort for plain young wo men. Perhaps they are not so badly in need of it, writes Constance Tal neulge. After all, beauty is only skin deep. I once heard a famous actor, say he w.mld rather marry a jolly, goodna tured girl with freckled face and pug nose than a raving beauty with an ingrowing disposition. it is not a fact that the women in history who captivated great men and made names for themselves were not pretty Madame le Steel, Du Barry, Queen Elizabeth and Cleopatra, according to portraits and the testimony of contem poraries, were far from beautiful. Yet tiicy charmed really great men, aud 1 avt a permanent place in the history of the world. Napoleon feared Madame de Steel as he feared no other woman in Eu rope, and banished her from France simply because of her wonderful pow ers of conversation and influence ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
jj. H.DYSON j I - Photographer - | RUSSELL STREET, tiiimiiv- I | BEAUTIFUL POSTCARDS | S You all have f.ri'—d's in other towns. The.' would appreciate ( I » greatly a few views of Tumut's bust, scenes. Why not kgd-1 then- , | along in your letters V ' | I YOUR PHOTO: — You should have your photo taken at two 8 years of age or even earlier, a gain at 7 or 8 years; again, when J n hoy dons long trousers or a girl when she puts lier hair up. H Next at marriage ; again when you reach 40 years; and after | ' that, well, you should never miss. For, when you are no more, « S as we all will some (lay he, you cannot leave anything behind I J a that '7our relatives will appreciate more than your photo. | HAr E YOUR PHOTO TAKEN NOW— DON'T NEGLECT IT— I J IT IS A DUTY YOU OWE YOUR FAMILY. tf x ? . ? x ^ I Enlargements a Specialty. PWos done in J I Sepia, and beautifully tinted. We specialise in I ] this tinted and tinsel work. I J j | x — ? : ? X } j NOTICE TO TOURISTS fj I , Tourists should no...
ACCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
ACCIDENT. Gordon, the six-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. R. U. Alley, met with a nasty accident some days ago. He was back-stopping while playing cric ket with some other boys, and got a terrific bang on the nose with the ball. The bone of his nose was brok en, and as he seemed very sick and had slight concussion, Dr. Gallagher ordered him to be kept in bed for a few days. He is now nearly himself again.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
DF-0 A T\C A CTIMf® i bKOAUCiij i Iwn - i \ r*^ 0 v ? f : - kjjg aCJiisSSEij j ' LISTEN - IM ' TO THIS ! \ $ ;! 1 Collect and return to row Si--* ? keeper' 6 x 5 lb. ; 30 x 1 lb.; | 1 or 60 x Yt lb A.D.C. TtiA d:-n:i* End Coupons and he mill \ 1 give you either 51- IN CASH, of supply you with goods to \ !that amount. \ OR, should you prefer to re::rn them direct to us, clrarlij j mark your name, and addrc-.s,\, ^nd we will forward l-y rc-airn j a High-Grade Aluminium 7 t-apoC. For the Tea now in circulation without Bonus C'-'i]-ons j! attached, we will accept the end of packet which has euhei' J 1 lb. of lA lb. printed there on. ;| START SAVING NOW j and benefit by our very 'j generous offer. / ' (**-~ » ^ ^ || DOUGLASS jj Foveaux St., r '- i SYDNEY $ \. :..v ^ C ?' . MOTOR FUNERAL SERVICE ' ' FULLER & BUR . , | MOTOR FUNEKAL DIRECTORS ' ' ? '' -I- ' ic- I fciave just installed.au up-to-date Motor Service for Undertaking purposes, t I imd are prepared to cater for all requir...
Tennis BOMBOWLEE CREEK v. MEDIC. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Tennis liOMBOWLEE CREEK v. MEDIC. Results of match played on Medic Court on Snturday last: — GENTS'- DOUBLES. C. Piper and T. Morris (Bombowlee Creek), v. ,T. Bayliss and C. Taylor, .'Medic), 0 — 3. M. Webb and II. Harris v. ,1. Bayliss and C. Taylor, 2 — G. Piper and Morris v. C. Taylor and T. Bourke, 0 — 1. M. Webb and II. Harris v. C. Taylor and J. Bayliss, G — 3. LADIES' DOUBLES. ? R Lowther and Mrs. Harris v. D. Webb and Mrs. Taylor, 2— G. It. Lowther and Miss Butler v. Mrs. Plant and Miss Read, G — i. Mrs. Harris and Miss Butler v. D. Webb and Mrs. Taylor, G — 1. iv. Lowther and Mrs. Harris v. Mrs. -Plant and D. Read, 3 — 6. MIXED DOUBLES. Miss Butler and T. Morris v. D. Webb and F, Bourke, 8 — G. R. Lowther and M. Wjebb v. Mrs. lor and J. Bayliss, 3 — 6. Mr. and Mrs. Harris v. Miss Read and C. Taylor, 5 — G. R. Lowther and M. Web b v. Mrs. Plant and F. Bourke, 5 — 6. Mips Butler and T. Morris v. Mrs. Taylor and .T. Bayliss, 6 — 5. 7i. Lowther and C. Piper v. D. Webb and F. Bo...
Brevities [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Brevities Make a note of it: Hospital Races on Tuesday, 31st March. * * * * In connection with the R.C. Church at Adelong, there is to be held a grand concert, of local and visiting artists, on Tuesday, March 31st. The drawing o£ tbe art uuiou will take place at the hull that night. See advt. in this issue. ? * ¥ * There was a phenomenal rush for tickets 'at Tumut railway station on Wednesday for the special train to Butlow Hliow. When the ticket win dow opened tlio eiwd wont for it like fowls clamouring ft-i' food, and for about half mi hour over 100 persons i were, to u»e mi old expi'eSHion, jum i iiip(] ]U;i- fumlhififl, in the small waiting rum. Spihb pi thf) older hands, weu over 70, were so knocked about in the crush, that they will probably be the worse for it for some time to come. It is absolutely necessary that a queue )m prpptpd at the ticket oii'icp, even if TW'll'eft the occasion of the Bat low Show only, * « * * Help the Hospital. Patronise the race meeting on March 31...
Agricultural Bureau SOUTHERN DISTRICTS CONFERENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Agricultural Bureau SOUTHERN DISTRICTS CONFERENCE. May we remind our readers that t?-is is the last notification we will lie able to give tlieni before the first ses sion opens on Tuesday next, preceeded by the public welcome by the Mayor ' to visiting delegates at 2 p.m. As this conference is one that will prove of benefit to all those interested in rural pursuits an invitation is extended to residents of the district to he present ? whenever they find it convenient es- | peoially to the lectures which will bef of special interest in various matters. Then ag:iin they will be able to get in touch with farmers, orcliardists and graziers from other parts and thus be in a position to exchange views on . various matters of interest both to themselves and others. j Since our last notes on the above 1 we are advised that arrangements have been made for M'^ W. S. Kelly, chairman of the South Australian Ag ricultural Bureau to address the con- | f'H'ence. Mr. Kelly is a successful and highl...
Straying Stock [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Straying Stock The records of the Tumut ? Munici pal' Council show that now and again cows found .straying upon certain streets are impounded. Mostly it will ue found that they are impounded from one jiarticular quarter, near the northern end of the town. Over New t.nvn way the cattle seem to have a free license to roam the streets. One night last week a townsman went over that way on business, and, when com ing home had the. misfortune to fall over a bovine, iieiore tne collision oc curred there was considerable dodging backwards .and forwards to find a way through a herd of cows which had as sembled near a culvert. There are no electric lights over Newton, and the ordinary milking cow is so quiet that it will not stir out of the pedestrian's way. In another direction we believe, that a motor car collided with a stray ing cow, narrowly escaping an acci- i dent. It is a question as to who would he responsible in the case 'of an acci dent caused by stock straying on the Council's str...
CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Lent 4. March 22nd. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Lent 4. March 22nd. 7.30, H.C. 11 a.m., Morning Prayer. 7.30 p.m. Evensong, 'Jesus in the Desert.' 11 a.m. and 2.30 p.m., Xoniorroina, IJi'ivest Festival. ]).ni., Lacmalac. —T. A. Gair, Th. L., Re--f' TUMUT & ADELONG TIMES THURSDAY, MARCH 19, 1925.
Ships' Wireless Newspaper A MODERN WONDER. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 19 March 1925
Ships' Wireless Newspaper A MODERN WONDER. In days gone- by, when a . 'passenger st.eamer teft the wliarif, those on beard not only bade farewell to their | friends, but to all news and news papers. To-day owing to the agencies ' and application of radio, all this is altered, and the daily newspaper pub lished on board is as eagerly scanned, and is as much an important institu tion as the daily press ashore. The Hlicial title of this Ocean Newspaper is 'The Wireless News,' and is pub lished by the Amalgamated Wireless (A/sia) Ltd., its operations to-day over separate editions for different ?routes. One such addition covers the trans-Pacific liners 'Niagara' and 'Makura,' 'Tahiti' and 'Launa- gnui,'. while another is published on board the steamships Marama, Man uka and Ulimaroa. Special arrangements are in opera - r j ; ui with the leading Press agencies in Australia, Fiji, and Canada for the' collection and transmission of items of interest to the press. Each night at a regular tim...