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"AND HE WAS A LEPER." [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

"AND HE WAS A LEPER." "A man whose life of supreme value and heroism was too little known to his fellows has passed away with the death from leprosy of Sir George Turner," Bays tho""Manchester Guardian. "Ho entered the Civil Service of Cajie Col ony as Medical Officer of' Health in lS'Jo, at the age of 50, and in tlie next 12 years placed the colony under a debt which it can never forget. Koch had been earnestly engaged in seeking a preventive for rinderpest for the Capo Government, but was recalled before his work was finished. Turner took his place, produced an effectual serum and within a year of its discovery, the outbreak in the Union had been stamp ed out. Rhodes supplied means for carrying on tho work until Rhodesia and Egypt had been similarly affected, and before it finished, Turner had saved the Government millions of pounds. Pretoria had a leper asylum, and in his spare time Turner worked there ceaselessly, trying to alloviato the lot of the lepers Had winning their deep ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Powlett River District P., A. and H. Society. FRIDAY. JUNE 2. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Powlett Jtivei' District P., A. and H. Society. FRIDAY. JUNE 2. Present.-Messrs M. D. Cock (in the chair). C. W. Hunt (secretary), II. Hollins, D. J. Fraser, hi. Cock, M. Hawkins, F. J. Martin, M. I. Gannon, and J. Walsh. Correspondence from Korumburra - Agriculture Society regarding confer ence of societies re uniformity of rules, etc., being helrl over, and from the Department of Agriculture regarding subsidy were received. Mr T. Mesley reported attending conferences of South Gippsland societies with Mr P. S. Ryan. The conference decided upon uniformity of rules, etc., but :iccording to the correspondence the Korumburra society's members did not endorse the action of the confer ence ; the proposed conference to draw up rules for a Seuth Gippsland Agri cultural Societies' Association lapsed. Unless the members of the societies were prepared to endorse the action of the delegates in conference, it was waste of time and money to hold the ' conference. Another matter discussed was the...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FRENCH-BEATTY-CARDEN. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

?FREN CH-BEATTY-CARDEN. Mr John Redmond, in a great re cruit-rig speech in the Free Trade Hail, Manchester, said that every Irish sol dier who gave his life on the battle fields of Flanders, died lor Ireland as truly as did any of the heroes in the past. Up to last month nearly 100,000 Irishmen from Ireland were with fcho army, and, taking great Britain and the colonies, the Irish race had at least j a quarter of a million .sous with the colors. "I make no claim for Ii eland except that Ireland is doing its duty." added Mr Redjnond. "Our record is one of which we can be proud. If we turn lor a mopient to the record of performances at ilio front, ] thin)' wc Irishmen can hold up ourheads. Sir John French is an Irishman; he springs from good old Irish stock. Admiral Beatty is an Irishman, from the County "Wexford. Admiral Carden, who JS bombarding the Dardanelles, is an Ir ishman from Tipperaiy. The lieuten ant Commander of the destroyer that sank the U12 the other day is 1 Cretgh fro...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Arrival of Wounded Soldiers A HEARTY WELCOME. RECEIVED BY THE MAYOR. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Arrival of Wounded Soldiers A HEARTY WELCOME. RECEIVED BY THE MAYOR. There wasa ve:y large crowd at the Wonthaggi Railway station to welcome Privates W. Maizie and McFall, two heroic soldiers of Australia, who had been wounded during the fighting on GaUipoli. Mr J. Gartlan had all the school children marched to the station to await the return of the heroes, who were accorded hearty cheers on step ping from the train. The Mayor of Wonthaggi (Cr M. J. McMahon, J.P., extended them a cor dial welcome home. Australians all appreciated the heroic manner in wjiich they carried out the work of landing on Gillipoli. All could not be in the firing line, but still each had a duty to assist those who had been wounded in the country's cause, and so far as Wonthaggi was concerned he knew that every assistance would be given. He hoped that they would be soon fully convalescent. Cheers were again given for the soldiers and for the parents. Accom panied fc/ Mr and Mrs Maizie they were motored home b...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Sunday's Church Services [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

inclay's Ohureh Services CATHOLIC. - Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Church at 8 and 11 a.m. ; evening devotions 7.15 p'm. -REV. T. F. 0'SULLIVAN. LSAPTIST.-Sunday, 11 a.m. 3 and 7 p.m.. Anniversary Services, Rev J. Robertson, preacher. PRESBYTERIAN. - Wonthaggi : 11 and 7 p.m., Bible Circle at 3 p.m., Mr S. Ulair. North Wonthaggi : 11 . a.m., Sunday rehoo! at 12 a.m. South Dudley, Sunday School at at 2 p.in., service :;t '6 HO.p.m.'

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

DONE SO QUIETLY. Makes the old folks happy. Makes the young folks joyful. Takes the load off the back. It's all done so quietly. No fuss about St. What is it? Why, Doan's Backache Kidney Pills. The little kidney wonder-workers. What will they do? Read what this woman says: Mrs. J. Croucher, Hunter-street, Wonthaggi, says:-"Doan's Backache tions, puffiness under the eyes, and generally strengthened my kidneys and improved my health. I suffered agony with my back, and was almost crippled with the awful pain. The secretions were thick and cloudy, and contained a red sediment, and I had puffiness under the eyes. My rest at night was disturbed, and, con sequently, I always felt tired and lan guid. However, ten bottles of Doan's Backache Kidney Pills cured me, and they deserve great praise, for I was really far from well when I first started taking this remedy. I always keep a bottle by me now, in case I should ever need tlicrn." If you are sick or "feel badly" bogin1 taking Doan's Backac...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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FIVE RULES FOR FORTUNE FIVE RULES FOR FORTUNE [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

FIVE RULES FOR FORTUNE FIVE RULES 1'UK FORTUNE 1. Cultivate and perfect your ideas. Experiment. 'I ho world is eager for something new, winch, however simple it may he, will save labor or expense, or do ti'ings better. Let it be more convenient, or prumou> pleasure-re duce waste. People who handle things 111 avery duy use are the natural inventors ol better things, and the natural capital ists oi to-morrow. Head the splendid advice that iidisou gives. Learn the procedure as to pa tenting in the chief countries-then se cure your own legal monopoly for your rights by becoming a patentee. 2. If that workman or foreman, or yout ingenious iriend has produced a clever invention,put hiiu on the track of lamous and wealthy inventors. Mr J)'. Townwnd, ud editor, says ot the "inventor's Guide. '-1 am re cuuimending it strongly to friends. Best of the kind I have ever seen. It should do s lot of good. It in an m- j centive telling him whore he can ot>- ; tain the "Inventor's Guide.7' 8. ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Correspondence. [We are not responsible for the opinions expressed by correspondenes under this heading.—Ed.] (TO THE EDITOR POWLETT EXPRESS.) [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Correspondence. [We are not responsible for the opinions expressed by correspondeneo under this heading.-Ed.] (TO THE EDITOR POWLETT EXPRESS.) Sir,-My appeal for books, etc., brought in about 700 odd. These I sent to the Y.M.C.A. to distribute in camDS nnd on troopships. They cry for ' more and still more." The boxes are still at the Picture shows for further donations. I thank those that helped -Yours, etc., G. H. KOSSITER. P.S. -Books, cards, and games are njeJed for sailors also.

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Australian ExpeditionaryForces. RECRUITS WANTED. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT IS WANTED. CONDITIONS OF ENLISTMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Australian Expeditionary Forces. RECRUITS WANTED. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT IS WANTED. CONDITIONS OP ENLISTMENT. Age 18 to 45 years Chest Measurement, 33 inches Mimimum height, 5 feet 2 ins. Persons desiring to enlist should ap p'y at the nearest Town Hall, Shire Hall, Drill Hall, or Recruiting Depot, where arrangements will be made for medical examination. Persons who are considered suitable will be granted free railway tickets to the Metropolis for final medical exam ination and enlistment. RATES OF PAY PER DAY. Prior to On ana from Embarkation, date .of em barkation (in cluding defer red pay). SEPARATION ALLOWANCE. Separation * allowance is paid to married members receiving less than 8s per day, but such allowance will not exceed the amount necessary to make up the difference between their daily rate of pay and 8s per day. Subject to this limitation the amounts payable are as follows : (a) For wife living at home, Is 5d per day (b) For each child under 16 years of age 4Jd per day ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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EXHAUSTING TIME [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

EXHAUSTING TIME A well-known preacher was making a pedestrian excursion in a wild rural dis trict. Feeling rather hungry, he looked at his watch to seo if it was nearly dinner time; but found the watch was stopped. Just then, happening to meet with a country boy, he asked him "Only 12?" said the minister, "I thought it was more." "It never fs more round these parts," said the hoy. simply. "It begins again at one."

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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COMONWEALTH PATENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

CO hi 0 N W EA LTH PATENTS. .\|>|>Iii-i!iiij!is ioi' letters patent, as undermentioned, have been accepted, ilt'ter examination ot complete sxiociiiea tiuns, recently by the commissioner. G. G. Tnrri ami Co., patent at torneys, oL' Tlic Kialto, 41)!) Collins streol, Melbourne, liavu prepare! this report from oflieial records:-? I iSiderial Clock: ti. G. Tnrri, agent ol! JO. Stromgieii and ,J. Ulsen, Denmark.- ; A clock, adapted to indicate sulerial . and solar time, is provided with au ad- ; ditional pair of hands geared i'or aider- ' ial time and driven by a friction wheel to permit of independent adjustment, j Ointment: Lucy J3uiit, Queensland.- I Olarilied lard lib., beeswax %lb., and I resin '/ilb., are heated together until ! dissolved. ( Toy Coaster: P. U. J3rowne, England. 1 -A toy coaster, provided with a ground ! brake, a back wheel guard, ami a pivot- ; cd brake block which is elevated against j a limit shoulder by a spring. . > \ ijath Heater: A. Getty, assignee ...

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AN OLD TALE IMPROVED. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

AN OLD TALE IMPROVED. A publican was greatly alaj-nied when a Ohritian man informed him that his signboard had fallen down. Rushing out of the bouse he asked where it was. To his astonishment, the man pointed to one of his customers, who .had fallen down drunk, and lay help less in the gutter. Ho felt no-better either, when his informant advised him to plaoe the fallen viefcira in the win dow, with the notice inserted: "This work done inside at threepence a glass."

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Business Advertisements. ii±'M£££i Extensive and Up ments have been spacious building, shopping a pleasure in our new We take this opportunity of ing our large circle o their consistent support alterations, and we are now pared to give increased and attention to all customers' Commonwealth HEAD OFFICE a nfc of HustraUa SYDNEY Ihli Bank is open for all classes of GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS at EQUiTABLE BUILDING, COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE Alio at Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Brisbane, Rockhampton, Townsville, and London. Cable remittances made to, and drafts drawn on foreign places direct. Foreign bills negotiated and T -rLrf":r.3 of crfd't l?su"1 t0 any P»rt of the world. liills negotiated or forwarded for tt ^ ian kxphanje Business of every description transacted within the Common wealth, United Iui.fxioni and abroad. Current accounts opened. Interest paid on fixed depositl. Advances mado a^ainsfc approved securities. SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT Victorian Central Office: 317...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Advertisements. ^ i-c vv o ui rprv" sJvl And Importers of Air Beds and Cushions, Enemas, Silk Elastic Stock ings, Bandages, Galvanic Batteries, Abdominal Belts, Trusses, and Surgi cal A ppliances generally. Price List Posted Free on application. ORDERS BY POST Promptly Attended to and Despatched on the day of Receipt. 280 BOURKE S" MELBOURNE. BHAMU PHARMACY ; 111 COLLINS STREET. »}jr II w EBeirr^,s>. ft fo) mm Hacks, dinkers, Buggies, and Drags for Hire. Picnic Parties Catered for. Horses Carefully Fed and Stabled. Chaff, Grain and Produce for Sale, Looal Agent for Arthur H. S. Schier, Land Salesman. Cg" Al! Correspondence Promptly Attended To, "^§£1 Its GENERAL CARRIER and FORWARDING AGENT. Furniture, Pianos, Etc., carefully and expediti ously Removed, Packed, or Stored. . . SOLE AGENT for Sale of Powlett-North Woolamai Coal in Wonthaggi. All orders promptly attended to. FIREWOOD of Best Quality delivered 1ft., 1ft. Gin., or ,2ft Blocks. Charges Reasonable. Address : McLeod-stre...

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LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

LOCAL AND GENERAL.1 I TO-DAY'S pay at the State mine amounts to £618S ; last pay was £6465. Pastor C. Jessop, the Baptist Home Missionary in charge of the Glenalvie district lias been accepted for active j service and has gone into camp. I RECENTLY the Mayor (Cr McMahon) and Town Clerk interviewed Mr G. H. Broome, general manager State coal mine, in regard to waiving mining objections with respect to settlement of the blocks of land towards the coast. There are about 3000 acres of good and indifferent land. Mr Broome stated that thb mining objections could not be set aside till the area h id been move extensively prospected with drills. This was now being pushed on with. It was pointed out that people were willing to take up the land under a section of the land act which did not allow for compensation for damage done by mining operations. THE devastating war in Europe will be the cause of a rise in the price of linen goods. Fully S) per cent, of thu flax for working of yarns comes f...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Powlett Express. PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. TELEPHONE NO. 8. FRIDAY, JULY 30th, 1915. ADVANCE GIPPSLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Ijofolett (E&pess. PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. TELEPHONE NO. 8. FRIDAY, JULY 33th, 1915. ADVANCE GIPPSLAND. The annual conference of Gipps land Shires Development Associa tion was held at Leongatha a few weeks ago and some important business transacted which sh<-uld have the result of improving con ditions in Gippsland. The ap pointment of a special Commis sioner for Gippsland is a pet project of Cr Hugh Copeland of Warragul, who has done a great deal these last few years to bring Gippsland into prominence. Cr Copeland considered that a Special Commissioner for Gippsland would act in a similar manner as Mr Elwoorl Mead acted for the irriga tion areas In submitting his proposals Cr Copeland (according to a very full report in the 11 Great Southern Star," Leongatha), ra pidly sketched out the various activities, which required scien tific and business like development, including dairying, sheep raising, cultivating, sugar beet, flax cul ture. fruit growing, canning-the ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

THEY SAVE THEIR COST EVE&Y YEAR!" I H CREAM SEPARATORS savecnough over other separators in closer skimming, easier running, easier cleaning, and fewer repairs to pay for themselves every year. By using an "Alfa" instead of a machine of any other make, your cows will earn you £1 per head per year more. )LO MACHINES EXCHANGED .Snail Cjs.i Dspoiit. Balance Easy. J. BarSrana & S©n, PSy. WeS 586 BOURKE ST., MELBOURNE m <uo. f Y hue AND mm wholesome. *? \ MSTI'LLElf ESTABLISH© IWB 83$ WE Mm, fh \ (<'rin riv® I tea fjSf VbrkJ u\_J U I>-1 r \ A IPffiJ© Pp23:®[h CfcogGi rs?M rh f?r>w. W \lhU L.J LA I-) v_X U VJ L_Tf^ f v? " iCf$ $ rJS .- Th© Original M< ^r^V\v//23| f * it STEWAHT, Edi tVr^7 \j\J (Sfebl 1l$ IsSE^ Founded 1770. The Original House of inburgh A STRAIGHT T31P ee Dfft NEC; STEWART© ? f\ f?\ n n ? W fell Q © iSW Most doctors from gucJness of heart trca: t [eases without expectation of payment, bui did yoaj . know of a doctor wh...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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State Parliamentary Recruiting Campaign. MEN ARE URGENTLY NEEDED. Article No. 4 (By R. J. M., [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

State Pai'liamentavy R cruiting Campaign. MEN ARE URGENTLY NEEDED. Article No. 4 (By R. J. M. The women of Ausmtlia Initi al ready done, and are doing much splendid work in the way of raising war funds f>r various kinds and of supplying valuable equipment to our hoys bound for the front. Now an ovi'ii greater and harder tn>k faces tlicm-to assist in stimulating enlistment. Yet that is what every woman of Victoria who realizes her true duty to State and Umpire must do I'o day, and do quickly and m-flinch ingly. While there are many who have given their husbands and sons to thr grfiit cans', there arc many who are cither indifferent or who shrink from making the great sacrifice. Yet in 11 lis stupendous life or death strug gle of nations women have oven more to lose than men. If thc-y have any doubts, let I hem read even the most meagre records of the Germany in famies in Belgium at the expense >>f women and their children. Would they keep their sons at home tinuer pretenc...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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CHAPTER IX. IN THE SQUARE CHAMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

CHAPTER JUS. *\ ,. - . {V THE SQUA11E CHAMBER. Ln Dutchman's Bay, the work which had been begun some four or five days before went steadily on. thanks to the authority which Obadiah Jedson was able to exeroiso over the members oi his band, There was no necessity, as in some branches oi' industry, to stimu late laggards by reproaches or threats, The real ditiiculty was to insure, that the labar should not be pressed on with out regard tor the safety of those who performed it. As it was, men, women and boys worked feverishly, almost fiercely.. overtasking their strengm when flowed, and reluctantly giving tip the turn of duty to a less weary com rade.- 1'he imaginations of the jet seekers were all aflame, so promising were the signs, and so hopeful appeared to be the enterprise 111 which they were engaged. "This liould bo more than a pocket -thia. be a mine sure!" was a not infrequent- remark among them as they sua tciicd their hasty meals. Now, a pocket, or deposit oi jet is wliat the...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Wonthaggi Court. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 30 July 1915

Wonthaggi Court. At the Wont.haggi police court on July 15, before Cr Bird and Mr W. Page Ferguson, J's.P., A. J. Fron gerud charged J. Eadie with using insulting words. Mr Brunt for ira fonnant and Mr Conant for defen dant. It was alleged that defendant called informant, who is a Norwegian, a b German. After hearing a considerable amount of evidence the bench dismissed the case on defendant paying £2 6s costs Another case of Eadie v. Frongerud, alleged assault, was also dismissed on defendant pay ing £2 6s costs. J. Lee v. C. Emery, debt order for ISs lOd with 15s 6d costs. S ine v. A. F. Emery order for 13s 3d, with 15s Gd cests. Thos Henderson was charged with stealing a rug, the property of A. Chisholm at Archie's Creek, and was fined 10s. THURSDAY, JULY 22. Before Cr MuMahon and Mr W, P. Ferguson, J's.P., David Prylie was charged by Constable Edwards for being drunk while in charge of a horse and vehicle. Senior Constable Tcnnant prosecuted and in answer to the bench said there...

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