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"MANCHESTER MARTYRS" ANNIVERSARY [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

.'M \N< IIKSTKK MAKTYK.S " AXNI VI'.USAUV Tiio annual procession, v.-liii-h parsed t!no(i:;ii l.'i.' streets of Dublin on Sun day, November 1M, to tin; Manchester Martyr:;' cenotaph in the Glasnevin Clenieu I'.v, was the largest of its kiiul soon in tlie city for sonic years. Tile Old Guard Union and the 'Wolfe Tone .Memorial Association had combined to organise the i;utlierin:;, wilh the result that about 1 r>,i;n0 people took part in the pd^iiinagc. Wreaths '.vere plr.ccd on the memovinia erected to the memory of Allen, Lurkln, ami 0'Brl*n.

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SHIRT FRONT ADVERTISING [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

I ! SHIRT FRONT ADVERTISING ( IVAN 11EALD. Do you-ver play that jolly game of Pointing Jt Famous people? asks Ivan He'ald inhe "Daily Kxpress" of No vember I mean the game in which you takei country relative along Pic cadilly, al, pointing to casual passers by, say, That's Lord Howard de Wal den," or There goes the Duke of Bed ford," at keep it up until the relative is so imiossed with your social omnis cience tit you can sometimes borrow' money If yomo in for ihis kind of thins yourself want to warn you against a man wh is often in Leice.ster-S'iuare these Rhts. He is a good-looking chap, in'aiiltless evening clothes, and I was Ju pointing him out to my aunt from Stybri'ige last night as the young R'l of Br<>,'ulacres when he gave the she away by doing som-'thmg most u English. 1-Ie pressed a but ton Komvh'Te, and on his shirt front there aned in letters 01 light ine words: " Oh, You Kid!" Frivolity Theatre. ?.latinees 'Wednesdaya. I irieto persuade my aunt that 'his ...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DANDENONG CO-OPERATIVE BACON COMPANY. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

DANBENONG CO-OPEHATIYE BACON y ' GliMPANY. An estraordii ary general meeting of shareholders uf the Gippshmd C'o opsnitive Bacon Curing Co., Ltd., was hald at the otHce, Damlunong, on Thursday, lfuli inst. Present.-Messrs. T. J. McGalliard, (chairman), A. Mulwr, K. P. Ailard yee, H. Kobinson, G. H. St. Ellen, \V\ 11. Jackson, II. G. Boilnian. (directors), Messrs E. C. Ilc-ntschel (Morwell), J. Taylor, W. E. .Manks (Dandenoni;), J. Fisher (Pish Creek), H. L. Rasmussen (Kardella.) Tho minutes of the half yearly meet ing held on the IStii December, 10111, ?were confirmed, including the special resolutions as follow : - That tho Articles of Association of the said company b6 amended in the following manner, namely That in Article 4 the words " ten " bo substituted for the words "five," and that the words "five hundred ?hares" he substituted for tho words "ono hundred shares." That the following Article shall be sub stituted for Article 57. that is to say :- j "That the number of directo...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FRONTIER-MAKING BALKANS DIFFICULTIES. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

RtONTXR-MAKINQ BALKAN'S PIFI'ICULTIKS. Peace o; a kind now reigns a«ain in tlu> ti-cublij Balkans, and international boundary commissions are at work lire paring 111) new maps (says the "Ob server." But the task of delimiting the new frontiers is not proving particularly easy, one of the difficulties being the want of reliable maps of the okl fron tiers. Tie old dividing lines look very cleat,and definite on existing maps, but Jt is in many places impos ible to r»fconcile the frontiers of the maps witVj those recognised in every day practise among the various Balkan I iationallti;s. The method originally adopted for fixing the boundary between Southern Albania ana Greece has hopelessly broken doyn. The International Commission was instructed to draw the frontier accord ing to a language test, but when the map makers got to work they found that the inhabitants of the region In question speak Indiscriminately Greek, Turkish, English, French, Bulgarian, and Albanian. In all probabil...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COMMITTEE MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

COMMITTEE MEETING. On Wednesday, -1st inst., u com mittee moiMing was held when it was decided to erect a shelter shed at the hill which will add considerably to tlu; convenience of tho school children as well us prove most accept able in many other ways. It was also p/o^eed to hold the, annual cports meeting on Wednesduj', March lith. M'XI'.RAI.. The heavy rainfall i.i Snniky even in;,' hist has put ;i green aspect iipni> he (Mimtry riU'l t lit; inlmWi'nnts, ^Jn<-rally, ar-: siimi'wli:it pl-aM''.! of H-in*.' relea-ecl fiom the ihreatenei: .Irouj'hl of tho p.ist few weeks. Tin1 rt wnt i xiiniin uion in con nection with the local .Stale school has tes<iit'-<l in lliree of 'lit: scholars . K-inj! Slice- in nVaiiiing crtifi viz .- N'> 11v (inHiiii?, Hnieit I'liuiyjli anl Hai; ne .Johnson.

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wonga Wonga. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

Wonga Wongn,. i Tho annual mauling of stlbsjrib irs to tin; Vf nnj.i Wi)iign in >ehanies* in-1 i' 111c wan hold oil Weilnesd iy, 1-iMi insi , when a good in.my put in an appearance. T::e miniitisof the previous meet ing on being read were confirmed on the motion of Messrs A. GriHith.s and W. Clirke. The ba'anoe--hee', showing a deb'l balance of £11, was submitted and was adojited on the mition of Mr .lohnson, seconded Ijy -Ml' V»*. Clarke. Although showing a debit, the balance-sheet was e m-idered Vers sati-slnctory. Kl.lK't'tON OF Oi riCI'.US 'I'lio following olii :e-bearei'S were' clcct' ii for the ensiling year: - President, Mr Ilatpor : vic-e-pre.-si denf, Mr J. Arm.p : treasurer, Mr \V. J. Anderson (^re-elected ) ; hon. .secretary, -Mr A. Ilambliu (re-eleete !); iibiarian, Mr C. Sawyers ; committee --Messrs J. Harper, ?). Arnnp, W J. Anderson, 0. Sawyers, Alf. (.4ritilths, senr., A lex. Gi illiths, Alf. (irilli hs. A. Lay, (J Lay, W. Ij»y, G mid J Perkins, Win. Anderson, (J ...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Mail Matters. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

Mail Matters. The following communication to the socivwv oi tin! Wonyip Progress As sociation in reference to the request for an increase in the 'foora-Christie's. mail service to three times :i week. has. bfton received from Mr. Ji-s. Bennett-,. M.I I. It., through the Deputy Pest n>aster-<'-.'nera!, tor publication : - Sik,- '? With reterence ti> the com munication received at this olliee front Mr. T. H. Singleton. Hon. Secretarv to the Wonyip Progress Association, Christie's, til ling that- the frequency of the Toora-Christie's mail service be in creased to three times ]»r week, and to my letter of the !l!th tilt., on the sub ject, 1 beg to inform you that alterna tive tenders for a service two or three times per week were invited in con nection with the 1014, IT triennial mail contracts, and as a satisfactory offer has been received. I have ap-' proved of the frequency of the servico" from and to Christie's and Toora, via Wonyip. being increased to tliuh> tim...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Toora Progress Association. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

foora Progress Association* A III-..titii: -».' til- a!?<>v." wan li.-lil ;ifc I,.. i.j.Ji , ii r»..-.-fiiiir-', then* bring - \V. V',. Winu'T (in the . in,in, Y<*- I r;i.lly. Me fliers >11, U A'd-n, Wairiiigl..», <i. W.inirr. V. |.:f.vr- nee, NoUle, ami tlifr s.-i-ivl.. ry. < .'.>rr-;-»' >ii'i.*nce v.-a* re id from tl.e Xatioii.il L'.i^u c imuiitt,.;.! in connection IV,ill lie o: having n jetty .? i'l- ? .; at ISi.ls V Camp. Wilson's l'ro nn.iiiiwv. staling that <hev had saint'iti in >ie.\ U w.i? liut.i.t out tint after the ' *-ver«l ls:t<*3~nS8£3ii2£U -cni to the council. The work had nut iieen done unci no acknowledgment receipt of the letters liml been receive.!. It was deei.led to agtin write io tlie council asking what hid been di ne ia. ivgftid t> til.* uv.tters previou-ly ref rred to. - . The secretary informed the meeting til t in regard to th; water scheme lie was informed ihut the council ...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

WHOLESOME DRINK BRACING AND REFRESHING NURSE EVANS *4 Taimania end Victoria, nrilei her opinion of rQ[ iujill,. WU® CLEMENTS TONIC LTD. "I have been nursing for twenty years in Tas mania and Victoria, so my experience covers a lengthy period. When patients are weak and low, a nurse must know the best medi cine 'to give a patient. Soma I have nursed have been so ill I never could have taken their case only I kne.w Clements Tonic would quickly restore them to health. What I am writing is founded on ex perience that amongst all medicines Clements Tonic is first. It is the nurses' friend, a reliable medicine that will restore the sick to health. (Signed) NURSE EVANS." Alv.av. kep ;hi< Medicine on ham) ami v.m will keep health-.'. II von ::e: it vor (JHT JIK.U.I'JI ANI) KKI.Ii:]- l'KOM I.OSS OK ST.KKl*, VKAKNKSS Al'VKK ll.I.N'KSS O'NSTIl'ATInN, IXIHGKSTION, I'OOK A I'l'I-'.riTI-:. WKAK ni:RVI:s. ami mi.IlirS.NHSS. All STORES and CHEMISTS SELL IT. The -£j) new ) suit> 5. ^/Y...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE. THE POSTAL KANGAROO. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

MELBOURNE. FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT. THE POSTAL KANGAROO. Mr. Joseph Cook, as Prime Minister, is being made the sub ject of attack over the dis appearance of the kangaroo from our postal stamps. The'' Bullotin" recently published a cartoon cleverly drawn by Norman Lind say, in which Mr Cook was pre sented as judge and the kangaroo as convicted prisoner. It is being explained to tho latter that, ho is guilty of being an Australian kangaroo on an Australian post ago stamp- The idea is, of course, to make political capital against the present Government. Sinco that cartoon appeared other journals supporting the Opposition have presented woak versions ot the " Bulletin's " criticism. After all, 1 don't suppose the average citizen cares one dump what is on the postage stamp sold to him. I have asked several business and other pooplo what they thought of the now design, and the I answer has been that they had not | examined the old design and knew nothing about the new. All they cared about...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE COSTLY ARTISTIC TEMPERAMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

THE COSTLY ARTISTIC TEMPERAMENT. A Viennese doctor declares that owners of a really good artistic tem perament must have his or her own v:iy at any cost. Most of them do. Madame Kmma Kumes, (he great prima donna, was married to Signor ICmilio (Ji (Jogor/n. He is tlie most moving, inesistiMe singer of love >ongs of the day. Of course Madame Kaiiies was extraordinarily sensitive to .such singing. It thrilled every ahre of her being. Sin* could not liv« without (u>gor/.a. Incidentally she had parted from her first husband, Julian .M»»ry. There was a Mrs. (Jogorza, a ho at tir.-t ohjtM'ied stienuouslv ic; ,'iving u|» her husband. Kventually, I'l.srwr, -ho u;h persuaded to obtain divorce and received :* s eonipensa ion illM.i-Ui) dollar-., unci <.! utueh, t is said, ratm* iiom Madame Kanies. Enrico Cai'iMi, tin- popular and ;;dily paid teaoi i;i thr world, has t ;pardived his v .ndeiful voice and ! iMi'iimus income because, he wiii -at ! i.-ii food and '.Iridic wine. J h...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A LORD'S MARKET GARDEN TEN-HOUR DAY. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

A LORD'S MARKET GARDEN THN'-HOUR DAY. Lord Hyde, the son ami heir of the Earl ol' Claredon, who emigrated to Canada with his wife and family eighteen months aj;o, partly owing to "Lloyil Geortccism," arrived here in the While Star liner Olympic to-day, on a. brier visit to Kngland (says the Ply mouth u:>iTC5)>o;Hleiu of the "Daily Ex press," November 22). In an interview I had with him he fore he disembarked, Lord Hyde sum marised his experiences of life in a new country, as well as his impressions of . lie "Golden Dominion," and his luture aims. He lias taken a farm of about 200 acres at Pickering, near Toronto, his ambition being to turn it into a market garden, and place it on a pay ing basis, svHins his produce in Toronto. "I do not think T am ashamed to work," said tlte man who is related by birth or manias" to half tile peerage, anil who enjoyed the intimate friend j hip of Kin;.; Kdward and oueen Alex andra. "I have learned sin' e T went tr> Canada the ineati'ng of t...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MR STANLEY HOUGHTON LANCASHIRE PLAYWRIGHT DIES. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

Slit STANLEY liOUIITON LAX''.\^Ui;tK IM.AYWUIOT DIK'S. I.h.;«.tli has i«ut an end ai thn-a^ieally i\."ly a;;«. <.!' 111! l>> til.- «.Mi'r(:of one "L* Lib- t a ]i. I ni"St ui the y<11 r !'ri:ish dramatists. Mr StaiM-y linu.uiiinn. -taoi* of "lliu<U<' XVak'-s" viiid "The Younger ( m. in.-: ati<'H." di«-d yrst"rdn\ morning ai his h<<me in A!aneh«-stet\ iu-r s.'Ve ra 1 ni.-'iiUis of ii!-!a-alth t.s-s "Th I'aiiy KAprf.-s" ..1* 1 VeemhO)]::). lit-' was up< rat' ii on i'«>r appenHtjs in .Inly. and I'nlinv. in;; tlvrou further ..-.piUj.s i n urna I < -mium! h-a t i"Tl develop ed. .Mr 11«»'ij: lilan was one "f'lo M;m '? 11. . . 11 r <;! dramatists ,( whom it ha- 1 >i? i !i said that ey saw i»i«»«*!«-r11 dranit as ";:]«...m k\'\ a I.an ra : . i i i r. . *n t." if,- had a-.a,' ,-f lin- pr-'V-iiai .-:r-|y ill-lii'-l; u;' ihe dramatist. Hidrs! '>?!.» art play was ae&am...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE HORSE POINTS FOR JUDGES EXPERT ADVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

THE HORSE POINTS FOR JUDC-1SS EAPERT ADVICE. .Vt tlie Kybybolite Brand of the \ustrallan Agrloultur, Jjiireaj Mr W. J. Cole-batch. 15.Se. Agnc. M.K.C.V.S. (Superintendent o -As1"'-" j" tu're in the South-Kast), gav- fi l,r_l°" tieal demonstration on the pints o£ a horse. Most farmers, he said.possess a lair" knowledge of the Kener;l charac teristics to be looked tor in hoisc- of good quality,but few would ;,re »T ileUake the responsibilities ol 3how-rin^ judging, i"' ^ ollieiate in a<>- eapa. t> In which their knowledge ol .he po.i -? of a l.orse would lie brought uud-r . searchlight of public criUcs,,, far mav be due to natural I el .eta be U' publicity or to a want of 'ont'M which may be attributed in ,jme cas-:s t" ;l want oi method or sy: em :-i .> e process of judein^. N» m uer - ? ih«' viivuiiistiitux's: nm> '. m*.*I.ici i examination be made in tie sliuv; rlnp. or sale yard, the aim should <. to adop. some ib-finite and thorough system ol one...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PARSONS AND HUNTING VIEW OF ARCHBISHOP OF YORK. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

PARSONS AND HUNTING vi]-'\v oj>- ai;<.iim.snoi' di'' yoiii hi dedicating on Sunday at M >or Monk lop, Chur''ii a nn/intwi/i 1 window to tin* lat-» K»-v. Charles S)iiu;sby. who was kilbd while hunting, the Ai\*h bishop <<f York defended the associa tion between hunting and the lift' of !lu» professing Christian (says the "Daily Xcw.s" of Xovemher IS). tie would l>o a very bold in. n, :viid Archbishop, who would ar::ue that hunting wa.s .so cruel that it was abso lutely wron?:. "It is very ditlicuU to oxi ivss. an opinion." said Mr .lames Huekland, when seen mi the subject by a " Daily Xews" ivpresen tat i ve. "The advoeu of the sport ar;;ne (hat it brings a .-front deal ol' money into the country, and. aj;ain. the oxistencr of the fox depends largely upon it. It. is a question whe ther it is better that the fox should he shot by the fanners on sikrht or bred for hunting" purposes." If hunting were to cease, in a few years the fox would ho ext...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MANIA FOR CARDS [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

MANIA FOR CARDS Merlin is getting its, nil of sensa tiona from ih« trial (continued on Monday), Hnvs "Lloyd's Weekly" of November 30, of Countess Elizabeth Pisehler von Treuberg on charges of fraud, illegal usury blackmail, and slander. The countess is the daugh ter of a German tailor. Many prominent persons are con cerned in tho trial, including Princess Loul.se of Belgium and Princess Alex andra of Isonburg-Buringcn, while tile Crown Prince's name was men tioned during Monday's proceedings, which were occupied with the case of a young nobleman named Von Allen* who was alleged to have been brought to such a pitch of despair by usury that he shot himself. 'Phis young man was said to have twice had his debts paid off by his father, once for £50,000 and the second time for half that amount, but he was again in dif ficulties at the time of his death. Tho chief witness was a money lender named Pariser, and under ex amination by (In; Public Prosecutor ho got rather angry. When it was sug...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
"A POOR HON[?]MOON" [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

"A J'OOI; IIOMOOX " In Belfast Police CoL\.\nnio Smilli (alias Donauhy) was 1 10/ for hav ing boon drunk ami dllerly. In the hearin<; of 1110 ease a n came for ward and told the cou'luit ho -ear ned the prisoner on th'cvious Mon day. "We wore ^oinpr a; tho street," lie said, "when a woniivanu; up and hit her. She was urres it's a trior honeymoon that." It trii|red tii.it tlio woman had been alxty-> times boforo the court,

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DOMESTIC REVOLUTION WIFE'S CLAIM TO RESIDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

DOMESTIC REVOLUTION WIKKS .'LAI.M TO I0XC iu A wiir iiie Chancery Court (Mr Justice Warrington) to declare th;it tin- 1 m.»u?"i. was now hers in \vlii<ii she nnd h-r husband had livo<l for 2~ years ait*r their marria?;e which took plr.ee m ISsr; in poriM the "Daily Mail." November !*). The husl ami made a <.<nrt'iii»iiclinl;- claim on his own behalf. Mr II. rVrr-'U, K.O. (with him Mi Davi-yi. said that the plaintitl in tin to'iioM was Mi' Frederick Lur-as, and Ihe residence in ijuestion was ;:7, j'ark ] luuso sir<et, i *amluTWoll. Mr Lucas w;is the iiiakcr of ft'augo rules which were used hy Custom House ollieers and publicans in j;an^in^r spirits, etc. H was a lucrative business, and Mrs ?Lucas managed the financial part. The house was purchased in 1 with money mainly withdrawn from depo sit*- in iIn- l'osl < UlU'e Savings Hank m the iiaiiu: ttf tin- wife. The conveyance was taken in the wife's nam<\ ami t...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
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STREET BATTLE CATTLE-DEALERS FIGHT CADETS [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

STREET BATTLE CATTLE-DEALERS FIGHT CADETS One killed and live (Inrigorously and others slightly wounded is the casualty list of an extra rdinary fight in Lue beck streets late last ni^rht between a party of Khenish cattle-dealers and young cadets of the buebeck Navigation School (reports the Heriin correspon dent of the "Dailv News" of November iro. The trouble !ki;:iii at the so-called Cavalier Kail in a restaurant. One of the cuttle-dealers threatened to throw a glass °f b»»er at one of the Naviga tion students. The insult was preven ted by the landlord, but the student;-: and some Ln--beck rowdies who joined them waylaid the eattle-dealerH and their frit-mis outside, and a regular fight he^an. Fists, decanters, sticks, bcer-glasscs, and finally long knives eame into play. Suddenly one of the Navigation stu dents named Vokan screamed, and tell lifeless. The knife of one of his op ponents had pierced his heart. ITis scream and fall passed apparently un noticed, and the parties cont...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
OVERWORKED NURSES LONG HOURS [Newspaper Article] — Foster and Toora Mirror and South Gippsland Shire Advocate — 29 January 1914

OVERWORKED NURSES LONG HOURS A large number of letters have been received by tno "Express" In support of a plea for overworked and under paid hospital nurses. The following is typical of many: As a certificated nur.se, with experi ence both of London and of provincial hospitals, let me thank you for taking i up the hard case of the nurses tren c rally. Few persons really realiso what nurses' hours are. The night work is, as a rule, twelve hours seven nights n. week, and Dank Holidays bring no respite. The aprnaciilny Christmas holidays mean to nurses only extra work and extra expense in the way of helping to pay lor the decoration of their wards. It is really a horrible time, so far as they are concerned. At one hospital I was in at Christmas time a fancy dress hall was arranged for the staff after the "festivities" for the patients were over. i-Jut, alas! every oik; - doctors and nurses alike - was so | "dead beat" that it was quietly allowed i to fall through. | I cannot understan...

Publication Title: Foster And Toora Mirror And South Gippsland Shire Advocate
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