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JOTTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
JOTTINGS. Mr Hedley Edols had a breakdown in his F.N. motor car when coming into town at the end of last week, through a back axle breaking. Messrs Summers and Peppercorn were communicated with, and went out and fixed up the damage temporarily pending permanent repair. HANSON'S, THE DRAPERY SPECIALISTS, SELL DRAPERY ONLY, AND "DO IT WELL."* At last meeting of the Goobang Shire Council, a letter was read from A. J. Hockey, E. Cotter, J. Townsend, and others, asking that a road should be cleared from a point near the Gunningbland woolshed to the Trundle road, to enable settlers on the Gunningbland sub-division. to have access to the railway. The (Engineer was instructed to inspect, and report at next meeting. No objection was offered to the Jemalont Council's request to take gravel' for road use from Mr Clucas'^ property near Bogan Gate; SHEETINGS,; TABLE DAMASKS,, CALICOES, AT MANSON'S SALE.* All the winds of heaven blew on Friday .i»igh'., and extinguished the lamps at the South For...
PARKES—BOGAN GATE—TULLAMORE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
PARKES—BOGAN GATE—TTJLLA\x=req-\ MORE. DOWN. Arr. Dep a.m. a.m.. PARKES 9.25 Bogan Gate 10.50. 11.10 p.m. p.m. Trundle ............ 12.5 12.35 TULLAMORE . . . . . . . 2.20 Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. ' . UP. Arr. Dep. p.m.. p.m. TULLAMORE . . . 1 . . . 12.20 Trundle ........ . . ,,1.55- 2.30 Bogan Gate . -.3.26 3.45 PARKES ... ./. . 5.20 Monday, Wednesday,, and Friday.
COMMERCIAL HEWS. GOULBURN STOCK SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
COMMERCIAL HEWS. GOULBURN STOCK SALES. W. M. Wheatley, of Goulburn, reports a good attendance of-buyer's at last sales, and considering the- dry. weather, we found the market good all round, and prices showed a slight improvement,. , We succeeded in making a complete clearance. Fat Sheep.—Fair yarning; wethers !)/- to 10/, light' 8/- to.,!)/-, ewes (best) S/-, others 5/6.to 6/-, lambs 7/- to S/U.. •' Store Sheep.—About 2000 yarded.. Best wethers to 8/6. 'others from 6/\x=req-\ to /-, ewes 5/- to 7/2,' 'crossbred weaners 6/3 to 7/-. Fat Ctatle.—-Good yarding. Market equal to late rates. Bullocks, best £ 7 to" £ 7/10/-, others £4/17/G";to £ 5; -'best cows to ;£;0'/5/-V '-others' from £4 to £ 5. Store Cattle.—Small' yarding, including one line of 100 steers, and the majority of . balance springers, 'which, showed improvement at late rates. The line of steers, which were passed at auction, we sold privately at once.
CRICKET SOUTH FORBES v. GUNNING. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
' CRICKET. SOUTH FORBES v. GUNNING. The South Forbes cricketers again travelled to Gunning on Saturday last, and after a very close and exciting, contest, came out the victors by the small margin of: 1 run. \ -Dinner and tea1, were supplied by the Gunning ladies, and a very enjoyable day wasJ. spent. vR. Rowley . (Gunning) won the toss from J. . Green, and sent the Souths to the :wicket. Souths scored 14G, J. Green;38, being top; scorer. -• Rowley, did the most damage'.with the ' ball;- taking. 6 wickets for *-19. . .' Gunnings scored 145, T. rMartin-- G2,, and. R. Rowley 32, top > scorers. .: • H. El 1 is, 4 . for 30, and R. Emmett, 2 for 7, did best with the ball.- Souths again went to the wicket, and at close of play had scored 128 for the loss of 3 wickets (H. Ellis 57, and. E. Boulton 37 not out) top scoring. .Appended are - the scores:—J\x=req-\ South Forbes.—First . Innings. . H. Ellis,' b Rowley , . . . . . . . 18 H'."Savage, b Rowley . . . . ... . . .' 3 E. Boulton, c T....
O'CONNELL STOCK SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
O'CONNELL STOCK SALE. 13. I-I. Taylor and Co. report 'a-successful sale of fat and store stock at the' above yards, and "yarded 4200. sheep, and 90 cattle, and sold-—ac\x=req-\ count Jones, 070 wethers at 9/1; account Lewis, ISO, culls 1/10; "account Brown., 200 wethers S/ll; a/c Dul\x=req-\ huiity, HO lambs 7/11, 205 ewes [ 5/G; a/c Burcher, 0GG weaners 4/10 v' to 5/10, 4S7 mixed sheep 5/S. Cattle.-—A/c Wilcox, 10 fat cows (plain quality) £3/L5/- to £3 18/-; a/c Guggerty, 14 yearlings £1; 13/-; a/c Vonture, 3 poddies £1 2/-; a/c Simmons, • 2 heifers £2 10./-;' a/c Buckley, 1 cows to £ 3/5/-.
LITHGOW FAT STOCK SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
LITHGOW FAT STOCK SALES. ieT H. Taylor and Co. report yarding 30 fat cattle to a good muster of the trade. Good quality cattle: met with keen competition, and realised good prices. We sola account Venture, 5 light steers'at £5; kccount Williams, 18 light steej-s, plain Quality, ' .C 4 /13 /- to £5/7./-; account ■^Umagan, Wlialan, and others, 13 h't'eers £'l/lo/- to: £6/3/-; cows to ' ' Sheep.—We sold account Gor\x=req-\ t in, 215 wethers 8/4 to 10/11.
FORESTRY DEPARTMENT. RATES OF ROYALTY CHARGED. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
FORESTRY DEPARTMENT. RATES OF ROYALTY CHARGED. The following rates ol' royalty will be charged by the Forestry Department as from the Gth February, 1912, on fencing timber obtained from Crown lands:— ! 1 Red Gum.—Posts 15/-, rails 20/\x=req-\ per 100 pieces. Pine.—Posts 12/, rails 20/-, per 100 pieces. Pine (dry).—^Posts 10/-, per 100 pieces. v Irohbark.—Posts 15/-, rails 20/-, per 100 pieces. Box Posts S/4, rails 12/6, per 10P pieces. , Box (dry).—Posts -1/2, rails 0/3, per 100 pieces. All classes of palings, 2/G per 100 pieces.
The Forbes Advocate, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1912. HOME RULE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
®Ijc ^b&ocate, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1912. HOME RULE. Mr Winston Churchill's visit to Belfast last week was a history-making one. The distinguished, young statesman went right into the heart of the hostile camp to preach the doctrine of peace, forbearance, and a better understanding. Not since Mr Gladstone's great Midlothian campaign has there been a development in British domestic affairs of as great,a significance as Mr Churchill's Belfast speech. It was a 'dauntless undertaking on the part of a very able and very courageous man, and must for ever remain a milestone in the history of the Irish movement. Every Australian ■ who appreciates free Australian conditions will admit that Ireland has been a misgoverned and misunderstood people. Mr Churchili went to Belfast to unfold a scheme whereby it is hoped to wipe out the past and its bitter recollections; and to do so lie. -went among the Ulstermen, whose hostility to Home Rule is now its only serious obstacle. It was his mis...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
Telegraphic Address: Garnsey, Forbes Telephone: No. 41 Forbes. (Established 1884). STOCK & PROPERTY SALESMEN, AUCTIONEERS, and GENERAL COMMISSION AGENTS. SPECIAL AUCTION SALES of Cattle, Sheep, and Horses conducted when required. STUD AND STORE STOCK, PROPERTIES, AND FARMS FOR SALE throughout the whole of the States. CORRESPONDENCE invited, and every facility given for prompt inspection. EDWARD WEAVER « CO., STOCK & PROPERTY AGENTS, OPPOSITE POST OFFICE, FORBES Thatcher & Halloran. AUCTIONEERS, STOCK & STATION AGENTS, PROPERTY SALESMEN, FORBES All Stock trucked through us have our personal supervision. Established 1887. Ofilce Telephone 115; Residence 1 11. AUCTIONEERS, STOCK & STATION AGENTS, FAT AND STORE STOCK SALES EVERY THURSDAY AT THE COR\x=req-\ 1 PORATION YARDS, BATHURST. FAT STOCK SALES AT LITHGOW YARDS EVERY TUESDAY. STOCK SALES AT O'CONttELL MONTHLY. SPLENDID PAgOOCK FOR S-TOCKr- ' CORRESPONDENCE INVITED. . Bedford, Taylor &...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
DAROOBALGIE PRESBYTERIAN METHODIST CHURCH. ANNUAL CONCERT IN CALARE HALL, WEDNESDAY. FEBRUARY 28th. W. REBS, Hon. Sec. W. G. UPHILL, Hon. Treas. ORANGE JOCKEY CLUB. ANNUAL RACE MEETING. MARCH 1 and 2. £510—PRIZE MONEY—£510. Double.—Town Plate £75, Orange Cup £ 100. Entries for New market Handicap, Town Plate, and Orange Cup close Wednesday, 21st February; all other nominations Wednesday, 2Sth February. \V. LAMROCK, Secretary. A Challenge. Simmonds Bros, accept the challenge of C. Hodges, appearing in "The Forbes Advocate" in the form of poetry, to pull eight or eleven Hodges Bros' horses (no outsiders), not for £10 or £50, but for £100, £150, or £ 200. ' It would not pay to 'yoke the horses for:less. If this challenge is accepted, let us know as soon as possible, so we may meet' to make further arrangements. SIMMONDS BROS., Budgerabong.. TOWN HALL. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14. 6736—FEET OP FILMS—6736. The Finest Films Ever Screened in Forbes. Some of Out Star Subjects:—Sword and the King...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
F. W. 0AGG8N) LEADING COACHBUILDER, IACHLAN STREET, FORBES. Awarded at the Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W., Sydney, Show, 1911— . ' 1st Prize Tray Buggy. Special Prize) Best Four-wheeled Vehicle. Gold Medal (the: only gold medal awarded) for Champion Light Vehicle at the exhibition. This distinction has never before been won by a coachbuilder in the west. RULE BRITANNIA! Come One. Come All! And make the -HOTEL VICTORIA your House of Call. I, E. NOCK, follow the Japanese by-word, ."Keep your house in order," and being a mariner by profession, with 35 years' experience at sea,. I flatter myself that I am able to keep my house in order. Our beautiful English fleet owes its success, to strict discipline and order, without i which there is no success. Don't orget that your house is your forti\x=req-\ jtion, so fear. not. Let me-also. y your attention !,to my AERAT\x=req-\ rATER PLANT. ; It is the fifth ^ind landed from America, and up-to-date in the market, jt I. can produce quality...
LATEST CABLEGRAMS. London, Monday. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
LATEST CABLEGRAMS. London, Monday?* Lindrum, the Australian cueist, was defeated in a match at Newcastle by Aiken, a well-known English professional. Three edicts have been issued on behalf of the Chinese Dynasty, accepting the Republican offer, and ordering Yuan Shili Kai to co-operate wtili tlie Republican Government. j The Revolutionaries now havei 150,000 well-armed troops at . their^ disposal. An attack was made on Lord Pir\x=req-\ rie by a mob at Belfast. He was escorted to a J;ondon-bound steamer by the police. . v The Echo de Paris newspaper .'expresses' the fear that the English Radicals may again let themselves be tricked by. the mirage of disarmament. -. A leading German paper says that Britain really wishes to be recognis\x=req-\ ed as the arbiter of the world. The Bank of Naples has been defrauded of £32,000 by means of genuine and machine made cheques being passed simultaneously at Turin, Florence, and Rome. i Over 150 persons were drowned by floods In Portugal. The da...
FORBES DISTRICT HOSPITAL. MONTHLY COMMITTEE MEETING [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
FORBES DISTRICT HOSPITAL. monthly committee meeting The first meeting of the new committee of the Forbes District Hospital was held in the Town I-Iall on Monday night, in camera. The following are the secretary's minutes: — Present: Messrs G. P. Cochrane, J. Donaghey, E. T. Blanche, J. H. Has\x=req-\ Aill, C. Burton, G. S. .Shelton, J. J. pffvalsh, F. W. Stone, R. E. B. Rey\x=req-\ Jfpionci, E. J. Grinstedi J. Edwards, J. :\V. Mills, and the secretary. The; Chairman (Mr G. F. Cochrane) .welcomed, the new committeemen, Messrs Shelton, Hassall, Donag hey,- and Mills in a few well chosen words.tand tile gentlemen suitably replied. ELECTION OF OFFICERS. Moved by • Mr Stone, and seconded by Mr:>Burton, and supported by Mr Reymonci, that Mr E. J. Grinsted be President for the year.—Carried unanimously. Mr Grinsted returned thanks. . Mr Hassall moved a vote of thanks, to the retiring President, seconded by Mr Donaghey; and carried by acclamation.;: Mr Cochrane replied in a few brier ter...
SUPERINTENDENT KENNY'S HOAX. THE GUILELESS YOUNGSTER. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
SUPERINTENDENT KENNY'S HOAX. THE GUILELESS YOUNGSTER. Forbes folk will read with amusement the following incident related of Superintendent Kenny, who was stationed in Forbes for some years, and who, after transfer to Lismore, was instrumental in drumming some burglarious police out of the force there into the seclusion of a gaol, and received rapid promotion to the successive ranks of Inspector and Su-' j perintendent. . The incident is related in the Broken Hill paper "Truth," and is characteristic of Superintendent Kenny: An incident illustrating the characteristic stupidity of the average police constable occurred during Superintendent Kenny's journey from Deniliquin to Broken Hill. Knowing that there was a. wait of several hours in Adelaide between the arrival of the Melbourne express and the departure of the Broken Hill "slow coach," Mr Kenny, who is in charge of the Western Police District, asked a fellow passenger where was a good place to spend the few hours. Was advised, "...
THE FREEZING WORKS. THOSE LONDON RESULTS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
THE FREEZING WORKS. I THOSE LONDON RESULTS. In a recent issue we gave the detailed results of tlie competition for a prize offered at the last Forbes show by the Freezing Works on the following conditions:—Best pen of crossbred suclcer lambs, most suitable for export, to be killed, frozen, shipped, and sent to the London market, skins and tallow sold in Sydney, and the net results to go to the owners. The results, which were then only just to hand, brought out Mr .T. D. Low, of West Plains, as the winner,, with 14/6J per carcase. It seems, however, that a misapprehension has arisen from the way the figures were put forward, arid, the object of this paragraph, is , to correct it. The competition was proriioted by the company, which naturally enough paid the expenses of it. Thus, the company's standard charge of 2/- per lamb was not made, neither did the company appropriate the tallow (about 1/- per head), as is the case in ordinary working. Consequently, it will be seen that on ordin...
SATURDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 13 February 1912
/SATURDAY. 11.30 a.m.—Calarie, BedgeraDong, • Condobolin, Nowlands, Yarra Yarra, Carrawobitty, Eulomo; • Traversdale, M'Phillainy's, Raw\x=req-\ lin's, Hall's, Hope, Gemalong, Porter's, Kennedy's, Sweeney's, . Bogandillon, Cadow, Morgan Bros.', Borambil, Monwonga, Pretoria, Warroo Police, Corin\x=req-\ ella, Anderson's, Weeloug, ! .Speck's, Glenyarra, Uah, Russell's, Pearce's, Amor, Chandler's, Leslie's, Warangla, Barry|s, Boyd, Scott's, Trcgal\x=req-\ ana. 3.55 p.m.—Sydney, T.P.O., Bathurst, . Orange, Molong, Young, Cowra, Melbourne, Cookamidgera, Parkes, Daroobalgie, Tichborne. I Late fee, 4.5 p.m.).