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No Title [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

At Grafton on Tuesday a little girl lost the sight of one of her eyes through a dart from a toy gun pier cing the eye. During a storm at East Moree on Tuesday evening, the top of a chim ney was dislodged. It crashed to the ground, carrying away portion of a verandah, which fell on a woman named Mrs. Freeman. She was so badly injured that she died shortly after admission to the hospital.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MOTOR NOTES MOTOR SHOW IN N.S.W. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

MOTOR NOTES 5 MOTOR SHOW L INN.S.W. Following on the excellent lead set 1 by Victoria last year, when the gen eral value of. Motor exhibitions was 1 not only demonstrated, but their< usefulness as a means of actually 1 booking business was also apparent, 1 the Motor Traders' Association of i N.S.W. decided to stage a Motor Show in two 'different pavilions at 1 the Royal Agricutural Show Ground, Sydney. The Exhibition: opened. on ] 15th inst. and continues till January 26th. There is an' interesting .and I comprehensive display not only of 1 cars, but of all products of the mo tor industry, and visitors to Sydney. during the period of the show should not fail to .inspect it. . . .

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
QUEANBEYAN DISTRICT HOSPITAL ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

QUEANBEYAN DISTRICT HOSPITAL, ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. On Tuesday night the annuals gen eral meeting of subscribers, to the Queanbeyan District Hospital was held at. the School of Arts.i Mr.?ýS. ?. Ryan, President, of 'the t institution, occupied the chair. The °attendance was decidedly ni"eagre.' i . ' ,. ", - The 1President submizitted the'.fol lowing ANNUAL REPORT. Ladies and Gentlemen,--The Com mittee' of the'. Queanbeyan, District Hospital present herewitl? their An nual Report for the year ending 1925. SYou will see by the Medical Report that the Doctors and Staff have been Sexceptionally busy owing to the large numbers of operations., performed, and the general statistics'of the Hos pital. During the year Dr. Barnett was appointed to the Medical Staff. The Committee offer their sincere thanks to the Doctors for their untiring efforts in carrying out' the responsi bilities placed upon them in such 'an able manner which helped so much to keep the efficiency and standard of the H...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
INTERMEDIATE EXAMINATION [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

INTERMEDIATE EXAMINATION In the Intermediate Examination the following passes were obtained by pupils attending Telopea Park Public School, Canberra: Blanches Edwards, 1B, 2B, 33B, 12B, 18A. Lorna Francis, 2B, 3B, 4A,' 18'B. Joseph P. Hammond, 1B, 2A, 3B, 4B, 18B. Clara Kaye, 1B, 2B, 3B, 413, 18B. Frederick G. Kaye, 1B,t 2B;.3B, 4AL SB. 1 English, 2 History, 3 Geograjphy, 4 Matematics I, 5-Mathematics 4I, 12 Botany, 18 Art. A resident of Kew, Victoria,: who diel .recently, directed that his body should be cremated and the.Uashes thrown to the winds. He satpulated that the funeral should be of tlo plainest' description, without' ? uy procession, and without mourners or attendants. 4 6

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
PRIZE MEETING AT GOULBURN. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

PRIZE ,MEETING' :AT GOULBURN. With a big batch of shooters from the local rifle club competing at the prize meeting to be held at Goulburn onl Anniversary Day; Queanbeyan ex pect to enter at least four teams in the teams match, the principal prize for which is the' Watson Cup and fbur gold medals. In anticipation of this the selectors' have chosen the teams as under: - No. 1 Team.-H. C. Taylor, A. K. Johnston, A. Groves and H. Beatty. No. 2 Team.-Captain J. McGiven, j..Charlton, G. V. Hately, and A. C. Fallick. No. 3. Team.-E. G. Lewis, A. 0. Hussey, J. O'Reilly and Vie. South well. ' No. 4 Tean.--E. Groves, M. Mc Gregor, R. Fallick and.J.. Callaghan. The funniest man. in pictures is a woman. See Sid. .Chaplin in the World's funniest comedy, "Charley's Aunt." A riot, of fun for everyone at the Triumph Theatre, To-night (Thursday), Friday and .Saturday, Jan. 21, 22 and 2S.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

The Board of Management of the general cemetry at Castlemaine (Vic.)i is complaining that it is bankrupt owing to the fact that no burial fees have been received for nearly two months. A telegram to a Sydney daily newspaper conveys this news, and states that although Castlemaine is'an industrial centre of upwards of 6000 inhabitants, the Registrar there has not had to enter up the record of a death since the 25th November, 1925. With to-day's issue the "Advocate" completes 'its twenty-first year of publication. Causeway Hall, Canberra, which was built by voluntary labour in Con sequence oft-the community sspirit now being fostered by the Federal Capital Commission, is to be officially opened ona Saturday, 30th January, by Mr. J. H. Butters, Chairman of the Commission.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

"I have no intention of flouting the people. The Upper, House will be abolished now or later without any referendum." This definite pro nouncement was made yesterday by the Premier in the Legislative As sembly, and was loudly cheered by Government members. The final returns for the 'recent Federal elections have been issued. The percentage of voters to electors enrolled was 91.31. The wall .of a two-storied building which was being demolished at Wind sor, suddenly collapsed and a work man was killed. Many animals and birds for Ta ronga Park Zoo, Sydney, arrived on Tuesday. Two giraffes were. shipped at Capetown, but one died. The other was landed safel:: at the Zoo. The Queanbeyan Timber Co!. Ltd: announce having opened business at.. premises on Uriarra Road. .

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

On Friday, 5th February, the Fed eral Territory 'Cricket Association will hold a smoke socialain the Acton Hall, Canberra, commencing at 8 p.m. A good programme is being arranged. Elsewhere in this issue Money Saver Ltd. advertise the commencing of a big sale of best quality goods at bargain plrices, in varioun depart ments. Mr. J. Burnett Baker, chief organ iser for the National Party in this district, arrived in Queanbeyan yes terday to make arrangements for the forthcoming by-election for Eden Monaro seat.. OfBces have been se cured at the old Bank Chambers, Crawford Street, where every infor mation will he furnished. Mr. T. A. Cule, who assisted Mr. Baxter at the last eleetion, will be in charge. Elec tors should se,.that they ale. on the roll.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE ONWARD AND UPWARD BOOK. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

THE ONWARD AND UPWARD BOOK. Always moving onward and up ward is the Bible. Onward in its victorious course throughout the world, conquering new world's in the realm of language. The British and Foreign Bible Society, with its great array of torch bearers, is very busy illuminating the dark places of the earth. Its procession of lights encircling the earth, like the stars above. "Let there be Light" is the Bible Society's great objective. Al ready its 573 translations are carry ing the.bright beams of the Light of the World into many dark places, and,its message of salvation is lead ing natibni and peoples out of dark ness into marvellous Light. Upward, ever upward, with its . millions in circulation for its millions of readers. There is a pentecostal "blessing for this great school of Babel, with its many strange and coloured scholars, who sit at the feet of the one great Holy Spirit Teacher who alone is one divine interpreter of God's message of salvation, its adaptability clothes ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SHIRE COUNCIL [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

ý iSHIRE' COUNCIL - ." Tke"fuW? Caulcil.was present at the (i`.meeting held last Saturday. . CORRESPONDENCE. From the' Shire Clerk submitting, ;Estimates for .1926:. , Moved by Cr. Southwell, seconded )by Cr. Keeffe'and carried, that the Estimates for 1926, ?as',submitted by the Clerk, of 'an income fdr the year 'of £6196, based-on 2d in the £ rate, ,be adopted and that they be published in the local papers as prescribed by the Local Government Act 1919. From the Overseer submitting pro gress report, and report in connection t: with noxious weeds. , Moved by 'Cr. Chinnery, seconded by Cr. Keeffe and carried, that the reports be received and adopted; that 12 tons of cement be ordered from the Kandos Cement Co.; ::that J. .Gordon, Werriwa, arid G. F. De.Salis, ,Michelago, be notified' to destroy saffron thistle growing on their pro %perties within two months.. From the Overseer recommending that the Council object to a lease of part of Albert Street, Sutton, b eing granted to F. J. Sm...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WEEKLY CUT-OUT PATTERN SERVICE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

WEEKLY CUT-OUT PATTERN SERVICE. 1 -_w M7.760 This shirt, for a man of medium build, is made' of fuji. Required, 4 yards. Price 1/1 to any address. Write to "Pattern Service," Advo cate, Office, Queanberan. Next Tuesday night a re-union of the branches of the Grand United Order of Oddfellows will be held in Mfolonglo Hall at 7.30 p.m. It is expected that representatives will be present from Sydney, Goulburn, Yass and other centres.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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CRICKET TEAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

CRICKET TEAMS. The following team has been se lected to represent Queanbeyan in a match against Eastlake on the lat ter's wicket on Sunday next, 24th inst.: A. E. Moore (capt.), A. T. Campbell, M. Byrnes, W. Hurley, W. Hathaway, C. A. Tantau, B. Keys, H. Gibbs, W. Saba, T. O'Connor. The following players will repre sent the Railway* C.C. in a match against Hostel C.C. on the Railway Ground next Sunday, coinmencing at 2 p.m.: Kearney, Hobson, Davis, Bard, Keeffe, Lynch,. Houghton, Mc Jannett, Hourigan, Ricklar, Gribble. The following team will represent Queanbeyan B Grade C.C. against Royalla on Sunday next for the Mac Greer Cup on the latter's wicket: T. Trail, H. Clarke, V. Marsh, C. Weller, C. Probin, W. O'Grady, A. Lee, P. Gallagher, L. Livermore, F. Blundell. W. Newman, W. Dawes 12. Cars will leave Moore Bros at 10.15 a.m. sharp.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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CHEAP EXCURSION TO SYDNEY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

CHEAP EXCURSION TO SYDNEY The Railway Department announces that the frst series for the current year of excursions applying to all parts of the State will be run between let and 13th February, inclusive. The dates on which tickets to and from the various sections of the line will be issued.are shown in handbills obtain able from station masters. On these trains single fare for the return journey will be charged, with a mini mum of 819 first class and 5/10 second class Up to 300 miles tickets will be available for one calendar month, and over that distance for 42 days, exclud ing day of issue. These trains will afford an opportunity for travel dur ing the slack period between the Christmas rush and the Easter ex cursions, and should be largely availed of by those who desire a vacation at the end of the summer.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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SATURDAY'S AUCTION SALES [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

SATURDAY'S AUCTION SALES On Saturday next; 23rd inst., at their yards,-Woodgers and Calthorpe will offer 100 head of well-grown local cattle in forward condition, commencing at 2 p.m. The same firm at their auction rooms will sub mit, on. account of various owners, four cottages and a number of town allotments, and immediately after will sell a quantity of furniture and other lines. Particulars are adver tised in' our business columns.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
QUEANBEYAN - CANBERRA ADVOCATE Incorporating the "Queanbeyan Leader." THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 1926. BILLIARD ROOM RAIDED. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

QUEANBEYAN - CANBERRA ADVOCATE Incorporating the "Queabg an Leader." THURSDAY, JANUARY 21, 1926. BILLIARI) ROOM RAIDED. As the result of a police raid on a billiard room at Inverell, eight men appeared at the Police Court there yesterday charged with, being found in a common gaming house. Two were discharged, and the others were called upon to pay £2 with 38/ costs in each case. Thomas Rankin pleaded guilty to keeping a gaming house. Inspector Fraser told Mr. Perry, P.M., that the defendant had been running a gambling 'saloon for two or three months. The police had received many complaints by anony mous letters, and he asked for a heavy penalty.. Rankin was fined £30. TENNIS. At the country week tennis carni val in Sydney yesterday, Barraba de feated Dubbo in'the final of the men's team matches by 7 sets 53 games to 1 set 30 games. In the final of. the women's teamnis matches Tamworth defeated Goulburn by 7 sets 50 games to 1 set 29 games. In, the men's doubles championship J. Ridle...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

:J.G. HARRIS & CO. SAUCTIONEERS & GENERAL AGCITS N4W ADDIs.- , .. COUNCIL CHAMBIERS OPPOUITU POST OFFICE, QUEANBRYAN. WE INSURm YOUR HOUSE, YOUR FURWTJIRE, OR TOUR STOCK - LOW PRMIIUMS We, are Agents for the Argyle Starr-Bowkett Btildiug Society. Payment of 6d per week entitles you to a Lean of £60, 5/- per week to £500. ' We Complete Your INCOME TAX RETURNS and give you advice in reference thereto. 15 years' experience. TRUST MONEY TO LEND ON GOOD SECURIUIES £1,000 or £5,000 *AGENTS for Sale of the Principal Estates and Allotments. Cheapest and Best Sites in. Queanbeyan. NOTE THE ADDRESS J. G. HARRIS & CO. COUNCIL CHAMBERS, OPP. POST OFFICE, QUEANBEYAN The Star Pictures SATURDAY, JANUARY 23rd S"PEACOCK FEATHERS" featuring JACQUELINE LOGAN, CULLIN LANDIS, * GEORGE FAWCETT, PRINCE TROUBETSKOY A magnificent filming of Temple Bailey's brilliant novel. It lays bare the soul:of a Butterfly Girl who couldn't just make up her mind whether to marry for love or for mo...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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FIRST PARLIAMENTARY SESSION AT CANBERRA. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

PIRST PARILAMENTARY SESSION AT CANBERRA. - 4----- In a memoradum, dated Dec. 21, tabled in the House of Representa tives yesterday, the chairman of the Federal Capital Commission recom mends that Parliament should open at the Federal Capital on January 26, 1927, and that, after a short session, should adjourn until April, 1927. He also proposes that the transfer of the nucleus staff of Federal officers should commence on February 1, and be completed by the end of March next year. It is recommended that 150 addi tional officers be transferred in Octo ber, but that the balance of the pub lic service should not be transferred until sufficient permanent adminis trative office building is ready for occupation. This accommodation, the chairman adds, will probably not be available until 1930. The Commission it is stated, feels that it is desirable' that Parliament, and a large proportion of the public service, shouWl be transferred to Can berra at the very earliest possible date. It is the...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
IT'S A MISTAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

IT'S A MISTAKE. Many people in a misguided effort to get rid of backache, rely on plas ters, liniments and other make shifts. The right treatment is kid ney treatment and a remarkably re commended kidney remedy is Doan's Backache Kidney Pills. The follow ing is an experience typical of the work of this grand remedy. Mr. Nichol McInnes, Antill Street, Queanbeyan, says: "Some time ago my son hurt his back when lifting a bag of corn and for a time he was very bad with aching pains across his kidneys. After a while he com menced using Doan's Backache Kid ney, Pills and a ;short course cured .him. ,He says; these Pills are first rate for-curing :backache, and always recommends . them; to :anyone suffer ing. from: this ;trying complaint." Twenty; years later, .Mr. Menlnes ;says: !'We:are- all great believers in Doan's Backache 'Kidney. Pills and would not be without them for any thing.: They` cured my son of back ache many:. years ago, and he' has not been tioutubled with the com plaint s...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LABOUR LEAGUE ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

LABOUR LEAGUE, -9 ANNUAL MEETING. On Tuesday night last, in the Triumph Theatre, the annual meet ing'of the local branch of dtie, A.L.P. took place,' presided over by Presi dent 'J I."Harris, and,attended by a goodly number of its members. In his opening remarks, the Presi dent apologised f6or 'the ,abse?ice of Messrs. Stokes and Tully,' . `Labour memblers for the' district, who were detained owing to pressure of: Parli meintary business in Sydney. '*Helalso read an apology, from Alderman' W. Fieebody, Mayor of Queanbeyan:i. After the minutes lh'a` been con firnied, the secretary read'hisaniinual report as follows: ANNUAL REPORT. Gentlemen,--In presenting the Annual Report for 1925, I wish to thank the President, Treasurer, Vice President, Mr. Litherland, and the Assistant Secretary, also all members of the League who have given me their valuable assistance during the last term. From October to Decem ber, 1925, we held fourteen general meetings, during which period the Federal and M...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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WONDERFUL MORRIS VALUE. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 21 January 1926

WONDERFUL MORRIS VALUE. -4-·-- The announcement made of a re duction in Morris-Oxford Cars with 4-wheel brakes and full equipment to £327/10/- is undoubtedly a sur prising reduction. This English car was previously considered wonderful value at £387/10/-, on top of which comes the fresh reduction of' £50. This is possible through the fact that its output is enormous and the new price should increase the number of sales. The Federal Motor Garage Pty. Ltd., near the Bridge, Quean beyan, are district agents and are prepared to give demonstrations and service. They also handle Morris Cowley cars from £250 upwards and Morris Trucks.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate
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