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McMullen. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
McMullen. - On at!urday morning, Mr David A. McMullco. of Close street, Dandenong, died pencefclly aftor a lingering illness, aged 39 years. Deceased was ono of the well-known McMullen family, of Keysborcugh, where he carried on the occupation of market gardener, succeed ing his father. Ho was a very hard worker, and was in the habit of attend ing the Melbout no market with heavy lorry loads of produce, being out at all hours of tho night and morning. In this way he no doubt cantracted an affection of the luugs, which developed into consumption.. He wai attended by several doctors, and then went to the hospital, but the case was reported incurable, and he returned to his mother's residence in Clow street, where he breathed his last, as stated. He was the only son of his mother and the late John McMullen, of Keys botoush, alid there are three sisters Mrs Henshaw, Mrs Lat. Corrigan, and Mrs H. G. Burton. The funeral took place on Sunday, and was well attended, the remains being itterr...
THE LADIES' COLUMN A WIFE'S INFLUENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
THE LADIES' COLUMN A WIFE'S INFLUENCE. Lookers-on often see the wonderful influence a wife can exert for the good or failure of her lhusband. By a gra clous, genial manner she may win hosts of friends for him. In nearly every walk of life, where he has to look to the generous public for a live lihood, she can help him; make the yoke eansIer, and the burdon lighter. A powerful factor in the world of blnsi ness today is found in the influenco of woman. She it is who standls by her husband when the darkness and gloom of trouble and depression lhave settled about him, and infuses hope into him, and points the way to a new beginning, no matter how small.
FLINDERS ELECTORATE. Hon. W. Irvine, M.H.R, Assailed. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
FLINDERS ELECTORATE. Eon. W. Irvine, M.H R, Aseailed. At a smoke sociol held at the Oriental Hteld, Melbourne, on Saturday night, Mr L'ithor, lender of tho Opposition in tho House of Iteprsenttativees, wos present, and in re sponsO to the toast of Iho Federnl t'erliamont, in referring to proferenca to utolnists, Mr Fishet sild :-With regard to prefcronce to untoionist, oven if they got to tht Arbitrn· lion Court, what lid tbe Attorney-Genorol (ltr W 1I. Irvine) soy A Wo, as a Lahotor ponfy, ieor Ihe iirtt Itov tried to ovoid strikes, nod the dicorler and eunl:rlog nwl and injury to health, mod death that follow Ithem. oW have oppealed to the courts to qet jostlce there. Among tho things tho: may be doso by j Isliee is that theor naSy ho preference to unionists. Whtt does ?dr W: II. Irvino say 1 HIo stid, as reported on hiny 15:-" 1 at against preference to unioists, either julicli or other." If he hod his way, ho said, hoe would not olnnw a judge cvoco to Live pteferonce. HtOe wold ...
HOW TO MAKE HEALTHY AND HAPPY HOMES. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
HOW TO MAKE HEALTHY AND HAPPY HOMES. The object of this article is to im press upon the lminds of our youlng women readers that the refinements of fashion, the duties of tlh toilet, and whatever else composes the harmless amusements of young women, should on no account, unless in verry particu lar instances, impede their course of instruction in the more useful and lasting duties of domestic life. To preserve a house, however hlumbl orr lowever costly, in the best possible order, to have a knowledge in the mnaking up of female attire, and to be learned in the divers processes of cookery, are qualities absolutely es sential to all young women, if they have any ambition to be placed at the head of a domestic establishment. The house being file appropriato kingdomn of tlhe wife. It Is necessary that she-should be a thorough nmistress, of all its faults, and in no Instance bd loft at the morcy: of servants, who. ovon It anxloos to plento. are nuldor comletent to carry on a lounehold I o...
GIPPSLAND MAIL TRAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
GIPPSLANDI) MAIL TRAIN. For smone time past Mr WV. S Keast, M.L.A., has been exerting himself to secure the privilege of the Dandenonug peoplo travelling bIy the G(ippIland mail train, but so far he has not been successful. HIe has received the follow. ing communication from MI W. Fitz gerald, chairman of' tihe Railway Commissioners :-' Adverting to your communication of the 16th inst. in regard to passengers for Dandenong not being allowed to travel by the 41.30) p.m. train, I may expslain that the train referred to is the afternoon train to Gippsland, and owing t.. tle oveor orowded condition of' thre cariages it became necessary to issue an instruction lthat suburban pissengers to Dandenong iunchiive were nriot to be allowed to travel by it, but for the convenience of those people arrangements woro made that they could journey lhomrne b) tihe 4 43. South Eastorn line train- on Wednesdays and Saturdays excepted. As rthe latter train does not run on \Wednesdays, thIe Dandenong Iiop...
MENTONE. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
MENTONE. The rapid developnment of Menonoe hns caused urgent requests to be made to the Postal department for a more adequate postal service. Residents in tho northern portion of tho township, in some cases included in tho Chelten. ham letter delivery area, and in others within no delivery at all, have requested that the Mentono delivery be extended, while at the southern cndi between Men tone and Mordialloc, application was made for a sub oflice. The latter appli cation has been granted, and a receiv ing office established at Chantharm's Store, on the Beach road. A mail will leave that office at 7.30 a in. daily, and the inward mail will arrive at 8 30 a.Im. The office has been termed Mentone South, and the service began on lMon dlay last. .
CRANBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
CRANBOURNE. The recent rains have had a good ef fcct on the district generally. The oat and wheat crops are coming on nicely, and the onions are begining to show above the ground. Some really good plants can be seen around.hero. The cuchre party and dance hold in the shire ball last Thursday, proved a great succes, and theo funds of the local football club will be greatly aug neinted. The euchre was won by Miss M. Meado and Mr T. Collins. The Progress Association are hold ing their anniversary on July 4, and as usual, a first class progratmme will be given. Mr and Mrs Keast have ac cepted their invitation to be present, and a butmper houso is expected.
OBITUARY. Roulston. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
. OBITUARY. Roulston. Much regret was expressed in Dandenong on Thursday morning when it became known that our fellow townsman, Mr John A. Roulaton, had passed away at 8.30 a.m. He had been ailing for some considerablo time, and about 12 months ago consultoed )i. McKeddi, of Melbourne, for a sovero cold, and this left a permanenout weak neos of tlhe lungs. Latterly hl deve( oped a bronchitis, and inallv a pneumonia. His illness was complicated by a nervy dyspepsia, which was very distressing, an!d although having the advantages of careful i'lrsing and thebo attendance of Drs. Taylor and Langley, ho expired from exhaustion on'Thurs day morning, after passing a severe night. Deceased, who was 45 years of age, was born at iichmond, and was ap prenticed to his father, the lato Mr Unrvey Roulaton, of the Richmond Guardian, anil South Bourko Journal, Later he worked on the latter paper, and subsequently he went north, and was engaged on tho'Tatura Guardian and Murchison News. Some four ye...
FLEMINGTON SHEEP SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
FLEMINGTON SHIEEP SALES. Only 19,503 were yarded, but prices were down is per head; cross bred wethers selling to 36s, and mnerinos from 23s to 26s. McMillan Bros. Caldermnede crossbreds made 22s 6d; Andrew Chirnside's Borwick crossbreds 27s 6d ; John Turnbull's Gembrook crossbreds, 275 3d; David Nichols' Lang Lang crossbreds G16s 6d; D, H. Duncan's crossbred ewes, 205s; F. McCraw's Lang Lang ewes, 255s Iid; Sheahan's Lang Lang crossbreds 2os6d. Best lambs made to 25s. H. Manks, Toaradin, I3$ od; Frank Kirkham's Hallam's road, i8s Id; D. Nicbolls, Lang, Lang, lgs 3d.
GREATER THAN GOLD Published by arrangement with Ward. Lock and Co., London & Melbourne. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER XVIII. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
GRI;TER THAN GOLD ! SBy L. T. MEADE, A hor of "The Soul of MIargaret / Rand," etc. Piaished by arrangement with Ward, L6e .and Co., London & Melbourne. All Rights Reserved. CIHAPTER XVIII. SThese were truly happy days for he young couple-perlhaps the hap piest days of all before words of love Sbad been spoken, and when the look Sin thile eye and the trembling smile / ronid the lip bcetraed lwhat was pass ing in each heart. Shanits klew by this time that his father and mother w ould give their hearty approval to his marriage with Sheila Danvers, but something. hlie knew not what, de layed the words he longed to utter. Perhaps it was that Sheila looked so very yoniig, so very childish in the simple clothes which had been chosen for her by the Duchess. Whatever the reason, he scarcely ever left her, and that love. which had been only a small thing in comparison in London. grew mnightily apace at Castle O'Doyle. Sheila's hand Tremnbled when she toluched allt of Shansll; her colo...
His Colleague. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
MaessOltger: \Vit's tile S\ei L ye was talkn"' ro, Jlnlnl!c ? Newsbooy: Aw! Him :Ian' toe's work. ed together for years. lie's the edi. tor o' one o' ly l:tllaers! \Wthen \'w looit beact now ultonl some of tilhe thins we used to worry about we \wonder wha:t ailed us. "The Storyteller" (Cassell andti Co., publisher,) for September. all incom parable BsIxpIennt Inagazllie, is before us. It i entictled "A grand story num ber," andi ..,t is just what it is. There have bt.een ln;!y attempts to outdo this magazine in interest, but thle efforts hIave beetl fruitless. Its stories "catch on." If yo1 ;hav\e lot beeu a reader i buy this Septembter nutmber anll you will olltltursltand what is nleant. Barry 'Pain. \\'anick D)eelintg, Mlax Pember toll, Mliss 3raddon, Cailltain Sh;aw. All. drew' Solltl:r, atnd others write tlrill ing short stories, ndt C. D. Pollexfen gives us a loug loevel entitled "The Gold L.agoon," 'The great popularity of "Tlhe Storyteller" is evidence of its worth. "Ask for ...
Spoilt for Laying. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
Spoilt for Laying. The motorist was bowling along well over the legal pace, when a terrl. fled ciuching told hint he was running foul of some waysIde poultry. 'I11 trouble you for fourteen shl. lillgs, gul'nor," observed a gentlieman .In corduroys, who appeared oin the Scene. "7lhat'll be three and sixplence apiece for four chIckens." "But I on:ly lkilled two remonstrated the motorist, as hle took off his gog. gles ald gazed :at tile victims of twen. tieth-cciltury science. "'l'lhemll other two'll never lay a bleossced egg arter this," reclared the countrym an. "Dearme, Is that so?" exclaimed the man In oilskins, as hlie dropped tile su11 demanded into the outstretched poln. "'It's due to fright, I suppose?" "Partly fright, plerhaps," chuckled the coulntryman. "but I reckon It's mostly 'cos they're cocks."
SCRAPS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
SCRAPS. When you lose a rug going home ifi a jinker front the ball, you don't lose a hug. It sas recently reported in a Mlel bourne paper that a contract had been let by the Country Roads Board in the Hastings shire for ?7,000, and that the engineer wsas to get over (500 out of it as conuission, As far as we knowv there is no trutl in the statement that shire engineers re ceived commission on Road Board works, the road making being carried oit· ouider the superision of the Lang Lang to Grantville will be dis continued. The mail route will be from Almurla to Granrrtille, which is much shorter. Amongst a crop of potatoes growt by F. Dyson at Bessiebelle (Port Fairy district) a record of 1S4 was obtained from one root. Of these 70 were of a size suitable for table use, and of excellent quality. That money is to be msade out of the pig iniustry in Gippsland, is shown by the progeny of two rows beloeging to M1r Hogben, of Toora, which have realised from sales alone, (r48/S/. Deducting LI...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
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SCRAPS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
SCRAPS. Constable Orgill, of Loch, who is a Dandenong boy is now away on his annual holiday. I-IHe is a son of Mrs John Orgill, of " Toftscombe, Dandenong. In case any of onr local girls should be on the outi vice, we may mention fhat the constable is now a " Iubby " and a "daddy," and that he has a " wifley." lThere were 350 hIead of cattle yardel at the Loch monthly sale last week. The Dandenong creek is to be dredged by the Government at the Mordialoc end, from thle bridge on thie Pt. Nepean road to the sea. This is a much-nceeded work. 1nt ,I.ouranllin council turned down the proposition by thie Dande notig council suggdsting that the two councils wait on ths Governlnrut a-king that a sum aof 25o voted for the Mordialloc bridge be re-voted for Boundary road works, but in their zeal they forgot the Country Roads Board is supposed to build a new bridge, and it is ,ot likely tle Dn denoug and ld6riabbin councilt will contribute £500 each to thle work as they promised to do if the G...
On a Calm, Still Night. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
On a Calm, Still Night,. It was indeed a beautiful night. Thii gentle zelphyrs played musically amid the delicate fronds of tile turnip-tops, and wafted from far-distant fields the subtle perfume of the lu'hsclous onion and thile fragrance of decaying cab bages. "Detsy," he wlhispered, as they sat together onI the fence surrounding Mlrs. Filligan's pig-sty, "'ow beautiful you bo! Jes' think of it, Betsy! WVhen us be married us will have a pig of our own! Think of that, Betsy!" "lan," she whispered, a note of ro senlltment in helr voice, "what do I care for pigs? I sha'n't want a pig whe.l I've got you!" Then nall was silent once more, save for thile musical frolics of the sophyrs already mentioned.
WHEN PROPOSING [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 25 June 1914
WHEN PROPOSING Don't mention the weather. Don't select a chair on the other side of the room. If you hold her hand, don't tkeep swinging it up and down while talk. Ing to her, as it you were hammer ing something. Don't mutter to yourself. Don't begin by saying that you have something on your mind. Don't be impulsive and try to force her head on your shoulder before the psychological moment. Don't address the window-pane. Don't clasp your hands together. Same with your lips. Don't take one of iher hands In both of yours. Don't keep your eyes fixed persist ently on the end of her nose whil you're- talking,- ..... &lt;:: -" I,?irtnit; ,lue in any sonse Is bodtind by natural laws. Don't pull the braid off the best sofa pillow. Don't sit for a Icng timd without saying anything.