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FROM VARIOUS SOURCES. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 6 June 1914

FROM VARIOUS SOURCES. The Panama Canal, although not of . flciaiiy opened, la already boing used , by ships, and waterborne traffic Is passing through the canal. Thus after ten years of labor and at a cost f over ^80,000,000 the Atlantic and lactflc are united by a waterway with a minimum depth of 41 feet. The ad vantages gained by countrloa upon the Pacific by the construction of the canal are of great value, and the shortening of many trade routes la of Inflnito Importance to the world in general. In conturies past the Isthmus sent • . Rich galleons to ancient Spain, - And later De Lesseps tho gold of France ■ s Poured out in her lap in vain. . .. She seemed like n land of woe and death, . Accursed by an evil star, ,, •;•••• Till the Yankee came, alert and game 'Sf.v::.~To shovel at Panama. - -v The work is done and the wnv is clear As the long wet roadway free Spans out and weds Atlantic surf To tho blue Pacific sea. ■i, .Tho steamers cast their shore lines off, As the great lock...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE SCREAM SKIRT. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 6 June 1914

THE SCREAM SKIRT. A London paper has had to pav £600 for saying of a young lady's ball - costume: "It's absolute transpar ency left little to the imagination. It waB a bit oi a scream . . The plaintiff gave evidence that the dress was made by an ordinary dressmaker, Now, if It had been Miss Lottie Tan and under her mother's supervision, go who got this "write-up" she would havo sung:— Mother knew.- what the dresB would ■ show; s If anyone knew it, Mother would know; And how to a ball o girl should go; The dress was a perfect dream. Yet did a London paper rude -Adopt the critical attitude Of wowsers railing against tlie nude, And called it a bit of a Scream. These horried reporters ought to bc Drowned'in the depths of the Zuyder - Zee: .1 know her name—It 1b C.A.T. ;> She can gush and flatter and beam But when In the office she takes her ... '' 'pen' • And stops her jinks with reporter men JShe shows her own true colors then, ..ia* .. She called it a bit of a scream. It may be the...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LITTLE GIRL. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 6 June 1914

LITTLE GIRL. Vou'vc a very narrow skirt, Little Girl. Are you sure It doesn't hurt, Little girl? Thatl a mincing little stride Where the street is far. and wide. Are you sure there's' room inside, Little girl? rfhat will happen if you slip, Little girl? Aren't you fearful it will rip. Little girl? Yoti would better take a sack, So if anything should crack, it would serve you coming back, Little girl. Let the bottom out a bit, Little girl. It is much too tight a fit, Lltttle girl. As the matter sadly stands, You'll bo walking on your hands, And in that event—my lands! Little girl! —Colorado Tex.) "Record." I

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
RISKY. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 6 June 1914

RISKY. •ior eyes flashed Are! A dangerous trick, When on her face The powder's thick —Detroit "Free Press." Her eyes flashed flre— Ho was the game— She put him out— Her old time flame. Lob Angeles "Express." Her eyes flash flre He must avoid; .lis collar's madei Of celluloid. Youngstown "Telegram."

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WOMEN TO SHOW TOES. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 6 June 1914

WOMEN TO SHOW TOES. Mile. Jeanne Prevost, the dainty ac tress, has set all Paris talking of a new faBhlon—the mode of bare toes. At the Theatre Rejane, she caused a great commotion In the thronged foy er by appearing with her feet shod in pretty sandals, fastened around her ankles by cross ribbons in the old Greek style. "It is delightful to have the feet quite free," Bhe Bald to those who questioned her. "Why should women cram themselves into narrow boots with four-inch heels?" Jewel lers are already having toe-rings made for sandal wearers. Mile. Pre vost was the actress who launched the trouser skirt. • It. 1b expected that the fashion will be shown in Melbourne when spring comes around again.

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HER LENTEN SACRIFICE. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 6 June 1914

HER LENTEN SACRIFICE. what are you giving up. for Lent?" I asked a maiden fair; "Tho chocolate soda that you love, Tho ribbons in your hair, New novels, bonbons, violets, The cup of fragrant tea, The pleasure of the bargain sale, The weekly matinee?" 'You know 1 never fail to make A sacrifice in Lent," She answered with a fleeting smile. Demure and Innocent, "To make the Blendor silhouette, On which just now we dote, I've given lip my very last^ Remaining petticoat." —"Judge," New York. Paraphrasing to suit the spirit of tho times:—"Girls will bo boys."— fUiladoiphia Ledger. Aa the girl domestic servant drops out the male "genera^' takes her place. Men are displaying a grea: aptitude for this work, and they shln<; especially in cooking. Old sailors are much appreciated as servants in Eng land. They are steady workers and like to stay in the house. It has not yet been decided whether they shall have any "followers" in the kitchen, or whether the term "night out" shall be I...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
RICE TO HATCH EGGS. A PECULIAR CHINESE SYSTEM. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

RICE TO HATCH EGGS. A PECULIAR CHINESE SYSTEM. Chinese poultry farmers in the (lis- ! tricts nenr Amoy, have a singular sys tem of hatching hens' and ducks' eggs, it is explained in an American consu lar report that the breeder roasts a quantity of unhusked rice and wlion it is lukewarm spreads a 3in. layer in a wooden tub, and places about 100 eggs thereon; another layer of rice is spread over the eggs. Each tub li is six layers of rice and five layers of eggs; so that there are 500 eggs in each tub. The rice is heated once evory 24 hours,, the eggs being taken out at such times. When the eggs are put in the rice again the bottom layer is placed on the top. The chicks and ducklings are produced in from 20 to 30 days.

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
"KISS THE BRIDE." DISAPPOINTED GUESTS. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

"KISS THE BRIDE." DISAPPOINTED GUESTS. When Robert Spencer, of Pennsyl vania and Mabel Dockard of Kansas, both members o£ a^theatrical com pany, -svere married by Judge Miller, of Oklahoma, California, the brido groom invited everyone present to kiss the bride. There was a rush for kisses, but the judge ordered them to keep their seats' while he went into the question. Two law books were consulted in a search for a precedent for such a proceeding, and the judge finally an nounced that the age limit barred the bridegroom from issuing any such in vitation.

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TRAVELLING BY AIRSHIP. "A LOVELY SENSATION." [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

TRAVELLING BY AIRSHIP. "A LOVELY SENSATION." An Australian girl now 011 a—visit to Germany sends an Interesting let ter tolling ot tlio wonderful progress ot aerial navigation: "I must toll you of my latest ad venture. My brother-in-law chartered the Zoppolin airship, "Victoria Lou ise," and Invited fourteen of us for a three hours' flight. So we all went to Hamburg and stayed the night there, and early noxt morning started off to the hall where this gigantic ma chine Is stationed. We climbed into her by. means of a ladder; then she was guided out of tho hail by about a hundred soldiers, all tugging on to her to keep her from rising. When she was clear of the hall they let her go, and off wo went at the rate of SO miles per hour from Hamburg to Kiel, to see the opening of the regatta It waB a lovely sensation, and an ideal way of travelling—no jolting or rat tling a'B in an express train, and not that constant sensation of speed and tho after result of drumming in llie oars as in a ...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PROTEST BY THE VICAR. HATLESS BRIDESMAIDS. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

PROTEST BY THE VICAR. I HATL.ESS BRIDESMAIDS. The Rev. H. N. Ealcs, Vicar of \V;i 1 thcm-cross (Eng.), has entered a pro test against what ho describes as the growing custom of bridesmaids and other women In bridal parties attend ing the inai'rlage service .with uncov ered heads. He says that It Is com mon for bridesmaids to appear at tho sorvice either without hats, or with something which by no stretch of imagination can be called a covering for the head. In future, the clers:-' of his parish will decline to solemn ise marriages whore the scriptural rule Is not observed.

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

Dislocated Shoulder. UiiiiUi: to Uhc Ann for Six Moulin. ('i)iustock's Nerve anil Hune I.initiicnl Allui'ls Wonderful Relief. "As I always believe in giving ccdit where credit is dm*," writes Mrs K. Mabcr, of "Nil Desperanduin," Darihrook-road, Auburn, N.S.W., 441 hiii sending this statement in praise of Coinslo .'k's Nerve and Hone Liniment. .lust twelve mouth* ago I dislocated my shoulder, and for abonf six months sulVered continuallv, being tumMt. to do any work that necessitated the use of niv right arm. T was treated by a~ doctor and also tried various Liniments recommended )>y different chemists lint all to no purpose, the severe pains still con tinuing. After being in this slate forabout six months 1 one day road an advertisement containing so ne testimonials from peonle who had benefited by the U;<e of this remedy, and *o decided to test it myself. After trying the first bottle I felt much relief.-1 f am now usin" my. fourth bottle, and find 1 can use niv shoul...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
QUAINT YOUNG GOVERNESS. New Get-Rich-Quick Scheme. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

QUAINT YOUNG GOVERNESS. New Get-Rlch-Qulck Scheme. We have all heard of the beauty actor who was accustomed to wrlto unreserved love-letters to himself, read them 011 the Block with a patient pitying cmlle, then tear them careful ly, once, half-way across tho page, and drop them while he murmured very distinctly, "Poor little girl." There was always the chance of a fascinat ed flapper picking them up, and it might be, on occasions, that the busy press-agent would find them. But Brighton, Sussex, has produced a new kind of letter-writer In the person of a quaint young governess who address ed vivid letters to herself. An odd flapper may do this somotimeB, but not in tho style of tho Sussex govern ess, whose "stunt" It was to tell her what she thought of her—and the thoughts were vitriolic. By way of lending variety's spice to tho pastime, the lady took to signing a retired col onel's name to the letters and address iug one, now and then, to somconn else. She became so engrossed in th...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Church Services. SUNDAY, MAY 24. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

Church Services. Sunday, May 2<1. Church of England.—7 p.m., Mr Walters. Presbyterian. — 11 a.m., Mr James ; 7 p.m., Mr Tippett.8 Methodist. — Koronf? Vale : 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Rev Ilateley. Wedderburn : 11 a.m., Rev Ilateley; 7 p.m., Mr Laity. ICurraca : 3 p.m., Mr Laity.

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
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Come Again, Regglel [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

Come Again, Regglel Reggie: So. by -way of 'breaking the Ice, I remarked that the weather was very cold. Henry: Well, and what did «he re ply? Reggie: She eakl. "The recurring phenomena of*heat and cold are io frequent and 10 familiar at to b» m«.t t»r» too negligible to «o#aM my In t*r«it, Mr,' Rl»k»r" '

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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VETERAN JOCKEY STILL SCORING. "ALWAYS RODE TO WIN." [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

VETERAN JOCKEY STILL SCORING. "ALWAYS RODE TO WIN." Up at' Albury last week Wally Douglas, who lias been riding horses for 40 years, won both, hurdle racefe at tho local race meeting. Douglas is probably tho oldest jockey In Austra lia. The crowd did not forget to cheer. Douglas put In a long term In Melbourne once, and has ridden winners all over Australia. The great est disappointment of Wb life wa3 that ho could not rido Glenloth in the Melbourno Cup. Ho steered Glenloth home firBt in many races around the Upper Murray district, but could not make tho weight for Flemlngton. Glen loth cantered home in tho mud. People said the win was a fluke, but Douglas always declared, that Glenloth wrb under. estimated. Douglas has had many falls, but he has never had a limb broken. And he holdB a better record than that? He has never once been disqualified. Hats. off to Doug ' lai! r

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
cycling and Motor Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

©ycling and Motor Notes. [By ur Special Correspondent.] Hail luck is still pursuing the Australian road riders imw in France. Kirkham writes the Punlop Hul»1»ci* Co. that none of the team <li I anv good in the Tourde Hcl giim. "Munroand Kirkham were put out of contest through smashing up the frames of their machines. Kirkham was racing along beside a 6ft drain and fell into it, bending hi* inaehiue. He straightened it up and caught up to the leader-, hut later on ti e bottom tube of frame snapped. He.'eev and Snell had spokes ripped out of their wheels and retired The former rider was passing through a railway erasing, when a trooper's horse kicked out, hitting I'iereey 01 the ankle and damaging hU bick wheel. Hell fell and hurt his wrist, and was unable to continue. Kirkham and the lest of the team are beginning to wou d-r when their bad In-.-k is going to cease, to" in no event in which anv of them have competed, have they been free from falls and punctures. Their next ...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
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"THE ROAD TO WEALTH." LIFE STORY OF H. D. McINTOSH. ROMANTIC RISE OF YOUNG AUSTRALIAN. NEWSPAPER BOY TO THEATRICAL KING. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

"THE BO AD TO WEALTH." LIFE STORY OF H. D. MclNTOSH. ROMANTIC RI8E OF YOUNG AUSTRALIAN. NEWSPAPER BOY TO THEATRICAL KING. No man In tlio whole Commonwealth lias achieved such prominence within tho last few years aB Hugh D. Mcin tosh. His rise has been moro than remarkable. It has been almost me teoric. A few years ago ho was slav ing hard in a pastrycook's shop in Syd ney. To-day Ills name iB known not only throughout Australia but almost equally as well in America i^nd Eng land, and right through the English speaking world. Ho has jumped from a position of comparative obscurity to be ono of tho biggest entertainmont magnates of this or any other time, and ha has the reputation of belli!; the biggest hustler among the businesa men of Ills native country. He is at present 011 his second trip around tho world searching for attractions to place before Australian audiences. Born in Sydney just 38 years ago, "Huge Deal" Mcintosh, as one inter viewer called liini, may almost be said to be...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NORTH-WESTERN BAND ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

NORTH-WESTERN BAND ASSOCIATION. _ A meeting of delegates was held at Clreig's hotel, Korong Vale, on Tuesday evening. The president (I)r Embling) occupied the chair, and others present were Messrs Li and M. llewston (Korong Vale), Cameron nn-l Page (Boort), Howe] Is and S1 a ley (Ingle wood), and Davis (representing Ultima by proxy'. The minutes of last meeting were read and confirmed. The iiiles passed at last meeting o' the association were considered and amended. Rule 2, which states "that all playing members' names must be registered not later than 30th June," was amended with the iollowing addi tion : "Should any player join as a member one of the bands one month prior to the contest such member will be entitled to tn!;e part in a contest if lie makes a statutory declaration that he will remain a resident of the town or district not less than three months after contest." This would prevent any players being brought in for th? contest, and the term "district" shall mean a radius...

Publication Title: Korong Vale Lance And North West Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Korong Vale Lance and North West Advertiser — 13 June 1914

The Standard Family Medi'-ine. Throughout Australia l)r Mor.-e's luilun }>„ot. Pills suv ft household remedy, and the jintulotu {Wr««uu t> ij.iline.jts In thousand^ of homes the liltlu utulur Injttlo in l\) } sole Uupt fm>, and tlio pro cms by whlo'i the Mo;id in piiriliud must hv stimulated t'l Ctir.uv off the pni'ims in tlie Mood, wliiuli ia the cuhu of nil disease, and many a seriuus ill ness may lie prevented l>y, Hit limoly nie of liichu i'm*, chunking tiie disease in its primary st ya. Dr. Morse's J inl li i) Root l'ills aro purely vege table. Tliey aro a per foot 1)1(10(1',iuri:ier, uim a safe and leliable svninly [y1 liillu'wiieaa/Coiwiipatioii, Iwli uvatiuiii Hallow Complexion, 1,1,-er nud Kidney I lou'.i'.cs. 1'iles, I'lmplcs, holla mill tflutiriK-H, iiiid Iji' Kvnmlti All "'hourly 0:i" Million Bvttlua wM nnmu0.1tv ; In «\utiut|AvU<

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