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COLONIES IN THE PACIFIC. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 6 August 1915

COLONIES IN THE PACIFIC. In the course of a paper road before tho Eoyal Agricultural Society on March 8, entitled! "European influcnco ia tho Pacific,", 1513-1914," Sir Everard im Thvirn (formerly high commissioner of the Western Pacific) said that lie wag in Australia when war was declared, and even now he could hardly think calmaly of tho outburst, which he knew was common to New Zealand, of grim delight at tho sudden coming of the day which gavo Australians and New Zealanders tho -opportunity to wipe out, as they so promptly and thoroughly did, every traco of that invader of the pacific. whoso comparatively recent intrusion they had eyed with deep distrust from the first. In conclusion,'' Sir Everard said that, assuming the expulsion of the German from tho Pacific to bo filial, he hoped that tho opportunity for readjustment would bo utilised to como to a friendly arrango inent with our French allies for the as signment to ono or other of tho two Powers of tho now jointly administ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LOCAL AND GENERAL [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 6 August 1915

LOCAL AND GENERAL MR. W. GORDES, hairdresser, has commenced business on his own ac count in the Wonthaggi Theatre build ing, Graham-street. THERE have been 96 recruits enlisted at Wonthaggi for the month of July. A large number are now in camp and others have left this week. THE collection at St. Joseph's Church on Sunday, in aid of the Lady Stanley's fund for Australian wounded soldiers, amounted to over i'5. The amount was made up to £5 15s and forwarded to the fund by Rev. T. F. O'Sullivan. DURING the month of July the rain fall registered at Wonthaggi was 210 points. For the same month of 1 '.J 14 it was 573 points. Sincj 1st January, 1915. 1897 points have been registered. For the corresponding period of 1914 the fall was 1410 points. AT the Wonthaggi Theatre for this week end some specially selected pic ture films will be screened, and pat rons should not miss seeing each evening's programme. The manage ment of this popular house of amuse ment are always on the alert to secure...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 6 August 1915

NATURE'S ©Wil I . J1 s £. B-J .r,j- ii. The Medicine You require for those WEAK. NERVilb ihat TIRED BRAIN-that EXHAUSTED BODY is the one great well-tried and proven Remedy EMI; Eh!-r? Thousands of people all over Australia swear by it who have been cured permanently of Insomnia, Nervous Breakdown, Constipation, Poor Appetite, Nervous Headache, Sick Headache, Neuralgia of the Facial Nerves, Sluggish Liver, Anaemia, and Weakness. All Chemists and Stores sell it. Get it and health at the same time. It never fails. A dose at bedtime will make you sleep as sweetly as a little child. ..G-OOB.. Board and Lodgings AT Beach Road, Hicksborough. TERMS MODERATE. SUPERIOR ACCOMMODATION1. IRfOi?3®. DALY, PROPRIETRESS. Still Flying Like the Dear Old Flag ! W. Gordes, Hairdrerseir, Ff AS .Commenced Business on his i own account in THEATRE BUILDINGS, and trusts to receivc a continuance of patronage afforded him in the past. BRANCH SHOP AT DALYSTON. Razors Ground and Set Guaranteed. Address: THEATRE ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Farewell Evening. SEND-OFF TO PRIVATE VIN. DALY. AN ENTHUSIASTIC GATHERING. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 6 August 1915

Farewell Evening, SEND-OFF TO PRIVATE VIN. DALY. AN ENTHUSIASTIC GATHERING, I There was a very large attendance at the Dalyston hall on Saturday night to bid farewell to Mr. Vincent Daly, youngest son of Cr. P. J. Daly, J.P., and Mrs. Daly, of " Cloverdale,'"' Dalyston. He has joined the Austra. lian Expeditionary Forces, and shortly will embark for active service. Cr. W. J. Hollins presiding, an in teresting and appreciative musical programme was rendered by Mrs, and Miss Baird, Mr. P. Buckley, Mrs. Straughan, Mr. E. Meredith, Miss M. Daly, the Dalyston quartette (Misses Walsh, Baird, K. Ryan, and I. Wilson). Mr. T. Buckley and Misses Hollins and Quick. Rev. F.ilhcr Walsh said they had met to honor i;ud say farewell to Vin. Daly on the eve of his departure from his native hnd to meet tne enemies of his country on the Gallipoli Peninsula. He had known Vin. for about 12 months and theoftener he met him the more he admired him. He had met him riding along like the gay young - fellow h...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
YOUTHFUL CENSOR. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

YOUTHFUL CENSOR. Little ' James. aged' six. hail heen taught to pr.iT pnoli night for nil his relatives and the friends, anil eon.se nuently the list had grown quite large. So one night, when it-canic time for the customary prayers ho refused to s'.iy them. "Well, Well. James!" said his moth er. . "Why won't you say them? All good hoys say their prayers." "Yes, lnit I'm too tired.*' "Oh. my, that's no oxciisc. Come, now. that's, a good boy.'' "Well," relented James. "I guess I'll have to. But anyhow. I'm not going to pray for everybody. I'm go ing to out a lot of 'e.m out. Some of 'em will have to save themselves."

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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COMMONWEALTH PATENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

COMMONWEALTH PATENTS. Applications for grant of letters patent, lodged in tho following names, liavo been accepted by tho Commis sioner. Messrs. G. G. Turri and Co., pa'tont attorneys, of the IJialto, Collins street, Melbourne,- liavo prepared this report from the official records: Bakers' Dough. Divider.-No. 158H: H. A. Dawson, Xkw South "Wales: To avoid driving the gases from dough by compression when dividing it for loaves, &e., it is'forced by ;i double-flanged pul ley and rollers in a continuous stream past a revolving knifo. j Stump Jump Plough-Xo. 1J777; P. C. Telfer and 11. A. Eagle, South Aus tralia: A stump jump plough, in which I the draught hanger is connected to a spring-controlled 1-ver on .the implc- I inent frame, in lieu of to the animal J swings. Ear.bh Scoop.-Xo. 144S5: E. C. Mudge, Western Australia: A wheeled scoop, in which a tilting rectangular scoop-hopper is suspended from a three sided rectangular frame provided with tilting and depressing levers, a...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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TREATMENT OF SEED GRAIN FOR SMUT. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

TREATMENT OF SEED GRAIN FOR SMUT. It is uon' generally rccognisod tliat sojne form of treatment to lestrcy .mufc spores in seed grain is an import ant operation in the production of a profitable crop. Even our best far mers at times disagree on the question of which preventiVe is most iTocu've. They sometimes disagree as to what strength the solution should be. Lut they are unanimous in the opinion that some form of preventive treatment is necessary, not every three or four years, but every single year, n hero, good crops are to be grown, . " The spores of smut are known to re tain life in the granary for at least seven years, and in the ground for two ydars. .' Under favorable conditions they arc capable of germinating in the soil, quite independently of the g.'ain. and of producing crops of a second and of oven a third type of spores that are equally virulent. The spores that adhere to the -sr.r facP^_of the wheat at the time it is "sown arc trie principal source of. in ifocfeiotf...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

mmm THEY DECLARE IT TO BE THE ONE MEDICINE THAT GIVES NEW VITALITY AND LIFE. 9 Dudley Street, Perth. 24/5/12. CLEMENTS TONIC LTD. "A3 a nurse I have, seen Clements Tonic do so much good amongst my patients, it is my duty to state these facts. I have prescribed it often and in every case it soothes the patient, it gives refreshing sleep, creates a desire for food, and IT HELPS THE FOOD TO DIGEST. The patients become bright and cheerful after its use. As a health restorer I say Clements Tonic HAS NO EQUAL. (Signed) NURSE LINNDEBERG." The Rev. J. HOSKING. D.D., Minis ter of the Congregational Mission Church, Fitzroy, Melbourne, writes: "I suffered from Nerroui Prostra tion, Insomnia, and Nervous Head aches. One bottle of CLEMENTS TONIC put me right, and was worth its weight in gold." These arc letters tb.it every man and woman sh-iuld read and act upon. This remedy is the standard Australian Jilood and nerve regene. rator, and no unhealthy man or woman sV culd be without ir. It is only...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A TALE FOR TEARS. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

A TALE FOR TEARS. Here is the story of ail extraordinary man-quite a genius in his way-who .was, as lie said, sentenced to imprison ment "for life and ten years," and yet when he died as a freeman lie had won tho affection and respect of the warden of Iiis gaol, and of his fellow prisoners. His life is a tremendous object lesson in the way to treat men, and in how not to treat them. "John Murphy, known as "Canada. Blackie," was sentenced to life impris onment at Schoharie, New York, in 1903, having participated in a raid upon a country bank, in which tho watch man was killed, sa3-s the "Outlook." "Two other members of tho gang were executed. Nine years later, Blackie made a desperate attempt to escape from prison at Danninora in the same state, seriously wounding a keep er -with a pistol made out of a section of gaspipe and charged with powder accumulated from match-heads. An additional sentence of 10 years was im posed on him; 'hence for life and ten years.' "He was a man of extrao...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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How Money Grows. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

How Money Grows. One shilling per week deposited in the Savings Bunk Department of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, will, with interest added at 3 per cent, per annum, amount to ils IS 4 in 5 years 30 2 0 in 10 years 4S 18 5 in 15 years TO 13 5 in 20 years Ten shillings per month, with in terest added at 3 per cent, per annum, will amount to £32 5 9 in 5 years G9 14 1 in 10 vears 112 18 S in 15 years 103 3 S in 20 years Tn-enty shillings per mouth, with interest, added at three per cent, per auuutn, will amount to £64 14 3 iu 5 yc.us ' 130 13 11 iu 10 years 220 12 <1 in 15 years '327 3 5 in 20 years Do not delay, start a Savings Bank account for each of your children NOW. Knox and Sons, Wonthaggi. Agents for H. B. Corten and Sons;:Moiiumen t?' Masons, Melbourne. Pianos, organs, bicycles, cesh or terms at the Melbourne Furnishing Coy., Wonthaggi.

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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FORTUNE FIVE RULES FOR FIVE RULES FOR FORTUNE [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

TOKTDME FIVE EULES FO& FIVE RULES Ft)At FOET'JNE 1. Cultivate and perfect your idea3. Experiment. The world is eager for something new, which, however si.mple it may be, will save labor or expense, or do tilings better. Let it be more convenient, or propioto pl-.^ure-re duce w&ste. People who handle tilings in every d&y use aro the natural inventors of better, things, und the nai-aral capital ists of to-morrow. Keod the splendid advice that Edison gives. Learn tha procedure as to pa tenting in the ckincf countries-then ee curo your own legal monopoly Ior your righta by becoming. a patentee. 2. If that wor'snsn or foreman, or yout-' ingenious in end liaa produced a clever invention,put him on the track of famous and wealthy inventors. Mr I1'. Townseml, an editor, s&ys of the "Inventor's Uuide."-1 ajn re 5. Fill or copy, and send this order forpi: To Meisrs U. .0. 'i'urri nnd Co., Patent Attorney No 1 of Anstralia^ 'i'iso Sialto, 4H9 Colliiif, Street, P...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
INDIGESTION TREATMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

INDIGESTION TREATMENT. In order that, sufferers from indigestion may learn how to obtain relief, we pub lish the following letters: From Miss Mary Anne Newman, New ton Street, Railway Town, Broken llill, N.S.YV. "For many years I was a martyr to periodical Attacks of indigestion, and had to be very'careful in my choice of food. Eating became almost a nightmare to me, I knowing what the after-effect would be. As time went on the attacks became more frequent, and were accompanied by con stipation and pains between my shoulder blades, as well as in my chest. I was unable to get any proper sleep at night, and would rise in the morning feeling quite miserable and worn out for the want of sleep. I tried various remedies, but derived very little benefit from any of them. Having heard a good deal about the cures effected by Warner's Safe Cure, I decided to try it and see if it would benefit .me. I was not long left in doubt as to the value of the medicine, for I derived great benefit from t...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
How to Get into the Public Service. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

How to Get into the Public Service. A lecture was given recently by Mr. F. S, J3eekwith, F.I.P.S., wlien quite a mass of useful information was given with regard to permanent ap point munis in the Government ser vice. After detailing the manner in which one could secure a permanent position in one of the many capacities such as clerical officers, messengers, telephone mechanics, apprentices to telephone fitting, men to erect poles and to dig holes, etc., telephonists (young ladies), shorthand writers and typists (young ladies), and to correct means of studying ; he pointed out that there were over 21,000 officers in the Government service permanent, whilst last year an additional number of 15,000 were employed as temporary hands." The pej'/iianenfc officers received last year no less a sum then £2,750,000 and the temporary hands were pnirl £1,131,000 m iking a grand total of £3,884,000 for sal.u ies alone. It was necessary fcr th ? Government to hold no fewer th.-.n 438 during last ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Wonthaggi Rifle Club. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

Wonthaggi Rifie Club, The shooting for the trophy pre sented for competition by Cr Wishart, resulted in. 10 members reaching the limit (74). The final will be shot off shortly. The club has also a rifle presented to it for competition, and it has been decided to shoot a competition for it amongst the new members only, those who have joined since March are eligible. The shooting for August will be 15 shots at 600 yards for the V.R. A. medal and captain's trophy. There is still a steady influx of new members who are very keen on gaining a practical knowledge of rifle shooting and in every case a very creditable card was shown. On Saturday last some of the local volunters came out and had a practical test with satisfactory results which proves their value on the batlle field. Any member of the Australian troops will be welcomed on the range and given full practice and instructions. The following is the result of the shooting for Cr Wishart's trophy Score Hdcp. Tl, N. Mclntyre - 72 3 74...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Inverloch. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

Inverloeh. On Monday evening a send-off was tendered to Mr A. Ardley, who has volunteered for active service. Mr Johnstone, on behalf of many Inver loch friends presented the guest with a purse of sovereigns, and in a very appropriate specch wished him good luck and trusted that he would return with a V.C. The concluding hours of the function were spent in dancing ; a liberal supply of refreshments was supplied by the local lades. It is rumore], our cgrrespondent writes, that the popular and generous host of the Esplanade hotel, Mr Bob. Bair, intends to present hi" valuable racing pony, now racing in Melbourne, to be disposed of for the Red Cross funds. Local people are working energetic ally to make the Patriotic art union drawing and dance on August 18 a success. Mesdames Edwards, Ander son and Fisher will preside at a coffee stall, and Misses Holland and Eoje: will conduct a lolly stall. A record attendance is expected. Art U:iion tickets Is will admit to the dmce. The new floor ...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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South Dudley. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

South. Dudley. The death occurred at the Wonthaggi Hospital on July 9, of Mr J. Edmunson of South Dudley, at the advanced age of 68 years. The late Mr Edmunson was a native of Ayr, in Scotland, and had been 50 years in Victoria. On Monday, Aujjust 9, Mrs Mary Allen, aged 57, died at South Dudley from heart failure.

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Glenalvie. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

Glenalvie. Although the Jumble Fair realized £80, and last month another effort produceil £45, the district ladies being fully aware of the necessity of keeping up the assistance on behalf of our wounded, called a meeting at ths Glen alvie hall, and decided that this month a euchre party Le held as a change, and the charge for admission for the gents be Is 6J, and for the ladies some article as towels, sheets, shirts, pillow slips, socks, etc. It is time now to think of getting warmer clothing ready for those at the front, and by the time it can be prepared and reach them, winter will have arrived. Some time ago it was decided to have the photos of J. Luke and R. Pitts enlarged, and hung in the school, as they were the first old scholars to enlist. As the photos did not arrive on Australia Day, it was decided to unveil them on the evening of the euchre party. The friends of Mr and Mrs Michael Green of Glonalvie will rerget to hear that their eldest son, John, aged 41, die 1 suddenly...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Wonthaggi Court of Petty Sessions. Before Messrs Cohen, P.M., and Dr. Baird, J.P. THURSDAY, AUGUST 5. DEBT CASES. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

Wonthaggi Court of Petty Sessions. (Before' Messrs Cohen, P.M., Dr. Baird, J.P.). THURSDAY, AUGUST DKBT CASES. Phillip Mayer v Ed Sheear, order for £7 18s 7d, with 23s 6d costs. Mr Brunt for complainant. J. Tanner v. L. Cooper, order for £7.12s lid, with 5s costs. John Collins pleaded gu'lty t" being drunk and disorderly on July 21, in Graham Street. Constable Edwards gave evidence stating that defendant was very noisy. He was fined 10s. An interesting ch.se, the first of its kind evor heard in Wonthaggi, prob ably in the State, was dealt upon the complainant of William Page Ferjfii son, agent-, South Dudley, against Samuel Abrahams, manager of the Melbourne Furnishing Co., Won thaggi, who was charged with, that he did wilfully and knowingly aid one-O'Neil, a tenant of the. Edwin Ridgway in fraudlently carrying away goods and chattels from a house, which the said O'Neil was tenant, which said goods and chattels had been seized by the said complainant for rent and being under the val...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Bass. SALE OF GIFTS REALIZES £150 [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

Bass. SALE OF GIFTS REALIZES £150 The sale of gifts at Bass was most, successful and Mrs L. Henderson (sec retary) and her assistants are to be congratulated ; over £150 was made. An Australian flag was sold for £18 17s 6d, Mr Bass Emery being the final pur chaser at £1, and he donated it to the Bass school. A two-penny-piece given by Cr Steenholdt, J.P., was sold over and over again and brought in about £2, Cr Nowlan the first buyer paid 9s, and it was finally knocked down to him at 43. In opening the bazaar Cr Steenholdt observed that it wa3 in aid ot the Bass Red Cross Society, to assist the ladies to provide comforts for our gallant Australian soldiers. He hoped that everyone had brought along full purses and pojkets, for it was up to tho;e who could not go to the front to make sacrifices for the brave sol diers who were spending their lives in the sacred cause of liberty, justice, and freedom an 1 hu^vi Uy. They were proud of the exploits oi ine Australians and were thrilled at...

Publication Title: Powlett Express And Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser
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Australian Wounded Soldiers. WONTHAGGI RESIDENTS WILL HELP. TO-MORROW'S FUNCTION. [Newspaper Article] — Powlett Express and Victorian State Coalfields Advertiser — 13 August 1915

Australian Wounded Sol diers. WONTHAGGI RESIDENTS WILL HELP. TO-MORROW'S FUNCTION. Arranged by the Friendly Societies with the co-operation of the Borough council anil otherbodies a spectacular demonstration consisting of proces sion, in which the pit pony "Kiss L-is.s'' in ehargo of Mrs Parker, will collect, as svell as other novelties, and fancy dress football match is fixi'd for to-morrow. The procession will leave the Town Hall at 2 30 and go to the Municipal recreation reserve, where a fancy dress football match will be played. The Union Band will play selections and given fine weather it is expccted that a large sum will be raised for the Australia Day fund.

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