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HUMUS! WHAT IS IT? ITS RELATION TO SOIL NITROGEN [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

HUMUS! WHAT IS IT? ITS liKNATlOX TO SOIL .N ITIIOCi KN 'IV manv 1 Iii.H article may seem su perfluous, but wo tliink it* seasonable to fully explain ii« meaning ;iikI it* value to plain, life. Seasonable, bccau-o 111■ > majority ot our tanners have much stul>l»le or t r.i ii tbat can l*»* converted into the very necessary soil coustitutent. what is uu.Mirs? Huiiai* is derived from th,- gradual decay ol any vcgctablo matter t:ui« may bo turned into tho soil; Ibis is hastened by its gradual incorporation with the soil, combined with thorough working and exposure to tho atmos phere. Where it is lacking thu all nnportaut soil nitrogen is absent. Tho organic portions of our soils might be just the same in both light ^easily worked) loams and our heavy clay lauds. The humus or decayed imin is always noticeable by tho smoky or dark appearance that tho soil pre sents. Sandy mm! devoid of humus i-> very light in colour, but a good .study loam is always recognised by its dark appeara...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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THE CRESWICK ADVERTISER ESTABLISHED 1858. TUESDAY, MAY 12, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

THE CRESWICK ADVERTISER ESTABLISHED 1858 Tuesday, M,Pf 12, 191.1c Lovers of moving pictures are to be favored with a great treat on Wcdnes ■ day evening, when the representation of the appalling Roman tragedy, "The Last Days of I'ompeii," so vividly described by Lord Bulwcr Lytton, will be shown in the local town hall. It is a picture reputed to be second only from a historial,point of view to "Quo Vadis " The'film depicts life in the historic Roman city, at the time of its destruction in the year 71J a.ij, and then follow the scenes when it was disinterred. Speaking of this Lord Bulwer Lytton says in his book:— "Nearly 17 centuries had rolled away when the city of I'ompeii was dis interred from its silent tomb, all vivid with undiuuned hues, ils walls fresh as if painted yesteiday—not a hue faded on the rich mosaic of its floor—in its furum the half-finished columns us left by the workman's hand—in ils gardens the sictilicial tripod—in ils luib the chest of treasure—in its baths th...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Coursing. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

Coursing. A hare drive in counnction with the Creswick, Kingston and Ascot Coursing Club took place ou Saturday morning last at "Snizort," Cattle Station Hill, and it wai a ginat success. About 30 horsemen turned out to assist in driving the hares from the open into the en closure on the "Snizort" Kstate. The following were present:—Messrs A. L. Nase (president), P. Nasc, W. H. Gore, Dougall, F. Redtnau, A. Leish. man, A. Ross, R. Oxley, M. Hurley, J. McAndrew, A. Johnson, jun., D. Hawkey, J. Troup, J. Ellwood, T. Coffey, J. R and A. W. Carter, \V. and H. Holmes, T. and A. Whiting, J. Hawker, F. Gilbert, F. C. and G. Morrish, A. L." Turner, G, Fisher, A. Petrie, A. I'earce, Chris. F.iwcett, jun.,and J. Oxley (secretary.) Seven teen hares were driven iDto the en closure. The club have decided to wire-net the whole of the homestead paddock, and make it one of the most up to date open plumptons in the State. The club intend having this done before the Champion meeting on the 20th and 2...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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DISTRICT HOSPITAL. MONTHLY MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

DISTRICT HOSPITAL. 'M MONTHLY MEETING. Tlx; monthly meeting of committee of the Creswick District Hospital was held in tlie Bank Chambers on Thurs day evening. There were present Messrs Tlios. Gushing (president), R. Wall, D. Lyall, C. C. Phillips, \V. Winter, J. Slaltery, R. Gurr, W. B. Grose, and t'ie secretary (Mr W. S. Northcott.) Apologies for non attendancc were received from Messrs W. 1'. Norlbcott and C. McL'liersou. CORUESI'ONOKNCl!. Krom Miss Verna M. Treloar, asking that her name be put 0:1 the list (or appointment as ii probationer.—Com plied with. l' rom the relatives ol the late J. 11. Peicoek, returning thanks for tribute u( respect, which the cuinmittee paid to the memory uf their late father; also for forwarding wreath expressive of their sympathy Ml'lMCAl. Oi l ICliK !? KKl'ORI. l)t V. A. Wilson reported—Number of patients in hospital March 31st, 11, S males, 16 females; d.r ad mitted since, S males, 3 leniales Nuni ber of patients discharged since Maich ^ 1t, Clli...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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SMEATON v. DEAN. HOME TEAM SUCCESSFUL. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

SMEATON v. DE/VN. HOME TEAM SUCCESSFUL. Beautiful weather favored these teams when they met for the initial match, on Saturday, at Smeaton. The visitors were represented by Slater (2), O'Brien, White, Townsend, Giles, Ryan, Tatchell, 15. Richards, Drury, Wade, Whiting, Ritchie (2), Bouatead, Bell, Rush and Bailey ; while the home team consisted of F. Williams, J. and R. Kennedy, T. Jones, Crane, li. Toose, T. Fawcett, Carnegie (2), Kelso, Fletcher (2), Ilutton, Mitchell (2), Ritchie, Curran and Finlayson. T. Slater captained the visitors, and the home team was Jed by Skipper Fred Williams. J. Dillon, of Ballarat, was central umpire and pave entiie satis faction ; in fact, he helped to make the game what it was—a line, manly ex hibition of football. On the bounce of the bull Williams snapped and passed on to Crane, who passed on to •' Friday " Fletcfier, who at once shot for goal, and the two flags were raised, the ball having been in play only a few seconds. At the bounce Williams a...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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OF RURAL INTEREST [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

OF RURAL INTEREST (By "Ku.itioui.") TJif.'r* \roie some matters of general iuteivat dealt with by tho Chamber ot Agriculture at tho last quarterly meeting. It was reported that tho attempt to hold a eonieronce of thu States on tho question of the bulk handling of wheat hud not met with .success, owing to tho fact that organi sations \n oilier States did not think that any good purpose would bo served by tho conference. Tho chairman (Mr. MeLellan) said that bulk handling would come in New South Wales in time, indeed it would be adopted by all States in the fulness of time. It was a big matter*, and tho Govern ments must prucced carefully. Tho chamber expressed itself as opposed to an ificre;ts«.d duty on Huperpliospiiates, uhielf must raise tho price. No legis lation should bo passed which would di minish the produciinn. Tho chamber was also opposed to any further duty on sheepskins exported from tho Com monwealth. Two delegates wero ap pointed to give e\idcnee, if tho luvd before th...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

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SOME POINTERS IN THE CARE OF PIGS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

SOME POINTERS IN THE CARE OF PIGS. Tho essentials "1 ail environment .suitable for brooding animals aro Mich as will afford thorn an abundance ni sunlight, fresh air and exercise during tho day, and warmth and irec<lom lruin dampne.-s at night. During tho sum mer niuiiilis the hunting problem i* an t a-.y oiks s»»il 01 providing rang? is niuio dillieult laeau.se 11 mvolv» s fencing, and I'm- this reason too many pig-growers tail to provide .sullicien; range to derive tho greatest possible hem-lit from it. There aro no rules ior determining tho acreage necca>ary lu pasture a given number of pigs, Rainfall, the uature of the soil, tillage, amount oi grain fed, aro all lactors that enter into tho problem. lu most parts ol tho province one hall acre of well «*nlt 1 vated land .sown to a suitable iorage crop will bo siifiieient to pasture on'-* brood sow and her progeny ot seven ptg->. Tho amount 01 giaiu that .shouM hi* I id in a<ldition 10 tho lorago thn>...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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THE WEIGHT OF A HAYSTACK. A SIMPLE METHOD OF APPROXIMATION. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

THE WEIGHT OF A HAYSTACK. A SI.MI'LK .MKTllOD OF Al'l'UUXI MATUIN. In mm-, naming the number of t*»ii-» of hay in a staek. many larmeis reiy upon mere nue-swork, but something near tin* approximate wn^it may l.« obtained il the length ;crj(i width ho nivasui'iKl, and then a tape passed Horn tile bottom of tho >taek on one Md<> to the bottom Uii tile other side, and thi* measurement. whieh is ealled the overthrow, and the answer will nive tile number «>f enhu; leet in the staek. Of eour-o, it the >laek ha> dilieivnt WUhll-. or <iilt ♦Teltt n:i-nt> will haw to be taken in several place.*., Uie average of thei»o bein^ oh lamed by adding tie in together ai.d di viding by the number of measnr iinm mad.-. Tho numb/r of « wb.c loot o) nay per ton varies considerably with th.- length of time that il luu been stacked. With newly stacked hay it will take about ."Mi cubic feet to equal a toil, and il it has been .>taeked lor two or threo mouths, from ...

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THE ENSILAGE STACK. THE QUESTIONS OF SIZE, MATERIAL, AND CURING. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

THE ENSILAGE STACK. IIIK gUKSTllJNS OF SIZK, MA TKHI .VIjj AND (JUHING. \\ hen tho dairy farmer ' decides fo u.ako an ensilage .slack ho should so bet a level situ and set out tho stack square. rather than oblong, so as to have the greatest capacity with tho least exposure to tin? atmosphere. It is at tho sides of the stack that the v.aslo occur-. The stack-bottom .should ho linn. Cut sullieieni grass or other crop to provide materia] to mako a layer Git. u> bit. thick. Cart tho grass as soon as mown and firm this as soon as possible, remembering that llie usual proOi.'ss of stack-building is rewired in onsilago-muking, ior tho s:de> must, he higher than tho centre, and a damp or wet dnv is rather better than a dry one. * When tho whole has .H'tiii (i thev sid< s .should he as dense as tho rest of the stack; for, with tho exclusion of air, wasto is avoided. The following day tho first layer will have heated -to probably i30 deg. F. ; tlien a lurther quantity .sh...

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Postal Information. Letters [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

Postal Information. Letters Commonwealth, New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solomon Islands, per J oz Id United Kingdom and British Pos sessions, per 4 02 - - Id Other Countries, per J oz • 2jd Letter Cards Commonwealth, New Zealand,Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solo mon Islands - - Id Post Cards. ! Commonwealth, New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solomon Islands • Id United Kingdom - Id Reply 2d Other Countries - - ljd Keply. - - - :<U Commercial Papers Commonwealth, every 2 oz up - G lb - . - .Id United Kingdom and other Coun tries, 2 02. 3d; 4 oz, Sild; 0 oz, •Id; ij oz, 4id; 10 oz, 5d. Each additional 2 oz up to 0 lb - Id Circulars and Printed Matter Only. Commonwealth, New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solomon Islands Every 2 oz up to G lb . Jd United Kingdom Every 2 oz up to G lb - Id Books. Printed in Australia Every S oz - id Not printed in Australia Every •! oz - Jil New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides, and British Solomon Islands Every 1 oz up to G...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

VICTORIA insurance COY. LTD. Mtrket Street, Melbourne. Chairman—Hon. Edward Miller. Fire, Marine, Accident, Workmen's Compensation, Live Stock and Guarante Insurance Businep Con ducted. JAMES J. HAVERTY, Secretary. Agent:—W. P. Nopthcott. Established 186S. S. BRIN8DEN and SONS GENERAL STOREKEEPERS HIGH ST., KINGSTON. Market Rates for Dairy Pradilce. Agenta for New Zealand Fire and flarine Insurance Co. Blske taken at Lowest Rates. AMERICAN HOTEL. C.T.A. HOUSE, OPPOSITE POST OFFICE, ALBERT - STREET. . Tame Strictly Moderate. Cabl Meet All Trains. Telephone, 11. PUBLIC Directory on hand ; also Bradshaw's Railway Guide. t&Crrr. -T. HAINES, Proprietor. THE RECOGNISED COMMERCIAL HOUSE. BRITISH HOTEL, ALBERT STREET, CRESWICK. A Fine Up-to-date Hostelry, Containing Splendid Accommodation for Travellers and Others. Only the Best of Ales, Wines and Spirits Supplied. First-class Menu. Cabs meet every train. Free Stabling.' H. IRESON. Proprietor. flwanston Family Hotol, SWANSTON STREET...

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Men Killed and Eaten. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

Men Killed and Eaten. * ; The steamer I'acifique, whirl) ar- , rived at Sydney on Friday from the j New Hebrides, brought news nf a punitive expedition which had been ] landed at Maleknla by the French ^ p.unboat I-Cersaint for the. purpose | of punishing the hi,-; Nambus man- j eatini; trilie for their attack on the 1 rrew of the recruitinf; schooner flua- j delnnpre some month'; ai;n, when i three of the crew were hilled and ; eaten, and Captain Cnmboy wan so ; severely wounded that In; died shortly j afterwards. The Kersaint arrived at i Y:h on 3'.] Ap• it, .Mil ..Itei .. .'.^y >ri' mine days made her way on her . expedition to Kspeipjc Hay, which is I close to the sccne of the outrage. This I >ay, oil tin; western side of the island, is practically level with the island of U'ala. The distance across. is short, and that is one nf the reasons v.'hy the Namlms savages are enabled toopcrate • at will. 'Che arrival of tin: Kersnint created a panic amongst the tribe, which was c...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

An immense mushroom was found cn Friday hy Mr Ernrsi. Smith on Mr IK II. Pearcr's Mount Charley pro perty, Tallangalta. Tin; circumference of th<: head was 3 feet inches, and the circumfcrcncc of the stem was ii inchcs. Til R LATKST AND BKST. Dr. Sheldon's fiin Pills are tin* latest am! best remedy for Backache and Kidney Troubles They luiv«* only la be tried to be appreciated. Sold in glasn containers at Is Od and 12h (id. Obtain able at— see lint of customers. Mr W. Booth, fisherman, secured a monster cod in the Murray at Conn crossing a day or two ago. The fish measured 4 feet 4 inches in length, and weighed 80II). It was caught 011 a spccial hook, baited with a 6 lb fish. I)r. Sheldon's Gin Pills, Dr. Sheldon's Digestive Tabules, Dr. Sheldon's Mag netic Liniment, and Dr. Sheldon's Now Discovery for Coughs and Colds an* on sale and guaranteed by ,1. Tail *t Son John Cassell, -Keatherstone Bros., S. C. Hawkey, and Kva & Co. (chemist) Creswiek:J. Merritt &amp...

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PRESERVING BUTTER. A TESTED METHOD. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

PRESERVING BUTTER. A TKSTKi) MliTUOl). A contributor to "Hoard's Dairy man" gives tho iollowing recipo' for preserving butter, which. Jio bays bus no equal or superior:—Churn ami then wash woll the buttor in several cold waters so as to thoroughly remove every traco of tho butter-nnJk. Drain well, spread it thinly, and bait to tout tho tasto, tiprmkio tho salt tbinl.v over -oviii;y portion of it. Work woli, drain again, and sc-t in .T cold,collar of ewn temperature or in a refrigerator• until next day. Then work it again by means* of a butter ladlo, and pat it into littlo cakes tho size of an egg, an*! pat each of tliJso (ohm at a time) until thin as a wafer, so as to drain oil ;tll tho water possible. Pack in tinhorn jars, filling with 1 in; 01' th-« Next wj'jug a whito lim.-n «u nni'-lf/i cloth from cold water (rutting it in lap a littlo over tho jar), and on lie top of th© cloth put- lino .-;dt until conies level with tin* i«>]» of th.« j:u. Put a sheet of parailm |mp&...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

"Voiea for women I votes ioi1 women !" Scmimccl"the isnpry sutl'rnRette; "Votea for women ! votes for women ! Wc shall ret our own way yet." As the lady a paroxysms Made her hoarse—up spoke McCIruer; "Get your speaking voice in order - Vote for Woods' Great Peppermint Cure!"

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FEEDING WHEY TO YOUNG STOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

FEEDING WHEY TO YOUNG STOCK. *'Sc\v York Produce Heviow" Jias betMi asking its renders to give their exp rienco of feeding whey to young stock. Hero arc threa of tho replies recvivod:— . ' . _ • 1 >t.—Tho whoy .should be clean and fed in clean troughs. Twelve pounds of whey equal about ono pound of grain' for pig anil poultry feed. Two pounds of wlioy equal ctio pouud of ^kira-milk as feed. Sour whey can bo led, hut wo prefer sweet sterilised whey, Ths troughs should be of me tal, such as galvanised iron ones, to keep them from souring, so they can bo easily cleaned. liavo a jargc trough lor pigs and a smaller ono for chickens and a faucet at ono end of tho trough, so they oan bo easily cleaned. 2nd.—Have had no experience along this lino. Do not think it could be mado profitablo unless thero was a largo supply of whey and oue was ablo to conduct the business on a large .seal4. If a factory was already pro vided with suitable quarters for tho animals , aud tli? maker had sufficie...

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SPORTING NOTES. Football. CRESWICK AND ALLENDALE DISTRICT ASSOCIATION. CRESWICK v. NEWLYN. THE FORMER WINS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

SPORTING NOTES. « ;t* Football. CRESWICK AND'ALLENDALE DISTRICT ASSOCIATION. CRESWICK v. NEWLYN. THE FORMER WINS. The preliminary matches of ihc Creswick and Allendale District As sociation took place on Saturday last, when Creswick were at home to Newlyn, and Smeatoo had a visit from Dean, the bye falling to Allendale and Broom field. ' When Creswick took the field against Newlyn they were two mon short, places left for expected players not being Gllcd, although several emer gencies were available. At the end of the first quarter another player was taken on, and at half time the locals were numbered and fouud one short, so the full eighteen was made up. Compared with their opponents they were on the light side, but on the dry ground tlioy proved more expert in getting on the ball, which was the main factor of their success. In watch ing their opponents they failed dismally, for time after time three aud four Newlyn players would be seen together. Of course this is partly accounted ...

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WOMEN'S INTERESTS [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 12 May 1914

WOMEN'S INTERESTS 1 (JJy "Aiii!)ro-»iiU'. ) ^ilCOU "ft >11 bo wovn, but as dlUk us tho lir treo, wiulo brown ij» fiuiiifci to ho ijlnXo iv ^uu sl'u '<• uow 111 f \ cry dark sliado ot Ute do hegto, tliut hrowu that is almost black, and with , it touches oi yel.on am Miro to occur. Ihu two colours havti an _ nihility. liu to will bo all tho browns from toto ue ncj;io to hron/.e and dead leal' tints, \ ou know lliat with brown ol a ccrtuiu nothing looks bettor thuu old pink, a awU tea rnio coi.mr, and t-lmiilil :i br.iwn u..i>tuiiio coiuo.jom ^*0 1 ;ulvi*u vuu to lmvo uiiu of tlio nuw br.mn T.igiil hat,-., tlu> Hat- sliupo inuilo \i[i over a Iviiili liaiuk'au al tlio bucl. ami .side, ami lilkti iu witli brown tullu ;iml (lUaniitiL'H ui" pink rosea. Do not j;ct tlio coknir tcio i>:ili>, yon want, tun old j>ink. bin too niiicli mixed witli ulnio. H is boU,T to liavo tlio .shad* in" towards vl'iIow tlian wliilo. 'J'lieso aiv quite li.ns tlio brim is lilted U.|...

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