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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
WE LSBACH THE WORLD'S BEST FOR COUNTRY LIGHTING. Air Gas Machines. -:he Welsbach Air Gas Ma chine is so im ple that a child can work it with impunity, Suitable for Lighting, Heat ing and Cook ing. We guar antee satisfac tion with all our Machines, and to prove this we will put a machine in for one month free of charge; and if not suit able, will remove same free of all cost to you. Write for Catalogue. WELSBACH LIGHT COMPANY OF AUSTRALASIA LIMITED, 280 LONSDALE ST., MELBOURNE. WON'T . 5MRINK WOOLLENS Lux for Woollens Lux:forFlannels. Lux for Blouses. ,: Lux for Dainty Fabrics. . Lux for Shampooing. " Lux for Washing Silver & Cutlery Lecver Blothers Llmllcd. Sydncy. ' .. : . . ' "". . . . "? ? ..; 0, PATENTs Obtained in Commornwealth and Else:. . where for Improved methods of Ap[,..... ances, Tools, etc., of any description: . . Full Information. Costs, etc., sent on application to A. O. SACHSE, C.E.,.:. AUSTRALIAN WIDOWS' FUND , -. BULLDINGS, - Corner Collins and William Sta...
PATTERN FOR HANDSOME EVENING GOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
PATTERN FOR IHANDSOME EVENING GOWN. No later evening gown could be se cured thbin.this. It may be made up in any rich material according to the taste of the wearer. It represents "Everylady's Journal" pattern No. 177 -cut. in small, medium and. large sizes. - This pattern may be bought for ninepence from local pattern agents, agents, or will be sent post free to any address if ninepence in stamps is sent to Dept. A, "Everylady's Jour nal," 376 Swanston-street, Melbourne. State number of pattern and size re quired. If a penny stamp is .sent to above address, a 48-page catalogue jwill be sent to, any reader who writes "Send free catalogue.'".. .."
WHEN MARRIAGE IS A FAILURE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
WHEN MARRIAGE' IS A FAILURE. If neither husband nor wife has married for love, but merely for mon ey. or any other mundane motive. If meals are ill-cooked-and badly served. If two young people rush into matri mony, they take upon themselves all the burden of married life when too young to realise the responsibility of it. If the income, though well managed and made the most of, cannot cover the expenditure. If the husband be a Saddy, fidgetty man, perpetually prying "ito house hold matters, and if he -thinks he knows-more about them than.anybody else., If botli parties are absolutely re solved to see only the worst side of each other's character. If the husband tries to be mistress as well.as master of'the house, or the wife master as well as mistress-of the house. - If, when -dark, days come, husband andwife forget they took eachother for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer. If the wife is totally ignoranit of even the rudiments of domestid econ omy, and thinks more of her dr...
WOMAN'S WORLD. WHAT AM I REALLY LIKE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
WOMAN'S WORLD. WHAT .AM .I REALLY LIKE. It is .a strange but undeniable fact that most people hardly ever hear their own voices. You 2nay think that this sounds absurd, for you w;I1 sup pose that you can't help hearing your self when you are constantly speak ing. But you will realise thaia it is true if you remember what a shock it is to you, when you happen to be speaking iii p roomful of talking peo ple, and they all suddenly stop talk ing, leaving your voice going on alone. A thing of this kind gives you a great start, because the voice sounds so strange and unfamiliar. .It isalso a very great surprise to bear yourself mimicked. You are al most certaini to ejclairi, "Who is that meant for?" and other people who are present will laugh and say, "Why, it is exactly like you-don't.you re cognise it?" and then you rcalise how deaf to your dwn voice you have been for many years You never iee your own face ei ther, except-in a photoiraph ,aisd that is why a photograph is 'always some th...
Solemn Truth. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
Solemn Truth. "My efforts to keep a diary con vince me of one thing." "What's' that?" "That there are mighty feit dhys in the year on which a man does'any thing really worth recording." Friendship can sometimes show its strength as much 'by the readiness with which it accepts benefits as by the freedom with which it gives them. It proves by this its confidence in the love of the other side. mi m • N I i I -:IIII
THE LAND OF TAXES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
THE L.AND OF TAXES. Everything In Japan is tax6d.'There are stamps on all bank cheques, aridd when you pay your bill your receipt has a stamp. Every business is tax ed according to the amount-of itsavol ume, and every peddler, chauffeur, and jinriksha man pays a license. There is a tax on medicines, on sake and liquors and on Japanese soy, the sauce which the people use with their food. All incomes.pay taxes, and these grow with the amount of one's praper ty. There are about 8,000,000 famil ies in Japan, and all are expected to pay a certain percentage if they make more than £35 a year. There are, of course, taxes on lands, which now run from 3 per cent. upward to -17 pdr cent., according to the class of the land. There are inheritance taxes,. mining taxes, taxes on-stock exchan ges, and the issue of bank-notes. There are customs duties on every thing imported, and there is a special tax on travellers, whether they go by steamboat, steam train, or an electric car. This tax depends o...
JOHN LEE'S DREAM. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
JOHN LEE'S DREAM . " Sentenced to death for the murder of Emma Keyse, lady-fit-waiting to thle late Queen Victoria, at Babbicombe, near Torquay, John Lee was brought out for execution in Exeter Gaol on February 25, 1885. Overnight Lee had dreamt 'that three attempts would be made to carry out the sentence, but that all three would prove unsuccess ful, and his life be preserved. He re vealed this to Warder Bennett, who reported the circumstance to the go vernor of the prison. All possible pre caution was taken; but, nevertheless, Lee escaped the gallows. Everything having been made ready, Lee stood on the trap of the gallows, which had just recently been erected. Trhe signal was given, and Berry, thb executioner, pulled the lever--but the trap refused, to fall! The faices of all present expressed be wi:derment. Berry gave the lever in other feverish, pull, and the witrders on either side stamped upon the trap; but it would not. move. Lee was then marched off; with the cap still over ...
EVERY MAN, WOMAN, AND CHILD BOOKED. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
EVERY MAN, WOMAN, AND CHILD - BOOKED.. The first thing" that strilkes the liberty-loving person whei he. settles down in Berlin, or evefi -puts tp at d boarding-house .for a short stay, is the "Anmeldungspflicht," or duty of re porting oneself to the police. Before he has been in'the house many hours he is presented with a printed form on which he is compelled to fill in all kinds of particulars about himself under penalty of a heavy fine and eventually imprisonment if he fails to do so, or If he writes down de tails which the police afterwards as certain to be- untrue. - First of all the newcomer" has to write down his full name, the exact date of his birthday, the name of the place in which he was born, and the nature of his occupation. Then he must state what his religion is, and if he believes in none at all he must duly enter himself as an infidel. Furi ther, he must state what his xation ality is, and whether he -is in posses sion of a passport to prove his iden tity. These pa...
Deep Breathing. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
Deep Breathing. The value of deep breathing in cases of bronchitis is not generally appreciated. The following exercises taken out-of-doors or in a well-ventila ted room will be found a most valu able factor in the treatment:-Stand erect, weight forward, head and chest np. Take slowly a full deep breath. Then, without retaining it, exhale gently until the lungs are as nearly empty as possible. Do this from four to ten times, depending upon your strength, ahd repeat every hour if possible.
Care of the Scalp. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
Care of the Scalp. In order to cleanse the scalp, stir the white and yolk of an egg thor oughly together in a basin, add about one cupful of warm water; mix thor oughly ivith the egg, and apply it to the scalp in the same way as soap; after which rinse out in warm water and dry with a towel; then, if pos sible, expose the hair for a few min utes to the sunshine and pure air. If this treatment is applied about once a week it will thoroughly clean the scalp, keep the hair in perfect condi tion, and prevent it from falling out.
To the Gouty. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
To the Gouty. For those who are liable to afttacks of gout, it is an excellent rule'to re duce the allowance of butcher's meat, especially beef, taking it. no oftener than once a .day, and preferably at midday instead of in the evening. Di gestion. goes on very slowly, if at all, during the hours of sleep, and the habit of epting meat at late-dinner or supper is;one of tlse chief causes tend ing to gout and rheumatism of the gouty type.: Industry is essential to happiness and idleness is the friend of unhappi ness and ennui. Certain persons al ways will and always have existed who find employm.nt distasteful. They are endowed with an indolent disposition, and enjoy nothing more than complete immunity from work and responsibility. Their intense-dis like of work of all descriptions en ables them to be ever ready with. what they are pleased to consider an adequate excuse. They "did not know," they "thought it had been done," they "believed it was to be done tomorrow," it was "too hot" ...
Egg Jelly for Invalids. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
Egg Jelly for Invalids. Half an ounce of gelatine, three quarters of a pint of nater, one ounce of sugar, rind and juice of half a lemon, one fresh egg. Soak the gela tine in cold water for some time be fore you ike the jelly. When soft ened, dissolve in a pan with the sugar and lemon rind. hIelt it down gradu ally and boil for a minute; have the egg beaten up. Let the gelatine cool; add lemon juice. Pour over whisked egg and mix all together for soime time. .
JUNIOR ASSOCIATION. May 27. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
JUNIOR ASSOCIATION. May 27. Shepparton Imperial v Workers' United Grahamvale v Arcadia Caniambo West v Silver Star Juneo' Arcadia v Shepparton Imperial Silver Star v Workers' United Canismbo West v Grahamvale June 10 Shepparton Imperial v Caniambo West WPorkers' United v Arcadia Grahamvale v Silver Star June 17 Silver Star v Shepparton Imperial Arcadia v Caniambo Wesb Workers' United v Grahamvale July 1 Shepparton Imperial v Grahamvale Caniambo West v Workers' United Silver Star v Arcadia Matches played on ground of first named club; second round grounds re versed. At the conclusion of the second round (minor premiership), the four leading teams will play off for the major premiership. In the event of ;the club winning the minor premiership being dae feated in the play-off, it shall have the right to a challenge match.
SPORTING FIXTURES. GOULBURN VALLEY DISTRICT FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
SPORTING FIXTURES. GOULBURN VALLEY DISTRIOT FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION. 'Tlhe following is the draw for the first round of matches in connection with the competition for the premiership of the G.V.D.F.A: MAY 27 Tatura v Shepparton Rochester v Echuoea Kyabram v Mooroopna Jose 8 Shepparton v Rochester Mooroopona v Echuca Tatura v Kyabram JoeS 10 Kyabram v BShepparcon Rochester v Mlooroopna Echuca v Tatura Juse 17 Shepparton v Echeca Mooroopna v Tatura Kyabram v Rochester Matohes plyed on grounds of first named clubs.
GREATER THAN GOLD Published by arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co., London & Melbourne. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER XIV. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
GREATER-THAN GOLD By L. T. MEADE, Author of "The "Soul of Margaret Rand," etc. lpullished by arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co., London & IMelbourne. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER XIV. The mansion was gay with the flowers of tile season-roses, of course, mixed with innumerable tall white lilies, which were in the per fection of their bloom. The best flor ists, the best decorators had been all day at Hiansell House, and, under the directions of the Duchess of Tewkes bury, had made such a marked change in its appearance that Sheila felt she would scarcely know it. By the Ducilhess's orders she wore her lovely presentation dress and the magnifi cent rope of well-known pearls. Mrs. Bellairs was garbed in a gown of pale grey velvet in the very latest style, and her husband's narrow chain. of diamonds, with its glittering pen dant, hung from her neck. 3eyond his message to Sheila, no word had 'been heard as to Bellairs, and tihe Duchess felt slightly annoyed at his absence on such...
COURSING. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
COURBING. The following dates have been allotted for coursing meetings in the North Esstern district during the ensuing season : Euroa-June 8, July 4, August 8, September 5. Kyabram-June 4, July 1 and 2, August 6, September 3. St James-May 29, June 26, July 81. Dookie-July 29. Mansfield-May 23, June 20, July 18, August 15, September 12. Cobram-Junne 3, July 8, August 26. Yebbs North-July 15. Mnrchison-June 27, July 31, August 1 and 29, September 12. Tatura-May 27, June 16, July 22 and 23, August 25. Nagambie-July 10. August 20. Elmore--May 20, June 17, July 8 and 9, August 19, September 9. Katamatite-June 18, July 23 and 24, August 20. Shepparton--Mlay 13, June 10, July 14 and 15, August 11 and 12, Sep tember 9. Benslll--June 3, July 7 and 8, August 4 5, and 26.
The Ear. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
The Ear. The human ear is.a delicate piece of mechanism. That which we ordin arily designate as the "ear," is, after all, only the mere outer porch of a series of winding passages wh~h lead from the world without to the world within. Certain of these passages are filled with liquid, besides having mem branes stretched like parchment cur tains across the corridor at different noints. Wrhen a sound-wave strikes these they are turned into vibrations and mnade to tremble like the head of a drum does wTen struck with a stick or with the fingers. Between two of these parchment-like curtains a chain of minute bones extends, which serves to tighten or relax the membranes and communicate vibrations to them. in the innermost place of all a row of w' ite threads, called nerves, stretch like the strings of a piano from the last point from which the tremblings reach, passing thence inward to the brain. :.,
MEDICAL MEMS. Coughs. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
.:'MEDICAL MEMS. "" S Cdughs. Experience has shown that there are two distinct kinds of coughs-one proceeding from an affection of the lungs and air tubes, as in a simple cold, the other proceeding .from effer vescence in the stomach. .The lung cough is a symptom which necessar ily requires attention, lest serious con sequences ensie. The stomach cough is a much more simple matter, and may easily be got rid of. It is caused by the effervescence of the food and drink which are put into the stomach. A knowledge of this fact ought to lead persons so affected to ponder a little on the nature of their ailment and the peculiarity of their digestive powers. Some stomachs agree best with alkalis, others with acids; one person likes a bitter substance, an othler a substance which is sour. The person who desires a satisfactory ex planation of these circumstances will consult his own physician. Many stomach coughs arise from an undue love of sweets-sweet ten, sweet drinks, s eet cake, sweet cu...
UNDER THE CLOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 4 June 1914
UNDER THE CLOCK. Gouscess VALLEY SsAT.--Io con nection with the pre-electiaon arranged for by the People's Party and A.W.N.L., with respect to the Gonlburn Valley Seat in the Legislative Assembly (for which the Hon Geo Grahsm does not intend to seek re-election), the counting of votes took place at Numorksh on Tuesday, and the result was a majority for Mr J D MIitchell, of Sheppsrton. The actual figores have not been divulged so far, but one estimante gave the rvoting as something to this effec;; First count-J D Mitchell, 549; A Biggar, 489; D C Morrison, 31S. Second count - Mitchell, 355; Biggar, 671. Later information, however, gives Mr Mitchell a larger majority, BCLt HAoDuNoG OI Gluts.--At a mee:ing of the State Cabinet, held yesterday afternozn, Ministers con sidered the question of appointing an expert to aavisoe the Goverrment in regard to bulk handling of grain. Members of the Cabinet had before them a recommendatio3 from Sir Thomas Tate, and it was decided to appoint Mr Jon...
COURSING. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 8 June 1914
COURSING. The following dates have been allotted for conreing meetings in the North Eastern districe during the ensuing season: Euroa-June 8, July 4, August 8, September 5. Kyabram-June 4, July 1 end 2, August 6, September 8. St James--May 29, June 26, July 81. Dookie-July 29. ?s?nsfield--May 28, June 20, July 18, August 15, September 12. Cobram-June 5, July 8, August 26. Ysbbs North-July 15. Murchison-June 27, July 81, August 1 and 29, September 12. Tetura-May 27, June 16,' July 22 and 23, August 25. Nagambie-July 10. Auguseb 20. Elmore-May 20, June 17, July 8 and 9, August 19, September 9. Katamatite-June 18, July 23 and 24, August 20. Shepparton--May 18, June 10, July 14 and 15, August 11 and 12, Sep lember 9. Benalls- June 8, July 7 and 8, August 4 5, and 26.