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Tuning-Fork Tests. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Tuning-Fork Tests. The* tuning-fork is the latest mar \ cl of medicine. Pr. James Can tile, a doctor who learned many strange clinical secrets during his I adventures in Chinn, and who is ! to-day ono of our greatest, experi mentalists in the field of tropical medicine, has diM-overed that. the; tur.ing-tork fan prove of great help to physicians. Hy vibrating a tun- : . .,p.nr). . .. tvmvintr it. about I Knugod almost tn a hair's breadth. Tho fork used gives out the nolo of (. sharp; il. has u specially-do-I signed striker attachment, so that it- neod not bo removed from its position for the purpose <>f revi brating. T>r. t'antiJo in certain cases com pared the results of his tuning method with those obtained by means of X-rays, ami found that the former were absolut ely accura t e. Ho believes that, the method will he very useful when dealing with bro ken ribs and other bones, and he is now trying to tabulate the different rounds made b}' various liver com plaints....

[?]IRY GIRLS [?] DAIRY FARM. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

T . - U I S V i.-; i)Ai;:v v That life on tin- linm can be mailt an ideal one v.*e d-> -J°r- doubt ; but as th? !-i our is at present, vrc thin: -on .« > . f '.mis at leist it must. »(? f *-? n it. The ^carcitj of i:oo:l. c ;v: -.t\ is r.s preat no* ns ever it *i" " v.ould : ot be sc bad, however, ' .v rMild L'Ct twirls to tal;« ai int ? . ;-i th-j life on the farm, for as lo . . ar. a »irl does not utriniiakf ton .1 ;. ?' 1 milking, and takes ssuHW ient rest during t « day tc ma':e up for tin; t\ riy ri.sin'.-, ;hc is t ;-s pri-nt an uE^ct. in th sh-d a6 a man. As showinir what misrht be accom plice 1 in th!:i L-rent dairyinc coun try, v.*.1 aiv :.>;)" iiliir; a c..U:ir,' from the Stock and Home" sliow i:n; what one woman says who lie cine interested in the cow in Amer ica. If in other countries, why not here ? A WOMAN WHO "MADE GOOD." "Women in Dairying" was the sub ject of Mrs Howie of Wisconsin's talk- l.cf ^e the International Con pxrss of Farm Women. Some dissent occ-...

To Tell the Age of an Egg. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

To Tell the Age of an Egg. Tha mothod, explained bolow, of easily ascertaining whether an egg I is fresh or otherwise, comes from the Agricultural Society of Saxony. All the apimrutus required is a ves sel filled with water. rinced in tho water, the egg, if fresh, will remain resting at tho bottom of the vessel In a horizon tal position. If, howover, the egg is not qulto fresh, it will rest with the big end raised higher than tho small end, and the higher the bijj I end is raised the older Is the egg. Au egg three weeks old rests diago A three months old egg stands actually poised on its small and. An egg that is mot'o than three months old will float. The reason why the egg acta thus, ami itself answers the question. "IIow old are you V"- is simple. As nn pots older it-unlike some persons-becomes more buoyant. The water contained in tho white of tho c£K" evaporates, end this causes the empty spare at the thick end of every cgij to become j N'ew; Egyptian charm from Knrnac. Innide i...

MUSIC AND LABOUR. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Mi: SIC AND LAHOlih. -4 An intcrosting dovolopmcnt in con nect itui with tho loud-npoakiug tele phono is its use for distributing nmsir during working hours in fac tories. warehouses, ami other institu tions where iihmi arc engngod in work of n monotonous character. Jt, has Ions heen known thnt work requiring mechmiicnl skill without l ho necessity of mental eoncantrn t ion ''an ho promoted by supplying the workers with some kind of plen sant amusement that will not take the attention from the work, and the loud-Hpenking (otophone ap pears to make thi.s possible on a scale not hitherto thought of.

Warragul Shire Council. MONTHLY MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Warragul Shire Council. MONTHLY MKETING. A meclini; of the Warratjid Shire Council was hold on Friday after noun, when there were present, ('rs. Smyth (President) Dorrell, I'aynler, Arnold, .Me.Neil, Olivine, Copeland, Von Horn, .and Smith. Correspondence. j Country Koads Hoard, notifying that certain monies had lieeri pass- j ed fur payment for permanent and ' maintenance works. -Receive 1. | Country Itoads Hoard, reluming Hear Creek deviation. Warned to , I.eonyatha road, Ilia! sainr had li 'e.i approve | liy the Hoard aod n-.&big that the Council tike the necessary slops for acquiring tin: land for Uio deviations. Received. Hon. ,1. 1',. Mackey, 'sfa 1 iiiq that the Minister of I'uhlie Works na I .approval of Council's recommenda tion thai the L!K)Q granted to the Rear Creek <levialion, to lie expen ded on the roads in. the proportions specified in the Council's resolu tion. Received. Country Roads Hoard, slating that the construction of section of Me. T 1-.. _...

Strangled by an Airship. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Strangled by an Airship. One uf t ho strangest of the ninny fatalities which accompnniod tl>o conquest of the air in Germany oc curred on March r,. 1012. n.Kl re sulted in the tropic death of the fni'ciniiii of tile I'aiseval "advertise ment." airship. The airship, which hail made itself familiar to Berlin inhabitants dur ing the past year through its night ly flights for the display of illumi nated advert isements, had just, fin ished a cruise, and had landed with accustomed ease before the shed on the .1 ohannist hal Flying Grounds, near Merlin. A lauding s<juad, erunmanded by MallconinaMer N<>bers. was about to tfiiiile the nose of the airship into tJjp sb>'d when a sudden gust <"f wind caught the machine ly that tin- moil whit hud been iioia in>; the vcs.se! down with ropes wefo lift oil olT I lie ground. The m»ii had ' to let go lh« ropes, in nrilor not to be dragged away ; but ! Ik* bnlloonm.'ister hold fast. In a tninnont he was f&...

Football. DROUIN FOOTBALL ASSOCI[?] [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Football. DliOUIN FOOVIIA LL AS$f)P' '.XL^L Association : ifl.tclic. , Clut» ^ riajre-J Won I.oat Prawn points I'rouin f5~ 5~T~"S"r~0 j 20 L»ngir«rrj h G | J | 2 1 U Urdn.r « 3 | 3 | 0 I 12 lioiigwarrv B li ;( 3 I 0 12 Urouin Wujt 6 | 2 | 3 1 10 Last Saturday's matches were - Lurdner beat Drouin West. Longwarry East defeated Lontr warry South.

Fair-Haired Flirts. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Fair-Haired Flirts. "Ninety of every hundred respond ents in divorce cases are blondes," snirt a celebrated American lawyer, Mr. Herman T<. Hoth, recently. "Blondes are vain. Blondes are fic klo. Blondes love no one well but themselves. Blonde? invite flirtation and challenge insult. Blondes bear the trade-mark of the coquette. "They say, in effect, ' Catch me ! I am easily caught.' A blonde at tracts instant attention because she bran; the trade-mark of the flirt. Her golden hair i.M a challenge. She is the trouble-maker of the world." emotions," ho writes, "even though l.hn man be a fool, he wants a woman who is 1 rue, and the bru nette is nothing if not- faithful. Hut. i! !a'>i\s a nian io win a bru nette. He must put up a fight for h^r, for .sin* has a mind and will of her own, and u brain superior to that of the blonde. A judge of the United States Su preme Court, Justice (Jicyjcrich, ac quiesces in these statements, and adds : " 'Panger ! Beware !' should be carr...

DRAW. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

DRAW. The following is t ho draw of the Drouin FootbuiJ Association, match** to b% played on the grouud of thr tint-named tuftin : JUNK 20 Drouin V/e»t r LongnrHrry Scuth Loujjwnrry £aal Y Drouin Lardner a bya JUNE 27 Lardner v LongwaTy East Longwarry South 7 Drouin Drouin Weat a bye JULY < Drouin y Lardnar Longwarry Eaat r Drouin Weat Lungrrarry South * by« JULY 11 L'uiner r Longw«rry South Drouin \V*nt t D;oum Longwarry Eatt a hyo At a meeting of delegates on Wednesday evening it was agreed to play another round in the compe tition.

REAL EQUALITY. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

REAL EQUALITY. Tho wooing had progressed splen didly. It hud even progressed to a point where yhu had been won tlint, is, ostensibly won. Tf sho proved to be a truthful pirl, she would in time be his wife. If alio were not truthful-well, jj.-) man wanta a wife who is not truthful. That's tlii? way some men console themsel ves when they fail to marry. ISut she seemed to be truthful, am! as ho drew her closer to him I he whispered : "And when wo are married, dear est, we wll! hove the happiest home in nil 1 ho wide, wide world !" "No, George," sho replied. "Thero can never bo ft harsh word in our home.'' "N'o, George." "And when I come home tired and wurn (tut with work at the offlco and the worries of business, you'll be kind io mo ?". i "Y-u-s, George.'* I "I knew you would. You'll soothe mc ami put me in hotter humour ?" "Yes, that's . all right. But to comc right down to business, as papa £ays, why shouldn't you also be kind io mc when things go wrong- ? 1 don't want to do it all,...

CENTRAL GIPPSLAND ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

CENTRAL GIPPSLAND ASSOCIATION. Iona 8-5, Trafalgar 5 6 Yarragon 7-6, Bunyip 3-9 VVarragul beat Longwarry easily. Noxt Woclncsday's mntcho* will be JL0..j,-»-.-.rry v r^ I.nntiwnrry ; loua wnrn\o^« (Jur»WU\ i Bunyip. _

Leading Port of the World [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Leading1 Port of the World Tlic very latest estimates "1 t j value of the exports and imports m I the ton loadiiifi' ports of the world I Show that New Verb now stands at the head of the list, with an advan tCe'viow'" "s7iV.:'~' ut ('? A" *'r~fl ;rV11 Yfr t.al of exports and imports. now vnlued at. 1 ,'.'7:i,081 .r.'JCS dollars, is over five times the amount of rom merco that, was rurried on l«.v the entire country half n centurj nj:". As to the future, it. is declared that \ ho Panama Canal i« st ren/;< hen the lead now .*-.'( m i 1 >\ ] this jmrt ; for the canal will ht'HU N'cu- York IWH) miles nearer »»> Yokohama than is 1 >i \ t>1 l(. . .lnhO mill's miles nearer S.y«lnt\\ . ' nearer Wellington, No"" '/calami ; nii'l 'JTiT 1 miles nearer \ alparaiso. Hronit'ii ;,nri nninl'Ui*^ beinj; Mm*. .Vi'.i iniJfs Miriher removed in'iii the owml Utnn Liverpool, 's e\i<leil(. Umt 1 be m n\v cntuli I i ''lis--t he general vi'arran-enmnt. of 1 rntio rout rs Hil...

SOME FOOTBALL "DONT'S." [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

SOME FOOTBALL "DONT'S." Don't think bccauso you area good man your club can't do without you. You never made a greater mistake. Don't think you are in tiie team to kick ail the goals. Always play t« a man in a better position-if he is "on his own." Don't stick to your man if you are playing forward. Get out on your own. Don't leave vonr man it' you are playing back. Stick to him likeglue. Don't go to sleep, bed ia the place for slumbor. Don't run 10 yards and chance losing the ball, when you can kick it 40 yards with safety. Don't give free kicks. They mean free goals. Don't turn your back on the field when you got a mark. Get rid of the ball quickly. Don't stop and appeal for free kicks. Tlu- umpire will see to these. Don't take any notice of advice from the fence. Those giving it don't know sno'jgh to keep their mouths shut. Don't dispute you captain's orders. Remember lor the time being bo is your boss. Don't be disheartened when you lose. Remember "every dog has his day." Don't ...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Skews, Hunter and Co. _ 9 STOCK FARM, LAN!I & FINANCIAL AGENTS AUCTI S SALKS AT W ABIVVGCI.-KY BUY TUUKSDAY, of Cittle, SLI-IP NN.I Pig., WAIUUGUL-Everj SKCOND THURS DAY, of KAI Pigs. (FIE«l BUJCRT Attend.) WARITAGUL - QL'AHTEULT, Horse Sale, BUNV11'-MONTHLY, of Cittld, Sheep *. PigJ, Ev.N FOURTH SATCITBAY,*T Mr SMCFJ1' T »RD«. ACCOUNT SALKa k KOCEKDB ON DAY UF B.IL.E. V ;;iti;iiioiis ,T3:s<i« A6EK rB FOK THK SCOi'TIbU, UNION k NATIOHAL FIKK 1NSUKAKCE CO. WHBKLY M A n K BT. THURSDAY. JUNR25. AT 1HEll! YAIUih Opi>oiitf Hailwaj Trntkiae Y».rd». _ " ». flh*r» O cuwa, /ii e 0 do, forward condition 9 do, stores 7 do newly calved 10 do, forward springers 15 do backward springers 5 Heifers, springers 12 do two years old 1J do Yearlings 9 do poddies 7 Steers, 2 years old 8 do poddies 30 Prime Lambi °0 Store Lambs 40 Prime Ewes STORE PIG DAY. SKEWS UUNTElt A; CO, Warrayul. BtiWlP MONTHLY SALE. AT MR STAOKY'S YAK,OS. SATURDAY. 27th .JUNE. At I o'(Jl"ck. S KKWS, KUiS'TKR ...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

lit Established 1877-i#14-37 Sears. PUBLISHED ISVEKY FRIDAY KVENING. Circulates extensively through out tlie Shire of Buiti BuJn9 ^ nf' tllP. A rl iiTii aif.M cv ONE OF THE BEST MEDIUMS OF ADVERTISING. If you have Anything to Dispose of, or "wisli to make your Business a Success, Advertise in this Popular Journal, MODERATE CHARGES. Accurate & . Reliable Reports of all Meetings and Gatherings held throughout the District. ^ews Items Welcomed. LITERARY SUPPLEMENT. Subscribers enrolled at anj' time. SOBSCKIP'CION-'3a 6d per quarter, ©r 'OP per annum, Posted to Any Address.}' OFFICE : Opposite Post Office, Drouiu. 1 The immense number of orders for Frootoids, sent by post direct to the Pro prietor, is convincing: proof that the Public appreciate their splendid curing power over the above-named complaints. Frootoids are elegant in appearance niul pleasant to take; they are immensely more valuable than an ordinary aperient; they remove from the blood, tissues, am! internal organs,...

Obituary. MISS E. C. SNELL. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

Obituary. MISS E. C. SNELL. Died at Narnargoon on Satur day, June 13, after a long and painful illness, Miss Elizabeth Clara Snell, who at ono time was perhaps one of most famous and familiar figures in Australia. She was the greatest of the giant fimily who some 15 years ago travelled Europe and America, and exhibited in all the great centres. Incidentally, doing more to advertise their country than our highly paid Commissioners of to-das', for wherever they ex hibited they received generous press notices, and wore one of the wonders of the world. I he family made their first public appearance at the Melbourne Wax Works about 20 years ago, and subsequently at all the Aus tralian capitals. A J^jur^ of J^h*-* I~ uuuiitBU "ili'tirose columns some ycard back; and on returning to their nati\e land, the family re tired into private life, but later the two girls went into the busi ness of "Robin Hood" hotel, at Drouin West, whore they con tinued to reside until a short while back, when th...

THE [?] FRIDAY. JUNE 19. 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

.TFT< aOCiJniir' FRIDAY. JUNE 19. 1914. LICENCE.-Tho annual fee for i.ofcjcconists' licences is now due, anJ licences should bo taken out before 1st July. SALE.-D. P. Caaey will conduct a clear'iiK Siile for Mm A. J. Cox, of Land Lang Park, on Wednesday next, when stock, implements, &c, will be sold. ARBOR DAY.-Arbor Da.v will be held oil tho Drouin Recreation I Reserve on Wednesday afternoon next, commencing at 2.30, to which I all are invited. The ladies aro re ovor, was transferred from Mr L. Fowler to Mrs Langdon. JOURNAL.-The current issue of the Journal of tho Department of Agri culture is to hand, and contains a large amount ot valuable information, including articles on Sugar Beet and The Fruit Trade in Victoria. ] HOSPITAL.-On Friday, 5th inst, the committee of the Warragul Dis trict Hospital held a special jreotingr, w.ien Miss Lorbes, of Melbourne, was unanimously appointed to the position of matron of that institution. ! The Govonor General and Lady Fe...

"A MIRACLE STONE." [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

"A MIRACLE STONE." The mystery of tho " miracle-stone,' \-itii-h tor centuries has boon regarded villi awe by the inhabitants of a re spite mountum region iit the Sierra 'ia<iies, in tho western part of tht -late of Chihuahua, Mexico, lias boej clved. When the first explorers enter. '<1 that- region many years ago thoj round tliat the Indians thorp wore i .mall piece of peculiar st-ono, which wai attached to a thong around their necks, i'he Indians ascribed miraculous heal ing powers to the stone, and claimed that it was a cure for rheumatism and . ]] chronic diseases of the body. Scion ific men ridiculed the idea of its pos ossiitg any curativo properties, con sidering that it was a superstitious idea which had been handed down from :on^ratioi, to generation by the In itatis. A short time ago several pieces >f tho stono, which is found in con . '(Jorablo quantities in tho mountains, wre obtained by a mineralogist, and :tken to the city of Mexico, whore t) e...

THE MOSQUITO EVIL. TURNING THE INSECTS TO PROFIT. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

THE MOSQUITO EVIL. + TURNING THE INSECTS TO PnOf'IT. | Employing herds of fonts to de stroy mosquitoes i* tlio newest pro cedure in tlic campaign agnit.st ma lnrin. It has been put into effect ill parts of Texas by Jlr. Charles A. 7J. Campbell, who recently com municnted an interest lnj report upon it 1 o the International insti tute of Agriculture in Rome. i 1.1 r. Campbell observed Unit th-.'J bat's favourite food is mosquitoes, | and t!i;it he needs a largo number of j.theni to iceep In*in in good condition, j Tie also inhabits the raves in which j the insects take .shelter in the day | time, and he Is never Hlton by them. By repeating" this observation sev eral days running, and making [ careful count of Hie undigested re- i mains of mosquitoes, Dr. Cnmphelt calculated that each bat. ate on an | average TjO'^ mosquitoes a day. N'ow, I thought lie, an army of a few thou sand -bats would be a great assist ance in the war against mosnultoes. j badly infested spot and kopt. there, a...

BRAVELY FOUGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Independent, Buln Buln, Warragul, Berwick, Poowong and Jeetho Shire Advocate — 19 June 1914

BRAVELY FOUGHT. vVhilo siio was jeming them in tU«i* .ricks and gambols, a largo hawk, vas sailing above the barn-yard, in f umnont darted upon ono of tho kit ens, and would havo as quickly born« off but for tho courageous mot he? .ho, seoing tho danger of her off pring, sprang on the common enemy v ho, to defend itself, let fall the prize i'he battle presently beeamo severe t< joth parties. Tho hawk, by tho powe >t its wings, the nharpness of it* ;ainns, aud the strength of his beak 'iad for a while tho advantage, cruelly aeerating tho poor cat, and actualh iejn'ivint; her of one evo in the con .lict. Hut puss, not in the Iea«* jaunted at tho accident, strove win ill her running and agility for the kit . .us tiil she had broken tho wing o. er adversary. # In this state she go! ?irn more within the power of nei .laws, uud, availing herself of this ad .antago. by a sudden effort sho laic .he hawk motionles at her feet-dead This nci'omiKjsiied. d.'sivunjving t!.f .oss of...

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