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A GOOD REASON. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

A GOOD REASON. Private Mick O'Hara had to fly in his new flying machine ' from England to France, but he arrived about five hours late. The offi cer asked the reason, and Mick replied, 'Shure, sor, I was flyin' through the Milky Way and me propeller got stuck full o' butter.'

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WHAT SAFER? [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

WHAT SAFER ? ' 'Look here,' said the indignant mistress of the house to the small pedlar, 'do you call these safety matches ? Why, they won't light at all !' 'Well, ma'am,' said the pedlar suavely, 'Wot could you 'avp safer ?'

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

There's neeer a rod in 'The Lan^of Hod' ' And ho need of a flagellant there, . ' For no ewret babe c uld refuse 1o be good In a kingdom *p peaceful afcd f air. There are rows and rows of pretty pink toes In that realm where no aorrows endure,; And the guardian fates by its great gates, - Give Woods' Great Peppermint Cure. ' ,.?' ?? . i ?.' ? ? ? ?.-' --. ? w ? .-

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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WOMEN FARM HANDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

WOMEN FARM HANDS. On a farm of 500 acres near Coventry, to which eight young wmjen were supplied by the Bir mingham Labor Exchange, it was found that (at most kinds of farm WUliS. LJJ.1 CU U11QJVJLUOU. Q XI L'O L'.IU do the work of two ordinary farm men. The girls, as beginners, received 15s a week and a share of a cottage, and did their . own housework*, and housekeeping. Thsy sidle hoed and singled roots, topped and carted them ; hoed, lifted, and clamped potatoes ; helped to thrash, helped with hay and harvest, whitewashed, sheds, mended bags, harrowed be fore and after drilling, *cut this tles and carted manure, and their employer was more than satisfied with their work and their keen- . ness. The daughter of a country vicar has for over a year been do ing all sorts of farm work, in cluding ploughing, on a Warwick farm, in a thoroughly satisfactory manner.. In another case four well-educated young women, who are housed in a cottage and do all. their own cooking and house keeping...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Sol. -3h^e^ ' LEVIATHAN COMMISSION AGENT. ? CommiBBions executed 'on all Government Licensed Racecoureee. STARTING PRICES obtained on all MEKLY EVEN1S ? IN. ANY STATE. NO REPLY, NO BUSINESS. AtL .communigations|j ' ? Receive Prompt Attention, fei . -Sofficient iPDBEss- » SOL. GREENr Sydney. ^Wk /EIGHT-HOUR ART UNION . W&JLjf AND SPORT*. J^ PRIZES value C^,5OO jj^DL3iVM .(Under sanction of the Attorney-General). Drawn Nov. 4, 1916. ^Sggl IstPruc,valuc^e5O;2ndPri2c,valuc^.3OO H SrdFme, value ^OO ; SMBrtSL* V ? B9KA CHANCE FOR 19«T TRY IT. First Prize In 1916 was won by Mn. JH|| Mark Barnett, Burry Hills, Sydney, for the modest outlay of W^L Trades Hail, Sydney. One Selling. *WJUkjSjri* ~ 'ff^**Iff&uTAQEi?T* D. S. LINDSAY, Storekeeper.

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GERMAN ATROCITIES IN AFRICA. A TERRIBLE RECORD. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

GERMAN ATROCITIES IN AFRICA. A TERRIBLE RECORD. A Blue Book, containing - 86 pages, has been, issued detailing a series of German atrocities in Africa, based on reports from the Gameroons, East' and South west German Africa. It includes shocking photogra nhfT~ nf a. nativp wlincn lianrJe have been practically, severed, the body being covered with great gashes. Another photo graph shows the awful results of a flogging with an elephant hide whip on the bare back of a native. . f The Blue Book contains hun dreds of affidavits by eyewitnes ses, covering thousands of atro cities and murders, which were worse because they were com mitted in country over which the Germans rilled for many years, and not by an invading army. The atrocities include men who were beaten to death ; women in a pitiable condition with deep hatchet wounds on the shoulders, hands, and legs. There are scores of cases of deliberate mutilations. Women were killed with bayonets and axes. It is evident German Europeans, ...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Railway Wool Rates. The Five Per Cent. Increase. Further Information. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Railway Wool Rates. ,T^ Five Pfr jGent, Increasei ' Further Information. JdliU Bridge & Co., tAd., have . asked us to ejtate that last week they had a . further interview with the Railway Commissioners'1 Department von the matter ~ of the despatch of wool at Commis sioners' risk. The Department, whilst confirming the explanation of th© position issued by the arm to producers in June last, lays stress upon the fact that no re sponsibility will attach ' to the Commissioners if wool is de stroyed by fire whilst in transit on the railways,, unless same is consigned at Commissioners' risk and the additional 5o/o paid. This additional information will assist owners to undsrstand more clearly the position, and enable them ihV- better to decide whe ther they think it 'advisabte or otherwise to cover their wool by t.lio' increased rate, which, as already pointed out, is. equiva^ lent to about 5d per bale. John Bridge and Co. have gone thoroughly into the ?matter, and will ba glad to ...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

I ALL ECONOMISTS SHOULD GIVE ATTENTION TO THE SPLENDID VALUES IN WINTER CLOTHING at DowelPs. Good goods are offered at low prices. You get the advan tage of value when you select your needs at Dowell's. Just, note these helpful limes if you want to save money— they are all keenly priced. A Up-to-date Dress Goods jjf DEESS TWEEDS, double, width, fflr& ^s Id, Is 4|d,,-s 6d, Is lid, 2s [ V*J CHECK DRESS TWEEES, doub'e I ^fejl ~~' width, 2s 3d, 2s lid, 3s 6d, 3s /yOTV ALL-WOOL CREAM VOILES, 2s jfl/L \S VV ? 6d- 2lS 9d- 2s lld £wwL. )\ ALL-WOOL CREAM CASHMERE, Ipf twh! ^ f§ \^ 2s 6d 2s 9d. \\ MT^rffS^ ALL-WOOL DRESS SERGES, 2s MJPljiSm *lld- 6s Ud» -fa 3d, 10s 6d. Ss9l\ HlB ALL- WOOL -CREAM SERIES, 2s mIM IHHi 6d' 3s lld; 4s 6d* Mr- '^?r hmT MISS TflIS lm ! U ill IV Silk Finish Velveteen, all shades, II ii llll remarkable value at 1/11 yard. ? fwii ilu Manchester Department CL ff_jyfjji CREAM FLANNELETTES, 5M, ^~Y^XJS^ ' - ? ' 8&- 10^- I®, Is ld /' LSi^ STRIPED FLANNELETT...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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LATEST WAR NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

LATEST WAR NEWS. Tlie German-. casualties since the beginning of the war are 4,135,177* of which 1,142,027 are dead, mis sing, and~prisoHers. Prior to Thursday General Brus siloff had captured 402,000 prison o.rs isinee 4th June. PlnnctanHn/inlo adviPPfi Kfa.t.p . that there have been great mani festations, in favor of peace. Two seaplanes, appeared over Dover and dropped four- bombs. Anti-aircraft guns were in action; and aeroplanes pursued the raid ers seaward. ? Rome 'reports that a fierce bat He is raging in the Plava sec tion. The Italians have reached Tolmino. The fall of the town is regarded as imminent. The recent losse sf Austria are estimated ,at 57,000 on the Gdrz front. Genera! Haig reports :— 'We made further . important advan ces of between 300 and 400 yards north and east of Pozieres, and on the Yser front of nearly a 'mile. Our losses were light, despite the heavy barrage. Mr. Backhouse, of Currowan Creek, Nelligen, has received in formation that his son, Private Vic...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A STUPENDOUS WORK. 15 MONTHS CAPTURING A BRIDGEHEAD. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

A STUPENDOUS WORK: 15 MONTHS CAPTURING A BRIDGEHEAD. There are; great rejoicings over the success of the Italian offen sive. \ Its beginning had been whispered about since Friday, and results have been eagerly and anxiously awaited. Italy is hop ing soon to place to her credit successes comparable with those of the Sbmme, Verdun, Galicia, and Egypt. The present success exceeds anticipations. The newspapers publish full and lyrical descrip tions of the Italian bombard ment, showing that the Italian guns are only now proving their real power. But the joy after the publication of Monday's bul letin was trivial} compared with that caused by Tuesday's, with its news 3f the. undeniably great and important achievement in I he. Gorizia sector. The towns are bsflagged, and there are pro cessions in the streets^ the peo ple believing that the fall of Gorizia, so ofter declared immi nent,, is -at last, about to be come an accomplished fact. Full details of the victories at San Michele land the...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TELEGRAPHIC NEWS. Monday, 5 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

TELEGRAPHIC NEWS. [Kmm Our Correspondent] SYDNEY. ' Monday, 5 p.m. A big meeting in the Domain yesterday, ^a'led' by the P.L.L. executive, carried a motion against conscription. There were some dis orderly- Scenes, but. a large body of police kept the crowd under control. Three arrests were made for disorderly conduct. A con stable during the crush had two Ssveral city business people are much concerned about' a circular bearing the I.W.W. imprint, which has bsen affixed to their windowu. It states, amongst other things, .that 'only fools and horses work hard. Join the I.W.W.' Faked Commonwealth £5 notes** have been passed in Melbourne and Brisbane., as well as, Sydney. Members of the Federal Labor party, expact the Government to bs in- a position to give them a a !?ad on the .conscription ques tion ata meeting of ihe party on Wednesday. Theru is still some doubt as to the attitude of the Cabinet. It is known that the final decision will be left to the Caucus. ? \ . Sir George Turne...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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EXTRAORDINARY JEWEL ROBBERY. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

EXTRAORDINARY JEWEL . ROBBERY. r A reward of £500 is offered for the discovery of thieves who took from a cloak room at Birmingham New Street Station, a leather- case containing gems, and jewellery, value between £6,000 and £8,000, deposited by the', representative of a large firm of jewellers. The remarKaDie meory is propounded that a trunk containing a man was placed -in the cloak room, and that when the room was clo sed this man got the jewellery case and then returned to the trunk until an accomplice re claimed it. A fuller account says that a traveller in the employ of the Birmingham firm of manufactur ing jewellers arrived at New St. Station from Bath at night, bring ing with him three leather cases ' containing a large selection of jewellery. These were placed in the cfoak room on No. 4 Plat form. Shortly afterwards two men left two large wooden boxes at the same cloak room', and they were placed by the attendant in close vicinity to the : jewellery cases. Towards -midnight t...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MINING. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

MTSmOt. Mr. A^. E. Warne, the manager, is now engaged -uiiwatering the lower levels -of the Banner mine at Bell's Creek below the 160ft level preparatory to putting in an other level. There is a strong ded, we understand, to extend the levels in the mine 290ft east and west. When this work is com pleted there will be 600ft of lev els, embracing ttte 100ft, 160ft, and 240ft levels. ? . ?The' New Zealand .Government Zhas imposed a tax of Is per Zacre on all orchards in the Do minion. The revenue from this, tax will be devoted to the erec tion of cool stores in the chief fruit-growing centres.

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Tallaganda Shire. APPLICATIONS are invited and will be im. - received jip..till'4 p.m. oh WEDNES-* DAT, AUGUST 23, from Gentlemen hold ing the necessary L.G-. Certificate for the POSITION OF ENGINEER to the above named Shire. : .? ? ,. ?: ? TheSalart attached tfr (the Position is at the rate of £300 per annum, such salary to PERCY B. TAYLOR; ? Shire Clerk. Shire Office, Braidwood, 8th August, 1916. SETTINGS of BLACK ORPINGTONS. Utility, 5/- G. R. McDOWALL, Durran Durra. QUEANBEYAN Special Cattle Sale. S. L. ROBERTS ? AND — McDonald & De salis ?WILL SELL BY PUBLIC AUCTION — ON — Thursday, 17th August, at Hungerford's Yards, ot 2pm., 450 Mixed Cattle, INCLUDING :— 100 BULLOCKS, 3 and 4 years old, good colors, splendid con dition 50 STEERS, 2 years old 20 COWS, forward to fat condi tion 30 STORE COWS 20 SPRINGERS, 3 years old, milking strain, good condition 25 SPRINGERS, 3 and 4 years old 120 HEAD HEIFERS, 12 to 18 months old 100 HEAD; MIXED YOUNG CAT TLE, in small lots. The ab...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Eucalyptus Oil . I AM A CASH BUYER OF THE ABOVE IN ANY QUANTITY At McDonald's Store, Braidwood. Fred. Webb, Mongarlowe, Representing A. J. BEDWELL, ^York Chambers, Market Street, Sydney. , HIGHEST CASH PRICE. Stamped envelopes, in parcels of five;, may now be purchased ,at all post offices for 5-fd per pac ket.. ' ? ?''' ' ?'? . .-. ' '

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

MAKE YOUR OWN COUGH » MIXTURE; A pint of the finest quality remedy for coughs, colds and throat troubles — equal to 12s. worth of ordinary gnix tures— may be made in a few minutes by adding 2s. worth of HEAN'S ES SENCE to water and sweetening. Sir Rider Haggard, the famous nove list, who recently visited Australia, wrote, oh the eve of his departure: 11 You will be interested to knew that I. am taking a supply of HEAN'S ES SENCE away with me. Upon my re turn to England 1 shall t»e pleased to brine its merits under the notice of my friends.'. HEAN'S ESSENCE is obtainable frorr all leading; chemists and stores. j 16 Look After Your Eyesight ! AG-REAT many people who have beeen suffering from headache?, dizzinesp, and other nervous complaintB, seldom realise that all their troubles may be caused through conoealed strain on the optic. nerves, or de fective vision. To remedy this they have bijen in the habit of taking drug?, in the form of tablets or powders, which may give temp wary rel...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
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Local and General. OBITUARY. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Local and General. ? ^_ ? OBITUARY. ' It is with deep regret that we have to record the death of Mr. John Gosling, of Monkittee street, Braidwood, which took place on Saturday morning last. The de ceased had only been ill for a comparatively short while. He caught a severe chill, which set tled on his lungs, and brought on consumption. He consulted the best medical skill, without avail. He was 49 years off age at the time of his death, 19 of which he spent as grocer at the Cen tral Stores under the late Mr. Gracie, and the present proprie tor, Mr. F. H. Dowell. A more popular assistant never stood be hind a grocery counter. His courteous and obliging disposi tion made him a host of friends. Outside the store he was also extremely popular, . For 28 years he was a member of the Young Australian Lodge G.U.O.O.F., and was always an energetic worker and an enthusiastic Oddfellow. In 1896 he was elected District Mas ter of the Braidwood- District G.U.O.O.F., and filled all the min or posi...

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Roll of Honor. Unveiled in St. Andrew's Church. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Roll of Honor. Unveiled in St. Andrew's Church. On Sunday morning last a large congregation assembled in St. An drew's Church in connection with the unveiling of a roll of honor for the boys at the front. After the processional by the choir boys the service opened with a shortened form of matins. The first lesson was from the account of the upholding of Moses' arms were fighting the Amelikites. The second lesson was from 'the great intercessory prayer of Jesus Christ. This was followed by a special communion Service as ar ranged by the Bishop of Goul burn. Immediately before the sermon the senior churchwarden, Mr. E. J. C. Maddrell, was called upon to unveil the roll of intercession. This is placed in a prominent po sition in the church, immediate ly in front of the congregation. It is splendidly illuminated, and framed in a rich oak casing. In the centre are the Union Jack and Australian flags. This reads as follows : — ROLL OF HONOR. 'Roll of Intercession, St. An drew's Church, Br...

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Braidwood Police Court. MONDAY. (Before Messrs. W. Harris and Kemp, Js.P.). [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 15 August 1916

Braidwood Police Court. MONDAY. - (Before Messrs. W: Harris and Kemp, Js.P.). Thomas McGrath, aged 10 years, was Gharged on the information of Darby McGrath, his , father, with being an uncontrollable child un der the Neglected Children's Act. The evidence went to show that the lad had run away from home* several times. On the last occasion he was in the bush for about a fortnight. His hair had grown ,to a great length, and he presented a dishevelled appear' ance. , , - . - The boy -was cautioned tiy the Bench, to be jof good behaviour] otherwise he would be, sent to a_ reformatory. In the meantime he was given another chance.

Publication Title: Braidwood Review And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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SPORTING. [Newspaper Article] — The Braidwood Review and District Advocate — 22 August 1916

SPORTING. Trcntbar, who started at 4 to 1 in a small field, won the Hurdle Race at Rosehill on Saturday, Bilbo (10 to 1) being second and Briarberry (7 to 1) third. The Maiden Handicap was annexed by frJlllinnli a. 15? ? t.n 1 nhannn irrl,~ won by a head from Mehi King (7 to 1), with Lord Disgirace (12 to 1) a short head away third. The August Handicap fell to Hop field, who started favorite at 2 to 1, and who won by a length from Wallace Isinglass (3 to l), Mythie (7 to 1) being third. Long Reef (25 to 1) accounted for the Highweight Handicap, Loved One (7 to 1) being second and Merri mee (5 to 1) third. Ten started for the Rosehill Handicap. Gadabout was a hot favorite at 11 to 8 on, Medley being next -in demand at 9 to 2; then followed Lady Minnie 7 to 1, Charleville 12, 20 to 50 to 1 others. Lady Minnie won by a neck from Charleville, who was a length and a quarter in front of Highland Band. The Parra matta Mile was won by Two Blues, who started at 7 to 4, Clydeside being second...

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