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SUPER, SHORTAGE WILL AFFECT SPRING PASTURES Stockfeed, Water In Short Supply [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
SlJPEft SHORTAGE WILL AFFECT SPRING PASTURES Stockfeed, Water In Short Supply 'Acute shortage of super phosphate ; will interfere with Spring feed and top dressing of pastures on many properties. Stock will suffer as a result; ' This was stated by the Young District Agronomist (Mr. Autry Hall) ,in his monthly report, for May. CLIMATIC CONDITIONS Cool to cold conditions dur ing' the later half of the month, preceded by very mild weather. Surface soils are now moist but there is very .little depth of moisture except in isolated lo calities which have received much heavier falls. WHEAT CROPS A good portion of the wheat area remains to be sown. It is general for farmers to aim to complete seeding before the end of May. . Sown , crops have germinated well but are very backward. The area to be sown is fur ther reduced from last year's by at feast 10 per cent, and heavy rain on the heavier soils of the seeding, there being a large proportion of this type of country yet unsown. Crop prospec...
SHOW SOCIETY MEETS MEETING ADJOURNED TILL TO-MORROW (SATURDAY). [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
SHOW SOCIETY MEETS meeting adjourned till TO-MOBROW (SATURDAY). The Committee of the Boorowa Show Society held a meeting at the Court House Hotel oh Saturday morning last, and although thsm' -eu a fair attendance. little business was proceed ed with because most of those present desired to at tend the funeral of the late Mr. Edgar Corcoran, wlio died under such tragic cir cumstances on Thursday night of last week. The secretary, Mr. S. D. Bob bin, was' unfortunately unable to attend because of illness, so Mr. A. A. Bobbin deputised for him. In declaring the meeting open the President (Mr. T. A. Cus ack) called upon all members to stand in silence as a mark of respect to the late Mr. Corcor an's memory. He then asked the committeemen whether they considered that the meetmg should be proceeded with. After some discussion a motion by Mr. J. C. Mason was adopted that as much business as possible should be discussed that morn ing but that the meeting be ad journed at 10.45 to enable mem ...
HINT TO EX-SERVICEMEN When Excluded From Land Ballot [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
fflNT TO EX SERVICEMEN When Excluded From Land Ballot Ex-servicemen applying for soldier settlement land ballots who get notice of their - proposed exclusion from a ballot should be sure to take advantage of the opportunity given them to state to the War Service Land Settlement Board their claims to inclusion, Mr. Ren shaw, Minister for Lands* said to-day. They can either appear before the Board personally or set out their ease in a letter to the Chairman of the Board and it is important that they do this, he said. ' Mr. Renshaw was commenting on the fact that many ex-service' men write to him and to other, members of Parliament instead of to the Board concerned. . Ballots for soldier settlement land are dealt with by two spec ial Land Boards, one dealing with irrigation land and the other non-irrigation land, he explained. The Boards each consist . of one nominee of the Returned Soldiers' League and one of -the Legion of Ex-Servicemen with a Departmental Chairman who is a returned ...
NOVEL TENNIS MATCH BY METHODIST CLUB "Whatits" Defeat "Whoseits" [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
NOVEL TENNIS MATCH BY METHODIST CLUB 'Wbafts' Defeat 'TVhoseits' # ... Recently a novel idea was suggested by one of our Club members and, last Saturday, two teams were drawn From Club _members to engage in a match in . which 24 players participat ed. ' ??-?: :-.^ -.;?? '.. ?' : The teams played under the names of 'Whoseits' and^What its,' and the game resulted in a win for the ^Whatits'' :by 7 games; -the .score be|ng' 12 sets 110 gajnes't© .i2iSets'101- ^ames. Following- »are . , the ; yesulte, 'Whoseits' basing, mentioned first: ' . '?.. it)1 !??? I?.- ' ? ?':'? MEN« D.QUBLES V T. Hereward and K. Mackie v. M. Grocotf ; and J. Moprby 6/2; v. R. Clark and C. Nixon 6/4; v. R; Chudleigh and R. Mal one 6/5. ' .-. ; N. Clark and A. Stuart v. R. Clark and*e.* Nixon 5/6; v. M. Grocott 'and * J. Moorby 6/3; v. R. Chudieigh.and R. Malone 6/0 . | K. Couch and|3, Bpberts v. R. Chudleigh and R. Malone 2/6; v. R. '.Clark, and C. Nixon 1/6; v. M. Grocott and J. Moorby 2/6. LADIES' DOUBLES Mrs. ...
EDGAR CORCORAN FUND ADDITIONAL DONATIONS [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
EDGAR CORCORAN FUND ADDITIONAL DONATIONS G. A. Greig ? 2 2 0 Sam Sharwood .... 200 Kelly & Kelly . . . . 100 0 0 Frogmore Y.P. Dance 45 0 0 Bala Cricket Club . 15 0 0 G. Berry ? 10 0 N. Wright ? 1QO Bus Competition .... 1 00 E, Hyde ........ 110 J. Stanley ? 10 0 West Wyalong Foot ball Club ? 5 5 0 Watch Competition . . 10 0 0 Fister M. Berry .... 550 Burrangong Cricket Club ? 10 0 W. H. Kearney .... 110 Young Football Club 110 K. Ryan (Young) . . 18 0 V. Hambrook .... 100 D. Croak ? 10 0 L. Cowell ? 2 5 0 SHEEP DRIVE: A. H. and Greg Barton, Bowning, 2; J. Southwell, 'Meadowvale,' Boor owa, 5. O'Neill Family, Frog more, 1; S. C. H. Banks. 'Wheal Grace,' Pudman, 1; John Hodg kiss, 'Congera Hills,' Kenyu Road, 1; C. J. Pitches, 'Ash- ford,' Rye Park, 1; H. J. At mour, Frogmore Rd., Rye Park, 1; L. P. Gruber, Rye Park Rd., Poorowa, 1; Estate late William Roberts, 'Little Forest,' Frog more, 1; E. A. Elkins, 'Little Hills,' Frogmore, 1; J. H. Crok er. 'Innis Vale,' 1; Henry Cor ...
Dick Ryan's 'Gungewalla' Cup Victory Bill Curtis Lifts "Hagon" Cup [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
Dick Ryan's 'Gungewalla' Cup Victory Bill Curtis Lift* 'Hagon' Cup The weather, though threatening during the after noon, proved kind to golfers on Monday last (King '8 Birthday), when 45 players contested the 'Gunge- walla' Cup for 1951. Conditions were almost ideal for golf, and players showed their appreciation by turning in some really excellent cards. ' ? f The 'Gungewalla' is an annual event* played for each year on the King's Birthday, and provides a very exacting test, for it is played over 36 holes on a stroke handicap basis. This year's field of 45 play ers was well up to the post-war average, and scores generally' indicated a high standard of golf, especially in view of re cent course alterations and low ering of the par for the course. Dick Ryan's win off a handicap of 11 was particu larly meritorious. More over, it was a very hearten ing sign, for usually the 'middle to long' markers are regarded as having a mortgage on the cup, where as Ryan's win with 11 under par for...
TOWN TALK [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
iMjM The many friends of Mrs, R. Ollerenshaw will be pleased to learn that she has fully recov ered from her recent illness. To gether with her husband they will leave at the week-end, motoring -to Sydney to bring #ieir young son John home on Wednesday, who has been stay ing with Mr. OUerenehaw's par ents at Lakemba. In a few months time the local Union Bank will change its name to the Australian and New Zealand Bank Ltd. This is brought about by the -merger of the Union and Australian Banks. . ? We regret to learn that Mrs. M. D. Drumgold, of Brial St.. was .admitted to the Sacred Heart Hospital at Young dur ing the week. Her many friends wish her a speedy recovery. Mr. J. P. Watson, of Kogar ah, is at present spending a few days in Boorowa. Visitors to Boorowa for the long week-end were the Misses Mary nda Doreen Callan, of Campsie, and formerly of Boor owa. |
Bishop Burgmann On Communism [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
Bishop Butgmanix On Communism IN THE COURSE OF HIS SERMON AT THE INDUC TION OF THE REV. A. W. SUTTON AS RECTOR OF ST. PAUL'S CHURCH OF ENGLAND, AT TEMORA THE RIGHT REV. E. H. BURGMANN, Ttt.A., Th.D., DIOCESAN BISHOP OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN, SAID THE MERE PASSING OF A FEW LAWS AND THE APPRE HENSION OF THREE OR FOUR LEADERS WAS NOT ENOUGH TO STOP THE COMMUNIST TIDE IN AUS TRALIA. 'It is not enough for us to persecute them in an attempt to oust them out of our way of living,' said Dr. Burgmann. 'This will only make them more and more determined to infil trate deep into eur midst, and have more harmful then pre ventive results. 'In England, Communism has a free rein, but Comrades usu ally finish by petering out af ter a year or two and slipping back quietly, and contentedly uv to the English way of life. 'However, we must not take them lightly. They have many brilliant men in. their ranks and they are on their toes. In order to combat them, we must also be on our toes, lest we lose our...
NEWLING FUND LAUNCHED BY RETURNED SOLDIERS' LEAGUE [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
NEWUNG FUND LAUNCHED BY RETURNED SOLDIERS' LEAGUE The Boorowa branch of the Returned Soldiers' League have opened an ap peal for subscriptions to as sist the family of the late Mr. John Newling, who . was killed at Boorowa re cently. Donations to the appeal may be left at the Shire Council Chambers with the Shire Clerk (Mr. C. W. Kenny) or the sec retary of the R.S. League (Mr. R. Ollerenshaw). ' Donations already received are as follows: Boorowa RS.L ? £26 5-0 Mrs. A. V. Dwyer . . 5 5 0 C. W. Kenny .... 5 5 0 A. Pritchard ? 5 0 0 S. Dockett ? 12 0 A. Bryce ? 10 0 Total £38 12 0 Mr. P. J. Sheridan has don ated two sheep which ^will be disposed of at the Sheep Sale in connection with the Edgar Corcoran Fund and will be don ated to the above appeal.
MEMBER FOR HUME'S TRIBUTE [?] MR. BEN CHIFLEY [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
M£MBE?fOR HUME'S TRBllig MR. BEN '.'Kt.Wmr-maa, I be lieve, the:$petest and most beloved Iflgijr this country .has-hud^lpi Mr. Arthur Fuller, Mii&er for Hume, to-day, r$m&-- . 'Not pttij§fche Australian Labor Pd|||bat\the whole nation, hi^ljiffered in the passing. ^Jmevous loss.' ?? 'In a « life in which he never spired himself; but gave con$ajerate thought: to oUuerjpf Ben ChifjijM; fought anil ^strove always! , for the Koo^if the ordinary ; nyui and Monian of the: country he.5l||ed and serv 'It i&^ Jl^earts of tlie people. thstl&s 'memory will 'Humbly^ people Tim all parf£N\*f3J*Ujfc ^ntinent mourn 'MixigmimSg ?W. a true and fitpfaetfriend. We «ili^OTPfe#emnion^ KealtJi antfjie Nation a8 a whple Sr^&- benefited by . hie devlfi^a leadership
AUXILIARY BISHOP TO VISIT BOOROWA. PARISH NEXT SUNDAY [Newspaper Article] — Boorowa News — 15 June 1951
AfflfflJARY BISHOP TO VISIT BOOROWA, PARISH NEXT SUNDAY His Lordship, Most Rev. Guildford Young, D D , Auxiliary Bishop of Can berra anl Goulburn, will ad minister the Sacrament of Confirmation at Boorowa at 10 a.m. next Sunday. The parishioners of the whole Parish will entertain the Bishop at afternoon tea in the Guild Hall at 4 p.m. There will be Solemn Ponti fiical Benediction, at which His Lordship will preach, at 7.30 p.m. on Sunday. The Bisohp will visit the country churches, where he ? wishes to meet all the parishion ers, as follows: Saturday, Frog more, 9.30 a.m.; Hovell's Creek, 10.30 a.m.; Reid's Flat 2 p.m.; Rugby 4 p.m.; Monday, Rye Park, 10 a.m.; Kangiara 4 p.m.