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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
THE WHITE HOUSE (late Brown, Corke & Co.), Nunn-street, opp. Say's, Chemist. New Season's Dresses and Costumes, A fine assortment of Ladiea' and Children's Underclothing at very low FT'ces For Chronic Chest Complaints, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure, 1/6, T. L. Willis, SADDLER, BRIDGE-STREET, BENALLA (Next Watts, Turnbull & Co.) The Oldest Established Saddler in Benalla—over 60 years, All Descriptions of HARNESS Manu factured on the Premises, with BEST MATERIAL & WORKMAN SHIP, At I,ESS than CITY PRICES. Horses Carefully Measured and Fitted, Orders taken and designed. Riding & Hunting Saddles. Agent for the BEST QUEENSLAND STOCK SADDLES. Good Stock on Hand. REPAIRS To Collars, Harness, or Riding Saddles a Specialty. The Only Collar Maker In the North-East. Sndd'er to 16th Light Horse. All woik entrusted to me will be executed with neatness and good work manship. All work gnarnnteed-Hand-sewn. FOR CASH Leather-lined Collars, 24/ Best Dray, clotli-lined, 2...
Angry Germany. FEELING TOWARDS ENGLAND [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Angry Germany. FEELING TOWARDS ENGLAND A correspondent has placed at the disposal of the London " Morning Post " a private letter written in Aix-la-Chappelle on August 27th. The letter is written by a German lady, and is exceedingly interesting in that it gives a clear account of what the civilian population in Ger many thinks and believes. The writer is convinced that all " educated and intelligent English men " must condemn the war, for which only the British Government aud its policy are responsible. Ger mans, she says, have for years feared that they would be driven into this war and that even their peace-loving Emperor would lose patience one day. Now it has coine, she adds, one can see what a strong, wonder ful Germany has arisen out of the apparent luxury. She speaks of tbe unanimity and enthusiasm with which the Reichstag voted the war credit, and the enthusiasm roused among the German people by the publication of telegrams exchan ged by the Emperor with the Em peror of Russ...
The Non-Advertiser. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
The Non-Advertiser. ? Breathes there a Man with soul so dead Who uever to himself hath said: "My trade of late is getting bad, I'll try another two-inch ad." If such there be, go mark him well, ?or him no bank account shall swell, No angel watch the golden stair To welcome him a millionaire; The man who never asks for trade, By local lines or ad. displayed, Cares more for rest than worldly gain And patronage must give him pain. Tread lightly, riends let no rude sound Disturb his solitude profound. Here le(. him live in calm repose, Unsought by men except he owes, And when hedies, go plant him deep, That naughlmay break his dreamless sleep, Where no rude clamor may dispel The quiet that he loved bo well, And that the world may know its loss, Place on his grave a wreath of moss; And on a stone above, "Here lies A chump who wonldn't advertise,"
Postal Intelligence [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Postal I ntelligence : o: For the information of bur rba ders we herewith publish the new f.tep. RATES FOR PLACK8 IN VICTORIA * 8. d. ( Letters : Half oz. or under 0 1 - „ For every oz. 0 1 Urgent letters : For each letter in additon to or dinary postage ... 0 4 Late fee ... 0 1 and samples,pac-. ^:;--^--kets Gf merchandise, &lt;ic. maximum weight lib. dimensions not to exceed 2 ft. in length, 1ft. foot in depth or width,' for every 2 oz. or a fraction thereof ... ... 0 1 Books : For every 4 oz or under up to 51bs ... 0 1 Newspapers : For each newspaper ... ... 0 Newspapers, magazines and publications not published in the com monwealth, 2oz ... 0 0y& Post cards : Each ... ,0 1 Reply post cards: Each 0 2 Letter cardB 2 for ... . 0 2j£ Registration fee ... 0 3 Parcels, lib or under .0 6 Parcels, each extra lb. or under ... ... 0 3 Parcels Post Within Victoria. . Limit we ght 1 lib. Limit of pize 3ft 6in in length, or 6ft in girth and length combined. Postage (to be pre...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
"The Independent" jKflS&ipBKG Tuesday and Friday Mornings. The Official Organ of BENALLA WATER TRUST. 'v. ■ Subscription: . _ 4s. per Quarter. • • Post Free to Any Address. "The Independent" J"£. Art Printing Department . Is equipped with every appliance necessary for the Speedy Bxecution of all Orders en ■■ ■ . ■. • ' Only|tlie Best Materi^llVseclj a$d Prices Reasonable, Henry Vallender, Spring and Summer G-oods. ■- Cheapest ancl Uest In all Ladies' and Children's Underclothing, Blouses, Dresses, &e. Men's Wear: Suits, Hats, Shirts, &c. BOOTS and SHOES Ladies', Men's and Children's Excellent Quality o— A Large Assortment. A. Share of \our Patronage Solicited. HENRY VALLENDER, Numi-street, Benalla. BOURKE STREET, MELBOURNE. UuarauteeJ, or money promptly refunded. That is the principle that ipn I iVfc ftU I tUlB baa built this huge cash business, and established It iu the confidence of t*« baying public. Economical mother* will follow the lud ot thousands of o...
Who Was The Owner. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Who Was The Owner. As to wbo was now the owner of tlie horse that played a prominent part in the Police v. Bibby. the horse being au exhibit in the lar ceny as a bailee a few days ago, came before Mr. J. W. W. Beaven, P.M., at the Courthouse yesterday. Mr. P. P. King submitted the Court had co jurisdiction in the case, as it was a matter between himself and Cricbton and not the police. He voluntarily handed it over. Superintendent Davidson said that Mr. King gave a written undertaking that the horse would be handed over, or the police would have been compelled to seize the horse. There were three parties to the claim, viz,, the previous owner (Crichton), the police and Mr. King. I D. O. Crichton, in stating bis claim, stated that he loaued the horse to Bibby and had not had it since. To Mr. King—In the first court he said he may have given Bibby authority to sell. At the tiial he denied it absolutely. He gave his reason for doing so that he was a little excited. He did not give Bibb...
Correspondence. LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Correspondence. LIBERALS AND CONSERVA TIVES. TO THE EDITOR. Sir,—A good deal of discontent prevails about the actions of the Liberals in giving preference to Conservatives. A rumour is in circulation that in that respect things are not as they should be. In fact;-the choice of a candidate was arranged by a few officers of the leagues without asking for nominations in the usual way. or, better still, to have left it open, as the preferential system of voting would have avoided a split vote, and would have giyeu any ambi tious true Liberai an opportunity of entering the field under circum stances that would have permitted of a fair field and no favour. I think it is most regrettable that electors who are truly Liberal should be compelled to vote on the one hand for a straight-out Labor man, or on the other hand a Con servative of the most reactionary type, chosen by a few aristocrats behind the backs of the electors. You can imagine the chosen one congratulating himself after nomin at...
Patriotic Notes. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Patriotic Notes. " The children of my disrrict are fine, loya], generous, young British ers," so says Mr Lewis Thomas, B:A-, Inspector of the Warmam 'bool District. "They are doing all in their power," he continues, "to help the noblest of causes." One school of 10 pupils sent in ,£10 ; another of 40 pupils for warded j£2l to swell the funds of the Education Department Patriotic League. This work is going on all over the State ; no wonder the inspectors are proud of the work of children, patents and teachers. The Warrnambool district has ac cumulated £2i0, and the work is still going on. The purely voluntary surrender by the Public Service of a per centage of salary as a contribution to the war fund will mean a hand some contribution. The Teachers' Branch has adopted a minimum of per cent. A junior teacher earning £4 monthly subscribes 24s per year. Some of our Victorian citizens ought well ponder over this. The youngsters of the State are taking the war very seriously. At the Queen...
Alleged Spurious Coins. (Before Mr J. W. W. Beaven, P.M.) [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Alleged Spurious Coins. (Before Mr T. W. W. Beaven, P.M.) I' Michael.Daicsy was charged with I having iir-bis possession spurious [coins on 26th October at Yarra f wonga. fi Superintendent Davidson ap ! peared for the prosecution and Mr. ! H. Clarke for accused. I Superintendent Davidson gave particulars leading up to the ar rest. Darcy went to the jeweller's i shop of Mr Ledger at Yarrawonga and asked x'or -loz. of copper, 4oz. of gold solution and 2oz. of cyanide potassium. After some conversa tion with an assistant. Smith, the latler undertook to show him how to fiild a coin. Darcy handed to him a coin about the size of a shilling, aud Smith found on one j side the figure of St. George and J the Dragon. He remarked "Ob, here's a ''snide." After consider able gilding had been done accused went away, and Smit1! gave particu lars later to Constable D,*l a Rue. and accused was challenged by Constables Connor and Gunther at the railway station at Benalla the following morning, and as ...
GRETA [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
GRETA A meeting convened by members of the Red Cross Society was held at Sinclair's " ball" on Wednesday last for the purpose of arranging a con cert and dance in aid of the funds. There was an attendance of thirty ladies and gentlemenyand the ob ject of the meeting was explained by Miss Dinning (acting secretary to the Society). Mr. H. Sinclair was elected chairman. It was agrted that a concert and dance should be held on Wednesday night, 30th. December, iti the Hansonville Hall. Miss Dinning and Mr. Sinclair were appointed joint hon. secretaries, and the folbwiug a committee to assist in the preparation of a programme and carrying out of the concert and dauce :—Misses Patterson, Baird, Smith and Dickson, and Messrs. G. Saunders and Dickson. The resi dents are showing mneh interest in the movement, and it promises to be ^ a great success.
ROUND THE DISTRICT. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
ROUND THE DISTRICT. Mr Carlisle delivered a political address in the Winton Hall oil Tuesday last to a small attendance of electors. His speech was a repe tition of that published in your last issue. He emphasised his opposi tion to one vote one value, and said that he would give 50 votes in the country the same value as 100 in the town. He did not altogether approve of the fixing of the price of wheat, Jand pointed out that the Foods Board was only appointed to 3]st December, 1914. He did not see why the masses should get bread as a charity at the expense of the producers. The following questions were put by J. Joyce and answered :—Are you in favor of nationalising the drink traffic? Mr Carlisle No. Are you in favor of giving preference to Australian goods even if you could get foreign goods cheaper ? Mr Carlile : If there was only a little difference I would give preference to Aus tralian. Are you in favor of the initiative referendum ? Mr Car lile: No. When a man pays 7d a loaf f...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
C. D. LAIIID, AGENT, BRIDGE-ST., BEN ALL A. Agent for H. V. M'Kay's Sunshine Works I ciin supply' you with all kiuds of Machinery. • The Sunshine PLOUGHS and ONE WAY DISC are guaranteed to give every satisfaction. Sunshine Harvester Is so well known comment is unneces - sary. I Guarantee ALL MACHINERY, and buyers allowed trial before paying. Cash or easy terms: C. D. LAIRD, Bridge-street. Printed and published by the Proprietor, J. H. Elshaug, at The Printing Works, Nunn St. Benalla, In the State of Victoria. Why Should WomenJ Suffer? , Old. time logic aeceptfd it hs a matter of colfl fuct tliat women were 111° dr to suffer from girlhood to the grave. What a monstrous doctrine. A book dealing with 'hematter of jiain and suffering a nffecting womenfolk, and which tells liow thousands have been restored by » Mtnole home treatment; to permanent health after yeers of pain, will be sent free to anyone who cuts out thisadvt. and-sends, it to Dept. A.* 33, Ladies' College of Health, Phuir'...
Mr. Carlisle on Carlisle. His Excuses and Regrets. Wonderful Things Done During His Regime. Audacious Claims. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
- - ^——w————— Mr. Carlisle on Carlisle. O His Excuses and Regrets. —2 o A Wonderful Things Done During His Regime. O Audacious Claims. Perhaps no stronger indictment against Mr. J. J. Carlisle, who has passed a happy ten years as the representative of the BenalU elec torate, could have been lodged than that which he launched' himself on Saturday night at the Shire hall. No doubt Mr.. Carlisle felt " truly thankful " to think that only 42 turned out to hear him saunter through a . miserably indifferent • stewardship of three years. It was a muggy atmosphere, and it had become a very palpable fact to our political brave that not only had the' audience felt it too hot to go and stew for even ati hour to listen to his tale of "little attempted, littlej done," but I hat. the nasty weather .jjrotra'C(C(j 0nd - blistering —had been reminding electors in various parts of the Benalla electorate of the great necessity of some such scheme as Nillabcootie. Mr. Carlisle had actually been stung i...
Phases of the Moon. August. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
Phases of the Moon. ——0 : ; August. First quarter, Friday 28tli Sbptember. Full iiioon, Saturday bth Last quarter. Sunday 13lli New moon,'Sunday 20tli First quarter, Saturday 26th JOCTOBHR. Full moon, Sunday 4tji Last quarter. Mondav 12tli New moon, Monday 19tb First quarter, Monday 26tli Novu.mhicr. Full moon, Tuesday 3rd,. Lnst quartei, Wednesday lltli New moon, Wednesday lSili First quarter, Tuesday 24th
Licensing Court. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
, Licensing Court. Before Mr. W. W. Beaven, P.M., at the Courthouse yesterday, Mary Ann Whitburn sought to transfer the license from the Rail way hotel,. Benalla, to John Peter. Olsen. Mr. P. P. King appeared for both applicants. The P.M. pointed out that the advertisement in the "Argus" was a day too late, and he could not take it. ' - • Mr. King said the brokers had proper notice. The P M.—The application is not in order, and these people must not treat the Licensing Court like a rubber stamp. It was then adjourned till the annual sittings in December. Applications would have to be re-advertise J.
LAW RELATING TO NEWS PAPERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Independent — 20 November 1914
LAW RELATING 10 ILViS PAPERS. 1. Subscribers who do na jjgiv express notice to the contr ry are ■ considered as wishing to Continue their subscription. 2. If subscribers order the dis | continuance of their periodicals, the publisher may continue to send-them until Arrears are paid. | 3. If subscribers refuse or neglect to take periodicals from the office to which they are directed, theyjare Responsible until they have settled :als to be discontinued. 4. If subscribers remove to othei places without informing the pub lishers, and the papers are sent to heir* former direction, the sub cribers are responsible. 5. The courts have decided that "refusing to take periodicals from the office, or removing or leaving them uncalled for, is prima facia evidence of Intentional Fraud." j 6. If subscribers pay in advance for a periodical, they are bound to give Notice to the publisher at the end of the time that they do not wish to continue taking it, other wise the publisher is authorised to sen...