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WHAT ABOUT YOUR DISTRICT? INFORMATION WANTED. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
WHAT ABOUT YOUR DISTRiCT? INFORMATION WANTED. The following which appeared in one of our exchanges has our hearty endorsement. A cordial invitation is extended to any reputable person who p will act on the lines indicated ." Concerning some parts of the dis. triot, news comes but seldom. This is not entirely our fault; we have no miraculous power of knowing what is happening at all the places within our area of circulation,- It is the fault of residents in silent places. % Will some man or woman take the matter in hand and cause the silence to cease If no one is doing it for your dis trict, will you try on these lines. Send accounts of public and social events in your township and neigh bourhood, such as weddings, deaths, accidents, concerts, matters touching *district industries etc. Write the names of persons very distinctly. Don't bother about grammar or spelling; it's the editor's work Jo look after these trifles. The barest skeleton is enough. Write only on one side of the pape...
Secrets of a Complexion Specialist. A SIMPLE PRESCRIPTION BY WHICH A SPECIALIST QUICKLY RESTORED HUNDREDS OF RUINED COMPLEXIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
Secrets of a Complexion Specialist. A SIMPLE PRESCRIPTION BY WHICH A SPECIALIST QUICKLY RESTORED HUNDREDS OF RUINED COMPLEXIONS. At a recent conference of specialists an interesting discussion took place in regard to the ways and means for beautifying and removing bad com plexions, and experts in this line all agreed to the great value of what is known among specialists as Floxoin Lotion. A well-known skin and com plexion specialist present gave some wonderful instances of cases where his patients had restored their dis figured complexions in an exceedingly short time by applying this lotion, which consists of two ounces of rose water, one dram of Tincture Benzoin. and two ounces Flowers of Oxzoin, and can be prepared by any chemist, many of whom keep it put up ready for u.e under the name of Floxoin Lotion. He advised the application of the lotion night and morning with a soft cloth or sponge, and said that he had never known it to fail in remarkably improving the complexion and re...
THE FOLLY OF FRETTING. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
YHE'FOLLY OF FRETTING. Don't worry yourself. It won't do any good, and you'll make yourself a nuisance to all your friends. Worry wears more than work, and you begin to look miserable and can't eat more than one plateful at dinner, and you have pains in your head and can't sleep. Suppose you try and find the bright side, or try to make or do any thing but stare and talk about the blackness. Nobody ever did any good yet by what country folks call "stuff ing and stewing," which means keep ing one's mind in worrimcnt and agi tation, and wondering wlether this thing will come right or that thing fail. Go straight ahead in the even tenor of your way, and probably you nxill get along better than any amnomit of fretting would allowv ;ou. 1lake things quietly. Don't be too much up set or agitated about anything. Do you know that five minutes of high .excitement takes as much out of a person as five hours' hard work, and ten 'minutes' deep grief will often make one downright ill. Strive to k...
LEILA AND HER LOVER Published by Arrangement with Ward, ck and Co. Ltd., Lond. and Melb. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER VII. Two Women. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
LEILA AND HER LOVER B .L PMABERTON. anement with Ward, b rLa d La nd. and Melb. All Rights Reserved. ....-4---" CHAPTER VII. Two Women. eoke at Desdy's touch in a Iiea adom with- wide embat ? slooking out upon the So; fort. , "wiih do you not :i, locIk had struck a lot of s Anr'"t you going to get up 2, L'lrom a heavy sleep and S ook r about her. The win ,it .aed and out faint l a " mmed sunshine fell of he nlo v tapestries of the :, gr the iancient gloomy tap -is tahe hiS h walls or the an e eso of the four-poster bed ":'" ' h~uiil~ ad slept. Desdy was 'i t?ake iand im-patient of the S:he listened, and heard no Suni but that of the waves * son the distant shore. singDo" shbe exclaimed, "how Oi, De~i . e!" And then, fu riv tete In e enu been awake long? Did any ave 'ou s' He said that he had ie call "wke n"- p, and that a la .b: hlad come to the house to ei shil All night long he had Setc of the yacht they had left, e igined that she must be t, hee beneath the windows of Eae f r nde...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
-. SANDHURST and Northern District TRUSTEES, Executors, and kgencv GOMPANY, Limited. (ESTABLISHED 1888.) When making your Will appoint this Company Executor, it being empowered by Special Act of Parliament No 979 to act as ]Executor, Administrator, or Trustee. MONEY TO LEND. JAMES P. B. McQUIE, Manager. Local Agent-DosAL MDcDornL. 'View Street, Bendigo. AND Winter GOOD S. IS NOW BEING SHOWN. - AT THE - eoronation Store We Invite Inspection. JAMES MUNRO, Coronation Store, Kerang. WE CAN SUPPLY - :ALL YOU REQUIRE IN THE WAY OF Fancy Goods, Stationery, Books, Toys, School Requisites, China & Glassware Ornaments, Silver & Electro Plate ware and Leather Goods, IN WHICH WE SPECIALISE. All the Latest Magazines and Literature in Stock. OUR Circulating Library Is replete with the Best Books of the day, which we are continually adding. MUCH~ SATISFACTION IS S-OUND AT OUR - DEPO T. The Misses Kerr, Victoria Street, KERANG. "DIGGER BRAND" JAMS. OMATO SAUCE,: CANNED FRUITS. :THB ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
NOTICES, LOST HANDBAG. containing Money .U and pair Guid.rimmtd Spectacles be tween Kerang and Quambatook. ewraid. Apply this OrtfcE. A MEETING of tne Kerang EBt Foot. ball Club at Mr C Thorne's on Tnurday, 23rd April. E. Boyd, secretary. WHAT HAPPENED TO JONES? F O S SALE, a stack of prime Oaten Hay in Wilson's paddock. Apply Hyden aEd Co. FOR SALE, a 10-inch Robison Pump S with pipes and bends. Price £56. Apply to C. B. Walsh, Fairley. 14OR SALE, Prime Algerian Seed Oats, 2s per bushel. 8. Weekly, Koroop. SOR SALE, Prime Algerian Seed Oats, S 2s per bushel. Ed. Pay, Capel's Crossing. F OR SALE, a new Champion 13 hoe I .seed drill, £22 csh or on easy terms with interest added. Apply William Wal lace and Co., Kerang. FOR Private Sale, 2 knife chaffcutter ' Munro ; and horseworks, No 1 Bunole in good order. Andrew S. Muir and Co. Kerang TOR SALE, Secondhand Gig. Apply Geo. Hall, Massey Harri, erang. F IRST Class Seed Oats for Sale. Geo. Taverner, Kerang. WHAT HAPPENED TO JONES? FOR S...
Moulamein Pastures Protection Board. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
Moulamein Pastures Protection Board. The usual monthly meeting of the above board was held at Ifoulamein on Saturday, 4th inst Present : Messrs. R, M'Connell (chairman), Johnson, G; G. Carr, W. R. Holmes, E. B. Eagle and J. I. Brown. After the correspondence bad been zad and dealt with the inspector's reports as follows were.read: The Ria4lit Pest, Inspector. C. E. Clarke reported : Nyang, W. Robb, rabbits well in hand; Mooloomoon, good work being done;. Keri East, saw 15 rabbits, continuous work required; Tchlery, W. Nesbit, J. M'Kenzie, Barlow Bros. rabbits well in hand; Windouran, rabbits much reduced since last inspection; good work, but continuous work required; Mrs Powell, J. T: Jackson, rabbits well in hand, good work being done; T. Harrigan, R. Hickey, good work; R. Fletcher, saw 32 rabbits and 43 working burrows, not sufficient work being done; Chah Sing. T. Beresford, good work. W. J. Clarke reported :--Noorong (Neimur frontage) saw 52 rabbits and numerous working burrows,...
MR A. M'KENZIE KING TO MISS B. MITCHELL. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
ORANGE BLOSSOMS.. MR A. MKENZIE KING TO MISS B. MITCHELL. On Thursday, April 2nd, a very popu lar wedding ceremony was celebrated at St. Georgecs Presbyterian Church, Chapel Street, Balaclava, at 6.30 p.m., between Miss Bella, the eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs A. Mitchell, of "Silver dale," Barkly Street, St. Kilda, a well known long resident of Macorna, and Mr A. M'Kenzie King, son of Mr and Mrs M'Kenzie King, of Cohuna. A very large company attended the church to witness the ceremony, "which was successfully carried out by the Rev. J. A. Forrest, of Goelong. The bride was attired in a beautiful ivory brocaded crepe de chine, trimmed with Limerick lace, with ninon and pearls, court train of ivory. satin lined with shell pink satin em broidered in gold true lovers' knot, and also wore the customary wreath and veil of Limerick net and gold pendant set in pearls and aquamarine, the gift of the bridegroom, and carried a bou quet of white La France roses and as paragus fern. The bridesm...
COMMERCIAL. HIDE & SKIN MARKET. April 8th. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
COMMERCIAL. HIDE & SKIN MARKET. April 8tb. The Australian Estates and Mort gage Co Ltd: report :-Sheepskins : A good marker ruled for all descrip tions, which sold up to last week's rates. Bulk of offering cleared Hides - The supplies were only moderate, and prices ruled firm at last quotations Sloppy and bad condi tioned parcels were in buyer's favor. Buyers have constantly drawn atten tion to the large quantities of scored hides to be found in consignments The losses through bad flaying have been so great that they decline to buy hides in this direction. We strongly urge our constituents to instruct their slaughtermen to be more careful, and so mix imize the loss. Furred skins-A stronger market for rabbits; other sorts firm at late rates.
Record Prices for Fat Sheep. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
Record Prices for Fat Sheep. Messrs L. A. Fairbairn and Coy. sold a very fair line of 1152 merino wethers at the Newmarket sales on the 7th inst. These sheep weie the property of Mr J. F. W. Payne, of Mooloomoom station, Moulameir, New South Wales, -and were greatly ad mired for their large frames and excel lent skins, and sold up to £1 7s per head, averaging £1 3s 2d. This. is a record price at Newmarket for the month of April. They were purchased: by Messrs William Angliss and Co., Bourke Street, Melbourne, and Mr J. ConEidine,.of Footscray.
SECOND DAY. Trial Handicap, 5 furlongs. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
SECOND DAY. Trial Handicap. 5 furlongs. Mr T. M'Mahon's Doch & Doris 8st 91bs ... ... (Boyd) 1 Mr L. Webb'a Caroun, 8qt 11b (J. Webb) 2 Mr R. Hannah's Woorneet 7st ... ... ... (Bence) 3 Willowood was the only other starter. Time, 1 min. 4secs. Betting, 2 to 1 on the winner. Tennis Handicap, 1 mile. Mr O. T. Wills' Tinonee, 8sh 81bs ... (Haley) 1 Mr G. Honey's Algarara, 8st lUlbs ..(Boyd) 2 Mr B. A. ence's Bonadea, 7st 51bs .. .. ... (Davis) 3 Only three starters. Time 1min. 47 sees. Betting, 5 to 4 on the winner. . Handicap Trot, 1) miles. Mr J. Walker's Tom, 20 yds bhd (Trewick) 1 Mr W. DAvey's Kilkenny, scratch ... ... . ... (Boyd) 2 Mr P. Doherty's Euchre, 220 yds bhd ... (G. Doherty 3 Amble, Playboy, Equality and Bel more also star ee. Time, 3 min. 59 sees. Betting, 2 to 1 on the winner. Flying Handicap. Dr. J. J. M'Euiry's Kilmans, (claim 51bs) 7sa 21bs (Davis) 1 Mr J. Boyd's Lady Mercia, 8st 71bs ... (Boyd) 2 Mr H. Corrigan's Giftess, 7st lllbs ... .... (Collins) 3 Ash...
OBITUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 17 April 1914
OBITUARY. The death on Wednesday, April 8th, of Mr James Linane at the advanced age of 86, removed a very old and respected resident of the district. The deceased gentleman was born in County Clare, Ireland, and arrived in Victoria 65 years ago. He selected land at Ganna- warra in 1874, which he worked suc- cessfully until some years ago, when he retired from the land and took up his permanent residence at "Ganna- warra," Bendigo. Mr Linane leaves a widow and famly of eight. His eldest son, Mr John Linane, is well known in stock circles. His daughters are Mrs J. J. O'Connor, of Kerang, Mrs James O'Donnell and Mrs Snmth, of West Australia, Mrs R. Trezise, of Cohuna, Mrs Wm. Jeffrey, of Bendigo, and two &nbsp; single daughters. &nbsp;
WIVES WORTH WINNING. Well-Known Novelists on Ideal Womanhood. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
WIVES WORTH WINNING. Well-Known Novelists on Ideal Womanhood. Tastes, of course, d:ffer, but men appear to want a wife who never ex isted except in romantic dreams. She must be a model of all virtues and possess no failings. She must be "so pretty that we are always proud, and so good that we are never uneasy; a woman who wears well and looks her 'best in two-year-old gowns; who ap plies the adjective 'important' in re lation to our work, our food, and our desire for unfettered holidays; who laughs at our small jokes and pre serves a marble face when we are scored off by others; with whom we have the massively comforting, sensa tion that she will never recognise the plain, staring fact that we are not brave, not wise, not clever. The words quoted are those of that popular novelist, 'Mr. W. B. Maxwell, and '"the astounding, incredible thing," he concludes, in his comments on the sort of woman a man likes, "is that, wanting all that, we sorletimes get it." A truer note, perhaps, is st...
THE REVENGE AGENT. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
E- RYLVEN AGENT. By C. D. Coppinger in "London Opinion." eneth Seaforth was sitting de teae in an arnimcair when his adentl the ell-appointed room; Senednan to see you, sir," he g\ ,entleluan to pid.'t I tell you I was not at home d_,, "" asked Kenneth irritably. anyone neho t aware," said the servant, I is hideutitY. 'E declined, to hae aint me with 'is name, remarking ate preferred to deal direct with a sir'E concluded by hemphasis , hat'is business was himportant, precise words bcin' that it was of , contell him to go-to the deuce," *d Kenlcth. Vn'er" good, sir," said the man, mov to'the door. o' e wait," said Kenneth, changing mind, "show him in, Curtis, I i as well see what he wants." ,urtis went out, and returned in a imoments followed by a little arp.eatured man with quick brown es immaculately dressed and sport a large buttonhole. .r. Kenneth Seaforth?" he inluir yes," said Kennetlh. "To what ant 'Thits is my card, sir," said, the anger, iter~Lupting thin?l. He produced a la...
A Standard for the King's English. A CONFERENCE WANTED. (Chief Inspector of the University of London.) [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
A Standard -for the King's English. A CONFERENCE WANTED. By PROFESSOR WALTER RIPPMANN, M.A. (Chief Inspector of the. University of London.) What is good English? What. form of English speech ought we to impart in our schools? What should be our atti.ude to dialect speech? These questions are forcing Ihem selves on our attention. The interest in the spoken language is becoming very keen. Of tiis we have indications on every side. Dr. Bridges. the Poet Laurc ate, has recently issued a tract on the "Present State of Englisli Pronuncia tion," and under his auspices a society for pure English has been founded. Mr Bernard Shaw shows his wonted alert ness by presenting a professor of plion elics in his "Pygmalion." We have a Poetry Society that lays stress on the reading aloud' of verse The Committee on English appointed by the National Education of America, in its recently published report, states that "all ex pression in speech demands distinct and natural articulation, correct pronuncia...
THE TENT MISSION. The Rev. Joseph Nicholson and the Seventh Day Adventists. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
THE TENT MISSION. The Rsv. Joseph Nicholson and the Seventh Day Adventists. A review on the attack made by the Rev. Joseph Nicholson, on Seventh Day .Adventists, was the subject pre sented at the Tent on Sunday evening. Pastor Steed, the speaker, said it seemed very strange that men like Mr Nicholson, would so prevert the Scripture in the way that he has done when trying to support a weak cause. In order to do away with the Sabbath he jumbles the ceremonial and the moral law together, and says that it is all abo'ishrd, and claims to prove it by using Scripture. Satan did this to Christ, so then it is not always a proof that the thing is right because -an individual uses Scripture, Surely this. ev. gentleman knows that the ordiance of circumcision is not in the Law of God . He has quoted Eph. 2: 15 and Col. 2: 18 19. Scriptures that refer plainly, as all Bible students .know, to the ceremonial law of the Mosaic dispensation and are nailed to the cross. John Wesley says: "The reader o...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
SANDHURST and Northern District TRUSTEES, Executors, and Agency COMPANY, Limited. (ESTABLISHED 1888.) When making your Will appoint this Company Exe2tor, .it being empowered by Special Act of Parliament No 979 to act ao Executor, Administrator, or Trustee. MONEY TO LEND. JAMES P. B. McQUIE, Manager. Local Agent-DoNALD McDonALD. View Street, Bendigo. AND Vinteri %!AD oS IS NOW BEI G SHOWN. - AT TIIE - oronation Store We Invite Inspection. JAMBS UNRe, Coronation Store, Kerang. WE CAN SUPPLY~ GALL YOU REQUIRE IN THE WAY OF Fancy Goods, Stationery, Books, Toys, School Requisites, China & Glasswar e . rnaments, Silver & Electro Plate ware and Leather Goods, IN WHICH WE SPECIALISE. All the Latest Magazines and Literature in Stock. OUR Circulating Library Is replete with the Best Books of the day, which we are continually adding. MUCH I SATISFACTION IS FOUND AT OUR The Misses Kerr, Victoria Street, KERANG. o ,'-i.. I ..o . ln, loose.s ii .I ? Camherlain's Cough _ Remedy is ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
NOTICES, A MEETING of the Kerang East Foot ball Club at Mr C Thorne's on Thurday, 23rd April. E. Boyd, secretary. F OR SALE, a stack of prime Oaten Hay in Wilson's paddock. Apply Hyden and Co. _OR SALE, a 10-inch Robison Pump J with pipes and bends. Price £55 Apply to C. B. Walsh, Fairley. FOR SALE, Prime Algerian Seed Oats, 2s per bushel. S. Weekly, Koroop. F OR SALIE,. Prime Algerian Seed Oats, I 2a per bushel. Ed. Pay, Capel's Crossing. FOR SALE, a new Champion 13 hoe seed drill, £22 cash or on easy terms with interest added. Apply William Wal lace and Co., Kerang. [lOR Private Sale, 2 knife chaffcutter SMunro; and horseworks, No 1 Buncle in good order. Anudew S. Muir and Co. Kerang F OR SALE, Secondhand Gig. Apply Geo. Hall, Massey Harris, Kerang. ~1 RST Class Seed Oats for-Sale, Geo. Taverner, Kerang; FOR Sale, Prime Seed Chevalier Barley and Algerian Oats. Perfectly free of wild outs. M. S. Williamson, Lake Charm. PATAt;ONIAN FRENCH PROVENCE and hunter River Lucerne for GALE u...
Water and Light Cut Off. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
Water and Light Cut Off. At about 10 o'clock on Tuesday night last, owing to the electric light sud denly failing, the "tochester township was plunged in dar'kness. The cause of the trouble was the moving of the large fly-wheel on the shafting This jammed against the bearing, rendering it impossible to drive the engine. The stoirage at the power house is suppos.d to carry 48 hours' supply, but only 30 per cent .of the plates are of any use, the balance being rotten and useless. As a consequence, instead of 48 hours' supply, there is about 10 minutes'. When the engine stops the pumping of water also stops in addition totlhe light, and the town was without both light and water until about 10 o'clock_ next morning. The .Commonwealth... Electric Company is, howeve-r,.installr'ng a new plant, which is stated to be one of the most up-to-date in the State. Melba Photo Plays. The Mlelba Photo Plays wish to notify the picture-going public that they will commence showing in the Kerang Town Ha...
COHUNA STOCK SALE. Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Kerang New Times — 21 April 1914
COHUNA STOCK SALE. Wednesday. Messrs Geo. A. Bence and Co. report having held their usnal monthly stock sale at their yards, Cohuna. There was a good yarding of cattle and pigs, There was a good attandance of buyers flom, all parts -of the distrot. The prices were about the same as late eales. We .sold as under. Fat cows, to £7.3s; light weight weight cows, to £6 6is; fat heifers, £6 17s; springers, to s6 74 ýS: oBddies, to 25s p cure to £2 145