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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
No. 12—Wire Mattresses, Double ami Treble Woven— \ No. 12 Double Woven Wire, No. 1 quality. 2ft. 6iu. wide ... ( ... 27/6 Double Woven Wire, lift, wido i ... 28/6 Treble Woven Wire, 2ft: (Jin. wide j— 30/ Treble Woven Wire, 3ft. wide - ... ... f ... 33/ Treble Woven Wire, lift. 6in. wido ... .... ... ...'] ... 36/ Treble Woven Wire, -ift. Bin. wide i ... 41/(5' Treble Woven Wire, No. 2 quality, 3ft. wide ... 3(5/ Treble Woven Wire, No. 2 quality, 3ft. (5in. wide ...? ... 37/6 Treble Woven Wire, No. 2 quality, 4ft. Gin. wide 46/6 No. 13—Wire Mattresses, Kaised Ends, Cable Edges, Treble Woven and Close Woven— No. 13 Treble Woven Wire, No. 2 quality, with raised ends, 4ft. Uin. wido 50/6 Treble Woven Wire, No. 1 quality, with raised ends and cable edges, 4ft. Gin. wide 50/ Close Woven, with raised onds, cable edges, 4ft. Uin. wide 05/6 Bedsteads Frencb 3-pieee Combination Bedsteads, Black Enamel finish Diamond Wire Mattress—2ft. 6in.t 35/-; 3ft., 40/-; 3ft. 6ni., 45/-'. 3-ply Woven Wir...
Mr. Walter Bradbury. REMINISCENCES OF OLD TARALGA THE BRADBURYS OF TARALGA. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
Mr. Walter Bradbury. REMINISCENCES OF OLD TARALGA THE BRADBURYS OF TARALGA. In last issue we referred to a visit | o£ Mr. Walter Bradbury, who ■ will be 90 years of age next month. He is ' a brother of our esteemed resident, i Mr. William Bradbury ,of Currawee la, and uncle of Messrs. Chas. S., Wm., Clem, and Jack, all of whom are prominent residents of the Taralga district. As mentioned in our laBt reference I Mr. Walter . Bradbury is here to take his place in the first passenger train betwen Taralga and Goulburn. The keen meinory of our visitor is surprising. He recounts the opening of the first store in Taralga, conducted in a bark humpy by Mr. Whiting, the grandfather of the present Whitings of Taralga. The pioneer storekeeper was succeeded in the same line of business by his son, the late Mr. H. W. Whiting. The family name is St'.U identified in the storekeeping busi ness of Taralga. Mr. Bradbury remembers the build ing of the first hotel. It now stands in the back street, but ...
TRAVEL TIPS. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
TRAVEL TIPS. All cotton; linen, or flimsy silk ma terials are unsuitable for travelling clothes. Light woollen stuffs in a neutral shade of grey or brown are ideal. A frock worn t under a wrap coat is infinitely more comfortable than a coat and skirt. Handbags should be large enough to hold' the train or steamer tickets, etc., and shallow enough to enable them to.be taken out quickly. Leather cushion covers will a han dle can' be stuffed with woollies, fold ing hats, and so on, and serve as bag as well as pillow. :: :: :: ^ If night travel is contemplated, all toilet requisites should be -packet separately in one of, the miniature dressing cases sold' for tlie purpose. It is often difficult to open heavy hand luggage. ' : Cotton wool, astringent lotion, and cream are tlie essential cosmetics, for travel, with, of course, fac$ powder. Jlr. Walter Hums, who was seure-" tary of the Burorwa Show for a quar ter of u century, during which tiiiie he helped it oyer many' an "obstacle, and m...
The Children's Fancy Frolic SPLENDID SPECTACLE. GRATIFYING SUPPORT. "Well done, Taralga Mothers!" [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
The Children's Fancy Frolic SPLENDID SPECTACLE. GRATIFYING SUPPORT. "Well done, Taralga Mothers!" When the Taralga Public School de cided to raise funds for the Goulburn Hospital by means o£ a fancy dress frolic many foretold failure. But they underestimated the parental love and pride in well doing of our little com munity. Those in charge believing that "nothing succeeds like success" and that no undertaking is too big if. public support is behind you did ev erything in their power to lay the foundations on which could rise a superstructure worthy of Taralga. The children, too, having been taught that it is more blessed to give than to receive, made up their minds to give of their best. The result was the most splendid spectacle ever seen in Taralga. The doors opened punctually at half past six, revealing what looked like another world. Beautiful stream ers were festooned from the centre of the building, from which hung a gorg eous Iceland poppy framed by loving .fingers that have...
Crookwell Benefit Meeting. GOOD HORSES; EXCELLENT ENTRIES. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
Crookwell Benefit Meeting. i —-— GOOB HORSES; EXCELLENT ENTRIES. I Phenomenal entries are to hand for ! the benefit race meeting to lie held ! at the Crookwell racecourse to-day, ' Saturday. No fewer than thirty ! horses >viJl compete, which may be 1 regarded as a record for Crookwell. ' Included in the numbered' perform ers entered are horses • from beyond I the district—two from Sydney, one from Wyalong, five from Cowra, two from Burrowa, and two from Quean beyan. Good racing should be witnessed, as ] the track is in excellent condition. ; EXHIBITION TROT. • An exhibition flying half-mile will] I be given ■ by Mr. Bowman's Devil's Pick. This horse holds a 2.1G re cord on Sydney track. The demon stration, therefore, should be worthj witnessing. ■_&lt;. 1 I Thirsty natrons will be Altered for bv Mr. Jim Fahey, of Hotel Laggan, while those: who prefer tlie lighter stuff will be served by Mr. Coleman, who will conduct a. refreshment ki osk on the ground.' : Complete arrange...
Queensland National Park. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
Queensland National Park. (By C.A.M.J About ten years ago the Queens land Government reserved an area of ten square miles o£ virgin bush and proclaimed it as a national park for the use of future generations, and al so as a sanctuary for native flora, and the Park is situated on the McPher soii Ranges and embraces both the Lamingtou ami the Roberts Plateaus. This area is one of the most pictur esque and romantic spots to be found in Australia, and for scenic beauty outrivals the Blue Mountains of New South Wales in some respects, as the wealth of vegetation resultant from the rich volcanic soil and the sub tropical climate surpasses anything to be found in the South, and adds charm to the whole scene. The summit of the McPherson pos sesses a wonderful variety of ferns, orchids, mosses and lichens, there be ing probably a hundred varieties of ferns ranging from the minute forms on the rocks and tree-trunks to the majestic tree ferns forty feet high. Many of the giant hardwoods are co...
COST OF ELECTIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
COST OF ELECTIONS. i The Chief Electoral Officer at Mel-, bourne says that the next election will cost almost £100 000, will occu py the attention of 25,000 officers, and will require 9.000 polling places, and about 5,000,000 ballot papers. Com pulsory, voting will be in operation for-the first time. There., are now' 1,208.838 people enrolled in New. | South Wales.
CHAFF CUTTING. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
CHAFF CUTTING. ' Mr. Tlieo Corby has just complete;! his chafl cutting, and about' 60 tons have been loaded at the local station this week. We understand Wright, Heaton & Co., through their local rep resentative, Mr. W. Webb, were the purchasers, and that same has been consigned to several different dis tricts. There is a very big tonnage yet to be cut in this district. Several farmers have from 20 to 40 tons still in stacks.
SHEARING. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
SHEARING. Shearing lias started at Mr. El liott's contract shed. Although some what early for Taralga, the weather has heen quite favourable during the past week. The clip is of a very clean class, being sheep from other districts carrying full fleeces of a very good staple and showing any amount of quality. We understand the sheep belong to Mr. Smith, of Braid wood. The first load of wool left 011. Thursday morning for-Goulburn per motor lorry, there being no receiving porter yet at Taralga goods yard, al though a considerable quantity of chuff has been trucked there this week.
(Published by Arrangement). BOOTLEGGERS' DELIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
(Published by Arrangement). BOOTLEGGERS' DELIGHT. "It is idle to contend," says the "Journal Courier," New HHaven (TJ. S.I "that there is not sufficient evi dence before the authorities to \yar T'.unt a reconsideration of the harsh character ol' tlio Prohibition law on behalf of true temperance. "As things stand now, 110 one is satisfied. The Government is not satisfied. The general run of 'man kind is grievously disappointed one way or the other: the. taxpayer is agrieved, while the oue element tlnit has whatever delight there is to be hnd in the situation is the bootleg ging element." t
BARRALLIER. (From a Correspondent.) [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
BAEEALLIliR. (Prom 11 Correspondent.) The continued dry spell IS causing ■ Krass to wither, and if rain (lOGsn't : soon come, oat crops ■will lie very ■ poor. Mr. T. M. Badgery has marked SO per cent, of lambs this season. Mr. E. M. Hughes has commenced : shearjn gand others are making pre parations to start. Mr. George Sheil, of "Glenlonrn," "Mittagong, disposed of 12 draught horseB at the Campenlown sale yards v, a few weeks hack and received from £25 to .£41 per head for them. None 'of the horses were under 10 years old, lull they were all of a very line type, -and allowed good breeding. ' The wild flowers are looking beau tiful at present, particularly the ."Wonga Wonga Vine and Clematis.
FEDERAL GOVT'S POLICY "CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENT MAIN ISSUE." MR. BRUCE'S SPEECH. SOME OF THE MAIN POINTS. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
FEDERAL GOVT.'S POLICY.: . I "CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENT MAIN ISSUE." MR. BRUCE'S SPEECH. SOME OF THE MAIN POINTS. "rj*HE paramount issue in this campaign is the maintenance of Constitutional Government." Thus the Prime Minister (Mr. Bruce) in his policy speech at Dande nong on Monday night. He said the Government stood for the Empire, the adequate defence of Australia, sound finance, the protec tion and development of primary and' secondary industries, a vigorous pol icy of migration, the rule of law, and justice to all citizens. Other "points of the speech were: The Government is determined to defeat the nefarious designs of the extremists, and. armed with the man date of the people, will take all lie MR. BRUCE, PRIME MINISTER. imiiiiiiiiiiiimiiiimiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii cessary steps to accomplish this enil. It will provide the greatest meas ure of national defence compatible with the man-power and financial re sources of the Commonwealth. To this end, the naval programme will ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
RABBIT SKINS == BABBIT SKINS THOSE WHO HAVE SENT TO Groldsbrough, Mort & Go. Ltd. SYDNEY ARE STILL SENDING. RESULTS HAVE PROVED IT. COMPARE OUR PRICES WITH OTHERS. EXPERT CLASSERS. SPECIAL ATTENTION TO WEIGHTS. QUICK RETURNS. WRITE FOR LABELS AND REPORTS. FOR SHEARING — and Other Work '.This Shearing Plant -was designed and built directly as the result of requests from many practical farmers. THE "BIG-GUN" 2-Stand SHEARING PLANT. is '' made-to-order" for the man who requires an engine of more than sufficient h.p. to drive the two Shearing Machines and Grinder. The 3 B.H.P. Heavy Duty Cooper Engine, which is built into the "Big Gun," may be adapted readily to other farm -work, such as cutting chaff, sawing wood, pumping water, etc. It is simple te operate, and remarkably low in fuel consumption. Let us supply you with full particulars. SHEARING DUPLICATES. COOPER, WOLESLEY, LISTER COMBS AND CUTTERS. OAKEY'S EMERY -LE PAGES GLUE. WOLESLEY SHEARING MACHINERY >fc CYLINDER OIL...
FAT STOCK, SYDNEY, Oct. 2. Pitt, Son & Badgery, Ltd., report: [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
FAT STOCK, SYDNEY. Oct. 2. Pitt, Son & Badgery, Ltd., report: Cattle.—3500 head yarded, aggregat ing 6235 for the week, about," 2000 coming from the northern State. The yarding mainly comprised medium to plain and nondescript sorts, with a fair representation of useful trade beef and a meagre representation of prime. The usual buyers operated, but competition was irregular, and while prime lightweight cattle held firm, values for plain sorts were on the day 10/ to 20/ below Monday's average rulings. Sheep and Lamb's.—46,000 penned, including a large number of lambs, aggregating 80.000 for the week and consisting chiefly of good to prime de scriptions of both merinos and cross breds. The attendance was repre sentative of all sections of the buying power including exporters, who com peted freely for suitable lines of lbs. Market on the day was firm for prime wethers and lambs, while show ing a decline of 1/ to 2/ per head on other sorts. Prime Beef.—Choice light strs abt. -10/...
WOOL REPORT SYDNEY, Oct. 1. Schute, Bell & Co., Ltd., report: [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
HOOL REPORT SYDNEY, Oct. 1. Schute, Bell & Co., Ltd., report: Animated competition characteris ed our sale on Monday French op erators were specially in evidence, particularly where lots showing a tendency towards fineness of fibre were under the hammer. As yetj the great bulk ol the weekly offerings has been of broad type, nevertheless, though Bradford is still an Inconsider able factor in the market, orders have sufficed to absorb almost the whole of the daily, offerings at auction pric es fully up to owners' expectations. It would seem to be practically cer tain that the gap between prices for broad and really fine wool respective ly will be larger this season than has been the case for a year or two past. Although many clips are not as strong as they were last year, the aggregate quantity of 70s and thereabouts like ly to be available in Sydney through out the selling season, promises to be considerably below world's require ments. Should the Moroccan trouble per sist, a...
GOLSPIE (From Our Correspondent.) ACCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 10 October 1925
GOLSPIE &nbsp; (From Our Correspondent.) At Yalbraith last week Jack, the son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Howlett, met with a painful accident through a harrow falling on his foot. One of the spikes? pierced the foot and inflicted the? injury. Dr. Lyons attended and ?? securing the arteries, which were sev- ered, inserted several stitches into the &nbsp; wound. Latest report states that? Jack is doing as well as can be ex- &nbsp; pected, though the injury is severe. &nbsp; &nbsp; NARROW ESCAPE. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Roy Matthews, son of Mr. D. Mat- &nbsp; thews, of Golspie, had a remarkable escape from injury last week. He and his brother were drawing poles with a horse, and the former was about to unhook the chain from the pole when the horses started forward and the boy was knocked down, and the poles coming in contact with his body he was dragged a considerable distance, and yet escaped with noth- &a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 17 October 1925
Friday, 30th October. At 11 o'clock. W. H. Wheatley Will Sell by Auction UTTHK CIIOOKWKLI, YAH l»M On Above Date: 300 Mixed Sheep ALSO 25 Mixed Cattle CROOKWELL. SPECIAL SHEEP AND CATTLE BALE Friday, 6th November. 0. H. FURNER & CO. Will Sell on above date 3000 Splendid Store Sheep 300 Head Cattle Full particulars later. FOR THE GARDEN. SOW AND YOU SHALL REAP. "JJO.W Is the time for sowing various Seeds and Plants. We have just landed a supply of Yates' New Sea sq*'b Vegetable and Flower Seeds. These have been specially selected by Messrs. Arthur Yates & Co. for us as being the Most Suitable Kinds adapted to our climatic conditions. Try them tliis season. Books on How and When to Sow— Free. S. J. GROSVENOR, Storekeeper Taralga. RICHLANDS HOTEL TARALGA. (Under entirely New Management). "A HOME." Only the Best of Wines, Beers and Spirits stocked. Meals under Personal Supervision. Accommodation for Motor Cars; also Good Stables. LOUIS C. B. KRELLE PROPRIETOR. Telephone ...
"FIVE HUNDRED." [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 17 October 1925
"FIVE HUNDRED." The return match between Rich lands and Taralga was played at Comino Bros.' refreshment rooms and ended' iu a decisive win for the visit ors. The scores are as follow: Richlands. Taralga. Bensley and McAliuter v. Riordan and Gordon, 2—4. Bradbury and Dezius v. Burge and Goodhew, 4—4. MoPaul and Cuaack v. Lee and Swan, 4—2. Flnlayson and Mrs. Cusack v. Lyons and Mooney, 2—3. Marmont and Marmont v. Kitzgibbon and Mrs. Chalker, 4—2. Bailey and Cameron v. Bradbury and Stewart, 4—2. Mooney and White v. Duffy and Fitz gibbon, G—0 Richlands, 25 games; Taralga, 17,'