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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

THE AND FRUITGROWERS' ADVOCATE - ? ? IS PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY MORNING AKB ; DELIVERED TO ALL PARTS r OP ' PARRA3TATTA AND SURROUNDING : I DISTRICT. I — s.a. : Subscription, per quarter, in advance 2 0 ; Do. boolted . . ..23 ! Single copy ? 0 2 Terms of Advertising : s. d. Throe lines .. .. ..10 : Six lines. ? 19 One inch . . . . . . . . 2 6 Each additional inch .. ..2 6 'Births, Marriages and Deaths (each) .. .. ..10 Spcciiu terms for advertisements ordered by the quarter. ' . . Casual advertisements must beprepaid, ex cept in the case of firms or persons having .running acconnts with us. ; Persons ordering advertisements on behalf of any club or society will bo held personally re sponsible for the payment of same. Advertisements must state upon the face of them the number of times they are to bo in „ berted, otherwise they will bo continued and charged for until countermanded. LITTLE & CO. September 24th, 1887. CHATFIELD & BROWN, T ICENSED SURVEYORS Specially lic...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Local Topics. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Local Topics. I ' Sweet are tho uses of a lively imagination ! The Victorian Farmers' Gazette roports on tho authority of the Town and Country Journal that n Fruitgrowers' Co-operative Society has been recently formed in Parramatta; also, that said society has begun the erection of .spacious premises for packing and distributing purposes ! So mote it be ! Would wo could say, ' so it is ! Whether Mr. G. DeSaxe be or be not fit to captain a Ere Brigade it is not mir province to determine; but of this we are cocksure, that Superintendent Bear will be a recreant to his duty if, in any case, he end' rao the election to the command of a brigade of a man of whose snitability for theposthoisnot morally certain, since fire brigades are expensive and useless, nay dangerous luxuries unless they bo eflioi ontly led. Why on earth the brigade in ques tion should have given de sack to Mr. Pratt is a powerful conundrum, seeing that that worthy towny of ours made a first-rate skipper. One could unde...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE Cumberland Argus AND FRUITGROWERS' ADVOCATE. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20. THE PARLIAMENTARY REPRESENTATION OF PARRAMATTA. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

THE 4{-nn\btvU%t& J^vqw« FRUrrGKOWBRS' ADVOCATE. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 20. THE PARLIAMENTARY RE PRESENTATION OF PARRA MATTA. As weliave more than once recently had occasion to observe, the Protection ists of this district have all the courage of their opinions, ns well as no incon siderable capacity for organising, and so focussing their strength. Very in genious havo been their latest moyos — to ?unf flio suo-trpst.irni nf ^Tll. Alu.VX G'KE as a candidate for Central Cumberland, and the invitation extended to Mit. C. J. Byeses to conio forward as their local champion at the next election for Farra matta. This invitation to Ma. Bykxes has been followed up on the part of those who made it by a series of newspaper squibs and crackers each and all of them charged with tho boimcible assumption that Protection does actually rulo the roastin tho Parramatta electorate. Now, as a matter of fact, while Protection counts its votaries in Parramatta by the dozen, Preetrade (an she would rou...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Annexation of Elizabeth Farm. DEPUTATION TO THE PREMIER. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

The Annexation of Elizabeth Farm. DEPUTATION TO THE PREMIER. Yesterday a deputation of residents of Gnmville North, consisting of Messrs. AV. A. Brodie, F. Beamed, and N. E. A. Neale, was introduced by Mr. II. Taylor, M.P., to the Golt.nial Secretary, for the purpose of pre senting a petition signed by lio residents and ratepayers of Elizabeth Farm, nravins that some (500 acres of that estate may be severed from Granville and attached to the Parramatta borough. The petition hns already appeared in tho Argus. ' 41 r. Taylor presented the petition, and after explaining tho object of tho deputation, suggested that Sir Henry Parkos visit Parra matta and judge of the matter by personal in spection. Mr. Brodie stated thatin 1881 Sir Alexander Stuart promised a deputation from the Parra matta Council that if Parramatta would annex Elizabeth Farm, no objection would be raised. Surveyor Smythe reported that the sewerage scheme of Parramatta could not be curried out without this land. It migh...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Fairfield Branch. Fruitgrowers' Union, N.S.W. LECTURE ON OUR FRUIT SOILS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Fairfield Branch, Fruitgrowers' Union, N.S.W. LECTURE ON OUR FRUIT SOILS. On Wednesday ovening a free leuture on the above subject to -whioh 'all persons in terested in the fruit industry, and others (ladies especially)' were invited by advertisementin the Cubbeelaot) Aiwhis, wns delivered in Mr. Dale's cottage, Fairfield, by Mr. Angus Mac kay, the well-known instructor in agriculture under the Board of Technical Education. The room in which the lecture was delivered was filled to its utmost capacity. 'Mr. S.H Appleton was voted to the chair; and amongst those present were Messrs. Dale, W. Stimson, G. Stimson, A. Stimson, W. Stimson, jr., Trivett, J'. S. Townseud, S. M'AVhinnio (seoretary of the Branch) and E. WhitaVcr, General Secre tary of the Fruitgrowers' Union. These, and other gentlemen were representative of the fruitgrowing industry in the district.of Fait field, Sniithftold, Prospect and Guildford. The chairman briefly introduced the lecturer. Mr. Maclcay said ho had not ha...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Brooklyn. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Brooklyn. Mit. .Tonx Noiibs, M.L.A.,paida visit to the Hawkesbury district last week, and some local wants were pointed out to him, amonest. which were the silting of tho river near the railway dam,, and the contimiati-m of the r ad to the old Sleaiiioi-'s Wharf. Mr. Nobbs promised to bring these matters under the notice of the Minister for 'Works without delay.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Desiccating Depot for Parramatta. DISPUTATION TO MINISTER FOR LANDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

A Desiccating Depot for Parra matta. DEPUTATION TO MINISTER FOR LANDS. Mit. If. T-^Yi.oi!, j\$,P., yeatordfiy afternoon iutroduqod a deputation from the Parramatta Borough Council, consisting of Aldermen Beamcs and Brodie, and Mr. E. J. Love (Overseer of Works), to the Minister for Lands, for tho purpose of securing a grant of land, 13 acres in extent, at Parramatta North, as a site for desiccating purposes. Mr. Taylor explained that the laud was of no value, but could bo used by tho Parrniuatta Borough Council as a depot for the desiccating machines which thoy wore importing for the treatment of night-soil. There wore over 3000 inmates in tho local Government institutions, whoso health the Council had to protect as well as that of tho inhabitants. Mr. Lovo aud Aldermen Beamcs and Brodie urged the matter upon the 11 mister. Mr, Brunkor said although lie could mako no direct promiso to accede to tho request, ho thought, from tho information before him, there could bo no reasonable ob...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Alleged Savage Assault. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Alleged Savage Assault. An assault alleged to have been committed on a boy named Adams, aged botweon 9 and 10 years, by somo of his schoolmates, has been the subject of much public comment during the week. Various rumours, more or less well founded, hnvo been abroad ; but the statement as made to a representative of this naner bv the boy himself is as follows. On last Tuesday week, shortly after a p.m., ho aud a younger sister wero going along Station-street towa rds their homo iu Harris Park followed by seven of the boy's schoolmates, four of whom are his seniors. His sister threw a stone which struck one of the seven boys, who, however, took no part in tho subsequent alleged assault. The other six boys, Adams states, then chased him, captured him, and dragged him over a high paling fenco into a paddock. From the top of tho fence hcwaspullo.1 or fell, to the ground, and at this stage appears to have sustained the- most serious part of his internal injuries. Adams states that ho was...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
VETERINARY REMEDIES. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

VETKIUNAllY REMEDIES. The following list of remedies for tho veterinary treatment of farm stock has boon ar ranged by Professor Brown, and published in the' Journal of tho Royal Agricultural Society : — Aconite. — Tincturo (Vlomings s) ; action sedative, allays fever, and excnially roHsves ir ritation. Dose— Hor.iO and ox, 10 to 30 drops ; sheep, ttvu drops ; add water in proportion of a tcaspoonful to each drnp of tincture. .For a lotion, use one tublesiioouf.nl of tlio tiucture to a pint of water. Alcohol, in the form of whisky, or brandy, or strong ale, is useful for cases in which tho system requires to be temporarily raised from a state of depression. Doses—Horse or ox, whisky or brandy, four to eight titblespoonfuls; sheep, one to throe tablespounfuls Strong ale, horse or ox, one pint. ; sheep, quarter of a pint; repeated two or three tines a day. ,\loos.— A purgative for horse or ox. Tho oi-dinnry lUuelio mass and the solution should bo kept at hand: both preparations must bo...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
INSECTS, BLIGHT, SMUT, RUST. [WHY DO THEY ATTACK VEGETATION?] [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

j INS liCTS, BLIGHT. SMUT, RUST. [WHY DO THEY ATTACK VEGETATION'':''] The investigations ot science are daily and even lionrlj' furnishing us with cleaver and more unquestionable) evidence of the great beauty with wbi.'li nature has adapted her various means towards the several ends shehas in her view. Wo are slowly but surely learn ing- that one phenomenon after another, which ;,| has boon regarded as presenting evidence ot a j 'discord,' was but '?harmony mt under :Jf. stood.' Tho observations, as well of scientific : ?? as of unscientific men, have- been sufficiently ??:.§ clear and full, to demonstrate beyond cavil or . -:-| dispute, that a portion at least of the insect 5™; world. -isin no wise a departure from tho hur :'fS niony of the system of nature. :::T£i ? Dift'oront flies, which in the 'larva;' or v'Si infant state, renderimpoi'tancservico by fcod ::;.'; ing upon carrion of all kinds of filth;- -by the -^si aid of various tribes of scavenger beetles, of- ;¥i fonsivo mat...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Hornsby. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Hornsby. Mi:. F. F.ykxklt,, M.P , has received tlio iol lowing letter :- 'Department of Public Wo ka Sydney, l'-Mh October, ISiSS. Sit-,— With re ference to your letter of the 2 3rd ulfmo, ro niie.st.iiiB tliiit a survey- bo made of n road, from Ilornsby to Dural. I am directed by the Secre tary for Public 'Works to inform you that, under the reports received upon the subject, the opening of a road from tho railway station to Bcrowra Creek is recommended , and a sum of monov for the purpose Iims been placed on (he estimates to bo submitted for the considera tion of the Cabinet. — I have, etc., J. B.uilixg, Under Secretary.'

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MISCELLANEA. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

MISCELLANEA. Sparrows may bo kept, from peas by strings of black cotton run along the rows. Use none but the best rofincd'salt for butter. In impure there are strong flavours and odours that do not appear till it is moist, and these will spoil any sort of butter. For harness polish dissolve two ounces soft soiii) in half a tumbler of water : add six ounces beeswax, two ounces mutton suet, six ounces crystal sugar, and one ounce lampblack. Molt tho whole over, a slow fire, and then add a gill of turpentine. Kcop in a bottlo ; apply with a sponge, and polish with a brush. The presence of tho Borers is known by tho. sawdust which they make. The best cure is a a knife and a wire or whalebone probo; Cut only enough to allow the entrance of the probe; never girdle the tree. Clip hedges as required, but more especial attention should bo paid to thoso recently planted. Keep them down rather than lot thorn run up. Sec Hint tho bottom is well filled; the top will bo sure to fill, as tho sap a...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Fairfield. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Fairfield. The 'Worlra committee of the Fail-field Pio gross Association iit;o doing sofno useful vimlc around tlio station; 'iintl if funds aro available will make tlio land adjacent to tho railway 'look quito inviting', licsliionts and those 'iutoresti.il iu the' progress of tlio district should assist us far as they are ablo by putting funds iu tlic hands of tho committee, so that tliov mav cull tinno the works tlioy havo commenced. Oun genial station-master is soon to leave its to take charge of Hiirstvillo. ' '\Ve are sorry to loso him, but must congratulate him' on hisiul viuicemonii . ' ' ' Tin-; Fairfield Progress Association vyill hqjil its monthly meeting at' Mr. Bale's cottago on / Saturday, and it is to bo hoped thero will bo a good attendance as, tho rules aro to be revised; and tho new code of rules adoptcil. The woathor'siuco niy lns,t l(as bepii gfluov; ally fine, with heavy winds, which sadly dry and parch up the land. In Kpito.of all draw backs, vegetation around u...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Parramatta Petty Sessions. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17. (Before Messrs. H. Byrnes and G. Wickham, Js.P.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Parramatta Petty Sessions. Wki.xksd.yy, OuT~n:liIt !7. (Before Messrs. H. Byrnes mid G. Wickhnm. .Ts.T.l John Dennis Kennedy pleaded guilty to having bun ' drunk in Clmrch-slm-t, und was iined 5s, in default »J hours' iinpriwiimcut. James Collis Pcttit was charged with being of un sound mind. Dm. Bowman and Phillips deposed flint they had examined Pettit and found him of unsound mind, mid unfit to bo at largo. The Bench ordered him to bn sent to the Hospital for Insane, Parramatta. wuiinin John lieul was charged with disobeying im order of the Court for payment of a line foi travelliiiR in a railway carriage without a ticket. Sentenced to 14 nays' imprisonment, unless the amount (£2) be Frank Qiiinlim (who has repeatedly been remanded I owing to continued illness from rheumatic fever in the I gnoi hospital) wus chaigcd with forguig and uttemun I cheque, £210s. Houry Oollcy, assistaut-superintondtiit of the Hospital for Uio Insane, Parramatta, depoM.il that tho cheque produced, purpo...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Parramatta Petty Sessions. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13. (Before Messrs. R. Harper and J. Smith, Js.P.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Parramatta Petty Sessions. SUTIII.AV, O.iTOilKII 18. illofore Messrs. It, Harper nnd, T. Smilh. .is.P.) K-.borl Kidd. ehiu-g.'.! by Cointiible l,ino'ni' with having been drunk in (.'hurou-strcol, Piirra, „?? , , ,', Hubert Christie, changed by Constable May with havi .' ishou'-''''!'.'..'.'/'!^')'.'''' Wm! '''''' ''Cl1 '°S '' '''?''''?I- John honey, reeijived'friini'tlie Cohiiv Police, ohm-oil

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A USEFUL FRUIT BOX. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

A U-EEUL VRVl'V BOX. i J3oxiH mudu of Uio 'form given in annexed f illustration ikui bo .stacked one over ?another, as | high as one can roach without iiuy 'danger to J tho contents. Many persons have found them | useful for handling tomatoes and similar fruit.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BOWLS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

.. .; ? ' _. BOWLS. JMr. Wlllinni Hall, of Ihe Ifosehilt Bowlin.' Club has been picked iu the intercolonial team to go to Melbourne ut the cud of the month. The selection is , go d one Messrs. (i. Coatos and. I. W. Conner will -ilsi) i.ecoV,, iviuy the ten. ? 'pleasure bout,' an'l if ol'ns'n is pr^uX/^/soi^wtiiu.yi^n;;!?11' Mi- c'''^

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Agricultural and Horticultural. AN ODD SHAPED LEMON. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Agricultural and Horticultural. AN ODD SHAPED LEIIXT. We subjoin a slcetcli of a lemon whiuli (grown by Mr. W'. II'. Tuck well of Castle Hill) liaa If toly boon on view nt : Mr. Joseph Caddy's dwipory emporium, Pnrraraatta. In general chnvactovisMcs of outline it resembles a lomon of which, wo published the counterfeit present ment some few weeks back ; but its re markable peculiarity is that it bears a fantastic yet somewhat striking rosem blanco ton mother parrot with two young birds, the latter peeping out of their nest, expectant of succulent grub suited to their, callow condition. The size of tho lemon was a little over 4] inches from its stem to tho beak of 'mother parrot ' and its girth round its largest din meter was nearly 11 inches.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 16. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Ti Ksi.AV.(J.roiii.ii Hi. ,l!i'loro .Mo-sis. II. Byrne' nnd Jos. Wlii'worth, Js 1' ? Noil I'etorJan-cu .haijeil with having b'ou drunk and disonleilv in Iho 1'iinnuiatla l'arkon the previous diiy. was iin,::i los in dHault IS hours' imiiri-onn cut ? for having made use ..f ..h,col.e language in Churc li- 1 street, he was fined 21 is or 7 d:.vs imprisonment l-'rederiek IVicival, for hiiviiig been drunk and dis orderly iuChiii-cli-lm't, wns lined li's or l«lioii'.---

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MONDAY, OCTOBER 15 (Before Messrs. H. Byrnes and J. Whitworth, Js.P.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 20 October 1888

Moxhav. Oi-r ? .-i! ir. (More Messrs. 11. Byrnes and J.. W.itworth. .1... , .Miiry narron ell ii-ged by Constable Board with Imi nigno 1,-iwtul visible means of suiinort nud 110 'lvr.,1 place of abode. Constable Bo.'ird deposed (are, to. prostitiileslaud had eh n-iieteis: fi* ul-nt comn'aiiN about her hid been nude to the police; on'Sitinliv week 11 complaint, hud been received that, shew s ^ iv , X ill the bush, near tho Windsor It md; with a number of larrikins. Put i-iek Maher (with whom licensed s, i, silo had been living for throe months) dep ised tint lie v s a Inbouror, employo.l by Mr. Josepl, Smith and res'id ing on Ihe Windsor Hoad ; accus,, l-h-,,1 1 ec 1 vh,'- w h him forth.ee months, tirst nt. his ,,,..tl,o,\s , , 1, elv in i,n o,Ka, shed on Mr. Smith's propeity. The lie, Sri»SJl,Kr!1OH1XII1OIllIl'IIll-lllIlI«IlI'wt0''»I. Voter Fletcher jvns charged by Con-stable Mav with having been drunk nt Gmuvillc, an 1 with having nml,! use ot obscene language, „„,, „,,,,„„, piill ...

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