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SPORTS ME[?]S. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

SPORTS ittEdS. Mu<chison annual sports take place on Wedn.suay, 4ih Feb.uary. Geueiai e.-tues close with the secre tary (.Mr D. J. Suewau) at 8 p.m. to morrow turday). Entries have a.ready beenfreely lodged, and, provided ilia weather is suitaole, another great day s sport should be in stoe i or patrons. Dming ttie week the president and .secretary have made a canvass of the town aud district for subsoiiptions. Tt.ey were encouragiugly received, and dona-' iioiis .o the extent of £20 have aireaay been pr. mised. This is must satisfacioiy The booths rights in connection wttb the sports were disposed ot by .Messrs J£. W Hill & Co. on Monday last. Mr J. Baton, ot the Swansea Hotel, pur chased toe publican's uooth for £8 10s (£i better Lhan last yea.) wnile the iruit, luncheon and ounf.ciunery booth was knocked down tu Mr Kaeburo, of JSag&mbie, at 32s 6d (an increase of 2a 6d uu last year's price). Duiing the week the secretary dis posed of the sole merry-go-r...

MURCHISON ATHLETIC SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

MUROH1SON ATHLETIC SPORTS. A. general me- tiog of inemhera of the above club whs held at Burch's Swansea hotel on Saiuidny evening lust, wheD th re was a large aire danc - of members, the president (Mr Audrew Robins-<n) occupying the chair. The principat business of the evening was to elect the balance of officials for the sports to be held on the 4th February. Officials were appointed as under :— Judges—Me-sis M. Cloney, H. Day, D. J. Clamp-it, R N. M'Millan, E 0. Parsons, A. Heath, J. Parker and H. Miller. Referee—Mr A If. Salas Marksmen—Messis H. M'Kenzie E Harper, Jas. Day, T. J. Oluney, Geo. Sumner, W. G. Brisbane, J. Caner, G. F. Heazlewood, T. Day, E. L. Teague, F. Cadan, A. Kenny, E M'Urackeu, J. R. Kennedy and M Donegan. Timekeeper—Mr Alf. Salas Gatekeepers— vluBBrs E. Holland. Ji-o. Barnett, J. M'Kenzie and J. M'Lenuan. Starter—Mr Juo. Cloney. Ch"P Committee—Messrs S. Armit stead, R. Miller, J. Metoalf, J. Parker and W. (Jahill. Pedestrian Committee — Messrs 0. ...

Rushworth-Stanhope Railway League. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

Rushworth-Stanhope Railway League. A meeting of the above was held at the shire hall, Ru-hworth, on Moi d-»y ev. nine last. There were present— Me^S'S H. G. B ice (i i the chair), J. Rnrt S ewari. G. Walbran, H. Weir, D. C theis, E. 0 Risstiom and T. Tulloch (hon. see.) Correspondence was reopived from Mr John Gordon, M.L.A., stating that the Railways Standing Committee w uld vi-ir Ruahwor'h shortly and take evidence on the proposed line. The secretary stated that, the meeting had been called principally to hear the report prepared by the chairman, and which it was proposed to place before th • Railways Standing Committee. Mr Stewart read 'he report, wh:cb had been nicely typewritten at his ffioe, and it wa< app ov-d of *i h hu' slight altera'i'-n, Me-srs Bribe, Stewart and the secretary being aptvi ted to r< vise it and add any bin additions! th?t may be thought neQeeisr^i /

Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

Orange Blossom. January 3 d was the day on which a very pretty wedding was celebrated ua the JN inth Carl on Church of Christ, Mel bourne. I'he cor.traciii g parties were Miss A.. Dairoeh (y «nnger daughter of the late Mr James Darroch) a d Mr T. Fettifer'(eldest 8 >n ol Mr JamesP. ttifer), both of Whr 'O, but the young couple have vesrded in •ielb"Urne for several years. The Rev. John Darroch, of Ben digo (cousin of the '.ride), performed the cerem ny Ihecuich was nict ly deem - at d ny he girl r ientisi.f the onde. The Wedding viarch was playerl, aud the choir, of which the br id-; has been a mi-m her for some lime, opened the service with an appropriate hymn. The bride 1 oke < charming in a i eautiful dress of mi erva 8a in, trimmed wnh rich lace, pearls and ni-on, anil also wore th- bnde gro in'- gift, a be>uti!u' string of pearls, a-'d car ri d a srmw r bo quet of small a-um lilie- ami bea n. 'I he biidesm*ids were Vli-rse-r M. Darroch and E. Petiif. r, sisters...

CHURCH OF ENGLAND v. MURCHISON. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

CHURCH OP ENGLAND v. MUR CHI80N. Reoognising that there are a number of orioket reoruits in Rush worth who have few opportunities of displaying their talents, consequent on the business half-holiday being on Weduesday (whioh is not the recognised cricket d*y of the distriot), quite recently a movement was started with the object of providing the said recrui'S with an afternoon's cricket. The team was organised u>.der the auspioet of St. Paul's Ohuich of England, and has already played two matches. Lhs week they journeyed to Moora and scored a decisive viotory, while on Wednesday last they travelled to Murchison and added another "scalp to their belt" after an intereBtii g and enjoyable game. The locals bad first use of the wiakets and put up the respectable total of 84. Of these He-izlewood (29), Dwyer (29) and Shewan (12; were the principal contributors. Locke (6 for 40) and J. Johnson (2 fi r 36) did the bnlk of the bowliog for Rush worth. The churoh team responded with 127. th...

Church Services. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

Ohuroh Services. Mass will be celebrated at the R 0. church, Rushworth, on Sunday next at 11.30 a.m. Presbyterian Churoh. — Rushworth, 11 a.m. and 8 p.m.; Moora, 3 p.m. Evening suhject, "Look,"—lantern ser vice in chyrch grounds. Preacher, Mr R*ff. Presbyterian Church, Murchiaon.—On Sunday next the Rev. F. C. Yickerm-»n, B.A., will conduct services as under :— Moorilim, 11a m.; Murchiaon, 2.30 p.m.; the Weir, 7 30 p.m. Meth>dist Church, Murchiaon.—Ser vices will be conducted at the Mechanics' Hall, Murchiaon, on Sundry next, as under :—11 a.m. and 7 30 p.m. Preacher, Rev. S. Alhon. Church of England services for Sunday next—Rushworth, 11 a.m. (H.C.) and 7 30 p.m.; Children's service, 3 p m.— preacher, Rev. G. W. Carter, K.D.; Ar oadia, 11 a.m.; ILrgalone, 3 p.m ; Mur chi-oo, 7 30 p.m. —preacher, Rev; S. W. Williamson, To. L. Collections at all services for Home Mission Fund. Services will be conduct, d in the Meth dist Churches on Sunday next as follow :— Rev. H. Richardson, Cata...

MURCHISON V. MOORA. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

MURCHISON V. MOORA. The above teams met on Saturday last I on the Muichison ground. J. Dorrooh led the visitors, oho were fully repre sented, while the Murohison team, trom which there were seveial notable ab seutees, was skippered by D. J. Shewan in the absenoe of Harry Day. Moura took first possession of the wiokets and weie disposed of when they Lad totted up 129 runs, Hussey (22), H. J. Cheong (19), Darrocb (15) and W. Hipgrave (15) being the chief contiibutors. Murchison then "wie.ded the willow," but with p..or re suit, lleaslewood (43; beiug the only one to reach double figuies. Moora's bitting was far more consistent than the locals, but Rtazlewood'B imnoga was uu doubtedly the feature of the masch. W. R. Lawne (Moura) bowled well obtaining 5 wickets for 12 tuds and D. J. Soewan (Mutchtsoo) took 3 for 9. Reaimy, Charlton and Heazlewood took two w ickets apiece, Afternoon tea was kindly sup plied by the Murchison ladiee and was much appreciated. Following are ihe scores ;— Mo...

TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

10 THE EDITOR. Sir,—I think that it is high time the piaciice of bik>- ridi 'g on the Vloura toad f<> tpath w«s put a at p to. N't n day or iyht passes but several can he seei —no ligh s, no warning ot aoy kind ; j st wh zz past you. When some person or chi-d gets hurt, or perhapa^*killed, then prob bly a move wi 1 be made tn prevent it. Pe>8'>nal)y, I have met them myself at all hours of the night, and in not one single instance was a light carried. I have used language as they passed more forcible than polite - —Yours, &c., PRO BONO PUBLICO.

Moora Race Club. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

Moora " Race Club. A'meeting of those interested iu the above olub was beid at JDavey's hotel, Moora, on Monday evening last, when there were" present : — Mesats 0. H. Cameron (president), F. Geislei, J. Lynch, L. Byrne, 0. W. Taylor, P. Guy, J. Barrow, W. Whnaker and E, A .viuhlhan (hon. seo.) The secretary stated that he had called the meeting because he found that the Shepparton Carnival wss on 11. h F>b ruaty, the date previously chosen. The opening of the cluck sea-on was al.-o on the same date, ana he thouuhi it w. uld be useless to hoia the laces on the 11th. The V.tt.O. baa grantea them permission to hold a picnic meeting on the 11th, but he had that afternuon teoeived a telegram, in iepy, staling that the V.R 0. o m mitiee could nut grant them the 18ch February. Some discussion followed, the general opinion beiDg that it would be advisable to ma an uuiegis<e>ed meeting o the 18th Febiuaiy. Finally. Mr J. Barrow, moved — That an un reuisteted meeting be held...

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

SOBOSES SKIN FOOD.^_ Every woman who wishes to appear beautiful should use " SuBOSES " for the skin, it being unsurpassed in preserving the complexion. Soroses Skin Food is freshen ing, softening, cleansing and beautifying, makes all blemishes such as Pimples, Freckles, Wrinkles, Sunburn and Sallownesa disappear like magic. Price, 2s 6d per jar, Obtainable at E. U. Bisstrom's, Bushworth. THE SURE SIGN. A dull, persistent paiu in the back—an aohe that Bpoils steep and is worbe in ihe morning; a sharp, cutting pain when bending, is a suie sign of Kidney Disease. It is not really the back aching, but the kidneys, whioh lie juBt beneaih the small of the back. D an's Backaobe Kidney Pills quickly relieve the kidneys, and help them to drive out of the body the poisons which cause baokaohe, dropsy, urinary diboiders, rheumatism, giavel, stone. The case here given proves that cures are thorough. Mrs W. Merryful, Nuggetry Road, Rushworth, says :—"My daughter was BUi jcOt to painB iu her back...

Rushworth-Colbinabbin Railway Trust. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

Ruahworth-Oolblnabbin Rail way Trust. The ordinary monthly meeting of the ab»ve Trust was held at the Shiie Hall,! Rushworth, on Stturday last, when there were present—Crs J M'Kee (chair man), I. Furpby, Jno. Brown, H. G. Brice; Mr W. H. Geyle (seoy.) A letter was received from Mrs Mess, Gobaiup, stating that she would take nothing lets than £55 and the three acres of land mentioned pr. viously as com pensation for the railway line going through her property.—Received. | L'he teoretary reporti d that the rates were coming in very well, and this enabled tne trust to keep out of debt. The secretary was instructed to is-ue final nonces to all who had not paid their rates, and state that the trust in sisted up >n all rates being paid im mediately or legal proceedings would be taken. | Acci unts amounting to £18 lis 2d were p .tetsed for payment and ihe meeting Closed

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 23 January 1914

Wicker Suites in Sesgrass and Cane straight fiom the Facto'y Settees from 35s Chi'd'a Farcy W'icker Chairs.- 5s: laig siz", 10- 6 i, lis 6d, 13s 6d, 15s arid 16*. ' Drawing and Dining Suites also on hand. We will supply every grade of Fumiiure on receipt of order. SPECIAL OFFER FOR SPOT CASH ON DELIVERY. Any City caral<-trued ar*iole (we have half a dozen different cat-.loirue><„on hand) for orders < ver £2, 10 % Hi<= ci-U"t on freight paid catalogues or oi her wise. Buy your FURNITURE locally and save disappointment. See what you But. Dress Baskets, Suit Cases, "G'adstone Bags & Briefs for the holidays LINOS, CARPETS, R< 'GS & MATS. Japanese Matting at 10^d yd. Large H>ndsomn Mais in same material, Is 3d and la 9d each. FANCY GOODS, STATIONERY, «nd all HOUSEHOLD REQUISITES at THE ARGADE, E. 0. RISSTROM, PROPBIETOB. TOWNS LIGHTING In the Electric Lighting of Country Towns we were the Pioneers! ■■ "-"W-* e t...

Rushworth Mechanics' Institute. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

Rushworth Mechanics'* Insti tute. A special meeting of the committee of the above institute was held on Thursday evening, 22ad inst., when there were present :—Messrs T. Tulloch (in the chair), J. 0. Walbran, E. A. Coyle, H. Weir, Dr Christie, and E. 0. Risstrom (hon. sec). A letter was read from Mr J, Burt Stewart to the effect that Miss Gunn had voluntarily offered to reduce the amount of interest on the mortgage over the in stitute from 5 per cent, to 4 per cent. Dr Christie moved and Mr Walbran seconded—That in consideration of Miss Gunn voluntarily reducing the interest to 4 per cent, per annum elie be made a life member. Carried, It was resolved to allow town sub scribers only two books and one paper or magazine out at any one time, while Country subscribers were restricted to four bookB and one paper or magaziue. Accounts amounting to £172 18s 4d were passed for payment and the meeting olosed.

Close Seasons for Fish. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

Close Seasons for Fish. Crayfish—The tvholo year for all less "than 9 inches in length, and for Female Crayfish from 1st Juno to 30tli Novem ber. Black Fish, 1st September to loth De cember. English Trout, 1st May to 31sfc August. English Roach in River Yarra, from loth September to 15th November. Gippsland Perch, 1st August to 30th November. Murray Bream, Murray Perch, Murray Cod, 1st October to 30th November. Blackfish... 4 ozs. Murray Cod l£lbs. Bream ... 5 ,, Murray Perch 8 ozs. Bream,Silver5 ,, Perch ... 5 „ Cat Fish... 4 „ Perch English 4 n Crayfish— length 9 ins. ^out—all UiocU» 8 029,

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

Cooma SportsJ Under the Auspices of the I.O.R. Lodge, Trill be held on Wednesday, Foby. 18, 1914, in the COOMA RECREATION RESERYE, Judges—lleasrs Haelem, Trevaskie, Ricberdi, A* Collie and J. B J inch. Timekeeper Mr J. T. Ovens. Starter—Mr Watte. Programme PEDESTRIAN. Maidhx Plath, 100yds, let *1 10e, 2nd ISi. Nom. Is 8d. j Tbial Handicap, 120yds, let £2, 2nd IBs. J Nom. le, acc. le. I Sheffield Handicap, iBOjrde. let « 10e, 2na £1 5s, 8rd lOe. Nom. Se, aoc. 2e. I.O.R. Handicap, laoyde. (members only). let 51 5s, 2nd lOe. Nom. le, aco. le. Boys' Race, nnder 15. let Be, 2nd 2a, Entry 6d, ' Box*' Race, nnder 10. let 3s, 2nd Is ed. Entry 3d. Gibl«' Race, under U. let 4s, 2nd 2a. Entry 3d, Old BDmst' Race (oTer 48), 75 yards. let trophy. Entry 1». ■ Owtaole Race (open). 1st lee, 2nd 5s. Entry le. Ladies' Walking Match (handicap), BSOyde. let 15s, 2nd 5s, Eotry le. CYCLING. Handicap Bicycle Race. 1 mile, let £2, 2nd lie. Nom. 2s, aoc. le. Handicap Cycle Race, J mile, let 5s, 2nd 10s. Nom...

RUSHWORTH POST OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

KUStL WORTH POST OFFICE. The following are the Poatal Arrange ments at Rushworth:— Melbourne and Mubohisoit. Daily. mails for Melbourne ) Murchison Up Trav. post Close Arrive 5.5 p.m. noon. . 5.5 p.m. Bailieston and Whuoo. Daily. Whroo | 12 p.m. | 4.20 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Bailieston | 12 p.m. | 4.20 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. 'ADgustown | 12 p.m. | 4.20 p.m. Registered and parcel post mailB close 10 minutes before ordinary mails. Letter carrier leaves office 12.45 p.m. Post and Telegraph Qgjee open from 2 to 6

[?] [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

It in the search for happiness thai makes the world go round. Why do some ladies like to sing? Why does my neighbor love hi? fid(U'«" Why thin i Why that? Why any thing? We'd luxe to find out every riddle But no! he only cogitates. And—traveller say—he slyly winks; He wears a smile that irritates, Oh! he's a "dead one" is that Sphinx! Mary had a little lamb— You've heard this fact before; But have you heard she passed her plate And had a little more? "Where is Mrs. Brown going to live now her two daughters are married— in London, where one of her sons-in law lives, or in Manchester, where the other lives?" "I don't know. One wants her to settle down in London, the other in Manchester." "What charming sons-in-law!" "H'm! It's the one in London whr would like to send her to Manchester, and the Manchester one who would like her to stay in London!" A few days ago an idler was watch ing some masons placing a stone step in position. Noticing it was uoi straight, he turned to one of the me...

CLOSE SEASON FOR FISH. BLACKFISH. FROM 1ST SEPTEMBER TO 15TH DECEMBER. TROUT. From 1st May to 31st August. MURRAY COD, PERCH and BREAM. From 1st OCTOBER TO 30TH NOVEMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

, CLOSE SEASON FOR FISH. Blackfish. From 1st September to 15th December. Trout. From lsb May to 31sfc Angusb. Murray Cod, Perch and Bream. From lab October to 30th November. Lake Waranga Inlet closed from August 1st to November 30th. All dates are inclusive. The Minimum weight of Fish to be taken is as follows :— Blackfish 4 oz. Murray Ood li lb. Bream 6 oz. Murray Perch 8 oz. Catfish 4 oz. Trout ... 8oz.

Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

CLARKE'S B. 41. PILLS, A Warranted Cure foi all Acquired or Constitution*) Dleoh&rgea from the Urinary Organs, in either sex. Tfaes# famous Pills also cure Gravel. Pains in the Back, and ah Kidney Disorders. Free from mercury. Forty years' success. Sold by all Chemists and Storekeepers throughout the world. 1X7ANTED. — ENERGETIC LADS to SELL CARDS on Sports X)ay, Liberal commission on all sales. Apply at once to D. JNO. SHEWAN. Secretary, Murchison Athletic Club. sfS'l REWARD. LOST from Eastern Channel at Moori lim.—80 WEANERS and 2 LIN COLN RAMS. \V eanera branded W, ranis unbranded. The above reward will bo paid for information loading to the recovery of the lot. Apply GORDON B. KEARNEY & CO., Murchison. Violin, Piano, Viola. (Former Student of the Melbourne Conservatorium), Resumes Tuition On, Feloy. 2nd, &U<i tail be interviewed by intending pupils at Mrs Doolipg'p Coffee Paloeo, MurcHison Athletic • Club. A MEETING of members of the above club...

Close Seasons for Game. [Newspaper Article] — Murchison Advertiser and Murchison, Toolamba, Mooroopna and Dargalong Express — 30 January 1914

Close Seasons for Game. The following ale the Close Seasons for the principal specieB of game through out Victoria:— 1st August to 16th day or February, at 5.30 a.m. Quail (except Californian Quail, which are protected all the year). 1st July to 1st day or February 5.30 a.m. Wild Duck of any Species. ! All kinds of Geese, all members of the Rail Family, Plovers, Avooet. All the Teak. Kangaroos, Opossums, Swans and Wild PigeonB,

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