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POLICE COURT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

POLIOE COURT. Mr John A. Anderson, J.P., pro sided at the Police Court on Tuesday morning when a man named Thomas ShingleB was presented on the charge of using obscene language in Nelson street on Monday night. Accused was arrested by Constable Albert Kohn. Shingles was fined £1 in de fault 7 days' imprisonment. Accused paid the fine. Shingles was again locked up by Constable Kohn on Tuesday evening, and brought before MrlJ. A. Anderson, J.P., on "Wednes day morning, charged with being drunk in Nelson street. Accused pleaded guilty, and was fined 10s, The fine was paid, and Shingles pro mised to " move on." On Thursday morning Shingles made his third appearance at the court before Messrs W. A. Gunn and J. A. Anderson, J's.P., charged with using obscene language in a public place on Wed nesday evening, to wit, Nelson Street, According to the evidonce of Messrs | J. A. Murphy and Byron Kozminsky, the accused on Wednesday afternoon was haranguing a crowd of cadets and men under tho ver...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

PERSONAL. Mr P. J. Smith, of Miram, who was thrown out of a gig last week and sustained injuries to hi3 back, hag now completely recovored from the effects. The wedding was celebrated nt Lillimur of Miss lima Grace, eldest daughtor of Mr and Mrs J. Vivian, of Lillimur, and Mr Bennet Olson, of Yorke'3 Peninsula, S,A. Miss P, Vivian was bridesmaid, and Mr A. J. Menzel officiated as best man. Mr A. R. Benn, of Kaniva. conducted the marriage cere mony. Mr and Mrs Olson will reside in the Jeparit district. The Eov J. Parker, late of Goroke, tho newly-appointed minister to take charge of the Jeparit Methodist circuit, is at present laid up wilh illness at Turra Murra, N.S.W. Mr F. W- Bond, formerly clerk of courts at Nhill and Sfcawell, and now chief probation officer, read a paper on Children's Courts at the inter-ritate conference of honorary magistrates held in Melbourne on Tuesday. Mr Frank Patterson, of Nhill, who has been seriously ill, is improving slowly. The newly-appointed matro...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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WRAGGE'S WEATHER FORECAST. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

WRAGGE'S WEATHER FORECAST. Wraggo, the well-known motcrolo giat, prophecies 1914 will bo marked by what Australians call a drought, but tho drought so-called this year should not be as bad as 1913; Conditions were improving, and the end of 1915 tho rainfall would bo up to tho average. In 1010 and on to 1920 ho forecasted good seasons; 1921 and 1922, falling of! *, 1923 and 1924, bad drought; 1925 and 1926, improving; 1927 to 1930, good seasons.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

LliMI S, rLB\9£ NOTE I Ladies are requested to note that the Offices of the Ladies' College of Health have been removed from 46 Elizabeth Street to Pliair's Buildings, 327-329 Collins Street, Melbourne. The College has the sole agoney in Victoria for DrD M Coonley's famous Orange Lily Treatment, which for the past 25 years has been effecting such wonder ful cures among women in all parts of Australia. For the benefit of sufferers, and for those into whose homes King Baby has failed to appear, a free valuable medical book will be sent to anyone writing to Dept. 41. The Ladies' College of Health, Phair's Buildings, 327 Collins Street, Mel ourae.

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CATTLE FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

CATTLE FOR SOUTH AUS TRALIA. Last week, Mr KidmaD, of Ka punda, the cattle king,dispatched from the north-eastern, western, and Ballan districts, a special train load ot cattle to the South Australian metro polis, where fat cattle are now in good demand. It ia rather unusual for Mr Kidman to transport cattle to South Australia, as hitherto the western State has been a big ex porter in this line to Victorian city markets.

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WARRIOR FOOTBALL CLUB. ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

WARRIOR FOOTBALL CLUB 1 u. ANNUAL MEETING. The winter pastime—football—is going to boom in Nhill this season; that is if the large attendance at the" annual meeting of the Warrior Club on Tuesday evening last at Kemp's Farmers' Arms Hotel is any criterion, j At 8 p.m. the largo hall was filled with enthusiasts when Mr 0. Best was unanimously elected to the chair.' The secretary, Mr F. Roper, pro ceeded to read the balance sheet which, although only showing a credit ' balance of 2s, was considered satis factory by the members on account | of the heavy call on the funds last year. The balance sheet, was received | and adopted on the motion of Messrs Rodda and J. Shone. I The election of officers resulted :— ] President.—On the motion of Mr j Best, seconded by Mr J. Oreenaune, Mr Len Barnes was elected to the position. In taking tho chair Mr ; Barnes thanlced the members for I placing him in such a high and responsible position and, although there were many in the room who he considere...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

AUCTIONEERS! gtoek^and Station Agents, Land. Finaucc'and Gdmmlssion Agent Dots • denote ptaccs trhore Youtuj Bros /lava Branches {■ Sale Yards. Crosses X denote, places "here Young Bros have, active. Co-Ayznts HORSHAM. MULL, and HAMILTON. ranch Offices at—Minyip, Rupanyup, Warracknabea', Dimboola, Oast erton, Kanivn AUCTION SALES OF HORSES, CATTLE, SHEEP, ETC. - Held as under :—Horsham, Hamilton, Nhill, Minyip, Rupanyup, Goroko, ' ^'Ifaniva, Dimboo a, Dunkeld, Castcrton, Cavandiah, Balmoraland Strath d<?wnie. Agents for— Dennys, Lascelles, Austin, and Co, The Ballarab Trustees, Executors, and Agency Coy. Ltd. [The Ballarat Banking Company, Ltd. The Australian Live Stock Insurance Coy. 1 cd. The Victoria Fire Insurance Coy The Crossly Gas and Oil Engines Cooper's Sheep Dip Nhill Weekly Sales, SATURDAY, APRIL 25,1914. YOUNG BROS, will hold their ububI sale as above, when they will offer— EXTENSIVE Furniture Sale Saturday, 25th April. Sale commences at 2.30 p.m. MESSRS YOUNG...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

— Starts — aturday, March 14, and. lasts r iamiuum Will be shown in Every Depart ment, and Bargains hitherto un dreamt of will be as plentiful as mosquitoes on liot nights. Don't Forget the Opening Date— Saturday, 14th March, 1914 Victoria Street, NHILL, A- FETTLING, Watchmaker and Jeweller, YICTOEm STREET, ®*fircat Assortment of Bcantifnl Engagement and Wedding flings ranging in prices—15s to 10 guineas SPLENDID VARIETY OF GOLD AND SILVER BROOCHES. Gold Brooches from 5s upwards. S Dainty Electroplate Ware suitable for Wedding Presents. Good Supply of SPECTACLES—all Bights and all prices. SIGHT~TSSTSO. TRINKETS AWD WATCHES. REPAIRS A SPECIALTY. -tlver-mounted Combs, Cold and Silver Studs, Silver Links, watch Chains, Silver Spoons, Silver Cigar Holders, Medals, Silver erviette Rings, and all kinds of Striking Clocks. Enables yon to all day equally well in Oats, Wheat, or Barley All users of Stripper harvesters who have "ad opportunities of admit S.vComparisons admit that the 44 good ...

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The Nhill Free Press WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED THE "NHILL MAIL." FRIDAY, 24th APRIL. News and Notes. FLOUR MILL HOLIDAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

With which is Incorporated the "Nhill Mail." FRIDAY, 24th APRIL. Jews awl JUte" FLOUR MILL HOLIDAYS. The attention of farmers and others is directed to the advertisement in serted by Messrs Noske.Bros., millers, Nhill, Betting forth the holidays that have to be observed. The mill will be closed on eight days of the year as well as on all gazetted days. Messrs Noske Bros.' office will close at 1 p.m. on - Wednesdays until 1st November next. The mill will be closed all day next Monday, 27 th inst. See advt.

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COMMERCIAL. Thursday. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

COMMERCIAL Thursday. Butter (dairy) 9]/<jcl Eggs, Is Id por dozen. Flour, 14/0 per bag New Potatoes 7/9 per owb. Cheese, lOd per lb, Hay, £3 por ton Chaff, £2 10s per ton.

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MISCELLANEOUS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

MISCELLANEOUS ■ 1 i vf ■) All the bodie9 of Good Friday's drowning catastrophe have now been washed ashore.. At the blood stock sales in Sydney, Positano was passed in at 2000 guin eas.. At the conclusion of an action in the County Court on Monday, before J udge Johnston, a witness was committed ior trial on a charge of perjury. A domestic servant named Lindsay admitted having stolen £100 from tJic Union Bank, Hamilton. Lindsay was employed by the banker's wife. Uno of the visiting American commis sioners says that tho annual fire loss iu America would be suliicient to build tho Panama Canal. Evidence was given beforo tho Inter state Commission on Monday in favor of reducing or removing the duty on tho raw material 'used in the manu facture of paint. In coinpliauco with a petition pre sented to tho Minister for Public Works (Mr. Hageltliorn), the town of Camberwell has been declared a city by tho State Executive Council. '"Gunboat" Smith has accepted by cable message from tho United...

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ON THE BRINK OF WAR. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

ON THE BRINK OF WAR. ! It is almost certain now that war will be declared by the United States on Mexico. Latest cables state that President Wilson has sent a message to Congress convening a meeting of both Houses in order to obtain their approval of his use of the armed forces of the United States to main tain its dignity and rights in Mexico. AH American merchant vessels have bsen ordered to leave Mexican waters. The sum of £10,000,000 has been provided by the United States for war expenditure. Major - General Leonard Wood has been appointed to command the United States land forces. President Huerta, of Mexico, is endeavoring to form an alliance with his Mexican rival, General Carranza, which, if successful, will give him 125,000 men ready for the field. The Industrial Workers of the World (a Socialistic organisation which has been much to the fore of late) threaten—if war breaks out with Mexico—to create the greatest industrial strike in the history of the United States. The Soci...

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WEIGHTS AND MEASURES UNION. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

WEIGHTS AND MEASURES UNION The ordinary halt-yearly meeting was held at Warraeknabeal. Cr B. Dickinson represented the Lowan Shire. Cr Pendlebury referred to a pro secution by their inspector at Beulab, where a man was fined for carrying skins on the same vohicle as fruit, but ho noticed that the Railway Department were doing exactly the same thing by carrying skins, butter, etc. in the same trucks. He moved that the Railway Department be written to drawing their attention to this matter, and asking them to dis continue the practice.—The motion was seconded by Cr Turriff, and carried. Cr Turriff said there was a practise among bakers and fruiterers of .buy ing skins. He thought tbe union j should ask the authorities to amend I the Act to make this prohibitive. He moved that the Board of Health be written to asking them to amend the Act, making it prohibitiva for bakers, fruiterers, or any person trading in food stuffs, to deal in skins—Or Dick inson thought that would be going a lit...

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SUCCESSFUL CLEARING SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

SUCCESSFUL CLEARING SALE. Messrs Young Bros, report having held a very successful sale on account Mr Donald Mclnnes. There was a large attendance of farmers, and the prices realised for his stock and plant constituied a record. Amount of sale, £1125 ; 12 geldings and mare averaged £24 ; 13 yearlings and hacks averaged £6 5s ; 204 merino weaners at 10s 9d; 321 merino ewes, 4 and 0 tooth, 14s; 300 crossbred weaners, 12s; 75 merino ewes, 9s lOd; 17 wethers, 14s; 1 heifer, £5 2s 6d ; 4 steers at £8; 1 heifer, £2 2s 6d ; 1 heifer, £G 15s; 1 cow, £12 2s 6d; , scarifier, £16; drill, £18 10s ; binder, [ £17 ; harvester, £30.

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HOUSEHOLD HINTS. BOILED BREAD PUDDING. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

,HOUSEHOLD HINTS. BOILED BREAD PUDDING. ^ Required: One pound of stale bread, I three ounces of beef suet, three ounces ' of bvbwn sugar, quarter of a pound of i currants.- raisins or sultanas, one egg. navoring. (I generally use a little Jemou. juice or vanilla). Put tile pie ces of bread in a basin, and pour over enough cold water to soak it.; then .snueczu it quite dry. Next beat it until quite smooth and free from lumps. Chop the suet finely,. Stalk and clean the fruit',' and, if raisins are be ing used, stone thorn; then either cut them iii halvtS or chop them coarsely. Now mis all the dry ingredients to gether; beat up the egg. and stir it well into the rest of the ingredients. 1'ut the mixture into a weil-greased mould or Basin, put it in a saucepan with' boiling water to come half-way up it and steam it from three to four hours. As the water boils away, add more boiling water, so as not to check the, cooking. Turn it carefully on to a hot dish, and servo it either with or wi...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

& i? WORILO-FAEV1EO Only one quality made—The Best. Shocked by A and "J. MclNTOSH District 1 Agents. | maa*m*M*z&4ifrin i nnMHWiWH I (Tom moinvealtb JSanh of Htistvalia HEAD OFFICE SYDNEY This Bank is open for all claws of GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS »t EQUITABLE BUILDING, COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE Also at Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart, Hrisbano, itockhampton, Townsville, and London. Cable remittances made to, and drafts drawn on foreign places direct. Foreign bills negotiated and collected. Letters of credit issued to any part of the world. BilW negotiated or forwarded for collection. itankmjr and Kxchange Business of cvorr description transacted within the CommoQ wealth, United Kin^doin and abroad. Current; accounts opened. Intereut paid on flxed deposits. Advances made against approved securities. SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT Victorian Central Offico: 317 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. Branches in the above cities and 2,000 Aerencios at Post Offices throughout the...

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PRICE OF WHEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

PRICE OP WHEAT. Our Melbourne correspondent wired yesterday as followsWheat con tinues very quiet. A little more is offering from the country, and some of it found buyers at 3s 9j/<jd. Generally the quotation is 3s Q]/ii to 3s 9Jd for prompt wheat. Forward businoss is atill neglected. At tho auction sales to day 3951 bags were offered, and 3879 wero sold. For 1777 bags the prico realised was 3s 9d, while CIO bags sold at 3s 8Jd, and 1143 at 3s 8d. For tho most of the remainder prices ranged from 3s to 3s 6id. Private cable adviceB stato that Livornool options are un changed at 7s Igd for May, and that those for July and October have ad vanced J4d, making them 7s 2id and 7s Id respectively, The London wheat market is steady, and inclined to bo firmer. Smaller oilers of wheat are being made by Canada. Tho great shortage of 2,300,000 tons in the esti mate of tho Argentine harvest was anticipated, and tho announcement of tho official figures will not therefore havo any apprec...

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EIGHT HOURS DAY. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

EIGHT HOURS DAY. Next Monday, 27th inst,, Eight Hours Day, the local banks will be closed all day, while the school children will be given a full holiday. The Lowan mill will bo closed all day. The local business establishments will remain open as usual.

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WINIAM NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

WINIAM .NEWS. Our correspondent writes:—A most welcome change took place in the weather on the 2lst. After continual threatening some good showers of rain fell, 95 points beiDg registered. This makes a total of 1.45 for the month to date. On the light classes of ground the food has a fair start, and this rain will bring it along nicely. This will be a relief to far mers as the early lambs are making their appearance. Sheep are in good heart, and there is a fair prospect ot a good lambing. 7' n sowing of oats will now be generai, as most of the farmers have been waiting for rain before making a start. The greater part of the red land has been too hard for anything but tho plough, All classes of farm work will now go smoothly. The practice of summer fallowing has become more general, j a great deal having been done during tho past few weeks. Farmers recog nise that it is a great saving of labor to plough tho black land dry. and provided that it giyes anjequai result, I the practice ha...

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HOSPITAL FETE MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 24 April 1914

HOSPITAL FETE MEETING. On Wednesday evening a number of ladies and gentlemen interested in the winding up of the 1914 fete, met at the Shire Hall. Mr J, P. Ryan, vice-president, was voted to the chair, A letter was received from the Ladies' Guild in reference to the 29th April being an unsuitable date for the holding of the concert and sale of gifts, owing to the closeness of the Flower Carnival. After discussion Mr Kozminsky moved that the date bo altered, and that the concert, salo of gifts, drawing of art unions, and also a coffee supper be held iu Mr Bailie's Theatre JRoyal on Wednesday, 13th May. Mr Turner reported that cheques etc for prizes won at the re cent fete can now be obtained from the secretary on application. At the conclusion of the fete mooting the sport committee met to inquire into the protest lodged by 0. Daniels, of Ivaniva, against H. Burton, of Murtoa, winner of the 75 yards Sprint Handi cap, for incorrect performances. Daniels handed in a list of Burton's pe...

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