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RENOVATING. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
RENOVATING. Old clothing may be made to look nearly as good as anw by pursuing the folowing plan:--."ake icr instance a ihiny old coat, 'oe-t, .r pair of trousers, T'he cleaner makes a strong warm soapsud, and p! .iges the garrent into it, souses t t.p ,ud ,uw n, ruts the dirty places; f nece',iary, juts It ithrough a second ids, then rises it through several caters, ..ndt hargs i; up to dry on the line. ,len nearly dry, ,.e tlkes it in rolls it up for an hlur cr tw,, "-d then presses. An old cotton cloth is laid on the outside of the coat, andt the Iron passed over that until the wrinkles are out; but the iron is re moved before the steam ceases to rise, from the goods or they would be shiny. Wrinkles that are obstinate are re moved by laying a wet cloth over them and passing the iron over that. It any shiny places are seen, they are treated as the wrinkles are; the iron is lifted, while the full cloud of steam rises and brings the nap up with it. Good cloth will bear many washings...
CLEVER FRAUDS POSED AS A SUFFRAGETTE. SERIES OF BOGUS CHEQUES. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
CLEVER FRAUDS POSED AS A SUFFRAGETTE. SERIES OF BOGUS CHEQUES. A remarkable story of frauds by a woman, who adopted several aliases and the role of a suffragette, was told at the London Sessions, when Francis Jessie RIenwick, alias Eva Iingsley, a well-dressed woman, aged 29, was sen tenced to four years' penal servitude for obtaining various sums of money from London firms by false pretences. Mr Curtis Bennet (prosecuting)' said that on January 17, the prisoner went - to the Crown publichouse, Egdware road, and obtained a blank cheque. She alleged that she wanted to get back to Edinburgh, and had lost 'her bag. She thefi went to Mrs. Whit ley's, and said that she was a suf fragetfte and had to do a lot of open air speaking from vans, and wanted a coat. She selected a coat value £14 3/6, and gave the cheque which she had obtained from Mr. Fryer. It had been filled up for £20, and was signed in the name of Martindale. In this case the prisoner was known as Miss Martindale. The prison...
THE MAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
THE MAILS. The time-table for the Orbost Bruthen mail was altered last week and the following substituted: Leaves Bruthen, daily ... 6 a.m. Nowa Nowa, arrives... 9 a.m. departs 9.15 a.m. Hospital Creek ...... 10 30 a.m. Tildesley ......... 12 noon. Due at Orbost......... 2,30 p.m Leaves Orbost, daily ... 8.30 a.nm. Tildesley ......... 11 0 a.m Hospital Creek ,,,.., 1230 p.m Nora Nowa, arrives ... 1 45 p m. departs... 2 pm Due at Bruthen .,, ... 530 p.m, The outgoing mail will close at Orbost at 8 a.m.
RAILWAY TRUST [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
RAILWAY TRUST I FnoM BRUTHEN TiMEs, 'A meeting of the Bairnedale to Or bost Railway Construction Trust was held at the shire office, Bruthen, on Friday last. Present: Crs Nixon (Or bost), Hutton (Omeo), Irvine, Terrill (Tambo), and Keating (Bairnsdale). Apologies for non-attendance were ver bally given on behalf of COrs Jeffers and Lynn. The Chairman mentioned that Cr Lynn was absent owing to a motor car accident causing him concussion of the brain. In a subsequent motion the secretary was instructed, to write Cr Lynn, expressing regret at the accidents and the hope that he would soon be about again. BLECTION O' OCIHAIRMAN. The term of office of cbairman having expired, Or Nixon was unanimously re elected to the position for another term. Expressions of goodwill and apprecia tion of the services of Or Nixon as chairman were made by all the members present. The chairman thanked the members for their confidence and hoped that the same amicable relations would exist during the ensuing ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
PLOUGHS. We can supply any make or style of plough. HILLSIDE Reversible, DISC or MOULDBOARD, Single or Double Furrow. SPECIAL SCOTCH CLIPPER SHARROWS.. S Driven-tine DRAG HARROWS, and can supply in all Constructed of the very best material throughout, " ~A full stock of parts always on hand. + ARROWS. -We Stock D~riven-tine DRAG HARROWS, and can supply in all weights and sizes; also DISC HARROWS, any size. Inspection cordially invited. H. JAMES & CO. Maize Products Ppty., Ltd. Works: Footscray. CASH buyers of MAIZE on contract system at a flat rate. Contract form to be seen at the office of Mr R. J. Mosley, solicitor, Orbost, L. Herbert & Co., THE BUSY CENTRE, CARRY THE LARGEST AND BEST ASSORTMENT OF DRAPERY IN THE DISTRICT, AND SPECIALISE IN SEVERAL LINES, AMONGST WHICH ARE LADIES' CORSETS In P.D., W.B. Nuform and Erect Form, P. and S., Mona, Tena, SCorona, Velma, Edna, Sybil, and several others. SLadies' Natural Underwear of every description. Ladies' Long Coats, s...
DOUBLE ASSASSINATION. HEIR TO AUSTRIAN THRONE AND CONSORT. London, Monday. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
DOUBLE ASSASSINATION. HEIR TO AUSTRIAN THRONE AND CONSORT. (REUTERS CABLEGRAMS) London, Monday. A painful sensation has been caused in Europe and throughout the civilised world by the assassi nation of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria, heir Lto the throne, and- his wife, which occur red at Serajevo, in Bosnia-Herz govina. The Archduke was pay ing an official visit to the city, and when his motor car was near the town hall a man in the crowd threw a bomb, which struck the back of. the.car and fell on the roadway. It exploded after the car had passed, injuring about 20 persons. The Royal pairty-pro ceeded to the hall, where the Archduke expressed his indigna tion, and after an address had been read by the Burgomaster they were proceeding to visit the military hospital when a Servian student fired two shots from a re volver. The first shot struck the Archduchess in the body, and the second entered the Archduke's throat. Both were mortally woun ded and expired a few minutes lat...
GRAND NATIONAL. FINAL ACCEPTANCES. Melbourne, Thursday. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
GRAND NATIONAL, FINAL ACCEPTANCES. Melbourne, Thursday. Thlefollowing are the fiual ~acceptancces. for the Grand National HLurdles:-Obi, Arquebuste, McAlpine, Llootaft, Kin garra, King's Ransom, Wisconsin, Celt, Dust Cloud, Lord Grey, Sir Prim, Flash Jack, Blind Harry, Beccasine, Bill Brandon, Chee, Battleship.
MELBOURNE CATTLE MARKET (BY ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH.) MELBOURNE, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
MELBOURNE CATTLE MARKET (BY ELECTRIC TELEORXIPH.) MELI0IoRNE, Wednesday. Messrs McLean, Macalister and Co. report:-Fat Cattle.- 2355 head yarded. Market ruled from a shade firmer than last week's rates to 10s higher. Quotations. Crooke, 11 bullocks... ;.. £14 4 2 Jas. Clyne, 11 do. ... ... 14 2 6 Moore and Co, 22 do.... 18 10 0 McKenz:e, 22 do. ....... 13 6 6 Humphrey, ll'do. ...... 12 10. O Daly, 11 do. ........., 12 0 0 Duke, 14 do. ........... 11 3 6 Buckley, 10 do. .. ;.. 10 10 3 Seehusen, 22 cows .... -... 10 2 G Duke, 7,do. ........ 7 17 0 Fat Calves-600 forward.'' Market firm at lat week's rates,
ORBOST CATTLE MARKET Saturday, June 27. [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
ORBOST CATTLE MARKET Saturday, June 27. Messrs A. Macarthur and Co. report: -We had a good yarding of stock, and there was a good attendance of buyers. There was a good demand for all classes, and everything changed hands. Cattle remained firm at late rates. We sold fat cows at £7 5s, light do at £6 is; lieifers to £5 103; store heifers to £63 93; 18 mths. steers at £3 7s; weaners at £1 43; springing heifers to £5 6s; cow and calf at £5. Fat lambs. 25 at 17s. Pigs. 180 yarded, prices firm at last w ek's rates. We sold bacon stores to £3 5s 6d, 6 at £2 19s, 12 at £2 18s Gd; best pork £2 15s 6d, small at 38s; small stores to £2 7s, 15 at £2 23 Gd, 17 at 36s, 24 at 39s, 17 at 38s; slips, 24 at 25s; weaners at 18s and 17s 6d. Sws in pig at £8 12e 6d, £2 178, £2.10. £2 8s, £2 7s. Privately we sold during the week, cow and calf £9 10s; fat cows from £66 10s to £7 10s. THE -o o ?0 PUBLISHED AT ORnosT EVERY FRIDAY MORNINO. FRIDAY, JULY 3.
WORKER'S COMPENSATION ACT, 1914 [VICTORIA] [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
WORKER'S COMPENSATION ACT, 1914 [VICTORIA] By the provisions of this Act, liabi .lity of a very serious nature is imposed on all employers of labour-whether ii be domestic, clerical or manual. Hitherto an employee has had certain rights of recovery of damages in respect of injuries received in his employer'. service, through defective plant oi throughlnegligence of-the employer oi of persons in his service. Now, how ever, no care on the employer's part wil be of avail, as the Bill provides that the employer will be responsible for ai and every accident sustained by his em ployees during the course of their em ployment. YOUR LIABILITY. *,1. CouPrssNrioi'i. The Oompensation payable i:- SACCIDENT' SECTION. (a), In case of death-A sum -equal to three years' wages of the deceased or the sum of £200, whichever is greater, but not ex ceeding £500 in all. (b). Where death does not-result from the injury-tHalf wages, not exceeding £1 10s per week until recovery, or until the sum of £500 has ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
"DO YSO'U KNOW THIS P" Our representative, Mr Beck, will visit your. district, and bring with him Samples of all that is Newest and Best in MEN'S and BOYS' CLOTHING and LADIES' TAILOR-MADE COSTUMIES. He will be pleased to pay you a visit in your own homo if you will drophim a line, C.o. HARRIS' OLUB HOTEL, ORBOST. -..1% .0 1.R• STUART & CO., PTY., LTD., FLINDERS ST., MELBOURNE. "The House for High Value." HUGH WILLIAMS SEGS to announce that he htas taken over . : the Undertaking Business formerly carried on by. Mr James Pleydell and is prepared to conduct Funerals in any part of the di?trict at reasonable rates. All conveniences supplied on application. Inauiries may be made at Messrs Drever mann and Co.'s, Ironmongers, T. J. McCOY, Undertaker, Wolseley Street, Orbost. Funerals Conducted in all parts of the S. , disLtrict. . .....-Plain;Trimmed and Polishod Coflfins. FIRST.CLASS HEASBE AND PLUMEB Charges Moderate. T J. McCOY, who has 38 years' experi ence, knows what you req...
RAILWAY TIME TABLE TRAINS DEPART FOR MELBOURNE DAILY: [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
RAILWAY; TIME TABLE TRAINS DEPART FOR MEL BOURNE DAILY:: .Sale, 7.40 a.m. Arrive at Flinders street 1.30 p.m. Bairnsdale, 2.15 p.m. Sale, 4.33 p.m. Arrive at Flinders street at 10.25 p.m. MONDAYS: Bairnsdale (via Maiffra), 5.40 a.m. Arrive at Flinders-street 1.30 p.m. THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS: Bairnsdale, 5.40 a.m. Arrive at Flinders street 1.30 p.m. TRAINS LEAVE MELBOURNE DAILY: Flinders street 7.52 a.m. Arrive at Sale i.26 p.m., Bairnasdale 8.25 p.m. Flinders street 4.30 p.m, Arrive at Sale i0.20 p.m. MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, FRIDAYS and SATURDAYS: Flnders street, 4.30 p.m, Arrive Bairnsdale 12.25 a.m.
MAIL ARRANGMENTS. MAILS CLOSE AT ORBOST FOR [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
MAIL ARRANGMENTS. MAILS CLOSE AT ORBOST FOR Bonang, Bendoc, Dolegat. River, Tresdays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Murrungowar, Tuesday, 9a.m., Satur day, 8.30 a~m. Brodribb, Cabbage Tree, Bemm, Club Terrace, Combienbar, Genoa, Saturday, 2.30 p.m.§ . . Marlo, Saturday, 3 p.m. MAILS DUE AT ORBOST FROM Bonang, Bendoc,_ Delegate River, Tuesdays and Fridays, 6 p.m. MurrUtligowar, Monday, 2 pm. Brodribb, Bemm, Oann, Genoa, Thursday, 2 p.m. Now'a Nomia, Bruthen, Saturday, 2 p.nm.
SATISFIED HIS HUNGER [Newspaper Article] — Snowy River Mail — 3 July 1914
SATISFIED HIS HUNGElI Are we to hold ragtime revues did other forms of hustlng entertainment responsible for thie folohowing tragedy? A music hall artiste Who used to tour thso province with a flock of per forming chucks foundl managers .no longer willing to book his sedate show. After hlie had been resting for some gulme Iho received a telegram asking him to o:ea on the following Monday at a variety tSheatre in the North ot Ingland. In reply he wlred--"Re gret cannot come. H=ave eaten the act."