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CROPS FOR FODDER. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

CROPS FOR FODDER. The time seems opportune to di. rect the attention of farmers to the necessity of planting fodder ci'ops, and for their subsequent conservation as a provision for stock and feed dur. irg the winter, The weather this season has been very dry, and in al. most every district absence of rain has been severely felt, The man who does not take this wise precaution of providing winter feed will have a grinm roalisation of his lack of forethought when he .finds his dairy herd, anai other stock, languishing for the food which Nature withholds during her unpropitious seasons. It is, however, quite within the pro vince of the farmer to conserve suffl. clent fodder for his stock to tide over the winter, There are so many ex amples of the splendid results from silos that it is hard to conceive why the practice of making silage has not become more general throughout the State. When we have the managers of but ter and cheese factories reporting "the satisfactory increase of milk s...

Publication Title: St Arnaud Mercury
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DISTRICT RAILWAYS. PROPOSED ST. ARNAUD NAVARRE MARNOO CONNECTIONS. WITH CONTINUATION TO CHARLTON. CONFERENCE TO BE CALLED. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

DISTRICT RAILWAYS. PROPOSED ST, ARNAUD NAVARRE MARNOO CONNECTIONS, WITI1 CONTINUATION TO CIIARLTON, CONFERENCE TO BE GALLED A large and very enthusiastic meet ing of reproesentative citiieno, includiuF m?-fibre of the Borough Council ant Traders' Association, was held at the local Town Hall on Tuesday evening to consider thie question ol district railways, The muooting war convenooed at the instigatiou of tih Bl3rouah Council, and the Mayor (COr W, J RLowo) preuided, At present thert is a railway terminus at Marnoo and orn at Navarre, St. Arnaud i the prin cipil trading centre of the districh, and it was deemed expedient that an effort should be put forth to have con tUo;ions made which would not only facilitate trade between the loealitien menitioned, but prove of groab value tc the railway iystemI generally, Thr meeting was very desirous that united] aolion ashould be takenl, so that an much weight no possible might be brought to bear in favor of the pro poeaa!o With that olject i...

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THE ST. ARNAUD HIGH SCHOOL. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

THE ST. ARNAUD HIGH SCHOOL, BY the opening of rtho St. Arnaud High School this district has been brought up to tho educational level of most other towns of any eixz in the Stato of Victoria, Thn evolution of the Higher Elomenabry Sohool into a High School is in the natural order of development, The ooocaion was very properly marked by some ceremony, The Minister of Education, Sir Alex. anderPeacook, found timeto be present, He was accompanied by tho Chief Inspector of Sobools, by Mr. , , W Pennington, the local member, and a number of residents wore present, Sir Alexander Peacock made l some remarks thab are well worthy of attention, He seemed to place himself on the defen. sive in regard to the provieion of facill. ties for secondary education by the State; Ho urged that this was necos sary if we were to compete with tho nations of the world, In addition, he pleaded thatli tob pread of education had the efleob of reducing crime, and thatn therefor bthi cotb was juttitliod. Witbout ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

JAS. ROWE & SONS, INVITE INSPEIOTION OF The Acme Patent Insures' the Health and Comfort of your Horse, The man who rugs his horse does so with a definite purpose, By any defect of the rug itself-slipping, nnfastening, or otherwise-his work is not aloin undone but his auninml suffers from the very exposure thatthe owner sought to prevent. This is just where the " IITFFSY " RUG comes in, It never fails! Once placed in position the patent device insures it remaining securely adjusted. It is not alone cheaper-but better than any other patent rug. It has a solid grip of 28 inches along the side. It cannot be dragged undei foot and destroyed. It is made by skilful workmanshipof high quality material. HORSE RUGS, OOW RUGS. 6It , 6 in. 6 f. 6 ft. 6 In. 7 ft. 4 ft. 6 in 5 ft, ft, 6 In, . 't, 8/0 9/6 10/6 11/6 6/9 7/6 8/(1 - 18/6 14/6 15/6 10/6 11/6 12/1 13/6 14/6 15/ 16/6 17/ - 17/6 18/6 10/6 21/ Other Hore iugs to be all jobbed out 21/ 22/6 25/ 27/6 at apoalal priooe to oloar. Marti...

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The Very Latest. Melbourne, Friday Evening. PRODUCE MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

The Very Latest. Melbourne, Friday Evuilog PRODUO1E MARK1CIT., Whoab.--Oible rpport a boavy fall in Liverpool optionu up to one penny, Loc l hbuinesu i arit sa tandstill. Nominal quote, 3/90, Flour, £9, O).te, 1/10; fe?d, 1/8j to 1/9, Maize, 3/10 to 4/, Ohait, £3/7/6, lHay, £4/10 to £5, Potatoes, £4/t0 to £4/15, Onioun, £6/15 to £7.

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LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

LOCAL AND GENERAL. The Railway Cocnmitsionorn on Thursady, snnounoed that the now railway line trom Crowland to Navarro, which covers a dia, tanuo of 242 miles, will be opened to paeongeor trallic on 27th May, The servioo will be a tri-woekly one, and traihns will probably run on Tueedaya, Thurodayso aod Saturdays, At the fortnightly niooting of tho local branch of tho A,N,A,, two oloaranoeo wore granted to meombere, Sick dut(0, amounting to £7/13/4, were passod for payment, It was rerolvod that lotters of oondolenoo be forwarded In bcr G, M'Glashan an?d C, and S. Bray. the conclusion of ordinary business, an Ir or so wis pleasingly spent in impromptu opoakin', The Avoot " Mail" says ;--Mioe Catherino M'Callooh, of \Yoodlands, sl following in tho footsteps of her cousin, Miss Alice M'Cullooh, of North oodlanuds, as an equestrinnoo, Misa Cathoeriuo M'Culloch lhas just brought to \\oodlands two haltndelona hunters from Sydney, and she intendo to make good use of thiem, The horeos are ...

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Falsely Accused. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

Falsely Accused, A benevolent old gentleman was walking In the park when the loud sobs of a little girl arrested him. "What is the matter, my child?" he asked, "Boo, hoo, hool I';ve lost my penny!" cried the little girl. The benevolent old gentleman drew a penny from his pocket, and, extend. nlg it, he said with a beatiflc smileo "Here's your penny, my dear child, And now stop crying," Thq little girl, instead of thantilng the benevolent old gentleman grate. fully, stamped her foot and said with scornfully flashing eyes: "Oh, you wicked old man, you had my penny ill the time!"

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Eccentric Judges. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

Ecentric Judges, Mr. Uro has had some eccentric predecessors on the Scottish Becloh. The more eccentric of all was Lord Eskgrove. Condemning a tailor to death for murdering a soldlor, Lord Eskgrove remarked: "Not only did you ihurder him, whereby he was bereaved of life; .but you did thrust, or push, or pierce, I or project, or propel the lethal wea pon through his regimental breeches, which were His Majesty's." Sentencing two criminals for house. breaking with violence, after detail. lug the way they attacked the per. sons of the house, Eskgrove went on: "All this you did, God preserve us! just as they were sitting down to din ner!"

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She Knew. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

She Knew. It was young Mrs. Robinson's first dinner-party, and she was suffering all the usual terrors of the inexperi enced hostess, However, the cook rose to the occa F'·u splendidly, and, so far as the di(aer itself was concerned, \hMrs. Rob inron was delighted. The only fly in the ointment was Jane, Jane was the new parlor-maid;, she was slow, clumsy, and her wait ing was bad. But, In addition to these faults, she insisted on keeping her mouth wide open. nerves that at last she exclaimed: "Jane, your mouth is wide open!" Jane withdrew her gaze from the ceiling and said, looking down with a cheery smile: "I know it is, mla'aln; I opened it myself!"

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Civilisation or Naturalisation? [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

* Civilisation or Naturalisatlon? An election canvasser was going his rounds, He called at a house occupied by a Belgian and his family. The lady answered the door. "I should be pleased, madam," said the canvasser, "if you would tell me whether your husband is naturalised or not," "Naturalised!" exclaimed the wo man, indignantly. "Why, what do you mean? Do you think I married a savage?"

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FEATHERED WITH BOTTLES. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

FEATHERED WITH BOTTLES, Baron Kenyon, at one tUme Lord Chief Justice of England, loved to hear himself talk, and his summings. up were at times extraordinary exam plea of flamboyant speech, Here is a specimen taken from "Law and Lau hter": Addressing a butler convicted of stealing his master's wine, Lord Kne yog n ase 4 seoh M alNeau Va tai blrv U"+, you stand convicted on the most con elusive evidence of a crime of inex. pressible atrocity-a crime that de files the sacred springs of domestic confidence, and is calculated to strike alarm into the breast of every Eng lishman who invests largely. in the choice vintages of Southern Europe, Like the' serpent of old, you have stung the hand of your protector, For tunate in having a generous employer, you might without discovery have continued to supply your' wretched wife and children with the comforts of sufficient prosperity, and even with some of the luxuries of affluence; but, dead to every claim of natural affection, and blind to yo...

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HOW TO MAKE A WILL. A Thing that Everybody Should Know [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

HOW TO MAKE A WILL, A Thing that Everybody Should Know Too much stress cannot be laid upon the fact that it is the bounden duty of every person who is either the prlesent or prospective owner of any property whatever-and especially when this property be inl the form of real estate -to make a will. The making of a will is a much neglected duty, especi. ally with women, and yet it should be the desire of every iperson to leave hih o; her business matterts in such condi tion that, in the event of death, the survivors may, witi the smallest cx. plndliture of time, energy ind molney, settle the (leceased affairs in the mani :ler which they know to have been the testator's wish. There is a very general impression that to dabble in legal lnatters of any kind whatever lleans considerable ex pense; but it may be as well to point 1n. that a lawyer, an a rule, regulates his charges not only by the amount. of work done, but by the ability of the client to pay. Go to any reliable solicitor, and ...

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OTHER PLACES CONNECTED. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

OTIHER PLACES GONNEC'TD, T'he loal exohange Is coanooted with the oilowing plaooe, the chargee for conve stione belng a. under: Virbt 1,very additlonal 8 tInuuter, 8 minute,s Beallba ,. 4d .. ~ 3d Dunolly ,. 8d .. 6d Cope Cope ., 8d .. ld Maryborough 8d ... Od Carlibrook ,. 1I .. Od Newetead ,,~ .. Od Majoro ... Od Bung Boug ,. 1/ .. Od Avoa 1/ .. Od Donald .. 4d 3d Litohbleld ,. d ,, 8d Massey . 8d .. Od WVatohem . 8d ,. Od Morton Plain 1/ .. Od Birohll)p ... 1 .. Od Kinnabulle,.h 1/ .. Ud Talbot 1.. 1 , Od Clunee . / .. Od Tarnagulla , 8d . d Llnuelly ,.. 8d d Newbridge .. 1 ... Od Inglowood .. .. Od Moolerr . 2d . 2d Bnoaley's Bridge 2d 2d (Tottigton ,, 2d .. 2d Wlnjallok , 4d d,, RIosron , 4d .. Sd P'aradlee ,., 3d . 3d Navarre .. Od ,.., d Landeborough 8d ... Od Joel Joel .. 8d ,. Od Stawell ,., 1/ ... Od Melbourne ,., 1/10 . / Ballarat ,,, 1/4 ,., 1/ Geelong ,., 1/10 ,., 1/4

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LOCAL TELEPHONE EXCHANGE. LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

LOCAL TELEPHONB EX CHANGE. --4 LIST OF SUBSORlIBERS, NAME, No, Avery, Mrs. A, F. ... ...,, 87 Bank of New South Wales ,,, 77 Bank of Victoria, ,,, ,, 76 Bennett, Dr. J. H. ... .,, 27 Bell & Lormer ,,, ,,, 14 Blakoley, A. D, ., ,,, 50 Blenuowo, F. 0. .,, ,,, 66 .lies, W . It,.., ,,. ... 01 Borough Offices, Town Hall ,,, 51 Bray, 0. ,,,.. ,., ,, 64 Bray, Loo, .. ,,, ,,, 019 Broone, MIss ,,, ,,, 104 Broadbent Bre. , ., ,, 42 Uemotery ... . ., 69 Clover, F. , P. ,,, . 84 Cookburn, G. A. ., ,,, 81 -ooper, R, J. . , ,,, 6 Conveub of Mercy ... ... 5 Couglo, A, J, (with extension to private house) ,,, .,, 11 Orone, Jas , ,, ,,, 87 Daroy, Mrs ..,, ,, ,,, 80 Davison, Roev , J. W .,, ,,, 67 Davies, F. EB. ,,, ,,, 44 Dickinson, It, ,. ... 57 Divola, A, ,,, ,,, ,,, 81 Doyle, Rev. G. ... , ,, 23 Donkley, II, W,. (ofloe) ,,, 3 Dunkley, H, W. (resldenceas) ,,, 17 Dunlop, Mrs., P. A..,,, ,,. 97 Edwards, H, T. ,,, ,,, 6 E1dwards, H. T. (private house),,, 8 Edwards, Emily .. .,, 85 Estato A. G...

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TRAIN SERVICE. ST. ARNAUD TO MELBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

TRAIN BERVIOE1 ST. ARNAUD TO MELBOURNE, Loaves 7.36 a.m, dally, arrives 3.55 p.m. Faob train leavoe 4 p.m. daily, arrives at 10p.m. on Moudays, Wednesdays and Fridayo, and at 10,65 p.m on Tuoudays, Thursdays and Saturdays, MELBOURNE TO ST, ARNAUD). Loavou 6.40 a.m, daily, arrives at 3.22 p,º.. Fast train loavoe 5,16 p.m. daily, arrivea at 11,30 p.m. MOTOR TRAIN, Loaves Maryborough daily at 8.40 a,mh arriving at St, Arnaud at 10.8 a81.m, Leoaves St. Arnaud on return at 12,15 p.m. daily for Maryborough, arriving at 2.17 p.m.

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GREATER THAN GOLD Published by arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co., London & Melbourne. All Rights Reserved. CHAPTER VI. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

GREATER THAN GOLD By L. T. MEADE, Author of "Tho Soul of Margaret Rand," oetc. publishod by arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co., London & Melbourne, All Rights Reserved. CHAPTIR VI, When IMrs. Bellairs met her son lie had contrived to smarten himself up and looked much less wild and shabby than on the previous day, She made him join her in the tonneau of her 1otor.car, and there she slipped the money Into his hand. llis face lit up witlh an amazing joy. "Oh! mother, you are a brick!" he exclaimed. "is it as much as I asked for, mother? ,,es, Ralph; there are fifteen,hun dred pounds in notes in that bundle," ",1,oth!" exclaimed the young luan, "you really are a wonder! How ever did you get It?" lrs. Bol.airs became very white, "Don't ask me, Ralph, I can never tell you--never. This is a secret 'be. tweell yellou and 11.'," "Does my stepfather know?" "No, Ralph; and you must never breathe the subject to him, If you do you will kill me, As it is, I have beel almost killed, I ne...

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DATES OF COURTS. FOR YEAR 1914. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

DATES OF OOURTS, FOR YEAR 1914, The following are the flaxtures for the holding of oourts ab St, Arnaud daring 1914: SUPaRiS Coutv, Tueaday, 12th May, Tuesday, 10th November, COUNTY CounT AND GENPRAL SeoesoNs, Tuesday, 21st April, Thursday, 13th August, Tuesday, 13th October, Wednesday, 9(h December, Orimlnal-Daily, 1ivil and Licensing-The Police Magistrate will selb on alternate Frl, days, commenoing from 9/1/14, CIvil busiues will be conducted In the other week on Tuesday,

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NEW POSTAL RATES. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

NEW POSTAL HATEIt. The new postal rates, Including penny postago on lotters, came into force on the let of May, The reduoed rates are as follow : 'THROUGHOUT OOMMONWVEIJALTH AND PAPUA, Letters, Id per j oz, Lotter cards, single, Id eaoh, Do,, reply, Id eaoh half, Poet carde, oingle, 1d each, Do,, reply, ld eaoh half. Printed papors, O?d per 2 or, Books, prlntod-outuItd Australla, 0id per 4 oz, ; In Australia, 0dd per 8 oz, Magaluones-Prlntod In Australla, O0d per 8 oz, ; printed outaldo Australla, OBd per 4 or. "Hansard," 0id per 12 oz,. Commorolal papers, patterns, sample, and merchandleo, id per 2 oz, OVERSEA DOMINION8, Letters irom the Commonwealth to the United Kingdom, oversea dominions, Britlih colonile and protootoratoq, except the New Hebrides, Id per 4 oz, NEW ZEALAND AND THE ISLANDS 'Ihe rates to New Zealand, UItjl and British Solomon sllands areo; Letters, ld ( oz, Post oards, tingle, ld, Do,, reply, id each half, Letter card, solngle, Id, Do,, reply, ld each half, Magazi...

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RAINFALL. A COMPARATIVE STATEMENT. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

RAINFALL, A CO?MPARAT 1IVi S'i¶A''IEM??,?NU', - 1i101 1911o 1012 10138 1914 Jan, 1'74 ,11 .05 o, 08 047 Feb. ... '06 I ,73 1'07 1'07 '08 Maroh 442 1'61 '90 2'60 62 April... '28 '1 '37 1'50 1, 80 May .., 805 2'05 '?26 224 June .., 216 2 74 2220 107 J July *.. 10P7 146 8 07 1001 Augueb 1'82 '01 1'45 1'60 Sepb,.. 2'85 8113 4'11 2'10 Oat, ,,, 113 I52 0-44 1.88 Nov.... 1'OD 00 1'43i 038 Deo . · '0 1'30 3 01 0,62 TO' In, I 28,07 I 190'? 118'54 I 10'0 I

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MELBOURNE. MARKED PERSONALITIES. [Newspaper Article] — St Arnaud Mercury — 2 May 1914

MELBOURNE, j (From our own coreoepondent), n MAltK{D PfltBONALITI1IM. No Justice of the High Oourb has bulked more largely in the public eyeo than Mr, Justico Higgins, His Presi dentahip of the Court of Oonoiliation t and Arbitration has boon ropleteo( with notable incidents, The position r has boon a very diflioult one to fill. It c has subjected its occupant to much scathing press and public criticism, Some of this has, indeed, virtually amounted to contempt of court, Mr. Justice Higgins is fortunately not ani emotional judge, Even when during the hearing of a long, tiresome, and complicated arbitration ease his Honor has been unduly badgered and worried, he has maintained a dignity of deport. mont that has coummanded respect). There must have boon times in his j udioial oarer when Mr, Justice Higgine keenly felt the imputations of I?abor partisanship that were levelled against him, He has, however, given a minimum of indications of these feelings. It is true that at times he has ...

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