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LOUIS BECK'S NOVELS. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 4 July 1924

LOUIS BECK'S NOVELS. The South Seas are in the. literary fashion just now, and have provided the setting . for a number of more or less highly-colored novels, the writers of .which, in many cases, evi dently possess very peculiar notions about the Pacific. In the circum stances, it was a happy thought. on the part of T. Fisher Unwin, Ltd., to bring out a new edition of the works of the late Louis Beckc. Beck knew the islands as few men have known thein. He spent the greater part of his adult life in them, and much of his material was derived from personal experience. He was acquainted with the black-birders, the beach-combers, and the cosmopo litan crew of adventurers who belong to a picturesque era in the Pacific that will never return. With him, we always feel that we arc getting the real thing, even if the conditions he describes are 110 more. He had - an effective literary style and a dis tinct gift for narrative, and it would be a serious loss to the literature of the Pacific i...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
AIR MAIL OPERATIONS IN U.S.A. GOVERNMENT GRANTS £550,000 FOR CURRENT YEAR. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

AIR MAIL OPERATIONS IN I U.S.A. I GOVERNMENT GRANTS £560,000 FOR CURRENT YEAR. The growth of the air mail habit in America is strikingly illustrated by a summary of the first five years' operations, which has recently been prepared by the U.S. Postmaster General. The statistics cover a per iod dating from establishment of the air mail service on May 16th, 1918, until December 31, 1923. During this period a total of 7,162,246 miles was flown on the mail route, the number of letters carried being 226,769,620. The operations arc summarised as follows: — 1918 — Miles flown, 102,648; letters carried, 4,720,240. 1919 — 401,295 letters, 17,669,700 1920—1,048,444 miles, 30,975,500 letters. 1921—1,912,733 miles, 46,620,280 letters. 1922—1,766,803 miles; 00,487,880 letters. 1923—1,870,422 miles; 05,295,920 letters. Total — 7,152,245 miles, 225,769,520 letters. The route referred to is from New York to San Francisco, a distance of 2,680 miles. Flying by night, with the aid of powerful searchli...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

G. W. LEONARD, (Opposite Town Clock) BOWRAL. For DRAPERY, HARDWARE, HARNESS and HORSE RUGS. ? Rubber Tyres for Vehicles. n K. GREGORY has a Re-Tyrcing u' Plant for Fitting Rubber Tyres to Vehicle Wheels. Why send these to Sydney when they can be done locally at Sydney prices, thereby securing a saving of damaged wheels, time and freight? Inspection in vited. AU Orders executed same day. Satisfaction guaranteed. 'PHONE 29, BOWRAL. S. G. L1PSCOMBE, BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR, Mittagong . Road, BOWRAL. MARYVILLE NURSERY, MITTAGONG. T CAN safely say, after fifty years' practical experience, that I nave tne DeBt 101 01 «ccum«mcu Citrus Trees in New South Wales. Natural Growth, Straight Stems. Formed Heads, and the best rooted ever grown. AU kinds of Summer Fruit Trees and Berry Pldhts; Giant Mexican and Banana Passion Fruit Plants, ready now, plant ot once. AU kinds of Annual Flower Plants, ready for planting now. Caulk fl/vm/ir nnrl PnTlVintrp Plflntfl fllvflvs ATI hand (wilt not go to seed...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

Established »»?«. DAVIS A WtiSTBitOOK (Late J. 0. MOBIllB & CO.). General Auctioneers, House, Land and Estate Agents and Valuers. Estates Managed. ? ? Apents lor Australian Mutual Fire Insurance Co., Ltd., and Victoria Fire Insurance Co7, Ltd. Goods received at Central Rooms, Ootvral -or Private or Aucliou Bale, 'Furniebed Houses To Let. Freehold Froportie lor Sale. Motor Transport. SYDNEY-BOWRAL-MOSS VALE. Goods of All Descriptions Received for Transport. Every Order, Large or Spiall, has Most Careful Attention. MACLEOD AND McCOOL, P. BROOKS, Manager. Depot: 395 Sussex-street, Sydney. Telephone: City 2309. LOCAL AGENTS: W. Briggs, Bowral. Phone 230. A. J.' Smith, Moss Vale. Phone 133. GRAND HOTEL, BOWRAL. Special Liqueur Scotch Whisky 10s Od. Bottle, 6s. Flask, 2s. 9d. 1-Flask. Dewar's Imperial ? 11 G Wolfe's Schnapps- ? 11 6 Buchanan's ? 11 6 Wolfe's Schnapps, pints . . 6 0 Dickens' ? 11 G Wolfe's Schnapps, half-pints 3 G Walker's ? 11 6 Honkc's Schnapps, babies.. 2 0 King...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

At his saddle-bow dropped a croup stressed child, A sad little waif from the moorland wild — His chivalrous service knew no de murs, * The Gallant Kniglit of the Golden Spurs. And the flambeaux flared, for the , hour was late, .. . As he brought her through the castle gate, To the arms and heart of a dame ? demure And Woods' Great Peppermint Gure. Sander and Sons' Fore Vola - tile Eucalypti Extract eon be obtaioe] at all chemists and Btoree There is no reason (or putting tip with in terior brands, because yea cm obtain ' BANDER'S,' wbieb ie not only recognised by Ibe higbeBt medioal authorities as -thr beet, but is proved by the Supreme Oourl, Melbourne, to eonlaih antiseptic and beslinp substances not present in. other coealjptui jj&parations— henoe its powerful «nrl unique Stint! ve effect. BANDER'S EXTCACT if specially msnutaoiored ! or medicinal ose under tbe constant Enpcrvielon ot a medioal man. BAN DEB'S KXTRACT inpnequalleiic for colds, infloenea, bronchitis,' diarrh...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MR. TODMAN'S CHARITY. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

MR. TODMAN'S CHARITY. Probate of the will of the late Mr. George Frederick Todman has been granted to- Charles Ingram Todman, his son, Walter Vertiey Buzacott, his son-in-law, and the Permanent Trustee Company of New South Wales, Limited, to whom very wide discretionary cowers are given as to the realisation and management of the estate. The New South Wales portion of the estate is estimate at. £357,350. There is a direction in the will to set aside a fund for the widow to produce £5000 per annum, and also £150 per annum for his sister. Sub ject of legacies to £500 each to his gardener and chauffeur, and £100 each to his housemaid and typiste, and a sum of up to £900 to pay off a debt on the Congregational Church at Momebush, the estate is to be di vided into thirty parts, one part for each of. the following twelve chari ties: — Sydney Hospital, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Royal Hospital for ' Women, Paddington, The Women's Hospital, Crown-street, Surry Hills, The Royal: Alexandra...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

Canada lias signed a mostfavored nation treaty with Belgium. For Influenza, take Woods' Great Peppermint Cure. JJEXT AUCTION SALE of Furni ture and Effects at Davis and Westbrook's Mart, WEDNESDAY WEEK, July. 16. Goods now being received for. sale.

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
OTHER PEOPLE'S VIEWS. FEED THE BRUTES. The Editor. The Mail. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

1 ? ' ? ? 1 ™ OTHER ^PEOPLE'S VIEWS.! FEED THE fcRUTES. The Editor. The Mail. Sir,— The above three words won the prize given some years ago by .(I think) the 'Sun,' for an essay by women on 'How to Make Home Happy. Most of the competitors wrote long articles, full of ideas and suggestions, but the winner went straight to the root' of the ? matter. and in the above terse, witty words, gave the absolute solution of the inam reason for the bread-winners, having a happy, contented Ipt.' . ' , \ The short answer reminds me of an incident which happened many years ago in Russia. The Czar's ad visors were showing nim on maps the proposed course of a new railway, and asking his advice. He; took a ruler and ruled '4 straight.tine'from one terminus. to the other. / 'That, gentlemen, is the route.' Well, the lady is evidently a keen student of human nature. - After all, nothing is so pleasing to a man, after a hard, perhaps trying, day at work shop or office, than a well-cooked ineal,. with a...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

The Mail TUESDAY, JULY 8tli, 1924.

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FASHIONABLE WEDDING. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

FASHIONABLE WEDDING. At St. Phillip's Church, Church hill, Sydney, the marriage of Miss Leila Haines, only daughter of Mr. A. Haines, of 'Harlowe,' Cooma, to Dr. Roy Russell Jones, son of the late L. C. Jones and Mrs. Russell Jones, of Bowral, was celebrated. The Rev. Canon Bellihgham officiated. The bride wore a gown composed of ivory crepe estelle, draped at one side I with a new shaped frill and skirt, embroidered in lily of the valley, in crystal and diamante. The train was of white tulle, embroidered in heavy lattice of silver bugles, which fell from one shoulder to one side of the train. Spattered on the train were bunches of lily of the valley. The bridesmaids were the Misses Haines and P. Russell Jones. They wore gownB of chiffon velvet, in tube ef fect, and the new frill below .the trnaa oitmul mth i*aive nf tfMir marabout. The former, wore cycla men chiffon, velvet ..arid the latter powder blue chiffon velvet. On' their heads they wore chaplets of (eaves in cyclamen and po...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Local Items. Mittagong Still Moving. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

Local Items. , Mittagong Still Moving. - New buildings erected in Mittagong during the half-year were estimated to cost £6140. Six Months' Holiday. Mr. W. H. Roberts, headmaster Sutton Forest Public School, has left for Manly on a six months' holiday. Yuletidc Fair. The Bowral Methodists announce their grand Yuletide Fair for Thurs day, 2nd December. Cheap Furs. Mr. A. C. Wadd is leaving Bowral, and offers his -finc stock of furs at 20 per cent, off usual prices. The sale mil end on 29th July. Berrima District Racing Club. The annual meeting will be held at Moss Vale on 30th July. Will sports please note this date, as it is highly desirable there should be a good attendance. Nattai Shire. A court for the hearing of objec tions to valuations for C. Riding of Nattai Shire will be held at the Court House, Mittagong, on Thursday, 17th July, at 10 a.m. Social at Mittagong. ' A social in aid of the Fitzroy Mis sion Hall building fund is to be held in the School of Arts, Mittagong, on Mond...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MR. STEPHENS' WILL. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

MR. STEPHENS' WILL. Probate has been granted of the will -of Mr. Alfred Stephens, retired buildehv of Lawrence-street, Manly, and late of Bowral. The New South Wales .estate was valued at £26,447. Mr. Stephens, who died on February 6, appointed his son, Alfred Stephens, builder and contractor, of Bowral; and son-in-law, William Irving Phjl lips, school teacher, of Armidale, exe cutors and trustees of his will. He left Bpecific bequests to his sister, Mary Stephens, his brothers and his grandchildren; and, subject to these, he bequeathe*! his estate for the be nefit of his widow and children.

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Sports and Games. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

Sports and Games. Paris was beflagged on Sunday for the opening of the Olympic games, and there was a huge crowd. The stadium was the scene of a memor able Catherine, when all nations par ticipated in the parade. Great ap plause greeted the Australians as they marched round. 'Boy' Charlton, in a trial swim, beat the world's record for a mile ?by 91 seconds. New South Wales beat the All Blacks at Rugby Union, on Saturday, by 20 points to 16. Balmain and South Sydney now lead for the Rugby League premier ship, with Glebe a point behind. The Australian^ athletes have been welcomed to Paris by Baron Cour belin, the moving spirit in reviving the games in 1896. Baron Courbe tin said lie was confident that it would not be long before the Olym pic games .were held in Australia. Eight Australians shooting in a test finder Kaloppre . Cup conditions scored remarkably well. R'.-0'Hapa Wwk (Australia)' was successful in thci-6emi-final of the Nass&u Cqunty Tennis Club's smgles contests:-...

Publication Title: Robertson Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MITTAGONG MATTERS [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

MITTAGONG MATTERS The matrons and staff of the Mit tagong Farni Homes recently enter tained Mr. and Mrs. J. J. and Miss Kathleen Dunne at an evening, when a presentation of a case of stainless cutlery was made to Mrs. Dunne and a jewel case' to Miss Dunne. Mr. Dunne was on the staff for seventeen years, and is now in Sydney as fore man in the outdoor work of the State Child's Welfare Department. Mr. Dunne? will' be returning to Mit tagong again to receivc presentations from the total Catholic Church con gregation and the Guild -Lodge. Nominations for the committee of the School of Arts close on July 14. Judging by the reports and interest taken, some hew blood is being in troduced into the ballot.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BILLIARDS. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

BILLIARDS. E. Evans defeated A. Lippiatt in the concluding rounds of Mittagong School of Arts tournament. He will now meet the 'back marker,' W . Nixon and the winner will meet L. Mcrrifield in the final.

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DEATH OF MR. STINSON. [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

DEATH OF MR. STINSON. By the death of Mr. John Stinson, which occurred on Sunday, Austra lia loses a useful citizen. Mr. Stin son shunned the limelight, but in a nntat iitinKf-pntntinUK fflshinn hp ttav e splendid service to his country. The soldiers lose a good friend, who gave unsparingly of his time and wisdom in adjusting differences and helping in the work of Repatriation in its most difficult phases. A charitable man, he supported some of our most useful institutions. As President of Sydney Hospital he took the keenest interest in the work of that great in stitution, which benefited as well by his logal knowledge as by his con stant attention to its affairs. As guide, counsellor and friend, many men prominen In the life of the Com monwealth and State will mourn the loss of John Stlnson, who served his country with devotion according to his lights. We extend to the be reaved family our deepest sympathy.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

PICKARD'S CASH BONUS f , -k SALE NOW IN FULL SWING. BIG DOUBLE SAVINGS REDUCED SALE PRICES and an extra 10 PER CENT. DISCOUNT, 2s. in £ Off. SALE PRICES FOR CASH, PICKARD'S SALE / MONDAY, 7th JULY, 1924. Be Sure and Get a Sale Circular. PICKARD'S, LIMITED, Variety, Bulk and Value Stores, BOWRAL, KANGALOON, BARGO. B. HA1LLE PAINE, SOLICITOR, MOSS VALE, BOWRAL AND MITTAGONG, Attends his Office, Bong Bong St., Bowral every FRIDAY, 9 a.m. till 1 p.m.; Mittagong every THURSDAY, from 9 a.m. to I p.m., at Mr. Meal's Newsagency. Money to Lend at Lowest Rates. t. a. f. McCarthy, SOLICITOR, MOSS VALE. Commissioner for Affidavits. Trust Funds to Lend at Lowest Rates Visits Mittagong every FRIDAY morning, and may be consulted at Harvey's Pharmacy. W. A. GfcAY, DENTAL SURGEON, MERRIGANG STREET, BOWRAL. Phone 109. H. D. FERGUSON, (Late A.I.F.) DENTIST, WiBlies to notify residents of Mit tagong and District that he has taken over the Dental Practice of W. L. MEDLICOTT' of The Bungalow, Main St., M...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

BURTON, PROPERTY SALESMAN and GENERAL AUCTIONEER CLEARING SALES CONDUCTED IN ANY PART OF THE DISTRICT. NEXT THE GRAND, BOWRAL. Phone 104. GGOIIGG E. VINCENT, A. Mus. T.C.L. Teacher of Piano, Harmony, Counterpoint, Etc. Pupils trained from the first steps up to a Professional Standard. Theory Classes. TERMS ON APPLICATION. 'Lyntborpe,' MITTAGONG. JOHN BEAVAN & SON, Undertakers & Funeral Directors (Established 40 Years.) Funerals Furnished and Conducted in any part of the District. Wreaths, Grosses, and all Floral EmblemB at shortest notice. Phone, Bowral, 50, day and night. To NOWRA By the Latest Model 6 Cylinder Bulck Service. SINGLE AND BETORH FAUES. DAILY FBOM MILTAGONG. BOWBAL AND U08S VALE Throogb Magnificent Mountain and Ooailal Scencry. Careful Dfi«r«. Every Comfort. Bovrtl CooVinR Office al Burton's, next to Ibe Grand Hotel tlitlagong Booking Office - Neal s News ; Agency Hoes Tale Bookings at Shearman e. Fbone 80. ntimplirics9 Car Service ROYAL MAIL CONTRAOTO...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

MITTAGONG V. JJAJIGO, Unfortunately Mittagong. through! illness of Home players and lack of First aid against coughs and colds, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Robertson Mail — 8 July 1924

I.X.L. PICTURES, MITTAGONG. Phone 45 Proprietor: H. STEVENSON Phone 45 SATURDAY, JULY 12th, 1924. 'THE SIN SLEUTH.' (Featuring RICHARD DIX). ' ; 'BACKBONE.' (Featuring ALFRED LUNT and EDITH ROBERTS). A Thrilling Story of the Far North) McINTOSH AND BRAKE, PRESCRIPTION CHEMISTS, The Bowral Pharmacy, OPPOSITE THE CAFE NOISETTE. NEAR THE POST OFFICE AND RAILWAY STATION. TELEPHONE 52, DAY OR NIGHT. FOR SALE. QQ DAIRY COWS and PLANT; Good Lease. Full particulars from ? MRS. E. STEWART, Lloydeena, Burrawang. Empire Theatre, Bowral. THURSDAY, 10th JULY, 1924 Monster Benefit. In .aid of the Widow and Dependents'; of the late Augustine Sheil. Dancing, 8 to 2. Euchre 8.-16 to 10. VALUABLE PRIZES. Ticlcettt Gentleman 4*., Lady 2». 6d. THE EMPIRE BOWRAL. WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 1924. 'Australian Gazette' ? Interest 'Mistress of Shenstone' .... Drama (Pauline Frederick). 'In Dutch' ? ? Comedy I 'The Gold Diggers' ? . Drama (Hope Hampton). COMING j MONDAY, JULY 14, 1924. 'THE STORM DAUGHTER.' (Featuri...

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