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No title [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

The Police Department- lias- decided to erect a police station at ^Vest mere, which is in the Skipt-on police district. The Buangor hotel has been pur chased by Mr Michael Flynn, former ly of Streatham, and . he took pos session on 30th inst. • -Donald McLean, a miner, who wax "specking" on the Spring Hill -Road at Broomfield on Christinas morning, after the rain, found a nugget weigh ing 10 ounces. The road was re paired with hopperings from mines. There are four bands entered for t-he C Grade Band Contest, which is .to. take place at- Ueelong on New rt'ear's Day—Ararat Citizens', Beau Cort, Brighton, Brunswick, and Gee long West. The contest consists of a selection, and the first .prize is £-1" and a cup, with a gold crest for the bandmaster of the winning band; the second prize is £15- The quickstep is worth £10 first and £5 second. In the contest only 20 bandsmen can take part with each band, but in thr quickstep the bands are allowed 1?, players. '•■■New South YVak'S won tin*, ...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE GUN. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

THE GUN. Knights of the trigger had an enjoy able flav's spurt at Beaufort on Christ mas Di'.Vi wht-n seven sweepstakes (sjwri'ows, starlings, and pigeons) were fired under the auspices of the Beaufort 0u» Club : the meeting having been pro moted by Mr A. J. Saph. Messrs Westen- j iloxf and Topp acted as referees. 1 Results- -No. 1 sweepstake (sparrows) — i Divided by Bending and Norman, with £■ kills each. No. 2 (do.)—Divided by Westerndorf and Saph, with S kills each. No. 3 (do.)—Divided by Norxnan and MeCracken, with 7 kills each. No. 4 ^tailings)—-Divided by Saph, Topp, and Westendorf, with 6 lulls each. No. 5 (sparrows and starlings, double rise)— I Divided by Saph and Normally with 11 kill* each. No. 6 (pigeons)—Divided by j Smith and Hall, with 3 kills each. No. j 7 (do.) Divided by Smith and Saph, with 5 kills each. Hams, which accom panied the prize money in several events, wore won by Westerndorf, Norman, MeCracken, and Saph. The meeting was continued on the morning of Box...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

BEREAVEMENT CARD. ,| MRS. J. W. HARRIS, semv, and; Family desire to return their sin-, cere Thanks to their many kind friends for sympathy shown them in their recent sad bereavement. Australian Natives' Association rpHE Fortnightly MEETING; of the feeaufort Branch, A.N.A., will beheWin theMECHAN ICS' INSTITUTE on TUESDAY Evening next, at 8 o'clock sharp. ■ -y D. LINDSAY. Secretary.

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DON'T RISK YOUR LIFE. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

noVT 1*1 SK YOCll LIFE. - - Ihm't risk your lif.t or take chances you have a cult!. Xwgiected colds iiitnu resint iiipni-ninoniaanii consumption. Chrome uHarrh, chronic bronchitis, am! all i limit ainl lung(rcu 1,'lcs are rendered more M'rious !:y wii-li fresh attack. Take rli.inhi-r't.i;ifs fitii^li Remedy at the lirst imiif.ili'Hf yf a cold—it eoanterauls any icinli'in'.v o) its resulting in pneumonia. l»>;iv«'s Hie system in such a healthy n ti.litixn tli:il future attacks are avoided*. :

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE CLOSE SEASON. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

THE CLOSE SEASON. For the whole year.—Tits, wild turkey, emu, white cranes, fantails, inopoke, laughing jackass, ibis, kanga roos, larks (all species}, lyre birds, mag pie larks, native bears, owls, platypus, robins, curlews, and swallows, wild pige ons and doves of all kinds, black swans. From 1st August till 3.30 a.m. on 1st February.—Quail of all kinds, except Californian quail. From 1st July till 5.30 a.m. on 11th February.—Wild ducks and teal of all kinds, wild geese of all kinds, coots, gang-gang cockatoos, magpies, native companions or Australian cranes, land rail, plovers (except southern stone plover or curlew), honey-eaters (except wattle birds and leather heads). It has been decided that opossums shall be protected in all parts of the throughout t-he year,' insteaa oi tor the six months ending 31st October. The Game Department considers that it will be two or three years before there will be a break in the close season. Owing to the exceptionally high prices ruling for th...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Too Well Known to Need an "Ad." [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

Too Well Known to Heed an " Ad." This itlea that you have lived so long i» town that everybody knows you and you don't need to advertise is a mis take. This very indifference to adver tising, indifference to doing business as it is done in this day and age, is what Jias enabled the catalogue or mail order iiouses to grow from mere nothing to »reat concerns. The merchant who can convince the people of his section, Hiid keep them convinced that his store is the best place to buy this and that article, will not lost; trade to the mail order house. Of course, hie cannot iiiibrd to get out ji -catalogue as thick ;i.s a Bible, but. he can keep an adver tisement in his local paper, and sec that it is changed every week, thu keeping new bargains continually be fore the public. He should' also have a mailing list, and send out a circular letter at least once a month. Don't look upon your couutry newspaper as nn object of charity. There is not a single country newspaper in the S'ate, with a g...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
POSTAL RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

' J" mlUL-..!!!, I...JII.H IJ—B——I" POSTAL RATES, { Letters Id per i oz. i Letter cards—Single, Id each; re ply, Id each half. Postcards- Single, Id; reply, Id each half. Printed papers, as prescribed, id per 2 oz. or part of 2 oz. Books printed outside Australia, Id per 4 oz. or part of 4 oz. Books printed in Australia, id per 8 oz. or part of S oz. Magazines, that is to say— (а) Magazines, reviews, serials, and other similar publications printed and published in Australia in numbers at intorvalsJiot'evcecdircif-thrCfc mouths, I id for 8 oz. or part- of S oz. j (б) Magazi ,ies, reviews, seiials, and other similar publications (including newspapers) printed and published out side Australia in numbers at intervals not exceeding three months, id per 4 o/. or part of 4 6z. " Hansard,that is, reports of Par liamentary debates- printed and pub lished by the authority of the Com tnouM'ealth or State, Jd per 12 oz. or part of 12 oz. Commercial paper?, patterns, sam ples, and merchandise, a...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BEAUFORT RAINFALL. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

BEAUFORT RAINFALL We are indebted to Mr Jas. MteKeich for tb followiiu' 'nteiest nu' information as to tl) rainfall at Beaufort since 1899. '00 :01 '02 '03 :04 '05 :06 '07 '08 '0e Jan.ilSl 11.T255! SO 149 462 107; 8i Clj 80.211 Feb.'180■ 20 33! 80 202 341120; 04.10G; 53; 91 Mar. 274 407'158; 158[149i 73'; 90 057 891180 187 Apr.|239 329,101, rj.406; 71144: 58:3G9 18:252 M«v'L95:45l!l31l 94!229i330!335:342 205 336:375 Jnne'i414 356 301::)55-3011404 208:33D: 125',309 July; 99,100,158:103,.505 180 350:258'3171120:143 Autr 277 403 289;1941117:325:159,197 302;240 073 Sep.:180'237 410;250;397 132 883 3G1114!384jl70 Oct. !28l|l3r2Gl;120!295'329-278:46b!ll3j2iH U4l Sovi252; 91; 50! 77.^0 213. 70 I<>2.l80'l73 l65 Dec.! 10 i Si! 88)-o5;3«7' 16:248• 42:429; 70:117 ?i » o x sc «s cr m o o c» •Tjlc l-FHW X>COI>CSCOr-l St£ 1 * i t^. o -< ao is cs •«*; £» K Ti :i :i n n w s» s» w 1310.—January, 141 points; February, 35; March PIS: April. 73; May, 261; June, 320; July,...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A NEW YEAR RESOLUTION. HOW TO PROVIDE FOR THE CHILDREN. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

A NEW YEAR RESOLUTION. — • HOW TO PROVIDE FOR THE CHILDREN. This is one of those problems which faces most parent?, and which often causes a deal of consideration ami worry, as they watch the small mem bers of their family gradually growing up around them. What is the best they can do for them- -how prepare them for the future, for the fight among their fellow beings in the hurry and struggle for existence ? The responsibility i;1 with the parent from the baby's birth. Provision should be immediately made for the future. Endeavour should be. made, at once, to set aside something which will help on in the education of the child—in setting it up in business—perhaps in providing a home. The Commonwealth Bank of Aus tralia comes to the assistance of the parent in this direction. Accounts may be opened as soon as desired after the birth of an infant in amounts of one shilling upward, and the account cannot be operated upon by the parent or child until the latter is 12 years of age—just a...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

IS UNEQUALLED. _____ Everyone should keep a reliable remedy in the home for immediate use in ease ot bowel trouble. Chamberlain's Colic ami Diarrhoea Remedy is unequalled for thi< complaint. If «*iven at the lirst unusual looseness of the bowels' the "attack may be avoided. Even in tiie most severe and dangerous cases it has never been know:! to fail. Sold by all chemists.

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
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WEDDING. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

WEDDING. — 0 A quiet but pretty wedding took place in St. Andrew's Kirk," Ballarat, on the 16th December, when Miss Florrie Gillingham, youngest daughter of Mr J. C. Gillingham, Raglan, was married to Mr H. James Irvine, of New Zealand. The bride was attired in a pretty frock of cream silk voile, pearl trimmings and point lace, with hat to match The bride and bridegroom left by the afternoon train for Melbourne where the honeymoon was spent. Prior to the departure of the couple, the bride was presented with a handsome silver teapot from Miss Lewis, Stoneleigh; set silver afternoon tea spoons, - Miss Whelan ; silver sugar basin and hot water jug, Mr C. Lewis : household linen, Mr and Mrs Adam Bennettt; silver butter dish, Mr A. J. Murphy : pair oak pictures, Mr and Mrs Medcalfe ; beautiful white and gold dinner set, fellow employees of bride.

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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BALLARAT PRODUCE MARKET. Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

BALLARAT PRODUCE MARKET. Wednesday. Butter—Prime factory prints, 1/0$ to 1/1: lump, 1/ to 12Ad ; separator, lOd to lOid ; dairy, Sd. Eggs, lOd. Bacon Sides, 104d ; middles, 1/; hams, 1/14. Lard, 7*d to 8d. Cheese, 7d to 8d. Onions, new Globes, £12 10/. Potatoes, £5 to £6 ; new potatoes, Early Vermonts and Beauty of Hebrons, £11 to £11 10'. The N.S.W. Country Press Associa tion has decided to join an inter-State deputation to the Mininister for Cus toms {Mr Tudor) to urge the abolition of the new tax on newspaper. It is pointed out by newspaper proprietors that paper is the raw material for their industry. It is not manufactured here, and is not manufactured for export in Great Britain. The only part of the Empire in which it is manufactured is Canada, and that country is "treated as a foreign place by the Federal Ministry. During the debate on the estimates in the State Parliament, the Ministry was taxed with discontinuing the supply of wire netting for distribution among the farmer...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MIDDLE CREEK. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

MIDDLE CREEK. • (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT). A meeting of the district patri otic league was held in the Middle Creek Hall on Thursday, 17th ult. Mr W. Ahern occupied the chair. The balance-sheet, which was audited beforehand, was dealt with. It showed a Cr. balance to date of £38 15, 6. It was de cided to hand the whole of this amount to the Red Cross Society. Votes of thanks were passed to the two secretaries, the ladies, and Miss Costelloe. The monthly meeting of the Middle Creek branch, A.N.A., was held in the hall on Friday, 18th ult. The president, Mr H. McLeod, occupied the chair. Sick-pay to the amount of £3 6/8 was passed for payment. The half-yearly balance-sheet was read, and showed an improve ment on last balance. £385 now stands to the credit of the branch, made up as follows Sick fund, £379 7/3; M. and M. fund, £42/4; emergency fund, £113/5. It was decided that, starting from next quarter night, the quarterly levy should be reduced to 1/. A concert was held in the Buangor...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

VA X r.E CONTllOLl.EI). During- Summer month? children are sub ject to disorders of the bowel* ami should receive most careful attention. If loose ness of the bowels is noticed Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea llemedy .should be given. Children teething have more or less diarrhoea, which can be controlle 1 by giving Chamberlain's ('die anil Diarrhoea. Kemedy at once. Sold" by all chi;mi«t~.

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BEAUFORT ATHLETIC CLUB. BOXING DAY SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

BEAUFORT ATHLETIC CLUB. boxing day sports. Officials.—President, Mr.-.W. R. Glover; Vice-Presidents, Messrs. H. B. Seager ami C. H. Dancocks; Judges, President, Messrs. G. M. Cougle, W. H. H.alpin, J. George, W. j. .Stevenson, and .1). R.. Hannah ; Referee, Mr. R. A. D. Sinclair; Lap Scorer, Mr. G. H.Cougle; Starter, Mr. O. Roberts; Assistant" Starter, Mr. D. Stevenson ; - Timekeeper; Miv J. McKeich ; Timekeeper .of- Heats, Mr.. G. Wilson; Color. Stewards, Messrs. L. Bravo,: R. . l.U . Pitcher,: A. Couple, P. Stevenson, L. Jaeiisch, W. H. Westewlorf, 11. Troy, W. 1.; Halpin, and E. Hannah ; Protest Commit tee, President , -Referee, and Secretary; Handicappers, Mr. W. H. Troup, of : the V.A.L. (footracing), Messrs. \V'. R. Glover find K. H. Welsh (cycling'), and, Messrs. G. R. L->oyd and D. Stevenson (wood-chopping). The unsettled conditions arising >ut of the drought and the war ha.i i slightiyi adverse e$fi'ect on the Beau fort .Athletic Club's annual gather ing, held at the ...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Riponshire Advocate. Published every Saturday Morning. SATURDAY. JANUARY 2, 1915. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

' Published every Saturday Morning.. "SATURDAY. JANUARY 2,1915. The Skipton Town Band recently held a successful Hospital Sunday collection in aid of the Ballarat Hospital. A cheque for the amount of £11 9/4 has been forwarded to the institution. Mrs Rowlands, of Bpaufort, suffered a sad bereavement on Saturday, hex son, Mr Wm. Rowlands, of Fitzroy, meeting with a fatal accident. ■ Mr. Maiichant, Consulting Optician, of\Geelong, will visit Beaufort on Fri day, January nth (9.80 till 5), and may be consulted at Welsh's Hotel. Privates T. Grace and ,A. Driver, members of the second expeditionary force, were on leave during the Christ mas holidays, visiting their Beaufort friends. ! The following donations towards the | Wynn benefit are acknowledged with thanks Collected at Park on Boxing Day, £105/; "Albus,"' £1 1/ ; "Friend," £2 2/1 L. Watkin, 10/ ; E. 0. P. Hannah, 2/; Fritz B. Wilson, 5/; total, £14 5/. Rather a remarkable coincidence was noticed at the Boxing Day sports at Beaufor...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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DESTROY THE FLIES. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

DESTROY THE FLIES. ■ ■■ " $ At-a-meeting of the Council of Pub lic Hygiene and Salubrity, Dr. Vail lard, General Medical Inspector of the Army, read a report on the means to be employed "for organising the destruction of flies on account of the danger these insects are to public health." After having exposed how flies transport millions of microbes at the extremity of their trunks or their legs, Professor Vaillard indicates that most of the contagious diseases may be propagated by fli«s. Typhoid, cho lera, tuberculosis, to say nothing of other aSections, can be disseminated by flies. The means suggested by Professor Vaillard are the following :— In the Apartments.—Place in large recipients and flat dishes a mixture of 15 per cent, of commercial formal, 25 per cent, of milk, and SO per cent, of water with the addition of a little sugar. Plies, being fond of milk, suck up the beverage and perish almost immediately . after. The mixture thus prepared can be used for several days. Fumiga...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

j THE HEALTHY MAN WINS. I Indigestion means imperfect nourish I ment, and tliat means poor health. In these days of strenuous competition it is ; the healthy man who wins. Nothing equals Chamberlain's Tablets for clearing the stomach of undigested food and pro moting a How of gastric juices which are indispensable in the process of digestion. Indigestion always produces a tendency to constipation and for this alone Chamber lain's Tablets are invaluable. Sold by J. 1«. Wotherspoon & Co.

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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THE DAIRY THE MOISTURE CONTENT OF BUTTER. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

THE DAIRY THE MOISTURE CONTENT OP BUTTER. By Professor C. W. Larson. In regard to the matter of mois- j ture in butter, it is difficult to ex-, plain just, what this means. It is true that it is possible to make but- | ter containing as much as 16 per | cent, and have, the body of it-per--j feet, asi far as any judge knows, I be- j lieve—and I have scored butter with j every one of the judges in this coun try who are judging butter to any extent. They will all admit that it is j possible to make butter with this high moisture, but it is difficult to do this right along. j A. short time ago I was called to a! large creamery in this State over j long-distance telephone, and the but- j termaker said he was in trouble, j Some of his butter had been taken j to Philadelphia, and the revenue offi- j cer had charge of it, and he wanted 1 me to look at his butter and take the moisture tester with me. . He was making a large amount of butter, and i did not own a moisture test. I got ■ down th...

Publication Title: Riponshire Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PICTURE ENTERTAINMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Riponshire Advocate — 2 January 1915

PICTURE ENTERTAINMENT. ! The' customary entertainment a1 the Park being dispensed with, the club, in conjunction with the Beau fort Picture Co. gave a bioscope en tertainment in the Societies' Hall. The building was crowded to over flowing, and fully 200 people were un ; able to gain admittance, the police refusing to allow any more inside. ! The sum of £22 16/3 was taken at the doors. «'An entertaining series of films was shown and greatly appre | ciated. A drama, "The Price ol j Victory," depicting an episode oi the American civil war, was the best pic } ture of the evening. Other film? i screened were as follow:—"The Sec i ret Service Man," "The Crimson j Heart," "Five Hours," "Dick and Daisy," "Merry Clowns," and "I-Iow j.Iack Won Out."

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