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CORRESPONDENCE. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

COORR ;SPONDENCE. (To th, Editor.) Sir,-As a traveller, I would request from vou a few lines of your space in rospect to the charge for persons, like myself, whlo can only join your library by the week. I have becn in evrer town (of any size) in the State. some of them thlree or four times, and I join ed the library in everyone, and was amazed to find out that in Ararat the charge was 1/ per week. This, I think, excessive, amounting to £2/12 a year, for the use of a book. I may read three or four books a week, on the other hand-I mnay not. I expect to bc here a month, and to par 4/ for, per. haps, reading four boolrs, is decidcdly stiff. There is nothing like this charge anywhere in the State, thu neareat is 2/6 a month in Gee lon. I like to healp t arity according to fi rcnans, but when I pald this 1/ a week, I can beenre held if a subscription list har been hend oit before me I should re givenI1 less than usual. I am sure if the committee consider the question theywrill realise th...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BOHEMIAN DRAMATIC COMPANY. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

BOHEMIAN DRAMATIC COMPANY. The above named popular dramatic combination will make its re-appear. ance in Ararat to-night after an ab sence of four years, in their canvas marquee located on the Town Hall re serve, when they will produce for the first time here the sensational and humorous Buffalo Bill Wild West ermedy-drama, -"T'he Ranuhman's Daughter," a play full of sensational happenings and exciting situations, carrying a tender love story, besides being brimful of comedy of a most ex hiliarating description. During the second act, several vaudeville turns will be introduced by the versatile members of the talented company. During the currency of the season they inaugurate to-night, there will be a change of programme every ven:ng. selected from their extensive reper toire of over 200 d:,mas, and as theC are charging popular priceR, they should meet with the amne measure of neccess they experienced upon their first visit to Ararat. To-morrow nighi tie romantie and patriotic Irish...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Evil that Men Do, Published by special arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co. [All Rights Reserved.] [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

Tile Evil thatl en Do0, BY 3M. P. SHIEL. Author of "The Rajah's Sapphire," "Prince Zaleski." etc. Published by special arrangement with Ward, Lock and Co. tall Rights Rserved. , CHAPTER XXIX.. WHERE WAS hArTWELL? About the same hour that Dulnunay came back to sleep at Addison Road that Saturday night after failing to find Julia, a chaise containing Bob bie, Rosie, and Rosie's maid was pass. ing along the dark road from Feloming. ham to Corton. It was not the-Cor ton trap, for that passed tjlem on the road at. a slow walk with Gloucester, the groom, who was going to Felming ham to bring Oswa!d and Dulaunvy home to Corton, though lie was desti- ' ed to await them in vain that night. Bobbie's chaise was one of the pecu liar basket-chaises of- Felhningham, Mllich he'nlad procured with some trouble at that late hour, and the journey to Corton was long drawn, fot speed was not exac:ly the strong point of that particular horse and driver of Felmingham; the road, moreover, was not rood and ...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GREAT WESTERN. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

GREAT WESTERN. (From our own sorrespoudent.) When the wind was at its. highest at noon on Wednesday, a fire broke out on the property of Mr A. Puls, and very soon got beyond control, racing through his paddocks into the property of Mr B. Briggs, which adjoins, ard making direct for Mr Best's Concon. gella Vineyard, but was checked in tlat direction by the creek. It then raced along in southerly direction straight for Mr Irvine's St. George's property, but owing to the strenuous efforts of the few fire fighters on that side, the fire was checked before reaching Mr Briggs' boundary. Both Mr Puls and jMr Briggs are heavy losers, Mr Puls having lost a lot of fencing, timber, grass and a large straw stack, while -Mr Briggs lost a quantity of fencing and grass and considerable damage was done to 'his orchard. At one time his buildings seemed doomed, the fire reaching within a few yards of the house. A very successful concert was held in the local hall on Wednesday evening to augment the f...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
RETURN FROM FIRE BRIGADES DEMONSTRATION. ARARAT BRIGADIERS WELCOMED BY OLD FIRE FIGHTERS. MAYOR BURN WILL FITTINGLY ENTERTAIN THEM. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

P.ETURN PROIM FIRE BRIGADES A DIEMONSTH-TION. ARATIAT BRIGADIERS WELCOMED BY OLD FIRE FIGHTERS. MAYOR BURN WILL FITTINGLY o ENTERTAIN THEM. hi The representatives of the Ararat Fire Brigade, having done such excel- I lent work at the annual Fire Brigades Demonstration, which was concluded at Bendigo on Friday last-winning the Champion Fours, second in Ilose d Eights, and third in Hose and Ladder Eights-it was only to be expected that there would be a large gathering e of townspeople at the Ararat railway station on Saturday night io welcome some of the boys, who returned by the i eight o'clock train. During the day several of the old members of the bri gode, including ex-Captains A. 31'Do- t .ald, D. Fowler and Lieutenant A. S. Miller. thought that it would be a pro per thing for them to give the boys an 1 impromptu welcome, and this they did with every success. On the arrival of the train at Ararat, the firemen were lustily cheered, and then they were escorted through large crowds ...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PROPOSED NIGHT SCHOOL. PROVISIONS AND REGULATIONS. FOR COMPULSORY CLASSES. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

PROPOSED NIGH-T SCHOOL. PROVISIONS AND REGULATIONS FOR COMPUSORY CLASSES. In view of the proposal to establish S compulsory evening continuation class es in Ararat, the following provisions of the Education Act 1910 will be of a interest to our.readers :-Section 29. Continuation classes may be establish ed by the Governor-in-Council in such Iistricts as he may deem expedient. Section 30. The Governor-in-Council may make attendaice compulsory, and in that case, Section 31. (1) No boy 2 shall be required to attend a continua- Y tion class held beyond two miles from *his residence. (2) Compulsory attend ance. shall not be for more than two hours on any one day or for more than six hours in all in any week. (3) No fee shall be charges for instruction in respect of any subject for which- com pulsory attendance is required. Sec tion 32. (1) The parents of any boy I under 17 years shall cause suchlboy " (unless there -is reasonable excuse) to attend such continuation classes. . (2) 2 Any o...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ARARAT MINERS' ASSOCIATION. MEETING OF COMMITTEE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

AEBAAT MINEBS' ASSOCIATION. I MEETING OF COMMITTEE. The fortnightly meeting of the com mittee of the above was held at the o office yesterday morning. There was a largeo attendance of members. CORRESPONDENCE. A large amount of correspondence t wvas received and dealt with. S A GRIEVANCE. Reports were sent in by members, who objected to carry timber before I the whistle blew for the shift to go on duty. After a long' discussion, it was decid- I ed to take a ballot of the members on the field on the question. Wr W. Tibbles was appointed return- I ing officer in connection with the bal lot. FILLING VACANCIES. It was decided to call for nomina tions for the positions of trustee and committeeman rendered vacant by the non-attendance of one of the members I of the committee. ,DISCHIARGING MEMBERS. The President and Secretary report ed their interview with the nmanaer of the Cathcart Central mine, on the question of discharging members with out giving notice. In the future the manager will...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE SHARE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

MELBOURNE SHARE MARKa T. The quotations of Ararat. stocke in the Melbourne share market yesterday were- as folloirs: Cathcart-Buyers, 3/,; sellers, 3/6. SCathcart Central-Buyers, 30/.; sel Icrs, 30/14 ; sales, 30/6, 30/, 30/1 . Cathcnart Vietory--Sellers, 1/9. Great Langi Logan-Buyers, 2/8. Langi Logan North--Buyers, 4/4.; sellers, 453. Langi Logan South-Buyers, 11/6; sellers, 13/. Do.' (paid)-Seller,- 13/. ; Laugi Logan Central-Buyers, 2/. New Langi Logan-Buyers, 30/6; sellers, 30/9; sales, 30/6, 30/9; 39/7A. Upper Langi Logan-Buyers,. lld ; sellers, 1/3.

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MINING INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

MINING INTELLIGENCE. , A fair volume of bauiness.was record yd in gold mining stucks in the aMel. A bourneo share market on Saturdc a. Catheart Central firmet. to 30/41, buh then eased slightly. Thce winze for \ deepening the main shaft has been sunk t?o 26 feet. No. 3 rise from N\o. 1 branch is now up the required height for :prn ing out. New Langi Logan stood fiirll at 30/. The north-drive from No. 1 rise is showing rough wash just on the laths,- ansilthe water is coming throsgh freely. In the west off north the ws:uih is expected down in the face in a1 t .. shifts, The drives which enter' 1 wash first are reported to be draini,1g fast. The No. 8 bore in the Langi Lo gasn South mine has gone through to0 wash at 34 feet from back laths, show-j ing a dip of 2 feet in .3?3 feet. MINING MANAGERS' REPORTS. Cathcart Company.-No. 3 shaft,1 north end, No. 6 rise, top deckl-No. 3 east off north to 66 feet; strong wash, good value. No. 5 rise-45 feet in from rise opened north-west off south...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A PRE-MATERNITY CASE. DEFENDANT ORDERED TO FIND SURETIES. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

A PRE-MATERNITY CASE. DEFENDANT ORDERED TO FLND SURETIES. - At the Ararat Police Court yesterday morning, before Mr E. Harrison, P.M., the adjourned-case was Called on in which ia young woman-:named Lilian Elizabeth Croft proceeded against a man named John Smith,.a resident of the Ballarat- district,- claiming preo maternity expenses. - Mr Low represented the plaintiff, and Mr Irwin the defendant, neither of the parties to the case being in court. .Mr. Low said that when the case was before the court before an order was made that the defendant should pay £7 pre-maternity expenses and £1/6 costs, and the hearing was then adjourned till that day in order to see if he would comply with the request. Since that time the defendant had paid him to him £1 through his solicitor (Mr' Irwin), and he had taken that amount off the costs. Mr Irwin said that he was speaking to defendant on the 'phone on Satur day. He was a married man in poor circumstances, and it was no good forcing on the matter...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
F. E. STRANGWARD. Sharebroker, Member Stock Exchange. of Melbourne, [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

F. E. STB GWAD,' " .. I Sharebroker, Member Stock Exchange, of Melbourne,. 331 Collins Street, Melbourne. (Tel.' 8226.) . Private telephone, Windsor, No. 2870. OEORGE GOSSIP, Agent.

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

THE BIG STORE - (coo)--- Sale Now On (oo) Dress Lengths, 5 yards, 3/t1, 5/11. 7/11. Dress Trimmings, 3d yar0. :: : Fancy Muslin and Cambrics, 4/11 doz; were il- yard. Special Line Crepes, 73d yard. White Towels, 5ýd. large size. Strong Unbleached Sheeting, 1/4k. Unbleached Table Damask, 1/-. Ladies' White Costumes; 416, 7/6. Boys' Galatea Trousers, 10.d. Boys' Galatea Jumpers, 101d. Boys' Galatea Tunics, 1/6. Galatea Sailor Suits, 3Ss 6d. Boater Hats, Pd. REMNANTS! REMNANTS I - - Suits to Measure from 32/6. - STH--EI--G S-----O HA.RIS &, Co., THE BIG STORE. . - -- - --- - - - - - HEAR WHAT DUNN & ALLEN HAVE TO SAY 0 IF You aiah to save Money, begin the year by giving your Business to the -Cash 8tore. You will be arnrprised at our Low Prices. It is a positive fact and we can prove it if you give us the opportunity. -- 0 Now is the best time to do the Saving. Look at our Prices for the month. Cordials of all sorts, 1/. Clear Glass Salad Bowls, 6d to O.T. PG-ch, 1/3. f....

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

GOVERNMIENT. DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS, Ii Works Branch, Victoria, 151 Collins street, Melbourne, 11th March, 1914. 1 TENDERS will be received until 11 a.m. on WEDNESDAY, 25th March, 1914, for :- - Erection of 3 New Targets at Rifle Pi Range, Ararat. Specifications and plans may be in-. h spected at the office of the Works Direc- al tor, Victoria, 151 Collins stree., Mel-. bbarne, and at the local Post Office. Tenders are to be addressed to "The Secretary, Department of Home Affairs, corner of Gipps and Lansdowne Streets, Melbourne," and endorsed as above. W. 11. KELLY, For Minister for Home Affairs. Di±Pi RTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS, Melbourne, 2nd March, 1914. " rp ENDERd will be received until Twelve o'clock on ThdJlSDAY, the 19th March, 1914, for Repairs, etc., Court House, Ararat. .Deposit, £5;? security, £6 per cent. Particulars and Conditions may be learnt at rublic Works Office, and at the Police Station, Ararat. The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. F. HAGELTHUOIN,...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SHOCKING RAILWAY COLLISION. IN NEW SOUTH WALES. FOURTEEN PERSONS KILLED AND 26 INJURED. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

SHO6KING RAILWAY COLLISION. IN NEW SOUTH WALES. FOURTEEN PERSONS KILLED AND 26 INJURED. The most disastrous *railway acci dent that has ever taken place in New South Wales occurred at midnight on e Friday, when a mail train, travelling at a high rate of speed, dashed into a goods train at the Exter station, about six miles from Moss Valo. The Temora mail train had left Syd ney at 8.10 p.m., and the night being very foggy the signals along the line wro very faint, and some of them wre obscured altogether. At the Exter station a goods train was crawling slowly out of the siding on to. the main line for shunting pur poses. Before the goods was properly on the main line the Temora mail train, travelling at 40 miles an hour, came dashing into the station, and crashed into the engine of the goods train broadside. on. The impact was ter rific, and there was an appalling roar which could be heard tor miles around, n.d iuinmediately engines, passenger cvare and cattle trucks were piled -up i...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CABLEGRAMS HUGE MINERS' STRIKE. 107,000 GIVE NOTICE. LONDON, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

CABLEGRAMS REUTEE'S 8PZCIALS. HUGE "1mIERS' BTRIhE. 107,000 GIVE NOTICE. LONDON,. Saturday. A fortnight's notice of intention to cease work has been given on behalf of 107,000 Yorkshire miners in connc tion with the minimum wage. The matter was discussed by the Conciliation Board, which adjourn'd until 20th inst. I' " =?- .' = .. .... ..

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SPLIT SKIRT IN BALL ROOM. WEARER ESCORTED TO CARRIAGE. BRUSSELS, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

SPLIT BSKIRET IN BALL ROOM. WEARER ESCORTED TO CAR RIAGE. BRUSSELS, Saturday. The King. of Belgium noticed at a Court ball a woman attired in a dreas with an extremely deep slit. His Majesty whispered to the Court Marshal. whereupon the latter, offering hlis arm, led the woman out of th,e '?His Majesty noticed that you had torni your dress," he said, " and be requested me to escort you to your carriage to enable you to return homeo for i lrg - -

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
S.A. SENATE DEBATE. MR SMUTS ATTACKS LABOR. CAPETOWN, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

B.A. SENATE DEBATE. MR SMUTS ATTACKS LABOR. CAPETOWN, Saturday. The South African Senate, by :3 votes to 10, rejected Mr Schreiner'5 amendment to delete the banishmr?n t clause of the Indemnity Bill. General Smuts, in emphasising that the departure of thousands of workors was the result of the action of thr Tsbor leaders and their followers, radd }I feared the cherished white ide'l had b cti shattered.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
JEFFREY'S NERVOUS BREAKDOWN. STATEMENT BY MEMBER OF PARTY. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

JEFFREY'S NERVOUS BREAK DOWN. STATEMENT BY MEMBER OF PARTY. When the matter was brought under the notice of Professor Orme Masson on Friday afternoon, he said that Jef freys became subject to mental depres sion while in Adele Land.. Everything possible was done for him,-but he nev-. or fully recovered. .When he arrived in Adelaide with Dr. Mawson, Jef-. freys was much improved in health, and proposed to return to his home in Queensland. In some unexplained way, he wandered to Stawell. Jeffreys was one of the party who left for the Ant -.rtic regions in the Aurora in 1912. Jeffreys, who was employed as wireless operator, was left with Dr. Mawson and five others at Commonwealth Bay, in Adele Land. He very soon began to show symptoms of mental derangement, His hallucinations grew .most marked, c and he began to despatch wireless mes asages of an extraordinary character. Everything possible was done, but Jef freys' malady became so serious that al close watch had to be kept on him. The ...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TRAGEDY OF ANTARCTIC. WIRELEES OPERATOR GOES TO ARARAT ASYLUM. ICE SOLITUDES UNHINGES HIS MIND. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

:TRAGEDY.OF ANTAROTI- a. WIRELESS OPERATOR GOES TO ARARAT ASYLUM. 10E SOLITUDES UNHINGES:; HIS MfIND. - Declaring that the ice solitudes of the Antarctic had "got on his nerves," and' pleading to be allowed to go back into the bush and die in the silence of the ranges, a man giving his name as Sydney Jeffreys was committed to the Ararat Asylum on Friday morning from Stawell, after he had made a statement declaring that he had been acting as wireless' operator with Dr. Mawson on the expedition just concluded. When arrested on Thursday he was in an er hausted condition, having been wander ing in the bush in the Pomonal distri?: for six days, practically without food, and drinking from stagnant pools of water. In Court he stated that he was 29 years of age, and had accompanied the Australasian Antarctic Expedition. He declared that he had been hypnotised by Dr. Mawson, who had also threaten ed him. The solitude of the ice got on his nerves, he explained. Investigation confirms the date...

Publication Title: Ararat Advertiser, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 17 March 1914

GENERAL. The British cruiser Eclipse and thel Australian submarines arrived at Malta on Friday from Gibraltar. They made a good passage, despite the heavy sea. and adverse wind. The following music examiners for! Aus.tralasia have been appointed by: thu Trinity College of Music for 1914 : -Mr S. Myerocough (Eastern States), MIr Alfred Mistowski (Western Austra lia and Tasmania), and Mr Henry St. George (.New Zealand). News has been received of grave dis orders near Kiritza. Albanians are atta?king the Christians, and many wo men have been outraged. Anti-tribal lighting is taking place. The parti snsu of Essad Pasha in some localities ;rfuso to recognise Albanian authority. Representative Church, of California, introduced a Bill in the House of Re pre:+entatives to exclude Hindoos, and providing that all Hindoos there be re ,ar.lcd as laborers unless it is shown hle they are professional men. The .ill also prohibits Hindoo immigration via the Canal Zone or the Philippines. Reassuring...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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