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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
ITCHING OF SCALP INIDLERABLE Nearly Wild with Painful, Burning Eruption— Half Her Hair Fell Out and Combing It Was Torture Feared She Would be Bald, IN DESPAIR UNTIL N CURED BY CUTICURA e * ' Just about two years ago, some form of humor appeared 011 my ecalp. The beginning was a slight itching but ife grew steadily worse until , v/hen I combed my hair, th© scalp bccaroo raw and tho ends of the comb-teetli would be -web with blood. Most of tho time thero was an intolerable itching, in a painful, .burning way, very much as a bad, raw burn, if deep, will itch and Bmart when first beginning to heal. Combing my hair waa positive torture. My hair wia long and tangled terribly because of tho blood and scabs. This continued grow ing worse and over half my hair fell out. I was in despair, really afraid ol becoming totally- bald. 'Sometimes the pain was bo great that, when partially awake, I would scratch the worst plaoea so that my An ger-tips would bo bloody. I could noo Seep well and, afte...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
Spring Order Suits at I Lowe's 42/- 65/- 84/ 9 There is an abundance of Spring materials, rfSSESSSSS ?B imported direct from tlie leading Woollen ^BriMNgg||| 9 Mills of tho world, as well as a large yuan 9 tity of Australian Suitings, now at LOWE'S. & Those who witnessed our-l'ine Tailoring Show jB at George-street, with the whole of our five ? / ff\ jR spacious windows full of the newest. Suitings, JS V jB will, no doubt, have concluded that. LOWE'S T .?rfljlmfa- ? may rightly claim to be ' Australia's Largest S Soon our Tailoring Department will be tin- -ffiK|jJ mjtjlHj II ||ln [l S nsurtlly busy with Spring Suits; therefore you j« j ||j|[jj|J||j|W S will be well advised to order YOUR Spring iQ! |lljj|jjj||||M jgi Suit at once, and 'be prepared for the Spring J [j Hj|||||||||m M festivities — races and other important events. I 11| | 19 £ . A LOWE SUIT has all the character, all i I IlllllltillH 3 the style; all the finish you desire; and, of f 1 11 M M still more importan...
MINES AND MINERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
MINES AND MINERS. - — — — Mr. G. H. Buckland lias been balloted secretary of the Wrightville A.M.A., N.S.W.' - ' Furnaces are being erected and teams are carting ^bricks and otheir . mater ial' for the Tolwong mine, Maruiaii, N.S.W'. - : \ ; ; ^ . i/? ?' ? - ^ ' P From their Dreadnought reef at Myrtle ford, V., Smart Bros, recently cru.shedil,2 tons for- 46oz. 7dwt; gold. The mine1, shaft; is now being' deepened. - '*- . - ? If . . Maloney's North Red,- White, 'and. Blue Company, at Gowar, in Maldon' district, V;, recently crushed 55 tons of. stone, from their mine for the.handsoriie yield '6f 116oz. 4dwt. «: «: * Central Red, WHiitei and Blue Company, Bendigo, cleaned up a crushing of 50 tons Of stone last -Friday, -broken. from the new niake recently cut on the Sheepshead 'side ' line of reef at 311ft. The sensa tional return of- 224oz. gold was obtained.; . #.. . « -.' ?' . The plant of the St. Arnaud, V., Lady I-j6ls6ri mine,, (closed, down- a. few. moritiis ago after-; a capita...
CZAR KIDSTON. HOW THE QUEENSLAND TYRANT SILENCES LABOR MEMBERS. MULCAHY AND FERRICKS SUSPENDED. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
CZAR KIDSTON. HOW THE QUEENSLAND TYRANT SILENCES LABOR MEMBERS.' MULCAHY AND FERRICKS SUS PENDED. Kidston, the renegade Pr-emier , of Queensland— Premier by the grace of Philp^-re'ached the. limit of autocratic despotism last. week when he caused the suspension of two Labor members. The troubles occurred early in the morn ing of Thursday. At 12.35 a.m. George Barber (Labor member for Bundaberg) was speaking wlien Dan Miilcahy (Labor member for Gympie) drew the attention of the Deputy-Speaker (Mr. Armstrong) to the fact that there was not a quorum present. The Deputy-Speaker said he was satis fied that there was a quorum within 'the precincts' of the House, and refused to have th.e bells rung, to summon Kidston's fdllowers to. come, and attend to the busi ness of the State. ' ^ . Mr. Mulcaliy was persistent, and refused to. lie - brow-beaten by ?' the Deputy Speaker, who prompts 'named' him for the awful offence of disobeying the chair. Czar Kidston- then moved that the La bor member...
SOME LABOR ITEMS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
SOME LABOR ITEMS. . A Saturday half holiday for all em ployed in. the sale of intoxicating liquors is favored by the Trades Hall Council. It has been decided to ask Mr, Prendergast, the leader of the State Parliamentary Labor Party, to move, when the Amend ing Shops arid Factories 3?ih. 's before Pai'liament, to have the provisions of ' the Saturday .half holiday extended in this direction. . Mr. A. McLachlan has been re-elected president of the Victorian branch of the Boot Trade Employees' Federation. Most of the other officers have also been re appointed as follows:— Vice-presidents, Messrs. Mr. McCaskell and J. Hollo way ; treasurer, Mr. J. Prosser; secretary, Mr. A. Long; assistant ' secretary; Mr. A. McDqnald; committee, Messrs. J. Thomp son, E. Windebank, M. McCaskell, W. Forty, and A. E. Chartres; Trades Hall Council delegates, Messrs. A. Long, J. Holloway, J; I-Iyman, and J. Sinclair; Eight Hours' Committee delegates, Messrs. J. ;Hyman, J. Prossei-, J. Thompson., iand E. Win...
THE COUNTRY ELECTOR. THE "HERALD'S" ATTEMPT TO HOODWINK HIM. Some Facts to be Remembered. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
THE COUNTRY ELEGTOR. THE 'HERALD'S' ATTEMPT TO HOODWINK HIM. Some Facts to be Remembered. The Liberal Syrlney dailies presume more and. more on the shortness of the public-.memory regarding comparatively recent occurrences. Writing of ' The -Country Elector' and posing as his only reliable political guide, the ' S.M. Herald ' says: 'He has not heard so much as the Sydney electors of the injustice done to Bowling and his friends. But he knows even better than' the Sydney elector of the dire consequences of a strike designed to deprive him- of the means of getting his produce to market, and he knows how the Government was hindered at every turn- in its efforts to assist him.' A plain summary of the' chief facts of the strike may be of information to any country elector not already seized of these, (if such exist); and after reading this he may be able to form a fair opinion regard ing the ' Government's efforts to assist him.' ' : The Northern . miners' strike came as I the culminatio...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
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PLUMBERS AND ENGINEERS. DIFFERENCE OF OPINION. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
PLUMBERS AND ENGINEERS. DIFFEREN CE . OF .0 PIN 10 N . A difference of opinion exists between I the Operative Phmibers' Union and the ; Amalgamated Society of Engineers in | Melbourne,;, as, -to whether members' of the ?. latter union, should do work in connec ; tion;with cold water, piping, attached -to | se^icivmains.. Mr. H. E. Foster, secre | tar.v; of -the Plumbers' Union, brought the | matter up at the meeting of the Trades j Hall ;.Councii last ; week. He stated that \ on March 19 the'-Bngineers' Society wrote ?to the Plumbers'-;- Union asking if certain I men who. were doing steam , piping at, the Oriental Timber Company's 'mills, .Gee f long, were members - of '? the ^ Plumbers' I Union. They were- informed-, that these | men had encroached, on the engineers' ij .work. At a conference of representatives i of each union on April 20 it was agreed | that cold water piping in; connection with | the Yan Yean water, supply was plum I hers' work.- This-: decision' had so. far not....
SWEATED TEA WORKERS. ORGANIZATION NEEDED. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
; . SWEATED TEA. WORKERS. ORGANIZATION NEEDED. ' The organization-, of. workers in. tea warehouses has been taken in hand by the Melbourne branch of the Shop Assistants' Federation. Statements made at a mass meeting last Thursday evening disclosed, the usual state of affairs where unity of :-; actipn is- lacking in industrial affairs— low J wages, long hours, ' and unhealthy sur l. roundings. Fortunes have been made by tea / traders, while those who have con !' tributed mainly to this state of affairs ? have in some instances had barely enough'. t' to* live upon. Why? ' Because; they are )' divided, and cannot make a strong com - mon united demand. It was shown at the, » meeting, la st Week that, wages varied .^ber. j tween 30s. and 40s. a week. Resolutions were agreed to as follows - ' ' ' That v this meeting, of wholesale tea warehouse employees form a deputation t wait on the Minister of Labor to place tie facts, before him, -.and .urge, upon -hi m ti t ne; necessity of dmeiiding...
VICTORIA. SATURDAY HALF-HOLIDAY. CARTERS AND DRIVERS' CASE. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
VICTORIA. ' SATURDAY HALF-HOLIDAY. ? ♦ ? CARTERS AND DRIVERS' CASE. ? EUring, the last few weeks public meetings have been held by the Carters ?and Drivers' Union with the object of : strengthening the movement to secure a half holiday on Saturday, for all. 'engaged In tlie industry. Splendid support, has been received, and the Minister .of- Labor | (Mr. Murray) was approached about the matter last week. The Act now stipu lates that goods shall ribt be ^delivered after.- 4 o'clock— meaning ' that they shall jibt be received for delivery after that hour. But in order to evade the distinct ? intention, of Parliament that work should cease at four o'clock, big loads are made , tip immediately before that hour is ? : ' reached for delivery ' in distant suburbs. ! It happens, therefore, that' the parcels i-' carriers often do not'-; get home before 1' eight' and nine o'clock on Saturday night. !( |The Carters and Drivers' Union desire an I amendment of the Act, -so that goods | shall not...
BOYCOTTING UNIONISTS. SAWMILLERS CLIMB DOWN. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
BOYCOTTING UNIONISTS. SAWMILLERS CLIMB' DOWN. A climb doAvn was made by ? Messrs. Watt and Mathie, sawmill proprietors, of I Wanwandra, N.S.W., who last week dis charged tlie unionists in their employ. Mr. j J. J. Keiineally, the organizer of the Saw mill and Timber Yard and General Wood- ! workers Employees' Association, wlio has been successfully, workins- in the district. brought under the notice of the proprie- | tors of the mill the fact that they had broken the Commonwealth Conciliation and Arbitration law by dismissing men .because they were unionists, and he threatened legal proceedings; Messrs. Watt -and Mathie immediately reinstated the men. - . ? . -? ? - ? ? —A ?
PREDATORY LANDOWNERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
PREDATORY LANDOWNERS. The Murray. Government's proposal to abolish district mining boards was ad versely criticised at the quarterly meeting of the Maryborough, V., Mining Board last week. It was contended that.the fault lay wifh thfi rinvRrnment and the Mines De partment in x;estricting their powers in the past that effective work had not been done by 'the local boards. Local mininginspec tor Mitchell (ex-officio member of Mary borough. Mining Board) said that since the power to report on' auriferous areas had been taken away from the boards, auri ferous blocks of land had been sold, whereas . they should have .been retained. Auriferous lanii had been sold at Have lock despite his recommendation in nine cases out. of ten ' that, such should be held: subject to mining conditions. No fewer than' nine parties had started work on the land in question within the last six weeks, thirty men -being employed. Two of the parties, he remarked, were already on pay able wash, and tlie whole of ...
BUILDERS' LABORERS' FEDERATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
? ▼ ? ? ? . BUILDERS' LABORERS' FEDERATION. Recently the Builders Laborers' Federa tion was formed by; correspondence, and the first meeting of representatives was .held at the Trades Hall, Melbourne, la.st weielc. There were present: — Messrs. E. Jones and J. Millard (K.S.W.), R. Lough nan and H. Hannah (V.), P. Reilley and E.? Condon (S.A.), ana u. martin («.). . Messrs.-, Hughes (Attorney-General), Riley, and Finlayson, Ms.H.R., attended the meeting, and explained the scope and meaning of the amended Common wealth Arbitration1 Act. A constitution was drawn; up. which ;will be submitted to the various unions for adoption. Mr, J. Millard . was elec ted ; president of the federation, Mr. ' C. - Martin vice-president, Mr. H. Hannah secretary, Mr. E. Condon treasurer, and Messrs/ Reilley, Loughnan, and H. O'Neill trustees. The number of members; in the unions, was reported to be 2506, as follows: — New South Wales, 810; Victoria, 759; ' Queensland, 528; and South Australia, 409.
LIFT ATTENDANTS. DILATORY DEPARTMENT. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
LIFT ATTENDANTS. DILATORY DEPARTMENT. The Factories Department, has been stirred by the Trades Hall Council to take action in regard to youths under the age of 18 years, being allowed to- have charge Of- lifts. A.- letter has been, received from, the Minister of Labor in which he states that a prosecution has been instituted in one case, arid another is under considera tion.':: The statement is- also madie that the question' of raising the age of: atten dants from ' 18 years' is also receiving a't-' tentiori. Mr. Murray defends the inspector bf; lifts ,(Mn C..G-. Lalwsoh), and mentions that he . had 13 ►years' experience ; of .lift construction at Messrs. Johns and;- Way 7. goods' .works;- .... .--v, ; . The Trades Hall' Council blamed the inspector particularly because, of his wa,nt of closer administration.' Hbw comes it that . not until the Uift : Attendants' Union and the -Trades Hall Council moved to have stricter supervision of lifts that the department officially finds out la...
TWELVE-YEAR-OLD MOTHER. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
? ? ? ? TWELVE-YEAR-OLD MOTHER. A sordid story, and one full , of pitiful details is -that of Ivy Ignatius . Waters, a 12-year-old Australian girl (says the Gun dagai ' Independent '). All her life she has lived in an- atmosphere that has had an immoral taint — -the mother being a .woman with . several children without j having ever worn a wedding-ring, and the sten-father a man of evidently loose morals. Last week the girl was brought to town, and on Friday evening gave birth to a healthy female child. Both the baby and mother are doing well. The police arrested a lad 17% years of age, and iff ought him to Gundagai. He was brought before the court, and remanded to Sep tember 23. . ? .- ?
BLACKFELLOWS' ROW. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
? ♦— | BLACKFELLO.WS' ROW. I A serious row occurred at Warialda, N.S.W., between Jack Barr, a black tracker, and some Indians. Barr's. gin v^ent to live with the Indians at a shop. Barr entered the store and attacked Hudda Deen with a tomahawk, injuring him on the head. Sedda Deen, another Indian, was also struck on the head. During the fight the gin rushed to an other store kept by an Indian named Mungatah. Barr followed her, pursued by several Indians, who took the toma hawk from him. Barr was in a bad way when a constable and several civilians interfered. Barr was arrested, and the Indians were taken to the hospital, Sedda Deen being in a isrecarious condition.
A CAPTAIN CHARGED. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
A CAPTAIN CHARGED. .v.-- y k - ' — i.' Captain Alfred, Brannan, master of. 'the British steamship Frankdale, was charged at Sydney with drunkenness and neglect of duty and 'navigation through excessive ?indulgence in intoxicating liquor. The chief steward stated that between Durban and Sydney. Captain Brannan had been given nine bottles of whisky and two of brandy, and a quantity of beer and wine. He was ordered to show cause why his certificate should not be dealt with.
MURDERED HIS WIFE. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
? ? — ♦ ? ^ — ; MURDERED' HIS WIFE. Walter Roydon Lovett, a young man, was -charged at Sydney with having mur dered his wife, Edith Lovett, in a Bond street wine bar, on 3Yf a r c li 15-- last. 'When last before 'the count, accused collapsed, and his trial was postponed. Deceased was employed at the Cafe Italien in Bond street, ? where accused visited her. The. evidence showed that the couple had quarrelled, and Lovett shot his wue. xne jury returned a verdict of not guilty on the ground of insanity, and added a rider that Lovett was not a fit and ^proper person to be at -'larger When Lovett heard the . verdict he sai'd;, Thank ;God, thank God,' ' arid turning .- to,, his father, said, aWther^i'm':;your^sQ^i «£]$?' .^B^is to he fc4linetrdurlHg.ffi&i^oVlrnm''s-:'p1easure. Rev. James Haslam, a well-known Ade laide minister, is dead. E. W. Brackettr of the Albion Hotel, Forbes, lias 'succumbed to pneumonia. George Paterson, a well-known Gulgong grazier, dropped dead on his esta...
THE KENSINGTON TRAGEDY. [Newspaper Article] — The Worker — 15 September 1910
THE KENSINGTON TRAGEDY. .In connection with the death of Ivy O'Brien, the young woman whose body was- found in the. sand hear Kensington Racecourse (death' having apparently been due to - an. .illegal .operation), the inquest was resumed last week. -Nurse Brown and her son David were present in cus tody. ' The assistant Government -analyst rionnspri tn haviner found stains of human blood on a wicker chair. . An exa^min-atioiv 6f the stomach disclosed the presence of a drug usually used for stopping 'bleeding. Sergeant-Major Hawke.y, of ; the Austra lian Light Horse, deposed to': having seen two women, one of whom resembled. Nurse Brown, attempting to' revive' a girl' who had fainted on the balcony of the house 'occupied by Nurse Brown. He saw them from the window of his office in Victoria Barracks. . .He also saw one of the wo men wiping a wicker chair. This was all the fresh evidence forthcoming., the fresh evidence foi'thco'ming: Nurse Brown was committed for. trial on a U.' - ;ii...