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PATENTS AND INVENTIONS. OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
PATENTS ,AN INVENTIONS& OFFICIAL PROlCElEDINGS.. Messrs. G G Turii &Co Pittent SAttorheys, of the' ilto: 499 Collins Stit, M?Idibonii ?eppit;' li. i specifi cations ;of .t l6 ifollowing inir ntions ,hlav beeliof.ci aly eteq d ai liopei fi'orinspecftio iby.'lhCiiiiiuissionei 'for Patetsib;i Abridgieiints :'of te. spe ficiitionls niniybc inspected ,ithiout feu ;it theo l fice. " 5- it::/i 7WVeli Do6ofs- hold ltiiiniin6pen, ."iid A lien thie 'if j oas to fIlose hem intioma 'ticialit ' W A :Tlsop-8301 'SteeriDig? isc Plghs t?6de al' itll Sslobiiig grouni, afid en ible' i rua. fitrrow t6,)he ni.d:e:. l. Giilidge 325 ;Exlosion EiTgine Sidle?c r- COiMi o s sd'rics 'fconcentric 'clfini be .spi ral 6sltd1 - Thei Maxim Sildcer?.Co-86)00; -;Autouiatio: Sampier l foi Taii ng's- pi ddle: whYel, fsih--) el,--. scoop-irun ai.,-ih iinuh'o o6'tailings--haginsit;l, . rlceie ver."': ;-T.rp -: r 'a -8792; O Jc :n 10 0)Tae0ii 782. -:: N iirl .isk -ial oawool ,&lt;.i'rk OTinipri1o...
Terribly Tempted. CHAPTER IX. ANOTHER APPEAL. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
T ily _ Tempted. A SERIAL STORY BY __ ANNABEL GRAY. CHAPTER IX. ANOI HER APPEAL. 0"! To-day-,and the day to come ,:, . af-er.." :;:;Everythinlg. appareutly went on.."vel :-" reot'" at the Lodge. Leonard ' as Stacitly reconciled with Lenore, and her imaginative faculties were such that she pictuied the inner state of his mind with thesatisfactory glow thatb Syouth throws over a beloved one's thoughts. This vainly-resisted love had conique ed hler, and yet theere were times when she she i he. had never :.ome 'to Myrtle Lodge, biut had married Philip out of hand, and grown: used to cook-: ing, bakiig, and scrubbing, as aw loor Sman's wife.. . She might have slunlbered on them in uttere ignorance of passion's delirium, and accepted the tender friendship . 0 marriage with Philip as the best chnig known to her. " But Prosperine, faithful and rieart wrecked,. had no power to retiace hier steps. WVcariness, depression, a. vague terror of consequences, formed the i re sent ,state of Lenore's...
WOMEN'S INTERESTS [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
, WOMEN'S INTERESTS 9 By "Ambrosize.") - "Those in the know" are deep in ,t discussing the floppiness of the new 5 ideas, also wondering how the average woman will adapt herself to them., It is perhaps the "large" woman who deserves most sympathy-.the woman with too much hip. That person wilt have to be satisfied with fashion in its simplest form, and must refrain from even thinking of garments adaptable to her more slender relatives and friends At present the main object seems to be the attainment of as large a Swaist measurement as possible, and the Swoman who can triumphantly announce Sthat her paat-normal 26-in. waist haa developed into 33 in. may feel she is indeed in the front rank of fashion. - It is fortunate that this sudden . change of outline should come just at n the time when everyone is about to re g plenish her wardrobe. This widening s of our waists, though on the tapis for Le some considerable tune, has now actu ;f ally arrived. The need for the large *e waist has b...
OF RURAL INTEREST [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
0F RURAL INTERIST The inspection of the beet al-eas at Bolsdlale and -,uffra sllowed that the 3rops are subst:untially better than those of Khiiilay.. LThie crops are esti-, mated to yiel lijIp i,) fifteen tons to the acreJ. . l.,nce ; .,o water was supplied somne weeks atcr. the pldants had re ceived a check, it is c'ear that had the irrigation startxd a.L tue right time, the output of the roots would have been well over tweiity tons to the acre. If the irrigation loilities had, been avial able, so thas the beet areas could have received their first watering at the end of Novemnber, instead of two months later, there would be no com plaints to-day as to the returns from sugar beet culture. On the contrary, the rnemunera·tive yields would have proved so enccuragjiug that there would been an anxiety to Increase rather than reduce the area under this crop. iThe courtast between areas that have been a-isisted in this cru'de manner and those wvich have not been irrigated at all is most ...
REALLY DIPLOMATIC. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
IREALLY DIPLOdiAT1C. May: "Wh,at do you mean by saymig that Maud is 'more. or lesa prctty '' Tom: "eUll, sho's miore pretty than most girls and leb pretty than you. John, a rather backward lover, sati at one end of the sofa, and his sweet heart at the other. Both minds were o?. full to carry on conversation, bu 'Oh, just tihe smUt al ., was surprised to get the retort: "I you do I'll bex your ears.
ONLY LACKED MATERIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
ONLY~ LACKED MAT~ERIAL.f Elizabeth's father was taking her fo_ hei- first walk in li?t new home in a mountainbous section. He said: "Just thihk, Eliza:bithli, God made 'all these .beauutiful mountaiis; isa't it wondler hAl?" :Elizbetli, who wa aged five, prompt Iv replied, "H'mr I coudld, too, if .I had the dirt." .I "T'lie Professor Ihass d'ecPived me." "How ?"' ."He told me that- ethnology was the science of the raoes, and when L Went to the library and asked for a both on othhoology ther e wasn't a word from cover to cover on how to pick the winnLers!?? " Foreman-(callingg up to workmaoi.n): "Phlwat' are yes doini' up tlierc, Casey ?' Casey: "O'im layin' bricks, av ou00111'se." Foremalu: "Be Jaber ! by the still av yo yer moighlit be layin' eggs!" 1eck: l'ou will never get the dcog to obey you-, my dear."i Mrs. Peck: "I. will- with patience. You were just as troublesome yoixrself at first." W''in -your mar'ik: 'ie, "Jiaieen,- you seemed to think i- was is pretty : good match." " ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
I*e in igorating andc SSustaining RPower of , I, is amply verifiea by capabie azuth-orities'. Harrison, San Migue OEOP. *.U COPR ?IERCHANTS, A~ND SUPPLY HOW FOIBJP1S BrewW~S Bakerl , ote Reepm? . ....t em . uLd CI~fad Remm CorrOSpondc ~ invtd g i A Art?deS ed t ah Nois :ii&~i 304 FilINDERS STRIET, MELIOasML feelings; he was terribly unsenitimetal to-day. Where was Lenore. She had f'1 U from the house to the heaven of the quiet fields. It-was somewhat late in the afternoon; tlhe sun was' slowly sink ing into a mass of pale grey clouds, with rose-huedl and golden ledges, as slhe thi'ew herself down beneath some trees which rsheltered her tron- the heat, wnich was still oppressive. But she oould not escape from herself; fear still goaded her, and lier effort to be calm expn'ed in a sob. Some bitter con sciousness forced itself upon her mind .lhat the Colonel deslpised lher when Alice was near. She had no art, edu dation, or accomplishments to compara with the irreplroachable he...
THE HIRED HAND. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
TH1F. RED HAND. O n01 i intei has its joys and charms, ai:.?1 remaarkedl .fore; we do not hoed_ t~he~ ;stori's alarms, its fury or its oi?i whonl by the fire we sit and diowse, and sick an apple's stem; but lio'tlhe man who iiilks the cows at 5 'clolek A. M.! The hired han;md le?aves his cheerful couch before the 'ooster crows, what w?onder that lhe his j grouch as he puts on his clothes T']hey're colder than the law allows, with ice along each hem; and he must go, and milk the cow~s at 5 o'clock A. M. Down to thel arctic barn he goes, and packs his frosted pail; and Bossy biffs him on the nose with her long frozen tail; his language wouldl dhe dead arouse-ceach cuss-word is- a elm;. I weep for him who milks the cows at 5 o'clock A. M. Talk not of harduship or of woo, ye who at ease re 61ine, till ye have sat, in sleet; and unow,. to nmilk the spotted kine! When ,ld ]taing Winter doth carouse n?ith ice york diadem, shed tea.rs for him who milks the cows at 5 o'clock-A. -. -Walt Maon...
REPORT ON NHILL FARM COMPETITIONS. (A. E. V. Ricbardson, M. A., B.Sc., Agricultural Superintendent, in Victorian "Journal of Agriculture.") [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
REPORT ON NJILL FARM' COMPETITIONS. V. Richardson, M.A., B.Sc., (A. i cultur':i Superintendena, in ":gol.i'n " nJournal of Agri cidtUrO. ') .__--- I..,ts of.the Nhill farm compe Tihs for 1913 are ecrewirh submit tite, and the opportunity. is talken of tod' tulating the Nhihl Agricultural coagz " its achievement in success Soel o'g.unisig and carrying out thir full g .scutiOv annual iarm compe teen e'lie number of entries (54) tltions. I" . a_, "o' for this year was the highest received du.ring the whole of the period under revio@UE OF COMPETITJIDNS. There can be no.o doubt that the far coiipetltions conducted by the socity during the past thirteen years society e ,roductue. of a vast amnlount of agood? bi, only to the individual colpetiorts. and to thlie farniers of theo ic?nly but also thoese competitins asre hadl an undoubted influence on the farming praetice, of the wheat areas of the State.~~ Tofe otapieti.ions create a spirit of elulation and friendly rivalry betwi-een ibe ar.o...
BUTTERMILK FOR LAYING HENS [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
BUTTERMILK FOR LAYING HENS rm here is still a good deal to be learnt about the economic disposal o0 food products which may otherwise be wasted, or, at best, turned to very lttle profit. A series of experimnents in America wnith buttermilk, in the course of a trial of tle effect of aim mal food upon pullets, suggest that, compared with beef scraps or green bone, or no animal mlatter at all, but termilk is of considu.rable value for the encourlagement of laying. Dairy far ueres and othlers will do well to take note of this. Y or the purposes of the investiga tion five lots of twenty-five pullets were tested. All had whole grain and dry mash supplied. No. I had its animal food in the form of buttermilk, given as drink, as this came easily out first, both in tile nurmuber of eggs pro cduced from October 1st to April SUds, when the experiment was discontinued, and in thl cost, of: feeding per dozen eggs. Thoe total eggs wore 2040t , or an average of 81.6 in seven monlths, and the cost p...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 31 March 1914
MOIDDERN MEDICINE. If any man in sickness squlirms, ?-i doctotr oomes and talks of germs :ndt quotes somne LaZtin verbs, and says iat, there on all fours, and eat somie grass ,and herbs. 'iThe doctors have such freakish cures that man by preference endures his sickness while e dcan; i1he'll nurse his bruises and his galls in soli tude, Where he recalls asis good, okl fashiaonedL plan. in olden days-alas, they're sped !--the sick man could re main ihr bed and groan and kick withl zesit; t·ho doctor came and gave him dope, and said: "You'll soon be well, 1 hope, but whant you need is rest!" Ah, yes, my friends, in by-gone dim., the sawbones, with his skill sublime, wonkuld order rist and peace; but now' hlie teeters to your oouch and says you are a lazy slouch, and orders elbow grease. "Get out of that," he stern ly cries, to him who's sick, "take ex ,rci·so! Go out and climb a - Live in a tent, sleep on the grass.! out the sulphuir and blue mass! Go busy as can be!" I like.the eld-ti...
LAW RELATING TO NEWSPAPERS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
LAW RELAT1NG -TO NEWSPAPERS. 1 Subscribers who do ncti give expres s notice to the contrary are considered as wish ing to CoNTINUE their subscription 2. If subscribers order the. discontinuance of their periodicals, the publisher may con tinue to send them until AREEARS are paid 3. If subscribers refuse or neglect to take periodicals from the office to which they are directed, they are RESPONSIBLE until they have settled their bills, and ordered the periodicals to be discontinued 4. If subsonrbers remove to other places without informing the publishers, and the papers are sent to their former direction, the subscribers are responsible 5. The courts have decided that " refusing to take periodicals from the office or removing or leaving them uncalled for is prima facia evidence of intentional FRAUD 6. If subscribers pay in advance for a periodical, they are bound to give NOTICE to the publisher, at the end of the time, that they do not wish to continue taking it, other wise the publis...
Port Fairy Telephone Bureau [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
Port Fairy Telephone Bureau Day service 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed on. Sundays, Christmas Day, and Good 'Friday. 'On other holidays open from 9 aPm. till 12 noon and 6'p.nttlliS p.m. STATIONS AND CHARGES. Town. Mileage. -First 3 Each addi. mine. tional 3 mine; Allainsford 29 Sd 6d Camperdown 68 is 9d Colas 94 l1 4d is Cape Nelson 52 is. 9d Crossley 11i 2d 2d Cadgee. 32 Sd 6d Dennington 18 3d 3d Franilingham 3d 8d 6d Garvoc 46, S8 6d Geelong .143 ls 10d is 4d Bamilton 91 les 4d Is Hexham 72J l 44 is Heywood 60 ls 9d Hawkeedale 28- Sd: Sd Illowa 18 3d 3d Kentbruok* 71 is 97 Kirkstall 1 18 3d Koroit 11 2d 2d Warrnambool 21 4d 3d Yambuk 12 2d 2d Mt Gambier 107 sla 10d I 4d Narrawong .34 8d 6d Nelson 88 18 4d is -Panmure 39g Sd - 3d Portland- 44 8d Cd Penahurat 71 le Sd 49ra j 8d s d Tyrendrae+ '27" Sd " 6d ad 6d daretdarraE :21 4 3d a-ier ad6i 1ne r Dh, anmle pereo thin a ra9dius of one `indl 84
Belfast Shire Council. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
Belfast Shire Council. Province Western : Members - Hons W Manifold, IEdward James White, Member-Mr J F. Duffus, M.L.A. Created Shire 8th December, -1863. Area - 201 square miles. Population - 2000. .Number of Dwellings-=570. Value aton - £51,045 for 1910-11; £51,375 for 1911 - 12. Rate - is 4d in the Pound tor 1912 - 13. . Bevenue £4,806 for 1911-12. Number of Assessments 900. Rater ayeri. in Rate Book - 762 Voters' Roll 684 President's allowance, £30 Loans--Ac 1 ".£3300; Sinking Fund Kirkstall Ridine. -P; J. Wall, Crossley retires August, 1916; Jeremiah Mahoney, Crossley, retires August, 1914; Daniel Lane, Killareusy, retires August, 1915. Moyne Riding- T. Sommerville*, Rosebrook retires August. 1916; Walter Riddell, Rose brook, retires August, 1914; Thos. Car mody, Kirkstall, retires August, 1915. Yambuk Riding-James Dyson, St Helens, retires August, 1916; `James I)'Inerney, Yambuk,.retires august 1914; Daniel Car roll, Yambuk, retires August,-1915. * These gentlemenhave occupied...
The Young Guard. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
The Yourng Guard. In connection with the universal mili tary training in the Port Fairy centre, the officer has issued the following list of parades for the present year - Cadets 14 years, 1st and 3rd Fridays in each month Cadets 15 years, 1st and 3rd Mondays in each month. Cadets 16 years, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays in each month. Cadets 17 years, 1st and 3rd Wednes day in each month. Voluntary Night Drills. Cadets 14 years, 2nd and 4th Fridays in each month. Cadets 15 years, 2nd and 4th Mondays in each month Cadets 16 years, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays in each month. Cadets 17 years, 2nd and 4th Wednes days in each month.
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
PORT FAIRIY -POSTOFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. Melbourne .. Geelong .. . I Colac... .. .. Daily;ati12.501p.m Warruambool and 10 p.m. Koroit . - T.P.O. Daily, at 12.50'p.m 3.30 p.m.. (Thura Hamilton . day and Friday ex cepted) andIlOp.m J Thuraday~t Byaduk ... ... Thrsdy. Macarthur. - Broadwater ... . Daily, atj3.30p.n. Orford .. . Koroit .. Crossley . ... illarney ... Daily at 3.30 .p.m) Port;Fairy North ..: Portland .. .-. Narrawong .., I Sundays, Tuesdays Tyrendarra . .. and Thursdays, at Codrington .. .. 10 p.m. Yambuk ... MAILS ARRIVE. Melbourne .- 12.45a.m. and 3.5 J p.m. daily. :T.P.O. .. 3.50 p.m.daily. Geelong w ' " Daily, at 12.45 a.m. Colao,, . and 3.50 p.m. Colao -. ... Warrnambooi: ..; 12.45 a.m. and 3.50 p.m. daily. Daily, at.11.45 a.m. Soroit.., '. . 3.50 p.m. a~ndd12.45, a.m. -Hamilton Daily 1215 p.m., }JFriday and Satur. day, 12.45 a.m. Byaduk... lroadwater" Daily, at 12.15m p. 1)rford . - 3rosley ... Killerney .ay . Rosebrook . Daily.at 11.45 a.m Port Fairy North ... Portlan...
YAMBUK. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
YAMBUIK. The opening of the public hall- will take place next month, probably about the 1st. Mr Duffus, M.L.A., has promised to attend on the date appointed and open the building. At night a concert and fancy dress ball will take place. A. wedding of local interest will take place after Easter, the young couple being Miss Mary Carroll, of Green Hills, Codrington, and Mr W. Ryan, farmer, Yambuk.: SA dance in aid of the ball funds was held last Priday night.. It was well attended., about 40 couples being present. The misic and supper. were good. A clear profit- of £2 10s resulted from the affair. . The-directors of the local butterfactorjry have decided not to take shares in the Western District Co-operative Produce Co. Mr Bert Hockley, a couple of night's ago met with an accident through his horse falling. He was yarding sheep at Mr Fish's-and was returning home. He was lying on the road for some time, until he was discovered. His injuries were only skin ones and bruises. Mrs Thos. B...
Important [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 2 April 1914
Impotrtant Oonoerning some. parts of ..the dis' itrict news comes bbutseldom. - This is not the fault of the Editor, for he-has no miraculous power of knowing what is happening in all the area of circula tion., It isa the fault of, residents in the silent -places. :-Will some man or woman take.. the :aattern i-hand and oausee the ailence to cease ? If no one else is doing -it for. your district will YOU .try: on these-lineas Send ac counts oft public -and :social- events in your township or. neigborhood, esuch as weddings, -deaths, : accidents, concerts, matters touching the industries, etc. Write your- namein " some corner; not for printing, but for good faith. Write the names of- persons very distinctly. Do not bother about grammar or spelling; it is '-the> Editor's work to look after -these trifles. The -arest skeleton is enough. Write on- one side of the paper- only - Give infor mation, but let criticism alone. Knowledge is power. -Your pathway smoothed. When in doubt; troubl...