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HOPES DASHED [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

HOPES DASHED It was a bitter!# cold night, and tho traveller had just drawn his flask from his x>ockot Vlien tlio train stopped at a littlo country station and tlio door op ened. . "ickots please," said tlio collec tor with a longing look at tlio flask. "Oo, aye," observed tlio traveller as ho'fumbled in his pockets. "Wull yo talc' a nip?" Tlio ticket-collector looked up a lid down, and as tlid coast seemed cloar ho remarked that ho did not mind if ho did. Tlio traveller handed him'his ticket. "Talc' it oot o' that then," was nil Tic said, and ho transferred his attention to tlio flask.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE UNSTABLE SEA. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

THE UNSTABLE SEA. JLiMta Nellio had just had lior first dip iu tho briny. did you lilco it, dcario?" asked her rnotherj as she fastoned tho little five year old's frock. Milly glared at tho sparkling sea with much annoynneo. "I didn't liko it ut all mother," sho replied coldly. "I Hat on a wavo anii wout -through."

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
APPEAL TO LANDOWNERS. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

APPEAL TO LANDOWNERS. Tbf Minister of Lands has issued the foljowing appeal to owners of" land throughout tlio State to con sider seriouslj, for the benefit of returned soldiers, the question >'of devoting selected portions of their properties to farming on a shares sysceui. Remembering that these soldiers have made such great sacri fices, and have risked their lives in the defence of oar personal, family and national interests, we in this favored land should acknowledge and honor the claim thny have oh us. The landowner in this way has the opportunity of showing,a gen erous and patriotic spirit. He could in most instances provide the land, the working plant and the homo. He would benefit by the labor of the returned soldier. The shares agreement would provide for an equitable division of the returns. The soldier without means would thus bo able to enter on an active occupation after a long or short period of enforced idlenoss. He would uot have to provide capital or plant, but m...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TEMPERATE AND THRIFTY RUSSIA. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

TEMPERATE AND THRIFTY 5 RUSSIA. Thcro now stories in IVtrograd qf "food rioting" in Moscow, to J -curi'io hero to find out wliotlier they on true, (writes the London ''Daily Mail" correspondent). This is what appears to have hap pened. For ii few days thcro was a scarcity of meat and eggs, caused I believe, by tho difficulty in M/curing trucks for their carriage from the country to tho towns. That difficulty was partly due to the military needs of tho moment, which hOoU'Tjeeaino lesn ncute; pnrtly to tho unpatriotic greed of certain j)urveyor.s. At ono of tho .Moscow markets there was a good deal of complaining. A police officer was rent to address tho complainant!?. lie wa;i a man who had mado many friends, anion;; all elast-e.s by his humane and even kindly tem per, but unhappily ho lost his head, lie talked to tho crowd in a manner which they resented, lie told thorn that in war time food was bound to bo dourer; that prices would probably riso still higher. An old woman bou notod...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EAT ONIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

EAT ONIONS. Eight-persons out of every ten eat too much, una thereby die too early." pen-'ona out of every tea eat too uiuch meat, and thereby auffor in health and pocket. Ami nowadays ten persons out of svery ion,for linaucial if not for stomachic reasons, are searching for a substi tute for meat. The .aubatitute ia— onions. Like other things they uro dearer now, bat ure still from oue tifth to one-aeventh tho price of mflut. Anil, note this, 71b of onions are worth in food value—that is, iu nutriment and auataining power— lljlb of meat. Yoa can pay 11a 3d for meat or 9d for onions,and in the latter yon hare all the food value there ia in the former. Regular onion oatera tarely, if ever, fall ill from infectious diaeaaea, and they are singularly immune from prac tically all ailmentB, Ouiona, too,are a good specific for the complexion. They should be boiled wholo in milk, drink the latter, or steamed, and eaten with bread und butter and cheese. Then they m ike a Batisfy ing aim nutr...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
QUERY FOR VON TIRPITZ [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

QUERY FOll VON TJRP1TZ Wc don't know your present address, Tirpy, old sport, so wo tints publicly approach you with n conundrum. You will laugh 1 AVhy are Sir John Jcllicoc s submarines causing yours such trouble. Givo it up? liecntfao E is belter than U! Soo?

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT IS WANTED. CONDITIONS OF ENLISTMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITION ARY FOROIfiS. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT 18 WANTED. CONDITIONS OK BNUSTMKNT. ' Ago 18 to 4li yours Minimum Height ... C foet 2 inchos Cheat Measurement ... J10 incline PorHons dosiring lo enlist should apply at tho nearest Town Hull. 8hirn flail, Drill Hull or Renmiting Depot, where arrangements will bo made (or inedioal examination. Persons who tiro i-onsidored suitable will be granted freo railway tiekot< to tho metropolis (or filial medicul examination imd enlistment. RATKS OF PAV PBR BAY. After Embarkation Prior to (Including Embarkation deferred pay) Lieutenant 15/ 21/ Sergeant 10/ 10/0 Corporal ' 9/ 10/ Private 61 ft/ SKPAHATION ALLOWANCE. Separation allowance will bo paid to married men who are receiving less than 81 per diiv. bat mich allowance will not exceed tho amount necessary to make up the difference between thoir dally rate of pay mid 81 por day. Bubjaet to this limitation tho ainonntg payable are a* follows:— (a) For wife livincr at hom...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE RAILWAYS. Leave Cressy for— [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

THE RAILWAYS. Leave Crensy for— Monday—Oolac 7.20 d.m., return ing 12.20 p.m. Ballarat 1 p.m., re turning 8 p.mt Melbourne, 6 p.m. Tuesday—-Oolao 7,20 a.m , return, ing 12.20 p.m. Ballarat 6 a.m., re-, turning 8 p.m. Melbourne 0 p.m Wednesday—Ballarat 6 a.m., re taming 2.30 p.m. Oolao 3.15 p.m., returning 9,45 p.m. Melbourne, 6 p.m. :'V" Thntsday—Ballarat 6 a.m.,return ing 2.30 p.m. Oolac, 7.20 a.m. and 3.15 p.m.) returning 12.20 p.m. and 9.45 p.m. Melbourne 8 p.m Friday—Ballarat 6 a.m., return ing 8 p.m. Melbourne, 6 p.m. ! Saturday—Oolao 7.20a.m., relnm ing 12.20 p.m. Ballarat 1 p.m.. returning 8.30 p.m. Melbourne, 6 p.m.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

Western Plains Farmers' Co operative Society, Ltd, Cressy. Have everything replete and com plete for the Harvest season on the Plains. Agents for FARMERS' & SETTLERS' CO OPERATIVE INSURANCE CO., Of Australia, Ltd. (Registered by the State Government of Victoria.) who are prepared to accept all classes of Insurance Risks at Lowest Rates. Will also Receive WHEAT At Cressy, Werneth, Duverney and Berrybank Stations for Louis Dreyfus & Co One of the four Agents appointed by the Government for season 1915-1916. Complete arrangements tor receiving same tas been made, and they will guarantee satisfaction. Special Valu« in Harvest Oils, Twine, and all Harvest Re quirements. CHAS. D. ROSS Ma ger. DON'T Encouraee City Prin ters. They are no' cheaper and the work ' is no better than the Pioneer's. DON'T FORGET Wo keep a big stuff in the town* who upend their money with you. The Tramp Printer ia a bird of passage. Copying Books For Billheads, Memorandums and Letters turned out' c...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IMPORTANT. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 9 February 1916

IMPORTANT. Concerning some parts of the district news comes but seldom This is not Hip fault of the Editor, for he hiiB no miracnlous power of knowing wh;it is happening in all tho |iroa of circulation, It in the fault of residents in tho silent places Will Home man or woman take tho mailer in hand and cause the silence to ceass ? If no one else is doing it for your dial riot will 70U try on these linns ? Send accounts of public and srcial events in your township or neighborhood, such as weddiuus, dmtllis, aocidents.concorH, mailers touching the industries, etc. Write your name in some corner ; not for printing, but for good faith. Write tho names of persons very distinctly. Do not bother about Grammar or spelling; it is the Editor's work to look after tlies* trifles. The barest skeleton i« enouch. Write on on» side of the paper only. Give information, but let criticism alone.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

Western . Plains Farmers' Co operative Society, Ltd, Cressy. Have everything replete and com plete for the Harvest season on the Plains. Agents for FARMERS' & SETTLERS' CO OPERATIVE INSURANCE CO., Of Australia, Ltd. (Registered by the State Government of, Victoria.) who are prepared to accept all classes of Insurance Risks at Lowest Rates. Sfl# m i fi rn'Vi I' ' i ; ■ Will also Receive : WHEAT At Cressy, Werneth, Duveroey and Berrybank Stations for Louis Dreyfus & Oo One of the four Agents appoints by the,'Government for season 1916-1916. Complete arrangements for receiving same ras been made, and they will guarantee satisfaction. Special Valui in Harrest Oils, Tyrine, 4c., and all Harvest Re quirements, CHAS. D. ROSS Ma ger. DON'T Encourage City Prin ters. They are no cheaper and the woik in no better, than the Pioneer'*. DON'T FORGET We keep a big staff in the town, wbo spend their money with yon. The Tramp Printer is a bird of parage. Copying Books For Billheads,'...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IMPORTANT. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

IMPORTANT. Concerning some parts of the district news comes bat seldom. This is not the fault of the Editor, for he has no miraculous power of knowing what is happening in all the area of circulation. It !h the ■fault of rpsidenfs in the silent plocea Will some man or woman take the matter in band and cause the silence .to cease ? . If no one else is doing ft for yonr district will TOU try on thews lines ? Send- accounts of public and social events in your township or neighborhood, such as weddings, deaths, accidents,concerts, matters touching the industries, etc. Write your name in some corner ; not for printing, but for good faith. Write the names of persons very distinatly. Do not bother atout grammar or spelling; it is the Editor's work to look after these trifleg. The barest skeleton is enough. Write on one side of the paper only. Give information, but let criticism alone.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT IS WANTED. CONDITIONS OF ENLISTMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

AUSTRALIAN EXPHDITION ARY FORCES. EVERY MAN PHYSICALLY FIT IS WANTED. CONDITIONS or K»tI8TMKNT. Age 18 to 4G years Minimum Height ... 5 feat 2 inches Cheat Measurement ... 88 inohos Porsone desiring to online should apply at the - nearest Town Hall. Shir* HtA, Drill HaI! or RcoruUitig Depot, where arrangements will b« made (or tnedieal examination. Persons who Are considered suitable will be granted free railway ticket* to the metropolis (or final medical examination and enlistment. J m&TM or tat rn Vat. After Embarkation Prior t* (Including Embarkation deferred pay) -LieuUuaat 16/ . ill Serjeant 101 10/# Corpetkl if 10/ Private 6/ •/. tBMlMTIOM A1LOWAHC*. Separation allowance will be paid to married men who are receiving 1?bb than 8/ pir day, but such allowance will»not exceed the amount neoesnary to mtike.up the difference between their daily rate of pay and 8/per day. r; Subject to thin limitation the amount* payable aire as follow*;— . '. :; (a) For wife IS vine at home,...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ACTED WORSE THAN THE HORSE. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

ACTED WOIISE-TWAIN THE HORHE. . The old |>arty from the coun try and her,snail son were driving to town when a hugp motor-car bora down upon them. The horse Was badly frightened and began to prance, whereupon the old- lady, leaped .down and waved wildly to the chauffeur, screaming at the top of her vote*. Tb» cEaSeur stopped the1 car and offered to help to get the horse past. "That's all right," said the boy who remained composedly in the carriage, VI tan manage tl»e horse. You Just lead mother past." Good Cheshire cheese has 90 pet cent, of water, lMitnh '1»M, 41 pMi i csot.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BASUTOLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

BASUTOLANU. ■— f ■■ ' greatest authority on the Ba eutos and Dasutoland is in London. This is M. Kdouard Jacottet,. oi the Pari* Evangelical Missionary Society, who has spent the past -30 f*ajrs in Basutoland, and is now on furlough. The work of this society dates back to 10,33, when Moshesh, the greatest ■ of the B.asuto eliiufs. Invited missionaries of Paris tw, settle in his country, and from that ' day until his douth proved thuii" firm Iriend. In conversation with a. representative . of " The JJail.v Chro.nicle" M. Jacottet said that t«-day* between one-fifth and one • sixth p.f the population was Chris tian; the total population being wbout 403,111 natives and VvhHes. It was Moshesh who weld ed the various Buchunn.-i tribes in to a nation. . Tlie progress of the Basut0fi is extraordinary, not the least striking illustration of this being the genuine native literature which is developing. if. Jaaottet mentioned one young Uasuto who h*s written a little book in the' Besuato lang...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FOR WOMEN BEAUTY DON'TS. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

FGH WOMEN ClJy "Ajiilirohiiui") BEAUTV DO.VTS. Don't uso too much powder, or you will clog up tlio poros of your skin. I'owder should bo ineroly dusted over, the luce. Don't forget that neat gloves imd shoos malto amends to ,1 groat extent Tor u shabby dress. Don't wash your faeo in hard water. Soften t'lio water with ft little borax or lioino ont;neal sown up in a tliin muslin has Don't always part your hair in the fc,-uni' place if you are (jetting 011 in years. If you do tlio hair is apt to wear thin tit tlio parting. 'Don'fwcar your hair pushed strui^ht hack from tlio forehead if your fore head is 3iigh. Don't forget that a black lining to a hat lias a most softening eifoct. Don't woar shoes that aro tlio least hit down at heel. They aro fatal to a well dressed appearance.

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Midinettes' Wager. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

HidinetUs' Wafer. Fer * bet six nu(lin»tt.es belonging to a wcll-koewn Paris dressmaking establishment have cut out and made *. fashionable dress during a journey ot twenty- minutes in a "tube". train. TV* 4resa «^< of pink ckiflon, Mil rttntigned In th« latest style with draped tunic and lavish ornamentation. The design was only submitted to the midinottcji as tiiey got into the train. As soon aa the train b«%ran to move the aix girla fell to work. 'Uhtjr had drawn np a Very {elabo rate schedule beforehand, <imd each had her particular task set out. One at them mad* one sleeve, an other, the other, another the bodice, ■tnd the-fourth the skirt, while the fifth nod eixUi put on the hooka fcnd eyen and attached tho trim mings. , • As the conductor called out the name of the lost station but one. on the tw'ent<y minutes' journey the dress was all b.ut finished. Half-way through the last tunnel the final ■titch was jput in, and as the train drew up " at...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CUSTOMS AND THIER ORIGIN. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

CUSTOMS AM) TIJ EI It ORIGIN. Why do widows worn* caps? This is ono of tlio things that, every ivoinsm does not know. It is not because-caps mako them look protty and interest ing. It is Ijccuu.su when tho Humans woro in England, they introduced I lir system of,'shaving your head as a sign of mourning. Of course, women could not let themsolvts bo soon , with- bald . lieuds, so they ;nado thomsolvos caps. So,. though tho hideous .custom has pusscd, fchq caps romain. . . Why. do, ladies break a bottle- of wine on the ship they an: christening? This is qnotjhcr of tlio tliingn that every woman docs not know; Init Uio real reason is enough to make their blood ■curdle. In tho days of sacrifice to tho yods, it was customary to got; some poor victim when it boat was being launched, and to cut. his throat over tho prow, so that his blood baptised it. . Why; do wo throw shoes a Iter'brides? Tho. reason is scarcely complimentary.. From timo immemorial it has been tlio -custom for palents to c...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Fed by a Shepherd's Dog. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

Fed by a Shepherd's Dog. —r One morning a Scottish shepherd went to inspect his flock among..the (Inimpion Hills. His litthj boy of four ycarB' old accompanied him. A mist began to rise, and tho Hhep herd hurried pn, leaving his little | l>oy at a spot where he said h« | would return to him. The fog grew deitmr, ud ■ dims Ume passed liofore the nhepherd had rounded hid (lock. . M'hea tie rcfciirno'J to look tor his child, be could not find him. lie called long and loud, hut there was no answer. Then he himself | lost his way, and not till the moon rose was he able to trace his way hoine. The little bey had not re turned, and all the next day his pxrentK searched in vain. His dog, on receiving the accustomed baa nock in the toornkig, scampered oB at full speed acroM the1 moor atad > was away all day. N«kt avoraiag the him thiaf, occurred. The fol lowing day tM ahepherd followed the dog, with the ceJte in his mouth, and watched him enter a care. When he came up, there was his ch...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MENTALISE YOUR MUSCLES. [Newspaper Article] — Cressy and Lismore Pioneer and Western Plains Representative — 16 February 1916

KiVl'AUHi: VOUI; Ml/.SOLi'ES. Meiitalise your musclOs. Uefy mono tony of movement. Control tlio motor zone m' your brain. Maintain tlio high est efiiciency an an individual, and Jivo to a healthful, "youthful, slender old ayt-," All these things aro pousiblo, according lo Mrs. Theodore Parsons (a well-known English expert in physical culture), if one properly applies the law ol' balance to daily living, and be comes " inuscularly virtuous." Obesity is an abnormal condition that caii lju balanced oil', she says, anil tlio " precocious idd age " of tho 20th cen tury can be postponed 25 years if ouo is willing to grow old gracefully, inus cularly as well as mentally. "A scientifically well-balanced wo man is a joy to herself and a blessing to the world," says Mrs. Parsons. "To bo scientifically well balanced really means physical, mental, and moral por fecl.ioii—and years of work. liufc mar vellous results can lie obtained by any woman in her own homo if alio is will-, ing to give tlO ...

Publication Title: Cressy And Lismore Pioneer And Western Plains Representative
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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