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"Even Betting." MR. W. M. HUGHES' TIP. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 24 July 1914
"Even Betting." MR. W. M. HUGHES' TIP. Mr. W. M. Hughes, Attorney General in the Fisher Government; passed through Traralgon yester day morning bn his return from Sale. On the platform at the rail way station, he made a 'few brief remarks on the political situation to three individuals. One gentle man said this was going to be a keen contest. "Yes," said Mr. Hughes, "it will be very keen. If I were bet ting on.It I Ivould lay off, so that I should hot lose whichever side won. It will bt a close contest." Mr. Hughes also. said that the two sides seemed evenly balanced. The Liberals had been in power for some time, and it was possible that the pendulum would swing a little to the Labor side. A one per cent. 'gain would do it. He explained that he was not referring to Gippsland, but to the whole Commonwealth. Mr. Hughes also said that he was surprised that the Liberal go vernment did hot go to the coun fry on some big question, such as the Land Tax or the Maternity Bonus, instead of su...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 24 July 1914
Wioods' Great Peppermint Cure, For Coughs and Cllda, never fails, rs 6d S4t o??ng special Bargains to be Thrownrt - - Out on . SAT8RAY, JULY 25. * Blankets, White, full double-bed, all wool, 27s 6d; Sale Price, 17s 10d pair Blankets, Grey, single-bed, 15s Gd; Sale Price 10s 3d pair Flannelette, White and Cream, heavy and warm, 1 74d yard; Sale Price, 4s 3d doz. - Galatea, strong and heavy make, 6)d; Sale Price, 2s 1ld doz 25s. Dresses. 35s. A Dress made to Order, of the Latest and most Fashionable Materials, in Donegals, Cheviot, Serges, Etc. Making, Lining, Trimming, Etc. 25s Complete.T35s Complej Do Not Miss This Opportunity. Ball Fringe, all colors, suitable for Table Covers and Curtains, 7gd; Now lPd yard. Women's Tweed Coats, warm and good, 22s Sd; Special Sale Price, 12s 6d each. Children's Tweed Coats, all sizes, lOs 6d, 12s 8d; Sale Price, 4s 11d each Women's Tweed Robes, one-piece Dresses, lOs .6d, 12s 6d; Sale Price, 6s 11d each Odd Lot Infants Pinafores to be Cleared at i...
ONLY SIX DAYS! GET ON THE ROLL. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 24 July 1914
ONLY SIX DAYSI -0 GET ON THE ROLL. After to-day only six days re main during which those who have reached the age of 21 years may have their names placed on the Federal rolls, which will be used in connection with the forthcoming election. Those whose names are not on rthe rolls by July 30, or who have failed to send in claims claims that will reach the elec toral registrar for the electoral subdivision in which they live be fore six o'clock on that evening, will not be entitled to vote.
MR. BENNETT AND MR. J. THOMAS. ALLEGED SLANDER. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 24 July 1914
MR. BENNETT AND MR. J. THOMAS. ALLEGED SLANDER. In a speech delivered by Mr. Bennett, at Hazelwood, on the 6th July, the " Morwell and Yinnar Gazette" reported him as follows: "Asked by Mr. Smith if he charged Mr. Thomas, the late Mi nister for External Affairs, with corruption regarding the Common wealth steamer, Mr. Bennett said, ' Yes, deliberately.' " In consequence of the state ments alleged to have been made at that meeting charging Mr. Thomas with corruption in regard to the steamer's purchase, that gentleman has instructed his soli citors to take action in the matter forthwith.
RIFLE SHOOT. WIN FOR ROSEDALE. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 24 July 1914
* RIFLE SHOOT. -0-...---- WIN FIOR ROSEDALE. Teams representing the Traral gon and Rosedale rifle clubs had a shoot on the Traralgon range yes terday. There were 13 men in each team, land the conditions were 14 shots at 300 yards. The local team rdrove the visitors to to the range, and provided re freshments in the afternoon. The visitors won by 16 points, E. Ham (Trarangon) making the top score. Details: Rosedale. E. Kenyon, 60; J. Ridgeway, 59, Brown, 58; Marney, 56; W. King, 55; Pendlebury, 52; J. Pen dlebury, 51; I. Pendlcbury, 46; Cox, 45: H. Rice, 44; J. Rice. 42; E. Watts, 39; Ayres, 39. Total 646. Traralgen. E. Ham, 62; J. White, 62; J4 Drane, 58; J. Robinson, 58; E. Cobbledick, 54; J. Mapleson, 49; B. Coates, 48; W. Chenhall, 47; B. Dunbar, 44; J. Kink, 43; H. Ham, 41; J. Phillips, 42; C. H. Welch, 22. Total, 630.
WEDDING. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 24 July 1914
WEDDING. Yesterday afternoon, at St. James' Church, a pretty wedding was celebrated, when the rector united in the bonds of matrimony Mr. George Kent, of Dalyston, and Miss Amanda Fick, of Callignee, the youngest daughter of Mr. George Fick, of Traralgon. The bride, who was given away by her father, Wore the usual nup tial robes and icil, the latter being caught at the top with a Aprig of orange blossom. Miss Myrtle Har man was bridesmaid, and Mr. C. Fick, brother of the bride, was best man. The wedding breakfast was ser ved in Mr. Gilbert's dining room, and was a happy affair. The cus tomary toasts were honored with enthusiasm. Mr.'and Mrs. Kent left Traral gon by the evening train for Mel bourne to spend the honeymoon, and in due course will take up their residence at Dalyston.
THE TELEPHONE. TRARALGON EXCHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
THE TELEPHOtlNE. TRARALGON EXCHANGE. r Dr Hagenauer 2 Dr. McLean 3 Mr. Challman 4 T, B. Little & Co. 5 Christensen & Bawc'en 0 G. H. Marsh 7 Layton Bros. 8 L. Lay 9 W, A. Claik to THE JOURNAL (W. Chappeil). ti Whittake: Bios. I- J. English 13 Shire Hall .. J, D. Campbell i5 S. Milligan 16 .Robert -Farmer i7yNurseMiller i8 Gipp'sland Trading Coy. i9 F. L. Grubb, jar. 2o Mathieson and Davis 21X P. Dunbar 22 Co-operative Store 23 T. G Cobbledick 24 T. H. Row 25 Serjeant and Bruce 26 A. M'Ltan and Co. 27 G. H. Monds 28 Grand Junction Hotel 29 Railway Station 30 Savings Bank. . 31 Butter Factory 32 Police Station. 33 National Bank 34 Pentland and Canfield. 35 C. E. Clarke. 36 Clerk of Courts 37 " The Record" (J W. Guest). 38 A. J. Trood. 39 F. Peiper 40 F. Grubb 41. J. Robinson. 42 R. F. Webb 43. W.,Christensen and Co. 44. R. Widdis. 45. Rev. W. J. T. Pay. 46 Picone 47 W. M'Donald #8 H. Campbell
ROSEDALE SHIRE COUNCIL. TUESDAY, JULY 21. Engineer's Report. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
ROSEDALE. SHIRE COUNCIL. TUESDAY, JULY 21. Engineer's Report ! - I have the honor to report as fol lows: The heavy rain durig the past fortmnght has been the means of temporarily delaying a number of the contracts. Most of the con tractors, however, have their work well in hand. Contractor Bridges 1 has completed his two waterholes all- but a little fencing, when an inrush of water prevented further work. A temporary fence has been erected and the permanent work will now 'have to stand over until the summer. During the last week several portions of the shire have been in flood, but so far as I have been. able to ascertain, very little da mage has been done to the roads: The main Gippsland road, between I the bridges at Rosedale, has been inundated to a- depth of 3 feet, and all motor traffic and travel-. ling sheep has been blocked. Pe destrians have been carted acrossI in a cart by the council's dayman. ' "I have inspected and taken levels of the tlrain ht the rear iof the Ex chang...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
AT H H . W. BOND'S Stirring Bargains. All Winter Goods to *** be Absolutely Cleared Out. We'are NOT Closing up and Clearing Out. We are Going to Stay Right Here, & Give You Unbeatable Value 'AAss Unb Always. H. DPW. BROND, GENERAL DRAPER, TRARAILGON. For Bronchial Coughs, take Woods' Great Peppermint Cure is 6d Your Eyes need attention. I Do not neglect them Consult R. A Williams. Oualified Op tician at A. H. CROSS's,'Tra ralgon Bazaar and General Newsagency. Wise's Post Office Directory OF ALL VICTORIA, 1914. 'I'HIS iell known an,. notable work, I which is now published, is sold and ciroulated not oniy throughout Victoria, but has estensive sale in New South Wales, Queensland, West Australia, Scuth Austral. a, Tasmania, New Zcaland, and also in Great Britain and America. It is the only directory sold beyond its own State, and is far and away th- fullest and best D)ireotorjy of Victoria, while at the satne time it is reliable and correct. It contains the names in every town ...
MORWELL SHIRE COUNCIL. WEDNESDAY, JULY 22. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
0MORWELL SHIRE COUNCIL. -o- WEDIESDAY, JULY 22. Presentl Councillors Edney (pre-. sident). Heesom, Scanlon,- Rad burn, Latter, English, Falla, Daly, M'Donald; Duinbar, Buckle'. i Correspondence. From Country Roads Board, stating that the Railway depart ment have reduced the rate for carriage on road making mater lals.-Received. From Country Roads . Board, stating that approval -has .been'gi ven to the ticceptance of the tender "of. Billinsley.'. &lt;Bros... for work on the Moc-Mdrwell road.-Atten dea to. " From Country. Roads Board, asking that the engineer submit a sketch. plan of the proposed devia tion of main Gippslanid road, bet-' ween- the Morwell bridge and Davey's sheep yards.-Engineerto attend. From Country Roads Board, forwardijg plan showing dcviation Pn the 'Boolarra road, and asking if the councl -hac anly obejctionis to th~. propo~sal,--Rceived. . From Country Roads Ioard, in: reply to :a letter from Mr. J. Grant, that the survey of Boolarra to- Welahpool road ...
LABOR'S FIGHTING PLATFORM. FEDERAL ISSUES. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
LABOR'S FIGHTING PLAT FORM. --o-- FEDERAL ISSUES. The. distmnctlvely Labor propo sals which Mr. Fisher submitted at Bundaerg may be roughly divi ded Into two classes; those which are admirable, but Impracticable, and those which are practicable and injunrious. What kindly mor tal would not. lilke to see every widowed mother supplied'with-mo ney sufficilent for the wholesome upbnringing of her 4hildrtin? Where is there a globe trotter who woula not gladly sail In Mr. Fisher's ocean greyhounds which are to be so swift, ~o luxunrious, so ciheap? Which of us that travelled here mn Australia would riot be' glad to see his uniform gauge from Perth to Townsville ? What father would not1 be pleased to pomint otit to anAus- i trahan navy, and say: "We built that, as we developed the Nor thern Territory, erected our poli cat capital, and created our army out of current revenue?" Mr.Fishr opened his Bunda berg tseech with a sneer at the la -ish eicpenditure of the Cook Mi mnstr,j his surplus h...
Railway Smoke Night. SPEECHES AND MUSIC. MR. TUDOR, M.P., AND THE GENERAL PRESIDENT. PRESENT. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
Railway Smoke Night. SPEECHES AND MUSIC. MR. TUDOR, M.P., AND THE _GENERAL PRESIDENT. - PRESENT. The annual gathering -of 'the .imembers of the- Tfaralgon branch of the- Railway Employees' Union was held in the mechanic's' hall on Friday night. Mr. J. Piice, the president of the branchi, presided,. and'occupying seats near him.were Mr. Tudor; M.P., Minister for Cus tomns in the Fisher Government, Mr. R oberts~-; the general pre sident of the brarnch, and Mr. A. J. Bain, the president of the Tra. ralgon branch of the P.L.C.-There was a large attendance, -including many not employed in:the railways. The cateringhad beenr placed in the hands of Mr. Atwood. - The-chairman extended a hearty welcomne to all, and said he hoped there would be many more'such gatherings. He also..said that the one object was .to strengthen the uniofi, by inducing tho'se still out side the union to join. - After the loal itoast had been honored, The chairman moved: " That the Railway Employees Union congratula...
TOONGABBIE WIN. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
TOONGABBIE: WIN. ---o-- The return footbah match bet ween Toongabbie and Glengarry was played on the ground of the latter. Toongabble won by 7 points The local team were strengthened by the inclusion of several Tra ralgon players. Both teams pla yed well, and the slpectators had some good football. J. Fitz. patrick umpired the ga e. In the first quarter the ToongabLic play ers ran all over their opponents. Glengarry pulled up mI the secona quarter, and were only two points behind at halt time. Toongabbio again had far the best of the third quarter, and Glengarry made up a bit of their deficit in the last term but Toongabbie won by seven points. Frank Ande: son, Allan Kiing, and Mi. Bermingham were best play ers'on the ground. The three La mont brothers also did good work. for Glengarry. Toongabbie and Cowwarr have each won three games in the Fisher trophy.
QUOITS. ANOTHER WIN FOR TRARALGON. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
- QUOITS. -- ANOTHER WIN EOR TRARAL GON. A further match was pla yed on Saturday between the Tra ralgoii and Railway clubs. The former won by 80 points. There was a good ,attendance of specta tors, and the ]adi~s again provi ded refreshments. Owiug to the death of Mrs. Pyc. the wife of a railway emplidyee ,the proceedings were quiet. The following are the detailed scores: Trarargon. Arthur Wigg, 1; Mel. Saunders, 25; F. Grubb, 25; W. Pentland: 25, Handley, 25; N. Saunders, 25; Williams,. 25; Cross 25; Drane, 25; A. Wigg, 25.-Total, 226. Railways. I)c Me lcdici) 25; layley, 18; (jrr, 20; Mlackliy, 19; .Gilt?, 21; Burge, 2; Muir, 11;. Scmidt, 10; Foley 11; !White, - 9.-Total,. 146.
TRARALGON RACING CLUB. ANNUAL MEETING. BRIGHT PROSPECTS. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
.?... - TRARALGON RACING CLUB. ----o ANNUAL MEETING. BRIGHT PROSPECTS. The annual meeting of the Tra ralgon Racing Cldb was held at the Grand Junction hotel on Sa turday evening. The president (Cr Whittakers) occupied the chair. .,There were also present: Messrs. Robinson, C. Clarke, W. M. Bruce, J. D. Campbel, T. Cosgriff Ru therford, B. Dunbar, J. Morgan, Pickett, R. Dowling, R. Farmer, 1. Marsh, A. Dunbar, T. Powell, L. Maher, H. Campbell, T. Stand ing, Meek, D. J. Weekes, Peter Dunbar and Dr. Hagenauer. The secretary read the balance .sheet. Receipts. -. James Fithie money lent on inrtgage £500, 104 debentures at £5 £520 Donations to racecoursefun I £2, grazing fees £28 12s rd, 8' members an I smaller subscribers £93 l!;s, gate inoney January meeting £101 19s ,d, April meeting £94 18s 6d, bookmakers January £31 10s, April t22 is, publicans booth January £13 10s, April 18. refreshlment booths £6 7s, nomination amlnd .accepts January £52 O10s,April c34 Ss, sale of booths Jan ulary...
FOOTBALL. BAIRNSDALE V. TRARALGON [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
FOOTBALL. --0-- BAIRNSDALE V. TRARALGON Thursday next will, as far as the Traralgon Football Club -is con cerned, see the finish of the North Gippsland Association competi tion,~ the local team playing the Bairnsdale on tthe show grounds. The committee with a view of se curing a good team for next year, are giving a trial to some promis ing town juniors, realising that the more local lads are playing the better the opportumnity of getting: the team together fbr systematic practice, which has "not always been possible this year, owing to the team being selected from awide, and scattered area. The match on Thursday will have little interest as far as the premiership is concerned, but it will at least decide whether Tra ralgon shall be last' or share the honor with Bairnsdal'. Consequen tly a gobd game; is" apnticippted, and Traralgon are very hopeful of breakig the Ice. The Traralgon team will be as follows: 1, T. Milligan; 2, Rowley; 3, Rice; 4, D. Ryan; 5, Onley; 6, M. Bermingham; 7...
HOW TO ENCOURAGE FARMING. TO THE PRIMARY PRODUCER. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
HOW TO ENCOURAGE FARM, ING. TO THE PRIMARY PRODUCER. Do you know that the country interests are. being sacrificed to those of 'the metropolis, and it so, do you 'not think that some steps ought to be taken to counteract the political influence of,.the peo ple of M?elbourne? Action should be taken at once, as every month's delay will result in the pohcleal interests of the centre becoming relatively stronger, and more dif ficult to overcome. The Gbvernment Year Book shows that in the census decade which ended in 1911, this State only increased its population by 10 per cent. Unsatisfactory as this this small increase is, when cen sidered -as a whole it is very much worse when considered in detail. The county of Bourke alone secured an increase of 99,378, and the other 36 counties only 11,80S, whilst the shipping population in creased by 2,542. These figures reveal a most un healthy condition of affairs, and should receive the immediate at tention of those who wish the State to prosper...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
The Gippsland ancu iNorcner Co-operatlve Sell.ng Company, Limited begs to advise its numer ous clients throughout Gippsland that it has made arrangements for conducting sales ot Carcase Meat (Vealers and Porkers). Thc first sale wil be held on Friday, the 24th July, and every FIriday there atter. The company will be pleasecdl it nltendnmg consigners will write for labels..-Advt. For Chillren's Hacking Cough at Night, Woods' Great P'eppermiint Cure, ls 6d(1 A dance will .bc held at Upper I:lynn's Creek on Thursday even ing, 30th July. - " o pecial .. B gIn to be TGhrowvn ~P~ e PsOuto ::) SATUREAY, JULY 25. Blankets, White, full double-bed, all wool, 27s 6d; Women's Tweed Coats, warm and good, 22s Gd; Special Sale Price, 17s 10d pair Sale Price, 12s 6d each. 'Blankets, Grey, single-bed, 15s Gd; Children's Tweed Coats, all sizes, 10s 6d, 12s 6d; Sale Price 10s 3d pair Sale Price, 4s 11d each Flannelette, White and Cream, heavy and warm, . Women's Tweed Robes, one-piece Dresses, 10s 6d,...
TRARALGON STATE SCHOOL HIGHER ELEMENTARY EDUCATION. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
TRARALGON STATE SCHOOL HIGHER ELEMENTARY EDU CATION. The Traral'gon - school commit tee is perhaps the most active body in the town, and,the mem bers take great interest in the school, a'nd the education of the rising generation. After persis tent effdrts, the committee were successful in inducing the depart ment to establish sloyd and cook ery classes at the school, and the old school building will shortly be removed, and re-erected on the site adjoining,'the school, to pro vide the necessary accommoda tion for the classes. The school committee has also succeeded in having the school made a higher elementary school. At the last meeting of the committee, held over a week Ago, a letter was re ceivect from the department, sta ting that the request could not be granted, as it would involve considerable expense in new build ings. The chairman (Councillor Pettit) was deputed to wait on the Minister of Education (Mr. T. Livmngsfon) and explain that the departmenb was evidently under a mis...
TELEPHONE TRUNK LINE RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 28 July 1914
TELEPHONE ThUNIT LINE RATES. 8 main. each add. 3 min Morwell ... 2d ... 2d Glengarry ... 2d ... 2d Toougabbie ... 2d ... 2d Moe .... 3d ... 3d Cowwarr ... 3d ... 3d Bosedale ... 3d ... 3d Flynn's Creek. 3d ... 3d Trafalgar ... 4d ... 3d Yarrsagon . 6d ... 5d Sale ... 6d ... 5d Walhalla ... 6d ... Maffra ... 8d ... 6d Heyfield ... 8d ... 6d Newry ... 8d ... 6d Tinamba ... 8d ... 6d Warragul ... 8d ... Id Yarram ... 114 ... If