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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Speelal Adrartimmaati. NURSE SMYTH, CBJITIPIOATEB . LADIES' ISr'trjS3E, HAS Comfortable Accommodation for Ladies -A-T urias. tMnxasnD-A-Y's, and is prepared to attend I.adics in their own homes in Town or Country. KELVIKSIDS Boarding : Establishment. il.nlc Host, Shnrarock. and Tliislte Hotel) KONAitn STRiiHT. qi-i;axhi;van. Stsi Hit- ai iJiic. MoiSir;U Charges. Refreshments itf &!l Hours. J-:v?ry Convenience for '^- Good Sibling Acconnncdd ion. --^. HB3. J. lID-JfKAT, Proprietress. I tU QumUnn Header i§ ?'?' Who is it siieafcs of .U-fcat ? Mfr I I*!! yon a cause like- ours jfe.'. I- p-e.-ili.-r than ilcft.nl can !:imv ; | |j||r. It :s the j-tmxr of power, ! ] t» ' 'as'biiu l^*as'liii-Jj;ol.L-i1';il'|I''1'1 '' j M' ''''^'^''^AVC.SAl.^S.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Short Story. UNDER THE YELLOW FLAG. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Short Story. UNDER THE YELLOW FLAG. 'How are yon f Came round to have a talk — if you're not too busy.' The man to whom this remark was addressed brought down his foot from the ofifoe fable, aat up. and welcomed the new comc»-wrta a grip of the hand. * Sit down, old fellow ; glad to see you. You'll stay to tiffin P Khan Ali, pegs lao. Wilton, of the Telefrraph Department, did as he was told. Settled birawlf in a lonjr chair, placed his topee on the ground, and accepted the proffered cheroot. 1 Came in on business ; something to do, you know. Can't staid the 'Ions, long day.' , Kad enough in India, but it's a thousand times worse here. Got any ice f ' ' Sorry the new machine's smashed. These native fellows dou't understand working it. Goolzad has promised to got another op from Bombay if we will guar antee ia take a certain amount.' ' Ton can put me down for any quantity you like. Life may be worth living in some latitudes, but it certainly isn't in Persia without ice.' Hero a all na...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Oh I Thou hutty, -utbmatl£ old fellow, Whom coaching ha« bent like a bow ; Thou child with the colic, whole bellow Ditturbi the whole neighborhood to. 0 1 Lad with the appetite hearty. Whom Bweetraeau too greatly mllurc ; 2?ow niBrk what I lay, nor depart ye From Woods' Cukat Pefpekhikt Core.* Watch Repairing rpHE mechanism oi a watch is an JL — intricate and delicate thing. -Many good watches have been ruined by bungling repairs. I do expert repairing, and I am willing to stand on my record as such. I know how to handle a cheap watch and I know bow to. handle an ex pensive timepiece— yet either gets the same honest care and attention in this workshop of mine. If you have Watch Repairs to be done, I want your work, I promise to do them right at a Reasonable Price. E. W. Lesmonci THE WATCHMAKER. If you want any article of Jewellery, cut out the design from any of the so-called cheap .^Sydney advertise* ments. I wifl supply you direct from the Wholesale House 4f in the . / less for th...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Housewife's Column. TOMATO CATCHUP. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Housewife's Column, TOMATO CATCHUP. Kli™. thn tnmatoes, boil until soft, , thon ? strain ana measure. To one gallon of the i tomatoes odd j lb salt, ' oz cayenne, { oz , cloves, } ot celery seed, J oz cinnamon, } , oz all-nice. J oz ginger root, i oz gorbo, 1 | niotof vinegar. Ubo whole epices. Boll all | ouethoc until reduced to thiok pulp. Strain it, Mid when cool botUo and cork j tightly.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TOMATO FIGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

TOMATO FIGS. Allow } lb of coffee-w.gar to every pound of tomatoes. Tho yollow plum lon-stoes, or the very small and perfectly smooth red ones ure preferred for this method of preserving. Tut the sugar on the stove with just enough water to melt it. As soon as it bods, put the tomatoes iu whole with the «kiim on. Draw Ihekcuk- bank whore it will simmer gently. Cook until transparent, about, two hours. Skim tbian out carefully, and drain off all tbe svrup. Smvad thorn on platters to dry, in tiie run ii possible. Sprinkle n little sugar i.tit them while drving, and the uext day turn tli. 'in, and xiiriukle again with sugar. Do «o fur two or three days. When suffi elcntlv dry, pack in boxes. Seven poundi of tomatoes will »W» two quarts of fig».

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Essayist WHY WE PROPOSED. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Vcogvic/f fiSSSJlSt WHT WE PROPOSED. A certain man was hanged, so that he died. And he left two sons, honest men. Now, one of the sods was a blacksmith. But the other became n phypicinn . And after that their father had been taken from them these brothers made their homes in other lands. And the blacksmith would have prcpered But it befell thnt one asked: him how his father made end And tho blockKmith, look ing angrily upon him, answered, ' He was hung.' For the blacksmith was an honest Bowbeit, presently, when a hone was mining, b-»o gsthered sad hsngsd ths black ? smith, eaying, *Tbia man must teke after l.ia /»lh»r ? Sn th» hliuikamith did take after liis father, but whether ho caught up with him the talo telleth not. And at the same time, in his oirn city, one inquired o( the physician by what meaua his father died. And the physician covered his face and wept. But while he wont he considered, saying within himself, ' If I say, ? He was haugeay then shall I shock this mnn and giv...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Sydney Fruit Markets. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Sydney rrnit Mirkati. Oranges.— Local : 2/6 to 4/ ; second crop, choice 7/ to 8/, medium 4s to 53 per gin case. Mandarins, choice, 3/6 to 4,1, medium 3/ to 3/6, small 1/ per half-case. Lemons.— Local : Choice, colored 7/ ; medium 4s to js ; rough, 2/6 per gin-case. Prime Mildura: 8/ per packer. American seedtess, us per half-case. Italian : 25s per case, containing 330. Quinces.— Choice, 3/ to 3/6 ; small from 1/ per gin-case. Melbourne : 5/ to 6/ per double-case. Plums. — Damsons, 2/6 to 3/ ; late Syd ney, 2/6 per quarter-case. Pineapples.— Common, choice 7/6 to 8s 6d, ; Queen, choice 8/ to 9/ per case, Bananas.— Fiji : Nominal. Queensland, 6/ to 7/ per case, 1/ to 3/ per bunch. Persimmons.— Choice, flat varieties, 5/6 to 6/, medium 4/ to 4/6, inferior from 2/9 per half-case. Apples.— Local : choice 5s, medium 3s to 4s, small 2s to 2s 6d ; choice cooking 5/ to 59 6d, medium 2s 6d to 35, jam lots 2/ to 2/9 ; Jonathans, choice 5/ to 5/6 per gin case. Melbourne: 5s to Ss 6d per bushel...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
IS THE MOON PEOPLED? [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

IS THE MOON PEOPLED f The popular impression is that the moon, is a burnt-out-world-a sort of cinder plant glistening; in th« heaven— but astronomer* are bv no means persuaded that such is the cane, and some among them an hopeful that tho question m to whether it is not Inhabited will shortly b» determined. This hope is based upon the fact (hat the gnat oO-inch teloscor* which is beinir ounstruoted in the Bm-DWir establishment in Fittaburg, under the superintendence of Professor Keller of Allegheny Observatory, will shortly be ready for ure. The tube of this giant instrument will ba fully seventy feet in length, and for its operation will require a dome more than sixty feet in diameter. Professor Keller has declared that he sees 1 no reason why the question AS to the hab itation of the moon should not bo finally set tled when this wonderful instrument is erected.' Professor Plyinpton of Coopor In stitute is equally sanguine that the decisive results so lonir looked for are destined ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Sydney Produce Markets. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

?ratter Product Markets. The following quotations on wharf and ex rail refer only to the wholesale trade, and are subject to concessions for shippers' parcels: — Wheat— Quoted at, 3/2 to 3/2^. Chick wheat: Prime, 2/ 1 1 to 3/0 ; me dium 2/8 to 2/9 ; inferior 2/6 per bushel. Flour.— City roller,/7/Io to /'7/I5; coun try makes, £i\ to £i\% per ton. Manitoba : Best imported, /13/10/. Bran. — /io per bushel. Pollard.— 1/2 per bushel. Maize. — Local: Northern River, prime 3/7 ; white 2/6; soft from 2/3 per bushel. Oats.— Tasmanian : White feed, 2/5 to a/6. Melbourne : Algerian 2/1 to 2/2. Barley.— Cape, 2/7 to 2/9 ; English, 2/4 to 2/5 per bushel. - ' ' Peas.— Blue, prime 4/ to 4/3 ; grey, 3/ to 3/3 per bushel. ? ;?, Chaff. — Choice, /4/0/0, ; prime /3/'ic-to/3/i5; medium ^2/15 to £i\. Melbourne : Oaten, /i|I5 to /3I5 ;wheat en, /3/io/. Adelaide : Wbeaten, ^3/10/ to /'a/is per ton. Lucerne.— Hunter River: Choice dry green, £iha\ to £ 3/15/, soft green £\\\o to £1 ; old summer hay/2/10/; ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WONDERS OF ANCIENT GLASS-BLOWING. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

WONDERS OF ANCIENT GLASS BLOWING. The glass blotters of ancient Thebes arc known to have been as proficient in that particular art as it the most ecientifiu crafts man of the same trade of the present day, after a lapse of forty centuries of so called 'progress.' They were well ac quainted with the art of staining gloss, and are known to have produced that commodity in great profusion and perfection. Bossellini gives an illustration of a piece of atainoi glass known to be {our thonjumd years old which displayed artistic- taste ot nign oraer, both in tint and detign. In this case the color is struck through the vitrified struoturo, and he mentions designs struck entirely in pieces from one-half to threa.-quarters of an inch thick, and the color boioR perfectly in corporated with the structure of the piece, and exactly the same on both the obverse and revMrse sideR. The priests of Ftah at Memphis were adepts in the glass -maker's art, and not only did they have factories for manufactu...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Tallow. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Tallow. Quotations: Prime mixed ^21/15/ to ^22/2/6 per ton, medium to good mixed /'20 to 2*21/12/6, inferior mixed, /16 to /19/I0/, broken packages from ^15/10/.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WHERE ASTRAKHAN SKINS COME FROM. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

WHEKE ASTBAKHAN SKINS OOMK FBOH. The true Astrakhan skin, sometimes called fur, Is the skin, «t Urn stillborn Astrakhan lamb. : The people of the province of Astra hhan know at what time the akin of the un mm lamb arrives at the desirable state when the wool is just at the most valuable point, and thtmotheriselainto secure the lamb's skin; it is a profitable sort of sheep industry, since the ^—n'-fl fox dazta comes irom-WMltiby people the world over. The supply is so fujelybehma the wants of the feido that ttwearemanveiutienniiea ana imitations on the market. In view of the tact that every Astrakhan Umh akin costs the. Jifs ,of ,, both mother and offspring, i$ is jflitjKHngfaStiu: mine people &&£*& ^prwtifo «h«dl be neoeseary to supply the demands of onltivated ana rennea ladles. Bnt the industry is nroBt»hle. ' There is no great loss in this Souble duuhtav A tofii skins, dsm ana lamb, an s»owa, and for all we know ; the t^«^UJsx^,Mlli9«m1iO[n-iaas|faj aiiohw...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Pigs. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

Tin. Prime heavy baconers made from 31/, extra to 36/, good from 28/6, light from 25/6. Prime heavy porkers from 22/6, extra 24/6, good from IS/, light from 15/, others lower.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Market Reports. Queenbeyan Prices Current. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

If market Rcportsgfj Qtaaublfan MouOunat The following prices.unless otherwise in dicated, refer to the wholesale trade, and are subject to ordinary market flucta tions :— Flour; £8! 10/ to £9 per ton. Wheat : Local, 3; to 3/3 per bushel. Oats : White feed, a/9 j Algerian, ijuj.i to 2/6 per bushel. Bran : /n per bushel. Pollard : 1/ per bushel. Maize : 3/ to 3/6 per bushel. Hay; For chaffing purposes, £2jio',\ lucerne, nominal ; rack, £s per ton. Barley: 3/ to 3/3 per bushel. Potatoes : /S/10/ to £6 per ton. Onions: 12/ perewt. Chaff: Prime, £i to ^3/5/ per ton. Straw : Derrick-pressed, 30/ to 35/ ; bundle, 25/ per ton. Bacon: /7 perlb. Butter : Factory-made, ordinary, /o ; dairy /? per lb. Lard : In bulk, I3 per lb. Eggs: / 10 per doz. Poultry : Fowls, 2/ t« 2/6 ; young fowls, 1/ to 1/6; ducks, 2/6 to 3/9; turkeys gobblers 4/ to 7/6, hens 3/9 to 5; per pair. Sheepskins : liU to lA% per lb. Tallow : Jn shipping condition, to £i&\ broken packages, £16 per ton. Honey : (2 to /...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

HERE WE ARE! With ^^T 1^ Indent Parcel of IRONMONGERY, CUTLERY, TOOLS, Our ^^ ^| § Workmen's Outfits, etc., per s.s. SIERRA. ^^P. C. HILL & SON^^ Having met with such approval and success in their previous indents of the Latest Goods, have now landed and opened up ANOTHER LARGE SHIPMENT of the above Goods! NOW ON VIEW! NOW ON VIEW! NOW ON VIEW ! ® Cutlery ! Cutlery I Cutlery ! The Famous Stiletto Brand. Largest Assortment ever landed in Queanbeyan Come and see our show of POCKET-KNIVES. The Shapes, Style, American Finish and Quality are worth going a long way to see. EVERY KNIFE GUARANTEED. Butchers' Knives and Steels, Scissors, Pruning Knives, Carvers, etc. GKtTIsrS I C3-TJ2STS I Q-TTHSTS I From the Best Makers. Try us for PEA RIFLES— something different from everybody else. (Winchesters, Hamil tons, Stevens Maynard ; Triggerless, and others.) We are the Agents for Peters' Semi Smokeless CARTRIDGES, short and long. These Cartridges are much stronger and supesior to other br...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Sheep. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

?hMP. At Homebush Best crossbred wethen made from 18/6 to 19,', extra to 23/1, good 17/ to 17,6. Best crossbred ewes from 18/6, extra to 21/7, good 16/6 to 17/6, medium from 15(6. Best merino wethers made from 10/, extra to 92/9, good 17/ to 18/, medium from 16/6, light from I$j. Best merino ewes from 14/, extra to 16/6, good 13/, medium from 1 1/6 others lower. Best lambs made from 16/, extra to 17/7. good 15/6 light from 12/6, others lower. Among the sales were : \V. D. Gordon, Bungendore, 94 wethers IS/4, 6 do 14/. Executors P. H. Osborne, Bungendore, 105 wethers 18/10 to 19/, 264 do 17/8, 4 do 16/9. D. J. Hart, Tarago, 75 wethers 15/8, 23 crossbred ewes 12/8, 31 do 15/, 71 hoggets 13/6. T.J. Kelly, Michelago, 80 wethers 15/10, 217 do 17/5 to 17/7. S. H. Harriett, Cooma, 63 ewes 12/6 to 12/8, 49 do 14/. W. D. Ryrie, Gunning, 43 wethers 15/, 59 do 12/3. P. F. Blewitt, Queanbeyan, 60 wethers 16/5. 42 do 15/4. J. Morrison, Queanbeyan, 80 ewes 9/10, 30 wethers 13/4. P. Smith, Queanbe...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Cattle. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

c&ttl*. At Homebusb, Best medium and light weight beef was worth to about 24/6 per Ioolbs, with beavier beef cheaper. Best bullocks made from £10)51, extra to £illlTl, good from £-jjsl, medium rrom jf8/5/. Best cows from /7/10/, extra to /,&l4l, ;ood from £7, medium from /0/5, others lower. Among the sales were : E. M. Royds, Bungendore, 33 bullocks :o jfB/8/, average. M. Feehan, Tarago, 25 steers to £sligj, iverage /5/11/6. W. J. Wade, Yass, 7 steers to £6;sl, 6 Mvre to £6, average j£5/3'4 H. T. Rose, Cooma, II bullocks to £6/g;, iverage /5/17/2. y J. Louis, Tango, 3 steers £1, 9 cows 0/0/6/, average /o/j/5. J. J. O'Brien, Tarago, 13 cows and Lei era to /-6J6J, average /5/8J4. W. Carpenter, Cooma, 25 bullocks to fo/'ia/, average /8/16/9, 6 cows £6f,t\.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
DELICIOUS CUCUMBER PICKLES. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

DELICIOUS CVCUMBER PICKLES. Tuke one dozen vucumuers about ue size nf tho Bei-ond finger, wash them, being oars ful not to rub off ihe pickles or break the -kiu Add fresh i-old water lo cover thorn und divolrc in the water about two table - ..rcutnl* of salt. Let them Hand over night, tl en remove from tho water and wipe ibem. Scald cnouRh vinegar to oover them, lilutiuc with one-fourth part water if it be i-erv i-'iiarp. Add to the vinegar one bay enf, fuur wh.jlc cloves and four pepper corns ind pour all over the pickles. Let it remain autil culd, thcu pour off the vinegar and scald «fcMin, place the pickles in glass jars and pour ihe scaidine vinegar over them. Fill to over flowing and seal the same as for canned fruit, l'liese are ready to use in 24 hours and will be found to be delicious.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SPICED GRAPE NO. 1. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

EPICED GRAPE HO. I. Eight lbs of grapes, mashed and cooked enough to strain ont the seeds and elcins. Rub all the pulp through. Then add A Ibe sugsr, one quart of vinegar, and one table gpoonful each of olnnatnon aud ullspioe, and two tablcspoonf uls of cloves. Simmer three hours.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SPICED GRAPE, NO. 2. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 16 May 1905

SPICED GEAPE. NO. 2. Put 4 lbs of ripe grapes on the fire, in a granite ketde. Mash them until all are broken; add 12 wholo cloves, 12 allspice, one inch square of stick cinnamon, and half as much ginger root. Cook until the grapes are perfectly soft, then rub through a sieve, add one pint of vinegar, and sugar to taste. Put on to boil again and simmer uutil thick.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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