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TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 14 November 1925
TENNIS. Owing to unfavourable weather con ditions the opening of the new courts which was to have taken place last Saturday, was postponed until to-day. The committee hopes to see a very representative gathering present, and a cordial invitation is extended to all. On Sunday afternoon a team from "The PineB" Tennis Club visited Richlands, when a very interesting contest was the result. Richlands winning by the margin of one set. The afternoon was an ideal one for tennis and ■ everyone had a most en joyable time. Although the Rich lands Club has only been in exist ence a very short time, it possesses some very good young players, back ed by a few others who have all the finer points of the game thoroughly [ in their grasp. The return match is anxiously looked forward to, when members of "The Pines" Club hope to reverse the scores. _ Results ol actual games played 'were not available.
GOLSPIE (From Our Correspondent). PECULIAR ACCIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 14 November 1925
GOLSPIE (Prom Our Correspondent). . PECULIAR ACCIDENT. Mr. Phil Handley, of Yalbraith, met with an accident on Sunday afternoon, when riding near Golspie a limb from a tree suddenly fell and struck Mr. Handley on the head inflicting two nasty cuts which bled freely. The wounds were dressed by a friend and Mr. Handley was able to resume his work on Monday. ILLNESS. The health of Mrs. Jas. I-Iorne, one of our oldest residents, is far from satisfactory, aud at present she is an inmate of the Crookwell Hospital. So far no improvement is reported in Mrs. Home's health. Our teacher, Mr. Elphicl;, was com pelled to visit a medical advisor re cently on account of his health. He was advised to take three weeks rest, which he did. Since resuming dutieB Mr. Elphick states that his health has improved. SEASON. The grass in the district is very fair in many places, the last rainfall of OR points having made a decided improvement, but a good fall will be welcomed. Shearing operations are finished...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 14 November 1925
SJIIIMIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIttllllliliiiiifiliiitiifllliillllllllllllllllllllllllfllfllllllllllllllllllltflllllllllllfllll IIHIIIIItHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIH£ | The Green Coupon 1 System for Taralga | By collecting Green Coupons for cash | | , purchases enables you to furnish your | | homes FREE OF COST. f E E | A Coupon given for every Sixpence spent. | j £20,000 Worth of Valuable -Goods § = to select from illustrated catalogues of free gifts can , = = be seen at our shop. = j Greater Value for Your Money J E by dealing at our shop, you buy the best of groceries, ' = = etc.. at the LOWEST POSSIBLE PKICES and = | ' EREE GREEN COUPON added. | E | . ' A trial order'will convince you., | | If you have received a GREEN, COMPLIMEN- . 5 = . TARY VOUCHER with our name and address on t 5 . = it, please bring it along to us and we will cash it = E for you EREE. = The Green Coupon System is established in all the leading towns throughout Australasia and is a great boom to keen housewives. | S....
ERROR. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 14 November 1925
ERROR. Our report in connection with dis tribution of trout contained in last issue read as so many pairs. This should have boon cans. And incidcn-. tally each can contains 1(10 fry, so that it will bo iieou (hat altogether a very fair distribution has taken place throughout our streams—35 cans (1.4,000 trout).
ARRIVAL OF PRIME MINISTER AT GOULBURN. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 14 November 1925
ARRIVAL OF PRIME MINISTER. AT GOULBURN. Arrangements were made to tender Mr.' Bruce a civic reception at the Town Hall, Goulburn, oil liis • arrival, but owing to a delay on the road from Wollongong to Goulburn this function had to be abandoned. The Prime Minister and Mrs. Bruce were met by a number of leading citizens some miles out from Goul burn and a procession of eight';or nine cars drew up in front of the Royal Hotel. Goulburn, where the Prime Minister was met by the Mayor | and Mayoress and other loading citi I zens and formally welcomed. • . At the' dinner Mr. Bruce explained that an unexpected meeting had been arranged at Sutton Forest. It was impossible to avoid it, and aB he had not been prepared for it he had been late in arriving .at Goulburn incon sequence. He hoped the people would forgive him for not being in time for the civic reception thd Mayor had been good enough to arrange. (R. J. Winning, "Taranaki," Mars den Street, Crookwell.)
The Prime Minister at Goulburn. WONDERFUL RECEPTION. Broadway Theatre Crowded. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 14 November 1925
WONDERFUL RECEPTION. Broadway Theatre Crowded. rpHE HON. STANLEY M. BRUCE, P.C., Prinfe Minister of Australian delivered a speech to a crowded audience at the Broadway Theatre ' last Tuesday night. " MR. BRUCE, PRIME MINISTER. MR. BRUCE, 011 entering the Broad way Theatre Hall last night, was greeted with round after round of applause. He was accorded a wonder ful ■ reception. Cordiality punctuated the proceedings throughout. Alderman J. \V. Middlebrook, Mayor ' [of Goulburn, presided. i The Prime Minister, in his opening remarks, Baid that he did not intend ■•'to indulge in personalities, if those who opposed him thought fit to do so that was their affair. Mr. Bruce dealt with the Pubii'j Service of the Commonwealth, and incidentally spoke highly ut" Hie vnl- | uable sen-ices rendered by that body. There were politicians who launched an attack on the Public Servica. while fthere were others who appealed to the public servants of this country for .support to serve their own selfish ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
FOR SALE /^HAPF-CUTTING PLANT, includ ing 14h.p. Buffalo Traction En gine. 12.1,in. G-knife Buncle Conquer or Cutter and Steamer; also Thresh ing Machine. All in good working order. For particulars apply "Gazette" Office, Crookwell. The Lost River Diamonds. REPRESENTATIVE of the LOST RIVER DIAMOND MINING SYNDICATE will visit Taralga on MONDAY, the 23rd NOVEMBER, with a view of Booking Shares in the Company now being formed. Specimens of the Cut and Uncut product from the Mine will be on view at Mr. Viles' Store. The finished Diamond is very beau tiful and should be seen by all inter ssted. The Manager of the Mine, Mr. TV. V. Eaadoivii, will be at Mr. Viles' Store the whole day, and will gladly supply any particulars in regard to the work already done anl future prospects. Taralga Swimming Club. r£VHE ANNUAL GENERAL, MEET ING of the Taralga Swimming Olub will be held at MR.-POLL OCK'S SALOON on MONDAY NEXT, 23rd lust, at S p.m. Business: Report and Balance sheet for last year ,and an...
Radio on the Farm. BRIGHTENING UP LIFE. WILL IT STOP THE DRIFT? [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
Radio on the Farm. brightening up life. WILL IT STOP THE DRIFT? "While there is always u tendency for a drift from the farm to the city, nothing will do more, I believe, to hold a man to his farm than the ad vent of radio. The time comes in the life of a young man and a girl when they tire of working twelve or fourteen hours a day; harnessing a team of horses in the dark becomes unattractive, the soul begins to yearn for something more, something to re lieve the monotony, to break down the eternal grind, to bring a little of the outside world into a restricted ex istence. The coming of the motor car, the telephone, the railway, the good road, have all done their share; but the .comforts which they bring are only periodical, whereas radio can be with you on the farm always. ALWAYS .WITH YOU. At ten o'clock iu the morning the selector, 500 miles or 1,000 from Syd ney can listen in to the morning's news two or three days before it will reach him iu print; his children on three days a w...
Sheepskins and Hides. SYDNEY MARKET. The Secretary, Farmers and Graziers' Co-op. Co. writes:— [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
Sheepskins and Hides. SYDNEY MARKET. The Secretary, Farmers and Graz iers' Co-od. Co. writes:— Sheep Skins: The, market has of late reflected the great buoyancy in the wool trade and at last auction the tendency was towards a higher level, particularly as regards long stapled merinos. There is no likelihood of any reaction in connection with wool led skins so long as the "market keeps up for our staple product. It is also worthy of mention that sound pelts have been commanding very high prices and prospects tor these are ! bright, ,b}it. we are not over sanguine about damaged pelts and all owners would be well advised now that hot weather is upon us to -paint their skinsVwitli an arsenal preparation. Hides: After previously reaching a very satisfactory level, this market has slipped back a few points lately in keeping with some weakness in the position overseas, but supplies coming forward are not over-heavy and it is confidently believed that bedrock has very nearl ybeen touch ed. ...
S[?]ire Election Campaign. MEETING AT TARALGA. A correspondent writes: [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
Sjjire Election Campaign. MEETING AT TARALGA. A correspondent writes: On Saturday night Mr. Theodore Corby, who is a candidate £or Rid ing "A,'" Muhvaree Shire, at the forthcoming elections, addressed a large crowd or ratepayers in the Fed eral Hall. Mr. Corby dealt at considerable length with the question of roads and proved conclusively that he has a thorough practical knowledge of the best methods of making and repairing roads. He stated that he was in favour of a- blue metal "foundation, ■with quartz gravel as a top dressing, and he attached particular import ance to the necessity of good drains and water tables. Mr. Corby believes that the most I economical way of dealing with the I roads is to first put them in repair and then to keep them in that con dition. With regard to the latter he favours one maintenance man (with wheel barrow) to a certain length o£ road. This id a n would be responsible for keeping all drains and water tables clean, for patching up holes, etc. Then th...
WOMBEYAN. (From a Correspondent.) [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
' WOMBEYAN. 1 (From a Correspondent.) ■ Good rain fell here yesterday; (Wednesday) and last niglit, and isj badly needed, as the country ardundl the locality was becoming dry ■■and') parched. But the grass will now. make a fresh start and better pros-! pects will be assured. 'X] Shearing operations are almost; completed here, and some of the? clipB disposed of at satisfactory .prices to wool dealers. . A good many tourists .are visiting the' Caves and visitors are well book-'; ed up for the Christmas holidays. ;; Whilst conveying the ballot box to • .Taralga from Wombeyan last Satur day night, Mr. John Fleming had ra ther an unpleasant experience on Donohoe's Cutting. The liorse he was driving, taking fright at a boulder on the roadside, plunged to the edge of the cutting almost overturning the sulky. However, jumping to tbe horse's head a serious accident wa. - averted. Mr. Willie Kelly, mailman to Worn-, beya, had a similar experience a few weeks back. His horse took fright and pl...
Crookwell Hospital Fleece Competition [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
Crookwell Hospital Fleece Competition The following have donated fleeces, viz.: Messrs. T. Kennedy, Cotta Wal la, 1 black fleece; M. J. Toole, Lag gan, 1 black fleece; T. W. Reeves, 1 black ileece; M. C. Savage, 1 black fleece, 2 .xbred fleeces, 2 bags lambs' wool; A. Collins, Uyalla, £1 in lieu of fleece; W. Chambers, biauk. fleece; Walter Collins, Jerrara, 1 merino fleece; Lewis Croker, Narrawa, ,1 merino fleece; W. Branson, Hindu, 1 merino fleece; Collins liros., Jerrara, X black fleece; D... C. Croker, Golspie, £ black fleeces; E. Abbey, Jerrara, £1/1/ .in lieu of fleece; J. Gay, Wlieeo 1 black fleece; Murray Murray, Aps ley Grange, Laggan, 1 merino fleece; C. A. Williams, "Chatsworth," 2 black fleeces, 1 merino fleece, 2 bags lambs' wool; T. Croker, ICeinptoii, 1 merino fleece. Responsibility for any references to.the Federal elections appearing on this page is accepted by R. ,T. Winn ing, Crookwell.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
SPRING AND SUMMER GOODS. /AUR stocks o£ these are now complete' and We quote ' a few lines which will stand comparison;' ySin DRESS LINENS in Lemon, Mauve, Fawn. Reseda, Sl&lt;y. Pink, Vieux Rose, White, Cinnamon, Saxe, 2/11 yd. 29in FUJI SILK in Navy, Cinnamon, Sky, Mastic and Powder, 4/5 yd. ;i3in ASSORTED STRIPED FUJI-DE-LUXE, Natural and Davlc grounds, 3/9 yd. : 36iu LINENE, Reseda, Saxe, Navy .. . .. .. .. .. .. .. 1/9 yd. 30in BEST QUALITY JAP. CREPES in all shades, 1/. per yd. (Also British Crepes). • , 3Sin STRIPED CREPES .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 1/11 yd. . ZEPHYRS AND GINGHAMS, a splendid range ot patterns from 11d ^6. 3Sin PLAIN AND FLORAL VOILES ill latest shades and patterns, from 1/11 yd. •Klin CREPE-DE-CHINE (Extra Heavy Quality) in Black, Navy, Sky. Shell, White, Champagne, Powder, Cocoa, Mauve, Royal, Cinna mon and Tomato, from 9/11 yd. Also Grey and Champagne Maiocain, 10/6 yd. A 1iii3 range of DRESS LENGTHS in STRIPED FUJI, Natural and Dark grounds, Art Silk...
THE GARDEN FLOWERS AND VEGETABLES. WHAT TO SOW IN NOVEMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
THE GARDEN FLOWERS AND VEGETABLES. WHAT TO SOW IX NOVB.MBKK. Vegetable Seeds.—Sow celery, cress, mustard, kohl ralii,. lettuce, peas (early and late varieties), spinach. (round), uotatp.e3„(Late sorts), radisli, "turnip; Fj-esicb beans"(ewSbft^ttetics).; ■ Flower Seeds.—Contiiure^'piiantiuj; dahlias. Plant out celery, &lt; .callage, and' other green-house varieties." Parisies maybe sown under cover for early auluinu planting. Miscellaneous.—Continue ' planting dahlias. Plant "out celery, cabbage and cauliflower, (seasonable variet- ■■ les), also seasonable bedding plants. Continue to sow maize for fodder, if weather favourable.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
SPECIAL NOTICE. TO READERS AND ADVERTISERS. "\fR. S. J. GROSVENOR has been ap pointed Sole Distributing Agent £or tlie ' ECHO'' in Taralga. Orders for the gegular delivery in Taralga, or by 1'ost. may be lodged 1.1 his Store, and will receive prompt attention. Mr. Grosvenor is also authorised by us to receive Advertisements for Insertion in the "ECHO," and his re ceipt ■will be sufficient discharge for all moneys paid to liim on our be half. Mr. Grosvenor is our accredited agent in Taralga, and orders for Printing left with him will be passed on by him and receive our prompt and personal attention. Advertisements intended for Satur day's issue of the "ECHO" should );e lodged with Mr.&lt; Grosvenor not later lhan THURSDAY AFTERNOON in time .for posting,, where possible. Later receipts will have-to be 'phoned, and in such cases we cannot accept any responsibility for inaccuracies that might occur. The rate for casual advertising, i.e., for any period less than 13 weeks, is 3/-...
HOUSE OF REPS. Werriwa Seat. LOCAL VOTING. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
HOUSE OF KEPS. Werriwa LOCAL VOTING. v-Snttinlav polling day—passed off very (juietlv in Taralga, a constant stream of voters coming and going all day. with no disorder or argument, all;.lient on doing what they thought best in the interests of the country geuerallyl The vote was the heavi est ever recorded' at the Tadalga Jjootli—511 ordinary votes and G1 ab sent and sectional,- a total of 572. •j Throughout Taralga,Subdivision a total enrolment of IOCS .electors are registered, and !Hi3 votes . were re corded. Surely a triumph foi: com pulsory voting, over 'Mi per cent, used their franchise. .. . - • WERR1WA. . .... , '■5;The'figures for the whole elector ate are:— LAZZARINI (L.) ...... 19,361 ROSENTHAL (N.) .... 16,702 (Majority for Lazzarini, 2659).
WOOL BUYER. [Newspaper Article] — Taralga Echo — 21 November 1925
WOOL BUYER. | As appearing elsewhere liv adver '■ tisement, Jlr. W. M. Fitzgibboii, auc . t.ioneer, will have a wool buyer in the district during nest week, represent ing the Goulburn Woollen Mills as j well as buying for export. | Intending sellers will please notify • when they shall be called upon and j wool bought in their own shed. It may be of interest to prospective j se'.'.ers to know that by dealing di rect at home with the representative ! of the Woollen Mills the. extra ex ' pense will he saved inasmuch as if jwool cannot be procured, in the dis trict it must of necessity be bought on the selling floors in Sydney and the seller will have the advantage of (saving freight, insurance, and stor age.