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RIFLE SHOOTING. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
RIFLE SHOOTING. On ?Iuesday, the 21st inst.. a* rifle team of 14 members from .Gor mandale shot a friendly match with Ithe Toongabbie club on the latter's range. The conditions eight shots and two sighters op tional, at 500 yards. The home team provided afternoon spread on the range, and also invited the visitors to dinner at Mr. Hodder's hotel. Captain GaTes kxtendei a hearty welcome to the visiting team, and wished them a prosperous annual tour. Captain Chester, on behalf: ot the Gormandale club, responded, and thanked the Toongabbie club . for the trouble they had gone to in entertaining his team, and also referred to the honorable and sportsmanlike mnanner in which they accepted defeat; and he. as sured" the Toongabbie club .that when they visited Gormandale a hearty welcome awaited them, as true and loyal sports. The football club held a dance in the hal in the evening, and some of ithe visitors were invited, and thoroughly enjoyed themselves, until they 'departed 'by the 10 p....
TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
TENNIS. - A 'contest between teams repre senting'Carrajung and Gormandale took ,place on the court of the lat ter last Saturday. Carrajung were victorious. The following are the scores : Carrajnng Gormandale Miss Lsy Mrs Thomas Miss Tylell 6 Mi~ Wykes 5 Mr Russell . Mr Anderson Mr ].ucas 6 Mr WilEon 2 Mr Wilson -- Mr Pwer . Miss Wilson 6 Mrs M'Cord 5 -'MrO'Oonner Mr Wilson Mr Lucas 6 Mr Walker 5 Mr Wi sen Mr Anderson Mese Tyr. 11 6 Mlrs Hare 4 Mr Russell Mr Walker Miss Lay 6 Mrs ' ho'mas 3 Mr Lucas M, Wilson ' Miss Wilson 6 Misg Wykes 4 Total games 42 Totl games 28
EARLY TRARALGON. To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
EARLY TRARALGON. --- To the Editor. Sir,-In Mr. West's narrative re the several bridges pver Traralgon creek, there was one old stringer bridge (I believe the first) some dis tance below the present Long Bridge. The late Mr. Jas. Peck was Icrossing with a mob of fat buir locks from Wandocka, now the property of Mr. C. W. G. Whit takers, during a flood in the creek when the bridge broke, drowning 25 or 26. The balance brought d16 per head in Melbourne. I am writing entirely frotn memory, but 'I believe it was in the 60's, so you will see that beef must have been dear then, as it is now. There is also an embankment between the Long Bridge and the rise westerly, containing a cul vert within two bed box logs length, about 35 (eet, 24 x 26 in ches-the heaviest pieces of hewn timber I ever carted on a bullock waggon. Yours, etc., JAS. BUNSTON.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
.Under i rp eading ti:ca y.t, The townsliipi blackamnith ste ds; The smith a splendid chap ic he. Who doe'ore all his 'hands" With remedy pure, the Peppermint cwo, And their health is always sound; Their lives are long their sinews strong As they work their daily round. Stj a agspecial. Bargains: to be Thrown Ston- - 8 T RA Y, J ULY 25 . Blankets, White, full double-bed, all wool, 27s 6d; Sale Price, 17s 10d pair Blankets, Grey, single-bed, 15s 6d; Sale Price 10s 3d pair Flannelette, White and Cream, heavy and warmi, 7bd yard; Sale Price, 4s 3d doz. Galatea, strong and heavy make, 61d; Sale Price, 2s 11d doz 25s. Dresses. 35s. A Dress made to Order, of the Latest and most Fashionable Miaterials, in Conegals, Cheviot, Serges, Etc. Making, Lining, Trimming, Etc. 25s Complete. "35s Complete. Do Not Miss This Opportunity. Ball Fringe, all colors, suitable for Table Covers and Curtains, 7 d; Now lId yard. Women's Tweed Coats, warm and good, 22s 6d; Special Sale Price, 12s 6d each. Childr...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
E. :L. BRU6E, (Late H. C. Jones). JAND, FINANCE and COM MISSION AGENT, Surveyor and Sworn Valuator. Agent for: " the Yorkshire Fire Insurance Co., and Accident- Insurance Co., and the Equity Trustees Co. Ltd. Office: TRARALGON. QUEENSLAND. 'ThFe Rev. L. T. COPELAND, ot Mundubberra, Queensland, who as temporarily superannuated on accouunt of sickJness, invitei; cor respondence from anyone wanting to select land; purchase sheep, cattle or horse stations, or fruit, htcqrne, wheat, sugar or dairy tarmis in .Queensland. T, I. IfoW & CO., HOTHAM ST., TRARALGON. T. H. 'ROW: Sworn Valuator.. JACCOUNTANTS, AUDITORS, ASSURANCE & GENERAL AGENTS. Agents for London and Lanca Aire Fire Insurance Co., National Mutual Fire Assurance Assoca tion, Norwich Umnion Fire Assur m.nce Co., Ocean Accident and Guarantee Society, the Fourth Victorian Building Society, Adam son, Strettle and Co., Stock. and Station Agents. Stoddart *and laclean, THE NEW BUTCHERS, FOR QUALITY. Corned Meat Small ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
"1. 1 Save : your . Money. YAG. GcjISTESEF'S iBIG WIMqTEB SAL] COMMENCES To-morow,. Saturday, July 1 8 :: FOR :: 2 Weeks Only Big Bargains. Ri Singing Values. Big Savings for You. H. F. V. PALMER, AUCTIONEER, and SPECIAL HOUSE, LAND rand PRO PERTY SALESMAN, "LTHE EXCHANGE," 'BAILEY ST., BAIRNSDALE. Opposite Post Office. FURNITURE ON TERMS. I have also over 500 Farms and Properties for Sale in Victoria Now South Wales. Lists of farms posted to prospective people. lMore PROPERTIES WANTED. Conducting of Property and Clea ring Sales in any part especially. At: one o'clock every Saturday I hold Furniture, Proauce, Fruit and Poultry Sales. LAND BUYERS:' I have hundreds of Farms for Sale, and can deal with you for iland sitiuated on the Bunylp, Moe or Trafalgar Swamps, as I am connected mn those places. Correspondence'Invlted. Satisfaction Guaranteed, Feool, Hides and Skins Wanted. .e1ephone; 19. TO LADIES OE TRARAL GON & DISTRICT. I -MISS RAY, I FRANKLIN ST., TRARALGON SENDS A MES...
THE FARMER'S INCOME. HOW TO DOUBLE IT. THE VALUE OF TESTING. A PRACTICAL EXPERT'S EXPERIENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
THNE FARMER'S INCOME. HOW TO DOUBLE IT. THE VALUE OF TESI'ING. A PRACTICAL EXPERT'S EX PERIENCE. New .Zea'and has long been con sidered to be. in advance of Aus tralia in the prices realised for her butter on the London mar ket, consequently any information which we can gain from the Dom imnon is worthy of serious study. During the last month, Mr. W. J. Byrne, 'the New Zealand expert in herd testing, has been visiting Vic toria for the purpose of exchang ing ideas, and to see if he could gain any informat:on which would be beneficial to the industry in his own country. He gave expression to his views to an "Argus" re porter, in which Mr. Byrne said: "'I was imnpressed with the quality of the Colac land, but not with the 'ows I saw. Perhaps I should'nt say so when the people treated me so! well; but I saw very few good cows there. At the Colac High School I dlid sel one with a 3401b. butter-fat record, but there do not seem 'to be many of her sort mn the State. The figures quoted by ...
MANUFACTURE OF STEEL. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
IANUFAC,TURE OF STiEEL. - -0 At Tuesday's bitting of the Inter State Commission, Mr. G. Delprat, general manager of thi zr?ken Hill Proprietary Company, said his company Wvas now engaged in lay ing but extensive Iron and steel works near Newcastle. He had made flo application for duty, be cause when he contemplated mak ing structural steel and steel rails he thought that if he could not live without a duty he could not hlive at all. He thought this after he had made his estimate of the cost, and he had now no reason to doubt his ability to do so. He would be able to do so without extra duties. With one blast furnace he would would be able to make 120,000 tons of steel a year. He would not ask for any additional duty on rails, structural steel, steel bars and so forth, and could manufacture at a profit without a duty on a small scale, but the existing duty or an increased dluty would enable the steel 'indutrsy to be established on ja broader basls, which he desired.
Traralgon Breaks the Ice. BIG SCORING. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
Traralgon Breaks the Ice. BIG SCORING. The last football match for the season, as far as TI'ara'gon is con cernedl, "as played -,n tihe Traral gon ground ..,r.'.y betwe,: the local team and Bairns:'ale. De spite the fact that the game had no bearing on the result of the competition, a large crowd wit nessed the play. The Traralgoii town band was present, and en livened the proceedings with a few selections, which were mnuch ap preciated. Traralgon were the first to score, but not before two attacks had_ been repulsed. Tomn. Milligan did the trick with a neat place kick. Bairnsdale then prevailed, and Smith had an oplportunity, but his shot went wide of the mark. The play was immediately transferred to the other end, where Grant was very prominent for the visitors, and succeedea in turning an attack. In the centre Richards and Coates were 'seen to advantage, so was Day (Bairnsdale) Traralgon pi!cd up their score quickly. Wickhami scored a goal; T. Milligan a be hind; D. Ryan a goal; ...
THE TELEPHONE. TRARALGON EXCHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
THE TELEPHONE. TRARALGON EXOHANGE. r Dr Hagenauer a Dr. McLean 3 Mr. Challman 4 T. B. Liftle & Co. 5 Christensen & BadCen 6 G. H. Marsh 7 Layton Bros. 8 L. Lay 9 W. A. Clark roi THE .JOURNAL (W, Chappell). rI Whittaker Bros. 12 J. English ,3 Shire HalTh *"r i4. Jci. Campbell - 15, J: S. Milligan z6tRobert Farmer . 7t -Nurse Milkr x8 Gippsland Trading Cop. 19 F. L. Grubb, jnr. so Mathieson and Davis 21 P. Dunbar 22 Co-operative Store 23 T. G Cobbledick 24 T. H. Row a2 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 31 Police Station. 33 National Bank 34 Pentland and Canfield. 35 C. E. Clarke. 36 Clerk of Courts 37 " The Recowd" (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 .18 H. Campbell
TELEPHONE TRUNK LINE RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
TELEPHONE ThUNK LINE RATES. 8 min. each add. 3 min Morwell ... 2d ... 2d Glengarry ... 2d ... 2d Toongabbie ... 2d ... 2d Moe ... 3d ... 3d .Cowwarr ... 3d ... 3d Bosedale ... 3d ... 3d Flynn's Creek 3d ... 3d Trafalgar ... 4d ... 3d Yarragon . 6d ... 5d Sale ... 6d ~... 5d Walhalla ... 6d .. M;affra ... 8d ... 6d Heyfield ... 8d ... 6d Newry ... 8d ... 6d Tinamba ... Sd ... 6d Warragul ... 8d ... Id Yarram ... 114 ... 1/
FISH HATCHERY. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
FISH HATCHERY. Some time ago the Traralgon Fish and Game Protection Society, asked the Government to estab *ish a fish hatchery i?e e district for the purpose of ra:si g Gipps land perch and t-ro.t. t ' e eqvest was not granted, b.t e 'o learnr that the Government has deter mined to estab ish a srnal' I atchcry? for fish at the head of the Mor well river, in order to give a.trial to see which system is the most expensive-the cultur cf fish in the country, or the de'ive: of fish from a central h.t. cry The amount fo- the const u t.o, of the hatchery ',-ll be placed on the next supp.ementary estimates. This new departure will very probably lead to very; important developments, and the future rais ing bf fish for stocking the streams in the districts in which they are required.
Traralgon Weekly Market. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
Traralgen Weekly Market. W. Christensen and Co. report Oats, firin, Algerian seed, 2s 6d seed . to 2s 4d, wheat, prime, 4s 6d, fowl feed, 3s lid'to 4s-Gd; barley, Cape, 2s 9d; maize, prime, 3s 9dto 4s; peas, h.t. Dunn 5s to 5s 3d; chaff, choice, £3 12s 6s to £3 15s; bran, .is 4d; pollard is 4d; Jap. millet, 4d; omnions 8s; potatoes, choice, "6s, others *3s to 4s.6d; seed, .Ss.tod9s; grass 'eed, rye 5s cocksfdot;, 11s; butter, prime dairy,' is; nimattred cheese, 9d; eggs is to is 2d ;lpreserved lOd; -rabbits 9d to 10d pair; bacon, lOd; sides lid; rolls is; hain ls; poultry, roosters, !?s 6d to 3s .d; lens, 2s;.o 3s 6dj; pullets, s 'to 3s; chicks, 1s to is 6d;'turkey gobblers, 15s; hens, 7s 6'd; ducks, 2s to 3s; geese, 4s 6d; fruit, apples, choice eating, Ss to 6s 6d; others 3s to to 4s 6d; vegetables, cab bages, is 6d to 6s, cauli flowers, 3s to 6s; pumpkins, 6s to 12s; marrows, 2s to 6s;hub bards 6s to 9s;' beet 2s; melons, 6s to 9s; Swede turmnps, 7s; white id bunch; lettuce, .ls; ...
CARRAJUNG SOUTH. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
CARRAJUNG SOUTH., ---o0-- A meeting ot residents was held in the school recently, to cbnst der the advisability ot bu;lding a pubhc hall, but owing t. a shlght misunderstanding, the meeting lap sed, ?and nothing further was done. Another meeting wilt be held, when it is to bolboped that those mnteres tea-?will see their is no mistake, and this important project pro ceeded with. The Goodwood and Carrajung school boys "played a football .match in Mr. C. H. Tuckey's pad dock Tecently, the match resulting in a win for Carrajung by a good margin of.points. Mr. G. T. Lucus is clearing a site bn which he intends to-have erected a new ana commodious house ,which, when completed, will compare with any in the district. Mr. 'and Mrs. Lucas intend return ing to the hills to live.
METHOD IN DAIRYING [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
METHOD IN DAIRYING -0-- Efficiency is required now even among cows. Mr. W. J. Byrne, the expert in herd testing, has made a visit of inspection through Victoria, and has brought to hlight sordie interesting facts. He has shown tat scientific sehlection is necessary if dairy farming is to be profitable. The old haphazard me thod must be abandoned. Under them he showed that in one case there was ar eturn of a profit of £5 17s a cow, and in another a profit of only 4s a cow; but it was all a matter of chance. The far mer 'did not know why one cow, yielded a handsome profit, while" another gave returns which were less than the cost of her feed. Mr. Byrne insists on the fact that strict method is required, and that it is n'ot merely the number of cows on a farm that spells pro 5perity. A farmer must use scien tific methods if he wishes co make Shis 'farm a success.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
Livingston Banquet.-Residents of Traralgon and district will ten der a banquet to Mr. Livingston, in the mechanics' hall this evening. The Ministerial party will arrive by a special train from Mel bourne about 4.30 ,namely. Mr. T. Livingston, Minister for Educa tion, and member for the consti tuency; Sir. Alexander Peacock, Mr. Membrey, Honorary Minister; Messrs. Gordon, Cameron, Barnes and 'Pennington, M.'s.L.A. The banquet '.vill take place at 7 o'clock Mr. Cameron will leave for Bairns dale by the evening train, and the rest bt the party will return to Mel bourne the following morning. As the party will not reach here until 4.30 there will be very little time for them to see the district. It might be possible to motor to the Bluff, land also to go over the railway workshops and station. Labor and Protection. The Labor party's tactics on the protectionist issue have now been exposed. With the idea of making political capital out of the position #Mr. Fisher has promised that if ret...
RPESENTATION. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 31 July 1914
RPESENTATION. A pleasing little function took place at the conclusion of the exer- cises at St. James' Guild, on Tues- day evening last. Instead of dispersing, as usual, supper was handed around among the members, and a small presen- tation was made to Miss Ida Broomfield, the secretary, and one of the Guild teachers, who is leav- ing Traralgon next week. &nbsp; The president, Miss Ula Robin- son, in making the presentation, said that the girls were all very sorry that Miss Broomfield was leaving, and they wished her every success in the future, and she handed to her a small aquamarine brooch as a token of their affection for her and their appreciation of the interest she took in Guild work. Miss Broomfield thanked mem- bers very much for the gift, and for their appreciation of anything she had ever done for the Guild. Mr. Pay said that Miss Broom- field would be greatly missed by the Guild. She had always taken such an interest in it, and had a thorough grip of the exercise...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 4 August 1914
E. L. BRU E, (Late H.C. Jones). LAND, F'INANCE and COM MISSION AGENT, Surveyor and Sworn Valuator. Agent for: the Yorkshire Fire Insurance Co., ':and Accident Insurance Co., and the Equity Trustees Co. Ltd.. Office: TRARALGON. SQUEENSLAND. '-Ithe Rev. L. T. COPELAND, * of Mundubberra, Queensland, who Is temporarily superannuated on . accouunt of sickness, invites; cor respondence from anyone wantinsg to select land; purchase sheep, cattle or horse stations, or trait, lucerne, wheat, sugar or dairy faras in Queensland. T, a~di CO,, HOTHAM ST., TRARALGON. ',T. H. ROW: Sworn Valuator. ACCOUNTANTS, AUDITORS, ASSURANCE & GENERAD AGENTS. ' Agents for London and Lanca '.hir Fire Insurance Co., National Mutual Fire Assurance Associa tion, Norwich Umnion Fire Assur ance Co., Ocean Accident and Gmarantee Society, the Fourth Victorian Building Society, Adam son, Strettle and Co., Stock and Station Agents. Stoddart and laclean, THE NEW BUTCHERS, OR QUALITY. Corned Meat Small G(oods a sp...