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TUESDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
TUESDAY. 11.30 a.m.—Calarie. 11.30 a.m.— Condotiolin, Newlands, Bedgsrabong, M'P.hillamy's, Hall's, Rawlia 3, Jemalong, Kennedy's, Sweeney's, Bogandillon, Porter's, Cadow, Morgan Bros.', Hope, Borambil, Monwonga, Pretoria, Warroo Police, Garra\x=req-\ wobbity, Eulomo, Traversdale, Dunns (Fairview), Donkin's, Corrinella. 3.55 p.m.—Sydney, T.P.O., Bathurst, Orange, Young, Cowra, Mel; v bourne, ■ Molong, Cookamidgera, Parkes, Tichborne, Daroobalgie. (Late fee, 4.5 p.m.). 9.30 p.m.;—Eugowra, Cowra, Goola\x=req-\ gong, Grenfell, Ooma Creek, Wenz's, Ooma station.
LOCAL LAND BOARD. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
LOCAL LAND BOARD. A meeting of ihe Local Land Board, for the Land District of Forbes, •will be held in the Court House at Forbes commencing: at 10 a.m. on the 11th Mc^ch, when the following business will-be dealt with:—\x=req-\ Consideration. Special 'lease .11/153, IS. : M. J. Field; a.c.p. 11/55, conversion of c.l/, Goldsborough Mort and Co.; scrub lease 10/7, L. May. Proposed Transfer. Settlement lease 62S, M. C. M'Phil\x=req-\ lainy to \V. J. Murray.
TRAIN TIME TABLE. FORBES MAIL [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
TRAIN TIME TABLE. FORBES MAIL DOWN. Arr. a.m. SYDNEY a.m. ORANGE ■ 4.47 Borenore ........... 6.34: Molong 6.3 Manilda 6.59 Bumbury ..........7.42 PARKES 8.45 FORBES . 9.40 UP. Arr. Dep. p.m. p.m. FORBES ..... ...... 4.50 PARKES ........... 5.35 6.0 Bumbury ........... 7.5 ' 7.7 Manildra ... .. . ... .. 7.45 7.50 Molong ...... . . .... 8.30 8.45 Borenore ........... 9.21 9.23 ORANGE ........... 9.50 10.10 a.m. SYDNEY 6.15
MAIL TIME TABLE. MONDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
MAIL TIME TABLE. MONDAY. 7.15 a.m.—Parltes, Bogan Gate, Condobolin Station, Burrawang Station. ^tfcjrie. 3.^5 p.m.—Sytto^j, T.P.O. No. 2, Bathurst, Youltg', bourne, Molong, Cookamidgera, Parkes, Ticliborne, Daroobalgie, Goolagong, Nanima, and Toman\x=req-\ bil via Cowra, Grenfell via T.P.O., Trundle and Bogan Gate ■ via Parkes (late fee, 4.5 p.m.).
THE LAST RAINFALL. PATCHY DOWNPOUR. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
THE LAST RAINFALL. PATCHY DOWNPOUK. It is rarely indeed that so patchy a rainfall has been experienced here as that of Saturday night'last.- For instance, whilst 40 points fell in Forbes in a.-short time, the dust was • lying on the road beyond Fitzger* aid's bridge. • Again, out on the • Marsden Road there were pools of water three miles out, and then a dry-dust arpa out at Caricatell, 15 miles distant, which looked as if it : had never known ram. .Coming up the river fronr Bedgerabong, on the south hank, no~rain had fallen, ex-, cept within two miles of the town. Another instance of the patchy nature of the fall is that: down tne river as far"as Day's, from about a couple .of miles out, no rain had fallen. The following rainfalls ' are . re\x=req-\ corded:—Forbes; -10 points, Bedgera\x=req-\ bong 0', though it is rumoured that til! points fell at one particular place; Glen Yarra 36, Burrawang 71, Farltes IS. Cowra and Grenfell report; sharp showers, and at Tichborne a sharp fall, ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
CORRESPONDENTS WANTED. . 'The Advocate' wants correspondents in every part of the district. Persons willing to act are invited to communicate with us at once. FORBES GOLF CLUB. The Annual Meeting of Members and Intending Members of" the above will be held at Flaunery's Hotel TOMORROW (Wednesday) EVENING, at S o'clock. , J. J. FLANNERY, Hon. Sec. FIREWOOD. ' Tenders wanted for 100 to 500 Cords, 5 foot lengths. To be, delivered at works at once. FORBES FEEZING CO., LTD., Daroobalgie. WANTED. Painters used to Swinging Scaffold. 1 A. BALL, Contractor, New Steel Reservoir, Water Works, Forbes. ■ TOWN HALL. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28. Forbes. This programme has been personally selected by Mr Brook in Sydney, and comprises a series of splendid films never before approached in' Forbes. POPULAR PRICES. F. H. BROOK, Manager. Forbes Freezing Works The above Works are NOW REOPENED after the Christmas "Vacation, and the Company are prepared to receive*1'stock l'or treatment on owners' account Same t...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
F. W. BftBQIX. leading coaci-ibuildbr, LACHLAN STREET, FORBES. Awarded at the Royal Agricultural Society of N.S.W., Sydney, Show, 1911— 1st Prize Tray Buggy. Special Prize Best Four-wheeled Vehicle. Gold Medal (the only gold medal awarded) for Champion Light Vehicle at the exhibition. This distinction has never before been won by a coachbuilder in the west. A CARD. Day and Night Telephone. 10S T. TWIST, Funeral Director, RANKIN STREET, FORBES. An Up-to-date Mourning Carriage at patron's service. Scottish Union&National Insurane Company. FUNDS, £6,000,000. Fire. Accident. Live Stock.\x=req-\ Policies issued to cover Dwellings, Furniture, Stores, Stock^ffi-trade, Farm Buildings, Crops;, Et \/ Personal. Accident, Sickness, Workmen's Compensation, and Live Stock Insurance, effected at lowest current rates. / EDWARD WEAVER & CO. Local Agents, Forbes. ESTABLISHED 18S5. THE LEADING FUNERAL DIRECTOR, Telephone 59. RULE BRITANNIA! Come One. Come All! And make the HOTEL VICTOR...
DRIVING WITHOUT LIGHTS. FAILED TO PROVE FACT. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
DRIVING WITHOUT LIGHTS. FAILED TO PROVE FACT. Mr E. S. 1-lallorau was this morning, at the Police Court, proceeded against by the police for driving his motor car within the town, and not carrying the prescribed lights. Sergeant Garstang appeared for the police, and Mr R. 13. B. Reymond for the defendant. The information in the first place had been laid by the Inspector of Nuisances, for the Forbes Municipal Council, and, was withdrawn, the' police then taking action under. the Trailic Act. Mr Reymond, for defendant, pleaded res judicata, which, In plain -English, means that once an. action has been instituted under pro~ per legal authority, and ..withdrawn* no,-.further action can1 be taken, against the same defendant. There\x=req-\ was long 'argument as to whether the\x=req-\ second action was laid on the same: subject matter, and the Bench decidedi to": talc$ evidence. The evidence failed to prove the fact that defendant: was ,in charge of the car, and thes case was dismissed.
CANOWINDRA TELEPHONE EXCHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
CANOWl'NDHA 'TELEPHONE' EXCHANGE. ;• Sir,—r have' to advise you that funds haye been authorised by me for the provision . of'. telephone exchange accommodation at post office, Canowiridra; New South Wales, "and arrangements are being'made for. the I. worlc to be put hi-hand.-1 Yours faitlitiullx, King O'Malley, Minister for Home Affairs, Melbourne. Tomingley Post Office Half Holiday.— Permission could not be granted for a change from Wednesday to Saturday afternoon.
CALARE FEDERAL CORRESPONDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
CALARE FEDERAL CORRESPONDENCE. Mr T. Brown, M.P., furnishes the following' copies of Departmental cor\x=req-\ respondence:— • DOG AN GATE-TRUNDLE MAIL 7,- TIME TABLE. Sir,-—I have, the lioncJr to inform" you that the time .'table',.of ^the Bogan Gate-Trundle iiiail service has been altered, in order to allow more time for sorting at jtlie former place. The following is tne amended time table:. Leave Bogan Bate—Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 12 noon. Arrive Trundle—Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday, 2.30 p.m.. Leave Tr.undle—Saturday, Tuesday, .and Thursday, 12.30 p.m. : ■ Arrive Bogan Gate—Saturday, Tues\x=req-\ ; day, and Thursday, 3 p.m. f
NEW LAND BILL. The Leasehold Principle. Sydney, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
NEW LAND BILL. The Leasehold Principle. Sydney, Tuesday. Mr G. S. Beeby, Minister for Lands, introduced his new Land Bill in the Assembly this morning-. ; The measure establishes, a new form of tenure, enabling settlers: to occupy, homestead: areas for the first live, years without payment, provided they expend two and a(.half per .cent, of the original capital value in imr proyements. . ■ ■ The bill provides/ for . perpetual lease of the landi to the settler at the end of five years if lie has fulfilled the conditions, when he will receive a.grant of the land... .. Th^re will also bp a new form of simple tenure for workmen's dwellings.
BROKEN HILL STRIKE. Sydney, Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
BROKEN HILL STRIKE. v Sydney, Tuesday. The strike, oC restaurant; and hotel employees ,in Broken Hill is in full swing. The strikers declare they will not resume till their demands for extra wages are conceded. There are between 400 and 500 idle: hands, and pickets are posted at all ' the hotels and restaurants. Wherever they find non-unionists at work the strikers are dragging them out.
CHANGE OF PARISH. REV. FATHER CASEY'S DEPARTURE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
CHANGE OF; PARISH. v REV. FATHER CASEY'S DEPARTURE. \ The Rev. Father Casey! on Sunday last, preached ^ his last semnori at St. Lawrence's, prior to' hi\> leaving Forbes for Cowraon Friday next. In taking formal leave of li'is^flock, he felt the severance keenly, aild in alluding to the proposed valedictory tliat was mooted, thanked hie congregation for alleging him to'decline ■any. ceremony'of:'the kind, though he assured them lie would- always ■-re-"* member with pleasure his stay in Forbes. He will be succeeded !by the Rev. Father Doran, of Oberon, pending the arrival of Father Campion, who meanwhile is ill in Sydney. Rev. Father Casey was appointed to Forbes when he first arrived- in this country, some five or six' years'; ago. lie : has exhibited during his .stay here 'a'.kindliness' and tolerance wjiich won for him the regard and affection of- his. people,: and those of other . faiths with whom he came-in" contact. The church at Cowra wili b.e strengthened by the presence o...
TO-DAY'S PLAY. Sydney, Tuesday, 1.30 p.m. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 27 February 1912
TO-DAY'S PLAY. ' : Sydney; Tuesday, 1.30 Ransford, c Hitch, b Foster .... 29 -Carter, c sub., b Barnes . .... . :. 11 Macartney, c .and b Woolley . . 26 Hordern, b Woolley .0 Hazlitt, run out . . . . .". . . . i . . 1 * Maclaren, not out . . : .... 0 • Sundries ..... . : . . . . : 9 Total' ... 176 (The individual scores make, the I total only 1 li6). •