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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
SH RTS d are the order of the day, if your laun dress uses" Silver Star" Starch. See that she does, and that the package bears the o~riin6a label. SILVER STAR STARCH The BEST in the WORLD ~~ 5e_----!iI Saved from death by Mellin's Food. The invigorating value of Mellin's Food is never more apparent than in extreme cases such as this. The following speaks for itself :- "As a last resource, Viva was fed solely on Mellin's Food, otherwise she would have died. Where other foods failed, Mellin's succeeded, and I only regret I did not commence with it earlier."--C. E. Brock, Newtown, Sydney, N.S.W,?, The Moral--Get Mellin's and leave no room for regret Let us send you a handbooE for Mothers, "Tht Care of Itfants" its Australia-post FREE& MESSRs, GOLLIN & CO. PROPRIETARY, LTD., ?MdLsoRux.
CHAMPION BULL OF RHODESIA. THOUSAND GUINEA TROPHY. OPEN TO THE WORLD. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
CHAMPION BULL" OF BHDESIA. THOUSAND; GUINEA TROPHY. OPEN TO THE WORLD. The hodesia " Fariners and Ltind Owners' Associatioii, Soith Africa, is offer ing a thousand-guinea trophy for the cham pion bill of Rhodesia. The trophy is. i floating one, and is open to the stock breeders of any country. The, money prize to "go with. it is .£50, and a replica of the trophy accompanies .-it.. The following statement is made by Mr. P. B S. Wrey, president of the Bulawayo Agricultural society: ."The: whole of the money requisite for the trophy, .itself .has. already been raised, anddis entirely the result of individual sub Scriptions,' and I take this opportunity, oin behalf of the society, of thanking all thiose who have already' given, to Ithle fund, and,- in anticipation, thank those' who, I feel sure, are still going to. give, for. it s inot alone for. the trophy that. funds are required, but.. large expenditure will be •iecessary to erect. ample and adequate au commodation' in. our show yard...
THE WINNING MOVE [COPYRIGHT.] [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
TIHE WINNIWOG MIOVE. 3Y RAYMfUND ALLEN. (COPYRIGHT.] As Grant passed along the hall of the -Bull Hotel in the assize town whei'e cir cuit business called him, a young woman rose from the corner and came towards hiln with quick steps. "I beg your pardon, but I think you are Mr. Grant." She spoke with an educated, distinct voice,, and her manner betrayed a struggle between shyness and a certain eager anxiety. HIer face struck Grant at once as beautiful, and there was a troubled appeal in her eyes that caught his attention. "Yes, my name is Qrant. Can I do any thing for you?" "Mr. Marlin tells-me that you are going to defend my brother at the assizes. He is our solicitor." "Mr. Marlin is coming to see me this evening about your brother's case, but I don't even know your brother's name." "Robert Stmaley is my brother's name," she replied. "Mr. -Marlin will be able to tell you everything about the case, but I want you to know from the first that my brother is innocent, absolutely innocen...
DIAGNOSING TUBERCULOSIS. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
DIACNOSINC TiBERCULUOSIS. An American authority, iihen questioned in regard to tuberculosis in cattle, stated that there are three methods of diagnosing tuberculosis; the ophthalmic, the intra dermal and the thernmal test, the latter being the mdst common. The ophthahnic test consists of putting a- small. quantity of tuberculin, in the eye of the cow to Ibe tested. The tuberculin is diluted or a salve is made of it. In 18 hours or les; if the animal 'be tubercular, there is ,hown a marked inflammation of the membranes of t.ie eye and a slight diseharge If the animal is. free from tuber culosis hese symptoms will not arise. The intradermal test consists of inject ing into the fo0ds of the skin one side of the tail a small quantity of tutberculin. The injection is made here as the location offers an opportunity for a. comparison with tOle opposite side. The injection must be made into the skin, not under. If the animal Tbe tubercular, within 48 hours after the injection there will app...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
FREE Distribution of Special Trial Bottles of TURKISH IIENNA, for GREY HIAIR. Snd Id. Itamp for Po tape. DUERDIN and SAINSBURY, Wholesale Druggists, Melbourne. ARE You Troubled with Cort?.. AOORIN BILK speedily Removes Obstinate Corns Without Pain. Sold everywhere or posted direot oi sending ?d. in .tamps. DUEJIDIN and RAINSBURY, Mel; botn. The two lines we now niention are Watches that, although low in price, may be completely relied upon. They are :ma'de speially for us, and priced at bedrock to ensure quick sales. You will find them the very best value in th~i city. Genuin e Keyless English Lever, silver- hunting cases, jewelled, all latest improve munts, 2 years guar- 3 / antee .. .. . . * * Also, the a.ane Watch, in genuine gold . illed cases, wtear equal to solid gold .. . 1 unters, S237 BOURs E-STREET. Opposite Theatre Royal.
SAILORS' PICNIC. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
SAILORS' PCUNIC. In continiation of the Christmas pro gramme provided by the Missions to Sea ment for all seamen in port, an enjoyable outing was held in the grounds of "'Cattarno," Caulfield, by invitation of the Misses Slaey. The merry party of Neptune's .sons was conveyed by motor bus, and sports, cricket and football were the order of the day when once their desti mation was reached. The football match, apprentices v. stokehold, resulted in a draw, but the tuig of war gave the laurels to the sailors: "Much amusement was caused by a suffragette race. Dinner and. tea were sered' picnic fashion under the' trees, and, w'ith excellent arramgements made by the Ladies' Harbor Lights Guild, everything went off merrily. In the evening an entertainment was given at the :intitute. 'Mr. D. T. Player gave humorous .impersonations, and Miss: 8i. Lewellin liresided at the piano. The' prizes won at the sports were distributed by Mrs. W. H.;.Swanton.
TWENTY MILLION HORSES. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
: TWENTY MILLION IHOR SES Whilst' complaints are pretty general ini America-as to the injury sustained by the horse breeding industry of that country in consequence of the effects of unfavorable legislation, it is interest;ng to notice from official returns that horses and mules a.re the only animals there"which do' not show. decreased numbers. The complaints refer more particularly to blood stock. Accord ing to the figures given by the Washington Agricultural department,; there were, 'at the beginning of this year, 20,567,000 horses in the United States, as compared- with 20,509,000 at the, commencement of 1912. Values, too, were well maintained, being £22 16/10 per head, as against £21 16/11 in the previous twelve months: This pro gress is considered satisfactory, especially in. view of the ever increasing use of motor driven vehicles. for farm and other. work. In spite of, that comnpetition horses more than hold their own. Notable horse States are Iowa, with 1,563.000; Illinois, ...
TALES & SKETCHES MOLLY'S HUSBAND. [COPYRIGHT.] CHAPTER IV.—HER WEDDING NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
MCA" MOLLY'S :HUSBANDU BY RICHARD MARSH, Author .of "The Rogue's Progress," "The Beetle," Ce. ,[COPYRIGHT.] -HAPTER IV.:-HER WEDDING _ NIGHT. bolly's bedroom w'as not a very cheer fful apartment; it was small, ill-furnished, not particularly clean; there was about if that ildefinaible a?ir of mustiness which is to be found .ometimes in furnished apart tents in: ,old London houses.. The apart-: ment; harnmonised .with Molly's nmood. :Sheo went r?ehing' in, locked the .door :lehind: her,: threw herself face downtfards on -the bed, and cried. Slight and fragile though .she :seemed, .she wivas not, as a -rule, of the crying -eort. She had? not been brought up .i. a ;tearul school; exhibitions of emo tiris of any sort or kind ,Lady i~itford very much. disliked.. Apparently the mo ment had come in which the girl had. to grive -vent to her feelings somehow; so she cried-on her wedding day. ° Not for very long. Piesently she turned, perched herself on the :side of the bed, and clenched her ...
WENSLEYDALE SHEEP. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
' WENSLEYDALE rSHEEP. A furtlher importation of Wensleydale sheep has been made by Mr. E. Carr Hor dern, for. his Colo Vale property, N.S.W. The latest arrivals comprise . ram lamb and two sheairling ewes; which were landed last week in Sydney from the Themistbcles. The iam, 'Prince Arthur, which was bred by the executors of the late Thomas Miller, of Carperby, Yorkshire, was one of a pen of five shearlings that won the president's plate at the society's show and sale this year, as well as* numerous other prizes at York'shire shows. One of the .ewes hails from the same breeder, and the other from the stud of R.'H. Hodgseon, of Leyburn, Yorkshire.. 'This 'latter' ewe -is registered in the.stud book of the'W'ensieydale Sheep breeders' 'Association;, arid 'the 'other ewe and the ram in the stud book of the Wenslevdale Blue-facet ,Sheep Breeders' Association. .Mr. Hordern's first inporta tioti of the breed was made in 1906, and he states that they have' done fairly well upon the rather ...
LEAGUE OF THE CROSS FESTIVAL. PICNIC, SPORTS AND CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
LEAGUE OF 'THE CROSS FES'IVAL. PICNIC, SPORTS AND CONOERrT. The silver jubilee of the Catholic Total 'Abstinence League of the Cross was cele brated on, Boxing day with a picnic ex Curslon and sports at Mentone, and in the evening a concert at. the Ma sonic Hall. The picnic and sports were held in the Mentone recreation reserve, a place that happily combined a large hall, a running track and cosy corners for picnicking. A lavish enough railway service enabled a thousand or two mnembers aiid supporters of the league to travel to" the place in comfort, and in the bright weather, tempered by fresh breezes off the waters of the Bay, they spent the day in quiet ple~sities. There were more or less exciting races and competitions for' those- who cared for" sport; a few side dhows for the many children-the juvenile spirit, in fact, ,inspired the, whole gather ing, irrespective of age-and there was music for everyone, most of it from St. Vipcent de Paul's Boys' Orphanage Band. TfUe gathering...
INFLUENCE OF BRITISH STOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
INFLUENCE OF BRITISH. STOCK. When a comparison is made between the amount paid by Great Britain for imported meat and the sum received by home breed ers for pedigree sltck sent -abroad, the :figures are certainly disappointing from dne point of view, on account of the vast ness. of the former and the comparative smallnes of the latter. If, ho6irevcr, the question, is further considered it ivill `be recognised. that the one is, very closely as sociated with the other .: .There can be little doubt that if it had not been for the influence of British stock practically none of the countries that have developed meat production" on an extensive scale wolild have been able to do so. It has been the pure bred cattle, sheep and pigs that have been exported from the .United Kingdom that have enabled native stocks.in distant re gions to be .improved as they have been. The original herds and flocks of those countries would have been of little use for the purpose; it would have taken many genera...
SALVATION ARMY CAMP. A WELL-CONTROLLED SCHEME. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
i . SALVATION ARMY CAMP. SA WELL-CONTROLLED SCHEME. ..Commissioner and Mrs. Hay and staff visited .the Salvation Army camp on Satur day afternoon. The tents are situated on a cleared spot ibetween Mentone and Mor dialloc. The idea was introduced three years ago, and the interest has so increased that 67 young men and boys were enjoying the fresh air by the sea under proper con ditions. When the lads return, albout an equal number of girls will take their places. Each batch is under the control ot selected officers, and the whole t?hing demonstrates what can be done by a well organised and managed camp under cor reet influences. The appetites of the lade may 'be judged by the fact that each day the camp consumes 36 lb. meat, 10 large aoaeves, 10 tins jam and 10 dozen rock cakes, to say notShing of the other ordinary articles of diet. Needless to say, there is nothing in the way of drink stronger 'than tea and cordials. The latter are not included in the modest charge of 10/ for the w...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
PROTECT YOUR OWN INTERESTS BY PACKING YOUR GOODS IN THE MOST RELIABLE BOX, Wire bound boxes are now very largec.y used for the packing of butter, and have proved in this connection of unique value. They have prevented pilfering, and by their lighter weight have made substantial savings possible in railway freights. Fur thermore, the system of construction em ployed renders them particularly strong. The reinforcement effected by the wire causes a light box to be much less liable to breakage than one constructed solely out of a heavier wood. The principle can be profitably extended to fruit cases, and orchardists are strongly advised to give our wire bound fruit case a trial. At, Glenormiston the local milk powder factory is packing its output in wire bound boxes that, contain a hundredweight, and the management speaks favorably of the xew departure. Full particulars from VICTORIAN BUTTER FACTORIES CO-OPERATIVE COVIPAIY 47i KINPEG-tiTRElitI C THE DIPPING AC£T. This Act has now been am...
CHURCH NEWS. DEAN PARKYN, OF BALLARAT, TO RESIGN. BALLARAT, Sunday. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
DEAN PARKYN, OF BALLARAT, TO RESIGN. - BATI.ARAT, Sunday. Dean Parkyn, of the Anglican Church, Ballarat, announced on Sunday night it was his intention to resign his charge and re turn to England at Easter. He rMentioned that he had been over sixteen years dean and vicar at Christ Church, Ballarat, and that his relations with the congregation of the church and the people generally had been of the most cordial dharacter. He felt, however, that the change was neces sary. The proposed resignation and return to R-ngland of Dean Parkyn came as a great surprise to many in the congregation, and hopes were expressed that an effort would be made to retain shim in Australia in the interest, d.f the Anglican Church generally. During his sixteen years' residence in Bal larat the dean has. raised over £13,000 for Anglican Ohurch puirposes, including £9000 for the bishop's endowment fund.
HOSPITAL PATIENTS AND STAFF ENTERTAINED. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
HOSPITAL PATfIENTS AND STAFF -ENTERTAINED. On Christmas day the president (Cr. W. M'Neilage). and committee of Williams town and Fdotscray Hospital attended at the institution named and entertained patients, matron and, num:ring staff at after noon tea. On behalf of the eommittee, Cr. M'Neilage took the, opportnui'ity; too; of presenting to the matron and, each of the. serveral nu?ies a fountain pen.,
BOYS' CAMP AT MORNINGTON. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
BOYS' CAdM'P AT MOR.NINGTON. Under the direction of Mr. H. H. Rich ardson, the Y.M.C.A. is holding its annual Christmas camp at Mornington in the spacious Ame.field Park, a portion of which Mr. Campbell has placed at their disposal. The advance party arrived on 22nd ult., and the main party on Christy mas eve, travelling by rail to Mornington and thence by motorbus to the camp, which is four miles distant. A strong wind arose during the night, playing havoc with many of the tents. Altogether there are about 100 men and boys in camp, and the big field service marquee and the sur rounding tents look very impressive. On Christmas day sunshine and rain alter nated, dhilidering the proper carrying out of the daily routine, and so the day was spent in exploring the. surrounding country and in games of various des.criptions. A concert programme was arranged for Christ mas night,. and this, together with camp fire yarns and scouting games, made an enjoyable evening. The camp was open for vi...
THE Y.M.C.A. A CHRISTMAS ENTERTAINMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
, gTiE Y.M.C.A A OIHRISTMAS ENTERTAINMENT: Young men away from home, especially recent arrivals from the old land, were the guests of the' Y..M.C.A. on Christmas evening. Under the leadership of the pre sident, Mr. Chas. F. Crosby, supported by Mr. Henry Stead, about fifty young men enjoyed an excellent repast, prepared and served by members of the Y.M.C.A. la dies' auxiliairy; and afterwards spent to gether a thoroughly merry evening.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
TRY 1T I U R .BA'S'H IBY APPOINTMENT. TO H.M. THE KING. MARVELLOUS PREPARATION Refreshing as a Turkish Bath. Invaluable for all Toilet Purposes. Removes Stains and Grease Spots from Clothing, Etc., Allays the Irritation caused by. Mosquito Bites. Restores the Colour to Carpets. Cleans Plate and Jewellery. Softens Hard Water. _ Price 1/- p.deFBottle. Of all Grocers and Chemists. SORUBB & 00. (Australia), Ltd., Melbooirne, Victoria. "?-^ .. . - ... . ~,= -I-..turo of SiCrbb 8 Co. on each Bottle. ESTABLISHED 85 YEARS. TEIE TRUSTEES; EXECUTORS AND AGENCY COMPANY LIMITED No. 412 Collius-street, Melbourne. CAPITAL SUBSCRIBED.. '.-; £150,000 CAPITAL PAID UP.. .. ., £90,000 FURTHER RESERVE LIABILITY ... .. ..... .. . .. £150,000 RESERVE FUND (invested in Debentures, Stock and First Mortgage) ..: : .. . £50,000 • Amount at Credit of Estates, Trusts and Clients, 30th June, 1913 .. .. .. £10,120;,49 DIRECTORS.--John Grice, Esc.," Chairman; J. H. MacFarland, Esq., fM.A., LL.D., Vice-Cha...
CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK.—DEC., JAN. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 3 January 1914
CALENDAR -FOR THE WEFIK.-- DEC,, JAN. , PHASES OF THE MOON. S Fit? t Quarter, 4th, at 11,9 p.m., o r 1 o :lkull Moon, 12th; at 3.09 p.m. Last Quarter, 15th, at 10.30 a.m.' n o 1 New Moon, 26th, at 4.34 p.mi;: - , Apogee, 4th; at 0.86 a.m. nh Per ge, 16th, at 4.2 p.m. HMI U,?rM S IVictorian Embassy left 1878'?).8 744 ,?i 1st Sunday after Christmas 4- ? 7-4q S. 2 W. E. Gladsone born 1809 O C 7 .44 I,. l3ydyincy Exchange opened 18.7 15, 0 1.4 '. 31'Jus. lIiginblo.h:.m died., a 65 1892 b.' 11745 II'. 11sew Years Day 5. 2.4 ':, 2 Port 'Arthiur sur. by Russians 19055. 2 .46 Departure of English Mails.- -Mails .leave.' for England:-Per. Maiwa, 31st December; per Oron tes, 8th January:. Sposial Advertleome nta.. TATIO.NAL TR USTEES EXECUTORS and AGENCY COMPANY OF AUSTRALASIA LTD. Capital Subscribed, " £150,000; Paiid Up, £30,000, of which. £10,000 is in the hands of Government as Guarantee Fund. 1a a Ind.LSi, E FUND, £29,000. Livested in Offl-e Premises. S DIRECTORS: Hion. WALTER MADD I'N (...