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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

IN STUDYING YOUK DRESS, STUDY YOUR POCKET, TOO 111 Don't Pay Higher Prices for Suit* no better than Minol 1 deal strictly for Cash, consequently have no Irnd dobtn for whioh yoo have vo pay. I import all my ma torir.lfl diroot from the manufaotnr* «ia. aad tiiaVc all Buiu on my <rwn promises. I oan ffiro jo a a largo assortment ol shade* to choow from in fancy designs and th« very latwt Indigo Dy« tweeda, worst* odj, Viotiiua, Twills, and tha faraoua Geeloaf Sorgo SAO SUIT TO MSASUBB. 35/ KADS tO MKABUEI. A large a&Mrt m*nt of Oi«r ook^inga t* ehooeo from at vhb -»rio®. Patterns, Tap* and S.M. Form *ent t-a any ad dress, P«ri JTtco. ^ W. H. BiSUCE' xna PEor-LE'fi tailor. 1B9 EOCJ5S.E-tf.T., UBLBOUKNH. "iT gigaiumKT iu.ur'.» i^igsg GuineaWatch (GUNMETAL or NICKEL) Your Moneys Worth and More T. GAUNT & CO. PTY. LTD. J*v«IUr«, WftlchRulcu, OptJciuu 337-.-I39 Bourke Street, Melb. o EYESIGHT TESTED GRATIS AT LAST! HIOJl-OhAfiS SWEDISH BBPA*A TORB available u, p...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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INTERESTING INVENTIONS. COMING AUSTRALIAN PATENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

INTERESTING INVENTIONS. J OOMIMU AUSTRALIAN PATEN XB. it m reported by tho null known Pa tent, Attorneys, lUw-sr.s. G. U. Turri <fc Co., ot "Xiio itiulto,"' Collins Street, Melbourne, that lu tho ordinary courto, J/atents ot tho (Jominouwuilth will bo granted in respect oi all or moat, ot tho iollowing invention*. Complete Bpe eiucauoua and drawing* arc publicly available. Milking Muchim;—hand operated i (OiJlii—lil/o)—Xho teats aro aoted upon by pads controlled by cords. — A. 1*. j I tieyman, purchaser uom J. <Noiison, | Denmark. i Cultivator <0310—127o)—A channel nan lraiiiL', triangular with Uovicub to roceivo ami hold iwiuci>.—A. U. \ totoria. Wire strainer and Twister (038(J— 127?)—A yoke carrier a. vinch barrel, having horns, etc.—J. 0 Callaghan, , Victoria. | Head Gear for Windmill (G5GU— 1278)—This pump mill ban toothed rc duotion gear in an oil tight casing with oil distributing devices. — J. Alston, Victoria. Jjt'tacliubio fccarilior sha...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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BALLARAT PRODUCE MARKET. Thursday. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

BALLAKAT PRODUCE MAR KET. Thursday. I The local quotations are:— Wheat, 3/5 to 3/6 for prime milling. Oats: fair feed, 1/6 to 1/8 fur stout, heavy mill ing. Barley: Prime, 3/6; fair to good, j/G; Cape, 2/3. Flour, _£8/io/. fBrau £4 io/; Pollard, ^4 15/; Potatoes, New, L4 5/. Hay: Besl chaffing, 37/6 to 40/; new manger, 45/; old, X'2/7/6. Straw, 30/to 32/6.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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OBITUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

OBITUARY. m - ■ •. TIic sad news was received in Creswick yesterday (Thursday) morn ing of the death of Mrs (iuo. Ward, of Wonthagpi, and formerly of Creswick. No particulars are yet to hand regard ing her death. Deceased was a sister of Mrs Geo. Sherriff, and wife of Mr Geo. Ward, son of the late Mr Jonah Ward, who was a well-known mining manager. Deep sympathy is expressed for the bereaved husband and family of four youDg children,

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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MELBOURNE LIVE STOCK MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

MELBOURNE LIVE STOCK MARKET. Fat Sheep—32,000 yarded. The market opened steady, and as sales progressed becamu keener, hardening to improved rates. Quotations:— Prime crossbred wethers. 18/6 to 20/; extras, 20/6 to 23/9; good, 17/ to 18;; seconds Irom 15/ Prime crossbred ewes, 15/6 to 17/; extras from 18/; good, 14/ to 13/; others from 10/. Piiuie merino wethers, 16/3 to 18/9; good, 14/y to 15/ijseconds, 12/0 to! 14/; inlerior from' io/, with merino ] ewes from 7/ to 1 7/ 1 l7at L/uubs—l'rimi; colli i,t 15/ to1 17/; piime iilioni iainlis sold from 13/ to 1I1/; extras, iy/6 to ?.uj\ good, 13/(1 to >.|/G; gooil shorn lambs from 12/ tu 13/9; second and inferior from y/ The Chinese gardens at Rochester have done well with tomatoes this icisoii. For nearly tivo months they have been entraining them to Mel bourne and other markets at the rate of 400 cases per week. The earlier consignments realised from 20/ to ?s/ pet case, us the crops '$uutk i were oo( for sale,

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

HOW TO NEUTRALISE DANGEROUS STOMACH ACIDS. Few people besides physicians real ise the importance of keeping the food contents ol the stomach free from acid feiuieutation. Healthy normal diges tion cannot take place while the delicate lining of the stomach is being inflamed and distended by acid and wind—the result of fermenting food in the stomach. To secure perfect digestion, fermentation must lie stop ped or prevented, and the acid neutra lised. I'ur this purpose physicians usually recommend getting a little hisuratcd magnesia from the chemist and taking half a tcaspoonful in a little hot or cold water immediately a'"-'1, eating. They rccommeud hisuratcd magnesia because it is pleasa»<_ lu l ike, 1ms ivi disagreeable after cllect and inritatitly stops fermentation, neutralise:; the acid and makes the sour acid food bland, sweet and easily digested. The regular use of bisuratcd mag nesia—be sure you get the bisurated, as other kinds of magnesia are of little value—is an ...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Bowling. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

Bowling. A three-rink team from the Ballarat | City Club will visit Creswick on j Saturday afternoon next. Members o( | the local club who can make it con- '4 venicnt to play will kindly notify the '$ acting secretary. The final match for the trophy pre- | sented by Cr W. P. Northcott, the fi president of the local bowling club, was brought to a conclusion last $ Tuesday evening on the Creswick i green. The Rev G. W. Harrison and ;; Dr G. F. Sleeman were the contestants, i and both started from 10 behind J scratch. The game was commenced last Saturday, and when play ceased M for the day the scores were :—Dr Sleeman, y points in front ; Rev liar- J rison, s in front. The latter quickly ' overhauled his opponent, after which scoring was equally divided. The rev I gentleman had the mat when the totals were called iS—17 in his favor. Or v< Sleeman scored a 3 at the next head, j and followed it up with a siogle, and ^ with the scores at 21—iS he became g the winner of the trop...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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ARTIFICIAL MANURING. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

ARTIFICIAL MANURING. Tlio wliolo object of artificial manur ing boiag to supplement tliu deficien cies of tuo soil, it is highly dc&irublo that a larmer should ascortain by trails in tho livid what is tho actual amount of increase winch ho obtains from thu application ol tlio manures ho purchases A lew earefully-mado *x pcriments will teaoh him what tiis land and crops aro roally in need of. Should ho use suporphosplmto an well as nitrate of soda lor his wheat? What dressing of tho nitrato is most econo mical H suporplu*>phato alone suffi cient for his turnip crop, or should ammonia or nitrato bo employed as well? What is tho smallest quuntity of .suporphosplmto sufficient lor tho crop? Will it pay to uso potash .salts for his seeds, his pasturo, or his potato orop? Theso and many other 0"°^ tions cau only bo answored by trials on his onu fields. On tho farmer's Uuowlcdgo of such facts will depend tho economy with which ho ia able to uso puixihnsed manures, which aro by h...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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MINISTERIAL ELECTIONS. THE POLLING. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

ministerial elections. : Hi . THE POLLING. The elections for the three contested seals for the Legislative Assembly, racant by acceptance of office of Messrs Watt, Mackinnon aud Hutch inson in the ucw Liberal Ministry, took place yesterday. The following figures jbowiug the polling were received as we went to press:— Esskndon. Walt (Premier) 6183 Kcane (Labor) 4761 (Complete.) I'rahran. Mackinnon (Attorney-General) 5641 Webber (Labor) 4184 (Complete.) Borunc. Hutchinson (Minister of Agriculture) 2449 AlcRae (Corner Party) 1554 (Incomplete.) Result cannot be altered.

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WOMEN'S INTERESTS [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

WOMEN'S INTERESTS (By "Ambroeino.") Velvet nock-bands and satinflounees aro two of the erazos of tho moment. A narrow black velvet ribbon with a pendant, or a largo baroquo pearl is much, worn with whitu oIousob for morning wear. fcjoino peoplo hu.vo oven adopted tho fashion of wcariug the fiat wrist watch mounted ou a bJack vel vet ribbou-braeelct, ami this oighteouth century fashion makes a quaint eon traat with a tailor-made dress. There is a new garment coining into vogue which ia partly scarf and partly pole rine. A pretty one wad in wido mate rial, tho border of which consisted of a blanket stitch in thick Berlin wool, worked first in black, and then over that in white. Tho effect at a distance was woi unlike ermine. iN'ot for many a year had lace played so interesting a part in tho modea as it has this season. The eil'ort to widen the silhonettu ut least 0 little, has had something to do with tho matter; for llounces have been brought from the imbo of discarded things, and wh...

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BOROUGH COUNCIL. TUESDAY, JANUARY 13. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

BOROUGH COUNCIL. Tuesday, January 13. Prcasnt:—TIil Mayor (Cr W. 1'. Nortlicott, J.P.), and Urs McPhce, Broom, Ellis, Gray, and Wilson. In the absence of the town clerk (Mr Geo'. Maughan), who ' had goDC away lor a holiday, the duties were under taken by Mr A. 15. Grose, the rate collector. COKKKSroNDKNCK. l'roni Sir Alexander Peacock, in reply to the council's letter asking that i an endeavor be made to have drill boring operations carricd out in the Creswick district, forwarding a letter he had received from the Hon ]. Drysdale Brown, Minister of Mines, stating he would take an early oppor tunity of discussing the matter with him (Sir Alexander Peacock.) From C. Russell, stating it was his inteution to apply at next meeting for an extension lor a period of three years of the agreement regarding surplus water from Bragg'sdam, made between the council and himself on the 27th April, igu. Dealt with iu connection with the finance committee's report. From Municipal Association, with co...

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PEARS BECOMING SCARCE. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

PEARS BECOMING SCARCE. During tho last few years the de niund for perfect pearls has been so great that now the supply on hand is practically exhausted, and tho leading jewellers of Europe fear that for some time there will bo a dearth of these costly £erns. "It l.s true," says M. C. Ohincolle, an expert, writing on the subject, "that in tho thousands of pearl oysters M'iiich are being constantly brought up from tlie deep, many beautiful pearls aro found, but even if twice as many were found the supply would still be insutticient. The prioo oi pearls ha> increased greatly ol late, yet the more they cost tho inoro eagerly aro they sought. "Naturally, the domand is greatest for those wliioh aro faultless. A jew eller who has a finei row of symmetrical pearls can bo sure of soiling it at a high price. A few days ago I saw a necklace containing lo pearls, of which 12 were black. it is worth £10,000, and will certainly be sold within a week. "Wealthy Americans aro especially fond of p...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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PREPARATION OF THE SOIL. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

PREPARATION OF THE SOIL. A thorough preparation of tho M)ii w one oi the duet iactors in succe&sfui management of tho soil. Soils tlmt aro badly run down by continuous crop ping may bo restored to thoir original state of productiveness by tho Use ol fertilisers, but tho cause of siniill re turns is not always Uuo to a lack ol fertility. Muuy (xiudilums may pre vail which preveut tho plant attaining a healthy development. lietler con ditions, ubtainod by drainage, liming, etc., may bo necessary beloro tho plan can avail itsell of lurther addi tions ol plant food. The more per fect the condition of tho soil is made tho bettor will plants bo able to attain tho highest development; there will, then, bo grentor conversion of food into crops. Our soils aro tho medium m which we can at pleasure convert pot ash phosphoric acid-nitrogon into cropB; therefore, is it not advisable to keep tho medium in tho highest state of ei fieicncy? Feed your crops as you do your animals, not inerol...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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TOWN-PLANNING FOR LIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

TOWN-PLANNING FOR LIGHT. Far-reaohiug reform in town-plnn uiug us a primary factor in tho bnttln .igiuu.st tuberculosis was demanded by the architect, Augustin itey, in an ad dress made before tho Freueh Society of Civil Kngiiieors. According to M. Key, cities of tlio futuro must bo to constructed thut tho direction of nil tlio streets shall correspond to tin* >un\s daily eoiirso in tho heavens, in order that tho inhabitants may receive tho maximum of light, which js tho greatest microbe-killer in existence. U'lio task of architects, lie saya, will bo to plan towns in such a way that every nook and corner tihull rocoivo share of tho hun's rays fur the greatest possible number ol hours daily. On this account ho insists that tho present system of small apartment;* will have to go, and their places bo taken by smaller and more airy dwellings, lie concludes by saying that tho presont nickname of Paris, "Tho City of Light," should bo that of all towns winch care for tho health of thei...

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FIGHT BETWEEN SHOWERS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

FIGHT BETWEEN SHOWERS. Although willing to meet death by a sword thrust, tho hero of 1UU duels has shown that ho objects very strongly to having wot feet. Ho is M. Koiizier Duicicres, a man wlio has at his linger ends all the rules and formalities ol tUo duel. Ono of his duel plexuuios iH to bo master of ceremonies at such uieot i ii lis. ills courage is undoubted, but net foot or dirty boots ho canuot staud. lio hud had soino small difference about a medical question, and it was decided tu sottlo tho quarrel by an appeal to tho sword. A meeting was arranged, and at olevcu o'olock puuutually Uio ene mii's laeod ono another "on guaid." itapicr points threatened—tliat matter ed nothing; hut tho sky was grey ami promised rain—and that wa.i serious. J'hoy sot to hevcely, t>o Ivercely that tho swords were bent, and new ones had to bo substituted. Tn<» sun sJjojjo dully, and at last tho ram came, niter -iit minutes of fierce combat. Duellists and seconds wero struck with pan...

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POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, JANUARY 15. (Before Mr D. Berriman, P.M.) [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 16 January 1914

POLICE COURT.           Thursday, January 15. (Before Mr D. Berriman, P.M.) Joseph Dean, an officer of the Victorian Railway Commissioners, proceeded against William Perry on a charge that he had on the 25th No vember last travelled in a train from Kingston to Crcswick without a free pass or ticket. Defendant pleaded not guilty, and was defended by Mr A. II. Ncvett (of Messrs Ncvett and Ncvett). Thomas Francis Ryan, special inquiry officer, deposed that he entered the 3 40 p.m. up train from Daylesford when it entered the Creswick station. Defendant was seated in the compart ment, and when asked for his ticket produced one from Creswick to Ballarat, which had not been checked, and defendant told him he had not entered through the barrier. He also produced tickets from Daylesford to Rocklyn and Rocklyn to Kingston. He stated he had walked from Smeaton to Creswick, and had done business at Allendale and Broomfield. He sa...

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MELBOURNE LETTER [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 20 January 1914

MELBOURNE LETTER {From our Spooial Oorroipondont.) Something Jiko an Amoriean inva sion has tukon plaoo in this city. Ab tho theatres, most of tho "turiw" are supplied by people from that country; , ragtiino has taken ^ possossioon o? tho homes, and tho public places whoro mu sic is mudo; and tho millionairo-con duuted baseball playors havo been loom ing large, not only aa exponents of tho gatnu that is to tlio Amorican what iootball is to tho Australian j but as tho lions of social and civio circles. But liko tho motor racing that was recently similarly "boosted," baseball failed to nrouso any enthusiasm, and if tho ob« jet of bringing a big party of plnyors who aro said t<i recoivo annual 4t re tainers" runuing into many thousands of dollars, to this country, was, as al leged, simply to proinoto understanding, of and interest in tho gamo, tho mon behind tho movemont aro duo for a lot of disappointment. Plenty of pooplo went to hco tho games on the first day. They were c...

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The Passing of the Poser [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 20 January 1914

The Passing of the Poser There are m> powers on the grand M.-alo now. Uur musicians havo >hort iiair and i>l;iy goli. Authors cannot bo distinguisneU from ordinary men. Art student* arc abandoning their amazing clothe*. Even peeUi have given up poetical looks, and instead of writing pretty lancies worry us with pooaia ol the outspoken natural school. Music is in tweeds, literature is in navy blue, and poetry is in a bowler hat. Apparently there is no chance of any return of alfcctatjon. Tho world becomes moro natural every day, ami every hour some neglected pose dies a natural death. There aro no .startling and picturesijuo figures. The glittering W'hi&tler was the last ei the artistic masters of pose, tho last nian willing to spend an hour beloro a looking-glass, tho last man—to use his own word—wiio could bo called "amazing." For now it is bad form to be amazing, and everyone b; ex pected to be a> insignificant as pos sible. The only,affectation 1 It is tho aH'...

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Household Hints [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 20 January 1914

Household Hints To remove dust from ridges on tho dour panels, u^o a soil, dry nail brush. The Kitchen Table: li your kitchen table i* nul a good color, dip a half a lemon iii dry whiting auu rub tho lablo wall this iho way of tho grain. U-ave for about live minutes, then acrtib and well rinse, and you will be d< lighted with tho result. To Ch-au Stouo Steps: Tho common method of cleaning them with hearth stone or caked whiting nut- only gives them a smeary appearance, but washes off with a shower of rain. Tho kol ■uvving preparation not only looks bot t« r, but in tho long run saves labor. Twice a week is Millieient for whiten ing, and tho remaining days washing tlio ntops.—Tako a gallon ot water ami color a deop blu<> wall stono blue, Bod in it lib of white size, dissolve >lb of whiting and three cakes of nipe-clay aiul t,tir well. Wash tho step.-, with this solution in a light quick manner, and liiii.sh with water in tho usual way. A ladv, whoso husban...

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Manners of the English [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 20 January 1914

Manners of the English The maimers of tho English arc, ol course, notoriously bad, wnethcr they livo in tho country or m tlio town; but 1 do not think Hint any one elas.> 15 worse than another. On tho whole, i am iuclmud to agree with Mr. .Ste phen Ueynolds and with .Mr. (Jhester imi, that tho poor aiu more ceremonial and courteous than tho rich. They are not, it is true, gilted with the gra eu/usne.«.s of tho Spaniard or tho 13re ton peasant. English mechanics or labourers do not struggle with their bag of tools held in tuoir hands, iu order to take oil their cap to their fulow-workcr and to bid nim "good niurning," as 0110 sees workmen cio 011 iIks Danish highroad. Nor can they retuso a. tip—a iaro occurrence, I ad 1 mil—witli the graeiousness of the iVeiich workmen who lielped Steven sou with Ins canuo on hi* inland Voy age.—E. E. Given, in the •'.Millgate A i-'AliSIC Standard of Eliicienty. .. .y To take tho Olympic (.James seri ously—which is. whether wo like or no, the only...

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