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The Late David Pegrum. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

The &ata David Poffrnm. ? Thk jocKey, David Pegrum, who was Killed while riding at Muttama Races on Thursday last, was trained by Mr. Jas. LafFan (son of Mrs. Laffan. of Oueanbevan), for whom he worried for a good many years. .He was related to Mr. Meredith, of this town.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Black and White Snake. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

A Blftolr ud Wilt. 8uk». On Monday last, between Jier and Gininderra, a snaKe about 18 inches long was Killed by Mr. J. J. Moran, mail contractor. The . reptile, which is something of a curio, is of a deep blacK color with large white rings at regular intervals of about three-quarters of an inch. I Mr. Moran brought his find into town in a bottle, and it is now in the possession of Dr. Blacxall.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LOCAL NEWS. The Recent Tragedy. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

LOCAL NEWS. She B.crat Srantr. Bv Tuesday night's train Con stable Christian tooK FraiiK Cottam to Goulburn jail, where he is to await his trial.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Passing Notes. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

[?] QTUsrl IT is refreshing, to find one town where the professors of Christianity find it possible to tolerate each others' beliefs, and where the spirit of sectar-1 ianism doesn't seem to embitter the community. At a Lismore meeting recently, Bishop Doyle said that when, during the re cent fire, the flames were run ning through the Convent, Dr. Gaggin offered to place : his house at the disposal of the Nuns, and 9 n the following day Archdeacon Whyte: made a similar offer. - 'Sych &n action coming i/rom Protestant gentlemen, wasjwoitby of the highest icomrapndatioji.'' Rather Ahem, of *BalUna,«ilso «pote-«&^'gn»ri6la8ce,- ren dered by' Lismore Protestants. He said he was informed that one of the Ministers (Rev. M. Kirkpatrick) was lone of the hardest workers at the fire, and that if all his life depended on it he could not have striven better. ' I'd clap him on the back,' said Father Ahem ; ' that was humanity . right from the bottom of the heart.' # * «: The}- hav...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
QUEANBEYAN TRAGEDY. Continuation of the Inquest. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

QUEANBEYAN TRAGEDY. Continuation of the Inquest*. Sksr.-SergT. Willis (a portion of whose evidence appeared in our last issue) further stated that, when asked how it all happened, Cottam replied that he didn't , care about j answering any questions then. Witness took possession of a double barrelled gun (produced), both barrels of which were empty, and appeared to -have been recently dis charged. Senr. -Constable l_lem esha came up by this time, _ and accused Was taken to the lock-up by him. On Sunday evening wit ness saw accused in the cell, and asked him if he had fired a second shot, 'and he said, no — he had only fired ouce. Asked him how his face got burnt — the left side of accused's face was black when he was locked up. He replied that the powder had done it, but he didn't know bow. Produced two cartridge cases, one picked up in the room where the body was lying, and the other handed him by Mr. Gibbs of Dodsworth — both of the same description and brand. He ilso produced a bo...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Oddfellows' Service. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

OMMlowa' Wmiet. Sunday last was the, 50th anni versary of the Manchester Unity Oddfellows, and thej0elebrationof the occasion was tnanced by a special service at the local . Presbyterian Church, when the Rey. ? Mrffussel ptieached an. appropriate .sermon. Before theservice, there was 41 pro cession of members fipm the hall to the church. : ; . - .

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

Sales: Sales! Saks! Queanbeyan Licks the World for fjnlfrn ^ There re always Bales It's Woodger Bros.' Fault! THEY STARTED BUSINESS, Reduced the Prices, aud collared the Bulk of the Custom of the District, aud all the others are after ? them ? ? ? with Sales ! Sales ! Sales ! There were Resolving Sales that didn't Resolve, j Aud Dissolving Sales that didn't Dissolve, There are Discount and Fancy Sales: — Ne'er was the like seen in New South Wales ! It's Woodger Bros. Fault! They Brought the Prices Down ! Their Absolutely Genuine CLEARANCE SALE OF GROCERY and Hardware IS .A. IMIJLIR/VIEJL ! Come and Buy and Save Money. WOODGER BROS. General Merchants and Importers, QUEANBEYAN. investigate^ And see the Style and Taste wc get inlo our Tailoring.— ?* — ? It would surprise you to know wljat- ? -a Stylish ? Well-made ? Wear-Resisting Suit we exchange for Fifty Shillings. Numbers of our customers have told us that QUALITY FOR QUALITY and VWCK FO 3. PRICE OUR SUITS T71 T)T7T) rf~-T'Vr A T K...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Municipal Nominations. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

SCtuiiolpAl Yomluttoii*. Altough no official information is available concerning the nomina tions received in connection with the municipal elections, it is Known that Messrs. Harrison, AtKinson, and R. Moore have been nominated from the Reform side, and that other nominations include Messrs. Harris, Woodward, T. Woodger, and H. Downey, three of whom will pro bably receive the labor support. The nominations will be officially an nounced on Tuesday next.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BUNGENDORE. FAREWELL SOCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

BUNGENDORE. (Prom our Correspondent.) FABSWEXA 0OCXAX.. On Friday evening, January 27, a farewell social to Mr. and Mrs. Hargraves, who are leav ing Bungendore to take up their residence in Camden, was held in the Temoerance Hall. ? There were about 50 couples present, who seemed determined that nothing would be wanting on their part to make the event a decided success. The guests arrived about 9 o'clock, andfwere received by a deputation of lady and gentle men friends. Dancing then commenced, the Town Band, under Bandmaster Ward, help ing to provide dance music. They were ably assisted by two Queanbeyan bandsmen, Messrs Cantle and Nugent. Shortly after midnight, sup per was announced, and the company adjourned to the sup per room, where a goodly spread had been placed on the nicely-decorated tables. The chair was occupied by Mr. J. Anderson, and seated to the right and left of him were the guests of the evening. Mr* J. B. Mcjannett acted as vice chairman. After supper, the chairman...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

SALE! SALE! SALE! Prior to STOCK-TAKING. ® PfV *''? . . . J . . . Must clear their Huge Stocks . g. Bill and Son Their Annual Stock-Taking. 5s in the £ Refunded on all Cash Purchases of £1. 25 -per cent. Discount off all Goods in the above Departments. Bargains Everywhere. All Lines Reduced and Marked in Plain Figures to quit our Heavy Stocks. GROCERIES AT COST DURING THE SALE ! FENCING WIRE, BARB WIRE, GALV. IRON, BUILDING MATERIALS, TOOLS, OILS & PAINTS, CROCKERY, GLASSWARE, FURNITURE! ? at LOW BJLX jE PRICES I Accounts paid Monthly will be allowed the benefit of our GENUINE LOW PRICES. Don't Forget our Competition for Boy's and Girls. A WATCH each to the 807 and ft— £ GX&Xt under 14 who forms the Greatest H umber of Words out of eJLle HILL'S S-A.X.E. ? X«lsta to be sent to us not later than 96th February, to he Judged by Don't Forget the Date of our Sale! THURSDAY, 26th INST. ? ? d TTTT .T . Ae RO'KT (TFT AS. BURN, ?^^FZRJLCTIC-A-X, TJLIX.OK/ - - . MONARO STREET, ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SHORT STORY. CONSTANCE KENT. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

SHORT STORY CONSTANCE KENT. Torty years ago there redded at Boadhlll ??''?j lour ailM from Frome, s nDtlsnu named Samuel Savile Kant. Ha km a deputy-Inspector of faotories, and the father of * numerous family. It consisted of thmdeughters and a eon b y the first wife, i who bad oeeo afflicted with insanity ; and J three children bora of the seoond, who, prior : to h er marriage with Mr Kent, waa In hla service aa fcoverreaa. I On Briday night, June 29, i860. Ur ^ent, after family payer* and before retir iigtoreet at eleven, went, lantern in hand, We customary roonds to we tbat everything iruiib. 0 Over the hall was the & artery, There slept EUubstb Qougb, ia her ofatrgt nightlv being the the two youngest K«nts— Francis Savile, between three and four year# old, and a baby girl of twelve nnntbs. She woke at five, and in the clear light of the summer morning noticed that the bedclothes bad clipped off the infant. While replacing them she discovered that the cot at the other 1 t...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 February 1905

'Y-otrasra- mews clto, Q,U'EAJS'BEYJLN'. a xnrxQUB Entertainment. . (in aid of the above Club) IN THE PROTESTANT HALL. WEDNESDAY, 8th FEB., commencing at 7.30 p.m. Tickets, 2/ and 1/. FOR_SALE. Three hotel businesses cm COOMA LINE. Particulars on application. JOHF HTJ3STTEH, Auctioneer and Commission Agent, Bungexdqrk. Che Leader Office Tor ¥our Printing. E. HOLLAND Builder a«nd Contractor, Macquoid St., Queanbeyan. BUILDING of every description un dertaken and completed from foun dation to finish. Also, all kinds of Re pairs. PUNS AND ESTIMATES FURNISHED' .TAR PT7CE, AUCTIONEER, Stock, Real Estate, & General Commission Agent. ALSO AGENT FOR PRINCESS & PERFECT CREAM SEPARATORS, Portable and Stationary Steam and Oil Engines, Threshing Machines, Irrigation ' Plants, Farm Impliments and Machinery of all Idnds. ' Office: Opposite thePortOffice.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
HYPNOTISED A WILD CAT. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

HYPNOTISED A WILD CAT. Joe Higgles, one of the bett known men in Campbell County, has died in his boat on the Ohio Hirer -t ihe month of Willow Itun, in Coviucton. He was CO years of age, a noted wing shot, and a e6Ui«s ia the art of roakinggune. He had the reputation of beiug able to hypnotise nil kinds of wild animals, and only a short time' ago went into a cage in Kewpoit con taining .a large wild cat th&t had been starved fur days, in the hopes o^f making it fight. Higgles crawled into the cane, the animal made' i#o or three preparatory inUfons- a» ihpugli?^.ist^eaiBj;atbr ? ; lunge toswd th6 daring Insider, but-pould not regist.meetiDg the' eyas pt Jlig glee/and in a-few moments tbe'wild -iiikufl'-li£n^iiilo''»*'-ranwr'?o(''{lie cage, andthap, as though drawn by magic, crept slbwlyinparerana'nearer to the manj Jlaid its bead in .hit .jap and hegan'to'lick his haodt. . . : '

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MATRIMONIAL AGENCY. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

iKAt tllMONtALAfJENCy. Li-Tbjs marriage .market iijn --Stg itfiuowWnywfr^o^JsiBiwterB, V v iewdays ago (Kjettain Jai Tewatl,' in *%»^rWfiW%tj.W»CMntsri(1eB^p.i ^fym^wfe^^o^wSontiiil |g6n|»^^tolim!to^tt«:taw-1 Jwo^^ahmans J.wers in ;^eajoh . .-pfj ctedoj in biJuspf/l^kchsmiicg^ir), whom he represented sb his daughter, The girl found favour-in the eyes of one of tbe Rraiitnans, and Jai Tewsri netted 1'iO rupees. This was toler cbly good, and Jai Tewari was not unnaturally elated at his success; but there was the other Brahman to provide for. Accordingly he kept a look-out on the highways and Ibe byways, and two days later oame across a Mahommedan gill, whom be kidnapped. Her he represented as iiis youngest daughter, and the second Brahmen cloced the bargain with a consideration of loO rupees. The second bride, however, seems to have been less discreet, or tho second Brahman lesn attractive, for on the liay aftur tho marriage oho belrnyed the whole bucinees. \Vhi-reiipois, as the local...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE SNAIL'S GREAT STRENGTH. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

THE SNAIL'S GREAT STRENGTH. Snails are gifted with wonderful muscular strength. Thoy po*se» the convenient faculty of being able to fast a long lime. Locard lias succeeded ia bringing back to life mails that be bad left without food for a year and six months. Another French investigator has kept snails for three years and a half without light, without food, and almoBt with out air, ia a closed box. Their muscular strength is ehoirn by their ability to diag for long distances solid objects on which thor li»a fixed themselves, l.arbaletrier tells of a snail which lie saw dragging for about ten .xniuutes a stone that weighed sixty-seven times as much as itself. Ia the winter the snail retiree into its house and closes Ihe door with a plaster of calcareous mucus. It sleeps for six months, tat it wekns in the spring with au enormous appetite,

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
NOTHING CURES THEM. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

NOTHING CUKES THEM. The poor Jew immigrant in tbo Kaet Kud of London i* willing and able to work ut a small wage for a tremendous time at a stretch. Un fortunately for himself, he has another fclrongly-siarked trait that frequently keeps him poor for ever, an-l that is a great paBsion for gambling. There aro scores of clubs devoted wholly to ploy, and here men come to lose th« few shillings they bnvo rsceived from 'sweating' masters. Nothing cures th»m of the gambling fever. When a man has lout all hi* mou«y, it is always easy to borrow from a co-religionist. The borrower goes back to woik, starves and stints, pays baclt what he owes, and starts over again. To many of these men an oc casional gamble ie their only recre ation, year in jetr-out.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Here and There BIRDS OF ILL OMEN. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

Here and There in nt)s of n,r. omiW. H^glilTJKO of the beauties anJ yfflj^ peculiarities of the Kile, a *'™' correspondent observes : — ' There aro prosperous-looking vil lages et nearly every bend, and the huge grain zurs besides the houses indicate that there is sometimes a -lentifnl supply of coroalR to be stored. Tbe women from these vil lages throw duet in their hair and wail as tho steamers go by — not because they have personal interest in the rucu on bonrcl. hut ^nr.itiao they still believe in the old story Ibat when troops once g° to the Suudan they have litllo chance of coming back again.'

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
PASTURES PROTECTION BOARD. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

PASTURES PROTECTION BQAftO. A meeting of the.Queanoeyati Pastures Protection Board wits held at the Coiirt House, an Thursday, the abd inst. Pre sent: Messrs. N. Powell (chair), Jas. Cunningham, W. R. McCarthy, J. M. Mclntosh, R. Moore, C. H. McKeahnie, and the secretary. The chairman, Mr. W. F. Rutledge wrote stating that un foreseen business necessitated his .going to Sydney, and, therefore, he could not be pre sent at the meetinc;. CORRESPONDENCE. Correspondence was received from the Under-Secretary, De partment of Lands, approving of the appointment of Mr. J. H. Hincksinan as secretary to the Board. From Uuder-Secretary, De partment of Lands, referring to the chairman's letter of 14 th of January, re appointment of Inspector for the Queaubeyan Pastures Protection District, and requesting that a statement of accounts for year 1004 be forwarded to the Department. From Yass Board, asking co operation in the matter of in ducing the Federal Parliauieut to put a heavy duty on wax matc...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
HYPNOTISM IN HUNGARY. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 7 February 1905

HYPNOTISM IN IIUNQAUV. For come time past it has been the fashion iu Hungary for persons j accused of rourJer and other seriuue criraeB to plead hypnotic succealion in otdei to be declared irresponsible. The plea (soys the ' Medical Press and Circular'') has not been uni formly successful, but the sen sational use made of this hypothesis by advocates has called A feeling of apprehension among the public. In deference to this feeling, the Govern ment lias just promulgated an ordiuauce forbidding tbo practice of hypnotism, especially public exhi bitions, without ppecial permission from the lljard of Public Health.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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