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BIPLANE AS HEARSE. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 29 July 1914

t BIPLANE AS HEARSE. i I A strange posthumous enthusiasm for a new form of locomotion has >bofen displayed by M. Ivan Sopornowskii a Russian millionaire. | M. Bopomowekl during his life was extremely conservative and even re fused to enter a motor-car. In his will, however, was found a clause be queathing £20,000 to any airman who could convey his coffin to the grave side in an aeroplane. A young flying man named Posoff immediately the will was published offered to under take the task. He placed the coflln in his biplane and flew to the ceme tery, making a bad landing, which was nearly fatal to himself. The relatives have reluctantly paid him the £20,000 out of the estate.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CHAPTER XIV. "Don't Shoot!" [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 29 July 1914

CHAPTER XIV. "Don't Shoot!" fcnc Galbraith looked down upon the woman before Mm, and Uis eyes were blazing. Once more 6he was startled at what she hail done, but something forced her to look into his eyes—the curious gloam in them frigh tened her. "Nellie, you madden me'" he cried. "Oh, .you beautiful ! How I love you!" The perfume of her presence in toxicated him. He was beside him self with the delirium of the mo ment, believing that, at last, Nellie was in his power. "Oh, you cannot hide it," he cried, "you love me—you love me—you love me!" "For heaven's sake, Eric Galbraith," and she put up her hands, "do not But in a moment he had taken a step forward, and the girl felt her self lifted in his strong arms. And neither the passionate lover nor the supine girl noticed a face, fierce with a terrible anger, tliat stared at them from behind a tall Japanese screen. Nellie. Charlton, with a quick move ment, freed herself and ran to the table. "You need not flash fire from those beautif...

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EDISON'S FIRST INVENTION. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 29 July 1914

EDISON'S FIRST INVENTION. It is stated that when Edison was a telegraph oiier.itor much annoyance was naiisjd by cockroaches getting into the tin cans in which the boys carried their lunches. 'Various meth ods of Retting rid of them were tried, but without success, and then Edison made a but that he would exterminate the foe. The next day the dinner cans were I>il <1 in a heap, and the wizard sur rounded them with a circl of tinfoil ribbon about one inch wide. About a quarter of ail inch away lie placed a similar circle, both ribbons being upright, and then connected them with a battery. Along came the cockroaches. To surmount the obstacles they had to place the hind-legs on. the outer rib bon and tiieir forelegs on the inner one. The moment they did so, the circuit was completed and they top pled over dead.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WOMAN'S REVENGE. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 29 July 1914

WOMAN'S REVENGE. Bismarck had little regard for wo men who attempted to think for them selves in matters of State and poli tics. Moreover, he never took any pains to conceal his dislike for them. Occasionally, however, when his ad versary was a clever woman, he found the snul) returned as effectively us he gave it. One day he paid a visit to the Russian Embassy at Berlin. Se veral women who were present join ed. in the conversation, which turned on some of the political questions of the day. Bismarck was as gruff and surly to the women as usual; he flout ed even the mistress of the house, the Countess Schouvalotf. At last, to the relief 01 everybody, Bismarck took his leave. A few mo ments later the family mastiff was heard barking at the great man in the courtyard. Immediately the Countess ran to the open window and called, in tones of gentle entreaty: "Oh, please, Monsieur Ie Chancelier, please don't bite my dog!"

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 29 July 1914

In Memoriam. MORRIS—To the memory of our dear father, B. Morris, who died at "Hillside," Minyip on 19th July, 1912. Inserted by his sons, John and Andrew, Curyo.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Messrs.- Reynolds and- Son report prices for week - ending 8th: July:— Beef.—Prime bodies, 34/- to 35/- per 1001b.; n edlum, 32/- to 33/-. Prime forequarters, 30/- to 31/- per 1001b.; medium, - 28/- Prime hindquarters, 36/- to' 38/-: medium, 34/- to 35/ • Sheep.—Prime, 3%d. to 3%d. per lb.; medium, 3&d. Lambs.—Prime, 14/ to 1G/- ea.; medium, 11/- to 12/- Veal: Prime large v.ealers, , 3%d. to 4d. per lb.; medium, 2%d. to 3d. Prime small vealers, 3%d. to 4d.; medium, 3d. •Prime ■ small calves, 2%d. to 3d.; medium, 2Vid. Pork.—Prime small po'kers, 73/-id. to Sd. per lb; me dium, 6J/-id. to 7d. Prime large pigs (90 to 1201b.), GVid. to 7d.; medium, 6d. Prime bacon pigs, 5M:d. to G'/id. Pigs for chopping, IVid., 5d. Of all the commodities in the mar ket there is none more remarkable than books. Printed by persons who do not understand them, sold by peo ple who do not understand them, hound, reviewed, and read by people who do not understand them, and, best of all, written by peop...

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Concerning the New Model "VEGA" We aro continually being asked how wo can sell such a HIGH-CLASS SWEDISH SEPARATOR—an excellent skimmer, beautifully finish ed and mechanically per fect—at such an EX TREMELY LOW PRICE. The reason is obvious. Our organisation "carries no passengers"—every man on our staff is a worker and earns his money—andt we can therefore afford to- sell the "Vega" at a reasonable margin of profit. Besides which, up-to-date farmers and dairymen KNOW, the "Vega," and we are selling them by hundreds. - Small profits, quick returns, land you get the "Vega" at these prices:— 12 Gal £3 15 0 2S Gal 7 0 0 f>5 Gal 10 10 0 SO Gal 15 15 0 Write for particulars to Department C.P. Euckeye Harvester Co. 44-52 FRANCIS ST., MELBOURNE. Energetic Agents Wanted. A GOOD BUSINESS SUIT AT A REASONABLE PRICE MADE TO YOUR MEASURE, e r | F0R 35/ More Cream at Less Cost. Try ono of these Suits and you will bo agreeably surprised at their marvellous value —you have tho pick of the larges...

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A Slight Difference. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

A Slight Difference. Fond Mamma: Oh, look, papa, how solid baby feels this morning. Catch hold o£ liim. Papa: Yes; there certainly seems a difference. He -was all .."holler", last night.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Vengeance. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Vengeance. Once at a dinner given in his honor during a visit to America, Sir Arthur touched lightly on the subject of the tipping system in the States. He said that out there tips were expected by every servant with whom one came in contact, and the man who refused to tip got Into awful trouble. He told a story of an angry wife_ who confronted her husband one morn ing. '"Where were you last_night?" she demanded. "I told you, my dear," the man re plied patiently. "I was at a political dinner." "Then," exclaimed his wife indig nantly, "what is the meaning of this long golden hair on the shoulder of your dress coat?" "Ah, that came from the porter who called a cab for me," the man replied. "Oh, nonsense!" exclaimed the an gry wife. "I'd like to see a hotel por ter with long golden hair!" "He hadn't golden hair, my dear," said her husband soothingly. "But he put it on me out of revenge because I didn't tip him."

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Kidding Isself. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Kidding 'Isself. Lord Minto used to delight in toll ing this story of an experience lie had while he was Viceroy of India. One morning, in Simla, he wanted to speak to the Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army before the latter started work for the day, so he sot off unattended to pay ar early call. When he arrived at the Commander in-Chief's official residence he fouml his way barred by a sentry-who ap parently did not recognise the visit or. Lord Minto explained that lie wanted to see the Commander-in Chief, but the sentry declined to al low him to pass. "But I am the Viceroy!" protested his lordship. The sentry looked at him with a pitying smile. "Ah," he said thoughtfully, "we gets all sorts of 'em 'ere. Last week we 'ad a cove wot kidded 'isself 'e was Queen Victoria's grandfather! We 'ad to put 'im in a strait-waistcoat, so you'd better push off.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Immaterial. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Immaterial. A Northerner riding through the ■ West Virginian mountains came up with a mountaineer leisurely driving a herd of pigs. "Where are you driving the pigs to?" asked the rider. "Out to pasture 'em a >bit." "What for?" "To fatten em." "Isn't it pretty slow work to fatten 'em on,grass? Up where I come from we pen them up and feed them on corn. It saves a lot of time." "Yaas, I s'pose so," drawled the mountaineer. "But what's time to a hawg, anyway?"

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Good for Nothing. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Good for Nothing. Little Willie: Dad,- give me 'two pence, and I'll be a good boy. His Pa: No, my boy; I want you to understand that a son of mine must be good for nothing.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

PURE XtrraX BRAND on your toilet table means the best skin jo*p.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Caught. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Caught. Wife: What would you do, John, if you were left a widower? ' Hub: I suppose the same as you would do if you were left a widow. Y.'ife: Oh, you horrid wretch! And you told me you could never care for anybody else!

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Envious. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Envious. The Archbishop hat) preached a fine sermon oil "Married Life and Its Du ties." Two old Irishwomen were heard coming out of church com menting on the address. "It's a fine sermon his reverence would be after giving us," said one to the other. "It is, indeed," was the quick re ply, "and I wish I knew as little about the matter as he does."

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

FOR CHILDREN TEETHING, there Is nothing equal to KEHNOT'S SOOTH ING POWDERS. They aro a safe and certain remedy; V- pkts.; posted 1/1 stamps. KERNOT. Clicmlst, GEELONG. Many a woman who continually abuses her husband will not let any -body else. do it. She thinks it such a luxury that she must needs mono , .palise it.

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Loud rolls tho drum with a rum-tum-tum, ; The butjlos blaro but our boy's not tlioro; Ho is homo in bed With an achnfc head. Ho did nob ]>arado By the 4iluf delayed)— Big musters aspuro With Woods • Peppermint Cure. J. P. KF.NSLEY, Family fcsutcher, DESIRES to inform tlio residents of Bircliip and surrounding district that lie has Rc-Opcnedjliis butchering business iu 'GUMMING AVENUE, andsolicits a fair share of public patronage Small Goods a Spioialty Only tlio primest of Beef, Glutton Lamb and Pork SOLD Farmers specially catered for Families waited onjdaily for orders. A ""TRIAL SOLICITED. RACECOURSE - HOTEL DONALD. (Under Now* Management). Mrs R. E. Rosewarne (Late of Uciidi<*o), Desires to intimate that slio lias taken over the abovo Popular Hotel. Best Brands of Wines, Ales and Spirits. Splendid Accommodation and Good Stabling. Visitors to Donald from Uircliip and else whero ivoulJ do woil to cull at this Popular Hostelry. Cleanliness and Civility. Hammill Str...

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

For Bronchial Coughs, tako Woods' Great Peppermint Cure 1» Cd

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Show Dates. [Newspaper Article] — Birchip Advertiser and Watchem Sentinel — 5 August 1914

Show Dates. Tho following is a list of tho district show dates : — v. Auuost. Woouicling ... ... 20 SEl'TKMBKIt. Dollnll ... ... ... U - Unci lip ... ... .... 10 Ctmilton ... ... ••• 1? OOTOBKU Wycheproof 1 St Arnaud ... .. ••• T Hoislinm ..." ••• 1 and 2 Minyip .. ... ' ••• *>' . Wairacknuboal ... ••• Beulah ... ... • ••• 13 Hopotoun ... ... ■ ... .10 JVjjnrifc ... ... •••• 20 Hainbow ... ... " -23

Publication Title: Birchip Advertiser And Watchem Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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