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SALE FIXTURES FOR JULY. Monday, July 6 [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
SALE FIXTURES FOR JULY. Monday, July 6 Dookie Stock sale Tuesday, July 7 Shepparton Oattle Sale Wednesday, July 8 Nalinga stock sale Thursday, July 9 Katandra Stock Sale Tatura Stock Sale Saturday, July 11 Tatura pig and poultry sale Mooroopna horse sa!e Monday, July 13 Miepoll stock sale Shepparton pig sale Tuesday, July 14- Shepparton sheep sale Thursday, July 16 Clearing Sale, account John Pell, Coomboona Tatura stock sale Friday, July 17 Shepparton special sheep and osttle sale Monday, July 20 Murchtson Stock Sale Undera stock sale Dookie stock sale Tuesday, July 21 Shepparton cattle sale Thursday, July 28 Tallygaroopna stock sale Saturday, July 25 Mooroopna horse sale Tuesday, July 28 Shepparton sheep sale Thursday, July 30 Tatura stock sale
A CHINESE WEDDING. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
A CHINESE WEDDING. In China children are betrothed by .their parents at an early age. A child may be betrothed as soon as- it is born, but the usual age is about ten or twelve. Several years, therefore, mus: elapse between the betrothal and the marriage. It sometimes hap pens that a fourteen-year-o!d boy is married to a twelve-year-old girl, but :his is not the rule. The average age oi Cbinese brdes is siteen,. aunn cat of :he grooms seventeen years. SWhen an engaged couple becomes o:d en ugh to be married their par ents firs.- decide upon the month in I which the marriage ceremony shall be held. This depends upon the cabs li;ic anima.s w.hich governed the re spective bir;hdays of bride and groom. if the groom were born under the sign of the rooster and the bride un der nhat of the hare their marriage must .ake place in the seventh moon. If the tiger and the ape, respectively, presided at their births they must be married in the second or eighth moon. Pople born under the auspices o...
SHEPPARTON HIGH SCHOOL COUNCIL. PROPOSED CONFERENCE IN MELBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
SHEPPARTON HIGH SCHOOL COUNCIL. --t PIROPOSED CONFERENCE IN MELBOURNE. A meeting of the Agricultural High R.hnnl Mnnl, n; .r hnla a t hn .hLnt farm yesterday afternoon, when there were present: Meosre W Phillips (chair), H Pickworth, W J Harris, J Suther land, H A Fisher, W H Curtis and W Orr On the motion of MIosrs .Harris and Orr, a letter from the Sale Agricultural High bohooi was received, it being re solved that Mr C Palling, the president, and' one other member be asked to attend the proposed conference of dole gates from Agricultural High School councils, to be hold in Melbourne dur ing Show week. Messrs Orr and Pickworth moved that Mesers Palling, Sutherland and Phillips be appointed a sub committee to consider what business should be discussod by delegates from this coun cil, their suggestions to brought before the council at its next meeting.-Car riod. Resolved on the motion of Mltoosrs Orr and Piccworth, that the desirability of replacing some of the stock on the farm by ...
GOWANGARDIE GUN CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
GOWANGAlRDIE GUN CLUB. The third meeting of the Gowangardie Gun Club took place on Wednesday, Juno 25th, at Cr G Henderson's when twelve shoobers put in an appearance. Game proved to be fairly plentiful, and altogether a bag of 238 rabbits and 6 hares were accounted for. This averages approximately 20 to the gun. Top score was made by Mr Tom Iror9y, vho baggpd 41. He topped the score at the two previous shoots. After the shoot a sumptuous repast was supplied by Or and Mre Uendoreon,
HABITS. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
HABITS. How shall I a habit break? As you did that habit make; As you gathered you must lose; As you yielded, now refuse. Thread by thread the strands we twist, Till they .bind us-neck did wrist; Thread by thread the patient hand Must untwine, e'er free we stand. i = m ,u ===, .-.=?- ',-? e mne.
OLYMPIA. IN THE ARENA OF SPORT. FOOTBALL SHEPPARTON V MOOROOPNA AN UNEXCITING GAME WON BY SHEPPARTON. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
I Tuesday for their respective doetinatior OLYMPIA. 9 IN THE ARENA OF SPORT. FOOTBALL S SIIreeARTON V Moos01oo'NA AN UNEXCITING GAMC W\?Y BY r SEPPcARTON. The second meeting for the prese Sserason between teams representing Mc , roopna and Shopparton clubs took pla yesterday at Mooroopno, but despite t fact that beautiful weather provailed,:t attendance was poor, ve y little intere being taken in the matbh. Both tear warn minna anvnral onnel nlavnrn. h y still the ultimate result was consider n- a foregone conclusion-s- win for She ,3 parton. The home team oxperience some little trouble in making up its ft k complement, and a couple of the suosi tutes pressed into service took the fie U without proper uuifo;m. Daroy, Swan 'i and Sandy were the principal absount g- from Shepparton; Mal M'Ccakill mac " his first appearance is a premiersh a match, and, though much in need . training, shaped very well; while two the trainers, O Morr's and T Law, wY n" included to complete the team. Ti *...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
PHOENIX ASSURANCE CO. LTD. ESTD. 1782. WORKERS' COMPENSATION. FIRE. ACCIDENT. :: : S88E8 PAID EXCEED ,9 010,000: ;., sse by BUS FIRES and bry UKhTN IO a ma. ds good by tUh Cct"par?. / AGENTS WANTED. : ' Kmu 461 To 471 BOUIRKE ST., asc'. ,¶'MELBOURIE. DALCETY & CO. LTD., ACEITS. "Sincere! Oh, Miss Stubbles!" "You have certainly made an ism pression on my heart. Give me time to think of IL" "How long?" "After all, why think of it, Henry? I am yours." "Oh, Genevieve!" "Do no: squeeze me so hard, Henry. Your poor uncle! Was he long ill?" "Three days." "IJ is too bad. You say he left you." "Yes; he has left me." "How much?" "How much? I said he had left me. He had nothing else to leave. I am alone in the world now homeless, pen niless, but with you by my side--why, she's fainted!" Export Turkeys 10,000 WANTED. Heavy Birds, 7d. per lb. live weightL Old Fowls, top market price. Send for Price List B. No Cartage or Com mission charged. DAVID- HYLAND & SONS, Exporters, Sennit...
PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
PERSONAL. With regard to the three vacanieos existing at the Shepporton Btate-sohool owing to the recent transfer of three lady teachers, Mr Raymond 8kinner is being transferred to the school from Mooroopna; while Miss Tereea Cowan State, Mr Elwood Mead, chairman of thi Stato Rivers and Water Supply Com mission, is to arrive at Shepparton bh this evening's train. He will visit thi Closer Settlement to-morrow. Miss A Callister, BA,, has boon trans ferred from Horsham to the Sheppartor Agricultural High School, as third mis tress. She is the daughter of the Prin cipal,.Mr W H Callister, Mr H Swin burno has boon transferred to the samE institution as third master. Ho comoe from Colac. In the presence of all the members o. thn tanrhinr nnff na ,hbn nl-ln .... u. n SLBBUU.-I .!;„ 1110 ti.o ecilolare ap pertaining to the classes of the depart oing three young ladies, Mr J B Brunton, the head master, Sliepparton State echool, on Monday, during the after noon recess, presented Miss Lily Kon...
A RASH CONCLUSION. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
A RASH CONCLUSION. "Then I am to understand that this is your final answer, Miss Stubbles?" "My final answer." "Nothing can move you?" "Nothing." "Then my life will be a lonely one and my fate a harsh one, for my uncle with whom I lived has just died and left me- " "That fact somewhat alters the case, Henry. I cannot be harsh to one who has sustained such recent be reavement. If I could believe that you .are sincere? "
GUN CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
-JUN OLUl. Shopparton Gun Club heold a shoob on Wednesday July let. Sweepstakes sub. atituted the £20 match as there was only a few shooters, Results: No 1 Sweepstake, 10s-Divided by D Rose, and W Sim, £2 each with 6 kills ; F Burgess, £1 with 5 kills. No 2 Sweepstake, 10s-Divided by W Burko, F Burgess, and E Guyatt, £11 s each, ; 4 kills. No 3 Sweep-Divided by J Daish and F Burgess, los each ; 4 kills. No 4 Sweep-Divided by J Daish and H Sim, 1 9s each ; 8 kills, No 5 Swoop-Divided by D Ross, E Guyatt, H Pryde junr, and W Sim, 15s each ; 5 kills, No 6 Sweep-Won by H Pryde junr, £1 7I; 4 kills. -
Hotel Prosecution. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
Hotel Prosecution. At South Melbourne court on 17th June, before MIr. Read Murphy, P.M., Joseph Murphy (Albion Hotel, South Melbourne) pleaded guilty to the charge of applying a false trade de scription, on 12th 3March, to schnapps, which was labelled Wolfe's Schiedam Schnapps. The evidence disclosed that Matthew Campbell Leckie, an ex cise officer, visited defendant's hotel on the date stated, and took posses sion of a bottle of schnapps. It was shown on analyssis. that the spirit was not what it purported to be, the bottle having been filled with bulk spirits. For defendant, it was said that, while recognising that the offence, if wilful, Constituted a ver.- serious offence on the public and merchants concerned, in his case it was through the care lessness of a maid during his absence. A fine of £1, with 21/- costs, was re corded. To clear a house of beetles, put lib. of powdered boranx into a tin with a perforated lid. Dust the borax light ly over the floor, or the walls, and in,...
TOWN BAND CONCERT. A SUCCESS—AND GOOD PUBLIC PATRONAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
- TOWN BAND CONCERT. A SUCCESS-AND GOOD PUBLIC PATBONAGE, It was very evident that a great deal nf. .. . au earne B sCnesaa a, and good management had been exer cised in promoting last Tuesday evening's concert in aid of the new uniform fund of the Shepparton Town Band. There were many helping hands, and to them and to the publia generally it must have given genuine salie faction to see the Star Theatre so crowded. There was an air of comfort and breeziness over all; and a feeling that the hope of a really good entertainment would realisad • nrl the fmnlat:n t,, go and share in the pleasures of the evening was sharpened by the splendid torchlight procession pro. vided by the Shepparton Fire Bri gade before the performance be. gan, while the band itself played merrily and finally halted in front of the theatre. The programme opened with an overture consisting of selections from "The Bohemian Girl," played in excellent style by the band whose members (under Bandmas ter R J Beaman) fou...
BE A PATRIOT. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
B?E A PATIOT. Be a patriot when in want of Boots and wear Australian made. Secure them from Marshall, of High street and you'll never be afraid To come ageiJ and buy his goods, he stocks them in every gradoe, Show your patriotism ons into Hiph. streOt, for hyour troube you ' paid. ._Opposlto Shopparton "Nows."
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
110 sUUcusb suuUu Buurce THE RECENT EPIDEMICS OF SMALLPOX AND D[PHTHIERIA Would certainly not hare attained such proportions i. the hygienic fact were more gener.lly known that the disinfection of the mouth by a reliable and harmless anticeptic is-a great pro tecting factor againsts all ailments where the infection is through the throat or respiratory tract. By putting 3 drops of SANDER'S EUCALPT EXTBACT, on a piece of loaf-sugar and allowing it to dissolve in the mouth that cavity is thoroughly dis infected, The volatile nature of SANDER'S EXTRACT makes it penetrate every crevice. SANDER'S EXTRACT is not nauseous nor de pressing like the common occalyptue and possesses'great antiseptic power. By using SANDER'S EXTRBACT, you avoid lhe uncertain composition of the lozenge :you have the benefit of the I strongest antiseptic that can be used with safety, and the result is protection from all infectio. , GOOD NEWS FQ1R LADIES, Ladioe will be pleased to learn that at the request of their...
FEDERAL LAND TAX. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
FEDERAL LAND TAX. The Federal.Land Tax Commissioneo (Mr Gh A MKay) desires to lemind taxpayers of their obligations in the matter of furnishing returns for the year 1914.-15 under the Federal Lind Tae Assessment Act. These returns are due on or before August 31st next, and are required from landowners whose land poesessese an unimproved value in exoess of £3000 at.30th June last; -only those whose interests amount to over £5000 unimproved value, however, are subject to assessment. Persons who have made returns for the year 1013-14 must use form "C4", if chey hold interests in land in ooniB-LO only, or orns t interests extend to two or more States, and if the extent or value of their interests in land as owner or lossee have changed sioog the previous return. Those who beooame liable to make their returns first for 1012 18 or 1913-1 should also use these forms.' Those whose first returns were for 1011-12 (land owned at 30/6/11). or who have now beoome liable to make a return for the ...
PATTERN FOR CHILD'S MAGYAR DRESS. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
PATTERN FOR CHILD'S IAGYAR DRESS. This useful little magyar dress may be made of delaine and trimmed with fancy braid.. It Is also suitable for cashmere, serge or flannel. It repre sents. "Everylady's Journal" pattern No. 125 and is cut in one size only for a child of two years. This pattern may be bought for ninepence from local pattern agent, or will be sent post free to any address if ninepence in stamps is sent to Dept. "A," "Everylady's Journal," 376 Swanston-street, Melbourne. State number of pattern and- size required. If a penny stamp is sent to above ad dress, a 48pp. catalogue will be sent to any reader who writes "scnd free catalogue."
WIT AND HUMOR. Deceived. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
WIT AND. HUMOR. Deceived. Little Willie was left alone with sister's beau. "Mr. Chumpley," he begani presently, "what is a popinjay?" Sister'sbeau wrinkled his forehead. "WVh-why, a popinjay is a-a vain bird." "Are you a bird, Mr. Chumpley?' "Certainly not." "That's funny. AMa said you was a popinjay, and pa said there was no doubt about your being a jay, an' sis ter said there was small hopes of your poppin', an' now you say you ain't a bird at all. That's funny." A certain distinguished professor was constantly making curious ex periments. One evening when a few friends called at his laboratory they found him bending anxiously over a spirit lamp on which was a small pan. "\ell," said one, "what is .it to night?" "Guess," murmured the professor. "l\icrococcl?" asked one. "No." "Pneumococci?" asked the other. "No." "Spirochaetae?" "No." The visitors ran over the scale of micro organism as far as they knew it. Then one of them said, "Well, we give it up. What is it?" The professor sm...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
WE L SBAC.H THE WORLD'S BEST. FOR COUNTRY LIGHTING. Air Gas Machines. The Welsbach A!r Gas Ma chine is so sim ple that a child can work it with Impunity, Suitable for Lighting, Heat ing and Cook ing. We guar antee Aatisfac tion with all our Machines, and to prove this we will put a machine in for one month free of charge, and if not suit able, will 'remove same free of all cost to you. Write for Catalogue. WELSBACH LIGHT COMPANY OF AUSTRALASIA LIMITED, 380 LONSDALLS ST.. MELBOURNF. c TcwTd /a I' SRAND -7-? THERE'S SMONEY IN IT FOR YOU 'TIME is money. Monkey Brand is time-saving. Monkey Brand cleans brightwork, woodwork, paintwork, quickly and easily. MONKEY BRAN D WON'T WASH CLOTHES LEVER BROTHERS LIMITEr. SYDNEY. -. •- -- - Cý3o/i """""" " """"" " ",_,·JS~ O .. ý;~:~ :ý :i' ýý:I: l~i Ti} A wringin' out clothes and peggin' 'em up to dry makes yer feel pretty tired, 1 can tell yer-right on th' top o' a 'ard wash too-still yer don't mind much if yer can get a cup o' good tea every now...
COLOR OF MILK. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 2 July 1914
COLOR OF MILK. The color of milk will vary with the breed of cow yielding the milk, and the feeding the cow receives. Some foods have the effect of giving th milk a good flavor, and other kinds of food just the reverse. The natural color of milk is due to the coloring matter, "lactochrome," pre sent in the 'butterfat. Milk is paler in color during winter or when the animals are given dry feed. Rich col oring milk yields butter of a deep yellow color when it is well made. Several faults in the making of but ter cause much of the color to dis appear, and this should be guarded against.