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AGED PRELATE. GOES TO THE ALTAR AT SEVENTY. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
AGED l'KEL.VTE. ' . GOES TO THE -ALTAR AT ' SEVENTY. " Dr. Chadwick; .Bishop of Derry and. Ra'phoe, now in liis 71st year,- was mar ried on Tuesday at St. Bartholomew's, Dublin, to Miss Helen Jane Crozier, sis ter of the clergyman'who-recently re signed his living in" St. George's parish to Join the Australian Bush Brother hood . (said "Lloyd's News'' oil . Febru ary 12). _ : ' . The churclr was -erowdtd ::liy'^a: large arid fashionable assembly. The cere mony was performed by .the Archbshop ;or Dublin, assisted, by Canon-..White, Incumbent:: of- St.. .Bartholomews ? , " The bride was" attired in a grey cos tume, .and was given, away by..Mr Ed-, ^vard Dillon, Pembroke road. The He v. Charles Frazell,; of Belfast, acted. as best man, and' Miss-Rose Dillon as bfidesrhaid. Flowers ..were .strewn along the aisle and porch of . the church by tiie friends of the newly-married pair.., ' Dr. George' A. Chadwick was strongly In. the running, for the Irish Primacy,' the selection for which to...
Heavy Downpour. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Heavy Downpour. Oil Sunday afternoon a thunderstorm passed over the town and neighbourhood . which was accompanied by very heavy rain. In the vicinity of Wattamondara and Morongla there was a phenomenal fall of hail about the same time, hail stones of an extraordinary size to the depth of a couple of feet being banked up-in several places. Pipeclay Creek came down a seething torrent and washed down about thirty chains of fencing -on Mr. T. Drummond's pro- 1 perty. Morongla Croek was also over j its banks in many places. It is estimated 1 that between hail and rain tho fall in the localities mentioned must have been ( fully five inches. The partial nature of the downpour may bo gathered from the ! fact that at Jorula tho guage regis tered 40 points, whilst at Mr. Street's j rosidenco, less than half, a mile away, ! the registration was only 10 points. As J a result of the fall ploughing in tho favoured localities is being prosecuted with renewod vigor.
Special Notice. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Special Notice. Ouc readers aro reminded th.it Saturday and Sunday, May 13th and ltth, is the date fixed for the visit of one of th9 prin cipal refr'actionists from ulessrs. Angus & Coote, 492 George -treet, Sydney. This expert i&lt; a thorough master of his profes sion, and c-irries nil the latest instruments that are necessary for thoroughly testiug the eyes. Messrs. Angus & Coote are now recognised as the leading Opticians in Sydney, which is a guarantee Df their ability. Sufferers from Eye trouble, Headache, etc , should consult our expert on Saturday, May 13th, and Sunday," May l'Ath, at Links' Imperial Hotel, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Property Sales [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Property Sales Messrs. Lsvercorabe & Moore, of Canowindra, report land business as brisk, having effected tljio following sales recently:-Dr. N. Kater's "Nyrang" Station, Cudal, containing 1,026 "acres of freehold land to Mr. E. Nash'; also on a/c of same owner 660 acres to Wren Bros. This firm are also pleased to re port having sold land in the Canowindra district daring the last three months to the value of £71,000. .
An Opportunity. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
' An Opportunity. An opportunity for the residonta of Cowra to obtain skillful eye treatment in tlie form of spectacles is afforded by the ? regular visit of one of the principal refrac tionists from MESSRS. ANGUS & COOTB, 492 Ceorge St., Sydney, 'l'hls linn is now . recognised a? the loading Opticians in ibis ; State, having gained this high position by ! 8'raightforwurd dealing, and engaging only ' highly qualified experts to attend DO your i eye troubles. Our expert may be con ; suited FREE of charge at the Imperial i Hotel, on Saturday, May 13th and j Sunday, 14th, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. If your eyes trouble you don'fefail to see onr: expert ou tht&lt; above dates. (/anowiudn. Boyd's Victoria Hotel, Monday. May loth, from 9.30 a.m. to 4 p. tii
Horse Sale [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Horse Sale On Wednesday, Maj- 3rd, Messrs. »Davis and Bellamy will conduct a sale of 40 heavy draught liorsos at the show ground aaleyards, Cowra, commencing punctually at 2 p.m. Included in the yarding will bo 30 head of colts and fillies, 2 to 5 yoars old, broken and uu broken, in good condition, specially se lected for the Cowra market by Messrs. Phillis Bros., of tho Northern Rivers, for b ma-fide unreserved sale. Farmers and others requiring horses should not mis3 the opportunity afforded by this oale.
A Good Sale of Land. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
A Good Sale of Land. Mr. W. J. Brady, auctioneer and land agent, Carcoar, informs us that he closed a direct sale this woek of Mr. T. H. Rowlands estate, si tun ted near Koora watha, and known as ''Woolpack Greek," containing 2133 acros, to Mr. A. E. ' Clemonts, of Bigga. The purchase money of which ran over £5000. I
Clearing Sale. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Clearing Sale. A clearing salo of course moans every thing haa to bo cleared. Our readers must not not think that it is an ordinary cheap sale It is a clearing sale at less than half the price of what is generally paid for the goods ; and the reason is that we have decided to ceaso stocking Boys' Clothing, Shirts, Hats, Socks, l Stockings, etc , and so give all the room for Men's Wear only. Hundreds bought early and so got tho sizes they wanted most of the stock is sold, but if you try at once we might have the sizes you can' do with. G. BOWINQBR & Co., (noxt Cropley's Boot Store) Cowra. ",The Tailored-roady-to-wear house." (for Men only) with Cash Trading values.*
Bathurst Carnival. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Bathurst Carnival. The great Show of the West takes place at the City of the Plains on Wed nesday, Thursday, and Friday, next week, whon wo hope the customary liberal patronage of the people of Oowra and district will be again forthcoming. Special train will run from Cowra to Bftthurst on Thursday, the principal day. In addition to liberal prizes for trotting and jumping, substantial prizes for quite a host of entertaining novelty events are offered. Those who attend the Show can rely upon a right good time.
Easter Attractions [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Easter Attractions The race meeting of ' the Cowra. Jookoy Club was the principal scourco of attraction for .those who were able to resist tlioT glamour of the metroplia on Monday, and owing to the businoss firms in tho town having decided to close their premises on the sucuoeding day a large section of our community wore enabled once, more to participate in the enjoyment derivable from "the Sport of Kings." Owing to a largo influx of visitors from neighbour ing towns accommodation at the various hotols in the towu was soverely taxed.
Sporting. Cricket. THE TARAGALA CUP. COWRA v. BATHURST. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Sporting. » ? f Cricket. THE TARAGALA CUP. OOWRA v. BATHURST. A team of Cowraites made .an in effectual effort to wrest the Taragala Oup from the Bathuretians on Good Friday on the latter's wicket. The Oowra captain . won the toss and'com mitted an error in deciding to send the home team to the wickets. With three wickets down for 13 the prospects of the Oowra men were cheering. Through wretched fielding 89 was recorded for the fourth wicket, and thenceforward the simplest catches were dropped in the most discouraging fashion in various parts of the field, and as a result a team that should have been disposed of for about 100 runs put up a Bcore of 251. The only players on the Cowra side who reached double figures were (24), Fr&lt;?d. Byrnes (26), Collings (12), and Tom Nevvham (17), the last wicket falling when 99 had been recorded, or 152 to the bed, Seabrook, who was evidently quite at home on the turf wicket, was playing the bowling with great confi dence when he was nnf...
The Referenda Issue. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
The Referenda Issue. On April 26th, every elector who values his or her franchise will be faced with the duty of answering the two Referenda questions set out in an advertisement in anothar column of this paper. Those ques tions-which are stated substantially as they will apperr on the ballot papers-are not . self-explanatory, it is presumed that the elector who wishes to give an intelligent vote will enter the polling booth with a knowledge, of what both the "Legisla tive Powers" Constitutional Altera tion, and the "Monopolies" Constitu tional Alteration, mean. ^ Unless there is that prior knowledge, the vote must be cast blindly or ignorant ly. Now, the exact scope of the changes which the amendments would effect in regard lo the Govern ment of the Commonwealth and the Government of the State, is a matter which, probably, no two persons could agree. The possibilities are many. Bat on these points there J can be no dispute. The Legislative Powers Alteration, for instance, would giv...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
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WIT & HUMOR. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
WIT & HUMOR. ' Did Tom have any luck hunting tigers in India?" ' Yes: groat luck. ''How?" ''Ho didn't meet any tigers " Daughter: What - is penury, mamma?. Author's Wife:. Peuury, , my vdear,t,is.^ what your (ather doesn t earn bj liib pen " First Rival: I wom3or:' dear, lf Isballflose my locks ^ib you -.have 'done wnen Ii.get'jyour ago? -Second -Rival:!tYou!ll-ibeiiluckys-it:-.you, 'So he praised my singing'" \ '"Yoi J-ho said it ^\as iieuenlj " Dirtj'he,*>'now7" . 'Well,; something .like':.tliat. ? 1W saidr it- was unearthly" . >' &lt;? > - " --l " J :. Ettle: And why does: Clare?speakvoC\.George ;ns ? her rIntended?j i : i Are : they-engaged ? ^Edie;. No, but she intends they shall bo "[ ltnow," said Little Tomm> »nj peopip . laugh in (their sleeves " '? Wbj * " asked bin : father "Because that's where the funny bone Is " ' t -&lt; '). The pessimisti'.mid -hfirshv complaint . In scepticism lingers, ~ , He ne er believes the'sign "Wet' paint," B...
Federal Correspondence. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Federal Correspon dence. Mr. T. Brown, M.H.R. furnishes the [ following copies of Departmental corres j pondence. . WOODSTOCK-WALLI TELEPHONE EX TENSION. Sii,-with - reference to the letter addressed to you from the Central Administration of this Department on the 27th September,' 1909 relative to the communication presented by you ' from Mr. John Adams, Honorary Sec retary ito a Public Meeting held at Walli on the subject of Telephone I connection with Woodstock and Walli, I have to intimate that the matter has ! been reviewed, and result shows a slight' improvement on the previous 1 position. The cost of constructing the line is still set down at about £217, but the revenue is estimated at £1118s 4d in lieu of £8 17s 6d pe>* annum. The financial aspect of this proposal is, therefore, as follows: £ s d 10% of cost of construction 21 14 0 Operating expenses 5 4 0 Minimum revenue required 26 18 0 Estimated revenue 11 18 0 Estimated loss 14 19 0 It is considered the minimum revenue...
Cowra and district Race Club. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Cowra and district Race Club. i Following are the weights for the two grass fed events to be decided at the above iiieeting on Friday, May 26 th, 1911. THE MY ALL A HANDICAP. . Melotti ... Soldo..! . ... Gleurock j. Oliway. Lady Trichord War Lord ... Chummy Goolagong ... Lawn Girl ... Social Girl ... Wellington ... Half moon Chesterfield ... Whipcord Souveness Memento Tumbler The Peter ... st. lb. 12 0 11 9 11 2 11 '2 10 12 10 10 10 10 10. 7 10 7 10 7 10 7 10 5 10 5 10 5 10 4 10 2 10 0 10 0 THE WELCOME STAKES. st. lb. Mellotti ... 12 0 Soldo ... 11 9 Glenrock . ... 11 2 Oliway 11 2 Lady Trichord 10 12 War Lord ... 10 10 Chummy ... JO 10 Goolagong ... 10 7 Lawn Girl .;. 10 7 Social Girl ... 10 7 Halfmoon ... 10 5 ?Chesterfield ... 10 5 Whipcord ... 10 5 Souveness ... 10 4 Memento ... 10 2 Zadock ... 10 2 Tumbler ... 10 0 The Peter ... 10 0
Rev. P. J. Doran. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 22 April 1911
Rev. P. J. Doran. I Ifc affords us very much pleasnro to be I in a position to state that tho obovo rev. : gentleman continues to make good pro I greas towards recovery, and hopes are I now ontertained that ho will in tho courso of a few weeks be sufficiently I restored to health to resume duty in his J parish.