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THE RAINFALL The following local gauge readings for the current year are supplied by Mr Playle:— [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

. 'jrsass. ■?' ' , The following local gauge readings for tlic current year ;ue supplied by Mr Fiavir?:— January February March . April May June July AUKUKt-; September OctolVer,-; November l'03ia. O'O'iin. '.MiSiii. 2-753in. •2-G3iii. 0->8in. l'Huir.. 0-^ojn. 0 ooin. 0 ioin. r-iSin.

Publication Title: Corryong Courier
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KHANCOBAN. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

M 22 \ ft' i A ft. ■> FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT. On Christinas evening a large number of frisnds were invited to Mrs W. H. Scaiumeli's residence to celebrate her youngest daughter ]iiainfi's 21st birth day. and although the evening set in ! wee it was no deterrent to the enjoy ment of those assembled. At 6.30 p.m. the r, nests were invited to tea, which was uud in a large marquee erected f.v; tha p.urpose, and where they sat down to a'spread typical of an old country horn'.' at Chrisnnas time, and which it is needless to say ;ei't nothing to be de sired. The music was ably supplied bv Mr K. ScammeH and Mrs J. Nugent Dancing commenced at eight o'clock' ,an i'it and .other amussmarsts --ware kej/fr goin.g until a good sii.-e of Boxhig Day had passed, when some o: the guests re tired, some to bed and others to Cor ryong races. A striking feature in- the above ce'ebration was the large number of costly presents. received by Miss Elaine, and which ^3.vant of' space pre vents me givin...

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FATAL ACCIDENT AT WALWA. YOUNG MAN KILLED. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

B? A TAIL A€€ES>K?4T AT WALWA. v YOUNG MAN KILLED, A A fatal riding accident occurred at Walwa on Saturday, resulting in the death of a young mau named William E. Gadd, a visitor from Carboona, N.S.W. Deceased, who was a relative of Mr W. Gadd, of Waiwa, had been j preseut at a shooting match on the Walwa racecourse, and had ridden away from the ground cowards Walwa in the evening. Ho was subsequently | found lying unconscious across a j small log with bis saddle lying near and his horse grazing a short distance away. . He was picked up and brought to the Corryong Hospital, but died a few hours after admission without re gaining consciousness, having sus tained very serious internal injuries. Deceased was a fine stamp of a young fellow, and was only 21 years of age. Deep sympathy is felt for his relatives in their sad bereavement.

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TO WONG SHIRE COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

TO WON <3 ssmiu CO Off CIL. ^ The monthly meeting of the Towong Shiro Council was hold at Tiiluvngatta on Monday. Among'the business dealt with were the following local items :— ■ The engineer reported that he had taken fresh levels in connection with the Corryong Water Supply, and sent them on to the department. The engineer reported that lie had sent plans of Harrington's Truck ro the Mines Department, and had arranged with Mr M'Kenzie to withdraw his application re the Bonroy Track. A grant o£ .£1.0 was passed to tho Cor^ ryong Hospital in connection with the Charities Vote. The engineer was instructed to attend to a complaint froiu MrD. Goghill rc tho back road at Berringuma., Or Croiiin was authorised to have tim ber cleared from track to " Surveyor's Creek. It was agreed that the roadmerl-.be in strneted_ to effcct necessary repairs to Thougla Road. Renewal of slaughtering licence was granted to T. Lukins, and new licences (subject to inspector's approval) v/ere gra...

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CHURCH NEWS. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [SUPPLIED.] [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

C5HU52US1 ft'EWS. -*> CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [supplied.] Tho annual Xmas, Fair in connection with A!i Saints' Church of England, Gov ryong, whs hold in'the local hail on Wed nesday, December IGth, and brought in returns far above ail expectations,- the gross takings being £'54 odd, which, after paying all expense?;, will leave a nett profit. of &±7 odd. The usual Xmas. Tree, under the cave ox Miss A. Phillips and Miss May Nugent, proven a great at traction Cor . the children, the toys dis tributed being of a firstc.lass quality. The following Indies had charge of the various stalls :—Fancy stall, Mrs.F. H. Peake, Airs \V. Moore and Miss Bryant, assisted by Miss N. Nott and Miss 0. Nugent^; Cake stall, Mrs T. Brown and Mrs G. B:\si-lake, assisted by Mrs Keliv ; Sweet stall, Miss G. Robinson and Miss V. Pierce, assisted by Misses G. and 11. "Whitehead : Soft Drink stall,- Miss M. A. Wheeler and Miss ifi. Marshalsea ; Pro duce stall, Mrs R. Inglis ; Refreshment stall, Misses S.,...

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MAGISTERIAL INQUIRY. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

magisterial inquiry. A Magisterial Iftqniry was held afc Corryong on Monday b,y Mr A. W. Acocks, deputy coroner, when the follow ing facts were elicited :— Thomas W. Gadd, laborer, of Carboona, N.S.W., deposed that he had viewed the body of deceased, William Edward Gadd, who was his brother. Last saw him at. Walwa on evening of January 1st. when he was in usual state of health. He was 2.1 years of a^'e, and was born at Helens burgh, N.S.W. Believed his injuries to be caused by his horse falling with him. Ernest L. ManD, laborer. Walv.'a, iden tified th?. body. Last saw deceased alive about-S.SJO p.m. on Saturday, '2nd inst., on YValwa racecourse. Saw him canr.p.r away on horseback. About ten minutes iater, finding deceased had not passed through the gate, witness searched for him. Found him lying unconscious among limbs of a tree. 'Lhe horse was standing a few yards away with the saddle.off and girth brok-en. Had known deceased foi> about two years. Picked him up and handed him o...

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THE INCOME TAX. THE CURRENT RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

'F3SE EM COME TAX. THE CUKEENT RATES. Personal . Frc:n Exertion. Property. Every £1 up to £500 :Ul ... fin £500 to £1.000 4d ... S<! £1,000 to £1,500 fvl ... 10d Over £1,500 Ud ... 12d An exemption ci £200 is allowed. No person whose income from personal exertion and property did not exceed £201/ shall be liable to tax. The rates for companies are S<i for life assurance companies an\l 7d for others.

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THE RAINFALL. THE YEARS' RECORDS. Following are the records of the rainfall for 1905, 1906. 1907, 1908, 1909 1910, 1911, 1912 and 1913:— [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

TEE K SEAS^y/iL;. THE YEA LIS' RECORDS. Following are the records of the rain fall for 1005, 1306. 1907, 1908, 1909 k 1910, 1911, 1912 and 1013 -0 o CO SO 85 05-G5 AO-18 Z'LQZ 85 08 80-A5 88-S& 05-98 0A-03 9g z T8-3 18-9 60 Z ZLO LL 0 G0-5 EM •aoa 8M Bi'O OS-* 08-1 78-8 TS-0 OA-1 0A-8 SL-f 18-0 'AUN 81-0 18 8 FC-I or i TT'-S 95-5 68-1 LZ-l 98-8 ()f-P '»»0 'J 8 0 09 Z es-i fl'Z 99 I OS-8 85-1 T'l-P 98-5 •|da^ 85 0 rJ() ■5 T»-K 800 8bZ 9}> S 5'JT CM .5 86-5 ZQ-l •/>UY os-i ZZ-l fi^-e 8P-8 V<JU 90 Z TZ. I 8A-5 GT'-8 08-3 /.•[n [• WO 0 •JO 0 91 -8 00 Z 09-5 u-e 8t5-8 r-o-i SG-r 5A-5 OUti [■ 89-S ULl' v.zo c 6-5 80 & 18 Z 88 5 ' 96 0 S8-8 5 A-5 AVT,y QL-Z ]<■ 0 Z'(y\ {>0-0 80-0 Pi:-8 8A-1 91-5 A8-[ 09-1 U-^V eos f'i-T' 80-T 81 V 'J'JZ A8-8 IW-O 19-1 88-9 AG-0 zoo 09-1 r/j- [ AO-J' 90-r ZL I f;G-> 90-5 8A-0 8M C, 9 I 09 5 VI 0 Hi Z DO Z 8I-I Olo 08-T "l!N 18-5 •U17( *101 816I-S16T 1161 otoi GOGI 806J iOO[ 0001 90GI

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

Pu&lfc ftiosioes. THE fer M1- W ^ +*> •* No Resident of the District CAN AFFORD-to do without liis District News paper. It is the only means by whiah the people of the district can keep in touch with the affairs in which they are personally interested. The City dailies and w eeKli.es are all very well for those who wish t-o keep posted upon a6airs of State and of the world. But does not a, comparatively trifling event in our own neighbourhood loom much larger in our eyes than the downfall of-a nation on the other side of the world? The local newspaper that gives all the' news of its own town and District— all th-e doings of its people and the hap penings—-is therefore the Newspaper that holds first plae-e in the regard ol ail who take a healthy interest in their surroundings. In addition to the personal claim the district Newspaper possesses it gives very real advantages from a business standpoint. Whether in business in the town or on the land it is of tiie utmost import...

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DIARY OF THE WAR. JUNE. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

B1AKY OF THE WAB. JUNE. 28th.—Archduke Franz Ferdinand . assassinated at Sarajevo. JULY. 23rd.—Austria seuds ultimatum to Servia, demanding the prosecution of j Servians compromised in the assassin- j ation of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. 25th.—Servia refuses to comply with -the demand. 28i.h.—Austria declares war on Servia. 29th.—Diplomatic relations between Russia and Austria suspended. British First Fleet lea%'es Portland. ^Russia mobilising army. AUGUST. 1st.—German troops invade France. 1 2nd.—Germany declares war on Rus sia. 3rd.—Invasion of Belgium by Ger many. Germany declares war on France. Germans repulsed at Liege. 4th.—Great Britain declares rwar on' Germany. 6th.—Austria; Hungary declares war on Russia. I2ih.—Great Britain and Austria at war. 13th.—British Expeditionary Force in France. 15th. — 500,000 French troops in Alsace. <? 16th.—Czar promises Home Rule to Poland, Japan sends "ultimatum to Germany j regarding Kiaochau. 20th.—Germans occupy Brussels. ! 22nd...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

Pw&lie Wotice. STOCK THE FOLLOWING J:— Row's Embrocation} Elliman's Embrocation Solomon Solution Ayer's Hair Vigor tiasmon Irish Moss Greathead's Mixture Hypo I Frew's Domino Liniment Liquid Peptonoids . Fay's Essence Ayer's Sarsaparilla Chloride of Lime Condy's Fluid Condy's Crystals Sheldon's New Discovery Fluid Magnesia Citrate. Magnesia Biearne's Headache Wafers Dr. Kelmo's Eye Lotion Oascara Sagrada Porous Plasters Morton's Sedleitz Powders Maltine Scrubb's Ammonia Sheldon's Liniment Eno's Fruit Salts Jayne's Expectorant - Eucalyptus White Pine Cough Syrup Jayne's Liniment v Seigel's Syrup Hearne's Bronchitis Cure Sparklet Bulbs Bay Rum Lavender Hair Wash Beetham's Glycerine and Cu cumber Glycerine ' Vaseline Bottles Petroleum Jelly Cod Liver Oil Carbolic Oil Barry's Tricopherous « Angier's Emulsion Scott's Emulsion Clement's Tonic Menthol Cones Marking Ink Oascara Pills Williams' Liver Pills Cockle's Pills Weston's Magic Pills Doan's Dinner Pills Doan's Backache Pills ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

I'isfrSic Roisctt. J. J. • Printed Yo'iles, Embroidered Crepes, Popljns,, Cashmeres, Piques, Tussore Silks, Dress Linens, &c." Ladies' Blouses and Costumes in all the above lines, a very choice assort ment. Tray Cloth? and Runners, a nice stock to select from. _ Ladies, leave your orders now for your new hat, and so avoid disappointment later on. .' Tliis department is in the hands of a first-class milliner, and perfect satisfac tion is guaranteed. ' TAILORING. 1 . Gentlemen, we want the order for your new. Tailor-made Suit. Our patterns are very right, our prices are right, your satisfaction will be quite right. Inspect our Boot and Shoe Depart ment. In ladies', gents', and children's wear we can please the most fastidious. ' ' GROCERIES. " Our high-class stock is well known throughout the district. Leave your Christmas order with us now, and so ensure complete satisfaction. ...WINES, ALES AND SPIRITS. A large stock of only the choicest brands always on hand. A complete sto...

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POSTAL RATES AND REGULATIONS [Where the term "The Commonwealth" is used in connection with these rates and regulations it includes Papua. Lord Howe Island, and Norfolk Island.] LETTERS. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

Postal rates and regulations [Where the term "The Common wealth " is used in connection with ihese rates and regulations it includes Papua. Lord Howe Island, and Norfolk Island. J LETTERS. For every £ ounce or fraction thereof, i For delivery within the Common- , wealth -0 1 For delivery in the British Em pire 0 1 For delivery in the New Hebrides, Banks, and Torres Islands .. 0 2 For delivery in other places .... 0 2J Letter cards. For delivery within the Commonwealth: Single, Id. each; reply, Id. each half. For delivery in the British Empire (see list of places under "Letters")—Sin gle. Id. each. For delivery in New Hebrides, Banks, and Torres Islands—Single, 2d. each. For delivery in other places— Single, 2$d. each. POST CARDS. Single Postcards impressed with th« Lcl. stamp, and Reply or double cards, each half of which has the Id. stamp impressed thereon, may be transmitted to places within the Commonwealth, and to those places, enumerated under "Letters,", to which letters may b...

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STATISTICAL SUMMARY. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

ST A T BST0CASL S 5J M MA it V. The following approximate particulars of the area, population and production of tho six European Powers and Australia will be found interesting lor purposes of comparison. The areas are given in thousands of square miles. In the other columns the numbers are millions, and represent the latest count in stock and the annual yields of grain in bushels and of potatoes in tons. w . o 3 > W > O p e co c £ 5 £ s 3 03 V) c 5" p 3 VI Q P* P" eL s° Area. .. 121 208 207 261 1 B.600 110 2,900 Pop. 45 65 39 51 167 34 5 Horses .. 2 4 3 4 34 1 •j Cattle. .. 12 20 14 16 53 6 11 Sheep. .. 30 7 16 11 fil 11 83 Wheat. .. 64 150 304 190 445 200 ' 71 Oats. 162 435 300 200 716 33 9 Barley. .. 58 140 47 140 417 10 2 Potatoes. 7 34 12 16 31 1 i Arrangements have been made with the Eastern Extension Company whereby week-end cables may he sent to troops in Egypt at the rate of lOAd per word. The ordinary rate for these messages is 3/6 a I word.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

>'iX7C33saBSEruin RAILWAY AND TRAMWAY MEN SHOULD USE MR. CHARLES ROCK, of 42 j Gladen Street, East Brunswick, 33 years » in the Melbourne Tramway and O.B. Company, writes, on 2/4/12 :— ! CLEMENTS TONIC LTD. "In December, 1911, I was f laid up with pleurisy, so serious \ the doctor consulted another. I For three days MY TEMPERA TURE WAS 104 DEGREES. MY LIFE WAS DESPAIRED OF, bat through taking the doctor's advice I live to-day. j He advised my wife to get j. CLEMENTS TONIC for me, as 'there was life in that medi- t cine.' When he said, 'life in | Clements Tonic,' they were the j TRUEST WORDS HE EVER UTTERED. I would have been jj in my last resting place only for f that grand medicine. Had my j wife paid £40 for the bottle she I would have had good value. I f have seen a lot of testimonials 8 about CLEMENTS TONIC in f boohs and papers, but what I | find fault with is that every | writer has utterly failed to give | a proper value of that medicine. I (Signed) CHARLES ROCK." 1 | This...

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THE RAINFALL. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

THE B£AHNFAILIL. ? In view of the present pastoral outlook the following comparison of the months' rainfall in this year and 1902 (the year of the big drought) is interesting :— Month. 1902. 1914. January ... 1*85 ... J-68 February ... 0'06 ... 0*02 March ... 1*96 ... 298 April ... 0 05 ... 273 May ... Nil. ... 2-68 •Juno ... 5*26. 0'98 July ... . 0'50 ... 1*36 August 0-55; ... 0*23 September 162/ ... 086 October ... 1-67 • ... 0 18 November ... .0*27 1'48 December ... 281 ... 2 96 16 60 ... 17 9S

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PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS. ' J. V. Petersen and Co., 434 Collins St.■. Melbourne, report the following, land J sales :—North \Y^±larcgang {in conjunction , with M'Meekin and Cratnmond). — On ! account of Mr Colquhoiui Clowe, 5971 acres of freehold ami e.p. land, being prfr- ; Lion of his North Welaregang Estate, situ ated in Upper Murray district of New South Wales. The purchasers were j Messrs 0. A. NV-iddis, of East St.' Kilda, and A. W. Ceaziey, of Orrong Yale, He tiianga. On account of Mr John White hea.il, his Mooubeana-Estate, situated near Borambola, Wagga Wagga, and compris ing 863 acres of freehold hind, at a saiis • factory prbe, the purchaser being Mr John G. Findlay, Corryong. They also report havijig .leased for a term, direct, and in conjunction with oliier agents, tiie following properties on account of the owners mentioned :—K. S. Pierce, 3500 acres, being his Winda Mara Estate, Borambola', New South Wales .Fas. M'Meekin, hi* Jingellic Estate, comprising 3300 acres ; Joh...

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YOUNGHUSBAND, ROW. AND CO. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

YOUNGHUSBAND, ROW. AND CO. Report -having held' their fortnightly mark p.t at the Albu rymuniuipal vara a .on •.29 ih December,. when : thny offered 100' fat cuttle and '2700 sheep and lambe. The attendance of the trade-, was a good one. Quotations Bullocks. to £15/5/; steers,, to £7 ; cows, to i'11/17/6 ; yealers, to £6/10/. - Crossbred weihers, to 17/-; crossbred ewes, to 16/; merino wethers, to 18/; merin'o ewes, to .12/0 ; lambs, to 13/. , . - '

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Felt Like Commiting Suiciue, but not on himself. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

felt Like Commitiiug' rsuiciue, font uo? t on Kirasfiii'. j When Archbishop Ityau was building a church in St. Louis some years ago there was p.n Irish laborer employed on the edilice who hiul sni'fered most out rageous treatment from his cruel land lord iu Ireland, having been thrown out on the highway with his starving family aud subjected to such misery nu ! rarely falls to the lot of mortals. t Talking one dav on the subject, of self'-destruction with a Protestant gen tleman whiio they were observing tho progressoi the building the Archbishop, leather Ilyan, said: ''I will show you an illustration of my argument thai suicide is practically unknown in Ire land," and ca! ^ng the man to hirn he remarked: "Tom, yon have suiiered terribly, I know, at the hands of n ! beurtross landlord—" j "Piease God, no man ever mora so, j your riverence." j "Now, Tom, did you ever fool any in clination, iu the depth of your misery, with no earthly hope before you, to commit suicide?" "Yis, your ri...

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SPORTING NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Corryong Courier — 7 January 1915

5 POIJji'INfJ- NO I vs. Meeting of committee of Corryong Rac ing Ciul) on Monday evening. The Perth Cup was won i>y Dollar Dic tator. Tom Castro was second, and Chief Secretary third| Dollar Dictator started at 25 to 1. J. Donaldson, tiie Victorian champion sprinter, won a £100 handicap from scratch, covering 300 yards in 32sec., at the Powder luill ground at Edinburgh on Saturday. Applications are .in vited for the position of secretary to the Corrying -Racing Club, returnable by six p m. on Saturday nest... to the presideut (Mr A. T. lkirtlet-t) pf the club. See ad vfc. The Australian biiliardist George Gray established a record' break with ivory halls, in a'match for 3000 up against Walter Osborne. He made . 10:")I, thus breaking his previous best break wf 976, which was also a record, by 75. The Victorian Racing.Club has decided on the following ieductions in prize money :—Newmarket Handicap, from £3000 to £-2500 ; Australian Cup, from £3000 to £^500 ; ■ and Essendon Stakes, ...

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