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HOMEBUSH SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

. HOMEBUSH - SADB3.'' AViuclicoinbG iCavsori report, that ?under the inflaence of.'reduced1 sup plies values for good to prime cattle advanced: at 'IHomeb'Ush. -yesterday. Price's for other sorts-were, unaltered. Only 2370 were yardeill. Sheep, p,en ding's totalled ' 27,000:- firm rates recorded1 for prime-' diV ewes but others .were slightly.cheaperj -

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WOOL SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

TVOOIL SAILB3. Further records were established ut 'Sydney wool sales., yesterday. Comebacks, sold to; 36}d, crossbreds to 34ld per poung. '

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
COMMERCIAL. YOUNG FLOUR MILL. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

COMMERCIAL; . YOUNG. FXiO.UB'.MILL; 'Wheat 4/. Flour" fill;.' Bran £7/5/. Pollard' £7/5/-.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CRICKET NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

. CRICKET NOTES. By "Onlools.er." - Bnrrangong carries another scalp at-their belt, nnii that of a team who Inre worthy foumun. They, wore nil .-.ut to heat Tipperary ' by three runs, ISO to 0"27 on the Tipperary ground Jast:3unday. Thtere Is little to choose between the ? two . teams. This Is the second occasion-Unit they have fought out a closo'finish, Tipperary winning the first encounter by one run. This Kind of game, tnii-li team keen to get or prevent- that extra run, is cricket de luxe. Burrangong fielded a very strong team, and Tlppcrary werowlthout the aid of. three or four of their 'good players to give tliuui a kick .along. Not that thoy advanced tliat us an ex cuse-they are lar too cood sports men to whine when thoy are beaten. Nothing la so sickening or so out rageous to tho decencies of Bport as this lame lament. Digressing somewhat and referring to the ethics of tile game. It nerves a team right to get It wliero the fatt ed ealf got the chopper for under estimating ti...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Sir John Taverner. DEATH AT BANQUET. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

Sir John Taverner. ? DEATH: AT: BANQUET; iA.-. telegram-, to-day from Melbourne states that Sir. John' T;iverner, ex IState. Minister,.' and' formerly' agent' general for Victoria, 'collapsed' and died suddenly while speaking at: a> -banquet lield in connection with the ''opening-':'of 'A bra'nebiot the Primary Producers Bank at D'oncaster. . A fire gutted the motor- saraco at the. Presbyterian Manse, Moss Vale. The Rev. P. E. Shepherd pul tfcd his J?orU '.?cor. which/was in flames,?out,.q£-thi; bjjildin'i,v > ;1 The ;death\oci;urrea:. $h' Melbourne at \BrjKa<l!er-Gpnb#4l ' rJJorave', W. Danjrart.'the third V" Son ofvth(! lata tt<a II." C. DiinKar;' M.L:C,v.'and, a ,jj$table figure in,t^e-history of the nermanent: defcnco'fprces of'Auji tafjilia.' ' ? ./"i, i§jir. Frank ' Morton," one of- the roost f widely; kns.v/n* writers . ff>r- the Australian Press,. died on Saturday ijijrht after undergoing a surgical operatioB'two days before.:;

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
"Vic Smith" Cup. GALONG BEATEN BY 27 BUNS. (By Our Murrumburrah Correspondent). [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

"Vic Smith" Cup. ' GALONG BEATEN BY 27 BUNS. (By Our.' MurrumburraU Corres pondent). Murrumburrah played tholr Initial match-for the above cup on Saturday, and successfully, defended It agalnBt Galons, winning by 127 runs. The win would have-beeir morc convincing If tlio visitors had played tlio match out; for the locals required only 27 runs to wir, outright, with 46 min utes left tor play. IBut- Galong ap parently had had enough; but it is not trii'.lrct. Scores - GA'LOXQ-1st Innings. J. H. I lor ton, b 'Franklin .. .. ,. Iti Jus. Morton, b Sheppard 10 D. Flanery, c sub b Shoppard .. 4 C. j'tycn, c sub b Slieppard .... 2 T. 'CY.rby, b Franklin 4 L. Hunker, b Franklin 4 ?L. S'lanery, b Franklin .. .. .. 2 R. rianery, b McDougall 17 J. i'Jaiiery, c sub b (Roberta .... 5 L. Hush, not out ... 0 Sundries 7 Total 71 Howling:.Shcppard 3/15, It. Roberts 1/3:!, II-rank! In 4/il'6, M<JDougall l/0. Second Innings:-52 QBunker 27; Franklin 4/2S,. JIcDougall 3/0.7). MURRUMimjniRAH. S...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CIGARETTE SMOKER GOES TO SLEEP. CELLULOID COLLAR IGNITED.. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

CIGARETTE SMOKER GOES TO SLEEP*' ( . CELLULOID COLLAR IGNITED.. 'Alfred Beldon, 4S;'of-iBathursti .was | bmllv burned'ubouttho upper 1'°^}°° .or: his body, and waB .udniUtod to. u local hospital in a serious condition. iHe was wearing a celluloid,: cpliar, and it",Is believed that he went to, sleep while Bmoklng a" cigarette.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Murdochs Ltd. EMPLOYEES ENTERTAINED. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

Murdochs Ltd. EMPLOYEES ENTERTAINED. i Murdochs Ltd., the well known Syd j no}' retail mercery firm, ungated the < whole of Her Majesty's Theatre lust I nifilit as a Xmas treat to 1200 em : Iiloyeea, who enjoyed tliu production 1 of "A Southern IMaid." No mem ! bers of the general public were ad I mitted.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
TURF SCANDAL. JOCKEY CLAIMS £6000. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

TURF SCANDAL. I JOCKEY CLAIMS £6000. : A telegram to rluy from Perth, W.A. states thai before Justice Draper'anil a Jury of six, Thomas- Darcy, a pro* Sessional Jockey, claimed £6000 dam I aged from Patrick Andrew Connolly, a well known racehorse owner, for al» leged libel in inferring that plaintiff ; had been guilty of malpractice on ; the turf.: | The case is part heard.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MOUNTAIN FIRES. HOSPITAL IN DANGER. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

MOUNTAIN FIRES. HOSPITAL IN DANGER. (Bush fires yesterday were blazing in. various parts of the Blue Mouu tains.- A private hospital at Katoom ba"vvas serously^ menaced for a time.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Mines Resume. PELAW MAIN SHORT OF WATER. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

Mines Resume. PEL-AW MAIN SHORT OF WATER. Five northern coal mines resumed work yesterday, but the Pelaw Main was thrown idle owing to shortage ot' water. ?

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
"SKY LARKING" ENDS FATALLY. BOY'S AWFUL DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

I "SKY LARKING" ENDS i ' FATALLY.' I BOY'S AWF.UL DEATH. I ' ' A message to-day from Wellington (N.Z.) states-that two youths were skylarking with an automatic lift at ah' accountant's chambers last night when Gordon Vance fell and - was crushed between the lift and the first floor; it took two hours to release him, but ho was dead long before then.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Ptomaine After Wedding Feast. Sixteen Guests Poisoned. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 18 December 1923

I Ptomaine After Wed ding1 Feast. | Sixteen- Guests Poisoned. I '.Several members oE a wedding -pur I tj- yesterday at, Cessnoekwere affect ed.by ptomaine.poisoning. Six were : admitted to hospital,,"and ten were | treated at their'.homes'. I . I tiaazr.: * ?

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MINERS ENTOMBED. Disaster in Japanese Mines. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

MINERS ENTOMBED. Disaster in Japanese Mines. SHANGHAI, Dec. IS.-Duo to a col 1a;>no in it coal mine at Kasaya, in Jnpun, 30 men aru entombed. Ow InB to ga;i, tho work of rescue is dif ficult, nnu it is toured will bo hope less. '

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FATAL FALL. PAINTER'S END. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

FATAL FALL. PAINTER'S END. "While a crowd looked on, Thomas i Boorer, a painter, lay dying on some ; scaffolding at the corner of Pitt and I Liverpool streets yetterday afternoon. Deceased was engaged on a new build ing, and fell twenty feet from the coping to the scaffolding, fifteen feet from the ground. Difficulty was ex perienced in reaching and rescuing him, but eventually he was admitted to hospital, where ho died soon after admission. Deceased was 55 years old.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
RANJI BURNS. MAYOR OF KATOOMBA. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

V RANJI BURNS. . MAYOR OF KATOOMBA; ^ Aid. A. J. Birney, formerly Known as-tftnujl Uurns," middleweight cham pion boxer of Australia, was clectcd ?Mayor of Katoomba. The voting wag o to* 4. GUr. 'Birney is in husi .noaa at ICatoomba. . Ho lived tor somo : yearfi at Young.

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
OBITUARY. MRS. FANNY EAGAR. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

I , o®mjAe£: THRS. FANNY'EAGAR. Mrs. dfttnny iEagai\ relict of the lute 'Henry (fcagar '(who was a bro ther ? of tilo Hon. Geoffrey Eagnr, Co lonial Treasurer .in the eighties), died at the residence of her (laugh ter, Mrs, 'Bwin, in ,'Currnwong-street, Young, utiout '6 o'clock last evening. Hat-eased; was -73 years .of age am! had resided -in Young fpr the past five year# with her son, llr. Si. iH. .Eagnr, Into ot tl\e Cop-be Cafe. She was born, n "Worcester, on the .Stiver. Sev ern, ,England, her maiden name be ing Alcoclt, and come to Australia, when ,30. years . of .age, arriving'in N.S.'WV in 1879. . She married, at D;irl(ng Point, the >iatq Henry. Engur, anil 'residpd.iU 'various times- in'Moroe and:' other; country*, disti'icts. . The lute Cttrl; Engar child , bedn' a member .or. the N.S.W. lismrt Board tor .many , years,| , jBeceased ^vyas a very active .woi^an all hqr'.lif?;. till 'shortly -be ^orc.'.iier riea'tli. . '/^he .lpaves one Hon juijdi-'two, Qaygtitora,. , The ...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
DISTRICT BUTTER FACTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

j DfSTR ICT BUTTER FACTORY. 1' At u meeting of the directors of i the local butter factory at Harden, it I was dociiled to pay 1/6 for choice ? cream supplied in November. This [ will mean over £1500 distributed for the month, which is the largest sum ' so for. The butter 'is of spiemUi I quality, anil soils readily; ,

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
PIG MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

PIG MARKET, Owing to heavy supplies, totallins I 3700 head, pig sales wore held In Syd ney on Monday, in addition to yester day. Prices for prime lines wore i maintained on late levels, but .plain I and medium offerings were cheaper.] I Wincheombe, Carson quote baoUfat | ters 95/- to 220/-, baconers OS/- to 1 ll'o/-, porltors 35/- to Gu/- pet" hoad. | The next .Sydney sales will bo on l Tuosday, .January -8, < '

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
LOUGHLIN ON PROGRESSIVES. N[?] TEMERE BILL. [Newspaper Article] — Daily Witness — 19 December 1923

LOUGHLIN ON PROGRES SIVES. NE TEMERE BILL. Speaking at Temora, M.r Lou^hlln, IM.K.A., referred tofthe Xe Temere Uill which; he said, would only create (lisLoril amongst people who wanted to live together In" peace. It. could bo said of »5om« of -the best members of the Cabinet that t}>ey did not want the bill Introduced. The Premier's ha mi had been forc ed." It would amaz$ many people to learn that fho Progressive* had un dertaken to mipportfthe measure. It was sorry work-for: the Progressives to back the measure, which some of the Nationalists oiiljJ tolerated on suf ferance. All through the session the Progressives had. proved servile fol lowers of the Natlbhal Government. Thc-y staged several-fthnm fights, but I when it had como'v'ty) real tests they ' had 4\squlbbed." 'Vlhey helped the ; Govcirnment to ,gag.;lhe discussion on ati important immigration agreement, with the result that: the agreement was adopted, and^few knew what it meant. They also! had humiliated themselves ...

Publication Title: Daily Witness
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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