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WESLEYAN SUNDAY SCHOOL. ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION AT WARRAGUL. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
WESLEYAN SUNDAY SCHOOL. ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION AT WARRAGUL. Anniversary services in connection with the Warragul Sunday School, were cele brated on Sunday, and wore conducted by the 1Rev. C. J. Hughes, of Omeo. The church was prettily decorated with ever greens and flowers, and the children were seated on a raised platform, improvised for the occasion. . The 1Rev. T. Alday appeared in the rule of a musical con ductor, and MIr. E. 31. Ellis, Superin cendent of the School, supervised the general arrangemenlts. At the morning sarvice the preacher based his discourse on the words `" What mean these stones" taken from the Book of Joshua, 4th chapter, 21st verse. The preacher said the chapter dealt with the passing of tihe Children of Israel over tihe river Jordan, on dry land, and in comi memoration of the miracle performed for them, Joshua, obeying the voice of tihe Lord, comnmnanded thie 12 priests of the 12 tribes of Israel, to carry each a stone, from the river bed, and place it at ...
ABOUT BABY'S SORE MOUTH. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
ABOUT BABY'S SORE MOUTH. Not only babies. but young children frequently suffer from a sore mouth, and great relief can be obt:alined if the latter be bathed often with a syrup made of half a cupful of strained sage water. to which has been added a small pinch of either alum or borax and a spoonful of honey. Thrush, also, ::c cording to thle editor of ''Baby," should be treated with a. mixture of borax and glycerine painted three or four times daily on the mouth. A canmel's hair brush should be used for the purplose, and the amount of borax as imuch of the powder as will dissolve iu the glycerine. The same authority recom mends that in severe cases a weak solu tion of permauganatc of potash should be employed for "swabbing-out"'' the mouth.:nd that all feeding bottles, tubes, etc., should be both well washed aid keplt in the same.
USEUL BATH TOWELS AND RUGS. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
USEUL BATH TOWELS AND RU;GS. Very pretty and useful. as well as durable, towels and rugs for use in bed and bath rooms lmay be made by cut ting up colored and white knitting cotton into uniform hits three inches long, and then knitting them into alter nate rows of plaiu knitting. This last should be done in strips. wide or nor row. according to the taste of the worker. The colors can be placed alter nately or ilntelrmixed. just as fancy dic tates. and the same applies to the lining.
POST CARDS. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
POST CARUDS. The following is an extract fromtheii, : "Postal'Guide": "Private cards bcain adhesive Ltruamps are allowed to be used as post cards be tween places in Victoria, under the follow ing conditions, viz.: "That they be made of ordinary card board, not thicker than the material used for the official post card, and measure not less than 4in. by 3in., nor more than 5kin. by 3sin. "That there be nothing aflixed, writ ten, printed, or otherwise impressed on the front thereof except the address and stamps in payment of postage, and the following words when printed only, viz.: -' Post Card.' The address only to be written on this side."
RE-DIRECTION. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
1:E-1)IB ECTRoN. Lettters. plkets, nl d Inewspalpers are re-directed, without charge,. to anIy part of Victoria. upon the written request of the addriessee. They Iany also be re-postcd, with a fresh direction, by an agent of the addlressee, within a day of delivery, pro vided they hIave not been openced. Let ters, &c., nmay also be re-posted to other colonies and countries, provided that the ditfiernc e (if any) in postage he paid.
THE LADIES' COLUMN. YOU WILL FORGET. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
THE LADIES' COLUMN. YOU WILL FORGET. You will forget. The flowering tide of spring Stands still at flood; the blossoms overflow For gladness, and beside that tender glow Of life, you kiss me, yet I dumbly know You will forget. Tile sulumer colmes. Ah, sweetheart, love is sweet; The very breath of God lies on the land; You draw me close to you, but though my hand In faith seek yours, I dimly understand You will forget. The earth grows chill. The banner of the frost Flames gold and crimson in the wood. We. start As from a dream, and, wondering, stand apart Ah. what is this? Hush, hush, my beating heart You will forget. Can I forget? The harvest of my soul Lies winnowed at your door. The meadow rue Which binds it as of old Is not more true Than I, and yet I walk alone, while you You have forgot. -The "lookman."
THIS QUEER OLD WORLD. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
THIS QUEER OLD WORLD. It is queer how things go by contraries here, 'Tis always too cold or too hot, And the prizes we miss, you know, always ap. pear To be better than those we've got: ; It is always too wet, or too dusty and dry, And the land is too rough or too flat. There's nothing that is perfect beneath the blue sky, -But- t It's a pretty good world for all that. If Some people are born but to dig in the soll, And sweat for the bread that they eat, While some never learn the hard meaning o" tail. And live on the things that are sweet; A few are too rich and a lot are too poor, And some are too lean or too fat Ah, the hardships are many that men most endure, -But It's a pretty good world for all that. The man who must think envies them that must be Ever pounding and digging for men, And the man with the pick would be happy tl he Might play with the brush or the pen! t All things go by contraries here upon earth, Life is empty and sterile and flat; Man begins to complain on the ...
A DOUBLED PLEASURE. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
A DOUBLED PLEASURE. Is not that a sweet thought my girl readers, that you can double any plea sure that may come to you? It seems so to me, and I want it to so appear to you also. Do you ask how such can be? It is very easy; only to give a little thought, a little love. a little sympathy to the world around you. If a com panion should be invited to the same house as yourself, and you notice her looking lonely and unheeded amidst the amusement going on, double your own pleasure by increasing hers. Put aside for a little time your own special en joyment, sit dlown beside her, give a few words of praise for something you can truly admire in her toilette, seek to draw her amongst those who will cause her to lose the dreary sense of being overlooked, do all you can to make her feel glad she is present, then return to your own amusement (whatever it may be), and see if your pleasure be not in deed "doubled" from the thought that some other heart is more joyful for your thoughtful care. Or...
GREASE ON CARPETS. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
GREASE ON CARPETS.. The unsightly appearance of grease spots on a carpet is an eyesore to any housekeeper, and my readers may be glad to learn that such will disappear if a paste be made of equal parts of magnesia and fuller's earth, mixed with perfectly boiling water, and laid whilst still very hot over the marks. It must be left on until dry, and then brushed off. In ordinary cases. one application is sufficient, but should the spots still re main visible, a second coating of paste can be applied.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
A nice little conundrum cropped up at a local shire council meeting recently. A rate payer had impounded a bull, putting 10s damages on it. The owner declined to realease the animal, as he would not give the impounder the satisfaction of getting the 10s, and did not think the ownership could be proved. The bull was kept four weeks and then sold, resulting in a loss. The pound keeper appealed to the council to know who was liable for the deficit, the person impound ing or the owner of the animal. They gave it up and passed it on.
ENTERTAINING MR WILLIAMSON NEW ARRIVAL AT WARRAGUL. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
ENTERTAINING MR WIL LIAMSON NEW ARRIVAL AT WARRAGUL. Last Monday evening a very pleasant social evening was spent by the adlherents and friends of the Brighton New-street Weslcyan church in the schoolroom, the object being to bid farewell to Mr. Wil liamson who, after occupying the highlest positions in the Brighton circuit, has resigned his various offices owing to his removal to Warragul, where he repre sents the legal firm of Messrs. Corr and Rylah. The Rev. WV. A. Quick, in a short ad dress, referred to the high Christian char aeter of MIr. Williamson and stated that the profession upon which he had entered -that of the law-afforded ample scope for his undoubted abilities, and his clients at Warragul would find in him an honest lawyer andl one who would add lustre to that lucrative profession. The Rev. R. W. Thompson, on behalf of the trustees and adherents of the church, presented MIr. Williamson with a handsome ornmolu timepiece. He said the recipient had occupied the highest ...
UNITED TEMPERANCE SOCIETY. CONCERT AND TABLEAUX. CHORUS OF SIXTY CHILDREN. [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
UNITED TEMPERANCE SOCIETY. CONCERT AND TABLEAUX. CHORUS OF SIXTY CHILDREN. For some weeks past the members of the Warragul United Temperance Society, under the leadership of the Secretary, Mrs. J. Toye, have been rehearsing their respective parts in the tableaux and concert, which took place in the Public Hall on Wednes day last. The performance was organised for the benefit of the Children's Convalescent Home and the Ragged Boys' Mission. Although the weather was boisterous and wet a very fair, and certainly very appreci ative, audience rewarded the pro moters and the performers, for the trouble they had taken in organising the concert. The Rev. C. H. Hunter presided, and referred in enlogistic terms to the splendid results achieved by the Ragged Boys' Mission. Many a lad of promise had been taken off the streets and rescued from a life of crime ultimately to develop into a useful and honored citizen. The Children's Convalescent Home was also an excellent institution, for, by the c...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
Sir,-In reference to a letter signed Glorious," in your last issue your correspondent inferentially casts. a doubt on the fairness of the manager of the Sunny Creek Creamery, in measuring milk from suppliers. I wish to point out that if the manager's milk returns were incorrectly stated, tihe error would he at once detected by the secretary of the Trafalgar Factory in the cream results.-Yours, &c., OLD FACTORY MANAGER.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — West Gippsland Gazette — 8 November 1898
Supplement to West Gippland iazettle, Tuesdaly, Nov. 8, 1898. . ý tt E W w[ 7s s , Larid, Insurance, and General Agent, QUEEN STREET, WARRAGUL (AGENCIES THROUGHOUT VICTORIA), - hias Farmsna For Sale aurl To Let. AGENT FOR: WALTER A. WOOD MACHINE COY, SPALDING ROBBINS ROTARY DISC PLOUGHS, - UNITED AUSTRALIAN MUTUAL FIRE INSURANCE COY, NATIONAL WOOL COMPANY OF AUSTRALIA, NATIONAL WOOL PRESS-£10, ODAM'S SHEEP DIP, MANURES, ETC. Consignmenits of Wool, Hides, Skins, Tallow, Etc,, Received. I have a number of Enquiries from Farmers in the Northern Districts for Farms. Owners wishing to Sell or Lease please communicate with A. NEWMAN, Queen Street (next to M'Cullough's), Warragul.. ONE 1MOMENT PLEASE Walter A. Wood Latest Improved Reapers & Binders, WITH ROLLER BEARINGS, SPRING BALANCE REEL, This is the Machine You Should Have. Walter A. Wood Mowers, Reapers, and Rakes ARE THE VERY BEST MADE. The "Farxner's' Favorite" Graini Drill WILL ENSURE YOU A GOOD HARVEST. ANDREWV NEWuIMAN, A...