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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
Next to the Doctor COMES THE Nurses' Opinion. A TESTIMONY TO CLEMENTS TONIC f Buckinaham Aveaue. Coburg, Vic., 314/12. CLEMENTS TONIC LTD. " I know Clements- Tonic w: used extensively by the profession, and nurses know its value and are seldom without it. Once a patient got very weak and low spirited, and I gave her Clements Tonic. A few doses made, a change for the better, she rapidly be came bright and cheerful, it gave her health and strength and soon put her on her feet again, which made her a firm believer in Clements Tonic. Since, I have given it to many patients- with the same good results., I am at a loss to know how we, who look after.?he sick, could get on without that splendid -medicine. *(Suned) NURSE GARD." This Medicine is the best to be taken for Constipation, Uric Acid in the Blood, Weakl Kidneys, Indigestion, Low Spirits, Sick Headache. Loss of Sleep, Poor Appetite, Biliousness or Poor Blood. All STORES and CHEMISTS SKLI, IT. Publ.io Notice SOME people hesitate to g...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
You Should be Determined In rejecting the worthless and frequently injurious counterfeits which are some times pushed for the greater gain as ' just as good' as the Genuine SANDER and SONS' Pure Volatile Euclaypti Extract, be not deceived! SANDER'S EXTRACT is recognised by the highest medical authorities as possessing unique stimulat ing, healing and antiseptic powers, The preparation of Sander's Extract from the pure selected leaves, and the refinement by special process, give it curative virtues pcculiarly its own, Therefore, be not misled. Demand and insist upon Genuine Sander Extract, and you will derive the benefit that thousands have derived from it before. When ill you should not depress yourself more by the common, bulky, and nauseating eu calyptus oils, and so called extracts. What you want is quality and reliability in small doses; and this you will find only in Sanders Extract. It brings lnstan tanteous relief in headache, fever, colds, S lung and stomach troubles, and it...
Sunday Corner. Use Your One Talent. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
Sunday Corner. Use Your One Talent. Use your one talent for God's glory, and he will give you more to use. Do the little duties faith fully, and you will grow in skill and ability and be able for greater. No duties are small or unimpor tant. There are many who grow discouraged because they are kept all their life at little tasks. Men praise grand and heroic deeds, and little notice is taken of the common heroisms of daily duty. But you remember what one said-that if God sent two angels to earth, one to rule an empire and the other to clean a street, they would each regard their employment as equally distinguished. True faithfulness regards nothing as small or unim portant.
PUBLICATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
PUBLICATIONS. Wide variety and real importance characterise the contents of the very attractive New Year number of the Windsor'Magazine (to hand through Mr Sayle), which well maintains the high standard of the preceding Christmas issue. The universal interest of the War inspires the principal articles of. the number. Mr. G. H. Wells contributes an article which will be read with the pro foundest interest, 'Scientific War: the Lifeless Monster that Kills the Souls and Bodies of Men,' in the course of which sundry ideas of real importance are for cibly expressed. The second article on the great Military Resources of India dears with the Armies of the Rajahs. The fine-art feature consists of a group of pictures by distinguished artists, inspired by themes of modern warfare, ranging from pictures of the Crimea period on through-the Boer war and down to the present 2uropean conflict.
AT THE GRAVESIDE Of Ten British Soldiers. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
AT THE CRAVESIDE Of. Ten British Soldiers. An exceptionally interesting en closure has been received by a resi dent of Ramsgate (Eng.) in a letter from the front, published in the East Kent Times and handed us by one of our Queenscliff sub scribers:- This was a form of burial service used by a Catholic priest at the grayeside of ten British soldiers, afterwards translated from the French, by Pte R. Briggs, dis penser, R.A.M.C. The writer adds that the speech loses much of its impressive char acter in the translation. 'Officers, non-Commissionfed officers and men of the British Army. This morn ing two soldiers of the French Arniy died at the hospital ih consequence of their wounds. There was also one of those 'who made the wxounds, whom we respect in death, as death is sacred. We brought them here under my feet where I am stand ing. Now behold on this same day we accompany to our cemetery ten other victims. These are English, OUR FAITflFUI, ALLIES. For us Frenchmen in this ter rible ...
RAIN TO ORDER. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
RAIN TO ORDER. .An interesting rain-making experi. inent is reported fromt North Otago, N. Z., where there has been -a l.ng drought. The places: chosen weri Raki's Table, 1,050ft. above the sea. level, and Totard, 500ft. above the sea. In the first attack on the skip 40 pound of dynamite and 25 pounds of powder. were used. No immediate effects were observed, but a slight shower fell at a place a little dis tance away. Further explosions with larger charges followed, the strong est being .produced by 501t. of gun cotton and 1001t. of dynamite. These were followed by wide-spread and. heavy rains, which continued for two days,
A MONK'S FORECAST A Remarkable Prophecy. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
A MONK'S FORUEAST KA Remarkable Prophecy. Many prophecies have been 'made in regard to the present world-wide conflict, but none have equalled the remarkable forecast made by Frater Johannes, a monk, who lived and wrote in the 16th century. In deciphering the allegory it has to be remembered that France is represented by a cock, England by a leopard, Russia by a white eagle, Germany by a black eagle, Austria by the 'other eagle.' The lamb stands for justice, mercy and truth.' The prophecy is divided into 34 paragraphs, or 'items,' as fol lowsi 1. Several times has one seemed to recognise him, because all the slayers of the'lamb resethble each other, and all the wicked. are the precursors of the great Wicked One. 2. The veritable anti-Christ will be one of the monarchs of his time, a son of Luther. He will invoke God and call himself His mes senger. 3. The prince of lies will swear by the Bible. He will call himself the Arm of the Most High, chastis ing corrupted people. 4. He will h...
Accidents. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
Accidents. Mr Layden. of the R.A.G.A., stationed at Fort Nepean, was on Wednesday last seized with violent bleeding from the nose, and was conveyed .to the Military Hospital here, where he received treat ment, and is now progressing. Another member of the R.A.E., Swan Island was the victim of a severe burn ng acci-tent Tuesday morning last, and was brought into Queenscliff and admit ted to the military hospital for treatment. He a;so is reported as progressing.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
THE necessity of a Progress Asso ciation for Queenscliff is greatly felt. There' are many, improve ments for the good of- the town' which might be made, and which can only be dealt with by a Pro gress Association. A number of years ago such an Association existed here. The members strove ardently for the welfare of the town, and there is evidence in different parts of the work done by them Since then, the par ticular 'work of improvement has been relegated to the Council, which has done very well, buit neither.funds nor function provide. the scope desired. It only requires a few enterprising spirits, with the townspeople behind them, and a deal might. be done fqr the. further improvement of Queenseliff and 'Point.. Lonsdale. We are sadly behindhand in minor matters, which would lend to the general comfort and pleasure of the visiting public, and these should be attended to if we expect to maintain our status among seaside resorts. THERE is published by us to-day a most extraordinary...
NAVY FASHION. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
NAVY FASHION. Some of the officers and men of a vessel anchored in the harblour of Funchal, Madeira, went ashore for a horseback ride round the island. About half way up the mountain two.officers encountered a foretopman evidently very warm, &lt;riding a spirit ed little horse, which had a stone tied up in a silk handkerchief slung to its tail. "What are you doing with that handkerchief, Brown ?" asked the lieutenant. "Why, you see, sir," said Brown, "that when I first hitched her up she pitched badly, being too much by the head so I just rigged this stone on sft and brought her down to her bearings, and now she sails like a clipper !" am |m -mm m
A. N. A. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
A. N . (From Press Correspondent). The iieeting of the 1st inst. was adjourned owing to the .holiday, and will be held on' Monday even ing next, at the usual hour. Members are reminded -that on the following Monday, Feb. 15th, the quarterly summoned meeting will. be; held. Among the correspondence re ceived since last meeting night was a letter from Mr Tr~acey, of the instructional staff, who left for England in January last year, and is now attached to one of the Im perial regiments fighting in France. Mr Tracey, who is an ex president of the Queenscliff branch, took a very active part in A.N.A. matters whilst stationed at Swan Island, and he is still a member; although so far away. At the time of writing Mr Tracey was in the Manchester Royal In firmary, recovering fr.m :rheuma tism contracted in the trenches be tweenYpres and Armentiers. He describes the life there as being very rough, but he expected to be able to return to. it in a month's time. He served in the battles of the R...
THE FARM. GROWING COWPEAS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
THE FARM. GTROWING OOWPEAS. The cowpea is a plant that is not sufficiently appreciated. Its value as a soil renovator, as a green 'manure crop, as a catch crop, as a pasture and'as a regular hay crop, gives it a place in agriculture which warrants its wide acceptance to our farmers. Its wide adoption to the soils and to the climatic conditions common to this State make it a crop that can readily be grown in practically every part of the State, and there is little doubt that its use is destined to a great increase, due to the constantly increasing prices of farm lands with out a corresponding increase in pro duction. There are, however, some import ant reasons why the cowpea has not taken as important a place in agri culture as it deserves. Among these are the high cost of seed and the dif ficulty in curing the hay. The gradual introduction of cowpea hullers that can separate the peas from. the vine without cracking them will undouht edly overcome the first of these diffi culties whi...
Personal. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
Pepsonal. The .Mayoress of Ballarat (Mrs Pearse,'sen.) is spending a holiday in . Queenscliff, staying with Mrs G . 'E.Harding; of Symonds st. Mr .and Mrs T. B. Guest and famiil' have b'beil staying at the Ozone hotel. Mr and Mrs Gower Williams have. been holidaying here, staying at '-The Ridge,' Mercer street. - Mr Walter Claridge has been spending a few days in Queens cliff. We. regret to record the=- death of Mr Leslie S. Carr, which took place at his . parent's residence, Lear month street,` on Saturday last. Deceased, who resided at Leopold, recently contrtacted a severe illness, which caused his death. He was in- his twenty-second - year, and the deepest' synipathy is expressed for relatives. The interment took place on Monday, at Geelong, and wvas attended by a number of the members ::of the Leopold RIifle Club, ,of which deceased was a member. One of Queenseliff's very oldest residents, Miss M. Nicholson, daughter of Pilot William Nichol son, deceased,' is visiting her nativ...
A YANKEE IN A HURRY. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 6 February 1915
A YANKEE IN A HURRY. An. amusing incident occurred at Charing Cross Station in Ascot week. An American drew up at the station in a taxi, and, jumping out before the cab had hardly stopped, started to haul down his luggage. Noticing a porter standing by, he called out to him : "Come along, man, and take my luggage. What time is the next train to Ascot ?" "Oh, you've come to the wrong station, sir," said the porter, with a smile. "You want Waterloo." "Then fetch me a taxi at once, and don't stand there like an idiot," the now-excited Yankee exclaimed. The taxi duly arrived, but by that time the American had worked him self into a towering rage, and. roared at the driver : "Waterloo, as fast as the devil !" "The station, sir ?" quietly asked the unperturbed driver - a remark which put the finishing cap on the American's temper. "No, you tarnation fool ! " he screamed ; "the battlefield !" A famous Cornish lifeboat, . after years of service, has been converted into a dwelling, and is to...
THE SPOONERISMS OF Dr. SPOONER. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 13 February 1915
THE SPOONERISMS OF Dr. SPOONER. There is probably no more famous man at Oxford than Dr. Spooner, the Warden of New College, and his fame thoughpeculiar, is likely to be last. ing, for he has added to the gaiety of our nation by inventing a new form of humour, the picturesque cransportation of initial syllables. It is said that he owed the inspiration to his first nurse; but it wvas not till be became an Oxford don, and b:andly announced at divine service that the hymn would be "Kinquering Songs their tatles tike" that his pecur!i'ar genius found full recognition. and "Spocnerisms" gave a new facet "o humo r. A little later he con ,.u:sed ths- congregation at morning .i hei by :reading in the lesson of the lay that, "'it is easier for a camel to :o .though the: knee of an idol," and -to6ijhsed an anudicnuce of working mend :by as ing them if they nePver Felt "some vag:e yearning, some .:haf:~ . rmed ihsh, for a higher life.' 'Ile unidr"rra.lduates of "New." were Lot slo-, to repond t...
THE BLIGHT OF ISLAM. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 13 February 1915
THE BLIGHT OF ISLAR1. " (By a Banker) The country on which is concene trated the supremest regard of all Christendom, far sutrpassing in interest and fascination any other place in the whole world-the Holy Land-- owing to the blighting effects'of the effete rule of the Turk, in rough weather is practically shut out and isolated from the world. For the absence of any harbour, which any civilised power, even the most unimportant, would long ago have provided, renders landing al together impracticable except in fairly moderate weather. And even then a landing at Jaffa (formerly Joppa) is an experience frequently, though happily not al ways, the reverse of agreeable. The steamer anchors some distance from the town and is soon sur rounded by Arab boats, one of which approaches the lowered stair gangway as near as practicable. The passenger then decends the stairway and seats himself, or her self-and woe be to her if she be stout and heavy-on small grating at foot, his dangling over the s...
Football in Egypt. FORMER DISTRICT FOOTBALLER IN COMMAND. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 13 February 1915
Football in Egypt. ORMER DISTRICT FOOT B ALLER IN COMM\AND. Initeresting news has been re ceived from Mr H. WV. Mlatheson, who is a member of No. 2 Field ..Company Engineers, of the First Au-::stralian Division of the Expedi tionary Forces, now in Egypt, and ..a former footballer of prominence locally and in Victoria generally. Two teams were chosen (he wrote Mr S. Sherrin, of Colling -wood) to take parf in a friendly .game of football. Mr' Matheson captained one, which won by 12 :-points, the skipper of it kicking five out of the six goals scored. • ' Playing football in Egypt " he adds " is not all beer and skittles, Sthe ground being extremely hard 'and grassless. Without any train Sing and under such conditions, you can imagine the tired limbs that eventually sought repose at the pyramids, nine miles away. This Smatch was played with the ball you gave me, and was the first match under Australian rules.ever contes ted in Egypt. I feel proud to think that I was captain of the winn...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 13 February 1915
.youi Should be betermined ?In rejecting the worthless and frequently injurious counterfeits which are some times pushed forfthe greater gain as ' just as good' as the Genuine SANDER and ONS' Pure Vo!atile Euclaypti Extract, be not deceived! SANDER'S EXTRACT is recognised by the highest medical authorities as possessing unique stimulat ing, healing and antiseptic powers, The preparation of Sander's Extract from the pure selected leaves, and the refinement by special process, give it curative virtues peculiarly its own, Therefore, be not prisled. Demand and insist upon Genuine Sander Extract, and you will derive tle benefit that thousands have derived from it before. When ill you should not depress yourself more by the common, bulky, and nauseating en calvptus oils, and so called extracts. What you want is quality and reliability in small doses; and this you will find only iihanders Extract. It brings lustan tanteous relief in headache, fever, colds, lung and stomach troubles, and it...
HOUSEHOLD HINTS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 13 February 1915
HOUSEHOLD [HfN'TS. Honey in the comb eaten freely, is a :apital prevention' of coionstlpation. Scotch broth is greatly improved by the iddition of a dessertspoonful of sugar. For patent leather or glace kid boots, Surniture cream makes an excellent polish. Gloves should not be removed during a jall.. liemove stains from light materials by eubbing with a piece of clean white ndiarubber. Flour thrown upon burning paraffin will instantly extinguish it, while water rnly spreads the flames. Maidenhair fern can be kept green for i considerable time by singeing the ends >f the stalks. Always shrink braid by wetting it thoroaghly before putting on the gown, either for binding foot or trimming, A very good thing for a tired headache is to dip bandages in hot water and bind &rmly round the brow. Two to three folds of cummon white muslin made wet, and ironed to dry, makes a nioestiff lining for print neck bande. After washing the hair, and before combing it, rub in a little vaseline...