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Obituary. MR. JAMES DWYER, SENIOR. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

MR. JAMES DWYEH, SENIOR, Yesterday afternoon at 4 o'clock Mr. James Dwyer Senior, of Sandy Flat, probably the oldest resident in our district, passed away at the age of 92 years and 11 months, at his residence at Sandy Flat. The late Mr. Dwyer had felt the weight of his great age for some time past, and the two trying experiences hi had a little time ago in the bush through becom ing lost, when he spent several nights during very cold and wet woather out of doors, must undoubtedly havo has tened his end a little. Deceased was a native of the County of Tipperaiy, Ireland, and came to this country with his lirst wife in 1851, landing at Grafton, in which district he worked for several years, being employed on a station owned by a Mr. Blaxland, whore ha received the yearly pittance of L7—a time when a different con dition of affairs as regards wages ex isted to that now prevailing. The late Mr. Dwyer then visited different parts of this State, whin the Timbar ra tableland diggings attr...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

4S& M 11TH INST. When ti e Wlide Of Our General Household DRAP ERY, MEN'S and BOWS' CLOTHING, MERCEUY, DRESS GOODS, HOSI ERY, MILLINERY, UNDERWEAR, GLOVES RIBBONS, LACES and EANCY will be subject to our usual Liberal SPG IT Ci iSS I Mse Dint - OP — 45 III n le £, All Our Goods arc Marked in Plain Figures and when you deduct say 1 /'5 you will see what the article is going to coat you. We think this system is preferable to re marking. For instance an article marked, 20s will be reduced to 16s and so on. CARPETS, L I N 0 8., FU It FUTURE, CROCK ERY, GLASSWARE, and GENERAL KITCHEN REQUIREMENTS will be subject to 1111 ■2s Us! til® £. Purchases under 5s will not carry Discount. Reserve your resources till tho Sale shuts, then harry along for the pick of the stock. And don't forgot that you ' all have a chance of winning During This •Sale Time1 AT KjS1°5< \ You had better Save Now ! The renson is CLEARANCE And the object is CLEARANCE The result will he CLEARANCE s Suits...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

LA CAHDJ POPPLEWELL & SYKES J. a. POPPEWEL.l. J. SYKES licoutiato 11.1.15.a., A.I A. ARCHITECTS, CASINO teerpnonli No 63 Xil'MITED. umsmri e. tailors, m ercers, hatters boots and shoes. f©r all YOUR WEAR it's the MOOT up-to-D'ATE ho©se IN NEWCASTLE. our representative vis3ot • tenterpield . deepwater, ■ ■ emmaville tent hill With a FULL RANGH ei the New est- SOTTING S, MERCERY, HATS ; alffo BOOTS AND SHOWS. Write direct to ua, and we'll ad vise you the date of his next visit to your town. Ytmr Esteemed Favor will receive our most careful and prompt atten tion. • Samples and Self-measurement fqrms posted free on application. TSES HOME OF GOOD TAILORING, NEWCASTLE. A word about byes and their treatment. DO YOU KNOW that you have in your midst AT JENSEN'S a thoroughly qualified Optician, certified by practical examination ? IF SO, then why get Spec tacles from strangers who hap pen to come from door to door .carrying a test-case, and of whom you lcuow nothing but what they tell...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
New Convent. FORMAL OPENING. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

.FORMAL OPENING. Yesterday afternoon at three o'cloek was the hour fixed for the openfng of the new Convent and School by the Right Reverend Dr. O'Connor, Bishop of Armidale. Contrary to indications of the. sky the previous evening the day wan bright and at times sunny, which caused a large number of people of all denominations, includ ing many from the country to be in attendance. After the Bishop had blessed the building, addresses were delivered from the verandah on the north end of the bnilding. Messrs. P. Pinnerty, J. Donoghuo and D. Mullans occupied, seats on the verandah with the speaker. Father Clancy said My Lord, Mr. Lee, Ladies and Gentlemen, I bog to thank Bishop O'Connor for his pre sence. this afternoon and bid him welcome, and also on behalf of the Catholic Community I welcome to our festivities our old-friend the Hon. C. A. Lee. The Architects' and Contractor are to be congratulated on their, work, of which you see specimen before you. From what you know of Mr. Henry...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate Local and General. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

The Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate WirxiissiiD 'nil'. Muudkii.—Re cently Thomas Hewitt murdered his wife in New Zealand, then committed suicide. News has now been received thM when Hewitt's aged mother, who lives in England, heard of the trag edy, she died from shock, The hair of Hewitt's daughter, who is only 10 years of age, and who witnessed the murder, is going grey. Dkatii.—The death took place at "Wilson's Downfall on the 12th inst. of Mr;. Lament, senr., at the age of years. The old lady had been ill for some little while, and the end was not altogether unexpected. Deceased spent a great portion of her life in the district. The remains of deceased were interred at Wilson's Downfall. Bhookixo Fatality,—A shocking fatality occurred on Friday at Bishop's Bridge, Maitland. Henry Why burn, a. single man, was fatally crushed through a load of timber overturning 011 him. The unfortun ate man was a timber contractor. He was out in the hush driving a three horse team attach...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SYDNEY. Monday. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Monday. The four men, Arthur Tatham, Norman Twiss, Samuel Freeman, mid Ryan, wlio were arrested in connec tion with the Eveleigh hold-up were again before the Police Court to-day. Alfred Andrews, cab driver, who was in the habit of driving Paymaster Miller from the bank to the work shops described the hold-up. He said ho thought lie could recognise Twiss as the man who took the box of money. Superintendent Itochestated thnt when he met Ilyan after the latter had been arrested Ryan said "lam pleased to sec you. This is the first time I have met you." Witness said, " I cannot guess how you got away on Saturday night. Yon must] have been dressed as a woman. Your hair is dyed." Ryan replied, " I did not got away 011 Saturday, T went on Friday. I saw detectives looking for me but I took care they did not catch me. They had 110 chance." A clever swindlo which has been operated by a gang of swindlers in connection with the money order system has been detected by the post oilice oiiieials. ...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
HOMEBUSH. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Winehoombe, Carson, Ltd., wired us to-day as follows :—Market 10s. to 15s. better. Beef 25s to 35s per 100 lbs. Bullocks £6 to £15 Ms,, cows £3 to £10.

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
F. & s. Conference. COUNTRY PARTY POLICY. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

COUNTRY PARTY POLICY. On^Thinsday the^Farmers nndiSett lers' Conference again affirmed the de sirability of constituting itself a sep arate political body, but rejected by 315 votes to 14 a proposal to form a separate'eountry partyli n ;Parliamcn t. Some feeling was engendered over a further motion as follows i '• That this coiiferonce is heartily in accord with the policylfof"the new party recently formed in the State Parlia ment for the purpose of conserving the interests of the country." Eventually, it was withdrawn after heated, argument, it being con sidered to clash with another political one which had been passed. Thereupon Mr. It. J. Iliggens, of Bingara, dramatically handed in his resignation and ticket-, as a deligatc and left the hall. , The chairman,- Mr. Patten, M.P., stated that he could not accept the resignation as it should hare been sent to Mr. Higgena' branch of the Association. " This -dramatic action," Mr. Pat ten began-rr " It's quite right," several delegates ...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Has just been OPENED IN HIGH STREET (^ovo royal hotel) by "Who will be pleased it' intending Customers will call and see liis Splendid NEW STOCK and compare Prices

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Telegrams. COMMERCIAL [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

'a Tin—26s. "Wheat—3s 101(1 to 3s lOjjd. Maize—3s 6(1 to 3s lOd. Pollard—£r> 5s. Chaff—£3 15s to -G5. Lucerne—£\ 10s to £5. Potatoes—£'.i to £5. Butter—118s.

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Wee Jasper Tragedy. McBEAN COMMITS SUICIDE. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

MoBEAN COMMITS SUICIDE. The suieido of the murderer has been the sequel to the tragedy enacted at Wee Jasper, in the Yass district, Yrhon n girl named Gertie McAlister [ was brutally murdered on Tuesday j evening last. j The sequel was revealed on Friday, j when Norman MeBean, who was the ! principal witness at the inquest, com mitted suicide in a most dramatic fashion. Ever since the police tool the matter in hand suspicion rested on MeBean, but they were not pre pared to effect an arrest pending the clearing up of certain circumstances. These wore on Friday almost com plete, and an arrest would have been effected.later in the day. Evidently MeBean saw ho was suspected, and eluding the police made for the Good radigbec River, at a spot about 500 yards from the homestead, and walked into the stream. He had secured a pea-rifle by some mysterious means, and when in the water he discharged the weapon at himself, putting a bullet wound through his forehead. Constable McCarthy, who was a...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
White Championship. CARPENTIER WINS IN SIX ROUNDS. LONDON, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

CARPENTIER WINS IN SIX HOUNDS. LONDON. Frirlav. The fight for the white heavyweight championship of the world between Gunboat Smith, the holder of the title, and Georges Carpcntier, heavy weight champion of Europe, took' place at the Olympia last night in the presence of a huge gathering ' of spectators. Carpcntier won on a foul in the sixth round. The betting was 5 to 4 on Car-: pentier, but most of the wagering was at even money. As the men shaped up for the opening Carpcntier reversed the tac tics which he had previously em ployed in his contests. All the time he was on the alert, waiting for Smith: to carry the fight to him. Smith accommodated his opponent and tried with a right for the head, followed by a left, but the boximr of either men was not worthy the occasion. Smith, with a succession of body blows had the better of the round. During the second round Carpentier displayed something like the custom ary speedy and deadly boxing which won him all his fights. He more than he...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Late David Weir. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Last Friday's iss.ue of the Lismoro " Northern Star" contains fhe follow ing reference to tho late Mr. David Weir :— " Tho death of Mr. David Weir, of " Malvern," CIunes, removes one c£ the old residents of that district. Mr. Weir was born in Fermanagh. There are two brothers and two sistera atill living—William, in America ; Robert, still on the old homestead ; a sister in Scotland, and the other in Ireland. Mr. Weir loft the old country in 1880, coming to bis uncle, Mr. D. Weir, of Bushbank, Kiama, and on his marriage with Ann Jane Weir in 1883, be settled in Jamberoo, staying there till 1887. Hearing so much about the Big Scrub of tbe North Coast, he left Jamberoo and came to the Richmond River and took the place on Bennie's Creek. In 1901 he removed to the Clunes property, " Malvern," making great improve ments and erecting a comfortable home. Tho next year Mrs. Weir," who for some time had been in ill health, passed away. She was one greatly beloved and respected by the whole c...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Beef Trust. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Mr Justice Street, tho Common wealth Commissioner, who is investi gating tho alleged existence of the American meat combine in Queen sland commenced taking cvidenco in Brisbane on Wednesday. Mr. ~B. J. Kerr, Commonwealth Veterinary Officer in Queensland, was examined. Ho said that aboat 682,500 cattle were killed per year in Queensland. He expressed the opinion that there would not be enough cattle in Queensland next year to keep all the meat works going, and he did not think the railways could keep tho whole of tho works fully supplied. The railways were at pre sent taxed to their utmost, and it wan n marvel to him that theie was no hitches. The into of natural in creases in cattle and sheep in Queens land was decreasing. The witness in, reply to questions, said that he knew that the Auatralian Meat Export Co. bought the Alligator Creek works near Townsville, and .that a repre sentative of Morris and Co., of Chica go, wno negotiating for tho purchase of 420 acres whereon to erect w...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Scratched and Bubbed in a Frantic Manner. A Terrible Disease Ended by Zam Buk. Mrs. K. E. Wadsworth, of 04, Wellington-street, East Perth,, W.A., nays :—" Bot'oro I caine to Esst Perth from Yorkshire, England, part of mj duties w,pre keeping tidy and in order, laboratories after medical stud( nts had been experimenting. Wliile at tending to my work I must have used a glass to get a drink of water, and in doing so must have absorbed some of the poisonous substances contained in the vessel. Soon after I broke out in eczema on ovory part of my body, my hands and feet being specially affected. In a short time I vraa in terrible state, for the disease broke out on my head and I lost all my hair. I could not get any sleep at night, hut would toss from side to si lo in great torment. The itching irritation and awful burning pain were nigh unbearable. This terrible disease tortured me in a way that was indescribable, and I rubbed and tore the a fleeted parts with my hands in a frantic manne...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Edwaud J. Phtiieiiick, Dentist Tarcoola," House Street, Tenterfield.'*

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

Mr. H. Y/ HEWTOB will vlolt ' Tenterfield periodically when ha will Stay® all th® Lat est Designs In Smart Costumes and Materials. SStlRTS from £2 2s. COSTUMES from £8 Us. Gentlemen ©ouid not d© better then plaoo their orSere with ns for a well out and finished • suit , O'KeefFe'a Sample Rooms, Commercial Hotel. Kfewton and Lawrence, GLEN 1NNES. Tail©recl Go*iuines I „JS^MMgBiaBt^!iSs : made, to please are • Marshall's Shoes. / Into every | pair goes .the features :— Comfort, Economy and Service. The combination is responsible for the go:d name j* they have maintained for ever 50 years. K We are Sole Agents. h • : : — — fS TOWNEND & MITCHELL g Boot Importers; Tenterfielcl ' p AaetisBceiy Fat • Stock Salesman Stock Purports?- lg@&its" Wood's Chambers, - Newcastle. / g®7 Correspondence Invited. Market Reports Forwarded on application, Don't Forgot Poor Old Dobbin These Gold Nights. Youc horse is helping to earn your money, and requires seme consideration these Wintry w...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 20 July 1914

RETURN THANKS. Mrs. James Christie and family thank many friends for kind sympathy and floral token on the occasion of their recent bereavement. FUNERAL NOTICE. The friends of the late Mr. James Dwyer Senior, of Sandy Flat, are re- quested to attend his funeral which will leave the R.C. Church, to-morrow (Tuesday) afternoon at 3 o'clock. J. R. DAY, Undertaker.

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Taught a Lesson. [Newspaper Article] — The Tenterfield Courier and District Advocate — 23 July 1914

Taught a Lesson. It happened at a public ball. He was a man of serious intentions and numerous attentions, and she was rich and weddable. They sat in the hall under the stairway. It Was a nook for lovers. Thero was not a soul in sight, and ho thought his golden opportunity had arrived, Down he flopped on hi,s knees, and clu-spc-d her hand. "Dear one," ho whispered, not very loud, but loud enough, "I have loved you with the whole strength and ardour of a,man's nature when it is roused by nil that is pure and good nnd lovely in voinan, and I can no longer restrain my pent-up feelings. I must tell you what is in my heart, and assure you that never yet has woman I eard from my lips the secrets that ure throb bing and " Just then a rustle was heard 011 the stairs above them, ■ and a card fastened to a thread swung down nnd dangled not two inches from the lover's nose. On it were these por tentous words :— "I'm a bit of a liar myself." Then the awful truth flashed upon him, and ho fled. A...

Publication Title: Tenterfield Courier And District Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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