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EVER FOREMOST! Gilgandra's Peregrinating Orchestra Record Makers & Breakers [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
mwm ' rn EVER FOREMOST! Gilgandra's Peregrinating Orchestra Record Makers & Breakers Records are made only to be brok en. The truth of this oft repeated adage is oroKaded by the famous .Heaney Syncopated Orchestra, of Gilgandra, which has established: a reputat:on that has spread far and wide. Last dance season this talen ted combination traversed the lion's share of the State fulfilling- a never : ending list of engagements at balls and other leading social fixtures. In all, last season they covered over 22.000 miles. In one. week alone thoy left, behind over 1,100 miles. That jtime the artists first appeared at far-away Collarenebri, which is near the Queensland border, then they had to travel helter-skelter to be "on deck" at a big shevoo at Cobar, which still has some gay times even though the rich copper mines are to a bubble there. After that the musicians'hAd to oppear on suc cessive nights at Btewarrina and Bourke. ^ Throughout that hectic,^bustling week Mauric Heane...
COMMERCIAL Schute, Bell and Co., Ltd., report [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
COMMERCIAL I Schute, Bell and Co., Ltd., reportB -The ' splend'd rainfall of the pas week has tended materially to lighte - the gloom of recent days. It is man; months since so general a fall ove practically the whole State had bnei experienced, and fortunatly over wide area well over an inch fell, si that response should be rapid and en sure a sufficiency of winter feed fo those compulsorily holding surp'.u stock because of lack of cash buyer at reasonable prices. The fall ha occurred in time to avert heavy los of stock which had been imminem.1 threatening. Sales in Brisbane are progressin; satisfactorily at apparently about &lt;• corresponding level to that recordec at the Sydney closing sales last weel Exact comparison is difficult becaus of the marked difference in type be tween average products of the respec tive States. It would seem that ther is every reason to look forward f • cont"'nued buoyancy during the fii alising series to be held in Sydney b&lt; tween-...
Golf [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
fiolf Golf appears^to be on the wane, as 110 competitions have taken place o£ lute. Nevertheless, one member should have a on his confederates when the n®ct' competition takes place. Surely the selectors for the next cup mallh will not overlook the practice one /popular member of the club indulged in while on a trip-along one of ourf much traversed routes. His duty fo/ced him to go per shank's pony and Ee was thus -afforded the opportunity of some excellent prac tice. Good luck, Mac., your enthusi asm will certainly give you a further lift up tla: ladder of fame..
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
WoO&lt;U' Grout 'Peppermint Care For Influenza Colds. Save Money toy Purchasing Yoer Shea From We have Pleasure in Submitting OUR PRICES for SHEARING REQUIREMENTS, which we trust you will find are FAVOURABLE QUOTATIONS, and will be Pleased to RECEIVE YOUR ORDERS. Any Lines Omitted from This List we will be Pleased to Quote on Request. We Particularly Draw Your Attention to the Various Lines Manufactured by JAMES MORRISON & Co., Ltd., Sydney, which we' Guarantee, and will Replace if Ur satisfactory. They have Proved their Efficiency iii and around the district. WOULD DRESS YOURSELF Famous Motor And Botanite Enamel STOP Corrosion/ . tJy. l/S£ 2/3 Ipt. . . Jpt. . .. .. 1/6 The King of Under carriage Enamels . . 1/7 per Hundred kteel • • • 2/6 Each (d Cutlers at Sydney Prices. AH Styles llicate Parts for Shearing Machines, lence and loss of time. Blue or Red Raddle Per lb. .... 1/-V" ' Round Galvanised Tubs— 18 inch . . . 5/6 20 inch . . . 6/6 22 inch ... 9/ Galvanised B...
Racing [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
Racing / Gulargamboiie will be|en fete ncxl ■week-.when the "initial nfceting of the Trustees- and Citizens iface Club will be held. , The days av&lt;£ Tuesday and Wednesday 17111 and B8tb June. As s:sted by an energeticjpommittee sec rotary Bert Anderson has arrange ments: well in hand fof the success of the meeting and g^ven favourable weather the meeting should be a great success. Nominations close on Tues day evening last, am] it is expected, that over 50 horses SAW be nominated The secretary wqufd like-to remind committeemen tliawa-m'eoting will be t held on Saturday/afternoon' next ait: 3 p.m.' to' make mnal arrangements. On. Tuesday evemng a Grand, Soe'al will be held, g.
IN A NUTSHELL Topical, Tattle Tiffs Here, There & Everywhere [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
j IN A NUTSHELL . —: xox- 7 V Topical, Tattle Tiffs Here, There & Everywhere * , Our civ:c~ fathers, or give them their common appellation, the local council will meet for their monthly deliberations tomorrow, Judging- by the business sheet, and what can be heard in the street as well as read in our columns from correspondents, the sitting promises to be very lengthy. But that's nothing new these times as long windedness seems to be the general order. There seems sure to be some lively discussion. on matters of a contend tious; character and there should be a; good deal of fun and more than; a little acrimony. If the Council goes on the way it is the time is not far; distant when it will be more enter taining for listeners than the alluring talkies. - With a, State-election in the offing it will not be long before Gilgandra's ^elec^ed Country Pattfty. fcond^dafce, Mr. R. Stanley, is on the hustings. The general fitness of Mr. Stanley;: to seek the responsible post of repre s...
GILGANDRA RAINFALL [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
GILGANDRARAINFALL Giigandra siricfi tlie Government Appended is a table showing .the monthly rainfall at 1883. At our request the figures.;.wore supplied by •. Meteorologist, and are therefore correct. . . GILGANDRA.—Lat.. 31 dag&lt;42 "am. ; Long., 148 deg. 41 mm. ; V^TT-i-T^m^h l' Mch I'Apl 1 My,.j Jun Jly | Aug | Sep |'Oct,| Nov | Dec li) i 235 . 31 ! 337 ! 251 34 90 .30 318 128 i-427 49 120 366 767 225 279 22 L 506 69 290 682 191 228 101 19 22 285 72 304 359 85 229 489 536 31 134 20 215 61 332 335 53 178 213 235. 0 48 89 118 133 449 88 50 121 21 439 379 108 738 140 70 108 2G9 56 699 65 369 143 49 0 44 45 16G 291 91 -31 657 547 0 326 167 271 454 7 114 78 43 89 145 60 39 0 171 140 148 0 332 65 100 .5 435 40 307' 516 355 55 384 840 11 123 91 0 86 493 282 71 179 278 222 302 119 701 171 . 0 483 499 285 118 267 560 43 130 0 0 229 204 285 0 614 17 735 ,360 . 82 - '*6.7 *W 407 23 102 230 403 54 9 225 20 80 0 269 2 125 18 116 800 150 13,9 164 133 T45 ,72 48 364 44' 103 546 376 16...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
D. A. M&cLEAN AUCTIONEER Live Stock, Trucking and General Commission Agent MILLER ST., GILGANDR A. Ajjont for Royal Insurance So. MILLER & JAMES Auctioneer*, Land and Stock Sa!cb« . men, Stock, Trucking, and General ; Commission Agents. Head Offices: Milier Street, Gilgandra TEMORA (N.S.W.), WARRACKNA BEAL (Vic.) Agents for: ■ Cooler's Famous Dip. THo Patriotic Assurance Co; Ltd. Loa is negotiated on Freehold arid Leasehold securi'y at Lowest, Rates of Interest. . ' r ... Printed and Published by 'tL E. 0. CAMPBELL, sole proprietor,, at his . printing works, Miller Street, Gilgan dra, New South Waes. • A. H, SMITH GILGAWDRA Builder and Contractor Fo:- Modern-Bungalow and aH Classes of Buildings. GILGANDRA '''sawmills R. J. nelson proprietor BEST quality .cypress pine j and' hardwood supplied IN any quantity large stocks of .joinery & moulding1 always on IIANl?. * agents for: Hudson's Perfection ! Doors, B.A.l.M. Prepared Paints ' and Products. branch sawmill ...
CRAFTY CHRISTIE [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
CRAFTY CHRISTIE Tlicsc were, the generalship and courtcraft of the veteran champion, Christie, and the general alround ex cellence,of his young and scintilating partner, B. ' Kerdavid. Christie's usual formidable partner, Dobg. Yeo another Dubbo ehanipion, was unable to fulfil his engagement this' year oiv-W i"ff to the death of his father lasi week. Christie was as wily as the proverbial -f0x. Time out of number his headwork won easy points for his team. Advancing- years 'have soiue \vhat dinjmed his.brilliance. Still the : oi^'\w®i°r~revej(Ied surprisingly good fprnv,, playing (with precision' -mavked a»ciiracy and consistency; h|s service still; retarins ii fair amount of "kick" and', tricki^ess/. though the' Dubbo boys handled it in, tip top fashion. ; The-youthful Kerdavid was also repeatedly in the picture by his sterling alround play. I-Iis service Was splandid,' his overhead work: and •ground shots, were exceedingly fine,' while he combined with rare under standing. The matc...
"Gil's" Tennis Tourney-A Signal Success Sparkling Exhibitions Surfeit of Thrills BOOTHENBINE INVINCIBLE Wheaton Sisters Scintillate [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
& k" 23 &&P ® ^@bmr? \i3 i UGG |Sparkling Exhibitions '- Surfeit of Thrills BOOTH EN BINE INVINCIBLE Wheaton Sisters Scintillate A red letter day for • Gilgandra tennis. That sums up in a nutshell the big' annual• teams' lou^narr.ent i promoted- by the Gilgandra. Tennis ! Club- on Saturday, Sunday and Mon day last on'the clubs excellent courts. There was a: pilgrimage of recquet devotees from all over the central west- to", take part' in vthe.' tourney, [ which in'every way was a pronounced 'success. When rain interfered in-, the early, stages things looked black,• but,.luckily,the rain clouds disappear ed over Saturday.ni&ht;and .the^re maining two : days -we*e ' gloriously: fine, though an. uninviting breeze pre vailed throughout Sunday.- ■ ... . " Unfortunately, the delay, prevented tl.'e tourney -from, being- completed. However,-' tlic . principal events - were completed and tho residue of the mat ches in the mixed; doubles -handicap and the Ladie...
Gil. Footballers Routed [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
Gil. Footballers Routed A combined-firsthand second grade Gi!gandra team journeyed to Dune hoo on Monday (the holiday) and engaged in a friendly match with, the Dunedoor team', , which is practically last, year's-'Hannah's Bridge team. Tlicrer-were eleven of > the, original wearers of the green plus Taplin '■ (captain-coach)andField. The home team was at full strength and ran up the cricket score of 55 points to 8. When the local lads saw the futility of striving -for success they did not take*, unnecessary risks against their far heftier opponents. The Dunedoo team will return the visit shortly, and in the interim-tlie ."Gil" first will need to train hard in,order to try and cope with the un doubtedly powerful team. There is no doubt under Taplin'.s tuition the Bridge boys have greatly improved, though still rather crude and unortho dox in some respects. FISH and CHIPS at the CALTON CAFE EVERY WEDNESDAY and j FRIDAY.
COONAMBLE'S POSTPONED RACES A Losing Proposition Resume of Racing [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
COONAMBLE'S POSTPONED RACES A Losing Proposition Resume of Racing- ' V Postponed, from- earlier .-.in' the "week; the Coonanible Jockey Club's ,winter meeting was ;held, last;Thursday, and, Friday. Like most postponed coun try- meetings the affair, was dissa pointing, and the club will lose heavi ly on it financially. The gate takings for;t5ie; two days only aggregated £130, which was only about half oi" the amount for which-, the club was committed in - prize money. It wasnt the prospects of poor racing that could, have kept people away, as the entries ensured sport of an interesting character. Shortage of- cash and -busy activities on the farm kept the.sporting element I away. ~ With the defeat of three hot pot favorites the first day the raucous voiced "bookies" had, tlie -belter of matters wit hlhe poor old punters, who fared even worse the . second day, when the only two public fancies , to win were almost at prohibitive quot es from the opening-of wagering on their respective ...
LIGHTING EXPENDITURE (To The Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
LIGHTING EXPENDITURE (To The Editor)! Sir,—In your edition of 5tli inst. a correspondent s'gning himself "Pro gress!?, rushed: into print"with a.com plaint-'that. lie: could, not understand certain; statements made by the Jerk at the last meeting of Council re the electricity undertaking1. If he really desired an> explanation and not an ad vertisement, -a call, either personal or by telephone, or" a letter, would have obtained the desired information: without wasting your valuable .-'pace. Capital ^expenditure for 1929., as distinct from- a; revenue expenditure' of:£3488, amounted to £1350.:.Suiely "Progress"" will - admit - that'.the first year of a trading undertaking-Js ftot the most suitable-time to expend.-p177 ip providing bath,jwater pipes, basin, sink, tubs, copper-and other alterat ions for a -Vnoisy house," -which, with the land it stand on,; had already cost £1000/ in add'tion to other amounts spent in 1928. As ' "Progress" instances "other towns with no; more' populat...
Cricket [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
clicket In these columns last week we men tioned ■ that an |endeavour is being made to'form a| Cricket Association this coming sea'son and avrange a series of homeland home matches for,", affiliated clubs. It certainly looks as if the|,association will be JJprmed. as cnckejers who . have been approached for thV'r opinions have all been in favour, ^teo far none of the clubs who were ffiJinmunicated with, have answered.1 e letters officially but. various official) of the clubs con corned: are canvassing- members to secure their opin ons. One . of the' firsts to be approtu hod on the matte • Mr. W. .Peacock. a popular mem bsr of the Merrr Merri Club. He Ftat'ed that he was almost sure that his club would be/in favour of it and , would certainly lrv and: send dele-' gates to the proposed meeting of all clubs. Mr. J.. I-Eodgson of Armatree| is one-wlto hit* lake* part in district' cricket here for fnany years past, and' ho stated that Armati'ee would cer-j tainly^considcr (lie possibilit...
TO RAISE HOSPITAL FUNDS (To The Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
TO RAISE HOSPITAL . . FUNDS (To The Editor) Shy—In every country, paper- nearly every week-there is' always . the. cry of a.chronic shortage of •funds-forthe local hospital.. .If anyone can devise a means of do'ng something to reple nish "those-funds J take it-that it is their duty to do so. Now I -have a somewhat- novel suggestion :to make which I think' if 'acted on would .be worth while trying. We often hear of v "UglySMan" - competitions and popular girl competitions to" ra'se funds -for various purposes. Now my suggestion is to organise . an- ''Un popular Man" competition but instead of being conducted on the lines of usual ."Ugly Man" competition m which -a handsome ■ man- 's usually chosen, -:to have-,the • unpopular - man chosen by secret ballot. / The tickets might be. sold in the old way. or some other way. In every/ town;there are always a few more or less unpopular men belonging to opposing' cliques or: parties.- Nearly - everyone knows of v. someonewhom" he ■> thinks...
BLUES GO DOWN Eumungerie's Fine Finish Hughie William's Misfortune [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
BLUES GO DOWN Eumungerie's Fine Finish Plugliie William') Misfortune " The" GiVgandra Blues and EttJftanV. gerie, met locally last Sunday in; a ■competition' fixture and before a good attendance; in spite, of K'l® wintry-conditions. The visitors pre vailed by 10 points to 5 and well de served victory. As a spectacle the display was ragged and unattractive generally, but still it was keen and exciting, with the forwards dommat in^he playing arena was particularly -heavy as tlie result of Saturday night's rain and this did not conduce to fast bright, open nlay, for which the code is renowned. As regards weigh* the sides ''were fairlY matched, ■ though the vis.ting back 1 mprc weightier than their , vis a vis. However, whlat the local reaiguarc I lads, .'notably- McKenzie and Pay"0' lacked in weight they made up in nippiness and resource, In the first half the Blues were handicapped by having a fairly stilt _ wind in their faces.. For a time play changed frbm'end to end frequently with...
"THE BOSS" TO THE BOYS A Picturesque Sportswoman Popular in Gilgandra [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
"THE BOSS" TO THE BOYS A Picturesque Sportswoman Popular in Gilgandra -Mrs; : Alice Schieiner (a favorite with .footballers all over the far-flung, invest), is the most disappointed worn-1 ran1 "-in Hannah's Bridge. And the ^ .cause? For the first time on record circumstances have prevented her ac companying her footballer sons, Noel i and ^'Christopher, to Sydney f or; Coun try Week f Dotball. Mrs. Sclieimer, or "the boss," as she is called- by the imembei'svof - hor, family, is an active little -lady not more than five feet two inches.high, and the mother; of six strapping-sonS and ■ two .d'augjlijteifs. • -Eai^h ! of. ,'lhc boys \s keenly interested in sport of some kind, and each has'represented his district in turn at either football or cricket. \ And; "The Boss" is always' their most enthusiastic; : barracker. &lt; : She accompanies them all round the coun tryside. There .:is plenty of -hard work in between; sport. A widow for 12 years,-'Mrs. Schiemer has, with the hel...
New Buildings [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
New Buildings: • Once again, Gulargainbone is well to tliG foi-o ^vith new Buildings. Car penters have ;iust finisjjed erecting a grean ogrooers shop for Mr. "Jack Donnelly., This adjoins his home and he-wishes to advise UJat Gulargam bone' and district peopft-y will receive^ only, of the best in-the vegetable line from his premises. Supplies are com .irg in regular.
FAR WEST'S TEAM To Tackle Queensland Gilgandra Player Included [Newspaper Article] — Gilgandra Weekly and Castlereagh — 12 June 1930
FAR WEST'S TEAM To Tackle Queensland Gilgandra Player Included The Selectors of Group 11 and 15 met at Peak ITill on Monday night, and selected the following players to represent the Par West against Queensland next Saturday.» The ^el ectors are:—Messrs. J. ;Rose,*-:rWv.. Gibbons, C. Dwye^ (G-roup-11), A.'. B. Dundas, J . Doherty,-P.; G .-lio'se (Group 15):— - &lt;. *, . - Full-back: K. EDWARDS. (Peak Ilill) Three-quarters: R. JORDAN (Warren) - D. DEMPSEY (Peak II11) ' L. DAVIS (P.nkes) K. WALLACE (Gilgandra) - ' Halves: T. McGEE (Canowindia) R. WILLIAMS, (Dubbo) Forwards: S. MAKER (Dubbo) ' J. MkSTERSON (Wellington) - 1 E. COLLINS' (Narromine) * - * R. GILMOUR (Canowindra) J. McINTYRE (Dubbo. capt.) B. ICIERATII (Narromine)v - ■" Reserves.—Backs, T. Duffy_ (Dub' bo), A. -Bakev (Parkes) ^forwards, J. McDonald (Nyngan), C. Morris (Parkes). i