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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
CUMNOCK JOCKEY CLUB BABES. Saturday, 15th Nov. OFFICIALS : P vtron : G. Bruce, Esq. Frksident : John Leary, Esq. 'V ice-Presidents : W. T. bherringbam and John Butler, Esqs. Judge : S.P. Reynolds, Esq. Starter : S. Reilly, Esq. Clerk of Course : T. Whittaker, Esq. Clerk op Scales : W. Austin, Esq. Treasurer : J. McCormack, Esq. iV. Handicapper : James Rose,Esq. . Hon. Sec. : A:H. Oldham, Esq. Committee : Messrs, Ji W. McDonnell, J. Farr, Jas. Learv, Jas. Eggleston, J. Denny, P. Hogan, W. Tierney, W. Beilly, A. Bruton and S. Grimson. PBOGEAMME. First Race to start at 12.30 p.m. ' OPENING HANDICAP, of G sovs. ; second horse, 1 sov. from prize. G furlongs: ' LUNCHEON. Second Race to start at 2 p.m. HACK SELLING RACE, of 5 sovs., the winner to be sold immediately after the race for 5 sovs. ; any- surplus to go to the Club. 6 furlongs. Third Race to start at 3 p.m. CUMNOCK JOCKEY CLUB HANDI CAP, of 10 sovs. ; second horse to re ceive 2 sovs. from prize. 1 mile. Fourth Race to start at 4 ...
[?]es. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
[?] ^ do less than M Wi^o Mo long' Municipality there a : population ; jjj!X :;';!b||j^^^^^^PudftlMuni«jipaUty t; Messrs. , Matthews and Bradley are tbelooal agentafor the Metier Stove, cheapest and J beston the market ?' '|;^Uj^^Bl|oi^^.'atBinoiii-ioi-' to ;§$' ?. is;to: be continued as before by the Federal §p;-:' Deten^J^p^tmept. The Dubbo Babbit Board has been r? requested b^ Ihe Treasury to pay ' at its earliest convenience ' the amount advanced 4o the Board for expenses of f;- conducting the election. At the Baihurst Musical Competi ' tions $hi9 week Newcastle and Boulder g|;j/ : - andsecond prises in the Grand Championship f'/ Contest. Uiss Mabel Hoghes, sister of Mrs. Harry Kelly, of Molong.was married p to Mr. F. A. Moore, of Penrith, last $/ ? ' week, the ceremony being performed at Wellington. Iff The ooantry from Molong on to (*. Parkes is in a terrible state for this * time of the year. And from Parkes Ks to Forbes and Condobblio it is ten Jfe ? times worse. Lovely pros...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
NOW OPENING AT cr. ^Lj&jsi AUSTRALIAN STORES. , ALL UP-TO-DATE GOODS ! AND BEING MASKED OFF AT Prices to Suit the Times. Prints, Zephyrs, Cambrics Muslins, Voiles, Fancy Dresses Lace Collarettes, Ties, Gloves Parachutes, Ribbons, Boleros Mowers, Millinery Underclothing Ready-made Skirts Blouses, Blousings Men's and Boys' Straw & Felt Hats Ties, Braces Mercerised & Fancy Cotton Shirts Boots and Shoes in all the Latest Styles at Bedrock Prices. TAILOB13STGI- 1 Suits to Measure from £2 2s to £4 4s. Trousers from IDs 6d to 27s 6d. The Largest and Most Up-to-Date Range of Patterns tov Choose from. WORKMANSHIP GUARANTEED. j BEST TIT IN TOWN. — — — - — — JAMES HASLAM, Bank-street, Molong.
ORANGE STOCK MARKET. A. H. T. SHERWIN'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
ORANGE STOCK MARKET. A. H. T. Sherwin's Rei'okt. Fat Cattle. — 47 yarded, only 10 being sold, balance passed ; best beef worth 35s per lOOlbs. Three bullocks (good) sold at £14 Is ; cows £5 to £7 14s ; heifers £3 10s to £4. Fat Sheep. — About 390 yarded, which were only middling quality. Sborn wethers sold at 7s, mixed shorn sheep 4s lid to 5s ; hoggets in the wool 7s to 7s 3d, about 240 being passed. I sold through Sydney agents 479 fat sheep on account of Mr. James Kirkland, at a satisfactory price. Store Cattle. — 20 yarded : cows made £2 15s to £4 10s ; heifers 29s to £2 15s ; small steers 18s to 30s. Store Sheep. — One small lot of 310 shorn wethers yarded, which sold at 6s 6d.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
. sum, tbe '^V-' ?: - .- ;' faitoul!f^flSste^^-:|a|Bil;^^Mjr;^^)SeiiJ ? lor *very ' -jet artistic, ? ti BALL'S BAMBOO DRAWING BOOM SUITE, with Silk Plash Cushions, ? ' * ' Oeqastonal *£ able, Whatnot, and Flower-stand to match— S pieces for £5 5 0 f HALL'S GOTTAGE DINING-ROOM SUITE, Sideboard, with Glass ' Back, ;:-fO -Jfaairs, 1 -Arm Chair, Spring-seutedCouch, P§# ^th Bevel Plates,* complete .. .. .. .. .. .. £9 9 0 HALL'S BEDROOM SUITE, Duchess Chest, with Glass attached, Marble-top £?/? -r Wash-Rtand/Xowel rail, Cane Gbair, and Wardrobe, *with Plate-glass Door and deep Drawer .. .. .. .. '. . ...... .. .. £7 17 6 £'? HALL'S FULLSIZEHALFTESTER BEDSTEAD, with Brass Foot-rail, Set * J. Best Kapok Bedding, and Triple Wire Mattrass ? ? £4 17 6 =? Write for Our Illustrated Catalogue 1- \ of 72 Pageis and 500 illustrations, i'\ ?v sS' It's at the 3ffice of this Paper, t . OOONTBY OBD'EBS TACKED FREE. A. HALL & COMPANY, | 561 to 567, GKEOEGJB-STEEET, SYDNEY. \ Leave Tram at Liver...
WOOL REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
WOOL REPORT. Messrs. Winchcombe, Carson & Co., Ltd., report, under date 12th November, 1902 | Our next sale will fall on Monday, 17th instant. Meantime the market is practic ally unchanged since we last reported. The demand for good woo's continues very active, the tendency being to favor the grower. Privately we have 6old scoured skin wool to 19jd per lb and have placed a number of clips passed in at pre vious sales at good prices ; notably Mr. N. E. Lane's, of Dubbo, lid, and Mr. Joseph Taylor's, of Young, lOd. Droughty condi tioned wools, weak in staple, and more or less earthy and wasty, continue to be difficult to place to owners' satisfaction ; growers being slow to appreciate the fall ing off in quality and yield. In -many cases these droughty wools have to be sold at less money than was paid for the same brand last year.
Destructive Hurricane. GREAT LOSSES AT CANOWINDRA. Honses Unroofed and Churches Blown Down. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
Destructive Hurricane. 1 GREAT LOSSES AT CAN0W1NDRA. Honses Unroofed and Churches Blown Down. On Saturday afternoon al-out 1 .HO a terrible hurricane struck the town and district of Canowindra. It was the heavist storm within the recollection of the oldest residents, and caused wide spread destruction in the outlying dis tricts as well as in the township/ Its course is reported to have covered a width of about six or seven miles. The hun ivanc approached from the west in terrible magnificence, and as it came neiirer trees could -bo seen to fall in its path, being loosed about like straws. As ?; it readied the township everything be- ? came as dark as night by reason of the immense clouds of dust whicli advanced with it. .i The roofs were blown from houses. Outhouses and sheds were carried in some cases half-a-mile. Numbers of families had their houses entirely demolished, and had to seek shelter with their more for tunate neighbours. The iron from the roofs of houses in many instanc...
Molong Dairy Company. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
iVIoloiig Dairy Company. — u — Mii.k returns for October. 1902 Gals. Milk. Test. £ s d Factory ? 966 3 7 12 10 1 Cumnock ? 6368 367 82 18 2 Bowan Park 3944 3 64 50 12 4 Cudal ? 2843 367 36 15 0 Manildra ? 2357 365 30 2 5 Borenore ? 1306 3'7 17 0 3 17,784 37 £230 5 3 3Jd per gallon was paid on a 3*7 test. 3 tons 3 qrs. of butter made during October.
The Weather. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
The l¥eatlier. — o — Since our last issue the weather has' been of a variable nature. On Saturday the heat iu the forenoon was very oppressive, but in the afternoon a heavy storm, ac companied by thunder and lightning broke over the town and had the effect of moder ating the heat somewhat. About.61 points were registered. Notwithstanding that 50 points of this total fell in less than half an hour, the streets ten minutes after wards did not give evidence of more than a few points having fallen— thus indicat ing the parched nature of the earth. On Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday the heat was moderate, but on Wednesday the j atmosphere gave signs of impending I change. On that night about 10.30 a beautiful meteor fell in a south-west direction, but its descent was obscured to great extent by a great dust storm i which was raging in that direction. On i Thursday morning the full extent of the | dust storm was experienced here, and at 6 a.m. it was almost impossible to discern objects on th...
A Road Matter. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
A Road iilatter. Dr. Ross, M.L.A., has handed us the following letter for publication : — 'Public Works Department, Sydney, 12th November, 1902.— Sir, — With reference to the letter under d 'tc 28th ultimo, from the Cave Oreek Progress Association (J. T. Donoboe, Esq., Hon. Rec.^ tt.-k'inp that n.nnt.ht-r nffiwr of this Department be sent to report upon the practicability of re-grading German's Hill on the road from Orange to Canowindra, I have the honor, by direction of tbe Minister, to inform you tbat no useful purpose conld be 6erved by sending another officer for the purpose asked. Com parative surveys have been made and plans, Ac. prepared, and all necessary information is available as to what is practicable or advisable, aud the decision already arrived at in this matter has been based on this infor mation. I am also to state for the information of tbe above named Association, tbat tbe question of j establishing a deviation to avoid German's Hill, is now being dealt with by tb...
Constable Ferris. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
Constable ferric. Constable J. D. Ferris, late of Molong, has again received marching orders, this time from Wellington to Peak Hill. The Tikes says : — Constable Ferris, who has been stationed at Wellington for a little over twelve months^ received word last week of 1 ItIB 4 SI A nof/in f/* Dnfll/ [Jill n rti) 1 £? uio viouoici w jl can 1111 1 , nuu i civ ivi that place on Friday. Tbe change means promotion, as be will be in charge of the gaol, and from tbe point of view of salary will be £30 to £40 a year to the good. Constable Ferris proved himself to be a good officer of tbe peace here, and we join in wishing him every success in bis new sphere of work.
Canowindra Cyclone. What a City Gentleman Saw. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
Caiiowlndk'a Cyclone. What a. City Gentleman Saw. ' In the thirty years that I have been resident in the State I have never seen anything to approach the storm that I witnessed last Saturday, at Bangaroo, some five miles out of Cauowindra.' The gentleman inter viewed, who is well-known iu pastoral and city commercial circles, happened to 1 i ? ? .1 lL . I ? ? l... .1 -- - De staying at Due Doinesieau at cue iime. ' It was not a storm, but a water spout. There are two bouses on the station, with the roofs properly pitched and the iron thoroughly and closely put on. Despite this tbe velocity of tbe wind was so great that it drove the water up tbe overlaps with such force as to flood the interior of the houses. Tbe rain appeared to come throught just as if there were no roofs on at all. An examination afterwards showed that no sheets of iron bad i been displaced. Several windows were j broken by the force of tbe gale. j ' A large reservoir, situated about i 50 yards from one of tbe hou...
Racing Association. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
[?] A hbetxng bf^delegates in!fceireSSS^pn;3 thelormationofthe Western Hatjingi Association was held at Ora^d^iii Monday evening. Lieu tea aat-Cbi&el] Bnu|h and Mr. B. J. Lae represented j Molobg Club.' *. . , . ! TheSeoretarv of the Granm fllnh. 1 who bad been doing his best to work . the Association up, read n amorous letters from western centres (in reply to those he had written) almost all of which, for some reason or other, evaded the issue, so that the only clubs who were definitely pledged to associate remained at four, Orange, Molong, Parkes, and Carcoar. After discussion, during which it was generally regretted that tbe various Western clubs were holding aloof, it was agreed to defer the formation of ' the Association until a future date. Colonel Smith was of opinion tbat the smaller clubs would uever join tbe Association as* they feared, with reason, domination. He agreed that tbe matter bad best be deferred.
Commercial News. MOLONG MARKET. MOLONG ARUGUS Office, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
Commercial News. MOLONG MARKET. Molong Argus Office: Friday. Wheat — none offering Flour, £11 per toil Bran, £8 Pollard, £8 per ton Dairy Butter lid wholesale ; Is retail Factory Butter, 1b Od wholesale; Is Id retail Honey, 4d to 5d. Bacon, 8d wholesale; lid retail Eggs, lOd wholesale; lid retail Cheese, Bodalla is Chaff, 7s Gd Potatoes, 9s to 10s cwt. retail New Maize. Gs wholesale ; (is 9d retail
What Next? [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
-.w.v?5a.'s ; ' What lext? A BECENT number of the ' Lancet records a ca^e of complete removal of the stomach for cancer of that organ by Dr. Syme, at St. Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne. Surgeons have found that tbe presence of the stomach is not absolutely essential for tbe digfes-* iiiuu ui iuuu ui ivi ujmuiiaiuiu^ sup* The intestines take on tbe work ri ordinarily done by the stomach. In the case in question the patient (a iff female) a fortnight after tbe operation vj took her food well, increased in /| weight, and experienced no feelings of JA dyspepsia. At the end of the fourth Jj week sbe was discharged. This is the 1 first operation of tbe kind successfully performed in Australasia. j Beading of such operations makes a fellow wonder what his internals are for, except for tbe convenience of cancers and tbe like to ' take up selec* :| tions ' on.
SYDNEY QUOTATIONS. SYDNEY, Thursday. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
SYDNEY QUOTATIONS. Sydney, Thursday. VV heat, 5/o to 5/4 per bushel Maize, 5/6 to 5/9 per bushel Oats, 3/8 to 3/9 Bran, 1/7. per bushel Pollard, 1/10 per bushel Chaff, prime to £6 10s per ton. Lucerne, £4 to £5 5s. Potatoes, £6 5s to £8 Eggs, /ll to 1/2 Butter, / 10 to j 11.
Correspondence. DAIRYING AND THE GOVERNMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
Correspondence. DAIRYING AND THE GOVERNMENT. Sir, — I have been lately studying the Bill introduced to the House by Mr. Kidd to - regulate dairies and dairy factories. It appears to me that the Bill commences at the wrong end, and it iB quite evident that the Minister s advisers have had 'very littleexperience and taken no cognisance : whatever, of the experience or other cbunfaies. To my mind tbe, dairying ihdiistry TequirieB looking -after from the /¥tn Ba'4-A.4^a Aa*i?inaf»r Ijiooe W VUV AOVWI r^ oj.vwi vrutvii viuuiuj commercial life will attend to the market ing. . Instead of which this Bill attempts to put unnecessary restrictions into force, and at the -same time usurp a position which would be detrimental to the life of the trade. In regard to grading, it is a well-known fact that neither in London, Africa, or at any other point will the - s buyer pay for choice butter unless it is choice, and no amount of Government grading will persuade the purchaser tbat bad butter is goo...
Closer Settlement. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
[?] k0] bkytSt idh ^Ute?temt$®e1 -5lare by notification in ' tfae . GAZETTE any private land is set apart for closer settlement. Once euch notification is, made the owner shall not be at liberty to dispose of it in any way except by lease for a term not exceeding one year until the notification is revoked or becemiB^ nuii^nd ;^oidi The other alterallon 'consilt^ in a provision tha t the bill when it becomes an Act shall only apply where the land intended to be resumed exceeds £20,000 in value. There are also clauses providing for enquiries by the land boards and other details connected with the working of ? The 1903 London wool sales will be held on January 20, March 10, May 5, July 7, September 15, and Novem ber 24. We are in receipt of a copy of the beautiful colored plate which Tbe Town and Country Journal will issue as a supplement to its Christmas number. This is a reproduction of an original oil painting by Mrs. Ellis Rowan. The subject is New Zealand wild flowers, which evide...
Share System. [Newspaper Article] — Molong Argus — 14 November 1902
Share System. A case of special interest to farmers working under the share system with landholders came before Acting- Justice Armstrong at Wagga District Court last week. A farmer, named A. E. Oeham, holder of a lease from A. J. A. Beveridge, grazier, of certain lands for tbe purpose of cultivation under the sharfi svatam. r.laimad £200 dam. : ages from Beveridge, on tbe ground that be bad trespassed on the land during Oeham's occupancy of it by depasturing sheep on it before the crop had been fully gathered, thus causing plaintiff an alleged destruction of a great quantity of wheat. Defendant's counsel raised tbe point that tbe District Court had no jurisdiction, as a title of lands was in issue, and the Judge upheld the contention. A settlement of this unique matter, which it is understood is to be carried further, is of considerable importance to share farmers who, by this decision of no jurisdiction, will be forced to proceed by expensive processes of the Supreme Court for a s...