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WOMEN IN PARLIAMENT MILL-HAND POLITICIANS. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
[ WOMEN IN PARLIAMENT MILL-HAND POLITICIANS. At Bebel House, the new working women's collepre in Lexham Gardens, London, a woman who can write M.P. after her name-a. very womanly woman, who is married, likes to be well dressed, and takes a keen interest in everything' feminine-is staying in | order to study English institutions. Mme. Hilja Parssinen is one of the twenty-one women who sit in the Fin nish Parliament,.and she is thoroughly convinced that they are in the right place and doing excellent work for their country. She .has been through six general elections, and sat in Parliament side by side with men for seven years. As a Socialist she belongs to by far the largest group of women in the House a. group numbering 13 in a total mem bership of two hundred. MARRIED WOMEN M's.P. About one-half of the women in our Parliament are married, Mme. Parssi nen told a "Daily NEWS" interviewer on November 2fi, and two have families of . small children. One of my fellow members has six litt...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
SOROSES HAIR TONIC. ThW preparation is unsurpassed as »ijuir food and dandruff preventative. A little sprinkled on the head night and morning, and gently massaged into the scalp, rendera baldness impossible. Soroses Hair Tonic will absolutely grow hair, and provent it from falling out. It iir.parto a beautiiui glossy sheen, and brings out all the natural brightness of the hair. Price 3s 9d. Ob tainable at P. C. Phillips' Funoy Goods Stoic, Tuugmuah, PUBLIC NOTICES ST. JAMES RAGES SATURDAY NEXT, JANUARY 31ST, 101-4. RECORD ENTRIES. TRACK IN GOOD ORDER, G. S. CARVER, Secretary TUNGAMAH AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY. A GENERAL Meeting of Mem , bera of the above will be held in the Shire Hall on Saturday even ing nexf, 31st inst., at S.30. Business :-To recpive Balance-sheet, and to transact other important business. JOHN S. HILL, Secretory. LOST. LOST from Wllby, 50 CROSSBWED WEANERS. Somo branded LUC; others no vieiblc brand. Finder rewarded on application to E. BROMLEY, Tungamah or J. KEENAN....
IMITATION GEMS [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
IMITATION GEMS The story of a gentleman who had I copies made of certain'Valuable jewel lery, presented his wife with the copies and pawned the real articles, was to id j in the hearing of a dispute over a neck lace of 91 pearls worth £1S00 in the | King's Bench Division yesterday (says i the "Daily News" of November 23). j The case was described by counsel as one of those unfortunate cases in which the question arose who should suffer the loss incurred in consequence I of the sudden departure of a gentleman who had obtained jewellery for which ' he had not paid. The plaintiffs wore Messrs Hancock and Company, West i End jewellers, and the defendants ! Messrs J. Attcnborough, pawnbrokers. Damages were claimed for return of the necklace. When the gentleman, whose name was stated to be Lance Campbell, got the jewellery, he pawned it, and departed nobody knew where, said Mr Shearman, K.C., for the plaintiffs. When he de cided to buy the necklace he owed the plaintiffs about £1200. It w...
A True Australasian Magazine [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
A True Australasian Magazine The February issue of "Life'* is the breeziest and most w/dely representative number of this popular Australasian maga zine we have seen. The frontispiece depicts a scries of adventures with a kangaroo on a wayback station in New South Wales; a railway president in a stirring sketch shows how the breakdown gang of a groat railway system works; Mr A. II. E. Mattingley, tho premier Nature photographer of Austra lia, outlines in a succession of wonderful pen and camera pictures tho lifc-stoiy of the penguin; Mr Carlyle Stnythe writes a vigorous article on Australia as a colonising power, aud an anonymous writer criticises freely the administration of the Northern Territory. Of course, Dr Ifitchett handles tho political history of Australia and Now Zealand for the past mouth in his usual liiasterly fashion. Even tho instalment of Jack London's serial story, "The Valley of the Moon," deals with tho adventures of a couple who are seekiog to find a home on tho ...
PAVEMENT ARTIST [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
PAVEMENT ARTIST The influence of M. Leon Bakst, who i designed the costumes and scenery for I the Russian bullet and has devised the costumes and color schemes for the I new revue at the London Hippodrome, has made itself felt in the case of at least one London pavement artist (says the "Daily Mail."). He exhibits in a . by-street off Belgravla, and up to the present has always worked in black | and write, with an occasional touch i of grey for backgrounds. His most 1 personal work. "Fish on a Plate," has . been attained through the medium of a bleak white and a carbon black. I3ur. recently regular passers-by have not I iced with surprise vivid splashes .of , color in the centre of his gallery, 1 in his diploma flags. , "Yus," he explained to an inquirer; "yus, it 'ad to be. Everyone's lor bright colors now. I've bin noticin' it meself for some lime past, but it was a reg'lar client o' mine, one theat's ready with 'is penny an' thet's an in door artis ith a studier 'imself, it wos '...
MAKING SOLDIERS [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
MAKING SOLDIERS Speaking at a dinner given in his honor by the Society of Authors in Lojidon on November 27, Field-Mar shal Lord Roberts touched upon the necessity for having men trained for tho field. j They could not be trusted, he said, I no- matter what their courage might be, to fight an enemy unless they were trained. Ho could give them many instances of what could bo done by a very few trained soldiers, men who believed in their own skill with their j arms and. who trusted their comrades I alongside them or even at great dis- i I tances apart. | | Fighting nowadays was a different thing from what it was even in the days of the Crimean War, the Indian i Mutiny, or the Peninsular War. The I first battle he was at was at Delhi. , At'that time they were in close order, | touching each other in fact. The non commissioned officers and men were I shpulder to shoulder, and the firing 1 commenced, as at Waterloo, at 40 or 56 yards distance. I On the Heights of Abraham, Wolfe ' did not...
CURE FOR OBESITY ADVICE BY COUNTESS. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
CUltE FOR OBESITY ADVICE BY COUNTESS. The Countess of Warwick describes in "Harper's Bazaar" a simple diet plan for women who wish to reduce their weight. She writes: After having tried every method it is my opinion that the reducing pro cess can just as well be carried out at home, under the normal conditions of everyday life. , . All physicians agree in the advice, "Cut out starch, sugar, and, in a less degree, fats." The necessary amount of sleep is permitted, but the earliest hours of rising are greatly to the good, and all forms of exercise in the ordinary way, such as walking, riding, swimming, tennis, and golf, together with sea bathing are encouraged. These help to cure so long as they are not overdone. The elimination of starch-some GO per cent, of our food value-is inclined to debilitate, and one must be cautious or a worn, scraggy appearance:-most unbecom ing--will ensue, as so often happens to women undergoing a "cure." I will introduce the personal note in giving my adv...
YABBA FARMERS' UNION. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
YABBA. FARMERS' UNION. Tho monthly meeting of the above body was held on Saturday week when there was a good attendance of mem bers. In the absence of the president (Mr E. J. CummiuB) Mr Hogan waa voted to the chair. Mr M. Deagan waa elected a member of the Associ ation. Tho inward correspondence to the Association was of a lengthy and very important naturr, considerable dis cussion taking place on the different items. From Secretary of Lauds relative to eradication of noxious weeds on ra serves.-The secretary was instructed to procure noceB3ary particulars, on the motion of Mes3rs T. Ryan and Carolao. From secretary of Interstate Tariff CommiasionBra, ro proposed duty on imported manures.-Rldra'iera unani mously decided to oppose any dmy being placed on manures considering >t, the only safeguard farmerB have to prevent the local combine from forcing up pricea. also aB the Australian m-wiu facturera will not deal dirpct with f irmera or farmers' associations, the only way in whic...
EUROPEAN SITUATION SAVED. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
EUROPEAN SITUATION SAVED. How ..nglo - Gorman co-operation saved Europe from an otherwise inevit able! war (says the Berlin correspon dent of the "Daily News" of Novemoer 28) is told by the Vienna correspondent of the "Frankfurter Zcitung" to-night, who relates, aparently on official Infor mation that Russia and France know of the Balkan agreements regarding the Sandjak, and tried to drive Austria into evading the Novibazar, thus creat ing a casus belli. Heir von ICiderlen AVaechter staved off inevitable war by dragging Austria and Russia against their will to Lon don, where Anglo-German co-opera:ion saved the situation.
PREVENTIVE DETENTION TIME TO CHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
PBEVENTIVE DETENTION TIME TO CHANGE. The Court of Criminal Appeal- (The Lord Chief Justice and Justices Darl ing, Bray, Lush and Atkln)-was re asked (reports the "Daily Mail" of No vember IS) on behalf of the Crown, to make pronouncement for the guidance of all lesser tribunals as to the meaning of "preventive detention" of criminals, which is prescribed in a recent Aet of Parliament, and to iay down specific ally that there is no rule limiting this preventivo detention to only five years as the accompaniment of a sentence on the criminal of three years' penal servi tude. The court has recently been quashing orders for preventive detention on the ground that the subjects had not been proved habitual criminals. One more of these appeals came up yesterday. John Crowley, ordered at Somerset Quarter Sessions three years' penal servitude for burglary and ten years' preventive detention afterwards, appealed from that part of his conviction which de clared him an habitual criminal. Mr Purc...
VICTORIAN WHEAT. THE F.A.Q. STANDARD. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
VICTORIAN WHEAT. THE If.A.Q. STANDARD. It has been a sulject of comment that the Department of Agriculturi WBB not represented at the Btriking of tb . f.a.q, stnndnrd of Victorian whem liv the corn trndo sectional committe' of th&lt;* Chamber of Commerce on Friday. The leading officials sLato that no invitation wa3 is=ued to the depart tn nt. that ita representative should attend, and express themselves as at a loss to understand why. List year one of their oiliciala was present on the occasion of the Striking of tlie standard. The department recalls tho circum stances of the previous season, in which it remarks tho sample forwarded to London became woevily, and a freBh standard was struck. The f.a.q. standard, the Wheat) Oam mieBion observes, represents about 90 per cent of th= State's wheat crop each season. It is a complete basis of wheat dealing, both for domestic and export purposes, and directly and arbitrarily governs the price paid to producers. Tho exercise by tbe c...
WOMEN'S PART PLAY THE GAME. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
WOMEN'S PART PLAY THE GAME. I Dr Mary Schaiiieb, tho Harley street specialist in women's diseases and con- 1 suiting gynecologist to the Royal Free ( Hospital, discusses in the "Daily Mail" tho paper read by Dr Claye Shaw on ."The Nervous Factor in "Woman's Health" at the Institute of Hygiene. I quite agree with Dr Shaw, Mrs Scharlieb said, that it is a great mis take for a woman to be so devoted to sports and outside interests that she becomes mannish, but I think he will find very few married women who neglect their homes for this reason or who keep up their athletics after mar riage. It is generally the young un married woman who is soeking new ! outlets for her energy. Dr Shaw says sport is a bad mar- 1 riage market, and that the sporting girl exposes her character, _too much to . the man. I contend that the man should | know the girl's character as thorougn ly as he can before marriage. If sports expose bad qualities, then let them be cured. I There is a good deal of good in a ...
STATE EDUCATION. LESSONS IN HYGIENE. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
STATE EDUCATION. L1S3SON3 IN HYGIENE. ! The January numbers of the Eda 1 cation depirtment's ' School Papers," ; which are used as reading matter in ; all grades of thu State elementary [ schools, have been devoted to the sub* ject of hygiene. The contents consist of original and selected articles relating to the preservation of health. With regard to tho subject matter of the article?, it is not intended that tha children shall be put to tho usual in spector! il tests in spelling and die tation, but that tha reading lessons ah U1 be used throughout the year to supplement tha teacher's oral lessons in hygiene, which now takes rank aa an important subject of the school curriculum. Tho topics treated in tha piper for juniors (Grades III. and IV.) deal with tho need of puro air, care of the skin and nails, how to look after the hair, the importance of cleaning the teeth, and similar subjects, For the intermediate grades there era admonitions on taking care of the body, endurance, prese...
YARRAWONGA STOCK SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
YARRAWONUA STOCK SALE. Messrs Green, .Manning ami Co. report Imviuf: held their usiril fortxiljrlitly sals at Vari'av/oh^a.cii Thursday, SSud fast. 'i'he yuruuig bolli ox shenp and cattl.; was am ill and though there was fair competition for sheep, prices did uot in all eases meet the ideas ot vendors. Vv'e sold lambs to 12s 7d: .and ewes at lis to lis GJ. Practically tlio whole of the cattle wero sold under tho hammer at prices quite oqual to late rates. Quotations.-Bullocks, £(j 7s, £G 13s, £(i ISs to J., is; iac cows to JCti; lightweight steers, £4 t>.», £4 11a to £5 14s; stecrs'aud hcifors in iineo, £2 10, £3 3s to £4 4s, For Bronchial Coughs take Woods' Great Peppermint Cure, lo Gd
Auctioneer's Reports. WILBY STOCK SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
Auctioneer's Reports, W1L13Y STOCK SALE. Mecsra Cresi:, Manning and Co, report having held their viaual monthly stock silo ut Wilby cu Wednesday, theUlstinat., when \ve yarded 10003heop, butcattlc wercscaroc, Thoro being a good attendance of buyera, compotitioo Nvas Locaand pneca good. \Ve aold lab crossbred wethera to IS.-* id; fat Iambs, Ilk Id to ltia lOd; storo lambs, 10s, 10s lid, 11a -Id to lis 6d; aged ewe«?, 83 (3d to lie. Ihc bulk of the yarding changing hauau a* ifcoye vuluey. Fat cows to £5 12a; and a, line of atcors, 1yeara, at i'3 Kg.
DISTRICT NEWS. STEWARTON. [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
DISTRICT NEWS. 8TEWART0N. The handling of wheat in bulk was atopic of discussion at tho lust meeting of the Stewarton Farmers' Union. All members present wero in favor of the proposed change, and it was re solved (hat the Stewarlon Union co-operate with other unions with the ohj^ct of bringing about the desired climax Tim rtquest for a duty of 10s p> r toil on imported fertilisers was flisoussed at 1 meeting bi*ld on J n.u .iy 8th, when it was resolved th it the Stewarton Farmers' Union protest against the imposition of a duty, aa the cost of artificial manures is already a heavy burden on farmers, aB their wheat has to bo placed in thi open markets of tho world for competition. Much sympathy has boon expressoi locally for Mr M. Glee3on, a former resident of Stewarton, but now residing at Boolarra, Gippsland, he having met with a serious accident. Whilst driv ing along a road, a largo treo full across tho borao nnd baggy, killing lha former and smashing the latter badly. Mr Glees...
RALPH WALDO TRINE [Newspaper Article] — Tungamah and Lake Rowan Express and St. James Gazette — 29 January 1914
RALPH WALDO TRINE Some interesting particulars of the career of Mr Ralph Waldo Trine, whose books are well known In this country, are supplied by the "Chris tian Commonwealth." Born at Mount Morris, in Illinois, in 1SG6, the author of the "Life Books" had to face a great many hardships In early life. Before ho could begin the course of study at Carthage College, on which he had set his heart, Mr Trine had to earn sufficient money in his native village by chopping wood and doing similar work. While at college Mr Trine supported himself by private tutorial work, and after leaving found various employ ments both industrial and intellectual; teaching, lecturing, and newspaper work has been varied by manual labor and even some spells of unemployment. Mr Trine does most of his writing out of doors, and loves to work In the fields. Ho lives on a farm of some six ty acres in extent up among the Win chester hills, an hour's ride north of New York City, with a fine view for twenty-five miles ...