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Defective Vision [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Defective Vision The representative of ME. E. BOSCH, F.S.M.G., the successfal Consulting OP tician of Martin Place and Pitt Street, Sydney, will again visit, this district at an early date. All and sundry who suffer with Headache, Insomnia, Aversion to Light, Eyestrain, or Failing Sight of any kind should call and have their eyes examined and glasses made to order by this reliable optician. Mr. Bosch's work is well and favourably known throughout the district, and the reliability of his work can be testified to by his numerous and grateful clients.

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Mandurama Protest. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Mandurama Protest. At a maoting of the Amalgamated ,,Railway and Tramway Service Associa tion, held to discuss tho proposed .-amendment of the Railway Superannua tion Act, tho following motion was passod :-"That this moating ornphatic ally protests against the proposod . alteration of tho Railway Superannua tion Act, to prevent tho publication of tho board's proceedings in the columns Tof the Press. Seeing that we are con tributors to tho superannuation fund, ; we claim the right to knowing, by tho fullest publicity of tho board's proceed-' ! ings, liow;such funds aro being managed.

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Rich Man's Advice to his Son [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

A Rich Man's Advice to his |Son ) Don't pay 2s Gil when Is 9d will buy it Don't wait to save a pound at a time save the sLulling. Q. Bollinger & Co cash traders /next door to Cropleys boot store) Cowra ean help you to carry out this advice. , Boys Ja^lc Tar or bailor Straw hats at Is 9J each, suits at 3s 3d and 3s.Gil-under the old style we. got 5s Gd and Gs Gd for these suits. We specialise in ' mens and boys clothing, that's, why our prices are right-ot the right prices. The value we give speaks to you from the window-our plain figure prices.; This is where the City Post Ca'd Depot Branch has bean opened.*

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Local and General. Ever Try It? [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Local and General, j Ever;Try It? Twilight Soap under Pare A.ct. Ask your local grocers. *

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The [?] Free Press USE SOFT WORDS AND HARD ARGUMENTS. SATURDAY, JAN. 14, 1911. A Mortgage Extinguished. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

t$ij$ ^ « USE SOFT WORDS AND HA'KDARGUMENTS. SATURDAY, JAN. > Uf, 1911. A Mortgage Extin guished. The management of the School ot Arts la to bo heartily congratulated upon having made its final payment in reapeot to iho amount raised by way of mortgage to erect 1 tho billiard room, purehaso two billiurd I' tables, and to provide iho necessity oq'.ip meat. To remove thig hoivy debt in ad dition to mooting such inevitable expanses as 'accrued from the purehaso of bookB, periodicals, illustrated papera, now ma torial for billiard room," effecting ropaire, salaries, lighting, fuel, ^ebc., oto., was cer tainly a herculean taek, the importance of which cannot be overestimated, the more particularly when the smallness of the membership feo is taken into aocoirat. The revenuo derived from tho billiiird room, al though most satisfactory, has not in itsolf beon sufficient to enablo tho institution to ! Btern the tido. Iudcod, if it had not bcoa for tho special efforts put forth in tho way ...

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Rainfall. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

The Rainfall; Following aro tho records posted at the local P.O. :-Thursday: Oowra 50, Blayney 120, Batliurat 126, Carcoar 82, Canotvindra 72, Grenfell 43, YouDg 53, Orange 122, Gunning 68. Friday : Oowra 95, Blayney 37, Bathurst 19, Carcoar 43.

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Send Off. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Send Off. Mr. Fred, 0. Smith, teacher of the Neila Creek Public School, is to be farwelled ftfc the Imperial .Hotel on Monday night, by a number of his friends

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Important Clearing Sale. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Important Clearing Sale. Attention is directed to Messrs Davis and Bellamy's announcement in present issue regarding a clearing sale at Yarra, on account of Messrs. Squire Bros, and Mr. Jame3 Cass, of a number of very valuable draught and other usoful horses, farming machinery and implements, etc., etc., on Wednesday, February 1st, at 12 o'clock sharp.

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
City Post Card Depot. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

City Post Card Depot. i A branch has baea opened at Cowra. G. .Bollinger and Co., (next door to Crop ley's boot store) are the fortunate repres entatives. Stocks are now on sale. As the new creations in these artistic goods ' are put on the market in Sjdney they will simultaneously be on sale at the Cowra depot.*

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MARY'S ESSAY. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

MARY'S ESSAY. Mary's now governess was one of tho prim and austere species, and lived in constant dread of lier pnpil shocking her parents by her slang and tomboy ways. After a month's tuition, however, she thought she had sufficiently crushed all tho life and slang out of her little charge, and prided herself on the fact that Mary could now write a good essay without bringing in any slang. "Now, Mary," she said one day, "write a nice essay of 250 worcls on your Aunt Amelia's new bicycle." When ifwas finished, her mother canio in, and, taking up Mary's essay, read as follows: "My old aunt lias a beast of a bicycle. One day she went for a ride, and when n. mile from home, her dress caught in tho chain and threw her off, gnashing the bike into smithereens. I guess this is about forty words. My aunt used the re maining 210 when she carried tho bicyclo home, nearly two miles." . Mary's governess left in a month.' ' A. certain landlord called at -a house for his rent. A little boy answer...

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Progressive Canowindra. APPLICATION FOR A NEW HOTEL REFUSED. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Progressive Caoo wmdra, APPLICATION FOB A NEW HOTEL REFUSER Beforo the Licensing Bench {Mr. F. B. Treatt, P.M., Dr. Foley and Mr. W. H. Wordsvorths, MB.L.B.), Brittapia Joseph Kerr applied for " a conditional publican's license for pre mises situated in GOBkill-street, Cano windra. Mr. Phillips for applicant, M>.Gilcreest and SeDr-Sergt. Ritchiu appeared to oppose the granting of the application. The following evidence was elioi ted James Miller deposed he was clerk of liicensing Court; the number of hotels in the electorate at the time of the last ?local option poll was 36, and there were .now 34, two have gone out-one in the Molong district and the. other in the Carcoar district; Kerr made a previous application, but it was withdrawn; copies of the application wbre duly posted i plana showing the precise locality were also lodged, Mr. Gilcreost, solicitor for the objec tors and for the Liceneing Inspector, admitted that all the necessary notices had boen given. ' Brittania Jose...

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CHAPTER XX. FROM TERROR TO TERROR.—A SURPRISE! [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

CHAPTER XX. FROM TERROR TO TERROR.-A SURPRISE! Ib was tine that tlio terror of the morn ing gave place to, rejoicing in the after noon, with good cause; for a most signal victory, had boon won by the timely strategy of Field Marshall Lord Roberts. On the height of Hockley, on the fields by Wickford, by_ the stream of Rochford, the shouts of victory went up; echoing over all the Unitod Kingdom ; thence over all tlio Empire, on v;hich the sun never sots. The Germans were beaten in an open fight-beaten out of their boots! Hurrah for Roberts! Hurrahs-ten thou sand hurrahs, for the boys of the bull-dog breed! . . . The slain lay in heaps. In tho space of 170 acres, 19,000 dead Germans lay; and many more.thousands, wounded, shattered, maimed. 'The red cross heroes and heroine's were busy as tho westering sun went down- steeped in blood; busy wore they rendering aid oven to those who had como to slay and des troy England! But Germany-Germany was mad at the news of tho fearful repulse of th...

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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A FOND FAREWELL. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

A FOND FAREWELL. She stood six-foot-two in lier stockim'*. her weight ran into dozens of stones, and .die was just twenty-one years old. "It ain't overyono I'd trust my littlo girl to," said her old farmer-father, with tears in his eyes, as ho stood before the sweet young elephant and the man who wished to make* her wife. She laid the jaw of her blushing face upon her dear dad's quivering shoulder. "You must take good care of my woo birdling, Jack," continued the old man in broken tones. "Remember that she's been raised kind o' tender like. Two acres a day's all I ever asked her to plough, atid an acre a day o' corn is al' she's used to hoeing. Sh© kin do_ light work-sich as makin' fences an' digging ditches-but she ain't used to reg'lar farm work, and you mustn't ask too rfluch of her. It's hard for her old dad to givo up his littlo sunshine, Jack ; ho'll have to chop his own firewood now, an' dig up his own 'taters. But go, birdie, go, an' may you find a happy nest I"

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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IMPORTATION OF AUSTRALIAN MEAT INTO AUSTRIA. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

IMPORTATION OF AUSTRALIAN MEAT INTO AUSTRIA. A ri:\v (lays ngo a paragraph appeared in the press describing the present situ ation in Austria in regard to the im portation into that country of meat from foreign countries. At the time it was stated that a Commission was about to be despatched from Austria to The Argentine to inquire into the con ditions under which meat is slaughtered and ex port (Ml in that country, and that the Acting Prime Minister of the Com monwealth had been asked to make re presentations to have the scope of this Commission extended to Australia. A communication has now been re ceived by the Premier from the Acting Prime Minister stating that some weeks ago the High Commissioner had been authorised to move the Austrian Go vernment in the direction indicated. It is hoped that if he is successful in pro curing this visit, the result will be the opening of u new market for Australian frozen meat.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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NILDA. A Tale of the German invasion of 1912. Written specially for the N.S.W. COUNTRY PRESS ASSOCIATION. CHAPTER XIX. IN GERMAN HANDS. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

A Tale o( the German invasion ®f 1912. Writtenspeclnil* tor tho N.9 W. COUNTRYPRESS ASSOCIATION. 1 By E. DOIDGE, Member oi tho London Sooioty of Authors, and author of 1 flfarlon Gorrlsby, Mysterious Mrs. Brown, The Daughter of Eye, Was She a Wicked Woman? Little Maori Waif,, Father and Son. &o., Ao. CHAPTER XIX. IN GERMAN HANDS. Nilda awakened. . It was morning an hour earlier; but she lind fallen asleep lato, and was late in awakening. And so s&pn as sho opened her eyes there bent over her the b'cneyolent face of Fran Heckler. " 'Tis* tlie brightest of morning sunrises, and I liopo it finds you rested, sweet lady." "But how little you see of it here hero in this strange prison-it is a prison, is it not?" . "Oh, do not call it 50, good lady-not a prison, but-hesitating for a word what do you call it?-a harbour of refuge till this storm bo overpast-."' "Yes, this storm, this storm of terror and wrong which your nation is cruelly and unjustly creating. God will judge ...

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
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PAPER. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

PAPEB. Whilo there is nothing like Jineii for paper-making, says the "Rapid Review," many othoi- -things will servo as substi For instance, iiatents liavo been issued in various countries for the manu facture of paper from barloy, oats, rice, Indian corn, peas, beans, alfalfa, ramie, pine needles, sugar cano refuse, jute, moss, seaweed, tobacco and cotton stalks, lichens, tho leaves and bark of trees, boots, potatoes, and other equally strange things. In most cases, tho author tellsus tlio prico of manufacture is excessive whon'wo consider tho quality. l'nper can bo made from nearly any thing, and nearly anything can bo made from paper. With compressed paper are made wheels, rails, cannon, horseshoes, polishers for gems, bicycles, asphalted tubes for gas or electric wires. With wood pulp and zinc sulphate there lias been an attempt to make artificial bricks for paving. After subjecting them to a pi'essui'o of 2000 tons per cubic conti motro, they are baked for forty-eight hours. In ...

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BRIGADE MOTORS. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

BRIGADE MOTORS., Wsinganui, Now Zealand, boasts a well equipped firo brigade, and claims tho dis oinetion of having been tlie first Aus trabisian town to adopt self-propelled firo apparatus. A steam-driven motor lire engine has been in satisfactory servico for over soven years, and has now been sup plemented by a petrol motor first-aid ma cluno, comprising a hose tender, ladder carriage, liosc reel and chemical engine. This will be used for first turn-out to a tiro, and as it can start instantly, and tinivel at between 20 and 30 miles an hour, it should prove of immenso valuo; in fact, there is no doubt that a largo number of fires will bo extinguished by tho chomical engine alone, without resort to inoro poworful pumping plant. Tho chemical cylinders contain 35 gallons of (ire-extinguishing fluid, and can be brought into action in a few seconds, Tho ladders, which can be used for life-saving, or as a means for gain.ing access to tho flames, ox tend to 30ft., and can bo rapid ly uns...

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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Our Mails. Alteration in Closing Times. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Our Mails. Alteration in Closing Times. Following table of the altered Mail ser vice will be found useful to business people: TRAIN MAILS. For Sydney, Bathurst, Blayney, Carcoar, Garland, Forbes, Holmwpod, Lynd hurst, Mandurama, Woodstock, West ville, Waugoola and T.P.O West close daily, Sunday excepted, ordinary mail at 5.50 p.m. Registered mail closes 5.20 p.m. Late fee letters G.5 p.m. Late fee letters can be posted in Railway Brakevan up to 6.40 p.m. For. Koorawatha, Wattamondara, T.P.O South, Toung, Harden, Goulburn and . Molbourne close at 2.55 p.m. daily, Sunday excepted. For Toung, T.P.O South and Melbourne also Koorawatha, Greenethorpe and Grenfell at 8 p.m. daily, Saturday ex coptod. } Sto Canowindra and Goolagong, Sunday/-" I Tuesday and Thursday at 0 p.m. COACH MAILS-. Fof Canowindra, Bumbaldry, Grenfell,' Canimbla, Forbes and Goolagong close at 7 a.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. j For Burrowa, Godfrey's Creek, Morongla I Creek close at 7 a.m. on Mondays, j Wed...

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Our Tailors. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

Our Tailors. Of course you would like to have an idea how they could make you a suit, well, when you see the smartness of their tailored-ready-to wear clothing we have on sale-that .'si'." the oouts have-that perhaps a tailored ready-to wear float lits yoiualmost porEeetly-you will know then how perfectly you could be fitted by us making for you to the fruction of an inch. We beleive our cutter is second to nono in the State. Our money-saving prices by means of cash trading will keep your suit bill down. Should any inaccuracy ever occur in measuring another suit will be made. The most fashionable materials always available. G. Bollinger and Co., Gowra (next door to Cropley's boot store) where the City Post Card Depot branch has been established.*

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A Reminder. [Newspaper Article] — Cowra Free Press — 14 January 1911

A Reminder. i ^ Gudgelo subdivision sale takes pUcc in the Centennial Hall, Gowra, on Wednesday next the 18th inst., commencing at 2 p.m. sharp, and pro. senls an opportunity, which, if missed ! may be regretted ever after. Land seekers should not hesitate if the land suits them They may never get another such chance; in fact, it so rarely happens such an opportunity of securing Oowra land presents itself, j that those desirous of securing a good farm Whereon to rtiake a " home of I their own" should not fail to take ad vantage of the occurrence. There I are' 19 farms in the subdivision. The j terms are exceptionally liberal-10 ' per cent deposit, no further payment, : but interest, for the next three years, j balance in ten annual instalments ? bearing interest at the rate of five per cent payable half yearly. The ven j dors will accept cash or terms, j Mortgages may ba paid off at any ! time by giving three months notice.

Publication Title: Cowra Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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