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Water for Stock. Serious District Shortage. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Water for Stock. Serious District Shortage. It was hoped that the heavy falls of rain during the Christmas week would have relieved graziers, who were in many instances in difficulties through shortage of water for stock. Unfor. tunately, though over an'inch and a half of water was precipitated in the falls re* ferred to, very little of thi fcund its way into depleted dams and Waterholes, al. most the whole of it beingl absorbed by the thirsty soil. This was, of course, resunlt of a shortage of winter rainfall, which left the surface soil so dry that it absorbed almost all ol the abundant spring rainfall.'and was still so thirsty at close of the 28 days dry spell,' which preceded the first December fall, that almost all of this also sansl into the. soil. As a eonsequence, we have the situation that we" hai~o lre empty -waterholes, sand the water in those not absolutely dry is lower just now than in any p?ovious season at this period of the year. With the two hottest and usually drie...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

I'ortlaii and Melbourne itnmers Bali a- under (weather and other oirenmstanoee permitting): Melbourne to Portland. ,Enuieralla, Tues. Jan 6; 2 p.m. Casino, Thurs., Jan. 8, 2 p.m. :Eumeralla; Mon., Jan 12, 4 p.m. Casino, Wed.,- Jan. 14, 2 p.m: ;F?~ ' roin Portland. Tyrlan, Tued, Jan. 6, -early Euiiieralla,;'Fri..an. 9,iearly . Casino, .Mon?: Jan. 12, early Eumerallaq;Wed., Jan. 14, early . BSpeolal Notice. c-Wool, Graia, and other Produce lll be forwarded by 'rat steamer leaing: Portland, thus avoiding any Pemenger Fares? to and from Mel. bourne:- . Saloon: Single, 14/6; Return, 81/?' &Dtmftge 9/6-eaoh way t.o Port Fairy-4/6 each way to Warenambool-saloon, 6/; Hteer. age, 4/6 each way. eturn tictokets available for three months, 'and interchangeable. No Steerage Passengere carried ty B.S. Casino. Foir all particulars apply. . ' G. OCATHELS Agent, Portland Albion Hotel Stables,' Henty St., Casterton. Percy G. Heard Hia taken over the Livery Stables, for merly conducted by Mr J...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Orlent Line of Royal Mail Steamers. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

.'Orsient .Line r1. loyal Mall 8te iern. For Lodon, via Adelaide resmantle f,(cW.A:), Oolombo (for India), Egypt, <Naples, Toulon, Gibraltar, and Plymouth. Sr " . Leave Arrive 8 Sater.. Ton. MelboooraS. London. ,Drontee 9,023 Jan. 7 i Feb. 14 Osvieato 12,130 Jan. 21. Feb. 28 mrah ' 8,130 Feb, 4 . Mar. 14 Otway 12,077 Feb.18 i Mar. 28 Otranto ;11,124 Mar,.4 Apl: 11 A. . ndlfortnightly t~theaftir....!" SThie Steanseer oi-the= Ostnab. LinT ar : flttd'i,'t$Fall Modetrand up-to-date ap-, 'pllsaoe for the aftety and comfort of passenger.. Passenger are carried in all claOm . Third-Olass accortmodatlod: S-leeplng room, dinhing- rooms, deck aoammodation, and cuisine a'speclally. iBomad-the-World Rates, via Canada, United BStates, Japan or South Africa, quoted on appliaostion. PeIM.s reU or ihatnl'trips oa the coast (to Fremantle, .Adlaide, Sydney, or Brie. Sbane) iuoted oa appllcatlon. SThe Local Agents willsupply circulars :,or further information on application. . Passage from ...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

/ello m~kn run ;_ " cross such as we are of erdlg Here are a few of the striking values that are bringing the crowd into our Store: Our-Six-Guinea New Western Star Cycles, ('romplete, Ready for the Road. The Material for these Cycles is carefully selected by eoxporlonced W echilics, anld Blrazing is Guaranteed Five Years. We Defy Connp~irtin in Prices In this particular Lrin. o..poo.lon or thres Cycles means to purchase at once. Premier, -Western Rover, , Motor CyclesSw Star, Ar. scupplied by'us for Cash or Terms. Motor and Cycle Sundries sold at Prices Not Heard of Elsewhere. AT MALEE BROS.' MOTOR and Oycle Depot, Henty- sts,; iPE "'...P t O s, SHEEP 500 Sheep Cured of "White Eye" for Ss. RETCH FORD'S BLIGHT SPECIFIC. tho Boast BY eatst. OnErw'?Dn, 20/12/13. Dear Sir,-A well known Sheep Man told me you have a very good preparation for " White Eye" In Bheep, and I want you to send me some of it by Monday morni'o a coach. Yours oto., BLIGHT. The Soeciflc is easy to use, and one treat...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DENTISTRY Mr F. S. W. Mawson, DENTIST, 201 Moorabool-street, Geelong. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

\C DENTISTRY Mr F. S. W. Mawson, DENTIST, ?201 Mooraboolestreet, Geelong. Will Visit : Hamilton, Fri. & Bat., Jan 21 & 24 aserndiih N on ,Jan. 28 ialmoral, Tues, Jan. 27 Harrow, Wed, Jan.28 tldenhope, Thurs, Jan 20 'nosy, F.Fri (till 3 p .m.),,Janfl10 }Se£ývyndýý8at;((till noon)'Jan. 81 Tarrayoukyan, 3at (afternoon) Jan 81 Coleraind, lon, Feh. 2 Marino, Tiles, Feb. 8 aeeterton, Wed, Feb. 4 Digby, Thurs, Feb. 5 Branxholmo, Fri. Feb . Macarthur, Sat, Feb 7 Hamilton, Mon, Feb. 0 Dunkeld, Tues, Feb. 10 t Ponebuo"t, Wed, Feb. 11 Hamilton, Thore, Feb. 12

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Mount Gambier. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Mount Gambler. The weather keeps very dry, high winds being very prevalent. On Sun day week a hot wind blew all day. Hay. making bas been much ecked by the rough weather. The caterpillars have attacked the barley and oat crops.i the district, Grubs are very numr?rous this season, and much da?stng is feared be fore the crops can be cut. The potato i týd"o'dF very well. If the "Blight" does not get into them o good yield may be expected this. year. At the visiting day celebrations held at the Mount Ganmbier Public School on December 16th, the Mayor (Cr J. F. Palamountain), who is also Chairman of the Board of Advice, ncting on behalf of the children and teachers of the public schools of the district, presented Mr John Watson, who was Chairman of the Board from its start in 1871 to 1913 (37 years) with a beautifully illuminated and written address, massively framed. iMr Watson feelingly acknowledged the gift. The annual report of the head master (Mr R. Sutton) was a very gratifying one...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SPORTING. Mentone Races. [BY WIRE.] Melbourne, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

SPORTING. Mentone Races. [BY WIRE.] Melbourne, Saturday.. HIlrdlo Race.-Widden, 10.7 1: Domin ician, 10.3 2; M'Alipin, 10.13 3. 3 to 1 the W'linor. i'irst Division Handieap.-Precious:,8.5 1 : Dowborry, 0.8 2 ; Apiarist, 9.7 3. 12 to 1 the winner. Second Divislon Handicap.-Kareela, 6.11 1; Miss Moi, 0.8 2; Eltham, 7.113. 7 to 2 the winner. Mmentone Handicap.-Yonnda, 8.12 1; Pearl King, 7.0 2; Lacus, 7.13 3. 0 to 4 the winner. Third Division Handicap.--Trmp,7.11 1 Meloju, 8.12 ; Lemsai, 8.3 3. 5 to I the winner, Jl umpors' Fiat Raoe.-Sylvan0nr?me, 9.11 1 ; Nainkarb, 8.5 2; Blind Harry, 8.133. 3 to 2 ilie winner.

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Digby. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

DlgD¥.. A rifle contest was held at tho local butts on Boxing Day, the prizes, £1, 15s, lOs, and se, being in honor of the festive season made larger entries than usual, and Mr F. Perry donating Ba for the lowest scorer. Following are the scores (7 shots per man at 500 and 600 yards): Hop So T'tl G. Burgess (lst) ... 8 69 70 J. Allardice (2nd) .. 65 70 A. Burgess (3rd) ... 3 65 68 W. J. Hide (4th) . 3 684 67 E. Taylor ' . 2 65 67 0. Rigby ,.. 61 67 G.L. 81ikin ... 6 81 07 W. Taylor ... 8 59 67 J. A. Biggin .,. 7 68 86 D. Cameron ... 12 53 65 W. Brunton ... . 6 8 64 Syd. Simirin ... 6' 57 63 G. T. Graham .. - 4 87 61l H. Cameron ... 10 .1 61 J. R. Taylor ... 10 60 80 Church services were held on Decenm her 21, as follows :-In the morning the Presbyterian assembled.' In the after noon the Roe. E. Behwieger offciated at St. John's Church, and in the evening the Wesleyan Church was thronged to accord a welcome to Mr W. H. Hard wick, who is paying a visit to his old circuit. Mr Hardwick,...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHOOPING COUGH AND BRONCHITIS. LITTLE GIRL SUFFERED FOR SEVEN MONTHS. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

WHOOPING COUGH AND SBRONCHITIS. LITTLE GIRL SUFFERED FOR SEVEN MONTHiS. "My little girl, aged two years, had Whooping Cough and Bronchitis for seven months," writes Mrs F. Lawson, 3 Water-street, Camperdown, N. 8, W. "Sometimes she was so bad she would fall down with weakness. Many a time I have picked her up, thinking she woe dead, She would hold her breath, and I would have to smack her on the back so as to help her to breathe again. I gave her a number of cough remedies, and I was always taking her to the dooe tor, and they gave herl many cough remedies, but nothing had sly effect whatever. Oneday a lady reconommended me to try Dr. Sheldon's New Discovery cad said it was very good for Whooping Cough, so I got a bottle and gave her threedoses and some times five doses a day, 'and it seemed to relieve her almost at once, and in a week's time you would not know her: she did not look the same, ohild. She is mush fatter, and has never soughed sietne taking Dr. Sheldon'; New Discovery....

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wimmera and Western District Stock Sales. Over One and Half Million Sheep Sold During 1913. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

WnImmer and Western Dis. trict Stock Sales. over On," and Half Million Sheep Sold During 1918. Messrs Young Bros., Horlham, Nhill, Hamilton and branches, report a con tinned firm demand for all classes of stook, and during the three weeks, December 1 to 20, 1913, they sold: 144,899 sheep, 547 rams, 1,803 cattle, 77 horses, 1 stallion. And for the year, January 1 to December 20, 1918, atotal of 1,691,191 sheep, 4,018 rams, 10,450 cattle, 8,523 horses, 86 stallions. Amongst their recent private sales were -J. Toohey, 600 wethers; Harris and Dunne. 1120 crossbreds; K. D..M'Fash. ern, 516 wethers; O'Connell Bros., 700 aethers; G.. .. Patterson, 550 ewes. On December 10, on account Mr F. Baulah, Cheviat Hills, Penshurst (con junction Messrs Pearson,. Rowe and Smith, and O'Brien Bros.), 16,500 sheep and 350 cattle sold.well. At Hamilton on December 11 (conjunetion Messrs T. H. Laidlaw and Co.), a par. ticularly satisfactory.sale eventuated, and some 29,800' sheep made splendid valune, and...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IT NEVER FAILS. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

IT NEVER FAILS. "For yem we have been using Chain berlain's Cough Remedy," says Mr Her bert H. Woodhead, Wentworth. N. 8. W. "We have six children and never use anything else for the treatment of coughs, colds and bronchtal complaints. I confi dently recommend Chamberlain's Cough Remedy to an.one, more especially to parents, who like myself have young ohlldren'e health to safeguard. It never fall. to give relief in all caoes."

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CLEANLINESS IS NEXT TO GODLINESS. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

CLEANLINESS 18 NEXT TO GODLINESS. A clean body induces a clean mind. AClean body is attained by the use of water anp a good soap. The only question is, "'What Soap"' eezona is the best soap. Its manufacture is the most modern and the moat sclentlfo. .It combinbs the qualities of the best germ.destroying powers with the most -dailnty odorand appearance. Sexona Skin and Fsoail Soap is the only medicated soap whloh is pleasing as a "enemrl toilet-soap. SAdalybath with water and Roxona Soap makee the user olean. He B not only free from dirt, but from dl -easgrm& flH clean and healthy skin eensures a Olenliea of mind. ehould follow. So use Rexaba Boap in your daily bath. i. clean and keep clean. ,exona Soap? Kin1 of all, Soaps. .; peer. Tablet.

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Casterton Angling Society. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Casterton Angling Society. The opening of the season competi tions of the Society, at Roseneath, on New Year's Day, were a brilliant sue. •cess in everything, but the all import ant particular that a large majority of the.competitors came home with empty) baskets, and the most successful with but few fish. The weather was perfect - for outdoor recreation of most kinds, but a shade too bright, as the water was too clear for successful wiling of wary fish to take the bait. Competitors of both sexes were numerous, numbering about 50, and all of those out had a most eCn joyable picnic, that served As compen sation for ill success in angling, the hen. secretary (M WV. Spring), Presi dent (Mr R. C. Miller jnur), and the. committee having 'everything in order for the comfort of all pres ent, and for the conduct of the business of the day. The best basket fell to Mr S. A. Miller, who' with two perch weighing 1. and 1) lbs. re spectively, caught the biggest fish, and had the heaviest catch o...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Geological Survey. University Students Camp. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Geological Survey. University Students Unnmp. Pursuant to arrangements , made some time ago, as nunolnced in a previous issue of the "News," Professor Skeets, Melbourne University, and ?r O. lfer man, Director at the Geological Die partment of Victoria, arrived at. Caster ton during last week, and went into ramp at Retreat on Friday with some of the graduates and students, who will be en gaged for some weeks to come in geo logical examination, and mappiag out of the country on the.banks of the Glenelg between COsterton and Rloseneath. The objects of the work, the cost of which is borne by the Geological Department, is while affording to the students engaged in it, under direction of Professor Skeats, opportunity for practical field work, to supply the department with data for maps of the district, of which no systematie geological. examination has hitherto bcon made. It is possible that the surveys may lead to infsormation being acquired which will have a bearing on the vexed questi...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wedding Bells. Murrell—Foster. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

W* edding Bells. Murrell-Foster. taken by a wide circle of relntirce and friends of the bride and bridegroom, was celebrated by the Rev. Karl Forster, M.A., at Scot' Church, Casterton, on New Year's Day whlen M[iss Lilian Margaret .Jann Foster, second daughter of Mr J. FostBr. " Iverside," Bahignl. lah Road, was married to Mr Joseph William Murrell, second son of Mr J. W. Macrrell. "Glenrov," Ienlty Street. The ell'cuch was appropriately decorated for the occasion by girl friends of the bride, with daintily arranged white flowers (roses and carnations) and foliage, with thile initials of bride andl bridegroom delie,'tely outlinedl in ilowers prominently displayed. .The bridesmnaidl was Miss Ethel lMaud Mirrell. qisterof the bridegroom, aind tlhe best nlan Mrr Albert Tenkins. The bride's wedding dress was in white mere. silk,- made with tunic effect, train sqare, wnith true lover's knot in centre, bodice trimmed with Edelnveiss lace anil pearl trim rling and caught back witli tulle. ...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Digby. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

. Dlgby. A serious accident happened at Mr Praser's farm on the IHamilton road- on ?Friday. Jr Arthur Brain was engaged 'carting hay, when the waggon capsized as it was being backed, and the frame work came down on the driver's legs, causing a compound fracture of one leg, and inflicting several severe wounds that .bled profusely, the sufferer losing a quantity of blood before surgical treat. meat could be procured for him. lHe was subsequently sent to the Hamilton hospital, where he was admittedinrather serious condition.

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Merino. Merino. Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Merino. S Merino. Friday. -'A.t meeting of the Progress As n;:a?iatlori held on Monday night, the -President (Mr D. W. Brock) in the r'chair, tender at £51 for erection of a ,iweir to form a bathing place in the creek .was received from Mr Mabbitt, Digby. ,Tha priced named was considered reason .able, but.doubt was expressed as to whether a stable structure can be .'ereoted at the proposed site. Mr C. D. ;. C.,Farran, Shire lEngineer, had reported favorably on the plans and specifications submitted, but it was pointed out that the ex-Acting Shire Engineer, Mr SGrlffiths, lad expressed opinion that a .stable stricture could not be assured. It was decidedl to lsend the plans and .specifications to Mr 11. 1. MoEwen, - Sex-Shire Engineer, and ask his opinion, .and'Mr Mliabitt's tleder was accepted on the motion of thle ev. E. Schi'eiger, seconded by Mr E3. A. Elliott, subject to conditions)-(l) that Mr McEwen's .opinionbo favorable; (2) thlt scooping to value £4 be eliminated from the c...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
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Post Cards from the North Pole. Amundsen's Novel Plan. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Cari;ds froam the S- North Pole; 'undsen's Novel Plan. Captain Amunaden, whuo first di.. sesd the South Pole, will start, early ??l i:1014 on auother great advoritare eseog.the iee. In his ship, the "Frsim," v `: will fllthL lit way across the Polar -us lllfinally try and drift to the esth Pile i self. The rest of the great'expedition will seud £30,000 narl so far the full suim alaUs ot beer raised. To quictly securo the balancee of the money Captain 'Ai unilsei u htl adopted a novel plan thu sending of Io.t rcrds from the North ? o-l?t to all those iod people who care to " .pyasmodest fee for the card, and thus s..l?_p on the great adventure. -'r this purpose o uspecial North -Pdecard has heen isaned. Purchasers y ptaddress these to Ihetmselves or their f?'; ndt,and siend them in a special en ?'?lope to Captnli Amundsen at San :Fra-neiseo. All such curds will he taken ::.on the "Frann" right to the North Pole, i'f ,Amundren gets there. With the oesnent of the postal authorities the...

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Seaside Excursion. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Seaside Excursion. The most popular annual outing from this district, specially popular with the young people, is the Schools' Excursion to Portland, which is to be made this year on Wednesday next, Jannuary 7. On that day at least, early rising will be a popular' practice, for the excursion train leaves Casterton at 6 a.m., Sand ford at 6.7, Henty at 6.22, and Merino at 6.44, which means out and about at a very early hour for all who intend to get a whiff from 'the sea on this occasion. ·Mr D. V. West who, as usual, has the business affairs of the excursion in hand, -hasmade elaborate arrangements for the comfort and convenience of enxcursion. ists. According to custom, free tean, sugar, and milk will be provided, and everything possible will be done to make things pleasant for all and sundry, old and young, who make the trip. To.day '(Monday) is the last day for issue of tickets.

Publication Title: Casterton News And The Merino And Sandford Record, The
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Coleraine. [Newspaper Article] — The Casterton News and the Merino and Sandford Record — 5 January 1914

Coleraine. The new lighting system was brought into operation on Saturday night, Decem ber 27th when the town streets were lit up for the first time with electricity. The main street is well supplied with lamps, whose illumination is entirely soat lafaatory and completely alters the ap pearance of the thoroughfare after night. fall. During the past week, the service was extended to private buildings, to the great advantage of householders.

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