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IT WOULD NOT DO. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

I | IT WOULD NOT 1)0. Miss Millicent Mills was exceedingly indignant with her mother. | "I do wish," .'.lie said, "you wuuld't I talk about willing up when Jim's lurre, mother, it's so awfully common.' I "Awfully eotuimm ell " repeated j her mother, a lady endowed with much ! common sense. "15nt we liavq to j eat, don't we-? And Jim has to cat? I And ho cats nlf dishes, doesn't he^ [ And lxo knowd dishes have to bo—" ! "Oil I know—I know," interrupted her agitated dnujjJjter impatiently. "Hut if y:;u keep on mentioning it, ,7Gii'ro stiro to mal$ out that you »i "wiivs mako dad dry tthem for you, and —it might put hire off."

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHAT OUR FOREFATHERS ATE. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

WHAT OUR FOREFATHERS ATE. A German paper publishes an inter esting article on t3io lost dishes of the Middle Ages. It seeing that the art of cooking has declined, and that it" js in part due to the changing fashions in food. For instance, in Germany, in the middle Ages, many vegetables were eaten whioli have long since dis appeared from the table, such as vio let leaves, mixed with , young notties, thistles and green wheat, and boiled hemp seeds. Salads were inado of mallow leaves, colery roots, and purs lane, mixed with s:ut» and pepper,* for oil was almost tmknowji. Olive oil was cousidored to smack o:' efTiminuov and Italian luxury. tLorso radish sauce was us'.'d instead. Tho origin of sauerkraut is lost in antiquity. But it was certainly iurejitcd by the Ger man hausfrau long bolero eaulillowors or artichokes or potatoes wvro known. Tho poiato revolutionised tho faro <>i tho poor, who had formerly to rolv on tho roots of wild plants. The var iety of meatus was larg...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CROP ROTATION AND MANURE. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

CROP ROTATION AND MANURE, j The dairy farmer, wlio wishes to remain a dairy farmer .must see (1) tliat liis total acreage must not be de voted to feeding dairy stock; (2) that a rotation of crops is necessary, and (8) that the constituents of tlia soil soB off the farm in the slmpe of milk must bo returned to the soil in the slmpo of manures. If the dairy far mer use his total acreage to fed dairy cows, lie will exhaust all his land of the constituents that , appear in milk, while it may be rich .in other subs tances that appear in" crops-. A "o tation of crops is necessary to uieer these conditions, in order to retain tbo laud in heart and bring profit to the dairy farmer. ' Then, with intelligent watering and heavy manuring, he may grow enough green feed on a few acres to place himself beyond the rav ages of drought, and it may be, en able him to inrcease his dairy herd. One cannot continue to draw money out of a bank unless he pays money into the bank. Dairy farming, or farming o...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BOLIVIAN HORRORS TOLD IN LONDON. SYSTEM OF PEONAGE FULL OF CRUELTY. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

BOLIVIAN HORRORS TOLD IN LONDON. SYSTEM OF PEONAGE FULL 01-' CRUELTY.. Diplomatic) communications liavo boon oxchangod botweon tbo British and Amorican governments with referon^ to what is described as another I'uiit mayo .-caudal. This li■>><.• iho .scene of tlio alleged atrocities is in Northern llolivia, ami the charges implicate a high official in tbo .service ot that r» IjliOLa The story of the alhg-d atrocities was brought, to Knglanil by a young I English accountant, lie a system of peonage is prevalent, there, which is worse than that in ilu l'utuinavo region. One Englishman, being alone, anil anxious to.impros tlio natives with tho power and precision of Ilia riflo, use.d up all his cartridges in an oxlubition ot marksmanship. Tho Indians, awara ho no longer had power to slioot, cli.se*1 in and speared him. When his brother rituin.d and heard of| tho affair bo took a shipmot of ciu doctored it with arscine, ;md l"lt it iwhero tho Indiana would find it, with...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Terribly Tempted. CHAPTER I. MR. AND MRS. BLACKADDER. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

k A. SI'.HJAL S'l'OIvY ;;v g ANNABEL GRAY. J CHAPTER I. MI?. AND M!tS. JiLACKADMilt. My, nature is -iilidiied To what it n;-.rk;. ;;t, like 111;? dver': hand. Pity me. then, mul wish I worn ri> uowcd. Never was 1 hero stioh u;t array ol | :, ,, babies, and of nil tlio depressing Mollis that can greet the oyos of a political economist, a modern philosopher, or a pensive student of humanity, surely the ! vision of twenty helpless iniair.s—the greator portion deserted by their par ents—is about tlio most distressing. They wore not only u puzzle and a problem to scoinl reformers, good Chris- I tians, and politicians, but wii.it was I worso for their souls and bodies, woe probably destined to become a perfect nuisance .to scoiety. Who cared iiJ tliey lived or died? Would thoy not ultimately constitute tho rank and file of the army of mar tyrs—that great phal.mx of victims who fill our gaols, unicn-j, and asylums. Sirs. Blaekadder, under whose tender caro theso lost lambs wore securely...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

NURSE MAXTED, DIPLOMA, LONDON, YEARS' Hospital Experiences, treats all diseases in both men ■md women, no matter how long stand ing. Sufferers, avoid operations ; con sult mc without delay. Delay is dan gerous to your complaint. Destitute eases treated free of charge. Has also Private Home for Midwifery. Patients before, after, and during accouchement. Board Moderate— Fees £3 3s. Doctors in attendance. Strictly-private. Country trains met if advised. Stamp envelope for reply. "Charlton," Burgess St., • AUBURN, MELBOURNE. 'Phone, 1242, Hawthorn. BcncligoV Premier CATERER. W H _HEED, 300 Hargreaves Street. Supplies forwarded for all Northern District functions—Halls, picnics, wed dings, church and school fetes. FAMOUS FOR OUR BRIDE CAKES Visit Reed's Tea Rooms when in Ben digo. James Woods, PRACTICAL BOOTMAKER, STOCKS all kinds of I todies', Gent.'s and Childrons' Fo'tUvesu*. Supplies all wants Makes to all measures. Prompt Repairing. You don't have to pare ycttr foot to wear Woods' B...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

Stock and Station Agents. MELBOURNE OFFICE, 4GS Collins Street. Branches: QUAMBaTOOK, Boort, Charlton, Wych proof, Kerang, Swan Hill, and Barham (N.S.W.) Auctioneer' Notice. . - ED. TRENCHARD & CO. BEG to notify to their numerous cli ents that they have established a branch of their business in Quambatook. They have purchased a block of land adjoining the trucking yards, upon which they are erecting Good and Convenient Yards in which they will hold regular Stock Sales. They will be pleased to order trucks for Fat Stock for Newmarket, and superintend the loading of Stock, and will also supply latest information on tha markets. T. E. DUNSTAN, Quambatook Representative. QUAMBATOOK STOCK SALE. Tliursday, Feb. 12. IT* DWARD TRENCHARD & CO. will li hold their usual Stock Sale in their new yards as above, when they will yard';" Sheep, Cattle, Horses, &e. Special Entries for Next Stock Sale. Further Entries Invited. EDWARD TRENCHARD & Co. Quambatook. T Mallee...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

TOO WELL KNOWN 10 NEED AN "AD." • o I This idea that you have lived so Um« | in town that everybody knows you ant , you don't need to advertise is a mistake. This very indifference to advertising, .indifference to doing business as it i* <loo» in this day and age, is what ha; enabled the catalogue or mail ordei houses to yrow from mere nothing to 1,'rcat concerns. The merchant who can convince the people of his section, and keep them convinced that his store i& the best place to buy this and that arti cle, will not lose trade to the mail order house. Of course he cannot afford to .get out a catalogue as thick as a ISible, but he can keep an advertisement in his local paper, and see that it is chancel, thus keeping new K rgains continual:/ befor the public, .le should also have a mailing list, and send out a circular letter at least oncc a month. Don't look upon your country newspaper as an i object of char'.;;/. There is not a single ; country newspaper in the Sta...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE LETTER [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

MELBOURNE LETTER' (From our Special Correspondent). Tliu Indeterminate Sentences Act, which was brought into action some !iv«i ; .a»s or j-.o ftijo, and from \vhi?h , much ;w o>;pcotc<J, 1 ins not fulfilled :< «n;i'i. 9 Tlio jdea^bnoh of 't ■« rniini.v had wido pos.tibilicieo, but like mo^i ulorU to handle the criminal "lymcnt oJu-t::ivelv, it was not deftign »?d 011 a suflieiently comprehensivo flan tIi».to K'oms to havo boon lack of .!-»i 'jji:nati»n in carrying out oven vli.si ur\s proposed. Tho intention ij- ii.iul thus now law was to socura the i'l'ipl n*j of a modern, scientific, and humano system for tho trcatmnt of criminals, which. would distinguish sharply between incorrigibles, who are a nu'j;uco lo socioty, and youthful oN fondftrft, whrt needed only to bo set tho righl track.,t-o beoomo use ful and law abiding membors of the enminunity. For this purpose, it was pmposed that spccial reformatory pris on* should be established, whero of fenders cou...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
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THE Quambatook Times. OUR MOTTO: "Truth is great, and will prevail." WEDNESDAY, FEB. 11, 1914. Local and General News. Held Over. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

—>-a-THE -SX— • fuaiatooK Times. OUR MOTTO : •" Truth is great, and wilt prevail WEDNESDAY, FEB. IX, 1914. Local and General News. Held Over. Report of annual meeting Me chanics' Institute and other in teresting items. New Councillor. Mr Thos. Burke, of Wee Wee Rup, has been elected without Opposition to the vacant seat in the Kerang Shire Council caused through the letirement of Cr. Reid. Kerang Shire Finances. The Treasurer (Mr A. A. Begg) reported at last week's Shire Council meeting as follows:— General account, dr, £0325 9/4 ; tramway account, cr, £1021 0 2; sparrow account, dr, £19/19. ' The Weather. , The month- of February was ushered in with the thermometer daily scoring over the century. But it was left for Thursday and Friday to try people be.Vottd fMi durance. The temperature on the i former day stiiod at 10S, and went to 110 the next afternoon. To make matters worse, the terrific heat assumed the character of "muggy," and it was trying to breaking point. After the su...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
POSTAL RATES. NEW SCHEDULE DETAILED. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

POSTAL KATES. « A NEW SCHEDULE DETAILED. Tim new postaqo rates, wliicli came into force on 1st Muy, when penny postage will operate throughout the Commonwealth, aro as follows :— • Letters, Id per -Joz. Letter cards, single, Id each ; reply, Id each half. Postcards, single Id; reply, Id each balf. Printed pnpers, as prescribed, $d per 2oz9. or part of 2ozs. Books printed outside Australia, Jd. per 4ozs. or part of 4oza. Cooks printed in Australia, JJ. per 8ozs. or part of Sozs. Magazines, that is to say— (a) Magazines, reviews, serials, and other similar publications printed and published in Australia in numbers at intervals not exceeding three months, <£d. for 8ozs. or part of 8ozs. (/;) Magazines, reviews, serials, and other similar publications (including newspapers) printed and published out aide Australia in numbers at intervals not exceeding three months, id. per 4ozs. or part of 4ozs. " Hansard," that is, reports of Pur- . liamentary debates printed and pub IUhed b...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
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OF RURAL INTEREST [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

OF RURAL INTEREST I (By "Kusticus.") "This is a great country/ but it is' not u.sed, ' said an American tho other day. Me said it with an air of un covering a fact of which Australians aro not aware, and which it would bo well for them to Unow nud to'not ac cordingly. Thero is no gainsaying the accuracy of his observation, and it is probable that there are few Australians who think at all, who do not aeic nowlodgo its tnitli. Hut to aot upon the knowledge is altogether a different in;tLtj'r. 'I ix-r.i is >iiie progress to wards exhibiting nuiro fully tho im mense resources of tticountry, but it is a p,in.fully .slow process. For tilt most part, wo are net far in advance ! of tlio lotos eating natives of tlio tro pic:. who arc content to lake tho goods tlio gods provide in the shape of tho fruit, tii.ji and flesh. Katurc, with prodigal bounty furnishes, and lot it go at tlmt. True, we make some effort, but to a very great ex tent. this country of unbounded pos sibility in tho way ...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
St. Patrick's Day Sports. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

St. Patrick's Day Sports. Officials concerned with the forthcoming local St. Patrick's Day gathering met in the Me chanics' on Saturday evening, when there were present :—Mr T. Coughlan (in the chair), Revs Father Waldron( Messrs M. Coughlin, D. Darcy, J. Hogan, T. Mason, D. Keating and the hon. sec. (Mr W. Dwyer). . Correspondence was l'ead from the secretary V.R.C as follows : —"Your application for permis sion (under Rule 54) to include equine events (as submitted) for trophries only and amateur riders in your programme of sports, to be held on 17th March, 1914, has been approved, subject to your obtaining the consent of the Chief Secretary." The secretary was instructed to send the necessary registration fee and make the usual applica tion to the Chief Secretary, on the motion of the Chairman and Mr Mason. On the motion of Messrs M. Coughlin and D. Keating it was resolved that tenders for the pub lican's booth close on 21st Feb. Mr J. Hogan brought forward the question of a refr...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

THE AUSTRALIAN ESTATES AND MORTGAGE CO. LTD. WOOL WAREHOUSES, 573 to 579 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. WOOLandGRAIN AUCTION SALES OF WOOL, HIDES, SKINS, TALLOW AND GRAIN WEEKLY. LIBERAL CASH ADVANCES ON THIS ENSUING CUP OP WOOL Tor SMo In Melliourno or Shipment, to London. The Company act Strictly as .Selling; Brokers. ADVANCES ON GRAIN. 1 YOU MAY REST ASSURED that Beecham's Pills will be of ere*? service to you if your stomach is out of order I ©f your liver is sluggish. The conditions of fife In these days are so strenuous thai / nearly everybody is at times, overtaken by various derangements of the digestive V ©rfans. Even the strongest and healthiest occasionally require a little corrective j medicine. It is worth remembering that thousands of people have proved thM BEECHAM'S I PILLS 2 speedily exert a curative effect upon the disturbed organs and restore them to their normal healthy state. This splendid preparation has a world-wide reputation for relieving the ailments arising fro...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Council Mems. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

Council Mems. Correspondence was received ?.t last Kc-rang Shire Councilmeet ing from the Public Health De partment asking for a report on the suitability of certain premises in Quambatook for the manufac ture of terated waters. This was referred to the Health Oliicer. From Nurse Armstrong, apply ing for Council's permission to open a Private Hospital at the premises of Dr. P. Matensoh, in Quambatook. The application was endorsed by Dr. Matenson, and no objection was raised. From Municipal Association of Victoria re proposed amendments of the Thistles Act. It was re solved, on the motion of "Crs. O'Donnell and Hogan, co-opera tion to be granted, with a reser vation as to Crown lands being cleared by the Government. From Henry Grifliths, drawing attention to an irrigation chan nel, without a culvert, across the mad at the Quambatook ceme tery. ar.d pointing out the incon venience and danger of same, - Cr. Cameron moved that if the person responsible did not fill in the channel within...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

Something Attractive, Vet New and Dainty, Awaits Your inspection at— M. RAPHAEL'S GRAND DISPLAY OF ALL faFrrals liMsi Have ucvcr pn viously offered such a -large Stock of all the litest Xmns Nov ;1 ties. Toys, Dolls, lilc-rtlianical Toy?. Train.', Trumpets, Etc., .Etc. Just Arrived! lust Arrival!! sample boxes of handkerchiefs, scents, ladies' ties, black & white silk lace col lars & hosiery: Gentlemen ! PAY LESS AND DRESS BETTER. What about Your New Spring & Summer Suit ? You'll get tlie Best Style, the Best Quality Materials, the Best Tailoring, and a Gocd Fit in Our Clothes. All descriptions of Dr. Jaeger's Under wear supplied at Melbourne Prices. J. T. KEANE, L.L., B., Barrister and Solicitor, 51 PALL MALL, BENDIGO, BEGS to intimate that he has opened a Branch Office at Quambatook. Lalbsrt will be visited on Sale Days and when required. Trust Moneys availabie in Large or Small Sums. Manager at Quambatook— Kr, T. E. CULLEN. LOCAL CC LLEGE OP MUSIC. Miss Bu...

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Under the Thistle Act. LOCAL PROSECUTIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

Under *he Thistle Act. LOCAL PROSECUTIONS; Before Mr Pennefather: at the local Ctfilrt of Petty SesEiori:?. dii Wednesday, Inspector Gillies;.of the Kerang Shire, proceeded against James Chas. Cameron for failing- to destroy thistles on lands occupied by him within 14 days after receipt of notice. Defendant pleaded that he had tnken nil repsonpb'e precpul.ions and Had spent :i Idt Of .liioncijj ifl endeavoring to clear liis land df thistles. Mr Myles O'Brien, of Kerang, appeared to prosecute on behalf of the Shire, and opened by sta ting that in many cases defen dants came forwardnnd admitted the offence,, hopeiut that tliej' would get off with a light penrilfyi On large areas it would be cheaper to pay fines over and over againi for in some instances it cost up to A!50 to clear thti thistles. Therefore, the .Shil-8 had instructed Him to ask trid Court to inflict penalties which would act as a deterrent to oth ers and make it likely that far mers would keep their land clean. ' If th...

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CHURCH SERVICES. SUNDAY FEBRUARY 1[?]: ROMAN CATHOLIC. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

CH^R^SERVIOES.,* . SUND&Y. *FEfeRlJAHY* V>? * ROMAN' CAT!IOM<\ To'.vamie, early. ' "" * ; Lalbcrt, lata. -vitfb.<i: ll"a nil ftnl7.30p.m. ; Lalbert 3 p.m. . PSESBYTSttUS. HansoU's Ilnll 11 a.m.- i ►,'j £VO. s i>\mdhill Lake 3 p.m: r4 » •.Quambatoo5t, 7.80/ |i.3i, METHODIST. Qtuimbatook, 11 a.m. Cannie, B p.m. l-albert Ea>t, 7.'M i>.:n.

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Law Relating to Newspapers [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

■fc!nv iiclatiiig (o Acropupc.'-s. 1. Subscribers who do not tivp ex press notice to tile-contrary me rr.;i drlered as wishing to continue il.. ir newspaper. 2. If rubseribers crd-r tlio (instance of tlu-ir periodicals. il»- |>ib liilscr nny continue 'o srmi il.na until nrrcsrs urn 3. If snbscri b:i'3 re-fa o Dr fi-j;! ct to tnK'c .it:y p"rndu;nl? Jrnm u'.Wc* to which ti ry sro clt:i-ct>'ii. 11-t*y ur? responsible. uiitil thr-y h.ivo s. their bills, and ordered the p-1 ioiiio«.!» to be diseer.'inutd, A. If subscribers remove to other places without informing t!ir pub lishers, and the papers ure tent tc, their former dircctiun; the Eubsci iber« are responsible. 5. Ths courts have decided that " refusing to take periodicals from lbs office, or removing or leaving 11;-: m un called for, i9 prima facie evidence oi intentional fraud," 6. If subscribers pay in advanss for a periodical, they ars bound to fiiv notice to tho publisher at the end o the tirno that they do not wish to con...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

•UAMBATOO* ALEX. ROGERS, Proprietor. (Late of Ultima.) (TEae Mercies of the MaSIee.) Superior Accommodation. Choicest Wines ctnd Spirits. Large Dining and also Commercial Dining Rooms. Hot and Cold Baths. First-class Billiard- Table. Large Yard. ' Good Stabling. Loose Boxes. ATTENTIVE GROOVE KEPT. QUAMEflTOO K. I w.' £& DESIRES to notify the public of Quambatook and district that they have purchased the business of Mi* B. Costa, and hope to have a continuance of the support accorded him. ALL FRESH FRUITS IN SEASON RECEIVED" DAILY. ... WE GUARANTEE CUSTOMERS THAT IT IS ALWAYS FRESH. A BIG ALLOWAiiCE MAOE Cfl FSlilT GY THE CASE FOR JAM MAKING, Sc. SUMMER DRiftKS AND CORDIALS OF ALL. KINDS. Lemon Squash & H ot Pies, Tea or CofFee. DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS ALL CONFECTIONERY WILL BE KEPT INSIDE. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL ORDERS TAKEN forLargc and"■Smi^HJiiantities Ju^cver^^-liuo. — .'"-V - - ,_r j **" ' r Give_ the FEDERAL CAFE a trial and you will have every civility and atte...

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