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DUSKY MEMORIES. Life of the Australian Black. PART II. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

'?* .-r ' *.-V ' '- ' 1 ^ ^ j it j — ?--—?-..- .^y-. ? — — ... ^Llfeof the Australian B1^ A . — r— ? ? - PART II. The boys soon imitate their male friends by making loy spears and boomerangs or nullas, and by constant practice become very skilful in throw ing at targets or knocking down birds. They are- greatly praised for their cleverness, and rewarded by well fashioned weapons made by the older men.. I can well remember how, when I was about ten years of age, 1 and several black boys and half-castes were kept well supplied with spears and boomerangs,' and taught how to throw them by the older lads and men of the tribe, who were as pleased as ' we were when we knocked down a 'magpie with a boomerang, or speared a mullet with our muttocks. About that period there was 'a great commotion among the blacks, and . members of the tribe not ordinarily ' camping Hear us began to assemble in the neighbourhood. ' Men and boys from other tribes also visited our blacks, and it was evident somem...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Boarding-House Saint. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

\ A Boarding-House Saint. Landlady : ? Poor Mr. Lightweight d ed last week, and if anyone ever di:served to go to Heaven, he did.' \Mr. Heavyweight (who is slightly inlarrears) : ' Why ?' Landlady (weeping) : ' He always paid his hoard in advance, never complained if his bed wasn't made up,\and oh, such a delicate appetite as (hat poor saint had !'

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
An Old Dispute Settled. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

An Old Dispute Settled The settlement of tlie'Pamlr frontier put an end to :i controversy of twenty two years' standing be two n lluss i md Great Britain. The arrangement Hiat ? thoOxus should be the northern bound ary oi Atgnamstan was;agreea upon as far back as 1873— but thetcMict delimita tion has only just been completed, owing to the lack of precise geographical knowledge nhout those remote and In accessible . regions. . The branch of the Upper Oxus' flowing from the western end of this lnko is henceforth to be con sidered as the northern boundary of Afghanistan.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Use for the Masher. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

A Use for tho Masher. A medlcil authority, who has been devoting some attention tc/ the masher, defends him on the ground of his cleanli ness, ' not one little part of him, simply,'1 but as a whole individual.' it calls at tention to the fact that ' his collar is never', melted with the heat oftauimmor. nor ty'is HlHit.'S covered, with tlio-smdH of i time,; his linen is not. stained with the drippings of tobacco, ncithoi aie his i troth covered with tin green n\^'u of antiquity ;.,his face is not the sl^n uf i poor barber, ofilthor n.ro lilq fn^-is| ploughed wl'th-'the di'ep fissures of 1)1 chloride.' ITIniilly, ' the tmiHhcr is surgically clean, the l;itost teacher, and the world in general, can -profit by his ltSKflllH.' ..-.. Simplicity.—' Wifojt.'fltaivJiie ogg« aip not exactly fresh !' '' How eTnVau t»UfT like that, hubby ? ' The conk fetched them from the shop only a quai'teirpf\an I houi1 ago.' j *. . ^ -^ -'/' \l ^^

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
The Home. For People who "Make Up." [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

The Home. For People who 'Make Up.' If you 'use powder, pray remember that tho liuniiiu skin is not the colour .of clmlk. To daub, it over,- -therefore, with a substance of opaque whiteness, can by no menus add to one's good looks or de ceive the veriest infant. It niakcis the wearur appear like a corpse or a recent ly lime-washed cottage. Pure white powder lias a trick of milk ing many complexions look blue : so has piuk. Neither is natural iu effect, es pecially by daylight. Flesh colour, as any nrtist will tell you, is obtained by mixing white, pink, and yellow in certain proportions. This is tho tint you require your face-powder to be, deep or light accord-ing to your skin. If you buy powders made up in boxes, try to find out the shade before purchas ing. If you buy from any good chemist who makes up such things himself, he will colour it to any tint you require. The negro who askod for tho best lampblack in a fancy box, tiiat ills wife might powder her face with it, was on tlie...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Held a Losing Hand. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

Held a Losing Hand. ~u A charming, young woman and her young man found the tramcar packed to the doors the other evening when they started for home. Nothing daunted, the girl sought a place upon the step of the platform. She had barely room for one foot, -and as the car lurched and heeled she clung to Charley's big, strong hand. Occasionally, under cover of the dark ness, she squeezed It tenderly, because — well, because she and Charley are en gaged. And so she held on to the hand for' many blocks. ' Charley.' said, she, ' aren't you about worn out' holding mo on the car with your one poor, tired hand ?' ' What 1' cried Charley in horrified tones. ' ?. ? Mademoiselle looked up ? and then dropped the hand frantically. She had been holding to and squeezing the hand of an p-ntiu stiant,ei i voung fellow ' with black moustache and a pleaslnn eye ,,, J I beg a thousand pardons !' gaspMj ?mademoiselle ^MA Dral,,. mention It' iq^J- tHc I strangei ' 2-SU-^WSi^— TTun ely wel come;

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Western Forethought. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

Western Forethought. The collection was being taken up in a small Western mining town, when an awkward deacon let the box fall. ^ The sudden jingle of money on the floor caused a' dozen of redr shirted parishioners to make an in stinctive movement towards the coin, but quick as a wink the preacher had pulled out his shooter. ' Dearly beloved brethren, you had all better sit down. I've got you covered. If any of you move towards that money, there will be some free funerals in this parish. Deacon, pick up the money. '

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Theory and Practice. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

Theory and Practice. ' Thou,shalt not steal,' _.'??— -Srriith, banker, said In Sunday-school, And shook his head Before his class. Next day he went In Pullman car, Proud as a lord, To Scotland far - On Jones's pass.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Why Nelson Fell. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

Why Nelson Fell. A short time ago an old lady went on board Nelson's flagship, the 'Vic tory.' The different objects of interest were duly shown to her, and, on reaching the spot where the great naval hero was wounded (which is marked by a raised brass plate),' the officer remarked to her: ' Here ?Nelson fell 1' ' And no wonder I' exclaimed the old lady, clutching wildly at the officer, ''I nearly fell there^myself I' Child: ' Papa, whereTg atoms ?' Pa^a: 'Athens,, you mean, my child.'' ?'.' :?? Child: 'No, papa— atoms 1 the place where people are blown to.' Stranger : ' Whajjs^'the quickest way to get to the hospital?' Constable DeCourcy : ' Try to cross in front of a bicycle.' MagRtrate : V Do you know any .thjng favourable about the prisoner?' ?(Witness: ''Only that he ran away -wild me ould woman, last year.'

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Cablegrams. LONDON, Sunday. ASSASSINATION OF EMPRESS OF AUSTRIA. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

Cablegrams. . — + LONDON, Sondat. ASSASSINATION OF EMPRESS OF AUSTRIA. The Empress of Austria was assas sinated yesterday morning whilst at Geneva, Switzerland. An Italian anarchist named Luo - cheni attached her Majesty whilst sho was walking from the Hotel du Beau Eivage, Geneva, to a steamer on the lake. The Empress fell down, but roae immediately and proceeded to the steamer, where ehe fainted. Ab Her Majesty did not recover, she was removed to the hotel, where ehe . died shortly afterwards. It was found that she ' had been stabbed in the heart. The assassin was immediately ar rested. At the time of the assassination the {Empress was incognito, and the authorities had not bean informed of her visit to Geneva. ' There is a feeling of stupefaction in Vienna, where the streets are im passable whilst thousands read the news of the assassination. The theatres have been closed, and profound grief prevails. Later. The wound given to the late Em press of Austria by the anarchist - Lucch...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CLIPPINGS. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

CLIPPINGS. ? _« ? Hib Eoyal Highness tho Princo of Wales is Colonel of thiiteon British regi ments, the Duke ot.Coririaught of eighty tho Duku of Yorkjthreej and the Bake of Cam-' bridge eieh^'.'vThese':'of-yoi-ur'Bei': include Regulars, Vo.lunteeri-,v.an(l'--.Yeumany regi ments, and the ppojtiona are mostly honor ,ftiry. :'v:'' . .-?? ??-;,- .,- l' Every year the Duke» of Wellington and Marlborough hart to present to the Queen ij/Bmnll flat; naVsort of annual rental for tho eitatea they hold, which were presented to to their illustrious ancestors for their war services. There are quite a number of these flags in the Guard Boom at Windsor. Tommy Atkins afloat gives some curious names to the various naval officers on board tho troopship acd to tho different parts of the vessel. Tho funr.el is usually a ' chim ney,' tho gangway the ' stuirs,' the deck the ' floor,' and forward and aft of a ship, the ' thin ' and ' thick ' ends. The oap tain is the ?' colonel.' Tobacco and soap in the ...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BARTON'S BATTLE. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

BARTON'S BA'TTLE. H s J %dn«y Smith addressed a meeting -'.' at Kempsey yesternight and Was well fcooeivod. The Minister for Works, in addreeB. ing the inoetitg, reminded it that the tsontost was purely a party one, and — fcfcaid that Barton was suffering from yUfbig head and would hot attend to the ' wants of a country constituency. A vote of 'confidence was carried, 'with only three dissentients. Clarlte has wired to Sydney, stating ??-J^at Barton needs no assistance iahis ,. JWumpnign. The Ministerialists are jubilant at th*e cordial reception accorded Sydney Smith at The Macleay, and are thor oughly satisfied that he will make a good fight. It is rumored that, in the event of the censure motion concluding in time, the Premier will visit the elect prate. Barton left yesterday afternoon and was accorded a hearty send-off.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SPORTING NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

SPORTING NEWS. - A. well-known racing identity yes ternight accepted 10,000 to 1000 about Merloolas for the Melbourne Out-. 2000 to 120 was taken about Clar ion for the same race. Ten thousand waa laid against the double, George Frederick and Clarion for the Derby and Gup.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE CHURCHES. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

THE CHURCHES. .. CHURCH OP ENGLAND. Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity, 18th Sept.— St. Paul's, Nangus, 11 a.m. (h O.). St. John's, Gundagai, 7.30 p.m.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WAGGA RACES. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

WAGGA RACES. Tho Murrumbidgee Turf Club held their Show meeting on Saturdny in the presence of 2C00 persons. Results :— Trial Stakes, 6 furlongs — Mr Beaver's Eulalie (E. Beaver), 1 ; Mr. Braddon's Russell (A. Hyland), 2; Mr. HnyBted's Ratu, 3. Betting: liven money on Rua. sell, 2 to 1 Eulalio. Won by a heck. Time, 1.17. Show Handioap, 7 furl's. — Mr M'Grath's b h Kendall, by Tormentor — Wanda, 7st 51b, 1 j Mr. Braddon's b g Archie Leo, 7st 71b, 2 ; Mr Morrison's br m Wild Olive, 9st 101b, 3. Seven started. Betting : 5 to 4 v. Archie Lee, 8 to 1 v. Kendall. Won by two lengths. Time, 1.30. Hurdle Race, about 2 miles. — Mr Kyles's br m Labelle, by Othello— Cassandra, 9at 71b, 1 J Mr Yeoman'B b g Humula. 9st 121b, 2 ; Messrs J and H Gray's b g Masher, 9at 51b, 5. Nine started. B-tting: 2 to 1 v. Insult, 3 to 1 v. Espagny, 10 to 1 v. Labelle. Won easily. Time, 3.51. Welter Handicaps 6 furlongs. — Mr. McGrath's Kendall, by Tormentor — Wanda, 9at 121b (Coffey), 1 ; Mr. Rowan',s b m Sweet ...

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

Do You Think The .Independent is worthy of support? If so become a subscriber and boom it.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

. Gibraltar Strike. — . — i ? THE MEN VICTORIOUS. ? O THEY RESUME WORK. THEIR DEMANDS 'CONCEDED. The strike at the Gibraltar Mine- Adelong, is now over, the Directors having to bow to the inevitable. On 'iVfonday last 20 miners and 40 surface hands went oa at the old rate of wages, In about a fortnight's time it is expected that tho whole of th§ men ?will be at work. ' Adelong folk are delighted at the settlement of tho difficulty, and busi ?neash'as already brightened up* ' *— i ? ♦— - — — , ' , SUBSCRIBE TO THE - INDEPENDENT

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
IT. S. MACHEN AND SON J. MONAMARA REPORT [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

M. S. Machen and Son, and J. MoNamaka KEPOKT — Having held a very successful sale of store cattle at Mrs. Deighton's yards, South Gundagai, oh Saturday last, .when they offered, on ao L. Eoolie, Esq., Nanangroe, a splendid lot of bullocks, which rrSEge to £'h Is. They also sold, on ac various owners, 40 head bullocks, steers and cows at highly satisfactory prices.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
M. S. MACHEN AND SON REPORT [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

? * ? ? M. S. Macuen and Son repokt — Having recently sold by private treaty, several, choice town Allot ments for cash at good figureB.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
COMMERCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Gundagai Independent and Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate — 14 September 1898

COMMERCIAL. '* — . ? 1 ? The following retail prices were ruling in Gundagai yesterday : — Maize, 3s 2d per bushel. OoAb, 2s 9d per bushel. Barley, 4a per bushel. Chaff, 3s to 4s per ewt. Hay, £4 10s per ton. Bran, lOd per bushel. Pollard, lOd per bushel. Potatoes, 11s per owt. Onions, 3d per lb. Eggs, 8d to lOil per dozen. Bacon, local 7d, Bodalla 9d. per lb. Cheese, 7d per lb. Butter, Is per lb.

Publication Title: Gundagai Independent And Pastoral, Agricultural & Mining Advocate, The
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