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100 WELL KNOWN TO NEED AN "AD." [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

100 WELL KNOWN TO NEED AN "AO." . This idea that you have lived so long In town that everybody knoivs you and you don't need to advertisers a mistake. This very indifference to advertising, indifference to doing business as it is done in this day and age, is what has enabled the catalogue or mail ordei houses to grow from mere nothing to great 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 Bible but he can keep an advertisement in hi! local paper, and sec that it is changed, thus keeping new bargains continually befor the public. He should also have a mailing list, anil send out a circulai letter at least once a month. Don'l look upon your country newspaper as an object of charity. There is not a single country newspaper in the State, with a general local circulation, "...

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

rI'OSTAL RATES. NEW SCI'I&DUT.E DETAILED. TilO new postage rates, which cnm« Into force on 1st May, when j>m.y e will operate throughout li.t onwealth, are as follows: — Letters, Id per loz. Letter card3; single, Id each ; r-pl id rach bait, Postcatiij, liogit id; tey'.y, Id rart half. . Printed papers, as prescribed. J.I p»?i 2ozs. or part of 2oz3. Books printed outside A-Qstr&lia, J-l. per 4ozs. or part of 4oz?. Books printed in Australia, J 1. pu 8oz3. or part of Sozs. Migazines, that is to aay— (a) Magazines, reviews, serials, srd oilier similar publications printed m.il published in Austrnlin in numbers >.t intervals not exceeding three months, Jd. for Sozs. or part of Sozs. (?) MsC'tiine?, reviews, seviuU, i.iul oiler similar publications (ii;clu.1i<-s> «vw pi*ps rs) printed arid publishrd i r: »ids Australia ia numbers At inter v«l« not cx'.cediiij; throe ir.ontlis, Id, p r t.-zs. or put of 'i7.3. " llaiiiMid," tliat i?, ro;'or(3 c F.t 'inn...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AN INVOLUNTARY VOYAGE. CURIOUS EXPERIENCE BY A GIRL [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

AN INVOLUNTARY VOYAGE. CURIOUS EXPERIENCE BY A GIKL A Honolulu message of October lltlj iu a San Franoisco paper, gives tho following account of a young woman's involuntary trip to Honolulu:— With a smile in lier pretty eye, that oven lier tear-slaiued check could not suppress, handsome Miss Nettie Stone of Oakland arrived in Honolulu shortly after midnight last Thursday morning, (laving been brought on hoard the Can adian Australasian Royal Hail luior. Mamma from Viotoria, when her in tention had been to tail from tho Can adian port to. San Francisco in tho Umatilla. It was a dark night iu Victoria when tho boat sailed," said Miss Stone, "and I had just finished a visit with some friends on a ranch near Viotoria. Tho friends took mo to Victoria about an hour before tho boat was duo to sail, and X secured a ticket and boarded tlio vessel under tho impression that it was tho Umatilla and that I would • soon bo with my- folks m Oakland. There wero two steamers at the dock, [ thought I...

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

Mail Notices. Mails despatched from the Quambatook Post Offices for the following towns, close as under : Melbourne, Bendigo, ICorong Vale, and Bowt at 10.25 a.m., on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday : also S p.m. on Saturdays. Ultima, Lalhert, Cannine, 6 p.m. daily. Quambatook South, 6.55 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Fri day. Budgerum, West 11.30 a.m. on Tuesday. . vails are received from the fol lowing places as under :— Melbourne,. Bendigo, " Korong Vale, and Boort, 6.35 p.m. daily. Ultima, Lalbert and Cannie, 9 a.m. on Mondays; 10.35 on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Quambatook South, 5 p.m. ..on Monday. Wednesday;and; Friday.. Budgerum West, L0.25. a. ni; on Tuesday?'" •"

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

MISSING CONTINENTS. It has long been one of the delights of uhilosophy and science to spend tlieii imagination ou the coustructiou of vanished continents, where either Euto pics flourished, or the conditions ob taining were suitable for the develop ment of "missing links" Tims on the one sidt.1 of the world we have tho hypothetical, but probable continent, sometimes called Lliuuriu, of which tho Dutch JjJrust India Ides aro ,'ill tliai remain, uhero tho biologist, and eth nologist may sport with theories of tho arrival and dispersal of man ; and on the other i»ido we have tho Atlantic of the* ancient*—that ^island to the wcoi of the Strait of Gibralter, whioh legend has it. was cuhmerged by the b.-eauso of I he impiety of its in habitants. Hut, althougji this At lantis is apocryphal, it has long boon k iwun that the wo:,l of Europe. Africa and the British Isles owe extended far beyond then- present wast linen into tho sea ; and that at one time Groat Hiitain and Iteland were but tho...

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

MISS L. B1SSETT, A.L.C.M. (Associate London Colleges of Music.) _■ (Successor to Misa Elaine E. IleiTy.) ''TREACHER of Pianoforte, Theory, X Harmony, Counterpoint, Singing anil Painting, bcg3 to intimate that she will commence Teaching at Quamba toolt on or about the 20th day of No vember. 1913. Pupils enrolled for Oil Painting. ii. M. Lacy, BOOTMAKER, Guthrie St., QUAMBATOOK. Repairs Neatly Executed. Mail Qrdit promptly attended to. C. J. Ansett, INGLEWOOD, WISHES to notify Motorists that he sends Mechanics to any Nor thern District to repair motors, etc. Benzine and Accessories 'stockcd. TYRRS REPAIRED. CARS FOR HIRE. aroTiQB. HAVING purchased the SADDLERY BUSINESS recently carried on byDoRMAN Bnos., I wish to bring under the notice of their customers that they will find it to their advantage to give me a trial. Best Workmanship guar anteed at the lowest possible rates. I buy for cash, therefore I am able to jell at a minimum of profit Mv Motto is—"SMALL PROFITS, QUICK RETURNS." G...

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

QUAINT TENURES. The kings and princes of England Hocra to huvo delighted to amuso them selves by tho devising of tenures for their personal profit, pleasure, and amusement. Somo in thoir nature (writes l'aul Moncktnn in t>ho "Con temporary Kevii w") are such ag to bo unprintable in the twentieth contury I're,.,-.; iIhv»;> quickly canie to be com muted to a money payment. Others, again, aro positively amazing in tho variety and nature of th*.» ou.>loms by w'hieh they wero to be held. . For instance, the Lordship of Hure;i. i in Essex, was held by tho sergeantry of ?>c.ilding the King's hog*; Carleton, in Nottingham, by t'lio service of one catapult in the year for all services; two farm.-, at Carlcoats, Yorkshire, by tho service of finding, one a right hand 1 glove, and tho ot'lier a left hand glovo. I tho whole of the Manor of Caldcoote I was held by Hnmphivy de Dtflitn by | virtue of being Lord High Constable of I Enghntl—a post now abolished on ac count of tho degree o...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A CHURCH WITH A CHEQUERED CAREER. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

A CHURCH WITH A CHEOlUERED CAREER. St. Mary's, Soho. is .1 church with a remarkable rciigious history. It was originally crcoted through tho in fluence of Dr Compton, tho treo plauting Bishop of London, for the Greek Archbishop of Amos and his [lock, who had been drivon from their island by the Turks. Sinco then this little edifice hits been successively a meeting liouso for Huguenots and Bap tists, and «a?( finally being turned into a music-hall when captured by the Established Church. It is now being used by the old Catholics for their Sunday .Mass and other services, with tho sanction of the Bishop of London. Thy iirst Anglican Bishop of St Mary's was J. D. Chambers, a nneo famous Tractarian leader, who had among his congregation, Mr Glad stone .

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SPORTING NOTES. THE TURF. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

3PGT?flNC3 MOTES. 'Pf-ltf TUW: The. Kcrang Turf Club s rttlritial raca meeting has bean altered from Wednesday, 11th March, to 21st inSt. After bolting twide round the course tlic' o'ther day during a trial gallop, Mc P. B?.vnes' Brown Annie showed signs- of distress and died shortly afterwards. This mare was fancied by Mr Barnes'ffiOi'e than either of the others of his

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

' OUivv'G 3LDH N ,vQR A!N.'iH 'AVlieat 'forwarded to date :-rr'! 56,-^4 afcttb'tiiliohf :8Bgmp f Our'S^'IyS'.gRdl&iSXifcsiS&nt bsc.i"congratulated on their ar-> (Jup.uA^lbmwnanths.: <M<.yha» i i f/i&Q.4*3(100 ,-auyortr mniflooke'di [ more into country ; service, it would be beneficial to men who work day and night for the pub lic weal

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Cycling and Motor Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

Cycling and Motor Notes. [By Our Special Correspondent.] A careful measurement of the course se ' icted by C. W\ Korner of South Australia ' ir his^ recent "'o ld** record for An all day uotor*cyeie rifle,* lias revealed the fact tlmt he circuit ova» which lie rode is only :M afles 7-10 vdsa ia ltnJfhj jJs rtgain^t the * 5 ai'cs it was estimated to be. Whilst thin •lakes a considerable difference in Korncr's aileage, yet it does r.ot affect his holding lie world's 24 hours road record, for Ids •etual figures now total S51 miles 3S5 yds. vhich is considerably hotter than the next »e?t— .1. C. Uimsiy's (S,A >8^4 mis "OSvds Corner's record hn be*r:t accepted by the vauth Australian'Motor Cycle Club The N^ U*. Automobile Club propose mlding a 1003 mile? mat »r car reliability -iai next Sepfo:nl>er. the run to extend ver a week This will he the second I"M lile tent held in the Commonwealth, the Vmlop Knbbt?;* C-o. having organised one in .'ietoria in r> f». which \i-A> won by...

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

THISTLE DESTRUCTION BILL. ? The Municipal Asskwlation of Victoria has written to the Gordon Shire Coun cil relative to'the bill to further itrrtcmd the Thistle Act fro fore Parliament, itul at30 forwarded a co£r of the Bi'l. Cr Jones thought the-first a Clauses if the Bill were all right, but the ninth clause was ton drastic Hi moved that the first eight clauses be supported.— 1 his \va3 seconded by Cr Malone. The /oting was evifn—foiir for the motion, mil four against. Ttlfi president gave lis casting vote against the motion and leclared it lost. Gr Esler. stated that all the saffron thistles could not bo destroyed between Durham Ox and Boort, as the men :ou!d not be got to do the work. Cr Malone thought that half a chain ;n the paddock should be elfiai'ed and ilso on the roads. 'I hat was a fair thing ind the council should make an effort -.0 have this carried out/. If individual •atep.iyers did not cut the It.'isMes the .'ouncii would have to do it. Cr Jones agreed with Cr Malone...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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SEIZURE UNDER DISTRAINT. A LOCAL CASE. CREDITORS AND CLAIMANTS. LEGAL ARRAY OK TALENT. SOME KNOTTY POINTS. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

SEIZURE UNDER DIS TRAINT. A LOCAL CASE; CRKDifORS' AND CL\h^A:NT>?. LEGAL ARRAY OK TALENT. F'DMF KNOTTY POINTS. Wednesday morning's Court of Petty Sessions at Qaambatook was crowded with an interested number of business men and oth ers to hear evidence in an inter pleader (jase ik'isirjg out of the Seizure df d cjvdntity c)f Wnedt under a dis'traSa warr'artf: ..But the hearing resolved itself into an argumentative legal battle, which bristled with "points." The parties concerned were James M'Gurgan, Constable of Police (complainant) ; George Clintdn Berrett; EdtfardS. Ryan and Massey-Harris Cdy. (judg ment creditors) ; Mary Ann Man gan, in her own right, and as executrix of Simon Manuan: SjmlUel Gameron and John Chas. Morrow, (claimants. ) The plaint in .the Gdur't. regis ter read—" Adverse claim to goods, to wit, ■ wheat distrained under distress warrant, dated 15th day of December, 1913, and signed by A. E. Adamthwaite, J.P., in which George Clinton Ben'et-t was, complainant an...

Publication Title: Quambatook Times
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE MEMS. —Not Leaving Bendigo.— [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

MELBOURNE MEMS. . Fjk>m Our Sprci.vt. Reporter.) —Not Leaving Bendigo.— For some time past there have been persistent rumors that the firm of H. iM. Leggo and Co. are closing up their Bendigo factory, and that .they intend to cor.fine operations to Melbourne, where large premises have been secured in Tlinders Lane. What gave additional color to the report.was the fact that all .advertising has been withdrawn from the Bendigo and country papers. Meet ing Mr Leggo to-day the present writer asked if the rumor was true. "Not a bit of it," said Mr Leggo. "We have ■■ not the slightest intention of closing . ,v. our Bendigo.- warks;. As" to extending v;, * to. Melbourne,-we are doing that, and • to-morrow I start for Sydney for the purpose of procuring suitable premises l'or opening there. This is goad news :'■■■' for Uendigo, as it could ill afford to lese - so energetic a citizen as Mr H. M. :I/jggo. — Bendigo Looking Up.— Although things have been very flat inWelbourne, 1'endigo has ...

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

POULTRY YARD. A careful poultry-keeper will go into tho foul-house now- and theu in the evening, to sou thy birds su'e allright, as their exact condition can b« ob served when on tho porch. Should any bird be breathing hard, a tea spoonful of warmed glycerine, follow ed by ono of salad oil, should bo Riven at onco, as this treatment will caso iii a short time; then givo two roup pills, and oil an average, fifteen birds out of every twenty will bo well in from three to seven days, if treated when tho first symptoms appear. Should the .rattling in the throat bo, very severe, and the breathing hard," the ilcsli over tho lungs should be pain-' ted with tincture of arnica. For . tho man who goes in solcly: for eggs,.a' forcing system of feeding , is all right, but it _ is bound to bo detri mental to breeding stock, and this is why pullets, intended for breeding purposes, should not bo given quanti-' ties of nourishing soft food. . If thoy are, it almost- certain that many of tho eggs pro...

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

LALBERT. FROM OUR OWN CORRESPONDENT. A very pleasant time was spent on Tuesday evening of last week at Mrs Wareham's Coffee Palace when the boarders met to say farewell to Mr Wm. Loft on the eve of his - leaving Lalbert. Mr Loft had resided here for three years, • and during that time he made a large number of friends He was a keen sport, and was th« first President .of the Lalbert Coursing Club. Mr Humphrey, in presenting Mr Loft with-.a silver-mounted pipe on behalf of the company, said he had always found their guest straightforward and good company. . • Mr Loft, in a heat speech, suit ably returned thanks l[or the gift. ' ■ -DiVring the evening songs were rendered by Miss Annie Stewart;' Messrs Anderson, Woods, Doug las,vBramiey and Wai-ehani. ! Mr Loft left' by train next' morning for Windsor, where lie will reside. : ' Wheat carting around here has finished. Up to 31;st January, 26,365 bags were" tracked from Lalbert,: while up to the same date last year but 15,400 had been ^d...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TREATMENT OF ENGLISH ORCHARDS. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

TREATMENT OF ENGLISH • ORCHARDS. According to tho statistics published (says tho Atari; Lano liJ:\pn\ss) 1 Iici'o were ill England lust year uvio.-, jif; orchards. We are sorry to say we cannot :--iy ui' "cullivjuc-il orchards, because I ho mi>t;»k«*n idea .seem.-. to liavi pivv,«M. d to a «:rca1 e\ that] orchards j'ml pasture.-. can get along alright without attention or as sistance*; that kind Nature .lias cn doued them with I lit* power oi con tinuing to extract nouns'iiie-nt' Jroni soil sucked <1 rv by m.,an^ <»f crop ping. {'he n sult. such ;> p: radox is visible in the poverty siri'ken con dition f)i* many orclwid-- a*:d jim.. m,:-.. It. is plea-ant lo record that a eb;n<v tor tho better is gradually taking place. It is being recognised that when fruit trees of a good claM an ^ne.vii, and sprayed and pruned, oirh ml> become a source of profit not to be despised. K is i-ssontial that the tre«<-\ if exptctcd to produce . hand ...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CANNIE. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

C A N N I E. [Prom a Correspondent.] Last Thursday the parents of the children attending the Cannic State School presented the heac teacher (Mr D. Furev) with s gold chain and cross, set witl diamond. Mr Bennett, in makinj. the presentation, referred to thi progress of the school during th< last two or three years. and i was in recognition of this tha the parents wore making th< presentation. Mr Kelly said h< was very pleased indeed at th( successful way in which t"n< school was being conducted. H< did not want Mr Furey to take i> that', in making this presentation, they wanted him to leave. The speaker hoped that Mr Fure} would be with them for twice a? long as he already had b;en. Mi Graham endorsed the remarks oI previous speakers. Mr Furey, in responding, said he felt quite surprised. He sincerely thanked the gathering for their kindness. He would not take all the cred:: for the . progress of the school, as such good prog...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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WOMEN'S INTERESTS i [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

WOMEN'S INTERESTS i (Uy "Ambroaino.") I'lio skirl. i;i going tu hall-mark tho dress— is, in tact., doing this now. 1 cull only nller ono oj>inluti: that, tlit spring-spread hip is going to bo con demned by all except extremists. Uav ing said that. I glanco at tlio blouse—J reter in tho dominating note. In this department wo havo everything that is beautiful. and verv littlo that calls Inr eopdeinnaiioH. Tho frill has grown lil.-o a. flower—imd to bloom. lilt by bit lit" Medici has expanded till We are one remove from an irregularly formed roll. The swelled front., which i., outlined with a trill is to bn exploited, liill to short sleeve m keeping, or to ltm;:er in the form of an hour-glass. The designers tho otiier sido of the world are nothing if not resourceful to names. The wrist-trill, which is drawn in at oe litre witih ribbon, is very aptly described. Buttons are an etcetra we shall soo in less striking form. While plenty may bo used, either i r use or decoration, tliey wil...

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A LINK OF SAFETY. [Newspaper Article] — Quambatook Times — 11 February 1914

A LINK OK ,\;AKKTY. "One <;f tliu chamcioi i.-Ur; ut icy J old comrade, Amos Stillman, wa-, biav- j cry in actual ttjjhtinp; service," srt'd j v.he old soldier. *'AnoiH* r charuct.Ti — i •io was a sen e of humour which stood him in gonl stead i'Vi.mi in tin* face of 1 danger, and contributed not a little to j the gaiety of his comrades. "At the Battle of Cold Harbour, iust before making the charge, and v.ndo umk'r the Confederate lire, our cor poral, vho was over six feel tall, and .scarcely bi^.ner round than a «:un-lnr rcl, horamo excitul as tho onemyY bul lets ploughed up the earth about him. ,k"\Yhnt kind of a place is this to korp n man in''" h:> demundo-d, 'Ab solutely without protection 1' "Ho had no more than spok'-n v-hen l'r ivato Stillman ^ nek his ra«n»v 1 mi tho {{round. " 4Horo, corporal V said ho, bo hind this/ " •

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