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COOERWULL ESTATE, No. 1. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
1C00ERWULL ESTATE, No. 1. ^ Mr. HallOran, -of Halloran and Co., the well-known land and estate agents, of Pitt street, Sydney, was in town the other day, and he is making some important recom mendations and offers to the Lithgow Town. Council in connection with the aboue estate. He believes the council will accept his terms, and if they do, he proposes to thro^r open the estate at once and will hold an. auction sale very shortly. It . should sell ..* readily and rapidly.
SUNDAY SCHOOLS' DEMONSTRATION. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
SUNDAY SCHOOLS' DEMONSTRATION, j tMr, Palfreyman presided at the final meet ing of the above, which was held in the Mort street Methodist Church on Monday night. Others present were Messrs. Hughes, Quld dington, and A. H. Girvan (secretary). Apologies were tendered for the absence of Mr. J. McCall. Rev. J. Bowran, and Miss Padley. The balance-sheet showed a credit of £7 11s 4d, and of this amount £3 5s 8d had been handed to the seoretary of the hospital (Mr. Upton) f and the balance, £3 15s 8d, to the Patriotic Fund. The demon stration was held on May 23 and exceeded those of other years from every point of view, a result due to the cooperation of the Sunday Schools concerned and to the ready response of the united church choir, hands, and orchestral society. ,
ACCIDENT AT THE IRONWORKS. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
ACCIDENT AT THE IRONWORKS. A young man, Mr. H. J. Royce, a fitter, em ployed at the Ironworks, met with a painful, but we trust, not serious, accident on Mon day morning last. He was fitting a water gauge glass, which burst, and a piece or glass entered his eye. The doctor here, af ter attending to it, decided he must go to Sydney to have special treatment. This Mr. Royce did on Monday afternoon.
OUR COMPETITION. A REMARKABLE RESULT. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
s ? OUR COMPETITION. ?? A REMARKABLE RESULT. We have decided, by a unanimous vote to- - ' give Master E. Evans, of Mort-street, Lith gow, the prize of 2s 6d for the most humor ous piece, and 2s 6d for solving the 'Hid- - den Rivers' questions. Mind you, these competitions are decided by different peo ple, and it is all the more astonishing that Master Evans should win both prizes. Con- * gratulations, my boy.
SUBDUES THE INFLAMMATION. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
SUBDUES THE INFLAMMATION. Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is the med icine to relieve bronchitis., It removes the difficulty of breathing, relieves the cough, eases the pain by producing a free and- , easy expectoration subdues the inflamma tion. ? Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is soothing and healing, and assists Nature to throw off the disease and builds up the system so as to avoid future attacks. Sold everywhere.
ODDFELLOWS' HALL PICTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
ODDFELLOWS' HALL PICTURES. The escape of a woman from poverty and degradation through sin, suffering and sor row to a better life is featured in a power ful drama to be shown at the Oddfellows' Hall to-night in a star picture entitled 'The Escape.' The drama is founded on Paul Armstrong's play of the name, and is full of heart interest — enthralling and fascinat ing from first to last. Those who would like to see a picture that grips from the first scene to the final .flicker, should not miss the screening of this star. It will be sup ported by a full programme of comic, in structive and scenic films, and the whole w'll form ( one of the best evening's, value yet seen in Lithgow. Seats may be booked at the office anytime to-day. Don't leave the opportunity until too late. 'Uncle Joe' desires us to state that solu tions of problems or results of competitions must be in each week not later than 6 p.m. on Tuesday, so that they may be included in that week's issue. On Friday morning of ...
SMALL ARMS AWARD. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
SMALL ARMS AWARD. Mr. D. W. Lynch, of Wallerawang, has been elevated to the ranks of the great un paid, 'and- is now priveledged to write the letters J.P. after his name. Mr. M. J. Free man, of Eglinton, and Captain E. A. R. Hudson, of Katoomba, are also among the newly appointed honorary magistrates. The Committee of the United Sunday Schools Demonstration desire us to express through these columns, their appreciation of the Mayor's kindness in presiding last month, and they also sincerely thank all others who assisted in' making the venture the success it was.
OUR NEW SERIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
OUR NEW SERIAL. With our next issue will commence a ser 'al story entitled 'Don Crisp.' It has been specially written for the 'Democrat' by Percy Clifton, and is full of local and gen oral inlerst. There is a strong human touch ♦HITIXI^TI r* +Tlnftlln'li +Virt n»rT*rtl#x a4-*\mr T«rVilr»K \ r» J. UJUlAXAAlf? l*JLftAWU£)Ul 11AV7 VY UU1C Q I/UL Jf , WUIUU JO written in a breezy style that should appeal to those who like something more in a tale than is found in some of the latter day ser ials. Mr. Clifton's characters are sketched from real life, and are invested with just sufficient of the human interest to make each chapter eagerly anticipated. The open ing chapters will appear next, issue, and the serial will be continued. ,f&om ,-week to week until completed. Don't miss the open ing. ' .
A BIG CAST AT G. AND C. MORRIS' FOUNDRY. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
A BIG CAST AT G. AND C. MORRIS' FOUNDRY. A tremendous casting, weighing over 16 tons, was made in one piece at the works of G. and C. Morris, Great Western Foundry. It was part of the fly wheel for the 18in mill at the ironworks. The metal was brought from the Blast Furnace, and the moulders worked night and day to make a perfect job. This speaks well for the capabilities and capacity of the works. The firm are to be heartily congratulated on the success that has attended their efforts on this occasion.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
i^LXTLNSION OF BUSINESS Having purchased Mr. J. A«hley's Clothing and Mercery Business, and taken the ihop next door to my present premi»es,/my present - Shop will be conducted as a MEN'S FOOTWEAR, CLOTHING and MERCERY DEPARTMENT. ,. ? The Shop next door will be run as a LADIES' and CHILDREN'S FOOTWEAR DEPARTMENT. These Alterations will afford more privacy, and make for great conveniences for my patrons. My aim in this new departure will be — 'The Best for the Least Money.' I UADDR MEN'S OUTFITTER, J. HAKKId, LADIES' & CHILDREN'S FOOTWEAR SPECIALIST Main Street, ? Lithgow.
MORE MUNITIONS WANTED. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
MORE MUNITIONS WANTED. v All sections of the community are agreed that there is need for a far greater out put of war munitions in Australia. Even the Federal and two State Governments have awakened to the fact that we are not doing sufficient in this direction. This in itself is surely proof positive of the need, because peculiarly enough the Governments in Australia are the last to awaken to a realisation of a need for reforms of any kind. In nearly every paper one reads articles setting out reasons why there should be a general speeding up in the manufacture of small arms, and that Australia should, with out delay, go in for the manufacture of other war munitions. The report laid on the table of the Federal House during this week in connection with the manufacture of small arms at the Lithgow factory proves conclusively that the works have not been utilised to their fullest extent. And, unfor tunately, there is a doubt in the public, mind as to whether the Federal Government is e...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
I . A. J. Tartakover, §w - &, SOLICITOR, L I' '. Commissioner for Affidavits, lit m' . MAIN STREET LITHGOW, I H. F. Thompson, 'I SOLICITOR*', %: . Commissioner for Affidavits, \- MAIN STREET LITHGOW. Jy ' Harold Cox, ^ Dentist, f ? fr MAIN STREET LITHGOW. p . Hours 9 till 1; 2 till 5; 7 till 9. '?? ? — ' ? — ? — J. L. Morris and Son, F.i.A. ; / ARCHITECTS, MAIN STREET LITHGOW, TEL. 48. Zhe democrat 'Vigilance, Vigor, Veracity.' | ? , SATURDAY, JUNE 19, 1915. £ '' , ? ?
LITHGOW BANDSMAN IN CAMP. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
LITHGOW BANDSMAN IN CAMP. ..Bandsman R. J. Schulstad, writing to his home at Lithgow from Liverpool camp, says that a tremendous crowd followed 1hea'20th Battalion Band (composed mostly of Lith gow bandsmen) on the day of the opening of the State Parliament on Tuesday last, when the band played in front of Parliament House. Accompanied by a body guard of 50 from B Company of the Battalions, under Captain Fitzgerald, they left Liverpool camp about 8 a.m. and reached Sydney at 9.30. lucj- uiaiuucu iu iub uumuiii ana jesieu, ana at 11.45 a.m. formed up in front of Parlia ment House. On the arrival of the Governor (Sir Gerald Strickland), the band played the National Anthem. Subsequently they were dismissed at the Soldiers Club in George street, and at 3.30 p.m. left for camp. All the bandsmen feel proud at having been chosen for this special and important duty.
Passing Thoughts. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
Passing Thoughts. Apropos of what, was published in the last issue of the 'Democrat' with respect to the housing problem in Lithgow, some remarks passed by a well-known contractor are wor thy of quoting. This gentlepan.Mr. P. Mbran, and has just completed a large building for the A.M.P. Society at Dubbo. Interviewed, on the question of buildings at this time, he said, 'There's one bit of advice I would give to those who contemplate building, and I do not do so from self-interested motives^, for I shall not be a tenderer for contracts here. I would say to those to build at once. After the war necessity will continue and. expand the boom, but there will be a ?very- great increase in labor and the, cost of mat erials as compared to the prices and rates ruling now. This will be due to the short age of labor, both skilled and artisan.' This advice is worthy of careful considera tion by those in Lithgow who had conteisi plated (before war commenced) putting money into house property. Afte...
COLOSSEUM PICTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
COLOSSEUM PICTURES. The programme to be submitted at the Colosseum to-night is more than usually at tractive. The star picture is a 3000ft for bidden star. film entitled 'The Son of a Ty rant.'' This is a drama of exceptionally deep interest, full of sensations from start to finish. It features the beautiful and fas cmatlng Marie Lichford and Rodney Smith. Other pictures to be shown include 'Jewels of Sacrifice' (drama) ; 'The Lovers' Lunch' (comedy) ; 'The New Dentist' (comedy) ; 'Cinegsiono, the Tramp' (comedy) ? and war pictures. Prices are popular and patrons are advised to book their seats early.
WEARS OUT BODY AND BRAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
WEARS OUT BODY AND BRAIN. Indigestion and dyspepsia wear out the body and brain, for owing to imperfect assimilation of food they do not receive the required nourishment. Constipation en sues and the victim becomes weak and hag gard. Chamberlain's Tablets stimulate the digestive organs to perfect action, compell ing complete digestion and assimilation of food, and strengthen the bowels so that they act naturally. Sold Everywhere.
ANOTHER GERMAN INTERNED. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
ANOTHER GERMAN INTERNED. On Thursday last the military authorities under Sergt-Major Messenger, effected the p.rrest of a German resident at Marrangaroo, The proceedings in connection with the event were carried outauietly and cleverlv. with the result that the suspect and his belongings were despatched to the Concen tration Camp at Liverpool by that night's mail train. The young man, who, we un derstand, has only been out from Germany a little over 12 months, was in the employ of the Railwav Denartmfint. hut. wnn ?pAjH«mnrJ on Monday last. The affair caused quite a sensation in „ Lithgow, and all kinds of rumours concerning 'spies' and such like were in circulation. We understand that some interesting 'exhibits' were secured at the young German's house at Marrangaroo, which have, of course, been taken In charge by the military authorities.
TO MAKE YOU LAUGH. "Laugh and the world laughs with you; weep, and you weep alone." [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
TO MAKE YOU LAUGH. 'Laugh and the world laughs with you; weep, and you weep alone.' A prize of 2/6 will be awarded weekly to the person who sends in the funniest para: graph of not more than 15 lines. The pars, need not necessary be original. Uncle Joe desires to express his sincere thanks to his various nephews and nieces mentioned below for their efforts. He is sorry, indeed, not to be able to give all a prize, but, of course, that would be impos ; sible. Anyhow, little ones, try again, you 1 might win next time. The winner this week is:— . MASTER E. EVANS, Mort-street, Lithgow. whose contribution is hereunder: — The first three were sent in by him. Motor cars in Ireland were few and far between. An old peasant was greatly aston ished when he saw one gliding along the street without anv visible means of lnr.omn - tion; but when a motor bike followed it, and disappeared round the bend in the road, his eyes fairly bulged. 'Begorra!' he remarked to his wife, 'who'd a' thought of that...
THE WORLD'S A PRINTING HOUSE. [Newspaper Article] — Democrat — 19 June 1915
THE WORLD'S A PRINTING HOUSE. ' The 'Bath Journal' of July 30, 1815, con tained a letter from a correspondent upon 'Metaphors.' He quotes as a metaphor of singular aptness .the following: — Lines written on the inside of the monu AU^Ult C*l/ A tiVi A. Cfcl M*f UWU1 X/MbU, 'The world's a printing house in which in closure, . . Each soul's a sheet forra'd by the great composer; : Our thoughts and deeds are types of vari ous sizes, - Which Christ corrects and heaven the whole revises. ' ? ' Death l is the 'press' by which, we being driv'n, ? -' Are gathered sheet by sheet, and bound for heav'n.' In his annual report, Dr. Willis, principal medical officer to the Department of PUb lH; JL1A311 UV11U11, ICVUUllUCUUO *Xll CAlCUOiUU. of the travelling school hospital scheme. There is a very brisk demand at present for good, and also medium, quality apples. Growers should not hold back their Five 2%Crowns much longer. Rome Beauty 2% in. to 2%in. are in good demand at 9& to 10s per cas...