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DANDENONG MARKET. YESTERDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
DANDENOtCI MARKET. YESTERDAY. Messrs Adam on, Strettle & Co,. Joseph Clarke and Co. and Alex Scott and Co. conjoindly report : A heavy yarding of dairyi cattle and prices were equal to about late rates. A big yarding of stores and prices about the same. Pigs-Short supply and prices very firm-bacon. hoavy to 90s, medium 75s to 80s, light 65s to 80s, stores to 28s. slips to 21s. suckers best to 22s, others from 12s. Calves very dear. Extra heavy to 65s, medium 48s to 52s, light 30S to 38s, small 5s to 20si
SIX SISTERS 475 YEARS OLD [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
SIX SISTERS 1T3 YEARS OLD The joint ages of a family of six ail ters named Lamelle, living in a little village near Autun, France, totil 473 years. Lazarette is eighty-live. Marle eighty-three, Marie Lazarette seventy-. eight. Etiennette and Jeanne. twins. seventy-seven, and Antolnette seven ty-flive. They are all in perfect health. and look forward to living 100 years each. NOT ON THIEIRI OVN The ideal of the future must be a humanism which no more ideall?se "the woman on her own" than it ad mires the isolated man, but allows to each personality and freedom, and links them in a comradeship :against the lusts and the brutalltles which would destroy them both (says "The Nation").
ROBIN HOOD. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
I V1IN HOOD. T'lJre hals never lbeetn an outlaw ruind I wht'se unirie such roitancie i; l g i v in s "rltiili - I. oodt --of the Middlle Ag'S. Elven his xistence has ibe:? douillted ; Ibut it is now fair ly irertnin that suctii a. ierson didl exist, anrL thit't. h g:trtherd round him a hatl if 'ban 'rryrett ' Thf.se itlll;stls liaunfntedl Sh'irwroodrl Firest. nir Nottinitgha, ianti the iicni lity of t?e leat;ll·r.hs never Iteen tiscertalin ,it for certain. S itie riv t. tlhoght lir was the last of the great Saxmis whoi htid oiLt ag.intst the Noriinr.s lien these citrllilt?r.Il the kiniigd(im. otheris thnt he was thle Oittiliwtil Earl of Lriceýter. whro hl a revorlt iin the reign ,of lEdwardl I.; others that hr w:ss the lealldr of those who were scattered after the deatli oif Shimon dle Montfort. It smc.s rertnin, however, that he \ns the "1ioltyn Ifroil'" who was i?rdilonei Iiy King lElw-Ardl It.. tho gave himi a inisionl on condition tlhat he gave up his lawless life and. .remained...
THE GORDONS AT DARGAI. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
TIIE GOIRDONS AT IAII.;AI. 'The conduct of the (;ordinis at? Inargai on October .cf. 11:07, war thity llpheld the best trailtiions ,f Ithe fritish Arnny. With then wr,. life pipers, natlnefl resp~ictlively 1'infd lat,.r. Milne, IF'raser. Wills, alt,1 Kidd. "They were orderal tI, sit ldown while the batteries enllglgel ill ft heaiy cationonade. Colotelt ln thitS's ne-xt order was, "Pipers t, the front." Milne ewas ti. first to s. cp forward, fut had oily gtnlt ie short dlintanllce ahetl hel as shot. tholligh not fatally wondlld. Finflla ter was the next t, gl ,hown. I idd. rushing forward, trilpl t, over ul stone, andl inl the fall lost his fipes., hlft afterwards r,,overd th1em. i'tindliter strtuck up the re giotental chfarging tilne. "laughs o (Croitnlate.," as ils colllreldes rlushlld ast hifti. 1ie was shot in thf. atnklO. tlfe P'athal bIullet passilng thiroughl tl;e lillb alld tStriLilng the heel of his ,,thtr hoot,. thirth walstl orl tily. It.- ntl11sic .itoofed ;Is ttle gallan...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
HENC PHE IX ASSURANCE 00. LTD. ESTD. 1782. FIRE ACCIDENT. EMPLOYERS- LIABILITY. COSaES PAID EXCEED £85,000,00, o .~a bS U3H RaP3 ·nd by LICNTNINC n d good by this Company. AGENTS WANTED. !!h~Ax 461 To r 471 BOURKE ST., omnc. MELBOURNE. DALCITY a CO, LTD.. AC1aT4. TO NEWS'3PAPER PROPRIETORS. SEGOND-HAND TYPE CASES (in Good Order), Lower and Upper, Double and Trebnc. For Sale, Cheap. COUNTRY PRESS CO-OPERATIVE CO. LTD, THE EXCHANGE, MIELBOURNE. POULTRY FOR EXPORT. All Classes wanted. We buty by live weight Crates lent. Jo Commission or Cartage Charged. Chickens & Ducklings. 6d lb. Old Fowls from 2/- to 4/6 pair, any breeds. DAVID HYLAND £ 8ONS, SENNITT'S FREEZING WORKS. MELBOURNE. HIERE SIL1KESIE.E RE STUDIED The Rev. A. C. Knight, lt.A., of Cam bridge, has been appointed headmaster of K?ing Edward VL. School, Stratford on-Avon, at which Shakespeare re ceived his early education, and which dates back to the early thirteenth cen tury. It wa. given a new charter and renamed by E...
THE DISCOVERY OF TROUSERS. A Hint from the Elephant. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
THE DISCOVERY OF TROUSERS. A Hint from the Elephant. To Alexander the Great, it is said, is due the discovery of trousers. It ir~nsl: that tihe Cong':eror had retired fr a while, during his campaign in india, from his suite, and was ponder in;; in an open space of tihe jungle ,i the great riddlre of life and theo li fI1nss of nlan. w'hen lie was awr of tile contiguity, of an iolihiutil wiil but friendly, with what lhe conceivw:, to lie its hack towardls hill. : i looked hle was struck iby Ihe ll.ie re" and ease with which thii vast ani: - wears the skl:in on itls ios. :at ,llcl se ioise andi welt-hitting, ii ,. .ieas,! andi unpretintious. Fcling at tl same moment a cllilliniss allOuit hi: ,wn knees. Alexanda'r at ::"o sir: nalled for the court tailor and l,'dE hin miake lhimto a garmui'nit vsn vnilat knues. Alexan?.Vr thie Gruat irnllrvdci the ariginal idea, in the press of bat tie, and his best trousers were care fully creased.
RECLUSE OF MAYFAIR [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
RECLUSE OF MAYFAIR In the hl:art or . i:ryf: lr th,.r* re cmntly died a tliy of cons:d.?s1bld. Wealth. alho ft r nearly 2' ye,:r. h:l lved thle llfe of a reclusre, alrnost un known to her neighbors. She was Mrs Julia .Macdonald. and she led a solitary existence, attended by only one servant, at a house in South street, Park lane. In the same street reside Earl Grey. Katherine Duchess of Westminster. Sir Samuel Scott. 3LP.. and many other promIlnent people; but Mrs Macdonald seldom left her house, and In her lifetime no callers were ever allowed to enter her own particular room. For some time past she had been at tended by a VWest End medlcal practI tioner for bronchitis, and her death, a natural one. occurred suddenly on Fri dlay. (reports the "Daly Express" of December 12). She was buried at KIensal Green on Wednesday. and her house In South street Is now being thoroughly overhauted. Apparently. the part reserved for her specIal use has not been touched for years She had only one s...
A SERIO-COMIC INCIDENTS. A Tale of a Shirt. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
at SERIO-COMIC INCluore. A Tale of a Shirt. There Is a Japtanese an an American: town who hadl the news painn!itly im pressed upon himnt the oilter da:iy that it is against the law to hit a miran who is wearing glasses; and he did not learn It through committing the offence. The trouble that led to tlh addlititon to his education started in a J;atan,? !undry. A cllstontir wont inl after lhiL clothing, and found that a treasured striped shirt was missing. Inimedi ately he entered a protest. The three Japanese proprietors were lacking in knowledge of English-they knew how to wash a shirt, but not how to pro nounce It. So they couldn't under stand what the "honorable white gen tletman" w:as roaring about. Atld le, thinlking that their ignorance was only pretended, mnacking a plas to steal that precious striped shirt departed, to return soon with reinforcements. The battle of laniaunci was irenwed.ti lhe natain detimandlintg iti sirI: -, shi:rt. and tile laundrymlen still being unable t...
VISIT TO AUSTRALIA [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
VISIT TO AUSTRALIA Mr. E. - W. Chaplin. who recently took the long sea voyage to Australia for the benefit of his health, has col lated many of his experiences in the form of an interesting lecture on I"'Down Under and Back Again." which he delivered to the members of the Southampton Cameron Club at the Philharmonic Hall on M[onday even ing (says the "Southampton Times" of December ii). Ir. Chaplin acknowledged that a 13 weeks' stay in a great country like Australia made it Impossible to give anything like a complete outline of the possibilities of this wonderful country. Australia is 25 times as large as the United Kingdom, nearly three-quarters the size of Europe. larger than the United States, and four-fifths thie size of Canada. It is very rich in natural wealth, producing gold, silver, lead, copper, and precious stones. In addition, there are vast deposits of Iron ore which have been scarcely touched; but the pastoral industry, owing to the splendid climatic conditions, is per ...
Pen Pictures of the Past. FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE'S CHOICE. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
Pen Pictures of the Past. ktLORI*:NCF; NIHIIITINGALI f CIIOIC1,E. It. nln onlt October 21. 183)., that tl-,renre Tlihtingale, a oliet andl ntinst tln~lkown youag ~womnii of thirt-olne, emtll?trke'l on loalrd the eertis for the IEast. Acomplishe'I and rich, she had t!evotedl her yollth t,,)hilalathrolic -work, and whelu the; t:l'ermlllllellt rTesol'e to form II la(OdIV of fellltle nursves for the Crimea., she ails mlITered the post of slperinten * lt lt uorn forty ladies, malll;y f'elrlngilg to the hilgher clo.ses. lccomllniei d nl .Miss Nightingale-their Illllber ws lntter onll jilrersed to 15O. hIllle diately on her lrltrival at. utltari shlle set to work elntergetically. Slur g"olet nlld n(ltcii?lls rilsedt red-tilpe Illhtaltles, her s'b.ordlinate stv were lot alwllls diseilliled ,or oledihnt, she hlrseli?'wns th, sicti.n of a siolerlt tttlack of cholllrtt :after ;III exctllrsimol to thell tnlillilla?ces at tile "'frotll" at 1lahaclava. flow_ ganllntlv slh- restlh' at her I.post. ...
DEFINING A TRADE [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
DEFINING A TRADE Ioiur Law Lords and live eminent colnsel were occupield In the House of Lords yesterday in an endeavor to settle whether boiling a kettle is or is not a trade (says the "Daily News" of November 15). They did not suc ceed-at least, their lordships re served judgment without calling upon counsel for the respondent, Lord Hais bury remarking that if they desired to hear them they would notify them to that effect. Tihe respondent yesterday was the occupier and licensee of the Crutched Friar Hotel, John street, Minories. The appellants were the Metropolitan Water Board, and the question at Issue was whether the water supply was one for trade' or domestic pur poses, in view of the fact that a cater Ino btusiness Is carried on at the hotel. One or two posers were put by Lord Haisbury to Mr. Clavell Salter, IKC.. who opened for the Water Board, and argued that the catering conatl tuted a trade within the meaning of the Act. "Itf an old woman had someone to tea (to be paid fo...
Something to Weep For. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
Something to Weep For. Harry TLauder, tile great Scottist I romeIian andI golfer, told a very good dtory at :: dinner in New York d:ring his recent visit there. Hfe was speaking about a great goli profssional. "But he is ugly," Mr. Lauder said. "Deo;' me, lie is ugly! lie is as ugly as that sultan who h;ad i!l the mirrors removed from his sal ace so that he might avoid tile paln of se'ing his own face. This sultan :• &lt;1 on his gralnd vizier one di-.,; and by -- i-lent happened to calel si ight tof il. :.tl'ctir:u. Ilis biderusness over powere'd birm, and lie Ibroke into violent nobbiing. in this outhrrst the vizier Joined. Finally the sultan calmed down, wiped his eyes, got readly to smoke and talk. But not so the :i.tir lie sobbe'l on and on. his master, tap Iin his slipper impratiently on the mi.;lions, waited for himll to cease. At I, tlgtl the sultan got angry, and ex claimned, 'Why do you We'pl1 longer than I, vizier?' 'Alas!' thie grand vizier repIlied, "yolu wept, ...
To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
To the Editor, lrc,-As I hold the keys of the July constitute, H-larkaway Tennis Club, which his been hauled like a lamb to the slaughter, in connection with this controversy in tennis circles recently, I presume it is in cumbent on me to take a hand. In the ltier signed ' C H, Lyon " the writer mentions Berwick was ap proached by Upper Deaconsfi Id and llakaway, but he s ys nothing about the Uppe:r Beaco'tsfield tennis ciub or the Ha;rkaway tennis club. For as the writer was not a member of the Ha-iskw.y Tennis Club he was not in a position to know wha: arrangements, If any, had been made with other clubs. As a matter'of fact Mr C. EI. Lyon is I practically a visitor to the district, and at any time has only been a member for a few months. In re gard to the recent aIatch Harkawayv should not have beeo mentioned at all, as this match was played be tween a house party from "Glen. ogil" and a team from Dandenong, but as the report appears to have been furnished as Harkaway v. Dandenon...
CORRESPONDENCE. BERWICK TENNIS CLUB. To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
CORRESPONDENCE. BERWICK TENNIS CLUB. To the Editor. SIR,- I am pleased that R. T. Brocklebank and the Rev. A. J. Cole are sufficiently aroused from their lethargy to deign to answer what the former is pleased to consider 'an impertinent Ietter.' Hie is surprised that I had the temerity to attach my signature to it. But whatever Mr Brockle bank's views may be. I am notin the habit of writing anonymous letters- Had I done so, it would have afforded him some excuse for his offensive remarks. Till his letter appeared last w ek there had been no mentioh of a Harkaway club. Owing to ab sence, I unfortunately had to sever my connection with that club many years ago. and I leave those whom it -may concern to repudiate his charges. With regard to Mr Cole's letter, he accuses me of behaving in an unsportsmanlikemanner by writing through the Press. Might I ask, of what use is the Press if not partially for the purpose of expressing the view. of the pub lic? Prior to writing I had made two frui...
CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
CRICKET. The match between the Clyde and Berwick teams was con cluded on Saturday list and re sulted in an easy win for the former, who showed excellent form in their second innings, scoring 2416 for the loss of seven wickets, Twyford making 154 not cut. The Berwick taam made 67 runs. 9 of the wickets being taken by Twyfurd for 30 runs. Scores CLYDE. Twyford. b Paternoster .. 22 Duff, c Whiteside, b Edebuhls 5 Hunter, b Paternoster .. 0 Landale, c Loveridge, b Hill brich .. .... 12 Lecky, b Hillbrich - .. 0 Stick. b Warne.. ...... 10 Churchill. b Hillbrich.... 7 McKay, b Warne .. .. 9 Hardy, not out.. ..... 0 Sundries.. .. .... 5 70 Bowling-Paternoster 2 for 22, Edebohls 1 for 30, Hillbrich 3 for 9, Warne 2 for 4. Second Innings. Twyford, not out .. .. '154 Duff, b Edebohls .. .. 7 Hunter, b Warne := :-. ~-;.13 Lsnuale; bHehir .. 49 HIIardy, cM.Paternoster, b C. Warne .. .. .. 11I Lecky, c Warne. b Edebohls 3 Stick, b EdebohIs ..... 0 White, c Hillbrich, b Warne 4 Sundries.. .. .. ....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
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TIPPING SYSTEM [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
TIPPINi SYSTEM [Pre-printed from "The Daily Er press," of December 23, 1930.] We regret to announce the death of tMr Herbert James Piper, the great re former, who. seventeen years ago, brought about the total abolition of Christmas-boxes in the British Isles. Writing in these days, when every town has its Piper statue to commem orate our national deliverance from the tyranny of tips. It is difficult to reallise that the great movement had its beginning in a small semi-detached 'ilia at Ealing. Looking back to that historic morn ing of December 26, 1913, one Is able to reconstruct the scene. One sees Piper sitting at his breakfast tabled and receiving the maidservant's mes sage: "it you please, sir. the gentle man what empties the dustbin has called to wish you the compliments of the season." Piper (the British Museum has his letter telling the story) had already handed over :a shilling, with the curl ols resignation of the tll victims of those days, when he was Inspired with an idea...
A SMART ONE-PIECE COSTUME. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
A SMART ONE-PIECE COSTUME. This design shows a perfectly sim ple model for a lady's one-plece dress, but It has originality and style. Its lines are faultless, and the little an gles in the closing are different from anything yet seen. It consists of a shirt-blouse with an attached turn down collar, and either of two styles of sleeves. The eskIrt is a three or four-piece model attached at a regu lation wlatItline, with slight fulnees at the top of the back. M. Thorp and Co., sole agents, 191 Colline-street, .Melbourne, have But terlck's paper pattern 6350. in sizres from 32 to 42 inches bust measure. Price, 1/1 posted.
CELLULOID PERIL REGULATIONS FOR STORAGE AND SALE [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 11 February 1914
CELLULOID PERIL REGULATIONS FOR STORAGE AND SALE Drastic regulations to meet the cel luloid danger are made in the report of the Departmental Committee (Eng land) which has been considering the matter. The proposals (says "'The Daily News") are calculated to excite alarm among the public and to re volutlonise the trade. The danger to the purchasing pub lie. It is pointed out. is increased by the fact that in many cases the na ture of the substance is not apparent. and th6 committee urge that some such words as "Cellulold, infRlam mable,." should be marked on or at tached to such articles and toys. Boots and shoes, parts of which other than the eyelets and hooks are coated with sheet celluloid, or to which celluloid buckles areattached, should not be sold without an Indl cation to this effect. Special risks attach to wearing celluloid in the hair. It is recommended that local autho rlties should isrrue warnings to shop keepers as to the dangerous proper ties of celluloild. The amount...