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THE Werribee Shire Banner. WERRIBEE, THURSDAY, DEC. 21 [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 21 December 1911

THE Wtetrl tee Shire Banner. WFihRlIjBE. T1LTRi DIAY, )lEO. 21. Alt? correspondence for "this hi?,ruaml ahaul?J hk In 5,. -olfice r. o'eoI?cion Wednesday's; Advertisements-received up till 6 p.m. on Wednesday'. " To allow our staff tQ enjoy, tile Ohriptmap holidays "' The lifiner" .till not be. pUhllshed. next- Wyeek. We tIre the. opportupity of: wishing opr readers a Merry Christmas and i. Prosperous New.Year. . Why. was the town and the eastern pasthq~ tho shire overlooked. wvhe, local 'laes!r?-- .ec*ti t "= ? , h I ioomtiy niopoinitd magistrates all reside on. the .western side of the liver, and almost wvitth,ini astone's thrgw. of elioother. -c Perhaps Mr: ;. R.I Robertson can answer. the qtary. Tlhere litt?be no l?criof. outdoor gatherings in the- s;lre diurng the holldays. Athletic meetings -will be. hel4 ( in -erribee and at I ttle .Rior on Bocring DaTv, y ad on. the lirest day or 1912 the . Werrito bicyole club vwill hold a sports meeting osr the local recreation reserve. &g...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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No Chance. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

No Ohance. 'rhere lsa.tory of an old drnaken laed who had a butler by no meane averse to good lIquor. rlme laird moade a borgaln with the1 butler thLt be ohould only hbe allowed to got drunk when the laoird woea so?ter. It fell out, howevor,. one day that the utller was a I-tle more drunk than the mntoer, and on being reprimanded, replded, " It' gao an' may to mak' a bargaln, but gee Ill to keep, lalrd, because ye're never eir, and aU I'v ma. oh? eu to matoa. •

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
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JACK HENSHAW'S HONEYMOON. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

JACK HENSHAW'8 HONEYMOON. "Then that's settled, Henahaw ?" said the banker. " 1 think so, air. I'm to wait till I hear from Captain Vine, and then go over to Nice to see hint. and take--" " Don't take the money with you," said the colonel. " See hilm first, and find out if he is decided to do as we wish. Tell him the money has been sent in notes, as being handier to cash, and it's all important that the fact of this mant having been sub scribed for him by his brother oflicors men who might be called as witnestea against him by the prosveeution, or who, like myself, n ill have to, sit in the Court of tnquiry-shoutll not leak out. " It's n delicate bit of buhintteo altlgeth-e; but your kitnd chief here, .\Mr. l'rancis, thinks you'le tile very Ima to intrust with it, and as you will be at .leltonet--though, ultpotlu y waord, it's a shatue to bother a malln a hi. tottyctttoOtn- " Ohtt t donl't t tind that, colonel ! I'm delighted to be ot any service iu the tnItt ter; and I needn't say ...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
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Knew What They Wanted. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

Knew WVh!at Thety tWantcd. MllinerRs have othert tl"oublths be ildca the frequ:nt dlllenlty of collect ,ng l:lls. One tilllliner tellr nt a let :er she rcc"ived: ftiont the 'wife of a ann who. in a brief timlle. had ad atll'td. fr:ith poverty to grteat wealtt lis ::mtlly toao. still tt. o"stcurity, bho ras Iv ei :n'! !g tlo 'tnor:)l' " want' Yt t; nte:,.c me a tonnet no two bl.ta," Wriote. th?e wi?, 'tot nto ltd' the gilr,. nlld e;pernae s na account. "My utneatureo 1 ne.nrly 12 anchect rotn ear to: car over the hand, and git ilelder thio' ltha tand' si fron op of forard to btelt halt. and? that'" ltar enlllt for Itothl the girls. ''it rnatitly, .t:no I? drlt, an' u.nr's ;oet oed hair. W'e want Ilvtl: olhls, atnd' I wantt I:tlo ^owters ant :tltI:t lt on-mlit.e, besidos smeite looms "Jnne wants- tet itreen. anld II.c antlt- pink;. t w donl't care Iwhol Ililt:tas, hutt they tlttlt be Ibecnmint lid so is tihy w'on't Itlow to ptleat 1 tlhe wit:drlt or 'we dclln'tt rwant thler "Pleasi t ...

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Copyright. A MIDSHIPMAN'S ROMANCE. PART 4. CHAPTER VI. THE YOUNG IDEA AFLOAT. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

;-A ?MIDHSPMAN'S + ROMANCE. By W. Clark Russell, Author of "The Death Ship," "The Frozen Pirate," etc. PART 4. CHAPTER VI. .Tan .Yomes Ians Aeroe. The dawn whitened the stars out of the sky, and the water britamed pale as milk from the land about Riam's, Cliff to our anchored ships. The shore from Penlee Point to Drake's Island grL'W slowly into the beauty of morning, with its refreshmnent of dew and sparkling silver sunbeam, and the air of heaven arns sweet ad the cream of the country. At six o'clock a pretty breeze s as blowing from north-east right out of Catwater, and was scented with the perfumes of the moors. 'All hands!' All hands in my tilme meant everybody. excepting the passengers, on hloanl shilp. They have ceased to yell ' All hands \' It is the romantic age of usteaum What is the good of roaring ' all handr ' to a steam winch and a steam widllass-? The clank of the engine-room hell Ihas silenced the silver music of the boat swain's pipe. We were lying in Jennycliff Bay,...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
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What Every Husband Knows. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

What Every Husband' Knows. That it l?en't iife for kim to Invit :ny old flent lichwn to d!inner .withlt parrilng for time and the privilege \etml or so ahl?ad: That IL-.titl'rs only one to mnile ow. 'hlat the dty is coainig when t will rfso IIu In tin t lngtit anld assn Imnelf, not situl'luly and tllndh;ntfledi v. hltt ioltlly anlltl pIr??ilnnnty.. That thlln i?ns:ehc!d exnenCnes coll. anslly be rut in hihlf if htn vlot tin he time to tlit hie gFgn'aict Intellnr ind I nelltvns exelnec i inn th.?. That thelre ,, nlwi:'n one room 1 he hIouse that ntpiitel Cnnv.,t want no '.ngler to"be itenvrated.' That ti "* "llttle tli'" In which : "few friends" are to be Invlttd mtean' SIn theo nd ,??llit t'Lo wenks' hInri work, ati lios hutll of ;.'-ple, and, a' Ix enllttltirto many hrdli?lar't- n ein mitn tr;ablin it 1 tie fnllow 9lio lills tlnl Is tmhat I1 :llls tn much that;belongs to really buny pcople?.

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
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DENSLEY & JOHNSTON'S REPORT [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

N &, .Y TO rNTStONil l1El' , At Nowniarket on -Wednesdy. Meosr Dsmsles anilJoliistoan sold aiRStheep wethers-l81 merino J. W. Leigh; 1110 meaino, George Bros l d;cro'sred, comeback and merino, :.D?)onald Bros., Undcrhank, at 14/0, 1818 and 11/7 ro spectively ; 120 merino, WVn: 'A. Bon Bonnio Dooni to 18/ -avg .12/ ; '00 crossbred M'Swain Iron', Echean ot 15/0-" 28 merino G. F. Loitch, Milio's bridge, to 11/ avg 10/5; 17 i'oinoioW. R. ,I'Pher:' -ion, Edinburgh Park. Ewes :-817 merino S. Bellin; 150 merino . :W . 1M'Pherson;, Fdlinb?trgh Prlk i144 comeo back and fmercrino W. lR.' Blaekhnam Balliang; 64 crossbred, coniarktk and merino, M'Donald-Bros., Underbank, at 10/11; 60 merino G. F. Leith;h, [milne's Bridge at 7 ; 41 melino W. R''Blackhnm Balliang ; 10 couieback O. R. aoobke Clyde, to 18/8. 'Oitside onthe property: 2176iprimomerino i n etlera ifom im ~estern lstri"if;.2-ni1 rmlnerimo wthere S. Blackler, 1200 prime crossbred and ncomeback wethers W. 'r.. laniford 'Nothl Sta...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
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POULTRY. POULTRY JOTTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

SP O:U:LTR sY "' O?ULITRY JOTiNG:. ?Jt is the healthy hen that-is always' hungry:. . - - Never wash the eggas int'n'ld for' hatching. The- foundation of ,sucniessi;:s bhatdo pon-. hiiardy.? r??tsetoal',? " "eer t'feed, moroethg? your birds - will qulickly. eat:t-'uldiens. , vQercrowding .wili .brng: ol disease' about aneitckiy os anything. ' Vater.fdshed gravel-is t not grit; ''on Wanf? hard, sharp material, for' "'lien teeth. - . i, . - _:'Bright reodcombs' are aj sulre g`- n' of health ~ e.. hun a heln with;. SDear spar angly-ith "conditlon pow> Bettir sopay' -apound for . onei" -,he" that willilay eggs than a pounid. for. five' hens .that do- nothing but eat tl.fer hbids off. Keep :hens -that lay and those that do sot In separate houses as far .as possible. They ieood .different feed. Ing, and this is what: yo1u cannot give them If they are running In the same• house. ' • A hen' that is in poor flesht caniot •do much'1 or you. She Is too busy do ing. business for herself; you ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

I' ., O9Q1 I-WS "CJ IF YOUR SEPARATOR -Is hot Woking snatisfetorily - hard to tmrn-losing cream-deliver. ing a low test cream-running" hot in the btmaings-selhdting violently-it is about tine yct thought seriously of replacing it with a reliable, free.frm worry time tested . ALFA-,LAVAL CREAM SEPARATOR. :The: ' Alfti'.' is- eott. 4mv ultdc chelap" Sepsheaitte Lit it its a(GOOD tnachine- the bes t t'1 iit_:mpe?? cian lbuy. It 'takes all tlh crei?n ou?t or the milk-is easy " to turnnsimple ini con. istuction-i-s dependable and ever. laiting. By using-fmn "ALFA" :the ncomen .from ~your herd -is i " ,oedased ""to .the. .extentl. f : T£ per cow per yeari over: and ti'?"iibove' w:ha~j t is pOs $ epara torn `t·}ý"il re, , inmtike. is inla . .ied:'? .3,250,000 eq use. SLIBRAL 1 ERMISEASY PAYMENTSi, J. BARTRAM & Sok Pty., Ltd.: 19-23 King Street, Melbourne.' SDOCTORS TELL US-. That It Upisolm 'Salt wet' worth a shlltait an ounce. no taedlclne would tte In grehter' demand. As an APERI...

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The Retort Courteous. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

The lRetort Courteous. Quite recently a worship of the At lantie Squadron found it necessary tb' call for a few liours at a military portf on the coast of Ikeland .Tommy At= kIns, meeting a full-bearded Irish tar" in the' street a couple of hours later, said: "Pat; when are you goidg'tb' placo' your whiskers oh the Rlherve List?" "When you placo your tongue on' Ihe Clvil List," was the Iilnsh sallbr's' reply. "Tlieni I am to understani' that tlils' ,is your final' answer, Miss' Stubbles?"" "My final answer." "Nothing can move you?" "Nothling." "Then my life will be.a lonely onio and my fate a harsh one, for my uncle' with whom I lived has just died: and' left me-" - "That fact somewhat alters the' case. Henry. I' cannot be harsh to one" who has sustained' uch' recent be reavement. If I could' believo that you are sincere--" "Sincere! Oh, Miss. Stubblesl" "You have certainly made an Im pression on my heart, Give, me time, to think over IL" "How lobng?" "After all, why think of it? He...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
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He Knew Their Tricks. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

He Knew. Their. Tricks, Oto day. luring the war In Stou?l \fric| . lan "wn a .i t.alAe.n Into'l' u el iopiltitl to be tirentd for i wol'o:tnd I he thigh. The a?lrgeu li . eltlarg. .rol?ed ro 'n dll found '1 wetallic sit' tunce--a bnttered s!x penie, whlert .Itadiher'n' driven by. the ballet thrIlog'll he man's trouserls iocket. \VWhet tilt, ?nva)ltd' ame rollnd. th "lrgoon hitudll!edl hll1 I lesixIlenc.? 7 tll, I hg: . his lao what we gto not of yoe The 'suergom n wV::is taggered o l'C ?tte the following reit ly:" "Oh., I k;now'+'f'll 1t ,.yo. ' IA.M.C ot?t; I ht ve h?r', rItth;l tttt:ur ,:re. t t3 i .l:t'?Itile lie other'taeo d-t-t tl9 or: I hald. ,! ua"qutl; Itli'nt ':Oh, dolarl', ''CoelteP," e?claimeni :Ia. a1zat,M., ':1 a:ta told you tare it .ltort to dogs. I do ,lndte dogs so. I wve tlh devnrrt lltle, lpug. Ills Illatn a Ctpld. Ttiti swntesit IILtit thing nht atn fat as IIe ?It n Ioe. Now, Mr. 'ocheitr, I wanti to asno. yout jHst ott lutOsl.lon. You will toll C.e, I kntow." "Ce...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

There is not an article.of apparel that men wear but we have it-and what's more" have it at a price and at a quality to commend itself to.you. Look on our -tore as your store-conme in and have a stroll : round and dhuoee "what you want in youruwn timeu-whether its the latest' riovelt in tirs, .a new a shion in shirts, a nobby hat or .. erely a coutar iad.collar stud. Your smallest purchase is just as w'elc?min s: sour lartest'--a?d we'll do our beSt 'for you'in either ....... . :.. . :. .. fir. enctic Taue, lf uw Season' },ttFerns just to htantd -- Call ant itspdct S SatisfadI a Guarn:utced. ° `MEN'S & "_-BOY'S CLOTHING. Boots -c .Shoes "TI*E CORM EER. W er ' Your. Light! Don't befied' ,-for having none. Get a lamp from the O--operative Stores. "THE HURRICANE" The Lamp for the Stable. aLn iBlow ....ut. 'on need not be frightened ' onstable iIt. you carty .1+ , seat. It will fit on the ishl;ard of ,yopur buggy, or .o=n.gg< Cannot shakle .or tgQ( i out. --'.I :. Lam...

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KAISER'S MATRIMONIAL TIP. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

., -KAISER(S"lmATRhlIONiA L;TI, j./ The follow Ing a: t tev.? e eir •ind one of his gneral;ll Is told .by a tographer.of the Germat.i. glieror: At a review In Berlln somB ' yenro Igo the Krliser •I lmpaloentlly. 1reprl fnunded old General. you o leertcheldt 'or losing his wits, at a critlial nmo nlent. / "If your Majesty thlaks 1 an1,getting "o old, I beg' of you "to.o'ailo ' to to ;.,sln." " - "No, no," replled tthle mp E or, "you i'e too youlg to reslgn. I deied, it our blood dildn't .course Ith ugh your Elns quite so fast you w pld. be a "r more nuseful armny lead r to me.'' On the eveolng or thaIt d y the Kal Otri and thile genral met it a court all. The genoeral, s-a li ily cngag. I lairing to ,:ome young landica. "Al, Aleerscheldt.:' cri :l the lfm erom': "that is rler. r?.t ready tvi tnarry. Take a youig' wvi ' then (hat xcitabtle temlpiritrlr-tl yours will otmn vanish.'." The general howcil Pow r ) tnadt he retort. "I beg to be t4LidiI, your a?lesty. A yo'un.g tEl'ioru .ritd...

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VALUS OF TESTING. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

* VAL -og-"sTgsTI, · e·--~i~ ` ThC -.Wienlslor -t.i.[r toten'a Seel tr :which hiaa ornantasa it eoie~testotianoi. th llovnnna sociatz:, . oti.nr acci that. "thel~larnraglc pI'Udttetlfon,,,C.: ·the liou'l ono-tourtli o Iltibia 'dttioi hordo Ia teon-found to ha ;ttl Ii ..f la"cor if. The poorest onei·:o @:-:s--. twediiee t :tvoragoat-,via:..143 ib.-ea--fd tiie .rote; iotýtaer'te"ntsl'4b0c peta:hitimiz it" tniho I.' retour the o9tme :piweut.-an 5b at the teat hintd. it oil! Uti. jone Al. i'r.tars, do you roulaie that out the fiit.iilild wiii incduce as nta.: i-ait 'no 41 el the letter -hind- "I :at -hos.t tiime we nipeeti; oar nyts. ).et us. 'one tti o iiiesotit. test arr. :aleinsruistt we oiay no loifIctbct tiai -itlee a: wan w.-i i Let ts i 'eed ott' _o =par writes- anti-: ttrn -athee over~tie ..'te; butcher::: Th [tt:ýbG..lhei ogii~ittlo: * ý t oto rr Titei t %:: -t: -aaathtio vs 'to~pt-t:;iite he imtit, -tilt! Diro~t j u good cow io iItt~ iSrplt t:ca. ' p scninsirn Dairylr to hScla...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

coS~ve ;and Spuring, 'a T}E COIINEIP , 00~i ~I ~CS ~i~ A. 'T, Iltve landed a liovely' stoock of NEW SPRING GIOODS. SPiRING SIJITINGS from 42s_ flOATERS, bittdi.t shahcps 3o.6td'o 6sb6,1. . -4".f, =ý "i'_ NF; W-. S~iAP , P,O.,C RS". SW · EAY POS to t 11to1n dclsoe 1t neck. _ " TENNIS SHIRT: S Icrr warm. wý eat her.. TIS, i SOCKS,' BRACE S, and el urtorliial o rhn a nt . K' 'en'q091; to wear a:t 7-;vJOO Ties at 9.1., worth "Is.. an~di is 6d,,. to .prove we are Til'E TIE 3I.NGýS. T-HE -RAG FC"O;U1 Z'. 1 I11O'71]L ;. [fi 1 R . IB E E MIA tST CtlA8S Avcrtotn . nlitn fr T'ottcrxnotrlt fieiflor ci v Hii' .O: t tiotiolti- hodt toitelt wtiitiu itO.trtito' wilt tttV ot v 0(0000iritO'i n ci li Ilse it, tim fs;iititio'o *,to'rUtIi ttwt'jio' tot. Lit teonrt'l t of the 'eiuicntal Pulotic wilt '1ticChoiceo. and' tieait trandncC f ins, tler a n Si ,iritatare liept (it thiis - Nclal, l talc tuo~li t." ttid8ttNO A:ND Stt0OTrNO;. UCCTGIES AND HOiO~ItS ON IIRUE. Ai. A. DIK.ON'.. i f Moprii'tt eon COMME...

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Quaint Juvenlie Humor. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

Cuaint Juvrile. i-turr:-e 'icrwr on .nd San i hseaocl toer n~.llast ofte.n ,lbe hard. Diit to kenep ae fac when eatec?tisng the chi en. When asked.:: y'" leheri;teach :tt c'al?' wa dine of the children " S"i?fieldSuredya-school "re-piled: "A" "onjiiiatlnn Into thle Lard and a v oseikt clpziatIttrioe,ef tioublef aIe t * 3y.cqc,,c I. clane. nlticit. thu oii' . efnh 'tlci tca crd.tniet e :c tircr: sido" "'? know," sa? : "ec3alui the maul was lreaw ,,htcd." - Iotaer Iaf ae d.sPic Td -sWhl Elclih s '.s'Y whe(i the" Shnamllxuite's so ,.. deai, ani the answer canm enitlysi ":i-atleuhe hd In'C like 'hb i:, ..lte a ::ce' .1ith' ai" hidol'." "hlios was MI'Cses?" asked a teacher t the O: -f :cV Cn utncil School recnti - \rsea'" de?;'cl:rest . the:, scholar d rewced asact ast mil li' When ti:-i te..cher pIut the follawlna - ctie cf i,t I lupils; "Wlhy did.d oses -akeeoff lilu shoes before npproachln? he lv: .' !n- bu:" one can imagine is crnstr'" .ati: i when he received hte follow tl.n reiply ...

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HOW THE LIVER PROTECTS. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

HOW THE LIVZR PROrTECTS. fns. O !. Fetrojr- and Anrol. "-no dscrlbe the futtcticns of II -:r its protecSi?o Against the vot ,e an'? mriorh~V polsons that occe "oally find' lte?r-wway into the dly t ontem.i ft -leo urvttottc-nviit *,n mtn.a-drgatilsa. n, but not agon!t hers. It. however, nets ngal cjaw poiulson, chole]rn, t'p loid. tii,' extracts, !i i;uttel! nman:'r o- acotion ag.inst tactnrita 13 tir" O living coll of tL:e bhlod \vto hitft- nlld :llllin trem. n,"corrdiht ;ne. Others refer it to thte ni', Sglycogen cttnlttned In to: li -he doctors Iave r.alde experita' -e'?-a!ln' whet-.. thtre is n." p?'tve ection against tl:e ,rd;ntry -E/nal t-tnIhs or poisons. The. . Its lend -them to conelude th'Ve t •:r exerts a m'nrl:?d prritctive :tn ng'innst ordina.ry intatinal 1t : no. Tlr? t ,n- ' 'it to tt atS i-e 0s5-i ed the !i'eri' and Istitef'. :e blood, bvm?eat" oft tta living eel atntinues th'e actn,.

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TWO MOTOR-CARS AND A CYCLIST [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

TWO MOTOR-CARS AND A CYCLIST The other afternoon a ygy.th, mnount .d on an old-fashbiond salil.tyred bi. :telo. was pedalling alowly up a'cnu :'y road, whenl suddenly a couple of notbr-cars, nacing "abriast.. swung •ounal a bend and chasrge down on Alm. With fine presence'. of rtind the .'outhful cyclist ,sought : st?y in a ,itch and escaped by a:h fadb's breadth, he caers. rushllg -on wt~fl 1unnything. ncrenasd speed.,. No sooner hbad thela paYad than the .:cilst dragged his mnotltt out ,of the 'Itch, jnumped on. and toltodad the cars .a fast as hel could ride. A friend- Wlo iwitnes.Ad,.the plrform 1ncC subseqttuntly asked tafor n ox aLlnalion. '.l'o surely didn't xlipect to-.catch. hose cars?" he ak:ed. "Expect?.' was .tie' reply. "I knoir' -d t should catch *eat!" "And .did your ally.. catel! them?" "*Oh' yes.; Jtot ahoere I c peetedt Yon seC, Farmaer itlles' old traction. •nginoe had b?Iot,?nitedowl l 'In the road nits romnd the""next:b)end. ant I fol. owed to coe the fun':" ' -...

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NATURE NOTES. Hares and Sheep. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

NATUkt NOT S Hares ,and.st During th:?interi.oa.dpIyprlnt, when the' ha??e Pi ine' sel:tcnd thir parters, you mai-' o'iften, '4l.epeepng over a fence, "see nheongagel ceouple quietly dolug'nothig II.,palatlilinr but squatting close together, Loc't back. Like almost every other Ihhlt of the hare, this attitude looisl.riculous, ans If they had had a.tlig sod lad Jlst du termined to have nothling .liore to do with each other. So sowetlimes lI public parks you may see young hei man couples sitting on til scon .gar den seep lookiig dlacolsohtely at the opposita landscapes. But iher'e is no parallel between the two cuases: and when We are eitepted to mlle at tlhe narea, w?.shouldl remtemlnsen; the relly of the old shepherd.to the laird, whl -ens sLrprised\-ti st.l- ltie shicyp lyinl rut in the stortl. "If 1I were. a sheepl, sld .the Ilird 'I lshould shelter down their..' "*Gil ye w.ere ri hee" replied the ihlhlherd, ye wa~d "te 5adti acnse." For thee.haresa.orl by ob rteoano aic -llly ats...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BOXING DAY SPORTS. WERRIBEE CRICKET AND TENNIS CLUBS. [Newspaper Article] — Werribee Shire Banner — 4 January 1912

BOXING DAY-SPORTs. WEIIHIBEE CRIOKET AND TENNIS CLUBb. The o"above ports wee held on Boxing Day 'on the - Recreation Ground. There Wae only a small attendance pre??.nt; but all worked and the osports was a flianoial ono oess.' The following "wive the prize winners : Pitchihg sheaf distance (off thebo grond), A. D: lowan, 44 flot. We,)?t of .shetf, 'itehling ?hbea, didt?lnee (any style), J. tHanench, 4d7 feooet. Weiglh of shbllt xlb Pieching sheaf, uhight (any style), ,l Canny, 21ft.:6 inches, 1st;. S. Agar, 27 feet, 2nd;' Weight of sheaf, 11 lb. Pu'ting 1 lb., ghot (Scotch style), J. f'Casrthy, 28 feet '1 inches. Committee Race, ii yardo, J;, B. Paterson, 4 yards, 1; G.: CO Toup, i yards, 2. Won eseile by r, yards; Hoys' Raeo, underlF.yenrs, F.-Beamish 1; G. Blorkford 2; R. Boamish. . Girls' Raeo,e . C Rolaldon,. 1 Irene 'Dornnld, 21 A Troup, I. Guositng weight of sheep, D. West, 902 lbs. The correct weigllt wats t9h Ibs. In the evening a bioncope enter: tninmrnnt w:, held in the Me...

Publication Title: Werribee Shire Banner
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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