ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And Sou... Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 8,937 items from Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
8,937 results
MELBOURNE PIG MARKET [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

MELBOURNE FIG MARKET Adamson, Strettle & Co, report: Stores at from 28s to 33s, others 22s to "27s, suckers 12s to 16s. Porkers.—Prime sold at from 42s to 47s, extra to 50s, light from 38s. Baconers.—Prime from 63s to 75s, extra prime 80s to 85s, with farmers' pigs to 90s, prime medium 65s to 68s, light and in termediate from 50s to 55s. Choppers (backfatters). —Extra prime £5 10s to £6 10s, prime heavy £4 to £5, rough sorts from 50s upwards. " Ever.vlady's Journal" lias been making it a habit, of late, to consult a number of leading authorities upon various topics of vital interest, and publishing a digest of their views. In the February number, just to hand, for example, the question of modern dancing is discussed, with particular reference to the Tango and other " freak " dances. Opinions are expressed by leaders of the Church and such notables as the Mayor of St. Kilda. There are other fine articles and stories in this February issue of "Every lady's Journal," and the us...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Mail Service. WELSHPOOL TO CHRISTIES. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Mail Service.. ' wklshpoolj to christum. - The following-. communication. Ii >« ■ been received from tlio Postmastfi Uenoral throutcb Mr Jus." Bennett,. .M.fl.lv., in regard to the above mail service. The financial particulars we are unable to publish this issuo:— "Sir,—With reference to the repre sentations iiiado in regard lo the estab lishment of telephonic facilities at Christie's, Wonyip, [ have the honor to inform you the matter* lms been considered and it is estimated that the cost of constructing ft line by the De partment between the two places would be £5S9 9s. 3d. It is not anticipated that tho mini mum revenue required by the proposed" line would bo realised within the. period of eight years, prescribed by tho regu lations and guarantee conditions do not, therefore, apply in this case. Tn order to place the proposal on a sound financial basis and permit of erection of.tho line by tho Department, persons interested would require to make ft contribution in cash. As an o...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GIPPSLAND CO-OPERATIVE SELLING CO.'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

GIPPSLAND CO-OPERATIVE SELLING CO.'S REPORT.. Butter—Choicest sold at Is, choice llJ4d to ll%d, occasionally llMd, good to prime Hd, seconds lOJ^d upwards, separators and dairies 9%d to lOd, and 7%d to Sd respectively. Cheese—Loaf 6d, mediums 5?4d to 6d, off lots less, semi-matured Gd to 6%d, matured 8d to 8%d. Eggs—Store keepers selling at lid to Is, private lines Is Id. specials up to Is 3d. Bacon—Prime light sides lOd to 10%d, medium weights 9%d,' heavies lower, middles 10%d to lid, hams Is to Is Id. Wheat—F.A.Q. 3s 7%d, fowls' wheat 3s 5d to 3s 5%d, inferior lower. Oats—Milling Is 9%d to Is lOd, feed Is 8%tl to Is 9%d for best, Is 6d to Is 7d for medium. Maize—The nominal price is 4s. Potatoes—Prime Carmans at £4 to £4 5s, green and sunburnt lots down to £2 10s. Onions—Prime Brown Spanish £7 10s to £7 15s. Chaff—Prime oaten £3 2s 6d and good at £3, lower grades £2 12s Gd to £2 15s.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Original Correspondence. [We do not necessarily identify ourselves with opinions expressed by correspondents, but our colums are always open for matters of interest to the public.] TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Original Correspondence. [We do m>t neciMKinly identify our Helves with opinions expressed by orrea* poudents, hut um* column* nre nhvajs ojhmi for m;tttuivi of iuturest to the public.] TO TUK KlUTOlt. Slit,--With reference to the special pr/.e «<iven by me far iho bust Kelpiu iiv the show, I wouM like to point out your columns u mUtaka that is. shown in the ejitaloi'iie. The prill) is for the l)»?st ICelpio (fiiher sex\— mv "Jim'" llol t>> compete. -Voiuv, tile., A. uambi.tx, won^a*

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARKETS. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

MARKETS. Messrs J. M. Peck & Sons Pty. Ltd. report having held their usual fortnightly sale in their Leongatha yards on Thursday, ]2th inst. Tho yarding com prised mostly young cattle and sheep, tne former selling excep tionally we!), sellers getting well over their reserves. Fat lambs 13s'Id to 14s 3d, fat ewes at 18s 6d, old crossbred ewes (broken mouthl from 5s 2d to 9s, fat cows £4 6s to £5, springers from £5 2s Gd to £0 5s, poddies from 22s to 31s Gd. Mathieson & Davis report having conducted their regular fortnightly pig sales in their j Leongatha and Stony Ureek pig yards on February 9th and 10th respectively. A full yarding of all classes of pigs came forward, and there was a good attendance of buyers. Almost the whole yarding was sold at prices for bacon higher, and for bacon and stores somewhat lower than our last report. Quotations from sales are :—Bacon pigs, best from £3 15s to £3 19s, seconds £3 7s 6d to £3 12s 6d, fow light at £3, porkers sold from £2 ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

OtJR PRICES ARE RIGHT. OUR GOODS ARE RIGHT. EXERCISE BOOKS, We sell the tltCEST AND (EST QIIAUTV PAPER SCHOOL BAGS, all prices in Stock all TEXT BOOKS required, Pens, Ink, Pencils, Slates. Plasticine Rulers, Set Squares, Protractors, Paints, Brushes, School Papers, 'Jltc., Etc. T, t CHTiMI.ST, OPTICIAN and STATIONER, o— FOSTER. —o GO TC-==^ FoR YOUR NEW Very Snituble presents tytn be Rejected from my extensive stock of Silver Mounted and Plain Pip eg, a makes, Cigar and Cigarette Holders, Cigars, Cigarettes, Tobacco and FANCY GOODS, FANCY SOAl'S, Perfumes, otc. F. W. EVERY, F.V.O.A., CONSULTING OPTICIAN, FOSTER. YOUR sight is tested by most modern methods and ap pliances. You are accurately fitted and a guarantee of satis faction is given with every pair glasses. THE VERY LATEST IN FRAMES STOCKED. Rimless Glasses a Specialty. F- W EVERY, FOSTER. CLEAR YOUR LAND with . . Federal Brand "Racka roek." fjpHE Cheappst and Most Effective Ex plosive tor this pui-puse. AIiko Jutbly safe and ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

QUEENSLAND. FARMS for LEASE and SALE. IIIE coming Dairying Centre, JL .liancly to Brisbane and all modern conveniences. Carry a cow to the acre all the year round. Per manent running streams ; temperate climate; equable rainfall. No bracken fern : no bush fires. Good train and road service. Liberal terms to suit, clients. Also fruit and pineapple farms, j I iiiuro correspondence. Alex. S. Douglas, COOllOY, N.G. Liue, Queensland. | MONEY. Why pay 5 per cent. I" CAM lend you plentyat 4A per cent. at a most reasonable cost. I lent! on SECOND MORTGAGE and interests under Wills. All communications strictly confidential. DAWSON SMITH, Meliopole Amide, 377 Bourke-sl., MKLI30URNK IMPORTANT TO Farmers of Gippslaucl and District. LYALL AND ✓ash Chaff, Grain & Flour Stores SEED & OAT MERCHANTS, VICTORIA MARKETS, MELBOURNE blour. Flour, Flour—Best roller Towu aud . Country brands. Oran, 13ran Pollard, Pollard Best 1A Sugar White Hose Kerosene Jatmeal, plain aud flaked Table Salt...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DISTRICT NEWS. Boolarong. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

DISTRICT NEWS. (From our Own Correspondents). Eoolarong. Tlio eucliro party and dance held ' here on tho lllhult. turned out a splendid success and-great credit is duo to tho one gutic secretary (Mr W. Rumble) and members of the committee for their efforts to make it so. Players for tho euchre party numbered 28, Mrs Williamson (Uun yah) winning the ladies' prize and Air W. Mibseti (Foster) the {,eni't>. Miss E. Schmidt and Mr I!. A. Gray were also successful in obtaining prizes. Dancing was s:arlcd about ll.iiO p.m. and under tho capable direction of Air II. Pearee was kept going merrily, till about <5 a.m. Alany were the flattering remaiks in praise of I ho splendidly prepared floor. Mr II. Dui.n supplied capital music. Dining the evening Mr Bert Dunn fuvond the company with one of his .entertaining recitations- and Mr II Dunn gave tho oid favourite " A Soldier and a Man." The committee of-the mechanics' in el on Saiinday evening, the llth. tilt.,. when ihe aceietary ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE ENSIGN WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED THE TOORA AND [?] PIONEER. FRIDAY, FEB. 20, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

THE ENSIGN WIT1I WHICU 18 INCOHI'OItATKDTIIB TOOKA AMI WKI-Hill'OOI, I'lONKKK. FKIDAV, I*' 1015. 20. 1014. In keeping with tin: season of the year, harvest festival services will be hold next Sunday morning and even ing in the Tooru Methodist church by the Rev. W. T. Johns, of Yarram. Seasonable fruits, vegetables, flowers and corn will grace the pulpit and church walls for the occasion, while appropriate hyuins, solos and choir choruses will be sung at both services. Tlio sacrament of tho Lord's supper will be dispensed at tho closo of the evening service. The festival will be further celebrated by a social in the church on the following Monday evening (23rd) wlion a short pro gramme^ of musical items will be rendered. A collection will be taken up. The produce may be bought in a 8iarque at the rear of the church at tho conclusion of the social. Entries for the Great Southern A and P. Society's show close with tho secretary (D. W. Witton) on Wed., next, Feb 25th. Up to the present ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MEENIYAN. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

MEENIYAN. A public lantern lecture ofi " Alcohol, Its Making, Its Use and Its Abuse," was Riven in the local Hall by the Rev. W. Seamer under the auspices of the Leongatha Tent I.O.R. The pro cess of making port wine greatly interested the audience. State ments of the leading scientists of the day concerning the nature and effect of alcohol were thown on the screen, also charts, diagrams, etc., illustrating the subject. The speaker urged anyone present to criticise the statements made or ask questions but there was no re sponse. It was decided that further steps be taken to establish an I.O.R. sub-tent, and Bros. J- H. Blundell (C.R.), R, T. Marshall and G. Morris were appointed to canvas for intending members. Railway scandal in Canada. Over £8,000,000 wasted. The increase of railway revenue ' over that'of last year amounts to £237,651. A number of immigration agents are about to be despatched to Europe. Epidemics of scarlet fever,pneu monia, and meningitis reported in France. Tbe ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Fire at Alberton. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Fire at Alberton. At Alberton, just on midday Thurs day, while chaffcutting operations were in progress, Mr Clias. Caughey liatl tho misfortune to lose about 200 tons of hay, 150 bags of chaff, and a large barn through being destroyed by fire. The engine and cliaifcutter were pulled into safety, but it was only by the barest margin that tho house was saved. Mr Caughey's loss is estimated at close on £700. It is not known if the stacks were insured. A couple of Sale residents, says tho " Mercury," while bathing at Prospect on Sunday had a startling experience. Tliey were enjoying themselves to the full, when between them came a large shark, some ten feet in length. The bathers made off in opposite directions, one regaining the beachin double-quick time, and the other taking refuge on a sand-spit, from which lie swam when the " coast was clear." Thq Delegate " Argus" says :— Eroni's Circus had a frightfully rough trip through from Orbost, and in the opinion^of many they did well to go...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wheat-Growing at Longerenong College. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Wheat-Growing at Long erenong College. The following is an extract from the principal's sessional re port for the period ending 31/1/14 : —The results from the half-acre tests of 20 varieties of wheat were somewhat affected by the stormy conditions prevailing after a few of the varieties were stripped. The field in which the test was con ducted was fallowed late, so that the conditions were not so good as they might have been. The best returns were from College Eclipse (a South Australian wheat), 30.15 bushels, Bunyip 27.9, Viking 27.3, Federation 25.2, Yandilla King 23.8, Bayah 23, and Firbank 22.35. In future tests the number will be reduced to about ten of those showing the greatest promise. Those chosen for the coming season are Federation, College Eclipse, Viking, Yandilla King, Currawa, Wallace, Bunyip, Dart s Imperial, and Warden. These will be grown in larger areas to supply the field, and the following season the seed will be available to farmers. It is almost un necessary ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Sport and Pastime. BILLIARDS. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Sport and Pastime. BILLIARDS. Tlie billiard tournament for the pasi few wei'ks being playuil al the Kxchange hotel, Foster, terminated 011 Thursday last when Wm Oollis won to O. StanrlfieW tecoud, with W. A. Hioe for ihivd place.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Bush Fires. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Bush Fires. A t the latter end of last w-ek word, was brought in-that very ae-inu.s btl'h (ires were raging throughout tin* parishes of Woorarra and Wunyip ; and thai, owing lo the extremity of the weather, their might be seiious consequences. Constable Thomas, 'who lias visited - these outlying .localities mentioned jlmt there was much occasion for alarm, the lires being widespread und. numer ons iiud that all depended upon the ensuing weather whether there might not be a disastrous outbreak. His own cxpei ieuces in. the localities had I eeri of ex i'ing nature and he had lt.td 10 ride through many chains of a li-til of hurtling etubers, while tteos were blazing on ali sides. In the more immediate vicinity fire broke out on the llenwood road on Friday, t.ear the proper y of Mr Ben Richards, at Upper Tooa ; and, the weather on the following day being exceedingly hot wi.h a stro ig north-wost wind blowing, nil that part of the couttry was toon in flames. Fortunately-the hom-, in w !c...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

\M Yoaf Show Boots at BMITE'B 111 fegJs&j Is developing so rapidly and then. are so many opportunities tor supplying jieoj>le with things to' wear, ■ and such strong inducements towards improvement and expan sion, that \ve lind ourselves com " • pelled to increase our working capital. The People of Foster - are not slow to note'enterprise, and - in return for their liberabpatroViage we promise big things in the;near future. SIXTH'S has now : : : - "become fclio noted place for biisi-1 ness—the hub ot'Fostei; for- bar-. gains. We Believe in -FRIENDSHIP IN BUSINESS. This plan is pleasant, profitable; and practicable to buyer and seller, j A Friendship, based on human' service, we intend to cultivate. FEET THAT ARE FITTED and SHOES thai; BEFRIEND. INQUIRE OF THE FOSTER BOOT KING. We think nothing of trouble. We welcome smiling laces. The year 1914 is going to be a record.no business in Foster, will be boosted along like SMITH'S- ' ' ; Seasonable Drapery at Suitable Prices. K...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

TENNIS. On Saturday last the Welshpool tmniB team fulfilled their appoint ment will) llio Foster team on the court of (lie latter club, when a splendid exhibition of tennis ensued, as the following results will shuw :— Ohalmt-r and Soderlund (f.) beat Warren and Cock (\v.) (j—2, 0—4; Chalmer and Soderlund (f.) beat Growse end Morris (w.) G—0, 6—0 ; Skinner and Morton (f) lost to Warren and Cock (w) 2—C, .'5 —G ; Sbiuner and Morton (f) bt-ut Growse anil Morris (w) 4—G-, G—3, G—3. Totals — Foster 6 sets •]■;"> "amef, Welshpool 3 sets 30 games. Tho result of the games played to dato in connection with the above are a8 follows :—Toora 4, Foster 4, and Welyhpool 3. On Saturday the Toora and Benni eon teams met at the Toora court. There was a large number of Hpecta tors present and an enjoyable after noon was spent, the lauies .supplying afternoon tea. The home team won by 48 games to 39 or otherwii-c 7 sets' to 2 Bets. The scores were :—Road knight and filakehnm (T.) v. Baker and Wils...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Church Services. SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 22. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Church Sorvicea. Sunday, Fdimil'auv Cathomc Cumuli.—Muss, Filter i>. l'liKSBVTiilHAN Ohi:bcu. — Fosivr 11„ Ami-y's Truck 2. IiO, Foster "■•'•'X Cnuiu.'ll ov KVf.:-ANL\—Ally's 1J „ I'orS Fraiiltl(» J," Foster Toora 11., Port Welshpool :i, WolsUpool 7.3t>. iMktuoiust Qiiukoii. — Foster 11 and 7, W'nv.un Wuiigi 2 30, Ivmgo 2.30, Fis-li Creak 2 30. Buff-ilo 11, Toora: 11 mid 7.45, Mount 11, Woorarrft. 2.30, Silock's II, Biiigi'-imiiii 11.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHAT A DAUB OF INK DID. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

WJIAT-'A' DAUB OF INK DID. A certain newspaper proprietor had a way of appearing in the com posing and press rooms at the most ii.iexpected times, and as his visits often resulted in a general " shake up" of the working forces of the pa per, they were awaited with fear and trembling by the employes. One lime one of the pressmen, an excel lent workman, who had heen there nany years, but was sometimes guil ty of a lapse of sobriety, had a black eye, and was in a'quandary as to what excuse he should ofTer if the proprietor should notice it. By i sudden inspiration ho seized an ink roller and daubed some ink on his (ace, quite covering the discoloura iion. Presently the governor camc In, and, with the foreman, went through the room, commenting on every detail, and looking very sharp ly at every workman. When about, to leave he suddenly pointed to the inky pressnian and said : " What is that man's name?" The man qaak ed in his shoes, until bo continued, «lowly ^ "I want you to give that ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Great Southern A. & P. Society. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 20 February 1914

Great Southern A. & P. Society'. A committee meeting of the above society was Held on Friday afternoon last in the mechanics' institute, Foster, when the following were present:— Messrs. Jns. Allan (president), T, S. Oram, M. Urquhart, J. H. Dolphin, JI. Lehan, if. Hiimman, Jas. Arnup, E. B. Skinner, W. K. Warner, R. B. M'Lemiati, W. Glemson, J. Perkins, Jas. M'Bride, and the secretarv {D. W. Witton). The minutes having been read by the secretary were, confirmed on the motion of Messrs Lehan and Urqu liart. connEsroNDE.vcE. From J. II. Brings, notifying society of his intention to bring his merry-go round, etc., to the show. John Scott, asking price for stand for side-show. J. J. Willoughby, Manager of tiie Leongafclm Labor Establishment, ac knowledging ticket and schedules, and offering to assist society in regald to entries. (■ ecretury Yarram Town Band, sub mitting price of £9 for services of 12 liion to play on show day. Dave Warne, South Melb., offering to supply a conc...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
x
Loading...
x
x