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USEFUL BYE-PRODUCTS. What Is Gained With the Saving Habit. Credited to T. T. Munger is the following: [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

USEFUL BYE-PRODUCTS. What Is Gained With the Saving Habit. I3y John M. Osikison. Credited to T. T. Munger is the fol lowing:— "The habit of saving is itseii an eu ducation. It fosters every virtue. It teaches self-denial. It cultivates a sonso of order. It trains to fore thought, and so broadens the mind. It reveals the meaning of the word busi ness, -which is somcthiug very differ ent from its routine." Self-denial, a sense of order and fore thought are tho very vitals of business success. Tlt<»y. • are enough to win a modest success for anybody. They are not hidden from the sight of anybody, but lio within the reach of all. And Mr. Munger, believes that by acquiring ,the habit .of saving you -will get tfoejo essentials as a by-product. _ Business success means simply using caro to seo that what comes in shall always be a little more than what goes out. It- means boiug sure that every dollar invested shall bring a few cents more than a dollar within a reason^ nblv short ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

SUPREME AMONG SCOTCH WHISKIES AGE AND QUALITY GUARANTEED.

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PIANO PLAYING IN A FLAT [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

I'JAXO PLAYING IX A FLAT in the Chancery Division yesterday (.he action for . alleged nuisance brought against Mr Emerson "Whit liorne, composer and pianist, of Syd ney-terrace, South Kensington, was dismissed with costs (reports the "Daily News" of November 20). The plaintiffs were Mr Arthur Bloxlmm and Mr Percy Malton, defendant's landlords, and Mr Charles William Daly, a dentist, who occupies a floor immediately underneath Mr Whit hfirnc-'s ilat, and the complaint made was of excessive piano-playing: and the monotonous repetition of tunes. Mr Whithorne denied, tho allegations. Mr Justice Neville held that in pre mises of this kind there must be some give and take. Having no evidence from any person in sound health of being annoyed by tho music, he found that no nuisance had been established.

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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NETHERBY SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

NETHERBY 8P0RTS. A public meeting will be held next Saturday afternoon, at 3 p.m. in the Notherby Mochanics Institute for the purpose of drawing out a programme and appointing oflicc bearers in connec tion with the sports gathering to bo held in aid of the Netherby Mechanics' Institute. AH interested aro requested to attened. See advt. HELD OVER. Owing to pressure on our space we have been compelled to hold over a number of interesting items. The' supplements, which should have ap peared last Friday, are included in this isBuej i

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THE INDUSTRIOUS MOUSE. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

THE INDUSTRIOUS MOUSE. ?>T<my years ;igo a studious Scotsman named David Hutton proved that stores of tho profitable energy were go ing to waste among those tiny hut active folic, tho ordinary domestic mice. In tho summer of 1812 I had occa sion (ho wrote) to he in Perth. "Whiio inspecting tho toys and trinkets that, were manufactured by the French pris oners in the depot there, my attention ■was attracted by a little toy house with a wheel in tho gahle that was running rapidly round, impelled bv the activ ity of a common mouse. For one shil ling I purchased the house, the niouso and tho wheel. But how to apply half-ounco power, which is tho weight of a mouse, to a useful •nurposo was the difficulty. At length the manufacture of sewing thread seemed the most practicable. Tlio investigator found that an ordin ary monso would run on tho average ten and a-half mihs a day; ho had 0110 niouso that ran tho remarkable distanre of eighteen miles in that time. A half penny's wo...

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

TH !•: CAUSirOF RHEUMATISM. Rheumatism is caused by the reten tion of uric ncid in the system, owing to the action of the kidneys being de fective. The following lcttovs will bo interesting to sufferers from rheuma tism :— From Miss Hilda Brown, 2 Grout Buck ingham-street, Redfern, Sydney, N.S.W. "When I whs in Hobart I pas taken ill, and got so bad that I went to a hospital, ;uk1 after staying about throe months I returned to Victoria hardly any better than when I first wont into the hospital. The origin of my trou bles was a chill, caught after taking a hot bath, with the result that 1 could hardly move, the pains in my back and limbs wore so excruciating, I seem ed to got no relief from my treatment. When I arrived in Victoria I was met by my sister, and was induced -by lier to try "Warner's Safe Cure. After tak ing four bottles I felt some relief, and, by the time I had taken six more, I was quite well again. From tlio time of leaving the hospital I took no other remedies of any...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NHILL FARM COMPETITIONS NUMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

NHILL FARM COMPETITIONS NUMBER. The proprietors of this journal, in view of the importance of agriculture in the "Wimmera, have devoted practically the whole of the columns of the " Free Press'' to Mr A; E. V. Richardson's report and awards of the 1913 farm competitions held under the auspices of the Nhill A. and P. Society, Tho photos of the president of tho society (Mr Angus Mcintosh), the vice-president (Mr Peter Bone, junr),.secretary and steward of tho competitions (Mr C. H. Towns', and the judge (Mr A. E. V. Richardson), are by Mr J. W. Brown, of the Ideal Studio, Nhill. The views of the various farms, etc., are by Mr Richardson, tho judge,

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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WHAT PEOPLE DO. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

WHAT PEOPLE DO. By "Walt Mason. "I used to insist that this is the best of all. possible worlds," remarked the druggist, ''but the more J road - the newspapers the uiore I find that be lief slipping. ' There is so much ingra i 0 *n '(vor](1 ^hafc a jnau can't snake n. stick at it. I was leading a hideous story in-the newspaper this morning. ..... . . "An.old woman in a small Wisconsin town was taken to the poorhouso tho other day, and the journey broke lier heart. In bur better days, when slie was.ablo to work and earn money, that woman made a. business "of adopting children and giving thorn a clianco in life.- She. roared throe girls, and all of thorn married well and live in comfort able homes at this hour. And not ono ?l ij rcc 'wo.uld'-lift a finger to keep tne^'old woman from tho poorbouse. Such a story, as that makes a man won der whether human nature isn't a rem nant counter affair." "lieforo a . man makes up his mind to condemn the human racc because of such a story," said i...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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INQUIRIES BY POLICE WHEN NECESSARY TO CAUTION. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

INQUIRIES BY POLICE i WHEN NECESSARY TO CAUTIOX. Before Mr Justice Darling, Mr Jus tice Rowlatt, and Mr Justice Atkin (reports the "Times" of November 20) Lewis v. Harris, a case stated by jus tices sitting in petty sessions, was dealt with, Mr Powell, IC.C., and Mr Mickle thwait appeared for the appellant; Mr Saiikey, Iv.C., and Mr. Clem Edwards appeared for the respondent. It appeared that the appellant Lewis, a superintendent of police, at the Police Court of Blaina laid an in formation under the Sunday Observ ance Act 1077 against the respondent, Esther Harris, for that she on March 30, 1913, did at Blaina unlawfully do and exercise certain worldly labor, business and work in her ordinary cafling as general dealer, the.same not being a work of necessity or charity. The appellant was duly authorised to lay such information by the Chief Constable of Monmouthshire. The jus tfc£S dismissed the information, but agreed to state the following case. Upon the hearing the following facts ...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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NHILL BRANCH P.L.C. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

NHILL BRANCH P.L.C. A correspondent writes .— The first meeting for the New Year was held at the Farmers' Arms Hotel on Saturday evening, 10th inat., the president, Mr A. 13. Kossatz, in the chair. There was a fair attendance, including a visitor from the Horsham branch, who was cordially welcomed by the president. The rnin. utes of the previous meeting were adopt ed. Correspondence from the Apsley, CJarlton, and Dimboola branches, and from the Women's Organising Com mittee, was received and dealt with. It was resolved that this electorate be re presented at tho annual conference of the Political Labor Council of Victoria, to be held at the Trades Hall, Melbourne, on Friday, April 10, and following days. AH accounts due were passed for pay ment. Feeling reference was made by tho president to the death of the late Mr W. J. Davidson, and a high tribute was paid to the Stirling quali ties of the deceased gentleman as an ardent, sincere, and earnest Laborite. The president moved that th...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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A PUNSTER'S POLITENESS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

A PUNSTER'S POLITENESS. Mr. Sasc'j tho 'American joker and poet, onco • bocamo acquainted on a. steamer with a lively young lady, to irlioni lie made himself very agrcenhlo. "Good-bye, -Mr. Saxe!'} said tho young lady at parting. "I fear you ■will soon bo forgetting mo." "A!i, my deax young lady," said tho ! inveterate punster, "if .1 were nbfc a married man already you may bo sure j I'd be for getting youl" Mickey and Dennis wero working in J a garden near a beehive and a bed of onions when a bee slung Dennis on tho wrist. "I always told ye/, whin yo get a sting av a bee to suck it and thin rub in onion juice," said Mickey. After a short time a beo lodged on Slickey's neck. "Oh, Dennis, there's wan on me neckl" ho shouted. "Oh, 'tis gomne down between me shoulders! I'm stung!" "Suck it, Mickey 1" ordered Dennis. "Suck it and -I'll rub m, tho "onion juice 1" Teacher. What is tho proper time to gather apples, Johnny? Johnny: When tho farmer's dog is tied up.

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KANIVA A. AND P. SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

KANIVA A. AND P. SOCIETY. A meeting of the Kaniva A. and P Society was held at Bruder's Hotel oc i • the 10th inst, when the following were] presentMessrs A. Sanders (presi dent), Jno Hicks, W. J. Powell, P. E. Anstey, E. Sharp, J Coutts, and W. Cord . ner vsec). Mr J. Hicks proposed, and ' Mi' W. Sharp seconded, that the follow ing four subjects be applied for, for the Government to lecture'on during 1914 : (1), pruning etc., (2), veterinary sur geon, and this did not clash with the Nhill parade ; (8), wool and sheep de monstration ; (<i), manuring and fallow ing methods. It was proposed by Mr John Coutts, and seconded by Mr Sharp, that the secretary get Mr L. V. Smith to put a lock on tho office door at the show building.

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MORTICIANS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

MORTICIANS. Long "when man departed from i.liis earth fnco his Malcer, then his loved onos. brolt ive-hcartod( called the village undertaker; now when man's in that condition, dead as doatli can ever make liini, ]icoplo piimmon tlio morti cian to embalm and undertake him. \The:i my board begins to harbor wrens and robins, great and lesser. I consult the nearest barber, not tonsorial pro fessor. "When I liavo smno news that orfcor printed bo, to stir men's '.vendor, I riug up a «ood reporter—not a jour nalist, by thunder! "When the sur geon and physician do their -worst and leave pie dying I will murmur: "No mortician round my carcase shall come prying! 'When I'm carried to Clod's acre, see tho doings are, conducted by a Hood old undertaker on old-Fashioned lines constructed!'' How T hato these fancy handles men adopt, to soothe their vitals; thoy are tint dull-witted vandals ivho reject time-honored titles. Ho is safest, sanest, smartest, velio es chews ali sounding lingo; do not cl...

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PRICE OF WHEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

PRICE OF WHEAT. Our Melbourne correspondent wired yestorday as follows :—Wheat was some what quietor to-day, in sympathy with a reaction in Liverpool futures, after the recent advances, but locally the market is steady, with lirmncBS in tone and not much offering. Liverpool futures closed Saturday as follows—March; 7/2^ a cen tfil, fall of a !; May, 7/1&, a fall of J^d; •ruly 7/li, a fall of }/->d. Locally prompt wheat, is not required urgently at present, owing to congestion of arrivals in town and 3/6 to 3/GJ4 is nominally quoted. Forward positions are firm at 3/6iJ for •February delivery, and 3/8i is quoted for April to September extended delivery. Late Saturday business was dono for February to June at 3/75 to the extent of 4000 bags a month. A sale was also made at 3/8} for April-May-June; but to-day buyers wero disinclined to offer more than 3/8 for this delivery. The price of wheat at the Nhill mills yester day was 3/2}, oats 1/4.

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CHAPTER V. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

CHAPTER Y. 'There was . no need to quit the Town Hall to reach tile police-station, and presently Queenie found herself in a room with Joynson Palmer and a couplo of ..police-inspectors. Quito me chanically she noted on array of high ly-polished handcuffs ■ and leg-chains over 'the mantelpiece. A window in okc wall looked:out on the station liali. It Yvf.s the inspectors' room, and the . doo? .opened into a corridor lined on .cither side with cells. There was a faint oil or of disinfectants in tho air. "Beg pardon, miss," said one of the inspectors, "but you mustn't discuss the rights and wrongs of the caso with Mr. St:iwmore. He said something under his breath to his colleague, who quitted?tlio room. His feet rang eehoingly on the stone flags of the o&rridor. Joynson P;ilmev strolled to the window looking out in to the station Jiall, stared out, and blow, rather tSian whistled, a tune from comic opera. Someliow it afford ed his human feeiings relief. Though he was a solicit...

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NIGHT IS COMING. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

NIGHT IS COMfNG. Whilo the blessed daylight lirig&rj, f let us work with might and maia, ■with ' our busy feet and fingers,- also with the busy brain; let t"ho sotting sun be hold us tired, but filled with honost pride: for the night ivill soon enfold us, wuen we lay our tools aside. When 'V v.e'ro in tho churchyard lonely, Tjliera > tho weeping willows lean, there's on» - thing and one thing only that will keep our memory.green. If we did tlie .iiv tasks appointed as wo lired our speed ing years, then our graves "will bo an- ,v^; ointed with a mourning legion's teats. :vS| All our gnod intentions perish wnen » ■ closed the cofEn lid, and the world will only cherish nnd re member what we did. Nothing granite, monumental, can presorvo your-little fame; epitaphs are incidental, and will not embalm - "1^ your name. Nothing counts -when yon ; >foS aro sleeping, but th'e goodly work ■/.'<$? you've done; that will last till gods aro weeping round the ruins of the ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

OPPOSING FORCES' "Why don't they use Lux?" A little boy said, As he tried to draw His shirt o'er his head. Whilst I grow bigger, My shirt is shrinking, And the opposing forces, I am much thinking Will end in disaster To that shrinking shirt. 1 can't shrink to suit A shirt shrunken short I must have room to grow—■ While my shirt says, no. The shirt must suffer, If it still acts so. But the shirt needn't shrink, 1 And I may still grow— For Lux is made to wash Woollens, white as snow Without any shrinking, Soft as eiderdown. Lux is sold in packets, Everywhere in town. Twopence is the price, And the price is low, If Lux'll give me room, In my shirt to grow. Why do they do it ? If they'd only think To wash wool with Lux, Woollens will not shrink. Won't Shrink Woollens Levar Brot tiara Limited, Street Car Conductor: How old aro you, little girl? Little Girl: f'm paying full faro, so it isn't necessary for you to ask imper tinent questions. A GOOD BUSINESS SUIT AT A REASONABLE PRICE MADE T...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

"sroTrarGt sbsisloss AUCTIONEERS. Stoek and Station Agents, Laud. Finance and Commission Agents HORSHAM Mil LI,, and nAHIlTON. Branch Offices at—Min.up, Rupanyup, Warraeknabeal, Dimlioola, Oasterton, & Ka iv AUCTION SALES OF HORSES, CATTLE, SHEEP, ETC Held as under :-»HorBham; Hamilton, Nhill, Minyip.: Rupanynp, Qnrofce,' Kaniva, Dimboo a, Dunkeld, Casterton, Cavundiah, Balmoral, and Strath downie. Agents for— Dennvs. Lascelles, Austin, and Co. The Mount Lyel) Minurea • The Ballarat Trustees,-Executors, and Agency Oy. Ltd. /. a f<,vh*0rient hPart Coy Lt(i bteamship Co Passengers booked The Victoria Fire Insurance Coy to Loudon and Europe from the local The Crossly Gas and Oil Engines ' ^here all particulars may • Cooper's fheep Dip be learnt on application. Ntiill "Weekly Sales. SATURDAY, JANUARY 24,1914. YOUNG BROS, will holi* their usocl' asle as above, when they wll offor— FOR PRIVATE SALE 892 Acres Land, miles north from Nhill ; cleared, substantially fenced p...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

XT; j \/\ ILL PAY YOU JL PAY US A VISIT During Christmas Week. We have stocked our premises witll fc-EL dxceptionally large assortment of the Daintiest Goods for ex ternal adorament and internal enjoyment. "Sou will find OUR VALUES UNSURPASSED, and we can supply you PROMPTLY and EFFICIENTLY, In our Drapery & Millinery Departments We are showing GOODS OF EVERY DESCRIP TION that have been CAREFULLY SELECTED and WELL BOUGHT. In our Boot and Shoe Department You will find the LATENT and MOST. FASHIONABLE styles of FOOTWEAR at Modest Prices. Ill our Grocery Department Is every thing that is needed to gladden the heart at this Most Festive Season of the year. IN OUR CELLAR We have a Choice and Varied Assortment of Wines Ales, Spirits, Cordials, Aerated Waters, and Teetotal Sum" mer Drinks. We are out for business, but ve are also out to please our patrons, and to have it said by them that NAIFIELD AND JHIRPHY, ? Victoria Street, N^i!, gives every one satisfaction Victoria Street NH...

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The Nhill Free Press WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED THE "NHILL MAIL." TUESDAY, 20TH JANUARY. News and Notes THE DUCK SEASON. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

he Shill free Press With which is Incokpouated the " Nhill Mail." TUESDAY, 20m JANUARY. IjieUtt mil |Ulw THE DUCK SEASON. The opening day of the wild duck season was fixed by the Fisheries and Game department for 11th February. Last year the season opened on 15th February. The earlier date this year is owing to the young birds being a little more advanced than previously.

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