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ALLEGATION OF COMMISSIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 31 January 1914
ALLEGATION OF COMMISSIONS. An unusual Army scandal was re vealed yesterday by the detention of a larse number of non-commissioned of ficers In the Guard regiments quar tered In various parts of the country (says the "Dally Express" of November 27). The "Express" understands that over twenty non-commissioned officers con nected with the commissariat depart ments of the different regiments were placed under arrest owinff to allega tions that they had accepted commis sions on orders for stores. Some of those detained were brought to Lon don from Aldershot nnd Windsor, while others were taken from their bar racks in different parts of London.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
GILLINGHAM'S M |J 0 i I h U ? Oil Y IS jXOW otv. The whole Stock reduced to Prices that will make a Speedy Clearance. This is not a sale of Job Stock, nor of Soiled Stock, nor of old Out-of-date Stock, but a Genuine Offer of Big Reductions on the whole of our Up-to-date, Fresh, De pendable Drapery So Clothing SPECIAL PRICES FOR DRESSMAKING. During the S:.le extremely low charges will be made for making any materials bought. With reduced pricc s for Materials, Linings, Trimmings and Making a chance occurs of securing a Stylish-made Dress at about half usual prices. We guarantee absolute satisfaction with every Dress made in our rooms. H. N. GILLINGHAM DIRECT IMPORTER and DRAPER, COBDKN. For Constipation, | Biliousness, ^ Bad Breath, | Headache, Indigestion. A - teligtitfei Family Mi PUBLIC NOTICE. W. J. SILVESTER DESIRES to intimate to the Public .>[ Cobden and District that he has taken over the Old-Established and Well known Business of MKSSK.S. vSILVKSTKU A: DAVIES, Comprising....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
SHIRE OF HEYTESBURY. Tenders for Contracts n ENDERS lire invited anil will be 1 tceived by the Tendir Committee of ilie Hcytosbury Shire Council until II a.m. on WEDNESDAY, February H, 1911, for th ; following WORKS : Con'ract 11.- fencing New Umul at Callaway's, , Tim boon 15.-Fencing New Road at HammiU'a and Bond's, Ilruclcnell 20.-Kencinp New Rond thrcuyh W. liaker'8, Jancourt 21.-Bridpe over Slierbrrnke River, between Port Campbell and 1'iineelown 26.-Metalling Pott Campbell Road at W. Mickey's Plans and spoeilications may bo seen at the Shire Hall. Cobden. Copies of 14 and 15 may be seen at 1'ost Oiliee, Tiroboon. The lowest or any tender not uceessarily accepted. LOST fiom Gletifyne, near Cobden, about thirty 2 to 2.J year old HlilFERS, newly branded A7 »n ribs. SILVESTER k MoCONACHY. Cobifcn. .a t. tshire Hall, Cobifen,. January 28, 11)14. .LOST. LOST. BETWEEN Elingaroilc ami Glenfyne, black Spnniel 1JOG. C. K. JORDAN, Cobd«n. NOTICE. A MEETING of DELEGATES of School Committe...
A Home-Made Hair Grower, That does Marvels. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
A Home-Made Hair Grower, That does Marvels. During llic last few years announce ments have appeared occasionally telling liow lo make a really good hair tonic that would actually make tlio hair grow, and it gives us great pi. nsuro lo learn that so many who have tried it hare obtained such remarkable results. One lady writes that immediately after reading the formula, sho went to her chemist and hud him put up as directed, 1 ounce of Lavons do Compusee, ^ dram Menthol Crystals, and 8 ounces Bay Rum. She took this home and, although her hair had been falling out terribly and she was threatened with baldness, sho was astonished and delighted to note that the falling out of the hair stopped immediately, and the hair itself begun to grow in an amazing manner. In fact, ^he stales that it has i*l v .x....rlv ft I.v - WtVlo over two mnmlts. Moreover, lier hair is now. brigliter, glossier nnj more luxuriant than ever, nnd is still growing. She rubbed the tonic into the roots twice a day for...
District Racing Fixtures. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
District Racing Fixtures. The following racii.g fixtures imve lieen allotted by the Y.R.C. : February 7-llawkesdule February 12-Portland February 14-Crcssy February 14-Ternng. February 21 - Dceac February 21-Colac February 28-South Purrnnibctc. March 7-Cobdcn March 14-Garvoc Murcti 14-Geeiong (St. Patrick's Day meeting). March 17-Koroit March 21-Hexham March 24-Ciramut March 28-Dixio April 4-Woodford April 11-Mortlakc April 18-Penshurst April 18-Ternng April 22 and 23-Hamilton April 25-Port Fairy April 27-Mortlake April 27-Cressy. May 5, G, 7-Warrnambool. May 13 and 14-Coleraine. May 16-Kirkstall May 20 and 21-Casterlon May 23-Camperdown Juno 8-Colac July 1-Gcelong.
CRUMBS. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
CRUMBS. Heytesbury Sbice Council meets next Wednesday. Visitors continue lo arrive at Port Campbell and Peterborough. Harvest Festival services will b6 held at the Methodist Church on Sunday. Another report with reference to the Port Campbell railway gained circula tion throughout the town yesterday. Mr. Abercrombie, formerly of Cobdc-n has bean appointed an inspector of the Yictorian branches of the National Bank of Australasia. Mr. Finlay Fraser, of the Theo logical Hall, Melbourne, has been appointed assistant, to the Rev. A. Dunn, of Camperdown. At Timboon on Saturday next Messrs. Silvester and McConnchy will hold a sale of furniture and effects on account of Mr. G. R. Callaway. Mrs. Stevenson, mother of Mrs. James -YlcKenzie, Cobden, died suddenly on Saturday. Deceased was at one time a resident of this district. [ Silvester & McOonachy, in conjunction with J. G. Johnstone & Co , will offer Mr. T. F. Rutledgo's property at Timboon. Mr. Northey, who was recently ...
Old Boys' Association. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Old Boys' Association. There was a good attenduuco at a ! meeting bold last night to further consider the formation of an Old Boya' Association at Oobden. Mr. R. Silvester occupied the chair, I auil read the rules of Soarsdale Assoeia- ' tio». IIu stated thai a meeting had beon : held recently, but as there were not I many present, it was doomed advisable ! to adjourn till that evening. Mr. 1 Carroll, a" old Colnlun schoolboy, who j was the first mover in the matter, | thought is would bo advisable (if they formed the association) to hold the first re-union in Melbourne, as a large number of Cobden boys resided there now. Onco they got going the move ment would receive good support. On the motion of Mr. W. J. Silvester, seconded by Mr. M. Power, : it was resolved that an association bo formed at Oobdon. Mr. R. Silvester was appointed secretary pro tem. Mr. W. J. Silvester moved that boys attending the Cobden State School up till ten years ago be admitted into the association. This w...
Heytesbury Forest Misssions [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Heytesbury Forest MisBiono With reference to the work of the Heytcsbnry Forest Missions, the following circular lias been issued by the Rev. F. W. Rolland, Moderator of the Central Mission, and the IJev. A.S. Houston, Moderator of the Port Campbell Mission :-" The Congrega tion* ot t'Wo MortUUi! Pre.-bytcry limo always taken a general interest in inn Spiritual welfare of their fellow Presbyterians who live in the long stretch of hilly forest that separates the plains from the sea. It has never been easy for selllerj in this district to make headway against the disadvantages that confront linn. Somo have left the forest, but others are still in possession, and are hopeful of more than holding their own. The time has not yet come when these Missions are self-supporting, and because of the cutting oil of the Charges of Lis more and Darlington from (lie Mortlul>o Presbytery, the remaining Charges will have (o increase their, nl present, small contributions, if the Forest collection i...
ARE SO PLEASANT TO TAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
ARE SO PLEASANT TO TAKE. " I WHS inclinad to bo constipated and wns always compelled to take a laxative, ' writes Mr. Hugh McNaughton, Lubeck, Vic. " Chamberlain's Tablets were recnnitneiuled to tne and n few doses relieved me of this troublesome complaint. I tbinl; sc highly of them that now I tako an occasional dose which helps to keep me in pood health." Sold by Mr. J. Anoenr, Gobdeu. Including fourteen million children under fifteen, there are seventeen million peoplo in Great Britain who aro abstainers. Thus all the liquor consumed is drunk by twenty.three million people. Their yearly bill averages £7 n head. DISORDERED LIVER. " For disorders of tho lirer nnd stomach there is no better mcdicino than Chamberlain's Tablets," writes Mrs. Margaret J. Watson, Emerald, Q. "I snITered with bad headaches caused by a disordered liver. Hearing my customers speak so highly of Chamberlain's Tablets I thought I would try what they would do for me. After the first few doses I noticed an impr...
Cadet Drills. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Cadet Drills. The following is a list of parades for "12i" Company, 2nd batallion, Cobden : STATUTORY. Whole Days. Saturday. February 28. . Friday, March G. - Half Days. Monday, February 2. Saturday, February 14. Saturday, March 14. Satrrdav, March 28. .. VOLUNTARY. Whole Day-Saturday, March 21. Half Day, Satnrday, February 21. Classes for officers and non commissioned officers will be held at the Public Hall every Monday evening, at 7.80.
Elingamite State School Picnic. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Elingamite State Sohool Picnic. wI tXtco 14-C n n g'n I n 1 to' Wtato School "took place at the lake yesterday, undor pleasant weather conditions, The eveut had been looked forward to with eager anticipations for somo timo past, and the children spent a very pleasant day. After lnnchoon had been partaken of a good sports programme was run off. Tho winners of the different events were as follows : Men's log chop, Mr. Haydtn; boya' log chop, Albert Curry ; needle threading race, Ernest Smith ; old buffers' race. Mr. W. Andrews: sa^k race, E. Smith ; egg and spoon race, E. Smith. Tho children also sang a number of school songs, under tho direction of tho head teacher, Mr. Semmel, who was thanked by Cr. Ellis. The prizes for the yeir were generously donated by Mrs. Ellis, and were distributed by Miss Ellis, who was accorded a vote of thanks by Mr. Semmel on behalf of tho scholars. The awards were as follow : Grade VIII. - Doris Vagg, 1; Rupert Callaway, 2 ; Harry Vagg, 0. Grade VII.-Emi...
Panmure Races. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Panmure Races. Tlio annual meeting of the Piinmurc Racing Club was held on Saturday. Result! : Trial Stake*, six furlnngs-Glenkirk 1, Brig-lit Ivirk 2, Wynne 8. Winner, 8 to 1. Woo by two lengths. Time, 1.19. Hurdle Race, two miies-Minneboro 1, Wasceca 2, Calabash 3. Winner, 4 to 1. Won »asily. Panmuro Fark Handicap, one inile Wharo 1, Major Eight 2. Moome 8. Winner, 5 to 4. Won by half a length. Time, 1.51. Distance Handicap Trot, one milo and n-lialf-Rex Alula 1, Jackeroo 2, Hilmont 3. Winner, Even money. Won by five lengths. Time, 4.9. Welter Handicap, six furlongs Vod-ki 1, Glenkirk 2, Golden Vale 3. Winner, 2 to 1. Wonb; half a length. Hack Race, six furlongs-Aristaeus 1, Bowyong i2, WilUtuk 3. Winner Even money. Won easily. Varnish stains on the hands nre quickly removed by rubbing with methylated spirit. Apply this before washing with soap. TO DO OTHERS GOOD. " I have been living in S.W. Queensland for thirteen years," writes Mr. &lt;1. R. Tindale, "Editor of the Ctin...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
"Second to Mone." As we do not intend carry ing over remains of our Summer Stock, we are deter mined to clear same at specially low prices. Big Reductions in all Dress Goods,. One-piece Dresses, Blouses, Underskirts, &c. Bargains in ±ieady-to-wear Hats & Children's Millinery SPECIAL PRICES IN CHILDREN'S DRESSES TO GLEAR. YOUR INSPECTION IS INVITED. J. ANfMEAR, GENERAL STOREKEEPER, COBDEN. Railway View Hotel, TIM BOON. ..W.JL MURPHY.. DKSIRKS to intimate that, he has puiehnsed the above cnnviently situuted am! popular hostelry, and trusts, by paying strict attention «o the requirements of the travelling public, to merit a fair share of support. Only best brands of ale?, wines., and spirits stocked. : A feature of the bouse will be dinner on train days. W. A. MUUPHV. Proprietor. W. GARVXE, 13UrX"OIriI£I3, Victoria-Street, C O B D E N, BKGS to announce to the Pub'tic of Cobden ami Surrounding District that he has COMMKNU15D HUSINKSS as a HUTCH ELI in Premises in Victori...
THE COBDEN TIMES AND HEYTESBURY ADVERTISER Published on Wednesdays and Saturdays. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1914. Sohool Committee's Proposal [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
THE COBDEN TI IVIES HEYTESBURY ADVERTISER Publiihed on Wednesdays and Saturday!. WEDNESDAY, FEBUUAKY 4, 19U. Sohool Committee's Proposal The proposal to have a bathing plaoe at the reserve near the Stato School has been well received by local residents, and tunny have expressed their willingness to contribute towards the cost if it is found necessary to make an appeal to the public. Tho Education Department has been requested to have tho area (which consists of about 3$ acres) proclaimed an education ground. It might be mentioned that although the School Committee is the body th«t has taken the initiatory steps in the matter, it is not intended to reserve the place for the use of the children, but, on the other hand, all those desirous of having a swim will be afiorded an opportunity of doing so at certain times during each week. Although nothing definite has ypt been arrived at. it is thought that the dimensions of the bath will be about 20 ft. x 50 ft., and that it will be made of...
Carpendeit. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Cfirpendeit. Growing crop?, audi ns potatoes, maize, rnpe,*ranr)gol(l?, &c., will greatly benefit by the recent rni.is. Harvesting, except for a few late crop?, baa been completed, and the results, although a long way behind the heavy yields of last year, arc considered to be fair. Owing to the abundance of grass last winter a large quantity of hay has been held over. This with the prevailing low price of bay and chaff, will have the effect of reducing tho area placed under cultivation this year. Soda should never be used for cleaning glass of any kind, as it will soon destroy the brilliancy of the ware. Naturally if the glass be very greasy there is no help for it; but immediately the grease is removed the article should be thoroughly rinsed in clear cold water. GOT VERY WEAK. " My hoy Jack was very bad with Diarrhoea" writes Mrs. M. Lee, Forbes, N.S.W. " For quite a fortnight ho was ill and got very week. My husband bought a bottle of Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Reme...
Western District Factories, THE CREAM QUESTION. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Western District Factories, THE CREAM QUESTION. The home separator still continues to make its way throughout the district. Try as they will, the factory manager! cannot increase their whole milk snpply, although erery gallon of home separated cream means a Further deterioration in the quality of their butter. There are so many suppliers who will not take the necessary care of their separators or their cream. Tlio latter, too, is often kept for two or three day?, and in this weather the result is fatal to the making of a good butter. Tito following table shores the amount paid for milk, os compared vrith cream, durine the wintor six months. All (lie figure?, excepting Cubden, nra for the half year. The Cobdeo figures are estimated : Paid for Paid for milk. milk. Factory. £ £ Garvoc ... 3074 S415 WarrDambool ... 53969 9798 Grasmere ... 10,298 9515 Mortlake 3168 1368 GU-normiston ... 29,-132 1390 (Jobden ... ... 30,12a 18,000 Colac 28,405 49,13-1 Oaroperdown ... 80,620 87,290 The ouly...
CRICKET. Cobden v. Camperdown. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
CRICKET. Cobden v. Camperdown. The above tenuis played n match at | Cobdeu on Saturday afternoon, in ideal | weather. (Jatnpeidmvn hatted firat, and j made a score of ](!(!. Clingin put up a j very creditable game for the visiiorp, ! nad proved himself a first-class batsman, l retiring with Gli runs to his credit. : Cobden went to the vvicke;s at 6 o'clock, and had (15 runs to their credit at half-pnst G, when the match was declared a draw. A feature of the play was the wicket-keeping by Colfe, who "stumped" threo of tho Camper down players in succession. Appended ni'G tho scores : CAM PER DOWN. W. Show, b Ferguson ... ... -1 W. Cliagin, not out ... ... 65 L. Austin, retired... ... ... 0 T. McMillan, c Cole?, b Hcggie ... 8 II. Lisle, st. Colee, b Drew ... 12 D. Taylor. _«t. Colon, l> Draw ... 10 E. Saddler, st. Colep, b Drew ... 9 \V. Sutton, not out ... ... 36 Sundries ... ... ... 12 Total 166 Bowling-Drew, three wickets for 45 runs ; Heggie, ono for 20 ; Ferguson, one for 31 ;...
Sporting Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Cobden Times and Heytesbury Advertiser — 4 February 1914
Sporting Notes. Entries for the Terang picnic carnival, to be bold on February 11, close to-night. Tho Oobdeu Gun Club will hold a shoot on Saturday next, when the fifth round for tbo £5 5s trophy, to be won threo tirnos, will bo decided. Thore will also bo sweepstakes. The first round for the singles in tho Muninie Cup Tennis Competition .» I.U l;.. ou Unttiriliiy noxt botween Cobden and Camperdown. Tlie local representatives will be L. Thompson, Dr. Drew, J. ileggio and H. Thompson. llorsoownera are reminded that nominations for the Scott's Creek and District Race Club's annual moeting on February 16 should be lodged with the secretary or Mr. J. Doherty, Cobden, by Friday next. An attractive programme has been arranged, the value of the prizes having been increased. The meeting ia being conducted under the rules of the V.lt.C. and only amateur riders aro eligible to take part. At a moeting of tho committeo of the Cobden Turf Club, hold on Monday night, the secretary expressed the ...