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Superior Improved Wheat Farms. WITHIN THE REACH OF ALMO T EVERY LAND SEEKER. EXCEPTIONAL TERMS. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

Superior Improved Wheat | Farms. i WITHIN THE REACH OP I - ALMO T EVERY LAND SEEKER. EXCEPTIONAL TERMS. ! . Hain and ^earight, of 12 Loftus | street, Sydney, the well-known | property .s:i[esnien, are ottering 'n j .suitable farming areas, '),Ui)0 acres j of charmingly undulating wheal J land, in the heart of the Xew •"'outh j Wales .wheat belt, which has held ; the record yield of the state for j many years, and enjoys an annual j rainfall of about 22% inches, j It is c-lose to a town possessing [ exceptional railway and economic i facilities. The terms are most ! considerate from a farmer's point of view. The instalments at the ' commencement, when the fanner , most needs money for development ' purposes, are made very light, vix.: ■ b per cent, deposit; 10 per cent. 1 at the end ol o years ; Ihen b per ! cent, annually for 3 years ; balance : at the en 1 of a further five years, ! interest being payable throughout j the whole period at the rate of S3 { per cent, per annum, j Anyo...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FAITH HEALING AND CANCER. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

FAITH HEALING AND CANCER. Remarkable evidence, showing how a oi! cancer died ia great agony while receiving Christian Science '"treatment" irom a woman who ad mitted that she was absolutely devoid of medical knowledge, was given at tlxe Westminster's Coroner's Court at an inquest on Miss Eva Lucy Holden. Miss Holden, wlio was 51 years old, bad been a sufferer from cancer for some years, and bad been told that an operation was necessary. yhe refused to bave an operation, and about two years ago, dho beoamo a Christian scientist. Alice Payne, a friend, deserib Solonao. i>rifetiblr<3i';,.*'~creaVoX;1' i-istian. Holden by prayer. Mrs Donaldson said tbat sbo first mot Miss Holden two years and tbrou mouth ago, when Miss Holden came to lier and said that she had read Chris tian Science books, and wanted to have Christian Science treatment. "Have you had any experience of medicine?" the coroner asked. "No, I have had no medical train ing.'' Mrs Donaldson replied. And what, wa...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FEEDING DAIRY COWS. DRY WEATHER PROBLEMS [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

FEEDING DAIRY COWS. DRY WEATHER PROBLEMS One of tho most serious problems which tho dairy-farmer has to faco is providing feed for daily cattlo during long spells of dry weather. For the purposa of feeding dairy cows, lu cerne far surpasses all other crops. Tho best land is a deep good loam. Lucernd is the most profitable of all crops. Nor is it altogother depend ent upon moisture at or near the sur— faco. It sends its roots far down into tho soil and subsoil, and hence gets supplies of water where many other crops would fail from drought. Tho soil must be in good heart, be well cultivated, and when once established, it will yield crops for several years. Tho surface soil in which" tho seed is placed, must bo line, and manure ap plied liberally. It is much better to drill the seed at the rato of 181b to 20lb to the acre. The .soil must be rich in phosphates, and lime and potash A frequent manure applied is: 35 hush els of lime, 150 lbs of phosphate, lOQlb sulphate of potash, and 75l...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HADN'T KNOWN HIM LONG. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

HADN'T KNOWN HIM LONG. Unole Toby was aghast at finding a strange darky with his arm around Mandy'a waist. . " . "Mandy, tell that niggah to take his ahm 'way from roilnd yo' waist," he indignantly commanded. "Tell him yo'self," said Mandy haughtily. "He's a puffect stranger to me."

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CANADIAN FISHERIES. EXTRAORDINARY ACCIDENT [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

CANADIAN FISHERIES. EXTRAORDINARY ACCIDENT Ah extraordinary condition, . yard ing the British Columbia, Salmon fish eries, which may seriously affect the future of the canning trado, Jius recent ly been reported to tho Fisheries De partment! at Ottawa. In braiding their British Columbia lino -long the precipitous banks of tho Fraser IViver, the Canadian Northern railway, is re ported to havo blasted enormous quantitios of rock into the famous salmon river.. These masses of rock have so deducted Itha current that when a big "run" occurs, they aro unable to pass tho obstacle, and : consequently prevented from reach ing their spawning grounds. This year there was a big "run" and it is stated that wjhen tho salmon reached those dams, they were nnallo to go on, and millions turned back and died without spawning. Tho results will probably bo serious, as a big run occurs every four years, when tOiere is an increase of three and four million dollars in the salmon canning trado. Tho spoiling...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ARTIFICIAL LIMBS. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

ARTIFICIAL LIMBS. Men aro daily working, some with only ono of their natural limbs, some with neither, and yet they are per forming their duties as' rapidly and skilfully as their fellows, who aro made up entirely of flesh,, blood and bone, says the New York Tribune. In Boston there is a legless man who supports himself as a roof painter. Climbing^ about buildings and going up and down ladders, with two arti ficial limbs, lie covers as much surfaco in a day as any of the' others working with liim. On the St Lawrenoo River there is a boatman who makes a busi ness of rowing fishermen to nooks among; the Thousand Islands, where they can fill their baskets. He pulls ■against wind and current, jumps in and out of the boat,'moors and shoves off, as >if he were complete in all liis natur al members, and yet his left leg iB wood beloiv the knee. It would appear , as if bicycle riding were almost impossible, yet J. A. Nil son is a man who finds it easy, and gets as much! assistance from t...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
POSITION OF CLUBS. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

POSITION^-OF.^ CLUBS. CLUB 3 3 g g -g ■; i, i? j a a Boort ; ... 4 3 10 12 Durham Ox ..■. 4 2 2 0 8 Gienloth . ...' 4 ' 2 2 0 8 Lake llarmal 4 1 3 0 4 Next Saturday's matchesBoort v. Lake Ifarmal, at Boort; Gienloth v. Durham Ox, at Boort.

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE MEMS. Waterside Workers. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

MELBOURNE MEMS. From 0"r Spkci.vi. Rei-ortkr.) Waterside Workers. According to what may be termed the Franklin system of social economy, industry is to be commended. Not so is present day tactics,-when a wharf laborer who wished to earn a little more for his wife and 'family, is pro hibited from doing so. The labor .leaders—who toil not, neither do they spin-have declared against working overtime, and of course the men, like dumb, stricken cattle, must fall in line. A Melbourne citizen remarked yester day, "Oh for an hour of General Smutz I" Uneven Returns. Although the districts in which the group of newspapers owned by the Northern District Printing Proprietary : circulates -which area, by the way, of 1 5000 square miles -has experienced a most bountiful harvest, other places have not been so fortunate. For in i stance, the district between Ouven and the South Australian border has i experienced mostly failures; and the settlers are hard put to it to make both ends meet. Where Eve...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

r-''.'(<os s i-i'jriD rvi: r,>.vi>!-:!{ in thcsa days (if nut-tlcmr. life—motoring, tooling, boating, etc.—.1 rei'ni/,- uni! h irm less liquid face pu viler i- trie <»: :::i- neces sities cflife. SOK'rsKs l.lyi'll) PACI >\VI)tiK is (.mm! evports to I, perfectly invaluable preparation and 'a de. idml improvement on the (.Vi.fashautetl dry powder. Besides improvsr.; :i:- appear", .r.ce it act.? as a sine! I to the d alien::. si,in of the facs against hot winds, das:, s tints, md other evtranooa t .matte-. I'.-'c ; ;s q(j uottl.i. i I'uaia ih'e .1 '.V. lie's, IX.. rt. Wliy Cart Water ? T. W. WEICKHARDT'S CHAIWPEBN TANKS ARE BEST. Established over 50 years. Gallon Tanks, com plete, . 22 fgnage O.R.J3. Special Tank Iron, curved true circle, strongly fitted, double : rivetted . with washers, soldered both sides, strong cone 'cover, patent water strainer and "outlet," L inch key screw tap; A Superior Tank, guaranteed t 30 years, £5 (Hail paid to any Station)....

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Electric Lighting at Boort. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

EEectric Lighting at Boort A special meeting of the Gordon Shire Council was hold to deal with the transfer of Order-in-council .for. lighting Boort township with elec tricity. - Secretary explained that it" was necessary to have a poll of the rate payers taken,. and notice should be •given at once to see if the rate payers were willing to 'transfer the Order-in-council to the Boort Butter factory. The company will have to pay all expenses already in curred fay the council. The necessary motion was carried. Cr Malone moved/ Cr Cable, se conded, That the rights .under Order-in-council No.-91, under Elec tric Light and Power Act 1896, be transferred to the Boort Co-Opera tive Butter and Ice Co., Ltd., pur suant to section.3, sub-section 2,^cf Act 1691. Provided that the said company enters into an agreement with the council th.ac it will be pre pared to complete all the works in connection therewith within a period of 12 mouths, and such works to b( started by the said company under l...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MECHANICAL MOUTHING. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

MECHANICAL MOUTHING. "I SCO they'vo invented another auto matic machine that takes the place of a man," remarked Miss Pepper. "But they won't invent a machine that conkl take tne place or a woman "Oh, I don't know." replied Knox, "there's the phonograph." Although ducks wore not quite as , plentiful on tho Boort lakes at in previous years, about 300 shootcis mane it. their business to ondeavi r to kill some of the wily birds on opening .day. Visitors were present from as far distant as Ultima, tq_ the north, and Bendigo, to the . south. Shooting commenced immediately . after midnight on Tuesday, and was Item.up without a break until about 8 a.m. No very sensational bags were secund however, one of the l)i st being lifty. odd, credited to Messrs l->. and J.' Baines. On the 12th and 13t'n of this month, Mr Wodetzki, 'representing Myer's, drajwrs, <tc., Bendigo, will l)e in Boort with an up-to-date range of samples, and will be pleased to meet customers at his sample room...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
UNGRATEFUL TOM. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

UNG I! ATEF DL TOM. Mr Blossom bad bscn very ill, and by the time he vras able to get downstairs again, , bis Lair bad grown to a con siderable length. Then it was that Mrs B. volunteered to cut it for liim. . and Blossom, probably owing to his. Weak condition! consented to the ex-* periment. • Mrs'B. fastened the table- . oloth under Blossom's chin and got to business. Then Blossom repented his rashness." "Groat Scott, Martha," he yelled, as Mrs B. jammed the point of the scis sors an his neck. "What the dickens do you think you're doing?" "Am I hurting-you, dear?" mur mured -Mrs'B. "It's only those cor ners behind; your ears that bother me. Do-keep still." And then she sliced a bit off his car. ' "Thundering' Jumbo 1" shouted B., jumping about rlie room like a oat on hot bricks..- . 'lOli no, ' I'm only doing this for fun; J*. And he dashed upstairs aiid plunged liis head in the-bath. "That's the worst of Tom," sighed Airs B.v as she took up her knitting, y "He's always so ungrate...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A DEADLY INSULT. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

A DEADLY INSULT. "Harry Lore," exclaimed Mrs Knowall to her husband on his return one evening from his office, "I have b-been d-dreadfully insultedI" "Insulted?" exclaimed "Harry love' "By whom?" "B-by your mother," answered the young wife, bursting into tears. "My mother, Flora? Nonsense 1 She's miles on a visit to poor Tom." Flora dried her tears. , , "I'll tell you all about it, Harry love," she said. "A letter came to you this morning addressed in -your - mother's handwriting,- so,- of' course I —I opened-it." f'Of course!" repeated Harry dryly. "It—it was written to you all ife way through. Do you understand?" "I understand.. But where does the insult come in?" "It—it came in tho p-p-postscript," cried the wife, bursting into fresh floods,of briny. "It,said—IP.P.P.S— Dear Flora, d-don't fail to give this L-letter to Harry. I w-want liim to h-have it."

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARRIED IN HER SHROUD. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

MARRiED m HER SHROUD. After being pronounced, incurable by j a score or more of physicians of the j first rank and operated on nine times, each time with supposedly fewer chan ces of recovery, Miss Sophie M. Koerth j of Baltimore, TJ.S.A., was married on September 29, to Jeremiah J. Kails bach in the dress which, four years ago, she made with her own naads for her shroud. Four mouths ago. after the.last and most daring opera tion, Miss Koerth felt for the first time that a cure had been effected. Miss Koerth's case is well-known among surgeons. At one hospital she beg ged to be operated upon, but the sur- | 'goons refused, declaring it would mean nothing but death.

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GIRLS WITH BRAINS HEEDED IN THE HOUSEHOLD. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

GIRLS WITH BRAINS HEEDED IN THE HOUSEHOLD. "Domestic service as a career for educated women" was advocated by Mrs Cloudeslev Brcieton at tlie Na tional Gas Conference. If the edu cated woman was to bo the domestic handmaiden of the future, she said, it must bo as friend and colleague, and not as serf and dependent. She must shave in domestic responsibilities They wanted to got back to the old fashioned ideas aiid ideals of the well bred English women. from feudal times onwards.' arid to depart froin the snobbish and parochial id::a that to understand housework wag to lose caste. This was just a passing phase —a vulgar phase—and had never seri ously affected the well-bred mistress, it was an ideal of the servant's hall, the middle class "lady." and of the half educated noveaux riches generally, of those, in short, who never saw behind the scenes of the real gentlewoman's life, and who seamed to imagine that a queen ate and slept in full court robes, and' that a real "lady" came down ...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FIVE HOURS IN A WHIRLPOOL. MOTOR-BOAT'S ADVENTURE [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

FIVE HOURS !N A WHIRLPOOL. MOTOR-BOAT'S ADVENTURE - Peter Languid, of Copenhagen, a young cinematograph actor, ucarly lost his life while attempting to make a trip through the Whirlpool rapids, just below Niagara Falls ia a snntll motor boat. He sal'ely and swiftly navigated the tempestuous waters of the gorge and reached the outer edge of the famous whirlpool, when the engine went ''dead." For live hours, Languid drifted round and round, bailing like a madman, as the leaky boat took water.- livery minute he could see planks drifting about him suddenly sucked down to the jagged rocks below by the grip of tho pool. At eight o'clock a freakish current swept the boat near enough to the shore for a line to bo thrown aboard, and Languid, shivering and exhausted, was safely landed. Languid began his perilous journey at three o'clock, and tho powerful motor boat darted through tho tearing waters wil-U beauti ful precision. The terrible strain, how ever, caused the engine to slop, and. the ...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SELECTING FARM SEEDS. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

-SELECTING FARM SEEKS Tlie importance of abiamingVelesi) seed, of pure variety and uuo tOi^typa is part of the business coiineotfcl farming that alfcets the numers., fn come to a very great extern, yel^therv are many farmers who sehl„m, give this important matter c sidcratioii. Wo often lu ur say that if they know what what ground the seed v.-as gr as to bo abie to make sure i-Tn are no noxious weeds or - o: purities in the sample, lie, the will not ' mind giving a lilt per bushel for his seed. Vet not mako it his business to particular fields on winch it i which, needless to say, are oik easy reach of him. The snaj farmers know, or should kiionyt litter importance of sowing seeds pure variety and free from 1103? weeds. But in spite ui ibis; there are many, even j, mong.-t who are ill possession of sueh ledge, who do not pay* enough at" tion to the important huskies:, of J iag seeds of pure variety, but', content to let- it go, and do not any further trouble i.o find out w or how su...

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
UNKIND. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

UNKIND. "I studied painting abroad," said i the artist. _ | "That explains it," replied the critic, : "I've never seen a cow like that in this I eonntnr.'1 '

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
REJECTED. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

REJECTED. In a carriage on a Scottish railway sat a number of gentlemen off for tlio holiday. Conspicuous in'the company were two—one an old mail: witli a very bald head, and the other a young fel low with a great crop. of red hair, whose fiery hue would outrival the. set ting sun. AVhen tliev had "passed Paisley most avellers " " ' of the travellers put down their news papers and began to yawn and look out lazily, awaiting the arrival of the train at their destination. Tiring of this prosaio silence, tho young man with tho red hair selected the old man as tho butt of his wit. . "I say, old l'elelw." ho remarked rudely, "Nature surely had uo hair in stork when you were made?" "She had sir, sho had," replied the ! old man: "hut it was alt red, and. I! would not have any of it." j

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IT WOULD NOT DO. [Newspaper Article] — Boort Standard and Quambatook Herald — 12 February 1914

IT "WOULD NOT DO. Miss Milliceut 'Mills was exceedingly indignant with her mother, "I do wish," she said, "yon wouldn't talk about wa-jhing yip when Jim's h?te, mother, it's so awfully common.' "Awfully common eh " repeated her mother, a lady endowed with much common sense. "lint wo liavo to eat. don't we-? And Jim has to eat? And ho eats off dishes, doesn't he? And lie knows dishes have to be—" "Oh 1 know—I know," interrupted her agitated daughter impatiently. "But if you keep,-on mentioning it, yca'ro suro to malft out that you al ways niako dad dryjLhum for you, and —it might put him off."

Publication Title: Boort Standard And Quambatook Herald
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