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HOW JIM DELIVERED THE GOODS. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

HOW JIM DELIVERED THE GOODS. , A- North Carolina farmer (writes the ''Country Gentleman"), who, dur ing the% infancy of his firstborn,;; had ? dreamed of the day when Jim would stand; among the leaders of the bar,, or in- the fields- of cmedicine;^ was mightily grieved 'when -the lad: chose to .follow;;in ; the footsteps of: a,rlon'R line of iarming anpestors.i i-Jiny led. all the v classes at the: Agricultural Col lege, but this was no solace to his disappointed Dad.. .It was not . until the youngster had come home to his ancestral "thousand acres" .and had begun to apply "science"-to the very scrubbiest and most hopeless corner of- the estate that his father began, to taker an interest. v And ^it: was a swift progress from interest to'pride--only a step from pride to . enthusiasm. Half a-word: will get the;-''old: man"' started nowadays. ''Did you ever see a better, stand of corn .than that?" ;.-he^egins:^v;" Well, ? let~me tell "you what: that; corn reprcT sents-and how, poori>...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

POSTAL NOTES. - Postal Notes, from 6d to 20/, may be . obtained at all1 Post; Offices, and are payable at all Post Offices from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Poundage, under 1/6. H.; unedj 4/6, id., under 5/. lad.; under 7/6, 2d.; under 20/; 3d; The values of the Notes have beer> so arranged that any sum of shillings and sixpences up to one pound may . be remitted by not more than two of these notes. Should it be desired to. transmit broken sums of pence un obliterated stamps, not exceeding in value 5d.. may be affixed to the face of the Note, and the amount of thf Note and stamps will be paid. Victorian postal notes are now pay able in New South Wales, South Aus tralia, Tasmania, Queensland, and Western Australia, and vice versa, i 4Should;;thc:;<!paces..in ^asDostal^Noie . for name of payee "and spaying office not be filled up, the Note wil be pay able to any post-office in the colony. When it is desired to make it pay able to anyone, then the name of the person and of the Money ...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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SPRINGHILL. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

SPRINGHILL. Monday's Serious Fire.-On lion-' .clay..afternoon a bush fire broke out jn/^lKHdldensron's paddock and burnt a considerable area of grass land and fencing before it was subdued. With a choppy south wind behind it, the P fire spread very rapidly and a wall of iV; flame two miles wide descended with fury upon a 400-acre paddock of grass 'M owned by Mr.(:J. Glenn and swept It H in a i"ew seconds.. Nearly 500 sheep were in the paddock.:7 r They escaped '0 what appeared-';, inevitable" extinction % by'-.congregating in . a 'small patch of £< bare ground. Thirty or more fire fighters were soon on the scene, and checked the fire on the'northern side. re Fanned by the very strong breeze. the ' flames crossed the Kyneton road into : Messrs McCann Bros.' property, but ', was checked by-the creek, where the grass ! fortunately was ( still green However, the flames: 'had gained ground further south and were rauinn in Mr Herman Hill's paddocks, where w Treat damage was don...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

MONEY ORDERS. Commonwealch. - Not: exceeding £Sr6d.; £io, i/; £15, r/6; 020,-2/. - New Zealand and Fiji.-Not ex ceeding £2, od.; £5; 1/': £7, r/6 £10, 2/; £12, 2/6: £15, 3/; £i7 3/6.; £20. 4/, up to £40. America and Italy.-5d. for ever < £ 1 or: part thereof to £20. United Kingdom (through Orders Cape of Go9d Hope. -Hong Kong. S;. maliland, Peru. sNatal. Ceylon. Indis. Transvaal, Orange River, Gerniin.v and Canada, 6d. for every £i or par1 thereof to £40. Money Order Office closes nooi; Saturdays.

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THE HEARTH FIRE GIRLS. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

THE HEARTH FIRE GIRLS. At tlie Y.W.C.A. Conference now being' held in Kyneton Miss Barnes, national secretary, explained the aims of the Hearth Fire Girls, which is the Australian adaptation of the United States Camp Fire Girls. The object of this club is to, band together groups of girls for the purposes of helpful ness, home making, health and happi ness; The club is led by a leader cal led the Guardian of the Hearth Fire, .who, of necessity, must be a woman of motherly instincts, with a gift for making everyday duties interesting and familiar with outdoor life and ac tivities. The law of the hearth fire is 'fh'atevery mernb er * ishould ? . con s'cicn-" tiously and truthfully repeat the fol lowing:-. "On my honor, I promise, wherever I may be, that I will do mv best to be contented, to be courteous, to give service, to hold on to health, to think, to. be trustworthy, and to re verence God." The membership is of three .degrees, (i) The Hearth Ten der, (2) a Fire Maker, and (3) a L...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. Telegraph Money Orders " are is sued and paid at all Money Order* Offices. . Money" can be remitted- bj telegraph to. any Money Order Office (which is also a telegraph office) ii)': AHctoria upon payment of the charge tor a message of 16 words, or to the neighbouring colonies upon paymenr of the charge for-a: telegram of i( words, in /addition to -the . usual rat? of commission

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SENSATIONAL TRAGEDY AT CASTLEMAINE. A PLUCKY MATRON. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

SENSATIONAL TRAGEDY AT CASTLEMAINE. A PLUCKY MATRON. .: tOne of the most sensational;-anii tragic incidents that has occurred in Gastlemaine for many years took': place on Tuesday morning,, resulting, in the death of Mr. William McKind ley, a well known and popular resident of Barker's Creek' (writes the "M.A. Mail'O . k McKindley,! who. was ,. just 3Sc.years 'of- age* was admitted-to the. hospital last Friday evening, suffering from a depression. of spirits' bordering on .melancholia.. He was apparently on the highway, to recovery, but on Tues day morning dispelled the,hopes enr tertained for his" restoration to health.. He was served with breakfast in bed, lie being in' one of the upstairs wards. While he was having break fast the nurse attended-to another patient near at hand, and seizing the: opportunity McKindley sprang from his bed and rushed past the nurse and gained the balcony. Without a mo ment's hesitation' he climbed on to th_c railing and got over, despite the ef forts ...

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Mails Received at Post-office. Kyneton. From [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

Mails Keceived at Post-office. Kyneton. From Melbourne, at 9.40 a.m., 3.10 p.m., and 9 p.m.; also at 6.30 a.m. Down T.P.O., 9.40 a.m., 3 p.m., 9 p.m. Trenthain, at 9.40 a.m. Woodend, at 9 p.m., included in down T.P.O. at 9.40 and 3 p.m.- j Benaigo, at 8.30 a.m., 2.10 p.m., ana g p.m. Up T.P.O., at 2.10 p.m., and 9 P-m. Metcalfe, at 8.30 a.m. Edgecombe, Lanfley, and Sidoniav at 3.30 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Springhill and Upper Coliban, at 3.30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Piper's Creek and Pastoria East; at 4.30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Sa turday. Lauriston, daily at 12.30 p.m. and 5.30 p.m. West Kyneton, daily at 5.30 p.m. Barfold, Redesdale, Mia Mia, Green hill, East Metcalfe and Redesdale Junction, daily at 7.24 a.m. R. E. TILT, Postmaster.

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POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. Mails Close at Post-office, Kyneton. For [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

l^ST-OFFIC E TIME-TABLE. [ Mails Close at Post-office, Kyneton. For Melbourne, at 7.10 a.m., 1.30 p.m., 8 p.m. Bendigo, 2-55 p.m. and S p.m. Up T.P.O., at 1.30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Woodend. at? 7.10 ? a.m. and 1.30 p.m. Carlsruhe R.S., at 7-10 a.m. Tyldeh, Trentham and Fernhil!, at 7.55 a.m. Down T.P.O.y 9 a.m. an-' 2.35 and 8 p.m. Metcalfe, at S.55 a.m. daily.. ? Glenlyon. at 8.55 a.m.' daily.. Malmsbury. at S.55 a.m. daily. - Edgecombe, Langley and Sidonia, at :o a.m., on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Spring Hill and Upper Coliban, at 10 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Piper's Creek and Pastoria East: at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Lauriston. daily at 10 a.m. and 3.15 p.m. » - -West-Kyiicton^claiiV al to a.-ai.. Barfold, Redesdale, Mia Mia, Green hill, East Metcalfe, and Redesdale Junction, Daily at 3.55 p.m.

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INTERCOLONIAL RATES [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

INTERCOLONIAL RATES To New South Wales, New Zealand. South Australia, Tasmania; Western Australia, Fiji, British New Guinea. < and New Hebrides - -Letters. For every loz. or under .... o I-. Post Cards-Stamp or Card .,, o I Letter Cards .. .. ...-? o x Reply Post Cards-each .. 2 Registration Fee o 3 Acknowledgement of delivery of registered article .. .. 0 2* -Packets. Commercial Papers and Print ed Papers, maximum weight ?il'o., maximum dimensions, :2ft. in length, ift. wide or ypss, 2oz. or under o i £auenis and Samples, Pack ets or Merchandise, etc., maximum >veight lib., di mensions not t« exceed 2ft. x 1 ft., 2oz. or under .. .. 01 -N ewspapers. Each, every iooz. or und . . o 0} Sulk Parcels or newspapers posted by a registered news paper publisher or newsven dor, £ooz. or fraction there of o 2 -Parcels. For each Parcel of lib. or under -. 0 8 Each additional lib. cr un der up to nib 0 " -Queensland. Tlie same as to other colonies for all postal matter except News...

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POSTAL INFORMATION. RATES OF POSTAGE. VICTORIAN RATES. Letters. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

POSTAL INFORMATION. RATES OF POSTAGE. VICTORIAN RATES. -Letters. . s. d. For every Joz., or fraction thereof .. .. .. .. .\ .. .. o i Urgent Letter-For each let ter (in additon to ordinary postage) .... . . ......04 Post Cards .. .. 0 1 Reply Post Cards 0 2 Letter Cards o 1 Registration Fee o 3", ' A'ckn'0"wtetigcmcntr oi of registered article .. .... o i\ -Packets. Commercial Papers, Printed Papers, maximum weight - 5lb., maximum dimensions 2ft. in length by 1 ft. in width or depth, 2oz. or under .. .. o i Wholly Printed Matter, ex cept address, which may be in writing on exterior or cover of packet-For every 2oz. or under, up. to 'sib. .. 0 oj Patterns, Samples, Packets Merchandise, maximum lib., not to exceed 2ft. x ift., 2oz. or under . . o J -Newspapers. For each newspaper IOOZ. or under .. ..' .. .. .. .. .. o, oj Within the Commonwealth and Papua, 40Z. or part of 4oz .. o 0$ Magazines and Publications *.-v. not published in the Com monwealth -- O , U '' Published within the C...

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THE BUSH BROTHERHOOD'S DIFFICULTIES. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

CHE BUSH BROTHERHOOD'S DIFFICULTIES. - Prior to his departure for Tasmania on Wednesday, the Right Rev. Geo. Merrick Long, Bishop of Bathurst, ;.;:ive an interesting' account of the work of the Brotherhood of .the Good Shepherd, or bush brothers as they arc; generally called, and of his own "experiences while travelling in his {.extensive - diocese, which contains a Territory tl'ie size of Victoria, cxtend :inp;:rrom the Riverina, in the south of .>?N-^wi-South:\rv"ales, to the Queensland hosder. ami from the Blue Mountains >tomiles: beyond Bourke. - Ne'r.rly.ihe whole winter is spent by iGikliop'-fLongiin the far west. He .-dr.ivesyi-sO':'r;]farzJrom.: civilisation that ioftcnsjiiany-idaysspass before he comes ttoi'th'c^railwayi'line;:-- rSome of. his par ishesi:arc-vgreater*iin ,area than any .diocesesins^Victoria, - with -the excep tion of that-or .Ballarat. Assisting him in' his work are the bush brothers, a body of men now about? 14 im number;?,who have pledged -tljemsclv...

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METCALFE SHIRE PICNIC. (To the Editor of the "Kyneton, Guardian.") [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

METCALFE SHIRE PICNIC. (To the Editor, of the "ICyneton, Guarclian..") bir.-As there appears to be a vast amount 'of confusion- in.regarcLto the^ forthcoming picnic' to be .held'at;.Met-" calfe Shire Hall 011 the 26th inst.,. I beg to state the East Metcalfe District Progress Association is in no way connected therewith. - lours, etc., R. GRAY, Secretar\\ - A Golden Wadding.-A famil}" ga thering to celebrate the golden wed ding of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas .Whib ley was held at Aldgate, South Aus tralia. 'on Christmas Day." The old couple received letters,! telegrams, and messages of congratulation from many friends. All the surviving chil dren, with one exception; were pre sent. 'All Mr. and Mrs.. Whibley's married, life has bee > nspent in the Hills, and they have been connected with the; Primitive Methodist' Bible Christian, and Methodist Churches at Grafers." Stirling .East. Bridgewater. .and Aldgate. Mr. Whibley has held various offices in these churches, and also assisted as. a* ...

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PHYSICAL TRAINING. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

PHYSICAL TRAINING. -; .v-vn "I comc back to Australia -more than ever convinced that the univer sal' training scheme' of the Common wealth is of the greatest''importance to the nation," said Licui'.-Col. Bjelke Petersen. Director of Physical Train ing in the Commonwealth Military Forces, who returned to Melbourne on Monday by the R.M.S. Maloja, tp a "Herald" interviewer. "There-has been an extraordinary development in physical training on the Continent." Col. Petersen contin ued. '-Great Britain lags behind, but this may not be for long..as she had made a'good beginning. "In Great Britain I found the keen est interest taken in the Australian scheme of universal military training., and esoecially, as regards: the physical: culture programme for junior cadets. I had a conversation of two hours' duration with Lord Haldane. and also, at the request of the British Minister, for Education, I called on Sir-George Xewman, a member of the;?. Board which is to deal with physical\culture. Lord...

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SUDDEN DEATH IN A TRAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

isypvkw, ' Ira A TRAIN; ,ii A* sliockinglyri-vsiultlen death of a <young.man.'..ift'thevpcinic of youth oc curred under tragic circumstances oh Tuesday. Mr. Herbert Parkinson,' the secondson of Mr. T. Parkinson,: of Abbotsford, but for many years a landholder . in the Wamboota. New South Wales, district, was in Echuca -on Tuesday. He was apparently a stalwart, ' healthy young man,.. being -only 27 -years,of age, but ^feeling a pain in his side,he consulted Dr. Moss, who advised him to proceed to Melbourne to have an operation per formed to remove a dangerous growth. The deceased; consequently travelled by the afternoon. train, in tending to -seek the'>surgical aid re commended.- He was accompanied by Miss Roberts, of- Echuca, to whom he was. to have been married next week, and Nurse- Pitty was also in the same compartment with them. At Bendigo the conductor', asked Mr. Parkinson, who was in a ladies' carriage with his friends, to go into another carriage, which he did,...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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BENDIGO STOCK MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

BENDIGO STOCK MARKET. Jan. 20.-There was an increase number of cattle yarded for to-day' sale on the pennings of the last cpupl^ of weeks, and, further, the quality all round was an improvement. The to tal number that came to hand was 617. Good useful and medium de scriptions constituted the bulk of the supply, with a fair number of pens of prime, medium and light weight bul locks distributed throughout the mar ket. Cows were also in good num bers, ranging about useful meaty sorts. The supply being quite equal to all requirements, even with some Melbourne exporters' competition, the market, right from the opening, ex perienced a drop of nearly 10/ on the decreased rates of last week, and with slight fluctuations at times in the case of prime pens of bullocks, contained so throughout. Quotations: Prime bullocks, £9/10/ to £10/10/; good useful do.. £8 to £0; medium sorts. £6/10/ to £7/10/; prime cows. *£7 10/ to £8/1/; good useful do.; £6 to £7; medium sorts, '£4 .to. £5/10/.: prime c...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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MELBOURNE WOOL SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

I MELBOURNE WOOL SALES.' - I '? 1.1 ?? I Dalgety and Company Limited re-" port, under date January !Q: The sec ond scries of wool sales opened in Victoriato-day. Wc offered a- large and representative "catalogue of (3500 hales,', which ; included - consignments from ever}* .State in the Common wealth. There was a! large attendance of buyers, and- compet ition was ' gene-' ral. As compared with closing rates of first scries,. values generally are very firm, whilst medium' and coarse quality crossbreds are 5 per cent, higher.'."especially when - suitable - for America., America, Scotland and Yorkshire bought freely. The bulk of the wools came from -the South-East of South Australia, Tasmania, arid Western Australia. .'rWe sold Young-, man's Ardgartau i clip from Grassdale at i4ld.. for :both'merino and; come. back;,the Glenorchy . clip from- Wes tern Victoria; comeback I4$d..7 Lin coln 93d. Following, lots .from South: Australia sold well: Tapfield's Tara tap, from Kingston." I2id.; R...

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REV. PROFESSOR ADAM, B.D., M.A., IN KYNETON. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

REV. PROFESSOR ADAM, B.D., M.A., IN KYNETON. .<gfc> .The. R;ev/i r»ofcss.o" -Adam, of Or mond' College. who is conducting ;i Bible Study class at the Kyneton Summer School of the Y.W.C.A. on the Book of Xehemiah, delivered an address iii the Independent School Hall on Tuesday night upon "The Gift of the Holy Spirit," taking as his text the association motto, "Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit, saith the Lord of Hosts." from Zechariah 4-6. After tracing the his tory of the arduous labors, disappoint ments. from within and without, that the -(0.000 Jews who returned -with Zerubbabel to undertake the rebuild ing of the ;..Tcniple.-'.-i^.'SufF.cred;'. and the encouragement . and inspiration .^.o^v^.^.Hagrgai.v.....:and....*.......Ze-: chariah, Professor Adam drew an analogy : between s their' position- and the position of the , church' to-day. The foes - of Zerubbabel ' were the Samaritans from: without," who, anger ed .by "the. Jews' refusal to allow them to'ass...

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MISS HELEN BARNES, M.A. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

MISS HELEN BARNES, M.A. secretary of the Y.W.C.A. of Austra lasia, whose headquarter* are at '$ Lyons Terrace, Liverpool street. Syd ney, has a very interesting personal ity. American to the backbone. Ame rican in speech, with the alertness, mental grasp and power of forceful exoression which Australians natural ly "attribute to our American cousins. Miss Barnes carries the conviction of an absolute mastery of her subject with every word she utters. She sea sons her addresses with interesting personal reminiscences of almost every field worker whose name is mentioned in the course of the day s work; she is au fait with every phase of the work. In addition she is in tensely womanly-as she tells oL thc needs of her giris in the various coimr tries of the world, their aims, their aspirations, their griefs, sorrowspand temptation,- her voice softens:^an<kthe,< tears of womanly; sympathy,.; hclp:?ancl understanding glistens in . her.':eye. Shc'loves her girls, and t...

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BLACKWOOD DISTRICT MINING. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 22 January 1914

BLACKWOOD DISTRICT MINING. Last quarter's mining returns corn piled for the Blackwood district by Mr. M. J. Croker, the local; Registrar, show the yield of gold for that lo cality as 2300Z. tor the term men tioned, and for the whole of 1913 as 2191 oz. i6d\vt. 20gr. " . ' The New Sultan Reefs* Go.<>put through during the quarter;,230 tons of stone for a returiro'f 830Z; ?dwt. of: gold. Since the.. -present".} company took over this.mine from Messrs. Hill Bros, they-'have won : froni; it 31200^ of gold from 4059 ;tons of stone crush ed. At . the Easter: MondayGold ' Reefs Co.'s .mine' the sinkingy.o'f''the' main shaft.was completed to; a depth of 3/6. feet-duringthe ^quarter. . ;The new shaft has-been skidded and the open ing, set in position at: the: depth of 365 feet, and- they expect to,cut tHe pay able snoot proved to be going- down underfoot .inj'the bottom level in from 60ft. to ^oft." of driving. , Messrs'. -Stephen and 'Sons Mt. Wil son,, crushed at theVGo'vernm...

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