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COMMERCIAL. "Free Press" Office. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

COMMERCIAL " Free 1'rQHa " Office. Butter (dairy) 7a Eggs, 6^d per dozen. Flour, 14/6 per bag Now Potatoes 8/0 per cwb,

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

LTD. ESTD. 1782. pIRE. ACCIDENT. employers- LIABILITY. BOSSES PAID EXCEED £85,000,003, . '-oaaeb fax UUSH FIRES *nd by LICHTmaa are ■wadfa good by thli Company. AGENTS WANTED. $®461t°471 B0URKE STJa 1 Melbousmie. DALCETr & CO. LTD.. ABIMTf. _Rckled Pears.—To four and a-halt pminds of fruit allow oue pound and Ji-half of sugar, oue pint of good wine i>r cider vinegar, a little cinnamon, and the rind of a lemon. Peel the ipears, which should toe just on the Verge of ripeness, halve them, and re tnovo the cores. Boil together the prinegar and sugar, skimming it thor oughly. Put in the pears with the cin siamon and lemon-rind, and Bimmer • i37er a clear fire until the fruit is ten !&er. Then lift out the pears and place iiaem in jars and pour the hot syrup >t>yer them. After a week drain off ..tile eyrup, re-boil it, and again pour . it over the fruit. When cold fasten *3own securely. Prentlce-st., East St. Kilda. September 2, 1913. Me. Brin,—I, a mother of elev...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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The Heart of a Girl. (All Rights Reserved.), CHAPTER IV. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

The Heart of a Girl. By HENRY FARMER, j<.u;'"or of "Tile Money-Lender,"' "12a Q'jiltry Street," "Bondage," etc. (All Rights Reserve!.}, CHAPTER IV." [ Next- corning Queeuio wps up at day break. Mrs. Price came in when elio jieard her men ng about, "1 thought I wouldn't wake your father, Queenie, to say good-bye to you. What with shock and reverses, iie svas os.ite worn OKt last night." When Mrs. Price, becoming more lachrymose, questioaed the wisdom oil Q.-jc-ETiio g<jing to Hasted, knowing jKhat focy were at Voile's, and seeing that i-ac •evening papers would proba bly 'contain full "information, Queenie ■nsoz ■hot words, and said she was go-" T'rrg. f-he was -just leaving witli Beryl, f.i.'d had bidden her mother good-bye, when Philip shuffled from 'his bed room, wearing a shabby overcoat over T.is pyjiimas, and wished her good bye. IIo was awfully sorry to worry her fX such a 'time; but he had an appoint ment with Mr. Thorne nt eleven o'clock. His clothes we...

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

O INYZNTOB. a ' PATENT S Obtained in Common-creJuifc s.nd Elaek where "or improved metioda of Aypli. ancee, Tools, etc., o? uny {JsscrijJtioDs, Pull Information, Costs, etc.: goat oif application to a. o. sAoass, as..' AUSTRALIAN WIDOWS1 FUKD " BUILDINGS, _ : Corner Collins and William Sta,, MELBOURNE, ' Ho is a noar-tlioiigh-icfi who • th:;;]:s cfily of himself. • ^ c- Picas tm* & %>" ,s. So grc-at has be? ) iheriso Ja tho price of pearls during tho 3as>t 15 years that it is estimated by a T>rtf-cr in tho Paris "Ucvae" that a iif-t.lui.cc, bought for £20,COO at tho or.d -o; tho nine teenth century, might new be- expect ed to fetch i'SjOOjCXJO. With tho con stant increase of wealth, tho value o? pearls is likely to ecr.tir.uo to increaso, and a good collection rany bt> regarded as one of the roost of invest ments.

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

... A ... WHOLESOME DRINK BRACING AND refreshJng Orient Line OF ROYAL MAIL STEAMERS For London, via Adelaide. Fremantle (W.A.), Colombo (for India), Egypt, Naples, Toulon, Gibraltar, and Ply mouth. Steamer j Tons, i Leave Arrive Melbourne London Otranto Osterley Orama Orsova 12,124 I Nov. 12 12,129 Nov. 26 13,000 Dec 10 12,036 I Dec 24 Dec. 20 Jan. 3 Jan 17 Jan 31 and fortnightly thereafter. The steamers of the Orient Line are fitted with all the modern and up-to date appliances for the safety and comfort of passengers. Passengers are carried in all classes. Third class accommodation, sleeping rooms, dining rooms, deck accommodation, and cuiEine a specialty. Round the world rates via Canada, United States, Japan, or South Africa quoted on application. Pleasure or business trips on the Coast jto Fremantle, Adelaide, Sydney, or Br sbane) quoted on appli cation. The local agents will supply circulars or further information on application. Passage from any port tuay be prepaid here. D. ...

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

PIGS and CALVES STONE and CO. (Read.), ROBERT 8CHULTE, Proprietor. WHOLESALE MEAT SALESMAN, MBTROPOLITAN MEAT MARKET, NORTH MELBOURNE. Are open to Recolra C&rcai» Pori and Veil Any Day DnrlBt tk« Weak. Sales Dally. Highest Prices RaaUied. Latest Cold Btor&go Chtmbera. Prompt Accouai Salsa. Corrsapondeaca Ia rlted. Sao our Wsftkly Reports la Marie t Reports. Amoas imartMt tromra of to-day So iba who* garaenta have been r«aovat«d bars. Sk« looks juit as if aha had tftppcd owt of a band box. Fioaa the oatrich feather fa fear hat, dova to the hen of her dalaty •Idrt—eTerythini look* brand m, ia fact, fev beyond her •elf voold guen that erery article iu not absolutely new —yet it fa aH last season's foods cleaned or dyed by ma. rrett mt h*iht tf Djrtitf" f ittillti tnti earn limhf /«cturn cmd tkt ntm fr*t4tt #jt ti aty-mirh*. Sto4 ftr a itf)

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CRUEL PLUMAGE TRADE FASHION'S TOLL. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

CRUEL PLUMAGE TRADE FASHION'S TOLL. • Following the lead given by.the Unit ed States, a large number 'of people gathered at the Whitehall Rooms on. Monday <.o express their appro 'aI of a Bill intended to prohibit the importa- I tion into the United Kingdom o£ the : skins ar.'l flumes of certain births, says "liloyd's Weekly" of November 2o. I Sir" Harry Johnston, the famour tra veller, who presided, said if tneic verc j no insects, ticks, molluscs, or "worms, I two-thirds of the world's diseases would come - to an end, and for the limitation of these pests there was no such agency so potent as birds. IC the normal proportion of birds were diminished, crops and orchards suffer- | ed. Farmers and fruit-growers of Southern England' had complained of the scarcity of swallows, due to the passion which prevailed in Italy and France for the destruction of small birds. I Hunters who worked for the - great trading houses obtained the skins and plumes for the most part for dress t...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
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NHILL FARM COMPETITIONS. THE JUDGE'S EXCELLENT REPORT. RAISING THE STANDARD OF AGRICULTURE. USEFUL HINTS TO FARMERS. SUCCESS OF KANIYA FARMER. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

HHILL FARM COMPETITILHS. f THE JUDGE'S EXCELLENT REPORT RAISING THE STANDARD OF AGRICULTURE. USEFUL HINTS TO FARMERS. SUCCESS OF KANIYA FARMER. (By Mr A. E. V. Kichardson, M.A. B.Sc., Superintendent of Agriculture.) On Saturday evening, 17th January, 1914, the Nhill A. and P. Society'.* large committee room at Kozminsky's Hotel was packed with interested farmers and members of the society, to hear Mr A. E. V. Richardson's (the aHinrlir.fitnr^ rpnnrfc. dUJUUlUtlLUl/ iciJUlk, Mr Angus Mcintosh, president of the society occupied the chair, After explaining the object of the meeting, he congratulated the Society on the large attendance. The report, which contained sound advice to competitors and was of a most practical nature, clearly proved that the Society had made a wise '■hoice in selecting the best judpe of agriculture.in Australia. N THE REPORT. I haVe much pleasure in forward ing my report on the Nhill Farm Competitions for 1913. The Nhill Agricultural Society is to be con gratul...

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LIME IN AGRICULTURE. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

LIME IN AGRICULTURE., — Tho value of the use of lime in Agri culture is becoming generally xvcog nised. Victorian soils generally are • ...deficient in lime, the average percent age of the soils south of the Dividing Range being about 0.08 (24 cwt. to the acre); and, while the inland soils ' are better supplied, the percen;age *. . sometimes reaching 0.20 (3 tons to the ; .acre), their content is far below tint ■ of the standard quantity neocssary f r • a well-balanced productive soil. This .-•standard is 0.50 per cent. (8 tons to tlie acre). Thus Victorian soils re quire constant replenishing t-o mako 'i]> their unavoidable losses of lime: The richest soils in the world con tain 2.60 per cent. (41 tons ;o the acre) of lime carbonate. Hial hy crops of lucerne like a soil con tain'ng ; 8 tons to the acre. The best modern authorities hold that from 1 to 2 per cent, is advantageous, and this mentis 16 to 32 tons of lime carbonate (:invs 6 tone) to the acre. Originally I lie soil...

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

a a Dentist, («ftCPHE3S0H STREET, NHILL (Opposite Shire .Hall). rS^Bnainesa conducted upon moat up-to-date lines known to Dental Practices. AS] S'esifH! "iTork Wxfir.nted and at any price. Every ca--:e receives the individual attention required. Usual oi>ar.-yntee with oifr work Nitrous Oxide Gag and other Reliabe Anaesthetics successfully administered rendering ALL 0?33ATI0y -i ?iUNLB3S. Kaniva—Wed., dan. 21 Netherby, Wed. morning, Jan 28 Lorquon, Wed afternoon, Jan 28 Jeparit, Feb 3 Rainbow, 4th, 5th, and 6th Feb Dimboola, 22ad January Eeprssantativa in Attendance DAILJ 63 HORSHAM A. HARRIS AHQ 0. MATHER DENTISTS. Finebraca St,. Horsham HEAD OFFICE : 140 ELIZABETH ST., MELBOURNF All Letters and Packets address to Firebracp Street, HORSHAM.' Set of Teeth from .. ..£220 Painless Extractions ... "* 0 2 6 Laughing Gas 0 6 0 Gold Crowns and Bridgework, Fillings, Gold, Amalgam at reasonable prices. Tho one fee covers extracting you* teeth, malting pl/ito soon after teeth are extracte...

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DONATIONS TO NHILL HOSPITAL. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

DONATIONS TO NHILL HOSPITAL. The secretary and collector of tho Nhill Hospital wished to publioly thank the following for donations to tho institution funds:—Bank of Victoria, ber Mr H. J; Hobday, manager, Nhill, 3 guineas; Mr Walter Dahlon burg, Kiata, £1.

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NHILL RACES TO-MORROW. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

NHILL RACES TO-MORROW. The Nhill Races will bo held to-mor i row, when a record attendance is ex pected on the course. Splendid pro vision has been made by the club for 1 the convenience ol patrons, particularly ladies. There will be large fields in every . event, the competitors embracing the champion race-horses of the „W imrnera. The Nhill Town Band will play selec tions on the grounds during the after noon. Hot water will bo provided free for picnic parties, and af'.ernoon tea may be procured on the grounds for the sum of 9d. Cabs and motor cars will run from Victoria Street to tho course, at 12 noon. Ladies, and members only, will bo admitted to tho grand stand; ladies who , are not members may obtain admittance to the members' reserve upon payment of 3/-'. Admission to course, 1 /-. Race cards will bo available on race morning at 9 a.m. Mesdames Bi,tson, Chadwick, Clarke, Davics, Gunn, Hobday, Magill, Turner, and Swale will be glad to pee their friends at afternoon tea, under ...

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

A woman entered a dentist's office to have several teeth extracted, and after talking it over with the dentist, agreed to take gas. "You will bo unconscious for only a few minutes," she was reassured. Tho •woman took her pocket-book out arid began to count her moijjjy. "Never mind thai now," said the den tist. "You do not have to pay until "I wasn't going to pay you," ex plained the woman. "1 was going to count my money!" I've finished." l^CfW Qjdj fuZt WfX^At/ p of Jbuou «• /Ab urrnfifiMr Unit U iwt voyfiuLfm

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

DENTISTRY. Mr Shanasy, registered dentist, is dated to attend at Kaniva, tomorrow, Wednesday 2lst January, Netkerby and Lorquon, Wednesday, 28th Jan uary.

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A BIRD'S LOVE DANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

A BIRD'S LOVE DANCE. j In tropical South America, and on soino of the islands of the Pacific, thcro is to bo found tho beautiful bird known as the jacana. It is famous for its so called lovo dance, -which is executed by tho malo birds to excito the admira tion of tho femalo birds. •'When tho mating season approaches tho jacaua will single out its favorite and try to win her admiration with all its bewitch ing manoeuvres. In the dance the wings aro spread out and "worked in such a manner that the beautiful-colored fea thers produce a brilliant effect.

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

PUBLIC HOLIDAY. Monday next, tho 26fch inst. (Founda tion Day), is a statutory holiday when the local business places and the banks will be closed all day. The Diapur races will, no doubt, attract a large crowd of sporting enthusiasts from Kaniva and Nhill, as the entries are largo, and everything points to a successful meeting. A special train will lcavo Dimboola for Diapur, calling at all intermediate stations, at 10 a.m. A largo number of adults and children will journey to Dimboola where a monster picnic is being held undergo auspices of the Nhill, Dimboola, and Horsham L.O.L. Holiday excursion f kres will bo charged.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
JUDGE NOT. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

JUDGE NOT. There aro numbers of circumstances which attend every r.eiion of u 'man's, life, wliicb can never oornc to tlio kno*w lodgo of.the world—yci ought io bo known, and well wr-iuhr-:.', before scn tonco with any justice czp bo passed upon him. A n; an n.uy };i.vc different views, and a different sr.use of things from what hs judges have; and Trhat lie understands and f-'ois, and'what passes within him-may be.\i eocret trea- . sured up deeply there for cvor.- :

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VEST POCKET ESSAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Nhill Free Press — 20 January 1914

VEST POCKET ESSAYS. J1, By George Fitch. Tho Atlantic Ocean is tho secon6 largest collection of wetness on tho globe. It is 20.000 miles loug, 5000 miles wide, and eo deep in spots that; tho tallest man who ever lived -would have five miles to go beforo reaching bottom, after getting in over his head. Tho Atlantic Ocean reaches from tho effeto ruins of antiquity on the oasij to tho electric-lighted prospectuses oi to-morrow on the west. It is cooled by, the mountainous icebergs of tho polar regions, and heated at. the equator by, tho everlasting sun, being thus plenti fully supplied with hot and cold water. It splashes restlessly upon the fever laden jungles of-Africa, caTesse3 Eng land with its fogs, and is perfumed, by, tho orchid jungles of- Brazil. Tho wild African plunges into it oil. Liberia, t-h'd Eskimo chases the polar hear tlirobgb it3 ^nrf off Greenland, and at Narrow gansetfc tho millionairess dives in front! of a thousand cameras. It brings tho mackerel to Norway, tho, ...

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

A SECRET. My laddio's a' the «oriu to mo I •'Tis to himself I owe it Tliafc I can never iuoTe gao free, • -Jillt, all! llojTlllsi l-'*'1'" Yvhen from my side Le roams a'.ra', ' I scarce bolievo'l'in, living; ... But when lie's here—iuy Jaddie—ah, .' I die for want of giving 1 _ '"; "Wliy must I think.upon lul' smile?' His oyes o'erbrigbt .-uk] bonny ? ' His gladness that doth sfl'o beguile v It robs my lieari of onj ? - Were I a lad, and he a rafitd, I would not be sao -winning; To wound loo deep IVI 'fce afraid, • And deem such sw^cir.osu sinning J • —Florence E&tIo Coates. Joy is tho peculiar feeling experi enced by the man ~ho counts his money and discovers lhat he has all ho thought ho had and a few Gvllars inore. Sho was a lady visitor to tho prisoH, kindly and well meaning, and as sho chatted with a burglar \-;Lo had been sentenced to sis months' irnyri^onment, sho thought sho dct->viou signs of ro form in him. _ , "And now," 6hc said, ' hnvo you any plans for tho f...

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

ROUGH DIAMONDS. Notwithstanding an ercr-increasing •production, therd ha&.He'n a. progress iivcly higher arerxgt» prke obtained for rough diamonds, with the exception of fluctuations during cortr.in periods of; depression, and during tLf: list twenty years diainonds have j.r.cri;;vscd in value* by 0110 hundred end fifty per cent. America is n't present tho largest buy* er of South African diamonds.

Publication Title: Nhill Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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