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FEEDING DAIRY COWS. DRY WEATHER PROBLEMS [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

FEEDING DAIRY COWS. DRY WEATHER PROBLEMS Ono of the most serious problems which the dairy-farmer has to face is providing feed for dairy cattlo during Jong spoils of dry weather. For tho purpose of feeding Hairy cows, lu oerno far .surpasses all other crops. Tho best land is a deep good ioarn. Lucerne/ is tho most profitable of all crops. Nor is it altogether depend ent upon moisture at or near tho sur faco. I t sends its roots far down into tho soil and' subsoil, and hence gets supplies of water whero many other crops would fail from drought. The soil must bo in good heart, be well oultivatcd, and when once established, it will yield crops for several years. The surface soil in which tho seed, is placed, must bo fine, and manure ap plied liberally. It is much better to drill the seed at tho rato of .181 b to 20lb to the acre. The soil must be rich iii phosphates, and limO and potash A frequent manure applied is: 35 bush els of lime, luO lbs of phosphate, 1001b sulphato of potash, a...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IN PREPARATION. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

IN PREPARATION, A woman who went to a hospital for the purpose of undergoing a serious .operation asked for two postcards on ,the day the operation was tb bo per formed'. Aft-er having written on ? both cards, she addressed, them to hc-r husband and askod her nurse to post which one of thein applied after the y -operation. The nurse glanced at tho cards, and saw that one of them rend as follows: "My dear husband-X have had the operation, and am doing nicely. Will "be at home in a week or two." On the other card was written: "My; Dear Husband-I have had tho operation, and am sorry to tell you that J'did, not survive." . Friend: "What in creation induced yotr to buy thai enormous apartment nouseP It has never paid." Mr. Bul lion : "My wife liked the location, and I. wanted a flat there." "You could live there easily enough without buying the building." "Yes, but I couldn't TJOSS the janitor," . m..

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BOLIVIAN HORRORS TOLD IN LONDON. SYSTEM OF PEONAGE FULL OF CRUELTY. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

BOLIVIAN HORRORS TOLD IN LONDON. SYSTEM OF PEONAGE FULL CRUELTY.. Diplomatic communications have been .oxchangod between the British arid. .American governments with referent to what is described as another Putu oi' tho alleged atrocities is in Northern mayo .scandal. This time the soone Bolivia, ami the charge's implicate v high official in tho service of that ru 1)1 io^ Tho .story of the alleged atrocities was.brought to England by a young English accountant, fie says a syBtcio of peonage is prevalent there, which is wor.se than that, in the Putumavo region. One Englishman, being alono, ana anxious to iinpros tho natives with tho power and precision of hia rifle, used up all his cartridges in an exhibition of marksmanship. Tho Indians, aware ho no longer had power to Hhoot, closed mi and speared him. When his brot'her returned and heard of| tho affair ho took a shipmofc of 8PU; doctored it with arsenic, and left it iwhoro tho Indians would find it, with tho result that one entiro ...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A DEADLY INSULT. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

A DEADLY INSULT. "Harry Love," exclaimed. Mrs Knowall to her husband on his return I one evening from his office, "X have b-been d-dreadfu]ly insulted 1" "Insulted?" exclaimed "Harry love' "By whom?" "B-by your mother," answered the ydung wife, bursting into tears. "My mother, Flora? NonBonso! She's miles on a visit to poor Tom." Flora dried her tears. . "I'll tell you all afcout it, Harry love," she said. "A letter camo to you this morning addressed in your mother's handwriting, so, of course I -I opened it." "Of course 1" repeated Harry dryly. "It-it was written to you all the way through. Do you understand?" {'l understand. But wherd does the insult come in?" "It-it came in the p-p-postseript," cried the wife, bursting into fresh flo?>ds of briny. "It s^i^-'P.P.P.S Dear plora, d-dou't) fail,-to give this 1-letter to Harry. I w-want Him to h-have ;t."

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARKETS. FARM AND DAIRY PRODUCE. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

MARKETS. FARM AND DAIRY PRODUCE. Butter. - (,)uotatiou.> aro without- al teration, Inst an advance is not consid ered unlikely. Superfine butter is quoted at Hid, other choice J lid, prime lid, good l('id to ,l(.);|d, and poorer quality from Odd upwards. Dairy butter is in .short supply, hut tho in quiry i.s small. Prime private dairy and separator butter is- quoted at Ski to SJAd, and. .storekeepers' mixed lots at ?dd to 8d. Clieese-I.'rirne new cheese is (|noted at o.Jd to o:]d, special loaf si see (3d, with medium to good quality at from 5d to 5;id. Semi-matured is worth O.Jd to 7d, and mild, mellow-matured 8d to Njd, and occasionally up to Ski. Bacon and Hams.--Good to prime light .sides are quoted at lOd to lOJd, special cures at l id, medium-weights 8id to Ski, heavy 7i< 1 to 8(1, light mid dles lOJd to lid, special at up to 1/, medium weights Sjjd to ]0d, heavy from 7id. jackets 7£d to Bid, shoulders (jcl to 7d. There is little, demand for hams. Prime to choice ...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HADN'T KNOWN HIM LONG. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

HADN'T KNOWN" HIM LONG. Unole Toby was aghast at finding a strange darky with bis arm around Mandy's waist. "Mandy, tell that niggah to take his ahin 'way from round yo' waist," be indignantly commanded. "Tell liim yo'self," said Mandy haughtily. "He's a puffeet stranger to me." She: "Don't jump so, dear; that's only the cuckoo olock in the hall." He : "On, that's all? I thought it Traa your father coming downstairs. You'll tell me when; he comes, won't yom, dear?'' "Oh, it will not be;necessary, love, to tell yoti ; you'll know, it when ' papa oomes."

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BIT OF A MYSTERY [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

BIT OF A MYSTERY They were seated beneath, a tree in the park, and the moon, wae seining, to make one's thoughts turn to love. Presently the girl said-"Oh, James, dear, I can't understand, why ycra lavish your affections; on) me above all tihe other girls in the world (lDo tell me . why it) is?" "Blowed if I know, Jenny," he re plied, "and all my pals! say they're yfcjvtai if tljey can make it out, eftfcer 1'

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IT WOULD NOT DO. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

IT WOULD NOT DO. Miss Millicent Mills was exceedingly indignant with her mother. "I do wish," f>ho said, "you woukl't talk about washing up when Jim's hffe, mother, it's so awfully common.' 'Awfully common eh " repeated: her mother, a lady endowed with much common sense. "But wo hare to eat, don't we-? And Jim has to eat? And he eats off dishes, doesn't he? And ho knows dishes have to be--" "Oh I know-I knowj" interrupted her agitated daughter impatiently. "But if you keepTon mentioning it, you're sure to ma® out that you al ways make dad dryjfchem for you, and -it might put him off."

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE WAY OUT. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

THE WAY OUT. Gooseberry tart and currant pud ding reposed on the table in front oh him. , Willie liked) both. He liked both equally, He was torn with con flicting emotions. "Which will you have, Willie?" asked his mother. "Gooseberry tart," ;gasped Willie, after a long and painful struggle. "Tart what?" asked Willie's parent, wishing him to add "please." Willie didn't understand. "Tart what?" she repeated sharply. Then Willie had an idea which seem ed to solve his difficulties and made the world bright once more. "Tart first," he answered.

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MAN WHO TRIED TO SPEND £10,000,000. "WOULD'S BIGGEST SPENDTHRIFT." £200,000 A YEAR IN TIPS. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

MAN WHO TRIED TO SPEND £10,000,000. "WOULD'S BIGGEST SP lOND TilRIl'T." £200,000 A Y liA'Ji IX TIPS. From Cody, Wyoming, comes the news ot tho death on 28th October oi' Mr. Charles Gilbert Gates, son of the liato Mr. .John W. ("JJet-yoii-a-mil lion") ^G.'ites. Mr. Charles Gates was only 37 3"ears of age, find in his com paratively short public areer ho made himself notorious as the "biggest spendthrift- in. tho world," and earned the nicknames of "Spot-light Charlie" and "Uurn-money-rjiiiek" Gates. Ho inherited nearly 010,000,000 from his father, who died in Paris two years ago, and he was able to add to this vast sum a big fortune which he had accumulated through his own efforts. Mis hither made his millions out of barbed-win* fencing, which lie. was the first to introduce to American far mors and cattlemen'. Young Gates entered his father's v business, the Consolidated Steel and Wiro Company, /m 1803, as a", clerk, and two years later ho was made assistant to tho president of the ...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A LINE OF SAFETY. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

A LINE OF SAFETY. "One of the* characteristics of my old comrade, Amos Stillman, was brav ery in actual fighting service," said the old soldier. "Another characteris tic was a sense of humour which, stood him in good stead even in the faco of i danger, and contributed 'not a little to the gaiety of his comradeis. "At the Battle of Cold Harbour, iust j before making the charge, and while under the Confederate fire, our cor poral, who was over six feet tall, and scarcely bigger round than a gun-bar rel, became excited as the enemy's bul lets ploughed up the earth about him. "What kind of a place is this to keep a man in?" he demandedi 'Ab solutely without protection V "He had,'no more than spoken when Private Stillman stuck his ramrod in the ground. " 'Here, oorporaJ!' said'he, 'get be hind this./ "

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MELBOURNE LETTER [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

MELBOURNE LETTER (From our Special Correspondent). Tiio Indeterminate Sentences Act, vlilch was brought into action .some i\'M year:-, or so ago, and from vvhi'jh wa.s exported, has not fulfilled 'Aj'teU1 ion-:. Tho ider. .;back of it .. iiiMiiy j;ad wido possibilities, but ike mosi ellurts to handle tho criminal .'ii.ineut clf-.-otivoly, it was not design ed (Mi a sm'iiciently comprehensive [.'an triii there .scoins to luivo been laolc ot lei-Mijiination in carrying out oven :i;it was proposed. Tho intention tji'liind this now law was to socuro 'ho adoption of a modern, scientific, and humane system for tho treat innt of criminals, which w ou hi distinguish ? harply between incorrigibles, who arc ,i m-r.uce to society, and youthful of fender.^, who needed only to bo set upon, tho right traek. to become use ful and law abiding members of the community. For .his purpose, it was proposed that special reformatory pris ons should be established, whoro of fenders could be detained indefi...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MISSING CONTINENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

MISSING CONTINENTS.' It has long been ,ono of the delights of ohilosophy and eoienco to spend their imagination on tho construction of vanished continents, whoro either Euto piaa flourished, or the conditions ob taining wero suitable for tho dovolop mont of "missing links" Thus on tho one side! of tho world wo havo tho liypothetioal, but probable continent, sometimes called Lwmuria, of which tho Dutch East India Isles are all that romain, wheco tho biologist and eth nologist may sport with' theories of tho arrival and dispersal of man: and on tho other sido wo havo tho Atlantis of. ithe/ ancionts-that iisland to tho west of tho Strait of Gibralter, whioh legend has it, was submerged by the gods, because of tho impiety of its in habitants. But, althougfi this At lantis is apocryphal, it has long boon kin^wn that tho1 west of Europe, Africa and the British Isles once extended far beyond their present ooast lines into tho sea; and that at 0110 time Groat Britain and Irelaud 'woro but t...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NATIONAL APPLE DAY. ENCOURAGIN FRUIT CONSUMPTION. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

NATIONAL APPLE DAY. ENCOURAGIN FRUIT CONSUMP TION. 0»o of tho happiest ideas that have comot to us from American fruitgrowers (wiys tho "Journal15J is that/ bf a National Ayplo Day, tho object bouig to bring boforo tho great communities of oity consumers,; in tho most attrac tive manner possible, tho virtues of the apple, not only as a choice item of dessert, but as u valuabio, everyday articlo ofl diet. The idea could bo copied with distinct-advantago in this country. As (ho National Applo Day would bo primarily a great advertising campaign, on behalf of tho king of fruits, tho sohemo would require to bo designed on a genorous scale, and in a maimer which would appeal to tho greatest! number of consumers. It may bo rather ambitious^to adopt ono American feature--tho lreo distribu tion of applo pies (special machinery at tho Spokano National Applo Show turn ed out tlioso pies at a rate of 2250 per hour). However, it would certainly, pay well to givo choice applos for. sulci in tho s...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Terribly Tempted. CHAPTER II. PHILIP ASHTON [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

pmpi <n 1 empted. SERIAL STORY BY ANNABEL GRAY. CHAPTER I/. PHILIP' ASH TON Of all the many miseries that affliel, mankind, surely one. of the gre:itest- is tho possession of brilliant powers with Mianty, perhaps no means to cultivate them. _ .Such people crave. ;ii:ter the unattainable, their struggle is bard, they are dissatisfied! with their lot. and feel unhappy. Philip Ashton was a man of this' description; be was by trade a carpenter, a. man of toil, a man of the people, on<y of many thousands "with vague possibilities of hidden power, but who recognise the futility of rebel lion; ho could only realise in a dull sad way that knowledge and freedom must. pa"ss him by, and .submission be gained by physical toil. Labor is indeed an excellent opiate. Chance and society had denied him that knowledge for which h<j hungered, with a sort of dim despair, and yet how ignorant we all are-the supposed wisest of ns! Life seems at times like a game of blind m...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EXPLAINED. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 11 February 1914

EXPLAINED. Little Willio, whoso people are not very strict churchgoers, went to a new school, and the other boys cross-exam ined him, as boyg will: "What church do you go to?" they demanded. "Well," answered Willio, ''I don't go to any church much, but tho Ohurch of England ia the one I stay . away,

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Terribly Tempted. CHAPTER III. A NEW SUBURB. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 18 February 1914

'? i mmu mwiu jj, m u i j 11 w i Terribly Tempted. A SERIAL STORY BY ANNABEL GRAY. Cif A J'TlOJt 111, A NEW SIJJJI'IMJ. Those who have enjoyed the doubt ful privilege of living in a new Miburb will Wonder how Miss .slarehmont, wJtli iwi income i:ir above a. mere vnmpvl onev, should have cho.so.n to reside amidst ail tiin noisy surroundings in separable i roin ii locality in which wen-. springing up houses oi all sorts aiwl .siy,t-H. lint hero tin; good la<i.y chose t:> dwell for reasons of her own ; into JUT motives it would be irrelevant to inquire. Hen" might be st-eii the, beaui.)iul simplicity 01 unlinb.h-..d dwellings, the noisy realism oi I>ri<*k 1;»y<? r.^ and woik men of all kinds. There is a depressing influence Jit 'side roads" ; wo arc apt to reflect a a little grimly 011 chinas m generat a.s wo rest our admiring gaze on tile bills with "'This desirable residence to he let, uiifuruisln d" - - expenses oi Vent, taxes, gas, coals, and ...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FRUIT GROWING IN CANADA. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 18 February 1914

FRUIT GROWING IN CANADA1! ' Tho Canadian Minister of Agriculture is causing a spocial inquiry to he made into tho fruit-growing industry of Can ada. Tlio investigation will bo con ducted with a view to scouring tho host and most reliable information, respect ing the area and extent of land adapt ed to fruit growing in the provinces, and tho varieties of fruit, which have been found to ho most profitable ami most successful in each locality; tho tendency towards concentrating on tlw oroduction of .standard varieties on a large soalo, and the facilities for dis tribution and marketing. Of courso it is well-known that fruit-growing in Canada has already assumed' very con siderable proportions, but the industry is capable of indefinite expansion iu view of tho demand of the homo and export markets.

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FERTILISERS ON MEADOWS. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 18 February 1914

FERTILISERS ON MEADOWS. Tlio Agricultural Department of tho Swiss Government have just published a/i interes'ting report of experiments condnoted over threo years to test tin* effect of different fertilisers on moadow land. Tho fertilisers experimented with were nitrogen, phosphate of limo, -an«l potash, tlio fertilisers being tried alone and mixed. Tlio conclusion arrived at is that, in ordor to obtain the heaviest and most profitable crops, it is neces sary to supply fertilisers containing the three principal fertilising .substances phosphoric-acid, potash, and nitrogen. Tho extra yield obtainod from this sys tem of manuring covers tho cost of tho fertilisers and leaves a good profit. t The effect of tho manures is more mark ed on tlio first cutting than on the Bcoond cut, the average increase hav ing been found to bo from (32 to 100 per cent, on tho former, and 20 to 40 per .cent, on tho second crop.

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PROTEIN AND NUTRITION. [Newspaper Article] — Lismore, Derrinallum and Cressy Advertiser — 18 February 1914

PROTEIN AND NUTRITION. Discussing the investignfions into fclio nutritive value of proteins, Professor Wood recently said nil the British ex poiiirH'Tit.s of ;i more practical nature had been recalculated on :i systematic basis by Ingle. Kroni thorn it ap peared that increase of protein in too ration, b: yond somewhere between I \ lb. and 2ib. per 10001b. live-weight per day of digestible protein; ceased to havo any direct inlluence on increase in live iveight. They might fairly conclude, then, that about iJIb. of protein per "1000 Hi. live-weight per day wan suffi cient for a. fattening ox. This amount was repeatedly exceeded in most of 1 he districts where beef ])rodnotion was u staple industry, the idea being t<V pro duce farmyard manure rich in nitrogen Tli!) economy of this method of aug menting tho fertility of tha land was very doubtful. I'rolein was tliomost expensive constituent of an animal's dietary. If tho scientific investigator, from n study of tho quantitat...

Publication Title: Lismore, Derrinallum And Cressy Advertiser
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