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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
ATiF- HARDEN ? Has/just roeeived aJJSPEOIAL LINE GIBL3\ BOYS* 6 MAIDS' BUHOOIi BOOTS, Coppor loes, dpriggcd ond Heol Plate Just the thing for Winter wear, ^nESSSOSTABLE TEIOE9 for OAS Alen q trploadid assortment of ©outs' & Ladies" Bals Including tho lateat shapes. EEPATES at following Priceo for 0A6B ONLY. Gonto' cole and heel from Sa 0d Ladies' do* ... So Cd JBojd & Girls do. 2s0d Dunlop Heels fixed on. Ladies' ... 1b. Gents' lo Cd Hand Sewn V/OEIi a Bpeolallty Irooal Agent for tho London, Liverpool and' Globe Fire Insurance Oc. Piano arid Organ Tuning T ONG experience,' skill, end most pare JLi ful attention to tho repairin branches, with lateat maohino appliance end first-class materials, I can make a .worn or old piano oogoodcB new Order atBlabbband'o News Agenoy. F HOWARTH, SOS Start street, near Brard aAliOAKAT, "If tlie blood is diseased the bod; is diseased,"-Bemomber that the blood Whether pare or impure, .oiroulates through tho organs of the human body lun...
NEW, ODD, INTERESTING. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
IN^RESTING. :;'The annual.profit of the Suez Canal .&lt;» £2,750.000. taper iwas first made, by the-Chinese B.C. «o." '" " The average rainfall of the globo is thirty-Six inches.; A steel ; rail-, jr^sts",- with average "Wear," about. eighteen years,. The mean annual- temperature " of the globe is 50 deg. pahr. There is no way to bend wood bet ter or cheaper than by stcamingv '? Fish -will dro^n if, the action of ..h- their gills is i disturJicd -or interfered «ith. 1- ' ;?>In-A;D. 1 rajanTjtiilt amagmfi " cent stone bridge across the Danube 4,770 feet long. The great aqueduct which supplied . Carthage with water was seventy miles long. . Iron corrodes -with great rapidity at . or about the temperature of boiling "water. V .. A flower cut'in the morning-.wll last twice as long as one cut in the day when the sun is shining upon it. - The diamond drill talces its name from the.-black diamonds with which It is pointed. . Many of the explosions in flour mills have been traced...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
% " Great Reductions^ for Cash 5 - NOW : ON. ;-. ' ot Every Description Very Cheap at CHAMPION'S. - Remnants W. J. Commonwealth JBanfc of Hustralfa HEAD OFFIOE SYDNEY thlf Btnlc ii open for all classes of GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS at ' EQUITABLE BUILDING, COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE Alto at Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Forth, Hobart, Brisbane, Rockharopton, Townsville, and London. Cab)* remittances mad* to, and drafts drawn on foreign places direot. Foreign bilU negotiated and collected. Letters of credit issued to any part of the world. Bills negotiated or forwarded for collection. Banking and Exchange Business of every description transacted within the Common' - wealth, United Kingdom and abroad. Current accounts opened. Interest paid on fixed deposit*. | . Advances >mado against approved ceouritles. . SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT Vlotorlan Central Offlcoj 317 COLLINS 8TREET, MELBOURNE. Branches in the above cities and 2,000 Agroncioo at Post.Offices throughout the Commonwealth. Dopoolt...
THE COLD BATH. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
THE COLD BATH. If you do not feel warm after a cold bath you had better not take it, for it is doing: you no good. We do not take cold baths for the sake of cleanli ness; cold water 1 may wash off the' superficial dirt, but it does not ex tract the dirt from the pores. We plunge into cold water solely for its invigorating effect, anl unless we get that invigorating effect from it we had better seek the invigoration in some other way. It is a mistake to get in to a bath by standing in the cold water and hesitating before taking the plunge, for this drives the blood up toward the head, and is likely to cause congestion of the blood vessels in the throat. The best way is to stand in an empty bath tub and turn on the shower, so that the cold water will strike the head and shoulders first. If there be no shower bath, souse the head' and neck first with a sponge, or duck the head under wa ter, then get in and plunge the whole body under as quickly as possible. Another mistake is to stay i...
SOMETHING IN THE EYE. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
SOMETHING IN THE EYE. ~ Whilst taking: outdoor exercise it frequently happens that some foreign substance lodges in the eye, thus caus ing considerable pain. . There are simple measures that can be used to I remove the irritating lodgment;' Above all, keep soiled fingers and soiled handkerchiefs away from the eye, for to rub it with either may inflame it still further. A vigorous blowing of tnc nose sometimes removes the sub stance. Then, closing the lid, and rolling the eyeball round two or three times will often dislodge the speck. The upper lid drawn over the under lid will sometimes give relief. If th&lt; eye be kept closed for a short time, any foreign substance is likely to work to the edge of the lid, and is then easily removed. Copious bathing is a simple remedy often effectual; of course, if these fail professional as sistance should be sought. Milk and water is a soothing lotion for the eyes.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
JjlNSBED COMPOUND, of 40 jear proton e®o»oy for Coughs, Colda iilNSBBD (JOMVOUHD." Tratfo Mark of K»y'« Compound Egstaoe of LioQQ^d toy Golds i **vx^S3||t Borough of Climes. TENDERS .yrlll b« received antll 8 ]p.m, on WEDNESDAY next, the 4th February, 1914, for EX04 VAT INQ- DAM, eto, at tho Lothuir Reservo Conditions and full dotolln obtainable at tho Town Hall, By Order, HARRY B. 8AND0. Town Clerk, 2911114, Wanted. WANTJill), FOX Bklns, 2s to 3a eaob. Babbit Skins, best, 5(3 to 6d per lb , in ferior, 3d to 4d per lb. Snoop Skins, Hides, and.Tallow bought. A. J. ROBERTS. Butcher. WBtX A^U STRONG, What a arand thing it is for women to fool well and strong ? The Ladies' Col~ lege of Health has brought forward a hfupae treatment that has restored thouBanns t > health at a trifling oosi. Those interested can find oat all about it if they send two penny stamps to. Dept. 53, Ladies' Oullogo of Hsaltb, 15 Eliw Frequent shampoos with Cuticura Soap, assisted when nccessary by gentle anoi...
HOW TO BECOME HAPPY IN OLD AGE. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
. P] . '.» rr r.r 'n,,,; n n-i i i HOW TO BECOME HAPPY IH OLD j ACE, - It has been snid that happiness in old ago is an art, but modorn authori ties on this subject declaro that it is nothing more nor less than common sonso. "Whether it is common- spnso or an art, tho fact remains that it is poa eiblo for tho avcrago man and woman of advanced years to bo far happier than tlio young and oarly middle-aged would believo. In tho first placO avoid trontment. That is, juSt becauso a person has . reacliod old ago it doos not follow tlnit lio should bo constantly . treated as thotigli ho wero sick. Old age is not sickness, nor is it really any form of sickncss, it is perfectly natural. . When an elderly person is bedridden or unablo to moro than totter. about, then ho is sick arid unnatural, and needs treatment, but for tho nverago normal person of advanced years, a continual treatment is tlio worst thin? possible as it is a constant reminder that ho is-"about done for." Activity is ono of ...
KEEP BABY'S HEAD COOL! [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
KEEP BABY'S HEAD COOL! j From birth the head should be habitually uncovered night 'and day indoors, and merely protected by some light, pervious cap or hat in the open air; as, if perspiration of the scalp be induccd, cold in the head, sneer ing, couri'i, etc., arc not1 unlikely to follow. Moreover, the hair may be injured in its future "growth and 'strength.- All "woollen,' silk'or other lining should be discarded, there being great tendency in childhood to irrita tion or congestion of the brain, which mismanagement, especially during and sometimes after . teething:, may fan \ into inflammation; and as in health children's heads are warmer thn.hr at a more advanced age while the bodily warmth is lower, it is wrong to increase the heat by unnecessary covering.
HEALTH IN THE HOME. KEEP CLEAN NAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
[HEALTH IN THE HOME. | ?y KEEP CLEAN NAILS. Some time ago a bacteriological in stitute conductcd some experiments on dirt taken from finger nails. The process was to put in "cultivating mixtures," such as are used for sup plying germs with food on which to develop. The crop that grew from the germs in the dirt was a varied one, including 3G kinds of microcci, 18 of bacilli, and many others. That a wound, or cut, or even a scratch should never be touched with dirty nails is an obvious inference. In some parts of the country a scratch from a nail is held to be poisonous. It is not the nail, but the dirt, that gives the "poison.''
COURSING. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
COURSING, The annual meeting of the Olunes District Coursing club will be held at the Club hotel on Wednesday, 11th February,-at 4 p.m. Furthp.r details have been received regarding the burning and sacking of the town o£ Liuan-ehow, in the pro. vinee of Ngan-hwi, by bandits, The bandits, who are known as the "White Wolves," and number about 2000, were not content with destroying the tqwftship; TJnjy murdered Father Itich, a French Jesuit" passionary, die} arp JioJdipg Fathers Al)iiitj ' and Dolatailio f&r mwgnn. f.purtfj priest, Father Gibert, succeeded jn escaping from the outlaws. It is stated that a French gunboat 'n pre paring to proceed to JTnnUing to areppi tlw eirtr&gei
BOWLING. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
BOWLING. Those left in for the Mayor's trophy are .requested to hurry up The second draw has been made. The* draw foF the Schwennesen trophy bas also been made, bo bowlers are well provided for. Ballarat played East in a pen nant match on Saturday, and came out fairly on top, 116 to 72. Strange to say Captain Tom Wil liams' rink was thp only one down
GRAIN HANDLING IN GREAT BRITAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
GRAIN HANDLING IN GREAT BRITAIN. There is an erroneous impression that few facilties exist in British ports for discharging grain in bulk. The facts are that more tfhan 80 per cent, of the British wheat imports are landed in "bulk. At most of the ports of entry there is provision made to re ceive the loose grain, especially at London (where 90 per cent, of the wheat is received in buik), and also at Leith, Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester, Glasgow and Hull. As Great Britain oSers the main market for the grain exported from the United States, Canada, Russia (practically all of which comes in bulk), and the Argentine (more than half of which is already shipped in bulk), the facilities at the British-and the Con tinental ports in the same measures are designed more and more for bulk handling. The bulk of Australian wheat ex ports is rarely landed in bags on reach itig the home market. The bags are cut in the ship's hold, the loose grain pumped direct into bulk barges, which convey it to ...
RURAL WORKERS DEMANDS. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
iiURA.L WORKERS DEMANDS The farmers of Junee district mot in strong force on Saturday afternoon at Junee and decided to form a branch of the Farmers and Settlers' Association- The meeting was .most enthusiastic. Two hundred farmers were pre sent, and the following motions were carried That all produce in this district be treated without reference to the A-W-U-. and that the men employed will have to treat wheat or other produce without distinc tion. That this meeting pledges itself to stand loyally behind, the chaff cutters who are contending the demands of the union "That all members fall into line with Coolamon and Wagga, and refuse to give any cutting to chaff cutters who refuse, to fall into line with the association, and that the owners of chaff cutters be given'one week'to fall into line with the wishes of the association Two produce firms, Wright, Heaton and Co- and Prescotts Limited, which last week were invited to come into line with the farmers' association in the fight wi...
Clunes Guardian & Gazette THE NOBLEST MOTIVE IS THE PUBLICGOOD TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 3 February 1914
TUE NOBLEST MOTIVE IS THE PUBLIC GOOD TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1914 At the Talbot Shire Council meeting yesterday, the following tenders were received for constructing 12 chains .gravel road near Lindsay's, Lillicur :rr-J. T. Hulston, £26 10B; N. Weilandt, £27 10s; W. Vincent, £24. Vincent's tender was ac cepted. The Clunes Branch A.N.A. will meet on Friday evening next. At the conclusion of the business, a paper will be read by Mr E. Payne, entitled, " The Totalisator v. the Bookmaker." To-morrow (Wednesday) Messrs A. M. Greenfield and Co. .and Albert Frank, will sell by auction, at the Club hotel, Clunes, at 2 o'clock, under instructions from Mr John Campbell, senior, the latter's snug property of 100 acres known as "Argyle," two miles from Tourello railway station and within three miles irom Clunes, with improvements; also 61 acres of grazing land, well timbered, lying nearer Clunes. A picture show will be given in Queen's park on Thursday evening next, February 5th, under the auspic...
LORD ROSEBERY [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 6 February 1914
LORD ROSEBERY Dr. Brandcs, tho great Danish critic, now in England gives high praise to Lord Rosebery as an orator in an ar ticle in "T.P.'s Weekly." "Lord Rosebery," ho says, "has a nover failing dignity; instead of incis lveness and mordancy the charm of quiet eloquence and the delicate, re strained fancy that elicits now a smile, now laughter. As a man and as a speaker he is elegance personified. And such is his mastery that, when he says anything witty or amusing, his face preserves the most imperturbable gra vity. Only when the answering ap plause reaches him does that face break into a smile that positively enchants one by its coquettish rogiilshness. "For Rosebery is thoroughly coquet tish as a speaker; again and again he charmed one with gentle coquetry. He spoke, for instance, of the destructive power of old ago which thinned the hair-ho passed his hand over his head, which was well covered-and reduced the teeth-he pointed to his mouth, which was in good order-but although ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 6 February 1914
n lit JV l LTD. ESTD. 1782. FIRE. . AOOIDENT. EMPLOYER8- LIABILITY. LOSSES PAID EXCEED £85,000,000, lout* b/lIU8H FIRES nnil by LIOHTNIRQ are matfo good by this Oompany, AGENT8~WANTED. vioronnH 461 TO 471 B0URKE ST., MELBOURNE. DALOSTY & CO. LTD.. AQBCJ7G. TEACHER- AND BABY Mifs Bridget Pelxotto and her baby aro making more history. She was dismissed because Bhe stayed at home .while her baby was being born (says "Public Opinion.") Justice Seabury, in the United States Supremo Court, lias orderd her to be re stored to tiho teaching staff out of ?which the New York City Board of Education thrust her "for neglect of duty" when she was absent to bear the baby. Mrs Pelxotto argues that It is absurd to say that it is impossible to give'tho proper attention to your -work i.vhen one has a baby, or that it la ne cessary to neglect the baby to give the proper attention to work. Prentlce-at., Hast St. Kilda. September 2, IBIS . Mr. Brln.-I, a mother of eleven chll . lren. write to hel...
BRITISH PEARLS [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 6 February 1914
BRITISH PEARLS In early times Britain played Its part in the production of pearls, and Taci tus rofers to British pearls, but calls them dull-colored and dirty brown. Origen, on the contrary, declared that the pearls that came from Britain held the second rank of value. It was not, however, until about the twelfth cen tury that pearls were used In England, ?when they became conspicuous In Church ornamentation. . Henry VIII. obtained some costly pearls from tho monasteries which he plundered.
THE NEXT TASK [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 6 February 1914
THE NEXT TASK "To explore the-most secret depths of the unconscious, to labor in what I have called the subsoil of conscious ness, that will be the principal task of psychology in the century which is opening. X do not doubt that won derful discoveries await it there, as Important perhaps as have been in the preceding centuries the discoveries of the physical and natural sciences. That at least is the promiso which I-. make for it," says Professor Bergson in the "Independent."
REFORM MOVEMENT RUSSIA'S POLITICAL NURSERY [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 6 February 1914
I RUSSIA'S POLITICAL NURSERY Russia will havo enjoyed for a period of BO years (on January 1, 1314) the ad vantages of local self-govermhent" (eayn "The Times," for then tho Zemstvoa will have beon In existence for 50 years. Whatever progress tho rural clasacst In Russia havo made slnco 1SG4 must bo attributed largely to Its Influence, writes Sir D. Mackonzlo Wallace, In "Tho Times." . Besides this, It served as an excellent preparatory school for tho Duma, which was to realiao somo of Its ambitions and political aspirations. Remombcrlng all this, we regard it as only right and. flttlng.that patriotic (Russians should celebrate joyfully its 60th birthday, and that tho proposers of toasts at tho' coming banquets should heartily wish it long life, health, and prosperity In its future career of usefulness. HOPE) FOR THE DUMA Sir Donald Mackenzie's "account In "Tho Times," of December 15, deserves particular, notice, as it will enable tho English student of Russian affairs to understand...
BOROUGH COUNCIL. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH. [Newspaper Article] — Clunes Guardian and Gazette — 6 February 1914
WI;r>NI:sn.vY, FKIIUUAKY 4'IIR. Present :-The mnyor (Cr J. V. Phillips, J.P.), and Crs Howe, Hay, Kompson, Turnbull, Lean, 1' oulkes. OOUltliSl'ON015NCH. Prom Municipal Association, for warding copy of Bill now before Par liament to amend tlio Thistles Act, ttutl asking tho council to favor clauses 1 to 8, but strongly protest against clause 9. Cr Rowe moved that tlio recom mendation of the municipal associa tion bo supported, and that the! council approve of clauses 1 to 8 ana oppose clauso 9 unless amended as proposed j and that the members of Parliament for the district be informed accordingly. Cr Kompson seconded the motion, which was carried. Prom secretary, Clunes Subscrip tion and Free library asking, council to nominate its representative .on tlio committee ot management of the lihrarw Cr Hay moved that the council nominate Cr Howe as representative of the council on the Pree Library committee. Cr Rowe had ably repre sented the council during the past year. Cr Foulkcf; se...