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THE CRESWICK ADVERTISER ESTABLISHED 1858, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

THE CRESWICK ADVERTISER ESTABLISHED 1858, Tuesday, 1'"eiiruary 3, 1914 ' in responding to the toast of j "Parliament" ill llie faiewell banquet ' tendered /o C'jnstahlc Donald last l'Viday evening, Sir Alexander Peacock referred Lo the strenuous work that had I.iIIl'M un t!ic membeis (if both Stale and (.Vinuiuuve.ilih Parliaments, Tlie year nj 14 would be reiiieuiljcred by all citi/uns. It seeui ! od ab if they would have a I'ederal | election, probably for both Houses, [ before ionfi, and prior to (lie middle of November {here would be a State election. The ^joliticinns were not likely to forj;et this year, which would be very vigorous for them. He spuke of the recent trouble in the Assembly, Personally iic he|<3 tlie viojv llial il would be a yooii Ihit't; to allow the Labor Ministry to an nounce its policy to the constituents, lo see which course they would take, to put forward the policy of their masters outside, or come forwaid with a modified programme. How ever th...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GREEN MANURING AND FERTILISER. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

GREEN MANURING AND FER TILISER. The system of grten manuring to furnish a supply ol organic matter, and to collect nitrogen jrorn the air— intho case of llio green manuring * being leguminous—can bu employed \vith decided advantage on .sandy suil, and also on medium soils, for ii« Ids to which it may net by convenient to ap ply farmyard manure. 'i'o get the best results from green manuring, it is necessary to supplement it by the application ol fertilisers. On tin* subject a distiugUi.sWed German pro fessor of Agriculture has the following observations:—The necessity for the addition of nitrogen is depeudent on dxeds, not ablu to face the winter without a bet of turs valrnd at I'OO or £70 being added to hall a dozen other sets. 1 have known a woman, whose hutibaud was on the brink of bank ruptcy, paying out a iast available X'iO note for a velvet coat. lJn.s^maker.i could tell mauy surprising stories ol what an inordinate Jove J or dress means —wo bare had many revelations; but the ...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CORRESPONDENCE. To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

CORRESPONDENCE. * To tho Editor. Sik,—" Reason " fallows alone Hie track laid down by all anti-Socialists when cornered, i.e , he starts off about a few failures that never were Social ism. Our railways, schools, Stale mine, etc , are not Socialism, but they are Stale capitalism, which is very different. All of those West Australian ventures come under the heading of State capitalism. " Reason " is not well versed in Socialist literature, or he would know that Socialism is out to return to the workers all the wealth that the workers produce. As the employes in some instances in our State conccrns receive less than the workers under private enterprise, these undertakings can't be Socialism. 1 can give " Reason " more news than he would like about Paraguay, which is the pet bogey used by all anti Sorialists. They keep it on hand, and whenever any Socialists come forward it is placed right in their track, in order to create a scare. Now, I just want to tell " Reason" that the Paraguay ...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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THE MODERN GIRL. SHOULD SHE HAVE A LATCHKEY [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

THE MODERN GIRL SHOULD SHE HAVE A LATCHKEY "Woman's Life," a London paper, contributes the following contributions from tholr readers on tho subject ol "Should girls iiavo latch-key*?" Decidedly yea. Why? Bccajb-; tho modern girl is , not tho namby pamby individual her grand-mother was. Tho many grooves opon now lor tho average woman mako her a tro.'y ■, independent sort of creature, and n ! many eases, where she is called upon j .to support tho homo, it is only fair she should enjoy tho privileges of hor bro ther. iioiug a business woman, she gets numerous inv'itatious out—aud what would bo Uio good of all tho family being kepi out of bod because of prejudice;' Certainly girls should havo latch-koyir. As a brother of four bachelor riMs, I say decidedly no. Girta aro so oaro iess—at least, my sisters aro. 'i'hey oach had a latch-key a-piece, and— would you believe it—each one of those latchkeys has been lost. Consequent ly it is their invariable habit to borrow mino. They borrow it ...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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MINING NEWS. CRESWICK QUARTZ G.M. CO. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

MINING NEWS. CRESWICIC QUARTZ G.M. CO. In the above company's work ings operations are at present con fined to driving north and south on the lode. About 15 tons of quartz have been raised, and when the parcel be comes nearly twice as large it will be taken to a battery to be crushed. If found to be payable it will not be long before a mill is erected on the lease. No difficulty whatever is being ex perienced with the water, but the air has not been of the best, and air pipes will be placed in position. The directors of the company have paid a visit to the mine, and they expressed their satisfaction with the work per formed under the supervision of the mining manager (Mr Geo. Hocking), unusual expedition having been shown in the erection of the plant, unwater ing the mine, repairing and cleaning up.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Announooments Croswiok Hospital Carnival. THE FINAL MEETING of thoCom mitteo of tho above will be hold in the Bank Chambers on THURSDAY EVENING NEXT, at 7.30 o'clock sharp. Business—To receive balance shcet and auditors' report. W. S. NORTHCOTT, Secretary. Smoaton Machanios' Institute and Freo Library. NOTICE TO SUBSCRIBERS. rpHE ANNUAL MEETING of tho X above will be held in tho Institute at 8 o'clock on THURSDAY EVEN ING, 5th INST. G. N. WHEELER, Hon. Sec. LOYAL SPRING HILL LODGE, I.O.O.F. THE Fortnifihtly MEETING will be hold in the Rechabite Hall on THURSDAY EVENING, FEB. 5th, at 1.30 o'clock sharp. HY. BOWLEY, Secretary. riHIE Friends of Mr,JAMES QU1NE 1. who is leaving Mt. Prospect, aro invited to attend a MEETING at McGrath's Hotel, Mt. I'rospect, at 8 o'clock on THURSDAY EVENING NEXT, 5th INST., to arrange for a suitable farewell. J. .IEFFREY. A MEETING of LANDOWNERS will be Held in the NEWliYN HALL on SATURDAY, 7th INST., at 8 o'clock, to Discuss Valuations re State Land Tax...

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BORING OPERATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

BORING OPERATIONS. The percussion drill lias been shifted from Ullina. The last load was taken away on Saturday. It is going to bore between Spring Mount and Forest Hill, right on the main road, and about i J| miles from Kingston. It is intended to bore the locality in a systematic manner, putting down several bores eastward of Spring Hill. South Berry—No i rise west: Three parties crosscutting in fair quality dirt. Four parties crosscutting other parts in patchy dirt.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Raoing. SMEATON RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Raolng. SMEATON RACES. Owners of Imrses arc reminded that entries for the Suicaton Turf Club's races, to be held on Thursday, 15th February, close with the secretary (Mr \V. Taylor) on Thursday next, 5th inst. Handicaps will be published, about 13th inst.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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FOREIGN MISSIONS. METHODIST CIRCUIT SERVICES. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

FOREIGN MISSIONS. I ——* METHODIST CIRCUIT SER VICES. Sunday last was Foreign Mission Sunday throughout the Creawiclt Methodist Circuit, and the deputation was the Rev. C. O. Lelean. The rev. gentleman preached at North Creswick in the morning, Sincaton in tlic after noon, and in the Victoria-street Church, Creswick, in theevening. At the latter service there was special singing suitable to the occasion. The choir, with Miss Malton presiding at the organ, sang the anthem, "The Shadows ol Eveuing," and during the offertory Messrs J. IS Cowling and W. ! S. Northcott sang a duet, "Memories of Mother." J The Rev. C. O. Lelean took as the j subject of his discourse in the evening the Gth chapter of St. Luke, the 35th | verse:—" But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again ; and your reward shall he great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest : for He is kiud unto the unthankful and to the evil.'' The preacher asked that they concentrate their thoughts m...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Postal Information. Letters [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Postal Information, Lsttws i Commonwealth, New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides,British Solomon I Islands, per J oz Id United Kingdom and British Pos sessions, per J or - Id Otbsr Countries, per J oz • gjd Letter Cards Commonwealth, New Zealand,Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solo mon Islands - - id Post Cards. Commonwealihr- New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solomon island* Id United Kingdom - Id Keply 2d Other Countries - - IJd Reply - - - Sd Commercial Papers Commonwealth, every 2 oz up] - 5 lb - . . ia United Kingdom and other Coun tries, 2 oz. 3d; 4oz, 3Jd; 6 oz, 4d; £ oz, 4id; 10 oz, 6d. Each additional 2 oz up to 5 lb - Id Cironlara and Printed Matter Only. Commonwealth, New Zealand, Fiji, New Hebrides, British Solomon Islands Every 2 oz up to G lb - }d United Kingdom Every 2 oz up to'5 lb - Id Newspapers, From Publishers or Newsagents 20 02 - . . 1(1 Other Newspapers, within the Commonwealth 10 oz jd United Kingdom 8 oz or under each Id 8 oz to 10 oz - 2Jd Each additional 2 oz...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Cream Suppliers Will Maks Most Manoy By Consigning to the WALLACE BUTTER FACTORY. Turnover Id date, £300,000. 4 01 Paid Cream | MILLION STERLING up to date. Correct Results end Prompt Returns. Correspondence Invited. Faotory - WALLACE, Res. Offios • 46 Armstrong's!., Bailarat. SSL .LING OFF I SELLING OFF I ] W. LEACH, Wbe is retiring from business, hat a few HIGH-CLASS BUGGIES AND JINKERS FOR SALE At Much Lower Rates, than usual. ' all accounts to be settled up during the montb. J. MARKS, The Easy Terms Furnisher. J, MARKS, The Easy Torms Furnisher. UNDER our Liberal System of "Pay I as You Earn," any honest manor woman can have as much Furniture as they want. We have just opened a complete Assortment of Household Fatniture and Furnishings. Our table at «gsy terms as follows S3 Worth of Furniture, 1/ Weekly. £5 Worth of Furniture, 2/ Weekly. *8 Worth of Furniture, 2/6 Weekly. £19 Worth of Furniture, 3/G Weekly. £15 Worth of Furniture, 4/ Weekly. *20 Worth of Furniture, 5; Weekly. if...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Make Your Money Go a Long Way. In these times oi bi£h*cost»oMiving it it a vital matter to get tbft utmost purchasing power out of your money, but opportunities (or exceptional savings do not como often. Thus it will be welcome news to the community of keen buyers that we are holding our Great Summer SALE when a Remarkable Series of Bargains will be seen in every Department. Immense price reductions have been made. We will spare no effort to make this event the most successful yet held in tbe District. Unprecedented Values, which will prove a revelation It tbe keenest shopper who has attended our previous Sales. Yob can depend upon getting A GREAT RUN FOR YOUR MONEY —is (act, your money will travel further at our Store than it evtr has done before with us or anywhere else. LOADS of BARGAINS for Little Money The First Week of our Sale has been a groat success. The Second Week will be greater. The Millinery Department is an eye-opener for Bargains. We don't intend to oarry over a sing...

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SOUTH AFRICAN CRISIS. WAS A REVOLT PLANNED? [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

SOlJTH AFRICAN CRISIS. I ~~T. ~: WAS A REVOLT PLANNED ? Censorship ptevetli3 the publication of expressions of public opinion in the Transvaal at the action a I the Union Government in deporting the in labor leaders, but it is significant that the newspapers, which are generally op posed to the Union Government, in cluding the East London "Despatch," the liimberley "Advertiser," and the Pretoria "News," are now defending General Botha's measutes. The Natal "Mercury" is convinced that t majority of Parliament will cuppiifx t'.n Prirre Minister, while the < Bloemfontein ''Friend" draws a dis , tinction between the rights of a I "political Labor parly" and of a "re- j volution.iry Labor party." Mr F. II. P. Creswell, leadpr nf the Union Lalwr party, returned to Cape Town on Thursday. He was welcomed by a large crowd, and subsequently addressed 3,000 persons, who passed a resolution con demning the deportation of the leaders without a trial. Mr Creswell compared the Union Gov...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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HOSPITAL SUNDAY. CITY OF BALLARAT BAND'S EFFORT. A GREAT SUCCESS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

HOSPITAL 8UNDAY. CITY OP BALLARAT BAND'S EFFORT. A GREAT SUCCESS. Some little time ago a suggestion wag made by Major Nedwell to the president of the Crcswick District Hospital that an endeavor bo made to get t«o City of Ballarat Military Btnd to giro n per formance at Park Lake in aid of the hospital. The idea was warmly taken up, and though the efforts pat forth by Major Nedwell, the band willingly agreed to play in order that the hospital should be financially assisted. Sunday afternoon last was chosen for the per formance. and the weather was fine. Deapite the short notico given, there was a very largo concourse of people, the surrounding districts being well represented. A collection was taken up at the gates, and this realised tho splendid sum of £13 7s 7d. Mr Thos. Cushing, the president of the hospital, announced the total, and intimated that in order to bring the amount of £20 the people would have the opportunity of placing a further collection in the box at the gate if th...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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F.M.E.A. CRESWICK BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

F.M.E.A* m CRESWICK BRANCH. The annual mooting of the abovo was held in the Miners' Office, Creswick, on Saturday night last, when there wore present:—The president (Mr. F. Wild ing), Messrs W. P. Nortlicott (treas urer), J. Gitahnm, V. Quanclii, 'fhos. Mann, J. Cross, J. Lcnthnll, S. Belliug 1mm. and L. 13. JSInhaug (docrotary.) Mr. T. Phillips, a former old and es teemed member, wua also present. ANNUAL REPORT, ETC. In presenting the annual report and balance-sheets, etc. (which appeared in our last issue), the president said no fatal accidents had occurred during the past half-year. The South Berry mine was now on tho dividend-paying list, and he hoped it would stay there for a I long time. The Nuggetty Gully quartz mine had made a start, and this might bo the means of opening up the quartz resources of the town. He hoped to see a large number of their members working there (luring the present term. During the past year their membership list showed a marked increase. At the end o...

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Newlyn. LANDOWNERS' MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Newlyn. LANDOWNERS' MEETING. A meeting of the landowners of the Newlyn district has been convened for Saturday evening next, at S o'clock, in the Newlyn Hall, for the purpose of discussing the valuations under the St^te Land Tax. Sir A. J. Peacock will be present at the meeting.

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Rocky Lead. HAYSTACKING COMPETITION [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

Rocky Lead. HAYSTACKING COMPETITION The judging of the haystacking competition, under the auspices of the Snieaton Agricultural Society, took place on Saturday last. There were four competitors, and the first prize was awarded to \V. li. Richards, of Dean, with an average of yO points per slack out nf .-1 possible too. '['tic second prize fell to Mr, J. Dousiead, of Plan, \vith an average of <ji points. The oilier competitors were well up. The judge (Mr W. Ross, ol Miners' Rest), was very complimentary in his rcpiarks as to tin; excellent work lillOWtl, VOTATO MICIJJ COMPETITION The potato-field competilion will be judged on i.|th inst. M.A. DKGREK. Mr K. K. Ahem, he:id teacher of the Du'an Elementary High School, is to be complimented on having passed the test for the B.A. degree, at the fcccnt examination,

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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OBITUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

OBITUARY. j —*— The sad news of a mining fatality at Broken Hill was rcccived in Allendale on Friday niuht from Mr Frank Wi'liams, of Wonthaegi, as the vflim was his brotherin-liw, Mr Donald Brown, a former resident of Allendale, and until recently of Wonthaggi. Brown was employed at the British mine, Broken Hill, and he ivas working with (ji.-orge Conway. They hid fired a hole, and after going back to the spot a fall of earth occurred, with the result that Brown was badly crushed and Conway was also slightly injured. Deceased,who was well known locally, was of a (|uiet and unassuming dis position. He had worked for many years in the district mines, aud wus regarded as a competent miner. lie leaves a widow and family of seven residing at Wonthaggi, some of whom are grown up. The following obituary notice is clipped from the "Barrier Miner," Broken Hill, the deceased being a son of a former resident ol Springmount and Creswick :—" The friends of Mr and Mrs John CIreen, of Iodide stre...

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VALEDICTORY. CONSTABLE J. DONALD. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

VALEDICTORY. $ CONSTABLE J. DONALD. Consequent on the change in the police force at Creswick, Constable J. Donald has been promoted to the position of officer in charge of the Sinytltesdalc district, and lie left for that town on Saturday. I he mayor (Cr W. P. Northcott), together with a number of Constable Donald s friends, felt that he could not be allowed to depart after 13 years' faithful service here without in some manner showing to him the respect and esteem in which he was held as a police officcr and citizen. The notice being short the mayor hurriedly arranged for a valedictory function and presentation to Mr Donald, and this took place in the council chambers on Friday even ing last. With his usual generosity the mayor had provided an abundant supply of refreshments of all des criptions, and in this work lie was ably assisted by the mayoress, and also Messrs W. 3. and V. Northcott There was a represeniative gathering of townspeople, including the follow ing:—Sir A. J. Peac...

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DISTRICT NEWS. Kingston. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 February 1914

DISTRICT NEWS. (From Oar Gorrwpondeati.) Kingston. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. The change of ministry at Holy Trinity church will be effected this month. The vicar (Rev. O. 1'". Sncll), prcachcs his farewell sermon at King ston on February 8th, in the evening For the following Sunday arrangements will be made for the services to be supplied. The new vicar (Rev. J. R, Hill) will arrive at Kingston on the 18th inst., and will be inducted by his Lordship the Bishop of Ballarat on 22nd February, at the morning service. MECHANICS' INSTITUTE. The annual meeting of the above was held on Friday evening last, when Ihere was a fair attendance. The president (Mr J. Parkin) occupied the chair. The balance-sheet was pre sented by the secretary, and was fully discussed. The financial position of the institute is on a sound basis, although there is a debit balance of £37/17/5, which is guaranteed at the bank by the committeemen. The support accorded by the public is not all that could be desired, but under...

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