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HERE AND THERE. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

HERE AND THERE. "Twice limes two," said little Vein to her pet rabbit. Receiving no re ply she went on: •'Seven. lours," "Six eights," Siill no reply. '"Ali.I '1 knew teacher. was telling lies 'when slie said that rabbits multiplied quickly." Tiouble was experienced at fort A crow will destroy 700,000 in sects a year. Read an Advertisement.—"I suf fered a great deal with headaches and tried almost everything without get ting lelief," writes .Mr Joseph H. Leef, Wliiricnaki; N.Z. ■' 1 had read an advertisement on Chamberlain's Tablets, and thought thev would do me gcod. 1 bought a box, and can truly say my' headaches were relieved aite.' a lew doses. Everyone to whom I have lecommended Chamberlain's Tablets has benefited by their use." Sold by A. Elvish merchant, and J. and J.- Albon, grocers, and 1'. Coghlan, storekeeper, Bullarto. The greatest number of runners ever contesting in a single race ran "thtough the streets of .New Yorlc recently in a 13 mile Marathon. An ■ Ins«ct Exchang...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

BAD LEG AFTER A KNOCK. iiight Months' Fearful Leg ■ jUlccrs. Limb saved by £am-Buk. As liie outcome of a simple acci dent—a knock on the leg, iYir W. Ji. mown, of Durham'. street, 'Auckland . ■vwas crippled wicii llesli-eaung ulcers lor "bight months, 'lolling |ao\v tile limb was made quae strong and sound jjy. Zam-iiu'K's Stealing. Air. 'iSiowh. says,;—"Through knocking toy lelt leg against the. edge of1 a box; i one day burst a varicose vein. A stream of 'blood gushed out, and u >vas some, time belore I could stop the outflow, toon afterwards the wound oecame angry looking and ulcerousj :an'd ■ caused great pain... ■ "I laid up and rested the limb, it was no use, lor tile bad place got wo.se and woise ,and terribly inflam ed. Then the treatment ol a medical man %vas tried, but. it fq^ed to bring any .improvement.''; 1'or eight months 1 'was in fearful torment. Tlie inflam mation spread, tlie ulcers got deeper, and bigger, and the leg was swollen eno.mously. . -. ; . 1 had often...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AUSTRALIAN INDUSTRIES. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

AUSTRALIAN INDUSTRIES. The last pait of the Victorian Year book for it 12-13, which relates to 1:10 agiicultuiai, pastoral, mining and niaiiulactuiiu^ industries of tiie Statu, nas been issued by the Government htatsit (.Mr A. Al. Laugutoti), 'Un 31st December, 1912, tne total area 01 Crown lands |\vas 25,618,299 acres, whilst private lands touilled 30,027,461 acres. Of the latter acrcs iiad been alienated in tee simple, and- 6,771,072 acres were in process of alienation. Dur ing the last five years 704,283 acres have been alienated in lee simple. The Closer Settlement Board had at 30th June last 108 estates with a to.-al area of 563,554 acres, of which 438,321 acres were occupied by, 39QJ conditional :piiiciiase lessees, and of the balance 64,550 acres (were avail able lor occupation. J11 1912 ;there wcie 3354 lessees occupying- 407,206 acres. Land in occupation throughout the State in March last (.including Crown lands held under Jease, but not in cluding loldings of less than 1 a...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

A HOME-MADE HAIR GROWEK. That Docs 'Marvels. During the last few years;/ann6unce ments have appeared occasionally-tell ing l.o\v to make a really good.:han tonic that would actually make' the hair grow, and it gives us great .P'lea:? ure to learn that so many who have tried it have obtained such remark able results. One lady wji.es- that immediately after reading tile 1o. inula, she went to her chemist and had'ihim put up as directed, I ounce of Lavona de Composee, J-dram Menthol Cry stals, and ~3 ounces Bay Rum. She took this home and, although her hair had been falling out ten ibly and she was th e.v.ened with baldness, ihe was as;onishcd and delighted -,o note that the falling out of tne hai: mopped immediately, and the hair'itself began to grow in an amazing manner. In fact, she states that It has already grown nearly 8 inches m .1 little over two months. Moreover, her hair is now brighter glossier 'and 'ir.oiv. lux uriant than ever, and is still growing. She'rubbed the tonic in...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE Daylesford Advocate Published Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. THURSDAY, JAN. 29 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

- THE Jaslcsfari" gldDa^ate Published Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. THTJ B8DA"X, JAN. 29 l»U The remains of the late Mr George Mellor were interred in the Daylesford Cemetery yesterday af ternoon, the funeral being largely I attended. The coffin-bearers were Messrs Gee and Roberts(einployes),' J. Mitchell (Methodist Sunday School), A. Elvish (trustee Metho-1 dist Church), W. and 'D. Smith (relatives); the cord-bearers being Messrs J. Outtrim, jun , J. Sibbi son (I.O.R.), W. N. Harvey and R, Laue (Methodist Church), F. Sbepard and W. Hands (St. John Ambulance Association). Eight members of-the deceased's Sunday School class (Masters Capstick, Barkas, Guest, Kutcher, Yole, Harris, Simpson and Quick), marched by the side of the hearse to the graveside. The' Rev. 0. Provan conducted the service for the dead at the house "aud grave, and Mr Verey had charge of the mortuary arrangements. - Among-the successful candidates for the Junior Public Examination is Master Edmund Franklin Cooper,...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CONCERNING RED GUMS. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

CONCERNING RED GUMS. According to a statement by \&Ir H. R. Mackay, Conservatorof Forests, the forest area devoted to red gum timber grpwing alongv the northern readies of the Goulburn •River and along the Murray -:Rivcr is about the same as New South . Wales has on the other, side of the. Murray. It was mainly duello the thinning out and cleaning. up, Mr Mackay remarked:that V New'' South Wales had lm'provcd the - red •gum timber forests area along the -Mur ray. Some years ago, ■when Sir George Reid was Premier,, a ' good deal of such work had been done. (Thinning-out and cleaning-up- of .the same kind' had for many seasons been carried out in Victoria, . \v|hicli ■was looking after its red gum .tim ber just as carefully as New South Wales. Generally speaking, the ■■Vic torian forests containing red gum Were situate c!o5er to centres of- popu -■ lation than those of New South Wales, and could consequently ,be availed ol to greater advantage.

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BALLOT PARTICULARS. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

BALLOT PARTICULARS. Below we give the particulars of the voting at the various mines, in connection with the recent ballot '' for the annual election of officers of the local branch of the F.H.E.A.. SECRETARY. North Ajax—Gephart 7, Hewitt 13, Ingrain 1 ; Ajax—Gephart 19, Hewitt 30, Ingram 2; Central:— Gephart 15. Hewitt 50, Ingram 8 ; N. Nuggetty-Gephart 10, Hewitt 60, Ingram 12 ; Nuggetty—Gephart IS, Hewitt 21, Ingram 0 ; William Tell—Gephart 0, Hewitt 8, Ingram 0; OliveBranch—Gephart 4, Hewitt 5, Ingram 0 ; Consolidated—Gep hart 2, Hewitt 10, Ingram 1 ; Loid Roberts—Gephart 2, Hewitt 8, Itir: gram 2 ; Specimen Hill—Gephart 7, Hewitt 39, Ingram 1 ; Cornish— Gephart 5, Hewitt 11, Ingram 0; Frenchman's—Gephart 17,. Hewitt 17, Ingram 1 ; New Sultan—Gep ! hart 1, Hewitt 8, Ingram 0 ; Easter Monday—Gephart 0, Hewitt 10, Ingram 0 ; Miscellaneous—Gephart 3, Hewitt /34, Ingram 0 ; informal votes, 5; total—Gephart, 10J ; Hewitt, 324 ; Ingram, 28. AUDITORS. North Ajax—Bodiunar 9, Connell 5, ...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MISTOOK HER MEANING. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

MISTOOK HEB MEANING. Mr. Stephen Coleridge, in bin '•Memories," tells the following diverting tale of Dr Jowett, the cele brated master of Balliol College at Ox ford, who was a confirmed bachelor, An nndergradua'e at BaUiol fell iil, and bis sister came up and r,urged biro, The master waB very kind, an i was constant in bis visits to ibey ong man's rooms. The youth recovered,arid the sister, who were engaged lo one of her brother's friends, was prfpar ing to depart, when .Jowett can.0 10 bid her good bje. She thanked - bim warmly far bis kindness to her bro tber, and end d by say ng that Bbe had a great favor to ask him — '•Wonld be mind marrying beil" Stie meant, of coarse, to atk him to p r form the uia-rego ceremony. Bui Jowett in great agitation feiz d *,is cap, and rushed from the room exclaiming' "My dear youug lady. it wonld bo niter miser? >o botb ot ua.'.

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EXCURSION HOLIDAYS OBJECTED TO [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

EXCURSION HOLIDAYS OBJECTED TO At a meetiDg of Kyneton Trader' Aseooiation, a proposal wag umcJp thai q (all holiday be granted in uou neotion with ad excursion to Melb ourne, arranged by tbo looal Methodist Cburob members. Mr Rawson, draper, said that, as id previous years, be wbb opposed to any fall holiday being granted for en exouraion away from ibo town, bb it was ioimioal to looal trade, it was wet! known to tbu trades tbat people took advaniage of the ex carsioD, to make extensive purchases, and custom wbb eo diverted from iogaf shops. Mr P. 0. Beid, grooer, formerly of Dayiesford, supported tbls attitude, on Bimilar gioundB. He favored a district pioaio,, at eay, tbe Haoging Book, wbere tbe ptople ooald ooagregake pieasauily and do harm won!d be done to loo U business. Mr I. JEJ A Oaatlas ironmaogec, doubted if there were as muan bneineBS taken (rom tbetcjwn as was thought. Toe majorlvy of iha tx oonraionists look hampers of pro visions with them, aud spent tbe wbole.of the ...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ABOUT THE MAYOR'S ROOM. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

ABOUT THE MAYOR'S ROOM. At the Borough Council meeting of the 12th inst., Mayor G. W. 1'arkcr mentioned that someone had, witliuut any authority from the council, af fixed illuminations to the iroof ol the Town Hail, and moreover, the men who had done the .work had nijiile a thoroughfare of the Mayor's Room in order to obtain access to the root, The council decided,, on Crs King and Howe's motion, to inform the parties concerned (believed to be the Star. Mioto-l'lay Co.) that ttiey must discontinuet the illuminations until the council's consent was obtained. ... At last Monday night's meeting, of the council the following- communioaiion fiom J. Jackson, manager of the Star I'ho'.o-I'lays, was read:— — ''I have to acknowledge receipt of your letter of the 15th inst. 1 desire, on belialf of the members of the Star I'hoio-Plays, to say that if had been-thought for-one moment that any valid objection could have been found to the illuminations as placed by .me, or that it would ■cause an...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

. . L: E. TREMBATH, SHAREBROKER, ETC. Will ^Do Very Best For Clients. Oldest Established Broker. Representative for F. W. Hoist, share broker, Melbourne and Ballarat. A. M. DAVID, (Member Ballarat Stock Exchange.) Stock and Sharebroker, 6 A.M.P. CHAMBERS, LYDIARD STREET, BALLARAT. Telephone 273. Orders to Buy or Sell Mining or Investment Shares promptly attended Agents at all Australian Stock Exchanges. ^ S. SALAMY, STOCK AND SHAREBROKER, Desires to Intimate that he is still carrying on the above business in his premises, and under his own per sonal management. Direct Comtnunications with Mel bourne .rod Ballarat Exchanges, Busi ness str'ctly confidential. Private office for clients, and prompt attention to orders. Telephone No. 5. WARD and CO.. STOCK AND SHAREBROKERS. ' 383. COLLInS ST., MELBOURNE. Members of Stock Exchanges of Melbourne, Adelaide, and Sydney. ALL ORDERS RECEIVE PROMPT ATTENTION. The Australian Investors' Hand book" and " Investment Review" posted gratis on applica...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DAYLESFORD POLICE COURT WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 1914 B[?] Mr Barlow, P.M., and Mayor G. W. Parker, J.P. DRUNKENESS. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

DAYLESFORD POLICE COURT WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 191-1 Bc.'o c Mr Harlow, P.M., and Mayor G. W. Parker, J.P. DRUNKENESS. An old man named John M. Koe fo/d was charged with drunkenness. Constable West said that lie had arrested defendant in Howe street at a quarter past three on Tuesday af tc.'noon. 'lie was very drunk and had I his clothing disarranged. A cab had 10 be procured to convey him to the lock-up. Kocford said that he recollected nothing of what had occurred; he.had ' been too drunk. .Mr Barlow: Aic you prepared to s\\e:ir off drink for a little bit ? Kocford: Yes. Mr Barlow : I'd rather have your p.omisc than tha: yon should sign the pledge. Will you promise not to touch intoxicating liquor for six months * Kocford : Yes. Mr Barlow : Then the ease is dis missed, conditionally that you peiv 2s, the cost of the cab that was hired. -Se.geant Myers said that Koeford had money on him 'when, he was ariested. Ti e cah fare was paid. MOIUR CAR liNCiUKiS'T. (.onstab.e Robinson charg...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A SNAKE YARN! [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

A SNAKE YARN! The "Northern Miner" published a snake story from the Oooktowo 'Independent'" to (be effect that a 20ft carpet eoake entered through a hole in a fowl houpe there and ate all the eggs a hen waa eitticg on. When the snake retired it stack in the bole, and in the morning was killed. When the body of ihe snake was opened the egga were all found unbroken and warm They were re* replso'd under the hen, and in dne time were ba'cbed, none the woreo for their peculiar incnbation. Stimu lated by tibia story a co-respondent of ihe "Northern Miner" writes. ''The snake episode) at Cooktown, reported •n your issue of to-day, reminds me of when we were at Wilkesbarre in the Wyoming Valley, U.S A. some years ago. A big snake waa seen' crawling away from Ihe fowlbouse one moon light night, I pioked up the handiest thing lying around, a big sapling, and ' it him hard on the back. It wai jast like hitting, a football, bub the result was that three chickens and a parrob shot out of the rep...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

WALTON'S Summer Sale is New in Full Swing. BARGAINS IN MESS SICILIANS CREA1 2s, reduced to Is 3d, 3s reduced to Is lid, 3s 3d reduced to 2s 3d. IAYY Is 3d reduced to 6d, 3s 3d re duced to 2s 3d. BROWI is 3d reduced to 6d, 2s reduced to Is 3d. BLACKS Is 6d reduced to Is, 2s reduced to Is 3d. Boys' 3-garment Tweed Suits, large size, from 5s lid. Ladies' Cambric Costumes, light and dark grouuds, from 3s lid. The Bargains are Bigger Than Ever. Everthing at Sale Prices. C. Walton and Co., s Vincent Street. ROBERT MARSHALL FOB Furniture, Crockery, Linoleums (to 12ft), Ironmongery, E.P. Ware, Cutlery. flew floods of All Descriptions Just Opened. BEST VALUE—LOWEST PKICES. limber, Bricks, Lime, Cement, Hardware Stores RGBT. MARSHALL, Vincent - Street ROYAL LIQUEUR WHISKY Hayward Says So. TYLER'S summi m COMMENCED FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, '14. MELLOR'S Summer Sale IS RUNNING. I ' BAE&AIflS in all DEPARTMENTS. Ladies and Gentlemen, Visit the Sale AT THE " BUSY BEE." Prices Lower Than Ever. ...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

ROYAL HOTEL, Tinoent-street, Daylssford (Eight, Minutes' Walk from Railway station. JJOIE - BETTER "lF~THE - BCROU&ii. ■ASBS g'AVv.BSTB HOUSE FOE, . iiVEKi OOAiFuKT. e^ErY UONV^.JNlKMJh:. S^JR£310fe rlUcCXVIMOl)aTI0-N Hot and <Jold Watar -i tChs, Firnt-cl »ss fablo aoethlyne GAS LATD ON THROUU BOUGHT. Ales, Wines and pints, very best, with plemy of choice. extensive fc> Tabling Sbecia) -ARK ^OOil FOR JPLL JTOviii\PdEKg ' MnE & SPIRIT BULK STORES ; . • (ADJOijS 1NU X.IB HOTBli) '. A. -SiWCKIiEj A.'!' WMOi.KHAA.BS l&ATflSS THl'J BEST lihANOS 6T00LCE0. THE WdRLD'S STANDARD V A L V £ L B S S INDUSTRIAL MOTOR ENC t DON'T BUY OUT-OP-DATE ENGINE ! In the xhole Motor Basinees VALVELESS S THE HAUL MARK THE UP-TO-DATE " AUFERR08 are Valve'eis. They Ron frqm £24 10a Up. They are made in Eleven Modeh from 3 b.p, to 25 h.p. They will drive ' ANY MACHINE made to be driven by Power, In their Line of Business they are IT.' A Postcard ia all yoa have to apeod ho...

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

Artificial Teeth MrLJ.BLACKIORF i R.D.S., Vic. and S.A. DENTIST. Assisted by MISS BLACKMORE. ('■old Plates, Gold Teeth, Gold Crowm and Bridge Work a Speciality. Plates Remodelled or Repaired in On< Day. Attendance Evenings. A Set of Teeth from £3 3s. PHOTOGRAPHIC SUPPLIES. Q \MERAS from 5s to £5; Plates, Paper, _ Post Cards, Printing frames, Dishes, Developers, and all Dther necessaries for producing Photo graphs. CITY PRICES. - .'.isi. a large Chemist's Stock, equal to any ctiy Pharmacy. W. F. B. GOUGH, CHEMIST. ' DAYLESFORD. ' DENTISTRY Kr B,. E. MUEDOCBL SURCEOK DENTIST, May be Consulted Personally at Victoria Chambers, Vincent sfreef (Next Salamy Bros., Jewellers.) ■.iid also at his Private Residear* Victoria , Street. Hours—9 a.ia. to 6 p.m. D®Ih

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

DEATH. MELI-OK.— On 26th January, at -the Private Hospital, Daylcsford George, beloved husband of Martin: Mcilor, aged 40.

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
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DUCK SHOOTERS TOO EAGER. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

DUOK SHOOTERS TOO EAGER. Though the duck shooting aoaaon in Victoria does not open till Wednes day February 11, many shooters in he river and lake diitriots have been oaaaing destruction among yoang birds. Mr J M Semmen'i Chief Inspector of Fisheries and Gamp, stated • hat several prosecutions bad beeD started, while in oases already dealt witb heavy fines bave been imposed, and gang confiscated, Illegal shooting had to be pnt) down with a strong band, for wild docks were becoming • caree, owing partly to ibe inoreaBe.in ►etiUmeiit, and drainage of swampg

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
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DEATH OF MRS GEORGE GILBERT'S FATHER [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

DEATH OP MBS GEORGE GILBERT'S FATHER ! Mr John MoKenna, father o( Mrs Gilbert, wife of Mr George Gilbert, manager of the Lord Roberta nod North Lord Robetis mines, passed away on Saturday, at bis reBidenoe a Booth Tatadale. Mr MoKenna bad reaobed (be great pge of 861 yeara He was a colonies of 73 yeara standing, having arrivod in Viatoria | In 1841, He bad aB Bbipmate, Ei mand, who afterwards discovered the first gold at Clones 1 bey were still abuma at that period, being em ployen on adjoining stations. TbiB was in the fifties. Mr MoKenna waB a man of great experience in mining aDd was well bnown in this resp°ct in Malmsbnry and Taradale diBtrlok?. Be waa tbo diBaoverer of the May Qaeen reef on Potts's farm Wattle Bank, Malmsbnry, now owned ' by a brother of the Hon Hans Irvine. Mrs MoKenna pre deoeased her busband by abont 13 yearsi bnt seven Bons and fonr daughters survive. Mr MoKenna's remalna were interred in Taradale Cemetery on Monday, when the funeral was very well attended....

Publication Title: Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon And Eganstown Chronicle
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DAYLESFORD HOSPITAL CARNIVAL. To the Editor of the Advovate. [Newspaper Article] — Daylesford Advocate, Yandoit, Glenlyon and Eganstown Chronicle — 29 January 1914

DAYLESFORD HOSPITAL CARNIVALj I - lo th« Editor. of the .Ulvocate. bir,—Would you pardon one ,\vlio lias ii.c temeiity to address you with out a ioimai introduction. I have !but latciy aimed in your town, and on January 26 1 tos staggered by the versatile frivolity ot your townsmen. 1 hold u ip my hands in amazement ,at the memory of the scene. Cosmo politan f Well, yes, it was J-ather. iiut did such types of humanity ever ex ist in this world. I devoutly hope tney did not; or, if they did, ,1 just I as devoutly, am thankful that they do not .exist now. i saw an impos sible Cliinaman; one of Fenimore Coopar's Ked Indians, and a host ol pe.sonages whom no nation would ue p.oud id 'claim. 1- am a bit ol a cjnic, but I do conless l.was 'pleased with the pageants. 1 was pleased to see mat tne damsel whose kisses .ue.e for sale ..was .(.1 judge by her pe.sonal appeaiance), not likely to uo much trade. 1 leel sure that, even lor the Hospital, no Daylesford iic would iisk a sixpence land p...

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