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Municipal Election. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
Municipal Eleotioa. In connection with the forthcoming February municipal elections at Campbelltnwn, thoBe aldermen who retire through effluxion of time . are Messrs. Barker, Caldwell, Bnd Doyle. Aldermen Barker and Doyle will,' it is under stood, seek re-election, but Aid. Caldwell has decided otherwise, and has announced his iq-* tention not to come forward again. This an nouncement will, we feel snre.be received with regret bv the general body of ratepayers. Fat ,M-e i-aH .fifteen jrears '. Aid . C«W»«!IAw,»««* the ratepayers faithfully and well, sod His re tirement from office will be a distinct loss. Let us hope, therefore, (hat he will reconsider ths matter and go to the poll. Men of his' ability and experience can ill be spared from the council. The names of several gentlemen iikely to contest the election are mentioned, notably, Mr. E. Her born (who was well re ceived last February) and Mr. Fred. Moore. We will be able to speak more definitely next week, however.
PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
Pbbsbvtskuk Cbdbob. _.' 4 Sunday morning at 11, evening; 7, and during sum -..;? met months *t 7.80. Sunday school «t 3 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. — HeUgious uutxucuoD, public ?cho-£ ? . '; * , /._ Thursday, -7.30 p.m.— Prayer meeting and choir praottce.- ' v Wedderburn.— Nov. 7 and Dec 6, at 8 p,m. The MinUter may be teen at the Manee on Friday evenings, 7—9. Biv. D. Moore, B.A. Rev. R/Bthsl, M.A. (in charge).
Don't Worry. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
?? :?' ':;;;;? %'~- ? p^i^stp^.. ''I TttKE« iretimet «nd a»-»»6niin eteryjiiff, . 'When not to,wbiTy (j^rT.iM'.ilr'fe ': r' . ?^V;-'-l8tti|:|wrdMti;!ii«^:io^o. '^v', ,' r 'When tttrtiiiiunsMU *» darVaji.a d»*r „ ' ?! iTfafceiflng to tnrfi tmrj not jo ,frtSr, ; ? :'**|»o^|j£w»att ttfc fuiure % ; £»oh life h«rftt good to fa* thinkiiil for, ^ Wje mu« tt^rt w«i in»y »lw«yi find Sotut happineif -surely, lew nr mow, Suine j*»o* for trouUed mind. Let a* try tliegood in onr imndi to fit,' Passing «v»r tlin ills iu * hurry, For wheo we r--»11y think of il, ' Whalgwriever comes of worry t .. We roust bekr our tii»h cheerfully, .. ? . Not burden pjtr world »ith:«orro«r Beoauee we wo inxiupt, nnd fearfully 'Are looking fur trouble to borrow. Look into the f ntace with bopef ol ieart,' &e«p a watch |--r the ailver lining, And the cloud of trouble will wirely part, ???-? IE we trust insUad of repifcing.
Campaign Calculations. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
cStmpaign ' Calculations. This is the season for campaign cal culations. 'We have now entered upon a year which must within a few months yield a general election, and politicians and others are san guine what will happen in connec tion with every seat. Mr. Reid and his all-powerful party are convinced that the returns will be such that he and they will survive the elec toral test high and dry above the deluged Oppositionists ; and Mr. Lyne and those led by him .are equally confident that the Ministe rialists will be swamped by a big wave, and that the Lyne-men will be cast comfortably on the Treasury _ shores. It is always interesting to listen to the optimists ; but there are pessimists among all parties who scent disaster for their cause ahead, and have an unpleasant facility for forecasting defeat. For the sake of the country, let us hope that the campaign will keep all the good men in their places and substitute possible statesmen for quite a mul titude who missed their vocation...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
'''A ieMiBMl^esTttri^on. ANOTHER PRESENT-DAyjSiiRACLE. DOCTORS BEVVILDERED; FRIENDS DUMBFOUNDED. SENSATION IN PEARL BAY. Oue reporter called -t tbe home of Mrs. Nel son, wife of Mr.- J. D. Nelson, proprietor of the popular P«arl Bay (Sydney) pleasure grounds, and lessee of Ckmtaif and its fiDe pavilion- and tmrroundiogs. . Mr. Nelson's name is admirably known in this particular, and his Wednesday evening excursions to Clentarf, and bis Sunday -trips to both there and F«arl Bay are not. only al irays well at tended but are conducted with the greatest degree of good management and eclat.. Our reporter's mission wafe to find out if the re ports he had heard respecting Mrs; Nelson once pmcUitned her /hearty weloonie.to the scribe, and he was forthwith at ease witli this most kind-hearted of ladies. - ' Do you know that in the past 15 yean,' .she observed, ' I hare spent £200 in tonics, cures, and patent medicines without receiving the slightest benefit or surcease of pain,' ' It's, a Ur...
Kind-Hearted. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
[?] ' Yib,1 Mid th^Uown'Mter to »be preacher whn w*» waitipg to tak« the trait), 'talking about kitid-be»rfadmeni there's none of them :ton-4«*t',tawyM'||ki,titier.'iJ . .'.??'-? :. '?? ? : * Y6n-?}i4l.t^fs/ 1 oai, tell i ou a little story which will show wbsV* h»artj»e'«^in ?Vina.' ? ? *'' '? ''?'',. V * I'd like to hear it,' said the preacher, look ing at bis witch. * Well,' said the statibnmsster, 'yen see it was this wsy : Bill .(ones was a mighty poor man, end tbe railway tonk and ont-off his leg. We'll, begot Lawyer Skinner to sue the Com missioners, and the Commissioners compro mised him for £50,' ?W»111\ ' W«H, sir, what do yoa think Lawyer Skinner did I1 * Save no idea f .' His ebtrgps in tbe case were £55, bat as Jones only got £50, he let him off with the odd £5, taking only the £50 for himaelf.' 'Good old lawyer I' quoth the parson.
Mr. Bowser Fixes the Stove-pipe [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
Mr. Bowbw Fixea tb« Gtov^pipo ' You know that mother will be hire tombr row,' taid Mr*. Bowier ftt dma«r thrower evening. . ? ? Ye*, I mnember,' replied Mr. Bowwsr, ' I shell be glad to we, her. If all mothersin law had been like her, the funny men could not have worked off a tingle jok» »bont it,' ? She will have th» bedroom upstair*.' ' ? All right.' ' But m the fnroace don not peem to hfeat that room sufficiently, I thought I would put up - email stove.' ? That is the correct thing, my dear.' * Tb« girl got the stove up then tkh after noon, but ibt coold not pot tbe pipes to gether.' ' Jon bo, and you want me to do it. Ail right.' ' I was going to a*k you to telephone to a ?tore man.' '.What fort Vben the times cornea that . J. can't get tbreaipr-four lengthr-of -store (ripe together I had better retire to a lunatic aavluirj.' ? JJut yon— you — ' ' Will low my temper? Not much. I am aa plaoid as a mill pond, and could set up 40 joints of etore pipe without a wink. If all husbands...
Famous Young Men. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
Famous You? Vea. Bacon was a member of Parliament at 23. Longfellow's first poetry was published at 13. Shakespeare left school at IS ; John Bright at 15. Scott entered the fair realm of literature at 25 ; at 34 he was the most popular poet of tbe day,. Galileo discovered the isochronism of the pendulnm at 19. Byron's first poems appeared at 19 ; at 24 he reached tbe highest pinnacle of bis literary fame Wilberforce entered Parliament at 21. Pitt, the younger, was in Parliament at 21. Boras' first volume was published at 27. Napoleon, at 27, commanded the army in Italy.,., . - ..??? Tennyson,- at 38, took that high stand amongst the posts which held until his death. Brougham, that strange and wonderful phenomenon, entered school at 7, and was at the head of bis clats at 12.
A Sure Way of Making Money. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
A, 8qm Way of VaJdag lloatry. His ' biitpry is briefly told. After several d*ys«f thought h'« discovered a sure way of making money, atoll, like other men,. he was in a hurry to try it. He made haste to insert ah advertisement somethiog like the follow ing in several conntry weeklies : — ' Sure way to kill potato bags ; send 20 two-cent, stomps to X.T.Z., fer a recipe that cannot fail.' Then he hired a dray to bring bis mail from the post office, and bad 10,000 of his recipes printed. - Inside of two weeks some thing like 6000 or 7000 farmers bad con tributed twenty two-cent, stamps each for the printed recipes. TheB several hundred of them bought olubs and railroad tickets and started out to interview tbe advertiser. At his office they wore informed that he had left to do some -business in Europe, and he was not expected back. Alt he had left was a package of 3000 or 4000. bits uf paper, on whicb was printed the following :— l^'. Put yonr bug on *, shingle. Then hit it with another...
Cricket. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
CRICKET. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; A match was played at Campbelltown on Saturday last (New Year's Day) between the local club and a team representing the Liver- pool district, and resulted in a draw. The visitors batted first, and were at the wickets the greater part of the day; the Campbell- &nbsp; town men had only been at the creases a few minutes, when time was called. The scores are appended:— &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; LIVERPOOL DISTRICT. R. Donnan, c Alf. Payten, b H. Payten .. 24 H. Kelly, c Davies, b Hickey ................ 13 E. Park, c Jas. Payten, b H. Payten ...... 15 D. Donnan, not out........................... 136 &nbsp; A. Hull, run out ................................ 50 C. Donnan, c Clissold, b H. Payten....... 2 F. Hartge, b A. G. Payten .................. 22 E. Cole, c Hickey, b A. G. Payten ........ 12 A. Wheeler, c Clissold, b J . Sullivan .. 34 &nbsp; F. Donnan, c Rigelsford, b Cliss...
Local and General. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 5 January 1898
Local and General Muggy weather ; rain wanted. Mr. J. Mitchell, the public schoolmaster at Narellan, has been appointed chief of the Geology and Mineralogy Institute at Newcastle. Our accoungs for the quarter ended 21st December will be issued within the next few days, and we respectfully appeal for an early settlement of same. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Mrs. MacArthur-Onslow has invited the old tenantry, numbering some 600, to her resi dence, early this month, to welcome Mr. and Mrs. James MacArtbur-Onslow home. One of the luckiest attendants at race meet ings, in a quite way, is Mr. Lyne. He gene rally gets the 'straight tip.' Mr. Reid con fines his sporting enthusiasm to cricket. Whatever fruit is required for jam and bottling, please order. There is plenty to come, and my prices will tally with all comers. — Yours...
Miscellaneous Mems. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 12 January 1898
Mieoellaaeous MeJas ' Do you believe man is made of dust, Mr. Snip ?' ' Not all of them/ said the tailor ; ? dust always settles, and I know men who don't.' A little boy who had been used to receiving his elder brother's old toys and clothes recently remarked, *Ma, will I have to marry his widow when he dies ?' Fussy: 'How -is it you couldn't keep the secret I told you?' Mrs. Pussy : * Why couldn't you keep it yourself?' Teacher r * What is a kiss ?' Johnny: ? I can't exactly tell yer, teacher ; but I can show yer, if yer want ter kn,ow.' 'How is your friend doing in Sydney?' ' Oh, he's carrying every thing before him.' 'Goodl What business is. he in ?' ' He's a waiter in a restaurant.' Subscribe to this paper — Is per quarter.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 12 January 1898
WE ASE THE LARGEST IMPORTERS OF \^^^^^^^^^ III 1 IIA'A, - S ' and all kinds of PIANOS, I Musical— ORfiAP ! |NSTRlJM£Hm C^C^^i'4^ IK AUSTRALIA. .^ - We boy 'for 'cash at the Factories 1 __ This is the reason we can give our Customers such '.good value, at least 20 .per cent, less than other Houses. We guarantee all our Instruments and -exchange free of cost if ; Customer hot satisfied. We have been established in Sydney 50 years and our guarantee is valuable. We have the largest and best selected stock of high-class goods.' : If you send,' your order by post you can rely upon our giving the same 'careful attention as though you : were personally, present to select. Catalogues sent '?. . post free on application. Easy^Time-Payment Terms can be arranged for any Instrument. W. H. PALING & CO., LTD., The Campbelltown Herald. Subscription, 4s per annum in Ad vance. Subscribers may Cojameatee ik A&y Time. A Ml MI'AL EDUCATION For a Oroiv7Ti ! The above heading will, of cour...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 12 January 1898
Tillage Slowly Learned. TaEfti fa a mtu In Scotland who .uied to write many readable and fnstruolive thing*. Ho tigned . funaelf ' A Country Person,' unil a bnght parson he ib One of Us eut; » ta entitled ' Xfaingi Slowly Learned,' ? gpoi Ime of thought for anybody. t Well, here to one of the things (lowly learned— that disease dosen'tjuiDp on ? nun lik* a w4d cat I out of * tree, J»u\ develop Irota *eea« «na «ondl I , ciona, juit *? «wef and we»3i do We who write and print &eSB essays of which these lines are one, have said this a, hundred Urns* f but all the people don't seem to have thoroughly grasped the tdet yet For if Mr. Theodore Treaiure alone had done «o, he wouldn't have suffered ten year* from attacks of rheumatic fever. Id November, 1691, he «ays, hg had » fearful time with it. He tell- tu in -a letter tbat he had dreadful pains all over his body, antt was so aoro he couldn't bear Anything to touch him. Even (he bedcloihe* hurt him, like a feather againat a eoro ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 12 January 1898
'The Old Enemy — -*. — HAS NOW — NO TERRORS.1' TWO TEAES* nrDifrisirojr —'ALMOST WENT BLIND--. IN THE .STREET.' , HE USED Hope Dawaed.~Ee Was Cared. MR D. LA.ING, Grnnatn-st., Albert Park, VictoriB, writes on May 8, 1896 : I snf fered from indigestion for over two years, and after trying all sorts of medicine without im provement I gave it up and felt, sure that my osse was hopeless. However, a friend per suaded me to try Clements Todic. I did so,. and the 6rst bottle did me so much good that hope dawned and T tried two more bottles, the result being that I am now thorpBghiy well,, can eat well, have gained flesh, and always feel ? ? in excellent spirits. ' My symptoms were — - severe headaches daily, sometimes going almost blind in tho street, liver complications being very serious, no heart for business, getting little- . rest from sleep. This happened about two years ago, bat I hare continued so well all ibis time ' that I am now not afraid the old enemy will return. I know of tw...
A Lady Attacked and Robbed at Ballarat. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 12 January 1898
▲ Lady Afctaol&ed. and Bobbed at Ballon*. The following remarkable commnnicatton has reached ns from the mining centre of Balla rat : — A young lady, daughter of one of the oldest residents and miners, Miss Fanny Simpson, of Victoria-street, says : 'I was attacked by the most excruciating pains in my sides, and vomiting which followed imme diately after every meal. Mother took me to the hospital, and she was told my kidneys were affected. 'The doctor said I had inflammation of the kidneys and incipient consumption ; but the medicine he gave'me relieved me only for a time, and in a menth I was as bad as ever. From that timn until nine months since I have had a continual sequence of sicknesses, and have been entirely -robbed of good health. I have seen several doctors at different times, and one wonld describe my complaint as oue thing and another as something else. How ever, the last two seen decided I was suffering from Bright's disease of the kidneys, and com menced to trea...
Social at Ingleburn. [Newspaper Article] — The Campbelltown Herald — 12 January 1898
? Social at Jajflefewa. A VKRY enjoyable social was held in the well-, appointed hall attached to tbe residence of Mr. G. Minett, on the evening of the 31st n't. About 40 couples attended, including a number of visitors from the metropolis. DsncinK, to excellent music supplied by Mr. J. Williamson, commenced shortly before 9 o'clock; and was kept nf- with vigor until mid night, when a substantial repast was served in Mrs. Minett's usual -firs t-claes style, after which dancing was resumed and continued until the email hours. During the evening Bongs were admirably renderadjiy the -Misses' Isaacs and Johnson and Mr: Ticket, and ^rs. Minett pave a recitation with her accustomed .ability. Mr. Jackson proved a thoroughly-efficient snd obliging M.C, and to bis efforts, backed np by those of the host and hostess, is due the nn qnaliBed Buccess of the affair.-— 'Liverpool Herald. ? .