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All the Difference. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

All /tho Difference. A Yankee who visited my town of Tupolo, Mississippi (says a native of that place) certainly got off a good ono at the expense of ono of our towns men. Tlio two had been discussing the differences botween the North and the South, when the Mississippian observ ed "Well, after all, as near, as I can see, thoro isn't much difference between us and you, oxcept that wo 'reckon' und you 'guess.' " "True," answered the Yankee, "but you-mustn't forget that we ./guess' a blamod sight better than you' 'rec-^ kon.'" . ~ .

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

PERCY MEILLON, Solicitor, &c., JERILDERIE. Commissioner for Taking Affidavits in New South Wales and Victoria. Will visit Finley'ainl Tocumwal OD Illoothly Court Days (Finlty Thursday, Tocumwal Friday, following 2nd Monday}, and when required. 4.rusc Moneys to Lend on approved sccnrity an any amount at lowest c^ctit rates of interest. ARCHIBALD C. TUTHUL, Solicitor "&c., ATTENDS Tocumwal every Thursday Afternoon and will re main for regular Court days. Commissioner for Affidavits for t New South Wales. Mackenzie Brothers Slock Station and Financial Agents and Auctioneers, etc. DENIL1QU1N & JERILDERIE. Stock Lists on application. Clearing: and Special Sales . onducfed in «ny part of the Districts?-Fioley, Berrigan Jerilderie, Tocumwal, Moania, Mutboura 3iarham, Moulamein, and Deniliquin. (H. LLOYD, Auctioneer.) CAMPBELL T16~ . AUCTIONEERS NUMURKAH (Vic), and TOCUMWAL. Regular Stock Sales held at Numur* iah, Katamatite, Strathmerton, and Tocumwal Horse Sales he...

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

SOMETHING REALLY NEW! THE CROP MAKER, ; Take a good look1 at this Cultivator, -It's the 99 Patented and Alan ufactured by J. T. CLOSE, at his ?Steam Implement Works, Finley, New South Wales, . : i -s'-?-', . THE . "IDEAL" DISC,- .CULTIVATOR, Gfc WID3. Did yoti ever see a better.proportioned or . more simple-looking Implement ? It is just as good as ?it looks;It isiuade. right,'works? right, and is not an untried expsrimsnt. It has a-record (JN SURPASSED "by.-any like, tool on the market. Its praises are sounded-from all parts of the State in fact .from: many other'States. . 'jr. . . . . .. - -.The 1 'IDEAIv " is built of iroaiand steal, well bracad up and stayed, and- is mounted oh three . massive iron W.heels.gjlt is practically indestructible. Sead a-past card'.to-. : " J- TivCI/OSE, Finley, N.S'AV., for full particulars andjjtestimouials.. READ -THIS TWICE. « r *' ' . Borea Crask, i T. Cj.09e; Fiutoy, * July I, HD7. . .^Da.ir Sir,-I havo inuaa plois ira'in you thofolloivW? tinii ...

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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FINLEY ENTRIES. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

F1NLEY ENTRIES. Tlic following entries hare been received for the races to bo held 011 "Wednesday next: Tuppul Handicap-Tnnisniore, Miss Bell, Green Gage, Ifcifllrc, Solario, Memory, and Puss. Flying Handicap-Monica, Inuismore, Miss Bell, Ilalfire, Yokohama,Pillion, Puss, nud Memory. Handicap Trial Stakes-Monica, Green Gage, Yokalmuia, Trcvallie, Pus*, Barney, and "Wavcrley. Handicap Trot-Stella, Ayr Lassie, Snip, Whale bone, Chessie, Silver Dump, Jack Dean, luid Kittie. RAILWAY MATTERS - Mr G. R. Jeffries is in receipt of a letter from G Graham, Esq, M.L.A, from which we extract the following : - " I wish you would consult those " who subscribed the money to pay "for' the land resumed for the " Tocumwal - Strathmerton railway " line, as to the advisability of pay ing Mr Cope for his laud out of " the balance in hand I have just " received a reply from the Premier " in which he refuses to pay Mr "Cope more than per acre for " the twenty acres taken from him, " and I feel sure the pe...

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Tocumwal Jockey Club. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

Tocumwal Jockey Club. The following- nmmniitirus have been received fcr tbo meeting to be held on faster Monday Tocuunval Jockey Club-Mirage, Remis.siui, Aii jiatoa, Birilajfrove, Andy Mae, llurct Lad, Seitlleld, Tailored, Eiitiirc, Solario, and Traucc. Handicap Trial Stakes-l)ionc, Loeliinvar, Miss Bell, Mignonette, llallire, Puss, Monica, Yoknhatna, Doubtful Bill, Highland Boy. and TrovuHi. Handicap Open Trot-Embrasure, Cliessie, Stella, Silver Dump, Snip, Ditfilista, Jack Dean, Violet, Kit Lad, Milos, and Jack Wren. Welter Handicap-Mirage-, Locbinvnr, Remission, Greysteel, Miss Bull. Biriln^rove, Andy Mac, Hurot Lad, Tuiloresa, Kutlire, PUSH, Solario, Yokabama, Doubtful Bill, and Trance. Bailway Humlicap-Dione, Locbuivar, Memory, Remission, Greysteel, Miss Bell, Senlleld, IZaflire, Puss, Monica, Solario, Yokabama, Doubtful Bill, Highland Boy, and Trance.

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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HEARD FROM THE STALLS. A FEW WHISPERS. DURING "ALADDIN." [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

BEARD FROM THE STALLS. A FEW WHISPERS. DURING "Ar.ADDIN:" "Want's that Vou're smoking!" "A shilling cigar." "It smells like eleveu peneeschango!" "(My brother saw a prison van yester day fof the first time In his life." "What did he:think of It?" "He was simply carried away with It!" "If n chicken belonging to the lady next door lays a bad egg In our yard, am rsupposed to make It good?" "The principal exports of Scotland ara Scotchmen." 1 "Japan Is known as the Land of the Rising Sun, but there are other public houses tliero besides." "A sponge Is a ma'n what takes two drinks to your one and don't pay for neither." - "Your spine Is the knuckly bone that runs down the middle of your back ; your bead sits on one end and you sit oh the' other,

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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A Startling Thought. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

Startling Thought. One morning a brewer observed an unusually expansive sniilo on the face of tlio jovial Gorman who is foreman at the- establishment. An interesting evont lmd occurrod at tho liouso of the foreman the night, before. VI congratulate you, Hans," smiling ly aaid the omployor. "Of course the now arrival is a wornler?" {<Of course it is I" was the emphatic reply. "Dis baby vays more und fif detn bounds 1" . "Splendid I And is a boy or a girl P" "J?5 golly 1" lioexclaimod in chagrin. "In der oxcitomont I huf forjiot to find out vedder I vos a grandfadder .ur a grandmudtler!"

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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CHAPTER II. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

CHAPTER II. Mr HIgglns spent a restless nignt. It Is not given to many to bear the loss of fortune-and In his eyes ono hundred pounds represented wealth beyond al most- the dreams of avarice - with* equanimity, and he was no exception to the general rule. Rising unrofreshed, In that condition,: which Is colloquially known as getting out of bed on the wrong side, he made the state of his feelings so evident that his wife found It expedient to maloo a pretence of having herself breakfasted and to busy herself In the more remote corners of the cottage. . The more he considered the situation the anprler he became. His wife-^con found her!-why had she not the sense to look for the hitter before? And'What had Mrs Sinclair done that she should get the money? The kid had been left at his doorstep, not at hers. Why should, she reap the.benefit? However, It was too late to cry over spilt milk. . Suddenly he paused, and a low whis tle escaped his Hps. After all, was Jt too late? He drew out th...

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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Earthworm Chased by C[?] [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

Enrthivorm Citnscd by Csnt'pGdo. An odd incident (writes a correspon dent of tho "Scostmnn") which enmo , undor my notico onuses mo to think . that tho contipedo foods upontho blood j or juiccs of tho earthworm. Ono after noon whon sittiiig oii^a garden chair, I obsorved a middle-sized .earthworm pomo out from amongst somo old leaves and rubbish; It was stretching and throwing itsolf forward, ovidontly in an ' oxcited state, and proceeded in the di- i reotion . of a flower bordor, hurrying along at a groat pace. .Shortly aftor a contipedo in-n-hurricd manner camo out of tho samo placo, apparently in fill cry aftor tho worm. As tho con tipedo kopt on tho worm's- tracks, it was ovidontly hunting by seont. Mean time tho worm had proceeded till it cam© to a woodon border, which was nearly level with tho earth. Over this tho worm throw itsolf, and falling upon tho path, it then doubiod on its trades, Btill* hurrying on, but now in ^ tho oppo sito direction. Evontnally it carfto to a part...

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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VETERAN ACTRESS. DOLORES DRUMMOND. HER STAGE EXPERIENCES. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

VETERAKI ACTRESS. DOLORES DRUaiMOND, rCEft " STAGE EXPERIENCES.'. A charming, gentle, sweet old lady* who (writes the "Dally Chronicle"; ib soon celebrating her 72nd birthday, lives in a pretty little houno at Twick enham,' with honeysuckle Just bursting Into leaf up the porch, and neatly-tend ed rose trees In tHe garden. Anyone who met hor casually would hardly tcileva that sho was even approaching three score years and ten. What wltfr her fresh, clear complexion, hor merry? eyte», and, abovo all, her Irrestlbly bright art^ gonial temperament, the snow-whito hair is really the only things that sug gests ago about her. ' It would "probably bo still moro as tonishing for those who did not know, .to hear that this delightful old lady has lived for over fifty years the stronuous life "of . an actress. Sho Is, in polnt-ot fact,.none other" than Mrs Spragus, fam- . Iliar to playgoers all over tho world as Miss Dolores Drummond. It so happens that sho. Is o distin guished woman for other ...

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SHOT IN A CAB. A FORBIDDEN MARRIAGE. A STUDENT'S DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

?SHOT IN A CAB. . A FORBIDDEN MARRIAGE. , A STUDENT'S DEATH. ! Geoffrey Neville, a young medical srttt* dent, shot himself in a hansom-cab near SvvJsi Cottngo Station on his way home - &t 9.30 on Wednesday night (reports the Mt>aUyMall," of 31st January) and died .from his injuries in St. Mary'e Hospital. P^ddington, yesterday morning. A pathetic, featuro of the tragedy If : that yesterday waa to have been his wedding-day, and a'remarkablo phase of the case Is that, at tho very hour Mr Nevlllo shot himself, a caveat forbid ding tho ^marriage, on tho ground that ho «(as under twenty-one years of age. , was /either in the post on its way to .him, or already awaiting him at his home. . It appears that at about nine o'clock oij Wednesday night Mr Neville engaged a cab at-the Marble Arch to drive him home. When near Swiss Cottage, South .Hampstead, tho cabman heard a sharp .report, but, thinking it came from a motor-vehicle, he pulled up, and tailed down, "This Is the address,...

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Finley Post Office. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

.?iFinley Post Office. Mails close at the Office as fol lows : Daily-For Sydney, T.P.O. south west, Naraudera, Jerilderie and Berrigan, at 7 a.m. Train leaves at 7-35 Daily - For Melbourne and Tocumwal, at 8 a.m. Coach leaves at S.30. For Deniliquin, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, at 7.30' p.m. Coach leaves at 8 p.m. For Pine Hills, Fridays only, at 7.30 p.m. For Jerilderie via Springfield, ou Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Satur days, at 6.30 p.m. Coach leaves at 7 p.m. -. Arrivals From Sydney, T.P.O. south west, Narandera, Jerilderie, and. Berrigan, at 7.10 p.m. daily. From Melbourne and Tocumwal, at 7 p.m. daily. I From Deniliquin 011 Wednesdays,. J Fridays, at 12.30 a.m. On Sun day at 4 p.m. From Pine Hills, on Sundays, at. 4 p,m- ~ From Jerilderie, on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, at 8.3<fc. a.m. M. W. CLIFFORD, Post Master.

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MURDER THROUGH FEAR. A DOUBLE TRAGEDY. DUE TO COWARDICE. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

MURDER THROUGH FEAR. , A DOUBLE TRAGEDY. DUE TO- COWARDICE. From Paris, on 24th December, thfc Paris correspondent ot the "Daily. Mall" wired: A man named Jollbols, who shot dead two persons and wounded! two others In ^Montmartre some mohths'ago, was yes terday placed oh trial for murder. Miserly by habit, Jollbols carried In hi a pockets* all his savings; amounting tu about L240. Wandering Idly In 'the streets on a Sunday afternoon, ne de cided to visit a woman'named Repignon, ..who lived in a small hotel. The wcynan demanded money from him, and when lie refused to givo all 3I10 apkcd roused .the house by cries of murder, Jollbo"ls irled.to escape, but the landlord and a: waiter barred his progress on the dark and narrow stairs; Jack: Why arc you consulting, tho diction ary? I thought you know how to spoil? Torn: I do. I am not looking for Information, but foh rori'bboratlon, .Frlpud: Why do you kill BO many pooplo la every act? Dramatist: Tho company la email, ' und that. Is tho o...

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PARIS TO PARIS. "PRAM" RACE. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

PARIS TO PARIS. "PRAM" RACE. ' Tn« perambulator raco from Parle tu Ihe North Polo and down the ether Blcle. oi! the world to the South Pole^hnd back to Paris is creating much Interest liere. America will be represented by four prams, France by three,'and Ger many by one. Tho competitors are all men of note in perambulator circlos manufacturers of .baby carriages, fathers of families, etc.-and realising the Importance to the world of know ing how theso popular little vehicles will stand rough handling in arctic regions and' the tropics,' these unselfish men have conie forward in tho interest of -the public, ready to undertake.tho noble task.. .' Each competitor will push himself ftUji his pram. News of tho raco will bo conveyed to the Press direct from the "log" of each vehicle. As most of those cohcernod are no novices at log-rollir.g, itie public mayXrely on being kept fully informed of all tho necessary de i talla. "Punch." ." Tobacco is the staple crop of the Ger» man small holde...

Publication Title: Tocumwal Guardian And Finley Free Press
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

IPS The Immense number of orders for FROOTOIDS sent by post direct to the Proprietor is convincing proof that the Public appreciate their splendid curing power. They cure Quickly, are elegant in appearance, and pleasant to take. "I am writing to you to express my thanks tor the Frootolds which I received from you some .time ago. My mother, who was a great sufferer from Headache and Bilious Attacks for many years, Jjas been taking them, and has found complete relief from them." v L. PATCH, Pelican Creek, Corakl, N.S.W. "Kindly send by return post two separate bottles of Frootolds for Indigestion, dec. I got a ..bottle from you before, and am pleased to say ? 'they have done me good." £. PIKE, " Myrtle Cottage," Manildra, N.S.W. "Your 'Frootolds' is the only medicine I Jiave ever found to do me any good for Biliousness and"Indigestion. One dose gives relief." J. H. SLEEP, Lochiei, S.A. " Enclosed please find 3/- for two bottles of - Frootolds for Indigestion. I got some from you two m...

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The Rainfall. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

The Rainfall. The following table shows in point3 the rainfall as recorded officially at the Finley Post Office : [899 63 104 165 86 57 3" 3°. 140 50 63 165 i 2^3? 1900 1901 1902 1903 1904 1905 I 1906 112.83 "Botm? Jiltlo-tlJiio nay* Mr ,1. (5. KolnifCoU. W.A., "I wus Kiilluriutf from a novoit> tiring)!, which threutuiiud to tuko a Morions form* Hrtirlnw* ' m> lum'h aUnit Chumbiirluiu'H Coiurt* I ilceMi'i! to k'vc it a trinl, imrt to my LMC.it «UWacti«m wn* eonipfutoty cuictj hy thisUwrr 1 )m<l llnished the fl»wt' Wtlo. For witu Vyl',1 Jctt* n>uuu'l C'J.. Toi-nuiwul uiul Flulny.

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The Rival Drapors. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

Tha Rival Drapors. .iXiUoi uiu^jod v jo q.'oojqg tpm o*n uj -op OJOAV OIJ.W. fUOCht.ip OAVJ pOAIJ OIOIJ!} tormined rivals, and who wcro always trying to undersell or ovorroach bach other in every possiblo way. Both I wore r.lirowd, smart men, but one had I slightly the advantago of tho other in I this respect. * I Tho smartor of tho two had his shop always opon first in tho morning, and his brothor tradesman had to pass it on his way to his,own. Every morning tho,, first draper was in tho habit of marking down most of tho. goods displayed in his windows, and after his rival hqd passed and noted tho reductions ho withdrew tho Iow-pricod tickets and resumed his former prices. Ho' repeated this niso morning after morning for several , days, until tho other, not to bo outdone in cheapness, was soiling for elevenpence stockings which cost him fiftooiipenco wholesale. This was tho opportunity for which tho smart man had been scheming all along. Ho hired boys and {girls to buy tho stocking...

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Tocumwal Post Office. ARRIVALS. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

Tocumwal Post Office. ARRIVALS. Kerrigan, Sundays, Wednesdays, Fridays, it a.m. Finlev, daily at n a.iu., Jerilderic. Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, n a.m. Sydney, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays at n a.m. aud 9 p.m.' Tuppal Mail, Tuesdays, Thurs days, and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Deniliquin, Tuesdays aud Fridays. 5 p.m. Barooga and Muhvala, Tuesdays,. Thursdays, aud Saturdays, 9 p.m. Yarroweyah, Cobrarn, Nutnur ka)i, Melbourne, daily at 3.40 p.m DEPARTURJ'S. Barooga and Muhvala, Mondays,. Wednesdays, and Fridays, 9 a.m. Finley and Sydney, daily 4 p.m. Berrigan, Tuesdays, Thursdays',, and Saturdays, at 4 p.m. Deniliquin, Wednesdays, and. Saturdays, 6 a.m. Tuppal Mail, Tuesdays, I'hurs days, and Saturdays, at 6 a.m. yarroweyah, Cobfatu, Kumurkalt and Melbourne, daily at 11.10 a.m.

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School Lessons Made Delightful. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

School Lessons Mado Delightful. It was while I was journeying in Grenada (writes a 'traveller) tlint I rnmo across a school in which, at first sigth. the pupils seemed to ho playing. I soon found, however, that they wero diligently folowing their studies and lenrning them well. T was shown across a rustic hridgo (this traveller continues) into what ap noared to ho. a playground. Some benches wero ranged along ono side. On these about ninety littlo hoys and girls wore learning to count. Tlie middle of the snace heforo the benches was not level, hut hero it was slifhtly raised and there hollowed. The padre, or teacher, pointed to this space, and explaino/l: "Horo we have., a map'ef Spain, with all its mountains and all its .valleys." Then ho came near the row of benches, and called, "Antonio Torres." An eager-looking hoy started up. "Antonio, go to Barcelona!" Antonio scampered across tho coun try, planted his foot upon Barcelona) and smiled at us. "Where is Barcelona, Antonio?" "In C...

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The Rainfall. [Newspaper Article] — Tocumwal Guardian and Finley Free Press — 17 April 1908

The Rainfall. The following shows in points the rainfall as recorded officially at the Tocumwal Post Office: January ... ... ... o February ... ... ... 51 March 26 77

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