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COMMERCIAL. GIPPSLAND STOCK MARKETS Theo. B. Little and Co. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
COMMERCIAL. -o--- GIPPSLAND STOCK MARKETS Theo. B. Little and Co. STheo. B. Little and Co. report: Fat Cattle--We yarded 50 at Strat ford, including some very prime cows and heifers; there was a good attend ance of butchers, and practically every thing disposed of satisfactory. All our pens full at Sale on Saturday, good qluality cows sold well, others were not in such good demand. At Morwell a very nice yarding and everything sold well. We quote prime cows to £7 5s, good do. to £6, medium and inferior sorts from £4 7s, speyed heifers to £6 17s 6d, .lightweight bullocks to £8. Store Cattle-80 in at Stratford ma jority sold at good rates. At Morwell a good yarding of stores and springers and nearly the lot' cleared at auction. A number of smallpens at Sale; young cattle and steers sold well, cows aind calves not so high as previuos sale. Springing heifers £5 18s, backward in low condition £3 15s, empty heifers £3 7s, store cows to £4, 1.8 month to 2 year old steers to £3 lis, 2fr- ye...
TYERS. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
TYERS. -0 Miss. Collins, of Tyers, who has been training for a position as nurse in the Bairnsdale Hospital, has passed her examination. She will probably follow her profession in Melbourne after the winter. Mr. Bert. Christensen has star ted an agitation, with the laudable object of inducing the Tyers peo ple to take more interest in the Tycrs mechanics' institute, with the object of securing better ac commodation, re-painting and re novating the hall generally. A meeting will probably slh'ortly be held to discuss the project. There are a number of residents at Tyers' who, either through themselves or families, use the hall every week in the year, and it .is to be hoped that these aL least will help Mr. Christenscn to bring his project tto a successful issue. When you are not' sure if Mr. A. J. Trood, the well-known Gipps land dentist, is at home, just ring up phone 38, and make an ap pointment. Fourteen years' prac tice in Traralgen speaks for itself.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
Come, .ons' r, A Few Comparison Values IN FURNITURE. Compare. Bedroom Suite, In Beautiful Grained Oak, Large Bevel Mirror Wardrobe, Marble Top Washstand, tiled back, Latest Shape Duchess Table, £ 10 10s. Diningroom Suite, 7 -Pieces, consisting of 4 small and 2 large chairs and couch, covered in Morocolline, well made, £S 10s. Sideboard (Special), Large S:z.,, Bevel Mirrors, 2 Drawers and Cupboards, -£4 IO#. Unb,,atahbl Off ring in Beddi, g 4f'. 6in. Pure KIpok Mattresses, Ee'gian Ticking, 299 6d. 4,t. 6in. Heavy Wire Mat(resses, "Interlocking Sides," 21s. This is the laest thing in Wires and the value speaks for itself. L~A IBOS. A Master Baker SPEAKS OF THE WORTH OF Clenents Tonic So ill hisfriends scarcely knew him and he went to the Melbourne Hospital. A friend recommended Clements Tonic, and that saved him This letter has been recorded because of its great ernestness, and the way the writer, Mr. Holliday, expresses his sufferings and recovery. It shows what Clements Tonic can do...
TRARALGON SHIRE COUNCIL WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
TRARALGON SHIiE COUNCIL s WVEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11. -----·------. "?-??'% Pre~ent :Council- ors \Vhitta " crs, Clarke, Anderson, Pettlt, G. Pentland and Bodycomb'. . The minutes of the previous meeting were confirmed. Correspondence. From Treasury office, forward ing forms for Government subsidy for current year amounting to £893. Received. From secretary Country Roads Board, forwarding extracts from Government "Gazette," contain ing technical descnription of roads in this shire, which have been de clared main roads. Received. From secretary Muni:ipal Asso ciation, forwarding for considera tion of the council copy of the Thistle Act, now before parlia mnent, From secretary Royal Geogra phical Society of Australia, stat ing that his society is now trying to obtain the meaning and his lory of places and'names through out the State of Victoria, and in viting information on this subject. See motion. Fromsecretary of Shire of Ro:e dale, stating that his shire is in accord with the proposa...
TRARALGON POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11. (Before Messrs. T. A. Pettit, R. Canfield, J's.P.) With of Tyres Act. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
TRARALGON POLICE COURT. -0-o- - WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11. --Before Messrs. T. A. Pettit, R. Canfield, J's.P.) Wi .th :ot Tyres Act. The Traralgon Shire Council proceeded against John Wi'son, carrier, for infringing the WVidth of Tyres Act. Senior Constable Chenhall prosecuted, and there was no decfence. The senior constable stateI the case was brought under sec. 569 of the act, which permits a wcliht 91 9 cwt. per inch ot tyre. 'Hugh M'Donald, inspe:tor for the shire council, said that otn the 22nd of January he met the defen dant bringing a load of palings along the Upper Traralgon C'eek road. Witness told. him to weigh the load at the weigh bridge in Traralgon, and witness produced the ticket which showed that the load was 11 cwt. 3 qjrs. over the weight allowed. Senior Constable Chenhall ex plained that the ticket gave the gross weight of the load (tyres mn eluded). T'e excess was as sta ted. Defendant was fined one shilling for "ach cwt .in excess, and 2s 6d costs.
TRARALGON WATER TRUST WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
TRARALGON WATER TRUST WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11. Present: Chommlssioners Pettit (chairman), Anderson, Canfield, Clarke, ltoiy omb and VWhittak er. Turncock's Report. The turncock (Mr. Miller) re ported as follows: 1 bIeg to report having.made the usual monthly inspection of the Trust's water supply service to the intake. I opened the scour valves, and found water hdischarged therefrom satisfactorily. The pipes are free from air, and there is a good pressure. The Tyers river at the intake is two inches above the siimmer level. The water is clear, and the service basin almost clear. C In reply to the chairman, the secretary said there had not been any complaints of shortage of wa ter. Some people were using too much water on their vegetable gar dens , but nothing had yet been done in the matter. The chairman: The resolution passed at the last Trust meeting has done sdpie good. Comn. Anderson: And there has been some hor weather. A Complaint. Com. Clarke said that Mrs. Heywood, of the Blu...
TOWN BATHS. THE BUILDING SCHEME ABANDONED. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
TOWN BATHS. o-- THE BUILDING SCHEME ABANDONED. At the meeting of 'the Traralgon c shire council on ,Wednesday, Coun cillor Pettit reported that the sub committee appointed to make a proposal re the crectiun of swim ming baths in Traralgon, had con sidered the matter. As blrea:ly re ported in the Press, the committee had not been able to come to any t decision on the matter, owing to the financial position. Something might be done about crecting baths .on the creek at a much smaller cost. The comnmittee in tended to consider this proposal, and report to the council at next meeting. A good site would be near . the Cordial Factory bridge. 'Thle committee had abandonzdc: the idea of building baths, as the cost wouli be about &E700. Council'or Anderson: t don't like the creek idea. Council.or C. Carke rlso aii that his brother had made enquir ies on the subject, and had seen the Richmond baths, where there was every convenience. The ba si n was cleaned out every week. season tick...
ROSEDALE RACES. YESTERDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
ROSEDALE RACES. -o0- YESTERDAY. There w'as a large attendance at the Rosedale races yesterday. The Melbourne special was rackeJ, and large numbers went from ;Traral gon ana Sale. There was no hitch of any kind, or owner or rider cal led up. Results: Handicap Hurdl. Ra;e 40 sovs. Two miles. Chunda. 9.7 ... ... 1 Bushy, 9.7 ... ... 2 Wessex, 10.9 ... ... 3 Chunda ran down several hur dles badly, but had the pace all through. Betting :2 to 1 against Chunda. Trial Handicap. 20 sors. Five furlongs. L.K.G., 9.3, ... ... 1 Hydroplane, 7-.8 ... ... 2 Andricula, 8.4 ... ... 3 \\Ton easily all the way. Betting :7 to 1 the winner. Rosedale Hndlicap. 100 sovs. , One mi'e. J. Fieflder's Ata'oga, 7.7 1 J. Duder's Lady Jane ... 2 G. Col:is' Glynne, 6.7... 3 Won easily. Betting: 7 to 2 the winner. SHandicap Pony Race. Little Step, 1; Strathaird, 2; iMirth and Fancy dead heat for third. Won by halI a head. 6 to 4 on the winner. Amateur Race. Diomed, 1: Quarry Park, 2; 3 year old Handicap. Rudas, 1; ...
RIVER IMPROVEMENT. PROPOSED CONFERENCE. SCHEME TO BE PREPARED. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
RIVER IMPROVEMENT. --------- PROPOSED CONFERENCE. SCHEME TO BE PREPARED, At the meeing of the Traralon shiie council on Wednesuay ±ett-rs were read from the Rosedale and Morwel shire councils, and the Sale Borough Counci:, infnatnmg that they fully approved of the council's proposal to urge the Government to Improve the La trobe river by snagging and cut ting the bends. Tne Rosedale council suggested that the land owners aiong the river be also asked to attend the conference.' The .president (Council.or Whit takers) thought it would be bet.er to have a conference of'the shires interested first, a'nd the general conference ajerwards.. The first conference could probably formu late some definite proposal for the larger meeting, whereas if the gen eral conference were held first there would be nothing definite to olace before it. Councillor Pettit said that at first glance the president's sugges tion seemed a round-a-bout way, and like taking two bites instead of one. He had written ou...
TELEPHONE TRUNK LINE RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
TELEPHONE' TkUNK LINE RATES. 8 min. each add. 3 min Morwell ... ad ... 2d Glengarry ... 2d ... 2d Toongabbie ... 2d ... 2d Moe ... 3d ... 3d Cowwarr ... 3d ... 3d Rosedale ... 3d ... 3d Flynn's Creek 3d ... 3d Trafalgar ... 4d ... 3d Yarragon . 6d ... 5d Sale ... 6d ... 5d Walhalla ... 6d ... Maffra ... 84 ... 6d Heyfield ... 8d ... 6d .Newry ........ 8d . ,,. 6d - Tinamba ... 8d ... 6d Warragul ... Sd ... Id Yarram ... 1/4 ... 1/
THE TELEPHONE. TRARALGON EXCHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
THE TELEPHONE. --o TRARALGON EXCHANGE. I Dr Hagenauer 2 Dr. McLean 3 Mr. Challman 4 T. B. Little & Co. 5 Christensen & Bawden 6 G. H. Marsh 7 Layton Bros, 8 L. Lay 9 W, A. Clark £o THE JOURNAL (W. Chappell), Ix Whittaker Bros:; 12 J. English '3 Shire Hall 14 J. D. Campbell I5 J S..Milligan . a6 S. Lees s7 Nurse Miller 18 Gippsland Trading Coy. 19 J H. Vivian 2o Mathieson and Davis 21 P. Dunbar 2a Co-operative Store, 23 T. G Cobbledick 24 T. H. Row 25 Serjeant and Bruce 26 A. M'Lean and Co, 27 R. H. Widdis 28 Grand Junction Hotel 29 Railway Station 30 Savings Bank. 31 Butter Factory 32 Police Station. 33 National Bank] 34 Pentland and Canfield. 35 C. E. Clarke. 36 H, M. Campbell. 37 " The Record" (J. W. Guest). 38 A. J. Trood. 39 J. W. Grubb. 40 F, Gruhb 41. J. Robinson. 42. A. W. Crowe and Co. 43. W. Christensen and Co. 44. Rk Widdis. 45. Rev. W. J. T. Pay.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
Auctioneers. A. MoLEAN & CO., Stosk, Station, Land and Finanoial Agents. TRARALGON. MAFFRA. MORWELL. MELBOURNE .Sales conducted under the per sonal supervision of Mr. W. J. M'Lean. A. M'LEAN ana 'CO. are now making up List ot Sales for ... 1914 ... LISi OF SALES: Feb. 13.-Morwell sheep sale, 14.-Yarragon sale. 18.-Carrajung sale. 20.-Spe'Cial sale, Toongabbie. 25: Mrs. J. Price, land, ,cattle, horses, etc., at Tratalgar without reserve. Mrs. Leslie's Farm, at Tyers, for Private sale. SPECIAL SALE OF FIA1 AND STORE SHEEP! MORWELL. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13th. A. M'L'AN and CO. will sell at their yards 'as above on the arrival of the mid-day train from Mel bourne: 6000 Splendid Crossbred Sheep, including upwards of 40Z0 account Mr. Len Davey, tor absolute sale. . Acct. owner 150 Good IFat Wethers 50 Prime Fat Lambs. Acct. owner 1000 Good Conditioned VWeaners 500 Crossbred Ewes, 6 and 8 tooth, rams joined 10th of December. Acct. owner 350 4, 6 an¶l 8 tooth Crossbred and Comeback Ewes...
ELECTRIC LIGHTING. PROPOSAL TO THE TRARALGON COUNCIL. COMPANY TO SUBMIT PROPOSAL. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
ELECTRIC LIGHTING. SPROPOSAL TO THE TRARAL GON COUNCIL. COMPANY TO SUBMIT PRO POSAL. Messrs. J. N; Matheson, Miitchell and Mitchellhill waited. on tile Traralgon shire council on Wed nesday, with referenhe to supply ing electric light for Traralgon. Mr. Matheson said the coimpany had been formed for the purpjse ot estabiishing hydraulic po,.er at Tyers, for generating electricity, and for other purposes. They had obtained the right to utilise the river for generating power, and electricity. It rested witn the council and the people whether they had the electricity in Trara. gon or not. The company could reduce the cost of lighting by 25 per cent., and was prepared to take over the gas works at a price to be arranged. The details could be discussed later, and an order in-council would be necessary be fore the council had authority to hand over the lighting rights to the company. If the council was satisfied after going into the mat ter, an agreement could be entered into. Mr. Mitchel...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
What a Difference! W hat A DI? ?ER1ENCE between doing I?NO'T AT PRESENT, you will, we know, be business wAith us, a Local Firn, with shortly requiring a SUIT to MEASURE, and a GUARANTEs E of SATISFAC- with the fullest confidence in the fine range of TION at remarkably fine cut prices. New Season's Materials, we earnestly request compared with placing your Order with a Travell- . you to give us an opportunity of proving our asser ing Tailor, whom you may never see again, and who tions. There can be no better time than the present doesn't care if he never sees you,. and whose first to secure some of our New Suiting and Coating, aibition is to get his Commission, which, by the absoluttly the pick of the trade. In addition to way, together with heavy travelling and hotel ex- making Suits to Measure,' we always carry a fine penses you have to pay, so again we say selection of Hats, Shirts, Underwear, Braces, Sox, WHAT IS THE aDIFFERENCE!id Boots. All the latest styles. A TRY ON - given w...
THE COWWARR BUTTER FACTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
THE COWWARR BUTTER FACTORY. The annual meetin of t': c sliarcholdcrs of the C.owwarr But tcr Factory was held onl Monday last. IMr. I). Jorgan \challrmaln of directors) preside. T''he atten dance was small, an c\i:lence that the business is proceed:ling satls factorily. Director's Repl:ort. Your directors herewith s.ubmit the s rvcnteenth yea:lv report for the period ot 12 month·, ending )December 31, 1913. Durin. tl:e perlodl under reviewc the comnpany purchased: 4,018,272 lbs. of milk, and 369,965 lbs. ot creamn, ~luch manufact uIred 353,922 lbs ot commercial butter. The supphi:rs were paid £15,298 12s 8.1 tor 310891 lbs .of butter fat. so that the average overrun \\was aplproxl matcly 13., an:l the ave:a ze price per lb. 11.8d. The avcra:.,e te.ts were: Milk, 4.05; cream, 39 ler cent: and the coAt of the manu facturing and marke'ing 1.223 per lb. During the year your direc tors found it necessary to instal a new l:oilcr, andl the same has pro ped entirely satisfactory, both in re...
THE TOURNAMENT. AT "HOLLYDALE." [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
1 THE TOURNAMENJ. AT " HOLLYDALE." -o - The tournament organised by the local .Methodist church was held at "Hiollydalc." Mr. J. \\W. Grubh's prtty resildence. yester day afternoon. The weather was perfect and just the right brand for an outdoor picne dn ai grand scale. The tournament to:)k the place ot the Old English Flrr, which has been so e'emarkably suc cessful in previous years, but which entailed a great deal fo la bor. There was a very fair at-. tendance and many of the \isitors amusea themselves by saunter.ng about the grounds, others watched the aquatic and sports events Afternoon tea was available all the a fternoon, andl for this pur pose thie kittle \\;s kept on the Iboi so that there should be no waiting. Fruits. dr'nks and ite cream was a!so obtainable. A good dinner -was laid on the tables ;at -ir o'-lo -k ;n ,there uas a;imnst a rush for it. 'The lake prcsented a very pIretty sight. With the Iboats gliding to anId fro. and the swim mers in the water. A capital con c...
MORWELL BOWLING GREEN. PUBLIC OPENING. [Newspaper Article] — Gippsland Farmers Journal — 13 February 1914
MORWELL BOWLING GREEN.. PUBLIC OPENING. [By KittyJ Under moot favorab.e coiditions the official opeuilig of the Moriell1 bowhng green took place on Wed nesday, tnere being a large atten dance of players and sympatlhisers ?There were ful.y 100 people pie sent, including representatives from Traral~on and Boolaria. The former club was represented by Mr. Duffy (the president of the club, ahd Mr. Enghlish and Mr. Handley, and their wives. The Boolarra club, which numbers ,a total membership of 14, sentseven of their enthusiasts to take part in what proved to be a most suc cessful opening. Too mi h credit cannot be given the members of what is considered to be the weak est club in Glppsland as regards membership, in turning up In such. strong- force to mark their. appre-. ciation of the energy and enter prise of those prominent townsmen who, at much personal sacrifice ana expense, had successfully es tablished a bowling green in the:r midst. 'The presence of such a large gathering can on...