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SPORTING INTELLIGENCE. CYCLING NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
S-PORTXNG INTMLIG±EN0 CYCLING NOTES. In few details of his everyday life is the average cyclist 80o careless as in his treatment of a bicycvle, and yet it is probable that none othee of his pis sessions repays with such'generous in terest any slight attention bestowed up vn it. Few mn venture out into the world without having their boots polished, their clothes carefully dusted, and a general air of respectability in parted to their appearance by the pro cess known as "groonAng," but how many take the snmallest trouble to pre serve the good looks of a bicycle,. or even to keep it in decent running or der. The question of appearance is, of course, chietly one of personal taste, and we.do not suggest that it is neces sarily a reflection upon a rider whcl his machine is dusty and travel stain ed; but there is often a connection be tween cleanliness and efficiency, and a cyclist who neglects to Imaintain his mount in good riding condition is cer tainly losing soime of the pleasure that ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
'hlIat Suniman r flolfiday. rA& may in thme Open. ;' ',; Yo may be looking folwrd with enjoyment to"either. " lITH a KODAK you not only enjoy the present, you bring back your V¥ recollections in the form of 'Snaps," each a source of enjoyment in years to come. So m. WHY SHOULDN'T YOU KODAK? . ' KODAKs" Simplicity (Daylight Loading and Developing) are providing ' enjoyment-for'thousands. • Why not you, Call on us for a free demonstration or enquire for our handsome illustrated h booklet. (J. S. Morris) "THE PROGRESSIVE BOOKSELLERS," 'Phone 38. ARARAT. j, DRAPERY STORES, t AVING had a successful J Jtime SIIL since our opening in .Ara-, ,: .,'. . rat, we have decided to celebrate the.'; .. I New Year by clearing out all REM-. ? NANTS and ODDMENTS', at Bargain -. ,, , ;; .. - SRemnant Dresses, eam an olors f yar. S ReIfianant Navy ;Prints, 4'%d 'per yard.` `Striped Ginighams, 7%d per I yard. Cottonepp 6%d per yard. r Muslin- in-Floral deigns, S andt, we have nsertionded to celeb...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. DVERiTISER GENERA PRINTING OFFICE, Ligar-atieet, Arotat. par THEO. G. GR.AO, Barrister-at-Law, tan itemoved his UOfflice to directly OPPOSITE THF BANK OE hEW 89OUrH WALES A Commissioner of the S"upreme Court 0o Western Australia for taking seidavita in VictorNa. Ivh II. E. WE BB, - odscit., &c," Upposte ctheu(rt Hlanae, C?unnnass?netw ' Victoria. I mra Aoianey.to Lend. ST t?Ritr W. lo~~Ia, L.L.1 Ea1anETER AND 80I4I0ITOA CO lt IAL HLOTEL BUILDINGS BAiELY STREET ABARAT, Moneys to lend of Freehold and Leas hold Securities. [A CARD. .. . ; MR AMIAN Addd1.l LLRB. BActttSTTh AND MOLICITOB, Barkly Street, Ararat, U NTIL lately conducting the prac tice of AMr F. HL eles, is co?o tinuing to reside and Practice at Ara rat, and has removed to the office lately. occupied by Mr H. Dodd. : aits Willaura let and 3rd Friday. ,AR?OCBTECT, sANFIELU tKIt1A1r, AL.AEAT. l LAri and Speeticsationa prepared for L all lauses at builotugs. Uluers will re cYve plou.IL attention. iM...
BALLARAT MARKETS. 19th January. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
BALLARAT MARKETS. 19th January. GrainI etc.-There has been an in crease an the supplies, and there has been a fair demand at quotations. Wheat is firm at 3/6 to 3/7 for prime milling. Oats-There is a steady de mand at from 1/6 to 1/8 for heavy feed. Barley--Samples are beginning to come forward; but as yet buyers have not. We quote :-Prime malt ing English, 3/3 to 3/6; medium, 3/; Cape, 2/3. Flour, £8/10. Bran, £4/10 and pollard £4/15. Potatoes are steady at £4/5 to £4/15. Hay has come forward more freely, and the market is a shade easier; best chaf fing, £2; fair to good straw, 35/ and 37/6; manger, £2/5. Straw is in de mand at 30/ to 32/6.
COMMERCIAL INTELLIGENCE. "Advertiser" Office, Monday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
OOMMEROIAL INTELLIGENCE. "Advertiser" Office, Monday. The following are the quotations in the local market :-Wheat, per bushel, 3/3. Flour, per ton, £8/10. Bran, per bushel, 1/0. Pollard, per bushel,. 1/1. Oats-,Milling, per bushel, 1/6; feed, per bushel, I/5, Barley-Cape, per bushel, 2/6; English, per bushel, 2/9. Chaff, per ton, £2/2/6. Hay, sheaves, per ton, £1/15. Potatoes-Warrnan . bool, per ton, £3/5-.Ballarat, per ton, £3/5. Onions, per ton, £8. Butter Factory, per lb,. 1/; dairy, per lb, 10d. Ham, 'per lb, 1/. Bacon, per lb, lld. Cheese, per lb; 8d. Eggs, per dozen,
LYCEUM PICTURES. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
SLYCEUM PICTURES. There was a large -audience at the Lyceum Theatre on Saturday evening last, when: Conon` ' Doyle's famous story, "The Speckled Band," was screened. .The programme forto-mor .row night is another dramatisation of a famous book, . entitled .' 'Fair Ex change," a story of life-long devotion and sacrifice. . This is an excellent pie ture, 'and one that should appeal to all "Red Light" is an exciting railway drama, while there will be an extra lot of special pictures included, in this pro gramme. The payment of £23,840 by the 'Cm perdown Biuttei Factory Company to suppliers of milk and cream for:Decem. ber easily constitutes a record;ybeating the previous best by £8000.. . -The- Prussian Treasury has issued a loan of £20,000,000, " at :4 per cent. Of this, £17,500,000 will be offered to the general :public in ,March- next; at £97. : .::- - - S While a storni was raging at Graves end, near Moree, lightning struck -a tree, and killed an old mian, who had shelteied' under ...
NORTH WOODLANDS. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
NORTH.WOODLANDS. . There are thirty-four harvesteis, and one header (the coming maehine),work ing.here, and two harvesters have fin ished. There-are 23 share farmers. The fallow land is averaging from 7 to 9 bags, and the older ground in three or fou'r crops without fallow is going from -4 . to 7 bags per acre. The amount in wheat is a little over 5000 acres. The oat and han crops -were very good, the. oats harvesting :from 8 to 11 bags. Farmers are not thresh ing much, the.expense.being too high at the present price of oats. - The rail way is within four niiles of here, and is now at the Landsborough siding. There are a number of men on the line at presenit, and we expect trains here isithin a fortnight. It has been a windy- harvest, and a small portion has beeni lost with the wind: - : " n m '?n nl 'm
GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
The Victorian Government is under writing a .4 per. cent. loan of £1,000,000, which is being isised i at £97.:: The..money. is repayable between 1940-and 1960. . Mr".Oecar Asebe's company has re turned to England. He states:: that the taking for 68 weeks in Australia amounted to £120,00. , M!r Herbert. Samuel, the Postmaster General,. speaking. at Eston on Friday night, said that duringthe fortlicoming session the Government would intro duce proposals" for reconstituting the House of Lords,, elimiuating altogether hereditary peers, and -rendering the second Chamber representative of, the general opinion of the country::.. . It is now definitely' know that the Hamlburg American liner. Acilia, 5693 tons, which was due at Monte Video early.' in November, has '.`been -.'lt. 3Iodies asridwreekage have been found in the Straits of Magellanh, ,andnatives report that in October'. a large vessel foundered in the' straits. * The reported loss of : 70,000, lives through the eruption of the Sak...
BILLIARDS. GRAY'S LONG LEAD. LONDON, Friday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
" BILLIARDS: GRAY'S LONG LEAD. S ' LONDON, Friday. The last of the three billiard .matches of .18,000 up betiween ','Toi'm",Reece (England) 'and George. Gray (Aue tralia) was continued: ;to-day. Gray made. & good "recoecry, and again tool. the lead.. When play ceased this even ing, the scores were :-.. Gray..... 6.... .. ; 16501 .Reece" (receives 2000) . i :I.1564.6 ..VICTORY FOR GRAY.:.i . " 'LONDON, Sunday. Gray, 18,000, defeated Reece': (re ceived 2000), 16;423.
BEAUFORT STRIKE. SPEEDY SETTLEMENT DOUBTFUL. SECRET BALLOT TO BE TAKEN. BEAUFORT, Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
BEAUFORT STRIKE. SPEEDY SETTLEMENT'DOUBTFUL. SECRET BALLOT TO BE TAKEN. " BEAUFORT,Saturday. The general feeling, when the diree tors. of?the Beaufort companies in Conference with the men's representa tives yesterday promised there would be no victimisation if the strikers re-. turned.to work, .was that the Beaufort miners' strike was, practically, at an end. The hope of 'a speedy settlement, however, has -been thrown to the ground. .A .largely ,attended. mass meeting ,of -miners took place at the Beaufort fire station this afternoon. Only members of 'the PŽ.M.E.A. were admitted, and the proceedings occupied about two hours.; When seen subsequently, Mr T. Jude,. secretary of the State executive of the. F.M.E.A., stated tlhat the whole posi tioi.had .been, thoroughly,. discussed. The proposals agreed to at the' confer ence of the, men's representatives.and the directorswvere put to,tthe meeting: A divisioni was taken, and-the men de cided to continue the strike. It ivas subsequently ...
ALLEGED SERIOUS CHARGE. THE GREAT WESTERN CASE. ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR TRIAL. STAWELL, Monday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
ALLEGED SERIOUS CHARGE. THE GREAT WESTERN CASE. ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR TRIAL. STAWELL, Monday. At the Stawell Police Court to-day a man named Thomas Bullock, seventy five years of age, a well known and highly respected resident of Great Wes tern, was charged before Messrs B. S. Dawson and G. Mahnke, J.sP., with that he did, at Great Western, assault, with intent to carnally know, a girl named Grace Tomlinson, under the age of ten years. Superintendent Morris prosecuted, and Mr J. Alan Anderson defended the accused. - The case lasted about four hour', during which evidence, the bulk of which was of a character not fit for publication, was tendered by tne girl herself, her younger sister, her father, and Constables Elliott and Marseall. At the close the Bench held that there was sufficient evidence to cause the ac cused to stand his trial, and they com mitted him to stand his trial at the sittings of the Ararat Supreme Court, to be held on 5th March. Bail was allowed in two sureties of...
MINING INTELLIGENCE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
MINING INTELLIGENCE. Mr F. W. Holst, in his monthly Ilin ing guide1 has the following in refer ence to the Cathcart Central mine: *Strong selling of these shares takes place almost every day, and although no reasons are given for the recent fall of 20/ per share, a glance at the work ing plan shows that panelling is ra pidly overtaking the opening up parties, and, as a length of about 500 feet of wash between the two south-west reef drives is yet. undrained, it may. mman .a partial suspension of panelling. opera tions for a time to allow the ground to drain; also to open up a, further extent of the gutter south-east. For the 12/ paid in dividends there has been roughly 1200 feet of the gutter taken out, so that there now remains about 4800 feet- of lead to work, if it all proves payable to the Langi Logan boundary. The last washing -of 4 fa. thoms from the most extreme points down the lead gave the high return of 61 ozs.
WICKLIFFE. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
WIELUTEI. At the examination for merit and qualifying certificates held in Novem ber last, the Wickliffo State School scored great success. Three candi dates were presented for merit certifi cates, and all succeeded in gaining the coveted honors.. The two who sat for the examination for qualifying certifi cates passed in all but 'one subject. They will be examined in that subject on the occasion of the next visit of the district inspector. These successes re flect great credit on both teacher and pupils, especially as two of the can didates for the merit certificate were unsuccessful in their attempt to gain the qualifying certificate in November, 1912-two months after.. the -present head teacher took 'charge. They-have, therefore, covered the work of two grades in less than twelve m'onths. One of the candidates for the qualifying certificate was laid up with a broken leg for two montus during last winter. The successful candidates for m'rit certificates were :--:Bessie Ford, -Mav M...
BURGHER DEFENCE FORCE. DEMOBILISING PREPARATIONS. PRETORIA, Sunday. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
BURGHER DEFENCE FORCE. DEMOBILISING PREPARATIONS. PRETORIA, SundAy. The officials state that members .of the Defence Forces will be held on cer vice until a 'proclamation his. been issued, releasing them.. The units which save'already undergone annual con inuous training will be the first re leased. The remainder will, as soon Is the situation permits, be concen trated in the central areas where they are new serving, for. the purpose . of mndergoing continuous .training. The defence headquarters are pre paring a: scheme for the gradual de 'mobilisation' of the burgher command oes. Vigorous steps will be taken to summon to the colors all who did not respond to the proclamation. t A DASTARDLY OUTRAGE.. An attempt was. made to blow. up the engine house of the Vogelstruis Estates G. M. Co. on Saturday night. As a'cage containing the skipmen was being lowered a'package was thrown :hrough the window of . the ;engine house.. The driver did not notice it'at first, 'but a second or two.later...
MELBOURNE SHARE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
MELBOURNE SHARE MAdRKET. Yesterday's quotations -:of Ararat stocks were as under :-, Cathcart--Buers, 2/9. Do. (paid) -Buyers,: /7.. Catheart Central-Buyers, 32/6; sel lers, 33/9. Great Langi Logan-Buyers, 4/2 ; sellers, 4/6. l :.. North: Langi Logan--Buyers, 4/10. South Langi Logan-Buyers, 14/3; sellers, 16/.. Do. (paid)-Buyers, 15/. Central Langi Logan-Buyers, 3/2 ; sellers, 3/10. . . New Langi Logan-Buyers, 35/3; sellers, 35/6; sales, 35/, 35/3. Do. (paid)-Buyers, 35/6; sellers,. 36/; sales; 35/9. .oUpper Langi Loiga--Buyers, 1/3; .sellers, 1/6.- - Cathcart :Viefory-Buyers,. 1/10; sellers, 2/2.
MINING MANAGERS' REPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Ararat Advertiser — 20 January 1914
MINING MANAGERS' REPORTS. Cathcart Company.-No. 3 shaft, south end, No. 7 rise-Opened drives in crabhole to north-west and south east in wash good value. North' end, No. 3 rise-South-east prospecting drive to 100 feet in small wash, poor value. No. 5 rise-South-east cross drive through to panelling on No. 3 rise in payable wash; now opening prospecting drive to the north-west off south-west drive. No. 6 rise-Truck roading and panelling with fair results. New Langi Logan Company.-Main reef drive working shorthanded; total from shaft, 2428 feet. Branch reef drive-No. 1 rise up 18, feet centred, ladders and sloot .put in, reef fairly tight. East reef drive to'244 feet i;n very tight country ; no timber re quired for same. All bores running satisfactorily, pressure gradually eas ing. Pumps and machinery working well. No. 2 shaft.-Good progress is being.made in erecting machinery. Langi Logan South Company.-East washdirt drive extended 16 feet ; to tal,::229. feet ; prospects little, bet...