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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25. (Before Mr. H. Byrnes, J.P.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Tuesday, SiiriGsniKit 25. (Before Mr. H. Byrnes, J.P.) AVong Foy was charged with hawking with out a license. Def, ndaut said that he had had his license in his i-ocket, and had lost, it. It was also stated that the Gluuoso missionary had identified flic man ns - no of five for whom he had taken out licenses. Sub -Inspector Lntimcr said that tho way tho licenses were lost was by Chinamen giving thorn to others to tr.ulo upon. Tho defondnut was discharged, and recommended to take out another license. Richard Raycvaft pleaded guilty to being drunk iu t'niilh-strect, Grnnville. Ho w/is fined 5s or 21 hours. For using obscene lan guage ho wns fined lOsor It days.

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Local and General Brevities. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Local and General Brevities. Giu:i:cng es for Turkey. 'William Brown, head of tho Agricultural College, Ontario, sei(t by Canadian Qoyern ment to report on Australian agriculture, ar rived iu Melbourne on Saturday. Tho Park wild-bird shooters to be prosecuted — when nabbed ! C:S70 for 11 miles of road not good enouirh. Melos won the A.J.O. Derby though' the pride of White's stable rol/ei/ei and thundered. Because England was Protectionist ' in the Middle Ages, '. Dawvjd-'-' thinks that N.S.W. should bo ditto iu the 19th century. Our boys bent Surrey by HI. Of the -10 matches Our Boys have played in Kngland 1!) Were won 'by them find )1 lost' (' being drawn.) '/' '' ' ! Purram-itta (j Sessions oi't the 3th prox. Brown; of Canada, thinks Adelaide 'farmers are' too 'well off. ' ' ? ' Robert M'Phillamy, of Goriiiaii:s IliU, Buthurst, has passed iu his checks. A good sort. An international Temperanco Convention is to bo held in Melbourne in November. Postmaster Roberts is suffering a rec...

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Parramatta Petty Sessions. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24. (Before Messrs. H. Byrnes and F. Beames, Js. P.) [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Parramatta Petty Sessions. ? Monday, SurTKitDim 2-1. (Boforo Mossrs. H. Byrnes and F. Boames, Js.P.) Po'cr Kelly summoned Edward Brnddick for using lnngungo towards him calculated to pro voke a breach of the ponce. Defendant pleaded not guilty, and was defended by Mr. It. H. Levien. Mr. II. A. Richardson appeared fur the xnaintiff, who deposed that on tho loth of September ho was driving past Banks butcher's shop, where defendant worked ; Braddick called out to him, and used insulting language to him, saying that ho would knock the'white moustache off of him. William John Bunks, who was called by plaintiff, said that Brnddick was first insultingly accosted by Kelly. David AVhiting, another of plaintiff's witnesses, gave similar evidence. '1 he caso was dismissed, both X'nrtics paying their own costs. Eliza Spcnco wns charged with having no lawful visiblo means of support or fixed place of abode. 'J ho woman, who bas been an inmate of the Newington Asylum, hardly seemed right iu her ...

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Religious Services for Sunday. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Religious Services for Sunday. Church of Esqiasd. — St. John's, Parra matta, 11 a.m. and ij nnd 7 p.m., (Rev. J. B. Gribble) ; Harris Park, 7 p.m. (Rev. G Darcy Irvine) ; Sherwood Council Chambers, 7 pm. (Rev. U. Tate) ; All Saints', Parra matta, 11 ii'.m./andfp.nv; (Rev. J. Done). St. Mark's, Granville, 11 a.m. iirid 7 p.m.'(Rev. D. E. Evans- Jones). Christ Church, Guildford, 10.45 a.m. and 3.30 p.m. St. Luke's Mission Room, Pariamatta North, 3 o'clock (Sunday School.) Wkslbyajj (juiritCH.— Mucquarie-street, 1 1 a.m. and 7 p.m. (Rev. P. J. Stephen,) ; Baulkham Hills, 3 p.m., (Rev. P. J. Stephen), 7 p.m. (Supply); Ryde Circuit: Ryde, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. (Rev. J. E. Carruthers) ; Dundas, 11 a.m. (Mr. F. Over), 3 p.m. (Rev. 3. ]5. Cnrruthers) ; Castle Hill, 3 p.m., (Mr. A. Carter), 7p.m., (Supply): Dural, 11 a.m. (Mr. F. Midsoil) ; Galstoii, 3 p.m. (Supply) ; Liverpool & Granville Circuit : Liverpool, 1 1 a.m. (Rev. J. Scott), 7 p.m. (Mr. 11. Denison) : Asylum, 9.30 'a.m. (Mr. ...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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MR. DICKSON'S COMPLIMENTARY. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

MR. DICKSON'S COMPLIMENTARY. In the skating world — and that now embraces a very largo area of this world of care and trouble— the director of a skating rink is I looked upon as a dear good follow by the ladicp. | It is his province to see that his lady patrons receive duo attention whon first they come to learn to move m that graceful, style, when they seem as if to tread on air — -to skiin over the skating surface liko a swallow skimming over the placid waters of a silvery lake — to flit hero and there, with a happy, beaming face, that would seem to say, 'tis good to livo : 'tis better still to live and skate. Our nkating experience has not renched that happy consummation yet, though. We aro yet iu our infancy, as far as roller skating is concerned, and our stylo is moro forcible and loss poetic. We can't yet realise the swallow-skiminin-r business. Trying to ; skato reminds us mure of treading on a banana j skin, and, as every ono knows, the evolutions ono performs after that cer...

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Thornleigh. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Thornleigh. Pum.io School.— Mn. John Nohus, M.P. him received the following ofiieial communica tion in reference to the above :.— Department of FublioIustruetion.SydnejV'lst September 18SS Sir,— With reference to the formal application uaieu 1. mi ultimo lor the establishment of 11 provisional school at Thoruleigh, I am directed to ucijiwmt you that the District Inspector ro ports that the educational wants of the place are met by the oxising public schools at Pen nant Hills and Hornsby. He also states that all the children whose names are given in the application are with ?theexception of ;| or 1 onrolled in these schools aud, that, no family is more than ono milo and three quarters from a state school. ?-. Under these circumstances tlie Minister of Public f lutrnctiou is unable to accede to the application at present. With tho view however of providing fpr the future re quirements of the placo lie has decided to secure a suitable sitefor school purposes.— I have etc. G. Mii.i.UR, ...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

CUMBERLAND BUILDING ' LAND \J AND INVESTMENT SOCIETY LIMITED. CAPITAL, £100,000, with power to Increase to £200,000. Money received on Fixed Deposit nt tlie fol lowing Rates : — For 1'2 months, G per cent per lumuni. (i mouths, 5 per uent. per auuuiii, Audi percent, nt call. Savings Bank Branch.— Deposits of One Shilling and upwards received, and six («) per cent, interest allowed on the Monthly Balance, ami no notice required for withdrawals. JNO. JAS. MILLER, ??? ? Manager. Oilico— Masonic Hall Buildings, George-street rpHE AUSTRALIAN JOINT STOCK 1 BANK. PARRAMSTTA BRANCH. Paid up Capital . . . . CoOil.UllO ? With power to increase to £1,000,0110 Itosorvo Fund ? £310,000 Interest allowed on Fixed Deposits ill current rates. Bilh discounted aud advances made on up- | jirovo-.l security. Drafts issued on all the principal cities in the world. H. M. TODHUXTKU, ? Manager.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

THE eOTBlELAND AEGUS AND FRUITGROWERS' ADVOCATE IS I'UBLISIIED EVERY SATURDAY MORNING AXD DELIVERED TO ALL PAETS 1 'OF TARRAMATTA AND SURROUNDING DISTRICT. ~ s. A. Subscription, per quiirter, in advance 'i 0 Do. boolted .. .. '2 3 Siiiglo copy . . . . . . ..02 Tedms of AuvjiiixisiKO : Thrco lines ? 10 Six lines.. ? ..: ? -1 »? One inch ? 2 G Ench additional inch .. . . 2 G Births, Marriages »U-1 Deaths .(each) .... ..10 Special terms for advertisements ordered by the quarter. Casual advertisements must be prepaid, ex cept hi the ease of hnns or persons having running accounts with us. Persons ordering advertisements on behulf of any club or society will bo held personally re sponsible for the payment of same. Advertisements must state upon the face of them the number of times they arc to be iu Kcrted, otherwise they will be continued and charged for until countermanded, LITTLE & CO. September 21th, 1887. R. M. VIRTUE (Late Parker & Co.), PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMIST (By Ex...

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Local Topics. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Local Topics. Wliy a fancy dress skating corruborcc should bo termed a carnival is not so easy to compre hend, since, according to some etymologists the inrtl ' ciirnival' means ' Good b'yo meat;' ivliile tlie thing, skating carnival, means very pntontly not a f urewoll- but a welcome to inert '. Tho lesson of the successful trial shipment of oranges, to England from Adelaide, seems to bo that this fruit should not be p.icked loosely but compactly: item, that it mny be despatched nearly fully ripe wi bout risk. Francis Itawdou Hume, who died list week lit his pluee near Bnrrowa at the .ago of 81, was the youngest son of Deputy Assistant Oomniis swy-Geiierul Andrew' Hume. He and his tin ee brothers, .Hamilton, John Kennedy, and Andrew, were born in Piirrumuttu. Andrew I Hume died young ; John Kennedy Hume was \ murdered in 1S10 by bushrangers at Gunning, (to the i-elief of which ton-iiship, on hearing that. -it had ' been stuck up,' ho liad, hastened with seven of his servants from h...

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THE Cumberland Argus AND FRUITGROWERS' ADVOCATE. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29. AN IMPORTANT QUESTION. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

THE FKUITGHOWKUS' ADVOOATH. SATURDAY. SEPTEMBER 29. AN IMPORTANT QUESTION. AVhkiu is it to bo, I'umuniitta, East — or Urunvillo, North ? The residents of tho district in question (which is now by proclamation u ''province' of tlio Borough of Grauvillo) ;vre desirous that it should bo detached from that Muni cipality and added to tins Jiorougk ot I'lirriimaUii. On behalf of the Borough of (JTimvillo it is claimed that that muni cipality has just spout £10,000, borrowed on the security of its rates, and that the part now agitating- for in corporation with rarramattn, lias had its fair share — it' not far more — off that expenditure. Allowing' full weight to that ploa, it raises no insuperable ob stacle to the realization of the very re asonable (lush-on of the residents of the now' discontented district, since arbitra tion could easily decide, if the proposed severance bo decided upon, the amount of tho moneys which would bo due, tin dor the circumstances, by Farra jnatta to Granville...

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CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

C1UCKHT. Tub Hospital for Insane opened their season on Kat nviluv last, and did not piek the hottest, inuleli on their list for a start. Elliot Bros., of .Sydney obligingly sent up a team to amuse the Hospital boys. The visitors won the loss, n ml started to bat on a 'verv iiood wieket, hut which minht huve been better had it been rolled. However, they did not slop lone; enough to hardly be able to pass an opinion nn the wicket. Teddy Hoard mid .7. .Simpson between them bowled 101 hulls, and iiU was over, the score standinj.-at .T.\ A. Scott In, Ke.ine !i and I.. Si-nttS, miikiiiiv nearly nil the runs. Hoard HudBimpsouasncavas ]iossib!e' divided honors. The Hospital team lost r- wickets lor ail. Shacklelon, (it (no! oulj, Little :iS, Simpson -ill. and li. Veiteh a», hav iiiifiiiiwli.ftliefim. (.ieiii-fo; Veiti/h lias wowliTliilly iniproved. and we expect to see him figure well up Ibis season. Following are the scons :- Elliott liros. C.C. Mill, l.li.w. b Simpson ' Simpson ? S Keave...

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Skating Carnivals. GRANVILLE CARNIVAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Skating Carnivals. G-RANVILLE CARNIVAL. Oub Granville neighbours, determined not to bo out of the question altogether in regard to :':incy dress carnivals, gavo ono at the Rosehill pavilion on Friday, tho 21st inst. Tho affair was not so great a success as peoplo imagined it would be, but although only fairly attended, all seemed to enjoy themselves immensely, and in fact, so much so, that at tho request of many present, Mr. Eaves, tho manager, prolonged tho affair until tho small hours were reached, viz., i a.m. Skating was indulged in till 11, and then followed dancing and skating at intervals. There was a goodly supply of skates ot hand, with their little conveniences, but plainly speaking, on tho wholo they woro not of first-class quality. The variety of fancy dress was not very great, but the general run of those worn werd most becoming and alto gether uncommon. To describe them we aro bound to commence -with Miss Emma Jones who adopted tho garb of Cinderella, and cer tainly lo...

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THE TURF. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

TUKTURF. Tlu'incclimron ltosehill in aid of the fonds of the CniTinsrloii Ci'iiti'iiniiil llospilul for Conviilescents will uenellt tlio funds of the institution to the extent of about i!5W.

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Carlingford. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Carlingford. rnoronun Pmtfokk. — In reference to the promised platform at Carlingford on tho Nor thern line, Mr. Frank Farnoll, senior member for Central Cumberland, writes us that ho has been informed that tho Commissioner for Rnil „.,»,.* rn,.nminr-iids the construction of a platform nt Pennant Hills, at a cost of £3000, with im provements to tho station. - Mr. Fnrnell adds that he is afrnid this will not suit, but that it is likely Mr. Sutherland will visit tbo district in company with him, and then something dif ferent may then be recommended. Tin: Roads.— On the occasion of his visit next week to the district, Mr. E. Faniell, M.P., promises to make some enquiry into tho condi tion of the roads, several of which sadly require attention. Ho has already induced tho Gov ernment to place a mimVr of tho so-called un employe'd on some of the roads thereabouts.

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PARRAMATTA CRICKET CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

I'AlflSAMATTA ClilCh'ET CLIM). A special genenil meetiou- of the members ot (lie 11 hove club was held at Urodic and Co.'s Ciniihella l',l Exchange. liroi-.jo sheet, on Wcdue-dav eveniie- last Ploent : Mes-rs. W. W. Hodeiiham (iu'tbe ebaiH, \\''. A. llrodie, S. K. Walfoitl. llemiett. Uiee. Cowner. S.-bwiirtzUotf, Ci.peland, Hart, Moor. Grcvilli, and Mobbs. Tl ? linutes of the pievious -euei-il nuetli - weie read and continued. ' Prior to the^eneialbu-hie-soffl,,. evrnin-. onheluilf of the dub, the chairman picr-nted Mr. G011M, the club s scorer, with a handsome frophy. in rcc ? it ion of his servii es during last shimiii. The'cbainnan. in 11 few well-cbo-en words, leuden-d Mr. Gould the thanks of the members. Mr. Gould suitably acknowled-ed the compliment. It ttu.s moved by Mr. Walford. and seconded l.v Mr. It.inu tt, -It.lt )!ule 12 he iimende.l as follows: ???' That the election ota election commillee to choose plaveis for all matches shall tak..,.lure .it the annual meet in- of t...

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FIXTURES. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

FIXTOKES. Coates H team v. Granville li team to-day. Follow in..' me lenuested to attend 011 (iranville ground at 2.15 p.m. :— II. Tunk.s, Watts, Pilcher, W. Coates, W. ?funks, Clarke, A. Mcades, W. Tavlor, Balmer, Jno. Bvrues, E. I'aton. Bert Tuuks (l:-), V. Meades (1:\). The following are selected to play for Albion against Independent on Albion wicket to-day :— Jdiiim, Garlick, Guerin, E. Cook, Sprowles. Peters, Hurst, Bi-othorson, Bartloy, Higgin, Wall. \V. Smith (1-JJ, F. Cook (Hi). The following members of the Field of Mars C.C. are are selected to play against the Hospital for Insane C.C. at Pairamatta to-day:— W. Spurway, Kirbv. Homers, Webb, Joe Stephens, H. Engall. G Mohbs, T. Hughes, G. dwell, A. Smith, J. Cowell. J. Mohbs (12),. I. Cat! (l:sj. . l'arianiatla -2nd eleven v. Collingwood C.C, The fol lowing are chosen to represent the former this day at ??»-, Collingwood ground :-Cowper, Wbilwo'rth, Jfohbs, U. Hhuik, Hurt, Hill-Kilt, Dougluss, Foixter, Dowileii. Cox, Weaver...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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MISCELLANEA. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

MISCELLANEA. Vermin are the effect not the cause of disease in fruit in trees. In France, if a vendor of artificial manure deceives a purchaser, ho is liable to a fine and imprisonment. Harness hung in the stable is as much damaged by the gasos and dampness thero as it is worn by use. The removal (says Liebig) of ono bushel of wheat from a given tract of land, and a failure to restore to it any portion of its constituents, decreases tho power oE that land to produce wheat, to an amount equal to one bushel ; the farmer who pursues this policy, is actu ally year by year disposing of his capi tal, and becoming the owner of a farm less and less valuable. A cheap insect powder for poultry : — To each pound of sulphur add one ounce of carbolic acid. Mix thoroughly, and keep in a close box. Sprinkle this iu tho nests through the house, and if the chickens aro lousy, rub it under their feathers thoroughly. Field, in his ' Pear Oulturo,' says, in regard to scale insects : ' They feed upon th...

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ENTOMOLOGY AND FARMING. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

ENTOMOLOGY AND FARMING-. So far as making known the lifehis tory, habits and characteristics of the injurious insects nre concerned, the entomologists have, to a great extent, performed their work. But after all this has been done, can we truly say that the farmers and horticulturists aro better able to cope with their insect foos nowthnn they were forty yoars ago ? So far as the insects of tho greenhouse and garden, they are— a fact duo very largely to tho investigations of tho entomolo gists. But when we como to tho farm and orchard, wo see insocts year after year destroying largo portions of our field products, while tho farmers are almost, if not entirely powerless to pro vent it. Seeing this to bo the case, many agri culturists have boen disposed to voto ;he work of tho entomologist a failure ; but must wo therefore conclude that the work of tho entomologist has boen of no value ? By no means. Although Entomology, strictly speaking, has roached an advanced state as a scienco Ec...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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INSECTS THAT ARE INJURIOUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

INSECTS THAT ARE INJURIOUS. . . . ' Even so lately as the year 1882, tho great loss incurred by hopgrowers alone from aphis mischief in this country amounted to more than £ 2,250,000. Itwill be seen that our natu ral prosperity is influenced, and influenced very severely, by ono small insect only, in ono branch only of its destructive work. . . . ' Nor is the hop tho ono and only cultivated plant which suffers from nplmuthiok; were it so our losses would be comparatively trifling, for hops, after all aro not a necessity of life. Com is destroj ed — whole fields of it — by an aphis which settles on the oar, and drains the sup from the swelling grain ; cabbages by ono which clusters beneath tho leaves and in' the heart, and ruins tho plant for human con sumption : beans bv another, which causes t'.io stems to wither and the pods to shrivel awny ; lettuces by a fourth, which lives underground, and by damaging the roots works irrep irablo mischlof before even its presence is known. ' No...

Publication Title: Cumberland Argus And Fruitgrowers Advocate, The
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Man and Insect. TO THE EDITOR OF THE CUMBERLAND ARGUS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate — 29 September 1888

Man and Insect. TO TIIK EDITOE OP THE Otn£BEI!I.ASD AltOtJS. Sir, — As so much ignorance prornils on tho subject of insect-life, und much mischief may bo and doubtless is done, through hasty infer ences from imperfectly observed facts, I bog to susrsre-st that vou reprint, especially for tho benefit of fruitgrowers, tho interesting series of papers lately contributed to tho ' Sunday Magazine ' by Mr. Theodore Wood, entitled ' Man and Insect.' A newspaper can perform no moro valuable servico than to place within tho roach of the people tho knowledge acquired by scientific ob servers. An instance has lately oomo under 'your ob servation, whore tho greatest enemy of ono of our worst ? ' posts was actually regarded as the cause of that pest, and war was waged against it accordingly. Thus immense mischief may be done through want of knowledge — killing the policeman instead of tho criminal, as Mr. Wood expresses it. To show how really useful the ladybird is, I quote what Mr. Wood writes ...

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