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CORRESPONDENCE. Without endorsing the opinions of our correspondents, we shall be glad to insert communications bearing upon topics of public interest, which may be intelligently expressed and free from personalities, on condition of receiving the writer's real name, not necessarily for publication, but as a guarantee of good faith. TO THE EDITOR OF THE EVELYN OBSERVER. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

CORRESPONDENCE. Without endorming the opinions of our correspondoeut, we shall be glad to insert communicatioun bearing upon topics of public interest, which may be intelligently expressdt and free from personalities, on condition of receiving the writer's real name, not necessarily for publication, but s a guarantee of good faith. TO TiS XDITOR 0o T110 ITVELYN OSMBRTB. DearSir,-Will you kindly allow rue spac in your valuable paper to briefly reply to numernus inquiries which have reached me from your district in reference to the visit of Madame Melba to her native country ? In order that visitors to the Melbourne Cup, from Towns in .Austrlasia which Madame Melba cannot visit, may have an opportunity ef hearing the great singer. I have arranged to give one Qrand Coacert by Mladame Melba anl her Company at the Town Hall in Melbourne, on Wednesday,6th November, when all the Governors of Aus tralaiia and their suites will be present. Madame Melba was persuaded to consent to this arrang...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHITTLESEA SHIRE COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

WBITTLESEA SHIRE COUNCIL. -0 The ordinary monthly meeting of the Whittlesea Shire Council was held at the Council chamber, Yno Yoan Hutel, on .lon day, 13th inst. Present :-The President (Cr Draper) and Cra Bassett, Cornfoot, Morris, Nicholson, felid, Thomas, and Willis Cr Lawroy, President of the Kltham Shire Council, was in attendance and was aecom modated with a seat at the council table.. The minutes of the previous meeting were read and confirmed and outward correppon dence approved of. TUS LATE DR IUT fCKBLANID. Cr Thomas said that through an oversight last meeting no motion had been passed regretting the death of their late Health. Offcer, Dr Sutherland. He would now move that a minute be recorded in the books expressive of the council's deep regret at the death of Dr Sutherland, who had during his term of Health.Officer to the Shire proved himself efficient and trustworthy. A copy of the motion to be sent to his widow, Mrs Sutherland. The President seconded the motion, and r...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

A SLUGGISH LIVER Makes Days Unhappy And Nights Miserable. The Case of Mr. 8. FORTINOTON (Bj a Loal Rrrovrer., "Without, any other end than to per form my dut to tmhe public," said Mr. Samuel i ortmgton, of No. 48 Itath down-street, Carlton, to our reporter, "I will try to help them by answering your questionse." I believe you have often spoken about a remarkable escape you had some years ago: Do you mind tolling me alt about it?" With characteristis kindlinens Mr. Fortington answered: "You shall hear everything that happened to me. TO begin with, it is as well that you should know something about the hours I have to work, for I consider this a mutter of great inmportance. I work a number of hours on one shift at eight and thon I. have to do a similar porioa during the day time, so that, you see my meals are taken very irrogularly. I stood it all right till a few years back, when my digestive organs conusienced to play up with me. A feeling of opprossion in the chest appeared duoectl...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

JI T, MACKEY, JURI,, Cordial and Bitter Manufacturer, . Royal Place (oft Swan-street), RICHMOND. D ? I years mnusufacturirng for Hlole and Mackey. It Lilydale Cash Produce Store.: S. H. W. Pither (Ltes of Melbourne Markets). Tie asly legitimate Prsduce Merchants in L the District. L ARGE supplies always oa hand of the _ f Bone Dust Superphosphate (Cumming, Smitk & Co.) Oats, teed whole and crushed ' Tarrarian, Algerian, • Danish, Stout Victorian seed Yorkshire Hero Peas and Strata gem, less than Melbourne prices Chaff, Hay. Bra., Pollard, Straw Barley.. Nice Meal, Rye, Tares, Rock Salt BI S Seed Maize, Garden Seeds. " fzzling."On it wcere to e see ns ev . J. AGENT tir he celebrated Salvitis. A call will convince everybody. S. H. W. PITHER, Z..LYDZALE. Pomeroy &c Tarrant's (Undeo Royal Letters Patent) Tree EXTRACTORS, FOREST DEVILS, Are still to the fore. Caenot he beaten. Orders by post receive prompt attention. Agricultural Implements, &o. Best workmanship. ...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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GENERAL INFORMATION. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

GENERAL INFORMATION. Petroleum-drinking is a very pe culiar Parisian habit. British soldiers when walking take cighty-eight steps a minute. It is estimated that in England oneo. woman in every six earns her own. living. In time of "war France puts 370 'out of levelyy 1,000 of her population in thfiiftild Gedrinany 310 Russia A polite Chinaman considers it a breach of 'etiquette to 'wear spec tacle i n company. y"Ants have brains larger in propor-' tion?l to the size of their bodies than ' any other livinig creature. A salmon has been known to pro duce 10,000,000 eggs. Some femtitlea _ spiders~lproduce 2,000 eggs, while.a cileqn booee produces' 100,000 eggs li:n. a season. The oldest Gorman coal-innes ?were- flrst worked, in 1195. 'hey weore near Worms. England did 'not ,? i' beg l t:o minie' its coal uuntil- ttis -- R ýtont tenth centur -Tn- the manufacturies "f- - t, Britain alone the powi hrs i; ch steam i:-exets is estimatbd, toi: equal to. the ' mannual :labouir : 4,000,000o000 ...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BURGLAR-PROOF SAFES. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

BURGLAR-PROOF SAFES. -1- AccotI'iiu?g to it replort nlltl by iexper'ts to the AmIIIII'ICIIn (Tovernient there IN no longer lny such thing as it hurglar-proof alIlu. 'The p!lrofel -Iunll crl'acklillil hns boon knoWn to ltil thei oxy-hydrogoIn blowpipu to hIrii through the steel w alls of a itlli, ior the electric lic fed by the icurrent which ho tnil1 convellnitit to slt huitd ilt Ihu vtleLhi's iprlmllois. Now ho lIas it alihiile'r Inilthod of pel'el'llu u in thIlu Ilu of il iilyrotelh Inlical eollla dlll which givePH il iuchi ihunt ll to rlo thu irlienl?dt ninitnl of its lelipelr, thui unalling the htl' g hilt' totl p netrlt ll It. ui II It 1 w ler' p w e', Vol' thIN ren liinh the Atlti 'l can (Ilvel'r nlll iin ndlvhui ll olll. tl eLl'lu a l inll ( nI-'IIIII f Il ' y i11 rh ll ia eN in w'hlirh to Hl lli' , Iit Ial bl1 ,i'4 It INH reI'i'o i ni llllli11 a'i 1hill h ,1111' t i' t riiI' C uilln11 l11 Illlillii hllI1 h11'µ lIIl Ill ti bit lfolunl l I II IIII o i h lllll'hlli, I) l ll 1i1...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ARTESIAN WELL-SINKING IN AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

ARTESIAN WELL-SINKING IN`:. ; AUSTRALIA.: :;:, All who have travelled in Aust ralia kniow that the greath wdnt 'of the counitry is watcr.; Duriig' te past feow years the successftil' sink ilg of, artesian wells ifn Queenslind lias traised `hopes tha~t, in isome dis tricts at' least,' the' terrois of diought have been banished: At the Victoria: Institute lately Dr: Iogan Jack lectured', on" this subject," and' explained to an inteiested raudience how' far. this.. sinkinlg of. ?ells, had progressed,?:Tho `rainte`s -sometimes comite in: startling volume,: andi are 'luicklYi :ollowed 'by '-droughit .;3n 1885 after a;drought' had carried off hundreds: fdthbusands of cnattle, Dr. Jack, Goverimentl Geologist,. and Mr. 1lendersoil were coummissioned to visit one of the stricken' districts: when they tapped the- underground supplies of water at it depth of one thousand six lhuzidred and forty five feet and established a well which yielded 'nearly three hundred thou sand gallons per day. Many...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE COMING CHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

THE COMING CHANCE... ?iihere are signs that, throughout the CommUonwealth )pul' thought, has bleel unusually irly'd, by: tie lpuestion of the great cost tittaftlied to our preselt t muodes o' govoern?lliint. 'The extravagance and- cumtbr;ois character of iany of, olir "instliit tiois are pateint to the, least 'lj?ie? tioi.:That to goveii thh :ai~ffurs of a ii opuhltion :nciericaliy s;iallei thanl that of, ondonlb , itl shouldtl?o necessariy to :employ such uinwfleldly3 anrd :,exIpes'isv iunchl iery 'asithat no'w ii i1 thirl?ougholut° Australia, demis farcical: , :: :T'1'he machinery of goVern?lientr has been constantly inc eaised:-in 10size, aind as touch perhaps in' usoloeissiess until. at hist:, we ie the lth'elrbpos terous spectacllb I'esented' to us; of four millions ' of people contribitlng a tenth of their numiber to the pur poses of governing the balatce. For so it is. E'very tenth mianyou meet is more or less associated with the governilug interests. - We ao e fast approacll...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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PROMOTED FOR TAKING A BATH. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

PROMOTED FOR TAKING A BATH. In the Crimes, during the winter, General Canroblrt was in the habit of going about anorng the men of his comrn. nmnd, " incognito," to see what they were about, and to learn their wantsand encoterage t.he soldiers if they needed en coulralgement. n()e mlorlning, on one lof t these tours, he oearn I:ullon ;a young conl script who had stript,ed hIinm.el to thtt rwaist, and was bathinag his bodty withl hnndsful of snow. " That's an odd sort of soap you're using." exclainred tlegeneral. " Oh, it's good enough." said the soldier. " You see, I'n young, and more than that, I'm a Iorrainer, from Nancy, and a fellow-P'rovincial of General I)rouot, who shaved himself with snow on the march froilm Moscow, you know, with the Inercury30v degrees below freez ing. The old fellows in my company, you see, botlher me, and make fun of me because I haven't any I?,ard, and since I can't shave out-of-doors, like D)root. I have to do this to show those old fellows t hat I'm no...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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The Man With Ten Talents. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

* *The* * Man With Ten Talents. UIY HENiRY PERC1VAL URIDGES; ', T. tlhe student of h iuman nature SIlobbledon's. face would have been. p.;iszzlinigB;:oil Oit iwere to ie seen. sev "eralhexpressiolis which betrayed as - ni.ihy; distinct, iootds. and 'yet.so 'blended: 'that on. e idefidcnable: :x-: Spres ;resule(l." The-. littl curve r"iind his, tightly closed itps wit. in-. Sdicativo of scorn andti contmpt : 'itheo slight depression' on cther side of.. his nose confirmed that belief : 'his eyes :on the contrary indicated Sthat he feared the object. of his con :tempt. while his lwhole appearance w'as characterized by at look of af Sfected unconcein. Evtidently he was ti oubled, andt the cause of his Stroiuble was the new store across the tway. ' . W.Vhenh; t but a. boy -lobbledoni had :conle; over from the Mother Country and :he had enough English blood in tilii?'to be doggedly persistent. Why lie had chosen to settle down in the obscure village of llieitown. Q! no one knew but he had...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
JUNIOR CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

JUNIOR CRICKET.   A match, Kangaroo Ground school- boys v. Panton Hill schoolboys, is arranged to take place to-morrow (Saturday) afternoon in Mr Andrews' paddock, Kangaroo Ground.

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

DEATH. DUGDALE.-On the 17th inst., at his late residence, Queenstown, William Henry, the dearly beloved husband of Beatrice Dugdale. Aged 33 years. "Asleep in Jesus."

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
General Regulations. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 24 October 1902

General Regulations. A Parade of all stock will take place during the do beast will be allowed to compete in more than one class, except for special prizes. In all classes where there are two or more prizes there must be three competitors, or only one prize will be awarded, unless the Judges consider the exhibit worthy of a prize. The Judges may award a second instead of a first or withhold a prize a together where the animals or articles are not considered of sufficient merit. All exhihits to stay in the yard until 430 p.m. !lillrll 4i wh n ti*Y·'l tL'o wlam hit / `he • None. I itassure you t lo b |n Iim te: No, all hours, look ti t of ts., fromlt.3o to t'1.o p.mn., ley?clwrl to- rtttdi'ieý I . whet horses come back to the show ground at the - appointed time. All stock to parade and hunters to jump when ordered by the Stewards. Breeding for horses dates from August 1, for cattle from July 1, Ladies' palfreys to be ridden in Show ground by ladies. Hunters to jump not less than four ...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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WAR RED AND KEEP COOL. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

WEAR RED AND KEEP COOL. 'VhouC 1 l f It IIaIi(M of ri IlnIngn nlN I iroiit''tlt'tiii'41 wilI Io ..xtulrlqtdcl fromtuu hI Itt tIuitttul rays ol thu Null bjy tlncuittut ftrIIN, whoU will Iiu ohio to etujoy to luttut uf ueuuulttu'u itlhoutot I1IIsOIltfurt 0' IioNniblt ehItUuiu of Hul~strukN,

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHEN SPAIN BECOMES PROSPEROUS. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

WHEN SPAIN BECOMES PROS PEROUS. Tile Spanilard is proud. We all in this country are apt to despise that pride. To-day the Spaniard sees a round hint facts which, though they always disappoint him, perpetually renew his hope. lie has driven back overy invader and remains In full possession of one of the noblest countries in the world, nearly the size of France, with a climate, which if we were permitted to renafforest his plateaux, would be as good, though warmer : with the satme power, if industry were set free, of producing wine and oil and wheat : anld with deposits below the surface Incomparably greater than those of his successful neighbour. Spain Is a treasure-house of treasures never yet rifled: though speculators have been brenking into front the days of the Phoenicians to those of the tio. 'Pinto countless little corners, and going away en riched. She has 18,000,000 of peo ple who, if they are not as indus trious as either Germans or English mnen, will wlhen properly rewarde...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AN AWKWARD PREDICAMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

AN AWKWARD PRERICAMENT. The doctor's coawhman, perhaps be~ ter than any other of the doctor's no quaintinc"as can give testiniony regarl iIg the treadmill , ife he leads. The In terior of the doctor's hroughum, could it only for once give voice, might give even more moving teetimnony. For it could tell of rapid and fragmenary luncheons bolted on cold winter days ; it might speak of an equally rapidoan sumption and digestion of msedioalbooks and medicnal journals ; it might evene-. veal to an amazed ptlio the secrets of t.h tr tjjite, In our hearnag m landon surgehn rat y c-iplaliae that he had had two dress anits stota r from his ctrriage within two m?uth. We kinew the nreason why, for to us was aheiady known the fuact that, when a dontor's bhrouham,with its blinds down, waro met driving rapidly westward faom one of theI large inilwuaytatiuns at about 7.45 p.m., tie gnat man inside itws in all probability. englged? in the amao batii' feat of elhanging hislnorninglo?s his evening dre...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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RULR YOUR HORAN BY KINDNESS [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

11UI.I OUR lolii IIT 11In11 11! 1III(1 mllCI Ma'n' ly will 9II1110 I111111 bvtt?r 11 111 rough woonda or blown. I)AY- on' p, n I 1nH olIRrR ?.- f in the ro'l hIII'S. Long faHR RIIanii full f eeds nre tilh ImostL v il(' tlh lR 11m n I) brlng oIn1 st?l?ggrr egrimsnts or lpopl?,x . "' TIIIIU'tr a"III r hhly caue PI hy not ke,,p winglII IIlh Ihre l rbool Ighly I Illn y li well. wnahrd and brnthed il n,; nIl y Irtilligl llt, hoI?lr r taltl l on dilly liller. It it Iol (uII d'II, Ia | ' t lhe r'lre' h1 IIay, byh? n I¥ ? h I(I lIg, to Ir'l(t lall th ' |ilollllll, Any Ican1es hrlll,·d tfil' fi' o whhII ir it n Oh l Ma* y, Or nrly tr |grwnisll part Wll i11h Ip? rtrlll I h bI'low IIthe sho w, 'oln be' I.111o ll ( d nl thIIl,( l ble. lto Inltd (Iht'III(I('Il, hIP Iht* (I'llrlql' vIi| {)ICl II'11?, notllll III' rf lle l tIlh, faO rier rliut the frog, IIIvN flll t n n or$ which rt util bur: u. unpg away

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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A GERMAN WATERWAY. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

A GERMAN WATERWAY. tHeligoland, a faint blue mass which could easily have been mistaken for a cloud, lay almost abeam when we took our pilot aboard. The dingy in which he crossed the tumbling waves between his cutter and the steamer was so dirni 1?thI t?l.t. t]j I . wt~ rslaUch ....... freely, and the couple of hands who pulled her lost no time in getting back as soon as their skipver had climbed up the steamer's ladder and gained the deck, his oilskins glistening and drip ping as if he had just taken an involun tary bath. He shook himself like a. great brown dog and gave us a cheerful greeting in a mixture of Danish. (ne man, and English. At seven o'clock the steamer was abreast of Curhaven, the reds and yellows of the housees ahai be utifully in the clear grey light of elty dusk. A big cargo boat of 14.000 tmo • swung by on her way from Hammbur to New York making our poor littie shp seem quite insignificant. " U i t Belfast," said our skipper, whereat we regarded her with keen int...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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JUVENILE CRICKET. PANTON HILL V. KANGAROO GROUND. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

JOYRNIL OCICKErT. PANToN HILL v. KANGAROO GROUND. On Saturday last, in Mr Andrews' paddock, Kangaroo Ground, a match was played between the boys of Panton Hill and Kangaroo Ground. The juvenile visitors arrived early on the ground and expressed themselves an confident of victory, while the home team entered on the game with deter. mination. The visitors batted first, and were disaplpuinted in only being able to tot upl 29, and the home team commenced their inuings with good heart, but fell short of their opponents' score by 9 runs. In their second innings several of the Panton Hill boys get going and rattled up the runs. O. Walters making 25, E. Payne 20 (unt oat), and J. Plunkett 13, being the top scorers. The innings closed for 77, or a grand total for both innings of 106 rlen, leaving the Kangareo Ground boys the diffiBclt task of getting. 87 rune to secure a victory, but disaster overtook them from the start, and their last vwiket fell for the small total of 14, the visi. tors t...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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STRATHEWEN HALL. CONCERT AND BALL. [Newspaper Article] — Evelyn Observer and Bourke East Record — 31 October 1902

STRATHLE WEN HALL. CONCERT AND BALL. A? concert and Iall was held in the Strathewen lail, Upper ArthuraOroek, as it mght have been, owuing t several other entortainments being held on the same data. An excellent programme was got through with credit to the performters, and was mtuch appreciated by the. audience. Mr George Brain ably llficiated as chairman. Mrs P. W. J. Murphy acted as pianist very efficiently. The concert opened with an overture, "Grand March," by Mlr P. W. J. Murphy, Mrs Murphy, and Miss Ellia AMurphy, after which the following were rendered :--Miss Evelyn Crtighton sang ' T'he Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond"; iMr P. W. J. M arphy sang " D.,rcen,"; Mr Ralph (of Preston) entertained the audience with several songs on the phontgrnph, which were much appreciated; Miss E. Brain sang " The Valltey by the Sea"; Mlr Arm stront:, huterous recitation, "Mi'Ginty" for which he was encorod ; Mr William non sang " Asleep in the Deep." After the inlterval Mr P. W. J. Murphy and Mis...

Publication Title: Evelyn Observer And Bourke East Record
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