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The "Novices" at Porepunkah. A CAPITAL PERFORMANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

The " Novices " at Pore punkah. A CAPITAL PERFORMANCE. A COMPANY or local ladies and gentlemen, styling themselves tthe " Novices," assis ted^ by several school' children, gave a capital performance at ths Public Sail on Friday evening last in aid of the patriotic ! funda. There waB a iarge and appeciu. ive_ audieDcc, who entered into the spirit of the entertainment with much 'Dthuainara. and the applause that followed each item clearly demonstrated here was a bond of sympathy that must have been gratifying to those on the ? <tage, particularly. the novices of the I party. The hall and stage had been taste | fully decorated, the latter being arranged I aa a drawing-room. . When the curtain rose at 8.30, the scene presented waB a homely one. The Squire (Mr G Rnyner) was seated in hia drawing-room with hiB family and a visitor (Mr 0. Q. Goodman.). A chorus was sung behind tbo wing, and on iDquiry, Mr Goodman is informed that the squire b milkmaids and farm hand* .ire having...

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

No Greater Favor If you know anyone who is subject to attacks of colic and diarrhoea or dysen tery you can do him no better favor than to tell him of Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Remedy. It is the most-suc cessful preparation yet produced for thf treatment of bowel comolaints in any form. The quick relief afforded by Cham berlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Remedy in the milder forms of bowel complaint have brought it into almost universal use for pains in the stomach, colic Bnd ?iiarrhoea. For sale by Walker Btob. Bright; J. H. Jones, Harrietville; C Lardi-, VVandiligong; C. G Goodman, Pore punkah ; J. Ritchie, Buckland "FAIRY GLEN," PORE PUNKAH, and travol the surrounding dhtu"t. The Uiytlesilale Stallion, (Holds Life Certificate for Soundness). SIMON is a beautiful rich bay, 9 years old standing 16.1 hands high, with good flat bone and hair of the right quality, has o docile temper, and has proved himself a good worker and a sure foal-getter. Simon, by Patron (imp.), by Macgregor ...

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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Christmas at Bright. ROUND THE SHOPS. WHAT TO BUY AND WHERE TO GO. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Christmas at Bright. I ROUND THE SHOPS. WHAT TO BUY AND WHERE TO GO. Now that the season of rejoicing is upon ub, one's thoughts naturally 'turn to tlie purchase of something special for the holidays. Whether it be some now wear ing apparel, some toys for the children, or Borne delicacy for tho.X^0?- Jr£.'ucr, almost eveEvapo'likVa" to make a special o^.tTur A Merry Xmas. The past year has been one of anxiety on all 6idcs, and in consequence we have seen raaDy changes. Numbers of our hoyB, who had their laBt Xmas dinner in their homes it the diatiict, are now fighting under dif ferent weather conditions in France. Others are in Eogland preparing for the fray, and a few have laid down their lives for their country, dying the deaths of heroes. Despite the great turmoil which tha world is in, it in pleasing to note that the business people of Bright are still able lo keep the flag flying, and the splendid displays that are uow being made in the "various establishments show that the peo...

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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French Cigarettes and Australian Smokers. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

v : French Cigarettes aitCJ^s tralian Smokers. " - To the unitiated, French cigarettes sound as alluring as French girls, champagne, or the boulevards of Paris in the days when it was the world's gay city. But, to those who know, French cigarettes are an abomination, impossible scrags of tobacco wrapped, apparently, with the one idea of faciliating the parting of the paper and the alleged tobacco at the earliest possible moment and on the slightest pretext. If he be not,a French man it is a brave man v/ho will smoke a French cigarette and repeat the ex periment-either brave or a man driven to despair. Even when they can get them-and that is very rarely-the Aus tralians m France will not smoke these cigarettes. To them they are anithemn, and they plead for the good old Aus tralian article. The Southern Cross Tobacco Fund exists solely for the purpose of sending along to the. boys in the trenches and the hospitals the cigarettes and tobacco of their own country. The Australian tobacco...

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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A Fine Xmas Cake. 1274 OZ. FROM 14 TONS. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

A Fine Xtnas Cake. 1274 OZ. FROM 14 TONS. MESSRS H. F.FOOI, and party, wno nave done a considerable amount of work in the old Woolshed mine at Freeburgb, crushed a parcel of 14 tons at Fraser's battery, Waudiligong this week. The yield was very satisfactory indeed, 1 27)4 being obtained. Mr P. Ba-low's mare Stella, met with so severe an injury this week in the stable that itiis feared she will have to be destroyed

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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Bright Patriotic Committee. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

| Bright Patriotic Committee, THE December meeting of above -was held at the Shire Hall on Monday evening lust, when there were present-Messrs M. Stewart, T. R. Kett, J. Brogan and Rev. G Brammull (hon. eeo.), Mr Brogan occupied the chair. After the miial routine business had been disposed of, correspondence was read from Boxing Day Carnival Com mittee asking tor the appointment of gatekeepers -It was agreed to comply with the request, and arrangements were made accordingly. The financial statement from "On to Berlin" showed the receipts to have been £2$ 7/, and expenditure, £4 6/6, leaving a credit balance of £2\ 0/6. It was decided to donate £5 to the Belgian Children Relief Fund, (through the locai school committee), and the balance, £19 0/6, to the local Red Cross Society. The next meeting will be held on 8th January, 1917.

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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Concerning People. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

ConGtrning People. "I ' . .- * « AT the Annual district meeting of the Ovens and Murray United oddfellows, held at Sheppirton on Wednesday of iast week, Bro. J. P. M'Keogh, of tfyrtlefoid, wis elected District Grand Master for the ensuing year. Bro M'Keogh was warmly congratulated on hia attaining such a distinguished posi tion. Mr J. J. Caldwell, who has been assist ing with the geological survey of the mines at Harrietville for some time, has completed his task, and left Harrietville this week for Bendigo. During his resi dence in the township referred to, Mr Caldwell not only took a deep interest in the work witlf which he was associated, but helped very materially in mutters atfectiug' the well-being of the residents there. With the advent of the Christmas vacatiou in the Slate schools, Mr Nash severs his connection with the local school as relieving head master, Mr Nusb has, during the short time he has been couuected with the school, worked very hard in his pupils' interests, ...

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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Produce Market. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Produse ftlaricet. FOLLOWING are the ruling retail prices at Messrs. Walker Bros. Pro. Ltd., Bright: Flour-1501b. bag, 19/ Wheat-5/9 bushel Chaff-3/6 owt. New Potatoes-121b; for 1/ Prime New Onions-l(Kbs. for 1/ Flat red maize-4/9 bushel .Oats-2/6 bushel Bran-1/3 bushel Pollard-1/5 bushel Eggs-1/ dozen Separator butter-1/2 lb. Choice factory butter-1/6 lb,

Publication Title: Alpine Observer And North-Eastern Herald
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

tap et I a 3 a U 6 II 1 There are bed TWO DAYS Left in which' to do jour oppin A FINE 11 DISPLAY -OF Xtnas Goods I Awaits your Inspection at LONDON HOUSE. Every Department is brimming with Stock suitable for the Festive Season. . Mflliiiery ^jCostaames "'"©loesses Fersai^tiiai^© ]50aiBeBii©@ter jLsa<ee^ fiTs&HBcy IMsiHOi '©lo&Mafig Mercery M<e§a9^ Mats, You cannot do better than secure your Xmas Requirements at ifllSCiOH - LOHDOK HOOSE Ik Sporting Gifts for Your ! ! u EVERY boy iu Australia is a true sport-that is why he appreciates Sporting goods at Xmas. We have a splendid assort* meet, and some of these will make very acceptable pre sents. Clapaliaws Atlas Meteor The Clipper Wisden's Other Bats« Cricket Bats 6/6 12/6 10/ 15/6 17/6 1/ 1/9 2/9 7/6 Cricket{ |BalIs Compo. Balls . Gd 1/ 2/3 3/6 Eclipse Special 4/ Demon .-jVjJ Duke's . -- 8/6 9/3 Sherrin's - . JVJ Fishing Rods 1/6 2/ 3/li 4/6 5/ 6/6 Fancy Department Razors of fineet quality-Kropp 7...

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The Alpine [?]serber. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22ND, 1916 [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

%hz JUpine (Dbserbev. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22ND, 1916 There is an, account at the looal sub tieaaury for-Ben HaU, Bright. At a meeting of the Wandiiigong school committee on Saturday evening last, it was reported that the work of re-modelling the school would be com menced early in the new year. Arrange ments were made for Btoring the Bchool furniture at the M-U. Hall during the vacation, The early part of the week was the first real touch of summer for the season, the,temperature on Monday reaching 87 degrees. Tuesday was fairly warm, and from all appearanoes days of fine weather were ahead. A change occurred very early on Wednesday morning, when a thunderstorm passed over the. district. Although the thunder wj>s severe, only 14 points of rain fell, making the record for the month 205 points, and for the year.to date, 54 G8 inches. In this iesue appears an advertisement notifying that a grand Queen Carnival fancy dress procession and eporta will be held in the Bhow grounds, Benalla,...

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Presbyterian Sunday School Anniversary. [COMMUNICATED] [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Presbyterian Sunday Anniversary. [COMMUNICATKU ] 1 : -: j.jjg anniversary services of St. Andiew's ' Presbyterian Suuday sch'jol, Hriy.ht, : tcte hell! tin Suuday and Monday Ust jhe service on Sunday was conducted by yr A. McKeuzie Harrison. Tile child tw's was based on Matt 5, 8 : "Blessed are the piire in heart, for they jhall see God." The speaker mentioned - \ come hindrances to n clear view of God. I The object used to illustrate the talk was j t pair of spectacles: (1) The red ,irJ spectacles represented anger; (2) The 4 creeii spectacles meant envy ; (3) The I erey soecUcles meant gloominess-all :'jtee hindered our vieiv of God. The I clear glasses of love and' purity would belp u5 0o(l- Each must use their cirn spectacles ; it would be useless to tipect to increase one's vision by making tssof someone else's glasses. We must. Itarn to love God and man, for none can" love God and uian by proxy. The ser non on the "Spirit of worldlings" (John 17 15), ^33 frrst of three sermons...

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Bright Shire Volunteers. Men who are Serving their Country. OUR ROLL OF HONOR. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Ken who are Serving these* Oeuntpy. OUR ROLL OF HONOR. WE give below the list of those residents j who are either fighting or on their way to fight for ihe Empire and freedom, to- j getber with those who are natives of the district but at the time of their enlistment were residing in other parts of the State Also a list of those heroes who have fallen in their country's cause :-. Died from illness Ray M'lJean (Wandilixong) G. 0. Renton(Harrie'viUe) Killed In Action. F. B. Metcalfe (Bright) 52. Moneychurch (Wundiligong) G 51 "Neil (Lower BackUnd) A- Murray (Freebargh) W. A. V. HiggS (Bright) C. Pool (Fro burgh) A S. Attridge (Wandiligong) C. Oarthsw (Happy Valley) T S'attoil (Buffalo Kirer) T. Wilioilghby (Myrtleford) N. Rothery (Myrtleford) J. R. Shalberg (Rright) Joe Gribble (Wandiligong) A Johnston' Bright) Si. George (Bright) T. C. Grenness (Harrietville) A. E. Jt-SSlip (Potepunkah) Ha Pople (Bright) J- RI'Donald (Barrietville) G Seamer-Ramsay (Poreptmkah) Tom Mummery (Myrtleford...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY MNINC AT BRIGHT. REXO>'a, the P.a^iiil Healer, is a diro enemy to Eizema as well .is to jill other skin Uisoases. lloxona wil! make your skin healthy, destroy '..lu; ^--riris of the uisoase lor ever, ami cause the building np of n new skin tissue. A hot bath with Rexona Soap, gently anointing nith Rexona Ointment-a pleasant treatment. Result: Sleep quietly, skin soothed anri hoalevl, while soon all trace of the tliser.sfc leave? you. You are healthy. Eezetna yiehU to the powerful healing influence of Roxona, the Rapid Healer. Price, 1/0 and 3/-. "I have been troubled very much with Eciem3 on the leg, and have used many preparations, but derived no benefit therefrom," -writes It'r. D. Cameron, 29 Ann Street, Roslyn, Dunedln, N.Z. " Hearing of your Rexona Ointment and lis healing virtues, I gave H a -trial, and srn pleased to say i-iat, a.'Jcr vslng a number of so-calieJ cures, I at last to-jnd a quick and reliable remedy in Rexona Ointment. It tsok a-.vay al...

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Rainfall at Bright. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Rainfall at Bright. FOLLOWING in the ruin record in Bright for the past four yeara, and the present year up to the 16th August These figurei have been kindly Eupplied by Mr. K. J. Delany : Month. January ... February .. March April .. .. May June July August September October .. November. December... TyTvT 1.16 1.13 2.54 0.86 0.09 4.77 5.8:! 3.97 9.7-1 2.00 5.64 5.83! 1913 2.34 1.36 6.07 1.24 2.99 l. ay 2.20 4.42 3.4? 4.31 2.08 1.0 lau., 191 1.69 0.33 2.33 3.OR 4.36 1.23 2.T.8 0.5G 2.49 1. 43.58|33.69j23.48[45.13|54.68 0.97 0.53' 0.29] 2.4-i 6.in| 9.6: 5.0 6.81 4.91 6.06 1.2BI 1.08 1916.

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Phases of the Moon. DECEMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Phases of the Efloon. DECEMBER. Full moon-Saturday 9. Lust quarter-Monday 18. New moon-Monday 25. First quarter-Sunday 31.

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Christmas Holidays. WHERE TO SPEND THEM. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Christmas Holidays. WHEJRIJ TO SPEND IT can be said that the Christmas , as fir as this district is 00^^ '^ commence to-day (IVkWi ,..i, wtl1 influx: of visitors aud former residen,! wilt commence this (Friday) No donbt many will get aw/v ne-rt ?g' to the mountain resorts, whi e o-h^ will spend the intervening time m^* 5 old friends Although it is admitted £2 Christmas holidays will he on the quirt side, the accommodation of the town i getting taxed. This will tend to things considerably and help to male us feel something unusual is happenl" As usual at this season of the year, m!my socnl functions have heen arranged "d m almost eyery instance the outstanding feature of the promoters hasten toas 5'fV ? ya»ous patriotic movements. This is as it should be, and it is nlea*inv tc> note that the response given so far'has ?'nn :uS(7 encouraging indeed. The b.ill will be set rolling.at . ... WANDILIGONG ON CHRISTMAS ' .NIGHT JK.hen the local brass band will hold their annual concert at ...

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Red Cross Society. WANDILIGONG BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Red Gross Society. WAND1X1G0.YG BRANCH. A MEETING was hold at the library on Saturday lGsli inst, Mrs Richards pre sided. Minutes of previous meeting were can firmad on the motion of Mrs R. Hewitson and Mrs 0. L'mdaey. The principal business. wa9 to raaVe final, arrangements for the Jumble Fair. As many membars a? possible were to meet at the Hall on Thursday afternoon 28th, to get the varioui stalls ready and mark rff the goods. Those who are working for the Fair are requested to sand their donations to Peacock's Hotel as soon as convenient, excepting perish ables, which will be received at the Hall i>n Friday morning. The secretary was iastructed to ask the Wandiligong Band to play a few selections on that evening-It was decided, on the motion of Mrs Richards, to leave the arranging of the musical items to Mr E. Meulemao.

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ANTICIPATIONS [By The Scout]. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

ANTICIPATIONS [By The Scout]. . Handicap- Hack Race-Eager 1, The Blemish 2, Gumer 3. Bripht Handicap-Useful 1, Belfast 2, Larry 3. Welter Handicp-Useful 1, Semper Delis 2, Eaeor 3. Novelty Pony Race-Belgian Qaeen 1, Drummer Boy 2, Golden Treasure 3. Handicap Trot-Woorabalaao 1, D±r >vin 2, Useless 3. . Jumpers' Contest-Gladiator 1, Shake speare 2. True Lovo 3. Youths' Chop-C. V. Lawler 1, F. J. Liaison 2, J. Black 3, Stand'ni? Block Chop-Alf. Hjllonds 1, S. Metcalfe 2, R. Lamson3. Underhand Chop-N. Paul 1, A. J. Hacbett 2, J. Higgine 3.

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Church Services. Sunday, 24th December, 1916. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

Church Seryioes. Suiiday, 24th December, 1916. . METHODIST-Wandiligong 10 a.m. Rev. L. E. Bgau-I<ee; 7 p.m., Mr Sloau Bright 11.30 a m , 7 p.m., Rev. k. E Egau-kee. Porepunkah 2.30, Brook side 4 p.m., Rev. I,. E. Egau-Lee, Sunday December 31st.- Wandili gong 10 a.m. Rev. L. E. Egan-Lee ; 7 pm, Supply. Bright, 11.30 a.m., Rev. li E. Egun-Lee; 7 p.m , Mr Sloau Kreebmgh 3 p.m , Harriet vil!e;7 pm., Rev. L. E. Egan-Lee. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. -Mt. Buffalo 3 and 10, Waudiligong 3.15, Bright 7, Rev. G.Brauituali. (Xmas Day) Bright 3 and 11, Freeburgh 3, Harrietville 7.30, Rev. G. Srammall. Suuday December 31st-WandiligonglO, Bright 11, Porepunkah 3.IS, Bright 7, Rev. G. Brammall. PRESBVTKRIA.N.-Porepunkah ? 1L a.m, Wan(1iligo:i;» 3.30 p ui, Bright 7 p m , Xmas Servicess-(Xmas Day) 10 a.m. Special Service, Mr A. McKenzie Har rison. _. We would ngMn remind our- reader? that owns to the Christmas holidays there 'will ba no publication of ttai journal on Friday, December 29th. I'ublici...

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BRIGHT BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — Alpine Observer and North-Eastern Herald — 22 December 1916

BRIGHT BRANCH. The local branch of the Red Cros3 3ociety has forwarded the following goods to tho Central Depot within the past few days:-74 fl innel shirts, 58 paira sooks, 16 face washers, S pairs knitted slippers, old linen, books.

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