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BOLIVIAN HORRORS TOLD IN LONDON. SYSTEM OF PEONAGE FULL OF CRUELTY. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

BOLIVIAN HORRORS TOLD IN LONDON. SYSTEM OF PEONAGE FULL OF CRUELTY.. ntz Diplomatic communications haro boon exchanged botwcou tbo British and Amorican govoramonta with rcforonct to what is described na another Putu mayo .scandal. This time tho seono tho alleged Atrocities is in Northern Bolivia, and tho charges implicate a hi^oHicial in tho .serv ico of that r*» Tho story of tho allowed atrocities was brought to England by a young Knglmii accountant. Jle says a system of peonago is prevalent there, which is than that in the l^itumavo Englishman, being alono, ana to inipros tho natives with tho power and precision of bin riflof used up all his cartridges in ail exhibition oi marksmanship. Tho Indians* aware ho no longer hnd powor to shoot, closed in and speared Jiim. When His brother returned and heard of| tho affair ho took a shipmot of £iu doolorrd it with arsenic, and je)i it fwhero tho Indians would find it, with tho result that ono ontiro tribo waJ wiped out. The young Englishm...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IT WOULD NOT DO. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

rr would not oo. Miss Millicent Mills was exceedingly indignant with lior iiiotlior. "I tli) wish," sin- said, "you would't talk hIjuuI waching up wlii-n Jim's liffl-o, mother, it's so awfully rommon.' "Awfully iMiuimtm <-h " repeated her mother, a lady endowed with mui'h cnmmnu sense. "Hut wo havi> to oat. don't «'-? And Jim has to «at? And lie oats off dishes, doe-.n't ho? Ami ho kiiowsi dishes Uavo to be—" "Oh I know—I know," interrupted hoi- agitated dauf»J)tor impatiently. "Hut- if yen keep- tm numtimiNiR it., yca'ro hii'ro to mall out that you al ways mako dad dry jjicm for you, and —it might pat him otj.'i

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHAT OUR FOREFATHERS ATE. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

WHAT OUR FOREFATHERS ATE. A German paper publisher an inter esting article on the lo>t dish<s ol tho Middle Ages. It that the art of cooking lias declined, and that it is in part dm? to the changing fashions in food. J'or instance, in Germany, in the middle Ages, many vegetables were uaU'n which have long cilice <Lis appeared from iho table, .such as vio let leaves, mixed with young nettles, thistles and green wheat, and boiled hemp seeds. Salads were inado of mallow leaves, celery roots, and purs lane, mixed with salt and pepper, for oil was almost unknown. Olive oil was considered to .smack of elliminaoy ami Italian luxury. ilor.so radish Ntueo was used instead. Tho origin of sauerkraut is lost in antiquity. Hut it was certainly invented by Urn Ger man huu*frau long before cauliflowers or artichokes or potatoes wcro known. The potato revolutionised the faro of the poor, who had formerly to rely on the roots of wild plants. The var iety of meat.1; was large...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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WOMEN'S INTERESTS [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

WOMEN'S INTERESTS (By "Ambroaino.") Tlio skirt is buiuk to hull-mark tho dress-is, ill l'not, doing this now. I can only ott'ur oim oiimmn: that the Bpiing-spread hip is going to b0 c< del lined by nil except extremists, lit injr said that I glunco at Ihu blouso—I relur to tlio dominating nolo. .1" this donailincnt wo liavo t.'vrrytlinifJ that is beautiful, and very litt-lo that calls for condemnation. The Inll ha« grown lilto a tlower--hiul to bloom. lilt by bit thp Medici has expanded till «■' nro 0110 remove from an irregularly formed rnif. 'l'lio .swelled front, which is outliiie<l with a trill is to bo exploited, frill to short sleeve in keeping, or tn longer in tlio form of an hour-glass. Tho designers tho other side of the world tiro nothing if not, resourceful t» names. Tlio wrist-frill, which is drawn in at eentro wiilli ribbon, i-> very nptlv described. Itiittons w' an elcetr.-i wo shall seo m less .striking form. While plenty may lie used cither I...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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IN PREPARATION. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

IN I'ltl'.l'AI!ATION' !.\ woman who wrnl to a hospital for the purpose of undergoing a Kuriuiis operation a>ked for two postcards un the <lay tho operation was to be per formed. After having written on i»oth cards, she addressed them to her husband and asked her nnrso to post which one of them applied after tho operation. Tho nurse glanced at iho cards, and saw that onu of them read a* follows;— I "My dear husband—I have had the | operation, and am doing nicely. Will I ho at homo in a week or two." On the other rard was written:— "My Dear Husband—I hare had the operation. and am f-orry to tell yon tfiat I did not nurvivo." "I've never seen the tnan yet/' site declared, "who couldn't ho mnde a fonl of by a pretty woman.'' "Unif he replied. "Of cour:^, you, I take it, havo '^judjed tho matter from tho standpwnl of the inoocecfc byetnndar."

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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TREATMENT OF ENGLISH ORCHARDS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

TREATMENT OF ENGLISH ORCHARDS. According to tho statistic published (say* Lho Mark Lano -Uxpfess) there \\ero in J'Jngland last year 211,8111 acres ela.'-sed as orchards. Wo aro .sorry to «ay wo cannot .say of "cultivated oichards, heeauso tho mistaken idea .seems to have prevailed to a great cx that! orchards u«id pastures can get along alright without attention or as sistance ; that kind Nutim* ,has « dowed them with the power of c< tinning to extract nourishments fr a soil uueked dry hy means of <:r« ping. Tho result of such a paradox is yisiblo in lho poverty stricken dition of many orchards and pastures. It is pleasant to record that a change tor fhu better is gradually faking place. It is being recognised that when fruit trees of a good elas.-t art' mown, and sprayed and pruned, orch ard-. becoinu a source of profit not be despised. It is essential that the trees, if expected to produce abund ant ' j'i 'ps of good fruit, should lie 'sup plied uitli nouris...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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THE BOY KNEW HE WAS HONEST [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

TIIK HOY KN'l'W III'- WAS HONl'.M A win. k-.I't a Mnall 0>»P »'.'s H'liitiuK "» •' L-n>ti.imr «•:>»■> „„„ murniiiK- "'s ll0-v, ;""J l"' ,von> :il»l).' at tin- tilim. » »\ koci'.T wa, upstairs I" m.iih rliau'"'. Jli'foi'o ilolllj; S" whispm-d t<> Hi'- liUl- <" Yt'V.r t' llm .•uslo.M.T, tn M'l. tlinl 1«» il"'» 1 steal iinytlii"f:• . Verv soon Ha' >* t.ir 1 'jut'1 Vi• U tlio necessary rliamjo. am! tlm u«j SODB out: "Hn <5idu't steal auyUr.oR fa> I

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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A LINE OF SAFETY. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

A LINK ()!•' SAKKTY. '•t)»o of thn cimra<'tori.sLic,s t>i ray old comrade, Amo-; Stillinan, was biav fiy m actual ii;;litintf service," ;aid flio old soldier. "Another characl«n - tic was a son:u» of humour which .stood him in j^ord stead oven in 1 hi* iacjo of danger, :i"d contributed not 11 lit tit? to tht* gaiety ol' his comrades, "At tho Halt I" of (.'old Harbour, just before making the (>h;ir;',c, and while under tin* Confederate lire) our cor poral, who \\i\a over si\ feet tall, and scarcely binder round than a ^'m-bar rel, became oxcittxl as tho enemy's bul let* ploughed up tho earth about Jiim. * - What kind of a place is thin to l;eop a man iu!J" ho demanded. 'Ab solutely without protectionV "llo ba<l i»o moro than spoken when IVirato Stilliuan ytuek his ramrod Mi tlu* ground. " 4Rito, corporal said ho, lget bo hind this.' "

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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POULTRY YARD. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

POULTRY YARD. A careful poult ry-k* epcr will inti) tho towM-ou^c tinw and then ii» tin* • venin;/., io >t-j tlii' buds a ro allrijxht, as tlioi l* exact condition can 1m oh served when on th" perch. ,Should unv l>ii• J In? breathing hard, a tea spuonlul of warned ^lyecrine, follow ed by »i)v of .-.:>!;id nil, .>hould be ;;»\rn at once, as thin treatment uill ea--r in a .short, time; ilini ^vo two roup ;i:IU, and tm ;in iivrnip', fifteen hiids out ol every twtii'.y will ho wt-11 in from three to :.e\\n days, if treativl when the iir.-t. ..'ymptomN app ar. Should the rattling in the throat be very severe, and tho breathing hard, tin- lii >h ovor tho lun^s should ho pain- i ud with tincture oi' arnica. ' For tho man who K<>es ln >oleIy for : a forcing system of feeding is all right, but- it i-, bound to bo detri- i to breeding Mock, and this i* why pullets, intended for breeding 1 purp;..se>, .should not be given tjuaMi- 1 ti";. of nourishing .,ofi f...

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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

DEATH   FRIZON —On the 8th February, at the residence of his mother, 82 Wills Street, Ballarat East, Louis Francois Frizon (late of Albury. N.S.W.), beloved son of Meriette and the late F. Frizon, watchmaker, Ballarat, and brother to Mr. A. Frizon, Creswick, after a lingering illness. Aged 30 years. Deeply mourned. In Memoriam* CALISTRO.—In loving memory of our dear mother, Mary Anne Agnes   Calistro, who died 8th February, 1909; aged 58 years, R.I.P There is one we never can forgot. Our grief we cannot smother ; She was our helpmate and our guide, And that was our dear mother. If love and care could death prevent, Life's days would not so soon be spent. Life was desired, but God did see Eternal life was best for thee. —Inserted by her loving son, George; daughter and son-in-law, M. and R.H.   Grahame, Roseberry.  

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Smeaton. FARM PURCHASED. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 10 February 1914

SMEATON FARM PURCHASED   Mr Edward Mizzeni has purchased   Mr Alex. Smith's farm, at £8/10/- per acre. We are glad to know that Mr   Mizzeni does not intend leaving     business in the town, as he is always a help in any local festivity. He will still carry on his grocery business, and reside at Smeaton. Mr Smith has obtained a property at Rockbank. SCHOOL INNOVATION. The local school is to be painted inside and out. Tenders for the work closed on Monday, and inst, and work will be started fortlwKU.

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A MONEY LENDER'S DODGE. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

A MONEY LENDER'S DODGE. Tliero is keen competition among the money-lenders of Loudon. One of tho latest phase# of this rivalry is the sending to a selected person Bank ot Kuglaud notes for a loan uf £00 ur more, without entering into any pre vous negotiations with tho recipient. Tho money-lender is careful to select u good mark for such an unsolicited Joan. lie take a tho view that a per sou who lias the notes in his possession will liud it hard to return them if be is in need of finaucial assistanoo, and ho assumes that tho recipient tuU be greatly impressed by tho openhauded way in which tho money-lender deals with his clients. An incident of this kind has Jed to a pleasant iittlo comedy between tho ltev. ilerbiirt Williams, ot Horsloy-down, Bertuoudsey, aud J. Marsh Ltd, mouey lender. Mr Wil liaius had specialised in extricatiug >oung men from tho toils of money lenders, received a letter froiu J. Marsh, Ltd., enclosing £50 in note.-; as an unsolicited loan. Mr Williams refuse...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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NATIONAL APPLE DAY. ENCOURAGIN FRUIT CONSUMPTION. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

NATIONAL APPLE DAY. ICXCOUHAGIN FRUIT C0NSUM1' TION. Uue ol the happiest ideas that havo come to us from American fruitgrower^ (>ays 1 ho "Journal") i> that of a National Apple Day, the object be»mg to bring beiore the great communities ol* oily consumers, in tlio most attrac tive maimer possible, the virtue., ot tiie apple, not only at a choice item ol dessert, but a* a valuable, everyday article uf diet. The idea could bo copied with distinct advantage in thi.-» country. As the .National Api>Ie Day would be primarily a great advertising campaign, on behalf c»t the king 01 M ints, tlio scheme would require to b«.< designed on a generous siafe, and in a manner which would appeal to the greatest; number ol' consumers. U may be rather ambiliou:; to adopt tun) American feature—tho iree distribu tion ot apple pies (special machinery at the Spokane National Apple Show turn ed out these pies at a rate ot per hour). However, it would certainly pay weJl to give choice ap...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. ABOUT PATENT LAW. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. ABOUT PATENT lAW. "When patent specifications are lodg ed^ ure they accepted by tho Govern ment in that form?" The answer by Air, G. G. Turri to this que&tiou is that in some countries they are, and in thooe countries it is uU the moro important tor the appli cant to bavo tho specification properly worded, for. if it, is not, he may loie benefits otherwise obtainable—perhaps he may lose a fortune. In Australia, however,' while a great many aro ac cepted as tiled, there are amendments made to suit tho examiners, betore an acceptance is issued, in a fair pro portion of tno applicants. \Vo now give further details of Aus tralian Patent Law, iu continuation or the matter ou tho subject in our pre vious issue, and as supplied by Messrs. Turn ifc Co. "Proceedings for tho insertion in a specification of a disclaimer, correction or explanation proposed by applicant may be taken, and such alteration will bo allowed if the specification as amend ed does not clai...

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ON GOLDEN WINGS. CHAPTER XXII. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

ON GOLDEN WINGS. (By W. Howull Toole). CUAPTEU XXII. Charley replied that it needed no gloat penetration on Ills part, to recog nise tho author of hi.-, being. •'Did you do that 011 i.ui'pu.;i'' en quired tnu colonel, gazing on tho halo of liquid matter ivhioii tno table-cover had absorbed around tho biokeu crys tal; but receiving no answer, ho re peated tho question, steadying a chair to cnhanco hut importance. "Seli-kiles," observed Churley with difficulty. "Schkiles?" enquired the colonel re flectively. "Schkittles," replied liis son, with a greator effort at pronunciation. "Oh," observed his father, and that ho might still more imposingly assume his paternal dignity, ho xolinqukhed— with danger—his hold of tho cnair, and observed in a voico indicative ol soft ..d plaintiyo weeping; "Charley, this is disgraceful I" Tho clook on tlio mantelpiece was striking, and they both secuied to lis ten to its strokes; tile colonol again, .or his bettor case and comfort, secur ing a chair, "T...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

A G RIO AT SUFFERER FROM DISEASED KIDNEYS & GRAVEL. QUICKLY CURED I3Y DR. SHELDON'S GIN PILLS. "I have been a great sufferer for many years with Diseased Kidneys, Gravel and Scalding," writes Mrs K. O'Grady, 8 Clayton-street, Balinain. N.S.W. "At times I was so bad 1 could not do my work. The pains in my back were so severe iu the morning that I was unable to get out of bed without assistance, and when I stooped to pick anything up, it was with great difficulty that I could straighten myself again. I always felt very languid and ami very irritable. I tried many differ ent kinds of remedies, but derived no benefit whatever. One day 1 was speaking to a lady friend and she strongly advised mo to try UrSheldon's Gin Pills. 1 thought they would be just the same as the other remedies, but I am happy to say that thoy are the best pills I have ever come across, for after taking the first dose I felt greatly relieved, and I continued taking them, and after a small course 1 was com pl...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

) Announoomonta I ; — CHESWICK BRANCH A.N.A. MUSICAL EVENING (At the conclusion of business) IN THE A.N.A. HALL THIS (Friday) EVENING. Fir.st-claag Programme by Local and District Talent. A Bright and Pleasant Evening Guaranteed. Admission, Free. Everybody Welcome F. FARGIIER, President. ARTHUR 13. GROSE, Secty. ' MEETING of LANDOWNERS , will be held in the NEWLYN IIALL on SATURDAY, 11th INST,, at S o'clock, to Discuss Valuations re State Land Tax. METHODIST CHURCHES. SERVICES SUNDAY NEXT, as follows :— Victoria Street—11 a.m., Mr Harvey; 7 p.m., Mr Foster. North Creswick-11 a.m., Mr Foster; 7 p.m., Mr Harvey. Springmount—3 p.m., Mr Foster. Kingston—11 a.m., Rev. Harrison. Broomfield—11 a.m., Mr Chamberlain; 7 p.m., Mr T. Jelbart Allendale—11 a.m., Mr T. Jelbart; 7. p.m., Rev. Harrison. Newlyn (H.T.)—3 p.m.. Rev Harrison; 7 p.m., Mr Chamberlain. Clark's Hill—3 p.m., Mr Chamberlain. Smeaton—3 p.m., Mr T. Jelbart Oovernmonft Notloo, VICTORIAN RAILV/AYS. HEAP EXCURSION. Thursday, 26th ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

^ake Your Money Go a Long Way. Io (bete limes of high-cost'of-living it if a vital naffer to (Jet the utmost purchasing power out o( your money, but opportunities for exceptional savings do not come often. Thus it will be wclcomo news to the community of keen buyers that we are holding our Great SlJMM when a Remarkable Series of Bargains will be seen in every Department. Immense price reductions have been made. We will spare no effort to make this event the most successful yet held in the District. Unprecedented Values, which will prove a revelation to the keenest shopper who has attended our previous Sales. Yoa can depend upon getting A GREAT RUN FOR YOUR MONEY —ia fact, yoar money will travel further at our Store than it ever has done before with us or anywhere else. LOADS of BARGAINS for Little Money The First Week of our Sale has_ been a success. The Second Week will be greater. The Millinery Department is an eye-opener for Bargains. We don't intend to carry oyer a single hat. W...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 13 February 1914

IN STUDYING YbtJR DltESS, STUDY YOUll TOCKET 'J'OO 1 I 1 Don't Pay Higher Prices for Suits no fJettor thanMinof 1 deal strictly for Cash, con sequently J have no bad dfbts for which you havo to |>av. 1 import all my materials direct from tho maiiutaoUircr, and mnko nil Suits on my own prcmisos. I can Bive you a large 9.*' ^ assortment of \^- ' shades to choose , rV-. from in | fancy designs nuJ tho very tatest Indigo D}'< Iw t\\u'/Yl i'' iV.l\ 1"<l,' ^ ° D y c tAt 'lU Kyf I! *' \ ' V twoixls, worst \m }&X !l«r\ .fnwniin Goelong / Surgo — - SAC SUIT '10 MKASUKE. ' «'?5 - A hij>i« .ssorl iin. nt ol Ovor chooso from nt continRs to tliiK same prico. l'nttoi'Ds, Tapu nml S.M. Form sont tn any ad dress, Post Fire. K JiVV;. I!' THIS PEOPLE'S TAILOtt, 153 BO0RKE-ST., MKLDOUltNK AT LAST! HIGH-CLASS SWEDISH SEPARA TORS available at prices HITHERTO UNKNOWN. Our introduction of tho NEW MODEL "VEGA" Ho* dealt a death-blow to the Exorbitant Prices charged by ou...

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