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CONCERNING PEOPLE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
' CONCERNING.PEOPLE, . ! Mrs. R. M. Murphy, daughter of the secretary and collector of the Shire of Wodonga has been appointed her father's successor. She is'the second woman in Vic toria to pass- the municipal clerks' examination, and to hold oflice as shire secretary. The other lady is Miss M. Neill, of Ararat. A|, St. Peter's Church of Eng land, Arcadia, yesterday (Sun day) afternoon, Mr. and Mrs R. Pethybridgo, who are leaving for New South Wales, were presen ted' with a handsome silver hot water kettle, inscribed as fol lows: Presented to Mr and Mrs R. Pethybridge from friends at St. Poter's, "Arcadia, 1/2/li." The presentation wiis made by the Rev. D. Sher.ris, who, with the vestrymen present., spoke in high terms of appreciation (if the good work done by both re cipients through twelve years' continuous service to the church. Mr^ Pethybridge feelingly replied Superintendent Morris, for merly .stationed at Shepparton, as sub-inspector, and latterly in charge".of ...the . Wimin...
NUMURKAH CALEDONIAN SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
'■■jj uxrrnkah; Caledonian sports. , -Numlirkali r willv-.be"- in-■,tartan- on AVcilnestSa.ViV.thc ccu'do'i be'n* he annual.. Caledonian ■ ,c a&lt;lnTi"g, ' tor. which h fine programme ha&lt; been : arranged:"Hie procession v.'i'l be one of the chief features or Ihe day's proceeding, and it wi'l W' headed) by the Chieftain, Mr V. j Catnpbell. The music for the nro cession will be su])i)lied 3>y ihe Xii: murkah band and the Telford j ipe band. There wj'l bo something to interest everybody in fjie dfoyj s' pro-, gramme, and at* night there will be a grand concert. Special trains mo.tj s.io*|T£ia fins 01 nn.i oq j[ia\ Shepparton and district, The famous production, ''Quo A'af'is/' will bo shown on-Monday night * ne.v. a! the O'ympia Open air Theatre. .. ' i .Messrs James Kair'oys' report an absolute, record ope'iing fale on Saturday last. The shop w^s crowded all day with eager customers, who expressed the greatest, satisfaction with ithe bargains f.hey obtained. The...
SHEPPARTON SPORTS CARNIVAL. COMPLETING ARRANGEMENTS [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
SHEPPARTON SPORTS CARNIVAL. COMPI.ETINO ARRAN0EMENTS The executive of Hie carnival committee met -Thursday night a|, the Public Hall. Present: Messrs.!. P. Downey (president) T. Daish. K. 11. Cooper, J. Ken dall. \V. 0. Anderson, E. J. Har ris. W. B. lloare. A. Whitehead. 12. .1. Mai thy, W. R. Banner, F. Hough. J. 12. By ass. The fol lowing: resolutions were adopted: "That the matter of lighting gates and tents, etc., he left, in the secretary's hands to obtain prici'." "Tlia the Model baiid's price (£2 '!/) for playing, on the first night, of the carnival be accepted (Town band's price was £3 3/) '. "Thai no site forVsnakes' side show be granted, and Mr. Brooke be so informed." - "That the tender of R. Stevens Sbepparton) be- accepted at ■i 10/ for three years for frank forts." "That C. Booth's tender of £2 2/ for luncheon booth for. one yearv be accepted, and that, a guarantee of 1 2, at 2/ each for lea (at. 6.30 p.m.) be given." "That sale of ice cream be held over for further c...
SATURDAY NIGHT SCENE. SCRAP IN FRYERS STREET. A WOMAN'S PART. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
SATURDAY NIGHT SCENE. SCRAP IN FRYERS: STREET.J A WOMAN'S PART. a Fryers street west, 'near'/-its:; intersection with Wyridiia rii - sI.,, was, at a; comparatively "early hour on Saturday 11 ig-Jit; the scene of. a: "scrap" between two. drunken men. The origin df the "set-to" is£unknown,vi but ; tlie spectacle: of two /men ?sguaring up to each , othe^ hittingvouti wi 1 d ly - an d rollitig over - • each other," o n t h e.foo tp a t h, q uick ly, drew a crowd toHhe spot, i The affray, which was almost blood- ' less, lasted for; some minutes "without any*1 strong effort being made to separate the men. One off' the "belligerents" who is said to hail from the country,was incited to greater efforts by .1' 'lady'with auburn hair, who was seated in a gig on the roadway. She was terribly ecited and ihi; plored some of the bystanders to hold her "hoss" whilst she! got down to see fair play. The j "lady"' supporter of one of the combatants called out to her friend to "wire in" and punch (he o...
ELECTRICITY v. GAS. (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
ELECTRICITY v. GAS. (To tho Editor) Sir-^Our little booklet entitled Specific' Reasons "Why," etc. seems to have unsettled the equanimity of our friend at the corner, and wo cannot help thinking it was apprehension vathei* than amusement that prompted him lo write article in 'News' last Monday. A main feu Lure emphasised in the booklet referred lo is the depreciation of stock due to the heal, and fumes of the gas lamp, and the infor mation is based . on experience of tradesmen who have used the two forms of light. This 'is outside the experience of . the average engineer, but we are able to give a few scientic facts and ligures which bear upon the subject. A 50 c.p. gas lamp, burning under most favorable conditions, gives out'''approxi mately 1300 British. Thermal units per hour, at the same tihie consuming 12 cubic; feet'of;pure air,: and giving out* in large quah; lilies products . of 'combustion,1 which, if not actually .injurious,; are" useless for breathing iiur poses. In compa...
[?] VICTUALLERS RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
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[?] RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
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IN THE EARLY DAYS AN INTERESTING NARRATIVE. PIONEERING THE GOULBURN. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
IN THE EARLY DAYS AN INTERESTING NARRATIVE. PIONEERING THE GOUtBURN. Bendleby," jn the "Australa sian," supplies a remarkably in teresting narrative of the for tunes ■ in the early days of Vie oria;; of a family known as the Five Hunters.' "Their methods,"' he writes, "were so reckless, and the personality of each was so fascinating,• that 1 may feel as sured of pardon in reviewing a subject which may be well known to some,- but which can still stir the blood'of the old and arouse the best-einolions of the young, These :Hunters were as clean living, aiid as honourable as they were e/mrageovis, and even the wildest of their youth ful escapades 'ootild ,provoke no worse feeling than;, that- of in leiise amusement" throughoul the community of that period/' Alex Hunter, one of the famous five, was fond of a joke, and was quite one of the; lriosi popular men of the day. One of his greatest' performances, as j a pioneer was the opening up of * a route into Gippsland; from the head of the ...
TALLYGAROOPNA. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
• • TALLYGAROOPNA. : :a- meeting; of the recreation reserve committee was held, on Tuesday night'last in the public hall. There was a fair atten dance, of members, and the pre sident (Mr. Joseph Billingham) occupied the chair. It was de cided to put the £25 (recreation reserve' share from' the recent sports) on deposit, and to be used as a reserve fund for any future Sports held in aid of the recreation reserve. Mr W. Mol tershead tendered his resigna tion as secretary to the reserve, and Mr. B. Wood was elected as hon. secretary in his place. Messrs. J. Billinghiim, J. Sandi lands, B. Wood, R. Thomas, and J. S. Rennick spoke of the good work Mr. Mottershead had done during his term of office. Some of the speakers stated that Mr. Mottershead was not. only a hard worker for the recreation re serve, but also gave a big help with ihe sports, and he would be missed very much. * * » * During the last few days we have had some splendid,rains, which will do much to cool the atmosphere and ...
TENNIS. NTH. MOOROOPNA V. UNDERA [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
S TEXXIS. , I ■Vr"- -MOi i|(Oi v. UNDER A. ! n.„ru &lt;xt WhI,!. A luo-i H!j,,v:i!.!o n'l:»rn match .« 11:1 • ! . x„r h Moovoop 1 tea-its repre&lt; . This ju-ov-: ■ au'i as intere->l.in& .W ._•!> ti'avi-.| l^hveoii these ! i !:>!•■' a ..I! I hi; pi'CViOUS ;;&lt;y. T!>" v.-.a1 It'ir w not! a1 .ill i f-.r !&lt;-nnis. A-' ficrco i ''i'"/. - w.n |,:ov. iu_' ;i(.io&lt;s the count? | "ill r vi a- liolr-'lulutly cool, and '• ■« t!ie enjoyment j iy. A]n I'Uilvl are ;tie de .. .. v. .a-c,; Thomi^on and 'ii'/ny (Wnii .Mnovnopita) v. Mis: £ M;i-t&lt;ii~on (Undpf®);. V1'. j Ti'iilier (North SIoo v. Miwx Warren and '•n no. Moss'm^ Tonkin «"'i ■'i i'niiera) v. Mc^grs Trot; 'w iiiiil !!&lt;y!(i>o;> iNoHh Mqoroopna) £'•. -..r. Mi-s-rs J. Warren- and' ®-ii'iii;,.,-,) v. -Messrs Rowc ■M KT(i.;'[vk (Nii-'l'i Moovoopnftv i-ij. :,[i- (;. Warren and M;ts!..r A. Ci-.'iv. T'lnl (Undcra) v. "'•» i'&lt; Ihn ic .in.-; Th...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
EVERY WALK IN. LIFE. (o) Every class of peoplo has sick kidn ws. The busy business . man j vushiiifj through life on tho run, | the mechanic forced to assume un I natural positions, the clerk on his feet continually, railway men, con ductors, engineers, miners, women | at their household duties, all over tax the kidneys and give them' move -work than they, can do. 'Tis a fortunate thing the kidneys warn you when in trouble; that they cry, out for help. Don't neglect tho warning. Don't neglect a bad back. A lame, weak," or aching back if neglected, means future kid ney. and urinary trouble. Doan's Backacho Kidney. Pills are specially for weak kidneys, and are publicly endorsed. Head this statement: Mr. Thomas Ball, late porter at Shepparton, now living at'215 Kosa lym-street, West Melbourne, Bays: "Pot a lobg iimpt I have Veen taking medicine for gravel, but did not derive any. benefit until I tried Doan's Backache Kidney Pills. My accretions had alwayp been i,n a bad way, they scald...
UNDERA[?] [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
&lt; ' UNDEHjAH- 1 ' A meeting of (he Undera Tennis Club was held on "\Voilnesday even ing -in the Undera State-sehooL In tlie absence ol the president (Cr Itobert Stowat't) Mr James occupied [ tho chair. There was a fair num ber present and a great" deal of business was transacted A; match committee was appointed comis'injr of Misses Maddisoii and Daviei and1 , Messrs l-\ Tonkin,1. Hi Brine, H; ; M'Etroy, B. "Warren and Ii. James. It was decided that a lournament anions the members of the club ''should he ;:hold . and Atessrs Toni1 kin, Rrino and Jarne? were appoint ed liandieappers. These ' gentlemen, j were " asked to carry, • out all ..the | details The secretary was instruc- i ted ,£o arrnagc •about the holding , of an open air band concert, some; 'time in February. Great, enthusiasm : was evinced at the meeting? and it.; is very evident tfiat tennis is going : to take on in 'Undera. i i ; * . * j j A heavy thunderstorm swept over j j the district on Sunday evening; and...
CANIAMBO. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
caniambo. The harvost is now -well over and, some have even finished carting away their grain. On the whole the harvest was a very satisfactory one Yields? in wheat varied--as sown fal low aildi early crops being- undoubt edly .tho best,. The oat crops, ithough fair wore not in advance of other years.-. Most of the wheat from this part "is sold; at Cosgrove. Owing to ■the poor'prico of oats farmer.? seen' -disposed to hold what, they have • till bettor value can be obtained: ♦ * ■ * ' The friends of Mrs Geo. Williams (nee Dick) of Caniambo, received the news of her death on the early morn of January 15, with regret. &nbsp; Though she had been ailing for a long time with that dread disease, consumption, and had lingered much longer than expected, yet the feel- ing of regret is deep. Mrs Williams is the third daughter of Mrs Dick who has succumbed to the disease. She leaves a husband and one child to mourn their loss. *■ * * * • ... ,A short" timo ago tho supporters of . the E...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 2 February 1914
WEDDINGS BERRY—GRIFFITHS. &nbsp; A very pretty and interesting &nbsp; &nbsp; wedding took place at Tallyga- &nbsp; &nbsp; roopna on the 27th January, the &nbsp; contracting parties being Mr. W. J. Berry, of Katandra North and Miss Harriet Alice Griffiths, third daugh- &nbsp; ter of Mr. and Mrs. M. Griffiths, of EEhden Vale Farm, where the cere- mony took place. The bride was prettily attired in a white embroid- ered robe, with the usual wreath and veil, and was attended by her sister, Miss Ruth Griffiths, as bridesmaid. Mr. Allan Gray, of Drum- anure being best man. The offi- ciating minister was the Rev. W. A. Millikan, of Shepparton. After the ceremony, the party sat down to a sumptuous repast after which happy speeches were made and the usual toasts honored. Mr. and Mrs. Berry left by the evening train for Daylesford, where the honeymoon is to be spent. The bride's trav- elling dress was of blue resildas with cream coatee, a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 5 February 1914
A GOOD BUSINESS SUIT AT A REASONABLE PRICE MADE TO YOUR MEASURE FOR 35/ Try one of theae Suits and you will be agreeably surprised at their marvellous value —you have the pick of the largest variety In Australia of Suitings | tn the latest shades and designs to choose from. ALL ONE PRICE. Ordering elsewhere Is sheer waste of money, as the Suit T make for 35/- is equal to anything else at 70/-. Patterns. S.M. form and tape sent to any address. Style Guaranteed. W. H.~BRUCE, THE PEOPLE'S TAILOR. 159 BOURSE STREET. MELBOURNE. THE EQUITY TRUSTEES. EXECUTORS. AND AGENCY CO. LTD Cubacrfbad Capital . £1SR.60» R«wv«d liability . £160.900 atroaatea Pond . £li.flfl» Rairiatarad Offloj* *1 QUEEN ST., MELBOURNE Board nf TMrootorat TOWARD VANNING III. Warchaa&lt; Ch&lrau W H mVTND ba. K.C.. KP- «ar rttrtwr at taw TONABD MACKINNON. Ca«. M b.A • tjarrlatair at Taaw « o ifcciri'CHioN Cm. ub.a. ATHWART ARTHUR «M. «ar rlator at taw . Thto company la avMtlally tmpoww «d by Act of Parli...
"UNWISE, BUT NO ROGUE" [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 5 February 1914
"UXWISE. BUT JfO ROGUE" An American, Ralph Emerson Burn ham, was indicted at Sussex Assizes for unlawfully obtaining credit. Burnham at one time had an income of £2000 or £3000. Although warned that his bank ing account was overdrawn he drew cheques, the subject of the charge. Counsel said that Burnham had expec tations of being able to meet the cheques as two people owed him £8000. A detective said Burnham was not a man of criminal tendencies. He had lent considerable sums which had not been repaid. Mr Justice Bucknill said Burnham had been unwise, but was not a rogue. He was bound over to come up for judgment if called upon.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 5 February 1914
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Gambling and our Carnival.. Committee. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 5 February 1914
. .Gambling and our Carnival.. .Committee. In reply to .the .Sliepparton ministers" letter protesting against the carnival" gam bling, they said their ex perience was. that "no young men and women were be ing, led to ruin by it." .On the very face of it that can be seen to be a tame, excuse. The real reason is disclosed further on in the same letter where the. committee declared."That they could not. run the carnival without wagering of some kind;" and illustrated this by giving the case of the AVarracknabeal sports committee,- who knocked out. gambling-from their pro gramme, and the runners the night befor the sports held a meeting, and decided for one. man only to run in each heat, and the whole of them to deride the prize money. That was evi: dently regarded _ by-&lt;oui^ sports committee as an. unanswerable argument jrff favor o'f.'iMjtaijiing gambling, :Bul in truth (it;'Qnly revealed' the pitiful grovel oJ\l4ie ruiiners'l^onder and' Uie:>CTf1it-' mil.tee here. The c...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 5 February 1914
PITT®' P0I80MD yHIAT For Dnatr-oylns Rita. Kim. Sparrow* and Parrots, ate. It la tba only certain and renuine preparation all tml tatlona la U. narsa IM rallow taakata; l/l *lu A leadmlner was sued by the Great Western Railway at "Wrexham County Court for sixpence. He travelled by one of their motor trains from Wrexham to Plaspowe 6tation without having booked, and refused to pay his fare or that of a dog which he had with him. Judgment was entered for the plain tiffs. The costs amounted to 19/6. TOR CHUiDRKN TEfflTHLNQ, her* la nothlnr BOmJ to KBRNOT'B tOOTH ING POWDBRa. They are a tare and certain remedy: V- pkta.: poatad 1/1 atamiw V3DRNOT. Hhamlat OMLONO AT LAST! High-Clas* Swedlah Separator* availably at Prloea HITHERTO UNKNOWN Our Introduction of the NEW MODEL "VEGA" Baa dealt a death-blow to Exorbitant Prices oharced by our competitor* MAKE NO MISTAKE! The New Model "Ve*a" la no rough, aheaply-oon •tructed Separator It baa NO SUPERIOR In quality, and In price tbera'* nothlnsr...
GAMBLING. ITS INFLUENCE ON SPORT. AT THE METHODIST CHURCH. SERMON BY REV W. A. MILLIKAN. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton News — 5 February 1914
r GAMBLING. ITS? INFLUENCE ON SPORT. ' \T THE METHODIST. CHURCH." SERMON BY REV- W. A;. ' MILLIKAN. . j A large congregation assemb- . led at the Methodist';.- "Gliurch, ; Maude street, on Sunday, night, ] when the Rev. \V. A. TVIillikan, ^ superintendent yof -Sli'epparton -i circuit, preached with reference to the encouragement of gambl ing at the Sports Camivalv. whicli ; takes place next week.' &lt;His. disvi course was based-oil' these words ! "Gome ye ; out from. among ; them and be "yei ;separate, saith .' the Lord, aiid Louclrnot the un clean thing.—n..-Corihth.y'vi, 17. The preacher^ said- the . great truth that' Paul - ih these words taught the Cbrinthiahs,, is.-the great truth that we must.not lose sight of. It is this : 'Our-natiori's best ally is God.' Once a.brave Scot—English ambassador, to [the Court of Prussia—sjat at the table of Frederick . the Great, then about to begin a war, aiid to help him :?heV was-;- expecting England to send him/subsidies. Round the...