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AMUSEMENTS. COLISEUM PICTURE GARDENS. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
AMUSE.MENTS COLISEUM PICTURE GARDENS, At the Coliseum Picture Gardend to-night (Friday), a very strong pro gramme of film will be screenedi The star is a sensational Ves-tern cowboy drama, entitled, "A skeieton in the cupboard." It is full of those sensational episodes that go to make up the every day life of the cowboy. It also carries a pretty story of devo tion which a daughter has for her father, when she finds out that he is engaged in cattle stealing. In this picture is portrayed a great battle scene between Inditans and cowboys. " Honor of the force" is a drama in which arei portrayed the dangers and trials the "'man in blueis" has to contend witht on his beat. It is full of excitement, anu i some splendid acting is shown bo' this film, which go to show that ia policeman's life is not all beer and cheese as we are led to believe. "A doll for a baby" is a pretty !ittle drama, in which there is same superb acting. " Field gun evolu tions" is a educational film, which is instruc...
COURSING. MARYBOROUGH CLUB. ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
COURSINQ. MARYBOROUGi- CLUB, ANNUAL IANETING. Th'e ?.ryborought District Cours ing Club's nannual .eetig was held at the Albion hotel last evening. The Predent, 3Mr G. M.. Brownbill, occupied the chair, and there was a good attendance., Tlhe annua! report and balance' hmeet, a published in our last issue, w.s taken as read. In imoving the adoption of the. re pot nd balance-sheet, the Presi dent a-irnmed that officers and. mern ber. had rieason to congratulaste theroselve' on the fine success shbown in the b.iance-sheet. The past -eason ,was excellent in every way, and brought the club to a high stan dard, ... ir T. W ebb seconded the motion. Every good sport would be highly delighted with the record shown. He had met men from several centres who stated that they regarded Mary borough as among the- best meeti-hgs in the State. Considering :that thei club had only been on the .plumipton for two years, the progress was quite remarkable. The motion was carried .with .ap piause. OFFICERS...
REUTER'S CABLES. SOUTH AFRICAN STRIKE. DECLARED OFF. JOHANNESBURG, WEDNESDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
RIi.UTEVr C ',BLE . SOUTH AFRICAN STRIhKE. DECLARED OFF. JOHANNESBURG, WEDNESDAY. The new executive of the Federa tion of Trades at a secret meeting this afternoon decided to declare the general etrike off as from to-morrow ' until further notice." Prior to the meeting several bal lots were held, owing to the feeling of opinion of the rank and file changing, and stauch members oI unions being victimised through their loyalty. The ballot at a meeting of miners, held by permission of the authorities, 87 delegates representing 33 mines and ten members of the Miners' Association executive, including Mathews (general secretary).: and Mr Toomey .(president), the voting was 46 to 41 in favor of declaring the strike of. The tenu members of the executive did not vote. After the miners' ballot Mecrs IMatthews and Toomey appealed to the men at present on strike to ac cept the delegates' decision to resuime and be loyal to the society. They said they would have pereerred the Federation's decisi...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
ExaAmITInos of the motives that have actuated the militant suffra gettes of England, and the reasons that prompted extreme violence, with the ultimate admission of com plete failure, is not lackiug in in terest even for ourselves. All these are thoughtfully marshalled by a suffragette in the "Fortuightly." She laments the failure; she dis· covers its cause in a wrong begin ning; and Ehe counsels the alternate policy of an appeal to the popular intelligence rather than the persist ence in violence. The revolt of the suffragettes, in its more extreme fashion, originated in 1905. It has since been killed, our authority admits, as all movements that lack reality are killed, by the blindness of its adherents. It has lost the public ear, it has alienated popular sympathy, it has stirred the whole nation to the need of resisting violence. And it has become politically futile. And the reason ? Because, says our critic, of its artificia!ity. Instead of the search for " real victims" of sex-i...
CARISBROOK. DANGER OF FIRE. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
CARISBROOK. DANGER OF FIRE. On Tuesday some excitement was caused in a portion of the town by a sudden burst of emoke, and the call-much dreaded-of fire. Thei cause of the alarm was children playing with matches and lighting tiny bonfires of grass and thistles, which very quickly got out of their control. Fortunately neighbors and passersby were handy, and the con flagration smothered early, but not before fencing was set burning and a wooden stable singed by the flames, as well as a dwelling threatened with destruction. At this time of the year especially it would be well if the danger of fire could be impressed on the young folk'
DISTRICT NEWS. AVOCA. COUNTRY FIRE BOARD PRESIDENT. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
DISTRICT NEWS. (FROM OUB CORRESPONDENTS.) AVOCA. COUNTRY FIRE BOARD PRESIDENT. Captain W. L. Chellew, who (as reported in last issue of "The Advertiser ") was on Tuesday elected president of the Country Fire Brigades' Board, was one of the foundation members of the Avoca Volunteer Fire Brigade, in 1885. in the year 1890 he was elected captain, and has been re-elected without opposition ever since. He holds the distinction of being the second in seniority of service of cap tains in the State, the veteran Cap tain Casey, of Miaryborough, being an easy first. In 1897 he was ap pointed chairman of timekeepers for the annual demonstration, and still holds that position. He was elected a member of the executive of the Country Fire Brigades' Association in 1892, and is still in office. He was appoiited president of the as sociation in 1900. Standing for a seat on the Country Fire Brigades' Board, he was successful: with the late Captain Lynch, and two years later was re-elected, with the h...
WATER SUPPLY FOR STOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
WATER SUPPLY FOR STOCK. An old friend of our London corres pondent, the leading dairyifarmer and breeder of Ayrshire cattle in the West of Scotland, writes to a local paper on this important subject which, he says, receives too little attention from the stock owners: - o80 long an an animal will drink it, no water is considered too foul for horses or cows. Not only is this ne glect on the part of stock owners rea ponsible for many cases of colio in hor ses, but many other diseases also are directly traceable to impure water. Aa unlimited supply of good, pure water is essential to tlhe health of all animals used for farm purposes. Pools formed from surface drainage, where large quantities of organic matter are car ried into them, and wells or pools contiguous to farm yards or manure heaps are specially to bo avoided. Water from good tanks or wells, run ning streams, and properly construc ted pools is usually good, but too muclch care cannot be taken in this matter. The quantity of wa...
JOYCE'S CREEK. BUSH FIRE. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
JOYCE'S CREEK. BUSH FIRE. After a goods train had passed Mr Williams' property near Joyce's Creek at 10 o'clock on Monday morn ing, a fire broke out and spread with great rapidity to the properties of Messrs Win. Dunstone, Summers, and Barclay. Over 100 firefighters had a hard task to save Mr Dun stones's homestead and stacks. How ever, a fire break was burnt round these and their efforts were rewarded, although the fire burnt right up to the fowihouse. Mr Dunstone lost 400 acres of grass and stubble, and his fencing was damaged; Mr Sum mere lost 100 acres of grass and had fencing damaged; Mr Williams, 20 acres grass; and Mr Barclay also a quantity of grass. Mr Dufistone particularly was unfortunate, hav ing just bought a large number of sheep, which he will now be forced to get rid of.
GENERAL NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
GENERAL NEWS. Under an Order-in-Council just passed the close season for wild ducks, teal, and all kinds of wild geese has been altered. The close season will begin on July 1 in each year, and end on February 10, both days inclusive. The same protec tion is to extend to all kinds of honey-eaters, except wattle-birds and leather-heads ; all kinds of plover other than southern stone plover, avocets, gang gang cockatoos, landrails, coots, etc., magpies, native companions, and stilts. On Wednesday last Alfred Norman Brett, aged four, who resided with his parents at Glenmore-road, Pad dington (N.S.W.), was found in his bedroom with his flannelette night dress in flames. He was badly burned, and died later. He told his mother that he had been playing with matches. At the inquest to day, Mr H. Hawkins, the coroner, asked the mother of the boy if flan nelette night-dresses were not dan gerous, and she replied that she had clothed the boy in them since his birth. Complaints have been made to...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
. .:-. -. --------- .,. ---- -. -- -. 'T I I~ J S. ROBERTSON'S :SENSATIONAL SALE • : .. .? IS NOW BEING HELD. KREAT prepairations have been made to make this the most euccessful effort L " yet attempted i t Clearing Out Stocks of all kindsJ,. .-:i:::: Each department has its quota oi what wne term SENSATIONAL BAiRGAINS. MILLI'NERY, A_.T MARVELLOUSLY REDUCED PRICES. COSTUMES, A::::T SENSATIONAL REDUCTIONS. DRESS OGOODS BEING CLEARED AT ABOUT HALF-PRICE, LINEN AND COTTON GOODS, AT SENSATIONAL REDUCTIONS. IN THE /: :: :.J.fp·: ;?:.:;.;:/:} . " . : : = -. ",'.:: ~- =:-:ii-5, ': CLOT-HING :-& MERCERY SRORE THE BARGAINS are Very Iunterestiug, MIENI'S, YOUTHS', and BOYS' SUITS, at Reduced Prices. HATS, SHIRTS3 SCARFS, BRACES, etc., at Gift Prices. Shop eary in th day, thus avoid the inevitab!e crush usual during the afternoon. 0 : , .. . - . .2 ?- ·5o··· :1 Business Notices.. NEW YEAR'IFSI r: ::::. ~~ . ~ :'·~·.) B" ~Ei" • •~E : .&lt;f~ 1 ii/ * Va.-l04 , THEI RING!i Af jewe...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 23 January 1914
PROTECT YOUR SIGHT.—Present straining means future suffering, Astigmatism, Headaches, and Poor Vision cured by wearing Glasses from WILIg &$-ON. 3ight tested d slyt TWO DOSES GAVE RELIEF " I am a subject to bowel trouble which causes pain and inconvenience," writes Mr Alfred Wane, 185 Auburn-rd., Auburn, Vic.," but two doses of Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Remedies give immediate relief. I am pleased to know there is such a safe and certain remedy! as Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Remedy, and always keep a bottle handy." For sale by B. Earl and Co., J. Thornhill and Co., J. Gracie, Hawlett and Black. "Oceolo" shampoo, by IH. Deady, hairdresser, and all storekeepers. Our GREAT SALVAGE SALE is held over, when due notice will be given. Full Cream Sep. Butter, 9d per lb. Best Pacon, 6,d per lb. Preserved Tomatoes, 6d tin. Preserved Pine Apple, 7}?d. Preserved Apricots, 7%d. Mildura Raisins, 4%d lb. Essence Lemon, Raspberry, Vanilla, etc., 4d bottle. Oatmeal and Glycerin...
HAVELOCK V. MARYBOROUGH. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 26 January 1914
HAVELOCK V.- MARYBOROUGH. Havelock is alwvays a team to be reckoried with, especially on their own ground, and when Maryborough visited them odn Saturday an in terestitng game was expected. Bat ting first, Maryborough did not shape any too well, Stevens being the only one to stay. He madethe top score:for the season, 142, which included some nice strokes, but more than one chance. At the call of timoe '7 wickets were down for 225. Scores : MARYBOROUGI. S - First Innings. Haberle, run out ... .. .. 9 M'Allister, cA. F. Chvers, b A. C. Chivers........... .....10 Stevene b Wills .. ..... 142 Brantond and b.A C. Chivers.. 6 Youlden, c Morgan, b W. Hawke 16 E. S. Herring, ]bw, b W. Hawke 5 Davey;:c sub, b A.. Chivers .. 10 Ewens, not out .;. .. .. 16 Suddries . .. .. . 11 seven wicketsaor :.. ... 225 Bowling.:-A O.: Chivers, 3 for 63; A. F. Chivers; 0 for 68; Hawke, 2 for 28; Morgan, 0 for 36; T. Batty, 0 for:17; Wills, 1 for ay 03.
RAILWAYS V. TALBOT. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 26 January 1914
RAILWAlYS V. TALOT. There was a small attendance at the oval to see this match,'and most spectators were sorry they came, for the game was riot worth looking at. Talbot was represepted by only a remnant of their former team, the heart having been taken out of them by the loss- of Baker. The other two bowlers, Eaves and Deans, did not come across, and the wicket keeper, Wardley, was content to look on. It was only to be expected, then, that the visitors would stand no chanice. :However, they made a gallant~ attempt at a decent start, and the first- few bats did fairly well. :Ead and. Howard made the best stand, -the latter pleasing him self :immerisely by putting togetheir 24. The later batsmen were mowed down by Ryan, who, bowling a nice length,:'executed. the "hat trick," and finished up with the excellent average of 7i for 21. The total was 85. Though Talbot had no regular bowlers they soon began to get. Rail way wicketsi::, the home team open ing with their indifferent batsmen. K...
AUCTION NOTICES. MR JAS. LEWTAS'S SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Maryborough & Dunolly Advertiser — 26 January 1914
AUCTibON ".OT:c'. ,.R JAS. LEWfA,.'S B.iLES. Wfr.s:?D r l X:y , ' ..: .E 0 p.'u.. on tXhe premises, Palmetr on-:te: e, n a:c.ount of Mr J. ',,A,;r.---ouseh-l, furntue .and effectLs; also i0 bui.ldi, lo:nueIts, on on0 oQf which ir erc:ted (he ,rmiur chool. PR, J. P, KENNEDES ,ALES. T}imlsD.o AND b'IIama N1:xI', ?7iN exaI C anld 3?0, a'[ ? p.m. , ;;: [he "%iend.! Coffe Palace, No"l--s:r- t, [:arybo,.:-::i! on account of Mrs i' Cj, ,1 hc_-e lease hr ,' e" pi?d. -Eu r ','o,! -.le of furnituen an, i~.cecs of i .. econ? also "Wer'thim ;ewing us:_-1.?hh:l, ,::: .? EDDINGTO.N STOC. S .-ii.K? Auctiouoer.: AH. E. W:alii , . - i.?o, in eonj:lcl onl with 'O-. , and Forbes, E:Žddi"gmon, FPamAY NA:Y , at No ddin u.:u--. io sale of stock. OLEAII NG. SAkL, Auctioneers: Ai' EI ,aN' & 0: digo, iu conjuctiaon writh %hen:, and Forbes, Eddin'ton. WEI,'DŽ; SDA , F.. . o cco: n . .': F. Haibach,--Horo; a0d w. - ''eats.