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A BUSINESS CHANGE. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

A BUSINESS CHANGE. It will be learned with inters coupled with an amount of res. that Mr. A. G. Long-staff has discos of his ironmongery business in Mo* son street. Kyneton. That regret ^ be tempered by the fact that his cessor is Mr. James Peacock. J who for several years successfully F lowed farming on his recently i posed of property at Glenhope. S" Peacock has always manifested a sire to take up business pursuits, '* in taking up this business he has quired a thorough going concfe which, by the exercise of his own ss tural ability, and pleasant manners should not only retain but pos$ improve. That is his predeces?s wish. It is now ten years since Mr. LoSj staff came to Kyneton. and. throaF out that time he has ever proved hcf self a" valued citizen. He has takes keen and active interest in most afe having as their object the adva&"» ment and improvement of the to« and has never been slow in his si scription towards every movents where his aid was sought. He \vil®t j leav...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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THE CAMPASPE WEIR [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

THE CAMPASPE WEIR It will be learned with interest'' the contractors for the erection or weir over the Canipaspe, which v was recently wisely decided upon' our council, are about to proceed & their work. It would seem to is wise plan it our coucillors would a little of their time to a considt tion of a scheme for the improves of at least 200 yards of the bed of river running from the weir in easterly direction, so that the ;; might be rendered suitable in cv degree for the purposes of batl If the banks were sloped down; either side, especially on the nortfc slope, the place might be render perfect. This need not prove a ve costly matter, and if the council co-' provide no means of utilising the extracted therefrom, we believe 12-. are many persons who would be and willing to buy it for filling pr poses, thus minimising the cost. T; matter , is one of urgency, atvd s councillors arc asKecl to give it-' consideration. If it has not k viously been done,. our engine should be as...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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UNITED KINGDOM RATES —Letters.— [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

UNITEC' KINGDOM RATES -Letters. i1 or every «oz. or under .. .. Post Cards, each Reply Post Cwds, each .. .. Registration Fee . . .. Acknowledgement of delivery of a registered article .. -Packets. Commercial Papers not ex ceeding Uxcee^linp ?oz. 40^ .. .' Exceeding 40Z. and rot ex ceeding 6oz o 4 Exceeding 6oz. but not ex ceeding 8oz o 43 Exceeding 8oz. but not ex ceeding iooz. 0 5 Every additional 2oz. or un der up to 5lb. o t Printed Papers, other than newspapers, for every 2oz. or under up to sib. o .' Patterns and Samples must be bona fide sample, other wise will have to be sent parcel post or letter rate, for every aoz. or under, up to rib 0. 1 The maximum limit of weight tc the United Kingdom is 1607.., and >r>r foreign countries T2o.:. -Newspapers. Each newspaper 40Z. or urtder 0 ' "."Each additional zoz. or frac tion thereof isee footnote) 0 oj .Newspapers sent by P. and O steamers, wholly by sea, id. for every 'fioz. or fraction thereof.

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GRASS FIRE AT BAYNTO[?] [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

.CRASS, FIRE AT BAYNTOJt v . Baynton was. on Sunday the sc of a serious grass fire of whkil origin is unknown. The fire broke in Mr. Kilpatrick's property spread quickly into Cr. Martin1 Kenna's and then to Darlington Balkebah (Messrs. Walker andlli son's properties), on to that of Me Green and Anderson. Great diffict was experienced in saving the ho steads of Messrs Anderson and Gr The fire was got under with great ficulty, and yeoman service was dered by a band of nearly ;o fighters. including the men on Ferris' traction engine. Although Martin McKenna has not yet reca ed from an illness that has conE him to his room for some time, h out of his bed and directed the fighters on his property. The in many instances were turned the roads. Many miles of fen have been destroyed and it is re ed that Sunday's fire swept five s miles of rich grass land. A fire is reported from the Glenhope ranges. _____________

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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TEACHING NATURE SHORT CUTS. A REVOLUTION IN FRUIT CULTURE. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

TEACHING NATURE SHORT CUTS. A REVOLUTION IN FRUIT CULTURE. The breeding- of fruits is one of the most fascinating-. of the modern sciences, and the greatest stumbling block in the way of working out the results has been the length of time required in producing successive gen erations of a given plant. But now, according to \V. A. Du Puy, in the "Scientific American,'' the time of ripening fruit is to be cut, down to a fourth, and the probabilities are that results will he, in the coming- genera tion, multiplied a hundred-fold. He explains at some length, and with numerous excellent--illustrations the method by which this happy re sult is secured. It is termed the in arch, and he writes of it-: In the Government hot-houses at Washington . men . have recently suc ceeded -in diverting the; vigour of trees ?: that: were, -. large. and strong, sending their sap coursing through the veins of spindling seedlings and thereby caused those seedlings ,to do in- two :. years- wliat ordinarilj- ...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

TELEGRAMS. Ordinary office hours, g *.m. to 6 p.m. (Sundays excepted). Telegrams delivered at ,,offices where there, are messenger ;, itYV:'cne.. mile from office. Wtiere n'j messen gers are employed, telegrams remair at the office until called for -Victoria. Within radius of 15 miles from any telegraph office. 16 words, including address and signature o ?. Within the State, but outside the 15 mile radius, 16 words including address and signa ture .. .. .. .. o 9 Every additional word, extra o J .-Interstate. 16 words, including address and signature .. 1 o ;-New Zealand. .Minimum charge of 4$d. a word Address and signature charged for a? part of message. -United Kingdom. A uniform rate of 3/ per word, -New Caledonia. Each word ird. The address and signature count as part of message. STAMP DUTIES. Receipts-£2 and over, id. Bills-£25 and under, 6d.; £50, x/; £75, 1/6; £100, 2/; £150, 3/, and so on, being 1/ for every £50 or fraction of same.

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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THE PROGRESS ASSOCIATI[?] DEPUTATION TO THE PREMIER. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

THE PROGRESS DEPUTATION TO PREMIER. .ht&r. <W.. R.' Groves,-past-presij." the Kyiieton Progress. Associr-'li Mr. F.. Armstrong, secretary, ar" G. Hurry will at 12 noon on \vj'! day wait upon the Premier, the W. W.att, as a deputation in ft. terestof the Association, and 0f rntenf.yers and residents gCnt..f These gentlemen and their m'w will he. introduced by Mr. R. {* :;ylc. M.L.A. Their intention iSt0. for a special grant which shall be" pended upon the improvement oi Kyneton Mineral Springs,-and, «? it iff remembered that so large'a of money has been provided 1 towards the beautification of thiss thereis little doubt that a good will be made out in favor of ^ quest. It is-intended also to interview ?? Sxirveyor General with a view to' ! ducing him to enter upon a s-' that will be not only for the ul/.. | beautification of the Campaspe I will act as a source of attraction visitors. The deputation will seel bring under his notice, the good which is being proceeded...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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MELBOURNE MARKETS. —Retail Market.— [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

MELBOURNE- MARKETS -Retail Market.- X Jan. 31.-Pork, 6id.to 9id. per lb.-; mutton, forequarters, 3-id. to 4id.; hindquarters, 4^d. to 64d.; chops, 5*d. to Sid.; lamb, forequarters. 2/6 to 3/6 quarter; do., hindquarters, 4/6 to 5/6; roast beet. 4d. to 9d. per lb.; - beef steak, sd. to 6d.;.best steak, nd. Poul try.- Fowls. 6/ to S/ per.pair; chick-, ens, 5/ to 7/; ducks, 7/ to 8/; geese. 16/ to 20/. Turkeys are quoted at. 25/ each. Cheese. 9d. to 1/1 per lb.; .eggs, special lines, up to 1/4 per doz.; but ter, 1/2 per lb.; honey, 4a. to 6d.; bread. 61d. to ~d. per 41b. loaf; bacon, 6d. to t/1 per lb.; hams, 1/2 to 1/5; milk, 4a. per quart. . ' . -Hay Market. Jan. 3i.-r-Thc market has been stea dily supplied with manger hay, but chaffing sorts are not coming forward freely. Straw is in demand if-of good quality. Chaff hns been "heavily. sup plied, but good qualities, sel lfreely.: Old manger liay, £5 to £5/10/; do., sheaves, £3 to, £3/5/; chaffing . do., £2 to £2/5/;. -Victorian straw,...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

POSTAL NOTES. Postal Notes, from 6d to 20/, may be obtained at all Post Offices, and are payable at all Post Offices from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Poundage, under 1/6, id.; unedr 4/6, id. under 5/. lid.; under 7/6, 2d.; under 20/. 3d. The values of the Notes have beer, so arranged that any sum of shillings and sixpences up to one pound may be remitted by not more than two of these notes. Should it be desired to transmit broken sums of pence un obliterated stamps, not exceeding ir value 5d., may be affixed to the face of the Note, and the amount of thf Note and stamps will be paid Victorian postal notes are now pay able in New South tWales, South A.us tralia, Tasmania, Queensland, anc Western Australia, and vice versa. Should the spaces in a Postal Note for name of payee and paying office not be filled up, the Note wil be pay ?atiic-to-anypost-office in the colony When it is desired to make it pay able to anyone, ilien the name of the person and of the Money Order Office at which it is payab...

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FERRY STEAMER SUNK. A HEROIC FIREMAN. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

FERRY STEAMER SUNK. A HEROIC FIREMAN. On Saturday in Sydney Harbor the ferry steamer Memel, with, thirty pas sengers, mostly women and children, on board, was struck by the B. M. Corrigan and Co's. steamer Mokau. and almost overturned. The women and children rushed to the upper deck. The coolness of the captain prevented a panic. The wharf was 100 yards away. The captain headed for it. Within 5 minutes it was reached, a plank was put ashore, and the crew and passengers stepped into safety as the vessel disappeared beneath the water. As they were congratulating themselves on their escape a man clambered'up the wharf steps, drip ping wet. It was Fireman Taylor, who had made his escape through the engine room door almost at the mo ment the vessel took its last plunge. Taylor was below y,-hen the vessel was struck. There was a rush of wa ter and he was swept off his feet. Taking in the situation at a glance, and with his thoughts on his boilers, he regained his foothold and raked franti...

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MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

MONEY ORDERS. ; Commoriwealch. - Not exceeding £5, 6d.; £10,1/; £15,1/6; "20,2/. New Zealand and Fiji.-Not ex ceeding £2, 6d.; £5, 1/; £7, 1/6: £10, 2/; £12, 2/6: £15, 3/; £17. 3/6; £20, 4/, up to £40. America and Italy.-6d. for even £1 or part thereof to £20. -United Kingdom (through Orders? Cape of Good Hope. Hong Kong, Sr. maliland, Peru. Natal, Ceylon, India Transvaal, Orange River, Germany and Canada, 6d. for every £1 or par thereof to £40 Money Order Office closes nooi Saturdays.

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KYNETON HIGH SCHOOL. RESUMES TO-DAY. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

KYNETON HIGH SCHOOL. i RESUMES TO-DAY. After the Christmas vacation, the Kyneton High School; resumes to-day under the headmastership of Mr. T. H. Stuart, B.A., who was formerly in charge of tlie High School at Bairns dale, from which educational estab lishment his departure; was much re gretted. In the resumption of the du ties there exists every prospect of success, both from a numerical view point as well as an educational one. The past loyalty of the pupils and their love for the work of the school are accepted as an indication for fu ture achievements. The girl students are to be afforded every opportunity for the acquiring of knowledge in cookery. An admirable class room has been furnished, and here the pu pils of the school, as well as outsiders, may be furnished with a well-prepared meal at a minimum of cost. Classes arc to be formed for Senior Public, Junior Public, commercial education. industriaVTourse, and pre paration for teaching. No fees are required from -pupils who ...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS Telegraph Money Orders are is sued and paid at all Money Ordei Offices. Money can be remitted by telegraph to any Money Order Office (which is also a telegraph office) in Victoria upon payment of the charge for a message of 16 words, or to tht neighbouring colonies upon payment of the charge for a telegram of if words, in addition to the nsnal r.«t» of commission

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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LAURISTON. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

LAUBISTQ2T. ? Dealh of Mr John Costcllo.-A pio neer Lauriston resident has passed away in the person of Mr. John Cos tello, and universal regret was expres--/ sed at the announcement of his "de mise. In the good old days Lauriston was famed for its Hurling Club, and of it the late John Costello was one of the leading players, arid for a long time'captain. He was a typical hurler and one of the finest looking players ever seen on any Australian hurling ground. His name was; known "and widely respected through all the Vic torian. clubs; Melbourne, Bendigo, Bungaree. Myers': Flat, Maryborough, etc.. and he was looked upon as a stauncn inend and a true, sport. '. Lauriston Slate . School. - While very heartily .congratulating Mr. Wil liam Morriss, head teacher of Lauris ton State School, on his promotion to State School, Clarinda; miles from Oakleigh, in the metropolitan area^ Lauriston residents will greatly de-' plore his departure. During his term as head teacher at Lauriston Mr Mor ...

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Mails Received at Post-office, Kyneton. From [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

Mails Received at Post-office, Kyneton. From Melbourne, at 9.40 a.m., 3.10 p.m., and 9 p.m.; also at 6.30 a.m. Down T.P.O., 9.40 a.m., 3 p.m., 9 p.m. Trentham, at 9.40 a.m. Woodend, at 9 p.m., included in down T.P.O. at 9.40 asd 3 p.m. Bendigo, at 8.30 a.m., 2.10 p.m., and g p.m. Up T.P.O., at 2.10 p.m., and 9 p.m. Metcalfe, at S.30 a.m. Edgecombe, Lano-ley, and Sidonia, at 3.30 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Springhill and Upper Coliban, at 3.30 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Piper's Creefc and Pastoria East, at 4.30 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Sa turday. Lauriston, daily at 12.30 p.m. and 5.30 p.m. West Kyneton, daily at 5.30 p.m. Barfold, Redesdale, Mia Mia, Green hill, East Metcalfe and Redesdale Junction, daily at 7.24 a.m. R. E. TILT, Postmaster.

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POST-OFFICE TIME-TABLE. Mails Close at Post-office, Kyneton, For [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

VoST^iFICE TIME-TABLE. Mails Close at Post-office, Kyneton, For Melbourne, at 7-10 a.m., i.jo p.m., S p.m. Bendigo, 2.35 p.m. and 8 p.m. Up T.P.O., at 1.30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Woodend, at 7.10 a.m. and 1.30 p.m. Carlsruhe R.S., at 7.10 a.m. Tylden, Trentham and Fernhill, at 7.55 a.m. . Down T.P.O., 9 a.m. and 2.35 and 8 p.m. . , Metcalfe, at 8.55 a.m. daily. Glenlyon, at 8.55 a.m. daily. Malmsbury, at 8.55 a.m. daily. Edgecombe, Langley and Sidonia, at :o a.m., on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Spring Hill and Upper Coliban, at 10 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Piper's Creek and Pastoria"" East, at 10 a'm. on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Lauriston, daily at 10 am. ?.nd 3.15 p.m. West Kyneton, daily at 10 a.i. Barfold, Redesdaie, Mia M5a;*'-5reen hill. East Metcalfe and RCdesdale Junction, Daily at 3.55 p.m.

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INTERCOLONIAL RATES. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

INTERCOLONIAL RATES, To New South Wales, New Zealand, South Australia, Tasmania, Western Australia, Fiji, British New Guinea, and New Hebrides. -Letters. For every loz. or under .. .. 0 Post Cards-Stamp or Card .. o x Letter Cards ° 1 - Reply Post Cards-each ... .. 0 2 Registration Fee .. .. .. .. o 3 Acknowledgement of delivery of registered article ...... o 2I -Packets. Commercial Papers and Print ed Papers, maximum weight 4lb., maximum dimensions, 2ft. in length, ift. wide or less, 2oz. or under o 1 Pat terns and Samples, Pack ets _ or Merchandise, etc., maximum weight lib.. di mensions not te exceed 2ft. x ift., 2oz. or under .... o -Newspapers. Each, every iooz. or und .. 0 oi Bulk Parcels or newspapers posted by a registered news paper publisher or newsven dor, 200Z. or fraction there of o J -Parcels. For each Parcel of lib. or under o 8 Each additional lib. or un der up to T ilb o ft -Queensland. The same as to other colonies for all postal matter except Newspapers, id. for e...

Publication Title: Kyneton Guardian
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POSTAL INFORMATION. RATES OF POSTAGE. VICTORIAN RATES. —Letters.— [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

POSTAL INFORMATION. RATES OF POSTAGE. VICTORIAN RATES. -Letters. For every }oz., or fraction thereof .. .. o i Urgent Letter-For each let ter (in additon to ordinary postage) .. .. .. .. .. ... o 4 Post Cards o i Reply Post Cards .. o i Letter Cards o i Registration Fee o -3 Acknowledgement of deliver)* of registered article .. .. .. 0 zi Commercial Papers, Printed Papers, maximum weight '5lb.,_ maximum dimensions _ 2ft. in length by ift. in width or depth, 2oz. or under .. .. o \ Wholly Printed Matter, ex cept address, which may be in writing on exterior or cover of packet-For every 2oz. or under, up to .sib. .. o -o4 Patterns, Samples, Packets Merchandise, maximum lib., not to exceed aft. x ift., 2oz. or under o 1 -Newspapers. For each newspaper iooz. or under .. .. o oi Within the Commonwealth and Papua, 40Z. or part of . 40Z .. .. .... .. 0 oi Magazines and Publications not published in the Com monwealth :. .. .. o oi Published within the Com monwealth, 8oz o oi To New eZaland, ...

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BAD NEWS FROM NORWAY. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

- BAD NEWS FROM NORWAY.. ...have just received a. letter from a friend at .-present travelling in Nor way,-. where she -has not been for . 12 years.?- says the Editor of'the "Vine yard." ''"It was not written.with any idca of publication', but sd-finely and; sharply does this letter, from a coun try which is blessed with - one of" the noblest peasantries '.'of the world;; point the evils which 'the "Vineyard-' is" out to fight: and the-'good which it exists to defend and encourage:' that I venture, in good - conscience,,- to print -it--.-without-, her permission.': ?: "It is like a dream to find oneself again in this romantic land.' and .in one day we have already seeif so mucli) that it seems long- since.: we , left: home! The crossing was horrid in every -way. but we had some: quiet', hours in smooth water before -we 'ar rived in the early- morning-, and Sta-; ?vanger with its clean, many-colored; wooden house? rising out of the still fjord, and the .cncirclin^-mountains stealing ...

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THE RAINFALL. [Newspaper Article] — Kyneton Guardian — 3 February 1914

-THE RAINFALL. ; The rainfall registered at the Kyne ton Post Office {or the month of Janu ary was 47 points. Rain fell on five days. The Kyneton January rainfall since 1901 has been as follows: 1901. 266 points; 1902, 137 points; 1903, 56 points; .1904. 708 points; 1905, 103 points; 1906, 10 points; 1907, 90 points; 1908, 44 points; 1909, 126 points; 1910. 54 points: 1911, --174 points; 1912, 26points; 1913, 15 points. ? At-Taradalc the rainfall for Janu ary. registered by Mr. D. Bourkc, was 30 points.-. In 1913 S points fell, and in 1912 20 points. Picking a Policeman's Pocket.-: Constable F. H. Westhorpe went ; to Sandown Park races oh Saturday and carrjed avlittle cash,: including -some gold,-in his hip^pocket.' At a quarter to11 o'clock he pushed^his way-upjto"' a ticket window nt.th'e Fluidcrs^trce}.;' station. Someone ,j,ostled\himJf;an,d! he felt a hand in ""his hip pockijt^jfiq turned and seizedFa_ man standing?.her hind him. The man hit. him ,}n , tfie eye and ran. Down th...

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