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WAGEEGARRUP NOTES. December 27. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
W'GEEGARRUP NOTES. fFBOJT OTTB COBBESPONDENT.l December 27. Christmas has come and gone, with its pleasures and joys, its hopes and careB, and a merry Xm&s we Wageegarrup folk spent. The weather was splendid, and in most cases men and horse3 alike rested from their almOBt ceaseless toil on Xmas Day. On Christmas evening a most enjoyable time was spent at Mr Edward Smith's—dan cing, recitations, and songs being indulged in : until the " wee, sma' hours." Mr and Mrs I Smith, with their usuai kindness and ; [ thougliful attention to the pleasure of their ! gnests, allowing no one to feel neglected. Mr ! iereiice McKenna made an admirable M.C. | There were quite a large number of young | people present^ u i;.h a plentiful sprinkling of I their elders, the ladies being all very taste | fully arrayed, and altogether looking very summerlikc. Appended is a description of a ! few of the dresses worn : — Mrs Edward Smith | (hostess), dark dress and white lace tie ; Airs , G-eorge 1). ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
Wh are in a position to Bupply you with all kinds of drugs, chemicals, patent medicines, perfumery, surgical appliances sundries, pho tographic material, nursery and sick-room requisites, etc., etc:, at the lowest possible prices, as we are direct English, American, and Continental buyers in wholesale quanti ties. Ail orders of 10s. or over sent carriage paid. Campbell-Cochrane and Co., chemists, Albany. * WHOOPING COUGH. My little son had ah attack of whooping cough and was threatened witli pneumonia j but for Chamberlain's Lough JiemeSy we would hare .had a serious time of it. It also saved him from several severe attacks of ] croup.—H. J. STBiCKfADEN, editor World- j Herald, Fair aven, Wash., U.S.A. For i sale by F and C Piesse, Katanning and, Wagin.
MT. BARKER RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
ML BARKER RACES. The annual meeting of the Mi. Barker Race Club took place on New Year's Day. Toe attendance was very large, over 300 people making the journey from Albany by special train. The meeting was most suc cessful from every standpoint, much praise I being due to the energetic secretary for his . indefatigable efforts. Following are the ro- j suits :— Till at. Stake's of 5 sovs.—6 furlongs. T Skinner's .Scarpia, aged, 8at 101b (Hill) J R Tuuuey's Wakeful, 4 years, 8jt 111b (Norrish) W F Ferry's Jubilee, 4 years, 8st 8lb (W Toouiey) ... ... ... ... 3 Other Starter: Fvans Bros. Raged Robin, 4yrs 8st 91b. From the fall of the flag Wakeful led, fol lowed by J ubiiee, with Scarpia a couple of lengths beJiin j. Filtering the" straight | Scarpia canm with a ruth, winning by half a length from Wakeful, with Jubilee third lime, lruin. 25 2-5 seconds. Galloway Rack of 5 sot9.—1 mile. T H Nesbitt's Coolang, 8st (Nesbitt) ... 1 J Norrish's Sailor Boy, 8st lib (Norrish) 2 W White's Clov...
KALGOORLIE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
KAIiGOOBLIE MAEKET. Messrs. Wright, Ralph, and Chappell, , Sal .ooalie, advise the foUowingas the. prices realised at their sale :— JFruit.—Bananas; 30s; cherries, 35s, 40a; gooseberries, 12s 6d ; Cape gooseberries, 6fcd ; Italian lemons, Ids to 21s j loqoats, 30s • oranges, 20s: plums, 18s ; apricois, 25s. Produce and Poultry.—Ducks, 8s to 9s j fowls, 8s to 9s 6d; geese, 16s to 23s 6d j turkeys, -32s ; lamb, 14s 6d ; fresh mutton, 21s 6d; chaff, £4 to £5; eggs, Is 5cL
IN-AND-IN BREEDING. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
IN-AND-IN BREEDING. There is probably do one question connected with the breeding of stock that has received closer Btduy or more extended Jresearch than that which stands at the head of this article. The theory is sound beyond question that breeding in a long line of established merit, the particular characteristics sought become fixed in a measure proportioned to the length of the line of descent. Hence in case of a inale and female of high merit, and both of the same line of breeding, when coupled together the special merits of the family should be intensified in the off spring. This has been found to prove true in practice. The close breeding in a particular line has been practised more or less by all breeders who bare acquired dis tinction in building up a family of animals specially noted for merit in a particular direction. It was in tins way that the characteristic rich milk of certain families of Jerseys was fixed, and it is through the same line of breeding that the great ...
WOODANILLING SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
W00DAHILUN6 SPORTS. On Boxing Day a most successful athletic sports3 meeting was held at Woodauilling, and at I raced quite a large attendance, visitors being present from Wagin, £ a tanning, and other Great Southern centres. The entries were large, and the events were well contested. J. E. Tratham, from Tatnbellup, was the most, successful iu the pedestrian events, win sing both Sheffield and 440 Yds. Handi cap. 1 he log-chopping treated great interest and was won by the scratch man, R. Wil helm, by a few seconds, Wilcox (10 seconds) just beating D. Croniu (30 seconds]) by a blow | for second place. The tug-of-war, Woodan j iliing v. I he World, was won by the former after a most exciting struggle. A protest I wr.s entered against- the winners owing to } their anchor man, it is alleged, hanging on to a jam busli, hut it wa3 dismissed. Messrs Meharry, Leahy, and Spragg officiated as judges, and Mr A. &.eirle did a hard day's work as secretary, being assisted by a commit tee,...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
' H0LERA MORBUS A DANGEROUS disease. In manj' instances attacks of cholera morbus terminate fatally before medicine can be pro- j cured or a pliysioian summoned. The safe way is to keep at hand a reliable medicine for use in sueli cases. For this purpose there is I nothing so sure as Chamberlain's Colic, I Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy. W. E. Jlosworlh, of LaFayette, Ala., U.S.A., says : j " In June, 1900, I had a serious attack of , cholera morbus and one dose of Chamberlain's Colic. Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy gave me relief in fifteen minutes." For sale by F and C Piesse, Kataoning and Wagin. Notices. WANTED, good General SERVANT, one able to wait 011 table: wages, £1 ; 110 washing. Apply Kataniung Hotel. OR SALE, Jersey BULL, pedigreed, and frequent prize-taker. T. H. SJ ANBURY. F R ESPECTABL' young Woman wishes a Situation in any kind Housework. Apply .Coffee Palace, Katanning. K AT AN XING LOCAL BOARD OF HEALTH. NOTICE is hereby given that a HEALTH RATE of SIXPENCE in the £ ha...
THE FARM. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 4 January 1902
An advice from Chicago, dated August 23, reads as follows:—" What is said to be the largest apple deal on record in the United States was made yesterday in the sale of the ELaaeltlne apple eroo in Green country, Missouri, for $51,000 (£11,250) The sale includes the apples oii 1,000 acres of orchard, which are estimated to harvest 100,000 barrels. Four pro duce. firms are the purchasers of the crop. A remedy for the very fatal foot and mouth disease of sheep is being tested in France. It is a 53 per cent solution of chromic acid, chemically pure, which is applied as a caustic to the sore, and give a rapid and certain cure. Dr Jarre, the discoverer, claims to have used the remedy with success in 1,500 cases in two years. The cleaning of cows by using the brush aud currycomb on them, as well as giving them a scrubbing and rinsing with a sprayer, may appear as a waste of labour to those who have never tried the plan, but if 'cows were so treated the result would be more milk and butter,...
WAGEEGARRUP NOTES. January 2. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
i WAGEEGARRUP NOTES. [ficnc oxfn cobsbbpoxdbktO Januaiy 2. Cold, windy weather haB again wade its appearance, greatly retarding the stripping, already sufficiently late, and causing the wheat to shed terribly, Amongst the fru't, too, the wind is doing damage. Quantities of fruit are blown oS the tr^es, so that with the wind and parrots the fruitgrowers will i have a lively time. | Bush fires still keep off, though in the dis S tanee great columns of smoke can be seen ! ascending, but as these are unaccompanied by flames, one. is quite content to look at the smoke and say, " What an awful fire f" There is a great deal of talk just at present •bout getting up races on the old Arthur Hirer racecourse in March. It is to be hoped that it doer not end in talk, as there is nothing .more enjoyable than a country race meeting, where yon make fresh acquaintances and renew eld ones. v ■ . January 10. What o dreadful summer this seems to be turning out. Nothing but" losses. The sheep farmers ar...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
A (JURE FOR 8UMMER COMPLAINT. Bummer complaint is unusually prevalent among children this season. A well developed case in the writer's family was cured last week by the timely use of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy—one of the best patont medicines manufactured, and which is always kept on hand at the home of ye scribe. This is not intended as a free puff for the oompany, who donot advertise with i us, but to benefit little sufferers who may not be within easy accesB of a physician. No family should he without a battle of this medicine in the house, specially in summer time.—Lansing, Iowa, TLB.A, Journal. For sale by F and- C Piesss, Katatming and Wagin. Can tott Afford to bb without it.— Mr- E. Sharps, of; Albany, was suffering from a eyrere cough, left as a legacy after an attack of influenza. Me was induced to try Cura cough, and the first dose gave him instant relief. Proprietors, Campbell-Cochrane and Co., chemists, Albany and Ravensthorpe. Local agent, C. A. ...
WEST ARTHUR ROADS BOARD. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
WEST ARTHUR ROADS BOARD. The annual meeting of the West Arthur Roads Board was held at C. F. Bream's on Saturday, December 28. The election of three members for the year 1902 in place of Messrs William Fleay, Walter Fleay, and J. Harley, retiring members, resulted in their reflection, there being no opposition. The ordinary monthly meeting was held after the adjournment, when. there were pre sent—Messrs William Fleay, W. Fleay, H. Qibbs, Thomas Thompson, and Thomas Corn wall. Proposed by Tbos. Cornwall, seconded by H. Qibbs, and- carried,—"That Wm. Fleay be appointed chairman." The minutes of the previous ordinaty meet ing^ were read and confirmed. The following letter was read from the Under-Searetary for Public Works :—Re opening a new line of communication starting from a point about 25 chains northwards of survey mark S26 on the right bank of the Blackwood River, and thence to Moodiarrup Bridge. (See advertisement.} Proposed by H. Qibbs, seconded by Thos. Cornwall,—"That the sec...
MOURAMBINE ROADS BOARD. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
MOURAMBINE ROADS BOARD. The usual monthly meeting of the abort Board mi held at the Southern Croat Hotel, Pingelly, on Saturday, January 4. Present: Meters W. E. Bobinsen, G. M. Sewell, J. Stone, J. B. Taylor, H. J. Brown, H. T. Walton, and the Secretary. Proposed by Mr W S Robinson, seconded br Mr J B Taylor,—1 hat Mr G M Sewell be chairman for the ensuing year. Mr Sewell declined. Proposed by Mr G M Sewell, seconded by Mr J Stone,—That Mr W E Bobinson be re-, elected. Carried. ! Mr Bobinson thanked the members for the honor conferred upon him, and stated that he would do all in bis power to advance the work of the Board. A fair amount of correspondence was then read. Proposed by Mr 6 M Sewell, seconded by Mr H T Walton,—That Mr Bobinson hare permission to close the track running through his Nimberdilling paddock. Carried.' Proposed by Mr J Stone, seconded by Mr G M_ Sewell,—That the secretary mark the required road to Merwanga Pool on litho in coloured pencil and return to the Dep...
THE BEST LINIMENT FOR STRAINS. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
THE BEST LINIMENT FOB STRAINS. Mr F H Wells, the merchant afcBeerT&rk, Long Island, NX, U.S.A., sajs : "I always recommend Chamberlain's Pain Balm as the best liniment for strains* I nsed it last winter for a severe lameness in (he side, resulting from a strain, and was greatly pleased with the quick relief and enre it effected." For sale by F and C Piesse, Katinning and: Wagin.
Rates of Postages. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
Bates of Postages. Lxttbrs.—If delivered at any Post-Office for delivery within the postal delivery limit of euch office, for every |oz., or fraction (up to 51bs, Id. Beyond such limits, for every ioz. or or fraction of £oz., up to 3lbs, (dimen sions not to exceed the maximum allowed for packets), 2d Post Cabds.—If posted at any post-office for delivery within the postal delivery of such office, id.; bevond such limits Id Packets.—For every 2ozs or fraction or 2ozs, up to 4lbs Id Newspapers.—Printed and posted in the Colony for delivery beyond the boundaries of the Gity or Town at which tbey may be pub lished, and posted within one week from date of publication not exceeding iOozs, free. For ever) additional IOozs or fraction of IOozs (each) Id- For each newspaper posted 7 days after publication, not exceeding IOozs, Id.. For every additional IOozs or fraction of lOezs, Id. Newspapers must be posted one hour before the closing of the mail by which they are intended to go
THE FARMER AND UNIONISM. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
THE FARMER AND UNIONISM. TO THB EDITOR. Sir,—Onion ii strength, and a power of atrength in any land when the framework of auoh unionism is founded on the principles of liberty, justice, and righteousness. A union ism that may be organised for ulterior pur poses to the above can only be discarded and branded as dangerous. In these times of advanced and liberal thought among the English-speaking races, we cannot shut our eyes, nor close our ears, to the fact that the trend of civilisation is towards combination, or consolidating our energies and enterprise. In science, industry, or prodnction, in all branches of onr com mercial, agricultural, or political spheres of our people unity seems to be the watchword of our times; and when Australasia pro claimed herself in favour of Federation it was undoubtedly only another demonstration and proof of our desire to pull together, and to enjoy-the benefits which must follow so great and mighty a union. At the present time, to some of the onloo...
Money Orders. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
Money Orders. Island.—Not exceeding £5,- 6d.; above ] £5, and not exceeding £10, Is.; above £10, i and not exceeding £15, Is. 6d.; above £15, and not exceeding £20, 2s Interstate.—Above £1 and not exceeding £2, 9d,; above £2 and not exceeding £5, Is. 6d.; above £5 and not exceeding £7,2s. 3d.; above £7 and not exceeding £10, 3s.; above £10 and not exceeding £12, 3b. 9d ; above £12 and not exceeding £15, 4s. 6d.; above £15 and not exceeding £17, 5b. 3d.; above £17 and not exceeding £20, 6s
CORRESPONDENCE. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
CORRESPONDENCE. TO TUB BDITOB. Sir,—In your issue of the 21st December you published a paragraph under the heading of " Strange Proceedings." Your informant was obviously misinformed about the matter, and when you hear the plain, unvarnished facts of the case I feel sure that you will, in bare justice to the local constable, make the amende honourable by publishing them. In the first place the constable did not notify the magistrate that he was going to bring the case before him. The magistrate notified the constable to meet him. Ho one offered a £1 to either the clerk of the court or the con stable until after the receipt of the wire from the magistrate, stating that he would return to try the case in Court. The constable was acting under orders from a superior in the affair, and it is scarcely fair that the onus of blame should fall upon his shoulders. If the magistrate made a blunder he alone should bear the blame. Country magistrates have done strange things before to-day, but I...
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. ,The following business people have ad vertisements appearing in this issue:— Katanixing. F. & C. Pibssb, General Merchants J. Cass, Draper. C A Habbis, General Storekeeper P A Bbbck, Saddler Wh. Baker, Butcher M Lbbad, Coffee Palace A. W. Bichtbr, General Blacksmith and Coaclibuilder G. McLbod, Katanning Hotel Miss M. J. Bsowif, Boyal Exchange Hotel A. E. Bbwab & Co., Hairdressers, Sta tioners, etc O F Wakkk, Machinery Agent J GouiC, Fruiterer, efco
LAND SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Great Southern Herald — 11 January 1902
LAND SALES. A Gorernmsnt land sale was held at Ea tabuing on January 7, when the following lots were disposed of:—Broome Hill town lot 109, Bleda Mary Elisabeth Bettridge, JtA; Cranbrook town lot 37, S Peacock, £16. Eatanning town lots: 8, George William Hatswell, £10 5 89, T H Stanbury, £10; 90, ditto, £10; 304, John Hamilton Rollings, £10; 822, Henry Byrne, £1010s; 357, Win Hayword, £10; 40, Agnes Pearse, £12; 41, ditto, £12; 162, Peter Rogers, £12; 173, ditto, £12. Broome Hill suburban lots for cultivation : 382, William Alfred Newbev, £19; 384, ditto, £16; 400, Frances Mary Garrity, £13; 401,402, and 463, ditto, £14 each. Woodanilling suburban let 118, H C, W J, and J G Mounts, £10. A sale of land was held at Narrogin on Thursday, January 9, of which the following ; are the particulars«Caballing town lot 17, L10, W Yercoe Thomas; Cuballing subur ban lot 106, L8, ditto; 107, L8, ditto j 108,. L9. Narrogin town lot 7, L10 10», T G Palmer; 8, L20 10s, G de Courcy Lefroy; 9, L26, di...