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Labor's Policy. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

y Labor's Policy. k There was a good attendance 1 at the meeting at the Oddfellows' e hall on Monday night to hear Mr. C. Edmoiidson, Labor candi d date for Indi, and Mr. R. A. , Clarey, Labor Senate candidate, Mrs. N. Stillman President, of 3 the Alexandra Branch A.L.P. t presided. Mr.. K. Hoban, Secre tary, local branch A.L.P. addres sed the electors also.. " Mr Clarey prefaced his remarks by explaining why the enlargement of tlib Senate' at this: election-was r mandatcry under the Coinmon-t wealth. Constitution. In, additioh to the three retiring Senators who were all ' Labor representa tives-four new Senators were to be elected. As proportional repre sentation would now operate; La bor could not hope to win more than four out of the seven seats contested. At least three non Labor -Senators would- be elected in each State:;'with the result that in future 'party representation- in the Senate would never again be as one-sided as it frequently had been, in the past---and was at the ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

.From Decemher 2 and each day until SSAL, -For Christmas Shoppers. At Alexandra Clothing Factory Men's D B Worsted Suits, £8 15s. Men's 3 Piece Suits, Special Price, £5 Men's Worsted Sports Coats, £4 19s 6d. Also Available at 86s 6d Men's Sports Trousers (all shades) 42s 6d. Youth's Long Trousers Suits,-College Grey, £5 15s Boy's Knicker Suits, 63s. Boy's Knickers, 13s 9d. Remember the Sale Starts To-day. Avail yourself of this opportunity while the Bargains Last* 2/2 Pioneers, remember "The Kill er?" Vote Clive Nason 1. Alexandra Graziers' Association Meeting at Shire Hall, Friday, Dec. 2, 2.80 p.m. A. J, GIRDWOOD, lion. Sec. Victorian Dairymen's Associa tion .Meeting at Shire Hall, Friday, Dec. 2, at 2 p.m. To d;acdss Increase in Cartage of Cream by Alexandra Dairy Co Ltd. L. BURCHALL, President. The racket buster-Clive Nason. Horses for courses! Clive Nason and the Country Party for Indi. Tadi Service -0 McKENZIE'S Motors have purchased the Taxi Seitvice form erly conducted by Cl...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

A General Motors Product h.p. X CALECHE When you order your English 12 h.p. Vauxhal?l Wyvern Caleche you're ordering a 5-6 seater of outstanding / ? performance. 12 h.p. overhead valve engine. Independent front wheel springing. Lockheed 3.? 5f? , 9i hydraulic brakes. Campng? seat. x -. A steady, sturdy "BIG': little car- * wi and as English as Englani. Order now. normal driving The G.M.A.C. Hire purchase Service will Interest you. COURTNEY'S MOTORS ALEXANDRA Heading for the Best In Service!' While T h e e's Plenty of Time for ifl The serviee Woldrk on these machines was sched uled several smonths ago. Now they're coming inito our service shop' during off-season months . . . Yes, there's plenty of time for repair jobs before they go back into the field again. You see, tiheir owners are taking advantage of our Shop Service pro graimme. These farmers know that scheduled "IH' Service can protect valu able equipment-can forestall any break downs in the field. How about applying that syst...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA STANDARD PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

ALEXANDRA STANDARD PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. The Alexandra School will hold their Speech Night and Prize Giving Night on Tuesday night, December 13, 8 p.m. A picnic will be held at the Park the same day. The infant school 'Will break up on Dec 14, at the School, A grand concert will be held to-night at St. Andrew's hall, Alexandra, and at ,Yarck to-mor row night. Proceeds are in aid of Methodist Church Circuit funds. Miss Joan Frietag, of Alexan dra, has successfully passed her .examination for"hairdressing. : * For fishing for trout recently without a licence, two persons were fined £2, with. £1 4s costs each at Alexandra Police Court. Church of England--.The an nual School Anniversary will be held in Alexandra on Sunday next, December 11, at 2.30 p.m. ,.(he children f-.om the various centres will attend the combined service, afterwards in the Parish hall will be the distribution of books, followed by tea.- A meet ing of-the CEMS will be held on Monday; Dec. 5th, at 8 p.m. to-or gams...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

IN .EM ORIAMIi LISTER.-ln loving memory of our dear eon. Leonard, who passed away on 30th Nov. 19.10. Hlie was a son with a heart of gold, Deater to us than wealth untold; What would we give to clasp his hand, His smiling face to see, To hear his loving voice, Which meant so much to us. Sweet memories Len darling. You are never forgotten by your loving mum and dad and sisters Lorna, Corinne and Lenis. LISTER.-In loving memory of our dear brother,.Leonard, died 30th Nov. 1910. Memories sweet of onelst dear. . . Treasured deep each plsslrig. year ; , You live with us in memory. still, Not just to-day, but always will. We mliss you Len, ill many ways, Witn you we spent sorte happy days. Sadly missed by his loving sister Alison, brother.in-law Rupert and little Leslie. LISTER.-Leonard William, died result of accident, 30th Nov. 1910. We often sit atrf think of you, The things you used to say and do; And wonder why you had to die, Without a chancu to say good.bye. Insetted by his loving ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SHIRE REGULATIONS OVERRULED. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

SHIRE REGULATIONS OVER RULED. A test case of vital interest to all vehicle owners was brought on by Senior-constable McKenna in the Mansfield police court on Wednesday week, when he charged a motorist with a contravention of section 24 of the Country Roads Board Road Traf fic Act, in parking his vehicle on the right-hand side of the traffic lane along the northern side of High street, Mansfield. The vehjcle was parked in conformity with the traffic regula tions under the Mansfield Shire Coun cil's by-law. In introducing the case, Senior-con stable McKenna said it had beets brought on not to penalise the defend ant but to test the validity of the shire council's by-law, and he based his claim that the by-law was invalid on the Act, which stated that no' bylaw must contravene the general law. Mr. Ryan appeared for the defend ant and said that his instructions were to plead guilty, as the defendant did not wish to be involved in the expense of fighting a case if the decision was brough...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WOOL SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

WOOL SALES. Younghusband Limited conducted their fifth sale of the 1949-50 season last week, when a catalogue of 6,000 bales was submitted, comprising wools from all the wool-growing areas of this State, as well as a number of Riverina clips. Top price obtained was 109%d. for four bales of sup. com.: branded:JIL PANGER, from Natimuk. Local prices were: B / LANGWELL/ALEXANDRA. Flc., 90%d., 90d., 89d.; pcs., 73d. RJ / IV / CARINYA.-Flc., 92%d., 91%d., 90d.; pcs., 68%d. SAS / PARKVIEW.--Flc., 91d.; pcs., 50d. AJS / NEVADA. - FIc., 69d., 68d., 65%'d.; pcs., 39%d. SS/AXR.-Flc., 67hd., 551 d. WT/YARCK.-Flc., 91d., 551d. WW / LIL--Flc., 93d., 91d., 90d.; pcs., 71%d. Victorian Producers' Co-operative Co. Ltd. report:-- .. The fifth Melbourne series was con tinued. on November 22, when we offered 4,213 bales. The selection was a good average one and contained many attractive lines drawn from the later shearing districts of Victoria. Local prices: HRH/AXR A(lexandra).-Flc., 94d,. N/BLYTHELAND...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA DISTRICT HOSPITAL. MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 2 December 1949

ALEXANDRA: DISTRICT HOSPITAL. MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE MEETING. The November meeting of the com mittee of managements was held on the 15th, with Messrs. FitzRoy (presi dent), Herriot, Cooke, Napier and Courtney and Mrs. Cookson were in attendance. An apology was tendered on behalf of Mr. R. E. Payne. The president extended a hearty welcome to Mr. T. Cooke, a new mem ber, who suitably responded. Correspondence. Country Women's Association, Tag gerty, enclosing a donation of £20 to the funds of the hospital.-Received, with thanks, and a letter of apprecia ,tion to be sent. Denyers Pty. Ltd., enclosing a cir cular advertising operating tables. Received. - Hospltafs and Charities Commission, ,approving purchase of a motor lawn mower, and intimating that a subsidy of £20 towards the cost would be giv en.-Received. State Treasury, enclosing a cheque for £1 for use of mortuary.-Received. Commonwealth Health Department, thanking committee for co-operation in connection with recent survey of bre...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
INDI ELECTORATE CO-OPERATION OF L.C.P. AND COUNTRY PARTY. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

NI)NI ELECTORATE CO.OPERATION OF L.-C.P. AND COUNTRY PARTY. With a view to consolidating the anti-Socialist vote and also of both Liberal-Country -Party and the Coun try Party contesting the Indi seat in a spirit of friendly rivaliy, a joint conference of delegates from both parties met at Benalla and discussed various aspects of the campaign.. The outcome of that conference, is that a joint committee of both parties has now been set up. Firstly, to do every thing possible t ourge all those elec ;tors opposed to Socialism to exchange preferences, as it is realised that a second preference vote for Labor is a vote for Socialism. Further, it was agreed that the united front of the anti-Socialistic forces during the cam paign .would tend to create in the mind of the ejectors.that need for a strict exchange of second-preference votes so vitally essential if Indi is to be won by an anti-Socialist candidate. This committee has the approval of both the anti-Socialist candidates, also by Mr...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
STATE OF VICTORIA ELECTORAL DIVISION OF INDI [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

STATE OF VICTORIA ELECTORAL DIVISION OF INDI The following persons have been duly nominated as Candidates for the Election of one Member of the House of Representatives, for the above Di vision to serve in the Parliament of the Commonwcalth: 1. Name in full: William Dowling Bostoci:. 2. Addiress: "Gwill,' Molyullah. 3. Occupation: Grazier. 1. Name in full: Charles Edward . Ednfondson. 2. Address: Aerial Street, Woe donga. Occupation: Radio retailer. 1. Name in full: Clive Henry - Taaffe Nason. 2. Address: South Wangaratta. 3. Occupation: Grazier. A oill will accordingly be taken for the Division on Saturday, the 10th day of December, 1949, in accordance with the law ot 'tle Commonwealth lor- the regulation of Parliamentary Elections. The Poll will open at Eight o'clock in the morning and will not close until all Electors present in the Polling Booth at Eight o'clock in the evening, and desiring to vote, have voted. The Foliing Places appointed for the D','i:;:un which are prescribed...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CRICKET ALEXANDRA DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION. Alexandra No. 2 v. Alexandra Footballers [?] Alexandra No. 2—1st innings 189 Alexandra—1st Innings [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

CRICKET ALEXANDRA DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION, Alexandra No. 2 v. Alexandra Footballers2. Alexandra No. 2-1st inhings 189; Alexandra-1st Innings M. McCarty, b McDonald 0 D. Waters, b McDonald 0 R. Smith, b McDonald 9 H. Clifton, b J. Butler 8 A. Jane, cStevbhason, b Butler 12 K. Parker, b Butler ... 0 H. Scheffer, b Butler 0 L. Chambers, b Butler 3 N. Relchman, not out " 3 W. Butler, run out ... 1 D. Pask, st. K. Robinson, b Loughbron ... 0 Sundries ... ... 7 Total ... ... 43 Bowling--McDonald 3-17, Butler .8; Loughren 1-11. Second Innings Alexandra No. 2. v. Alexandra Footballers. Alexandra 2 made 189 in the first innings. Footbal lers made 43. Second innings totalled 60 for Footballers. No. 2 won outright by an innings and 86 runs.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NO KEY REQUIRED. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

NO ?EY REt9UirED. A gentleman hoaving utaytully severed r ,lock of hair from the head of a young lady to whom ho was attached although he made no formal declara lion, received next day from her a let ter urgently requesting the restoration of the stolen lock. To this he replied as follows: " lly one only recolnpenso can I be led Wit l this beautiful ringlet to part: If I have to restore you the lock of your head, You must give me the key of your heart." The lady immediately replied: " Who forces locks cannot require a koys Mamma is out to-day from .12 to 3 It takes a woman of tact to he a good wife. There are many good men who, under different manage* ment, would deteriorate rapidly. There hre others who are looked upon as almost cruel husbands, yet who would under riser management be the very reverse A good wife should study her husband just as a good niother studies her child if she would have a happy, contented home life. It may be bitterly hard in some cases to keep your trials ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHERE WOMEN FREELY TELL THEIR AGES. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

WI'ERE W(YMVN Fi1HELY TELL THEIR AGES. In Jnapan no woman is ashamed of Cer nag, but she tells it out in the 1rr:munuli'r it. of her hair, so that all ithe a ;?-i ii;iy know it. Between th\e ages of nine and ff een, gir i wear their hair interlaced tlth red cele in a semicircle round lhe hicl, kLe forethiad being left free, ,ith a -it:lri at each Bide. From fif ,ien till thirty, t.he'.hair is-worn high ,n the ,trc:i ul, are. g a, at the ;irk in "I buttertly or f:an-shape ,f ii decorated at t -bt arck t itih it r cord. ;nld peritpsp V%))" teth.rrt. .is . AftIr the ii, of liirtl w rni e! . iar 1their tresses coiled round a tor ,in.-.-hell pau Differi:ii i ty cs of hairdresein;t cr. ffecihd by isidlcn+. wives, and wit iws, and a gh:ntiie will tell ale:her a widow intends to remain faithfnl t< he memory of her late iuishilt., o: shether she would like ti, marry again.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
JEWELS. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

,JEWELS. Opas9, beautiful though they are, Sver really become popular, because many people though they deny the charga, have n feeling that they will arssul edly bring had leek. Turquoises rno having quite a long run of favour. 'hey are constantly being worn by many well-known women in society. Rubies and etnetalds are very popular, bul perhaps pearls come first, even bo fore diamonds, the reason being, doubt. less, thnt the latter are more easily imnitated. High prices are frequently given for pearls, and about two years ago Lith famouss necklace which belong ed ho U?sniam, Irlfnl rs ,,·n f,-+ 14,i for at C15.000. but t'-,, n ... cnlleo on of forty-seven pearls ultimately was .ought for £22,U000.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

W. Do BOST@OCK9 CoB DOSDO OOB.Eo is the Endorsed Liberal and Country Party Candidate Menzies, Fadden and McEwan have stated publicly that BOSTOCK is a good man, "Their policy is his policy," therefore VOTE OSTOC j The Man with the required Qualifications and is of Outstanding Ability and Experience. The Man who did a Big Job with Conspicuous Success ' "Forget Party and Vote the Man." VOTE 0 OCK 1; - : -- 3 Edmondson Q; h ;2 Nason fý`t Vote BOSTOCK "The Farmer From Benalla." Authorised by HII. C. Coggins, Campaign Director, 64 Nunn Street, Benalla ..? Special Sheep Sale ?my BENALLA ' W\EDNESDAY. lIllh DECE2?II\IIR, at 2 p.mn. 8000 .... FINE SH11.1:1' 8000 comprn i;ing: 4000 FIRST CROSS and COltltIll)ALE EWES, August shorn, in straight one mar klines. Northern bred, fat condition; an excellent selection. d000 CORRIEDALE and FINE CItOSS WVN TH'IIERIS AND LAMBS, August September shorn, well grown, fat condition, to be offered in one mark lines. Full particulars later issues. VICTORIAN P...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

MITCHELL'S TAXI SERVICE CAR FOR IIIRT--DAY Of NIGHIT Day Trips Arranigcd Car Available for Wedding 'artiks Dance Parties Catered For OfO'Car Meets Melbourne Bus Daily 'Phone Alexandra 35 " THE S" "Whirlwind"* CYCLE obtainable on EASY TERMS from: I L. BATTERSBY- Local Agent F.i. Best brands Ales, i'nes, Spirits. A LEY A1LRA OTE-L, N J. cNIR, ropietr. Phone i N· J. I~Xc~frb'~I~, Iifsprwietorr. Phonei4 S, P. SAB AGE, GENERAL CARlRIER Alexandra, Thornton and Elidon Weir Passengers, tParcels and Goods STAN CADGE, CARRIER. C.O.R. DEPOT. Webstor Stroot, Alexandra, 'hone U o 11? Sportsmen I ! SEE W. A. BO@NDS, For ALL Your Fishing, Tennis Cricket Requirements i. ,tor FuneralService M\'ITCHELL'S Phone 25 (2Doors from Unlon BaIk) V Choicest Fruit in Seaton Confectionery. Soft Dirdks Ice (aerm. Vegetables Cooke d Teams - a s e cialty R. C. RO I3'ITS, Ptrprieor. L . one 21. atchmaker & mewell e has appointed F. A. JAMES, GRAtNT STREET, ALEXANDR& AGENT 1OR TIIS DISTR~ICT ALL REPA...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MELBOURNE PIG MARKET. November 30 and December 1. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

MELBOURNE PIG MARKET. November 30 and December 1. Messrs. T. Shaw Logan and Co. re port: Stores.-Losing the keenness of for mer sales. Slips £3/3/6, stores 81/6 to £5/14/6, sows £13 to £14, boars £14. Porkers. - An irregular market. Light £5/5/6 to £6/5/6, medium £6 6/6 to £7/6/6, heavy £7/7/6 to £8/7/6, extra £8/8/6 to £10/5/6. Backfatters.-Heavy pigs dearer. We sold drafts E. Peachey £24/14/-, R. Haslim £18/19/-, two Geo. Barnett to £18/19/-, and 38 others £18 to £12 10/-. Baconers.-A firm demand at fully late-values. We sold three G. Ro berts, (heavy) at £16/11/-, three 11. Louden at £16/9/- and two at £15/11/-, eight F. A. Mitchell at 1.I/15/6, ". Jepson £14/9/-, five H. J. Soull at £13/4/-, three 'M. Sheen at £1I/1/6, six Ken Duredu at £13/12/6, seven J. Regan at,£12/18/6, seven H. Bur toni at £12/14/6, seven C. J. Dyke at £12/9/6, and lots more. Calves.-Better market. Ours sold. to £6/19/- for G. Taylor. £24/14/- E. Peadhey, £14 for boars, £16/11/- G. Roberts, £16/9/- H. Lou d...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?]No. 57. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

L' *.: ) Edo. !1 ACIIUSS 1. 1'i');)nst 7. I rt:it 12. ?:.,Idy 13. (unt~to 16. Ibi nitiirg I0. Slitn 21 AN.I r 3I. rI up2 1 Ri' 'ii it *17. n r "17. I I' ; 51. (II' I;:,ir 53. Of I~iala 57. IriI~ 5I. Trint 59. Sal::. c 1. h 2. ['. I-Itz: I0 '." 1)1 1."'·- ·:·· ; I·ti r: I: .i :. !(.·1. i· II . 1' .ý " >·I.. ·) . ý .:.c~ ;.. A- LI; 4t) (JU)Si\ UIID) i· "):5" ~s' Mansfield Show Successes. Don Payne had a grand day at the I Mansfield show. With Chester he an- v nexed first and champion for a pony I hack, first in children's 14.2 a.u. pony, C and first in children's 14.0 a.u. pony. Sketter took first honors in the 12.2 a.a pony hack division and was sec- y end in the children's 13.0 a.u. pony 1 section. Don was the best boy rider under 10 years. In the small pony hack c]isses Skceter has an unbeaten r record this season, and Donald has t lost only once in riding contests in r the twelve months, including compe- t tition at the Sydney and Melbourne Royal Shows, at both of which he was ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION AND THE SENATE ELECTION. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

SI'OP'OITIONAL IEPi'RIISENTA TION AND TilHE SENATE ELECTION. T ilcre ought to be some independ Sollts ill arliament, especially ill tile 1 Senate, writes Dr. John Dale, city ilhealth olfficer ,who is alln independent t candidate for the Senate. The Sen dte should be a house of review, in which measures coming froml the Lower House are considered on their t merits by men who are not already bound to vote one way or the other. If enough electors think that way, then in to-nlorrow's election they canll 2elect one or more independents, be - cause the senators are to be elected under proportional representation. 'IThe new systenm works this way: There are sevne senators to be elected, iand over a mlitlon voters. But sup pose there were only a hnudrcl clec tors, vuilchi makes it easier to tollow. 'lThe hundred electors have to elect seven out of Si candiates and, we must suppose to begin with, that they will cast valid votes, illlllg ill all nullm bers ironm 1 to 21 Inf order of preler on...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
8/13 VICTORIAN MOUNTED RIFLES. C.O.'s Inspection. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 9 December 1949

.... 8/13 VICTORIAN MOUNTED RIFLES. C.O.'s Inspection. The highlight of the squadron pa. radc on November 26th was the visit by the commanding officer of the bri gade, Lieut.-Col. T'. Fogarty, who was accompanied by the adjutant, Captain Maxwell, the staff-captain of 2nd Ar moured Brigade, Captain Craig, and the R.S.M., W.O.1 Martin. On his arrival on the parade ground, the squadron was handed over to Lt-. Col. 'ogarty by the sergeant-major of the squadron, WV.O.2 Barnewall. Then followed the C.O.'s inspection of the troops during which Col. Fogarty ex pressed himself as being delighted with tile bearing of the troops and the smart turn-out of every soldier. After the inspection the C.O. deliv ered a short address to the squadron, in which he outlined the history of the regiment and the honours which it had won in three wars, saying that now the present day troopers had un dertaken to carry on the traditions of the V.M.R. the duty betel every man to honour those who had gone before ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
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