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An Important Witness. A Case of Direct Evidence. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 11 March 1892
An Important Witne?sc. -----e*---- A Case of Direct E:ideunco. --9+--- It erLvAes conn, fi . i "Walter Palmer, for little more I'd put a i bullet through your head." eB " Oh, no, Tom; not quite ea bad as that. Y, You are heated." I' " Heated I Who would'not be heated under . sooh eprovocaticntl" " What provocation have I given you?" h "iWhat provocation have you given me? Is my eister nothine to me? Am I to rest P supine while she oauers from a wrong which t! she is powerless to redress or to avenge ?" h " Has your sister asked you to demand any justification of me on her account?" 0 ,"Good heavens I Must a man wait for 1 his sister to beg of him to help her before he lifts a flager in her behalf ?" e " Tom I Tom I You don't know what you " are saying. You are beside yourself." tl "Beside myself! 01 why don't I shoot you k and have done with it?" , "Simply, Tom, because you are not half so bloody-minded as you think yourself." b "Walter Palmer, I ask you once more: Will you marry my...
Anglesey Election Mr. Hunt at Broadford. Large and Rowdy Meeting. Majority Vote Against Him. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 11 March 1892
Anglesey bnsa'ioa b Mr. Hunt at Broadford. Large and Powdy Iecting. Majority Vote Against Him. a ON Saturday evening last a large con- v courss of electors assembled at the Me- t chanics' Hall to bear an expression of t views from Mr. T. Hunt the present member for the constituency of Anglesey. I Mr. William Holwell who took the t chair on the motion of Mr. P. Kenny, said it was unnecessary for him to intro- c duce Mr. Hunt who was so well and a favorably known to them. He hoped I the audience would give their member a good .hearing and he would be very glad to answer any questions at the close. Mr. Hunt, who was received with con- t siderable cheering said he appeared be- c fore them with some degree of reluctance and yet with satisfaction. With reluc. tance because he was called upon to I speak before the Government Policy was i declared-which was useless; and with I pleasure because ever since he had been a member for Anglesey he had been a treated by his constituents' with the u...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 11 March 1892
Business Notices. John Clar JEGS to announce to the Residents of Broadford and the Surrounding District, that He has opened: a Buthering Businoess IN HIGII STREET, gRAnd trusts by keeping only First Llass Meat to merit a share of your pat sonage. fA TRIAL SOLICITED. General. . -p THE " B O.ADFORD COURIER" is R a First-class Weekly Newspaper Published on FRIDAP MORNINGS. RATES OF SUBSCRIPTION. Sligle Quarer, 3s 3d posted, 3s 6d Per Annum (if paid in advance) fas; posted, 13s. I PALMER, Boot Maker. Ladies DI V andGents' boots of all description made to order. Material and workmanship giaranteed. NOTICE. Th the Inhabitants of Broadford and sur rounding district W. I. SILE, Of Seymour, TAILOR, Late cutter to the Wholesale Clothing Com pany, Bourke Street, Melbourne), Orders executed 24 hours' after notice. T. H. MOYLib, Farmers' & Selectors' Agency. 'WOODS' COURT, 162 SPENCER STREET, MELBOURNE. AN INTERESTING LETTER TTR LLCWLLYN;I, who Is duly Qallfied tad JJ Regt*na, Is aware t...
Supplement to the "Broadford Courier." The National Association. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MEMBERS HELD AT The MASONIC HALL, MELBOURNE, FEBRUARY 24, 1892. Reprinted from "The Argus" of Thursday, February 25, 1892. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 11 March 1892
Supplement to the "Broadford Courier," Zbe "Flational Itssociatioln., .? ?_.* -- -.: ANNUAL GENERAL MEEIING OF MEMBERS HELD .AT The MASONIC HALI, MELBOURNE, FEBRUARY 24, 1892. Rerinted from "The Arglus" of Th/rsda', Februaryn 25, 1892. The mtlnher ollr ti' .11tion:l .lste ietilon u|:|te their annual meetiln, Whichl was hehd el..t tight in the i"renasol s-hllnl, rtlilt tr tenll represtn:aties of the ( lointr) put" allld the neItly f'-hrlti \'oung Victorian l'atrottic Lbeaue joining forces with themn for that piuitse. Kee'n interest was taken illn ithe proceedinh.s, and cou.iher ably before S a.elock the hall was crolel. both as regalrds tihe litter space anl the gai+ leries. The sice-chairman of the asisociatio n. Mr. i. S. Inglis, presidel in thte an?cuce through illness of the presllent. Mr..lnames Mladrlougall. le was suplported Iy a illmlll ler of getkitfuten, amlllg thetl bteing t?1r, J. II. P'attrrstt. M.L.A... Mr. it. Murray Smith, MIr. .lanes Campbell. IMr. E. Langtin, Mr. It...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 11 March 1892
Marriage FOSTER-HARCOURTS--On the 4th Nov- ember, 1891, at St. Mary's Church, &nbsp; North Melbourne, by the Rev Dean Potter, George, eldest son of James Foster, Sey- mour, to Lottie, widow of the late George Harcourts, of Auckland, New Zealand.
A Singlar Dream. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
A Singular IDream. The following strange occurrence is etrictly true in every detail-only names are con cealed, and it is vouched for by responsible parties : A short time ago my brother, my friend 8--, and I were strolling out a short way from town when the subjecte of death was brought up, andwe conjectured as to whether it were possible for the spirit of one dead to return to earth and make himself known. After discussing it awhile we three agreed that the spirit of the first of us who died should return and discover itself to the re maining two. We were all young and in vigorous health, sad soon the agreement passed out of our minds. A few months after the above my friend S-- left town to visit his mother in a neighboring village. The third night after his departure I dreamed that I was sitting with the family at the tea-table when a soft rap was heard at the door. I responded to it, and when opening the door, saw my friend 8-ostanning in the hall. His face was bruised upon the ...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Srn,-Allow me to ask "Unv.arnished Truth," does he know tho meaning of the word " Christianity "; I presume as he is a devout worshipper at our local Presbyterian Church that he professes to be one. For his information I will define the word 'Chris tianity'; it is to conform to the life and spirit of Christ, To all who know or have rsad the "Life of Christ " it is manifest that " Unvarnished Truth" by supporting a measure that will oporess the poor and en rich the rich, is not conforming to the "Life of Christ." I would recommend him to read Luke iv., i8. Again, the evident spirit in which he attacked the mover of Mr Hunt's confidence motion is altogether foreign to the spirit of our Lord and Master. I would advise the elders of his church to take him in hand and inculcate some of the truths he is anxious to see instilled into our children's minds, into his own heart Yours &c. CHARITY.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Ste,-In reply to " Unvarnished Truth" I fail to see his reason for putting such aletter through the press as appeared in your last issue. He refers to me as a gentleman, but from the substance of his letter he be lieves me to be anything but a gentleman. I appreciate a man who has the ability to express himself through the Press, but when one attacks my character. I would prefer it to be done without varnish. I would like to have another letter from unvarnished truth, or would like to know his address, that I might know why he and the supposed 75 percentat Mr Hunt's meeting, should maIk such a personal attack on me. Is it because of my political views, or from sorrow that I should be allowed to take the Presbyterian pulpit? Or that I am straying from the Christian path by supporting tlr Hunt? If the latter I would ask ' Unvarnished Truth," as a Christian man, which 1 believe he must be, if he has taken the right course accord ing to the Book of books, in dealing with me. However, as...
They All Have It. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
They All Have It. Speak ! 0 lovely Ann Eliza, with a terrible oryza., And a wheezing respiration full of sighs and husky moans; With a constant laehrymation and a nasal intonation, From catarrhal inflammation o'er the tur. binated bones I Why, thou young and happy maiden, is thy conversation laden With a copious addition of abortive b'e and d's ? And from whence did you derive a red and swollen conjonctiva, And a frequent inclination to inconti. nently eneeze? I. this malady outrageous which you suffer with contagious, Epidemio or endemicr Tell from whence the thing arose; Where its place of incubation, what its future destination I Spake the lovely Ann Eliza, smiling sweetly, " o one nose." IN the time of Herodotus, the art of den. tietry appears to have been practised in Egypt, was also the treatment of diseases of the eye and the ear. In the ancient tombs of these people artificial teeth of ivory and wood were found by Belzoni andothers,some of which were fastened on gold plates....
MRS. BERG V. THOS. McNAARA. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
MRS. BERG V. THGS. McNAMARA. SIR--With your usual courtesy I trust you will allow me space to contradict a ru. mor that is about re the dispute bedteen myself.theLessee,and.\rs. burg,the owner, of the Commercial Hotel, Broadford. Mrs, Berg has given me a lease for seven years. She has accepted me as a tenant whli it I can show by documents in my possession ; and I am prepared at any moment tofulfil my part of the agreemoent. That does not suit Mrs. Berg's views, who wants to get the les?e al. rered to suit her purpose. Althon:h I arn willing to make some concession I will notr, nor could I injustice to myself, consent toC her wishes. Thie first monthal rent shet has accepted which I paid in advance. Too past three vtontlh' she hias declined ts ttake, which I tendered to her on the 2nd of eaths month as per agreesent. tler solicitor ie.v fulfilled ay pert-f tihe terms,,5rt th?t it would he illegal in ume to try to force the rent down Mrs. lBerg's throat. It was to us par. pnose. He w...
Mighty Little Difference. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Miighty Little Difference. The goat eats tomato-cans and each, To the amusement of man ; But what can tickle man's palate So much as an oyster can? THE two medical gentlemen in Vienna who profess to have discovered the bacillus of in flnenza worked in their researches indepen. dently of each other. Inasmuch as neither has yet carried the organism through the test of developing the disease, the announce. ment of the aiscovery is hasty. If it is the "right fellow," it cannot be agreeable to the citizens of Vienna to know that one of their supplies of water, renowned for its parity, contains the influenza bacillus. It was detected in a cubic centimetre of water drawn from a tap which had been allowed to run half an hour. This bacillus has a dark. colored, curved head or tip, and that seems to constitute its main difference from the bacillus in pulmonary disease. Dr. Jollees, one of the discoverers, is a pupil of Dr. Robert Koch, of Berlin, who is eminent in this line of research, and f...
Cricket. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Cricket. Broadford v. Seymour East-The return match between the above clubs was played on the Show Grounds. Seymour, on Satur day. Broadford, who took possession of the wickets first ran up 66 rasn, hefore the fall of the last wicket. Irezisetotted together 2t in his usual free style, and the only other batsman to reach double figures was Whyte who made to by hard hitting. The East in their venture had reached their opponents' total with 4 wickets down, when a collapse occurred, four otherwickets fallfnswith the score unaltered. Clancy the last man joined Leswis who was batting freely at a critical stage of thegame. and the required run was made. the total reaching 74 before the ninth wicket fell, the East batting a man short. Lewis carried out his bat for 13 and Bryne and Newham both used good judgment in compiling their respective totals of 22 and t6, the former especially playing very pa. tiently. North Broadsfrd v. Glenarona- These teams met on the ground of the latter on Saturd...
Local and GeneralNews. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Local and Geueraljewe, SHIRE CouL'CL--The next onary meet ing of the Broadfoad Shire Cecil takes place on Monday at 2 p.m. THE BUTrrE FACTORY--Ve lh that the tenders received for the erean ofthe Broadford Iltter Factory have h rejected and that fresh ones are to be invd. BROADFORD LIBnauV-At a ent meet ing of the Mechanics' lHallcomttee, ap plications were received from t811 persons for the position of Librarian. hese were E. MI. Dixon was elected. .. THE ' EXPEESS '-The S our ' Tele graph' learns the proprieto p of its con temporary hasi passed into phands of Mr Tristan, the Editor, and pred for its future as a result, 'an independer`burse.' Itis commonly rumored that . additional papers are to be shortly tloatein Seymour. If so, it speaks highly for tfgrowing im portance of the neighboring in. SeL.s CIRCus-This famou ompany pas sed through Broadford last unday morn ing by rail to Seymour ea rt for Sydney. An exhibition was held ~e following evening at the former place d about 2ooo...
A Vindtion. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
A Vincltion., NoTwrrTssTANInesa recent declara tion to the contrariho statement is still persistently dilated that poli tical correspondences been sent to this office by thepporters of Mr. Hunt which has beesfused insertion. Men walk the streetiso are prepared to make an affldavit'that effect. But we say again, it is at that no letter has been refused inson in connection with th:e el-etion,. at the present date ; , ! ,l; ~le , xcelntion of a ltor l.:::uli us o r. P. Kenny, see lhsew iwe hope&(d :; a conoititn; though wo may say nTaper receives cont6) utions from etts soarep..un conditionally, nor do wefr.l F.Kenny would be.the first to ad~twe did not refuse his column-long loiteind in fact has already done a? in oupresence; but that we simply insisteda its con. densation, which, under ti circum stances, was perfectly reaso6le. Mere denial, unfortunately, goes eery little way towards stopping untruful slan. ders ; and while we confeIwo know no effectual antidote for lyi, tong...
Beter Than Drugs. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Beter Than Drugs. The victinof the habit of "taking some. thing", for eery little derangement or ail. mont often becomes a confirmed invalid. This parar?co is written with the hoae mat tbuseeby |jpt in bondage to this habit may be prev?? d from forming it. Exer. riese, open air lesp, diet, rest, food, not in excess or doficmey-let the ailing medicate themselves itO these, and there will be no drugs in thoirbodies to poison them. A good sister appoached one of our ministers and asked inflmation as tota certain remedy that costs 2"e Id. Said he: "Nowdon't try that drug, but pond the money in oranges, and eat one or:wo for thefirst dish at becak. fat ; they willproduco the effect you desire, and they wo,'tpoieon you." She followed the advice ao was gratified with the results. i Ozone-actie oxygen- is believed to be a product of plait life, especially, according to Dr. Andere hbe prcduct of opening blos. some. As ozon is believed to be the agent which destroysthe germs of disease, or pe...
Cooking Recipes. SUGAR GINGERBREAD. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
Cooking .Recipes, SUGAR G(GOEP.IREAD. One and one-half pounds of flour, one pound of sugar, three-fourths pound butter, five eggs, ginger, and a little saleratus; spread on thin sheets and roll thin. JUMBLES. Six cups of flour, three of sugar, one-half of butter, four eggs, teaspoon saleratus die. solved in a cup of milk; drop on tins with a spoon, sprinkle with sugar and bake quickly. NEOWPORT TEA CASE. One cup of sugar, one half cup of melted butter, one and a half of milk, two spoons of cream of tartar, one of soda and flour to make a stiff batter; mix the soda and cream of tartar with the flour; bake 20 minutes. POTATO CAKES. Rob two tablespoonfuls of butter into two pounds of mashedpotatoes; add two pohnds ' of flour, a little salt, and milk enough to make a stiff batter; add half a cupful of yeast; set the mixture to rise, and when light bake in cakes the size of muffins. Serve hot and buttered. nrT CRE.?U sAUCe. Dissolve a tEaspoonful of cornstarch in a little cold milk, and ...
About the House. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
A?ount thOe IHouse, I To our great advantage, Amy and I have been trying Hope IIarvey's plan of writing a list of all extra duties to be performed when we find leisure, placing the memorandum in full sight. That they are thus indicated to the vision and not floating in the mind, is a ,help to begin with. In the next place, the worker may quickly analyse the requisitions, assigning each to a certain hour, thus gain. ing much time in applying it appropriately. Then, as each task is done, the ready pencil scores it off, causing the heart to grow lighter and the head clearer, at seeing the formid. iable workdiminishing, while really the hands ;and feet move more swiftly because of this blessed list l It serves another admirable purpcee. There comes sometimes a day, week or month when there is a comparative loll, and this brief vacation is gladly hailed to attend to a multitude of miscellaneous tasks which have been waiting. Now the housewife can go through her domains mak ing a careful ...
Remey for Low Spirits. [Newspaper Article] — The Broadford Courier — 18 March 1892
?crue y for Low Spirits. Take an oace ?f the seeds of resolution, mixed well wh the oil of good conscience, infuse into its large spoonful of the salrs of patience; ditil very carefully a composing plant called'other people's woes," which you will finda every part of the garden ol life. growing:nder the broad leaves of dig. guise; add small quantity and it will greatly EsBie' the salts of patience in theio operation; ether a handful of the blossom of hope, tho sweeten them properly with the balm of rudence; and if you can get any of the edse of true friendship, you will then have thb most valuable medicine that can be admidstered. But'you must be care ful to get sole of the seeds of truefiend. shar, as ther is a seed very much like it called "eelf.etereset," which will spoil the whole comosition. oake the ingredi. ents into;pih and take one night and morn. ing.