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Mining News. LAUT, WEBB & PARTY'S NEW FIND. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Hining News. IAUT, WEBB & PARTY'S NEW FIND. The claim .is still looking well, and gives good promise of future improve ment. The party in No 1 shaft is down 25 feet, with a strong reef 8 to9 inches thick, carrying a nice quantity of gold throughout, in some places prospeccting very rich. The country on both sides is porphyry, and at present good picking ground, Assays from this reef are returning from 6oz to 7oz per ton. About 90 feet S.E. from this line of reef No. 2 shaft has been put down 7 feet on a ret5i ^iviug guuu. piuapeuts wiui «v«r y appearance of improving at a further depth. The party has decided to carry these shaft down 60 feet and drive through at that level. The large reef between has not been further disturbed owing to the cutting on the surface letting the ?wateT down. Two shifts of two men each are engaged at each shaft, Reef boars E.N.E. by W.S.W., underlying to the south east.
Church Notices. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Church Notices. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Services are held in ' diflerent chuivches rathe Canowindra Circuit as follows : — Canowindra, 2nd and 4th Suudays at 11 a.m 3rd Sunday, at 7 p.m.; 5th Sunday at 11 a.m. Mt. McDonald — 1st Sunday at 11 a.m., and 7 p.m. Woodstock — 2nd Sunday at 7 p.m., ; 4th. Sunday at 4 p.m. 'Walli — 2nd Sunday at 3.30 p.m. Goolagong — 3rd Sunday at 11 a, m. Iiockwood. — 5th Sunday at 3.30 p.m. Holt Communion — Canowiudra. — Every 4th Sunday at 12.15 p.m., and on Saints' days and Festivals as circumstances permit, and by specia notice. Other places by special notice. Baptisms and Weddings.— Notice should be given at least one week before date wherever possible. Rev. Ernest Lethbridge.
Our Member. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Our Member. The following letter from Mr. Thos. Waddell, M.L.A. to the secretary of the Railway League will be read with interest : — ' Dear Sir.— Yours of the 7th to hand. I could not get Mr. O'Sullivan to start for Canowindra' until the second week in September next. He said he couid not possibly come sooner. I wrote you to this effect about ten days ago : my letter must hnve prone astray if you did not get it. Tlie Minister seems disin clined to introduce the proposal for a railway to Parliament, till late in the Ses sion, if at all ; so I fear we will have to wait till we get him to Canowindra. We can then go into the mntter of estimates, fc c. Yours, etc., X. Waddell. ^ j
The Fates and Prince Conrad. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Fates and Prince Conrad. By Gilbert Dayle. ' That will be alright, my dear Lech- ? mere,' came in the Prince's voice. * 1 1 promise that you. shall reeeive the nomin ation.' Haldmein looked again at the Baron. Without^ a moment's hesitation Von Keichstein stepped forward and bent over the secretary's ear. j * You. have stumbled on a secret,' he ? whispered confidentially, ' it was not in tended to be made public yet.' ' A look of wonder crossed Haldmein' s j face. ' .aiy resignation, continued the Baron, * advancing years, my dear Haldmein! Nobody but the Prince, Lechmere, and j myself know anything about it. We i 'Can rely upon you to keep the matter private.' The door opened wide, and a tall mili tary-looking man came quickly into thei room. He caught sight of the Baron, j and bowed deeply to him. An observer i anight have said that it was a trifle too ' deep, that there was a touch of the iron ical in it. The Baron returned the salute. ' A line morning my dear Leclimere,' lie sai...
Reasons Why Canowindra Should Have a Railway. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Reasons Why Canowindra Should .Have a Railway. In referring to railway matters in last week's issue of the ' Star,' we gave it to be understood that in the present issue statistical returns of the district's pro ductions should be forthcoming, not only as a guide to our Railway League and readers, but also as a guide to the Minister and Board of Works officials. Rather than fail in our promise, and : disappoint those mostly interested in these matters, we publish returns which I are unfortunately incomplete. Owing to the heavy floods and inclement weather I lately experienced, it has prevented us completing the returns for the whole area of country which would be chiefly bene fitted by railway communication. It has also unavoidably confined us to the statis tics of the wheat yield only, and the num ber af acres held under freehold, rented, and Crown lands, the area under cultiva tion and the area under wheat for grain together with the total yield of wheat for each county and distri...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
THE. COMMERCIAL BANKING CO OF SYDNEY, LTD, Capital Paid Up £1,000,000 Reserve Fund . . . . 1,010,000 SJeserve Liability . , 1,000,000 ToxAt . . . . £3,010,000 Directors : \ Sir Edward Knox, Chairman, G, J, Cohen., Esq,, Deputy Chairman* Hon H. E. Kater, M.L.C., Hon. H. Moses , M.L.C., Hon Richard Jones, M.LX3. General Manager : T. A. DIBBS. Assistant Manager and Chief In spector : T. B. GADEN. HEAD OFFICE, SYDNEY— , GEORGE-STRBET. Branches throughout the colonies of Hew South Wales and Queensland. Ail Banking Business Transacted. A, E SMITH, 'Manager, Canowindra Branch. ? Mr. W. F. o R M I S T O N, j Dentist, I COWEA. j 1 : 1 ~ DR.FOLEY^ MAT be CONSULTED at Mrn. Denim's Hotel on EVERY WEDNESDAY, from 52 toS pan. Barclay & sons* I EUCALYPTI EXTRACT. 1st Ftlto Sydney I8B5. WOO, 1B07, MM ud iesa. Canowindra Railway l&ague. MONTHLY MEETING, School o$ Arts, JULY 21st, 2.30 pan. . . ? JNO. FINN, Secretary. The Farmers and Settlers' Association* ; CANOWINDRA BRANCH. MONTHLY...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Birth. COUSINS.— On 4th inst., the wife of W. H. Corrsms, Jun., Nyrang Creek, of a daughter. Marriage. ATKINSON— 'SMITH. July 4th at All Saints' Cathedral, Bathurst, bv the Rev. H. A. Dempster, William Henry Atkinson, of Canowindra, to Emily Gertrude, secondylaughter of IN W, Smith, of Bathurst.
Local Topics. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Local Topics. Canowindra Brass Band. — We are pleased to draw our readers attention to excellent results already attained in the efforts made to organize a Brass Band at Canowindra, As will be seen the amount already in the hands of the Hon. Treasurer, Mr A E Smith, is £17 1 9s up to the 11th inst. Tke Treasurer informs us that further support has been promised, and trusts during the coming week to have sufficient funds in hand to justify sending for the instruments re quired. The following are the names aftd amount of subscribers, — John Grant £2 2s, Hamilton Osborne £1 Is, J C Marka £1 Is, G. Newton lOs 6d, and collected lis 6s— £1 2s ; Wm Feudal! 10s 6d, collected by Mrs Pen.dall 15s 6d — £1 6s ; Thos Finn, Jrio Boyd, A E Smith, W Trelford, Jas Walsh, A Rice, R Rice, jun., J Grimshaw jun., Thos J Crawford, AF Lawronce, Thos Grant, JasGoodacre,.Vin Minter, Matt Dwyer, Jas Clyburn, Juo Galvin, Rev E Leth bridge, S H Howey, H L Bullen, — 10s 6d each ; W H Winny, Peter Swindle, C Wil...
Petitions. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Petitions, At the monthly meeting of the Pro gress Association held on Tuesday night it was moved ar.d carried unanimously, that the Secretary be requested to draw up a petition— .-to be presented to the Minister for Works through the proper eha.n n el s— regarding the disgraceful ; state of our main street, and request that ' repairs be doue immediately, That this ; danger not Gnly effects the people of Canowindra, but the whole district generally need hardly bo pointed out, as i fill those having' business to transact in ! the town are annnoyed with this bog Hole, which is a grave danger to health. 'I'jio roniniittep of ovr Progress Association have done all in their power to have the street repaired, numerous letters having been written to the Roads Department with the usual unsatisfactory reply, namely, that the; matter rests in the hands of the parties immediately in terested, Messrs Rice and McDonald. The usual course having failed to get the necessary amount out of the Govern...
WARDEN'S COURT. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
WARDEN'S COURT. Thomas James Hamilton made appli cation for suspension of labor conditions for six months on Gold Mining Lease No. 1010 parish of Collett, county Ash burn ham. The applicant stated on oath that he had been in ill-health for some time and was unable to work. The lease was transferred to him from William Garnett by the Department last November. Three men had to be employed on the lease. Jiian advised tne person m charge of the Blue Jacket the adjoinin £ng lease, of'his intention to apply, but no application of objectiou had been lodged. He had never been reported by the Department. At the end of six months lie would have sufficient means ; to work the claim. ' Suspension granted for time asked, j
Eugowra. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Eugowra. (From Our Own Correspondents Yesterday Eugowra was visited by the heaviest fall of snow yet experienced. It commenced tosnowat 8 a.m. and continued until- 3 p.m., over 6 inches fell during the day. We have had some splendid rains lately, causing all early crops to fall. Mr. J. E. Lovett had a very narrow escape last Tuesday on his way to Cano- : windra. The shackle of the thorough brfl.o.fl brokfl. cn.usino' t.hfi ruIa rvf fh« i trap to fall upon the wheel causing a grating noise, which frightened the four horses attached to the vehicle and they immediately bolted. Had not the two polers fallen a serious accident would have resulted. j Lamb marking was finished at Nana mi Station last week. They averaged 90 per cent, but are now foot-rotten through the continuous wet weather. All roads are in a terrible state. Friday, 6th July, 1900.
Progress Association. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Progress Association. The usual monthly meeting of the above association took place in the School of Arts on Tuesday evening last, 10th July, there being present Messrs. Boyd (in the chair), A. E. Smith, T, Breen J. Nevrland. J. H. Marshall, R. Ayrton, H. L. Bnllen, T. Finn, and M. J. Finn (Secretary). After the minutes had been read and confirmed and the correspondence adopted It was proposed hy Mr, Smith, seconded by Mr. Newland and carried — ' That the Cargo and Goolagong Progress Committeas be informed that this Committee would co-operate with them to have the Goolagong and Orange roads repaired; also the secretary to write to Dr. Ross asktng him to assist them to have the necessary, work done.' It was proposed by Mr. Finn, seconded by Mr. Ayrton, and carried — ' That the Works Department be written to requests ing that the Forbes road be metalled and formed on that portion between the church and Nyrang Creek b ridge ; also that the Woodstock road be metalled and formed, from th...
On the Character of Flour from Mixed Wheat. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Ou tho Character of Flour from mixed Wheat. In this country, says a writer in u Baker's Record,' flour is usually made from mixed wheat, and it lias been sug gested, with some degree of plausibility, that this fact may cause it to be more difficult to work ; that, in fact, the flour from each particular kind of wheat in the mixture retains its distinctive charac ter, and that the nature being different, the yeast produces maturity in some quicker that in others, and that when the hardest have reached the mature state, the softest may be over-mature, or, indeed, sour. It is this idea which uiicuirij.es rue contention w xavui ui bakers using flour made only from one sort of wheat, I have said that this con tention is plausible, but if the matter is ; probed a little deeper, it will be seen that not much beyond plausibility can be urged in its favor. In dousrh, the sub stance of the flour principally attacked by the yeast is the sugar of the flour, and as this suarar is in every case a...
Correspondence. We do not hold ourselves responsible fo. views expressed by our correspondents (To the Editor.) THE FAMINE FUND. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Correspondence. We do not /told ourselves responsible fo. views expressed by our correspondents f To the Editor .J THE FAMINE FUND. Sir, — I notice that a co-worker of this locality has, in your last issue, suggested that the schools of the district contribute to the Indian Famine Fund. It would have been better, however, not to have specified any school in particular, or form of subscription, but allowed each to follow what it considered the best course in the matter. There is no doubt that the sanction of the Depart ment would be necessary in any case. The idea is a good one on the whole, and worthy of attention. I am., etc', COUNTRY TEACHFR.
Correspondence. We do not hold ourselves responsible fo. views expressed by our correspondents (To the Editor.) LOCKWOOD MAIL SERVICE. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Correspondence, We do not hold ourselves responsible fo. views expressed by our correspondents (To the Editor,) LOGJSWOOD MAIL SERVICE. Sir, — In your report of the meeting held re the above fi slight error occurred irj your printing f- bi-weekly ' instead of ' tri- weekly and as such may be apt to lead the Oranbury people to think are only wanting a mail twice a week. Will you kindly permit ijj}e tq say that we are asking for a tri-weekljr mail to run from CanovriuthTi to Toq: gong on Mondays, Wednesdaj's, and Fridays, after arrival of Sydney mail, and to return from Toogong on the fol lowing days. Owing to the insufficient mailservice I could not have this corrected in last issun, as, though you publish on Fridays, yet it is the following Thursday before your papep comes to hand, so it is high time we had some alteration. Yours, etc., H. M. BROWN, Hon. Sec.
Letters from "Our Boys" at the Front. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Letters from ' Our Boys ' at the Front. The ' Sydney Bulletin ' says — ' it is satisfactory to learn that certain of the Australian ' boys at the front' are not fancy ghouls and murderers, after all — but just plain ordinary liars. A N.S.W. Army Med. Corps man, writing from Bloemfontein, said : — We read with dis gust numerous letters written by men here to their friends in New South Wales and other provinces and handed to news papers for publication. A great number of these are fabrications. In fact, Ananias and Bill Adams are back num bers. One corps has collected a lot of clipping, and I hear they are to be read on parade* One individual states that he placed a piece of biscuit in the mouth of a dead Boer. Thank God, I have no seen such sacrilege, although it has been my lot to move among the dead and wounded more than a great many, Our officers and men treat both Briton and Boer wounded alike. At Driefontein I was direoted to wounded Boers by British soldiers, who showed the gre...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
A. Fullarton,- - - Tailor and Clothier, Summer-street, t ORANGE, (Railway End.) Sae Suits from 42/-. Trq users from . . 15/-, New Goods now arriving for Autumn and Winter Wear, RUMSEY'S HONEST SEEDS. Special Inducement. A PACKET of mixed flower seeds containing over 100 varieties, sent post free with cata logue on receipt of Is in stamps. HERBERT J. KUNSEY, Seed Merchant, Barber's Creek, N.S.W £mjk the cowea Jg^CYCLE IIBNBp DEPOT, gS prepared to Execute Bicycle 'Repairs of Every Description ON THE PREMISES. A LARGE STOCK OF MACHINES Both. New and Second Hand, of all makes and grades always in Stock, and to be had for Cash or Terms. STRONG, RELIABLE SECOND:' HAND MACHINES, Both Lady's and Gent's, from £5 Upwards. Guarantee given Avith each Machine. INSPECTION INVITED. BRAZING OF EVER Y DESCRIP TION UNDERTAKEN. Bicycle accessories, including Acety lene Lamps, Cyclometers, and Tyres Complete Kept in Stock. Bicycles Hired out by the hour or Bay. Lady and Gent's Tandem Bicycles for Hire ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 13 July 1900
Notice. TO Increase the Receipts of your Busi * ness, Advertise in the Canowindra Staic, which is gaining a large and in creasing circulation. Cargo Agency, MR. A, J. Quick, Stationer, at Cargo, has been appointed our Agent for the sale of the 'Canowindra Star'. Copies may be had from him. RICHARD ^AYRTON, [ESTABLISHED 1885.1 CANOWINDRA. GENERAL BLACKSMITH i and WHEELWRIGHT, BUGGY AND COACH BUILDER. REPAIRING AGRICULTURAL IM PLEMENTS A SPECIALITY. Charges for Horseshoeing as follows : Saddle Shoes 4s. Cock Shoes, 5s. Cock ajs-d Bars, 5s 6d. Slippers, 2s 6d per Set. AGENT for GEORGE FISH & SON'S CELE BRATED PLOUGHS. ALL ; ORDERS : FAITHFULLY EXECUTED. AUTUMN - - - and - - WINTER. Just arrived per s.s. DAMASCUS 18 Cases -: General Drapery consisting of Blankets Flannels, Flannelletes, Wool Goods, Clothing, etc., etc., etc., EVERYTHING NEW ?!?d MARKED AT LOWEST fQSSIBI^E PRICES. R, P, BULKg^EY, Importer and General Storekeeper, £ a r g o, THE C UNO Villi STAR 1 t CANOWINDRA, Ne...
Sydney Wool and Produce Report. [Newspaper Article] — The Canowindra Star — 20 July 1900
Sydne? Wftol and Producs Report. The Sydney Wool Association report ; as under, ; Wool. No fresh developments can be reported ? in the local market, which still remains inactive. Some small amount of wool has 'changed hands by private contract, but no transactions of any magnitude have been made. Owing to the 'unsatis- factory state of depression that Exists it has been decided to suspend public auctions during the present month. Produce. Sheepskins. -—.Demand was 'again steady and all lmes were cleared at a satisfactory range of prices. Quotations Merino — Fullwooled — light coliditioft 5^ to G J, medium and heavy 3£ to 4| ; half wooled — light condition 5|- to 6J , medium and heavy 3J to 5£ $ sliortwooled — light condition 4 i to 5^ medium ated heavy 21 to 4] ; pelts to 3A, broken pieces 2 to' 3. Tallow.— The market throughout was active, and a rise of 15s per ton was es tablished for all classes. Quotations — Medium mutton to £22 12s 6d, prime beef £21 17s 6d to £22 5s, prime mix...