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Essayist. SEIZED BY THE CRAMP. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

pssayisU SE(5ret)! Ey THE CRAMr. The folldwtir incideut is related by an old fisbermanl'y^. WhtonXir&ahout fifieefi years of am (he sayB) I wiu'iyory foud of sport, and was uwa^fraenttktamoug my coinpaniona and the ringlaa^r'ol every daugcroud or hazard- : fitasenteipnse*:.- | Wandffling^along the baukn of tfcp Clyde one day v-Wttt several of »uj youug uom panions, Snjwmmouccd to talk about exploits I in swimmh^ and diyiog. Each one boasted, | as boys alwajv do, of how far be could swim ; j auotberflf how deep he could divu uud so on ; thoreloift,' alter wo had all had a heariug, it I was unanimously resolved that wo should go | into the|iver-aud prove I, though yoaug, 1 -ad ncjulred grea'. pri ficieaqr. in .this art of avrimming aud diving, bo mat a wuetyiea by my coiupautoos tuo * water dogi,' My nbilitv iu thei»o renpgcta was never questioned, uud* whenever diflputca occurred among my associates I was called upon as^i^ge to decido tlie point. I had no'diffioulty in koupiu...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Federal Correspondence. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Federal CorreapoaGonce. The Deputy Postmaster-General advises Mr. Austin Chapman, M.H.R., as follows: ' I have the honor to inform von that a petition, signed by Messrs. S. W. McAlister, J. J. Edmonds, J. W. Worthington, and others, of Burbong,, near Queanheyaijr, requesting that a re ceiving office be established at the Burbong Railway Platform, has been presented to this Department by Mr. A. M. Millard, M.L.A. The matter will rcecive due con sideration, and a further letter wi'I be addressed to you v.hen a uccision has been arrived at.'

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Buchre Tournament. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Bachre Tournament. To-morrow (Wednesday) even ing, the progressive euchre tourna ment for ladies and gentlemen will eventuate in the Crawford -street Oddfellows' Hall. The charge for admission is one shilling, and in cludes entry to the tournament.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Rifle Shooting. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Slflo Shooting*. Ox Saturday, the Queaubevan Rifle Clitb shot off the first match of a series of six for prizes of 10/' and 2/6 with an aggregate prize of j 15/- and 5/- for tlie best three scores out of the six. Scores : 200 300 Han. Tot. J. Feag-.u) ... 26 24 scr. 50 E. Erenshaw 23 21 4 48 A. Fallick ... 24 23 scr. 47 R, Moore ... 23 19 5 47 H. Beatty 20 25 scr. 45 J.;UejiUy. ... 25 19 2 45 . P. Naylor ... 21 23 scr. 44 A. Gibbs ... 14. 24 6 44 E. W. Lesmond 20 15 .8 43 R. Thompson 24 14 4 42 H. Land ... IS 18 4 40 E. Gibbs ... 10 13 4 38 R. Fallick ... 22 8 5 35 A protest sent in against the top scorer for not complying with the rules will be decided next Saturday by the National Rifle Association, Sydney. The club is sending a team of ten to Cosma 011 29th March.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Tuggeranong Sports. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Tafffferanonz Sports. In another column will be found the programme of the sports to be held at Tuggeranoug on Easter Mondav in aid of the local Catholic Church. The programme is a very liberal one, and is bound to attract a large gathering.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A Sydney Boarding House. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

A Sydney Bonding Konss.' In our advt. columns, the Misses Keefe- (late ot this district) an nounce that they have taken over the Bathuist House Boarding Establish ment, 268 Elizabeth-street, Sydney, which the}- will conduct on first class lines.. The Misses ? Keete in tend to -cater specially for the com forts of country visitors, and Qneanr beyauites, when visiting the metropolis, will find it much, more comfortable to lodge qt such an establishment than at the ordinary. Sydney hotel.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Police Court. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Police Court. At the above court on Wednes day last, before the P.M., Henry Turner, described as a drover, was charged that he did, 011 January 5, leave a fire unextinguished on Mr. G. J. Webb's property. Mr. Wood ward appeared I or defendant, and 1 pleaded g-uilty. 'The P.M. inflicted a fine of _£i, with 7s 4d costs of (court, and £2 witness's expenses; in'tlefault, one month in Goulburtl jail. Tie Sne was paid. Several small debts cases wore also disposed of. .

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

PUBLIC NOTICE. WE beg to announce to our numerous customers and the public in general, tliat after ist March, we will make the following changes in our mode of trading. We have decided to use the whole of our frout store for Draper}', Millinery, &c., and will by the date mentioned, lay-in a magnificent stock of up-to-date goods. Our Manchester, Dress and Hosiery departments will be under the management of Mrs. Woodger. Our Clothing, Mercury and Boot Departments will be : under the management of our Mr. Dean, and for our Millinery and Fancy Departments, we have been successful in obtaining the services of Miss Grant, late of Queanbeyan, who will select her own stock from the leading warehouses of Sydney. Great care will be exercised in the selection, and our lady friends can rest assured that their millinery orders will be ?executed in a style second to none out of Sydney. Miss Grant being well and popularly known as a milliner second to none up country. We have also secured ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Visitors to the Races. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Visitors to the Races. Visitors to the forthcoming I races are asked to note that at Kel- 1 vinside Boarding Establishment j (next to The Leader Office), cou- i ducted by Mrs Mundav, every com fort is provided ; and good stabling accommodation is also provided for horses. Mrs. S. Brooks, of Craw ford-street, announces that' she supplies dinner daily from 1 2.50, and on race days from 12 o'clock.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

TUGGRANONG SPOKTS ? AND PICNIC EASTER MONDAY, APRIL, 24, 1905. Programme. I. . TUGGRANONG BICYCLE HANDI CAP, 1 mile. First Prize, £i ; sec ond, Trophy, value 10s. To start at i. 2,. CHILDREN'S' RACES (begin on Grounds' at ir oV^6clc), including. Race for Boys-undcr:i4, prize 5s ; girls under 14, .prize 2s£d; and other in teresting events. 3. BABY'SHOWf:2.3o; Prize, 10s. 4. BICYCLE HANDICAP,^ mile. First Prize, ,10s ; second,. '5s. To start at 2.45. 5. -IRISH JIG for Adults, Prize, los. Irish Jig for Juveniles, under 21 ; prize, 5s. To start at 3 o'clock. 6. STEPPING THE DISTANCE. Prize, los. .. Start^at 3.15. ;- 7. COB-OF^CORN GUESSING - COM PETITION, prize I os ; and THROW ING* AT WICKET* prize 10s. Open all day. 8. FOOT RACE.' Opeil to all comers. 100 yards. Prize, 10s. To start at: . 3^o 9: RUNNING .HIGH' JUMP, Open to all 'comers'.- Prize, jos; ' Start at 3:4b. , 10. TUG-OF-WAR— Town v. Country — r* 12 men aside. Prizfe, 2os. Entrance* ^ free. ? To start at 4 o^clock. ir' OLX) U...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Fire and Flood Effects. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

IPJr» and JPlood Effects. On Thursday lasVa representa tive of TB5l,KADERpassed-th rough ; [?] way by tlie flood waters. Between Hall and Gininderra, at one Sp9t-, three telegraph poles are gone (the result of the fires), and the wire drags along the ground. The country traversed by the fire is now carpeted with green.

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
District News. GOULBURN. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

District News* : GOULBURN. [From our Exchanges.] On Wednesday, at a debate held under the auspices of the P.L.L., it was resolved that Socialism would prove beneficial to' Australia. There was only one dissentient. * * * Following e.re the lowest tenders for various roadworks under the .supervision of 1 -the Goul burn Works Engineer : — Tarago to Bungonia, J. B. Larkhara, £70 (14 tenders); Kippilaw to Gurruu dah, Mark Duy, ^47 18s gd (12 tenders) ; Towrang to Junction Creek, C. Batten and .H. Luke, £15 13s 6d (12 tendere) ; Taralga to Bullio, James Hayes, ^34 (n tenders. ♦ * * Mr. Thomas Ryan, an old resi dent of this city, passed away at his residence in Argyle-street on Wed nesday afternoon at thelage of 64 years. He had been ailing for some time, and his decease was not unex pected. He leaves a wife and grown Up family, (?..??Mr. Ryan was of a retiring disposition, but was much respected. .. There was a Very good attendance at the euchre party and social held on Wednesday in the ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CRICKET. QUEANREYAN v. [?]UREA. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

CRICKET. V. StTXBA. The above teams played oil tlie Queanbeyan oval oh Saturday, wheti Queanbeyan won on the first in nings by A runs. The scores being : Queanbeyan, 86 ; Burra, 83. A. Collett 20, and Nobbs 24, were the ruti'makers for Queanbeyan ; while J. J. Moore 35, Lambkins 14, and G. Murty 13, made most of Burra's total. Moore went in first, and played a stone-walling game, lasting out almost the whole innings. His wicket was the tenth to fall ; and he was caught by Sullivan in making what would otherwise have proved the winning hit for his side. There was a good deal of excitement as Burra's innings neared the close, due to the narrow margin which divided the two sides. Bowling for Burra, Lambkins se cured 5 wickets, McDona'd 4, and T. Moore 1. For Queanbeyan Mc Carron 5 wickets, Nobbs 2, Carr Boyd 2, and Kingsell 1, were the tnmdlers. In Queanbeyan^s second innings, there was a fearful collapse, six wickets going down in rapid suces sion for 22 runs. KingseU and Green stoppe...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
SHORT STORY. Burning the Masonic Brat. (Continued from last week). [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

SHOUT STOKV' Earning (he Masonic Bra!. (Coitisued from latt week). ?Dotft blame tbo lassie, cadger!' trot© Id Samuel, laughing—' If there's anybody to blame, it is mo. ?o see, Rabp when 1 cam up (be young man poshed by mo, a ad when the lassie lookioft hi-5 himself in tbe com feist. He wad doubtless just d'it for devilment, and ye cau eee lor y ersel' tbat tbe lassie's as pot abeot as y trsei'.* 'No, f&ither,' eaid Mary, burgling into fears, 'ne'er bee I deceived you ; and I'm no gann to begin noo. The lad you «w jump out of the kiat was Davie Atrbiscn, wha oame to eee me-a-a*boot something, and when be heard your lit bo hadna time to win awa\ and saehe loupet isto lbs corn Met/ and her breast roce and fell with ber eore weeping. ' Tooh t Tooh I Tooh ! my dear V eaid her latber soothingly, eatohing her in bis arms, and burying her head on bis breast, ? Ye aro no to greet, pet! If ay Mary will bae admirers, that's &' the tuair oredit to ber. Ye ken, my doo, tbat I lik...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

Refre^KtsT aiimxBa biNj^^^piiy^froni Aqri 12 Q- . gTRONG GIRLgjgfflpSo' wash -end SALE ! SALE ! . SALE 1 ® 1 CHEAPStDE'S 1 wmmomwmm \ STILL ON. STIIiIi ON. EVERYDAY! EVERYDAY! EVERYDAY! We Refund to Cash Purchasers of Drapery, Boots, Clothing, Millinery, ? ? 'Fancy Goods___ ^ 5s £ Prices Knocked on the Head in All Departments ! Thousands of Remnants at Half Price 1 Bargains lor €asb Bargains for East) IN AT.T. DEPARTMENTS IN AI.L DEPARTMENTL EYEEY DAY ! EVERY DAY ! Groceries, Ironmongery, Furniture, etc., at Sale Prices N.B. — Our Watch Competition for Boys and Girls closes THURSDAY, 26th INST. . F. C. HII1I1 & SON, Qneanbeyan. BATHUBST HOUSE Boarding Establishment, 868 Elisabeth 8tr*et. Bjiasy ? ?? Near the Redfern Railway Station. Misses 3XL, J.*M. Keeffe (Latb op Qteakbevan District) Have taken over the above Establishment which they will conduct on first-class lines. Every comfort for country visitors. Letters promptly attended to. MODERATE CHARGES. CATTLB_ SALE. Thos. M...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BRAIDWOOD. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 28 February 1905

BRAIDWOOOD. [from Our Exchange) A very old resident of Major's Creek, Mrs. J. Archer, passed away recently. The immediate cause of death is attributed to senile decay. She had been bedridden for the past three or four years, and had attained the age of 74 years. * « a: The dwelling of Mr. Patrick. Quilty.atjerricknora, was recently burnt to the ground during the night, or rather at 2 or 3 in the morning. Mr. Quilty was awakened by the fire and bad hardly time to escape with bis life in his nightdress, which was partially burnt-, while he himself was scorched a good deal in getting through the flames. He hud no one to help him to extin guish the fire, and indeed 110 help would have been of any avail with the hold it;had got of the building, which was of wood and one of the oldest in. the neighborhood, so he went over to his son's residence three miles away. Mr. Quilty was the only occupant of the house, which, was perhaps fortunate, as had^there been a family of chiidreu as inmates s...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
GOULBURN. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 March 1905

GOTJLBURN. [From our Exchanges.] On Friday evening, a public meeting was held for the pur pose of organising a testimonial to the Rev. Father O'Sullivan. The Mayor presided, and it was decided to open lists, over ^40 being promised in the room. A very pretty wedding was celebrated at St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church on Thurs day afternoon, when Miss Janet (Jessie) Ingleton, daughter of Mr R. Ingleton, Montague street, was married to Mr. Sid ney II. Grant, of Kenmore. The Rev. A. M. Gauld offici ated, and the ceremony was performed in the presence of a very large number of relatives, guests, and friends. Six typhoid cases are at pre sent being treated at the Goul burn Hospital. * # * Constable' Carter, lockup keeper at Goulburn,' has been ill for about a . week, and his duties have been carried out by Constable Harrowsmith. .. ?- ?-;* -? '?* '.:*?? At tiie Police Court on Mon day, i Jatnes ^Ste^art, alias *? junniy .iteiR^' was tharged with stealing ^;ihe^weUing liou^^ii^kr^^^Mtih^ni...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
MOUNT LAVINIA. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 March 1905

MOUNT LAVINIA. Since lunch we bad cat in the hall of tbe Bristol, well amused. Tbe proprietors of the little shops belonging to the Arcade that runs by rite side of the hotel had each paid us about three several visits exhibiting their precious stones— a Btaplo commodity of ixjyion — ana Lee usual collection 01 wares manufactured in tho East when not at Bir mingham— fans, irory work, articles in sllrer gilt, etc. Many tiroes in the- clear enunciation so noticeable in the Cingalese bad they besought us in tho most touching of terms to visit their shops. ? You will let me show yon some very lovely and beaatiful things F My shop is No. — . You will not forget me.' Many tunes had wo sileaatd the importunate by smooth promise : ' No, we aboil not for got you. We shiill oome and see your things to-morrow. Yes, we shall remember. No — .' Now we felt the need of a little variety, and resolved on a drive to Mount Lavinia. So a little later I was having my first ex perience of h drive in the ...

Publication Title: Queanbeyan Leader, The
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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"THE LEADER." [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 March 1905

' TEE X.ZA3EB.' Uriarra readers are pleased to note that The Leader is still progressing.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — The Queanbeyan Leader — 3 March 1905

WEATHER. On Sunday last a sharp thunderstorm passed over here, giving over 80 points of rain. On Monday we had more thun der and a little rain, but noth of any consequence.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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