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STRIKES YOU AT ANY TIME [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
STRIKES YOU AT ANY TIME Never know when or where back ache paiti will strike you. The kid neys will go wrong and when they do the frst warning is generally through the back. Neglect means asay serious ills; it's only a short step from common backache to rhen matie pains and urinary disorders. Dean's Backache Kidney Pills cure every ill of the kidneys and bladder. Read. this testimony; it tells of a cure that lasted: Mrs. R. Meech, sen., George Street, Queanbeyan, says: "For some time I was in very bad health owing to the improper action of my kidneys. I had a severe pain in the small of my back and was very nearly crippled with the ailment. The agony I suf fered when attending to my house hold duties was almost unbearable and I shall never forget what I had to put up with. On the advice of a friend I bought Doan's Backache Kidney Pills and after taking them for a week or so was quite alright again. I have had no reason to alter my good opinion of Doea's kache Kidney Pills. They gave...
Nationalism and Wages. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Nationalism and Wages. 0 When the Fuller Government came into power in New South Wales in 1922, it was confidently asserted that there would be a general reduction of wages throughout the State. Says the class-consicious "unionist worker: what is the aim of the Na tional party if not to reduce wages and increase hours of labour. What are the real facts? The basic wage was fixed at £4/2/. per week in October, 1921, when Mr. Dooley's Labor Government was in. It still stands at '£/2/- in 1924-5 While the National Government is in -with this difference, that the basic wage to-day has' a purchasing power of £4/9/9 per week, compared .with £4/2/- in 1921. The Fuller Government has not reduced wages, but the purchasing power of the' pound has been in creased by 9d to a shilling. Alongside of these facts, stands another of noteworthy importance, unemployment has decreased--not by placing men on relief work and employing them in scrub-cutting and sand-shifting, and all the ingenious devices ...
Majura [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Majura NOTES BY "MAC." Things in general are quiet here, as is always the case when the weather gets out of gear. Ploughing for crops is held up and water for stock is fast giving out. Our road is dusty and the wood carts are cutting it up beyond what is considered fun to the travelling public. The many friends of Mr. A. McIn tosh of Queanbeyan, one of our old time residents. are sorry to hear of his continued illness and all hope that he will soon regain his health again. I regret to report the serious illness of Mrs. T. Butt of Goulburn, who is in the hospital there. Mrs. Butt is one of a local Harman family Things seem a bit out of order about Queanbeyan of late, whether more police protection would remedy mat ters is not for me to say, but some thing should be done to put down the rowdy talent; recently, I witnessed"a man rush at a passing car and slap a female passenger on the face with his hand. I may say that had th, re been a policeman handy, the offender would have been giv...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Iarrnis At C o. THE LAND AGENTS, QUEANBEYAN Wish to announce that they are able to supply HOME SEEKERS with the Best Building Sites in Queanheyan, on the Easiest Terms. They have Shops in Monaro Street, Allotments in Crawford Street and in all principal Estates, viz., Killard, Karabar, Langdene, Moriarty, Railway Heights, Canberra Freeholds, Hayes N". 2. etc. They also offer New Cottages for Sale, either for Cash or Terms, in the best localities, at £550,. £560, 1575, up td £800. The firm will be glad to meet youj and give you every information. HARRIS & CO. "The .Landct A.etMtm QUEAN EYAN. W. B. BROADBENT Stock, Station & General Commission Agent Queanbeyan 'Phone 20 AGENCIES : ESSEX AND HUDSON MOTOR CARS. Cooper's Sheep Dip, Cooper Engineering Co. Ltd. Prophylatic Lick, London and Lancashire Insurance Co. Ltd., Daugar, Gedye & Co. Ltd. (Machinery and Station Supplies) The Star Pictures SATURDAY, `26th APRIL. "THE GAIETY GIRL"-Fary Philbia From I. A. R. Wyli...
SANDER'S EUCALYPTI EXTRACT [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
ANDIW ? UCALYPTI EXTRACT The unequalled remedy for colds, inuouesa, bronchitis, long trouble, neuralgia, diarrhoea, rheumatism, SANDER'S EXTRACT, the surest protection from all infectious fever,. diphtheria, meningitis, SANDER'S EXTRACT, the great healer of wounds, brns, ulcers, sprains, skin diseases, SANDER'S EXTRACT proved at Supreme Court, Victoria, to contain antiseptic and healing substances not present in other euca lyptus preprations, hence its superi or and unique curative power. SAN DER'S EXTRACT, the only eucalyp tus product redned by special process is free free Irritating and heart depeelag lagredlents of the eca men encalpytus elis and sesalled "'extra" and Is sane and be edal for Internal as well as edternal us. sisNt as the GENUDIN AIND3b' EXTRACT, derive the beneft et purity, relltlty and efestlvem. There Is ne "Just as sed."
Dinner at Hotel Canberra MR. JOHN GALE THE GUEST OF HONOR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Dinner at Hotel Canberra MR. JOHN GALE THE GUEST OF HONOR. An unique function was that held at the Hotel Canbera last night when in. recognition of his 95th birth day, Mr. John Gale, of Queanbeyan, was the honored guest at a dinner. The chair was taken by Sir Gran ville Ryrie, a prominent identity of this district and an old friend of Mr. Gale's. Many representative citizens were present, and others sent letters of apology, which were worded in terms of warhn admiration for the worth and work of Mr. Gale during his long life, both as a journalist and citizen. After a most sumptuous repast, the Chairman proposed the loyal toast, following which Mr. Murray read the letters and telegrams of apology. Sir Granville Ryrie said that from the number of apologies and the wording of them, they realised how very popular was their dear old friend, Mr. Gale They were a great tribute to him. He had very nearly been. among the number to make apologies, as he had to lecture at the Royal Colonial In...
RIFLE SHOOTING [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
RIFLE SHOOTING - - ,w~ The competition among members of the Queanbeyan Rile Club for the Richardson trophy was continued on Wednesday afternoon. The range was 500 yards, 10 shots, and J. Charlton registered the possible, winning the first cash prize. Captain McGiven was one point less, fininshing with eight bullseyes, securing second prize. Tlte scores are: s00yds Hdp. 4'l. J. Charlton ... 50 me 50 J. McGiven .... 491 a 49 SV. Southwell .. 47 se 47 A. Fallick .... 46 ac 46 SG, Lewis ..r 41 4 44 'G. Gregory ... 40 $ 43 Mr. G. Carroll has donated ome guinea to the funds of the Quesabe yan Rile Club. Gundaroo riflemen are,coming to Queanbeysa on Sunday next for a friendly match with Queanbeyau. The following team will represent Gundaroo:-H. A. Lake, K. Lees. J. C. Mufett, J. Alchin, W. Cham bers, GA.A Lees, S. Dyce, R. Alchin, A. Kershaw, W. Kershaw, Geo. i8b lN, o. Krshawv, P. J. im (eat.).
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 1925. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Queanbeyan Parish. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 1925, CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Qe mbe-.am Par Quanbeyau, 8 a.M? H.C., 11 a.m., and 7.30 p.m. Kl . S. J. WEST Cambea Parish. R.M.C., 10 a.m. St. John the Baptist's. Canberra, 11 a.m. 3 p.m., Anace Memorial Servica at St. John the Baptist's; Acton, 8 a.m. H.C. Molonglo Settlement, 7.30 p.m. REV. F. O. WARD. ROMAN CATHOLIC. Queanbeyan, 8.30 and 10.30 a.m. Mass. Molonglo, 8 a.a.. Maas. Acton, 1,30 a.m. Mass. REV, P. M. II4YDON.. PRESBYTERIAN. Qreabeyra, 11 a.m. aad T.O' p.m, Guadaroes p.m. The Gap, 7.80 p.m, REV. A. J. CARTER. METHODIST. R.M.C., 10 a.m. Quemnbeeya, 11 a.1, amd 7.30 p.m, Wattle Park, 11 Lm. and 7 p.m. Camberra, 13.15 a.m. Sutton, I p.m. Westtga , .m. REV W. EVANS. SALVATION ARMS. Quaeabeaas. 2.!0 f.m. Queambepsa, 7.30. Trap & A. V. WARREN, ,Captalr, IL V- DMUM6 &A9@
Accident. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Accident. While engaged in wood cutting on his property, Stringy Bark, Cooma Road, yesterday morning, Mr. Robert Thomson was making a stroke, when his axe caught in a limb which caused him to lose his hold on the axe In falling the blade struck him on the back of his head inflicting a nasty gash, Mr. Thomson suffered a good deal from loss of blood and was taken to the Hospital where it was found necessary to insert four stiches.
Local Directory. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Local DIirectory. M.H.R. for Eden - Monaro. Hon. Austin Chapman. M's.L.A. for Goulburn.-Mes srs. J.Bailey, T. F. Rutledge and J. A. Perkins. Police Magistrate.-Mr. M. H. Cleeve, visits from- Bega. Queanbeyan 'Justices of the Peace.-G. F. DeSalis, John Ghle, P. Blackall, C. F. Wal ker, F. P. Woodward, S. J. Southwell, John McLaugh lin, J. Keeffe, E. J. Walsh, F. Smith, A. H. Nevell, C. T. Campbell, C. W. Southwell, W. O. Russell, A. H. Collett, G. A. McInnei, J. Murray, W. J. Darmody, T. Franklin, P. J. Sheedy, D. Christie, G. O'Hanlon, W. J. Knights, E. A. Angove, A. Lazarus, W. P. Bluett, J. G. Harris, C. A. Leslie, J. Deans. Summons and Small Debts Court on the third Tuesday after the third Monday in each month. Bungendore Justices of the Peace.-J. J. McJannett, H. Osborne, T. Flannagan, F. S. Falconer, G. E. Curtis, T. F. Rutledge, F. G. Leahy. Summons and Small Debts Court third Monday in each month. Gundaroo Justices of the Peace.-J. W. Affleck, J. B N. Osborne, J. Ireland. The...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
BAYER E R bqlr Tablets o f Aspirin packed Il boxes of 12'., bottles of 2: 4'4s and 100s Sold Locally by: A: M: FALLICK ' SONS. ,,- UNANUENAN. i W. jVenables, Bs.A. I.-a. , MUNAROI;']. S.'., QUEANBIEYAN. E>stablished 1903. Yass-Canberra-nuean beyan Motor Service Conmmencing from .Thuruday next, 5th June, and will continue as follows: From YASS: Mondays, Wednes days and Fridays, at 10.50 a.m. From QUEANBEYAN: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2.30 p.m., and will run through the Federal Territory. H. G. TESTER, Proprietor. 'Phone, Queanbeyan 166. Ei. BARBER, COACG ANDi CAR PAINTER, Signwriter and General Painter. REPAIRS TO VEHICLES. Crawford-st., Queanbeyan. 'Phone 143 (Private Address). Mit. J. S - VISO N, L.D.S. DENT :%L SI?T?- ,' oA, Monaro Street, Queanbeyan, (next Harrison's Hotel) - visits - BUTNGENDORE First Wednesday in the month The Colonial .Mutual Pire Insnraunce Goy. Limitad. The Leading Australian Office. Fire, Accident, Workmen's Com pensation. Live Stock, &c. Low Pre...
Incident at The Gap. WHAT HAPPENED ON A DARK NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Incideht at The Gap. WALT EAPPUNUD ON A DARK The story of how a man was at taeked on a dark night at The Gap, Canberra, knocked down, and'kicked sad hit while on the ground, was un folded at the Qaeanbeyan Police Court on Tuesday last, before Mr. Seobe P.M. The victim was a mid dle-aged man named Coeman, and he charged two youths, Archibald Melissock (19) and Alfred Ford (I18) with unlawfully assaulting him. Mr. Deane appeared for the complainant and Mr. Woodward for defendants. Several women were among the spectators in court, and evidently were interested in the case John Coeman stated: Am a laborer living at The Gap. On 15th January last I was called to attend a meeting of the Progress Association there, of which I was a member. I was or dered of the Territory by the chair man of the meeting. I asked for my money back as I was no longer a member, and it was given me; then I left the building. On my way home three men were waiting for me. I passed two of them and the third one dro...
Wanted a Drink THREE YOUNG MEN PROSECUTED [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
Wanted a. Drink THREE YOUNG MEN PIROBCUTED On the night of the Band Ball, 2nd April, three young men who were at the dance went down to the Victoria Hotel for a refresher. But a couple of constables had the premises un der observation, and followed them into the hotel. As a result they did not get their drink, but were ordered out and later received a piece of blue paper requiring their attendance at Queanbeyan Police Court to ex plain their actions. The cases were dealt with on Tuesday, before the Police Magistrate. The defendants were Phillip Da vis, Cecil Halliday, and Harold Mc Glynn. Mr. F. Mitchell (Cooma) appeared for their defence. Not guilty was the plea. Constable Greig stated: About 10.20 p.m. on 2nd instant, in com pany with Constable McNeall, I had the Victoria Hotel under observation. Saw three men enter by the front door, and later Constable McNeali and I went into the hotel by ,the same door. Went to the bar parlor the door of which was closed. Saw five men in the ro...
Rabbit Skin Prices. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
abbit Skin Prices. WinC:icombe, Carson Limited re port :-Some irregularity was notice able in demand for rabbit skins at Wednesday'3 Sydney sale. Prices, however, did not show much change. jpupoaioag sold to 59d. per lb.; Pelty to 45%d. ; Autumns to 44%d; Racks 3dd. to3ld.i; Does to 32%d. and others from 24d. up. Medium to good bare skins realised from 3/- to 5/9 per doz. Mp. RAP, Camerea Roeed, b s tall stock of Silk sad Weal ter HOSIERY on basd. Ordes will be delivered withia a week. Ueaml may be ean and orders left with MISn McINTYRE. Crawrd Stesg. 'Pm >s. 1is.
LOCAL AND GENERAL [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 23 April 1925
LOCAL AND GENERAL Just what you are waatlna. - A Smart Winter Frock. See Miss Me Intyre, Crawford Street. Messrs. Hayes and Russell Ltd. and J. B. Young Ltd. advertise that their business premises will be closed on Anzac Day, and that there will be no late shopping night this week. * * Sh-h-h-h! Hold your breath. "The3 Silent Stranger" is coming to thrill you to the toes. Fred Thompson, world's champion all-round athlete and stunt man, and his wonderful horse, "Silver King," in a rip-snort ing tale of the West at the Triumph Theatre on Saturday night. To-night in St. Gregory's Hall sup per room a meeting will be held of those interested in Australian Rules Football. GRAND MOVIE BALL, Triumph Hall, MAY 7th, Is aid of Warn. gal , Football Club sad Queaa beyma Cricket Club. TO HORSE-OWNERS.-F. H. Creamer, Equine Dentist, can be - consulted at Union Club Honuse, Queanbeyan. Rev. F. G. Ward will conduct an Anzac Memorial Service in St. John the Baptist Church, Canberra, next Sunday, 26th...