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WONDER OF LIGHTS [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

WONDEIt OP LIGHTS •"If you had gono to sleep seventy years ago and awoko to-day what I would bo the most astonishing thing? • "In hla 'Mid-Victorian Memories' Mi I R. B. Franclllon answers the question | •It Is not motor cars or aeroplanes that I would astonish you. But light. The : lights of London. And even younger men must remember the candle, the paraffin lamp, which smelt horribly, and lit but a corner of a room. Fifty years ago the light of tho homo was a candle or two encouraged by snuffers. And this evening tho awakened Victorian Is dazzled by tho electric lights that turn midnight into noonday. Our houses and streets havo abolished night," says "The Westminster," "and tho coming of light would bo the wondor of tho man who had gone to sleep with a tal low candlo and waked to—turn on the switch."

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PAID IN FULL [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

PAID IN FULL Nineteen years ago, on December II, 1894, Mr J. W. Cook, an ambitious young man of twenty-six, was dismiss ed from an ofllco in Wolverhampton, where bo was engaged In tho railway contracting business. His dismissal was followed by his being declared a bankrupt. On Wednesday last, December 17 (says "The Daily Mall")JIr Cook,middle aged and prosperous, entered the Of ficial Receiver's ofllco at Wolverhamp ton and presented tho Receiver with a cheque for £800, which will pay his creditors tweiity shillings in tho pound and all the cost in connection with the bankruptcy proceedings. The £SOO represents not a sudden windfall, but money saved bit by bit by a man with a fine respect for his good name and that .of his wife and children. "The day I was dismissed is very vivid in my merory," said Mr Cook. "We were all looking forward to Christ mas Day, I was earning good money and we were expecting an addition to our family. I was young and head strong and lost my temper very eas...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
QUNINE OUTPUT LIMITED [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

I OUTPUT LIMITED Quinine, tho prlco of which has just been advanced, is one of a number of ! drugs whoso values arc not wholly gov- ! crncd by tho law of supply and de mand. Tho drug in obtained from Cinchona bark, which in no named because it woh introduced Into metllcino in 1638 by Countess Chinehon, the wife of the Viceroy of Peru, who was herself cured of a fever by its aid. In the whole sale drug markets tho bark is still call ed Chinchona, but tho pharmacopoeia! namo is Cinchona. Until comparatively recent years tho supply of bark was obtained from South America, and it Is in fact still commonly known as Peruvian bark. But about ilfty years ago an Eng lish traveller obtained somo Cinchona seeds nnd brought them to England, where they were eventually bought by the Dutch Government. They were planted In the Island of .Tava, and af ter a long series of experiments the Dutch Government succeeded in culti vating trees which will yield two or oven three times as much quinine as tho ...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WIFE'S TRIBUTE [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

WIFE'S TRIBUTE A woman at Tower Bridge Police Court yesterday gave her husband the following testimonial: "On Friday ho gots drunk, on Saturday ho is gener ally drunk twice; on Sunday ho will bo drunk at half-past three, then sleep it off, and got drunk again. During tho week ho will gcto^drunk if ho has any money. Ho does not use violence but his language Is enough to knock you down."

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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KAISER ON "OUR PROGRESS" [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

KAISER ON "OUR PROGRESS" The Emperor and Empress to-day visited the Rathaus. and were 'wel comed with an address (says Reu tc-r's Munich correspondent on Decem ber 10.) In his roply the Emperor said: "Almighty God willed U-at it shoutd be vouchsafed to our fathers to sow on the blood-drenched battlofield the seed which has borne such glorious fruit. The paths for all German races to un hindered development of their Ideal and material forces "were then made smooth for all the German tribes. In addition to these favorable preliminary conditions, tho present generation had enjoyed the blessings of a long- and un dipturbed peace. "Perhaps there is Justification for asking seriously whether this favor of tho times Is bolng rightly used, whether the sons are worthy of tho fathers, whether our patri mony is bolng properly dovoloped oven under the stronp protection of our splendid defence force on land and water." The Emperor said a glance at the. enormous progress of Munich was cal culated...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
INSPIRATION IN DREAM WIFE'S CHANGE OP WILL [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

INSPIRATION IN DREAM WIFE'S CHANGE OP WILL ! A suit was commenced in the Pro I Unto Division yesterday (states "The I Daily Mail," December 18), before Mr Justice Bnrgrave and a .special jury, in which thero la a contest respecting ■\ codicil attached to the will of Mmo. Emma Josephine Pilet, married daugh ter of the late M. do Nicol, proprietor | of the Cafe Royal, Regent street. The will was made on March 23. 1P12; thu ootllcll wan dated ton days later. She died at her resldonce in London on April 23 of the same year, aged fifty flvo. She hart been twice married; her j first husband waa M. Pegacho, who j died In 18H7, and she marriedM. Ilenri | Francis Louis Pilet in 1899. The executors propounded the docu ments: and the codicil was opposed by the husband. M. Pilot, who alleged among other things unduo influenco of the mother, Mme. Cclcstine do NIcol. The estatrix's son by her former mar riage, Daniel r.ouis Georges Pegache, was also a defendant, but took no part in the case. Ther...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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...Approaching Marriages... [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

..Approaching Marriages... The marriage of Miss Nora Donnellan, of Millbrook, to Mr Jas. Delaney of Gordon, will be quietly celebrated at St. Patrick's Church, Gordon, on Tuesday next. The marriage of Miss Nellie White, of Millbrook, to Mr John Toohey of Ormond, will be cele- brated at St. Patrick's Church, Gordon, on WedneadBy next.

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

Marriages. BOWMAN—WALDIE.—On the 6th December, 1913, at Christ Church, Brunswick, by the Rev. T. A. Colebrook, Trevor, only son of Mr R. H. Bowman, Out- trim, to Lilian, youngest (laughter of Mr and Mrs E. Waldie, of Brunswick (formerly of Gordon). MACPHERSON—FERGUSON — On the 15th January, at Scots Church, Melbourne, by the Rev. Dr Marshall, John, youngest son of the late Dugald Macpherson and Mrs Macpherson, of Bungeel- tap, Ballan, to Grace, youngest daughter of the late William M. Ferguson, of Timboon House, Campeidown, Victoria.

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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Mr W. Erbs Entertained at Trafalgar. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 13 February 1914

Mr W. Erbs Entertained at Trafalgar.   On Monday last, at the Criterion   Hotel, Trafalgar, Mr W. Erbs, for merly of Gordon, was tendered a farewell evening. The gathering was large and representative, Cr Savage presiding. Mr. Erbs, who is retiring from farming pursuits, was the subject of many, and high   encomiums, deservedly expressed by   the numerous speakers and support ers of the toast, so ably proposed by the chairman to his honor. His   progressiveness, enterprise and un   tiring industry together with his   practical and thorough knowledge of   farming operations, which had pro   ved him to be one of the most suc   cessful farmers in the district, his able and most successful efforts on behalf of the Agricultural society, etc., were referred to in a manner that must have been most pleasing to the guest of the evening. A mu sical program followed...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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Is the Millenium close at Hand? [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

,Is the Millenium close at Hand ] • Mjiny of tho olil folks who lovoil to:chili! with pmplii'oy. if now'rx iHting;- would- consular tlio. end oT; lit*;.world .uob- Furoffi■>;wlion thoy: >.rcud'-•:oK.HtrikeR.;«tlio?.'i.w.oi,lil over,; .mnrmo tni^«Mliea,'liejj(li8h u:u'(lni8; and the^onerul-unseUli'ii coinli tion of1 .'I'lus .olt) -worhl o! ours ..aftervaU;: is u'Sinh)! spot m onui.tiouv nml if.-it iBiwipetl- oufc-l))' »n.earthquake or. ocfciinrwn v<», who wi||, th«:r6:bo;to iintfQ rtuy of us thus j called to nccouut ? ^ I

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District News. MEREDITH. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

District News. ■' ' '• M KHiiDITU. : To . linniionise, with l.lio ni-tisl.ic; ulterior of the loan I (JnllmlioChiiieli recently decorated by. M i- Aleck Sergeant, ]mi:,' of Geelong,, Mre :Giir(jnii litis "donated • the new StiilioiiH.on the Cross. . .'I'liey i'ii luinue the in-tislic effect, and being the■woi-lt of Miijruri, liii ltiilinn hi-. cist, iii-o consequently bountifully executed.

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Coursing. GORDON CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

Coursing. GORDON^ CIjUU A hiocting of t.liH (Jonlmi Coins-, •iiifc- iCInb '"whs held; «tviW.illinnis* liKl.nl tO';'ilitciilii -.what! was to' be iIoiki with tlii-ir credit .Imliinco of £10 4a. It w»s .resolved tii.plnci) the - inonoy in Lliav.Siivinuu Hunk, ntidtn donate it to u spoi'ta club to be-formed lit (iordoii. .

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BALLAN CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

HALT.AN GLUT 13. ' \ At' (.lift annual. llu* Ballan Clu!> Uiti oGicu buari>rs for i.he coming *'.year : were electtul, willi Mr J. 0. Jnj»lis ns president, »n«l Mr A. Bull nfl lion, oVcmtiiry. Judging by the~pi>iHi>n8:M ppointi^i to tlie various .offices, vtho cluli slioultl have ii very successful sea son. ■ V

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

PITTS* POISONED WHEAT. For Destroying Rats, Mice, Sparrows and Parrots, etc. It is the only certain and genuine preparation. Refuse all imitations. In Gel. (large 1/-) yellow packets; i.'/0 Farmers' Tins. Small Boy: Dickie Dart Ib the luckiest boy 1 know. He Ik always bavin' pomcthln' nlco hnppenln'. He went to the tbcatro laRt nlyht. Sister: You oftou ko, too. Sirnilt Boy: Yes, but there was a firo In this theatre, an* a awful panic, an' !o1b of pcoplo got crushed, an' be was there an' waw lb' whole business. Sinter: Where is be now? Small Boy: In a hospital. FOR CHILDREN TEETHING there is nothing equal to KERNOTS SOOTHING POWDERS. They are a safe and certain remedy. !/• packets-; postrd, 1/1 stamps. KER'NOT, Chemist, GEELONG. &T l^JLST! :roduction of the NEW MODEL "VEGA" has dealt a death-blow to Exorbitant Trices charged by our Competitor} WE ASK all intending buyers to verify these statements, and thus SAVE MONEY, which is none too plentiful these times. PRICES: li! galL...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

Stomach Troubles Due to Acidity. * SO SAYS EM IN ISN'T SPECIALIST So-called stomach troubles, auoli as indigestion, wind, 6tomach-acli« anil inability to retain food, instead of imiicntiug tliut the stomach is out of order, ar e in nine cases-out. oI. («u simply evidence tlmt fannon tntinn is taking place in the food conlents of the stomach, causing tlio formation of gas and acids. Wind distends tlio etomacli, and causes that full, oppressive feeling sometimes known as heartburn, wliiletlie acid irritates and i u (lames tlie delicate lining of tlio stomach, Tlio stomach, however, ib not at Inn It. The tronblo lies entirely in tlio fermenting food, 'l'o prevent or, stop fei mentation of the .food contents of tlie stomach, mid render it bland and harmless, liulf it tea spoonful (if bisnrated magnesia should be talo n in n quarler of a glass of hot or cold water immedi ately after eating, or whenever wind or acidity is felt. This stops tlie fermentation, and neutralises tlie acidity in...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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PURE ENGLISH CHANGES IN THE LANGUAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

PURE ENGLISH CHANGES IN THE LANGUAGE. Dr. E. A. Abbott, hikhmj «.« schoolboys ns the author of the famous *Latin grammar "Via Latina,' and as part-author of "English Lessons for English People," has given his adher ence to the Oxford movement for the encouragement of pure English, and (says "The Dally Mail") has discussed the possibilities of the new society which has been formed with Dr. Bridges, the Poet Laureate, at Its head. "If all the schoolmasters and mis tresses at elementary and public schools," said Dr. Abbott, who was a senior classic at Cambridge and a scholar and headmaster of the City of London School, "applied themselves to correcting certain obvious defects, I am sure a great improvement would re Bult. What we particularly want to guard against is affectation which might result from tho teaching in any pedantic way of the use of particular words, phrases, or pronunciations. But without pedantry we can try to get rid of many agreed faults, "I have not been out of Hamp...

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A Technical Offence. P.M's Decision Knocked Out. [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

A Toelmiciil Oll'oiico, L'.M's l)cci?iim Knockwl Out. On December 21th, 1013, before | Mr S. J. (-< oKIh hi it li j I1 M., Super intendent Hon licit, licensing in [ Mpector, proceeded against Jolm i Sexton, Jutnea (ileeflon, ami Pal lick Lhurelt l\»t* being fonnn on licensed pi cmipes ilnriti^r prohibited hours. Tho defence was that Uvo of tho un*n were Peeking beds, the other having taken them to the premises to intio«111 t;o tlii»m to tho landlord. One case wr*s dismissed and the policy miigiBtrate snggeMed a withdrawal ol (ho charge against tho two who were sinking beds, as only a technical offence hail been committed. Superintendent i Hennett icfn.sed to withdraw tho charges, and (lleesoti and Sexton j worn tiiied 5/t wilh 4/0 cosls each, j Mr'Uogan, M.L.A., aiibseqnoiiily | broiigji! the mailer before the! Crown luiiw Department, and tho following reply has boon recwived from tho sucretury of that depart ment "I beg to inform yon that, an order has tliis day (l^obmar...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

Hurry up! People want to get home to their tea. If I'd as much time as you seem to have to dandle about, I wouldn't stand here; I'd: go right away and get a cup of Robur.tea—that's what I'd do. "Come, move along there please!" A fool once said "a police man's life is not a happy one" —that fellow had some sense, any way, for it isn't much of a life except perhaps when he's off duty at home playing with the youngsters. "Move onl" "Move on, pleasel" What are you looking for? A place to buy a pound of tea to take home? Try at the next grocer's shop, and ask for Robur No. i THE EQUITY TRUSTEES, EXECUTORS, & AGENCY CO. LTD. Subscribed Capital . . £125,000 Reserved Liability . . £100,000 Guarantee Fund . . . £10,000 Registered Offices: 25 QUEEN STREET, MELB. Board of Directors: EDWARD FANNING, Esq., Mer chant, Chairman. \V. H. IRVINE, Esq., K.C., M.P., Barrister at Law. DONALD MACKINNON, Esq., M.L.A., Barrister at Law. R. G. McCUTCIIEON, Esq., M.L.A. STEWART McARTHUR, Esq., Bar ri...

Publication Title: Gordon, Egerton And Ballan Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

...Mechauies' 11 all lSgcrton. ...Friday, 2Ttli February... Ball and Supp3i\ ...Proceeds in aid of Mechanics', Good Musio KHii-ionl. M.C!. Admission— >S/ ...I initios I'Yee. W. UOl'WOOl), Roc. \VK, the undersigned, do hereby " convene a PUBLIC MKHT ING.lo lie held in the Mechanics' Institute, Kgertou, on Wednesday next, February 25th, at 8 o'clock p.m. Husiuess—To form a Progress Association for Kgeiton. All interested in the welfare of the town arc requested to attend. G. I,. GOUDIF, 1 J. WILLIAMS j ■ Convenors. ...Wanted To Let... For Cultivation on Sliar ... About 150 Acfcs... Apply G. L. GOUDIIi, . ! Spring Bank, Kgerton. Friday, 6th March, ID 14 afc 2 p.m. LfoV;'-Sale! by Public Auction. - '■ " ^n'Black Hill Harms," / M1LLBROOK, \ m'.'grKENFIELD and CO. : (associated with FISKEN, READ and' CO., Melbourne); in structed by Lhe trustees, will sell by public auction, at their stoves, Dove ton street; UALLARAT, on Friday, (jlhi iMjrch, .I.914, at ~i, o'clock. The' 'well and favor...

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ARMY HORSES FOREIGN PURCHASES PLEASE [Newspaper Article] — Gordon, Egerton and Ballan Advertiser — 20 February 1914

j * ARMY HORSES FOREIGN PURCHASES PLEASE Correspondence between Colonel See ly, the Secretary (or War, and Lord Esher, chairman of *the .County of Lon don Territorial Force Association, on the supply of horses for the Army was made public by the "War Office (says The Daily Mail"). 1 Lord Esher maintains that "On a general mobilisation every available horr/» that could bo purchased volun tarily would be required for tne Army. None would remain for the use of the Territorials." This Colonel Seely de scribes as a "complete delusion." Colonel Seely denies that the increase In motor vehicles has led to such a decrease in horses as to jeopardise the succefjj of a mobilisation. Arrange ments have been made for an annual military census of the "horse popula tion." This enables the War Ofllce each year to watch the variations. "To meet the total requirements of ail the military forces on a general mobilisation." Colonel Sccly says, "some 140.0(H) horses of all kinds arc required: in Great Br...

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