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The Heyfield Herald. PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY MORNING THE CLAIMS OF THE WORKER [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 January 1914
PUBLISHED EVEKY THURSDAY MORNING THE CLAIMS OF THE WORKER The gratifying success of Mr Watt >-nd his colleagues, the ending of little differences in the Liberal party are, it is to be honed, the prelude to earnest work in Parliament. One of the urgent measures requiring immediate attention is the Workers' Compensation Bill. To some extent it has alwayB been'recognised that a man who is dis abled whilst about his work iB entitl d to compensation. Even when the law was" wholly unsatisfactory, many wealthy employers and many wealthy companies treated those who were maimed whilst about their work with generosity. But there are some mean and many poor employers. The mean one will not pay if by any legal quibble he can escape his liability ; the poor one cannot pay, for he is fighting hard for a bare livelihood. The measure submitted by the Watt Minis try last session provides for all these cases. It makes the insuranca of em ployes compulsory. But when the Bill waB laid on the table o...
PROSPECT. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 January 1914
PROSPECT. (By a Visitor). Said a farmer whoTamped on the reserve : "An ideal place for-a holiday is thiB Prospect Reserve. Thanks to the working bees who cleared the bush track, and the Government grant that formed portion of it, there is a com paratively good road now all the way from Sale A clean camping ground to pitch our tents on, and a well grassed area of over 200 acres, securely fenced, to let our horses run on. An abundant supply of fresh water, and concerts and dancing and euchre tournamentB in the hall at night, and the ocean to dip in, and fish in, during the day. What more do we want than that 1 There is also a store where we can obtain supplies, and a summer school to be opened at the end of the month to which we can send our chil dren. It is the cheapest seaside resort in the State." That Prospect is becoming a great summer resort for people living fifty miles away from it is proved by the large number of houses that are being erected there and the amount of vehicular...
GLENMAGGIE. CONCERT AND BALL. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 22 January 1914
GLENMAGfilE. CONCERT AND BALL. (From our own Correspondent.) The people of Glenmaggie and sur rounding district were treated to a first-class concert on Friday evening last. The average country concert does not impress the music-loving pub lie, but to say that this entertainment was far superior to anything of the kind that has been held locally in recent years would be putting it mildly. The committee of the Glen ^tnaggie Mechanics' is to be commended on putting1 before the public such an array of talent. Pride of place must, of course, be given to Miss Florence Ikwaz, who was specially engaged for the event. This talented young lady, who was in the lead in the Ballarat Competitions, is a host in herself, and for her rendering of the different items was loudly encored. In fact, it was' generally agreed that there was. not^one of the contributions to the evening's harmony that was not above the average. The proceedings opened with a song entitled, 'Out on the Deep,' by Mr Hoare, who...
ON GOLDEN WINGS. CHAPTER XXII. "OUR WALTZ—MY LAST." [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
ON GOLDEN WINGS. ' (By W. Howell Poole). CHAPTER XXII. 'OUR WALTZ-MY LAST. I'liou hast been gathered into my dark fate, Too much.-Hemans. .Lynwood Manor Jiad not known ior many years sucii gay festivity. A lew. days alter the hunt a grand ball was at its height. in the banquet - hall, adorned with line old portraits in heavy oaken frames, constituting without om ission, and in successive order, the pedi gree of the Adairs for many genera tions, with their inexorable motto, Fiat Justitia ruat coelum, engraven each on an oval plate of long corroded silver; and where, in days of agone, many a courtly gathering iiad assembled upon the eve of a tilt, after the sun iiad set upon some valorous exploit of arms; or wliere many were clandestinely con . vened to decipher some feudal manoeu vre in those ancient days of chivalry there sat now, around tiie sumptuously furnished table, a brilliant assemblage of the nineteenth century, enjoying tlie hospitality of its present lord and mas ter. The ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
MONEY TO LEND ON [St'FARMS DUNCANWELLER 67 QUEEN ST >\ElyB9URNt' IMnaiMMaMMraManmnHnHnHnrt Furs Preserved by Cold ' When the "life" of a' fur garment is considered in relation to its cost, the economical quality is a high" one, par ticularly to-day, when seienoe has effec ted so perfect a preserver as cold stor age. This development of preserva tion, which actually arrests na'tural deterioration caused by evaporation of tho natural oil in the leather and hair of furs in temperate and hot atmos pheres, apart from the immunity it provides against ravagos by moths, prolongs the life of tho oommodity in a wonderful degree. This advantage alone,- compensates for a groat deal of tho recent rise in values. Further, the depth of color and gloss in the fur is more enduring by many years than it was under the warehousing conditions of bygone days. THE WOl ER KNIFE Tic best and handiest Kaife ever mt&***£+ It will CUT BOUND ROLES of any gjzt with tint (t kxihex, wrscd, &c-. ...
JAPANESE LAW COURTS. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
JAPANESE LAW COURT?. -r As Japan has borrowed its naval training from Britain and its mili tary'system *Jrom Germany, so it has introduced its judicial arrangements' from France. No juries are employed and long eifoss-questioning of pris-, oners F«rid defendants by / the /bench are familiar features of the proceed ings in court. . The bar .is; exclusively Japanese, and its members enjoy much consideration and make large incomes. They represent clients, ad dress the Court, and suggest tcvthe judges questions to put to the wit nesses, but they do no examining. On the other hand, admissions which they make are * held to have been made by: their clients. *i?HE COURT. . consists always' of severr.I jud.ycs sit ting as a bench. There is also in each court a public prosecutor who represents the Crown in criminal cases and watches the public interest in civil ones.. The accused is 'always.' expected to confess, and so much weight is attached 'to his doing so that, up to thirty years ago, to...
A GIGANTIC TELESCOP[?] [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
A GIGANTIC TELESGOP The form that Americais weaJlUi sas selected 'on more than one oe :asion, when anxious to advance as :ronomical science, has been, says "Engineering," to provide its pro fessors with huge telescopes. The 30 inch refractor of the Lick Observa ' tory is one memorable instance, sinci its success probably inspired other and greater efforts. The late Mr. Verkes, pursuing the same line Q i thought, presented to the William; Hay .Observatory, the 40-in. telescope .vhiclv is the.most powerful instru ment of the kind at present existing. . Nov/ it is proposed to construct a-K instrument of Still greater Optica'! power c(f" the reflecting- form. Pos sibly the limits of the refractor ns a light grasping instrument'Have beei; attained. To increase the-size or area of. the object-glass necessarily demands an increase in. the' thickness. THE-GKEATERTHE THICKNESS, .he. more the light absorbed. Con sequently, there must coine" a time .vhen'the extra amount of light col lected by...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
WELL-KNO 3^P?0[l yii TESTIFY TO Leller received from Nurse Catherine Korting, 176 Davis-street, North Brunswick, 29/3/12, in which she* claims Clements Tonic restored her daughter to health. Read each word : CUEMENTS TOMIC UD" " I am writing of the great good Clements Tonic did my daughter. Early in January last year, she was opiated upon in hospital for appendicitis. She was eight weeks there, and came home very weak and rim down. I purchased several bottles of Clements Tonic to give her a course. IT soon strengthened her nerves, and she was as well as I could wish her before long. It is fourteen years ago that I first used Clements Tonic, and in my profession as a nurse I have recommended that medicine times out of number. I have seen people re stored to health and strength, and BLESS THE DAY THEY HEARD OF CLEMENTS TONIC. That medicine has' never, failed to do good when given to any of my patients, or, indeed, anyone who has sought my advice. Use this as you think fit." (Signed) R...
BLIND AS A BAT. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
BLIND AS A BAT. 4 "'If yon. blind a bat," said a bio .oivist,_ "the creature .somehow will ?eo. If you doubt this, consult Levy. " .Levy, the great authority; once cn:oved.t*he eyes of several bats, and ..overed the vacant sockets ' with '?athcr patches, In this condition .!:e bats flew about the room, avoid ing. the walls and corners, and when .i door was opened they flew out oi :t without touching the .iamb or :Y&lt;inie. ' "Afterwards, in flying through, a sewer that made a right angle, the bats turned at the proper point. without brushing the walls, and they Hew thrdugh threads suspended from the ceiling without touching them, although - between the threads there was only an interval sufficient for their passage? with spread pinions."
A VISIT TO CHELSEA. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
A .VISIT TO CHELSEA. (BY BILL NYE.) During the holidays the writer had an opportunity of visiting this newest and meat charming of bayside resorts famous within recent memory for one of the most destructive fi;rs in the history of the State, For a tpile along the shore the fire made an almost clean sweep, and the scene presented was one of almost unrelieved deso lation. Chimneys, corrugated iron, and bedsteads were all that remained of hundreds of dwellings that aforetime gave sanctuary to a large population of city dwellars and week-enders, while a number of business places shared in the general ruin These ^ tenements were built amongst the ti-tree which fringes the bay-a charmingly rustic idea, but a situation involving immi nent danger, for the trees, a distinct variety from the swamp ti-tree, burn like tinder on a hot day with a strong wind. Under the intense heat of the leaping flames the green leaves also be came highly inflammable, and fed the insatiable appetite of the fire ...
WOOL SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
WOOL SALES. The Australian Estates and Mort gage Company Ltd. report having held their second aeries of sales 011 Wednes day last. Amongst the Gipp.sland WOOIh to sell well were the following local l"ts : E.F, Mr Richard Farmer, Nambrok, a light showy comeback, for which 14Jd was paid, PC over Kilmany, Mi Pat O'Connell, Denison, at 12d for ckb, FHC over F, Mr Fred Clonk, Fulhaui, at 9Jd, POC, over HO, 'Mr Pat O'Connor, Heyfield, at 10J1 for fleece, Sununerhill, Messrs Earls Bros, sold to 11^-d for ckb, 10^-1 for xb, the whole clip making a fine average, MJE over Castleieagh, Mr E. Monds, GHenmagnje, at 10^d, ML over Sale, Mr Hnghie M'Lean at lid per lb, AN over Sale, Mr A. Napper, tc 10id, JK over D, Mr J. Kennedy, Sale, at 10^.1 for ckb, RS over H, Mr Stubber, Heyfield, at 10J:1 for flyece, Messrs Timbs at 10id.
WHAT TO LEARN. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
WHAT TO LEARN". Learn to laugh. A good laugh is better than medicine Learn to tell a good story, A well told story is as welcome as a sunbeam in a sickroom. Learn to keep your troubles to your self. The world ia too busy to care for your ills alid sorrows. Learn to stop cioaking. If you can not see any good in your neighbor, keep the bad to yourself. Learn to hide your aches and pains under a pleasant smile. Few care whether you have the earache, head ache or rheumatism. Learn to attend strictly to your own business. A very important point. Lparn to greet your friends with a smile. They carry too many frowns in their own hearts to be bothered witU any of yours. For Children's Hacking Cough at night, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure-i/6.
HEYFIELD AGRICULTURAL CLASSES. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
HEYFIELD AGRICULTURAL CLASSES. The following are the results of the examination held in connection with the Hey field Agricultural classes : - sa 3 « .5 a .5 rj i* 3~ .s os ci .. uu u \j puu Q " &lt; > H Fitzpatrick F. C. ... 75 95 3& 6o 266 Mills V. ... 60 go 50 20 220 Farvis L. .. 40 85 40 20 185 Fitzpatrick J. Tj ... 60 90 - - 150 Grimme H. W. . ... 20 55 10 20 105 Stagg F. 4° 80 18 10 The following to the secretary of the Maffra Agricultural Society accom panied the results: Department of Agriculture, Melbourne, Jan. 17 | 14. Sir,-I have the honor to forward herewith list showing the number of marks gainefl by the respective candi dates in connection with the examin ation held at the termination of the Agricultural Glasses conducted under the auspiccs of the Society last year. I would be obliged if you would be good enough to notify the-candidates concerned as to the results obtained, and also advise the student gaining the highest number of marks that he will...
The Perfect Remedy [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
The Perfect &lt;r Remedy For all complaints arising from a disordered stomach, Liver and Kid neys, Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills are without equal, and they are the Perfect Remedy in All Female Ail ments. They arc not advertised as a great "Cure All," but as a Safe, Sure and Reliable Remedy for the Little Ills of Life, for which they are unex celled. People who eat and drink too much, or get their system upset from any -other cause, need a medicine of this kind to keep the digestive track i;i proper working order. Many serious illnesses are avoided by keeping such a simple remedy at hand, and once or twice a^week taking a dose sufficient to cleanse and tone the system. This is the secret of good health in Man, Woman, and Child, and anyone failing to recognise this simple fact runs a serious risk of contracting any of the dreaded complaints so common. The old saying, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure," was never more aptly to the point. Dr. Morse's Indian Root ...
THE STATE AND THE FARMER. HANDLING OF WHEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
THE STATE AND THE FARMER. HANDLING OF WHEAT. Most people realise in a general way that to at least three States, Victoria, N.S.W , and South Australia, wheat growing ia a vitally important matter. Comparatively few, however, have gone nt all carefully into the figures, or know how much the cost of marketing affects, and must affect, the area under cultivation. According to the report of the Royal Commission which con sidered the question,-the price of wheat has duriug the last ten years varied from 2/9 to 4/2 per bushel ? when the latter price is paid the farmer can afford to pay for bags and for out-of date methods of handling. The report of fcbe Royal Commission says that the cost of bags is from 61 to 7d, that the' cost of handling them is a big item, and that the usual method of weighing them is quite unsatisfactory. It adds, what all who are interested in the sub ject know, that the provision for the storage of wheat at country stations is most unsatisfactory. Here and there ar...
A SECRET. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
A SECRET. The world is doing better than ifc did some time ago. We've learned some, useful things our grandsires didn't know. And by the information which exper ience has gained, A number of mysterious things are readily explained. Why did the flow'refc blush unseen amid the desert air 1 Why have some sages lived unknown in aitics chill and bare? Why is reward withheld from men both talented and wise? The answer ia as plain as day-they didn't advertise. To merely take the light from 'neath the bushei wiil not do" You've got to keep it blazing where the passing throng may view, No matter what your trade may be, this fact you can't disguise : You'll drop out of the running if you do not advertise.
INTERESTING INVENTIONS. COMING AUSTRALIAN PATENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
INTERESTING INVENTIONS. COMING AUSTBAIiiAN PATENTS. It if, reported by the well, known Pa tent Attorneys, Messrs. G. G. Tarri & Co., of "The Rialto," Collins Street, Melbourne, that in the ordinary course, Patents of the Commonwealth will be granted in respect of all or most of the following inventions. Complete spe cifications and drawings are publicly available. Milking Machine-hand operated (6313-1275)-The teats are aoted upon by pads controlled by cords. - A. P. Heyman, purchaser from J. Neil son, Denmark.' Cultivator (6316-127-5)-A channel iron frame,- triangular with devices to receive and hold twines.-A. E. Miles, Viotoria. Wire Strainer and Twister (6380 1277)-A yoke carries a winch barrel, haying horns, etc.-J.' O'Callaghan, Victoria. ....... Head Gear for Windmill (6559 1878)-This pump mill has toothed re duction gear in an oil tight casing with toil distributing devices. - J. Alston, Victoria. Detachable scarifier share (6616-* 1279)-Wrought metal with the socket ...
CATTLE MARKET. By Wire, Wednesday, 5.30 [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
CATTLE MARKET. By Wire, Wednesday, 5.30 Fat Cattle-3575 yarded, comprising 600 N.S.W., 425 N.E., 3150 G" 600 W., 130 N., 400 S. The market for best descriptions was slightly firmer otherwise it was unchanged. Prime bullocks L10 lOs to L12, extra to L13 78 6d, good L9 to L10, light and handy L7 10d to LS 15s, seconds from L6. Prime cows L7 to L8, odd beastB to L10, good L5 15s to L6 15s, others from L4. Fat Calves-Demand very brisk at highly satisfactory prices. Mathieson and Davis sold 280 fat cat tle and calves, including 23 bullocks, Mills, Powerscourt, averaging L10 0s 6d, 10 Grasslea Estate, Heyfield, L10 14s.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
Auctioneers. Ipiieson and Davis AUCTIONEERS. STOCK AND STATION AGENTS ?SHEEL* AND CATTLE SALESMEN, ISale, Tmlgos, Mra, Heyfield, And 5 St. James' Buildings, Melbourn PAT O'CONNOR, Local Agent. HEYFIELD WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 4. MATHIESON and Davis will hold their next Fat Cattle sale as above. 60 Prime Fat Cows, Bullocks and Heif ers from leading graziers. " 100 Prime Sheep - - 100 Mixed Store Cattle SALE HORSE SALE, ? FRIDAY, 6TH FICBRT7ALIY. MATHIESONand DAVIS and ADAM SON, STRETTLE AND CO. will hold their next Horse Sale at Sale on above date. All horses left with P. O'Connor, Heyfield, ?wi .be taken down free. Good grass paddock provided. Mamson, Stfettle & Co PTY.' LTD. VICTORIA HOUSE BAZAAR," 396 BOURKE ST" MELBOURNE, Cconduct sales as follows ~ HoRSES-Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at their Haznar AT NEWMARKET-Sheep, Tuesdays Fat attle, Wednesdays AT CORPORATION Market-Pigs and ^-Calves, Wednesdays mi Thursdays. Dairy and Store Cattle, Fridays ' CLEARING-OUT SALES...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Heyfield Herald — 29 January 1914
w a ®sHfEZ©N . At least, we presume you want the BEST ACCORDION the world produces-and Uiat is CliRTAlXI/Y the " MEZON." They cost a little more than some otliers, but' then : tVell, you will know why when you hear their rich, lull, organ-like Tone, nnd see how exquisitely they arc made and finished. PRICES :-The Celestial Mezon, 30/-; The Organ Mezon, 35/-; The Wonder Mezon, 42/-; The Grand Organ Mezon, 63/-; The Chromatic P?fefUliy au&lt;3 MY CATALOGUE ought to be in your home, address for it to-day and I .will mail Send your it, rilEE. ^ PLEASE NOTE that I higher up the street. My n&lt; ££ * a 25S BOURKE STREET, ivIELBDUnNE 5 ' Cue Door ASove Swanston Street. SliSEl ?§!!! SPIT BY MAILS Our Sar^o Wail-ordcr Department has been tspcciaJIy organized for the benefit of Country Clients who ap predate style, ftt, and finish at a reasonable price. Our SUITS T§ MEASURE am 42/ are of excellent quality materials; the fine finish and the comfortab/c yet perfect fit of each S...