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Neerim Prospecting Association. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
Neerim Prospecting Association. A new prospecting association is being formed in Neerim to prospect the ouri ferous belt of country stretching from Crossover and Jindivick to Neerim North. It is proposed to enrol fully 40 members contributing is per week each. 3ores will be put down in the most promising localities, and it is intended to trace what is known as the Northern Lead right up to Neerinm North. Mr. Westmore Stephens, of Neerim South, and Cr. T. Hogan, of Neerim North, will act as joint secretaries and collectors of the movement, and rich results are looked for.
Warragul Dramatic Club. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
Warragul Dramatic Club. In anothtr column will be found a short resume of the well-known 8-act comedy, "Our Boys," (written by H. J. Byron), which will be played in the Public-hall to-morrow evening, by the Warragul Amateurs, whohaveon several occasions appeared before the public with credit to themselves. This philanthropic little club, who number some nine or ten playing members, have assisted in all cases of charity since its inception-some 7 years ago-and have in the past donated min all some £8fa in charities. The present object of the club's performance is to provide a reversible box scene, which can be used at any time for any play the club chooses to produce-in all four sets. Mr. Morrison, whose artistic taste is well known, has been entrusted with this particular, and no donbt will execute the work satisfactorily. It is expected that the present performance will clear the club from debt, and also provide the "necessary" for future operations. The stage-manager, Mr. J. L. Pa...
The Subsidy Again. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
The Subsidy Again. The municipal subsidy question was dis cussedby the Narracan Shire Council on Friday on the receptof the following com. tunoication from the Warragul Council, signed by Mr. .J. Picken, Shire Secre tary: "I have the honor, by direction of my council, to draw your attention to the attached schedule showing the manneur in which the much - reduced municipial endowment of #100,000 will now be divided. The figures have beenr taken from a Government returu, and altlhough, ofcourse, only aplproximuate are practi cally correct. irotw them you will see that tihe comparatively rich 2nd and 3rd class shires will receive amonrg them £74,0011, while tihe murs poorer 4th, 5th, and Oth class shires will only receive a total of £21,000. As the primary object I of the municipal endowment vote is un doubtedly to assist shlures which cannot c progress without assistance, either be- - cause they are newly formed, or because of the natural difficulties they have to contend against, and...
Sale of Neerim Land. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
Sals of Neerin Land. An important announcement appears in this issue in the name of Wim. Hamilton and Co.-the sale of the estate of the late Thomas Hogan, of Neerim, which has just been surveyed into town ship blocks, residential sites and small farms, and will be offered at public auction on Wednesday, April 3rd. So far as the local public are concertned, it is needless to comment on the advan-. tageously-situated position of the land, and still more unnecessary to comment on its wonderfully productive properties. The fact that it has produced from 12 to 10 tons of. potatoes to the acre is convincing testimony to its richness, and proves its capability of producing almost any crop in strikingly prolific returns. It is.moreover claimed to be the most lightly-timbered block in the district, is permanently watered by. creeks and springs, and also possesses the very enviable advantage of having the terminus of the proposed extension of the Neerin railway set apart on the estate. The te...
RAILWAY TIME-TABLE. WARRAGUL TO MELBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
RAILWAY TIME-TABLE. WARIRAGUL TO MELBOURNE. Dep. a.m. Ip.m. p.m. Warragul 11.9 14. 4.35 7.55 Drown .. 11.21 4.50 8.10 Lungwarry .. 11.31 5.5 8.25 Bunyip .. 126.96.36.199 1 8.32 (artield -. 11.45 5.23 8.39 Tynong .. 11.52 5.30 8.4G Nar-nI lon . 12.0 5.40 8.4 laken m .. 12.9 5.52 0.4 Benconsfield .. 12.25 6.14 9.20 Derwick .. 12.30 0.18 11.23 Dandenong .. 12.53 .0 9.52 Oakleigh (a) .. 1.16 7.19 - Oakletgh (d) .. 1.21 7.23 10.10 Melbourne 1.45 7.52 I 10.40 nrET .OTTRNF 10 WARRAGtL. Dep. a.m a.m p.m Melbourne .. 7.50 11.50 4.30 Oakleighl .. .8.22 12.50 5.2 Dandcunong .. 8.46 1.15 5.28 Berwiek .. 11.10 1.42 5.52 Beaconsfield .. 9.13 1.46; 5.56 P'akenlham .. 0.31 2.7 6.14 Sar-nar-goon .. 11.44 2.18 I 6.24 Tynong .. 9.52 2.28 6.32 Garfieid .. 1.58 2.35 0.39 Bunyip .. 10.4 2.49 G.48 Longwarry .. 10.10 3.1 I .55 Drouin .. 10.23 1 21 7.10 Warragul 10.38 3.3717. -WA11AGIL TO TRARALGON. Departure. a.m p.m p.m1 Warragul 11.8 5.45 7.50 Uloomticld .. 11.151 5.52 7.55 Darnum 11:2.2 6 .0 8.0 :ra 11.1 3...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
Public Notices.' JAMES DASKEIN, Licensed Surveyor, Architect and Valuator. 30 Years' Municipal'Experience. HAMER'S LABOR ACENCY. -0-- 159 LONSDALE STREET I MELBOURNE. AIIMERS, DAIRYMEN.. and other . -Employers of LABOR Can be Supplied with First-class Ser vants-No Charge-No Delay-by making their requirements known tome. Immediate attention given. -0 ICARD.] HAMER & CHESTER, General Commission AND Farmers' Agents, 159 LONSDALE STREET MELBOURNE. Bone Dust. Bone Dust. J. .COCIBILL, Bone Dust Manufacturer, B EGS to informn his numerous friends and customers that he has reduced the price of his superior Bone Dust to £5 per ton. Delivered at Iailway Station, or on the Wharf, Melbourne. GUARANTEED GENUINE. OBDERIS PIIOMP'TLY DISPATCHED. 407 Post-office Place West, Three doors fromnt Queen-street, MELBOURNE. To be obtained lthroughi Messrs Bir'chnell, Barridge and Porter, Local AursEss. THE UNWISE MERCHANT. Oine day when business ran down low Deep glomut sat on autercltar t -brow An...
NARRACAN SHIRE COUNCIL. CORRESPONDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
NARRACAN SHIRE COUNCIL. 1 The ordinary meeting of the Narra can Shire Council was baldon Friday, and was attended by President Williams and Crs. Branigan, Bilson, Crisp, Campbell, Hunter, Lloyd, and PowellU. CORRESPONDENCE. 4 From Shire of Bulu Buln re altera- r tion of boundary, asking council to I write to the department, stating they P were agreeable to the proposed altera tion, so as to expedite matters.-Sec retary to write. I From Treasury, Melbourne, forward ing £308 li5 7d. council's proportion i of the municipal subsidy for the half year ending December 31, 1894.-Re- t ceived. From Department of Public Works, c stating that the Lands Department was desirous of affecting the deviation 1 of a road in the parish of Darnum. and asking councilto submit an application c in order to give effect to the proposal. - Motion. From office of Lands and Survey. t stating that it had been reported that I council had excised a road through the i property of Mr. Miller, Trafalgar South and ha...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
Auctioneers' Notices HENRY HANSEN, Stock, Estate and General Commission Agent, QUEEN ST., WARRAGUL. - Clearing Sales Conducted. - STOCK ENTERED FOR THE BULK BULN AND WAIRIAGUL MARKETS - FREE OF CHARGE. - Valuations Undertaken -Loans Arranged. Locah RmEHsmETrAvE or MESSRS. WM. HAMILTON & CO. Buln Buln Monthly Market. SATURDAY, 23sm MARCH, 1895. M. RA3MLTON & CO. will sell by S public auction, at their yards, Turf Club Hotel, on above date, at 1 o'clock For Owners-. Horses. Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, dc. WI. HAMILTON & CO., Warragul, and 120 Queen-street, Melbourne Warragul Monthly Market. FRIDAY, Sri APRIL, 1895. WX M. HAMILTON & CO. willhold their V next Monthly Sale at their yards, at rear of Lyons' Livery Stables, on the above date, when they will offer Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, &c. WM. HAMILTON & CO., Warragul, and 120 Queen-street. Melbourne LEONGATHA SALE. FORTNIGIITLY SALE. Thursday, March 14, At One p.m. Sharp. HM. HAMILTON &am...
THE Warragul Guardian WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED The Warragul News. TUESDAY, MARCH 12TH, 1895. NOTES AND COMMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
THE WJtarqgult guugdiar wrt WHICH IS ISCORPORLtTE, gile Warragul ýes. TUESDAY, MARCH 12rn, 1895. NOTES AND COMMENTS. It is one of the peculiarities of politicians, though one very easily explained, that when they are in opposition they howl for the other fellows to meet Parliament at once and call them traitors for causing any delay, and that when in office they estimate complacently that what the country requires is political tranquility, which can only be secured by the Government continuing to administer the affairs of the country during a prolonged recess. This of course is but ordinary human nature. It is peculiarly that of the present team. At the same time it must be admitted that they worked very hard last session. and are therefore entitled to a longer spell than most of their predecessors, and from what we hear they are going to take it. WhVat will you do when Parliament meets"? is the query put to Ministers. "Parlia ment hasn't met yet," is the reply sig nificant. As far ...
LOCAL AMUSEMENTS. "OUR BOYS." [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
LOCAL AMUSEMENTS. ,,OUR BOYS." -0 The Warragrl Amateur Dramatic Club.t i:end placin. H. J. Byron's well.known ecatr. Our Boys," on the boards at use rPblic-hall to-morrow evening (13th ) 1e are glad to welcome our old eids once more, for although the club teen m existence tor several years, a, which time it has done yeoman ie in the cause of charities, still, it1 rw t.Carly 12 months since we had ipleasure of witnessing a performance e On that occasion it will be tenhbered that the tragic drama, " Ten .. uin a BaLr-room," was most 'By;v played, and resultedin a very ca donation to the widow and ::,en of a poor fellow who lost his life an accident at the South Warragul saw :nee then, we understand the club has base rehearsing various plays, nst the number " Our Boys," but it as, * nuntil quite recently that they ser-;able satisfactorily to fill the rather Scas of characters, hence the delay I .nearig before the public for such a h--'ened period. Te direct object of the play is to pro...
THE DAILIES DISTILLED. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
THE DAILIES DISTILLEDI -4+---. Large quantities of potatoes are na t. ing export at north - west ports i Tasmania, and considerable di aptin ?? ment is experienced at the 'exi t steamers not calling. pectEd Australian frozen mutton is qlsted 2§d and 2Sd per lb. 'td Queensland beef is selling at 4d per lb. for hind quarters and for fore quarter 38d per lb. New Zealand lamb is realising p to 51d per lb. Mr. Jacobs, of Covent Garden, a well known fruit expert, in reporting on the Ormuz's consignments of Australian frit, says that shippers must send the fruit i, its natural state, and that it is iiposible to land them in good condition if dipt in melted wax. They should pack plox ; in stale cork dust. The R.M.S. Roune, which left f, London on Saturday took away in speci 1112,000 for London and £28 i0 fo transhipment to Hong Kong. In hir refrigerating chamber she has 11 ,? cases of apples from Hobart and 97o0 t cases from Melbourne. A great strike of 10,000 Leicester boo, operatives, fol...
TURF AND FIELD. ST. PATRICK'S SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
TURF AND FIELD. ST. PATRICK'S SPORTS. The handicaps in connection with St. Patrick's Sports, to be held at Warragul on Monday next, are pub lished in this issue and show that the entries are numerically of a very grati fying character. For St. Patrick's Day Handicap a score of competitors have signified their intention of entering the fray. Last year there were only 7 or 8 entries for this event. The increase is therefore very marked indeed. There are fifteen entries for the Quarter Mile Handicap-more than double the number received last year and-it is anticipated that the other events will fill up well. " One of the Saw Mill Boys" writes : Sir,-Allow me on behalf of the saw mill-boys to return our thanks to Tam O'Shanter and his kind coun sellors for theirofficiousnessin directing how we should spend the dividend accrued from the second horse Vanitas. No doubt when the old grey mare has found her tail, and Tam can see him self as others see him, that is as green as he imagines the ...
POSTAL INFORMATION. ENGLISH MAILS CLOSE AT GENERAL POST-OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 12 March 1895
POSTAL INFORMATION. ENGxrasl MAILS CLOSE AT GENERAL 1'OST-OFFICE. Pareles, 4.30 p.m. the day before steamer leaves. lRegistered letters, 11.30. a.m. the day mail leaves. - Ordinary letters, packets and newspapers 4 p.m. day mail leaves. Intercolonial, British and foreign Parcles P'ost.-Limit of weight, 11 lbs. Postage-United Kiingdom, 2ba or under, is. Gd.; enach additional 1 lb or under, 9d. India, 1 lb. or unider, is.; each additional 1 lII., is. P'urcles are also forwarded, via London to every colony and country to wlhich the United Kiingdois sends parcels. Rates and particulars can be obtained at any post otflice. - GENETRAL. Postal Iates.-Inland.-Letters.- Every ounce, Sd.; urgent letters, Gd. additional. Intercolonial.-Letterser y lullfounce or under, 3d. jiaclets.-Every "oz. or tinder. id. Booksand nimagaines.-Every 4 oz. or under, d, Newpspapers, 'd. -lPackets to New South Wales and Queensland, containing articles of any value, must be paid letter rate. Inland Parcel Post.--...
OUR DECREASING POPULATION. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 15 March 1895
OUR DEOREASING 'POPU LATION. 0- - An idea of the decrease which has taken place in the population of Mel bourne and suburbs during the- last three years is afforded in a comparative statement issued by the assistant Government ,Statist, and published in the -Gaszette."'' The actual population of Melbourne and suburbs on 5th April, 1891, .when the census was 'taken, was'4900,89. On 31st Decem ber 1894, the population based on the municpal returns is estimated to have been 438,955,- a decrease in 8 years of 51,941: . ir. Michael .)avitt, the. well known Irishh Homo. Rule leader, is sailing for Australia in the R-M.S. Areadia for the i purpose of delivering a series of lectures I. the colonies, .s
THE DAILIES DISTILLED. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 15 March 1895
THE DAILIES DISTILLED. A Collingwood husband, accordinu to his wife's evidence, is in the ll-'it of dining luxuriously in a hotel by himself, knowing that his wife and ch.Idren are without food. The minister of llRrv:ays was inicr viewed by a deput.:'un of sawi;i',,n , who asked that thl. ;.., for tile c.. of timber sent to 'oIiboriire for e. should berednc!d. Mr. Villiaws sai' t .e request in- .vd a quotio of .,iblie' interest, and -..ggested Or.at t bo , puta tion should se c-o l'roaeioer. .hey con sented to do so. His Honor Mr Justice lolroyd told a humorous story in acknowledging a vote of thanks at the Town Hall. He was, he said, sitting in the Full Court on a certain occasion when a member of the Bar commnenced his address in this fashion : " Your Honors, this is a simple case, a very simple case, indeed; therefore I have no doubt your Honors will have little difficulty in understanding it !" What followed the judge did not tell. Mr. J. C. Stewart, the official receiver and li...
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 15 March 1895
T. ELEGRAMS. Victoria.-To or from any station;rai? words or under, Gd.; each additional word ld. Name and .addreils of:?seind?irand receiver is not charged. " "N.S.\Vales .Ten words, is. ;additional word, 2d. - S. Australia and Tasmania,,-,Ten words 2s;; additional word 2d. Queensland and Western Anistralia. Thr.words, s, ; each additionl ,word 3d.
THE FROGS OF EGYPT. [Newspaper Article] — Warragul Guardian — 15 March 1895
THE FROCSOF EGYPT. We'are told that, as one of Pharoah's plagues, the . frogs, came up and covered the land: of Egypt. Many cesituries afterwards that human frog, thli'Manchurian, invaded Tartary. and his o olation s re in Aistralia a new Tartary, and in the present Chinese the new Manchurian who will cover Australia, And all these alarmists have now to sing exceedingly small, for the reason that the Chinaman has been proved in capable of war on his own ground, and, therefore. unable even to imagine his invasion of a foreign territory. The reason is not far to seek. The Manchvrian and the Tartar who made ndlch stubbon resistences were flesh eaters; they rode their horses usntil they died, and then ate the remains. But the Chinaman is weak, mainly ?ecause of his diet, and his long hereditament of oppression. The treatment of the wonderful machinery of the stomach makes the man, and he who follows the rule of his kind, and is as omnivorous as his teeth prove lie should be and no more,...