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Women's Hospital Crown Street. (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
Street , (n n(To the Editor) Dear Sir.-Her ExCellency Lady Forster has issued the following appeal in connection with Mother's Day on behalf of this Hospital, which has been the birthplace of 24,000 little Aus tralians " The Crown Street Women's Hos pital is doing wonderful work for Australian Mothers and Babies, but ,more money is urgently needed. Will you please give a donation in honor of your Mothei' to enable the Hospital to carry on its beneficient work."' Because the need is so urgent I am writing to ask, if you could possibly see your way to' publish the above with a few facts about the Hospital to help our special Mother's Day appeal, which-is being launched on the 10th May next. Patients come to this Hospital from all parts of New South Wales. Dur ing the last thirty years over 80,000 women have received expert treatment and many, lives have been saved by the skilled attention given by the Honor" ary Medical and Nursing Staffs. Many of the patients are unable to pay anythi...
Queanbeyan - Canberra Advocate. Incorporating the "Queanbeyan Leader." THURSDAY, MAY 7, 1925 Police Court Before Mr. S. Taylor, J.P. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
Incorporating the "Queanbeyan Leader." THURSDAY, MAY 7, 91925 Police Court : Before Mr. S. Taylor, J.P. The following cases' were dealt with at the local Police Court since Monday: M ick Staples, drunk and dis orderly. Fned £2, or one month int Goulburn Gaol (with hard. labour.' , "'Thomas Ashall, riotous be hav`iour. Fined £1 or 7 days. .May Heffernan, larceny. By consent remanded till' May 19. Bail' allowed, self in, £10, and one surety of £10. There were two charges, the bail iii each case being the same. 'I Joseph Ryan, indecent lan guage. Fined £2 or one month in Goulburn Gaol. Alfred Thomas, behaving in an indecent manner; Fined £1 ',or seven days. . BOND'S FAMOUS 'HOSIERY, .Silk and Wool Mixture, comfortable and i still retaining their smart ap pearance. Miss Melntyre, Crawford Stret, Queanbeyan.
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY Molonglo Progress Association: Secretary, R. Brown. Molonglo RoversFootball Club: President, C. Chaulker, jun. ; Secretary, G. Wellington. Federal Australian Rules Foot ball Club: President, J. J. Dillon (Westridge): Secre tary, J. H. Tootell (Molon glo). Blandfordia Australian Rules Football Club: President, T. Saunders (The Gap); Secre tary, L. Brill (The Gap). Federal Territory Australian Rules Football League: J. J. Dillon (Westridge) ; Secre tary, J. M. Orr (Acton). Canberra Branch A.L.P.: J. Harrington (Molonglo). Wi" The names of officials of sporting clubs and public bodies are published in this column free of chairge Secretaries are asked to forward names as it is de sired to make the list as complete as possible.
HOME [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
HOME Do you desire to purchase a home by easy payment? You may do so by joining the Argyle Starr-Bowkett Ballot and Sale Society, Goulburn. Ballot Loans from £50 to £500 free of interest. You may also sup plement your ballot loan by a loan of equal (or less) value and thus double the ballot value of loan you will receive when successful in the ballot. You may anticipate your chances ,in the Ballot by buying a loan equal in value to shares held. JOIN OUR NO. 4 SECTION,, and avoid the payment of back subscrip tions, when loan has been obtained. Full particulars on application. J. G. HARRIS, Queanbeyan Agent.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
THE?' LAND AGENTS, QUEANBEYAN " IWish to announce that they are able to supply HOME SEEKERS with the Best Building Sites in Queanbeyan; en 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, £575, up to £800. The firm will be glad to meet you and give you every information. HARIS & CO: The La .ad A.geents QUEANBEYAN. W. B. BROADBENT Stock, Station & General Commission Agent Queanbeyan 'Phone 20 AGENCIES : ESSEX AND HUDSON MOTOR CARS. Cooper's Sheep Dip, Cooper Engheering Co. Ltd. Prophylatic Lick, London and Lancashire Insurance Co. Ltd., Dangar, Gedye & Co. Ltd. (Machinery and Station Supplies) -- ---, -- I mr. The Star* Pietures SATURDAY. 'To be shown at the Star Pictures before Sydney. Featuring ...
MOLONGLO SETTLEMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
MOLONGLO SETTLEMENT. -4----- (From our correspondent.) It is very pleasing to note that inspections of the living quarters at Molonglo are be ing made more frequently, with the result that the place is kept a great deal cleaner and more healthy than it was, but it will take very many of these visits from the health authorities to make this a healthy camp for the children as the conditions of living are very bad indeed. Seeing that the married man is this coun try's best asset, it is remark able that better provision for his family is not made by the Government. It must be re membered that the Govern ment spends many thousands of pounds bringing immigrants to this country, while its own people are forced to live and rear up a family in a place like Molonglo. But we people of Molonglo are looking forward to better homes from the pre sent Commission, which we be lieve is trying to make some arrangements for the married labourer who is playing just as esential a part in building this gr...
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL The' Federal Territory Aus tralian Rules Football season commenced on Saturday in anything but ideal football weather, it being far too hot for this game. There, was a fair attendance at the Westridge ground, about 200 people being present, when the Federals met Blandfordia who were no match for the former team, the scores being: Federals, 14 goals 16 behinds . .... 100 points Blabndfordia, 3 goals 5 behinds .. ... 23 points Those who did best for Fed erals were R. Gillespie, A. Ni cholls, S. Ryan, C. Reed, and S. Bastow, while for Blandfordia, S. Davis (capt.), C. Phelan, L. Brill and F. Wardell were the most conspicuous. During this match there was some very fine high marking done by R. Gillespie and A. Bailey for the Federals, and by S. Davis and C. Phelan for Blandfordia. To watch these four men was quite a treat, and they were frequently ap plauded by the spectators. The duties of field umpire were in the very capable hands of Mr. Holdsworthy, of Quean...
FEDERAL TERRITORY TENNIS ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
FEDERAL TERRITORY TENNIS ASSOCIATION. .-..--4.- A meeting of the above As sociation was held on Monday night last, the President, Mr. J. Esmond, being in the chair. Delegates present: Messrs. Smith and Dickens, Canberra; Martin and Limbert, Eastlake; Keys and Vest, Queanbeyan; Nish and Nish, Northbourne: Solly and Henry, Blandfordia; and W. M. Findlay, Secretary. The minutes of the previous meeting were confirmed on the motion of Messrs. D. Vest and A. Nish. Correspondence was receiv ed on the motion of Messrs. Martin and Solly. " It was resolved, on the mo tion of Messrs. R. Nish and Vest, that the competition commence on Sunday, May 10. Affiliation fees and lists of re gistered players must be in the hands of the Secretary by 4th May, the motion being support ed by Messrs. Smith and Nish. Mr. Smith proposed, and Mr. R. Nish seconded, that the inauguration of the Ladies' Competition be left in abeyance for next meeting to enable Clubs to state definitely whe ther they will be able ...
Lax Management. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
Lax Management. The defunct Queanbeyan P. P. Board was apparently most careless and negligent in the performance of its work says 'The Braidwood Review," In the case of the lease of a camping reserve to a Mr. Kelly at Burra an even stronger term might be justifiably applied. Again, at last Thursday's meeting of the Braidwood Board. which has absorbed the greater part of the old Queanbeyan Board's territory, Mr. Gordon asked the secretary if the boundaries bof the new PP. district had been properly defined. He be lieved that a large area on the nor thern end of Lake George was inclu ded in the Braidwood P P. Board, t while rates were being collected on it 'by the Goulburn Board. The matter should be certainly looked into: The secretary stated thiit he had already looked into the matter, and had already had returns from 34,000 acres which had hot heen rated by the late Queanbeyan Board. He stated that he would look furtheir int6 the matter. So far, he added, he had received 40 to 60 n...
ROMAN CATHOLIC. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
ROMAN CATHOLIC. , Queanbeyan,, 8.30. and 10.30 a.m. Mass. Acton, 8.30 a.m. Mass. Tuggranong, 11 a.m. Mass. REV.. P. M., HAYDON., PRESBYTERIAN. R.M.C., 10 a.m. Queanbeyan, 11 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. Canberra, 11.15 a.m. Gundaroo 3 p.m. Bungendore, 3` p.m. The Gap, 7.30 p.m. REV. A. J. CARTER. METHODIST. Queanbeyan, 11 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. Wattle Park, 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., Spring Range, 7 p.m. Eastlake, 7 p.m. REV. W. EVANS. SALVATION ARMY. Queanbeyan, 2.30 p.m. Queanbeyan, 7.30. Triumph Hall. A. V. WARREN, Captain. D. V. BIGNELL, Lieut. •- i MRS RAFF, Cameron Road, has a all stoek of Silk and Wool for NOSInRY on hand. Order will be delivered within a week. Samples may be een and orders left with MIS MeINTYRE, Crawford Street. *?ase No. 151.
LARGE INCREASE IN DODGE BROTHERS SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
LARGE INCREASE IN DODGE BROTHERS SALES. Dodge Brothers remarkable increase in production and sales continues without- inter ruption, an official statement from the factory discloses. Actual retail deliveries by dealers during February were within a few cars of 15,000, which is an increase of 23.1 per cent. over deliveries in Febru ary, 1924. Every week in February showed a material increase over the preceding week and the first week of March like wise exceeded the last week of February. While dealers' stocks are exceptionally low, the factory is turning out tars in such vol ume that it is hoped to meet practi ally the entire current demand. Production for the first week of March was over 1,000 cars a day. .Dodge Brothers sales for 1924 increased more than 25 per cent. over 1923, in the face of an 11, per cent. decline in the industry as a whole. These facts, considered with the pre sent continued increase, be speak a most gratifying condi tion, and Dodge Brothers are naturally optim...
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, MAY 10, 1925. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Queanbeyan Parish. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, MAY 10, 1925. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Queaubeyan Parish. Queanbeyan, 8 a.m. , 11 a.m., 7.30 p.m. REV S. J. WEST. Clanberra Parish. Molonglo, 7.30 a m., H.C. Majura, 8 a.m., H.C. R.M.C., 10 a.m. St. John the, Baptist's, iCanberra, 11 a.m. Glninderra, 3 p.m. Westridge, 7.30 p.m. REV. F. G. WARD.
Drowning Tragedy. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
Drowning Tragedy. A shocking tragedy has occurred at Beckom, near Temora on Tuesday. Mr.'and Mrs. Robert Parker and their two children, a boy and a girl, aged 11 and 9 respectively, were found drowned. The Temora po!ice state that the circumstances attending the tragedy almost suggest a suicide pact. A boy conveyed the news to the Ardlethan police, and the police ser geant and the coroner (Mr. McGrath), of Beckom, who carried out investiga tions. When the Sergeant arrived the bodies were found in the dam:, All four were fully dressed. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Parker, who lived a little more than a mile from Beckom, was a farmer. He was a recent arrival in the district, and purchased the property known as Martin's.
MOTOR NOTES BREAKING IN THE NEW CAR A Little Care and Thought Make a Wealth of Difference [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
MOTOR NOTES : BREAKING IN THE NEW , A Little Care and Thought I Malke a Wealth of Difference C 'Any number of- mechanical c precepts are hurled at the head I of the motorist, with the result I that, awed or disgusted by i their multitude, he is prone to s go to the other extreme and ig:. nore them all. Still, each of us a who buys a new car is possess- t ed :with the natural - pride' which goes with the acquire- c ment of a brand new article, t and motives of finance prompt i .us to follow out any rational c advice which will have the ef- 1 fect of prolonging the useful i life and the good appearance t of ou - model. There is a big distinction be tween breaking in the new car and using it in its early days in a manner that dill be more likely to break it up. The itch- t ing foot is the first temptation we. must resist, and no matter how we long to press the acce lerator pedal right home and to "let her out," we can only J indulge in such thrills at a heavy price, which may be ex- I ...
THE NASH CAR. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
* THE NASH CAR. Mr. J. Esmond, the Auto Ex change, advises us that he has completed arangements to handle the famous Nash Six cylinder Car, and will be land ing-one of the latest models in about 10 days' time. The Nash is leading the American mar ket in its class, and its advent to this district is awaited by several buyers who have heard excellent reports of it. Full particulars in our advertising columns later. The Auto Ex change has also been entrusted with the sole agency for Rap son's famous tyres, these being undoubtedly the world's best tyre. In such strenuous tests as the great track races in older countries, Rapsons have done as much as 40,000 miles with out a puncture, and are univer sally acclaimed by racing men as the premier tyre 'made Stocks will be carried locally.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
.. " 4 . . W , ,a ' oO01. -WILLD SThe world-wide goodwil which Dodge Brothers Motor Car has earned for. itself during. the past ten years, is emphatically the most valuable asset that Dodge. Brothers Incorporated possess. The public may rest assured that nothing will ever be done to jeopardize in the slightest degree this enviable-and priceless reputation. The policies and practice which have shaped the destinies of Dodge Brothers in the past, are in full force to-day, and will continue in full force so long as a motor car. bearing Dodge Brothers' name shall be manufactured. i·- IDOD6EBROTHERS.iNCORPORATED.DETROIt1 IN TIMES (F EMyR3 GENCY When on the road it is us?less to think quickly od gct quickly unless you get an instantaneous respmm from your car. Quick sh iftrom low There is 3s pssi speed ahead to tro bility of failure to verse and back again ccoplish gear shift. gives you a command So that you are never of your car not to cueght degagred i be found in say other or pn.... UNI...
LOCAL AND GENERAL [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
LOCAL AND GENERAL -----+---- - It Lord Mayor Stokes will ad dress.,electors to-night in St. 3 Gregory's` Hall. I Mr. R. F. Tetley announces a daily night and day motor service between Canberra and Queanbeyan. Stand by the Union Jack and vote No. 1 BLUETT, the opponent of Communism. M6neysavers Ltd. advertise another list of goods at.bargain I prices. C. BADEN, Our Jeweller, for 1 Lucky Diamond Engagement Rings and Wedding Rings. • Old address. Established 16 years.* No less than 18 cases of drunkenness have been dealt with at the local Police Court since Monday.- In each case the defendants were called upon to pay the usual fine of 10/-. Farmers-vote No. 1 BLUETT, a selector who has been through the mill. Goulburn Rugby League has decided to send a representa tive team to Gundagai on May I 30. Goulburn is asking for all gate receipts up to £40,.and 30 c per cent.' of all receipts over t that amount. Successful in his own affairs. BLUETT, the Progressive, can help you. Vote him No. 1...
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY Q M.H.R. for Eden - Monaro. Hon. Austin Chapman.' M's.L.A. for Goulburn.-Mes srs. J. Bailey, T. F. Rutledge S and J. A. Perkins. Police Magistrate.-Mr. M. H. C Cleeve, visits from Bega. Queanbeyan Justices of the Peace.-G. F. DeSalis, John Gale, P. Blackall, C. F. Wal ker, F. P. 'Woodward, S. J. Southwell, John McLaugh- R 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. McInnes, J. Murray, W. J. Darmody, T. Franklin, P. J. Sheedy, D. Christie, G. O'Hanlon, W. J. Knights, M E. A. Angove, A. Lazarus, W. P. Bluett, J. G. Harris, 9 . R. Southwell, C. A. Leslie, .J. Deans (Canberra). Summons and Small Debts F Court on the third Tuesday after the third Monday in each month. Bungendore Justices of the B Peace.-J. J. McJannett, H. Osborne, T. Flannagan, F. S. Falconer, G..E. ,Curtis, T. :F. Rutledge, F. G. Leahy. F Summons and Small Debts Court third Monday in each month. Gundaroo Justices of the C...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
i W. Venables, sA.DD-rn.ra, 3MONARO ST., QUEANBEYAN. Established 1903. Yass-Canberra-Quean beyan Motor Service Commencing from Thursdaj neot, 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, Prolirietor. 'Phone, Queanbeyan 166. I. BARa BER, COACH AND, CAR PAINTER, Signwriter and General Painter. REPAIRS] TO VEHICLES. Crawford-st., Queanbeyan. 'Phone' 143 (Private Address). Uit. J. S. DAVISON, L.D.S. DENTAL SU GEOi, Monaro Street, Queanbeyan, (next Harrison's Hotel) visits - BUNGENDORE First Wednesday in the month The Colonial Mutual Fire' Insurance 'oy. Limited.; The Leading Australian Office. Fire, Accident, Workmen's CGom pensation, Live Stock, &p. Low. Premiums. Liberal Settlements For full partic.lars, see *J. G. HARRIS, Agent, Qaesanbeyan. SL. DUNSHEA Auctioneer Land and IFstate Agent MONARO.STREET, QUEANBEYAr...