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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
Diamond Rings Diamonds make the ideal Engagement Ring * Your Jeweller P. W. Hammond HAS ADDED TO HIS WELL-KNOWN STOCK OF RINGS ALL THE VERY LATEST AND POPULAR STYLES, AND THI C SELECTION NOW DISPLAYED IS UNEQUALLED OUT OF SYDNEY. YOU CAN CHOOSE THE RING RIGHT HERE, BEING AS SURED THAT THE QUALITY AND PRICES CANNOT BE EQUALLED ELSEWHERE. REMEMBER! ALL DIAMONDS ARE OF A HIGH STAND ARD AND SET IN PURE PLATINUM WITH 18-CARAT GOLD SETTINGS, AND PRICES RANGE FROM 13 upwards: I .THE FASHIONABLE 'ARMLETS AND GOLF BANGES IN 9CT. GOLD NEW STOCKS JUST ARRIVED IN THESE SPECIAL LTNES. All Sizes in GOLFS from 7/- to 21/ ARMLETS from 15/- to 60/-. These Charming and Popular Adornments were completely sold out during the Xmas rush, the Good Values and the Quality offered by "Your Jeweller" were quickly recognised. Prices are lower still to-day. GOLD WRISTLET WATCHES ON EXPANDING BANGLES OR MOIRE SILK BANDS. Complete Stocks of All Shapes are again on hand.. The new Rectangular, Oval, and other Fancy...
Yarrowlumla Shire Council [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 7 May 1925
Tarrowlaili lire Concil The full council was present at the monthly meeting of the above held - last Saturday. The financial statement showed a credit balance of £308/19/1 to the General Fund, £135/8/8 to Sanitary Fund, and £760 Trust Fund. This was adopted on the motion of Crs. Southwell and Gardiner, and ac counts passed for payment amount ing to £98/17/4 General Fund and £25/18/8 Sanitary Fund, and the paying of accounts, subject to con firmation, £616/6/3 General Fund, £200 Trust Fund, was confirmed. Correspondence, received and dealt with, included: From the Engineer and Roads Overseer submitting their monthly reports. in regard to work carried out and in progress.-Adopted on the motion of Crs. Chinnery and Keeffe. From R. Cosier, Bungendore. ask ing to be paid a further £436/2/3 in respect of his road contracts.--On the motion of Crs. Keeffe and McIn nes it was decided to pay Mr. Cosier £360. From the Noxious Weeds Inspector in regard to stinkwort on properties in parishes Gin...
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY Molonglo Progress Association: Secretary, R. Brown. Molonglo Rovers Football Club: President, C. Chaulker, jun.; Secretary, G. Wellington. Federal Australian Rules Foot ball Club: President, J. J. Dillon ,(Westridge); Secre taty, 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).. Sg The names of officials of sporting clubs and -public bodies are published in this column free of charge Secretaries are asked to i forward names as it is de sired to make the list as :complete as -possible.
DISTRICT COURT TUESDAY, MAY 12, 1925 Before His Honor, Judge White. R. W. Abrahams v. A. J. Donnelly [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
DISTRICT COURT id TUESDAY, MAY 12, 1925 tl Before His Honor, Judge White. s ? tl R. W. Abrahams v. A. J. Donnelly. This was a case in which plaintiff b claimed £12/11/9 for goods sold and ti delivered, and also for hire of a| horse. t Defendant's plea was not indebted, £ that two loaves of bread were allowed him free per day, and that the horse a was used without any liability for payment. Robert Williams Abrahams stated: Am now a commission agent, and was previously a 'baker. Defendant was employed by me as a baker, and the arrangement was that he was to pay for bread that he took. He did i so for the first fortnight. After that ' no bread was paid for by defendant; accounts were rendered to him at in- I tervals. (Copies of accounts pro duced). On 27th March, 1925, gave defendants a week's notice as I had sold out. Also gave him all the ac counts in full, which he never dis puted. On one occasion he said he was taking his .wife to Bungendore, and that a car would cost too much, and...
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, MAY 17, 1925. CHURCH OF ENGLAND. Queanbeyan Parish. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
CHURCH NOTICES SUNDAY, MAY 17, 1925. - CHURCH OF ENGLAND? . Qucanbeyan Parish. . Quzanbeyan, 8 a.m., H.C., 11 a.m., H.C., and 7.30 p.m. REV. S. J. WEST. Canberra Parish. R.M.C., 7.30 H.C. and 10 a.m. St. John the Baptist's, Canberra, 11 a.m. and 7.30 p.m. - Upper Gundatoo, 3 p.m. " REV. P. G. WARD. , f"
IT COMES MANY WAYS BUT, HOWEVER IT MAY COME, THE REMEDY REACHES ALL. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
IT COMES MANY WAYS. BUT, HOWEVER IT MAY COME, THE REMEDY REACHES ALL. Kidney complaint may begin from many sources such as cold, injury by accident, or the result of other complaints. However it may come, Doan's Backache Kidney Pilla always act beneficially. Let this fact be an ever-present memory with you. All sufferers should be interested in the following: Mr. N. Cregan, Federal Street, Queanbeyan, says: "I am a shearer, and for years when following my occupation suffered terribly from backache and kidney trouble. I think the constant stooping strained my kidneys. Despite the fact that I tried all kinds of medicine said to be good for the complaint, I could not get relief, not knowing what to do for a cure. The pain across the small of my back was very acute, and afterI: stooping for a little while it was as much as I could do to stand up stA'aight again. The kidney se cretions were affected, being thick and cloudy. I was also subject to dizzy turns and felt tired and lan guid. O...
THE WOOL SLUMP AN AMERICAN VIEW. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
THE WOOL , SLUMP m" AN " AMERICAN VIEW. Mr. J. A. M. Elder, \ American Trade Commissioner; ' gave the Aus tralian rPess Association the follow ing comment on the wool situation: "The methods applied to selling Aus tralian wool are not different to the methods employed in respect of-other commodoties, except that the figures relating to the year's clip are usually more accurate than they are in the case of the season's export of butter or meat, or of the. year's crop of wheat. The methods of sale of Aus tralian wool are clean, scientific, and - well regulated. . Sellers, when the. market is especially adverse, as it is in the case of wool, invariably' cur tail their offerings. It seems to me absurd to push- the sale of wool when there is such marked disinclination on the part of buyers to operate. The situation would be very different if the world's requirement for wool wvere less than the total production, but the general statistical position shows this is not the case. Wool has had...
WETHERS FROM MICHELAGO [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
WETHERS FROM MICHELAGO Sheop and lamb supplies at Home bush last Monday totalled 9000 head. Rates for prime sorts were main tained'but inquiry for other grades was weaker and values lower. On the hoof at the Yards mutton made Sd to 6d, and hoggets and lambs 6id to 8jd per lb. A draft of comeback ..wethers from Mr. G. Fane de Sails, Michelago, made to 43/4 at Winch :combe Carson's auction.
LOCAL LAND BOARD [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
LOCAL LAND BOARD Following is the list of cases to be dealt with by the Local Land Board at Queanbeyan, at 10 a.m. on 15th May: Comarmation, Allowance or Otherwise A. J. Hadlow; 500 acres Cn.L. A. E. Rowley, 3521 acres Cn.L. P. D. Weaving, 5a 3r 28p S.P. (Maitland District). For Recommendation. W. L Allison, 1471 acres ABC.P., conversion of Sp.L. R. J. Hatch, 31 acres Sp.L. Thos. Bingley, 60 acres Sp.L. Samuel Bingley, 110 acres Sp.L. Aimee S. Donnelly, 320 aec. Sp.L. Aimee S. Donnelly, 320 ac. Sp.L. Aimee S. Donnelly, 120 ac. Sp.L. Applications for Addition of Area. W. C. Crawford, C.P. Patrick Smith, C.P. John Blewitt, C.P. The above three conflicting, for W.R. 666A.
MOTOR NOTES CARS AT THE SYDNEY SHOW INTERESTING INDICATIONS OF MOTORING IN 1925 [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
MOTOR NOTES n p CARS AT THE SYDNEY SHOW n INTERESTING INDICATIONS OF MOTORING IN 19"25 i a Whilst many thousands of motor- s ists from all parts of Australia will c have Viewed the motor exhibits at r the Royal Easter Show in Sydney, t and will in consequence have made t their own deductions, those who were , unable to attend this fixture may I welcome some comment on the part i that the motor played at this show, -and what the observer ,vas able to learn from an inspection ,f the aitra modern complete cars_ an chassis which were displayed there. Those who really take a construe tive interest in matters motoring will deplore the fact that the ca' ex hibits at the Sydney Show are not presented under one common roof, but instead are shown haphazard here and there. In one pavillion a number of stands were grouped, but some of the most important examples were displayed in their own private kiosks. In the opinion of- a great number of the visiting public it would be far better to set asi...
Wirths' Wonders [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
irllis' Wtlders No one seeing, with more or less wondering awe, the astounding per formauces that go to make up the de liEhtful programme submitted by Wirth Bros., during this season's tour., would ever dream of the amount of organisiug required for their, col lection or of the expense involved in bringing the artists from all parts of the world, During his recent tour of the world, Mr. Philip Wirth, in his search for new talent, found himself up against a very stiff proposition, for the world's stars who could easily command ex ceedingly high salaries without having to move far from their home centres, as it were, appeared loth to undertake the trip involved by signing up an Australian contract. Mr. Wirth, however, is a really "Big Australian" first, last and all the time, and by the time he had half finished telling circus stars in America of the natural ad vantages of Australia and what a fine place it was generally, he.had them anxious to make the trip, and the matter of the eno...
Rendezvous for Drunks. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
Rendezvous for Drunks. Since the removal of the local Fire Brigade's engine from the little engine house situated close to the bridge on the western bank of the river, that building has become a rendezvous at night for " boozers " who usually do their drinking under the shelter of the willows a short distance farther down the riverside. The doors of the engine house have been left unlocked, and of course the temptation to get under shelter in the wet and cold weather is paramount; but some of those who have yielded to the temptation to enter the ex-fire engine house for protection from the elements do not play the game fair, and even make themselves objectionbale to pedestrians who pass by on the bridge. Quite early on Tuesday night last, for instance, a number of men, all well full of beer, congregated in the house, their loud voices whilst singing all kinds of songs, which were interspersed with obsene language, being distinctly beard on the bridge and also well up into Monaro Str...
(Published by arrangement.) Lower Moral Standards. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
(Published airrangement.) Lower Moral Standards. General Sherwood, a veteran mem ber of the House of Representatives (U.S.A.), recently gave his views on Prohibition to the New York "World " " I am not a drinking man," he said. ' I am a teetotaler. I signed the pledge when I was a. young man, and I don't drink, smoke, chew tobacco, or gum. But I am not blind to the fact that the present Prohibition law is a failure. Our penitentiaries are filled to overflowing. Our increasing crime records are startling. Now when they send new prisoners to Leavenworth they have to pardon others to give rooms to the new vic tims. We are becoming a nation of law. breakers and of hypocrites. The bootlegging aristocracy is filling both our jails and our palaces. Our moral standards are daily becoming lower I would not have foolish laws made. When you admit the necessity of sump fuary laws, or laws governing personal abits,'you admit the decadence of a people." `The total sales of Australian pro ddi at W...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
H. A. BARRACLOUGH LTD. Opticians,. 385 George St., Sydney, NEXT VISIT QUEANBEYAN, on Tuesday, 26th May, front 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Commercial Hotel, Queanbeyan. The firm has visited this, town regularly for thirty years. SANDER'S EUCALYPTI EXTRACT The unequalled remedy for colds, Influenza, bronchitis, lung trouble, neuralgia, diarrhoea, rheumatism, SANDER'S EXTRACT, the surest protection from all infectious fever. diphtheria, meningitis, SANDER'S EXTRACT, the great healer of wounds, burns, ulcers, sprains, skin diseases, SANDER'S EXTRACT proved at Supreme Court, Victoria, to contain antis6ptic and healing substances not present in other euca lyptus preparations, hence its superl, or anid unique curative power. SAN DER'S EXTRACT, the only eucalyp tus product refined by special process is free from irritating and heart depressing ingredients of the com mon eucalpytus oils and so-called "extracts," and is safe and beneficial for internal as well as external use. Insist on the GENUI...
LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
LOCAL AND GENERAL. ~-4--- Wirth's Big Circus will be " in Queanbeyan on Saturday, May. 23rd, for one night only. The programme will be crammed from end to end with delights for young and old. -4ft. 1in. Cow Rugs, 22/-.. Hayes and Russell Limited. Electors, your FIRST VOTE is the Vote that counts. Vote No. 1. for J. A. PERKINS. C. BADEN, Our, Jeweller, for Lacky Diamond Engagement Rings and Wedding Rlings. Old addreus. ustablished 16 years.* Mr. J. A. Perkins addressed a fair number of electors at Queanbeyan on Tuesday night and had a good meet ing. -Garden Spades, this week's price 5/6. Keeffe & Co M:t. 61n. Horse Rugs, with Leg Straps, 20/6. Hayes & Russell Ltd. Before buying that perambulator for baby call and see Elias South well's large consignment, just to hand, in all the newest styles. Vote No. 1 BLUETT ,the.Progres sivt farmer who knows the lands man's troubles. - "One Law for - Woman" to be screened at the Triumph Pictures on Saturday night, is. excitement a...
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 14 May 1925
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY 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. Queanbeyain Justices of the Peace.'--G. F.. DeSalis, John Gale, 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. McInnes;, 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, R. Southwell,-- C. A. Leslie, J. Deans (Canberra). Summons and Small Debts Court on the.. third Tuesday after the third Monday in each month. Bungendore Justices- dof 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 Peac...