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BOWRAL IN A FIT. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
I BO WEAL IN A PIT. k COREESPONDENT writes :— ' Out of evil cometh good ; out of pleasure cometh pain.' Thus the festivities of the past week in Bowral have left a sting. Not only the I women, but the men have felt it. The accom I plished and fascinating wife of alocaiTesident I appeared at the Bong Bong races in a gown I which caused no anxiety to anyone but young I Miss Crabapple, whose crystallised nonsense I « inflioted on the searchers for things I ooaiio in a certain weekly. Miss Orab J apple, aforesaid, looking out for any I thing, something, or somebodv io cause I a flutter, victimised the lady in question by I rudely slang-whanging her millinery. Most I people of good taste sympathise with the aggrieved lady and condemn that style of journalism which drags from tho sanotity of private life persona to hold them up to public opprobrium. Aleo, did old Mrs. Battle-axe, from another daily contemporary, by hor partiality to tho I particular set cho chummed with, whioh set, I it i...
WIND AND WEATHER A BOISTEROUS DAY. A Rough Time in the Harbor. THE FERRY SERVICE DEMORALISED. Heavy Sons on the Coast—Vessels Weatherbound— Some Narrow Escapes. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
WTOANI):WlAlHEfi A BOISTEEOUS DAY. A Bough Time in the Harbor. TflE FEEEI SERY10E DEMORALISED. Heavy Seas on the Coast— Yessels Weatherbound— Some Narrow Escapes. ' Yesterday was one of the most boisterous days experienced in Sydney for many a month. Following an unusually dry winter and early summer, rain set in almost with the new year, and the weather has been very damp and changeable over since. Just when everyone was hoping and ex pecting it would clear up, one of Mr. Wragge's disturbances got in it3 fine work, and. before ? noon yesterday it blew at times something like a hurricane from the direction of south and south-west with blinding and almost tropical showers of rain. Fortunately no serious casualties occurred, though the beautiful harbor was during the afternoon and evening in suoh a vexed state as to demoralise a considerable portion of the ferry traffic. At midnight there were signs of the storm abating, and though wet and squally weather may be anticipated to-day, th...
WASHED OVERBOARD. A Marvellous Escape—Picked up by a Steamer. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
WASHED OVERBOARD. - A Marvellous Escape— Picked up by a Steamer. Whilst the Go-operative Company's boat Cygnet was coming from Manly between 6 and 6 o'clock a passenger named Fred Flowers, who lives at Riverstone, and works for Mr. Richards, was washed or fell overboard. The sea was at this time run ning most dangerously, and, according to the account supplied by those on that steamer, it waB not safe to put about, or make any attempt to save him. IT WAS TOUCH AND GQ whether the little vessel weathered tho angry waters, and the fQfety of all on board was at stake. Lifo buoys were thrown to Flowers, ,who fortunately Succeeded in Catching one. More fortu nately still, th'e Commodore, the powerful, Bteamer of the Port Jackson Company was coming in the wake of tho Cygnet, and, seeing the position, bore down on the ' man overboard.' They were fully 300yds behind, and it was doubtful if they would be in time, but they got near enough to throw him & life-line, which he Becured, and...
THE POLICE AND THE REVOLVER. When Constables are Supposed to Fire. WHAT M. FOSBERY SAYS. Not Aware of Any Improper Use. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
THE POLICE AND THE REVOLVEB. When Constables are Supposed to Fire, - WHAT MR. FOSBERY SAYS. Not Aware of Any Iny-roper Use. Owing to there being several instances lately where the police used firearms in making arrests — there being two at Forbes alone, one man being killed and the other wounded in the arm — a SmroAT Trans reporter hod an audience with Mr. Fosbery, Inspector-General of Police, upon the subject. Information was desired as to whether the police were authorised to shoot at any person ' wanted,' even if for minor offences. Mr. Fosberry pointed to Rule 90 of ' The Rules for the Police Force of Now South Wales,' whioh comes under tho cub-heading of ' TJso of Firearms by the Polioo.' This rale goes on to say : — ' If a constable endeavor to apprehend a person who has committed a felony or a per son who be is by a proper warrant authorised to apprehend for felony, and Buoh porsoa flies, knowing the intention to arrest for suoh f elouy, and with a view to prevent suoh arrest...
THE COOTAMUNDRA CRIME. A Supposed Clue as to the Identity of the Murdered Man. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
THE C00TAMUNDR1 CRIME. A Supposed Cine as to tho Identity of the Murdered Man. In connection with the diabolical crime at Cootamundra, a gentleman called upon us last evening and stated that he believed from the description that the murdered man is one John Anderson, who was some, little time since working at Dungog, and afterwards on tha northern beaches, eold seefcing. If our informant 'is correct, the murdered man had a considerable sum of money on him. The fullest detailed account of this terrible affair yet published in the Sydney Fress will bo found, on page 8 of this issue. ? - ?
INTERCOLONIAL SAILING. A Chat With the Bulletin's Captain. HE IS QUITE SATISFIED That All the Boats Had a Fair Field and no Favor. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
1 1 1 i . i i INTEBCOLOMAL SAILIM. A Chat With the Bulletin's Captain. M IS QUITE SATISFIED That All the Boats Bad a Fair '* Meld and no Favor. A eepobt having got into circulation that the Queensland sailing men, or some of them, who took part in the Intercolonial races in Port Jackson, had complained of some unfairness, a Sunday Times reporter sought out Mr. J. H. Whereat, skipper to tho successful boat, Bulletin, to get his views upon this matter and upon tho result of the trip generally. After sundry inquiries and jonrneyinga, that gentleman waa diaoovored at hia diggings in JLavendor Jtsay. ' What sort of a time have you hadP' waa the first query. ' Oh, a right royal time. The only draw back was tho weather, which has prevented us from seeing 'a^ much of Sydney and its sur roundings as we would wish.' ' Then you have no oomplaints to make ? Some of the returned sailors are reported to have oomplained of ' blanketing * and other foul play. ' I know nothing about it personally, n...
SHIPPING. THE TIDES. HIGH WATER—SYDNEY COVE. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 3 February 1895
SHIPPING, ? e ? THE TIDES. HIGH WATER- SYDNEY COVE. ? Morning. ; Afternoon* Date b. m. h. m. Sb-hdat, Veb. 3 « ... 13 50 ^ 1 15 MosdjlT, „ 4 ... ... 1 40 ... 2 16 ToEBDiT, „ 8 „. ... .2 62 « 8 38 Wbdnxidxt „ 6 ? 4 20 M 6 4 Tkchbdat, „ 7 ... ... 6 49 ... 6 25 Tbida?, „ 8 ... ...7 1 ... 7 80 Satobdat. „ 9 ? 7 68 ... 8 22 AEEIVALS— Februabt 2. Mennmir, str, 1980 tons, Captain Hoga Craig, from Uelbourne. Namoi, str, 1414 tons, Captain E. J. Skinner, from Newcastle. Wsndouree. str, 1640 tons, Captain V. Sheriff, from Newcastle, bound to Adelaide. DEPARTURES— Febeuabt 2. Peregrine, str, for Brisbane. Adelaide, Btr, for Melbourne and Adelaide. PROJECTED DEPARTURES. Steamers to sail to-day are the Fifeshire, for Oamaru, and Burrawoug, for Macleay Biver. Steamers to sail to-morrow are tho Arcadia (P. and 0. line), for London via ports, at noon1; Begii, iox Eden ; Sydney, for Newcastle ; Taupo, for Fiji, EXPECTED AEEIVALS. Steamers due to-day are the Kotomnhana, from Auckland ; Sega, from Ede...
NEUTRAL BAY AMATEUR SAILING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
NEUTRAL BAY AMATEUR SAILING CLUB. The above olub sailed a jib and mainsail race yesterday. The course was from starter's bout in Neutral Bay, round Orient bu'iy, Lightship, Sow and Pigs, Shark Isiund, Orient buoy, Fort Denison, and back to starting point. The eutries and handicap were: — Fixie scr, Bronzewmg 8iniu, Varuna 4min, Bnl Bui (imin, Naiad 9miu. Taipo lOmin, Ada May Minin, Vendetta 16min, Cariod 1 ?mln, Myee i!0miu, and Happy Thought 25min. Ihu time allowances I w«re deducted at the finish, which was ucoomplished 1 as follows : — If. H. 8. I Myee ... ... ... 5 9 40 Pixie ... ^ M ... 6 10 0 Cariad... ... ... 6 14 55 Vendetta ... ... ... ... 5 24 S9 Naiad filled and sank off the lightship. Soise six years ago Mr. Syd Gilchrist went to no end of trouble iu bringing into existence a superb 'i rator._ All Port Jackson knows the graceful lines of the Louelle. Slid is for salu at a low figure, and a barjain offers to one desirous of obtaining a good pleasure and raoing boat.*
BALMAIN ROWING CLUB. Thirteenth A[?]nal Regatta. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
BALMAIN BOWING CLUB. Thirteenth Annnal Eegatta. Balmain Rowing Club is wondronsly un fortunate in tho matter of weather. After having had about ten out of a dozen regatta days wet, and the last three or four in suc cession unpropitious, they and their friends wero congratulating themselves upon having happened upon a fine day at last. And it did look well when 'the stoamer Pheasant, ladeu with rowers and a great many ladies in all their glory of summer costume*, left the wharf yestorday afternoon. There was just a slight suspicion of a thunderstorm, but the first event was no soonor over than a terrific wind and ram storm came on. It delayed procoediuge, and considerably damped tho ardor of soiae of the ladies, who had to con template wetmusliD and zephyr-like costumes; They soon got over it, however, and recon ciled themselves to the situation by taking full advantage of the ample light refresh ments so liberally provided. Despite the weathor, there was a splendid afternoon's sport...
PRINCE ALFRED YACHT CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
PRINCE ALFRED YACHT CLUB. The first of two races for Commodore S. Horderu's prizes of ^£13 13s, JJ8 8s, and £ 4 4s, which was postponed from January 19 owing to that being the date for the Inter colonial 22-footer raco, was decided yesterday afternoon. The course was from H.M.S. Orlando's buoy, round tho P.A.Y.C. buoy at Manly, Shark Island, Fort Denisou, Pile Light, and back to staitin;; place. The followiug wore the yachts entered, -v i t fi their respective handicaps : — Iduna, Mr. W. M. Cameron, soratch ; Thelina, Dr. M'Cormick, ?tmiu ; Isea, Dr. Milford, 2Smiu ; Bronze iring, Mr. 11. M. Cockshott, 'timin ; Assegai, Mr. P. H. Sullivan, 2iJmin j Mabel, Mr. A. C. Jewett, 31miu; Labloo, Mr. W. H. Murrell, 45mm. With the exception of Bronzewiug all faced the starter, Iduna having a jaclryard topsail aloft, all the others carrying jib-headers, Lahloo sending liers down just before the start. In a light north east wind Thelina crossed tho line first, with tha rest iu a bunch, the limi...
THE JOHNSTONE'S BAY SAILING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
THE JOHNSTONE'S BAY SAILING CLUB. Just before the starter's flag fell a 'tip' came true. On board the Lady Manning was an old 'un. A gentleman with a yellow ochre complexion, no teeth, and a mighty tongue. 'We'll have it,' said he 'afore long, and it'l be a ' stinker,' too !' A weather prophet he wan on t.lm wav from 'D&woa Point to Goat Island, ana small blame to hiin. He oould see the storm, and when he Baid ' we'll havo it,' he know he spoke Gospel. Well, the starter had a wot time of it, and it was a matter for small wonder he did not want the Manning to pick him up. He went home for a chance, and hia ' mack,' probably. The race sailed was a 24ft Championship, aud no doubt under reasonable conditions it would havo proved exceedingly interesting. But, aB tho starters orossod the line tho good old clerk of tha weather took things well in hand. He played the 'joker' from tho south, and, let it be told, he spared neither wind nor rain. The poople on the flagship were glad en...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
COPY. Sydney, Nov. 29, 1894. Dear Sirs, — As a cure for Indigestion— to which I have been a martyr for years — I used your G-RANUMA as a porridge for my morning and evening meals for three weeks, and am to-day absolutely free from every symptom of my former trouble. On your recommendation I left off smoking and the use of all Btimulants, to give the GRANUMA a fair chance — as you put it — and I firmly believe that anyone who will follow the plan I adopted can cure themselves of the worst form of dyspepsy in — at most — a month. I look upon the result in my own case as almost miraculous. Do not publish my name, but otherwise you may use this letter in any way you choose. Yours, &c., ? * * JAMES INGLIS and CO., Dean's Place, Sydney, Sole Agents for Granuma WILL EITWELL ^ »? BOOTS AND SHOES. THE BEST SHOP IN SYDNEY (FOR BOOTS AND SHOES.) MY MOTTO IS: 'WXLiTj FITWELL MI MUIIV 10 . WITjXj weah well iLL GOOD? MAEKED IN PLAIN PLEA BE WE HiXj FIGURES. WILL PAEE WELL. PLEASE NOTE ADD...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
FREE INFORMATION. ? o ? FOB READERS OP THE 'SUNDAY TIMES.' We desire it to be understood that, while we endeavor to get thoroughly accurate advice for our readers, we in no way hold ourselves responsible for the opinions expressed. INFORMATION COUrON. F^°* Sunday Times. *»?«? This mast be cot oat and forwarded with any question. The following are the replies for the week : — FREE LEGAL ADVICE. M.P. : Sue in the District Court for slander. MabrickviIiLH and S.M. : Hold over till next week. Nemo : Yea, he oan eject ; bat if you are not a tenant ho cannot distrain. E.L.M. (Parramatta) : 1. Yob. 2. They can sue either the tenant or the landlord. N.A.B.: Yes, you are still bound by the agreement, as he has the right to assign it. SjeA: 1. I promise to pay A. B., or order, at ? , the Bum of £ ? sterling for value received. 2. Yes, it must be stamped. Veritas : Yes, as you keep such an animal at your owu risk, and must prevent it from doing damage to your neighbor's property. T.l. (Padding...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
COMPETITIVE PRICES. OUR INTENTION IS NOT TO CAREY OYER GOODS FROM ONE SEASON TO ANOTHKR. TO EFFECT A CLEARANCE WE HAVE MARKED ALL SUMMER GOODS IRRESPECTIVE OF COST. AND IN SOME CASES LESS THAN HALF PRICE. BUYERS CAN RELY UPON US DOING WHAT WE SAY WE DO. THESE PRICES ABE FOB TWO WEEKS ONLY. OSBOENB & CO., GENERAL DRAPERS. 1 5-7 OXFORD-STREET (ONE MINUTE FROM HYDE PARK.)
POPULAR DISCUSSIONS. For Men and Women. THE NEXT FOR LADIES ONLY. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
POPULAR .DISCUSSIONS. For Men and Women, THE NEXT FOR LADIES ONLY. We aro properly out of the beaten track in this now discussion ; and it is certain to prove particularly interesting. Only members of the softer aox are invitod to participate ; the geutlomen, however, will undoubtedly be en tertained by the resultB. The discussion ia on men s hirsute adornmouts, and the ladiea who writo ou the subject aro invited to say whether thoy prefer men to woar beard and whiskers, the board only, whiskers only, moustache only, or do they prefer clean-shaven faces — tho latter are at presont rather fashionable. Tho writora may give reasons for their proforence. Letters should be short and en- I tertaining. As usual, one guinea will be | awarded the writer of tho letter adjudged the be3t. All letters should be sent in as early as possible; at the latest, by Thursday, February 20. ___________ Do not suffer a lifetime of torture with rheumatism when an effectual remedy can be procured for 25 cent...
SHE WAS WILLING TO WAIT. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
SHE WAS WILLING TO WAIT. ' Something you wanted, madam ?' he queried, as she was going out of the shop. ' Why, I came in for a pair of shoos, and I've waited twenty minutes and no one has como uear me. I'm tired of waiting.' Wait ]ust one minute, he whispered. ' I've spout twenty-five minutes with this lady with the big feet, bub it won't take five minutes to fit your little No. 2's with something fashionable.' Although she wore 5's she smiled, and sat down to wait.
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Times — 10 February 1895
Funerals. THE RELATIVES and FRIENDS of Mr. WILLIAM RUSSELL aro kindly invitod to attend the Funeral of bis late beloved 'WIFE, Sarah Jane, which will move from his residence, No. 21 Edwnrd-street, Hedfern, THIS (SUNDAY) AFTERNOON, at 1.30 o'clock, for Rookwood Cemetery. WOOD and COMPANY, Undertakers and Embalmers. HE FRIENDS of Mr. WILLIAM GODING are kindly invited to attend tho Funeral of his late beloved SISTER, Sarah Jane RusBell, which will more from No. 21 Edward-street, Red fern, THIS (SUNDAY) AFTERNOON, at 1.S0 o'clock, for Rookwood Cemetery. WOOD and COMPANY, Undertakers and Embalmers. 1 rnHE RELATIVES and FRIfcJNDS of CON JL STABLE GEORGE M. EVANS are kindly invited to attend the Funeral of his late beloved BROTHER, Frederick William, which will move from hia residence. No. 92 Liverpool (Shadforth) street, Paddington, TO-MORROVV (MONDAY) MORNING, at 8.30 o'clock, for Rookwood Ceme tery. WOOD and COMPANY, Undertakers and Embalmers. fTHHE FRIENDS of tho deceased, Mr. JAMES JL...