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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

Make Your Money Go a Long Way. In these times o( hi£h>cost'oHiving it is a vital matter to get the utmost purchasing power out of your money, but opportunities lor 'exceptional savings do not come often. Thus it will be welcome news to the community of keen buyers that we are holding our Great Summer Sale when a Remarkable Series ol Bargains will be seea in every Department. Immense price reductions have been made. We will fpare no effort to make this event the most successful yet held {a the District. Unprecedented Values, which will prove a revelation lo the keenest shopper who has attended our previous Sales. You can depend upon getting A GREAT RUN FOR YOUR MONEY •—in fact, your money will travel further at our Store than it erar has done before with us or anywhere else. LOADS of BARGAINS for Little Money The First Week of our Sale has bean a groat 8UOO08B. Tho Second Woak will be greater. The Millinery Department is an eye-opener for Bargains. Wo don't intend to carry over a ...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

A GREAT SUFFERER FROM DISEASED KIDNEYS & GRAVEL. QUICKLY CURED P.Y 'DR. SHELDON'S (1IN PILLS. " I have been a great. sulferer for many years with iJiHeased Kidficys, Gravel and Scalding," writes Mrs K. O'Grady, S Clayton-street, Ualmain, N.S.NV. "At times I was so had 1 eould not do my work. The pains in my hark were so severe in tin- morning tliat 1 was unable lo get out of bed withoui. assistance, and when I stooped to pick anything up, it. was with great dilliculty that I eould straighten myself again. I always felt very languid and and very irritable. I tried many ditl'er ent kinds of remedies, hut derived no benefit whatever. One day 1 was speaking to a fady friend and she strongly advised mi- to try UrSheldon's Gin l'ills*. 1 thought, they would hi' the same :h t)*«» other remedies, 1 am happy to say that they are tin* best pills I hav» t'Vt'V come across, for after taking tin* first dose I felt greatly relieved, and I continued taking (hem, and after a small course I ...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARKETS. BALLARAT STOCK SALES. Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

MARKETS. ? ballaratstock sales. Tuesday. Fat cattle : 221 head came to hand for to-day's sates, consisting principally of light-weight ateers and heifers. with n few pens ranging from good to prime quality bullocks and cows. There? wan a large attendance of the trade, conse quently for all suitable descriptions competition ruled very brisk; prices showing a slight improvement on pre vious rates, more especially forquality, closing very firm. Quotations : Prime pens of bullocks, Cll 10a to .£12 10s; extra, ,-Kltf to £13 17s Gd; good, £10 to £11; useful, .£8 10* to £0 10a; prime cows,£K to £8 17s lid; good, £() 10s to £7 1()m; useful, i'fi to £G. Calves : '16 yarded, including a fair proportion of good to prime vealers. The demand was very steady throughout, high prices being fully maintained. Best to £5 7s, Sheep; UiDli were penned for to-day'B sales, consisting principally of middling and useful descriptions, with a small proportion ranging from good to prime; less inferior sorts th...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MELBOURNE SHEEP MARKET Tuesday. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

MELBOURNE SHEEP MARKET Tuesday. Fat sheep: 21,000 yarded, comprising \W trucks and 1100 by road. The supply \va* a representative one, with an increased proportion of good and prime qualities. The market opened practically unchanged, but competition became animated and prices rapidly hardened to highly satisfactory prices to sellers. For all grades of erossbreds prices ruled from Is to 2s per head higher. For good and prime merinos prices advanced from Is to Is Gd per head, while middling and inferior de scriptions, consisting chiefly of aged ewes, were eagerly bought by graziers at decidedly improved rates. Quota tions : Prime crossbred wethers from 2ls to 21s; extra do., to 2Gs -Id; good do. from ISs Gd to 20s; second and inferior from lGs; prime crossbred ewes from ISs to 20s; extra do. from i!ls to 23s3d; good do., from Ifis Gd to 17s Gd; second do., from 12s Gd to l«ls; inferior do. from !>s to lis; prime merino wethers, l*rr»m INu fM »>lu. Aon,. good do., from l(jy to 17...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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PROPERTY SALES. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

PROPERTY SALES. Under instructions from Mr Mat. Smith, a cleatiug sale of horres, sheep, implements, household furniture, oaten straw, 5 acres of growing potatoes, etc , will be offered to public competition by Messrs Hrophy, l'*oley and Co, 011 the farm, Springmount, on Monday next, at 1.30 o'clock. Mr Smith's lease of the farm has expired, and all lots are for absolute sale. They include draught, horses, cows, sheep, pigs, farm waggon and dray, scarifier, reaper and binder, ploughs, barrows, separator, cbafTctitter and horseworks, buggy, troughs, tiarness, tanks, and a lot of useful sundries; also 10 tons of oaten straw. l*or removal there will be offered men's huts, cow shed, cart shed, loose-box, and household furniture and effects. ISuyers will do well to be in attendance.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Bowling. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

Bowling. AI a meeting of the local Howling Club Committee, held cn Wednesday night, it wan decided that the first round in the Pairs competition (Button trophy) shield be completed by Saturday, sStii inst (to-morrow ) The draw for the second round, which must be completed by Wednesday, March r i til. Is as follows:—Rev Harrison v. Cleary or Chalmers ; Richards v. White or Oxlcy ; Sleeman v, Grose. Three rinks from the Victoria (15il larat) club will visit Creswick on Saturday (to morrow) afternoon, to play a match with the local club.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BALLARAT PIG MARKET Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

BALLARAT PIG MARKET Wednesday. Cotfhlati, Buapo anil (.'u. report | Another heavy supfjly came forward tu-day, comprising all classej. A lull attendance of thecureru ami trade was prexent. liaconera—Another iiplnnilid yarilinjj forward, comprising u nui"1 of prime ((Uality, hut whilst «*' , ,r opening were equal t" ' ..al0a utthe eased a ahn^ * . iatu rates, prices baen*" towards the finish. Kent •^rs, X \ 5a to C-J 7s to l' l 8s 0(1. at I which price we Hold fur vendors, in puns of from ! to 7 head; extra,' (\ Us I Mr A. Johnson; i'-l IDs, 2 Mr Uer yartl; Hs *>vl. V>, Mr I', lte>*nn, ami 2 Mr Phillips whilst top of the market for pens was 11 12s lid, for S of Mr l\ Hejjan, t '.onions; odd pi^s, XI lUs for Mr Madden: good pens, M'-l 10s to AM la (id; others from .I'U; half-fat^, L'2 IUs to L'2 ISs. Porker^—The demand is .still firm. P»eMf i!2 JOs to M'2. If)*; a few ehoie" I >ts Jo :{<; ot.h 'r^ fr rn X'l. Forward stores, £1 U>s to .i'2 Ss Slips, '^s to 'A\...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
F.M.E.A. CONFERENCE. NON-UNION QUESTION. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

F.M.E.A. CONFERENCE. 'M . NON-UNION QUESTION. Tliu sccond annual meeting -of the i'.M.E.A. was commenced at Dayles ford ou Tuesday. About 30 delegates were present from different branches, the Creswick branch being represented by Mr F. Wilding. The president (Mr Howes) welcomed the delegates, and referred to the work he had ac plished since his appointment to the presidency in July last. Among other pl?ccs, lie had visited Maryborough, and as a result about 50 cyaniders had joined the association. The organisa tion had endeavored to enlorce the non-union clause at Bjiidigo and Ueaufort, and although the attempt had not proved successful, he regarded the result more as a temporaiy set- I back than defeat. iiolh strikes had done a certain amount of good, mas much as the association was numeri cally stronger than before. Referring to the dissatisfaction existing in some quarters regarding the federation, he was hopeful that things would turn out all right after the Federal president, w...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

THIS FORMULA REALLY MAKES HAIR GtiOW. Hi Some time ago I read in a paper a formula for a preparation which was claimed to destroy the dandruff germ and to strongly stimulate the hair growth. In spue of the fact that I had already tried m?uy preparations without benefit, and tt.y hair was thin and falling out very fa.t, I decided to give the formula a trial. Accordingly I got chemist to put up j ounces of liay Rum, i ounce of I-avona de Compusce, and L4' dram of Menthol Crysta' , a.:d applied it regularly every morning and night, rubbing carcfully into the scalp with the linger tips. Much to my delight aud astonijhniiut the intoleiable itching ceased with the lirst application, the dandrulT dis appeared, the lalling out of the hair stopped completely, and by the time I had used four bottles I had a finer, longer and nunc luxuriant growth of hair than 1 ever had before. I have lince recommended this formula to many uf my friends with equally koh deilul rcsullI unileisland that this lo...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MONEY-MAKING BY PATENTS. SOME NEW INVENTIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

MONEY-MAKING BY PATENTS. SOME NEW INVENTIONS. A plough of an ingenious descrip tiun is motor driven, and has shares which vibrate, Tho patentee iu Eu ropo wishes to find a liceucoo in Aus tralia. ilo (M. Jj. A. Hubert, of •Thrye.-,, Aube, l'Yancc), considers tho invention valuable lor this country, and lias authorised Messrs. G. G. Turri iV: Co. to ascertain what Umj ot the invention i* desired. by any one i'u the Commonwealth. Tiio patent is' No. 1-7M) ot I'JUS, and any person in U'Jv.sUhI may obtain further partion lar\» from tho tirm of G. G. Turn A; Co.», of the llialto, liVJ Collins .street, Melbourne, by whom correspondency iy iir.vit-ed. U'lSo can produce a useful invention in otu» or other ot tho following direc tions. and however simple, j-nlcablo when patented;' The.sn are iduis that appeal to tho re.-pectivo inventors men j tioncd: —' | A burmM* for weeds, and to cut I gra ss away to make tracks.—A. N. ami J. if. ^Meller, South Australia. Another whro strainer — II. K. Hu...

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ALLENDALE POLICE COURT WEDNESDAY, 25TH FEBRUARY. [Before Messrs D. Berriman, P.M., W. I. Toose and D. Anderson, J's.P.] [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

ALLENDALE POLICE COURT rt' ■—~ Wednesday, 25111 fbbuuary. [Before Messrs D. Berriman, P.M., W. I, Toosu and D. Aiideisuu, T's.P.I James Caliill charged Catherine O'Hallorati, married woman, thai she did, on the igih January, 191.1, in the dwelling house of the said James Cahill, feloniously steal, take and carry away ,£5 5/ of the money of the said James Cahill. Mr II. L. Lazarus appeared for the complainant. Me said under the facts of the information the accused stole ;£iS 5/, of which ,£13 had been restored, but £5 5/ was still owinR He took it that the full amount should be mentioned in the information. The P.M. said lie did not think it mattered at that stage. At tho instance of the P.M., the accused was given .1 chair so that she could siL down during the hearing In opening the case, Mr Lazarus said the informant was an old ace pensioner, residing at Clemontsto'n, and very lew people now resided in that locality. Cahill seemed a re spectable man, and lie lived in a one roomed b...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

IN STUDYING YOUR DRESS, STUDY YOUR POCKET TOO I I I Don't Pay IJiglicr 1'ricoa for Suite no Dottor than Mino] I deal strictly for Cash, con sequently 1 liavo no bad debts for which you liavo to pay. 1 import nil my materials direct from tho nmnulaoturor, and make all Suits on iny own promises. I can give you a largo assortment of shades to ohoneo from in jfancy designs And tho very latest Indigo D y o twoeds, worst eds. Vicunas, Twills, and tho famous Geelong Sorgo SAC SUIT TO M15ASURE. 35/" A largo ..ssuri mi'nt of Over coatings to choo«.o from nt thr« same prico. Patterns, Tape find S.M. l<'orni sent to any ad dress, Puflt W H BRUCE, 1UU PEOPLE'B TAlIiOK. Ifitf BOURKE-BT., MELBOURNE Robert, Purnell, AQKNT, MBLBOUKNE STKAMSHIP COMPANY. OABEIEB & SHIPPIKQ AGENT, STOBAGE FOE PEODUOU, FUBNITUEE, ETO. /->, i HOUSEHOLD * Coal Coal Wattle Bark purchased in any quantities. Telephone, 1203. 47 MOORABOOL STREET, GEELONG. V STADATBO PERMANENTLY CURES Hydatids, Liver and...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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FEDERAL ISSUES. SELECTION OF SENATE CANDIDATES. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

FEDERAL ISSUES. . SELECTION OK SENATE CANDIDATES. After maiiy conferences the People's Party, the People's Liberal Parly, and the Australian Women's National League have agreed to unite in the pre-election of candidates to coolest the six Victorian seats in the Senate should there be a double dissolution. Every member of any one of the leagues who is financial a month before the ballot may vote. Nominations will be rcceivcd by each of the leagues and will be forwarded to a central body, which is to Arrange (or the ballot. Probably the preferential vole will be adopted, and the pre election will be a little later than the 23rd of March, the last day 011 which the nominations will be received. The conccrted action of the three leagues is a long step towards the solidarity of the Liberal pirty, without which victory cannot he won. Whilst Labor has a ca;t iron organisation under which it is impossible for two Laboti'.es to oppopc each other at the polls, it is not enough that Liberals s...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HIS WIFE'S CHOICE. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

HIS WIFE'S CHOICE. With an apologotic-nir tho worried man wlio bud been gazing in tho decor ator's windows finally entered and asked to soo samples of wall papers. "About what price?" asked tho clerk. "Eighteenpenoi) a roll," said tho man. "My wife won't payi any more." "Well," said tho assistant, taking down a roll, "hero is something in light colours that " • "Oil, no, that won't do. My wifo says tho children get light-coloured pa per soiled too quickly." "Hero is something in a darker sliado with " "That won't do at all. My wifo wouldn't liko that bccauso it makes tho room too dark." "Hero is a design in a medium "I'm afraid not," said tho man nervously. "That has a small pattern', and my wfio says small patterns aro al ways monotonous." "Then how about this?" 6aid tho assistant wearily, -with tho big roses in it and the " "I'm'suro that wouldn't suit my wifo," was tho answer. "Sho thinks tho room is too small for largo pat terns." " Wo have a very protty pattern dono in a conven...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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FAINTING. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

FAINTING. Thoro are a ^reat many causes «>F fainting, but th« main basis of it is a general feebleness of tlio blond. In boiuo cases thoro is ;v constitutional ; tendency to it, and curiously, enough, this in frequently done away with by a familiarity with .scenes that other times would produce iho most violent famtncss. loung imdical students, just beginning iheir career, have ben I known to be overcome by ihu scene,-* ol tho dissecting-room, who in alter liio i became very lamou.-, and so to .speak, callous surgeons. Many young sol" dicra, who in very many cases, had hardly lull their mother'* apron Mring-> when they enlisted, and wlio bad land ing litb at sight even of an animal being tortured, have early learned to view all tho horrors of a di>>a.strous battle-field without tho ordinary compiimvi'm.', oi tho faint-hearted. Other causes of the tendency to Jaint ness are indigestion, and ail <>v« r-ween ing sympathy, and a case of minting itsolf, when oco...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

In Memeriam TANK.—In loving memory of my dearly loved husband, Edward Charles, and our dear father, who died February 28, 1913. The hush of death is in our home : Our dearest has been taken ; Oh, could we walk this world alone, With confidence unshaken. For many years our family chain Was closely linked together ; But ah ! alas! 'tis broken now, Some links have gone for ever. Their memory is as dear to-day As in the hour they passed away. Forget them, no ! we never will, We loved them then, we love then still. Gentle in mind, patient in pain, My dear husband left me, Heaven to gain.   With actions so noble, gentle and kind, Few in this world his equal to find. Sadly missed. —Inserted by his loving wife, son and daughters. Town Hall Creswick. WADE.—In loving memory of our dear son and brother, Tom, who was acci- dentally drowned at Shepparton on the 27th February, 1910. In the prime of his youth death claimed him ; In the pride of his manhood days. None knew him but to l...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Dean. PICNIC. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 27 February 1914

Dean. PICNIC. The Scrub Hill Sunday school   picnic took place on Saturday, 21st inst., at Park Lake, Creswick, and was well attended. A most enjoyable day was spent in boating, racing, etc , the weather being all that could be desired for picnickers. A.W.N. LEAGUE. After a short recess the members of the A.W.N. League are resuming work, and will celebrate their opening on Friday, 3rd April. An enthusiastic committee is making arrangements for a good and profitable evening's enter- tainment of music and recitations by Ballarat performers, also addresses by popular speakers.

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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HOUSEHOLD HINTS. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 March 1914

HOUSEHOLD HINTS. Very largo hats are extremely diffi cult to hang up soouroly. The dilli , culty can bu overcome by stitching a loop oi tape to tho head lining of the hat, The loop is easuy gapped over any hat peg. vVhon an invalid's room needs sweep ing, tho best way is to wipo up tho carpet rapidly with coarse towels u-ruug out oi cold water. This dis poses of tho din* without annoying tho patient, oitlier by tiuat or noise, and is iho method employed by trained nur ses. i'oisons of many descriptions, which havu been mtentioualiy or accidentally ..cu, may almost instantly bo rend ered harmless by simply drinking half a piuti of swoct oik, A person with a strong constitution ^ight tako-moro. Instead of buying ponny packets ol table salt, put: two pennyworth. oi lump salt in a cool oven to dry thor ouguiy, then grato and sift it. AViwi every four ounces oi salt, mix a tea spooiiiul oi cornliour, put into jars or bottles, and storo lor use. it will ne\ or get lumpy. A buttoniiolo wor...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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A LAKE OF SOAP. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 March 1914

A LAKE OF SOAP. Une oi Nature'* maivcU i.s to lm Mfii m tlu> itoi corner oi tne Stale «)i \\ o^huigtuii. It la a hike winch beat's tho uaiiic 01 .*?oap Lake, ami jr. three miics in iwigih b\ one nulu in breadth, 'liio water m liio take UiftLC.-» like u mixture oi soap and suit, and its peculiar properties arc such timt wlicit the water is heated, no soap is required lor a bath, lor a.-> soou <ui tile water conies tulo contact wj;1i tho natural oil el the .skin, jt is geutly rubbe*!, it loinis a beautiiul lather. Tho only di awJja»>k i.i that u ben ap plied to tho head, one'b hair is apt to turn j'roui lis natural Dolor to a dusty rod, if not washed with fresh water. In otner word>, it bleaches, tbo soda iu the water no doubt being tho cause of this. Tho Soap lake is well-known through out America ou account 01 itt$ wonder lul healing properties. Indeed, it is a&sortcd that its waters provide a ouro for all the ills tho ilesii is heir to. Kheuuiutisw, s...

Publication Title: Creswick Advertiser
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THE NURSERY. [Newspaper Article] — Creswick Advertiser — 3 March 1914

THE NURSERY. Home-made Picture Hooks. — Little children enjoy pictures, especially col ored ones. Books tor the mounting .or pictures sivd not/ expensive to Hv, hut- the mother or . nurse with con st ruciivo development will soon put to gether paste-board lids of boxes and strongly. glue n piece' of calico to the edges to fix thorn, in hook form to ad mit- of loaves and pictures to ho pasted later. A strip ot brightly pattern-d cretonne pasted over the whole, and two strings neatly seamed to the middle of each hack to tie iho hook together, make.s strong durable backs that "'ill Ikmip a lot of knocking about. Croat iv»» Product ions.—Perhaps, af ter all. tho rudely mado hook that- each child lias helped'to make and watched grow gives tho greatest satisfaction to (lie small folk after all. It is g<md to Imvo many hooks, and keep them dis tinctive as a class. The Animal Book may he started with pictures of horses, dogs, coat-, donkeys, etc.. gradually developing into an ani...

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