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QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 28 May 1925
QUEANBEYAN DIRECTORY M.H.R. for Eden - Monaro. Hon. Austin Chapmaln. M's.L.A. for Goulbuirn.-Mes srs. J. Bailey, T. F. Rutledge and J. A. Perkins. Police.Magistrate.-T=Mr. M. H. Cleeve, visits fromnBega. Queanbey tn Justices of the Peace.-G. F. DeSalis, Johbi Gale; P. Blackall, C. FV Wal ker,. F. P. ,Woodiwarid S. J. Southwell, Joht ,McLa'ugh *lin, J. Keeffe, E J Walsh, F. Smith; A: ,HNevell, C. T. Campbell, C. W Southwell, .W. 0. Russell, A.H. -Collett, G. A. McInnes, J. Murray, W. J. Darmody,-T. Franklin, P. J. Sheedy, D. Christie, G. O'lHanlon, W.:J. Knights, E. A. Angove, 'A. `Lazarus, W. P. Bluett,, J. G. Harris, R. Southwell, C. A Leslie, J. Deans. (Canberra). Summons aind Small Debts Court on the third -'Tuesday after the third Monday in each month. Bunigendore Justices of the Peace.-J. J. McJaniett, II. Osborne, T.r ,Fla'nnagan, F. S. Falconer, 'G. E: Curtis, T. IF. Rutledge,. I.G. Leahy. Summons and* Small Debts Court third Monday in each month. Gundaroo Justices of the Pea...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 28 May 1925
W.0. RISSELL LAm, pgOPoITY a AEHERAL ASEIT AUCTIINEER Sehoel *t Arts Cha3Mbers . OUUAT3UYAN 'Phone 167 HAS FOR SALE BUSINESSES, Anywhere, Every Where, also one of the most fascinast ia for up-to-date man. TOWN ALLOTMENTS: 8 Splendid allotments at Queanbeyan North, a few minutes from Railway Station. *37/10/- to £50 each. Balcombe St., Splendid corner allotments, very cheap. FARMS: A wonderful opportunitY in Granary area of the State, *8/10/ per acre. PASTORAL PROPERTIES: A veryf Ane list of Choice Sheep Pro perties in handy positions; also about 6000 acres excellent fattening coun try at £5 per acre on freehold basis. HOUSES in all directions, espe cially in best position for workmen at Queanbeyan North. BEAUTIFUL TUROSS, the Gem of South Coast subdivisions. A few of the beet sites left at the Fishermen's Paradise. £10,000 TO LEND AT 7 PER CENT. ON BROAD ACRES ETCH AGENT TO1-n Liverpool and Leadem sad Ilebe Insaranse Co., Euaseett & Ce.. of Sydney, Mart-Parr Tractors, " The ...
SCENE OF DESOLATION. Headstones and Graves Damaged by Flood Waters. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
SCENE OF DESOLATION. ?-4 Headstones and Craves Damaged by Flood Waters. At the Council meeting on Tuesday night, Aid. Freebody said the scene at the local ce meteries baffled description; and as the result of the flood burials could not take place there at present; graves could not be located, and in some in stances they had been washed completely away. It might be necessary to stop further bur ials there. Aid. McCauley said it would be a wise move to call a public meeting of the trustees and others to consider the matter; it might be possible to arrange a working bee to clean the ce meteries up a bit. The Mayor said he could bear out what Aid Freebody had stated, it was most deplor able. He thought the Council should take action to fence the cemetery on Tharwa Road so that interments could be made there. It was the wish of the Federal Authorities that the cemetery near the river should be closed against further inter ments. Aid. E. Land said there were plans of each cemetery, and b...
Municipal Council. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
Municipal Council. On Tuesday night the post poned meeting of the Munici pal Council was held in the new chambers. The only ab sentee was Ald. Sacagio, from Whom an apology was received. The statement of the Finance Committee showed credits to the various funds as follows: General, £202/17/5; Sanitary, £197/7/3; Trust, £129/18/-; Electricity, £410/15/-; Town Hall a/c, £569/17/10; Town Hall Rates a/c, £54/7/1. The report was received and accounts passed for payment amounting to £132/9/10 Gen eral Fund, £140/3/3 Sanitary, and £400 Town Hall a/c. Ald. McCauley reported ver bally for the Building Commit tee that the following applica tions for permission to build, and plans in connection with the same, were in order, viz., McDonald Bros., cottage, Park Street; T. W. Lindbeck, cottage Moore Subdivision; A. O. Hus sey, cottage, Stornaway Road. On the motion of Aldermen McCauley and O'Rourke the plans were approved of and permission granted to build. In respect of Mrs. Hardy's application ...
Queanbeyan - Canberra Advocate. Incorporating the "Queanbeyan Leader." Thursday, June 4, 1925. RELIEF FOR FLOOD SUFFERERS. Council Votes £50. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
*aeanbeyana a nberra r/iducate. Incorporating the "Queanbeyan Leader.", Thursdiay, June 4, 1925. RELIEF FOR FLOOD SUFFERERS. - Couicil Votes £50. The ;question .of voting mo ney to assist sufferers from the late flood was brought, up, at the Council meeting th. oother night by Mayori Harris. He in timated that the Council had power ;to vote up- to £100, and his suggestion was :;that the 'Council buy four blocks of land and with the assistance of the Banks provide -fouri homes for the most deserving families. Aid. Taylor said- :there 'were a number of people in a pitiful plight and all should receive, the same consideratidn. It ,would' bebhard to pick lidt the worst cases, :and might cause a deal of ill-feeling :amongst the people . : Aid. Keeffe said the .May-. or's idea was a laudable one, but surrouided by many diffi culties; it would be hard to de cide who was the most entitled to homes. Hethought'that £50 should be voted- to the Relief Committee; andthey could put it to good use...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
·· . ,H R. o o -C a. THE L?AE ND AGENTS, QUEANBEYAN Wish to announce that they are able to supply HOME . EKERS with the Best Building Sites in Queanbeyan, en the Easiest Termns. They have Shops in Monaro Street, - Alletments in Crawford Street and in all principal Estates, vi.,; Killard, Karabar, Langdeue, Moriarty, Railway Heights, Canberra Freeholds, Hayes No. 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. ,HARRIS.& CO. The La,mcd AgeLltm QUEANBEYAN. W. B. BROADBENT Stock, Station & General C~ommission Agent Queanbeyan " 'Phone 2O SAGENCIES: ESSEX AND HUDSON MOTOR CARS. 'Cooper's Sheep Pip, Cooper Eugineering Co. Ltd. Prophylatic Lick, London and Launcashire Insurance Co. Ltd., Dangar, Gedye & Co. Ltd. (Machinery and Station Supplies) .,. The StarPietures ; , . . SATURDAY -NEXT, Othi JUN.E. WARNING! "THE TORNA...
TELEGRAPHIC NEWS SYDNEY, Thursday. THE ELECTIONS STATE OF PARTIES [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
TELECRAPHIO NEWS SYDNEY, Thursday. THE ELECTIONS STATE OF PARTIES At the conclusion of count ing the election figures last night the position still indicates that the doubtful seats are: Newcastle, Namoi, Ryde, St, George, and Sydney. St. George will probably de termine the final position of the parties. On the latest figures Labor has forty-three seats, Nation alists thirty, Progressives ten, other parties two. Ministers are of opinion that the worst that can happen is' a deadlock, with 45 seats each; The Premier, Sir Geo. Fuller, is convinced that the Coalition Party will retain seats in St. George, Wollondilly, and Par ramatta. Mr. Lang, the Labor leader, says that there is not the slight est doubt that Labor will have a majority of two in the new Parliament. There is talk in Ministerial and Labor circles of a reversion to sipgle electorates.
THE PROBLEM OF WEIGHING MOTOR LORRIES. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
THE PROBLEM OF WEIGH. ING MOTOR LORRIES. All the products of the State as well as our imports arc weighed at some period over weighbridges; therefore infor mation about these large weighing instruments is of in terest not only to engineering authorities, but also to every, progressive business man, A great number of the weigh. bridges in use in New South Wales were designed and in stalled long before motor trac tion was invented, and it is not generally realised that these old weighbridges, originally designed for weighing horse vehicles with an evenly dis tributed load, are quite unsuit able for motor lorry traffic. The majority of these weigh bridges are too short to accom modate motor lorries, and a general, but quite erroneous idea, has sprung up that it is possible to weigh such vehicles accurately by the expedient of weighing the front wheels and then weighing the rear wheels and accepting the added weighments as correct. The matter of ascertaining the weight of long vehicles ...
Closing time of mails at Queanbeyan Post Office. MAILS CLOSE FOR [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
Closi tie o as m atle Qeambypa raft DOce. MAILS CLOSE FOR Sydney, Melbourne, T.P.O. No. 1, T.P.O. No., 2, Goulburn, Yeas and Bungendore, daily (Sunday except ed), 7 p.m. Cooma and Michelago, daily (Sun day excepted), 7 p.m. Ainalie, Gininderra, Hall, Jeir, and Murrumbateman : Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 6.30 a.m. (by car); Wednesday and Friday (by train) 7 p.m. Majura: Wednesday and Satur day, 6.30 am. Canberra and Duntroon: Daily (Sunday excepted), 6.30 a.m. STharwa: Daily (Sunday excepted) 6.30 a.m. (ear). Gudgenby: Saturday, 6.30 a.m. Amungula and Sutton: Taesday, Thursday and Saturday, 5 a.m. Westridge and Moloeglo Settle ment: Tuesday, Thursday and Satur day, 6.30 a.m. Briadabella: Thursday and Satu day, 6.30 a.m. Burra: Tuesday and Friday, 6.30 a.m. (by coach); Tuesday and Fri day, 1 p.m. (by tnrai).
Queanbeyan and District Mail Services Time-Table of the Arrival and Closing of Mails at the Queanbeyan Post Office. MAILS ARRIVE FROM [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
Queanbeyan and District Mail Services Time-Table of the Arrival mad Clos Ing of Mails at the Q.eambeyaa Post Omce, MAILS ARRIVE FROM Sydney, Melbourne, T.P.O. No. 1, T.P.O. No. 2, Goulburn, Baunen dore and Yass, Monday to Saturday inclusive, 4.40 a.m. Cooma and Michelago, daily (Sun day excepted). 8.55 p.m. Ainslie, Gininderra, Hall, Jeir, Murrumbateman, Tuesday, Thurs day and Saturday, 1.45 p.m. by ear. Majura: Tuesday and Saturday, 6.10 p.m. Tharwa: Daily (Sunday excepted) 4.30 p.m.; Saturday, 2.30 p.m., by car. Gudgenby: Monday, 4.30 p.m. Canberra and Duntroon: Daily (Sundays excepted) 6.10 p.m.; Satur day, 2.25 p.m. Amunguula and Sutton: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 2 p.m. Westridge and Molonglo Settle ment: Monday, Wednesday, and Fri day, 6 p.m. Brindabella: Monday sad Friday, 6 p.m. Burr: Wednesday and Saturday, 3.30 p.m.
FEDERAL TERRITORY DIRECTORY [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 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). Acton Australian Rules Foot ball Club (Premier Team, 1925, F.T.A.R.F. League) : Patrons, Colonel Owen, J. H. . Butters (Chairman Fed, Cap. Commission); President, J. C. Brackenreg; Secretary. E. V. Proctor; Treasurer, R. S. Soward. Canberra Branch A.L.P.: J. Harrington (Molonglo). g The names of officials of sporting clubs and public bodies are published in this column free of charge Secretaries are asked to forward names as it is de sired to make the' list as complete as possible.
RIFLE SHOOTING. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
RIFLE SHOOTING. On Wednesday afternoon the monthly shoot took. place for the annual aggregate prizes of the Queanbeyan Rifle Club. Conditions were 10 shots at 600 yards, and the winner of the usual cash prize was J. Charlton, who, registered ' the fine score of 49-one short of the possible. Scores:- 600yds 1J. Charlton. ...... 49 :"E. G: Lewis ...... 46 G. Gregory.... .. 39 A. Fallick . .'.... 39 During the above shoot, "Bob" Lewis considered his chances good for lifting the McGiven trophy for 10 succes sive bulls-eyes,:, but dropped out on the eight shot to an in ner. J. Charlton was success ful, however, in his attempt.. Finishing 'with eight bulls ,in 'the shoot'he plugged two more through t'he black, and thus won the trophy. .I,
(Published by arrangement.) "COMIC AND HIDEOUS." [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
(PubUshed by arrangement.) "COMIC AND HIDEOUS." ~-4--- More and more unpleasant grows the atmosphere sur rounding the Prohibition Act, says the New York "Times." Its inequality and hypocrisy are illustrated only in part by its erection of the farmers into a privileged class, "making their own" undisturbed, and laughing at dwellers in cities and industrial communities The distinction between intoxi cation in law and intoxication in fact is edifying; but we have to remember that, primarily, a prohibitionist is a prohibition ist of other people's drink, not necessarily his own. Hypocrisy is so common in politics, that perhaps the larger dose to which so many politic ians have treated themselves and the country in regard to prohibition ought not to excite cur special disgust. We have also the glorious exploits of the informers to admire. Apparently there is no false hood or calumny too atrocious to be put into circulation, no perjury too gross to be com mitted, by some members of the si...
IS IT YOUR KIDNEYS? [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
• IS IT YOUR KIDNEYS ? Many people never suspect their kidneys. If suffering from, a lame, weak, or aching back, they think that it is only a muscular weakness; when urinary trouble sets in they think it will soon correct itself. And so it is with all the other symptoms of kidney disorder. That is where the.danger often lies. You should realise that these troubles often lead to serious kidney disease. An effective remedy for weak or diseased kidneys is Doan's Backache Kidney Pills. Read this experience: Mrs. N. Stuart, Crawford Street, Queanbeyan, says: "For some time I was a martyr to kidney trouble, the symptoms being pains in the back, dizzy attacks and bad head aches. My back was very painful, and I could hardly get about, as every movement added to my suf fering.' My rest at night .was bro ken, and I used to get up in the morning almost as tired as when I went to bed. One day I happened to hear that Doan's Backache Kid ney Pills were' a splendid kidney remedy, and, I decided to...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
1 DODGE BROTHERS 4 MOTOR CAR . MNor Car mis a eat o we* of en mel saeis?cIo. in driviu?. - is am?ple poi for stubbourn . eds.es-ther. is ma worry over the dJsstdm of bed roads,uor the com Smeuit 3of IhN 9sjars. Dode Brothe owr rav.. e con- 4 fo-eabý and -aolhy with aimime eaet. After a, th8i is the / 9e btio/f A•ioral1m Do Low To1/ig 1 /6r.Y S t9 1 Am Dtrali Sa.derd T . iNT .. £375 fTANDARDISED MOTO S 11LIMITE ASSOCIATE DEALER W. FREEBODY QUEANSEYAN Reece &Short's TM demasn daring the last week, 30 per cent. Reduction Special, has been gratifying, anl we are ples to make a further a/ouacement of Wes from which you can make yeour choice. LADEMB* CHILDREN. Just what you require, Woollen Dresses 8/11 to clear. Golf Coats reduced from 12/- to Woollen Jumpers reduced from 8/11. P8/6 to 5/11, 9/6 to 6/11, Ditto from 18/6 to 15/6. t10/6 to 7/11. Dresses from 19/6. - GENTS. All Model Dresses and Costumes 500 Pairs of Trousers from 5/11. at 20 per cent. reduction Your chance of savin...
DISCOVERING AUSTRALIA. Captain Cook of Industry. Millions in Manufactures. 1. [Newspaper Article] — Queanbeyan-Canberra Advocate — 4 June 1925
DISCOVERING -AUSTRALIA. Captain Cook of Industry. Millions in Manufactures. (By Stanley Kingsbury.) 1. Imagine a gigantic capitalist stepping into . the Common wealth to-morow and anncunc ing: "I will buy your raw ia terial up to £190,000,000 a year." - The primary producer wc.uld hail the appearing of a gol'cu age. Yet such an announcement would be the privilege of the Australian manufacturer. In 1922-23, the latest year for which official records are avail able, he paid £186,082,663 for raw material, mostly Austra lian. Moreover, he paid in salaries and wages in the. same year £71,133,152 of which more than £27,000,000 was distri buted in this State. It stands to the credit of New South Wales that its average wage in industry was the highest in the Commonwealth, excepting that in Western Australia, a negligible State in manufac tures. Until very recently the man ufacturer was the unconscious victim of the vice which grip ped Australia before the war -the evil of unnatural seif dep...