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RECORD WHEAT AREA. NEW SOUTH WALES FIGURES. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

RECORD WHEAT AREA. NEW SOUTH WALES FIGURES. It is ostimi.ted b.v Ihe Government statistician (Mr. Trivett) that New South Wales has a record area of .I.JOS.600 acres under wheat this .year. It is estimated that a little ovcr-threo and a half million acres will be reaped for grain, *nd tha balanc* cut for h»>.

Publication Title: Violet Town Sentinel
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NORTHERN WHEAT AREAS. VERY SERIOUS CONDITION. THREE MOXTHS' SPELL OF DRY WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

NORTHERN WHEAT AREAS. VERY .SERIOUS C0XDJT10X. THREE MOXTHS' SPELL OF DRY ?WEATHER. The Central Weather Bureau lias issued the following summary of the condition of stock, crops, pastures, water supply, etc., at the end of July, 1914, based upon tho reports of the meteoroligeal observers throughout the St.ito of Victoria: Reports from all over the Winimera, Mallee, and Northern country, which fonii tho bulk of the norfcbeni whea t areas, with absolute unanimity indicate for the end of July a very serious con dition. 3'his is the third month of very dry and frosty weather, and, though tho rains of the 29th July had n de cidedly refreshing ieffect "upon tho young wheat, the grass did not per ceptibly benefit. The latter had in deed gono off to such an extent that hand-feeding of slieep was almost everywhere being resorted to, and many farmers were under the neces sity of ordering consignments of hay from the more fortunate districts. Thanks to such measures and the rar ity of overstoc...

Publication Title: Violet Town Sentinel
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

IN MEMORIAM. ALDRIDOE.-In sad and loving re membrance of my dear daughter. Emaia Croxford, who died at Violet Town on 1st September, 1905. The one w» loved is now laid low, Her fond, true heart ia still; The hands that often helped us on Lie now in death's cold chill. In sickness or in trouble you wonhl always find her near, With a heart full o( kindness and loving word of cheer. So often our thoughts do wander To the grave that's far aw ay Where we laid our darling sister, Just nine years »go to-day. We loved you dearly while aliro, In death we do the same. Insetted by her loving parents, sisters and brothers.

Publication Title: Violet Town Sentinel
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IMMIGRATION SUSPENDED. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

IMMIGRATION SUSPENDED. Tho Victorian Government has bus. pended all its immigration work, tho Premier explaining that tho Govern ment has more important business to attend to at tho present time. Mr. Hagelthorn remarked that it was moro important for the State Government by see that tho people already hero ( suffered as little as possible during tho war than to attmopt to bring new set tlers hero at present. Several hun dred immigrants, consisting of farm workers and domestics, are cn tluir way to Victoria, and those requiring such assistance should apply to tho Immigration Bureau early. The im migration authorities do not know how the war is going to affect the departure of immigrants from the Old Country. A gas fitter named Ellis Mainstono 11, was knocked down and severely in jured by a train at tlio Nichnlson strcet crossing at Kootseray 011 Mon day. Ho was assisting in the laying of a gas pipo and failed to jump clear of a passing train. The injured man. who lives at William-str...

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LINSEED FOR CALVES. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

LINSEED FOR CALVES. A very good mixture for calf rearing is made of skim milk and Unseed gruel. Take two pounds of linseed overnight and let it soak in three gallous of water Next day boil it for 20 minutes, and a few minutes beforo the boiliug is completed, stir in V^lb. of gruel, made from flour. One pint of this boiled lin seed is added to three quarts of warm skim milk, and from the fourth to the ninth week the calf gets his allowance three times a day.

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THEY SAY [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

THEY SAY That n mixed doubles tournament is being played off on the local liuka. That players must hand in their cards by Saturday. That a phenomenal round was put up by Dr. Davies last week-.starting with four S's, he finished with 34. That the response to the Patriotic Fund has boen excellent. Over £70 was promised at Wednesday's meeting. That the list has now reached nearly £80. That the secretary. Mr Slee, will be pleased to receive further douaiious, which will be duly acknowledged in these columns. That tennis is about to be revived here, and a match with Balmattum on Saturday next is arranged. That the final of the W.N.E.F.A., between Euroa and Nagnmbie, takes place at Seymour, next Saturday, Murchison have the right to challenge. That Caniombo West won the premier ship of the Shepparton and District Association last Wednesday by defeat- | ing the Shepparton Imperials by 8.9 to 7.12. That Blackout, the local horse an nexed the Spring Handicap at Benalla ou Wednesday Inst in g...

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A CHINESE INCUBATOR. HOW HENS' AND DUCKS' EGGS ARE HATCHED UNDER RICE. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

A CHINESE INCUBATOR. HOW HENS' AND DUCKS' EGGS ARE HATCHED UNDER RICE. ? J ii an American consular report pub lished is described an ingenious method by which Chinese in the district adja cent to Amoy hatch both hen's and ducks' eggs. The breeder first takes a quantity of unhusked rice and roasts it, cooling it down by fanning or by allowing the -viiid to blow through until it is luke ivarra. He then spreads a three-inch layer of the rice in a wooden tub, and places about 100 eggs thereon; another layer of rice, the second and subsequent layers being about two inches in thick ness, is spread over the eggs. Each tub has six layers of rica and five layers of eggs, so that there are 500 eggs in each tnb. The rice is heated once every twenty-four hours, the eggs being taken out at such times. When the eggs are again put in the rice the bottom layer is placed on top and each of the other layers one row lower down, while the eggs previously in the centre of the tub are placed at the edge....

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TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

TENNIS. Qn Saturday next the toDnis club will 'journey to 13almattt|iu tQ play' * long outstanding return match. Will the warm weather appronching it is ex pected that interest will he relived and a series of instolics arranged, <

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THE MASTER PASSION. CHAPTER XV. WHERE THE BIRD HAD FLOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

THE MASTER PASSION. CHAPTER XV. WHERE THE BIRD HAD FLOWN. "I don't acknowledge that you have any right^ cither to my love or my duty," said Ida Duval, throwing back her head,, whilst her eyes Hashed haugh tily. ° Her husband was lounging on a divan, with the mouthpiece of a long ' chibouque" between his Hps. His feet were thrust into a pair of Orion tal slippers, embroidered in seed-pearls, the gilt of one of his feminine ad mirors, and the crimson and gold snioking-jacket and cap which complet ed ins costume, had once hung in a crowded stall of a Turkish bazaar. Tho room was filled with "bric-a brac, ' and quaiut artistic trifles, such as the soul of a "dilettanto" loves. Gorgeous shawls and rugs were strewn I about tho studio, draped on the nail, half-concealing the lovely face of n grisette, tossed on to a divan, or thrown across an empty easol. Thsre were pictures on every side, all depicting Human life at a time when old age is but a distant shadow in the far off future, and th...

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THE ELECTIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

THE ELECTIONS. Though the reuirim in many cases are incomplete, the result of Saturday's clcctioQB was a substantial victory foi the Labor party. For the Senate it appears fairly certain that the "Labor six" will be returned, while present figures indicate that Labor will hare * majority of at least ten . seats in the House of Representatives. As was generally anticipated Mr Palmer was returned for Edition by a substantial majority, the voting being,' as folloirs: No, of Electors........ 36,250 Subdivision Palmer Qourlay. AVODOI 240 ... 221 Brondford 290 ... 423 Cobram ... ... 147 ... 192 Dookie ... ... 159 ... 135 Echuca ... 1234 ... 1233 Euroa ... ... ,461 ... 345 Euroa South ... 314. ... 150 Heathcote ... ... . 617 ... 626 Elatamatite ... 152 ... 167 Kilmore ...' ... 850 ... 391 Kyabram" ... .-.v 1346 ... 549 Lancefield|...- .654 ... 871 M.ooroopna - ...... 412 ... 839 Nagambie ? 181'. ... 248 ftathalia ... ... - 586 ... 218 Numurkah " .,. 851... 44S Pyaloug .... ... 291 ... 119 ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

TRENCH'S REBIEDV FOR FITS AMD EPSI.EPSY OWES THS MVEHE8T AND LOMC-9TANOING CASSIA Sis Weeks' Trial Trartmsnt, Oalj FIFTEEH SfllLLIKCS, Carrlt?o Mss. SoitOUOlT, 173 Hontagne St, South Melbourne, wrote:-"My little girl Sylvia suffered from fits for twelve months. She had as ninny m 60 In one night and .omeone htd to watch her all 'he time. I had her under a feed ing doctor. 1 then tried an herbalist, but she was getting worse. When at the hospital Mrs. Freeman, of Alexan dra St., Collingwood, gate me a book on Twnch's Treat ment. I got a packet and the second one cured her. She has not had a fit for 14 months, and enjoys good health, I will BY.®1?*; be very pleased to recommend yonr treatment to anyone." TH1 ^IWH^BAOTFACTO^G-^' mmu Bocasr mr ms LIVE STOCK INSURANCE 111 CLASSES op STOCK INSURED AGAINST DEATH mom ANY CAUSE, F0AL1HS RISKS - COMMENCING WITH ATTEMPT TO FOAL AND DEATH FKOM ANY CAUSE THEEE AFTER. JATES LOWEST CURRENT. CLAIMS ?ROMPTLY PAID. \CTIVE AGENTS WANTED WHERE HOT REPR...

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POSTAL RATES AND REGULATIONS [where the term "The Commonwealth" is used in connection with these rates and regulations it includes Papua, Lord Howe Island, and Norfolk Island.] LETTERS. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

POSTAL RATES AND REGULATIONS [where the term 'Tii© Lo«»mou frekltih" IB uw*J in conuection with thess rate* and regulations it includes Papu&j Lord Howe Island, and Norfolk Island.J LKTTEHS. For every i ounce or fraction thereof. For delivery within the Common wealth 0 1 For dolivery in the British Em pire ., . 0 1 For delivery in the New Hebrides, Banks, and Torres I Lancia .. 0 3 For delivery in other places .... 0 2"i LETTER CARDS. For delivery within the Commonwealth: Sinaie, 1&. eaoh; reply, Id. each half. For delivery in the British Empire list of placeb under "Letters")-Sin ^ glo. Id. each. For aeEvery in New Hebrides. Banks, and Torres Islands-Singlo, 2d. each. For delivery in other plaoes- Singla, 2$d. eaoh. POST CARDS. oingle Postcards impressed with the Id. stamp, and Reply or double cards, eaoh half of which has the Id. stamp impressed thereon, may be transmitted to places within the Commonwealth, and to thoBo places, enumerated under "Letters," to which ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

hose who have taken this medicine are amazed at its splendid healing power. Sufferers from Bronchitis, Cough, Croup, Asthma Hoarseness, Difficulty of Breathing-, Pain or Soreness in the cheSt experience delightful and rapid relief, and to those who are subject to Colds on the Chest it is invaluable, as it effects a complete cure It is moat comforting in allaying Irritation in the Throat and giving Strength to the Voice, and it neither allows a Cough or Asthma tc become chronic nor Consumption to develop. Consumption is nci known where " Coughs" have, on their first appearance, been properly treated with this medicine. No house should be withoul it,, as taken at the beginning, a doss or two is generally sufficient and a complete cure is certain. "Sold by all Chemists and Medicine Vendors Grain Skins Ob Agency Co. Ltd All praoead* arc hekl In tract. Cadi ownor'o eeaslfia* ment !. otored by itself Odd can tie Inspected anr tlraa ap Co dote of sale. ft eel Ssfas Ev&ry Tessdey. G...

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Church Services. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

Church Services. Presbyterian-Violet Town 11 and 7.30. Stony Creek 3, Mr Thomas* Church of England.-Violet Town, 11 and 7.30; Moglonemby 3, Rev, D. A. McEachern. Methodist-Violet Town 11, Warren* bayne Weat 2.30, Baddaginnie 7» Rev. J. Edwards; Baddaginnie 11, Band 3; Violet Towo 7.30, Supply; Boho 3, Band 2; Upotipotpon 3, Band 1, Earlston 3, Mr T. Gibbs.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

Spring Ennouncenieiit! WE have pleasure in announcing tlie arrival of our NEW SPRING GOODS, and cordially invite you to inspect our Exhibition of the v, Season's LATEST NOVELTIES. in all Departments, commencing SATURDAY, 5th SEPTEMBER We are making a specially attractive Display in Millin ery; Ribbons and Flowers. This Department is replete with the newest designs in Trimmed and Untrimmed_Hats for Ladies and Children's wear. We are also showing a wide range of all the Newest in Dress Goods, Floral and Embroidered Voiles and Muslins and Crepes. Hnt/la'c Printer as usual we are making a I lUy IVJ S r I all la specialty in this line and haive indented a fine assortment which will be to hand shortly. As usual we lead in our Lace and Embroidery Depart ment, and are showing some dainty designs, Neck-wear being a special feature of this Season's dress ing, we have catered extensively for it. FANCY-WORK-In this section Miss- Tobitt has . selected some beautiful designs in White and colored ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

TO STAND TIIIS SEASON AT VIOLET TOWN, Anil travel the surrounding Districts. THE PONY STALLION, .ANDY is a beautiful bright bay pony u ttands H.2 hands, find is averyfasst mover in havniFs. Dandy holds Government ccrtilicato, No. -ICO, granted ut Alexandra parade, September 14th, 1007. Dandy's >>iro is Dandy Junior, by Old Dundy, out of Kvelyn, by Kobiu, who was the record jumpsr in hcv day, having annexed many pri/.es, Dundy's dam, Tibby, sire Toby, by I.yalta Doukin (hnportnl). y dam Sally, by Uripham Younj:, by Tum-o-shantcr (Impor* ted), g £ dam Nellie, by Quick Silver, by Tony, imported wuhh cob, Terms £2 10s. Guarantee £3 3s. £1 at first service. Balance when mare proves in foah All information can be obtained from \W H. WHITE, Violet Town* Genuiue Reductions For CASH ONLY. Commencing SATURDAY NEXT, . 25th JULY, and continues for Oiie: Month Only. R.- Mitche The PeopSe's Store. GEO. SMirH'S . SPECIAL SEEDS GIANT ASTERS, Stocks, Pansies and all Flower & Vegetable ...

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BALMATTUM. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

BALMATTUai. The Bulmattum ladies liavc formed' a commillec to collect and make up wearing apparel (or transmission lo the Red Cioss Society. The movement is toeing taken up very enthusiastically, nnd they must be complimented on their act on. Duty and loyalty demand their efforts in this noble cause, and every Tuesday one sees quite a for. niidable number busily engaged at the sholtorslied. Anyone desir ous of assist, tug should communicate with the joint secretaries, Mrs. Huddj and Miss Mc Kermn, from whom all information can be obtained. A tennis match took place on Satur. day last between Balmattum and Creigh ton's Creek, the visitors proving a little loo strong winning by eleven games, after .1 keenly contested battle. A very enjoyable afternoon was spent, (lie ladies, as usual, providing afternoon tea.

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BENALLA RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

BENALLA RACES. The spring meeting of (he Beuulla fiacing Club was held in fine weather. The princi pal event, the Spring Handicap was im propriated by the top weight, Blackout* Results. Handicap Hurdle Raca, of 25 eovs. Two miles.-H. Barnes's Pu2zled, 9.5 (W* Burn) 1 ; \V. White's Gillenbah 0 2 (Koopa) 2 ; B. McCormick's Pigeon Shot, 9.2 (Kettle). 3. Malet and Hesp^hot, 10.0 also statted. Betting 6 to 1 against Puzzled. Won c *ily by three lengths. Maiden PUto of 10 govs. Five Fuilunga. W. Quinn's Lady Trilock, 8.9 (\V. Murkin) 1,1). Kitchen's (Snarbelt, 8.9 (\V. Hoystead) 2, D. Brannigan jr. Corryong, 8.13 (J.. Red* fern) 3. Other starters-Hythorn, Dreafnport Wymleliue, and Lord Arniht. Betting-G to 4 agst I idy Trilock. Spring Handicap, of 25 SOVJ. One mile - W. Whit Blacknut, by Blackatone-Fil bert, 9.1 (\Y. Hoystead), 1 ; A. Turuley's Surefire. 7.G (Pellew) , 2 ; A, F. Culien'a Anona 8 3 (K. Parkhurst), '*. Polly Brown also started. Betting-6 to 4 on JJiucknut, 3 to I ugst Suref...

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GOLF. AFTERNOON AT HONEY-SUCKLE LINKS. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

GOLF. AFTERNOON AT HONEY SUCKLE LINKS: Over forty members of the Violet Town Golf Club spent a most enjoyable afternoon on Wednesday last, on the Honeysuckle Links, at the invitation of Mrs R. D. Crocker. A competition for trophies was played over a nine hole course, and the result for the Indies was a tie between MissK" A. Williams-^ 57-16-41, nnd Miss Sexton-5918 41. For the gentlemen, Mr E. Slee played a good round of 40-5-35, Dr. Davies from scratch also handing in a ca/d of 40 off the stick. On the completion of the round Mis Crocker entertained the visitors at after noon tea. Members express grateful appreciation of Mrs Crocker's kindness, and all en joyed themselves thoroughly. Members are reminded that next Soturday is the last day on which mem bers can competo foi Dr. Davies trophy. On Wednesday afternoon tea will be provided by Mesdames Johnston and Mcliachern, and members are cordially invited to be present.

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HOUSEBREAKING AT BALMATTUM. [Newspaper Article] — Violet Town Sentinel — 8 September 1914

HOUSEBREAKING AT BALMATTUM, At the general sessions' at Benalla on Tuesday last, before Judge Eagle son, two young men named Frank M.' Daly and Harry Marsh, pleaded guilty to breaking into tho dwelling of John Cnrlini at Balmattum on 26th July, and stealing clothing. They were also charged with breaking inlo and steal ing a gun, cartridges, and twopenco from the house of John Barton, at Balmattum, on the same date. Daly pleaded guilty, and Marsh denied tire offence, but was found guilty. Daly, who admitted prior convictions',, was sentenced on each chaiga to three and a half years' imprisonment, and Marsh to two years 011 each charge. The sen tences were concurrent in each case.

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