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"BOBS" AMONG THE BULLETS. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

"BOBS" AMONG THE BULLETS. "Talk about your commanders," said Tommy Atkins, "Bobs is the boy for me. I found out what he was in Afghanistan. My company was dig ging trenches, and while finishing one the Afghans began firing, and the bul lets whistled close to our heads. "Well, there was a kid in the company that couldn't have been over 18. Neier ought to have let him 'list. lie was always growling and kicking, and at the first fire, down he went fiat on his face, and laid there. Then along came "Bobs,' cool and easy, and sees the kid. 'Hello, there!' says 'Bobs,' 'What's the matter, you fellow, down there? Get up and fight with your company.' 'No, I can't!' whines the kid. 'Can't,' says 'Bobs,' Jumping dow-n into the trench and hauling the boy up. 'What's the mat ter with you that you can't? Are you hurt?' 'No, sir,' says he, "I'm afraid of getting hit.' --'VWell, you're a fine soldier!' says the general. Then he looked at the boyish face of the lad, and his face softened. 'I suppose...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HOW TO PRESERVE EGGS. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

HOW TO PRtESERVE E?GGS. F'ive gallons cold water, 2~lbs. finely sl;tked lime, lb. .salt, tIlb. cream of tartar: This mixture shoutld he stirred daily for a week, and at the endrl of that time, hav ing allowed it to settle dlown after the final stirring, the clear liquidl (which is then a saturated solu tion) should be Iourled off. It. is then ready for use. Put in the eggs fresh every day. The lady can please herself as to whether she pours ofl the clear liquid or not. We never used to do so uhen we preserved them that way yearas ago.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A HORSELESS TOWN. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

A HORSELESS TOWN. At tile doors of Indianapolis there is to be the first truly horseless city in America, and-save, perhaps, for those, places where onen,, goats, cam els. or what not else furnish native and locomotire power-the flrst horse !pesa city of the world. The actual construction work is w~ell under way, and In two or three years there will be a complete town. The horse that tries to enter, says the "Motor," will be turned back as stenly as motorists used to be from the strip on the Ocean Parkway in IBrooklyn. The man with the motor car may enter free as air. It is planned to make this city. which is named Speedway. an inIdus trial city devoted to the interests of the motor-car trade.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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GOLDEN CAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

SCGOLDEX CAKE. H Cal6. butt-- ly h. hltesugar. tcupslourI cupjtiiik ly t of 6 eggs, vhite of 1i egg. 1. teaspoon cream of tartar, I teinspoon soda, 20 drops essence of . almonds. Stir the butter to a c'rseaml, .mix wit sagar, whisk the eggs, add to the sugar and butter, then add floor ; l?stly, the sohtL. and cream of tar tar. put into a bhuttered nmould dustedl with tBe biscuit. Bake in a: moderate oven 1i hours.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SILVER CAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

*SILVERI CLIE. Two cups of flour, I cup1) butter, 1 cups stigar,; cui)p uyilk, whitbs of 4 eggs. i tenspoon cream of tartar, -I. tenspoon solda, 20 drops ?lnonod cssence. -

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE FOUNDLING HOME. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

THE FOUHDLING HOME. The new Foundling Hcme at "Keniliworthi." Beaconsfield, is to be opened on the 6th of next month by Lady Stanley, and elaborate arrangements are being made f ;r the occasion. A large number of City visitors is ex pected. and for their convenience a special train will be run from Flinders street, which will reach Beaconsfield in time for the opening ceremony, to take place at about 3 o'clock, and leave on the return journey at about five o'clock. The new home is about a quar ter of a mile from the Beacons field railway station. It is sur rounded by a large, well laid out garden and occupies an ideal position for a home. The pro perty, which embraces about 38 acres of land, was purchased from Mr Cchen some time ago, and since then over L1000 has been expended in improving and making additions to the old buildings and erecting new oLes. The main building, which will provide general accommodation for the matron and nursing staff, is a, substantial brick structure con...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BUTTERMILK CAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

BUITF.RMIIK cAK " ? . Five cups flour, '2 clps sugar, 1 cup clrranrts, I-tth|lespoon butter. 2 tenspoons carbollnate of sda., 1 quart bulttermnilk, 2 tablespoons cinnamon, . sonic - peel, or flavourted with vanilla .essence. lMix the but ter and sugar.- then nri. iiith the iotor and bllttermilk. .IHave ready )buttered moulds. Jtake in a mnod etrately luick oven.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CRANBOURNE RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

CRANBOURNE RACES The Cranbourne Race Club" held their autumn meeting lasr Thursday, when there was a large attendance and L100 was taken at the gate. There was~a good field in each event, and the racing was interesting. The results were : Brush Steeplechase, two milet -Steer's Bohemian Boy, 10.7, 1. O'Malley's Myers, 11.7, 2; - Well's Terga, 10.0, 3 Trial Handicap, five furlongs Davis' Rivulus 7.12, 1; Lang'~ Sven Hedin 7.5, 2 ; Swift's Joe 5.7, 3. Novelty Pony Race, 12.2 to 1-4 hands-Canty's IMasher Boy 7.4,; I ; Wi son's Little Jack 8.12, 2; Dowc.ey's Starlight 9.2, 3 Cranbourne Handicap, six fur- Iongs--Felstead's Strathdoon 8.4 1; Frawley's Bonnie Colin 8.0, 2; McConnell's Rawbell 7.1, 3. Novelty Pony Race, 13 to 14E --Wilson's Royal Banner 1, ML, Becker's Auraria 2. Srainton ' The Beau 3. Clyde Handicap, one mile- Felstead's Strathdoon 1, McCor. nell's Rawbell 2, Killick's Prob- lematic 3.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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Ladies' Column. SPONGE ROLL. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

Ladies' Column. SPO'NG E H)LL. I 8at :: eggs Ind 1 scant cup sugar until stiff and 'rothy: silt L curp flour and i1 tesnpoon baking powder, add 2 tablespoonfuls coL.l water to eggs and sugar, then stir in the flour and bIaking powder, lightly and quickly.; laur on to a greased tin, and hake in hot ovenr 8 to 1.0 minutes. This recipe will also serve for jamn sandwich.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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BEACONSFIELD SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

S BIEACONSFIELD SPORTS. The lheaconsfield Sprts Club eld their ainntal pfinic meeting -r Monday las: under favorable • anditions and everything passed ?t successfully. Tihe morning _ave promise of a wet day, but -y 10 o'clock it cleared, and '"t.ereafter the weather was all .that cotdi be desired. As a re sult there was a very satisfactory attendance, the gate receipts .totalling about £30-a substan tial iterease on the amount taken ,ast year. The ground was in .ood order, and all arrangements .for the carrying out of the pro ;gramme were satisfactorily -made by the committee. 'The riehildren's events were run off in •-the morning and an adjournment :2was then made for lunch. ,-Shortly after one o'clock the m-ore important events on the Aprogramme were taken in hand, :,,r commencement being made wi .th the District Handicap foot sa e. As in the past the foot .acing was not altogether a sue :.xess. The cempetitorsw.re few land the running, except in the .-fihals, was slow and uninter...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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A Self-closing Gate. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

SA Self-closing Gate. 'Ihe gate here illustrated is made of five pieces of 2-n. pipe, 2-in. ei bows, two 2-in. tees. one.piece- o[ 16-in. pipe, one 1k-in, nipple, one I1-in. elbowI one i-in,. flange, one -in.. flange, and one i-in. bolt. The. i-in. n pipe is connected as shown,. alld e.xtends through and ,i most to the bottom of the 2-in. pipe end of the gate, where it is Wnaatenr'd urth' the holt. 'I he ±-in. ,I'Ipc arld eonnccti.r1 'Ire plrL to piZ~c o~n f the guat.eCI .olth ak~tlping nrlc ,howi~t t ~. Whati the fIltI' i~i ia.lll Inr ,New~ X.,rkinc Cltii' t iry, r~pc:~ia lyS 1,1111 nlc~ uhich ntill mt .101 I V Ing' 0i hloliday I an1. Il:he 00111 powader coata froml i0n, to £1. a box. 1332R.

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

PNurse MTenies of Mica St., Broken Hill, N.S.W. who has a vast experience in fever and operating cases, and during her pro - cssional career has been associated with some of ADELAIDE'S LELDING SURGEONS gives her opinion, alter close observation. of the strengthening pGweCrs of CLEMENTS TONIC LTD., "For months I have read the testimonies of nurses in the papers, expressing their opinion of the valu able mnedicine, Clemnents Tonic. "I qualified for the pro fession over 4 O years ago, and in earlier days I was associated with eome of Adelaide's cleverest aur geons. Until 12 years ago I nursed in South Aus tralia, and arm at present on the Barrier Fields. I have had great experi ence, and can endorse the testimonies of the nurses I have re d. I have closely noted the effect of medicines upon my patients, and years ago was satisfied Clements Tonic had no equal. am still of that opinion. Use this as you wish. (Soined) NURSE MENZIES." Broken Hill. 24/1,13. l'¢r~iimilr oJ'ornginrrl etfrr ir...

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Monuments to Potatoes. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

Monuments to Potatoes. Thore are monuments to lhuman Ie iings. to nnimals, and. in one case k')wnI to the writer, to a lifelort. but. it has been reservedl to (er tany to rear lonuments to the p,?tatf?. A.t OfTenberg, in ('ermany, a pri \;tt'e doltor has ertctel a really l·.utiful m,vtnument in honoor of the pol-.t,. Th'r upper part -s a statue of Sir Francis Drake, who is allegedi to ltve introduced the Ilant rinto l'urope. This. and tlhe Idletstal also, is draped with gar l.olis of the potato plant, with full gto'u toibers. On\one sidle of the 'I.ed.t l is Drake's- name; on aun other the name of the donor is given. Nor is this the only (errman town~ having a Inonuntent to the glorifica tion of the potato. The town of 1Iurz has a similar stntoe to Drake atld tlhe pIotato, and in several of the small towns of tlhe Empire there are sinmilar nmonunlents. The funny thing about these sti tlues to Drake in associati.on with the introdluction of the potato is that-Drake hald.no more to do...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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PAKENHAM COMPETITION. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

PAKENHAMIV COMPETITION, Mr J;. T. Ramsay, potato ex pert, writes as rollows in this month's " -Journal of Agricul ture" : With the object of increasing interest in the growing of pota toes as a field crop, a~n raising the standard of cultivation and weight per acre, the Pakenham Horticultural Society, in October 1913, offered three prizes for the best three acres of potatoes grown within a radius of eight miles from the Pakenharn rail way station. Fourteen plots were presented for competition, and tlhese were judged last month. The varieties selected by the growers were Carmen. B3rownel's Pink Eye, Cook's Favorite, Dates and Scot tish Triumph, Carmen being in the majority. The crops were grown in the productive swamp land of the district. This soil is eminently suitable physically for growing potatoes, its freeness being just what is required for the growth of tubers of the finest shape and quality, while the texture of the soil is such as permits the pot' toes to leave the ground f...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

--Public Iotices. wr$K BOXRDER $OTELb, BER 'I5CK. -THE OLDEST HOTEL IN THE DISTRICT. Golf Links opposite. - Good Shooting and Driving. Large Garden and Tennis Court on Premises for use of Visitors. Billiards. - Stabling. - VEhicles for Hire. [_? Motor Car parties and Cyclists catered for. Large Room for Meetings Free of Charge. Week-end Visitors catered for. JO1 P. )D. TRIPDO, Proprietor. . Phone Berwick f. Late of Broken River Hotel, Benalla. ,GI pPsL4N 8OT'Et, BEACONSFIELD A. B. BRAGG, Licensee. GccdAccoxmmodation. V'eek-end Visitors Catered For. Fiahing and Shooting. Golf Links in Preparation. Billiards. Good Stabling. -+B MOTOR CARS FOR HIRE. i+ G. . I .Irtin. & Co.. AUCTIONEER, SWVORN VALUER, AND PROPERTY SALESMAN. LAND SALES. LOANS UPON FREEHOLD SECURITIES. INSURANCES EFFECTED. CLEARING SALES ARRANGED. CROMWELL BUILDINGS, Opposite General Post Office, BOURKE STREET, MELBOURNE And at Beaconsfield (opposite Railway Station. Phone, Central 5546. Commouwealth ji3 ank of Ru...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

Bus iness. 'otices. TEETH TEETH TT tTEETH LIr IF. P uren t Eaire Reed. by tly Dertal Board of Vietoria, Will visit BERWICK every TUESDAY, r a clock till 5 Consulting Roam aI ,Ir E. WV Poynter's, Chemist. ' : Iso PAKENHIAM. Tuesday mrnings -9.30 to 11.45. Privake consuting room Gembrook Hote! A': ,NLtSiLnS EXrrACIONS 2'6. Crown, Bridge and Porcelain Work a Specintry, at Rsasonable Prices otee--No CHn.os rfl le f. Etractuous wata >rler give.1 for ARir. ' .1c: .? AL WORK. Teeth extracted by the most modern Painless System, At my Me;ropoli;an address I have fitted up an up-to-date h'urgery ri ,t.h the very latest American Electric Plant, including a Nisal In .zaIer Nitro Oxia Gas Plant, which is the very latest process fo: x.tractmng teeth. Inspection invited. T'ELEPHONae -Windsor 736. HouRS-9 till 5.30 and 6.30 to 8. ADDRESS-224 WILLIAM ROAD, TOORAK, Opposite DrHuckell's Surgery, I minute Hawksburn Station - ALL WORK GUARANTEED. W : eickhar dit's " •O : Charnpion *' -' Ta.~n4s $0W00...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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UPPER BEACONSFIELD. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

UPPER BEACONSFIELD. The Upper Beaconsfield Dra matic Club gave an enjoyable entertainment on Saturday even ing last, when they staged two short comedies, one being entit led " The Silent Woman" and the other " My Lady's Maid." In the first named the characters were taken as follows :-The Silent Womnar, Miss Ivy Camp bell; A Friend, Miss Wilson; Jack King, the Doct.r, Mr C. B. Berglund ; Mrs Wallace, Miss N. McLean; Mary, the Servant, Miss E. Hay. In " My Lady's Maid" bMadam Pendennis was played by Miss E. Campbell and Peggy Pendennis by Miss Ivy Campbel!. There was a large attendance and the chair was occupied by Mr G. H. Knox. the president of the Dramatic Club. The various parts were well sustained by the several players and the entertainment was a great success, The visitors at "Salisbury House " gave a dance last night to the members of the Ter.nis and Dramatic Clubs at an appre ciation of the enjoyment provided by them during the holidays. There was a large attendance and a mos...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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No Title [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

The annual fruit and flower show in connection with the local Presbyterian Church will be opened at 3 o'clock on Friday afternoon next by the Hon. W A. Adamson, M.L.C., at the Rechabite Hall. Entries close at 8 o'clock to-morrow evening, and all exhibits must be staged by noon on show day. A large entry is expected. As usual there will be a number of com petitions in the evening for ladies and gentlemen and all who attend can rely on spending an enjoyable time. A meeting of the Mechanics' Institute committee was held last evening, when the following members were present: - Dr Langmore (president), Dr Grif fith, Messrs Hehir, Miller, and Thomas (s.cretary?. Accounts amounting to £5 sl ld were passed for payment. It was de cided to spend £5 in the purchase of new books, and these will be available in a week or two. The question of lighting was further considered and it was decided that the matter should be de ferred till next meeting. Mr J. Warne met with a pain ful mishap at the Beac...

Publication Title: Berwick Shire News And Pakenham And Cranbourne Gazette
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WHISTLES AT HIS WORK. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

WHISTLES AT HIS WORK. "Pdy. boy," said Uncle Hiram, "don't, for pity's sake, look glum. An' don't set tight your lips as if they speechless were, an' dumb, When some hard task's before you, .or, though laboring like a Turk, The happiest fellow's he who sings or whistles at his work. A lesson from the buzz-saw learn, that rings with honest.glee, While into lumber it converts the trunk of stoutesttree, That hums a lowitoned melody when easlest's its lot,. An' always sings ,the loudest when it strikes the hardest knot. 'Tro make of every task a Joy you'll find's an art, worth while; The haidest problems of the world are solved .by those who smile. Abe Lincoln, when affairs of state perplefed him, deigned to chaf, Well knowing fogs 'would lift before the sunshine of a laugh. He Joked when those about him stood In- woe and gloom profound, Yet 'twas his laughter-wrinkled brow that fame undying crowned. He smiled, or likely chuckled, through each problem's softest spot, But shook with hear...

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A Submarine Earthquake. [Newspaper Article] — Berwick Shire News and Pakenham and Cranbourne Gazette — 15 April 1914

A Submarine Earthquake. -4----- Noar.tbe enri of the year 1ltoi, the (;lausgo,? steamer. CI;dillanc. ..00.1 tons reiiuter, while on a -voyage t.) Philadelphia, pa.siel tlhrough an ex traordinary and terriiying exper ience. arly. one morning the lookout re ported. the approach of a huge wave and far away in the direction indicatel, a huge volunie of water coulhl be mnade out, hearing steadily on towards the .vesrsel. Captain 31'Kny was irnnediately aroused, and hurried to the brildge. The Coa dillac tas. pult ilabout, s that she mlet the cataract of water how on, tinld while .cceryone ell.ig to any support available, the vessel was lifted high into thie air. with nmany feet of her stein clar. Then, as tihe wave passed, slle slid down in Ito the- follo ingi trough, her deckl s partly suhimergeil. Ahlost every thling ilovalle -was washed away,T blut the timel' w arnilg by the watch pro'vel the salvation of the crew. The sea was bh.servel tio he i -i a hlllillnoiItelIci state of cornnio...

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