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RABBIT EXTERMINATION. FINES FOR NEGLECT. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
RABBIT EXTERMINATION. FINES FOR NEGLECT. Fines for neglecting, to destroy 'rabbits -oh their holdings were > inflicted at the instance of; the P.P. Board on the following at the police court this morning, Mr R. E. J3. Rey\x=req-\ liiorid appearing for the Board in each case:—' !■..■■''■&lt;■■' George ■.Porter,' ' New Parle, £ 2, with 3/r'costs; John Sanderson', Bed-; gevebong, £ 2, with ' 'A/- costs. In the.last case, Mr Dowliiig, stock inspector, gave'formal evidence. T. K> Bowler, assistant rabbit inspector, deposed; that he inspected defendant's land. at' Bedgereboiig, viz., portions 134, Si), and S7, etc., on 14th OctobeV, 1911; lie saw defend-' ant at Bogan Gate five days before that; told him-that he was going.to inspect the land;' defendant-said, "1 wish you could put mine off for 3 months, 1 have just purchased it; I; know it is in a very bad state." As a result of inspection, witness found the land badly infested; the burrows were undisturbed; and only one mea...
CAVALRY TO THE RESCUE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
CAVALRY TO THE RESCUE. Residents of North Hill were disturbed oil Saturday night by an unholy row that occurred about .11 o'clock, and lasted till 1 a.m. : • on Sunday morning. Much language was' used, and'one : man was subsequently conveyed to-the local hospi-, tal, where'lie remains in :i serious, condition, suffering jfrom a broken jaw.' and the loss of a couple 'of teethl besides shock and bruises. The fracas was one in which a 'consider-.,, able number of people were , embroil- : ed, and during the height of the'iiie\x=req-\ lee cavalry reinforcements were call-> eu in. Constable 'Jenkinsori ' appeared on the scene, and made an arrest, and the details of the disturbance in our Potts' Point will come out iu the police court. . .
SATURDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
SATURDAY. 1.30 a.m.—Galarle, Bedgerabong; Condobolih, Nowlanas, Yarra Yarra, Carrawobitty, Eulorno; Traversdale, M'Pliillamy's, Raw\x=req-\ lin's, Hall's, Hope, Gemalong, Porter's, Kennedy's, Sweeney's,; Bogandillon, Cadow, Morgan Bros.', Borambil, Monwonga,' Pretoria, Warroo Police, Corin-' ella, Anderson's, Weelong, Speck's, Glenyarra, Uali, Rus-; sell's, Pearce's, Amor, Chandler's, Leslie's, . Warangla, Barry's, Boyd, Scott's, Tregal\x=req-\ ana. .55 p.m.—Sydney, T.P.O., Bathurst, Orange,' Moloug, Young, Cowra, Melbourne, Coolcamidgera, Parkes, Daroobalgie, Tichborne. (Late fee, 4.5 p.m.).
PARKES—BOGAN GATE—TULLAMORE. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
parkes—bogan gate—TULLaI more. l\ DOWN. Arr. uep.r a.m. a.mJ PAfeKES - 9.25!, Bogan Gate 10.50 11.10' p.m. p.m.i Trundle ... 12.5 ' 12.35*1 TULLAMORB ....... 2.20 I Tuesday, Thursday', and Saturday. j UP. \ Arr. Dep. p.m. p.m. TULLAMORE . . . . . . . 12.20f Trundle ... 1-55 2.30? Bogan Gate .... .'. .... 3.25' 3.45;h PARKES .: 5.20 Monday, "Wednesday, and-'Friday. ;;t
MAIL TIME TABLE. MONDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
MAIL TIME TABLE. :&lt; I MONDAY. i,t 7.15 a.m.—Parkes, Bogan Gate,1. • Condobolin Station, Burrawang: Station. 11.30.—Calarie. T : 3.55rp.m.—Sydney, T.P.O. No. -2^' Bathurst, Young, Cowra, Mel-'! bourne, •Molong, CookamidgeraK v' Parkes,Tichbor n e, Daroobalgie; t Goolagong, Nanima, and Toman-( : bil 'via Cowra, Grenfell via. T.P.O., Trundle and Bogan Gate via Parkes (late fee, 4.5 p.m.). 1
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
Norwich and London Accident Assurance Insure with F. RATH & CO., District Representatives. Personal Accident, Workmen's Compensation, and other Branches of Accident Insurance Accepted. Terms on application. Scottish Union&National Insurance Company. FUNDS, £6,000,000. Fire. Accident. Live Stock. Policies issued to cover Dwellings, Furniture, Stores, Stock-in-trade, Farm Buildings, Crops, Etc. Personal, Accident, Sickness, Workmen's Compensation, and Live Stock Insurance effected at lowest current rates. EDWARD WEAVER & CO. Local Agents, Forbes. Advocate "To plead in favor of, to maintain by argument." This is Webster's definition, and The Advocate that advised you to buy your CHRISTMAS CUTLERY, CROCKERY & GLASSWARE, HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, and KITCHEN USEFULS —AT DONAGHEY'S Ts wise in its day and generation. Ex S.S. Port Curtis, a Splendid Selec\x=req-\ . ' tion of PLATED. „\YARE, CARVERS , in Cases, and NIC-NACS. All Cutlery, Spoons, and Forks sold by t...
BETTER TELEGRAPHIC FACILITIES. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
BETTER TELEGRAPHIC FACILITIES. Owing' to the great increase of business in the Forbes district, the Telegraph Department lias, decided to erect an a.dditiqnal.line from Sydney to Forbes, and'instal: what is technically known as a duplex system, which, . translated, means.that -two messages may. be passed over the one wire simultaneously. .. This, is indeed good news, and we shall , now probably countermand -our order for a lnilloclc dray. •
A FINE CAR. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
A PINE CAE. - ; "~A big Siddley-Deasey- I8r24 motor ;ckiv attractedtsoine "attention in the street on Saturday. . It was owned by Mr F. Bastmead; , iivnd\cliaiiffeured' by Mr C. B. Nicholson. Mr East\x=req-\ mead, who hails from Coventry, the city of Peeping , Tom, is touring through Australia, picking up points .with regard to the suitability cf "'British-built niotoi- . cars to Australian requirements. The car got stuck in a bog somewhere last w^ek, and iMr Eastmead says they were three days without food. He looked it.
JOTTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
JOTTINGS.; ■••■'Mrs George- Greenhalgh,'-'-of Bu-l •gowra, died ; sudednly v at> her home yesterday. - Details of tbe sad^eventf have not'-yet.' reached us.''' - .'••Thermometer- readings:^rFriday, 94.5/70; Saturday, 06/66; - Sunday, •02/64; Monday, 05.57,73.3./ ■ ' ; Mr Geoi-ge .Weaver returned ,.to' Forbes _ this morning.: " His stay inr tlie metropolis was delayed through.1 the ilness of his eldest son; who isl suffering from diphtheria. Thev youthful; patient is in-, hospital : .at .Randwick, and how getting alongi •well'towards recovery. . ■ ■• O.O. (Old Orkney Scotch whisky),; the popular whisky. Mine's 0.0.*i T. S. M'Dade is offering a-rare lot-' of bargains in footwear just now.' Owing to .the duplication ot an order, he is up against the' problem of how. to dispose of a surplus lot of gentlemen's. boots and shoes-r-whether to, return tlleni to the manufacturers, or, offer tlieih 'to the public at. prices; which cannot fail to effect tlie necessary clearance. Well, he has...
The Forbes Advocate, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 1911. FORBES TO EUGOWRA. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
^ K|je Jforfo JiUbocijte,. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 1911. Forbes people evidently have an easily satisfied appetite for railway extension, for now that the Stockin\x=req-\ bingal 'line is as good as built, all interest in other, schemes'foi\ development appears: to have evaporated. I'll making this statement, - we do not wish to run the risk of being accused of jumping to conclusions-,1 too hastily. It may be that many who have done yeoman work in, this connection in the past are -disposed to consider that the* time is not yet. for\x=req-\ bringing the Forbes to Eugowra agitation to a head, -'and it is, possible to account in. this way for the seeming rank apathy displayed of late. We are brought; then,'--to consider whether or not the • old plea about the time not being ripe will stancl argument. In the first place,' it could be urged by the time-triflers 'that as even the Canowindra to Eugowra project is still in the air, we at Forbes are speaking a long . way. out of our turn when w...
PARKES WATER SUPPLY [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
PARKES WATER SUPPLY! v Nearly five inches* of rain fell at Parkes last week, hut the bulk of it most aggravatingly niifesed •the;.catch\x=req-\ ment ./area;. Such' perversity makes the Parkes "Champion"" '.'bit^-''.its tongue this wise:—-"As usual, 'the catchment area at Bumbjiry;. escaped: ail the heavy rain, '/"hat area would be a good place to store lime." = How would it do to.change' the name for luck? The wSter supply (or lack of 'supply) question at Parkes is indeed - a veryvsferious one: if such a downpour as that, of last week t'ailsvto bring relief.:
1912. [Newspaper Article] — Forbes Advocate — 12 December 1911
1912. Orange J.C., January 1 aud 2 Spring Flat J.C., January 1. Narromine Hibernians,.January 1. Wollar J.C., January -4. Woodstock J.C., January 26. Lagoon J.C., February 3. W.D.R.A., Orange, February 9 and 10. Wallerawang J.C., February 17. Gilgandra J.C., February 21 and 22. Koorawatha J.C., February 28. . Orange, J:.C., March 1 and 2. Orangeband District Picnic Eace olub, March 5 and 6. Foi-bes J.C.; March 7 and 8. • Parkes J,C., March 13 and 14.' H.A.C.B.S., Orange, March 16. Mudgee T. Club, March 16. H.A.C.B.S., Cowra, March 20. H.A;C.B.S., Forbes, Marcn 20. H.A.C.B.S., Grenfell, March 22. Wallerawang J.C., March 23. . Molpng J.C., March 28 dnd 29. Eugowra J.C.yApril 3. .. 'Cowra J.C., April 8 and 9. Canowindra J.C., April 11. Goolagong J.C., April 12. • Condobolin J.C., April 16 and 17. . Gulgong J.C., April 17. ! Bathurst J.C., April 19, 207 and ■22. V' • Mudgee T.C.,;April 26 and 27.. Dubbo J.C., April 26 and 27. Grenfell J.C., May'-1. and 2, Wellington J.C., May 1 and 2. W...