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BREVITIES. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 12 February 1925
: BREVITIES. There was a full fttteml»Bpp at the ohire meeting on Wednesday. * » » ; Returned Soldiery' nnmi(4 t'firHivul at Tumut on February JJ5, » * » v The annual conference of the Shires Association takes place on. 20th. May ? next. President Herring is appointed ? lelegate for Gadara Shire. v ?* - * ' * * Public holidays have been granted ?for March 5 (second day of Tumut Show), and March 25 (second day. of Adelong Show). » » ♦ ♦ The Gilmore ^Progress Association aas protested to the Gadara Shire igainst' the special noxious weeds rate -f one farthing in thg f. A . sample of , weed sent below by the .uiadara Shire Council has been recog uised as 'Sneezeweed,' supposed to be i valuable remedy for eye trouble.; The '?ianiple was procured at Springlield. * * » ♦ Mr. E. Townsend, butcher, of Bat low, has taken over- the premises prev ?ously occupied by Messrs. Adams Jros., who, we understand have given ip butchwriiig at Batlow. ? * ? $ . « At the Slain Roads Conference at | iundag...
Musical Festival [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 12 February 1925
Musical Festival On Tuesday night next a public meeting will be held, as the result Of a petition sent to the Mayor by a iram uer of musical enthusiasts, headed by \iiss 10. It. Bridle, the instigator of the movement, to consider the advis ability of holding a musical festival ill L'umut. The idea, we believe, is on the lines of an eisteddfod, on a smaller scale, comparatively, so as to be .vithin the means of a . town of Tu i mut's size. The proposal is a good one. Invariably, eisteddfods, which. are now held annually in several towns — the nearest to us being Wagga — are good I ind profitable entertainments, even in .he monetary sense. -As- a stimulant and an encouragement to good music there is nothing better. In Tumut, as n other towns, the higher class of | musie is scarcely appreciated by the | majority of the populace. Take, for instance, such songs as 'Bobbed and Shingled,' 'Cats' Whiskers,' and many others; an audience nowadays ivill applaud these items more vocifer ;iis!y ...
OUR TELEGRAMS HOMEBUSH. SYDNEY, To-Day. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 12 February 1925
OUR TELEGRAMS HOMEBUSII. SYDNEY, To-Day. 21,050 sheep of all descript ions were | yarded. Tlie quality was fair to good. The supply was more than sufficient for the present requirements of the market, which was generally cheaper for all .descriptions with #Jie exception of prime wethers. The decline was most pronounced in heavy sheep. 4040 cattle were yarded. The quality was better than of late. vf lie . supply, was; in excess of requirements with the exception! of prime light young cattle, Which were firm. Other descriptions were cheaper, bullocks 10s to 15s, cows 15s to 20s. '
BREVITIES [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 12 February 1925
BREVITIES : ;; Tenders for the purchase of the fa mous . Blowerlng Estate, Tumut Dis trict, close with Messrs. S. F. Wilkin son and Co., on 20tli instant. « * * » . ' The impounding oilicer reported lo last Council meeting that lie had im pounded 10 head of cattle for the fortnight; Transfers of Land.— From M. S. Mndigan to A. II. Elpliick, part of Section 5 ;. from S. L'i Duggan to liobt. Stubbs, lot 1, Sec. 70. ?? * ?» * -Mrs. M. R. Ga'rbutt,' sister-in-law of AlivjJert. G'nrbutt,i of tho Peoples'' Pic- ; t.ures, is holidaying -in Tumut. - Iler Iioine is. at' Double .Bay. . The Municipal s Council has decided to support the candidature of Aid. Col lins, on the Board .of . Fire. Commis sioners. ? »,??.?« ? ' The Tumut Town Band will give a recital in lilehmond Park rotunda on Sunday night next, . comment-lug at 8.30 p.m. The programme will be a good one, (is the printe;l copies t-how *- .* * Don't 'fail, to sec Harold Ijlloyd in 'Safety Last,' the sensational picture of the year, t...
SUSSEX-STREET. SYDNEY, To-Day. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 12 February 1925
?„ v :. 'SUSSEX-STREET,, . '? SYDNEY, To-Day. Globe Onions, 10s. ' Maize, 4s, Gs Id. JEggs, new laid, Is lOd; case Is 4d. Local potatoes 5s, Gs ; Tasmanian 0s, 9s; Victorian 4s Cd, 5s Gd. Oaten hay Gs.Od; lucerne, small 5s, i 0s: large bales 3s, 4s. Wheateu chaff 0s, 7s 3d; oaten 5s Gd, 0s Od. ✓ Lucerne chaff, 4s 9d, 5s Gd.
TUMUT TURF CLUB RECORD ENTRIES [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
TUMUT 47 - TURF CLUB RECORD ENTRIES The following are the entries receiv ed for the Annual Meeting which takes place on lSth aiid 19th February. Tho course is in splendid. order: — HURDLE RACE, 21 MILES. Los Paddington .... ; . 14 3 Biff .. .. .. .. .. ... 10 10 Brittanctte .. ., .. .. 9 13 Nurreddin .. .. .. . .. 9 It Yaoulc Bill .. .. .. .. .. -9 2 Lord Posltauo .. .. .. ... 0 2 Miss Dook .. -.. ... 9 0 Grey Knight 9 0 Straiglitstitch . . . . ; . . . 9 0 Curnalla .' ? - . . . . 9 0 NEWMARKET HANDICAP. 0 FUR. Bassl .. .. .. ? '9 10 Flicker ? '92 Kumnlong ? ? 90 Vespucci ? ,, .8 11 Cautious Boy . . ....... S 9 Exchange .. .. .. .8 4 Valflfe . . . . , . - 8 3 Mt. Morgan . . ' ? 7 12 Aetes .. .. .. 7 11 Frampton ? . . . 7 s Lunar Rose . . ' ? 7 4 Ziraleet ? 72 White Ensign . . 70 Cooliform .. ? 70 T.T.C. HANDICAP, 11 MILE. Wildun .. ? . . 11 21 Pixie Lad .. ..... rv. ... 9 .6 1 Les Paddington ' . 9 4 j Spirit Level .. ...... 9 2\ King's Trumpeter . . . . 8 5' Triple ? ? ? ' 7 31 Sir W...
DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
DEATH. — — . i ? Mr.. and Mrs. W. P. Linkenbagh, of the Globe Hotel; suffered a bereave ment 'by the death of their only son, William, aged two years and four months, which occurred ? at Tumut Hospital on Friday morning. The lit tle one took ill with gastritis on Sun day week, and was taken to the Hos pital on. the following Wednesday. The funeral took place on Satur day, the remains being interred in the new cemetery, Mr. H. W. Baker being the undertaker. The public of Tu mut will sympathise with Mr. and ?Mrs. Linkenbagh, who are only new comers to Tumut. There is one lit-, tie girl remaining to them. Report - of Oddfellows functions at Adelong reached us -too late for pub-; lication in this issue. . As a result of the High School ex amination in November last, Stanley O'Donnell and Jean Phillips, pupils of Tutoiblong public school,- have been awarded places at the Sydney .Boys' aud Sydney . Girls' High . Schools res ^ . » t - ijT k t'1 .. - ?
BOMBOWLEE. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
B0MB0WLEE. A well attended meeting of the above branch was held at Messrs. Butler Bros.', on the 12tli nist. Eight new members .were proposed and accepted, -making a total of 38 members. Let ters were received from Gilmore, Brungle aud .Lucmalac branches,' com menting favourably on the sugestion of having a display of produce stag ed during the Southern Districts Con ference, and expressing their willing ness of co-operation with the mo l a ment. Letters received from the A. & P. Association inquiring if it was the desire of the branch, to hold an ex hibit at the Show, were dealt with. It was decided toehold an exhibit, at the Show. A committee of 14 mem bers were chosen to carry out the work, Messrs. W. II. Foord and G. Levett being appointed /ddelegates to attend .meeting at the Show ground to arrange space. It was arranged to hold ? next .meeting at the Mondongo School on the 12th Marcch at S p.m.
CRICKET. TUMUT V. BRUNGLE [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
CRICKET. . ' TUMi.iT' V. .KUUNGLE ,.The ' Siuliback C.'itp cricket match was played, between the above teams on Brungle' wicket on Sunday last, and resulted in an easy win for Tu mut. Bowling for Tumut Guy Wil kinson obtained 8 wickets for 13 runs, as well as hitting the Brungle bowl ing in all directions, scoring 120 and then retiring. Luncheon and after noon tea was provided by the good la dies of Brungle, and was greatly ap preciated by tho visiting players. Scores : — Brungle — A. Naughtou b Wilkinson ? ? 9 A. French, e Young, b Wilkinson 8 G. Norris, std. Segal, b Wilkinson 0, E. Fenton, b Wilkinson ? 9 . A. Stuckoy, b Wilkinson ? ? 3 W. Lorenz, c Young, b Wilkinson 0 F. McGruer, b Wilkinson . 0 H. Wade, not . out, ? ? ? ? 4 J. Niclioll, c Young, b Jepaen .... 8 It. Grain, b Wilkinson ? ? ? 2 A. Beach, c Bedford, b Wilkinson 1 Sundries ............,.^.11 09 - ? Tumut — C. Barnctt, l.b.w. b Wade ? ? 0 G. ' Wilkinson, retired . i ........ 120 C. Bedford, c Lorenz, b Wade' .... ' ...
BREVITIES [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
BREVITIES Progress. — With each fresh year it | becomes more difficult for young peo- [ pie to distinguish between good and evil. — (Ed.) | Miss Jessie Kell got a severe fall from a horse on Saturday; sustain ing a nasty gravel rash, on the face. Medical- attention was sought. Keep iu mind the following dates—. Feb. 26th and 27th— W. E. Kyle &. .Co.'b big sale at 'Minjary' Home stead, Coolac. Nevt Saturday entries close for -the Tumut Jubilee Show — Don't fail to j have yours iu in good time. Mr. Palser, late relieving C.P.S. at Gundagai, has come to Tumut reliev ing. ? A meeting of landholders, lield at nylon;;, dceldctl to ttiko coiieettod ac tion ti- comlmt tho jjfitsshppycf post by mcflUB of systematic ttiwiyiug .wlth flv senate of soda. Readers ore reminded of the pub* lie meeting tomorrow night, at tho Council Chambers, to consider the ad visability of holding a musical festi val at Tumut. The wedding tOok place on Satur day at Adelong, of Jessie Helena, fourth daughte...
Those Promised Dressing Sheds. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
Those Promised Dressing Sheds. Another summer season has come and almost gone. It is three sum jmers ago that the Tumut Municipal Council, on a motion put and carried chiefly at the Instigation of Mr. H. Slurpliy, then an alderman, accepted an offer from- the Tumut Turf Club in conncction with the erection of dressing sheds on the bank of Tumut IUver. The Council definitely promis ed to erect sheds at the ? northern end of the town, tho Turf Club to crcet some on the Racecourse. The Turf Club carried out its part of the ar rangement, and the sheds, although not elaborate ones, are now upon tho racecourse for the convenience of the pnt-llc. And they are used fairly ex teiiKtvely, perhaps not so much this yeuiy on . account of the 'cool season. The Council has failed - to honor its promise. .The people at the northern end of. the town have, no dressing 'slvcds,, aid therefore are debarred from enjoying ope of the most refreshing of, summer pastimes. It is -too far for these people to ...
WHEN HARVESTING PRUNES. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
WHEN HARVESTING PRUNES. There are three intervals in the ripening of prunes. The first prunes that ripen do not as a rule contain the same amount of sugar, as those that ripen in the second and third stages. As prunes that are deficient in sugar (and this, after all, is the main pre serving factor) are subject to mould una aiso to an incrustation of sugar on the surface, which is sometimes mis taken by consumers for mould to the depreciation of their value, it is recom mended that the prunes that ripen first bo kept separate from the main crop .and disposed of immediately they arc ready for consumption. This first i crop oV ii-si? ripenuig m variably -fails if it is allowed to do so, nnd as a lnat i cv of practice it should be allowed to tali and should never bo picked, A large percentage of the second crop or stage will also full when sufficient ly ripe, but as a rule the third crop or fruit of the third ripening stage will require to be picked, as they seem to adhere very tightly ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
OPPORTUNITY I | THEY SAY OPPORTUNITY ONLY KNOCKS AT YOUR DOOR I X ONCE, BUT TWICE YEARLY | I 'THE HOUSEWIVES'' OPPORTUNITy. . ? | I' *-, IS AVAILABLE AT THE POST OFFICE STORES, TUMUT. V | to fit out the family— renovate the house nnd furnishings, and fur- t £ tiish or replace broaltages at priccs which effect genuine savings - - BAKER'S SUMMER SALE J 1 ? IS IN FULL SAVING IN THE - | -\ DRAPERY AND FURNISHINGS - ? ~ *' I' ! I MILLINERY AND COSTUMES * ' ^ '? i j; MEN'S CLOTHING 'il || BOOTS AND SHOES I f IRONMONGERY AND FURNITURE. f l i - - ? . -M i ? . ?? . t ! Every article In these Departments except a few lines in the V ® J Ironmongery, such : as wire, netting, jute, oils, kerosene, ! benzine, X ' Cement, lime, building materials, and similar heavy goods will be v J | Bold at , : f j 10 TEN PER CENT. 10 | I * 10 TEN PER CENT. 10 | i| 10 TENPER CENT. 10 - I j-. ' i .j - discount f#r cash, whether marked with' sale- tickets- or not— but: the ? ? $ big -savings Will be on the thousan...
SNAKE IN A BAG. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
SNAKE IN A BAG. Says n West Wyaloug wire:— An English boy, employed at West'i;, Lakeview, was parrying lunches to ] workmen when he encountered a | large snalce. No stick being handy, the boy threw a lunch bag, containing a bottle of tea at the reptile, but mis sed. lie picked up the bag, and threw it again, aiul the bottle smashed. The mouth of the bag opened, and the snake dived in. The boy then pick ed up the bag and beat it against the ground until the snake was dead. Another recent snake story is that of a man who was out shooting, who lunched, and then slept. On awaken ing he was astonished to see the tail i of a snake peeping out of one of the | barrels of his gun. He emptied the snake out and then shot it.
BIG SHOPPING CARNIVAL. [Newspaper Article] — Adelong Argus, Tumut and Gundagai Advertiser — 16 February 1925
BIG SHOPPING CARNIVAL.: On the three days that the Austra lian Made Exhibition Is being, held In its Town Hall, Young is holding a monster Shopping Carnival, the ob jects of which are to drive home the message 'of the Australian-made Preference, and to prove that - there is no need to' do other thaii 'Sliop in your own town' Young's main busi ness centrc will be brilliahtly illumina ted on the three nights, February 24, 25, aiiii 20, and street stalls, confetti battles, dancing, and side shows, will be held nightly. On the Wednesday afternoon, there will bo a' monster Carnival and Street Procession, In which Light Horsemen, Boy Scouts, decorated motor cars and tradesmen's turn-outs will take part. ? A novelty sports programme in the Main Street will follow. The business people of that towu are straining every nerve to make the occasion a memorable; one, and visitors jfrom Murumbiirrah ae assured of a right royal time.., The proceeds' are to go to the Memorial Clock Fund.