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SERIAL STORY THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONT SYNOPSIS [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
? SERIAL STORY ? - THE ADVENTURES OF LOUIS DE ROUGEMONT ? AS TOLD BY HIMSELF _ SYNOPSIS Louis de Rougemont left France when 39. and cmbar.ied on thi Velelland with Peter Jensen at Singapore on a pearling expedition south o£ Nzw Cuinsa. Bemuse the haul was good. Jensen stayed too long at sea, and a. violent storm swept his boats and divers away, leaving de Bougemont p.lone on the Velelland. Searching for land, he was wrecked on a tiny island, where strange experiences befell him. He counted the days and months with pearl sh«lU. full of despair when vessels passed without seeing his signals. Stores had been landed from the wrecked Velelland. rnd de Bougemont built a crude boat which he was unable to sail out of the Island legoon surrounded by .coral. flls KOle companion was his dog Bruno, -until a raft, containing a native, his wife, and two boys drifts on tbe sandbank. After some months they all escape In the boai Bougemont has built, and tee Island dis appears from view. A cruise am...
THE THIRD DEGREE WHAT HAS HAPPENED SO FAR [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
THE THIRD DEGREE By R. A. J. Walling Au*or of ''^f^ a»w' WHAT HAS HAPPENED SO FAR John Beltlver. ma articled clerk to a lawyer's office, is in love with Phyllis Lan son, his employer's niece. Lanson, who has always treated Belilver like a son. suddenlv changes his attitude and forbids his friendship with Phyllis. Brlllver, bewildered by tliis change of front, be comes suspicious of Lanson's friend Balrd, a rich elderly merchant. Soon auci waras Lansou is iouqu aeuu m dauuo billiard room. Belilver is arrested, but escapes, wanted on a charge of willui mur der. Lansou's old clerjt then discovers that instead of leaving his niece a fortune, Lansou has left her penniless. Phyllis consults Pewings. a journalist friend ol Befllvcr's. They find records of long standing payments In thousands of pounds to a mysterious 'Samuel' Belilver. Few ings traces a schoolmaster ol that name atLakeford. and discovers that he lsniding young Belliver. So do the police, how ever, and Fewlngs. with Grainger...
CRICKET ROCKY RIVER ASSOCIATION [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
CRICKET ROCK? RIVER ASSOCIATION B Grade Semi-final — Gladstone Blues, 153 (A. Wake 63 not out; E- Sinclair three for 60, R, Gum four for 36). Colts, four for 37. The match will be continued on Saturday. A Grade— Narridy, 268 (W. E. Button 103 not out. E. E. Smart 57; H. T. Head four for 38). Crystal Brook, six for 96 (H. T. Head 46 not out; C. F. Smart five for 40). The match was drawn. Juniors. — Boy Scouts, 222 (B. Gleeson 109 not out). Oddfellows, 61 (B. Smalla cambe four for 15).
BROKEN HILL L.V. ACCEPTANCES Run Saturday, February 28. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
BROKEN HILL L.V. ACCEPTANCES mm AahnTrtnv. FebTUBTV 28 1.50— Handicap Hurdles, two' miles. — Nettlego, 10 st. 2 lb.: Alomelg. 9^; Chaus son, 9J: SealaL 9.0. 2J2O— Novice Handicap, five lurlongs. — Southern Mick. 9 st.; Jloonakom, 8J3; Bor der Queen. S&; Relzore, BIB; Preston Day, 7^0: Ivan. d'Or. 7J8; Lady Wishing Cap. 7.7. 2.55— Licensed Vlctuellers' Handicap, one mile.— Parilita, 9 st. 3 lb.; Merna French, 7.11; FeUdtas. 7.7. 325— Handicap Trial Stakes, six furlongs. — Alonelg, 9 st. 31b.; Chausson, 8.10; Dlan thus, 8.0; Richmond's Colors, 8.0; Warren dine. 7.10; Border Queen. 7.9; Moorera Queen. 7.7; Star of Luck, 7.7. 3.55— Shorts Handicap, five furlongs.— Timothy. 9 st.: Arllte, 8.7; Krishnamurte, &5; Royal Quality, 7.7. i2S — Welter Handicap, seven furlongs. — Timothy, 9 st. 6 lb.; Merna French, 9.0; Arlite, 8.11; FeUdtas, 8.10; Richmond's Colors, 8.1; Warrendlne, 8.0. B. A. Gordon, Handicapper.
MURRAY BRIDGE [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
MURRAY BSXDGB Colts, two for 100 (Pfltzen 80 not out), defeated R.S.L.. 44 (Phillips five for 11) and 24 (Zanker four for 11. and Jenkins five for 13). Hallways, three for 145 (dec.) (Moroney 84), defeated Wanderers. 62 (Peart three for 12) and 48 (Carey 20; Moroney five for 23). BROUGHTON ASSOCIATION A Grade:— Brinkworth. 54 (Dr. Crosble 24; C Palmer three for 30, J. lAwry three for 4). Koolunga, 254 (E. Cooper 54 retired. E. Button 43 retired. B. Cooper 55 retired; F Gray three for 47). The following players will represent Koo lunga in the semi-final against Tacka on Saturday: — C. Palmer (captain). J. Lawry (vice), E. Button, W. Button. A. Bessen, B. Cooper, E. Cooper. D- G. French. A. W. Perrin, W. W. Rogers, and H. Uren. Koolunga School, 110 (A. Bessen 37 re 33 (H. Manhlre five for 6, P. Palmer three for 19. A. Bessen two for 1). B Grade— BrlnkwortU. 150 (A. Krelg 44, J. Pattulo 37; E. T. Bentley four for 22). KoDlunga, 117 (E. T. Bentley 70; P. Patullo two for 18, A, Krelg two...
"Advertiser" Crosswords—3 The Clues ACROSS [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
'Advertiser' Crosswords — 3 The Clues ACROSS 1. Criticism. 6. Bitter. 9. Stop. 12. Rails. 13. Simple. 14. Cleansed. 16. Eased. 17. E d I b I c bulb. 18. Study. 19. Plant. 20. Deposit. 21. Lets out. 24. Woman. 25. Wet. 26. Silverware. 29. Drawn. 30. In vest ments. 31. Emptied. 33. Satisfied. 34. Increase. Sh. Animals. 36. Rag. 37. Spares. 38. Obese. 40. Slips. 42. C o u nten ance. . A3. Caused. 45. Parts. 46. Ringlets. ' 47. Pretend, 48. Sweet. 49. Hurt. 50. 'Wise. 51. Bow. 52. Smaller. 53. Hot spring-. DOWN 1. Sleep. 2. Manly. S. Bar. 4. Quite. 5. Join. 6. Ashore. 7. Fruit 8. Ait. 9. Drink. 10. District 11. Color. 13. Paid. 15. All man. kind. 18. Wielded. 21. Uncovered. 22. Thorns. 23. Joke. 25. Gutter. 27. Permits. 28. Feeler. 29. Stories. 30. Wounds. 31. Tryst. 33. Learned. 33. Dens. 35. Runs. 37. Annoys. 38. Comedies. 39. Canopy. 41. Degrade. 42. Completely. 43. Romancer. 44. Pester. 46. Solid square. 47. Spring. 48. Delve Solution No. 2 [?] ? ANOTHER PROBLEM TO-MORROW
SOUTH-EAST WOOL Prices Obtained in Melbourne [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
SOUTH-EAST WOOL Prices Obtained in Melbourne At the Melbourne wool sales last week several South Australian clips from the South-East were sold, includ ing: — NC over Mingbool, Mount Gam bier, A Co. ME. 14id.; AA Co. MH, 143d.; and Bkn, F MH. Hid.; JH over Fernside. Glenroy. E. 135d.: J, O'C over FN, Penola, leading line passed, AA, 13d.; H over Naringa, Narracoorte, AAA M, 13d.; Rlngwood over AMH, Frances, leading lines passed, AA, EW, 12ki.; A pcs., lid.; MM over M, Long koop, 1 Co, 12id.; Bethune over FEH, Narracoorte, super Co W, llfd.; A pcs., lOJd.
WANTED FREE RIDE Men Pot off Railway Truck Parilla. February 22 [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
WANTED FREE RIDE Men Pot off Railway Track Paxilla. Pebnianr 22 When tbe goods train from Flnnaroo. en route to TaUem Bend pulled into tbe Parllla station on Friday morning, seven men with their swags were discovered, secreted in a truck that was shunted from the balance of the train. After being forced to aught they stood by until shunting operations were completed, and when the train was moving out of the station yard they again boarded the water tank at tached to the engine. The guard signalled the driver to stop, and the men were onre more forced to alight. No further attempt was made on their part to ae'ln board the train. When interviewed the men said they had trudged mites looting for work, and were returning to the city disappointed In their efforts. They were without fond, and money, and were downhearted In the prospects of a weary tramp to tne city In tbe summer heat and over dusty and rough reads.
SUPER FOR WHEAT CROPS Not Much Sent Out Yet [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
SUPER FOR WHEAT ? CROPS Not Much Sent Out Yet The area to be sown under cereals this year will depend upon the farmers' ability to buy sufficient superphosphate. Any assistance that might be given them by the Government in allocating the Federal Government's grant of t*5u,uuu win neea so oe expedited, as tiie three months' term in which the Railways Department grant a 20 per cent, concession in freight will expire at the end of this month. Superphosphate firms expressed the hope yesterday that the department would extend the privilege for aj least a mouth. 'We usually send a lot of super out in February,' said one mer chant, 'but there has been a big fallins off this year. For the first fortnight in February we .have booked for delivery only 750 tons, as compared with 6,500 tons in 1930. and 10,500 two years ago Our deliveries from February 1 to 19 have been 350 tons, as against 2,300 for the same period last year, and 5,600 tons in 1929. If farmers cut out 6 per cent, of their year...
OUR COUNTRY SECTION REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES CRYSTAL BROOK [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
1 OUR COUNTRY SECTION j REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES CBYSTAL BBOOK All gardeners throughout the district, on account o£ water restrictions, are looking forward for an early rain. The orange crop this season promises to be heavy. The build ing of the wireless station Is progressing rapidly. When the tile roof Is completed It Is estimated that the weight will be 40 tons. ? ainuaiun-uiK-jiiuiutaK Mrs. Frank Holmes entertained a num ber of guests at her residence on the cc caslon of their daughter Irene's birthday. — Currant picking Is practically completed, and sultana harvesting Is In progress. — Fishing Is stlU the most popular recrea tion over the week-end, one of the most popular places visited by people far and near was liock 3 for fishing, swimming, smd picnics. Tne -oad is now closed, and notices put up to the effect, 'all tres passers prosecuted.' KOOLT7NGA A lecture interspersed with songs and musical items was given in the Methodist Church. The Rev. A. T. Strange presided and t...
PIG BREEDING Rapid Advance Indicated [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
PIG BREEDING Rapid Advance Indicated The low values for cereals, and the prospects of obtaining better values for grain by feeding same to stock, nas created a universal interest among far mers in the breeding and feeding of pigs. Breeders of stud pigs, particularly Large Whites, are finding an increased demand for boars, and good roomy sows are eagerly sought after. Mr. J. G. Moseley, of Keith, purchased 40 Berkshire-Tamworth cross sows this week, and is mating them with a Large White boar secured from Messrs. E. Mason & Son, it being his intention to produce pigs suitable for the export trade.
FEEDING WHEAT TO PIGS Returns Equal 4/9 a Bushel [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
FEEDING WHEAT TO PIGS Returns Equal 4/9 a Bushel Following the recent satisfactory ex periments in toe feeding of wheat to pigs at Boseworthy College, the re sults of some tests carried out at the State farm, Butherglen, Victoria, are of particular interest. In these tests a large number of pigs was fed solely on wheat, meat meal, and a small quan tity of skim milk, and over the 12 months it was found that for every 2.57 Ib. of wheat eaten the pigs made an average gam of 1 lb. in live weight. After paying all expenses .including the purchase of the store pigs, cartage, wages, and meat meal, and making al lowance for the slammed milk at l*d. per gallon, it was found that the net return obtained for 1,046 bushels of wheat fed to the pigs was £250, equal to 4/9 per bushel.
AUSTRALIA'S SINCERITY "INTEREST DOWN WHEN WORLD CONVINCED" DIRECTOR'S VIEW [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
AUSTRALIA'S SINCERITY 'INTEREST DOWN WHEN WORLD CONVINCED' DIRECTOR^ VIEW 'Bankers and others who, for years, have declaimed loudly against reckless borrowing, are to-day being charged with raising interest rates. Those who are finding fault are the erstwhile bor rowers.' said the chairman of directors of Elder, Smith & Co., limited (Mr. T. E. Barr Smith), at the half-yearly meeting of the company yesterday. 'Many people overlook the fact tha the high interest is the direct result of reckless borrowing,' he pointed out. 'Once the world is convinced of- the sincerity of our efforts to meet our ob ligations, interest will come down, sup plies of loanable money will be opened up. and all our troubles will be on the way to solution. 'Failure to do this will bring untold misery on the whole community — misery far greater than our present troubles.' Crisis Recognised Mr. Barr Smith said it was comfort ing to know that there was among practically all classes of the community a much...
EGG-LAYING SCORES [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
EGG-LAYING SCORES Following were the scores registered be tween April 1 and February 18 in the National Utility Poultry Producers' egg-lay- ing competition at Croydon (second-grade eggs shown In parentheses): — White Legaom Singles. — G. C. Strapps, 219 (21): W. J. McCarthy. 2IS (3), 204 (3). 199 (8); S. H. Doman. 213 (8), 209 (13), 204 (12); P. J. Crump, 205 (13): Ross lyn. P. F., 204 (3); C. E. Taylor, 202 (4), 193 (4): J. E. Bowden. 202 (3). 195 (34): F.E, Chesterrnan. 198 (7); C. 3. C. Burton, 199 (11); T. Alford. 198 (9); E. SoutHon, 196 (6): Tolch?r & Hill, 195 (14). 194 (38). Trios. — W. J. McCarthy. 622 (14); S. A. Doman, 571 (58), 547 (28); C. J. C. Burton, 558 (31). 526 (30): Rosslyn. P. F.. 555 (24); C. E. Taylor. 548 (19). 523 (23); Tolcher and H1U. 546 (53); F. H. Cliesterman, 529 (19); o. J. Crump. 529 (65); E. McKee, 529 (16). Teams.— S A. Doman, 1,118 (86); C. J. C. Burton, 1.084. (61): C. E. Taylor, 1,071 (72); Bosslyn. P. F.. 1.071 (55); E. McKee. 1.020 (31...
TO CORRESPONDENTS [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
TO CORRESPONDENTS H«*iii an Invited to ask for tn H'—Mon on any subject. An ??iwii «m be pnblistaed In this aiman k early as possible. Be dpes win be answered In the Wasnan's World Section on Wed 1 I'buhv-'— Tbe Numismatist at tne Art Oanery. Miss S. Towler, rep-*ts that the aim described Is a penny of the states -* Jeoer. oce of the Channel Islands, wWcn has a separate coinage. Guernsey, annMMT of tne Channel group also has m coinage of its own distinct from the **1* ooiv. although both islands be lopg to Britain. *T*ngei Inc.'— To obtain tangerine in oil coins tt Is necessary to mix cadium yel lDWaad scarlet lake untu the depth re qotnd Is obtained. 'Anxioos to Know.' — 13xe award in ques tion applies only to municipal corporations and tftesrict coancUs In the metropolitan area, and in no case covers the position «)€ » dlstzlct clerk. Sach an officer Is covered by an Industrial Award of Novem ber SB, 1SS9. ''Ttapayer,' Clare. — As the information aooBbt is far too lengthy for this...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser and Register — 24 February 1931
WEAK KIDNEYS DO YOU RECOGNISE THESE SYMPTOMS? OF all the vital organs of the body, of supreme importance are the kid neys. They are filters and blood purifiers for the whole system. 'When the kidneys fail in their work yon get those first symptoms of backache, weak ness, headache, depression, then loss of vitality and vigour. Kidney trouble means that certain poisons, which in the ordinary way would be taken away from the body, are keptimprisoned. Gradually, day by day, there is stored up that malignant influence which in time, if neglected, will break down all your resistance. Headaches will come unexpectedly ; in the region of the back will be felt either dull, depressing pains or knife-like stabs ; joints swell painfully; the com plexion becomes sallow orspotted. Dark rings or 'bags' appear under the eyes. Every day your health is neglected you are choking your body np with waste matter and poisonous adds. Tiny, yet razor-like crystals are earned through tbe blood to lodge in the...