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Labor's Fighting Policy MR. FISHER'S TOUR [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Labor's Fighting Policy MR. FISHER'S TOUR Liberalism shouM score of! the speeches: which Mr. Fisher, as Leader of the Opposition, is delivering in the course of his four thousand mile tour. The speeches show that, in spite of certain bellicoso harangues of the rank and file, official Labor has no stomach for early battle. "There must De no double dissolution," exclaims Mr. Fisher, and he denounces the proposed appeal to the Governor-General as a redicu lous impertinence. Mr. Fisher gives his reasons for assuming that, when approached by Air. Cook, the Governor will decline to send Senators to the conntry. The two test Bills which the Senate declined to pass last session, and which will bere-submitted to it at a com paratively early date are, Mr. Fisher contends, too trivial to justify a double dissolution. With Mr. Hughes he tosses them con temptuously aside as having no practical hearing on any live issue, and as being mere test measures introduced for party purposes in, what Mr. C...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Sliire of Dimboola. j£5 Reward. rpiIE above reward will be paid for L information that will lead to the conviction of persona placing nibbifih in any other place tlian the rubbish dopot at Rainbow, after thfs date. By order, H. D'ALTON, 1/8/13. Shire Secretary. In thanking the residents of Rainbow and'district for their liberal support during the past season, A. G. Strauss begs to announce that he will be opening the winter stocks of new season's goods on or about the 1st March. Very great care has been taken in selecting this season's goods, and a very tip-top and up-to-date selection has been made. During the next fortnight goods are to arrive direct from the manufacturers in Manchester. This season we have bought direct from England so we are now in the position of being able to give our clients the latest and most fashionable goods at the lowest possible cost. We have saved the middleman's profit ana can there fore give it to you. Just to hand—New Season's book of Suitings. All ...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Personal Paragraphs. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Personal Paragraphs. Mr. Geo. Fuller, of Pirinaroo, formerly of Rainbow, paid a vi?it to this district during the week. Leaving the border village he, in company with his wife and children, motored across to Ouyen visiting his relatives en route. Thence to Sea Lake and Hopetoan and on to Rainbow. It is Mr. Fuller's infec tion to ran through the Western Wimmera, visiting Goroke and Gymbowen, where he spent bis school days. ^After leaving the latter town he will make for the south-east of South Australia, passing through Apsleyr Narra coorte, Penola, and finally stop ping at Mt. Gambier. After spend ing a fe.v weeks at the mount Mr. [ Fuller will return to Pinnaroo' by I way of Tailem Bend* and from there alone the railway line. Mr, Alex. McDonald, who has been associated with Thoma3 and Son's flour mils at Rainbow for some two years past, and who has been transferred to Murtoa, was, on the eve of his departure enter tained at the Common wealth Hotel. Mr. H. Bawden presided, and there...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HOME RULE FOR IRELAND. FURTHER MINISTERIAL CONSULTATIONS London, Sunday. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

HOME RULE FOR IRELfiHB, FURTHER MINISTERIAL CONSULTATIONS London, Sunday. The Prime Minister, Mr. Church hill, Colonel Seely and Mr. Birrell, Chief Secretary for Ireland, had a long consultation at Downing-streefc to-day. Sir Edward Carson conferred with the leaders of the Ulster' volunteers, and arrangements were completed for mobilising the force. Sir John Simon, Attorney General,. in a speech at Manchester, denied that the moving of troops' was provocative, adding that the' days of the vague negation of Home Rule are over. A sentry shot a soldier who was1 late for the roll call and wa3: scaling the barrack wall at New bridge, near Curragh camp. He is in a critical condition. A demonstration in Ilyde' Park against the use of the Army in Ulster has been arranged for the 4th April. The speakers will include a majority of the Unionist front bench.

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CONCERT AT NIGHT [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

CONCERT AT NIGIIT A..-fitting finale to the day's enjoyment was the concert held at night in the Mechanics' Hall. There was a fairly large attend ance, and the performance was of a high-class order. The Rainbow Minstrels filled the bill with songs and choruses for the first half, their programme being somewhat similar to that given a few weeks previously. The second half was composed pf individual performers, and concluded with a farce, entitled "Fishing,". • the parts being filled by Messrs.. J. McDuff, 11. Stephens, Joe Conway, W. Hill, and Master Phil Kyan. The following pro gramme , was rendered:—Opening chorus, company; song, "Down where the Swanee River Flows," Mr. R. Stephens; song, " Alexan der's Ragtime Band," Master Phil Ryan (encored) ; song, "Defend Australia," Mr. "Caldwell ; song, "You shall have a lovely home Johanna," Mr. Joe Conway (en cored); song, ''In the Valley of Kentucky," Mr. A. McDonald.(en1 cored); song, "Take me down Pic cadilly," Master Dan Brock (en core...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Rainfall at Rainbow. AN INTERESTING COMPARISON. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Rainfall at Rainbow. I A'NI- T'XTKM KSTINCt COM PA PJSON. | The rainfall registered at Rainbow post office during the years 1912, .1913 and£1914, for the months 'specified, is aa follows:— January February March April May - June - July - August September October November - v December.. - 1912 1913 1914 0.00 0.00 0.32 0.74 1.28 0.89 0.17 1.29 o.u 0.61 .08 1.32 2.03 0.02 1.67 0.59 1.34 0.62 2.66 3.04 .52 . 2.37 ,1.07" .32 4.4 ft 11.85 12.21

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Household Hints. CAGE BIRDS. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Household 'mnts. cauk nuii>». Novcr let a birdcage- hang In ( 1*00111 where the gas if» alight, unlear it. is exceptionally well ventilated ; the air near the ceiling is iiiwuy; the most impure a't night. ■ Make a rule of Always setting dicky's cag« on the'floor at night, unci his health •will rapidly improve. After the gas has been alight some Uni<>. put yo>ir own head near the ceiling, and M4 how you would like to sleep In such an -atmosphere. If the owners ol birds would only realise the neces sity of lowering their cages ut night, they would enjoy-llia-sotioty of thbir 'featlicredpets fiir many long yeurs. •

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PREPARING POULTRY. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

WlEPArtlXG POULTRY. For scalding poultry tho water •should he ns near the boiling point ns possible, without actually (.toil ing. Tho advantago of this is that tho outer- skin becomes cooked i»r set, and so does not peel o|T with tho feathers, und look ragged. Tho fowl being held l>y the legs, should he immersed and lifted up a<yi-doH'n in and out 01 the water ^tliree or four times ; then, continu ing to hold in the snme way with one hand, pluck oft tho feathers with tho other without a moment's ill lay after taking out of tho water. ])' skilfully handled, in this way the the feathers and pin-feathers may all l»o removed without . breaking tho skin. Wherever the skin is broken, exposure of the flesh to the air spoils its appearance.

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Rainfall at Werrap [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Rainfall at Werrap Mr. R. Staples, who has charge of the Government rain gauge at Werrap, has kindly furnished us with the official figures for the years 1913 and 1914, as follows:— January February March April - May - June - July August September October Noveinb«r December ToUl 1913 0.00 1.39 1.48 0.42 1.19 0.11 0.90 0.8:!J 3.11 2.87 0.51 0.73 13.54| 1914 0.23 0.51

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Clearing Sale OF MELBOURNE DRAPERY. Summer Stock and Opening of Winter Samples Entirely new goods for the Kaeter Holidays. Display at Ryan's Cofieo Palace, op posite Commonweal*, h Hotel, RAINBOW, commeiu-ing Tuesday, 31st March, at 9 a.m., and continuing till the Iiaster Holidays. . Ladies' Costumes, .Blouses, Under clothing, Mani-!i"stor ttood?", Lace Cur-' tains. "Men's Uiothing—Suits-, worth 50s, at 32s. (>;1; worth oos, at 21s. Pants, wortii 7d Gil, at 5s Oil: pants, worth 6s ll'l, a;. • a lJd. Open till 10 p.m. Saturdays. Everything helow cost..'- Buyers save 45 per cent.. (ioods must be sold at any sacrifice. • "Do not Mies the bargains. Remember, Sale starts Tuesday, Mar* 31

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Catholic Federation A SUCCESSFUL YEAR. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Catholic Federation A SUCCESSFUL YEAR. The Fccond annual report of the Victorian branch of the Australian Catholic Federation has been issued by the Stare Council. It shows that 35l> branches of the federation have been formed in Victoria, with about 5000 workfia is members of the branch councils. Over 40,000 members were enrolled during last year. Prominence is given in the report to the 'Education question, in connection with which public meetings have been held in all the important centres throughout Victoria; 100,000copie3 of a leaflet dealing with the Question have been distributed. The State Council expresses a determination to persist in bringing under the notice of fair minded non-Catholics tlv? injustice of the present system as it affects Catholic citizens. The federation is also actively opposing the proposal to introduce sectarian teaching into the public schools of Victoria. It contends that a question involving the conscientious rights of any citizens is not a suita...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A Gentle Reminder. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

A Qentle Reminder. A native of a small village in Scot land, having "made good" in "furrin parts," returned home, and, to show his more unfortunate 'brethren at home how little he valued £ s. d., he presented a brand new umbrella stand to the "auld kirk." In accordance with the usual custom the presenta tion was announced by the beadle on the Sabbath, just 'before the service started. The beadle, a grizzled old warrior of about seventy, delivered himself in the following manner: — "Nae doot, brethren, ye'll a' hae no ticed the bran new umbrella stan' that oor 'worthy nei'ber, Mr. MacRae, has gien tae the kirk. Noo umbrellas is umbrellas, and human naturs human naturs, an' although it ill-behoves me tae say onything agin ony worshipper i' this sacred place, yet tae tell ye the truth we wad a' he verry pleased if Sandy MacQuibbar wad tak' a sittin' a wee bittle farer awa fra the door!"

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Rainbow Argus PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY SATURDAY MARCH 28, 1914. NEWS AND NOTES [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Published Every Saturday SATURDAY* MARCH 23, 1914. NEWS AND NOTES Puritig the past few days the wenther has been somewhat threatening, and at an early Lionr yesterday morning a thunderstorm, of'brief duration, broke over the town, 12 points being registered locally. Further showers fell duringthe day. From tiie point of view of the pistoralist and agriculturist the pros pects of the cominic season are highly promising.. As a result of the inter mittent showers of the past few' weeks grass is milking satisfactory headway, and there is now every probability of an abundance of early feed. B:U.lasti.ng operations on the Turkey Bottom railway extension are now drawing lo a close and as a consequence the number of men empldyed on the line has been appreciably decreased, the total yesterday being 71. The sidings at the Albacutya station and also at tlie letu<j£U& have been completed, and next week the ilrst consignment of wheat will be carried over the new line. The loca...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Preposterous. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Preposterous. The christening party consisted of the proud father, the baby—a girl— the grandfather, and the rest of the folks. The grandfather stood nearest the priest during the ceremony. "What's the cl ild's name?" asked the..priest of the grandfather, at the appropriate moment. "I dunno," the grandfather replied. And he turned to the father and whis pered hoarsely, "What's its name?" "Hazel," replied the father. "What?" asked the grandfather. "Hazel," replied the father. The grandfather threw up his hands deprecatingly. "What d'ye think av that?" he ask ed the priest. "With the calendar av the saints full av gur-rl names, an' hiiri iiamin' his after a nut!" 1 When newspapers enter the door J wives fly down to the bargain coun-. ters. I

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Kenmare News. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Ken mare News. (from obr correspondent) The following have been nominated as members of the Kemnare school com mitteeMrs. G. A. Ampt, and Messrs. J. McMillan, II. J. Miller, li. A. McVhee, O. A. Ampt, A. Liddle and II. Urilliths. Mr. Ainpt (chairman), Mr. Mc.Pliee (coriespondent), and Mr. H. J. Miller (treasurer.) The wea'he.- of late has been very oppressive and a good rain is much needed to clear the atmosphere. Avery nice shower fell ou Tuesday morning, registering 12 points, being S2 for the •rnonth. . in some of the stubble pad pocks self-sown is making good headway and everything points to an early season for grass. Oat sowing is being pushed 0:1 vigor ously, and a. larsre area will be under cultivation this year. Fallow paddocks are looking well as a considerable amount of work has been put into them, which is essential for a goodv.return; and farmers are being convinced that only on fallow, and that being well worked, can a remunerative return be obtained. No little exciteme...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

!>• V *■'& • V •'J • '5'v® o* «.•"?» i" • V • "S1® Half the people that come to me. complain of headaches—of course I know how they get them — eating too much — worrying over being in debt, or from galavanting about night after night, instead of being in bed at a reasonable hour — and they expect to be cured instantly with one dose of stuff, which isn't an easy thing to do, and wouldn't be good for them if 1 did it. Do you know what 1 do my self when \ get a headache?— I make a cup of Robur tea, fairly strong, and I drink it as hot as I can sip it, and if one cup doesn't put me right I take another in about half an hour's time, and -lie down quiet for awhile—but, as 1 said before, the first cup generally puts me right, and I've no doubt but it would have the same effect on other people, but it isn't my business to tell them so. Talking about Robur tea, the No. 1 Grade is really lovely tea —there is, however, one point I would advise you to be particular about, and that is...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

^ beautifully-formed women, they ^ give continuous PLEASURE TO WEAR. You can well understand, with my success with my two Babies in the past, why I use your LIQUID FOOD with my beautiful Four, and who have never had a sick day." IN USE AT THE HOMOEOPATHIC HOSPITAL, MELBOURNE. OBTAINABLE AT ALL CHEMISTS WHOLESALE FROM DUERDIN and SAINSBURY, FELTON, GRIMWADE and CO., ROCKE, TOMPSITT, and CO., MELBOURNE. WRITE FOR BOOKLET. Essentially THE Motor Car for the Country. Tho Only Gsn upon whioh iha Su<is Hover Sets In every civilised country in the world the FofiS has the undisputed record for sales. Join the little band of over half-a-million owners of the Car which alone has solved each and every mechanical and economic obstacle. Nothing can possibly remain but to buy a FORD. At Any Hotel Ask For It. IT'S NON ALCOHOLIC. MADE FROM GIPPSLAND HERBS. VEHICLES & MOTOR CARS FOR THE PEOPLE Hundreds to Choose from. New and Secondhand. Value Unequalled. NOTE—187 QUEEN STREET. MEL...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
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Plenty of Room. [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Plenty of Room. A travelling salesman died very suddenly in Pittsburg. His relatives telegraphed the undertaker to make a wreath: "Tile ribbon should be extra wide, with the inscription, 'Rest in Peace' 011 both sides, and if there is ' room, 'We shall meet in I-Ieaven.' " The undertaker "was out of town, | and lii.s new assistant executed the , order. It was a startling floral piece which turned up at the funeral. The ribbon was extra wide, and ibore the inscription, "Rest in 'Peace on. Both Sides, and If There is Room We Shall Meet in el-Iaven."

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
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BEULAH RACES [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

13EULAH HACKS The Beulah Turf Club held its annual race meeting on Friday, when there was a.!avge attendance. .Results:— Trial Handicap—Ven Error ljCorrec-. lion 2, 3. Ponv liace^-Swjft 1, Junar 2j.Miss McNeill 3. ;ilaii Handicap—J: Fisher's Hope* va!<> 1. < Douglas' Malleable 2,, R; MeKon/.i^'s- Miss.Mp rriang 3. District- Had: llace—Slack Watch; 1',. Bti'ow 2, Poa:•! Hati'licnp Trot—Guineas (150yds bhd) 1. Pet's Pd'i'-v '100 vds. bhd) 2, King. Ainw' v.o f'«: :• -ivy May- i Ven.; Err.., .'.o.iic -* ! Open Hack Uace—Benli«lii li.ilouica i 2, Vojrourie 3.. f

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Rainbow Argus — 28 March 1914

Gravel and Bladder Troubles. From Mr. J. Armstrong, grocer, Car rington-road, Coogee, Sydney, N.S.W. ■ "I had been suffering from gravel, and after trying various remedies prescribed by the doctor and getting no relief, my sister induced me to try Warner's Safe Cure. Before I had finished the first bottleful I was greatly relieved, and by the time I had used up the second bottleful I was completely cured. I have told many of my friends of the wonder ful benefit I have derived from tak ing Warner's Safe Cure, and feel confident that anyone suffering from the same complaint will derive great benefit from taking it as prescribed." From Mr George Rose, South Mor ang, Victoria. "I suffered from inflammation of the bladder, accompanied by pain ful urination, which made life very miserable for me. Seeing accounts published of others, who seemed to have been cured by taking Warner's Safe Cure, I decided to try what ef fect ''hat medicine would have in my i case. I felt relief after taking o...

Publication Title: Rainbow Argus
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