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Very Effective. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Very Effective. The bell In the private office rang three times, and the man at the desk hastily reached for a flannel bandage, which he put round hid neck. Then ho arranged a sling, in which lie put one arm, disarranged his hair, drew down the corners of his mouth, got out of his chair, and painfully limped towards the door. "Mr. Smithklns?" Inquired the well dressed man who opened It just at that moment The man with the bandage gave a half-suppressed groan, and answered: "Yes, that's my name. What can I do for you?" "You seem to be suffering," sugges ted the caller. "Suffering!" returned the other. "Do you think I'm doing this for fun? Do you suppose I bandage my throat for amusement, tie up my arm for sport, and limp because I think it's graceful? And I've been this way for six months. Hut what can I do for you?" "Pardon me," said the caller, back ing out. "I'll call again some othei time." "It's some trouble," soliloquised the man with the bandage as he removed the harness and r...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?] [?] [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

r. ' ' -en a ii - 'n"; Ou. i .. . "is it:.!.-. » . '.Ho lailler, n:.;::"i.\ wiim I.o lirst discuss i'.s Ills forthcoming wedding with Ills li.ince and relations. Proposal and ac cpptance are lint n p-inor ordeal com pared -vi'l; what hits to follow. Til" i--:: iurUy of mon lmvo the great est Ulilifulty In obtaining tlie needful to purchase the home, and, should a pounds ri'i-nin in hand, thoy are dcsh-ouii of jtiat.lns it a nucleus for a "rainy-day" provision. Naturally, lif cays to himself. "How can I do this?" Save money on the ceremony, ol counso. It goes to his heart to think of his hard-won savings being swamp ed In the expense, attending on a church ceremony, and he argues that a few minutes' pomp and splendor la not worth the sacrifice B'isiiles -whlcli, he dislikes the pub llclty. ; » Therefore, ho gently snggests a re nii.-r.ry uillce marriage: tsnd the next siiiiriii! Ije, as a rule, wlBlies ho hnd M.vcr .«p"l:on. A rt'ry o!iice! The bride-to-be is lioi ri;i -rt. Her fathe...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?]UE STORY OF A HAUNTED CHAMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

' It 'I j E .TORY or A HAUNTED CHAMBER. ; 1 can ^11 you a real, true ghost story t ,you want It. I saw the ghost my ..?If, so the Incident Is, of course, abso '.itely authoutlc. It hanpsnod that a >v hite Lady haunted the bedroom I u!ways gave to visitors When I tool; tho house tho landlord admitted that tliere waB a ghost, imt assured 1110 that so'perfect was her bounty, ami so ox quislte her . proportions, that people came for miles to seo her. Instead <<t lowering tho rent on account of the White Lady, ho actually proposed to "reue It. But reports from trouble'd .s'. .opera led mo to suspect the appari tion's charms were over-rated, and to convince myself of tho truth I hit up on a rather ingenious scheme. Everybody who knows anything about ghosts will tell you that they are, to some extent, luminous or phos phorescent, and my idea wai t» photograph tho White Lady by her own light, as or.e does with a flash of' electricity. I set the camera in position, m...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Woosang Easter Sports rpklli Oorainittoi) of the Woosang .L Euster Sports desire to give their heartiest thanks to the following ladies aud gentleuieu for the valued and liberal support by donations re ceived :- _ CAcH DONATIONS. Messrs T Morrow and Co. B Dillon, V Flowers, John Watson and Oo, Young Bros, eachiJl Is j JS Bennett, J Ryan, D Mcliilyre, each £1 ; Dr Dunlop, P Wotzfll, M Moloney, eaoh 10s 6d ; R Mates, J Walker, W Lanyon, B Green, Lack;.' and Craig, each 10a ; A Phillips, Dr McRae, 0 Hando, - Soulsby, E Ritchie, W Turnbull, P Anderson, TIiob Kirk, P Gih-on, G Morecroft, each . 5a ; . P Shields, 3s; G Smith, P Petterd, Mrs W Cord, P Morecroft, 0 Djnaldion, A W McGibhony, J Wilsin, A Ros$, S S Dennis, W Ross, .T Shannon, W Jeti kins, each. 2s Gd ; V Uoi clii, 2^. CASH VALUK OK GOODS DOXATKD Mrs Stowe, £1 Si; Mr 0 Feiss, £1 5d; Messrs W Williams, T llullivant, Luth nnd Co, each £1 1 j; J 0 Prahni, Mussey-Harris Oo, eaoh £1 ; opencer, Vains tuid Oo,: IGt; J Nolan, - Ohalkle...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COMMERCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

COMMERCIAL. The Australian Moi'cautile, Land and Financo Company Limitod toport under date of April 23rd :-Sheepskins Largo supplies wero submitted at this wook's auctions. Buyers were well re presented and the market advanced Jd and Jd on all woll grown lines, whilst shorter lengths were Jd per lb in sellers favor. Hides-Extra largo catalogues wore brought forward at auction this week. Tho market showed weakness 011 all woights to the oxtei)t of a Jd to gd per lb on last rates. Tallow-Largo sup plips wero ollered this week aiid buyers were in full uttcudance. Competition w.is restricted and badly rendered lines Bliowed a decline of 10s to 15s per ton. For good colors no alteration was shown.

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A STROKE FOR A THRONE. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

A STROKE FOR A THRONE. Eizabeth Petrowna. daughter of Peter the Great, was the natural suc cessor to her brother, Peter XI., on the Russian throne Bv the latter's will, however, the empire passed to a cous in, Anne or Courland, who handed It on at her death to a nephew, Ivan, two years of age. Ivan was proclaimed Czar, and hiB parents, the Duke and Duchess of Brunswick, appointed themselves Re. gents during his minority; but their administration was extremely unpopu lar in Russia and distasteful to the other European Powers. The Prlncess Elizabeth continued to reside at Court, apparently uninter ested In affairs of State until the dan gers of her position were made clear to her. As the dynastic heir to the throne and the idol of the people, she was the object of the Regents' 1eal ouBy and suspicion. Secret Informa tion compelled her to choose between a desperate stroke for the crown that rightfully belonged to her, or the cer tainty of death on 'he scaffold. Stirred to nctlnn by the...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CASH REWARDS [?] WOMEN Some Qualnt [?] [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

CASH REWARD8 F V WOMK-. Some Qualni t' ^ A well-known bad .?, o" -.0 d." he other day at Fr.mkfo German; eft nn endowment Tor an unmiai prU; of £2o to the man who leads the t woman to the altar. If the bride Is lame as well as uniireposi-'essiug, the groom will receive an additional sum of £5. ' This reminds lis that the town of Haschmann, in Germany, lias a sys tem of rewarding lovers who marry Kills who Uavc little or no personal attractions. A well-known financier left a sum of mon^.v to the town au thorities to provide dowries for tho plainest woman under thirty married In Haschmann every year, a cripple, and tour women under forty who had been .lilted several times. Some years ago a merchant of Ken tucky, U.S.A., instructed his execu tors to Invest a certain sum of money and divide the interest every year-on their wedding days-among live Am erican girls who were possessed of heads of "reddish-gold" hair. The founder of this marriage portion died a bachelor, aDd thoso who knew h...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

MANV A SLEEPLESS NIGHT. " Nothing gives me mdre pleasure than to recommend Chamberlain's Cough Ilemedy to all of my customers," Bays Mrs Alice Morrison, corner of Carr and FiUgerald's Streets, Perth, VV A, " My ohildren were subject to, bad colds with difficult breathing'-and l^'had -.nmiiy a sleepless night with' thorn .till I tried Chamberlain'^'Cough Remedy. . Now I would not be~>withont a bottle fur any mono/. If my ohitdfen get a slight cold I give them a dose and the cold is no more." Sold bj L > clc and Craig, Merchants' Woddetbtfrn, A SERIOUS BBEAKDOWN is often tlio result of neglecting a cold. Cure your cold A'ith Dr Sheldon's Now Discoveiy. Pri;o la Oil and 3-i. Obtainable from F J Pettord, and A W McGibbony, Wedderburn. NO COUGHING AT NIGHT. Take Dr Sheldon's Siw Discovery bo foro bedtime and thfc result will be it i -4eep refreshing sleep to fit you for another day's work. Price Is (id and 3s Obtainable from F J Petterd und A WMoGibbonv.'/Weddarburn, Wt^U.ai. , i.,...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHY YOU ARE TICKLISH. Science Gives a Serious Reason For It. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

! ' WHY YOU ARE TICKLI8H. ?olene* Qlvet a 8erIou» R«ason For It It a friend should playfully tickle ' yon under the ribs, you Instinctively preas-yonr arm to your side to cover the tipot. The action, though - you may not think It, is full of significance. It is^an Inherited instinct, handed dawn'from remote ages, and is due to a natural impulse to protect the most vulnerable parts of the body. That, ^cording to a well-known scientist, - the- meaning of tlckllshness, A cloBe study of the subject has led him to the conclusion that in the pro cmb of evolution, and the survival of the fittest, ticklishncss . undoubtedly played a very important part. In animals, and also in man in the earlier stages of development, it form ed part of Nature's equipment for self protection. The lower 01 more stupid animals are very slightly ticklish, if at all. On the other hand, animals which Board their lives adroitly are very auiceptible to the tickling sensation. Apes, too, acquire a knowledge of atta...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Value of Uncooked Food. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Value of Uncooked Food. * Thoro can be no doubt that fresh' fruits, nuts, and other fresh and uncooked vcRctablo food, contrln something which la absent from i'jod which has bean dried, salted or othcrwiso preserved, Sailors whoso bodies havo been reduced to a meat pltiablo stato by scurvy rccov. v with most astonishing rapidity when frosh fruits and green vegetables aro added to their dietary. No iu vestigotor has yet shown just what this necessary element is, but that It exists has boon clearly shown by illustrations. Careful experi ments havo shown that fresh juices possess tho power of destroying germs, especially those which aro cnpablo of growing In tho alimen tary" canal. Cooked fresh Julcca possess this property also to some oxtonl, hut by no means to so great an extent as do uncooked fruit Juices. 1'er sou.s suffering from biliousness aro wonderfully bonetitcd I »y omitting the evening meals, eating nothing later than four o'clock, rind taking tho julcrt of two or throo ora...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Trouble From Tins. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Trouble From Tins. Many housewives arc suspicious of tinned foods, useful though itho latter nro. On opening u tin, at oneo plunge Into tlio contonts' a bright steel knitting-needle, nntl let it remain for a minute. A' steel, knifo would do, but it must bo quite clean. If coppor poison is present it is immediately deposited on the .steel. This tost uevor falls. Other precautions are : Never ac cept a tin which is dented or bulg ing, or which even looks ancient. Nor' if tho tradesman takes if from his window. Tinned goods make a bravo display there, but it's the wrong placo .to keep thom. All tin ned goods, both in shops nnd in tho house, should bo kept In n cool, dry place, away from the direct sun, or tho contents deteriorate. Do not buy tinned goods 'which bear no 'maker's name. And, wlion you hnvo opened a tin, never allow tho fish, or whatever it contains, to remain in It. Empty at once into a dish. These precau tions observed, you win safely""help out" n mcnl with tinned Vuod. ...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Senate Pre election ISSUE AT STAKE. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

The Senate Pre election ISSUE AT STAKE. nr0 to conteijt of tho Liboral bobVb in i. Many Liberals party closes his tho llfl. may be teTPe^ flb stake. TUay portanco of the ^ ^ yote £or the note thab in 8implo, Senate was twk p t-ok6t in five that m 1913 it was ^ further 0£ tho six States. g.r josiah that a man of mark . whea he Symon ^'" jm-ippendonb, and that) a rftQ as an ID«°P bgcurei and some number of very returno[l whab feeble candi ^ BQi0iy becauso by Labor, HimP ynffo;al|y endorsod." thoy were " ofliowuy "Names have the late reflect, men hk y witboub Sir William Lyne fell wl.e^ solid party baokinR , 0Wo defeated Sir John Qmok on ^ ^ ground, when the 6 art pondnlum favore^^ fcho tim0 come8 will aoppoit' tho ohoson six be they whom %Coy'is »^Bh lrUtl' i0 the Sir however, a very ^ .g ^ lhai Uw ot the po«t . j Qr th0 Lftbor n^rfor the Senate ran neck and rk Tho onlooker is astonished to find tho unpopular candidate within " thousand or two of the popular or.o j . nilir tin is stil...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Tell-Tale Nails. CHARACTER IN FINGER-TIPS. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Tell-Tale Nails. CUiVnACTEIt IN FINGER-TIPS. A novel philosophy, dovolopcd by a smart Broadway manicure girl, Is described ill the "World's Magazine," N»\v York. Miss Adela Kitchio htig applied her Intuitive faculties to Iho study ot those who cc^no under her notice, and snys. that character may- bo rend as easily, by the finger nails as by tho palms, I can tell be/ore a word Is spoken, she says, if a man owns and drives his own' car; whether ho Is happy or Ao rose, rich or broke; whether ho iii love. " or married or divorcod. .Seriously, I beiiovo X can fill out, mentally, a fairly completo outline of .a man's character tUo Instant I tako his hand, I mny state that tho artistic tem perament, almost . invariably, is known by tho worst nail and cuti cle that tho manicure encounters. The null, H oi ordinary size, is sure to be ugly in shupe or colour, with cuticle so erratic that skilful work is required to make it look any thing liko beautiful. CLUBMAN AND DOCTOR. In contrast to this...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The M.P. as Hero. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

The M.P. as Hero. Muny graphic descriptions of great fires havo boon ptibl!nJjo<1 in iio-.vii papers, in magazines, and in novol:», but wo have novor road n more vivid short account of n ftro than (lull fiiniislifd liy Mr. Oliver J.ockor 1 nmpNon, M.l\, who recently dis tinguished himself in roscuo work tit llio tire which broko out tit Jlydo Park CliMiDliore, tviiiglitsbrlilgo. Hero in the heroic M.IVs account as it appeared in ' Tho times.' "I hoard cries. Ou looking lip I saw tluit there was a pnrapet against tlw skyline, with a rail round it, and on It tho figure of u woman ill white. Although sho was seven storeys up, her voico car ried to mo as clearly as if sho wcro standing close by mo. ".'Oh I hurry,' she was crying, ' do hurry !' "TKo (lames seotned to bo getting nearer and nearer ovcry moment. It was a most -pitiful thing to see her there, and to know that wo wero holploss. I and the firemen shouted at the top of our voices, 'Don't Jump ; wait lor us." "Then ti...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SOMETHING TO LOOK FORWARD TO. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

KOMKTHfNY! TO LOOK FORWARD TO. UiHiox. More y*>u proeeM Any further with tlio crinoline craze, jiwt picture on* of vn«r?clvc!i riding a bike in a crinolinc/'

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Tuscan Toughness. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Tuscan Toughness. Two Englishmen travelling In Italy 'appealed to n. village Inn keeper for a trustworthy gviiile who would conduct tliem over tlio pass between the mountains of Itondinajo and Tro Potenze. In "Walks and People in Tuscany," Sir Francis Vane tells of their surprise when nil old woman appeared and-announced that she liud como to make arrange ments for the Journey. They con cluded she must bo the molhor of their guide, and bargained with her accordingly. What was our amazement to learn that this elderly dame was our de stined leader, and, indeed, she was got 'up for tho Tray; In long. boots nnd short skirts with/ a workman like-looking. stick. , On we tramped, she always ahead, walking with a fine military swing which n Iilfo Guardsman might have envied. Tho path was dilll cult, and could not bo used by vehi cles. Our guide led us up the steep way which follows a'" small and_ rushing stream issuing from out' the side of Rondinajo, and up it wo ascended for an hour or. m...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Beet Juice for Long Life. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Beet Juice for Long Life. "0ne of tlie most interesting dis coveries of recent research by tho .Japs is the vnluo of the real gar den beet. Tli« »J apaneso lovo tho beet, and declaro it contains that which will produce long life in the human race. They toll us tfio beet is full of iron and other substances which wtU net on the human system when ad ministered as a tonic. Tho heels aro cut up and boiled for several hours when they are removed from the wnfcpr, and thou tho liquor is boiled down until it I.ccomes a syrup. This is taken in noses ranging from a small wine glass to one-half a pint, two or three times a day, usually beforo the person cats a good moat. This is pronounced by somo of tho best physicians as one of tho most effectual tonics that can bo taken. Large dost's, such as a halt-pint at a tiino is declared by tho Japa nese to bo a preventative and a euro for gravel of the kidneys and j bladder. It should bo taken until relief is certain, which is said to come in a few d...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Cleveland's Independence [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Cleveland's Independence Grover Cleveland hns Licon . charac terised' by a frieml as "the most honest ' man I ever know." Ho said, before tho nomination for his j second term, that ho-"would havo j the presidency clean or not at all." As illustrating the independence and | dignity of tho statesman's conduct, \ a writer of personal reminiscences of j the ex-Vresidcnt mentions this sig nificant occurrence : Once, during* tho out-of-ollicc per iod, by request and with his con sent, I introduced to him, at his country house, two acquaintances of 1 mine. One of them, tho editor of an inllncntial religious and politi cal paper, had n privato conversa tion with him. When ho came out, I asked the editor how ho got along witli the ex-['resilient. "Splendidly," lie said. "He la the greatest man I ever met-and lie wouldn't promise to do a thing 1 wanted." Air. Clovoland had told 1110 bo foro the interview that he would bo very glad to see. Iho gentleman; he did not know-nor did T-what .Uiey mi...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Australia's Wealth. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 1 May 1914

Australia's Wealth. All told, men, women and chil dren, tho population of Australia has not jot reached flvo millions,, holding au urea of nearly three mil lion s^uaro miles. Of theso flvo millions, muro than 0110 million have accounts with the pavings banks-tho workers' institution-and to tho credit of those depositors there is over £00,000,000, nil aver age of over £l'l for overy nuiu, woman, and child. And those figures are improving. It is impossible to accurately gauge tho actual wonltk of tho people. Mr. Archibald, a member of the Australian House of Representatives, has provided soma interesting figures indicative of tho estates changed hands every thirty yoars, so that thirty times tho value of the estutos of deceased per sons, ns sworn for probate pur poses, puid oach year, represented llio valuo of tho property of tho pcoplo living. He added an extra £.1,000,000 to make up for plato, pictures, and othor valuables, on which probate was uvoided. In 1907 the valuo of tho esta...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A Music Martyr. [Newspaper Article] — Wedderburn Express and Korongshire Advertiser — 8 May 1914

A Music Martyr. He was a pianist., scarcely out of his teens. JT© had boon sent abroad by wealthy friends for ft four years' course in his chosen iu*t ; had (hereafter spent n yoar on the concert stnpo, »nd behind a van guard of newspaper reports of his succ»>ss 111 u*ond, he WM now4 com ing home. When his train drew into the sta tion and cntne to a stop, the piiiniM, evincing (he artistic teni pi>rum»>nt in his 11 nir as well us in his manner, descended to the - plat form. At the some time the crowd of enthusiastic townspeople drew aside to allow his proud but mod est mother to bo the first to wel come her son. When she reached him, howevor, she suddenly gnvc _ a gnap nntl stood slock-still, scaring at Mm. The next moment she burst into sobs and Tell on his nock. . . "ITenry, my poor H««ry.l" tho good woman cried.. "They told me you were doing so well over there nnd tiiakin' money pleniiful, Jfy poor, poor boy !" . "What's the mailer, mother ?" ex claimed the bewildered so...

Publication Title: Wedderburn Express And Korongshire Advertiser
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