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HOW TO MANAGE A WIFE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
HOW TO MANAGE A WIFE. "Never ask a woman to mend any thing," said the cynical old Paterfa milias. "When I wait a garment mended I take it to my wife, flourish it around a little, and say, 'Where's that rag bag?' 'What do you want ,with the ragabag?' asks my wife. Her suspicions are roused at once. 'I want to throw this thing away. It's worn out,' I say, with a few more flourishes. 'Let me see it,' nk" wife says. Of course, I pass it over and she examines it. 'Why, it only needs -,' and then she mends it."
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
ASSURANCE CO. ; .LTD. ,-:. ESTDi 1782. -":WORKERS' COMPENSATION. FIRE. ACCIDENT. LOSSES PAID E?XCED o 9O,oo0,00. Lossea by BSH FIRES and by LIGCTNINO are mado good by this Company. AGENTS WANTED. ViToRTalN 461 TO 471 B2URKE ST., orFc;E: MELBOURNE. DALCETY & CO. LTd., AGENTS.. CLOSER SETTLEMENT FARM ALLOTMENTS Application is:invited for Farming Areas on the Undermentioned Estates Estate. District. No. of Allotments Available. Nerrin Nerrin Streatham 12 Pannoo a Echuca 7 Suitable for wheat Marathon and Willow growing and sheep Grove Echuca 4 farming. Cremona Yea 6 E?umeralla Hamllton 2 Allambee Yarragon" :. 1( Moyhu Wangaratta 2 Suitable for dairying Bona Vista Warragul g and mixed farming. Kilmany Park I Sale Dairying and Boisdale Mtaffra 15 l Beet Growing. * Allotments suitable. for Agricultural Laborers', Workmen's and Clerks' iomes are available as under: Agricultural Laborers'--Allambee Estate, 2 allotments. 3 AVorkmen's Homes, Pender's Grove Estate, 14 Allotments; Bona V...
"Home." [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
'"Home." He had been around from church to church trying to find a congenial congregation, and finally he stopped in a little church just as the con gregation read with the minister: "We have left undone those things whitch we ought to have done, and we have done those things which we ought not to have done." The man dropped into a pew with a sigh of relief. "Thank goodness," he said, "I've found my crowd at last."
SUCCESS. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
SUCCESS. Success shall come to him who -waits; But not to him of folded hands To him who hopes, but hesitates, And simply by the roadside stands. Success is won by effort strong, By unremitting, earnest stress. The way it travels seems o'er-long? To haste its course, go, meet Suc cess! Why waste the time to drift and swing And watch the careless billows roll, Relying that some chance will bring You somehow some day- to your goal? Far better that, sails spread the while To catch the faintest favoring breeze, You man_ the sweeps, and mile by mild You still advance across the seas. Go, meet Success! For not enough That you should patience have alone. Up signal! On! Though fields be rough, 'T'is -those shall reap who first have sown. Each day some little progress make; Lean not on trustful idleness, Another route. So meet Success! Lest, ere it reaches you, it take A morning paper alludeq to "Hoard ings that Shriek." They must be of the "yell-qR" yvtrety,
A PARABLE OF MODERN BABYLON. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
A PARABLE OF MODERN BABYLON. There was a boy, and his father said .unto him, "My son, work to lay, for the time cometh when you must leave school." And he said, 'Yea, father I will study this even ing." But a chum came round, and in the heat of "knuckle-up" the Les sons were forgotten. So on the mor. row he broke down in translation, snd was soundly swished; and more aver, at the year"s end he got no rrize. Years passed, and a great man said to him, "Young man, come round to my office in the morning and I will make you my hireling, and you shall amass much wealth." But on the morrow the youth said, "I will go after lunch, for my stomach ,rieth out for food." And so he dal lied with the flesh-pots till 1.30. And when he showed himself at the office, behold the vacancy was filled by a Scot, who pandered not to his stom ach-yea, even one who bore on his 'scutcheon, "Do it now.'' Then in the fulness of time the young man loved a maid, and lie said: "Behold, she is very beautiful, and my...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
STATE SAVINGS BANK OF VICTORIA grants LOANS ON EASY TERMS. up to three fifths of valuation. ON BROAD ACRES .. ...... .... .. ....£2000 to £25000 ON TOWN PROPERTIES .. .. ........ .... £500 to £25000 for a term of 3 or 5 years with option of paying off a portion on any pay day. Interest 5.per cent. CREDIT FONCIER LOANS up to .two thirds of valuation. ON. FARMS.......... .. £50 to £2000. .Repayable by Instalments spread. over 30 years, with interest. at 5 per cent. Security may be either Freehold, or Crown Leasehold that could be made Freehold at any time on payment .of the balance of Crown Rents. Loans may be granted for the purpose of purchasing the . land taken as security, or paying off existing liabilities thereon, paying Crown Rents, improving, developing, .or carrying on the farm, purchasing stock, machinery, etc. ON COTTAGES, VILLAS and SHOPS ... . £50 to £1000. Repayable by Instalments spread over~19% years, with Interest at 5 per cent. No Charge for Mortgage. Deed.... Full i...
A NEW CHUM IN AUSTRALIA. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
A NEW CHUM IN AUSTRALIA. Mr. Morley Roberts, the well-known author, has been detailing in the cur rent number of the "Strand Maga zine" some reminiscences of his life in Australia and America. As a lad of nineteen he quarrelled witu his father and took a steerage passage to Aus tralia in an old iron ship called the Hyderabad. The sea had always ap pealed to him, and instead of idling his time away he spent the long months consumed in the voyage in working as if he were one of the crew. The officers were white, but the crew were Hindus, Malays and See dee boys, and during the voyage not only did he acquire a knowledge of seamanship which stood him in good stead later in his strange chequered career, but he also obtained a working knowledge of the lingua franca of the Eastern seas. As a record of strenu ous endeavor, the distinguished au thor's simple narrative takes a front rank even in this country of work and thoroughness. .r. Roberts says: It is perhaps hard for a writer to imagin...
PATIENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
PATIENCE. ."To know how to wait," says De Maistre, "is the secret of success." Cyrus Field was ten years in laying the Atlantic cable. The first time he tried to lower it the great rope snap ped in mid-ocean, and when they grap pled it and brought it to the surface, it slipped away from them, and was gone. Not until he had tried thirty times was the tireless patience of the inventor rewarded. In life's school one of the hardest lessons is to learn to wait patiently. It has been said that speech has been given to women to conceal their thoughts, but it seldom even con ceals their thoughtlessness. For six months a vicar in the North has been trying to get a curate. We know many old maids who have been trying for years. Most things we haven't the slight est right to are rather pleasant. i i iw |mil m m m m ii
A VICAR'S "DRINK POINTS." [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
A VICAR'S "DRINK POINTS." The Rev. George Denyer, vicar of St. Paul's Church, Blackburn, issued some novel "drink points" in his jarochial letter for November. He stated: The man who can afford to get drunk is too rich. The best thing to keep in the beer bottle is the cork. If you get the best of whisky it will get the best of you. The man who tried to drown his sorrow in drink found that it could swim. It costs a man more to have a seat in a public-house than to have a seat in the church. "It takes a long time to age whisky, hut it won't take long for whisky to' age you.
JOTTINGS FROM DOOKIE: [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 9 April 1914
JOTTINGS FROM DOOKIE: [From Our Own Correspondent]. Owing to the non arrival of some lining boards that were required for the Dookie railway station, to finish off the building, the work has been unavoidably delayed. The timber has now arrived and the stationmaster fully anticipates being able to abandon the old building in a week. The protest lodged by Mr G H Gib- son at the last annual show was dealt with by the Show Committee last Satur- day evening, when the protest was up- held. The protest was lodged on the grounds that the pair of ponies which secured the prize were not the bona fide property of the successful exhibitors, Messrs Peck, Sons and Biggar. A letter was sent to the exhibitors asking them that they should sign a statutory decla- ration as to the bona-fides of the exhibit, and in their reply they stated that one of the ponies was owned by them, the other having been lent to them to show during the season. The annual meeting of the Dookie Football Club was held at tho...
COURSING. NORTH-EASTERN DISTRICT DATES. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
COURSING. NORTH-EASTERN DISTRICT DATES. The following dates have been allotted for coursing meetings in the North Eastern district during the ensuing season : Euroa-June 8, July 4, August 8, September 5. Kyabram-June 4, July 1 and 2, August 6, September 3. St James-May 29, June 28, July 31. Dookie-July 29. Mansfield-May 23, June 20, July 18, August 15, September 12. Cobram-Jane 3, July 8, August 26. Ysbba North-July 15. Murchison-June 27, July 31, August 1 and.29, September 12. Tatura-May 27, June 16, July 22 and 23, August 25. Nagambie-July 10. August 20. Elmore-May 20, June 17, July 8 and 9, August 19, September 9, Katamatite-June 18, July 28 and 24, August 20. Shepparton-May 13, June 10, July 14 and 15, August 11 and 12, Sep tember 9, Benalla-June 3, July 7 and 8, August 4 5, and 26. After lest July, 1915, youths who de sire to enter the State public service will have to pass a more difficult examination than at present. In addi tion to handwriting, spelling, Engl?hb, arithmetic,...
CHURCHES' ASSOCIATION v. TAMLEUGH. TAMLEUGH. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
CHURCHES' ASSOCIATION v. TAMLEUGH. TAesLErGH. Hamtihon, b Skinner 7 C Ick, lbw, b Liddelow .. ... 31 H MBumrney, b Skinner ... ... 0 Gourlsy, b Skinner... ... . o22 Stewart, c Skinner, b Fidler ... 3 A lM'Burney, b Skinner . . 24 Noonau, es:p Young, b Davie ... 12 Blecher, nat out ... ... ... 7 R Ick, b Davie ... ... ... 0 Seeber, not out ... ... ... 1 Imray, b Fidler ... ... ... 0 Sundries ... ... ... 9 Total ... ... ... ... 116 Bowlin--Skinner 4 for 34, Liddelow 1 for 34. Liddelow 1 for 34, Palmer 0 for 18, Graham 0 for 8, Fidler 2 for 5, Davie 2 for S SHEPPAERON. A Palmer, b Gourlay ... ... 15 Rodgers, b Hamilton ... ... 3 Liddelow, a Stewart, b Gcurlay ... 0 Davie, not out ... ... ... 47 Skinner, b Garlay ... ... ... 1 Aurisoeb, b Hamilton ... 2 Graham, c Stewart, b Hamilton ... 4 Sutcliffe, ran out ........ ... 2 Fidler, b Gourlay ... ... ... 0 Murray Palmer, b Gourlay ... 0 Young, b Gouriay ... ... .... 1 Sundries . ... I Total ... ... ... ... 82 Bcwling-Gourlay 6 for 28, Hami...
SHEPPARTON. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
Cr~a._:c _t.. L ddelow. b Carey ... ... ... 13 Fewater, lbw, b Fn::ne ... ... 25 Lyon=, c and b Carey ... ... 33 Date. , Fanston ... .... 0 Aurisch, ecTanbridge, b Fns:tone... 0 Carroll, b O'Briden ... ... ... 1 Skinner, run out ... ... ... 13 Gonley, b Carey ... ... ... 16 Rodgers, c Carey, b Lev'ck ... 6 Hubbard, b Carey ... ... ... 13 Fidler, not out ... ... 3 Sundries ... ... ... 7 Total ... ... ... ... 1.30 Bowling-Carey 4 for 3., Levirk 1 for 33, Fanstone 3 for 22, O'Brien 1 for 21. Doors CoLLEGE. Fanstone, b Skinner ... ... 4 Peters, c Carroll, b Skinner Tonbridge. c Hubbard, b Carroll 24 Carey, c Skinner, b Date ... ... 12 Levick, b Carroll ... ... ... 16 Murray, b Skinner ... ... ... 0 Lomeden, b Skinner ... ... S Lang:on, c and b Carroll ... ... 0 Taylor, c Filer, b Skinner ... 3 Cockburn, not out ... ... ... 3 O'Brien, e Fidler, b Filler ... 3 Sundries ... ... ... 2 Total ... ... ... .. 82 Bowling-Skinner 6 for 33, Carroll 3 for 19, Date 1 for 9, Liddelow 0 for 14
SHEPPARTON CHURCHES' ASSOCIATION. CLOSING THE SEASON. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
EHEPPARTON CH1RCESE' CLOSING TEEi SELSON. 'The Shep;·arron slnd Dietric: /Cburches' Cricket A~-ci~tion? w Fhich i~iP in- ii veer ci exi~: ene fsffrniehed _it ICcmPF~eiticnO~P f~~CSL~~I'~ ire ±c Er~-Z nfl bFEen one of the mcet intereeane loea~lI~ for m~any rearc. and. deepie anyn propbeciea to the contra.ry, en-hnai~em amon2z thei Tarione cinb~e connlcted~ therewith hib rnm nin:Jin-dl riah. to the Eni~b, od3 cvn rt thisEtz proc~-pcts or '-1~i r-- -fc&lt;ir- cint for ~ s-rne iaont~ 1o. A.an-anc minn r or C1OIn2 tn~f .f~on ao~tc1n Iv c rrt~~ 1 hrcone, h ect~ijxon d~ci' -d to sc--p. th~ o9 r orf :Eth-.S V - ci~on n td nho rt-~:i~ cm0btnD a~fm to Shepparton to play on Ea=t?~r Monday and iT -ayi. it wac then decided if po_1ible matchee should be arranged for Good Fri dcay and Easter Saturday, with the reult that Dookie College tem vieited Shepparton on the former dayv and Tamlenugh on the S?:tur day. On God Friday a fairly repr-=entative team succeeded in defeating the Dookie Coll...
ORROWS ANTIDOTE [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
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THE LUCERNE MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
THE LUCERNE MARKET. Mr H. S. K. Ward report- :-The position of the lucerne market has been so unsatisfaciery during the last two months that I decided to cease quotations. DuringJandary and February the market was fairly active, and best lucerne chaff was clearing at £5 per ton, and hay at £4 per ton, ex Melbourne rails Large quantities of indifferent grades came forward on the market during March, and in order to clear and save etorage expenses hre, the indifferent grades of lucerne chaff were sold from £3 1s to PA per ton, occasionally up to ;A 5S. and hay from £3 to £3 10s. The gen eral feeders found that the cheaper grades of lucerne were suiting their requirements, and the demand for choice qualities languished accord ingly, until the values of best lots eased back, about the middle of hay to £3 15g. The supply still continned;and exceptionally heavy supplies of good oaten and wheaten hay chaff, badly cat, caused a con gestion in the fodder market gene rally, and as these sweet...
FOURTH PAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
Fay=_ PAcz.-Op oz: :ih2i p~age Collage T'-a L--ae:na So. o e s"nti1a~ by P :o: '._al), Shagar :c CprrMM Cliews AM=zhi , Si\B~oc~i.-The f3.lowi h ;e been srDo:Ae2 am p Iaa E ae -D P Hick, 3:iii:man:3 Ee:icn 10; . J Elvisb, sliotmen.: 30,. POULTRY BCD KENNEL C:.zt -he PC2al committee meeting Was:hl cn Tncreiay, April 9th whe there wore )hir), W H '?u:tcn. E Th.a? ao, E Sod C Kaskell A Boon, H Hswhios. 2 FPzbibon, J B:adhaw sad. L J Michel (-ec:etary). I: -as decided to ho!d the nex: snow on the IS.h and 19:h -Aun t; to accept Barrow Brc?e Cup sodto swaard same to Wvaodotte=, to b2 won three times by an one exhibitocr, and also forward a teo:er cf thanks to the d:nors. On the emoiarn of Messrs_ Michel sand Mutton it wa decided that the Mutton and Johnstone trophy be awarded to best sportino dog or bitch. This coonitded the beineso. Ic RF?:et De- rs.-In his annual ceport the Director of Edeeation (Mr Tate), says: With regard to treatment iof general cndi:i?"s like arm.ia, bears, and lon...
DOOKIE AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE. REPORT FOR MARCH, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Shepparton Advertiser — 16 April 1914
DOOKIE AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE. BEPOET FOr MABCH, 1914 The College opened on 10th instant, and on the following day atudents were engaged in prepar ing for the corning esson's crop ping, and in carrying oat the seasonable work aLo-Aited with Tarione branchee of agriculture taught hbre. The live stock raperintendect reporn:--During the Int month a good deal of hand feeding of stock hua been done. All the young horries the brood mures and foal. and 20 head of young pure bred have had fpedal attention. The 11C93 breeding ewes are in good condition and showinz well in lamb. The Shorthorn and Hereford cows have come through the dry spell in good condition. The rain during the parrt week-4 ineh-h~s canued a fair amount of grsna -ad to germinate, hence with favorable weather in the future there will soon be green feed, lespecially where there is long grass to prote t the young growth. The farm enperintendent in his report atatee:-Daring the vacation some field operatione were carried on, viz....