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DEMAND FOR FRUIT IN EUROPE. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 14 March 1914

DEMAND FOR FRUIT fN EUROPE. Professor Wiokson, oi: the University of California> who lias recently retui-iied from an official visit to the Old World says there is no hope of the old coun tries ever producing suiiioionfc fruit for their own requirements. Coming from an irresponsible' writer, such a statement miglit bo regarded as ex travagant, but the reputation of Pro fessor Wickson us'author of a standard work on fruit-growing and Editor ol the Pacifio ltural Press is too high for a statement of his to be passed lightly by. In an editorial note, ho expres ses his satisfaction at finding on his return, that the fruit industry in his own state is still buoyant, and goes 011 to say:-"This impresses us all the moro after seeing how short the old countries and this country east of the rooky mountains ilro of their needs in producing fruit locally and in. the hope of ever doing it. We did not see fruit enough to satisfy a mongoose in all our travels. Il: tlio critic says we were too ...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
JEPSON'S LUCK. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 14 March 1914

JEPSON'S LUCK. (B, Ed«ard Mlan^m " Harper's iiiu sutoU came to a sudden stop; the juii.nvuy luuih Liruko loose; the u river .,i0i tlilougJJ the au> aad landing on a oi i>ait grass, saved ntn utefc. AJue jt-'isua Jei't me box-seat as in propelled i.v'u mule's kick, and, tailing headlong, Jjctan.'U a suoultler, brolie a wrist, am««S otlwr minor injuries, twistoo loot. iiotii uicu Jay w-Jiero they y.j juJIlii, ana tno meiodess downpour jiviRiioti Uiciii through and througu. :nv had uouo tlio mischief as uicy wore" crowing the vivstio ugc over tiahuon ItiVer. Tjic hor *vs i.ci'c fresh, having been changed at !"rt. joiici, and ivuen liio Jigutmng ^.iietl, followed on tho instant by the o> doom, they piUiigou 1orward. lia'i' liuit there w-as nothing lor the ? ?,vu iiit-a on. tiio box-seat. bin to sit ./.lit ami iiopo lor tlio best. "°i'ito Uuram brothers,'sitting up late, kin! Uto thuncionfig jkwhs above tlio j and missed tne rattling acceni "i;a,iiiuut of the wheeis. uonvineeu !...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE TRIUMPH OF MARGARINE. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 14 March 1914

.THE TRIUMPH OF MAEGAUINE. The seriousness to tkc colonial far mer of tho increasing substitution of margarine for butter is made clear iu a letter from Mr H. Campbell Jones, in "Tlio Times," Air Jones emphasis es the success of the manufacturers m eliminating tho distinctive, taste of margarine. Only yesterday, margar ine was regarded as an unpleasant art icle of diet, eaten only by the iioor. It was pleasant neither to the palate nor the eye. But the chemist in the employ of the manufacturer lias work ed so skilfully that to-day even ex perts were deceived. The average man will assert confidently that he cannot eat margarine, and that it could not bo palmed off on him, but it is quite probable that he cats it frequently, without recognising it. An Australian butter expert who recently visited a margarine factory was astonished to iiud that the product of animal fats and cocoanut was not at all unpleasant, and that even his skill in sampling but ter could not detect it from good bu...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARKETS. WHEAT AND OTHER PRODUCE. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 14 March 1914

MARKETS WHEAT AND OTHER PIIODUCE. J Wheat.-The to lie oi' the market is ! rather easier, and values arc fully id. j lower in buyers' ideas. Sellers havo continued to stand aloof, aud the turn ! over has been consequently small. Buy ers' ideas rouge from 3/iO-i to iJ/lUi alongside, sellers asking 3/10fi. A sniaU line ex storo sold at 3/10, and farmers' lots were quoted at down to 3/iS2 net. ! Mour.-The Association price for local consumption is £!) delivered. Bran and Pollard.-The Association price for both articles is .£5/5/ deliv ered. Barley.-A moderate business has been done. Prime English malting is scaroo at 3/5 to 3/U, good being quoted ajt 3/2 to 3/4. English Ipearling is u'ortli 2/3 to 2/5, while thin English has had a moderate turnover at '2(2. Sales of about 800 bags Cape have been made at 2/2 .V to 2/3J lor me dium, and lip to 2/4i for good. Cape ..pearling is worth about 2/2. i Oats.-Values are lirui lor good Al gerians. A moderate parcel |Ol' prime milling Algerians has...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GARVOC RACES. STEEPLECHASE A FIASCO. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

GARVOC RACES. ♦—— steeplechase a. fiasco. The annual meeting - of the Garyoc Racing Club was held on Saturday afternoon; and was'of a most successful character. The racing was-enjoyable, and with the exception of the Steeplechase, .fields averaged well. The results were in favor of backers, and all the winners being well supported. The Steeplechase proved to be a fiasco. The largest stake is given• for this event, and only two started out of eight nominations.' Odds were laid on Cuach being returned the winner. The chestnut, how ever, put his backers out of court in a very short time. He fell over the first fence', and being remount ed baulked at the nex., Mooriey tried twice more to persuade him to jump, but Guach' objected and his rider, suffering' from1' frairi re ceived by his fall, did not perse .vere with him. Then W. J. Burris took, the mount, and he also failed to make the horse" negotiate the obstacleinstead - Cuach succeeded . in popping him out of the saddle. Meanwhile th...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

•FOR Boot Repairs. Dunlop Street, Mortlake. Repairs neatly and promptly ex ecuted for Cash. Best leather only used. ALTERATIONS to Standing Advertise ments ill the, "Dispatch" must be lodged at this Office on Mondays arid, Thursday's in order to secure alteration the following issue. CARAMUT TURF CLUB £90 given away in Stakes. TUESDAY, 24th MARCH, 1914. —PROGRAMME— 1.—TRIAL HANDICAP, of 10 sovs. Six furlongs. Nomination, 6s ; accep tance, 4s. 2—HANDICAP HURDLE RACE, of 20 sovs. ; Second horse 3 sovs out of stake,. Two miles. Nomination, 12s ; acceptance, 8s. ' t . 3.--HANDICAP BRACELET STAKES of 10 sovs. Lady nominators ; amateur, riders to be approved of by stewards. Minimum weight 10 st 7 lbs ; Six fur longs ; Nomination, 7s ; acceptance,. 3s. 4.—CARAMUT HANDICAP, ofSOsovs second horse 5, sovs out of stake. One mile ; Nomination, 20s ; acceptance, 10s 5.—HANDICAP NOVELTY .PONY RACE, of 8 sovs, 14.1 a.u. Ten yards allowed for each inch under 14.1 ; Mr Bendall's or Mr Watson's certi...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CARAMUT. FEEDING STOCK. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

CARAMUT. FEEDING STOCK.. ; Owing to the shortage of grass, brought about by the dry season, stock are having a bad time. Graziers have had to resort to artificial feeding. Stations round here have purchased large quan tities of oats, and are dealing it out ' liberally to stock as required. This is it should be, as the result of ■ do ing so cannot be otherwise than satisfactory. OBITUARY. At the early age of 32, Mr. Joseph Gardiner, eldest son of Mr. Peter Gardiner, of Caramut, passed away on Monday morning after a long illness ; although being able to get about till quite recently. He was attended , by Dr. Sweetnam, of Penshurst, and Dr. Forsyth, of Koroit. Being of a genial disposition, he was with most people a great favorite, and. will be much missed. THE RACE CLUB. The Caramut Race Club held a meeting at M'Phee's Western Hotel and fixed up all details in connection with the races which take place on Tuesday, 24th inst. All business done pointed to a very successful gathering. Th...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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ONINO GROWING AT COLAC. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

Ofiio GROWING AT COLAC. •f -o IS a romance, or at any rate an ( . ? nn" history, about ©very branch •. if you look at it in .the j : : and even in growing such , ■''' m ,'antic root as the onion. For ' * ' Vv ; and r'ortarlington were 'i as the natural home.of the J ' *auy effort to grow this'crop , ®-u 1 : "5 .^s> areas was regarded as ; to .ailuie, as, even if they.grew, ; '—"•vere said to have no keeping qua- j ;B-V dally if grown away from the ! lUt%)ast Time has disproved these ; fja Xs and now Colac is the largest I 'tiI' producing district in Australia, j < (r lai-rrely helped to that position by ^"ravages 'caused by "eelworm" in the l; districts. The pioneer in this in tVwas Mr. T. Baker, of Coragulac r'f,C.-lac. who seized the opportu- j "■'-'r when Cororooke Estate was sub- , "'vV'ci aw.l sold in 1885> to secure some ' "I t-'e ucV black soil, which he had long : Relieved would grow onions to perfec- ; The br-t blocks were offered with : 4 ad. 1-000 acres i...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

• SOOX MY FORMER SELF '.'About S years ago I had brass poison ing which v_aueed liver trouble," writes Mr. \V. A. Peez. Annat, X.Z. "I could not sleep or eat and wasted to a shadow. After taking Chamberlain's Tablets for a short time my health was greatly im proved and I have had no return of inv trouble. I am now in good health 2nd reckon I owe it to Chamberlain.s Tab lets.'.' Sold at F. Damyon's Pharmacy, ilortlake.

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At Last. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

At Last. Be dashed off treatises In Greek— Of science books a score, In twenty tongues the man could speak And knew the heavens' lore. But still the wolf bayed loud and long And hunger pinched his cheek, .until at last he wrote a song Called; "NeH and I Do&'t

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CORRESPONDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

CORRESPONDENCE In connection with the challenge by ''Ratepayer" regarding a cer tain resident grazing more stock on the road than paid for. we de sire to state that an owner who considers himself to be the person complained of has shown us his re ceiots for 17 head of stock. It now rests with ratepayer to furnish proof of his charge, or otherwise he n-ill forfeit his ,65. -Ed. D.

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Di ict Kacing ixtures. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

Di ict Kacing Lxtures. The following dates have been granted by the V.R.C., for next season's races for district clubs :— Mar 7—Cobden ,, 14—Garvoc ,, 17—Koroit ,, 21—Hexham ,, 24—Caramut April 4—Woodford ,, 11—Mortlake ,, 18—Terang ,, .22—Hamilton • May 5, 6, 7—Warrnambool.

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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
RAILWAY DISASTER. FOURTEEN PERSONS KILLED. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

RAILWAY DISASTER. FOURTEEN PERSONS Dashing through a fog at a fast speed, the Tern or a mail train crashed into a stationary goods train near the Exeter station, on the southern railway line, on Fri day night, with the result that 14 persons were killed and 25 others injured. This is the most disastrous rail way accident that has ever re curred in the State. Many big disasters have occurred previously, but the only one to approach :: in regard to the number of people killed was the Redfern acci^eri in 1895, when 13 people lost their lives. Exeter is a small station on the southern line, six miles from Moss Vale. Between it and Moss Vale is Werai. It is 93 miles from Sydney, and is in hilly countrv. After leaving Moss Vale the trains travel on a slight incline for six miles to Werai. In the next two miles there is a rise of ISO feet to Exeter, which is, with one exception, the highest point on the line between Sydney and Albury. HOW THE COLLISION OCCUR I.?:: It was nearly midnight wh...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COURSING. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

COURSING. May 6, Cressy ; May 7, Hamil ton ; May 14, Penshurst ; May 20 and 21, Mortlake and Camper down ; May 28, Hexham ; May 30, Colac ; June 3, Cressy ; June 8, Hamilton ; June 10, Winchelsea ; June 17, 18, and 19, Mortlake and Camperdown Commonwealth meet ing ; June 27, Colac ; July 1, Cressy ; July 2, Penshurst; July 8, Winchelsea ; July, 10 and 11, i Caramut ; July 12 and 16, Mortlake and Camperdown ; July 22, Hamil ton ; July 24 and 25, Colac ; July 30 and 31, Hexham ; August' 5, Cressy ; August 12, Mortlake and Camperdown ; August 19, Hamil ton ; August 22, Colac ; August 26, Winchelsea; August 27, Penshurst; September 2, Cressy ; September 3 and 4, Hexham ; September 9 and 10, Mortlake and Camperdown ; September 11 and 12, Colac ; Sept ! ember 14 and 15, Caramut. i

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HEXHAM RACES. SATURDAY, 21st MARCH. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

HEXHAM RACES. SATURDAY, 21st MARCH. The following are the entries for the Hexham races to be held cn Saturday 'at the Hexham race course :— TRIAL HANDICAP. A. M'Kenzie's Sombrous R. W. Cumming's Miyako J. Bourke's Vcdski H. Parkinson's Me Smith MAIDEN PONY RACE. C. Watkins' Trlxie T. M'Kellar's Five Cro^ra E. R. de Little's Nigger R. A. D. Hocc's Greece W. Hickling's Foot'igh: E. Manifold's Jack Snip J. Hardy's Lady Bev.ire J. M'Pfaee's Searchiich: T. Carmody's Beryl W. T. Scroggie's Bill Baiiey L. DuSus' Fairydale V. Willis' Una Grey HEXHAM HANDICAP. A. M'Kenzie's Sombrous R. A. D. Hood's Kaze R. A. D. Hood's Kagi J. O'Keefe's Major Eight J. M'Nichol's Wiridgil P. Hain's Kabibinokks HANDICAP PONY RA/;E E. R. de Little's Nigger Gange and Lorr's Mavis L.t R. Cumming's Scotch Jack W. Stonehouse's Kolor South j R. Fitzgerald's Lady Arden T. Larmody's Beryl W. J. Scroggie's Sweet Alice FLYIXG HANDICAP. R. Cumrning's Miyako A. M'Kenzie's Mona Kirk R. A. Afiieck's Pahato R. A. D. Hood's K...

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

WOOLES.& ii EiiTv monumental masons, | \junkk Lava and Kepler Streets I WARRNAMBOOL,. Monuments, head-stones,'Etc., and every description of Murial Work manufactured from the finest quality of Italian Marbles and Scotch and other Granites, etc.. at most reasonable rates. Cemeteries visited and additional in scriptions cut and old lettering renovated. Catalogues and Photographs forwarded on application. A motorist go in,2: at raMier more than the legal speed ice other day had ch'i misfortune to knock down 3 Uuly. She was not much hurt, and the motorist turned to a man who seemed to be in her company. "I hope," he srvid, "therrs will be no trouble about this. It' a tive-pouu<3 I note now "Certainly, sir," said the "cer tainly there win be no inert- :rouble.'' The five-pound note was handed over, the motorist- went 011 his way, and the recipient of tho money, as ho put the bank-note into his pocKet, said to himself, "1 wonder who the lady is?" "• TABLM5 ' .The "Dairy...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

TERRIBLE HEADACHES "I am a bootmaker," writes Mr Frederick Miller, Great King Street North Dunedin, N.Z. "and for many years suffered from terrible headaches and irregularity of the bowels due to my sedentary life. After taking one bos of Chamberlain's Tablets I was greatly benefited and they soon effected mv cure. Upon the slightest symptoms of consti pation I take two or three tablets which always set me right." Sold at F. Dam yon's Pharmacy, Mortlake.

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WOMEN AND WORK. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

WOMEN AND WORK, All women who hav^s not home ds ties to keep th<"!•.! occupied oug&t tc have sou:*-? oai-.-;v, i:;»r'?.st3. The women who nr.; sv. -jet-tempered and charming and kindly disposed to wards humanity are the busy wonK-n t —those Who work for their living or : for charity or are occupied with the ■ best duties of all—motherhood. • An energetic, enthusiastic, ambitious i business "Woman with a calling, no matter how humble it is, has not the time for the despicable pettiness that goes to make life a burden to all con cerned. The woman who works is inevitably a woman who is broad in her views. Her opinions are not riveted to any one spot. Her point of view is mov able. Her experience in the business mart gives her sympathy for other wo men workers. She has learned to ac cept every friend, new and old, at an honest valuation. She learns to enjoy the society of people who have made Bomething out of life.

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MARKETS. TERANG STOCK MARKET. Monday, 16th March, 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

MARKETS. TERANG STOCK MARKET. Monday, 16tli March, 1914. 504 cattle and 133 sheep forward. Fat Cattle—Prime fat cows £l 10s to £S 15s, good do. £,6 to £l 5s, light weights from £5, old fleshy cows £4 to £4 15s. Dairy Cattle—Best cows in full profit and springing £l 10s to ^8 10s, others from £5, best forward springing heifer? and cows £6 10s to £7 15s, small from £5, back ward sorts from £4. Store Cattle—Forward store cows £3 10s to £4 10s, old and inferior from £l 5s. Young Cattle—Heifers 1/4 yrs old extra good to £-2 19s, yearlings from 30s, poddies from 18s to 27s 6d. Sheep—Fat 2-tooths 15s 6d, wethers 14s lid, weaners from 10s lid to 12s 9d.

Publication Title: Mortlake Dispatch
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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THE LIMITS OF SPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Mortlake Dispatch — 18 March 1914

THE LIMITS OF SPORT. Let not your recreations be lavish I spenders of your time, but choose i mich which are healthful, s^iort, tran- I sient, recreative, and apt to refresh | you; but at no hand dwell in them i or make them your great employment, J for he that spends his time in sports ! and calls it recreation is like him ! whose garment is all made of fringes and his meat nothing but sauces; they are healthless, chargeable, and use less. And, therefore, avoid such games which require much time or long at tendance, or which are apt to steal the affections from more severe em ployments. j

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