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POPULATION FIGURES JUVENILE MOTHERS ELDRERLY BRIDES AND BRIDEGROOMS. [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
POPULATION FIGURES JUVENILE MOTHERS ELDRERLY BRIDES AND BRIDEGROOMS. The annual demography bulletin dealing with the population of Austra lia has been issued by tne Common wealth Statistician and Actuary (Mr, C. EL Wickens). This volume relates to the year 1927, but contains also ex tensive particulars concerning popula tion, births, deaths and marriages for the period 1860 to 1927, and also life tables for the years 1920-22. Births registered in 1927 numbered 133,698, compared with 133,162 in 1926, while the rate per 1,000 persons declined from 22.02 in 1926 to 21.67 in i 1S27. Compared with many other countries, the Australian rate is low, but it is accompanied by a very low death rate, giving a rate of natural in crease which is equalled in very few countries. Among very voung mothers there were six aged 13 years, twenty-four aged 14 years, and 134 aged 15 years. The number of exnup tial births for the year was 6,289, or 4.70 per cent, of the total births re gistered. There vrere...
A FATAL BLOW ALLEGED ASSAILANT ARRESTED Sydney January 16. [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
a fatal mm ALLEGED ASSAHJANT AESESTED. ' ? ' ? . __z^. ?' - ' .- Amlnnv. . Jiinnarv IS Robert Casscls died in tKe Woologong Ho^pital'yesterday mornifig as a^*e£uk' of a blow on the head 'received in 'a hotel on Saturday. Cassells was sitting in the. hotel when he was struck by a stranger. He became ill. and was re-' moved to hospital, where- he reeovereil sufficiently to 'be -discharged. ? He weii' to the Poliee Station to give particular^ ' of the ? assailant, . but became ill again and did not recover. The police have detained a man sus pected of having struck Cassells.
DISPUTE AT A MILL FORTY-FOUR MEN IDLE Melbourne, January 16. [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
DISPUTE AT A MILL FORTY-FOUR MEN £DI£. ' Melbourne, January 16. ' Forty-four employees . . /have been: thrown, out of employment, its a resur; of a dispute which occurred on ..Mon day at the sawmills of 'Cunung, Smitjt & Co., of Warburton. = ' The position was explained yesterday by the secretary of the Hardwood Mill ers ' Association (Victor G.' Quinjn) wlw said that the mill was situated in. War burton, but the timber was obtained . 7|* miles away. To facilitate the working in the bush, the owners recently estab lished living accommodation and a boarding house on the site of the tim ber cutting, and requested the men; to live, there instead of losing time m travelling from Warburton each day. The men declined, and they requested that their working time should com mence from the mill. The result wad that the whole of the plant was closed down. An application will be made by the Association for a Board of Reference - to deal with the dispute. .
GERALDTON RACES NOMINATIONS FOR FIRST DAY AND CUP [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
GERALDTON RACES NOMINATIONS FOB FIRST DAY AND CUP The following nominations have been received for the first day of the annual cup meeting of the Victoria District Turf Chib, on Saturday, January 26, and for the Geraldton Cup, to be run on the second day, Monday, January 28. Weights will be issued, to-morrow: — HACK BACE. Five furlongs. Bock Lily, Tyfred, Windy Day, Caci que, Miss Viv, Yarragadee, Gaiety Star. Star Misty, Confusion, Canalley. BOOGABDD5 HANDICAP. Six furlongs Green Hills, Darenth, Greenville, Howdo, Prince Bard, Inyala, Pretty Beryl, Warriangle, Prince Rhubarb, Narkadar, Terrassier, Sparkling Blue, Elsie's Pearl, Clan Chateau, Cassowary. YALIALONG HANDICAP. Seven furlongs. Elsie's --PearL Jumerny, Harpory, Reus, Chelbanoo, Wanderfoot, Bed Mountain, Bhyme, Spartan King, Pat, Regalian, Best Fleece. WOODBINE HANDICAP. One mile. Green Hills, Tyfred, Wokarina, Dar enth, Eradu, Little Peter, Cnelbanoo, Harpory, Bed Mountain, Pat, Wood skin, Begalian, Pretty Beryl, Warrian ...
MOTOR NOTES THE DODGE CARS CHRYSLER ENGINEERS' REPORT [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
MOTOR NOTES ? w THE DODGE CARS CHRYSLER ENGINEERS' SEPOET Mr. Walter P. Chrysler, President of Dodge Brothers, writes: — The corps ot' technical experts directed by* Fred 1ST. Zeder, vice-president in charge of en gineering for all Chrysler companies, has completed its very exhaustive stu'av of Dodge Brother's products. Their findings have more than confirmed my personal knowledge of the soundness and integrity of Dodge Brothers me thods. While certain changes have been made in conformity with Chrysler iiicals of luxury and stylo, Chrysler- en gineers found that Dodere Brothers three new sixes — The Senior, the Victory and the Standard arc basically as sound as motor ears can be built. Thev report that the very highest standard of ex cellence in material and workmanship is revealed by their investigations. Thus it confirms my sincere belief that the Victory six, with its original and ex clusive advantages in construction, is to-day one of the truly groat -;n.i-p ot! the world. In fa...
TRADES HALL BRAWL DIGMAN'S INJURIES CONDITION CRITICAL Sydney, Jan. 16 [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
TRADES HALL BRAWL DIGMAN-S INJURIES CONDITION CETTiCAIi Sydney. Jan. 16 Inquiries being made into the dis turbance at the Trades Hall »n Mon day afternoon when James Digman, an elderly member of the Bakers! Union, was attacked and severely injured led to the appearance in the Central Police Court yesterday of Charles Brodie (42}, a baker, on a charge of having, inflict ed grievous bodily harm to Digma&. Sergeant Stanson, who prosecute*?, said that the information received by the police was :that^Brod*e^n4ianother man had a qqqarrel with Digmansatfiio:. as a result had his right eye knockeo out of its socket, his nore broJcen^SficT his body bruised by kicking. XHgma#. was in- a critical conditiS^i. ? Brodie was remanded to February 11! and was released on a £100 bail.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
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POSSIBILITIES IN W.A. FINANCIERS' CONFIDENCE MR. C. DE BERNALES'S MISSION. Perth, Jan. 15. [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
POSSIBILITIES IN W.A. FINANCIERS' CONFIDENCE j MR. C. DE BERNALES'S MISSION. i Perth. Jan. 15. j Mr. C dc Bcrnales, whose mining : and engineering interests have made i him well known throughout the State, | left for London yesterday on the ; Orama. He is going there with the ob j jeet of interesting British and Contin ? ental capitalists in the various indus j trial and mining interests under his ! control. His career is nroof of his quickness to see chances offering for the profitable investment * of capital. The engineering works of Hoskins and Co., Ltd., and the Kalgoorlie Foundry, Ltd., are due to his foresight, ' In a brief interview he expressJwL Iiis undoubted faith in. the possibilities both from a primary and secondary in dustry point of view. He thought the present Government deserved credit for its ggiare in the prosperity of the State. The influential English finan cial groups had confidence in Mr. Col lier. This was shown by their readi ness to furnish loans for the Go...
REMAINING FIXTURES [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
REMAINING FIXTURES} Following are the remaining fixtures for the Englishmen 's tour: — January IS to 21. — V. Tasmania, at Hobart. ; January 25 to 29 — V. South Austra lia, at Adelaide. l February 1 to 7.— FOURTH TEST 1 MATCH, at Adelaide. I Februarv !) to 11.— V. Ballarat. at Ballarat. i February 15 to 10. — V. New South Wales, at Sydney. ' February 21 and -2± — V. Western Districts (N.S.W.), at Bathurst. February 25 and 2G. — V. Southern Districts, at Goiilhurn. i March 1 to 5. — V. Victoria, at Mol ljourne. | Marrh S to 14.— FIFTH TBST MATCH, ut, Melbourne. March 21 'an-l 2:-. — V. Western Aus tralia (side to include five players from South Australia an-l Victoria), at Perth.
MORAWA'S PROGRESS TOWN HALL SUGGESTED AN AMBITIOUS PROJECT [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
MGRAWA'S PROGRESS ?^r ? ?; ? TOWN HALL SUGGESTED AN AMBITIOUS PROJECT On Monday, January 7 members «- the Morawa Road Board met the Town Hall trustees at the invitation of the latter and discussed the handing jovc* of the hall 'to the board. Sir. L Granvillc produced the plans -;f the proposed new hall and discussed the suggested new site at the intersec tion .of Dreghorn and Prater Streets. According to the estimates mentioned at this meeting the new hall will cost about £8,500. There is no doubt that it would give the town an excellent building. The Road Board offices. comprising board room, secretary's of fices, clerk's offices, etc., would rorn: the east portion of the frontage and cost jibcut £1,200. The hall itself would measure 90ft. x 50ft. and 26ft. in height. A 20ft. stage is a special feature of the hall. Provision for a 50ft. long supper room, kitchen and ,in the right wing, a library or large room for lodge meetings, etc. is made. The scheme is ambitious but the dis tri...
THE SALVATION ARMY SUPPORT FOR GENERAL BOOTH PROTESTS AGAINST HIS REMOVAL London, January 15 [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
THE SALVATION ARMY SUPPORT FOR GENERAL BOOTH PROTESTS AGAINST HIS REMOVAL / - ._ __ * London, Januarv 15 There -were all the elements, of 'drama in Mrs. Booth's dash by. motor car from Southwold to Sunbury this morn ing. She started at daybreak in a blinding snowstorm and arrived at Sun bury Court at 11.30 a.ni. She stepped . put qf the car with a large envelope ip- ;her hand. . . ? ' -. ?-??-?£;.' . - - ;. The authorities at Suntlury . dfurt have received hundreds »f telegrams from all over the world protesting against the attempt to remove Gener al Booth from the leadership of the Army, but these have not been placed before the High Council. There . is much conjecture as to whether Mrs. Booth will be allowed to appeal to the Council with the eloquence with which she has won over thousands in the hope , of saving her husband.
GERALDTON WEEK TWO SHOP HALF HOLIDAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
GERALDTON WEEK TWO SHOP HALF HOLIDAYS. The Geraldton Traders' Asoeiatior. have declared half holidays for Wed nesday, January 30. and Thursday, 31st., for the Geraldton Week celebrations. This action by the traders is very much appreciated by the Geraldton Week Committee, and they would lik'j those business firms who are not mem bers of the Traders' Association to fall into line and declare hall holidays on the two days. This will greatly assist the committee ,and tvoukI ensure the co-operation of all the tradespeople of the town. The traders have decided to decorate their premises, and it is hoped the work will be put in hand without qj lay, so that an effective and general scheme may be carried out.
SEEING AND NOT SEEING. [Newspaper Article] — Geraldton Guardian and Express — 16 January 1929
SEEING AND WOT SEEING. '^ — -+ ? ? :--\-^Sm We never see everything that is _ /V-flgjp about us, and no two of us ever see S-^S exactly the same things. Each seea ' /V^/;||| what his previous training and his -^Jt^| mind have prepared' him to see. ,.? ^l||j When an American scientist was in 'i^ifft Patagonia he fell in with a card- , : .=- *§p player who told him that always, af- - ^*-^ ter the first few rounds of the game, * - :^.^j he knew some of * the cards as they Ty -^M were dealt ; he recognized them by a ;..'.i^£§| difference so slight that another man -iiWB could not detect it when it was . - '?M pointed out to him. r?^ The scientist mentioned is an orni- - ~.i~^$%^ thologist, and he says that this ~'-''^?Sii same sharp-eyed man was greatly ?-'':?-} surprised when he was told that half- ?-? . J; a-dozen kinds of sparrows were feed- , '.?/» ing and singing about the house. :. .2 * He had never seen any difference in -. i them, he said. In size, colour, shape '£ and actions t...