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SICKNESS. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
SICKNESS. On enquiry 011 Thursday we were informed that there was no improve ment in the state of Mrs. Geo. Beav er's health, Mrs. Eii Brooks, of Neville, has been seriously ill for some timo, and her state is now critical. She is stay ing , with friends in Blayney where medical attendance is handier than at Neville.
BARKED YOUR SHINS? [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
BARKED YOUR SHINS? Well, try Dr Sheldon's Magneic Lin iment; it will take away all the pain and stiffness, and you will forget all about it. Obtainable from A. P. Stan ford, Plowman, A. Farr, J, Holmes, and B. J. Wallace. Mr. R. It. Gilmour complains that he has been treated with scant, courtesy by the Bathurst A. H. and P. Society. He asked to be permitted to attend one of the meetings for the purpose of asking one of the vice-presidents (Mr. E. T. Webb) some questions. No notice was taken by the Association..
DISEASED KIDNEYS AND GRAVEL. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
diseased kidneys and. gravel. "I was a great sufferer from diseas ed kidneys and gravel for two years," writes Mrs. I. Marchant, .10 Railway street, Cook's Hill, Newcastle, N.S.W. "I was so bad that I was unable to rise from my bed. The pain would strike me right in the bottom of my back and left side, just like a knife stabbing me. My life was a misery to me. A friend.gave me a few of Dr. Sheldon's Gin Pills to try. They gave me relief at once, so i got a bottle from the chemists, and took them, and they completely cured me." PricQ 1/6 and 2/6. Obtainable from A. F. Stan WrB, J. Flcfv/man, Ai Far"r, J. Holm us
A REMINDER. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
A REMINDER. Wo draw tho attention of tho public to the tact that Mr. U. M. Bales' sale of furniture, will be held by it. Kwin, at Milltoiorpe, on Wednesday next, the 17th. Those desirous of securing some first-class furmturo should not miss this opportunity. Mr. Chas. Harris, late of the Mill thorpe Post-ottice, arrived back from his holidays by the passenger train on Wednesday niglit, and went on to his parents' home: at Byng. He informed our representative that he will com mence duty at * the Wellington Post oiiice next Monday morning. Mr. CJhas. Garwood is having a nice six-rroomed cottage erected on tiie wes tern side of tiie railway line, on forest .Reefs road, Mi-. J. VVeils being the contractor for the work. itourteen good sites were recently sold by auc tion, and there should be quite a num ber of houses there before long. Mi-. Geo. Willis, who has been carter as Messrs. Bales and (Jo's, and tiyltea and Watson's for tho last twelve months, lias resigned that position and is ...
LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS. Progress Is being made with the al terations and enlargements at the Public School and teacher's residence. Mr. Somerville, who Is supervising the work, pays periodical visits from Or ange, where he is supervising other important c Government work. The shop netx to the post-office is being thoroughly renovated, and several al terations made for the convenience of Mr. Murray, who opens his office there next Monday. Mr. R. C. Millar is the contractor.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
t'OK SALE, a very nice Homo, brick House, containing 7 large r00ms, stables, and outhouses, nic.-; little 01 chard. Price, £550. Particular J. W. Ross, East Orange. TRY Roliert Ogston's German Coffee Cake, 8d per lb.; Coffee Squares, od. ,each, and Coffee Rings, 3d ea, every Saturday. Anson-strcet Bak ery. 'Phone 112. TO LET, a small Cottage itt Kite street. Apply Mrs, Robinson, An son and Kite streets. VACANCIES for Boarders. Mrs. Cooke, March-street, bet. Safe and Anson sts. wasted, at once, one Single or ■ Double Shaft Lorry, Van, or Table top Waggon, to carry 2 to 5 tons. Apply "Leader" Office, to-day. AS OUJJJCT of Admirat'on.—Yon will immediately become this bv wearing nn I.X.F.. P.nadv-tn-wr>n'r Suit. FUlCN'ISlIED Cottages to let from 12/6 to 60/ per week. B. Tillett and Co., house and estate agents, Anson-street. I' Oil SALE, Two Brick Cottages, splendid position, returnin £1 8/ a week, £1000. Nancarrow and Son, Auctioneers. IIEST TAS.UANIAN CII)EK, tile most delightful o...
CARGO. (From our Correspondent.) [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
CARGO. (From our Correspondent.) Our town was visited'last week by a rather severe hailstorm, which did some damage to fruit and vegetable crops. Some wheat, too, which had not been harvested, suffered severe ly. Later, some rain fell, but a good downpour is needed, as vegetation is drying up fast. Maize crops, too, are In need of moisture. On the 7th instant a cricket match was played here between the Bowan Park and,, Cargo clubs, the locals be ing victorious. The work of altering and otherwise improving tlio road at Grove Hill, be tween this place and Canowindra, is being carried out by the Boree Shire Council. This will be a boon to tra vellers on this piece of road, which has hitherto been attended with danger^ Mr. Busby has a number of men em ployed in digging out rabbits on his WaverFon property. This, with wire netting, seems to bo the most effect ive means of dealing_with the pest, Mrs. Locke ,a resident of this dis trict for many years, died during the week. The interment t...
ORANGE POLICE COURT. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
OBANGE POLIOS COURT. Before Mr. H. J. Loary, J.P., at the Orange Polico Court yesterday, Alfred P. Wilkinson, was charged with obscene Iiuiguago and with drunken ness. He was fined 5/ or ttircb days' imprisonment for tlio latter misde meanour, and 10/, in default 7 days' gaol, for the language, ALLEGED STEALING AT MULLION CitEEK. Charles Edward Priest was charged before Alp, 11. j, Leary, J.P., yester day, that lie did, on the 10th January, steal one gold ring, valued at £5, the property of the Pusiicastor-General. John liede Aloylan deposed: From in formation 1 received on tlio 10th instant 1 proceeded by train to Mulfion Creek; 1 wus told something thcro and pro ceeded to Kerr's Creek; 1 saw tihe accused at K.err's Greek; I said to iiiin, "Is your name Priest " and ho replied "yes"; 1 said, "I want to speak to you with reference to a. regis tered pared that was missed from the Mullion Crook post, office": I said, "Did you see a registered letter ad dressed to A. J. Sweeney in a dr...
ORANGE SCHOOL OF ARTS. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
ORANGE SCHOOL OF ARTS. | The monthly meeting of the com i mitteo 01 uu« Orange School of Arts was hold at the Institute last night. There were present—Messrs. H. J. Elder (President), Leith-Thomson, W. I E. Boutfler, H. hi. Leo, Ryan, F. W. Bolbridgo, S. Plowman, Dr. Roberts, H. K. McKay. The minutes of the previous meeting were read and confirmed. Correspondence was read:— From the Department of Public In struction, intimating that the sum of £S3/lo/ll would bo available as sub sidy to the School of Arts. From ttho Sydney University Exten sion Board, stating that Professor David would not be available to lec ture; but Professor McCullum would be prepared to give a series of lectures, say, on Shakespeare. From the Government Department, stating that tho procedure in connec tion with tho movement to dispose of the School of Arts building was noti in accordance with tho School of Arts Enabling Act, inasmuch as the provi sion relating to advertising tho noces sary meeting had not been ...
MIDNIGHT EPISODE AT LITHGOW. INTRUDER MEETS WITH A HOT RECEPTION. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
MIDNIGHT EPISODE AT LITHGOW. INTRUDER MEETS WITH A HOT RECEPTION. Mr. P. A. Strlngfellow, who for five years baa been a plumber in Lithgow, but left for Sydney last night to take up a lucrative posit'on at Longuevllle, had a sensational experience early on Thursday morning. On the pre vious day his stock and furniture Md been submitted to auction, "an* JIr Stringfellow was sleep'ng on ^lle P1"^" mises for the last night. .About l.al a.m. he heard footsteps approaching the side door very cntitJoiisly, ana having satisfied himself that the in truder was about to enter the pre mises. Mr. Strlngfellow got off his bed in the dining room and slipped Into the shop, from which position he was able to watch events through the glass door. The intruder came cau » tiously into the room, and in the dim light saw the bed. Evidently he thought Mr. Strlngfellow was lying ' thereon, for he made a rush for the bed; as If to overpower anyone upon : it. Finding his mistake he then made towards the bedr...
BLAYNEY NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
BLAYNEY NEWS. The municipal by-election caused 1>3' the resignation of Aid. Hewish, who is leaving the town, resulted in the re turn of Mr. James Matthews, by a majority of live votes over Mr. James Henderson The Lyndhurst i Shire Council has been advised by the Lands Department that the applica tion made for a portion of the school land at Blayney, on which to erect the Shire promises, could not ho consid ered, as the Education Department ob jected to dispose of any of the site. However, the district surveyor would be given instructions to report if any other suitable site in Blayney was available In consequence of numerous complaints concerning ■stray stock on the public roads, an-1 the danger of travellers driving wiH&lt; out lights at night, the counc'l has de cided to prosecute offenders, and also to request permission for the police to act as Inspectors. .Crops throughout the Blayney dis trict aro good, and "bunny" is report ed to he rapidly lnereas'ng. If the rabbi...
MILLTHORPE. CHURCH SERVICES. — SUNDAY, JAN. 14. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
MLLTHORPE. :;hurch services. — sunday, jan. 14. Church of England.—Guyong 11 >,H.C.), Shadfcith 3, Miilihorpe 7.30, liev. R. H. D. Kelly; Springhill 3, Mr. '3yd. Ezzy; Lucknow, no service. (Methodist - Church.—Lower Forest 31, Mr. Chappell; Spring Hill, 3, Mr. Turley; Spring Terrace, 11, Spring side 3, Springhill 7.30, Mr. Dwyer; Eyng 11, Guyong 3, Millthorpe 7.30, Rev. W. A. Burns; Millthorpe 11, Mr. Turley; Forest Reefs 3, Mr. Chappell; Waldegrave 7.30, Mr. Dresser; Mill thorpe (Tuesday 8) Christian En dt>avor service, Sprlnghill, Thursday 8, Rev. W. A. Burns. Baptist Church.—Millthorpe 3, Rev. H; Hailmarlck. Salvation Army.—Millthorpe 11, 3, and 7.30, Lieut. Morton.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
Heartless BroeeMils Cure Tliose who have taken this medicine are amazed at its splendid healing power. Sufferers from Bronchitis, Cough, Croup, Asthma, Hoarseness, Difficulty of Breathing, Pain or Soreness in the chest, experience delightful and rapid relief, and co these who ave subject to Colds on the Chest it is invaluable, as it effects a complete cure. It is most comforting in allaying Irritation in the Throat and giving S1 length to the Voice, and it neither allows a Cough or Asthma to become chronic nor Consumption to develop. Consiimpf-'on is not known where '*Coughs" have, on their first appearance, been properly treated with this medicine. No house should be wiihou! it, as taken at the beginning, a dose or two is generally sufficient, and a complete cure is certain. " Soldi !by all Obcvotr^?? and MedKcis?© Vevr,riot's. BEfiLE GRAfcD PRIX PIANOS' FRANCO-BRITISH EXHIBITION. LONDON, 1908. ; llSSi >-;• - &lt;y " AWARDS: G mid Prix IMpIe-m;. of Honour nv-ti Two GoSU ...
SALVATION ARMY. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
SALVATION ARMY. Captain Wheeler, o£ Millthorpe, who is uow on sick leave at the home ot her parents in Victoria, wrote Lieu tenant Morton 011 Tuesday statins that she is still very unwell, and had a bad turn last week. Lieutenant Morton has been appointed to the charge of the corps until the Cap tain is able to return.
MAN FALLS INTO SULPHURIC ACID VAT. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
1UAN T^AT.T.R TNTO SULPHURIC ACID VAT. A young married man, an immigrant from Palestine, met with a shocking accident whilst engaged in his duties at a rubber factory. The man, Abra ham Scliepperon, a resident of Made line-street, Carlton, was employed by the Barnet Glass Rubbo Co., Ltd., at Fcotscray, attending to a vat of su phuric acid, which is used in the pro cess of recovering rubber. In the vr' was acid to a depth of about 18 inches, and the man's work necessitated him mounting a platform around it, and leaning over the sides. He either leant too far or became giddy from the fumes, for he suddenly fell into f tank. His shriek as he fell bror ' his fellow workers to his aid, but the man was horribly burned. The acid was diluted, otherwise his injuries would have been immediately fatal. As it is he was burned from the head to the feet, and the skin at once be «an to peel off his head and body be fore relief could be rendered. He was conveyed to Melbourne Hospital, where he was ...
A WOMAN'S LETTER. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
, A WOMAN'S LETTER. My dear Elizabeth,—Last week I promised you an account of my trip round the sales, and a description of the wonderful bargains I secured. I will be quite candid, and tell you I did not find any bargains, though many things seem very cheap. The thing I have seen this week that I liked the most was a very wide thisk China matting, well covered in a pattern of dark green. It was so strong and pretty, I could not help thinking what a nice sitting room floor covering it would make. It was fair ly cheap, too, 1/11 a yard. In two rooms I know of, a matting has been down for nearly two years, the rooms are constantly used, and get remarkably hard wear, but the matting 1s still going strong and look ing very well, there is not a crack in it, neither hag it faded. It was only a cheap one, as I got it at one of the midwinter sales for 6d a yard. Many people have a great objection to mattiug, thinking it is so hard to keep clean, but really It is not. The hardest thing about...
SWEATING AT MUDGEE HOSPITAL [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
SWEATING AT MUDGEE HOSPITAL Mudgee hospital takes the whole confectionery shop for trouble. At the present moment several members are moving in the matter of an increase of wages paid to the matron and staff. They say that Ihe system of wage pay ing savors very much of sweating. A notice of motion has been lodged to give more remuneration to each em ployee, and will receive consideration at the next meeting. The action on the part of the committeemen responsible is a very laudable one, and to 1 commended, as there Is no one more worthy of her litre than the nurse, whose hours are long and tedious, and I who receives no pay for overtime, but stoically and heroically performs her arduous duties without complaint from year's end to year's end. And it is only right and fair that her services should he valued at a fair rate of wage over that of the ordinary domes tic.
A BUDDING CATTLE KING. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
A BUDDING CATTLE KING. We would not like to make a sworn declaration to the effect that the fol lowing happened in Bathurst, but we can say with safety that its locale was not a thousand miles away from that funeral old town. There was an | amusing interlude in the sale yards last week, which served to net as a palliative to the discomfort caused by the hent of the day. A draft of 29 calves was submitted by one of the auctioneers, and bidding had advanced to 15/9, when a callow country youth, who had been sitting on a rail, raised the limit to 16/. The beasts were knocked down to him as a matter of course, and an acquaintance, who h watched the Incident, said "Hullo, where did you make the rise?" The young fellow replied, "Oh, I got a quid for driving In some cattle this ..rnorplnrr anrT nft-nr TJSyiip.0' tbja Inf. I'll nave four bob left. Amid the laughter of the bystanders his mistake was explained to him, and the usual course was followed of putting the up again, when they realis...
A GRUESOME PICNICKER. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
A GRUESOME PICNICKER. A party enjoying a picftic. near Mr. P. Regan's homestead at Fairy Bower, Coonamble, had just sat down for dinner under the shade of some trees, when a carpet snake, measuring over 6ft., dropped from a limb of a tree, and landed first on the shoulder of Mrs. Regan, the hostess, then on the lap of a young lady sitting close by, and fin ally on to the table. Most of the guests left the table without asking leave, and generally there was a de sire to let the newcomer have the meal to himselfl Eventually, however, the intruder was killed.
JEMALONG SHIRE ROAD MAKING MACHINERY. [Newspaper Article] — Leader — 13 January 1912
JEMALONG SHIRE ROAD MAKING MACHINERY. Jemalong Shire Council has decided on the purchase of, an eight horse power traction eng>ne, at a cost of £1140. The Council also discussed at their last meeting the question of purchasing additional trucks, but a de cision In regard to these was held over for the present. A petition had been presented against the purchase of ad ditional road making plant, and a motion was approved as follows:— "That the petitioners be informed that the Council gave the matter due con sideration, and have come to the con clusion that there is no other way of successfully coping with the work of the shire except by machinery. The present plant has shown a saving of 45 per cent, on the work performed, as against contract work, and with a second engine—which the council to day unanimously decided to purchase to complete the plant—it is anticipat ed that the cost of the work will be still further reduced. In thus adding to the> plant the Council consider that ...