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£10 Match. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

-ElO Match. A match for £10 was run ofJ on the local race course on Monday last, Mr. W. Flanagan's Noma and Mr. Cornwall's Keogh being tho horses competing. .Conditions of the race were, Half-milo equal weights— 9-7-— up. Mr. A. Makin undertook to ride Norma^ whilst Mr. Cornwall rode his own horso From a good start Keogh won by about two lenghta. A match for same amount same condition, between Keogh nnd Forest Queen, (' Water Bag Joe ' owner) was \rcn last week easily by the latter.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Recovery. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Recovery. -We are pleased to be ablo to report that Mi=s GtfHard who has recently ex perienced a very severe illness is now (?rtnvalesRnnt. sin j we ho,)0 eo -H to havo the pleasure of congratulating her upon hur entire rocovery

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Sudden Death. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Sudden Denifi. '' On Tuesday morning last Dr. A. J. Davies received an urgent call to the residence of Mr. G- W. Elbourup, of Jack's Creek, to attend the sick bed of Jfr. A. Elbourne, senr., who was there lying ill. Mr. Elbourne hud for years pu&i- uecii ouilvhu^ J.H.IJJJ rupiure nrm Oil tho previous evening had taken a more serious turn than usual, and in the morn ing the patient being no ?better Dr. Davies was sent -for. On the arrival of the doctor the patient was found to have breathed his last. Upon examination it was found that (tenth Ltd Ijeen due to the trouble referred to. Upon his return to town Dr. Davips rc ?nnrtad the case to the district coroner, Mr. T. J. Finn, and after a consultation with tlififc gentleman it was decided that an ia quiry was unnecessary.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
A DOG THAT SAVED A TRAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

A DOG THAT SAVED A TEA.EN. It has long, been a problem whether the palm should be awarded to the horse or dog aB the first friend of man among the brutes, &nd without any desire to decide the question we offer an authentic account of a dog which recently saved a passenger tr«in and its living freight from destruction. The report will pro bably be valuable to the backers of the dog ! In this instance we have the. case of an animal, born and bred on the track, by daily watching the work of the staff, fully as -to make him the talk of the county. The scene is laid at Forks Creek Station, in the Rooky Mountains, where there are several junctions but few trains, and the driver, on approaching the station, whistles one or two short blast*, to make known his approach And the line he intends to take, the station-mnster then adjuBtiog the points accordingly. During the present winter it happened a train came along at a period not antici pated by those at the depot, and in faot the do...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Varieties. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Varieties, ;W3j£ UN falls most frequently all over sliKK fte world between three and J£Q& eight o'olock in the morning. To be perfectly proportioned a a man should weigh 88 pounds for every foot of his height. Out of 100,000,000 passengers by sea all over the world, 30 lose their lives ; out of tho same number by rail, 47. The sun's light is equal to 5,663 wax candlts at 1 ft. from the eye. It would take 800,000 full moons to equal cloudless sunshine. The record amount of powder used in flashlight photography was 201bs in the taking of 1,200 men at work in a large factory. The 12 railway companies of England and Wales employ between them 318,000 men. The Scotch and Irish companies emply 40,000. The smallest of British animals is the harvest mouse which makes a globnlar neet in wheat fields. A full grown speci men weighs half an ounce. Belgium has 29& miles of railway to every 100 square miles of surface, Great Britain comeB next with 17 miles, and Germany third with ...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE PHILOSOPHY OF NAKEDNESS. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

THE PHILOSOPHY OF NAKEDNESS. Once in his philosophic musing Gar lyle's gentle Teufelsdrook allows himself to conjure up a vision of pompous cere monials and royal drawing rooms, where 'on a sudden, as by Borne enchanter's wand, the clotheu fly off tho whole dram atic corps ; and Dukes, Grandees, BishopB, Generals, Anointed Presence itself, and every mother's son of them ' stand strad dling there' in undress awfulness. ' Lives the man,' he then inquires, ' that can figure a naked Duke or Windleatraw ad dressing a naked House of Lords P Nay, Imagination choked as in mephitic air xecoils on itself and will not forward with the obscene picture.' Well, Carlyle was mistaken or behind onr timeB, A modern writer, of the feminine persuasion, too, has conjured up such a picture and been able to 'forward with if unflinchingly. ? I have often thought,' she writei, ' that if by some sudden, subtle, painless combustion every shred of wool, cotton, or silk in tho world were to be oonsumed, that on...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BABY. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

BABY. One little head of golden hair, Two little cheeks so round and fair, Two little lips with fragrant sighs, One little nose and two blue eyes. Two little hands as soft as a peach, Two little feet with five toes each, Two little smiles and two little tears, Two little legs and two little ears, Two little elbows and two little knees, One little grunt and one little sneeze, One little heart bat no little sins, Plenty of skirts and lots of pins, Oae little cloak and plenty of frookB, One little hood and two little socks, A big disposition to haul and to pull, One little stomach that's never fall, One little mouth of the rose's tint, One little bottle of peppermint, Plenty to eat and lots to -wear — And yet this baby's as oross as a bear.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
POETRY ONE IN TEN MILLIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

POETRY ONE IN TEN MILLIONS. JL'en million girls in England dwell, Ten million girls with ('races. Ten million ways of winaing men With wiles or pretty faces. Ten million girls with laughing cyee Or oaptivating tresses, But all the locks and lnnka nf fhnon rd sacrifice for Bessy's. Let millions ten charm other men With smiles And dainty drosses, One only breathes within my ken — My heart beats but in Besey'6.— P.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Anti war League. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Anil-War League. At a recont me-Hin^- of tlio Anii-Wnr Lpngiio IigIiI i:i Syilnoy 11' r. Holman moved tiie following. — ' That fl-Jioroas at ibo beginning of its existence us an organisation tho Anti war Lf-agiie promoted a p«!.ition urging the ending of the disastrous struggle tlion raging in South Africa, and ivherms it urged as a means to this oud the ofwr to tho enemy tho torins of peace advo _ ^ i. _ t l. ? il.. Til. ? 1 li._ i ? .*.. il. _ TT- ? ._ caieu uyiue uwiui izuriy in xao jtluush of Oomtuoiis, and later by ths Britisli Coimnander in Ciiiof in the fisld, and wlifroa-a it then declared that the d'.'niand for unconditional submission was the only obstacle in the way of immediate ppaoo, and 'waa deaouncod in various quarters as anti-British and pro-Boer for urging upon tiie British Cabinet the adoption of its own Commander in Chief, this mooting; of tho Auto-War Ijeagup therefore resolves — (1) That',it hails with, tho greatest gratification the coiichisio:) of the disastr...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

-—TO THE ELECTORS OF TJTE CFMm RABBIT DlSUm UNDER THE BABBIT ACT. Ladies axd Gextlemiss1 — As I am a Candidate for a saat on the Rabbit Board at the forthcoming elec tions I beg to solicit a fair share of your votes should you consider me 'worthy of your (support. I am well acquainted with the whole of the Habbit DistVict autl il,o icauuiWD, nut*, mil ^Itlliu xim limit-^when I say that fully two-thirds of the District is mountainous, and many parts very barren and scrubby. If harah measures were enforced by the operation of tlia present Act it would terminate with disastrous results to all classes of stock and lands owners, whether large or Milliil. SilD'lldyOU dl- l!)»tllf; j|. .,;?;?(? 'jf OiPCti-.g mo as oub of your rfprps^ut.srivrM. I wiS! enJud vnr tn :!i.j ij*?« of my nhiiiiv t,i havn !li'.\Act flil:ui:iini(-ie(] hon»s(iy t-- oue i;u..l fill My -ii..U-: i.- -t;Jj-j'.v m,.,, econuniy, and progsvi&ivs iror);.' Now, Ladies and Gentleman, I ? will leave the veidict eutirol...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Crown Land Safes. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Crovsn Land Sales. Crown Lands sales will take place at the umiorm«ntioned places and dates, Bathnrst Wodnesd'ay 20th July Cowra Wednesday, 2nd Jnlv. Dubbo Weduasday, 2nd July and 30th July. Orange Wednesday 11th July Perkes 29th Julv. '

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Junior Univarity Examination. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Junior Untvarlty Examination. The annual Junior examination in con nection with the Syduey University con cluded on Monday afternoon last. Thf Examination was conducted iu the Cavo windra. Star Office, under the supervision of Mr. J. Cook (local secretary) and Mes dames. Robiiison, Blatchford, Cook; Mis ses Clyburu (2), ami Cook and Messrs B la tch ford,1 Robinson, members of the Committee- The subjects were English and Arithmetic (compulsory section'). English, History ot iingiand, Geography, Geometry, Arithmetic, aud Physiology. Four candidates took part, three being scholars of the local public school (Mr. F. J. Source, B. A., head mantor,) and one from Burdett Mr. J. CutcliS teacher. The tola! number of candidates is JI10, as against 1 1 GO last year. Besiilps Syd ney there aro 63 local centres, of wliieh nine are in Qunonsland.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Savings Bank Returns. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Savings Bank Rsturns. The aur.ual ropurfc of tho Government Savings linak show* tliat ilie incroiiae during the ye^r omlcd 31st December in the number of deposits and withdrawals \va» 12.62 per cent., and in the amount lfi.67 orer tiio jireccediiig1 year, while the balance to (lie credit of depositors hnsiu ci-ohspiI by £301. 06G. Diiriug the year 520,514 deposits were inadn, the total sura deposited ' boing £3,473.210. Tho withdrawals numhtml 2i):),0'il, the total withiirawals bfiiii^ £3,013.515 The amount added in the year to the total credit of depositors rose from £16O,S11 in 1802 to £601,GG6 in 1901.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Wheat Afl[?]. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Whaat Afloat. Tho quantitv of wli^at nn'] flour' afloat for r.hn United Kingdom i^ o«t.imfl.ted nt 3,fl'2o.OOO quarters, as against 4,100,000 quarters last vrcnk «n.i 3,415,000 quarters a year a£0. Tlio qii:maty afiiiat for the 0-)nlin«nti9a*ii]U'itefl at ].5-)il,O03 ijuar tors aa ngainst; 1, 430,000 quarters last, week, and 1,8O'J,-J(W quarters a year ago.

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Defence Forces. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Dsfsnca Forces. Sir 'William T-ynn, at ilie Toquest. o? Sit Lnn;;l'-n iionyi.hoii, on *\v'e-liiOP(Liy mip plieil the ITons^ of Hcjireseututivas with somo irifonnution as to 1'm coat of the dofenCB for^s. TIo str.t»d that the esti mated actual military osn-'.nJii.nre for 1901.1902 waa JiB7n,O5fi. Tha eslimatps for 1902-l!-i.i3 had not yet bfon decidt/d in pitlmr tho military or tlm v.jival branch. Tiic pstiairiti'd fii'hiHl naval expenditure for 1901-1902 was £1 71.-128. .which in nlu:l(«l the item, auxiiiary squadron, £106,000

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Wool and Produce Report. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

WogJ sn-l Pradiscc Report. T!io Aii4rali'i 'WofilbriiVfrs .\?sor;,i tinn vniiort .t- fol'ows for week vrtiYnic:', Tune 14t.1i. ia:)2. ' j Wool. ' A'lor ,in in^on' i! if u in -'i'h f-'i'1 i^r,^ 1 worn rfsirn'!! 'i;i Wol-i'^liV.- n' I T r.i--- j -lnv. wli^n 31')l bilos \vov-' off irml, ;iti.! tlm total rWw-..--.: in'l; liny; pIvftf. transactions dwvinj- tlio in-:n:Ys iniovval prceofdin-r flic sal^s araomit^d to 59! V Imlpo. valii?1^ n-i?re a'.iout on a l»vei witli (iio-!e rulins? nt flie May auctions. and wltilo fii: iiiJics uneven they war* as a ruin jro.vi. tbe nn'v canso nf rngivt bfiuur l.bn iimitntioii ofllio s-uiiilips. Tn sproosv the hijflm-st uric-11 ro-ilis':! v--a-- 9j . and that for sfin'.ivu-l ths 'Jld. Pn.OD'o-. Pl-.G-'iiskins.— T!io tn-ie of thn mnrtn!1 was -jui«(pr. aivl whiln t!io b^j't linos of iii°rinos av.i fi'in orcsibrnil* snl-l fn^nly at late full rates, vouj-:i imd faul'. v dfisivip tioTi« rlisplnvfi-'l :i woafeeninp; lfi:i:ln:iry. TTides. — Supplies wnre iniilo...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BETTER WHERE SHE WAS. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

BETTEE WHERE SHE WAS. Heard in a third-claBB railway carriage. Gent in Corner : ' Lovely rain, this ; bring the things up out of the ground.' Labourer (looting up dejectedly) : ' Hope not, guv'nor.' Gent : ' But, my dear sir, you certainly can raise no objection to the weather we are having.' Labourer : ' Can't I, though — only buried my mother-in-law a' Thursday.'

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
P.A., and H. ASSOCIATION. SPECIAL MEETING. (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

P.A-, and H. ASS0TA.TION. SPECIAL MEETING. {To the Editor ) Sm, —Your laat -6suo contains a letter Jroirt Mr. Robinson again stating his ?views in reference to the amendments in Rules i and 6 and he still grievps that circulars were not forwarded to each mem ber, requesting their attendance at the moating, and embodying Mr. Bassotts motion fully. Notwithstanding this he partially admits that the advertisement conformed to the rules. I contend that due notico was given, for this reason, if a mouibrr has an interest io the Association JIB JIIUMj lillUW lliail OilX U1LCXUMUU JUUillJQ that the rule or rulos so specified are pro posed to be altered and therefore ho should attend and voice his opinions. 1 am quite in accord with Mr. Bassotts amendments aud am confident that in time they will ba found i decided im provement on the rules they have mipsr seeded. Any jiersou who has paid one guinea membership fee at tho date of the annual meeting' has a rig'hfc to a vote io elect the officers...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CLOSE TO HIS HEAD. [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

CLOSE TO HIS HEAD. A certain individual in the suburbs had on many occasions complained to his next-door neighbour of the robberies from his chicken-house and ruin to his garden committed by the said neighbour's cat. After one of these complaints, the owner of the cat remarked : 1 Well, I'm very sorry ; but what can I doP We can't keep the brute indoora anyhow.' ' Then I shall have to stop it myself,' replied the aggrieved one. Ah^rtlv nfhArarJLrria Via mnf; hin TlAiirli bour. and exclaimed, with a smile : 'I don't think your cat will cause any more trouble.' ' Oh 1 What have you done f ' I caught him to-day and cut hie tail off.' ' Ha ! ha ! Do you think that will stop hiraP Why, he'll lay up indoors for a few days, and then, when it has healed, he '11 be as bad as before.' ' Not him,' triumphantly exclaimed the other, ' I cut it off close to his head !'

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
Our Open Column. THE COWRA HOSPITAL. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Canowindra Star and Woodstock Recorder — 20 June 1902

Our Open Column. TSE COWRA. HOSPITAL, ,'To tlio 1'lilitnr.^ 8m, — As a letter appearing in your issue of the 6th iust. might possibly de ceive raan_v well wishers and supporters of tho above mentioned institution, who ijeing at Cuucnrindra ' cannot be expected to hnom many things connected with the snanagement by the committee,' I cvavo leave to briefly discuss such ol '' lies; dants ' assertions as to mo appear worthy of notico. Unfortunatfily for ' Rosi dent's' contention t!ie fact romain-i that, tho Oonra District Hospital has the un qualified support oC a very large percentage of the whole of the residents of every district surronding-it, ns evidenced by tho spontaneous and liberal support accorded it, and this notwithstanding the further fact that charges most diabolic in their reckloBsoess aud falsity have from time to time been levelled against the institu tion, its management and staff only to stand disproved by force of their own ?apparent Treakness and transparency. And by...

Publication Title: Canowindra Star And Woodstock Recorder
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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