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M[?] [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
3 week rats Reported a sold half-^^^^^|B^^^B^H|HH of Dorngo per has in Sydney, ent^^HHHH^^H^^^H Towns' establishment to'l^^^|^|^H|^H|^^B mysteries of boat-building. Said that the syndicate float tho Minnie coppor mine ence River) arc over subscribed, that the promoters havo evei'y pect _. Mr. W. H. Prior, of Croome, lost six valuable dairy cows through their breaking into a paddock and eating sorghum. Orara Shire Council has decided /'/ that its engineer shall find a bond o£ // £250 for the proper performance of his duties. A family at Lanfield Victoria/ . contracted ptomaine poisoning by .. ? ? ? eating tinned pineapple. One woman ? ^ is dead, another is in a precarious condition. The Registrar of Friendly Societies ? . advocates consolidating the sick funds of the numerous branches of each order now in the State. ' The rate book prescribed for use . under the' Shires and new Munich — palitios Act provides for 47 items of \ information regarding each property V rated. The columns f...
Cablegrams. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
Cablegrams. Accotding to the officalB of the Naval Department at Washington ex isting correspondence shows that Admiral Davis was justified in land ing troops at Kingston. About 8000 of the inhabitants of Kingston who were left homeless have .been provided with temporary shelters. Supplies aro plentiful. ' Many American refugees now de clare that the captain of the steamer ;Port- Kingston treated American vef u gee# better - than English. Earlier statements to the eontrary are de nied, The decision of the English insur ance companies not to pay claims arising out of the earthquake has occasioned intense consternation at Kingston, Many oil wells in Texas and Loui' siana in. the vicinity of the Gulf of Mexico have dried up, it is supposed as the result of the earthquake, Mr. William Whiteley, 'universal ?providers,' of Westbourne Grove, London, has been shot dead in one of his shops by a man who afterwards tried to commit suicide. . Admiral Biri]iff, Russian Minister of the Navy, has ...
Billinudgel. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
BilliuiHl^el. Onr tpnsoriai artist. was very much : in--dematid the other night. Being a thorough business man, there is no reason why he should not do well. It is said that ' Jesef ' Carruthers is . catching trout, and harpooning whales (or catfish) at Hacking Bay. ' Joey' th?n proceeds, to New Zea land, where he will doubtless seek the beautiful maiden represented on the Moari post cards, - Owing to the unsettled state of the weathor ' Sudden Jerk' had the misfortune to lose three of Ins best priae cows... Two were drowned and one died from natural causes brought on by the wet weather, . On Saturday evening The aun shone on high, Tho rain had departed, No oloud ia the eky, As wo trooped to the station, Bach neat and trim, To welcome the coming Of genial Jim. ?
Silver Wedding. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
Silver Wedding. I (From a Correspondent.) A very enjoyable surprise party was given to Mr. and.Mra. Cr. O'Con nor and family, of ' Kelsoleigb,' Billinudgel, on 21st inst., to cele brate the occasion of their silver wedding. There were about 100 of the residents, besides visitors, pre sent. Some splendid choruses and songs \yero remlereq by the VJostello family (Wollingbar), also the O.Con nor family, Miss Malot^e, and Mr. Harris. Music and dancing was also indulged in. Mr. Chas. Walker made an efficient M.O. - Supper was laid qut in a most up to date style on the la^ge back verandah. Mr. C. J. Costelio, of Wollingbar, occupied the etiair, having on his right the guests of ihe evening, Mr. and Mrs. G. O'Connor, and on his left Mr. Chaw ner. After the toast of '? The King' had been honored, Mr. Chawner, m a i neat and hnmorous speech, toasted i ' Our Guests.' He spQke of their good example and benevolence, and ? said one only had to look at them to - know . how happy they were. Mr. G....
The Trail of the Serpent BOOK THE FOURTH. CHAPTER III.—(Continued.) [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
The ...Trail of the Serpent.. By IVr., 3S. BHADSOKT. BOOK THE FOURTH. | CHAPTER 111. — ( Continued .) ' Yes ; don't I tell you one of the lunatics has been trying to escape over that wall, and must have fallen, into the river.' ' Why didn't you say so before then ? ' said Gus. ' What's to be done ? Where are there any drags ? ' Why, half a mile off, worse luck, at a public-house down the river, the ' Jolly Lifeboat.' ' ' Then I'll tell you what,' said Gus, ' my friend and I will row down and fetch the drags, While you chaps keep a look-out about here. ' ' ' You're very good, sir,' said the man ; ' dragging the river's about all we can do now, for it strikes me we've seen the last of the Emperor Napoleon. My eyes ! won't there be a row about it with the Board ! ' ' Here' we go,' says Gus ; 'keep a good heart ; he may turn up yet ;' with which encouraging remarks Messrs. Darley and Peters struck off at a rate which promised the speedy arrival of the drags. CHAPTER IV. Joy and Happines...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
Hicks' Ideal Poison CafHB Is the most up-to-dats and durable machino made. Has repeatedly defeated all well-known' machines ii- -field trials. Used and reoommended by the tUI largest landholders. Recertt improvements place it far ahead of competitors. HICKS' FIRE FIGHTERS. PREPARE FOR EMERGENCIES. Hi-ols:s' ]Biasl^ ITis?© 0®jS?t® ? Should bo on every, holding. . Fitted with, springs for fast, travelling. Light, . . . ? ? — — ? ? — — ? ? ; ? strong-. and durable. ? . ... ...' ... ? r — ?,;, /... ILLUSTRATED. PRICE LIST FORWARDED PROMPTLY ON APPLIOATIOM. . ' - ' T. H. HICKS, ss. High St., North Botany, SYDNEY , Ciis: for^63s7sO IT ! ': . j;. W* put tho NEW concave: shoulder ...Into overy Suit... One of the greatest features of Lowe's Tailoring Is the New Concave Shoulder and Close-fitting Collar. This Is an Innovation In perfecting our Tailoring, which we' are justly proud of. Have von noticed hew awkward and untidy a bulging collar looks ? Or how unsymmetrlcal the ' bottle ' shoulder...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
-—J ? WRprE YOUR name: here. - ' | & /'W f,ll 'n t,lis form, cut it.otjt and «i la JzL Cfc. post to us j and we will send yon ^^.i. H - samples of our 63s. Suits to We are making a Ea W specialty of 63a. Order. ^ Suits to Order, and want to send you patterns to show you the handsome ? Name The fabrics are the very newest, and , tbe cutting is done by experts. ,,, ? ? f' ,in every respect these garments are Address. ? ? ? ? ? ? tho work uf hi^h-class tailors. . Fill in and send the form to-day. ^ PnnnQQ Pi Pn ltd, M®n'» ond Boye- Outfitters. gf r uajJub Ot Ui). L 309-311 GEORGE ST., SYDNEY. iSUhlTghT I ^ LAUNDKV SOAP ™ . |Bh^ When yoa hsro proirtd the value of Sunlight Soip yoa will be equally satisfied if yoa try Monliry Brand for scouring metal, woodwork and kitchen sinks. Bab- ; I ? , - y ? Ill L ? L E WK ? . «?, REV;C.TFDRSCUTT.BA Principal. . ?UAtilk/ a high-class boardimg 1 1 school fki boys. Is ahsriningl* situated In Its own park-Mice grounds ot 18 acres, on th Sydney...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
I Abstract ©f Aaction Sales. j§ W, R Baker . If Jan 31': At Oddfellow's Hall, MaF ff lumbimby, Mi\i Erich's sp^ndid farm H - Tvt Myocum, of 132 acrqg; | . Vmtfofe Noibm A Cu. . 1 Jan 31 aud Feby 1 ? 356 head 1 dairy cattle, principally Ourhams, at S Eureka, on account Mr. Andrew 1 _-JknderBon. (In conjunetinu with r Hin§S5r3h and Johnston, and E. | W. Eraser &~ Co.) | March 5, 6, and ? s 500 head dairy i cattle, at Coorabell, on, accouhitMr. j [ E. Williams. Ia conjunction with !£. Gay & Co). : J Jas. Parsish. ' Feby 2 : Usual Fortnightly sale of (stock, etc, at his market yards. Feby 21 ?: 320 head choice, well |»Ted dairy cattle, and purebred bulls and heifers, at Billinudgel, ion ac P count Messrs Walker'Bros. and P. ftValkor. (Ia conjanotion with R. C ?Swing), y \ Feby 28 : 120 head choice dairy cattle, at Myocum, ' on account Mr. M. Dawson. March 12 : Mr. A. 0. Harrigan'a choice daily herd, plant etc., at ven dor's residence. F. P. Ewitg. 1 v Feb 8: The whole of...
No title [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
and lias Creek, present, ^^^^^^^^BHHBHBjH^R'ay niglit make j^^BHHKd out, residing in that ^HBK,d, it to be ferfentjy HHH^H^HHr tbey will be successful, ?HK is the most rapid in the ^ W, and at this particular place dangerous. Owing to -the ^ heavy rainfall 'were experience, ^BHBT creek is always1' more or ? less B^^HHwoMen, .and is only fordable at risk BWi life, and unless it is bridged, loss HBF-pf life must eventually result. It W was only last week that the van con veying the cream from the neighbor s' (hood to the local railway station. '- ? had a narrow escape of being washed* i over the causeway. There is a good ?---._ l-deal of settlement in that locality, IV'sand consequently the road is a much t ft^avelled one, as the majority of the -( f\ f settlers do their business with.' Mul - 'lumbimby ; and besides this a ?cream f vad runs regularly everyday to bring /.'their cream to the railway station //j^ere, to reach which this creek must i^be crossed, very often, as ..we have B...
NIGHT SONGS OF BIRDS. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
NIGHT SONCtS OF BIRDS. ' 'Is it unusual to hear birds slnglnc . , night?' writes a correspondent. 'So far (this spring I have heard sparrows sing twice, long utteifTMie sun had disap peared.' There arcs very few true song ?stors thai, make a habit of singing at j night. The inncuing bird seems to be rone of thc.-x; - 'ceplions, for It is not at Jail uncommon-; to hear him where he pre ; vallB.sinirlntr. :,t all times ol' the day and but some individuals night-singing'*' habll HHHHR. ''Tho question wUdd| some is -whcl^gfl|HB |B|^B^^HHB'mlnRYvheu^fl£^H^B
TRIAL MARRIAGES. WOMAN ADVOCATE DENOUNCED. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
TRIAL MARRIAGES. WOMAN ADVOCATE DENOUNCED^ The New York correspondent -of the London 'Daily Mail' states that on excited discussion has followed tbe suggestion of 'trial marriages,' termin able by mutual consent if found unsuit able aud In cases where there is no off spring, contained iu Mrs Elsie Clows Parsons's book, 'The Family' (des cribed iu Friday's 'Herald.') Similar suggestions for tbe improve ment of marriage have been made many times before, but the social and intel: lectunl standing of Mrs Parsons lias at tracted a wide and serious attention to her daring suggestion which uone of the others ever received. Prominent ministers of nearly all de nominations throughout the country have made the book the subject of their discourses, denouncing it as an illustra tion of Iiow near modern civilisation ifj to paganism. Dr. Morgan Dix, preaelj ^ big at the fashionable Trinity C'lmrcy' said that it was the strengthening of tb-fl marriage tie, not tbe looseuiug of it, | which modern c...
THE POPLAR INQUIRY. REPORT ON THE GUARDIANS. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
THE POPLAR INQUIRY. REPORT ON THE GUARDIANS. ' ? The report of Mr J. S. Davy, C.B., Chief jeneral Inspector of the Local Govern ment Board, on the Inquiry which he had during June and July last conducted Into the affairs of the Poplar Union was is sued as a Blue-book recently. The re port points out that between 1894 and 1904, during which time the population of Poplar had remained about the same, there had been a great rise in the pau perism ot the Poplar Union. The number of indoor paupers had risen from a mean number of 2623 to 3465; tho outdoor relief figures had risen from 2295 to 3677. The cost of Indoor relief rose from 1/34,098 In 1894 to L60.142 in 1904; the Increase in outdoor relief was from L12,395 to L24,399. Meanwhile the rates had risen to 12s in the £. In a consideration of the conditions of the district, Mr Davy says that a diffi culty is the casual employment of women in the match-making, jam-making, and other local industries. Many of these , women are either dire...
SUFFRAGISTS' RELEAS[?] MISS MILNE'S WELCOME ON [?]ING HOLLOWAY. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
SUFFRAGISTS' RELEAi^^^^l MISS MILNE'S WELCOME ING HOLLOWAY. At -th:''present moment ther^^^^^^^^^H women sitffraglsts in prison. t|H^fekof the band ° 'We tack yestc^^^^B^H^^B^^^^^HHB tenc\ was a her attempted dcmonst^^^^^^^^^B^^^^^^H Outside prison by Miss tlie Nine Women's and Each woman carried bearing the greeted the the scenes, two d'eep, and Miss Mansell^^^^^^^^^^^^^^fl to to Clement's - They gone In Drummo^^l^^^^^^^^^^^^B haste she in a Ro.sinante ?Jled; I^Bf-fhe processlg^^^^JBj^^^^^^^^^^^H doV under many The loss nama|^^^^^^^^H^^^^B in length
IMPERIAL NAVY. DOINGS OF THE ADMIRALTY. NAVY LEAGUE'S PROTEST. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
IMPERIAL NAVY. M DOINGS OF THE ADMIRALTY.^® NAVY LEAGUE'S PROTEST^HB From Mr H. Seymour Trower, man of the Executive Commlttec^^^^B Admiral E. R. Fremantle, vice-cl^^^^H of the Navy League, we have^^^^^H the following letter: — For various reasons there grounds for grave anxiety /Mir future nncrlMnn ments in Parliament leave ns to whether the princip^^^^^^^^B Power standard is Admiralty Memoranda^^^^^^^^^H enigmatical utterances, stand, capable two trlbytion country was asked exactly requirements, to threr^^^^B^^^^^^^^^B cruiser for any of the of minimum miralty widely va 1 u a far. gn (he Admlruliy is to reduce tl.o C'hajnael Fleet. \ It has usually been maintained that no fi'.'et In reserve with crews made up to , strength on mo'iilifat'on could.'b'- eriual in fighting efficiency to one in commis sion until several weeks had el ipsed. The I Admiralty has apparently come to the , conclusion that this view is. a fallacy, i and the country has tho right to demand a ciear exp'anation....
HOW TO WIN. A GUIDE TO COURTSHIP. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
HOW TO WIN, A GUIDE TO COURTSHIP. Eliice Beere writes in the London 'Daily Mail' :— Probably no question has been so gravely pondered by the average yr ing man ot every age as this, 'How shall I win her?' | To wrestle with the problem young men have trudged weary m'.les, and have tramped the floor in a fever of Impotent longlnj while this question has remained unsolved. But is any of this necessary? After all, if a. lover will only conform to a few simple requirements of the case, and move along the lines of a reasonable course, be can almost certainly win the ! lady of his choice. | With the first man who comes wooing even the most stand-offish girl becomes well aware of the joints in her armor, and strives desperately to conceal the fact. The girl who seems so proud and haughty and distant to her admirer is in ' reality more like the timid, frightened bird, who already begins to feel the fas cination of a love and interest which she unconsciously recognises has but to be | continu...
[?] AND USEFUL. [?]ETT RIDGE. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
SnHH^AND USEFUL j ridge. ?tbe young brother ^tonly opposition Bfth, -as- true as Ht's the,4 most jWIffair you ever |K of your' exlst B^to you;^I slm ^?Bt's a dream/' of heads ?^^?^^^^^^???Hfurther de ^^HBBBBB|^^»P 'Besides H^^HBD^^^BHH^J^Bprg'oid. j^^^^^^^^^^HHB^Tactually — ^^^H^H|BBIH^?vcrclgns.' ^^^^^^?HBywere worth sovereigns,' re HB ?HBPtlie elder girl wisely, 'they would ^^HHPbe sold for sovereigns.' ^^B^^Bspolce to the man, Sis, and he told I^^^^^Bha.'. he'd let me have one cheaper sell it to his own brother. I M^^'BVJbcoiiEider 'the neighborhood, Teddy, jj^^^where you saw the things!' 'Doesn't It stand to reason,' he ar Y gued, heatedly, 'that it's only in such n place you can pick up ? ' 'Here's mother!' The three became so much absorbed in various occupations that a parent with less to occupy her mind would have been '? unable to conceal suspicion, the reading of a book held upside down being con trary to precedent, and not endorsed by the best authorities. The mother, how ...
THE ELDERLY ONE. A REMINISCENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
THE ELDERLY ONE. . ? - I A REMINISCENCES. i Myra Hamilton writes in tho ' Westminster Gazette' : — i Chance threw us togother in the first instance', and our intimacy was aided by the fact that tbe only duty tlie Elderly One seemed to have in life . was that of opening the gate ! pnr.h limn T wished t.n walk throuirh. so this, naturally, gave us many op portunities for polite conv- rsation. lie was always serious and always sensible in his remarks — so sensible, indeed, that any ill-timod jest of mi own was received with a forbidding silence and a cold steady gaze from an immense pair of grey i.'ycs, until 1 had redeemed my failure to spnrklu with either a more suitable observa tion or, at least, a sixpence. I had come down to the peaceful village to complete some liteiary work oil which I was engaged, and I was, therefore, installed in a couple of comfortable rooms at the only inn the place possessed, but the morning lifter my ..rrival, having bought stamps, several boxes of matche...
COSTUME MODELS. WHAT THEY EARN. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
COSTUME MODELS. WHAT THET EARN. Mr justice ifargrave Deane, in a case reported in tbe 'Daily Mail' of the 21st November, commented upon the fact that he had come across cases where young ladies of fine figure were receiving very high pay as dressmakers' models. The matter arose in a divorce case, in which j it was stateu tne husband had sent his i wife an advertisement from a Sunday paper asking for two young ladles as 'costume models; good figure; terms 5s an hour.' 'Five shillings arr hour?' said the prin cipal of a large and fashionable dress making establishment.. 'Surely It must be a misprint for '5s a day.' Thirty shil lings a. week, rising perhaps to L2, is tho usual rate of pay, according to the ex perience of the model. Experience is most certainly necessary. It is not enough that she should be an attractive | looking girl with a fine figure. Costume models need training. Some have to spend hours daily before a mirror to ac quire the carriage so necessary to dis play a gown...
EARTHQUAKE MISERIES. [Newspaper Article] — Mullumbimby Star — 31 January 1907
EARTHQUAKE MISERIES. A correspondent writes in tbe 'Daily Mail'; enclosing a letter from u friend who was. engaged at an English college In Limache, Chile, during the recent earthquake. The letter graphically describes the scene, nnd says: 'Fancy us with eighty nine boys to look after with no roof to | shelter us; the rain coming down, and the earth quaking or shivering at every moment. What a night ot sadness, ex pectancy and worry! Words fail me to give an adequate description of the whole scene. Thus we remained In the open for a fortnight. I had not even a pair of shoes to put on1, nor a cap on my bead, until some good person took pity, on me.' Other. Englishmen also lost everything. s Our correspondent says that although much has been done to help the sufferers from the earthquakes, there must be many left all but destij-ute and with per haps no means of reaching England. He feels many niio would Jam