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    N.B.—Applicants for advice must pay attention to repeated requests:- (1) Full name and address must be given, for this column is only for the use of ...

    Article : 185 words

    He: See the-smoke-wreaths how they curl so lightly skyward From the ivied cottage nestled in the trees; ...

    Article : 117 words
  4. Signature to Letters

    "Grong Grong": It is not polite to ask for information without disclosing your name. How am I to know that you are really a subscriber? In this ...

    Article : 81 words
  5. Blood Pressure Diet

    "Bathurst": You should act under the advice of a medical man, and not trust to casual information. In the meantime cut out most of your meat, ...

    Article : 81 words
  6. A Cheap Black Lacquer

    "Inverell" asks how to use tar to paint cow-bails so Unit the tar will dry quickly. Answer: If you put the vessel ...

    Article : 229 words
  7. Electric Installation

    "Cowra": The cost of a transformer installation, with fuses, motors, etc., for supplying a rural consumer on the Burrinjuck electricity line is in the ...

    Article : 99 words
  8. Areas of Paddocks

    "Temora": I am returning your plan of the paddock, the contents of which you desire to know, because it is not possible, to make the computation ...

    Article : 127 words
  9. The Literary Scrap-Book

    O, the windy morn at Matlock, when the last snow-wreaths had gone And the blackwoods, robed by tardy Spring, with starlike beauty shone; ...

    Article : 77 words
  10. Historic "Shorts"

    Here the captains were visited by the chief men of the island; but when they went to return the compliment on shore, taking a guard of soldiers with ...

    Article : 378 words
  11. LEGAL

    "Cockie," Wagga, writes: I purchased a C.P. farm. The Rural Bank has the first mortgage, and the vendor has a second mortgage. The first ...

    Article : 174 words
  12. What Does "Broken Mouth" Mean?

    "Wyalong" asks: What are brokenmouth sheep? If I sell a number of sheep, which I describe as Unbroken mouth, to a person, can the buyer ...

    Article : 126 words

    An important point of law to owners of property in country townships concorns party walls, and the rights of neighbors. "The Land" solicitor gave ...

    Article : 960 words
  14. Caloundra

    O the winds of Caloundra are sweet That blow o'er this lovely retreat. They have blown in a night, in a day, All the soils of my spirit away. ...

    Article : 188 words
  15. Council's Rights to Gravel

    "Wyalong" asks: Can a shire contractor, or any other person, come on to a private freehold property and demand gravel for a public road? If so, ...

    Article : 159 words
  16. A Shareman Injured

    "Holbrook" writes: I am a share farmer, and I met with an accident when coming home from work, the horse smashing me up. What is ...

    Article : 136 words
  17. Historic Events

    Blaxland, Lawson and Wentworth crossed the Blue Mountains, 1813. The "Hobart Town Gazette" was first published, 1816. ...

    Article : 358 words
  18. Ravages of Poultry Tick

    "Cargellico" asks concerning the cause of sickness and death of his chickens. Answer: I have very little doubt that ...

    Article : 276 words

    "Bonshaw" asks how to treat a dog suffering from mange. Answer: Have your chemist make up the following ointment: Zinci oxidi, ...

    Article : 105 words
  20. Ballads of the Bush

    Brumby is the aboriginal word for a wild horse. At a recent trial a N.S.W. Supreme Court Judge, hearing of Brumby horses, asked: "Who is Brumby, and where is his Run?" ...

    Article : 303 words

    "Subscriber": A form of application for transfer of place of payment of Old-age Pension may be obtained at any post office where Invalid and Old ...

    Article : 34 words
  22. Fattening Ration for Fowls

    "Kings Vale": In reply to your question concerning the best and cheapest ration to fatten fowls for market, the following mash is recommended: ...

    Article : 64 words
  23. Advertising

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    Advertising : 83 words
  24. Fruit Tree Surgery

    "Old Hand": When removing decayed, dead, or unnecessary limbs, cutting off stubs left by improper methods of pruning, and treating the ...

    Article : 327 words
  25. Colored Concrete

    "Bathurst": Concrete can be colored, and often is, but to put the color through the whole mix is prohibitively expensive, and if the color is put into ...

    Article : 155 words
  26. The Words We Use

    A serial presentation of words and phrases used in Australia, and more particularly those pertaining to country pursuits, bush life, and rural products. ...

    Article : 237 words
  27. Notes and Queries

    A. E. Yarra (Deniliquin) writes: My use of the word "pogue," meaning a purse, has been questioned. I cannot quite remember when I used it in "The Land," but imagine it ...

    Article : 288 words
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