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  2. Port Fairy Court of Petty Sessions

    The adjourned case against Wm. Hindhaugh for neglecting to destroy rabbits on his property, St. Helens, was called on. ...

    Article : 173 words
  3. The Naval Battle.

    In view of the modesty of the communiques, experts are inclined to discredit the reports of the German losses though they agree that is ...

    Article : 149 words
  4. Orford.

    Eric, the youngest son of Mr W. J. Marshall, head teacher of the Orford State school, met with an unfortunate accident on Friday last. While ...

    Article : 120 words
  5. Obituary.

    There passed away at Hawkesdale on Thursday, an old pioneer of the district, Mr John Toogood, the cause of his death being a fall from his ...

    Article : 205 words
  6. Personal.

    This week Sub-inspector McLoughlin made his annual inspection of the hotels in the borough, and, on the whole, everything was found to be ...

    Article : 364 words
  7. STRIKE OF THRASHING HANDS

    From Melbourne to Geelong a strike has been declared by men in charge of thrashing machines, because farmers will not pay 1/3 an hour and found, ...

    Article : 175 words
  8. SCOTT'S PICTURES.

    "The Master of the House," another exceptionally fine drama of 4 reels, by the Equitable Company, forms the feature for Saturday next. ...

    Article : 92 words
  9. Advertising

    {No abstract available}

    Advertising : 429 words
  10. CAMPERDOWN RACES.

    The Camperdown Race Club has received a record entry for the various events to be decided at the annual race meeting to be held on Monday, ...

    Article : 76 words
  11. For Patriotic Workers.

    It is essential that women who have clubed together in order to provide comforts for the members of a battalion, brigade or company, which ...

    Article : 482 words
  12. This Afternoon's Cables.

    A French communique reports:— We made several successful coups-de-main during the night, south of Chilly and on the Somme near Regnivelle ...

    Article : 188 words
  13. RECRUITING CAMPAIGN.

    Mr S. L. Officer, of Hamilton, who has been appointed the recruiting officer for the Western district, has a very extensive district to supervise, ...

    Article : 131 words
  14. THE LOCAL BRASS BAND.

    It is the intention of the local brass band to give open-air performances at several district places next month, on Sunday afternoons, in aid of the Port ...

    Article : 72 words
  15. Motor Trip to Port Fairy.

    A little relaxation now and then Is welcomed by the wisest men. After the incidental worries connected with business during the 12 ...

    Article : 1,095 words
  16. The Returned Soldier.

    The State War Council is vigorously prosecuting its campaign in the interests of the returned soldier. Daily its offices are filled by men who ...

    Article : 467 words
  17. WARNING TO PARENTS.

    Yesterday evening, at about 8 o'clock, one of Mr Jago's children, aged 9, fell into the river Moyne at the wharf. But for the timely assistance of Mr ...

    Article : 48 words
  18. HAMILTON RACING CLUB.

    The appointment of a paid secretary at a salary of £40 a year was dealt with at a meeting of the Hamilton Racing Committee. There were ...

    Article : 104 words
  19. THE WAR LOAN.

    Arrangements have already been made for meetings of their employers by a large number of firms and institutions with a view to impressing ...

    Article : 291 words
  20. Red Cross Concert.

    There was a large audience at the Port Fairy Lecture hall on Tuesday night, when a concert was arranged in connection with the drawing of the ...

    Article : 440 words
  21. Big Store Clearing Sale.

    Tyler's "Summer Goods" Clearing Sale has, during the past week, attracted a big crowd of town and district buyers to the Big Store in ...

    Article : 92 words
  22. WITNESS' LONG JOURNEY.

    In order to be present at the Ballarat City Court on Tuesday, a woolclasser, who was called as a witness in a case, had to make a very lengthy ...

    Article : 120 words
  23. Local & General News.

    The annual picnic in connection with Warrnambool Christ Church Sunday School will be held at Port Fairy on Monday next. A special train to ...

    Article : 103 words
  24. Excursions to Port Fairy.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 30 words
  25. WHEAT STACKS ARE TESTED.

    Many people interested are afraid that much of the wheat which has been stacked at North Geelong for some months will be found to be in a ...

    Article : 151 words
  26. YAMBUK STOCK SALE.

    There was a very large attendance at Messrs O'Brien Bros.' Yambuk stock sale last Monday, buyers being present from all parts of the district. ...

    Article : 128 words
  27. WOOL APPRAISEMENTS.

    New Zealand Loan and Mercantile Company, Limited, report:—A start was made with the second round of appraisements in the Melbourne ...

    Article : 126 words
  28. Racing Fixtures.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 313 words
  29. Cycling and Motoring Notes.

    A Swiss paper recently published a report that a new Zeppelin has been seen manoevuring over Lake Constance. It carried an aeroplane at the ...

    Article : 678 words
  30. Portland

    All the accommodation in hotels, coffee palaces and private houses has been bespoken. Mr Marshall will probably be an ...

    Article : 551 words
  31. POSTAL NOTES.

    After 1st April next it will no longer be permissable for those who have occasion to use postal notes to affix stamps to the notes to make up ...

    Article : 131 words
  32. EXCURSION TO MELBOURNE.

    The annual Foundation Day excursion from Port Fairy to Melbourne will be run on Saturday next. The train will leave Port Fairy at 7 a.m., ...

    Article : 71 words
  33. BLACKLEG.

    The Colac Shire Inspector (Mr A. Langhorne) on Monday received information of a suspicious case of morality among young stock at Alvie. ...

    Article : 111 words
  34. ELECTORAL CANVASS.

    An electoral canvass from house to house for the purpose of compiling a new roll, is being made by the police throughout Victoria. When ...

    Article : 60 words
  35. PROTECTING FRUIT TREES FROM RABBITS.

    The assistant Fruit Inspector of N.S.W. mentions in the "Agricultural Gazette" that swabbing the trunks of trees with strong lime ...

    Article : 90 words
  36. Sporting.

    The programme of the Camperdown Turf Club's summer meeting is a very attractive one. 655 sovs will be distributed in stakes, the chief event ...

    Article : 338 words
  37. WAGES OF THRASHER EMPLOYES.

    At a meeting of farmers of Little River, Lara, Corio and Werribee districts, held under the auspices of the Little River branch of the Victorian ...

    Article : 57 words
  38. PROLIFIC POTATO YIELD.

    A farmer in the lower (Camperdown) end of Chocolyn Estate on Friday last completed the harvest of potatoes from an acre plot of ground, and ...

    Article : 102 words
  39. RAGWORT NEAR COLAC.

    The appearance of a poisonous weed known as ragwort has been noticed in the forest country to the south of Colac during the past few years. It ...

    Article : 230 words
  40. GERMANY'S WAR DEBT.

    Reuter's correspondent at Copenhagen states that Herr Steinsman, a member of the German Parliament, in a speech at Hanover, declared that Germany's ...

    Article : 74 words
  41. POLICE RETIREMENTS.

    When questioned on Saturday as to a rumour current in police circles that a few officers who had nearly reached the retiring age of 60 years were ...

    Article : 266 words
  42. SUPPLIES OF CORNSACKS

    Senator Russell stated this week that he could not understand where the difficulty existed as regarded cornsacks. He was prepared to allow ...

    Article : 60 words
  43. FEDERAL POLITICAL SITUATION.

    It is generally believed in political circles that negotiations for the formation of a National Government including all parties have been ...

    Article : 112 words
  44. A.I.F. DISCHARGE CERTIFICATES.

    It has come under the notice of the Defence department that traffic is taking place in A.I.F. discharge certificates According to a military order ...

    Article : 81 words
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