Albury Banner And Wodonga Express in Albury, New-South-Wales
5 Apr 1907

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5 Apr 1907

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Albury Banner and Wodonga Express (Newspaper) - April 05, 1907, Albury, New South WalesDistrict news. from our own correspondent tuesday april 2. The easter holidays passed Over very quietly As they usually do. On Good Friday the local bowlers had a Busy Day. They played a Wangaratta team in the morning and scored an easy Victory and in the afternoon they played a return match against Yar Awonga and the Surprise of everybody the visitors won. The scores in the respective matches were a Wangaratta rink no. 1�? a Pinkerton g. Pinkerton j. E. Lund Holm and a. Pinkerton capt wangaratta15. A. C. Leslie p. K. Ritchie j. R. Langler. And j. Begg capt corowa2o. No 2 rink a Clements Meredith Steele and Lillie capt Wangaratta 13. W. Tait d. M Phee w. H. Langle f. Johnson capt Corowa 33. No 3 rink Dale m Coll Oke w. Rallinson capt Wangaratta 24. J. P. Galbraith a. Haig d. Cameron g. H. Smith Corowa 17. Totals a Wangaratta. 52, Corowa 75. Yar Awonga match. A no. 1 rink a a. Robin h. Gillies j. Orchard a. Ewins capt Yar Awonga 22. W. Tait f. Dunn f. Johnson w. H. Langler capt Corowa 18. No. 2. Rink a Leggo w. O Shea j. M Donald m Anderson Yar awonga32 a. A. Piggin j. Leahy or. Lang d Cameron East Corowa 17. No 3 rink a Laidler Arnott m Donald Marshall Yar awonga23. E. Parkin p k. Ritchie j. Begg j. R. Langler Boorowa ,30. Totals a Yar Awonga 77, Corowa 65. Both teams were entertained at Din Ner at the Globe hotel and a proposal that these matches should be played annually on Good Friday was agreed . On easter monday the local bowlers visited Albury and scored a Victory but the scores Are not available at time of writing. The visit of the local brass band bal Dale fixed for last saturday night had be postponed owing Many of the members Heing unable leave their employment. From a Miller s Point of View the Blue Stem variety of wheat is not a profitable one7and or. Chicken of the Netherby Mills has resolved not buy any snore of it. Or. J. H. Oswald of the local cordial works lost a Bay Mare a a rather Valu Able animal a under Peculiar circumstances. Some time ago it was observed run foul of a Stone with one of its Hind feet and although no injury or Cut was apparent lockjaw set in. Efforts fail ing get the animal s jaws apart after the lapse of some Days the Aid of a Bullet was sought put the beast out of misery Early on Good Friday morning. The Rev. P. Hickey Parish priest has gone away South of a Well earned holi Day. During his. Absence the Rev. Calis Tus Henry will act As his Locum teens. The mayor Alderman a. A. Piggin has gone away Sydney attend a municipal conference i understand. His absence will extend Over a few Days Only. It is reported now that although the Public works department has no objection the Council. Allowing plumbers make connections with the water Mains no permission will be Given use water on any account. I hear that the trouble Over the pumping machinery is Likely be settled very shortly and one of the contractors is expected from Melbourne effect some alterations meet the wishes of the department. It was somewhat fortunate for or. Falconer Fraser that there was a Supply of water in the Mains yesterday al though owing the Holiday the num Ber of firemen present was Small. A adjoining House the property of or. Goldrick was together with its contents totally destroyed by fire. At the time of the outbreak about 2 p.m., the in mates of r both houses were. Away. The contents of or. Eraser s House Are reported have been considerably knocked about. An Accident of a rather serious nature happened on easter monday at the Rutherglen. Sports or. Roe who with some others were in the Park in a gig. Some thing startled the horse and it bolted and finally commenced a violent kicking match. Or. Roe was thrown out of the gig and the wheel passed Over his Chest. The injured mail was brought Over on an ambulance car and admitted the local Hospital. Another typhoid patient was also admitted on saturday from Ruther Glen. A very successful Bazaar a promoted by the misses Lizzie Cameron and Rita Piggin a was held in the grounds of Rose ? Bank the residence of or. Duncan Ca 1 Meron on wednesday evening last in Aid of the Corowa Hospital. There were four stalls which were liberally Patron ised by a Large number of ladies and gentlemen. About �20 will be the re sult for the institution named a Gratifying one considering that the whole of fair was arranged by the children. Rain is urgently required right through out the District. Reports from several parts Are the effect that supplies have Given out. In the town a water famine j rages. I never remember such a dry i spell for the first three months of a year As we have just gone through. Matters will be looking serious if it continues much longer. Or. And mrs. H. M. Whitty of Tarra Mia who have been on a trip England have returned and taken up their Resi Dence on their Well known estate. Or. Harry Vickers Secretary of the Burry Jaa and Careen f. And s. Association is in receipt of the following letter from or. R. T. Ball . A depart ment of lands Sydney 23rd March 1907. A sir a referring. To the letter of the 2nd March 1907, presented by you from or. By Vickers of Coreen Secretary the local Branch of the Farmers and settlers association applying on behalf of or. John Leighton for the opening of a Road of Access through portion 161, Parish of Lowes county of Hume i have the Honor inform you that a Road has been left in the position desired and a Surveyor Lias been instructed effect the necessary marking on the ground when next in the Vicinity. A i have Etc., Robt. M Donald acting undersecretary the annual meeting of the Golf club was held last wednesday evening. There was a Large attendance of members and or. Walchli was voted the chair. The Secretary or. Broad presented the an Nual. Report a of a lengthy nature a and it was received and adopted. The balance Sheet showed that the receipts for the year amounted �60/12/1 and the expenditure �54/2/10 leaving a credit balance of �6/9/3. Or. Broad tendered his resignation As Hon. Secretary and or. Walch who had officiated before was elected the vacancy. The election of office bearers resulted As follows a president or. M. Longfield vice re silents messes. W. Sherwin and h. Ogil vie Secretary or. Walch treasurer or. Kendall committee messes. E. A. Nicolson. A. J. Esau j. P. Taylor and r. M. Broad. The. Annual picnic in connection with the. Church of England and presbyterian sunday schools both took place yester Day a the former in the racecourse and the latter in the police paddock. Both were largely attended. Urea Foj a is. A Lazy liver retards All the functions of the body and induces constipation indigestion headaches Etc. Lillyman s ittle liver pills tone up thy Liy a and remove the Tro Jimes a hazy liver causes. They act Jimd Benefit per Maiden i Lejk a perfect and gentle laxative for general use. 1/ for Box of 40. Cha de Lillyman i. Chemist Dean Street Albury. You cannot do better than buy from us. Limited album. G Dunbar. From our own correspondent Friday. March 20. Ploughing was started Here a ome time ago but the Gro mid was so ? Bard that people had Knock off. We had no rain Here Avo thy of the name Durins the last five weeks in consequence of which grass a very dry and although the weather has been generally cold yet the rabbits in consequence of the dry grass were forced go tanks for water. Two men round the Gunbar township trapped 10,000 rabbits at tanks in a few months. They got �1 per 1000, and the pelts besides so they made fair wages. Of course this process does not get half the rabbits. Rabbits a mile or so from a tank never come water. On one hold ing of 0000 acres 5000 rabbits have been caught at tanks this last month but away out. Mozgiel Way is where the rabbits Aye. A party of men were sent out Poison rabbits ? at tanks on a station about mos Giel one Man poisoned rabbits in one week. The lowest catch was for one Man 13,000 a week. Now it sometimes Bap pens that landholders on the South Side of the Lachlan complain that their rabbits come from Oft the runs on the. North Side of the Lachlan River. Then these people on the North Side take their pens publicly repudiate the assertion of the South Erners and when the paper warfare and Rabbit inspectors reports Are Over the readers of their contributions Are be fogged and do not know who is right and who wrong. But my authority had no interest in giving wrong information about the rabbits out Mozgiel Way moreover he was an Eye witness of what he told inc. Which talk goes prove that it was a wrong policy not put the people on both sides of the River under the one Law As Rabbit extermination and the sooner such is done the better.1 it is bad enough have the government Breeding rabbits on the East of us. And not ? for landholders on the North. Of us be permitted so much of their own Way iia whether they will destroy rabbits of hot. It looked like rain at Gunbar a week ago but it passed away and since then we have been enjoying Lovely summer weather. Lovely warm Days with the nights just cold enough wish for a bed quilt Over one s blankets. Stock Are doing very Well they have abundance of old grass and. I hear of no real Scarcity of water just yet. But. Wells must be brought into requisition if the dry weather continues much longer. The people Here do not seem be much con Verneel about the scientific prognostication of the Comet on easter sunday. The subsidy Bush schools wore forced on the statute Book principally by the labor party and it looks a if the Carruthers government were playing hide and seek on ? our member in order make subsidy schools a dead letter or is it that 5, government wants make their surplus grow at the expense of uneducated child Ren in the Bush it is now five months since an application was made for a sub Sidy school at Gunbar and the Only Satis faction the applicants have got so far is an inquiry by an official As where the proposed school is be and which the Road leads it so i presume if there is not a Road a place it will be useless apply for subsidy eci Zooi for Sucur Road less place. The officials answered the applicant Curtly that the department did not x Supply books subsidy schools1., so the applicant is in a fog As whether it will be the pleasure of the department if he tote applicant chooses what books he likes for Liis and his Neighbours children. Government officials Are never very Cai e _ Ful of the amount of paper they waste Over the very moderate intelligence they impart on their big Sheet of of potassium is now being used Here Poison rabbits at tanks in place ? of arsenic. From cyanide they die on the spot so one can get their skins just As easily As if strychnine was the death agent used and it is easily dissolved in cold water. Dental notice. My. Al. Tavern Eye dentist Dean s t., Albury. Day s buildings a entrances Lillyman s new pharmacy. Will visit the following a monthly a a Dora j Jing Ellic. / is. Tumba Rumba.? ? Wagram. 1 \. Tooma. Extractions guaranteed a Solute by. Painless. Tindera. From. Our own correspondent monday april 1. The Public school prize examination was held on wednesday Aiida thursday Laffit messes. P. C. Wagner Jav j. Keighran g. ? h. Braunack a. M Williams and n. H. Palmer were present and were highly gratified at the general proficiency of the scholars. Messes. Wagner and m Williams presented the prizes. Every child got a prize and after. A few words of encouraging advice the children from the gentlemen present cheers were Given for the teacher or. Manns also a or the gentlemen present. The scholars being marched out on the playground mi1. G. Braunack distributed a tin of lollies among them and after a few kindly words from or. Manns teacher the scholars were diaper sed for the easter holidays. To Day Tindera is deserted some off Bow a or Walla Walla or Black Range each of the above places having found cou1. Rage arrange a Day s sports. Miss Powell the lady lecturer and organiser of the political labour league a meeting in the school of arts ? Hall on saturday evening last the subject being labour and socialism or. Barnes occupied the chair find at the conclusion miss Powell enrolled 12 members and it is the intention f orm a Branch league Here. A or. Barnes was deputed enrol members. Miss Powell intends visit Tindera again but stated that or. Holman would visit Tindera shortly. A vote of thanks miss Powell was carried by acclamation. Farmers Are crying out for rain al though some have Large areas already turned Over. A Tumba Rumba. From out own correspondent ? tuesday. Auril 2. Warm dry weather prevails and on i All sides can be heard the cry for rain. Even this Short season ? of drought Lias i had its disastrous effects whilst several. Frosts have also added a. Gloomy appear Ance things in general. On saturday last the whole of the land about 1200 across. Known is read Ley s selection was submitted Public auction and the Hammer fell messes. G. To. Heinecke s and Geo. Blomley s bid of 13/ per acre. At the Crown lands office during the past week Only one application for land avas received a that of . Burrows for a . Of 80 acres Parish Kurrajong county Goulburn. The following. Is a list. Of the. Successful tenderer for Road work closed on 27.- March a 1-07, Tumbar Inba . Bill Borig d. Livingstone �105 2-07, Tumba Rumba Billabong a. 3. Daly �155/9/6 ? 3-07, Tumba Rumba Bijl Abone a. J. Daly �125/11 4-07, Tumba Rumba Billabong win. Clegg �166. Yesterday easter monday a deity quiet Holiday was spent locally. It had been decided that the. Disputed shovelling contest. A Sand shifting a in connection with Tho recent show should be competed for again on the show ground yesterday afternoon but still further dispute hav ing Arisen the Steward who was in charge of the contest declared the Competition off and stated that., the Entrance Feo would be returned All who had. Nominated. A meeting of the local show committee will be held next wednesday1, when this matter of Sand shifting and a couple of protests will be dealt with a Quoit match on the showground was watched with interest by a number of

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