"At the local Court House on the 5th inst Alfred Newinson was fined 40s and 4s 10d costs, or 21 days gaol, for using obscene language at Wyong."
In Gosford, other forms of foulness were afoot.
But for some relief was available - advertised in the same edition:
A valuable testimony
Our month’s treatment 10s, post free, from 26 Imperial Arcade, Sydney.