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CONTRAST AND COINCIDENCE To the Editor of the "Advertiser." [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
CON I'NRASTL AND COINOIDENCE Tu tlie it:tur of lhe "Advetiser." Ouo Empiro ia marching with a Uinglo step, and all hearts aro thankful bo caueo Britain is truo to her boot tradi tions, and han answered tho call of International honor. The noblo apeech of Sir E lward Grey will be chorihilio ns one of the great clan?ica of British literature. I would like to poiut out to young Btudonta of theo war map oni nf then trklin nal.innidrianin nf tlui present position. It is good for thoem to catch theose vision points, The battle ground in Belgiuma will be nearly the uamo as Waterloo. The Germans on the East of Liege are nearly on the spot, 'The march of the Gormann from the L~st is the track of Bluchor to Waterloo. The English will again converge through Belgium, while Franco is sending her army up the sname great valley along which Napoleon's troops moved, But the strange reversal of history is that almost exactly a century after ('roin 18.A to 19.4) the English and French are united to re...
A FRENCHMAN IN COURT. SAYS HE WAS ASSAULTED IN CELL. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
A UiRlJ CIMlAN IN CGOURT. .tY3 HE W\VAS AS?3AULTED IN OELL, Ie'RNA. I) ..:alilt , it ]!if clllllIn i 1)ap. po)ared beforo thb honorary joiticon yenterday chargued wiith drunkolnoesa, aenior Conatablo Ilanli dloeposed that at about nix o'clock on Tuceday night a mlcetago caino to the watch houeoo that a man was lying in the strcet,. Io found himt in Neloun place, oSrgeant Curtin--Ilo,' did he got the black eye ? Senior Cou:lntbleo Iltuks-I[ must have fallen. Ili hal the jl inji'ioe at the tinme of his arrost. Accuoed--1 hive travullod all over the world and havo lived 20 yoarn mu Williawutowi aniid if any body can come 113:0 and cay he saw me drunk, I dloorve to hb hinged (L:uighlter). 1 had a glass of rum at Fredorick's, but was not drunk, Wheno I got into the watchhouo 1 folt cold andul put a blanket over me. After a while I got a little bltter aniid got upl. Two cn italilce thul colntored, Ohio of them doalt mno a bli,v that ucult m flying That is how I got i.jijurd. I could uco h...
FORTY-FIVE CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
FORTYFIVYE CLUB, Tin; match arranged to take place be twcon the " Imported" and " Colonial" motnbora of the club took plaeoo on Tues day. The prizes wore a pioturo of Robt, Ir'moltt, procured at Mooara M, P. But ler and Soun. Brunawiclr atrcet, Fitzroy, and a tin of tea-both of which wore goncroutly given by Mr loveow. Tho " Imported" men won by the narrow margin of 4 gaumes, The picture was won by IMr J, Fltzgo'rald and the tea by Mr M. McCarthy, who soama to be in win ning vein, an he was aucoosful on Tnoe. day laot for a trophy preaonted by the club, thoe runnor-up being Mr W. Wilson. The Town Olork (MAr I. J. Ogdon) has donated a trophy to be competed for ata futiurn dato.
CHARGE OF ASSAULT. AT THE PICTURE THEATRE. A YOUNG MAN FINED. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
CIIAIIRIE OF ASSAULT. AT THIIIE PIOIUtE TIIIEATRIE, A YOUNQ MAAN FINED, A :iterr Sltanloy Jamieson, a young man, appeared before Mtedors Pearaon and Duncan, J1 P., yeteorday, charged with unlawful atsault. Sub-inspector Keonneally prosecuted, fMr P. (1. Woods appeared for the defendant, lDorothy Catherineo Taylor, aged I, residing with her parentu at 1:3t For gusoti elcot, who gave her evidence very intelligently, anid li-o loft home at nix o'clock lasnt iaturday right to go to the Picttire Theatre, Forguson street. Sle had to crot· Melbourno road, At IBlythlc' corner, two doora from her home, the mtw a n111.n who wam a bit drunk. I e \ae satonling againitt the widow and followed her down to thli theatre. -C, o aicked her wihore the got her ticket, liho aid aito got it in the afturnoont Sho said the wanted to go out and soo a lady ; but lhe hold her thro for five minutes and would not let her go, Siho began to cry and two ]aliei naw ther and told him to lot her go. 1ie told her to s...
ALLEGED ILLEGAL BETTING. REMAND TILL NEXT FRIDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
ALLEGED ILLEGAL BETTINC. RIEMAND TILL NIEX [GRIDAY. Mit Frank Donnis, regietOr(d book makor of the Victorian Iahcing Club, appaor('d bofre. MNi rs P, ars. n, Storm and Duncan, Jt.P, ycutordy to anewer a oha'rg of butting protorrod against him by one of the young policemon recently sworn in at the polico dopot. Sub-inspector lionueally appeared to prosicute. Mr J, F. Meaghor, who appeared for the defen:co said the law rcquircd the caso to bo heard before a polico magistrate. As ho had come horo to. day and was preparcd to go on, ho hoped the sub-inspector would agreo to a further adjournoment if tho dato proposed for the hearing was incon venient to him. On that unudrstanding, the hearing was adjourned till next Friday.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
=1)R1¢W.--Tro friozuluda of Mir JarIcI Dreow ar, rolcutivoly informed that tho rotuiaiiu of hia Into bolovod wife (Lydia) will bo lnterrd in tho WiiaInf town Ceomotry, Thoe funoral Inaplpointcd to move from hli roaldonco, 83 North road, Nowport, THISi DAY (Hdiurday) at 2 JO p.m, punot ully. Thoum. Lonidalo, Unidortakor, Ifusrgunl otroot, WVillluauutown Tolophuno 26 j WII1lRI1#utuwnr, ýI-~L-i ciioiri~--=tC=, C WILLLA1WIITOVN, SATUJIDAY, Hith AIJlUI j1', 1814. At Throo o'cloclr, to z Property, COLIC ITRITD1T. VALUABA ILE AiL(TMciN1'. OBu, Slicuto from Punit Dolor ommd I\I aiz tlurnllttju Tb rou ! inIftro, BI-IiNARD AllttI Lb tO initruoctd Hý by tho Alai t;cu to doll by Public Auction n1bove: - All thlt picco of I d Ihatvimo a frouttago of 40 foot to Cobe Sbocot by a ucoptl of 82 foot to a right-of-way ring pairt of (Down Allotment 10 -octillo3T wn of' \il'i onto townt Ptarish Lf Cut P1 v' CPUounty of llourlro, Tcemn at halo t1itlo (o 0titato, S~ltcitorn - lco4]L&I tt 110) 1: 0...
LODGE SOCIAL. LODGE SOCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
LODGE SOCIAL. J.UDGE I UCL'IAL. Couirl Williaitltowinvl A.t.l., " \No. 1U\ 1', liclil lliir ; i ul ,stcii l tin 'u)l'mli ii.'h lltiiii l, llal)ll in .')., ill t1 li.,s aild fr1'iil'-', l hii i ir ii li . oJiurg s, t ,rii ,, lir; l It r. 'ti' u lli - in d s , lril. t l l, iir 1. liti , il.; allaijo anlltd Il ilhii le li l .v y lr, W .\\' laciltlrri' ;Il.l ji m-l t ol'ty \v1t l iidtt 11ta rinii ,nd jiii i'iIa whri iiiii l ited llnl lic r dil, lMr.' D l it l u:,1ii "JiuI-til;'. hMr. T.vyd ll, "ThJ'u \'oliii;"' JMr,. 11 G;irel,i "Ain Emliiblemi;"' .Mi,- 11. C, ittilli , "Ti-he 11a.ry" titd "\ t-We'dl licl L'C. Ilurl1 r, 1., ivu1 ili , l. Richl, U. Lil isalr ci, c\, N; il, lad \i. l ,vVl i cv lal ')l diitlid il xhibitiit oii '1stVj tdi nid lig, llnd i IITL' 'lL'iii rti l, 1Mis Evale i-ii lr ,sented firlt prize to 1Miiiý U, Pur iand, wcoid pirim, to Mi-.s Tnly. IV ltdgo Cu ln ittee l aduiiiiit h ci , hl of lthe other fouillr younllý iZdis' ;a pI' vitIIt. .Mr'. N 'wbunlidl w'ai. Vli1CO'td ...
WEDDING. ROBERTS—MACKRELL. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
IWEDDING, 11 tlO IUTS--MA( CK ilLL., A.I Chrl,?t Chureh, Newporl, a very I)Pelly weddhihg' wa,? cehle'rated oi July 1Sth, when 1 \i t 1-y hiny, third c'ldes daughlter of r11', Imd lr. ,J. .?lackroll, of "l,] va ille," l,'rm-.streal, Now\tolol, 'wia)) 0111101d ill thi' hands of holy illutl'11m111y to h', Ii. 1. htr.(s, .lth it ito-seel, \'illiamS, vt tlhe rih11 Itlh'\. G. W'. ialleu) ellfuPlIoing Iho iltep Tllt hii,, fOler looked bhtlem hiln it l ' 'lll. ( tlVO d i r tillt, linill'illld wit'h Cill; n11ci'C mlt1, ?etryl, wfle h a lis'11 illnl tra in, carrl'lg a hand , ome hrltll tle , ll l V l Onll, \Vtil'' Sill 1o ( ilf l 1 Itool lly bii'd l ' .ll atl IInI) 1 'he 1)rtlde w\'as \tiended l t" hree matds, Mlues E, 1n ·ckroll, 1, 1, 'Shnm, ard In prollliy while' Ilk It Ietlet, lfhnntdl Ilh l ScItC lllS f i ea a I lt l I l('' li0\11 011(1lhlolllliS O lillll' A I .'lltSlo~l s llS 01l1' sltv Ie bull ) Cll ,Ciit In fern The tIde grl n'O l's ])l'eslqlt "wer 1' o bridll']?, c'hqll ;' flil'stl ...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 8 August 1914
Death. DREW.—On the 6th August, at her resi- &nbsp; dence, 83 North road, Newport, Lydia, the dearly beloved wife of James L. Drew, and youngest daughter of the late Thomas S. Beanland and Mrs John Stephenson ; sister of Mrs S. Jones and William J. Beanland, and half- sister to Leslie and Lillian Stephenson, &nbsp; aged 41 years. A patient sufferer at rest. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Bereavement. Mr. S. R. Reilly, Mr and Mrs J. Woolfe and family wish express their heart- &nbsp; felt thanks to their numerous friends, neighbors and relatives for all visits, telegrams, cards and floral tributes, and expressions of sympathy in their recent sad bereavement. SATU'?DAv, AuGUsT' 8, 1014.
BETTING PROSECUTIONS. TWO CHARGES FAIL. INSUFFICIENT EVIDENCE. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
BETTING PROSECUTI J1. TWO OHARGES FAIL. INSUFFICIIENT EVIDENCIC. 'O:SlaTDAY the Court of Plotty 3csesiuns w\o unuomfortably crowded, Ith, attrac tion being the ohargo against Frank Dennis of using the lieonsed promises of tho Customs House hotel for the purpuso of botting, and against the liconoeo, Mrs Elilen Dnnisa, for poermitting thoem to ho utnod for the purposo, Sub-inspootoo Kounoaly presooutecd and Mr J. Meaghor, itntrtutod by lii uon, appeard for lthe defoenco. Thomas Henry Ilatt, countable, sta tionod at the polico dopot, S utth Mol bourne, gave ovidlono that in ooutpany with Constable Ilirroll ho caile to \Vil liamstown on Saturday, Anguot 1, and wont by himnlf to the Customt HIouso hotel, There voo ii or 16 t irotpleO in the bar. Wituoss called for a shatndy. When defondant o:m irnto tthe hotol, Ipo tilo shouted for him and handed him moneoy tand hio mad ouentries in t book, Witnetrssa said: "Is Ma (ooso running in this?" (the firit raco .t Caultiold), Dofondant said " Ye...
IN RAILWAY CRESCENT. WOMEN AT VARIANCE DIVIDED RESPONSIBILITY FOR A BLACK EYE. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
jr RAILWVAY CIESCN'i.', WOriEN AT VARIANCE DIVIDED ttESPOXU:lHItITY IFUlt A BLACK FYXE. YEsroitu.tx at the Court of Potty Pessions, before MAeousr Trumnor, P.M., and oursdale and Bolton Ju.P. Ado lipu Elliott charged Kato Deoge-n with aseault and Mrs Gamble charged IMrs P)eegat with inaulting language. The partice live in Railway croscent Ailine Eliliott stated that on Aus at Ist ahe saw Mrs Deegan hit ting Oamble's boy and told her to do eset, The result wan that Lizzio Deogarn struck her and Mru Doogan gave her two blows, one of thorn `blackening her eyo. When her Ihus band nkied Mrs DIcegan if she in tended to apologise, defendant replied " No; not to t b--iurmigrant." SAnnic (amrblo, nmarried woman, uaid Mrs Drgant ureod moat insulting rp parki to Iher and struck rsL Ellliott twico in the face. lilian irone Tavin, married woman, gave evidence that srie heard Mrs Doegan using bad language. Robert Elliott, husband of the plaintiff, gave similar evidence. S r Secomub represented th...
NOTES OF THE WEEK. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
NOTES tjF iV E,;.` -- - +-~--- -Mr R. Smith, who has beet i h buoi eass in Nolseon as a h irdroees r f r over 50 years, is soriouslj ill, He is 77 trsof ago. gR. L. D-ite on Tuoed-ly. j lta I iI an order for 3(/Iv'I valint Wil -..e r :.Li Stovens, with b/. ou... -Mr John Dennis Id r0stioo the rsatce payers of the contre ward noet Tucesdlay at tho Oddfollowa' hall, Pasco stroot, -Werriboe shito next Worbnnsday will recolve toenders fer an oleoctic poweor station. Tho ougineer in chargeo of the work is Mr V. J, Crowloy, Melbourtune. -Weo congra'n!ao Mr Harold Ward son of Mr ., J, Ward, Nolson placo, upon passing tho final examination for tho medical profeslsion during tho wooel, Ie hasn qualiflied nas MIB, and 13S, -COonthlo I-ittt who tavo ovideneo in tho botting camse yestorday, has beeu only threo montbhs in the f) co, lo hias done duty in the IBritiash - lance forces and has boon callced away f;ns his pllioo duties for active rorvice, -The Fusion t Daily Tlegraph " of Sydney, unde...
WEDDING. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
WEDDI)ING, A vi;tY ahr.:ctivo wt" dinE win cole b aId on Il aturt lia at it.o We %tIh Ohtnch by tihe tov. J. m(I iont)tn, he con tracting parti being Mt r WNilliam Itobt, Willitani and Mhll Ann TI lhon.i. Thp bride wan given away by her father atl Mr A. banullon acted as best man, The btidesmaid wan Miu Raclheol Williamb, ainter of bridoegroom. Tho brido wan oe qulnitely dretsed in lilk eombnoued crepe, holding in hor hand a b.,ouquot of hya cintha and maiden hair, The bridonenaid wan handsnomqly drentaed in champagno crepo do chone, with a purple hat and a floral Rash, holding a bouqulet of violote and maiden hair. A marriageo hymn com posed for the oceanion by the 11ov. Owen twan snng by the congregation. Mrs Doury rendered a solo, " (od be with you." The wedding march wan played by MrD Hetchinnon, The Strand. The Ohurch wan beautifully dlecorated, and refroehnament wore provided in the ventry by the Ibrido'i parenit. A ment hand - 111 MIarieofit cutlery Wi liroutieoted to niint T...
ELECTRIC LIGHTING. CABINET REFUSES TO SUPPLY CURRENT. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
CANINET REIPUSES TO SUPPLY OUlRRENT. l') i Town Council hls beeon nubjeotcd to ouch dolay by thu Molbourno City Council overl its Ap)pliCation for the upl)ply of elou1rie current that it up lied for purmnuuion to switch on to the shipyard, which is supplied foom a Doiaol oil angina that waoks very economically. Tha mattur wan brought bufore the Cabinut by the Minister of Public Works who informed thu Council on Tuesday evening tlhatr the Cabint hadl decided not to grant thu apphcation,
PRESENTATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
PRESUNNTATIONS. Tim School hall at the Congregational Church last Sunday aftornoon drew the parenta and triondr of echolarsa wlhe noveral pirenetationt wore mirado, The paitor romeaikld that the iirportance of tbohe work among the childrcn wan bflog felt today a never before, Tihe clhildron were coming into their own-not only woro they being taught in the Hunday Schoola, but an oendeavor waii being made to indueo the childron ti attend public worhllip at lears once a Sunday. The gathering wan in honor of tIheir ito u rperintaenert, M1r A rthur WVhiie, who had been in cehargo of tho achiol for it yearn, and renigned on account of hiu inability to give the ietho and arttoutioni the rohool domranrder. Mr White was loved by them all, The Piator, on bholi of thie iachool, thian proionted Mair White with a large handono haIradl-painted illumninated ad drina. The painting wan the worki of Mr Hlaroldt Coo, of Moinon Pondst, and the mnoticing uand framinfug by Mrd MrcS - gor, Mr White thanke...
TOWN COUNCIL. PRESENT : Crs Liston, (Mayor), Neal, Gravell, Woods, Josephson, Heriot, Byrne and Duncan. LETTERS RECEIVED. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
TOWN COUNCIL. Peiie ;N'r Cra Linton, (Mayor), Neal, Gravell, Woods, Jonophion, Heriot, Byrno and Duncan. LitTTERa RCErIVED. Mr E F, Peterson applied for ro giatration of 23 Victoria at, at a private hospital. 14iE3 O'Neill applied for registration of prmicses in Newcastle street as a hotpital.-Referred to Health Officer. Mr F. W. Liebort complained of condition of channel in Nehion road. Thero hadl ben six canson of infectious dieasoe.-Referred to the Surveyor. The Town Cloek, Hawthorn, con ve.illd dellgateti to conference to con sider damnageo done to roada by public bodicu.--A greed with. Church of Christ Cricket Club applied for perisniaion to occupy the pound ptaddloclk -Referred to Gardeen Com itimlee. Mr WV, McLiator agreed to give 17 feet of land to widen Win utrent on condition that no chargeo was imposed for the workI to ho lone and that the funce need not be removed till the hand was sub-divided. It was suggestcd that the Atroeet be named McLister. eflorredtl to Finance Co...
SEIZURE OF STEAMER HOBART. CAPTAIN EASTON THE PILOT. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 15 August 1914
SlIZIULUt OF STI MSlR UODOB T. OAPTAIN EA3TON TIIlE PILOT. Captain Easton, of the pilot service, brought the German steamer, with cargo for Australian ports, very quietly through the Heads and into the South Channel, the pilot steamer Victcria standing hy. " You must slow up here," said the pilot The Gernian master of the ship could not understand Ithe order. " What is the matter ? " he asked. SGermany and England are at war ' was the reply. The ship's captain was fairly stag gered at the news for a moment, Then he made a rush for the wheel, in a mad endeavor to ignore the au thority of the pilt and get away to sea. " Every gun in the Qucensclifi forts is pointed at you and the torpedo boeat Countess of H-opetoun. with her tubos fully loaded, is alongside. It you at tempt that, we shall all go to thle hot tom," Captain Easton said, very calmly, and it made the German think again. Though mnuch surprisaed at the turn of eiuets, hh soon saw that he had to accept the situation.