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Awkward. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

Awkward. A young recruit was set on sentry o, and was, of course, new to his •luty. A good-natured comrade rought him a sandwich from tie anteen, and the recruit was about to it it when the major appeared. Ab he officer was in mufti, the sentry !ld not recognise him, and did not alute. , The major took in the altua 'on and asked: "What's that?" "A sandwich," replied the recruit; have a bit?" "Do you know who I am?" asked he major. "Don't know you from a crow; per ■apa you're the major's coachy." "No, I'm not." q "HIb groom, perhapB?" "No;' try again." "Perhaps the old chap himself?" "Right this time," said the major. "Oh, good gracious," exclaimed the

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
THE TREE OF LUCK. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

THE TREE OF.'LTTCK. The Inhabitants of Stafen Island -re i late on odd story about- a tree which has c.-own up on a dock extendi]!': info the water from a cliff just abow the quarantine station. The dock i? constructed of piling and logs, and ex. I tends from the shore a distance of i about 50 feet, of which 25 feet are inade I up of earth deposits between the piles. In the centre of this earth rises an enormous willow tree, around- which .a fence has' been built. Outside ol the fence, Heavy benches are placed, on which the fishermen and others who use flie dock can take their, comfort., ri is related that when the dock was ' Urst stnried in a small way, nearly'23 years ago, a small sprout came float ing down the water and was drifted so that ilWook root in the earthy,wher« , it has now become n great free. The i (isherme'.i of 1 hat day discovered it tak. lug roof,,.pfraiRhfeiVed it lip. protected t with environments, upd have ever , ilnco defended it. so that th'«»y will no' J Jpr...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
In a Grocer's Shop. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

In a Grocer's Shoo. I Mr. Bacon, the proprietor ot the ;>rovision stores," is a man of by no .eans brilliant intellect, and the ma. irlty. of his correspondence is rathei puzzle to him. But one 'morning, he received a let ar which had quite an alarming effec n him, so that after lie had torn s1 andfuls of hair out of his head i Is endeavors to understand it, h ife snatched it from him and read srself.. _ This is how it ran:— "Dear, Sur,—Will you let my lit! iy Billy 'ave six loaves And a pun f cheaze in a bit of the situations v mt advertisement's of a newspapo nd tie the bread in a lump of you ltter muslin, 'cos if the werst come: the werst and the old man don'i nd a job 'o'll 'ave to borror your ■air of steps and a pail and go out inder cleanin'?"

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COMIC AND CURIOUS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

COMIC A "ID Ct'RTUiia. Why is a.i aiithoi'tthe ijuuerusl nmmi. n the world ?- -Because his tale come« <ut of ills head. Gentleman: " What do you mean b.v putting your lmnd in ray pocket?" Light Fingered Bill: " Excuse ma, sir. ] Cm so absent-minded ; 1 used, to have a ' oair of trousers exactly like yours." ' Always,'• said the astute new i jditor to the new reporter—"alwayt )o on the lookout for any little touch j >f humour that may brighten up the ' :oluinn"s." Tiiat evening the neAV.'re^ porter h.inded in ah account of. a bu£, ' jlary ; ii. a butcher's, shop. which; com ! uenred Mr. Jeremiah Clearer, tb« tell-Anon ii •hu'tehor,"- Haa.l .bean" lo«ing -rapidly of latfflC * 1*5^ He: " I can't imagine why she ihould ' •ie out when I called." She:' " Probably she saw you com ing-" - - Fred: "He married the girl-I was eDi gaged' to." Arthur: • " Well, don't irony.' You'll get over it before ho does." " Did I flee you kissing my daughter lirP" "I really don't know, sir. I ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Impossible to Mistake Him. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

Ir r Impoisible to Mistake Him.: .,j' .1 l'-'- waV an iiit class, and a young ; man of aristocratic connection vu ' overheard asking' for a sheet "of papei : 'n which to wrap up a piece of work : 10 had produced, which he wished o take home. "I would like to wrap it up," he •xplained in a lofty tone to the maa er, "for I don't want to be taken foi n artist." "In that case," was the quiet reply, don't conceal your picture, and then o one can possibly mistake you foi *i artist."

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
INSULTING. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

\ INSULTING. Hostess: "Why arc you so {ingry at the doctor?" Visitor: " When I told hitn I bad a 'erribly tired feeling, be told me to kbow him my tongue:" WILLING TO TRY. Squire (who lias invited tenant to lunch): "Will you have a little fowl Mr. Stubbius f" Stubbins: " I am not over hungry. Hir, but: if the fowl be a very little 'un, I dare say I can manage 'un."

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

PUBLIC JSTOTXOKJS I . : -W. H. FIELKNG, Cash Grocer & Provision Merchant, 10 Canterbury Street, 68 Somervilie Road. Yarravllle W* ^ . --<■ * -g- — - * ; •; - . ' • r-v:'^ The Noted Tea House Try our Teas Specially Blended by the Leading Tea Experts, B e variety in the District to choose from. Farm Produce a Specially W ood, Coal and Coke at lowest Prices, Families waited 011 and Orders promptly delivered to all parts of the Surronding District. We bave been,appointed Wood, Coal and Coke Merchants for the Civil Service Stores PROGRESS. PROGRESS. 39 Anderson Street, Yarravilie Phonograph Depot SEE OUR SPECIAL WINDOW DISPLAY. In New Premises situated as above. UP-TO-DATE HAIRDRESSING SALOON sunshine technical school ENGLISH LITERATURE. To meet the requirements of those who wish to pursue a study of the English Classic Writers, and their works, including the • History of tue Language and its Literature. English Composition and Grammar. Correspondence of various kinds;...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

Pfl _ FOR High grade Goods at low prices. - __ Birthday and TO - Wedding Presents. Post Cards, Station ery, & Fancy Goods. LOW'S ANDERSON ST.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
APPLE COMPOTE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

apple compote. .. Jfeei and'cut up:3 lb: of large apples,.".! • two or three -cldvfes;? a: littK fiiS&yrcbkoj^ "J ped lemon peel, and two tabiespoonfula i of sugar. When ready, press the fruit (through a hair sieve and. colour with :pclnneal. Beat up two eggs, a lump oi ' putter the. size of a ivainut, and the 1 juice of one lemon; add these ingredi- j snts to the mixture, and let all simmer logether for forty minutes. Servo cold in a glass dish, with whipped.cream or i rich custard. Apple Cream.—Peel, core and -quarter .six or eight large apples; place them •in a stewing pan wjtli half a pint of water and quarter of a pound of soft white sugar. .Stew them into a pulp, then turn them into a pie dish, Alix an ■ ounce of ground nco into a paste with cold milk, continue adding milk until about a pint is used; then add to it two . well-beaten eggs, with a heaped table spoonful of sugar, and a little dessicated cocoanut. Stir this mixture well over the fire until it nearly boils,...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
THE HOUSEHOLD. BEEF OLIVES. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

liHE HOUSEHOLD. BEEF OLIVES. - Take lj lb. of. tender steak and cut it nun slices. /Then prepare nine olives: ihred li oz. of suet, add' a Jittle season* tDK made of savoury iiurbi.popper, and n' ,ant^ J11^x ill together with ono egg •rell beaten. Spread the mixture on tha meat, roll the latter, and tie with cotton to Keep it in shape. Simmer gently foi one hour in some good well-flavourea itock. When ready, remove the cotton, ind arrange on a disli garnished prettilv 'Vith olives or parsley.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SIGN WRITER. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

SIGN WRITER, .. ; H. S. EMERY Leeds^Streetuear Footscray ' Station. Sigtt f\mter. Artistic Home Decorater. Estiin tes given, telephone 216.!v 'Scray.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
AMUSING INCIDENTS. A Perfect Right. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

M.WUSING INCIDENTS. I A Perfect Right. . I I The. magistrate looked severely at the small, red-faced man who had been summoned before him, and who returned his gaze without flinching. "So you kicked your landlord down stairs?" said the magistrate. " "Did you imagine that was with1" the rights of a tenant?"*" "I'll bring my lease In and show it to you," said the little man, growing still redder, "and I'll wager you'll agree with me that anything they'va forgotten to. prohibit in that lease 1 had a right to do the very first good, chance I got!". • ' ■ / •

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PAINTER [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

PAINTER ^ C. DOBBINSON, 27 Paisley St. House 4ecorat6r.; painter i glazier,. paperhanger, etc. Estimates for repairs and orders promptly atten I ded to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

Tito "greatest of I Milt*, in to .h* txr .miopia nf |TOU«. ; Remember; wnen getting yomr sup tog's, grocer,'. 10 Canterbury street, plies for th'j week to call at Fluid-" tir M ?am>rvlll( rnt'il.- TwriVflW ' You canobtata aloan privately aiid quickly on your own. note of hand by apjplying'to JS. Andyraon,.64 Insects Btreet,F6bteeray. .'Office hours, 8 a.m. to 9^p.m.; cIqm 'Saturday*, i *~.n< N«t* fiUBf* «l fettrtffHwtv

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BOOT REPAIRER. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

BOOT REPAIRER. ; H. H. GILLBANK late A. J. Looney. Irving Street, adjoining Railway Station, is Footscrays and Districts expert boot and shoe repairer and maker.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ART MILLINERS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

ART MILLINERS. ; MISSES RUSSELL and WILv LIIAMS, (late with Miss Savuge) 10] Hopkins Street, Footscray. Millinery up-to-date at prices to suit all classes. Hats renovated, Miss THORNQUEST, - Ladies' Milliner, late 10 Hopkins Street, has removed to 94 Nicholson St., • Footscray. Hair dressed as usual. Combings made up. Klectric face ^d-liead^inaisage. 1/6. Letters attended to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

The anniversary services of the Hyde street Methodist Sunday school will be celebrated on Sunday when the Rev Oliver Dowsing w'll preach in the moring and evening, and the Rev R, B McConochie in the afternoon. On Tuesday even ing the annual concert will take place, and the followiug Sunday the services will be continued. • • • • • To those about to Marry, get youi Wedding. Group taken by J. Ward Sy mons, the leading photographer, Hop kins street, Footooray.—ArWt AIRE Y0U PREPARED FOR / 1\TOW the cold weather is coming on you will. be in need of something warmer'to wear ; so come now because we can supply you no mat ter what you may need. We have a stock of new winter goods that will please "all".. The goods that we are offering for the cold season, are of good pattern, warm and above all are of good strong wearing materials. :: ■ ;: WINTER DRAPERY is •now on our shelves ready for your winter shopping, in good lines of warm woollen singlets, with short or long sleeves, .women's fleec...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LUCERNE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

LUCERNE. : Thei\) exists' no food crop for stoci jso_certaih and prolific as lucerne. Itf [quick growth makes, it very valuable i« j keeping up the supply- cf green fodder ; It can b« grown wjtli mora or less sue : coss Oil all" classes of soils, but ol courso will do best oh low-lying flats ivherb {lie roots can get to watdr.. Anj Ifind tluit has a clajy sub-soil, will jjfoV lucerne very well 8'itli but a' limited fall of rain. The ISnd should *h<»? -"pro-' pared now for sowings to be ■mv<lo-ilii lutumn. A clear, fine, weliotillivjitoc] • soil is needed to get tha full 'uenefil of a sturdy growth.' •- r' The great tiling which counts [in, tjii varld it net talent, hut fiiitUfulneia.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. ) I » Autumn Millinery Novel, Refined, Exclusive AT FORGE'S Dame Fashion's final word in Autumn Millinery is most charmingly expressed. Here you will findrthe newest, smartest, daintiest of creations — models that carry an air . of distinction, combined with . a subtle jauntiness, that reflects yoi^r good taste : : : : and judgment. :: : : The showing includes some really smart Yelvet Hats. They are in lovely shades of Tango, Royal, Cerise, Terra Cotta and Black, trimmed with exquisitely shaded : : : : Feather mounts : : :: There are some Stitched Velvet Models, : : ready to wear at 3/11 and 4/11. :: Black Velvet and Sequin Toques, too, of : : inexpessible loveliness. : : Straws and Felts in modish shapes, latest shades of Saxe. Cerise, Navy, Cinnamon, •. :•' Tango ?etc. : : : Make us a visit. Crnppp DRAPERY • r UrvVjIli STORES "The White House" Nicholson St., ==Footscray. W.R.I COME TO Saleeba Bros . THE C^EAP DRAPERS SPECIAL SALE Which continues for a fortnight Bar...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
HIS SPECIALITY. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

• HIS SPECIALITY. Dumiey: "The lady-in the flat abovt is Jearning to olay tiie piano her hus- • ; bab<! U struggling with the "Violin, ] have a. daughtor. who if studying the .organ, and a boy who is learning' the banjo, and the servant'girl-—" "What are you learning?" interrupt ' ed the other. , "Oh I'm learning to get used to it. was Iho prompt reply.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
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