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Market Lectures "THIS WOMAN THOU GAYEST ME." [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
Market Lectures ' THIS WOMAN THOU GAYEST ME." The largest gathering that lias a: "sembled at the Richmond Market since the inception of the present series ii Popular Sunday Afternoon Lectures was present last Suuday to bear Mrs. Lavender, M.A., deliver her addr-iss, entitled "The Woman Thou Uavo-t Me." Mrs. Lavender, who based ber remarks on Hall Caine's hook of the same name, pleaded for the economic freedom ulid independence of her sex, strongly condemning the practice' of some parents in practically selling their (laughters in the marriage mart for social position, a title, or monetary gain. The leeturess briefly sketched tbe plot of Hall Cable's novel, dealing with" old man O'Reilly, who, haviug maue a large sum of money through a lucky venture, desires to attain the entree to society, and for this purpose marries his? daughter, Mary, to youug Lord Kan, a moneyless profligate and wastrel, whose only qualification lis his title. Lord. Ran bears no love for Mary, but is L prepared...
Church-street Bridge. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
Church-street Bridge. Tiie state of CliurcU-street Bridge was brought before the Council by Cr. Bell, who said the coutinual patching of this bridge was costing Ittcbtnond aud Prahraa Councils a lot of money, without, in his opinion, much result. He moved that the Surveyor report ou the matter. Seconded by Cr. Glea dell and carried. Miscellaneous. The proposal to license a four roomed house as a private hospital caused some comment, and it was unanimously decided to refuse the ap plication. It was decided to invite applications for a typiste for the Town Clerk's office. ' Cr. . Davies directed attention of Surveyor to channel in Gipps-street. .. Cr. Morgan mentioned that the low height of washhouse chimneys was a source of danger, aud hoped the Build ing Committee would take this matter into consideration. Cr. O'Couut-'Ii directed attention to the bad state, of roadway near. tram terminus, and he. also pointed out tlio danger at this spot from passing motor traffic. At his suggestio...
Richmond City Council. MONDAY, JANUARY 19. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
- ,.?-? J&chmond City Coundl. \\. " . : MONDAY, JANUARY19. 'The following representatives were present. COUNCILLORS. G. C., Webber (Mayor) .H:Barcelo- ... ". G. .11. Adinans G. W. Kemp ? D; L-Daviea '...*; J'. T. Street..- . . . Wajid. Centre Centre Centre WfBt West West North North North South South South ) East | East East H.Bell ... '. -W.- Burgees ... J : ; W. Gleadell .G; Buachcroft . ' A.-Fear ... ..."' jG^O'Uonnell... . .''C. Morgan ... ;V.: , ' I Correspondence. The Richmond Pi-ogress Assoda.Uu.u.J forwarded .copies of resolutions ,euij bodying ' various- requirements in re gard to maintenance of streets, etc.- | To receive due consideration. ...Jibe Se.crtUiry State Schools* lixcur-j sion Committee (\V. J. Rofe) requested that 10th March, date of annual excur :-BioUi he. gazetted a public holiday,.as ;:.iill previous years.-Granted. - : A - request Iroin tli& Quarrymen' and I ; Carters' Ficnic Committee, that quar ryiiien and carters lu the employ of ' the C...
ROWING. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
R O W I N G. The following crews have liccu chosen- to compete nl Upper i'lim* lo-fl.aj£- . ' Maiden I'li'iv-\Y. Grey, (stioke).' "3. LtnUy (.bow). ... .. Junior Pyir-W;. M'Evoy (slvolic). ?1, Harton.Cbow), ' .Si'iijoi' :l'air-r..-Bouil »(f-trokl'), -J. Johnstone bow)/...... - t...Hi ificinl,:,Maiden 7 Kour-H. W:>nVey. , (sti-b'.ve), l>i Selle.-U/^J), p. II. McrrlckV Hftde (bo\r). ( V-'swaiUK-\V. ('. Wiilllio J'ml Au *oiu: . ' '
THE- LADIES. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
THE - LADIES. : The above clui) held their weekly .shoot on Wednesday at the miuiatur? jrifli; range, Church-street, Hleliuioiul, t&lt;>' slitiuf- forthe following prizes:-Cr. Webber's:,' Mr: Molyueux's, Or. At] uuuisY iiufl .Miss L. Clarke's, The 'following are thv. highest scores:-^ ;Miss Hunter.. .. ,, ,.... 10-7U Miss Rue ,, .. ..12-70 (iluph-HanuiVd .. .. . 4-r-OT. ;'.\Jni.-'l-jowe - 0-U'J Miss'A. ClarU'o.. ' - 2-03 ..ih'S;' Sadler.. '.. . ..... &lt;3^07 Miss L. Clarke".: .. .. ... - .. 'l-UT. jpss- Harris..'.. .... .... -1-00. '.Uls'sf-3aii|nvortli .. .. .. ... SnrCl* Mtss .Sehniff.lt .. ,. ,. ,. ., : "0=-.0.1 r -Jfiss Bflker Miss Ashton 8-r-GJ 4-at i.Mlss Hiiruurd 0:-13
Don't Eat Unless Hungry. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
Don't Eat Unless Hungry. ! JA ' prolific cause of chronic indi gestion.,. Buys Dr. Uutk-r. is: eating jrdiiu?habil,- and 'Simply because it is meal time, ami others are catnip. i'6 eat when not hungry is ; to eat without relish, afid food I:;kenwith 'oiit "felish is worse.-, thiin : wasted. Without relish the -salivary. - glands ilo not act,'* the stomach juices are hot secreted lreely, and the - best of foods will not be-digested. .Many, perfectly harmless 'dishes r are con demned severely for" no . other rea son than that th.ey were eaten per fiinctorily and without relish. Hun ger alies-the .plainest foods enjoy able."' If'-causes vigorous secretion and outpouring of all the digestive fluids,- without a plentiful supply of which 110 foods can be digested per fectly. ll^isting is one of the saving graces. It has a spiritual signi ficance only through its physiologic .importance. If "breakfast is n bore for luncheon a matter of indifference cut out one or both of them. Wait for c(i...
RICHMOND RIFLE CLUB No 312 [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
The Richmond Rifle Club held a .Club Competition at I'ort Melbourne Range on Saturday last- The con ditions were 11 shots at 800 yards, seores to count for the President's, Championship, and Campbell's Trophies. Scores: Name. H'cap. Total G. Bell ... ; ... 70. A. Tutt ... 5 ... 70 r W. T. Smith 3 ... 70 . TC. Clark-.,. 2 ... 70, G. Harrison 8 ... 70 (\ Kuster... lli . 70 J. Nicholg... .-.'3-' 69 J.. H. badier ?: I0:--T 69 ; S. Bell" "... 14 68 -- W. H. Smith 6 ... 67
LADIES' COLUMN. FOR BUSY HOUSEWIVES. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
LADIES' COLUMN. I FOR BUSY HOUSEWIVES. . When making brown bread as in a tabiospoonful of warm- trcaclc alter the yeast has risen. This will keep it moist l'or several clays. Cod liver oil, or cream for those witii whom the former does ? not agree, should lie . taken regularly during the winter months. lleat forming foods-' should, be taken, plenty of sugar, butter, and pota toes, but not-much meat. ^ '.'....Pack glass v-or. china, . if to travel ..far, in.straw .or > hay. -made slightly damp. This will- prevent the arti cles i'from slipping about. ? -Allow the1-, .largest-- .. and . -heaviest to be placed i at the bottom 01" the box or hamper. - Let there be plenty of straw, and. wrap each article sepa rately. ' -;It-is-not generally known that eu calyptus oil will remove grease, in cluding -machine oil, from any fab ric (110 matter bow delicate) with out injury in any kind. Dress-, makers should welcome this tip. as oil is*, often' spilt 011 a costume in the'making,'due to| bad...
RATE'S TO THE UNITED KINGDOM AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
HATE'S TO THE UNITICD KINGDOM AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES. > Lettersr-For every Vfcos. or un v:!.. . . der . . . . o i " Postcards-each ....... 0 \ Reply Post Cards--each ... . O . J . Newspapers-loss. . ? Additional '2am. Commercial Papers Jtozs., 3&d.; 6oib., 4^d.; lOozs., 5iL ; . 2028. to 61b*. . . Printed Papers, &lt; newspapers-^For or under, up to Olbs. . Patterns and Samples - For every 2oza. or under, up to 61b* ......... 0 I Registration Fee . O B Parcels Post, wholly by sea For each parcel of lib. «r oader 1 #
Schools and Citizens Excursion AT HAMPTON, MARCH 10th [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
Schopjs and Citizens . Excursion :AT HAMPTON, MARCH1 10th The Schools' and- Citizens'" Ex cursion Committee met in the Town Hall on Thursday evening;:' Mv E. J. Cotter, ML.A., .';o Mayor (Cr Webber, M.L.A.), Cr Bell, Major iRobin (treasurer), Mr R6fe:(secre taVy). "Mr Busch (asst. secretary), and Mr J. Rr Green reported on .vaaious matters that 1 had been attended to since last , meeting regarding train arrangements, etc. Farther visits are to be paid during the coming week to Hampton to complete arrangements. The com mittee are . getting early to work this, year, and hope to have the cordial assistance of teachers, parents, and citizens generally to make the -1914 Excursion more suecessful than previous ones. The ; SehoolB will re-open on Tuesday, and the teachers being Chen back from their: Xmas holidays, will be able, to assist. The next meeting will beVfiekl at the Town Hall on Thursday, February 5th, at 8 p m. A Picture Night and Entertain ment, in.aid of the funds will be held...
Why the Beavers Dam the Stream. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
; Why thevBeavers' Dam thfe I Stream, : 1 Many foolish tales are told. of. the beaver, and the only excuse for them is that-he really -is ~ so .extra ordinary,: that oue-'canr .believe al-. most .anything."'of "him. Like most oi *lus lamily . he. is shv, and. .resents beinir ? watched, so "iliat - wlfat the, casual observers had to go oil' was generally the completed work oi the beavers in the lorm- of a beautitully constructed : dam. and the dead-body oi one 01 the workers. - . - . .More^ trustworthy ? methods"nhave resulted in- a better understanding oi the beaver and his- work, though there1 is -still much one would like .tocknow.- . bo ;iar - as: the closest ob server can judge,, .the beavers' ,dam. is solely constructed-- in -order*- to keep up :the. supply ? ol .water upon :which this rodent-he has been called a huge water . sqmrrol-depeads lor -safety.; ITe;pins_.lus laith to.a.moat ;cd- grange,- and ho sets-.to &lt;.\vprk'-> ac-.&lt; cordingly. . &...
PARCELS POST WITHIN VICTORIA. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
PARCELS P0S1 WITHIN VIC TORIA. - Limit weight, 111b. Limit of size, I 8ft 6in. in length, or lift la girth and length combined. . Postage (to be pre-1 paid by stamps)-lib. or under, (kLj each extra lb., 3d. The stamp to be ' affixed to an adhesive label, to be ob tainable at any post office, which label will be attached to the parcel by th« postal receiving officer after he has ascertained the weight No parcel will be accepted unless tally prepaid.
Druids Easter Bazaar. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
Druids EasterBazaar. _,A meetmg of ladieB, convened by the Acting Mayoress (Miss Webber) ?was held in the Mayor's Boom at the Tcrwn Hall on Thursday night to consider the question of organis ing a Richmond Stall at the forth coming Annual Druids Easter Bazaar,- the proceeds of which this year will be devoted- towards, the funds of the Austin Hospital and Free Kindergartens. The meeting, which is said to be the largest held in Richmond for many years for thie purpose unanimously carried the fol owing resolution, on the motion of Mrs Forbes and Miss D'Arcy : " That it is desirable for the ladies of Richmond to co operate with the Druids and organise and equip a Richmond. Stall at the. Easter Fair to be held in the Melbourne-Exhi bition to assist in raising funds for the Austin Hospital and Free Kindergartens." Messrs Turner (secretary Austin Hospital) McBean (President), and Koyd*(Past Presi dent of the Druids) briefly ad dressed tbe meeting The following office-bearers were elected-P...
RATES OF COMMISSION. Money Orders Payable in the Commonwealth. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
RATES OF COMMISSION. V Money Orders Payable In the Common wealth. Any aiim not ever £6, 6&lt;L; oyer £6, bat not over £10, Is.; over £10, bat not over £15, la. 6&lt;L; over £lf>, but not over £20, 2a. Money Orders by Telegraph. To New South Wales, Queensland, ,South Australia, Tasmania, and Perth (Western Australia)-Charge for a 'message In addition to above rates. I
Fruiterers' Picnic. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
Fruiterers' Picnic, The Annual Picnic of the Mel-, bourne and Suburban Retail Fi »i; tcrer?* Association -will be held at Qiieenfidiff on Wednesday.- 4th Febrxiary, per .p ,s. Weeroona,-whieh: leaves Port Melbourne Pier at$ am. Early application; should bef made for tickets-Adults, 2s 6d ; childrc-n under'10, Is 3d. Kx-Cv, Groom if? again carrying out -the secretarial duties - "LINSEED COMPOUND," Tn 1 Mark of Kay's Compound Essenco L'nseed for Coughs and Colds, .
WITH THE ROYAL NAVY IN CHINESE WATERS. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
WITH THE ROYAL NAVY IN . CHINESE WATEIiS. " " When visiting the Mcn-ici\n oi Tien Pach, he with, his blue button robes and attendants,' I with; o-r paymaster, gunner, and a'guard o' ten marines and a sergeant, tea was offered to us and accepted as a mat ter of course. Then in an accjss of politeness, the attendant projeded with the tea to the guard, stiffly drawn up in the courtyard, the men with rifles shouldered.. " The sergeant looked round dis tractedly for guidance, he had no precedent for a: tea-paTty on duty. The men stared with cool contempt at the spoonful' of acid tea. Fearing lest a refusal migh^.jbe an offence, I hastily said " Sergeant, let the men take it.' He looked at me for an instant with a long, horrified look of remonstrance ; then, stepping to the front, as if drilling, he gave the word : ' Order arms ! Ground arms! Take the cups ! Drink the tea !' Like Wordsworth's ' forty feeding like one ' they grasped their cups, and with a single gesture emptied the content...
National Picture Theatre. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
' National Picture Theatre. ; The program for Monday. Tues day and Wednesday, -evenings tit' the National Theatre will.include Electric Bell Solo; Australian" Gazette, " topical; 'A .Motor Tycle' Elopement, comic An Electrician's* Hazard, drama; His Sister's.Kids-,? comedy;- bloomer's Accident,' comic ; Who Will "Marry Mary (A Proposal ..from nobody) drama; I Riley's.Decoy,-Gomic r Breed of the j North,.: txvo: reel -drama ; A Good Sport, two " reel -comedy); New Singing Pictures." , On Thursday the programme will, be changed, when - the latest Sing ing Pictures will be shown, al'so. Electric Bell Solos, and two special star dramas, viz ...The- Pirates," two rfeels ;'ahcl The Cave'Men's: War, Hvor reels Special-Matinee on iVtori ,d»y next at 2.3CL . . . Mr" T Hedges, senr., recently returned from a trip to WeBt ^'Australia'. Although, -somewhat improved in health the doctors re commefid a sea trip to thoroughly brace the old gentleman up. and he is now on . his way to the Old Countr...
CHAPTER VI. GUY'S PLAN. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 24 January 1914
CHAPTER VI. GUY'S PLAN. Guy knew his mother better than Bhe knew him, and that knowledge told him that she would never yield her position as long as there was any hope that he would yield his. And he felt that she misjudged him so much that she would not be con vinced that he was in earnest until he had put it out of the reach of doubt. But how was that to be accom plished ? He had already told his mother, as emphatically as possible, that he would marry Violet in spite of her opposition-in spite of her threat to disinherit him, and still he knew that she believed he would fin ally yield. The thought of disinheritance brought a faint smile to his face as be recalled it. It was his mother's last card, and the manner in which she had played it was evidence that she considered it a strong one. How strange it seemed to him that his mother could think for a moment that money could have any weight in the balance against the love of such a girl as Violet Lisle ! Lady Darlington's fortune i...