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TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 7 May 1914
TE?INNIS. ThIa Albert Park Prerbytecrln Tcnnll Olub visited Clyde on EI:ht Ilours Day, r.md played matchbe againot tLe local club. Mfixed )oublrs-L. W\'orrlll-Misi canetl, (A.P.) d A. Graham-lra \\lWright (,.) ;-1 i6 2; L. Fockrew-.MiS, McKay (A.LP.) d C. Croskel'.. Als Brunt (() , 6.1 6-2; 1. Gihbonu.. Mis Swcctlandil (..P'.) d T. Wlhite--.ra Withers ('.) S·.; 6 2 ; R. Rom ny-Mia: A'hr.n (A. '.) d L. Escott-Mrs Mclay (0.) 6 4 (.. GA nt'a Doubles--I, Gibson--L. Fo,'ew (A.l,) d . Gra.ham-.T. White (C) I I; 3; I. liamsay--L, I \or tall (A,P.) I L. Elcott--C. Cr(ocklll ( I.) ;-a 6-2. Ladies Do bles-1-- iisa McKay.-Miss 8weetland (A,P,) d .1rs Vithera.-M. s AtWight ('.) ( .A 6 2; Miss Biennet- liss Aoton (A\.P.) 4 Mlrs IrnMt--Mrs Mcliay (C.) 64 6.1. l'Aotali -Alert PItk-- lules , st . gatmes "S-; Clyde-cGames .
FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 7 May 1914
FOOTBALL, A largeo and rp.esent:tivne atteolanece ,f delatstei of he Bterwick Istricet Foothball Assnat itn nme, at the lordter Intel, lIerwick, to revise the ruohs of the tornstittioon. MIr. J. Warne, pireideonte', re:npi?sd th chai'. Come nocessary alter.tatios lina to ont ms'o on nccount of two iMew c!oh~ bcing in thLi y??a., but ho ruos w.:;e [font to b- so noarly pirfett as humsne'y p?tible. Tho in.n it eotoii:tieo, C nit.tij.t :o M?cr+si. liot ano t ,?'lt:ett (\It Ilords hting on. avCilaL.ly ahbct ), rrAnotl thC filowin?g permtts --ler.ictk-F. [itxter, it. Fipi., ti. l'bhadSn ; iakenhiam-t (irmite, H. 'Taylr ; ludnovtngm--\W \Vak~r, J. .a\k.r, E ie,. .. i'nntdy; Spr:oeolo. - P. Yooo.; ('cobr irc -J. GtiboiiI lMel!e, A. if:V. E. rloweo, i. Trevow?t, G. Trcvol'a; Nar-Nar-G3oon-L Chtalthl, P. Gleean, J. 1cCotrmck. The football season opened at Berwick with Ciayton ve~ass Berwick, The visitors were minos a full complemsnt of player, anld this robbsd the game of half its intereesr,...
So Did the Dog. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
So Did the Dog. The defentl:mn. who w'ts charge, da, with keeping at dtog ittout ai lice!se,. retleatelly tried to int,-"r ut t1' c1i delcl..thut was Ilullshed ;;e ch ttie by the court. .ina'lly the cerk t:ir:ted to ]1 p :] "Do you \wi'l Ithe collrt to uIln?l. stand lhalt vot refuse to renew yollr dog license?" "Yes, but----" "\WVe want lno 'buts.' You mllust re new your license or be tined. You know it expired on 1st January." "Yes: alld so 0did the tdog!" An amutsing story is told of a Do. "onshire man who invited a SocIalist t? viui c ht t Ut? ..?.~.,.....t . . ... . nIsll morl tor the etlltigers. As tlhey drove a:hott the tnon tolteh ed their llats :land thle boys .'ul girls "bobbed" and curtsied. Soon they) plased a Illnl ut?rclk:u hIls pipe, who toolk lo notleŽ of ti1 sqquire. "'Al!" said the Socistn*. "'Thal's thie sort of Illmal for I11e NI bowtgll and scrapiing." "'No." replied thle squire; "'ilthat's lthe village idiot." Amtd so he was.
One for the Butcher. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
One for the Butcher. A candidate at one of the recent by.-elections was subjected to much in terruptlon by a butcher. who enjoyed crnsiderable uotoriety as a "'heckler." The candidate bore the thing good huImnoredly for a time. but at last Ihe gave his questioner a hint that he was taking up valuable thne by -.k ing silly questions. This so enraiged the butcher that he shouted out: "If I had the candldate in my sau sage machine I'd make mnlllcenlcat of[ him." The candidate caluly retorted: "Is thy servant a dog that thou shouldst do this thing?" And nothing Iore was healrd of the butcher.
MARKET REPORTS & SALES Dandenong Market Tuesday, May 12. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
MARKET REPORTS & SALES Dandenong Market Tuesday, May 12. Adamson, Strettle & CG., Aler. Scott & Co and Joseph Clarke & Co. conjolotly report A smaller yarding than usual of milkers and spriogere, and tho usual supply of stores and fleshy cattle. Good milkers acarco and ins brisk demand. Some of the principal sales are as follows :-D. J. tlourke I at £tf do lid, G. Keys 2 to £10 17o GJ, N. Bowman 2 to £10 be, '0. lihields I at £0 1s, W. 51. Gardioer 5 to £50 1ls 3d, 1. Iasttrs 2 to £9 Is lid, F. lEinsiedel 4 to £0 12s 6l1, W. J. Ieys 2 to £9 10s, L. Kicheon 9 to £9 10t, T. Kirkhaom at £9 7s li, and drafts for various others from £7 to £9. Slsringora-SIcbtillou Bros. I at £9 Ida G0, J. U. Itope 3 to £9, Lean Corrigan 2 to £8 tUo lid, N. Bowman 0 to £7. Stores and fleshy cattle irs brisk demand at late rates. tigs-Blacon £3 to £3 18, heavy pies to £4 7s, porkers 8ls to d5s 01, seckers to 13s tid. Calves to Ode. tobert Guoo and Co. rnport-A smaller supply...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
PHIENIX ASSURANGE. CO. LTD. ESTD. 1782. WORKERS' COMPENSATION. FIRE. ACCIDENT. :LOSSES PAID EXCEED £9000,ooo000. LeosOs by BUSH FIRES and by LICHNIING Sr made good by this Conmpany. AGENTS WANTED. SlOTA 461 TO 471 BOURKE ST., OFFICE: MELBOURNE. DALCETY & CO LTO., ACENTS. POULTRY FOR EXPORT. All Classes wanted. We buy by live weight. Crates lent. No Commission or Cartage Charged. Chickens & Ducklings, 6d lb. Old Fowls from 2/- to 4/6 pair, any breeds. DAVID HYLAND & SONS, SENNITT'S FREEZING WORKS, MELBOURNE. FOR CII1LI~RhX T~ETHINc. hr hi nornlnr 11~N~)iS Sth 'Fl 1.\'(i PO'WIEIlS. Thy ii., ci'rtninr,.iiih pht~~. p'r.l I I i~t:aII2jhi. R l~TlNOT. (1 mist. G i1 A Xii. An Ultimatum. "My dear, I see you are having some clothes made for your poodle." "Yes." "'\Vell. I give you warninglil that 1 wonll't button any dogs down the back." MADE SNOWY.WHITE WITHOUT A ROB SIMPLY BY USING HJARTL IRROW MAGIC SOAP CLOSER SETTLEMENT FARM ALLOTMENTS Application is invited for F...
KOO-WEE-RUP SWAMP. Water Commissions Drainage Scheme. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
KOO-\VEE-RUP SWAMP. Water Oommissioos Drainage Scheme. We have received a letter from MIr. XV. S. Keast, M.L.A., Member for Dandenong, enclosing a copy of a letter from Mlr. Cattanach, acting clairtman of the \Vater Commission. Thle Cabinet has, MIr. Cattanach states, agreed titat as far as the works are concerned the proposals submit ted by the commission shall remain unaltered, with, of course, an under standing that other areas and ins provements may, from time to time, he included, provided that they are self-supporting. It has, however, directed (r) that the contribution of the State towards the cost of the whole scheme, which was originally tlxcd at [6937, shall be proportion ately increased to [i5,400; (2) that the rates to be levied on landowners shall not at any time exceed those tixed in the commission's scheme, namely, first division 2/ per acre, second division i/ per acre, and sjhouldhn an uditional e.Epcn a tre required for the scheme as sub mitted it shall be provided...
Poetic Justice. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
Poetic Justice. Little thilgs cain be very trying at times, especially when they happen to you. Mr. Fry thought something like this when, one wet morning, he could not find his umbrella. Like most married men, he believed in the max I, 2hviten it trouble blame your "I say, 2iary," he shottted, "twltat on earth has happened to my new num - brella? I brought it home hlst night, and now it's gone; and, of course, it's raining like mad!" "Why, it's hardly raining at all!" said alary. "Biut last night it was simply pouring 'henm tihe vicar left. and so I lent hinm your umnbrellh" "What a silly thiing to do! I shall nev4see it again now, so I may as well buy another to-day!" "How can you be so wicked, Perci' val?' As it the vicar would stoop to stealing your umbrella!" "Stoop to stealing it be hanged! I oorrowed it from him a couple of months ago!"
SCRAPS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
SCRAPS. Under an order of the Police De partment the horses are to be taken away from the constables at Ber wick and Pakenham, and bicycles substituted. In our opinion this is a retrograde movement. Fancy a constable dressed in the uniform of a mounted man scurrying over the country on a tin " gee-gee" looking for a criminal. There is a dignitied appearance about a uniform man, mounted on a gallant steed; but the same man huddled up on a bike would be neither useful or ornamen tal. Many of the roads in the dis tricts named above are unrideable dluring tihe winter months, and the police will not travel them, whereas on horsceack they can negotiate the bad ro:rlds with which the Shire of fBerwick is blessed. Why not allow the police to retain their horses and have bicycles as "accessories before the fact!" Mr Helhir, hon. secretary of the Berwick Football Club acknowledges the r.2ceipt of the following donations -Mr G. L. Wilson and Mr J. Triado, [m i/ each ; Mr WV. G. a'Beelelt, Mr W...
The Grateful Father. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
The Grateful Father. A young man, at the risk of his life, saved a beautiful girl from drowning. Her grateful father seized the rescuer of his daughter by the hand, and, in a voice trembling with emotion, said: "Noble youth, to you I am indebted for everything that makes life dear to me. Which reward will you take -flfty thousand pounds or the hand of my daughter?" "I'll take the daughter," replied the heroic rescuer, thinking thereby to get both the girl and the money. "You have well chosen," replied the grateful father. "I could not have given you the fifty thousand pounds just yet, anyhow, as I have not lail up that amount, being only a contri butor to the magazines; but my daughter is yours for life. Bless you, my children."
TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
TENNIS. The members of thle Five-Mile Tennis Club were greatly disappointed that the tennois club at Koc-wee-rup would not accept their challenge for Satunrday,.9th. Howevecr, they will be Journeying to Pakenhamuo ext Saturday, 16th inst. -0----- Victoria Buildings, at the corner of Swanston and Collins streets, Melbourne, has been sold to Mr W. S. Robinson, of Collins House, for f65,ooo,
FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
FOOTBALL, Frakenham v. Berick.-- Thlis game vas played at Pakenham las t Saturd ty before a large attodanee. Batlh teamr were well represented. The ground was in line order, and a fart, well contested game renulied. Some hliard brumps were given nld tLken, buot tihe game wae played (as is usaally the case wlen these teams meet) in a mont friendly spirit. The first quarter the locale had most of the game, but midsed Ceasy sbhots. Berwick got 3 behinds to 6 behlinds. The second quarter Iterwvick went of wilth a rushl, and got 2 goals: in a few minutes, P'akenham appearing to be a bit rattled. They, however, pulled themselves together, anoi got 2 goals 1 behind without BIrwick recoring forther. At half time the scores were h'aketham 2.7, Berwick 2.'1 Fast as thie gamre had beenr the pace iucreased from then on. BLerrick made ithe pace a cracker, and scored 2.:to 3 behindrs this quarter. Thie last quarter was nost exciting. Berwick ndded 2 behinds. Time after time Pakenhlam brought the ...
SPORTING. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
SPORTING. At the Mloonce Valley races on Saturday Mr John Turnbull won the tinal race tihe Keilor Ilhndicop, with hia ro!L Buirn nlio , fromo Mis Fobotolt and Culmo. Hle wrct out at 10 to 1, and just got humoo in time to win by a neck. 1ic is by 'Prutdent Kingo 'Avui:y, andll cost the Ollt?troolk (lut'tter :50 gns as a yearling, is first win was at the lintlratat Turf Club meeting a month ago. At the Valley ricos on S.atudlly, the Kougwak !q,!ro, Mr lack MrlKinnou, re ceived a FleCIIII li d advertiemtnt for hi, sted hlotse Westetley, vl,-t' WetIpott,who t0 t. otn of the big elostnut, won the Streeple thlne in co'ittci n style. Mr I'. T. lhoywood started Goll Brew, Alosa an I lIon Saolvo at ydnley Talttersalh' Meetino on Saturlday. and he won the Two year-old evenrt with tihe latter, lwho is goingr to i:ove a tinn horseo, in my oliniton, lIc covered the six furlongs in 1l4, wlich is excellent going considering that hie won com. tufortably. At the A1delide races on Saturday Adamll Ski...
PAKENHAM. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
F AKENHIAhM. The monthly cattle sale in the station yards was well attended last week, there was a good yarding, and almost total clcarane; yards will short ly be built. It will be necessary to alter the day, as the 11.20 a.m. down train does not run on Yelneesdays dnring the winter. The dry spell is causing some anxiety among the farmers. The waterholes are very low, and somO of the towns people are out of water. The reservoir from which the water is lumped into tho tank at the railway station for watering the engines is almost dry, and and too low to pump. As far as can he ascertained, this hsvacrgr,.lan convonieoe to the Railway Depart ment, this being the only watering station between Dandenong end WAr I uL~Ui d-Beated, and capable of carryiog sir. The cushions and seat backs are in American duck, Sarvan wheels, long-distanc0 axles, Bradley's patent shaft couplings. It Is very stylishly pante~d, and leekse "ju at the thing:"
ORANGE BLOSSOM. Snipe-Linsay. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
ORANGE BLOSSOM. Snipe-Linsay. A very pretty weddin was celabratcd on Wednesday, April 22, tho celebrants being Miss Bessio Linsay, youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs James Linsay, of "Atlhelstano," Hlealesviele, and Mr Saenuel Snipe, only ,on cf Mir John T. Snipe, J.P., and Mrs Snipe, of " Lie lea," Lyndhurst. 'rho cerceuony took plce at " Lawley," ConeaSt., Malvern, the residence of the bride's sister, tie Rev. Dr. Seymour, of Marrumbcona, tying the nuptial knot. The bride, weho looked very fascinating, was givep away by her fafher, and was daintily attired in embroidered ninon over silk, the veil being arrauged with a wreath of orange blossome, and cerried a choico bouquet of white aeztiss and roses. Tie bridesmnid was Miss Bossic Solpe, goened in emebroidered voils over silk, and carried a bouquet of pink rosesr 'I'leo bridegroom was supported by Mr Robert Linsay, as best maen. After tie crrmony, teo wedding breakfast was served in a large marquee on the lawvn, and after a sumeeptuo...
SPRINGVALE. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
SPRINGVALE. Mr. F. A. Meyer, secrotary to the recreation ground committee, has called a public meeting, to be held in Drennan's Hall, on Monday, May 8, at 8 p.m., to approve of site chosen by the committee appointed, and to ap point trustees for such site. It is suggested that if Mulgrave shire intends to build a new shire hall, it esould be on a site somewhere in close proximity to the Spriogvalo station, which would be convenient for oflinors, CO.tracCrCr, cOUOCncilors and ratopayers doing busoiness with the council. Several suitable sites are available. Failing that the shire hall should be on the mnain road, somewhere near O'Dneaa Hotel, which is within a handy dis. tance of Springyalo slation, and on a good metal road to Oakloigb.
THE CHRYSANTHEMUM FESTIVAL. [Newspaper Article] — Dandenong Advertiser and Cranbourne, Berwick and Oakleigh Advocate — 14 May 1914
TUE CIRYSANTUEMUNE FESTIVAL. The Flower Show in conecelion with St. James' Church is over for this year, and it really was s gay show. First of all we will coneidcr the lowe s. Certainly they were very good, especially thu geraniums and the chryannthemums. The clh-mpioiso was Pock e's Crimson, and Laly Hleo'eouu was a good runner-op. Miss Clark l.ad a h2oc show of rooes and gained champis' with a glorious goldon bloum. The lecorstije work wos reolly line. The decoratled tib..5 'ere very lnred to judge bteween. 1oth were decorated alith chrysouthemums nod outomn leaves. The children's corner was attractive, snd several prizes scre golned. 'rhe sloyd work table was a great attractioo, and it showed what can he done by the bays. The pro gramme during the afternoon sas exoellent. Fouqs were sung by Mtas (. IHemmlngs, hlios Caure, Mliss I. Ordish, not Mir Jack Keys, The evening programme was given by Mr lWitherspoon anit his party, and Miss F. Wink, man. M1c Leslie was the Iuomor ous ele...