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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 24 April 1909
For Season's Trade C. DALlMAN, FranItton BODnT ITnEP, Is prepared to Fill All Seasonable Requirements. Every Customer Well Served. PRICESRIGHT. GOOD GOODS WANMD SHOES, ROPE SANDALS, " For the Beach. LADIfES AND GENTS.' TGHT BOOTS & SHOES In Splendid Assortment. REPAIRS NEAtLY EXECUTED BOOTS and SHOES MADE to ORDER, ,Moderate Terms. BAY.ST.,:FRANKSTON. T. RITCHIE AND CO. FRANKSTON: iChaff and Grain Store. All kinds of Producel n Stock.; A. GOXALL, - Butcher, - Bay-street, Frankston, Families Waited on for Orders.......... Prime Meat Only Kept. .................. Small Goods of Every Description Fresh Daily. Rides-and Skins Bought............... - ``"° l""head ache, Indigestion, Constipation and- Biliousness. 0--- The immense number of orders for Frootoids, sent by post direct to tie Pro p:ictor, is convincing proof that the Public appreciate their splendid curing pv.ecr over the above-named complaints. Frootoids are elegant in appearance and pleasant to take; they are immense...
LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 24 April 1909
S:.LOCAL AND;GIENERAL.. ApVERTISEIts and correspondents are reminded that all communications in tended for insertion in the STANDARD should reach the office not later than by Friday morning's-letter delivery at Frank ston. ATTENTION is directed to the business notice in this issue of -Messrs Railton Bros , seed merchants. As will be seen by an advertisement in another column, a Bruce Auction of fruit, vegetables, etc., will be held in the St. Paul's School room, Frankston, on Mon day, 26th inst. TuE many friends of M-r W. H. Irvine will be pleased to hear that he will again contest Flinders at the next election. A rumour circulated that he intends to re tire is entirely withodt foundation. WE are pleased to learn that Mrs Harris, of the Esplanade, Mornington, who dislocated her shoulder by slipping on the pavement at her residence, is pro gressing favorably under thbe treatment of Dr. Somers. ON account of the, date originally ad vertised for the sale at Somerville in the late WV. A...
Press Recognition. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 24 April 1909
Press Recognition IN last week's STANDARD we published a letter which disclosed a circumstance unique in itself, and never before met with in our long experience of journal: ism. With every right-thinking pub lic inan or body, the Pressman is ap preciated in his peculiarly delicate and onerous position as the "via media " between the various sectiots of social life. As a rule, the more progressive and alert the community, the more considerate and ready is the helpingi hand held out to the local paper, :when it is seen to be honestly striviun to do its duty to the public. We have met with proofs of this, and know the stimulus and aid it is to the journalist when he sees his efforts backed up, and his hands strengthened, by a generous recognition. But it is really new to learn of anyone so sympathetic with a Pressman's drudgery, as to resign his seat on a pub'ie body be cause the local paper did not receive due and adequate recognition. A correspondent informs us and the public that t...
CHILDREN'S COURT. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 24 April 1909
CHILDREN S COURT. A lad from the Ragged Boy's Home was charged with stealing 5d from the shop of Mr Petrie, confectioner, Frankston. The boy was given a good name by the matron of the home, and was discharged by the Bench with a caution. A boy from Fitzroy was proceeded against for indecent behaviour at Frankston. He was in bathing with two other fellows, and the constable stated they were stark naked and run- ning about in close proximity to the pier. The Bench ordered the boy to put 2/6 in the poor box. BATHERS IN TROUBLE. Constable Reynolds, on duty at Frankston on 27th March, charged J. Prendergast and S. Knights with be- having in an indecent manner, on the above date at Frankston. Constable 1 -r.- enson- sa~ --there -'soro- a - great oer of people about at the time, there being a picnic (McRobertson's) that day. There had been numerous similar cases of late, and it was an offence that required dealing with stringently. Young fellows came from town, and thought they could behav...
Newspaper Law. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
Newspaper Law. Subiscribers who do pres :'otice to the contrary- are considered a? wishing to Co Traus their. subscriptions. 2. If Subscribeis order the discontin uance of their periodicals, the publisher may continue to send them until ARREARS are paid. 3. If subscribers refuse or neglect to take.periodicals from the office to which they are directed, they are L'ESPONSIBLE until they have sett'ed their bills, and ordered the periodicals ,o be discontinued. 4. If subscribers remove to other places without informingu the publishers, and the papers are sent-to their former direction, the subscribers are responsible? 5, If subscribers pay in advance for a periodical, they are bound to give NOTICE to the publisher, at the end - of the time, that they do not wish to con tinue taking it, otherwise the publiiher is authorised to send on; and the - tbrcri-. bher will be responsible unless an express note, and payment of arrears.
DROMANA v. MORNINGTON. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
DROMANA' v. MORNINGTON. :The above teams played. their first match of the season at Dromana on Saturday last,, in tlhepresence.of a fair number of spectators. The visitors arrived somewhat shorthanded, and were obliged to play a couple of local substltutes. Dromana also had some difficulty in getting- a full, team to gether, and played two men short during the first half. N. M'Arthur captained the visitors and E. Rudduck the locals. In the first half the game was very evenly contested, Mornington being the fir-t to score a sixer, cleverly booted by N. M'Arthur. Dronmana had several scoring shot%, but their kicking for goal was somewhat erratic, only behinds resulting. At half-time the scores were-Monington, 1-1 ; Dromana, 7 behinds. In the last half the home team had much the best of the play, and kicked 7-8 to 1-3, the final scores being Dromana ... 7-15 (57 points). Morni~nington 2-5 (16 points). The goal-kickers for Dronmana were J. M'Lear 2, F. M'Donald 2, J. Wil son, J. Murphy,...
FRANKSTON JUNIORS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
FRANKSTON JUNIORS., At a meeting held- at Mr J. ". Marsh's shop on Saturday, a junior football club was formed at Frankston. L. Williams was elected hon. secretary and trea'urer, and other offices were filled as follows :-Committee, R. Foster, A. B],]ger, R. Cummias, antd captain; cap L i , - .Bemp ;,?vice cap?-inWR. Cummins. : All mcmlier? are to pay their subscriptions before the first match A vote of thanks was accorded Mr Marsh for the use bf- the room for the meeting. The following team will represent the club against the Mornington juniors on Saturday: Kemp, Cummins. Bolger, IReffernan, Reynolds, Gabriel (2). Williams, Kerr, Foster, O'Neill (2), Daniels (2), Bethune, Petrie, Dent. Emergencies --=W. Nicholls, R. Green, C. Byles, WV. Green.
FEDERAL ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
FEDERAL ASSOCIATION. All matches to be played on the ground of the first-named club. MAY 1sT. Mornialloe v iMoorabbin Glen Huntly v Cheltenham Ellendale v Frankston Mentone a bye MAY STi. Cheltenham v 2Mentone Frankston v .M ordialloc ,Moorabbin v Ellendale Glen Huntly a bTe. 3LAY 15TI[. 3Mordialloe v Glen Huntly Ellendale v Cheltenham Mentone v Moorabbin Frankston a bye. MAY 229n. Glen Huntly v Ellendale Cheltenhanm v Frankston MZentone v Mordialloc MIoorabbin a bve. MAY 29ru Mloorabbin v Glen IHuntly Frankston v Mentone Mlordialloc v Ellendale. Cheltenham a live.
FEDERAL ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
FEDERAL ASSOCIATION. A meeting of thie above was held at Mentone on Tuesday night.' In con nection with the registration of players, a great deal of discussion took place over d1ordialloc's proposal to register Balfe Bros. tlate of Bruns wick team), and on the names being refused, the Mlordialloc delegate ten dered his club's resignation. The feeling being against losing Mordialloc, the Ellindale delegate gave notice of motion that two League or Association players be allowed to be registered by each club, .provided they can obtain was then withdrawn. Messrs Barter. Adeney, Hext, dhilley, and Stewart were-appoinlted umpires. St. Albans, an Elsternwick team, applied for ad mission to the aaociation, and as there was a bye each Saturday, it was de cided to alttit the club, on the under standing that in its matches against Mentone, Mordialloc, and Frankston, those fixtures -hould take place on grounds at places on the Frankston line.
LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
LOCAL AND GENERAL. ADVERTISEnS and correspondents are reminded that all communications in tended for insertion in the STANDARD should reach the office not later than by Fridlay morning's letter delivery at Frank ston. NINETY-TWO points -of rain fell at Frankston on Thursday night, making a total of 3.28 for the month of April. FOOTBALL items, and other matter will be fou id on ou frth ge. S a Il reports, etc.; ~etiiveZl toio lateo for .is issue. TIlE annual meeting of the Frankston tennis club will be held next Saturday evening in the Mechanics' Institute. TILE transferOf MrBrown as station master from Frankston to Creswick, has been cancelled. TIlE annual M.U.I.O.O.F. ball at Somerville has been fixed, as per adver tisement, for Friday night, June 10th. ATTENTION is directed to the adver tisementin this issue of Alfred Ashmore, of 138 Elizabeth St., Melbourne. Mr Ashmore is a general engraver, jeweller, etc., and can be highly recommended. Trophies and medals are made a special fea...
OPENING OF THE SEASON. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
OPENING OF THE SEASON. King football commences for the sea son in real earneit to-day (Saturday), when the League matches open in Melbourne. Locally, the Federal Association also starts its series of matches amongst, the clubs on the Caulfield to Frankston line. The latter team's first proposition is against Ellendale,-reported as one of the best in the competition. It is most likely that the Peninsula Association games will start from Saturday next, and a good season's play may confi dently be anticipated. Last Saturday Frankston played their preliminary match against the Railways, and shWped very promis ingly, winning easily by over 50 points. With a little judicious coaching a good 18 can be put afield, which will take a deal, of beating. Those of last year's omen who played shaped very well, notably Jack Box, 0 Pettit, Kennedy, Gregory, and Aitken. Thu two for mier were in splendid form, while Gregory's work in the ruck was notic able for dash and v-gor and long skimming kicks. ...
Our Letter Box. We do not necessarily identify ourselves with the opinions expressed by correspondents) PRESS RECOGNITION. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STANDARD. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
Our -Letter Box. -We do set neces.arily e deatfy oura -.s.s with the opinions expressed S·y corr spondents) 'PRESS RECOGNITION. TO THE EDITOR OF. THE STANDARD. Sir,-It was with intense surprise and astonishment 'that we read your article on " Press -Recognition." and the Langwarrin Progress Association, in-thelast issub of the STas.sln. Our Association does not, and never has, sent any printing jobs to the city; ever since the Association came into existence. THE STANDARD has had all our printing and advertising. We have always found their work good, and prices satisfactory, and as long as they treat us as they have done, they will continue to receive all our print ing and support. We stand for the progress and advancement of the dis trict, andwequite agree with all you say that the -local paper should be sup ported to the fullest extent by all pub lic bodies, and all who have the interest of the district at heart; for we recog nise that'a local newspaper is a very .important factor...
HASTINGS. (Copies of the [?]TANDARD can be obtained from Mr S. Orsine.) [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
HASTINGS. - (Copies of the - TAD&RD can be obtjined from Mr S. Orsine.) A most successful concert and ball was held in the Mechanics' hall on Friday in Easter week. The hall was well filled, and from a financial point of view, the concert was in every way satisfactory. The chair was taken by Cr D. kluckley, and great praise is due to the efforts of the secretary, Mr P. Ryan, and committee. The songs were considerably above the average, and so numerous were the contributions and so hearty the applause, that on several occasion the encores had to be sup pressed. The biograph show contri buted to the evening's .amusement. At 11 o'clock the hall was cleared, and dancing commenced, with over 40 couples, to the music of Mr Carey, directed by JMr Slater, who undertook the duties of M.(!. The feminine beauties of the surrounding neighbour hood were conspicious, in this instance, by their presence, and there were many pretty costumes worn by the fair ddbutantes. Dancing was continued...
SOMERVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
SOMERVILLE. On Saturday evening at the Social club meeting, an old friend in MIr D. M3. Bett, was presented with a purse of sovereigns by Dr. Griffeths, on be half of the tesidents of Somerville and su. rounding districts. Or G. G. Cole was in the" chair, and made a neat and feeling speech in bidding adieu. Messrs G. Griffeth and J. E. Taylor abot ir o, in a few earnest words, thanked all his friends for their kindness. Supper was provided by the ladies. Mr John Scott has cut up a 126 acre paddock on the Mornington road opposite the blue gums, into 20 acre blocks ant intends selling it at reason ahle prizes. This is an excellent move rf Mr Scott's, and might well be followed by some of the other big land holers here. AMr S. S. Gault has the disposing of the property in his hands. The annual harvest festival was celebra'ed in the Anglican church, Somervile, on Sunday morning and evening, the services bvino conducted by the Rev. Mr Morehouse, of Chel tenham. The choir rendered two ani...
FRANKSTON YOUNG RESIDENT'S DEATH. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
FRANKSTON YOUNG RESI DENT'S PEATH. The death occurredat the Melbourny Hospital on Monday last of .Perce Twining, a young fellow who was well known in Frankston, where he bad resided all .his life. He was striken with typhoid, and had, after about a month's treatment, apparently improved towards recovery, but he took a relapse, - and died- as stated. The young man, who was only, 28, was a member-of a-respected family, with whom much sympathy is ex pressed. The funeral was largely at tended, and on arrival of the train at Frankston on Tuesday afternoon, the coffin was borne to'the hearse'by. the uniforied members of the Frankston Fire Brigade (with which.body. de ceased was, actively- connected)); whi then mairohd ini froitof the-coi?ge.t~i the local cemetery,, a where, the pall bearers were again deceased's late com rades. The Rev. e . Wallace con ducted the graveside services, and re ferred in pathetic terms to the sad circumstances which brought the large attendance of mourners aro...
MR H. STARLING. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
MIR H. STARLING. (BY W. J. HILL J.P.) On the morning'of Monday, April 26th, at the Rye post office, Mr H. Starling was found to have passed away. Some two or three weeks ago he was confined to his bed with a severe attack of influenza,. and had about recovered when an affection of the heart and resultant dropsy again prostrated him After careful treat ment he managed to pull around somewhat, and attend to his office business, being in evidence on Satur day last with his usual courteous at tention. On Saturday he appeared to enquirers to be much about the same. Monday morning, however, found him passed away-to all appearances peace ful'y as if in sleep. Dr Boughton, of Sorrento, had been attending deceased for the past month, and subsequently gave a certificate of death from heart failure and dropsy. Mr Starling was born in the parish of Wickhambrook, county of Suffolk, England, and stated a few days ago he was in his 63rd year. His father was a surgeon in the Navy, and had two medal...
Rifle Shooting. MELBOURNE GRAMMAR SCHOOL v. FRANKSTON. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
Rifle Shooting. MELBOURNE GRAMMAR SCHOOL v. FRANKSTON. The above match was shot off on the Frankston range on Saturday, when after an excellent day's shooting, the visitors proved the winners by the narrow majority of 6 points. The Grammar School team are a remark. ably good lot of young marksmen, and put up a splendid performance in averaging 64, the top-scorer being 67. They were in charge of Lieut Wallace, who must be complimented on the smart, gentlemanly, and competent manner in which the young marksmen acquitted themselves both on and off the range. For Frankston R. Lloyd put up the best performance, and was top-scorer of the day, with 68, securing the possible at 400 yards, another Langwarrinite in W. Oates coming next, with 66. The scores were as follows : rRANK5TON. S : Total . R. Lloyd .. ... ... 6 .W. Oates . ... 66 Cooper ... ... ... 65 C. Willox... ... ... 65 P.Leitch ... ... ... 63 J.Lynch. ........ 63 S. Corlett... ... ... 62 G. Denyer 62_ C. Dalman .. ... 57 Total .....
MOOROODUC. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 1 May 1909
UIOHROODUG. During the week the weather has been very rough and cold, with heavy showers of rain. The ground is re ceiving a good soaking, but so far the moisture has not penetrated deeper than five or six inches; after that it is very uneven for ploughing, alternating from hard to soft, which makes this operation very tedious, but notwith standing these obstacles several -large fields have been turned over and are only waiting suitable weather for drilling the seed in, and here we notice that the improved method is gaining favor over the old-time way of hand sowing. The -good example of farming with last season's excellent results of oats and wheat grown by the late ow'ner of " Annesleigh" has con siderably advanced the practice this year of using machinery to save seed, manure, and labor. The milk supply has decreased, owing to the cold weather. The price for cream has also been low for this time of year, but from now on there is every prospect of an increased price and larger sup...