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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 27 June 1914
Deaths. MOREY.—On 25th June, at his late &nbsp; residence, Weatherall road, Chelten- ham, John, relict of the late Eliza- beth Morey, aged 68 years. Rest, dear father, your toil is o'er, Your loving hands will toil no more. In Memoriam. CLEMENTS.--In sad and loving &nbsp; memory of my dear wife, Agnes, &nbsp; who departael this life on the &nbsp; 25th June, 1911. R.I.P. —Inserted by her loving husband &nbsp; &nbsp; and children, Bert, Norman and Marjorie.
Federal Association. SENIORS. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 27 June 1914
Federal Association. &nbsp; SENIORS. A record score for the Association was made last Saturday in the match between Heatherton and Cheltenham, played on the ground of the former club. The home team were kept on the defensive for practically all the match. The scores were - Cheltenham 37-31 (253) and Heatherton 0.1 (1). The previous best score was by Mid- dle Brighton, who against the same club kicked 30.31 (211) to nil. Middle Brighton journeyed to, Car- &nbsp; rum and tried several new players. A well contested game resulted, but the homesters were unable to make any headway against the svstem of the &nbsp; Brightonians. The scores were Mid- dle Brighton 10.12 (72), Carrum 4.9 (33). Black Rock haind .i eas iii ntuitil, expisne' of Iob;rabbifi I' rk; In ;the o(plninig stages of the :gauim it looke'e asnif good even play. would result-oti both sides. buit the' Park: boys,-,werai not playing together; aiid so spoiled ily oppludrtunitv .they:l hiad of pulling oi...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
Firstand Foremost. W. Robinson, Butcher, New St.. Brighton. 'Phone 245. Established 185 :IIUPOCH JStERVICES. Milcthdist. - New street -- 11, *:.ev Arth'ir 1'o'ell; 7, Mr.. F VW. .Bond. !lill street--ll, r. F . R lichards7,, r. J. parson. Were street-11, e iv. C. W. Atkinson, M.A.; 7, Mr. P. :F.. li.h:ris. Sandringham-11, Rev. ~. \dai:,n : 7, Rev. C. W. Atkinson, i.A. liamopton-l.11. Mr. P. W Bond l Aas. . \amon. Gardenvale--ll, Mr 1" . liearis: 7, 31r. J. MIellen. '. lethod;it.-3alc street---ll, Mr Wal-' :, er. . Vatsford. Bentlei1h 11, . '. .I. . Watsford; 7, Mr. Bec a d. t .,n-11, Mr. T. R., Marriott 7, Mr. Wood.. )!nrk I:ock Congregational.-11, Rev ,inald Turner. 7. Tlev. G. J. Wil p're! b , in --Cheltenham--11, Rev. . 11. lil ittt; 7, Mr. H. L. Brain. [:nton,:-ll. 31r. I1. L. Brain : 7, Rav J.1. 1i, I.?itt. S It. Mark'.--S, I.C.; 11. Vicar; . 7, Mr. "t. \. Wison. St. Ln:k 's.-l1, Mr. Wilson : 7, the (hurd ,[ l .ai-land.-Cheltenhamn--1l, II.'.. I'c. U. Crotty:.7. Mr. Cham :rlain....
MOORABBIN. WEST RIDING. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
M1OORABBIN; 11 r. 1'. G. Farrnit, of If a 'pit' l.1 ha definitely announced his iulentlion f LoSntnting the West iliditru +' +it" l FIttrrauit is treasiier of (It., Sant linglisin A.\.A., ad vita li '1 the Iliatiiiton Progress ts,(Winiioi" 'Fhileli'" writts.- I ha". thu cOulllll of the ·ti+ll ii+ti+ lae with more than1 ordinary inferef inrd ciii iiiiouniil tnht · i nttoiiiftt fre r r- h iut fur ahii sr doii a, conic illor [l Fr the NeZtl.L11'T I lihild ittve vuatitd for ,tgt t Aron.tt Iinte' mlatt to declare his ifun jttitutt tduiiu° T'he? policy of drift, andi 15n't, o 'tl t , thi rcd, has gone quito far tnlrt 11wa h ralup-yers must de pna change. The trouble seemns to Ie l11ost impossible to di?ig i.1 ew short years back we rr misir that after tlhe. steam ']i, as delivered the ratepayeirs r i have glood roads, with tho ~ ,r" utl alant good things. Will t','o ', "r Suplplyv the council: with. il nl :- ltow many ldays has the roller worked since its purchaso ? l i:lr '' speClit iI W...
CAULFIELD. SOUTH WARD. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
CAULFIELD. SOUTH WAlRD. ? The questionl of putting forward candidato to contest the ?iutlh \\ard seat in the Caulfield Council wa; nC " tioned at Tecsday's ileetiog of the Gardenvanle Proress .\?,ociation Reference was ma i by 'everal speakc ors to tile little attention that the Council were giving to the Ga(idenale end .of the Ward. and ales, the fact that when anllthilln w?n. ,,ruh'red it took a long while to get til l ork car ried out. Members considered that they had a local councillor they nold get their wants attended to better. IMr. W. Colliuson was aoedil to allo himself to be nominated, but he coal not see his way to accede to the rt quest. After fuirther discassion, it Ott agreed to presenit a reqlisitili to 3 r, W\. E. Cooper, who was a ca.lidte two years ago, to again stand ini th interests of tho Gardenale dlistrict Theo requisition will Io presentcd ne? wreek. and in the even?t of C1r. Coop agreeing to contest the seat all the nembers resolved to actively assist him in...
BRIGHTON. NORTH WARD. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
BRlIGHTON. .NOLRTHI WAIID. At the monthly, met.tiZ ,,i tlh Briiehtoit North Ward Acotiation ut WTcanesday the presidaet, Wr. .Ir-, .stated that they were nt ati-j;-1 with. their three representutive- it; Ie council,` for the ratep ,,l I13 I t been properly treated in thl mat:,rol the destructor. lrie hto, w tli to be proclaimlned a ity at no di - auft date, and it was i'--.nti,t- that they shouh.i lhave a n,-i hnt ,tnio to attend to the reIluiruJ.te a .,f ttb iia. , (lhear, hlar.) it ereat the ratclayers'were ,ut t. i , ot a it inconvenience if they u i-l,, to +ctd enginei?i . As they "etr,- i, -i i-!i' l wsitih thi couticillors thle immitt,.ia decided to run Mir. h'a-a r i, t sent, nldi it Ie.hocel then to eat their ihouhlers to the "h?ol t. . cun' hirsneturn. M1r. J. J. Pts ., \hoe ~ i- a>',oro! a good: reception. -sai thlt, itf hIta returned he wouli l,ie, nt, i turned to see that a - iu r thast n, money was expended locallt. After ie inc the way that council 'ort ut carried o...
Panama Canal Victims. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
Panama Canal Victims. Careful inquiry has been made con cerning the condition of the laborers on certain sections of the Panama Canal, which not only confirms the reports which have been previously published, but discloses the pitiable condition to which the people are reduced. At San Pablo, Tabernilla and Bohio some have died of: starvation, and their graves are now being pointed out to visitors. There are many more who will die from the same cause. lany men have been given ahalf day's , work for: a meal, and those who hiave -been employing them on their farms state that they will not longer continue such an arrangement, as their stock of provisions is almost exhausted. Others declare and confess that in order to get food they are compelled to go out at night and steal bananas and euchre, el though at the risk of being shot. The people haoe not the means of even paying their railroad fare to Colon, and several declared that if aid was not sent them soon they would hane to walk to C...
A Novel Yacht. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
A Novel Yacht. There is being built in a Brooklyn ship yard a steam yacht which has -an eight-inch brass-bound hole on each side of the keel and a three-quarter inch brass-bound hole where other steam ynchts have a propeller.. When com pleted, this novel yacht will ]iave a double piston pump, exerting a hy draulic pressure of 2,500 pounds to the square inch. This pump will draw water into the vessel through the side pipes and eject it through the stein pipe, so as to drive the yacht- eleven or twelve miles an hour. The niew yacht will be 110 feet long and 22 feet beam. She will have small engines and no wheel. The steering will be regulated' by, the jet of water from the stern pipe. IDr. Jackson, of Brooklyn, the projector of the new craft, formerly operated a little. launch on the. principles described above. He thinks his yacht now build inug will turn lharbor navigation topsy turvy, and has named it "The Revolu-, tion."-New York Timees:.
Our Band. WEEKLY ENTERTAINMENTS. ANOTHER RECORD ATTENDANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
'Our Band, WEEKLY ENTElIITAL\- 1?r ANOTHER RECORD A'IENDLC "Early Tea" in Brighton is fashion now on Saturdays, Oth ,r, we won't ,et a seat at the b concert. This is undoubtadlp the: now that the concerts arrang d the band committee have proved, an attraction to the citizens of a lli ton. Last week's programmne ,a that could be desiredl, sr a Douglas being in excellent voice the pictures were the best et n ed in Briehton. psta,. An "All Picture Night" is arra for this evening, when the rt feature. "Satan," will bscrt The other pictures will include pM H]ank's Sacrifice; The Girl and Outlw : The Girl Next Door. " Cupid Took in Washing: the' Iat Gazette; n-l many other comic scenic subjects will he sho«. , band's orchestra will render pepao, music; and the band will rive the. lection, "L'Trovatore." luring ti, evening. The band will d;lay at ij31 Brighton station at 7.30, and math to the Drill ]loom. On Wednesday, July 15, tha bl0 committee have arranl for a ster vocal and picture con...
Preacher and Showman. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
Preacher and Showman. Mr. Barnumnonce entered the Church . of the Messiah,'New York, of which the Rev. Bobert Collver is pastor, and" quietly took aback'seat. The preacher saw hnm and said, ain a loud voice: "I see P. T. Brnum in a back pew- in this church, and I invite him to come for ward and take a seat in my family pew. •Mr. Barnum always gives me a good. seat in his circus, and I want. to give him as good in my church." Mr. Bar nnm was rather surprised at this public invitation, but of course he accepted it,. History neverrepeats itaelfto thesti~ blingsg scboolboy. "? SoIiLAIR LIKE "IT,. "A writer in thie Other Monthly claims that womanshas entered every field of in dustry," said Quericus; "still we never see nor hear of worsen watchmakers." '"There are none," replied Cyniusis; 'probably -because so masny are engagsed in matchmaking which differs frmn tie other but in one letter, and is far .more pleasant and interesting to them."- [.Jewelers'.Circular. NO CHANOlIE. : , "Mother...
DINNA FORGET [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
1IJINA FORGET Colt & Co's. Building Sale Friday inext. Extensions and alterations at our Elsternwick shop,, with bricks and mortar cominig down, compel us to clear out the Elsternwick st,ck (in loth places) in the coming fortnight. Desperate Bargeins Friday next.-Advt Birthday greetings will re suilemen
AN INDIAN PARADISE. The Singular Town of Imphail in the Hill States of Manipur. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
AN INDIAN PARADISE. The Singular Town of Imphail in the Hill States of Mllanipur. Lying betwcon Assau and Burmah is the remote little hill State of Mlanipur, which has ,,b'ained some attention sine the lnexllation of uppor Burmah mailo the jt..tion of land routes between fengal and Bu?rmnh of hnport It has hIlely been visited by Indian uflicots, one of whom, writing on the thforests of the Sthle in Indian Forests, gives an ostraordiary ancoount of Im phail,'tlho capital. The town is situated in what appears a dense forest. "Neither spires nor chinuteys cut the blue sky, nor is smoke observed to escend from the sylvan scone of the cnp= ital. Nothing, in fa.t, bespeaksthe busy home of 80,000 to 40,000 people, and yet h'ddenanay among those trees is the palace of the rajah, and hard by are the houses of his favorates, cash family hay. ing a nlarge enuch sure around the home. stead. '"Imphail may thus b' desoribed as a city of villages, or, rather, suburban residen; es:;aruud the taleco...
The Southern Cross Let all the ends thou aim'st at be thy country's, thy God's, and truth's. SATURDAY, JULY 4, 1914. District News [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
Let all the ends thou aim'st at be thy country's, thy God's, and truth's. SATURDAY, JULY 4, 1914. District News BRIGHTON. Mr. J. B. Brigdenu has joined the staff of the "Southern Cross" as out side representative' in 'place of Mr. W. F. Newing. - At the last meeting of the Brighton Poultry Society, Mr. H. Nathan, who presided, congratulated the committee on the success that had attended their initial efforts in conducting what had proved to be the most successful dis play of poultry held in the suburbs. Heo mentioned that the S6ciety had a credit balance of £50, and it was de cided to vote an honorarium of £10 to the secretary, Mr. J. B. Brigden, who worked so enthusiastically in promot ing the Society. Mr. Brigden suitably responded. He mentioned that the system of judges' comument cards had created great interest, and considered it should be continued. It was re solved to arrange a course of lectures by experts. The society will endeavor to employ stipendaryU judges at future show...
The Clothing of Babies. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
The, Clothing of Babies. tAthough I own that children are now more sensibly'elothed thai was the case thirt yeara '?o, it is still conimmon to see an infant, who can take no exercise to warm hir?saf, wearing a low-neocked, short-secoved. ?ihortlcoated dress in the. coldeet -.eather. 'The two parts of the bo.}y--vizi, the r pper portion of the :chliest nti the lower portion of the ah. dostenw-- hiic it is most important to keep frorm ariatioins of temperature, are a e o.ed, mDd the child isrendered liable to &illa; ,in : lhs,'a d hing diseases on. the cte i.und; ,?an bswel complaiut dn tioe die,- W"hat litt-l there-is of the dreis is chieS, cbinpoer of open work and e:otrai?iryi-:re th ?:ithere -is about as m'.c ::v -o it in -, as in a wire sieve,. and ii 'i c*?. a nopnartaing such a ilress ar co; co t-ie .ia :ttion, ex?osing :a cruel le.soh:J '-?,sr and red leg.. I" dun ot n o otre n at ;; of-i pair of livid hlaoi.e ;, a?d c~adi mtoasls rather be-. hold them c.sr:ir:-sU Aoid...
FICTION OUTDONE. Reade's Description of an English Village Swept Away by Flood. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
. IITION OUTDONE. Zeado's Description of an Englisb Village Swept Away by Flood. Oharles Rleado, in one of the chapters of his novel, "Put Yourself in His Place," givesa graphicdescription of the bursting of a dam situated above an English village.- The dismay and terror of the villagers as they saw the immense sheet of water coming down toward them found a parallel in thelittlo Penn. sylvania town of Johnstown. The great novelist writes: "F'rmermer.nden was standing at the door of his house, and, in reply to liau some, told him he had just come down from the reservoir He had seen the crack and believed it to be a mere frost He apprehended no danger andhadsent his people to bed. .. lBy. and. by lansomo loolied up, and'observod a thin sheet of water beginning to stream over the the centrli of the emnbaukient anid trickle down; the quantitywas nothing; but it alarmed him. He thought it was better to give a false warning than with hold a true one; lie ran to his horse, jumped on him, g...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
-~ -&lt; P,' -- 'N. - &lt;>1 - .- - -- 2 - QUALITY Butcher K Morrison BAY ST. BRIGHTON, Bu c er: rr 1 of ' C/r Hampton St. Tel. 227 Brighton. Howard Weber, Painter, SPECIAL STOCK Paperhanger, EASONABLE PRCES. OF General Renova tor, WALL PAPERý . .- EPLNDU VAlI T decorator, IN ALWAyS ON HAND. andr ALL SUBURIS. Repairer. MILL STREET, BRIGHTON,) Gardeners I WATE.RTIGHTS and BLUCHERS. The Best in Quality means the Beat Wear and the. most Comfort. The Best is Always the Cheapest.' .J Ls _ f~s Rrnwan BOOT PALACE.- To~ose. CHARMAN TROAD, J: T. MATTHW CHELTENHAM Telephone 10, Cheltenham. KEEPS THE IBEST-CIVE Illt A TRY. To the General Public of Chdlitefham and District.-Two things worth Remembering-J. T. MIATT"HE'S 1.-Has an up-to-date Stock at your doors. 2.-Silful and: Tradesmanlike Repairing a Specialty with him.. Cerpenters, Builders & General Contractors. An Classes of Alterations Work Executed ANYTHING Additions ar?d In any Btate of the Sewerage Work Commonw...
Shutting His Eyes Caused Him is Fall. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
Shutting His Eyes Caused Him ye Fall. Joseph T. Francis, an elderly, beld headed man, stole a silver watch from a passer by in New York, and, when pursued, threw the watch into a sewer opening. A plea of insanity was set up and was tried before Judge Martine. Dr. Trussa, an examiner in lunacy, tes tified that Francis's memory was defect ive and his heart action weak. He had a delusion that he was undergoing im prisonment in Clinton prison, and that the keepers jeered at him through the bars of his cell door, especially at night when he wanted to sleep. An mlmis takable physical sign of the degenucra. tion of ihis nervous system was the fact that when he closed his'eyes he top pled over and fell. ."'Let us try the experiment now,"said Judge Martine. "Stand up, Francis. * Now close youni eyes." Francis rising from his seat did as hlie vwas bid. True to Dr. Trunax's opinioti, he wavered for an instant after his eves were closed, toppled over, and would have fallen forward had nota cour...
The Original Baseball. [Newspaper Article] — Brighton Southern Cross — 4 July 1914
The Original Baseball. The original baseball was made with a core of rubber strips rile ounce iti weight, wiap:petl with yarn and covored. This was found too lively, and s'a little sphere of moilded' rubber of the fiiest quality was sailstituted for It core. Thi troublo wltli a ball thus inaole uis that it cIld nov at all bI depienued upon'for nov gives deglre: of elasticity. No two halls in a birtel would be ju t alike in this resplct, however carefully they were consiructed, and each paurticular ball varied from day to day, according as tle ;et::ther was dry or damnp. It was neicessa"y t devi-e something bet ter, and the ideal thing was at length invented, in ?:i5, by a person ltnaed |tlllli, whlo u ler gt a cent for his patent. IThis altinoate devtiiilpUent of the Imaselal is the arti:le now in use everyw]:er, antl its chaircleristic ioint is that it has two coters, one inside the other anld Celsatlcd by windings of - yarn.--LPic:iayine. TIfEY DO NOT 'PEAI(i NOW. "WeII," said Cha...