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Marysville. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
Mlarysville. - Apicturesque postal township on the Stevenson River, 62 miles east of Mel hourne. [Hail direct to Healesville, thence daily coach, the road passing over the far famed Black Spur. The scenery at Marys ville is extremely pretty ; the Stevenson Falls are two miles distant, and " Tommy's Bend" and Cumberland Creek are near. It has two good hotels, state school, pdlice tation,'and twko stores. ::;The tdistrict-is purely grazing. Itis connected with Nar bethong and Healesville by telephone. M. Keppel, postmaster. Population, 80.
Buxton. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
Buxton. A . postal township on the Acheron River, 6g miles east of Melbourne. It has a large hlitel, stbre, and stateschool. The district is `pastoral and agricultural, with several good farms. A cross-country postal ser vice is maintained with Marysville and ieixauidra by way of Buxton tri-weekly. J. SherwilL postmaster. Population, 50.
(To the Editor of The Guardian.) [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
(To the Editor of The Guardian.)-: SSia,-I admire ~he respect foridecency -to say nothing of the convenience which our modest civic representatives, have shown by: causing the erectiru on our fast-improving recreation ground of build ings for the private convenience of both ladies and gentlemen ; - but when this in nate modesty is carried so far as- to have these places securely locked on occasions when their utility could be availed of it is wholly inexplicable. This was found to, be the case on Saturday afternoon last when a large number of people assembled to witness an important football match. There is surely some mistake, for what is the use of these buildings to the public if kept at all times under lock and key ? If our worthy city fathers would accept a hint in order to carry their respect for public decency a- step further, I would suggest that they should cause one of the corners of the present shed to be partitioned off as a dressing room, for it is anything but an edify...
Healesville Water Trust. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
Ilealesville Water Trust. Constituted 10th January, 1890. Corn prising portion of Healesville Shire. For supplying Healesville township and part of the parish of Gracedale. Population supplied, 700. Commissioners-All the members of the Shire Council. E. J. Hall, Chairman. E. H. Cameron, M.L.A., Government nomi nee. Secretary and collector--Chas. H. Alex ander. Treasurer--Jno. Cornish. The water rate is Is. in the £, based on the municipal valuation of property rated. If by measure, 9d. per 1000 gals.
(To the Editor of the Guardian.) [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
(To the Editor of the Guardian.) SntR,-A paragroph in your last issue makes reference to the Brass Band declin ing to take part in a certain series of enter tainments to be given for the benefit of various clubs, &c. As the paragraph ap pears open to misconstruction, kindly afford me space to give, publicity to the Band's position in the matter. In its present ridi mentary stage the Brass. Band is totally unfitted to make a public appearance, con sequently the committee do not feel justi fied in soliciting public patronage or ac cepting public subscription for which they can offer nothing in return. However, I have no hesitation in saying that when the band, which is now diligently practicing, has acquired sufficient proficiency to warrant a public performance, they, as a public insti tution, will gladly avail themselves of any benefits accruing from the patronage of a generous public. Thanking you in antici pation, I am, sir, yours, &c., PERCY A. BURT, Bandmaster. S...
Narbethong. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
I?Narbethong. A pretty postal.hamlet-situated at the foot of the Black Spur, on Fisher's Creek, 53 iniles east of Melbourne. Rail direct to Healesville, thence by coach 14 miles. It has a good hotel, and is connected with Healesville by telephone. Mrs. Williams, postmistress. Population, 20.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
SA PVULIC XEETING WILL be held- in Daly' Hall -.on SATURDAY (to-morrow) EVEN ING, at Half-past Eight, for the purpose of nominating additional Justices of the: Peace for the Healesville district. S. SLOSS, Convener. Tenders, A RE invited till Wednesday, 1st'Aug., ? for Erecting about 16 Chains Two rail Fence. Particulars, J. CORNISH. Tenders W ILL be received by the undersigned till Wednesday, 1kt August, for Leasing Paddock (Mrs Duddy's):containing 15 acres for 12 monthi. The land has a frontage to "Yarra Glen road and Watts River. G G. S. MAlTTHEWS. Tenders. - W ANTED party of 'experienced Axe men to CLEAR by contract a fewv acres forest land on, Wood's .Point:Road. Intending contractors can meet the under signed at Grand Hotel, Healesville, on Tuesday, 31st July, 3 p.m. . J. W. LINDT.: - Tenders. ' TENDERS will be received at the GUAR . AN office until 12 noon on Monday, 30th inst., for Erecting a Post, Rail, and 5 Wire FENCE on my selection at Badger Creek. Specifications may al...
YARRA GLEN v. HEALESVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
YARRA GLEN V. }IEALESVILLE. These teams met on the ground of the latter on Saturday afternoon last in the second round in the competition. Rain having fallen very hleavily during the forenoon, the ground was rendered extremely wet and slippy, but the rain kept off during the game. Mr. J. Har vie proved a thoroughly efficient central umpire, and kept the game lively. Mr. R. Wandin, sen., occupied his accustom ed place between the goal-posts for flealesville, Mr. J. Huhbbard acting in a similar capacity for Yarra Glen, while Messrs. A. Hart and J. Smith kept the time. The ball'heizig set in motion, was well' worked towards Healesville goal, where F. Strickland, Burnside, and Crowley as back players had the task of defending, Christie as sistiug in sending away across the ground, and from thence out of hounds near Yarra Glen's posts by 'Mitchell. Returned to centre and out on wing. Christie, playing well, marked to Wil son, who sent towards the Glen's end. Here Harvie placed, and made ...
LIST OF TROPHY MATCHES. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
LIST OF TIROPHY 1ATCHES. The following is a complete list of the matches to he played for the, Irvine Trophy. The matches will be playedl on the ground of the respective places marked thus () : July 7--Iealesville and Lilydale.° ,, 14--Healesville and Corarnderrk.o ,, 21-HIelesvilleo and Yarra Glen. ,, 28--Lilydale° and YTrra Glen. Aug.1 --Lilydale and Healesville.o ,, 18-Yarra Gleno and Coramndrrk. ,, 25-Yarra Gleon and Healesville.. :Sep. l-Coranderrk and lIealesvillh,.o . 1-Lilylale and Yarra Olen. 8--Cranderrk° and Yarra Glen. ,, 15-CoranderrkO and Lilydule.
CORRESPONDENCE. Correspondence on subjects of public and general interest, if guaranteed by the name and address of the writer (not necessarily for publication), will be freely inserted in this column, on the understanding that we do not identify ourselves with the opinions expressed by correspondents. We also hold the right of making any elimination we may see fit, especially when a nom-deplume is affixed. (To the Editor of The Guardian.) [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
CORRESPONDENCE. Correspondence on sulbjects. of public and : general interest, if guaranteed by the name and address of. the writer (not?necessarily for publication). will befreey iiserted in this column, .on the unlderstanding that we db not identifj.ourselves zoithtlie opinions expressed by. correspondents. We: also hold the right of making any elimination we may see fit, especially when a nom-de-, plume is afted. e (To the Editor of The Guardia.) SIR,-In :your last issue was' a-:letter signed. by a respected resident, criticising an. essay on " Chsracter" bv a member' of the.Literary and Debating Society. 1. I feel, as no doubt do others, grateful to the writer for the compliment he has paid to the Protestant clergy for doing their duty in trying to have Bible reading and reli gious instruction introduced. into state schools as part of the course. Tbh writer's tribute to the conscientious efforts of the clergy is gratifying and encouraging. But he has used an inaccurate phrase b ...
PASSING EVENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
PASSING EVENTS. (BY' CERBERUS.) The Government proposal to reduce the municiple subsidy by £100,000 is commendable no doubt as far as it goes; but why stop: at-: this I Why not abolish it altogether, excepting, perhaps, in the cases:of newly-fortmed shires? The, public are taxed all round to provide means for carrying. on. the government of .the country, and not a penny of. the general revenue should be given too local bodies simply' to help them to keep down-the rates. Landed property hassincreased considerably in value through the building of railways, the .owners' being greatly benefited in various ways byy the. accommodation. Under these circuinstances the very least that might be expected would be for them to make and keep in repair their roads at their- own cost without in any way encroaching on the funds of the State. " But I am afraid we are not likely to see; such an exhibition of self-reliance and patriotism n by our" local governing bodies for a while; at least, when we d...
THE GODS OF THE LABORING CLASSES. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
THE' GODS OF THE LABORINGG The foltioinig is the paper which wa read 4iy the Revi Mr. 'Williams at the meets?'g .? th'locai Literary and Debatiig Society held on Monday? 16th inset' Society in Australia apiart from any; fictitiousi or : constrained methods, divides itself into three great sections, known'to the observer as the ipper, the midile, `nd the workingg classes.. These again initheir' rotation part into subdivisions: The upper classes de tachedi by capital and lands; the middle.classes by profession and trade; the-working classes seperating as sheep from goats,--the laborers on the right hand, the idlers and vagrants onf the left. It is the laborers of the last order (the back-bone of our great national life), which 'I' purpose considering in ,this essay. ll riglht-thinking men haive long$ i cknowledged the fact that the.futtri liei:esin-their power.; hence, ' r = i , we, as one small part of the Australian com'munity, cannot ask too frequently or too circumspectly--What ar...
HEALESVILLE LITERARY AND DEBATING SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
HEALESVILLE LITERARY AND DEBATING 'SOCIETY': The meeting of the society on Mon day eveninig last was indeed a really pleasant and interesting one, the mimic Supreme ,Cort proceedings; being, ar .ranged and carried through` in a man ne'reaecting the greatest credit on all taking part in it. The room of the Mechanics' was filled to its utmost capacity with members and visitors, in cluded amongst whom were about thirty ladies: who appeared to take a great interest in and thoroughly enjoy the proceedings of the mock trial. A motion. by Mr. Burkby, seconded by Mr. Cornish, to initunc't the secre tary to request Mr.. Max Hirsch to. de liver a lecture in Haealeavilsle a ., an early date, was lost.. After Mr. Brennan had been elected a member, all. the ordin?ry business was postponed till next meeting.. . The "courb" was then, 'arrangyp preparatory to commencingg the serioues charge laid against G. S.. Matthews. "for that he did with felonious intent. forcibly break into and enter the-pre- ...
Local & General News. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
Local &:General News. Consideriýle' iterest wa manifes.ed: in an election which took place in St. John's School-room on Friday last. From the Anglican point of view Healesville is now a parAchial 'district, and the Church of England residents here are cunsequently entitled 'tb" two voices in eie inanagement of that por tion of the Anglican Church known as the diocese of Melbourne--one is the clergyman's, ;the' othei the lay repre sentative's.- .A mandate to elect hav ing been received from the bishop, two candidates were nominated, viz., Mr. J. Shaw and Mr. F. P. Strickland, sen. The election took place as referred to above, with' the result that Mr. Shaw was'elected as lay representative of the Healesville .district in the Melbourne Anglican Church Assembly. The lay representatives are elected at the gene ral elections for three years, but as the general election took place last year, Mir. Shaw's, term of office 'is for two years. In another portion of this issue Mr. Shaw r...
The Guardian. PUBLISHED FRIDAY MORNINGS. FRIDAY, JULY 27, 1894. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
PUBLIS ED FRIDAY ?ORNINGS. i • FRIDA Y, -JULY 7 1894. A MEETING of employers and employes, engaged in the tailoring trade, n?aa held ii Melbourne on Moniiday week tihe object being: to 'protest against ?the present excessive import uddties. levied uponi tweeds and wiorsted cloths, by Ghich. the enmployers.s ffered great:loss,I .whilst" serious hardship was inflicted upon the employ6s.: And certainly the facts and figures set forth by several of the' pePkers are worthy ,the iattention of all parties; no matter' whether they b-e ultra protectionists; free tradeirs; or thite still more- numerous 'class 'whose opiniops halt mid way Iet.e'en the two -xtremei Ig, the first. place what is .protection :_:The answer is that in this oloiv?yprtotection appears to& mean the ;Ij , :protection-we gmean protection as per to the existing tariff-of that paricular TI :industry or group of industriesinivhich th the advocates of the policy are most in deeply interested.' Protected at?these 7 po...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
FOURTH ANNUAL S T 00 - T A .NGI G Gash: Sale! For 30 Daysc CQMM1N C NCNG F~PIDAY, 6th JULY, 1894. Darbolrn 9rey E (e Drapers and General Storekeepers, . YARRA GLEN,' .Are Surprising 1veryone with their Ridiculously Low Prices for all CLOTHEhING. 300TS &I SEOES, -FOR QFE MONTH BEFORE STOCK TAKING.. c STOCE MUST BE REDUCE FOR CASH . Purchase Now and be Happy ! REAL CLEARING-OUT CASTe SAI KlI Our Sales Are Genuine ! A FEW SALE PRICES To Convince: Heavy Flannelettes, from 2s lld doz Grey Qalico, 2s lid per doz White Calico, useful, 3s 6d, 4s 6d doz Heavy UnbleachedTwill Sheeting, 8s lid per doz White Twill do., 72in., 10½d Striped Turkish Towels, 4s lid dos DRESSES AT COST !i Homespun, 3s lid per doz Heavy 'Melton Cloth, 5s lid doz Fancy Dresses, double width, 5s 6d, 6s ild.per dress i Women's Hose, 3d Girls' Ribbed Hose, 41d Ladies' Corsets, 2s 9d, good BLANKE TS REDUCED: 9/4 White Blankets, 8s. 6d. Large Double Size White Blankets, 12s lid, 16s lld peirpair Men's Shirts, Is 6d...
THE HEALESVILLE SHIRE DIRECTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
STHE HEALESVILLE SHIRE .DIRECTORY. ,?Counties --Angleey,.and.Evelyn.-, Parlhes--Burto. GlIen watts, Narhethong Se' eneonss,: and part of Gracedale aud Granton... .. a I; Prbvince-S-outlh-Eastern, Members'of~Council-? ons. Jas. Balfouir, r; ,Jas. Bnchanan, and F. S. Dobson, LL.D. 1 Electoral Distri?t-Evelyn. Division Healesville.. Member of Assembly-E. S e':' Camni'erobi. " . Electoral Distriet-Anglesey. Division Maryjsville. ' Melmber of Assembly-M. .e? K. M'Kenzie......
HERE IS A PUZZLE. [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
HERE IS A PUZZLE. A subscriber asks :-"I got ac quainted with a young widow, who li ved with her step-daughter in the saume house. I married. My father fell in love with the step daughter of my wife, and married her. My wife became the m!other-in-law and also the daughter ill-law of my own father. My wife's step-daughter is my step-mother, and I am the step-father of my mother-in law. My step-mother, who is step daughter of my wife, has a boy, he is the son of my father and step-mother; but because he is the son of any wife's step-daughter, so is my wife the grand mother of the little boy, and I am the grand-father of my step-brother. My wife has also a boy. My step-mother is also consequently step-sister of my boy, and .is also the grand-mother, be cause he is child of her step-son ; and umy father is the brother-in-law of my son. because he has got his step-sister for a wife. What then am 17"
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Healesville Guardian — 27 July 1894
Tke WO'N EiF~JL WATEi BURY. An Astoi.hing Modern Invention. The Watch for the People-a Marvel of Cheapoess Strength, Accuracy, and Elegance secured at Smail Cost. The "Timekeeper of the Day' defes Competition.' The sale of the celebrated Waterbury' Watches in Australasia has been of such a phenomenal character, and they have made' such a palpable hit among all classes of the community, that the Waterbury Watch Company has decided to extend its already large business thronghout these colonies. The testimony in favour of the Waterbury Watch, is simply Overwhelming and Unprecedented in the amnals of the trade. Thousands of Waterbury Watches have been sold in Australasia, and from every quarter come, unasked for, tributes to their excellence. The extraordinary popularity of the Waterbury. Watch is still further enhanced by the fact. that it can be repaired at a smaller cost than' any other watch. It should not be forgotten that the Waterbury was the first inexpensive Watch that could be...