ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Weekly News Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 10,056 items from Weekly News, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
10,056 results
SUNSHINE NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

SUNSHINE NEWS At the monthly meeting of the Sunshine Progress Association on Monday evening last, Mr George McKay moved that as there was not time to arrange a send-off to the 17 Sunshine volunteers who were leaving with the first contin gent, a wrist watch should be sent to each of them, together with a letter wishirg them a safe return. The motion was carried, and it was decided that the watches should be sent through the Committee of the Sunshine Patriotic' Fund. This was done on Wednesday, Mr Geo. M'Kay having kindly undertaken to procure them and see that they were sent. The local branches of the A.N.A. and Rechabite lodges have both promised a guinea and donations to help defray the cost will J)e_erladlv,_received^by. either "of the" secretaries of" the" Progress Association or the Mechanics' In stitute. A special service will be held in the Mechanics ' Institute by the Sunshine Masonic I<odgeT on Sun day afternoon next, September 13 when a collection will be taken ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

MtOKBSSIOKAI. Notice it herefcj given that Mr Williain Brocket, solicitor, hating taken into pnrtnerehm Hr Walter K*mp, itoirbtuiM* «iU i&fowr* bi Gtnisd on nndtr the »tyli BROCKET and KEMP.j SOLICITORS, 117 COLUN5 STREET, WBLBOURNE. 36 Paisley Street, Footscray. TxtWHomcs—3481 Central —149-Footacray. Ttait P«nd*to lend atCarreat Rat* j^R JAMES HAH Solicitor arid Conveyancer LOMBARD BUILDINGS QUEEN STR"EET MELBOURNE Telephone—3273 Central, OFFICE:—Mr C- Farnbach's offices, Irving Street Footscray, and Anderson Street, Yarraville. Mr Hall attends Footscray office on Mondays and Thursdays (court morning) between 9 and 10 a.m. to see his clients. Has Trust Monies to lend on free hold Security. gECOMB ft WOODFULL SOLICITORS A. C. Secomb—Commissioner of Supreme Court Victoria. Sth Aus tralia, New Zealand Commissioner W. A. Town Office—Prell'a Buildings, 60 Queen St, Melb- Phone 5705. • — • a • • Mr Secomb's private residence is: Buckley Street, Footscray, phone 30 Footscray, Mr V...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL COMMITTEE MEETINGS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL . COMMITTEE MEETINGS The first meeting of the commit tees of the Footscray Council since the appointment of the new Mayor was held last Monday evening, when the ' following councillors [were in attendance:—Crs Bell I (mayor), Drew, Fielding, McDon ald, Pearce, Shillabeer, and Harris Over three-quarters of an hour was spent in legislative committee, and it was after half-past eight before councillors took their seats at the table. The sitting was not a lengthy one Most of the time was passed in discussing the loop-line question, and in receiving a depu tation from the m-nufacturers in ' terested on the subject. Very little ordinary business was transacted. Only five Items of correspondence were received, and for once in a way the heading,' "general busi ness'' brought forth no discussion.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

BUSINESS DIRECTORY. ESPLANADE Hall, Beach Station, Williamstown (J. W. Greenev. Scle Proprietor,) The most up-to-date, in the Town. To let for Socials.. Concerts, Dances, Weddings and Meetings. Tele. 186 W'stown. Dancing every Saturday Night, BANKO OINTMENT—One trial will prove it a healing salve for animal wounds • It cures galls while the. horse is worked. Sold in tins one shilling and upwards, Dej^t.124: B*rkly": St,' FootsitSay. SIGN WRITER H. S. EMERY Leeds Street near Footscray* Station. Sign writer, Artistic Home Decorater. Estim tes given. Telephone 216. 'Scray. PAINTER C. DOBBINSON. 27 Paisley St. HoUse decorator, painter, glazier, paperhainger, etc. Estimates for repaira and orders promptly atten ded to. BOOT REPAIRER. H. H. GILLBANK late A. J. Looney. Irving Street, adjoining Railway Station, is Footscrays and Districts expert boot and shoe repairer and maker. ART MILLINERS MISSES RUSSELL and WIL LIIAMS, (late with Miss Savage) 10 Hopkins Street, Footscray. -Millinery upr...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ATHLETICS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

ATHLETICS On Saturday last, the Foctscray Harriers conducted their- 4 mile road race along the Geelong road. There were 17 starters; viz. Herb Blick 1 min, J, Paragreen 2 min, G. Mossop 2.15, L. Rooke, R. Berry 2.30, D. Daley 2.45, J. Hunter 3. P. Wade 3.15. J. Sharp, E. Drayton, R. McCormack 3.30; J. Campbell, D. R. Shaw, 4 ^in, I Dee 4.15, M. Sorroghen 4.10, — Gleeson 5.30, R, A. Shaw 6 min. The result was:— D. Daley .. .." 1 ,R. McCormack • 2 . I Dee .. . .. 3 Winners time 23 min 57 sees..

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

AMUSEMENTS TROGADERO THEATRE New attractions commencing Saturday, September 12 New Variety Novelties. Special En gagement of DrROWE, The Modern Svengarli, piesenting Hyp notic Demonstration an'I Unusual Mani festations. Also The Mystic Nora THE WHITE MAHATMA Who foreca»ted the present European .Upheaval. During the week Dr ROWE will also give demonstrations of Blood less Surgery, or the influence of mind over matter. Kemember One week only. Special starring engagement of Ray & Ray America's leading Travesty Entertain er* After a Record Metropolitan Sea ion Sydney Merton First appearance of the Singer of Quaint Sours at-the Piano. nights. The Midnight Sun A great Thrilling Dramatic Film produc ed by the Famous Nordisk Co. • Special Keystone Comedy, 'Mabel's Wedding Day' other pictures include "Australian Gazette," "Rube the In terloper," "Auntie", "A Night Out" any many others Special Pictures—Wednesday, Thurs day, Friday, William L« Quex's Great Novel in Picture Form The Whi...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

special Notice. IAnd no wonder ! The careful | manner in which every gar- | mehts is tailored and the pre- ® j cision of fit- as well as the g I" fine range of materials to be | I found there - these are the » J things that make Lockhart the ® I most popular tailor. 8 I ~ ftailarat- Sir.. S Notice to Advertisers, —»♦ + ♦ ■ Advertisements for insertion in the " Weekly News' will be re ceived at this office up to 2 o'clock on Friday afternoon—publication day. Alterations to Standing Adver tisements must be sent in at latest on Wednesday in each week. All notices of withdrawal must be in writing accompanied by payment up to due date. Advertisements can only be wit-h drawn at termination of each quarter Only the Tenderest and Juiciest of Fresh, Prime Meats, etc., are supplied to customer! of J. G. DOB SON, ][ Anderson St, | | - - Yarraville. Give him your next order. Our Motto—"We strive to please.' CONFECTIONERY AND REFRFSHMENT ROOMS Ballarat Street, Yarraville Mrs HOSKING, Proprietres...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
The Weekly News The moving finger writes, and having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel hall a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it. SATURDAY, SEPT, 12th 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

'i'he moving finger writes, and I having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel hall a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it. SATURDAY, SEPT, 12th 1914 Mr Warde, M.L. A, on behalf of Mr Lemmon, M.I,. A., on Thurs day presented a petition to the Minister for Labour. (Sir Alexander Peacock) asking for the appoint ment of a wages board to regulate wages and conditions of labor in the sugar refining trade. The pe tition was signed by a number of employees in that industry. The Minister will have the usual in quiries made before giving his decision. • • • • • A meeting of the Footscray Ladies' Patriotic Association, will be held on Wednesday evening next at the Town Hall,, at 8 o'clock. • • • • The Yarraville Scottish Society in tne cumm^lnstitute orr^.U$s day evening, and was very success ful. Full report in our next issue. • • » • • ' . The Footscray Municipal Band will hold a Carnival at the western reserve on Saturday, September 12. A procession ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
TROCADERO THEATRE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

TROCADERO THEATRE For Saturday night at the Tro cadero Dr Rowe, the hypnotist has been specially engaged, also the Mystic Mora, who forecasted the European upheaval, with Ray and Ray and Sydney Merton. In cluded in the pictures will be a thrilling drama, "The Midnight Sun." On Wednesday night the "White Lie" will be screened. During the week Dr Rowe will gige demonstrations of bloodless surgery.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. Yarraville to Melbourne [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. Yarravllleto Melbourne WEEK DAY(Saturday axcepted). —5.28 a.m., 6.15, 6.42, 6.54, 7-1, 7.13, 7.25, 7.ai\ 7.41, 7.49, 7.56, 8.3, 8.15a, 8.19, 8.85, 9, 9.31, 9.41 9.57, 10.33, 10.52, 11.35, 12.2 p.m. 12.26, 12.59, 3.21, 1.40, 1.521 2.9, .£.23, 2.44, 3.8, 3.26, 3.47, 4.3 4.35 l.57a, 5.5, 5.24, 5.28, 5.46, 5.54, 0.6, 6.14, 6.29, 6.41, 6.57, '.a*, 7.ID, 7. 26, 7.83, 7.48, 8.3, 8.29, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2, 10.32, 10.52, 11.81 117!29, 11.54, 12.20. SATURDAYS aa usual to 10.52, then 11.34, 11.57, 12.1, 12.15, 12. 19a, 12.26, 12.39, 1.5, 1.14, 1.27, I.44, 2.7, 2.11, 2.24, 2.31, 2.59, 3.18, 3.44*, 3.47, 4.4, 4.36, 5.5, 5.25, 5.46, 6.5, 6.29, 6.47, 7.3*, 7.10, 7.25, 7.32, 8.3i 8.27, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2, 10.32, 10.52, 11.8, 11.23 II.31, 11.40, 11.54, 12.8, 12.20, 1.14*. SUNDAYS—9.38, 9.54, 12.54, 1.40, 1.50, 2.8, 2.20, 2.33, 2.49, 3.17, 3.42, 3.59, 4-16, 4.50, 5.17, 5.47, 6.17, 6.47, 7.1, 7.igf 7.47, 8.16, 8.47, 9.16, 9.24, 9.32 9.40, 10, 10.20, 10.35, 10.46. * Werribee trains to S...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street) to YARRAVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

MELBOURNE (Flinders Street)" to YARRAVILLB. WEEK DAYS—5.47 a.m., 5.53, 6.2 6.16, 6.31, 6.55a 6.57, '.18, 7.40, 7.54a, | 7.58, 8.25, 8.48, 9., 9.34, 9.55, 10.24. 10.58, 11.28, 12p.m., 12.18, 12.27, 12.42, 1.5, 1.25, 1.45, 2.5, 2.30, 2.47, 3.2, 3.30, 4.4, 4.30, 4.09, 5.5, 5.19, 5.20n, 5.32*, 5.34, 5.45, 5.52, 6.2, 6.10, 6.27, 6.39, 6.59, 7.27, 7.54, 8.28, 9., 9.34, 9.57 10.12f, 10.29, 10.57, 11.23, 11.40, 11.55. SATURDAYS—5.47, 5.53, 6.2, 6.16, 6.31, 6.36, 6.42, 6.57, 7.18, 7.40, 7.54a, 7.58, 8.25, 8.48. 9.0.i 9.34, 9.55, 10.24, 10.49, 10.58,11.17 11.43, 12.6 p.m., 12.15 12.26, 12.41 I.3. 1.11, 1.32, 1.44, 1.59, 2.7», 2.20, 2.38. 3.2, 3.35, 4.4, 4.30, 4.52, 5.5, 5.30, 5.32, 5.52, 6.16, 6.37, 6.43, - 6.59, 7.26f 7.56, 8.28, 9.5, 9.34i 9.57, 10.12, 10.25, 10.38, 10.46, 10.55, 11.8, 11.23, 11.35n, II.40, 11.55 SUNDAYS—10.20, 10.40, 11.10, (Bacchus Marsh; 12.55 p.m., 1.10, 1.23, 1.35, 1.52, 2.15, 2.37, 3.15., 3./5, 4.15, 4.45, 5.15, 5.31, 5.45., 6.15, 6.45, 7.15, 7.30, 7.45 8.15., 8.3u. S...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. -SEDDON WOOD YARD. Carson & Peacock, (Successors to H. Jenkins.) | 87 Gamon St., Seddon. I ' Beg to inform the Residents that hev are prepared to supply prompt ly Wood, Coal, and Coke to all parts of the District. • • » • Tele. 421 Footscray. Ashes Supplied. Light Carting Done. Mechanics' Institute Nicholson St, Footscray Subscription 2/6 per Quarter Open every evening 7 to.io Saturdays 2 to 6 p.m Library contains over 5000 volumes. Scienti c. Fictional and Reference. The ending Rooms are supplied witp the Dai y and W ^ekly newspapers ann Magazines and Scientific Journals. Smoking and Billiird ooais, L"dies' Room,' Hall and Committee Rooms to let for all purposes at moderate rate=, particulars of which may be obtained on application to the Librarian. New members and vis'tors cordially nvited. J, Johnstone, Secretary. P Tohn«tone.Librarian THE PEOPLE'S STORE. Grocers, Fruiterers and Confectioners. Dealers in Fancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pipes FISHING TACKLE, Patent ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

Rine up Footecray 236 to order your wood from A. P. BLAIR, the busy woodman, 94 Pilgrim street, Footscray, and Geelonff road, West "Footscray. I — Adrt.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MOTOR LAWS CASE FAILS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

MOTOR LAWS CASE FAILS . On Thursday, at the Footscray Court, John Thomas Bennett Opie Defendant pleaded not'guilty. Constable Carey said that at 7.40 p.m. on August 22, he saw a motor-ear, No 1498, pass along Nicholson street without a rear light. Witness discerned the number when the car passed a street electric light. Constable Brown corroborated. Defendant on oath, stated that his car was No 1498, but he was not in Footscray on the night in question. He passed through Foot scray at 1 p.m on August 22, on his way to Geelong, saw the foot ball match there, then went to Winchelsea, and did not return to Melbourne, passing through Foot scray, until 6 p.m. on August 24. The constables must have mistaken the number. The chairman said there was a doubt, and the case would be dis missed.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
NOVELTY DANCE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

NOVELTY DANCE A novelty dance for ladies only was held in the Federal hall on Tuesday. August 25. und r the au pices of the Footseray District Ladies' I"; iendly Societies, iu aid of the Creche fund. There was a a very good attendance. The judges were Mrs Alfred Deakin, Miss Wheeler, Mrs Short and Mrs Allan, Following were the prize win ners:—Most original lady, Miss Moll. Most original gent, "butcher." Mrs Latter, Best dressed lady "Chinese Lady" Miss Torr. Best dressed gent, Miss White head. Most comical lady, "Colling wood Nut," Mrs Armfield. Most comical gent, "Barmy Bill," Mrs Johnson. Best poster lady, "All Gold." Ivy Brown. Best poster gent, ''doctor," Mrs Monogan. "Best sustained character lady, "Lizzie Ann," M. Young. Best sustained character gent, "scarecrow," A-Young. Best fancy dress lady. "'Eastern Girl," Mrs Rir Jenkins. Best fancy dress Rent. "Irish Boy," Miss R. Crowe. Best sustained cruple, "Deep Sea Fisherman' and His Wife," Misses E. Stewart and E. Arnold. Most co...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ST. GEORGE'S THEATRE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

ST. GEORGE'S THEATRE -The Silence of Dean Maitland, the widely read and certainly one of the best known works of modern fictio*i, will be screened in motion picture form on Monday night and the following two nights at St. George's Theatre. The produc tion is 5000 feet long> >howu in four parts and is most impressive more especially where Dean Mait land renders his last sermon when his: admission of guilt is made from the pulpit. The rendition of the exerpts from this sermon will ac company the picture and will be given by Mr John Phillips, the well known elocutionist^ whose re cent oratorical work has' made him famous. A fine war story showing the grim horrors of battle entitled "Dangers of the Veldt" will also be shown, and is by the Bison j01 Coin two reels. On Thursday, the Nordisk feature, "I will Avenge", in three reels, and:'Un der the Black Flag," 2 reels, a pir ate story, will be shown.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COURT NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

COURT NEWS Frederick V. J. White was fined 10s at Thursday's Court for failing to haye his child vaccinated. The County of Botirke Building Society, at Monday's Court, ob tained an ejectment order against John Carey, who was owing the Society ^28 for rent, with 28/6 costs. Mr W, Brocket appeared for complainant. • • ■ • • For failing to send their children to school, the following fines were inflicted at Monday's Court:— Charles Rayner, two cases, 10/ each case : David Barr, two cases. 5/ each"; Walter Richards, 2/-; Frederick Spivey. 10/-: • William O'Hehir, 2/-; Charlotte —Mfcn. 21- • • • » • • At Monday's Court, orders were obtained in the following debt cases :—W. H. Birch v. Bernard Fennessy, £6, with 13/-; v. Fal kiner Fraser, ^15. with 15/6 costs; v- David Runceman and Arthur M'Guire, £1/15/-, wi?h 13/-costs; v ...William Ashman, ,£4/15/-, with 7/6; v- Herbert D. Langdon, £ 19 15/6, with 13'/- costs ; v. Charles and Charlotte Coleman. £9ll5/-, with 13/ costs ; T. N. Mewbnrn v...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
STREET PUSHES [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

STREET PUSHES "These street pushes cause a lot vl?£j3,other to the police and are a greab-fljest to t£e-n$ighbourhood," remarkeoSSenior-constable Bird at the Footscray Court on Thursday. The case was one in which Wil liam 'Campbell was charged with offensive behavior. Constable Carey stated that on August 30. he saw the defendant, in company with 12 to 15 other youths, congregated at the corner of Barkly and Victoria streets. They were jostling one another and creating a disturbance. When the crowd saw Constable Hall ap proach on a bicycle, they ran. but witness gave chase and captured the defendant, who said "that the mob was just as much to blame as he was." A fine of 40/-, in default 14days' imprisonment, was imposed.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YOUNG WOMAN'S PLIGHT FOURTEENTH CONVICTION [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

YOUNG WOMAN'S PLIGHT FOURTEENTH CONVICTION cords described her, Fair"or"^arrr looked pitiable as she stood before the Footscray Bench on Thursday morning. She was charged with having been drunk and disorderly. Evidence was tendered by Plain clothes Constable Davis that at four o'clock on Wednesday afternoon he found the defendant in the old delicensed halfway House on the Dynon road in a drunken state. The woman was a stranger to the district. She had expressed a wish' "to go to a Home. Mr Mitchell, J.P. (to the woman) —Where did you come from? Fare—I came out to this coun try from London five and a half years ago. Constable Davies—She appears to be a well-brought up woman, but is a victim to drink. Mr Mitchell—How old are vou? Fa^e—I am 26 years of age. I would like to go to a Home to reform myself. I am a domestic servant, but have no relatives here. Constable Davis—She has been in a Home before. Defendant, who admitted thirt een prior convictions for drunken ness, was sentenced t...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
WIFE SUES FOR MAINTENANCE A REMARKABLE CASE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 12 September 1914

[WIFE SUES FOR MAINTENANCE A REMARKABLE CASE A case presenting some remark able features was heard by the Footscray Bench.on Monday, when Adelaide Victoria Amelia Edwards a married woman. proceeded against her husband Arthur Charles Edwards, who resides in Tasmania, on a charge of having:. ' on August 1. at Footscray, left her without lawful means of support. Mr A. C. Secomb appeared for complainant, and Mr McConkey (under protest) for defendant, who did not appear. Mr Secomb. in opening the case for the prosecution, said that the parties in the case were marrieJ in 1883. There were 3 children. De fendant was a Court 'official ic Tas mania. The domestic life of the parties had been an unhappy one for rnauy years. Fourteen years ago, the defendant came home and broke up the home, figuratively and literally, smashing the globes of the lamps, and breaking up the wedding- presents ending up by turning the wife and children "out of the house, while the husband went to live in a workshop....

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
x
Loading...
x
x