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NOVEL BED. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
IOVEL BED. i One of the latest of the s.urgon'-s 'cons' ~t rnd1cta.4u,-s to enlighten :he suffer n;s ofor , oanded men is to re found in i'.- m'itary ward at St. Mary's Hospita!, Paddington. It i±s a special !;ed for the 'paralysed. One of the g eat problems in cert ain cas:s of,spinal woern is how to move the patent safficieatl to make his bed without increasing his suffer ings by moving him. The new bed solves the problem. Surrounding the bed, just at the edge of the mattress is a rectangular Iframework of hollow metal piping. Connecting Ihe two parallel sides are brow. .arde.s ,of werbbing stretched across on top of th.: mLttres, and on these the patient lics. The two ?nort sides of the frame-work, the on- at the head and the other at th' foot, are connected l.y a ;earcd v?he't rv;th a vertical st~cl roat, so that b-" ;h, turning of a ba.dle at the i'e :d rf the bed the framer:ork with Tient 1.7 ing on the webbing rau ca i:t:. o i the mattress without his position be ing changed ...
Joy Cometh in the Morning. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Joy Cometh in the Morning. 'lMid hues of purple and golden splendor Slowly the sun sinks to rest, Hushed is the earth in raptuous wonder, Zephyrs whisper-'' Gone west, gone west !" The evening shadows creep o'er vale and hill, Somewhere a bird thrills in her nest A vesper ; music of rippling creek- and rill Murmur, "Gone west, gone west " To-day there are homes and hearts that will Have sorrow for their guest, For those whose voices are forever still, They've "Gone west, gone west !" But though suns may set, and world's may darken, And death conie to man and beast, Let us to the "voice of. the silence " Sliarken Which' tells of re-6niion in the East.: R. M. N. CoMwAY.':
Football. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Football. A meeting of the Hurstbridge Football Club was held last evening, when there was was an attendance of 28, Mr A. E. Ambler presiding. Mr R. Gilding stated that in the event of the Hurstbridge team winning the premiership he would donate £5 to wards a dinner for the club to celebrate the occasion. Arrangements were made re uniforms, etc., and the following officials appointed: - Boundary umpire, Mr G. Lochmann; goal umpires, Messrs McMillan sear., and V. Barnes ; selection committee, Messrs. F. Milne, sear., W. Yates,. J. Crosbie and captain and vice-captain. The report of the delegates was adopted. The first match will take place at hurstbridge against Eltham on Saturday, 5th May. The Hurstbridge team journeyed to Diamond Creek on Saturday to engage the locals in a friendly game, and after a good game the home team was victorious. The form of several of the juniors in the visiting team was most encouraging, and consider ing that they had only two of last year's players in t...
Anzac Day Services. "LEST WE FORGET." [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Anzacs-Day Services. " LEST WE FORG?T." Garden .Hill,:. Kangaroo Ground, presented a glorious, yet impressive, Sscene on Wednesday, when nearly 1000 people assembled on that spot -the summit of the Eltham Shire Memorial Park-to join in the Anzac Memorial service-a tribute to the deeds of valiant heroes. The day was beautifully fine, the air light and fresh, magnificent views could be seen for miles on every side, and the appearance of the people betokened a thankfulness which the fallen heroes helped to bring about. A procession left the shire hall, Kangaroo Ground, at one o'clock, headed by a° band, followed by school children from Yarra Glen, Panton Hill, Eltham, Research, Wattle Glen and Kangaroo Ground, and the ser vice at the park commenced with the Nation'al Anthem. The Shire President (Cr. J. W. Bradbury) in a few remarks referred to the occasion as the eighth anni versary of the great day. when Aus tralia became known as a nation by her actions on Anzac Day. He hoped it woul...
Cricket. Panton Hill v. Christmas Hills. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Cricket.i Panton Hill v. Christmas Hills. Panton Hill scored 104 anl 149, the high est scorers being A. Sublet 23 and 21, B. Remfrey 28 and 48, H. Cracknell 14 and W. Howard 14 H. (,racknell took 8 wickets for 17 and 3 for.19, an(d iR. Remfrey 1 for 24 and 6 for 15. (th itmnas Hills maide 58 and 42-W. Meadows 23 (not out).and G. Morris 10. T. Young took 5 wicketp for 33 and 4 for 49, and A. Still 4 foz 31 and 6 for 42. Panttn liill won by 153 runs:. Queenstown v. Kinglake. The above match was concluded on Saturday last. The former only added three runs to their unfinished total, the innines concluding for 133. Morris, 5 for 47 was the chief trundler. Kinglake re plied with 37 and three for 57, Murphy 17 and 18, Laver 20, Morris 13, and Lawrey 10 doing nearly all the run-makilg. W. Marriott 5 for 27, E. Spicer 2 for 35, and K. O'Brien 1 for 0 did the bowling. Queenstown won on the first innings by 96 runs.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
S'1 OOD Solid SPRING CART for sale, middle spring, patent axle, suit de livery work. Apply-JoHNsON, Arthur's Creek Post Office. STRAYED into my Paddock One Brown PONY, no visible brandl, bumble knee. Owner can have same by paying expenses.-J. GRIMSHAW, Wattle Glen. LOST.-Grey Fur Stole, between Kan garoo Ground and Eltham, on main road. Reward on returriipg to MRs HALL, "Fairview," Panton Hill. QUEENSTOWN HALL. RIFLE CLUB'S SOCIAL & DANCE - will de held on - Saturday, Ist May. Notice. A EUCHRE PARTY will be hold in the KANGAROO GROUND HALL on SATURDAY, 5TH MAY. Proceeds in aid of Football Club. Grand Balloon and Novelty Dance on May 18. Watch further advt. RAY ROGERS, Hou. See. K.G. Football Club. Panton Hill R.S.S.I.L. A MEETING of the above Branch will be held on TUESDAY, NEXT, 1ST MAY, at 8 o'clock sharp. C. H. FORD, Secretary Panton Hill Branch R S.S.I.L. Impoundings. Y ARRA GLEN.-Impounded at Yarra Glen. Bull, Ayrshire, brown and white, no visible brands. -If not claime...
ROADS TO HURSTBRIDGE. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
ROADS TO HURSTBRIDGE. Sir,-Your correspondent, "Rate payer," re the Hurstbridge-road, in your last issue, starts with asking a question re a conference between the Greensborough riding of the shire of Heidelberg and the Morang riding of the shire of Whittlesea, knowing full well that such a conference was ar ranged. Now, there is no need to discuss that question. With refer ence.to there being only'- one council lor who wishes to see fair play to this so badly-neglected part r.' the shire of Whittlesea, that is an unjustifiable untruth. As far as I know, each councillor is willing to give just and fair play to each part of the shire. Cr. McCormack (the very impartial and able President of the Whittlesea Shire Council) asked Cr. Clarke- at the meeting the representatives of Heidelberg were present at, would he not be willing to meet Heidelberg on a lesser expenditure than £100 each. His answer was "No." The Presi dent then told him that would mean nothing spent on the road, as it was...
CHRISTMAS HILLS. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
CHRISTMIAS HILLS. About 250 people assembled aronnd"the monument at 3.30, and the Anzac Day service. programme was followed, Mr Ha'lem acting as chairman. Rev. Shaw (Coburg) gave an elo quent address on what the day meant. Tl'he church does not glorify war any more thian any rational member of the community, but it does glorify the heroic deeds done in war the same as it glorifies the deeds that are done in fighting epidemics. War is hell, but alas, it has had.to be en tered into, and by men of great hearts. Never has anything been done that was worth 'having that did not cost something, and' it is worth what "our laddies did to build up the sense of 'oneness that builds up. the Britannic' Federation of Empire. Mr: Everard referred to what had been done for the soldier on the land, and asked if we had done. enough. When we see lads who have suffered p the least we can do is to help them' along'the road of life. Those boys have made history, and told the world if any one wants to get...
Wedding at Eltham. PRESENTATIONS TO MISS SWEENEY. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Wedding at Eltham. PRESENTATIONS TO MISS SWEENEY. On Tuesday last. Miss Sweeney (a member of an old and respected El tham family), who recently resigned her position as assistant teacher at the Eltham State School to marry Mr. \V. Hooley, of Casterton, was pre sented with a .handsome gold wristlet watch. 'Ihe headmaster, Mr. Dudlield, im making the presentation on behalf of the school committee, parents, and children paid a high tribute to the ex cellent work done by Miss Sweeney during her connection with the school, and in asking her acceptance of the present, expressed on behalf of all the fullest measure of happiness to Miss Sweeney in her married life. On Thursday evening, a social even ing was tendered to Miss Sweeney, at Mrs. T. Jewell's residence Main street, by the choir and parishioners of St. 'Mary's Church, Eltham, where Miss Sweeney has for some years acted as choir mistress. Mr. Harold Cox, in handing her a handsome gold and oak silver salad bowl and service, ex presse...
Mernda. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Meroda. * (FROM OR CORRESPONDENT.) 'On Wednesday, the 18th April, a, joint meeting of the councillors of Heidelberg and. Whittlesea was held by appointment at Hurstbridge, there being present: Crs. J. S. White, Leach, and Santon, of Heidelberg, and Crs. McCormack (President), Thomas, and Morgan, of Whittlesea; the two en gineers, Messrs. Davies and McCor mack;, were also present, and Mr. C. J. Verso, J.P., and Mr. Curtis. The object of the joint meeting was to consider the best way to improve the road from Hurstbridge to the Greens borough-road. Bothi parties that day having tiavelled over the road were in a position to deal with it. Heidel berg councillors were averse to ex pending money from Brabazon's cor ner to Hurstbridge, they considering rightly that that piece of road was by far the best to travel on of the-lot. The Whittlesea councillors desired to see that portion of the road- iwidened, and Cape Horn cut off, and after a long discussion, and: after the Wliit tlesea members...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Hurstbridge to Kinglake Motor Service. J. D. CHALMERS I OTOR WAGGON leaves Hurstbridge Station three days weekly for Kinglake-MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS-at 9.30 a.m., meeting the first train from the City. Leaves Kiuiglake at 4.30 p.m., and meets the 6 p.m train from Hurstbridge. SINGLE FARES, 4s. PARCELS CARRIED. Special carting done by arrangement. H. S. Hammet, Sworn Valuer and Comanr. for Affidavits, Fairfield and Ivanhoe. H OUSE AND FARM SALESMAN AND AGENT. Rents Collected Promptly. MONEY T'd LEND In large or small amounts -at lowest rates. Mortgage or note of hand. Particulars of properties requested. Clients Waiting. Phone ,Northcote 236 They come with a erunt: But they go with a smile; They can buy n foot, Or they can buy a mile Of the Very :Best HARDWOOT. BUILD ING MAI'ERIAL at Station Saw Mills TIMBER YARDS. HUR-TBRIDGE. All the Same Price up to 20ft...and 10 per cent. Cheaper than Elsewhere. " Ask our' Agntse-BERTRAND 'and CHAMBERLAIN, to Serve you. Orders can he Lef...
THE MINT MUSEUM. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
TH"E MPJINT JWUSEUM. - -ý-- How many Londcners are aware of the existence of the Mint Museum ? It is one of the most interesting departments of the great money-mak ing establiz.hment at Tower Hill . One of the exhibits is the original and sziuch larger, medal which was de el n:d for the Waterloo campaign, bkt never issued. Another is a medal for a. West African camcya kg hi ih W?a etruck in 189T, with a bar for Daw ktta. Not more than fifteen ofers and men in all rec~ ed ti medal, and consequently it is greatly prised by the happy callectore. When the Drummond. CatIe was wrecked a special medal was struck at the command of Queen ?ctoria, and dis~trued amongD thef~ro who had assisted the rvAe of the French Anmbes adon. -A specBae m also be esst in the mxeim.
THE Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser AND Diamond Creek Valley Advocate Published Every Friday Afternoon HURSTBRIDGE, APRIL 27, 1923. Local and General. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
THE Eltham and Whittlesea Shire's Advertiser AND Diamond Creek Valley Advocate &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Published Every Friday Afteroon &nbsp; &nbsp; HURSTBRIDGE, APRIL 27, 1923. Local and General. Rreports of Eltham Police Court and the fruit industry appear on page 4. A meeting of the Panton Hill branch of the R.S.S.I.L.A. will be held on Tuesday evening next. Mr Albert A. Haynes will hold his Greensborough fortnightly market on Monday at 12. He will also hold a land sale at Eltham to-morrow. We understand that four more signatures are required for the peti- tion to proclaim Hurstbridge a town- ship. On Eight Hours Day 1600 passen- gers alighted at Eltham. At Hurst- bridge 762 visitors arrived, as against 696 for a similar day last year. At the sale of the Bellevue estate, Eltham, on Monday last, conducted by Mr Sydney Haynes, with Mr H. H. Clark as local agent, forty lots were sold, varying in price from 10s to £1 a foot. The att...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
_ Under New"Maqagement. Andrew'S Store, V. O. & G. R. KRICK (Late A.IF.) General Grocers and Produce Merchants. Orders Called for and Delivered -- A TRIAL SOLICITED. If Satisfied Tell OTHERs. If Not Tell Us. MVI T 0 ~C ARiR 'Y" I IbT G MW S. Henderson W~ SIHE-S . r:,,uiiv the Puthic that hP bhas conmnn;ed a WEEKLY SERVICE from MELBOURNE to PANTON HILL via Dia lmoild Cr?er-k, e?e~vry Monday. Londs up to Two Tons--30. per ton. Correr.pondence Promptlv Attrended to. Picnic Parties. Trains Met. Annu:Ess :--" TIlE DELL" (next Gbldman'sj,' Pabiton Hill. Northcote Furniture Coy. 54 HIGH STREET, NORTHOOTE CORNER WESTGARTH S''TREET. Coul;r'y Clietn c c ean et off at .WPstgnrth Station (Three Mlinutes from Shop), al i Goods will be for warded to an'y Address. All Kinds of Furniture Bought and Sold. W. T. ?MORAN. For Those who have to Rise in the Early Hours -" iA WESTCLOX ALARM .:.? .. (:LOCK is invaluable. It cuts S, . iut nil e'entente of risk and S.:m\ roak-r k pumntrrality certain...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Post Office Store. HURSTBRID GE. A. D. NICHOLSON W ISHES to inform the Residents of the District that he W thas purcliased the1 above Business from Mr. C. W. Col lardl and -has Full Sticks of Grocery, Ironmongery, Crcckery, Drapery, 0iothine. Etc. We specialise in Suits to Measure. Satis faction Guaranteed. Large Range of S .anples to Choose from. We have engaged the services of one of the leading saleswomen from Myers', Melbourne, to take charge of the Drapery I)epartment, and Prices will le as near the City as possihlle. A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED. Hurstbridge Bakery. Mvi. MIVORELAND WTISHES to notify the Public of Hurstbridce uand Surrounding District that. he has purchased' Mr Bodey's Business, and having a First-class Baker is in a position to supply a Good Loaf of Bread. Brown Bread and Small Goods aSpecialty. "Wattle Cafe," RIGHT OPPOSITE STATION. H U RSTB RIDG E. A. E. AMBLER. Meals at all Hours. Accommodation for Boarders. DORSET HOUSE, IURSTBRIDGE. o Under New Management. 0--...
Progress Associations. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Progress Associations. The monthly meeting of the Hurst bridge Progress and Fruitgrowers' As sociation was held on Thursday week, there being 22 persons present, and Mr. C. J. Verso (president) in the chair. A letter was read from the Whittle sea Shire Council, stating that the matter of repairs to Hurstbridge had been referred to the engineer. A letter from Mr. A. Sublet (secre t tary of the Panton Hill Progress As sociation), dealt with the Cherry Tree road, and a"sked for assistance in try ing to get it taken over by the R.C.B.; also proposing that the 5.57 p.m. train I from Harstbridge be made the mail train instead of the 4.S; and assist in securing the electrification of the line to Hurstbridge. It was decided to ask the Council to have Cherry Tree road made a de velopmental road, -ihd ask Panton Hill and Queenstown to assist; also that the association give its support in hav ing the 5.57 train made the mail train. It was decided to invite three 'dele gates from each surroundi...
Lower Plenty Sports. INAUGURAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
:.. :=:Lower P-lenty Sports:. ---i--- . INAUGURAL MEETING. The people of Lower Plenty, which is about a mile and a half from Mel bourne, have just had a State School completed, which will shortly be opened with 30 scholars, and they are desirous of having a public hall erec ted, which means so .much to every community. For this purpose they have £50 promised in cash, and also sand and gravel for concrete for the 1building, the site of which will be near the school. With a view of aiding the building fund, a sports meeting was held on the Eltham Park on Monday 'Eight Hours' Day), and although very little -time was given in organising it, the inaugural gathering was very suc, cessful. The programme was a varied one, And proved very interesting to about 1000 people. For those who admired the athletic events, there was good competition, as well as sprint times. "i'he horses were an attraction, added to which the bookies infused interest. There were different schools of riders, Auch as t...
Correspondence. THE EXPLANATION. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ADVERTISER. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Correspondence. THE EXPLANATION. TO THE UDITOR OF THB ADVUITIIER. Sir,-"Electric Spark" has short circuited or burnt out his fuses. The medley of vague insinuations, apolo gia and labored attempts at humor which appeared over this nom-de plume in your issue of the 20th April shows quite clearly some such defect. If he will abandon anonymous letter writing and publish over his own name any criticism he wishes to offer or comment he desires to make, I shall be glad to discuss same with him through your columns, with your permission, on behalf of my as sociation.-Yours, &c.! JNo. R. BARBES, Heon. Sec. Bltham & Glen Park Progress Ass'n.
Electric Trains to Eltham. OFFICIAL OPENING. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 27 April 1923
Electric Trains to Eltham. OFFICIAL OPENING. Another red-letter day in the his tory of Eltham was marked on Tues day afternoon, when the extension of the electrification of the line from Heidelberg to Eltham was officially opened, although the trains had been running since April 15th. A train marked "Special" arrived at 2.50, containing Mr. W. M. Shannon (Commissioner) and eight officials representing engineering, electrical, and passenger departments, and the State member. The Shire President (Cr. J. W. Bradbury), in extending a welcome to them, said it gave him great plea sure to say how pleased they were with the new service, which would be a boon to the place and cause it to go ahead. He contrasted the conditions of nine years ago, when he went to live there, from a health point of view, because it was a quiet place. The people appreciated what the Commissioners had done, and he re alised it was now up to them to "de liver the goods" by patronising the service. On behalf of the ...