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St. Paul's Sunday School, Frankston. ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
St. Paul's Sunday School, Frarikston. ANNIVERSARY CELEBRA TIONS, Thie above sabbath school celebrated its anniVersary on Sunday last. Three services were held in the church, the Rev. G. A. -Kitchen officiating, and c preaching suitable sermons inorniog, afternoon and evening. A feature of the sermons was the singing of the children, under the conductorship of f Mr Aisbett. The hymns chosen were f all appropriate, and the large congre gations could not resist joining heartily in the singing. A novelty introduced I was an orchestra of brass and string instruments, the music adding a pleasing effect to the services. The musicians were Messrs Plummer, Ellis, Gunther, Prosser, Kemp and Deane, o and Miss Gale, with Miss Dial at the e organ. On Monday the anniversary was continued, when a large audience was present in the Mechanics' Hall to see 5 and hear the cantata, 'Snow White,' e for.which the scholars and tearhars had been practising under the tution of Miss Hadfield for some time. A ...
Automobile Club. VISIT TO 'MOONDAH,' FRANKSTON. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
Automobile Club. _ h VISIT TO 'MOONDAH,' FRANK- a STON. t Travellers along the Mornington a road on Saturday afternoon, wondered 6 at the large number of motor cars ' using that thoroughfare. The desti. g nation of nine out of ten was 'Moon- .. dah,' Mr Jas. Grice's beautiful " residence overlooking the bay, where a the members of the- Automobilo Club a ,f- Victoria were the uests of M r and It Mrs Jas. Grice. There were 70 cars a or so at the meet, conveying abhot 400 members and liends. Empho)ets of a Mr Grice were posted at points to e direct the motorists, and at 3.30, when "t the cars had all arrived, they presented g a fine appearance as they stood in the a prepared paddock near the main built- n ing. Mtonglers of from 48 horse power a down to the tnoddst 8-10 h.p. were h there, and as tlhe chaffeurs comnparedI notes, and the owners pointed out the F features of their various cars and dis- h cussed motors, the scene had the ap- " pearance of an up-to date exhibition. 5] On the...
HASTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
HASTINGS. On Thursday last, the annual festi val in connection with the Hastings Church of England Sunday School, was held in the School hall, and was a great success. The festivities consist'd of a tea meeting for the scholars at six o'clock and a concert and distribution It of prizes at night. There was a l crowded attendance at the concert, and the varied programme which was . rendered by the scholars, was greatly appreciated. The following are the items : Overture, pianoforte duet, Miss Reid; chorus by scholars, "Voices, happy voices"; recitation, "Grass hopper Green," Edna Davis and Girlie Reid; dialogue, Misses Maud and Maggie Jack : recitation, Grace Neil and Hilton Kelly; recitation, Rachael Neil ; hymn, junior Girls, "Jesus bids us shine"; dialogue, "The Bound Girl," by intermediate girls; recita tion, Elsie Joyce ; chorus, "Our Fes tive Day," by scholars; recitation. "The purple Monkey," Master Willie Jones; eon,, Fred Davies (ensored); recitation, Edna Jack ; duet, "Good....
A BUNDLE OF ENQUIRIES. To the Editor of "The Standard." [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
A BUNDLE OF ENQUIRIES: To the Editor of "The Standard." Sir,--\ay I ask through your paper why the captain of the, Somerville cri,.ket club will not give.L Cole a fair ch tre to show what he can do as a b twlr 1 On everal occasions, at tIe su.ei,,stin of Mr G. Grant, young Col. was put an to bowl, andl. wilh success. But it seems that the eaptain pr, fers to bowl players who retired two years ago (but are still in the team) ,ather than encourage young players. It mayalso be asked why W. Hutcherson, who, was taken from the second eleven, was not given. a chance before some of the great bats:. men;"wh r mike i"'eiii.tiinal score and then retire. And why do the committee import players from Lang warrin, when there are plenty of youang players in Somerville.. Yours; etc, FAIR PLAY. "Some ville, 111 12 I 1911., .-1
Valedictory. MR O. G. PETTIT. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
t Valedictory. e MR 0. G. PETTIT. S Mr O. G. Petlir, who has taken up B the .m.nagemeitc if the Healseville i- and Yarr. Glen 'Stsndard,' recently purchased by Mr T. A. Pettit, inud e arnalgamat d with the 'Healeaville - 'Guardian,' was entertained by about o 50 of his friends atthe Pier Hotel, Frankston-on Saturday evening. The e shire president, Cr T.Ritchie, occupied I the chair; and was supported by CrW. r Oates. The chairman referred to Mr SPettit's threeyears' connection with the - ornington 'Standard' during whichhe had carried out duties creditably, and the prominent parts he had taken in a'l kinds of sport in the district. The toast of 'Our Guest' was pro posed by Mr Mark Brody, who made . eulogistic reference to Mr Pettit's business qualifications, his willingness to assist in everything for the public Sgood, and his popularity as one of the btest footballers in the district, a. keen tennis player, and a cricketer who had often done good work 'at 'critical periods. ' The t...
I.O.R. Mornington. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
3 I.O.R. Mornington. I r The quarterly meeting of the above I Tent was held 'on Wednesday night, I with as usual a poor attendance. I Twenty of the Frankston members, including a sprinkling of the fair sex, were present, and after the busine-s meeting, indulged in a friendly game of quoits, a cup of coffee and refresh mients, and then commenced their re.turn journey. The election of offi cers for the ensuing half-year resulted in Bro. Pitchford being re elected s C.R., Bro. Bridges D.R., Bro. Beattie e Secretary, and the remaining offices Y were filled by Bro. S. Foster Treasurer, Bro. W. Olley'W.S, Bro. J. Garlick - Levite, Bro. C. Flood Guardian, Bros. e Ferber and Nye Auditors, Bros. e Ferber, Beattie, Bridges and Pitchford a Juvenile Superintendents. e Bro. Pitchford welcomed the Frank a ton brethren it a glowing speech, r supported by Bro. Ferber, and Bros. Corlett and Wells responded for the a viitors, who extended the Mornington s tent a hearty welcome to Frankston, .
A COMPLAINT FROM ROSEBUD. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
A COMPLAINT FROM ROSE BUD. TO THE EDITOR. Sir,-The residents of Rosebud complain of Rosebud not enjoying the, popularity, as a .entre. of entertainment, that is being en joyed by Dromana and other places. During the session of the last committee, the agitators and those in opposition, who were not on the committee,- said, through the local paper, that it was attribu table to the fact that the committee were too lax in the execution of their duties.' Be that as it may, it cannot be denied that the commit- , tee did wonderful work in clearing off the debt, and improving the hall in the way they did. The old committee were 'swamped' out of power, a.nd the new were elected in their stead; having established themselves safely, they then spread' and announced far and near, both verbally and through the medium of the 'Standard,' the local paper, that they were prepared to sally forth and awaken the district from .' ..-. . eý---IL,.d?m ,nta--there=" fore looked for great improvement (room f...
OUR LETTER BOX. (We do not necessarily identify ourselves with the opinions expressed by correspondents.) A CHRISTMAS APPEAL. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
OUR LETTER BOX. (We do, not necessarily identify ourselves e with the opinions expressed by corre: ndt nts.) A CHRIS l'MAS APPEAL. TO TIIE KDITOR. - Sir,-In the name of Him whose birth we commemorate, and on r behalf of the unfortunate poor of , Melbourne, I make an appeal. to the generosity of th: charitably 3 disposed readers of your palper, in order that we may have the where - withal to give a Christmas treat to about 6000 men, wom-n and chil dren. The Salvation Army intends dirtributiug gifts as follows: 600 parcels of meat and groceries to that number of needy families; 500 adults Hill be invited to a dinner in our City Temple; 4000 children will be given treats at our various snburban halls i; 400 of the 800 parcels above referred to are made up for families of four chil dren or more. Each one of these will contain one leg of mutton, with tea, sugar, sultanas. currants, flour and bread. The remaining 400 parcels are for families of three or less, and will contain 31bs of meat...
A.W.N.L. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
A,W.N.L. TO THE EDITOR. Sir,-At the meeting of the Cen tral Council of the Women's National League, held on Tuesday, the following resolutions were passed as a protest against the Federal Labour Party's proposals in the Electoral Bill at present before Parliament. I shall esteem it a favorif you will kindly insert same-in your next issue and there fore help us give the protest- as much publicity as possible. Yours, etc. ELEANOR CAMERON, General Organiser. Resolution No 1.-'That this Council, representing many thous ands of women, enters the strongest possible protest against the action of the Federal Government in pro posing to disfranchise thousands of women throughout Australia by the abolition of the Postal Vote.' Resolution No 2.-'That this Council urge upon the Federal Government the re-consiberation of the motion declaring any Satur day the universal Polling day throughout Australia.'
TYABB. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
TYABB. As will be seen in ' another col umn, this hamlet will be pretty busy for some time to come. To night, the H H C will hold a euchre party, and at the same time it will be decided when and where the club's picnic is to be held. The members of the local Church of England, now that they are in possession of a suitable piece of ground, are moving energetically the matter of raising funds l- a`RE view to.erecting a church as soon as possible. The committee' of the annual sports is leaving no stone unturned to get the ground, especially the bike track, ready for intending competitors to commence training operations. Two evenings this week were devoted to this work, and probably before this appears in print, the track will be quite ready. As will be noticed on per usal of the programme, certain been cut out, and a sheffield handi cap and bicycle handicap for boys have been substituted.
Mornington Young Men's Club. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
Mornington Young Men7 i Club. After the ordinary business of the Mornington Young Men's club. was transacted a smoke social was held in the club's room at the Mechanics' In stitute on Tupslay night last, and a very enjoyable time was spent. The president (Mr Ferber) said that aso he club was going into recess for the summer months, he took the opportu nity in thanking their energetic secre tary (Mr G. T.Jenkins) and the corm mittee fr Their valuable assistarnce, and hoped whern they assembled again a still greater number of the youn 4 men would become rmemnlh?rs and share in the benefits deriied from the club. Ahearty vote of thanks was ten dered by Mr Crosbie and Rev. E. Nye to the President and secretary, for the capable manner in which they had carried our. their respectivo duties, and the great interest they had taken in the club since its formatRion. The vote of thanks was carrid with acclanlation, after which a bountiful supply of ,cfreshmenms was partaktn of and the mneeting ...
An Extraordinary Journey. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
An Extraordinary Journey. The curious effect sometimes pro duced in telegrams by want of punc tuation or the omission of a single small word (says a reader) cannot fail to have struck everyone. ,?I had a female ielative living in the North from whom I had "expecta tions." She had been ailing for some weeks, when one morning came a tele. gram asking my wife to go at once, as she-my aunt-was much worse. She accordingly went. During the evening of the following day I received this disconcerting an nouncement: "Aunt Matilda went to Heaven, at 3.30 returning by 11.50 to-morrow morning."
The Stud. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
The Stud. The fo'lowi'.g horses are alvetised in the "Stnt.dnrd" to stand in 'the district thi sc.son : Brvru, Mr 0. H. Grinda's ,l' known Cltyd*sdrle. Fitz BW.l s, Mr G. W. Bouth's anu tifully ored trotter. D.udy, 9Mr P. Purve.' -taunch and shapely pony. Centrewood and Sihepherd Lion. Mr Gowu's sell-Lred Clydesda:es; also Ilu;inde, a i .ihionably-b ed roadster. Tit Wilol*, MIr F'alter Cairu's well-bred r .-,ter.c P.gli-ci, M31 T. II. Sage's thorough bred of mlucth qualitl. Y.unua 8:r Andr.., Firth'a shapelI clyd,.-sl. e.
One Consolation. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
One Consolation. "When we were poor," remarked the prosperous business man, "we looked forward to the time when we could have a summer cottage in the coun try." "Well?" asked-his friend. - "Well,'when we got rich enough to have one we didn't like going to the same place every summer, because it was monotonous, and we looked for ward to the time when we could have another for variety." "Yes." "We got another, and then we began to long for a winter place, so'that we shouldn't have to spend so much time` in the city." "I see." "Well, we have them all now." "And are you happy?" "I suppose so. At least I' suppose my wife is. She keeps them all shut up and spends most of her time tra velling elsewhere; but she knows she has them." No trait of character'is more valu able in a woman than the possession of a sweet temper, as the home:can never be made happy without it It is like the flowers that spring-up in our pathway reviving and cheering us. A sweet temper has a soothing effect over the ...
MORAL REFLECTIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
MORAL REFLECTIONS. Honesty is not a virtue but a sacred duty. The original noise is what counts most folk are only echoes. ,Cultivate not only the cornfields of your mind but the pleasure-grounds also. Life is not long, and too much of it must not be passed in Idle deliber ation as to how it shall be spent. Never ask what you have no right to know; never tell other people what they have no right to know. If a man would escape all responsi bility he must place himself wholly outside of all the relations of life, for life is responsibility. A gloomy day is a challenge to cheerfulness. It is easy to be gloomy when the weather is gloomy. It is hard to be sunny when the sun is not visible. There is only one real .failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows. The path of one's life is like the come it is* to try always tolbok on the cheerful side of things. We should meet each morning as from foreign countries, and, spending the day, together, should depart a...
LITTLE-KNOWN USES OF SALT. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
LITTLE.KNOWN USES OF SALT. There are few mistresses and not .many maids who know of the many homely uses to which salt may be put besides the all-important one of sea soning foods. Those who do know seldom put their knowledge to the test. Salt *.111 solve many problems ~rr,.thehousewfe..not onlyA In the kit chen and at'clea?nng- me;- ou wie also give her better health and a more youthful appearance if used as a toilet requisite. Every one knows the invigorating properties of the salt bath. If taken daily it gives strength and tone to the system and assists in the upkeep of the body. It will strengthen and relieve tired eyes it dissolved in. water and used for bathing them. It keeps the teeth' in good condition, be cause it cleanses and whitens themI and hardens the gums. Salt is very beneficial in nasal catarrh if a pinch of it is dissolved in a little water and, sniffed up the nose. A pinch of salt placed on the tongue, and followed in ten minutes by a drink of cold water, often cu...
SELECTED RECIPES. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
SELECTED RECIPES. Veal Fritters.-One cupful of minced veal, one cupful of milk, two eggs, salt, pepper, one teaspoonful of flour, and sufficient bread to absorb the milk lightly. Break the bread in the milk, beat thoroughly with a fork, stir in the well-beaten eggs, season ing, and the veal and flour. Drop by spoonfuls like pan-cakes, and fry in ahot dripping or equal parts of butter and lard ... .... .. ? .?..?..,?,, Banana Fritters.-Peel twelve ban anas, cut them into three - pieces, sprinkle with a little sugar and lemon juice. For a batter, beat up one egg. add half a cupful of milk, a pinch of salt, one tablespoonful of olive oil, and sift in one cupful of flour. Mix till very smooth. Allow to stand in a cold place for one hour, then add one teaspoonful of baking-powder. Put in a few pieces of banana at a time. Drop into smoking hot fat and fry to a golden color. Drain on white paper, and serve hot with sifted sugar. Raspberry Jelly.-Two quarts each of raspberries, 'sour cherri...
THE TEMPTATION OF SAMUEL BURGE. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
THE TEMPTATION OF SAMUEL BURGE. By W. W. Jacobs. Mr. Higgs, jeweller, sat in the small parlor behind his shop, gazing hun grily at a supper-table which had been laid some time before. It was a quar ter to ten by the small brass clock on the mantelpiece, and the jeweller, rubbing his hands over the fire, tried in vain to remember what etiquette had to say about starting a meal be fore the arrival of an expected guest "He must be coming by the last train after all, sir," said the house keeper, entering the room and glan. cing at the clock. "I suppose these London gentlemen keep such late hours they don't understand us coun try folk wanting to get to bed in de cent time. You must be wanting your supper, sir." Mr. Higgs sighed. "I shall be glad of my supper," he said slowly; "but I daresay our friend is hungrier still. Travelling is hungry work." "Brother Simpson used to forget all about meal-times when he stayed here," said the housekeeper, clasp ing her hands. "I expect Brother Burge ...
PENINSULA ASSOCIATION. (Matches on first-named Ground). [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
PENINSULA ASSOCIATION. (Matches on first-named Ground).;.. Dec. 9-Tyabb v.. Flinders Ha,, Hastings v. Somerville. ,, 16-Tyabb v. Hastings. ",, ,," "linders'v. uomerville. 3rd ROUND. Jan. 13-H-astings v. Flinders. lyabb v. Somerville. : 20-Flindecrs v. l yabb.' Somerville v. Hastings. ,, 27-Hastings v. Tyabb. ,, ,, Somervillo v. Flinders. 4th. ROUND. Feb. 17-Flinders v. Hastiugs. ,, , Somerville v 'lyabb. ,, 24--lyabb v. Hlinders. , , HaBsutings v. Somerville. Mar: 2-lyabb v. Hastings. ,, ,, lindrs v. Somerville.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 16 December 1911
COLLEGE OF OUR LADY OF hE A8E TANTI AVENUE, MORNINGTON. HI BOARDING and IDAY SCIIOOIL aff.rds ervery advantage I .i. : .is 1 L :ion -"f Young Ladi tiec rCurriculun emhr.aces subjects u TIo; i b E:.' E.ducation. Latin..Mlodern, Languag.s, Acoinuplisl:m ;l(s-Mlusical .,.: . - . Pupiaa are prepared for the Uriver.ity E:nxars. in music, as w.,. .ir ntI ScnierPublic Exams Spcill ClIsscs isr Boor-Keeping, Tips-. ý :'r",". Dress-Making, Domestic E.so. ..m, and Pnysiical .,ulture. Th: Sisters c.fMercy hare alw a BOA:INti ANSi DAY SCt i. Lll'Ti.; BOY. irm 4 to to years of "ge It is called "Padua House." and -.r t, the Young Ladies Collect. 'he Curriculum embraces English up t i:I : .;i Exam. also Music, Drawing, tIc., if required. TERMS ON APPLICATION TO TlE MOTHER SUPERIOR. ANNEAR BRO S. (Late Jae, Noble) ----Railway Store, Mornington. CROCERIES. DRAPERY -&- MILLINERY T ADL A--Tbe E,-,t ]l Ut' T) DATE ,nlI ST'YLII. PRICE-The Lns:t . wa' See ur .u, F i nnrlsr BOOTS AND SHOES Blankets...