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TENDERS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

TENDERS Oil the recommendation of the surveyor, the tender of the Stan dard Quarries. Ltd., was accepted for the . supply of pitchers.—Cr Fielding thought they might secure the stone from the Yarraville gai> dens.—Cr Shillabeer : We want to, stop.that,—Cr Drew : The stone, is practically finished. I For the supply of brooms, it was agreed net to accept any tender, | but to make arrangements with the Victorian Institute for the | Blind for a term of four months. No tender was accepted for print ing. but it was agreed to divide the work between the five tender ers, at schedule prices. Advertise in the "Weekly .Newi", which is read in over 1000 homes j in dUtrict.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
KINGSVILLE AND QUEENSVILLE ESTATES NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

KINGSVILLE AND QUEENS-J VILLE ESTATES NEWS A meeting of the Kingsville Queen viilo and Clarendon Estates Pro gress Association was held' in the Kingsville hall last Saturday everv ing. Mr <J. Delzoppo presided. Tho newly-elected councillor for the east riding, Cr Xi. J. JIaher, was in at tendance. Among the correspondence was a letter from Mr U. A. Little, shire secretary intimating- that at the last, meeting of tile Werribee Shire Council it Was agreed, on the mo tion of Cr KoViinson, Seconded by Cr Sexton, that, the sanitur.v area bo extended so as to include the Clarendon Estate. The service would commence on October 1. Com. F.. E. Shillabeer, in reply to Association's letter, wrote promis ing to do all that he could to have water laid on the ' states. Mr Warde, M.L.A. wrote on same sub ject and advised the Association to :;>proach the council. A discussion followed on tho sub ject ot water for the Estates. Tho Chairman thought they should write to the Werribee Coun...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSGRAY LOOP LINEI DEPUTATION TO COMMISSIONERS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

FOOTSGRAY LOOP LINEi DEPUTATION TO COMMIS SIONERS I At last week's Council meeting, at the request of the Footscray City | Council, representatives of manu ! facturers interested in the loop i line at Footscray waited on the Council. The representatives who attended were—Mr James Cuming (CumiSg Smith and Co.), Mr VVis cher (Wischer and Co.), Mr K, W. Trend (Mount Lyell Co ). «jd Mr^ gdv Jobustone-CMiChaehs, Hallerr stein and Co.) • Mr Cuming said that the manu facturers had been approached by the Railway Commissioners re garding the matter. The manufac turers had previously offered to pay sixpence a ton more if the line were constructed. Those negotiations fell through, as the Commissioners then wanted them to pay the cost of the line, £12,000, which they refused to do. Recently a'Railway officer had waited on the firms interested, and asked them if they would renew their ofier of I 6d a ton extra. They replied that they would give 4d a ton. The Commissioners wanted the firms to als...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

CITY OF FOOTSCRAY. CITIZEN'S LECTURE,-No. 7 On WEDNESDAY NEXT, SEPT. 23, Mr .Charles C Keade 'Organiser Aus tralasian Town Planning- Tour} will lecture in Baptist Hall. Pa'slev St F»otscray. Su>>j ct '"THE MESSAGE OF GARDEN CITIES AND TOWN PLANNING." lO'i nucn'ficent Lantern S'i'les. Chair to be taken at 8 p m. by His Worship the Mayor ( r Bell) suppnr'ad by m-m ber« of the City Council Admission Free Come and bring your Friend9 F. MI1,NBS, Hon. Sec. 1

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PIGEON HOMING [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

PIGEON HOMING The Williamstown Homing Club held two very successful races from St. Arnuad an air line .distance of 125 miles 14 members sending 144 birds to be liberated at 1J-5, A strong northerly . wind helped to make a-very fast race of it, the winning bird flying the distance in 2hr»9 minutes- The results, lead ing six were:—1st, H. Collins' b.c.c. 6936; with a velocity of 1667 yards per minute, C. F. Thompson 1659; G. Swalwell 1658 ; W. Bugg and Son 1650; J. HolJinga 1640; J. and R. Swalwell ; 1632. 2nd St. Arnaud Race. 16 members 159 birds. This race was not so fast owing to a strong wind. Results, 1st Thompson and Quinn 1059 yds; E. Elso and Son 1049; WfBugg and Son .1045 ; C. F. Thompson 1037; G. Waycott l029;.ABaker 1019. This-, club in conjunction with.the V-H.A, have offered the services of the whole of their birds to the Defence Department to be used if occasion arises. The offer has been accepted The reliability of a homing pigeon as a messenger is beyond question. Take...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LYRIC PICTURES YARRAVILLE HALL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

LYRIC PICTURES YARRAVILLE HALL Some people, unfortunately, seem to associate bad shows and breakdowns in connection with the Yarraviile Hall. But the order of the day has changed. The Lyric pictures now being shown by the new Company are advertised as '"Equal to any. Better than -ost," and the Company earned the righ to the title in the two and three" quarter hours ot pictures screened last Saturday evening for th^ first ti • e The pictures which were well l:ghted on the screen, and flickerless, included the Vitagraph star drama, "The tragedy in the clouds." over 4000 feet in length, in natural colors, showing quaint scenes in Holland, and wonderful balloon ascents. Another feature was the illustrated songs by Mrs Jones, of Feotscray. who sang several songs well. To-night (Saturday), another fine program of pictures will be shown, and pitrons of the Yarra viile Hall will have no cause to regret their attendance. "Prisoners in the Harem," a 3000 feet Solax drama, is the star picture ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

" -M SPECIAL NOTICE. 'Well.- . Fashioned FolK pa^vor- , UOchmabts' And aa wt>nSer-l-Tho.-caroful~l tnanner in which every gar- | ments is tailored and the pre- j cision of fit- as well as the a fine range of materials to be jj found there - these are the " things that make Lockhart the J ■ most popular'tailor. I UdfoMgr, fSaUarfet J>.. I la ^x&rraville-i^j r i 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 quarter1* Only the Tender est and Juiciest of Fresh, Prime Meats, eta, ire supplied to cuitomtr* of J. G. DOBSON, Anderson St. Yarraville. I Give him your next order. Our Motto—"We strive to please.' CONFECTIONERY AND RE...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

IPHTBIjIO JSTOTIGSS w. H. FIELDING CASH GROCERIAND PROVISION MERCHANT has bean app ointcd Wood, Coal and Coke Merch amt for the Civil Service Stores. — ■:XH.E;.;iV.OTEft TEA HOUSE Try fow Teis 'Specia'liST :Blended by' tlie leading" Tea Experts. ' Best variety in" the district to choose from. Farm Produce a Specialty. V'ood Coal aid Coke at lowest Prices. Families wait ed on and Orders promptly delivered to nil -v.-u of the surrou nding district. 10 CANTERBURY ST., YARRAVILLE Something for the long winter nights Gramophone and Phonograph musical instruments of all kinds. Easy terms J arranged. BEN WILLIAMS Yarraville. THE WISEST SELECTION one can make in this life is a HOME Claude 5mith, Seddon, can supply you with any class of dwelling from £30 DEPOSIT, rent terms WHY DELAY? The only difference be tween renting and buying is the deposit Call, write, 'phone to day Railway Place Seddon CLAUDE SMITH Why People fcmile ■ Bee us they have no Intelligence. • 'l y vat too much meat ifr AND...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

pn _ FOR— High grade Goods at low prices. _ _ Birthday and | (J - Wedding Presents. Post Cards, Station ery, & Fancy Goods. LOW'S ANDERSON ST. FOR ELECTRIC LIGHT i LAMPS. "The Otram'' brightest and be»t| , The latest word in arti ficial lighting. 50 candle power 2/6 each. All sizes stocked, . W. C. LOW - YARRAVILLL — - CQ ■ T0 LOW,

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
GARDENS COMMITTEE REPORT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

GARDENS COMMITTEE REPORT Cr Drew reported that the Gar dens Committee had made a tour of inspection of the local gardens on Saturday last, and they visited all the reserves. They found some of the reserves in a very dilapida ted state. In fact, most of them It appeared to him that the gardens could be improved at very little cost- The committee was fairly unanimous that the fence around the Napier street gardens should be taken down, and the place cleaned up. There was another re serve opposite the Yarraville gar dens. known as the Cuming gardens. One could not see the gardens from outside the fence. The committee considered that the fence around that reserve should be taken down. As far &s the Yarraville gardens were concerned, nothing could be done there until the stone was removed. They found about a score of draught horses grazing ii Lhe reserve. In his opinion, tl: s animais should have been impounded. Cr Johnson-What about those horses getting into the Cuming reserve i...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL ' There was a full attendance of councillors at the meeting of the Footscray Council last Monday evening. The Mayor (Cr Bell) pre. sided. Correspondence was received, and dealt with as follows :— From Metropolitan Board calling attention to manhole being two to six inches above the road surface in Station road. — Cr Johnson thought the. Board had little to com plain;; • about. _ jSjtejUif becc,. said if there was'a dangerous'spot,, and the Board drew the Council's attention to it, he considered the Board should be commended.—Cr Harris : This road has cnly been constructed a few months.—The letter was received. Same forwarded indenture for execution indemnifying the Board against actions for trespass re pro posed water reticulation in Hock ing streets Granted. Same, notifying expiry ef main tenance period re water reticula tion in Tennyson, Hamilton and Seddon streets.—Referred to sur veyor. Percy Richardson desired per mission. to occupy during Show week portion of...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SUNSHINE EFFORT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

SUNSHINE EFFORT The Masonic Service held by the members of Uic Sunshine Masonic lodge,, in the local hall, on Suiul; afternoon; was Very successful and largely attended. About 50 members of the craft attended including visit ing brethren from Footscray entered the hall in. procession and complete ly filled the stage. The body of the hall, to which the pub,lie were ad mitted was packed to its utmost. The combined choirs of the Presby terian and Church af England led the music, the. hymns chosen being, "Oh CJod our help in ages past", "Onward Christian Soldiers" and Kipling's "God of' our Fathers". The anthem "The radient .Morn" by the choirs and the sacred solos by liro Arthur Smith "Thou'rt pussi: hence", and Mr Frank Gilbert "The Lord is my light" were a pleasure to listen to, while the splendid ad dress by Bro the llev J. T. Hamlin, will long be remembered by the Sun shino people who had the pleasure to hear him. The collection amount ed to £11/11/0. The entertainment arranged by ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PATRIOTIC EFFORTS FOOTSCRAY LADIES' PATRIOTIC ASSOCIATION [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

PATRIOTIC EFFORTS FOOTSCRAY LADIES' PATRIOTIC ASSOCIATION A meeting of the above was held I iu the Mayor's room at the Town hall on Wednesday evening, when 22 ladies were present. Mrs Drew | presiding The secretary (Mrs Shillabeer.) reported that since last meeting .£68/19/6 had been donated and they had about ^180 in hand. The accounts amounted to ^85 at present, and it was expected that when everything was cleared off [ they would have a balance of at , least ,£80. Two bags containing the following had been despatched I to the soldiers:—First bag 135 shirts, 114 belts, 205 bandages, 75 | cardigan jackets, 90 kit bags, 51 nightshirts, 8 knitted cholera belts, 20 washers, 9 bandages, 15 flannel scarfs, 50 nightingales, 62 under shirts, 264 small bags, 210 hand kerchiefs, 62 assorted bandages, 8 pair socks, 6 housewives 72 pil'ow cases, 600 safety pins 6 towels and 1 mosquito net. Second bag— 15 cardigan jackets, 25 cholera bells. 15 shirts. 1 nightshirt. 26 handkerchiefs, 2 scarfs, ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SENSATIONAL STORY' YOUNG WOMAN ATTACKED WITH A KNIFE ASSAILANT SWALLOWS POISON [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

SENSATIONAL STORY,' ' — ' I YOUNG WOMAN ATTACKED WITH A KNIFE ASSAILANT SWALLOWS POISON A sensational incident occurred in Wilson street, Yarraville, shortly after 7 o'clock on Thursday morn ing, when, according to the story of Lena Andersen, a man named William Texas Saville, 32- years, who resided at a boarding-house in Lennox street, Yarraville, at tacked her with a large peri-knife, and attempted to cut her throat. She raised her arm to ward off the blow, and the knife inflicted a wound one inch^deep in her right forearm. Miss Andersen screamed, and Mr Edward W. Stow, at whose house the girl liau stayed the night previous, came to her assistance. Sai'ijle then took a bottle of iodine liniment from his pocket, and drunk half the con tents. Mr Stow took Saville to the Yarraville police-station. Dr Percy O. Lord was called in, and he at tended both the man and the young woman. Savi'.le was then charged by Constable J. Murphy with hav ing wounded Miss Andersen with intent to murder ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

SCOVELL & SPURLING have a magnificent display of mens I wear at The New Corner, Nichol ;• son & Paisley Streets. A Special window dresser has been employed to dress the windows which are a work of art.—Advt,

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ACCUSED'S STATEMENT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

ACCUSED'S STATEMENT ; Accused in a statement said that the girl had been fooling him for a long time, and it was entirely her own fault that the trouble had oc cured. Ho only pulled the knife out to frighten her. She had been "stringing" ' him on, and ho. had tokl i her y she didn't marry him she would not marry anyone else. 1-To added "T took the poison with the intention of "doing" for myself as I thought I had "done" for her"

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MISS ANDERSEN'S STATEMENT Miss Lena Andersen in a statement to the Police, said:— [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

MISS ANDERSEN'S STATE MENT Aliss i<eua Andersen iu a state nicui lo lilt: pulicc. said :— "1 am a domestic servant employ ed at the ISutnerda Hospital, iirin street, .Richmond. 1 have known the accused, William Texas SaviHo for the past six months. Ho has been keeping company with mo lor about' 5 monlhs. JL became engaged to be married to him aoout 'J weeks ago. 1 was engaged to him about a week when, in jNewport one evening, he struck nio in tho face over an argu ment. 1 made it up with him again X parted friendly with him and did did not seu me for about six weeks. About two weeks ago, ho camo to tile place where I _jvas engaged anu haid to me " IV ill you keep company with ine again". 1 said, ,-I do not wish to have anything more to ao with you as 1 have already lost two places through you". He said, "if you promise to keep company with me, 1 will only visit hero when its your night out, and X pro mise not to stride you again". I said "1 do not wish- to keep com- > ...

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 half a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word SATURDAY, SEPT, 19th 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

the moving flnRcr writes/ and having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word SATURDAY, SEPT, 19th ^914 A further tramway conference was held yesterday week, when represen tatives were present from Foot scray, Jissendon and WiUianistown. Cr Fearce reported on the matter at Monday's council meeting, and complained bitterly of an article published in the "Advertiser" which was altogether misleading. 1-Ie re ferred to the reporting of such mis leading scatements as "a mean and contemptible action". As the result ,of thel conference, the Footscray City Council was to be ask(dr how much it was prepared to pay' off the loss of £3,122 on the lirst year of the trams. Cr Shillabcer .said the route was not altogether satisfactory. To his inind, they had put in the arteries lirst, in stead of the trunk. There was no population where 't was proposed to construct the line. The report was rcceived. The tramway question was...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

AMUSEMENTS TROCADERO THEATRE New attractions commencing Saturday, September 19 The Bouncing Busches ONE MORE WEEK ONLY OF LEONARD NELSON Pictures commencing to-niglit:— THE DEVIL'S EYE. THE DEVIL'S EYE. THE DEVIL'S EYE. A great Sensational Subject. Three reels of undiluted breathless enjoy ment. THE FATAL FLIRTATION Keystone Comedy. "Never Again'-, "Her Idol of Clay" 'VBasket Habit", "litwny in Dis guise" "The Lie" and many others. WEDNESDAY NIGHT ONLY. NERO AND AGKIPIJINA NERO AND AG RIP PIN A NERO AND AGIUPPINA The great ten part picture classic. In conjunction with usual program. THE VAMPIRE'S TRAIL.. THE VAMPIRE'S TRAIL.. THE VAMPIRE'S TRAIL.. A splendid two reel drama. SHORTY TURNS JtSDGE. A great two reel comedy, drama. The Keystone's "Rural iDemon"' 'The Beast" "Victims of Hate" and manr others. DANCING CLARENCE SISTERS AND BROTHER (mcdougall) having disposed of all interest in the Victor Theatre, are now holding DANCING CLASSES at 87 PAISLEY STREET, FOOTSCRAY. A GRAND VAUDEV...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
NERO [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 19 September 1914

NERO The greatest and longest film yet produced and shown on one night will be screened oh Monday night and the two following nights at St George's Theatre entitled "Nero" in 10 parts. . The story deals with the terrible sufferings of Christians of the early ages of Rome, the brutality, tyranny, and villainv of the high handed Nero. The film has been produced at en ormous cost, cities and palaces having been reconstructed with exact historical fidelity. The scenes in which the Christan martyrs are thrown to the lions, the burning and destruction of Rome, the Cha riot racing.'all go to show the ter rible treatment that martyrs of our present beliefs suffered. Commen ting on its production in London, the Exhibitor's Mail of April 15th says:—"Call it what you may, the praise is poor indeed for its occa sion.

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