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Federal Elections. SENATOR M'COLL AT FOSTER. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

Federal Elections. SENATOR M'COLL AT FOSTER. A largo crowd assembled at the Foster mechanics' hull on Tuesday evening last when Senator J. 1£. M'Coll addressed the electois. Mr. \V. H. Jackson occupied the chair and i briefly introduced the candidate who, j on rising to speak, was warmly re ceived. Mr. M'Coll said he was present that evening on behalf of himself and his five colleagues, one of whom—Mr M'Lean—was practically a colt of the team, but lie was doing his trial to the satisfaction of all. Mr M'Lean's father the late Hon. Allan M'Lean, was 0110 of the best politicians ever Victoria had, and if his son followed the politi cal career of his father lie would prove of value to the Government. In Aus tralia they had on the 5th Sept. to de cide whether the country was to be ruled under the broad principles of Liberalism which has built up all the splendid institutions; or whether we would try the tortuous road of social ism, which had always led to destruc tion. . People wero bei...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Shire Engineer's Resignation. CR RIGGALL IN EXPLANATION. "COUNCIL IN CAUCUS." [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

The Shire Engineer's,. Resignation. CR RIGGALL IN EXPLANA TION. " COUNCIL IN CAUCUS." In response to an advertisement signed by Cr Riggall, inviting ratepayers of the West Riding of the. Woorayl Shire Council to at tend a public meeting in the Leongatlia Hall, to hear his ex planation re the motion concern ing the engineer carried at last council meeting, there was a large gathering. Mr Rrl. Little was voted to the chair, and in opening the meeting said that the matter under con sideration seemed to be taken a great interest in by the rate payers, and they wanted to know something about the action of the council. Mr Gray, the engineer, was the principal subject of the meeting, whom they had known as a citizen for some time. He (the . chairman) then read the advertisement calling the meeting, and introduced Cr Riggall. Cr Riggall said that as one of the representatives of the west riding he felt it his duty to call -a public meeting of ratepayers to enlighten them upon the coun cil's...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

Show Your Good Taste. BUYS TO SUIT YOU IN STYLE, QUALITY & PRICE. WE Spremlisse in .MEN'S M VlJ'O TO .M12ASUR15 SUITS, fini-liM to vonr of * in jil • ft* Hiitii^fapiin- , hiwI i'hiiv»* .ail OTJIi IMill'ijS AliK UN('f)MPAI!AB:.H. N-w I'utti rus just to luini. It iosib imil.ing tu invpect—ix ruise tlii* |uiviiHg.\ Departments are stocked only with the Bist ot Ironmongery, Grocery, .*» Drapory. Where everything is of the ] Best by actual test. 1SSff OUR BLANTON'S sjs 5- -sp" WE CAN OFFER YOU SPLENDID VALUi IN Blankets. Blankets. ets. GPvEY, -DAliK GNEY and WHITE, Fall range of Sizes—all at Reasonable Prices MEN'S FELT HATS I11 all Colors. —[jIUghfc Prices. MEN S BOOTS - Li«ht, Heavy and Watertight. Hugh Thomson's Standard Screw and other makes. LADIES BOOTS & SHOES— In this season's styles. l'"nH stock now on hand. Stanley-street, TOl)l\A. Fashion 6 General DiMwrrs Model Stores Eaiwu SwnoN.RicnMOND.Vic Write to-day for | Autumn and Winter 5«ti»f-.ction i» guaranteed cn ...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DISTRICT NEWS. Fish Creek. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

DISTRICT NEWS. (From our Own Correspondents). Fish Creek The rifle range again hid a large' attendance on Saturday, 25th inst... when- teams representing Toora and Foster visited it to try conclusions with the local riflemen. iJespi e the large number who shot, the match was completed in a comparatively short time, in which respect Kislt Creek sets a good example to other clubs. Toora had previous reverses 10 avenge but their score, though higher than on the previous visit, was not good enough to beat Fish Creek's. The scores for the eight men counted in, in each team, \ver« Fish Creok 293, Toora 2Si, Foster 273 Mr J. Sheedy, who represented the local cluh in the Union team who ■ shot against Gou'.burn Valley and Williamstown Union teams, returned on Monday, 27Lli inst., with pletsant remembrances of his tri|'. South Gippsland worthily uphold the name of th-ir clubs, having been viutoiiou* in both matches.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Mount B[?]t. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

Mount Bast fpitOM OCR COKIlESl'OXIIEST.'l The many friends of Mr Garrett. Scannell vviil be sorry to hear that ho . was taken ill while working out in if paddock recently. Fortunately, help' was near, but considering; he is sucb iv heavy man it was no light task to gflt him homo. He lias been confined to his bed since, but the latest reports are to the effect that he is progressing satisfactorily. A largely attended meeting of rate payers was held in the local hall , oil* Saturday evening last, the object being to discuss road matters. Mr John Sc.innell was appointed chair man. After a lengthy discussion' several motions were passed, one of which was to the effect that the coun cil be urged to spend main road main tenance money on metalling the lower portion of Scannell's hill, and a fur ther motion requesting the couneil to-' have the road machine put on that piece of road between the hall and Alt. Fatigue.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Opening of Railway Hotel. PLEASANT SMOKE SOCIAL. AT TOORA. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

Opening of Railway Hotel. PLEASANT SMOKE SOCIAL. AT TOORA. No greater compliment could have been paid to Mr Webb Simmons than that which was tendered to him on Thursday evening last, when at his invitation about 100 representative residents attended a smoke social- to celebrate the opening of bis new hotel. Just over two years ago Mr Simmons purchased the hotel from Mr F. Blanc, and later on took over the management. About nine months ago the old hotel was des troyed by fire, and out of the ashes has risen Phcenix like, a new build ing with all modern improvements. It contains 32 rooms, including bar, commercial room, billiard par lor, card room, special sitting room, bathrooms, dining rooms, and spac ious halls and passages. The fur niture is polished satlnwood, and a very artistic appearance is present ed. The color scheme all through the hotel is cream, white, and gold, j and credit is due to Mr Simmons for the artistic taste displayed in the choice of the colorings. The effect i...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 7 August 1914

Woods' Gre.it Peppermint Cure, for Coughs an J Colds, never fails, 1/G Little Jack Horner sat sick in a corner, A coughing and rubbing liis eyes. As Granny was waiting, watching him taking A dose fit to poison the Hies. A draught of her own, far best, left alone, Which bIio made her young victim en dure— The silly old muff! to brew nasty homo , - • stuff When there's Woods' Peppermint Cure. For Chronic Chost Complaints, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure,1/6

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Woods' Groat Peppermint Cure, For Coughs and Colds, never fails, Is 6d

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FEDERAL ELECTIONS. MR. GEO. H. WISE AT FOSTER. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

FEDERAL ELECTIONS. MR. GEO. H. WISE AT FOSTER. On Monday evening last, in the Foster Mechanics' Hall, the In dependent candidate for Gipps land (Mr G. H. Wise) delivered an address to a large number of electors. Mr Wise met with applause upon rising to address the elect ors. He said that the people were about to engage in an election that was unique in the history of Australia. For the first time since federation was established 14 years ago the House of Repre sentatives has been penally dis solved, and the drastic powers prescribed in section 57 of the Constitution for the purpose of ending deadlocks between the two Houses was put into force. They were called upon to elect one member for the House of Repre sentatives, and six for the Senate. At the beginning of the last Par liament the position of parties was 37 on the Government side and 38 in Opposition. The Fisher Government decided to resign. Mr Cook was called on to form a Ministry, and set to work to do so, after consulting o...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Show Your Good Taste. aj * BUYS TO SUIT YOU IN STYLE, QUALITY & PRICE. \,\TR Spccnilissi in MEN"S MA D!i To MISASUii K SUITS, lini lu-1 f. ji'mr ownplrtu PiitiffiH"!""!, :in»l :iil I»TT 11 1 *i11 ( ES Al'h UN(JOl\lPA li AUi.K. SrW I'llttlTllS jllst ti> lllli'I. It IOHS tl«»I till «; !<> ini-peot—ex rciaf this priviii'ye. Departments are stocked only with the Best oi Ironmongery, Grocery, Drapery. Where' everything is of the jj~ Best bv actual test. ^ ~=3X-'--Z r, WE CAN OFFER YOU SPLENDID VALUE IN • GREY, DARK OIU5Y and WHITE, fall range of Sizes—all at Keasonable Prices MEN'S FELT HATS - la all Colors. — Eight Prices. MEN'S BOOTS - Light, Heavy and "Watertight. Hugh . Thomson's Standard Screw and other makes. LADIES BOOTS & SHOES In this season's'styles. Full stoirk ■ •• • now on hand. '' ' ''' : Stanley-street, TOO 11A. Fashions. General Dimmeys Model Stores Eaiu-w Swnos.R1cnMosD.V1c Write to-day for Autumn and Winter ■ Catalog — Satisf-clion i* gu...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
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South Gippsland Agricultural Societies. CONFERENCE OF DELEGATES. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

South Gippsland Agricul tural Societies. CONFERENCE OF DELE GATES. The annual conference of dele gates representing South Glpps land Agricultural Societies was held in the Korumhurra Me chanics' Institute on Wednesday last. The following represented the socisties interested :—Korum burra, Messrs A. J. Ritchie! (in the chair), and VV. S. Langiiam; Leongat/i a, Messrs J. Allison and J. Eecles ; Great Southern (Foster). Mr Jas. Allan ; Yarram, Messrs T. J. McGalliardJj and R. Bobson; Lang Lang, Messrs W. C. Greaves and R. LeRoux ; Pow Jett River District (Dalyston), Mi Mosley. The opening subject on the business sheet was that of the churge to vendors of pigs of Gil per head made by the Melbourne auctioneers .in order' to'provide compensation to purchasers, of pigs subsequently condemned. , After discussion, the following motion by Messrs Mesley and Greaves was carried :—''That the Chamber of Agriculture be re quested to ask the associated auctioneers to apply tho 6d per head charged t...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Foster Progress Association. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Foster-- Progress Associa f ^ ; tlbn. The usual monthly meeting of the FoSiyi-.Progress Association look place oil Tuesday evening, 4th iimt., there byinj^ present :—Dr. Wilson (chair), K: K. iikinm.-r, Win. Wood, D.- W. Witton, M H. Smith mid the press. . COliltESPPXDKKCU. From Di-.purtrneut of Public Work?, through'Mr X'- Livingston, M.fj.A. :— Sir,—Adverting to the communication uf the 29th May lust, nuHmiltoJ by you front F." t\sher, secretniy to the Foster ProgrusB Association nii'l your representa tion;; ill! tli« nutter, Iain directed to inform you that in view of i lie fact that tills.Department is at present engaged on worK'ai the Fianklin channel, the esti mated col>t of which in £4.500. and which when completed,.will alFnd '.lie most rilirect way of acccss to tlio National 1'ark .via Hiniiisoii and Bowen, through tlio channel now hying dredged, ail eX|iendi t,utO:.o£ nbrout £1,750 on the MJugosted '.urec ami of a jetty at Foster buich cj.ii •l|nt :%t,;piesuiU bo recomm...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DELEGATE'S MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

DELEGATE'S MEETING. A meeting of delegates took place at the Royal Mail hotel, Foster, on Wednes day, 5th inst., there being present Me>i><rs C. Morion (chair) and F. Fisher (Foster), L. Meyers and W- Simmons (Toorx). and E. Standfield and Jus. Mac Brido (Fish Creek). Some discussion ensued over a letter received from the Fish Creek club pro testing against umpire Dessent on the ground of incompetency and inconsistent decisions, hut the Toora delegates boing satisfied, moved to ihe effect iliac he bo retained for the remainder of the season. An amendment followe-l " that the asso ciation dismiss umpire Dissent," and was :arried by 4 votes to 2. Mr. Meyers moved that the umpire be appointed out of the shire, but it was lost, and after si brief discussion it was agreed that Mr. G- M Pher.son bt> Appointed! The mutter of late shirting in the match .it Toora on the 1st, was brought forward by F««s'er delegates and eventu ally Mr- Siandtield moved that the T«>&...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Golf. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Golf. Y;?rQi^sShttiMlify. liisb" .tlie >Xoora-;>aiid< 'Wel»irgo<jl*aelOrligii"played- 'it' return' Yniifchf&'iiithe Toorii links, with the Vesulf-tliiit tliii'lioliiC teniii won by 30 .holes; 28 | hcos to C holes' 1.0 iiais. Afternoon tea wifs supplied by 'the ;ljioUes[ and through-.tlie courtesy of Mrs F. W. Lsiwrence, served on the verandahf at her InJiise. Following •are details of the play :*r- • '.TOdliA-.' = ' 1 11.An WfiLSilPOOL, | H.A. P. Soannoll 3 4' B. TinJale 0 0 C. H. Bechor 2 jJ- J. Cock ' 0 0 V. Warrington sq. Ii.'Pcarco ' Bq. F. Rollings 2 3 R. Warren ■■ -0 0 T. G. Andtrson 0 0 A. Cliristensen 3 4 P. Chapman 9 5 D. Edwards 0 0 ;—Calla'gtian 7 5 — Guyett 0 0 Miss-Scannell 4 4 Mra Nicol . • - 0 0 Mrs Jacobs 3 4 Miss Wilson 0 0 ■Miss liiuhartls 0 0 . Miss Kerr .23 Miss Dawson 0 0 Miss Righetto 1 3 30.28 • 0.10

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

D. W mm JL A J MAIN STREET, FOSTER. Land Salesman Stock, Estate, and General Commission Agent. Sworn Valuator. 1 and Selling a Speciality. D strict Agent for tlie famous Mnssey Hajris Farm Implements. r, GENT FOR—Royal Fire Insiir ance Coy.,-Natiunal. Mutual Life Assurance Coy., Mount Lyall Manures!. Federal Milking Machine?, Melotte Separators. — W. W. lias a large metropolitan ®j ction and is in t'.'uch- wiib clients over the State. THE Gippsland & Northern Co-operative Selling COY. LTD. "O AS been uppuiuted Llie wholesiile ■*-*' distributing Agents for the Gipps i.'iul Co-operative Bucou Curing Co. Ltd., Dantienong. Ask your Grocer for Dtindfuonj; bacon Toora Private Hospital T.ADIES accommodated. Every comfort. Doctor in attend ance if needed, Charges moder ate. Particulars apply— NURSE BARRATT, TOORA Carriers' Noiee DESTUES to notify the public o Foster and District that ho lin purchase the business of GENERAL CARRE from Mr Geo. Phillips, and by stricl at tention to bus...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The War. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Much interest was evinced locally in regard to the war during the past week, and the spncial telegrams re ceived by Tue Ensign and posted at -Mr Giddings' tobacconist shop was much appreciated by the public. The latest war cables was posted daily.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
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Toora Golf Club Ball. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Toora Golf Club Ball. i Tli e .vns an assemblage of over -10 couples lit the . Tooni Uolf Club's annual ball,, held in the Mechanics' hull on pill iriaf., and whs n brilliant success.'-"" There was a large number of visitors fiom other parts piesent, Fos ter, Yanam, Welshpcol, Leongatha, ami- Melbourne being icpr<tented Special attention was given the adorn ment of the hull, Hags, streamers, mid bunting of national colors giving it an attractive appearance, and those who performed this work deserve much praise. The president (Mr V. Law rence) and secretary (Mr V. Warring ion) are to be complimented on the general excellence of the arrange ments, whicit in every detail, were perfect. The lloor was in splendid order, and Urunberg's orchestra sup plied music tli.'it was a treat even to listen to. The commissariat depart ment contained almost anything that one desired, for which the ladies de serve to lie complimented. The func tion was kept going until a lato hour and proved...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SOUTH GIPPSLAND RACING ASSOCIATION FIXTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

SOUTH GIPPSLANI) RACING ASSOCIATION FIXTURES. The following dates were al lotted for the coming season :— Meeniyan, Monday, December 28th. Stony Croek, Wednesday, January 20th. Korumburra, Wednesday, January 27th. Foster, Wednesday, February 10th. Leongatba, Friday, February 12th. Kornmburra, Wednesday, March 24 tli Association, Friday, March 26th. The State Premier: "The issues of the war are so grave, and the considerations so momentous,that it it is impossible to compose our selves to the minor matters of politics and legislation." Victorian banks hold £9,000,000 in reserve coin. Throughout the Commonwealth the bank reserves aggregate £45,000,000. Many persons throughout the Commonwealth are laying in food supplies, anticipating a heavy advance in prices. With Europe in arms, the price of food-stuffs will naturally rise. Parliament is in no humor for politics, and has adjourned for a week.

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
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Patriotic Demonstration at Toora. LOCAL VOLUNTEER CORPS FORMED. NUMBER OFFER. THEIR SERVICES TO GO TO THE FRONT. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

Patriotic Demonstration at Toora. LOCAL VOLUNTEER CORPS FORMED. NUMBER OFFER- THEIR SER VICES TO GO TO THE FRONT. Toora might well be proud of the early and decisive manner in which the residents acted when the news cfiiiio through that England bad de clai'ed war against Germany M r Jabez Richards, who has set n active service in South Africa, instigated a movement to see in what manner ser vice might be rendered to the Mother country and Australia by the residents of this district, the suggestion being that those who were willing to go to the front might do so, and to form a local Volunteer Coast Guards for the purpose of defending the shores of this country, Should occasion arise. It took very little to rouse up the patriotic feeling as only 24- hours notice of the meeting was given and the hnll was packed. On the motion of Mr Jacobs, Mr James Allan was voted to the chair. In opening the meeting. Mr Allan made a stirring address, which was full of patriotic sentiments, and.explain...

Publication Title: Toora And Welshpool Ensign And South Gippsland Observer
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THE CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Toora and Welshpool Ensign and South Gippsland Observer — 14 August 1914

TI1E CONCERT. Otase on the appointed time the conovt t pivgivmrnu was coinincnc! d will) a piano duet by Miss O. Davis and Mr Stan Davis. It wus nt fust tliuBghf, by several apologies buin:; ivwivcd, that the event wus goin:; in suffer a bad reception fio'iii •i'e hearers but tucli (to ilio pleasure of .the chairman, Jlev. A. G. S uple-1 •Inn) whs not so as the items given \vtu-.i it'iinirably tendered mid meii ed the reward they were justly entitled, to in thfi wiiy of ail encore number. Tlio jjf.igr'iinme icceived coneicJeniUle assi.-jtun'vC by the appearance of Miss Manttfk-id (n visitor from Melbourne), who g^ve four iti inn, each of which pleased the audi-iicd to such an ex tent t!i;it an mcore number was essential. Besides rend' ring ssveral Miss Alullsfi )ld favoured the jaiuiienee with as many ri-cittt'ioii* wlii'.li were also reefiveil with rounds of h jplHiise. The other items on tlie |)r<v: awiiji' were as follows ;—Song, " Gi.li uits of England," Mr.J Sh>iw...

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