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WILLIAMSTOWN THEATRE. FIFTY WEEK ANNIVERSARY. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
VWILLIAMS'I'OWN THIEHATRL , llfT'Y \VWEICK ANNVIVERSAIY, 't-night the Thoatro has boon untloer flow nali gemoilnt for i0 wooks and111 to oulobrato the ocuasiun iMr Smith will present no oxtra upcoial poegrainmo of vandovillo novlmlties, lobleuf which will be Hugh ltuxhban'i batu.eos Boronador. Coy., a troulpo of eovon rfroat artiltt, who have goained a nplendid motropolitan reputation for their excellent ontertain ueeont. Aothoer upoeial novolty will be " Potrtum'a MiariiottoE," whilch in dese?lbod av the grokatout novelty in vauduvill,, ite wondemftl figurctI h ving taken over ft) ty yearo of Mr Petreauu's walk to bring to tlhe ulrvolloua por lfetion now obtained, The picture prograiuulno has not boon lleglcoted and two ostar iil mn will be shown, including one 1 ntitloed Liuutoiont Daritnf and the "?a'ilotl Ordori," a story of our biveo iavy. On TI'huriiday night next a now change l'O picturcIi will be shown, the utar lthu h:iig a subjeot )produced around the boautiful tsot:n " Av...
BELGIAN CHARITY CARNIVAL. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
Ih ,daI, U* ClAlrlUY OARNIVAL, A very successful 1 Hanulderchief Tea " in aid of the handkerchief stall xwas held at M1ri Ilillnun's, tlizr street, Ne?lport, on Wednesday afternoon, at which a number of ladies interested in the Carnivaxl attended and handod in sub:ltantial donations in haudker cliie. It was mentioned that Mesurs D, & W. M?array, 'linders lanuo, would forward a parcel of plain and fancy goods. The stall is in charge of Mesdamos llillian, Lommuon and I lowqua andi oeverything points to its being one of the most successful of the Carnival. NORTh STATEi SCOlOOL, No. 1400, 'Tho second contribution to tho fund amounted to Ct I, made up as follows: Teachers, £:t3/l;; Chihlron and receipts from concert, £4/14/- Tho total amount forwarded to the fund is now £18/6/0j.,
SPOTSWOOD PATRIOTIC FUND. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
13uP0WAYOOtunD PI'.TIXOTIO bUND. T ho sec'iy aekuitowlil'gce the tul Ihwiiig - I ,uiO~iii ' ;b).'',n IlU gci .031 12 0 illi I'. Jul tj.o ... 9 0 Ile J::uj uro ,.,, . 1 1 0 R30 15 0 Pi,°~vionuily tinlkliowlcif3. £51313 17 6 . ... 1 10 0 Aii Li. 0 6 0 Ale AM;i ... G 5 0 MIe. M. .,tlPh..,> 0 l 0 \1riO ii uti'hi . 0 5 0 MeMii": I v.,;i . 0 5 0 .. ]t 0 6 0 S.t:lftl ... .. 0 6 O 3 't.ati . 0 20 51t 0;11i, 1/-; 131 Sirvilo Mr Owu,, IN e Snub Ij i ý dý If0 3 0 5321 13 0 Ri a 'os l+'Itt PrCvilt I' 8!: 0wlcJ.0oJ $'02 10 0 ol'or I l1 My 3 rii Seout 1 1 0 'ot:il nm ::;.t cjilcoted at Spotswood tiL ~dte, Tlb/
PATRIOTIC FUND. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
iPAT'1u'rO PPUND, Pro'vinttiIy ae1lnnwlokgaod .. 317 16 7 Nti. Preeby, US. Iliblo lisace 1 0 0 BEI;OLAN FUND, AIrdon y lel~uvlcdiwc ·t:1 11I7 17 0 Pfut3.wdu of Childjoit'o Ic:;uir (cl:,iu tutl 1Tollio L-j1rtuu 161 (", Ii. Kcnimcreun) 5 0 0 11i'6 ltobiinoii1 . . ,. 1 0 0 ^!r Chavi'c Ov won, . ,.g 1 0 0 Ni Ilb PicAby S S. Bible Clam 1 0 0 Mv-ý I:i c: 11o.vbour_-_0/6i Y.M.Od., 131/- 1 tdy 51 yoro:Li Fuud, ;itto Shii~yd;,- ·- Wc:;lily (lultrihlt ion rccilY' I ly Air Uimolow from tie temn porairy iot.li (for theo 1trjjtjo FUni t111 \\1155 1;I 10/1 /d,
CASE OF POISONING. SUPPOSED ATTEMPTED SUICIDE. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
CASE OF POISONING. SUPPOSED ATTEMPTED BUIOIDE. PeriE? Nolson, a lumpor, residing alone at Dover road, was admitted to tho Hospital yosterday suffering from the offocts of poisoning Heo was brought to the institution by the police. Ho refused to give any in-, formation, All that he would any in answer to the matron's enquiries was that his name was Peter Nelson. A bottle of a wollknown poison was found on the premiaos and was taken possession of by the police. Nolson was attonded to by Dr. Eslor and is recovering.
THE WAR. THE CENSORSHIP QUESTION. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
THE WAR, TIHE ClitNOR.11IP QUISTION. Mlun. IL, \Villiau i an Enginur-minid sllil)lman o0 Conuuandnor luOreoford's stalf and it is probable that he has beon in actionu The publication of the naiuo of war ships or their location is not pl'unitted by the war authori tieu and that \:n? the reason why use could not be made of a very brightly witten narrativeo which was forwarded beforo the ,onsorship borecme o strict as it ia at lresont. The fact that Britin hil ship~ on all the seas and trado routea inalkcs ilonco necessary in rcgard to the movement of all vessola, naval and morcantile, hiacu: lst ioplrt, the work for the Rid Cro:e cl,,tlintl nnd working up of .cilds, Vii1niJn;ua and ontortaiinments htt lboon )pogrecssed wilh, To-day the lBelgian Cariiival tak.es place in the Gardens and a substantial addition to that fund ii conidently expceted. aRany garments have b)on cut up and dliatiibuted also skeins of wool for scarves and socks, The donations for the wOck received to dato are, f...
DEATH DUE TO SHOCK [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
DEATI-I DUE TO SHOCK Dr. Thomson yesterday made a post mortem examination of the body of Mr E. Sands I-Ie found the wound inflicted by the bullet was only super ficial and could not cause death, It extended across the left cheek and through the neck, but did not touch a vital part, Further examination led Dr Thorn. son to conclude that death was due to heart failure from shock, the heart being weak. The revolver was a new one worth about a pound, and was loaded in five chambers Examination by the police showed that it was defective and that it had misfired four times before the shot was fired which caused Mr Sands's death. Mr Sands was much upset owing to the fire which consumed his studio and the loss of which was not covered by insurance, the policy having been allowed to lapse It is supposed this fact, coupled with business worries, upset his mind, He was very regular in his conduct as a rule; and his absence from home the day before his death caused much concern in his household...
NOTES OF THE WEEK. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
NOTES OF THE WEEK, -The mail steameors are restoring lifo to the South end, -Special: " Marionotto" utatinu e at the Thoatro to-day at 2,.0. -Central State cohcol patriotio piic uro night in the Elmptona Pavilion inxt Tuesday. -The monthly moteeting of the Iorti oultural Society will lbe hold in the Moohanicsa' Iutituto on W\eduneday next, -MIr R. tmitlh, haird mrc or, Nolson place, has dispeced of his lointeosa to Mr R, U. Smith, who hl?.. been carrying it on since Mr Smith's illaeti. -Money has bcon plaoceil on the 'c oti mates for building anothor driedge, f, r enlarging the worl;khoplUt !: for provid ing now linoa of way to the piea . -Miss Goflf will give it display of physioal culture, fancy drill anid actlion songs by her pupiie nexl Ttlo?.dy -v.i ing at the ToItupratce h:0l. -Ryv. Franoi isin-oi Iit o' 'a ,coptoid an invitation to rcimai? annth'r your Ion suporintoudent of the lt levti? notrtii Meothodist circuit, makingl hits lint live years, -At the recent examinations (th...
MR. H. HICK'S MEETING. AT EMPRESS PAVILION. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
R1R. 1. H1ICK'S Mlit-i'INGi AT EMPRESS PAVILION. Mr, H. H.Hick did not adopt the usual practice of delivering an ad dlress that might be reported before polling day. The consequence is that any report of his speech can ha\'ve no bearing on the election, as it can only see the light after thlie event. Th' Mayor occupied the chair, and a vote of conlidence was pro posed by Mr. T. Boudge and Cr. Byrne, and agreed to. IMr. Ilick's speech was largely re miniscent, Ile spoke of what he had done 20 odd years ago, and lihe pointed out that thc "Advertiser" had never been included in the list of his admirers, He made a claim to credit for -the establishment of the Beach station, but the claim was contested by Mr. \V. Henderson, who ca:ne forward at tho rrttlost of the meeting, and said Mrr. Evans and himself were the original pro mnoters, Mr, -lick replied to this that he was one of the first council lors to support the project. Re ferring to his action with regard to H-Iannan-street, as rep...
BAPTIST CHURCH. CHRISTIAN ENDEAVOR ANNIVERSARY. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
BAPTIST CHURCH, -4------ CHISTIA, N ENDEAVOR AINNb ThIie imii;il Jun CiOr i.E. ll:lvirerary, ini CCIII li nI) itli tImle Cecl-strcct ilililU t ( lll lrch, wai I held on Tues glieli, it niiiii , acct 11111 C li Rev. E. i:; ilili Io lie cliair. Tie openIng piceccl rclicn:le Iby the little ones wit iuite lidy lioneigiig 'iilte Irene Day it pJiCIliIy 1 llli' 1 iIth teirli ofrthe audi lue i by. ler i neg~ing, "iiThe Lordethii mL 21(11T,phc 'Al Ii \ lJl r pliIee, "The I'licllll:CiijrIii I Iii 1111111 wth 1 .1, Ity Te lilil il~lr. nllc~ t~lil l ul i IIttli 1111 lof r( l ii j1( ile Iii) 111 11 II c.lr~ l i ItOll lill Ity th u rit aiid \iiC i ier dloriloo on ly lt. I '111o1he found lli( ticf, eiig i.ll ill I Ililillil (Il-IL( 1n11111 tIII att11 teII Iti(: ii tii . noCtiliong f enogh 1(5l len111t111 i CCII tcll 1), a:I thle moth r I I. ri l (Irll r :lriii 11,11 111 illl g11 12\UI OTt of IIoiiil, All.,: A. Ii.'!eiialie, toneo thee; pinceit,;' mAlII, and o liwne;In (lrter11, Aith prnc:,; foun A...
C.Y.M.S. CRICKET CLUB. ANNUAL SMOKE NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
C,Y,M,S, CRICKET CLUB, ANNUAL SIOKE NIGHT, The club's annual smoke night took place on Saturday the 26th ult. The branch has now been established 17 years, and has been premiers seven times, The president, Cr. J. J. Liston, presided, and the function was a great success. The Rev, Father Finan, in support ing the joint toast of "The Pope and the King," proposed by Mr, W. Wil son, said that he had every confidence that the now Pope, although practi cally unknown to Australia, would ably fulfil tlc duties of his high ollico in these troublous times, and that his elevation to the Chair of i'nlor would bIe acceptable to the titiltsih m'ptlire. The King hald all their ,ympalthy in the present crisis, and he (lather Flinan ) was confldent that liriti-h pluck would win, Under tihe liht ih Itag the Catholic Church enjoyed Its greatest freedom, and they vwould not forget that it was England which had received the re ligious expelled from France and Por. ngal[, To Irishnmen the crowning act of...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
K;i Latest English and French &lt;. Novelties0 Special Displays Every Day. SNAING SHI-OW C. T. KEI 8CO. Ferguson St. DI apoIrs, IY(ercors, &e, 288 NELSON fPLAC?,E WILLIAMSTOWN, 5flil i for L1?,S beoouao they iioll ,fol CASH. Bargains in Draper y and Mercery. lHoliosiy at Special Prioos, A FroeGift Ticket Given away with every 6d, worth, W. KEAYS & CO., 233 Nelson Place. Long Values. Short Prices. [A oaMo.] UNDERTAKER & EMBALMER. tDlpiSna huou Pi-o~esoe ftivo?'i) TIhe Oldeat, Moat i?conomnlial, and Comn .I .:;r-lan tar 1854, ploto ! irn in the Dlht bot, , `[ u'o?; F, iuI No. 25. DS ,E P H in BY IIll gA R, COorne~ Diougn,, li.; .ai:,d ;.Stvoedore Street, I'.... :. TLE tOHS No, 34 (WIlllIaimtewn Exohauno, PRO FE SSO ONA . fl END RSON & C. Ca. I0floRmt,. OO11TVYAý01r 1 RS & PIlOtOIt W, > cwn nby Ohiambotes, 480 LTl'EiL C oUUE NSj TnR1i i , Wllliinmitown Offloo " Kclvlo," OSBORN1 E YTflI4T. uma.a at Wmlltaimtovrn Until futlthlr notlon. T...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
A. CO( LLI N?iI)IDGliE, Aulctoneer 'Phone I lI:'NT COLLECTING 4, en :, O il Auctieonur, Xeal Estate Agent 220 anm 23 Collins Street, and at Newpo4,t. SE N£I T '-N? J ?VRV'V Tho ir?inglham of Au?tralia, Whoa Ba?lng or Sollung-SEL US "WI'LL no THu nIEaT., SAU EL SPRY'S SHOE STOIRES R. J. WATkRMN P k ©Io ietor. Nelson Place, Williamstown. (Near Yacht Olub hotel.) Iooos' of Pairs of BOOTS and SHOES to choose from Every Pair Guaranteed at 5/- in the I less than any shop in Melbourne, We stake our reputation with every pair. Think what a saving this means to you. Don't go Elsewhere. Come and Inspect Our Windows, Small profits and quick returns mean a saving to Purohasers. Draper ad lhe Small Deposit and 1/- Weekly Office: 108 Bakly-st., Footscray A Card will bring our Representative If you wish to have entire satisfaction in your IVEAT SUPPLY, place your Orders with . . . . . T.Ko Bennot & Woolcock One Quality only kept at all times. ADDRESS T, K, BBNN'I' & OOL0O(3K, Promi...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
The Orient mall ; teakmor Otway during tho wovok gavo the Railway pior somo ting of the appoaranoo of formeor days. A numbor of passougors visited the Whops and patroniued them freely and gave an appearauco of unwonted bustle to the south end, The next P. iud O. mail stoamor will also boith hero, as tho Port Molbourno Railway pier haa born tomporarily tskon over by the Dofonco D)?partmont, This it not the firls oc oniion on which the discarded Williamta town piora havos'arvod a uaoful tirn to the pasengcr triado, Mr Road, one of the town planning looturors tourlug this Stato, in his addrous in tho Olty on Taosday night, laid Molbourno wau offering a promium to elumdom by cou goating all its chipping into the narrow out possiblo limits in tho OCty, whon it could obtain abundanco of accoromod4 tion further out. Mesaur Pearion and Blunntt yestorday fined Georgo IHopo £2 for noglooting vaociuation, Mr A. T, iocharduon, tho Rato Oollootor, obtained orders for rates and iuterst, with 2/6 ...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
UIlt'Ci, ARTHUR.-On the 7th S ptombor at Oli Railway Rosorve, North Williantatown, to Mr and Mri IH. W, Arthur, a Son Victor Androo, MAlRIJAGE, NEWHIIM-OL1VEl.- On the 24 Sop t-nmbor, at St. Georgo's Ohuroh, Carl ton, by Rvy. Fathor Collina, Borgoant Jack Drammond Nowlham, I Company, Bth Battalion, A I?,, Broadmeadows, eldoet Bsu of Obarles Nowhanm, " The Gablos,' Oooan street, Brighton North, to Myrtle Franooo, 3rd daughter of James Oliver, *' Konmoro," Cioll street, Williamttown. DEATH. 8ANDS.-On the 80th Poptomber, 1014, at Williamstown (euddonly), iEdward dearly loved husbaud of AlioJ Sand and beloved father of Horbert and Roy. Agod 3O yoara. " So dearly loved, so deeply mourned." WARD--On the 2nd October, at her reideuco, '22 Dover aeooet, Williams stown, Mary Atn, widow of the lato Michael Ward and loved mother of M. J,, John, T. F, and D. J, Ward and Mrs ahirriff. Aged 77 yoars, RI.P, No flowors by rcquont, IN MEMORIA.M EOCOLES,--l loving memory of our dear tnother, who died ...
FOOTBALLER HELPS POLICE. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
FOOTBALLER HELPS POLICE. ?'l)onahl, tihe well-known foot l)llhr, came to tihe ass,istance of Coniitaillc ilcs on Satrdtla;y night, ;It ; i critical time. A telephone ti: ai;itc ha;d ibcn sent to Sergeant (tirtin from the Yacht Club Hotel, where some London firemen had be. comel offensive and refused to leave. One of the men? was in the -act of striking the constable, when I' D)onald interfered and the man was arrested on a charge of drun kenness, instead of a more serious charge; He came quietly after re ceiving from MN'Donald .a blow which knocked him down, The of fender was a fireman front the steamer Port: Albany, berthed at the Railway Pier, and he was in the company of several quarrelsome Orient firemen from the mail steamer Otway, berthed at the same pier. The quick way M'Donald got one in had a quietening effect on the rest of the party, and put a sudden end to what threatened to be a serious conflict with the constable,
CHIEF OFFICER ASSAULTED. A LIGHT PENALTY. [Newspaper Article] — Williamstown Advertiser — 3 October 1914
)HIEF OFFICER ASSAULTED. A LI(GHT PENALTY. Mess rs. 11 . Ilick, 13ulnnett, Stone lnd iontldhale, on Tuesday, heard S chl'arge of ass;ull preferred Igainst I [tnry I iedstrom, seamian n lifth stainer Port Albany, by Arthur "Tlhomas Fishwick, chief ,hicer of the vessel. On SatuLrday night the chief Illi r waI s \ alking to)watrds the ship iin cIompany with the chief engineer, and1 ;1 S they gIll near the naval depot, th defe:nldant appeared, and askd Iis way ito the Port Albany. \ hel Il Io ld l i) ol aloing, he identi lild witne ts Idll struck him, knock. Iotg his hat off. D)irectly after wois soli c o his comrades came lol anid look him on board, l\ain (on oard he became trouble. some, and, refusing to stay in his tn iiuall lrs, canme into the chief utlicer's room and struck him on thc ribs. After 'being put out, he came, back again, and kicked at the door, F[or this conduct he was let off with a line of 20/-, or 4I hours, on lite uinderstainding that he would be shilpted with lih v...