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

WARMTH AND COMFORT THIS WINTER ♦ ♦♦♦ Cleanliness Economy, and Comfor makes a home-a joy. GAS FIRES to fit existing grates. The passing of the household drudge. Domestic Labour saving appliances should be in every home. Ladies who strongly object to winter fires causing smoke, dust, ashes, cleaning of grates, etc., have only to experience one winter with GAS FIRES to convince them that they have too long put up with all the drudgery and inconvenience of other fires. To be had from upwards. Maximum cos' of fixiDg, 10/- Send for Estimates, or call at:- FOOTSCRAY GAS and COKE Co. Ltd. WHITEHALL St, FOOT SCRAY, Tele 99 Ft'scray' Advt. DO YOl) WORK HARD? If so this must BECAUSE, if you work hard, you must hav,e clothes to stand hard work, and the working man must have high quality for low prices, and we are placing this before you in our special lines of Working Shirts. A special line of HAVARD SHIRTS of a clean pattern at bed rock prices, also a special line in plain "or striped GALATEA....

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LOYAL JUBILEE LODGE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

LOYAL JUBILEE LODGE The above lodge held their usual meeting last Wednesday week in the presence of afairly large muster of members. Three propositions for membership were received. In giv ing their report the District dele gates stated that they had" b.een suc cessful in having the matter of the Mortuary Benefit Fund postponed for six months. The secretary re ported that the money for the Pat riotic Fund was coming in fairly well, and as they have two mem bers going to the front, namely, "Bro IV. Malloch, and Dro E. Hc&fcihon, all members who have not yet sub scribed are earnestly requested to do so as soon as possibie. The lodge is pleased to note, that Pant Grand Beil has been eiected Mayor of Footscray and a motion was cur ried that a letter of congratulation, be forwarded to him. Ow ng to the scarcity of -eggs, the. Egg and sgoon race had to be abondoned and xn im promptu euchre tournament n*as held instead. The winner proved o be R. Ellis who played P. Sch-uTer off for...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LOCAL CRUMBS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

LOCAL CRUMBS • Royal Show. • • • • Concluding- day ^to-day. » • • . »p«biio YafrSwlteSHaH^ Stephen jst reel. An order was made against Eiiza beih Withers by the local court on Monday for ^1/0/2, being an amount due to the Footscray Coun cil for slectric energy supplied. W illiam Texas Saville was commit ted for trial at the I''ootncray court on Monday on a charge of having wounded Lena May Andersen with intent to murder her.—Pago 1. The ladv supporters of the Gor . don Parade cricket club, are giving h grand social aiid dance in the Cuming Institute . on Thursday even n<j, October 15, in aid of funds for the cluo. In aid of the building fund for the Roman Catholic Church at Sunshine, a. comedietta, entitled 1 urn Hijn Out," and • a concert ' an.l dance, -il. be held in the Deer .Park Hall, on Friday. Octoher 2 It has been arranged to run- drags from Sunshine to Footscray for the convenience of dancers. * • t • At Monday's sitting of the Foot scray Court, the following par...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSCRAY PATRIOTIC FUND [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

FOOTSCRAY PATRIOTIC FUND Previously acknowledged .61315 0 4 Employees Colonial - Ammunition Co.v (4th instalment) 32 I • 0 Employees J. H Hoop: er and Co 16 3 6 Employees and Staff Mt Lyell Works (2nd in stalment) 6 17 0 Employees foots :ray f Council (3rd instalment 3 16 A.N A Yarraville 2 '2 0 J, P. Brennan 110 W. Trythall 10 6 Pearce and Son (2nd instalment) 10 0 ^1377 18 10 FOuTSCRAY BELGIAN KEL1EF FUND Previously ccknowledged £46 10 3 T. H- Launder 110 A.N.A. Yarraville 110 'Pardo' 5 0 G. J. G. 5 0 £49 2 3 On Thursday eveni"g the .Ya,r»vl,>* Football Club arranged a send-»tf 'o one <>{ their players - Johnnie Scott, pror to his departure to the front wit" the Ex pedi ionary Forces. The function took place at the Yarraville Hotel, and Mrs herlowitz the Lady President, very generously bore the whole of the expen ses. Great dif appointment was expressed when it hecame lcn wn that Johnnie could not obtaiin leave to be present Mr Srott attended to represent h'* son....

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 — 26 September 1914

LYI4IC PICTURES—YAIUliVVrLLE HAIjL. Tho abovo company showed to a largo audience at the YarraviWe hall . last Saturday evening, and thoso who attended were delighted at the excellence of the program submitted To-tiight's program includes a big detectivo story sensation entitled, "Tight for a Fortune" in which tho veteran Detective Hayes is again on tho track of the notorious "Black 13". Included is this highly thril ling picture is one sensation in which Hayes, the celebrated detec tiva .observed the ingenious escape of a man in a haloon, st ers a aeroplane underneath, and grasping tho anchor-rope, swarms up to tho basket. A sharp struggle takes place between the detective and the vil lain, and both aOentually fall into tho river below, from which they are rescued by the crew of a pass ' ing steamer. The picture is describ ed as one of the biggest sensations ever screened in Australia. Among other pictures is "The Iron Man", a 1800 feet Urban star drama, and the comic eliment is sup...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
AMUSEMENTS WAR ON THE SCREEN [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

AMUSEMENTS WAR ON THE SCRPF.NT Chief among a big- programme at St George's Theatre to-night are two fine military drunas. The first, A Daughter of the Confeder acy'. is a thrilling story of the Civil War, with vivid battle scenes and exciting incidents; it is in two reels, and features the charming Kalem actress, Gene Gamier, The second is a military stcry of the early days entitled "The Barrier" this also is in two reels and pro duced by the Broncho Co. A third star drama The Banker's Daughter presents an old'favorite Miss E. rhillips better kno n here as Mrs Stanley Wa!po!e, in a comedy role. Monday s programme has three features. The biggest is the great Nordisk drama 'Alone with the Devil', a three reelthriller; another is 'The I,uck of Policeman O'Roon a two reel drama by American Standard; and there is a riotous Keystone comic "The .Fatal Taxi" as-well as a ynmber of othets.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SUCCESSFUL CONCERT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

SUCCESSFUL CONCERT At the Yarraville Baptist Church on Thursday evening, 17th inst., a most successful concert was given in aid of the building fund for a Kindergarten class room in connec tion *'ith the Sunday schgol. Rev W. O. Ward, Pastor of the Church, presided. The progi amme, which had been arranged by Miss Olive Berry, of the Footscray Baptist Church, was of a high class char acter, and was well rendered by ihe various artists takinsr part. Mr Phil Mountain sang in fine style "In the garden of my heart" and "It's a long way to Tipperary," the audience joining in the chorus. Miss F. Nielson sang ' Dream of Home," which was well received. Mis%F Hohmuth sang '"Gounod s Serenadi" and later 'Who'll come a* Maying," which was encored and responded to with "P- red ros; bud." A duel finely sung by Miss E Hunt and Mr J. Hill ' The Keys of Heaven," was encored. Mits Kate Cornell was encored for her humorous sketch. Mr Jack Claike- Niss Lydia Hansford and .vlr Sian M'Douald also rendere...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
DEBT CASES. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

DEBT GASES. Orders were obtained in the fol lowing debt cases at the local court on Monday:—Ariel Cycle Co. v. W. Gwatkin, .£5/19/, with 20/6 costs ; v. A. O'Brien, ^2/3/, with 15/6 costs ; W. H. Birch (repre sented by Mr Secomb.), v. Francis J. Gibbins and William P. Kelly, £7, with 13/ costs ; -v. Thorq'as' and Mary A. Miller. 10/, with 13/ costs ; v. Edward W. and Rubinia Prendergast, £ 13/10/, with 17/6 costs; Andrew"Bremner v. D. J Runciman, jQbjb/, with 20/6 cpsts, v. H Roberts, ;6l/2/6; with 15/6, costs; Hudson and Douglas v. Ed ward and Mildred Haywood. £\ 5/ll, with 15/6 costs; v. Richard G. T. James, ^2/8/11, with 15/6 cr sts ; G. Mowling and Son v. D Hamilton, £34/7 jS, with 5/ costs. At Thursday, week's local Court, orders were obtained in the follow ing debt cases:—J. S. Anderson j (represented by Mr Secomb), v*. Donald M'Neil, j£3/9/, with 40/6 costs; y. Alfred Hawkins, £&, with 40/6. costs ; v. E. I*. Towjns end, £7, with 15/6 costs; v. Thomas Wilson, £9, with...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COURSING YARRAVILLE TERRIER CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

COURSING iTARRAVILLE TERRIER CLUB. The Yarravillo Fox and Irish Ter rier Coursing Club held a meeting "on tho Yarravillo ground last Sat urday afternoon, under rather un favorable weaker conditions. Tho wind blew across tho ground, and niado the spectators generally un comfortable. The .coursing was wat ched with interest, but many of the rabbits were poor. A feature of the meeting was the succes of Yank, a ■Werribeo ouned dog, who won two stakes. Tho officials did the best they could under the circumstances, tho slipping of Mr W. Stroud being particularly good. The maiden stako was won by "Thistley" In good style. • • • ■ WER111X1EE CLUB. S Tho Werribee Fox and Irish Ter rier Coursing (.'Hub will hold a meet ing to-day (Saturday) in the Wer ribee enclosure. Local coursers can travel by the 2 o'clock train from YarmtfMe*

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. i I' Well Fashioned FolK favor LOCHHART5" Andrto wo^ier ! Tlie-c^reful maWer In" which"every "gar ments is tailored and the pre cision of fit - as well as the fine range of materials to be found there - these are- the things that make Lockhart the most popular tailor. 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 canonly be wit-h drawn at termination of each quarter's Only the Tenderest and Juiciest of Fresh, Prime Meats, etc., are •applied to customtri of J. G. DOBSON, Anderson St. Yarraville. Give, him your next order. Our Motto -"We strive to please.' confectionery AND REFRESHMENT ROOMS Ballarat Street, Yarraville Mrs HOSKING, Proprietress. We- stock all ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ROWING NOTES [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

ROWING NOTES The nnnual ba!l whs held by the Club on Tuesday evening at the^Fe'deral hall, and proved a great success, About 100 persons were present On Saturday, October 3, the rowing season will be official y opened at the local c*ub h use. The annual Shallatd fnur oared taces will be held, and duri g the »ftrrnoou the new clinker racing eieht wll bechrist-ned. The Footscray Band *ill be in attendance and afternoon tea will be provided for visitors. This afternoon members taking rart ip ^CTarnival will leave th" club house at I p.m. beaded- by tHeir own band of 36 performer*. i

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

AMUSEMENTS' TROCADERO THEATRE New attractions commencing Saturday, September 26 Special Engagements ami First Appear —ance of— PETRANN'S MARIONETTES The Greatest Novelty in 'Vaudeville. Direct from leading Theatres. Something new, novel and entertaining, which will please the most fastidious Special Harioaitte Matiae* Saturday afternoon. First Appearance. Direct to the "Troc" from Rkkards' Tivoli Theatre KRACHT BROS The very last word in hand-balancing and-novelty roman ring experts. MABS CAMPBELL The dainty dancer and Singer. In her latest Amercian successes. Pictures commencing to-night:— THE CORNER HOUSE BURCLARY A Magnificent 3 reel se"sational drama, LADDIE A. beautiful two-reef'flomestic drama "• One of the best Edison Productions X special comedy subject. 'BUNNY BUYS A Ha REM." Other subjects : ' A story of Little Italy" "A Bit-Fishy" "Buddy's First cill" and latest picture war news. COMMENCING 'WEDNESDAY Keystone Comedy. "FATTY AND THE HEIRESS" THE CONVICT'S RETURN A great S...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ATHLETICS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

ATHLETICS At the Caulfield racecourse last Saturday, S. C Thomas, secretary of the Footscray Harriers, was successful in gaining second place in the 440 yards handicap. It is to be hoped that other members may put forward their best efforts to bring the club into prominence by successfully competing in open events.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RIFLE NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

RIFLE NOTES. The above clu)> will havo no ta - guts on Saturday the 26th as tne Union has a shoot at 200 yards with miniature guns,, 10 rounns, Aramunication to be had on tne range.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COMPLAINT AGAINST DANCING HALL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

COMPLAINT AGAINST DANCING HALL At Monday's meeting of the Footscray Council, the Inspector reported re the complaint made by MrvP. Cnllins and others against a dancing hall in Smith street. Yarra tfille. Mr Whitehead said he had investigated the matter, and it was practically a neighbor's quarrel. He had interviewed some of the people who signed the petition, and they informed hi.,-, that they had no objection to the present hall. If the hall was .extended, and the building regulations com plied with, he did not think that any nuisance would be caused. It was not a public hall. ; A letter was read from Mr Chas. Craven, owner of the hall, as follows:—"I noticed a report; in the local paper that a petition has been presented to the Council' praying tEat^jfEeT"pre mi ses being" used by me as. a'ball be discontin ued,' and also for the rescinding: of the permission recently-granted by the Council to extend the building on the grounds thai same \yas being u-ed as a public dancing hall, a...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

P [JBLIG JSTOTIO ES W. h. FIELDING CASH GROCER! AND PROVISION MERCHANT has been app ointed Wood, Coal and Coke Merch a»t for the Civil Service Stores. — N<M£D i EA HjQJUM ---'-I 1 Try our Teas ■ Specially Blended by • the Leadinp j Tea Experts. Best variety in the district to j . choose from. Farm Produce a Specialty. j Coal and Coke at lowest I'rk.es. Families vaU :d on and O rdors promptly delivered to ~ -< -. of the surrou nding district. 10 CANTERBURY ST., YARRAVILLF Something for the long winter nights Gramophone and Phonograph musical instruments of all kinds. Easy terms, arranged. / BEN WILLIAMS Yarraville. Why People Sutler Be an^e they have no . Intelligence, i. They eattoomuch meat t AND Drink t o much water Thus bringing od adreadfultorn p.aist which is. railed japaDitcus. I have cured hundreds of suHerer during the hot weather by my i ute 5**0© j Spirits. and . Heavenly 3eer Cure Guaranteed.. H and See J. KENNEDY, —S-TOMEY CiiEEK HOTEL, dyils Stieet...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

Fco . FOR— High grade Goods at low prices. ■ ^ Birthday and TO - Wedding Presents. Post Cards, Station ery, & Fancy Goods. LOW'S ANDERSON ST. FOR ELECTRIC LIGHT LAMPS. "The'Osram'' brightest and best; Tbe latest word.iiT arti ficial lighting. 50 candle power 2/6 each. All sizes stocked. - W. t. LOW - YARRAVILLL — ■ M j - TO LOVE'S

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PORCELAIN WORKS INSPECTION OF FACTORY AT YARRAVILLE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

PORCELAIN WORKS INSPECTION OF FACTORY AT YARRAVILLE An inspection of the factory of the Australian Porcelain Works Pty., Ltd., whose works are situated in the building known as the old pottery, south from Francis street, Yarraville, was made on Saturday, afternoon, by a large number of shareholders in the com pany. The works have been estab lished in Yarraville for about eighteen months, but the.time has inostly.been spent in experimenta lisation. The proprietary has now set about the supplying of the com mercial needs- Insulators for elec* trie wires have hitherto been largely imported into the Common wealth, and the fact that the sup plying centres have been in Austria and Gexmauy bade fair, in the face of the existing European situation, to defeat public requirements The fact, therefore, that, the proprietary has so far confined its operations'to this branch of the industry comes very opportunely. The price of a porcelain insulator is^set down at about 3d., and the proprietary— a...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE STABBING CASE YOUNG WOMAN ATTACKED WITH A PEN-KNIFE FORMER LOVER CHARGED ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR TRIAL. COURT PROCEEDINGS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

YARRAVILLE STABBING CASE YOUNG WOMAN ATTACKED WITH A PEN-KNIFE FORMER LOVER CHARGED ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR ; TRIAL. COURT PROCEEDINGS * The l-'ootscmy Court was crowded on -Monday wlien William Texas Saville, a young man, was charged with having, on September 17, at Vai'raviUe, unlawfully and with nidi ire aforethoyght wounded Lena Mav Andersen, with intent to murder her Messrs William Mitchell (chairman), .1: McPhee, U. H. Bracher and 1.. Collins, J s. 1'., comprised the llencii Sub-Inspector Wescott appeared to prosecute, and" accused was defended by Mr. .W. Brocket. Sub-Inspector Westcott said that Miss Anderson had been engaged to j be married to Saville, but a few weeks ago, he struck lifr in this face. Since that, time she would have nothing to do with accused* who tried to force himself on the young woman. When she met ac cused on the morning of the 17th, she told him she was going to the pol ce station. Accused then pro duce^ a pen-knife from his pocket, and Miss Andersen rec...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
THE TURF. TO-DAY'S SELECTIONS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 26 September 1914

TO-DAY'S SELECTIONS Corinthian Handicap — Letter aratn or Suorts Girl Hurdle—La Annie or Calabash Narre Warren Handicap—Lipola or Maltgtiard. Steeple- Sapper or Wasseca. Rupertswood Handicay — De Gama or Meriuis. Hunt Club Cup —Swedish Lad. Berwick Handicap—Apiarist or Pinkerton.

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