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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
F HARPER is prepared to wive . estimates for PAINTING and General Repairs. NOTICE, -0 Auyone found TRESPASSING with dog or gun in the KORONGAH Pad dog. or~ PROSECUTED. docks will be RO . LONG, Korongah. pUBLIC NOTICE. ERSONS with Dog or Gun are s P arned against TRESPASSING on I Aringa North. E. R. de LITTLE. FebruarY 17,1914. PUBLIC NOTICE. roxsoN LAID On my Property at Korongah. J. Win. CRAWLEY. OR Wall Papers and Painters' FMaterial try P. F. HARPER, Koroit ]IUSICAL TUITION. Miss Myrtle Cutting SS prepared to TAKE PUPILS for MUSICAL TUITION (Practical and Theory). Pupils prepared for examina- s tions. Terms on application, " loyne, Pot Fairy. - Tuition in Music and Fine Arts. TIHE SISTERS of the GOOD SAMARITAN ORDER are pre pared to TAKE PUPILS for INSTRUCTION in Piano, Violin, Solo Singing and Painting. h TERMS on Application at the CON- s VENT, Port Fairy N GRAND PICNIC AND ATHLETIC A SPORTS MEETINGC, EASTER MONDAY, APRIL 13th, 1914. In Oval Botanical Gardens, PORT FAIRY. R In ...
PACKETS, E1. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
PACKETS, El. Packets may be sent through the p, Without a cover (but not fastened post thing adhesive, such as gum postage t y sealing wax, &c.); in a C oV. entirelp. one end or side (if the cover be slit, heopte ing must be of the full extent st of the opn side, and the contents must be e a es nd ° drawal). The cover may beareaty of Utih name and address, and the wors .r sends` : sample " or "pattern," &c., as tekei may be) " only." i ma e as i c string, but officers of the deoartmen it out the string to examine the con ents tie the packet up again. Samples rof t -drugs, &m., which cannot be sent ~sop packets, may be enclosed in bags r boas fastened so as to be easily undone and e. fastened. If addressed to places in tV United Kingdom only, they may be sentin closed transparent bags. Note-If the above conditions be not cia plied with packets are regarded as i. sufficiently paid letters, and chargel according 10 ALL THE AUSTRALIAN STATES. Letters-For every to...
Commercial. PORT FAIRY RETAIL MARKET. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
'O.llýllel.CiY. l 6i": PORT FAIRY RETAIL MIARg? ? Butter, per lb (separator) sl d. s. Eutter, per lb (fresh) 0 i Butter, per lb (factory) 10 1 Eggs, per dozen 1 10 , Bacon, per lb O 11 Cheese, per lb 11 1' Ham, per b 1 Flour, per bag . 1 1 9 Wheat, per bushel .. ? 0 16 Sugar, 701b bag 1.. 4:0 Bran, per bushel ' 16 0 17 Pollard, per bushel PIG MARKET 3I a The supply numbered 400"hea which 100 were fats. Prime ad 0 L4 4s to L4 8s, medium baconfrs 75s to SOs, forward stores L2 15s, - e SHEEP MARK acT The supply numbered 400 head a competition was very keen. Prime, ,, bred ewes sold up to iSs, prie cos,. bred wethers 16s 9d to 19s 6d = lambs 13s 6d to 16s 6d. ' prim _ CATTLE MARKET. There was a large yarding. Pri bullocks L10 to L12 5s p; rime o 5s to L8 15s ; light bullock . 1e0L dairy cows LS 5s to LS 10s, for 1 springers L5 to L6 10s, store cows LIr1 MELBOURNE CATTLE MARKEgiT Prime bullocks I20 15s to L124 extra- to L13 10s, prime cows from i1,J' to L9 10s ; extra to L11 7s 6d. Fat C...
DIRECTORY. Compiled from Notices in our Advertising Columns. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
DIRECTORL . Compiled from Notices in our Advertiengi Columns. Stationers and Fancy Goods. Misses Walker and Lugg, Sackville -st. zAucttoneers, d·c. J. B. Holdern ?ad Co. M. Devereux O'Brien Bros. March and Taylor. J. Crawford, WVagga Wagpga Drapers and Olothiers Gray and Co, Bank street W. J. Tyler, Cox-street E. C. Robinson. Sackville-street. Grocers and General Merchant : Cutting and Boyd, Sackville-street W. J. Tyler Gray and Co. Bank street Powell and Sons, Sackville street Tailors : T. -H. Storey, Saokville-street W. George, Sackville Street Insurance Agents : Gazette Office, Sackville-street J. B. Holden and Co. Undertaker : Win. Rundeil, William-street Guyett and Sons, Sackville-street
ORDINARY TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
ORDINARY TELEGRAMS. Town and suburban, within presoribe t limits, or within fifteen miles from the sendl ing station, including address and signahtur not exceeding sixteen words) 9d. Each additional word, Id. Other places within the S?ite, except to?n and suburban, including address and signa ture (not exceeding sixteen words) Pd. Eacsh additional word, Id. Interstate, i.e., from any one state to y og other state, including address and signature not exceeding sixteen words), 1s. Each additional word, id. On telegrams rom and to Tasmania the charges to be those mentioned above with cable charges added which at the present time is id per word. Double 'he foregoing rates to be saiged for transmission of teiegrams on Sunday, Christmas Day, and Good Friday, and for urgent telegrams. The foregoing rates are exclusive of post' age charges.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
Pit[ENIX ASSURANCE CO. LTD. ESTD. 1782. FIRE- ACCIDENT. EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY ossES PAID EXCEED £85,000,ooo LosSeb by BUSH FIRES and by LIGHTNING are made good by this Company. AGENTS WANTED, VTi 4 48fl1 To 471 BOURKE ST., asF MELBOURNE. DALGE?T & GO, LTD., AQINTLS ClifP DIOES THINfiS BACKWARDS MISPLACED HEART AND BRAIN. After recent disclosures of start lin°h' unusual children who write and see things upside down (says the "Daily News") now comes the story of a twelve-ear-old Birmingham girl who has had an uncontrollable impulse to "do things backwards." Her education has made little pro gress owing to this strange perverse ness. which has sometimes impelled her to write from right to left. The doctors conjectured that there was some physiological abnormality. and the X rays have now disclosed the secret of the child's eccentricities. When the rays were applied it was found that the heart was on the right side of the body. and that other or gans. including the brain, were mi...
New Railway Fares. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
New Railway Fares. ingle Ret rd let 2nd .lst Port-Faihy to- 2 Melbourne... 28s Od 18s Sd 46s 10d 31s is Geelong 21s 4d 14s 2d 35s 6d 3sSd Ballarat 29s 4d 19s Sd 49s 32s 2d Colac 13s Sd 9s 2d 'e 10d 151 Camperdown 9s 6d 6s 4d 15s 10d 108 d Teraug ... 7e 4d 4s 10d 12 2d 8 6d Warrnambool 3s 2d 2s 2d as 2d 3s Koroit is 8d is 2d 2s 10d is 12 0 Moyne ... Od 6d isd 1! Hamilton ... 9s od 6s 4d 105 10d l4 Rosebrook... 4d 2d Kirkatall ... Is 2d 10d 2 Od" 6i Croaley ... Ls4d 10d 2s 2d Is6d
Wedding Bells. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 March 1914
Wedding Bells. On Wednesday, 18th February. a very pretty wedding, which caused considerable interest, was celebrated in the Infant Jesus Roman Catholic Church, Koroit, by the Rev Father Kerrin, the contracting parties being Mr Richard William Cronin, second son of Mrs Cronin, of Merino, and the late Mr M. J. Cronin, of Alma road, Caulfield, and Miss Delia Frawley, eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs P. Frawley, of Rosebrook. The bride, who was given away by her father, was attired in a hand some gown of crepe de chine, with court train, trimmed with beauti ful cream guipure lace, and finished off with cream ninon roses. She also wore the customary wreath and veil, and carried a posy bouquet, early Victorian period. The brides maids were Miss Irene Frawley, cousin of the bride, and Miss Dorothy Pearson. Miss Irene Frawley wore a dress of white silk, with a white guipure lace coatee, and Miss Dorothy Pearson wore a dress of white charmeuse silk, with overdress of white merlin net. Both wor...
RAILWAY TIME TABLE. MELBOURNE TO PORT FAIRY. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
RAILWAY TIDE TABLE. M MELBOURNE TO PORT FAIRY. A.M. P.M. Melbourne 6.30 3.50 Geelong ... . arr 8.10 5.23 dep 8.35 5.46 Colao .. ... arr 10.41 7.50 dep 10.56 8.9 ... arr 12.0 9.30 Camperdown.. P.M. dep 12.14 9.58 arr 12.44 10.8 Terang .. ... dep 12.51 10.13 arr 1.57 10.38 Warrnambool ... dep 2.17 11.5 A. M. Port Fairy ... 3.43 12.15 PORT FAIRY TO MELBOURNE, -A.M. P.M. Port Fairy . ... dep 5.45 1.30 Wairnambool ... arr 6.56 2.57 dep 7.11 3.15 Teran . ... arr 8.13 4.25 dep 8.18 4.35 Camperdown ... arr 8.46 5.5 dep 8.58 5.23 Colao .. ... .. arr 10.4 6.32 dep 10.19 6.52 Geelong ... arr 11.54 8.50 P.M. dep -12.5 9.5 Melbourne ... 1 23 10.38 tOLIDAY EXOcURSION FARES. 1st Return 2nd Return Melbourne., . ... 37s 10d 25s 2d Geelong ., -... 28s 10d 19s Id Ballarat ... ... 39s 8d 26s 5d Colao ... .. 18s 6d 12s 5d Camperdown ,-;.. 12s 9d 8s 6d Terang .. ... 10s ld' 6s 8d Warrnambool ... _4 3d 2s 10d Koroit ... ... 2e 5d Is 7d .Hamilto. ;.. 12. 9d 8s id
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
PORT FAIRIY POST.OFICE.W MAILS CLOSE. Melbournem - Geelong - -... Colac ... ... Daily' at 12.50 p.m Warrnambool and 10 p.m. Korolt - T.P.O. Dally, at 12.50 p.m 3.30 p.m., (Thurs Hamilton day and Friday ex cepted) and 10 p.m Thursday.: Byaduk ... ... Moarthur .. Broadwater ... ... Daily, atS3.30 p.m. Orford ... Koroit .. ... Croseley . .. Killarney ... - Daily at 3.30 p.m Rosebrook Dally at 3,30 p.m Port Fairy North ... Portland .. Narrawong , Sundays, Tuesdays Tyrendarra ... and Thursdays, at Codrington .. 10 p.m. Yambuk .. ... MAILS ARRIVE. Melbourne . 12.45 a.m. and -3.5 J p.m. daily. T.P.O. 3.50 p.m ndaily. Geelong -" 'Daily, at 12.45 a.m. olaog "- and 3.50 p.m. Warrnambool; 12.45 a.m. and 3.50 j p.m. daily. Daily, at 11.45 a.m. Koroit... ... .. 3.50 p.m. and 12.45 a.m. Hamilton ii 12.15 al m' Friday and Satur day, 12.45 a.m. .Byaduk Macarthur -- .. Dailyat 12. p. Broadwater Daily, at -i5m p. 3rford . _ Crossley ... Killarnosebrook y Daily, at 11.45 s. a Port Fairy North ... Port...
Courts of Petty Sessions, [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
Courts of Petty Sessions, The Police Magistrate (Mr E. Williams will visit the undermentioned places on the dates specified : PoRT FAIRY, Tuesdays, 10 a.m, - Tuesday, March 10 Tuesday, April 7 Tuesday, May5 Tuesday, June 2 WARRNAmmoo,, Mondays, 10 a.m. Monday, March 9 Monday, March 23. PENSHURST, Thursdays, 11 a.m. Thursday, March 12 PORTLAND, Saturday, 10 a.m. Saturday, March 14 MACARTHUR, Tuesdays, 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 17 KOROIT, Fridays, 11 a.m. Friday, March 20 -o Supreme Court Hamilton, Thursday, April 23 Warrnambool, Tuesday, May 5 -o General Sessions Portland, Tuesday, Marchl17 Hamilton, Wednesday, March 18 Casterton, Thursday, March 19' - -o County Conrts Portland, Tuesday, March 17 - Hamilton, Wednesday, March 18 Casterton, Thursday, March.19 A Special Court of Petty Sessions will be held at the Court House, Port Fairy, on Tuesday, the 7th day of April, 1914, at Ten o'clock in the forenoon, for the purpose- of Revising the Jury List for the Port Fairy Divisiona of the Jur...
Important [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
Important Concerning some parts of, the dis trict news comes but seldom. This is not the fault of the Editor, for he has no miraculous power of knowing what is happening in all the area of circula-. tion. It is the fault of residents in the silent places. Will some man or woman take the matter in hand and cause the silence to cease ? If no one else is doing it for your district will' YOU try on these lines? Send ac counts of public and social events in your township.or neigborhood, such as weddings, deaths, accidents,- concerts, matters -touching the industries, etc. Write your name in some corner ;noat for printing, but for good faith. Write the, names of personse very ditinctl , Do not bother a.-bout- grammar or spelling; it is. the. Editor's workl to look after these trifles. The barest skeleton is enough. Write on one side of the paper only. Give infor mation, but let criticism alone. Leonard Molloy, was remanded by the City court, for the theft of £29 18s Id from George; Mawlin...
Tenders for Conveyance of Mails [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
Tenders for Conveyance of Mails Tenders will be received at Mel bourne, until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, 24th March, 1914, forthe Conveyance of Mails, as hereunder for three years, viz.: from Ist July 1914, to 30th June, 1917. See Commonwealth Gazette of 21st February, 1914, also Melbourne daily or weekly papers of 28th February, 1914. Full particulars and tender forms may be obtained at the Post-offices mentioned in the services. 896. Post-office and Railway Station, Port Fairy, twice daily.. Early and late trains to be met. 987. Port Fairy and Macarthur, via Orford and Broadwater, six times per week. (Starting from Macarthur.) 988. Broadwater and Bessiebelle, twice a week. 989. Port Fairy and Koroit, via Port Fairy North, Rosebrook, Killarney, and Crossley, six times per week. 990. Port Fairy and Portland,. via Yambuk, Codrington, Tyrendarra. East, Tyrendarra, Narrawong, and, Allestree, three times per week, returning to start ing point on the following day. 991 Port Fairy and Yambuk, - t...
DIRECTORY. Compiled from Notices in our Advertising Columns. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
DIRECTORY. Compiled from Notices in our Advertising Columnus. Stationers and Fancy Goods. Misses Walkerand Lugg, sackville-st. Aucttore'rs, dGe. J. B. Holdean :.ad Uc. U1. Devereux O'Brien Bros. March and Taylor J. Crawiord, WVagg. Wagga Drapers and Clothiers Gray and Co, Bank street W. J. 'Tyler, Cox-street E. C. Robinson, Sackville-street. Grocers and Genesral 2 Jerchar. : Cutting and Boyd, Sackville-street W. J. Tyler Gray and Co, Bank street Powell and Sons, Sackville street Tailors : T. H. Storey, Sackvill.-street W. George, Sackville St'eet Ins urantce Agents: Gazette Office, Sackville-street J. BR Holden and Co. Undertaker : Wm. Rundeil, William-street Guyett and Sons, Sackville-street
Belfast Shire Council. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
Belfast Shire Council. The monthly meeting of the above council was held at the shire hall, Cox street, Port Fairy, on Eriday morning last. Present - Crs McInerny (presi dent), Dyson, Carroll, Lane, Mahoney, Carmody, Wall, and Sommerville. CORRESPONDENCE Was read from- Department of Public Works, intimat ing that L100 was available for expendi ture on main roads, council to spend an additional L50 ; also L50 (tourist vote) for the road from Yambuk to lake and sea coast, the council to spend L25. The Yambuk riding members are to meet and arrange what is to be done with the tourist vote. Tenders would then be called for the work. The question of pur chasing the land is to be considered. Department of Lands, asking for the usual information regarding the progress of the marram grass plantations in the borough. It was intended to allocate the vote in advance of the planting season. Atteneed to. Mr J. F. Duffius, M.L.A.,. enclosing letter from Country Roads Board. He would advise further...
CORRESPONDENCE. To the Editor of the "Gazette." [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
CORRESPONDENCE. To thelEditor of the " Gazette., Sir,-F?or some time past I have been reading Pastor Russell's ser mons, as published in your paper. I have had much pleasure in so doing. His teaching seems so rea sonable and consistent, and com forting, and so in harmony with our belief in a God of love and mercy.. Hoping you will still con tinue to publish the sermons, I am, yours sincerely, (Mrs) C. HoPKINs, Carisbrook. 5-3-1914.
ORDINARY TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
ORDINARYT TELEGRAMS. Town =and suburbau, -within prescribed limits, or within fifteen miles from the send ing station, including address and signatnrs not exceeding aixteen words) 9d. Each additional word, Id. Other planos vithiu thie S3a;, excapt town and suburban, including address and signs ture (not exceeding sixteen words) 9d. Each additional word, Id. Interstate, i.e., .from any o,'e state to any other state, including address and signature not exceeding sixteen words), 1s. Each . additional word, Id. On telegrams rom and to Tasmania the charges to be those mentioned above with cable .charges added which at the present time is .d per word. Double bhe foregoing rates to be charged for transmission of telegrams on Sunday, Christanas Day, and Good Friday, and ifor: urgent telegrams. The foregoing rates are exclusive of -post. age charges.
BROADWATER. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
BHROAD W TE I. Three threshing machines have been hard at work in this district for weeks past, and it is expected that all the threshing will be com pleted by the end of next week. Mr McDonald has his fine plant at work 'on the Squattlesemere pro perties. A fire has been burning on a property at Bessiebelle for the last few days. The land is of a peaty character, and it is not likely that the fire will be extinguished until rain falls. The oat crops are light. Owing to the prevalence of grubs, the crops had to be cut on the green side. A fair price .has.been._paid for white oats. The conviction of Emma Ruby Donohue, of Colac, for conceal ment of birth, has been upheld by the full court. Mr F. Mawson, dentist, visits Port Fairy to-morrow (Tuesday) and may be consulted at Tenny son's hotel. Only a small section of the music-loving (?) people of Camper down went to hear Madame Stir ling, her daughter (Miss Mary), Messrs John Amadio, John Book, and -Miss Georgie Claridge.. At Terang, M...
Trip of 3000 Miles in the North [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
i Trip f 3000P allia esn the North In the nine. weeks occupied by Dr J. A. Gilrth, Administrator of the Northern Territory,- in his recent tour from Queensland to Central Australia, and thence to iPine Creek, in the': north, he covered 3000 miles by motor car. and horse, Dr Gilruth furnished a report to Mr Glynn, Minister of External Affairs, last week. He noticed that in Queensland cattle are rapidly giving place to sheep, and he predicts the same change for the Territory. Remarkable differences in lease rents were noted by the Administrator. In one instance, the rates and taxes. on the Queensland side of a lease amounted to 12s 9d a square mile a year, while for the same class of land on the Territory side a rent of 1s 6d a square mile was paid, From Anthony's Lagoon to the overland telegraph line the Ad ministrator and party had a peri lous trip, and the last 26 miles of this stretch had to be done on foot.; The car was eventually brought along when water had been taken out to it...
RATES OF COMMISSION. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 March 1914
RATES OF COMMISSION. Money Orders ayable in Viotoria. Any sum not over £5, d; over £5, but not over £10, Is; over £10, but not over £15, ls 6d; over £15, but not over -£20, 2s. Orders ayable in New couth Wales, Queensland, South Anstralia, New-Zealand, Tasmania, and Western Australia. Not over-'2, :6d; not over .5, Is not ovr 2, is Ga; not~"over;.?£0, 2s; not over £1i,- s 6d; not over £15, 83; not over £17, 3s 6d; not over £20, 4s. Money Orders by Telegraph, To New South W~ales, Queensland, South Australia Tasmania, and Perth (Western Australia) Charge for a message in addition to above rates. MONEY ORDERS. rUnted Kingdom and other British Poss]es ions or Foreign Countries, 6d for each i1, sud fraction of £1; POSTAL NOTES. Postal notes may be obtained at any Pos Office in Victoria. Hours ofpayment0 a.m, to 5 p.m. The following are the denomination of the notes, and the poundage, or price charged for them :--ls, jd ; Is 6d, d ; 2s, Id; 2s 6d Id; 3s, Id S? 6d, Id ; 4s, Id ; 4s 6d. Id;...