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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 5 April 1918
OLOSE SEASONS, FOiR GAME, AND FISH, & MINIMIMI? ' r. LEGAL LENGTHS OF FISH. Tlhe subjoined tables, having reference to tihe Close '-,nsons for Ganie and Fish, and Minnum Lengths of Fish, are published for grneral luforaetutiou. F. LEWIS, SActing Clilef Inepector of Fisheries and Giame, Ist Fnloor, Titles Buildings, Queen-street, Melbouroe," Listof Game oand Native Game protected in Vichtoria under the. Second and Third Schedules to thoGame Ant 191 it THE WHOLE YEAR. All Australian Fauna (with the excep tion of snakes) in the National 'Parks and Public Gardens Acanthiae or Tits Anteaters, Porcupine or Echidons Babblers itears (see Native Bears) ]lee-oaters Bitterns Black Cockatoos. Black Swans Bltck-tailed or Rock-Pebbler Parrots Latci hbirds, Satin BrUnze wintted atd other Wild Pigeons Bustard or Wild Turkey Californian Quail Cat erpilllar-sttchers Chats (see Ephthiannras) Coach.Whip Birds Cockatoos, Black Cranes-all birds known as Cranes, such as iHerons, Egrets,. &...
PADDY THE SAILOR. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 5 April 1918
PADDY THE SAILOR. Paddy Relly had a notion, For to sail upon the sea ; But he didn't like the motion, "It's no good to me," says he. &nbsp; Then he thought he would be leaving, So he just stepped overboard, Down into the water heaving, But he very quickly roared : &nbsp; "Sind a boat to save me, For I'm drownin' in the sea ; Sure ye know I wouldn't lave ye, &nbsp; But there's something don't agree. For me heart is all a-wallop &nbsp; To be back in Dublin town ; &nbsp; And the cook's a dirty trollop, &nbsp; &nbsp; For me stomach's upside down. And I know mother's callin', &nbsp; For she said I mustn't roam, &nbsp; And although the rain is fallin' &nbsp; Sure I must be goin' home." &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; — Kookaburra.
THE CRICKETER'S LAMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 5 April 1918
THE CRICKETER'S LAMENT. ----o---- &nbsp; CLUB PARISHES LOOTED. — On Friday night thieves broke into the club premises of the Melbourne Cricket Club and carried away a keg of whisky, 10½ dozen bottles of whisky and a dozen bottles of schnapps. — "Herald," March 23rd. We are gloomy and downhearted, &nbsp; Just depressed by woe and care ; For our spirits have departed, And we know not — know not where. Where, oh, where are our spirits gone ? Why are we all so sad ? Oh, tell me where is the demijohn, Full of the best we had. And a gross of bottles of all the best, For the boys who came to play ; To give a welcome to the guest, And to speed him on his way. Oh where, oh where is the schnapps and gin For the cricketer's kidney pains ; It is filling the void of a strange within The result of a burglar's gains. Oh, tell me where is the keg of bulk, That we used for whisky pegs ; All taken away by the thieves that skulk, The scum of society's dregs. We'd a stock laid in in the...
A LETTER FROM THE BATTLE FRONT. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 5 April 1918
A LETTER FROM THE BATTLE FRONT. Writing from Belgium under date of 23rd January to his parents at Kangaroo Ground, Private C. T. Harris says :— Well, the first month of this year of victory is practically gone. This last week or more has been quite mild, but the guns on either side are not speaking much. I suppose old Von Hindenburg is getting his reply to Mr. Lloyd George's and President Wilson's war aims ready to shoot from the canon's mouth. Well, he will got shell for shell and a few more thrown in with the boys of the bull- dog breed behind them. Oh, there are no flies on the British Artillery. Perhaps all the nations are war weary, but the Allies now know our true war aims so justly and fairly put both by Mr. Wilson and Mr. Lloyd George, and everybody ought to see Germany in her true light now — spurred on by her late military successes in Russia and her advance in Italy, her mailed fist is clearly revealed in her hanky panky transactions with Russia and her attitude as regard...
THE DIAMOND VALLEY FRUITGROWERS' CO-OPERATIVE ASSOCIATION LTD. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ADVERTISER. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 5 April 1918
THE DIAMOND VALLEY FRUITGROWERS' CO-OPERATIVE ASSOCIATION LTD. &nbsp; TO THE EDITOR OF THE ADVERTISER. Sir,— A meeting of the Association was held in the Methodist Church at Cottle's Bridge last Saturday evening, and, con- sidering its importance, was poorly attended. The aims and objects of the Association should now be well known, as they have been before the fruitgrowers for many months past; it is therefore surprising that so few show active interes in it ; for which reason I again, with your kind permission, ask for space to place before your readers further reasons for more support than is being given to this movement. That any fruigrowers should require urging to do that which is so indisputably for their own immediate material benefit can only be explained by the assumption that, for some reason, they have not given careful thought to what associating in this way stands for. I have spoken to prominent agents of Mel- bourne, Sydney, Brisbane, as well as over- seas, of...
O'Brien's Royal Mail Line of Coaches. QUEENSTOWN TO HURSTBRIDGE RAILWAY STATION, VIA PANTON HILL. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
O'Brien's. Royal IMail, Line. of Coaches. (.1J EliENS1'() N. '10" II U11'I' 111tL)(. RAIL\W'AY S'IXL'ON, V LA. PANXCON. IL I ,L. lW's.Iuvi t (rut lurtvln I',,twSe, Q atut.w 7o III turun.iul (wak tin.) l 'aaI'li11t111y TO u,, 1-oI.4 , 1 1t: aul tl.Uull S. 1'11·1111 ( t111 (1141118 tenting ; 1.((. 1n· r 'L( Ilrillyc lu*ll nip Siul11 n mink days )(h'l11r1 dullyl Feisulue'l) At I U 11 nt. nud J.IS II. l. ,, autuurliny 1. iU u u., 1.4U y.ur, oa 6.40 pPm
BALANCE SHEET OF ENTERTAINMENT, S.S. No. 727, GLENVALE, 211217. Receipts. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
BALANCESHEET OF )NTER-. TAINMENT, S.S. No, 727, GLEN VALE, 21 12 j.17. By auction sale .... ... 2 16 0 Door money ... 2. 5 U Douatiou ,.... ., 8 o eIe cream ... 13. db Flowers .. .... 3 Book guessing ... L 1 Fancy goods .... ... 1;0 Sweets ... .. 12 6,, Dips .. ... 11i £8 Ii 1 Ezpeoditurei To Icecream ... ... £0 10 2: a?aodwih et o .... 7 I. Pastry ... ... 1 8 elia?ceu forwarded to 5.2, 'Patriotle caud ... 7 1 9. £8 1I 1 Audited and fouudcorrect,. J. II. CORNFOO I'. Mins E. C. Jones, lread Tea,cher, State School No 727, LlellvallC, vla WVlltolseena, also delilred to ItCkocllvtg ao dge eltatioLd ot two elllllitugl ' fIIIII t:ll LtLe olhl,wiug :-.tire. Aurtelsh, .irts T. ,Je.kins, Mlas J. Hall, ull.,. tand tIrt Newport.
WHITTLESEA. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
WIITTTLESEA. (PROM A COIInnPSPONDIINT.) SA welcome hmne was tendered' to Pte. Draiper nnd.Siunaller Greenwood. on Tu?.lay eve.ning, 26th March,in the Mlech~nics'. Hall. It took the form of social. evening,. shyn many of their friends assembled in ca?e"iins a' lieurty welcomne. Cr Otrnoot, Chairman of the Iooal Recruiting Committee, occupied the chair. Several apologies. came to hand. Rev. Jaines, who has never stissed.s welcome homle to our brave, lids, wrsto that hie felt it very much that lie could nlot attend on title ecasion, but wished them joy and happiness, and that they would soon he restored to their usual health. Also olnel fromt oar old friend 31r L W. Daltoli,. who, through ill. heoalth, could not fill his usual position; hut his good lady, Mis Dalton, carried out the two positions.. It would be hard to fill the above lady and gentle man's place at these functions. The Ishairman, has repeatmdly slatod that' if it were not for their services lihe would often be left in a ...
STEEL'S CREEK. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
S'TEEL'S CREEK.. (FROM. OUR. CORRES'ONDrENT.) The Church of. England held theire Sunday school picnic on Saturday, 6th, inst.,.in the RIereation ground, and a. very enjoyable time was spent, although. the day was cold.. There was o fair attendaoce, and-tl;j children had quite a good.tlme in raoing.aud other gnoes;. in fact, every child got a toy. reftesh- mouts were Served ouL twice, there hIetg an abundance of.eaanbles pro rided by rho parents. The Acchdeacon and Mrs- 1iiudley were present and. met the parishoners.. -Mr Derveril,. who has charge of this district, is doing. spleudid work, and he deserves every help. Miss Sadlier,.Miss Tonge, and. Miss G. liubbard, and Ars W. Sadlier with Mr Derveril were kept busy in getting the young people the nice things-provided tlomake the day suc-- cessful.
WELCOME HOME AND PRESENTATION TO PRIVATE FRANK GOWER. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
PRESENTATION TO PRIVA FRANK OWER. - On:Friilay evening last, atthe Ki garoo Gr ound Hall, a welcome hor waos'tendered to Private. Frank Gover, There was a representative gatheri present, and' a very enjoyablle evening was spent; the program consasting of' speeches, presenttieo 'songs, dances, and ref'eshments. Yr John Bell, J.P., offliciated as Chairma and opened the procoediagsa by mdiig a short, neat speech, in which h explained the objOct of the gath?d?i and extended a hearty welcome tots guest of the evening, Private Fret Gower. After a dance or two, ad song, the Chairman called on Mr C, Hiarris for a pecchi, who, in deba so, extended a hearty welcome a to Private' Gower and wishel hi happiness and prosperity in hillrhtre lifo. Finnak, he said, was not an Australihn-born hal, but came li England a few years ago, andatth time of the outbreak of the wara in the employ, at Kangaroo Grord, of the late Hon. E. 11. Cimeron, ad both I Mr and Mra CLmeron held high opinion of him ; and' ...
MEMORIAL SERVICE TO THE LATE MR. JAS. REID. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
MEMORIAL SERVICE TO THE LATE MR. JAS. REID. On Sunday morning, 7th inst., a large congregation attended the Wesleyan Church at Hazelghln to pay a tribute to the memory of the Into Mr James Rd.-id, whet,~ tledeeasced gentle man worshipped for .upwnitds of 47 years or more without neglect of duty to his Maker in any way. Amongst the congregation were many who had come from surrnulding districts, some who probably had not been inside the little church for many years, having etitled further afield. The Rev. Mr Adamson preached an inter.stipg sermon,, taking as his text the 21st verse of t .S3rd chllter of the Plhillippians, ." Who shall change our vile body, that it may he,faushioned like unto his glorious Ibody, according to the working whereby lie is able evetn to subdue all titngs. untto himself," and referred to the previous vesoe, ,which was eonsidere.d very fitting for the life of the late M"r Reit. At tihe conclusion of his sermon Mr Adanison said it was his plensure, some 25 yea...
THE Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser AND Diamond Creek Valley Advocate Published Every Friday Morning. FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 1918. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
TIIE Ithltnu anm?d Ytilittlcsci $hires Advcrtiser AND ginmontd (reh e nllfacy Advocnte .Published Beery Friday iMorning. FRIDAY, APRIL 12, 1918. The Mernda Ladies' Patriotic League has collected the nice little sum of £49 5s 9d for the State War Council Fund. A baloon fair and confetti concert will be held in the Kangaroo Ground Hall on Saturday evening,' 20th inst., in aid of the local Red Cross fund. In the report of the Queenstown sports which appeared in last issue, the name of Miss T. Miillor was omitted. She was one of the willing workers. Thu youngest daughter, aged 5 Iyears, of Mr. and Mrs. F. Norton;, of Diamond Creek, died on Sunday list. The cause of death is said to have been scarlatina. The anniversary of thePanuton'Hill Branch League of Soldiers! 'Friends will be held on.Wednesday ovening nert in the PAnton Hill Public Hall. Mr. WV. 11. Everard, A.L.A.,, will take the chair at8. Spm., atd short addresses-will be "given by several gentlemen. Admission will be free. All ...
Social Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
Social Notes. BY TIhELMA. Archbishop Cattaneo, the Apostolic Delegate, accompanied by his Secre. *thaiy left.. by ;the'. Lr?ngn ndfoi hi' 3 weeks' visit to Tasmania on Mondtay afternoon, last. Sir William Trvine, K.C.,. the newly appointed Chief Justice of 'Victoria, took his seat on the Supreme Court Bench on Wednesday last amidst the heartiest congratulations of the legal profession. On Monday next Sir W\illiamn will go on circuit, when he is due at Lendigo on April 16, Ballarat on Apail 23, and IHamilton on April 25. Mr. \V. H. Everard,. M.LA., has been appointed a member of the Aborignes Protection Board. Mr. Reginald Kelly, of FHealesville, has signified his intention of contest ing the vacancy in. the Flinders Federal Electorate caused, by the resignation of Sir William Irvine, who has so well and faithfully represented the electors of Flinders for a lengthy period. Several other candidates are men tioned as likely to contest this election in the Liberal interests, and Cr. Dav...
TO THE EDITOR OF THE ADVERTISER. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
TO TIE EDITOR OF THIE ADVERTISER. Dear ir,--- bavo nravclled with interest the " inemno from your correspondeut * Olsrreer," nod congratulate myself on having got into touch with an Individual who.e library consists of two hooks- shnkesprtre nod an Ilngilh dictionary; albeit " I)bserver" will do well to study the latter mate carefully before he next plunges out of his depth. There is nothing worth reterrlog to in what Ihe has written. 'I'he only invllta contained in such a letter are to the laws of literature, so his apologies to te are superfinous. In is not surprising that the author of suhe a sorry effortshould prefer to hide his identity, but I take leave to doubt his full powers of observatiou. I atn, Sir. Yours faithfully, G. D. NASII. Christma' Hills, April 6th, 1918.
KINGLAKE WEST. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
KINGLAKE WEST. (PROn A COnRREPONDcNT.) A Red Cross concert and dance was held in the Kinglake Went Hall on Easter Monday iight. The Hon. Secretary (Mlisa lMouu Scott) of the Kiniglakue'?Ve?e Red OroaseSoutety,=:Jsad arrasoged a nlatl excellent progratuiiue. Air BeUt e armlan was Chailuaw . After the Natiooil Antllwell was sung the Misses Builer gave a very fine over lure on their violins culled "Feae, Fit e." This was very relisnic of a big cily fire with the crackling of burning beams and the rushing of the fire brigade to the rescue. Miss [look sang " Till the Boys Come oume.", Mi Flask Hattie, Iomr King Parrot, saug with a clear, distinct, powerful voi:te he song called, "Whenl it Stritku Hoime." This was elnOumed, aiId the ,Icore g'tivenl ws " The' uiahlllo of Your Smile." Mr Pleatwoo, Butler stig- the song culled ": Wheoi -Hear the Far, Far Unll." Miss. Rubh 'blng "Loves. Old Sweet Sung." A very auousog dialogue entitletl LrThe Girls from c liasn Allige,'s ehbool," was re. oile...
DOREEN RED CROSS BRANCH. Balance-Sheet from July, 1916, to July, 1917. Receipts. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
DOIIEEN RED GROSS BJRANCH. Balaooe.Sheet from July, 1916, to July. 1917. llReeipts. Ily ash on hand 31 1 7 1 IS.. £5 19 71 , laillois ... 32 19I ,l, ouailonu frm Mlethodist ConcertanldSal lof Gifts 6 8 5 ,, ted Croue Blox . 7 8 2 il,, ofC ifs ... 100 11 , ,Sundries ... . I 1 £157 1 I101 Expolidlture. To Wool ... ... £3s1 4 0 , Flanneil 5 ]U 1I0 ,, 'lll eletlle .. ... 17 7 7 I Kiltilng Cotton .. I 11 6 loldiownllr of Cot to Caul. Held llosptall ... 25 15 0 Sloiid ll . .. , t10 7 Cash on hand .., 49 7 3 £157 II lJ0 President--Ml. I IV. ClAIIKP., 1lut°. tlc.-M-als ATrltlisRN. isou, 'Irois- ?lIn. W, t'nlaterAN. Goods sent awny from July, 1016, to July, 1917. 14 licd Cross llagl IS olltotns 1) Is olrye 54 shllrts 24 p Ill siluks I Ip lrsa pyjtIina iJ lilrs boed socks IS towels 2$ rugs IlI utllers Is col.llm 4Il hbilhketrehltfs 1 illl IW 111I. 0 llrll llll bli N Obl A Sktltled csrd Jackets I knIt tle 1 J. strllg S1ld. r IsIuol shirts h rlls 1102 tlood'g'sa StpiI? Iel eLhts I liilr cnIeOI ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
.R, H. HALE VUOLEB, Yarra Glen, AT HOIME DAILY Public Vaccination at Kangaroo Ground (S p.m.) and Queenstown (3 p.m.), FRIDAY, 5Ttt APRIL, 1918. DR. ROLLASON, Of Heidelberg, "'ISITS ' ELTurir, Tesdays, 12 noon. G REEnstMroROU ,'T uesdays,,2.3t0 p.nm DIAuoNDo CREK.P Fridays.3 p.m Woodcock & McCormack, Civil Engineers, Architects & Surveyors Water Supplies reported:on and executed. Plans of Buildings prepared and .erection supervised. Sab-dlvlalons of land expeditiously carried nut. NORMANBIY CIIAMBERS, 430 LITTLE COLLINS ST. . MELBOURNE. Tel. Central 3241. P. J. RIDG EWAY, SOLICITOR, 60 Queen-St., Melb., STTENDS on COURT DAYS at Dawson's Hotel, Heldelberg, Morris' IHotel, Eltham, And other courts in district by appointment Telephones-760 Central. 827 Ascot McNAB & McNAB, Barristers and Solicitors, 465 COLLINS ST., Melbourne. "R. FRANK itcNAB, LLMl. . isits Royal Mail Hotel, WIIIT TLESEA, from 3 p.m. to 7.30 p m. on the 1st and Srd tATURDAYS each month, also on...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
BIRTH. BURNS.-On 9th April, at Kinlock, Avoca, to Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Burns--a daughter. In Memoriam. WADESON.-In loving memory of our dear &nbsp; son and brother, Lance-Corporal S. J. Wadeson (16th Battalion), who was killed in action in the battle of Bullecourt, April 11th, 1917. He is always in our thoughts: 'Tis sweet to speak his name. In life we loved him dearly; In death we do the same. Sadly missed. THOMSON.--Mr. Walter Thomson and Miss Gertie Thomson desire to sin- cerely THANK their many kind friends and relations for expressions of sympathy, letters, telegrams, &c., received during their recent sad bereavement in the loss of their dear father, and wish specially to thank Messrs Apps and Son, undertakers, for the capable manner in which they conducted the obesquies.
ELTHAM SHIRE COUNCIL. MONDAY, APRIL 8TH, 1918. [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser and Diamond Creek Valley Advocate — 12 April 1918
ELTHAM SHIRE COUNCIL. MofNDAY, APrI. 8Tn , 1918. The ordinary monthly meeting of he above Council was held at the unoil Chamber, Kangaroo Ground, a Monday last. Present:-Tho Presi tet (Or R. 0. White) and OrC Bath, Gray, "Hubbard, Mlann, Morris, urray, Saedley and Taylor. The minutes of the last meeting ern read and confirmed, and outward orrespondence approved of, cORRESPONDNCE. Front State Recruiting Committee luting out that Separation Allow ee is only payable to dependents of iodiers resident within the Common. wealth sad New Zealand. It has been iought under notice that applications re being repeatedly mlade by members fite A.I.F. for Separation Allowance o be paid to their dependents rosidett in the United Kingdom.-Reoeived. Revised List of Eligibles. Front Some, stating that to facilitate the successful prosecution of the Re _nitinc scheme recently propounded by the Pime Minister, it will be neots. cry to obtain revised list of eligible oer in the town and Shires of country e...