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FOOTSCRAY BAND CARNIVAL. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

FOOTSCRAY BAND CARNIVAL. Mr W. J. V. McDougall as "A Sioux Indian Chief." From a financial standpoint, the grand open-air carnival held by the Footscray Municipal Bai^d last "Saturday afternoon and evening; proved a great success. The pro cession through the main streets of the city was the best since the Jubilee celebrations, but the sports at the western reserve fell far short of expectation. In'manv respects, the Band were unfortunate. The carnival was originally fixed for the week previously, but owing to the inclement weather had to be postponed. A goat race had been arranged on the programme, and this had been looked forward ' to with much interest, but Saturday's fixture clashed with a similar gathering at North Melbourne, the result being that the goats com peted at the latter place, and only one competitor put in "an appear ance at Footscray. The Carnival was arranged to raise funds to enable the Band to compete at the competitions at Ballarat shortly, and it is expected th...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SIGN WRITER [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

SIGN WRITER H. S. EMERY Leeds Street near Footscray Station. n writer? | Artistic Home Decorater. Estim tes given. Telephone 216. 'Scray.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE PATRIOTIC FUND AND CONCERT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

I YARRAVILLE PATRIOTIC FUND AND CONCERT •We have very much pleasure in presenting*before the citizens of Yarraville thejbalance sheet in.con nection with the recent patriotic concert, which was held in the Yarraville Hall on Wednesday. 26th.August, 1914. The concert, which was organised by the Yarra ville Progress Association, with the assistance of the Yarraville Brass Band, has proved, from a finan cial point of view, a great success, the sum of ^51/2/4 being handed over to the Mayor of Footscray. We wish to express our heart felt thanks for the evei ready and willing assistance which has been lent by the sub-committee of the Yarraville Progress Association. Messrs Woods. Haslem and Caple - RECEIPTS ; To donations as per list previously ack'ledgd .£21 8 0 Programme adverts. 6 0 0 Street collections 12 10 Sale of Tickets 30 4 6 " /58 15 4 EXPENDITURE Printing ^5 0 6 Artists 2 12 6, Balance 51 2 4 £58 15 4 The calico signs were kindly donated by Mr E. Ward, and the fee for the hire ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PAINTER [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

PAINTER C. DOBBINSON, 27 Paisley St. House decorator, painter, glazier, paperhauger, etc. Estimates for repairs and orders promptly atten ded to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
AT THE RESERVE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

AT THE RESERVE. , The carnival was held in the western reserve iu the afternoon, when between 8,000 and 9,000 people were present. A program of no?el events were submittted. Of the attractions,"the _ _ BABY SHOW was perhaps the most attractive of all. At least, it was to the mothers. The babies who entered were a fine 1 t, and there was keen competition Patrons attending the Carnival were the judges by ballot. The cadet competition >. Boy Scouts' display, dancing Events, and other items made up the after noon's programme. The results of the principal events were as as follow:— BABY SHuW- . 1.- Herbert Alfred Steele. 6 mths, Adelaide street, W. F'scray. 2.—Thelma White, 4 months, 202 Barkly St, Footscray. 3 —Thelma Lampier, 11 months 69 Pilgrim st, Footscray. 4.—Stanley Albert Norton, 8 months, 7 Centre st, Footscray. j

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BOOT REPAIRER. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

- BOOT. REPAIRER. H. H. GILLBANK late A. J. Looney. Irving Street, adjoining ! Railway Station/ is Footscrays and Districts expert boot and shoe repairer and maker.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PROCESSION PRIZE-WIN, NERS. The procession prize winners were as follows:— [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

PROCESSION PRIZE-WIN, \ NERS. The procession prize winners were as foiiows:— Poster Advertising — "Baby." Blake's food, first. Best sustained character—The Footscray. Cruiser. Character Group—The Yarra ville Pioneers. Trademens' Display—A. P. Blair Villa. Tableaux—Faith, Hope, and Charity- • Decorated Boys' Trucks—Battle ship "Australia." Comical Character — Darktown Fire Brigade. Sweet Smiling- Faces—"Gold." Comical Group — Blackswatcb Band, Lodges—F'scray M.U.I.O.O.F. Fiery Untamed Stead—The Red Indian.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
The Weekly News The moving finger writes, and having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it. SATURDAY, OCT, 3, 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

The moving finger writes, and having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel" hall a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it. SATURDAY, OCT, 3, 1914 The Yarraville Citizens Band will render their usual monthly concert in the Yarraville cricket ground to-morrow (Sunday) in stead of at the Simpson street Reserve. ■ • « At Thursday's Court, orders were obtained as follows :—:J." S. Anderson (represented by'l"~Mr Secorub), v. W. T. P. Bourke, £,S i0/, with 7/6 costs ; v. Fred' Wea^ ver, j69/ll/6, with 15/6 costs; . v. William and Annie Stephen, £2 16/, with 7/6 costs. • • • • • Attention is directed to the ad vertisement in our amusement col umns of the Clarence Sisters and Brother, late of the Victor theatre, teachers of stage and fancy dancing at 87 Paisley street, Footscray. • • » • • Harry Twist was fined 10/- at Monday's Footscray Court for hav ing ridden a bicycle on the foot path. Constable Hennessy pro secuted. • • ■ • » The monthly meeting of ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

- AMUSEMENTS DANCING Clarence Sisters and Brother (mcdougalx.) having disposed of all interest in. the Victor Theatre, are now holding DANCING CLASSES (or ADULTS and JUVENILES In all Branches of Stage Dancing Classes every Wednesday and Saturday Total Beginnerrs specially catered for at 87 PAISLEY STREET, FOOTSCRAY. SHIRE OF BRAYBBOOK NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MAKE A GENERAL RATE NOTICE is hereby given that the Council of the Shire of Braybrook intend, at a Meeting of the said Council to beheld on MONDAY, the TWELFTH Day of OCTOBER, 1914, to make a GENERAL RATE . Of Fifteen Pence in the Pound on the Net Annual Value of the property assessable in the Sbire of Braybrook. It is intended that the said Rate be made for the period commencing on the First Day of October, 1914, and ending on the Thirtieth Day of September, 1915, and be due and payable on the First Dry of November, 1914. The Estimate prepared in accordance with the provisions of the Local Govern ment Act, 1903, is deposited for...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CATHOLIC MISSION. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

CA3.HOUC MISSION. The fortnightly mission given by the Kev Fathers Howse and Hogan at St. Augustine's Church, Yarraville, was a great success from a mission point of view. The spiritual exercises, morning Masses, and evening devotions were well and regularly attended by the parishioners, and the sermons and" in structions given by the missioneri atten tively istened to, Special attention was directed to the gaining of members fox the Sacred Heart sodalities, of which the main object is the regular monthly communim of its members, aud the continuous appeal of the missioners met with a very hearty response. The spiritual object of the mission,— the attendance to the sacraments of con fession and communion, waB very well carried out by the Catholics of the district. The mission concluded with the granting of the Papal blessing last Sunday evening.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ST. AUGUSTINE'S EUCHRE PARTY AND DANCE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

ST. AUGUSTINE'S EUCHRE PARTY AND DANCE Undoubtedly one of the most success ful functions ever held under the aus pices of St Augustine's Catholic Church, Yarraville, was the euchre, forty-five party and dance at the Yarraville hall on Thursday evening, when there were over 250 present. The prize winners in the euchre were Mi*s E. Kerr. of Somer ville road and Mr A. Macauley. of Yarraville, whilst in fortj'-fives, Mr Tim Ryan, of Yarraville, won first prize, the losers prize going to Mr A. McCarthy, of Williamstown. 'Che music for the dance was supplied by Mrs Grandiu, Mr E. McCloskey proving an efficient M.C. Visitors from all the surrounding dis tricts were present. Mr T. Wr'ght, the ever active bon. secretary, was ably assisted by many willing helpers.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. Yarraville to Melbourne [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. Yarravule to Melbourne WEEK DAYS (Saturday excepted) —5.23 a.m., 6.15, 0.42. 6.54, 7-1, 7.13, 7.25, 7.31', 7.41, 7.49 7.56, 8.3, 8.15a, 8.19, 8.35, 9, 9.31, 9.41 9.57, 10.33, 10.52, 11.35, 12.2 p.m. • 12.20, 12.59, 3.21. 1.40, 1.521 2.9. -.23, 2.44, 3.3, 3.26, 3.47, 4.3 4.35 i.57a, 5.5, 5.24, 5.28, 5.46, 5.54, 6.6, 6.14, .6.29, 6.41, 6.57, '.8*, 7.10, 7. 26, 7.33, 7.43. 8.3, 8.29, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2. 10.32, 10.52, 11.81 11.29, 11.54, 12.20. SATUKDAYS a* usual to 10.52, tlieu 11.34, LI .57, 12.1, 12.15, 12. 19a, If' Jli, 12.39, 1.5, 1.14, 1.27, I.44, 2..', 2.11, 2.24, 2.31, 2.59, j 8.1£, 3.44*, 3.47, 4.4, 4.36, 5.5. 5.25, 5.46, 6.5, 6.29, 6.47, 7.3' 7.10, 7.25, 7.32, 8.3i 8.27, 8.5.' 9.24, 10.2, 10.32, 10.52, 11.8, 11.2b II.31, 11.40, 11.54, 12.8, 12.20, 1.14*. SUSliAYo—9.38, 9.54, 12.54, I.-1C 1.50, 2.8, 2.20, 2.33, 2.49, :.r., 3.42, 3.59, 4-16, 4.50, 5.17, j.4V. 6.17, ti.47, 7.1, 7.19, 7.47, .1-. i ■. '.J.lti, 9.24, 9.32 9.40, iv, o -,u. 10.46. * i;u.u» lo Spence...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

A I, NOTICE. —SEDDON WOOD YARD Carson & Peacock, (!-ticcessors»to H. Jenkins.) 87 Gamon St., Seddon. Beg to inform the Residents that ^evare prepared to supply prompt) y Wood, Coal, and Coke to all parts of the District. Tele. 421 Footscray. Ashes Supplied. . Light Carting Done. Mechanics' Institute Nicholson St, Footscray Subscription 2/6 per Quarter I Open every evening 7 to to Saturdays 2 to 5 p.m Library contains over 5000 volumes >>ciuuu c, Fictional and Ref'ruiice. i he ending Rooms are supplied witp tile Dai y and W »ck!v ne-^papers ami a^azine* am! Scientific journals, smoking and tiiilitrd oo:ns. l/"dies' Room, HalJ a*id Committee Rooms to let for all pur, osesat moderate rate-, particulars "bicb may be obia-ned ori application [ to the Librarian. 1 New mem <ers and vib tors cordially I nvned. I J, Johnston**, Secrrtarj*. f V Tohnrttone.Libra"rian THE PEOPLE'S STORE. Grocers, Fruiterers and Confectioners. Dealers in Fancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pipes FISH...

Publication Title: Weekly News
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

PROFESSIONAL. NOTICE is hereby given that Mr William Brocket, solicitor, having taken into partnership, Mr Walter Kemp, their business wi 1 in future be carried on under the style of— BROCKET & KEMP SOLICITORS. 237 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. Mr Brocket's private residence—36 Paisley street, Footscray. Telephones—Central 3481. —Footscray 149. Trust Funds to lend at current rate MR JAMES HALL rOLICITOR AND CONVEYANCER LOMBARD BUILDINGS. QUEEN STREET, MELBOURNE. Telephone—Central 3273. OFFICE—Mr C. Farnbach's office, Irving street, Footscray ; Anderson j street, Yarraville. I Mr Hall attends Footscray office on Mondays and Thursdays (court j morning) between 9 and 10 a.m. to sea his clients. Has Trust Monies to Lund on fsce hold Securities. I . SECOMB & WOODFUL SOLICITORS. A. 0. Secomb—Commissioner of the Supreme Courts, Victoria, Sth Aus tralia, New Zealand. A. H. Woodful, L.L.:\T.—Commis sioner W. A. Town Office—Prell's Buildings, 60 Queen Street, Melbourne. ! Phono :...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. COSTUMES AND BLOUSES for - JUST NOW Wear CHERE'S no need to "talk" •these goods the values speak for \ themselves. Just select what you need from this list : — Crepe Costumes, all shades, striped plain & check, trimmed plain colors. 7/11, 8/11. Floral Crepe Costumes, nicely made, trimmed with buttons. 91V. Floral Voile & Muslin Costumes, deep basque trimmed silk collar, 11/9, 14/6. A beautifully made, Voile Blouse, new shape. 4/11, Nicely trimmed Voile Blouses, floral designs, 6/11. Crepe Blouses, all shades, trimmed plain crepe collar, 2/11. Cunprr drapery . r UKuil STORES ''The White House." Nicholson St., Footscray ■B. B. H. BAINBRIDGE'S BARGAIN HOUSE To start right is half the battle. We started two months afo with the right articles and now gi*e you the chance of purchasing real smart, dean, up-to-date drapery at less than CITY SALE PRICES. Children's Serge and Cloth Tunics from 2/11, Children's Tweed and Serge Bloomers, small sizes all at 11 ,V£...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ELECTRIC LIGHT COMMITTEE'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

ELECTRIC LIGHT COMMITTEE'S REPORT. j The electric light commiltee re cently appointed by the Footscray Council submitted its first report last Monday, evening, and showed that it has been active. Cr Johnson, chairman of com mittee, reported that the committee had met on Saturday morning, and spent two or three hours in ascer taining the amount of money out standing. There was £43 out standing in doubtful debts, and the committee recommended that these accounts be placed in the hands of the solicitor. Regarding the in stallation of the light in Cross it, they had ascertained that most of . the houses in the street would re quire the light. It was a good proposition, and a payable one, and they recommended that the light be extended to Francis street at a cost of ^100. Complaints had been made of a bad light at the corner of Charles and Gamon streets, and they gave instructions to have this attended to. The electric light post at the top end of Nicholson street would have to be remov ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SUNSHINE NEWS SUNSHINE A.N.A. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

SUNSHINE NEWS SUNSHINE A.N.A. After suffering defeat at the hands of a rifle team representing the Newport branch, by a small majority of three, the Sunshine team met and defeated the hither to undefeated Yarraville team at Sunshine on Monday 20th inst. The success of the Sunshine team in defeating Yarraville was largely due to individual efforts. During the match Mr P. H. Alford secured the possible—5 bullseyes—a feat that had not previously been per formed in any match in which Sunshine have taken part. Mi J : Roberts also shot splendidly secur ing 4 bullseyes and a centre—24. Mr Roberts is one of the most con sistent shots in the team.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CONSTRUCTING PRIVATE STREETS LOAN OF £14.000 COUNCIL'S PROPOSAL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

CONSTRUCTING PRIVATE STREETS LOAN OF ^14.000 COUNCIL'S PROPOSAL The Footscray Council will take into consideration at its next ni-^Mug a proposal to borrow ,6 ! 1,000 for construction of private streets in the city. Some weeks ago a list was published of the un made streets, both public and pri I vate, but it is only proposed to proceed with the private streets Cr Drew referred to the proposal at last Monday night's meeting of the - Council, and said he hoped councillors would be prepared to deal with the matter the' following: week Cr Johnson said he had asked that the ward members should bring up a report as to the streets that required constructing in their ward, but this had not been done. Cr Drew—I do not care what wards the streets might be in. We should do the streets that most ur gently need constructing. I have found streets in the north ward that are a menace to the health of the people. - Cr Pearce said he did not think :there would be any great difficulty in getting the ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE A.W.A. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

YARRAVILLE A.W.A, At the ordinary meeting < f Ui. Yarraville A. W.A- held on Sc/em ber 21. owing to the absen. e cf the president through illness. Mrs Brown, vice-president, oecupiiil the chair. There was a good a ten dance, and one proposition was -received. . Members were sci ry to hear of the death of Miss Edw rds' father, and a letter of sympathy was forwarded to her, / After the business was concluded, meii.be^s engaged in a competition on Ana'» j oruy. At next meeting. Octol 'c 5 the syllabus item is to be a "iJeri graphical Wedding," trophy to 1 presented by the secretary.":

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ROAD ACCIDENT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 3 October 1914

ROAD ACCIDENT A young man. Thomas Miller, "\vas clurged at Monday's Foot scray- Court with having driven on.the wrong side of the toa'd. James 6'Donoughae s!:ited that on August 28, about 9 o clock, he was proceeding along D>non load in a horse and buggy when he no ticed defendant driving a d'Hibl" horse waggon coining louards him. Defendant was on,the wrong side of the road, and witness' pony swerved and collided wiih defen dant's waggon, witness' turnout being badly damaged A. C. Secomb, solicitor, gave evidence as to the accident. He passed in a motor at the time. Another eye witness stated that if the motor had not gone on its wrong side, the accident would not have happened. Mr Secomb—There was no poss ibility of my passing the trap o 1 the right side. Defendant said the pony jumped right across ia front of him. After hearing other evidence, the Bench fined defendant 10s with 6s costs.

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