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COBURG ROAD DISTRICT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
COBURG ROAD DISTRICT. A, publi6 m'esting of ratepayers was held .on Tuesday evening, to protest against Coburg being annexed to the shires of Jika Jika or Broadmoadows. It is' inconceivable how any `ratepayer can.be found: willing to commit, moral suicide:in wishing the district to be made a simple riding without prestige or in fluence.' Whatever be?iefit is.derived from a separate existence would be extinguished when Coburg is joined to another body. The movement to create Cobirg a shire is a sensiibl one, and should be strongly supported by al? rate payeri ha~ving the welfare of the locality at heart.
THE CHANGE IN THE SITUATION [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
TION Sir-- concluded my last letter by ox pressing a hope that the business of the IIotham Council would.in future proceed witlh order and speed. Such, however, was not the - case at the last meeting. The party of obstruction indulged in op. posing the confirmation of the minutes of the previous meeoting by. raising a non ilisical point of order. This gave rise 'according to your report, to an idle dis cussion of onoe hour and three quarters. "This discussion itself was out of order, .and should not have been permitted by the chair. The objection was that some .businoss, so called, had been done at the Iprevious meetiang after the Mayor had left the chair. The objectors would not =state whenocalled upon to do so, the na tlre of the so-called business, of which they complained. The reason for their roticen'ce was very apparent, as all the Council had done after the chair was vacated by the Mayor, was simply, that they expressed it as their opinion that the .Town Clerk having been leg...
LICENSING DAY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
LTCENS1NG DAY. - We observe, amongst the list of nppli cants for publican's licenses, the'name of an old and respected ratopayer of IIotham. Mr..Donovan will apply at the next meet ing of the IIotham Licensing bench, for a license to open an hotel in Queensberoy street, to be called theo Pier Point IIotel. Mfr. Donoran is the owner of the property, and has bad the interior entirely refitted and decorated; and as the premises are located in a neighborhood in which there is but limited hotel accommodation, no doubt hi' application will prove success ful. Even the most ultra Good Templar cannot object to a license being granted to a respectable, well-conducted hotel.
THE CONFIRMATION OF THE MINUTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
THLE CONFIIR1T ATION. OF TIHE MINUTES. Sir--At the las mcoeting of the I[otham Council t question \va ruisba as tb the order or legality, of some,(so called) bus incss done at the previous ordinary meet ing of tle Contncil, after the Mayor had left the chair. The nituro of the busi ness thus objected to, consisted solely in reading a legal opinion given by standing connset in September, 1873, in which it was stated to be thoe Town Olork's duty to go on collecting 'half the cost of pave. mont freeom owners even without a resotlu. tion of the Council directing him so to do, after which readiln, the Council simply expressed an opinion that the Town Clerk should, ns legally sdviscd, proceed to collect. This closed the business of the meeting, after whlich the rough minutes were read by the Town Clerk, as directed by the 2nd clause of the standing orders. These minutes not having been read before the MIayor left the chair clearly shows that the fire remaining coencillors had ia perfect l...
STATE NIGHT SCHOOL, BRUNSWICK. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
STATE NIGHT SCHOOL, BRUNSWICK. A ,Free Night School for a borough like Brunswick, where so many youths are employed during the daytime, must be a great boon. The Board of Advice have urged the matter on the ' Minister of Education for a considerable time past, and at last arrangements have been com pleted to open the school for three evenings every week. Mr.Sheppard, head teacher, commenced operations on Mon day last in the old Wesleyan Schoolhouse, and about 50 pupils were enrolled. On: Wednesday the number was increased, and in all probability there will- be at' least 100 in attendance before the month. is out.. We trust the high character, which the day school has taken,' will beL maintained in the evening classes, and that no complaints will be made 'of the, conduct of any attending. ,
Letters to the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
Letters to the Editor. '. "l he 7 hEditordoes not identify himself with the opinion of orrespon)dents, unor unldetake to return or hold himself responsible for the safety +f any communuication. CF" Correspoodence and para grophbs of loctal interest hindlyfurni hed by reader, should Ie `written 00 on onsie side f the paper only, and be forwarded as early iln the teek as possible ; addeossed to the " Editor." C-Altl letters' ust be accompanied by the real oname and iddress of the writer--not for publication, but ats a guarantee 'of good fith. Si' Correslondents woould oblige us, and save .thetdsblveos disaoplointmecnt a0(l OnnlOatelyc, oby sending in. their contributionso before Thurdtay.
HOTHAM POST OFFICE. TIME OF CLEARANCE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
0 , T aI r, LaAHLHAuE . iO 7,10:am. ;12.10 p.m. 5.10 10.25"a.m. - 3.:45 p.m. TfIE OF LOOAL DELIVERY. 8.30 a.m.; 1 p.m. ; 5 p.m. Money orders are issued at this office, and the usual fasilties are-;afforgied to depositors in the Savinrgs' Bank: OARLTON POST OFFICE AND SAVINGS' BANK. Mails are despatched from this office at- - 6.40 a.m..arriring at Melbourne at 7.44 a.m 9;55.m. ,, ,, 10.54 a.m p2.3 m.__ ,, 1.20 p.m 3.40 p.m. . , 'p. 4.40p.m., 5.44p.m. Money orders ar jesued at this office, and he usual facllities-are'affordod to depositors .1 the Savisgs' Bank.
North Melbourne Advertiser, AND CARLTON ADVOCATE. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH, 1874. HARBOR TRUSTS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
AND CARLTON ADVOCATE. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4TH, 1874. HIARBOR TRUSTS. The joint committee on the Marine Board and Harbor Trust Bills have sent r in their report to-the Commissioner of Trade and Customs. The subject is an important one, and should the scheme as proposed become law it will ,materi ally affect large and important interests. e Part I. provides for a committee of 21. This if carried into effect will be usnworkable. Abdut seven would prove , ample, as the smaller number would be able to carry out their object in a much more effectual manner than the larger. The President of Land and Works should be ex-officio a member of the Board, because in a committee of seven the G-overnment would be amply represented with one g member only. The proposal to allow the chief merchants the privilege of nomi ' nating members on the Board is only initiating a system of class legislation which, in every respect, is objectionable. It would, in our opinion, be much better Sto allow every voter o...
Borough Councils. BRUNSWICK COUNCIL. WEDNESDAY, 2ND SEPTEMBER, 1874. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
-:-1Boroug 00ounci1. J- T3R~ TNSTVIGCI COUNCIL. i EDNESnDAY, r2ND SE''ItMIInEI. 1S74.. 1'rcseut- is tn \orship thie Mayor (in the chnir), and Councillors Tinning, Stran ger, Overclnd Fleming, hleDoetld, hlut toni,:Coolr, nnd Stiley. Ti yn,?~uJiini7j-nm , '2 'i? Provious t tithe iietiimationl of the ni nutne, Councillor Iuttou moued, and Cann ,illor M~oDoantld conded--" That the pro cne of tMr. Flenlingcn gin~itthe ieentintion ofl the lon, shouild bo expna 1ino.." Thie motion wne niit ni olnrriod, andl lm tiO irotelnt wjas aocordtngly r, xpaingod. .. oor. Flmegni sngidi e would carry the mat ter to thie Suprene C nurt, no he wans deter. mitd to ontay tie illetal proncedingi of the CiaLnailat onv o.'a. ' Counbillor Sranuer etatol that MIr. Gil chrint's opinion as to the illgality of pro cooding to confirm a speoial order befor, tinintyone day. had elapsed after the in. unal olectlin, bad beonrosd ntatho last meet itug; but ?hr. lgiigtnoethenma opinion, whieh Ceenetllor. Overoand had e...
POLICE GAZETTE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
POLICE GAZETTE. Stolen from the poreon'ofJoseph Clara, ilt Arden streot, Itotham, while drunk inI Ring street,' on the evening of the 27th instant, a silver open:foco English lover watch, aspoon and jewelled. London make, No. 5007, smooth cases. It hs bd ben drinkiig at the G:oallritain Hotel, slinders street.-Mary Noel is charged, ons warrant, with stealing a brown morocco pooketbook containing nine.55 notes from the person of Jttines Whitton, stopping at the Sydnoy Hlotel, WViliamn streot, about 9 p.m. 27th silt, id a brothel in' Stephen stroet.--Betwvoon mid night of the 27th and 5 a.m. 28th iastoit Jeremiah toland' C.Ohampion hlotel, Iitzroy, wa hburgliriously entered and a box non taieing paperJ, a gold eOarf ring set with pearls, and a lady's gold ncekohain stolen. Too bux and papers were found in Little Napier street on the following morning. IIenry Lono In oharged, on warrant, witho desoerting his wife, who lives at the boack of 75 Spenocr strooe TWest' Ielbournv, sinoe the ...
BRUNSWICK CHORAL UNION. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
DRIUNSWICWK CMORAL UNION. The Brunswick Choral Union niet in thl; echanics' 'Institute, on Tuesday erening last, after a recess of two months, and iresitmed practico under :the con duoforshi" of M~r. J. Crook, whlo" wbilded the baton in a very officient manner.- At the :loso of the practico a meetinigbof the members 'was held, when! the following gentlemen were eleotod oflice-boarors,viz:: Mr. C. 'Lilbirneo, Secretary'; Mr. J. Stranger, Treansnrurer; Mr. W. Houtchinson Librarian; and ,Missrs. Bishop, Bsurchott, Connor; Czartright, C COrook and Enders. bee, Comminittee.
LIST OF MATCHES FOR ENSUING SEASON. CARLTON IMPERIAL F. C., 2ND TWENTY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
LIST OF MATCIIES FOR ENSUING SEASON. CAuLTroN IMI'CSIAL F. C., 2ND rW'IISNTY. Sept. 5-West lMelbourne at Univc?reity Pad clock. Sipt. 12-A'ma at University Paddock. Sept. 19-Stir of lRichmond at University Paddock. Sept.:26-Vanclause at Richmond Paddock. i Oat. 3-Albert Park at Richmond Paddock. Oat. 10-Vacant. O?t. 17-Vacant. """""" ItONOwICK P. c. Sept..5-Carlton (2nd 20) at Carlton ground. S-pt. 12-South Park at lBrunawick. Sept. ll--Albert Park (2nd 20) at Brunswick Sept. 26-S:ar of lichmnond at Hichmond paddock. Oct. 3-Corltou (2nd 20) at Brun~wick.
Football Notes. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
Football Notes. D3Y UMPIRE, In the Royal Park on Saturday the North IMelbourne and St. Kilda clubs met for the third time this season. The lirst I match, played in the Royal Park was F drawn; both sides obtaining a goal. TThe t secotd'matclh (at St. Kilda) was won by North MIelbourne, who kicked two goals to St. Kilda's nil, but St. Klilda played well and the victory was by no means an easy one: Last Saturday's match, on the contrary, was a most decided ral away. St. Kilda, although they brought a strong team,and had a lively recollection of their precious defeat to goad them to do great t things had not at any time during the Ilttelt t?i h leitst possible chance of victory. D)uring the early part of the match, the North Melboui'ne had the advantage of a the wind, butthough easy chances were numerous, no goals were kicked. Htow eveoragainst the wind, after the change of ends, they (North Melbourne) were more successful. Robertson obtained two goals for tlictu before time was called,...
Household Mems. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
Household Mems. PoTTnD LonSTE.--Two lobsters, take out the meat carefully from the heclil,but do not cut it up. Put some butter at the bottomofa dish, lay in the lobster as evenly as possible, with three or four bay leaves and a seasoning of nutmeg, pounded nmaco, white popper and salt; cover with butter, and bake for three quarters of an hour in a gentle oven. When done, drain the whole in a sieve, and lay the pieces in potting jars, with the seasoning about them. When cold, pour ever it clarified butter, and, if very highly seasoned, it will keep for some time. . Co.onrso TO STAIN JELLIES, ICES, &C For a beautiful red, boil fitteen grains of cochineal in the finest powder, with a drachm and ahalf of cream of tartar in half a pint of water, very slowly, half an hour. Add in boiling water a bit of alum, the size of a pea. Or use boot-root sliced and some liquor poured over. For white, use almonds finely powdered, with a little drop of water, or use cream. For yellow, yolks o...
British and Foreign. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
British and Foreign. In the case of Mr. Callan, M.P., against Mr. O'Reilly Dease, in which the de fendant was charged with libelling Mr. h Callan in an 'election address in Louth, and which has now occupied the Lord Chief Justice of Ireland, and a city special jury for some days, after three 1 hours' deliberation, the jury returned a d verdict for the plaintiff-damages, one farthing. It is anunounced that the late Mr. Cliff has by his will left £3500 to the Royal a Masonic Institution for Boys, and £3500 C to the Royal Masonic Institution for Girls, both under certain conditions, a which, it is said, will be agreed to. These sire by far the largest gifts that have ever yet been made to these institutions. Mr. Cliff was not a Freemason. A stone ginger-beer bottle loaded with gunpowder and nails, and with a lighted fusee attached, was thrown on July 4 into the bedroom of live brickmakors in a lodging-house at Miles Platting, near Manchester. A loud explosion followed the force of whic...
Facetiæ. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
Facetise. The color of the wind was discovered by a man who went out and found it blow. Johnny assures us that a railroad con ductor punches a hole in your ticket to let you pass through. The world uses 250,000,000 pounds of tea, and 718,000,000 pounds of coffee every year. China furnishes nearly all the tea, and IBrazil more than half the colleo. It is reported that the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to animals recently had a servant girl arrested for beating an egg that happeued to have an unhatched clucken in it. " Two sweet pledges of affection l" cried the nurse, addressing the anxious husband on the stairs. " All," sighed he, " I was pre pared for the pledge but not for the duplicate." A Nevada paper, in speaking of a do ceased citizen, says--" le was a good man, but he had his little frailties, like the rest of us. 1oe sometimes bet on the wrong horse." There is something very sensible in the impromptu remark of a pretty girl• "If 'our Maker thought it wrong for Adam t...
Meetings. PRIMITIVE METHODIST SUNDAY SCHOOL, BRUNSWICK. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
MVIeetings. PRIMDIITIVE MlET FIODIST SUNDAY SCHIOOL, BRItUNSWICK. The eighth anniversary services in.con nection with the above Sabbath School were commenced last Sunday, when sermons were preached; morning and afternoon, by the Rev. Samuel liracewell, and in the evening by the Reo. J. Smith. There were' large congregations on each occasion; the chapel being crowded in theafternoon. The hymns sung by chil dren were well selected, and woere rendered in a manner which showed the great care and excellent training the scholars had received from their teacher and conductor, Mrs. Lord. On the Tuesday evening following the annual tea meeting took place, when the chapel was again crowded, the tables being twice filled; and this fact, notwithstanding the inclemency of the weather, is a con. vincing proof that the Sabbath School cause, in connexion with that church, has the hearty good will and genuine sympathy of the good people of Bruns wick and district. The public meeting held after tea w...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1874
Publicatons. TIIE "ADVYER TI SER." CIRCULATING IN HIOTHAM, WEST MELBOURNE, BRUNSWICK, COBURG, HEIDELBERG, ELTHAM, CAMPBELLFIELD, PRESTON, IVIORANG, &c., &c. Published every Week. This Journal contains the full REPoT OFr LOCAL COUNCIL MEETIoNGS, POLICE COURT PROCEEDINGS, CORRESPONDENCE, &0. A POPULAR STORY Will be given each week, besides other Useful and Interesting Matter. The price of the paper is Is. per quarter or per year, delivered, payable in advance. SINGLE COPIES-ONE PENNY. All eommunications intended for insertion, must be authenticated by the name and address of the writer, and should he sent to the fli co not later than Wednesday, at twelve o'clock. ADVERTISEMENTS. Per inch ... ... ... 3s. Standing notices, as per agreement. TEReSo--OAsII. Advertisements received for each issue up to one o'clock on the day previous to publi. cation. Each advertisement should bear upon the manuscript the number of insertions required. When no instructions are sent ...