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ASPENDALE. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
ASPNDALE, The member for the district, Mr W S Keast, is very interested in the proposal to have a railway station placed at Edithvale road. He con siders it is necessary for the residents of that portion of the district; and a probable source 'of highly profitable revenue to the department. He has the matter well in hand, and will probably have an interview arranged between residents and commissioners when the latter are making their annual tbur of inspection, which is likely to take place very soon. The recent fire destroyed many properties in the south end of As. pendale in the course of its travels. Among the fine places totally de molished was one belonging to Mr I T. Flanagan, hotelkeeper, Mel bourne. It is very pleasing to note that both in Chelsea and Aspennale also, the losers are already taking active steps to replace their former dwellings, This will, no doubt, take some considerable time, but once the rebuilding is started it means that the district will regain at an [ear...
SEAFORD. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
S APORD, The recommendations of the Pro gress Asso.olation, published iun a previous issuo) regarding control 'nd supervision of the foreshore; same before the last meeting of the, shire ooun?cil It wis resolved that delegates should be invited to confer with the municipal representatives at an early date.
CHELSEA [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
CIhIELSIEA At the St Kilda Police Court _ecently, Mr F. P. C. Beyer was sued by the American Portable Home Company for the sum of £24 9a al leged to be due as extras on a house ereoted in the township some time ago, Mr. J L. Kiddle appeared for the company and Mr. Canton for the defendant. The defence was "no lia •bility, " £100 had been paid, which the debtor considered was the full amount of the contract, any extra charge was made for addition and correction of mistakes made by the company. After a lengthy hear ing, a verdict for the an o mt was 'ree orded, with £2 2s costs. A stay of poceedings was granted for four. teen days. A tut ther difficulty was experien. ced by the Dandenong council last Wednesday in their endeavors to compel. residents to keep their out houses clean. A case was heard at the Cheltenham court on the day mentioned, when Inspector Shelley sued Mr F, P. O. Beyer for that an the 3rd inst, he did not keep his wivy in-p per-rder; Theiispieo t ,r stated that from...
LIFE IN PAPUA. SOME INTERESTING DETAILS. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
LIFE IN PAPUA. SOME INTERESTING DETAILS. (By E. H. Yroland, Survey Depart ment, Papua, formerly of Vio toria.) On the night qf Detober 16th last, I left Port Moresb, and, by moonlight took the road that runs eastward, through low grassy hills, to the foot of the rugged Astrolabe ranges. Passing by a few ootton and sisal hemp plan tations I reached at daylight the now township of "Rouna," situated 17 miles from Port Moresby, by the side of tbo beautiful Yalako river,. "Riouna" will be the terminus of the railway which is to be built from Port Moresby, in order to assist in the development of the Astrolabe copper fields, the princi pal mine in which "the Yalako" has been proved to contain millions of tons of high grade copper ore. This mine, like many others in the district, is awaiting more capital and the railway, Next morning the carriers and the remainder oft the party having arrived, we took the road that leads to the top of Hombrom Bluff-a rugged mountain that forms one wall of ...
MOORABBIN SHIRE COUNCIL Monday, 19th January. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
,O I si 8|.. . . E COUNCIL 7ý ¢t e;4ltnuary, Present-The President (Or B J Ferdinando), Ors Studds, White, Kelly, Brownfield, Smith, Marriott, Mills, Burgess, Shields, Eggleston, and Small, Correspondence. From Country Roads Board, ask. big that the council's engineer be instructed to malo a preliminary ?!mrvy..ok:P?int.Nt eon road, writhin Moorabbliu territoity in view-of the Board carrying out Work thereon. Or Mills presumed'thlit this would have to be done at the council's cost; this did not seem quite fair. The Presi dent remarked tbat it was included in the engineer's work. The letter was received and instructions issued, From same, forwarding sugges. tions as to methods of dealing with works carried out by the board, also as to payment of accounts, Re ceived, From Metropolitan Board' of Works, stating they were not pre pared to extend the sewerage system to Edward street, Black Rook-Re ceived. From same, intimating that they were prepared to reticulate Brewer Road, Bentleigh, ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
Caudwell's SAW AND lOULDING MILLS, Illentone & JorOlalloo J. & C, CAUDWELI bog to an. nounce that they have just erected at their Mentone Timber Yard. a thoroughly up.to-date Saw and Moulding Mills, and are now pro pared to do all classes of Planing Moulding, Bench and BAND SAWING, etc, at MELBOURNE PRIOES, SEND FOR PRICE LISTS, and prove for yourselves that By Purchasing Locally you will not only Benefit your District but will SAVE MONEY at the Same Time Furnishing & Builder's Ironmongery Ovens Paints Spouting Oils Coppers Colors Ridging Glass Tinware Co rusted iron Brushwa e Gal, . ne Red Gum Down Pipes Jarrah Pumps Hardwood Lime Floorijg Cement. \Veatherboardm Bricks Doors Laths Sashes Baths Mouldings Sinks ALL. AT MELBOURNE PRICES PLUMBING WORK Of every Description done either by Tender ot Privately, A Licensed Plumber Constantly Employed. GALVANISED IRON TANKS A SPECIALTY J, and C CAUDWELL Have wall stooked Wood, Coal and Cooi:e Depots ASPHALTING Done a'...
WALTZING ROUND. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
WALTZING ROUND. "Excuse me," he said to his fair partner, taking a bit of wool from the shoulder of heo dress. The wool, however, seemed to be never ending, until he had wound a large ball, which ho, very emba'rrassingly hid in his uoo ket. Fair Partner (to mother next morn ing)-"It's a funny thing mother, but last night I put a woollen spencer ,dler my drew, and thi mnorning it 'ad completely disappeared,"
SPECTRES THAT STOLE MONEY. SAVINGS CARRIED OFF. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
SPECTRES THAT STOLE MONEY, SAVINGS CARRIED OFF. The way in which a French family of farmors called on "spirits" to aid them in an attempt to avoid paying the rent is causing some amusement in Paris. Twvo brothers, named Guitton occu pied with their wives and children, a small farm near Saint-Amand. One day they told their neighbors of in visible hands, which upset their flower pots and disarranged their gardens. Mmo. Guitton, the younger said, too, that by night she had seen through her window two black men-or demons who walked up and down, casting cur ses at the house. It was discovered on the next day that the family's whole savings had disappeared. Appeal was made to the priest and to the police. But neither the Latin of the one nor the vigilance of the other (says the "Matin") could throw light upon the matter for the moment. Engiries wore continued by the police and the "stolen" money was found under a staircase, where the brothers Glitton had hidden it.
State of the Tides [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
State of the Tidea High tide for the ensuing week will be as follows ; Sunday ...12.1 ..,19.41 Monday ... 1.22 .,. 21 Tuesday ,,, 2,37 ,,, 36 Wednesday ... 8.37 ..., 4.1 Thursday ... 4,24 ... 4.44 Friday ... 5.2 ,,. 5.20 Saturday ... 5.37... 5.53 Low tide can be estimated at about half way between the times mentioned on any one day.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
_ Sale. BREEDING STOCK, drakes, oyIr? B now re?ady, white Leghorn dian Runners, Pekins, Muscovys, i blood. Orders now being taken for aly. ducklings and chicks, from day old up. wards. Settings, Largest incubating plant in Australasia, Write catalogue, etc. Proprietors, ROGERS and IIODG. KINSON, AUSTRALIAN INCUBATING FARM, Point Nepean Road, Mentone, P RIME Suckers and Slips. GRIFFITH, hai. Argus st, and Moorabbin rd, Chelten ham, * . .ediuin an one '.11 jt tor% 4 Apply S. 'Batro,'Mentone. IJ ORSE, light, useful, cheap; must JJ. sell. J, T. Matthews, bootmaker, Cheltenham. QEED POTATOES, up.to-date, few owt. SCheap. A Tilley, Centre Dandenong road, Cheltenham, PONT CART, floating rail; also harness i frat class order. . Bargain For prompt sale W. S. Smiley, Grocer, Men tone, Phone 49 OR SALE,-Pick of three good draught F horses any trial,-F, Orawford, Weatherall Road, Cheltenham. Wanted ,['DD JOBS of any description-Rough k.L carpentering, painting, gardening, fencing, etc; old mate...
CHELTENHAM [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
CHELTENHAM The Very Rev R. Stephen MA,, D.D,, Dean of Melbourne, and Prinoipal of St. John's College, will be the special preacher at St. Matthews' to-morrow evening. Dr Stephen will also preach a+ Dingley in the morning and at ,Moorabbin in the afternoon. Dean Stephen is well known throughout Australia as a ripe scholar and eloquent preacher. He is an acknowledged authority on economoic and social questions, and a few years ago published his Moor house lectures under the title of " Democraoy and character." Last year the Arehhishop of Canterbury eunferred on him the honorary de greeo, of D.l). The Dean is an Aus tralian native, and received the whole of his education in Australia. The annual meeting of the mem bers of the Meoohanics' Institute, hold last Tuesday, is reported on page two, A very serious accident was nar rowly averted on Suaday eveniing. & son of Mr T, Graham, of "The Pines," drove, in a light four. wheeled vehicle, two nurses from the Benevolent Asylum to th...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
Heatherton Banatorium. -The appeal recently uade by Rev T, Moorhouse, for funds to provide an organ and gramophone for this institution, was perfeootly success ful The total amount received was £33 9s Od. Mboorabbin Shiro Finances, - On our third page will be found a comprehensive financial statement of shire affairs Rate payers are urged to study samo ; no doubt, although it is not election time, councillors will be pleased to answer any question Gardeners' Picnic.--Entries close next Monday for tho Novio: and Opoen bicycle race.,
BARBED WIRE CUTS. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
BARBED WIRE CUTS, Farm animals aro always more of loss liable to injury from wire outs, and it is important to give quick at. tention to all such injuries. When the wound is severe it will pay to em ploy a veterinarian to dress the wound, Where the services of a good voterin* arian cannot be obtained, farmers wili have to handle the case themselves. The ordinary wound will heal if not interfered with. This interference may be from germs, parasites, mod. dling with the wound, on the part of the man or the animal itself, The first thing to do is to stop the hloemorr. hlgeo, This can be accomplished by a tight band of clean, white muslin, applied either over or above the wound. A thread may be used un. der the artery by using a needle, and tied, Do not use flour, dirt, coo. webs, or anything of that sort on the wound, They are unnecessary and may produce a serious infection of the wound. Having checked the bleed. ingp, remove the clots of blood and cut off the ragged edges of tissue wi...
IMPORTANCE OF REGULARITY IN MILKING. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
IMPORTANCE OF REGULARITY IN MILKING. In everything regularity if good practico, but in good dairying it is iu peritive. To produco largo and rich yields of milk is the solo function of the dairy cow, and to do this sho must be of good dairy type, fed palatable and nutritious feeds and milked clean at regular periods. Aso a rule, the cow is milked at 5 o'clock of mornings in summer and 7 or 8 o'clock in mornings in the win ter, The very unequal periods are made for the cow by this sun to sun milk ing, and as a consequence, the quality of her milk flow and the length of her annual period are reduced, The cow can do lier' best only when milked at equal and regular periods of about 12 hours each the year round. The full supply of milk is not in the udder ready to be drawn out before milking time comes, but two thirds ot it is produced in the glands during the operation of milking, The ud der, however, is usually filled, and the crow becomes used Go this, but if the milking is delayed, a...
THE HAND SEPARATOR. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
THE HAND SEPARATOR.. jThe value of a hand separator de pends very largely upon the person who runs it and cares for the cream. There is no question but what the separator has its advantages, but in the hands, t. a careless person it very soon becones a detriment. Most of the st.ada d machinos are made to run ,easily, and almost as smoothly as a sewing ma ohino, but how many after being used a whilo turn like a feed chol:per, and for noise, a thrashing machine is not in it, Tio iroubio is generally sr3,;:e abld to nclean conditions of the gear ing and lack of oil, Not that oil is not used, but the oil holes and ehan nols become clogged up and the oil cannot reach the gearing. One of the first things a farmer should do after buying a separator is to get per feotly familiar with every part of the gearing. This is as important to un derstand as the bowl. Milk very often gets into the gearing, and this always causes trouble till removed. Watch this, and keep the gearing ab polutely free ...
DEEP PLOUGHING FOR OATS. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
JEEP PLOUGHING FOR OATS. On the Iron Mountain railroad de monstration farm at Hope Ark., oat land ploughed four inches deep yielded but 23 bushels to the acre, while the same land yielded 77 bushels to the aore, This inoreasoe results from the faot that deep ploughing afforded a bot'ter reservoir for soil' water, and dry weather did not delay the growth. In the deeper ploughing a larger am. ount of moisture came in contaot with more soil particles and dissolved more plant food, There was also more apace for root development, and the larger root development was enabled to sBe. ouro more mpisturo and more plant food,
Cheltenham Mechanics' Institute. ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 24 January 1914
Cheltenham Mechanics' Institute. ANNUAL MEETING, A small number of members at tended last Tuesday at the Mechanics' Institute' in response to notices issued by the secretary (Ml J. H. Buter), whereby the annual meeting of subscribers was held, The president (Mr W. G. Brown field) presided. In making his yearly report, the chairman ex pressed his regret that out of seventy subscribers, only twelve could make it convenient to attend. He would like to see a little more enthusiasm exhinited at least once a year He thought that a deter. mined effert should he made to reduce the bank overdraft, which had stood at about £200 for quite a long period. Interest was paid every year, and that money could be more wisely spent if the debt were only wiped off. The billiard room had proved one of the best ideas in the interests of the institu tion Young men could and were making good use of it, so cancelling the habit of standing at street corners, or perhaps something worse' New books, to the numb...