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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
Miss i-. Collard, Dressmaker and Costnmiere, x Scddon Street, Seddon, (near Gamon st.) Style and Neatness. Moderate Prices ESTAB3LISHED 1853. Herbert King & Sons UNDERTAKERS. (Late of Geolong.) Cr Droop & Nioholson Streets, Footsoray. Telephono-25 Footscray Exchange. Head Offce and Factory-174 Lennox St., Richmond. Tel. 912. Burwood Road, Hawthorn. Tel. 1856 Hawthorn Exchange. Glenferrie Road, Malvern. Tel, 9o Mal. vern Exchange. Williams Road Toorak, Tel. 246 Wind or ixchango. High Street. Kew. Tel. 411 Windsor. and Bunbury. -q|mm|owm ? | mmn xa HEALTH AND STRENGTH go together, Strongth is impossible without hcalth. Everyone does not require grcat physical strength, but a strong vitality, steady nerves and mental eonrgy-these overy man and woman needs. The powers of mind and body are largely depondent upon the maintenanco of a satisfactory state of the digestive organs. When those are out of order, food does not properly nourish, and tho whole system suffers. Depres...
BOY SCOUTS. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
BOY SCOUTS. -----.--.. . Some of the Footscray Troop spent Show week in camp within easy distance of home and had an exceedingly pleas ant week and some good work. To-day they meet as usual, the Ist Footscray troop according to instructions given, the 2nd Footscray troop at the hall at 2.30. Next Saturday both troops or those able will go to Werribee in the 2.7 train returning at 10 p.m.
HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY In collnnection with thio outing to the Ilotanical (lardens, at tlhe invitation of thie director, Mr. J. ('ronin, mem btr?s are to c;tchl train leaving Foot scray at 2,29, and take tram to Park street gates, whero tie party will be Oct. Fotr the next monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 13, Mr. Goo. Cooper, of the Alexandra Gardens, will reoad a paper oni "Dahlias for the Garden," which should proveo nteresting.
A COOL THEFT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
A OOL THEFT. D)uring Wednesday afternoon, Mrs. A. Mclnnes, of Moore.strcet, left her home for ai fow minutes to visit her mother in the house adjoining, leaving two small children playing in the back garlolen. During her temporary ab sence, according to the statement of thie c:hildren, ai dark-complexioned, ilidCll-aged mIan came in at the back gate, asked for the lady of the house, and on being told she was out coolly walked into the kitchen. \Vhen Mrs. Mclnellcs ret.urned slhe foulnd that a snllt f £7, which had beenl left inl a drawer, had disappearedl. So had the dark-collplexioned man. The local police were immlediately informed, and, armed with a description of the sllslptct, scarched the district, but without r01esult.
UNMADE STREETS. PROPOSAL TO BORROW £14,000. OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE EMPLOYMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
UNMADE STREETS. PROPOlSAL TO BORROW £14,000,. OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE EMPLOY MENT. Cr. Drew, at the terlination of ordinary business on Monday, said he wished to know if something could be done so that a start might be made In the direction of providing employ. moent by having the unmade streets of the"dity' attended to. Cr. 'Pearce said he intended sug gosting that the matter might be dis cussed at 9 p'clock at the next council meeting. Cr. Johnson said he would like to know what the council could borrow first. At a previous meeting it was recolmmnlended that members of the various wards provide a list of the streets most urgently required. Cr. Drew reilarked that personally lihe did. not care what ward a street was in, so long as it was necessary that it should be done. In the middle ward' none were required, In the western portion of the city some of the staroets were a menace to the dis trict. Cr. Pearce said private streets only should be undertaken, at an ap proximate cost of £14,...
MUSIC AT SUNSHINE [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
MUSIC AT SUNSHINE L'er1 llh | it w .?s theli sl rol, IHIIrioli c spirit, ilthat we ati ]'proud I' t sila prI vilIs at iI tlit'o Iltklt this, hI n i brought Hall lilt We'lrtesday evening of last wee Illl li,-ly lIrate, thoseI who w ci'e ft)i'(nli It'i e ottglih (0to. heP il'etesllt ittt"st Ilsvo ,h'le'tl detlighted wllh tilte ,pitll dild progra ? iii of ti. si" c t bltnii' lled l,? the local ('llora'l solcety, who \ll re lhw' yolutl? alg , till ll 'l,?IttI " itt illigl,&lt;f Iably hacu ke'it n'ipcil ll tl id 'n tistsn l efro I thr. 1sa rl't's. The iltItioll3' .\nl elitii, w ilelt Wih sI il I1 lin prel udelll , 'Ilote'9 ,llnt iilw'-Ii h'ill s liI, ll', Ihi l hli' ng 'll'h 'i' tlii Iih" I ( '-ll i hlice I No i' pilll lo11g, infilled "The Vikingsi." b Eatonii F ilng, anlll. h llt oil, co t.ulli llnted e i?Olse' woih In ,od Clffell t. .i. ,Frederic Collier, ol f Alel'holllou , +iut. the ilsl .llt o l llst to llp (,ir', andI hI1ti ho gol g?lreat r cltlon i with Ilis so;l ', " conh...
TIME TABLE. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
TIME TABLE. iooracravtn Meloourne (Flindcr St, 5 a28 .m -6 20-6 47 -6 59-7 6-7. 18 7.30-7 36*--7 46--7 54--8 ia--8 8-8 2oa 8 24-8 40- 8 58-9 5-9 5- 36-9 46-10o 2 10o 38-10 57--11 40-12 7 p.m. 1231 14-1 29-1 45-I 57-2 14-2 28-2- 49 3 9--3 31-3 52-4 8-4 40-5 2a--5 1o 52oa-.533--551-559 6 1za 6 19 634 6 46-7 2-7 8'- 7 15-7 31-7 38 7 48-8 8-8 34-8 58-9 9-10ro 7- to 25-10 57--11 13-II 34-11 59 -12 25. Saturdays as usual to Io 38 a.m. then 105 1142 1155 122 126 1220- 1224a-1231-1244-1 10 I 15 132 149-2 5-2 12-2 16-2 29-2 36-3 4 3 23- 3 49'-3 52-4 9-4 41-5 10 5 30-5 51--6 Io-6 34-6 52-7 8'-7 15 7 30-7 37-8 8-8 32 8 58-9 29 1o 7-to 25-10 57-11 13-11 28 Ir 36-11 45-11 59-12 13-12 25 I 14'. Sundays: 9 43-9 59 a.m. 12 59 p.m. I 45 S55--2 13-25-238-2 54-322-347 4 4-4 21--.55-5 22-5 52-6 22-6 52 7 5 724-752-921-8 52-921-929 9 37-9 45-10 5-10 25-10 40--0 51 \r'trrihbeto SpencerSt. aSpencer St. only. F Fridays only, Trains leave ceddon 2 min, earlier, Yar eaville 5 min., Williamstown 20 min, Meclb...
THE ELECTRIC LIGHT. COMMITTEE REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
THE ELECTRIC LIGHT. COMMITTEE REPORT, Cr Johnson, at Monday's council meeting, reported that the electric light committee met on the previous Saturday morning and discussed several questions bearing on the electric light business of the council. The amount of money outstanding which was considered doubtful was -43 Certain suggestions had been made re more up-to-date methods of book keeping, and the accounts had been placed in the hands of the council's solicitor. The request from Cross street resi dents for electric light connection should be. favorably considered as it would be a payable proposition and had been promised some months ago. The cost would be 100oo as far as Francis street. This wasagreed to. Charles and Gamnon streets were badly lighted owing to overloading, and it was decided to re-wire this area. Tho pole" at the intersection of Nicholson street, B3allarat road and Geelong road being in the way of the Park entrance, it was decided to renmove saIme to opposite corner...
BAND CARNIVAL. FOOTSCRAY MUNICIPAL BAND PROFITS. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
BAND GARNIYVAL. F:OOTSCRAY MUL'NICIPAI, UAND S:t I ýRO FITS. Ta?int there is somethinl magle ' about tihe mname of carllival, and that results are (ertain whte advertishlg i? indulged ill oall n exte siv(lte s(ale, iWas evidenced by the greIt crowdat that were attracted into the streets land to the Westernl Ileserve Iast Saturday. It wasi the day llpon which the lFootsecry Mulnlciplal Ba;ad, hav\ lg - been comllelled by ad\verse weather to ipotlpoine oeratltohs onl the previous Stlturday, held Its faincy dress lrocessionll and eiarllnvlii. lt pro vide funds to enable it to I;kt, paI;t ill the lallarnt , nlmpt'litions tills mUonth. Tihe ivatll(hetr was fnlvorallel. thler were practically il counllter tl traetions, land, p)rolmised "a monoster fanicy dress, poster ad It)lllsqltte processionll." land "la allllnlt)lh pro granntle of novelties, (a perfe"t galaxy of attractions" the 1'oolsliny Ipubl, turned out In their |hot n illSllis. Tltttt Ithe real thing did not coml'e up to the nltu...
CHARITY SERVICES. SOCIETY OF ST. VINCENT DE PAUL. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
CHARiTY SERVICES. SOCIETY 01F ST. VINCENT Dl: PAUL. The annual charity services of the above society were held on Sunday last at St. Monica's Chlurlch, when, at the 11 o'clocl, Mass, the Rov. P. J. Wade, O.C.C., preached the occasional seoron, and nlmado it very eloquent appeal to the congregation to assist the society in its work by giving freely of the means at their disposal. In the evening at Vespers, the Rev. J. S. 3oulr'ke, S.J., preached, and gave in detail the aims and objects of tlhe society. Tihe collections amounted to £16/15/3. During the past year the society relieved 13 families, in which there were 63 persons; 9 pairs of boots, and 62 garments were distributed, while medical aid and medicine wore obtain ed for 18 persons. The t ital expenditure for the year amounted to £70/16/7.
RIFLE NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
RIFLE NOTES. -4- The local club has engaged targets for to-day for new members, etc., for practice at. 100 yards, All new mnon bers and in tending memblll ers are re I (uestedl to attend, and old lOmembers should attend to instruct. All menm bors are requested to attend drill next Monday night, ineeting near Yarra villl Hall at 8 p.m. The 21st union monthly shoot was held last Satur day, shot over 200 yards with miniature rifles, and was won by R, Mclgwan, of the above club.
V. R. C. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
V. R. C. October HI-urdle-The Vet or Widden. Stand I-Hdcp -Sylvanmore or Gladwyn. October steeple-Sapper or Hooligal. Stakes-Ale-onner or Anna Carlovna,. Maribyrnong Trial-Two or Three. Paddock I-dcp.--Traquette or Wyadra. QA. J. C. Hurdle-Capintesta or Hallmark. A. J. C Derby-Woorak. Eqsom Hldcp.-First Principle, Rathlea, Tofila, Spring Stakes-Radnor or Cagou. SECOND DAY Metropolitian-Taunter or Payttyx. Steeple-The Miser or Wadden.
PROGRESS ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
PROGRESS ASSOCATION. .0 ---- s The fortnightly meeting of the e Vest Footscray Progress Associa Y tion was held on Thursday evening a large number of m mbers being present. General business was o speedily got through and the re e maining part of the evening took the E form of a social, during which mom bers took the opportunity of making a presentation of a clock to the I secretary. Members feel that Mr e Armitage is an energetic officer i worthy of every encouragement. Mr t Parle (president), in suitable words, I made the presentation and Mr Dun. stan supported. Mr. Armitage, though taken by surprise, made a ,f neat speech in thanking members, f and trusted he would be even more 5'serviceable during his present term 0 than in the last. The ladies' com mittee handed light refreshments around and a very enjoyable evening was spent.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
SPECIAL NOTICES. T. GOUGH. SURGEON DENTIST, 156 NICHOLSON STREET, FootsoraY Over Shaw's, Grocers. Telephone: 272 Footscray. Sets of Teeth ...... from .£313/ Best work only done. Artificial Teeth, 5/- and '76 per tooth. Fillings, Crown', &c., at . Moderate Charges. Mr. GOUGH attends to all Patients himself, and if satisfaction is not given Fees will be returned. Hours : o a.m. to 8.30 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m, to I p.m. P. E. SAINSBURY, L. D. S. By Exams. Melb. Univereit Dentatl: Surgeon 5 Leeds Street, Footscray. GOLD INLAYS, CROWNS, BRIDGES &e. ,George E. Edwards, Painter, Paperhanger, Grtiner and Signwriter. wishes to notify that he has taken over tie husiness f.irmerly carried on by S. M Kerr at Nicholson St., Footaoray. (opposite MKIlvey's). Workmanshii Guarantead. Glass (All sizes in stock) Paints and Paper hanging at town prices, PRESBYTERIAN CHIURCH TO-MORROW. REV. A. V. IBUTLER. WHYPAY RENT Wh?nu you can BUY A HOUSE On Easy Terms iu any part of the district, or ...
THE LOOP LINE. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
TIlE LOOP LINE, The Mayor (Cr Bell) and Crs McDon ald and Harris waited on the Railway Commissioners on Tuesday last. The latter stated that arrangements were now in course of progress between the manufacturers and themselves and they were endeavoring to bring the matter to finality as speedily as possible.
THE TROCADERO. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
TIlE TIL'OCA I) V110. A most entertaining and novel pro gramme was presented at this popular theatre during the week. For to night's programme a great attraction will be Huxham's Serenaders, a troupe of seven refined comedy artists who come to Footscray with a big city reputation and should prove a great at traction during the coming week. Other artists to appear to-night are Newman and Hughes, comedy trick cyclists. rwo excellent picture programmes will be given during the week, including four special star subjects one of which is woven around the popular and beauti ful song, " Ave Maria. " Whilst this picture is being screened the song will be played as a violin solo.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
The Ambulance Brigade, a very de :irable institution, required the use of a room to carry on their good work, and the aid of the council has bieen invoked n that direction. Mr N. Curwood in ormally placed the claims of the brig. ade before the council on Monday last and created a favorable impression, vith the result that the Mayor (Cr Bell) Jr Johnson, the town clerk and city en gineer (there is evidently something in he well known axiom, "In the multi tude of counsellors there is wisdom,") were deputed to see what arrangements could be made for housing the brigade or one or two nights a week. Should he gentlemen named not be able to olve the problem they can still call in he services of the electrical superin endent, the inspector and the office boy, to say nothing of two or three more councillors. As a result of the carnival last Satur ay the Footscray Municipal Band hould have sufficient funds to enable it o compete at the Ballarat competitions ut whether the management will tee...
THORLEY'S PICTURES. AT THE GRAND. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
THORLEY'S PICTURES. AT THE GRAND. Mr Thorlcy announces in our adver tising columns that he has taken over the Grand Theatre, and is now the sole lessee, Mr Thorley, who is the pioneer of the picture play in this district in tends to give the public first-class en tertainments and should therefore meet with liberal support. For to-night The Mysterious Count, No. 2 Series, a star film will he shown, a sensational sequel to the No. I series. On Thursday,- A Victim of the Sweater, 2000 feet A. K. Drama; Soldier of Misfortune (a Key stone Comedy) and Bunny's Swell Af fair (comedy), featuring John Bunny and Flora Finch. Matinee on Saturday at 2.30.
West Footscray Line. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 3 October 1914
\Wet Footscray Line, West Footscrav to %lcibourne.(Spencer .t WVee days: 6 36-7 4-7 37-7 46- 8 to 8 30-9 35--1012-1- 12-1210o 1239 1 1o-2 17-3 9-3 54-4. 42-5 38-5 44 - 6 18-6 53-7 40-8 42-9 59-1- 21 12 18 'aturday's-6 36-7 9--7 37-7 46-8 to -8 30--9 j5-to 12-11 17-12 13-1232 ,..m 1 30-21 -3 11r -3 54-4 42-5 37 652 8 42 9 -- I7 12 38 Sundays (to Flinders street)-bo 3-2 2 -3 56-6 25 -99--0 28. '1clbourne (Senrcer St) 'V. Footscray. W\.ek tlys- 5 36-6 2-7 8 a Footscray only, 7 6--7 12-7 30 8 40-9 o--o 33 II 38-11 4s -12 35 p.m -1 37 2 15 2 43 3 38-3 53-4 '1-4 16-265-5 53 638-735 9 18-to 22- 11 40 -,,rp",.- 5 36-6 2 7 b from Footscray only-7 6-7 12-7 30-8 4n-90-In 33 II 15-I1 36-12 40 p m.-- 32-1 53 3 33-4 3-4 52-5 50-7 35-9 8 o10 39 II 41.