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MEETING OF HAIRDRESSERS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
MEETING-OF.: HAIRDRESSERS. OQ Tlhursday evening, amaneeling of local hairdressers was held at Bergin's Town Hall Hotel,. Errol-street. Mr J. Pickett in the chair.: Thereiwere about 25 presefit. .,It was decided that Thurs day would be the hest day-for the half holiday.. Shops to close on the other evenings it 8 p.m., except on Saturdays. Messrs J. Pickett, C. Gale, G. Douglas, and L. Cober, were appointed delegates to a meeting of the trade in the city, to discuss the half-holiday question,
TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
STELEGRAPH MO0NEY ORDERSd. Victoria .... WTniir 5 .1 0 South Australia ,, ... 3 0 Queensland. ... 0, .i " 0 Tasmania . , ... 8 0 Now South Wales ,, .. 2 0 Perth, WV.A. v.0, ... 4 0 Victoria ... Under £10 . 1 '8 Sooth Australia 4, . !,0 Q~ueensland '..2'" ,," ... " 0 T'asmani,F ... ..7"?,'''' . 0 New South Wales -i 3 . 0 Perth, W;A. ... '0
GARDENING. SEPTEMBER. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
. ARDENING. SEPTEMBER. FLOWEIn GxnnmE.-The floriculturist hasgenerally numerous insect pests to annoy him in this month. Gishurot's e?mpound will be found the best remedy. Plant ut geranuiums, heliotropes. pansies, salvias, &c. Sow both tender and hardy annuals. KITCHE?s G.nDE,.-This is the bus iest month in the year for seed sowing. MLlost of the hardy_ vegetables may bo sown, and towards the close of the month all the tender sorts. Potatoes of all kinds should be planted for main crops. Make a sowing of peas for succession. Sow scarlet runners, dwarf French beans, beet, carrot, cucumber, melon, ve getable marrow, pumplin, onion, radish, and spinach; mustard and cross should be sown every fortnight; sow celery. Tomatoes ahd capsicums may be sown in warm situations; if any have been raised in a hot-bed, harden a little and plant out. Fruit trees will require aot tention; with finger and thumb displace any superfluous shoots; and if time can be spared, the blossoms should be ...
MONEY ORDER OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
*MoSNE ORDEBn'OrriCE. ' Office hours-10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sa turdays 10 a.m. to noon. : Payable in Victoria:- ' Not exceeding £5 ... .. .'.Gd. Above £5, butnotexcced 610 is. , £10, :, :,, £15 -i s. Gd. S£15, ,, £20' - 2s. Payable in New South Wales, South Australia, .Western Australia, Queens land, Tasmania, and New,Zealand:- Not exceing£2 . ... 6 ,, 5 ... ..1.:1 0 7 ... ... 6 10 ... .. 0 12 ... . 6 S,. ... '3 0 17 ,. ...8 20 . .... ,.. 4 .0 Payable, in Great Britain and Ireland, France, Canada, Capo of Good Hope, Ceylon,. China, India, Japain, Macao, Mauritius, United States, &c.: '. d, Not exceeding £2 0; ... 1 Above £2, but not'exceed. £5 - 2 6 i, ; £5, but not exceed.-£7: -1 3/ 6 ,, £7, but not exceed. £10 - 5 0
C.Y.M.S.—NORTH MELBOURNE BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
C.Y;M.S.--NORTH MELBOURNE BRANCHr Te above society held its ordinary weekly hfeeting in St. Mary's School room, Victoria-street; on Monday eve ning, the 81.t August. The President, Bri. T. Cassidy, in the chair. The Sec-, retary, Bro. James Nangle, read the rninutes of the previous meeting, which were confirmed.. There was a very fair attendance of- tenbers; Cores pondence was read from the local braeich of the Temperance League of the Cross, Ce hiring the Society's- piano for their concert which' is to be held on Friday (to-night), in St. Mary's Schoolroom, Victoria-street. It was decided that Mr Thomson, piano tuner, he instructed to tune same for the aboveoccasion. Also from Bro. D. McCarthy, resigning the office of delegate to'the Executive Coun cil, which 'as received, Bro. 2[. Dalton being elected to that office; also from a meeting of the parishioners, asking the O.Y.M.S. to co-operate in a presentation to the Rev. Father Norris, bat as the society had already made arrangemen...
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
' TELEGRAMS. Telegrms received at any Telcgraph Office addressed to any place within tile city, town, &c., in? which such office is situated, and delivered free within a radius of one milq; within a radius of 14 miles, 3d. extr3 is charged Urgent Telerams charged double or dinery rates?, and dispatched in preference to others: a To or from any Station iti.Victoriii S 8.80 .s, to 8pmi . e. da Nine 'words T. 0 . . 9 E~xtra words, eachi? 0"''' ' 1.o':' Ten wor"s ..... ...2 0 Every additional word2.. . 0 2 . Midnight t? 8.80. a..i Ten:wicd. ... 0 ... ... 8 3 Every additionail word ... 0. 0 Messages forwarded to offices open on Sundays, if dropped in the box proiided for that purpose, at the Melbourne Office with feo enclosed. 8 m .80 a.m. tb 9.80.p.m. *1 , Ten words 0. . .. 2 0 Extra words, each 0 2... . 9 " .80 in.i. to 8.80 a.m. Tnorni'i'ds .. 0 .. 3 0 E'tra words, each 0. . 8
POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
POSTAL N?OTES.' Postal Notes, from is. to 2s., may be obtained at all 'Post Offices, but, are only payable at any Money. Order. Office in; the Colony, from iO a.m. to. 3 p.m. Satiirdays 10 a.ni. to'noon.: ',. Poundage under Is. Gd. ... ... . „ ,,' 4s. 6d, ... *... Id. , ,, -7s. Gd.. ;.. ::... 2d. S , . 20s. Od. .. .... d. .Victorian Postal Notes are payable in N.S.W., S.A., Tasmania; Queensland, and rice tersa (on payment, the payee mutst affix stamps equal to poundage). Stamps of New South Wales, South Australia, Great Britain, France, Ger many; Italy, and United States, are ob tainable at the General Post Office, Melbourne, in quantities rot exceeding is. at one time. cAeomniusioni 'ill he charged of, i. o every 5d. w'orth of English aisd F~feigh'stsrpm.ps puchasetd, and !d.,on ;every t6d . worth of Interco loniab.stam-ps.,,, .?; .,.. : .,
THE WEEKLY HALF HOLIDAY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
THE WEEKLY HALF HOLIDAY. ON Friday, 25th August., a meeting was held in the Mechanics' Institute, con- vened by Mr P. B. McMaster (jeweller) of Errol-street, to consider the above ques- tion. Mr McMaster was voted to the chair. There were about 25 of the leading shopkeepers present. Mr A. Haddow, senr. (ironmonger) did not believe in the Government dicta- ting to the people on this subject at all. &nbsp; But as it has become law he favored &nbsp; Saturday. He said all employers of labor, no doubt, would-pay-their hands, on Thursday, so that the housewives, etc., could do their shopping on Friday, which would be like Saturday. Mr. A .Gulling (grocer) said he agreed with the r o td ehinst.spoeaker! . . tl Mr J. Stith (wostdealer) took a tiitally opposite aiewy and fasorcd W udnedsdy. He osid they ought as avail shut up ahop as close on ?-aturday.= . Mr G. Muirras (saiiall good-mnan) poke. in favor of .Vediesday. , Mr G. N. 1leyward (cheemist) said it was an arbitrary a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 4 September 1896
The Great rrench Remedy. stLAs I.- ENGH SAFETY PFLLS are thie quickest, Surest and best Medicine for Restoring legularity, no matter why, or how long delayed. They .NEVEn fail! Take no others itI laoi sent, free froisi olsiereation, Ts. hd.; extra strong, 2is. (guaranteed Al). o-"Sold only hy InorEssoo ILLUT.IONT, .lM.l).. Victoria-street, North Melbourno. q,'Send 4 stamps lor my invaluablo F~amphlet'--[Advt.? - ANGLING NOTES. THE ANG]JERS' DEPOT - For FISHING TACKLE. OREENHEARit T IOAT RODS, 4 joints, 7/6 each. ".., RODS and RIi ELS ltepaired. Sandwoirms Fresh Daily. Santed Whitelbit for Bay Fishing. 'I,. SCOTT, V CtO0?iWELL BUILDINOS, 864 BOURKu-oT.; Melbourne. STRAND HOTEL, Corier North Road and Strand, NEWPORT, Opposite Pont. Convenient to Boat Shles. Besnt Brands of Wines and Spirits kept. lPiano, &c. : Good Accomodation for Anglers. Miss 1.. A. DoJIEnT-, Propri'etres. SALE DY AUCTIos.-S. C. Arnold & Co., to-morrow (Saturday), September 5th, on the premises, Nor...
MONEY ORDER OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
:., * ..., MoSEY) OnuOi Ol-n '~i.' .... ' f .Oice hours-10 a, u. to .p i., .Sa turds 10 .m toi to.nooi.i - ;. i / l.P yabi in.sVictoria:- i .r ':i '* .. Not exceeding £5 e'-:.i ed .:. :,t61.; Above £.5, bultote?edtiid.I 10' i's. 9 ,,1 £15, ,, ; .hl y9 le * i'ay able in 1o, Souttli, a , i S uit 'Austria W si li . ae is ,, nens la"ii , Ta is d '.. .. 0 , , 1-'e 2 - . i 1... . S 152 ... ... 3 0 *i :; I " *1 T l"'"0 :;t ..'.d'i." .f/ ') 0~. P'ayable in Great Brilaiii and Ireland, France, Canada, Cape of Good Illope, Ceyln, China i i, . .,-is ihp:' i-1a•cao, Maurti ss , -U.t, State' c, ., Abf", " '* " a''*> e , l, ' , '[ ' - " - Not ixcecdingf "'.'£ ; .i, 0 Abue '2, butt net exceed L ', , buIt not exce '. .7 i i: £:1 6 :£71J;l.ts ot occe;.l' ?J -:'': 0
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
L"i IEO!SLA~ilC#1SfDEt., Assrnzns .Norlli i iMcllburne: -?, Mr: - : r M:' Preiiiler'ast,- ;Flemingtotermad1 North' M1elbotumo t :tr c ni. ^::v" :r. W·est Mclbunc }Dr V M1ncny corner Canning Std ]7lrvburblIstreets; 1Northi Melboutrner,: "'u~..n z ~roii v ,MELIIURaOWse i To iCSutIL. "M11ayor; Mr'lf asis Eastern'V\ ard' r'WJ. Gt lini " t Mr V IIH Fuller, "JP'T I Mr 'J l3anrwise, "Middl1WV'trd-'"fr ·"T' I'ognrt3;' J P.; tftix G. rter-""oi b \Vu$icisek ' ý'We uern Wa rd "Ir P`Osaidlo 1t"r ; C3: SteeU 'JP ''Mr J P 0 ntrio. '!',;Tinr 0I 31j. ,: J!7l n~all;`T~a 0~lector~ !pro te11i' Mx'i~rW': K diii 'srrveybr, Mri L McI'fr' : I1 iifi Offier r1)r V1' batker: Iiitlt peeler ME Mp1c ugnus. 0veraeer'of"ýPcr1-a; Mr 0( IlUnicas:
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
H -RIavciSTUl:NElD to the OLD) COHNER Lately &lt; ".?._2 ,' : " OcLcpiel. by EKlMAN & SONS. Nei i:and Secondilald Furliture, ? . ,. . - ., Cbabinetmakers, Upholsterers, And Bedding Manufacturers, 325 VICTORIA ST., WEST MELBOURNEI Consult EKMAN & CO. if you Want to Buiy or Sell.= GEORGE SIMMON S, 4BUTC1ER'S SMItALL GOODS MAN,:', COURTNEY ST., NORTH MELBOURNE,: Small Goods a Speciality. Country Orders punctually attendedto.. , JOHN DALEY,::' SFuinishing Undertaker & Embaln~ir, Corner Latrobe and Spring Sts., Melbour?ne. e-. o,'UULIC JiOTICE.-A rumour.haviing becn put into circulation by intemmted partties "that the old established Undertaking unsinmess of John D)aley of Latrobheand Spring sts., has e anged hwnds.-it is hereby notliled that. the business is still carried on by the under sigiei?a s mepr?sentatire of the family of the late John Daley. Latrobe and Spring streets, 3lelbourne. (Signed), THOMAS DALEY. Funerals. conducted to any extent in Town ...
THE POOR-BOX. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
TiE Poon-uox.-Cr. Carter remarked at the meeting of the Council this week, that lie thought too much money went into the court poor-box, which might be diverted into other channels. Cr. Gar diner considered that the poor-box was a useful treasury in cases of necessity among the destitute of the town. It was, lie said, as its name designated the poor's box. Certainly there is a great deal more money put by defendants in both civil and criminal cases into the above-named recepticle at the North Melbourne court than any other we are aware of. A well-filled poor-box is by no means an undesirable thing, but the nroTrey should be judiciously expended The general impression is that the Clerk of Petty Sessions gives cash out of it, on receiving a written order fromt a justice. It would be interesting to know the average amount donated to the box for twelve months, with a general state ment of its disbursement,
CYCLING. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
CYcLIOs.-The following are the handicaps for the Speedwell cycling club road race, which takes place on Satur day, 19th inst.: 0_ Ric, scr. min. min. E. Tozer 5 D. Walsh 1 F. Fowles 51 D. Johnson 1!, Coleman, T. L. 51 E. Byrneo 1 Jno, Skehan ) G. Morrah 2i J. Condell ; A. Brown :i E. Nathan (1 W. Greenwood41 H. Boulton G; H. Peachoy 4 U D. McIntyre 6; H. Clelland 45 C. Wertheimer 7 W. Gardiner 5 J. McSweeney 8 Val. Quirk 5 L. Nathan 10
BARWISE-ST. AGAIN. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
BARiI SoE-oT. AsAIN.-This thorough fare threatens to take tile place of tile Moonee Ponds Creek in local journalismt as regards the frequency of the nececsity to refer to it. At the Council meeting this week Cr. Carter said that it needed attention at its junction with Flemington road, and Cr. Petrie urged that it should be swept immediately after a drizzling rain, as is Ireland-street, West Mel bourne. It has been pointed out again and again that what the surfa;e of the street really wants is re-filling and raising from the railway bridge to the Flemington-road, and -no tinkering here and there will be of the slightest avail. If we have a wet spring and nothing is done to it, Barwise-st. will be in a fine mess when the Novem ber race week comes on, and the, occu pants of vehicles going to the 1)erby nd Cup, as well as the thousands of ;pedstrians ,will certainly anatlihematise the North Melbourne Council. The 'dangerous fence too, we spoke .of a few weeks back, has not been raioed,...
C.Y.M.S.—NORTH MELBOURNE BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 11 September 1896
C.Y.M.S.-NORTH MELBOURNE BRANCH. Tu? above society held its ordinary weekly meeting in St. Mary's School room, Victoria-street, on Monday ere ning, the 7th Sept. The Vice-President, Bro. P. Smith, in the chair. There was a very fair attendance of members. The Secretary, Bro. James Nangle, read the minutes of the previous meeting, which were confirmed. Correspondence was read from the Archbishop re Spiritual Director; from Federal Council re next round of debate tournament; also from Secretaries of the Hibernians, and the Irish National Foresters requesting use of piano and catering utensils for their socials, which was granted. It was de cided to get all the photos. at once for tile presentation albnm to Father Norris. It was decided to form a cricket club in connection with the local branch of the Society. Bro. P. Smith was elected sec retary to the cricket club.