Elephind.com contains 3,615 items from Mornington And Dromana Standard
, samples of which are listed below. All items
from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire
collection of 3,057 newspaper titles in Elephind.com
HASTINGS v. TYABB. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
HASTINGS v. TYABiB. These teams met at Hastings on Satur day. The weather being cold, wet, and windy. and the ground sloppy, there was no chance of anything like good football being shown, and the players were soon covered in mud. Tyabb had the wind with them in the first quarter, and shortly after the bounce scored a minor point. Then Hastings t:ok charge, and Alarra bella scored their first goal. Tyabb re sponded with another behind, while hastings added four points. In the second quarter the vi-itors played much better, antd both sides could only add one behind each. Scores at half time : Hastings 1-5, Tyabb 3 behinds. During the third quarter the play was all over the ground. The ball was so greasy that it was almost impos-ible to pick it u,, or hold it. Tyabb wit tlie wind iin the last term, made, a desperate attempt to pull up the deficit, but, principally owing to bad judgment in kicking, could not score, although they had several chances. Hastings added three goals (Carmicha...
St. Peter's Sunday School, Mornington. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
St. Peter's Sunday School, flornington. Mr Falls, of Annesleigh, having taken the position of superintendent of the Sunday school, the teachers, to celebrate the event, a gave social to the scholars, their parents and friends, on Friday evening. The function .passed off splondidly, and was enjoyed by a large assemiby. Miss Downward' and Miss Varley made all arrangements as to the refreshments, and Mrs Gomann successfully trained the scholars in the musical programme. The young people decora"ed the room with greenery, making the school hall a perfect picture. The Vicar in intro ducing the superintendent, welcomed all present, and congratulated the teachers on their successful effort o. the evening. He said that in times past the Sunday school was one of the best country schoo:s, taking a very high position, and there was every pro spect that, under the guidance of Mr Falls' with his large experience, un tiring energy, and undoubted ability, the school would make advance with leaps an...
SORRENTO. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
SORRENTO. Rather a painful accident hap pened to Mr C. Myers on Saturday afternoon. H?e was using a chisel, and by some means it'slipped and caused a nasty wound in his thigh. Dr Boughton attended the patient, who is now progressing favourably. It is with regret we have to record two deaths. The first is Mr Allbress, of Rye, who died after undergoing an' operation in Melbourne, and his body was brought down here for interment in the Rye cemetery. He was a very old resident and much respected by everyone. The other is Norman, the only son of Mr D. Macfarlan. The boy had been ailing for some time, and he somewhat recovered, but un fortunately he got a relapse and passed away at 9 o'clock on Thursday morning. General sympathy is ex tended to the parents in their sad bereavement.
MEDICAL REPORT TO PREMIER. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
MEDICAL REPORT TO PREMIER. At the request of the Premier (says the Age) the official visitors of the t asylums fort he insane, Drs A. S. Joske, I J. Jamieson and,J. W. Springthorpe, I have prepared a report upon cigarette smoking. In it they set out the" legis- ( lation on the subject in various coun- t tries, and then' state that cigarette I smoking in certain individuals is quite compatible with excellent health. The tendency, however, is for boys and I youths who are not physically strong I to indulge in the habit. It is a habit that grows upon them. It undoubt-, edly:linterferes with,. all the ;bodily. function, binders growth and dige3= tion, interferes with the circulatory system, impairs memory, demoralises will power, and when indulged in be fore maturity does harm in a very large degree, making the individual listless, will-less and mor'ose. The report concludes :--"In our opinion cigarette smoking is very bad for boys and growing youths. We beg to suggest that it would be ...
WINTER TIME TABLE FOR MORNINGTON PENINSULA. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
WEiTER TIME TABLE FOR MORI NGTON PENINSULA. MELBOURNE TO FRANK~TON, p.m. p.m. p.m. am a.m. m. m. Sat. ats. S ,ate . p.m p.m. p.m. p.m only ox. ilolb, dep. 7.438 810 1220 1,12 .18 4$35 530 620 1 l, Cnrrum 0.11 0.23 1.30 2.211 2 32 5,44 0.23 7.20 12.44 F'kston, arr. 0,22 0.34 1.15 2,?7 2.43 5.55 0.34 7.40 1255 PRANKS'I'ON TO M[ELRIOUINIS, Satq. Sata. am a in. n,m. p.I m, p. P. m. p .n pin. p.m. Frankston, dop, 7.12 830 035 1.17 2 10 3.3 3.8 0.8 8.20 Carrum 7.23 8 41 0.51 128 2,.6 314 3.10 0,24 8 31 Melbourne, arr, 8,32 0.48 110 2.37 3.42 4.25 4,830 7,3.4 0,12 MELBOURNE TO FRANKIST)N. SUNDATS. a.m. p.m; p.m. p.m Melb., dep, 10.55 2.25 6.0 9.30 p.m. Carrum 12.4 3.34 7.13 10.39 F'kston, arr. 12.15 3.45 10.50 FRANKSTON TO MELBOURNE. SUnsDAS. a.m. p.m. p.m. p.m. Frankston, dep. 9 20 4.23 8.8 Carrum 933 4.31 7.18 8.19 Melbourne, arr. 10.42 5.42 826 9.27 MELBOURNE TO MORNINGTON. Sats. only p.m. a.m. p.m. Melbourne. dep ... 1.18 8.10 5.30 Carrum ".. 2.32 9.23 6.23 Frankston, ar ... 2.4 9.34 6...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
Mtniuipal Notices. Shire of Mornington. ANNUAL ELECTION OF COUNCILLORS. -. OTICE is hereby given that an L. Election of Three Councillors for the Shire of Mornington will be held ,un Thursday, the 26th day of August, 1909, to fill the Vacancies caused by the retirement through eflluxion of time of Crs George Flood, Edward Paul Francis, Thomas Male. Every Candidate at such election must' be nominated at the Ollice of the Council, Shire Hall, Mornington, between the hours of 10 o'clock in the forenoon and 4 o'clock in the after noon on or before Nomination Day, viz., Thursday, the Twelvth (12th) day of August, I9Ou, by the delivery to me or to my deputy, iMr John Crosbie, of a nomination paper in accordance with the provisions of the Local Government Act 1903. ROBERT NUNN, Returning Officer. Shire of Frainkston and Hastings. OTICE is hereby given that the 12th day of August has been fircd for Nomieatixon Day, when nomi nation papers properly filled in and signed must be delivered betw...
Mornington Court of Petty Sessions. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
Mornington Court of Petty Sessions. Thursday.--Before Messrs Phillip Cohen, P.M., Bartett, Walker and Segrave, J's.P. Constable Stephens v. A. Patterson and A. Harlem, for allowing their cows to wander inr the -treets.-Finies of 2. 6d and is, with 2s 6, costs wele imposed. Oid Age Petnsions were recom mended to Mrs Swift and Mrs Un thank. A grocers licence was transferred from U. F.. . Pownall to Mrs 'M. R. Deane, for premises situate at Frank ston.
HASTINGS. L.O.L. CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
HASTINCS. L.O.L CONCERT. The annual concert of the Hastings Loyal Orange Lodge was held in the hall on Saturday evening. In spite of inclement weather and sloppy roads, a large number were present, and thoroughiy enjoyed the splendid programme provided for them, which is always notable for its quality. The hall was tastefully decorated with pot plants, ferns, flags, etc. Bro. Ro.s occupied the chair, and the following items were tendered : Overture, piano solo, Miss Drew; comic sung (encored), Fu the Noo, Mr Robertson ; Duet, Life's Dream is O'er, Miss A. Boulter and Mr Ferguson; song, I Could'nt Could, I, Mrs Ed wards; song, Su?oebody's Waiting for Me, Mlr G. SargeantL; on.g (encored), To-night, Miss Ht. mutl; recitation, How McDoug..h topped the Score, Mr A. Raeburn ; song," . he Deathless Army, AMr Scrymnoger ; -ong, The song that reached my Heart, Miss J. Reid; song, Homewarlrd oound, Mr J. Knox; song, O boul Divine, .liss Eoulter; comit'song (emcuoedj, The Referee, Mr Roobertso...
Mornington Methodist Sunday School. SUCCESSFUL ENTERTAINMENT [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
Mornington Methodist Sunday School. SUCCESSFUL ENT-ERTAINMLENT A very pleasant entertainment was given in the Methodist Church on Thursday evening, by the scholars of the Sunlay school, assisted by several other ladies and gentlemen. The Church was well filled, and all present expressed the opinion that it was the best evening spent in the Church for some considerable time. .The chair was occupied by the Rev. C. Lucas, who, during the evening presented the prizes won by the scholars for the past year. The various items, con sisting of action songs, dialogues, duets, quartets, solos (both vocal and musical) were all well rendered. The wand drill and marching, under the tuition of the secretary, was splendidly performed, the music being provided by Miss Crosbie in excellent style. Too much praise cannot be given to Mrs and Miss Crosbie for the way in which they trained the children in the various pieces, it being quite evident that they are well up in that kind of work. The chairman, ...
Frankston Football Club. ENTERTAINED BY THE LADIES HEATHER CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
Frankston Football Club. ENTERTAINED BY THE LADIES' HEATHER CLUB. The Frankston Football Club is fortunate in having an enthusiastic and generous band of lady supporters, who evince a whole-hearted interest in the club's doings, and assist in a practical manner in no small measure. Each Saturday the play is keenly watched by members of the "ladies committee." the oranges are always there, thanks to the "president," whilst the collection is always taken up at Frankston accompanied by the same smilin_ face or faces. It was a happy idea that resulted in the ladies, to the number of about 30, forming themselves into the "Heather Club" and entertaining the players at a social evening in the Mechanics on Saturday night, the gathering proving an unqualified success, and was voted by all who attended to be a highly enjoyable and well-managed affair from start to finish. The large hall presented a gay and artistically decor ated appearance, the decorations being tastefully executed with an a...
Kidney Troubles. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
Kidney Troubles. It is not alone the aching back and the insipid tired feeling that has to be borne; it is the constant fear that greater ills will follow. Bright's disease, diabetes, gravel, gall stones, inflammation of the bladder, sup pression and retention of the urine, &c., all result from di~seases of ihe kidneys. Those who have never been troubled know not the misery and suffering which those afflicted undergo. "Having suffered exceedingly in the past from the Kidneys, general weakness of the system, and severe backache, which, during changes in the weather were more pronounced, and rendered life anything but pleasant," states Mr Henry Brown, 42 Kent-street, Richmond. "I may state that I tried all sorts of remedies and medicines which did me but little good. Seeing Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills advertised f,r those dom plaints I gave.tthem a triaL with.. the mnost'pleasing results for I found that the backache ceased, I began to pick up generally, and all signs of Kid...
Draughts. FRANKSTON v. MOUNT ELIZA. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
?? Draughts. g FRANESTON v. MOUNT ELIZA. The return draughts match between Frankston and Mount Eliza teams was played at the latter place on Friday evening of last week, when, despite a special course of training for the occasion, which included a liberal fish diet,. and total abstinence from late hours, the Mount Eliza representatives were rather easily beaten. Messrs H. .McComb, Bonner, and E. Burton's figures read very well. though none of the visitors apparently suffered from brain fag, as eachlofiemore- then hold-h; own, 'the only ones to fail to win a game being on the Mount's side. The following are the results of the games played : FRANKSTON MT. ELIZA wins wins. draws C. Dalman I J. Moseley o 2 E. 1'Comb s R. Walker I I G. Rogers I Kent 2 I R Sherlock 2 A. Walker. o 2 Burton, sen. 3 ihillinglaw L o 31 Jacbs I E/mery 1 2 C. \Villox I P. Taylor o 2 I-i M'Comb 3 Dixon 1 o J. Bonnor " 3 A. Davis o I Ritchie 2 Henry I I Deane I Wood 2 0 E. Burton 3 Mat tin I o 22IO o
LANGWARRIN [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
LANCWARRIN ITclemeut weather prevented a large audience attending the cantata, "Esther," rendered by the massed choirs on Monday evening list. Rev. Mr Wallace occupied the chair. As an introduction, Mrs Wallace gave a recitation, Misses Logan and Horsfall, and Messrs V. McGraw and Thomp sun contributed songs and hymns. The principal parts in the cantata were taken by Messrs P. Wallace, Read, Thompson, and Prusser, and M\ases Horsfall, Sherlock, Crasskell and Mrs Wallace, under the baton of Mr E. Gault, to whom w.as passed a vote of thanks, coupled with the name of Mr Read. A special vote of thanks was carried with acclamation to Misses Horsfall and Sherlock The entertain ment closed with' the National Au thiem and mefreshments. Toe cantata proved most eujoyanle; pressure of space prevents an extended report upon the merits of individual per formers who acquited themselves so well. It is hoped that somenic effort will he made to keep the choir to gether and visit this district in bet...
BALNARRING. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
BALNARBINC. The usual fortnightly meeting of the Balnarring branch A.N.A. was held last Thursday evening, when there was a good muster of members. Pre sident Buckley was in the chair. A letter was received from the Edu cation Department appreciating the good work done and interest the local branch of the A.N.A. had taken in Arbor Day at the State school. The branch intends holding its anniversary on September 30th. The funds of the A.N.A. here are now over £70. which is very good for a new branch in its second year. There has been a lot of land chang ing bands lately. iMr Stone, who recently bought Mr Swan's property, has bought another property from Mr Cockerell, of 100 acres, at £3 5s per acre. Mlr Farrell and MIr M'Adister have sold their properties to Messrs Cronochy Bros. at £2 and £5 5s : also Mr Mlclutosh to Mir Marshall at .£7 Thtse high prices show the advance the district has made this last few years. Mr Sherwell, who purchased a pro perty from Mr A. Thomas early this year...
MOOROODOG. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
M iW3OUROb The monthly meenting of the Pro gress Association was held on Satur day nighl at Mr WVarlaud's r?rueuce, but owing to the heavy weather pre vailing, ohly the principals and two committe -,neu put in an appearance. These were much disappointed over the small attendance, but, under the climatic conditions, members can be reasonably excused for failing to put in an appearance. The report of the vist by the depu a.iuu to the Rail way olficiais re improvements for handling of stock and parcels at our railway station was not furthcoming, but on good authority, I hear that these matters were tpromised early and favorable consideration.
RYE. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 7 August 1909
RYE. From January 1st, 1909, to July 31st, 19Q9 ... 18.50in. Register for corresponding period last year, i.e., from January 1st to July 31st ... 14.24in. Additional fall for period of 1909 ... ... 41in, representing a difference above the corresponding period of 1908 ofabous 425 tons of water on every acre in excess of last year's period.