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I.O.R. HOPE OF FLEMINGTON TENT, No. 146. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 18 September 1896
I.O.R; HOPE OF. FEMINGTON .,,&lt; TENT, 1o. 140. • THEannual entertainment: of the above was beld in the Wesleyan schoolroom, Brougham-st., on Thursday, the 10th inst. There-was a fair attendanceandi in the nnanoidablh absence of Dro. Alex. Gunin J.P., the chair was occupied by Bro. F. W. Debney, D.R. The chairman in his opening remarks alluded to the finances of the Tent aiid to the advantages of becoming a member of the. Rechabita Order, which is one of the best temperance benefit" societies in existenice. " . The programinme was initiated by Bro. J. G. Baker with a well executed piano forte solo.'' Mr J. Dick sang ina nice clear voice, "The Romiany Lass." Bro. -Grag.Ty followed with a teumperance re citation, "Through the Pass of Death," after-which the audience was favoredwith a selection of Scotch airs on the violin b~y- Mr W. Laird, who received -a well deserved ovation. The duet "The Wind and the Harp," was next saing by the Misses Stevens, and then Mr A. Oates recite...
POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 18 September 1896
PosrhIL NOTES. Postal ]otes, froilis. to 20s., may be obtained at all Post Offices, but are only payable at any Money Order Office in. the Colony, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon. Poundage under ls. 6d.... ... •. ,, ,, ..4s. d ........ id. ,, ,, 7s. ld. .. . d. ,, i, 20s. Od. d.. . 3do Victorhin Postal Notes are payable in N.S.W., S.A., Tasmania, Queensland, and vice rersa (on payment, the payee must affix stamps equal to poundage). Stamps of New South Wales, South Australia, Great Britain, France, Gert many, Italy, and United States, are ob tainable at the General Post Office, Melbourne, in quantities not exceeding 5s. at one time. A commission will be charged of ld. on every 5d. worth of English and Foreign stanps purchasel, and ld..onevevry-6d.-worth of Interco lonial stamps. -. .,,?
TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 18 September 1896
TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. sd. Victoria ... Under £ : .... :1 0 South Australia , ... 3 0 Queenslaud ... , . . ; 0 Tasmania ... ....8 0 Now Soutli Wales,, . 2 0 Perth, W.A. ... ,, . ... 4 0 Victoria ...' Under£10 ... 1?0 6 South Australia : , ..' 0 Queensland 0 ... 0 ... 0 T'asmania . ... 4 0 New South Wales ,, ... 3 0 Perth, W.A.... , ... 5 0
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 18 September 1896
TsraaAiner. Telegrams* received at any Telegraph .ffcel addressed- to any'place within the city, town, &c., in which such office is situated, and delivered free within a radius of one mile; within a radius of 1? miles, ad.'extra is charged.;: - Urgent Telegrams ciarged double or dinary rates, and despatched in preference to othera.e ?: :::: To or from any Stationl in Victoria. 8.80.a.m ,to8p-m.? .e. d. Nine words. .... ... .... 9 Extra words, each 0 1 After 8 p.m. to midnight Ten words ...... .. 2 0 Every additional word ... ... 0 2 Midnighitto 8.30 a.m. , Ten words. ... ...m ... 3 0 Every additional word ... .... - 3 "" '8Sun~its. ": Messagus forwarded to offices open on Sundays, if dropped in the box provided for that purpose, at the Melbourne Office with fee enclosed. 8.80 a.m. to 0.30 p.m. s. d. Ten words ... ... ... 2 0 Extra words, each .. 0 ... 0 2 9.80 p.m. to 8.80 a.m. Ten words .. . ... ... 8 0 Extra words, each .... ... 0 a
TRAMWAYS. NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN BAND BY DAY. GREEN LIGHT AT NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
TRAMWAYS, :NORTH ,MELBOURNE LINE: GREEN BAND Ba DAY. GREEN LIGHT AT NIoT. First Car leaves Fleminigton Bridge Week Days at 5.45 a.ii; ;Sundays at 1.40 p.m' First Car leaves Flinders-street Week Days at 6.7 i as. ;.; -"Sundays at 2.5 p.m: Last Car leaves Flemiington Bridge Veek lDays at 11.5 p.m. ; Saturdays at 11.85 p.m.; Sundays at 10.10 p.m. SLast Car tleaves Flinders-street Week Days at 11.30 pi.m. ; Saturdays at 12 p.m. ; Sundays at !0.85 p.m: 'Fare from Flinders-street to Fleming ton Bridg d. --onnection -made -at Flemington Bridge with Moonee Ponds Omnibus Line. Through Fare, 4d.:' Transfers allowed at Queensberry-st., to West Melbourne Line, and vice versa.
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
S TE:TeLEGnRa S. ,:Tclegrams.: received ? t aiy Telegraph Ofice addressed to any place within the city, towdn, &c.,ini' which 'such ollice is, situated, 'and: delivered .freo ?within a radius of one mile; within a radius of 1 miles, k. extra ii chairged. . Urgent1Tele'iains'clharge double or dinary rates, and despiatched in.preference tb others. ' To-or from any Station in Victoria. - 8.30 a.mYo8 p.m. d. iineswords . . 9. Extra words ecli '' . 1. After 8 in. to midnight 'Ten words :k , .... ... . 2 0 bvery additional'word: . ... 0 2 . : Midnight to 8.30 a.m. Ten words 3..." .:. ... 0 Every additional iord;.. :.i . 3 SUNDA. " Messages forwarded to offices open on Sundays, if dropped in the bou~ providedf flr that purpose, at the Melbourne Office with fee enclosed. 8.30 a:m. to 9.30 p;m. s. d. Te words.' .:. .. 2 0 Extra words, each-. i 0;":. . 2 : " ? 9.30.p.m. tb:8.30 a.mi a 3' Ten wordsi " .. 3 . .. 38 0 Extra words each ... ... O0 3
POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
POSTAL NOTES. :." `' Postal Notes, from is. to 2Os may be obtained at all Post Offices, but are only payable at any Money Order Office in the Colony, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to nooni Poundage under is. Gd..... .. . d. ,, ,, s. Gd.... ....:. d. ,, ,, 7s. d ....d ... 0 2d. ,, ,, 20s. Od.... ... d. Victorian Postal Notes are payable in N.S.W., S.A., Tasmania, Queensland, and rice reras (on payment, tlhe payee must affix stanmps equal to poundage). IrStaunps: of -Now Sonuth W'alesr. Soutl Australia, Great Britain, France, Ger many, Italy, and United States, aro ob tainable at tihe General Post Office, Melbii'rie, in cquaiiitite' not oexceeding 5s ait oie triiio! A! conarnission' ill be chargedl. o id. on every. Id "l.worth of Englilsh and Foreign stamps purchased, andildl.-odvdry qi worth bof Iiit?rco lomal .stamps .
MONEY ORDER OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
MoNEY OnRDE OFICE'..sc Oflice hours!-10 a.m. to 3 p.m., .Sa turdays 10 a.m. to noon. Payable in ictobia-i Not exceeding £5 ... ..? Gd Above £5, 6utnotexcceed.£10 Is. £10, ,, ,,. £15 - is. 6d. £15, ,,. £20 - 2s. Payable in New South Wales, South Australia, W\estern Australia, Queens land, Tasmania, and New Zealandi:-L 8.d. Not exceeding £2 ... 0 6 ,, 5 .... ... 1 0 ,, 7 . .. 1 6 S 10 ... ... 2 ,0 ,, 12 . ... 62 6 ,, ... ...5 3 . 0 ,, 17 ... ... 3 6 ,, 2 . 0 Payable in Great Britain and Ireland, France, Canada, Cape of Good Hopc, Ceylon, China, India, Japan, Macao; Mauritius, United States, &c.: d, Not exceeding £2 . . 1 0 Above £2, but nt exceed: £5 2 :.6 , £5;, but iinot exceed. £7 3 : 6 ,, £7, but not exceed. £10 i 5 -0
HIBERNIAN AUSTRALASIAN CATHOLIC BENEFIT SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
HIBERNIAN AUSTRALASIAN CATHOLIC BENEFIT SOCIETY. ST. Michael's BIranch of the above Society held its usmil fortfiightly meeting on Tuesday erg., the 22nd Sept., in St. Mary's schoolroom, Victoria-street. Thile President, Bro. M. J. McNamara, occu pied the chair. There was a large atten dance of nembers. The minutes of the previous meeting were read and con firmed. The secretary, Bro. D. Gritlin, having read correspondence from tilhe Boys' Orphanage, and tile Little Sisters of the Poor, appealing for assislance for their respective institutions, whllich were referred to the judicial coummittee; and letters from the Seymour, Warrnambool, and St. Kilda branches were referred to the secretary to deal with. The follow ing new members were initiated:-Thos. Ryan, John Noonan, John Bourke, I. P. Hanrahan, Michael Ward,-anlLJolm T. Holland; and the following nomina tions received:-Edward Boland, James Byrne, Thomas Jones, John Murphy, and Thomas Ryan (No. 3). Social tickets going off well. T...
NORTH MELBOURNE TOWN COUNCIL. MONDAY, SEPT. 21. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
TOWN COUNCIL. -4-- MsoDAY, SEPT. 21. Present.-The Mayor (Cr. Barwise), and Cre. Wadick, Gardiner, Fogarty, Petrie, Fuller, Steel, and Carter. CORRESPONDENCE. From Messrs Levi and Pitt, M's.L.C. for the North Yarra Province, saying that they would take such action in the Upper Holuse, as desired by the local Council, with regard to preventing the Local Governnlent Amlendment Act be coming law. From the Tramway Trust, pointing out that the proposed railway to the Northern Suburbs would affect the earn ings of the tramways. The tramways. wero;only'earning small returns at pre sent, and a reduction of tlhese earnings might lead to their being remitted to the munieipalits-ie-ivo-t; ould-h ave to-fa. e the question of paying into the sinking fuid on the capital £1,650,000. " The'Mayor said the projected Nortlh ern Suburbs Railway would mean a great waste of money. As a matter of fact the suburbs wanted no more railways. To make other lines to Fitzroy and Col lingwood was absurd. Cr. Fogar...
NORTH MELBOURNE TOWN COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
N?orITu lslnOu?s R?Towz, Coo~crLJ Mayor Mr J B1r E ie, J.P . Eastern W~ard-Mr J. Gardiner; Mr S"IIH. Fuller, J.P.; M J. BJarwise J.P. . Middle Ward-Mr ;T. Fogarti,; J.P.; nMr 'Carter;: Mr . Wadick . Western WardMlAri P. Costello; Mr; J. C. Steel, J.P.; Irr J. G. Petrie. Tod?n Clerk, Mr TH. J:.R?udl? ll 'ate Collector, proo tIm,' Mr W. Keennev. Su~rveyor, Mr E. M?ileri. eI?IllOflicBeer, Dr Whitalker. Inspector, Mr E;. Magnus. Overseer of Works, Mr G. Duncan.
AN INTERESTING LECTURE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
AN INTERESTING LECTURE. UNDER the hcadling " Should we Emi grate to South Africa5?" Mr iF. G. Saiuison, knowni-rinder-the Pressarom-tld plume of "Uitlander," whose writings in the Argue are well known, delivered a lecture if ithe orthi Melbourne Tosi? Hall, on .Friday evening. Cr. J. Bar wise, the Mayor, presided; and there was a fair, arnd certainly appreciative audience. The lecturer prefaced his remarks by a brief: history of South Africa, inid stated that it was 30 years ago since diamonds ihad been'found in Kimberley, and it had since become a district of marvellous wealth. The discovery of diamonds -there was made byl a Dr. Jolhn O'Reilly, in quite ani accidintal' manner. He saw some farmers' children playing with bright colored pebbles, and being struck with the brilliancy of one, secured it, and showed it to an expert who pronounced it a valuable gemi, and thus Kimberley'sname as a diamond field was made. However, Kimberley was not a place of interest: to the immigrant. Maju...
WEST MELBOURNE BOWLING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
W\EST MELBOURNE BOWLING CLUB: .. TnE annual meeting of.the. above,clnb was held at the bowling green on Satur day, 12th inst. The committee reported the receipts and expenditure for the year ending 31st July, 1896.' At the begin-I ning of that. twelvemonth they had to face a deficit of £93/1417. This, hlow ever, by strict economy had been liqui dated, and the new season was now started with a credit balance of £2/0. It was lihped that all,members would help..and support:the club during the coming season. The record of the club was hardly as good as in former years, but it was hoped that it would be :it proved and that' members would practice more. The following club prizes had beeinwon:-ChOampion prize, Mr H. S. K..Ward. President's prize, Mr H. S. K. Ward. Vice-president's prize, Mr C. JI Hayward. The club desire to thank those gentlemen who donated prizes. The report was signed by! OCr James Dynon as president, and Mr H. S. K. Ward as secretary. The green will he opened on Sttnrda...
NORTH MELBOURNE FOX TERRIER COURSING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 25 September 1896
NORTH MELBOURNE FOX TER RIER COURSING CLUB. -Tif? above club held a very successful meeting at the Fitzroy racecourse, Crox ton Park, last Satiirday, being again favored with beautiful weather and a good altendance.&lt; Keen. interest was manifested in the different contests, and as there was a plentiful supply of rabbits, and the dogs were in first rate form, an excellent afternoon's sport was the result -three stakes being.run through, and some first class coursing. witnessed. Officials of the day :-Dog Slipper, F. Adams; Rabbit Slipper, T. Goddard; Judge, W. Hamilton; Field Steward, Mr Smythe; Hon. Sec. G. W. Toll. The: following were the results: Fox TEnnRIER STKEiS--2t lbqand und.r. Ercildoune Chloe beat Snowy Jerry ,, Tossy Ercildoune Nada ,, Daisy, Tim. -,i : Buzzi Botanical. : ,,i Nick Daisy Chard ,, Skipper Jack ,, Latchy Sting a bye . . First Ties. "'" Ercildoune Chloe beat Jerry Botanical .,, ErcildouneNada Tin Daisy Chard Jack', . , Sting Secondt Ties. E:rcildoun...