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Theatre Night and Dance. COBURG NEW RECREATION RESERVE COMMITTEE. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Theatre Night and Dance, - COBURG NEW RECREATION RE SERVE COMMITTEE. A meeting of the above was held at the Council chambers last week. The Mayoress (Mrs. H. J. Richards) and Mrs. Ward were present. The Mayor was in the chair. Report of arrange ments for Picture Night on July 22 at Lake Hall was presented. The meet ing then received suggestions from de lecates in reference to a bazaar. The Mayoress and Mrs Ward, who J.ave had experience of bazaars, kiridly gave the meeting the benefit of it, and it was decided to ask the Mayvoress to make the necessary arrangements with that view in end. Mrs Richards will call a meeting of ladies to meet the Reserve Committee next Tuesday, July 8, at the Council Chambers, at 8 p.m. The committee decided to keep the ball rolling, and a dance will be held on Saturday. August 1st, at popular prices. The nimble shilling will admit to what promises to be one of the best dances of the season.
Brunswick Resident Killed. LEVEL CROSSINGS DANGER. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Brunswick Resident Killed. LEVEL CROSSINGS DANGER. That manny of the unprotected level crossings in the busy streets of the sub urbs .are nothing less than death traps was further exemplified in a-tragic way on: Friday evening' last, -wheonr a hIad named William Ellard;'. aged four teen, who lived with his parents at Hamilton street, West. Brunswick, lost his life. The lad was run over by a train at the Hope street crossing, Brunswick, at 6.10 p.m., and his body was fearfully mutilated. Ellard was on his way home from his work at the Kiwi lolish factory. Shortly after 6 p.m. he was approach ing the crossing with several other per sons. He was in front of the others, and as he appeared to be unaware that a train was approaching on t.he down set of rails, Miss Annie Close, of Fraser street, .lrunswick, shouted a warning to him. When Miss Close shoutedl the lad looked towards the train, but thinking aparent-ly that ihe could get across safely, he continued on. He managed just to get cl...
Brunswick and Coburg Horticultural Society. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Brunswick and Coburg Horticultural Society. The annual meeting of the society will be held in the Town Hall, Bruns wick, on Tuesday, July 14th. 1914, at S o'clock, when the annual report and balance sheet and election of office bcarers for 1914-15 will be conducted. The Mayor of Brunswick (Cr. J. Millward) has donated a prize of £1 is for the best kept garden in Brunsw'ick. A second prize of 7s 6d, and third certificate, will be given by the society. Open to all properties of municipal valuation of £30 and under; amrteurs only; no outsiders allowed; all branch es of gardening to count; rntry, moremn fers free, non-members ls; entries close August 30th. 1914. A public demonstration of rose prun ing 'ivill take place at Brunswick. Park on Saturday, Juily 18th, at'3 o'clock.
THE ELECTIONS. MARIBYRNONG ELECTORATE. SPEECH BY MR. E. R. REYNOLDS. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
THE ELECTIONS. M3ARIBYRNONG ELECTORATE. SPEECH BY MR. E. R. REYNOLDS. Mr E. R?.. lReynolds, the selected Li beral candidate for Maribvrnong. ad dressed a meeting of the ladies' bianch of the People's Liberal IParty in the tpublic hall. Coburg, on 2.Sth June. Mirs Yorke presiding. The speaker said that. we present campaign was unique from t le fact that it was preceded by a double-disolntion. This had been ren dered absohlutelv inevitable through the obstructive tactics of the Labor party in the House of Representatives, and the mannler in which the Labor ma jority in the Senate had taken control. Hie referred to th6-Prefereneo Abolition Bill. preference to unionists, anId was in favor of the Ilitiative and Refer endum and explained ihe manner in which it could be operated.
Personal. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Persoial. As the Prince's Park o Bowling Club has found it necessary to enlarge its playing ground by the addition of a new rink, the lady friends of the mem bers have determined to assist the club by holding a euchre party and dance: at the Brunswick Town Hall on Thurs day, the 23rd inst. It is hoped that. the success of a similar entertainment last year- will, be repeated. jfrs O'Meara, of: Park street,. west-is.the, hlon. secretary of the .party' and datne: committee. The Moreland State school commit tee intends holding a .plan and fancy dress Cinderella dance in aid of the W?omen's Hospital at the School Hall, De Carle street, Moreland, on Satur day, the 18th inst. Cr Joseph Wax. man, J.P., is the chairman of the com. mittee. The complimentary return ball to the Mayor and Mayoress of Brunswick (Cr anid Mrs Milward) will be. held on: Tul'nesday evening, August 4th, at 8.30 in the Town Hall. The Executive Com mittee consists of the Hen. Hume Cook (chairman), and Messrs J. RI. Jewe...
General News. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
General News. ilr Frank Dwyer, of Glenlyon rd., rlunsls ick. contractor, is applying to brine under the Transfer of Land Act !St)0 a piece of land harving a front aec to liurchini-~)m street (i west side) of Sfeet I inch by a depth of O7 feet. It is sitiuated 471i feet. 2 inches 0north ,f Glenlyon road. W\e have received hilrough .l Mrs Knowles, thie Iceal agent, the July 'Windsor Magazine' as the first nunl her of a Inew vollume, and it gives promise to an inimtrtant and varied programine for tile ensuing half-year. Justus Mliles Forman, G. C. Wilnis hurst. W. L. George, Albert Kinross, D)ornford Yates, Edigar Wallace, and Hlalliwll Sutcliffe are the popular con tributors. The statement that the Brunswiick Lodge of St. Johni purchased land re cently in Victoria street east, near \-ydney road at (9 5s per foot, whereas the m.unicipal valuation was "only £4 pcr foot, has called attenltion to the fact that. the council and valuer val ies vacanti land too low. Land held vacant should b...
The Brunswick Stadium. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Brltune~vic an?b oburg 1eat'ber. PUBLISHED ON FRIDAY MORNINC. FRIDAY, JULY 10, 1914 The Brunswick Stadium. Necessarily considerable interest is evinced in the proposed erection of a Stadium in Victoria street, west, B3ru:nswick. The crowded state of the council chamber on Mluday evening and thle patience shown by the large assemblage waiting until one o'clock of ITucsday morning are strong evi dt,',nces that the Brunswick ratepayers occasionally- take somen interest in the doings of their municipal representa tives. The discussion -was excellently oindiet.;l, and tihat much malignxl bcsiv. the Brunswick Council, is to be onglratu lated on mthe procedure adopt ed to ieta full expression of opinion on the matters in dispute. That there was much irrelevancy during the de hbate cannot he denied. There was con sidera'le digression on the question wthetter boxing could be classed as a sport and also. from one side, that boxing was absolutely and convincing iv brutal. Consid1ering that° bo...
Fawkner News. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Fawkner News. - 4 There hans been talk for some months past about a public hall in FPawkner. This will soon be an accomplished fact., as the order for the timber is at pre sent in the hands of the timber mer chants, and a start will be made next Satu?alay. Fawkned residents should do all in their power to assist the pro moter of this rtructure, as it will do a lot to help Fawkner in the future and to bring it into prominence. There seems to be no doubt as to its success, I as at. present arrangements are being made to lhave a picture shoW: once a week: dances every Monday and Sat ireday night, and the local Athletic CIlub have it for two nights; it will be let on Sunday for church purposes. only. The whol, concerl is being pro mnotedl by Mr E. Moss, who promotedi tre Fawkner Club. When this was started every citizen expected to see it fall through, but through the energy of their chairman, 3Mr Moss, with the assistance of others, it, has now about 30 members and is one of the strong...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
_ T j For the, famous AUGUST FOSTER PIANOS. ESTABLISHED 1885. Terms Arranged Organs, ,iolins, and other Musical Instruments, Phonographs, Records, Music, Etc. Etc. 400 Sdn9e Road, BRUNSWICK. H. G OV f :4.56 SYDinE ROAD, RUNSWICK ". " i Brunswick's Leading Jeweler, Watchmaker and Optician. Jewellery, Watches, Clocks, Electroplate, Brushes, Mirrors, Hand Bags, Etc., Etc., to GIVEN AWAY FREE Every Cash Customer. You can chose your own Free Gift, as any article will be given freely and without any fuss. We also do Caslierms if it wi Suit you. Why not Call To.day ? BEATTIE and CO. The Leading Tailors. Give them a Trial for Suits or Ladies' Costumes. Our Motto," CIVILITY." A BSON IN PIANOS. ORGANS. Phonographs. Music. MARKS BR2S, 334-336 SYDNEY ROAD, (Near Methodist Church) And at 870 Sydney Road. Agent for Suttons. • . . , . I Ik1 c~~ROGQ MANTLEPEGE A Factory behind Shop. 3lantics. Tiles. Grates. ANYTHING IN WQODWORK iMADE TO ,DER. Houses Repaired. 28 SY'~ LY .... :??-...... . "'" ? (Opp...
People's Liberal Party. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
People's Liberal Party. The annual meting of the Nortlh Brunswick branch was held on Tues day e-ening, lMr 1. Wilson presiding. The annual report showed that the branch had made.great progress. and that there wre rnow 300 members. The balance sheet showed a substantial cre dit balance. Oflicers wer:'e elect'd. A hearts welcome was extended to secretary of Brunswick branch, and Mr (hippendale thanked members for their cordiality. Orwing to ill-health the president. Mir Toomath. resigned and Mr 1. Wil. sort w;1a elected in his place. Th,- branch will hold a social on 21st July in the Masonic i-all: dancing, 8 till 11.30.; refreshmenuts : musical itemlls. An address will be deliveredl hy one of the Liberal Senate candi dates.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Professional Column. MISS M. S. PARKHURST, D.MY.S.V. A.L.Csn. (Registered Highest Grade) Teacher of Singing, Pianoforte, SViolin, Harmony, Etc. Pupils prepared All Examinations. Visits Marks Bros. Moreland School of hMusic, also Biranch Shop 334 SYDNEY ROAD BRUNSWICK. At Allan's Collins Street, City, Wednes days. Private Address: 123 PARK ST. PARKVILLE. Terms Moderate. Mr. W. Graham Weir EXPERT PROFESSOR of VOICG GULTURE, AND Miss Vera Weir, DISTINGUISHED YOUNG VIOLINISTE, Receive pupils at 400 SYDNEY ROAD. INGING, Elocution. Piano, Violin (Man by System), Theory, Circulars, Tes timonials, par culars at address from Mr. Laught. AN I DESIGNED & DRAWN for £1 1. ...... --\1.S -- - SPECIFICAIONS and QUANTITIES ARTHUR BRENTNALL, 383 Barkly St., E. Brunswick. AND SYDNEY ROAD TRAM TERMINUS. BRiUNSWICK COLLEGE SYDNEY ROAD. Principal: ROBERT McKAY, M.A. School of History and Political Economy, Melb. University. Mathematical Master: J. J. DOHERTY Secondary Teacher, Melb. Univ. Junior ...
Brunswick's Ideal School. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Brunswick's Ideal School. -0----- On Arbor. Day a visit was paid to 'the Brunswick West school, No. 2890. The building is in Victoria street W. picturesquely situated on the 'top of the hill. The architecture is very pleasing. It. is substantially built of brick, with slate roof. The play grounds are spacious and well graded. The conveniences are sewered. There are lavatories inside and outside the building, also two good shelter sheds. The gardens are well laid out and care fully attended by the pupils. By the way, this school won the A.N.A. prize this year for the best kept. gardens an(d grounds. It was presented by the president on Empire Day, a beautiful picture of the opening of the first Par liament by the Duke of York. our pre sent King. This school hsa recently been re modelled in a most up-to-date manner, and when the new additions were op ened by the Minister, assisted by M1r F. Tate (the Director), Mr. Tate said that as a school building it is the finest in Australia. The...
The Price of Bread. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
The Price of Bread. The Brick Board, with Mr Martin Hannah; Mi.L.A., as chairman, is now preparing its report. The menibers are uy no means unanimous. According to the evidence of Colonel Watson, of the Public Works Department, and Mr F. E. Shillaheer, the bricks made abolut Melbourne are better than those made in any part of Australia, al though the prices are much lower. In Melbourne tire price for the best bricks is 36is per t-housand. In Adelaide and Sydney the price is 45s. According to the evidence of Mr H. F. Young, the chairman of the Northlcote Company, the formation of the Brick Association was absolutely necessary to place the brick trade on a satisfactory basis, it having been given in evidence that be fore its .formation the whole of- the brick trade- was being worked at a loss--hardly a company but - what was insolvent. -The worlkmen tlhen were getting- -exceedingly low wages, -and some companies not being able to pay that. It hag not been found that any restraint of t...
The Electric Trams. THE BRUNSWICK AND COBURG TRAMWAYS TRUST. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
The Electric Trams. THE BRUNSWICK AND COBURG TRAMWAYS TRUST. The engineer for the Trust commenc ed duty on Mondday last and has start ed to survey the lines as set out in Sthe Act of Parliament creating the Trust. Offices have been taken for the Trust in the premises recently oc cupited by Mr Wymer, plumber, on SSydney roa(d, near Walsh street, which are in every way _suitable, being situ ated on the route of the line. At the aInst meeting of the Trust M[r Thomas Aberdeen, out of 77 applicants, was Sappointed to the position of engineer iag cadet, and Mr C. W. Parry as draughtsnian. The report of Mr Crow Ily, the electrical expert appointed to Sreport on the. whole 'of the lines of Sroute, will report next week. It is generally expected that the contracts Sfor laying down the lines will be let before the end ~ ithe year. People in Coburg and Lygon street will certainly I look surprised when they'see and hear Selectric tramins whizzing by.
Grandson of Nelson's Secretary Passes. MR. ALFRED JOHN SCOTT. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Grandson of Nelson's Secre tary Passes. -- 0-------- MR. ALFRED JOHN SCOTT. The death a fortnight ago of Mr. Alfred John Scott, of Hamilttn street, West Brunswick, recalls the fact that at Trafalgar his grandfather was the secretary of Nelson. It was to Scott that Dr. Beatty, the surgeon of the Victory, spoke desiring bcott to en treat Nelson to change his dress or cover his stars, as it was generally re cognised that Nelson would be picked ouin by the. riflemen on board the French ships. When such request was nitted to Nelson, he replied, "In hon or I gained them, and in honor I will dia with them." At the very com inoncemnent of the engagement. one of the eneny's vessels, Santissima. Trini dad, came to close quarters writh her old combatant, the Victory, and the Santissima Trinidad kept up an inces sant raking fire. Nelson's secretary was one of the first wuo fell; he was killed, by a cannon shot wh ile con' crs ing with Ca.ptain-Hardy Southe' in his mnemnorable Life of Nelson rel...
Moonee Valley Railway. [Newspaper Article] — Brunswick & Coburg Leader — 10 July 1914
Moonee Valley Railway. Mr. J. R. JewelL. M.L.A., recently introduced a deputation and asked the Minister for Railways to reconsider ihe construction of a line from Royal Park to 'the Moonee Vale village settlement, which i8 on the western boundary of Brtulswick. Such a line could be ex tended to Pascoe Vale. It was stated that settlement had increased greatly isince the proposal was first put for ward,- and a railway would open up one of the finest- suburbs around Mel Sbourne. Mr Mackinnon, in reply, said he would call for a report before decid ing to ask the Cabinet to consider whe ther the proposal should be sent on to the Railways Standing Committee.