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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 17 October 1914
SPECIAL NOTICES. T. GOUGH. SUROEON DENTIST, 156 NICHOLSON STREET, FootsoraY Over Shaw's, Grocers, Telephone: 272 Footscray, Sets of Teeth ..... from ~I3/3/ Best work only done. Artificial Teeth, 5/- and '7/6 per tooth. Fillings, Crowns, &c., at Moderate Charges. Mr. GOUGH attends to all Patients himself, and if satisfaction is not given Fees vwill be returned. Hours: 9 a.m. to 8.30 p.m. Saturdays, g a.m, to I p.m. PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH TO-MORROW,. Morning ... Rev . A WV. Butler, Evening ., Rev. G. S. Brodie, "IcISTOR" Picture Theatre IRVING STREET. (Outside Footscray Station) SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17, Why ? A Stirring Drama in three parts, The dusher A Roaring Keystone Comedy, Vaudeville. Vaudeville. Jack hail And his MIarvellous Mechanical Electrical Doll. Will Hagan Eccentric and Character Comedian. Picotures ! More Piotures! Presents given away as usual. Matinee and night. Danoing in the Open-Air every \VEDNESDAY, at Earls Court Skating Rink. Skating from . - - 7.30 to 9 Dancin...
FOOTSCRAY PARK. CITIZENS' ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
FPOTSCRA Y PAR1. CITIZENS' ANNUAL ]MEET ING. That steadily public interest is being awakened in the effort that is being made to beautify the area known as the Footscray Patrk was evidenced by the attendance and the enthusiasm exhibited at the annual meeting of citizens held at the town hall on Thursday evening. The chair was occupied by MAr J. Janmie son and the following report was presented: The -opportutity again plc.ents itself to examine the w\Vorl' donle by the above commllllllitte l( to note w\\hat ielstl.Lre of pirogress ha been achiev\ed inll tl anatorT ing the rocky and barren area, foirnmerly lniow' at the Footscray il/l, into a park worthy of our district and our people. Flor a little over two years the cotnlitltee has been in existence. During that time, until the end of the year nnder review, it has spent £.1o9/13/t, and for this--a trifling sumn considering the mag nitude of the work to be done-we can fairly claimt that splcndid results have been attained, Our first ...
ASSISTANT SURVEYOR. DISSATISFIED OFFICER RESIGNS. ALLEGATIONS OF SWEATING SALARY. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
ASSISTANT SUR VEYOR. DISSATISFIED OFFICER RESIGNS. ALLEGATIONS OF SWEAT ING SALARY, The principal discussion at Mon day night's meeting of the local council ranged round the resignation of Mr J. T. Knox, of the position of assistant city surveyor and the fixing of a salary for his successor. In ten dering his resignation Mr Knox >aid, "It is my intention to commence private practice and owing to pr, s. sure of business it is necessary for me to be relieved from duty as soon as possible. " Cr Johnson moved that the resignation be accepted. Cr Harris thought the council should drake an effort to retain Mr Knox's services. He was worth more money than he had been getting and he had no doubt that it was all a question of salary; that if they gave an increase Slr Knox would stay. Cr Johnson-We will soon get another.. Cr Shillabeer----That is all very .well but will we get a suitable man. w-elou will find it difficult. Perhaps the surveyor can tell us Mr Knox's reasons for leaving ? Mr...
FEDERAL HALL. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
IIEIDIRA IlAII.. An excetllent uI'ogLrammne of pictures will be ,hown at the Federal Hall to night (Sat.). The following star pic tures are included in the programme, The Shami Sheriff, Count 'Zarka, Polidor Ballet Girl, iBattle Practice on Cruisers, Right Dope, l'ursuer Pursued, Hlope Raidious, Max Decoration.
THORLEY'S PICTURES. AT THE GRAND. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
AT 'PILE GRAND. SThe followina- ictu-ro, w.1l bs-. hown..-e,'. on Molnday,-- ithei's Teacher, Happi ness and Sorrow, Jim's Birthday Pipe, Ready Aye Ready, Vengeance is Mine, iUp-to-drate Courtship. Thursday'spro gramme conslists of Man with the Glove, Lawyer Finance, The SheeiT of Bishee, Panonl. of the Meuse, Kitchener's New Way, Mnglish Gazette, Bill Series No. .I, Desperate Stratagem, The Coat's T'ail.
TIME TABLE. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
TIME TABLE. oonsccrayto Meloou'rne (Flinder St. 5 28 r.m -6 20-0 47 -6 59-7 6-7 18 7 30- 7 36'--7 t6--7 54--8 Ia--S 8-8 zoa 8 24-8 40-8 58 -9 5-9 30-9 46-10o 10o 38-10 57-11 40-12 7 p.m. 1231 1 4 -I 29-1 45-1 57-2 4-2 28--2 49 3 9--3 31-3 52-4 8-4 40-5 28-5 lo 520oa-533-5S 51-5 59 6 Ila a 19 034 6 40 -7 2-7 8'- 7 15-7 31-7 3" 7 48-8 8-8 34--8 58--29--o10 7 o(0 25-10 57--1 z3-11 34-11 59 --12 25. Saturdays as usual to 1n 38-a m. then O05 1142 1155 122 126 12ao- a1224a 1231-1244-1 10 1 15 132 1 49-2 5-2 12-2 16-2 29-2 36-3 4 3 23- 3 490-3 52-4 9--4 41-5 ro 530-5 51--0 o0-6 34-6 52-7 8'-7 15 7 30-; 37--hb -8 32 8 58-9 29- 10 7 0o 25-10 77-1z 13-11 28 II 16-11 45-11 59 1'ia 13-12 a5 - 14' u.lllay.: 9 43 -9 59 a.m. a2 59 p m I 45 I 55-2 z2-. 25-2 38 -2 54--322-347 4 4-4 21-155-5 a22-S 52-6°22-0' 52 75 724 752--121 852-921-929 937 .'94.5-10 5-10 25-1o 40?io 51 rw -rrhl,.tc SpIncet at. a'Spencor St. only, P Fridays only, ,,imllr ive lldn,In a rmin, earlier, Var 'aville 5 min., Williamsilwn...
SUNDAY ADDRESS. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
SUNDAY ADDRESS. Continuing his remarks on the question of the immortality of the soul Mr Kenney, in his Sunday night address, said a knowledge of the possibilities of what a man may at tain to is indispensable to its attain ment; that whenever the object is worthy of attainment it invariably means work, investigation, thought, determination a n d perseverance. Eternal life, with joy for evermore, was the highest and greatest possi bility that is not only presented to man, but, if he will,was his birthright. And he oman who forgoeschis birth right, through indolence, indifference or laziness, had nothing to complain of, when he is with justice wiped out of existence, his thoughts perish with hinm. He had not fulfilled God's purpose in his existence; had not given pleasure to God, for so recri procative is God in his dealings with man that if they give him pleasure .., t . . - 1.- t-y hem nl1,,. ure for eternity. If they accepted Him as their father and guide in the way He .has appoin...
ROWING. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
This afternoon on the Uppi r Yarra, Australia a pt etnler aquatic carnival Hen lcy tn he arra--ahes pl cc a d prllnises to be even a greater su, cess than ever. All takings are to be donated to the patriotic land. t he rowtingd prtnuses to be very keen as there ate several other states re presented. The local crews Iaideun foel and .enlt r eight-have trained isnld .ous) for the last six weeks and shtould prove hatd tnuts to cracik. The cre,v are placed tlus : enolur eigh,-MaRrt. Muran stroke, G. Smith 7, 0 Taylor 6, E Louis 5. FP. Nwman 4, T. Gipton j,. t'. L.rann , it. Staw b.,v. \laiden to tr-W. Fawcett str. li. .t. Jn ston 3, J. Johnstone 2, J. O'Donohue bow. L cal colllpetitors ate notilsed to observe tinme regulations, n crews being allowtd to comnpete unless behind post before time fixed. The club has no reu,reentaine in the maiden eight, but on this occasion the mllembers loss is thetr counltrles g tll, and in presenting each with a small token of esteem hope they will .cqtlt...
CHARITY VOTE. THREE ADDITIONAL BENEFICIARES. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
UJIAJIWT Y J'VOTE. THREE ADDITIONAL 13ENE FICIARES. Almost every year the council, anxious to recognise all of the de serving charities and equally anxious not to reduce the amounts voted to long patronised institutions, have added little by little to the annual charity vote which has now reached an amount considerably in excess of what is voted in other municipalities Largely on the recommendation of Mr H. Byron Moore, this year's list saw the inclusion of the Talbot Epileptic Colony, a society that serves a splendidly useful purpose, also the Royal Life Saving Society and the Ragged Boy's Home, the total vote amounting to £163/19/. This was allocated as follows : Melbourne Hlospital J£4,2, Footscray Ladies' Benevolent Societv and Williams town Hospital, £30 ca.; Children's Hospital and Wontn's H-Iospital, £ro each; Homoco pathic and Queen Victoria Hospital, £5/5/ each; Alfred Hospital, £.114/; Austin Hos pital, i3/3/, Eye & Ear Hospital, Melb Benevolent Asylum, St. Vincent...
"SPARKS." [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
,, SPARKS." Hospital Sunday to-morrow. Melbourne Cup day draws near, See Hesse Bros., for furniture bar gains.-Adv. Victor Theatre to let for concerts, picture nights, meetings, etc.--Advt. LEDEIIAL IIAILL to let for concert? dances, meetings, eta Apply to the .'sretaker.-Adv. Mr F. F. J. A. Goodwin, dyer and clothes cleaner, Nicholson street. Cup suits attended to. -Adv. Mrs J. Scott, of 5 Sydenham street, won the jardinere and stand at Victor Theatre last Saturday. Miss Gladstone's annual concert on Thursday, Nov. 5th, in the Royal hall. T'ickets If/ and 1/6. --Adv. War Films showing the Germans en Lering Brussels and the wrecking of Vermonde are to be shown at the Tree adero on Monday night. The Board of Health has appointed Mr J. W. D)ewar, of Footscray, a mem her of the Plumbers' and Gasfitters registration advisory board. The managelment of the Victor Thea tre announce, through our advertising columns, a very good programme for this evening. Mless?s T. W. and A. A. lHarris are...
BOY SCOUTS. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
BOY SCOUTS. ] Boys are well enr, ming in both troops and the prospects, if a further Scoutmas ter, assistance can he obtained, are good. Mr Richardson regrcts having to nitlfv the Band, the parents and the general pub lic that owing to ani edict from tHeadquar ters. London, the -couts of the Baden Powell Ass elation wilt be unable to assist in the collecting on Hosrital Sunday this year, as London Headquarters advise that B. y Scouts are not allt? wed to collect cash for any purpose in this manner This doe not prevent their asi-ting in the sale of tickets for pair olic affairs, or assisting in every other way in their power, and the bots have't the th tnks f( lis I.ane or th ass stancet gireit ai the Itatri -tic totncerts at Yktr ivl I and Fiotiscray itecently. 'Vhila many of us may possiblv noI agree altie her with the IEi glih tdict t must still carry ,out hi se irai dutt, which i. to , b:v ord rs and whistle all the time veit lltllltgh i t1 ly he so elllhing Sc. tits d, not like ...
DEBTS AND DEBTORS. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
DEBTS AND DEBTORS. -- - - --q At Monday's court orders were made in the following drbt cases:- G. Woods v A. Middleton, '/I/10o with 15/6 costs; v A. Dyke, o1/6 with 12/6 costs; J. Warn v J. 1-. Greeley, .7 with 20,6 costs. W. H. Birch, represented by Mr Secomb, v J. C. Keeley, L5 with Io/ costs; R. T. Crowling, .L6 with I3/ costs. H, Malouf v C. Nicholson, [i/17/2 with io/ costs. Gibbons & Co. v M. Kennedy, [4 with '2/16/6 costs. Footscray Garage and Engineering Coy., represented by Mr Secomb, v J. E. Baxter, 1 '7/13/6 with o2/6 costs; v H . . Horne, t43/18/ with £4'4/ costs.
NEW BARKLY THEATRE. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
. The ILarkly Theatre hole their first matinee to-day when the full program will be submitted. In the eVeninfi n line programme will he given, including Franks and Gray comedy sketch duo, Allen and Ross coster impersonaters and quick fire patterists, Doris Tyndale in her latest characterisations, Hughes and Hughes comedy jugglers and ver satile entertainers also a splendid as sortment of pictures.
GYMNASIUM CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
GYMNASIUM CLUB. The Footscray Gymnasium club under ,Ir Ernest White instructor, journeyed to Ballarat to compote in the South street Competitions where they secured fourth In free exercises and third place in pyramids. This was considered an excellent perform ance as it was the first time the club has competed in anything of the kind. The club is holding a display early in December at tile Royal Hall.
DANGEROUS BLASTING. ACTION BY COUNCIL NECESSARY [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
DANGEIROUS BLASTING. ACTION BY COUNCIl, NECESSARY At Thursday's court 11. Gibbons, quarry owner, was charged with blast ing near a public place, to wit, ofl B1al h'rttL road,- without portmiQsion of tho local authorities. Sub-Inslpector KIe nenlly prosecuted, and Alr Secomb ap )penar'e for the defendant. I). 1'. larnet, town clerk, stated that defen danL's qullarry was within the City tf lFootsnray. It has not got per mission to blast. There were no 'egu latiuns as to blasting in Foolscray, but it was a matter of commtinon knowvledg, thlt lilasting went oin. IJune IlcCubbIet, of 127 Ilallarat roatl, \Vest Footscray, stated that on August 10th about t-;10 p.m. while in her back yard, .he heard the replort of blasting ind saw ai stone fall itt her yard. It had passed right over the house ad joining. tergeantL lya, ill col sequencle of complaint, went to 179 nallarat road on August 11th and saw stone produced. It weighed 38 pounds. Saw\ Mr Gib bons who admitted blasting jind said that....
RIFLE NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
RIFLE NOTES. The shoot last Saturday was at 200 and 300 yds. There was a good muster of now members and the shooting was good. R. McDonald put up 47 out of the possible 5o at 3oo yds. There will be no shooting to day owing to the parade. All members are repuesled to attend to-day members will meet at Nth. Williamstown station at 2-5o Band will be in attendance,
DONATION REFUSED. CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL CRITICISED. CR. DREW WAXES INDIGNANT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
DONA TION REFU'SED. CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL CRITICIS ED, CR,. DREW WAXES INDIGNANT. When the charity vote came on for consideration at Monday night's meet.. ing of the local council Cr. Drew referr ed in tones of deep indignation to the action of the committee of the Child ren's Hospital- in refusing a cheque for, £100 forwarded from Williams town as the result of a local wattle day collection. Cr Drew said the money was collected in a fair and honest way and it was like the committees' impudence to refuse the cheque. The action was mean and contemptible. They had no right to 'lo such a thing and the Government should step in and say " What right have you to refuse to receive donations from res pectable citizens?" It seemed that on the day the Melbourne committee of the wattle.day movement took up a collec tion in Melbourne for children's chari ties Williamstown people took up a similar collection taor the patriotic fund and the children's hospital. As a re suit the sum stated was forwa...
West Footscray Line. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 24 October 1914
Wait FOOtaaray Linu. - West Footscray to Melbourne. (Spencer bt Week days: 6 36-7 4-7 37- 7 46- 8 10o 8 30-- 35-10 12-1 112--12 10 1239 i 10-2 17-3 9-3 54-4 42--5 38-5 44 - 6 :8-6 53-7 40-8 42--9 59-11 21 12 18 -na?rdar's-6 36-7 9 7 37-7 46-8 ao -8 30--9j5-*.. 12-11 17- 12 13--1232 .mi 3--2-' 3 I, 3 54 442-537 652 8 2 9 9 I 177 2 38 Sundays (to Flinders street)-io 3-2 2 - 356 625 v9--io 28 ielblllrllt (Slelirer Si) ' . F, olrray, W-ek n ,ys 5 36-6 2- 7 8 a Footscray only, 7 6--7 12-7 30 8 40-9 o-0o 13 11 38-11 48 - 12 35 p m -1 37 2 15 243 338-3 53-4.11-4 16- 526-553 6 38-735 9 16 -10 22-- 1 40 11".1. 5 36-6 ? 7 b from Footscray only-7 6-7 12-7 ir- 841 -90-I- 33 II 15 11 36 -12 40 I m - 32-I 53 3 33-- 3 4 52-5 50-7 35-9 8 10 3 1141