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LOVE'S ARITHMETIC. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

LOVE'S "ARITHMETIC. He was teaching her arithmetic, • He said that was Ills mission; He kissed her once, ho kissed her twice,.; - • He said'," "Now that's addition." And so lie added smaclt to smack : In silent satisfaction, Till timidly she gave him one back, < And whispered, "That's subtrac tion." f But pa appeared, lie-raiBed his foot. And snorted with decision; Me kicked poor John ten yards away. And said, "That's-long division." -

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Chapped Hands. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

Chapped Hands. Some children suffer greatly from rough and cracked hands.. Sometimes the soap used "Is too strong, but in most cases chapped hands are the re sult of-careless or incomplete drying after washing themr' It is"aLgood plan to see that the children thoroughly wash their hands when they come hr from play. Warm -water, plenty of soap, and n dry rough towel will.quick ly remove the 'dirt, and afterwnrds, when the alcin is dry, a little pure mutton fat should be rubbed in. If the wrists are very badly chapped and Bore they should be kept covered.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Children's Meal Hours. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

The Children's Meal Hours. Children should bo taught to be regular at tlieir meals and to take nothing'between them. This, rule ap plies to infnnts as well as to older children. The practice of feeding the little one every time it cries is a dan gerous one to Its weak digestive or gans. An Infant's stomach, though it needs food at more ferquent inter vals, two to four hours, according to its age, requires the same regularity which is essential to tile maintenance of healthy digestion in older persons. PATTERN FOlt LADY'S ItUSSIAjS' •• COAT. ; ; Made, up ln dark- velvet .trimmed; with fur, this coat will look voryvatyl iahand most up-to-date. It ro'pro . sents ; "Evorylady/s Journal'^ pattern; No. 197, out in three Bizes—small, (me dium and large.- • : • ;• This pattern rimy bo bought for: 'ninepence from, local pattern agents, or will be'sent post free to any address if ninepence in stamps is sent' to Dept. A, "Everylady's. Jour i nal," 370 Swanston-street,-Melbourne. Slate number o...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WIT AND HUMOR. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

WIT AND HUMOR. . Millions: They aro really tlio most devoted lovers I ever saw. k- * Cynlcus.i Yea; It acorns ft sliamo that they are going to get married mid spoil It all. There was n young fellow from Perth, Who was born 011 the day or Ills birth; Ha was married, they say, On Ills wire's wedding-day, Ami he died on ills last day on earth. • Klvers: Why did you Bay so posi tively that a man can't do wrong by marrying a widow? Waters: Why, It's plain enough that IT a man marries a widow he doesn't' marry a miss.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
There! [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

"What do you tliink or .Mien Cali liopc's voice?" whispered the tall girl with the liicuntalnoiiB pompadour. "She sings like a pirate," growled the rude inaii in the starry vest. "Jjilto a pirate? Gracious! And what Is the resemblance?" "She's rough oil the high C's."

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Hopeful. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

■Hopeful. A stranger entered a church in the middle of the sermon and seated him self In the back pew. .Arter a while he began to lldget. ■ Leaning over to the white-haired man at his side, lie whispered: "Mow long has he been preaching?" "Thirty r forty years, 1 think," the old man answered. "1 don't know ex actly." "I'll stay; then," decided the stran ger. "lie must be nearly done."

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Might Be Good—In Parts. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

Might Be Good—In Parts. A young artist once persuadcd Whistler to come r.nd view Ills latest cfforc. The two stood before tlio can vas for somo'moments In silence. Fi nally, the young man asked timidly: _ "Don't you think, sir, that this paint ing.or mine is—well—er—tolerable* Whicllcr'a eyes twinkled danger ously. "What is-your opinion of a ' toler able egg?" he asked. ' '

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CITIZENS' "AT HOME." [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

CITIZENS' "AT HOME." I This event takes place in the town hall, Northcotc, next Thursday evening, and promises to be a great success. Complete arrangements have been made by the committee to ensure comfort and enjoyment of those attending, and to make the function worthy of the object of the celebration. There will be a first-class musical programme provided by well known artists. The guests are requested to be seated at 8 o'clock sharp, as the committee are desirous of keep ing to the arranged times. The concert programme will be furnished by Misses Noel Geddes, E. & J. Stevenson, Ruby Groves, Messrs Percy Blundel), Horace J. Book, and Fred Collier.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CHURCH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

CHURCH NEWS. The morning service at the Congre gational church will be of special inter est to young and old. The pastor will deal with the wide-spread neglectof the week-night meeting. The evening sub ject will be "The man who knelt, but would not follow." | The Rev. W. Arthur Roberts, who preached at the Preston Presbyterian church at both services on Sunday last, and will occupy the pulpit again to morrow. created a deep impression on the minds of his hearers. As there is every likelihood of his being called to the vacancy, all members and adherents should make an effort to attend. The old scholars of the ThomasUnvn Methodist Sunday school are taking steps to perpetuate the memory of the late superintendent, Mr. Robert C. Bower, ny erecting a marble tablet to his memory in the church at Thomas town. Mr. Clinnick, junr., has charge of the arrangements, and the response to his appeal to the old scholars has been most encouraging. On Wednesday evening the Northcote public will have ...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NEW SCHOOL FOR PRESTON. TO THE EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

NEW SCHOOL FOR PRESTON. TO THE EDITOR. Sir,—I have been requested by the Preston Progress Association to con : vey, through your columns, their sincere • thanks to Mr. J. G. Membrey, M.L.A., in obtaining a State school for the west riding. - -Yours, ifec., VY. S. MC1JONALD, President Preston Progress Association.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

For Cnronic Chest Complaints, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure, 1/6. Telephone, Northcote 280 Carl Oldenburg, Saddle, Harness and Collar Manufacturer, I 365 HIGH ST., NORTHCOTE. We have a full stock of Harness aud Saddles, Now and Secondhand. All oountry orders arc promptly attended to. First Prizes at Local Shows. Wood's Great Peppermint Cure, For Cough* and Colds, never fails, 1/0.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

Amusements <* NORTHCOTE * THEATRE OPP. TOWN HALL EVERY EVENING AT 8. Matinees Saturdays and Holidays. MATINEE TO-DAY AT 2.30. SPECIAL HOLIDAY MATINEE, Monday Next (King's Birthday). TO-NIGHT! TO-NIGIIT! Masterful Film Creations. WHERE THE ROAD FORKS. WHERE THE ROAD FORKS. A Story of Infinite Beauty. TliE SHADOW. THE SHADOW. A Powerful Subject of Great Heart Interest. Also NORTHCOTE A CITY. NORTHCOTE A CITY. A Moving Picture of the Great Event. And QUAINT WHOLESOME COMEDIES, Together with HAPPENINGS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. A Programme to Applaud and Acclaim. NEXT WEEK'S ATTRACTIONS. Commencing at the Matinee, Monday, | King's Birthday, and showing Three Nights following. The Best Four-Reel Drama of the Year. MOTHS. MOTHS. MOTHS. A Marvellous Adaptation of Ouida's Famous Masterpiece. "The Most Extraordinary Description of a Woman that has ever been penned. She was the Martyr of a Fslse Civiliza tion." Presented with Artistic Power by the Thanhouser Company. Complete Changb Mo...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Northcote and Preston Scottish Society. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

Northcote and Preston Scot tish Society. The usual monthly members' harmony night was held on Monday night in the town hall, and was well attended. As usual the'opeeing item, a "Skirl" bv Pipe-Major Mcintosh, was well received, followed by a lengthy and varied pro gramme, contributed by the following: —Misses Eileen Pascoe-Webb, Ethel Williams, Dand, Wyber, Speedie, Mrs. Virtue and Messrs. Bert Emmett, Bro. W. Harvey, The Mistio Three, and lust, but not least, Bro. G. B. Brown. Every item was splendidly rendered and heart ily received. Copies of the "Leader" city pro clamation issue may be had from Messrs J. C. Simmonds and Harris & Wright, news agents.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

Auction Sales WEDNESDAY, 24th JUNE. MODERN VILLA RESIDENCE and D.F.W.B. VILLA. Also SUPERIOR FURNISHINGS, PIANO, and MOTOR CAR. By order of T. L. Taylor, Esq., who is leaving on an extended tour of the World. OT0TT & BASTINGS have received O instructions to sell that MODERN W.B. VILLA RESIDENCE known as "Rolyat," Clarke Street, Northcote, containing 5 rooms, Bathroom, Pantry, Entrance Hall, Lounge 25 x 18, Living Rooms one side. Bedrooms 16 x 14, 15 X 14 other side, Return Front Verandah, Back Verandah 8ft. Gin. opening on Fernery 51 x 12. Land 100 x 155 laid out in Nice Garden, Terraced Lawns, and Croquet Lawn 93 x 38. D.F.W.B. VILLA, known as 178 Clarke Street, adjoining above, con taining 8 Rooms, Bathroom, Detached Wash-House, Drawingroom 22 x 14, Diningroom 18ft. Gin. x 14, Bedroom 23 x 14, Balcony. These Properties occupy an Ideal Position, commanding Extensive Views. Titles, Certificate. Terms will be announced at Sale. Also the whole of the Superior House hold Furnis...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PRESTON'S ELECTRIC LIGHT AND OTHER MATTERS. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

preston's electric: light and other matters. [Contributed by "Lux."1 I was present at the celebration of the switching on of the electric light in the Shire of Preston and there is no doubt that the installation of electric lighting in our .streets is a step for ward. The speeches of the councillors and others dealt with the negotiations that occurred in bringing the council's scheme to fruition, and a few lines touching on the origin of the agitation for electric lighting will not at the pres ent time be out of place. To those who were members of the Preston Progress Association in its palmy days of 1910-1911 the event gives particular pleasure, as it was in the annual report of the association in July, 1910, that it was mentioned" that the matter of lighting Preston with elec tricity should receive serious considera tion. Cr. Howe, who has ever been to the fore in any progressive scheme, took the subject up with enthusiasm, and, when being opposed for election as councillor in Aug...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NORTHCOTE CITY COUNCIL. MONDAY, 1st JUNE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

, NORTHCOTE CI IY COUNCIL. Monday, 1st June. Present:—Crs. Dennis (mayor), John son, Hayes, Redmond, Henderson, Lees, Smith, Woolhouse, Plant, Mnson, Thar ratt, Bastings, Schwaebsch. The minutes of the previous meeting nnd outgoing correspondence were read and approved. COllUKSrONDKNCi;, From Metropolitan Hoard of Works, submitting rules under which future plans of subdivisions would he dealt with in connection with proposals for sewerage facilities. — Referred to the committee of the whole. I From Public Health Department approving registration of abattoir premises of Messrs Smith and Sons, listings street, Northcote. Received. From Royal Commission on the hous ing conditions of the people, ashing copy ot the building regulations of the muni cipality.—Attended to. From same, asking whether the coun- i cil had considered the provisions of the Workers' Dwelling Act. - Received and referred to committee of the whole. From Queen's Memorial Infectious Diseases Hospital, forwarding stati...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

Business Announcements. Speakin^of I Groceries! '"pHOSE who know any our prices speak for themselves. U Tlio goods, too, nre first - class; guaranteed fresli, pure and whole somc as groceries can be. U Prompt and thought ful attention when you purchase at the shop; correct and careful de livery of the goods you buy. U If it is inconvenient to visit us,phone Northcote '149 and our traveller will cull. AlP.INorfon High St. &Woolfon Av. CROXTOIN J. E. Thomson, PLUMBER and GASFITTER 223 HIGH STREET, PRESTON. Plumbing in all branches attended to. Estimates for Sewerage Connections. Gag and Water Laid On. Water Meters Fixed. Pumps and Irrigation u Speciality. G.. Chesswas, LICENSED PLUMBER, I 7 Elm Street, Nokthcote. | Sewerage and General Plumbing Work of every description undertaken. WATER METERS FIXED. Estimates Given. Letters promptly attended to. ATTENTION! J. BAKER, DYER AND CLEANER, 661 HIGH ST., THORNBURY (Opp. Tram Sheds). Ladies' Costumes and Gents' Suits Cleaned, Presse...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

c "Better Groceries" 1 r I At just ordinary prices! That's my message to the people of Northcoto, Tliornbury, and Preston. In my first nd. I intimated that I had purchased the Grocery business of Mr. J. D. Howie. This week I want you to know about the quality of the Provisions I have for you. My Groceries are really of the very best quality, and the prices here urc just the same as you're used to paying. A trial order will prove all this to you—May I call on you? Remember—Orders called for delivered speedily. A. F. HOLZER, Corner Normanby Avenue and High Street, THORNBURY. J Phone, Northcote 97. What do Your Clothes Cost ? H Exclusiveness can be bought any day providing you care to pay enough for it. No mntter now little you pay for a Suit, it cannot represent value without Style, Qnality, Wormanship. Ti The extent of the value depends as much on the degree of these essentials as on the price. Shands' Suit to Measure Combine this trinity of clothes essentials in a distinguishing and...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
REASSURANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

REASSURANCE. "Before you aBk," Bite-.calmly spoke— "Dear,.listen to this word; You're not the first man I have loved, Nor Becond—nay, nor third." "Am I the fourth or fifth," he asked In scorn; "or-wore there more?" She. murmured; "Don't be.- 'vexed, sweetheart,... "For, as I mild before, "This love is not my first—but, hark!" Ho felt her gentle touch— " "1 promise it will he .my last; "Now—can you say »b much?" ■ "You are my darling girl," he cried. . And hawed his manly head Upon her hand—"lly lovo — my bride!" But—that was all he said!

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
UMBRELLA LANGUAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 6 June 1914

.UMBRELLA- LANGUAGE. To place an umbrella, in a rack at a, cliibora friend's houseis a bign tint it is about to chauge owneri ; To/see-two walking uudei one urn brella, 'the drippings -falliug on the male shoulder, is a good sign of an engagement, while if the female shoul der, catches, the drippings; we may safely conclude . they are married. An umbrella, held inLthe-manner, of a golf-club in a main thoroughfare at 1 a.m. is a sign that the glass lias risen, but a storm is brewing. An umbrella in "uncle's" window In dicates that soinoouo has had a "rainy" day. ''

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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