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Essay on Scotland [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
S Essay on Scotland Scotland is a braw wee land, or the north of England. It has water nearly all round it, and iWhiskey over a large portion of it. The population is about 4f millions, including Andrew Carnegie. It has a peculiar language of its. own, and if one can pronounce it coherently, it is an infallible test of sobriety. It possesses. considerable wealth, but very little of it finds its way out: of the country. Gold has at times been discovered in certain districts ae well as in the pockets of certain natives, but in both cases it has been found difficult to work, The best known exports of Scotland are Harry Lander and Scotch whiskey, though sufficient of the latter is re teined in the country to satisfy the demands of home consumption. The national dress of Scotland is the kilt, which is a kind of short petticoat. In pattern it resembles a chessboard, though in cold weather the wearer finds it more like a drarght board, , It is believed to have been originally invented beca...
Terribly Tempted. A SERIAL STORY BY ANNABEL GRAY. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
ferribly, Tempted. A St~rIAL, STORY BY ANNAkEL GRAY. Letporo sipped her coffee, and ic growiag'hlrdclened to the situation. All her fury and indignation were gradu ally changing into sternness, She was glad she had' resented Stamen's cruelty, that he knew she was vin diotlve and defiant; but in the midst of this rebellion she suddenly realised the helplessness of her position, and being a creature of impulse, woudered if God had forsaken her, and felt a fear of the great Being she had su long forgotten. Every emotion was stirred and sha ken. It is in thrse moments of moral abandonment and ruin He draws the rebel back to loyalty and submission. Feeling out off from all human com fort, aid, or pity, Lenoro knelt down and prayed for divine grace. The action was involuntary-the cry of supplication saved her reason, She was in that hlighly-wrought frame of mnid, which will give o'?tith all the ardour and passion of martyrdonm. Any desire for pardon will rendeor the mind pliant and subm:s...
MENTONE. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
MENTONE. Local residents are colbilniug in a euchre party and dance to-night in the recreation halL to spend an onjoyabl6 evening and hand the proceeds to the football olub, who are in somewhat straightened cir. cumstauces. The Mordialloc bowl. ers and ladies are making up a party to attend, and visitors are expected from other centres Marshcll Delves, the youngest player in the Mentone cricket club, secured first prize in the Caulfield Moorabbin district competition for the highest individunl score during the season. A pleasant evening was spent on Tuesday evening last in St. Patrick's hall. The entertainment was the second of a series of pound nights, organised by the lady members of the H.A.C.B.S., In conjunction with the members -of the stronger sex of the aran body., Mr J J"R. Tor- i had control oi the .arrangements, and his efforts were fully .appre elated, Miss Dolly Sheedy acted as accompaniste, musical items being contributed by Messrs J. H. Sheedy, A. K Lemon, the Misses C...
Travelling Hospitals. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
,Travelling Hospitals. ·-+---- When people of means have a mem ber of the family who is extremely ill, yet deusiar to travel, either from their home to somd famous health resort back to their home, practically throughout Europe, Swit zerland can' furnish a "travelling hospital" for thbm. These travelling hospitals are rail road cars, with every modern oquip mmint, and as the railroad gauge is standard for the most part through. out the Continent, this car may be hauled over any line of railroad., As the Government of Switzerland owns its railroads, these travelling hospitals, or hospital cars, are fed oral property, always ready to be leased to anyone who has the price. For a long time these cars have been operated, .and they haveo hlon found to be a good investilsent, hoe lng in considerable demand at al most all times of the year. The sick-roomn is located in the middlp of the long car. It is finished in white enamel, with rounding cor ners to avoid all possibilities of dirt and g...
Great Chinese Statesman. CONFESSIONS OF LI HUNG CHANG. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
Great Chinese Statesman. - +-~--- CONF~ESSIONS OF L, ilUNO CHANG. S. me curious sidelights on Court life in China and othe: countries,. and tha workings of .a great states man's mind, are aifordod by the dit.ulsa of that greatest of modern Chinamen, Li Hung Chang, pub. lished in the London "Observer." Li Hung Chang was a great diarist, and zealously recorded his views, iui:ressions, and actions day after dcay / His stories of his relations with that remarkable old woman, th. Dowager Empress of China, are very amusing. , On one occasion, np:marently, he offended the despotic ? ?t.Creigi, by his praise of the Czar. ann after a visit to Russia. lie, os:crlbos the sequel as follows :' "I have received notification that I u?il to forfeit oPnoyear's pay for a I:r?ach.: of' .oronio??r.' at? the ipala co Thils Is' a small mat?or, the fine, :ibu I would be pleased to know in what rosli~ct I offended Tsu Hsi." " THE EYE-OF THE PEACO0K," But the Dowager Empress quick ly repented of her harshne...
Municipal Elections. MOORABBIN EAST RIDING. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
Muiicipal Elections. M._.RABBIN EAST RIDING. A well-attendended meeting of the Olarinda ratepayerr (East riding) was held at the Clarinud State schoo ; recently to make arrange mentk for the requisition to Mr A. H. Castle, who is going to contest the seat rendered vacant by the retirement of Cr Shields from the Moor obin Council. Mr E. G. Bunr y was voted to the chair, and spokE of t"e niea ity 4r ;lcdin Ioau . rqn rV Pflti ,F1. Ff . ý in ;Para throughout the shire, and .held t, laige interest locally. bMr Castlef, who was received witli applause, said that the invitation to. contest the seat was rather sudden, bub seeing the enthusiasm:and the unani mous promise of support from all present, he would decide at once to offer himself Ifor election against all comers As gardeners, they wanted a gardener to represent them, and the main trouble was to got good roads made to cart the produce to the market. He would ask those sup porting him to leave out all person alities, and fight the p...
RICH TOWARD GOD [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
ICH 'TOWARD GOD By PASTOR RUSSSELL, Text.-St Iulok, xii, 2h1 "So Is he that layeth up treasure for himself, aid is no. rich toward God," After calHng uttenr ,tiall to thi filct that thie',: Ilver was such a ua' ais urs for the cclulntln il, of wealth, liastor lnseoll declared that the wealth Itsell was not condemned by our iLord, but the love of it. "The love of uoncy ia the root of ill evil," Nor shunld he hi understood to be a donouncer of weialth and thlla PAST RUSST i'ealthy. The oultp 'ur of Divine favo in the nmuhiplying inventions of out days had poured 'wealth into the laps of Romle out of all proportion tt theiri rnvetousnei s Indeed, some of th nost covetloets people the Pastor knoew 'lere poor people wio seoomed so anxionu 'o got rich that their overstraining led then into numerous lihacial pitfalls and kept them poor. The happiest people in the world, he said, are those who have "godllt ness with coutentnient-'great gain," These are rich toward (God, for they possess wha...
STATE OF THE TIDES. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
STATE OF THE TIDES. High tide for the ensuing week will be as follows.: Sunday 1029 - ... 11.5 Monday 11.41 ... Tuesday 12.23 .,.. 1.8 Wednesday 1.52 ... 2,83 Thursday ., 3,0 ... 3.41 Friday ... 4.9 ... 4.24 Saturday ,,.4.58 ... 5,17 Low tide can be estimated at about half way between the times mentioned on any one day.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
Comber's Authorised News Agency AND FANCY GOODS REPOSITORY Mentone Improve the value of your own property by buying locally. Every article at City prices. Circulating Library. Latest Books. Licensed to sell stamps, Telephone, Cheltenham 75. 4 1 Agent for,all the best'makes of Pauos. Expert advice . _ -lt - - FOR SALE. IRON CHIMNEY, on-fireostove, second hand. 20s the lot. H. J. Richard eon, kspendal _ (jOVERENESS' 'ART; Pony and Har Sness, Corner Karrakatta street and Bluff road, Black Hook. ORSE and CATTLE RUGS, from 4s; Tarpaulins Rubber Coats, any quality, any price Save S2 in the ', and buy from the Market Gardeners' Associa ion (OW, good, just calved, also one heifer. J W. Neal, Chesterville-r ad, Moor ablbin, -- TURKEY Hens, big and fat, 4s each. 500 old hens wanted. Exchange Johnson, Moorabbin Heights, I heltonham. WANTED TO BUY. 'ALVES, Heifers, Bulls, Pigs. Ago, condition of breed no object, Highest prices. Cards attende., FREDK, PORTER, Beutleigh ONY, 3 or 4 years, about 1...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
ont'aUvanv onto THE RELATIVES of tbo lato Mr JOHN MOREY dodiro to thank their many frionds for lottors, tolograms and mos cages sent during their recent sad bereavoameont, and espooially Dr Joyce and Nurse Wilson for their kindness and attention during his illness, ATU... DAY. JULY 4, 1 91 4 8ATUjtDAY. JULY 4, 1914.
WILL U.B. THERE? [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
WILL U. B. THERE? July 4--Annual meeting, Progr?ss Aeso. cition, Aspondalo, 7 30 p m Annual meeooting, Golf Club, Coffee Palace, Mordialloo, 8 p nm Annual meeting, People's party, Meohalias' Institute l heltenham, 8p m Social and Dance, Beneflt Society, Chelsea, 8 p m July 6-Politio?l nnoeting, Mochanios' In. stitute, Cheltenham, 6 p m Progress Association, Meoohanics' Institute, Mordialloo, 8 pm ,, 8--atholloBall, Skating Rinkl. Men tone ,, 13-Opening of Sports olub rooms, Chelsea, 8 pm ,, 17-Granud Ball, Aspen lale, 8 pm 24-Tonnim club Ball, Skating Rink, MIontono 20-Conceort and Jarloy's waxworks, Choltenham Hall, 8 p m
CARRUM PROGRESS ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
CARRUM. PROGRESS- ASSOCIA TION. The monthly meeting of the Progress Association was hold on Wednesday night in the Mechanios' Institute; The president (Cr R. A Co:euso) ?resided over a small at tendance, The drainage rate was set (own for disoustion, but on the motion of vIessrs R. W Joues and J. Davis, it was decided that it stand in abey ance till the Patterson River ques tio 1 was settled. CORRESPONDENCE. From Acting Secretary of Rail ways, in reply to a request made on AFrbruary 17th for gate at oart dock, stating that arrangements would be made to have the work careli out as early as practicable. From Secretary Ba!narring Prc gress Association, asking for oo.. operation in the formation of a Progress Association of the Mort ingtot Peninsula.-On the motion of Messrs Rigby and Deakin, con sideratlon of the matter was post poned, and the secretary instructed to write to that effect, From Percy Evans, secretary of foreshore Trust, requesting the co-operation of the association in t...
DANDENONG. SHIRE COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
DANDENONG. SHIRE COUNCIL. The ordinaty u e.ting of the above was held on -,tonday hlst ii tl'e Shire Hall, 'there was a full attendance of councillors. The President, before prooeedion n?tth the bi~siuess, rfllrrci d-vith regret to- the death of Mr J. Roul 'Ito, journalist, and on his motion it uas decided that a letter of sym. pathy Ie sa nt to htl relatives, CORRESPONDENCE. From Deputy Pstmas er-Gen oral, re application for public tele' phore, Datrdenong station, intimatb ing that result would be no t muni trd through Federal representative.t -Received. From W, H. Irvine, M.H.R:, forwarding letter received from the Postal Department re public tele -phote, ~andenong s?ation --Re oeived. From W. ~. Keast, M.L.A, re revot-ing of £250 voted for Mordi elloc bridge, toward completion of the West Boundary-road.- Re .eived, From Shire Secretary, Moorabbin' re request to join in a deputation to the Minister for Public Works, to igree to. revote the £251) towards the completion of the West ...
SADDLERS. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
SADDLERS. R. Maxwell, Cheltonham. F. W, Hunter, Chelsea, TAILORS, J. Tainsh, Mordialloo. A. Rankin, Montone and City. D. Romain, Fitzroy and Chelsea. E. Hammond, Choltenham. UNDERTAKERS. hose Bros., Cheltonham, F. Powell, Sandringham. WOOD & COAL. J. J. Fisher, Choltonham. J.. and C, Caudwell, Montone. GENERAL. Chaff Works-J. L. Smith, Bentleigb, Motors-M-otor Garage, Cheltenham, Pigs-Grifiths, Choltenham. Saw Mills-J, and .C, C.audwell, Mentono. Tomato Sauce-Tom Smith's. Nursing-Nurse Clayton, Mentone
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
Wacp ihrson &-Kelley FBsaste~rs arsi salicWtors 237 LOLLSN. ST., MIILBOURNE LONSDAId ST., DANDENONG and at " DlLveutry," WEATHIERALL ROAD, tHElIPAENIIAM Mr 0 ICNLLEI Y nuty be consulted at Weatherall.road, Oheltenhamu in the even Ing, or by appointmlntt, Trust moneys to lend at ourrent rates A. SULLIVAN BOOT and SHOE dAKER Repairs neatly exsoutail. Workmanship guaranteed Right opposite Station, Uhelsea Miss 1. Muriel Robinson Certificated, Trinlty College, Music, I~ondon ; Matric, Cert. of London University Visits or receives pupils for Piano. forte, Theory, Harmony, At Orderly Rooms, Point Nepean Road, Cheltenham, and at "Dalkeith," Centre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham. T?srmu on application. J. R. Valentine OARPEVNr.NR, BULIDEtl and CONTRACTOR Beaumarls Estimates Prepared. T. Yuille Studio : AYONDAI, AVENUE, CHELSIA. L Photographlc Portraiture, Oil, Water Color and Pastel. Appointments made by letter promptly attended to. Beaumaris Hotel (Under new management.) J M'LAUGHLIIN,...
INDEX TO ADVERTISERS. BAKERS. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
INDEX TO AD T(RT'iSERS; ],3AIKERS, . T. Denjkii, Canabydl 0. Rose, Choltonhami. W., Qillesplio, Mordlilloe,. J. IHart, Chelseit,, . J. Rennio, M?[ntono, . ,
TURKISH JUSTICE. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
Tl'lUlRTKISH JUST OffIC The poor baker, for some reaBon, .jppears to have Ieon' singled out for some exitraordinary punishllloents. It is only withil lato years "that there has booeen rescinded in Turkoey as law by Which the baker guilty ,of short-weight tricks was punished bIy having his car nailed to the dloorpost. Turkish oflicers of the law are no. iorloni:ly averse to giving themsel vC or trouble tro behu is alseoluto ly necessary. If the recalcitrant hiaker did not happen to he at ')omo when they arrived to admin Lfter ' punislmlent they diint't hot hr to call again, but just scized his son oi his jourilneyman ,or his fathtcr-i-law, or whoever nasy handy, and nailed hsl ear' to the doorstep, So long as somebody was punished it did. not matter.
BOOTS. [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
S' . OOTS. Suilivtan C al.'u ,,,. J. MAatthews, Clicltenluan, J, MI, ?ilmour, Mordiallo.,. -- Sullivan, ??lntone,
Sandringham Progress Association [Newspaper Article] — Moorabbin News — 4 July 1914
Sandringham Progress Association At thb.last meeting of the mem hers of the above association there was a very large attendance of mem bers, over fifty being present. Great interest was talken in the proceed ings, and much enthusiasm was shown. Owing to the absence of the president (Dr Leary) one of the vice-presidents (Mr Jewell) occupied the chair, and dealt with a some. what perplexing meeting in a mas terly manner. After formal busi ness, Mr Close, a visitor from Pakenham, urged that the Assoila. tion should take active steps to raise money for local improvements. He mentioned that other associa tions he had been connected with had raised a considerable amount of money by organising sports and such amusements.,':. He thought that one matter particularly should be attended to was the forelshore, and proposed, that the president of the shire should call a publio meet ing with the view of forming a trust. He was sure the council would be glad to be relieved of that burden, Mr E. So...