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Gems of Thought VISION. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

Gems of Thought VISION. Golden hours of vision come to us in this present life, when we are at our best, and our faculties work to gether in harmony. - Charles Fletcher Dole. Vision is the art. of seeing things invisible. - Swift. Our own, vision must be clear to open the eyes of others, else the blind will lead the blind and both shall fall. - Marly Baker Eddy. Where there is no vision, the peo ple perish; but he that keepeth the law, happy is he. - Proverbs. Men of vision oi imagination are never discouraged, because their eyes are ever on the day of victory. - John R. Mott. What we see depends mainly on what we look for. - John Lubbock.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
OBITUARY. MRS. IRENE McCARTHY. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

OBITUARY. ,.------;;-___ MRS. IRENE McCARTHY. Profound regret was expressed by all sections of the commumty in Alex andra when it became known that Mrs. Irene McCarthy, wife of Mr. Frank McCarthy, had passed away on Thursday of last week. The late Mrs. McCarthy had only been ill for a short period. With her husband and son, she had resided in Alexandra for several months, and in that time gained many friends. The deceased possessed a likeable dispo tion and kindly nature. She was 39 years of age. Mr. and Mrs. McCarthy were plan ning to move to their new home at Easter, the house nearing completion. The funeral took place from St. Marv's - Chllrch - u aturuay after. noon last. Rev. Fr. Beare conducted the services at the church and the graveside. Mitchell's, funeral direc tors, had charge of the funeral ar. rangements.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Cricket Alexandra & District Association ALEXANDRA 2 v. MARYSVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

Cricket Alexandra & District Association ALEXANDRA 2 v. MARYSVILLE. Alexandra 2.--First innings: S. Taylor, b Ketchell, 26; J. Pollock, b Ketchell, 21; B. Robinson, b E. Grea. torex, 41; R. Edwards, c J. Greatorex b E. Greatorex, 9; J. Stevenson, std J. Greatorex b K. West, 5; C. Delaney, Ib Gaylard, 54; G. Loughron, c West b Gaylard, 26; R. McDonald, c Perry b Gaylard, 16; J. Butler, b Perry, 7; I. Taylor, hit wkt b Perry, 11; R. Scheffer, not out, 5; sundries, 12; total, 233. Bowling.-Ketchell, 2/52; Greatorex, 2/54; West, 1/48; Cobb, 0/11; Gaylard, 3/36; Cross, 0/9; Perry, 2/11. Marysville.-E. Greatorex, b But ler, 6; J. Greatorex, b McDonald, 10; K. Jones, c Butler b McDonald, 0; Dawry, b McDonald, 8; W. Perry, not out, 1; sundries, 6; four wickets for 31. Bowling.-McDonald, 3/10; But ler, 1/8; Stevenson, 017.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CATHKIN. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

CATHKIN. Mr. and Mrs. James Dunn, of Cath kin, entertained about 90 guests at a party on Friday night, 2nd February, in the Molesworth Hall, to celebrate the coming of age of their eldest daughter, Pat. The guest of honor, with her mother, received the guests, and she looked charming in a frock of tartan taffeta. Dancing, to the music of Graham's orchestra, occupied most of the even ing. At about 11 o'clock Cr. Davy, who acted as chairman, called on Messrs. J. Macintyre (Cathkin), B. Goodear (Yarck) and G. Oliver (Yea), who all spoke of the popularity Pat enjoyed and wished her many happy returns of the day. on behalf of their respective districts. Mr. James Dunn, M.L.A., great uncle of Pat, who came from Geelong for the occasion, also wished Pat long life and happiness, and spoke of the early pioneering days of the Dunn family in Cathkin and Molesworth. Pat then cut the cake, and in a charming little speech thanked every one for their good wishes. A nice supper was served, and the ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FOOTBALLERS v. ALEXANDRA 1. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

FOOTBALLERS v. ALEXANDRA 1. Alexandra No. 1.- First innings, seven wickets (declared) -for 177 (0. Brett 26, H. FitzRoy 71, R. Stillman 22. H. Walker 14; J. Hewitt 2/22; H. Bell 2/46, J. Bradley- 1730). Footballers.-First innings, 77 (J. Bradley 40, B. Smith 23; M. Donald 3/17, .0. Brett 3/21, H. FitzRoy 1/7; D. Lever 1/4). Footballers. -Second innings, one wicket for 27 (J. Bradley 23). Play will be resumed to-morrow.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PERSONAL [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

PERSONAL : Mr. and Mrs. W. Webb, of Wagga, N.S.W. are holidaymg at Taggerty. Both are former resi dents of Alexandra. Mr. R. J. Mason, who has been Melbourne Manager of the Australian Mercantile Land and Finance Co. Ltd. since the 1st January, 1946, will be retiring from the position at the 31st March, 1951, after 46 years with the Company. He will be suc ceeded by Mr. B. M. Clapham. Mr. Geo. Grant (a former resi dent of Alexandra), is holidaying here. He attended the Shire Council meeting and listened to proceedings. Shire President Davy extended a welcome, to which George returned thanks. friends at Loch, Gippsland.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THORNTON v. TAGGERTY. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

THORNTON v. TAGGERTY. Thornton.-First innings, 210 (E. Dent 61, C. Scorah 54, ,R. Hossol 42;' T. Barker 3/32, E. Cakebread 3/76). Taggerty. - -First innings, seven. wickets for 101 (E. Cakebread 36, H.' Carter 20; G. Scorah '3/8, K. Smith 2/24). Play will be resumed to-morrow. Yarck v. Eildon Weir - Yarck all out for 69 (B. Goodear- 32, top scorer). Eildon Weir 8 for 144 (Burness 35 not out).

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wandering Stock [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

Wandering Stock Several persons were fined at thelocalPolice Court last week for allowing stock to wander oni a public highway. The inform ant in the cases was a ranger of the C.R.B. One defendant, who was present at the court, claimed that he did not hear .his name called when his case was to be heard. It was stated that his name had been called. The case is to be re-heard.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

For Private Sale Lease of Cafe - Dwelling Attached In good North-Eastern Town, 18 miles from Eildon Weir. Modernly and fuily equipped. Splendid opportunity. Forfurther particulars apply YOUNCHUSBAND LTD. Alexandra Extensive Clearing Sale ON THE PROPERTY, HALF MILE FROM TOWNSHIP "Rosebank," Strathbogie S-; Friday, 23rd February, 1---_-.1 951 At 1.30 p.m. Excellent Quality Sheep & Farming IPlant ST. J. NOLAN S STOCK AND STATION AGENT, EUROA, . HAS been favored with instructions from Mr L. V. G. ARMSTRONG, to sell as above, the whole of his large Stock, Machinery,, Farming Plant, Fodder, etc. t. SHEEP - 158 CORRIEDALE EWES, 3L years, big frames. 180 CORRIEDALE EWES, 21 years, big frames 160 CORRIEDALE EWES, 1, years, big frames, splendid condition. (The above Ewes were shorn late October, dipped, one mark, joined with Merino rams '27th November). 200 CORRIEDALE/MERINO CROSS EWE WEANERS, one mark, very well grown and in splendid order. 200 CORRIEDALE/MERINO CROSS WETHER WEANERS,...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA STANDARD PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

ALEXANDRA STANDARD PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. A public meeting of mothers and all interested in the forma tion of a Kindergarten Class. The meeting is to be held at the School at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, R.S.L. Women's Auxiliary An nual Meeting Friday, Feb 23rd. Would all members please attend. Tobacconists and Hairdressers Holiday Monday next. Shops will be closed. An elderly gentleman who was identified with Alexandra, in the person of Mr.. Harry Footit, pas sed away at his son's residence .at Croydon on 29th January, at the age of 91 years. The late Mr. Footit wll be remembered for his love of horses, and he had charge of thoroughbreds whilst here. C.W.A. resumes on Wednesday, Feb 28th, at 2.30 p,m, Members, bnnrg your friends. Executive meets on Friday, 16th. The grass fire which broke out in the Thornton district on Wed nesday last is reported to be un der control. Dance in Shire hall to-night Taggerty C.W.A. . General meeting Wednesday next, Feb. 21, at 2.30 p.m. All welcome. The ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

IN MEMORIAM. On Active Service - - In loving nemory of our eldest son and brother, Fit. Sgt. Stanley Vincent MACK RELL, and a proud tribute to his gallant comrades who lost their lives with him over over Leipzig, Germany, on Feb. 20th, 1944. -Inserted by Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Mack rell and family. BALDWIN-Treasured memo:ies of my dear wife, mother and grannie, who pas sed away at Alexandra, Feb. 14, 1946, To have you in the same old way, Would be our dearest wish to-day. Sadly missed by her loving family, Dad, Nell, Ray, Betty and Marjorie. BALDWIN.-In loving memory of our dear mother, who passed away on the 14th Feb. 1946. To-dsy we turn another page, in our book of memories, -Inserted by Clem, Heather and child ren. FREEMAN.-In loving memory of our dear sister and aunt, passed away Feb. 16th, 1949. Gone, but not forgotten, -Inserted by her loving sister Eliza, and nephew Ken. FREEMAN,-In loving memory of aunt, who passed away Feb. 16, 1949. -Always remembered by Jim, Merle and Sandra...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Visit of District Lodge Officers [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

Visit of. District Lodge Officers There was a good attendance at the social evening arranged by the Mount Pleasant Lodge and held in the M.U. Lodge on Satur day night last, the occasion being the annual visit of the District Officers. Mr. H. D. Johnson, Noble Grand, presided, and ex tended a welcome to the:visitors. District Grand Master Jewel ack nowledged the welcome on be half of the visitors. Dancing, items and supper were ingredients that made a most enljoyable evening. Between 40 and 50 persons journeyed to Alexandra from Melbourne for the function.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA Shire Council [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

ALEXANDRA Shire Council The monthly meeting was held on Wednesday last. (Full reprt in next issue). The annual meeting for the Settling of the Accounts for the Shire for the year ending 30th September, 1950, was held at the close of the Council meeting. The auditor's report was read, and was received on the motion of Crs. Briggs and Edwards. The Balance Sheet was re ceived and adopted on the mo tion of Crs. Barker and Almond. Crs. Brisbane and Briggs moved - That the accounts duly certified by the auditor and ex amined, be allowed and finally settled.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8th. (Before Mr. Catlow, P.M.) [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

ALEXANDRA POLICE COURT. - .ci THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8th. n (Before Mr. Catlow, P.M.) a Thomas Patrick Bawn was charged v with assault, and sentenced to seven n days' imprisonment. First-constable Koop gave evidence regarding the as- r sault, which took place at Eildon. t t Inspector A. R. Stanton v. William! Francis Sandiford, licensee of Sham rock Hotel, Alexandra, charged with allowing persons on premises during prohibited hours. Fined £2, with £3 1 3/6 costs. A charge of permitting liquor to be consumed on licensed pre mises during prohibited hours was dis missed. Mr. Ray Dunn appeared for de fendant, and First-constable Koop I gave evidence. Inspector Stanton prosecuted. First-constable Koop v. Major Her bert Armstrong, charged with driv ing a motor car while under the in fluence of intoxicating liquor. Fined £30, with £1/l/- costs, in default dis tress, and driving licence cancelled. Inspector Stanton prosecuted. First-constable Koop v. Maurice George Hayes, Eric Doherty, Jack Tho...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Sun Youth Travel Scheme [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

Sun Youth Travel Scheme The President and Councillors of the Shire of Alexandra extend their sincere thanks to all who contributed so ably towards the above appeal. J. W. HALL, Shiro Secretary.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
JUNIOR CRICKET. ST. MARY'S v. COMBINED. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

JUNIOR CRICKET. ST. MARY'S v. COMBINED. St. Mary's.-First innings, four wic kets for 78 (P. Tossoll 24 not out, W. Armstrong 18, F. O'Brien 14 not out, J. Hewitt 9, F. Waters 5; B. Milroy 4/39, J. Coates 0/28). Combined.-First innings, 59 (B. Coller 26, J. Bonting 5, J. Findley 7, M. Ryan 4, G. Lester 4; J. Hewitt 5/29, D. Tossol 3/3, W. Armstrong 0/18). St. Mary's won on the first innings py 19 runs.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Milk Price Increase Sought [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

Milk Price Increase Sought An increase of seven pence per gallon in milk producers' returns was sought by the Victorian Dairy Farmers' Association Milk Com mittee at the Milk Boaid' enquiry - which opened iii-Melbourne recent ly. This is three pence above the seasonal margin- of four pence per gallon granted, by the Board for autumn and winfer production over the last few years, and would re quire an increase in the price of milk to consumers of 1%d;. per quart. In presenting a statement to the enquiry on behalf of whole-milk pro ducers, the president of the V.D.F.A. Milk Committee,. Mr. E. G. Roberts, said that in comparison with other primary and secondary industries the dairying industry had not participat. ed in the wave of prosperity enjoyed by most sections of the community in recent years. He submitted compara tive figures showing that since 1945 wholesale prices generally had risen by 65 per cent. and wages by 83 per cent., compared with an increase of only 41 per cent. in m...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
It Actually Happened! [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

It Actually Happened! This is the story of a businessman in the district who purchased his one and only bottle of beer for Xmas and didn't have it, and a lucky customer who did not purchase his bottle of beer, but yet had it. The businessman emerged from the hotel with a suspicious bulge in the vicinity of his hip pocket and a self conscious look on his face. On reaching home he put the bottle of beer in the "frig", with other bottles labelled lemonade. In some way, the beer label came off the bottle. :Presently a" customer in a hurry came in the shop for 2 bottles of lemonade. The businessman supplied the customer `with the order but, in a?dvertently gave the customer the bottle: of beer. .Next day the Xmas dinner was ready and with a look of anticipation on his. face the storekeeper went to the "frig" to get his one and only. bottle of beer. To his dismay the beer had disappeared. What he said was unprintable. On the other hand the customer, who is a tee totaler, reckoned the stor...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SHIRE OF ALEXANDRA STATEMENTS OF RATES A General Rate of Thirty-three Pence in the Pound, to the 30th September, 1950, was made by the Council on the Twenty-second day of December, 1949. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 16 February 1951

SHIRE: OF ALEXANDRA - ,r STATEMENT OF RATES : Generai l Rate of Thirty-three Pence in the Pound, to the 30th September, 1950, was made by the Council on the Twenty-second day of December, 1949. Ainount of Amount Amount Arrears Arrears Rates Total - Valuation .Rate Collected Uncollected Brought Fwd. Paid Abandoned Arrears ==£96,577 00.. 13,279 .6 9 13,241 3 11 38 2 10 3812 5 27 0 3 18 9 77 31 5 5 £96,577 0.0 13,279 6 9 13,241 311 . 38 210 3812 5 27 -0 3 .18 9 31 5 5 STATEMENT OF LOAN : No. 6 RECEIPTS " EXPENDITURE .. " .-. . .{ Sept..30.-Alexaida- Dains' 4:.4. ,..: X419 2 -5-:- -"-- e ': ."~ .:ior "D... - 439 l - •- - ," t.. .-*'':"" " .. "-"- .-- '" e'saark .. , .. ...18 8 10 . - Balance . .- . . .. - - ._ . -1,612- 14 11 1£2,515 3 11 _£2,515 3 11 PARKS -AND B ATHS F PUND--BANK ACCOUNT RECEIPTS EXPENDITURE Balance at at 1/10/49 .............. ... 1141 8 4 Cricket Pavilion-Timber, Etc. .. ... 8 14 Balance, State Savings Bank, 30/9/50 ..:,... 1,136 9 2 Interest, State Savings Bank, at...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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