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LOCAL AND GENERAL [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 6 April 1912
LOCAL- AND. CENERAL A dance will be held in the e= chanics'hall, Frankston, next Satur ey night. April 0th, under the auspices of the local branch of the M.U.I.O OF. The annual meeting of the Frank ston Football Club will be held, as per advertisement, on W\ednesday evening April 10th. The Frankston and Hastings Shire call tenders in this issue for works of various kinds. See advertisement for _ particulars. In this issue Mi's Squires announces that she has commenced business as a dressmaker at Frankston, and solicits orders from the ladies of the district. Somerville cricket team will visit Frankston on Easter Monday, playing an all day match against the Frank d ston club. W. P. Fairlam announces an ano tion sale of 17 acres of land, stock, implements, etc., situated at Lang warrin and Pearcedale, to be held on Wednesday, April 24th. Messrs Mason and Brody will hold - their first monthly market at Somer n ville on Wednesday, April 10)b, when Y there will be a good yarding of stock,...
Telephone Directory. FRANKSTON. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 6 April 1912
Telephone Directory. FRANBSTON. 1-Brody, M 2-Hogan, J. 3-Rowan, 'Marathon.' 4 -Campbell, Major, Amesfield Park 5-Hay, Mrs 6-Pettit, W. G., 'Standard' Office' 7-Ritchie and Co, T 8-Gnmwade, H W, Myrtoon 9-Mr James Grice, "Moondah" 10-Robertson, 11, Solencia 11-Maxwell, Dr 12-Chamberlin, F C, Chemist 13--Millard, J, Cab Propriotor 14-a-rrood, C 15-Booth, 0 W 16-Plowman, Mrs 17-Schultz, W 18-Gregory. A H 19-Mackis and Williams, butchers 20-Coxall, A, butcher 21-Masterton. 8l, 'Rubria' 22-M'Donald, D, storekeeper 23-Gamble H, Blacksmith 24-Collins, H.M., "Gracedale," 25-Pantor, Capt, 'Jerula'
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 6 April 1912
NHY Fear Busl-Fires W HY aste money on unnecessary Paint W HY not use the sand on your Property to the W HY best advantage ? W HY rPa exorbitant prices for wooden .buildings W H when I can Build to suit in. any Style, Shape or Size ? Cool, Durable, Cement, Brick Buildings . at 20 per cent Cheaper than Wood, Guaranteed Waterproof and Dampproof, and only the best of English Cement used. Call or Write for Estimates. Silos a Speciality GEO. FREEM?1 N, Builder, -R O S E B U D. LEADING LADY'S AND] GENTLEMEN'S --TAILOR ,- 62, 64, 66 SWANSTON STREET, MELBOURNE. The Best Quality of Goods at Reasonable Prices. FIT, STYLE, PRICE AND QUALITY OF GOODS A FEATURE Drop me a Post Card and I will call on you immediately Tel. 1799 City ANNEAR BROS. (Late Jas, Noble) - Railway Store, Mornington. CROCERIES. . DRAPERY & MILLINERY STANDARD--The Best UA-TO-DATE and STYLISH. QUALITY--The Frebhe=t PRICE-The Lowest See cur Flannelette?, Flannels, Blankets, Calicoes, Sheetings, Dress BOOTS AND SHOES tn...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 6 April 1912
W. T. SACH, WATCH, CLOCK, JEWEL LERY and SPECTACLE REPAIRS. "cydebane." MORNINCTON. fxecutes all kr-docf w Tca- ?-- jEWEI,LLFRY avLd SPECIAL REPAIRS. Glasres and keys fitted. Orders can be left with Wessrs Annear Bros, lMrning to ; Mr Rudduck, Lromana ; Messrs Nnsa and cons, Somerville; or Car rier.SM3rs:= C.-. ' n Willni.m', who pus- Clydebank" daily Estimates given ter repairs, If desired, before proceeding with the-m. t-ods of every description oncedted with the tride, inc'uding the anostp.to-date makes of watches sub. mitted for approval. Customers visited by appointment J. MILL&RD, CARRIER and CAB PRO PRIETOR, FRANKSTON. Cabs Meet all Trains. Parcels and Lug'.ae received -rd promptly delivered. Ho.te t an Vehicles for hire. Pricrs resoa blel etters and Telegrams promptly attended to. A. GOXALL, - Butcher, - Bay-street, Frankston, Psamli'r W'tel ..n for Orders......... Prime MIis- O,. K.-pt.............. Smal G: o ' "f Every Description Frech Dai w [ides and Skin. Bought...
Visit of the State Governor. THE DISTRICT HONORED. ENTHUSIASTIC RECEPTION. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 6 April 1912
Visit of the Stat= Governor. THE DISTRICT HONORED. ENTHUSIASTIC RECEPTION. When it became known that the State Governor, Sir John Fuller intended to visit Mornington and Frankston a good deal of interest centred on the important event, and residents looked forward with pleasure to the prospect of welcom ing such an august person and everywhere enthusiasisr was evinced and efforts made that His Excellency should carry away away favorable impressions of the district which he had visited. His Excellency had been the guest of Mfr and Mrs James Grice, of '-Moondah," and on Sunday morning attended divine service "he Anglican orning ton,wh?re a srge and representative congregation attended in honor of Sir John Fuller's visit. On Monday, the Vice Regal party visited "Amesfield Park," where Major Campbell gave an interesting exhibition of land clearing by the use of dynamite. Sir John Fuller and Miss Phipps each had an opportunity of pres sing the electric button, and the deed was done, the ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 6 April 1912
ANTED Known that JOB PRINT ING of all descriptions can be executed at the STnioaae Otice. Support local industry, give us a trial, and keep your money in the district. , -DENTIST, - MORNINCTON. Mr Fred S, Parrett . D......... B.D.S......... -os S 317 CHURCH ST., RICHMOND, "iTILL visit Mornington MONTIILT W L and may be consulted at Mrs J W. Foster's, "Claremont," Main S'. Visiting Days- SATURDAY, APRIL 13th. SATUIIRDY, MAY 18th. SATURDAY, JUNE 15th. H[ours-11 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. L. Wilding, STOCK and STATION AGENT, &o. 81 QUEEN SEKErT, MELBOU.RNE. (Telephone-Central 1169 J). Also' Cranbourne, Flinders and " "- astings r Weekly Markets (through his 'anuftio neer) at Cranbourne Market Yards Every .Monday. Properties of all descriptions sold by -ublio Auction or Private Treaty. Mortgages and Loans Negotiated. Insurances Effected and Agency Work of all kinds undertaken. EI,000 Pries, £1,000 MELBOURNE EIGHT HOURS ART UNION. Acknowledged to be one of the most genuine of all the Art ...
Sunday Concert. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
Sunday Concert, The Frankston orchestral society gave their first choral service in the Mechanics' Hall, Frankston, on Sun day evening last, and in every sense of the word the entertainment was a huge success. The collection exceeded expectations, £4 odd being realised in small coins. The members of the society acquitted themselves admir ably, and the music was sweet and pleasing. The chorus, which included voices fro,a the various church choirs, was very strong and rich in volume, the voices blendinU well, and the effect proved immensely pleasing, which served to show that untiring rehears ing has had asatisfactory resulc. The solos aung by Mr Frederick -Earp are well worthy of special mention. 'Thy King of Kintgs' was rendered as only professionals can sing it, and in the gem of the evening, 'There is a green hill,' the soul and meaning put into the song reached the hrarts of the people, The audience was densely packed, and of the entertainment they were loud in their praise. A li...
DROMANA. LAND SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
DROMANA. LAND SALE. - A very successful land sale took place last Saturday afternoon, when all the blocks in the estate of the late Mr Murphy were sold at prices ranging from 16s to 27s 6d a foot. Mr Korner was the auctioneer. STORM. During last Saturday night and all day Sunday a very fierce gale blew across the bay. Although the wind was blowing strongly at dunk on Saturday evening, no one anticipated that it would gain in intensity as it did. Before daylight it had become a gale and the waves were dashing over the end of the pier. When the storm was at its height, Mr E. Rudduok'e fine motor boat broke from its moorings, and despite the efforts of its owner and others, was dashed against the pier and finally cast a wreck on the beach along which were strewn for some distance pieces of it. Mr MacRobertson and a party had come down to Dromana in a fine motor boat with the intention of spending the holidays here Their boat, which was larger than the usual class of motor boat seen abo...
TYABB. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
TYABB. In spite of the inclement weather and counter attractions on Easter. Monday night, the local cricket club's dance was a pronounced success from every standpoint. About sixteen couples responded to the 1.C's. first invitation at 8.30, and in less than an hour the company had swelled to thirty two couples, the majority of whom stayed for the final dance at 4 o'clock on Tuesday morning. Visi tors from Somerville and Mornington were numerous, and they, in common with the local patrons, expressed them selves as being highly delighted with their night's enjoyment. The flour had been prepared and put into almost perfect order by the committee, and by supper time it was so good that falls were common. The music was supplied by Messrs R. Carey (piano) and J. Ricketts (violin), and the duties of M.o. were carried out by Mr A. S. Unthank. The intended ccmpetition in elocu tion at the H.H.C. was 'postponed indefinitely, owing to the bad weathe: last Saturday. Reports of district function...
Mornington Swimming Club. OPENING CARNIVAL. A GREAT SUCCESS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
- njornington Swimming. . Club. . '!;Q .PENING CARNIVAL. A GRE!,AT SUCCESS. ;I opening carnival of tho above cluItwas-hrld at the baths on Wed nesday ifternoon last, and passed off most successfully. The lively interest that has been taken in the club since its formation, a few months-back, was fully verified by the large and en thusiastic gathering that was present. The whole programme was gone through without a hitch, which re flects great credit on the management. Special praise is due to Miss Bucher and Mr R. Ford for their untiring efforts in bringing the function to such a successful issue, also to the following otficials for the able manner they carried out their respectiveeduties: Judges-Dr Somers (president of the club), Mr McCaughan, Mr A. McLellan and Mr T. Jenkins ; Referee -Mr R. Ford; Starter-Mr Ferber. Durini the afternoon a clever and interesting exhibition of life saving methods and resuscitation of the ap parently drowned, comprising do montrations on land and in t...
Good Friday Church Concert. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
Good Friday Church Concert. - A lantern service of_ a pleasan' nature was given in the Mechanic. Hall, Frankston, on Good Friday evening, under the auspices of St.. Paul's Church of England. Sacred views pertaining to the season of the year were shown by the vicar (Rev. G. A. Kitchen) and in brief words he explained each scene portrayed on .the canvas, which proved of an interesting and devotional character. An ap preciative audience joined heartily in suitable hymns. The hymn, "Who loveth me and gave Himself for me," was sung in a rousing manner. The picture, 'Cavalry,' was perhaps the best, and was very much appreciated by the audience. The Hawthorn city band assisted in an unsurpassable manner; and their sacred musio was Sall that could be desired,
Toot Your Own Horn. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
Toot Your Own. orn. A hen is not supposed to have much common sense or tact, yet every time she lays an egg she cackles forth the fact. A rooster hasn't got a lot of in tellect to show, but none the less most roosters have enough good sense to crow. The mule the most despised of beasts, has a presistent way of letting people know he's around by his insistent bray. The busy little bees they' buzz, bulls bellow and cows moo, and watch-dogs bark and ganders quack and doves and pigeons coo. The peacock spreads his tail and squawks; pigs squeal and robins sing, and even serpents know en ough to hiss before they sting. But man, the greatest masterpiece that Nature could devise, will often stop and hesitate before he'll, advertise I
Orange Blossom. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
Orange Blossom. St, John's Church of England, Sor rento, was the scene of a pretty wedding on Wednesday evening, March 6th, when Miss Ida H. Carlo. ton, second daughter of Mrs J. D. Thompson, of Beach road, Sorreato, and Mr Ernest Glenwright, of Clifton. Hill,-were united in the holy bonds of matrimony. The ceremony was per formed by the liov. E. Rodda. The church was decorated by frinods of the bride, and a large wedding bell hung over the altar. The bridesmaids were Miss Grace Carleton and Miss Eileen Carleton, sisters of the bride, and Miss Aillie MeLbennon, cousin of bride. The bridegroom was attended by Mr George Carleton as best man and Mr Gordon Carleton as grooms= man. Master Roy White, cousin of bride, acted as page. The bride's dress was of whlto silk, with beautiful wreath and veil, with shower bouquet, of white roses and asparagus fern. The bridesmaids wore cream broche silk, white all over embroidery, and each carried a .hower bouquet of roses and asparagus fern. As the...
Sporting Notes. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
Sporting Notes. At Penshurst on Easter. Monday, the 2 mile eteeplechase of 50 sovs. was won by fifteen lengths by Zephuron, a promising steeplechaser, in which some Frankston sports are interested. Mr M1..1. Farrell sent the horse to the post in perfect condition, and he was well ridden by the well-known cross country jockey, P. Haines. Several locals are reputed to have had good wins over this race. The pony Almond Bush won tihe Novelty Pony Race at a race meeting at Yarra Glen on Easter Monday, the little fellow putting up a line per fornmance, by carrying 9 stone on a sodJen and slippery course, and win ning easily by three lengths, with some smart ponies behind him. Mornington will play Somerville football at Mornington today (Satur day). The annual meeting of delegates of the Mornmngton Peninsula Football Association is advertised to take place at Mornington on Monday evening neot. Representatives from all, clubs are expected to be present.
LOCAL AND GENERAL [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
LOGCAL AND .GENERAL 3Mr Parrett, dentist, will pay his next visit to Mornington on April 27th. In this issue Mr F. N. Fairs, surgeon dentist, announces that he will visit Somerville each week on Tuesdays, and may be consulted at Gray's Hotel, on all branches of dentistry. The visiting cricketers helped in a concert and dance in the Somerville Hall on Saturday night. There was a very large attendance, and .the programme was good and much appreciated. Mr W. Dunn, of Mornington, who for the past five weeks has been undergoing treatmentat the Alfred Hospital, through injuries received by a bull on his farm, returned to his hosie at Mornington on Tuesday night last. We have been compelled to hold over till next issue a portion of the report of the Frankston and Hastings Shire Council meeting; also reports of meetings of Westeraport Progress League, Fraukston Football Club, Somerville Fruitgrowers' Association, and other items of news. On Good Friday the Hastings Church of England choir v...
Frankston and Hastings Shire Hall Again. DISCUSSION AT THE COUNCIL TABLE. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington Standard — 13 April 1912
h Frankston and Hastings ie ?Shire Hall Again. I DISCUSSION AT THE COUNCIL ° TABLE, At the Frankston and Hastings a council meeting at Somerville on Wednesday, the shire office question was again revived, when two reaslu 1 tions bearing upon the subject caused considerable discussion. In ordinary business, Crs Cole I and Alden moved "That the minute i book lie on the council table at Somerville from 9.30 till 10.30 a.m. on the second Wednesday in each month." Cr Cole said the Act required that the minute book should lie open for inspection. Cr Hodgins said to stipulate one hour a month was only fencing with the Act. If they had to re sort to that kind of thing it was certainly not in the best interest, of the shire. He felt warmon that kind of business, and would vote against the motion. Cr Griffiith: This seems to side track a motion I had intended, to move. Cr Cole. It does not clash with your motion. The. Act was looked up, and stated that the minutes must be available for inspec...