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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

. : SPEC!AX NOTICR. -- ^ ' • THE PEOPLE'S STORE.: Jas. , Grocers,-Fruiterers^ ^ andjTJonfectioners.^ Dealers injFancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pipes FISHING TACKLE, Patent _ Medicines, etc.i 134STEPHEKST, YARRAVIUE 0 We are noted for CROCKERY GLASSWARE and HABER DASHERY, and have/always J on hand a Large Well Aisort* , ed Stock. ^ilgoods are of die HighestQttal ity. {We stock only best brand. VrMh Fnit »*d:¥*4*Ubi<» Btilfr— , J TOUpr. ■ iRAZINfl — Plentir r of r Grai#, Ap»ly - A.'W.: BvaVtt Bnybrook. SPECIAL NOTICE. —SEI)DON WOOD YARD.- ' Carson:& Peacock, 87 Gamon St., Seddon. Beg to inform the Residents that they are prepared'to supply prompt ly Wood, Coil, and Coke to all parts of the District. Fnraitare Carefully Removed - Tele. 421 Footscray. AiHm Supplied. ' Light Cartinf Don*. 1SOMBRVILLE RdYARRAVILLE R. KERR. License -CARRIE R, Luggage and Parcels conveyed to any gubnrb, Btmt or -Rail 'witb greateat care and punctuality, |SfiEtL ORlT. mpplle^ for cage BMi^ F^try/a...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
KINGSVILLE AND QUEENSVILLE ESTATES NEWS PATRIOTIC CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

KINGSVILLE AND 0UEEH8 VILLE ESTATES NEWS PATRIOTIC CONCERT, i A patriotic concert was held in the Kingsville Hall on October 30. Mr Thompson presided, and a good program was presented, including musical items and recitatious. A special word of praise is due to tttie chairman, secretary, and members of the Brooklyn School Committee; also to Mrs Bunting and Miss Mc Namara, to whose efforts the suc cess of tne concert was largely due- Mr Young officiated at the piano, A dance followed, Mr A Lord acting as M.C. Misses Bres man and. Curran rendered items. The Chairman announced-that the takings amounted to £9. A pleas ant evening terminated at mid night. - f; Christina Smith, -who was found drunk in the Napier St gardens on Wednesday afternoon, was fined 5/- at Thursday's Court. . • , ■ -

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MILK UNDER STANDARD. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

MILK UNDER STANDARD. Inspector M. C. Whitehead pro ceeded against Florrie Cheney at Thursday's sitting of the Footscray Court for having sold milk which did not comply ith the standard. The evidence showed that there was a deficiency of 23 per cent. Defendant said she sold the milk just as she received it. A fine of £l. with £ljl-\l- costs, was imposed. ' .

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
WILLIAMSTOWN CUP [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

WILLIAMSTOWH CUP The Williamstown Cup drew a large crowd to the seaside includ ing the Vice-Regal party. The bie prize went to that consistently good performer Aleconner; at one of his longest odds of 7 to 1. The bulk of the investments were showered on St Alwynton whom some de clared ''couldn't lose," the son of St Alwyne however failed to get past the Malster horse in the last furlong and had to be content with second place. Wishing Cap did well to run third and may do better at Caulfield this afternoon. Iownit after a spell re-appeared, but the recent good track performer failed wretchedly, running last to the disappointment of those who be lieved he was "saved" for the big seaside event. The field was well bunched entering the strafght where Aurifer, Cagou, St. Alwyn ton and Aleconner were in turn each proclaimed the winner. As second lavorite the heavily weight ed Cagou _ (who ran second last year) had a host of friends but after a gallant effort finished j ust behind Wishing C...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ROWING NOTES [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

ROWING NOTES The members of the Footscray City Rowing Club held trial A and . B class pairs last Saturday, for trophies presented by the Mayor (Cr S. M. Bell.) 18 crews faced the starter and some, interesting racing was witnessed. The results were:— A CLASS. M. Moran and P. Newman beat W, Fawcett and A. Campbell. A. Jonsson and J. Johnson beat T. Gibton and H Lindow. R. Campbell and G. Smith beat P. Cram and J. Donohue. SEMI-FINAL. Moran and Newman beat Jon sson and JohnsoD. a FINAL A. Campbell and G. Smith beat M. Moran and P. Newman, B CLASS.' A. Sparks and S. Morris beat A. Robinson and R, McDonald J McHenry and T.. Parr beat M. Campbell and R. Swartz. L- Reynolds and Rob McDonald beat F. Partridge and W • Giblett. S. Partridge and H. Clifton beat A Cunningham and R. Swartz. A. Taylor and A. Sims beat R. Sbaw and G. McDonald. H. Davies and S. Roberts beat P. Gaskin and G. Wilson. Spaiks and Morris beat McHen ry and Parr. Reynolds and McDonald beat Partridge and Clitton. • Taylor ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CHILD'S NARROW ESCAPE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

CHILD'S NARROW ESCAPE The Infant son of Mr Horten. of Buckley street, West Footscray, had.a narrow escape from being killed on Wednesday afternoon. The little fellow was playing near the wheels of a cordial waggon supplying a shop, and just as the driver started off to continue his round, the child's leg in some un accountable way got caught in the wheels. . It was only the driver's commendable promptitude in pull ing up suddenly and slewing the horses round that saved a latality as the wheel was only inches off the head. The boy escaped with a very ugly gash that bled profusely, in the right thigh. Dr Box stitched up the wound at his surgery the same afternoon, ind fair progress is now being made.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
INSPECTOR'S REPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

INSPECTOR'S REPORT. R. H. Alford, Inspector, re ported as follows:— "Mr Jac obi is still boiling, down with) out a liccnse. He is the sole occupier of the premises, rent ing same from Mrs Clancy. As you probably are aware, that, Ahbzweig, being, unnaturalised, is interned at .Japan. The yon if -T» nnh. is to Be allowed to continue. 1 visited the place on 4/ll/'14, and saw two dead horses and three or four podies, and my word they were prime. Jacohii said they belonged to his son, who was taking them to Geo. Pennell in the morning. I saw Mr Pennell, who said he would not. buy them",—The Inspector was instructed to prosecute un less satisfactory arrangements .were made.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
DEBT CASES [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

DEBT CASES At Thursday's Court, orders were obtained in the following debt cases:—J. G. Armstrong v. R. J. Garcia, £4/15/3, with 15/6 costs; Uren Bros v. Cornelius Wil ! kins, ^l/10/ll. with 15/6 costs; Davis and Co v. W. P. Tilley, £3/5/3, with 15/6 costs; P. Gallog ley v. J. Austin, ^3/9/6, with'15/ costs.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LYRIC PICTURES YARRAVILLE HALL "THE CHEST OF FORTUNE" [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

LYRIC PICTURES YARRAVILLE HALL "THE CHEST OF FORTUNE" Good houses continue to- be the order at the Yarr&ville Hall every Saturday evening. The Lyric Pic tures are greatly appreciated by the audience. For to-night (Satur day's) entertainment at the Yarra ville hall, another star program will be presented. The principal picture will be "The Chest of For tune '' a film which is sure to thrill you. It is a war picture of the federal and confederate troops, and depicts the tapping of the wires and the blowing up of the bridge. This picture is 2,000 ft in length. Other pictures announced for to-night include the Vitagraph dramas, "Caught with the Goods" and "The Secret of the Bulb," while among the comics is a Key stone 1000 ft film, "Barnyard Flirtation." and the "Unfortunate Resemblance."

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MAN CREATES DISTURBANCE AT THEATRE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

MAN CREATES DI8TURB I ANCE AT THEATRE A charge of having behaved in an offensive manner was preferred against a man named John William >\am at the Footscray Court on Monday. I Evidence was given by Con stables Carey and Doherty that thei saw defendant "arguing the point" at the Trocadero Theatre ticket box- Defendant argued over some change, and his money was handed back, and defendant refused admittance to the theatre. Defendant, who was under the influence of liquor, shaped up in a fighting attitude, and as a large crowd were conreggating, the con stables deemed it advisable to arrest defendant. A fine of 40/-, in default seven days, was imposed.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ALL AUSTRALIA SHOW AT HOOPER AND CO'S. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

ALL AUSTRALIA SHOW AT HOOPER AND CO'S. Our readers should not fail to see Messrs Hooper's and Co's All Australia Show this coming week The whole eight windows are filled with Australian made poods, and in one window there is nn outline of the "Sydney." made up of flannels and -blankets, The eight windows are displayed as follows.—Flannels and -blankeis men's and boys' suits, men's.and | boys' hats, men's shirts, ties and j umbrellas, leather goods, perfumes ' and soaps, millinery (their own I production), and high-class tweeds ' used in .their tailoring department I The whole display -is entirely-' Colonial ^productions;1 even to the window tickets, ;

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
TENDERS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

TENDERS. ' The tender of J. R. Collins, CVVerribee) was accepeed at 13/ railway, and 14/- river riding, foD sanitary service, while the tender of T. Babb at a penny per week for a pan was accept . ed ior removal of garbage. Roberta tendur was accepted for the supply of 500, 300 and 200 yds of spalls, R. Rogers' tender of £170 for constructing a sanitary depot at Brooklyn was accepted.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

general.. On the motion of Cr Munro, it was resolved' that a new gate be erected at the Bray brook reserve. j The engineer's report, showed that 1260 yards of spalls had been orusfcwt cm Troup's road. I The financial position at the present time showed the Coun cil had a debit balance I £655, the riding balances being North, Dr, £180, railway, Dr. £67, river, Dr, £760, south Cr £260. The Country Roada Board owed the Council the sum of £657/1/3, so that in real ty the river riding had a debit of £103, and the Council £1/10/1 in credit. The assets over liabil ties amounted to £500. Cr Pennell moved that a stand-pipe be erected at Maid stone. At present, residents had to cart water, and pay 10/- for a 400 gallon tank of wates.—Cr Cranwell said the stand-pipe was very necessary. The motion was seconded by Cr Munro, and agreed to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CORRESPONDENCE. The following letters were rec eived and dealt with:— [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

. - CORRESPONDENCE. The following letters were rec eived and dealt with:— Wuiisliina pro gress Association asking that a footpath be provided in Fras er sitreet from Anderson road to the station.—No action.) The same Association drew attention to the fact that the street trees were being damag ed by strange stock, and asked that the branches of the trees be ' cut.—Cr. Robinson moved that the trees be cut. Some of the trees bent over that much that they often knocked his hat off.—Cr Pennell : But you are a tall fellow.— The motion was carried. Another let.er from the same body po nted out that a new board was being formed in conn/ction .with thq Sun bury water survey, and it'might be possible to obtain water for Sunshine from there.—Cr Pen nell : We will get the water quicker from the Metropolitan Board.—Cr Robinson thought the proposal a good one. and considered the Council should support it, as it would mean paying only 6d for what they now paid 2/-.—On, tho motion of Crs Hopkins a...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
DISOBEDIENT SAILORS SENTENCED TO THREE MONTHS' IMPRISONMENT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

DISOBEDIENT SAILORS SENTENCED TO THREE MONTHS' IMPRISONMENT Another batch of sailors on board the British ship, Canadian Trans port appeared before theFootscray Bench on Thursday, charged with having wilfully disobeyed the law ful commands of the Captain. Mr Hall appeared for the prosecution. The defendants. S. Percy, ,G. Bonnichi, J. Shabarrie, W. Wal ker, Chas Bowles. Walter Perring, Leonard Dobson, and P. Nelsen, each pleaded guilty to the charge. Mr Hall said that when the other offenders were before the court last I week, he had pleaded with the de fendants now before the court, to go back to the ship, and they all went back with the exception of one. The men remained at work until last Saturday, when they all refused duty. The Superintendent of Shipping had reported on the men's complaints, and found that there was no grounds for them, as the men had more than they were actually entitled to. The men would give no reason for leaving the ship. They appeared to be stubborn. These...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
WHISPERS. HURDLE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

WHISPERS. Hurdle. Dust^Cloud .. ••• 1 Widden .. .. .. 2» John McCormack ... 3 Two-Year-Old. Colosia .. .. .. 1 Poupee ... ... 2 Mary Davies .. 3 ARMADALE CUP. Aurifer ... : . .. 1 Aleconner or Wishing Cap 2 Gladwyn .. . .. 3 CORINTHIAN. Tisno ... - — 1 William of. Orange or „ Grand Charm ... 2 Abbey Craig .. . 3 . STEEPLECHASE. Dismal ... .. ... 1 Master Paul ... .. 2 Moonbarra ... ... 3 rosstown PLATE. Tadanga ... ... .. l Philio ... 2 Dhuldul 3

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL The ordinary meeting of the Footscray Council was held last Monday evening, when there was only a quorum pres ent. The Mayor was one of the absentees, and Or McDon ald presided. Crs Harris Drew Jenkins and Johnson were also present. CORRESPONDENCE. Correspondence was received and dealt with as as follows— From Joint Municipal Tram w ays Conference forwarding memorandum re Metropolitan Tramways.—Cr McDonald said ha was^ strongly of opinion that the Government should bring in a bill to deal with the tramways. Cr Drew favored the tram ways being taken over by the municipalities. Cr Johnson spoke in a sirn ilar strain. Cr McDonald said the great er Melbourne scheme would n elude the tramways, and they would be able to get a better service at a lower cost. If the Government had the trams as wl I -ii ^ihntrains "one 'bbdy^fuiining systems, there would be no chance of that district getting what it should. He was en tirely in favor of the munici palities having control of ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSCRAY RIFLE CLUB [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

F00T8CMV RIFLE CLUB The above club will hold a shoot on. Saturday (to-day) at 500 yds also the monthly shoot 15 shots at 500 all. members requested to at tend. ' .

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YOUNG MAN'S CHARACTER CLEARED. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

YOUNG MAW'S CHARACTER CLEARED. A well-dressed young man who gave the name of Frank Mri.ure was brought before tbe Footscray Court last Monday on a charge of having, on November 8th, been found by night in an enclosed yard on the premises of James Joseph O'Connor, of Footscray, without lawful excuse. Accused was remanded until Thursday. McLure was brought before the Court on Thursday, Mr Secomb ^pHffHgTofthe defence. ~ Evidence was tendered hv a little girl 9 years of age that at 1-15 a.m, on November 8. she saw a man at her front window. Mr Secomb—Did defendant ask the way to Footscray? Witness—Yes. Did you hear any. knock?—No. Mr Caldecott, J.P.—Was there a light in the room? "• Witness—Yes. Jas. Joseph O' Con nor stated that be ran after the man, and caught him, and gave him in charge, Mr Secorub said defendant was employed at the Newport work shops, On Saturday night he went into the city, and met some friends He caught the last train home, and I and missed his way. Defendant wal...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
TROCADERO THEATRE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 14 November 1914

TROCADERO THEATRE A most up-to-date program will be shown at the above theatre to night and next week. The artists are Ernest Pitcher, a well-known comedian, Nellie Kollie, the Lon don Male Impersonator, "The Great. Kiely" presenting a quick change act, Clarence Sisters and Brother, with 30 local children ap pearing in a grand novel attraction. Last night of the great Franco Russian War drarra, "Lest we for get" and many others. Star for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday "Lights o' London", and a host of others, pictures Thursday, Fri day and Saturday, "The Fatal In vention." etc.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
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