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THE QUESTION of RAILWAY FARES. DEPUTATION TO THE COMMISSIONER. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
TEE QUESTION of RAIL WAY FARES. : -~--4---r DEPUTATION TO THE COM MISSIONER. Ox. Wednesday,,at noon an deputation consisting of Mr :G. M.,Prendergast," M.L.A., the: Mayor (Cr .iBarwise), Crs Fogarty, Carterand.Wadick, and Messrs W-. Leeniing, W I.II, J. 1laddoniv, R. Lyall, R. L. Yoong, CA:'A. Atkih, A. )Donnan, and otbithers~iaited on Mr Mathirson, the Commissioner of Rail ways, relative to the action of the .Go vernment in charging thei :same fares from thi sourognding.districts to thle city as.to North Meldourne, and ,asking, that tihe chargeslotween Lhese districts and North Melljourii ho rcduced....i The Mayor.said the Coinocil and rate payers were pleasedo?l?-ie't.tMr Matie son for tihe first tion, and loped that it would not be thlo last ncc'isi n on which tlheyobuld haro ,lthl pleasroe of iter vinilng'hue Their greivaneesas thant people from Footscray and Flemington came into t?ie c:itria't tin?amo' rate as they did to North'Melbdurhe.; Tie via diett sbe't~i Speiicer -st ari...
CYCLING NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
CYCLING NOTES. liv IlEatciWr,. To: Racoing Cyclists' Association nucrits a deal of priseo for tlhe active manner in which tlhe members work t, secere their interests. On Monday iast they sue ceedd in cnrryiang every resolution iput by thIlem to tlhe special melleting of the eague. Que of the',~ ,n;st ip?npsrtnun, nd;dbolut wlichd ?there; tisosotn for no Oswo opinins.,4 is !hlnt, practical "radi~g saen slhouldl be representel., on tihe Lague Concnil. Te Rc:o.A. will be represented by three of its own memtbers in the near future. "Past experience proves that many blunders nf the too lar?g,?and unweildy body,.woull have been aro:ded had. the association been irepresented by en t v xhlo k;now? their wants. While sitpfOringn thifitclaitts for rciepresentation onl tl! CouncilI tust cerlainly disagie with tle~r actioe iii a81ing tI' tliat thsirt e rpleselitative be placed onithe Ri~dit llarsI." '" One ~of the duties of this bIoardl is to' Itcani appeals frotit thI" decisions' of stewards a...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
IN MEMOIIIAM. TIE LATE MR. J. D. H.AE. Alas! 'tis mute-the voice of him tlhat cr-t Was in his sphere a light and support; A voice that railed 'gabinst social wrongs accurst Alld beaconed meln to flight's elysian part. While that fell blight, that soourge of yrouth and eld We call decline, preyed ever on thIe bloom Of his young life, and kin anRd friends bhoheld The adumbration of his early doom. Alas! the voice and Fen to Justice leal: . Alas! the brave young heart which throbbed of yore, When some illusive hope for .\ustral's weal Ilis spirit shIaped.als: they'll stir no more. Thie blooms rand boughs of suchl a goodly tree. i'vo so,,n for his ;a, comou.-pe-.a rowni a reo-; The tree itself lies lowr-ah!, misery That treks of promise fair thus tperish here. Ay, dear. revered, dr:d comrade, though thou'rt lost For ever lo-t to us on earth--yet thou Whose eremitic mind, swhen tempest tossed Our minds anr hIearts, vwas placid as thy brorw Thou, well I knot, art Inhappier far than wve Wh...
METROPOLITAN MATTING TROPHY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
MIETROPOLiTAN MAITTiNG. Melrose Juniors v. Bl.heninnsn on the groind of firme;, Roynl Parkl Me lro,?e, Ist. innings, 60-- W. Stuckey '1, .1. Rutiley' 9 (not 'ailt). Bowling-A. McDonugall 6 for '", M. McDernn tt 8 for16, T.'FgarityI fir 4. 2nd innings, 1 fur 12. UBoheiians, Ist innings, 38 -II. Timns 13 (not out). W. Suiurkey Skfor 18,HI Crosbie for, 12,. Lang don I for 5.
LATE CUTS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
IA.TE CUTS. Not manriy lost Sat?ioml "io ' Ground too diad. .Freddy Wasightriehl one,; dbingerou.s. " "Itickctty.' in grenti form with ti lhe bat: :STons.itngainionn h Iheglo"en . SGeorge leanlaid 'tha wood' bonto soinm Si""sbtirn;" 87;; Eldt, six: rbrt ' i".. ,A naw-ru!l in ericket-hdjlourning to alloi tle light to improve. t '': Soiuth."l i: Cilton none fat IP. '' FisroyyJ:ll'I;iticlnioiid n$it for II "Sofi'"'h'ooian a decided :seqoisitidn' to Fitrrdy;. : : . : Ditto" P.iddy'L a' coing wicket-keeper. University, 1Sh;"llwthorni. fli. for 10. Coburg,:10 ajll one for 27; Enss?nlon. '.' :P xuareilboorne,, 177; IWllii; t?atown, one Tie Rovers hascninearthed si ne? colt-.' oSt'tick." :.?''1 -, ... ,~" ?' o,, '" -'? , " ,' SSolile of th1tfldF hdb'nde?wf d':-re "slngtih after' olytindca?uix. " Mape''s" face a pietu?ela t Stilhtday.: Thed 6ver's "quad"--the " irresistible,'" the "jovial,'" the '.genial." anid tie naltty"' -tTIrnedl up as frish ri of yore. Lou:.:3Uilellind siiiply paralvzed...
FOOTBALL NOTES. JOLLY & DRY'S AND MOUNTFORD'S TROPHIES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
-?FOOTBALL NOTES JOLLY & DRY'S ano MOUNT FORD'S TROPHIES. TuIl final meeting in connection with tle above was held at the Union Hotel, Russell-street, on Tuesday, 13th inst., at 8 p.m., i delegates being ,resent- Mr W. E.-Clarke -in-tho chair. The minutes of the previous meetings were read and confirmed. A report was received from Umpire McWhinney of the Parkrillse , West Ports, Stating that tile match was one to none. He refusedl to continoue the game on account of being struck by one of the Wet Ports players. lie also asked for his fee for umnpiring match, which wasn promised to bIe paid by the West Ports delegate on the meeting deciding it a win fir the \West Ports. Parkrille v. West Ports.-The final miatch for the above trophies was played at Fawkner Park Ilst Saturday, in the presence of about 60ll spectators. The ganlme was very rough, and tile ulnpire gave several free-kicks against the West Ports, when one of thie West Ports players struck Umnpire McWhlinnery, who wa...
MELBOURNE SPORTS DEPOT TROPHY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
MELBOURNE SPORTS DEPOT . I: 'R'OPHY. Pnarkhlill v. South Yanira Presob)ter isns, was commenced last Satnrdayl, and when suimps 'ere drawn tihe scores were;' Sooth Xarrs Presbytcriani, first innings, 79. Parkhlill, first innings, G for 3b _ C.Y.X1S. Toori -Nortli Melbourne r Soti arira.-m This wiatch was cin eluded on Satuilday, and resulted .in n win for North lfelbonrno by an innings and 14 runs: The score' wero South Yiiril,: ist innings, ; 1 2nld ninifings 21. Nrth Melbonrrie, 79, In Sonth Yarra's •nd innings Cunninghini took 4 ivickcte for 9;J.' Sinith; 4 for .; and J., Kei nedj 2 :for three To fill in tlihe 'after noo,, a one innilngs scratch match. wan s played, Nortlh w.inniing by 18 rubas. To:niorrow'North 3Melbnir'tio will 'lila Port Melbourii;e on die grouiid o..the toriier. .North, Mellburnc:eRovere-us?-Y-arra Baend to -mooiro,itt Ynrm'lBendi Tlohe fo;rii;r. will be selected from thi' foilow ing:-Bunncle, ,iltler, Dellit, ' :Dolan, Emerson, Fuhrhop Johns,; Kirk; Loncll, M...
DRIVING CATTLE AND HORSES IN PROHIBITED HOURS. (To the Editor of the Courier.) [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
DRIVING CATTLE axn HORSES IN PROHIBITED -HOURS. (To the Editor of the Courier.) Sin,-I notice that people are fre quently ined by the Flem-ingtin-Toiit for'driving 'cattle through the streets of that borough during what, the local Council call in their bye-law "prohibited houris," which I believe are from G. anm. to 10.p.m. The dangerarising from " horned stock" being driven aiong -the roads of a municipality at a time of the day when people, both adults and children, are abroad is obvious, and the Flemington Council are qnite right in protecting their ratepayers:from a thrust in ihe back or a hluist-ilthe air from somefootseore and ihalf-maddened bullock or c-ow. I would likelto know how it is that izi North Melbourne cattle are oftenh Sdriven through -the 'streets, eslcpecially' Arden-street and Eiiznbeth-street North; at all hours of.tihe day. If there' is' a bye-law here it should be enforced, and if there is not, one should be passed. While on this question I might draw attenti...
CORRESPONDENCE. We do not hold ourselves responsible for the opinions of our Correspondents. (To the Editor of the Courier.) [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
CORRESPONDENCE.:, We do not hold ourRicre retsponible fur the opinions of our Correspondents. A TR'AM ANNOYANCE. (To. te Editor of lhe Courier.) StI,-I wish to bring under your notice an annoyance, from whichl, .I am suri?'iiiny residents of our Town occupy ing dwellings on the tram route must suffer--I complain of lthe working of laborers on the tram lines at night. Not being of n robust constitution, 'nd having to work tih better part of 'achl day " quill driring," I am sure it is un fair to expect one to listen throughout the small hours to a thoughtless tram employe u-ing a sledgc-lbhainier or'other instrumentwitha kind of fiendisli reelri', outside .-aor -ino ths ldading-fnel-t one's sufferings.-Hopingyoun will insert this, Iam, etc., .. : Axssovur SuunoniR.an
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
T. LEoal. .' : "" " STelegrams received at aniy Telegraplih Officd addressed td any phide within tlib ity, v toniin&.,in which suchl olice is situatedhd a delivered free within ii .diutoif one mltU-ithsnairadinssoL S)miles, Sdextra is charged: . Urgent Telegr s charged doubleo or dinary raes, and despatched in preeiefico to others. -L nr frm-an.y. Stationa-in.Vitoria. *:-I. 8.80 a.m,:to 8p.m.: e.-, d. Nine wordsl.'I:'.. ...' ... O: 9 Extra words,e~icl~- .. ... 0 1 After 8 p:ni to midnighr l :tA Ten wonls .. ....!,- .;" ..,:i ' 0 Lvery additional !wolrd :" : 0 2''? M, · idnight.td8.O0 a.m.? , " Ten w6rdsr:'?~ ., . 8 " :0 Every additional word .;;: "..: 31 O: , SocNDAYS Messdges forwarded'to oflici~s open on' Sundays, if dropped'in thi box provided for that purpose; at thoe Melbourne Office witih fee enclosed. , 8.s0 am.. to .80?p.m. Tenh' words ... ... ..:2? 0 E?xtr? words, each ''.2 . ... OP 2 S 9.30p m. to,8.30 a.m.,,, TIniiw-rds ... ..: ... 3 0 Exu'tra words, each 8:.: ......
CRICKET NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
.CRICKET NOTES.. Secretaries lidIlit.sed in their Rteults not Inter than Tuesday .Evenings, to secure 'insertion. 1Plase place 'sane in Editor's' Box. Byr .ilnToX. -MY ' T '" .NORTH MELBOURNE v. ". : 7 ST:: K IL D A . -. ' .* THE North Melbourne .Recreation Re serve, on Saturday last, whenr the above matih was conimenced, proved 1iyoid the sliaddiv of a doubt that the in'crien ing space bet*feen ltheclosa of the foot bull.:season and. starting of the cricket, was altogether too 'short to 'allpiq the caretaker to do limiself anything like justice, especially with the weather dead against- lhim. -A- fair-wicket- had- blied prepared, but the heavy rainq during the week had maide it somewhat slow; and tlieSt. Kildi cap'ain (Wilson), winning tlhe toss,,decided to send his opponents in tobat. Houston, who is again in charge of the home team, recognised thei position at once; and ebch batsaian; as, lt Ir'ft the Pavilion, w:s advised to ' ave ago." So well vier thesi in structi-ns rarried o...
POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
SPesarlz Norssfi H'..i (· Posta ao~e~, from# is to 20s, may bUl oLtalned at all Puat: Ulice?h. but are ounl payablue ant any Money (irdero Ofice m the Colony, from 10 a.mt . to 3pm.l baitrdays, 10 a.m. to noon.. Poundage under is. 6d .. ... l. i- -, so ,, s· . 6d, ... . .. Id. , ,, . s. 6d ... ... 2d. , 20s. Od ... ... 3d. - Victorian Postal Notes are payable in N.S.\V. , S.., Tasmania, Queensland, and rice versie (on payment, die payee must affix stamps equal to p:und:a~e). Stamps of Newv South Wales, South Australia, Great Britain, France, Ger many, Italy, and United States, ore oi tainable at tile General Post Office, Mlelbourne, in quantities not exceeding Lf oea _time. - Keomnmission \will be eharged of ld. on every 5d. worth of English and Foreign stamps puirchiised, and Id. on eveiy Gd. worth of Interco lonial stamps.
NORTH MELBOURNE FOX TERRIER COURSING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
NORTH MELBOURNE FOX TERRIER COURSING CLUB. THE above club held a meeting on Sa turday,'at the Fitzroy Racecourse, Crox ton Park, there being a fair attendance, but not so good as the sport warranted. However, the "Guinens " race at Caul fieid must be taken into account, as it was, doubtless, a formidable riwl attrac tion. The supply of rabbits was good, and their quality and running plmwers all that could be desired. Officials of the day:-Dog Slilper, T. Melnerney; Rabbit Slippers, R. Clarke T. .Goddard; Judge, W. Hamilton ; Field Steward, MrSmythle; Slip Steward, A. Doherty; Hon. Sec. G. W. Toll. The following were the results: Fox TEeRIER STAKtES-21 ibs. and und r. Jerry beat Snowy Primrose ,. Sting Daisy ., Moss Rose Lady:Bella ., Skipper First Ties. Primrose beat Jerry Daisy ., Lady Bells Deciding Course. Mr. Goddard's b. Primrose by Physic--Ded of Roses, beat 3Ir. C. Bligh's b. Daisy by Paddy-the Second Lucy. lir!SH TERRIERS-CacLC h WeightS. Arcadian Nipper beat Red Rose Molly ...
TRAMWAYS. NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN BAND BY DAY. GREEN LIGHT AT NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
.TRAMWAYS, i NORTH MELBOURNE LINE.: GREBN BUND BY DAV),,- .GREEN LIGHT S AT NIGHT.; .: First Car leaves Flemington Bridge Week Days at 5.45 a.m.; Suhdays at 1.-0 p.m. : Firsti Car: leaves; Flinders-street- Week Days at (1.7 a.i.; i Sundays at 2.5 p.m.' Last Car leaves Flemington Bridge Week Days at 11.5 p.m.; Saturdays at 11.35 p.m.; Sundays at 10.10 p.m. Last Car leaves ' Flinders-street Week Days at 11.30 p.m.; Saturdays at 12 p.m.; Sundays at 1U.35 p.m, Fare fromi Fiinders-street tu Fleming toul iridge 3d. Connection: made at Flemington Bridge with Moonee Ponds Omznibus:Liue. Through Fare, 4d. Transfers 'allowed at Queensborry-st., to West Melbourne Line,' and vie versa.
THE NOVELIST THE Manager's Faviorite: OR, The Tragedy of Carnleigh Shores A STORY OF THE STAGE. CHAPTER XVI. CONTINUED. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
THE INOVELIST THE Manager's Favorite: on, Tho Tragedy of 4arnleigh Shorcs 'A STORY OF THE STAGE. -------- ?----- COHAPTER i~,L COaTINUED. "IHe's rather an odd one," saln uteve; " truck me -so from the first. Nice* looking, swell manners, prop.r spoken, seen things, and Jet he stays here and seems to -lit,, it." "Good man for Scott, though," said the landlord. "Looks right after all the leaks, snd keeps you fellows in order." "Never swears at us, though, nor acts habove us," said Steve, "and hain't never backward about giving us a lift. Now, last -prng-whenmny little-Jim was-sickand --ol nf ye kept asay for fear of the: fever--and I don't say I blame ye, mates, for ye all ban your own familites to get bread for-that chop he came into my house, and watched Irside Jim till the little fellhw's eyes got dim and hid voice choked; andl he said to e, 'D.ul, it's all up with mel I'm a going whsre my head won't ache any.more, and tiieoe woe't he any monre bells ringing me tc worn when it's co...
MELBOURNE CITY COUNCIL. BOURKE WARD. ALDERMAN. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
MELBOURNE ONLTY COUOiIL. BOURKli WARD. i, ," " ALDERMAN. :·'?' Samuel; Amess ;. retires 9th Nov;:1899 !, .' : :UoCsL?Lon .'" ' "' Jacob Marks :;. retires 1st Nov.,' 189 Jamos Dyuon ... ,:: ,; ,1897 Richard Uowen... ,, ' ,; 1898 ?.SSE SSOIIS '· ' "' .'!:" " Asssassons. Henry H. Bindon, 'John4lLotty.' Enas CoLstcrcron tR. parkC. " It.. bparks.
NORTH MELBOURNE POLICE COURT. MONDAY, October 12. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 16 October 1896
NORTH MELBOURIE\ POLICE COURT. -4------ MONDAY, October 12. Before Dr.Lloyd (chairman), and Messrs. Wylis, Barwise, Birtwistle, and Fogarty, Js.P. OBSCENE LANGUAGE. Conrad Miers was charged as above. Consitable Loughnan-said that-n- Saturday evening about 12 o'clock the defendant used ,very bad language. Although it was late, there was a number. of people present. The prisoner pleaded guilty, and was fined 10/. VAGRANCY. SOn this charge Nellie Colville was fIurther remanded for a week. BTEALING .A nAT. Frank Fullerton, on remand (in gaol since Monday). for stealing a hat fromn Mr. R. L. Young's drapery premiees, sas discharged, as the bench considered lie had been punished enough. 'ASSAULT, ROBUERy, AND VAGRANCY. 1 Joseph Thomas was presented on the abore charges. On the application of thie police, the prisoner was remanded till the 15th. Cotistable Moylan said ithe prisoner waii~ifoen in chatge to hlinm. - TRADES 3ARKS PR'nOSECUTIONS. --Elizabeth Davis, licensee of tbe Shannon and ...