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THE MACS. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
THE MACS. An enjoyable match was played at Richmond Park last. Saturday between teams picked by the captain and vice-captain, victory resting with the latter, who scored 122 to S3. For t^e winners, Owen scored 43, Sydney 10, and Kenneth 9 ; for che losers the top scorers were Walter 34 and Albert 18. Afternoon tea was supplied by the ladies, and was much enjoyed. The club presented their captain (Allan) with the Premiership Trophy won last year, lie rendering valued services to the club during his five years' of captaincy. The trophy for most nuaiberof catches was again won by Sydney, and the hats (presented by Mr ;Barge'ry) for hat tricks were won by Owen anil \ngas. Messrs Hobbs and Madden werrf also the recipients of a gift in recognition of past services. This afternoon starts the com petition matches, when Macs play Camberwell Baptists on the latter's ground.
RICHMOND CITY. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
RICHMOND CITY. Richmond City open the season this afternoon, when they meet Clifton Hill A.N.A. on the City Reserve. Play starts at 2.45. City players are requested, to be on the ground at 2.30 to elect.the captain. I'he secretary wishes to acknowledge receipt of £2 2s from Mr A. K Chambers, and 10s from Mr J. Garside.
CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
O R I C K E T. Football has now passed out, and the summer game, cricket, takes its place on the various grounds Richmond open the season at East Melbourne. They will put into the field against the Jolimonters most of last year's players. A notable absentee will be Macrow, the fast bowler, who ' is . with the Ex peditionary Force.
British Australia Red Cross Society RICHMOND BRANCH. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
British Australia^ Red ; Cross Sobiety RICHMOND BRANCH, i The third meeting in c'onuection with the above was held on Wed nesday last, and was well, attended. Up to the- present .;208 pillow slips and 160 'handkerchiefs have been made, and the committee are now busy on sheets. . .. : " . .. The lion, treasurer, Miss Webber acting Mayoress) acknowledges with thanks the following additional donationsr Collected by Mrs Turner Mr E. H. King £2 2 0 Mr F. G. Tudor i V. ... 110 Mr Mason 0 5 0 R.K.Clark ... ...... .0 2 6 L. Churches ... 0-06 F.G.F. ... ? ...V 0. 2 6 Mr Halliday ... .... 0 5 0 T. Gallivan, Three Pipes 'aiid one pound of tobacco. ' ' . Collected by Miss/Horan-; . N.D. ...:..V- 0 0 6 A. Smith I,...- ... .. 0 10 0 L. Heaney - ". 0' 2 6 A.R.C. ... ..... : 0 .0 6 - Lillyman .... . :,;v. Q ., 1 0 Donations to date:.amount-to £15 2/ - ArrangemeAts^' are. well formedi f«ir the Pat'riotip', C!&lt;iiicerfc in> aid of' the Fund to be' lield in thp.Town Ball on Tuesday, i'Bth...
Wandering Horses Burnley. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
Wandering Horses Burnley. The Burnley and East Richmond Progress Association and its energetic hon secretary (Mr J. li. Gil&n) were again oil th« war path, and gave councillors something to ,talk about on Monday evening last. Some time ago the Association directed attention to the wandering cattle nuisance, and in due course received a reply to the effect that the Council officers were doing their best to minimise the nuisance, and,,pointing out the difficulties there were sometimes in the way of successfully prosecuting the owners. The Association forwarded a letter stating that the Town Clerk's reply was unsatisfactory, and con cluded with the following rather strongly worded paragraph :-.' To have it recorded that in a city of such importance as Richmond that horses are running about absolutely wild and cannot be pounded, is not only ridiculous, but untrue, and shows clearly that the officer re sponsible is clearly neglecting his duty." A brief but rather warm dis cussion...
Richmond City Council. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
Richmond City Oouacii. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 28. The following representatives were present: COUNCILLORS. G.C. Webber (Mayor) H. Parcelo ... D L Davies G. W Kemp M Alexander B. Flevill ... ... J . T Street . H. Bell W. Burgess ... :W Gleadell ..*. Mi- Strahan ... A. I) Fear... " ... G O'Oonnell... C. Morgan ... - -;.. WARD. Centre j Centre Centre, West West West North . North I North South ! South ' South I East | ; -East. ''' Kits; Tenders. ' The following tenders.were ac- j cepted at schedule rates .-Iron mongery. and- Explosives, Mr H. McNaughton ; Cartage of Sand, G.' 'Nelson; Blacksmithing, Jolin W. j George; Horse Shoeing, Smith and McDonnell; Wheelwrights work, John W.-George; Oils, Vacuum Oil Co.; Printing, Geo. Whitehurst. - Correspondence. From Insurance Commissioner, il lative to Workers' Compensation 'Act 191'4.> ' """from Queen's Memorial Infectious Diseases Hospital-Quarterly state ment and claim for £66 14s lOd. From Prahran Council, forwarding copy of resolution adopt...
£814 13s 2d RECEIVED. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
£814 13s 2d RECEIVED. His Worship the Mayor desires to acknowledge receipt of the following donations: Amount previously ac knowledged _ ... £763 2 8 H. Davis and Sons, Pty. Ltd 25 0 0 - Employees H Davis & Sons, Pty., Ltd ... 1 12 6 Employees G. H. Ben nett ... ... ,7 11 0 ,.,-s Employees Civil Service Bakery Co., ... 3 10 0 Employees D. Mitchell ; (3rd instalment) ... T. Wall bridge Prop. Ltd. and Employees (7tli instalment) Employees of Richmond Council (8th instal ment) Cr H. H. Bell... Burnley and East Rich Progress Association P. Bailey Court Yarraberg Lodge, A.O.F., ... Barnley Lodge, 1.0.0.P. Members Burnley Lodge Gh aud R. Pallett . ... 3 5 0, 3 0 0 1 15 6 .1 ,;1,. 1 1 0 1 . 1 0 1 1- 0 0 10 6 0 12 0 0 10 0 £814 13 2 The Mayor and Cr Bell have been distributing tickets for the great Patriotic Picture Night be held at the National Theatre, 011 Tuesday next, 6th inst., at the factories and warehouses, and a large muster is expected. The whole of the pro ceeds are being...
RATES TO THE UNITED KINGDOM AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
BATES TO THE UMlKlt KINGDOM AND FOBEIGN COUNTRIES. a. d. Letter*-For every %oa. or un Baply Post Cards-each .... 0 i Newspaper*-loss. ...... 0 1 Additional 2oz& . 0 0V> Commercial Papers-2ozs., 3d-; 4ozs^ 3%d.; ttots., 4d.; Sozs., 4%d.; lOozs., 5&lt;L; then every 2ox& to 61b*. ........ 0 1 Printed Papers, other than newspapers-For every 2oxa. or under, op to 51bs 0 1 Patterns and Samples-For every 2ozs. or under, up to Registration Fee 0 B Parcel* Post, wholly by sea For each parcel of lib. «r ier Post Card*-each o ; 0 \ 51b*. 0 t aider & »
Patriotic Fund. SUNDAY PICTURE SHOWS. COUNCIL AGREE. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
Patriotic Fund. SUNDAY PICTURE SHOWS. COUNCIL AGREE. On Monday evening last the &lt; ouncil reversed its previous decision to permit decision to pro hibit Sunday Picture Shows in aid of the Patriotic Fund. A letter was sent in from the hou. secretary of Richmond Branch of Political Labor '.ouncil requesting the Council not to enforce the by-law regulating Sunday entertainments for one evening at the Globe Theatre. He promise,I that the programme would be decorous ; possibly the Life.of Christ or ;he Life of Queen Victoria the Good would be represented, interspersed with suitable hymns and patriotic items. .:; Cr-Bell moved that the request be granted. U-Flevill seconded the motion. Cr Kemp opposed the motion and said that as one of the Picture Show proprietors had offered to give his theatre on a week ni«lit others should do the same He would ai ways opposed Sunday en tertainments Or -Stratum considered the request should be granted. On a Sunday night a good house could be a...
PARCELS POST WITHIN VICTORIA. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
FABOOL8 POS1 WITHIN .VIC TORIA. Limit welgkt, 111b. limit of size, I Bit 6in. In length, or Oft in girth and length combined. Postage (to be pre paid by stamps)-lib. or under, 6d.: .acb extra lb., 3d. The ttamp to be affixed to an adhesive label, to be ob tainable at any post office, which label will be attached to the parcel by thi postal receiving officer after he has ascertained the weight. No parcel will be accepted unless fSHy prepaid.
German Street Names. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
German Street Names. There are quite a number of streets in Richmond bearing Ger man names - Berlin, Frankfort, and Hamburg streets for example, and the Burnley and East1 Rich mond Progress Association wish to have British names substituted. The request came before the Council on Monday evening, but did not find much support from councillors. . " Cr Strahan said as the Kaiser's name was William, he would sug gest that all persons bearing the name of William be rechristened " Mick," (Laughter). The Ger man people wanted no war, but they were forced into the conflict by the military party that domin ated Germany. Cr Barcelo considered it would be a waste of money to spend it on painting new name plates for these streets, and would cause a deal of inconvenience to residents. If at some future time England was at war with another nation a further, change would be pro posed. The whole thing seemed ridiculous. It was decided to inform the Burnley Progress Association that the Council coul...
RATES OF COMMISSION. Money Orders Payable inn the Commonwealth. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
BATHS OF COMMISSION. Money Orders Payable In the Common wealth. Any sum not ever £5, 66.; over £5, bit not over £10, Is.; oyer £10, bat not over £18, la. &!.* over £15, bat not ever £20, 2a. Money Orders by Telegraph. To New South Wales, Queensland, Senth Australia, Tasmania, and Perth (Western Australia)-Charge for a nessage In addition to-above rates. |
PACKETS, ETC. Preparation For Post. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
PACKETS, ETO. . Preparation F«r Post. Packets may be sent through the post:-Without a cover (but not fas tened with anything adhesive, such as gam, postage stamp, sealing wax, etc.); In a cover entirely open at^one end or aide (if the cover be slit, the opening must be of the full extent of the end or aide, and the contents must be easy of withdrawal). The cover may beai the sender's name and address, and Tbt words "packet," "sample," or "pat tern," etc. (a$ the case may be), " only." Packets, may be tied with string, but officers of the department may cut the string to examine the contents, and tip the packet up again. Samples of seeds, irugs, etc., which cannot be sent a* open packets, may be enclosed in bags or boxes, fastened so as to be easily Qudon* and re-fastened. Nate.-If the above conditions bs not Complied with, packets are regarded a# Insufficiently paid letters, and charged according!?.
POSTAL INFORMATION. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
POSTAL INFORMATION. For the Information at oac reader* we herewith publish the 8ATH8 FOR PLACES IN VICTORIA. a. d. &lt;/ertera-Half-ounce or under . 0 1 " For every ounce ... 0 3 Express Delivery-For each . letter or packet, not exceed ing 80*., for firat mile (In ad dition to ordinary postage). . 0 4 ? *or every additional hnlf-miie or under 0 2 (ate fee 0 1 Jackets - Commercial and printed papers (maximum -?eight Gibs., dimensions not (A exceed 2ft In length, 1ft depth or width), for every 20a. or fraction thereof ... 0 1 Patterns and samples, packets mt merchandise, stc. (maxl uium weight 111!., dimensions not to exceed 2ft in length, lft in depth or width), rata Of postage for every 2oa. or > ; 1 -fraction thereof . . i-Viv. Booka-Forevery 4oa. or; on der, up to Glba. - . ... ... 0 1' Newspapera-For each newa paper . 6 Newspapers, magaainea, and publications not pnbllahed In tba Commonwealth, 2ea.. . . 0 0% Poet Garda-each ....... 01 Reply Poat Garde-each . . . . D 8 ...
ORDINARY TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
OBDINABY TELBOBAHb. town and suburban, within j prescribed limits, or witbin i fifteen miles from the send ing station, including address ; and: signature, (not exceeding . sixteen words) 0 i - Bach additional word ..... 0 1 . Other places witbin the State, except town and suburban, including address and signa ture (not exceeding sixteen words) 0 8 Bach additional word ..... 0 1 'nterstate. i.e., from any one State, to any other State, in cluding address and signa ture (not exceeding sixteen words) - . , 1 0 Hach additional word 0 1 Double the foregoing rates to be .barged for tbe transmission of tele trams on Sunday, Christmas Day, and Good Friday, and for " Urgent" tsle rams, . mi
POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
POSTAL NOXES. ". Postal Note* may be obtained at auj Post Office in Victoria. The following are the denomination* .f the notes, and the poundage or price charged for them:-la., ^d.; Is. 6d., ftd.; 2s., Id.; 2s- 6d., Id.; 8s., Id.; 3«. 8&, ldL; 4B.. Id.; 4s. 6d., Id.; 6s., lftd.: T«- 8d., 2d.; 10s., Sd.; 10s. 6d., 3d.j IBs.. CL; 20c, Sd.
Australian Journal. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
Australian . Journal The October number of the .'"Aus tralian Journal ' to hand is, as usual, replete wiih interesting read ing to suit all u .uses. Further instalments are given of Marcus Clark's famous work, .. His Natural Life,' ami David-Hennessy's highly, interesting novel. " The 'Outlaw." The Detective's Album continues to unravel mysterious plots, many short tales give a pleasant hour's reading, and Ladies page, i hihlren's page, Fashion Notes, Poetry 'etc.. all go to make up a good sixpenny worth.
National Picture Theatre. [Newspaper Article] — Richmond Australian — 3 October 1914
National Picture Theatre. The program for Monday, Tues day and Wednesday evenings at the National Theatre will include: Tennessee, a two part drama ; Mareea- the Half-Breed, two reel drama ; A Stolen Heiress, drama ; )nly a Dog, drama ; Dashing Dick's Dishwater, comedy; -The Village Scandal, comedy ; A Canny. .Ki.val.' comedy.; Australian Gazette ; 'Griff, and Griff, a "clever vaudeville picture "" ' " . On Thursday the programme will be changed as usual, when the . principal features will include The oilence of Dean Maitland, a four reel Australian production ; The Adventures of Miss Tomboy, an an exceptionally good comedy, 25'JU feet; Helpful Sisterhood, two reel drama ; also the 3rd of Dolly of the' Dailes series, viz., An Affair of Dress. Rev. E E. Ba!win, who succeeds Rev. Tamango at Burnley Presby terian Church, will be inducted into his new charge on Monday evening next. Mr Balwin comes with a good reputation, and there is every indication that under his guidance the Burnley ...