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ST MONICA'S H.A.C.B.S. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

I ST MONICA'S H.A.G.B.S. The half yearly meeting of St Monica's, H.A.C.B S . Footscray. was held in the Mechanics' Hall on Wednesday last. The balance sheet for the quarter showed an increase of .£40 to the funds, and a total membership of 221, The following office-bearers for the en suing half-year were elected.—Bro R. Cass, president; Bro P. Flanagan v'ce-president; Bro M. L,. Coyne, secretary; Bro Joe Walsh, assistant secretary; Bro Brennan, treasurer, Bros Langan and Jackson auditors. The other officers were re-elected unopposed. Bros Droney and T. Ratclifle were nominated for dis trict delegate, and the latter elected by three votes. Bro H. Berihelsen was elected press correspondent. Correspondence was received from the District Board notifying the branch that members joining the Expeditionary force would be kept financial during their absence.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

WEDDING BELLS ! SHEA—DONOVAN St Augustine's Roman Catholic Church, Yarraville, was the scene of a charming wedding on Satur day, November 28th for the mar riage of Miss Margaret Donovan eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs W. t Donovan, 16 Percy street, Seddon, to Mr Richard Shea, of the Mel-1 bourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade 1 and late pe.ty officer of H.MC. Challenger. The ceremony was ' performed by the Rev Father McCarter in the presence of a large number of friends and interested spectators. The bride, who was given away by her father, wore a beautiful trained gown of ivory taffeta, the corsage of Brussels lace having an overdress of ninon and shadow lace finished with pearls. She carried a shower bouquet of choice white exotics, and wore an emerald and diamond ring, the gift of the bridegroom. The bride was attended by her sister Miss Nora Donovan. Her gown was of palest pink crepe de chene, trimmed with silk -Mpcblin bee and* finished at the waist with a bn,ad swathed belt of black ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE A.N.A. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

YARRAVILLEO.A. The half yearly meeting of the Yarraville A.N. A. was held in the Masonic Hall-Lodge-room on Nov 26th, President P. Gill in the chair. Three new members were elected, but were not present to be welcomed. The elections resulted in the following being elected to fill the various offices for the en suing six months, and were install ed by Mr Abeicrombie in a short but humorous, speech. President, W. Horsfall; Vice-President,. H. Newlands; Treasurer, H. Trin nick; Secretary. D. McPherson; Asst Sec, N. Costello;. Committee, Messrs Youens, Kruse; Wylie, Richards, Evans; Conference dele gates, Messrs Trinnick and Wylie; Auditors, Messrs Stephens and Wicking; Dispensary delegate, Mr Wicking. In addressing the mem* bers, Mr Abercombie gave a detail ed and very interesting account of the doings of the Metropolitan Committee during the past twelve months. He reported that A-N.A. Day was to be kept up next year by a Sport's gathering at the Ex hibition, the profits to be divided ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
KINGSVILLE AND QUEENSVILLE ESTATES NEWS PROGRESS MEETING [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

KINGSVILLE AND QUEENS VILLE ESTATES NEWS PROGRESS MEETING The fortnightly meeting of the Kingsville, Queensville and Claren don Progress Association was held on Saturday, 28th November. Mr Delzoppo occupied the chair. Mr Powell moved a motion, se conded fay Mr Judd that the Coun cil place electric light on Williams town road from Francis street to Geelong road, and in conjunction with the Footscray Council also along Somerville road. It was moved by Mr Southouse and seconded by Mr Powell, that a pitched crossing be put in at the intersection of Somerville road and Empress avenue. - Mr R- D. Jones spoke about having the-roads-formed and chan nel led on the above Kstates. He stated the Council apply for a loan from the State Government, as it was the time to put such works in action, the drought and war Bav~ ing caused so much unemployment. It would also add materially to the value of the Estate, as well as help the residents to tide over the sea son's misfortunes. Mr Powell spoke in'...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

If'you don't gat the beat of beer Beer will get the best of you. You can obtain the beirt of beer at the YARRAVJI«LE HOTEL, Ballarat at The best of Beer that Is brewed ia uivf.y • or draught. Wine*, Spirits, and Cigars. Also Porter on draught Phone—Foot»cray 12, M., J.. BER-'. yikmCTZt PTogriHOTMi

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
GERMANS ON PAROLE COUNCIL'S CRITICISM On Monday evening last, at the Footscray Council, Cr. H. Jenkins moved:— [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

GERMANS ON PAROLE COUNCIL'S CRITICISM On Monday evening last, at the Footscray Council, Cr. H. I Jenkins moved:— That a letter be sent from this council to the Minister lor Defence, asking him if the paragraph which had appeared in the -lewspapers stating that the Germans on parole were receiving £1 a week, was correct". Or Jenkins said he felt very keen on the subj'/ct, and he thought t was a matter that should be taken up by the whole of the Commonwealth. It was not right to give Ger mans, allowed on parole, £1 a week, especially when they had so many of our own men who were unable to obtain em ployment at the present time. These Germans were smiling to our faces but were only waiting for the oppprtunity to db all the damage they ' could* > He instanced the case of Edward Edward. He (Cr. Jenkins) thought it was time they were brought to their bearings. The Germans should be herded inside barbed-wire fences, and not allowed to roam at large. Cr Drew—We have Germans working for t...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. Yarraville to Melbourne [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

j RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. Yarravlllo to Melbourne WEEK DAY ri (Saturday excepted) —5.28 a.m., 6.15. 6.42, 6.54, 7-1, 7.18, 7.25, 7.81«, 7.41, 7.49, 7.56, 8.8, 8.15a, 8.19, 8.85, 9, 9.81, 9.41 9.57, 10.38, 10.52; 11.35, 12.2 p.m. 12.26, 12.59, 3.21, 1.40, 1.521 2.9, -:.23, 2.44, 8.8, 8.26, 8.47, 4.8 4.85 I.57a, 5.5, 5.24, 5.28, 5.46, 5.54, 6.6, 6.14, 6.29, 6.41, 6.57, '.8», 7,10, 7. 26, 7.83, 7.48, 8.8,- 8.29, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2, 10.32, 10.53, 11.8f II.20, 11.54, 12.20. SATURDAYS aa uaual to 10.52, then 11.84, 11.57, 12.1, 12.15, 12. 19a, 12.26, 12.39, 1.5, 1.14, 1.27, I.44, 2.7, 2.11, 2.24, 2.81, 2.59, 3.18, 3.44*, 3.47, 4.4, 4.86, 6.5. 5.25, 5.46, 6.5, 6.29, 6.47, 7.3' 7.10, 7.25, 7.32, 8.3i 8.27, 8.BH. 9.24, 10.2, 10.82, 10.52, 11.8, 11.23 II.31, 11.40, 11.54, 12.8, 12.20, 1.14*. SUNDAYS—9.38, . 9.54, 12.54, 1.40, 1.50, 2.8, 2.20, 2.33, 2.49, 3.17, 3.42, 3.59, 4-16, 4.50, 6.17, 5.47, 6.17, 6.47, 7.1, 7,19, 7.47, 8.1(5, 8.47, 'J.16, 9.24, 9.82 9.40, 10, 30.20. 10.35, 10.46. * Werribeu t...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BOY SCOUTS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

BOY_SCOUTS The troop met in the Scout Hall oh Tuesday night last. Scout | master Rainsford of Sydney (at present with the No 2 G.H. Corps on the Hospital Ship ' 'Ky arra'',) was present and spoke to the lads and presented first-class badges to the following Scouts:—Patrol Leader, A. Richardson, (Otter Patrol); Patrol Leader, H. Warren, (Seal Patrol); and Scouts R. Singer A. Ellis, and N. Greenwood, also Second-class badges. to Scouts D. Robertson and R. Thomas, The] troop will meet on Saturday next i at thefcout H»U ftt 2 30 p.m. j

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street) to YARRAVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

MELBOURNE (Flinders Street)* to YAHRAVILLB. WEEK DAYS—5.47 a.m., 5.58, 6.3 8.16, 6.31, 6.55a 6.57, '.18, 7.40, 7.54a, I 7.58, ' 8.25, 8.48, 9., 9.84, 9.55, 10.24, 10.58, 11.28, 12p.m., 12.18, 12.27, 12.42, 1.5, 1.25, 1.45, 2.5, 2.80, 2.47, 8.2, 8.80, 4.4, 4.80, 4.09, 5.5, 5.19, 5.20n, 5.82*, 5.84, 5.45, 5.52, 6.2, 6.10, 6.27, 6.89, 6.59, 7.27, 7.54, 8.28, 9., 9.84, 9.57 10.121, 10.29, 10.57, 11.28, 11.40, 11.55. SATURDAYS—5.47, 5.58, 6.2, 6.16, 6.31, 6.86, 6.42, 6.57, 7.18, 7.40, 7.54a, 7.58, 8.25, 8.48, 9.0.1 9.84, 9.'55, 10.24, 10.49, 10.58,11.17 11.43, 12.6 p.m., 12.15 12.26, 12.41 I.3, 1.11, 1.82, 1.44, 1.59, 3.7V 2.20, 2.38-. 8.2, 8.85, 4.4, 4.80. 4.52, 5.5, 5.30, 5.82, 5.52, 6.16, 6.37, 6.48, 6.59, 7.26f 7.56, 8.28, 9.5, 9.34i 9.57, 10.12, 10.25, 10.88, 10.46, 10.55, 11.8, 11.23, 11.85n, II.40, 11.55 SUNDAYS--10.20, 10.40, 11.10, (Bacchus Marsh) 12.55 p.m.,. 1.10, 1.23, 1.85, 1.52, 2.15, 2.87, 8.15., 8./5, 4.15, 4.45, 5.15, 5.31, 5.45., 6.15, 6.45, 7.15, 7.80, 7.45. 8.15., 3.8...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
METHODIST BAZAAR BAY VIEW ROAD CHURCH [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

METHODIST BAZAAR BAY VIEW ROAD CHURCH For the past few months the Sunday school teachers and schol ars. assisted by their friends, of the Bay View Road Methodist Church have been working most assiduously in connection with a bazaar for the purpose of raising sufficient funds to pay off the debt which still remains on the piano purchased by the, Sunday school some time ago. The bazaar which is to last for four consecutive nights, was officially opened on -Wednesday night in the presence of" a laage number of the church s adherents and sympathisers, by the Mayor of the City of Footscray, Cr Bell. Rev M'Conchie, in briefly intro ducing the Mayor, said that they felt honored to have obtained Cr Bell to declare the function open. He had offered to come most will ingly and readily when he had been approached for the purpose The Mayor said he was very pleased to be present there that evening- The Sunday school work had his sympathy and he had al ways taken a keen interest in the work, havi...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. PAINTER [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

BUSINESS DIRECTORY. PAINTER C. DOBBINSON. 27 Paisley St. House decorator, painter, glazier, paperhanger, etc. Estimates for repairs and orders promptly atten ded to. ESPLANADE HaLL, Beach Station, Williamstown (J. W. Greenev. Scle Proprietor,) The most up-to-date in the '"own. To let for Socials, Concerts, Dances, Weddings and Meetings. Tele. 186 W'stown. Dancing every Saturday Night. • Miss THORNQUEST, Ladies' Milliner, late. 10 Hopkins Street, has removed to 94 Nicholson St., Foots;ray. Hair dressed as usual. Comhings made up. Electric face and head massf^e. 1/6. Letters attended to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

O" BLIG JSTOTICES W H. FIELDING CASH GROCER AND PROVISION MERCHANT has been app ointed Wood, Coal and Coke Merch ant for the Civil Service Stores. — #T£tMf£/VHOUS£ <3Jr^.our Teas Specially Blended by: tlie Leading - Tea Experts. Best variety in the district to choose from. Farm Produce a Specialty, "'nod Coal and Co ke at lowest Prices. Families \ d on and O rders promptly delivered to of the surrou tiding district. 10 CANTERBURY ST., YARRAVILLE Something for the long winter nights Gramophone . and Phonograph musical instruments of all kinds. Easy terms arranged. BEN WILLIAMS Yarraville. A WISE _ aS^lia THE - ^ WISEST SELECTION one can make in this life is a HOME Claude Smith, Seddon, can supply you with any class of dwelling from £30 DEPOSIT, rent terms WHY DELAY? The only difference be tween renting and buying is the deposit Call, write, 'phone to day Railway Place Seddon CLAUDE SMITH Why People Suiter Be ause they have no j-r -■ Intelligence. * They e^ttoomuch meat fAN...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

GO FOR— High grade Goods at low^prices. _ _ Birthday and TO " Wedding Presents. Post Cards, Station ery, & Fancy Goods. LOW'S ANDERSONST. CO FOR— ELECTRICJJGHtf LAMPS. "TheOsram'' brightest and best The latest word in arti- T*ft ficiaJ lighting. 50 candle III power 3/- each. All sizes stocked. W. C. • LOW ' | niri'n - YARRAVILLE. - LUW O

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MOUNT LYELL SOCIAL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

MOUNT LYELL SOCIAL <#■ . The Mount Lyell Employees' held their annual social in the Cuming Institute on Saturday evening last, when pr zes won at the picnic held the previous Saturday, were presented ta the successful competitors by E. W. Trend, Esq, Works Man ager, who congratulated the winners of the various events, ■and also the committee, ar.d secretaries for the way they worked to make the picnic and Social the success they proved. He hoped that next year, the present cris<.s with the Powers would be over and they would be able to go back to the marine picnics which proved so enjoyable in former years. The Social proved the moskt successful, yet held by •4!H^c«^plpye^;-:^!isIly>30!0-bei^ present. Under the guidance of tha.t popular M.C.—Mr J. Mc Donald—dancing was indulged in ;and enjoyed by all, the evening being suitable for such a pastime. During the evening vocal items were rendered by Mr Will Wagstati and Mr Jim . Shannon, whicn ^ eie greatly ' app...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
How Australia Treats Germans. MINISTER'S MILD METHODS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

flow Australia Treats Germans. MINISTER S MILD METHODS. Senator Pearce, who is Minister for -UeiencB, stated a few days ago to a press representative that the Govern ment intended to continue the practice ot allowing Germans out on parole un °,vn words, '.'there is ^TStifioatioii for a-'c!iai)g';<" ThcTitti-' tude _is tolerably foolish in any case; but the Minister proceeds to make it more foolish by giving his reasons, rlere they are: "If we were within 20 miles of Germany, our practice might be different. As it is, we are taking reasonable precautions while acting with discretion and in as broad a spirit or tolerance as the circumstances will allow. Perhaps it would have been nearer the truth had Senator Pearce, who may be credited with a good grip ot the situation, said that he was tak ing such precautions as the majority of his colleagues in the Commonwealth Ministry would allow. 1 lie cry that we are too far away from the main theatre of hostilities to be concerned t...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CHARGE AGAINST YOUNG MAN WERE THE POLICE MISTAKEN? CASE ADJOURNED FOR FURTHER EVIDENCE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

I CHARGE AGAINST j YOUNG MAN WERE THE POLICE MISTAKEN? CASE ADJOURNED FOR FURTHER EVIDENCE . A young man "ained Fred Ray war 'defendant in two cases at Monday's Footscray Court, when he was charged -with having, on November 3. made use oc obscene language i» Droop street, and also with having behaved in an offen sive manner. Mr Secomb ap peared for Ray. • ■ '• Constable Carey stated that at 11-45 on the evening of November 3, he was on duty in Hopkins st, in company with Constable Hope, when he saw defendant, in com pany with four others, jostling and wrestling. Witness told them to conduct themselves better, and the men walked on to the corner of > Nicholson and Droop streets, where they again commenced to jostle one another. A short distance up Droop St, one of the five called qqt, "Come here, I will give you alityou want." Two of the five were arrested. On the *ay to the watch-house, defendant followed them, and made use of the words complained of. Ray—It is an absolute lie. M...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

Money to Lend on Deeds, Life Policies, Jewellery, Finance, Pianos, Furniture, without removal, or any Personal Security. Advances made for the purchase of Horses and Vehicles, repayment by. weekly- ..in stalments. Furniture bought in in solvent estates. , Strictly Private.— W. H. Birch, Oowper-strept, Foot#

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
The Unclaimed Million A Fascinating, Thrilling Serial The Unclaimed Million Published by arrangement with Ward, Lock, and Co., London and Mel bourne. [All Rights Reserved.] CHAPTER XV. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

8 ^ The Unclaimed Million A Fascinating, Thrilling Serial lire Unclaimed Million Bt hkrbebt maxwell. Published by arrangement with Ward, Lock, and Co., London and Mel bourne. fAll Rights Reserved. I CHAPTER XV. Therese seemed bitten with a very rage for charity. She studied the news papers diligently, ferreting out every . appeal that promised to afford occupa tion for her'secretary; for she had the sense to sea that i{ Harvey found his employment a sinecure, he would, as likely as not, throw it up and resort to other means for earning his bread and butter. And so the hospital that advertised its imminent necessity of closing a jvard or removing so many beds from lack of funds; the Convalescent. Home thai sought to add an extra wing for the nccummodation of the scores ol poor invalids that now elamourej. in vain for admission; the poor Rcotot ••villi a living worth less than £100 a year and a large family, who had in curred pressing parochial liabilities; the distressed gentlewoman,...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LOAD TOO HEAVY [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

LOAD TOO HEAVY On Monday, at the Footscray Court, John Cockbill was charged with "being the ovvner of a vehicle driven in the streets, carrying a greater load than that allowed bj? the Act." Mr Secoiad prosecutiM on behalf of the fl^utrcil, and Jjr Thomas appeared for the defence.* Evidence was tendered by the Inspector, M- C. Whitehead, that on November 14, he saw a horse and vehicle driven by one of defen dant's employes come out of the railway yards. He stopped the vehicle, and on having the load weighed, found that it weighed 2 ton 8 cwt, while 2 ton was the amount allowed under the Act. After other evidence had been given, defendant was fined 8/-, with A2/2/- costs.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CHAPTER XVI. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 5 December 1914

CHAPTER XVI. iherese was in no trim to transact business; she was irritable and dis iraitij. complaining of headache; yel n spite of Harvey's remonstrances, she insisted upon devoting- her personal at tention to such matters as required to be dealt with. To the points he submitted to hei she gave short and testy replies, gen erally unfavourable to the applicant? for charitable assistance; he duly not ing her instructions; until at last his entire absorption in the work of sort ing and analysing the mass of letters, unrl his calm businesslike method oi working, jarred raspingly on hei nerves: and she cried petulantly—— "Oh, say 'no' to everybody. I don": suppose one in a thousand of those heggin-.; letter writers is really to b; pitted. If they are poor, they have other compensations. I am probably more deserving of practical sympathy than the most stricken wretch of them all. Oh, put down your pen, Harvey; I.want to talk." "Fire away," he said, looking up foi a moment, "I can write ...

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