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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 25 April 1914
SPECIAL NOTiCB. -SEDDON WOOD YARD. Carson & Peacock, (Successors to H. Jenkins.) 87 GamonSt., Seddon. Beg to inform the Residents that hey are prepared to supply prompt ly Wood, Coal, and Coke to all parts of the District. Tele. 189Footscray. Ashes Supplied. Light Carting Done. Mechanics' Institute Nicholson St, Footscray Subscription 2/6; per Quarter Open every , evening 7 to to Saturdays 2 to 5 p. m Library contains over 5000 volumes. Scienti c, Fictional and Reference. The _ ending Rooms are supplied witp the Dai y and '"Weekly newspapers antl Magazines and Scientific Journals. Smoking and Billiard oonis. Ladies' 'Room, Hall and Committee Rooms to let for all purposes at moderate rate", particulars of which may be obtained on application to the Librarian. New members and vis'tors cordially nvited. J, Johnstone, Secretary. P. Tohnstoue.Librnrian THE PEOPLE'S STORE. Jas. ' Grocers, Fruiterers an&lt;tc Confeetionera. • - Dealers in Fancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pipes; FISHI...
AMUSEMENTS. Dramatic and Vocal Entertainment. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 25 April 1914
AMUSEMENTS. Dramatic and Vocal Enter tainment. « • » « • The Federal Hall, Footscray, was crowded on Monday evening laat, when a dramatic and vocal entertainment was given by Miss Jean Stewart and pupils, assisted by leading artists. The proceeds were in aid of the Footscray Ladies' Benevolent Society, and the 'entertainment was an unqualified success from every standpoint. The Mayor presided. The excep tionally large audience was special ly gratifying to the proinotors, and the coticert was adjudged by many to be one of the best yet held in the district The various items in the leugthy program were received with rounds of applause, and several ar tists were encored. One of the most interesting items was a humor ous sketch, "The Power of Music" the performers, Miss Jean Stewart as Sophie Armytage, and Mr Harry ■Yewers as Frank Armytage, excel ling themselves. A dramatic scene "The Deceitful Miss Smiths," was given with good effect, the various characters being well portrayed by the ...
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street) to YARRAVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 25 April 1914
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street)* to YARRAVILLE. WEEK DAYS—5.47 a.m., 6.58, 6.2 6.16, 6.31, 6.55a 6.57, '.18, 7.40, 7.54a, | 7.58, 8.25, 8.48, 9., 9.34, 9.55, 10.24, 10.58, 11.28, 12p.m., 12.18, 12.27, 12.42, 1.5, 1.25, 1.45, 2.5, 2.30, 2.47, 8.2, 3.80, 4.4, 4.30, 4.09. 5.5, 5.19, 5.20n, 5.32*, 5.34, 5.45, 5.52, 6.2, 6.10, 6.27, 6.39, 6.59, 7.27, 7.54, 8.28, 9., 9.84, 9.57 10.12f, 10.29, 10.5J, 11.23, 11.4&, 11.55. SATURDAYS—5.47, 5.58, 6.2, 6.16, 6.31, 6,36, 6.42, 6.57, 7.18, 7.40, 7.54a, 7.58, 8.25, 8.48," 9.0.i 9.34, 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, 1.32, 1.44, 1.59, 2.7», 2.20, 2.38. 3.2, 3.85, 4.4, 4.30, 4.52, '5.5, 5.30, 5.32, 5.52, 6.16, 6.37, 6.48, 6;59, 7.261 7.56, 8.28, 9.5, 9.84» 9.57, 10.12, 10.25, 10.38, 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, 1.35, 1.52, 2.15, 2.87, 3.15., S./5, 4.15, 4.45, 5.15, 5.31, 5.45., 6.15, 6.45, 7.15, 7.80, 7.45 8.15.,...
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 25 April 1914
BUSINESS. DIRECTORY ESPLANADE HrfXL, Beach Station, Williamstown (J. W. Greeney. Scle Proprietor,) ■ The most up-to-date in the Town. To let for Socials. Concerts, Dances, Weddings and Meetings. Tele. 186 W'stown. Dancing every Saturday Night. BANKO OINTMENT—One trial will prove it a healing salve for animal wounds- It cures galls -while the horse is worked. Sold iii tins one' shilling: and upwards: Depot 124' Barkly St, Footscray.'
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 25 April 1914
PROFESSIONAL Notice is hereby given that Mr William Brocket, solicitor, having taken into partnership Mr Walter Kfmp, theirbumneea will in future be carried on under the etyl > BROCKET and KEMP. ! SOLICITORS, 237 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. 36 Paisley "Street, Footscray. TBWPSONB3—3481 Central " —149 Footscray. Trust Foods to lend atCnrreut Rate JAMES HAIL Solicitor and Conveyancer LOMBARD BUILDINGS ^ QUEEN STREET MELBOURNE Telephone—3273 Central, OFFICE:—Mr C- Farnbach's offices, Irving Street Footscray, and Anderson Street, Yarraville. Mr Hall attends Footscray office on Mondays and Thursdays (court morning) between 9 and 10 a.m. . ^ tcvseehis clients. " Has Trust Monies to lend on free hold Security". gECOMB ^ WOODFULL SOLICITORS A. C. Secomb—Commissioner of Supreme Court Victoria. Sth Aus tralia, New Zealand A. H. WOODFULL, L.L.M, Commissioner W. A. Town Office—Prell's Buildings, 60 Queen St, Melb- Phone 5705 • « • • MrSecomb's private residence is: Buckley Street, Footscray, ...
Yarraville Shooting COSTELLO BEFORE THE COURT. Accused Acquitted [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 25 April 1914
Yarraville Shooting COSTELLO BEFORE THE COURT. Accused Acquitted ^ The JTootscray Court was crowded 011 Thursday,; when Ivuby C'osSeilo, armddlo-ag^yi. woman, was charged with : having, on April 15 at Yarra ville, feloniously shot -at John Breheny with intent- to murder him. Mr William Mitchell, (chairman), Cr W. II. Fielding-, and Dr G. L. McCarthy J's.P., comprised the Bench. Sub Inspector Shaw _nrosecuted,. and Mr P. J. Ridgeway ap peared for the accused. Slib-Inspector Shaw, in open ing the case, said tiiat on April 15, a man named John Breheny, was delivering- cordials at a shop in Yarraville, and was taking out some empty bottles when Costello entered and pointed a revolver at him. The revolver went oil when Breheny struck it up. Not a ivord was spoken by either Breheny or the woman. Later on, Costello was arrested at East Brunswick. She then said that she had no intention of shooting Breheny, but that she went out to Yarraville to give Breheny a letter, and took the revolver ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
SPECIAL NOTICE. .-SUNSHINE RESIDENTS cannot do rhetter tha* PATRONISE— J- W McGRATH& Co "The Sunshine" (GROCERS. PROVISION ND GENERAL MERCHANTS For Ml their household requisites, including Ironmongery, Furniture, Clothing, He's Mid Shoes, etc, also •SPOUDND COL til iver ed dail y at City pricn=. HOUSE Ai^D LAND AG NTS. Sunshine Fruit and Vegetable mart Hampshire Road Mrs W. Roberts, Proprietress. Fresh fruit daily.- Families waited v _ on for orders SUNSHINE COFFEE PALAGE. Mrs BEALE, Proprietress. First-claps accomodation for boarders withal onie comforts, Electric light, hot hncl cold baths. 'i\vo pianou. Tele 26, ms-moderate. 'Blair Athol; HAMPSHIRE RD No 1 Sunshine Dairy. F. MADLER. JDEVONSHIKB find CORNWALL HIjS, supplies families with pure Milk daily is. holesome and Retail -front her picked dairy herd One Cowa's mijk for in fants supplied. . ' SUNSHINE ESTATE AGENT. E. R. CLARK, BLAIR ATHOL COFFEE PALACE. Tele Ftotscray 264M. Land and allotments ju all parts of this no...
SUNSHINE NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
SUNSHINE NEWS. On May 30, the Druids lollge has arranged to tender the football club a complimentary d^nce. • ■ « " An extra train will run on the Sunshine line on week days and Saiurdays, leaving- Spencer street for St. Albans at 5! 36 a.m re turning at 6.18 a.m and arriving; Spencer street 6.51 a.m On week days and Saturdays the 9 a.m train Spencer street to West Footscray will be extended to Sunshine from Spencer street nt 9 26. a.m. The 11.38 a.m Sunshilie train ou week days will be extended to St Albans, returning at 12,21 p.m and an extra train will leave Spencer street at 2.15 pm for Sunshine, returning at 3 p.m for Spencer street. On Saturdays the 4 16 p.m to West Footscray will be altered to 4.3 p.m and extended to Sunshine and returning Sunshine to Spencer St , at 4 33 p.m. On week days and Saturdays the S 10 p.m train to West Footscray will Be extended to Sunshine, returning at 8.33 p.m for Spencer street. On Sundays the 8 22 p m and 9.32 p.m trains from Flinders street t...
The Meehld News The moving finger writes, and having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel hall a SATURDAY, MAY 2nd. 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
The moving finger writes, and having writ * Movea on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel hall a line . . Nor all thy tear* wash out a word of It. SATURDAY, MAY 2nd. 1914 • The Yarraville Band will play selections in the Simpson Street reserve on Sunday afternoon. Th&lt;r Footscray Council again had the proposed new building regulations under considerat ion on Tuesday. The regulat ion's were adopted in committee and will be submitted to the council in about a month's time. v. i • • • • The Workers Educational As sociation applied to the Foot scray Council on Tuesday for permission to use the town hall for a lecture on "Co-opcr at on" to be held on May 5th. Tae reqhest was granted. » ♦ # * » Recently a now registrar of births and dcaths^was appointed for Maid stone, MflBPV. Studd, and during the week tlio first birth was registered un der tlio now registrar. * * # # > At the meeting of tlio Footscray branch P.L.C. on Tuesday, Mr. A. D. Jones reported on ...
BRITISH ASSOCIATION. SPOTSWOOD beat PRAHRAN. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
BRITISH ASSOCIATION. SPOTSWOOJD beat PRAHRAN. I The .Spotswood Jtootball. club (first team) met Praliran'. last Saturday at Sjpotswood,. and scored a victory by one: goal. Praliran were the first to make , play, and notched - first goal. .LiuSi was followed; a few minutes later by a goal for the home team, Grieves be ing the kicker. The visitors^ scored again from a penalty lack, and at half-time neld a lead of two goals to one. In the second half Prahran added another goal, but Spotswood z-allied and scored two goals in a couple of minutes,'Soames and Mullett being the kickists. M d-field play followed. [The visitors were awarded a penal ty kick, but .failed to score, the goal-ireeper (Gilbesthorpe), "s'aving" well. Spotswood „ dashed away, and Soames scored their fourth goal. The . result was as follows:—Spots- • wood 4 goals, Pra,hran 3 goals ; -To-day Spotswood will play ~ Birmingham Vic at Spotswood . The teitm is as follows?.—Gil berthorpe (goal) Russell,, and". Soames (full b...
YARRAVILLE BAPTIST WIN [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
YAlUiAYlLLE BAPTIST WIN The match, between the Yar raviilo baptist, and fcit. J ude s (Carlton) .resulted in a win lor the former. The scores were.— Yarraville Baptist iu goals 2'6 behintts, St, Jude's 2 goals 4 behinds. Goal-Kickers for the winners were K. Jones (Hj, £>. Jones (2), C. Jiice (2j, .Lewis, s2j, A. omerdon (2;, tt. i'an nell (2), G. button and E h.dis iJest players for the .Baptist were G.: AlcDotiald, fc>. bhep herd, A. Paiinell, A. bmerdon, and \Y. Lewis. t The secretary oi the iarra ville baptist i'.G. acknowledge with tlianivs the sum oi JLU/ from Mx- A. Sutherland. Today, the Yafraville Jju.pt ist. .play Carlton .(Jiiurou oi Christ at Carlton, van leave the station at 2 o'cIock sharp. Ihe secretary oi tho i'oot lootball club wishes to ack nowledge with thaiiKS the iol lowing donations:—JiLesses xiutl son and Duglas .L2-2-U, Mr W. Samson and At., Maloney J^i-1-0 each, Mrs AitKen .ti-l-u Mr \v. . Gallant 10/0. Tho i'"ootscray team- again at, Hawthorn to^aa^j w...
FOOTSCRAY JUNIORS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
FOOTS (JiiAY J UA'IOES. The Jb'ootscray Juniors met Port Melbourne o tauors on Saturday 011 tile lattersigrounu After an interesting- game ox up-and-down play, thei matrix resulted in a win for Ports, who held the lead throughout,, i'oo tseray were represented ny Hughes (~j, lvelleher, b tew art, (2), ALcComche, Hicuey, David son,, Walters, Wilkinson, Green wood, Wood, McCarthy, .brad ley, .Marris, Walton, ALoWilliani •Johnson, and Dougherty, jlo day I'ootseray meet Liamber well at the western reserve.
"NOT FIT TO WORK." [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
( "NOT FIT TO WORK." TTTT On Thursday, at the Foot scray Court, James Murray was charged with having des erted from the ship; "Killarney' at Yarraville on April 18. Captain "Hrown stated that Murray was a carpenter on the ship, and deserted it at Yarra ville'. __Mr Mitcjiell—Are you prepar-,. ed to go back ?. ? Defendant—No, I am not fit to work.' The bench remanded Murray for seven days for medial ex amination.
YAIREA VILLE V. PRESTON. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
YAIREA VILLE V\x PRtLtSTUiN. This afternoon; Yarraville will play their second match of the season, wiien they meet lJreston on the latter s ground J_iOcal players and supporters are requested to catch tiie i.isi train irom Yarraville. The secretary oi the Yarra ville football club \,Jli.r Jjave Tres trail) aciuiowledges receipt of the • following donations:— Messrs Thos 1'arry and J. iNecker lU/li each mr U. l&lt;orge
DROVE ON WRONG SIDE ACCIDENT OCCURS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
DROVE ON WRONG SIDE ACCIDENT OCCURS At the Footscray Court on Thursday, Charles Frederick Grali, a youth employed.by D. Munro, of [Braybrook, was charged with driving on the wrong side of the road. Mr. Secomb appeared for the def ence. Walter Charles, carriage builder, stated' that on the evening' of April 20, he was dr ving a pony and jinker along the right side of Victor ia street,, when.defendant drove up on the wrong side of the road and collided with his veh icle, the result being that the whole of the' occupants of the jinker- were thrown out. Thq defence was that there was a considerable quantity of new metal on the road, and de 'fondant had to go on his wrong side to escape it. Mr Mitchell, J.P. said' that the bench were unanimous. De fendant would be fined 30/-, with 11./6 costs. Mr Secomb asked for a stay He did not agree with the de cision. Mr Mitchell—We are five to your one. Mr Secomb—But you have been .wrong before^ :Mr Mitchell—Next'case. Mr Secomb—I take it that you ...
YARRAVILLE v SOUTH MELB. DISTRICT. LOCALS PLUCKY FIGHT AGAINST BIGGER ORPONENTS. FAULTY GOAL KICKING. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
YAR11AV1LLE v S.OUTH MJiIlB. JUiaTltiOT. LOCALS PLUCKY JjtffUiT AGAINST BiGGJDJLi OKfOiS Mi'l'S. ^ * * * * * % FAULTY GOAL K1CJK1MG. A few- weeks back it seamed unlikely that Yarraville \*ouitl have a team. of footuailerai this year, but a comparatively new executive, took charge of ilLiairs with Have Trestraii at the head and they succeeded in ^curing a very fair team, comprised tor tiie greater part hi local juniors, with only a few o£ last) season's players, wliii'o not one senior player was included in the team. On Saturday after noon last they played their opening match of the season on s the Yarraville ground in the presence of a good number of onlookers. Their opponents were South Melbourne uistrict, the. ,Jtsrignt(on juniors ol la.su year, a combination of'big strong and well-trained foot ballers, who were much heav ier than the locals. The ground was in excellent order for ioot . ball, and a good game resulted Up to within ten minutes of the last quarter the play was even, ...
Cr Jenkins and Labor League [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914
Cr Jenkins and Labor League The secretary of the Yarraville Labor League wrote to Cr H Jenkins early last week asking him to resign his seat in the Footscray council as the representative of the Labor party on the ground that he had lost the confidence of the party. The secretary oh Saturday received a reply simply acknowl edging receipt of the letter. During the week. Cr Jenkins left on a trip to the Old Country, so nothing further is likely to be heard on the matter until his return.