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POSTAL INFORMATION [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 6 April 1914
POSTAL INFORIMATION Letters-Half ounce or under ,, For every ounce "0 ° 1 Urgent Letters-For each Letter in addition to ordinary postage . Late fee .... 0 6 Letters-For every 'oz or under l Post Cards-each ... 0 2 Reply Post Uards-each . 1 Newspapers-4ozs d each * 0 3 Packets-Commercial and printed papers, maximum weight eb, dimensions not to exceed 1j length, Ift in depth or width, for every 2oz or fraction thereof 0 patterns and sampies. packets of merchandise, &c., maximum weight lib; dimension not to exceed 2ft in length, one foot in depth or width ; rate of postage for every joz. or fraction thereof . 0 l oAk- For every 4oz or under, up to 5b sl ... ... o Newspapers-For each newspaper0 01 Newspapers, magazines, and publi. cations, not published in the Com. monwealth, 2oz ... 0 Post cards-each . ... 0 Reply post cards-each .,. 0 1 Letter cards-2 for ... ... 0 2 Registration fee ... 0 Parcel llb or under ... .. Parcel, each extra lb or under ... 0 1
ORDINARY TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 6 April 1914
ORDINARY TELEGRMdS. Town and suburban, within precribed limits, or within fifteen miles from the send. ing station, inoluding address and signutour not exceeding sixteen words) 9d. Esed additional word, Id. Other places withiu the St:to, except torn and suburban, including address and siFgn' ture (not exceeding sixteen words) 9d. additional word, Id. Interstate, i.e., from any one state tos?, other state, including address and sign,? not exceeding sixteen words), is. . additional word, Id. e On telegrams rom and to Tasmanisa charges to be those mentioned above _ cable oharges added which at the preU time is jid per word. Double the foregoing rates to be .h.. for transmission of telegrams on So i Christmas Day, and Good Friday, . urgent telegrams. The foregoing rates are exolasive of P~o' age charges.
RATES OF COMMISSION. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 6 April 1914
RATES OF COMMISSION. Money Urders ayvaie in V~eourn. Any sum not over £5, d ; over £5, but not over £10, is; over £10, but not over £?l, Is 6d; over £15, but not over £'0, 's. SOrders ayable in New oouth Wolel, Queensland, South Anstra?a, New Zelard, Tasmania, and Western Anusralia. Not over £3, 6d; not over 5, l1 no. over £7, is 6u; not over £il10, 's; ' Ot ovTr £18, 2s 6d; not over £15, S? not over .?8. 3s Gd; not over £20, 4s. Money Orders by Telegraph, To New South Wales, Queens~and, Sout Australia Tasmania, and Perth (Weesem Austraha) Charge for a messge in sdd~ftioc /to above rates. MONEY ORDERS. United Kingdom and other British Possest ions or Foreign Countries, 6d for eath £1, and fraotion of £1. POSTAL NOTES, Postal notes may be obtained at any Pos Office in Victoria. Hours of payment l0an , to 5 p.m. The following are the denominstion the notes, and the poundage, or price oarge for them :--ls, djd; d, i d; 2s, id; 12s & Id; 3s, id 3s 6d, ld; 4s, Id ; 4s dd, Id; 5s,...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 6 April 1914
$WACBNG AND R EF R~SH~gINVG' o ~ d'" /~~~~J. '1 *1 I Brew~ Aent.i Watv Minu~W5 14.ti kinpers, BakeuI, and R~S&rn~ Resm& Con'apgw!ettce ~nvttd m M Artidw mind In the - ~ds Note Addree- 'I 304 FLINDERS STUCET, *ILSOtMNL .M.ODER? MEDICINE. 1f any man in sickness aquirus, th, doctor oominos and talks of germs and quotes s6me La'tin verbs, and says that there on all fours, and eat some grass and herbs. The doctors have such freakish cures ithat niIan by preference endurles his sickness.while Ihe o.ut; he'll nmrse his bruises and his gEalls"in soli tude, where he recalls this good, old fashioned plan. In oldit days--ala.s, I they're sped !---the sick mairn could re main in bed and groan and kick with Zest; the doctor camne and gave ohim dope, and said:. "You'll soon be well. I hope, but what you -need is rest.!" Ah, yes, nty friends, in by-gone time, the sanwbones, with his skill sublime, would order rest and peaeoo; but n'ow iheo teeters to, your couch and says you tie a....
New Railway Fares. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 6 April 1914
New Railway Fares. ta Yingle a" lst 2nd lot Port Faihy to- - 31sd Melbourne... 28a Od 1Ss 8d 46s 10d 31 9d Geelong ... 21s 4d 14s 2d 35s 6d 3 8d Ballarat .29s 4d 198 Sd 498a d 352s Colac . 13s 8d 9s 2dd 22a 10 Camperdown 9s 6d 68 4d 15e d rerang ... 7E 4d 48 IOd 128e-d Warrnambool 3e 2d 2a 2d 51 2d 18 Koroit i... 8d s 2dd 2I 10d I Moyne .. d 6d Isa ld Hamilton ... 9 od 6s 4d 15lsa 1d Rosebrook.. 4d 2d l o d Kirkstall ... le 2d od 2 lOd Croselev . 4d 10d 28 2d Printed nd Pnblished by the sole * ' EDwA"B HANLETY, at .?O . Sackville-stree, Port FBiry, -;: Vrit*ur,
Port Fairy Macarthur Railway Line. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 6 April 1914
Port Fairy Macarthur Rail way Line. &nbsp; The Railways Standing Committee &nbsp; (Messrs S. Barnes, J. W. Billson, E. C. &nbsp; Warde, M's.L.A., and the Hons. A. &nbsp; Hicks, and D. Melville, M's.L,C.) took &nbsp; evidence at the following places on Saturday : BYADUK. There was a very large gathering of farmers, their wives and daughters at d the commodious public hall, when the committee arrived there on Saturday b afternoon.: The products this splendid a district is capable of producing were neatly arranged in the hall near the stage. Magnificent samples of fruit, I cereals and root crops, were on exhibi tion, as well as some choice butter pro duced at the local butter factory. The display could not help but attract, and Sonlookers expressed admiration at what they saw and the great protentialities of i Sthe district if it but could be developed by 1 Smeans of closer communication with-the markets of the State. G. A. Christie, farmer, owni...
Port Fairy Borough [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
Port Fairy Borough -00 Province Western-Members.-tions W S. Manifold, E. S. White, M.L.C's Member-Mr J. Duffus, M.L.A. Created July, 1856. Proclaimed a Borough, 1863. Name changed from Belfast to Port Fairy 27th May, 1887. Area-5902 acres. Pon'tlation - 2000. Number of dwellings-429. Valuation £14,422 for 1912-13; £14,441 for 1913-14. Rate-2s in pound for 1913-14. Revenue £4,858 for 1913-14. Number of Assess ments-675. Ratepayers in Rate Book-500. on the Voters' Roll-480. Mayoral allow ance-£30. Loans-Acts 1112 and 1552-£5,624 13s 9d ; Sinking Fnnd-£300 13s 9d. UOUnOILLORS. J. Gray, Port Fairy, retires Aug, 1914 D. McL llan, Port Fairy, retires Aug, 1914 H. Swano, Po~t Fairy, ,, Aug. 1914 *T. H. Storey, Port fairy, retires Aug. 1915 H. S. Bailey, Port Fairy, retires Aug. 1915 Jas. Goldie, Port Fairy, retires Aug. 1915 G. Brown, Rosebrook, retires August 1916 A. H. Noar, Port Fairy, retires Aug. 1916 P. McBeth, Port Fairy, retires August, 1916 * These have occupied the mayoral chair....
Port Fairy Telephone Exchange LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
Port Fairy Telephone Exchange LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. 1. Sh ipping Office 21. J. C. McCallum 2. Lighthouse 22 H. Lyfield 3. Powell and Sons 23. R. A. Gibson 4. J. Goldie - 24. Postmaster 5. J. Gray and Co; 25. M. Devereux 6. Hospital 26. Saltau and Son 7. Town Hall 27. Mr Powling's 8. H. Swann House 9. Guyett and Sons 28. Rev Jessop 10. E. W. Powling 29. Police Station (Office) 30. Dr Lyons 11. Railway Station 31. J. C. Holden & Co 12. Star of the West Office 13. 32 Mrs Whiting 14. E. Hanley 33. F. Freckleton Gazette 34. N. Corson 15. Dr Orchard 35. J. Gauley 16. Douglas House 36. J. C. Holdenhonse 17. C. Jago 37. Jas.Boyd, Sol'tor 18, Com'ercial Hote 38. W. J. Tyler 19. Cramond's 39. Father O'Regan 20. H. G. Wilson
LAW RELATING TO NEWSPAPERS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
LAW REtLATINf TO NEWSPAPERS. 1 Subsoribers who do nct give express notice to the contrary are considered as wish ing to CONTINUE their subscription 2. If subsoribers order the discontinuance of their periodicals, the publisher may con tinue to send them until ARREARs are paid 3. If subscribers refuse or neglect to take I periodicals from the office to which they are directed, they are RESPONSIBLE until they have settled their bills, and ordered the periodicals to be discontinued 4. If subscribers remove to other places without informing the publishers, and the papers are sent to their former direction, the subscribers are responsible 5. The courts have decided that " refusing to take periodicals from the office or removing or leaving them uncalled for is prima facia evidence of intentional FRAUD 6. If subscribers pay in advance for a periodical, they are bound to give NOTICE to the publisher, at the end of the time, that they do not wish to continue taking it, other wise the publish...
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSES Melbourne .. Geelong . - Colac ... ... Daily:Eat ,1l2.50 p.m Warrnambool and 10 p.m. Koroit . T.P.O. SDaily, at 12.50'p.m 3.30 p.m., (Thurs Hamilton - day and Friday ex I cepted) and10:p.m Thursday., Byaduk ...... Macarthur .- . Broadwater .,. . Daily, tat3.303p.m, Orford . ... Koroit . : Crossley .. Killarney ... I dRosebrok - aily at 3.30 p.m) Port Fairy North .., Portland ... Narrawong ' I Sundays, Tuesdays Tyrendarra - ... and Thursdays, at Codrington ._ .., 10 p.in. Yambuk ..- ... MAILS ARRIVE, Melbourne 12.45 a.m. and 3.5 p.m. daily. T.P.O. ... .. 3.50 p.m.daily. Goecelong I D.:~~~16.m Terang Daily, at 12.45 a.m. Colas .. ... f and 3.50 p.m. Warrnambool: .. 12.45 a.m. and 3.50 p.m. daily. S Daily, at 11.45 a.m. Kori... ... .. 3.50 p.m. and 12.45 3 a.m. Hamilton . Daily 12.15 p.m., J Friday and Satur. day, 12.45 a.m. Byaduk Macarthur iroadwater .. Daily, at 12.15m p. 3rford rosesley ... Killarney Rosebrook ' Daily, at 11.45 a.m Port Fairy No...
Sporting. PENSHURST RACES. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
Sporting. PENSHURST ' RACS. The Penshurst Racing club will hold a meeting on Easter Monday, and as there is every promise of good fields for the various events, visitors to this club's races are assured of a good afternoon's sport. Special trains will run to Pens hurst, and the train from the Port Fairy station is timed to leave at 9.25 on the morning of the races. Appended are the weights: Trial Handicap-El Bro 9.7, Parolles 8.12, Nat Kirk 8.9, Pirateer 8.7. Ornate 7.11, Me Smith 7.0, Cudgee 6.9, New Fly 6.7. Hurdle Race-Fulcrum 11.9, Battle ship, Emerald Dale 11.5, Ricochet 10.10, Kaze 10.3, Black Flag 9.10, Bute 9.9, The Prune, Nilka 9.5, Scotch Mixture, Haymow 9.0 Penshurst Cup-Prince Kirk 9.0, Mc Culloch 8.9, Mirene, Vodski 8.7, Moun tain Oak, Wiridgil 8.5, Golden Princess 8.0, Last Sheaf 7.10, The Prune, Massey, Asterbert 7.7, Glenkirk, Coupar, Beven ski 7.0, Darlington 6.7. Pony Race-Miss Velocipede 9.0, Ro luma, 8.10 Sweet Alice 8.2, Beryl 8.0, Assembler 7.9, Sylvia 7.5, Las...
Courts of Petty Sessions. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
Courts of Petty Sessions, The Police agistrate (Mr U. Williams will visit the undermentioned places on the dates specified: PORT PFAIRY, Tuesdays, 10 a. m, July 7 May 5 August 4 June 2 September 1 HEYWOOD, Thursdays, 10.30 a.m. April 23 July 16 May 28 August 13 June 18 September 10 KOROIT, Fridays, 11 a.m. April 17 July 17 May 15 -- August 14 June 19 September 11 MAcARTHUR, Tuesdays, 11 a.m. May 12 August 11 June 16 September 8 July 14 PENSHURST, Thursdays, 11 a.m, April 9 July 9 May 14 August 6 June 4 September 17 PORTLAND, Saturday, 10 a.m. May 9 August 8 June 13 September 5 July 11 WARRNAMBOOL, Mondays, 10 a.m. April 20 July 6, 20 May 4, 18 August 3, 17, 31 June 1, 22 Sept. 14, 28 --o-
CALEDONIAN SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
CALEDONIAN SPORTS. The following are the handicaps for the pedestrian events' to be run in con nection with the sports at Warrnam bool on Easter Monday : 130-E. V. Brown 12 yards, T. C. Brown, 121, T. Jamieson, M. B. Wedd 13, G. Jenkins, B. Batterbee, L. G. Bris tow 14k, G. McLennan, J. C. Bartlett 15, J. A. McKinnon 15k, V. Mott, R. Jamie son, A. Ross, J. J. Cook 16, T. Toletman, E. Chaponel, J. McCullough, J. Kelson, G. Pollock 16k, T. Moynahan, A. J. Lineen, B. Buchanan, M. P. Cranston 17. 100 Yards.-E. V. Brown 6 yards, J. C. Brown, T. Jamuieson, M. B. Wedd 6j, G, Jenkins, B. Battarbee, L. G. Bristow 7k, G. McLennan 8, J. A. McKinnon, V. Mott, R. Jamieson A. Ross. J. J. Cook 8k, T. Tolenian, E, Chaponel, J. Kelson, J. McCullough, G. Pollock, D. Johnson, R. A. Finney 9, T. Moynahan, M. P. Cranston, B, Buchanan, J. Arundel 9k. 440 Yards-T. Jamnieson 25 yards, L. G. Bristow 28, J. C. Brown 29, G Mc Lennan 30, J. C. Bartlett 31, A. Ross, J. A. McKinnon, J. C. Cook, F. Miller 34, Tol...
BRIEF NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
BRIEF NEWS. W, T. Mansfied was fined £5 at Mortlake for the careless use of fire which resulted in 400 acres of grass being burnt. Mr Oman, M.L.A., has been appointed chairman of the Skipton Railway Construction Trust. SWEARS BY IT My little grandchild Olive was attacked with bronchitis, and nothing I tried did her any good, says Mrs E. Headifen, 186 Tasman Street, Newtown, N.Z. Having seen Cham berlain's Cough Remedy advertised as being most effective in the treatment of bronchitis I thought I would try it. I did so, and it gave her immediate relief from the first dose. Now I swear. by Chamuerlain's Cough Remedy. For sale by N. Corson. Chemist Eighty pound, rails are being used to replace. the existing ones on the Port Fairy line.. HACKING COUGH For about two years my son Edio had a nasty hacking cough, says Mr Albert W. Coleman, Caramba, Mrncur Street, Dulwich Hill, jN.S.W. Then I gave him Chambor. lain's Congh Remedy, and after a few doses noticed he had greatly improved. Before ...
CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
-0 CRICKET. The following are the scores of the cricket match, played 6l Saturday, be tween Yambuk and Port Fairy : Yambuk-M. Leddin, c McKechnie, b Maloney, 1; Barker, b McLellan, 0; W. Sinnott'b McLellan, 3; Payne, b ZcLel lan, 0; T. Leddin, b Young, 5; Keating, b Maloney, 0; W. ILeddin, b McLellau, 1, T. Sinnott, c and b MeLellan, 3; .1I. Gleeson, b McLellan, 2; R. Hindhaugh, not out, 1; Brown, b McLellan, 3; sundries, 5; total, 24. D. McLellan captured 7 wickets for 6 runs, Young 1 for 2, and Maloney 2 for II. Port Fairy Young, c M, Leddin, b T. Leddin, 13; Dave Maloney, c Barker, b T. Leddin, 6; J. McKechnie, b W. Sinnott, 7; K. McCallum, not out, 38; D. McLellan, b W. Sinnott, 1; Loughnan, b W. Sinnott, 11; N. McKechnie, c and b W. Sinnott, 3; Stedman, c and b T. Leddin, 14, J. McCallum, not out, 18; sundries 2; total for S wickets, 114. W. Sinnott secured 5 wickets for 18 runs, and T. Leddin 3 for 31; Keating, Brown, Payne and Barker also had a try with the ball but failed to...
The English Mails. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
The Englsh Mails. Mails, for English and Continental ports close at 1 p.m. at the local post office on the following dates : Thursday, Agril 16 Knowledge is power. Your pathway smoothed. When in doubt, troubled or worried write tome. Advice sound and reasonable. Send thumb imprints, sped men of handwriting, age, nare , address and 3s p.n. to help to defray postagen'an cost of large sand valuable writing-won. derful test descriptive matter.- I shall give you a large and interesting delinea tion, free of charge, to advertise my suc cess. Permanent address: -Madame Yvvone d'Albeit, Industrial Chambers, King William-street,. Adelaide, South Australia; Note.-Only to those who send 38 will a reply be sent. Bombardier Wells, of boiing fme, is 6 fee 3.inche' in bh ght.
TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 April 1914
TENNIS. On Saturday afternoon last, at the local gardens, Port Fairy played a visit ing team from Koroit. The match re sulted in an easy win for the locals. Afternoon tea was provided by the ladies of the home team and was much appre ciated by all present. The details of the play were as follows :-Troy and K. McCallum lost to Eccles and Bertrand, 9-10. Dr Orchard and C. McLellan beat Barker and Gibson, 10-6. Dr Orchard and Miss Whiting beat Eccles and Miss Cato 6-2. Troy and Miss Kell beat Bertrand and Miss Etherton, 6-2. Dr Orchard and C. McLellan beat Bertrand Bros., 6-1, and Goble and Gibson 6-2. Port Fairy, 5 sets, 43 games; Koroit, 1 set, 22 games.