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Preston Methodist Sunday School. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

Preston Methodist Sunday School. The following ara the names of the stallholders ana winners in connection with the recent chrysanthemum fair. The committee desires to express thanks to all who assisted to make the fair such a success:— Ladies' Fancy — Mesdames Knee, Nankervis, Crispe, and MissCrispe. Ladies' Useful—Mesdames Bell and Wyatt. Produce — Mesdames Harvey and Thomas, and Misses Harvey and Mur ray, and Mr. \V. Barrow. Cake Stall—Miss Hembry. Flower—Mrs. E. Nankervis, and Misses Thomas and Trembath. Guild—Misses Hill, Grierson, Gamble, Ward, Nankervis, Oates and A. Wyatt. Lolly—Misses Tidd, Bussell, Abbey, and James. Young Men's—Messrs Cathie, Rowe, Mather, Orton, Gamble, McDonald and C. Mather. Post Office—Miss Bussell and class of girls, also George Jones (postman). Refreshment—This stall was well managed with the Misses Seymour, Reynolds and Rowe in charge, assisted by Mrs. Mills, Misses L. Harvey, V. and 0. Callander, Wyatt, with Mrs. Fowler and Miss Thomson as cashiers...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PLYING IN EXCELSIS. WHAT ENGLAND IS DOING. A DAY AT AN AERODROME. AIR-JAUNTS FOR THE PEOPLE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

PLYING IN EXOELSIS; . WHAT ENGLAND IS D01NC1. A DAY AT AN AERODROME. Alll-JAUNTS FOR THE PEOPLE., Thoro is no doubt that wo shall have aorlal vessels ' of tlio' heavier- ; thari-alr typo of the sizo of ship's,' carrying many hundreds of pas songors. Tlioy will cross tho Atlantic lii a day with the safety and cortainty of express trains. 1 hope to cross" to Now York hi this way to myself quo day. . —Claudo Grnlmino-AVlilte. Tlila la wlint Mr. Claude Grahamo Whltc, ono of Britain's first and best aviators, and now tlio managing direc tor of tho London Aerodrome at Ilen don, 111 the north-west of llondon, says In ono of tho programmes" of, racing connected with that venture. l-Io says other things In tlio programme. But it Is not so much what lie says that' must appear startlingly novol to far away Australians as what Is con tained in that programme. There aro 1G pages of it. It costs twopence. But it is surely the most revolution ary programme in tho world, just as II011 (Ion is tho m...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The People's Liberal Party. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

The People's Liberal Party. The lodge room of the Northeote town hall was crowded last Wednesday even ing upon the occasion of the annual meeting of the combined branches of the People's Liberal Party, MrM. A. Towler presiding. Election of officers resulted— Men's section.—Chairman, Mr. W. Ray; vice-chairman, Mr. A. MeDougall; secretary, Mr. H. S. Babbage; treasurer, Mr. F. Kowe; committee, Messrs C. Reid, W. Lee-Barker, J. Whiteway, W. Masson, R. H. Taylor, J. Klenke; dele gates to annual conferen«e, Messrs W. Kay, Babbage, Reid and McDougall; electorate committee, Messrs Kay, Cab bage, Reid and Masson; press correspon dent, Mr. Babbage. Women's section.—President, Mrs. B. Dennis; vice-president, Miss Wetten hall: secretary, Mrs. S. Babbage; treas urer, Mrs. Moody; committee, Mes danies Bunnetts, Ziekell, Nicol, Thomas, and M isses Lam ley and M cDougall; dele gates and electorate committee, Mes dames Dennis and Nicol, and Misses Lamley and Wettenall. It was decided to actively sup...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Even Chances. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

Even Chanccs. Detectivo (investigating case In connection with oflicc) to otllce boy: Who arrives at the ollico flrat in the morning, Mr. Jones or his partner? Onico L.. Somotiines one, some times tho other, sir. Detective: Can you give me any in formation by which 1 can discover on what (lay Mr. Jones is illtoly to arrive first? \ OIllco Boy: Well, sir, at ilrst he was always last, but later ho began to get earlier, till at last ho was Ilrst, though ho had always boon behind. He soon got lator again, though of late ho has boon sooner, and at last ho got bolilnA as before, But I ex pect lio'll ibs getting oarlier sooner or later, Deteotlve: I boo.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FOOTBALL. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

FOOTBALL. Though Northcotq were only defeated by ft narrow margin of points by Prali ran in the opening of the season, the second game, played at Toorak jmrlc on Saturday, resulted in an overwhelming victory for the home team. The first quarter honors were fairly even,Prahran scoring 2.1 to 0.4, and there was every prospect of a good game at that singe. Accurate shooting by Prahran during I the succeeding quarter, however, com pletely altered the aspect of the match — 10.8 to 2.5, being the scores at half- i time. Though Northcote battled on gamely after the interval the Prahran ites proved too strong as a combination, and the latter ran out easy winners. Final result— Prahran, 17.13(111 points); Northcote, 5.18 (M points). For Northcote, Beck, Cole, Teesdale, Good all (II goals), ami Rahilly were the most conspicuous players. Northcote play their neighbors Brunswick—at Brunswick to-day. Drags will leave Croxton reserve at 2.15 p.m., fare 1/- return. Briscoe's application for a clea...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

COMPULSORY INSURANCE Workers' Compensation Act 1914 • This Act has passed both Houses of Parliament and will shortly become opera tive. It is obligatory upon every employer of labor (includ ing those employing domes tic servants) to tnko out ti policy of insurance, nnd failure- to do so renders the employer liable to a penalty of £2 in respect of each uninsured worker, nnd a , further pennlty of £1 for every week during which he fails to take out a policy. Stott & Bastings Have been specially ap " pointed for Northcote, Preston, nnd Fairfield, by "• Vhe lending Companies to issue policies to insurers at lowest rates. All information, rates, &c., at their offices: HIGH STREET, NORTH.COTE (corner Wcstbourne Grove) HIGH -ST., UPPER NORTHCOTE (corner Normanby Avenue) STATION STREET, FAIRFIELD. . Tel. 1970.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

For Bronchia) Coughs, take Woodi' Great Peppermint Cure, 1/6.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARRIAGE LOTTERY. BRIDEGROOM DRAWS BIG PRIZE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

MARRIAGE LOTTERY. BRIDEGROOM DRAWS BIG PRIZE. MIbs Josephine Barjyder lias Jjist been married at• Racine, .Wisconsin, and lias thereby earned an inheritance of £12,500. Mr. Stephen Gcsnandra Is; the lucky man. / Miss Barjyder,. who is 20 years of age, recently received • a cable from Berlin announcing the' death ot an uncle,... He left.the legacy to,-her on tho condition that she should by July 1 fllo a certificate of her marriage In Berlin.■ ■ - She had known Cesnandra for less than a year, but sho (lid not hesitate to confide her secret to him. He of fered his.services to help her out of the difficulty which her uncle's will had imposed upon lier,. and she promptly accepted them. The couple made a hurried trip to the ofilce of one of the judges, a li cense was procured, a special dis pensation waB granted, and the mar riage was celebrated. A copy of the marriage certificate is now on its way to Berlin. It will reach Its destination In time to en title the bride to the legacy.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

They, who the worries of winter endure, Welcome thee, Woods' Peppermint Cure. 'Neuth a guy wrapper a Byrup lies stored, Worth all the whiBliy that over was poured. Sore throat, bronchitis, and guBti'ic cataVrh Cannot prevail where thy votarieB are; Fragrant and comforting, soothing and sure— Hail to theel Woods' Great Peppermint Curtj,

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
IT HAPPENED IN THE DICTIONARY. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

IT HAPPENED IN THE DICTIONARY. A zouave with a zebra, On a zero nlglit in June, Wooed a Zulu on a zebu, 'Neatli a zingarogulsh moon;' In his zeal he strummed a zltlier, Called as witness Mister Zeus, As he told his Zulu Lulu That he.loved her llkectho.douce. "You're a zany," she retorted; "For your name begins with Z, There's another zone for lovers, That looks very good to me"; i Then the zebu zig-zagged onward. Left the Zouave In a daze, >Whilo the fickle Zulu maiden Sought a husband In the A'a. , This is the time of year, cold .and .windy, when you should give any red nosed man the benefit of the doubt. A trained ostrich recently discon certed Its exhibitor at a country show by continually endeavoring , to break away from all restraint and to climb over the'footlights into the orchestra. The widely advertised act came to a sudden end, and the professor emerged from behind the curtain and apologised for the actions of his pet in about these words; "Lydies and gentlemen—Hi am ve...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NORTHCOTE THEATRE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

NORTHCOTE THEATRE. Tlio Scotch night on Monday Inst attracted nn enormous audience, who fairly Bcrenmed nt the various items rendered by the quaint comcdiivn, Mr. Will Whitburn, he scored a well deserved triumph, and was recalled again and again. Other keenly appreciated items were the cornet solos by Mr. Cllarles Smith, and selections by The Northcote Vice-Regal Band. The star pictures, "The Curse oC War " and "The Life of Robert Burns," were brilliant examples of the onward march of cinematography. Miss Mary Pickford, described ns America's greatest picture celebrity, well merits her title in the feature film entitled " Caprice'" which will lie pre sented to-night for the, Inst time. "Hearts of Women" and "Max and the Portmanteaux " are pictures worthy of special praise in a really first-class programme. Two big stars are billed for three nights, commencing Monday next. Pride of plnce must be givnn to "The Life of Napoleon," a Patlie representa tion of the little corporal's career...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LADIES' LETTER. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

LADIES'' LETTER. From "Irono" lu Molbourao. Mtb. Nornmn Mensties, wlfo of the •proprietor of Melbourne's swell hotel, but best-known to the general public ns Miss Dorothy Vane, has decided to roturn to tho footlights. She has accepted an engagement with J. C. Williamson Ltd. and will portray tho loading roles in the Gilbert and Sulli van, opera season, which boglns on June 27 at Hor Majesty's Theatre. Allss Vane is enthusiastic about hor reappearance on tho stage. Speaking the other day, she said: "Ever since I loft- tho stago X have wanted to go back. Tliero is no doubt about it. Though tho lifo of the stago has Its disappointing phases, onco you belong to it, you always belong to it. The subtle hold it gets over one may bo al most imperceptible at times, but it Is not the less strong. Ouo might say that tho stngc gets into one's blood, i need not say that overy time I liavo witnessed a first-night performance 1 have looked longingly at tlie people Deliind tho footlights and wished...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CONCERT. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

CONCERT. The first of a series of concerts in aid of the new church building: fund of Holy Trinity, Thornbury, was held on Tues day evening in the Guild hall, Shaftes bury parade. The room had been taste fully decorated by members of the Ladies' Guild, who, through their secret tary, Miss Bang, were responsible also for the programme, which was an excel lent one indeed, every item being most cordially received. The novelty of the evening were the items of Mr. Nelson, who contrived to produce musical har mony from such objects as sauccpans, gas pipes, saucers, and a kerosene tin. Another favorable feature of the evening was the fact that the concert started at 8 sharp, much to the satisfac tion of the overflowing audience present. The following is the programme:—Piano forte duet, Misses Cohn and Body; song, "The watch below," Mr. Gallagher; song, "Farewell," Miss Hayes; recita tion, "House that Jack built," Master J. SutclilTe; musical selection 011 gaso Ehone," Mr. R. Nelson; song, ...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BARE-LIMBED GIRLS. CHICAGO SOCIETY SHOCKED. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

BARE-LIMBED GIRLS. CHICAGO SOCIETY SHOCKED. The revels ot the Daphne Gveelt pageant, in which inauy bare-limbed, airily-clad girls and several male dan cerB, in similar classic freedom of garb, took part, formed a much-dis cussed topic of conversation among members of the General Federation of Women's Clubs. The pageant toolt place at an Art institute, and no men witnessed it'except those who partici pated. AH the members of the Federation agreed as to the artistic beauty of the spectacle, but there was a con siderable variance of opinion as to the propriety of the proceedings and the lack of drapery which character ised it. One dolegate to the Federation de clared that the costumes worn by the girls in the pageant were modest in comparison with some of the ex treme fashionable effects worn by cer tain delegates at a dance which re presented tlio pursuit of Daphne by Apollo. At a luncheon in her beautiful New York residence a journalist said to Mrs. O. H. P. Belmont: "I am glad you ...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CHURCH NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

CHURCH NEWS. Oil Sunday morning at the South Preston' Methodist cnurch, Mr. W. Thorpe will conduct a special old people's service. The old folks of the district are specially invited. At 2.30 to-morrow afternoon the South Preston Methodist Young Men's Bible Class topic will be—" The Jewish Idea of a Perfect Kingdom." The Rev. 0. Knee's subjccton Sunday evening at the Preston Methodist church will be thatmuch debnted oneof Jonah's adventure in the Mediterranean Sea. The services at the Northcote Con gregational Church on Sunday will be conducted by the pastor. The morning subject is "The Poultice of Figs," and in the evening "Paul in a Basket." A solo will be rendered by Mrs. Fothergill, of Albert Park. At the High street Methodist church' to-morrow the brotherhood meeting at 10 o'clock will be led by Mr. Kellam, who will read a paper on " The Safety of the Righteous. The Rev. J. Adams will conduct the church service in the morning, and will take as his subject:— "A Psychological Mys...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NORTHERN TRAMWAYS EXTENSION LEAGUE. ST. GEORGE'S ROAD TRAM. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

NORTHERN TRAMWAYS EXTEN-i SjON LEAGUE. | ST. GEOltGK'S ltOAD TRAM. , A largely-attended ' muoling, con vened liy tlio League, was held ill tlio Town 1 full, Nortlicote, oil Tuesday ovening, about COO persons being 'pre sent.' Tlio chair was tnken l>y the president of "the League, cx-Cr. W. I'earl, who-was supported by Sir. Jlar tin Iliuinali, M.L.A., Crs. Sehwacbsch and Woollionso (Nortlicote Council), and various visiting delegates and members. The chairman", in opening tho meet ing, said that in every municipality round Melbourne the (jiiestion of trams had received great attention, and ex perience proved that these could bo supplied, to the lasting benefit of the people.. Facilities for^transit were es sential to progress, and ill tlio case of Northcote, it was not reasonable to think that ono "bottle-neck" line should satisfy the wants of the north ern residents. Parliament had legis lated for the construction of trams by 'municipal- trusts, but had also pro vided a safety-va...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FROM VARIOUS SOURCES [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

FRDM VARIOUS SOUROES , A young man who has a small es tate In the country foil In lovo with a Hobart girl, and In ills caso tlio course of trao lovo illcl run smoothly. After a brief courtship the wedding day was fixed, and the girl's father oxcellod lilmsolf In the lavish arrangements ho mado for the wedding broalifnst. The boBt business people iti Liverpool nnd Ellznboth. streots received orders for tho supply of nrtlclos foi tlio break fast table, which rather abtonlslied tliem. When tho wedding day arrived tlio breakfast table was tho theme of general admiration. Tlio hoad of tlio family, who liad shown a lordly dis regard for economy, • was praised by all; oven his bettor half was astound ,ed at tho liberality displayed,, as she knew how moan he usually was. The brldo effusively thnnkod hor father for the boautlful nodding breakfast, nnd tho "old man" rose very much In the estimation of his new son-in-law. About a fortnight later tho son-in-law received a bulky lettor from Ills...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

For Children's Hacking Cough atNight, Woods' Great Peppermint Cure, 1 6., "The very first Suit he tailored for ma \ settled the ques tion. Materia',1 cut, fit, and finish pleased me so well I simply couldn't pass him for my next. Let him tailor you u Suit and see if you don't agree with mo. His new 1914 Suit ings are exceptionally fine. Patterns post free if you cannot call. Cr Smith Sr.and Johnston St. " COLLINCWOOD ■I*

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THORNBURY STATE SCHOOL. SITE SET APART [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

THORNBURY STATE SCHOOL. SITE SET APART Mr. J. G. Membrey, M.L.A., whohns interested himself in the Thornbury Stnte School proposals, has received the following satisfactory notification from the Education Department:— "With ref erence to your further interview and to previous correspondence in connexion with the establishment of a state school at Thornbury, I have the honor to state for your information thnt the Govern ment has decided to set apart blocks 7 to 13 and 28 to 31, Thornbury Estate, Parish of Jika Jika, County of Bourke, for school purposes, and the Lnnds Depnptment has been notified accord ingly. The area of the land is about 3 acres."

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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LIFE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 27 June 1914

LIFE. My days are liko tlm down upon the gross That flies before tho .summer wind and rain; In wonderment 1 watch them quickly pass— ... . . r I know I shall • not walk this way again. ' - My life t« but a transitory thing, A perishablo weh; a slender skein; And if 1 mourn'or triumplvsoh or sing, 1 know I shpll not weave tins warp again. - ■■■■.;■' - ) r. My years speed swiftly as a tale is told; Then let mo learn to loselhatl mny gam, To love ltight more than riches,'Good than gold— i know 1 shall not- run -tins' race again. v .. 1 . To laugh,,to Jove, to lift;-to guide and givo'j • '• " And{ that this transient life.bo uoC' in vain, . ' - To help some poor discouraged heart totlive— .-•* 1 know -1 shall "not puss .this way . airain. • . . .WILL W. BOCK. UiriiiiiiBlium.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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