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MELBOURNE SPORTS DEPOT TROPHY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
MELBOURNE SPORTS DEPOT TROPHY. Parkhill v Armad?le--This match ,was cmnmence_don Saturdny last, and when stumps were drawn the game was: Armadale,; 7 wickets for 897. LEEMINGT Xi McMIAcSTER TROPHIES. Buntingf,lr.l . Melrose.-This match was played on the ground of the former, and when the stumps were drawn the scores were--Mel~ose, ,1st innings, 140 -Fitzell 47, Torpey 29, Louch 26, J. Sulliian 11. funtingford, 1st innings, one for 18. M ETROPOLITAN ; MATTING TROPHY. MIelrose v Yarravrille.--Thlis niatch was ccimmeced last Saturday on the lattr's grounod. ,The Yarraville batted first, and werein possession of the wickets allthe afternoon. When the slumps were draiwn there were five of the Yarraville down for 152 runs. . I.O.O.F. Tnornr.-Hothnm Union Lodge v. Buckingham Lodge.-This match was commenced last Saturday on the ground of the latter, at Footscray, and:when the stumps were drawn stood: -Hoths!: :Union,-58-iA-,- Warnse 12, Davies 11, andn C.Pearce 10. Bucking ham, 25, and 4 fo...
LATE CUTS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
LATE CUTS. Eisst v North. Unsatisfacto'y terminatton. T.he match li:.:,sh uler- protest, How long is this state of things to continoe, Was there reasonable grounds for com plaint? , If so,,who are'thelparities to blame I If not, the N.aLC.C. should at olice take steps to clear it~elf'fron these continuouos contemptible insinuations. "Laver told me that one end of the wicket wvas as soft as putty, and the other hard and crdiibly."--ide this welk's'Sportioan~. If this is not true-and Stucekey's batting ia the match would hi2rdly give color to it then somebody .stands na chance of being provrid i unmitigated liar;.. Again, Trott asserted that it was the best wickct-he had over playedonat-North Mel bourne. ,Also, is it a faict that Laver subsequently apologised for his action, admitting that he had been wrongfully advised ! . The whlole thing sounds liike an attempt to vindicale one club's weakness at the expense of another club's reputation. SNorth v South-a pleasant day's cricket, ~ad...
THE SUBURBAN AND RACE RAILWAY TRAFFIC. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
TIE: SnUBUneas AND RACE RAILWAY Tnsvfr c.-A discussion took place at the Flemington Council on Tuesday night of more than local interest, regard ing the above subject. Foryears people residing on the Essendon line have cam plained of tile interferhnce onl race days with the ordinary railway traffic, and have protested against the curtailment olf their train service, and some of the train passing Kensington and Newmar ket. These complaints are intelligible but it utst be retmetsbered that on race days the North Eastern line fromnt Spen cer-st. to the racecourse junction is re quired for the use of practically the peo ple of inearly ail Melbourne and suburbs, aod it is hardly reasonable for an ad jacent suburb to grumnble at a temporary inconvenicnce. Tihe is anothler and a serious aspect of the question, viz.: that it will be a day of possible dire disaster wsheln the race trafilic is hlampered and compilicated by the usual suburban trains vith only the present two sets of rails avai...
CYCLING NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
SCYCLING NOTES. Br RiAEIWOL. hIn company with " The Nipper" I jour neyed for Ballarat oi Sunday last. A dull forenoon, with occasional showers, induced us to delay starting till 3 p.m. With a favorable wind Melton was reached at 5 o'clock. Here thli milelpost showed "The Marsll," 9 miles; '"Bal lai," 22. We decided to make the former our halting place for tea. On arrival there, however, Thile Nipper "squeaked" out "loose pedal," and knowing the dangerous state of the back road to Ballan, we decided to reach that plnce befuoredjok. _ After an application of the spanner to the cycle, we looked to the inner man, with light refresh ments (fact), and at 5.45 we commenced that long steep climb-" the cyclist's dread"-up the Pentland hills. For six miles it is one continual ascent, by a winding path, which runs almost parallel with the zig-zag railway. The Nipper's pedal gave muchl trouble-almost every mile it required tightening. When dis mounted we had time to look around and down the gor...
TRAMWAYS. NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN BAND BY DAY. GREEN LIGHT AT NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
TRAMWAYS, :- NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN ,ua D r;eDAY. GMREENLIGIIT AT NIOluiTr. First Car leavoes Flemington llridge Week Days at 5.45 anm.; Sundays at 1.40 p.m. ie First Car Icaves Flinders-street- Week Days at 6.7 a.m.;. Sundays at 2.0 p.m. , . ai Last Car leaves Flemington Bridge Week Days at 11.5.pm. ; Saturdays at 11.35 p.m.; Sundays at 10.10 p.m. ,..Last Car leaves. Flinders-street \Yeek Days at !1.30 p.m.; Saturdays t !2 p.m.; S""-ys at-10U.5 p.m Fare from Flinders-strect to Fleming ton Bridge 3d. Connection made at Flemington Bridge with Moonee Ponds Omnibus Line. Through Fare, 4d. ,Transfers allowed at Queensberry-st., to:West Melbourne Line, and vice versa.
NORTH 2ND v. EAST 2ND. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
nIORTRH 2n v. EAST 2xD. This match resulted in a win for the East on thle first innings by 65 rmuns. Thei-ollow-ing are theseorers--- - -onrT[ MIELBOURNE. First Innings ... :".. 1' 1EA5T MELBOURNE. First innings ... . ... 193 Second Innings. V. Thompsnn, not out ... ... 19 Cooper, b Saunders .. . J..Chrystal, thrown oup t .. 8 Healey, b Garland .. , 4 Clarke, not out .... 51 Sundries ..: 9 Total (for three wickets) ... 1?0 Bowling Analysis:-First Innings--Saun ders, 4 for GO; Jyan, 3 for 29; MSling, 1 for 29; Garland, 1 for 38. Second Inningo-Saun ders, 1 for 20; Garland, 1 for 51.
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
TELEGRAMS. Telegrams received at any Telegraph Office addressed to any place within tile city, toin,&c., in wh-llich such office is situated, and delivered free within a radins' of one miie; witlin a rtdis 'dof l?~mniles 3d. "xtra is charged'': Urgent Telegrams chlarg~i double or dinary rates, and despatched in preference to others. To or from any Station in Victoria. 8.80 a.m, to 8 p.m..`: sa. d. Nine words ... ... 0. 9 Extra?words/cacLh .0.. . . : 1 After.8 p.m. to niidiight. Ten words .... .. 20 Every additional word ... 0 2 Midnightto. a.m. en TEi words . . ... 3: 80 Every additional word:. . 0 3 :SuooA1 -:i ~· --css-ages-fora.d.? to offices open on Sundays, if dropjsd-idi thoxpruvide for that purpose, at the Melbourne Office with fee enclosed. . 8.80 a.m. to 0.80 p.m., · ' -.. ·.e. cd. Ten words ... 0 . :....i2..0 Extra words, eacho .. ' 0:!0 2 S .30 p.m. to 8.80 a.m. Ten words ...' ... ... 3 0 Extra words, each 0... ... 0 3
CRICKET NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
CRICKET NOTES. Secretaries Aitdly send in their Resultt not later. than Tiueday Evenings, to secure -i,"?,r-?..n. Pleas.e .?ace-same ia--Edito,?_ Box.... * : By MYnTox. NORTH MELBOURNE v.; .-..EAST MELBOURNE. CosxtnAnr to expecttions tlheore was a very ieagre attendance at the North Melbourne Recreation Reserve on Satur day last to witness Ithe coinclusion of the above match. Probably t-races andrd the threatening state of the weather had a great deal to dtlo with this. An excel lent wicket had been prepared by Curator Lee, and the visitors had no difficulty in wiping off the number of runs necessary to win the match, with the loss of five wickets.l Harry Stuckay playeLa J re markably good innings for 52 not out an innings whichl, more than anything, helped his side to victory. TrotS, 28, had niore than thie average amount of luck in putting on his runs, but Harry, who had thie misfortune to play McClelland on, mtade 18 in thorough cricketiingstyle. SThie play was st.pped twice by I...
MELBOURNE CITY COUNCIL. BOURKE WARD. ALDERMAN. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
MELBOURNE., , . ITY coU?IL. BO1JRKkR WAIJK: ALDERMIIeN. Snamuel Amess... retires 9th Nov., 1899 S CoUN ,nCILLOsI.. James Dynbn ... retires 1st Nov., 1897 Richard Bowen...;' ,, . ,, '1898 Alex. Tait ... ;, ,, 1899 Assessons. Henry H. Bindon, John Lettoy. RATE COLLECTOR. R. Sparks.
THE NOVELIST. THE Manager's Favorite: OR, The Tragedy of Carnleigh Shores A STORY OF THE STAGE. CHAPTER XXI.—(CONTINUED.) [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 13 November 1896
tHE IOVELIST. TII?E Ianager's Favorite: on. T' hIto Tragedy of carnleclgh Shores A STORY OF THE STAGE. OHAPTER XXI.-. CosTiuseo.) " Sece my pitty I'ower,"he cried, xnltantlty, and held up the costly specimen to view. Mande turned cold with dirmay. Mr. (roanbb looked twice to be sure that he had seen aright, and his ruddy face grew pu:ple. II a lips twitchrd, his eyes bulged, aond for a.moment Max thought he would have an apoplectic attack, and sprang to. ward the window to girve him sir. But Granby recovered his breath, and seiz. oing t i cane be sprang to his feet with the lhghtress no a boy. " Corse the brat i'" he cried, choking with rage. " I wish he hlad broken his neck in. ste.d f ilhat pricaless flower. Ho won't break ar.yhing else in a hurry, i'll wager." 'i le. li!t'd the cane, and would have brkeuaht it d)lwn fullon the child's head, had -'not lcdccautht tihe boy to her, and the blow I,11 on he r-arm instead. Sce istagered, and eaught the back of a rh-lir'four.corpcrl; 'sa...
NORTH MELBOURNE TOWN COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
NORTh MELBOUaRNB 'Towe COu'NIL. ...Mayor, Mr J. Barwiso, J.P. I Eastern Ward-Mr J. Gardiner; Mr WV. H. Fuller, J.P.; Mr J. Barwise, J.P. Middle Ward-Mr. T; Fogarty,yJ.P.; Mr G: Carter; M 1). Walick.nd - Western Ward-Mr J. C. Steel, J.P.; Mr J. G. Petrie,; Mr A. IL.-enjamin. Town Cle'k; Mr hi. J Ilandall. Iate. Collector, ,jpro . en, ' Mr W.' Kearney.'! "Surveyvr, M. E. Mclrer-. Healtic iitier Dr Whitaker. Inspector, Mr E. Magnus. Overieer of Works, Mr G, UDtincen
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
Have RETURNED to the OLD CORNER Latcly Occupied by EKMAN & SONS. New and Secondhand Furniture IBOTTG-3EET & SOID. ,.Cabinetmakers, Upholsterers, And Bedding Manufacturers, 325-VICTORIA ST,, WEST MELBOURNE, Consult EKMAN & CO. if you Want to Buy or Sell. GEORGE SIMNDS-- : WP OLE"SA-?-L 4BUTC$ER'S SMIALL GOODS AMA,? COU I RTN EY-_ST,, .NORTH -MELBO URNE., Small Goods a Speciality. Country Orders punctually attended to. JOHN DALEY, Furnishing Undertaker & Embaliiier, .Corer Latrobe-and- Spring Sts., -elbourne. -' PUBLIC NOTICE.-A rumout r having becn put into circulation by interested parties that the old established Undertaking Business of John IDalcy, of Latrolne and Spring sts., has changed hands., it is hercby notitied bhat the business is still carried on by the under-" signed, as representative of the family of the late John Daley. Latrobe and Spring streets, Melbourne. (Sigted), TIHO13AS DALEY. Funerals conducted to any extent in Town or Country. ...
REPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
IEPORTS. Messrs Esling and Forbes at Wering, on the Goulburn, on 9th, had fair sport. Saltwater River, 15thl-A. Allan, 22 bream, lilbs; C. Cope, 4 bream, (iblbs; M. Pratt, 6 bream; R. J. Smith, 3 bream, 2!,lbs; J. Doyle, 8 bream; J. Brown, 10 bream, 71bs; - Brassey, 3 bream; - Lindrum, 3 bream, 2¼lbs; - Witton, 2 breim: J. Alves, 1 bream, Illhs; W. Young and C. Smith,) bream. Williamstown, 15th-Tho " Calliope" party, 120 rockeod about -lb each, I(t flathead, 2 salmon lIlbs each; J. Lettey, 72 flathead; C. Parrant, 2 doz mullet. J. Nangle and J. Cain, 14 doz tlathead. 14th-Butterfield and Menzies, 12 doz mullet. Werribee, at Staughton's Bridge, 15th -M- r King, 1 trout, 31bs, on brown plhantom. Off Elsternwick, 15th--F. White- head, 36 flathead, largest 2lhs. Saltwater river, at Braylrook, 13th Mr Meek, 1 trout (;6 lb?. The first compettitin for the season under the auspices of the Albotsford Anglers' Club is as follows:--''rilp valued at £1 Is., presented by T. L'iin der, Esq., for ...
THE LATE MR A. S. WINDSOR. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
TIlE LATE Mu A. S. Wtexiso.-1\Ve regret to have to chbronicle_the deat.h of the above gentlemon, which occurred at his residencc, Arimadale, on Tnesday last. Mr Windsor was for many years mlana ager of the Elizabeth-st. branch of the National Bank, and as such camo into social and commnercial contact with most of the leading business ioen of" North Melbourne and the snrr 1uoding district. For sonme years Mr Windsor has not enjoyed good health, and at times sul fered more than the outside world had any idea of. IHe was of an urbane and genial disposition, and was very lpopular al;m g the oniiia-s -of- the-bank-es pecially those ?,ld in its service. D)e ceased was an enthusiastic menmber of the Victoria bowling club, and was 58 years of age at the timelo of his decease. The funeral took p'ace yesterday after noon, the remains being interred in the St Kilda cemetery. CoNVA.LESCET.--Our well known townsman, Mr. Sydney C. Arnold, who has hben compelled to forego business lately owing to ...
VICTORIAN FISH PROTECTION SOCIETY & ANGLERS' CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
VIOTOR'IAN-FISH: PR-OT ECTION SOCIETY & ANGLERS' CLUB. TnK 'ordinary weekly meeting of the above' soiety was held at the Bull and Mouth Hotel, Bourke-street, Melbourne, on Friday, 13th November. Mr Alf. Moon. (president) in the chair. There was a fair attendance of members. The minutes of previous meeting were read and confirmed. The Angling Committee sated that everything was satisfactory in regard to the Abbotsford Club, and it was moved that it be affiliated with this (the parent) society, which was agreed to. In refer to a list of members' names being for warded to the Abbotsford Club for competition purposes, it was decided to inform that club that any person on profeuicg ihi .?emtboero-ticiket- of--thte current year should be allowed to enter for their competitions. The results of the Littlewood (ladies) and Struan trophies on the )th, were declared (which appeared in our last issue). -Thi secrtiiry read -t copy of a letter forwarded to " Topjoint," as instructed. New ...
NORTH MELBOURNE LOCO. ATHLETIC CLUB SPORTS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
NORTH iMELBOURClE ;LOCO. ATHLETIC CLUB SPORTS. Tnet above club held their third annual sphrts meeting on the North Melbouriie Recreation Reserve on Wednesday. The attendance was capital and the weather all that could be desired. The course was arranged inrsuch a tmanner-as to ex pedite the various events and avoid delay anF 5infui?iSi, The following were-tcil officers of the day:--Handicappers (foot racing) Messrs Williams and D. Coates; (bicycle) J. Crough; Jludges, Messrs J. Golds and E. Phelan; Referee, G. Grant; Starter, W. Will anuts; Assistant starter, J. Baxter; Committee, Messrs F. Pearce, P. Todd, A.Ward, F. Crowley, F. C. Moore, A. Paterson, and W. Tout, PresLkt I-, . .. I. Jose; . ,rtary, W. E. Groves. TIh+ prizes were distri btted the sa:me day at H p.m., at the Shaklespeane iotel, anti a very pleasant an?d successful day, tlhanks o the ex ertions of the executive and the liberal patronage accorded themt, thus brought to a close. 1The follo: irg is a list of the results ...
CYCLING NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 20 November 1896
CYCLING NOTES. -4--C Br RAEGCWOL. Tue run to Dandenang on Sunday was the most orderly and one of the best con ducted runs the Speedwell club have carried out during the year. Only a dozen members took part. A visit to a local fruit garden for an after-dinner dessert was not without incident, as some of our mnembers were received by the proprietress with a loaded gun, a welcome that they did not appreciate. The return journey, which was com pleted at 5.30, was n imarred by an accident to the "N:pper's" machine, which suddenly snapel, in the lead when 5 miles from Oakleigh. The result was that Hlarry sustained a severe shock, and had t ?i lead his umnchineu?ver that distance on foot, an experience which few cyclists would appreciate. Captain Coleman is to be congratulated on the manner in which lie carried out the first run since his inception to olfice. To-morrow the racing season will start-in-earnest. - -A-St Kild? !-a::nos all the prominent racing men will com pete. Large entries ...