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ANOTHER LOCAL INSOLVENT. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
ANOTHER LOCAL INSOLVENT. Louis Sydenham Muson, of iKensington road, South Yarm, mining speculntor. Coauset of insolvency: Lo.ueu in mining nod other companies, bad dobts, and de preciation in the value of property. Lia. bllities, £7,905 14sI. 3d.; ausets,£12,198 10s.; surplus, £4,232 15s. ld. Mr. Anderson, oflicial ansignee. Thoe seuret creditors are Itachel Cohen, East Melbourne, £2,000, and L. C. Wilklinson, £800; the unsecured creditors are C. G. Lush, £4,200, and L. (!. 1Vilkisson, £450. The real property is valued at £10,525,.
MUTUAL IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
MUTUAL IMPROVEMENT ASSP CIATION. The ordinary meeting of the Alma road Congregational Young Men's Mutual-Impravement Association was held on Tuesday night. The chair was occupied by the Roy. E. Handel Jones, and there was a large attend ance of members. A debate, entitled '89hould education hbe free, secaular, and compulsory," was opened by Mr. Pitt in the affirmative. He considered that the Bible, ii taught in stato schools, would do more harm than good, owing to the fact that the various sects, being largelyropresented, it would lend to disruption. Mr. W. Simpson, in arguing for the negitive, considered that the Bible should be read in the schools, but witlhoutcom ment or explanation, allowing the scholars to form their own opinions. and leaving parents to use their discre tion as to whether they allowed their childron to stay to the lesson or not, and by no-means making it compul sory. The chairman having summned up, a division was taken, the result being in favor of the affirmat...
SOCIETY MEETINGS. THIS column is placed at the disposal of secretaries of local societies, etc., from whom PITHY reports will be gladly accepted. THE IRISH QUESTION. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
SOCIETY MEETINGS. Turs oolumn so plaoed at the disposol of aocro to?os of locnl soeoties, etc., from whom PITur eport will b glodly nemptod. -4-- THE IRISH QUESTION. "The present aspect of the Irish question," , occupied the Prahran Literary Society last Thursday even ing, the discussion being opened by Mr. J. B. Jackson. The opener wasa Unionist and briefly traced the causes of Irish discontentfromthe Unionof 1801, to the present time, and pointed out the advantages of tlhe present land laws. Ho expressed the opinion that a few years under that lawr-ould settle matters. Mr. Moss folldwed, and agreed with the opener. He went into an historical .ketch of Irish agitation. Mr. RI. Crouch thought that the religious questions were the cause of the presdnt agitation. He agreed with a local government equal in power to that of the colonies for Ulster as well as Bouth Ireland, and an Im perial Parliament in which all the whole empire wasrerpresented. Mr. Emcry agreed with the opener, and of...
LEGAL DECISIONS ABOUT NEWSPAPERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
LEGAL DECISIONS ABOUT NEWSPAPERS. ---t--- 1. IF any person orders hiE paper to be discontlnueda, he mut first pay all arrears or the publisher may continue to send unltll payment is mnade, and then collect the whole amouat, whether the paper is taken from the office or not. 2. The courts have decided that rcfuoslng to take newspapers and pcriodicals from the post-ofiec, or re moving and leaving them uoeallcd for, is primoafacie evidence of intentlonat fraud.
A LADY'S LETTER. Windsor, May 27. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
A LADY'S LETTER. Windsor, May 27. My Dear Cousin--Again I commence to give you the weekly budget of "gossip" that I have collected for your benefit, b?t as I have been confined to the house with the fashionable cold, I have not much that can prove news to you. I paid a second visit to the Grosvenor, last week, and noticed how poor the attendance is, although not quite as bad as that at the orchestral concerts in the exhibition. I Indeed was told that the receipts would not pay for the cost of advertising. I supposo you have seen the Victorian Grosvcnor I . Did yenou notice in the picture that is called "Not jealous, but, being wrought, perplexed in the extreme," by Aehton how absnurd is the space behind the chair for the gentleman to stand in I I do not profess to be a judge of pictures, but this I noticed without any one drawing my attention to it. I saw something in one of the papers the other day which ssrprised me greatly; doyou remember our ohl school-mate, Bessie Vickery, of D...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
VOTERS, READ TIIIS. -- -4 At a tliolitictll oeeting tht otIher evening thle culdidate wi s t being qubesttlod-t-irt 0n clte sutbjcct, then1on oulothcr. All of a alddn f olly oakod him to suplport a bill Irolliblting tile olo of inferior teo. 1I olunot lutortero with the liberty of the subjoct, lJdum," id the cnalidhlate, "bout I will ldvloe all my coostituents to drillk wily thlo pure tca uopplict by tboe Planoter Tea taoaar1 122 Cbapdll-troot, four dooro frm lligh-otrect, at lo) ld. 4 dI., to. 8(1., 20., aod 2o. 6d. per lb. This candildate will be olect. Oandldates, mid your T's. ?Lva TiAMWAY ACCIDENT. On Saturday night last a lady was stepping frost a tnriu ear iii Chiaptl-strcet, twhen by sone mneasL or other il lost her footing, and was thmwn violently to tile groullnd. Sh receinti a severe lhakinig, ated wan aaintest isito the IPLANTEIa TeA AZAARt, 122 Chapel-steret, P'mhmral, wheres she rectived grent kitndnea. A cup of ten swas in'eo by the naw mnilsgers alld give1 to the tas...
MAKE A NOTE OF IT. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
MAKE A NOTE OF IT. For suburban advertising the old well established local newspaper, which has bcome a necessity in every Ihole, is abnout the best medium. Such a paper invariably colntains, in every rssue, something tlhat is locally interesting, and is therefore eagerly loked for, circulates from hand to hand, anlld then is sent to some friend in the country The news columns of daily papers may only be hurriedly scanned, and the sheet theno thrown asideC but the local journal is tre? sured, and the demand for back copies of the lPrahrate Terlerajcb and St. Kilda .Adertiiserr is surprising. Many blsinces men seem to thinkl thlat, because a daily newspaper is supposed to have a wide cir culation, its advertising influence must be greater-forgetting that not one i n hun cdrcd readers over oven glance nt the closeuly packed columns of advertisemenelts in the dainlies, while the greater mujority of tho?ne who do look a'busencnless' notices are fiPr away from the loeality in whlichl tra...
OUR SOCIAL COLUMN. FREE GARDENERS. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
OUR SOGIAL COLUMN. 'FEE GARDENERB. The two lodges of the above Order Southern Cros ando Olive Branch-held their annuual social evening in the Soutlh arra-hall on Friday eveiog, 17th May/ bout O70 couples were present, and a very plceost eveoilg was spent bIy those pre ant. Usnfortunately the hall was in a staoe of disolder on the evenitg, consequent uponlterations being carried out. Not hithstanding this dlrawback, the members sod lady friends anagedl to make the timse Its plesantly to the strains of Mr. Boom's hond.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. BURGESS v. CERUTTY. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
TfE EDITOR. OERUTITY* ;'RE9 '.,BI 5ir,-.I~Ood hO' ligcd fYOU would "Ub.lIh hu fo ing fact concrnO ing Poblsh o.•diuted upon by the court cta 5cs o l• in your borough this ofpl Ius prio lof last year I was mornasnrr • fr thu Crown Lands tra stemro, Iclbourno, to the Dis Dcprtdm O e~, iRushworth. I am triet La n -e-:sos in this streot, po cs . of .pr .Ceramtty for thu ihohf 12s. 6d. per week, payable 1nthLy ThroughPdttl n in adis tu,,? y• --ulcdl n- ?,tting thu rnut Stil thu cla of February oft. this upr At the end of Moarh I received ~dution that I had been promotud ton positieo in the Crown Lands Do Satoitt elbou rn e I ton in tructod ye gcnt to gro Mr. Coru.tty Smont's otice, Whllic would expire npon the 30th April. (I may men ton so pyatant thnt Mr. Corutty.took thopliace for 12 montho, which term i?eprcd upon the last-namedl date.) A fedalys after Ilearnmod from myuogent that . r crotty hod removed from the pmromises. I directed my agont to sue on my bohhlf for the two months ien...
WORTH BEARING IN MIND. FORTUNES IN PRINTERS' INK. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
WORTH BEARING IN MINID. FORTUNEB IN PRINTERS' INK. Ron't expect ao hdvertisemont to bear Irait in o0le 0 Ight.0n ltreul is the staff of humaOt life, nd advertisinlg is Ite stal of obusioeo. A thillg worLth oing is worth doing ell. A thing ooorth advertising is worth arvertisillg well.thoi .QUitting adivertislng in dull timeos is Ikc tearing oat a dam becxaus water is ow Eiter plan will prevellt glod timets fint comlullg, h ThIe eltlerprlsillng advertiser proves tlt I hI Ulludvn ll, t h to buy, becanus in ad Ortiaog he kthowo hloo to cell. P!ople wlo advertise once oLly in t hlree mothsl forget thlat most folks oannot ro. member alytlhitg ilonger 101 thatree lday. If yo O. cIn aurouo( curiosity ly an adver. tse......t, it 0 . . lpob goooiled. The fair 01 lolo't hold all tlhe curiosity tin thoe borld. T ing to lo bl. ines eilthout oadvertlis g 1is like WalLg ot a pretty girl throughl a Ir of gr .... Y goggleo. ooou m.y k..ow. hat tou re dolong bout no. o no elso o?os t 'Eterpris.ng tp...
Mr. W. HEATH'S BALL. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
Mr. W. IIEATHi'S BALL. The Orderly.room, Punt-road, presented a very animated appearando on Friday evening, (Queen's lBirtlhnight), when the aborve bnll was duy brought off. The decn orations were on a scale of extreme lavish nets, and tie generaml effect was pretty indeed. Flags, fern fronds,; mirrors, lun tems, and emblems contrived to make the hall look a perfect fairy palace, and re dounded greatly to MIr. IHeath's and his atsistants' credit. The band fa? supplied by tIr. I. Forider, and that gentleman was fortunate to secnro the services of five oihers, as talented as himself, the result being thnt lthe music supplied was qulite enchanting. In putting the catering into the hands of Mr. Skinner, a wise choice was male, n the edibles and "drinkables" were at the choicest kind. A large number ap peared in fancy costume, and the evening droes woarn by several of the aIndies were very handsome. Altogether the ball was a brilliant succes in every way. We re frt that space forbids our...
MUNICIPAL NEWS. PRAHRAN COUNCIL. MONDAY, JUNE 3rd. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
MUNICIPAL NEWS. PRAHRAN COUNCIL. MONDAY, JOUNE 3rd. Present-The Mayor (Cr. H Osmcnt) and Crn. Parry, Inglis, Brown, O'Donnell, Wighton, Forbes, Herald, IleBtty, Ellis, Fuller and Edwards. COLLEOE LAWN DRAINAGE..-A letter was received from the public wooka com mittee of the .Melbourne city council re dminage of College Lawn, stating that the Melbourne city surveyor will give full consideration, to the Prahram council'se request when preparing plans for St. Kllda road drain whlch will be kept as low as possibly practicable at Commercial-road. The matter wals refcrrol I, ths public works committee, and, on the suggstionl of Cr. lcatty, it was decided that the two surrveyors nshould confer togetlher upon the subject is the meantime. REoENT HOALTH PROSECUTIONS.-Mlrd. Barah Smith wrote complaining that Ale had rbeen final at the local police court for lraving a defective closet pan, when, in reality, the article was perfectly sound. Tle letter was referred to the inspector of nuisanccs fo...
ADVANCE MALVERN. A RATEPAYERS' ASSOCIATION FORMED. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
ADVANCE MALVERN. A RATEPAYERS' ASSOCIATI(N FORMED. A meeting of the Mnlvern ratepayers, convened by Mr. W. G. Walker, was held in the Shire-lhall, Malvern, on Friday evening last, for the purpose of considering the advisability of establishing a rate payers' association. There were abhut flfty mratepayers of the shire present, and Cr. O'Donncll, of the Prahran council, was voted to the chalr. The Chairman requcstal that thie di. coauion shoubl be free from personailties. He nadertored tire geitlermir present had met solely for the purpose of devising means to promote the welfare of the shire. Mr. W. G. Walker, as trhe convener of the'meeting, sald thbre was no desire to dicrate to the Malvern councillors, who haid drone very good workiin thie past, and he hoped by the ail of an rassociation, erich as that eontiemplated, they would do greater things in tire future. Malvern was onea of the finest sahubrban districts, and if prolner energy was dispilayed, shonid soon take a premier pla...
AS WE GO TO PRESS. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
AS WE GO TO PRESS. The maly fricnds of Or. Iarker, of St. Kiit, will regret to hear that he is suff ering from a severe illnes.. Tile Mayor of 'rahran (t. Osnment Esq.), has conenedl a meeting of citizens to consider the question of proniding it creasled hospital accommodation in Mel bourne. Other municipalities are taking this question up with zest, and it is hoped the citizlens of Pemhran will lnot he behind hand in such an important matter. The meeting tlkae place to-morrow week at 8 p.mo,at the town-hall. Soveral items crowdled out of this is?aue will appear on Satunrday. Tile Prahran bnaich of tihe Aautalian Natives' Association hohlis its usual fort nightly meeting to-night. Our report anent tile Salvation Army at Pimhran, appears to Inhave giveno mixed satis faction, julging from the letters of "Ten years a sollier,"' anlnd "A christian though a siiner," appearing i ouai correopondenice columns to-day. The letter of " l)isegisted," who supports the former writer's views, wnil...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 5 June 1889
S Special Advertisements. E ? sY TIME-PAYMENT SYSTEM. Mo DErosBT No L?sTrnESTI NO SEcunTrl. From 2s. per week and upd?s. OCHAS. H. GROTH, WATRC MAKER & JEWELLER, 10 HIGI:STSEET, ST. ICILDA. Wanr to Is Excellency Sir Arthur E Kselmldy, S.C2L.. C.., slat Gosenlor * * slQusnslsnd. A Sla ssnrtment of WVtches. Cloks, and Jewel -• Isleryahys sn haml. WATCES, CLOCKS. and JEWELLERY Jsslly SIs Is OPRsD. Jcwcllory hlnro to Ordo P. LEE, 127 CHAPELSTREET, WINDSOR hImprter of JP NE SE ART GOODS R CURIOS, Iegs to inform the inhabitant of toe ur SrounMdig dtricts that, being in ,DIBECT COMMUNICATION WITII JAPAN, Hdis rombled to otfler tihe st?sleted stock of •RT PRODUCTIONS AND CURIOS, &t., In Endless Varioety, ..AT PRICES CONSIDEIAIILY LOWER ,Thn hos over yet ot pLaoel bforeo the putblic. CALL AND INSPECT TIIn STOCY. :.',:,.p , • Nota the address- P. LEE, JAPANESE. CTORIANS, and ? J CONTINENTA\L ART GALLERY, 1 7 -7E I TELRSTREET, WINDSOR (Oppolite SMi?gs Baonk.) C. VEITH, * 1i7 CH...
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. A CHRISTIAN THOUGH A SINNER. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 8 June 1889
*T^SO THE EDITOR. g IAA oU(H' A SNNEIR. S red your report of the .0t otiog e t t'rhrran with lti ou running comment on P:leu "of this ilistilution being isctB t; o b, r t regrettedl, low 1 eel ace your soay on ob di'lc, tO a dministcr strong h be shatefult wgo r itc t ht htte r the clo.k of reltgion. S ockery ad really wonoder rllitsimpr1; . It ow',,, , whom you Sii'lly ' an"'" „ ,U pblic plalforn ts M',lke or, n ut t k1C fu n of telO ° s u in ch a mockery as S lch Bs atheism, and swells the f thht b teethinkerm. Nor is thin of tn to the Army. Would 1ph o Is0 he eft re to n Ilbli oit e:erbla ,:,,n, wf;ith.1saling 'n ant Wo mnlct'', recenltly enlnl 'le], t hlt dr Lord " for hnvilng brought Shhortrouble w/ithoutpjin, andtt t !) for having restored one of eihrlcohhd, " before she engagedt tr i nl her phyaician,'" refused 5 stnecssary fluih. I have as in this wak.mindel woman's *abit have in Mr. Self.satisfied or. if the Scripture is to be whe oman can no more beatr siee ,than can the "...
MUTUAL IMPROVEMENT SOCIETY [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 8 June 1889
M~UTUAL' IMI.BOVAItENT The onuiflary. nujcul Mn" 0[th CongregatIofnlI Tho"i.lng penneinint A.SiO~i~tionn~nSI~ld 1 grngatliwil.Ciielmir . pind by 1r )I' AI ,botn~t,nl: te \Ji attendonne a( e. blOentik Tie.rD" s~i :IMnt P~r fin enefY, kAIII~ wil he devoted to -' Etofitton'' A mn' jI fOn IU~lI; t thlorc who pawX Il I~I~ plow bP circulanr cau Uldy rcoc~l ""u i prCu7oull atteultlo Ievll; h lll ulouurccrcdfl in, thlin jcn""n! bU~po high~najW'n c a~Y~nd 7 I lny~la ow~l cn~plni)lltIitllnt hivV"" mcnth.
SOCIETY MEETINGS. THIS column is placed at the disposal of Secretaries of local societies, etc., from whom [?] reports will be gladly accepted. JUVENILE RECHABITISM. [Newspaper Article] — The Prahran Telegraph — 8 June 1889
SOCIETY BMEETINGS Tina column is placedm at the hi0otlda tairiea of Iwl asodcties, etc., from Iwa rieortk will be hgilly aeeptod. JUVENILE IIEClABIITISt. A very succcssful plltherigiCnco with the Guitling Star Jaivecile Tei lechaltbites, was held on Friday, 3bt at t|he new llechlbitcihall, I'prhr?n hila wore first rgllced wti teo, Ithe ingB beig elttruited to 3lierei BI Jcakila. after which a mectliig ?W'~ theu Imti I ll 'I the I niCvoIItblefi of Bro. (ianl, ID.S..J.T., liro.J. I.. l I.T., took the chair. A li;anoforlttc Miss A. Uulttly oepaecl, the p' tvhich cbisi ted of aogcI, treltatOl1j rras 'er cl'editably reloderel by thtt l1e.. An ?at idretss by the chairman. eorth'the advnatages of toal atti rl of Ieehabihtism tas mtaantt,[l some Iprizes' wer' then Ilribulnict' Gallop, (District offclers pri:) U. 5t1' Bridger, Holmne, an.d torgan. lB Kcuso e I tihcsupcrlintcdllsls"t' the mreetillg, iskiilng the psrenls "pre r.en tiheir chirllns to tI tra ln' bro,,glht up in tle prriclplersof...