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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

Remember; wnen getting your , amp ■ tog'a, • grooep, 10 Canterbury »tr»et; plies' for tha week' ;to call at Fleld «r 98 HiomirVin* ntil, THipfvUMi

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
DEBT CASES [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

DEBT CASES At Thursday's sitting of the; Footscray Court, orders -were obtained in the following debt cases:—J. S. Anderson (repres ented by Mr Secomb) v, J- P. ,0'Dea £6/13/-with 40/6 costs same v P. J. Lynch £7 with' 12/6 costs ; same ,v 0. Dern, £6/5/- with 12/6 costs, same v W. Bourke £10/2/- with 13/ costs, same v J. C.'jHardipiari, and E, C, Martin, £10 with'; 13/- costs.'

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
(All Rights Reserved.) ESTRANGED or the CHAMPNEYS. A Fascinating Romance, PART 11. CHAPTER IX. ALONE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

A Fascinating Romance, By the Author of "The Hampton Mystery," "'Sir Peter Bldon, &c. PART 11. CHAPTER IX. ALONE. The funeral at Chessom Grange was over. The body of the old squire hart been taken to its rest in the coun try churchyard. His generous heart, with its quick sympathies, Its pulsa tions stilled for ever, vfas hidden a ray uniler the'damp sods. The 1 luff and jovial face,, the kindly eyes, the smiling mouth,, were all hidden from the longing eyes of those who had loved him. He was gone, and the girl he had loved and cherished as his own, whom he had sheltered from every childish grief, and whose path had lain among the sunshiny places, by reason of his tenderness and love, was left alone ! How ut terly alone she was soon to know. It was the day after the funeral. In the pleasant sitting room, the | wide windows of which were open to admit the warm sunshine and fresh summer breezes, doubly grateful after the late funeral gloom, tta new owner or the Grange waB strid...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BUSINESS. DIRECTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

BUSINESS. DIRECTORY. ESPLANADE HaLL, Beach Station, Williamstown (J. W. Greenev. 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 in tins one shilling and upwards. Depot 124 Barkly St, Footscray. SIGN" WRITER H. S. EMERY Leeds Street near Footscray Station.- Sign writer, Artistic Home Decorater. Estim tes given. Telephone 216. 'Scray. PAINTER C. DOBBINSON, 27 Paisley St. House decorator, painter, glazier, paperhanger, etc. Estimates for repairs and orders promptly atten ded to. BOOT REPAIRER-. • H. H. GILLBANK late A. ■ J. Looney. Irving Street, adjoining Railway Station, is Footscrays and Districts expert boot and shoe repairer and maker. ART MILLINERS . MISSES RUSSELL and WIL LIIAMS, (late with Miss Savage) 10 Hopkins Street, Footscray. Millinery up-to...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

PROFESSIONAL Notice ia hereby given that Mr William Brocket, solicitor, harinfr taken into parto«nhip Mr Walter Kfmp, their business will in fatnre be carried on under the etyl» BROCKET and KEMP. | {SOLICITORS, "237 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. 36 Paisley 'Street, Footscray. T8I.SPHOJTB3—3481 Central £ —J 49 Footscray. Tract Faadi to lend at Carreut Rate ]^R JAMES HAtL Solicitor "and Conveyancer JUOMBARD BUILDINGS I 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 . jnorning) between 9 and 10 a.m. to see his clients. Has Trust 'Monies to lend on free hold Security. gECOMB ^ WOODFULLl SOLICITORS A. C.t 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 • < • 1 Mr Secomb's private residence i...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COURSING [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

COURSING I Saturday, May 2—Yarraville Greyhound Club's opening Meet ing. i Saturday May 9tli—Yarraville Fox Terrier Coursing, Sweepstake . T.U?F. THE RIFLE To day— Footscrav Rifle Club - RIFLE NOTES BY "BULLS EYE: Eootscray's club shoot last Saturday was 10 sliots at 700 yds for the lifth stage of tli<5 Trades Trophy. The following are the best scores:—A. Mac auley 47-3-50, J. H. Gropley, A. E. Pelton, J. Joint 42-8-50, '(J. Moore 40-10-50, A. Hender son 37-12-49, R. Hagan, G. Upton, J. Masterttoun 40-S-48, R. McKenry 40-7-47, A. J. Mc Donald 39-7-46, T. Mastertoun 3S-7-45, G. Smith 36-8-44, D1 Irvin: 36-11-47,, G. McDonald junr, 36-7-43, A. G. Robinson, 31-12-43, W. Kennedy 35-7-42, E. Ward 31-11-42; J. N. Mc-on aid, J. McKenry 33-6-40. To days shoot will be( 14 hojts at 300 yds for the final of the Ginning Shield and the second stage of the V.R.A. and 21 Union medal. The handicaps for same will be given out on the Range. The two shoot aggregate was won by C. Hen derson ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SPORTING LIST OF FIXTURES FOOTBALL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

1' • I J 11 SPOTTING S <$> ♦ *•$*^*3*9 ^4xS>^Sx$xg. <&&&&$><&£ NOTES BY "ALIX". LIST OF FIXTURES FOGTIALL To-day (Saturday)—^Footscray v j I Hawlhorn at Hawthorn, Yarra i i ville v Preston at Preston.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

Before purchasing boots and shoes inspect STEICLS Boot Emporium, opposite the Jamea Curainpr Institute Yarraville. All leading manufact urers, Marshall, Goodwear, Stafford, Etna and other*. In great variety. Price, the lowest, quality, the best. Established 88 vc«rs. You mny go further nn<J t*s —Advt. Z\REY©U PREPARED F0R "M"OW the cold weather,is coming on you*will be in need of something warmer to wear ; so come now because we can supply you no mat-" • ter what you may need. .We have a stock of new winter goods that will please "all". The g£ods that we are offering for the cold season, are of good pattern, warm and above all are of good strong wearing materials. . :: WINTER DRAPERY is now 6n our shelves ready. for your winter shopping, in good lines of warjn woollen sjnglets, with short or long sleeves, women's fleece lined underwear, and a special line of'warm blouses, just the thine for home wear. »: :: MEN'S WINTER WEAR consists .of warm flannel shirts, woollen singl...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

| SPECIAL NOTICE. A most diversified variety of styles in Autumn-Winter Millinery HERE is a host of lovely, yet inexpensive Millinery Offerings to tempt you ! Trimmed Velvets and Velours in black and every newest toning pretty shapes fashioned by expert fingers. The very hat to suit you is among them, for the styles are in finitely varied and the prices are delightfully low. One shape that is sure to please you is a smart Balck Velvet, tirmmed mount aud a knot of ribbons 7/11 Teen there are other velvet Hats in rich shades of Tango, Royal, Cerise and Black. Stitched Velvet models ready to wear at 3/11 and 4/11. Straws and Felts in modish Shapes, latest shades of Saxe. Cerise, Navy, $ Cinnamon, Tango etc. Black Velvet and § sequin Toques too, of inexpressible loveliness h Will you not .call and see them. | Cj?nTf c J? drapery . rUKvjrj stores "The White House" Nicholson St., =Footscray. COME TO i Saleeba Bros THE CHEAP DRAPERS SPECIAL SALE Which continues for a fortnight Bargains in ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LABOR CONFERENCE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

LABOR CONFERENCE u At tlio recent Political Labor Con ference, the municipal pledge was al tered so as to read 'that every Labor councillor shall vote as a majority of the Caucus shall decido on any ques tion that afiects civic affairs.' F Shelly, of Yarraville, won his 56th sack race on Monday He has only been beaten once in sacks The Good Templars will hold a spe cial night at Yarraville next Wednes day, when Mrs and Miss Bolton will entertain members at a social evening.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Coming Events [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

I Coniing Events <1 Thursday ,^May 7—Past Pupils' and Teachers' Association annual social, Cuming Institute Friday, May 8—Braybrook F C Social. Parish-hall, Braybrook Friday, May 8— Sugar Works I Union Social, Cuming Institute .

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COURSING. YARRAVILLE GREYHOUND CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

COURSING. YARRAVILLE GliliYHOUND _ GLTJB. - The opening mooting of the \arra villo Greyhound Coursing Club takes place to-day (Saturday) at Worribeo, commencing at 9 a.m. Gonvej'ances will meet the morning train at Wem heo. The draw is as follows: Tarwater v. Miss Mazy; Mona Thought v. Coast Guard; Mint Sauce v. Tarlcen; Bos sio Neal v. First Homo; Lucky Wing v. Peggy H.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE P.L.C. SOCIAL SPEECHES BY CR FIELDING, AND THE MAYOR. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

YARRAVILLE P.L.C. SOCIAL SPEECHES BY CR FIELDING, AND THE MAYOR. The YirravHle branch of. the P.L.C. held a social in the Yarra ville hall on Wednesday evening, when about 40 couples attended. Among the visitors were Cr W. H. Fielding, M.L.C., Mr J Lemnion, M.L.A., the Mayor (Cr Drew), and Crs Bell and Pearce, while 'he ladies included Mesd»nies J. Mathews, J- Lemmon, Fielding, Bell-, and Pearce Dancing' was indulged in to the strains ^f music provided by Mr Hutchinson, while Mr J. McDonald officiated as M.C. Refreshments were served by the ladies. During mi inteival, Cr Fielding, M.L, C. apologised for the absence of feuators Findley, Russell, and McDougall, and Mr Mathews. Mr Fielding said that they were on the eve of I wo elections, The Slate elections would propably be lie-Id in August, and they should make preparations. Over 3 000 new nanus were on the n il for the Williamstov n electoiate. If ihey found anyone dilatory to vote On ilection day, they should drag tliem to the pol...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
To Residents of Sunshine and District. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

To Residents of Sunshine and District. ' Mr A. Robinson is our only authorised agent in Sunshine. Ask him to' leave the Weekly News" each week. k ;

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Williams Benefit Picture Concert and Art Union. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

Williams Benefit Picture Concert and Art Union. A meeting of friends of Mr. \Y. f'Maslier') Williams was held at Heg erty's hotel on Wednesday evening, when arrangements were made for the holding of an art union and picture night. Mr. Williams lias a wife and two children, and he lias been in ill- ' health for some time, and unable to j foHow any occupation. The picture • iglit is to be held at St. George's theatre on June 10, and tho art union will be drawn later. Tickets will be available next week. Mr. W. Nickels was a pointed secretary, with Mr. H. Stomp as treasurer, while the follow ing have formed themselves into com mittee: Messrs. E. Ward, J. Nickels, V. Saunders, A. Richards, A. Nickels, C. Juegan, H. Trinnick, and D. A. McPhorson. We understand that tbo case is a thoroughly deserving one. Another meeting is to be held on Wed nesday evening.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Euchre Party [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

Euchre Party A euchre, forty-five party and dance, in aid of the St. Augustine's Convent, was hold in the Yarraville liall on Thursday evening of last week, and proved a great success. Sir Gleeson won the first prize for forty-fives, , while the second prize fell to Mr. L. J McCarroIl. Mrs. Skinner was success ful in winning the ladies' prize at eu chre, and Mr. Duffy won the gent's > rizo. The games were much enjoyed. The floor was then cleared, and a large number danced the light fantas tic to excellent music provided by Davies' band, while Mr. E. Bedson proved an efficient M.C. The ladies' committee provided refreshments, and everyone present thoroughly enjoyed themselves.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
WATERLOO AVENGED. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

WATERLOO AVENGED. It is no unusual experience for .loncliers of nriult classes to start with a largo number of sinucnts on the first :ujriit of 11 new session, and to find the number dwindle down to less than half aiter twn or three lessons.- This .3 uuc to a number of students who are merely trying a subject, and who leave w'len they fi::d they have no aptitude for it. A Frenchman who teaches his native langua.ee in one of Belfast's ed ucational ccnlivs nialccs thi3 circum stance_ (he opportunity for one of hii stock jokes. At the third or fourth les ;-;<m he remarks:—"Gentlemen, when ] 'first started zis class I had fifty pupils. Now I find zat zere are only 18 sur vivors. Thirty-two have been killed by ze French! Waterloo is avenged."

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
THE BITER BITTEN. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

. 1'HE BITER BITTEN. A tou/ist ivas doing the "West. Ii lands ift one of many steamers that ply 'alonf tlie West Coast, and thread their way in and out among the is lands.' At several places along tha route the%>assengers are landed by means of S'tiall boats manned by ona or two sturdy boatmen. No charge is made a'i most of 'these landing places. Ot> this occasion, however, the boatmen evidently took the pas senger to be ignorant of this fact, and when he, stc-pped ashore, they demanded twopence. The tourist, de murred, and entered into an argu ment with Ihcm, asking why he should pay twopence. At length one oi the boatmen put an end to the argument by saving: "Haud yer tongue, man, and pay yer twopence." The tourist paid the money, but look moans to find out the man's name and address A few days afterwards the boatman received a letter without the usua" stamp affixed. He accepted delivery •>f the letter, eagerly opened it, and ijreat was his disappointment to finu •lie' so...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ANSWERED. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

AXSWEtfED. " Will you niiir.v mo to ailc yen ■ • Hiestion?" asked tlio man in the audi ence. •" Certainly, sii.' said the Parlia mentary candidate. " You liaTO furnished a lot of figures about. itnmigration. wealth's increaso, U:e growth of trusts, the fiscal policy, and nil that," .said the iutorrnptor. • Let us see what you yourself know t figures. Hon- do you find ine est common diviior?" •Slowly tiio orator took a drink ol The:: he | ointed his at the sjueUioner, gave him piorcnijj look, and replied : "Advertise for it, you ignoramus I" The audience cheered and yelled, and ilio questioner crept crestfallen out ol the hall. ■' _

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SURPRISED HER. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

SURPRISED HER. A school hoard official called to ask "•vhy Johnny had not been to school. . "Why," said his mother, "he was thirteen, yesterday, and I think he's 'iad .schooling enough." . .. . "Schooling enongh!" exclaimed the •official; why. 1 didn't fiinish school ing till I was twenty-three." The woman eyed the man, and ex claimed : "You don't mean to say you war. siic'i a thick-head as that? But there, I thought that you looked a bit sim ple ! My Johnny's different." The official passed on.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
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