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SALVATION ARMY. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 2 May 1914

( SALVATION ARMY. Throughout Melbourne a special campaign commences pext Sunday, and from headquarters special officers are being sent out to conduct the meetings. ISnsign Leech has been ap pointed to Yarravillo for nest Sun day/ and will conduct the meetings at 11 a.m., 3 p.jn. and 7 p.m. The four lassie cadets from the Training College regularly conduct the "Wednesday night public meeting, each week, and congregations are on the increase.

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

RECOMMENDED. it was fair li:r.c, and Sandy and his sweetheart Mere wandering round, arm-in-arm, enjoying the sights. lJro. son t ly I hey espied a smart-looking pie shop, which they promptly entered. Sandy ordered one pie, sat down, and commenced to eat it. Meanwhile the girl looked shyly on as her gallant escort regaled himself. " Is't fine, Sandy?" she timidly asked. " Ay, 'tis nirfu' fine, Jennie," h« answered. " \r(j should buy one I" -i A I'ommcrcijtl traveller, when call ing upon a fanny Scotch grocer, at Christmas tifee, offered liim a box of cigars. § "Na, na,"Replied the canny one, "I never talc' jresonts." 1 "Tut," s.Bd the traveller, "it's just u Christnlfls box, you know; but, look {jerMf if. you don't like to take the cigam for nothing, you can give me a nominal price for them—say, a shilling." Tl "Very w®I, sir," said the grocer, prth during a 3orin, "I'll jist tak' tWB boxes." S; Error is * crent deal worse than ig porance;.itsis boiler to kn.iw noihin; tbsj) to hndfe...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ART MILLINERS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

ART MILLINERS; I MISSES RUSSEI/L and WIL UIAMS, (late with Miss Sav;ige) 10 Hopkins Street, Footscray, Millinery up-to-date at prices to rait all classes. 'Hats renovated. Miss THORNQUEST, ! Udies' Milliner, late 10 Hopkins Street, lias removed to 94 Nicholson St., Pootscray... Hair,dressed as usual.: 2ombing» made up. Klectric face md head maisagre. 1/6; Letters ittendad to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Court Habitues Disappointed [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

Court Habitues Disappointed As soon as the door of the Footscray court-house was op ened on Monday morning, a large crowd quickly iiled in, and in a short while there was barely standing room. The object of their curiosity was for the most, part in the Pater jon case, which was listed for hearing that day, but the court habitues were doomed to disappointment. The luncheon adjournment arrived and st 11 the case had not been called on The court was sitting in cam era, hearing another case, and the crowd outside waited pat iently outside for the doors to open in tge afternoon. But it never opened. By three oclock the assemblage was at it thick est, and passers-by wondered what was happening. Witness- j es in the case, including one | reverned gentleman, were kept waiting like the rest without any intimation as to when the case would be proceeded with. Four o'clock came and' it dawn ed on the justices that they would not be able to hear the case that day. The case was therefore adjourne...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ASLEEP ON RAILWAY LINE ARREST SAVES MAN. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

ASLEEP ON RAILWAY LINE ARREST SAVES MAN A man named John Kennejdy was found lying asleep on the railway line near Sunshine railway station at a quarter past, twelve on May 3. Con stable- Doherty awoke the man and charged him with drunk enness at the Footsoray Court on. Monday. Servant Smelch er remarked that the man s life had been save# by his ar . rest. Kennedy wqgj fined 5/-.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Landlord and Tenant. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

Landlord and Tenant. On Monday, at the Foot scray Court, C. H.. McNeil, pro ceeded against L. F. Murphy for .illegal detention of a clock. ~ Mr Brocket appeared for com plainant and Mr Seeomb for defendant. Mrs McNeil stated that she rented some rooms above a shop at 110 Nicholson street, Footscray. She paid the Ii°st week's rent, 17/6. A\!Jjen the Week had expired she left, but as she was doing so, defendant came in and seized a-clock, valued at 30/-, which he said he would detain until another week's rent was paid. Mr Seeomb—When you took the rooms, did you pay the . . • money down at once?—No. I , , ; . , : ^ ; paid, a deposit, and the balance "" • ; diiring the week. . • ' .Mr Brocket contended that defendant was not justified in seizing the clock. He could only do so by a certain meth od. The Beoch made an order for the clock to be handed to , complainant on payment of 17/6. No costs were" allowed, ehe chairman remarking that honoz's were evenly divided.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
PATERSON CASE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

PATERSON CASE. The case s against Thomas Paterson, arising out of a shooting episode in Francis street, Yarravdlle, were set down for hearing at Monday's Footscray Court, but owing to the late sitting had to be ad journed. About four .o'clock, Paterson limped into court on crutches, and was barely rec ognised by those who had seen him before. He was asked if lie had an objection to an ad journment and replied in the negative. The Bench then ad. journed tli? . cases until Mon day next, and Pater ton limp ed painfully out of court.

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 — 9 May 1914

COURSING. YARKAV1LLE GREYHOUND CLUB. — The Yarraville Greyhound Coursing club which is regist ered under the National (Jours ing club, held its opening/meet ing on Saturday last, and it proved a success from every standpoint. (Jwing. to titie scarcity of rain, the coursing grounds which are situated at Werribee, was rather too hard for the dogs, and t a couple of owners were unfortunate en ough to have their dogsi injur ed, which impaired their pro spects. Mr Bill Rogers officiat ed as judge, and his decisions gave every satisfaction. 13 11 received a cheer as he dooned his new red coat, and rode away- on his stead, ilie dut ies of slipper were performed by .'■ir C. Munday, and his task .vas not an easy one. The .ittendanc of coursing enthus iasts was very satisfactory lor an opening day, and' the arrangements of the secretary, Mr John Miller, were excellent. Results were as follows:— ~YARRA VTLI/E STAKE. Winner, £14, and [ trophy donated by Mr Geo". Smith; runner-up, £o, third £2. ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

SPECIAL NOTICES. The best place to go for— ?r- •• Ironmongery, Crockery, Tinware etc. W. n. RIOOUfT 14 ftnderaoii Street Y A R R A V I L Ju ' " Large stock of Paints,I Oils, Colors-and -paperhangings, --■ Estimates given for Fainting, Paperhangta?, General repairs FEDERAL BAKEFy 1 ANDERSON ST YARKAVILLE B. KE1TT, FANCY BREAD and BI80UIT BAKER, PAS rRYCOOK, etc .Bread delivered to all, parta of Yamville Footacrav and SurronndlflB District*. wrtAiNGr3™ V Dairyman, Soinerrille Rd, Yarraville East. PoraMllk Supplied . to Te«idetrta' of th» diatrict twice dally. Trial Solicited.. yj SPECIAL NOTICB. —SEDDON WOOD YARD. Carson & Peacock, | (Successors to H. Jenkins.) 87 Gamon St., Seddon, Beg toinform the Residents that hey are prepared to supply prompt jly Wood, Coal, ud Coke to all parts I of the District. . • • • • Tele. 189 Footscray. I Ashes Supplied.. Light Carting Done. Mechanics' Institute Nicholson St, Footscray Subscription 2/6 per Quarter Open every evening 7 to 10 Saturd...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

Special Notice. /'•Well F&shioned Folh F&vor , ,, LOCHHAHT3' I Men of taste appreciate the quality of the textures they find at Lockhart's. And they value highly the excel lent cut? fit and finish of the clothes he tailors. New Aut umn-Winter suiting just opened. Yarraville Citizens Club. James Coming Institute. STEPHEjn ST, yarraville. Four Alcock Billiard Tables, Card Room, Good Library, etc. Lady members admitted to Library Subscription payable yearly or [half yearly. Dance hall to let, •suitable for weddings, parties, etc. Best floor in the district. _ Further particulars can be obtained from the Secretary, W. G, Weir, or the steward on the premises. Phone 282 F'scray.. SUNSHINE TECHNICAL SCHOOL ENGLISH LITERATURE. To meet the- requirements of those who wish to pursue'a study of the English Classic Writers, and their works,, including ther History . of. tne Language and its Literature. English' Composition and Grammar. 'Correspondence" of-^ various kinds; the' ar...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
The Weekly News The moving finger writes, and having writ Moves on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it. SATURDAY, MAY 9th. 1914 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

The . moving finger writes, and having writ Ifovee on. Nor all thy piety nor wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a line Nor all thy tears wash out a word of it. SATURDAY, MAY 9th. 1914 Mr j_,emtnou. M.L,A. has recei ved the following letter, from the Education Department—"With re ference to your further representa tions in the matter. I have the honor to inform you that the Trus tees of the Williatnslown Grammer School have been notified that the Honorable the Minister of Public Instruction is prepared, if the lard and buildings now used in connex ion with the Grammer School are tranfesred to the Minister, to es tablish a High School for William stown on the 1st July next, Wirli regard to the present Headmaster of the Grammar School, should it be decided to establish a High School, an application from him under Section 26 of the Education Act 1910 will be favorably consid ered. I have to add that the Trustees (Messrs H. Hick and F. Woods) have,.also been asked to confirm in writin...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street) to YARRAVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

MELBOURNE (Flinders Street)" to YARRAVILLE. WEEK DAYS—5.47 a.m., 5.58, 6.3 6.16, 6.31, 6.55a 6.57, '.18, 7.40, 7.54a»: | 7.58, 8.25, 8.48, 9., 9.34, 9.55, 10.24, 10.58, 11.28, 12p.m., 12.18, 12.27, 12.42, 1.5, 1.25, 1.45, 2.5, 2.80, 2.47, 3.2, 3.80, 4.4, 4.80. 4.09, 5.5, 5.19, 5.20n, 5.32*, 5.34, 5.45, 5.52, 6.2, 6.10, 6.27, 6.39, 6.59, 7.27, 7.54, 8.28, 9., 9.84, 9.57 10.12f, 10.29, 10.57, 11.23, 11.40, 11.55. SATURDAYS—5.47, 5.58, 6.2, 6J.6, 6.31, 6.36, 6.42, 6.57, 7.18, 7.40, 7.54a, 7.58, 8.25, 8.48, 9.0.i 9.34, 9.55, 10.24, 10.49, 10.58,11.17 11.43, 12.6 p.m., 12.15 12.26, 12.41 I.3, 1.11, 1.82, 1.44, 1.59, 2.7», 2.20, 2.38. 8.2, 3.85, 4.4, 4.80, 4.52, 5.5, 5.30, 5.32, 5.52, 6.16, 6.37, 6.48, 6.59, 7.26f 7.56, 8.28, 9.5, 9.34i 9.57, 10.12, 10.25, 10.38, 10.46, 10.55, 11.8, 11.28, 11.35n, II.40, 11.55 SUND AYS—10.20, 10.40, 11.10, (BacchUB Harsh) 12.55 p.m., 1.10, 1.23, 1.85, 1.52, 2.15, 2.87, 8.15., S./5, 4.15, 4.45, 6.15, 5.81, 5.45.. 6.15, 6.45, 7.15, 7.80, 7.45 8.15., 8.3o, «...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
EMPIRE DAY [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

EMPIRE DAY Empire Day is to be celebrated on Friday, May 22, and the Foot scray Council last Monday received a communication from the Edu cation Department regarding the celebrations, and asking for the co-operation of the council in ar ranging for local celebrations. The Mayor (Cr Drew) said that his idea was that the children should be given a half-holiday in steaa'of hating to listtn to a number of dry speeches • Ci;. Fielding—The children re? ceivt a half holiday now. Cr Johnson The speeches do not occupy more than half an hour Ht each school. The Mayor I do not like the idea of the speeches. Cr .McDonald said it was dry hash for children to listen to a few speeches, and then siDg "God save the King.'' He thought the coun cil should vote £5 to each of the three schools in the district, an) the money could be expended on the children. Cr Fielding said that" if £ 5 was voted to each school, the com mittees could augment the amount by donations from shopkeepers and others, and the ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RIFLE NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

$ RIFLE NOTES. ?K *3x$x**s*S><S> <S*$x£<«xextx$> Footscray's Club shoot last Satur day was 14 shots at 300 yards, for tlio final shoot of the Cuming Shield, the best scores of the day being put up by J. Joint, 63, 7, 70; C. Upton, G3, 7, 70; J. Berlowitz, 60, 10, 70; D. Rob inson, 50, 14, 70; R. McKenry, 66, 3, 69; MeDonald, 6-1, 4, 68; A. Robinson, 57, 11, 68; T. Mastertoun, 57, 3, 6_0_; R. Hagan, 59, 7, 66; R. McEwan, 55, 11, 6d; G. McDonald, jun., 61, 4, 65; D. Fxaser, 11, 54, 65; J. McKenry, 59, 5, 64; C. Smith, 56, 8, 64; A. J. McDonald, 58. 5, 63; W. Kennedy, 55, 7, 62; A. Macaulay, 55, 7, C2; C. Moore, 52, 9, 61; A. Henderson, 51, 9, 60; D. Irvine, 48, 12, 60; E. Ward, 49, 11, 60; J. Mastertoun, 55, 4, 59; J. GVopley, 53, 6, 59;-C. Henderson, 54, 4, 58; AY. H. Jackson, 41, 14, 55; A. Pelton, 39, 10, 49. Tho leg-in_ for the club trophy was won by J. Joint ; and the Cuming shield was won this year by R. Hagan, his four best shoots at 30...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. YARRAVI[?] [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

RAILWAY (TIME-TABLES. i X AURAVII • WEEK DA Yd (Saturday excepted) —5.23 a.m., 6.15, 6.43, 6.54, 7-1, 7.18, 7.35, 7.81*, 7.41, 7.49, 7.56, 8.8, 8.15a, 8.19, 8.85, 9, 9.81, 9.41 9.57, 10.83, 10.52, 11.85, 12.2 p.m. 12.26, 12.59, 3.21, 1.40, 1.521 2.9, 2.28, 2.44, 8.8, 8.26, 8.47, 4.8 4.35 4.57s, 5.5, 5.24, 5.28, 5.46, 5.54, 6.6, 6.14, 6;29,: 6.41, 6.57, '.8», 7.10, 7. 26, 7.88, 7.48, 8.8, 8.29, 8.58, 9.24, 10.2, 10.82, 10.52, 11.8f 11.29, 11.54, 12.20. SATURDAYS u usual to 10.52, then 11.34, 11.57, 12.1, 12.15,. 12. 19a, 12.26, 12.39, 1.5, 1.14, 1.37, I.44, 2.7, 2.1'1, 2.24, 2.81, 2.59, 3.18, 8.44*, 8.47, 4.4, 4.86, 5.5, 5.25, 5.46, 6.5, 6.29, 6.47, 7.8*, 7.10, 7.25, 7.32, 8.3* 8.27, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2, 10.32, 10.52, 11.8, 11.2& II.81, 11.40, 11.54, 12.8, 12.20, 1.14*. SUNDAYS—9.88, 9.54, 12.54, 1.40, 1.50, 2.8, 2.20, 2.33, 3.49, 3.17, 3.42, 8.59, 4-16, 4.50, 5.17, 5.47, 6.17, 6.47, 7.1, 7.19, 7.47, 8.16, 8.47, 9.16, 9.24, 9.32 9.40, 10, 10.20, 10.85, 10.46. * Werribeo trains t...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. GREAT ANNOUNCEMENT. Having purchased the business conducted by rs R. W, Smith, Geo. E. Jewell — is now offering— £900 worth of :: Valuable Boot :: :: Stocks r:> -AT- ). Smashing Reductions. Just trot along and secure a comfortable Shoe at one half : ; ' the ordinary value. • : MOTTO: " Every Line A Bargain." Geo. E. Jewell 42 Anderson; Street, :: Yarraville :: Our Motto -"We strive to please.' CONFECTIONERY AND Y ^' REFRESHMENT ROOMS. ; Ballarat Street, YarraVilfe ■ } Mrs HOSKING, Proprietress, v !We.stock all the best brands, of ; English and French-Confectionery 1 Try our celebrated Ice-cream, — Refreshment Room open at all • hours. * 3 ! Agent for Dance's Celebiatedj pas \ \yy-r SUNSHINE TECHNICAL SCHOOL ART CLASSES. Classes in Drawing, Modelling,- '•»! Design,' leading ori ti> xiraffc • workin wood earring, metal repousse, leather work, etc., are in coarse of formation;. Those desirous of joining Should notify the principal as soon as possible. . Pee, from ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Junior Notes. YARRAVILLE BAPTISTS WIN. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

Junior Notes. YARRAYILLE BAPTISTS WIN. Tho matcli between tho Yarravillo Baptists and Carlton Church of Christ resulted in a win for tho former. The scores were: Yarravillo Baptists, 7.14. Carlton Church of Christ, 3.3. Goal kickers for tho Baptists were: S. Jones (2), J. Hill, C. Rice, G. Sut ton, A. Smeardon, and G. Sutherland. G. Sutherland, R. Jones, A. Verney, H. Smithson, H. Caucaud, and J. Hos kins wero tho winners' best players. The secretary of tho Yarravillo Bap tist F.C. acknowledges with thanks the sum of 5s. from Mr. Jii. Lewis: To-day the Baptists play Brunswick Baptists, at Yarravillo. The Golden Stars met and de feated the Barons on Saturday last, the former lads played very well, defeating their opponents by a large score. The scores being:— Golden Stars, 1], goals 31 behinds. Barons 4 behinds. Those who played best for the winners were Cornelious. Considine, Chapman 2, Bell and Ross. » ■ • On Saturday last, the Yarraville Cadets met Newmarket on the for mer's groun...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
GENERAL LOCAL NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

GENERAL LOCAL NEWS The Mayor's proposed by-law re fowl- yards has been deferred for a week- or two. • There are many opponents of the bylaw, and probably it will not be carried, or if it d«*s, in an amended form. • • • • A communication from the Pub lic Health Department relating' to the exposure of pies," etc, on out side of glass cases, was referred to the Inspector,' at last Monday's 'council meeting. ' V ■ The Citizen's Committee of the Footscray Municipal Band applied to the Council last Monday for the use of the recreation ground on the afternoon and evening of October 3 for'holding a fancy dress car nival ' Therequest was granted. . • A resident of Leeds street, Mr G- Sutherland, wrote to the Foot scray Council on Monday evening complaining of the proposed urinals at the new theatre in Hopkins St. Cr ^Pearce thought the council shouH find out what power it had in tht matter. The letter was re ferred to the surveyor. • • m m . • At Monday's council meeting, in health committee...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
TO-DAYS BIG MATCH. FOOTSCRAY v. ESSENDON. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

TO-DAYS BIG MATCH. * • » • • FOOTSCRAY v. ESSENOON. There should be an exceptionally large crowd at the western reserve this afternoon, when Fooiscray' Essendon will try conclusions. A fine game is expected. The Foot scray team will be chosen from Craddock, Spence, Harris, Mc Clusky. Grimshaw, Neilsen, Clarke Banbury, Briese, Grierson, Cotton Baxter, Eldridge, Ford, Sampson L,awson, Gregory, Duane, Crouch Williams, Little. The secretary of the Footscray Football Club (Mr T Clark), ack nowledges the following donations Messrs W. H. Cuming. F. J. Syd enham, M A Jacobson, Chas. Mills, each; Mr W. L. Fie welly n, 10/6. • * * » ♦

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BOOT REPAIRER. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 9 May 1914

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.

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