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Queenscliff Telephone Exchange. LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 21 February 1914
Queensoliff Tele phone Exchange. "? -- 4,-~--- LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. SAthelstane' - . 40 Beechworth House 28 Bright &'Hitchcocks, . 20 Cahill, Rev. T. F, . - 21 Caithness, A. 1. & Sons - 31 Caskie and Gane . - 26 Clerk of Govt. Works - 34 Cobb & Co. - - - ' 8 Easterbrook, E. - 12 Deakin, Hon. A. - 5 Esplanade Hotel - 9 Ford R. - - - 16 ' Glenalvie' - - 38 Golightly, jun., W. 24 Grand Hotel - 7 Guy, E, R, -: . 41 Guy, Rd. 35 Ilarman, cGo. '- . 25 Henley Bros. - . - 10 Jenner, T. . 15 Lloyd, C. J. . , 12 Naval Depot, Swan Island 37, Officer Commanding 1t.A.G.A 2 'Olinda' - - 36 Otway, W. D. - -. 42 Ozone Hotel - . - 1 Priddle. G. F. & Sons.... - 29 Priddle, L. J. - - 18 Queenscliff Bowling Club -. 30 Queenseliff Hotel - 6 Queenscliff Railway Statioh - 33 Queenscliff Signal Station . 4 Rev. S. MacBain - 39 Sayle, C. J. - 17 Sentinel Office 13 Swan Island Fort ... -. . 22 Thomson, Robt. . 3 Thwaites, W. J. It Tobias R. -.: 27 Town Clerk . 23 Werry Bros. - ...
Queenscliff Fifty Years Ago. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 21 February 1914
Queenacliff Fifty Yeaars Ago. 1 - 7 Thle fdllowitig is-an ?ektr?ct from the:files: of the Geei' `Advertiser' 'for . week 'ending "F?briuary 11t., 1894, republished: on Saturday' last: QUEENSCLIFF. During last night a collision took place between the pilot schooner Rip and the barque Ellesmere. It appears that the -pilot vessel came inside for- pilots, and through some mismanagement she ran into the barque Ellesmere at anchor, ripping up her decks and taking away all her bullwarks from her main chains, aft. The damage is estimated at about £600, which will, in all probability, fall upon the owners of the Rip.. The mate of the Rip has been discharged, he having been in charge of the deck at the time. The barque has gone up to Hobson's Bay, to undergo repairs:. She was proceeding on her voyage to Akyab, but has been at anchor here wind-bound for the last few days. = ? ? ' There is a great future for the baths when electricity is in stalled.'--?r Brinsmead.
THE WORLD IN CLOTH. KINDS TEACH US HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 21 February 1914
ThE WOiRLD IN CLOTHS KINDS TEACH US HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY. Damask comes from the city of pamascus; satins from Saytown, in China; calico from Calicut, in In dia, formerly celebrated for its cot tion cloth and where the printing of calico was first tried ; muslin is named from. Mosolim, Asia ; alpaca, an animal of the. Ilama-. species, whose wool, serves to make .this fab ric, Taffeta is named from a street in Bagdad ; cambric from Cambral ; gauze from Gaza ; baize from Iajac ; dimity from Damietta; jeans from Jean ; drugget is derived from the name of a city in Ireland, Drogheda; duck is named from Torque, in Nor mandy. Blanket is called after Thomas Blanket, a famous clothier connect ed with the introduction of woollens into England, 1340 ; serge derives its name from Zerga, a Spanish name for a peculiar woollen blanket ; vel vet from the Italian Velluti, which means, woolly.-" Stray Stories."
VICTORIAN RAILWAY TIME TABLE. QUEENSCLIFF TO GEELONG. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 21 February 1914
VJO1TO.1ITA T RAlILWAY =TIME STABLE; QUEENSOLIFF 1TO GEELONG.( Leaves Queenscliff. Arrives Geelong. 6.20 "a.m, 7.35 a.m. 3.35 p.m.. 4.55 p.m. GEEIONG TO, QUEENSCLIFF. Leaves Geelong. Arrives Queenscliff. 8.45 a.m. 13.5 a.m. 5.55 p.m. 7.5 p.m. GEELONG T0o MIELBOLURNE. Leaves Geelong. . Arrives Melbourne. 8.5 a.m. 9:34 a.m. 12.5 p.m. 1.27 p.m. 12.45 p.m. 2.19 p.m. 5.45 p.m. 7.31 p.m. 9.5 p.m. 10.43 p.m. MELBOURNE TO GEELONG. Leaves Melbourne. Arrives Geelong. 6.30 a.m. 8.12 a.m. 11 a.m. 12 49 p.m.. 3.20 p.m.. .. p.m. 4.22 p.m. (express) p.m, 7 p.m. p.m. GEELONG. TO BAATLARAT. Leaves Geelong. Arrives Ballarat.. 8.30 a.m. 10.45 a.m.. 1:9 p.m. 3.34 p.m. 5.25 p.m. . 7.33 p.m.. BALLARAT- To, GEELONG. Leaves Ballarat., Arrives Geelong.. 5.40 a.m. 7.38 a.m. 10.15 a.m. 12.10 a.m. 3.5_ p.m.. 5 p.m. 7.25 p.m. -.. 930 p.m GEELONG TO PORT FAIRY. Leaves Geelong. Arrives Port Fairy.. 8.35 a.m. 3.43 p.m. 6.2 p.m. 12.19 a.m. PORT @FAIRY; To GEELONG,. Leaves Port Fairy.. 'Arrives Geelong 5.54 a.m. 11....
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. A BAFFLED IMPOSTOR, OR THE HEIR TO A DUKEDOM: A HUGE PERSONATION FRAUD. THE HEIR TO A DUKEDOM : A HUGE PERSONATION FRAUD. SYNOPSIS OF PREVIOUS PARTS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 21 February 1914
ALL RIGHTS RlSEKRVHD. A BAFFLED i a.. - MPO8TO R - - OR,------- THE HEIR TO A DUKEDOM: A HUGE PERSONATION FRAUD. By S. W. Hopkins, Author of "On Four Brass Plates," etc., etc. SYNOPSIS OF PREVIOUS PARTS. Henry Barnes, an adventurer, finds himself sharing a room in a New York lodging-house with a young fel low about his own age and physique. In the early hours- of the morning Barnes is horrified to discover that his companion is dead. On searching the deceased Barnes brings to light.a sum of money and a letter, the lat ter being written apparently by the young man's father, George Lover ing, to his friend Sir Peter Steede, banker, of London, in which he im plores- Sir Peter to do all in his power to help his son Gerald, with whom he has quarrelled, owing to the boy's attachment to a variety -hall singer, named Mildred Moore. The letter further states that Gerald is sailing for London and intends' calling on the banker when he ar rives in that city. Barnes considers it a safe undertak...
SOUTH AMERICAN TRAVEL. ITS TERRORS : ITS DELIGHTS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 21 February 1914
SOUTH. A~ EHICAN TRAVEL. ITS TERRORS --ITS DELIGHTB? Except.- for journeys round the fringe of South America, travelling there its a desperate business. No where else surely in the world are fevers so malignant, forests and rivers so vast and uninhabited, and insects and snakes so murderous. More than' one person has started up the Amazon, meaning to reach Peru and travel to Lima via one of the Amazon tributaries, and then by an unfinished railway which he strikes some few hundred miles out side. Lima ; but has been turned back at Para, at the very mouth of the river, by a murderous onslaught of moauitoes, wasps, and bees of in credible size, and chigoes which per sisted in laying eggs in the skin of his toes. A French traveller, who started from Guayaquil, crossed the Andes of Ecuador to the Amazon, and then descended the river, could not make tip his mind which scenery was gran der and which horrors were worse, those of the mountains or the river. The, well-known ships of the Boot...
THE HUNGARIAN GENTLEMAN FARMER. Most Contented Individual in the World. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
THE HUNGARIAN GENTLEMAR FARMER. Most Contented Individual in the World. Writing on'."The Hungarian Gaen tlemianfarmere," in the ' Windsor," Barbness Orczy says : ''He is the most contented- indivi dual in the world, in spite of the fact, or because he knows absolutely nothing of what is going on around him. He does just read his news paper which arrives daily from Ru da-Pesth, and has-vague ideas that all Austrians are thieves and sequn drels, and that therefore a anion with Austria is necessarily fatal to Hungary; but, as a matter of fact, the political situation of his country does not interest him in the least; It does not affect the richness of his wheat W- thQ welght 9f his maize heads. 'A keen sportsman, he is uunham pered by any game laws. -In Hun gary no one is allowed to carry a /gun unless he owns so much .land,. and the owne· of land-and terefore of game-naturally makes his ow. laws for its presnervation. "His chiet characteristic is hospi tality, almost barbaric in its l...
VICTORIAN RAILWAY TIME TABLE. QUEENSCLIFF TO GEELONG. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
VTICTORIAN RAILWAY TIME V T TaBLE, .QUENSOLIFF .O GEELON,.t. Leaves O'iPenscliff. Arrives Geelong 6.20 'a.m.. 7.5 sajn. 3.35- p.m. 4.55- pm. . GEELONG, QO UEFNSCLIFPF. Leaves Geelong.. Arrives Queenscliff. 8.45 a.m, . .10.5 a.m. 5.556 p.m. 7.5 p.m. GEELONG: TO MELBOURNE. Leaves Geelong.. Arrives Mel bourne. 8.5 a.m. 9~.34: a.m, 12.5 p.m.. 127, p.m. 12.45- p.m,. 7819: p.m. 5.46 p.m.. 7,81 p.m. 9.5. .p.m. 10.48 p.m. MELBOURNE O. GEELONG. Leaves Melbourne. Arrives Geelong, 6.30 a.m. 8.12 a~t. 11 a.m. 12 49 pm. 3.20 p.m.. ., p.m. 4.22 p.m. (expre8s) p.m, 7 p.m. p.m. GzssoNa O. B$LLARAT. Leaves Geelong. -Arrives Ballarat. 8.30 a.m. 1O-.e6 a.m. 1.9 p.m. 3.34 p.m. 5.25 p.m.. 7,.8 p.m. BALLARA To? G'EELONG. Leaves Ballarat. Arrives Geelong. 5.40 am. 7.38 a.ns. 10.15 a.m.. 12.10 a~m,. 8.5 p.m. 6 p.m. 7.25 p.m . . 9.30 p.n . GRELONG .o. PQaT FAIRYa . Leaves Geelong,. Arives Port MBairy. 8.35 a.m. S.48 p.m, 6.2 p.m.. 1219 a.m. -PoRT FAIRY 'o GEELONG, . Leaves Port Fairy. Arrives Geelong 5.54 a...
Queenscliff Telephone Exchange. LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
QueernsilfPf - Tele phone ExQhange, LIST OF GSBSCRIBERS. SAthelstane' - - 40 Beechworth House : 28 Bright & Eitchcocka 20 Cahill, Rev. T. F,. 21 Caithness, A. 1. & Sons - ' 31 Caskie and Gane . 26 Clerk of Govt, Works - 34 Cobb & Co. - . . i;, 8 Easterbrook, E. - -. 12. Deakin, Hon. A. 5 Esplanade Hotel ... 9 Ford'R. , 16 - ' Genaluie' - 3~. Golightly, juu., W. 24 Grand Hotel. -.. 7 Guy, E. R,t - - 41 Guy, Rd. - - 35 larman, Geo. . 25 Henley Bros. -10 Jenner, T. - -" 15 Lloyd, C.J. 11 Naval Diepot, Swan. Islin& 37 Ofticer Commanding .Ai.G(::,. 2 'Olinda ' - . 36 Otway, W. D. . " '". 42 Ozone Hotel - 1 Priddle, G. F. & Sons. 229 PriddleL L. J. .8 Qieenscliff Bowling Club BO0 Q.eenscliff Hotel 6 Queensc,:liff Railway Station 33 Queenscliff Signal Station ?-' 4 Rev. S. 11acBain. - 39 Sayle, C. J. - - 17 Sentinel Office I -13 Swan Island. Fort 22 Thomson, Robt. - 3 Thwaites, W. J,. '. 14 Tobias,~ R. 22 Town Clerlk 23 Werry Broa. ... 19 Werry? B. 4...
LIFE ON A SUBMARINE. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
IeIFE QN A S48MARINL .?,F ?... .r sa- ?=.. 'he active service in submarines i limited to a period of three weeks- on epd--diiring the summer, and one. week dufing wiater. The rest of th year the Qfficers and men live in what is, called a '- parent "-e "mother" ship-but they "exercise'" the boat three or four times a week, generally from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.h go ing through various evolutions, suan as diving and '"'attacking," and alsQ .t9opedo-firing. Let us go down through the hatch way of the little conning tower. A few rungs of ladder and we reach the ipain adek, the only deck, in fact, of the submarina, inside the " fish,' ip the hull. THE FISCI&1 IBIPRESS.ION fIs one of hea~t. The air is close ani heavy, and, as a seaman expressed it, "-Ain't it thick, sir I" and he a8. ded, "It soon makes you feel sleepy, but they keep us so busy in here tht we get over th? drowsiness." How small! The highest standingo room is 6Et.. 61n. high, and tawards: LQth? ends the roof gradiually de...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
S Department of Defence, Melbourne, February 1191t, 914.. ?*TOTICE OF TARGET PRACTICE. Target Practice will be carried on from the undermentioned Forts dur ing MARCH, 1914, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.: Fort. Direction of Fire. Queenscliff ... S.S.W. and S.E. by E. Nepean ... N.E. and S.W. by S.E. SGellibrand ... N.E. and S.W. All Forts from .which Practiceis carried on will fly a red flag from. the masthead of flagstaff. Occupaiits 6f brildings in the viciiiity should open doors and windows. Section 72 of the Defence Act 1903-1912 'reads ' No. ships, boats, or persons shall come or remain within the prescribed distance of any ship,.battery, gun or person en gaged in artillery or rifle practice, or shall -remain in any position so as to. oDbstruct .nuch practice.' !, PENALTY, FIFTY POUNDS. ' For the lpurpose of Section 72 of the Defence Act, a ship, boat, or person shall be deemed to have come or remained within the prescribed distance of a bat-. ,tery, or guni: engaged in...
SHRIEKS FROM A RAILWAY CARRIAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
HRi.iKS FROM A RAILWAY CARRIAGE, - +---$--- A young lady who is often seen on Birmingham concert platforms had a inglar and - amusing experience ..hen rturpiing with a friend from ;o.don. J.:.st before reaching Ox ford the spe:A of the train began toQ :lacke~, and the engine to emit some purtiCularly loud and piercing ,,histlea. Our heroine pronounced the note to be C in fault, and was Shaiilenged by hetr companion to regch it. There being no one but the pair in the compartment she respopded with a great expanse of lung power, and to such effect that the stiud of the engine was as nearil as possible reproduced. Whistle fol lowed whistle, and to each an echao came from the throat of the singer. This continued for some miniutes .un= til .ll at once the train slowed down and then stopped. Heads went to windows and it was evident somq thing was wrong, for the guard was i.long peering into each carriage. As he came to that in which were the two ladies he repeated the query he had evident...
GRAINS OF GOLD. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
RlAINI OF GOLL lThe more wit one has the more o,; ginality one. finds.amoni men.. J~ is. little- troubles that wear the heart out. It is easier. to throw a bomb shell: a.mile than.a. feather.--ee~a. lpjt atillery.' . Uonest good. humour is. the oil and: wine of a merty meeting,, and, there is no jovial: companionship equal' to th~a where the jokes are. rather small an4 the laughte-r abundant. White many women, abuse the love that is lavished t?on them,, the ave rage woman lives upon a kind: look, a: tender tone,, and an occasional caress, and repays, these with, the devotion ol, a, lifetimb, , iEnthusiasm is: the glow of the soul; enthusiasm is the lever by which men are raised above the average level and enterprises and become~ capable o? goodnessl and, bnervolence which, but for it, would.be quite impMoible.? Aiim ast perfection in. everything, though in: most things it is unattain able; for those who aim at it, and per severe, will come much nearer to it than those whose- lazines...
Cricket. MILITARY PLAYERS VISIT GEELONG. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
Cgrket, -- --- MILITARY PLAYERS VISIT - GEELONG. A match between the Geelong Gramltar School and a Queenscliff eleven, compri ing several. Military players, took plac~e in Geelong of Saturday last, .op the school ground at Corio. The following are the scores:- GET.LONG GRAMMAR SCIHOOL., F. .First. Innings.. A.1R. Thompson, c Pennefather, b Knell ... .. 10 B. B. MacKinnon, c Brown, b . Knell ... ... ... 12 B. R.- Botterill; b Murray ' ... 2 C. G. NMair, b Knell ... ... 1 A. L. Chomley, c Brown, "b; Tiom kinson . ... ...'13 Bailey, b Brown ... ... 13 W. S. Kelly, b Murray... ... 2 T.. C. Manifold, b Knell ... 9 G. K. Burston, b Knell ... 2 J. Webster, not out ... ... 4 C. Lloyd, b Brown ... ... 3 Sundries... *.. ... 10. Total ... . ... ... 82 Bowling-Knell, 5 for 15; Murray, 2 for 2&; Tomkinson, -1 for,20; Cox, 0 for 4; Pennefather. O for,5; -Brown, 2 tfor 6. QUEEFSCLIFP ELEVEN. .. First Innings. Pennefather, b Kelly ... ... 33 Tomkinson, c Webster, b Choe ley ..... ... O Adam...
SOLD ONCE MORE. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
.They met ia a beautifulh room in. a large hotel. One oe them wap pale 8s a ghost, the other blushed. ried as a cherty. pI esently they. came together, end although many p?.is of eyes were watching them, they kissed. They seemed peietly hapl , but only foP a few shorb seeoe . A bi~g my: waggeBd4 towards tBem. His lace wore a ldetermine frown. Raising the s~ick .lb arlie- he .s?truck one sharp blow. Oh, the pal. one was sent spnnirng away. Tlto waPs. ah zyias , m. grieP at the. p?rtin. Nobody faidate, Nothing pened.O You qee biMlarh balls are bed to' that kind of thing. .. _ . _ - '| _
Church News. Services on Sunday. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
Churcl )2¢ews, Services on Sunday, METUODlST .CHURCH Preache Rey. Hy. Saloway, Anthems-? MIornji-' Jesu, lover of mny soul. Evening-- Break forth into joy. Pt. Lonsdale Hall, 7.30, Mr W. H: B~rinsmead and MrBrier. R.C. CHURCH Masses 8, and 1&. Evening devotions, 7.30, ST.. ANDREW'S "RESBYTERTANx CHURCH ?reacher-Rev.. Smitl MacBain, B.A. Communion at IMorning Service. glis: fitetiudt. Satturday rebruaw1 28, 191R.
Saloon Rifle Match. A.N.A. v A.O.F. A CLOSE FIFISH. [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
Saloon Rifle Match. A.N.A v A.O.F. A CLOQSE FIFISH At the conclusion of the fort nightly meeting of the A.O.F. on Tuesday evening last, a rifle .matckh was held against the A.N.A.,which proved to, be very interesting. A trophy for the hfiighes.t score on the wiining side had been kindly donated by .r. r . E. Harding, C.R. of the A.O.F., which was won by Brq A. Johnson and a member of the winning team-the N~Ltiv?,s. The conditions were that the highest seven shots were to count, with the following results: A.N.A. Bro A., E. Johnson ... 19, A, Maine .... .. 18 D. Stevenson ... 17 F. Groves ... ... 15. H. Hopper '.4 44 I. KlugE . : . I J. Grenafell..; ... 13 . :109 A.O,.F. Bro H. griddle... .... 18 W. Allison ., 1. J, Syde~pha.m ... 17 C. Campbell ... 15 M. Caithness ... 13, G. Harding ..,. 12 c. C.Qit.?ess .... 13 1406 The scores of Bros 0. Thomsou, W. Peterson, T. Jenner, and Q. Keddell did not cotiunt. At the conclusion of the match Jro 0. Harding thanked all those who had attended ...
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Queenscliff Sentinel, Drysdale, Portarlington, Sorrento Advertiser — 28 February 1914
EE.~r..Y-ICy. for Queenscliff is not, after all, to be secured in? the easy, business-like procedure ex pected. LA bomb: ha?sbeeig lodged, thqugh-; not> exploded. J~st at present it is in the fizzling stage-. not doing any harmnwhatever, oplay threatening wh.t it might do. This is interesting, no. doubt, but uEst- bei regarded as sg much a foibl4., Though late in arrival, it was partly expected, and not mu?h ia.r., will, a.ccrue,. only delay., .'hose who. hve foIowed the council is its wish to.? secure fQr the town electricity, fo. lighting an4 power, Controlled and owed by the Iporough, are aware that the council has, figy. conformed to. the. pro gedure. npecessairy im application. A iponth- hai d tQ elps?y f?eom the iast publication of the prescribed& notie f- .of inttipf, to, borrow whqreii~ objectipn (if; a~y) ha4 to, be duly lo0 ged.. That notice ex pire~d an.: there 'was no.objection. The coungil then met to further promote t-e. busiiess, which was well on the way w...