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At Auction To-day. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
At Auction To-day. T.wo exectors' sales arc advertised to take plac locallythis afternoon. Both ie:beiigconducted by Mes.s. D. C. -2r~stirong and ,Son, auctioneers and cestate ageents; Bay. Street:. One lot consists of six W.B. cottages, also 'shop and cottie, e'froim"57 to 71 .Es 'plai'ideWest, ;close to :Rouse Stireet :?and the beach, ;nd the sth al, which' is i-t 3 o'clock, is taking plae to ?iinld up thlie state of tlhelate: Mr.Thomas Carsion Tie second: sale, lhic :. is: instiucted by the eccitor of the laitc MiCr. '.C: AllmAuilrkf; is th'at of.the iellbuil. t BiciW ?. cottag 5 rooins and conveniences,, situated it 28 v'. ans S ieet, closei to Giaham ailway sta tion. it istued for4'lock The Presbyteriai ,Tnnii Club in noncc if t conceit in thiet Toxi iill, o uesday 'iti h ebruary 1b7th A c'ipital peogrianme ha'sbeen 'arranged .aj d an enoyable eveuing s assuired.
MR. HOLLOW'S FAREWELL. Holy Trinity Vicar Says Good-bye. to Port Melbourne. New Vicar Takes Up Residence. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
MR, HOLLOW'S FAREWELL. Moly Trinity Vicar Says Good-bye. to Port Melbourne. New Vicar Takes Up Residence. H .oly Trinity Church was crowded on which visibly affected many of those present. For they were there to bid good-bye to their Vicar, who had en deared himself to them during the five and-a-half years he had laboured among them in Port Melbourne. The pathos that lies in the significant word "Fare well," was made evident to priest and congregation. That was why many eyes were bedimmed with tears, as they took their farewell of Mr. Hollow, who was regarded by his people with feel ings of sincere regard as a personal friend. In occupying.'the pulpit for the last time as their Vicar, Mr. Hollow preach ed a discourse appropriate to the oc casion. In the course of his sermon he spoke of Our Lord calling together His Apostles. About the coming generations. We see how these were provided for. He gathered around Him a little band of men, twelve in number. These were called Apostles. He ...
CRICKET. Port Melbourne v. Coburg. Port's Innings Win. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
CRICKET. Port Melbourne v. Coburg. Port's Innings Win. As the result of Saturday's play Port ,Melbourn'e increased their lead by a point, the three leading positions now being--Port Melbourne, 28; Brunswick, 26; and Geelong, 21 points. To make it possible for their inclusion inl the play-off Geelong will have to beat out right both Camberwell and Coburg, and that either Port Melbourne or Bruns wick will suffer defeat at the hands of both Hawthorn and Brunswick and Footscray and Port hMelbourne respec tively. MIalvern established a sub-dis trict record in getting 473 on their own ground against HIawthorn. With only six minutes to spare, Port -Melbourne obtained an innings win over Coburg on the latter's ground. In re ply to the P'orts' 272 the home team got 115. Coburg's second effort was.even poorer, the total reaching only 78, "Banks" MceColl improving on his pre vious performance. His "double" was. four for 51 and five for 23. Scores: PORT M\ELBOURNE. First Innings .......... 272 ...
MAYOR AND LABOR PARTY. Disloyalty Alleged. Vote of Censure to be Discussed. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
MAYOR AND LABOR PARTY. Disloyalty Alleged.. Vote of Censure to be Discussed. We have received the following cor- respondence, which speaks for itself: (To the Editor of the "Standard") Sir,-I herewith forward to you a letter which I have received from the Sccretary of the Port Melbourne branch of the P.L.C. I trust your readers will follow this amusing little comedy. Cr. Russell's farce will be coutinued next lMonday night inthe supper-room. All members and visitors cordliallv invited: doors- op)en .:at p.m.,u Cr.'Russell and his assistant will 'perform feats whichl will be highly aimusing to the onloolk ers. Admission free;-Yours, etc., A. L. PAGE. Cr. A. L Page, Port Melbourne; Dear: Comniade, I have to inforni yoti that tliohe 'Bi aiich Eieecutive gave con sideration .tbo the ehargo laid by Cr. Russell;, and decided "to recommend to. the brainchithityoui be cenisured for iiot loyally abiding :by the decision of a. majority of the Labor miembers of the - Council at aU properly con...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
BEREAVEMENT NOTIGE: Mirs. W\ llTON expicsses heri sm cere TI1AXi`KS to her many kind fi iends, for letters, telerdams, and floral triubutesuc ceied during her tr cent siad beale cmnenten Flower hotel, ay-st., Poit Melb. Febriary 12th, 1914 IN MEMOIV RIAM. LEWIS.-In loving remenbrance of my dear husband, George Lewis, who died on the 14th February, 1013, at 60 Crockford-street, Port Melbourne. -By his hiving wife and daughter. ."he Standard." *Tio figyst with i , might : rt In the cause of Right, Is the duty of the Press." ADVANCE PORT MELBOURNE. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY I4th, 1914
CADETS' COMPETITIONS' RESULTS. Mr. Murphy, P.M., and Defence Act. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
CADETS' COMPETITIONS' RESULTS. Mr. Murphy, P.M., and Defence Act: On Thursday, Feblruary 7th, a" compe-: tition was held at the drill rooms for the most improved druummer bugler, and the most proficient N.C.O. bugler. The results were as follows:-Most improved bugler, Cadet Martin; most improved drummer, Drummer Birch. The N.C.O.'s medal goes to Sergeant Bugler L. H. Allniett. These competitions will be carried out again at the end of the r?'esent year, when there will be several 4aller prizes in addition to the medals. .1On Saturday last, the local half bat ,lion carried out a profitable after oon's work, on the Bend, where the various Companies were exercised in ex tended order drill and marching. On Saturday afternoon next, Mr. Read Murphy, P.M., will speak on the Defence Act, from a civilian's point of view, to the. officers and cadets of D. and E. Com panics. Should any parents or friends care to lie present on this occasion, Cap tain C.;R. Derrick, the Area Officer, will be gl...
ELECTRIC SPARKS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
ELECTRIC SPARKS. Port Swiriming Club's carnival. Next Wednesday evening at City Ba'ths. Swanston-street. Good entries received, brilliant con tests anticipated. Fancy dress, comicalities, and other side-splitting novelties arranged.. In the handicap squadron race for school boys of the district, five teaiis have entered-three from Gralhanm street, one from Nott-street. a:ndauosoe from St. Joseph's. :.' ,.Port's Football, Club . :ls causing revived interest: If the flood of: candidates nomi nated for different offices is any indication, things should boom in the coming season. .The annual outing in connection with manufacturing firm of Messrs. J. Kitchen & Sons is being held, to-day at Fern Tree Gully. "That is not a man's job," remark ed a man who was charged with fail ing to get his children to attend school. Probably the fine inflicted may make him think otherwise in The honorary treasurer of the Children's Hospital acknowledges with many thanks the sum of £4/11/, being th...
FOOTBALL CLUB BAZAAR. List of Donations. Nominations for Club Officials. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
FOOTBALL CLUB BAZAAR. List of Donations. Nominations for Club Officials. There is room for much congratu lationi in the fact that there is such spirited competition this year for the airious' official 'positions in connection v?ithl the club?. . In none of the de ,:r itieients is there a walk-ovei, even the post of presideut having its rival 'clhiiantsis Such a spirit of friendly in iili'r spe i?s volumes for thie -in terest w-hichi the' club is 'rousing, in our miidst,- ?din wlhere there is this' emulation i i is .all for the beniefit of the organiisationl. A 'glance at the list of names in our adfvertising columns will show who are nomiuated for the, various posts. In conniection with the bazaar .ex cellent progress is being made. The ladies are working with the utmost enthusiasm, and the amount of goods and donations collected is somcthing which bears evidence of the energy and enthhsiasm which they are throw ing into the work. Below arc given preliminary lists: Collected by Mrs....
PORT MELBOURNE FOOTBALL CLUB—SEASON. 1914. Nominations for Office-bearers. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
PORT MELBOURNE FOOTBALL CLUB-SEASON. 1914. Nominations for Office-bearers. President: F. JM. Opitz, A. Rogers, M.L.A. Vice-Presidents (five to be elected) --G. Bounds. W. Butler, J. Cleland (jun.), F. Dalgarno, J. Hart, F. Hooper, W. Manley, H. Marshall :W. T. M?ay, T. Morrice, J. Morris, G. A. Rogers,' J. Sharp;, H. Stranagljan, E. H. Wale. Committee (five :to be >elected).- J. T. Ballard; H. 'Cunninghai , :-F. Daws, A. Denham?, Harry -Julier, J. Keyhoe, W. "Oakley, F.. Siinlair,&lt; H J. Trewavis, Delegates (tio to be elected).:I H. Gill. F. M1. Opitz, :Frank Sinclailr Owen Sinclairi Treasurer.I-J. Cleland (jani), W C. Trewavis. Secretary.-Herbert G. Julier, . T. Wasley.
"NOT A MAN'S JOB." Father Fined for Absentee Children. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
"NOT A MAN'S JOB." Father Fined for Absentee Children. In a case against a man named Alf. Anderson. 36 Lyon-street Port Melbourne, on Monday.'for failing to send his children to school, de fendant said he did all he could to see that the went to school. Before lie went to . work in. the morning, lie told them. they had, .to attend, and when he returned at night he asked them:if they hiid leain there. "What' moire:. couldld ie lo?" That ,as the poser lie '.ijt to the Bench, adding tlhat ho mai- could do6 'any more.thain ihe did. .It ?asn't ? mai,'s jxobi Mr.: Thosi.Beechiig, school attelni ahiee offihi; said it was a ? ad case; l lie Benich imposed aineff 2/-, ini each case--14/-: in all--aiid. :tlhe: Clerk advised Anderson to taike means to see that his: wife made the chiltli ren attend school:.' It took' to drags all their time to acdcommodate the numbers who' at tended'the ilrag drive to Hampton, of the Port A.W.A., on Monday evening. A pleasint time was spent.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
TO DO OTHERS GOOD. "J have been living in S.W. Queens land for thirteen years," writes IMr. J. R. Tindale, Editor of the Cunnamulla "Watchman." "During that time I have been subject to attacks of Diarr hoea, and have always found Chamber lain's Colic and Diarrhoea Remedy to quickly relieve me. I can recommend it to anyone suffering from that complaint. You may use this letter as you see fit for it is written to do others good.'" Sold by E. Parsons, grocer, Bay-street. DISORDERED LIVER. "For disorders of the liver and sto mach there is no better medicine than Chamberlain's Tablets," writes Mrs. ,1\Margaret J. Watson, Emerald, Q. "I suffered with bad headaches caused by a disordered liver. Hearing my cus tomers speak so highly of Chamberlain's Tablets I thought I would try what they would do for me. After the first few doses I noticed an improvement, and after I had taken a couple of boxes found myself quite relieved of head aches, which have not returned." Sold' by E. Parsons, grocer...
Railway United C.C. V.J.C.A.—3rd Grade. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
Railway United C.C. V.J.C.A.---3rd Grade. The'aibove club concluded their match witl St. Ignatius, last SaturN day. the result ending in a hollow vic tory for the iitter team by an innings and 44 rims. The scores were as fol- lows:--. St. Ignatius, 1st innings, six for 165 I (innings closed). . Railway United, 1st innings, 79; 2nd innings, 42. The best performers for the losers were Fisher, 24 and 13`; Edwards, 23; Cornish, 12; McDooiiald; 10, with the bat; whilst the bowling honors rested with Caridwell; tivo for 40; Edwards, one fobi 50, McDonald, one for 47. To?-day'.s match will be against Vic 'toria Brewery. and as both teams are ell inatched, a good game should re usilt.
SWIMMING NOTES. Port Melbourne Club's Carnival. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
SWIMMING NOTES. Port Melbourne Club's Carnival. The second annual carnival of the above Club will be held at the City Baths, on Wednesday evening, 18th inst., at 7.45 sharp. The events in clude Junior Handicap, Maiden Handi cap, Open Handicap, Comicalities, Han dicap Squadron Race, all of which are open events. A good number of en-. tries have been received, which include some of the Victorian champion swim mers. For mnembers: Ladies' Bracelet, and Handicap Relay races. For the former 23 entries having been received, and the latter nine entries. As there is keen rivalry amongst the members, a good tussle is anticipated. The Club has also included in the programme a Local Schools' Squadron Race, for which five teams have entered, three from Graham street State school; one from Nott street, and one from St. Joseph's school. Last year, the Club held their first carnival and although the expenses were large, they were able to show a small profit and we now are looking forward to a bumpe...
ITEMS OF NEWS. School Committee. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
School Committee. The Grdham-street school commit tee held,: their.final meeting on 'Thirs,. day eienm: ig ,4 record ? of wo? ? doiie. dnring their thre years of office, was preseiitei6to the meeting. :The resu?lt wiias coiitiaste?..ith li'e'school Befoire the coibiiittee took office aindithe im pio?ved co?idtion ofo the schoold hoth iiside uand ou is apparent to 'my ca sti'al o?iser eri?.; T..he' commiittee i? riet the loss of ?the cliaiiua ( G. P Rees') ;'who hai'leftithe district pressingtheir appreeiation of hbis ser vicesby presenting hinm iithl soaoer eig case.. The piesentatioii was aridei byMlM. J Smith;: who refeiied to the good-work Mi :Rees had doie foi he schoola Mi. lait and lir. Bilim also spoi li hole of the committeg, with the exception of then chairmnan Mr: Rees au'r Mrs J=;ories; aie offering their seriices for re elec-? tioiin ThieySire Messrs J smith; Sflart id W. Billin; Mesdaiies MI 13'mton 'id mo
Second Eleven Defeated. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
Second Eleven Defeated. Coburg (eight for 255, declared closed) v. Port Melbourne (183 and five for 78), .at Port Melbourne, was won by Coburg on the first innings by 72 runs. For the winners Booth (112, 16 4's) played faultlessly in the earlier stages of his innings. lie and Jackson (35) added 100 for the second wicket. Ken nedy (35), iosie (31 not out), Alex ander (11 not out), and Norman (11) also batted well. Smith (two for 27) and Hodgetts (two for 61) received poor support from the Port's fieldsmen. Moss (20),, Smith (18), and Craig (17), were the chief scorers in the locals' second innings. Kennedy (two for 19) and Oliver (two for 22) took the wic kets. N:otes on the Play. 1?,-o?t? o;ling was very effective 'against:: Coburg.: "Banks" McColl. Jaedlk cColl, Anderson, and St. John; ill:d loin:. ivell. In Coburg's second ininhigs . only four wickets were down :ith?40-ininutes to go, but St. John and B. MeCColl finished up very well, and .had them all out with six minutes to go.:...
North Ports v. Flemington and Kensington. 1st Grade—V.J.C.A. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
North Ports v. Flemington and Kensington. Ist Grade--V.J.C.A. In this match, which was brought to a conclusion last week, victory rested with the latter by four wickets and five runs. The feature of North's second innings was a fine 85 by MI. Paternoster, who was ably backed up by a useful 25 from E. Keyhoe. The following are the scores: NORTHII PORTS (1st innings) .. 97 Second Innings. 31. Paternoster, c Fisher, b Cross 85 O'Brien, b Cooley .......... -0 Woods, c Smith, b Fisher ...... 4 Bowden, b Cooley ........ .. 0 G. Keyhoe, b Fisher ....... 3 E. Keyhoe, c Wood, b Cross .; ., 25 Lewis, c Bendall, b Cross . :. ., S Merrick, b Cooley .. .. . ,, .:: Green, not out ..n.. .. .. . Chapman, b Cooley ....: : lHughes, abseoit .. .... .:.. .. 0 Sundries .. .. 2 Total .. .. .. .. .: . ... . 128 Bowling.-Fisher, two for 18 and two for 22; Cooley, two for 26, and four for 27; Cross, none for 17, and three for 10; Neville, three for 15, and none for 35; M 'Iunis, none for 12, and one for 12;...
GLOSSING COLLARS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
GLOSSING COLLARS. Dissolve a tcaspoonful of borax in half ::a small teacupful of boiling wa ter'" and add to it one pilit of cold stiirlh. Starch and iron the collars iti the usual way. Place a collar or cuff on a clearn bare board, slightly ldamp the surface of the linen with a clean rag, then polish with the heel end of theo polishing irol. The iron must be moderately hot, and with .firm, even prcsslro, a bcautiful polish will bo produced.
Presbyterian Church. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
iembeis. John Watson;, M "I:I a?id Allan Pentland. The" monthly sermon to young men and wi omen willie delivered: on Sabbath evening. The silisbjedt "iill: be; "Hitch 3our w.iggon to. a star," with. special lessons ifroni the life of the late Lord Strathconua. :lr;.lFrn:lk Ferguson will sing "Shadows." To-morrow week :xill::be : observed as Harvest Suidiyi when the 'church will be deco ri~ted 'ind :specialmusic will be ren ded ly?i the choir..
Graham-street Wesleys' C.C. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 February 1914
Graham-street Wesleys' C.C. Last Saturday's match against North Melbourne Methodists resulted -North Melbourne 90. G. Cherry 31, was principal scorer, and W. Rendall, six for 26, R. McDonnell, three for 19, and W. WTalton, one for 9, shared the bowling honors. Graham-street, five for 69. R. McDonncll, 22, and R. Douglas, 18, were most at home to the bowling of J. Cheetham, three for 8, and R. Nixon, two for 22. Reggie McDonnell was in splendid form with both bat and.ball. His an ticipations of Saturday night evident ly had a good effect. The "Wild Man from Rochester" made his reappearance, but seems to have left some of his dash in the country. The position of scorer was much sought after last Saturday, and final ly the Graham-street boys took it in turns. Whether it was pure zeal, or the fact that the North Melbourne I scorer was a lady, is left to the ima gination. The game, which is at a very inter esting stage, will be concluded at Royal Park to-day.