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"PERMISKUS PARS." [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
"P ERMISKUS PARS." (By Rosvu.) We have been abroad during the Xmas holidays, and we have made sc-veraldiscovgries, andseen manystrange and weird thingia--iot "iihkes. We observed a good deal of the New Woman attlid tleit;ires, and we also made this note therein : the New Woman isn't vet gentlemanly enough tob tike?offler iat at the play. We met her also bounding along the Boorandara-road on her bike, and at staid Geelong again. Perhaps it was an appropriate and natural thing that it should be at Geelong.that we met the New Man too., lIe was accompanying hile N. W. on her iron steed. They sprinted by in glorious style, when sud denly his partner ran into a rut in the road, and whoof ! over went the show. She lay laugling in the dust. "Gerrup," lie foamed, "don't lie -there like tlht." Then-alt, heavens !-he ran up and kicked lier ! Ninety miles an hour is the feat just accomplished in America on the Bound Brook Railway between Neshaming Falls. and Langhdrn. A mile was seored in' 3!fs...
NEW YEAR'S SERVICES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
hNEW YEAR'S SERVICES. AT St. Mary's, Queensberry-st., an early celebration of the Holy Com nmnion took place on New Year's mor ?nTngCalonCtlh riisio being the celebrant; A number of communicants attended, and the service, at the threshold of the new year, in the prettily decorated church was very impressi:c. A Watch-night service was held in the North Melbourne Wesleyan Church, on New Year's eve, the Rev. Mr. Williams, pastor, officiating. There was a very large attendance, and appropriate hymns were sung by the choir and congregation, and suitable portions of Scripture read by the Minister. Mr. ~Villiams delivered a very eloquent and earnest address, pointitig out the fact that another year was drawing to its close, and that a new year was about to dawn on the world. He exhorted his hearers to lay well to heart the solemn lessons to be learned in connection with the dying year. Time was passing away, and eternity was ap proaching. They had been spared during 1895, to their homes an...
CHRISTMAS IN THE CHURCHES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
CHRISTMAS INa TIE CHURCHES. As usual special services were held in the North and West Melbourne Churches on Christmas Day-those in the Angli can and Catholic Churches making a special feature both as regarded music and decorations. In St.Mary's, Queens berry-street, the sermon in the morning was by the Rev. Canon Carlisle, and an afternoon service for children was con ducted by the Rev F. IF. . Gibbs. The interior of the building was appropriately adorned, and presented a very pretty spectacle. The altar was surmounted by a floral cross and white flowers in ecclesiastical vases, being vested with a festal antependinm of white silk, embroi dered with gold cording. The chancel, candelabra, and the credence table were also suitably embellished, and the Bible and prayer book had white silk markers -the colors denoting a feast day in lGhrch annals., k t of the ; pulpit and lecturn hung utitependia of the same character to a certain degree as that in front of the altar. The first named on...
TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
TEiLEostMS. 'Telegrams received at any Telegraph' Office addressed to any place within the city, town, &c., in which such office is situated, . and delivered free within a radius of one mile; within a radius of 1l miles, 3d. extra is charged. ;'Urgent Telegrams charged double or dinary rates, and despatched in preference to others. To, or from any Station in Victoria. 8.30 a.m, to 8 p.m. a.. d. Nine words ... 0... . 9 Extra words, each .. : .. 0 1; After 8 p.m. to midnight. Ten words ... 2; 0 Every additionai vword .. 0 2u Midnight to 8.30 a.m. Ten words ... . Every additional word ... ... SUNDAY8. Messages forwarded to ofeices open on Sundays, if dropped in the box provided for that purpose, at the.M elbourne Office with fee enclosed. 8.80 a.m. to 0.30 p.m. a. d. Ten words ........ 20 Extra words, each ... ... 0 2 9.80 p.m. to 8.90 a.m. Ten words . ... 8 0 Extra words, each: . 0. ... 0:3
NORTH MELBOURNE C.Y.M. SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
NORTH MELBOURNE C.Y M. SOCIETY. Tnh above socicty` held a frui? seir'e (in lieu of tleir.ordinary weeklyineeting) iri the schoolroom, Victoriastfreet, on Monday evening, 30th December, it being the occasion of installing the new oflicers. The retiring President, Bro. J. P. Kelly, occupied the chair. The at tendance was not near so large as usual, there being but abontfifty couples present, consequent on many of the members being away holiday making,' and enjoy ing the invigoratingbriny.breezes on.the moonilight trip round the bay with the Irish National Foresters. At eight o'clock Mr. J. Gale took his seat at the piano, and after playing some selections, gave the lovers of the light fantastic an innings for an hour, after which the assemblage adjoiirned to the refreshment room, which was very tastefully laid out, the tables presenting a plentiful supply of the delicacies of the season. The company having partaken of light refreshments, the toast list was commenced by the Chairman ca...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
1 Established] [1865.' tH 73 & 75 ERROL. STREET, Opposite Town Hall, 1 Tortbh IVelboiurne. A Large Assortment of Fancy Articles suitable for Presents. Baskets in Great Variety. A -. - en, t for M.adamxse Teigel's Patterns. EXCELtLECE - IN * P* INTING3 ..:'ALL + WORK( FIRST-CLASS,k At Lowest Prices, AT TAIN& TITOVMSON 168& 170 QUEENSBERRY STREET; T?LPErONE 1191. NORTH MELBOURNE. T'ie.fhlloving are some of our usual. Lines.:-" .ilL. Wads. , .and-ills, .. Cards, Circ-culas, ePosters (all sizes & colors), st.ow C.ards, N .tieTo-3irLow eilols;, Placards, :=ance ýrogramemes, S ý?,/e.us, doc. O-N ( -S LOP-WOR KThe. The following LAW FORMS on Sale: Notice of Owner's Intention, Agreement-Landlord and Tenant,: •Warrant to Distrain, Connplaint Before Two Justices; ',. ALSO, .-TO -LET NOTICES, WINDOW CARDS, all kinds in stock, SUCH AS ApartTents To Let, Rooms To Let; ALSO, STRIPS FOR WINDOWS: Selling OffI Sale Now On! &c., &c. We are Noted for Pro...
PRESENTATION OF PRIZES AT THE WEST MELBOURNE STATE SCHOOL. THE CHAIRMAN'S ADDRESS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
PRESENTATION OF PRIZES AT THE WEST MELbBOURNE STATE SCHOOL. Tu. Cn.oaln?ux's ADDRESS. Os the 2:3rd olt., the prizes in connection with the Christmas examination of the pupils of the above school, were pre sented by Mr. C. E. Hurst, J.P., Chair man of the Board of Advice, in the pre sence of the teachers and parents of the clhildren, at the school buildings. M1r. Hirst said that in former years he had assisted at the school's breaking-up, but this year he had the pleasure of both presiding at the concert and presenting the prizes. He-was pleased to be pre sent and give away the prizes, and, no doubt, they were glad to receive them. lie thought they would odnmire the pre sent system of raising money more than the former plan, which was to ask the children to go from door to door with collecting cards. That was degrading to them in every sense, and turned them into juvenile beggars, so to speak. The method of obtaining money for the books by means of a concert was far better, and hail ...
TRAMWAYS. NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN BAND BY DAY. GREEN LIGHT AT NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 3 January 1896
TRAMWAYS, NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GnEEN B?uND n DAYj. : GrENa LionT AT NIoHT. First Car leaves Flemington Bridge Week Days at 5.45 a.m.; Sundays at 1.40 p.m. - First Car leaves Flinders-street Week Days at 6.7 a.m.; Sundays at 2.5 p.m. Last Car leaves Flemington Bridge Week Days at 11.5 p.m.; Saturdays at 11.385 p.m. ; Sundays at 10.10 p.m. Last Car leaves Flinders-street Week Days at 11.30 p.m.; Saturdays at 12 p.m. ; Sundays at 10.35 p.m. Fare from Flinders-street to Fleming ton Bridge 3d. Connection made at Flemington Bridge with Moonee Ponds Omnibus Line. Through Fare,'4d. Transfers allowed at Queensberry-st., to West Melbourne Line, and vice versa.
POSTAL NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
Pi'OSTAL NOTES : l i Postal Notes, from is: to 20s,' may be obtained at all Post Offices, but are only p~.yabj l at any-Money Order-0Oflic in the Colony, fromi 10 a.m. to '8 p.i. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to noon. Poundage under is. 6d:.. d.. . S: ' , i s; . 6d ' . 1.. .. Id. 7s. Gd:. .. 2d. S,, ,, 20s. Od. .. ... 3d. Victorian Postal Notes are payablo in N.S.W., S.A., Tasmania, Queensland, andll rice reftr (on pInyment, the ijaye must affix stampls equal to poundage). Stamps of New South Walo?,' South Australia,a Greati]ritain, Frautc; Gr many,C Italy, and United,.State?, are ohb tainablo. at. the?Geneial YPost t Office, :Melbourne,:in quantities, not exceediing s. at one time. A:eoinmissiounriviil be charged ,of Id. ,on i?erySd; ;worth 'of :English and:Foreign stiamps purchased, and Id. on every6dd. worth 'ofIntcrco lonial stamps." ::l d ..i
TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
TELEGaIePiH MOEY ORDESin . 8. d. Victoria ... Under £5 ... 1 0 South Australia , .. 3 0 Queensland .... , ..' 0 Tasmania . . : . 3 0 Nrew South VWales , 2 ... 2 0 Perth,.W.A. ... 4.. 0 Victoria U.. Under.£1 .£1 ... 1 6 South Australia ;' ' ' "0 Queensland .. ,, ... 5 0 Tasinania ... ... 0 New South Wales ,, . ..; 3 0 Perth, WV.A. ... 5 0 ';· t? ,, .
MONEY ORDER OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
; MONEY u sEn iOFFICE.'; Office hours-10 a.m. to 3 p.mi, Sa turdays 10 a.m. tbo noon. I' . ':. Payable in Victoria:-: .. Not exceeding £5 :... ....... ... d.: Above £5, butnotexceed. £10 * Isl" ,, £10, ,, ', £15 .- ls. Gd. ,, £15, ,, , £?20 - 2s. Payable in New Southi Wales, Soutlh Australia, Western .Australia, Queens land, Tasmania, and.New Zealand': d. Not e.ceeding £ .' .. ... 6 . o ' „ .:' ** 5 ..;·, 2* o ; ,, . . 17 .;.. : ... 3 6 S 20 ... ... 4 0 : Payable in Great Britain and Ireland, France, Canada, Cape of Good Bope, Ceylon, China, .India, Japan, M.:acao, Mauritius, United States, &c.: *. d, Not exceeding £2 . . .. :... 1 0 Above £2, but not oxceed.;5 - 2 . 6, ,, £5,butnot e?ceed. £7. - 3 ,,6 S;, £7, but not exceed.: £10 - 5 0
A MONETARY MENACE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
A MONETARY MENACE. TIE Argus and Age are just now en gaged in splitting a journalistic lance regarding the sewerage operations of the Metropolitan Board of Works, and the dduiand! it will create as rgards 'the pockets of property owners. The first named journal sees nothing but an out look dismal and dark to the last degree. In its issue of the 7th, the Argues, speak ing of the cost of connecting the drain age to houses; says:- "Enrl, iri the present year, if the ";officiahllciculdtions are borne out, iMel "bourne, South Melbourne, Port Mel " bourne, Footscray, and Fleunington are " to be sewered, and the connection of '"about 30,000 ]houses with the drains "will be made coinpulsory. These dis "tricts will therefore have to raise a .' capital sum of £360,000-the average "cost of connection being set down at ' £12 per house-in addition to paying " the general threepenny rate which will "be levied on the whole area. The pro "vision to extend the payments for "house connections over a ...
NORTH MELBOURNE TOWN COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
Noir in BMi.uou NEi TulWN COUNCIL. Mayor, .Mr . T. Fogarty, J.P. .. i Eastern Ward--Mlr. J. Gardiner; Mr.' W. II' Fuller, J.P. ; Mr. J; Bariase J.P. Mi dle Ward-i r. T. Fogarty, J.P.; Mr:G. Carter; Mr.D. Wadick; , Western Ward l r. P. Costello; Mr. J. C. Steel;' J.P.;?n\r: J. G P'tri. .Town Clerk, Mr. H.J. Randall. Rnato Collector, Mr, J, Kearney.. Surveyor, Mr. E. McIver. Health Officer, Dr. Whitikkeir: Inspector; Mr. E .iagnus..
THE MACAULAY-ROAD STATION. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
STILE lMACAULAY-ROAD. STATION. Some time ago Cr. Jas. Steel mentioned to hismunicipal confreres the unsheltered sitate` o the !Idown-" platform -of-the above railway sihtion, but although the Department was communicated with, they: have not seen their way to do any thinýg in the matter. In the. winter 'months especially, when a south-westerly rain squall comes up from the sea, passengers waiting for a train on the Kensington Hill side of the station cannot but feel uncomfortable. It seems nstrnge- that w~ile-the Government Wasted money in ornamental architecture on many of the lines-notably a't the notorious Maryborough station, which would suffice for one of the great London termini--they cannot find a nominal sum to pjut up a shelter at Macaulay Road. 3BAKEnS, BswlE E.-On Tuesday at the Flemington- Cort, a number of bakers were fined in pretty substantial amounts,' for selling underweight bread. A little bird has whispered to us that Nortlh Melbourne is about to undergo a ! iid," ...
NORTH AND WEST MELBOURNE CITIZENS' AND SCHOOLS' EXCURSION. DATE ALTERED TO 12TH FEBRUARY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 10 January 1896
NORTH AND WEST MEL BOURNE CITIZENS' AND ;SOHOOL3' EXCURSION. DATE ALTERED TO 12TII FEBRUARY. THe weekly-meeting in connection with the above was held in the Committee Room, North Melbourne. Town Hall, on Wednesday evening, 8th inst.-after an adjournment over the holidays.: Cr. J. G. Petrie,'Vice-President,iin the chllir. There was a fair attendance. The'niinutes of the previous meeting nwere read and confirmed. - -Mv.-Jas-Birgin's nams-was-addedrto the general' committee. Correspondence.-Several letters were read and received, and Secretary :in structed to reply. Alteration of 'Date.-Mr. J. Hooper moved, and Mr. Tregear seconded; " That the first resolution fixing the 19th ,Feb ruary as thhe date, be rescinded." Carried. MIr.. Hooper then further moved, and Mr. Sholer -seconded, "That the 12th February be the date," which was carried. The Secretary was authorised to acqoaiait .the Railway Department with same; anduget ticket?iand window cards altered. Committees.--The following. wer...