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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 4 April 1914
FEDERAL BAKERY ANDERSON «T YARRAVILLE as.-; anearav FANCY BREAD , and BISCUIT BAKER, PASTRYCOOK, etc Bread delivered to all part* of Yarraville Footscray and SarronndlUR District*. W. LA1NG,( Junr v Dairyman, Somerville Rd, Yarraville East. Pure Milk Supplied to Te'ideuts of tbe district twice daily. ! trial QoHdHd, '*
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 4 April 1914
SPECIAL NOTICES! The bestplace to go for— Ironmongery, Crockery, Tinware etc. W. RIDOUTT 14 Anderaon Street ' A R R A v i x. tl, eV ■" Large stock ol. Paints,! Oils, Colors and paperhangings, Estimates "given for Painting, Pa^rhanging, General repairs
SENSATION AT YARRAVILLE. IMMIGRANT'S DESPERATE ACT SON ATTACKED WiTH IRON BAR SHOT FIRED AT WIFE "DONT S[?]OOT ME, FATHER" [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
SENSATION AT YARRAVILLE. IMMIGRANT'S DESPERATE ACT SON ATTACKED Willi IRON BAR SHOT FiKtl) AT WIFE "ISQKT SKGOT ME, FATHER" Sensational incidents occured in larraviiie 011 wtdntsday, and culminated 111 the arrest 01 a man named xlioinas, f aterson ait.tr a most desperate encoun. ,ter witn the police, who Jaad to face a lusnade of snots. xlie nrst part 01 tne narrative is told irorn happenings at a liouse situated at uu .brands street, larraviiie^ where a woman was nred at witn a re v 01 v er by ner husuand. .alter liring three shots m the wall, tlie perpetrator of tne act es capeu, and the police beaiciiuti ail clay lor 111m, and only suc ceeded in running their ^uarry to earth, alter a desperate en ■rSfr-coun.ter on a bottai at xarra iville auout half-past six on Wednesday evening. an tlie struggle, the man was shot three tones, 'ihe accuseu will appear beiore the i'ootscray ^ourt next xhursday on a charge 01 bhooting w > ih intent to JUll. ohoitly before one o cloc^ on Wednesda...
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, APRIL 11th 1914. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
The moving linger 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,. APRIL 11th 1914. . The Sugar Works Employes' Union will hold a social and pre sentation in the'Cuming Institute, Yarraville, on the evening of Fri day! May 8. ■ Nominations close with Mr C. Bishop, 69 Hope street, Spotswood on Wednesday-April 22, at 6 p.m , from persons eligible under the P.L.C. constitution to nominate for selection as the pledged labor candidate for . the Williomstown State Electorate at the next State elections ; ■ ■ • • For allowing cattle to wander, owners were fined as follows at Monday's Footscray Court—Ernest Clifton, 5 cows, 5/- a head, with 7/6 costs; Richard Baker, 1 horse. 7/6, with 2/6 costs; George Va'ughan, 1 cow, 5/., with 3/6 costs; Albert Thompson, 2 cowsf 5/ a head, with 6/- costs. - « # » • * Money to Lend on Deeds, Life Poli cies, Jewellery, Finance, Pianos, Fur niture, without...
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
WEDDING BELLS PINCHEN-DAVIKS. A pretty wedding was ce'ebratejd in the Presbyterian Chnrcli, Yatra ville, last Wednesday afternoon, the contracting parties being: Miss Nellie Mand Davies, the youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs Walter Davies, of "Chester," 8 Somervilie road, Yarraville, and Mr F. J. Clarence Pinchen, sen of Mr and Mrs M. H. Pinchen, of Burns street, Yarraville. The officiating clergyman was the Rev. W. R Byers. The Church was prettily decorated for the occasion by friends of the bride, among- the decorations being-foil1" bridal balls. Mr Ben Connell played the Wad ding March, and the hymns in connection with the Service. The bride, who was given away by her father, was prettily attired in a handsome ivory-satin dress, trim med with l?ce and pearl trim mings, a court train trimmed with orange blossom, a handsomely worked veil and orange blossom, while she also carried a bridal bouquet. The bridesmaids, Miss Davies, sister of bride, and Miss Rankin, cousin of, bridegroom, ...
BAY VIEW ROAD FAREWELL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
BAY VIEW ROAD FAREWELL A farewell social was tender ed so Rev T. C. Rentoul, at the jia.y View Ed Methodist Schooiroom last Saturday evening. The gathering was a large one, in addition to his numerous friends at Bay View lid, tha other Methodist Ghureh es of the Footscray Circuit were represented. The chair was occupied by Mr W. McDonald, senior Circuit Steward. The meeting was opened with the well-known hymn "All hail the power of Jesus name". Prayer was ottered by Mr W. Hughes, (Missionary of the Sunshine Church). The chairman in a few remarks expressed his pleas ure - at being present and' his admiration for the-Rev T. O. Rentoul. Miss- N. Hurst sang "Hush me to dreams" and Mr. Williams "Love's To-morrow", both items were nicely render ed. The company were favored in having this lady and' gentlei man! as they were on, a visit from West Australia. Short addresses were given by Mr. Thompson (Sunshine) and Mr: Williams (Victoria street) both spoke of the high appreciation of their c...
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
BUSINESS DIRECTORY. ESPLANADE HALL, Beach Station, ■ Williamstown (J. W. Greeney. Scle Proprietor,) The most up-to-date in the 'lown. 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. I
COURSING [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
COURSING A most successful meeting was held last Saturday on the local Cricket ground, entries being big for the 3 events. . In the Maiden Stake 32 dogs went to the slipper, and after some "very close runs the winner turned up is Mr J. Lem mon's "Blue Spec" with Mr R. Jones, "Snowball" 2nd, and Mr Montieth's "Jacko" 3rd, all being local owned dogs. For the open stake, 21 dogs were entered includ ing a number of the candidates which are competiting in the big event on Good Friday, The win ner was Mr Davidson's "May Wish," 1st; MrFrench taking 2nd and 3rd with "Black Spec," and "Miss Sprightly," both local dogs. In the Local Stake entries again came in well 20 dogs being entered: On account of running-short of rabbits no more entries could be taken- The winner was "General Dick" 1st; with Mr McMahon's "Clyclops" 2nd. This was one of the most successful meetings held this season i the rabbits being strong and well.
Farewell and Presentation To Rev. T. C. Rentoul SIMPSON ST. METHODISTS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
Farewell and Presentation To Rev. T. C. Rentoul SIMPSON ST. METHODISTS On Tuesday evening last, a fare well Social and Presentation was tendered to the Rev. T. C. Rentoul" by the Simpson St., Methodists. Mr W, Evans, the superintend ent of the Sunday school acted as Chairman, and said-that they were there that evening to say fare well to the Rev T. C- Rentoul. He said that the Rev gentleman had had a long stay in Varraville com paring with other Clergyuiea, and he wisned Rev Rentoul God speed in his new sphere. Mr W. H. Warren, on behalf if the trustees and friends, wished the Rev Rentoul good luck and prosperity in bis new sphere, and he would be glad to hear and see Mr Rentoul again. Speeches were also delivered by Revs E. Smith, Tonkin and Hughes, and Messrs W. Williamson, Dunstan and Dane (local preachers.) Mr W. Williamson, on behalf of the Simp son street Methodist Church, then presented Mr Rentoul with a purse of sovereigns as a token of esteem. Master Douglas MacDonald, on b...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
SPECIAL NOTICE. --SEDD0N WOOD YARD. Carson & Peacock, (Successors to H. Jenkins.) 87 Gamon St., Seddon, Beg to inform the Residents that they are prepared to supply prompt ly Wood, Coal, and Coke to all parts of the District. • • • • Tele. 189 Footscray. Ashes Supplied. Light Carting Done. Mechanics' Institute Nicholson St, Footscray SabSGPlption 2/6 per Qaartef Open every evening 7 to to Saturdays 2 to 5 p.m Library contains over 5000 volumes, Scienti c, Fictional and Reference. The eading Rooms are supplied witp the Daiy and Weekly newspapers anil Magazines and Scientific Journals. Smoking and Billiard ooms. Ladies' Room, Hall and Committee Rooms to let for all purposes at moderate rates, particulars of which may be obtained on application to the Librarian. New members and vis'tors cordially nvited. J, Johnstone, Secretary. P Tohn.&lt;tone.Librarian THE PEOPLE'S STORE. kli&Co Grocers, Fruiterers ,, .and. Confectioners. Dealers in Fancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pipe...
£100 STAKE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
£100 STAKE • • ft • • The Yarraville Fox Terrier Coursing Club committee have left no stone untured to make the ;6l00 stake, (ffihich will be run off on Good Friday,) a success. Entries have been received from all parts of the country, including New South Wales. This is the biggest stake run in Australia for terriers, and is a credit, to our. district coursing.. .The first dogs will be in .the slips at one o'clock. Mr Andy Shannon, hon. secretary, has made arrangements for an extra supply of rabbits. The Footscray" Council has ad journed for the, Easter holidays, and will not meet- again until Monday, April 20» ;.r- Remembar, wnen getting your «uj> grocer, 10 Canterbury atraet, plies for thy week to call at.Fiwd W Somvrvillt ra*tfa TMmyiOs.
Methodist Ministers Farwell and Presentations To Revs. E. Smith and T. C. Rentoul [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
Methodist Ministers — i i i Farwell and Presentations To Revs. E. Smith and T. C. Rentoul After completing five years of ministry in Footscray, the Rev. Ernest Smith has been transferred to Shepparton. The members and adherents of the Hyde street Met hodist Church assembled in large numbers at the school-room last Monday evening, to say farewell to the Rev. E. Smith, M>-s Smith and children, and at the same time to mate presentations to tlie min isier and the other members of the family, who had worked so untiringly in the interests of the Church Mr Curnow presided. Expressions of regret at Mr Smith's departure were referred to in speeches by Messrs. Curnow, on behalf of the Circuit, Rutledge, on behalf of the Officers, S. Thompson Sunshine Church, Drury, (con gregation,) J. Heard (Bay View Road.) G. F. Prosser (Victors st), W. Evans (Simpson street,) and McDonald (senior circuit steward Mr W. L. Flewellyn then pre sented the Rev, E. Smith with a purse of sovereigns Rev E. Smith ...
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street) to YARRAVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
MELBOURNE (Flinders Street)" to YARRAVILLE. WiiaSK DAYS—5.47 a.m., 5.53, 6.2 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, 2.30, 2.47, 3.2, 3.30, 4.4, 4.30, •1.09, 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., 9.34, 9.57 10.12f, 10.29, 10.57, 11.23, 11.40, 11.55. SATURDAY S—5.47, 5.58, 6.2, 6.16, 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, 1.32, 1.44, 1.59, 2.7», 2.20, 2.38. 3.2, 3.35, 4.4, 4.30, 4.52, 5.5, 5.30, 5.32, 5.52, 6.16, 6.37, 6.43, 6.59, 7.26f 7.56, 8.28, 9.5, 9.34! 9.57, 10.12, 10.25, 10.38, 10.46, 10.55, 11.8, 11.23, 11.35n, II.40, 11.55 SUNDAYS—10.20, 10.40, 11.10, (Bacchus Marsh) 12.55 p.m., 1.10, 1.23, 1.35, 1.52, 2.15, 2.37, 3.15., 3./5, 4.15, 4.45, 5.15, 5.31, 5.45., 6.15, 6.45, 7.15, 7.30, 7.45 8.15., 8.3...
THE TURF. Williamstown Races [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
THE TURF. Williamstown Races Selkctions By "Ailx." The Wiiliamstown Racing Club will hold a meeting 011 Raster Mon day at the popular seaside course, when a program of six events will _he;. run' pfE,:. in.Glu?ling.-the. 'Eastep GupT" "Special" trains wil! i*bu a I* frequent intervals, stopping at Footscray and Newport. My select ions for the different events are appended:— Hurdle Race (2 miles) — Milk abah or Bonnie George. Federal Handicap (six furlongs) —Culma or Precious. Easter Cup (one mile and a quar ter)—Monodia or Loch Amos Steeplechase (2 miles) — Pladda or Moroka. Juvenile Handicap (5 furlongs) —Kilspindic or Boytah. Welter (one mile) —Yandilla King or Coo'agunyah.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
At the Footscray Court on Tliurs daq, W. Warke, a hairdresser, was fined 10s., with 21s. costs, on a charge of having kept his shop open after 8 o'clock on the evening of Friday, Feb: ruary 0. Before purchasing boots and shoes Inspect' STIiKLS Bool Bmporium. opposite the James Cuming Institute Yarraville. . All leading manufact urers, Marshall, Good wear, StaBord, Etna and others, in great variety. Price, tho lowest, quality, the best. Established 38 years. Ton taajr go turtker aid far* w#tn.-i(Wl
FIRST FOOTSCRAY BOY SCOUTS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
FIRST FOOTSCRAY BOY SCOUTS The local Boy Scouts are to camp at Yarra Glen for the Easter Holidays. The lads will leave by the 7.20 a.m. train and will reach Yarra Glen about 10 a.tn, They will camp in the reserve, permission being granted by the Shire Council The Scouts last week held a social evening in the Scout-Hall, about 20 parents and friends attended besides Scouts. A very enjoyable evening was spent, supper being provided by the scouts. The above troop have changed the weekly parade night from Wednesday to Monday,
AMUSEMENTS COMING EVENTS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
AMUSEMENTS COMING EVENTS Wednesday, April 15—Picture Night. St. George's Thjatre, in aid of St Joseph's Convent. ' s Thursday, April- 16—Yarraville Football Club lady supporters' social, Cuming Institute, in aid of atove club. Monday, April 20—Dramatic and Vocal Entertainment, Federal hall, Footscray, given by Miss J. Stewart and pupils, and other artists. . Wednesdny, April 22—Yarraville Baptist Football Club picture* night, St George's Theatre. Thursday, April 23— Euchre Party and Dance, Yarraville Hall, in aid of St Joseph's convent. Tuesday, April 28—St. Luke's Anniversay School Concert, Yirra ville Hall. •Wednesday, April 29 - Belmont Football Club picture night, St. George's theatre. Friday May, 1 - St.. George's cricket club Social and Dance, Cuming Institute. Thursday, May 7—Past Pupils' and " Teachers' Association annual social, Cuming Institute
ART MILLINERS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914
ART MILLINERS. • MISSES RUSSELL and WIL LIIAMS, (late with Miss Savage) 10 Hopkins Street, Footscray. Millinery up-to-date at prices to suit all classes. Hats renovated, .Miss THORNQUEST, Ladies' Milliner, late 10 Hopkins Street, has removed to 94 Nicholson St.,' Footssray. Hair dressed as usual. Combings made up. Klectric face j and head massage. 1/6. Letters attended to- . I