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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Suites iie-upuolstekeu equal to now at pricos that K«t and keep customers. Combination DininKi'oom and Billiard Tables kept in stock ami made to order l'rom JU7 IPs up. All iceossorios on hand. Wo shall call on receipt of your card.—1'\ KOBEIt'l's, Unver, [Hull St., (near Union St.), ^orthouto Sth. I'hunu, Northcote 220J<

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Property Sales. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Property Sales. Stott & Bastings will sell by auction to-day, two new w.b. cottages und allotment of land in Reid street, North cote, as advertised. Stott & Bastings offer by auction on Wednesday next, at the property, Ham ilton and Christmas streets, splendidly built d.f.w.b. villa, 7 rooms, and all conveniences, land 115 x 115; also fur niture and effects and ullotment of land 115 x 186. Particulars are advertised. Stott & Bastings will sell on Suturday next, new d.f.w.b. villa, at 241 Clarke street, und d.f.w.b villa, 5 rooms, at 94 Raleigh street, Northcote. Membrey and Deune will submit to auction on Wednesday next on the pro perty, 29 Plow Street, Northcote, brick villa, 5 rooms and conveniences, on land 07 x 107, as advertised. McGeorgc Bros, will sell by auction on Saturduy, March 7, at 3 o'clock, d.f.w.b. villa, 6. rooms, &a., &c. 52 Qooch street, Northcote.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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Eipping Shire News. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

lipping Shiru News. Ihe many friends of Mr. Robert liower, of Thomustown, will regret to hoar of his somewhat serious illness. Ho is at present in a private hospital near Victoria parade. Tenders are invited by the Ejiping Athletic Club for right to publican's booth and refreshment stand.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TRAMWAY EXTENSION. DISCUSSION IN NORTHCOTE COUNCIL. MOTION FOR EXPERT TO REPORT DEFEATED. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

TRAMWAY EXTENSION. DISCUSSION IN NOHTHCOTE COUNCIL. MOTION FOR EXPERT TO REPORT DEFEATED. Al the meeting of the Northcote .own council on Monday evening Cr. Bastings moved - "That Messrs McCnity ami Un derwood be asked to state the cost of supplying to the council nn esti mate of the cost of the electrifica tion of the local cable train and power house and tramway exten sions, together with a report on same." Or. Hastings said that this firm had reported on the proposed South Mel bourne line and were recommended by the Prahran and Malvern Trust. They had been told they were bluffing in con nection with this proposal, seeing the lease had only two years u) run; but the drawing up and maturing of tramway schemes was a slow matter. The other scheme was IS months before the public and resulted in nothing. All were agreed j that their tram must be eventually elec- | trified. Till that time any extensions could be made to fit in with their cable tram, and power could no doubt be got. from...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Gwalia Lodge, U.A.O.D. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Gwalia Lodge, U.A.O.D. i The quarterly meeting was held on Monday evening, the A'.D. (Bro. Ches ter) presiding over a good attendance. The newly-installed D.P. (Bro. Shep herd, of the Preston lodge) was intro duced by Bro. Bunker, P.D.P., and ac corded a cordial reception. In connec tion with the local effort in aid ol' the Austin Hospital it was decided that tile lodge take part in the procession on 17th March, and a committee was appointed to arrange for a tableau. Two new members were initiated. It was deci ded that the lodge co-operate with other lodges in district re arranging for a pre sentation to Bro. Bunker, P.D.P. On tile motion'of Bro. NVhiteway, G.P., a committee of seven was appointed to carry out social functions, entertainment of visitors, ladies' nights, &c., for the next twelve months. In reference to the move by the Board of Directors to secure a central hall for Druidical pur poses, it was decided that the lodge should assist. An official visit was ar rang...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LEAGUE MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

LEAGUE MEETING. A meeting of the Northern Tramway Extension League was held at the Albion Hotel on February 19, the president, Mr J. Sutch, in the cnuir. A letter was re ceived from (Jr. Thurratt, regretting that they considered his conduct un manly, as such was far from his inten tion. He could not comply with their Jequest to resign as he considered he still had the confidence of the ratepay ers. The resignation of Mr. J. ttobb as chairman was received with regret, and Mr. Fitzgerald was appointed in his stead. After members of the deputa tions to Crs. Hastings and Johnson hud reported, a motion was carried—-"That the members of the deputation be asked to embody their report in writing, and that a statement of the whole position be drawn up and signed by those mem bers who can vouch for the accuracy of the statements." It was decided to confer with thy Pender's Grove Associa tion, and also wait on the Fitzroy and Preston councils thanking them for their support. It was decided tha...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Cricket and Football Friction Between Clubs. To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Cricket and Football Friction Between Clubs. To tho Editor. Sir,—In reference to W. Fyfe's letter to Preston council re my application on behalf of the Preston District Football Club, to that body for use of the park for the coming season, dating from 10th March. Allow me to inform Mr. l'yl'e and iiis committee that that application was not made without first consulting the fixtures of the grade under which Mr. Fyfe's club is playing, and what did we find? That the last match of the season that Preston C.C. play is Rich mond City at Richmond, commencing February 28 and finishing on 7th March. Now, what I would like to know, Sir, is —did Mr. Fyfe apply for the park for the cricket season or did he apply for an extension of dates. If he did not apply for an extension, then I say his season finishes with the last match. Then he says that his committee desired him to mention that the past two seasons they had been pestered by footballers kicking a football within the playing space. 1 wa...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LEAGUE VISITS FITZROY. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

LEAGUE VISITS FITZROY. A deputation from the Northern Tramway Extension League waited on the Fitzroy council on Monday night with the object of thanking that body for the interest-taken in the St. George's road tramway movement. The deputa tion told them that the League iwere still going to fight on for the tram. The mayor told the deputation that his coun cil had not altered their opinion as re gards the extension. After hearing the deputation the meeting was adjourned and the deputation wero entertained in the mayor's room. To tho Editor. Sir, —"West Warder," in Inst Satur duy's "Leader," admits signing tho petition in favour of ttiu proposed elec tric tram along St. George's road, but says he simply signed it because lie always makes it a practice of signing any request tlnit comes along. I loave it to the ratepayers to judge this cluss of citizen, lie also states ho has met numorous ratepayers of the central and west wards wno arc against this wild scheme. Would ho mention some ...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Church Notices. Am- saints~ch urch, NORTHCOTE. Sunday Services: 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., Rev. A. C. Km. i.away, M.A. TjOLY TRINITY, T1IORNBURY LI (Rnilway Parade). Sunday Services: 8 n.m., Holy Communion. 11 a.m., Morning Prayer and Sermon. 7.30 p.m., Evening Prayer, subject, 'Opportunity." LI, SAINTS' CHURCH, 1>REST0N. First Sunday in Lent. 8 a.m. and 11 a.m., Holy Communion. 7.30'p.m., ' 'Temptation.'' Rev. 1!. C. A. Eva. VORTMCOTE PRESBYTERIAN l\ CHURCH (JAMES ST.) Minister: R<;v. R. W. Rock. Sabbath Services: Morning, "Four Estimates of Life." Evening, "The Golden Calf." TillESTON AND THORNUURY X PRESBYTERIAN CHURCHES. Sunday Services: Services will be conducted at above Churches at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. -vrORTlICOTE METHODIST IV : CHURCHES. Sunday Services: HIGH STREET. 10 a.m., Brotherhood. 11 a.m.. Rev. Percy Knight, 13.A, 7 p.m.. Rev. Tlios. Ai.day. ST. GEORGE'S ROAD. 11 a.m., Mr. Horace Michell. 7 p.m., Mr. G. Hunter. PRINCE OF WALES' PARK. 11 a.m., Rev. T. Alday. : 7...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Produce Morctiant*. J. A. Bc?istoek, HIGH STREET, NORTHCOTE, Wishes to thank his patrons for their past favors, anil also to inform them that he sells the best BOX FIREWOOD NEWCASTLE COAI., ALTONA KKUWN (X)A i,, at Melbourne Trices for Cash. Cut Green Hone, Victorian Chicken Meal, Pigeon lYas, ('unary Seed and Sand, also ShellGrit for Fowls. , All kinds of Produce at Lowest Rates. Agent for Northcote of Celebrated Sickle Brand of Retokthd CltAitcoM,. Plumbers. J. E. Thomson, PLUMBER nnd GASFITTEIt, 223 HIGH STREET, I'RESTON. Plumbing in all branches attended to. Estimates for Sewerage Connections. Gas and Water Laid On. Water Meters Fixed. Pumps and Irrigation a Speciality. G. Chesswas, LIC IC N S E D PLUM BED, 7 Elm Stkrrt, nortiicotk. j Sewerage and General Plumbing Wotk' j of every description uinlirijikri). : WATER MKTKUS FTX KI). [ Kslinmtes Giien. Letters promptly attended to. Announcements. Under Entirely New Management The Regal Cafe 98 SMITH STREET, COLLING WOOD. Dinner fro...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LOCALISMS [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

LOCALISMS Remember the afflicted. —Concert in aid of Austin Hospital in Northcote town-hall to-night. "The announcement concerning next Sunday's services sounds like a reversal of the order of nature, seeing that \va shall have (K) night in the morning and Al-day at night. ' —Rev. .). Adams. Next Tuesday night Mr. Outton will give his impression of "The Old World and the New" at the monthly meeting of the N.S.R.A. at All Saint:; Hall. Martin street, Kelvin grove, Anna dale street, Alexandra street, Dally street, and Salisbury grove have been gazetted as public highways. The Northcote Horticultural Society will hold its next monthly meeting in small hall on Monday, 2nd March, wnen a lecture will be given by Mr. W. Pockett, of Canterbury, on the Swoet Pea. Members are requested to kindly I note change of night. ine iNortncote town council on Mon day evening accepted an invitation from the Kast Ward Progress Association to hear a lecture by Air. J. Jennings on "The Mind of Man and its ...

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Jika Motor Cycle Club. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Jika Motor Cycle Club. A good attendance 01 members took part in the opening tour of the above club, and 11 very enjoyable day was spent, the distance travelled being about 80 miles. At. a meeting held on Monday last it was decided to organise a week end tour, starting from the j town hall at 2 p.m. to-day. Members are requested to attend. I

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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Electric Light for Northcote Park. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

Electric Light for riorthcote Park. E. C.' Yeomans, lion. .-•'<?. j;.r.C. ;• wrote to the Northcote council on Mon day evening asking if the council would extend the electric light along West gurth street as far as the recreation portion of the Northcote park to enable them to have the light installed in the grand stand now being erected, and also upon the ground for any entertain ments_ being held. — Iieferred to works committee, on the motion of Cr. Bast ings.

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The Economical Housewife. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

The Economical Housewife. Mr. Summers was very fond of trout fishing, and each year tried to have at least a week of good spoit.' The day | before he was to start ou'his long-look- I ed-for vacation his wile entered tho J room Riniling, and showing her husband some sticky speckled papers. "For goodness sako,'' ho oxclaimed, "what are you doing with those old fly papers?" I M\Vhy. I saved them for you from last season !" she replied. "You know you said you always had to buy flies when you went fishing 1"

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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New Melbourne Cemetery. INVITATION TO VISIT. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

New Melbourne) Cemetery. INVITATION TO VISIT. The Chairman of tin; Managers of the the Ne'.v Melbourne General Cemetnry (Alderman Burton) wrote to the North cote council on Mondny evening inviting councillors to make a visit of inspection on the afternoon of March 5. Cr. Eastings.—-What do they want to do?—Bury us. Cr. Henderson said he thought the the object was to show what is living done under municipal management. ' It would be an object lesson to coun cillors to see how the cemenery is laid out. Northcote may eventually have to participate in the management of this cemetery. He thought the visit would well repay councillors, and moved that the invitation be accepted. Cr. Redmond seconded the motion. He thought it was the duty of every councillor to go, as they should all be interested in the disposal of the dead. They all liked to see their dead (iluecd amidst picturesque surroundings. The motion was agreed to.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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The Scholastic Test. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

The Scholastic Tost. "How did your daughter pass hei examination?" asked ono mother of an* other. "Pass!" was tho answer. "She didn't pans at nil. Perhaps yon wouldn't be lieve it, hut they asked that girl about things that happened long before she was horn 1"~ Sir Frank Lockvrcod was on ono occa sion conducting tho defonco of a person charged with cattle stealing, and was pressing a witness in cross examination to ascertain how far ho was away from tho animals at a certain time. "How would you tell they wore boasts P" ho asked. "Bocauso I could seo 'em!" "And how far off can you tell "a beast?" Witness looked calmly at Sir Frank, an dsaid: "Just about as' far as I am from you 1" Few things are impracticable Id themselves; and it iB for want of ap ; plication, rather than of means, that j men fail of success.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

/~1HARLES FOWLER, Carpenter and \J Builder. Houses put in thorough repair and re-decorated. "Hill Crest," 659 High Street (Regent Station); Nth. Preston. The . . . Business Man Appreciates Our prompt tailoring ser vice as much as the dis tinctive individuality of every suit we turn out, and our extremely low charges. Our Suits are modelled on the latest London style.* Our windows show the latest Summer Suit ings. For Wall-Tallorad Cloths* comc to lis. TREVENA & SON, THE RELIABLE GENT.S' TAILORS 266 Smith Street, Collingwood Phone, Central 6410.

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"SEND OFF" TO THE REV. GEORGE AND MRS. CARSON. A COMPLIMENTARY SOCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

"SEND OFF" TO THE REV. GEORGE AND MRS. CARSON. A COMPLIMENTARY SOCIAL. Recently the Rev. George Carson, M.A., who has been 2<l years minister of the Preston Presbyterian Church, was, with Mrs. Carson, entertained by his congregations at Preston and Thorn bury and presented with a silver tea and cofTee service and a purse of sovereigns, the occasion being his departure for Mornington, to the Presbyterian church at which place he has accepted a call. j Further honor was done Mr. and Mrs. I Carson on Thursday evening when they were entertained by the citizens of Preston at a complimentary social at the shire-hall. There was a large and representative attendance, and the president of the shire (Colonel Braith waite) presided. All the arrangements in connection with the function were excellent, reflecting credit on the com mittee of management, which had the shire president as chairman, and tile shire secretary (Mr. A. Dean) as secre tary. The first part of the evening was tak...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

■ ■ IftllOR ' 'The very first Suit he tailored for me Bottled the ques tion. Material, cut, fit, and Finish pleased me so well. I simply couldn't pass him for my next. Let him tailor you a Slut and see if you don't agree with me. His now 1914 Suit ings are exceptionally line. Patterns post free if you cannot call. Cr Smith St. and Johnston St. COLUNGWOOD MM

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
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BOWLS. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 28 February 1914

BOWLS. Thornbury B v. Preston, played at Preston. THORNBURY, 113. Sweetland, Frcncham, Whiteoak, Dedman ... ... 3T> Pepner, Bailey, Farley, Campbell... !16 McDougall, Harry, Leckie, Denny 22 Holden, Donagan. Hattam, Masson 20 PRESTON, 00. Box, Lucas, Zwnr, Ham ... 21 Bricknell, Howse, Rowe, Hanna ... 2\\ Robinson, Rojo, Warr, McPherson 17 Wood, Mitchell, McDonald, Mutimer 29 To-day Thornbury A team play Elsten wiek District at Thornbury. The B team play Northcote at Thornbury. On Tuesday evening Thornbury play Preston a friendly game. I Preston club has the honor of having, after the third round, still two teams in the champion rink competition. The rink led by Crispe, after a very excit ing finish, won by a single point against Morrison. Walter's rink—the whole side playing well- won rathey easily against Whalley's rink (Thornbury). I Thornbury night rinks engaged no fewer than 50 players on Tuesday, when | 25 players came up from North Fitzroy. j A most enjoyable game resulted ...

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