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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

WANTED, a SJUBT BOl. Apply to ? E. NCRCOMBE, Painter, Glazier, fcc„ Darling-street, Balmain. .fa*- - Jr AN APPRENTICE to'tho Printing. Apply' at office o£,^his paper, ; ,? . .illM ??, .-,;i -/;-„? | 'Public NoticeV TRADESMEN and others will kindly take i notice that 'the' Trustees of: thVflato^ CHARLES,, ARMIT .willvn'Qt Abe ;-e§pon»ihle: for any Debts contracted by his children with out itlicir written authority. ! , ,G. C. MURDOCH ) XruBteeg „ I .A i. ?M. COLLINS ;f h 1P^ee8-.:' : ? ' ' ? ' ?' -- ~ ' ? -' 1 ,J; ? -j— ? ?-£. . -. 1 ; r; S U i. k t.. J;. ?' ! ? - -? ' .. I ? ' BOROUGH OP BALMAIN. 11ENDERS are invited !up :tb'..f. a'olbclc bn ! ; TUESDAY, the 16th December, for Sup 'plying and ..laying 'Drain Pipes j at^ Reynolds street. * ' ? ? ' '' ';'Plans ,and; specifications to be seen at ,thc Engineer's (Department. : , , -.i., , The Council, is not bound to acccpt thb lowest or ariyr tender. ?; ; ' ; B.-B. MACINTOSH, ' 1 '1U i (! :,|; i i u. ' ? oi CoUnoilrCl«k. . j Town Ball,...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 10. (Before Mr. L. Yates, S.M.) [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

t'l I 'V^Wn®sWA^ DEOiMriER 10 IV Zi 11 ! (Before Mr. L. Totes, 3.M.) I Williart-'Wilthew was Sarfmoned/orFmairt-i 1 tdnancejOf-'liis fwife'j arijl jivas ordered' tojpay l5s n-weeWfor-12 month's,' witU Ss lOd costs. ! ^ Jas. Farmer was brought up for disobeying an orpfer of the court, to support his wife anft '? 'sVn, and was sent to gaol till the order was conipljed .with. ? ? ? , ^ j r^le^-'Mc]^ofland..'Joi)it Po^iglals, P. Mad den'/ for beihg* drnrik,1 were 'fined' in amounts ,yarj-ing from. 5s.,to ,20s, J ' Tkos; Williamsbri,1 1 for leaving his horse without .control, .was fined -fis., with. 28.0(1 ? u nU-\ v - H ^ A :.-s I ' ' Alex'. Lovcj-tho kceper. ofia pie arid refresh! ment shop, was charged by Constable Bead man with_keening ,his shop, i,nTwhjch hp^sola /rtrndy-m^delref feshmentB/i open afterj (2 plrai. on the 19 tli ultimo. He pleaded guilty, and was fined 10s._and 2s.6d costs. ? ' ' : .fotin'-li.' 'Pine, licensee of ' the 'White Bay Hotel,, was charged with selling liquo...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Suburban and General. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

Suburban and General. The 'Government' are doing' their best to; solve the difficult qnestion of water supply in the interior. The ' Minister' for'Mines stated the other nlght that ' it waB the intention of the Department' to continue boring towards Mount Poole, -in the hope of finding constant supplies.' .'.' -er.: Alderman John Young thinks that so far, there is nothing like wood, at least for pave ments. . ' ? - 1 ' ? ' ? home, of . the .suburbs are, to have a farther ? supply 6f city: walen ; Iffot' before it 'is wanted, say the inhabitants. ' Our festive small-pok'apipeaTS to (be playing an up-hill game. ' Be 'cannot mate head against the not ' weather ! and' strong winds . Bad luck to him. ; - ' The, question ''Who. i8-to-.be our'iiext' Governor ?' still unsettled ;-. at least nobody icems to know. Both Beach and Clifiord appear from their remnrksTat' Wollongongj tob'6 equally confident' of seeming.1 the clialrlpionship; ' and equally certain of beating Hanloni - -we advise th...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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FRIDAY, 12th DECEMBER. (Before Mr. L. Yates, S.M.) [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

« ? 'i ; -FnibAT, 120l.-DjECEiri-EK.-, r „ j' }? [?] - ?- Henry Butler, Patrick Hogan, and Thomas Johnstone, charged with behaving in a riotous ;manner jn Dajling^sireet,(we)rerfined;^5'each; - [Francis McKay,' under J'6 years 'age, wa* 'cfcarge'dTwith'sleeplng-iri'the open air, and was ..ordered, to.. be, sent on 'board, the; Yernon,; hi i.' 'inothe'r statirig''slxb ha'4 no cbntebVover^'m. - W.'iBKjwnV'AV;': Isles'/ arid! HanstMorrisori,. charged, with drunkenness^ were fined 5a each. ' ' Su,mmons'Case8:'{;. ' ;l j ' f F.:K. Farmer v.'JaB.;fctellagh'eri ejection case. .A. warrant ordered to be issued in seven days.) : The lnspector of .Sohools,v-Mr.-„E. Sharp c, lufiimpned H. Howard |biS-6V George ?\Vright '(two cases)V'D. CaBhmari :-('twovcasey, Jane llcad ;(two, oases), and they were fined os paid 7s j6d--£-st8;ittj 'caeli case. Howard refused ,? 'to pay' the fine' arid went to Darlinghurst fpr two days in each case. A couple of other cases -' ere postponed. ... ? ? | ^

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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PETERSHAM. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

PXTEB8HAH. ' ' [by rambler.] : IFKfijCfiSre on the railway platformat pretty-.Tetfrsham with a commission from a friend to find Hobhs-street; ^1 know Botfaifljj'bf Hobbs-street, . and nobody in ? HobbB^traet knows anything^!, me ; -and, I dare say, if he or shevdid-Ikonld i'cfflpej mnt^BSSy I hayecsiiiiply.b Bna Hobbs Btreet amfleave a l^ter^iThafc-is^BOoner; etudthaJi-.done, however. ? L-amassurad by Iwo/firiends in fcriner years. who . had travelled in the East, thai the ounel in tha . Arabian deserts sriiffc in the. air, atfA soefetfepattir nules away, 'andi qniokens otaAa i» rianh it. ; i That is - instinct; On? I the hot aftei(aoon- of .the. 8th inst., I droit 'hkve beett -guided' ly ; a Bort'of cameVardntftinct, for thevrway l.' took ; from the/platform wa8;; one-; I :;t aa 'fierer. taken ? befdren-iEhe only'parta.of Petersham I had-over been at wero Crystal-Street, and' in Iffld'ftfbund the ^lawn-Hall,*' and the space around the-, church n^ ar the . H all r On|h'6'8e iitnrned...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Church Services for To-Morrow EAST BALMAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

ChurSh Services for To-Mdrreiv ? , EAST BALMAIN. _ ? Si.-lfAM'i, ?hureH of Englmmd— -. ilorniue.'ll, .Ror. M. Arcidmll, M.A, ~i-~ ~ET#niif , 7, ; ., /\ „ ST. A*6VrriNisrs; Roman Catkclfc— i .? Man, 7.3» a*i 11 a.n^Fatkn J.;0ut*H ' -'. ^Tttytra, 7, ? ' ? „ „ ? funmnur, Oxiiea, Cam*k*ll atr«t— ' Vor»I«e, 11, lUr. P. MteqnMn *T»ai»Pi' 7, „ „ OaNaasaiTiaifAi, Ch»*'»k— ' UcrainR, 11, K»t. J. Mobs Xrralac,: 7, i „ WmLBTAir -OavaCH, D»rliDf.ilr««t— M»rninc, 11. Mr. W. Brown ?fT:MrrfBo/n-p., .trrr , -

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

.THE BEVERAdES r-i 7.f V'Ci: III! I'iVll ivf.V -.1 fWIf. ,-! ;vj i. ;? r lifllgfflflfe'' Sf ' Water, Invigorating Ttaio Water Cooling £emonade- ; | omaticCJinger Ale vSpM^ ? j Champagne Nectar Full i^alvoured 1 / , ; V ' - ?' .Ginger Beer „..' (in/Bottle and Cask) '... ! Fiv$ $ ^ett Gallon Casks SuitableforCounter and Picnjcs. : ? OF THE ; ? I ^ '., FINEST QUALITY, ' For Brilliuicjr and; .Flaroaf cannot be .i,.-/ . .-excelled. - . - ? ^ j ioiw (Special terms WoAsV 0RE80BIT STBBETii^'^ | J BOBBEt StBEBT^ Bi&H.Ap Proprietor*. H. C. ROSE & : C6. ? I OHIbMD JIEJW 0§j*WJIT. BAiMAiir. N Weare now prepared to, supply Families witk osr Chilled Heat, on resionabls terms. Families wishing to be pnpplied, kindly (end an Order, addrebea to Meaif er, . . C*iLl«» lliAT 'COHFAST, . CartlirBMliatXkMtiatriM.Btlaila ' BAJL.MArNj. '_''j W(^;AND ^QMlvBEPOTj NelsonStreot, Balmain. J.' PBTTIT, Proprietof. Orders. promptly attended to'. Prices ' strictly moderate' for, cash. ' .Pall weight...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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WEST BALMAIN. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

i- J 'TriiT BitkAIK/'- ' J ?Bl.-Ta«JU» , Ck»r«h of Jhgla»«— . . . v t ? ? U»rni«c, li; Rct. E. D. MadgwIek , f. * /..KBraaias,' .1;. i -? - ?' ,- . . ? .- ; - i „ ! Br. Jobb'b, Ch«rth of England (BirekertTa rtait— fHoly Cominonion,' 8, ?*«»,'£; J. Itardee Xatiii.ll,— - „ ; ,i *T«miOif ,7.80, .. , . „ n ? Br. Jenra'i. lUmuT Citkalie— ' j Falker X. O'Bailly I *-:-t .;.» :???' ~ ,Ymgnt,-7, . - .. .? - ? v-;, ! Br. rr»«kjt«ri*»— , - \ ?? jf^niiiif, 11,:K«t. Oc*. Grimm, M.A. ' Braiiaf, 7, „ ?' ' ' ? ' V: vrwttut oiwa , ,7 , Maninr, .11, Her. .Mr..Bojnea . , . i' 7, Mr. W. Btown ' j W* AttaV €«»»?)» tCfllea' Park)— v ? Maraiif, 11, Mr. T. P. Beerci ^ 7, Mfr XT. A. Heighway j B« xifr ^kvnn ,1.. Hjrkiaf^-11, Rev. J.'J.Glai»op ; -1 ? Xrniic, 7, , „ „ ,1 , i l.i Paimrirj! llan»-iir InnaWi- ? '! ? ll«rali[, '11, Mr. Carrutkers .?'??Ad H'aiiaf.,7, Ker: Mr. Pikma^ HiatoUn ar akmrtk ?«??« ara aaastlally reanestfd t* aaad iij nrrMtiriia'. I it tka. ikava list aa TkaraiK la «a«fc waak, ta aailra in...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
GOSSIPING CORNER. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

' 1 GOSSIPING CORNER.1 ' The General -Post-Office clock took it M iptojits ?liendJ»;itop ^aTminufes-tb ll'a |f i'ew nigtils' ago,' thereby misleading a'num- || ?beybf.refepeo^ IpoKing at || its. lying fa'cbi thoiight flfey liad plenty of p time^for.thehvtrainsj steamboats, ^oy trains. They,, many, ca'B68,\onjy discoy.ered.thoir ^ ,mistake,w^'enlt'was 'ct'op la^to' rectify it, ^ ivricl^Wad Ho' hir^^froab1 oir Walk : 'hbme, ir^ Fanby the ironical' sriiile of'their respestive i j| wives when', iii reply to the time-honoured 2fj question, '! wherb on' earth you been, j | Charles ? ' followed by tho'gentle msiriua- | tion, that it is a pretty time' for a 'married 'fi 'man' to' come home,' &c.,! '&b. The poor ti victihii tired 'with',his'lorig:walki says,' ' I || could not help it, my dear. the confounded . Post j 'Omjbe..'.. .clocks pWas,'. stopped, )and I p missed my train- arid^ba^ .io . walk'.'! ..^e m -can almost hear- the-o^uicc-given, .with ja fx snort of;:jcontempt...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BALMAIN SWIMMING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

)I/y BAbMAlN) SyaMMlNG^qiiUB. 1 The first of what promises to be, a series ?( entertainments was held 'A^'the i5 Corporation .Baths upder tho auspices or^th.e above'' club ? la'st -alghtlwfcefr; iri*d L pafiljJ In^cbnsequence of the novelty, and also the popularity- of . the newly-formed tfluB'jtlieCg'i»lft) ^vtia a/decided .succesf, thc^attcndancp being little short of a tfibuSind,'-'nnd-tKo'fair sex were well repre. sented./ , i^pnsiderablo preparation had been made at -the -baths' to iltntrifriaie 'the scene by imeansyitjChincftf lonterpsj^aff and teveii litoe 1igtiV(the latter s rider' tbe^cbhtlfbi bf 'Master F..;l'flTkbr^. but -ithei dnrknpiui rAn'nlrt - .nnf sufficiently dippclled...to.. enable anything in the shape of a congest to take nlace. In fact nothing, Icsjjjtfltjhjtt fpo^prfaj ^etepliic!) light would allow 'of more 'than a *mbfe display of scientific swimming1 a'lfd) tricks. The first ?indication of the stating of, the entertainment was - a( .'torclilighb -procbreloii...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
CRICKET ASSOCIATION. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

? .™,:CRICKET^AS80G;ATI0N.^^' j-In^accpr^apco-., tw^fchj »nn-- adyertiaomcnt jvAich } a p pear^dt ,i n,l' hp ^as.t . -jssup'.'l'bfi^tho ..Qb}rr.rer, convening a meeting for the pur rp°M|pf forming a cricketing association fo^ 'Balmain, a good number of secretaries and -members of cricket clubs assembled at thb ^fifW'SkJCjiltJCj erenjng iCAidcWfin.^uehahairivwAs Voted to tho chairl ' \t~ a n m^r,nnA fVtA Convener of tlifc nicctitig. tov reaaAth(? n\Jver 4iscment from tfec Obxervr.r. ? On-, the metipn- of Messrs^-Ncikon^nnd ^rnntsJIr. Toogood wbb elected secretary of ithe njdeting Qroljicm$ S$ ' After the cji ai r m a n ha tV re f e rrc d to the 'bqnrfitB o&j'rt crick?tipg ; association Mr. John Cdlliris/ oB ihe* Waratan ''Cfubi proposed and 1Mr..Npi.l.';!on, ^ff J.he-Colling\vood Club, sccon didi-^'lThK} it is desirable to form an associni tipir..^u Bgtna-J-j'0XTjig |nj»4oirj«jg;fjii^tlei uhanirribiistj*. J''' ' ' ? ' ' ' ! A conversational discussion then ensued, a'ndjrcsalt...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
BALMAIN BOWLING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

[?] One of the first of the inter-club matches.under the auspices of the N. S, W. Eowling Associa tion was held on Saturday fifternoon -last on the Balmain (}reen. i; It is-pleiising'tOtbc able to record that no\y the various clubs- have amrilgapi'ated untler a^troug: association'.thc first, 'game on 'our local green,' between' the IlosehiU CUjb and that of Balmain, 'should ?Jijivor created So mijch' intprest^ and -resulted in such a handsome victory for the Balmain' players, as will be seen by the scores below — ' ItOSEJIILL. .BALMAIN.' Nfrf-l BiDK, J . . j i -Wo. 1 Biuk.. . . Leader — 35. Hilton \ ' Loader— 1'. P. ItnlTlcy -1 Scorcr— W.C. Denshire I ,,u Scr.— \V, It, II. Crcpor I Itoiisnrer — H. llntpcr f Mcasntor — A. Snnford f Cantuiir— E, Klliaan ) C;ipt ,, H\ pruipkshiink J 'hi; (N9.i21link. - (j - ; |io, 2_lliflk; j .-.? j Leader— J. W. Cooper V Leiidcr— If. Gruttiin ' \ Seorcrr-^A. --8t-oj:or.--l{i rM'Iiintook -»» - tfi-astuefrs-J.'W.'Jiailqr |ii Moiis'urerf Jnoi Young r .?-...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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BALMAIN ROWING CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

BALMAIN ROWING CLUB. ! ?/. A pleasant. afteynoon's, spo.t.was indulged' ih by the' 'menihei's of' the 'above club! last Saturday week, in tho shape of . some' scratch fours, rowing in string test gigs. Four; ;crews fvcro -ipadc; upj stroked respectively, by! Messrs,' John Langley,' A.J Kiririimorit', T.' R.! and 'W.^R. Ainsworth.-'Tlic ceuracwas from, tho\club'.ghcd round Spectaclbjljlan'd.and back; to the shed. The result of thp'iirst heat was' as * follows -No. ' 1 boat — - John Langleyj (8troke),| John , Walters, . W.- .Fraser, , II. ,A.| Itudder ; No. 2'boat— ' W.'R. Ainswoith (stroke)! , A.'Fiascr, P. Deane, A. Moguii'c. Both prews jumped away, to a good start ; No. 2 going at a; f.is;er stroke had a ]ead of a length between tlie islands when, ' unfortunately, Dcanc's swivel unshipped, causing a stoppage, -which Langley. taking, advantage of, called on his ruraw, who. soon shot(. ahead and werq never 'en tight-,' won? by abniut^2'lengths.' j&'econd heftt — ;No.. 1: ;boa...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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CRICKET. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

''?X '? g I VB1QKEP.J: -sr.. $ r^r-r i Orientals v, Mertons.— These clubs met last Satu'rcjay.at i ia 1 ma i n , (t lje ies u 1 1 being a win! for 'the 'former ' by runs. Orientals, 4!);! MeFetoris,/ 40; ' ? ' For.' ? the ' Orientals Spurratt' scored '16 and Kay S.; . For the Mcretons Han cock*? 'and l'hillbrooks 0. : 'H; Koberts for the. ?Orientals bo-vled well, taking 7 wickets for. '12 runs.'- Hancock and Fleming bowled well' for the Merctons. i Tho .Bajtnain Collingwood- C. C. and the] iK{n'g8tphjIndepcndeht|Ot Cj met* on Saturday; afternoon 'last on' the' Agricultural Grdund,! for the l eapes and Shaw Cup, when the for-; mer suffered- a. -defeat by-an innings.?and 8[ rn'ns to spare,.; the scorers ;ijeing B. O; C. C.,| „4G and Opf aiid'-K. I. C. ^Cy-^lifl. Tlievbattingi of Messr.«.Grayand Sanbrook for the victors and !th'a£'of;Fits!maurice and Munro for the losers; was very good. Appended are the scores: — i K.I C.^Gr-^A.-Smith^b;- Munro, f- ,; Gray;r-b Aldersop, 32?; fearibrpok...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Blue Ribbon Gospel Army. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

J ? ! ' filuo'l^ibbon Gospol Army. We have been requested to publish^iho following report of the auditor^ and| iny.eS-. tigation^cominittee appointed. Xo ^enquire int-^^^^aufdi^the ^'bcpin^('v?C4^0 IJf^o ! Ribbon (jospel Army^~whTcli we 'do in 'a spjirit of fair play, having. publi^hetL' tlie, ?reiiia^k's)i finadb; if, thc^ocentt q'uirterly meeting of tho.LifpJBoat Band of Hope;:-^ , ' Wo tho* undorsigrietf, l/eing dtlly ' 'ap- ' ppinted]at;ft Jfleeting; of subscribers on the 19th Novenibor, to' investigate and. audit . jhe.acpounts.-of the*-Blue ^Ribbon rGospet Army; have^carefulfy examined thp- same, 'aridibund tuem correct. S^igft^d— SiSGrpbld, 'J:-0 feHj^lho@^'~*Tr'wLr'T^ieli^fon', , Andrew MenVes,, and; J. ^n^yoifi' Vflnl addition to! 'tli^-i/alknce-slieot -presented, 1 your committee respectfully? desire to.ireg port that a special 'meeting'' wasJlieliT, on, tlie.'a{tevn-Joh!.of ©oceMber'*?/ for iihei'ipulr' poae of- investigating any charges that might bo broug£^fora^r^- l^ra...

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The New Catholic Schools. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

The New Oatholio Sohobia'.' ' ' . Not: the, ..least ,of,the mariyVbuildin'K springing up' and around Balinairi/jtWll be, when completed, the new Catholi® Schools (ini rcburse ? ?of_ erection' . iin Thames-stree e. ? The laying of the foundation stone, aboiit 181 months! .ago',' by ' ihe .iUustrious' Dr.. Vaughan, was the last! public aot* of that lainerited prelate inn the Colony,- £. Since then, although progress has , been . slow, it ' has beehisnre, and the.wprk when finisbefl will oompare favour^bly/with lariy.simiinjr buildine_in Svdney or its suburb's. Tim design- cis^riotVSbf';c6urSir so-elaborate ajsi those of. ;]0)e ,. Public ' Schools, - .wljich ^ are built with publio lrioney^but' tnen jvork' is substantial, and' the ;foUowing ;particu]o.i| may riot be' wthout'^nteifest io. n»Snykof our readers. The schools' ar6' 'situated iri ; Thames;Streot(; and jadjoip ,'the building formerly used as' a eonyent by the .Sisterb of the Good' SaimaritSn, .Thb'ifouridatioti is of stone, t...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Sporing. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

''s,U5ft?;l Sporting .'i in.- .'i i T.w i. . i 1 8ccrctnricB of rowing, bicycle, bowling, football, aud other clubs are requested to send in reports of nmtches for publiqitioji in jtmo column not later than -Vednesdoy.} -

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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West Ward, Leichhardt. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

f l^est'Ward.^jBichhiardi. ! § - A- meeting of the friends and s'u'ppoiters o^ Mr. N. C. Ncal, the local candidate, was held on Wednesday.^ evening /in /the' 'Albert'1 ^lajll, Parramatta-road'. Williams - was ivoted to the chair. The'' chairman then addressed fth.e,mceting,-setling forth, the reasons of their-' 'lieing called together, namely, that Mr. Ncal' had been known to him for some, time, and tUo more he knew oL'hfhii the 'more'/Ke !\vas ? eonviiiiud that l;e was 'llie right man for. tlie. .\war»!:rli9viM;r,tjine atj his«;disDosal - amkeooil- practicarideas, and knowing how to put them' into force. Mr/-, NeaU then addressed- the meeting at some- length,' ;statin'g his' reason ' 'for-poming forward las a candidate, ' promising: but one thing, and that was' that lie would look after the requiremenls'o^.the ward. lie did not believe in 'pie crust' candidates, who fall into a groove, and ' forget all their ? rash promises. The meeting, being satisfied with the candidate's. views,...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
FERRY IMPROVEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 13 December 1884

FERRY IMPROVEMENTS. ! The immense water frontage surround   ing Balmain is often quoted as one of its riches, and 'no doubt it has already   been the means of assisting our com munity to the position it now commands. Large works have and are still being established within the bounds of the Borough, but the principal among them- ah, we may even say the very backbone of our prosperity, is the Mort's Dock and Engineering Company. These works have become known far and wide, and of our 20,000 inhabitants they provide employment for 1000 breadwinners, and when the many im provements at present in progress are   completed, even that large staff will, no doubt be increased. Some few months back a 'storm in a teakettle' was   raised about the inconvenience to the public using the ferries caused by the       Company having vessels moored close to the public wharfs, taid ropes attached -$d ^ 'bnoy s! -th...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
THE RIVAL EDITOR. [Newspaper Article] — Balmain Observer and Western Suburbs Advertiser — 20 December 1884

THE RIVAL EDITOB. A country, newspaper thus describes the editor of a rival journal : — ' The editor of the Hooking Sentinel seems to be much excited about the tone of onr paper. Did any of our readers ever see the Sentinel ? Take a six-bushel sack; nhmif do Inner fitifi wn.v as nfl^nr ? fill w''w* j **' it with bran ; hit both ends heavily with a club, so as to swell it out largely in the centre. Scent it well throughout with bad whisky and onions, and you have him physically, smell and all. Take a half-witted, well-fed Hottentot, inject into him the largest possible amount of conceit ; extract from him three-fourths of his brains, and all his principles ; beat him over the head until he forgets what little he did know, and you have him intellectually.' A well-known litterateur and humo urist modestly says that his chief literary acquirements are the books borrowed and never returned. An American contemporary publishes the suecessful paper for a prize essay on woman. It is this — '...

Publication Title: Balmain Observer And Western Suburbs Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NSW, Australia
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