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CARRUM v. NORTH MELBOURNE ROVERS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
CARRUM v. NORTH MEL BOURNE ROVERS. These teams metat Carrum on Satur day, and for the first time, after many tries, the local team defeated the Rovers. Thle downfall of the Carrum tieam previously was due to 3cIndoe; in fact, the locals were defeated before going to the wickets, but on Saturday the sting was taken out of Mlcldoe's bowling by Billings early in tihe game, wilicl gave the other players heart, :lnd the necessary runs wcer mIade thlree uminutes before the call of time. A-\ppended are the scores: .M. RovERas. Itowlett, '' Bethunu ... ... 12 White, c C lRigby, b Steel 11 ,C!ucas,-c ABlethuu, b Baxter lS. Bunche, b C Rigby ... .... 18S McCarthy, b 0 Rigby ... .. 2 Skurry, c A Blethune, b Baxter 5 Drohan,c . Squires, b Steel ... t ; Graham, c Steel, b Baxter ... O MIcIndoe, lbw,.b T Bethune ... -3 Munro, not out ...... ... O Sundries ... ... . Total for 8 wickets ... : ... 84 . Bowling.-Steel 2 for 15, T. Bethune 2 for 2'i Baxter 3 for 19, C. Rigby 2 for 21. CARRavaU A. Beth...
Frankston New Year's Day Sports. HANDICAPS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
F-rankston New.. Year'S - Day- 5ports: ' ' HANDICAPS. The following are the handicaps for the foot and bicycle races in connection with the above sports:- SHEFFIELD HANDICAP, 12OYds. YDS. G Wright, Elstcrnwick 7 D Drunmond. Nth Melbourne - 7 J G Borthwick, Yarraville ... 8 L Sheehan, Melbourne 9 F Jolly. Frankt ton ... 10 F W Evans, A'bert Park 101 A Rowlands, (.ikleigh ... 101 W Brown, Prahran ... 101 J W Barter, West Melbourne 101 T A Lee, Kens?ngton ... 104 J M Burke. Port Melbourne 11 A N M'Eachen, Carlton : . 11 F Dunning, Carlton ... 11 L Ortland, Fooscray ... 11 S D Hogan, Kensington .. 111 F J Dainty, St Kilda ... 12 J F Tormey, Malvern ... 12 C P Cassidy, Footscray ... 12 E J Donohue, East Melbourne 12 C Walsh, South Melbourne .... 12 Jas Storen, West Richmond 1. 13 - L Walker, South Preston ... 13 A Murdoch, Port. Melbourne .. 13 I --A7E Giffii'; Toor"- ... 13 ST Beason, Ya. aville ... 13 J B Jolly, Frankston ... 131 G Portingale, Ro.ney .. 14 B Booth Frankston ... 14 T A ...
TYABB. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
TYABB. Owing to the Gymnastic Club hawv ing to forego the next three weeks' meetings through circumstances over which the club has no control, it; has been decided to close it until the end of ?March next. Taking into consideration the probable weather conditions during the interval, and the prospects of a busy fruit season, the decision to close is a wise one. The meeting which was called for the purpose of forming a pony club was only moderately attended. A small committee was appointed to make full enquiries re track, police recommendation, and other partitn lars, which will be submitted at another public meeting, to be held on January 5th. Patrons and all interested in the Tyabb Park are reminded of the open air.cpncert to be held dn New -Year's Eve. 4s the master is not quite clear to some, the cosfaittee desire it to be known there will be so charge for admission to the ground, but a .ol lection will be taken up in aid of tI: improvements fund.
Mornington Courts. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
Mornington Courts. At the Court of Petty Sessios on the 17th.inst. before MIessrs Walker and Dr. Somers J.'s.P., James Young was fined 2s Gd for riding a bicycle on the footpath in Main Street. A carrier's license was granmed to Cllarl's Thompson. At the annual Licensing Court on the 19th inst., before Messrs Read Murphy, C. G. Holmes, and WV. W. Harris, Li.en5 sing Magistrates, renewals of victuallers', grocers' and wine licenses were granted to the resplctive liceneees in the Flinders and 3Mornington Licensing distriets, and temporary licenses to M. Hoban for races at Talnnrring'and 0. TW. Napthine for races at Flinders. The licence of the Hotel Somervilie was tran:sferred from .n C. Davies to Cha:rle: Gray. Thid Bench remarked that the. chel.iiles cent in by the hotelkeepere of the Flin:d:rs and .Morn itt.toa districts vccr: tie iBest ae out0111 sclcedules ?lt t-hey had dealt with during their tour this sea?on, and a good deal of the credit of the decla:atiouns lleing well made o...
POLITICAL. TO THE EDITOR OF THE STANDARD. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
POLITICAL. TO TIHE EDIITOR OF THE STANiDAIRD. Sir,--Re the political crisis. Dur ing the past twenty "years no leader has grasped the country's needs so effectively as Sir Thomas Bent. Slow to forget a friend; ready to forgive an enemy, a born democrat, he has studied the people; but recently be has dis played great weakn ass inll iclding to the town members on social reform, woman suffrage and scriptuie refer endum. If he is to be replaced, Mr Mackey is the best man for the posi tion of Premier. Risen by his own exertions, he h:as sympathy for the people, is an able speaker; his lectures to the law students were a revelation to them ; above all he is a master of details, which go to make a leader. MBr Swinbourne is i!ppossible. His policy of land settlement would only end in over production; besides, ha is too sincere and intense to stand the rough work of leadership, for too much power is concentrated in the city, and men of his class are more to be feared than labour leaders. MIr...
POSTAL ARRANGEMENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
)STAL ARRANGEMENTS. The postal arrangements for the Christmas and New Year holidays have been made. On Friday, December 25 (Christ mas Day), postal and money 'order business..will ..be entirely-suspended7 No mails will be made up, nor letters, tc., delivered. In telegraph offices Sunday aarangements will be ub served. Ou Saturday, December 26 (Boxing Day), 1908, and Friday, January 1 (New Year's Day), 1909, all post offices will be closed to the public at noon. The first delivery only by letter carrier will be received and despatched as usual. Money order business will be transacted from 9.30 a.m. to noon. Business will be transacted as usual on December 28, 1908, and Saturday, January 2, 1909, excepting money order offices, which will only be open from 9.30- a.m. until noon.
The Holidays. LOCAL FESTIVITIES. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
The Holidays. LOCAL FESTIVITIES. Readers and thepublic generally are reminded of the different holiday cele brations to be held on the Peninsula during the coming fortnight. On Boxing Day (Saturday) races will be held at Emu Plains, and an outing at Hastings also; on the ifollowing Mon day the Frankston Progress League's open air concert on the pier takes place, which promjses to be a success ful novelty. On New Year's Day the Flinders Racing Club's.annual fixture comes off, when good sport is pro mised. Ou the beautiful and well equipped Frankston oval, on the same day, the annual sports will be held, when a large gathering is anticipated.
Our Letter Box. We do not necessarily identify [?] the opinions expressed correspondent[?] [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
/ Our Letter Box._ not necessarilyide , h pinions ~rexed. A ESERVIN INSTITUTION. (To TuI EDITOnO TIE vsSTANDARD.) Sir,-- ill yb grant me a little space in yer olumns to remind your readers thatXe .Melbourne Hospital the great General Hospital of the State-depends for its. existence on '-the love that delights in giving," and to ask that they will at the season of general thanksgiving do their part to ensure the qontinued usefulness of this noble institution. For some years past the committee have succeeded in keeping the hospital expenditure within the income, but the extraordinary demands which have been made on the resources of the institution during the past half year, and the unusually high cost of supplies, have rendered it necessary to make an urgent appeal to the charitably disposed, in order that the balance-sheet for the current year may not show a balance on the wrong side. Thanking you in anticipation, and also those of your readers who respond with sympathetic heart and ...
THE RAILWAYS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
THE RAILWAYS. MORDIAnLLOC AxD FxA?.icKSTo LIxE. On 26th December and 1st January extra trains will be run, and a special time-table will be in force and posted at stations. JloPr.scGTON LL'E.-On the 24th, 26th, and 31st I)December, and 1st January, the 1.24 p in train, Mlornington to Flinders street, and the 1.12 p m (1.18 p m on 26th December and 1st .Tanary), Flinders-street to Mornington, will run as on Saturdays. On 23?rd, 24th. and 31st December, the Morn ington train will have Flinders-street at 5.57 p m, running express to Caulfield. STo?- ]'OIlT LINE,-On the 23rd, 24th, and 31st December a special train will leave Flinders-street for Stony Point, at 5 30 p m, stopping to pick up at Caulfield, Mordialloe, and stations thence, and return from Stony Point at 8.15 p m. In addition, a goods train, with car attached, will connect at Mornington Junction with the 5.57 p in Mornington train, and reach Stony Point at 10.6 p nm. Thle steamer for Cowes anid San Remo will connect with th...
Mornington Convent. CONCERT AND DISTRIBUTION OF PRIZES. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
CONCERT AND DISTRIBUTION OF PRIZES. On Thursday,-17th. inst., the annual concert and distribution of pr:c>.s 'ouk place in the spacious Convent Hall, which was crowded to excces. and cer tainly the audience had a very enjoy able programme to listen to. Part L consisted of the overture, " Weber's Invitation a la Valse." The Japanese Love Song was sung by Mies Young in her usual sweet style; this was followed by the junior students' drill, which was perfect. The vocal quartette by Misses M. Kennedy, `A. Buckley, N. Kennedy, and F. Plun kett was highly appreciated. for the beautiful harmony. Miss E. Cullen '" brought down the house" by her recitation of Shakespeare's Potion Scene from Romeo and Juliet. Miss C. Curtin as usual charmed the audience by her excellent rendering of " Roses," to which she sang an encore "Coming thro' the Ltye." As the second part of the pro gra!nme, an extravaganza, "The Dancing Princesses," kept the audience in prals of laughter. Miss Maggie Young, as Kin...
An Australian Industry. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
An Australian Industry. For the past five years Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills have been mann factured in Australia, and we believe they are the only purgative pills on the market that are made in this country by the proprietors.. Most other pills are made by manufacturing chemists and sold in bulk to the specu lative pill companies to be boxed and labelled. We take no chance of this kind with Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills, and we know that the formula does not vary one-hundreth part of a grain. We also know that the in gredients are up to the standard, both in strength and quality. The crude material as imported direct being ground by our own machines in our American laboratory, where the great est care is observed in the selection of the Roots and Gums.from which- this crude material is, made:':!" 'e `have both in Sydney and Wellington (New Zealand) up-to-data' plants for the manufacture of these pills, and should any of our friends be interested we will be only to pleased to show ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
Public Notices. BUY NQW CLEARING LINES, r suitable for SPRING..& . SUMMER . MILLINERY. LACER. F DRESS GOODS, v ...FANCY GO)D.,- &c..i' . Ritchie's Stores.. ............FRAN KSTON. t Established 1870. . ......ALL LINES ...... BOOTS. DRAPERY, &c., &c. J J. MILLARD, CARRIER and CAB PRO S PRIETOR, FRANKSTON. Cabs Meet: ali, Trains. Parcels and Lugga.re received and promptly delivered. Hoses andsVehicles for hire, Prices reasonable Letters and Telegrams promptly attended to. J" M has recently added to his plant by pnrchasing.Mr. J. Laurison's cabs. FOI CASH ONLY. 25 lb. Flour, 2s Sd. 12 lb. ;-ugar 2+ 41d. First Pick Jam, 54d. 7 lb. Loose Oatmeal, is 2d. 1 lb. Tea, Excellent Value, is. L*oble's Stores, Main Street, Mornington. E. A. & A. E. IIMARTIh General Storekeepers and Wine and Spirit Merchants. SOMERVILLE. Ova Morro--Quality combined with cheapness. Drapery, Boots, Shoes, &c., at lowest prices. Chaff, Grain, and Artificial Manures u- -...
LOCAL AND GENERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
LOCAL AND CENERAL. 'THE Balnrring Branchof the A.N.A. advertises in this issue that Dr. Somers will visit Balnarring on the first Tuesday in each month. Wrr, this issi? e we present ourreaders ivitha? useful sheet calendar for 1909, the figures oft which, are, plain, large, and clearly printed. IT is very.pleasing to record that the children of the Mornington State School .No. 2033 have shown a beautiful example by subscribing amongst themselves the sum of 251- for Xmas presents to be dis tributed between the Children's Hos pital and the Austin Hospital for In curables. Tun Frankston postmisress s (Miss Gallavan) is at present on annual leave, the relieving officer in charge being Miss Monaghan, of the G.P.O. On Thursday, the assistant, Mr Alex Woods, left for Yarrawonga, after an eighteen months service at the Frankston office; his place has been filled by :Mr Young. of Yarra wonga. An extra assistant for the busy rush at Xmas and New Year has been appointed in the person of Miss P...
Star of Mornington, I.O.R. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
Star of Mornington, I.O.R. The quarterly meeting of the abloveo was held on Wednesdily l8th: Deceui tier. The attendanen w,~s very poor, no doubt on aceount of a more inter estiug attraction in Lynch family bellringers. Tlhe following oflice ;bearers were elected for the ensuingK half-year: (.R, Bro. 'Robertson; I) L., tiro. Bridges ;1:C.R.; Bro: Curnov; secre Lary, .?ro. ]?eattie: treasurer, liro, Cohen ;;i L a It, o. J.'1'itchford M" ., ro, lt. L. G?urliek ; W.., Bro. P. lcnkins; .,uardilan, Dro. Johln Con nop, auditors. Bros. G. Britlges and 1\. Olley; judicial coinmmittee, bros: Robertson, Ji Pitchford, G. Bridges, anTi A. Beattie. Aithoonch the 'lorin inton Tent has been vely dead 'ii the past, things are looking:. up.-now-n a Incrs°oe of twO u1lelPn ers ': dprj'.iu, tlHp quarter with proIspects of two oir throe more next quarter.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
Doi0t ForgIt T 11 NEW YE'S DAY, FRANKSTON SPO T S. To be held in the Frankston Park. Cycliqg - 'dunning, Woodcllopping, &c. STIRRIN( CONTESTS. SPLENDID ENTRIES 22 For the Wood-Chop= ping Contest. All the Peninsula cracks-representatives from Carrum. Fr.nikston. Bittern, Hasting-. italnarring, Dromana Together with outside Champions. AN EXHIBITION OF Skill :: Strength Stamina and Sharp Steel Bicycle Races Come and see the tuss!e for the Championship of the District. Riders from Mornington, Cran bourne, Lyndharst, Tooradin, and all parts of the Peninsula. In the FRANESTON WHEEL RACE AND FLUTTER Vic toria's Best Bicycle Battlers will be competing. SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT r NEWMAN BROS. The TRICK - - - - CYCLSTS. CLEVER AND ,COMICAL FRED & WVILL. The Noted COMED V TRICK CYCLISTS and UNICYCLE RIDERS. Two Exhibitions,. . , - .E i ai.,? f S. -WRAY, Champion of New Zealand. - TUG-OF-WAR - (Post Entry). Plenty of Shade and Seatinir Accom modation, and a good View of all the Events...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
r FoE. .ason's Trade 0. DALMAN, Franlston B0on STfnRB, In prepared to Fill All Seasonable ?equirements. Every Customer Well Served. PRICES.RIGHT. GOOD GOODS SAND SHOES, ROPE SANDALS, S. For the Beach. IGHT BOOTS & SHOES In Splendid Assortment. REPAIRS I-EAPIL EXECUTED BOOTS and SHOES MADE to OBDEB, Moderate Terms. BAY:ST.,:FRAN KSTON. T. RITCHIE AND CO. FRANKSTON: - ChEff and Grain Store. " All kinds of Produce] n Stock. A. GOXALL, - Butcher, - Bay-street, Frankston, Panmlies Waited on for Orders.......... Prime Meat Only Kept. ............ Small Goods of Every Description Fresh Daily. Hides and Skins Bought.............. Headache, Indigestion, The immense number of orders for Frotuids, sent by post direct to the Pro iriet.r, is convincing proof that the Public appreiate their splendid curing power over t:,e above-named complaints. Frootoids are elega'nt in appearance and pl,:as.nt to take: they are inmmenimsely m?lor . aL.tuab•l -:en an ordinary aper'ent; they r.-imot\ r......
Frankston Court of Petty Sessions. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
Frankston Court of Petty Sessions: ---C- Monday.-Before Messrs Crawford and O. G. V. Williams, J's.P. A case-was heard in the children's court, a nine-year-old lad named Archi bald Owen, being charged with the theft of a rope from the railway de partment at Frankscon on December 3rd. Constable Stephenson and Sta.. tionmaster Browi gave 'evidence, and after tlho lad had been,. -severely cautioned and warned as to thl future, hoe was discharged. E. Thornell v. Win. II;cye default summons, for £12 Os 5d.-Verdiet for amount, with 5s costs. A case against; Win. -Marshall for, neglecting to pay instdhnents in re. spect to an order made ?iagainst hiim on 20th .uly last for is petr week for the maintenance of his 5 children, wasad.. journed fora month.: - On the applica.tion of Constable Stephenson a prohibition order was issued fori the sale, of liquor to a man. at Franklton named ~ick Couk. Stage carriage ric'nses were issued'" to Jas. Millard aild 'J. ii mblea' and,. carriers' licenses t...
Tennis. FRANKSTON v. MOORABBIN. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
Tennis. FRANKSTON v. MOORABBJIN. A team from Frankston journeyed to Moorabbin on Saturday to try con clusions with that club. After a rather one sided game, yic(tQry rested with the visitors by 32 games.. The sets on the whole were. much in favor of Franks ton, " igl the ladies' doubles-Misses O'Gra??-?nd D. Gregory (F.) and Misses Haymhan and Cullen (MI.), proved a very exciting and close con test. The Frankston ladies eventually ran out winners by one game on the - to sets played, the locals displaying fine [form. The performance was a very creditable one, as their opponents are two of Cheltenham's " crack " As sociation players, and their defeat by one game even, speaks highly -for Frankston talent. The scores are as-follows: Miss O'Grady and Mr O. Pettit (F) beat Miss Hayman and Mr Roberts (L.), !;--1, 6-2. Mrs and Mr C. Currie (M.) beat Miss Pettit and M r . Cummins (F.), 6--4, 5-G. MZiss D. Gregory iand Sr P. Wallace (F.) be it Miss Cullen: :nd Mr Woods (M.). G-0, G?-=i. Misse...
St. Paul's Church of England, Frankston. BAZAAR A GRATIFYING AND BRILLIANT SUCCESS. [Newspaper Article] — Mornington and Dromana Standard — 26 December 1908
St. Paul's Church of Eng land, Frankston. BAZAAR A GRATIFYING AND BRILLIANT SUCCESS. The concluding nights of the bazaar in aid of the vicarage fund of the above church :passed 'off most successfully on Friday and Saturady evenings of last week, and we learn that over £60 was realised by. the project. This is a highly pleasing and satisfactory result, and all concerned in the successful car rying out of the bazaar areto be com plimented. On Friday evening a high-class pro menade concert, arranged by Mr J. B. Jolly, was given by leading Melbourne professional artists. The audience was a very large and appreciative one, and the programme submitted excellent. A start was made with a pianoforte duet, well played by Mrs and Miss Taylor, and the latter lady also acted admir ably at accompanist throughout the oveing. The ever-popular Mr J. a-it.auice- sanfg A~Whispered Vow, and The Rio Grande, and as an encore number, On the Shady Side of Bond Street. He did not require to sing more than t...