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MINOR EVENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

MINOR. EVENTS. Lawn Handicap—JDhuldul or Hugli Doutta, Galia Hurdle—Dust Cloud or Lord Grey. ,Tootscray Steefple—Uettewynd or Balfour, Trial| Hurdle—Tardy or Common wealth. July Handicap—Two Ales or Rock Tempi*.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LACROSSE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

LACROSSE The Footscray Lacrosse te*m were in. great form last Saturday, when they met the, Coburg team oni the local ground. The result, was a' win for Footscray by 16 goals, to; nil.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
GENERAL NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

GENERAL NEWS A euchre," forty-five party and dance will beheld iu St Augustine's school-room, Yarraville, on the evening of Saturday, July 25. St, George's cricket club will .hold a social and piesentation night in the Cuming Institute on Thurs day, July 16 • • • # The Loyal Orange lodges will hold a social in St John's hall, Footscray, on Saturday evening, July 25. At the meeting held in Footsciay .last we«k to, establish ta Creche in the district, the sum of 30 guineas was "subscribed in the room. . • t • • For' failing to have their children vaccinated, the following parents were each fied 10/- at Monday's court:—Walter A. Goodwin, J ohn Austin, ilaria Mounsey. Joseph J. Toll and A. W, Barnes, • • • • R. B. Sharpie# and W. Denton Were each fined 10/- at Monday's court for having been drunk in Footscray on Saturday evening. Albert Heatherton, who was druak in Anderson street, Yarraville,. late on Saturday night, was fined 20/-. The new bnilding regulations of thti city of Footscra...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SUNSHINE COURT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

} SUNSHINE COURT On Wednesday, at the Sunshine Court, before Cr George McKay (chairman,,) Cr A. Robinson. and Cr J. B. Derliaui, J.P.'s. several cases were listed. ' Thomas Cpie, of Deer Park, was defendant in a claim by Arthur Slade for £3/17/6, for woik and .labor done. There was no appear ance of complainant when the case was called. Mr Westlcy, for de fendant, asked ill it the case be dismissed with co^ts. It was a! bogus cl;.im, rfii'd complainant must j have known he had no claim Opie had been put to the expense .of coming to court to fight the case. The Bench dismissed the case with ^2/lS/- costs". Henry Guminow had four char ges preferred against him of failiug to send his children to school. Defendant said the children had been seiit to school. Mr O'Neill, fclerk of courts,— They evidently played the "wag." Gummow—My wife is an cpe leptic, and one of the children had to be kept home to mind the home. ! Defendant was fined 3/- on each charge. The following were also fined fo...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
THE MAYOR'S ROOM [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

the mayor's room "I have been, in several mayor's robins, but this is the most poorly furnished of them all" remarked tho Slayorj (Cr Drew) while conversing in the mayor's room afc the town hall on Monday evening.. "Even tho mayor's chamber at Port Melbourne, a comparatively small place com pared with Footscray, is far . more comfortable than this. Fancy enter • iaining the Govenor "in a room like this !" Tho room, could certainly be made . much more . comfortable at little expense.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
A SOCIAL EVENING [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

A SGCIAJ. EVENING Tho Victoria street Athletic Club held a social evening in the Barlcly stroet*. Methodist CVurch, Footscray, on Wednesday evening last. The social was in aid of the Church or gan fund.. Mr Stewart presided. A Varied programme ;was presented. "Sylvesto" the well-known conjurer and jugtgler, who is', a resident of .tint district' gave a display, and items were also contributed by Messrs Davis, Heath and Downer. Miss. | Arblastor acted as accompaniate. liotreshn^entis-were served and ,pa*ior games carried out.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
KINGSVILLE AND QUEENSVILLE ESTATE NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 July 1914

KINGSVILLE AND OUEENS V1LLE ESTATE HEWS At the last meeting of the Werri bee shire council, held on Juno 27, several matters of interest" to the residents of the above estates were discussed. » H. W. Heid, West Footscray, wrote calling attention to the state of the- tip, off Geelong road, near Jacobson's factory.—To be attended to." The engineer reported:—I have in spected the road leading to Messrs. Kynoch's at West Footscray, and found it in a bad state. About 40 chains of construction is required at an estimated cost of from £10 to £13 per chain.—Tenders called for fivo chains on motion of Cr Troupo seconded by Cr Robinson. A few; chains of pitched channel! jis required in front of Mr Jacobson's houses, on the Geelong road, West Footscray, the estimated cost) of which is £10..—No action taken. The following are the riding bal anccs^C^tral„.^drJ„.^£1100^1V./2_:, "North (cr) £26/7/2 ; South (cr). £598/9/5 East (cr) £621/13/11. The Inspector reported—Visited Queensvilli} and Ivingsv...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. -SEDDON WOOD YARD. Carson & Peacock, (Successors to.H. Jenkins.) 87 Gamon St., Seddon. Beg to-inform the Residents that hey are prepared to supply protnpt ly Wood, Coal, and Coke to all parts of the District. • • • • Tele. 421 Footscray. Ashes Supplied. Light Carting Done. Mechanics' institute Nicholson' St, Footscray Subscription 2/6 per Quarter Open *very evening 7 to to Saturdays 2 to 5 p.m Library contains over 5000 rolumes, Scieuti c, Fictional and Reference. The ceding Rooms are supplied witp the Dai y and W ;ekly newspapers ami Magazines and Scicntific. Journals. Smoking and 8i!li iri ooais, Ivndies' Room, Hall and Committee Rooms to let for all purposes at moderate rate", particulars of which may be obtained on application to the Librarian. - New members and vis tors cordially nyiled. J, Johnstone, Secretary. P "^qhnstpne.Librarian THE PEOPLE'S STORE. k Grocers, Fnwterers and Confectioners. Dealers in Fancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pipes FISHING TACKLE, Paten...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

FOOTSCRAY COUNCIL The committee meeting*' of . the \ Foots cray Council were held on Monday evening. Cf Fielding pre sided over the finance committee, and the treasurer's report showed that the council had a credit* bal ance ot £1270/16/9, alter passing accounts amounting to £2566/12/10 as against a credit of £330/1/10, at this period last year. Cr Pearce moved that Mr Scho field be' authorised to make a new valuation of all properties.— The Mayor said valuations were altering a, good deal.—Gr Peorc# :'Rcnts are altering too.—The motion was a greed to. It was' decided to devide the print ing of the rolls between the three newspaper offices. There is' an overdraft of £700 in the electric light department. The Mayor said it they were to progress thay must have money.—Ci J ohnsor) thought the superintendent should report on the money he required to complete the extensions. Every meter they ■ connected would show q profit.—It was pointed out that al though this department is £700 in deb...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

. « you don't get the best of beer Beer will , get tic best of: you. . _°u can obtain the best of beer at the YARRAVILLB HOTEL." BalXarat st The best of Beer; that is brewed i? M^y^or draught. Wtoes,. Sprite. and Cigars. Also Portion .draught Phone—Footecray 12,' M. lowtto, pronri«tort-8,~"Advt'

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
LARCENY CHARGE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

LARCENY CHARGE. . - AfctKd i'ootscray Court on Thurs - - day, Laurence Edward Sheahen, a . young man, was charged with lar , ■ ceny. • ' 'Annie Curnpy, employed at the • ' Railway "hotel; " Footscray, - stated on JuFy'iO) she.jeft a night ■ ' dress and chemise hanging, on the clothes-line in the hotel yard. On going - for them later,- they wfere missing. Constable Davis' stated that he itiada enquiries on July 11, and the 'same day, defendant called . at the police station/ Defendant -said "If I took them I jnust have been: drunk. It is pretty hard to be pinched for this. I must have'been pretty full - " at the time". Defendant), later hand ed over the articles. Mr Woodful, for the defence, said | defendant indulged in some drink on '• v. - the ..date - iir question, tout the . thought of larceny ~was . not in his mind, the nature of t*he articles stolen would show that:,-^efea'lacr, had no felonious intent. . . Mr Mitchell, J.P. (to defendant)-t ' jC. hope * this, -will be a '55 )n...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
OBSCENE LANGUAGE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

OBSCENE^ LANGUAGE On.Thursday, at the Footscray Court, Michael Curry was charged with having made use of obscene language. . Constable Doherty gave evidence that at five minutes to twelve on the evening of July 4, defendant, when passing along Paisley street' in coriipa-i> with three other young .men, made use of the words com plained of,' Witness was within two yards of defendant at the time. Defendant offered to give witness -2/6.if he woul I let him go, but - he refused. Cons! able. Bristow gave corrob orative evidence. Defendant denied using the "words, and said he never opened his meutfo. A fine of was inflicted.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CHANGE OF STEALING. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

CHANGE OF STEALING. Albert Armstrong, a young man, appeared .before tfie Footscray court on Thursday on a charge'of having between January and July, stolen a quantity of copper and "metal, val ned at ^25, the property of the Railway Commissioners. After formal evidence had been given, defendant was remanded to appear at the Williamstown Court next Tuesday.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
CHAPTER XX. A CHANGE OF QUARTERS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

CHAPTER XX. A CHANGE OF QUARTERS, - In one of the pleasantest .parts ol Surrey, and but a lew miles distent Irom the ThameB, lies the ancestral lome of Lord Champney, known aa Cbampney Mere. The mere,' from which the . took its name, lay to the'eastward of the house, and in full sight of its long east windows. • It was a fine, clear sheet of water, :overing about fifty acres, and s Dorders were fringed with pollard pillows, whose drooping branches trailed on the water, and cast a host of tremulous shadows. Upon that day, in the latter part □( June, which Lord Champney had appointed for his' return to the Mere with his wife, the PlaC® pre. sented a scene ol rare festivity ana gladness, such as, indeed, it had no.: witnessed since the baron ha brought home his bride eighteen years before. Thc~day was lovely. Not a stick, 3tone, or leaf marred the cleanliness of the wide avenues and walks or the 3mooth-shaven lawns. The mere lay in' the glad sunlight, within its fringe of encircling wi...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE LOOP LINE [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

VARRAVIUE LOOP LINE At Monday's Footscray Council meeting, a letter was received from Mr Warde, M.L.A. (on behalf of Messrs- Leimnon, M.L.A. and Field ing, M.L.C.)', intimating that 'the. Kaihvay Commissioners werq pve ptire^ t{) meet the ipsnufucturers re (he (oop line, with a view to gome arrangements for using same. . » Cr Fielding said the Commission ees jdid not -recognise the Council in the matter; buti only the manufact urers. They said the manufacturers ( waaited the use of the line without paying anything. Cr Pearce—The Cofliniissionpr$ JiavQ wagteji' *£12,000. Op Fielding moved that the mah ufacturors\ bo Invited to meet the Council to discuss the matter. It' would jOnly take £^000 to complete the line. - ' ' Cr McDonald in seconding the mot ion,;" said the Commissioners; should not allow a line that cost. £12000 to remain idle. The motion wo<- vgreed to.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COURT NEWS HUSBAND AND WIFE. PECULIAR CASE AT FOOTSCRAY [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

COURT NEWS HUSBAND A-STD WIFE. PECULIAR CASE AT FOOTSCRAvY The Footscray, Bench recommended . wee'': that tw0 children of. Mary Living should be committed to the .. . ^e£lpcte<l Children's Department, " ' and boarded out to her. On Thurs day, at the Footscray Court,, Thos. Living was summoned to show cause why he should not contribute some thing towards the support" of the children while under the car# of the Department.. Mr Hewison appeared for defendant. Mr Hewison said it seemed harsh that these proceedings should be , taken against defendant, as last ., : month the woman proceeded again st defendant in the District Court, . . but\ after hearing the, evidence the Hench then found that defendant had no means tc. pay, and dismis- j ' sed the Case. Defendant was a chronic victim of rheumatism, and had been in the Maryborough hos **■'' pital for three months. Defendant's only . real occupation now was that of a. fossicker at Maryborough t.was. d^fend(intls. second 'mar- J ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
(All Rights Reserved.) ESTRANGED or the LOST HEIRESS of the CHAMPNEYS. PART 22. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

(All Rights Reserved.) fESTRANGEb or the F LOST HEIRESS | . of the { CHAMPNEYS. A Fascinating Romance, By -the Author of "The Hampton Mystery," "Sir Peter Eldon, &c. PART 22. Felix presssed her band, paused, teeming to be gathering his c.ouragei, ind then with a sudden movement ha :aught the sleeve of her grey, dress n his fingers and dexterously tore it jpen to the elbow. The girl started back, reddening with indignation. But Felix 'held her wrist in a fierce ;rip and drew it up to the- light. He saw imprinted upon the white, loft flesh what he expected. There it was—a red, irregular cross, Itnall and quaint of shape, but per fectly distinct and recognisable ! It was the mark which Lord 3hampney had' described as having jeen upon the arm of his supposed lead daughter !

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. B - ' ' * « WINTER IS HERE! Aro you prepared' lor _it. '!; Wa havef soma snappy lines in Ladies, Gent's and Children's: footwear. SVKS LIKE TO '.MAKE YOU KUMFOIt'fABLE: • TVy our .latest ' American HUD TOE BALS 'at.,18/-. Ladies Step right into our UOYAL DEKDY SHOES right up to noW fashion 9/11 Boy's. STRONG SCHOOL! BOOTS, 10 to 13, 4/11? V§ to 3, 5/G, 4 to 5, 5/11.. Cosy FELT SLIPPERS lor KUMFORT, in Ladies, Gent's ; <£ and Children's at below Zero Prices. 3> YE FOOTBALLERS Try our FOOTBALL BOOTS, at 8/11 and 9/11. COUPONS GIVEN. WE DO REPAIRS.. STEP RIGHT IN— WILLIAMS THE SHOEMEN GILLS' BUILDINGS ANDERSON STREET, YARRAVILLE i ... Yarraville Cycle Depot: LEN. WALSH Cycle arid Motor Mechanic. Bicycles Mide to order from /10/10/-. Sundries stocked. Repairs done on ilie premises. Sewing Machines on Sale at lowest prices, Ballarat St Yarraville Yarraville Citizens' Clubi ' James Coming Institute. STEPHEjn ST, YARRAVILLE. Four Alcock Billiard Tables, Card R...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

immflOFESS??!?*boots and- Khoea : 8TEELS Boot. Emporium. opDotfto^h, J»me» Cumiatr Institute rr*T' J*" . « A" leading.mamifact urera, Ifnrahatl. Good weir, StalTord, •C?* ■ tt. othera,' In great variety. Price; tlia loffatt.: quality, tho baat Ertablfchod 88 ,rea«i. further and fa; -4A T *

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
ART MILLINERS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 July 1914

ART MILLINERS. MISSES RUSSElvL and WIL UIAMS, (late with Miss~Savage) 10 Hopkins Street, Footscray. Millinery up-to-date at prices to suit all classes. Hats renovated, 1 ' Miss THORNQUEST, Udies' Milliner, late 10 Hopkins* Street, has. removed to 94 Nicholson St^i #oot«=ray. Hair dressed as usual. £ombin» made up. Kleetric face and head massage. 1/6. Utters attMdad to. ■ ~

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
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