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New Railway Fares. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
New Railway Fares, -Smgle Return Ist 2nd Ist 2nd Port Faily to Melbourne.. 28s Od S18s Sd 46s 10d 31s 2d Geelong .... 21s 4d 14s 2d 35s 6d 23s Sd Ballarat 29s 4d 19s Sd 49s Od 325 8d Cola ... 13s 8d 9s 2d 2s 10d 15s2d Camperdown 9s 6d 6s 4d 15s 10d 10s 6d ferang . 7s 4d 4s 10d 12s 2d 8s 2d Warrnambool 3.i 2d 2s2d b5 2d 3s6d Koroit s... :Sd ls 2 22s 10d l 10d Moyne ... 10d 6d Is 2d 10d Hamilton . 9s od 6s 4e 15s 10d 1Os 6d Rosebrook... 4d 2d 4d Kirkstall ... l1 2d 10d 2s d0 Is 4d Crosslev .... Is4d 10Od 2s 2d ls 6d
DIRECTORY. Compiled from Notices in our Advertising Columns. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
DIRECTORY. Compiled from Notices in our Advertising Columnus. Stationers and Fancy Goods. Misses Walker and Lugg, Sackville -st. A. cudonweers, dsc, J. B. Holder sud GCo. M. Devereux O'Brien Bros. March and Lavlor J. Orawiord, \Vaggs: Wagga Drapers aLt Clothiers Gray and Co, Bank atreet W: 1. '.Tyler, Cox-street - E. C. Robinson, Sackville-street. Grocers and General Merchant : Cutting and Boyd, Sackville-street W. J. Tyler Gray and Co. Bank street owell and Sons, Sackville street Tcilors : T. H. Stordy, Sackville.street, W. George, Sackville Street Insurance Agents: Gazette Office, Sackville-street J. B. Holden and Go. Undertaker : Wm. Rundeil, William-street Guyett and Sons., Sackville-street
MILITARY ATTITUDE PROTECTION OF CITIZENS [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
MITARY ATTITUDE PROTECTION OP CITIZENS The. Kaiser last night summoned his new War Minister, General von Falken hayn, and the Chief- of the Imperial Military Cabinet, General Baron von Lynckner, to Donaueschingen,. where his Majesty Is stayi ngwith his friend Prince Max Egon zu Furstenberg (says the Berlin correspondent of the "Daily Mail," December 2). To-day the inci dents at Zabern, in Lower Alsace, were the subject of an exhaustive discus- i sion between the Kaiser and his mill tary chiefs. The incidents at Zabern originated in a speech made by a twenty-year-old i subaltern, Lieutenant von Forstner, to 1 his men. He advised them to stab any i "wackes" (meaning rowdy) who at- I tacked them. The populace interpreted "wackes" as meaning. Alsatian and made angry demonstrations against the 1 military, who on Friday took control of the town for twenty-four hours. The incidents have now become an affair of national magnitude. The Reichstag to-day devoted most of its attention to Zabern...
The Heart of a Girl (All Rights Reserved.) CHAPTER VII. (Continued). [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
By HENRY FARMER Author of "The Money-lender," "12a Quiltry Street," "Bondage," etc. (All Rights Reserved.) CHAPTER VII. (Continued). Hilary would understand, would haye been told why she had not stayed, why she was not present at the crucial mo ment of his ordeal to flash him a mes sage of love and faith. with her eyes. He would understand-but why, oh, God, why had fate ordered things so cruelly ? She moved again-hesitated. Sha was craving again for the solitude of her own room. Yet her sense of the fit ness and the appropriateness of thingst was asserting itself. It had, been brought home to her that specialised skill had saved her mother's life, and that Michael Thorne had provided it. A door opened, and as Beryl came out on the landing Queenie heard he> father's voice. He was saying - some thing about Voile's and a flood of sen sitive color swept her face She real ised that he was playing his old trick, making cadging appeals to Thorne for, some benefit on her behalf. It was l...
LONDON PROBLEM [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
LONDON PROBLEM No confirmation of the. report re ferred to at a meeting of the London County Council--that a great scheme is in preparation for the amalgamatiof of all the electric supply companies in London-could be obtained by a-"Daily News" representative who, on Novem ber 26, made inquries at the County of London Electric Supply Company. The-Bill which the company is pro moting for postponing the date at which the London County Council may purchase the electric companies has, our represntative was informed, noth ing to do with the question of ama gamation. Despite these denals, the question of the future of London's suP ply is admittedly causing increased anxietY and interest. There are thirteen private companies and 15 local authorities producing elec tricity in the Council area. The total capital-of the-companies is about four-. •ten millions, that of the local autho rities about six and a half millions. In addition the borough councils are con s?tantly increasing the capital ...
NEW IMPRESSION [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
NEW IMPRESSION i Some interesting impressions by a. Canadian visiting England are given ii the "Morning Poft.* My first impressions of England Mere gained through a car window, he writes. Now, I knew all about the smallness of the fields, their fresh green, the hedges, the softly rounded trees; we Britons from overseas are trained to expect these, and the Eng lish countryside Is astonishingly fa miliar to us at the first glance. But one thing did give me a start- certain very large fields, brown, and bare, ready, I suppose, for their win ter 4Snow-blanket.: What struck me was partly their great size, but more thl exquisite neatness and finish with which they had been ploughed and harrowed. Mine is a country of 'hun dred-acre farms, with fields neither so large as your larger nor so small as, your smaller fields, and of a husband ry limited not so much by deficiency of knowledge as by the lack of' hands.. But my first real start came south of the Thames, when my train was bearing me ...
PACKETS, E1. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
PACKETS, El . Packets may be sent through the post: Without a cover (but not fastened with any. thing adhesive, such as gum, postage stamp sealing wax, &c.); in a cover entirely open at one end or side (if the cover be slit, the open. iug must be ol the full extent of the end or side, and the contents must be easy of with. drawal). The cover may bear the sender's name and address, and the words " packet " " sample" or "pattern," &o., as the case may bd) " only." a ::? ?a y ba tied with string, but officers of the department may cut the string to examine the contents, and tie the packet up again. Samples of seeds. drugs, &c., which cannot be sent as oper packets, may ,e enclosed in bags or boxes fastened so as to be easily undone and re. fastened. If addressed to places in the United Kingdom only, they may be sent in closed transparent bags. Note--If the above conditions be not com. plied with packets are regarded as in. sufficiently paid letters, and charged ...
POSTAL INFORMATION [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
PISTAL IN ORMAT19S Lettera-ha-lf ounc or u'lader ,, Fur every ounce 1 Urgent Letters-For each Letter i 0 addition to ordinary postage Late fee .- 0 6 Letters--For every aoz or under -. O 1 Post Cards-each .- 0 2d Reply Post Cards-each 0* . 1 Newspapers--4ozs.d each . 0 eacketas-Commercial and printed papers, maximum weight ebs, dimensions not to exce'd in length, Ift in depth or width, for every 2oz or fracciou thereof 0 patterns and samples, packets of merchandise, &c., maximum weight lb; dimension not to exceed 2ft in length, one foot in depth or width; rate of postage for every 2 oz. or fraction thereof ... o oks-For every 4oz or under, up to 5b sl .. Newspapers-For each newspaper 0 o0 Newspapers, magazines, and publi cations, not published in the Com. monwealth, 2oz. . .. Post cards- each Reply post cards-each . .. 0 2 Letter cards-2 for . 02 Registration fee " *... 0 3 Parcel lib or under ...0 6 Parcel, each extra lb or under ... 0
ORDINARY TELEGRAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
UORDINARY TELEGRAMS. Town and suburban, within prescribed limits, or withiu fifteen miles from the send ing station, including address and signature not exceeding -ixteen words) 9d. Each additional word, Id. Ocher piaas within t. S.Ee, except tow1n and suburban, including address and signa ture (not exceeding sixteen words) 9d, Each additional word, Id. Interstate, i.e., from any one state to any other state, including address and signature not exceeding sixteen words), Is. Each additional word, Id. On telegrams rom and to Tasmania the charges to be those mentioned above with cable charges added which at the present time is -d per word. Double the foregoing rates to be chaiged for transmission of telegrams on Sunday, Caristmas Day, and Good Friday, and for -urgent telegrams. The foregoing rates are exclusive of post age charges.
RATES OF COMMISSION. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
RATES OF COMMISSION. Mloney Orders ayable in Victoria. Any sum not over £5, d; over £5, but not over £10, ls; over £10, but not over £15, is 6d; over £15, but not over £20, Ss. Orders ayable in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, New Zealand, Tasmania, and Western Ausrralia. ? ' ver £2, 6d; not over £5, Is not o,, i, is Ub; not over £10, 2s ; not over £13, s 6d ; not over £15, Ss ; not over £17, 3s od; not over £20. 4s. Money Orders by Telegraph, To Nsew South Wales, Queensland, South Aus?tralia Tasmania, and Perth (Western Austraha) Charge for a message in addition to above rates. MONEY ORDERS. United Kingdom and other British Posses) ionus or Foreign Countries, 6d for each £1, ensud fraction of £1. POSTAL NOTES. Postal notes may be obtained at any Poe Office in Victoria. Hours of payment 10 a.m, to 5 p.m. The following are the denomination of the notes, and the poundage, or price charged for them :-Is, ~d; Is 6d, id; 2s, Id; 2s 6d Id; 3s, ld 3s 6d, ld;4s, Id; 4s 6d, Id; ...
Port Fairy Telephone Bureau [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
Port 'Fairy Telephone iBureaIL . Day service 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed on Sundays, Christmas Day, -.. Good Friday. On other holidays open from 9 am. till 12 noon and 6 p.m till 8 p.m;. STATIONS AND CHA=::GES. Town. Mileage. First , Each addi, mrins, tional 3 mrins, Allansford 29 Sd 6d OCamperdowu 68 is 9d Colao 94 Is 4d 11 Cape Nelson 52 is 9d Crossley 11 2d d Cudgee 32 '8d 6d Dennington 18 3d 3d Framlingham 3d 8d 6d Garvoo 46§ 8 . 6d Geelong 143 is 10d is 4d Hamilton 91 les 4d . Is Hexham 724 is 14d is Heywood 60 is 9d Hawkesdale 28 8d 6d Illowa 18 3d 3d Kentbruck • 71 is 9d Kirkstall 18 3d 3d Koroit 11 2d 2d Warrnambool 21 4d 3d Yambuk 12 2d . 2d Mt Gambier 107 Is 10d is 4d Narrawong 34 Sd 6d Nelson 88 s le4d is Panmure 394 8d ad Portland 44 8d 6d Penshurst 71* Is 9d Terang 494 8d dd Tyrendarra 27 8d 6d Tyrendarra E 21 4d 3d Fee fo~ mess,'.ger call, any persor within a radius of one rile ?d
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE, MAILS CLOSE, Melbourne .. ..1 Geelong -. . I Colac ... .. ( DailyI?at 12,50:pm Warrnambool and 10 pm. Koroit 1pm T.P.O. J . Daily, at 12, 50 p.m 3.30 p.m., (Thurs Hamilton . day and Friday ex Scepted) and 10pm y . Thursday. Byaduk .. .. Macarthur . Broadwater ~. Daily, at?3.30 p.m Orford Koroit . Croseley ... Killarney at 330 p.m Rosebrook. Daily Port Fairy North , . Portland .. Narrawong ... .. Sundays, Tuesdays Tyrendarra .. . and Thursdays,oat Codrington .. .. 0 p.m. Yambuk .. ,. MAILS ARRIVE, elbourne. j 12.45a.m, and 3.5 elbourne ." p.m. daily. T.P.O. ... 3.50 p.m.daily;. oaelong .. Daily, at i12.45 am. Terang " tand' 3.50 p.m,. Colao .. . .. d.50 p.m. Warrnoambool: · 1235 a.m. and 3.50 . p.m. daily. SDaily, at 11.45 a.m. Koroit.. ........ 3.50 p.m. and 12.45 J " a.m. Hamilton , Daily 12.15 p.m., " JFriday and Satur -day, 12.45 a.m. Byaduk .. 'I Macarthur Dail Broadwater .. y, at 12. I p. 3rford - _ Zrossley . .: . .. Killarney ... Rosebrook ,. .. Daily,...
To Our Constituents [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
To Our Constituents No notice can be taken of anonymous cornm munications.'- Every letteromust be accom panied by the name, and address of the writer, not necessarily for publication but as a guarantee of good faith. All literary communications intended for insertion in the GAzsETTE should be addressed tosthe Editor. Correspondents must in all cases send their names, though Dot necessarily for publication. Local Business men, before giving orders for their printing to Melbourne and other outside firms, are asked to compare the character and price of the GAZETTE work with same. All things being equal, Local Storekeepers add Others should support the local Printer-for him have ye always with you, whilst the Melbourne Canvasser is here to.day and away to-morrow. -eaders are cordially invited to seni for Publication in these columns their Methods, Results, or Experiments, Practi oal Notes, and Items of News, &o. Write on one side of the paper, briefly, and to the point We would ...
Belfast Shire Council. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
Belfast Shire Council. Province Western: Members - Hons W Manifold; Edward James White, Member-Mr.J F. Duffus, M.L.A. Created Slhre 8th Dece?inber, 1863. Area --201 square miles. Population- 2000. Number of Dwellings--570. Value at on - £51,045 for 191i-11; £51,375 for 1911- 12. Rate - is 4d in the Pound tor 1912 - 13. .Sevenue £4,806 for 1911-12. Number of Assessments 900. RateI ayers in Rate Book - 762 Voters' Roll 684 President's allowance, £30 Loans--Ac 1 • 43300; Sinking Fund- Kirkstall Ridine. -P. J. Wall, Crossley retires August, 1916; Jeremiah Mahoney, Crossley, retires August, 1914; Daniel Lane,Killarney, retires August, 1915. Moyne Riding- . Sommervlle*, Rosebrook retires August, 1916; Walter Riddell, Rose brook, retirei August, 1914; Thos. Car mody, Kirkstall, retires AugusPt, 1915. Yambuk Riding-James Dyson, St Helens, retires August, 1916; *James lk'Inerney, Yambuk, retires iugust 1914 ; Daniel Car roll, Yambuk. retires August, 1915. * These gentlemenhave occupied the p...
Port Fairy Borough [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
Pori Fairy Jt~orougRI -oo- Province Westorn-Members.-Hons W S. Manifold, E. S. White, M.L.C's Member-Mr J. Duffus, M.L.A. Created July, 1856." Proclaimed a Borough, 1863. Name changed from Belfast to Port Fairy _7th May, 1887. Area--5902 acres. Ponl!ation - 2000, Number of dwellings-429. Valuation £14,422 for 1912-13; £14 441 for 1913-14. Rate--2i in pound for 1913 14. Revenue £4,858- for 1913-14. Number of Assess ments- 675. Ratepayers iu Rate Book-500. on the Voters' Roll-480. Mayoral allow auce--£30. Loans--Acts 1112 and 1552-£5,624.13s 7d ; Sinking Fund--£300 13s 9d. UOUGICLLORS. J. Gray, Port Fairy, retires Aug, 1914 D. McLeilan, Port Fairy, retires Aug, 1914 H. Swann, Port Fairy, ,, Aug. 1914 T". H. Storey, L'ort fairy, retires Aug. 1915 H. S. Bailey, Port Fairy, retires Aug. 1915 Jas. Goldie, Port Fairy, retires Aug. 1915 G. Brown, Rosebrook, retires August 1916 A. H. Noar, Port Fairy, retires Aug. 1916 P. McBeth, Port Fairy, retires August, 1916 * These have occupied the may...
Port Fairy Telephone Exchang LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
jort Fairy Telehtone JExclhang L,£T JF SU13SORISEB~Rls. 1. Shipping (ftice 21. J. C. McCallum 2. Lighthouse 22 H. Lyficld 3 Powcll and Sons 23. R. A. Gibson 4-. J. Goldie 24. Postmaster 5. J. Gray and Co. 25. M. Devereux 6. Hospital 26. Saltan and Son 7. Town Hall 27. Mr Powling's 8. H. swann House 9. Guyett and Sons 28. Rev Jessop 10. E. W. Fowling 29. Police Station (Office) 30. Dr Lyons 11. Railway Sta. ion 31. J. C. Holden & Co 12. Star of the West Office 13. S2. Mrs Whiting 14. E. Hanley 33. F. Freckleton . Oazette 34. N. Corson 15. Dr Orchard 35. J. Gauley 16, Douglas House 36. J. C. Holdenhouse 17. C.Jago 37. Jas Boyd, Sol'tor 18, Com'ercial Hote 38 W. J, Tyler 19. Cramond's 39. Father O'Regan 20. H. G. Wilson
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
IN MEMORIAM DAWE--In loving memory of my dear son and our dear brother, George Hamil ton Dawe, who was suddenly called away on February 5th, 1913. He left his home in health and strength, No thought of death was near. He had no time to say farewell &nbsp; To those he loved so dear. Inserted by his loving father, brothers and sisters, and his brother-in-law, E. J. Griffiths. ELECTRIC TRAM DRIVERS Wan ted. Good opening smart young &nbsp; men. Permanent position. Write for particulars H. W. Channing, M. & E. E. Instructor, 211 Lydiard-street, BalIarat. TO LET, SIX-ROOMED HOUSE and 5¾Acres &nbsp; of Land, at ROSEBROOK. Onion and Potato Land. Particulars from WILLIAM BROWN, Rosebrook.
Personal. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 5 February 1914
Personal. I* Mr A. Blake, accountant at the local branch of the Bank of Aus tralasia, has been promoted to the position of accountant at the bank at Korrumburra, which is a very busy and important branch. Mr Blake is a capable and courteous bank-offiical, and, on several occa sions has carried out the duties of assistant manager. Whilst regret ting his departure, it is pleasing to Mr Blake's numerous friends here to learn of his promotion. Mr Blake is at present acting as re lieving manager at Terang. The friends of Mr Eaton will regret to learn that he met with a painful accident last. Saturday, which threatened the.partial loss of his sight. He was splitting fire wood, when a wedge flew up and struck him in the left eye, inflict ing a deep gash and some ugly wounds in and around the eye-lid. Prompt medical remedies were applied, and he is doing well, and will probably be able for the re sumption of duty in a fortnight, we are pleased to state. The marriage of Miss Mabel Evans, dau...
Port Fairy Telephone Eurean [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Port 'FairV Telephone irHiucais Day service 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Ca#:en on Sundays, Christmas Day, and Good Friday. On other holidays open from 9 a,m. till 12 noon and 6 p.m till 8 p.m. STATIONS AND CHARGES. Town, Mileage. First 3 Each addi. mins. tional 3 mine. Allansford 29 8d 6d Camperdown 68 Is 9d Colao - 94 Is 4d is Cape Nelson 52 is 9d ":rosley 11 2d Od Cudgee 32 8d 6d .Dennington 18 3d 3d Framlingham 3J 8d 6d Garvoo 464 8a 6d Geelong 143 Is 10d Is 4d Hamilton 91. is 4d Is Hexham 721 is 4d Is Heywood 60 Is 9d Hawkesdale 28 8d 6d Illowa 18 3d 3d Kentbruck 71 Is 9d Kirkstall 18 3d 3a Koroit 11 2d 2d Warrnambool 21 4d 3d Yambuk 12 2d 2d Mt Gambier 107 Is 10d Is 4d Narrawong 34 8d 6d Nelson 88 Is 4d sla Panmure 391 8d d Portland 44 8d 6d Penshurst 711 Is -9d Terang 49J Sd dd Tyrendarra 27 Sd 6d Tyrendarra E 214 4d 3d Fee for messc-ger call, any perso:, witlin a radius of one muile ~4
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
PORT FAIRY POST-OFFICE. MAILS CLOSE. Melbourne .. . Geelong . Colae ... ... Dailyfat 12.50 p.m Warrnambool and 10 p.m. Koroit .. .. T.P.O. . : Daily, at 12,50 p.m 3.30 - p:m., (Thurs Hamilton:- .:..._ day and Friday ex cepted) and 10;p.m SBaduk- -::"j-:J : Thursday.' Macarthur . Broadwater, ::... 1· Daily, at.3.30 p.m Orford . . Koroit- . Crossley:: .' illarney . ... Daily at 3.30 p.m; -Rosebrook } Port Fairy North .. Portland ...* !Narrawong . I. Sundays, Tuesdays Tyrendarra ... and Thursdays, at Cddrington .. . 10 p.m. Yambuk . _ ... MAILS ARRIVE. Melbourne ... 12.45 a.m. and 3.5 S p.m. daily. T.P.O. , 8..50 p.m.daily. 'Geelong. .... Daily, at 12.45 a.m. Terang ... " and 3.50 p.m, Warrnambool - 12.45 a.m. and 3.50 Waambol- J p.m. daily. - Daily, at 11.45 a.m. Koroit... . . ..- 3.50 p.m. and 12.45 S a.m. mi t 1~ - 1: \Daily. 12.15 :p.m., amilton Friday and Satur day, 12.45 a.m. Byaduk ... ' Mcarthur Daily, at 12.15m p. 3rford - :ross!oly ... Killarney " Daily, at 11.45ia;m Rosebroo...