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Church Services. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 22 December 1922
Church Services. &nbsp; Church of England Services will be held as follows : S N)1;Y.. DOECEI BER 24 Christmas EDe. K ir JiiP r . P Bainbridge, Huratbridge, A am. Qteelhsowzf q 30 p u wtogr 43 130Qpui , - : 1t-J ;,seve E elwyn Claase Chr listinmas Day. : Pastitrh Hill, 8 a.m. (Holy Communion) Hur"tbridge-11 a.m. (Holy Communion). Queenstown, 3.30 p.m. Panton Hill, 7.30 p.m. Rev. E. Selwyn Chase. Sunday after Christmas -Decmber 31. Kinglake, 2.30 p.m. &nbsp; Rev. E. Selwyn Chase. Queenstown 3.30 p.m. &nbsp; Hurstbridge 7 p.m. Mr John Byatt. &nbsp; SPanton HilT, 7.30 p m. R * .Rev, E. Selwyn Chase.
Tennis. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Tennis, The WVattle Glen tennis club held a handicap tournament on December 23 and 26. On Saturday, 23rd ult., the weather was perfect for tennis, though a sharp shower about noon held up play for an hour, However, by using both courts, the fixtures for the day were completed in good time. Squally conditions on Boxing Day de layed play frequently. Entries were received from the Diamond Creek, Hurstbridge and Kangaroo Ground clubs, yet wminning honours, in- the three 'sections-gents', ladies, and mixed doubles-went to the Wattle Glen club, Many interesting sets were plaped, but in some cases the handicaps proved too severe. After. noon tea was provided by the home club, and on both days a pleasant time was spent by the tennis enthu siasts of the district. Results : First Round (Dec. 23). Misses M. and E. Bliss (scr).de feated Misses D; M'Mahon and L. Bourchier (ser), 10-4. T. Cooke and C. Harris (owe 50) defeated H. and R. Bird (owe 40), 10-7. Misses G. J. Bourchier and J. Bell (owe ...
BALL. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
BALL. A ball was held in 'the Hurstbridge hall in the evening, which was an un qualified success, both from an atten dance and dance point of view, the re ceipts from Iwhich were £13. Good amusic was supplied-by -*Miss. Goodwin (pianoy,:Mr Jules. Healey (violin) and Mr G. Poweir (cornet), while Mr J. Cox made an efficient M.C., and :Messrs G. Smith and Allan attended to thq cash The refreshments were managed by the ladies, Mrs Petterson lending most valuable assistance. The president and members of the branch desire to conv.ey their thanks to those ladies and gentlemen. who by their willing assistance helped to malke the sports and dance the success that it was.
TROGLODYTES OF TO-DAY. FRENCHMEN WHO LIVE IN CAVES [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
TROGLODYTES OF TO-DAY. -4-e-- FRENCHMEN WHO LIVE IN CAVES In prehistoric times, when man had to fight with wild beasts not only for food but for very 'life, he found a welcome refuge-in grottos and cav erns. But as soon : as humanity had achieved some degree of progress in civilisation our ancestors forsook these primitive natural shelters for more comfortable dwellings. Our readers, therefore, doubtless imagine that the "Troglodyte" ceased to exist many centuries ago, at any rate in Europe. Yet even to-day there may be found Frenchmen who live underground, only a few hun dred kilometers from Paris. The most celebrated villages of this sort are those of Bourre and of Chissey (indre' and Loire), of Bran tome and of the Eyzies (Dordogne). A part of these poverty-stricken populations, in fact, inhabits caverns which obtain their supply of air partly by the broad chimneys cut in the rock, and whose openings, on is suing from the hill, form a pictur esque alinement. It usually happens th...
Panton Hill. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Panton Hill. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT). The Panton Hill branch 6f" the R.S.S.LL., held a concert and dance on Friday evening, December 22, in the_Panton Hill hall, the proceeds of which were in aid of their comrade, Mr' O. H. Ford, :who recently had his house and belongings destroyed by fire. The concert programme was short, bu~t much appreciated. Dr. Cordner, who introduced community singing, added greatly to the social success of the. evening. , M r. B. Y. Hall, president of the branch, occupied the chair. Programme :-Overture, Miss .Wilson; song;. " Come, sing to me," Mr T. Cooke; song, Dr. Cordner (encore) j song," The sunshine of your smile," .Mrs G. Stewart; song, "The night of the thousand eyes,"-' Mrs Denson; song, Scotch comio, Mr G. Stewart (encore) ; .song, " The call of the Maytime,'".-encore, "I' pass by your window." Second part : Song, "Two eyes of grey," Mr T. Cooke; song, " Bachelor gay," Dr. Cordner encore, "Swanne Rivetl' (community singing); song, " We'd better bi...
THE SAFE SNEEZE. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
THE SAFE SNEEZE. ---9--- A sneeze is simply the expulsion of wind through the nose, but it effects many things. It has lately proved to be a cure for and preventive of adenoids. It is also the recognised preventive of the comzmor. cold and the deadly influenza plagno. -The germs of these diseases lodge in the nose and throat. i nose breathing is indulged in as it should be, then the nose will be the main channel of access for the bacilli to the system. They will lodge in the secretions of the nasal orifices, and sn:ezing will expel them. Hence let sneezing, be encouraged, 'but see that -the sneeze is accompan ied by the 'use of a handkerchief, otherwise the air and others who breathe it will become infected. Sneezing is more effective than mere nose-blowing. It is nature's way of accomplishing a purging task. r-
Eltham. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Eltham. (FnoQs oUR. CORRESPoNDENT). The passing of the old aikthe ushering in of the new year was duly celebrated in.Eltham. A. special delight seemed.to be takenr in making as much noise as possible; yet no ohe seemed to care very much. The firing of guns, rattling of tins, ring ing of bells, and the tune of "Auld Lang Syne" welcomed the new year. If weather conditions were taken as a criterion, then surely a joyous year might be expected. The festivities -continued until the wee sma hours,' and thus a new year dawned. The Hail Committee held a very enjoyable and successful dance on Saturday evening. . Miss Goldian supplied the music, Mr A. Gollings being M.C. A good attendance and good floor materially- added, to the attractions of the, evening. .The holiday spirit made.. things pleasant "for those in attendance, and everyone ,did his share ' in this respect. The function closed. with the sinu in of "Auld-Lang Syne." In my last report in, coniiction with the recent .fete heild *by...
FREAK SHIPS. EXTRAORDINARY VESSELS. THAT HAVE BEEN BUILT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
FiEAK siIPS. ----- E' XTRAOrlITElARY VESSELS. THAT .AVE BEEN BUILT. Since the memorable .day long ago when o-r rude forefathers fitrt ten nured aSoat in their dug-out canoes many very curious' ships ha* been juilt. Pcrhnaps the most'extraordin ary of all these freaks was the stea mer Connector, which 'was launched in. 1863. 'frte Connector was built in three sections, each of which was, so to speak, a ship of itself. The bow,. or forward section, which was fitted up in the usual way, was joined to the midship section by means of a huge bolt in such' a manner that, as the ship pitched, it could rise or fall quite independently of the otherz two sections. Thus, as the ship met the waves a kind of "wriggle" ran along the hull. First the bow section rose. then the midship section followed suit and finally the stern section wriggled upwards: The craft passed safely through some very severe trials, and even ventured out in heavy weather. The idea was to build, up ships in sec tions like t...
Steel's Creek Sports. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Steel's Creek Sports. (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) A very -successful sports meeting was held by the Steel's Creek Tennis Club on Monday last, when nearly all previous records appear to have been broken. The attendance was the largest to date, while the day's tikinge proved more than satisfactory, and at this stage we find ourselves free from the debt incurred through raising de bentures, and with more than suffi cient cash in hand to pay for the top dressing, which is being done this week. All events were keenly con tested, and our latest addition to the programme-the maiden woodchop brought forth 10 entries, and was won. by Mr Alf Lawrey, with Mr J. Hunt second. Following are ,the results of the principal events: _Bowling at Wicket.-Stevenson 1, A. Bell 2. Stepping Chain.-Master S. Hunt 1, C. Petty 2. Old Buffers' Race.-A. Hub'bard 1,E. A. Cary 2. Girls' Race -Miss S. Hunt 1, Miss P. Hargreaves 2. Ladies' Nail Driving.-Miss Walters 1, Miss I. Herbert 2. Kicking Football.-Alexander 1,...
Queenstown. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Queenstown. (PROM A CORRESPONDENT.) The North Queenstown annual school picnic was held on December 16, and a very pleasant and enjoyable day was spent. The chlldren assem bled at the school, and were conveyed -to the picnic ground (?Ir F. Nink's old mill site) by Mr, A. M uller, About 40 attended, including scholars, * past, present and pitrents. Games of all sorts were enjoyed, and the fern gullies were not neglected. Each child was presented with a prize, Miss Watson (teacher) and some of the committee giving special prizes, Miss Watson and Miss V. M uller were busy with their cameras. A move was made for home about 7 o'clock everyone satisfied with the day, the kiddies looking for another. A Yarra Glen impounding is ad vertised. 3
Methodist Church Services [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Methodist Chtirch - Services Mlethodist Chuirch. Services will be held as follows :- SUNDAY, JAN? UARY 7,1923. Diamond Creek,-11 a m., Mr C0olloi; 7.15 p.m.. Mr .McWiggin Arthur's Creek, 3'p.m, 1r.. Rose Cottle's- Bridge, 3 p.m: Mr SPicer.. HIurstbridge, 7 15 p ml, Mr F. Thompson Tdnck's Coruer. 3-p.m:., Mr Collom Panton Hill ;7,15 p.m., Mr- McWiggin Wattle. Glen, 7 15 p.m., Mr Collom -- |
Church Services. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
SCurch Services. Church of England Services will be. he'd as follows : SUNDAY, JANUARiY 7 - 1st Sunday.after. Epiphany. -Hurstbridge, 11 a.no .(Holy Communion). Queenstown, 3.30 p m.n.(Holy Com munion. : Panton Hill, 7.30 pm 'Holy Conmmunion) Rey. E. Selwyn Chase.
Thoughts. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Thoughts. (Br MERNDA). We are at the beginning of 1923, and it has struck me that it would be wise of us to take stock of our work during the past year and ask ourselves the question: Have we tried to better the world in which we live, or have we.-oa the contrary. let it drift on the downward track ? No doubt we Aus - tralians are a pleasure-loving people, and I am afraid at times liable to allow our plea sures to mar what is our obvious duty'in the world. I do. not think for one moment our Creatormerant us to have no pleasure in the world, but he intended our ple-tsures to be' rational, and not detrimental to the sterner duties of life. IThe,traffic on the" W'hittlesea road during the holidays has bee, very great, motor cars-by the hundred, lorries, buggies, spring carts, waggons, jinkers--i fact vehicles.of all kinds, filled mostly with happy-looking,. care-free folk, all on pleasure bent. Now and. then, a party passes whose pleasure is doubtful, especially 'thie :morning after tl...
ELTHAM DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION. Eltham v. Laughing Waters. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
ELTHAM 1 DISTRICT CRICKEIT ASSOCIATION. SEltham v. Laughing Waters. On New Year's Day the local eleven met the Laughing Waters (O'Connor?s eleven). The local eleven were without the services of Messrs Fitzsimons, Jarrold, Gillett, V. M'Coll and R. Morris, and consequently the bowling was weak. The outstanding per formances were Keogh, 117 notut ; Isher wood, 92; Birchall, 37 not out ; O'Co-nor, sen., 33. Rengh gave three chances, whilst Isherwood played a chanceless innings. Scores : O'Connor's Eleven. J. O'Connor, sen.. lb w, b J. M'Coll... 33 M'Bean, b Gordon . ... - 0 Little, b Isherwoud ... ... 18 J : Moir, a and b Simson ... 12 Keogh, not out ... ... 117 Rutter, c Bntterworth .. I T. O'Connor, b Gordon ... .. 7 J. O'Connor, I b w, b Nicholls 6 G. Moir, st Butterworth, b Gordon ... 7 Allen. b Butterworth ... S A. O'Connor, c and b Bittercgorth ... 6 K. O'Connor, c Simson, b Butterworth 2 Sundries ... ... 8 .220 Eltham. Isherwood. c M'Rean, b Moir .... 92 Nicholls, b J. Moilr. .....
NORTH RIDING COMPETITION. Queenstown v. Kinglake. Queentown—1st Innings. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
NORTH RIDING COMPETITION. Queenstown v. Kinglake. Queenstown--lst Innings. Marriott, c M'Rail, b Murphy ... 2 L. O'Brien, b Morris .- ... 40 J. Healey, c M'RaiI b Murphy ... 8 A. Luckman, jun., b Morris .. 43 Luckman, sen , b L. Lawrey ... 7 R. Hirt, c C. Murphy, b J. Murphy 10 E. Spicer, n6t out ... ... 5 J. Muller, c Morris, b J. Murphy 0 Dugdale, b Morris ... ... 7 V. Spicer, b Lawrey ... 5 Ellis, absent ... ... 0 Sundries . .. . ... 5 132 Bowling.-J. Murphy, 4 for 44 ; L. Morris, 3 for 43; L. Lawrey, 2 for 39. Einglake-?st Innings. L. Morris, c Luckman, jun., b Spicer ... 23 J. Murphy, sen., b Ellis ... 3 M'Mahonu. c Dugdale, b Spicer .. 10 L. Lawrey, l b w, b Luckman, sen 53 B. Lawrey, b Luckman, sen. - ... 1 Thomson, b Luckmian, sen. ... 10 Papworth, c Dugdale, b Marriott 3 M'Rail, b Marriott ... ... o Mills, b Marriott ... ... - 4 B. Murphy, b Luckman, sen- ... o J. Murphy, jun , not out ... 4 Sundries ... .. 3 115 Bowling.-Luckman, sen., 4 for 10; W. Marriott, 3 for 27; E. S...
Draw for January 6 and 13. Hurstbridge v. Christmas Hills. Panton Hill v. Kangaroo Ground. Kinglake v. Arthur's Creek. Doreen v. Kinglake West. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Draw- for January 6 and 13. _ Hurstbridge v. Ch'ristmas Hills. Panton Hill v. Kangaroo Ground. SKinglake v. Arthnu's Creek. Doreen v. Kinglake West. This- match was played at Kinglake West on December 30, 1922. - Doreen. Allan, run out. ... ..; 31 M. Bassett, b O'Brien ... 11 E. Bassett, b O'Brien ... .... 2 P. Nelson.h bYo --- .. ...... 5 UM Smith, c, b O'Brien ... ... 5 A. Christian, run out ... 7 L-. M. Clarke, b O'Brien ... ... 7 Ersk. Bassett, b Yeo - ... 10 W. Christian, b O'Brien ... ..... 3 Cornell, c, b O'Brien ... 1 K. Bassett, not out ... ... O Sundries ..... .... 5 7- 7 Bowling.--Yeo, -2 for 23; O'Brien, 6 for 47; Pearce, 1 for 3; Perry, I for 9. Kinglake West. Pearce, c and b Smith ... ...; 2 Dunston, b Nelson... ... 0 O'Brien, c and b Smith ... ... I Exton, b Nelson ... ,... 3 M'Kimmie,.b Smith ... ... 2 Burton, b Smith ... .. Perry, not out . ... 17 Evans, b Smith ... .... . 1 A. Yeo, c and b Smith .. ..... Johnson, b Smith ... - ... - 0 Carmen. c, b Nelson ... -- ......
Panton Hill v. Christmas Hills. Panton Hill—1st Innings. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Panton Hill v. Christmas Hills. Panton Hill-Ist Innings. Motschall, b Irwin . .. ... 11 S. Cracknell, b Irwin .. Cleave, b Irwin ... ... 0 Smith, b Irwin ... ... O "Plnnkett, st, b Irwin ... 6 H. Cracknell, c Irwin, b Still ... 5 L. Howard, c Irwin, b Still 0... W. Howard, b Still ... 5 J. Howard, b Still ... : Contie, not out ... o Williams; run out ..... 8 . Byes ... ..: 7 42 Bowling.-Irwin 5 for 7 ; Panelli, 0 for 11; Still, 4 for 16. - Christmas Hills-1st Innings. Saville, li:Mbtschall . . .. -2 Mluir, How'ard ... ... 14 Davie, b Motschall ... .. -38 Irwin, c Cracknell.b FHoward -.. 13 Panelli, b Pluhsett .... ...19 .Still;.b Motschall ... ... 2 Lnve, c IHownrl, i Motschall ... I S. Young, b Smith.... 2. T, Young. notout . . 7 Irwin, b Snih .. ... 0 Ashmore. 6 lo0tech .ll ... ... 3 Byes ... 4 113 : P,~wln,.-WV. Cracknell; 0 for 26 ; MAot schalf, 5 for 27 '; 'L. Iloiward 2 for 25-; J. Pluonkett; 1 for 16 V. Smith, 2 for 2. Panton Hill-2nd Innings. Plunkett, c sub., b Still .. .. ...
Bear's Castle. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Bear's ,Castle. People who attend the Yan Yeau monster picnic every New Year's Day are fond of relating little bits of the distant past, if not within their own recollection, then something which their fathers have.told them. A comparatively young man (he was born in the early sixties) was telling the story of' "Bear's Castle." He said it came to pass in the days be fore the waters of the Yan Yean, in 1853, supplied the inhabitants of the City of Melbourne with water, that - big owner of land in the person of Air T. Bear came to reside within a mile and a half of where the crowd was then standing. Now the said -wner had much land, some of which was in New South Wales, and he had occasion to make a twelve months' visit to. that State. The man in charge, fearing he would not find ufficient to keep him employed dur ing that period (quite different to the presrnt-day~ man who is left in charge), inquired what he would do. The owner then looked around, and in a casual way, re'plied "Oh, ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
H. WOODS Plumber, Eltham. (Late Plumber with Tramway Board). H AS now STARTED BUSINESS in Eltham. Prices Right. All Work Guaranteed, Address: C/o H. Watson, " Chasivan," Eltham. hIave " Quality" Woven into your Next Suit. QUALITY counts more in regard to tailored-to-measure suits. than anything else. It means. the cumulative result of a distinguished appearance, makes the suit wear BETTER, last longer and cost far less in the long run. Let us tailor your next suit. The initial, outlay will be most moderate, and "' Quality" is the outstanding feature. Our latest suitings are open for your inspection-quality materials every one, plus distinctiveness of pattern. CALL or Write to-day for Patterqs ARTHUR SHANDS, Tailor and Mercer, 88 High Street, Northcote South, PnoNE: Northcote (97) -Our Lady's. College, CAPE STREET, HEIDELBERG. D.UPILS prepared for Leaving and In termediate Certificates.- Special les sons given in Drawing, Painting, Singing. etc. In music, the college has adopted Mr G...
Sports at Hurstbridge DIGGERS' DAY OUT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 5 January 1923
Sports. at Hurstb'"idge DIGGERS' DAY OUT. The- Panton Hill branch of tihe R S.S.I.L.A. was unfortunate in strik ing wet and boisterous weather oai Boxing Day for their annual sports held in the Memorial Park, but as it takes more than rain to spoil men of that calibre they determined to carry on in the face of a poor attendarce, as was indicated at one o'clock. How ever, later in the afternoon weather conditions improved, and the people attended -to the number of about 500; but the caterers were naturally disap: pointed. _ The programme of events was in teresting. as evidenced by the close finishes,' which was the best testimony of good handicapping, and. Digger McGurcanshaw was complimented on his results J. McKenzie, of Yan Yean, was the most successful sprinter, and from the form shown more should be heard of him. In the wood chop, H. E. Henderson, a Tasmanian cutter, showed. his opponents how to use the axe, and they could not understand how he was treated so well by the handica...