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STEVEDORES IN TROUBLE. Possession of Smuggled Goods. Remarks By The P.M. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
STEVEDORES IN TROUBLE. ---. ---- Possession of Smuggled Goods. Remarks By The P.M. Intense local interest was taken in "i i number of eases that were listed for Ihearing before the Port Melbourne court on Thursday, with regard to alleged in fi-actions of the Custonm's laws. The bench was occupied by M\r. Moore, P.M. andl lr. Testro, J.P. Louis Bellhtao, a stevedore of foreign et.lraction. was char:ged with having a euantLit- of smuggled goods in his pos -ession on May- 5. The articles in qies tion included two rainproof coats, twelve boxes of Beechant's pills, g-i illleln's unlderwear, three 'Borsalino" hats, etc. T)etective Inspector Gleeson ir'osecul e, andl defendantll was repre sented by it r. 1'. .1. Ridgeway. The evidence for the prosecuti iit was Ii the lefict that Constable R. Brown andi Wia. ]lotion, Customs' Hiouse olti ,-er, iailed :it defendant's residience at ithe corner of Ellza and Davis streets, Newport, oul the evenling of the dalte in question. A Search Warrant was...
(To the Editor of the "Standard.") [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
(To tihe Editor of the "Standard.'') (Sir.,--M1r F. J. O'Dwyer's statement in last Saturday's "Standard"' is not cor rect. I canl bring 100 witnesses to prove that imy house did iot smell like a menagerie. It is cowardnly to accuse my husband of lies when' he is suable to defendl himself. "GOSSTPS"' say more of him (Mr. O'Dwyer) thanl he woull like to hear: but we all know the "true'' reason why I was turned into the street. I wish to thanik all the neighbours that have been so hind to me in this, my hour of need, and bitter jiumiliation. What my boys earn and what they give their mother are two different things. as every mother knows. Boys must have something tor themselves; but they are good lads anmd I hope and trust I will ne ver be in such a position again. Thankini g you for the prominence you have given the mat ter.-Yours, etc., M[. WILLIAMS.
PORT'S SENIOR CRICKETERS. Movement to Augment Funds. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
PORT'S SENIOR CRICKETERS. Movement to Augment Funds. It is the intention of the above club to hold a Sale of Gift- nand Bazaar in the Port Melbourne T[own Hall. at an early ldate. F?und are badly need ed f'o the l1am'11 improvementlllls -!' quired to the local rickl.)et-rFlonu,;l al.-o m'n tllr el telt-ioln of the dreslc - in?_-rot m-, and other repairs. A meet il" to form i 'enerail wiorkingir coll mittle will he hehld in the M tiar's Sroom onill \otlda, May 18, at 8 p.m.. - and a representative attendanle i, earnestly desired, in order that inlall cial success may be the outcome of the movement.
Graham-street Wesleys. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
Graham-street Wesleys. This club last week had a narrow vietory over the Carlton Church of Christ team, two points only separating them at the finish. The scores were: Carlton, 4-.4; Grahamn-street, 4.6 SGraham-street's four goals were se I cured through the direct agency of H. Petersen (2), R. Davis, aild W. Ren idall. IT. Peterscn was the best man in the local colours, being closel- follow el by R. Trevorrow. Others showing ex (Ceptionally good form were R. Davis, whllose iairking' was the feature of the match; J. Nankervis, ]. Drever (who made his first alpp)earL'neo for the sea soni aol played a sterling game), N. Carnie and i.i Gadsley. An encourar ing feature is the interest shown by at number of Umembers of the Churich con gregation, whose presence at the matches is greatlh appreciated. To-day's nmatch is aaiist Carlton M\ethodists, at IRoyal Pa:rk. Graham street pla-ers are asked to catch the 2 p.i. train to linlders-strcet, and pro ccid theise !by traii to Royal Park. Te la...
Victoria Theatre. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
Victoria Theatre. An interesting bill of fare has been prep]ared for patrons of the Victoria Pictire Theatre, Grahamn-street, for Saturday evening. The pictures to be screened include "When the Earth Trcmbled,'' which deolt~ets with wonder f£ real'lsm scenes fronit the great Sesn Franciscan earthquake.
THE FOOTBALL SEASON. Prahran (8.14) Beat Ports (4.10). [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
THE FOOTBALL SEASON. Prahran (8.14) Beat Ports (4.10). (By "Rover.") The local team met with another de n feat last week. There was a fair at r tendance, and the game was in al in . teresting state up to within the last quarter of- an hour, when Port Mel e bourne lost the services of R. Cleland, I who twisted his ankle, and the visitors, having a spare man, made the most of the resultant opportunity. Port Mel I bourne tried three new players-Bruce, _Adamis, and Black-and Bailey again took his place; whilst Prahraun had Daniels, Greenhill, dM' Kenzie, and IHolmes in the teamn. The Teams. Prahran.-Backs: Ellin, Davis; half Iacks: Ryan. Carlson, Woods; centres: Woodhead, Dowsing, Greenhill; half forwards: dMoronev, Farlller, . Holmles; forisards: ,Daniels, M' Kenzie;' follow ers: Weidner, Maynard; rover: Kerr. 'Ports.-Balcks : Samson, Franklin; half-ba:ks: 13ailey, Adams, Bruce; cen tres: Howlett, Cleland, i' Conville; half-forwards: Danks. Merrick, Black, forwards: Treglown, IMarshall...
Druids' Gala. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
Druids' Gala. The Secretary of the Port Melbourne St all desires all persons possessing hooks, Ilocks, etc., to forward them to IS9 Dow-street, not later than to-day. Drawing in connection with the raffles of a suite of furniture ahrd a bedstead will take place this evening.
SWIMMING CLUB'S JOTTINGS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
SWIMMING CLUB'S JOTTINGS. The first of a series of dances ar ranged by the committees of the Ladies' and Gent.'s Swiniming Clubs, was held at the Albert hall, Bank Street, South Melbourne, on Wcednes day evening, April 22nd, but owing to the poor patroiiage given by the members of both clubs it resulted in a financial loss. The next dance will be held on Wednesday evening, May 20th. Tralnter's string band -will again supply the music, and tickets for tadmission are- gent.'s .1/0. ladies' 1/., and can be obtained from anyone. of the committee or at the door. In order to make the dance a suceess ful and enjoyable one, members of both clubs are requested to turn up and bring as many friends along a, possible. A combined committee meeting of Ladies' and Gent.'s Swimming Clubs will lie held at the residence of Mrs. Bond, Graham Street, next Monday evening, May 1Sth, commeneing- at S o'clock sharp. A general meeting ofl the gent.'s club will be held to-morrow morniiig at 11 a.m. sharp. Me...
To Assist the Blind. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
To Assist the Blind. l meetini was held in the laoor's roo at the Town 11xl1, on .\edtesdXay evening, to initiate a sne!thme b1Y whiih thc .um (if of'" 2 mayI; be r'isL1l, in nit of the Institute of the liin. The tian :oir s wats t ul'ering tiro iin idisplosi ti, nd the chtir was taket by the Min:or (Cr. -A. L. Pfage). 31rs. A. V. lri·nth ta el ted ]'residelte , amtnd ilt \nas dctided tihat :1 connittee nieting be held on ThursJh1y next; it l p.m. Those desirou of tiensding at:I assisting in this noble worlk will be weit l tumed.
Clare Castle v. "All England." [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
Clare Castle v. "All England." SThe team for the mnateh to-day, will be selected front the following members of the former club:-T. Duffy, captain; C. Peterson; E. Duncan, vice-capt.; O. Dredge, J. Dalgarno. .I. Ryan, J. Lin quist, S. 'Maskell, J. Tyrell. P. Norman. F. Hart, P. Maloney, MI. Maloney, V. Bond, A. Thomson. C. Smith, J. Birdie, G. Philipps, S. Levine, .. Daly, 'G. Dre ver, .J. Power, F. Hall, B. Hall. Foley, C. Menzies, J. Robinson, F. Dalgarno.
SIXTY YEARS A CHURCH. Congregation's Liberality. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
SIXTY YEARS A CHURCH. Congregation's Liberality. The conclusion of the services in con nection with the Diamond Jubilee of the Graham-street Methodist Church was reached on Thursday evening. The Sunday collections and funds given amounted to about £215, with li0ore to follow. The services throughout' hav' beon a great success, a-ll .the Mlinister the Rev. R. S. Jo1ce, wi?tl the oflicials of the Church, have been very greatly encouragedi by the results. Subscrip tions canme from near and far. In onl case a ildonor was resident in South Africa.
St. Silas (8.19) v. Port Baptists (5.7) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
St. Silas (8.19) v. Port Baptists (5.7) This match was ]layed at Albert Park. The Bapitists played five new players, no doubt this fact accounts for their defeat, only two of the five show ed unyvthing like form. Lovell (half lack) played in good style, and Lusch, who promises to be a usefuil nmtu. Her. Wool (centre), Dick Losewitz (half. forward), T. Jones (rover), were most prominent. Some of the team think that there is only one ioman playing and are very selfish; unless this is checked the team will sulTer further defeat. The team for to-day will be- W. Holmes, Loss, T. .Jones, Gardener, Smith, S. Jones, Stanlford, Rometsch, M' Kay, Sey mour, Cooper, Seivers, Losewitz, Wood, Lusch, Lovell, Carse, Carter. Eumer gens.iec--iGarner, CGray. The Baptists meet Yarraville Baptists to-day. I'layers nre reminded to be on the grounid (Bend) at 2.30 p.m. sharp.
GOOD TEMPLARS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
GUUOOD TEMPLARS. The Mutual Help Lodge met on Tues day evening, in the lodge-room, Graham street. BIro. ,J. Nettleton, G.Co., pail an oflicial visit and presided over the meeting. A visit was received from the 1st Orient lodge, I~M.S. Orvietto, the niembers aftending in good-numbers and proviling a first-class .progranmlle for the evening, and were entertained with a coffee supper provided 1by the local lIoge. Visitors were also pre sent_ from Queensland, the \\orkilng Iand and IRidhmomnd United lodges. The syllabus committee submitted an inte resting si-llablis for the quairter. which was adopltel. 'ITh'le antiversary was fixed for Ioidaylv, line 29. in the Town Ilall, thei speakers beinig \V. F. l'inlayson, L.1I'., Iov. C. T'regear, and 11. R. F"ran ,is. 'The sulperintendlent reported that twio Inew \\ mlllenlls hadl joined the .luven!l ile Temple on Lond:ay.v evening, and that the new ollicers were installed: Bro. IG. Wright, ( 'r'.; Sister N. McKiniinn, V.T.; Sister Alice Martin...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
PORT ilLBOIItE CORNER OF BAY & LIARDET STS. EVERY EVEN IIN SUNDAY EVENINGS, SPECIAL PROGRAMMES at 8 o'clock. Professional Orchestra PRICES: DRESS CIRCLE - - Is. STALLS - _ SIXPENCE. CHILDREN HALF-PRICE WEEK NIGHTS and MATINEES (Saturday Night Excepted). Saturday Matinee, 2.30. STAR FILMS for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday: justifid? Regimenit of Two. STAR FILMS -for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday: tihe Raja. Thieves and the Cross. To be screened during the week: '-Dramas: - A BUNCH OF FLOWERS. The Hand that Rocks the Cradle. THE HEART OF AN ARTIST. CAPTAIN ELLESMIERE. BLUE BLOOD AND RED, Comedies: BUSTER AND SUNSHINE. BECAUSE OF A HAT. AT CROSS PURPOSES. MIKE IMIURPHY, PICTURE ACTOR THE BOBBY'S BOB. Scenic & Interest • IN OLD BISKRA. BLOWING BUBBLES. ECLAIR JOURNALS. Complete Change of lMonday &I Thursday. nion Steetrie J 0tors, Suited for Port Melbourne System. to~ 30 l.P. Two Years. We have the experi ence and confidence Always on 1,?j to give this war hand...
CHARGE OF ASSAULT. Disturbance In Shop. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
GHARGE OF ASSAULT, Disturbance In Shop. -A confectioner of German extraction, "namedl Charles Schott, was the prineipal w?lltess in a charge of assault that was prefeflred ag;iinst two youths named Charles Mtowbrey and Alexander Geo.. Webster. at the Port Melbourne court on Thursday. Defendants were repre sented by Messrs. T. Fogarty, and W. E. Pearcey, respectively. The case for the prosecution, as adduced by Sub Inspector Kenneally, was that defend ants entered conmplainant's shop in a drunken condition, tt 315 Bay-street, on the evening of 9th inst., and inmmedi ately- set albout creating a disturban'ee. Schott expostulited and one of the de fendants seized a jar of lollies and scat tered the contents about the shop, "making a frightful mess of the place." Complain:ant eventually mladel towards an illlnner room to procure a stick when Mowbrey struck hiin on the head with a 14-1),. jar of lollies and " down lie flopped insensible."' Several neighbours came to his assistance ald he...
EMPIRE DAY. What Is Loyalty? Discussion by Town Council. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
EMPIRE DAY. - What Is Loyalty? Discussion by Town Council. At the meeting of the Town Coun cil on Tuesday evening the customary request to the Mayor and councillors to assist in the annual Empire Day observances was received and consid ered. Cr. Morris moved "T'hat the 'letter be received and that the Mayor wait upon the Min ister of Education (Sir Alex. Pea cock) and tell him that it would be a very good thing to celebrate on that particular date the commencement of the portion of the school he was go ing' to erect in Nott-street." Cr. Morris, continuing, said he wanted the Minister to carry out the pledge made the last time they were down there. The best celebration the children could have was to get out of the pig-sty of a school-room. It was stunting the growth of children in their school life, and he would not put a pig in smne of the rooms. Cr. lRutsell. ,seconded. ? What Cr. .Morris said haiout filled ithe bill as far as their school was con,cerned. But he thought there was a...
Presbyterian. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
Presbyterian. To-morrow forenoon the Rev. J. ii. M?ac.kay of Clarendon Street will oc cupy the pulpit, and read the deliver ance re the Presbytery's recent visi tation. A fuil attendance of nieli?lera and adherents is expected. At the evening service the minister will preach on the subject: "What Does It Mean to Be a Christian?" The preacher at tihe morning service on Sunday next will !ve the Rev. 4. J. Mackay, and in the evening the Rev. J. D). Laindels will preach on "What It Is-to Be a Christian."
BICYCLE CLUB. Progressive Spirit. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 May 1914
BICYCLE CLUB. Progressive Spirit. The appointments of the club-room connected with the Port Melbourne Bicycle- Club have recently been added to, and otherwise made more attractive. These improvements were decided upon at the last meet ing of the newly-constituted commit tee, Mr. 11. B arman, president, pre siding. The committee took the view that if the club-room was made at tractive, a larger membership would obtain. The annual subscription is 7/6, which is small considering the facilities the club offers to its mem bers. The secretary, Mr. J. Oakes, or any club member, will be pleased to welcome additions to the roll. Donations of £1/1/ from Mr W. But ler, and 10/6 from Mr. A. O. Collier, were acknowledged with thanks. It has been decided to conduct a billiard tourney, also a euchre tour nament during the winter months, for which substantial prizes are offered. As thm former even-c is open to club members only, outsiders desirous of competing should join now. The club has arranged...