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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

The..... Business Man Appreciates Our prompt tailoring ser • vice as much as the dis tinctive individuality of every suit we turn out, and our extremely low charges. Our Suits ure modelled on the latest London style. Our windows show the latest Summer Suit ings. For Well-Tailored Clothe* come to ua. TREVENA & SON, THE RELIABLE GENTS' TAILORS 266 Smith Streat, Collingwood Phone, Central 5410. .

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Jika Motor Cycle Club. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Jika Motor Cycle Club. A largely attended meeting wus held on Mondny evening, |l(ith inst. Tho in terest tlmt is taken (jives promise of u large and successful elub. The next meeting will be held 011 Monday evening at 8 at rooms at Preston tram terminus. The vico-captain reported on the week end tour to Daylosiord.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Wanted GIRLS! GIRLS! KNITTERS, WINDERS, FINISHERS. No Saturday Work. Good Wages. C. H. WARD, C. H. WARD, DUNDAS ST., SOUTH PpESTON. /CHARLES FOWLER, Carpenter and VV Builder. .Houses put in thorough repair and re-decorated. "Hill Crest," 659 High Street (Regent Station), Nth. Preston.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Suites re-upholstered equal to new at prices that gut and keep customers. Combination Dinincroom and Billiard Tables kept in stock and made to order from £17 10s i up. All accessories on hand. We shall call on receipt of your card.—f. ROBERTS, Lower High St., (near Union St.), Northcote Sth. Phone, Northcote 220J ADVERTISE. . Advertise i Art, in asking him who buys— There the merchant's secret lies. Advertise! Advertise i Advertise I Who succccds ib he tvlio tries; Whu is asked is he who buys. Advertise 1 Advertise i Advertise! Who is heard is ho who crics, Waiting never won a prize. Advertise i Advertise 1 Advertise I Wealth is won. by enterprise, Siow-Go aits and aoba end aighs. Advertise i' Advertise i Advertise! Patronise! Patronise! Printer's ink if you would rise; Busy wings make busy hives. —" Printers' Ink

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Care of the Litter. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Care of the Litter. If tho litter is strong and hardy, it should be ready for -weauing when six weeks old. Generally, there ore one or two youngsters 1a the litter which do not grow eo well as the others, and It is advisable and pro fitable to let these remain "witli tne sow for a week or two longer. When nigs reach the age of five or 6lx months, if Intended for fattening, they should he confined instead of being allowed to run about, which ib a good system tor breeding sows. They may be fed oil any of the by products of the farm, along with the whey, Bliim, or Eour milk.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CHURCH NEWS. TO-MOUROW'S SERVICES. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

CHURCH NEWS. TO-MOUROWS SERVICES. Preston Presbyterian.—'The Rev. G. M. Baird, of Geelong, will preach morn ing and evening. All Saints,. Preston.—11, "Mis sions";?, "Man's Life." Northcote Presbyterian.-'—The He v. John Adams in the morning anil Rev, McLean Shugg, B.A., in the evening. The parishioners and other worship pers at Holy Trinity, Thornbury, will note that from to-morrow evening the services will commence at 7 instead of 7.150 p.m. The services at the Preston Methodist church on Sunday will be conducted by the Revs. 13. Youngman and B. L. Sum mons for the last time for awhile. The Rev. E.« Youngman has been appointed to Cunningham, the Lakes Entrance, and the Rev. B. L. Semmens is to take charge of South Yan Yean and surround ing churches. On Tuesday evening next, the 21th; inst, under the direction of the All Saints', Preston, Mission Guild, the Rev. J. \V. Ashton, M.A., vicar of All Saints' church, E. St. Kilda, will speak in the parish hall on the subject of "Life on ...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
What the Squatter Did. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

What the Squatter Did. "PereonB putting their cowb in amongst my minors will be prosecut ed." wiifl once put up on a tree near a gate of the inimitable Squatter Don nor, of Wanneroo. "The joke was, said Squattei, "that I didn't have any mllkere In tho paddock nor anywhere near it." "What was tho use ot the sign? asked Jimmy Spiers. "It inado tliera think thore was good feed around there," explained Squat tor, "and they Immediately put thoir cows In." "With what immediate result? de manded Jimmy. "I„ Immediately milked, thorn, Hftld Squatter,

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EPPING SHIRE NEWS. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

EPPING SHIRE NEWS. Only at the March meeting of the Epping council a resolution was passed —on the motion of Crs. Dea (president) and McCormack—that an application bo made to the Railway Department for a late ("theatre") train on Saturday nights. At Monday's meeting a reply was read from the Department stating that a theatre train would be granted one night in each month with the coming in of tne winter time-table. There were considerable felicitations at the "shot" taking such good effect, as Or. McCor mack remarked when seconding the re solution, "If these things are not asked for they will never be got." Mr. John Tullocb, of Wollert, on Mon day notified .the Epping Shire Council that he had received a refund of £9-17-1) from the Postal Department, this being the* amount subscribed by residents of Wollert as a guarantee against loss in connection with the establishment of a daily mail. The revenue now amounts to 75 per cent of the estimated deficit. Mr. Tullocb will now be pleased...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
The Way It Worked. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

The Way It Worked. "What do you do wlicn people come In and bore you?" a -warm per sonal friend naked of a merchant. ""When they stay too long the office boy, who 1b very bright and knows just when to interfere, tells me that n gentleman Is in tho counting house waiting to see me on Import ant business." "Ha! ha! That's a capital way to get rid of bores who don't know " Just thou the boy opened tho door and sang out: "Gent in the countin' house, sir, waiting to seo you on im portant business." Reputation may be a mere bubble, but it makes an awful mess when, it bursts. Tho right kind of a farmer will not put tils wife to the trouble of asking to go with him to the olty now aiul again when ho goes. Instead, he will steal a march and insist upon iter going, which will please lier very, much.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DEATH OF MR. W. BRACE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

DEATH OF MR. W. BRACE. We have to record to-day tile death of Mr. W. Draco, which took plnce after an extended illness, at his residence, Christmas street. Mr. Bruce, who was an old and respected resident of the town, was an enthusiast in Horti culture, his business being that of nurseryman and gardener. He has always been an active worker in connec tion with the Congregational church, being one of its deacons. Rev. A. Iv. Bunton will conduct ari in menioriam service at the church on Sunday even ing.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LACE-MAKING. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

LACE-MAKING. Lace, as we now understand the term, was not made until the end of the sixteenth century; >buc nettings, drawn-thread work and elaborate om brolderles have been found which date back as far as early Egyptian, Graeco-Roman and Anlo-Suxon times. The most exquisite examples ot what we may call modern lace date troin the time of the Renaissance, thai wonderful period when all men's pow ers seemed suddenly to gain new life and vigor, and it is really no exag geration to say that the laco then pro duced was the finest the world lias seen. Tradition has it that Queen Kath erine of Aragon was the first to in troduce the nrt of lace making as then known Into the Midlands, whilst 'liv ing in retirement at Ainpthillt Fo-ir, unfortunate queen! She passed 'the dark days while the question of her divorce was being fougtt out "in working with the needle curiously," and so keen was her interest In her humble pupils that at one time when money was scarce und "times bad." she 'burnt a...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
OBITUARY. DEATH OF MRS. T. W. BRANSGROVE. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

OBITUARY. DEATH OF MRS. T. W. 15RANS GROVE. Wo regret to announce the death of an old and much esteemed resident, Mrs. Agnes Cleland Bransgrove, relict of the late Mr. Thomas William Urans grove, of "Howard Park," Wood street, East Preston. The deceased lady was born in Hamilton, near Glasgow, Scot land, in the year 1831. Having relatives in Tasmania she was pursuaded by them to come to the colonies, arriving in Launceston, Tasmania, where, in the year 1858 she was married. NoL long after this happy event the counle sailed for Victoria, and soon deciucd that Preston was the place in which to make their new home. Ever since (a period of 51 years) the deceased lady has been well-known and highly re spected in the district. Mrs. Brans grove, who at the time of her death was in her SOtli year, had been in rather indifferent health for some time past, and the demise of of her partner in life nroved to be a great blow to lier. A paralytic stroke was the j cause of the late Mrs. 13ransgrov...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
A.W.A, Northcote Branch. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

fl.W.A , Northcote Branch. The ordinary meeting of the auuve was held oil Monday, 9th inst., presided .over by Mrs..McClean, who gave an in teresting report of the annual confer ence, held in Melbourne 011 the 3rd and 4th insts. The syllabus item was "Tele grams."' Miss R. Barry won after a closely-contested game. At next meet ing, March 23rd, tlieru will be an even ing by Miss Batty.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Property Sale. Messrs McGeorgo Bros, will sell on Saturday 28th nt 3 o'clock four fine building allotments at the corner of Wales and Christmas streets, North cote, us advertised.

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
LOCALISMS [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

LOCALISMS Colonel Uraithwaite, president of the Preston Shire, wit.li Mrs. Itraitlnvnile will be leaving I'or Kmrliind on April 7. On March 31 si they will entertain the citizens at an "At Home" at the Shire hull. Complaints were,made at the Preston coiineil meeting Oil Monday that, K»"ih lintT lias been carried on at the local park on Sundays. It was decided local! the attention of the polico. The Koyals' beneliL dance in the Northcote town hall this ewoinjj, is ex pected to he well patronised, proceeds I nointf in aid of Lady ?.] :iy:>tv fund j for the Austin Hospital. Mr. Keg. (Jox notifies elsewhere the opening of hisgrocery stare in Ili.-.-h iU.t Northcote, near the London of Australia. The only business transacted at the Northcote court. last Monday was the recording of fries a-rain-d. various own ers for allowing their h >r v.'.-i and cows to wander without, any person in charge. The village fair in c umection v/ilh lla' South PtesUm Methodist ('hur^h will hi* opened hv...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Our Easy Payment System makes Home Furnishing Easy and Economical ^TT This handsome 1IL PA R LO U R U 1 T E —well upholstered in Art Tapestr v—i s priced al _g6 1S. only. Also by Weekly Pay ments of 1/6 Weakly YV7E do not offer to the public Furniture of the "jerry-built" order. Every piece of Furniture we sell is thoroughly good—good in design, in construction, in finish and in appearance. Please call and see for yourself. THE COLLINGWOOD FURNITURE ARCADE, 224*226-220 SMITH ST. COLLINGWOOD , (The Original Firm of "Paterson ")

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

COMPULSORY INSURANCE Workers' Compensation Act 1914 This Act has passed both Houses of Parliament and will shortly becomc opera tive. 11 is obligatory upon every employer of labor (includ ing those employing domes tic servants) to take out a policy of insurance, and failure to do so renders the employer liable to a penalty, of £2 in respect of each uninsured worker, and a further penalty of £1 for every week during which he fails to take out a policy. Stott & Bastings Have been specially np pointed for Northcote, Preston, and Fairfield, by the lending Cofnpnnies to issue policies to insurers nt lowest rates. All information, rates, &.C., at their offices: HIGH STREET. NOKTHCOTE (corner Westbonrne Grave) HIGH ST.. UPPER NORTIICOTE (corner Normnnby Avenue) STATION STREET, FAIRPIEl.D. Tel. 197C. Auction Sales SATURDAY, 28th MARCH: At 3 o'clock. On the Ground. . NORTHCOTE. FOUR ALLOTMENTS, 44 x 115, 17 x 115, 33 x 135, Corner Christmas and Wales Streets. £10 Deposit per ...

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COURSING. "DOG DOPING" DEBATED. COURSING CLUB DISCUSSES. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

COURSING. "DOG DOPING" DEBATED. COURSING CLUB DISCUSSES. Tuesday's "Herald" said:— "Whether it is possible to 'dope' dogs was a ques tion that caused considerable discussion at the annual meeting of the National Club at 121 Queen street to-day. Mr. G. H. Kileen, president, was chairman. *1 would like to know what is a'dope,' said Mr. McCormack, of Woodstock. 'Strychinne, cocaine, or schnapps,' re j|p|if.'.a the clvtirniiui. 'X don't think they "do much ijuo'I,' ridded Mr. McCormack. 'My trainer asked me to provide a dope once. He got schnapps and water for the dogs, but I am atraid he gave the water to the dogs and drank the schnapps himself. (Loud laughter). It was decided to appoint a committee of three to inquire into the practice. The election of officer-bearers resulted as follows:—President, Mr. P. N. Kileen; vice-presidents, Count E. K. Von Horn and Mr. A. H. Cox; treasurer, Mr. A. B. Pearson; auditor, Mr. T. Tatchell; secretary, Mr. John Munday."

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Blissful Ignorance. [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

BlissfuJ Ignorance. A man went to a j cige and asked whether lie coul'' bring a suit for slander against a uian who had called Ivlm a rhinoceros. "Why, 110," said the judge. "But when did ho call you that?" "About three years ago." "Three years ago! And you only just complain?" "But, your honor, yesterday 1 went to (lie Zoo and Daw a rhinoceros for the first time."

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Why the Horse Laughed [Newspaper Article] — Northcote Leader — 21 March 1914

Why the Horse Laughed : "I 'w«b In a county court the other day," sa'id the seedy-looking cabman, "and I heard one of Uiobo eollcltor chaps say, "People don't seem to under stand that the only thing necessary to keep a liorse. from kicking -when he is down is to get hold of his ear and keep ihis nose up in the air. A horse cannot kick when his nose is in the air. I have seen a lady keep a horse quiet that way without soiling her gloves.' 'What's good enough for a lady,' says 1, 'is good enough for me,' and i tried it experimental-like, in stead or sittin' on his 'ead." "Well," remarked the attentive list ener, "did the horse kick?" "Not a bit! He seemed so tickled ■with the Idea that lie couldn't stir for laflln'! But I think I shall sit on his •end next time, all the same."

Publication Title: Northcote Leader
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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