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Races to Come. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Races to Come. -- 0- Thursday, February 12-Portland Saturday, Feb 14-Terang picnic ra Saturday, February 21-Orford c-.c) Race Club. /2.K . . k Saturday, February 28-Kirkst picnic Saturday, Feb 28 - South Putuxmbete Saturday, March 7-Cobden - ' Saturday, March 14-Garvoc ~ Tuesday, March 17-Koroit - ; Saturday. March 21 Hexham Tuesday, March 24-Caramut Easter Monday (April 13)-Penshurst Saturday, April 25-Port Fairy May 5, 6, 7-Warrnambool. May 13, 14-Coleraine Saturday, May 16-Kirkstall May 20, 21-Casterton Monday, January 26 - Branxholme Carnival and Sports. Wednesday, February 11 - Portland Show Wednesday, March 11-Digby Show
Bowling W.D.B.A. PENNANT FIXTURES. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
- owling W .D.B.A. PENNANT FIXTURES. This is a list of the dates of matches between the four clubs forming the Wes tern district association. February 14-Camperdown v Port Fairy. Warrnambool v Terang Matches to he play, d on green of club first mentioned. Saturday, February 2I-Champion rink competition at Warrnambool February 28-Champion of champions, at Warrnambool; 31 up
RAILWAY TIME TABLE. MELBOURNE TO PORT FAIRY. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
.RAILWAY TIMlE TABLE. MELBOURNE TO fIORT FAIRY. A.M. P.M. Melbourne 6;30 3.50, Geelong .. arr 8.10: - 5.23 dep 8.35 546 Colae .. ... arr 10.41 7.50 dep 10.56 8.9 :.. arr 12.0. 9.30 . Camperdown.... P.,M. dep 12.14 9.58 arr 12.44 = 10.8 Teraug .... ... dep 12.51 10.13 arr 1.57 10.38 Warrnambool ... dep 2.17 • 11.5 SAM. .Port Fairy ... 3.43 12.15 * PORT FAIRY TO MELBOURNE. A.M. P.M. 1 Port Fairy ". ... dep 5.45 1.30 Wairnambool ... arr 6.56 2.57 dep 7.11 3.15 Teran . ... arr 8.13 4.25 dep 8.18- 4.35 ) Camperdown ... arr 8.46. 5.5 'dep 8.58 . 5.23 3 Colac ... .. ... arr 10.4 6.32 ) dep 10.19 6.52 ) Geelong ... arr 11.54 , 8.50 P.M. dep 12.5 9.5 Melbourne i 23 10.38 ) UOnIDAY EXOuRSIO FA RES. S1st Return 2nd Return I 3 Melbourne.. ... 37s 10d 25s 2d 5 Geelong .. ... 28s 10d 19s Id 5 Ballarat .... 398 8d 26s 5d Colac -... .". 18s 6d 12s 5d Camperdown . 12s 9d 8s 6d Terang ... ... lOs Id 6s 8d Warrnambool" ... 4s 3d 2e 10d Koroit ... .... 2s 5d Is 7d iHamilton. ... 19a 9d 8s 6id
Port Fairy Agricultural Society. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Port Fairy Agricultural So ciety. ---4~--- The .monthly meeting of the committee of the above was held last Friday afternoon, at the borough committee-room. Pres ent - Messrs D. Madden (presi dent), McKechine, Gapes, Hanley, Jas. Goldie, Gibson, Coffey, Som merville and Finn. CORRESPONDENC was read from J. W. Malcolm, Glen Oak, Port Fairy, thanking committee for letter of sympathy. He would be glad to explain the test plots should anyone care to visit his place. He could not attend the meeting, as he was cutting a crop, and the grubs were showing. Victorian Railways, stating that the show special train revenue only reached £8 15s 6d, consequently there was a loss of, 34s 6d. £3 11s collected on the railway tickets was forwarded, but the £10 guar antee deposit was retained. Only 33 passengers were booked at Warrnambool, Illowa 1, and Koroit 37. Kerang agricultural society, re garding so many valuations of properties in the State by different valuers, and asking co-operation in an end...
Personal. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Personal. Miss F. M. Freckleton has ac cepted a position on the nursing staff of the Adelaide hospital. Mr Pausey has been appointed relieving teacher at the St. Helens state school. He will remain till Easter. In ;stepping across some rocks at the South beach on Sunday morning, Kevan the youngest son. of Mr and Mrs Mardling, fell and inflicted a deep wound in his fore head. He is improving to-day. Last night Rev. A. H. Fletcher officiated at St. Andrew's Presby terian church for the last time, as its pastor.To-night he and Mrs Fletcher will be entertained by the congrega tion in St. Andrew's school room. A travelling rug will be presented to Mr Fletcher as a souvenir of his ministry here. Mr and Mrs Fletcher leave for Geelong to morrow. Mr Butler, formerly head master at the Camperdown Grammar School, has accepted anr appointed on the staff of the Geelong Grammar School. The. Hon. Ronald Munro-Fergu son, the new Governor-General ot the Commonwealth, is spoken of as a man of indepen...
The Young Guard. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
The Young tli? ard. In connection with the universal mill tary training in the Port Fairy centre, the officer has issued the following list of parades for the present year : Cadets 14 years, 1st and 3rd Fridays in each month Cadets 15 years, 1st and 3rd Mondays in each month. Cadets 16 years, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays in each month. Cadets 17 years, 1st and 3rd Wednes day in each month. Voluntary Night Drills. Cadetsl4 years, 2nd and 4th Fridays in each month. Cadets 15 years, 2nd and 4th Mondays in each month Cadets 16 years, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays in each month. Cadets 17 years, 2nd and 4th Wednies days in each month.
Excursions to Port Fairy [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Excursions to Port Fairy -o Friday, February 13. -From Nhill to Ararat and all stations to Port Fairy. Thursday,' February 19-From Mort lake. Thursday, February 26 - Cobden and district. Saturday, Feb. 28-Textile Workers' Union, from Warrnambool A land board will be held at Pbort land on Wednesday morning next. Walter Saunders applies for 239 acres, parish Narrawong. The printing and advertising, etc., account or the Minhamite Shire for the last year, was a very considerable one, namely, £91 10s 4d. The Belfast Shire's ac count for printing advertising and stationery. for the same period was £22'19s 4d. Week-enders to Port Fairy from places down -the line are becoming more numerous every week.. A good number left by the early train
WOOL FREIGHTS [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
WOOL JFREIGHTS Comparative costs per ton of 20 cwt of transporting wool to Melbourne or Gee long:- Rail Port Rail to;Iel- Rail to Fairy and bourne Geelong. thence by steamer. Koroit '46 3 39 6 23 3 Woolsthorpe 47 6 41 o 26 6 Hawkesdale 48 0o 42. 0 27 9 Minhamite 49 o 43 3 30o o0 .Purdeet - 49 6 44 o 31 9 Penshurst 50 6 44 9 34 o Tabor 50 6 48 3 36 3 Yatchaw 50 0 47 6 37 9 Hamilton --.. 49 0 46 9 37 o Warrnambool 45 o 37 6 21 6 Wannon 50 9 48 3 41 o Gritjurk 51 3. 49 o - 43 0 Coleraine 52 0 49 6 44 9 Branxholme 51 o 45 6 32 .0o Grassdale 52 3 49 9 35 o Merino 53 3 50 9 38 0 Henty 54 o 51 6 39 6 Sandford 54 9 52 3 41 6 Casterton 55 o 52 6- 42 6 Condah 52 o 49 6 29 6 Myamyn 52 '6 50 0 28 o Milltown 52 9 50 6 27 3 Heywood 53 9 51 3 25 0 Strathkellar- 48 3 46 o 39 o Mountajup 47 6 45 o 41 o
The Korongah Lanes. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
The Korongah Lanes. At the Belfast shire council meeting on Friday, Messrs P. Con heady and S. Mackie interviewed councillors regarding the work of construction on the private roads at Iorongah. Mr Conheady said as a result of the canvas for money to expend on the roads, as previously arranged by the council, they had got what was required. The engineer said a first instal ment was to be paid to the coun cil, and the 2nd, 3rd and 4th yearly instalments are to be made by promissory notes. They had seen the banker, and this arrange ment was considered the most suit able and satisfactory. Mr Conheady said in stating that they were ready to hand over £50 to the council to make the roads, they thought it very hard 4indeed that the people at Korongah should be asked to find half the money to make their roads. It was a big producing district, close to Port Fairy, and all the business came here. The council did work on other half-chain roads. as there were a lot of these all over the shire ...
County Courts [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
-0 County Courts Cariiperdown, Tuesday, Fetruary 17 Port Fairy, Thursday, February 19 Warrnambool, Thursday, March 5 Portland, Tuesday, March 17 Hamilton, Wednesday, March 18 Casterton, Thursday, March 19
Koroit Kernels. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Koroit Kernels. Constable Nelson has been ap pointed inspector of nuisances. Mrs Lindsay has sent 2 sea-hawks for the gardens. The many-friends of Mrs John Cleary will regret to learn that she is seriously indisposed. Drs. Bald win and Littlewood are in attend ance. The borough council has an overdraft of £1600. Wandering stock, dirty street lamps, and obstructions on the roads and footpaths in the shape of boxthorns and such-like things were again complained about at the last meeting of the borough coun cil. The Rev. Father Phelan (recent ly ordained) has been appointed to Koroit in place of kev. Father Davis, transferred to Warrnambool. These appointments are perma nent. A trial of the " Imperial Jack" potato digger will be given at Mr W. Crowe's, adjoining Dunne's farm, on Friday next. Mr T. Vinen speaks very highly of his treatment at the Port Fairy hospital by Drs. Orchard and Coto, and the matron and staff. He is doing as well as can be expected, and will return to Koroit in t...
General Sessions [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
t General Sessions Camperdown, Tuesday, February 17 " Port Fairy, Thursday, February 19 Y Warrnambool, Thursday, March 5. I Portland, Tuesday, March 17 n Hamilton, Wednesday, March 18 d Casterton. Thursday. March -19
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
l FAIRY & MELBOURNE - '^ We;ther and other circumstances per mittiug. Sort I&rv Vo M?lbonrne OMA~a--PRIDAY, Feb 13, 10 a.m. - ga s-THURSDAY, Feb 19, 10 a.m. - roaL Melboura. & 1a-K.MONDAY, Feb 16, 2 p.m. si=ajO-SATURDAY, Feb 21, 6 p.m. To Portlaud A OyM -WWSDNESDAY, Feb 11, 8 a.m. S rom Fortland, :.' inO-THURSDAY, Feb 12, 6 p.m. P ARES.-To Melbourne.-Saloon : Single, Is s: Return, 18s. NO Steerage Paisngers carried. Return tickets are Savailable for 3 months, andby either boat. : Port Fairy to Portland, saloon only, 44 ; each way. F . -reight at schedule rates. Commodious Storage Accommodation available at the Steam Packet Wharf, Port Fairy. THE BBLFAST & KOROIT STEAM NAVIGATION CO., LTD. Office, Gipps-street. Port Fairy. H. L HOBDAY S(Recorded by the Dental Board of. Victoria), i LATELY F. W. NUNN, DENTIST, 57 S .COLLINS-ST., MELBOURNE, W -ishes to notify the Public that . he has REMOVED his DENTAL ROOMS to Sackville Street, - nosite Cramond and Dick...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
P IANOFORTE, THEORY OF SMUSIC, HARMONY, Etc. Mrs J. Sprague, Holder of Honors, Certificated in Harmony Trin. Col., London. Thorough Technique. Pupils Prepared for Examinations, Prac tical and theoretical, if desired. Special Attention given to Young Students CLASS at "AVONDALE," SACKVILLE ST., -PORT FAIRY First Team Beins February 2 "___X U43-- J-9-- R,_I-.-G -M ALUWM TEAGEMB of '-Pianoforte, Singing, Organ nnd Theory. Andrew Sell. 3omminsion and Shippirg Agent, GIPPs STREET, PORT FAITY. The Liverpool and London and Globe (Pire and Acci dent) Insurance Co. Ltd. R ISKS accepted at the Lowest Current Rates. Local Agents J. B. HOLDEN & CO., Auctioneers, &c.. Port Fairy. Big G Borated Golden seal SA safe and reliable remedy for treating diseases of ALL mucous membranes, such as S discharges from thenosethroat stomach and urinary organs. AT CHEVilSTS Why not cure yourserf . Treatise with each bottle or mailed on request. The Evans Chemical Co. Cincinnati, Ohio U.S.A. THE ...
Belfast Shire Council. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Belfast Shire Council. The monthly meeting of the above council was held at the shire hall, Cox street, Port Fairy, on Friday morning last. Present - Crs Carroll (presi ing), Wall, Mahoney, Dyson, Carmody, Lane, Riddell and Sommerville. Cr Carroll having been voted to the chair, referred to the severe bereavement which had befallen the president (Cr Mc Inerny) since last meeting in the death of his only son, and he moved that a letter of condolence, expressing the sym pathy of the council be forwarded to the president and his family in their sad bereavement.The motion was seconded by Cr Lane and carried. CORRESPONDBNCE Was read from Cr McInerny (president), apologising for absence from the meeting. Public Health Department, acknow ledging receipt of the shire engineer's report of December 12 relative to addi tions to the mechanics' institute, Yam buk, and enclosing a copy of a communi cation the department sent to the hon. secretary of the institute. The report stated that the follo...
Local & General News. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
Local & General News. P.L.C. SocIAL.-The annual social in connection with the local branch of the P.L.C. was held last Thursday night (Terang night), and was successful in every respect. The attendance was large, the door takings amounting to £10. Mr Swann supplied excellent pastry, etc., the music was provided by Messrs Sharkey and Wilson (violin and piano), and Mr W Harris acted as master of ceremonies. Everyone had a most en Joyable night. S, HARRY CRAIG'S AUSTRALIAN PLAY sM?.-After a long absence, this company of favorites will" make a welcome re appearance at the lecture hall, Port Fairy,: on Saturday next, February 14th, and it is quite certain that they will attract a -bumper house, and receive a hearty wel come. The new piece-" From Scotland Yard "-is described as a drama: of -thrilling interest, with many exciting situations and absorbing scenes. It has been a great success in London, and is :now touring the provinces to enormous business. Mr Harry Craig is ably sup...
RATES OF COMMISSION. [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 February 1914
RATES OF COMMISSION. Money Orders ayable in Victoria. Any sum not over £5, d; over £5, but not over £10, Is; over £10, but not over £15,1s 6d; over £15, but not over £2o, 2s. Orders ayable in New South Wales, Queensland, South Anstralia, New Zealand, Tasmania, and Western Australia. > :" er £2, d ; not over £5, Is not o i .i, Is 6 i; not over £10, 2s ; not over X£12, 2s 6d; not over £15, 6s; not over £17, 3s 6d; not over .£20, 4s. Mioney Orders by Telegraph, To New South Wales, Queensland, South Austfratia Tasmania; and Perth (Yestern A ustraha) Charge for a message in addition to above rates. MONEY ORDERS. United Kingdom and other British Posses, ions or Foreign Countries, 6d for eauh £1, sud fraction of £1. POSTAL NOTES. Postal notes may be obtained at any Pos Office in Victoria. Hours of paymeni 10 a.m, to 5 p.m. The following ace the denomination of the notes, and the poundage, or price charged for them :-s, id ; Is 6d. id ; 2s, Id ; 2s 6d Id; 3s, Id 3s 6d, Id; 4s, Id ; 4s 6d...
PACKETS, E[?] [Newspaper Article] — Port Fairy Gazette — 9 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 ing must be ot the full extent of the end or side, and the contents mu-.t be easy of with. drawal). The cover may bear the sender'a name and address, and the words " packet " " sample" or " pattcrn,' &., as the case may be) " only." a~-, ; na;, bc tied with string, but officers of the department may cut the string to examine the contents, and tie the packet up again. Samples of s-eds drugs, &c., which cannot be sent as oper packets, may be enclosed in bags ur boxze 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 ac...