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Sergeant Wright Promoted. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

Sergeant Wright Promoted. Sergeant T. Wright, who is in • charge of the police station at Yarraville, has been promoted from the rank of second-class to first-class sergeant. We congrat ulate. the genial officer on his promotion. , , "

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
An Exciting Arrest. DEMENTED MAN AND A REVOLVER. FUSILADE OF SHOTS. A DESPERATE ENCOUNTER. ASSAILANT SHOT IN THE LEGS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

An Exciting Arrest. DEMENTED MAN AND A REVOLVER. FUSILADE OF SHOTS. A DESPERATE ENCOUN TER. • # • • ASSAILANT SHOT IN I THE LEGS. The arrest of Thomas Paterson was only accomplished after a most desperate encounter at the point of a revolver. All day the police had searched for him with out success, until about six o'clock information ^as received by Con stable Murphy that a man answer ing Paterson's description had been seen near Hyde street. Sergeant Wright and Constables Barber and Murphy proceeded to the place in dicated, but there was no sign of Paterson. A little later they heard that the man was near the wharf. Wbeji the ].olice reached the wharf at Cuming, Smith and Co's they saw Paterson, who saw them also and boarded the vessel, 'Detmold.' The police followed close upon his trail, and the man fired at Con stable Murphy. A chase ensued,and Paterson scrambled on to the boat "Killarney." The'police were close to him when Paterson fired at them, but the bullet whizzed past, Th...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE RATEPAYER'S COMPLAINT [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

YARRAVILLE RATEPAYER'S COMPLAINT At Monday week's Footscray Council meeting- Cr Johnson brought under notice the complaint of a householder (Mr J. W. Fraser) that offensive material, was being dnmped next'his yard by Wischer and Co., and creating a nuisance. Cr Fielding—It is a nuisance to the neighborhood. Cr Johnson -Everyone there is complaining about it^ It is only reasonable the Council should take action. He moved that the Ins pector be asked to stop thu trouble at once Cr Bell seconded. Cr Johnson —We had the assur ance of the manufactures that they wanted to do everything in their power Cr Shillabeer—And here we have this complaint. The motion was carried •

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

n PLRE YOU PREPARED F©R WINTER? i\T OW the cold weather is coming on you will be in need of something warmer to wear ; so come now because we can supply you no mat ter what you may need. We have a stock of new winter goods that will please "all". .. The goods that we are offering for the cold season, are of good pattern, warm and above all are of good strong wearing materials. :: WINTER DRAPERY is now on our shelves ready , for your winter shopping, in good lines of warm . woollen singlets, with short or long sleeves, women's fleece lined underwear, and a special line of warm blouses, just the thing for home wear. :: :: :: .: MEN'S WINTER WEAR consists of warm flannel shirts, woollen singlets, and underpants, of the finest manufacture. For good value, in all lines of wearintr apparel, come right now to— G. Woods Draper and Mercer, 32 Anderson Street, Yarravilje. SPECIAL NOTICE. I I Autumn Millinery Novel, Refined, Exclusive AT FORGE'S Dame Fashion's final word in Autumn Millinery is...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
V.J.F.A. FIXTURES FOR 1914. The fixtures for the Junior Football Association for 1914 are as follows;— [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

V.J.F.A. FIXTURES FOR 1914. The fixtures for the Junior Foot ball Association for 191-t are as follows;— •April 25—Williainstown v CamBer well, t'ort Melb v Footscray ; North Molb v Preston ; Yayravilfe V 'Stv>. .Moll). May 2—I'ort Melb v. WiUiduistowii Footscray v Camberwell, Preston v. Yarraville, Slli Melb v Nth Melb. May !)—Sth Melb v. Port Melb ; VarrnviUo v Foot»cray ; Williams •tnwn v. Preston ; Camberwell v. Xth. Melb. May 1C>—Footscray v Williainstown Xth Melb v Yarraville; Port Melb. v. Preston ; Camberwell v South Melb. May 23—Footscray v Nth Melb. Williainstown v Yarraville, Preston v Sth Melb. Port Melb v Camber uell. Mny 30—Nth Melb v. Williainstown Yarraville v. Port Melb, Sth Melb v. Footscray, Preston v Camber veil • liii;e (i—Port Melb. v Nth. Melb. Footscray v Preston, Williainstown v. Klh Meib. Yarraville v. Camber v. e'l. •luno 13—Camberwell v Williams town, . Footscray v Port Melb, Pros ton v Nth Melb, Sth Melb v Yarra ville. .June 20—Sth Melb' v Nth Melb...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

PHOFBSSIONAI, Notice is hereby given that Mr, William Brocket, solicitor, harinp takes into P^ta©rshjp Mr Walter Kf mpt their business will in future be carried on under the sfcyl j BROCKET and KEMP. SOLICITORS, J237 COLLINS STREET, MELBOURNE. 36 Paisley Street, Footscray. Tbi,bphonbs—3481 Central 2 . ' —J 49 Footscray. Trust Funds to lend atCnrreut Rate MR JAMES HALL Solicitor and Conveyancer - ivOMBARD BUILDINGS QUEEN STREET MELBOURNE Telephone—3273 Central, OFFICE:—Mr C- Farnbach's offices, Irving Street Footscray, and Anderson Street, Yarraville. Mr Hall attends Footscray office on Mondays and Thursdays (court morning) between 9 and 10 a.m. to see his clients. Has Trust Monies to lend on free hold Security. gECOMB & WOODFULL SOLICITORS . i ; A. C. Sec6mb—Commissioner or Supreme Court Victoria. Sth Aus tralia, New Zealand A. H. WOODFULL, L.L.M, Commissioner W. A. Town Office—Prell's Buildings, 60 Queen St, Melb- Phone' 5705 Mr Secomb's private residence is: Buckley Street...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
COURSING Yarraville Cricket Ground. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

COURSING Yarraville Cricket Ground. GOOD FRIDAY. £100 STAKE

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
BRAYBROOK COUNCIL [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

BRAYBROOK COUNCIL The monthly meeting of the above council was held on Monday last, when the following were present: Crs McKay (president.) Derham, A. Robinson, Hopkins, McLagan, Pennell, Munro, Cran well, Harrison, Missen, and Minus. The following tenders were ac cepted—E. Keating. 400 yds spalls, Ballarat-road-,r Wock^»V«irtlr,"20<tytls' at 3/3, and 200 yds at 3/6; J. O'Connor, 300 yds spalls, Ballarat road, Deer Park, 3/4 a yard. Among the correspondence was a letter from James Crothers, Scot land street, Braybrook, drawing   attention to the disgraceful state of the road leading to the Totten ham station. He asked for a cinder path from that station to Mellon street.. Referred R. Harrison wrote stating that   now the rates were raised it was time that something was done to put the road by the side of his property in proper order.—Engin eer to report Mrs E. Opie asked that the road from St. Albans to the creek near her property be attended to ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
YARRAVILLE PRESBYTERIAN SUNDAY SCHOOL. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 11 April 1914

Yarraville PRESBYTER-       IAN SUNDAY SCHOOL.   The Anniversary Services of the Yarraville Presbyterian Sabbath School were held on   Sunday March 29th in the   Church, The three services   were conducted by Rev G. Brodie, of Sunshine. In the morning he delivered an ad- dress to the parents, in the afternoon to the children, and to the young people in the even ing. Each service was well at- tended and all were unanimous in proclaiming the Rev Brodie one of the ablest and most in- teresting- speakers they have had the pleasure of listening to. The solos by Misses Arrol and McDonald and the hymns rendered by the children reflects great credit on Mr Laidlaw, (conductor) and Mr B. Connell (organist) for the splendid   manner in which they had train ed them. The concert and prize distribution was held in the Church on Tuesday evening March 31st, the Rev. W. R. Byers occupying the chai...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

FOR SALE. One 6re Stove, cheap, good cooker. , Apply "Weekly News'-' Yarraville.

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

SPECIAL NOTICE. ASPHALTING. H. BHTES, Contractor, Asphalter etc All classes of Asphalt done. Workmanship guaianteed. Prices —o— on application, — o— 52 Buninyong St., Yarraville YARRAVILE HALL HALL TO LET-Apply P. GAu,OGI,EY, 1 Schild Street, Yarraville. MISS BERTHA MAHOOD (Certificated Pupil of Mr V. R. Hyatt.) —TEACHER,OF— PIANOFORTE & THEORY.. "^. Pupils traiMffifor: tlife. Examin atioris of the .Associated"Board of the Royal Academy, and Royal College of Music. "BLOOMFIELD." 57 Stephen Street, Yarraville. Board and Residence. DEERBOLT DINING ROOMS, HAH SHIRE RD. SUNSHINE MRS. T. Wild has select accom modation for a limited numVer of BOARDERS. Sportsmen's dinners a specialty. Piano, baths. IT EVER STRIKE YQtl "Did it ever strike you" That paying rent is money wasted, Many a good wife has often reminded her husband that to"go on paying rent year after year is out of date. Buying the house but not getting the title. Beautiinl home £30 depos it. Call to-day. Railway Place Se...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

FOR ELECTRIC LIGHT LAMfS. "The Usram" brightest and best. The latest word in arti- Trt ficiallighting. 50candle " III power 2/to each. All sizes stocked. W. C. LOW - YARKAVILLL - GO LOW'S

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
RAILWAY TIME-TABLES. YARRAVILLE TO MELBOURNE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

RAiLWAYTIME-TABLES. yarravhjLiE to . Melbourne. WEEK DAYS (Saturday excepted) —5.23 a.m., 6.15. 6.42, 6.54, 7-1, I 7.13, 7.25, 7.31*, 7.41, 7.49, 7.56, 8.3, 8.15a, 8.19, 8.35, 9, 9.31, 9.41 9.57, 10.33, 10.52, 11.35, 12.2 p.m. 12.26, 12.59, 3.21, 1.40, 1.521 2.9, 2.23, 2.44, 3.8, 3.26, 3.47. 4.8 4.35 4.57a, 5.5, 5.24, 5.28, 5.46, 5.54, 6.6, 6.14, 6.29, 6.41, 6.57, '.3*, 7.10, 7. 26, 7.33, 7.43, 8.3, 8.29, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2. 10.32, 10.52, 11.85 11.29, 11.54, 12.20. SATURDAYS as usflal to 10.52, then 11.34, 11.57, 12.1, 12.15, 12. 19a, 12.26, 12.39, 1.5, 1.14, 1.27, 1.44, 2.7, 2.14., 2.24, 2.31, 2.59, 3.18, 3.44*, 3.47, 4.4, 4.36, 5.5, 5.25, 5.46, 6.5, 6.29, 6.47, 7.3*, 7.10, 7.25, 7.32, 8.3i 8.27, 8.53, 9.24, 10.2, -10.32, 10.52, 11.8, 11.2a 11.31, 11.40, 11.54, 12.8, 12.20, 1.14*. SUNDAYS—9.38, 9.54, 12.54, I.40, 1.50, 2.8, 2.20, 2.33, 2.49, 3.17, 3.42, 3.59, 4-16, 4.50, 5.17, 5.47, 6.17, 6.47, 7.1, ?.19, 7.47, 8.16, 8.47, 9.16, 9.24, 9.32 9.40, 10, 10.20, 10.35, 10.48. * Werriboc tr...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

.. g it .'PUBLIC ISTOTIC? S.!? THE "ALMA" STUDIO, 13 PBISLEY 8TRFET; POOTSeRHV. We wish to let the Public know that we are open oh Saturdays's and all Holidays We give "2 Port .Cards an* enlargement^ ; iTZS., Artisticr worlc .done at »ma . .price at Platinotype jfo extra charge ' for groops. " ' • " 'Tel. 'Scrav, 256 . FREE—An enlargement given with each dozen Cabinets or Paris Panels. Presentation with Oak Frame, and pictures finished in artistotype 2/ per member. LWANT TO GO TO T> E "ALMA' STUDIO H. C LLOYD, Proprieto "There's Just Time for a Drink" at .. Hfgerty's Railway Hotel. -The CENTRAL Store— —81 GAMON STREET SEDDON, Right Opp, O'Fariell Street H. & J. TOZER, Grocers and Provision Merchant. Our Motto:—Civility and Attention Cliuice Blends of Tea Poultry Feed AwaysJon'jHand. Orders called lor and promptly delivered. —' P. GALLOGLEY. GROCER Tea and Provision Merchant. ORDERS DELIVERED LAILY % C ,VA TRIAL SOLICITED; I. Q'Farrell Street, Footscrrj The, Footscray Gas ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

SPECTAL NOTICE. I -SEDDON WOOD Y^RD. Carsori & Peacock, (Successors to H. Jenkins.) 87 Gamon St., Seddon. Beg to inform the Residents that hey are prepared to supply prompt | ly Wood, Coal, and Coke to all parts of the District. ! • • • . • Tele. 189 Footscray. Ashes Supplied. Light Carting Done. Mechanics' Institute Nicholson St, Footscray Subscription 2/6 per Quarter Open :every evening 7 to to Saturdays 2 to-5 p.m Library contains over 5000 volumes. Scienti c, Fictional and Reference. The ending Rooms are supplied wiip the Dai y and \V ?ekly newspapers ani[ Magazines and Scientific Journals. Smoking and Billiard ooins. Ladies' Room, Hall and Committee Rooms to let for all purposes at moderate rates, particulars of which may be obtained on application to the Librarian. New members and visitors cordially nviled. J. Johnstone, Secretary. P 'ohnstone. Librarian THE PEOPLE'S STORE. kMH&Co Grocers, Fruiterers and Confectioners. Dealers in Fancy Goods, Tobaccoes Pijb'es ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Why He Wondered. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

Why H« Wondered. A clergyman .tells this story, rathe against himself, with some unction He was suddenly called 'upon; aw?, from home, to preach at a lunatic ns lum, and he decided to make use of rather favorite missionary sermon his. After the service, as the clergyman was leaving the chapel, one of the Inmates-stepped up to him and said: "That" was ja grand sermon you gavi us, sir." *. - The clergyman was pleased, and re plied: "I am glad, you liked it What pari tn' .lt especially Interested you?" " "When-you told about the mothers throwing their 'Infants Into thn Gan ges." • O' "Yes," said the clergyman,. "that Is very sail, , but it is true, and we musf do our utmost to enlighten those un happy people,' that they may turn fron: •he error of their way.". . "Yes, Indeed," .continued tie lunatir 'we must.: And all .tlie time you we-: i reaching I wondered why your moth hadnt thrown you Into the river whet . ou were "•mall.' Money to Land on Deeds, Life Poll cies," Jewellery, Financ...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
Not Wisely, But Too Well. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

Not Wisely, But Too Well. Tbe lady in the shabby bonnet ;lared defiantly round the tramcar, ;are the howling youngster with her mother hearty shake, and then look ad across at the stout gentleman in =earch of sympathy. "This is wot comes of doln' a job too well!" she announced mysterious ly. "Doing a "job too well?" repeated "he gentleman, Interrogatively. ; "Yua," replied the dame. "My Bill : 'ere and some other lads belong to a cricket club, and just because the; *ioy '.who rad been lookin' arte? . the "hingi lost a conple of pads ani a natch bat they must needs give my Mil the job. And now there's one of he hebony bails gone." ' "'Why, ^understood you to say that le had done the job too well?" Ten ured the stout £4n^emRn "Yus," snapped the worried lady; •'e'» done it bo well that now I'ar akin" Mm to the 'orspittle to "*ve 'i; ccounts audited. 'B's and swal -red it."

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
HOUSEHOLD HINTS. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

HOUSEHOLD MINTS. Hertf is a simple and economical re- ' cipe for an omelet. Beat the white of >n egg 011 a plate to a stiff froth. Put : the yellow into a basin anU beat it, add 1 two tablespooufuls of milk, a pinch of j pepper and salt, half a teaspoon of pars icy, and a pinch of green onion, and sulf an ounce of butter. Always use a i .ilute lined saucepan. Warm the pan, 1 Mid put in another half ounce of butter ; before putting in the mixture. Have u nice clear fire. Stir the mixture until it is set, then hold it in front of the fireuntil it is nice fawn colour. A mixture of salt and lemon juice re moves iron rust. if a teaspoonful of-chopped parsley be . idded to sago and onion stuffing for : ducks or jj.ouse it will be found to bfc ; perfectly 'ligestible. j liggs switch much more quickly in • draught. A teuspoonful of soda added to a quart of hot soapsuds will effectually cleanse the dirtiest lamp. Dry quickly alter washing. Lamps to be quite safe ; must bo cleait, dry, and...

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
A Man of Honor. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

^ A Man :of Honor. I A lawyer in a town in one of the Western States of America interested iimself in the caso of a man accused ■)f murfer. As a result, tha culprit, •vho ha<3 had much provocation, got -ff very lightly. Six months afterwards a man, arm •d to the teeth, appeared In the law -er'a office. "Are you Lawyer R.?" he roared. "Yes," was the reply. "And are you the fellow -that helped lingo Jack at court?" The lawyer, thinking his time had •ome, againpt answered: "Yes." "Well," said the man with the guns ind the knives, "I'm Jack's pard, an' I've come to pay you. I haven't U7 cnoney; but I'm a man of honor. Any iudy in tewn yon don't like?" The other assured him there vh not; but the man looked Incredulous, nd laid: "Put mi your hat, and take a walk i-ith me. 8ee anybody you don't like, ust polDt hiir out, an' I'll pop him." ! 1'

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
SORRY HE SPOKE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly News — 18 April 1914

SORRY HE SPOKE. A tall, official-looking man, with n pocket-book in his hand, called upon Jones, and, in an' authoritative manner said— " I have rebson to believe, Mr. Jones, that yoti are the possessor of—let me see—urn—ah, oh, yes—a large black re triever dog with a small white patch od its chest?" Visions of unpaid dog-tnes and heavy fines hurst upou-poor Jones, and he ner vously replied— " Oh, no I nothing of the kind. He is a poor stray brute, of no value, who followed me home, but he doesn't belong, to mo. Indeed, Fve instructed .my maid several times to take him round to the police station." >•!' "■ <Jh, indeed," 6aid • the stranger; " thut's all right, then, anfl I needn't have troubled you. Only my friend, • Mr. Bobiiison, accidentally shot the dog Litis morning, and I came round to try ifnd compromise the matter by offering you £5: but, of course, if he is not your llog—why, good morning."

Publication Title: Weekly News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Yarraville, Australia (Vic)
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