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Football. BOURKE EVELYN ASSOCIATION. Epping v. South Morang. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Football. BOURKE EVELYN ASSOCIATION. Epping v. South M erang. - (B3y True 'Blue.) Epping journeyed .- to Morang: on Saturday last, where an uninteresting game resulted. Epping won the toss, and kicked towards the southern goal. Mlorang were two men short, while Epping were without Dia, Wood-. house, W. Brazil and W. Hayes, whose places were filled by G. and W. Taggart, Varcoe and Kelley. Epping were first away, and G. TaIggart found the goal. 1l orang worked up the road wing to the goal, but good play by Young and M. Brazil turned them back. Play remained about the centre when Mason forwarded and Breeze scored a sixer. After the first change Epping ran over their opponents, goals by Breeze and Taggart giving them the advantage of 6.3 to 2 goals.. At the start of the third quarter Morang scored a couple of goals, but after that were- not in it. (GdAlls- by Varcoe, Willis, Breeze and ,Taggart put the issue beyond douh.:- CGonjie?el.t ?s wet grouuid and the greasy tate of the ball, the...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Shire of Whittlesea; N OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Voters' Lists and Separate Voters' Lists for the Shire of Whittlesea will be open for inspection between the 8th and 14th of. July, 1922, at the undermen tioned places, where forms for claims and objections can be obtained. Whittlesea Riding, Post Office, Whittlesea. Yan Yean Riding, Council Chambers, Merndla. Morang Riding, Post Office, South *I Morang. Epping Riding, Shire Hall, Epping. All claims and objections to be sent to the Secretary not later than the 14th July, 1922. JAS. RYAN, Shire Secretary. Mernda, 5th July, 1922. Shire of Whittlesea. TENDERS, addressed to the President, are invited anid will be received up to 11 a.m. Wednesday, the 12th-July, 1922,'at the Shire Hall, Mernda, for the undermentioned work: Contract 5 1 22.-Formation Pitch ing and Metalling 12 chains of Mlahoney's Lane. Specifications may be seen at Messrs Woodcock and M'Cormack's Office, 430 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, and Shire Hall, Mernda, an...
NOTHING SERIOUS. HE SOON DROPPED IT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
OHUTHINJG SERIOUS. -- t HE SOON DROPPED IT. One day last week a young lieuten ant picked up a steel buckle from a lady's shoe in the tiube. -A schoolboy sitting opposite remarked : "I know someone who would give a pound note for that if he saw it." "Do you ? I wish you would intro duce him to me," was the answer. "I'm afraid he can't see you to day," the other returned. "Why not?" "Because he's blind."
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
M.U.,I.O.O.F. Loyal Caledonia Lodge, No. 5716, Hurstbridge. 'The Largest and Richest Friendly Society in Victoria. B ENEFITS to be derived by joining : Doctor and Medicine immediately on joining. Sick Pay at 20s per week for 26 weeks. ,, ,, at 13s 4d ,, ,, 2nd 26 weeks. And 10s per week for continuous sickness after 12 months until recovery ; six months after joining. Funeral Pay, £20, and £10 for wife I month after initiation. This is the only/ Society in the World whicl pags 10s per week after 12 months' sickness until recovery. Contributions to the Society are: From 16 to 20 years, Is 2d For week 20 to 25 ,, ls 3d ,, ,, ,, 25 to 30 , s 4 ,, ,, 30 to 33 .. i 6: ,,,, , 33 to 36 , ls 7d 36 to 38 ,, s1 8 ,, ,, 38 to 40 ,, ls 9d Initiation Fee, 10s 6d. Rpecinlict for Eyes and Ears provided Free. 'n.r "nrrierr p?rt ionuclrs apply to - Post Office, Hnrstbridge. The Mlodern Stores BIRD BROTHERS Cash Grocers and Fruiterers (OPPOSITE RAILWAY STATION) SUMM?R DRINKLS A?D CONFECTbON?E?Y A Spe...
COMPULSION IN ARBITRATION. Dividing the Classes. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
GC~.ePULSION IN ARBITRATION.'I Dividing the Classes. A A noticeable feature of the present day relations between employers and employees is the lack of that unity,. loyalty, and understanding which existed a generation ago. If industry is to prosper, if it is to continue to pro idle profits and wages for those con nected with it, contdntment and co operation are essential in the common interests. These factors were not lack ing in pre-compulsory arbitration days, but in their place now we find discon tent and suspicion, stimulated by this vicious system. It may be said of a generation ago that, inasmuch as working hours were longer and wages much lower, it was to the advantage of the employer to maintain a friendly and considerate at tit::de towards the wage-earner. , littie thought, however, discounts this idea. The comparatively primitive state and extreme youthfulness of our Industries were reasons which contri buted to the longer hours ruling a generation ago. The wonderful lab ...
Diamond Creek. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Diamond Creek, (FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.) The friends of the late Edward Cale- donia Purcell will regret to hear of his death, which took place on the 30th June at the Melbourne Hospital, where he underwent a small operation. The late Mr Purcell was born at Queenstown 61 years ago, and has resided at Greens- borough for over 30 years. He has been &nbsp; employed by the Heidelberg Council for a great many years as road foreman. His late father at one time kept an hotel at Diamond Creek in the building occupied by Mr A. Reeves. The funeral took place on Monday, and was followed to the Greensborough cemetery by a large num- ber of friends, including Councillors Price and White, and Mr Davis (shire engi- neer). Rev W. Pattison read the burial service, and Mr W. Santon the service on behalf of the Druids lodge, of which deceased was a member for about 30 years.. Messrs App. and Son had charge of the funeral arrangements. A lot of inconvenience, was caused at Diamond Creek on Satur...
DIAMOND VALLEY ASSOCIATION. Diamond Creek v. Greensborough. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
DIAMOND VALLEy ASSOCIATION. Diamond Creek v. Greensborough; [By Blue and Red] : The chief interest of this:iassociation on Saturday last centred on the Dia mond Creek ground, where the home team miet the heretofore- undefeated Greensborough eighteen. "Supporters of both teams attended in 'large num bers, and -enthusiasm wasleverywhere apparent, and was undoubtedly stimu lated by the fact that Diamond Creek had suffered their only defeat of the season at the hands of the Greens borough team. The ground was heavy and very slippery, but both. teams set to work with a will and the spirit of fair play and friendly rivalry evidenced from the first bounce was maintained throughout the game. ;The'personnel of the teams varied slightly from that of their previous meeting, Greens borough being without the services of J. Medhurst, Frankliri and Purcell, 1 who Were replaced. by H. Collard (a brilliant youngster),.S. Poulter and H. Vaurer, and for Diamond Creek, R Herbert, G. Huntley and :' ?ius...
THE Eltham and Whittlesen Shires Advertiser AND Diamond Creek Valley Advocate Published Every Friday Afternoon FRIDAY, JULY 7, 1922. Local and General. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
THE - -."-" - erti isc --- . A Published Every Friday Afternaon FRIDAY, JULY 7, 1922:;. Local and General. On page I will be seen the engineer's report and financial statement, of the Eltham Shire. Council, and on page 4 an article on compulsion in arbitration.'; The monthly meeting of the Whittlesea Shire Council will be held at Mernda. on "Wednesday next at ll "a.m. Tenders for various works close with the Whittlesea Shire Council on \Wedliesday. Mr. Walker, who. recently disposed of.his interest in the hotel at Kingaroo Giound, is entering into the same line of business at Kyneton. Man's convnrsational god-the weather- has been mucil, ndeviience during the past week, chieflyv as regards cold. Snow has decorated all .therangesaround Melbourne, and when King, So! made his appearance the glistening sight was one that attracted much attention, and:on Sunday last excur sion trains were run-. to the snowsclad bills to give city and suburban folk a chance to do some snowlalling. Mr. -R*...
THE "BALEE" STATION. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
THE "BALEE " STATION. " Wattle Glen" is the- new name for the station known as Balee, between Diamond Creek and Hurstbridge. When the matter was before the Eltham Council on Monday, it was stated that the name should ,have originally been Bayley. This is how a councilor, ex plained the naming of the station. When the, Railway Commissioner was on the site he asked what was to be the name of the station, one of the residents said : "I don't care what name you give the balee thing." "Then we will call it Balee," replied the Commissioner. We understand that Balee is an aboriginal name meaning watery, and is pro nunced Bayley. Mrs. R. Thornton notifies that she-has &nbsp; taken over the Kangaroo Ground Hotel from Mr. Walker, and the house will be made attractive for week-enders, the table, wines, and spirits being A1 quality.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
THE Post Office Store. HJAS full stocks of Grocery, Ironmongery,... Crockery; Dtapery, Clothing, etc. We. specialise in suits to measure. Satisfaction guaranteed. Large range of samples to choose from. A trial order solicited. (LATE OF A.I.F.) HURSTBRIDGE. CRICKE T ..iA TEIRIA L At your Service for Mutual Profit and Satisfaction. Fitzroy Sports Depot J. LEONARD, Proprietor. Phone 10876. SUPPLIED complete-BATS, BALLS, LEG GUArdS. STUMrPS, GLOVES, MATTINGS, e BAT REPAIRS a specialty New Blades New Handles BLADES REPAIRED, SPLICED and BOUND. ew Handles Handles repaired, re-fitted and re-strung. CRICKET BALLS recovered equal to new. Best value of all Sportiqg Goods guaranteed. A trial will Coqvince you 389-391 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy. DORSET HOUSE, IIURSTBRIUDGE. Under New Management. SR S:; ~ WEN , PROPRIETRESS, BEST ACCOMMODAT[ON for Boarders and Week-Enders. Only one class of ) Australian Wines kept-THE BIST. Good Stabling. Efficient Groom. Prices right. Visitors will find every sa...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Don't "Keep a Few Fowls" HAVE: LAYE?S ! A Few Choice Breeding Cockerols left I will appreciate Early Orders for at £1 ls eah. SETTINGS O(F i:GGW-sW .L.) 7s 6d White' Leghorni- ~ r- owl splendid fer" .~ting. £2 los'0pei; 0. strain. : ' DAY OLD .CHICKS-(W.L.`) 15s per Rhode Island Red - 'JAES RYAN's doz., £1 10o per 25; £2 10s per 50, competition strain. £5 5s per 100. Black Orpington-GRAHAM- CHRISTIE Chickens forwarded safely to any ad train , . dress within 250 miles.: V. L. SORENSEN, - HURSTBRIDGE Local Agent for the Famous "KAnswooD " FOULTRY SPICE. Will make any lazy hen lay. Pays for itself. A 2s packet will do 20 hens for 32 days. E. GADD, R.S.S. (SUCCESSOR TO WEST BROS.) Coachbuilder, Shoeing and General Smith, ELTHAIVI? "FTE R many years experience of'Diseased Feet and . Bad Teeth, which I always give careful attention to, I trust the Residents of Eltham and District will give me their support.' H:rse Medicines in Stock. Painting and. Rubber Tyres a specialty. CLIPPTJN DONE B...
Eltham Shire Council. MONTHLY MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Eltham Shire Council. M: ONTHLY MEETING. The councillors met at the Shire Hall, Kangaroo Ground, on Monday, t when there were present-Crs Smed ley (president), Hubbard, Bath, White, Hewitt, Andrew, Shallard, and Brad bury. t CORRESPONDENCE. From Department of Lands, stating that the reservation of the school site s at Upper Diamond Creek is about to t oe' revoked, and asking if the council has any objection to the road around the reserve being closed.-Reports to f be submitted. . Department of Public Works, for- s warding for completion schedule of i roads occupied but unlicensed in the t Parish of Nillumbik.-Referred to the v Secretary a Same, asking to be informed if the v council is aware of any objection to a lease being granted to Mr Bourchier v for the river frontage.-Council ob- £ jects. , .- I. . I Shire of Bright, asking that a dele gate be' appointed to represent the i 'council at a conference to be held in t Melbourne on the 26th inst, for the i purpose of discussing the ...
Eltham Shire. County—Evelyn. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Eltham Shire. CoUNTT---Evelyn. PAnusnss-lBurgoyne, Sutton, Tarrawarra. part Greensborough,, *Kinglake, Monds. Nillumbik, Queenstown, Tarrawarra North. Created a District, 26th Sept., 185e. Pro claimed a Shire, 6th AprN, 1871. Bono daries adjusted, 31st May, 1M12. LoA.Ns-£5000; Sinking Fund--~397. President-Cr J. Smedley. Counuillors. SoeaTH R oxa4 Name Address- Retires Aug. Joseph Bromrley Shallard Elthasr 19213 J. W. H Bradbury Eltham 1922 Ernest J. Andrew Eltha tn la 3: NonTmHie;. RrDErs. Alexander Campbell, Kinglake 192L Herbert lewitt, J.P'. St. Andrew'§ 192" Robert C. While* Kangaroo Ground, 19"2: EASTERN RIDrIN;. Joseph, Smedley* Yarra Glewn 1921 William Hubbard, J.P.* Steel's Creek 1922: Chas. Hicks Bath,.J.P.i Yarra Glen 192, * Has been President. Council meets at Shire Office, Kangaroc Ground, First Monday-in. month at II a.m Secretary attends office from 10 to 4. OFICFRas. Secretary, Valuer and Collector-P. J. M'Mahon. Engineer-Charles John M'Oormack, c.E.,. - 430 Little C...
Creensborough. OBITUARY. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Greensborough, OBITUARY. (FROM A CORRESPONDENT.) A large circle of friends and acquaintances will regret the death of Mr. E. C. Purcell, &nbsp; who died after an operation for an internal trouble in the Melbourne Hospital on Satur- day, the 1st inst., at the age of 62 years. The deceased gentleman was born at &nbsp; Badger's Point, near Queenstown, the dis- trict at that time being better known as the Caledonia Diggings. On his marriage the young couple settled down at Greensborough, where the duty of rearing a family of four sons and four daughters was worthily ful- filled. The eldest son, James, made the supreme sacrifice at Builecourt in May, 1919. The second son, Edward, also enlisted, and was in camp when the armistice was signed. For the past 30 years "Ted," as he was familiarly called, was an employee of the Heidelberg Shire Council, his conscientious work being an object lesson of skilful and cheerful industry to the thousands of travel lers on the main and b...
Wonga Park. BENEFIT SOCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Wonga Park. (. (FROM OUR CORKESPQNDENT) . BENEFIT SOCIAL. The social evening tendered to Mr A. Leslie, a returned soldier, who lost his four-roomed house by fire was a great success ; and, although the night was very cold a -large attendance of the public was present, the result being that £I2 tos hasbeen handed over to Digger Leslie. FALL; OF. SNOW. .. Something unusual happened on Friday, 3oth ult., by a fall of large snow flakes the'size rqf a person's hand com ing' down, -which -was quite a novel 'site, the Dandenong Rangesbeinga very pretty when snow-capped; the same also applies to the mountains all round for miles. ELECTING TRUSTEE. On Saturday evening, I.st July, Mr :L. Burch was, nominated for the 1osiion of a trustee to the local. M e chanics Institute. The nomination is to be forwarded to the Governor-in Council tor approval. -, .? ,, u ,,= -' =,
THE QUEENSTOWN TRAGEDY. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
THE. QUFEN?,'OWN?" TRAGEDY. SAlbert Thomas Otto Miller, 17, of Queens-. town, who was committed for trial:in con-.. .nection witi the shooting of the four-year pld.,Jiple ,gir.l. Rose ,Lilian Newing, wasi before ihe General Sessions yesterday. .Thec jury retired for a few minutes and returned. a verdict of not guilty, and the lad was discharged. He was quietly cougratulated by his relatives and frieuds outside the court .The tragedy occurred through the lad taking a gun down from the kitchen wall to frighten some chickens, not knowing it was loaded, and swinoing it round in the yanrd, it' went off and killed'the child. He was broken hearted over what he had done, and picked the child up and placed her on a sofa. Mr. Maxwell appeared for the lad in court.
HIS REWARD. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
HIS REWARD. MIr. Brown's business kept him so occupied during the daytime that he had little opportunity to enjoy the society of his own children. One day, however, Mr. Brown, reproached by the wistful eyes of his seven-year-old daughter, invited the little girl to go with him for a long walk. She was a shy, silent, small per son, and during the two hours' stroll not a single word could Mr. Brown induce the little maid to- speak, but her shining eyes attested that she ap preciated his efforts to amuse her indeed, she fairly glowed with sup pressed happiness. Just before they reached home, however, the child managed-but only after a tremendous struggle with her inherent timidity-to find words to express her gratitude. "Papa, what flower do you like beat ?" she asked. "Why, I don't know, my dear-wall flower, I think." "Then," cried the little girl, beam ing with gratitude, "that's what T'U plant on your grave."
COSTLY CURTAILMENT. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
COSTLY CURTAILMENT. Richard Rake was the scapegrace nephew of a well-to-do uncle, and al ways shocked that precise gentleman and his good lady by his abbreviated forms of speech and correspondence. It chanced that uncle was taken suddenly ill; hence the wire Richard sent to a relative : "Dear Tom.-Uncle Sam's dying." Later, another telegram followed from the same hand : "Dear Tom.-He's dead-come to the fun." 'And no attempts to explain be meant "funeral" could satisfy his be reaved aunt, who immediately sent nim "empty away."
PROFESSIONAL HONOUR. [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
PROFESSIONAL HONOUR. "Well, sir," said the chemist, "your trouble is very simple. Just an or dinary cold. I think this little pre paration will put you right. Just one dose every night before retiring. Thank you, sir I Three-and-six pence !" "What !'" cried the customer, look ing at the tiny bottle. "Three-and sixpence for this ?" "Yes, sir ! The chief drug used in that preparation is very scarce just now, and consequently the price has risen." "Don't talk rot," said the custom er. "Why, I've been a chemist my self for years, and I- know exactly--" "OIi, well, why di?n't you tell me so at frst ? In that ease, fourpence halfpemnny, please !" Winkle: "My' wife would make a good member of Parliament." Hinkle : "Why ? " Winkle : "She's always introducing bills into the h6use.". 0.
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Advertiser — 7 July 1922
Bereavement Notice. MRS. A. J. McDonald, Mr and Mrs H. &nbsp; Thomson and Family desire to &nbsp; THANK all kind friends for letters, cards, telegrams, and personal expressions of sympathy in their sudden sad bereavement. "Kinglake." &nbsp; &nbsp; In Memoriam. NINK.—In fond remembrance of our lov- ing friend, Minnie, who died at Queens- town, July 9th, 1918. R.I.P. Loved and remembered. —Inserted by Teresa and Kathleen Bren- nan.