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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
|r; MARRIAGE. jt':: ? BOBERTS — STEIN.— On Thursday, July 25th p-- ' ? J at All Saints', Parramatta, Arthur Edwavdf * V y/§ fourth son of John Roberts, of BurtoMp '-**y JJM Trent, England, to Catherine, 4j*edV if'.. ' £ daughter of Mr. C. Stein, of Parraiwta. ii IN MEMORIAM. i., CADDEN. — In loving remembrance of my w dear mother, Maria Cadden, who deputed j this life Jnly 28th, 1894, aged 54 yeart. ;// ' Blessed are they that put their trust Jo tire tyfj Lord, for they shall see God.' O^y y yT Inserted by her loving son and daughp£r£n ifj law, E. J. andE. Cadden. il\ — . — fi, ~i THE Cnmbcrianii Jrw |Jms. SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 1895.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
? ? ? ? n ? — ? /J / J9^ ' 'Tif; not in mortals to con^U^^Mccess . p«y y 13ut we'll do better, Sempronius — we'll / / deserve it.' JHL Latest Novelties in High Art Jewellery. A Large Stock of Spectacles & Eyeglasses to select L MAXIMUM VALUE. ^???Pr MINIMUM COST. THE LEADING WATCHMAKER AND JEWELLER, Goldsmith's Hall, Parramatta. NOTICE TO ADVERTISERS. It will facilitate business, and prevent mistakes if all orders for Advertisements In the Fbee Press bear on the face of them the number of insertions intended to be given ; otherwise they are liable to be inserted until countermanded and charged accordingly. Individuals / ordering on account of Clabs, Asso- , ciations, and soch like are held per* / tonally liable for due payment | -' JOHN BLACK AND CO. j Births, H&rriageB & Deaths. Prepaid Advertisements under these headings ! I? 24 words, 1 /? ; over 34 words, 2/- each insertion.
EARLY CLOSING. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
EARLY CLOSING. In these days of small profits and of humane sentiments — when an effort is being made to minimise the wear and tear of business on men and material — is it not possible to institute (or re institute) some local reform as regards the hours of labour of shop employees. Can we not restore to Parramatta an early-closing system ? It is generally agreed that (except, perhaps, on Saturday evenings) the business done after night fall scarcely pays expenses. But as a matter of bet there is no reason worth mentioning why the little business now done after 6 p.m. could not be jqst as well done during daylight — or at least before 6 o'clock. There is no force in the contention that competition foroes long hours on shop-owners or I their employees. It is not competition — but publicopinion — thatregulates the hours of labour. For, clearly, competi tion may be and is restrained within limits, and these limits are determined either by legal enactment, or, preferably perhaps, by pub...
THE PARRAMATTA PARK [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
THE PARRAMATTA PARK. Thk death of our late respected townsman, Mr. A. Payten, J.P,, re minds ns that in connection with our local institutions, there is kept up a constant stream of change of manage ' ment. The death of the Chair man of the Park Trust meanB that another name will sooner or Bi&r later be mentioned in connection Bp*.'- . with what is a position of some ®p?- honour and more usefulness. Who KpV.~ ever may be selected to go forward and Rv? assist tbe old trustees with the work of improving and safeguarding that noble piece of the people's heritage, Parra fete'-'r'' matta Park, it is gratifying to know gBK'. that at present efforts are being made, to Ki-i;!..- spend the small sums of money at the ify.'1. , disposal of the Trust, to the best advan j|? tage. Painting work is going on at $%???'' ' the Park frontages ; the ranger's cottage PX has been renovated ; some of the drains 8;' .'. and the waterholes are being cleaned out;: tod farther tree-planting is pro 's?...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
A BJPiunanatta men know, Dowku. 0'Eehi.t 2x ? made bis meteor-Ilk* d*ih upon the political citadel of Fatrunatla with tne grand word* of CisLtu ringing from hli lip. We intend it as m little compliment, therefore, to, the gallant oolt when we quote tram ' Sartor BMArtas' to-day. If auch words were lerved Up ever and anon, the body politic would never get » mi^holeaome as it sometimes does, TIOB A BEEAKFAgT BELI8H, Jj ' TktOpb bOBN MEAL BBEAD 'And . ????-- ' . ' V WHEAT MEAL BBEAD, The two Bost .Zhlqgs 'in Bre»d that have been -iAaMft]&*-noniafla.V' . PMJVEBED gyEBVWHKBE. - . / /. Gbangert Machine Bread Factory,
KELLYVILLE. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
K kT.T.y v 1 1 .T.T1 Kellyville to the front I We have daily evidence of this in the oart loads of building material passing up the road. Mr. Matthew Davis, we believe, is now building a nioe cottage on his portion of the Elphinstone Estate. We however require rain very badly, as water is getting very scarce ; and the orchards, between the frost and drought, am not looking as well as they might. Advantage is being taken of digging the dried-up watlrholes to deepen them, in anticipation of the much-required rain. This is all the more necessary, as the army of ' Juven ile Good Templars' is on the inorease.
ROOKWOOD. Departure of Rev. B. Rhodes. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
ROOKWOOD. Departure of Bev. B. Rhodes. In the Congregational Chureh on Thursday night, a farewell meeting was held jn connection with the departure of the Bev, B, Bhodes to Onehunga, Auokjand, Sew Zealand. Mr. B. Slee, Mayor, presided. An address expres sive of the value of the reverend gentle man's services in the past and best wishes for his future was nresented nn faehalf of the church bv Mr. T. Corbett. The recipient .feelingly replied. Ad dieses were given by the Bev. Buchan, M.A., secretary of the Congregational Union ; T. Forsaith, G. Campbell, B. T. Hills, and Fletcher (Wesleyan minister), There was a fairly large Mr tendanoe, Mr. Bhodes left for New , Zealand by the Manapouri on Wednes day ; a number of the townspeople at tending him to the steamer tot wish ^ ton epi/age, .
Baptist Church. PARRAMATTA. GRAND SALE OF WOR. MACQUARIE HALL. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
Baptist Church. I PABBAMATTA. GBAND SALE OF 'WOBK. MACQUABIE HALL. A grand Sale of Work in connection with the Baptist Church, Parramatta, was opened at Mocquarie Hall, Mac quarie-street, Parramatta, on Thurs day afternoon last. The hall was handsomely decorated with flags, ferns, palms, bulrushes, flowers and garlands; the effect secured being the best tribute that could have been paid to the Beif denying character of the work which had been carried out by those interested, prominent amongst whom were the Messrs. Atkinson, Hr. Whiteford, and others. Among those noticed in the hall at tbe time of opening the sale were the Bev. J. Straughen, Mr. and Mrs. W. Doyle; Miss Houison, the Mayor (Mr. C. J. Byrnes), Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Willis and Miss Willis ; Mr. H. Taylor, J.P., Alderman Withers, Bev. P. J. Stephen, Bev. E. Price, Bev. J. D. Brown, Mrs. and Miss Brown, Mr. A. Brown, Mrs. A. Brown, Mr. and Miss Hugh Dixon, Miss Gbivers, Mrs. and Miss C. Waugh, Miss Sherwin, Mrs. and Miss J. O...
DURAL. The Elections. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
DUBAI.. The Elections. The election being over, we have settled down into our usual quiet groove ; although there was very little excite ment here during the campaign. Mr. Garrard's absolute majority was antici pated from the start, and, although he did not poll as many at Dural as at the previous election, his supporters seemed quite satisfied with the general result. If they are not, they ought to be I There can be no doubt Mr. O'Conor's land tax ' bogie ' scared a few ; but he will have to make great improvement in his poli tical ideas before he can hope to get the inside running of our present member. He says that Mr. Garrard has had fifteen years' experience, and, if he had the same, he would be ' up shoulders with him.' ' Perhaps so,' some one said, ' but what would be doing in that fifteen years, while you were getting tbe necessary experience ? '
ATTACKED BY PARALYSIS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
ATTACKED BY PARALYSIS. Polioe-Sergeant James Robertson, at present stationed at Parramatta, had a paralytio seizure on Saturday evening last while visiting some friends in Macquarie-street He was at once removed to the Distriot Hospital, where the medical officers gave all possible attention to the case ; bnt, up to the time of going to press yesterday (Friday), without any marked benefit to the sufferer. The patient's left side la affected, the result of hemorrhage on the brain, and he is unable to speak or to show more than the lowest Indications of conscious ness. Sergeant Robertson is a much-respected member of the force, and has been associated with Parramatta station since April, 1R94. We understand that this is the third attack of the kind from which he has suffered. The Parramatta Park Trust are making great improvements lately, considering the limited money at disposal. At the Parramatta Police Court on Friday, two ' dealers ' camped for some time in tne neighbourhood of Wo...
Sherbrooke Electors and the Land Tax. TO THE EDITOR OF THE FREE PRESS [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
Sherbrooke Electors and the Land Tax. To TBE EutTOB OF TBE FB£E pKESti Sir, I believe that many small land -holders | in Sherbrooke voted for Mr. Garrard and the taxation proposals because of the very liberal exemptious and the smallness of the tax. Mr. Garrard, in his speeches, advocated the land tax proposals, and their details in sueh flowery and forcible language (not veir forcible arguments) that many electors, unless they thought out the whole matter carefully for themselves, would be led to support them. This land-tax proposal is the thin end of the wedge, which, before many years, may be driven home, and then scores of eleotors may regret the vote they gave at the recent election. We have in this colony, as elsewhere, the so. ; called Labour party, the Single-takers, and others working hard for a heavy land-tax. The i preseut proposal its largely the result of their work. Will they likely rest satisfied with tbe tax of a Id ? Certainly not. When the Gov. ernment bring iu the...
DUNDAS. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
DUHDAS. fr08'. of last Mr. G. M'Kee.oIErmlngton.shotaUrge 6 inches, M? ^Qat «o°d, and on hla . Worn Mr, Mi&e met him with a done, of . hot Jsiul- Thie should be a warning to hq&i- mefl j (aq4 to sqakes, too). T* ' - , lite work of building bridges md oolvmfa. - * an^ faming Qaairy-r«&4 U lost 'oqmsleted. _ conferring great credit on Mr! A. M$& |£: ,? cMMraeir °nr °TWMer °* WorlpB^wid VU , At The £a«aar, Mwdi^ 'jjfciu, £wri.' : nattn, oyer £31 was reason theflryt tby, : ^ Mn. J, c. 3aiker had ch&roe of the rmirioai - ' , Some |MH; otto jruni;.* ? chard we _op safe i .^jwdi Ife N ,,%^twfc^^phi^j6o6d iheil«rttat x,r^,y'-am
Nr. R. J. Anderson's Accident. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
Nr. B. J. Anderson's Accident News continues .to arrive of the satis factory progress towards recovery of the victim of the late accident, Mr. B. J. Anderson. It is said that when the ones of the injured man were heard is suing from the Tannery at the time his hand was being crashed to palp in the cruel rollers, those close by feared that someone was literally being torn to pieces in the machinery. Though the accident was sad as it was, it is realised with thankfulness, by most of our folk, that it was a mercy the young man's arm was not torn right out. Mr. Bivers Lloyd, of Smithfield, the eminent vocalist, intends Bhortly to give a grand cantata there in aid of St. James' Church funds.
SMITHFIELD Bobberies. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
SMITHFEELD. Bobberies. On Monday night, some evilydis posed person, or persons, broke into the premises of our well-known storekeeper, Mr. Carter, and got away with a large quantity of tobacco and.some cash. The . tobacop had only lately been got in.; and over. 25lbs were carried away. Strange to say, the burglars did not take all tbe valuable goods they got «near, perhaps because some of the said goods were wrapped up in brown paper, and there was nothing on the outside of the parcels to indicate what was inside. A. few other small goods were removed. A s\mi of money— about £5— had been left in the cash drawers, and the thieves tookthat, of course. Entrance wasgaincd into the store by force, a shutter being broken down, and the glass of the .window shattered. The matter was reported to the local constable ; but up to the time of writing, the offender or offenders had not been caught, Some of our residents think that these rob beries — which have become rather too frequent of late —...
TESTIMONIAL TO MR. TAYLOR. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
TESTIMONIAL TO MR. TAYLOR. .A meeting of ICr. H. Taylor's election com mittee washeld on Tomakr. The matter of starting a testimoBlflT lor Mr. Taylor was As* elded on, Mr. J. J. Mfller being elected trea surer. Twenty-elghi .guineas were subscribed in the room, and nnmerotts donations promised. It wu decided nesting for tto purpose of taking steps to reoognise tfc9 e*r member** services, fllie meeting referred tofts - by advertisement In another ootumu«3
PARRAMATTA AND DISTRICT PHILHARMONIC SOCIETY, [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
PABRAMATTA- AND DISTRICT PHH.HABMONIC SOCIETY. A well-attended maeaiig (X U» newly.tamed P. and D. HiilhaniibnioBoetafr wu Mi ! *». the School of AxtaT'BtiruuU*: en Maffter ewtaf (Mr. WaMort Jn ttie phatj), (or tV porpoM c I eteeUng offlMrVOta. ftfcv? log appointment. jrataloMac batons, the member forfuramatiaftlr, SowtU OTWfl)), 'and Ifayor et 4he ton* 'OH -W, Sjtm.) ; prMidmt, .Hr. l. -Skata, Oowan :«r*a I ;vtoe nmUaBta, . Jfoura; &*? ? OrQiMn,«atnr MMMMflAamtWmMff* **?. E. J. Brown; UbnitS^CrivaviailamnilttM, : (weal mnOM, W »?
"UNIVERSITY EXTENSION LECTURES. [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Free Press — 3 August 1895
UNIVERSITY EXTENSION ' LECTURES. The opening University Ertension Lecture, of the course upon the Growth of the British Empire, will be delivered by Professor Jose, in the Parramatta School of Arts, on Monday next Full particulars are given in an adver tisement Jn another oolomn. It Is hoped that our local scholars, and those interested in higher education, will assist In forwarding the Interests of the U. E. L.