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THE WEATHER. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
STHE WEATHER. In Victoria, when twoare con~versin together The subject begins with the state of the weather; And 'tis ever the same, both with young and and with old It is either too hot, or else 'tis too cold; 'Tis either too wet, or else 'tis too dry : The glass is too low, or else 'tis too high. But if nall had their wishes once bungled to gether, The devil himself couldn't live in the weather. A POuLIC MEETISG will be held in the Town Halnl, on Tuesday evening, the 19th inst., at 8 o'clock, for the purpose of protesting against the action of the Legislative Council respecting the Adult Soffrago Bill. Thie Mayor (Cr. T. Fogorty) will preside. Speokers:-Mios Spence, S.A.; M1esdnmes 31cSweeney, Roth, Rickarby, Devonport, Trestrail, and Smyth; and Messrs. Prendergast, M.L.A.; Barker, J.P.; C. Drake, M. Miller, and C. Davidson. BICYCLES! BICYCLES!-Bicycles that will bear inspection and trial, have all the latest improvements, Diamond frames, Tangent spokes, Ball bearings to all parts...
TO-MORROW'S FIXTURE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
TO-MIORROW'S FIXTURE. North Melbourne v. Carlton, on -the ground of the latter Albion United play.Albert Park to morrow, on the South Melbourne Cricket Ground. Meet at J. Robey's at 2.15 shanrp. Albion teamn-Armstrong. Dick. Dunn, Doyle, Fox (3), Greenwood, Jacobsn on, ontgomerie, Noonan, Platt, TIrotTrt?e?l n.; trnger?-nelg rullt?loarll Walsh, Williams, Howell, Grant, Smith, Morris, Brasher, Woodbridge. WVest BMelbourne r. Hawthorn, on North Melbourne Recreation Renscre. St. Moarys v. Waltham, at Richmond. North Melbourne Juniors v. Royal Park Crescent, at Royal Park.
FOOTBALL NOTES. Secretaries kindly send in their Results not later than Tuesday Evenings, to secure insertion. Please place same in Editor's Box. NORTH MELBOURNE v. SOUTH MELBOURNE. A GREAT GAME. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
FOOTBALL NOTES. Secretaries kLindli send in their Results nnt liter than T'usdaiy Everinls, to secure insertion. Please place same iu Editor's Box. SBy S.sturvonu. NORTH MELBOURNE v. SOUTH MELBOURNE. A GREAT GAME. TtESE two clubs met for tile thile first time this season on thle Soulth Meolourne Cricket Ground, on Saturday, when, notithstmltding thoolioaerulsseaItler prevailing, a large crowd assembled. The North team was somewhat different ly constituted front that which took the field against. Williamstown on the previous Saturday-the Tnylors (2), Tuckwell, and Carter (who gained his experience with the Cumberland), taking tihe places of 1H1. Rutlecy, cNee, Melnc erney, and Quilligan. Owintg to the vagaries of the Permit Commnnittee, :'Joker" Hall was again an onlooker. Soirntlh had their best teamn out, and a finc,'strapping lot of fellows they are iortllpla"ers-sufferinv-rcrc umnchlbsy pcoaparison in tthe matter of physique. Roberts was central umpire, and carried out his duties...
VICTORIAN FISH PROTECTION SOCIETY & ANGLERS' CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
VICTORIAN FISH PROTECTION SOCIETY & ANGLERS' CLUB. THE usual weekly meeting of the above society was held at the Bull and Mouth Hotel, Bourke-street, on Friday evening, 8th inst.; Mr., Roberterguson, Presi dent, in the chair. A fair attendance of members present. Tile minutes of the previouns meeting were readand confirmed. nEPORTS. MIr. F. K. Cox related his trip to Atn's Creek, which resulted very poorly from an angler's point of view. A letter was reatd from Mr. A. Fretnch, at nagambie, as follows:-On 3rd I got nearly 201bs. weight of fish-one cod 41bs., one ncatfish 2Ilbs., and a lot of Ilb. bream. On 4th, in 45 minutes, one cod 2.lbs., and several nicebreamn. On 5th, i01bs. weight of mixed mish, including one cod Gblbs. The annual report of thie Geelong Acclimatisation Society was received, and also a nmember's ticket, in considera tion of donation given by the C;ub. Thie report states that dluring the past season the following Ifry were sent out: -17,251 brown trout, a...
ALBION UNITED v. ESSENDON DISTRICT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
ALBION UNITED v..ESSENDON DISTRICT. THESE two clubs met last Saturday on tile North Melbourne Recreatiuon Reserve, and the game resulted in a win for tile Albion by 7 goals 7 behinds to 5 behinds. The goal-kickers were D. Greenwood ("), D. Fox (2), J. Prott, J. Grant, and E. Sloan, for tho winners. W. Stranger (back) was tip-top, J. Dunn and J. Sigmont (half-back), J. Prott, WY, Platt, and J, Fox (following), J, D)ick (wing), J. Grant (centre), .E. Walsh (wing), and 1). Greenwood-ind 1V. Reekie (forward), pilayed splendidly. Mr. W1. McNabb gave every satisfaction as field umpire. WTestP Melbourne v. Albert Park. \Won by latter, 2 goals to, 1 goal. North Melbourne Juniors v. Pembiok. -Won by former, 3 goals to 1 goal. Royal Park Crescent v. Marlton. Won by former, 5 goals to 2 goals. Melrose v. Excelsior.--Tlis match was played on the latter's ground, Burn ley, and resulted in a win for the Mlelrose by2_ goals 11 blehinds to 1 goal 6 behinds. The ,felrose goal-kickers were Torpey and...
RUNNING SHOTS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
RUNNING SHOTS. North a bit weak in the back line a six-footer wanted. Billy Windlcy top-sawyer last Satur nay. - Tom O'Dea very little behind-best high mark now playing. "Sisso" a bit "off "-influenza. Billy Stuckey has got his head screwed on the right way-makes a splendid captain. Montgomerie-tricky as you make them. "Takes nine tailors to make a man" -only two to make North's team " Snadger" and "Jack" both in great form. Did you see that run of McDougall's ? Quilligan and McNee in next Satur day-probably Dave Reid. Billy Carlton a rare sprinter-legs too well-bred, &e. Joker's permit again refused-on what grounds ? " Fattah" was in the thick of it last Saturday. Train up Bobby; you seemed p1l out on Saturday. Billy Graham did his usual slhTo of graft. Dave Currie-a Trojan in the nick. Now then Cumberland-what's gone wrong ? _
ARCHITECTURAL AND ENGINEERING ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA. ADDRESS BY MR. W. H. WEBB. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
ARCHITECT'URAL AND ENGI NEERING ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA. ADDREssOi rb M. W.. . Wi'EIn. (Fromn the Buildingq and Engineering Journal and Juilders NewVcts, April 9th, 1896.) Gentlemen.-In coming before you this evening at this inaugural meeting of our session, I do not propose to deal with thie .technical aspects ot our profession. I propose rather to review its presentt depressed state, with the causes thereof, and any prospeets there are of a revival. Few will, 1 think, question the depressed state of the building tnrle. and the consequent effict on our pro fession. The neesare only too plainfully apparent in the paucity of work being dote in our city and suburbs; so little of all that which was so pleasing to the architect's eye four and five yea?s ago, as ie pussed through the streets and saw the large quantities of materials being taken to the various builsings in ?course of erection, the many hoardings ond scaffoldings occupying the streets anti indicating the operations within,...
NORTH MELBOURNE C.Y.M. SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
NORTH MELBOUENE C.Y.M. : SOCIETY. THeI above society held a Ladies' Invita tiQoichidiiifree Night, on Monday, the 11th'inst, iii St. Mary's Schoolroom, Vic taori-street. Shortl after ei~lht ~'lock Misse Cissy Cleary took her sent at the plino and opened the programn e by giving some pianoforte selections, and accompailed Mr. H. Drape whilst sing ing his comic song " My Little Lot." Mr. Drape's capability as a comnic singer is too well known to need any comment. Miss Maggie Donovan andl Mr. Harry O'Brien then alternately replaced Miss Cleary at the piano, and kept the lovers of the light fantastic busy for an hour. Mtr. Jas. Kelly, M.C., hlaving announced that refreshments were ready, lead the comnpiny to the tables, which were gaily dressed and plentifully supplied with the delicacies of the season, awaiting them. The President, Mr. J. Brodie, announced having received apologies from Rev. Father horris, Dr. O'Donnell, and other gentlemen, expressing regret at not being able tobe pre...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
ANGLING NOTES. :---~----· THE ANGLERS' DEPOT ..For FISHiNG, TACKLE. GREENIIEART BOAT IRODS, 4 joints, 7/6 cach. RODS .nld REELS lepalired. Sandworms Fresh Daily. Salted Whitebait iorDayFlohingb. J. SCOTT, CROMWELL BUILDINGS, 364 0BOUKE-ST., Melbourne. Public Notices. *FREEMASON'SHOTEL, !~ Opposite Benevolent Asylum. Mrs. M. GATELY, Proprietress. Good Accommodation for Boarders on most reasonable terms. BILLIARD TABLE, PIANO, BxATIIS, &C. Best brands of stockonly. NOTICE TO FootbaBllers aind Athletes r If at your game you wish to rise, You shouhl TOOTELL'S EUCALYPTU~S PATRONIStE. You can obtain it dlirect from tht Distil lery anl Guaranteed Pure, for 1/- per pint; Single Gallon, 0/-; 4 Gallons, 21/-. S. TOOTELL, 182 Victoria-street, West Melb., Near 'icto'ia Marktet. PATERSON'S CourtHouseHotel C/o Errol & Queensberry Streets, North 1VMelbourne. Ilest Brands of Ales. Wines, andt Spirits. Splendlid Billiard Table, recently refitted with new cloth, new cues, &e. ...
TRAMWAYS. NORTH MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN BAND BY DAY. GREEN LIGHT AT NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
TRAMWAYS; NORTHI MELBOURNE LINE. GREEN BAND nY DAY. GnrEe LIGHT AT NIGHIIT. First Car leaves Flemington Bridge Week Days at .45 a.m. ; Sundays at 1.40 p.m. First Car leaves Flinders-street WVeek Days at 6.7 n.m.; Sundays at 2.5 p.m. Last Car leaves Flemington Bridge WVeek Days at 11.5 p.m.; Snaturdys at 11.35 p.m.; Sundays at 10.10 p.m. SLast Car leaves Flinders-street \VeekDays at 11.30 p.m.; Saturdays at 12 p.m. ; Sundays at 10.35 p.m. Fare from Flinders-street to Fleming ton Bridge Sd. Connection made at Flemington Bridgewith Mooneo Ponds Omnibus Line. Through Fare, 4d. Transfers allowed at Queensberry-st., to \Vest Melbourne Line, und rice versa.
ST. MARY'S (C. OF E.) LITERARY SOCIETY. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
-S1 - IMA- RY??(C.-ors E-)LITERARY SOCIETY. TuE ordinary meeting of the above so ciety was held in the Schoolroom, Howard-street. on Friday evening, Mhiy 8th. The attendance was good ; and the subject for debate an interesting one. Mr. G. C. Arnold, who occupied the chair, carried out tile duties in an efficient manner. The first part of the meeting was de voted to routine busineos, included in which was the election of office-bearers, and resulted as follows: President, Rev. Canon Carlisle; Vice Presidents, Rev. F. H. Gibbs, Professor Mlorris, Messrs. Bodycomb, G. C. Ar nold, Moorehouse, and Ferguson; Seec retary, Mr. W. H. Ward; Committee, Messrs. W. B. Arnold and G. Walter. Several other items of important busi ness relating to the society were discussed and dealt with, after which the members proceeded to debate the paper delivered by the Rev. F. H. Gibbs, at a previous meeting, which was entitled " Objects of a Literary Society." The first speaker was the Rev. Canon Carlisle, w...
MELBOURNE CITY COUNCIL. BOURKE WARD. ALDERMAN. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 15 May 1896
MELBOURNE CITY COUNCIL. BOURKE WARD. ALDEliO.N. Samuel Amess ... retires 9th Nov., 1899 .CouNsclLLoas. Jacob Marks ... retires lstNov., 1890( James )Dyou ... ,, - ,, 1897 Richard Blowen... ,, ,, 1898 Assessons. Uenry H. Bindon, John Lettey. RATE COLLECTOR. R. Sparks.
TELEGRAPH MONEY ORDERS. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 22 May 1896
TELEonAnH MoNotr ORDElrS. e. d. Victoria ... Under £5 .;. 1 0 South Australia ,, ... 3 0 Queensland ... ,. ... 4 0 Tasmania ... ,, ?... 3 0 New South WVales .. . ... , Perth, W.A.. .. ,, ... 4 0 Victoria ... Under £10 ... 1 0 South Australia' ,, ... 4 0 Queensland ... ,, ... 5 0 Tasmania ... ,, ... 4 0 New South Wales ,, ... 8 0 Perth, WV.A. ... ,, ... 5 0
MONEY ORDER OFFICE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 22 May 1896
MONEY" ORDER OFFICE. Onice hours-l0 n.m. to 3 p.m., Sa turdays 10 i.m. to noon. Payable in Victoria: Not exceeding £5 .......... Gd.' -?kove £5j-but notexceed; £10 i--1s. ,, £10, ,, ,, £15 - ls. Gd. ,, £15, ,, ,, £20 - 2s. Payable in New Soutlh Wales, South Australia, Western Australia, Queens land, Tasmania, and New Zealand: s. d. Not exceeding £2 ..... ... G ,, a ... ... I 0 ,, 7 ... ... 1 0 ,, 10 .... .... 2 0 ,, 12 .. ... 2 6 ,, 15 ... ... 3 0 ,, ] 7 ... ... 3 C ,, 20 ...... 4 0 Payable in Great Britain and Ireland, France, Canada, Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, China, India, Japan, Macao, Mauritius, United States, &c.: s. d, Not exceeding £2 ... ... 1 0 Above £2, but not exceed. £5 - 2 , ,, £5, but not exceed. £7 - 3 6 ,, £7, but not exceed. £10 - 5 0
NORTH MELBOURNE TOWN COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 22 May 1896
NonT f MKLBOURNEI Tows CoUsilC. Mayor, Mr. T. Fogarty, J.P. Eastern WYardnl-Mr. J. Girdincr; Mr. W. H. Fuller, J.iP.; Mr. J. larwise, J.P. Middlo Ward-i Mr. T. Fogarty, J.P.; r.r GSCart,:ri V.W1Y._dick. \Vetern Ward-Mr. P. Costello; MIr. J. C. Steel, J.P.; PMr. J. G. Pet!rio. Town Clerk, Mlr. 11. J. landall. late Collector, Mr. J. Kearnley. Surveyor, Mr. 1. M?evcr?' Health Oflicer, Dr. Whitaker. Insepctor, Mi'E. E. agnus.
THE ABBOTSFORD-STREET DRAINAGE. [Newspaper Article] — North Melbourne Courier and West Melbourne Advertiser — 22 May 1896
THE AttIIOTSFOanD-STnET DRAINAGEa. -In our Inasl issue we referred to tile difficulty the North MIelbourne Council had in contelnding with the drainage near tile junction of Abboteford and Haines streets, and certain other adja cent thorouglhfres, and tile discomfort complained of hy ratepayers resident in this locality durig thie rainy season. The matter was, on Monday night, re ferred to Mr. M\lvor, the surveyor, to report on, SEWE?RAoE OPEnATIOes.-Thle'?West Melbourne side of Victorina-street, which is under the control' of the City Council, is being opened up in conection withl the sewerage operations.! Only a .hort tinlei nfgo the surface whlich is now being bro ken was relaid with new metal, and it seems a pity that the fact thl!at the sew erage works would soon be commenced was lost sight of, and ithus improvements effected onlyto be destroyed again.?, 'AerPOIT31EisT.-Ot-i Monday night a letter was received by tihe North Mel bourne Council, froml tihe Government, enclosing an...