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THE C.E. PARSONAGE. TO THE EDITOR OF THE CHRONICLE. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
THE C.E. PARSONAGE. TO THE EDITeR OF THF CHRWNICLE. SIm,-Referring to the letter published last week, I hope that the zeal of " English. woman" will be infections, and that'the infection will spread thronghout this wide distriet No one knows better than I do the need of steps being taken this summer to provide a new parsonage. The present one it certainly picturesque, but damp and un wholesome, especially in the winter months. The Vestry have not hitherto moved in the matter because of the general financial de pression, but I may inform " Englishwoman" that at a meeting to be held this evening a scheme will be put forth which will enable every parishioner to subscribe little or much acciording to his ability.-I am, &k., CHARLES H. BARNES.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. [We do not hold ourselves responsible for correspondents' opinions. Discussion on public topic invited, but personalities cannot be permitted.] MR. JAMES M'LEISH AND THE SHIRE SECRETARY. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
IZTTEBZETO TIM EDITOZl [We do not boll ourselves responsible for cirreapondests' opinions. Discsnsion on public topic invited, but personalities cannot be prmitted.] .MR. JAMES M'LEISH AND THE SHIRE SECRETARY. to you, denying.whst he told me concerning your Council report of July last, on the 6th lay of July I challenged him about what he said in the Council on the Saturday previons in the presence of witnesses. He (Mr. Steu art) said," I do not wish to say any more about it." On the 14th of the same month, when I was reading the specification for tree planting, when in the act of leaving the hall, lr. Steuart called me back and made the following statement of his own free will, namely, "that the report in the CHmoNICLE, that I said you (Mr. M'Leis'i) held'the tape while I measurel the bridge, and also that you were not entitled to payment for extras, was not true. What I said was when down there I forgot my ,tape, and had not time to go down since; but if he (M'Leish) has done the ...
RATES OF POSTAGE. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
RATES OF-POSTAGE. STo all pli?es" eyoind' th: uistralih n Colonies (British Noew Guinea, Fiji, and Ne HeI brides 'eiceptod), 2jd.; per half ounce. Post-cards to the United Kingdom, 2d. each. On letters to New South Wales, 'South Australia, Queensland, Tasmania, New Zealand, Fiji, British New Guinea, and New Hebrides, 2d. per half-ounce; 2d. per ounce being formerly charged. Registration of letters, packets, parcels, &c., addressed to all places, 3d. in addi ticn to the ordinary rate of postage. Owing to representations made by Imperial Government it has been decided to restrict, for the present, the reduced rate (27d) of foreign postage to the United Kingdom only, and as regards all other countries to revert to the charges made previous to the lst January, 1891, until after the Postal Congress to be held in Vienna in May next.
NEWS AND NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
NtEWS AMD NOTEL TuErDAY's qotations for Tea-Tree Com. pony's shares `Buyers, 5s.'6d.; sellers, 7s. THeRE was no business at the Yea Police Court on Tuesday. THE Local Government Amendment Bill proposes to extend the hour of polling to 5 p.m. in shires aul 7 p.m. in boroughs. THERe is on)y one case set lown for hear. tog at the County Court on Tuesday next, ari.n?s -ts atjfl e" order obtained by Duncans M sei a.et o-..... .r0 c ., A PDBIe c arr-xao will be held in the Shir X'all,natTlhFisa-t "sven o'clock next Monday evening, to appoint trustees for the Yea Public IJhrary'site and the Recreation Reserve. Townspeople shonld make a note of it. A asr.AM.Fa at the King-Parrot, at some central point to suit theStrath Creek people, is talked about If a few hundred stares were taken up in the Yea Dairy Company, and a constant -ipply of milk guaranteed, the creamery could soon be set at work. , A PETr?oTS, very numerously signed, has been sent in to.the Yea Shire Council, ask ing that steps ...
FURRED SKINS, &c. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
FURRED SKLNS, &c. Messrs. DALWETr and Coura'r, LuNITED, report on the 2nd September: hANGARIO ANDn FCRuED StKIs.-l'rime kangaroo, large and sound skins, upto 3s ; good, 2s 9l to s ; medium, Ins l to 2s; small, 9d to Is Od; wallaby, large, to Is 7d ; rabbit skins, firts, 7Fd to 10d per lb.; do., seconds, 44 to 61 per lb.; inferior and kittens, 1d to 34 per lb.; opossum skins, firsts, to 7s Gd per dozen; do., seconds, 2s 6d to3s6d per dozen; mountain skins, 15sto 2s per doz.; bear skins, 3. to 5s Od per dozen.
The Yea Chronicle. WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED The Yea Telegraph. PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 1891. THE ALEXANDRA HOSPITAL. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
thc ejtA thxonick. WITH WHICH IS INCORPORATED PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY. THURSDAY. SEPTEMBER 10, 1891. TIM ALUZA A DSPITAZL. THE Alexandra Hospital is in danger of being closed, unless help is immedi ately forthcoming. At the meeting of the Yea Shire Council, on Saturday, a letter was read from Mr. A. G. Moose, the Secretary of the Hospital, stating that it was considerably in debt, and strenuous efforts would have to be made to prevent its being closed. The Com mittee, he went on to say, naturally looked to the Council and the residents of Yea generally to extend help at a time when it was so much needed. As about 30 per cent. of the patients came from the Yea district, the annual dona tion given by the Yea Shire Council (five guineas) was, in the opinion of the Committee, not in keeping with the benefits derived by the people residing in the Yea Shire. This was very gener ally admitted by the Council, and it was unanimously agreed, on the motion of Cr. CO?NDOs, seconded by Cr. Wee ...
Railway Time Table. ALEXANDRA ROAD TO MELBOURNE." [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
Railway Timo Ta1o1 ALEXANDRA ROAD TO MIELDOUR'. lst. 2nd. h Mixd Miud Alexandra s. D. s. D. A.M. P.M. Road dep. 7,.5 5 101 Cathkin ... 0 5 - 7 20 5 25f Molesworth 1 2I 09 - 7 30 535 Balham ... 110 1 3 7 45 5!5:' Cheviot ...2 41 7 '7.0 6.1.: YTea 3 20arr. 8 10 615 dep. S 25 030 Homewood.. 3 1 2 '7 - 3 45 645 Kerrisdale... 4 1 3 3- 9 3 7 1 Trawool ... 5 10 3 11 - 9201 7 15 arr. O 50 730 Tallarook ... 7 0 4 I Exp. Exp. tdep. 10 20 63 Mlelbourne... 160 311 0 arr. 11 51.9 4 SMELBOURxNE TO ALE.XANDI ROAD. Pass. Pass. A.M. IP.M. Melbourne... 1st. 2nd. dep. 70 2 s. D. S.D. arr. 95 73 Tallarook ... .9 3 6 dep. 10o30 82? Trawool ... 10 6 7 0 - 10 55 8 40 Kerrisdale ... 11 3 7 6 - 11 15 8 M Iomewood...12 3 8 3 - 11 33 9 10 1an 1 559. Yea ... 13 31 9 0 dp. r.M. 9 35 Cheviot ... 13 0 9 3 - 12 .5 9 4. S12 19 Balham .....14 3 9 6 - 12 3010 0 Molesworth 15 310 3 - 12 451013 Cathkin ...115 6110 3 - 1 10 10 40 Alexandra Road ...16 311 0 arr. 1 2510 55 Change trains at Tallarook.
MELBOURNE CATTLE MARKET. TUESDAY, 8TH SEPTEMBER. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
MELBOURNE CATTLE MARKET. TemSDA, Srn SzrrEMBna. FAT SnEEr.-28,OO0 penned. A greater number of merino ewes than usual. Demand dull; prices 6d to is lower, and some lots failed to find purchasers at quotations ruling. Prime crossbred wethers, from 16s to 16s 6d; prime crnsubred ewes, 1"2s 6d to 14. 3d; prime merino wethers, 12. 63 to 16, accord mg to weight, a few eatrs do. do., from 16s to16s6d; good do. do., lls to 12s; mid dling do. do, 9s to 10s; prime merino ewes, 9 to 10s 64; extra, to 12s; others, from 6s; drafts of shorn merino wethers, Ts to 9s &1, according to quality ; drafts of shorn merino ewes, 5s to 6s.
No Title [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
We cannot enter into correspondence about this competition, unless stiamps for reply and addressed envelopes are sent each time. Results and names of successful guessers will be sent to every= body who sends two penny stamps and addressed envelope, and not otherwise. F. M. CLEMrEirS, Newt'own, Sydney.
COMMERCIAL. MELBOURNE PRODUCE MARKETS. MELBOURNE, LAST NIGHT. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
MELBOURNE P'RODUCE MARKETS. [Br ELEacru TELcnAPH.] (romx ocU owN cORBEsPOsrD\T.) MELBOURNE, LAST ;rIGHT. Messrs. W. 31'ILwoC cand Co. report: CHoEsn.--Somewhat easier; good prime. 6d to 6d ; one special lot, 81d; inferior and medium, 31d to 5j1. "Burr?a.-Potted: Prime new weekly, Sid to 83d ; prime spring, fit for counter trade, 5id to 7d; old and inferior, 21d to 41d. Fresh: Owing to the absence of an export demand, the market has suffered a consider able decline. Best dairies sold at 8l to 9ld; a few higher; good ordinary lots and lump, 7d to 7(d: inferior lower. Eeco.-Od to 9id per dozen. CARCASE PORK.-On Friday the weather was unsuitable and the market easier; prime light weights sold at 3dd to 4d; prime heavy, 21d to 3d; inferior, 3d to 3d per lb. PonLvz7.-Mloderate demand for prime.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
Oeamsnt MedvrsmPrnt, APPLICATION FOR A -GOLD' MINING " LEASE. IN Pnuraaace of tl ActofParliament 54 Victoria, No. 1,120, Section 64, it is hereby Notified that after the expiration of one month from the date hereof it is in tended to grant the lease undermeotioned, subject to such excisions, modifications, and reservations as may be necessar?s Bsucnwarar DIsragsr -Yc DIvtos.'O No. 2,836.-15 years. E. 4.:Wilsn, 17a. Or. 2p, Cathkin. A. R. OUTTRIM, . Minter of Mines. Office of Mines,? Melbourne, August 31, 1891. APPLICATIONS FOR GOLD'MINING LEASES. IN Psonaace of the Act of Parliament 5i Victorian No. 1,120, Section 69, it is hereby Notified tha after the expiration of one month from the date hereof it is in. teided to orant the liass indermeutioded, subject to such excaisions, modifications, and reservation as may be necessary. BEECHWOBI R DIsrfucr-Ys DIFmsIox. No. 2,822.-15 years. J. B. Dean and another, as. Or. 15p., Pariah of Windham. No. 2,87.-15 yeas.M .T. Scott, 20s. Or. Op., P...
WOMAN. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
EGHTn hours work, eight hours sleep, eight hours play, that is the cry of the I mechanic of to-day.- We, however, have no sympathy with such cries, we 4 do not believe in men who want to a work but eight hours and keep their I butchers, bakers, grocers, chemists, and even wives at work from twelve to six teen hours daily. Wives' lives now-a days., are too. freguedtly lives of drudgery, up at 5 asm. to get her husband's breakfast,.then children to wash and despatch to school, then dinner to prepare, and so on to ten at night, one continual. round of work, wash, and worry. Is it any wonder that they are prone to early decay and premature physical declinel- It is to be expected that they would be specially susceptible to anaemia; indigestion, livercomplaint and headaches.. Their mode of life and long hours indoors is almost sure to induce such diseases. On accoint of the duties. nature his imposed upon the .fair sex, great care should be takenof their physical health; on the first 'app...
The Yea Braes Band's First Concert. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
The Toe 3raa 8and's ia t Ooncst. Tim first concert given by the Yea Brass Band took place on" Thursday night, every available space in the Shire Hall being filled. The Prnident of the. Shire (Cr. Scale) pre. sided, and, in the course of a few intro. ductnry remarks, stated that the Band had already expended £50 on instruments and music, and £25 in other ways. As showing the good influence exercised by theB"nd, he mentioned that the Yea.contingent of the Victorian Mounted Rifles had never been so strong is it was at present, and this he at tributed to the martial ardour created by the Band, which then struck up the appropriate air, "Tis years since last we met,' playing it remarkably well, considering the shorttime they have been under Mr. Doody's tuition, as they also did a:walxt after the interval. 5Mr. Wall followed with " Ye gallants of England," which he sang right heartily. Mr. Cor~iss, who essayed the rather dificult ballad, " Our hands have met, -but not our hearts," did fair...
OPENING OF NEW MUNICIPAL SALE-YARDS. [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
OPeN.WQ 07 DP N"W XUNIrC 3AL3-T=ARDL. ON Thursday last the new municipal sale Vals were opened by Mess. Abott and ,Vl son, who sl about 300 sheep, penned by Mr. James Drysdale, to Mr. 1 alton, of Killingworth, at 7s. All the other lots were passed in ; but the attendance was limited, a a great many people were under .the in presson that theiyards would not be open till the following day. On Friday, when lessrs. J. H. Teague and Co.'s sale took place, there were 800 head of cattle yarded, 6,000 steep were penned, and 20 to 30 horses were offered for sale. There was a rery large attendance. There were visitors from Alexandra, Gobur, Maindample, Mansfield, Seymour, Long. wood, Euroa, 1Wangaratta, Nagamble, Shepparton, Melbourne, and other pacts of the colony, M ar. Hnstle, jer fe& sesars. leen seen at a sale in Yea since the clearing sale took place at Killingworth. The day was fine, and it is a pity our local artist, Mr. Mosa, was not there with his camera to take a few views....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Yea Chronicle — 10 September 1891
Zu2naus Notices T. C. WADDELL, EMPIRE STORE, High Street, Yea. All descriptions of GROCERIES, and perfect fits guaranteed. LADIES', GENTS, and CHILDREN'S BOOTS and SHOES. MAGIC SOAP. MAGIC SOAP. No robbing required. Agent for Northern Fire and Life Assurance Company. Capital, £3,000,000. --F4 Music ! Music I Music I Agent for W. H. Glen and Co., Musnic Sellers. Agent for Fatey Organs, IS to 120 guineas. Also Several Makes of Piano. Tie P^AY'mI. Send for Circulars and Prices. A Magnificent Stoleek of WALL PAPER. FANCY GOODS. T. C. Waddell, EMPIRE STORE, YEA. W. P. SIER, GENERAL STOREKEEPER, B EGS to announce that he has taken over the Business for some time carried on under the style of "SitR Baoss." and hopes for a continuance of the patronage extended to the late finnm. Customers are requested to.pay Altheir Ac?nonts to ne as speedily as possible. All Receipts will have to be eigned by me. W. P. SIER, GENERAL STOREKEEPER, HIGH-STREET, YEA. , J. W. Johnston, RUILDER AND CONTRACTOR, ...