Sometimes, when reading newspapers, especially older ones, you'll find that some people write the most zaniest prose.
According to this lost and found section, F.J. Testa both lost and found a ladies gold watch.
"Found: A ladies gold watch. Owner can have the same by proving property and paying for this advertisement together with a suitable reward, at the office of F.J. Testa / 327 King Street."
The Independent., June 27, 1895, Image 4
Counsellor at Law
Who is Mr. O.A.S.?"
The Independent., November 10, 1899, Image 2
The Independent (most likely editor Edmund Norrie) ran some pretty interesting news briefs about bicycles.
The Independent., July 10, 1895, Image 3
The Independent., July 12, 1895, Image 3
The Independent., October 30, 1895, Image 3
The Independent., November 14, 1895, Image 3