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ORGANIST FAREWELLED At Methodist Function [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
ORGANIST. FAREWELLED -----0-- At Methodist Function -A reipesentdative gathering of-inem bers and adherents of the Methodist Church, Frankston, took place in the Sunday School hall on Thursday last. During the evening gamlles were en ioyed and songs were rendered by the Misses Twining and A. Barrett, Messrs H. Danks, C. Sanders and F. lenkin. Miss L. Britton, a visitor from Seville, gave two elocutionary items. Opportunity was taken at the social to present Miss Eunice Barclay with a piece of Dutch glassware in apprecia tion of her services as church organist for nine years. On behalf of the con gregation Cr Keast spoke of the high I standard of music provided, by Miss Barclay, and said that her outstanding ability had led to her appointn~ent to the Congregational Church, South Melbourne. Mr C. Morris expressed the thanks of the choir for the interest she had taken, while Mr F. Jenldn gratefully referred to the co-operation Miss Barclay had always shown in the choice of appropriate ...
PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
PERSONAL. The' many friends of Mr L. F. Wil son, proprietor of the Master Crafts men's business in Beachk road, Frank 'ston, will be pleased to know that he will resume :business on Monday after a serious illness.'. Mr A. Ei;ers? of Mornington road, is an inmate of the Maxwelton. private hospital, where he is seriously ill.
RECORD RAINS Frankston Figures [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
RECORD RAINS -0-~D- Frankston Figures If you wonderied last" monrith tiiat your hoame did not float away, or if you contemplated building an ark, just to be prepared for a flood, you can take consolation in the fact that the August rains were the heaviest for the month in the district ever're corded. Figures supplied by Frankston's of ficial observer (Mr W. J. McLean) are -August, 1939, 621 points; August, 1933, 141 points; August, 1937, 107 points; August, 1936, 263 points. We should point out that you are wrong if you think it rained every clay last month. Rain fell on only 30 days!
United Country Party DISTRICT COUNCIL FORMED AT MORNINGTON [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
United Country Party DISTRICT COUNCIL FORMED AT MORNINGTON AN enzthusiastic meeting of Dele gates representing branches on Mornington Peninsula was held in the Memorial Hall, Mornington, on Wed nesday, 30th inst. Mr. J. W. Milligan, Central Coun cillor, was present at the inaugural meeting and in the course of his re marks, said, "It is desirable in the interests of all sections of the com munity on the Peninsula, members of the U.C.P. should perfect their organisation by forming a District Council to work co-operatively for all interests, farming, orchardists, as well as business interests in seaside resorts. The conduct of the Party is en tirely in the hands of' its members, and is controlled from the bottom upwards, not from the top down wards." He stressed the independence of the Party and the strong views held that Composite Ministries are not in the best interests of the coun try people. He referred to the stalemate that existed in Victorian politics prior to the advent of the...
MARKET REPORTS FRANKSTON MARKET [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
MARKET REPORTS FRANKSTON MARKET Geo. G. Austin reports satisfactory prices on Wednesday last. K.C. ducks 3/9 pair; ducks, 4/1; drakes, 6/2; MIuscovy ducklings, 6/1; other duck lings, 3/7; drakelings, 5/6; Game cross pullets, 6/4 to 6/6; Game roos ters, 7/6; cross hens, 3/3; black cock erels, 3/11 and 4/; black hens, 3/7 to 6/9; W.L. hens. 2/9 to 4/7; W.L. cockerels, 3/; R.I.R. hens, 8/2; R.I.R. roosters, 7/8; R.I.R. cockerels, 2/10 to 3/4; R.I.R. pullets. 5/10; Game hen and chickens, 13/; broody. hens, 5/3 each; W.L. chciks, 3/ dozen; black. chicks, 3/6 dozen. Dairy produce,. vegetables and sundries sold well. DON'T miss Wattle Palais Dances, every Saturdny. Special . competi tions and novelties in ideal condi tions. • ,t,-J -
FRANKSTON COURT [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
RANKSTON COURT -6-- t the Frankston Court ,on Tues before Messrs. Wells, Grant Gray (chairman), J's.P., Eric son, of Kelso street; Frankston, lined U2 for riding a motor te at Seaford on June 24 without d lights. and £1 for failure to ea rear red light burning. or driring a motor car without red rear light burning on' July William Arthur Kitson, of Bal rino avenue. Toorak,: was fined ercy N. Piosior, ' of Red Hill, fined £1 for failing -to :have ai t attached to a loeid oia his miotor ek. which extended more than 4 t beyond the reari of the' truck. Police evidence was that, on Jurne pieces of timber projected 7 feet nches over the rear' of the truck, ich Preossor- was drivinlg along Pt. Pean raid, at Frantkston. It the lFrankston Court on: Friday Ink Henry Holt, who was alleged have left his. wife, Olive Louise It, and ive children without means support nn August: 15, 1939, was Bred by AIr Pyvis, P.M., to pay to 'Clerk of Petty Sessions at.Frank S15/ a week for the support of aplain...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
JANSTON MOTOR n a l F r sCabinet Making. French Polishin. oaRANT Upholstering. , loKso t iot? 97A*KS a MASTER CRAFTSMEN • - phones 10t, 97. 1 stablsled authorised General (L. F. WILSON & BROS.) motaDCelers. Chevrolet ands Buick ,.corner of Young and Beach streets r ur oant. oIt * - U (opposatu railwa.v oat.s) he best O 'on It will py you ,' w Excellent. recommen'dations from see 0. J O'L AS,". Prominent Residents, RICE 2d. S ANDARD Presents for 1939... THE FINEST CARS IN THE 8 h.p. FIELD FOP FLY.ING STANDARD QUAI.TY CARS-SEE K. ETT, 24 PLAYNE -STRF .T. FF'ANKSTON. f,?,? n 7 ae Peninsula's largest selec 0n of Men's and Boys' Wear. ( This is the Store for Men's I 8 Wear .where a man E can leisurely ,* i inspect the' best selection e of Mercery d I h in town, com. ettn, runbeatable style & VALUE. 587 Bay St., FRANKSTON. i 'Phone 352. 00D SELECTION, OF. FATHER'S. DAY GIFT?., " Frankston Market Established 1900. BAY 6STREET, FRANKSTON Situated in Frankston's Main Business...
ARRAY OF TALENT For Church Concert [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
ARRAY OF TALENT -- For" Church Concert Artists possessed of exceptional tal ent are to appear at the high class concert to be given by well-known -professional performers in the Frank ston Mechanics' Hall in aid of funds connected with activities of St. Paul's (Frankston) Church of England. Many wonderful concert pro grammes have been submitted to Frankston district audiences, under tlhe direction of Mr J. B. Jolly, in the last score of years, but never pre viously has such an array of high class talent appeared on the same con cert programme. Each .and every artist is a star at the top of his or her department in the musical profession. New to local audiences, the celebrated soprano; Miss Nance Osborne, who re cently:returned from a tour overseas, will appear in Iperson, together with Miss Felecia Francis, of Adelaide and 3LO fame, asid Miss Zell Manners, radio 'star, imitator and entertainer; Miss Maisie Ramsay, operatic so pr'ano, late ofJ.' C. Williamson's com pany, "will by spe...
TYABB PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
TYABB ----*-- . PERSONAL. Messrs. G. Camm and A. Noble have been elected to the Tyabb Pub lic Hall committee. PUBLIC ROAD. Settlers,living in the vicinity of' Thornell road are about to make further representations to the Frank ston and Hastings Shire Council for that thoroughfare to be proclaimed a public road. The recent heavy rains have done quite a lot of damage to this road, which serves many ratepayers in that particular locality. ANNUAL MEETING. The Tyabb Cricket Club will hold their annual meeting next week. The ollicials would gladly welcome a big attendance of players, intend ing players and supporters.
Record Ball Fire Brigade Celebrates Golden Jubilee [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
Record Ball Fire Brigade Celebrates Golden Jubilee Two thdusand three hundred golden.roses interlaced through white trellis work and a giant golden fire belltransformied the Wattle Palais on Thursday night for the golden Jubilege ball of the Frankston Fire SBrigade. Streamers radiated from the bell to the walls of the ballroom, and tree ferns and asparagus ferns were placed to advantage. Expressions of delight from a record attendance of more than 500 dancers must have been heard with gratification by the ladies' committee and members of the 'bri gade who had worked unremittingly to ensure the success of the function. One of the highlights was the best dressed set competition for eight sil ver cups and a club trophy (presented by ;Fireman C. Parnell). Although this competition did not create the in terest expected, the appearance of the Phillip's Radio Sports Club as Grena dier Guarads, with their partners at= tired in Early Victorian period cos tumes, and their dancing of the Al be...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
emember Dtar Old Dad on Sunday lie'llI Appreciate It ties, Socks, Handker hiefs, Shirts & Pyjamas hat are Sure to Please Marshall's Drapery Store ay Street, Frankston BEATTIE'S DRAPERY STORE FRANKSTON HOUSE BUILDINGS ge Range of. Tootal Ties, suitable gift for Father's ,, from 1/11 Bch. Are you A Judge of BEEF ? If so, we invite you to inspect the Well cut joints we offer. Your family will enjoy the Silver Sides, Rib Roasts and other meats when bought here. Robinson & Marks BUTCHERS, BAY ST.. FRANKSTON. Tel. 214. ES-- LL -IOTI AND SO DIjLICIOUS I R e- TO TASTE that ou have no need to make Ples at Home. For Meat Pies and Fruit Pies come to ay Cottage ITY HOME MADE CAKE SHOP MISS JEWELL, Proprietress), yne St. Tel. 452. FRANKSTON. KSTON'S NEW BUTCHERY. H. R. DWARD & SONG AY STREET. Phone'225. eyors of Choicest Meats at Lowest Possible Prices. TY CLEANLINESS CIVILITY t Pt. Nepean Road, Chelsea, dithvale and Station Street, Carrum -TO i GAMBLE. RNISHING UNDERTAKE...
LANGWARRIN ELECTION RESULTS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
jLLAN5±WAUU ELECTION RESULTS At the Cranbourne Shire elections held last Saturday three retiring members met with opposition, but all came out of the fight victorious and were returned by a good majority. For the Cranbourne Riding the votes: polled were: Cr J. Taylor, 531; F. A. Gratton, 148. Koo-wee-rup: C. L. Cochraue 400, E. VWilliams 251. In the Tooradin Riding, Cr R. Longmuir, who was returned at a.by-election by a majority; of five six months ago, polled even better than his most san guine supporters expected, and was returned by a majority of 167. Final figures were: Longmuir, 508; Cros kell, 341. As was expected, Cr Longmuir Iiolled heavily in Koo-wee-rup and Dalmore, but the surprise vote was at Pearcedale, which at the ,;revious election had given Mr. Croskell a majority of. 14 reversed their vote to such an extent, that this time he.was in minority of 50 votes at that booth. For local, readers, votes polled >at Langwarrin w'ere, OCroskell'174, Long mnuir 41; .Pearcedal...
TABLE TENNIS FINALS PLAYED. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
TABLE TENNIS -0-- FINALS PLAYED. The final match of the Frank ston Table.. Tennis Association, between the -Diggers' team, proved a great disappointm~ent to those who witnessed the play. Diggers INo. 1 had a clear cut vic tory by.. defeating Diggers No. 2 9-0. The match was then abandoned. Next Tuesday, the, "A". grade grand final, -Diggers 1 v. Church of Erg land 1, and the "B" grade final, Fire Brigade . v. lChurch of England 3, will .be decided. OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP. An open tournament to decide the championship of the Morziington Peninsula wil take place at the Mechanics' Hall, Frankston,. 'on Thursday, Septemberi 11. The tour nament is open to all Peninsula re sidents. Entry fee is 1/- An ad vertisement in this issue announces that a fine trlophy has been offered to the winner. Entries close with the secretary, C. Lovitt, Playne St., Frankston. The organisers hope that the com petition, will foster the game through out the Pieninsula with the object of ,extending the association n...
FOR THE HOUSEWIFE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
FOR THE HOUSEWIFE There's no denying the mouth-water ing qualities of chocolate--even as a little girl you loved it. So here are some new ways of using 'this. delight ful flavoring in confections you can make at 'home. When the recipe says cocoa, simply reach for your tin of drinking cocoa; or if chocolate is called for you need' only a few pence worth of plain chol' colate.' CHOCOLATE GLAZE:' Eight ounces sugar, $ sup ,water, 4 oz. chocolate. Melt chocolate in' a dish standing either on a warm, place or in a basin of hot water. .Then' cook sugar with thq water and 'add the liquid chocolate to this sugaur 'solution, stirring thor oughly all the while. Still stirring continuoiusly, boil until you 'can draw up a long thread with the spatula. This takes approximately eight min utes. Allow to cool, while stirring, un til the chocolate glaze, starts to form a skin, when it is ready to be poured over the article being made. CHOCOLATE PRETZELS. Four ounces sugar, 8 oz. butter, 12 oz. plain...
CRICKET FRANKSTON CLUB' ANNUAL MEETING. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
CRICKET ---e- ..FRANKSTON CLUB' ANNUAL MEETING. The annual meeting of the Frank ston Cricket Club wa s hold at the Wattle Cafe on August 23. Mr A. Eadie presided over a fair attendance. Officers elected were: President, .Mr P. Langford; vice-president, Mr A. Eadie; secretary, Mr J. C. Wastell; treasurer, Mr J. Gayler; delegates, Messrs F. .Hill, J. Bowes, F. Nichol' son; ,committee, Messrs F. Hill, E Johnson, E. Barrett, .T. Becroft, J. Gayler, W. Prendergast, J. Bowes, '" Dyer, A4 Clapham, E. McConville and F. Nicholson., It was decided to enter two teams in the Frankston-Glenhuntly Associa tion in the "coming season. "MEMBERS WIANTED. The secretary, (Mr wastell) ill be pleased if !intending members would submit~'their names "as early as pos. sible for registration. New members will be heartily welcomed. Fees for:the season are T/6 for pl?" Ing members: members under 21, 51; practice members, 5/.
Let's Write a Letter TO THOSE WHO ARE WELL. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
Let's Write a Letter oOo TO THOSE WHO ARE WELL. Salubrious Sirs,-Do you- ever consider how. fortunate you are, bub bling over with good health, never an ache or pain to mar your peaceful existence? Well, if you do, or even if yoiu don't, do you ever consider those unfortunate people' who week ~fter week, and month after month, are confined to hospital with a painful illness? Some time ago this scribe was in hospital, for several.weeks; the first two of which he was forbidden to' see visitors. The reactions of this S.C. sentence was remorse of conscience.- He.thought of all those friends and near friends who down:-through the years had been sick as he was-too ill to worry about anything, and he had not bothered to visit, to call if only for a minute .to cheer them up, even to give them that happy thought that even if they were under suspension from the game of life at least someone had not forgotten them. You don't think of these little things when you are well-everything going your ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
MENTONE GIRLS' GRAMNJAR SCHOOL 281 Beach Road. pUBLIC DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR GIRLS FEES MODERATE. _;Acceible by Motor Bs eirom Mordiallo, Black Rock, Beaumarle, Oakleigh and Dandenong. KINDERGARTiEN TO LEAVING HONOURS. Third Term Commences Tuesday, September 19 P1estus on Application. Headmistress at home by Appointment. Tel.: Chelt. 32G. J. McCowan, B.A., Dip. Ed., Headmistress. MENTONE GRAMMAR SCHOOL DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR BOYS AND GIRLS. u?.PrinarY to Leaving Honours. Boys admitted to Kii? ergarten at age o' four. Separate Department for Junior School. MODERATE FEES. Healthy Surroundings. Ideal Situation. Extensive Grounds. COACHING COLLEGE. NIGHT CLASSES Pupils Prepared for all Examinations. Complete Provision for Boarders THIRD TERM COMMENCES TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19. For Prospectus and Particulare 'of, Scholarships, Apply C. C. THOROLD, M.A., Headmaster. el.: Chelt. 409. Tel.: Chelt. 409. g13,mlA®®®, U-mmEmPEm EEE EmEmE E in umenum m,, , I Have Been Saved the " Expense ...
What the Churches are Saying FOUNDATIONS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
What the Churches are Sayin I 04 0 )( FOUNDATIONS. (By Rev. F. H. Butchers) There is something ricketty about life today. It lacks foundations. Forty years ago Ella Wheeler Wilcox wrote in The New Century:. - "With awe I wait till Science leads us on Into the full effulgence of its dawn." Science has certainly led us on, but viewed ethically the dawn is, more like Erebas-midnight. The Prime Minister ventures to tell us that we are not as civilised as we were 40 years ago. The trouble is with the foundations on which the wonderful superstrubture of modern life stands. The correct law in building is that the foundations must be strong enough to bear the superstructure, and today they are hot. Writing one of his amaz ing;'letters. Paul says: "Ye are the cathedral of God," and "the cathedral of God isa holy; which cathedral ye are." For the cathedral of life, with its capacity for and need of religion we are putting in flimsy destructable cot tage foundations of finite and materi alisti...