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Final on Saturday BETWEEN MORNINGTON AND SORRENTO AT FRANKSTON OVAL [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
Football Gossip . . . .0 0 0o - Final on Saturday ---e-- BETWEEN MORNINGTON AND SORRENTO AT FRANKSTON OVAL THE protest lodged by the Hastings Tyabb Football Club against the Mornington Club regarding the alleg ed eligibility of a Mornington player having been dismissed by the League after a lengthy hearing on Wednes day night, the final will be played between Sorrento and Mornington at Frankston on Saturday. A great game is certain and there should be a record attendance to wit ness the stirring contest. Mornington team has had a good rest, but have been training hard, and it will be the strongest team fielded this season. All players are in splen did form and Coach Shade has given them several lectures. I Sorrento should have benefitted from last Saturday's match, and the club is more than confident that vic tory will come their way.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 and 9. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. . SEPTEMBER 8 and 9. Shirley Temple, the ever-popular child star, will be seen with George Murphy and Edna May Oliver in Little Miss Broadway, next Friday and Saturday. This time Shirley plays a new type of role as a dancing and singing star. The second attraction features James Stewart, Robert Young 'and Florence Rice in Navy Blue and Gold, a colorful and spirited tale of life in a naval academy. In addition is a Fox news gazette.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 and 6. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 and 6. The star attraction for Tuesday and Wednesday, Mannequin, fea tures two of the most popular play ors of the day, Spencer Tracy and Joan Crawford. Combining a fine supporting cast headed by Ralph Morgan and Alan Curtis, with notable acting and a good plot, the story has everything to make it a first-class production. Full of unexpected twists, the story centres around a shop girl who decides when her mar riage proves to be a failure, that she will live her own life. However, she meets a wealthy ship owner who has worked his way up from the docks, and after many adventures, she finds happiness with him. The second feature is .a rollick ing, romantic - comedy entitled Hold. That Kiss. Maureen O'Sullivan and Dennis O'Keefe play a shop assist ant and a travel agency clerk, who mistake each other for members of society. Each try to keep up thd deception, with resulting complica tions and tribulations ranging from threat of exposure by Mickey Roone...
JUBILEE BALL. St. Francis' Ball. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
JUBILEE BALL. St. Francis' Ball. All who remember the huge success and many attractions of St. Francis Xavier's ball in 1938 will be certain not to miss the jubilee ball this year as an extra effort has been made to make it the outstanding function of the series. The ball will be held. in the Wattle Palais on Thursday, Sep tember 7. In addition to the Parma Waltz com petition, for which beautiful trophies have been donated, there will be an exhibition by members of Miss Jennie Brennan's first Australian ballet, which recently appeared at' the King's Theatre, Melbourne.
RAILWAY RAMBLINGS Schemes and Such [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
RAILWAY RAMBLINGS Schemes and Such Perhaps 50 years ago, perhaps more, the railway was put through. Even in those dim dark days the forerunners of Mr Harris and the former Mr Clapp (who , has since taken a position mothering areoplanes) had a scheme. for a station in the vicnity of Patter son road. And even now there is a scheme for a station there. In the future, about 50 years hence, unless we are much mistaken, there will be a scheme for a station at Pittersonwroad. " However, we have been sniffing the wind and have smelt a scheme (a real one, this time) for a station in that sorely needed spot. Although nothing official has been announced, and it is still behind looked doors, so to speak, we are confident that in the near future (within 100 years or so) there will. be a station there Don't worry about the length of time. By then your great-grandchildren will.be able to reap the benefit of this outrageous extravagance on the part- of the rail ways. (If what our dailies tell us th...
FRANKSTON PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
FRANKSTON PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH An important meeting of the board of. management will be held next Tuesday evening. The untimely death of \Ir Keith Lavers has caused some delay in the arrangements for the in stallation of the organ, but the con gregation will shortly be able to pro ceed with the work. On Sunday the Rev. F. Butchers will preach at Frankston at 11 a.m., Baxter 3 p.m., and Somerville 7 p.m.. The Frankston evening service will be, taken by the Rev. D. G. Baillie. 50/50 DANCE, Mechanics' Hall, Sat urday night. Last heat competition. Novelties, stredamers, supper. Ad mission 1/.
Jubilee Re-union Memorable Evening [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
Jubilee Re-union oOo Memsorable Evening In connection with the.. Golden Jubilee celebratio!ns of the Frank ston Fire Brigade, nearly 200 p!st and present members of the bri- gade, with their women folk, at *tended the re.union banquet at the fire stationr on Monday night. Among the guests were former menI bets of the brigade, who had been as= sociated with it in the last ,century, and many from various corners of the State. Representing the Country Fi?i?'Bri gades' Board were, the lireside'ir (Mr. C. Moyle) and the secretarf (Mr. Sin clair). The loyal toast was proposed by Captain D. H: Petrie. He apolo. 'gised for the absence of:t, the oldest living member of the brigade, Mr: R. Wells, who was ill. In' a roll call of past members' the following names were mentioned: Messrs. Ted McComb (1893), Vincent Croskell (1896), Hugh Cameron (189G) stae OG'Totti-t't "ifs -Lawre °'rtbii Deane, Chas. Willox, All Millard, Geo. Barnett, Athol Croskell, Chas. Renouf, Jimn Wells, R. C. Cummins, Haro...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
PROFESSIONAL Phone 29 Frankston. Box 25 Frankston W. J. McLEAN SWORN VALUER. REAL ESTATE AND BUSINESS AGENT. 588 BAY STREET, FRANKSTON louse, Land and Insurance Agent. Furnished and Unfurnished Rents Collected Auctions Arranged Houses To Let ROSTRON, ROY & PITT BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS Commissioner for Taking Affidavits. ATTENDANCES: DItOJMANA: First Saturday in month 12 to 3 p.m. SO.1IERIVILLE and HAS'TINUC?: Sec. otnd Saturday in mnoult, 1I to 1 r'iANIKSTON OFFICE: Every Satur day 3.15 to 8.30 p.m. Trust Money to Lend. Melbourne Office: 44b Little Collins Street. telephones: Central No. 9374. Pri vate Res!dence: Windsor No. 1938. E. W. OLLEY SOLICITOR, ETC. 440 LT. COLLINS .ST., MELBOURNE 3MU3700. Formerly employed by William S. Cook and McCallum). Attends Frankston. Wednesday af ternuoons, 2.30 to 5, and may be con sulted at the office of Mr W. J. Mc Lean, Estate Agent, Bay Street. Private Address: Park Road, Chel tenham. ROBERT C. TAYLOR, LL.B. SOLICITOR Residence: Kars...
2nd Semi - Final Spoilt by Rain [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 September 1939
2nd Semi - Final Spoilt by Rain SATURDAY was one of the worst football days in the history of the Mornington Peninsula, record wet conditions prevailing making the day one which players and supporters of the Sorrento and Frankston teams will never forget. Heavy rain which had fallen in- cessantly throughout the week and again on the morning of the second semi-final match made the playing arena in a very bad condition, the water lying all over the ground. This made it very discomforting for the players of the Frankston and Sor- rento teams, central, goal and boun- dary umpires Many persons expected that the match would be postponed but had this been done it would have meant prolonging.the season. The gate takings which amounted to £33 were good when weather con- &nbsp; ditions are taken into account. The football exhibited was of an excellent class considering the in- clement conditions, there being some good open play, marking and kicking by both sides. &nbsp; On the...
FOOTBALL [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
FOOTBALL The following have been selected to represent Frankston in the grand final at Sorrento: Hart, Harry (captain), Rosenbrock, Gooda, Clapham, Bee croft, Hay, Peters, Scoble, Young, H. McComb ,Avery, Alderson, Staff, Sut ton, Downs, Graham, .prendergast; 19th man; Benson; emergency, E. Mc. Comb. The bus will leave Wheeler's corner at 1 o'clock sharp. A special bus will be run to Sorrento for sup nnrtara.
PARS ABOUT DOWN-THE-LINE MEN AND HORSES RIVETTE ENHANCES CUP PROSPECTS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
PARS ABOUT DOWN-THE LINE MEN AND HORSES RIVETTE ENHANCES CUP PROSPECTS. (By "The Meteor.") Easily the best trial from a Caul field Cup viewpoint seen at the Heath last Saturday, was Rivette's third in the Heatherlie Handicap. Carrying 19 lbs. more than her cup impost, the little Ronsard mare was a certainty beaten. She swung away as the barrier went up and lost a number of lengths. Add to this the fact that she struck .trouble making a, run down the side, and yet to finish brilliantly less than a length behind the winner, Pibroch. It cannot be denied that she greatly enhanced her cup prospects. Riv ette's owner-trainer, Harry Bamber, was elated with her showing, and he makes no secret of the fact that he expects her to come through success fully next month. It is reasonable to assume that Rivette will be im proved from her. race, as she. had previously had a brief respite from active work. Another cup aspirant to please his admirers last week was Pure Gold. The Heroic colt rehabilit...
FRANKSTON HIGH SCHOOL BAZAAR Welfare League's Fine Effort [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
FRANKSTON HIGH SCHOOL BAZAAR Welfare League's Fine Effort The annual bazaar of the Frankston High School was held on August 26 in the Mechanics' Hall. .Efficient organ ising and co-operation accounted for successes in every section; and social= ly and financially the bazaar proved to be one of the most prominent of recent Peninsula functions of this nature. The stage decorations were an at tractive .blending of gum and wattle, and Cr. Keast in a very fine speech' from the foliage bedecked platform declared the.bazaar open. Mrs Keast was presented with a bouquet on behalf of the Welfare League. Mrs Rogerson, in her usual pleasant manner,. moved. a vote of thanks to Cr Keast.: Mr Austin, chairman of the Advis ory. Council, and Mrs Austin were pre sent. Mr Kirton,. M.L.A., was also noticed among, the visitors. The president of the,. Welfare League, Mrs Wykes, had the pleasure of presenting the winners of the com petitions with their prizes.
ARRAY OF TALENT For Church Concert [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
ARRAY OF TALENT For Church Concert . Eleven high-class Melbourne profes sional artists, including two vocalists who have ?won fame overseas, a radio star, imitator and, entertainer; toge ther with two clever comedians (one Scotch), will -appear at a concert to be held.:in the Frankston Mechanics' Hall on Tuesday, October 3, in aid of funds connected with the activities of St. Paul's (Frankston) . Church of England. Tickets are in circulation at-a cost of 2/ front seats (no tax). A few back seats tickets are available at the Standard office at a cost of 1/ (no tax). In response to numerous requests. Miss Maisie Ramsay (soprano) and Mr Pat Coleman (bass) will . sing popular patriotic 'songs. Those who were privileged to hear the pro gramme submitted in Frankston onr Auiigust 16 in aid, of the funds of the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind carried away delightful memories of an' evening well spent. Patrons show ered congratulations on. the organisers and freely stated' that the p...
A.R.P. State Emergency Regulations [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
A.R.P. o00 State Emergency Regulations Although we maintain that the danger to Australia from enemy aircraft is very remote, we feel that it would be a wise precaution to advise readers of the details of the organisation established to protect them should such an unfortunate incident occur. The following is an explanatory memorandum of the pl ns drawn up by the State Emer gency Council for the protection of thie civil population: The State Emergency Council has fire been constituted by the Government bo. to. formulate measures for safeguard- is ing the civil population against the fire consequences of enemy attack; par ticularly attack from the air. po The plan adopted by the council sp provides not only for complete co- is operation with the Defence Depart- an ment. but also for the utilisation of Ex existing Government and semi-Govern- fi ment instrumentalities and .services. fir The organisation, which is on a local unit basis, is mainly determined in by the municipal boundaries....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
NEW MENTONE W°"Utenh PARAMOUNT, MORDIALLOC Mo°c,". Three Changes Weekly. SATURDAY AND MONDAY Janet Gaynor and Douglas Fairbanks Jnr. The Young In Heart Suitable for General Exhibition. Also Bob Burns and Gladys George I'mAiFrom Missouri Suitable for General Exhibition Matinee Saturday, 2.30 p.m. TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Don Ameche and The Ritz Brothers The Three Musketeers Also Gracie Fields and Mary. Maguire Keep Smiling (Both films for general exhibition). - THURSDAY and FRIDAY Isa Miranda and Ray Milland Hotel Imperial Also Boris Karloff and Basil Rathbone The Son of Frankenstein (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) CAR PARK, WITH ATTENDANT. FREE. THEATRE ARTIFICIALLY HEATED. COMING SATURDAY AND MONDAY Robert Donat and Rosalind' Russell The Citadel Also Peter Lorre Mr. Moto on Danger Island (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) TOO LATE FOR CLASSIFICATION MEETINGS EGG PRODUCERS. ' A meeting of all egg producers will be held in Smith's Hall,. Langwarrin; on Thu...
MUNICIPAL GOLF CLUB DAVIS AND DUNDON. WIN CHAMPIONSHIPS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
MUNICIPAL GOLF .CLUB DAVIS AND DUNDON. WIN CHAMPIONSHIPS The club championships were co? cluded on September 3. The A grade championship was won by Stan Davld while Roy Dundon was successful in the B division, and also won the 5 holes handicap played concurrently with the championship.. Detailed scores of the leading play ers are as follows: A Division: S. Davis 79, 80, 86--24 A. Arttis 84. 81, 82-247. R1. Artis S6, 83, 87-256. B Division--R.`. Dundon 89, S5, 90 864. ,I.' Lovitt 87, 90, 90-267 . Prossor 89, 89, 94-272. 54-Holes concurrent handicap--216, R.' Dundon- (14); 217, R. Zenner (23); 220, J. Robins '(24).' BOYS- CHAMPIONSHIP. Two of the young members of the club, Phil Holding land Roy Dunda? are taking: :art ;in' the boys' chab' plonship of ..ictoria, which started on Monday, September 14, at Mletro polltan "They' both won their mit. ches in:,, the first round handsomely Roy `Dundon defeating A. G. Nee 8 and 7, and Phil Holding defeating A' J. Salter 7 and 6. Both of these y...
MECHANICS' HALL DANCE. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 8 September 1939
MECHANICS'--HALL DANCE.. There was a large attendance at the dance held in the Mechanics' Hall .on Saturday night and dancers as usual, spent an enjoyable evening. Next Saturday's function is to be a grand. gala night .and the grand final of .the Parma waltz competition will be decided. The standard of dancing has been particularly. high and an extremely close contest is anticipat ed. Saturday's competition winners welre:-Parma waltz: 'Mr Prossor and Miss P. Young; Mr Perry and Miss J. Kersegal; Mr L. Watson and Miss Wiis~n. Miss Kathrine. Frankhauser and Mr Kevin Martin-won the Monte Carlo and Mr .T. Allen and Miss B. Prewitt were the lucky partners.