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TREASURE HUNT Salvage Parties Quarrel (PUBLISHED IN "THE TIMES.") LONDON, July 27. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
-------- Salvage Parties Quarrel (PUBLISHED IN "THE TIMES.") IONDON, July 27. A treasure hunting divers' fight un der the sea is within the bounds of possibility in real life, according to the Admiralty judge's view in deciding an application between rival salvage com panies who are searching for bullion from the Dutch steamer Tubantia, which was sunk by Germans off the Dutch coast in 1916. One British company sought to con tinue an injunction against another to prevent it from searching. Plaintiffs said they had been working for 18 months, and ha.d spent £40,000, when defendants appeared on the scene and sent down divers. Justice Hill dismissed the application on legal grounds, because he could not see how an order could be enforced, but sympathised with the plaintiffs' action, and said the defenduint was unsports manlike. It would le shocking if rival salvers fought at the bottom of the sea. which would be the case if they carried their rivalry to extremes. He wulul vien with grea...
PERILOUS PLIGHT Drifting Toward Rocks WELLINGTON, New Zealand. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
. PERILOUS PLIGHT Drifting Toward Rocks WELLINGTON, New Zealand. The crew of the French steamer La Marseillaise had a startling experience on Saturday. When near East Cape the steamer encountered a strong southerly wind, which ,increased to a .ale, accompanied by montainous sea" When near Brie] Rocks, owing to the: terrific strain, the telemotor steering gear broke down and some rivets in the iron sideplates came out. It W~as pitch dark and the vessel steadily drifted toward the rocks. The crew worked strenuously from mid night until 4 o'clock Sunday morning, when temporay repairs were made and the ship got under control.
PASSENGERS' GRAPHIC NARRATIVE. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
PASSENGERS' GRAPHIC NARRA TIVE. A graphic description of the smash' whs given by Mr. Oswald Barnett, of Mel bourne. He occupied a sleeping compart ment in a carriage. Mr. Barnett sard: "I was partly asleep when suddenly I felt the carriage slide from the rails. Then I felt it bumper along the sleepers. We left the carriage and at once realised what had happened. There was no confusion among the pas sengers, and we all pioceeded to survey in the moonlight the extraordinary scene before us. "T2he rear wheels of the tender of the locomdtive had left the rails, and the two mailvans were on their sides. The first two cairiages were still tilted over, and the third was leaning over to a lesser de gree. Only the last carriage and the guardsvan remained in a normal position. It was marvellous that the whole train was not jumbled in the mass of wreckage." Further advices show that W. Mas the fireman of the train, crried the news. of the accident to Glenroy and informned Mr. Richards, the sta...
QUESTIONS IN COMMONS LONDON, July 31. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
QUESTIONS IN COMMONS (REUTER'S) LONDON, fJuly 31. In the course of a debate 'on the Con solidated Fund Bill in the 'House of Com mons, Viscount. Sandon .pointed opt t' hat the agenda of the Imperial Conference had been published. in' Aus!.ralia, but tLhe people in Great Britain 'had been kept en tirely uninformed regarding it. lie hoped more publicity would be given to the re suilts of ithe conference than formerly, and that the fullest and freest iiscusion on any questions which any of the I)xminion& might desire to raise would be allow-ed. lie referred to Mr. S. .M. Bruce's advo caey of a resident minister in Great Rvi tain. and said he wondered what the viCvew of Gentral Smuts and M"rI MacKenzie King would be regarding the matter. He hoped the question would he considered at the conference, and Canada would have :_he right .to haye an ambassador at Wash ington i: sho wished. The Miniqter (Mr. Davidson) said the Government wouhd be very happy to indi cate to the House befo...
SCENES AT MARKET FOOD WAGGONS RUSHED Many People Go Away Hungry (PUBLISHED IN "THE TIMES.") LONDON, July 31. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
FOOD WUONS RUSHED. Aaiiy yPoople Go Away Iuiigry (PUBLISHED IN "THE TIMEs.") T LONDON, July 31. The strange" spectacle of dealers storming. the wagons in the market place and pressing . fistfuls of paper money towards the peasants with little regard for prices and weights was w it nessed this. morning (writes the Cologne correepondent of "The Times"). Price control officiels were impotent except in a few instances and do not prevent proflteering. Eggs and fruit were the only plentiful conunodities. There was no butter, and a few hundredweight of potatoes .sold at the highest prices. Meat was-dear and scarce. Hundreds left the market place e?-pty-handed. It appears likely that butter will soon vanish from Germany (reports the Ber lin correspondent). Herr Cuno told a depiutation which pointed out that the serious Dosition was due to the con tinued shortage of potatoes and fats, and that the Government would con sider how further supplies, such as margarine and lard, could be obtained....
MELBOURNE EXPRESS DERAILED Sensational Experience Near Glenorchy ENGINE, CARRIAGES, AND VANS LEAVE RAILS MELBOURNE, Today. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
Sesaton Experience Near Glenorchy ENGINE, CARRIAGES, AND VANS LEAVE RAILS as e ELBOURNE, Today. Asen on the express train from Akdelaide to: ~elbourne had a sensa tional experience near Glenorchy today at 4.10 .m.,.when a culvert, its supports. w'eakened- by floodwater, collapsed and the train was derailed. The engine, three carriages .and two mail vans left :he raiJ. "? Fortunatel y he train was brought to au stadstill ?ihoutt anyone being in juredci "? A departmen1alinquiry into the acci dent will be hld tomorrow. The acci dent occurred,:bout 1% miles oi, the Adelaide side of the Glenorchy Station,: 164 mili~s fr-om ?Melbourne. The country is flat and Wooed, and lies at the foot of the Grampxnns, Reports. for several days show that tlhe dieitw getitn a la rg shareho the heavy rcains. Th e?;imera had? risen 8 ft. 9½ it. over the weir at Glen orehy, and the: township was flooded. The culvert., that gave way was over one of the Irrigation channels from Latke Lonsdale. There were 100 ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
CHEAP BUILDING SITES FOR IMMEDIATE SALE TO WIND UP A SYNDICATE. E1VERARD PARK, Bay road-A!- EDWARDSTOWN . EAST-Allot lotment 54, Everard terrace, Al- ment 52, Everard avenue .. 17/6 lotment 72, Wotton terrace, and Al- Thriving and progressive neighbor lotment 95, Willsley avenue .. .. 20/ hood. Exceptionally attractive sites and excellent buying at the price. "JORNINGTON, Ba- road-Allot ment 67, Towkesbury avenue, GO/. ?-ONALTA PARK, Belair-Four Rapidly developing locality. Allotments, facing National Park, close to station, magnificent , OUTH RICHMOND-Allotment 12, views, Nos. 20 and 21 ........ 18/6 - Argyle avenue ...... .... 12/6 Nos. 40 and 41 .............. 13/6 An exceedingly cheap lot. Wilkinson, Sando, & Wyles, Limited . 20 WAYMOUTH STREET. iTmE QUESTION. OFo!A HOME Consult us! We -Build To suit your requirements ? PLANS, SPECIFICATIONS, PRICES FREE TERMS ARRANGED TO SUITT YOUR POCKET. PARSONS & WILCOX 1 CURR1E STREET. susunesmnassustnan rmisnna ustrm~nmania...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
S THE DAILY TEST PROVES SANCHOR SGROCERIES The Best WINTER SALE Continues Its Wonderful Value Giving Today. I Ilew lBARGAIN B DROOM THE 'GIBSON SUITE."-Wardrobe, 4 ft. hide, unique design, showing mirror door and panel door. Dressing Tab le 9 ft. 6 in. wide, has bevelled swing mirror and two large drawers. Vashstand, 3 ft. wide, fitted with cupboard, i marble top, and tile back, 4 ft. 6 in. Full-sizo Bedstead to match. Wiro Mat css and Bedding extra. Price, in a le G23 17/6 T . MANHESrTER WONDERS ALL GOODS MUST BE CLEARED REGARDLESS OF COST HEAVY U.B., 4 . HEETING, i. SPECIAL LINE H.C. QUILTS, 1 x 4.mirror Usual price, 2/3 per yard. TO BE Usual rtiice, 13/9. SAed PRICE, CEA AT 1/9 --..YARD 0/9. ._ u _, H.ZA&VY WHITE OSMAN SHEETING, WHITIE LON(ICLOTH, 3G in., 12/i I i Usoal prIcrge drawersd. t TO dozen. SA e 106 cuDozen SWHIT r LINEN TABL t DAMASK, pensive, durable, and unshrinkable, 72 in.- 28 in., Natural, Wrbite, and Grey.a. 12/6, Reduced to .... 7/6 REDUCED TO YARD LARGE ...
IN THE CITY OF BASKETS Our Artist's Impressions of Adelaide [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
IN THE CITY OF BASKETS Our Artist's Impressions of Adelaide (By Hal Gye.) Baskets, baskets. &lt;Fat baskets, thin baskets, empty baskets, full baskets. I went to bed. I dreamed. Over my bed they tripped and tumbled-women, flappers, mothers, young girls, oid girls, married, single, plain ones, pretty ones, fat ones, thin ones-in hundreds, m thousands, armies ot them, battalions of women carrying thousands of baskets. They rod(l on me, walked over me. shoved me, rushed me, and as they passed I counted, counted madly in twos, in tens, in hundreds. I multi plied. I subtracted, I added; I lost count. I reached the thousands, the hundreds of thousands-and then I awoke . I was dreaming of Adelaide, the City of Baskets. Melbourne women never carry baskets. Anyway, not the smart and pretty ones. But in Ade laide the prettiest of pretty ones do, and I have been wondering whether the women of Adelaide are more prac tical or more domesticated than Mel The Road to Gleneig bourne's proud ...
FUTURE OF PORT Makings Of Fine Harbor NEED OF DRY DOCK [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
IFUTURE OF PORT Makings Of Fine Harbor NEED OF DRY DOCK Do the Port Adelaide and Outer Har-I bor wharves, and the methods of hand--' ling skips and cargo compare favorably wi th. other l)arts'? rut, this question to shipping indenti ties at the seaport and you will find a divison of opinion on the subject. As one who has speIlt l ears of service among the docks of some of tlhe largdstJ -;aports of England, tBelgium, and G-er-i many, Mr. J .N., M..Lawrence, the mis sion"er in charge of the misions to see men answers the question in the affirma tive. * Of course," he explained, "I am not ;liswering the question as an expert, but from my observatiotns here and abroad I thina Pt, r Adelaide bears favorable, •ompanrson. [ am fully iatisfied that this place has the making-s of one of the hine~t shipping harbors in the world. "For Port Adelaide thouve is a big future. Just picture a bridge across the river ftem the Port to Birkeuheaa, and realise what it will mean to the progress of the pl...
MOTOR COLLISION Moonta Youths Injured MOONTA, Today. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
MOTOR COLLISION Moonta Youths Injured MOONTA, Today. Motoring to Moonta from TWallaroo M'ines after the football match between the Rovers and Turks, My . M,. Yelland was run into by Albert Johnson and Thornms Langford, youths, riding a' motor -yele.I Mr. Johnson was severely cut abouti the head, and sprained his ankle, and MIr. Langford recrived an injury to his lft ank .l. *r YXelland took them to Mc-nta, and afte" receiving medical at tention the" M'lnt home. The motor cycle was slightly damaged.
WORK AMONG SAILORS Sound Influence Of Mission MISSIONER'S OBSERVATIONS [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
WORK AMONG SAILORS Sound Influence Of Mission MISSIONER'S OBSERVATIONS Men who go down to the sea in ships are familiar with that banner of the Missions to Seamen-a large dark blue flag on which is strikingly displayed the whtic form of a flying angel, hold ing out ani open Bible. That represents Mr. J. N. M. Lawrence the mission's message to the seamen of all creeds and nationalities-men who sacrifice home and loved ones andl the joys of shore life in order that the world's mercantile trade might be car ried on. Not only in the most important out posts of the Empire is the flag to be seen, but in the principal, shipping ports "of, Eilrope,' Asia, Africa, and America. At Port Adelaide the mission is lo cated in Todd street, where a solid two-storey stone structure, with a hall adjoining it, daily welcomes the men of the sea. The ministrations of the mission are both spiritually healthful and socially uplifting. It provides iailors' churches, social clubs, and every possible induceme...
UNLAWFUL SUPPLY Three Men Fined PETERBOROUGH, Today. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
UNLAWFUL SUPPLY Three Men Fined PET,.RBOROUGH, Today. P. 1. MAlTray. licenCeQ .)f the Junctio, Hotel, peanled ani'tv iP'dr extenuatiti circumstances yesterday to a charge of having supplmed -quo: to unexempte. person,1. He war' fined £5 and costs. 13eunett, a jockey, and E. Colinr ivelc, cha. lined .£3, which Was reduce to £2 and costs, for being on the pre mnises.
COLOR LINE DRAWN OBJECTION TO PROTESTS PARIS, Today. [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
iOLOR LINE DRAWN OBJECTION TO PROTESTS (REUTER'S.)R PARIS, Today. Certain foreign, tourists, are .forget ting_ that they are guests and that thry therefore ought to respect our customs and laws (says a communique )ublished by the Foreign Ministry). Gn several occasioIs.- lately they have violently epressed their disitpproval on Seoing men of color, who are natives of our French colonies, sit beside them in' public places. They have gone so far as, to demand their epulsion in insulting terms. If such incidents occur again penalties, will be enforced.
PLENTY OF BREAD BUT NO MEAT Food For Israelite's Twins [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
PLENTY OF BREAD BUT NO MEAT Food. For Israelite's Twins John West, described as an Israelito, belonging to the Order of the Benja rnins, appeared in the Police Court today charged on the information of his wife, Mary West, with having failed to provide her and his seven children with adequate means of sup nort. WVest had great waves of hair reach ing almost down to the middle of his back, and his beard was thick a.nd shaggY. Mr. C. J. Philcox, of the State Chil dren's Department, prosecuted. He aid ihat the basis of the whole trouble between husband and wife was the question of religion. Th, plarties, he explained, were marr'ed in Scotland. They came out to Australia 10 years ago, and had since resided at Kent Town. West, who was a machinist, had handed his wages to his wife until last January, when he joined the Israelites. Since then, although he had lived with his wife, he had given her no money, and had purchased the household require ments himself. As he did not believe in eati...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — News — 1 August 1923
~A~h OVERCUOAiTS~ AT LIGHT PlUCESi WE ARE CLEARING THE BALANCE OF OUR SEASON'S OVERCOATS AT GREATLY REDUCED PRIOES. SPECIAL LINE OF OVEIIOATS TO RlIER COATS, will fold into size to IiAt into pocket; a few left at 19/ ozzAIL AND InSPEC OUR RANGE. READY-I'O-WEAR SUITS, in great ar Sray, fron-45/ Best Quality All-Wool Fine and Heavy SERIE SUITS, well made and fitting. from 72/ SPECIAL OFFER OF Working Men's (t aved, ? 0-?Wool re - Trousers YELI:ING RUGS. reduced I Oir to 23/6 - - 7/3' 8/11' Other Lines 35/ an I .. 10/6' 11/6' Pair. Speoial Line of BOYS' SUITS, Size- 5's to 10's, 25/ ALL-WOOL HALF-HOSE. Black Cotton HALF HOSE,PAR with 01o.1/9 WE RAVE A BIG STOCK OF ArI'A?HE AND SUIT OASES AT VERY FINE all sie, 3/11 pair. lEN'S BRACES, this line usually sells'at 2/3. To Olear, 1/71 - _I .JL/ Kit Bags Postal Orders 12-in. SOLID LEATHER, .... 1851 RECEIVE EVERY ATTENTION. WE 14-in. SOLID LEATHER .... 22/6 WILL BE PLEASED TO ANSWER ANY 16-in SOLID LEATHER .. .. 25/ ENQUIRIES. TOMORROW'S SPE...