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PENINSULA LEAGUE BALL [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

PENINSULA LEAGUE BALL. THE Hastings hall should break all records on Tuesday, 10th Octo ber, where the Mornipgton Peninsula'l Football League Ball will be "held. A special committee of the League will give dancers a wonderful night's dancing and specialeattractions. will be featured. The Hollywood Rhythm Band has been engaged, and tickets may be had from the secretary at 3/6 each. Watch forf:urther particu lars in our next issue.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Frankston Premiership Ball [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

Frankston Premier ship Ball THE Frankston Football Club Ladies' Committee intended hold ing a Premiership Ball at Frankston on the same night' as the "Back To' Gala Ball at Mornington, but have now altered the date to Thursday, 19th October. Representatives of the "Back To" Ball Committee ap proached, the President of the Ladies' Committee of the football club at Frankston, and appealed to her to ask the committee to have the -late altered, and at a meeting of the ladies on Wednesday evening it was unanimously decided to change the date to Thursday, 19th October. The Mornington people are very grateful for the courtesy shown them and have promised the Frankston Club good support at its Ball. The Ball will be held at the Wattle Palais, and during the evening tro phies will be presented, including the Cerberus Cup, the Sherlock and Hay .up for best and fairest player. Ad nission will be 3/, so reserve this big night-Thursday, 19th October.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DANCING WATTLE PALAIS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

DANCING -0 WATTLE PALAIS The .management of the Wattle Palais dance has " arranged a gala night on Saturday, 'when winners of trophies, decided by popular vdte, will receive their presentations. Saturday night's winners were Mr King, and Miss Johnson (Chelsea), with Mr K. Pearson and Miss B. Pear son (Frankston) second, and' Mr Jolly and Miss Burnard (Melbourne) third. The last-named were announced by judges' decision, and will receive spe cial prizes. The Monte Carlo final will be de :ided at the gala night. Non-attend ance will disqualify winners of heats. Twelve free tickets will be given to patrons each week, commencing, on gala night. Details of a novel scheme to pre sent free Christmas hampers to Wat .le Palaia patrons will 'be announced next. week. No dancing will be neces sary to win these, all patrons having equal chances. Peninsula dance devotees are re rminded that the special building of the Wattle Palais will ensure perfect :oolness on the. warmest summer ivenings. As t...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Red Cross Society Shire Branch Formed Women Respond [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

Red Cross Society O -oO0 Shire Branch Formed Women Respond The attendance of more tha' 150 laidles at, a public meeting called by the Shire President (Cr A. M. Heath) at the Wattle Hall, Frankston, on Monday afternoon to discusadforming a branch of the Red Cross Society in the. Shire. ofFrdnkston"r and Hastings -was typical of the atti tide of women throughout:the..British Empire to the present world up heaval. Cr. Heath. As chairmani; Cr, Heath explained the reasons *for calling "the meet ing. The shire secre ,' tary (Mr J. A. P., Ham) infoirimed' the meeting of£ the; results of a confer once he had had with officials of the Red Cross So ciety, and the de tails of the organi .ion of a Red Cross. branch. On the motinn nf Mrs H. E. Collins, seconded 'by Mrs J. Orice, it was unanimously decided: to form -a Redl Cross'- brahiclf, fo' b'`"i named the Shire of Frankston and Hastings branch of the Victorian Division of the Australian Red Cross Society. On the motion of Mrs Collins, sec on...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BALNARRING PREVAIL DESPITE RED HILL'S DETERMINED CHALLENGE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

BALNARRING PREVAIL DESPITI RED HILL'S DETERMINED CHALLENGE IN a game packed with incident Bal narring narrowly defeated Rec Hill in the "B" grade preliminarl final at Hastings on Saturday. .The game was played at a cracking pace all day and gave the very fair at tendance plenty of thrills. Althoug} it had its mistakes the game comrn pared very favorably with any of the "A" grade second round games. The high class of the "B' grade football in the second round this year has been an outstanding feature. The headquarters of the Hastings Tyabb club was in first-class order and compares most favorably with any of the other grounds on which finals have been played this season. Red Hill had one change from the team which defeated Dromana in the first semi-final, Col. White who was 19th man on that occasion replacing H. Holmes. Balnarring changed two from the previous week's team, Oswin and Peter Dooley making way for Reg Peterson and Waldron. Red' Hill: F. Volk (capt.), It. Wilson, Pritchar...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Immediate Local Response [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

Immediate Local Response oOo Immediate laind gratifying response has already been made to the local branch of the Red Cross Society by public spirited residents of Frankston and district. On Thursday donations to the branch had al ready reached nearly £40. A' message to the citizens of .the shire from the hon. secretary 'of the branch (Mrs E. Pearse) is as follows: Dear Willing Workers,-It is the wish, of the president (Mrs A. M. Heath) and the members of the com mittee that I shoould write this letter of gratitude and appreciation to you. all for the interest and support al ready shown in the forming of a branch department of the Red Cross in Frankston. Since the meeting on Monday we have been' inundated with offers of help, a most encouraging factor in the work that lies before us as your committee women. One of the most helpful offers came from Mr C. W. Morris through his son, Mr Nelson Morris, who has placed at our dis posal five rooms over his store at the corner of 'Bayl and P...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EMERGENCY SERVICE COMPANIES [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

S.EMERGENCY SERVICE I COMPANIES. Chiefly for the purpose of providing special training in. first aid, home nursing,. air raid relief, etc., Red Cross Emergency Service Companies have been established all over Vic toria, and are providing trained' per sonnel foil first aid posts being estab lished under district wardens appoint ed by. the State Emergenhy Council of the YVictorian Government. Emnergency Service Companies are still required in certain areas; and persons ,interested in forming' such companies should communicate per sonally or 'by letter to the Personnel Department, Australian Red- Cross Society, 295 Exhibition streeti'Mel bourne. As some companies have, enrolled as members. (on the blue form) volun tary workers who do not wish to un' dergo instruction, it is intended to send to each Emergency Company the same information as is sent to

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

NEW MENTONE PonCe PARAMOUNT, MORDIALLOC MoI a1 Three Changes Weekly. SATURDAY AND MONDAY Errol Flynn and Basil Rathbone The Dawn Patrol " Also Gail Patrick and John Howard Grand Jury Secrets (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) Matinee Saturday, 2.30 p.m. TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Michael Redgrave and Margaret Lockwood The Lady Vanishes Also Dorothea Kent and Kent Taylor The Last Express (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) THURDAY and FRIDAY The Jones Family as The Jones Family in Hollywood Suitable for General Exhibition Also Arthur MargS.etson and Peter Coke The Nursemaid Who Disappeared Not Suitable for General Exhibitiou. CAR PARK, WITH ATTENDANT, FREE. THEATRE ARTIFICIALLY HEATED. COMING SATURDAY AND MONDAY. Loretta Young and Richard Greene Kentucky Also The Hardy's in Out West with the Hardy's (Both films for general exhibition). PLAZA Chelsea's New Theatre (OPPOSITE GTATION) ALL FEATURE PROGRAMMES Complete Change of Programme 3 Times Weekly. NEW SOUND SCR...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FRANKSTON LAGGING? PUBLIC PROVISIONS NEEDED [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

FRANKSTON LAGGING? PUBLIC PROVISIONS NEEDED After drawing readers' atten-" tion to the fact that over £41,000 was spent here on building works in the past two months, we may -be thought inconsistent to print the above heading on our font page. But the fact that there is not one public convenience in this rapidly de . veloping town is one indisputable in stance of Frankston's backwardness. The subject was brought up by cor respondents through this paper 12 months ago, and was discussed at the council, when it was understood that the shire engineer was instructed to prepare plans for the immediate erec tion of these conveniences. For some reason the subject was let slide. and last holiday season Frankston, one of Melbourne's most popular playgrounds, that attracts over 20,000 visitors on public, holi days, remained, in this respect, the same as it has been since its founda tion. We agree that there is ample public provision on the foreshore and recrea tion grounds, but in the town its...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

Cause Unemployment - Trade as Usual, Advertise in The Standard Want-Ad. Costs 1i- for 14 Words ee Your Newsagent It Pays to use the WANT ADS. ? l,, , n umimml m a | u m u i u J. C. OBRIEN GRAIN, PRODUCE, EGG Public Market, Wells St., Frankston. pHONE: Frankston 108. After Hours, Somerville 254. ea FA.... . 3/5 Sulphate Ammonia .... 18/9 oize, Whole 5/3, Cr. 5/5 Nitrate Soda ... .. 14/3 ulled Oats. .3/ Prime Chaff....... ... 5/3 eed Oats .... ... 2/9 Shandy" Chaff .............. 4/6 r. Oats 3/, Straw Chaff ... ... 3/6 at manning ...............:3/9 Cement .... 4/1 t ulls ............... .2/3 Limil .....................3/3 !aze Meal ..... Bush. 2/2 "N.Z. Greenfeast Peas 22/6 bus. at Pollard . Bush 1/10., Jap Millet .. cwt. 13/ 5/9. Sub Clover ............1/3 lla .......... .......... /3 Lucerne Seed .... ... . l? 1b. Floar, 150 lbs. ............ 19/9 Alg. Oats 3/ Super ....... 6/9, ton 63/9 Shell Grit 2/6 e6-i 9/3 ........3-1 10/9 Polly Feed .............. 4/6 Market Garden .............

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

PROFESSIONAL Phone 29 Frankston. Box 25 Frankston W. J. McLEAN SWORN VALUER. REAL ESTATE AND:BUSINESS AGENT. 588 BAY .STREET, FRANKSTON House, Land and Insurance Agent. Furnished and Unfurnished lients Collected Auctions Arr qied Houses To Let L. R. N. UTBER -" SOLICITOR - FRANKSTON Attends daily at office, Young street opp. Railway Station) and every evening at private residence. Mornington Road (near "Fernery,") Melbourne Office: H. W. HUNT & UTBER 281 Collins Street, Melbourne Telephone: Central: 2452. Trust Moneys to Lend on Mortgage. ROSTRON, ROY & PITT BARRISTERS AND. SOLICITORS Commissioner for Taking Affidavits. ATTENDANCES: DROLMANA: First Saturday in month 12 to 3 p.m. SOSMERVILLE and HASTINGS: Seoa ond Saturday in month. 11 to L p.m. FRANKSTON OFFICE: Every Satur day 3.15 to 8.30 p.m. Trust Money to Lend. Melbourne Ollice: 440 Little Collins Street. telephones: Central No. 9374. Pri vate ltesidence: Windsor No. 1938. E. W. OLLEY SOLICITOR, ETC. 440 LT. COL...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EGG APPEAL [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

EGG APPEAL -.- abers of the Alfred Hospital fIry are launching their annual Li for eggs, and would appreciate ions, both large and small, of or cash to purchase same, from ose in sympathy with this .wor Ruse. is appreciated by the auxiliary It times such as the present the hits of many people are given y to Red Cross efforts, but all realise that such institutions as Alfred Hocspital must continue iork they are at present doing, Lt the same time make -full pro Sfor any extra facilities they be called upon to do. 1 . h the large extensions now 'be ompleted at thishospital, exten which will in the near future more sufferers to care for, it is more necessary than ever. for ho realise the excellent .work by these institutions, to give greater support than In the past. h these thoughts in nmind, the ary confidently looks to the pub nerally for its wholehearted sup nd a record in donatiotis of Lations may belieft with Ritchie's , McDonald's ironmongery store, 's motor garage, or any, memb...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

French Polishing. inet iUpholstering. ASTER CRAFTSMEN (,1 F. WILSo N & BROS.) r of Young and t3each strelets (optl's1te railwaY atY ) cellent recommendations from "prominent Residents. C;. Heath and Red Cross FRANKSTON MOTOR GARAGE Melbourne. Road, FRANKSTON Phones 101. 97. Old established authorised General i lors Dealers. Chevrolet and Buick -" . Our propositions on trade-ins i? :eA best in Town. It will pay you WIA s<. oJ. OLSEN. STANDARD Presents for 1939... THE FINEST CARS IN THE 8 h.p. FIELD )R FLY.ING STANDARD QUALITY CARS-SEE BRETT, 24 PLAYNE STREET. FRANKSTON. * Phnne 77. Peninsula's largest selec of M~n's and.:Bors' Wear. sturdy C1otheý Sfor..::. : S, Work day r-Vd clothes.for l best service., X87 Bay St., FRANKSTON. 'Phone 352. All Work Garments Now and Evade the Price Increase. es Hold While Present Stocks Last Why Not Own a Prop9rty? We Have Properties to Suib All Range of Buyers. Cash or Terms Arranged to Suit Your Income. FOR SALE: MVodern Villa, ti...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NOVELTY BALL [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

NOVELTY 'BALL The second annual novelty ball of the Frankston branch of; 3XY Hoad ley's Happiness House will take place in the Wattle Palais on Thursday, Oc tober12. Tickets ere availl?le'atS3/. Proceeds are,-to raise funds for, the Frankston" Community Hospital.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WALKERS ENTERTAINED AFTER 25 MILE RACE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

WALKERS ENTERTAINED AFTEr_ 25 -MILE RACE Great interest was shown at. bay side towns when competitors in the annual 25 mile walking race fron Melbourne to Frankston passed along Pt. Nepean road on Saturday. J. Purtell (35min.), who won the event last year, was again successful I. Roche (42min.) was second, anm J. Gaylor (10min.) secured third place and fastest time (3h. 58m. 17s.).- Thi event was under the auspices of the Victorian Amateur Walking Club. The race concluded at the Frank ston Municipal Golf Club house, where competitors, officials and lady ,.sup Dorters were afterwards entertainer by the Shire President. (Cr Heath). Cr Heath said it afforded him great pleasure to welcome the athletes tc Frankston. He congratulated them or mantaining an average of six mile: an hour over the distance. He wa: gratifled that, although the world wa: in a state of upheaval, they were con tinuing. with their' sporting fixtures and suppoiting the Government anc coundils. He trusted they would ...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MAP OF EUROPE Council Doesn't Want One [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

MAP OF EUROPE Council Doesn't Want One A. resolution that the council PUr chase a map of Europe to be hung I. the shire office was moved bY CrO Ceast and Hodgins on Friday night. ,ir Keast said he thought a m?P 0 Europe would be of value to the couo' :Al. Cr Wells: W,.hatadvantage would It e? The less ,we see of Germany the 3etter. ' We. don't want to make our •fce. into a picture gallerY. iet Cr Miles:. The expenditure is Iustifled in my opinion. Cr Oates:. I would rather see a mP f the world. Cr Miles: Or one of Franlston. The motion" that the maP be PO" hased was lost. CHILDREN'S fancy dress ball, Mc chanics' Hall, October 13. All tic kets 1/ Good prizes. State SCb1

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PLAZA THEATRE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 AND 23 [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

PLAZA THEATRE -4-.---- FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22 AND 23 Heart of the North, a thrilling tale Af the Canadian Mounted Police, star. ring Dick Foran and Gloria Dickson will be the principal attraction' for Friday and Saturday. Filmed entirely n 'beautiful technicolor, it shows the ;celery of the mountains and rivers to their fullest advantage. The plo0 revolves around the robbing of the Arctic. Queen, a little steamship carry Ing priceless furs and gold from the ;rading post to civilisation. The nethods used by the Mounties in .atching the thieves makes an inter sting and exciting story. 'Supporting this is Jed Pronty, Spring Byington and all the rest of he Jones Family, with Louise Fa cenda, in another rollicking comedy, Down on the Farm. The excitement starts when dad helps Roger with one )f his chemistry experiments in the ,ellar, and the disastrous results com ,el the whole family to enjoy the hos pitality of Aunt Ida's farm while their lome is being repaired. They encoun ...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
POSTAL HOLIDAYS Show Day [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

POSTAL HOLIDAYS r Show Day r Arrangements for the postal holiday i on. Thursday. September 28 (Show c Day) are as follow: War pensions payable on Thursday j will be payable on Wednesday, Sep- 1 tember 27.: I The post office will be open from s 9 to 10 a.ni. for all classes of business ii except money. orders and savings hank deposits. b Morning delivery by postmen will be effected as usual. g The last Melbourne mall for the day o will close at 10 a.m.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
COUNCILLORS' TRIBUTES To Assistant Secretary [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 22 September 1939

COUNCILLORS' TRIBUTES " cc To Assistant Secretary pi When the resignation of the assist- h< ant shire secretary (Mr H. L. Pol- te glase) came befnre the council on Fri- el day night councillors expressed plea- te sure at his promotion to the position of shire secretary.at Broadford, and al regret at his leaving the staff. fe [ r Oates moved that Mr Polglase's resignation be accepted with regret. He had been a fine and' courteous ofR. cc cer of;the. council. Or Oates said he at was, sure, that no councillor or rate- C: payer 'had ever, found Mr .Polglase et lacking in his, duties in any way. He knew that his training in the Frank- at ston "offices under Mr Ham had fitted kf him admirably for his work. ? . et Cr. Oates' remarks were supported cc by &rs Heath, Keast and Klauer. to It was resolved to present Mr Pol- cc glase with a reference under the seal fl of the council, and to call applications H for a junior clerk in the office, a

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
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