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Cities of the World A HIKE AROUND ROME [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
Cities of the World A HIKE AROUND ROME ? ? | (Extracts from letters which J i 'Kay' wrote to her parents ? | while on a trip abroad before ? I the war broke out in 1939.) | ? ? : i ' ? ? ? —————— ROME. — I thought we walked miles yesterday, but its not a patch on what we did to-day. We went hiking, first to an old castle just over the Liber. It is supposed to be Hadrian's tomb, and of course is terribly ancient. ? It was .most interesting. It's a circular structure on a square base, and we wandered through more miles of passage-ways and round' battlements. They have relics of the old weapons, catapults and what-nots. There 'were cannon balls about six inches across -ind others about a foot in diameter, which, were catapulted over. We also saw some very crude statuary, and some lovely old tables and chairs and chests. There were thousands stream-' ing in and out. After lunch we set out to find the Colosseum and the Palatine Hill. We succeeded, but were almost too tired .o drag oursel...
SUMMER SALE AT ECONOMIC FROCK SHOP (By "Barbara.") [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
SUMMER SALE AT ECONOMIC FROCK SHOP (By 'Barbara.') tpHIS weelt, the Economic Frock Shop commenced an astounding summer sale. You will find bargains in every line if you inspect their stock. Grafton frocks at the lowest price in Albury! Florals, 19/11. Model Grafton frocks in navy, petunia, teal blue, greens, maroons, etc., marked up to £5/5/ are being, sold for 29/11. Large fittings from S.O.S. to X.O.S. in linens, slenderettes, floral silks, plain georgettes and silks. In this collection will 'be found the most out standing bargains of the. sale. Some of these garments were made by the makers of the famous Van 'Both frocks and will be offered to the public as low as 19/11. Other lines, marked as high as £3/19/11 are priced at 29/11. The Economic Frock Shop do all alterations and guarantee them. Linens, floral arid plain, all. sizes, 19/11, for garments advertised else where for double the price. Millinery specials 2/11 to 19/11. Whole stoclk of Mimosa underwear comprising scanties,...
Color is the Keynote of Beach Fashions Never was there Such a Variety of Shades [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
. Color m tlie Keynote of Beaeh Fashions JVeves* waus Sucli a Variety of Shades ? APPARENTLY the bathing belles of 1941 have adopted as - their slogan 'Better and brighter beaches.' Color is the keynote of beach fashions ! And what color ! Never wa£ there such a variety of lovely shades used in the making of swim suits. Greens, which are gay and bright ; while dry, become a dark olive in the, water, likewise pale blues become almost navy blue. JfYLORAL swim suits compete with figured ones. Many men are wear ing briefj figured trunks. One very Unusual pair which I saw recently was a white background featuring black Anchors at irregular intervals. Very Smart ANE-£lECE suits are very smart in deed; another good line is that obtained in the half-skirted suits. The skirt is joined in at the side, seams and waist, and- is only, in .front. To all intents and ipurposes 'at the back it is a one-piece suit. Navy costumes, in a ribbed.. or fancy stitch, are very popular; s6 also is a .combinat...
THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL RECIPE HONEY RICE PUDDING [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
J THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL I RECIPE ? HONEY RICE PUDDING Take 1J cups rice, :j cup honey, i Ctip raisins, 1 tablespoon butter, 1 tablespoon lemon juice, cinnamon, chopped almonds. Boil rice till tender in salted water, and drain. Brown honey slightly in frying-pan, but take care that it does not burn. Add Taisins to the honey, and pour! over the rice in a shallow pie-din)). Dab Kifo nf 'hlltf-PTV JI T1 fl flllow baltC an a moderate oven until golden 3-rown. Add the lemon juice, and serve sprinkled with cinnamon, and a Hew chopped almonds if desired. Enough, for four or five persons. ?
Beach Bags! [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
Beach Bags ! IT. has become imperative to have a ? ? bfljg' for your beach outings. When one: thinks of the array, of cosmetics, combs, mirrors, sunburn lotions, books, cigarettes, etc., which usually ac.com ?pany every party, one is grateful for Wm t } t round the house or garden, pr o/i the beach. A sleevaless blue ,and white check cotton -pinafore made wi^h a low back and trlmma^ with white embroidered ~ ? j,., ? I the fancy which prompted the bnach | bag. . | Largo enough to use as a cushion, i these bags are often lined and padded and aro quite comfortable. Stripes are perhaps the most popu lar style for beach bags; and zippered fastening assure a neat, secure finish; Bags can match either hat or coat or both, or they can contrast and still remain smart.. Footwear! A FEW years ago we went off to the beach with nice comfortable shoes which ' ' won 't be spoilt. ' ' That, was the important thing. iBut now we would gasp at the sigiic of those shoes if we saw them, wojn in conjunct...
THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL HINT [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
THIS - WEEK'S' SPECIAL i HINT - .j a Alternate methods of cleaning a light straw hat: — .»- -Try brushing ? with .a - .soft brush dipped iu : tepid water containing' a little ammonia, and then rubbing over with water ?and glycerine (about I teaspoon to a pint of water),- and dry ing the hat out of ' doors. . , - ' An- alternate method, ' equally suc cessful, is to dip a. coarse; cloth in salt and water, i'ub the 'hat well over, then wipe dry. The salt Will help to keep the hat its proper- shade. .
My Creed [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
My Creed If any little word of ours Can, make one life the.' brighter; If any little song of ours . ?' Can make one heart the lighter; God help us speak that little word, And take our bit of sinking, And drop it in some lonely vale, To set the echoes ringing. If any little love of ours Can make one life the sweeter; If any little care of ours Can make one step the fleeter; If any little help, may ease The burden Qf pother; God give us love and care and strength - To help along each other. If any watchful thought of ours Can make some work the stronger; If any cheery smile of ours Can make its brightness longer; . Then let us speak that thought to-day With tender eyes a-glowin,g, ' ? So God may grant some weary one J Shall reap ' from our glad sowing. . T-f ' Christian Herald,'
The Prayer-Perfect [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
The Prayer-Perfect / Dear Lord, kind Lord, '1, t iji ' Gracious Lord,. . I pray t N Thou wilt ? look on :all 1 tove -1' ' ' 'i . Tenderly to-dayl r| * 1 J Weed their hearts oi' woanness', ijf , \ , k J Scatter every caw 1'/*' ?. ! Down a wake of augol-wmgsi ' 1%! Winnowing tho aii\ j!'?/' Bring .unto the sorrowing: All release from pain;. ! - Let the lips of laughter Overflow again;. '? And with all the needy *, ' , ( O divide, I pray, This vast treasure ;of content i That is mine to.-day! i ^ '' —James Whitcomb SlleyV 4 ^ ^
Poet's Corner The New Years [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
i Poet's Corner |. , ? _i ? ? ::si. . ? ? - , V.. - -..The New. Years * Out: of the darkness, one by one,' '* n - 'rWrn The New Yeais steal into the light, ' A moment gleam in spotless , white, | Then, winged with groat resolves, ' 1 - ^ have won ^ i' 1 A, - - a Beyond the moon, beyond tlie sub.''' ?- ? \ 0 great resolves, 0 waxen wings — - ^ , j While still another New 1 oak . * - J hastes \ - ? Into the far and boundless wastes — \t) r- r Again your airy promise springs ????:? ?; And melts again- to phantom things!.' ; For one dim morrow wherefore wait, !,-?? ' Till year by year the earth revolves, Before you find, O great resolves, Your untried strength? To-day is fate, , , ' To-morrow's dawning may be late. . - ? ? JiCili For, great resolves, the moment^,'. sway '*%\ '? ';' Alone is yours. The -heavenly- airViy * ? r'^i You long tor knows no-t time. And ; ?there ' All with no haste, with no delay, A thousand years are as o-ne dayt — Haixriet Prescott Spofford. ? ?
TWO HOURS IN LIFE OF BOMBER PILOT [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
TWO HOURS IN LIFE OF BOMBER PILOT TWO HOURS IN THE LIFE OF AN R.A.F. BOMBER PILOT: Soon after breakfast — Set out for objectives in Northern France. From Gravelines — Followed the railway line to Dunkirk where he saw an armoured train made up of metal waggons. Bombed train from 700ft. PILOT it ? ? ★ Types of Britain's Fine Airmen Striking studies of members of a British bomber's crew taken at an R.A.F. station in England — types of the men who by day 'and night*' set out fearlessly to 'bomb military objectives in enemy territory. JL . _ ? _ _ JL. Shortly afterwards — Saw 20 barges on a canal cast of Bourbourg, to the east of Gravelines, and dropped more bombs on them, scoring several hits. Later, -near Gravelines again — En- countered enemy bomber; attacked it twice with front gun and then mancuuvred so that roar gunner was also able to gut in a burst. Enemy sought safety in clouds. Then flew low over a parade ground at Gravelines, where about '50 'German soldiers were drawn up, wit...
THE KING'S RAID SHELTER—Exclusive Details [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
THE KIM«'S RAID | 'J'HE first thing that strikes | you is that the shelter is not excessively elaborate, and in fact it is a housemaid's room converted into an air-raid shelter. The linoleum on the floor is covered with rugs which neither fit nor match in color, and the big old-fashioned house maid's sink still remains with nothing to screen it. A well scrubbed deal tabic pushed against one wall was formerly piled high with sheets and towels. Now it has a small mir ror standing on it, with ivory brushes and a comb — in fact, it has been promoted to be the Queen's dressing-table. : k '?pHE walls of the room are papered with rather a faded flowery design, and the biggest bits of furniture are two. large sofas and two arni-cliairs, which have been brought 'down from one of the State apartments. They are covered in rich red- brocaded satiu,- and the - sofas are so long and so ??wide '-that' 'tliey make coinfcjrtable .beds.- Folded rugs lie across them with large pillows, and beside one ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
| Summer Sale | STARTS THIS FRIDAY, THE 10th j j GENUINE REDUCTIONS ON ALL GOODS j j ADLYN FLORAL I GRAFTON FROCKS j S.S.W. to W. i 19/11 i O.S. & X.O.S. FROCKS ! From . ? 19/11 to 49/11 : J VAN ROTH J' | 29/11 DIRNDLS, Sale Price ! 16/11 | LINEN SUITS & FROCKS 1 AH sizes up to XoO.S., from . . 19/11 j f MIMOSA I UNDERWEAR | Slips, Scanties, Pantettes, Bloomers, Singlets, ? I Pyjama Suits, Nights, Dressing Gowns ^ | Now is the time to fill your glory box with this : ;?;:?'? v.: j' Exclusive Swami Lingerie : j MILLINERY ? 2/11 to 19/11 I WATCH ^ J I Our Windows Thursday Night j SALE STARTS 9 A.M., FRIDAY, 10th
COLONIAL JUDGE AND SOLDIER Visits Mother at Yackandandah [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
COLONIAL JUDGE AND SOLDIER Visits? Mother at Yackandaudaii - . -YACKANDANDATI. — Sir Kenneth Beatty, retired Chief Justice of -Gibral- tar/with; Lsady Beatty and --tlieir' daughter, Marguerite, are - visiting Yackandandah. .Sir... Kenneth Beatty ,'s- mother ..is Mrs. ' William Beatty, 94/ Whom. h£,»had not seeni for' five years. : 'At Wodonga ; Sir Kenneth .. ^Beatty was met by a nephew, Leading Air ciaftsman Clem Wray, R.A.A.F. 'Mrs. Beatty had -not seen her daughter-in:law for -10 :years, and met ?her, 'grand-daughter for- the; first ;ti.ino. iBoin at Shoalhaven River, N.S.W., she; lias- lived :at' .Yackandandaliv since sliC'.was- eight/ - and - lias vividrmemories; ?fOf?j-, -pioneering -.days/a.-fhaving.'-.v 'trekked f i om N.S.W; in a bullock wagon. Sir;; Kenneth Boatty 's -father, - died 30 years ago. ' ,
ALBURY C.W.A. Over 500 Pelts Sent To Sydney [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
'ALBURY C.W.A. Over 500 Pelts Sent To Sydney About 40 members attended -the monthly, meeting of Albury branch of the C.W.A. on Tuesday afternoon. ?? -The .president ? :~('Mrs.-*- D: A. Thomp son) \velcomed several visitors, , -includ- ing three members ???..of'' Lavington ?Younger Set, who handed to the - meet-, ing a cheque for .£5/5/ towards-.^ the Baby Health - : Building Fund. - Mrs. Colquhoun, in responding, - expressed the branch. 's appreciation of the '. very handsome gift. ?Mesdames, - L. A. Heath and McDou i gall, -for the ? sheepskin vest subcom mittee, - reported that since December meeting 544 pelts had been despatched to Sydney for treatment, and it is pleasing- to ; know ithat. airmen' - leaving, our - shores wore ;- able to' - obtain; -these, -.vests amongst ; the- ; comforts- issued them jn embaikation. r , As u : more . active - war effort' by- the. i local Country ?' 'Women 's c Association; i members as a- body, it was? decidcdvt to. i hold a : sewing v day - eve...
Hume Tennis Association DRAW FOR SECOND ROUND [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
Hume Tennis Association DRAW FOR SECOND ROUND -? JINDERA. — A delegote jneeting. of -- the .I-Iume Tennis Association' was :held; - at Jindera on Monday evening. Prer - ? sent wore : Mossrs. C. Pagcnstecher, ' chairman, W. Heppner and R. Schir- i ; : mer (Walla), G. Sutherland and II. - ? Jarrick (Glenellen), F. W. Jacob (Bur- ? rumbuttock), T. Funk and A. Echer- - ; ; - mann (St. John's), E. Wehner and C. Scholz (Jindera), A. Klose (Gerogery), E. Lindner (E.L.C.). . The following motions were carried: ? ???.:? ??/;? -That the second round commence next Saturday; that the posponed tourna ment be held on February 1 and 8, tho - .; ?. following to be the committee to make all ? arrangements — 'Messrs. B-. . Jacob, G. Sutherland, F. W. Jacob, T. Funk, : E. Wehner, A. Klose, E. Lindner, . 'pre- sident. and secretary; that owing . to i shortage of players the E.L.C; teams be permitted to merge into one team, E.L.C. II. dropping out; that the -next meeting be held at Jindera - on-- ;the M...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
— CLASSIFIED— -ADVERTISEMENTS — SECTION — ' WANTED KNOWN ? A .FIRST- CLASS HAIRCUT, 1/. Reekie's Saloon, 466 Kiewa St., near Smollett St. Open Sat. afternoons. '?'I^UKS' is par excellence, either straight or in shandies. ''l^CKS' is made witli filtered spring ?water. ' I^CKS' . combines tho properties of : medicinal tonic witli those of an ideal - drink. pUMPING PLANTS : We guarantee , our recommendations. Consult us for your requirements. A. T. .TONES and Co., 540 Kiewa Street, Albuiy. rpRY the NEW EUGENE SELF X SETTING MACHINELESS WAVE for your next perm. Country clients especially catered for. — Mrs. WATKIN, 657 Thurgoona Street, Albury (just past Gaol). Phone 854. TV7E guarantee a same day service in Shoe Repairs. W e pay freight on country orders. ROY QUINN, near Bell's Cafe. ? ? 'TyEDDING Invitations. — Have your ^ Wedding Invitations printed a) the Albury 'Banner' Office, Dean Street, Albury. THE KING BUTCHERY rrvHREE Door's from Mate's Grocery Dept. Priuio sides mutton, 5d. ...
SOCIAL NOTES (Continued from previous page) [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
SOCIAL NOTES (Continued. from. - I previous . page) ? ^ : 1 Miss Ruth Jones, 'Kirkhani, ' IIol . brook, spent a week with her uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs. Ashley Ousby, at 'Elmsleigli,' Cowra, before going onj to Sydney for three weeks' holiday. \ 'Mrs. Ken ?Crawford, Holbrook, who spent an extended period at Cowra, ?where her husband, Lieut. Crawford, was in camp, visited Sydney before going to Adelaide to stay -with rela . tives. IMiss Pat Hudson, or 'St. Bern ards,' Corowa, has returned to Syd ney with Mr. -and Mrs. W. Kelly, who visited Mrs. Kelly's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hudson. . \; Mrs. Reg. Ellen and her daughter, Edith, 'of. Black Rock (Vic.), are spend ing a holiday at Corowa with Mr. and | Mrs. A. G. Phillips. Lj |Mr. and Mrs. R. do C. Shaw, Corry B-.. ong, with their family, left on Tuesday morning top*: Melbourne, where they will Tooralc Mansions for a ? fortnight. ..Mi-. R. Farrell, of Blackloclc's, with 8®r Mrs. Farrell and their son Brian, is | spending a holiday at N...
WEDDINGS ADAMS—FRASER [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
WEDDINGS ADAMS — FRASER Tho wedding was celebrated at bt. Matthew's Church, Albury, on Janu ary 1 by Canon Statliam, of Hazel Joyce, fifth daughter of Air. and Mrs. Alex. Fraser, 412 Wodonga Place, Albury, and Lionel Jack, son of tho late Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Adams, for merly of Pavid-street, Albury. A trained bridal gown of soft figured cloque in cream was worn by the bride,' and her tulle, veil, which : was held in iplace with orange blossom, had. been worn by Mrs. Adams, snr., at her marriage; Her sheaf was of creamy gladioli. ., ? ?She was; attended by Aid sisters, Sylvia, ns- 'bri'desmaid, and Marjorie as traiiu-bearer. Both wore similar- -frocks -of- :blue and pink crepe do chine, and .they carried flowers to tone.. In the absence through illness of the bride's father, Mi'. W. Reid gave her away. Mr. Stockweil was best man. Mr. Leslie Ncodhain pro sided at the organ. To receive the guests at Stralian's Rendezvous Mrs. Fraser wore a frock .of rainbow sheer, with white accessories...
Culcairn Shire MONTHLY MEETING OF COUNCILLORS Producer Gas Unit Effects Big Saving [Newspaper Article] — Albury Banner Wodonga Express and Riverina Stock Journal — 10 January 1941
Culcairn Shire I MONTHLY MEETING OF COUNCILLORS Producer Gas Unit Effects Big Saving The monthly meeting of the Cul cairn, Shire Council was held on Tues day. There were present: — LCrs. J. H. Balfour (president), C. A. Lpe, L. C. Lindner, W. M. Odewahn, J. H. Shipard, H. Diffey, E. B. Twartz, A. : Ross/ T. King; Messrs. W. J. Conley (shire clerk), T. B. Sheppard (engineer) and M. Daley (inspector). Department of Main Roads advised that it would increase the grant . of funds to the council for the construc tion of Gumming 's road to provide for the inclusion of a concrete box culvert at chainage O.M. 2089 ft. — Tenders are to be invited. Department of Works and Local Government, on behalf of the Liquid Fuel Control Board, appealed to coun cillors to explore all possible avenues with a view to confining their motor spirit requirements to the quantities ordinarily allowed under the rationing scheme. Where a supplementary al lowance was necessary in some in stances an additional allowa...