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GOLF GYMKHANA. For Community Hospital [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
GOLF GYMKHANA, For Community Hospital The Frankston public golf links will be at its best this .month when the first big charity golf tournament to aid) the funds of the Frankaton Com munity Hospital will be held. The tournament and gymkhana; will commence on Saturday, October 8. There are eight events listed; and long driving, hole in one, andi putting con petitions. Entries close with the secretary, Mr D. Williams, High street, Frankston, on Monday, October 23.
ELECTRIC PIPE ORGAN PRESBYTERIAN PLANS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
ELECTRIC PIPE ORGAN PRESBYTERIAN PLANS Following the installation of a pipe organ at St. Paul's Church of Eng land, churchgoers at Frankston will be well catered for when an electric pipe organ is built in the Presbyterian Church. Tenders for' the assemb ling of the organ have been let to Hill, Norman and Beard, of Clifton Hill.. The Instrument, which is of Ameri can manufacture, was given to the church early this year by Dr J. F. Mackeddie, and for years was in stalled at "Manjung," Mornington road, the former residence of Mr Thomas Baker, and later the home of Dr Mackeddie, who made the presenta tion to the church on his departure from the district. In order that the church would be able to meet the expense involved, Sir Keith Murdoch generously donated £100 to defray the cost, and friends of the church are also making dona tions. It is anticipated that the organ will be in use by the second week in De cember. Further announcements re garding the installation and opening services ...
OBITUARY MR. W. J. AMOR. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
OBITUARY MR. W. J. AMOR. The death occurred on Saturday of iIr 1~. J. Amor, of Bragge street, rranlkston. In spite of the fact that ie had been in ill-health for some ime, the news of his death came as e shock to his many friends both in "raunkston and in the city. The late Mr Amor was a prominent lnmber of the Frankston Bowling club, of which he was a vice-presi lent at the time of his death, and vas also keenly interested in other )ranches of sport. He also took an .ctive interest in the Frankston Dis "Ict High School. Mr Amor is sur ived by his wife and two children, lob and Jean. The funeral took place atSpring a'le, attended by many Frankston esidents. MRS. H. W. GRIMWADE. Mrs H. W'. Grimwade, wife of Major 4eneral Grimwade, of Marathon, 'rankaton, died on Monday after a rery long illness.. The funeral took dlace privately at the Frankston ceme .ery on Tuesday. The vicar of "St. -aul's, Rev. A. J. Whyte, conducted he service. Mrs Grimwade had 'been. widely nown for her interest...
THE VICTORIAN PISCATORIAL COUNCIL. Melbourne, Sept. 20, '39. W. J. Abbott. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
THE VICTORIAN PISCATORIAL COUNCIL. Melbourne, Sept. 20, '39. W. J. Abbott. Slr,-7Your l1tter of the 24th ult. was considered at the last meeting of the council, and the meeting was quite in accord with your views re garding the damage done with the long nets. For some time past the council bhas been endeavoring to have the length of the nets and also the ropes reduced in length/but without success. We would be very pleased to hatve the assistance of Mr Field, M.L.A.,, In getting the length of the nets* re duced.-Yours etc.i, * . * ; A. J. THOMAS, Hon. Secretairy.:
Your Safety Valve (A column for you. Let's have your views in brief on any topic excepting religion. Every letter must bear the writer's name and address, not necessarily for publication. Head correspondence "Safety Value.") THE FISH SUPPLY (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
Your Parewsy Va ------oOo--- The Deeni r Pru S~ts ate SuchoolInbe o n rpc -'a mexepting rlgon Wednesdy , le~r Mu arcIh wia' an address, not necessarily for publication. Head corresrnaekcc ' "S~afty -·Valve.")) hall. ~ ) A odatndnei e THE FISH SUPPLY. (To the Editor.) Sir.-- enclose copies of letters re ceived recently which may be of in terest for readers of your variou.s newspapers. -Thank you again for your help, and we hope soon, through pressure of public opinion and organised associa tions, to have the ridiculous Act which deprives fishermen of their ,living for three years, entirely eliminated. - The stupidity of the Act is seen by the fact that men who have been fish ing practically all their lives, and who understand this hazardous work thor oughly, being forced to ask for sus tenance that they and their families mnay live, instead of bringing in sup. plies of fish to help reduce; the enor m-ously high prices.-Yours etc., " Mordlalloc. W. J. ABBOTOT.
Let's Write a Letter TO MAYOR A. J. STEELE, City of Sandringham. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
Let's Write a Letter TO MAYOR A. J. STEELE, City of Sandringham. Dear Mayor,-Please accept a good hearty slap on the back for your decision to combat war-time profiteering in your own municipality. Such Cr. A. J. Steele. action In.the public good raises the status of Mayor ship to a plane far beyond parish politics. We have always' branded you as a forthright sort of a fellow, but your public announcement that you intend to be Policeman No. I so far as this menace -Is concerned' proven that even the good opinion we heldi of you, has been sadly lacking in true appreciation. The support of citizens in reporting' all sus pected cases of profiteering to the municipal offices should prevent a repetition of the last war's un. savory business incidents so far as your city Is con cerned, and is well worthy of emulation by every other municipality. There are too many now living a life off inde pendence due to their shameless money-making ven tutresL uring.:4914:'187f:r;people:to: tallow, tlt...
SOMERVILLE RED CROSS GROUP [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
SOMERVILLE RED CROSS GROUP At a meeting held on September 28 a committee was. formed .with Mrs Binder as leader, and Mrs Wells as secretary and treasurer. .INTERCESSORY SERVICE In keeping with the Empire Day of Prayer, a com'bined intercessory ser vice was held at St. Andrew's Angli can Church on Sunday evening last. The preacher was the Rev. S. O. Seward, who on behalf of the church extended a welcome to the local Girl Guides .and Boy Scouts, who, with their leaders (Mrs S. N. Clarke and Mr J. E. Shelton) occupied the front pews. The church was filled with thoughtful and interested worshippers who entered heartily into the singing of the National Anthem and appropri ate hymns, led by Mrs Seward at the organ. Special prayers were offered by, the minister, and responses were made by a congregation composed of members of the three local churches. TENNIS CLUB The annual meeting of the Somer ville Tehnis Club was held on Sep tember 28. The following office-bear ers were elected: Preside...
PEARCEDALE F.C. DINNER AND DANCE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
:PEARCEDALE F.C. DINNER AND DANCE The ladies' social committee of the Pearcedale Football Club entertained the members of the team and invited guests to the number of 70 on the occasion of the annual dinner on Sep temTber 27. The comnittee com Prised Mrs Tom White (pre sident), Mesdames W. Judd, C. Cope, J. Powell, Lord, senr., L. Turner, A. Smith, Smitheunbeck, A. Sullivan, and the untiring and inspiring secretary (Miss Lottie Campbell). Mrs J. Slack and Miss Flo. Wisken also rendered cheerful assistance. The scene that greeted the guests was a delightful arrangement of the club colors, Union Jacks and very. pleasing floral decorations. Apologies were received from Mr A. J. Kirton, M.L.A.; Mr and Mrs W. Sheffield (generous supporters of the club), and some members of the team, amongst them being Mr Bert Osborne. The groaning tables seemed to sigh with relief when Mr Tom White, pre sident of the club, invited the guests to get into action and enjoy the sump tuous repast. Full justic...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
EINTONE GIKLS iKAMMAK SCHOOL 231 Beach Road. pUBLIC DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR GIRLS A UBLIC FEES MODERATE. 1ccslble by Motor Bus from Mordialloc, Black Rock, Beaumaris, ces Oakleigh and Dandenong. S KINDERGARTEN TO LEAVING HONORS. S n Application. Headmistress at home by Appointment ospectus 3 j. McCowan, B.A., Dip. Ed. Headmistress. Chelt MENTONE GRAMMAR SCHOOL DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR BOYS AND GIRLS. Srmt to Leaving Honors. Boys admitted to Kindergarten at b.-Prmary u. Separate Dopartmont for Junior School. age of f" MODERATE FEES. Healthy Surroundings. Ideal Situation. Extensive Grounds. COACHING COLLEGE. NIGHT CLASSES pupils Prepared for all Examinations. Complete Provision for Boarders. For Prospectus and Particulars of Scholarships. Apply C. C. THOROLD, M.A., Headmaster. el.: Cltelt. 409. Tel.: Chelt. 409. !r "--- ? i "-" ' ... "? Picture of Lady Doing Her S Washing Monday Morning. It's 9 o'clock, and she is still in bed. That's because our Laundry-man called early and pi...
Out of Focus [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
Out of Focus With a population of approximately one million people, the State of Queensland. is equal in size to Germany, France, Italy and Spain com bined!" Yet 'the population of these four European nations is approxi-. mately one hundred and seventy-six millions! We ask you to again read this statement, which is absolutely correct. Then consider that the population of a neighboring Pacific nation is one hundred million- and ponder a while. The realisation of our lack of people reveals the tremendous prob lems confronting the Commonwealth-problems which should have been. solved during the quarter of a century which has slipped by so quickly since the last war, but which, cannot be solved'now until peace reigns again-whenever that may 'be. -. The capacity of a State, possessing the riches of Queensland, to carry a huge population living in comfort is apparent to every student. Our careless interest in the selection of parliamentarians has br-.-. " its own reward. If Australia has a...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
O M ME NTS - EDITORIAL 4PAG E FEATURESI T}I STANDARD, FRIDAY, OCTOBERII 6, 1939 PLAZA THEATRE FRANKSTON Phone Frankston 407. FRIDAY & SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 & 7. Madeline Carroll, Fred McMurray & Shirley Ross in a sophisticated drama CAFE SOCIETY Barry K. Barnes and Valerie Hobson in An exciting newspaper mystery THIS MAN IS NEWS Programme for Genoral Exhibition. A Colored Cartoon "Fox .Hunt," and a News Gazette. TUESDAY and. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10 and 11 Two popular stars, Errol Flynn and Bette Davis in THE SISTERS And Glenda Farrell and Barton McLane in Torchy Runs For Mayor Pictorial Review and a News Gazette FRIDAY and SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13 and 14 The bright and breezy romantic comedy with Ray Milland and Olympe Bradna Say It In French And Gladys Swarthout and Lloyd Nolan in AM BUSH. Colored Cartoon, Tears of an Onion and a News Gazette EVERY SWEEPING,' SCRUBBING, CLEANING AND POLISHING NEED Floor, Whisk, Hair or Yard. Brooms; Scrubbing Brushes,'. Nail or Clot...
FRANKSTON DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL ANNUAL SPORTS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
iANKSTON DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL ANNUAL SPORTS In brilliant sunshine and in the presence of a number of interested spectators the annual inter-house Iports meeting was held, Bass, Col ins, Flinders and Murray competing. The results were: Boys' open long jump: Nicholls (B) 1, Cubitt (F) 2, Hay (B) 3. Boys un eer'13 high jump:.Hearn (B) 1, Butler M):.2, Preston (C) 3. Boys under 16 igh jump: Hill (B) 1, Wastell (B) Pentland (M) and Brown (C), dead heat, 2. Boys under 15 long jump: Berry (F) 1, Stone (C) 2; Turner (M) 3. Boys under 14 high jump: Robin son (B) 1; Williams (M) 2, Neesom (F) 3. Girls' junior basketball goal ing: L. Rymer (C) 1, N. Dalton (C) and P. Brearly (F.), equal, 2. Girls' senior 100 yards: S. Nicholls (M) 1, •. Brearly (B) 2, G. Hutchinson (F) 3. Boys under 16, 100 yards: Houfe (?i) 1, Wastell (B) 2, Pollie (F) 3. Girls' inter. 100 yards: N. Batten (F) i, P. Allnut (Mi) 2, M?. Cleine (F)' 3. Boys' open 100 yards: Nicholls (B) 1, Rymer (M) 2, Hay (B) 3. Boys un der 13,...
TYABB PERSONAL. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
TYABB .PERSONAL. Mr Charles W. Floyd has received notice of his appointment as assistant rate collector to the St. Kilda City Council, and will commence, his duties on November 1. For the past two years Mr Floyd has been employed in a' clerical 'position by the Mornington Shire Council.
TENNIS CAULFIELD-CARRUM ASSOCIATION [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
TENNIS -0- CAULFIELD-CARRUM ASSOCIA TION A Grade Women's Doubles: --Mil dun 3-7-49 d. Mentone 1-2-24; MMor dialloc 2-6-52 d. Chelsea 2-5-57; Hill crest 3-6-45 d. Bentleigh 1-3-41. Special B Grade Women's Doubles -Parkdale 3-7-48 d.. Mordialloc 1-3--39: Glenfern 3-6-46 d. Bent leigh 1-3-26; Mildun 3-6-47 d. Thistle 1-3-35. B Grade WVomen's Doubles-Park dale C. of C. 3-7-54 d. Parkdale 1-2 -39; Chelsea 1 2-6-49 d: Hillcrest 2-5-47; -Glenfern 4-8-48 d. Chelsea 2 0-0-23; Mentone 3-6-48 d. Ivern 1-3-36.
CYCLING [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
CYCLING The Frankston. Professional cling Club will be represented five riders in the MleTourne' nambool road race next Siat Their names and handicaps are: A. Matthews (2.1 min.). W. tArh (30), J. Savage (33), R. Matthe (39), L. Rooke ("15).
PLAZA THEATRE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6 AND 7 [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
PLAZ THEATR z--- *-. FRIDAY AND SATUm.,* OCTOBER 6 A5 AY The principal attraction 7 and Satu~rday is Caton far p sophisticated; comedy eroaat ring Madelelne Carroll, Pe Murray and Shirley Ross Tbr of a bored wealthy y.oug heh.Ts elopes and marries an heres porter just to cause a esai gossip columnls of thle Papers husband discovers her rpaers their marriage, and in the a?h series of events which followT shl that a different side of life she the one she has been used to, A novel and exciting ne. murder mystery, This 'au Is with . Barry K. L'arnes and s Hobson, will he the second Combining action, comedy and dialogue, the story deals with porter who achieves notoriety result of a murder story he to his 'paper before the aCtual i committed. . As may be imagined pi'oduces uncomfortable result finally, when the gang of ?o captured, he is able to prove donce. Another of the polpular Donaldi color cartoons, Fox llunt, aund a Gazette complete the programnt TUESDAY AND WIE1DNESDA OCTOBER 10 ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
NEW MENTONE PARAMOUNT, MORDIALLOC ,hone . Three Changes Weekly. SATURDAY AND MONDAY Irene Dunne and Fred MacMurray Invitation to Happiness Suitable for General Exhibition Also Loretta Young and Warner Baxter Wife, Husband & Friend (Not Suitable for General ExhibitionI Also THE GERMAN SIEGFRIED LINE First Official News Reel of the Siegfried Line, built to persuade Germans that the Rccich is impregnable. Matinee Saturday, 2.30 p.m. TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Jeanette McDonald and Nelson Eddy Naughty Marietta Also Ronald Reagan and Rosella Towne The Code of the Secret Service (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) 'THURSDAY and FRIDAY Tony Martin and Gloria Stuart Winner Take All Also J. Carrol Naish and Anna May Wong The Island of Lost Men Both Pictures Not Suitable for General Exhibition. CAR PARK, WITH ATTENDAN'r. FREE. THEATRE ARTIFICIALLY HEATED. COMING SATURDAY AND MONDAY. Luise Rainer and Fernand Gravet The -Great Waltz Also Donald Woods and Evelyn Venable Heritage ...
DIGGERS ENTERTAINED [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
DIGGERS ENTERTAINED' The women's auxiliary of Frank ston branch recently entertained more than 40. diggers from Caulfleld Military Hospital. The auxiliary was particularly grateful to all donors of flowers. Plans for the bazaar to be held on Friday, October 13 in the Soldiers' Hall, are well advanced: Donations and goods will be thank fully received by stall holders..
THE SILVER SCREEN NEW MENTONE AND PARAMOUNT. MORDIALLOC. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
THE SILVER SCREEN NEW MENTONE AND PARAMOUNT. MORDIALLOC. . On Saturday and -Monday Irene Dunne and Fred MalMurray are to ap pear in Invitation to Happiness (for general exhibition). What happens to ecstatic secret love when it's trans planted behind the walls of a million aire's mansion? What happens to a man when his wife tries to stamp out the ambition of his life? What hap pens to a woman in love when she begins to suspect that love is not enough? The supporting feature is Wife, Husband and Friend (not suit able for general exhibition), with Loretta Young and Warner Baxter. His bathroom baritone shattered her mirrors. His kisses shattered her heart. She got so mad she had to scream or scram, and it's catch-as catch-can from there. On Tuesday and Wednesday Jean ette Macdonald and Nelson Eddy are seen and heard in the immortal' Naughty Marrietta (not suitable for general exhibition).-- A-new-?land of love, city of pioneers and fighting men, formed by another army of beau tiful girl...
BRILLIANT CONCERT [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 6 October 1939
BRILLIANT CONCERT -.- Quality was the, keynote of the concert which was held at the Me chanics' Hall on Tuesday last to augment St. Paul's choir fund. The concert was arranged by Mr James Jolly, who should be com mended for bringing to Frankston audiences such high class entertain ment. The large number who at tended was highly appreciative of his effort. Mr Jock Thompson, of J. C. Wil liamson's company, lifted his rich baritone voice magnificently in seve ral rousing songs; The End of the Road was particularly enjoyable. Miiss Maisie Ramsay, also of J. C. Williamson's company, was very pleasing in her rendering of Garden of Happiness. This, artist has a sweet, soft soprano voice, which was most appealing. Mr James Harris was amusing with his numerous; "D'you know" stories. The richness of Miss Valerie Walsh's contralto' voice gave a new charm to the sing ing of Oft in the Stilly Night. Michael's Flute, ably rendered by Mr Tom Dowling, tenor, was particularly fine. Miss Zell Manners...