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PEARCEDALE GROUP [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

PEARCEDALE GROUP The Pearcedale Red Cross band of ladies is going on quietly with their allotted task. A dance has been ar ranged, everything connected with it being given gratulously. Miss F. \Visken, the hon. secretary, has sent over 50 letters to residents of Pearce dale inviting them to come along and join. Miss Wisken has a supply of knitting 'books from the Red Cross Society. All members have already been given one, and any other iperson wanting one can have it on applica tion. A performance by a dramatic soci ety has been arranged by Mrs Robin son, who is always to the fore in cha ritable' work. Pearcedale is becoming a very live ly unit, and it is hoped to invite other centres to join up with them.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

NEW MENTONNE I PARAMOUNT, MORDIALLOC Phone64". Three Changes Weekly. SATURDAY AND MONDAY Cary Grant and Douglas Fairbanks Jnr Gunga Din Also -PENNY SINGLETON and ARTHUR LAKE BLONDIE Both for General Exhibition. Matinee Saturday, 2.30 p.m. TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Robert Taylor and Myrna Loy Lucky Night Also, Owing to the International Situation, Cast is not Disclosed. The Four Just Men (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) THURSDAY and FRIDAY Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy Fra Diavolo Also Jack Holt The Strange Case of Dr. Mead Both Pictures For General Exhibition. Also The Triumph of the Telegraph CAR PARK. WITH ATTENDANT'. FRE.E COMING SATURDAY AND MONDAY. For Adults Only. Priscilla Lane and Jeffery Lynn r, YES MY DARLING DAUGHTER Also Sidney Toler and Phyllis Brooks Charlie Chan in Reno Not Suitable for General Exhibition. PLAZA Chelsea's New Theatre (OPPOSITE STATION) ALL FEATURE PROGRAMMES Compiste Change of Programme Twice Weekly. NEW SOUND SCREEN. The 6th episode of a n...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Let's Write a Letter TO BRIGADIER STREET, M.H.R., Minister for Defence. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

Let's ,Write a Letter TO BRIGADIER STREET, M.H.R., Minister for Defence. Hardworking Sir,-We know'that you are very busy, and h~ave little time to devote to the vaporings of journalists, but we don't vapor. Would you mind running half a miles less this a.m. to enable you to read this short epistle. In the first place. you are a lood Australian: you Brig. Street. are a good Defence Minister. No doubt you are proud of your soldiers. Then why. not break down those hoary old financlal barriers which DO prevent you from doing what we know you as a good Austra lian would like to do. That is ,pay our soldiers a wage more in keeping with their job. Every man is worthy of his hire, and soldiers are not exemepted,. from that. Some nations pay their soldiers as little as a.halfpenny per'dldm??Suielywe do-not want to be bracketed with these people. Australian men have a liberty given to few people. In joining up with the military they more: or less voluntarily give up that liberty for the good ...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AUSTRALIAN TEA [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

AUSTRALIAN TEA A successful Australian tea, ar ranged by members of Mrs G. Keast's Group of the Red Cross was held at the Summer- Garden tea rooms on Thursday 26th. During the afternoon Mrs H. Burnell's violin selections were much appreciated. The songs which Miss Marion Thir well rendered greatly pleased all present, while the elocutionary items given by Miss Elnore brought much 'applause. The: members are grate iful to friends for so ably helping in the afternoon's programme. To Mrs. G.- A. Temperley. is tendered sincere thanks for use of her:tea garden and providing Athe afternoon..tea, which was a `generous donation toward the work. This generosity on the. part of the hostess enabled the' group to hand in to the local branch the sum of £4/2/.6. Members and intending members are reminded that the Red Cross rooms are openf to this" group, every Tuesday from 10.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is work waiting for all willing hands. The next meeting of Mrs A. Tay lors' group will be held at ...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PLAZA THEATRE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27 AND 28 [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

!AZA THEATRE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27 AND 28 estar attraction for Friday and day is a bright and sophisticated tic drama, Wife, Husband and d. Loretta Young, Warner Bax innie Barnes and Cesar Romero t the head of a long list of fea players in the film. Set against kground of music, the story con itself with the hilarious mis rstandings which result. when a wife who has plenty of money a beautiful home decides she s one-thing more-a career as a ri This leads to many complica which straighten themselves out e surprising and gay :climax. a iuce and adventure are com d with remarkable results in Fast pany, a mystery drama revealing activities of 'racketeers who steal duplicate rare volumes that are for. enormous prices. The .lead roles in the film are played. by vyn Douglas and Florence Rice, Itra-modern couple who believe in bluing their domestic and bust; careers. They are paired id a es of hectic adventures involving lurder and the final 'breaking up capture of the stolen book...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

COM MENTS EDITORIAL PAGE- FEATURJ PkFRIDAY, SATURDAY, OCTOBER27 and. 28` Warner Baxter and Loretta Young Comedy, thrills and romance are combined in Fast Company Featuring Melvyn Douglas and Florence Rice (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) Also a Travelogue, Land of Incas and Little Lambie, a Colored Cartoon TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31 and NOV. 1. Victor McLaglan, Chester Morris and Wendy Barrie in an exciting adventure of the sea PACIFIC LINER (Not Suitable for General Exhibition) Jack Oakie and Lucille Ball in THE AFFAIRS OF ANNABEL A glimpse of the publicity stunts used by film stars ±urnUsolt trur Guleral R edthitlo In addition is Porkys Phoney Express, a Colored Cartoon and a Golf Lesson entitled Shooting for Par FRIDAY and SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3 and 4 Margaret Lockwood and Michael Redgrave in a unique mystery drama THE LADY VANISHES A thrilling tale of the Artic CALL OF THE YUKON Starring Richard Arlen and Beverly Roberts (Both films not sutabe for generalethibitio...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Further Consideration Councils till Marks Time Over Courthouse Site [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

Further Consideration -oOo Counnll tl 11 Marks Time Over Courthouse Site The problem of finding a site in Frankston for the new court house promised by the Crown Law Department more than a year ago is still unsolved, and we are being forced reluctantly to the be lief that it may involve too many difficulties for the local council. Whatever remarks have been made concerning .the delay of the council in choosing the site it must be said that they are consistent - .-- in ,rnlnnninn their deliberations. at ieasr In prunulr ly ..*... n "Another little wait won't do us any harm," ,is apparently the coun cil's policy on this subject. Whether the Crown Law Department will con cur and continue to hold the money set aside for the purpose for an in definite period is another matter and one which was worrying Justices of the Peace after the conclusion of the Petty Sessions on Tuesday. We were optimistic onough to believe that the whole matter would.be set tled at the meeting of the, Public Work...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

ant Ads. Cost Less and Get Results £tin. 3 n Want-Ad. Costs . for 14 Words e Your Newsagent "THE STANDARD" WANT ADS. Phone Frankston 6. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27; 1939 PAGE TIIt It Pays to use the WANT ADS. J. C. OBRIEN GRAIN, PRODUCE; EGG MERCHANT Public Market, Wells St., Frankston. 10N': Frankston 108. After Hours, Somerville 254. eat F.A.Q........ .... 3/5 Bran ........ ........ 56 bush 5/3 ale .... ....... ....... 5/6 Pollard :......,.... ...: 7 bush 6/9 ckory King ........ ; 7/3 Prime Chaff ........ .... .... 5/3 ti, Algerian .... .... . . . . 8/ Cement ...... ............ .... 4/1 ilet ............ wt. 12/-.. Limil...... .......... 3/3 reenfeast peas .. 22/6 bush.' Polly Feed ........... ......... 4/3 b. Cloe.............1/3 lb. Super . .......... .......... 6/9 al Mea. - Bush 2/3 Bl3ood and Bone ............ 10/9 ck Starte 11/ Supcr Eone ......... 9/9, 10/9 roing Mash .... .... Market Garden .... .... ... 12/9 oing lash ........ ....... 8/ ,?ing Mash ................ 7/ raw, Bale ....

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

fRUOFESSIONAL Phone 29 Frankston. Box 25 Frankston W. J. McLEAN SWORN VALUER. REAL ESTATE AND BUSINESS AGENT. 588 BAY STREET, FRANKSTON Hlouse, Land and Insurance Agent. Furnished and Unfurnished RIents Collected Auctions Arranged 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 Offlce: H. W. HUNT & UTBER 281 Collins Street, Melbourne Telephone: Central 2452. tlrus~ .'oneys to Lend on Mortgage. ROSTRON, ROY & PITT BARRISTERS AND SOLICITORS Commissioner for Taking Affidavits. ATTENDANCES: l)tOMA.NA: First Saturday in month 12 to 3 p.m. OM ERVILLE and HASTINGS: Sec ond Saturday in mouth, 11 to 1 p.m. e'ItANKSTON OFFICE: Every Satur day 3.15 to S.30 p.m. Trust Money to Lend. Melbourne Office: 440 Little Collins Street. Celephones: Central No. 9374. Pri tate Residence: Windsor No. 1938. E. W. OLLEY SOLICITOR, ETC. 440 LT. C...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
R.S.S.I.L.A. OLD-TIME DANCE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

R.S.S.I.L.A. -6----- OLD-TIME DANCE The old-time dances conducted by the Frankston R.S.S.I.L.A. at the cllub rooms each Saturday night are still proving an attraction, and enjoyed a large attendance lastJ week. The Monte Carlo dance, which was one of the highlights, was weo by Mr .T. Unthank and Mrs A. T. Gough. GALA DANCE TOMORROW Tomorrow (Saturday) a special gala night will be featured, at whlicl many novelties are to be introduced. The profits`hre to be used to assist s rlistressed Digger of the district. OLD-TIME~ BALL The -ladies' auxiliary has organised an old-time 'ball which. will be held at the Wattle Palais .on ThursdaY, No* vember 2, ind promises to be the danoing attraction of tho Reason.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

BEREAVEMENTS WATSON-Mrs. Watson and family wish to express their appreciatron for the kind expressions of sym pathy during their recent sad be reavement, especially Rev.. Osmond Will all please accept this as a personal acknowledgment of our sincere gratitude. WEDDING. On the 14th of October, at South Melbourne. Presbyterian Church, Pearl, eldest daughter of Mr and Mrs F. Macdonald, of North Road, Langwarrin, to Douglas, second son of Mr and Mrs A. Wagstaff of Claren don street, South Melbourne.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CORONATION IMPRESSIONS Lecture of Interest [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

CORONATION IMPRESSIONS Lecture of Interest Mr Ernest J. Gosbell, the general secretary of the British and Foreign Bible Society for Victoria, will lecture in the Frankston Presbyterian School Hall at 8.15 p.m. on October 29 )Sun day next). The title of his lecture will be Sowing Beside All Waters, and it will deal with Mr Gosbell's ex periences abroad during the corona tion year of King George VI. An of fertory will be taken up in aid of the society's world-wide work. Mr Gos bell will preach at St. Barnabas', Sea ford, at 9.30, in the Frankston Meth odist Church at 11, at LIangwarrin at 3 p.m., and in the Presbyterian Church at.7 p.m." A DISCLAIMER Messrs C. Bennett and T. Bennett, proprietors of. Bennett Bros.' butch ery,. Playne street, Frankston, have asked us to state that they were in no way .connected wit hthe court pro ceedings ieported in the last issue of the Standard.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
MARKET REPORTS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

M IARKET REPORTS Frankston Market (Geo. G. Aus tin), obtained the following prices. on Wednesday last--R:I.R.. cocker els 5/3. to, 6/9 pair,. W.L. hens 4/' to 4/11 ,pair, W?.L. chickens 9d: pair, W.L. cockerels. 2/ to 3/8 pair, Black cockerels 5/9. pair, hen and 10i An cona chickens. 9/6, Muscovy drake lings 9/9 to 12/.pair, Muscovy .duck. lings *8/8' pair,.. Muscovy drakes, 11/ Dair. Fruit and vegetables, etc.,, sold well.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
DARING THEFT [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

DARING THEFT FROM FRANKSTON HOME Removing a wfre screen from a bedroom window of Mr J. Houlihan's home in Young street, Frankston, a. thief showed considerable daring in ransacking the room in "which Mr. Houlihan and his wife were sleep ing. Mrs. Houlihan awoke, to see the man bending over a draw in which a large amount of money was kept. She wakened her husband and pur sued thA intruder through the rear entrance of the premises. He slamm ed the back gate after him and Mr Houlihan chased the man down a lane and across a paddock. He climb ed a railway fence and disappeared. It was ascertained later that the thief had dropped one of his shoes and a bag containing about 30/ in silver near the back entrance of the house, and had made off with another bag containing about £6r, in' silver. He had been disturbed before he had found a considerable a~mount of money in notes in the, drawer from which the bags had been taken. Frankston police and Melbourne detectives are investigating.

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CHURCH SERVICES. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

CHURCH SERVICES. E: Eveningservices in the Church of England, Presbyterian and "Methodist Churches -in Frankston, will: com nience` at '.30 p.m. on and after the first Sunday in. November.

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Golfers' Day Hospital Gym. Tomorrow At Municipal Links [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

Golfers' Day oOo Hospital Gym. Tomorrow At Municipal Links Interest in golf, always high reached boiling point this week in khana to be held at the .municipal. The course has reached the peak of condition during the week and low scores are expected to be re turned. A large num'ber' of entries has al ror All Requirements in Swim' Suits, inspect our large new variety in all popular makes. A.M. EADIE , 587 BAY STREET among local enthusiasts, has preparation for the first gym golf course tomorrow (Saturday). ready been received and post en tries will continue to be taken till the last moment. Many competitors have been seen practising their swing and timing and quite a few surprises may. even tuate in the handicap and scratch events. The first competitors will hit off at 8 a.m. All those who are able should play their rounds in the morning to eliminate congestion in the afternoon. Special events include long driv ing, hole-iplone and putting compxeti tions. Trophies of outstanding value...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

IFRANKSTON MOTOR GARAGE Melboirne Road, FRANKSTON phones 101. 97. ld es(nblished authorised General 'leors Dealers. Chevrolet and Buick ro.t Our propositions on trade-ins tr Ihe est in Town. It will pay you zn? 0. J. OLSEN. Footballers Celebrate Premi.ership Cabinet Making. French Polishing. Upholstering. MASTER CRAFTSMEN (L. F. WILSON & BROS.) corner of Young and Beach streits (oppuslte railway gat"s) Excellent recommendations from Prominent Residents. STANDARD Presents for 1939.. . THE FINEST CARS IN THE 8 h.p. FIELD FOR FLY,I.NG STANDARD QUALITY CARS--SEE K. BSIT 24 PLAYNE S TREET, FRANKSTON. ! Phone 77. Why Not Own a Properly! Call, Write or Phone for Any Particulars Urgently Required. for Xmas-Houses and Flats MONDAY, OCT. 30-Furniiture Sale in our Auction Rooms. Large range of household furniture and sundries. Entries till day of sale. GEO. G. AUSTIN Auctioneer, Sworn Valuator and Real Estate Agent BAY STREET, FRANKSTON Phone 1. . .. . . .- ? . . . . . .. . . . . . Ins...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Red Cross Work Proceeds Group Organisers Report [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

med Cross Work Proceeds Group Organisers Report There were many satisfactory reports of work given by the group l?alders at the executive meeting held at the Red Cross depot on Wed nesday, and these ladies are' to be congratulated on the way in which they have organised the work 'in 'their'ridings. :; Mrs Keast (Frankston) said '?that the work of her section was going ahead splendidly. A most successful Australian tea had been held at Thee Pier Tea House 'on October 20. Mrs' Temperly, proprietress, had given the rooms free of charge, and had also donated .the afternoon tea. Mrs Kilast handed in £7/14/6 on behalf of her group. From. Tyabb came more epcourag ing news, Mrs Devlin reported that a most 'satisfactory meeting had .:'bien held on October 17, at which 40 ladies were present. This group had also held an Australian tea, the financial result of which was £4/5/6. Mrs Devlin banded in £31/6/.6 froti her group. Mrs McComb reports several new members -in her group, and -a good quan...

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WEDDING BELLS BENNETT—BARNETT [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

WEDDING BELLS BENNETT-BARN ETT The marriage of Inez, third daugh ter of Mr and Mrs. G. Barnett, of Mc Malhon's road, Frankston, to Mr Cuth bert Bennett, of Playne street, Frank ston, eldest son of Mr and Mrs S. Bennett, of Sandringham, ?Was quietly celebrated at St. Francis Xavier's Church, Frankston, on October 19 by Rev. Fr. Fitzpatrick. The bride; who was given away by her father, was attended by her eldest sister, Molly.. The bridegroom was supported by his brother, Mr T. Ben nett. Mr and Mrs Bennett will make their home in Frankston. -

Publication Title: Standard
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TENNIS CAULFIELD - CARRUM A GRADE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 27 October 1939

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