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WHITTLESEA COUNCIL ENGINEER'S REPORT [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

WHITTLESEA COUNCIL ENGINEER'S IEPORT Contracts. - The Country Roads Board has approved of the tenders of Messrs Gale and Gillan for recon struction and re-sheeting of Arthur's -Creek Road at Yan Tenn, Greens :borough Road at Doreen, and Bridge Inn Road at Doreen. Gorge Road. - The crushing of crushed rock is nearly completed, by Messrs bale and Gillann;, who have, also commenced the :?re-forming of Mason's Lane.' Tenders have been called for the construction of Epping Torwnship channelling. Main Roadsq The re-construction, of Wallan Road .-: is nearing completion, that is.as far·as ' canl be done until the corner c at .28: miles is acquired. The, crushed rock for this latter lengthils being stacked. Main, Whittlesea, Road: The re " sheeting ofithe section northi~ of Mc Kimmi's : Lane :ts corpleted.,: It is now consolidating. under taffic;: and being graded into sliape. ' The :corner it .South Morang Methodist Church has bee? re-aligned- and will- have crushed rock spread shortly. . ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Diamond Creek CITIZENS' COMMITTEE FORMED [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

Diamond Creek CITIZENS' COMMITTEE FORMED At a meeting of the Diamond Creek Progress Association last Thursday night, a Citizens' Committee was formed to arrange farewells for sold- iers enlisting in the A.I.F. The officers are Messrs R. A. Wade- son, chairman; T. Harrington, Hon. Secretary; and A. Hodgetts, Treas- urer. Collectors appointed were Messrs Hodgetts, E. Libbis and C. Stone. About £2 was donated to the fund at the meeting. In view of the fact that the hall is let until the end of the year on each Saturday night. It will be necessary to arrange with the lessee on the nights suitable to soldiers, for the presentations to be made during their function. Mrs. Libbis intends to hold a house party at her home next week to raise funds for this object.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
AMERICAN FIRM'S FINE WAR GESTURE [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

AMERICAN FIRM'S FINEs AR. GESTURE Advice- has been received from, the J. I. Case Co of U.S.A,..'engineers and tractor. manufacturers, :that: the :sert vices of Mr; F. ''J. Woodward;, their Australiar managei. and :advisory 'n-. gineer, .have been made nav?ilable, without cost, to the Commonwealth. Government.- Mr. Woodward ?iill act in an.honorary conisulting capacity-on traction matters gcnerally to the Army Ordnance Prodcttioin -Department. During the last 'war. Mr. Waoodward seorved in the Canadian and Imperial Royal . Engineers and the A.S.C., and saw active service both in France and Italy. The extensive experience gain ed- durlink his a'ssociation' with, the J. I.. Case Co., iand 'his outstanding knowledge 'of mechanised unAts,.wil. no doubt, be' of the greatest value to those 'who are controlling this section of Australia's war effort. This splendid gestu?e on the part of one- of Ame;ica's leading engineering' orgiinisations, with its headquaiters on :the borders of the Middl...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GREENSBOROUGH CLUB [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

GREENStBOROUGI CLU? Club Handicap winner, J. Westhorp 46-43 (19). Competltion-N. 3Balsillio 42 (24); A. J. Hill 43 (5); F. TValker 46 (18). Assoeiates: Club handicap w'nner, Mrs. D. Harris, 48-46 (25). , Competition' - Mis. H riLert: :46 (13); Mrs. I). Harris 47 (24);. Mrs. Wyatt 48 (16). Play off foi monthly spoon botwcen..Mrs. Herbert and M?rs. DI. Harris flist Saturday iin Auigust. To-morow a mixed Canadian. our somes will be played.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Wollert WIN-THE-WAR RALLY [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

Wollert '.WIN=THE1VWARh RALLY Arrangements were niade at a pub lic meetin g lield, in,. Trollert State School on July 16 to. hold a "Win the WVar'lt Rally, Ball andi euchre.' The late of the function wias fixed for Fri 'day, August 9., The proceeds will. go to the Government "Win .the?h War" Rally. Offieers appointed iverei Chairnian, Mr. R". Allan Smith;, secretary, Mrs. R. Harmer; treasurer, :Mr...RM:-Murphy. Several large' donations: were prom ised at the meeting, and it is hoped that collectors will obtain good results.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Kinglake RED CROSS CONCERT [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

Kinglake RED CROSS CONCERT Saturday night last was the. occas ion of a crowded house at tlie--King lake Hall, the. big attraction"being a concert and dance in aid-of. the Red Cross Funds. The concert party who came. from Preston, gave their services free, pro vided their own transport and printed the tickets gratis. .This 'denotes a wonderful spirit and is to be admired. Mr. Powell, brother-in-law to Mr. H. Gangelhoff, was responsible for the arrangements. Many and various items were presented and very much appre ciated by the large audience, some of whom had to stand owing to seating accommodation being booked up. Music for dancing was provided by Mrs. Leo Lawrey gratis. Mr. J. Up ton acting as M.C. The stocking com petition was won by Mrs. Dean. and the wine competition -by Mr. A. Reeves. Coffee supper supplied by the lad ies was very inuch enjoyed;, and brogliht a nmost successful evening to a close. The Red'Cross funds, will benefit to the extent of more than £15.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
RED CROSS [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

RED CROSS At the sewing meeting of the Dia- mond Creek branch of the Red Cross held last Tuesday, the following ar- ticles were handed in: 27 hospital shirts; 5 pullovers; 10 scarves; 4 hel- mets; 2 caps; 10 hot water bottle cov- ers; 43 tidy bags;. 3 pr. sox; 5 pr. mit tens; .35 food covers. The annual meeting of the branch is advertised to take place on Tuesday, August 6 in the Public Hall.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

MACARTHUR & MACLEOD, PTY. LTD. A. N. Macarthur and W. E. B. Macleod, Sworn Valuators AUCTIONEERS, STOCK & LAND SALESMEN HEAD OFFICE: Phosphate House, 515 Collins St. Melbourne. 'Phones: M2471 (two lines) S All classes of Sheep and Cattle Sold at Newmarket'on TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, and THURSDAY, and Dairy Cattle on FRIDAY. - | For Up-to-date Market Reports and General Stock and Land information listen-in to MACARTHUR &I MACLEOD PTY. LTD'S Broadcasts-Tuesday and Thursday, 12.15 to 12.30 p.m. from 3LK Central Victoria. J. G. GRANDY'S ENGINEERING WORKS Any Lathe Work done by Fully Experienced Turner. Battery Charger installed and all types of Battery Repairs done. OXYWELDING DONE BY EXPERTS Repairs to Spray Pumps of All Descriptions Distributing Agent for Alfa Laval Separators and Bartram ' Engines. SPARE PARTS OF ALL TYPES AVAILABLE. Right on the . . . MAIN ROAD : : DIAMOND CREEK ALL HOURS .1 1 You can purchase all yoe~ Tools, Hardware, Oils and Paints at the Eltha...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

ENGAGEMENTS THE Engagement is announced of   Evelyn Isobel, only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. B. McGregor, Wood- leigh Park, Doreen to Samuel Henry Ainsworth, only son of Mr. and Mrs. S. H. Smith, Preston Hall, Mernda. IN MEMORIAM SMITH—In sacred memory of our dear mother, grandma and great grandma, who passed peacefully away on July 24, 1911, at St. Andrews P.O. Queenstown, aged 74 years and 5 months; also her loved ones gone before and since. Safe in God's gracious keeping. —Inserted by her affectionate family.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

RECENT WEDDINGS   KERRISON—MOUNTFORD Brocaded moire taffeta fashioned, the wedding gown of Miss Violet Mont- ford when she was married at the Methodist Church, Greensborough, recently to Mr. James Ross Kerrison. The bodice was cut with a heart shaped neck line, and the sleeves were tight fitting to the wrists. The skirt was full with a bustle effect at the back, and fell away to a long train. Her tulle veil was attached to a coro- net of orangeblossom and she car- ried rosebuds and Christmas roses. Miss A. Chalmers and Miss B. Tur- ner were, the bridesmaids, the former in old rose brocaded taffeta and Miss Turner in forget-me-not blue. Their posies were of Cecil Brunner roses. The bride is the younger daughter of Mr. and MIrs. Leslie Montford of Grimshaw Street, Greensborough, and the bridegroom the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Korrlson of McDowell St. The bridegroom was attended by Messrs Alf Montford and Sid Cona- bore. The church was beautifully decor- ated for the cer...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FLYING-OFFICER DOUGLAS CAMERON IMPRESSIVE MEMORIAL SERVICE [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 26 July 1940

FLYING-OFFICER DOUGLAS CAMERON IMPRESSIVE MEMORIAL SERVICE The Croydon Presbyterian Church was filled to overflowing on Sunday night, June 30, when a memorial ser- vice was held in memory of the late Flying Officer Douglas Cameron. Chairs had to be placed down the   aisle to accommodate the people who had come from far and near to pay   a silent tribite to one who had paid the supreme sacrifice in the fight for our liberties. The pulpit was draped with the Union Jack, and a beautiful wreath, supplied by Mr. A. C. Chandler, was placed at the foot of the communion rail. This wreath was later laid at the foot of the soldiers' memorial. Representatives from Croydon Sub- branch R.S.S.I.L.A., the Boy Scouts and Girl Guides were present.   Two sacred solos were beautifully rendered by Mr. Chris Reekie, and an anthem was rendered by the choir. The lessons were read by Mr. A. G. Carver, President Croydon Branch of R.S.S.I.L.A., and Mr. S. Smith, who suc...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Eltham SOLDIERS' WELFARE COMMITTEE [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

Eltham SOLTDIERS' WELFARE - COIMMITTEE At a meeting of the Eltham Wol fare Committee's social committee held at the home of Councillor and Mrs. An drew on Monday night. the Shire President (Councillor Braid) and Mrs Andrewi were appointed trustees 'for the committee. • -'Arrangements 'were) made for a social to be held on: August 10 when ai number of .the soldiers wlho have enlisted with the A.I.F..will receive ipresentations. - It- was decided that the evening would take the form of a social and dance. Mr. -V. I1. Everard ML.L.A. will be invited-.to attend and make tlhe presentations:

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SMOKED IN NON-SMOKING COMPARTMENT [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

SMOKED IN NON-SMOKIN(G COMPARTMENT Colin James. Norman' was fin9g 5/ g/ with 2/6 costs for having smoked' in a non-smoking com.partment pf a train between Groensborougli" nd' El tham. Willis John Hunt was fined on two similar charges-one on May 6 and the other on May 13. lie was fined 2/6 with 5/ costs in each case.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
BARRACKERS ON GROUND [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

BARRACKERS ON GROUND THROUGRIOUT the Final and Grand Final matches held at Gre?lssborough, a large number of barraclkers persisted in elncronching on the playing arenla and at times were almost in 1the centre. Frequently they became mixed alp1 with the( players anlld it was not until late in the Grand Final match thalt the umpire attemnped to put tihemm off. Quite, apart front the annoyance they cause to the pllayers and spec tators, it tends to reduce the game to tlhe class of paddock football. and would not create ia very favor ablz unpression In the minds of any visitors to the district. This matter should be car'efully considered by the Association lhecn final matches are being" artmramged in .th?l future..

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PANTON HILL [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

I'1NTO' , HILTi ,i?r. Len' Smith, youngest son of Al' . inld Mrs Smith: "iia' Ora" who has enlisted with the A.I.F. and who is at present in the Albury camp. was op crated on last Saturday for append icitis. The fli'st indication of, the op eration to reach Mr. and Mirs: :Smith 'was contained in a letter from two of his friends on Wednesday, when 'it was reported thiit Len was progress ing flivorably. An'rs. Smith left yes terday to viiit her son at the Albury losDpital. i~rs. J. Barber, mother of AM. lelit Barber, is ill. at . Genista Hospital, Greensborough, suffering 'from Ibroi chitis.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

WHITE LEGHORN CHICKS _ It always pays to buy the best, and it always pays to buy from the farm with the reputation. The Research Poultry Farm cairns all that and besides you buy from us in absolute confidence. Our motto is: THE BEST FIRST AND THE BEST ALWAYS. SELECTED DAY-OLD W.L. PULLETS ........ £6 10 0 per 100 SELECTED DAY-OLD W.L. CHICKS (unsexed) .. £3 0 0 per 100 STARTED CHICKS (any age) ..... Prices on Application EIGHT WEEKS' OLD W.L. PULLETS ........ 3/ Each CUSTOM HATCHING " Let us do your Hatching in our Mammoth Machines. Capacity 36,000 eggs. ONE CABINET 150 EGGS, 17/6 e Are you interested in Poultry?. If so, Phone or Write-Our 1940 Price Booklet is Now Ready. RESEARCH POULTRY FARM RESEARCH - VICTORIA Telephone ELTHAM 66. Established 1906. EAT AND ENJOY THE BEST - IT COSTS NO MORE ! I ROBINSON & POWER'S (GREENSBOROUGH) Milk-Made Bread KEEPS BETTER - CUTS BETTER - TASTES BETTER Try A Loaf To-day - It's Good Daily Delivery in Greensborough, Montmorenoy, Briar Hill,...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

"THE ,ADVERTISER" BEST AND FAIREST FOOTBALLER "Football Vote," The Advertiser, Eltham. I desire to cast one vote in support of ...........of .....' ...... Club, as .the Best and Fairest player in the Panton Hill Association during the 1940 Football Season. at on Prc 5 VALVE RADIOLA In spotless condition; 7 I ?/i?/ months' old. Cost 21 gns. W illsell for.... ...... STUDEBERG 5 VALVE SUPERHET Modern cabinet, R oI a speaker. Worth £6/10/-. Our Price .4/10/ ASTOR MANTEL BATTERYLESS RADIOS As traded in, Guaranteed,nd with new 6 volt Battery (OR RE-CONDITIONED AS NEW, £16/10/) CABINET DRY BATTERY RADIOS PERFECT CONDITION £ / From ............ All Radios Sold Carry Full Guarantee & Free Service, and may be changed for another if not satisfactory. EASY CREDIT AND INTEREST TERMS No Charge for Inspection of Your Radio. Repairs All Makes MONARCH & ASTOR DISTRIBUTORS SMITH'S RADIO Pty. Ltd. Registered Office: Write to Wellineton St.. Montmorency PHONE: GREENSBOROUGH 152 DEPOT AT...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Whittlesea Cycle Club RACE WON BY A. SPARROW [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

Whittlesea Cycle Club RACE WON BY A. SPARROW The course set for last Saturday's race was from Royal Mail` Hotel to Yan Yean crossing, returning via Whit tlesea and around Milky's Lane, fin ishing at the police station-a dis tance of 16 miles. There was a good attendance of spectatons when the limit men were sent away. Through sickness A. Baird and J. Watts were forced to with draw and this left L. Mitchell alone on scratch. Returning from Yan Yean the limit men-Lorenz, A. Sparrow and A. Gale -were riding very strongly and had held their lead over their rivals. J. Searle and D; McKendrick were also riding well but could not reduce their time on the limit men. W. Woods had broken away from the second scratch bunch, and at this stag was the only one of the back mark ers to have any chance at all. The scratch man, L. Mitchell, had ridden brilliantly and overtaken the second bunch but was too far behiril to have any chance. Soon after leaving Whittlesea N. Woods punctured and left the 'l...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Kinglake West SCHOOL CONCERT [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

Kinglake West ?SCIIOOL CONCERT A.A repeat performance of the local State School children's popular break up concert will be given in the King-. lake West Hall on Staurday night, August 17 in aid of the Children's Hos pital.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Greensborough Red Cross [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 2 August 1940

Greensborough Red Cross The first annual meeting of the Red Cross was held in the Parish Hall on July 24, when there was a splendid attendance. Owing to the president being absent through illness, the vice-president (Mrs. Cordner) accepted the chair, and warmly welcomed the mayoress (Mrs. J. L. Ryan) and Mrs. Sidney Myer and all members and friends present. SAfter the minutes of.the inaugural meeting had been- read a'.nd adopted, the annual report .was read. -by the secretary (Mus. Waldron). The .branch, which was. formed in October of last year, showed a steady flow of work, 468 articles having been sent to headquarters. £144/15/10 has been raised by card parties, golf gymkhana, dances, scout social, don tions and monthly subcriptions. Mrs. Luxford is to be congratulated on thle splendid way in which she has handled the work; also the cuttes: anti buyers (Mrs. Lines, Mrs. W. Franklin and Mrs. Roy). Those people who have assisted in raising -money " and undertaking the knitting and ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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