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FINKE NOTES [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

FINKE NOTES ? ;O.— — i Finke has been specially honored this week by the visit of Miss Flo Swanson, from Alice Springs. Miss Swanson recently announced her engagement to Mr. Geof Pearson, our postal technician. We. hope her stay among us will be both long and happy. . . Another milestone in the history of the township was passed on Thursday, October 9, when the first white baby to be born here came along — a fine little girl was born to Mrs. vHutchinson and both mother and babe are doing well. Considerable extensions have been made to Colson's Trading Company's store. Another private residence is about to be built here and the district looks like going ahead in leaps and bounds in the near future.

Publication Title: Centralian Advocate
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Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
TOBACCO GROWING FOR EX-SERVICEMEN [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

TOBACCO GROWING FOR EX-SERVICEMEN The Federal Government would be glad to assist State Govern ments in the examination of any proposal for settling exservice men in the tobacco growing in dustry, the Minister for Posjt-War Reconstruction said in reply to a League request. Preliminary inspection had al ready been carried out by the Post-War Reconstruction Depart ment in the Ingham District of Queensland in conjunction with the State authorities, the Minister said. Further research and in vestigation would be made. Me pointed out that proposals for land settlement, although sub ject to Commonwealth approval, had to emanate from State Gov ernments. The success of tobacco growing depended on the selection of suit able soil types, correct climatic conditions, and considerable scien tific guidance of the settlers. rWwas not desired to settle, ex servicemen in the tobacco growing industry until careful examination disclosed that- they would have every opportunity o£ success. — October 'Bac...

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HELP APPRECIATED [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

HELP APPRECIATED Those who organised and/or helped wth the cake and flower stall for the Central Australian Museum Building- Fund wish to publicly thank all those who assisted with donations of cake, flowers or money. These two stalls added £17 to the Uuilding Fund (in addition to .i'3/10/- in donations. People who were ask ed for flowers and cakes, and even some who were overlooked, were very generous indeed in their re-, ?sponse and many bought as well as gave. The money will be banked in the Museum account by the treasurei' (Mr. J. Nelson). There will be no deductions for expenses, thanks to the help of Northern Motors (Mr. Byrnes) in sending a truck to collect some of the flowers and cakes donated.

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VOTE FOR ABOS [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

VOTE FOR ABOS The right of a permanent Fede ral vote of aboriginal exservice men will be considered when the present Electoral (War-time) Act expires. This was stated by the .Prime Minister's Department in reply to an R.S.L. request. The reply explained that the Electoral (War-time) Act granted aboriginals serving with the forces or discharged aboriginals, the right to vote for Federal elections £-r referendums. As the Act is still in force, aboriginal ex-servicemen still have that right. 'When the currency of the Act I is about to terminate, consideration will be given to a provision en . titling honorably discharged abor iginal ex-servicemen to have permanent franchise rights,' the reply said. October 'T3ack.'

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

Panel Beating a Speciality \'*i , ^/i$J ;''!?,' ' r ! ' ;^T^^ House Painting Undertaken , / ''u - ^ -'*«#*. -' '- ' - . ) GET A QUOTE FROM US - ' '*' , HASTINGS DEERING NORTHERN TERRITORY PTY. LTD Automotive and ' General Engineers N. T. Representatives A.E.C. Diesel Trucks ? AND ? Caterpillar Earth Moving Equipment Diesel Specialists ♦♦*?-?-*?-?-***?????????** P.O. BOX 63 ----- ALICE SPRINGS 'PHONE 129 W. J. Pearson - General Manager HOX 91 ' pllone 32 A. QUEE TODD STREET, ALICE SPRINGS Tailors and Drapers SPLENDID RANGE OF FIRST CLASS STOCK TO SUIT EVERY PURSE PHONE 87 TODD STREET, ALICE SPRINGS Overland Transport Martin Bros. (Ex A.I.F.) CARRIERS AND CONTRACTORS DIESEL HAULAGE SEPwVICE. ALICE TO ALL POINTS ON STUART HIGHWAY AND DARWIN. WEEKLY SERVICE ;:ai:-:Hi-:aixi LIVESTOCK AND STATION CARRYING A SPECIALTY RECEIVING, FORWARDING & COMMISSION AGENTS PERSONAL SERVICE The personal touch is an integral part of the E.S. & A. Bank's service to its customers. Its ' offi...

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HOW THE R.A.N. TRAINS ITS RADAR EXPERTS COURSES FOR OFFICERS AND MEN AT H.M.A.S. WATSON [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

HOW THE R.AN. TRAINS ITS RADAR EXPERTS COURSES FOR OFFICERS AND MEN AT H.M.A.S. WATSON Uecauso radar has become of such vital importance in modern warfare the Royal Australian Navy has recently obtained the most up-to-date equipment, not only for its fighting ships, but also fpr the purpose of training its officers and ratings. Its prin cipal training school is H.M.A.S. Watson, an establishment situated above Watson's Bay, Sydney, high up on the top of South Head. There, while easterly and south-easterly winds often howl round the buildings and tTirough the rigging of the Hagstaffs- of the establishment,, the officers and men who man our warships, and who will, if necessary, defend our shores against an alien foe, are initiated into the secrets of this new scientific wonder and and in structed in its capabilities and uses. These capabilities and uses wero amply demonstrated in the recent exercises oil' the eastern Austra lian coast in which H.M.A.S. Aus tralia, several R.A.N. destro...

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Saturday's Racing [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

Saturday's Racing ? .r»« ? MORPHETTVILLE 12.45— TRIAL HANDICAP Nine furlong First Division Gay Wave 8 13 Chatleigh 7 13 Sargon 8 11 Marimba Roberts- , King 7 13 man 8 8 Babylon 7 12 Glenhero 8 C- Snowdrop 7 12 Pridege 8 (» Southern Chloe 8 5 Lad 7 12 Louise 8 5 Chatide 7 11 Itoyal Ellendale 7 11 Charles 8 ft My Lad 7 11 Trawalla 8 4 Point My Bill 8 2 Choice 7 11 Golden Tolerate 7 11 Aides 8 0 Gay Wave, My Bill, Sargon 1.25— TWO-YEAR-OLD HDCP. Five furdongs Cupid's Birksgate 7 9 Star 8 5 Enthean 7 8 Old Lady Perth 7 7 Tawny 8 \\ Malicious 7 7 Ardri 7 IX Sky Patrol 7 7 Balgowan 7 13 Prince Barossa Beau 7 G Boy 7 13 Lady Martland 7 13 Panda 7 5 Legatus T 11 Pretana 7 5 Some Fun 7 9 Old Tawny, Cupid's Star, Balgowan 2.— JUMPERS' FLAT RACE One mile and a half Blue Vacation 9 4 Table 10 8 Perseus 9 3 Illumina- Malkuni 9 2 tion 10 5 Uoseal 9 0 East flittering Amalfi 10 4 Flame 9 0 Wingate .10 1 Lopuri 9 0 Rosy Lee 9 5 '?'atreen 9 0 Tehran 9 4 Illumination, Blue Table, Wingate 2.35— WELTER ...

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No title [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

Guards are established for hun dreds of miles along the 'dog- ^,. proof' fence between three States,'' New South Wales, Queensland and .- South Australia. Wind and sand are constantly breaking the s£x ? foot high fence so guards are es? tablishcd to protect it. They live for years in small cottages with their wives and children without ever leaving the lonely area. -

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NAMES WANTED, NOT NOMDE-PLUMES [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

NAMES WANTED, NOT XOM ? DEPLUMES Sir — May I suggest that it would add to the value of the articles, letters and paragraphs on abor igines if the contributors were not allowed to hide behind a nom de-plume and had to give what their occupation is. Can you en lighten us as to what Mr. A. Groom does as a. profession ? That would help in evaluating his article in your issue of October 18, and that of 'Ex S.X. Returned Soldier' and others. OLIVE M. PINK. Alice Springs, October 10.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 25 October 1947

I Get the economy of a | ^ m ' II A I F TflN ^ i m ' ? ? nfiLr-iaiuii ;ii | BEDFORD UTILITY f (???????????? THE BEDFORD RANGE j § There nrc 3 models _. ? .^^ ^ For the man on the land who needs a handy Tanner — the Panel- ~ — — 0^tm^^^^^^ '' § - Van. and the Coupe (flljfiB5SKCT7*^^~^^^fi55^B& '- carry-all to the shopkeeper and tradesman prcilll uaiiti; with Mnf^^^i l^V^^^B s . . open or ivcltsidesJK// ^flftkV^ I^v^H^^^I \ requiring a smart, roomy delivery van, this bodies. Came a/''l'^^j|HB|LjBk=^fijHPlJP' - \ handy-sized BEDFORD Utility is ideal. An Imdford rli'nlc!'1' ^ ~~ ^~ ! J , ... ? The G cwt. Carryall. - I Automobile Club test reveals petrol con- M^5l, ? — _— «- ? i fi sumption of over 33 m.p.g. with the UlSffMBBIi''' V~$~if}r;E:~: — - *' l\ 1 economical 12 h.p. engine. Engineering J^Jj^J^ ? rEtq j features include Patented 'T.T.' Indepen- ^ ! dent Springing, Lockheed Hydraulic Brakes . The DcJfard ran#c includes the 6 an.' Camjaiu luiif tonncr: 30 cwt. truck; 2 tonn...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

I — suaSKiil L/LBs: — 7 . ? '-- ? - 1 — Krescitevel Peritel— * Connellan Airways : Fortnightly Air ? ^^ ? ; I Services *A\?» ^» ^V^ Qgjf Schedules Com fy r'V«J ? ' '£rt\ ? mence : /Y) darwin ? ~f V'% .: ' MT. IKWIN : ; ' , ? \ V ? ^/^ ? ' Nov. 11, 25, V ^Sfe \ OrJ\C,rnou iV ? HUCKITTaT' !_ A*-C=- \Ka\htr\™ I ? ? NoV- 12, 20. iK^^^/,), ^^N^;^. BORKOLOOLA': D^WlV --fc^-\ Coollbah J, ,/v-L~_-~. Nov. 14, 28. Rlvfrl\c4~ 1 VlRlD- -/Q«W*u* /,B?r-ilo^r'^ Dec- 12, 26. I ; / -v'^a^ ' Timetables, Fares N.choisbn Vrlnu'W01J j/V^fcai, *'d Freights as I ' ' TFMMiurrDprk rf Comoo;wgoi published in Got Go^nDcA: TENNANT CREEK tf ^- ? ; ? ' don'S All* Guide _ -v ' / ^^HaUh^j Crttk ! Alice Springs Boolc Vanomi i x^mmqrrc,0 ; ing Office, same . ^ , -KGronites. / -f— nDerry D.-n,|- office as Guinea Air- .../ ^ ! \ atf\- i^l» S Ways, opposite Me * .5 M,A / (f-L^jHucK^ 1 Mahon's Hotel. All = ! Ooreen ^.^ \- \\ et. -fl i -? freight to be dehv ?* ! *^^*u^r Har)2R'''3*! S -5red to the a*-ove § I '- -, ? L-;i...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

ers to help the children of France. JEANNE DAY. ^_ _^__ ? LE GENERAL DE GAULLE. Paris, 15th September, 1047 Dear Madam Day, My wife has kept me informed of the magnificent gifts which fill our hearts, with emotion, that the Australian ladies of the League of Jeanne d'Arc have sent to be distributed to the children of France. These gifts, I know, fol low on the many others wheh pre ceded them for our soldiers, sailors and aviators during the time of war. I wish to express in this letter, for yourself- and all those under your leadership,, my most heart- { felt and sincere thanks in the i name of France. Do please accept, dear Matiani Day, my most respectful and de voted homage. (Signed) C. DE GAULLE. Madam Jeanne Day, President and Foundress,- ? ? The League of Jeanne d'Arc in Australia, ?43 Angas Road, Lower Mitcham, South Australia. (Translation of Letter). Don't suffer that wash-day feel ing. Send your Laundry to the Centralian Steam Laundry, Alice Springs. - e

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

LACRMAN AGENCIES Railway Terrace (opposite Railway status Alice Springs P.O. BOX 42 3 TELEPHONE No. 4 VACUUM OIL PTY. LTD. DEPOT A™^.«^ FLAVEL & SONS LTD., CANVAS GOODS AGENCIES ?— SOUTHERN CROSS ENGINES AND WINDMILL CO. PTY. LTD. COMMERCIAL UNION ASSURANCE CO. LTD. WAYMOUTH MOTOR CO TRANSPORT AND FORWARDING SERVICE SPEEDY WEEKLY MOTOR TRUCK SERVICE ALICE SPRINGS - DARWIN TYRES, BATTERIES, MOTOR ACCESSORIES, CYCLE TYRES AND PARTS TOOLS AND HARDWARE Fruit and Cool Drinks

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

MATARANKA HOMESTEAD TOURIST RESORT t (REG). 1 MATARANKA, N.T. | CALLS YOU— To spend the Cold Months in Perfect Sunny 1 Days arid Mild Nights I Situated on the Waterhouse River with its Colorful Lagoons i and Tropical Scenery § HOT MINERAL SPRINGS and NATURAL SWIMMING ! POOL 1 never varying- temperature of 99.5 degrees FOR USE BY GUESTS ONLY BENEFICIAL _ INVIGORATING ! Accommodation in 2-person Cabins near Swimming Pool Personally conducted Tours to all points of interest, includ- * I ing The Rocks, Rapids and Water Lillies, Mataranka Falls, The Jungle, The Jump-Over and Elsey Falls TARIFF £4/4/0 Per Week H. VICTOR SMITH, Manager Local Agents : TUITS, 'Phone 53, Alice Springs. 827

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

. ? — ? — ? ; ? , ? :j PERSONAL SERVICE The personal touch is an integral part of the E.S. & A. Bank's service to its customers. Its officers are fully equipped and ever ready to give j the best possible banking service and to maintain j a personal and confidential relationship with their | t customers. Upon such foundations are built the most success ful and lasting business associations. THE ENGLISH SCOTTISH & AUSTRALIAN BANK LTD. DARWIN — ALICE SPRINGS — TENNANT CREEK THE PIONEER BAJSK IJS THE TERRITORY MATARANKA GENERAL STORE and GARAGE OPEN TO TRAVELLING PUBLIC AT ALL HOURS Agents for: Operatic Wireless and Vacuum Products COURTEOUS ATTENTION ALWAYS Get Your 'CENTUALIAN' Here Every Tuesday Prop. S. JONES, ex-R.A.A.F.

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No title [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

Candid Hostess (on seeing her *^ nephew's fiancee for the first time): I could never have recog nised you. Reggie told me you were so pretty. Reggie's Fiancee: No. I'm not pretty, so I have to try to be nice and it's such a bore. Have you ever tried ? An angler got such a reputation for stretching the truth that he bought a pair of scales and insist ed on weighing every fish he caught in the presence of a wit ness. One day a doctor borrowed the scales to weigh a new-born baby. The baby weighed forty nine pounds. What's this stuff called steel wool ? I think it's the fleece of by draulic rams. Pardon me for walking on your feet. Oh. don't mention it. I often walk on them myself. -

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

NOTICE _1 WISH TO ADVISE that my WORKSHOP is now situated opposite J. B. Owen's office in Tocld Street, Alice Springs. ljV.fi, J. POOLE, etc. Electrician. GEO. E. DEAN SADDLER ALICE SPRINGS Repairs a Specialty Apply Goldsbrough, Mort & Co. for information ENGINEERING IS OUR BUSINESS EAST'S ENGINEERING WORKS ALICE SPRINGS Expert Service Given Throughout the Northern Territory in General Engineering, Blacksmith ing, Electric and Oxy Welding. Repairs to nil Classes of Machin \ ery Requiring Technical Know v' ledge and Workmanship of High est Class FOR SALE COMPLETE MINING PLANT Portable Compressor, one Jack hammer, Winch, Rails, Truck and numerous Accessories. Apply — etc. This office for particulars. LATCHAM'S RAPID DENTAL SERVICE MITCHELL STREET DARWIN Make Your Appointment now. etc H. WONG (Formerly F. W. Sing) TAILORING, DRAPERY and FANCY GOODS ______ .' .. MAIL ORDERS PROMPTLY EXECUTED BOX 19 ALICE SPRINGS w! J. TWILLEY Next Griffiths House SCHOOL SHOP Toultry — Rabbits — ...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

RAD1OLA The World's finest Broadcast Receiver, the symbol of all that is best in Radio The one Radio which does full justice to the great Music Broadcasts by the Greatest Artists and giving- extreme sensitivity for long range reception of Australian and Overseas Stations Console and Table Models are now available Radio Repairs and Electrical Service attended to by experienced Technicians A large stock of Electrical and Radio Equipment on hand and within the next weeks Electric Jugs, Stoves, Cookers and Refrigerators will also be available. D. B. NECK TODD STREET, ALICE SPRINGS LAURA MILLING CO. LIMITED Millers, Chaff & Grain Merchants 'Phone 9. LAURA, S.A. Thone t-. Continuous. 2 Lines. 'BEST' Flour, Bran, Pollard, Oats. 'BEST' Steamed Wheaten and Oaten ChafT, Baled Wheaten and Oaten Hay, Lucerne Chaff and Lucerne Meal AGENTS: SHELL Co., Aust. Ltd. 'BEST' 100 PER CENT. WHOLEMEAL. FINE OR COAltSE. The Leading Bakers' Flout* : U BEST ' LAURA GUARANTEED FREE .FROM CHEMICALS Mos...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

CHURCH NOTICES CHURCH OF ENGLAND Church of the Ascension, Bath Street, Alice Springs Services .-—Sundays: 7.30 a.m. Holy Communion; 9.30 a.m. Holy Communion (downstairs in Rec tory); 10 a.m. Sunday School jand Kindergarten; 7.30 p.m. Evensong. ^ _ Week Days: 7.15 a.m. Holy Com munion (Monday, Wednesday and Saturday); 6.30 a.m. Holy Communion (Tuesday and Fri day); 7 a.m. Holy Communion (at S. Mary's, Thursday); 7.30 p.m. Evensong. H. E. EVERS. Rector. METHODIST CHURCH Sunday, November 1. — 9.30 a.m., Holy Communion; 10.30 a.m. Sunday School; 7.30 p.m. Divine Service. Special singing by Mesdames Windle and Griffiths. Preacher Rev. H. Griffiths. Sub ject: 'Can one be a Christian without attending Church ?' tAUBMAN & PANK LTD. Opticians and Optometrists 02 Gawler Place, Adelaide vWteh to announce that their Certified Optician, MR DAVID PANK, will visit :— DALY WATERS Friday, 7th November, and Satur day, 8th November (morning only) CONSULTING AT THE DALY WATERS HOTEL' Appointmen...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 1 November 1947

THE ALICE SPRINGS DRAMATIC SOCIETY Presents A 3- ACT COMEDY. Direction — William Rowe FOR THREE PERFORMANCES on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31 MONDAY. NOVEMBER 3 THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6 CHURCH OF ENGLAND HALL at 8 p.m. BOOKINGS OPEN MONDAY 20th OCTOBER at Kindergarten Library Administra tion Buildings, Hartley Street. Open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., and 7.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. LEGAL AID BUREAU MR. F. DERHAM GREEN Legal Aid Officer Will be available to give FREE LEGAL ADVICE to all exService nen at Alice Springs 10th to 17th DECEMBER For Appointments See — J. W. NICHOLS or :d!3 F. P. GUBBINS. THE NORTHERN TERRITORY OF AUSTRALIA MINING ORDINANCE 1939 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A GOLD MINING LEASE No. GL 1CH.' NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that James Thomson Coppock and James Launcelotte Coppock, of Harts Range the undersigned, have made application this day for a Gold Mining lease under the pro visions of the Mining Ordinance 1939, of ground to be known as Excelsior No. 11, contai...

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