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AN EARLY START. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

AN EARLY START. l.'ncle Benjamin stood, with hands in ( Ijjs pockets, frowning down upon his ; young mpliew. j '?Well, my boy, you ought to bo dowu- | right ashamed of yourself,' he said, j '?Ho-e is your sister — younger than ; yourself — winning prizes at school each ; term, and you haven't even earned a ? single certificate yet. You must study j harder, Johnny. 11 will nevor do to lot ? your sister beat you like that.' j 'Oh, but I have got a certificate-, ! undo.' protested Johnny. ' ?'Really! What for, I should like to! know.'' demanded the uncle iu surprise, j ':Fc.M- being born,' replied Johnny, j dodging out of the- way. ?

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
COMPLICATED DIAGNOSIS. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

COMPLICATED DIAGNOSIS. A very young recruit fell into lis;e with the sick parade squad. 'Now, what's the matter?' snapped the medical officer when his turn can.e along to be examined. 'Well, I don't know exactly,' s;*id th'j young recruit. 'The corporal s;!ys I'm only ball' inked. the sergoant-ma.iov says I w:::it. my head boiling, and tho platoon ollicor says I'm an vxceediiigly r.-iw !?( -fruit-''

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
GENEROSITY. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

GENEROSITY An Aberdonian and his daughter took up golf. At the dose of one of their games the father was laid a dead stymie, while the daughter had one to play to win the match. Turning round to her ho said: 'Jean- nie, isn't the morn yer birthday?' ''Yes, father.' 'Ah. weel,' he said, 'I'll -io ye that hole for ;i present.''

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
IN THE SMOKER WHEN IS A DOG—? [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

IN THE SMOKER WHEN IS A DOG ? ? As soon as the train stopped, the porier drew along-sH.' ihe guard's van and began k-adhig tin; parcels on to his barrow. Wln-u lie had jinished tho guard i handed liini a string to which was at- : tachvd a huge Airedale dog, and ex- i .vlaimed :- — | ??Here you ;nv; til is is for you.' ! A Jong went porter, dog. and barrow.; Suddenly the. dog broke the string and) bolted down the platform auiong^ the ,' legs of the passengers who were passing j through the barrier. j 'Hi.'' shouted the porter to iho coUcc- ( tor, '.stop .that dog — it's a parcel!' j

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
POUR LE SPORT. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

POUR LE SPORT. A f.-.'sliionab'e lady was ??niup smijic 'window-shopping'' one recent Sunday afi'.'i-noou. accompanied by her reluct'! i husband. They stopped outside tlie window i.f a small, exclusive establish ment in .in arcade. Only one froi-J; was in the window, :.nd it had two cr.'-iis on it. One said, ''1'our le sport,' and th',- other 'Twrntv guineas.' The fashionable lady took u fancy :o The tWk. T.'i faci. sV be.-.--;ii To u-,-1 that she could not live without it. !~-lir Iioivted our. t'i her husband tint it v.'iii-! b-- F' useful, aiul 'iiuite ::n econoniic-ii Durch.-ise i» tho l-nig rur..'' lie ]i::nie.l fur limo. ?'?What d«..-? the card s:iy ?' In- :iskcd. 'She told' him. 'Well, they've candid, .-niyhow,'' liv replied. 'It wuuld t:ili(.- a s-imrt to p:n that )«ri--f fnr ;\ di-.--ii — :i bigyw spori than J ,-;in, t''. (_''v.iv on b-ntic.'

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
SHE CALLED THE DOG. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

SHE CALLED THE DOG The tramp paused outside the gate. '?Clear out!' shouted the lady of the house. 'I ain't trot im wood t-- chop. There niu't nothing you could do here.' 'But. m.id.-im. there is,' retnrted tl:o wayfarer, with dignity. '1 could give you :i few lessons in grammar.'1

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
POST FREE. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

POST FREE. 'Did you post my letter, darling?' asked the little girl's mother. 'Yes, mother.' ''I5ut why have vou brought back the money I gave you for the stamp?' 'I didn't have to use it, mother,' re plied Mary. ''I slipped the letter into the box when nobody was looking.'

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
UNDESERVED. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

UNDESERVED. Mrs. Drown took great interest and pride in her son's prowess un the foot ball field, and always went to see him play One day voung JJrowH. who w::s oul sidn-righf-, had little to do, the bull bcinj; passed to him but rarely. 'They r'on't. feed Brown enough,' re marked on'.' of the spectators, who sat near the old lady. 'He'd do a lot more, if they fed him properly/' --Vash came an umbrella ' on the speaker's hortd. 'I'd have you know,' cried Mrs. Brown, 'that lie's fed as well as you are!'

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
CANDID CRITICISM. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

CANDID CRITICISM. A minister who had not been long ap pointed to .1 church in the South of Scotland asked one old lady how shy liked his preaching. 'I didna like it at a',' she nnswered. 'And, pray, trhy not?' he asked. 'Weel, in the first place,' she an swered, 'ye read ycr sermon ; an', in the second place, ye didna read it weel; an', hi the third place, it wasna worth tho readhi'.'

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
SENIOR—FIRST PRIZE. THE BAT [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

SENJOE— FIHST PRIZE. THE BAT ? The clubroom of tlie Cheltenham' Old fcojrs' Association was clouded with the cigar, smoke of the members sitting ^boijfc the fire engaged in the age-old JifcWt ,pi argument. The discussion was .?-i»$tJv£ry 'ft«afed; for the simple reason tftjit the four men were friends of long standing. Indeed, had you suggested to any other mSmbfcf tnat Prank Pelt J^'. the former cricket captain of Chel tenham College; Tdm Harrison, the foot ball, captain of the Eame time; Dick iHSgMeld, and Ted Courtenay were not itfiat. he *ould have tapped his head significantly. ?', jit the time thi» story opens, Dick .BigbfieW was speaking: ''Ko,' he was saying, 'you cannot convince me that, if'ja boy is' a true sport, he is not 'true jb(liie' ris|5t through J -/'Obi- T; don't maintain that,' corrected tbe'xfScket captain, 'but I do *ay.that a boy can 'appear' to be a sport while aj£l -the time lie possesses the most .despicable of characters. Moreover, 1 k scan give you an exa...

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
for the BOYS AND GIRLS LITERARY COMPETITIONS Monthly and Weekly Awards Monthly Awards SENIOR. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

[?] [?] ^ LITERARY COMPETITIONS Monthly and Weekly Awards { MdAthly Awards sENidfc. Eirit Jirt**- £J Is-— P- CJdake. GMltttaine, yorta-tuHi, Toetttotebi. Subjwti The *4t. S*«-Bd prise, 10s' Cd.-^-tiBjly Difles, Mow Bf*} -street.' East Brisbane. Subject: Vhtb Lime Brother L*ft lie. Thlfd priit, 5s.— Era CaUins, SUtensoii sireet, Jtoralle. Subject: Satan. JUNIOR. First Srizt. 10b -Sd. — Joan MacKinnon, agfe ? 12, Strathaird, Pomona. Subject: Beryl's Second r-rire, 's M.-'-Kenneth C. JI'Klnnon, ajre H, Klrtlitti-ijveiiut, Coor^arob. Subjtct: Ibf Gum Tree's Story. Tblrd prize. os.-^-Mlate Osborne, . aje Uj jaw Pomona. Subject: the Story of a Pcnhj-.

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
AUDIENCE HELPS STUDIO PERSONALITY [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

AUDIENCE HELPS STUDIO PERSONALITY Wi'tli'the :idniis.sion of' an audience to 3LO Mflljbtiriic's new studio,- 'Oppor ? tiuiity is -given- to study tlie per ronalitiVs.- of performers- tlt»se up. 'ffingcrs or speakers or orchestral players oiccustomccl to public appearances* culti vate- little graces and nianerisms of gesture and what is failed 'attack'' that they arc loath to rolinquisli even before; the niiciophone. .bvt when alone in thej old-iasliioncd studio ..tncre was always a feeling of uiirealit y and pose that reacted on the sincerity -of the perform ance- Even ll-.o 'omnipresent announcer, busy -man. had sometimes to remove himself, and leave in his place, ah aching! void that never could be : filled in tlie! imagination of the artist. : ? ; ] Xow that has been remedied- by allow-] ing appreciative folk to- walk in and| sit down . and j provide - attention and

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

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Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
FRACTIONAL TIMES [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

FRACTIONAL TIMES FISH Eh PLATE.— First four fortongt 57-ec, next four 52'iste. last four furlongs 4S'4S«, and ceneludlnj six furlongs 1.1(54. The fliui mile took 1.39. V.K.C. HANDICAP.— First two furtonta 2B'/Zi*t, next four furlonas S2'i5ee» soeemd ing four furlongs 5(«ec. last half-mila 47^A**f. final six forlones 1.13, and concluding mil* !-38?i. '

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
CARE OF STORAGE BATTERIES. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

CARE OF STORAGE BATTERIES. If accumulators arc employed, they j sliquld be well looked . after and not allowed to run out. They sh'oulj not be permitted to stand for any length ! of time without being given a. fresh eliriTge. otherwise trouble known as Milphating will inevitably occur and ' the accumulators, will become less efli cient. . ? ?

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
CONSOLATION FOR CUP FAILURES Pantheon and The Banker Win SENSATIONAL HALF-MILE RUN Concluding Day at Flemington [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

CONSOLATION FOR CUP FAILURES Pantheon and The Banker Win SENSATIONAL HALF-MILE RUN Concluding Day at Flemington Pantheon made some amends for his failure ia the Melbourne Cup, by -winning the C B. Fisher Plate, the concluding weight -for-age race of the V.R.C. Spring meeting. Be turned the tables on Spearfelt, who had -won the Melbourne Cap. In the C. B. Fisher Plate Paatheon ran his last half-mile in -46isec. ?which is the fastest half-mile ever run at Flemington. In a half-mile race at Wellington, New Zealand, in January, 1921, Gloaming ran 45 8Cconds. Skirting, who wm a halt milt race at Mowbray, Tasmania, in December, 1920, ia 47 4-5sec, holds the Australian record for that distance. ^IKLWOITTJNK. Saturday. — The Vic toria Kacing Hub's Spring meeting concluded at Flemington thin after noon in warm weather, after early moritiug rain. There was a very large attendance, and a number of Queeiis landers remained lo see the meeting to its oonoh'sioii. Fields were small in one or two o...

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
RADIOQUERIES FOUR CONDENSERS. [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

RARICQUERTES FOUR CONDENSERS. \\\ - II.. He1.1dra.7- What capacity will j be obtained by connecting; \forir -one- ! microfarad condensers in parallel? Answer. — Four microfarads.1 . 'When . condensers are connected in parallel, the rpsJilting capacity is .cqnal^-to -the sum) of the capacity of the condensers- in the! circuit- , ? ? ??-.??? ' TRANSFORMER. ' j II. F.. Balmoral. — I am -going to add I Another stape of A.F. to. my set. What! ratio transformer should' I use— 3 to 1 or -3 'to 1'? . '\ ?* ' ; Answer. — Use the 3 to 1 ratio 'trans- 1 former. ? . j VOLTAGE MINIMUM. j Volts, 'Cooran. — How low -must be a 4.3 volt K battery in voltage . before it! Miould be replaced ? . j Answer.— Thirtyseven volts..' USUAL OHMAGE. * 5-. R.. Ashgrovc. — Could I' use a. To j ..Inn receiver with an .ordinary reaction i;-t? 1 ( ' Answer. — Yes. But the results would ;mt be satisfactory. The usual ohmagc! of a receiver for reception of broadcast- ; ing is between 1000 and 400ft ohms.

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
O'Connor's Riding an Outstanding Feature Q.TC SPRING MEETING An Ideal Derby Day GREAT RACE FOR BLUE RIBBON Narrow Victory of Kitty Paddington FINE EFFORT OF CHEVIOTDALE Natural Pride Takes Hopeful Stakes LINAWAY WINS BRISBANE HANDICAP BERNESK SCORES RUNNING AWAY £19,186/10/ TOTALORISED [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

O 'Connor's Riding an Outstanding Feature « QXCf SPRING MEETEVG ^i|ai Ideal Derby Day great'race for blue%ibbon Narrow Victory of Kitty PaddingtoH FINE; EFFORT OF CHEVIOTDALE \ Natural Pride Takes Hopeful Stakes LINAWAY WINS BRISBANE HANDICAP ?* BERNESK SGOIRES RUNNING AWAY £t9,it&/iO/ TOTALORISED BY VSIRDAR' ''''' ~' In appropriating the richly endowed three-year-old classic—the ' i Derby Stakes— at Eagle Farm on Saturday afternoon, the shapely Pad j: dington filly rather sSattered tradition, as she is the .first of her sex I to -ma the blue ribbon since Signal. I«imp -scored for ^he late Mr. Ferney ^ Kent in- 1913.- ? Signal Lamp then went on and won 'thrCup. Will his- . tory repeat itself? In addition Kitty Paddington got to within three-quarters of a sec ond of the record for the race— 2.33— established by Syce Lad in 1918, ?-?'??- and that 'is the only occasion that her tMe haS' been beaten. Lyon , ? Sovn made it apparent from the. jump off that then was-.to be no loaf ...

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
Oakland on the Air [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

! Oakland on the Air j i OAKLAND, CALIF., ^31 broadcast Thanksgiving greetings to the South Seas and Australia from 1 to 2:30 a. m., Pacific U. S. standard time, Nov. 24. . Richard A. Carrington Jr., publisher of Use Oakland. PostEn quirer, upper right, will de liver the opening address. Dorothy Raegen Talbct, up per left, famous American radio soprano, and E. Harold Dana, at the left, are tossing.' Dana is one of the best -baritones on the American Pacific coast. ? ' KTAB {Oakland) is a station of 10i30 watts, wave length '302-S metres. The time mentioned for 'the' programme to begin '1 a.m , Wednesday,, has .doubtless been fixed in order, to .'secure the best possible conditions of non -interference .at the transmitting end Tlie Unit, oiresponde with 7 p.m. of the same date in. .Queensland a point winch local radio owners desirous of -picking -up -the programme ind gieetings should* bear ..- ' ?' ' in mind. - ? ? ?- -.-,.. ? ..; - which T ? have taken an interest from the day when...

Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Sunday Mail — 7 November 1926

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Publication Title: Sunday Mail
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Brisbane, Australia (Qld)
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