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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

. . ..:.... .:.:i.: .. . :::" : :!:'i. i :' :: ::i : 4" : .. .. . : '` tl : ·: ti t F:EDGE Only Gillette machines can make this long-life blade Only Gillette's own machines, with their micro sensitive adjustments, can give three angles in the S formation of the cutting edge. And only those three angles, forming a sort of shoulder or. buttress Sbehind the cutting edge, are. strong enough to give I really long shaving life. Mind you, no edge is strong enough to stand rough handling, but if you will remember never to touch the edges (especially when unwrapping the blade) and always to lather richly, you will get even longer shaving comfort per blade. USE GILL ETTE AND SAVE STEEL SGilleltte sets 2/81 to 48/6. Blue Gillette Blades S for 1/71 Managing Agenist e PHIPSON & COMPANY (PTY) LTD., z8s Clarence Street, Sydney AUSTRALIA'S BEST DESSERJT B. JONES & CO. (SYDNEY) PTY. LTD.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
HOBART MATCHES [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

HOBART MATCHES Hobart, Tuesday.-.The 'ollowing .are details oi first-grade competition matches played last Saturday: North-west, 8-297 (N. Wilmot 119 n .o.) v. Sandy Bay; Glenorchy,' 280 :(Rowdell 120) v. South Hobart, 9 fot' 32 (James 6-16, Barwick 3-12); Kingsborough; 7-271 (dec.) v. New Town.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
FORMER OLYMPIAN RUNNER'S UNORTHODOX METHODS [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

FORMER OL YMPIAN RUNNER'S UNORTHODOX METHODS The secret of success of the Australian Olympian, Sgt. Gerald . Backhouse, who was killed in an aircraft accident in England last month, was a determination to follow his own individual ideas of training and his remarkable store of energy. His great 'store of energy was often shown at athletic meets, for he was seldom still. He believed in a 'good.run as a warm-upl before his races and liked to cool down. gradu ally by running along quietly for sone .titne after events. Sometimes he did <rest in be tween events' One, such occasion w..as:: during. the- Australian championships at ,Tasmania, :in I936. He won .the half-mile in close to . record time,: beating 'Thorold' Irwin. He ran a mile back to his hotel for a 'shower and -a rest and then ran' back to the .athletic ground to win the . half-mile of the relay. race. - In this past decade, when cham pions in many snorts have dictated when and where they would perform -andt.then no...

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
SOVIET DELEGATION [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

SOVIET DELEGATION OTTAWA, Monday.-A. Russian trade delegation, consisting of 22 members; 'arrived to-day by Clipper and will leave to-night for New York. The leader, M. Shumovsky, said that members would be stationed in New York to facilitate Russo American trade movements.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
GERMAN PRISONERS 10,000 IN CANADA [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

GERMAN PRISQNERS Io,ooo IN CANADA OTTAWA, Monday.- A new group of about I,ooo German pris oners has arrived and been interned in ti.e interior for the duration :of the war. It is reliably estimated that about io,ooo Nazi prisoners, many of whom are airmen, are now interned in Canada. IV

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

£5 £5 £5i SERVICEMEN Win #5 Easily and Pleasantly Jusfrute Ltd. wilJ pay. Six .Cash Prizes of £5 each to Servicemen ~stationeit at Darwin `r on H.M.A. Ships, for the best recipes for drinks of which the main ingredient is Orange and-or Lemon Juice. The drinks may. be. of any type, alcoholic or non-alcohplic, and, there is:no restriction ex cept t the .tbase must be Jusftute- Juice.. THERE. IS..NO ENT-RY FEE. In the event- of: a- tie the .first recipe, opeped takes the prize. The competition closes on February 14th, 1942 Simply post your entry, stating Regl. No., Rank Name, and Address, to: JUSPERUTE x LIMITED GOgFORD, N1.S.w,. £5ý , £51 .. £5

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Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

THE? F"AVOU R ITE SCf lQLLUN CH Usually th-e. scho61. lunch is a very, scratchy ineal, eaten .just when the vigorous exercise of the playground has· made: strongdemand on the endurance of the child. However, W ith little trouble it can be improved iiinvvalue -~d mztde wonderfully at tractive; sifmply by adding buttered . Milk Arrov;rodt Biscuits. All children love them. FAMOUS MILK BISCUITS I'A?ALWAYS ASK YOUR GROCER -.FOR..ARNOTT'S .I WILLIAM ARNOTT PTY. LIMITED,, HOMEBUSH

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
British Attack Halfaya Last Axis Stronghold Assaulted [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

British. Attack Halfaya Last Axis ...Stronghold Assaulted British troops continue to harass German units at both ends of the Libyan battlefield. They have begun to attack the last Axis stronghold at Halfaya on the Egyptian 'frontier, and are attacking enemy communications west of' Agedabia, where the remnants of Rommel's'forfces have retreated. The battle for HIalfaya has started, as wast implied in Mlnday's Cairo comiuntltique. Axis forces which include many Germans are strongly entrenched at Halfaya. The number of Italian and German troops holding this last is land of resistance in Eastern Cvren aica is about the same as in Bardia (betweeni 7000 and 8ooo). German prisoners from Bardia said that the percentage of Gernlans at -lHalfaya was higher. In l3ardia about one seventh were Germans. A YEAR LATER Announcing the recapture of Bar dia, almost exactly a year after its capture by General Wavell on Janu ary 4, 1941, a General Headquarters coniunlllque says: "W\arships magnificently ...

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Canadian Ship Sunk [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

Canadian Ship Sunk THE CANADIAN CORVETTE Levis after part of her bow had been blown away by a torpedo fired from a German U-boat. The Levis sank while being towed to port, and 18 of her..crew lost their lives. PICTURES ON LEFT AND IN CENTRE show the Levis Just before she upended and sank. On the right, a boatload of survivors is seen making for another corvette, which picked them up. The Levis was the first Canadian corvette lost

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

SOUTHWARD BOUND? TRAVEL BY Guinea Airways Ltd. COAST - TO - COAST IN. ONE DAY Special reduced fares for all Services 'Phone: Darwin 240 for bookings and all particulars e a ;:'Y p ly ,{ vi THE DEMAND; FOR Reýº>. y% r?>: AP TA °' ``"''> ' t INCREASE DAILYi:~ IT PAYS TO FLY. BY GuineaAirways Ltd. Arrive the same day zo Hours to Adelaide. I21 Hours to Melbourne Arrives next morning in Sydney and Tasmania

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
RABAUL BOMBED TWICE Planes Damaged No Casualties WITHDRAWALS IN MALAYA [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

RABAUL BOMBED TWICE Planes Damaged No Casualties WITHDRAWALS IN MALAYA MELBOURNE, Wednesday.-Last night and this morning Rabaul (New Guinea), was bombed by Japanese aircraft. Some Australian planes, on the, ground, were damaged, but no casualties were caused said the R.A.A.F. communique issued by the Minister for Air (Mr. Drakeford), to-day. Reports from. Singapore reveal that the British forces have been forced to move south from Tapah to prevent being outflanked follow ing Japanese, landings on the west coast. Kuantan, on the east coast, with its aerodrome, 20o miles from Singapore, has been captured by the enemy. In the raids on Rabaul long-range flying-boats were used. The planes madle only one high-level run over the acrodrotne, but caused slight damage, although no casualties oc curred. Our fighters went up, but failed to intercept the enemy flying boats, which were similar to those once used by the Japanese in their air service to Dilli (Portuguese Timor). Japanese Ships Sunk...

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
SOLIDARITY PACT DECLARED TO BE "WORLD'S NEW MAGNA CARTA" [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

SOLIDARITY PACT DEILARED TO BE "WORLD'S NEW MACNA CARTA" The U.S. Secretary for Com merce "(Mr. Jesse Jones),' des cribed the' anti-Axis war' pact, signed in Washington by the representatives of 26 nations, as "The World's new Magna Carta." The text of the' "declaration by the United Nations" is: "Tlie Governnient's signat6i'y here to, having .subscribed to a comitnon 'prdgramnmc-of. purposes and principles embodied in the joint declaration of the President of the United States' and the Prime Minister of Great Britain, dated August, 14, 194t, and known as the Atlantic Charter, being convinced that complete victory.over our enemies is essential to defend life, liberty, independence, and religious freedom, and to preserve human rights and justice, not only in their own lands; but everywhere, and that they are now engaged in• a common struggle. against savage and brutal forces seeking to subjugate the world, declare: "(r) Each Government pledges itself to employ its full resources, mil...

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
SOLDIER-JOCKEY POPULAR WINNER Success Followed By Wedding [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

. SOLDIER - JOCKEY . POPULAR WINNER ii Success Followed By Wedding MELBOURNE, Tuesday. - Three and a half hours before his marriage last Saturday, Henry Mornement, soldier - jockey, earned a fine wedding present by winning the principal flat race at Moonee Valley on Prairiedale. The spltndid ovation that he re ceived on returning to scale was a tribute to his patriotism and his sup erb horsemanship in recent appear ances. 'Mornement had a desperate ride to land Prairiedale a winner by half a head from the mnuclh-improved mare, Rippling Avon, who is prepared by soldier-trainer, Clarrie Marshal. Mornement faced quite a diff erent barrier at St. Patrick's Cathedral later on in the day, when he. was married to Miss Roma Coleman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G. Coleman, of the Royal Hotel, South Melbourne. Special leave has been obtained by :i:Mornement to fulfil his recent en : gagements, and he has had a most successful run. Among the winners he 'has ridden were David Ihnes, !-: Wags and O...

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
FAMOUS "EROS" IN LIBYAN DESERT [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

FAMOUS. "EROS" IN LIBYAN DESERT "STATUE" OF EROS, made from old petrol tins, at a turning point in the Libya' Desert called "Piccadilly Circus." It was built by a homesick Londoner, to remind him of the fainous statue in the Circus.-Air Department phot6.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
SPECIAL LEAVE TO FULFIL RIDING ENGAGEMENT [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

SPECIAL LEAVE TO FULFIL RIDING ENGAGEMENT K. McNeil, who rode Mirabar in the Plymton Hurdle race at Mor >?`:pethville (S.A.) last Saturday is -an other jockey who had to obtain leave from the Army to fulfil his engage m'i: ent. He is a member of the A.I.F. and before joining up had been a very successful rider in previous seasons.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Wrecked In Libyan Desert [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

Wrecked In Libyan Desert A.I.F. SOLDIER examininglthe turret bf a German tank disabled by'slh'ell Aire in the Libyan desert.--A,LF. photo.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

£60000 - for 2/6 - ?'" Ask C. J. CASHMAN & CO. about it Cashman's have been appoint. ed sole agent in Darwin for the W.A. CHARITIES CONSULTATIONS which have been successfully conducted under Government supervision, since 1932. Tickets are 2/6. There Is £1U,700 prize mnoney, including a first prize of £6000. Buy a ticket a Week at CASHMAN'S STILL KEEPS GOING WHEN THE REST HAVE STOPPED • B A T T E-R IE S. There's an Exide Battery for every make and model of car. Obtainable from all goord Garages and Service Stations everywhere. E f SI1.9.41 Printed and published by Captain W. H. Sellen, Press Unit, 7 M.D., Darwin.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
CLOSE FINISH IN TATTERSALL'S CUP [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

CLOSE FINISH IN TA TTERSALL 'S CUP DEWAR gets his head in front of Grand Fils right on the post in Tat tersall's Cup at Randwick on New Year's Day.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
COURT SIDELIGHTS [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

COURT SIDELIGHTS .Woman witness: .We would all have a spot at Jervis Bay of a night... Mr. Justice Roper: Not after 6 . pm., .1 trust. Woman: Oh, yes--any, old time there! -0 Police ProseEiutor: Whia did the defendant'say.when you told _ him to stop singing -in Taylor' Square? Constable: He waved his' arms and said: .'Don!t stop tiie, constable.- I'm the nightingale of Taylor Square." Police Prosecutor (in Trafic, Court): .Where was the boy when you first, saw. him? Defendant: The first: time I saw hiinmI. didn't see him at all.

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
Sun and Sea Lover [Newspaper Article] — Army News — 8 January 1942

Sun and Sea Lover and speed or t1e native mTarKsmen as they handled Europe's most civilised im provements was highly impressive, and betokened a sizzling hot reception for any invader of these tropic isles. A tourist who passes through Java's hotels, and is served by six waiters, gets the idea that Indonesians are lazy, A visit to the arsenal and barracks at Bandoeng would soon remove that mis taken impression. Tutored by the Myn heers, the Indonesians are flat out in their war effort to ensure peace. CHAPTER XXVI, THE NAVAL BASE AT SURABAYA From busy Bandoeng I resumed my zwerftochten and went by the Java night express 380 miles to Surabaya. There I had special permission from the Dutch Government to inspect the naval base, . dockyards and arsenal, Surabaya, on the north-eastern end of Java Isle, is the key-point of Indonesian " strategy. It is at the head of an immense bay-the isle of Madura forming a break- . water a hundred miles long, with a nar row strait where it nears the ma...

Publication Title: Army News
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: NT, Australia
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