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Church Services CHURCH OF ENGLAND [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
i Church Services CHURCH OF ENGLAND r Wollongong: 8 a.m., H.C.; 11-' am, M.P.; 7.15 p.m., Confirma tion, His Grace the Archbishop of Sydney, Ven. Archdeacon H. 'G. S. Be.erbie, B.A., Rector;- ';'.r ?? _ West Wollongong: 8 a.m; Holy Communion ; 9.30 a.m., Sunday School; 11 a.m.. Dedication -of New Commuhibh Tablfe; '? 3.30 p.rii., Confirmiation Class; -..7-.15 p/rh., Evening Prayer. Keiraville: 9.15 a.m., Morning Prayer; 10.30 ' a.rm Suhda'y ; School. Rev. J. Richards, Th.L. Corrimal: 10.45 a.m., , Morn ing Prayer; 7.15 p.m., Evening Prayer. Fairy Meadow: 8 a.m., -Holy Communion; 6.30 p.m., Evening Prayer. : Balgownie: 10 a.m.. Morning Prayer; 6.30 p.m., Evening Player: 'Rector, Rev. F. J.- Rice. METHODIST Wollongong: 11 a.m., Rev. S. R. Bowyer Hayward, M.A., Bj-l Tfu'st Anniversary. Special singing by the choir; 7.15 p.m., Rev!.' S. R. Bowyer Hayward, 'M.A., B.D. Port Kembla: 11 a.m., Rev. C. J. - Harkness; 7.15 p.m.,' Rev. C. J. Harkness. . v;' y West Wollongong: 11:, a.m., Rev. L....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
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RELIGION IN LIFE: The Sources Of Church Teaching And Inspiration [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
RELIGION IN LIFE! The Sources Of Church T caching And Inspiration (By Rev. H. V. Barratt, B. A., Corrimal Balgownie Presbyterian Church ) In last week's article I raised the ques tion of the 'Necessity of the Chiircli'. This week I want to go a step further aitd con sider on what the teaching of the Church is based and the sources of its message, since it is necessary and its teaching is relevant to present-day needs. The question falls naturally int'o two parts: first the place of the Bible as the source Book] of the Church and then second ly, and most important, th'e per-'] son of; Jesus Christ Himself. It needs to be understood , in th6 fli-st place that the Bible is] not a' text-book as we know such things nor is it a guide book nor merely a series of laws ; and regulations. Within its pages you will not And any for mal -statement on the nature of, Christianity nor can it be said that. the Gospels provide us-with a 'Life of Jesus' in the modern sense. ? ? The Bible gives us a re...
CHURCHILL'S PLAN FOR WORLD PEACE [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
CHURCHILL'S PLAN FOR WORLD PEACE LONDON, Friday (A.AiP.). — Winston Churchill, speaking at Bath, yesterday repeated his personal belief that a greater war was not imminent. He said that if 1 there was any weakness or division today there could be no limit to the miser ies which the whole world would have to undergo. 'If we ? are to save . mankind from a renewal of the horrors so needlessly inflicted in the past, if . we can ward off this greater danger it '.will be by seeking peace through strength — and that I believe is the in tention of all Governments con cerned,' he declared.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
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South Division "Not Angels" [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
South Division 'Not Angels' Sir, — It is a pity your report er did not include a full rbport on .the .brighter side of good football ' as ? played by both Warfis1 ' fbr' thie major part of Wednesday's , international. . The article did little but justi fy the forecast o'f a tough game, as'.' 'published in Wednesday's 'MerCjUry.' Comparisons may be invidious, , but today's 'H c'rald' carries 'little ' reference concern ing the incidents which made black news on the 'Mercury's' l'rbnt page. Unfortunately, the game was marred by too many cases of four play. However, your re porter's knowledge of the^ game must differ from that of Referee Un'derwbbd, whosie control of the game ; was Excellent. If the Englishmen had used 'every il legal 'tactic' in the second half, then penalties would have given SoUth 'Coast, a. runaway victory on goal-kicking form.: The Englishmen played hard football, ' but ' their opponents were not angels in black and gold. As,, forecast in Wednes day's 'Mercury,'; ...
Aid for Church Schools [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
Aid for Church Schools SIR, — The Labor Party ' has souiided its death knell by the decision to give aid to denomin ational schools. A party . now holding office by a slender maj ority of only two seats cannot hope to survive the repurcus sions which will .follow, in the [wake of .this decision. -' We have' in Australia one of the. best . public- school systems in' the' world, where a ;free and complete education exists for all children, whether rich or poor. We are taxed to 'provide this sys tem-: throughout the State, ^ and there is plenty of evidence, now, that'' finances in regard- to edu cation are seriously curtailed and the lack of .adequate finance is causing serious overcrowding and shortage of school buildings.'' Yet the Labor Party proposes to place a double burden on the taxpayers', back. ' Everyone is fully aware that Roman Catholic schools are es tablished for the training of R.C. youths in the principles of; their faith, arid the absorption of their creed. The ' Prote...
"Peace Petition Phoney" [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
'Peace Petition Phoney' SIR, — I was very pleased to read the letter of Mr. Je'rvis in the paper this morning con cerning the flood of letters you are publishing from the 'reds' and 'n-ea.r reds' in the district. They apparently rush into print with the most unreliable i statements at the slightest pro vocation. There is no answer to | their statements because they, are not facts. Still, there is the danger that people who are not otherwise informed may be in clined to think that what they say has an element ? of truth in it. ' Although- there is no indica tion at the moment that the Third World War is upon us, it would be wise for all of us who are interested in Australia's future to assume that it is, be cause tlierfer 'can 'be no doubt that Russia is building up for the big day and the local Reds are using a . softening-up pio cess for their fifth-column work when the day comes. ???Ope part of .this -s.oftening-up , process -. -is a - petition.- being, pre pared by the .phoney; P...
Port Golf Championships Doubtful [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
Port Golf Championships Doubtful Although officials 'of the Port Kembla Golf Club are hopeful of running the matches accord ing td schedule, there is so.me doubt whether the first round of the club championships will be held on Sunday. During the past six months, when all other golf courses have been under water, the. Port course has been open. Owing to seepage, however, the iairways on the 1st, 8th and 9th holes are not in good order. 'They would be quite all right for normal play,' said Mr. Ber rick Woods last night, 'but players are not permitted to tee up on fairways in a cham pionship. Until we see how the weather is tomorrow a. definite decision will not be made.'- If the championships are not (played this week-end another match will he substituted. Saturday: Four' ball -best ball v par .(W. J. Thomas' trophy). Sunday: 36-hol-e medal .'play. First round of club champion ship.
CLUB PLAY AT WOLLONGONG [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
CLUB PLAY AT WOLLONGONG Although the Wollongong links are very wet, golfers . will be playing club competitions over the- week-end. If. some. 'of.'the. course is.ltoo bad ? to1- permit piay, the - short course will be used. - 'Saturday: 18-hoIe v par. , Sunday: Four iball best; ball; v ?par. SYDNEY, Friday. -^Th'e Gov ernment would provide funds - to liquidate the cash deficits of public hospitals at i June 30, the Minister for Health (Mr. O'Sullivan) said today.
Stamen Favourite at Caulfield [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
Stamen Favourite at Caulfield MELBOURNE, Friday. — The much-travelled Stamen is cer tain to start a warm favourite in the Murrumbcena. Handicap at Caulfield tomorrow. - He had his last race in Bris bane, when he finished ninth, in ' the Doomben Cup. He runs his .best races at Caulfield, and with Williamson in the saddle is certain to hold his position at the head of bet- ? ting quotes. The latest market is : LEAMINGTON HURDLE Rebel Regis, Tyrian. Our Land. Student. ? '? Lord Tanti. lEnthean, Spearman. FIRST LILLIMUR 2-Y.O. Welkin Sun. Tapio. Kadmos. \ 'Anemos. Sun Kist, Adrastus. Grand Ridge, Flying Saint.' SECOND LILLIMUR 2-Y.O. Laurie Hussar. Lancastrian. Pearl's Choice. Cromwell, Traihvay. Handsome Lady. REDLEAP STEEPLE Faunus. Royal Red. ???» ? ;; Lucky Sign. -? ? - Master Day, Burling. . ? Full Moon, Marsula, Tanakee, Query. MURRUMBEENA HANDICAP Stamen. Count Sion. Milford, Mulatto. Royal Pageant, Douglas. Varuna. KAMBROOK HANDICAP Prince Ben. St. Falcon. Royal Pharos. . ?Regal...
Australian Aid To Korea Left To Menzies [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
Australian Aid To Korea Left To Menzies SYDNEY, Friday. — The Act ing Prime Minister (Mr. Fad den) said today that any de cision to send more Australian forces to Korea would be made by the Prime Minister (Mr. Menzies). 'Any advice or requests or re sults will come from. Mr. Men zies, who is in London and in closest consultation with the United ' Kingdom and a' major member of the United Nations,' said Mr. Fadden. 'iMr. Menzies is right in -the heart of things and he will make any statements on the matter.'
Dubbo's Fifth Flood In Five Months [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
Dubbo's Fifth . Flood In Five Months SYDNEY, Friday. — Flood waters . swirled through 30 farms, oil storage sheds, a gar age- and business premises at Dubbo today. The swollen Macquarie River swept 10 feet over its -banks and rushed into. Dubbo township — the fifth' flood in five months. ' The river reached 43ft. 8in. at 8 a.m. today, only 15. inches less than the record level in April this year. ?Late tonight the waters were . threatening to inundate . Narro- : 'inline;;, , (population 1800) and '?Wfarten (2000). - (Dubbo has al population of.; 10,000. -?*? ' ?iV'r' Four Army ducks and two boats' on trucks are being rushed to Narromine and War ren.^y- Late' tonight the Macquarie had reached 44ft. 6in.' — only 2ft. 6in. below the April record, at Narromine. ' The peak is expected before morning.
SPECTATORS AT JAP. EXECUTION [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
SPECTATORS AT JAP. EXECUTION LOS NEGROS, Friday (AAP). — Captain Hiroshi Fahaya told Major McKay at the War Crimes Trial today that he had allowed spectators at the execu tion of the Australians Because he had been ordered to carry it out solemnly and politely. 'I did not think the execution would be solemn or polite if sec ret or attended by only a few persons,' he said. Major McKay: You know Cor poral Uchinashi had. often stated he would like to test the sharp ness of his sword? Sukaya: I did not hear such. Sukaya said he ordered his non-commissioned officers to de capitate 'the prisoners and wit ness the executions. He saw the bodies fall into pits dug for them. He thought two were kill ed instantly but the first crawl ed out from the death pit and cried 'Shoot, me, shoot me.' ' 'I ordered a person rneai; : me to shoot him, '.Sukaya said, i . 'He fired two or three rounds and the voice ceased.' The' hearing was adjourned. ' MELBOURNE, Friday. — A ship is racing to Heard Island wi...
WORLD TITLE SWIM TO MARSHALL [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
WORLD TITLE SWIM TO MARSRALL NEW YORK, Friday (A.A.P.) -Australian swimmer John Marshall, who has been re nting the world's swimming .nves since he came to the Uni jd States, yesterday bettered a .orld and five American' re ords in winning his heat of the ational Mile outdoor title at .eattle. Marshall swam the mile in j minutes 9.6 seconds. This l-okc the world' record of 20m. Js. set by Hawaiian K«o .akama at Connecticut .in 1942, ,at was well .below Marshall's Jm. 49.4s. registered indoors at j.ewhaven on July 7. In addition to smashing the j.S. mile record, Marshall yes srday also broke the national .ecords of 550 yards in 6m.' .Is.; 1000 yards (11m. 18.3s.); .000 metres (12m. 46.6s.); and j20 yards (15m. 4s.).
WOLLONGONG TO SYDNEY HELICOPTER? [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
WOLLONGONG I TO SYDNEY HELICOPTER?! SYDNEY, Friday.— A build ing to be constructed within the next two years for Qan tas Empire Aairways will hare a helicopter landing roof, the chairman and managing direc tor of Q.E.A. (Mr. Hudson Fysh) said today. The building will he the headquarters of Qantas Em pire Airways and will be built on land acquired some time ago in Hunter Street between Bligh and Phillip Streets. Mr. Fysh was replying to a suggestion last night by the City Engineer, Mr. A. H. Garn say that future Sydney build ings should be flat roofed to provide landing facilities for helicopters.
MEASLES STRIKES MIGRANTS [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
? ? ??? MEASLES STRIKES MIGRANTS SYDNEY, Friday. — \A severe measles -epidemic swept through the migrant ship Cameronia on' its voyage from Glasgow to. Syd- ney. One child died and 74 others were stricken . with the illness. The. Cameronia was three hours late in berthiner in Svdnev, today following the discovery of a fresh case a few minutes after, the ship entered-port. ' A 'carrier' took' the measles on to the ship soon aifter she sailed from Glasgow with 1242 British migrants, including 300 children, of whom 189 were 'un der seven years of age. Migrants said the measles epi demic had made the voyage a 'nightmare.'
English Channel Tunnel Plan Revived [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
English Channel Tunnel Plan Revived LONDON, Friday (A.A.P.).— A special committee has -been set up by the British. Parlia ment to investigate - the ? possi bility of building a tunnel under the ; channel' 'between France and England. — 1-1 : One and a quarter, miles of ?the tunnel was .bored at Dover between -1880 and 1882, .'but the project .was abandoned-, on the advice of military experts who thought :it would make the in vasion of- Britain easier. Mr. Ernest Thurtle, .Labor M.P., .who 20 . years ago unsuc cessfully tried to get , Parlia ment's, approval for, resumption of -the' work, has been appointed chairman of the committee.
No Baseball — Too Wet [Newspaper Article] — Illawarra Daily Mercury — 22 July 1950
No Baseball — Too Wet Owing to the waterlogged condition of the grounds, all baseball in the Illawarra dis distric* will be off, this week end. This includes all matches laid .down, far today* and the game which was to have, been held at Stuart Park tomorrow'. The competition will be re commenced next week, wea ther permitting.