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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
PROFElSSIONAL Phone 29 Frankston. Box 25 Frankston W. J. McLEAN SWORN VALUER. REAL ESTATE AND BUSINESS AGENT. " 588 BAY STREET, FRANKSTON SHouse, Land and Insurance Agent. Furnished and Unfurnished Rents Carefully Collected. Houses To Let ,TL=;z E. W. OLLEY SOLICITOR, ETC. 440 LT. COLLINS ST., MELBOURNE Phone: F4700. Formerly employed by William S. Cook and McCallum). Attends Frankston Wednesday af ternoons. 2.30 to 5, and may be con suited at the office of Mr W J. Mc. Lean, Estate Agent, Bay Street. Private Address: Park Road, Chel tenham. ROBERT C. TAYLOR, LL.B. SOLICITOR Residence: Oliver's Hill, Frankston. Phone 455. Office: Mason's Buildings, Attends Mornington last Friday in Month, Somerville and Hastings, Hastings Court Days, Cranbourne, Council Days. Trust Moneys to Lend. WILLIAM S. COOK & McCALLUM 'SOLICITORS Temple Court (5th Floor) No. 422. COLLINS ST.,MELBOURNE Attendances: DROMANA: 1st Wednesday in month SFRANKSTON: Every Tuesday morn ing and on Saturday morning...
FRANKSTON 3XY. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
FRANK.STON 3XY. The dance last Monday evening at the Soldiers' Hall attracted a large attendance, and a very happy night was spent by all. On Monday, June 12, the 3XY is combining with the Community Hospital Auxiliary in holding a monster gala dance at the Wattle Palais, to aid the hospital. To provide money for the repair ing of the biograph machine at the Children's Orthopaedic Hospital, which in the course of use has been damaged, the 3XY branch is holding a dance at the Soldiers' Hall oh Thursday, June 15.
MINTON HOME LADIES' AUXILIARY. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
MINTON HOME LADIES' AUXILIARY. At a meeting of the Minton Boys' Home Ladies' Auxiliary held in the Memorial Hall on Monday a fair num 'ber of members was present and a pleasant afternoon was spent. The shelter shed for the boys is in course of erection, and members have been working to raise money for that pur pose.
FREE THEATRE TICKETS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
FREE THEATRE TICKETS. Making Gould street (Long Island) the scene of his inquiries last week end, the Standard representative visited several houses before .he' was able to hand over free Plaza Theatre tickets to residents who could pro duce a. current copy of the Standard. The recipients of the tickets were Mr and. Mrs G. Semple, of Long Island, and Mrs C.. Wrtlden, of Fitzroy avenue,:" vho each received two, tickets. Each week-end a representative of the Standard .will 'visit Frankstoin o;mes 'and will: deliveritw'o 'tfeatre a ckurrent opy ?, the Siaodard.uc' a current copy of the Standard.
OBITUARY MR. ARTHUR D. BOX. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
OBITUARY --0 MR. ARTHUR D. BOX. In a, private hospital in Melbourne on Sunday the death occurred of Mr Arthur D. Box, who was formerly a well-kilown resident of Frankston and one of the city's leading grain brokers.. The la.te Mr Box was, connected with, the grain trade for more than thirty years. He was 'a member of the V.R.C. and V.A.T.C. He is survived by his wife. The remains were cre mated at Springvale on lJonday. Older residents of Frankston will remember the late Mr Box as one who took a leading part in social activi ties during' his residence here.
PLAZA THEATRE FRIDAY AND SATURDAY [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
1 PLAZA THEATRE --0- FRIDAY AN] SATURDAY One of the biggest attractions of the season comes to the Plaza on Fri day and Saturday when If I Were King will 'be screened. One of the most picturesque and romantic char acters from the pages of history, Francois Villon forms the central fig ure in the film. Ronald Colman is seen as this vag abond poet, who becomes the French king's right-hand man and helped to rule France for one unforgetable week, only to be exiled later because of his love for a royal princess, Fran ces Dee. The story tells bow Villon lead the people of Paris to victory against their hated enemies the Bur gundians, who were trying to con quer the city. Prominent players in the cast include Basil Rathbone as King Louise of France, Ellen Drewy, Henry, Wilcoxon and Ralph Forbes. The second feature, Speed to Burn, is an exciting and interesting race course story. The plot deals with a horse, War Paint, which by the in fluence of a group of racketeers ,is re tired from the t...
TENNIS ASSOCIATION BALL. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
TENNIS ASSOCIATION BALL. The grand annual ball, of the Cen tral Peninsula t'Tennis Association i's advertised in:.this issue to take .place at thied Hastings 'Hall on Thursday, I:june l.:' Daincing will be from 8. till 2. Presentations of trophies, p.ennants and the Potts bishield will be made. ?illingley's orchiestra will supply the rhythm.
TENNIS C.P.T.A. TENNIS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
TENNIS C.P.T.A. TENNIS. Since the last report appeared in this paper, all events in the tourna ments have been completed. In the mixed doubles champion ship; K. Lacco and Mrs. Dunk de feated Fleming and Miss Vaughan in the -final, after a long advantage set. The mixed doubles handicap-~as won by J. Holmes and Miss A. Lauris sen and the men's doubles handicap by F. Whitten and L. Whitten. The season will culminate in the annual ball, to be held at Hastings on 1st June. The Potts Shield, pennants and trophies won during the season will be presented at the ball. The C.P.T.A. ball is always an out standing event of the year, and the association spares no effort to en sure its success. An advertisement appears in this issue giving further particulars. "
Your Safety Valve PUBLIC HALL QUESTION. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
i Your Safety Valve PUBLIC HALL QUESTION. (To the Editor.) Sit,--In a letter gypr his pignature in yolur issue pf May 19, M. C. Toma setti makes a vain and decidpdly poor effort to champion the delay of Frankston councillors in prYvidipg for thile district, whlich has been good to him and others, a suitable grant from the ratepayers' money for the recon struction of the ramshackle local Mechanics' Hall, the property of the !people, or the funds for the erection of a new public hall capable of being, a revenue producer and suitable of meeting the urgent requirements of the district, which has rapidly pro gressed in spite of the inactivity of some of its well-embedded-in-a-grove citizens. In the stated opinion of M. C. Tomasetti the district is not for ward enough to afford finance for the construction or for the reconstruction of the hall 'built by the district's early pioneers for the people. In reply, 1 say that M. C. Tomasetti. who en deavors to acclaim himself as an ex pert on fi...
(To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
(To the Editor.) Sir,-I was particularly interested in a letter in your last issue over the signature M. ,,C. Tomasetti re the above. This question at long last, through your efforts, is receiving the consid eration it deserves, and may I take this early opportunity of offering a suggestion. Ratepayers may recall that, in the interests of progress, I have persist ently advocated an up-to-date town hall for Frankston. It will be remem bered also that several opportunities have presented themselves to our councillors to indicate their views, which up to the present they have not availed themselves of. It is therefore pleasing to find an able oppohent possessed of sufficient courage to adopt the initiative in pre senting the opposition case. Admittedly this is a debatable ques tion, and he possibly may welcome the opportunity tol accept a challenge to participate in a debate on the questibn, and if Mr Tomasetti would signify his acceptance of' this chal lenge in the next issue- of 'you...
THE TEAM SPIRIT ADDRESS AT SEAFORD. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
THE TEAM $SPIRIT ADDRESS AT SEAFORD. In an address on the signifi cance of Empire Day at the Sea ford State School on FFiday, Cr. R. F. Millie, J.P., emphasised that the team spirit was neces--i n'sary arionb'the natidos of the'?? ' Empire. The whole school took part in the celebration. Each class, from the iin fant division to the seniors, rendered patriotic songs or poems referring tq the Empire, and patriotic, songs were rndered by the entire school. The head master (Mr. Caderwalder) read a special Empire message of the chairman of the Empire League. "Our Empire is a team of nations," said Cr. Miles in an address which was received with keen attention by the. parents and pupils. "Like a foot ball team, it has players, officers and a captain. The King is the captain, and other ofilce-bearers are governors, Prime Ministers, Premiers, all of whom must be obeyed if the "Em pire game" Is to be played well. Continuing, Cr. Milds said that the Empire team was made up of people from many...
INDOOR BOWLS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
INDOOR BOWLS The third roiuhd of matches leaves Diggers B as the only didefeated team, a position they rightly deserve as their bowling has been most con sistent throughout. They miet the iindefeated Fire Bri gade team, and after, a very close game ran out winners 14 to 13. Un fortunately, this game was marred 'by a couple of unnecessary fast bowls. Officers request ,players to refrain from this sort of bowling as it:some times leads to unpleasantness. Another very close game- was play ed between Housewives. and Sporfs B. Scores . were 12 all on the last end. An extra end resulted in Housewives' favor, 16-12. Games start at 8 p.m., and not:at 8.30. Results: Sports A 19 d. M.U.I.O.O.F. 7, Diggers B 16 d. Diggers C 6, Fire Brigade 16 d. Railways 6, F.B. Aux. 15 d. Diggers A 9, Housewives 16 d. Sports B 12, Diggers A 13 d. M.U. I.O.O.F. 10, Sports A 15 d. House wives 9, F.B. Auix. 24 d. Railways, 10, Diggers B 14 d. F. Brigade 13, Diggers 0 16 d. Mt. Eliza 10.
FRANKSTON DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL EXAM. RESULTS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
IFRANKSTON DISTRICT HIGH SCHOOL EXAM. RESULTS. At the first terminal examinations the following students gained the leading places in their respective forms: Form 5 and 6 (teacher, Mr White). 6: Marion Floyd 1, Moya Reilly 2. 5: June Miller 1,, Sheila Nicholls 2, Wil liam McCarthy 3. Form.4a (Mr Cooke).-Beryl Warne 1, Beth Smith 2, Nancy Batten 3. " Form 4b (Mr Smale)-Doreen Shee han 1, Edwin Rundell 2, Jessie Deb ney 3. Form 3a (Miss O'Keefe).-Gwen Hutchinson 1, Betty Hugo 2, Marjory Dawes 3. Form 3b (Miss Lloyd).-John Spinlk 1, Michael Marmach 2, Walter Bell 3. Form 3c (Mr Grose).-Boys: An dreWn Dalgleish 1, Geoffrey Roberts 2, James Hearn 3. Girls: Gwen Crich ton 1, Bessie Edmonds 2, Ruth Fer ris 3. Form 2a (Mr Shade).-Joan Erskine 1, Laurie Miles 2, Leonard Stevens 3. Form 2b (Miss Stoll).-Raydon James 1, Coral Dawes 2, Mary Barnes 3.. Form 2c (Miss Cummins).-Lau rence Hugo .1, Jean Morris 2, Ron Cook 3. Form. 1 (2) (Miss Edhouse).-Mari?, Lewis 1, Joyce Arnold 2, Hugh Git tus 3....
FRANKSTON TEAMS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
FRANKSTON TEAMS. The following teams have been selected to represent Frankston to morrow:-Frankston v. Somerville: C. Harry, R. Staff, E. Rosenbrock. JT. Beecroft, J.. Peters, H. McComb. E. McComb, H. Downs. W. Prendergast, N. Sutton, A. Clapham, B. Goods. A. Scoble, J. Benson. D. Avery, T. Yatesi F. Graham, S. Hart: 19th man. C. Will son. Bus leaves Wheeler's corner at 1.45 p.m. Frankstonl v. Naval Depot: M. McFarlane. W. Petrie. J. Peters. S. Osmond, C. Cummins. E. Myers. D. Henderson. R. Benson, .T. Gaylor. C. Coxall, A. Petrie, D. Coventry, J. Guest, T. Young, K. Flynn, E. Bond. C. O'Leary, L. Brown; 19th man, R: Alderson. Emergencies: S. Williams. W. Herbstreit and W. Williams. Players are aslied to be in attend ance at 2.20 p.m. sharp.
Replacing Dole Is Scheme Practicable? Frankston Council Discussion [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 26 May 1939
Replacing Dole oOo Is Scheme Practicable ? Frankston Council Discussion The abolition of sustenance in thy 1Shire of Frankston and Hast ings-one of the most momentous reforms ever.,diecussedl by that body,. reached a further stage at the coun cij tatile on Friday night. Referring to the proposed scheme of replacing sustenance with subsi dised labor, Cr Keast said there was one danger-in the event of the re quest being granted there would be an influx of unemployed into the shire. WORTHLESS SCHEME. Cr. Frith said the iproposal was not worth voting for. If fruitgrowivng was what it used to be there would be no sustenance men in Somerville. Under the. proposed. scheme, men- on subsi dised- work would. get 13/10 a day, whereas in fruitgrowvidg the ordinary. wage - was' 10/ a-day. iThe~ýprvp os1i could not work when men in industry would get less than the shire men. Cr Heath said he would like to see something done for the unemployed, but he did not see how it could be done without a fur...