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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
MENTONE GRAMMAR SCHOOL A Associated Day and Boarding ,School for Boys Grounds and Two Tennis Courts. Close to Sea, Rail and efsive All Bus Routes. KINDERGARTEN (PupiIl admitted at age of 4). COLLEGE--Night Classes for Boys, Girls and Adults. ACHING ENROL NOW FOR 1940. j0 prospectus apply to the Principal. 63 Venice Street. or PTel. Chelt. 409. CRANLEIGH ALWAYS DEMAND Lloyd's A.i. Sugar Cured Boneless Cooked Hams, l Bacon and Small Goods Because of Their RODUCTS Fine Flavour and Quality . Trade Mark. "In all homes of good taste" S lManufactured by PHONE 96 J. LLOYD & SONS PTY. LTD., Bacon Curers " FRANKSTON. For Your Holidays IIllIllIIIIlIIll A few shillinhb spent on dry cleaning makes all the differ- " ence to the look of your clothes--to your appearance- to the enjoyment of your holiday. Let us S Dry Clean and Press your Clothes - You will find them immaculately clean and fresh '" ? when returned from us. 4) F PRINCE'S PREMIER LAUNDRY and 2 DRY CLEANING WORKS - Head Office:...
SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP CARNIVAL AT HASTINGS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP CARNIVAL AT " . HASTINGS The opening swimming carnival of the-year will be held at the Hastings pool on Saturday, December 9. at 2.30 p.m. The fact that the club has been chosen for the opening carnival by the Victorian Amdteur Swimming As sociation is a tribute to the excellent appointments at this unique salt water pool. Over 30 events, most of which are championships, have been included in the programme. The State's best swimmers will compete, and spectators will be treated to something out of the ordinary. The pool is claimed by many ex perts to be the fastest in Victoria, and records are expected to be broken. An acquisititn is the new high diving tower erected during the year, and great exhibitions of diving should be witnessed. The committee of the club, in conjunction with ofti clals of the V.A.S.A., is working hard for the success of the carnival. Plum Warner and his aquatic circus will also be in attendance. The carnival will be officially opened'by C...
MARKET REPORTS FRANKSTON MARKET [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
MARKET REPORTS -0-- FRANKSTON MARKET Frankston Market (G. G. Austin) reuorts a 'urther successful sale on Wednesday last. Poultry prices: Mix .ed hens, 5/2 pair; black hens, 4/11 to 7/3: black cockerels. 2/10 to 7/6; W.L. bens. 4/3; W.L. cockerels, 2/ to 2/11: I.I.R. hens, 7/: Muscovy ducks, 4/; drakelings, 6/. Fruit, vegetables, etc.. sold fairly well.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
TIMBER AND HARDWARE MERCHANTS SAW AND MOULDING MILLS SHERLOCK & HAY 'I PTY. LTD. FRANKSTON PHONE 53 JOINERY:- DETAIL WORK A SPECIALITY. BERGERS PAINTS AND YVARNISHES, TANKS, BUILDERS' HARDWARE. FOR SERVICE AND QUALITY. Works and Registered Office: 81 YOUNG STREET PLAZA THEATRE FRANKSS Phone Frankston 407. FRIDAY, and .SATURDAY, DECEMBER ad 2 Five outstanding stars, Joan Crawford, Margaret Sullivan, I Young, Melvyn Douglas, Fay Bainter in " 3 THE SHINING HOUR A modern and sophisticated drama of tangled matrinta (Not Suitable for UGeneral Eh.ILbiI 1)La) , Mischa Auer,,Mary Boland, Edward Everett Horton and the Tough Guys in a bright and breezy comedy. LITTLE TOUGH GUYS IN SOCIETy, Suitable. or General EIxhiILuuu. i In addition is a Walt Disney Color Cartoon, Wynken, Blynken Nod and a short feature, Strang Glory, TUESDAY'and WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5 and 6 Spencer Tracy and Louise Rainer in a human drama of everyday BIG CITY (Not Suitable Lur ?ueural Exhibition.) The popular Englis...
PROHIBITION OR TEMPERANCE? (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
PROHIBITION OR TEMPERANCE? (To.the Editor) Sir,--Your splendid live articles ad vocating progress and exposing evils are greatly appreciated, also your fairngss in asking correspondents to state other aspects. Your letter to the Chief Secretary on the liquor question is timely because no one is satisfied with the present position. The first requisite for solving this question is clear definition of terms. Your otherwise fine article seems to be spoiled by words having varied meanings; for instance, "hotelkeeper," "prohibitionist," and "temperance." All should agreQ that there is "no better citizen in a town than a good hotelkeeper." But the next sentence, indicates that you give the word "hotelkeeper" the same meaning as "licensed victualler." Yet the fact is Indisputable that some of the best -hotels in Australia are non-licensed. Therefore, a town can have a "good hotelkeeper" who is not a "licensed 'victualler." Then you speak of temperance and prohibition as necessarily opposed....
C GRADE FRANKSTON v. McKINNON [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
C GRADE FRANKSTON v. McKINNON McKinnon; first, innings, '188. McKinnon, second innings-Clayton 19, Lembke 11, Lord 5, Draper 0, Kel lie 0, Weaver 0, sundries 3.-Four (dec.) for 38. Bowling: Morgan 0/13, Hill 1/7, Morris 1/5, Gaylor 2/8. Frankston, first innings.-Staff 5, Morris 15, Morgan 1, Hill 12, ,Gaylor 32, Nicholson 5, Ansel 110, Osward 2, Evans 5, Austen 17, Beecroft 0, sun dries t3.-Tutal, 117. Bowling: For rest 2/18, Clayton 3/21, Lord 1/18, Godkin 0/22, Lembke 3/25. -Frankston, second innings.-Ansell 4, Evans 6, Gaylor 2, Osward 8, Nic holson not out 3, sundries 5.-Three for 28. Bowling: Lumbike 0/10, For rest 2/9, Clayton 1/3.
TOMORROW'S TEAMS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
TOMORROW'S TEAMS The following C team is selected to play at Beaumaris on Decemnber 2and 9. Train leaves for Mentone at 1.22 p.m.: J. Gayler, T. Evans, R. Ansell, M. Morgan, J. Beecioft, A. Osmond. H. Austin, F. Nicholson. F. Morris. F. Hill, R. Staff, H. Avery. H. Cameron. The following B team is selected to play at Moorabbin on December 2 and 9. Cars leave Oates' corner at 1.50 p.m.: E. Johnson, L. Legge, W. Rich ards, J. Cass, A. Oliver, W. .Prender gaqt, O. Davies. K. Lovett; A. Hart ley, A. Clapham, C. Lovett.
Cricket FRANKSTON [?] GLENHUNTLY ASSOCIATION POSITION OF CLUBS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
Cricket -_---_----o o FRANKSTON - GLEN HUNTLY ASSOCIATION POSITION OF CLUBS A Grade: Ormond Park-16, Mentone 15, Cheltenham 12, Parkdale 11, Mc Kinnon 10, Mordialloc 8, Moorabbin 5. B Grade: Frankston 15, Mordialloc 13, McKinnon 12, Mentone 11, Chelsea 10, Ormond Park 8, St. Matthew's 8, Moorabbin 6, Cheltenham 6, Park dale 6. C Grade: Beaumaris 18, Mentone C.Y.M.S. 18, Frankston 15, lieatherton 13, Ormond Methodists 12, McKinnon 11, Parkdale 11, Mordialloc 10, Or mond Park 7, Cheltenham 6, Mentone 4, St.-Matthew's 4.
. . . Down to the Sea in Ships [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
... Down to the Sea in. Ships When one lb bursting with admiration for the pluck and daring of the men of the British Air Force and Navy for their exploits in this peculiar, war, one is apt to overlook a race of men whose deeds of bravery day after day equal, if not excel, those of their breed who have gone before. With the seven seas littered with mines by a desperate enemy, with submarines popping up in in the most unexpected places, and with the location of sea raiders a matter of mere conjecture, the men of the Mercantile Marine carry on. Their spirit, their indomitable courage, and their unostentation should make us proud that they belong to our race. To Britons steeped in the glowing history of past centuries when Britain's sailors were a race apart, fearing no foe, discovering new ter ritories, and building up a. commerce the greatest the world has ever known; the feats of 1939 give testimony that these stories have not been exaggerated. Day after day ships slip out of harbor...
UMPIRES FOR FIFTH ROUND [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
UMPIRES FOR FIFTH ROUND A Grade: Mentone v Mordialloc (Langford and McKay); Cheltenham v Parkdale (Ireland and Taylor); Or mond Park v McKinnon (G. R. Kerr and Brockwell); Moorabbih, bye. B Grade: Mordialloc v Ormond Park (Message and Anderson); Park dale v Cheltenham (Roulent and Jupp); Moorabbin v Frankston (Cus worth and Hawkins); McKinnon v. Mentone (Thorogood and F. Kerr); Chelsea A.N.A. v St. Matthew's (Tur ner and Bell). C Grade: Beaumaris v Frankston (Martin and Longthorpe); Ormond Park v St. Matthew's (Watson and Andrew); -Mordialloc v C.Y.M.S. (Lyon and Walsh); McKinnon v Hea therton (Templeton and Morton); Mentone v Pqrkdale (Fox and How ell); Ormond Methodist v Cheltenham (Jones and Robertson). Emergencies: Batchelor, Nye, Wil liams, Theodore, McQueen.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
"The Standard" . FANDARD NEWSPAPERS PTY. LTD., Owners and Publlshers. Office of Publication: Bay. Street, Frankaton, Victoria. SUBSCRIPTION RATE-2/6 PER QUARTER, Post Free within the Commonwealth. Publishers of Moorabbin Noews. Sandringham News Ormond News. Hampton News Mordialloc City News. Mornington Standard Frankston Standard. City of Chelsea News Black Rock News. iIIll We cater extensively ` S.., . for the enthusiastic Gardener, and have everything that you may require in Tools for the Gardener SPADES, DIGGING AND WEEDIN G FORKS, RAKES, : = HOES, LAWN MOWERS, BROOM RAKES, HAND CULTIVATORS, PICKS, MATTOCKS, WHEELBAR ROWS, CLIPPERS, SHEARS, ETC. Fine qualities at reasonabe prices *hen you buy here. ARTHUR E. PENNY AUCTION ROOMS &a HARDWARE DEPOT. 562 Main St., MORDIALLOC. Tel. 112 Mord. iunnnlll - rnnIunlln I l IllnilIlP; IT'S AN EVAN DAVIES PRODUCTION You are invited to Try DAVIES PURE .WHOLEMEAL BREfAD. 'The most nutritious food that is made. There is no added ingredien...
INTER-ASSOCIATION MATCHES [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
INTER-ASSOCIATION MATCHES The following have been selected for practice to represent Frankston Glenhuntly Association in the inter association matches at Christmas at the Caulfield Cricket Ground: Wednesday: H. Milnes, D. Dalton, G. Gardner, J. Faulkner, L. Marks, L. Stone, J. Lord, V. Clayton, A.; Fisher, W. Tyers, J. Ferguson. Monday: F. Flood, J. Fisher, H. Burns, J. Dick, A. Wilson, J. Sim monds, G. Andrew, F. Fankhauser, A. Kealey, J. Robertson, R. Kohn, and R. Hanna. Each club must send a bat and ball if they are represented by a player.
Your Safety Valve [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
Your Safety Valve DO~o------- tA column for you. Let's have your views in oriet on; any topit. excepting religion. Every lebter must bear the writer's name and address, not necessarily for-publication. Head correspondence. "Safety: Valve.") (To the Editor) Sir,-My attention 'has suddenly and forcibly been drawn to the fact that there is no apparent move to prevent a repetition of the disastrous results of the sudden ending of the last w,ar. I refer to the total unpre paredness of the nation for the large number of men suddenly dumped on tliq community without any Iprovision whatever having been made to absorb them. ,This must under'no circum stances, be allowed, to occur again. Although there is apparently no move to prepare for the sudden onding of .the war, immediate or remote, there is in fact-a very strenuous effort be ing made to arouse a feeling in the community that immediate steps be taken to prepare a scheme. As a matter of fact, there is actu ally an qx-Senator of the Fede...
Let's Write a Letter TO THOSE WHO RULE THE WORLD. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
Let's Write a Letter oOo TO THOSE WHO RULE THE WORLD. Dear Madames. and Misses,-We men only think we run the show; you know that' old saying "the hands that rocks the cradle rules the world." That may not.be quite right. On second thought it Is an inapt quotation, because there is not a great deal of cradle-robking these days-which is just too bad for Australia. But, really, that is not) exactly what we want to talk to you about. And we do find it-difficult in putting into words What we want to say. You know, girls, it is so long since we wrote any of those letters, fairly oozing sex.appeal for which we were noted some twenty years ago. So, if there is more of the "Enclosed please'find final demand, etc.," tone about this instead of "You're the sweetest thing in crinolines south of the You Yangs," blame Anno Domini, the old villain. We really want to say as nicely as we can what an example you are setting to.the mere male in the matter of wbr efforts. What with Red Cross and'-War Co...
FINANCING WAR CR. MILES' PROPOSAL. COLD-SHOULDERED BY COUNCIL [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
FINANCING WAR -0 CR. MILES' PROPOSAL. COLD-SHOULDERED BY COUNCIL A motion by dr. Miles at ithe iast committee .meeting of the council that the State Government be asked to request the Commonwealth Gov ernment to finance .the present war by the .issue .of credit from the Com monwealth Bank, was not received enthusiastically by other members of the. council. Cr. Miles said we were not aware of the arrangements made to finance the war; The trading banks -had been given authority to issue ficti tious credit and to charge the peo loe of Australia interest on money which did not really exist. he alleged. Two States had already made a simi lar rnauelst to the Commonwealth, he added. There was no discussion and the motion lapsed through want of a seconder.
LOCAL LABOR. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
LOCAL LABOR. F:or Shire Bridge Construction. Reconstruction works on bridges 'throughout the Shire,. provision for which has been made on the new, loan will be done as far as possible by local men. A motion by, Crs. eHodgins and.. Devlin that the matter of; con struction of -bridges .be, left; in the hands; of the engineer .?as followed by an amendment tby= Cra: Miles and Montague, that ,the worl c.be done .by employees- ofithe:-; Shire :iunder the supervision' of='the :engineer.: The. amendment:iasi '?carred.
POLICE WATCH STREETS DRUNKS ARRESTED [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
POLICE WATCH STREETS -0 DRUNKS ARRESTED Frankston police are keeping a? commendable watch over streets in Frankston and are particularly vigilant during week-ends. Appli cation to the.police department is., expected to result in three more officersa being stationed at Frankston at week-ends during the holiday season. At the Frankston Court on Tuesday John William Callaghan, of Johnson street, Fitzroy, was fined 10/, or 24 hours, for being drunk on licensed premises on Sunday, November 26. Senior Constable Nicholas said he saw accused in the back yard of the Pier Hotel at 4.30 p.m. He told him to leave the premises; but shortly. afterwards saw him trying to force his way past an attendant stationed at the back entrance of the hotel. He was arrested and charged. Callaghan, on oath, denied he was drunk. He said he had had about live drinks in the hotel. Cross-examined, he said he had not been involved in an argument in the hotel a short time before. He had not struggled with the attend...
SECOND A.I.F. Dinner for Overseas Men [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 1 December 1939
SECOND A.I.F. Dinner for Overseas Men As a gesture from the soldiers of the past to those of fthe future who will serve abroad with the Second A.I.F., following the announcement of the Prime Minister on Wednesday, members of the Frankston sub-branch R.S.S.I.L.A. will be the hosts at a din noer to the young men of Frankston and district who will serve overseas. Arrangements are now being made by the committee of the Frankston branch for the function, and a tenta tive date' has been fixed prior',to Christmas. A: further announcement' of these plans will be made next wveek.'