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THE "TERRITORY TRAMP'S" FIRST NORTHERN TRIP, APRIL, 1909 [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

THE 'TERRITORY TRAMP'S' FIRST NORTHERN TRIP, APRIL, 1909 'Territory Tramp' continues his story, explaining his first trip to Alice Springs' by . horse-drawn coach. This time from Bloods Creek to Horseshoe Bend, travelling over stony tracks, and sandhills, and greeted all the way with heat, sandhills and flies to cheer him on his way. After a good night's rest, we departed again, soon leaving Bloods Creek behind, and my thoughts drifted back to the Bails' hospitality, as we bumped along over rough tracks, but our team soon came to a halt, when pulling the coach up the first bill and Money asked all passengers to get off the vehicle. I soon realised that the horses had gibbed, and I was asked to go around on the opposite side and persuade them to pull, with the help of a Mulga stick, which I did. In those days swearing was always a help to persuade horses to do their job. However, we soon got on our way ago in and we passengers had to walk behind Cor some distance while the driver con...

Publication Title: Centralian Advocate
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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"FOOD FOR BRITAIN" APPEAL [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

'FOOD FOR BRITAIN' APPEAL The following donations have been received by the Committee of the Alice Sorintrs 'Pood for Britain' Appeal : Mr. K. Johannsen ? 16 0 0 Mr. Gonia Jones ? „ 7 0 0 Mrs. Hayes snr. ? 5 0 0 Mrs. Gregory snr ? 10 0 Mrs. Warton snr ? 10 0 The committee wishes to thank these generous donors and would like to advise that from donations received in the past 272 parcels have been forwarded to the needy people in England. Mrs. Kenna and her committee are still packing parcels and donations to this appeal will still be very much appreciated. Hundreds of letters have been received by the committee .from the people in England, expressing their deep appreciation for the parcels sent to them.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN NOTICE is hereby given that persons entering my property (PL146A) known as Mt. Esther Staton in charire of travelling stock without giving due notice will be prosecuted. e (Signed) C...L. CARTER. ALICE SPRINGS PROGRESS ASSOCIATION STUART WARD NOMINATIONS are hereby invited for the position of FOUR REPRESENTATIVES to be members of the Executive Council Nominations to be in the hands of the Secretary by 12 noon on Monday next, November 24. Nominations to be in the usual form, signed by the Nominator and by the Nominee, as agreeable to accept. REV. H. GRIFFITHS, e Acting Chairman. THE NORTHERN TERRITORY OF AUSTRALIA MINING ORDINANCE 1939 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A MINERAL LEASE No. ML 137H. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Guiseppe Dal-Maso and Vittirio Griguol, of Harts Range the under signed, have made application this day for a Mineral Lease under the provisions of the Mining Ordinance 1939, of ' ground to be known as Last Hope containing 20 acres, situated at Har...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

TUBES VULCANISED VALVES FITTED ONE- DAY SERVICE AT Northern Motors

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

.For Your — MINING SUPPLIES F.W.King&Co. Capitol Building ALICE SPRINGS Phone 105 I».O. Box '82

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DIGEST OF NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

DIGEST OF NEWS Mr. Hugh Dalton, Chancellor of the Exchequer for Britain dram atically resigned on Saturday be cause of a 'grave indiscretion.' All trading banks of Australia launched injunction proceedings on Tuesday in seeking a stay of ope ration of the Banking Bill on being passed by the Federal Gov ernment. Tension has been caused in France following the raid on a Russian repatriation by Franch troops. Two thousand troops took part armed with' Tommy guns and four amoured tanks trained their guns while police searched the camp for three 'kidnapped' French-born children. ? In the cricket match between the Indians and Australian XI, Bradman recorded his century of centuries by scoring 172 runs. Australia's Antarctic Expedition left for its Polar expedition on Wednesday. The leader of the expedition is Group-Captain S. A. Campbell. In one of the worst fires known in Christchurch, New Zealand, 4!) casualties, consisting 29 dead aro reported from Ballantyne's Drap ery Store. In the Ho...

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ALICE SPRINGS PROGRESS ASSOCIATION LOSES VALUABLE OPPORTUNITY [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

ALICE SPRINGS PROGRESS ASSOCIATION LOSES VALUABLE OPPORTUNITY Eventually the Association got down to business and during the night dealt with the following problems: Dust menace from the stockyards, and water laid on pro v perty £or East side of Alice Springs. After a certain amount of dis cussion it was pointed out that the water for the East side was the most important of the two and the body was asked to approach the Administrator Son the sub-; ject and ask him to dear the delay up. ADMINISTRATOR PROMISES RESULTS Although the Administrator (Mr. Driver) was present at the meeting as a private citizen, he immediately stood up and gave the attending public the following interesting facts: That the money had been available for 16J month* for the installation of the water and power services on the Eoett side of Alice Springs and also for the erection of a de cent causeway to bridge the Tedd River. Just why the above programme has not been carried out he did not know, but the Administr...

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ALICE COMMUNITY CLUB [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

ALICE COMMUNITY CLUB On Thursday evening the Com munity Club again put on their usual bright show. Tho artists \v*-r-» : Mrs. J. Swan son (stfngs), Miss Bonne Whit taker (song and guitar), Mrs. F. W. King and Miss Valerie McRae (piano solos), Messrs. Johannsen, Charlie Chee, L. Nichols, Harvey Smith and Jim Clark (songs and mouth organ solos). The usual contest was fought by tiny Miss Lpcas (who gained a special prize), Noreen Fry, Bobby Wright, and Kenny Fulton, who easily carried away the prize with model T Ford. Votes up to noon on Friday for the Miss Alice Springs contest : B. White ltflO: J. McRae 1100; B. Turner 1004; S. Cheadle GOO.

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TAA LAND ON WRONG AIRFIELD [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

TAA LAND ON WRONG AIRFIELD Last Saturday evening the pilot of a TAA DC3 aircraft landed his aircraft on an unused strip (formerly a RAAF aerodrome) about seven miles from Katherine, mistaking it for Katherine aero drome proper. This was only the second time this pilot had been on the Adelaide-Darwin route. After the pilot had landed he realised his mistake and took-ofT once more.

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

RAD1OLA The World's finest Broadcast Receiver, the symbol of all that is best in Radio The one Radio which does full justice to the great Music Broadcasts by the Greatest Artists and giving extreme 1 sensitivity for long range reception of Australian and Overseas Stations Console and Table Models are now available Radio Repairs and Electrical Service attended to by experienced Technicians A large stock of Electrical and Radio Equipment on hand and within the next weeks Electric Jugs, Stoves, Cookers and Refrigerators will also be available D. B. NECK TODD STREET, ALICE SPRINGS LAURA MILLING CO. LIMITED Millers, Chaff & Grain Merchants 'Phone 9. LAURA, S.A. 'Phone i). Continuous. 2 Lines. 'BEST' Flour, Bran, Pollard, Oats. 'BEST' Steamed Wheaten and Oaten Chaff, Baled Wheaten and Oaten Hay. Lucerne Chart' and Lucerne Meal AGENTS: SHELL Co., Aust. Ltd. 'BEST' 100 PER CENT. WHOLEMEAL. FINK OR COARSE. ' The Leading Bakers* Flour : -'BEST' LAURA GUARANTEED FREE FROM CHEMICALS Mos...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

For Best Results Entrust DALGETY & Co. Ltd. with the Sale of your FAT AND STORE STOCK throughout Australia Branches at Adelaide and Local Agent ? J. Nelson ? ; ? /_ ? ' Whether You Want Wood To Cook The Daily Meals— or Whether You Want Wood to Ward Off The Coming Winter Chills (Ft Depends on the 'Whether' !) .SEE ? Jim Clark HARTLEY STREET Alice Spring's Specialist in .Satisfactory Wood Supplies and General Carrier. Heavy Cartage by Semi Trailer a Feature NO JOB TOO SMALL Oil TOO BIG Ring 107 for Prompt Service Quality Groceries Wanted ? Quality Groceries Wanted '/ Quality Groceries Wanted ? DON'T GO BEYOND GLASS & KENNA .» GLASS & KENNA GLASS & KENNA GLASS & KENNA GLASS & KENNA Corner Todd and Hartley Streets ALICE SPRINGS The Ketnil Merchants Who Lead TICK BEST THE BEST THE BEST GET IT AT GLASS & HENNA'S I R. E. MacPherson DARWIN AGIONT FOR:— Derby & Coy. (Aust.) Pty. Ltd. BUYERS OF :— TA VTA LITE, WOLFRAM, MOLYBDENIT...

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

? ^ ? '_ ? „__._, ? , ? ? ._.,,. -. ,-^ .,...., ? : ? * ft 1ce^Ti»i,v For Over 100 Years GOLDSBROUGH, MORT AND COMPANY L4MITEU ^ have been at the service of the pastoral industry throughout the Commonwealth. This extensive marketing experience is at your disposal, whether it is wool, fat, store or stud stock, produce, or properties. We offer you a thor ough organisation in all Departments : Wool, Stock, Produce, Property Sales, Merchandise, Etc. Alice Springs /^/V'^*\ T. W. Ganley ((rv Branch \Sv^— '''Vy 1'Ocal Manager:

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

J. NELSON Wishes to extend greeting's to old and new friends, and to advise them that stocKs of Water Pipe, Bore Casing', Pump ing' Equipment and Pastoral re quirements are constantly ex panding' and in the near future all of their needs can be sup plied from Alice Spring's SO MJ DISTRIBUTORS FOR: STEWARTS and LLOYDS (Aust.) Pty. Ltd. INTERCOLONIAL BORING COMPANY. AGKNT FOR : DALGETY and COMPANY LIMITED. J. Nelson— -Alice Springs

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

Ken Milnes FAMILY BUTCHER Todd Street, Alice Springs — Phone 39 CIVILITY & ATTENTION PLACE YOUR ORDER EARLY

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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

DON THOMAS Is Not Here Today and Gone Tomorrow BUT IS HERE TO STAY After many years of personal contact with Station People, Mining and Motor Transport, I can Supply all your Requirements HARDWARE, FURNITURE, LEATHER GOODS R. M. WILLIAMS BOOT AND SADDLERY STOCKED LARGE STOCKS OF SECONDHAND CLOTHING MAIL ORDERS FORWARDED TO ALL STATIONS ALL CLASSES OF GOODS BOUGHT, SOLD OR EXCHANGED ? DON'T FORGET ? DON THOMAS Buys & Sells Everything

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Connellan Airways [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

Connellan Airways Fortnightly Air Services Schedules Com mence : MT. IUW1N : Nov. 11, 25. Dec. 9, 23. HUCKITTA : Nov. 12, 26. Dec. 10, 24. ROICROLOOLA : Nov. 14, 28. Dec. 12, 20. WYNDHAM : Nov. 5, 19. Dec. S, 17, SI. Timetables, Fares md Freights as published in Gor don's Air Guide Alice Springs Book ing Office, same ^ office as Guinea Air Ways, opposite Mc Mah on's Hotel. All freight to be deliv ered to the above office before 12 noon on the day prior to commencement of the service on which it is to fro.

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COURT NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

COURT NEWS On Friday, November 14, at the local Courthouse, and before Mr. J. W. Nichols, HANK 1JROCK HIRZON was charged with supply ing liquor to natives. He was found guilty and sentenced to one month's imprisonment. The Magistrate, Mr. Nichols, made it quite clear thut in future anybody coming before him on a similar charge would be dealt with severely.

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SCHOOL EXAMS [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

SCHOOL EXAMS Ten candidates will at Alice Springs for the Intermediate examinations which commence Tuesdav. November 25. Candi dates from the local Higher Prim ary School are : Jean Hamilton, Winifred Kent, Judith Hall, Nicholas Wilson, Douglas Smith, James Turner, Maxwell Clough, John Strange, Peter Wells. The examination will be held in the Administration offices and supervision duties will be shared by the Rev. K. Doust, Father Eather, and the Rev. H. Evers. Mr. J. Prewett is secretary of the local examination committee. The following are the names of candidates for Intermediate examination and Progress Certi ficate from the Catholic School : INTERMEDIATE Warne Parer. PROGRESS CERTIFICATE Doris Turner, Rosemary Flynn, and Greville Cawood.

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INTERESTING VISITOR ELIZABETH POWELL [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

INTERESTING VISITOR ELIZABETH POWELL A recent visitor to Alice Springs was Elizabeth Powell, authoress of many books, including 'The Iteehive' and 'Sunset Hill' in which she. used Horseshoe Rend as a suggestive background. Most of the books are out of print at the present time, due icf paper shortage, although a new book enme- out 'The Old Hrown House' but was restricted to N.S.W., due again to shortage of paper. During her stay in Alice Springs Elizabeth Powell was the guest of Mrs. C. Golder, who is an old friend. Twenty-two^ years ago the writer was in Alice Springs and went on -a 500. mile camel trip, accompanied by the present Mrs. Golder (then Mrs. (Jus Elliott), Miss Mary Roper of that time, and Mrs. Golder'K now married daughter, Sheila (Mrs. Tonv Lynch). '' The trek began in bad drought time and, beginning at Horseshoe Vlund, the party made its way up to Hugh, into the West McDonald Ranges, back to Alice, then along to Glen Helen Gap, through to Marieni Valley, down through...

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FLYING DOCTOR [Newspaper Article] — Centralian Advocate — 22 November 1947

FLYING DOCTOR Just a little more than 30 years ago Australia's great outbair:k was silent, vast and lonely. Isolation was the. irreateat enemv of the pioneers Today the system of life — business, informational and social — in huge areas of the con tinent has been transformed by the pedal wireless network of the Flying Doctor Service. This service covers two-thirds of Australia, planes operating from seven bases and flying near ly 200,000 miles a year. Medicine, aviation and radio are now com bined in a service which was orig inally planned by the Rev. Dr. John Flynn, O.B.E., Superintend ent of the Australian Inland Mis sion. ? In 194G-47, the Flying Doctor / - Service made a total of 50-- flights covering- 197,163 miles. , In addi tion to 350 patients transported to hospital many thousands were treated xmder direction by radio or personally by a Flying Doctor. There were 96,789 telegrams . transmitted from or to outposts by Dedal radio through the eight bases compared with 82,578 fo...

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