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Eltham WIN THE WAR RALLY £170,000,000 FOR DEFENCE THIS YEAR [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

Eltham WIN THE WAR? RALLY £170,000,000 FOR DEFENCE THIS YEAR EXTREMELY unpleasant weather conditions affected the attendance at the Win the War Rally arranged by the Shire President (Councillor A. J. Braid )at Central Park last Sunday. The chair was occupied. by the president, and the speaker was Mr. Hutchinson, M.HR.. On the platform also were Councillors Price' and Andrew. When he introduced Mr. Hutchinson, Councillor Braid spoke briefly of the urgent necessity for a concentration of every effort towards winning the war which would decide whether the world was to live in slavery to Nazism or in freedon, He stressed the fact that Britain was the bulwark of the free peoples of the world, and in the event of Hitler being victorious in his attempt to break the power of Great Britain, the other countries B would have no chance of withstanding the Nazi menace. Mr. HIutchinson referred to tie tre mendous strides-being made towards preparing Australia to defend -herself in case of attack ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Kinglake Central Ladies' Club SUCCESSFUL NIGHT FOR CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

Kinglake Central - Ladies' Club SUCCESSFUL NIGHT FOR CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL About fifty people turned out to the card party and social evening held at "Morella" by members of the Ladies' Club last Wednesday, in aid of funds for the Children's Hospital, and a splendid night was enjoyed by all. Most of the guests participated in a euchre tournament, the winners be ing Mrs. 13eattle and Mr. Harold Col ler:both of whom received nice troph ies- donated by Mrs. Kelly. ?Ir. Stan Owen was the lucky guest to sign the "Visitors' Book" during the evening, and scored, as his' prize a lovely box of home-made sweets, made and donated by. Mrs. Bayliss. He was a popular winner, but the sweets were popular too. VWe hear that he got' home with little more than the box. A box of shoulder Posies sent along by Mrs. Yeo was disposed of during the evening. Supper was served by members of the club, after which the President, Mrs. HIargreaves, handed the proceeds of the evening, totalling £4, to Mr. J. Rogers,...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

USE "ADVERTISER" CLASSIFIEDS To Sell All Your Surplus Goods -LEAVE THEM WITH YOUR NEWSAGENT OR POST TO 481 HIGH ST., NORTHCOTE (JW1046) Wanted to Sell, etc., Id per word; minimum 1/-. Display Advertisements, 4/- per inch. TIMBER! Hardwood, Softwood, All Sizes * Galvanised Corrugated Iron; _ *® Hardware, . * Ironmongery, Etc. r C. ROUCH PTY. LTD. Burgundy Street, Heidelberg Phone: Heidelberg 24. THE IDEAL STORE Hurstbridge H. M. Bertrand Prop. Cheapest & Best * GROCERIES, GRAIN, PRODUCE, .MEDICINES, TOBACCO, HARDWARE and CROCKERY at BED ROCK PRICES. ORDERS DELIVERED - ORDERS DELIVERED For Bigger Friendly Society Benefits, Medical Expenses, Sick Pay, Hospital, Funeral Benefits, You Cannot Join a Better Society than the MANCHESTER UNITY. I.O.O.F. The Largest Friendly Society in Australia The Only Society Paying 10/- Weekly For Continued Sicknlmess Full Particulars from the Following Secretaries: Eltham.-L. WV. BALLENGER, Main Road. Phone 13. Diamond Creek: C. J. MIDDLMTON. Hurs...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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MAYOR CONCLUDES TERM [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

MAYOR CONCLUDES TERM After--a very busy -year as Mavor and Mayoress of HIoidelberg, Council lor and? MIrs. J. L. LeRyan completed their term of oflce last week. On Tuesday night, the new Mayor-Coun cillor Clinton-was elected: Councillor Ryan's term has been a particularly successful one, and both he and the Mayoress have beea very 'popular thhioughout the "whole of the .city :.They have worked" unceasingly for patriotic -purposes. A• final characteristic gesture was made by- the Mayor-and -Mayo!ressin asking that' the funds froin-th. Return Ball,: which would- normally be ::"ed to purchase gifts for themselves, bie :divorted" to patriotic purposeR. . It was decided' to 'leave .the alloca tion of those funds to Councillor Ryan, and the amount available will bie £75. Grocer: "What was the' matteir with the eggs I: snt you?" Housewife: "Too small for' theirl age." Mother. (trying ..to give a lesso ): 'Now dear, what -,would ýapPon .if you broke one of-the ten command Inents?" Child:' "...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

NOTICES MR. and MRS. T. J. TELFORD (late of New Zealand) Have taken over the Management of the Railway Wine Cafe DIAMOND CREEK. And wish to make the acquaintance of Old and New Friends. First-Class Wines, Accommodation and Meals. GOODS CARRIER Whittlesea-Bundoora Melbourne S. A. GIBSON -WHITTLESEA Cream Collected Regularly Whittlesea: Phone 36, or City Depot: Queen's Wharf Carriers, Phone F4002. Agent for Holdenson & Neilson Pty. Ltd. COOL STORAGE Dilworth's HAVE the most up-to-date Store for the Cool Storage of Fruit. The address is 67 HEIDELBERG ROAD, IVANHOE, and the Telephone num ber is JX1175. We also regularly deliver ICE in the Gfeensborough, Montmorency, Briar Hill, Lower Plenty and Elthani Districts. CHURCH NOTICES Whittlesea District Churches A UNITED SERVICE will be held in the Mechanics' Hall, Whittlesea on Thursday, SEPTEMBER 5 at.8 p.m. presenting the United Witness of the Christian Church in the Hour of Need The President of the Whittlesea Shire Council will o...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
GREENSBOROUGH RIDER'S SUCCESS [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

GREENSBOROUGII 1II1)EI'S SUCCESS A 40-milo road race from Preston to Queenstown and return, conducted by th- Fitzroy Amateur Cycling Club was won by Ron Smith, his brother, Fred filling second place. These young Greensborough' riders, aged 16 and 19 years, rode brilliantly throughout and should meet with fur ther successes.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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CYCLING Whittlesea Club ROAD RACE TO L. MITCHELL FROM SCRATCH [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

C'YCLING iWhittlesea Club 'ROAD RACE TO L. MITCHELL FROM SCRATCH Riding brilliantly L. Mitchell wonW the road race last Saturiday from the scratch mark. It was easily 'the most successful race conducted by tae club, all riders finishing togethexr., The course selected was. flrom the Mechanics' Hall down to Mernida Hotel i'eturn to Whittlesen, around Milky's:.Lane, ofer Pint Pot 111Hill and inish. at. Whittlesea Hotel. Approii inately 20 miles. Returning from Mernda tflie limit, men-B. Wailes, H. Lorenz, vand Batten-were overtaken by A. Gale, while not far blehind -them were J. Searle and D. McKendrick; The scratch amen-Watts and Mit chell-had overtaken all, the. middle markers, and this strong bunch com prising seven riders, was rapidly over taking.. the field. Half a mile from home D. McKendrick had broken away and even at 200 yards to go, he looked the winner. First to set out after him was L. Mitchell. He caught and passed McKendrick and looked set for an easy win.. Fifty yards f...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NEXT SATURDAY'S MATCHES [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

NEXT SATURDAY'S MATCHES. As well as the-flnal of the B Grade, the A .Grade and Men's Competition somi-flnals will be :played next Sat urday.% The matches willh be as` fol Ilowai:- A GRADE-?Xontmnorency v Mic mont,; :Greensborough 1' v Greons bo0rough 2. MEN'S. CVOMPETITION -: Mont moroncy.v l arringal .1: Eltham v Macmont.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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LAST SATURDAY'S RESULTS A Grade [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

LAST SATURDAY'S RESUI/IS A Grade Greensborough 1, 6 sots 42 gain s i' Greensborough 2. 2 sets 17 : gane Wattle Glen forfeited to Montinor ency. 13 Grade The' semi-finals for this grade i'ere played last Saturday and roeailted- in; wins for Montmorency and Greens borough 2, who will play off for the premiership next Saturday: Details of the play last Saturday: were:- Greensborough 2 v Eltharim Central 1.-B. Grass-S; Lyons lost to ,H. War= ;ren-L. Bryan i--i : Misses Staffoird Ryan d ,i31sses Bry:un-PIke 6-1: B. Grass d H. Warren 6-4;. Miss- Stafforid cd Miss Bryan 6-1; S. Lyon:: lost 'o T.: Bryan 2--6; Miss Ryan d Miss Pike 6.-1; B.- Grass-Mies Stafford d :?T. wVarren-Miss Bryan 6-;.3: S. Lyonrs Miss Ryan lost to L. Bryan-Miss Pike 5-6. Totals: '- GCreensborough _'.2, 5--41'd Eltham Central 1, 3-28. Montmorency, yv Greensblorough 1. -J.. Kent-I. McMaster d T. Hope D. Tooth 6-1; Miss Brooks-Mrs. 'Bell d Miss Heil-Mrs. Medhurst 6-5; J. Kent d T. Hope 6-3; Miss Brooks lost to Miss Hell ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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TRAVELLING SCHOOL OF MECHANISATION FOR TROOPS [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

TRAVELLING SCHOOL OF M[ECIIANISATiION FOR TROOPS The A.I.F. Is to -have a new unit- - the _1st Australian Mobile School of Meclhanisa tion--which is :believed to lie the first of its-kind In-the Empire. The unit will comlrise picked in structors whose traveling schoolroom will.coiýtali modern sound film equip ment, digrams, mnodels and test booksi to assist them in teaching the .troops to operate and maintain the Army's motor vehicles. Announding- (that approval had been.given to the formation of the new unit, the Minister, for the Army- (Sen :ator McBride) pointed out that each Division. in the- field now had 2,000 motor vehicles, and that a-high stand ard of skill in handling them was necessary. The equipment of the travelling school will be carried on three lorries. Sectional models ,of engincs vill be carried on a` three-ton lorry and power unit, for the operation- of the film projbtio~i-:ciulpment, on. a .traler, Three officers,-? cineman operators, mechanics,.a draughtsman and...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Eltham Alien Failed To Register [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

Eltham Alien Failed To Register Eiglsto Dinelli of Mount Pleasant BRoad, Research, an Italian subject. appeared before Mr. Hammond P.M. charged with having failed to register as an alien under the provisiohs of the N:ttional Security Act. IIe pleaded guilty. First Constable S. O'Donnell gave evidence that at 11 a.m, on June 6 de fondant came to the Eltham Police Station and said he had come to reg Ister and to be naturalised. "Dinelli told me that he had been born'in Italy 58 years ago and had Lived in Australia for 33 years," said Fli't Constable O'Donnell. "He had lived in this district for 20 years, and told me that lihe does not mix with Ital ians. and very little with anybody else. ie' seldom reads the papers and did not realise that he had to register un -til his employer advised him that it wiits necessary." 'Continuing, First :Constable O'Don nlell' said that he had ' known Dlinelli for .three years and eight months and that he was of good character. .There iitd:.been no com...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

Clearing, Furniture Sales Conducted Valuations, Probate and Mortgages. All Classes of Insurance Effected. Allan Brown, Auctioneer, Proprietor. Real Estate and Business Agent, Live St..ck and Farm Salesman. Forms for Sale-10ac. to 500ac. Croydon Market Agencies: Alston's Windmills, Troughs, Pumps; Joyce and Co.. Coolers and Milk Cans: British Mach. Co.'s Winches, Scoops. Chevrolet Cars,. Trucks: Buick Cars; .John Dere Tractors, Orchard, etc.; M?itthell and Co's Farm Machinery; Lister & Blackstone Engines, 1-50 h.p.; Gibbons' Rev. Hillside Disc Ploughs; Carriers. Drovers, tel. C'don 45; pte. 70. Enry T :ms arranged on Agencies. 311tIIIIIllIIIpI I ll ul7IIIIIIIIIiII 1llulIIIIIIII3ll ullult111nllllu3IIIIIIII I111E7Ill II111111 II11 l111 NO INCREASE _* IN PRICES! " -FR ANK DEVLIN LADIES' and GENTLEMAN'S Vr TAILOR ELIZABETH HOUSE Second Floor 340 Lit. Collins St. City. All Work TAILOR Made Under Personal Supervision. R SUIT OR COSTUME TO ORDER, From "FOR STYLE AND EASE, FRANK DEVL...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE MARKETS Sheep Sales [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

THE -MARKE TS Sheep Sales .Macarthur & Macleod Pty Ltd, 515 Collins St, M'elbourne, report: At Newmarket on Tuesday ;30,000 fat sheep were 'yarded and this was 3,500 more than last week's offering. Well fattened woolly sheep were in good 'demand, but .secondary ??gaos were again hard to quit. Heavy cross. :bred wethers 'aagin topped the- mar ket at 36/9; prime to heavy, from 25/ to" 30/; 'merino wethers in the" wool ':iado from 26/ to 30/ for the prim est' and from .12/1 upwards for the sec ondary grades. Fat ewes ,made .ip to 27/7 with 'the rougher sorts' making from: 12/. ,to 15/. Shorn .Sheepl wetheris ffron 12/ to 22/; andi 'oies 10/ i15/. ' We sold 706 crossbred .wetherms a/c. Werribe6 'Estate at 34/8'; 92 C9rrie dale- cross woth'ers, a"/c. b '\r. rilgt "D)rumborg.: to. 31/9 avg. : 30/4 '-200 :comiebackl ' Qthors, 'Estate W. J.:: ode, Heathcote, to-27/1 avg. 25/6; 50 shorn wethers, S. T. Henman, ,Sandsmore' at 315/6 cmclossbred ewves, E. J; Fieldlng, Watchem, at 19/7. F...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Panton Hill PARISH BALL SUCCESS [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

Panton Hill. PARISH BnALf SUCOESS Ideal weather and perfect organ isation contributed to the success of the Panton Hill Church of England Parish Ball hold in the Panton Hill Hall on Friday night. More than 150 dancers attended 'he function for which the hall. way. dec orated in red and black. During the evening a monte catrlo dance \ihs won by MIr. Kevin Donaldson lantl Miss O'Dea. The dry, clear night induced the lad ies to wear beautiful gowns of which there wore many in the hall.. Supper was served by members of the Ladies' Guild in the Church Hall. Among those present were: Mr. and .Mrs. 0. Rankin, Mr.r: and Mrs. Allan Verso;' Mr. and Mrs. D. Shanhuin/M1r and Mrs. J Muller, Mr. and Mrs. Ron lcLaughlin: Mfr. and Mrs. Gray, Mnr. and Mrs. Young,; Mr. and .Mrs. Mot -schall, Mi3. and. Mrs. Lowe, Mr. and .MTrs. R. C. Morgan. AMesdamtnes McInnes' " McLaughlin, Cracknoll.and Conioll. SMisses H. Peake, Cracknell, Connie Verso, LewiS., '. and P. Greeoon, V. Noss, J..Masolefld, L. Kibale, ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
OBITUARY MRS. W. SHALLARD [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

OBITUARY MRS. W. SHALLARD The sudden death of Mrs. W. Shal- lard of Eltham last week came as a shock to her many friends in the Dia- mond Valley district and elsewhere. Mrs. Shallard, wife of Mr. Bill Shal- lard, estate agent at Eltham, was aged 23 years, and passed away at "Airlic" private hospital following the birth of a son, who is progressing well and still in hospital. Deceased was formerly Miss Elsie Mills and lived in the Hurstbridge district where her parents died. Later she was living with her sister, Mrs. Curry at Montmorency.,   Mr Shallard is a member of a very well known family in the Eltham dis- trict, and went to school in the dis trict. The funeral took place at the El-   tham Cemetery on Friday last.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PERSONAL PHEASANT CREEK [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

PERSONAL PHEASANT CREEK It was a shock to many people in   Kinglake to learn that Mr. and Mrs. W. Evans, who have been regarded as permanent fixtures in the district for about thirty years, have leased their property to Mr. R. Murphy, and are going to reside in the city. Our best wishes go with them. KINGLAKE Mrs. Eric Brady has returned to her home in Kinglake with her infant daughter. Mrs. Bayliss, of "Morella," Pheas-   ant Creek, has been confined to her bed with influenza for the past week. "Pucka" throats and "'flu" are very prevalent throughout the dis- trict. MERNDA Mrs. Linton, of Mernda, is ill with a very bad attack of influenza. Mr. and Mrs. Pierce Brennan are receiving congratulations on the birth of a son--Barry Michael. Mrs. Wheeler and her son Len have both been suffering with measles. WHITTLESEA Miss Eva Ovenden who is seriously ill with influenza, has been replaced on day shift at the telephone ex- change by Miss M. Gibson. Mr. Les Batten ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

IN MEMORIAM HARRIS—In loving Memory of my dear Son, Robert J. (Bob) who was killed in Action in France, July 19, 1916. Also in Memory of my dear Daughter Lilian Sophia (Lily) who passed away Sentember 1, 1932. Ever Remembered —Inserted by their loving mother. ENGAGEMENTS THE Engagement is announced of Eileen second Daughter of Mr and Mrs T. Dart, Chapel Street, St. Kilda to Allan eldest Son of Mr. and Mrs.     R. Cummings, Flat Rock Road, Hurst- bridge.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Six Footers In The A.I.F. "TINY" AND "LOFTY" SERVE AGAIN [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 30 August 1940

Six Footers In The A.I.F. "TINY" AND "LOFTY" SERVE AGAIN (From Kenneth Slessor, Official.-Cor- respondent with the A.I.F. in Great Britain). Amongst the fighting men of the victorious Allied Armies who march- ed through the heart of London in a procession of triumph on July 7, 1919 were one hundred Australians. Each man was over six feet tall. One of these soldiers was Robert Anderson. Once more Anderson is in England as a member of an Australian fighting force. This time he is Sgt. Major An- derson of Headquarters Camp, A.I.F.   Somewhere in Britain - "and with a bit of luck," he says; "I'll be there with ninety-nine others in the same kind of march at the end of this war." "Will they have any trouble in get- ting six-footers again?" I asked "Don't you worry," he answered. "There's plenty more in this lot." "Which are you?" I asked, "Tiny or Lofty." He answered: "All A.I.F., men more than six feet tall are known as either "Tiny" or "Lofty." I go 6 ft 3½ ins in my boots...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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OBITUARY ELDERLY COUPLE DIE [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 6 September 1940

OBITUARY ELDERLY COUPLE DIE TLess than a fortnight, after her husband, Mr. William Duell, had pas-. sed away at Heidelberg House, Mrs. Julia Duell died at her home. rBoth of. these old ,folk,-Mr. Duell was 86 and Mrs. Duell 80-had lived the greater part of their lives in the' Queenstown district and had earned,: the love and irespect of all.. They left no family, .and ivere buried in the Smith's Gully Cemetery.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
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Hurstbridge Cards For Red Cross [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 6 September 1940

Hurstbridge Cards For Red Cross A card evening was held at the Wattle Cafe, Hurstbridge, to aid the Red Cross Fands on Wednesday, Sep tember 4. Owing to various activit ies in the district the a f.ea lance we., not .as large as on a previonu occas ion, but it was an enjoyable gathe!r ing. The prizes went to Mis. Lewis. Mrs. A. Verso and Mr. Mit'iell,- ' visitor to Hurstbridge, who also took the cake donated by Mrs. Taylor, for a guessing colmpetition. Councillor McLollan thankel Mrs, Taylor for the use of her room and! Mrs. Ford who had a busy time don ducting the running of the Flag Bridge:, A splendid supper was served by the. ladies.

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