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WEDDING BELLS MONTAGUE—HAMILTON. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
v r.DDING BELLS -----· MONTAGUE-HAMILTON. The Presbyterian dhurch, Frank ston, was tastefully decorated with white arum lilies for the marriage of Miss Vera Annie "Hamilton, only * daughter of Mrs A. F. Hamilton, of V% Dandenong road, Frankston, to Mr at Alfred Munro Montague, only son o- t Cr1 and Mrs P. Montague, aof Humph rlis road, Mt. Eliza, which was per formed by the Rev. F. Butchers on P Juie 1. 11 The bride made a lovely picture as she entered the church on the arm of her brother, Mr E. Hamilton, followed Y by her two charaming bridesmaids, li Miss' l?hyllis Montague (sister of the bridegroom) and Miss Phyllis Prosser. The bride's frock of ice-blue satin d lame was out on simple lines, with a A tight-fitting bodice, heart-shaped neck line and waist, and leg-of-mutton sleeves. The graceful skirt moulded a to the hips, and then fell in flared folds to the hemline with a slight train at the back. A tall halo of similar material to her frock held in place her pale blue tulle ve...
Council's Co-operation Denied (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
Council's Co-operation Denied By Vigilance Leader (To the Editor) Sir,--The sentiments expressed in your editorial under the heading, "Progress;" in, your. issue of June 9 will be endorsed by all fair-minded people in the community including those who constitute the membership in the Frankston Vigilance Associa tion. Wihile rightly stressing the wisdom of progress associations working am icably with councils, you, sir, may quite properly have gone a step fur ther to empliasise the necessity of shire councils working in -harmony with progress bodies. I am prompted to express myself thus, I regret to say, by reason of the fact that my association has not re ceived from the shire, council the treatment one might reasonably \ex pect' wouldbhe' extended' to a bodyi'fO ratepayers. I refer your readers to your issue of June 24, 1938, which reports' a pub lic meeting of 250 persons to which the, council was invited by my associa tion. As chairman of that meeting, I am reported thus;-He exte...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
arsh al l's Drapery Store Bay Street, Frankston SE MORE WOOL Wool for Knitting Woollen Blankets Woollen Underwear Woollen Outerwear And Support Australian Industry BEATTIE'S DRAPERY STORE FRANKSTON HOUSE BUILD INGS /11 Tea Sets reduced to 9/11; Linen Writing -Pads, 2%d. each. IIII??Well Cut Joints . of properly dressed Meat are = S" -the kind we offer you. Particular housewives know our reputation for seiling good Meat. Try some to-day. R~binson & Marks BUTCHERS, BAY ST., FRANKSTON. Tel. 214. DRANKS SCE and I)on't perish for want of a cup of Iiht Coffee, Cocoa, Hot Malted Milk or Hot Bovril. Come in and be cheered up. Quick service. BAY COTTAGE ality Home Made Cake Shop. MISS JEWELL, Proprietress. .I'LAYNE ST. Tel. 452. FRANKSTON. ANKSTON'S NEW BUTCHERY ýH. R. OODWARD & SONG S3 BAY STREET. Phone 225. urveyors of Choicest Meats at Lowest Possible Prices. LITY CLEANLINESS CIVILITY at Pt. Nepean Road, Chelsea, Edithvale and Station Street, Carrum HECTOR GAMBLE FURNISHIN...
EMERGENCY COUNCIL. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
EMERGENCY COUNCIL.. At' the recent meeting of the Shire bf . Frankston and Hastings the shire secretary and shire engi neer reported that they had attended the meeting called by the State Emer 'gency Council in the Town Hall, Mel bourne, on May 17 on air raid precau tions, and gave a resume of the pro ceedings. It was decided, on the -motion of Cr Keast, seconded :by Cr Gaskin, that Senior-Constable Nicholas, Cr -J. L. Pratt and Cr R. F. Miles be recom me'ided to the State Emergency Coun cil as 'suitable for appointment as chief" wardens. It was decided, on the, motion" of Cr Keast, seconded" by Cr Heath, that Crs Miles, Klauer, Wells, Gaskin, Sage, Devlin, Montague'and"Oates and Messrs Veale and. Dundonlbe recom" mended to the State Emergency Coun cil' as suita'ble for ':appointment as wardens and' for training as. in'trud tors in air 'raid precautions. - It was decided, bnthe'motion of Cr Keast, seconded by Cr Devlin, thait it be a recommendation 'to' the State' Enimergencycouncil...
A.L.P. REPLIES TO CRITIC (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
A.L.P. REPLIES TO CRITIC (To the Editor.) Sir,-In recent issues of the , ard much comment has been garding the doing away with s ance, and gieat credit nmust be to your paper' for! the space giv a question of such importanlce. last week's columns, however. i cordant note was struck in a over the name of R. F. Miles. S he does not expect to gain co?ls and 'support for his cause by a ing unwarrantably such a bodyi A.L.P. and its president and men' although no doubt both the A.LP. its president"can most ably d. themselves. I feel duty bound ti ply to R. F. Miles, and wolld either he is not serious or he i well: infdrnied on the subject. This attack on our president isr uncalled for, as nothing but praie due to -Mr Gratton for his stn' forward attitude and interest In unemployed question. At all i ,my personal experience of him is in all questions in every walk of le has never allowed hlimself subservient to anything short of, tice. It seems a pity that lad ability preventd more people ...
SEATS FOR DRILL HALL Council's Help. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
.SEATS FOR DRILL HALL Council's. Help. It was decided at the last meeting of, the council to assist the local military detachment by providing seating accommodation at the drill hall in the Cranbourne road reserve. It. was stated that since the military ball- the strength of the detachment had increased to 60 men: . Cr. Keast said that the military ball had been held to provide mater ials for the detachment. A Aprofit of .£24 had been made, but since the hall, by the energy of the treasurer (Mr J. A. P. Ham) the amount had been increased to £60. Thirty-two pounds had been set aside to pro ,vide' refreshments; for the- 60- men on pafade nights '-- . On the motion of; Crs Miles' and Wells;, it was resolved to make seats avilable' for the hall. .
COUNCIL'S HOSPITAL GRANT. (To the Hospital.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
COUNCIL'S HOSPITAL GRANT. (To the Hospital.) Sir,-That was the noblest gesture of them all. When I read in your last. issue that the Frankston and Hastings, Shire Council has so gener ously promised the magnificent dona tion of £1000 (I hope you get these figures right) I felt immediately fired with an inspiration; namely, to follow such a noble example. True, I labor under the initial disadvantage of not ovning an indebtedness of over £61,000, but I think I may be able to overcome that, but in a very much smaller way; 'I mean, of course, on a much smaller scale. I suppose the council is so- overcome with remorse at the Australian Government falling down on its job so badly as to leave such unimportant. matters as national health to the lesser forms of govern ment that they feel. themselves forced 'into this action. (I wonder how the member for the district views it?) And as I certainly cannot do better than following so fine an example,e what I propose to do is to establish a tiny ...
FURNITURE SALE. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
FURNITURE SALE.. A .furniture. sale ,.will, be' held at Mr :Austiin'sisale room next. Monday, com mencilg at° lip.m. Furnittire; linoleum, farm !implements and'sundries will 'be offered.: Mr G. G. :Austin;i auctioneer and sw'sorn valuator;'"will wield' :the alimnner; a
CHURCH NOTES FRANKSTON METHODIST [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
CHURCH NOTES FRANKSTON METHODIST Great interest is being taken by the children and teachers of the Frank ston Methodist Sunday School in pre paration for the grand concert to .be presented on June 23 at 8 p.m. The senior scholars. assisted byj -teacllers, will present a play under the guidance of Mrs Burnell. Vocal, instrumental and elocution ary items will also be: given. Under the baton of Mr Frank Jenkin, B.A., 50 State school children will' render choir pieces which they will sing in the Melbourne Town Hall at the State Choirs' Association competition. Adinission is: Adults 1/-, children Gd. A most interesting and instructive lantern lecture was given by Mr Reg. Scott and the Young People's Wesley Guilld on Ships Past and Present last Monday night. For their annual picnic the children journeyed to Warrandyte, where the beauty of the hills and the 1icturesque reaches .and the 'backwaters of .the Yarra were explored and enjoyed. After lunch by the river the party journeyed on to w...
BAXTER YOUNG FARMERS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
BAXTER YOUNG FARMERS. By advertisement in this issue an interesting evening is promised pat rons of. a series of pictures by the Publicity and Topurist Services on be half of Victdrian Railways at Somer yille on June 23. Proceeds are to aid the` funds of Baxter branch of thb Youhg. 'Farmers' Club and children of school age will be admitted free. Details are .fully set :out in the ad vertisement.
[?]RANKSTON COURT [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
'NKSTON COURT -----.o the Frankston Court on Tuesday . Stevens. plumber, of Sheridan cs, Frankston, obtained- an order £2S/12/-, with £?1/16/6 costs, -st A. F. N. :.Davis, .,solicitor, of s street, Melbourne, fodi. work by Stevens in December, 1938, January. 1939, in laying water ces at defendant's property at lagh, Mt. Eliza. esane complainant also obtained rder against W. J. Linton, nur an, of Grange road, Frankston, £3, with 15/6 costs, the debt al Sto be due for the laying on of r service to defendant's land at ge road, Frankston. . A. Stockman and Son- obtained rs for £2/17/10 against Mrs A. eedham. of Gould street, Frank , and against Stuart Hodgson , of Carrum Downs, for £2/18/1. achi case the amount were due for spapers and books supplied. Costs 5!6 were allowed in each case. Nolan, butcher, of Playne'street, akston, obtained an order for ,13/6, with 19/- .costs, against -old Johnson, of Flinders Naval Itt, Crib Point, and against J. Inson,, of Queensberry street, h Melbourn...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
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R.S.S.I.L.A. Frankston Branch. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
R.S.S.I.L.A. Frankston Branch. The old-time dance was well at tended last Saturday, when a most en joyabl?d!evening was spent. The Monte Carlo" was won by Mr H. Wilson and Miss D. Jones. WOMEN'S AUXILIARY. The 15th annual ball of the women's auxiliary of the R.S.S.I.L.A. will be held in the W attle Palais on Thurs day, June) 28.. Don Banks' Vice-Regal orchestra will provide the rhythm, and dancing will continue from 8.80 till 2.
PLAZA THEATRE JUNE 16 AND 17. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
PLAZA THEATRE JUNE 16 AND 17. Mother Carey's Chickens, adapted from the famous novel by Kate Doug las Wiggins, will be the highlight of the programme.tonight and tomorrow. Anlne Shirley, ,Ruby Keeler,? Fay Bain ter and Walter Brennan play the lead ing roles in one of the most human and charming stories ever screened. Tropic Holiday, a riot of fun and romance below the Rio Grande, with Dorothy Lamour and Bob Burns in the principal *roles, will be the sup porting\ attraction. A Mickey Mouse technicolor car toon, Lonesome Ghosts,- and a Fox News complete the programme. JUNE 20 AND 21. "Stage Doo is.s the title of one of the attractions next Tuesday and Wednesday. Ginger Rogers, Adolphe. Menjou and Iatherine Hepburn play the principal roles in this surging drama of life behind the footlights, spiced with wit and sparkling dia logue. There Goes the Groom, the title of the other attraction, is a humorous romantic comedy of matrimonial er rors in which Ahn Sotherh, Mary Boland and Burgess ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
MENTONE GRLSa' GRAMMAR SCHOOL 231 Beach Road. A UBLIC DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR GIRLS FEES MODERATE. by Motor Bus from Mordialloc, Black Rock, Beaumaris, Aeessl by Oakleigh and Dandenong. - i?NI)EOGART'IEN TO LEAVING HONOURS. Prospectu on Applicati n. Headmistress at home by Appointment. Tel.: Chelt. 320. J. McCowan, B.A., Dip. Ed., Headmistress. MENTONE GRAMMAR SCHOOL DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR BOYS AND GIRLS. ub.Primary to Leaving Honours. Boys admitted to Kindergarten at age of four. Separate Department for Junior School. MODEIRATE FEES. Healthy Surroundings. Ideal Situation. Extensive Grounds. COACHING COLLEGE. NIGHT CLASSES Pupils Prepared for all Examinations. Cbmplete Provision for Boarders For Prospectus and Particulars of Scholarships, Apply C. C. THOROLD, M.A., Headmaster. Tel.: Chelt. 409. Tel.: Chelt. 409. AS GOOD AS NEW That is what you will say when we have DRY. CLEANED AND PRESSED your Frock. You can depend upon speedy and efficient service at PRINCE'S LAUNDRY Head...
FOOTBALLERS TO ENTERTAIN [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
FOOTBALLERS) TO ENTERTAIN Expected to be the outstanding event of the season, a £5' euchre tournament and Ball is to be held in the Hastings Public Haill on Thursday June 22. The efforts. of the 'comimittee` al ready assure that the function will be' an outstanding one. Proceeds are for the Hastings-Tyabb" Football Club.
POSITIONS OF CLUBS. A GRADE. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
POSITIONS OF CLUBS. A GRADE. P. W. L. Pts. Frankston ... 6 6 0 24 Mornington. ' 5 3 2 12 Hastings-Tyabb. . ..... 5 3 2 12 Sorrento.. ....... 5 3 2 12 Naval Depot ......6 5 2 3 8 Somerville ........ 5 1 4 4. Seaford-Carum ..... 5.. 0 5 0 B GRADE. - Naval Depot. .. 7 .. 3 20 Pearcedale .. ..'... 6 5 1 20 Balnarring ......... 6 5 1 20 Red Hill ........... 6 4 2 12 Droinnla .. .. .. .. 7 3 4 12. Frankston . . . 3 3 12 Hastings-Tyabb .... 7 1 6 4 Rosebud ...... .. 6 1 5 4 Baxter .. ............... 6 0 6 0
(To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
(To the Editor.) Sir,--Mr Tomasetti prefaces his let ter of 9th inst. with an expression of regret for hIis inability to accept my challenge to participate in a idebate on the public hall question. May I preface my reply with an assurance that 1 was disappointed, but not sur. prised, because no doubt he found it dillicult to marshal enough material points to present a convincing case His reference to my ability as a pub lie speaker was rather amazing, p:r ticularly so when it is well known that I am only in my infancy regard. ing that qualification. However, th, ompliment possibly served his pur pose, for, after all, "a lame excuse is better than none." 1 presume that the suggested debate would not be ad judicated upon by a judge, therefore such points as fluency, language and deportment would not be 'taken into. account, but the subject matter of the debate (which would be:judged by the public) would 'be the determining fad tor. Therefore there exists no ground for apprehension on ...
SEAFORD-CARRUM v. HASTINGS [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
SEAFORD-CARRUM v. HASTINGS The game was played at Seaford last Saturday and was well attended. Seaford-Carrum is a much improved tdam, ahd a splendid game was wit nessed.' Best players for S.eaford-Carrumr were Davadge; Gunn, Goodiidge, An derson, Henry and Symons. Hastings Were 'best served by P. Wilson, R. Denham, R. Evans, M. Car michael and Mentiplay. Goal-kickers.-Seaford i Goodridge (6), R. Anderson (3), Davadge (3), Cunningham, Alexander and Kilpat r*ick. Hastings: Carmichael (7), P. Wilson (5), Hodgins (5), G. Slocombe and W. Gibson. R. Aik, of Seaford, fell heavily dur .ing the second quarter and had to leave the field. *F*-*-**~-.·-.·-.-·~·~....l.......
BUNKER'S REPLY. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 16 June 1939
BUNKER'S REPLY. (To the Editor.) Sir,-In last issue Disgusted again distinguishes himself with a letter re markable fo'r its lack of constiructve argurmeilt, and is also an excellent ex ample of his acting upon the principle of when you have no argument, abuse your opponent. In this letter I am referred to as a writer of pure bunkum, a consorter with persons moss-covered with age and inactivity, an allypof the unintel ligent section of the community, a confidanlte bf. the municipal chamber of secrecy, and to sum up, a composer of an evasive and unintelligent letter. On the contra side, although not given, I inferentially take credit for my support of the aged and infirm in their simple recreative pleasures.: In my letter I only touched on one particular phase raised by Disgusted, that is wherein I maintained the con struction of a golf course and the care of the bowling green were more pro gressive actions for increasing Frank ston's prosperity than the erectionz of a town hall. I g...