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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
DBU" Y NOW before We beat the price rise so can you. Buy your refrigerator before the price rise and shortage. Come in and inspect our fine range of refrigerators NOW on display. (Left) "RITEM P" £142-15-0 Features 2 ice cube trays - 2 crisper -drawers, dessert and chill trays and a capa '&lt;,:city of 7 cubic feet. Finished in gleaming vitreous enamel, the "Ritemp" is handsome and smooth-lined. Obtainable on easy week- I ly terms of ....... ....... m (Right) -"E LE CTR ICE" C Modernly styled and faithfully built for long, reliable -service. Electrice is avail able in the following sizes: 42-53 and 6-. cubic ft. Cash priced atE£92/-15/-, or easy Weekly Terms of .... . :REMEMBER -}I OU Re i rold IceaClzest• I ou c rae inod or Inefficient our old Ice Chest :Payntre gerator s Part / .(Left) "FRIG IDIC E". 88 gns. Housed in -a beautifully finished cabinet of vitreous enamel, the 'Frigidice" features 5- cu. ft. capacity-freezer shelves ! and ice cube trays. Obtainable for easy " ...
ROUNDABOUT [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
0VER in the Shaky Isles, some 16 years ago, Michael Murphy and Jean McCallion were wed. Three years rolled by and Michael and Jean' didn't seem. any nearer to starting their big ambition-the raising of a fine .family. But if at-first you don't -suc ceed . . . On April 18, there was great rejoicing in the Murphy home in 'William Street, &lt;Parramatta, when the.arrival on this world stage of Adrian Joseph was celebrated.. And soon, Adrian .Joseph, eighth consecutive son of the marriage of Michael and,Jean,., will be romping around with. brothers . - Michael Joseph (13). .John Barry., (12). .James Edward (11). Kevin Leo (9). -Terence Patrick . (7). Robert Francis (6). Paul George (4). Beat that if you can. + " + O + A N old familiar face will be missing from the up. and down platforms . of Parramatta Station, from no6 v.on ' _ 'I refer . to Leading Porter Vince Cuneo, who has resigned 'from the service: after 30 years watching the rattlers roll in and out. Always super-courteo...
QUERIES ON HOUSING, MALAYA [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
QUERIES ON HOUSING3 MALAYA Replying to Mr. C. A. Morgan (Lab., Reid) in Federal Parlia ment last week, the Minister for National Development (Mr. Casey) said he was not yet in a position to make a statement on imported prefabricated houses. Mr. Morgan 'asked the Prime Minister . (Mr. Menzies) if he contemplated setting up a fact finding committee to_ investigate the present position in South East Asia, before Australia be came committed to send troops to Malaya. Replying, Mr. Menzies said the Government would set up a par liamentary committee 'on foreign affairs.
CHURCH SOCCER [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
CHURCH SOCCER Parramatta Y.M.C.A. were beaten by Concord West Meths., 3-1, on Saturday. Bromley scored the losers' only goal. Cook fractured his finger and left the field. The second team played a 1 all draw. with St. _Alban's, Ep ping, at Meadowbank. Is it worth while that we.. jostle a brother bearing his load on the rough road of life?- Joaquiin Miller.
Bowlers Celebrated 70th Anniversary [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
ow eIrs C eIbrated 70th . Anniversary Parramatta Bowling Club was all dressed up, with flags and bunting last Saturday. i , celebration of the 70th anniversary of "its foundation.. The president and other officers of the N.S.W. Bowling Association, as well .as representatives of 227 other clubs, joined in the festivities. Players numbered 232 and there was a gathering, of nron playing visitors, including many ladies. Originally called the Rose .Hill Club, the present body was formed on May 6, 1880, -and is the oldest bowling club in the State. The only properly con stituted clubsr at the time were the Woolpack Club, then known as Parramatta Club, and. the Annrandale Club. Bowling greens at nThe King's School and at Hol, royd were in existence at the: time, but they -were private greens, played upon only by in vitation. It has been said that the reason for the formation* of the Rorc Hill club was the conservatism of the -Woolpack players, who restricted -the . membership .to i.en of,...
BOOKS IN HOSPITAL [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
BOOKS IN HOSPITAL Library books for hospital patients are now provided by Red Cross in 149 hospitals throughout the State. This figure includes 11 metropolitan and 3 mental hospitals. At Callan. Park each ward has a separate library which is in charge of one of the attendants. Six tuberculosis hospitals also have their own libraries installed by Red Cross.. Red Cross will supply-books to any hospital in the State which applies for this seivice.
DETERMINED BID FOR VICTORY [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
DETERMINED BID FOR VICTORY A typical second half rally by Parramatta almost gained it vic tory in the match against St. George, at Kogarah Oval, on Sat urday. However, St. George withstood the attack, and late tries by Mc Ritchie and Pidding clinched a 32-21 victory. The absence of full-back Colin Schomberg handicapped Parra matta. Rolf Trudgett was in top form and scored three excellent tries. It is pleasing to see this player regain form. Saturday's display should make him confident for future matches. ,Half-back Lance Thompson was injured by a crushing tackle from McRitchie. He played most of the second half in a daze. Centre Don Graham was the only Parramatta man to gain a place in a City team for the annual City-Country fixture at Sydney Cricket Ground on Sat urday. Graham will lead the City II team. Parramatta's other centre, Ian Johnston, was overlooked by selectors. Second row forward Bruce Mann also missed selection. Mann has been playing spectacu lar football this season. ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
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Handcrafts For Sale [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
Handcrafts For Sale Disabled ex-Servicemen- and wpmen, who learn handcrafts through Red Cross now have 'their own shop window to dis play their work. T cza'^-, at the entrance to Red Cross House in Jamieson Street, tnis shop has, recently been re decorated, on the most modern lines. Crafts on display include all types. of weaving, basketry, pottery, leatherwork, rugmaking ard bookbinding, the sale of which helps disabled men and women to augment their pen sions. The public is cordially invited to inspect the Red Cross hand craft shop which is open every day.
FROM LONDON [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
FRONM LONDON Messrs. Hurley and Lee, two of the artists who will appear at the farewell to Mr. Jack Cooper at the Town Hall, Parra matta, on.Thursday, May 18, re cently completed a season at the Palladium in London. While at this theatre they took part in a Royal command per formance before their Majesties. Tickets for the evening may be secured from Mr. Alf Jago, in George Street, or Mr. Frank Quealey.
Suburbia in Flower [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
Suburbia in Flower "English people have a real feeling for flowers. They create gardens of great charm, from dignified parks to humble little patches in front of cottages. No sooner is a new suburban, villa annoying you by its architectural outrages,: than its occupant con ciliates you by disguising them with flowering shrubs or climb ing roses."---Marjorie Hessell Tiltman, talking in a B.B.CI. pro gramrrie on "Learning Flower Arrahgemerit in Japan." -
Council To Prohibit Sunday Night Tennis [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
councl 10 Prohibit Sunday a Night Tennis Hoiroyd Council will ban play on tennis courts in the municipality on Sunday nights. The ban is expected to come into effect in about three months. Council has also decided to re strict play to between the- hours of 7.30 p.m. and. 10.30 p.m. on week nights, and 11 p.m. on Saturday nights. ... The decision will be enforced imnnediately, it is believed. This follows numerous com plaints froin residents living near tennis courts in the municipality. A residernt of Railway Street, Granville, told. Council that play at a court thei'e sometitres con tinues until 12.30 a.m. on Friday nights. The resident said: "Play con tinues to a very late hour, causing serious inconvenience. "There is considerable noise from engines of vehicles and' ,layers slamming car doors. "I have no wish to stop night tennis entirely, but I would sug gest that play be restricted." Council's health inspector (Mr. V. R. E. Macklin): "The nuisance is definite, and play should b...
MATRON SHAW AT PARRAMATTA [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
MATRON SHAW AT PARRAMATTA Matron Shaw was,guest speak er at the annual meeting of the Parramatta Auxiliary for Crown Street Hospital, held in the City Hall* recently. She spoke in appreciation of the fine work done by the auxiliary, whose latest gift was a diathermy machine. costing £400. The "Parramatta" bed and the "Parramatta" cot had been in stalled by the auxiliary at a cost of £1,500. In addition, more than 600 gar ments from Parramatta Home Science, Parramatta IHigh, and' Homeibush Intermediate JHigh Schools had been forwarded to. the hospital through the auxili ary. Matron Shaw said that every bed in the hospital .had been fit ted with Trilene, the new treat ment which banished pain, and which could be self-administered by the patients. Eminent doctors from abroad never failed to visit Crown Street, which is .classed as one of the largest women's hospitals in the world. Last month 600 children used the hospital playground while waiting their mothers' return from interviews a...
Diggers' Celebrated Cricket Debut [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
Diggers' Celebrated Cricket Debut Members of Parramatta Re turned Soldiers' Club cricket team spent an enjoyable even ing celebrating their first sea son of competitive cricket. The team made a creditable showing in the B2 Division of the Parramatta Junior Cricket Association competition. Chairman George Lynch wel comed Mr. Frank Quealey and "Argus" columnist Brock (Mr. S. J. Bolstridge). Mr. Quealey presented .the Quealey Cup for the best fielder to vice-captain Bruce Emery. Mr. Bolstridge presented the Brock Cup for the best and `fair est player to team captain Nor man Diamond. Applause greeted the an nouncement that club president Charlie Flitcroft had donated a handsome trophy for competition next season. Mr. Quealey also was cheered when he--promised a shield for competition "in perpetuity."
From Paddock to Punter [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
From Paddock to Punter (By HARRY QUIGLEY.) Provided there is no hold-up of present -plans, Harry Moody will be scraping the mud of Rosehill from. his shoes next week and will be taking the high road for Tamworth where he will manage a flour mill. Moody does not intend to sever his connection with racing and what time he can spare from business will be utilised by him in preparing a *few horses. In his younger days h'e was a suc cessful cyclist and did a fair amount of riding overseas. We wish him luck in his new ven ture. Mention of cycling reminds me that Vic Routley, a former well known Parramatta pedaller, came down- from Brisbane with Moody last week to spend a holi day in his home city. Vic, who holds down an important job in the north, lives at Ascot, surrounded uy racing "stables. His neighbours at one time in cluded Billy Briscoe and Neville Sellwood, both of whom he rates highly as citizens. In my kindergarten days I was entranced by the fable of the Ugly Duckling which de-...
14 WHO DIED FOR FREEDOM [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
14 WHO IEDD FOR FREEDOM The President. of the Parramatta R ug b y Union Club (Dr. A. B. Erby), at Cumberland Oval on . Saturday, un veiled an honour roll bearing the names of 14 club Imembers who gave their lives in World War II. The simple ceremony was performed before. Parramatta took t h e field against Gordoni in the first grade match. Members of :b.oth teams lined up on either side of the plaque as Pipers played The Lament. All present stood at attention during : t he ceremony., *Names on the Roll are K. H. Barham; R. J. Betts, A. M. Blackley, J. B. Canty, D. Camp bell, A. W. Longhurst, W. E. Lewis, H. Row ley, A. H. Sheridan, G. K. Sheridan, B. Walker, H. Warnock, L. K. Wil son, J. Freame. . The N.S.W. Pastrycooks' Asso ation annual ball in Padding n Town !Hall on May ;16 will the usual jolly affair. Pro 'eds will go to Parramatta Dis ict Hospital.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
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PARRAMATTA CHILD CENTRE [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
PARRAMATTA I CHILD -,CENTRE The Parramatta City Council has very materially assisted the work of the Parramatta Child Centre by forwarding a cheque for £412 to the commit tee. This represents a subsidy of £1 for every £1 raised by the committee and is a great stimu lus for future activities. The recent guessing competi tion, the prize for which was a case of canned fruit, donated .by Alderman. Jeffery, for which books of tickets were donated by Alderman Horwood, was won by Mrs. Bassett, of Thomas Street., A recent street stall raised £7/12/6 and another is to be held on June9. The :highlight of. the year is the annual ball ,to. be: held in the-City Hall; o June 2. Reservatipnsn~my:, e made at. Johnston's Music Store.
COUNCIL PERTURBED ON SANITARY SERVICE [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
COUUNCIL PERTURBED O-N. SANITARY SERVICE Complaints about the "unsatisfactory" sanitary service .to the Municipality were dealt with by Holroyd Chief Health Inspector .(Mr. V. R. E. Macklin) in a report to last week's meeting of Holroyd Council. Mr. Macklin, in his report, said: "Although it is realised that effi cient service is required, and endeavors are being made by my department to effect this, it is also realised that a certain. amount of caution' and diplomacy must be 'exercised at certain -times to prevent a major break down. "Experience ,gained from other areas shows that .where .too drastic measures are taken against the men themselves, the result.is that, no service is rendered." Mr. Macklin said .that several .cases were on record where com . plaints of missed services had been. notified to the contractor, -Mr. Goodsell. However, nothing, had been done until personal contact had been made on the matter, he added. "Cases can be listed, and. re ported: for ,_ imposition, ...
JUNIOR SOCCER [Newspaper Article] — The Cumberland Argus — 10 May 1950
JUNIOR SOCCER The following are the results of matches played by the Rangers soccer teams on Satur day: All Age A 2 (W. Duncan 2 ) d. Iaberfield 1. All Age B 7 (K. Barr 3, R. Cunneen 2, N. Stewart 2) d. Clovelly 4. Under 18, 10 (J. Plunkett 6, D. Veitch, M. Ralph) d. St. George 0. Under 16, 1 (C. Tucker), Con cord West 1. Under 14, 2 (P. Watson, M. Sutton), Ashfield 2. Under 12, 0, Homebush 0. Burnside 4 (B. Lipscombe 2, B. Matthews, J. Matth9ws) d. Gladesville 0. FIXTURES Rangers will oppose the fol lowing teams: All Age A v. Balniain, Callan Park, 3.15. All Age B v. Gladesville, Par ramatta Hospital, 3.15. Under 18 v. Mascot, Parramatta Park (1),D 3.15. Under 16 v. St. Peters, Parra matta Park (1),. 2.0. Under 14 v.- Auburn B, Parra matta-Park (2) 2.0. Under 12 v. Gladesville, Mon ash Park, 11.0.