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Tennis. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

Tenr?As. Matches in the Alexandra and District Association commenced on Saturday last. ' Alexandra No. 1 defeated Acheron, 39-38: Alexandra No. 2 .d. Marysville No. 2, 51-27; Rubicon d. Marys ville No. 3, by 7 games; Thorn ton d. Marysville No. 1, 51-20. Yarck & District Association Last Saturday's matches : Yarck Gold defeated Yarck Green, 58-28; Cathkin 42, d. Molesworth, 35 ; Gobur A d. Merton by 7 games. List of fixtures of this Associa tion on page 4. Since the fixtures have been drawn up Koriella have found that they are unable to field a team---hence a bye has been created where the Koriella team is listed. The opening matches in the Alexandra-Yea Association to= morrow.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Obituary Mr. W. ROBERTS. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

Obithary Mr. W. ROBERTS. Quite a gloom was cast over the town and district on Tuesday of last week when it become known that Mr. William Roberts lad passed away. He was working as usual during the day, and appeared to' be in quite normal health. About 5.30 p.m., it is under. stood,- he went td obtain some wood for the home fire,(but collapsed while bringing it to the house. He was aged 43 years, and leaves a wife and small daughter to mourn their loss. At the burial, many beautiful floral tributes and a large gathering of all sections of the community bore elo quent testimony to the respect and esteem in which the late Mr. Roberts was held. The sudden passing of such a popu lar member of a family so highly re spected will. be mourned by all who knew him and the wife and baby daughter, who will be consoled by the knowledge that their loved one was so universally admired.. After a service at the Church of England the cortege moved off to the Alexandra cemetery, where the cof fin was b...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA DISTRICT TENNIS ASSOCIATION. November 12. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

ALEXANDRA DISTRICT TENNIS ASSOCIATION. November 12. Alexandra No. 2 v. Thornton. Acheron v. Marysville No. 3. Marysville 2 v. Alexandra 1. Rubicon v. Marysville 1. November 19. Achieron v. Thornton. Alexandra No. 1 ir. Rubicon. Marysville 3 v. Alexandra 2. Marysville `1 v. Marysville 2. November 20. Thornton v. Alexandra No. 1. Alexandra No. 2 v. Rubicon. Marysville 1' v. Acheron. Marysville 2 v. Marysville 3. / December 3. Rubicon v. Thornton. Marysville No. 2`v. Acheron. Marysville No. 3 v. Alexandra 1. Alexandra 2 v. Marysville 1. December 10. Alexandra 1 v. Alexandra 2. Thornton v. Marysville 2. Rubicon v. Acheron. Marysville 1 v. Marysville 3. December 17. Marysville 1 v. Alexandra 1. Acheron v. Alexandra 2. Thornton v. Marysville 3. Rubicon v. Marysville 2. Secon'd Roumd on January 7, 14 and 23, and February 4, 11, 18 and 25, with the order of matches reversed.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Mr. W. J.HUTCHINGSON, M.H.R. ADDRESSES ELECTORS [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

Mr.. W. J.HU' CHiNSON, M.H.R ADDRESSES ELECTORS Mr. W. J. Hutchinson, speaking at a public meeting at Alexandra on Mon. day of last week, referred to Mr. J. D. Bostock, "endorsed Liberal and Country Party candidate for the Indi electorate, as one of the best officers in the Australian Air Force and an excellent man to represent the peo ple of Indi. Mr. Bostock had risen to the rank of air vice-marshall. The lriberal Party recognisedl the Country as a firstrate ally, and to know an ally was to know every thing. He advised electors of Indi to vote Bostock 1 and Nason 2, or vice versa, on December 10. He believed Indi was not a Labor seat. It be. longed to the Liberal or Country Party; Mr. Hutchinson referred to the year 1931, when he won the seat with a majority of 10,000 votes. The forth coming election could be the end of free expression in this country. The vital issue was at stake in the Federal election. People vwuld be told to pro. duce for use and nat for profit. They would als...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA AND YEA DISTRICT Saturday, 12th November. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

ALEXANDRA AND YEA DISTRICT . Saturday, 12th November. Alexandra No .1 v. Alexandra 2. Yea No. 1 .v. Yea No. 2: Thornton v. Yea No. 3. 19th November. Alexandra No. 2 v. Yea No. 1. Thornton v. Alexandra No. 1. Yea No. 2 v. Yea No. 3. 26th November. Yea No. 1 'v Thornton. Yea No. 3 x. Alexandra No. 1. Alexandra No. 2 v. Yea No. 2. 3rd December. Yea No. 1 v. Yea No. 3. Alexandra No. L.v. Yea No. 2. Thornton v. Alexandra No. 2. 10th December. Alexandra No. 1 v. Yea No. 1. Yea No. 3 v. Alexandra No. 2. Yea No. 2 v. Thornton. 17th December. Yea No. 2 v. Yea No. 1. Yea No. 3 v. Thornton. Alexandra No. 2 v. Alexandra 1. 7th January. Yea -No. -1 v. Alexandra No. 2. Alexandra No. 1 v. Thornton. Yea No. 3 v. Yea No. 2. 14th January. Thornton v. Yea No. 1. Alexandra No. 1 v. Yea No. 3. Yea No. 2 v. Alexandra No. 2. 21st January. Yea No. 3 'v. Yea No. 1. Yea No. 2 v. Alexandra No. 1. Alexandra No. 2 v. Thornton. .4th February. Yea No. 1 v. Alexandra No. 1. Alexandra No. 2 v. Yea No. 3. Thornton v...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
[?]CHINSON, M.H.R. [?] ELECTORS [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

CH SON, M.H.R S ELECTORS tchinson, speaking at at Alexandra on Mon k, referred to Mr. J. dorsed Liberal and andidate for the Indi o of the best officers n Air Force and an to represent the peo r. Bostock had risen ir vice-marshall. Party recognised the irstrate ally, and to was to know every. sed electors of Indi to and Nason 2, or vice be; 10. He believed Labor seat. It be. Liberal or Country referred to the -year won the seat with a 00 votes. The forth could be the end of in this country. The t stake in the Federal e wvuld be told to pro d ait for profit. They told, what to produce. d good overseas mar. responsible for good verament could be re Id rices when favored iciols circumstances. deplored the idea of • Vie world was reek. petfol. Petrol might btan, but the people o pay for it. The land oped, and it could only ith'modern transport nsport was the motor ashneeded to operate Is he ambition of the ent to use the power orited in the banking l-Ad seen results of thr countries. Th...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CHURCH OF ENGLAND [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

CHURCH O] ENGLAND On Monday,'a picture night will be held under the auspices of the C.E.M,S,. when a feature film and cartoons will be shown. Do nations will go the Projector Fund. Everyone is welcome. Tuesday next, Ladies' Guild, 3 p.m. Friday night next, Dance A £5 note has been lost in Alexandra. The loser is a re turned serviceman. A reward is offered on returning the mones to this Office. Successful Exhibitor. Margaret Johnson, of Alexan dra, secured two first prizes at the Euroa Show last Saturday with her ponies Lady Margaret and Joli Peel, in the district pony, 14'. a.u., and cpen event 14.2 a.u.. She also secured a sec ond prize in the district event. Lady Margaret gained the championship pony of Show. Margaret Johnson also obtained first prize in riding, event, 14 and under 17 years. First prizes were gained by G. Foletta and Son (Ayrshire cattle) and Keith Cumming (sheep sec tion),

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Mr. BOSTOCK'S CAMPAIGN. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

Mr. BOSTOCK'S CAMPAIGN. In an interview with Mr. N. Jones, chairman of the Indi Electorate Cam paign Committee, he said he was very pleased With the reception Mr. Bos tock, endorsed Liberal and Country Party candidate, was receiving in the country centres. Mr. Bostoc c was carrying out a very heavy itinerary, day and night, and although he was unable to meet many people he was well satisfied that people generally were becoming more politically mind ed, due to the desire to retain their own way of life in preference ,to one of regimentation under socialism. Mr. Jones stated that the Indi cam paign was being financed by volun tary subscriptions from within the electorate, and that no moneys would be received from any other source. This disposed of the cry that big city interests were financing the campaign. He said they preferrea to finance tne campaign themselves, and all the money required for the campaign wvould be subscribed in Indi. Once the electors understood the fact that the ...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA No. 1 v. TAGGERTY. Alexandra No. 1—First innings. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

ALEXANDRA No. 1 v. TAGGERTY. Alexandra No. 1.-First innings. L. McGorlick, c Barker b West 4 0. Brett, b Burchall .... .............. 9 M. Kabat, c and b West ......... 0 C. Archer, c Walker b Rodgers .... 69 J. Cook, run out .................. 5 R. Stillman, b Rodgers ....... .. 23 IR. Walker, c Andrews b West.... . 4 R. Owens, b Rodgers ................ 1 Key Stillman, not out ............ 10 Keith Stillman, run out ............ 3 J. Elward, not out ................... 4 Extras ............. ................. 11 Nine wickets for .... .... 143 Bowling.-R. Rodgers, 3/37; W. West, 3/33; T. Burchall, 1/17; C. Wal ker, 0/18; B. Andrews, 0/4; E. Cake. bread, 0/25. Taggerty-First innings. C. Walker, c Archer b R. Owens 7 T. Barker, c J. Elward b Brett .... 3 E. Cakebread, b Keith Stillman 35 R. Rodgers, b J. Cook ............... 18 W. West, b Cook ............... 1 W. Andrews, c Key Stillman b Keith Stillman .... ............ 0 T. Burchall, b Keith Stillman .... 0. A. Bull, hit vWkt b Ke...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

r CLIP MARTIN'S --! : TAXI SSERVICE CAR FOR HIIRE-DAY O_, N:IGIT Day Trips Arrangcd Car Available for Wedding Parties Dance Parties Catered For p ?Car Meets Melbourne Bus Daily 'Phone Alexandra 22 THE - HATLY Si: "W: hirlwind" C YCLE ¾Q obtainable on A EASY TERMS 0 [IL. BATTERSBY--Local Agent * * • . :p. ' . Best brands Ales,Wines, Spirits. ALEXANDRA HOTEL, N J. McNAtll, IProprietor. Phone14 S. P. SAVAGE, GENERAL CARRIER Alexandra, Thornton and -Eildon Weir Passengers,tParcels and Goode STAN CADGE, CARRIER. C.O.R. DEPOT. Wobstor Btrcot, Aloxandra, Pbone No 117 Sportsmen I ! SEE W. A. .BONDS, For ALL Your Fishing, Tennis Cricket Requirements N )tor FuneralService MITCHELL'S Phone 35. . lexancar Frut Palace (2Doors from Uolon Bank) " Choicest Fruit in Season Confectionery. Soft Drinks Ice Cream. Vegetables Cooked Meals - a specialty R. C. ROBI3TS, Proprieoi T 0one 21. T. A.krdý BA Tir[O has appointed F. A. JAIMESN, GRANT STREET, ALEXANDRA AGENT 1DOR THIfS pISTRICT ALL REPAIRS TO WATCH...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
ALEXANDRA STANDARD PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

ALEXANDRA STANDARD PUBLISHED EVERY FRIDAY. 8/13th V.M.R.---All members of "B" Sqn. V.M.R. are advised that an obligatory parade will be held on Saturday morning next from 0900---1200 hours at the show grounds. Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Docking and Mr. Dave Stillman have left Alexandra to take up farming pursuits at Tatong. Great Britain needs warm clothing as well as food. The Australian Red Cross have taken the matter up and already have expended vast sums of money for the purchase of new clothing for despatcli to British Red Cross to enable them to meet the ur- gent need of their civilian Relief or such garments. In addition, the Society despatched approxi mately £15,000 worth: of used clothing. All parcels 'of clothing can be left at the Alexandra Shire Hall. This applies to foodstuffs also. Mrs. A. Johnson, hon. sec. of the Alexandra Red Cross can give all details regard ing this matter. The need is ur gent. Give your donation of old clothes ot Foodstuffs NOW. Leave it at the Shire H...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

C. Ii WELCUM Family Butcher PRIME QU LITY BEEF, LAMB an,n M1U EON STOCKED Orders C 'ed For and Delivered Ben Del Dairy FRESH MILK SUPPLIED. From T.B. Tested Herd. Phone Alexandra 153. Ice Cream, Soft Drinks, Malted Drinks. W. J. GOULD, Boot Repairer. Repairs promptly and neatly ex.;cnted TERMS CASH. Grant Street, Alexandra. MINTERN BROS. RADIO & ELECTRICAL SERVICE. ALEXANDRA Contaet us for Repairs to Radio Sets of dl types. Electric Jugs, Irons, Toasters. Batteries Charged under strict supervision. Speedy Service TERMS CASH. Grant Street (opposite Standard Office) John Wales, Monumental Mason. Visits district. Prices and all in formation on' application to Gee. Maudouit, Cooper Street, Alexandra Letter Cutting, Graves Repairs CHURCH OF ENGLAND AloxanSdra 8 (Hole Communion) and 7.80 Marysvillo 11, Kanumbra 8. - Rev. 8. Taylor, Th.L: PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH Yarok Ill7 Gobur 2.30, Alexandr 7.E0 -Rov. W. H. P. McKenzie, M.O. B,A. METHODIST CHURCH Alexandra 11 and 7,80, Narbethong 2....

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

FEATURES OF THE to the production of a fleece from Sheep Back to that will cornand the ttost Show Floor-Accurate *bility. Thereafter he must rely. on DIsplay-Effcient Auc ton or hi efforts to b brought FEATUREBATE OF THE au V.P.C. pledges itself Every year since 193 aWOOL tudy very eiork incidcallated to safe Rebate of Commissione guard the best interests of clients, has been paid to all valugrower is thare wossured of the last growrs' responsi- Weighing - Effectihave n farhbility. Thereafte for every clip en- trusted the marky-Efficot Auc.ng trusted to the Company for disposal ught. REBAto V.P.CE OF tFor Efa ucicient Service That Ensures Highest Values.ION a.lC,- BUIV.P.C. pledgs itself to Every year since 1934 aMELB. tudy every detail callated to safe Rebate of Commission For furd ther bearticularests of clients, has been paid to all trusted to the Company for disposal. of the wool to V.P.C.ghouse egears S ock .s a re Lw DEASY TERMS A RRANGED CORAL AGEN-JON BULER and SON, ALSALXAN...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CRICKET ALEXANDRA DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION. Last Saturday's Matches : [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

CRICKET ALEXANDRA DISTRICT CRICKET ASSOCIATION. Last Saturday's Matches : Thornton v. Alexandra Foot ball Cricket Club, at Thornton. Alexandra F.C.C made 83 in their first innings (F. O'Toole 23, R. Smith 21, were top scorers). Bowling---K. Smith 3 for 14, J. Girdwood 3 for 17. Thornton in their ffrst innings made 39 (A. Neve 15 (top scorer). Bowling---M. McCarty 5 for 19, F. O'Toole 4 for 17. The match was won the first innings by A.F.C. by 44 runs. Alexandra No. 2 v. Eildon Weir, at Eildon Weir. Alexandra No. 2 in their first innings made 100 (B. Robinson 22, R. McDon ald 15, were top scorers). Bowl ing---J. Sawers 4 for 26. EildonWeir in their first in nings lost 7 wickets 'for 92 runs (E. Rickards 45 (n.o.) N. Sawers 16). Bowling ---G. Loughron 4 wickets for 31 runs. Alexandra No. 2 won by 8 runs. Marysvillo v. Yarck, at Maryavi le. Yarck First inninge-33. Bowling-Ketchell 6 for 14, E. Greatorex 2 for 14, Akeman 1 for 2, Haliiday 1 for 3. J. Cameron 15 was Yarck +s top scorer. M...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

Federal Election. Are You A Farmer ? If so Don't be Misled by Labor Propaganda that your present prosperity is due to the Chifley Government. NO SIR. Your prosperity is due, NOT to the Labor Government but in spite of it. Did the Labor Government Give You the Rain - Did the Labor Government give you the high prices for your products overseas ? NO SIR. Did the'abor Government see that you a supply of wire netting. barbed and fencing wire, machinery, etc. ? NO SIR. The Labor Government has Fooled All (f the People some of the Time, they have Fooled some of the People all the Time, but they-Cannot Fool.the People All the Time. The LIBERAL &. COUNTRY PARTY Pledged te Preserve Your Freedom from Unnecessary Controls and Strikes. " VOTE 1 r . Si BOSTOCK For INDI Authorised by H, C. Coggins, S Campaign Director, 64 Nunn SSt. Benalla. England's Largest Builder of Fine Motor Cars and month after month Austin. is breaking Delivery Records in Victoria Now, for the New Austin See it at H...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 11 November 1949

IN MEMORIAM O'CONNOR.-In loving memory of my dear father, who passed away on the 11th November, 1947. Whatever else we fail to do, We never fail to think of you, -- Inserted by his loving daaghter Beat rice, son-in-law l)on, and grandchildren James and Pamela. McGUIGAN.-In loving memory of our dear mother, Elizabeth, who passed away Nov. 14, 1935, -Inserted by her loving family. O'CONNOR.-In memory of my loving husband, and our dear father, Robert John, Gone, but not forgotten -Inserted by wife and family. CULHANE. - In loving memory of Frances James (Jim), killed in action Nov, 10th, 1943. Eer remembered -Inserted by his father, sisters and brothers, BEVAN.-In loving memory of Eliza beth Mary, who passed away 10th Nov. 1940, May her soul rest In peace -Inserted by her loving husband and family, BEVAN.--In loving memory of Eliza beth Mary, who passed away 10th Nov. 1940.-Ever remembered. -Inserted by her mother, brothers and sisters.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Tennis. [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 18 November 1949

Te ntis. Tennis matches in the Alexandra and Dlstrict Association were not completed owing to rain on Satur day last. 1he only tihatch com pieted was Marysville No.. 1 and Rubicou. The match was won by Rubicon, 48-29. In the Alexatdra-Yt a Associa tion Yea No, 2 defeated No. 1 by 7 games. Rain also prevented other matches lit this Association belng completed. Yarck and District Association held otlrd completed their lit of mnat eLcs on Saturdfiy last.-MIoloewor?h 49 pg?nes, defeatud Merton 27 games. Yatck Unold 52,' d. Tertp Gold 32. Yarclk Gretn 52, dl. Gobur B 23. Gobur A 54, d. T'lep Bluo 7,

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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Fatal Accident [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 18 November 1949

Fatal ACcident Mr. Percy Newman, aged 28 years, of Koriella, died from in juries received. when he was struck by a falling limb on Wed nesday last. The accident occur red at Tanjil Bre4n. The funeral will take place to morrow at Alexandra cemetery. The cortege will leave the resi dence of the deceased's parents. at Koriella, at 10.30 a.m.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Taggerty Cricket Club Ball [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 18 November 1949

Taggerty Crieket Club Ball All roads led to Taggerty Hall on Friday, Nov. 11th, when visi tors from the corners of the Shire, including two cars from Alexandra attended the ball ar ranged by the local Cricket Club Committee. Dancers from An cona, Marysville and Eildon Weir joined in the gaiety and success of this outstanding event, enjoying every item of the musical programnme -provided by Mr. Dundas and liis capable or chestra. The ladies' committee served the usual de luxe Tagger ty supper, and the joint secretar ies, Messrs. W. West and K. W. Andrews were gratified with the results of their preliminary work when they announced the total proceeds of the night's entertain ment as £35. Mr. A. Thomson, President, thankctd the ladies committee' the visitors, and the club members for their . assist ance and support in making the ball one of the most successful cvents of the yezr.

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
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CORRESPONDENCE To the Editor of "The Standard." [Newspaper Article] — Alexandra Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty and Acheron Express — 18 November 1949

CORRESPONDENCE To the Editor of "'he Standard." Sir,---Please allow me sufficient space in your columns to place an appeal before the public of the Alexandra Shire. Probably most people in the Shire have greatly appreciated the news of an act of unselfish and unhesitating brav ery on the part of one of our young residents, Brian Ware. when he endeavoured to rescue a swimmer from the water when being attacked by.a shark; this courageous act took r lace recent ly in Queensland. It was not surprising therefore, that when I suggested appropriate action on behalf of the Council and public at the last Council meeting, all Councillors were ~qnanimous in support of such a move. As the matter was referred to me, I now have pleasure in tak ing it up with. you, the ratepay ers and public of the Shire. It is not suggested that a chari ty fund should be inaugurated on behalf of Brian, because I feel that this would not be desired by him, and in any case such acts of kindness cannot be paid for i...

Publication Title: Alexandra Standard And Yarck, Gobur, Thornton, Taggerty And Acheron Express
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