Elephind.com contains 1,435,394 items from Courier-Mail, The
, samples of which are listed below. All items
from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire
collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com
VICTORIAN TEAM WINS. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
VICTORIAN TEAM WINS. MELBOURNE, August 28. On the opening day of the Australian women's golf championship meeting at the Victoria links, to-day. Victorian, New South Wales, Tasmanian, and South Australian teams of five each tried con- clusions over l8 holes, Victoria defeating Tasmania in tho final of the Gladys Henry Cup by four matches to one. Features of the morning matches, in which Victoria «cored a narrow win from New South Wales, and Tasmania sub- stantially defeated South Australia, were the superb play of Misses Susie Tolhurst and Odette le Fobevre, New South Wales champion, who fought a battle royal to the home green.
ASSOCIATES' GOLF. AGAINST PAR AT WYNNUM. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
ASSOCIATES' GOLF. AGAINST PAR AT WYNNUM. A match aga lust par will be contested by Wynnum associates on Thursday, the | trophies having been donated by Mes- dames Cowan and A. E. Joseph for A and B grades. The draw Is:-Mrs. Patterson V. Mrs. Foggltt; Mrs. Soden v. Miss K. Clarke; Mrs. K. T. Kennedy v. Mrs. Soares: Miss Emerson v. Miss White; Mrs. Walmsley v. Miss Hlron; Mrs. Bell v. Mrs. Innes; Mrs. A. E. Joseph .v. Miss Faulkner; Mrs. Couldery v. Mrs. Duthie; Miss Bar- clay v. Miss Barnett; Mrs. G. Joseph v. Mrs. Middleton. TO-DAY'S FIXTURES. Yeerongpilly.-Open day. Oxley.-Monthly medal. TO-MORROW'S FIXTURES. Victoria Park.-Eclectic competition Bccond round. Sandgate.-Eclectic competition, second round. Nudgee.-18-hole bogey handicap for Mr. j. O'Shea's trophy. GOLF AT ITS FINEST .Wita Txu» Temper Steel Shafts.«
A LONG JOB. MAIZE IMPROVEMENT. WORK IN QUEENSLAND. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
A LONG JOB. MAIZE IMPROVEMENT. WORK IN QUEENSLAND, "As it takes from 13 to 15 years to produce an improved and tested strain of maize, the agricultural public must have patience in awaiting the results of our efforts," said Mr. W. W. Bryan, B.So.Agr., in an address last night to the Royal Society of Queensland, in which he dealt with "Maize Improve- ment in Queensland." Several subsequent speakers, who eomplimented Mr. Bryan on Ms review of the maize breeding and testing work in which he is engaged at the Government Agricultural College at Gatton, emphasised the national im- portance of plant breeding In Its appli- cation to a wide variety of crops and the need for the extension of the work in Queensland. The lecturer outlined ' the, -various plant-breeding and improvement methods-selection and hybridisation -followed, and referred to the further means of maize improvement applied -that of the introduction of types from abroad which gave us the- advantage of the plant breeding work ...
Scout and School Dances. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
Seoul and School Dances. Tho ladles' committee of the Taringa troop of Boy Scouts and Wolf Cubs held a successful dance to aid tho funds of the troop In the Masonic Hall, Taringa, on Saturday night. Mr. B. Worfold ar- ranged the dance programme, and music was provided by Miss Nora Passmore. In tho School of Arts HaU, Corinda, on the same evening, a dance took place in aid of the Corinda troop of Boy Scouts. Mesdames G. Atkin Sampson (president of the ladies' committee), H. W. Broad (wife of the president of the Scouts' committee), and T. M. Hall (patroness) acted as hostesses. The first of a series of benefit dances for the picnic funds of the Oxley State School was held in the school room last Friday evening.
STALL BENEFIT. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
STALL BENEFIT. To assist Mesdames Ellice and M Irre, the conveners of the cake stall at the ClrcuJJi. fete,, of "the .Toowong Methodist Church;'to he held next month, Mr. and Mrs. O. T. Bennett entertained about 80 guests at an enjoyable evening party at Greenbank, their home in Kellett Street, Auchenflower, on Friday. A programme of muslo and elocution, arranged by Mrs. Bennett, was given by Mr«. O. X,. Thomp- son, Miss Gwen Dean, and Messrs. G. T. Bennett, Owen Fletcher. Victor Dean, and Ian Mackay. Mr. Archie Day played the accompaniments. Mr. A. Is. Bennett was in charge of the games and competitions and the ping pong tournament The win- ners were Mrs. Thompson, Messrs. Humphrey, Brameld, Jenkins, and Wilfred Rose. The Rev. E. G. Walker (superin- tendent minister) moved a vote of thanks to all who had assisted the conveners, and conveyed to Mr. and Mrs. Bennett his personal thanks for their kindness. Supper was served by the conveners, Who were helped In the arrangements by Mrs....
FINE DISPLAY. WILSTON FLOWER SHOW. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
FINE DISPLAY. WILSTON FLOWER SHOW. "Tile display Is a credit to the exhibitors. The Judge of the pot plant section In- formed me that the exhibits were equal to anything he had seen In the metro- politan area, and I was particularly in- terested in the high standard of ex- hibits in the women's and children's sections," sold the Minister for Labour and Industry (Mr. M. P. Hynes) when opening the seventh annual show of the Wilston H. and I. Society, in the Wilston School of Arts on Saturday afternoon. Mr. G. C. Taylor, M.L.A., who introduced Mr. Hynes, expressed his pleasure at seeing the ardent interest taken by residents In horticulture. Mr. A. H. Stanton, president of the Combined Horticultural Council of Queensland, also congratulated the society. , AWAItDS. CHAMPION SECTION.-Rose: "George Shawyer," W. H. Jenkin. Gladiolus: Mrs. Ingold. Sweet pea: W. G. Wlnlaw. Pot plant (Weddellana palm): Mrs. M. J. Tis- dall. CUT FLOWEKS (Judges, Messrs. W. H. Mackay and W. Grant Taylor).-Three...
New Farm School Choir. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
New Farm School Choir. "Wc were beaten, but certainly not disgraced," said Mr. A. H. Moxey, -on ductor of the New Farm State Schoo; Choir, on his return to Brisbane, yes- terday, after having taken 41 children to compete in the champion Juvenile choral competition, at Sydney. The competition was won by ./he Priory Choir, of Moss Vale, with about 181 points out of the possible 200. New Farm State School Choir, although unplaced, gained 164 points, and ac- quitted itself particularly well in the circumstances. Tile Director of Education in Kew South Wales (Mr. Thomas) is -on sldering the possibility of sending A New South Wales juvenile choir to Queensland at Easter time.
BOASTER SLENCED. AUSTRALIAN RESPO[?] [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
BOASTER SLENCED. AUSTRALIAN. RESFO How an Australian may outboast even a son of Uncle Sam, if he really puts his mind to it, was indicated'by a story recounted bv a former Prime Minister of Australia (Mr. W. M. Hughes) in a broadcasted speech re- layed lrom Sydney through station 4BC last night. It was one of the series of talks on "Cabbages and Ki'ngs" which Mr. Hughes is deliver- ing. Travelling on a liner on one occa- sion, he said, he had encountered an American whose boastfulness had aroused the ire of his fellow passengers for some days. Finally word came to Mr. Hughes that the American was belittling Australia. Mr. Hughes con- sequently joined in the conversation, only to be told that in Texas there were ranches into which the whole of Australia might comfortably be fitted. Mr. Hughes reulied that in Aus- tralia there were "ranches" which car- ried up to 250,000 head-but forgot to add that he was referring to sheep. The American was impressed, and sought further information. ...
LATE COMMERCIAL. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
LATE COMMERCIAL. FOREST HILL, August 28.-Pumpkins arrived freely to-day. w'.th light supplies of lucerne chaff, mixed chaff, and lucerne hay. There was only a moderate demand, and prices were practically unchanged. Farmers' prices: Maize, 3/2 per bushel; eggs. 5d. to 6d. per dozen; potatoes. English, £5/5/ to £6/10/, sweet £2/5/ to £2/15/; chaff, mixed £4 to £4/5/, oaten £4/5/ to £4/10/. lucerne £4 to > £5, wheaten .£3/5/ to £3/10/; lucerne hay. £3 to £3/10/; pumpkins, £3 to £3/7/6 per ton.
SOCIAL TOPICS. To Correspondents.—Communications intended for insertion in this column should be addressed to "The Women's Department," and bear the name and address of the writer. Social news will not now be taken over the telephone. Engagement notices are not now published in the social columns, but will be found among the notices on the leader page, where full particulars are given. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
SOCIAL TOPICS. To Correspondents-Communications In- tended for Insertion In this column should bo addressed to "The Women's Department," and bear the name and address of. the writer. Social news will not now be taken over tho telephone. Engagement notices aro not now pub- lished in tho social columns, but will bo found among the notices on the leader page, whero full particulars arc given. Mr. M. J. Scott (Brisbane manager for Macdonald, Hamilton, and Co.), assisted by Captain Lyndon and Mr. D. G. Mackay, entertained Mr. and Mrs. T. C. Beirne at lunch on board the P. and O. steamer, Strathaird, yes- terday. Others present included Mes- dames A. H. Whittingham, E. A. Douglas, T. B. Hooper, and Neal Mac- rossan, Miss Doreen Hooper, Colonel O'Donnell, and Messrs. T. B. Hooper, Neal Macrossan, and W. W. service. At another table Mr. P. G. Birchall entertained Mr. and Mrs. J. Hutcheon and Mr. Roger Hartigan. Mrs. Harcourt Wippell, who has been the guest of her mother, Mrs. J. C. Portus, ...
CRAWFORD AFTER FOUR MAJOR TITLES. American Singles May Go to Australian. By "TOP-SPIN." Will the mighty Vines, the greatest speed merchant tennis has ever seen, rehabilitate himself, or will the polished Crawford, master of stroke play and shrewd tactician, add to his tally and become the first tennis[?]ur to hold all four major titles of the world at the one time? These are questions which will be answered within the next week, when the American singles tennis championship will be decided on the grass courts at Forest Hill. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
CRAWFORD AFTER FOUR MAJOR TITLES. Am'erican Singles May Qo to Australian. Ey "TOP-SPIN." Will the mighty Vines, the greatest speed merchant tennis has ever seen, rehabilitate himself, or will the polished Craw- ford, master of stroke play and shrewd tactician, add to his tally and become the first tenuiscur to hold ail four major titles cf the world at the one time ? Tluse are questions which will be answered within the next wsek, when the American singles tennis championship will be decided on the ¡rrass courts at Forest Hill. America is the only leading nation which separates Its national titles Into three meetings. The women's singles and doubles have been completed at Forest Hill, and the men's doubles and mixed doubles aro nearing the closing stages at Brooklinc. The men's singles will commence on September 2, also at Forest Hill. The object of splitting the events In this manner Is to relieve play- ers of the necessity of figurina in mort than one match on the one day-a policy...
SIX CUPS. University's Mission. GREAT ACHIEVEMENT. To win four cups in one season is the proud achievement of the University Rugby Union Club. There are still two more to be won—the season's A and B grade premierships, the final stages of which will be entered upon next Saturday. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
SIX CUPS. University's Mission, GREAT ACHIEVEMENT. To win four cups in one season is the proud achievement of the Univer- sity Rugby Union Club. There are stöl two more to be won-the season's A and B grade premiership!, the final stages cf which wiU be entered upon next Saturday. , The young men from Queensland's pre- mier centre of education have gone from ona success to another on the Rugby field this year, and It is doubtful li' a similar succession of victories hps evsr been asso- ciated with a football club. Early in tho season the flr3t division ttam commenced Its collection of honour cups by winning the Thomas Welsby trophy in a special knock-out round, and this was followed by the Old Buffers' Cup, while on Satur- day last the Ambulance Cup was annexed after a stirring engagement with Past Brothers. The winning of the fourth cup this year ,was the result of the combined onorts of the A, B, and c grades, whoso total of 259 points has scoured the Royal National Association "i ...
NEGLECTED SCIENCE. BRITAIN AND GEOGRAPHY. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
NEGLECTED SCIENCE. BRITAIN AND GEOGRAPHY. "The United States of America, Ger- many, and Japan have more chairs of geography in small areas than the whole of Britain and her possessions," said Dr. J. P. Thomson, C.B.E., in an address on Britain and Geography, last night, at the annual general meet- ing of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia (Queensland). Dr. Thomson deplored the fact that the vast store of knowledge accumu- lated by our "prescient forefathers," when Britain's economic dominance was unchallenged in the world, had not been put to a better use. Manufac- turers and exporters had rested on their laurels, while the United States of America, Germany, and Japan sent out clever men to all parts of the habitable globe to report upon the positions of races, peoples, and tribes; of climatic conditions, and of economic situations. Britain and her colonies were soon left behind because of a certain lack of enterprise. Possessing a vast amount of knowledge gained by geogr...
VITAL TO SCHEME. VICTORIAN ASSENT. BUTTER STABILISATION. Unless Victoria agrees to it the butter stabilisation scheme will not succeed. [Newspaper Article] — The Courier-Mail — 29 August 1933
VITAL TO SCHEME. VICTORIAN ASSENT. BUTTER STABILISATION. Unless Victoria agrees to it the butter stabilisation scheme will not succeed. The Minister for Agriculture (Mr. F, W. Bulcock) made this statement yesterday when discussing the remarks of Mr. H. F. Walker, M.L.A., when opening the Cooroy show. Mr. Walker had then said that Victoria was still the stumbling block in the efforts to obtain butter stabilisation. Mr. Bulcock, in reply to this state- ment, said that Western Australia and Victoria were the only States that had not yet agreed to the butter stabilisa- tion scheme. In the case of Western Australia Its participation was not re- garded as vital to the success of the scheme, but It was recognised that unless Victoria became a party it would not succeed. The latest infor- mation he had from that State was that further consideration was being given to the scheme, and it was expected that a decision would be reached shortly. LEGISLATION READY. Discussing a statement made by t...