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Cables. DR. MANNIX. Gives Lie to "Loyalists." [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
Cables. OR. MANNIX. Gives Lie to 'Loyalists.' LONDON, May 13th.— Dr. Mannix sailed to-dav iii the Japanese steamer Kleist. He states that there is no foundation whatever for the state ment that he is travelling by a Jap anese steamer to avoid the BritisR flag. The sole reason is that he in tenas IO visn ja-ya-u, wueic nc »»»' stay for a week before resuming his vovage. He expects to arrive in Brisbane on August 5th, and will prob ably go overland to Melbourne, stay ing a few days in Sydney en route. He scouts the rumour that he is a candi date for the See of Dublin. He is not, he declares, posing as a niartyr for not being allowed to go to Ireland. He could have gone there without sur rendering any principle had he chosen to take the easy course. 'It will not be my fault,' he concluded, 'if Aus tralia does not learn the true state ot affairs in Ireland. England is trying hard to wed America, but Ireland for bids the banns.
A Human Fleet. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
A Hunan Fleet. — %* — Apropos of Mrs. Daisy Bates' in teresting column interview re na tive affairs, with the 'West,' it is well worth recalling a rather amusing story that went the rounds of the clubs some years ago. Mrs. Bates being a sincere and true friend of natives in air parts of the State, had a most picturesque col lection of photographs gathered by herself, of different tribes, and was on one occasion showing the excel lent series to some of the members of the local department that was supposed to 'protect' local abo rigises. Leaving the photographs out on the table and designating each crowd of unclothed binghis, (lubras and piccanines with their cor rect nomens, Mrs. Bates concluded her impromptu explanation with the statement that the pictures practically reviewed the tribes of the whole State. '?Yes, yes,' chipped in the late Billy Mills, who was at the time boss of the depart ment. ' Mrs. Bates, you are quite right*: those photos are a review of the State — a naval re...
Danish Or German? [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
Dnisl or German ? Did you notice this tucked awav in the finance column or the 'West Aus ? tralian' last Monday?: — COLONIAL BUTTER NEGLECTED. Danish Preferred. London, May 0. The Government has reduced its selling; price or butler l»y 70/., mak ing New Zealand l92/_ Australian i86/-, and Argrentme 168/-. Des pite this most sensational reductiof in the history of tne trade New Zen land and Australian butter is still neg lected, as Danish sellers have lowered their orice to 190/-, and consumers prefer fresh made Danish to the older colonial. * We sincerely commend all dinkum Australians to the above paragraph. Because the Danes can quote 2/- a cwt. cheaper over goes the butter business from Australia to the foreigner. Fathers and mothers of brave 'Aussies' who died for the old brave laud of England, and the consumers thereor ought to be delighted with this typical token oi England's regard for the help the Col. onies gave during the great war. The League of Vindictice Victors, of whi...
A Vaunted Custom. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
A Vaulted cistern. 'W': Apropos of the recent Local Onion poll, John Foster Fraser, in his work 'The Amazing Argentine,' writes: 'It might be thought that in Mendoiza, where wine is the cheapest beverage pro curable except water, there would be drunkenness. Not at all. Per haps the case of the people is like that of the girls in confectionery shops: there are so many sweets about they never think of making themselves ill. Now and then there is a relapse. But a Mendozian 'drunk' is not fined and sent to pri son. Armed with a pail he has to give two or three days to getting water out of the rivulets which ruu down the sides of the main streets, and sprinkling the dusty road with it. This is work usually given to boys. So when you see a disgrunt led man engaged at it, you will be quite right in coming to the con elusion he has been imbibing, and the authorities have put him ou this job to disgrace him.' Can anyone picture a similar scene in Perth city streets! Faney a newly -elected an...
COMMENTS ON THE RUNNING. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
COMMENTS ON THE RUNNING. The Hurdle Race saw oniy u?e run n«-i-. At Hie 'Go' High Hand weu' »o (lie front, followed by Explore, with Warambie last. The order was the same at fie next turn. Passing the stand High Hand was well in front from Nonplussed, and going on won by three-quarters of a length, with two lengths between second and third. Ex. plore, a furlong away fourth. Brown Flour got rid of bis boy at the last jump. Betting: 5 to i agst High Hand, 9 to 4 Nonplussed, 4 to 1 srown Flour. First Class Piate. — Half a dozen clas sy sprinters lined up Tor this event. Very Faithful was first to break the line, followed by Persian Belle. The rest were well bunched, with Nystad last to move off. The winner was never headed, winning nicely by two icng-tus from Captain Fo&, with a lengtH and a half between second and third* Thormont was fourth. Nystad was last. Betting: 6 to 4 agst Very Faith ful, 7 to 2 Munjardy or Persian Belle, 8 to i Captain Fox, who wras somewhat handicapped...
RACING AT BELMONT Red Banner's Number Hoisted. Punters Beat The Books. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
RACING AT BELMONT — w — Red Banner's Number Hoisted. Punters Beat The Books. The racing public were catered for this afternoon by the Belinont ParM Club, when a seven-event programme was run oir. covering prize money to Urn amount of 780 sovs. Needless to say the course was in excellent condl thc May llaudicap, of a mile and a quar Thc principal race of the day was tion, after the heavy rains. 1-er, which was won by Mr. H. M. Ed wards' Red Banuer. The weather held oir well until the Welter Handicap, which was run under a shower or rain, but it had little effect on the big crowd that attended. The punters badly beat the books in the day. . Wally Sibbritt was the boy to ride two winners. HURDLE RACE. Of 100 sovs. Two miles and 04 yaraa. R. Burns' High Hand, by Padding ton — High Life, 10.13 (Heffer man ) ? * . . . . 1 Nonplusscl, 10.8 (O'Rourke) .... 2 Warambie. 9.0 (Bennett) ...... 3 Other starteis: Explore, 10.10 (Cu bitt) ; Brown Flour, 9.0 (Spiers). Dividends (for 10/-): S.O., £1;...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
MELROSE TPEATRE. Commencing FRIDAY, MAY 20th- NEXT. FOR THREE NIGHTS ONLY. Matinee, Saturday, May 21st. 'Cartels Vaudeville Academy' Presents ?Bog Blie' pantomime A Whirl of Fascinating Novelties, Scenery and Effects, In 8 Gorgeous Scenes. This Pantomime ran for over 700 nights in the Eastern States, .break ing ajl records for any similar pro duction of recent years. Written, arranged, and produced bv the or ginator of the production,' H Bran son Carter, C-V.A. While Proceeds in Aid o£ R.S.P.C.A. A. W- Crooks, Esq., Secretary. Box Plan opens at 10 a.m. Monday
Subur—Banalities Maylands [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
I Subur-Banalities ?jar Maylands (By 'Outof-Order.') Patrous ol lbe Central Pteture. Gar dens who went early on ****J£'''*'f|' to see snowy -Baker to «ie *«U«low or Lightuiii? R'dffe,' were sntertained by a oreliMiiiary bosia? -fcout between uvo locals UKht iii front or tlie main 'mwe. A crowd or about 200 soon leathered, ar I existed in advisiusr Mic coiitestailis as u» Hie ways aud means of chopping tueinselves to *pleces. An aUojurunieai was made at Uvc to. eight to a mare sccrol\spot, »nd tlwre again the skin aad hair cominenced Dying about, until Hie good scusc of Leu l-ola wiio intervened, 'brought about a - ^ :*'*? Tri. Town MM. ^fcarge and representative number of life residents oV*«4arlandS attended at the onfctal opwurap of t&e;&aH on Sat urday afternoon last, At 3 'pjn. The ctrairman ol tne P'^*™'^^'?' ??£ E W Haute', presided, and seated wiin Him on t!ie stage were Messrs. A. Clydesdale, M.L.A.. A. I. Bfvles, M.L.A.. l-r. Saw an- I Mr. Baxter, M's.LX.. Ro...
CONSUMPTION Important Discovery at the Royal University of Rome By Prof. D. Lo Monaco. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
CONSUMPTION Important Discovery at the Royal University of Rome By Prof. D. Lo Monaco. During the period of the war,' the cables announced that Prof. D. Lo Monaco. Director of Physiological Chemistry at the Royal University of Rome, had discovered' a cure for Pulmonary Tuberculosis. In a pam phlet issued to the medical profes sion, Prot. Lo Monaco says:— 'Amongst the tremendous mala dies which menace the human fam ily most, with their destroying work, tuberculosis perhaps occupies the. foremost position. At the pre sent time after the biggest of wars, which has shaken the world frc-ti» its foundations. I am grateful i ir the opportunity, after many years of research by medicos at niv Uni versity and myself, to offer a treat ment for Pulmonary Tuberculosio, Bronchitis, etc., which will undoubt edly mitigate the sufferings of man kind. We know that many of our young brothers through conditions of misery, denutrition, and general neglect, in which they were held in Germany, Austria, an...
Filling Holes With Gold. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
Filling HUesWll - 'S': A Perth sleuth had, a shock- \'4 ing, shrieking joke played upon him. J It happened this way: — Perth has a \ , wag whose penchant for practical- -i joking knows no bounds of decency. ~'l He knew the detective to be an ava- . \ ridous seeker of promotion,, so it ' ' - was not difficult one evening last week for the Sherlock Holmes-to-be led on to a trail which promised . , much elevation in the ranks of the CXD. 'What is this crime that you say is so rampant, and in which so many men are engaged, as vou ' say, right under the very eye's 4i£-Ji the police?' The wag winked sly ly- * ?-??-??? *J 'Have another brandy my^* friend, and I'll put you on to the biggest coup that has ever fallen to the lot 'of a detective since the days of Deeming.' They brandied, and-vthen: — 'It is this: Gold steal- - ing is rampant; detectives and plain clothes police are supposed to watch every possible avenue for such prac tices on the goldneldsr yet gold, from Kalgoorlie is being ...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
— — ? 1 --? — .. — — . . ?— . . - . „-???? ? , .. ? ?«»-. NOW SHOWING. 1 'THE FIGHTING CHANCE.' A Paramount Artcraft Picture. With 'PICCADILLY JIM,' Featuring OWEN MOORE. AT THE PALLADIUM /to M^ -£V m t1.B.WAPNEB O/1CAIOUD BEFOBE DAV/Y' With 'THE WHITE CIRCLE.' WEDNESDAY. 'WILD HONEY' And FOLLOW THE GIRL.' To-Niqht: 'TOWER OF JEWELS.' WEDNESDAY. i TWO NEW FEATURES. |j DOUGLAS McLEAN 1 and ? ? 'U DORIS MAT I I:i a Joyous Skit on #.. Ji Modern Fads, 11 'LETS BS FASHIONABLE.' |j With EDITH ROBERTS in - | ?THE* FIRE CAT.' d ? ? ? ^ I AT THE PAVILION V| IIP te^l/ff Two-Reel Western ^ i Cf I And 3rd EPisode K/WI 'THE SILENT ¥ ' AVENGES-' I WEDNESDAY. -^ I 'WESTWARD HO' ^ H And WM. S. HART ' - U in 'DOUBLE CROSSED.' * To Night: 'HIS BRIDAL NIGHT' ;?;
WEEK'S FEATURE AMUSEMENTS SATURDAY TO TUESDAY. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
? ^Tit^ ? WEEK'S fEATURE AMUSEMENTS SATURDAY TO TUESDAY. Majestic, — Hay-street, 'Duds,' starring Tom Moore (Fox Film). Grand, Barrack and Murray-streets. — 'The Fighting Chance,' starring Anna ffilsson (Paramount-Artcraft Film). Pavilion, Hay-street. — 'High Speed,' starrine Gladys Kjlett? (Australasian Fil-::s). , Palladium, Hay-street. — 'One Hour Before Dawn,' starring H. B. Warner (Maurice Tourneur Film). WEDNESDAY TO FRIDAY. Majestic. — 'The Adventurer,' starring Win. Farnum (Fox Film). Grand. — 'Let'e Be Fashionable,' starring Douglas McLean (ParamountArt craft Film). Pavilion. — 'Westward Ho,' starring Renee Kelly (411 British Film). Palladium. — 'Wild Honey,' starring Doris Kenyon -Hodkinson Film). THE STAGE. His Majesty's Theatre. — 'So Long Letty.' 'Yes Uncle,' commencing Thurs day, 19th. inst. Shaftesbury. — Peter Brooks' Amusement Co. in ftrvues and Comedy. SU George's Hall. — Every Evening, Horton's Pierrette-Pierrot Piano Co. To.morrow (Sunday) night. — Mclntosh Memor...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
I HIS MAJESTY S J C. WILIAMSON LTD THE BEST OF THEM ALL. 3. C WILLIAMSON'S GIANT MUSICAL COMEDY, 'So Long' Letty' Purveyed in Style by the Ever Popular ^ J. C. WILLIAMSON MUSICAL COMEDY COMPANY. Top Holers in a Top Hole Happening. BOOK AT NICHOLSON'S NOW, because last evening there were those who didn't, but sincerely wished they 'had. NEXT THURSDAY, FRIDAY, and SATURDAY—' YES UNCLE-' THE TREAT OF THE YEAR. Grand Conplimentflry Entertainment r Tendered by the Members of the J- C- WILLIAMSON COMPANY, on SUNDAY NIGHT, 15tH MAY at His Majesty's Theatre ; (Kindly Loaned by B. and J. Fuller) j ' in aid of The MclntosH Memorial Appeal. - B8B5?5O OfejaftpE- 1 PERTH -THECTHER C«*P rOLD(F' ??? ? -^.'p'' ~~ If t. C f. I ^ ra. rrcouLDHTBE^^^fc^SEi fll^^^^ll inOtOf df 11001 V l^^^^%M^^||-: FOR PRACTICAL ? ? 1 -
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
Direction: J. C.fWUliamson &M|| Manager: .. * ? Jack Watt|j ? _ — ^ ; : ;m TO-MIGHT (SuAfcifcYh \M GLADYS BRQCKJpP^in »| MONDAY. -.-l&M 'Untkr Northern li^i| and TOM MOORE in Vtf?jjl . 'DUDSM-3-i WEDNESDAY., '\ ^J WM. FARNUM- ^ 'Tie Ajvqrttrer'
The £10 Organiser At the Loyalist League. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
The £10 organiser At the Loyalist League. 'Marcus'' »vrites: The losing of books is apparently a habit with this Loyalty League people . . . they'll l-e losing their lieiads one of these days. Picked upi a rough minute book in the Terr.-a.ce to-day, which 1 hand to vou for publication: — ' ' Meeting of L eague held Friday May 13. The president in the chair. Correspondence wras received from General Wrangel, Loo Williams, and a Fremantle papes-, asking to be ap pointed official organ of the league. Appointment of Organiser. — Appli- cants for 'the pmsitiou were then ? interviewed iu f,he following order: Mr. P. W. Pruu-ton, who stated, how ever, he wished, to withdraw as the salary was jio.t high enough. Mr. T. G' A. Moiloy, who said the money would. -lo him. Ho was ? both loyal ami. ' patriotic; ho had had two theatres in the city, and had called one the Royal and the1 oitlior Mis ?fl.ajcs ty 's, aud when he got a metal picture of the 'King or the late Queen, »he ?always ob jected t...
Pledges and Excuses [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
Pltff es «m Excises 'M.': — Late last year the Basic Wage Commission made its report. It found that the great majority of the workers of Australia were grossly underpaid — that thedr aver age earnings fell far below what the Commission, after eighteen months of patient investigation, had found to be the wage necessary to support a normal family in decency aud frugal comfort. Mr. William Morris Hughes, Prime Minister of the Common wealth of Australia, had establish ed this Commission because, he de clared, industrial peace could be/had only by payment of a certain, price. 'That price was — said Hughes — Jus- tice to Labour. When the report of the Commis sion showed that that fine phrase, Justice to Labour, meant, in plain figures, a wage of £5 16s. per week, Hughes and the friends of Hughes began to shy at paying it. It would make Australia bankrupt! Nevertheless, in. response to sev ere pressure applied by the direct employees of the Commonwealth Government, Hughes made a state ment...
THE MIRROR Perth, May 14, 1921. Justice A Contrast [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
Perth, May 14, 1921. Justice— A cratrest ? n ? Two youths in this city, very re cently, were called before the Bar of Justice to answer for their wrong doing. The onc^ a weedy looking lad a little over sixteen; the other two years older, but still a boy. Both had been raised in different atmospheres. One was the product of the bush, the other was City bred. One had obviously not the advant age of a breeding that would fit him for a 'wholesome life even in the humbler spheres of his fellows; the other had. Both had been jolted off the narrow path of duty, and had foolishly gone, as crowds had gone before them, other ways, and both by an evil turning came into the clutehes of that terrible thing — the Law. The one has been cast out from Soeiety by Stern Justice and condemned to a living death for ten years. He will grow into man hood amongst criminals, and be indoctrinated by them with the dogmas of crime. The other better classed jbetter-frieuded, goes back to his kindred and to Soci...
A Parallel. [Newspaper Article] — Mirror — 14 May 1921
a pinna. 'H'; Considerable interest ig T8 being taken in Wnglpufl of the move 'J made by Colonel Gretton's Licens- ' ing BilL It aims at malting/ jfa ^ f\ public house a real plafee of «nter- ^ tainment, and to be poshed forward ^ during the present session of the Imperial Parliament*. - \ the am proposes to increase the penalties for drunkenness and dis orderly conduct, and introduces the word 'knowingly' into the defini tion of 'serving intoxicated .per sons.' . ^. Week-day hours of sale would be ; extended, but no opening before 5 ,1; a.nu nor keeping' open after mid- *, night. ? ? ? . .. .' ?-. -M Does the local trade get that 5 -^ aan. and midnight? '.'. The, liquor -v ^13 trade here should at once take the ?''?ii offensive and agitate for 11. pjn. *| closing. Perth streets after nine j; at night are as dark and lively as a -, wowser Sunday-chool picnic. - 'JNL