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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
MAJESTIC 8 P.M. SATURDAY 8 P.M. (1) JOHN BARRYMORE EST BULLDOG DRUMMOND'S REVENGE WITH REGINALD DENNY LOUISE CAMPBELL Drummond runs smack into the case he couldn't resist on his, wedding night, and murder stops the V honeymoon. (2) DOROTHY LiAMOUR LARRY CRABBE ''THRILL OF A LIFETIME WITH THE YAJCHT GMJB B(WS, It's Laugh Time—-LoveTime—Swing Time—-A " Comedy of a Holiday Camp where Love is made or
Teams for- Saturday:—Senior B.: E. Buckley, P. De11,..A. Wheel- er, M. Auckram, Y. Baillie, A. Smith, L. McCree, E. Ashford, J. Marshall, E. Wellington, M. Full- er. ■, ■. ■■■■'...•■ .•'■.■' Junior: 0. Weatherley, .t. Wheeler, S/Cleaver, J. Orr, E. ■ Auckram, P. Bales, F. Kurth, A. ■ Cunningham, M. Turvey, D. Ash- ford, I, Prater. SPORTING FIXTURES. BASKETBALL ABRADE. Hutt . Aotea v.- Upper Hutt, • Hutt Central No. 2, 2.5 p.m. (Mrs. Hook). B GRADE. Upper Hutt v. Lever Bros., Hutt Central No. 1, 3.5 p.m. (Mr O'Sullivan,) C GRADE. Convent C.l. v. Upper Hutt, Hutt Central No: 3, 1.45 p.m...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
MAYFAIR UPPER HUTT'S MODERN STEAM-HEATED THEATRE. 8 p.m. FRIDAY FRIDAY 8 p.m. j HOPALONG CASSIDY RIDES AGAIN! WIU.IAM BOYD / \. r '; . / ■■;■ •■-;-'.■/ Partners of the Plains Sheep men and cattle breeders fight for supremacy of the Plains—Desperadoes dynamite a dam—Hopa- long meets Romance and plenty of trouble. Approved for Universal Exhibition. (2)LEWAYRES & EDGAR KENNEDY IN SCANDAL STREET A daring punch-packed story of a Girl who stepped right out of a scandal into a murder. Recommended by Censor for Adult Audiences. Matinee 2 p.m. SATURDAY vy Matinee' 2 p.m. Evening 8 p.m. V Evening 8 p.m. 8 p.m. MONDAY 8 p.m. SHIRfeEY TEMPLE '■/'■ ■.:/:.■ IN LITTLE MISS BROADWAY with . George Murphy - Phyllis,Brooks - Jimmy Durante Edna Mac Oliver - El Brendel. I Everything that's new in song and a Shirley of surprises steps out to capture your heart ; again-—surrounded by»the fun makers of the screen. Approved for Universal Exhibition. , 8 p.m. WEDNESDAY 8 p.m. ADVENTTIBE RIDES AGAIN. The ...
FOOTBALL. UPPER HUTT'S SECOND WIN. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
UPPER HUTT'S SECOND WIN.
The second match : of the .cham- pionship for the junior team was played on Saturday last, when they met and defeated Oriental by 18—6. , ■ - Oriental kicked and.took play up the field, but Morton, with a nice kick sent the ball back, and from a line-out theyball came out to the backs, McCarthy receiving, went over for a nice try.. Morton missed the kick, 3—o. ' Oriental not to be outdone, at- tacked and caught the local backs out of opposition, going over in the corner. The extra points were missed, 3—3. Upper Hutt were next awarded a free kick but Morton missed a difficult kick. Oriental again got going and "another try was the outcome of a good movement. Again the kick missed, Oriental 6. Upper Hutt 3. Upper Hutt forwards got going and with a good rush, took play right into Oriental. twentyvfivf; yard line. An infringement' jri the scrum gave Upper Hutt the chance to even up tlie score and Morton made no mistake with thv> kick, 6—...
NOTES. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
. The second . match' proved that Upper Hutt has a great junior team, and under the direction/of Mr. J. Paul, their coach, should go -a long way. Oriental was unlucky to lose one of their players in the second half—through injury. The whole of the back division played good football, with Mc- Carthy outstanding, \ who played one of his best games on the park. Of the . forwards, McNeil. Wyeth and Francis were the pick. McNeil is a tiger for work and simply relishes in hard clean football. On No. 2 ground,* Hutt (Army) met Marist and a very good game was witnessed. The first half Army had the best of the game, and at the interval had a sub- stantial lead. The second half Showed Marist in its true'spirit.
and a very exciting game con- cluded -with the Marist boys wiu- ners by 23—18. The game was exciting from start to finish, and Army were perhaps a' little un- lucky in not sharing the points with their opponents. Mr. O. J. Plummer ably con- trolled the game.
OTHER RESULTS. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
Upper Hutt Thirds defeated ; Oriental by 24—9. The feature of this game, that out of the. 24 points scored by Upper Hutt, Cooper was responsible for 21 of them. Upper Hutt Fourths Went under to Petone by 17 points to nil. The Fifths also suffered defeat at the hands of Wellington by 12 points to five:
CORRESPONDENCE: [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
It is understood that the opin- ions, criticisms, or suggestions ex- their own and not necessarily the views of the "Leader." Corres- pondence- can appear under a nom-de-plume but correspondents must enclose their name and ad- dress to the Editor. (To the Editor). Sir, ..'.,, . . Your issue of 4th May contains' an •' advertisement, relating to a Sunday concert. Presumably the i Borough Council gave permission for the holding of this entertain- ment on.the Lord's Day. I notice that the mockery of designating the function as a "Sacred Con- . cert" has not been followed, on this occasion.. I think it is about time the. Christian members of the should make ah em- phatic protest against the frag- rant violations of the Pay of Rest which are now so much in evi- dence, a ,'v EXODUS, 20:8. The above letter wag referred to several of the leading citizens of the, Borough who stated they were in favour of Sunday night concerts provided they commenced after the religious. ...
WOMEN'S DIVISION FARMERS' UNION. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
WOMEN'S DIVISION FARMERS' UNION.
The Upper Hutt Branch of the Women's Division of the Farmers' • Union held their' monthly meeting recently. Mrs. Hawthorne pre- sided over a large attendance of members. ;'.:-.\ ; The competition for the month a plate of the best fancy iced biscuits which was won by Mrs. -Clifford, Mrs. Collett gaining- sec- ond, place. A very interesting talk, was given by Mrs. Hawthorne on her impressions of Honolulu. The hostesses for the afternoon were Mrs. J. Gorrie and Mrs. Maher. " Kitty: Gracious-, it's been five years since I've, seen you. Ton look lats older. Eat: Really, my dear! I don't think I would have recognised you if it wasn't for the/ coat, '
A TALE OF TWO SONS Business Diget (Chicago, III.) [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
A TALE OF TWO SONS
Business Diget (Chicago, III.)
There was a.prosperous farmer who bad two sons. He was proud of his sons and justly so, for they "were fine boys, tall, handsome, fine workers around the farm, and no bad habits. ■ WTien the farmer died, he pro- vided for his two sons. To each was left a nice farm and some "cash in the bank." Two nice farms, ? all stocked,' land in nice . •condition and ready to produce. The two farms were so much alike they, could, be called twin farms, the north fence of one was the south fence of the other. The two .sons married sisters vho were/daughters of a up?- s- -hour farmer. These two sisters were used to farm life well ble to do their nart in running the household. These two -sons settled down to their life work of running their respective farms. They both worked diligently 'from sun-up to dark, milking, haying, raising crops and. to all surface appearances, one labour- ed as long and as hard as the other. : 1 -But, there was a...
LAUGH WITH US. WHAT'S IN A NAME? [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 11 May 1939
LAUGH WITH US.
WHAT'S IN A NAME?
During the. South African War an Australian Colonel, who might have seen service in India (it was rumoured), and whose sobriquet was "Biltong" (he was tough) be- came attached to the 6th N.Z.M.R. for a time. A Tommy Lieut, was also at- tached to us, and his nom-de- guerre was ' \ Pull Through;'' be- cause of his slender physique., The "English Johnny," as we called them in those days, com- plained one day to . the Colonel that "these beastlay trooDahs call me Pull Through—dash-it'all—." f: That's nothing, man alive," the Colonel answered. "They call.me Biltong the B—and I con- sider it a, term of great endear- ment,"—Sixth Contingent, Bobbin followed the landlady into the room. "Ton. should be hcie and comfortable here.'' she said. "Of course, J shall require you to pay me. a week's rent in advance." "I will pay you now." answered Bobbin. "I believe in starting with a clean sheet." "Ahem!' coughed the landlady, as she counted the rent mon...
Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 18 May 1939
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Death and Funeral of Mr.P. Robertson IMPRESSIVE CEREMONY MANY PUBLIC PEOPLE PRESENT. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 18 May 1939
Death and Funeral of Mr.P. Robertson
MANY PUBLIC PEOPLE PRESENT.
The news of the death of Mr. Peter Robertson, Mayor of Upper Hutt, on Sunday last cast a gloom over the whole of the borough. Throughout his residence iii Upper Hutt Mr. Robertson had been looked upon as a friend to all and the public offices held; by- him have always been carried out with distinction and credit to the borough. His death removes from our midst a man who was always looked upon as being fair-minded in whatever office he filled. Born at Eaglehawk, Bendigo, Australia, on May 14th, 1880, Mr. . Robertson came to New Zealand in 1900, taking up residence in Lower Hntt. In 1911 he com- menced business at Upper Hutt as a coach-builder and undertak- er, and later in conjunction with the late Mr.' Dick operated a carrying business between Upper Hntt and Wellington. From the time of taking uprr- s sidence -in this district he became very active in public and local body work. Du...
FUNERAL. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 18 May 1939
The,funeral, which took place on Tuesday afternoon was one of the largest ever witnessed in the district, the cortege, extending over a mile in length. . The Muni- cipal Band- led the procession, by' the Upper Hutt, Silverstream and representatives of other Fire Brigades. The hearse was attended by represen- tatives of the : Labour . Party. Following were 'the. deceased's re- latives, Government" representa- tives, Councillors, ex-Councillors,. ■ members- of local bodies, Labour. Party members. Borough Council staff, Returned Soldiers' Associa- tion, South Afric.an Veterans' As- sociation, business" people: and other organisations,, all of whom /mnrchod to "St. John's Church, Trentham. The rear of the pro- cession was brought up with cars of which there were over 100. The wreaths which made a mag- nificent display were carried on the fire engine. .-._'-. On arrival at the church gates, the Rev: N. E. Winhall, \yica~r.; niet the. cortege and led it into the church wher...
Report of Women's Organisation's Queen Carnival Committee. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 18 May 1939
Report of Women's Organisation's Queen Carnival Committee.
Officers.—-President, Mrs. T. Spencer; Secretary, Mrs. Hyslop; Treasurer, Mrs.. Edwards; Com- mittee, Mesdames Gorrie, F. Whiteman, P...'rtobertson, Fenn, McGill, McHugh, R. Bradley, Gayley, Mbrley,. and Wilmeshurst. Ladies, —'..,.'; As the contest was to be of six weeks' duration only it meant that we must all work hard from the beginning" to raise funds.. Our first effort was that of a euchre afternoon held in the R.S.A. roonis on Thursday, March 30th, followed by a Street Day, held on April 6th. Members worked from 9 a.m. until 8.30 p.m. at a bring and buy stall. * Considering this was the day be- fore the Easter Holidays,, "and many of our committee were un- able to attend owing to sickness.' the result was very gratifying to those who did put in ; time at the stall A live sheep was donated by Mr. F. Whiteman for guessing the live weight, this helping to swell the day's takings. On April 13th a very success- ful da...
UPPER HUTT BOROUGH COUNCIL. Supplementary District Elector's Roll. Election of Mayor. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 18 May 1939
UPPER HUTT BOROUGH COUNCIL.
Supplementary District Elector's Roll.
Election of Mayor.
The District' Elector's? Roll '-is now open for inspection'; at the \ Council Offices, Main .Road, Upper Hutt, dur- ing Office hours. ' A Supplementary District* Elector's Roll is now being prepared arid will close on Monday, 39th of May, 1939. Persons not under 21 years of age, resident 12 'months in ' the Dominion, and three months in the Borough of "Upper Hutt are eligible for the en- rolment.- i Forms of j enrolment may be . ob- tained, on application to the under- signed. B. M. WILMSHURST, '"' Town Clerk.
BOROUGH OF UPPER HUTT. ELECTION OF MAYOR TO FILL EXTRAORDINARY VACANCY. [Newspaper Article] — Upper Hutt Leader — 18 May 1939
BOROUGH OF UPPER HUTT.
ELECTION OF MAYOR TO FILL EXTRAORDINARY VACANCY.
Pursuant to the Local Elections and Polls Act, 1925,. and its amende ments, I HEREBY GIVE NOTICE THAT AN ELECTION WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, 10th day of June, 1939, for the purpose-of elect- ing a Mayor for the Borough of Up- per Hutt, and I hereby appoint the Council Offices, Main Road, Upper Hutt, as the place, and Tuesday the 30th day of May, 1939 (before noon) as the day for the nomination of can- didates for Sucii .office. Nomination papers may be obtained at the Bor- ough Office. A deposit of £10 must accompany the nomination. Dated at Upper Hutt.this 15th day of >May, 1.939. • B.; M. WILMSHURST, Returning Officer for the Borough of Upper Hutt.