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"THE ONE BRIGHT SPOT." Cheaper Loan Money. Senator McLachlan Looks Ahead. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
'THE JONE BRIGHT SPOT.? Cheaper Loan Money. Senator McLachlan Looks Ahead. 'There Is no doubt that Auitra lla Is approaching a eritleal period In her national history, and the one brijht spot appears to be pros pects of obtaining cheaper money overseas.' When a representative ot ine ncgm» ailed upon Senator A. J. McLachlan [Honorary Federal Minister) on Wedues lay, he found him considerably perturbed :oncerning the present and future econo mic position of Australia— more perturbed, jbvioiisly, than he cared to admit; but t was not difficult to appreciate the seri lusness with which he viewed the position into which the, States and the Common ircalth have been placed. ? : -. As his first sentence indicated, however, ic is striving to find an excuse for opti mism, and sees in the prospect of cheaper money one direction in which financial stringency may, at least to some extent, je relieved. ? 'This prospect,' he said, 'will be en banced if the financial agreement between. the States a...
IN and OUT of the CITY TODAY'S WEATHER FORECAST. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
IN and OUT TO-DAY'S WEATHER FORECAST. Fine and hot. with east to north wlnds, &nbsp; but a cool, westerly change later in the &nbsp; west, and extendlng eastward. &nbsp; By Autolycus. .At luncheon on Wednesday I met Sir &nbsp; &nbsp; Victor Wilson and Mr. W. A. A. West. They had just returned from Mount Craw- ford after having spent a week's holiday at that delightful retreat. &nbsp; We talked about subterranean clover, Corriedale sheep, giant gum trees, and &nbsp; other characteristics of this sylvan locality, and then Sir Victor Wilson said: —"I had an interesting chat with George Warren, a son of the late Hon. John Warren, and he told me the second and third life should not have been lost in the well tragedy at Gumeracha. He said all that was necessary was to throw half a dozen buckets of water down the well &nbsp; and the foul air would have been driven to the top. Mr. Warren said, 'But every- body knows that.' I. r...
"UNHEALTHY SITUATION." Mr.Gilbert's Motives. LONDON, January 2. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
'UNHEALTHY SITUATION/' : Mr. Gilb«rt'« Motivcj. / : LONDON, Jnauary 2. ? 'Mr. Parker Gilbert's verdict is certain to be questioned in Germany,' says The Daily Telegraph's diplomatic correspon dent. - 'It may also awaken mirnriw among those who assumed that his advo cacy of the revision of the Dawes Plan is based on Germany's incapacity to con tinue the stipulated payments. 'Mr. Gilbert is influenced not by a speculative estimate of Germany's future prosperity, but by the general unbealthi ness of the present situation. His main argument is that the period of testing Germany's stability and reliability has ended, and the time com* to return to normal conditions.'
"RESTLESS NIGHT" KING'S LONG STRUGGLE. CONDITION UNCHANGED. NEW TREATMENT ADOPETED. LONDON, January 2. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
'RESTLESS NIGHT' KING'S LONG STRUGGLE. - ' '- .- ? *: ? ' CONDITION UNCHANGED. NEW TREATMENT ADOPTED! LONDON, January 2. ; Uespite his having spent a restless night, the condition of His Majesty King George remains un changed from' last, evening.' . , ' The bulletin was issued from Buckinu 11am raiace- at 11.15 a.m. It was signed by. Sir Stanley Hewett, Sir Hugh. iRigby,' and lord Dawson of Pcnn. The Home Secretary (Sir William Joyn son-Hicks) left London to-day for a 'holi- day, at Mcnton. ? Sis departure is signifi cant, because be has been in very close touch with the palace throughout the ill ness of the King. The Minister states .that he had. a consultation with the doctors before he decided it was safe to go, and that' they feel that the worst of the illness is over, and that they have, every -reason to hope that a slow; but gradual, improvement will take place.
SHOP WRECKED. Explosion and Fire. Owner Injured and Arrested. SYDNEY, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
SHOP WRECKED. :V . ? 'j?-:i&iiili^imit^'and-v...Flre.. Owner Injured and Arrested . . .. ??'.. ''??? ??'. SYDNEY,, Wednesday. ' _; After his boot shop in Homer street) - Earlwood, had been wrecked by an explo sion this morning, Frank Edward Massey, aged 32 years, was arrested on a charge n arson:, ?????. ? . : ? The police found him' suffering from burns to the face and. hands. He had a Barrow escape from death. 1 Shortly -before-. 3' o'clock this* morning the explosion startled the neighbourhood, and /a fire- which followed' the explosion gutted theahop. The.sbop-is in- the front of a building naed isa social hall, and adjoins other . business premises. The force of the ex plosion- blew off a large part of the roof. The- walls of the hall were cracked, and plate glass in the windows of the adjoin ing shops was shattered. : At first the origin of the explosion' and fire was a mystery, bnt later the police reported that they had found two- petrol tins in a lane at the rear of...
BAROMETER. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
BAROWETER. ? ?y-i}»-Yl*«N.. 29.86; -!^Mff Tbt fcliowlng. table gives tha slz-hoarsly cn- ected and reduced to neso sea letel snd rare* irter 'readings idnring tbe list three day's. SI eg. Fsbr and standard '(nritj. correspondiDC nth tat weather map:—. .. . '.''.' . ? '. . J ».m. S ajn.. S pjn.' 9 p.m. fonday ? .. .. 30.01 - 30.07 20.97 29.90 ?uesdiy .... 29.84 '29,89 29.94 30.08 Tednesday # . 30.06 30.09 29.92. 29.80 ? WEATHER'llEPORTS'JlKb FORECASTa, ? Supplied by the Common*ealth Uetcorolofrist.) ??:?? ? . ', - ? ADELAIDE,' Wednesday. ? ?'? ? . Forecssli.* .'?'.'. . : South . Australia' (issued at 0 p.m., Wedncs ar). — Fine und 'hot,- with cast to north winds, nt » cool westerly change, later in' In; west, mi Kitendins: castnsrd. , . . Western Australls.^-OlouiJIy and unsettled In auth-west, with further scattered ehoners. some hunjer on .fields; otherwise .flne.. '.Cool west 3 rfouth winds, estendins;' trom ooait. : Qucfnslmd.— Cloudy en ? coast, with lurther mattered, rain and t...
THE MAN ON THE LAND. DISTINCTION IN DAIRYING. Roseworthy College Gradute's Success. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
THE MAN ON THE LAND. Disjif^ibiiiju»M Roseworthy College Gradute's -^?lt will -be - noted with interest ' that another old student of ; Rasewortby; Agri cultural College had achieved a nne dis tinction. Information has come to hand iat Jtir. uonn Afrion \.:uw.*, u» kuuicu the liawkesbury Agricultural - College dairying, diploma with honours, at a recent examination. 'Ibis is the highest diploma in dairying in Australia.' This young man is lue son of Mr. James Close, formerly weir known in mining circles in Tasmania until his health broke down under the strain of the mining7 disaster that occurred in that. State some years ago. South Australia,- therefore, can claim him as hcr's and fell proud. * After having finished liis primary edu cation in the State schools he studied for two years at the. Technical College at Hobart, and then feeling the call of the land was for three years at Koscworthy College, where he obtained his diploma in 1925. FronV there he spent two years at Mr. J.-H....
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
? AUCTIONS. ABSTRACT OP 8ALES BY AUCTKK ; THIS DAY. Theodore..Bnice i Ca— At 14 Stanford itreet Parkslde, at two^— Household furniture. The 8.A.- Farmers' Co-operatke Union, Limited, —At Morphett street, at half-past eleven— Live Poultry. ' THIS AFTEBXOO.V, AT 2. SALE OP. WELL-BUILT FHEESTONE-AND BRICK VILLA AND HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE. AT THE RESIDENCE. 14 STANFORD STREET, PARKSIDE. TO-DAY (Thursday), 3rd January, at 2 p.m. THEODORE BRUCE & CO . have received Instructions from Mrs. 0. J, DOWN (who Is leaving the State), to sell bj auction as above. '. Frcestone-and-Brick Double-fronted Villa ol Five Booms, Kitchen, Bathroom, and all con veniences, being the whole of the land comprised In CertUlcats of Title Volume' 510, Folio. 108, contalnine 14 perches or thereabouts. Foil particulars of the Household Furniture .and Effects appeared in .yesterdays Register. On View this morning. Auctioneers' Offices and Salerooms, TOa Gren fell street. ? . : - .? ? . . ? . LIVE POULTRY -SALES....
PARTED AT A BRAWL Met Again at Hospital. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
PARTED AT A BRAWL Met Again at Hospital. Two men who were invjlved in a brawl in the city on Wednesday night were ru,dely parted when they were struck on their heads with bottles. One of them -vas tound By tiie police at xhe scene ot the excitement in Newmarket street,- off North terrace west, ' and the other was picked up in Victoria, square, nearly a mile away. Both were bleeding profusely irom wounds in the head, and they met igain about an hour later when they were taken to the Adelaide Hosrital for medical treatment. .''''. Thomas McCarthy (25), was' almost at tbe door of his house. when he became nixed up in an argument .with some other uen. . Bottles started to _fly, and then the police were - summoned. McCarthy was 'oimd bj» P.C. Stevenson on his* doorstep :overed with blood. from a wound above the temple. ?' ? ' . ; -In the , meantime P.C. Williams picked ip a man in 'Victoria square, who also wasVcovered with blood. He gave his oame as Donald Mclntosh (47), of Angas street...
DECREASE IN TASMANIA. "HOBART, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
DECREASE JN TASMANIA. ; -'HOBART. Wednesdav: The Tasmanian consolidated revenue re rurns for the six months show tt-decrease )f £87,000 compared wjth.the correspond ng period of the previous financial year. Dhe figures were:— £1,310,799, as com -ared with £1-^98^70. The decrease is ihiefly due to the reduced epecial Fede al grant, which was £80,000 less for the jeriod. Thp revenue of tbe HydroElec :ric Department showed an increase, as lid the land tax, by £11,000, and the motor ax by £0,000; but income tax was less jy £10,000; probate duties by £15,000; md railway revenue by £14,000.
WOMAN HURT. BATTERED WITH BOOT LAST. Man with Throat Cut. MELBOURNE, Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
teP™, ' : s 'MELBOURNE^ Wednesday.;' V '?'\ In a house, in Lothian street,,', ? -North ifelbouriie, to-night, * con; i . stable .found- »- woman 'whose fa-». ? and head haioecH badly bat tered.- -'-: . r;'S'v :-* V ' A mai^-who was .bleeding 'from - a deep wound in the throat was in a room up stairs;' Both were admitted to the Mel bourne iHospital. Their names were:— : Mfs.-, Ada Condon (45), , of Lothian itreet, North Melbourne; 'cuts to face and liea'd. .. . ? ' Robert Sterr j (45), of Abbotsford street, (forth Melbourne;' .'cut 'throat. .?' ? la. a statement to the police, Dorothy Dondon (17) said that Sterry had been in ihehibit of visiting her mother, who was i--widoV, for some time. He had not been to the house for several weeks, but this evening he returned and said he had just come back from Sydney. ; He had a meal with them and later the girl went upstairs. , ' . ' Hearing screams,- she rushed down the Btairs and saw her mother bleeding from a gash below the. left .eye. ; A...
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. NEW YEAR'S THOUGHTS. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
LEHERS TO THE EDITOR. NEW YEAR'S THOUGHTS. From Hon. A.. HKaiUfi:- unoer his heading various opinions and, ^lutions for our. troubles , have' - been advanced., which embrace the spending of large sums of borrowed - money, the reduction of hoars of labour, and the -'curtailing of output. The Utopian dreamer is also in evidence, while the tnaii of 'science and the theologian have taken part. . . To those who advocate the . borrowing policy, let me say that .our chief trouble has been brought about by overstepping the bounds of discretion in that respect. To- the dreamer who sees a- paradise in. the distant future, the man in the street will say that he wanto the Utopian bene- ' fits in these times. To the scientist, let me say that the process is too slow to ' sive the immediate benefits desired, and ' to the theologian let me 'say that if his diurclios were full tormorrow, that wouM. uot be a panacea for to-day. Platitudes ore tickling to the ear, but do not fill empty stomachs. I lo...
COOK RUNS AMOK. Employer's Thumb Bitten. £300 Damage to Cafe. COROWA (V.), Wednesday. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
COOK RUNS AMOK. Employer's Thumb Bitten. £300 Damage to Cafe. ? ? COROWA - V3: ' Wednesday. Acook employed -by Mr1. J.H.Conomy., proprietor of the London Cafe, had an argument with his' employer, and .after wards ran' amok. '.?'? ' '}?' He armed himself with a knife and made an, attack on- Conomy. '. The pro prietor-had a thumb nearly. bitten off. Several valuable showcases were smashed by the cook, who used a* chair, and nearly everything breakvblc in the shop, includ ing marble tops of tea tables, cash regis ters, ic. was broken. . _ ' .- -Later James Mitchell was placed in a padded cell at ''the public - hospital, and text' morning he was formally charged at the Police Court and remanded. ; Mr. Conomy estimates the damage to his. property at £300.' ' ... ... ?'.
CASUALTIES. FIRE IN OAT CROP. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
CASUALTIES. FIRE IN. OAT CROP. MOUNT GAMBIER. December 3i:-MJn Friday afternoon a crop' of oats near the aerodrome in the Peweena Estate was destroyed by fire. Men working in tho vicinity aid ail they could to' extinguish the flames. They also telephoned to Mount Gambier, and Mr. J. MeB. Cameron, captain of the fire brigade, with several carloads of men, was soon on the scene. The volunteers worked with a will and mastered the fire, but not before great damage had been done both to 'the standing crop and to the portion cut and stooked. About 80 acres was destroyed, and the loss is. a heavy one, as the crop teas one of the best in the district. The oats were the property of Messrs. W. H. Kennedy and W. Harfull. Mr. Harfnll bad his half insured, but Mr. Kennedy's was not covered by insurance. DEATH ON RIVER BANK. On Wednesday' morning Walter Ellis (65) was found dead on the banks of the Biver Torrens, near the Hindmarsh Cemetery. He had only recently arrived from the country, and had ...
CHRISTMAS VISIT TO NORTHCOTE HOME. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
CHRISTMAS VISIT TO NORTHCOTE HOME. tart Eatnrdty it Xorthnite Home, Kottlicote, Bimm, Mitron A. M. Fotttr entertained jnothers ind .babies, who had stayed at the home since it. was cpened. in June; alto some older chil dren, friends, and memben of the committee. Uatron Fostrr and her aniitant, !inne Under 'roodj gave ereiy one a pleasant afternoon. The home was decorated willi coloand stnamen. red-and-gold ChrUtma* bells, boljy. aod t;la iiolus, ind a Qirbtmas trees stood in the Iking room, from which Santa Clana banded toys and bonbons to each child. An hour or two w»« rpent in naewins; acquaintances, comparing and idmirin; the babies (including tiny twin bora 19 days old. wiitly kept in their room in tiieir little nibs) — and partaMut; of afternoon tea.
LONDON SAYS [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
LQtrooir says-; y'Tor afternoon Wear the hat is -almost invariably as email -as' possible and planned togive the head a clearly /defined,: ieat outline. Not every woman can wear. thesu tiny, hats successfully, and for the 'older' women /especially -a softly turned ' back brim going up in front and coming down at one or both -sides is much more becoming.' ' , 'In' any smart .afternoon gathering almost every woman present will; be wear ing a black satin frock with' slight touches if' white at neck and wrists, or all-black with a white buttonhole or a handsome diamond corsage ornament,. The coat will be:tf-black-faced~cloth with a high collar, jnd nerhaps ldng'.'cuffg; of -brown fur (in a :ew luxurious cases,. of ermine),. the Whole ;ept very neat and simple. Beige stockings ind plain pull-on gloves of' beige suede will be worn— or white gloves, if the fur is (phite— and a small- flat envelope of black tnteiope with a paste and enamel clasp will je carried. And the bat,' almost without...
BLACKWOOD RADIO CLUB. Fixtures. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
BLACKWOOD RADIO CLUB. Fixtures. ' January 19.— Final business meeting for the financial year.; : :? February 2.— Sixth annual meeting. navo - spent ine inst week camping in the shack and in consequence VK5BR has ' been heard testing at all hours of the day and night. In the early hours of the morning the power is high and the transmitter hss been given an excellent test. The trans mitter is one of the master-oscillator type the only one in South Australia, and om of the very few in the Commonwealth It differs slightly, however, from the usual master-oscilator inasmuch as the oscil lator is modulated; this means a smallei modulator valve and a corresponding de er' — in coat. The pick-up used is an English type, which in conjunction with the microphone, feeds into a push-pull input transformer connected in the speech amplifier. The speech amp. itself is simplicity and economy Dersonified as it consists of only one stage. The plate 13 supplied with 90 volts B. ind 6 volts grid-bias is ...
AMUSEMENTS. GARDENS' THEATRE. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
AMUSEMENIS. GARDENS' THEATRE.' ?Withi,-8uch- comedians as. 'Scratcher' Ross, ' 'Artie'' HelnMley, and - 'Tiny' Per rip ' it ;is .'noVmrader Ithat the Humphrey BisnoD Company is - eniovinz such wide popularity. 'Bcratcher;' will for. the. last time to-night 'tnnB' the piano' and Iplay the: part of 'Daddy'^to the Parisian doll; while'Ajtie' will also wonder what Jie is going '-to' do .next, and ' 'Tiny' will, dis course ©n his or her husbands. Coupled with their clever turns is the 'artistic sing ing- of Walter Kingsley, Thelma Trott, Maurice Jaffey, and Cecily Audibert. To further; enhance the' ehoyt from, a musical standpoint a first-class orchestra is con ducted by' Mr. Humphrey Bishop. A bright sppt in 'the programme is the. spe cialty jdance. by -Elaine Maye, Gwen Wes ton, and Marie Lahilon, -while Jack Mayer inV association with . Alan Kitson .have a'; very 'fine not pourri of singing and dancing which - is exceedingly popular. A complete change of programme will be given; to-mo...
GREAT NORTHERN CLUB. Jubilee Sports Meeting. APPILA, January 2. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
GREAT NORTHERN CLUB. Jubilee Sports Meeting. ~ '?'. ?APPTT.A. ?.Tnnunrv 2. Tho Great Northern Athletic' and Cycling Club's jubilee meeting was' held at Stacey Park, 'Appila 'Yarrowie, on, Jjfw Vmi-'r T)av. . Prixe money.- .and trophies ;wcre allouea to me vaiue ot *?**-, »«u » most successful fixture resulted. The com irlittee. and particularly its chief- execu- tive officers, Messrs. G.S.' Wurst (presi dent), and. V. C. Slec (secretary) are de serving .of, the' congratulations extended to them by witora on the success achieved and the satisfactory manner in which the fine sportB programme- was . carried put. To hold sports meetings for practically' an uninterrupted period for half a century is a- notable' event, and 'is a fine revela tion of the public-spiritedness and interest of what has always been, and.is.-stai, a comparatively Email community. . ; Weather conditions were fair. The wind, which during the afternoon vcered'around to the west, brought up a good deal of dust, but a...
CRICKET. SQUATTERS V. COCKBURN. [Newspaper Article] — The Register News-Pictorial — 3 January 1929
CRICKET. SQDATTEBS V. COCKIHjIU.' Ths saaattew arotraa uocnouni |u*jc. ,»«?» annoU nwteh «alnrt the Opckburnteam laat tnninga and 41 'nf-t_,!2rM:7fflt?.tt5*-.l,«S£ Inning*, 54.— P. Frtb«!ll«hlm.?l-^-«3ft~Su not olit 1». Second tatom^ II— %0ComM it i -Umthatn 15. Codcbnrn, first Inning*, l!?ij LrTcTl' W. Men* 41. O. Megaw 40. A. Smith 18 . EAMBLKB3 V. ASOASTOS.. . . ' Tilt Bambkn' Cricket Club motored to Ar.pt io. rSn Amlre?OTy Day and I played the l«.l team an all-day match on the Angarton Oral. The tWHpb captain won the tc« and ^ had tort ui of the wlriet.' With only 0 wlckeU torn the Bambcr.Vlnt.ingf »aa ierlared clo«d at 303^ tararton -was. d!smts»d -for 17B. The. dty team. -4arcd).-A. S. HolthouK 7^, J. S'«'ra5i4..L' P Babbagi! not out 55, 8. Jenklnn not out..!*. A. P. Fox 11; B. Ninnla 2 for 35. B. «»«!*? 2 for 46 G BreBie I for 9. M. Hum 1 for 43. Arsirton. lTsl-B. MattUkc 84. V Hura 27 O. Yate. ic. B. SlnnU 15. L. Hum 11; B.y Merwr 3 for 17, E. Holthoui* S for 3.,.T'» rranci»...