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Cowes Topics [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
Cowes Topics Rain having softened the ground, the digginn of chicory is now in full swine, and is likely to prove re munerative. The freights via Stony Pointtto Melbourne have become prohibitive. It is impossible to send. onions, potatoes and chaffand make a proft out of it. However, things may Improve, for I hear that the old ketch 'Stephen"- is coming back to the Cowes run, and is to be commanded' byher old owner. A concert was given by the Cowes Choral Society at the Mechanics' Hall last Thursday; and proved a great success. The items were numerous and varied. Solos were.I sung by Mesdames Robinson, Neil son and Davey with a sweetness that met approbation and ap planus from an appreciative audience. The choral songs by the full choir were rendered successfully and showed the result of painstaking teaching on the part of the teacher, the Rev; E. Robinson. Mr D. Robb proved his capacity as a violinist and reciter, and also gave:us a skirl of the pipes in fullHighland costume M?r Gr...
Progressive Seaford The Carrum Vale Road and Foreshore Discussed [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
Progressive Seaford ! The Carrum Vale Road and Foreshore Discussed The monthly meeting of the Sea for Progress Association was held on Saturday evening lastl The chair was u~ upled by Mr T' Cotton,. in the absence of the President (Mr C. Hunter), who in indisposed. Other members present were :-Messrs J. Martin, Wiltshire, Wilson, Gration, Skipper, seenr., Matorana, Klauer (secretary) and Cre Armstrong and Howell. Mr Gratlon referred to the certifl cates received by the recently ap pointed Crown Lands bailiffs. He skecd if it would be possible to far nish bailiffs with a badge which could be carried by officers when abroad. Offenders 'when remonstrated with could no doubt demand some evidence of, authority, and the certificate fur nished was not of' a nature to con veniently carry about. Mr Wiltshire moved that the matter be brought under the notice of the Crown Lands Department and the suggestion made that badges be issued. Seconded by Cr.Howell and carried, Mr Wiltshire asked if an...
TANTI. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
TANT i Adameon, Strettle and Co. Pty. Ltd. report. :-We held .our usual monthly sale on Monday last, when there was a good yarding of pigs. fair snpply_ of sheep, and a small yarding of caltle. Sale very satisfactory, Milkers-heifers to £19 Se; cows' £15 123 6d; springers to £17 12s 6d. Bacon, £5 15e to £6 5s; porkers to £8 14e; stores, 56s; suckers to 80S; calves, small, 15e; lambe, 19e 3d; wethers, 21s 3d: roosters, 10s 6d; hens, 6e.
Letter Box To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
Letter Box To the Editor. Sir,-May I as an outside, be al lowed to express myself on a matter which attracted my attention, name ly, the splendid lighting system at Pearcedale Hall I had the pleasure of being present at a very enjoyable function. held there on Wednesday, the 18th inst. Great was my surprise on beholding the brilliant illumina tion of which Pearcedale can now boast. On enquiring the nature of the light, I was informed by one of the trustees of the hall that it was installed by the Moorelight Co. of Anstralia, and has advantages over otheresimilar lights-- ist cheaper than any other, and a great saving over the usual kerosene lamps. What struck me as very advantagious was the sim plicity with whioh'it can be lighted. I have lived until, quite recently in town, arnd have always felt the want of a good light in the country, but surely country people can now be as comfo:table in that respect as their more fortunate town brothers, and a saving of money too. In conclusion ...
Mr Downward Replies To Charges Made by Brighton Hostel Inmate To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
Mr Downward Replies To Charges Made by Brighton Hostel Inmate To the Editor. J would like to give the facts with regard to a letter appearing last issue re my refusing to admit dis abled soldiers to the benefit race meeting at Mornington. I did not refuse to admit the soldiers in question to the meeting, because injured and disabled soldiers always obtain free admittance to all parts of the course, and a good many soldiers were granted these privil eges as usual on May 12th inst. I did, however, refuse to admit their motor car to the Paddock, for the reason that there is a minute on the books of the club to the effect "That no motor cars be allowed inside the Paddock, and that any cars containing injured and disabled soldiers be paddocked in the space set apart for members cars at the paddock cntrance gates." This letter gives the other side of the case. Thanki6ig you, Yours &c. HERBERT DOWNWARD, Sec. Mlornington Racing Club.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
PLUMBER and all HOUSE REPAIRS H. B. LEGGE, Yuille Street, Frankston (24 Year's City Experience) Water Services Connected-Gas-Sewerage-Electric Bells Installed. STATE SAVINGS BANK OF VICTORIA The Farmers' Bank l ! Credit Foncier Loans on Special Terms to Re Farm Properties. turned Soldiers, Dependents, Red Cross &: Two-Thirds of ';altiation Transport Workers ' 2000 at 6 per cent - Three-Fourths of Valuation up to £2000 at 51 per cent. Repayable over 2j?: years Repayable over yas 3 15/- half yearly:.. for.. Repayable over 3o? years £3 151- half yearly' for £1/15/- quarter ly for each each £100 1 00. Application Forms at any State Savings Bank or by writing to Inspector-General.. Head Office, State Savings Bank, GEO..E. EMERY Elizabeth Street, Melbourne. Inspector-General. The Store _., for VIaue is the Store for You There's a big satelr? :.:-'on in knowing that our Store enjoys the confidence c ovur customers. They know that whatever they buy from u. Is honest value-we mnake t...
The Standard. FRIDAY, MAY 27, 1921. Local and General News. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
L te tanbard. FRIDAY, MAY 27,1921. Local and BGeneral New Woods' Great Peppermint Care For coughs and colds never fails in the "Standard" of the 20th inst. it was stated that Miss Florence M. Vines, of Somerville, had secured third prize for soprano solo at the A.N.A. Competitions. This was incorrect, as the competi tion has not yet been concluded. -The fact is that competitors are arranged in sections; that in which Miss Vines sung being the first of six sections. The names mentioned in the Press are those securing the highest number of marks-not necessarily in order of merit, but as they appear on the printed pro gramme.. After all competitors in the six sections have sung, those obtaining the highest number of marks are selected for a final com petition, which in this class is not until June 17th. We thank Miss Vines for drawing our attention to this matter. Her many friends and admirers throughout the district are delighted at the high place she has won in competition with some ...
Pearcedale Prattle [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
Pearcedale Prattle W\ords about a cow resulted in three Pearcedale residents appearing at the Frankston police court on Monday-last. It appears that words led to blows, and the party who in. dulged in fisticuffs was ordered to part with a sum representing the .est part.of a cow's. market, value, to satisfy the demands ofjustice .. A social club has been formed at Pearcedale undei the name of the "Pearcedale Social Club.' ..The objects are musical; dramatic, de bating, . literary , and :recreation. They welcome the' co-operation and. interchange of visits of similar clubs within the Mornington Peninsula, and also invite the, formation of clubs of the same. All commlunica Lions should. be addressed to the secretary, Miss Pearce, Pearcedale Post Office. A rost ' sticcessful social and dance was held in the Pearcedale Hall on 18th May,. under the, man agementof the A.L.P. Somerville branch. A beautiful night, good music, and floor- also a splendid' attendance-contributed to a most enjoy...
General Notes [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 27 May 1921
Generxa1: Notes Oh, those numbers - "Can't no body dontiffin?" The Naval Depot's, skipper 'was No 18 on the card, 'but' his jersey sported No 1 I If fhe thing cannot be done properly, tb" numbers should be discarded. The thing is nothing more than a burlorque. It is stated (bat F, Kedge, who plays for the Naval Depot, is the most popular nfane at the Base. Very obviously-hoes, the paymaster L George McLear'mustebe just about the busist chap'in" football matters Dromanan possesses.? He's seretir&y, delegate, captain," and,- with brother Jim, about the best player they have. Muior Conder. Hory Gabriel, Ar tlhur Gu'r. aii, Datchy ? Vll failed to ti?ke the field wi?th Friukston at the Base. ' .Gabriel, of colrse, being: on the injured list, was unable to play. * a H ~Clydehdalo.Dromanas rover,; is in great fottlo this season He roved the Tour quarters against the Naval Depot, and was as fresh as l deisy after it. Bob Johnston, whosei osne was bro; ken at Frankston, Is progressin...
Nat Gould and the Pictures NEXT SATURDAY'S PROGRAMME. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 3 June 1921
Nat Gould and the Pictures NEXT SATURDAY'S. PROGRA.IME. A good programme and good atten dance was the basis of last Saturdays pictures. The comedy was unusual in that the leading role,was played by Joe, the chiinpahzee, who has flg nred in Univcrsal comedies for some time. He was wholly supported by juveniles, Joe, who:once starred in a feature play with Theodore Roberts and Lila Lee. ,is versatile, and will kiss a lady's hand or spit in a gentle man's eye with equal fervorlI As be comes a chimpanzee, Joe I:ves his friends and- hates his enuemies.. Mitchell Lewi land Helen Fergus on were starred* in Jack' Lo0don's great story of the Yukon, "Bilrning Daylight," ' and the' Alnaan snoiv scenes worked intc the pictureomade it exceptionally attractive. The sup porting feature, ".The Third Genera tion," with Betty Blythe and Mahlon Hamilton -in the hero and heroine roles, was also very acceptable. A break, which occurred, was not with out humor, for when the picture re etarted, the fair.B...
The Progress Executive Discusses Public Matters at Carrum [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 3 June 1921
The Progress Executive Discusses Public Matters at Carrum The monthly meeting of the Execu tive of the Combined Progress Asso elations was held at Carrum on Sat urday last. Mr St Spielvogel (Car rum) presided. The delegates present were :-Messrs Wiltshire (Seaford), Heady (Edithvale), Mapperson (Ed ithvale) and Young (Frankston) Discussion.ensued as to the advisa bility of again approaching the Un derwriters.. Aesociation: with a view to securing a reduction in rates of insurance on the foreshore properties now served by the Peninsula .Water Supply Scheme. Members stated that no relief; would be afforded until fireplugs were fur nished throughout the various centres and indicators furnished, showing position of same. 'As there was a re sponsilillity lesting with the muunii pal authorities, it was felt that the councils should be urged to attend to the matter at once,. and thus put fire brigades in a position to render' im mediate and effective service.'' - The secretary (Mr Young)'r...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 3 June 1921
PLUMBER and ,:all HOUSE REPAIRS H. B. LEGGE, Yuille street, Frankston (24 Year's City Experience) Water Services Connected-Gas-Sewerage-Electric Bells Installed. STATE SAYINGS BANK OF YICTORIA The Farmers': Bank I Credit ' Foncier Loans on + Special Terms to Re Farm Properties. turned Soldiers,' - Dependents, Red Cross & Two-Thirds .of. Valuation , Transport Workers ~ 2000 at 6 per cent.. Three-Fburths of Valuation up to £.2000 at 5 per cent.. Repayable over 27 years Repayable over 3o0 years 3 5/- halfy y ea'l 'for 1/15/- quarterly for eaclr each £100 £100. Application Forms at any State Savings Bank Sor by. writing toIlnspector-General. , -, Head Office, State, Savings Bank;: : ?.'. .GEO. E. EMERY ' Elizabeth Street, Melbourne. Inspector-General. The Store for Value Is the Store for You There's a big satisfaction in knowing that our Store enjoys the confidence of c.u- cu:stomers. They know that whatever they buy from us is honest value-we make this the oelicy of our busines...
Moorooduc [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 3 June 1921
Moorooduc The dry spell has broken, and the nice, steady rains will keep the grass going und enablo the ground to be worked. Nurserymen should be par ticularly thankful, for, although in auifleient tI peuetrate deeply into the soil, it will facilitate the lifting of treas. Orders for, young trees are coudilg hi l'uly, bunt, as the nurser ies are carryiug lighter stocks, many k.udal.re unobtainable. The areas plianted during the past three years have beeni more restricted than in pre-war seasons. If you are looking fcr Prime Meat go to Clarke's,
Obituary [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 3 June 1921
Obituary ThLe doeth, after a lingering. ill ness, of Mr James Balllrat Bell, of 'Newla?ds," High Struti '-Frauks too, took place at his reside?rie last Saturdayv. 'To wais 65 years or age sad formerly resided at Thorubury. -5-*5- Aftler a-hort illnessI Mliss Eilluen Sarah.Brosuuh, ,aged 18 .years,- died? in the ltell'ourue Hospital on Satur day last. .She was the eldoet dadugh ter of? Mr i.oid Mrs John Broasnan. of Fri ketiun.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 3 June 1921
Eritablimhed 1853 G. E. ROGERS & SON, (Late A.I.F.) Progressive Iron mongers Playne Street, Frankston Good Assortment Glassware and Crockery Cash Prices Terms Cash HALLO ! The Man that Broke the Butcher's Ring I Still going strong I Who's that? FORREST The Ca-rrum Butcher Sides of Mutton 5) d ; Corn Beef from 6.d. Watch Next Week's Paper and don't forget the Carrum Butchery. Further Reductions. Delivery everyday. Leave name and address at the Post Office - FRANKSTON :PICTURES: Frankston Pictures Company Limited .Saturday, June 4th, 1921 H. B. WARNER stars in HAUNTING SHADOWS NAT GOULD'S picture THE COUP featuring Beautiful Poppy Wyndham' Famous Rolin Comedy TROTTING Thru' TURKEY A Lo'wer Price For a Better Engine c HIGH Grade Diasel. Type Engine at the price of an ordi?nry oil a . g#_.-,hat's what yau get i It is the simplest engine that tver left an englnaering shop. NO Magneto, Carbmetter, Spark Plug, Switches or Wire. NO parts to wear or break. It is self.contained, start...