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Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
arshall's Drapery Store Bay Street, Frankston fterStoktaking Bargain Sale : NOW ON lens Clothing, Ladies Frocks, Coats, Hats and Children's Wear brow Out of Ladies & Childrens Shoes BEATTIE'S DRAPERY STORE FRANKSTON HOUSE BUILD INGS atons Totem Wool, assorted colors, 2 oz. skein 1/5k. Men's all wool heavy pullovers, 8/11 each. Short Pork alk Just a few lines to ask if you have tasted our DELICIOUS PICKLED PORK. Its savoury goodness is appreciated by everyone. Place a trial order toYday! Robinson & Marks BUTCHERS, BAY ST., FRANKSTON. Tel. 214. L - iii made Flavour The finest flour, choicest fruits and expert baking ::: under ideal conditions give |i. rare quality to our block | " cakes. ji Bay some to.day. !' Bay Cottage QUALITY HOME MADE CAKE SHOP (MISS JEWELL," Proprietress) Cr. Playne St. Tel. 452. FRANKSTON. RANKSTON'S NEW BUTCHERY VOODWARD & SON0 553 BAY STREET. ?hone 225. Purveyors of Choicest Meats at Lowest Possible Prices. JALITY CLEANLINESS "CIVILITY...
SOMERVILLE [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
SOMERVIlLE At a meeting of those interested in the local scout movement held rec. ently, the .following were, elected tc office:-President, Cr.'J. E. Sage; act. Ing secretary and treasurer, H. G. Overton;' committee, Messrs. F. L Twytord, G. Currie, .G. P., Cook, F. R Durrant, G. E4 Shepherd, G. Royle, H. Johnson and R. J. Thornell. A vote of thankh and commendation was tendered to Mr. J. E. Shelton fox his services and the keen" interest .he has taken in the movement. during his appointment as scoutmaster of the local troop. A mean theft was perpetrated here recently, when a,young man had the wheels, of his cycle stolen during an entertainment in the local hall When he went to ride home (a faix distance from town) he! found he had only the frame left for him to do the journey. PALMA WALTZ COMPETITION The first heat of the Palma waltz competition, organised by the social committee of the Somerville Football Club, and for which two handsome silver cups have been donated, waE danced o...
AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS. (To the Editor.) Sir,--Air raid precautions! To those who want to get this thing right.. Those whb don't want war, but know a war might come. Those, like my self, who don't, mind doing their bit. but in doing so don't want, to aid the armament.racket on the one hand, or somebodv's social-climbing on the other, or perhaps both. To' those of us, the 'average people, who are. not apathetic,, but Whose minds are so filled with suspicion because of all the anomalies we see around us .(you mention some of them in your Can You Tell,Us.-.7/7/39). I would renom mend the, reading of a small booklet of :only 62 pages, How To Be Safe From Air Raids," obtainable (price 4d) from International Book Shop, 182 Exhibition street, City. It Is writ ten by.professor J. B. S.' Haldane, of England, and is a summary of his larger, more technical book, A.R.P., which he wrote after three visits to Spain for the sole purpose of studying aerial bombardment and protection therefrom. He sho...
AUSTRALIAN PENSIONERS' LEAGUE Frankston Branch [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
AUSTRALIAN PEN SIONERS' LEAGUE Frankston Branch Pensioners of the Frankston dis trict are advised that a branch of the Australian Pensioners' TLeague is functioning in this district. In con nection with the branch is a funeral fund, by wlicih pensioners and friends can be assured for 6d a week, plus 13d a week league mem'bership-i.e., 73d in all-ensuring members of a-de cent and decorous burial after 13 weeks' subscriptions have been paid. This funeral scheme has proved of great benefit to pensioners, and re lieves relatives of heavy funeral ex penses should death occur. Since this fund was inaugurated over 1400 pen sioners have been buried; and many letters have been received from satis fieil relatives for the splendid ar rangmenets organised by the league's undertakers, Messrs Armstrong and Whittle. The head office is situated at 64 Eiizabeth street, Melbourne. The local secretary is Mr W. Jennings, who attends at O'Brien's Market every pension day to enrol new mem bers and who wi...
CYCLING FRANKSTON AMATEURS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
rFRANKSTgON AMATEURS. The F~dnkston' Amateur Cycle Club vwill hold a' 19-mlle handicap to Morniriton' on Saturday. The race w?ill 'start from Phillip s Radio Stores and finish at tbe bowling green. The trophy for the race has been donat ed by" Cri J: L., Pratt. T. Baker, who' fractured his collar bone recently, is making latisfactory progress.
ELECTION ISSUE. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
ELECTION ISSUE. (To the Editor.)l Sir,-I have been wondering what influence it was that induced Mrs Tay lor to change her mind about contest Ing the: Frankston Riding, of the Frankston and Hastings Shire Coun cil.. I no longer wonder. I have read the letter appearing over the' mis nomer, Progress. If this is 'the class of ratepayer on whom the budding councillor must rely for, a seat at the, council table I can conceive of no' self-respecting man or woman sub mitting to the questionable assistance, of such a mentality.-Yours etc., REAL PROGRESS, BUT WITHOUT THE SEWAGE.. Frankston, 1.0/7/39.
GOLF LONG ISLAND [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
GOLF LONG ISLAND Results of week-end play at the Long. Islanid GoI Club 'were: E. W. Johls (14) 3 up; A. H. Talbot (7) W. C. Gilbert (12) .'2 up; H. 'Davies (14), 1 up; F. Boulter '(17) K. Bowes 1S);, square,;"A. :T. B: Muntsz ((73M. . Boulton .14) 1 down L. .2
TO CORRESPONDENTS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
TO CORRESPONDENTS. (For the future all. letters must be limited to one sheet of ordinary writ ing pad to ensure publication. We have had many complaints from readers, regarding the length of some letters, and we must confess we agree entirely.. We plead guilty to having published many which. were far 'too long to retain interest, but only did so in the endeavor to make this paper the open forum for all 'thinking men, and women of all political beliefs. We want more space for local news and views, but we still want your letters. In fact, we invite readers of all: par ties and creeds to utilise this column; that, is What it was instituted for-for you. But make it snappy, dear reader, make it snappy.-Ed.) -
TURF (By Espy) SELECTIONS FOR CAULFIELD [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
--o-- SELECTIONS FOR CAULFIELD (By Espy) 12.40-LEAMIINGTON H.UIRDLE Exmoor. .... .. 1 Pooley Bridge .. .. .. 2 Bridge or Dee .. .. .... 3 1.30-LILLIMUR TWO-YEAR-OLD 'Pure Gold .. ........ 1 Academy :.. .......... 2 Rendezvous .. .. .. .. .. 3 2.0-MURRUMBEENA HCP Prince' Sion' .. .... .. .. 1 Desert Chief .. .. .. .. 2 Pibroch .. . : .. ... . '.. 3 . 2.30-STEEPLECHASE Deckard.. .... .... .. 1 Bully Hayes .. ;.... .. 2 Wakerife . .... .... 3 3.5-KAMBROOK TRIAL First Division. Con Burn ... .... .. 1 Fort Belvedere.. .. ... 2 Burrabil .. ... .. .. .. 3 3.35-KAMBROOK TRIAL-`" : .......Second Division. - Cuniulus... . .. : .. , " Delvino .. .. .. .. ......2 - News'... ... .. .. ...3 4.5 -MALVINA WELTER '' Fearnought ....... .. ? Footmark .... .. .. .. 2 Namaki . . 3 3 4.35- MALVINA WELTER-. :...... . Second Division. . Master Motley .... .. .. 1 Clever. Son .. .. ...... 2 Good Boy. ......... 8
AIR RAID MEETINGS. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
AIR RAID MEETINGS. (To the Editor.) "Sir,-What is behind- these scare meetings about air raids? I think they must be for the Purpose of occu pDying the minds of the people While they are robbed in some other direc tion. Having been bombed many times in camp at Chateau Belge every night before the Polygon Wood stunt, in troop trains at St. Pol, and also on the march-I maintain there is little danger unless they lilt direct. Sir Henry Page Croft in a letter to the Times said: "There is a wholly ex aggerated fear of mass casualties to "ivilians from air attack. The total civilian deaths on both sides, after nearly three years of war in Spain, do not equal our total deaths from niotor -cars on British roads in the same period." The Leader of 1st inst says: 'The British Government has decided that the provision of heavily protected shelters against air attack for large numbers of the population is impossible as well as undesirable. In Barcelona only about 30,000 per sons out of a total o...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
ENTONE GIRLi GRAnMAR SCHOOL 231 Beach Road., pUBLIC DAY AND BOARDING SCHOOL FOR GIRLS FEES MODERATE .iby Motor Bus from Mordialloc, Black Rock, Beaumaria, ~ccessble b Oakleigh and Dandenong. KI1ND;hGAi t'EN TO LEAVING HONOURS. prespectus on Application. Headmistress at home by Appointment. Jel.A Chelt. 320. J. :cCowan, ., :p. d., Hedmisgress. IMENTONE GRAMMAR SCHOOL DAY A~ BOARDING 8i OOL FOR BOYS AND GIRLS. Primary to Leaving Honours. Boys admitted to Kiiidergarten at age of four. Separate Department for Junior School. MODERATE FEES. Healthy Surroundings, Ideal Situation. Extensive Grounds. COACHINpG .QLLEE. .. ,NIGHT.,CLASSES Pupils Prepared for all Examinations. Complete Provision for Boarders For Prospectus and Particulars of Scholarships, Apply C, . C. THOROLD, M.A., Headmaster. Chelt. 409. Tel.: Chelt. 409. Picture of Lady Doing Her Washing Monday ,Morning. SIt's .9, o'clock, and she,is still in bed. That's because our Laundry-man called early and picked up her washing which w...
ECONOMIC QUESTION (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
ECONOMIC QUE.STION (T(o the Editor) Sir,-The river of Hogwash seems to have overflowed its banks, and a. fair trickle is flowing through the columns of your valuable paper.:. -A letter written in your paper" over the signature of. Mr L. Louther, w?5s very ably done; and I saw no mis statements, and in my opinion was all commonsense. .I notice a letter written over the nom de plume of Modern Economist, hereafter abbreviated to M.E. He seems quite worried about the ris ing generation being misled by above suggested misstatements. M.E. says that there would be no overproduc tion if the would-be purchasers were provided with enough money to buy the goods produced. I would like to know from what source is the money to come. I hope I am on this wicked earth. when we will have all the money we want to spend on anything we fancied. This will then be some country. If this funny, dream were to materialise, could we 7,000,000 peo ple absorb a few of the primary pro ducts we now-sell in the wor...
Money! Money! Money! [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
Money! Money! Money! This is the cause of all our woes-national troubles, State troubles, business troubles, and private troubles. There is not enough in circula tion to cope with national and industrial advancement. Machines are being invented weekly to cut down labor costs ,to cheapen production, and to afford better service to the community?-well, when we say the community, we really mean a few in the community. The result is an over production, and an under consumption, because hundreds who would be potential buyers of these machine-produced goods are thrown out of work by their introduction, and the machines defeat themselves. From a national aspect there is no greater example in the world than our own fair country, Australia. Dozens of jobs on a gigantic scale are awaiting the hand of labor, but the want of money prevents a start being made. The sane thinking person naturally asks himself is this necessary. Here we have a land which must be the envy of certain foreign nations,...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
"Tldh Stahd'd" - TANDARD NEWSPAPERS PTY. LTD., Owners and Publishers. Office of Publication: Bay Street, Frankston, Victoria.. SUBSCRIPTION RATE-2/6 PER QUARTER, Post Free within the Commonwealth. Publisher& oi M.loolabbij, News. Sandringham News Ur:ilpnd News. lamuptoz..New,.;,a; .Mordialloc City,(News. .Mora?ugton Standard lruankstonl StAudard. City of Chelsea News ..lack lhock News. IT'S AN EVAN DAVIES PRODUCTION You are invited to Try DAVIES PURE WHOLEMEAL BREAD. ,The most iiiutritious food that is made. There is no added Ingredients such as flour or color hn -our wholemeal: S . . : bread. . t is the whole,wheat ground; nothing extrcted or added. Doctos recom- mend it for both young. sand grown up. ' We also manutfacture PURE WHITE and VIENNA BREAD. GIVE US A TRIAL. DAVIES FRANKSTON BAKERY Your SafetyValve A 4ot~ymnnjfor you. Let's htvefz YOUr views ink b fkton any topic. exeep ing religion. 3xEyvpy le t"; imustvie'ar the wrbtert's namenO.nd cddress. not necessariy qfr,,...
THE EDUCATION REFORM ASSOCIATION. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
THE EDU?lTION JE ORM " ASSOCIATION. (To tie Editor.) Sir,--The above organisation is ja irecent creation of the young state school teacheirs o. ictoia. I take the liberty of suggesting to tlie that they .publish in pamphlet form the cliater from "Scotland," edited .'y John R. Allan and entitled,. '!The fruits of. the. System," and make .t the standard guide on which all the education of youth. should. be based. It s he finest treatise! on the subject I, have ever read.-Yours etc., EX-STATE SCHOOL TEACHER. Frankston.
Let's Write a Letter TO THE WORKERS. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
Let's Write a Letter oOo TO THE WORKERS. Fellow People,-In addressing this epistle to the workers we are addressing everyone. We are- all workers, every one of us, Whether we come home to our wives with clean or dirty hands. We. are all laborers, laboring for ours daily bread.. As you are aware, the National Insurance Act of 1938 is dead, and it will never arise from the grave to 'which it. soon will .be consigned. Funeral chants have not been sung over its bones. It will be buried w'ithout pomp or ceremony in the stillness of the. night, and it only deserves such a burial. National insurance of an approved type must come to Australia eventually, but in the meantime, what? Many of you people have thought more about medical benefits, etc.," in the past two years than ever before. You probably have realised that you should have made some provision for doctor and medicine, sick pay, hospital benefits, funeral benefits, and so on, without waiting for Casey's Calamity. But you did not, a...
MILITIA NEWS FRANKSTON DETACHMENT [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
MILITIA NEWS FRANKSTON DETACHMENT A.C.O.'s parade will be held on Wednesday. The escort attending the R.S.S. I.L.A. debutante ball will leave Frankston House at 7.45 p.mn. next Wednesday. RESERVE. Returned men who desire to en roll on the reserve may do so by ap plying at the drill hall, Crnnboure road, on Wednesday evenings.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
NEW MENTONE Ph44 PARAMOUNT, MORDIALLOC oo,?da c Three Changes Weekly. SATURDAY AND MONDAY Deanna Durbin and Melvyn Douglas That Certain Age For General Exhibition. Also Henry Fonda and Barbara Stanwyck The Mad Miss Manton Not Suitable for General Exhibition. MATINEE SATURDAY, 2.30 p.m. TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY Lew Ayres and Slim Summerville All Quiet on the Western Front Also John Howard and Heather Angel Bulldog Drummond's Secret Police Both Pictures Not Suitable for General Exhibition. THURSDAY and FRIDAY William Boyd Pride of the West suitable for general exhibition Also John King and Constance Moore State Police Not Suitable for General Exhibition. CAR PARK, WITH ATTENDANT, FREE. THEATRE ARTIFICIALLY HEATED. COMING SATURDAY AND MOND'AY. Leslie Howard and Wendy Hillier Pygmalion Also Sidney Toler and Phyllis Brooks Charlie. Chan in Honolulu (Both films not suitable for General Exhibition) PLAZA Chelsea's New Theatre (OPPOSITE STATION) ALL FEATURE PROGRAMMER Complete Change of Progra...
CORRESPONDENCE ECONOMIC FUTILITY. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
CORRESPONDENCE --o ECONOMIC FUTILITY. (To the Editor.) Sir,-Had A Modern Economist carefully read my letter of June 23 it would have saved him the discourtesy of such comments as "mis-statements" and "swallowing any more false doc trine," etc. In the latter half of. my letter I dealt concisely with the very "economics" which your correspond ent imagines I overlooked, and sug gested means for their alleviation and possible removal. The immediate problem for solution is the rigjht of employment at remunerative rates for all people, and the ways and means whereby we may arrive at such a solution. The matter is not one of economic statistics broadcasted from a ,professional easy chair, as to what might have been, or what may be, but the actual present basic fact of the social and economic' status of the workers. The hideous reality of industrialists not having the means to purchase sufficient 'commodities establishes the Irrefutable fact that primary produc tion, however bounteous, is o...
DRUNK IN CHARGE Motorist Fined [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 14 July 1939
i-.DRUNK IN CHARGE Motorist Fined At the Frankston Court on Tues day, Frederick Stevens, of Point Ne pean road, Mordialloc, was fined £5 in default to- be imprisoned for 14 days, following a* charge of being drunk' in charge of a motor car in Bay street, Frankston, on July 9. He pleaded. not guilty. First-constable. Kofoed told the court that at 1.55 a.m. on Sunday; July 9 Stevens was seated 'behind the steering wheel of"a car in Bay street, Frankston. He 'iv s arguing with an other occupant 'of the car. and stag gered about the road 'n a . druinken condition, when asked to get out. Later ihe' got back iii the driver's seat -saying he intended to drive. Con= stable K?foed -said he had to .use force to make him leave the car.:.. . Stevens,'on oath, said 'he- was, not the driver of the' car `dn July 9 -'al though 'h eusually diov4 it. He' told tha~ court he was not in his right seni s' .eourtbe incident ocncurred! ,,`'