ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Adver... Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 6,495 items from Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
6,495 results
PANTON HILL ASSOCIATION HURSTBRIDGE TO FIELD TEAM [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

PANTON HILL ASSOCIATION HURSTBRIDGE TO FIELD TEAM About 25 members of the Hurst bridge Football Club decided at their meeting last Thursday night to field a team in the Panton Hill Associ ation's cominetition this year. Train ing will begin immediately the final of the cricket competition is complet ed. The committee will meet on Mon day night to discuss arrangements fo ra dance to be held shortly. The following officers were elect ed: President, Mr. E. Ford; Vice presidents, Messrs H. Bertrand, Sutherland sen., Cummings and Parks; Secretary, Mr. W. Partis; as sistalnt secretary and groundsman, Mr. I. Verso; Selection Committee, Mr. E. Saville, with captain and vice captain; Delegates to the Association Messrs E. Saville, M. Verso; General Committee, Messrs M. Verso, C. Verso, C. Murphy, J. Cox, W. Saville and R. Campbell.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
SPORTING ACTIVITIES FOOTBALL ELTHAM CLUB ANNUAL MEETING [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

SPORTING ACTIVITIES FOOTBALL ELTHAM CLUB ANNUAL MEETING There was an enthusiastic attend arce at the annual meeting of the Eltham Football Club which was held in the Public Hall on Thursday, March 28. Mr. S. Kirkland (Presi dent) occupied the chair. .It was decided to again affiliate with the Diamond Valley Associ ation. Although the club will be without the services of a number of their leading players, there are sev eral promising juniors keen to win their place in the team. The balance sheet showed a small debit balance, but this was consider ed satisfactory as the deficit from the previous season was greatly reduced. An ,indication of the members' confidence in the officials of last year was shown by the fact that in prac tically all cases the retiring officerP were re-elected. President, Mr. S. Kirkland; secret ?ry, Mr. A. Clarke; assistant secret ary and treasurer, Mr. R. LeBrocq; Vice-presidents, Dr. R. W. Bradbury, Councillor E. J. Andrew, Messrs W. Walker, A. Golling-, W. H...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

Registered at General Post Office, Melbourne       for transmission by post as a newspaper       MOTORING TOURS     Make sure of no HOLD-UP by   getting your car overhauled by LYON BROS.   EXPERT MOTOR ENGINEERS   garage and R.A.C.V. Service Station Main Road, Eltham   Tel.: Eltham 37                     NO INCREASE IN PRICES! FRANK DEVLIN   LADIES' and GENTLEMAN'S TAILOR ELIZABETH HOUSE Second Floor 340 Lit. Collins St. City. All Work TAILOR Made Under Personal Supervision. SUIT OR COSTUME TO ORDER, From £5/5/- "FOR STYLE AND EASE.   FRANK DEVLAN, PLEASE!"   Telephone: M5177.   Open till 9 Friday. Local Agent: MR. E. LIBBIS, Diamond Creek. - Attends ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
EPPING STATE SCHOOL COMMITTEE [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

EPPING STATE SCHOOL COMMITTEE The following have been appointed members of the above committee for the ensuing three years: Chairman, Councillor R. J. Smith; Correspond- ent, Mr. J. D. Wuchatsch; Treasurer, Mr. C. L. Young; Members: Messrs S. A. Escott, G. Taggart, W. Wrest.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

J. G. GRANDY'S ENGINEERING WORKS Any Lathe Work done by Fully Experienced Turner. Battery Charger installed and all types of Battery Repairs done. OXYWELDING DONE BY EXPERTS Repairs to Spray Pumps of All. Descriptions I):stributing Agent for Alfa Laval Separators and Bartram Engines. SPARE PAIRTS OF ALL TYPES AVAIILAB I.:. Right on the ... MAIN ROAD' . : DIAMOND 'CREEK ALT. IlOlTRS III O vqi The New Batteryless Presto-Tuning-one simple move a accumulator operation only, with NO "B" OR "C" BATTERIES, caving up to £5 yearly. The new S 'Astor" Dual Wave Botteryless Alad. ietn is the logical choice for h N EASY TERMS no"tN EASY TERMS We Do RADIO REPAIRS and Loan You a Set While They Are,Being Done Your Old ltadio Accepted as a Deposit. Balance On Easy Terms Smith's Radio Ptvy. Ltd. Ie'"taI. I)lliue Wellington St., Montmorency - Phone: G'boro 152 Depots at A. F. WYATT, Matn Iotutd. G(reenshornnAl.: W. M. IMTU'rTERWORTB. Ml'ain iteua. (;t'n lt-iornunwh: lllI i )1\" T'I'EA IOO(1-S, KCingla...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
HOUSING REGULATIONS "Repair Or Pull Down" Policy Criticised [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

HOUSING REGULATIONS S ."Repai? Or Pull Down" Policy Criticised Some criticism was expressed by councillors on Wed nesday at the possibilities opened up by the request by the Housing Commission to be supplied with a complete :record of all houses in Whittlesea Shire which do,not com ply with the Housing Regulations. The Commission desire to be in a position to initiate action which will result either in the removal of such houses or in the. carrying out of alterations to make them comply. :Councillor Cliff asked how people wh' did not have enough money to carry out the repairs were going to gqt on. The Shire Secretary replied that under the regulations they would be compelled to make the repairs, other wise the houses would be demolished EXTRA TAXATION Councillor Gardiner: We have been told in the last few days that w'e are going to be taxed another £60,000,000. It will be hard enough for a poor man to meet these taxes. Are we going to put more expense on the poor man? Councillor Org...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

WANTED TO SELL BATTERY- wireless set, three new . valves, nice cabinet; perfect order. S1 large Rocking Horse. W. Mitchell, Diamond Creek. BLINDS (Inside and outside), Tar paulins, Horse Rugs, Hoods and Sidecurtains, made and repaired, 6 x 3 blinds from 2/11; Duck Tents, from 19/11; Camp Beds, 13/11. Tents for hire. Terms can be arranged. A. SPRIGG-6 465 High St. Northcote-JW2295. 20 WHITE Leghorn cockerels cheap; must sell. J. Hosie, Main Road, Lower Plenty. LARGE Aviary. W. G. Burges, Eltham. GREEN String Chaff, £4/15/ ton, 4/9 bag; Mill Cut Chaff, 4/6 bag £4/7/6 ton; Wheat, average 1941b, 14/3 bag; Kinipton's Flour, 251b 3/8, 50, 7/2, 150 £1/0/6; Crushed Barley, 8/6 bag; Crushed Wheat, 10/9 bag. GEORGE E. PARKER MAIN ROAD, HURSTBRIDGE pIGS, Suckers for sale. R. Ness, SKangaroo Ground. rpASMANIAN hardwood flooring, Bal tic weatherboard, fibro-cement. fibro-plaster. Good stock of HOUSE MLD PAINTS. Nails all sizes. Build ers' ironmongery. etc. Olbas cut to any size. TANKS, all sizes...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Diamond Creek RED CROSS [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

Diamond Creek RED CROSS A meeting of the Red Cross Branch   was held in the Public Hall on Tues- day when the president (Mrs. Brad- ley) occupied the chair, and a very satisfactory number of ladies was present. Mrs. E. Libbis resigned from the pos- ition of Vice-president for health rea-   sons, arid Mesdames Flett and Hod- getts were elected vice-presidents. The meeting decided to call a meeting of the Younger Set with a   view to forming a Red Cross Link of Service in Diamond Creek. An amount of £24/11/11 was re- ceived, the proceeds of the garden fete held at Ivanhoe on March 2 while monthly donations and efforts realised approximately £12. The branch has issued an invita- tion to anyone willing to sew or knit, and particulars may be obtained from Mrs. J, Buchanan, Mrs. A. T. Hodgetts or Mrs. H. Bradley . Mr. .Bob Downid who has been .a prominent member of the Whittlesea Football Club in recent seasons, has been invited to run with .Footscra...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Briar Hill ANGLING CLUB [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

Briar Hill .ANGLING CLUB The Briar Hill Social Club paid its second. visit to Darliti'gford, to spend it. LEastetr camp,, the attendance being 2.t.. This club, although in':its'iafancy; is nmpking gireat strides. They have a. splenldidaari'ay of juniors, who, with tL little more experience, will'.be the 'm~nleois of to moriown, and the older leinlmr. 14 'ill have to look to their laurels. 'Phe older, anglers. each .time they -o out fishing, take one junior each, thereby each junior learns the'fun cdamental points of the 'game; -espec ially the throwing. back of under-size fish. The Club fished for thire trophies- Uliu Lady's bel~nigi'n 'by Mrs. Hibbert, tle Jruniors by K. Ilibe!!rt. and the Clentlemen's by Mr. Grnliam. The Club is very fortunate in hav Ing the services 'of Mr. Graham. -. He knows every inclik of' the Darlingford coundtry, and practically ;kliows where t.he. fish live up, there. Throe wweks..ago lio:espnt a holt lan.y i that district anid caught 111 Macquarie perch. ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

WEDDINGS ROWE-BROOKS The marriage of Miss Florence 'earl Brooks, to Mr: Harold Rowe, was celebrated at the South Preston Methodist Church on Saturday March 13 by the Rev. J. McIlroy. The bride, who was given away by ecr father, was the eldest daughter if Mr. and Mrs. H. Brooks, of South' Street, Prieston, and the bridegroom was the younge;t .son of. Mr. and 1rhs. IW. Rowe oi Eden Park, .Whit tlesea. The bride's frock was of chantilly lace with matching bolero, and had •t long train, and her veil was mount sd on tulle and was held with a coroe set of orange blossom. She carried .a bouquet of cactus dahlias, carnations ind gladioli, Misses Winnie and Louie Brooks :ecre bridesmaids,. and wore frocks if floral ninon with 'shoulder-length 'oiils held with a spray to match their bouquets of pink andn blue tonings. Mr. L. Rowe was best man, and Mr. C. Skeets groomsman. After the e:eremcny the breakfast was held at `ho Mayfair Hall, Preston. The bride's mother wore a-rust vel vet ensemble a...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

PTY. LTD. A. N. Mlararthur and W. E. B. Macleod, Sworn Vaaiators AUCTIONEERS, STOCK & I.AND SALESMEN IIEAI) t)FFICE Phosphate Hcuse, 515 Collins St. Melbourne.,, -Phores: M2-171 (two lines All classes of Sheep and Cattle Sold at Nex? market on TL'a` i ).\Y. WEDNESDAY, and THURSDAY, and Dairy Cattle on FRIDAY. " For Up-to-dlare Market Repolrt and (general Stock and Lafnd information, listenl-in to JIACARII'UR & MACLEOD i,'TY. LTD.'S it itoAI)k' A"'IM:--T'I'ueslay and Tihnrsda.. 12.15 to 12.311 p.m. from 31 3?K Central Victoria and on Thursday at I) 3 p.m. from Radio West ern S3A. E. A. KNELL Auctioneer ESTATE & INSURANCE AGENT - SWORN VALUER Building Finance Arranged Conmmissioner for Taling Affidavits and Declarations 186 HEIDELBERG RD, IVANHOE, N.21 Phones: JX1179; After Hours JW1772 BRIAR HIL TIMBER Coy. ALL GOODS AT CITY PRICES. - SPECIALS! 31in x li HARDWOOD SHORTS . 5/6 per 100 lineal feet 2in x lin SHORTS . . . . . 3/9% per 100 lineal feet Limited Stock...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
TENNIS WHITTLESEA DISTRICT Whittlesea A Overwhelm Wollert [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

TENNIS WHITTLESEA DISTRICT Whittlesea A Overwhelm Wollert Although Wollert were defeated easily by a margin of 22 games in the second-semi-final against Whittie3ea A last Saturday, they still have a chance of entering, the grand final to morrow week. They will play Yan Yean to-morrow in the preliminary T?.al, and the winners of that mnatcth vill meet Whittlesea for the premier ship. Results of last Saturdays matches: Gents:Quinn-Morgan d N. and E. Pit taway 8-2; Walker-K. Lindsay lost to Smith-Cliff 4-8. Ladies: Mes dlames Searle-Clancy d Misses Bunt ing-Cliff 8-2; Mrs. Morgan-Miss Friday lost to Miss Schultz-Mrs. Schultz 5-8. Mixed: Quinn-Mrs. Clancy d N. Pittaway-Mrs. Schultz 8-4; Morgan-Mrs. Morgan d E Pit taway-Miss Cliff 8-1; Walker-Miss Friday d Smith-Miss Bunting 8-1; K. Lindsay-Mrs. Searle lost to Cliff Mrs. Schultz 7-8. Whittlesea A 56 games d Wollert 34. GREENSBOROUGH AMERICAN TOURNEY The American Tennis tourney coil ducted last Saturday afternoon and Monday resulted in vi...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CRICKET CRICKET SEMI-FINAL WHITTLESEA v GLEN VALE [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

CRC KET CRICKET SEMI-FINAL WHITTLESEA v GLEN VALE This match was continued on Sat urday in very unpleasant weather, a strong northerly wind making it difficult to keep the bails on the wickets, and it was finally decided td play without bails. Whittlesea, who had lost 5/32 on the first Saturday, resumed batting, W. Smith and J Armstrong being the not out batsmen. Scores: W. Smith, c A. Armstrong b A Barclay 19; Jim Armstrong hit wkt b A. Barclay, i; T. Steege, b A. Barclay. 23; R. Holding n.o., 6; A. Smith r.o., 0; Sun. dries 14; Total 78. Whittlesea fol lowed on and were soon in difficulties scores being: Whittlesea, 2nd In nings: W. Smith, r.o. 15; T. Steege, b A. Barclay 4; R. Holding b A. Bar clay 0; L. Funston b T. Draper 3; A. Funston c T. Draper, b N. Arm stirong 12; D. Funston b A. Barclay 1; J. Ovenden b A. Barclay 9; L. Dalton b N. Armstrong 1; Jim Arm strong b N. Armstrong 1; A Smith n.o., 0; Sundries 5; Total 51. Bowling, Second Innings; T. Dra per 1/15; A. Barclay 4/20;...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
PERSONAL WHITTLESEA [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 12 April 1940

PERSONAL ' . WHITTLESEA Mr Jim Gingles of Hume Vale is in hospital for an operation to his. eyes. During this week a working bee was held at his property to attend to his fruit crop. Mrs. Lindsay and Miss Vi West away who have been on holidays at Tyabb wtih Mr. Cyril Westaway, and i most successful fishing trip. So fast were the fish biting that the ladies had no time to bait their 'nooks, that full time job bei r taken 'n by Mr. Westaway. So h vy was the load that all had to ta:- a turn at rcwing on the way home. The latest craze for W'"tlesea :esidents is hiking, and according to all report-, this entertainment receiv ed a fillip last Sunday when a party of young folk set out to walk to Howat's Look-out. Rumor has it hat the effort was almost too much, and they were hardly able *, crawl when they finally reached home late :n the evening. Mrs. Batten, whose e,'ecr son '?"ude arrived home. from military camp on 'Sunday, is suffering' from 'ems-itis. Messrs Allan and Fred McKernan an...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
CROYDON MARKET Cattle, Pig, Sheep, Poultry Sales [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 19 April 1940

CROYDON MARKET Cattle, Pig, Sheep, Poultry Sales Croydon Market Each Monday, 11 a.m. Best Melb. Country Buyers attending. Croydon Fridays-Furniture & Stalls Healesville Sale 2nd Thurs. in Month. Yarra Glen Sale Last Wed. in Month. Lilydale Sale Third Wed. in Month. Croydon Horse Sale Every Monday. Croydon wants every Monday, any quantity Cattle, Pigs, Calves, Vealers, Sheep, Poultry, Horses, Harness, Vehicles, Implements, Furniture, Dairy Utensils, Galv. Iron, Sundries. Top Prices Assured. Clcaring, Furniture Sales Conducted Valuations, Probate and Mortgages. All Classes of Insurance Effected. Allan Brown, Auctioneer, Proprietor. Real Estate and Business Agent, Live St.ck and Farm Salesman. Farms for Sale-10ac. to 500ac. Croydon Market Agencies: Alston's Windmills, Troughs, Pumps; Joyce and Co. Coolers and Millk. Cans; British Mach. Co.'s Winches, Scoops. Chevrolet Cars, Trucks; Buic Cars; John Dere Tractors, Orchard, etc.; Kitchell and Co's Farm Machinery; Lister & ...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
WHITTLESEA SHIRE OFFICERS' REPORTS [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 19 April 1940

WHITTLESEA SHIRE OFFICERS' REPORTS Following is the report ,submitted to the Whittlesen Council by the Shire Secretary (Mr. 11. Cook) at the March meeting, together with ('oun cil's decision and some conmment. 1. Mrs. EI. (Coultl, who was receiv ing lfees fronm the Thonlatown stalnd pipe has, left the Belmont I-Itel lire aises and given iup the collecting duties. The present licensee, Mr. J. Rose, has taken over the duties tern porarily, and, and, rovided Council is in accordans'e with his appointment, Is prepared to carry on with the same under the existing conditions. Council decided to agree to the' ap pointment. 2. Regarding the valuation appeals, action has not yet been taken to have Council's amendments ratifiedl by the Court as I am still awaiting confirma tion ft om the State Savings ?uilk re property occupied by A. J. Pyers. Re garding Miss I. ?l. Reid's appeal, I understand fromn Messrs. A. E. Oib son & Co., that they definitely intend taking the case re the 657 ac...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
Yan Yean REV. TIPPETT FAREWELLED [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 19 April 1940

Yan Yean IlREV. TIPPETT FAREWELLED About 34 members of the Young Peoples' Club at Yan Yean gathered at the home of Mr. C. J. Smith last week to say farewell to Mr. and Mrs. 'I'ippett before they, left for Minyilp. During the evening Mr. Smith pres inted Mr. and Mrs. Tippett with a sil ver cake dish on behalf of those pres ,'nt and thanked Mr. Tippett for the eriy grent interest which he had show\'n in the district and in the child ren, especially in the schools. .11r. Smith was supported in his rc mnarks -ln" Air. I-Hope, of Mernda. In response, Mr. Tilppett said that he hipled the young Ipeople would con linue their work and display keen In terest In the club and Its nctlltlies.

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
NEW HOSPITAL NEEDED Present Lease Expires Next Year PRELIMINARY ESTIMATE OF £3,000 [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 19 April 1940

NEW HOSPITAL NEEDED Present Lease Expires Next Year PRELIMINARY ESTIMATE OF £3,000 INTIMATING that the lease for the present building serving as a hospital at Greensborough would run out in October, 1941, and that the owners of the property. would not renew the lease, Dr. Cordner told a gathering at Hurstbridge on Saturday night that it was urgently neces sary that immediate steps be taken to ensure that a hos pital be built in the district in. preparation for the time when it will be deprived of the present hospital. The occasion was the Salamugundi night held by the Hurstbridge Emergency Company for the presentation of the Red Cross First Aid Certificates, 62 of which had been awarded in the examination held some months ago. The present hospital at Greensborough is the only such institution to serve a very large territory, and it seldom has any vacant beds. IR. CORDNER said that tile land, building and equipping of a hos pital with seven or eight beds would cost in the vicinity of...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
THE MARKETS Croydon Report [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 19 April 1940

THE MARKETS Croydon Report, On Monday April 15 there was n good sale with extra good prices for stock. Milking cows £13/15/; milk ing heifers, £12/2/6: springing cows, £13/10/; slringing heifers, £ 12/5/, backward cows, £9/15/; yearling dairy heifers, £6/5/; poddy heifers, 75/; store cows, £7/10/; fat bullocks £17/15/; dairy bred bullocks. L.WV. to .E15/12/6; fat cows, £11/10/; beefy cows, £9/10/; choppers, £7;: crack ers. £5/10/ N dairy bulls, £10/12/6. Porkers--Full yarding of pigs and' prices firm. Heavy porkers to 70/, medium porkers 56/; light porkers 4S/ killable sorts, 38/ to 45/; bacon pigs, 90/; boars, 70/; chopping sows, 85/' store pigs to 36/; slips, to 29/; suck ers, 10/ to 2.1/. Calves.-Selling freely, large veal ers ,£9/10/; small vealcrs, £5/12/6; calves, 65/; small calves to 30/. Sheep.-Always sell in great de mand. Shorn lambs 26/; old lambs 24/; full mouth ewes. 21/; two tooth wethers, 28/; four tooth wethers 24/; full mouth wethers, 22/. Poultry.-Extra heavy yardi...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
FRUITGROWERS' LEAGUE Diamond Valley Branch Formed [Newspaper Article] — Eltham and Whittlesea Shires Advertiser — 19 April 1940

FRUITGROWERS' LEAGUE Diamond Valley Branch Formed A T a public meeting held at Hurst bridge on 12th inst and attended by 100 primary producers from sur rounding districts a Diamond Valley and District Branch of the Fruit growers' and Primary. Producers' De fence League was formed. The meeting was opened by the convenor, Mr. Keith Smith, who ex plained the objects of the League. He appealed for this district to take an active interest and1 form a branch so that they could have direct repre sentation in the fight against Govern nient acquisition schemes such as the Apple and Peal scheme which was only a forerunner to maninny thers. He was strongly supported by Mr. R. G. White who enlarged on Mir. Smith's remarks and pointed out thai .the fruitgrowers were just as loyal to the Empire as any other section of the community, but the Govern ment should not interfere with the livelihood of producers. He said that all primary producers 9should join up and have. their industry run according t...

Publication Title: Eltham And Whittlesea Shires Advertiser
Source: Trove [National Library of Australia]
Country/State of Publication: Vic, Australia
x
Loading...
x
x