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THE TURF MOONEE VALLEY SELECTIONS. (By Espy) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
THE TURF MOONEE VALLEY SELECTIONS. (By Espy) 1.30.=ABERFELDIE HURDLE Methuen ..; ..... .. .. 1 Star Lover ..... .. ... 2 King's Warden .... .. .. 3 2.0-COO-EE HANDICAP First Division Magnetic Knight ...... 1 Prairie Weed .. .. . .. 2 Grandson .. ... . .. .. 3 2.30-COO-EEB HANDICAP Second Division Vanitare .. .. ..... 1 Cairnsmore ........ .'. 2 Olympus .. .... .... 3 3.5-A. V. HISKENS' STEEPLE Black Hook ".. .. ... 1 Giant Killer .. .. .. 2 Deckard .. .': .. ..... 3 3.40-GLEN ORLA HANDICAP Rivette .. .. .. .. 1 Lady Kooringal .. . 2 Rose Princess .. .. .... 3 4.15-DERRIMUT HANDICAP Double Bard' .... . ... 1 Ronolive . . 2 Hilton 3 4.50-SUNSET WELTER •Trowsdal - .. .: ;' "
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
GREAT REDUCTION SALE OF SHOP SOILED CRYSTAL WARE, E.P., CLOCKS, CUPS, WATCHES ETC. Extra special, Ladies' Chrome Wristlet Watches worth 22/6, for 12/6; Gent's. Chrome .Wrist Watches, L. PARNELL usually £1, for 12/6; Pocket Watches from 2/6 each. All clocks and MAKER AND JEWELLER watches in good going order. ; 10 per cent. discount on many other SSTREET, FRANK.STON lines on display. Inspection invited. II mm II I III I II i i Marshall's Drapery Store Bay Street, Frankston New Season "Nimbla" Wool. Latest Colors Smart Fully Fashioned Hose, Special Quality 3/11 Ladies Pullons and Cardigans and Smart Skirts Ladies' and Children's Smart Winter Coats Gent's Cosy Pullons and Cardigans Gent's Specially Priced Over Coats, Rain Coats and Warm Underclothing King Gee Overalls for Men, 5/11 and 8/11 BEATTIE'S DRAPERY STORE FRANKSTON HOUSE BUILD INGS 30 piece China Sample Utility Sets, usually 25/ red~uced to 12/11 "Variety is the Spice of Housekeeping" We help you to obtain variety in your . mea...
GOLF NOTES FRANKSTON GOLF CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
GOLF NOTES -0- FRANKSTON GOLF CLUB. Sunday, July 23, 18 holes stroke: 69-R. Miles (27). 70--J. Nash (22). 71--J. Morris (22). 72-K. Watson (26), A. Artis (8). , PENNANT RESULTS. Patterson River B defeated Frank sta B, 4 matches to 3. The winter.:pennant has now con cluded. Frankston A won 3 matches amd lost 3. Frankston B won 4 and lost 3. CLUB NOTES. The club championship will be de cided on August 20, 27, and Septem ber 3. It will' be played over 54 holes concurrently, with three eigh teen holes .handicap. There will be an A championship for handicaps 12 and under, and B championship 'for handicaps over 12. There will be also a 54 holes aggre gate handicap. Handsome cups will be competed or in all six events. These are on 'iew at the "Standard" Office.
SOMERVILLE PARMA WALTZ—SECOND HEAT. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
SOMERVILLE PARMA WALTZ-SECOND HEAT. The second euchre party and dance, held by the Somerville Football Club's Social Committee, was a very successful function. The second heat of the Parma Waltz Competition, for which two handsome cups have been donated, was danced, and resulted in Mr. and Mrs. N. Unthank gaining, first place, with Mr. C. Thornell and Miss P. Thornell second. The third heat will be danced on Thursday, August. 3rl. The Monte. Carlo dance was won by Mrs. Griffiths and partner. Winners in the euchre tournament were Mrs. Debernardi, Mr. Curry, dnd Mr. S. Lord. Music was supplied by Mrs. Cook. SCHOOL LIBRARY. The Mothers' Club has donated 24 new books to the school library; mem bers of the club spent several after noons renovating and re-covering many of the.old library books.
POSITION OF CLUBS. A GRADE. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
POSITION OF CLUBS. A GRADE. P. W. L. Pts. Frankston . . . . 11 8 3 32. Mornington . ... 11 7 4 28 Sorrento .... . . 10 6 4 24 Hastiigs-Tyabb . 10 6 4 24 Somerville . . 10 5 5 20 Naval Depot . . 10 4 6 16, Seaford - Carrum . 10 0 10 0 B GRADE Naval Depot . . 11 8 3 32 Balnarring . . 11 8 3 32 Pearcedale . . . . 12 8 4 32 Red Hill . ... 12 8 4 32 Dromana . ... 12 6 6 24 Rosebud .. .. . 11 6 5 &lt;24 Frankston . . . . 12 5 7 20' Hastings - Tyabb 12 2 10 8 Baxter . . . . .12 1 11 4:
Australian Air League FRANKSTON COMPANY [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
Australian Air League -0 . FRANKSTON COMPANY A number of enthusiastic young men and youths met at the Junior Hall on Friday evening and decided to form a Company of the Australian Air League in Frankston. Mr. K. C. Cameron,: "State secretary :of the League, addressed the meeting and outlined the objects of the organisa tion and the benefits to be gained by any air-minded youth who joined and was keen enough to take advantage of the subjects taught at the weekly lectures. Mr. Cameron said that the League had been formed in New South Wales nearly five years ago, and now had a membership of 15,000 throughout that State, Queensland, and Victoria. During that time, the League had trained 50 pilots to their "A" Grade licence, 30 more were undergoing training, and the .League had funds in hand for the training of 50 more pilots during this year. He pointed out the fact that there were hundreds of young men keen to learn to fly and to gain an intimatelknowledge of aviation, but could not do...
SEAFORD FOOTBALL CLUB. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
SEAFORD FOOTBALL CLUB., ." Visiting Somerville last week the Seaford-Carrum football team was, without six of their best men. The scores (Somerville 24.16, Seaford Carrum 6.9) do not indicate the real nature of the match. Spectators saw a highly interesting game. Goal-kick ers were: D. Davis (2), A. Suitor, Kil patrick, Ailf and F. Davies. Best players: D. and F. Davies, Davidge, Anderson, Ailk, Gunn and Hawking.
CHAIN LETTERS. (To the Editor.) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
CHAIN LETTERS. (To the Editor.) Sir,-I would like to bring under the notice of your readers the large number of simple-minded ,persons who are in the habit of sending chain let ters and who, in my opinion, 'should be placed in safe keeping. I have had two during the last two months. T was surprised to see the names of some local people. It would have been better if they sent the value of the stamps to our local hospital in stead of sending such trash. Vic Christy must have broken the chain; that is why he got knocked about so much.--Yours etc., Edithvale, B. ROSE. (Chain letters should be consigned to the fire. People who send them must either be mentally deficient or secret agents of the P.M.G., boosting pnstal revenue.-Ed.)
Sporting Highlights [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
Sporting Highlights t -- U U,' tre er The report that the Epsom racecourse will' not be used again for e race meetings can.be taken as authentic. It is understood that meetl ti ings which have in the past been held there will be transferred (peo viding approval of the Chief Secretary is given) to Mentone. This will no doubt result in more and more improvements to the already wel. equipped Mentone course, which will in a few years rival Caulfleld and Moonee Valley in its appointments. A Years ago a horse trained "down-the-line" was shrouded in an impenetratable air of mystery. Btt those days are gone for ever. ien in tone and Epsom courses will in the years to come be the centre oi the horse training industry of Victoria. Each year numbers of trainersf from Caulfield and Flemington wend their way down-the-line. uhere they find that the conditions suit their charges. Building restrictions in those centres are also driving the.trainers away. Mentone course, will some day be a ivorthy r...
Felix Holt Says [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
Felix Holt Says THAT this little boil-over regarding the National Register is inter. -t esting from a psychological point of view. It seems to point to the fed that Australians hate to be regimented. Go back through Ausralia 1' history and you will find that whenever any Government action he re been proposed which kind of drove the people in mobs, there has lnuy ably been uproar. The Australian has a wonderful- character; be undoulitedly. the ihost i'dependent cuss in the iworld. He is kind, he generous, he will fight for a cause to the last ditch, his bravery renowned, but he won't be driven. It has been often said that Australians are more loyal to the Croon ea than even. the English themselves. That might be a slight exagger, at tion, but even those who, talk loudest about refusing to comply lthb On certain Acts passed at Canberra, if it came to a show-down those very ho men would be among the bravest in our army. Past history proves that It is a pity that so much fuss is being m...
Let's Write a Letter TO DR. ROLAND WILSON. Commonwealth Statistician, Canberra, A.C.T. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
i Let's Write a Letter :T DR..ROLAND WILSON, Commonwealth Statistician, SCanberra, A.C.T. Dear Rolle,-You have let us in to a nice mess. Here we have Just finished our prize Chow Chow's pedigree chart, and you turn around and ask us for one for ourselves. We fully internded cdmplying with your wishes and filling in our grey mourning National Register card.today, but discovered that the child had been playing noughts and crosses in the many squares pro vided on it. We have a smart child, don't you think? Which' leaves us no other course but to answer the various very personal questions here. We see you want the name in block letters. Well, do you know, Rolle, we searched, the house high and low for the kid's blocks, but darned if we could find them, so you will have to excuse us on the blocks question.' Age last birthday: Oh, Rolie, you are simply dreadful. Fancy ask ing us, now approaching the'dangerous age,, to broadcast our birthday, particularly when we have no grey hairs. Don't ...
FRANKSTON FIRE BRIGADE Golden Jubilee [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
FRANKSTON FIRE BRIGADE -0 Golden Jubilee Golden jubilee celebrations in con nection with the Frankston Fire Brigade will be held in August. These names may recall old friends who gave their services to the iBrigade during the fifty years:--? To 1891--Ieut., J. Laurissen; secre tary, M. Brody; foreman, W. Mar shall. 1891-Lieut., W. Marshall; secretary, M. Brody; foreman, H. Heyward. 1892-Lieut., T. H. Deakin; secretary, M. Brody; foreman, O. Wells. 1893-Lieut., O. Wells; secretary, C. Harbeck; foreman, J. Reynolds. 1894-Lieut., I. Wells; secretary. C. Harbeck. foreman, H. Gamble, 1895-Lieut., O. Wells. secretary, J. Reynolds. foreman, C.: Harbeck? 1896-Lieut., C. Harbeck. secretary, W. Tompkins; foreman, E. McCo'mb 1897-Lieut., -. Croskell;` secretary, W. Tompkins; foreman, H. Gamble. 1898-Lieut., H. Gamble, secretary, W. Tompkins; foreman, F. Addicott 1899-Lieut., J. Reynolds; secretary, W. Tompkins; foreman, F. Addicott 1900-Lieut., E. McComb; secretary, M. Brody; foreman, C. Dalma...
THE COUPON SYSTEM (To the Editor) [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
THlE COUPON SYSTEM (To the Editor) Sir,-The coupon-giving companle claim that the free gifts' are paid fo by a saving in the cost of advertisini Let us, however, take the opinion .o an independent party, and refer to report one the operation of the Sout] Australian Trading Stamp Act by s special committee appointed by thi South Australian Government. Thii committee invited those interested' it the question of coupon trading to 4ub. mit their views as to the desirability or otherwse of the continuance' of the Trading Stamp Acts, and to supply any relevant information. After hearing a mass of evidence from manufacturers, retail traders, housewives' association and con sulters, the committee reported: 'Inquiries have revealed that manu acturers utilising the gift coupon tcheme do so as a supplement to >rdinary commercial advertising, and iot wholly as a substitute for it, and rift coupon schemes require to be advertised extensively by the ordinary neans, making the total cost of Ldv...
PEARCEDALE PROGRESS ASSOCIATION [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
PEARCEDALE PRO PGRESS ASSOCIATION The fifth annual meeting of the Pearcedale Progress Association was held on Tuesday. Compared with previous years the attendance was not up to the usual standard, 28 members being present. The election of officers for the ensuing year were:-President, T. Barry; vice president, S. A. Callanan; secretary, C. H. Jenkins (re-elected); assistant secretary and correspondent, F. A. Greenway (re-elected). Committee: Messrs W. A. Paterson,' A. Hillas and G. Wisken. A vote of thanks was recorded to the retiring president, .Mr. J. Hands, for the able way in which he conducted the Association during his term of office. General Business It was resolved on the motion of Messrs. Paterson and Callanan, that a request be made to the Shire Council for temporary repairs to be made to the Old Coast Road (main Tooradin Road) and that this road be placed on the list for a Federal Aid grant. Also that the culvert in front-of Mr. E. Robinson's property be inspected by the ...
FREE GIFT OFFER. [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
FREE GIFT OFFER. S?y advertisement, in this issue, iobinson & Marks make to the pub lic of- Frankstori:: a unique offer *of free& gift :to all cash customers. By saving cash register 'tickets custom ers may share iiia :.winning number competition, drawn on Saturday af ternoon and posted ini the display win dow.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
PLAZA THEATRE FRANKSTON Phone Frankston 407. Friday and Saturday, July 28 and 29 The greatest aviation spectacle to date filmed in brilliant technicolor photography Men With Wings Starring Fred MacMurray, Ray Milland and Louise Campbell The programme also includes the .famous comedian Laurel and Hardy in BLOTTO; A Colored Scenic of Stockholme, A Walt. Disney Colored Cartoon, featuring Donald Duck in THE CLOCK CLEANERS; A Science Item, THE ROMANCE OF RADIUM and a Novelty Short, LIFE IN SOME TOWNS Programme Suitable for General Exhibition. Tuesday and Wednesday, August 1 and 2 The most popular and enjoyable Australiali production to date An hilarious comedy of the famous Australian characters Dad"and Dave Come to Town Starring Bert Bailey and Fred MacDonald Dad inherits a ladies' lingerie salon and comes to town to run it. See this and weep (with laughter) Also Gene Autry, the Singing Cowboy, in a swift and exciting Western romance Boots and Saddle A Scenic and Australian Gazette Prog...
Balnarring Win Over Baxter A MAGNIFICENT EFFORT ELEVEN GOALS IN FIRST QUARTER [Newspaper Article] — Standard — 28 July 1939
Balnarring Win Over Baxter A MAGNIFICENT EFFORT ELEVEN GOALS IN FIRST QUARTER BALNARRING journeyed to Baxter *on Saturday and comfortably 'de feated the home side 17-11 to 5-5. Balnarring in. a briliant burst of football in the first quarter scoredll goals 2 behinds to nil. Their play deteriorated after the first change and in a scrambly game Baxter easily held the visitors ini the last-three quarters. Balnarring's display apart from the first quarter which was magnificent, was not impressive. Goal-kickers for Balnarring: Ron Peterson (11), Wilksch (3), Sullivan (2), Pat. Dooley. Baxter: R. Williams, W. Williams, Atherton, Wright, J. DeBernardi. Best for Balnarring: Callanan, Cairns, Wilksch, Brown, F. Anderson, Ron. Peterson, Sullivan, Womersley and M. Mannix. Balnarring's captain, Ron Peterson, scored eight of his eleven goals in the first quarter. Baxter: Scott, Thornell, L. Hicks, Young, Atherton, D. Hicks, D. Wotherspoon and R. Williams. The central umpire, Morris, was not impr...