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The Standard. FRIDAY, JULY 8, 1921. Local and General News. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
kit Stanbarb. FRIDAY, JULY 8, 1921. Local and mneal Nmn Australia's favorite actress, Miss Dorothy Brunton, was amongst the visitors to "The Fernery" on Sun day last. Mrs Maloney has secured a renew. al of the lease of the Pier Hotel, wrankston. In response to the Melbourne Hospitals' appeal for winter blankets he pupils of the Fraukston State School clubbed their pennies and sent a blanket in on the second day. Miss Fulton's little people in the In fant Room are now busy "getting 70 pennies for a blanket from us." Inadvertently, both the Caledoni an Society's concert and Miss Dora thea Macmaster's recital in aid of he blind were paragraphed as for he one date in our last issue. The Scotch concert is on the 15th and the recital on the 22nd inst. Messrs Geen Patterson, Will Bider, Fred Cham pion, Piper McLeod, and Misses F. M. Vines, Jean Grey and Agnes McConnell (the last two being pupils of Miss Mavis Walters, of Mordial oc) will appear at the Scotch con cert next Friday njght.
Flinders [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Flinders The Minister of Lands (Mr D. S. Oman)- has promised to investigate the natural lime deposits at Bass Park, Flinders.- Farmers in this district estimate that there are some 30,000 tons of lirne' in the deposit, and they ilesir'to minake use of it for maniing ti rses Itis how ever, unlikely. that the request will be granted.
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Establiahed 1883 G. E. ROGERS & SON (Late A.I.F.) Progressive Iron mongers Playne Street; Frankston ?Good Assortment Glassware and Crockery Cash Prices Terms Cash :PI COT UR ES: Frankston Pictures Company Limited Saturday, July 9th, 1921 Warren Kerrigan and Lois Wilson in The Best Man Dainty Norma Talmadge in The .Woman Gives LYLE'S S AVE a fine Assortment of No " ivclties to select from for Boys & Girls, and the Prices are Right, less than Melbourne prices. I have good selections of Electro Plate wars, suit able for presents-also a nice lot of Ladies Hand Bags, Hair Brushes and Combs, Suit Cases, and Leather Trar elling Bags-to be sold at a great reduction. £500 worth of goods to bie'sold during'the month of Decem ber, - Best enamel saucepans (set of 5) to go at 32s 6d, English embossed plates 18s, 15s, 12s doz, English w & gold cups at 21s doz, duiner plates 9s doz, T. Plates Ss doz, tin billies is ls3d, is 6d, Is 9d, 2s each, tin sauce pans, kettles, wash-...
Red Hill [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Red. ill .11lr Robt icilroy has been.elected President of the Red Hill Fruitgrow ers' apd Producers' AssociationLtd, with Mr J. Holland as secretary. Fruitgrowing is advancing with great strides in this district, and the new railway, when. opened, will be the means of in.reasing the productivity of the district.. The :Cool Stores have been opoued..some time. Much of the fruit displayed at the London and Ctardiff exhibition was grown in the Red.Hill district. . .
Repatriation Notes [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
'Repatriatioq Notes Returned Soldiers are invited tc apply to this Committee for advice before .entertaining. business piro posela of any kind. Those Soldiers and Dependents neediing :assistance, snstenance, &c.. are hereby notife, that by persoual application;to any of the undersigned members of committee, forms and advice masy ; be obtained :-Meors Oates (ohairman), C. 'Gray, W.. S. Hartlaid, 'S.. Sherlock, W. P. J"ason, ,T..J. McMurtrie'and E.'Barrett. Employere are requiested to notify: the Commlttee of any vahancy suitable: for returned, mep.. Persons having BuEinesses or Property, &o., to sell: skitabl'eto Returneed Soldiers are earn t~lyinvitd to commnutlatq particu t. . apoommitie,.. i s.. ",., " BARRE?hs;THOn. i$ec., . Reipitrition F rankst'n.
THE PICTURES [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
THE PITURES There was anotbor good audionce last Saturday night' wben Mitchell iewis-was starred in "The Mutiny or the Elslnore," supported by H. B Viirierr" In r'Tbe"hWbhlte 'Dove." It is not out of place to mention that the pictures now being screened were released about three weeks previously in Melbourne for the first time. OlmA Kilmball Young's picture "Eyes of Youth," is amongst the attractions to be screened at an early date. J. Warren Korrigan will be seen at the Mechanics' Institute tomorrow night in his latest feature, entitled "The Best Mau." T'he part of the oesourceful Secret Service agent is singularly fitted to the personality of the star, and he makes a likeable as well as a commanding figure insthe humorous and dramatio scenes of the picture. "The Beet Man" may be defined as a comedy melodrsma, if there is suph a thing in the theat rical dictionary. Throughout the five reels tense scenes. and asituations are counhterbalanced with unique humorous interludes, which co...
Advertising [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
YE OLDE ENGLISHE Crumpets. MADE BY A. T. WALTERS BAY STREET BAKERY Come and Inspect the New - PRODUCE a HAIRDWAIE STORE at EBALNARRING THI Best Stock Foods always on hand at the lowest ratep. Meggitt' Famous Foods, and Law Somner's Tip Top Seeds. Motor Oils, Farm Bils and Benzine. A large display of Gardening Tools, Kitchen Utensils, Sporting Ammunition, ani General Farming Requisites to be had at most reasonable prices. Also Chaff, Bran, Pollard, Wheat, Oats, Barley, Maize, Poultry Foods. etc. SLate 39th Batt., A,.F.) ON ST N Proprietor HALLO! The Man that Broke the Butcher's Ring I Still going strong I Who's that E FORREST The Carrrum Butcher Sides of Mutton 51.d ; Corn Beef from 6id. 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 ME AT This Is the Man You Want to Meet if You Want Good Meat John Shaw ' BUTCHER " SOM RVILLE All Prioes Fur ther R, educed Snlall Gods Fresll Dail...
Aspendale [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Aapendale The Minister of Education has notified the Aspendale Progress As sociation that in view of the educat. ional facilities already provi led in the district the Department does not propose to erect a new school at As pendale. A suitable site, however, hasbeen acquired for educational facilities in the future.
Carrum's Weekly Talk Written Specially for "The Standard" [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
SWarrm'itt Weekly Talkj Written Specially for "The Standard" The Progress Association met last Saturday night at the Fire Station. The vice-president, MrS. Spieivogel, Soccupied the chair. The attendance of members was very good, about 30 being,present. Correspondence was received .from-Borough Council ; Blind Appeal Committee; Mayor Groves, M.L.A., and an apology from the president, ::-'ex-Senator Barker. On the m tion, of Mesars Davis and Green, it was decided that the sup port- of. theAssociation' be given to the appeal of the Blind, and- that members attend the public meeting to be hqld to-night (Friday), at the local hall. Cr Stevens reported that the Council intended at once to put li.good order and asphalt the main fobtliathse With'Cr Rigby he also statid:fhat'the Councll was consider ing purchasing on the foreshore. 50 feet of land, -nearly : opposite 'the Mechanics' Ia'll,= for the 'purposd of forming a street to the beabh;. 'A good-dealeof-discusaion re the railway fares a...
SEAFORD NOTES [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
SE?PORD NOTES Council's or whose quarry ? Rum ours are busy flying about the district concerning the position of what is known as the Council Quarry. Some say Moran and, Cato have,bought it, bat, of course. that is absurd. Then, again, it is hinted that the concern has been sub-let, but this is an equally ridiculous idea, as our muni-. cipal guardians would hardly be so reckless as to sub-let without first calling for tenders. Another rumor is that some road contractor on the Dandenong road has the quarry on a sort of percentage stunt.: If this is so, there will be some wild people about, and someone is likely to come a thud. A public statement of the position would, - I am sure, relieve some very anxious minds. Contractor Jim Finch is making a Yankee dash along Camrum Vale Rd. Digging, plouging, forming and burning, he pure is making that old road slt up. From early morn till late at night, the good work goes on. A streak of energy, is Finch, and we all wish him well. By the way, w...
Mr. Unthank Replies Says Prophecies May Be Fulfilled To the Editor. [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Mr. Unthank Replies Says Prophecies May Be Fulfilled To the Editor. Sir,-The frivolous letter in your leassue of the 10th inst written nndei the none de.plnumae of Retribution' caused great' consternation out here among the ratepayers, and many ex claimed-What manner of being iE this who takes our beeath away with a hurricane of Biblical gage, any of which would possibly amuse the Lo er Grades in Sunday School ? Prob ably, he is not even a ratepayer. How -ever, even-a silly letter may-do some good to our cause,- as it may Brouse interest in'the apathetic ratepayers. I take it as a compliment to be liken ed unto Joseph of Biblical fame, as he was some prophet, and possibly history may repeat itself and some of the prophecies foretold by Joseph of Somerville may be fulfilled. I do not intend going into the pros and coos of the case with a "sprullcer" who is not man enough to sign his name. I will here give you another tip-If the ratepayers will put up a fight the day of retribution ma...
Tyabb [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Ty.Lbb The last monthly meeting of the above society; held on the 23rd June, was very' well attended.' and proved a very 'interesting 'gathering. After several important'itemse of correspon dence, including' railway matters, cool storage of pears, and nomination of officers had been eealt with, the debate, Practice v. Theory, and their relation to each other, was opened. Wi . Mr Jasoe. Youngwas the first speaker and he kept the meeting very much interested for about 20 minutes. Mr Young contended that man would be no good without theory. In every operation, the head precedes the hands. He explained that first of all came science, then theory, and then the art. There was no operation in life where practice came before theory. Without books man could not learn hisA.BC. : There must le. thought; word; then- d~ .leef" ý "q M:?r Fred Stockton placed them in reverse order, and, speaking for about half an hour, related instances relating to his own life from baby hood, and also quoted. lar...
Hastings [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Hiti~ngs The recent benefit- social to Mnrs Santo. Marabella, in the Town Hall resulted in £160 (with private sub scriptions) being raised. Mr W. E. Everett organised the benefit, and it is proposed to' build"Mrs' Marabella, who has been left with seven young chjldren,. a.honie. Amongst those, who contributed to the programme were, the Rev. A. 'R. Quirk, Mlessrs W. Jones" and J; Carmichael, and Misses 1. Bowell. and J. Campbell. The Soldiers' Memorial at Hastings has been placed,-in position. ' The monumenit takes the form of an obel isk, and has ineeribed- upon its tab lets the names of the fallen and of those who bad enllstet. Tyabb and Cowes have', monuments of similar design. "
Myrtle Grove [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Myrtle Grove To celebrate, her; 21st birthday, Miss Alice Prosser, daughter of Mr and Mrs H Prosser, of Myrtle Grove, via Red Hill, was accorded an evening in 'the Church of Christ, when about965 guests were present. Musical items and games made the evening very enjoyable. The young lady's health was toasted with due enthusiasm.
IRISH QUESTION [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
IRISH QUESTION _ There was a fair attendance at the Mechanics' Institute, Frankston, on Friday. evening : last, when, under the 'auspices of the Frankston Branch of the Victorian Protestant Federa tion. Mr J..F. Bell delivered an ad dress bn the Irish Question. 'Mr Bell, who resided in Ireland. for some time, was able to give much first-hand information regarding the country of which.we hear so much: and really know so little. Mr Bell regarded Ireland as one of the rich est and most fertile countries for its size in the world, and he gave amsz ing figures relating to the.produetiv ity of its soil. Mr-Bell has relatives residing in the Old Country,. and he was m?ianifestly sincerein his desire and expressed wish-that' the troub lous times would soom pass'and that the large-hearted people of the Em erald Isle would enter upon an era of peade and prospetity. The Rey C. Angwin presided; and a vote of 'thainks was accorded the speakser on the motion of Messrs Thomas and Jennings.
Lyndhurst [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
Lyndhurs . After many years': residence in the Berwick and Lyndhurst distriets, Cr J. B. Wilson has gone to reside at Brighton. He has not been enjoying good health lately, and in removing from the district.he is obeying'medi cal orders. He was a member of the Berwick Shire Council for a number of years, and after removing to Lynd hurst, he became a member of the Cranbourne Shire Council. ,':.
PETITION [Newspaper Article] — Frankston & Somerville Standard — 8 July 1921
PETITION We the undersigned.property, owners of Frankaton South, beilug vitally interested in tlie district adjacent to the. establishment iknown, as ith ,"Pernory,. (ownod and occupieI by Mr Jaimes Bradbury) desires res~ect fully, to lodge nu emphatic :protest against, the permit granted 'by the Shire, of Frankston ainl Hastings, to the aforesaid proprietor of the "Fer nory', to conduct an.l ice and cool storage and grain-grinding works, on the property, mentioned. And, 'further, we request that such steps as are necessary.be forthwith taken td remove the necessity for fuither action on our part. We wish' to draw. particular attention to the following: (a) The district affected is essen tially a residential area, situated.on a particularly beauttful portion of the shore of Port Phillip, and with an assured future if developed under the favorable conditions whichf obtained prior to the starting of the ice-works:: complained of. It can in no way be regarded as a factory area. (b) On ...