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"TRADER HORN" With The Sound Camera The Jungle SYNOPSIS [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
I 'TRADER HORN' ! ! i | With The Sound Camera i I In The Jungle (BY W. S. VAN DYKE) \ SYNOPSIS The story of the 'Trader Horn' expedi tion Is drawing to a close. The mem bers of the company have been on tpeak ine terms with lion*, leopards, crocodiles. rhinoceroses. buffaloes, wild elephants, hippopotamuses, and other wild animals of Africa, to say nothing of the many poisonous Insects. Mr. Van Dyke, tbe di rector of the expedition, in this part of his *tory. declares that authentic sound pictures of gorillas were obtained.
SAME AGAIN WINS AT BROKEN HILL Flying Handicap Winner Disqualified Broken Hill, October 3. [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
SAME AGAIN WINS AT BROKEN HILL Flying Handicap Winner Disqualified Broken Hill. October 3. The Silver City Club's races were held today In dusty weather. There was a small crowd. Miffs Tweed, favorite for the Flying Han- ' dlcap, had the event taken away on a pro- i test by P. C. Eddy (rider ot Creoc). who' complained that Gleeson (rider of Miss Tweed) had Interfered with him at the four furlongs post. It was alleged In evidence that the Interference Jeopardised the chance of Creon. and also caused in terference to Early Flower. After hear ing the parties, Mr. H. E. Rowell (stipen- ' diary steward) upheld the protest, and awarded the race to Creon. Miss Tweed being placed second. Notice of appeal was given, and all bete have been held up pending the result of an appeal to the A.J.C. Creon was practically unsupported by the public. After the same race Mr. Rowell held an enquiry into the running of Villiers Brett, and accepted the explana tion of the parties. Details: — ; Novice Handi...
BEST PERFORMANCES Batting [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
BEST PERFORMANCES Batting S. E. Hail (Qlenelg). five for 8. B. N. Twopeny (Glenelg), four for 11. L. R. Lewis (Prospect), four for 23. ' F. H. Collins (Port Adelaide), four for 39. H. G. Williams ? (Colts), four for 43. V. Y. Richardson f Sturt) ? Ss A. R. Loncrgan (Adelaide) ? 69 Bowling W. S. Stirling (KcnslnetorO. seven tor 37. '
BOWLERS REAP HARVEST ON RAIN-AFFECTED WICKETS Batsmen Dismissed Cheaply in Opening of District Cricket Season HALL (GLENELG) TAKES FIVE FOR 8 [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
BOWLERS REAP HARVEST ON RAIN AFFECTED WICKETS ! Batsmen Dismissed Cheaply in Opening of District Cricket Season HALL (GLENELG) TAKES FIVE FOR 8 Bain-affected wickets on the opening day of the district cricket season on Saturday gave bowlers an opportunity to reap a harvest of ..cheap wickets. The ball was surjerior to ttie bat in all matches, but nowhere was the ascendancy more pronounced than at Kensington. On that ground. Glenelg dismissed the home team for the re markably low score of 20 runs. S. E. I Kali's fast-medium deliveries capturing five wickets for 8 runs. Two State players. V. Y. Richardson and A. R. Lonergan, were the only bats men to pass the halfcentury Richardson played a lone hand for Sturt, losing: his wicket when within six of his century, and after two hours at the creases. Lonergan, similarly, was the only Adelaide batsman to pla'y the bowling with any degree of con fidence, and he reached 69 before being dismissed on an Lb.w. appeal. As a result of the raoid f...
REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES ALAWOONA [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
REPORTS FROM RURAL CENTRES ALAWOONA . In the Institute a gift afternoon was held In aid at the Anglican Guild. The president and secretary ol the guild re ceived the guests, and the rector (Kev. a. c. v*. snepnera) presided. , ivims were given by Mesdames J. Coleman, A. Shearer. and W. T. Jeffery, Hiss Daphne Paull. and Mr. Shepherd. A guessing competition was Woo by Mrs A. Shearer. Prizes were pre sented by Mrs. P. J. Pettlgrew. Tea was served on small tables decorated with ranunculi and ferns. The stage was set out as a drawing room, with pat plants and vases ol purple stocks. AKDROSSAN The severe north winds damaged flower gardens, vines, &c_ but did not affect the crops much. The welcome rain which followed revived vegetation and restored hope.— Keen Interest Is being shown In poultry raising, especially In regard to choice laying breeds.— The Bey. W. O. Harris, In the Methodist Church, delivered a lecture on the work of the Methodist home mission. The address was Illust...
Glenelg, Congregational Church Fete [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
Glenelg Congregational Church Fete Lady Gordon opened the annual fete of the Glenelg Congregational &nbsp; &nbsp; Church^to the iSSm -sSon**. urday, atternpon. .The aeeaoaUve acheme oi 'wames *nft Msnons,jth»-£e31s ^sf St. caemens.* -was ?wen earned jp(rt. The Ate was- prgnhtod.-by *he -Sromefi* Society of the chunac todT Tras Jn «ld of church funds. Tltia J Fisher aang. «nd Mas C. T«aate played pianoforte *electtoiis. 3* the evening'* toncert progranune was jtte eented by Hie eunday '~»»«~'T fhQdren.'aBDd: lyeie weS ^Rcelvedi * ^^ ~^f' StaDe wnii mnTmrm r inm i rijnrtilHL Mrs. S. Walker eniiKes «^5^SE Mrec H. Tassle and Was K DififiAn:1g!s3£ and iancy, Mrs. A. C 1Bteven£wwSp^ Misses ' E. Delbridge .aad O. ^BsMX MOl drlnke, Mrs. JSL Harvey and MSjtJJBbir ard; pot. plants and tirnnirifci. 3**r»WT Curry- and Miss M. Clark, posies «ad bran jjle.- Misses E. Reuache and M. Cobbto*; books and magsjstoes, Mr A. JS. XBaika;; afternooa^tesTMesdajnesTC. Barter «d!» Paxton. ?
Lady Hore Ruthven At Wingfield Fete [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
Lady Hore Ruthven At Wingfield Fete The garden fete held at "Wingfield," the residence of Mrs. A. E. Barker, Alpha-road, Prospect, on Saturday, in aid of the Church of England Boys' Home, was most successful. The original idea had been to hold its entirely &nbsp; in the garden, but the weather did not look very promising in the morning, so the house also was used. The produce, stall presided over by Lady Butler, Mrs. L. D. Chapman, Mrs. Harold Hughes, Misses Doughty, and I. M. Bickford, was under a large tree in the garden. The cake stall, in charge of Mesdames George Turnbull, Andrew Wood, and L. W. Dawe was in the summer house. The garden stall massed with a gorgeous display of flowers, was in the hands of Mesdames F. W. Rose, Giles, Wilson, and Miss Katie Lucas. Miss Ursula Thomas &nbsp; assisted Miss Randall in the disposal of sweets at a stall on the verandah. The billiard room made an admirable depot for the work, which was seen to advantage on the table presid...
RAILWAY AMBULANCE REEXAMINATIONS [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
RAILWAY AMBULANCE RE EXAMINATIONS &nbsp; aid to the Injured recently conducted et .*;s Cockbum:— Sescond course— H. L. Bate.*!, - ^ silver railway medallion: 3 J MclMtney. i-j 76. ellver railway medallion. Third course &nbsp; &nbsp; - H. J. Karran, 87, silver St. John medal- lion; D. W;F. Barry. 80. .Tirer B*.:*»of*s|| tnedaUloo. Fourth course— H. O. CbanjaiB.-^^ 80, silver Jabd. Seventh ununm «.^a^5grg Orchard, », gold .mcieney Mbel. ,-^fM
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
FUNERAL NOTICES (Sd. per line per insertion.) SUPPLE. — The FRIENDS of the late Mr. JOHN JOSEPH. SUPPLE, late of the Telegraph &nbsp; Department, are respectfully informed that his Funeral will leave the residence ot his niece (Mrs. N. Fanning), Templemore, 53. Park-terrace. North Unley, on MONDAy. at 2.30 pm., for the Catholic Cemeterey. West-terrace. FRANK J. SIEBERT. Undertaker. Phone 413. 47-49. Wakefield-street. A~ L3TRALIAX NATIVES ASSOCIATIOS. — MEMBEHS are requested to ATTEND the Funeral of our late Member. Mr. JOHN' JOSEPH iVl'i'LE. late of Telegrapli Department, Jearin^ ta. Park-terrace, Xor:ii Ualey, on MONDAY, at 2.30 pjn.. for tbe Catholic Cemeterv, West terrace. ? N. M. BOBEBTS. Secretary. CHB1STIAS BBOTUEficT OLD COLLBGIAXS* A6SOCIAT1OX. — UEUBEH6 of the above are requested to ATTEND the Funeral of our late Member and former Secretary, JJr. JOHS JOSEPH SUPPLE, leaving 5S, Park-terrace, Sorih Unley. on MOXDAT. at S.SO p.m, for the Catholic Cemetery. West^ermce....
Family Notices [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
BIRTHS, MARRIAGES, AND DEATHS Announcements under this heading must be authenticated by the name and address of the sender, and are inserted at a charge of Two Shillings and Six- pence each when not exceeding five lines; over five lines, sixpence per line. Death Advertisements in which a Funeral Announcements is made are charged for as if the Death and Funeral were sepa- rate announcements, namely—The mini- mum charge of 2/6 and 3/4 respectively. In Memoriam and Death Advertisement &nbsp; containing reference to more than one deceased are charged 2/6 each for each deceased mentioned, as if they were dis- tinct and separate announcements. Engagements and Approaching Marriage Notices require the signature of both parties concerned. BIRTHS HUMES (nee Ivy Crawforth).—On the 1st October, at Memorial Hospital, North Adelaide, to Mr and Mrs. J. M. Haines, Clarence Park—a son. (premature). No visitors. Special thanks to Dr. Messent and Hospital Staff. THRELFALL.--On the 1st October,...
OUR COUNTRY SECTION RECORD ENTRIES AT GAWLER SHOW Great Variety of Products [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
1 OUR COUNTRY SECTION RECORD ENTRIES AT GAWLER SHOW Great Variety of Products A suggestion was made early in the year that the Gawler show should be discontinued, but the outstanding suc cess of the exhibition on Saturday proved that such a policy would nave leen most unwise. The entries In nearly every class constituted a record, and there was a large attendance. . Situated in the centre of a district which probably produces a greater variety of primary products than any other part of the State, the Gawler exhibition should be the most impor tant in the State, excepting the Boyal Show. Every kind of cereal is pro duced—wool, fat Iambs, pigs, poultry, and dairy produce, and the vineyards, orchards, and gardens of Barossa are among the best in the Commonwealth. The president (Mr. Theo. Kemp) and the secretary (Mr. L S. Duncan) were pleased with the success of the show. 'We must in the future endeavor to ?void clashing with other shows, such as Morphett Vale,' said Mr. Kemp. This vail...
E. JOLLY WINS MELBOURNE MARATHON [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 5 October 1931
E. JOLLY WINS MEL- BOURNE MARATHON E. Jolly. the South Australian three-mile track and the 10-mile cross-coontry cbam-. plon won the Victorian marathon contest staged bv the Preston-Northcote Athletic Club on Saturday by three-quarters of a mile from N. Chiverton (Vic) and.S. MoQule (Vlc). Jolly has been one of the most prominent distance runners in the &nbsp; &nbsp; State lor several years, and is a former holder of the State 10.000 metres cham- pionship. He has won many track and &nbsp; &nbsp; open contests over distances from one mile upwards. Marathon contests, because of their severity, call for great stamina, and so great a test are they that very few races of this nature are held, although from time to time modified marathons of 15 miles are contested. The fullmarathon dis- &nbsp; tance, which was run by Jolly on Satur- day, was 26 miles and 385 yards. Jolly after winning the State 10-mile race two months ago, decided to undergo.special...
MR. LANG THOUGHT TO SEEK FEDERAL SEAT Perturbed By N.S.W. Troubles CAUCUS CANVASSED Canberra, October 5. [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
MR. LANG THOUGHT TO SEEK FEDERAL SEAT Perturbed By N.S.W. Troubles CAUCUS CANVASSED Canberra, October 5. Week-end developments in Syd- &lt;*> ney have a significant bearing on Federal politics. Mr. Land's attack on the chairman of the Com- I monwealth Bank Board (Sir Robert Gibson), and his hint at the Eight Hour dinner of his intention to enter the Federal sphere, are regarded in Ministerial circles as a sign that his reign as Premier of New South Wales, is ending. | Mr. Lang, it is suggested, is greatly •worried over the political outlook in New South Wales, and contemplates a dramatic entry into Federal politics by way of the Reid electorate, at present represented by Mr. Percy Coleman, who is re-contesting the seat as a Scullin supporter. A Government spokesman said today that Mr. Lang would lead the Labor industrialists at the coming Federal election, and that be was spon soring the present move in the Fede ral Lajrar caucus to precipitate an earlier appeal to the pe...
RESULTS OP LANG PLAN Mr. Hill's Reply To N.S.W. Premier [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
RESULTS OP LANG PLAN Mr. Hill's Reply To N.S.W. Premier The Premier (Mr. Hill) was out- &lt;*> spoken yesterday on the subject of the recent utterances of the Premier of New South Wales (Mr. Lang) about the arrival of a revolution and the suc cess of the Lang poricy. "Mr. Lang's policy was to stop the payment of overseas interest, adopt a huge borrowing programme to resus citate industry, and set up a new cur rency on the goods standard. There is no T.smf> piati today," said Mr. Hill.. "Mr. Lang has signed the Premiers' ■ Plan, and has introduced it into legis lation." To sbow how the Lang plan bad failed. Mr. Bill pointed out that the New South Wales Government was tbe' only. Government during the crisis which did not pay salaries, and to meet payments for unemployed relief £590,000 worth of dole tickets, of which £300.000 worth were long overdue, were unpaid until the" Ispan Council came to Mr. Lang's assistance. Mr. Lang was going to smash the Loan. Council but when...
"Must Go Back To Gold" Melbourne, October 5. [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
"Must Go Back To Gold" Melbourne, October 5. In a discussion at the University to- &lt;*> night on the gold standard, Associate Professor Dr. G. L. Wood said perma- &lt;*> nent departure from gold was imprac- wsioie. return at the old, or at a new mint par. was inevitable. The chal lenge given by Britain to force central bank policies to keep in step would ultimately restore gold to its govern ing function in world prices The way back to a gold standard for all countries was for America and France to issue a long term loan at a low rate of interest, and should gold prices rise in response to these mea sures the crisis would be over, since redundant gold stocks in France and America would circulate again and an immediate return of confidence' in com modity production would restore indus trial activities and employment.
Enquiry Into C.O.R. Costs Melbourne, October 5. [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
Enquiry Into C.O.R. Costs Melbourne, October 5. The Minister for Customs (Mr. Forde) said today that he had autho- &lt;*> rised a departmental enquiry into re- &lt;*> fining and other costs of Commonwealth Oil Refineries, Ltd. The decision to make the investigation had been reached before the management of the company had been criticised during the tariff debate in the House of Repre sentatives last week.
TOURS FOR TOURISTS Informative Road Map Prepared [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
TOURS FOR TOURISTS Informative Road Map Prepared With the advent of fine weather, motorists will turn their thoughts to touring, and the first essential for a successful run is a reliable road map. PfMnm have the country districts ol i the State looked as well as they do I sow r*** during the next few weeks they will be at their best. The wild Sowers and shrubs in the hills are | naming- into bloom, and there are many; week-end runs which can be made on the less frequented roads. Nest month hundreds of motorists will be *>l' TlW "g erf visiting Melbourne for the Cup fes-, tlvtties. and wfll be seeking information ■bout the best route to take*- To meet these varied needs, Adver tiser Newspapers, Limited, in conjinc ■fittm -with the Royal Automobile Asso ciation, baa Issued a new road map ~^rtftr.tn g the latest information on routes. It has been, specially prepared by «hf lands and Survey Department, Wttll q^A.ifcJ.n'nnfi of the Hig^wM-y** jtmi T/mJ Government and the Public Works...
Lending Library On Wheels [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
Lending Library On Wheels A MOBILE weekly lending library, containing 1500 books, was re- &lt;*> cently put into service by the Man- &lt;*> chester (England) Public Library. An old motor bos chassis, fitted up with a roomy van-like body, is used, shelves along the walls being provided to hold and display the books. Two doors are provided at the back of the vehicle— one marked "in," the other "out" In the van between the doors Is the lib- Milan's table and chair. The van follows the same route at weekly intervals, and remains at cer tain places in the suburbs for a pre scribed period, and books are issued by the librarian in charge. Borrowers are admitted to the interior of the van to make their selections from the stock available. The service, although only recently inaugurated, has been readily taken up by book lovers, and promises to be successful.
POINTS FROM LETTERS Gold and Potatoes [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
POINTS FROM LETTERS Gold and Potatoes From A. Barham Black:—How can Mr. Datson expect me to reply to a letter which ranks "the gold question as a myth, because potatoes are as good a 'measure of value' as that metal"? A currency primer seems needed first. After that, if be still goes to market a-bartering with his sack of spuds on shoulder, may I, like the author of "John Gilpin," be there to see. Re the Franco-Prussian indemnity. Mr. Saunders's authority deals only with the specie France handed to Germany. The Gold Commission, 1888, iiwiiwif? with such the gold which France pro cured from Britain and Belgium for goods sold to them and others. Total, £79i millions sterling, or 40 per cent, of indemnity. The report says "these figures are taken from trade returns of the three countries." Church and Politics . From A. Collins, Kirkcaldy:—lt is the duty of the Church to see that her children are taught temperance and chastity, yet she is now by every way but the right one trying to ste...
HARVEST PROSPECTS A WARNING NOTE To the Editor [Newspaper Article] — The Advertiser — 6 October 1931
HARVEST PROSPECTS A WARNING NOTE To the Editor I am, Sir. &co., J.W. PARSONS, Paradise. Sir—In your issue of 23rd ult.. Mr. Hill quotes 60 million bushels as his estimate of this season's harvest re turns. We have an area of four mil lion acres under cultivation. Can we get an average of 15 bushels? I am safe in eaying, we shall not. We have fully half of the area sown on scrub or sandy soils, and the best we can ex pect from this may be an average all through of nine bushels, leaving a lee way to be made up by the heavier soils of an average of about 20 bushels. Office figures and actual returns are often very wide aoart. caused, as a rule, through the vagaries of the weather, and this, I fear, may be .the case with us this year. There is no gain saying that we have had a wonderful start in respect to seasonable rains; but we are about to experience a real taste of summer, and the most critical month of the whole season. Our early sown crops have made great growth, but on a...