EXTRACTS FROM "THE HERALD" &" THE SUN"
Transcribed by Chris Bryce
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|In Memoriam "The Herald" Feb 15, 1950. Victoria|
|BERLINER - In cherished memory of Leon
Alfred, VX65015, 2/21 Batt.only son of Frances BERLINER. Devoted brother
of Shelly, killed
Laha, Amboina, Feb 15, 1942. To the world your were one To me you were the world.
BERLINER - In loving memory of my dear brother,
Leon. VX65015 2/21stBatt. killed Laha, Amboina. Feb 15 1942.
FRENCH - Treasured memoried of our dear sons Stanley
2/22nd Batt (Rabaul)died Feb 15 1942 and Reg 2/2 Pioneers, died Thailand,
Aug 21st 1943.
MITCHELL - Loving memory of my beloved husband, Samuel, who passed away Feb 15, 1948. Always remembered.
MILNES - Lovin memories of Clarence William, loved husband of Ethel May,father of Nance, Jean and Madge.
WELLS - In loving memory of my wife, Violet, died
Feb 15, 1942, mother ofViolet, Charlie, Ron (dec) and Jack (dec). Always
remembered by her loving husband.
|Deaths 'The Herald' Feb 15, 1950 Victoria|
|AMERENA - On Feb 14 at her residence,
17 Havelock Street, St. KildaMaria Francesca, loved mother of Maria and
Pasquale; grandmother of
Beatrice and Vincent; great grandmother of Paul Anthony. R.I.P.
ANDERSON - On Feb 14, at Rawson Private Hospital,
Wagga, N.S.W.Sarah Ann, of 67 Tarcutta St, Wagga. Aged 65 years. Loving
BOCK - On Feb 14 at her home 14 Iffla St, South
Melbourne, Elsie BOCK beloved wife of the late Charles Bock. Loving
mother of Phil, Charles (Bib)and Sylvia (Mrs DAY) dear mother-in-law of
Vila, Margot and Alan.Grandmother to Barbara, Valerie, Noel,Marilyn, Leonie,
CLARKE - On Feb 14 at her home 8 Head St, Elwood, Rachel Ellen, dearlyloved wife of Stodart R., and loving mother of Leslie, Edmund and Stodart.
COURTNAY - On Feb 15 Ethel Alice of 20 Gladstone Ave, Northcote, lovedwife of Richard James, loving mother of Sam and Muriel, mother-in-law of Gill and Joan, Nana of Alan, Douglas, Robert, Graham and Kathleen.
DENHAM - On Feb 15 at 23 The Strand, Moonee Ponds,
Percival John, dearlyloved husband of Mary and devoted father of Joy.
Age 63 yrs.
ELTON - On Feb 14 at 16 Dickens St, Yarraville, David Elton, the dearlyloved husband of Hilda, beloved father of Jean (Mrs WHELAN); beloved brother of Margaret, May (Mrs WALKER dec), Arthur, Robina, James, Ellen (Mrs CROWE) and Jack. devoted grandpa of Alan and Raymond. By request no flowers. Aged 62yrs. Peacefully sleeping.
HAY - george Sinclair, husband of the late Pearl, father of George father-in-law of Norma, grandpa of Barbara and Ann. At rest.
SPIELVOGEL - On Feb 14 at her residence Rose, dearly loved wife of Sol ,loving mother of Newman, Elias, Pauline and Millie. Nanna of Neville, Raema, Rosemary and Susan. God rest her soul. No flowers by request. Minyan 7.30pm Thurs Feb 16, St Kilda Synagogue, Charnwood Grove.
SYMES - On feb 15 at his son's residence 69 Balmoral Ave, Pascoe Vale SthFrederick Joseph, beloved husband of the late Ellen Eliza; and loving father of Eva (Mrs TYERS), Elsie (Mrs DAY), Frederick (dec)Clarence and Lawrie. Age 80 yrs. At Rest. Late of Warracknabeal.
THATCHER - On feb 14 at private hospital, George William Thatcher, loving father of George and father-in-law of Alice. Age 68 yrs. At rest.
TORRENS - William, Feb 14, dearly loved friend of Vin, Beryl and Gwen. Peacefully sleeping.
WHITTAKER - On Feb 15 at 12 Grange Rd, Sandringham,
Annie the dearly loved wife of Pastor E.G. WHITTAKER and loved mother
WRIGHT (nee SYME) On Feb 14 at her residence 44 Dudley Pde, Canterbury Barbara Lillian dearly beloved wife of Charles, adored mother of Barbara and Shiela, darling nana of Dianne, Elaine and David. Age 69 yrs.
WRIGHT - Inmemory of Barbara Lillian, who passed away Feb 14, dear friend and cousin of Katie ROBERTSON, Albert Park
|Engagements-'The Herald' Newspaper Feb 15, 1950 Victoria|
|IRELAND - JOHNSON
The engagement is announced of Beryl Lorraine, younger daughter of Mr & Mrs Ireland of 21 Sherbourne Rd, Essendon to Francis George third son of Mr Alfred Johnson 22 Scott St, Essendon and of the late Mrs E Johnson.
LIDDY - ORPWOOD
SIMNETT - CUNNINGHAM
|Taken from 'The Herald' Feb 16, 1950 - Victoria|
|A man looking for a flat has 'advertised'
his needs on a £1 note. The note, handed in to cashier, Mrs E. YOTT,
of a city private car hire service, had written on it:- "I am after
a flat, or even a large room with a balcony." It was signed Mr F. FALONONF,
c/o Dock Post Office. Someone had added, "Your not the only one"
Left 5/- A Week to Pet Dogs.
Sydney, Thursday - An annuity of 5/- a week to each of his pet dogs, which survilved his mother, was willed from his £14,744 estate by a bachelor, who died last Sept aged 56. Probate of the will was granted in the Supreme Court today. Robert James Campbell WALKER, late of Ashfield, electrical contractor, left the estate to his mother and on her death directed that a guardian be appointed to look after his dogs as well as he had done. He also dirested that £200 be given to the guardian of the dogs when he was appointed. Residue of the estate will go to other members of his family on the death of his mother. Mr WALKER'S family said today that one of the pet dogs was now dead, but that the other, a black Pom. named Darkie, lived with his mother, 84 year old Mrs A.I. WALKER. Darkie is now 13years old and used to go everywhere with his master.
|Extract-'The Herald' Newspaper Feb 17, 1950 Victoria|
Not Guilty Of Theft Charge
A well-to-do 60-year-old retired confectioner, George Edward EASTWOOD of Orrong Rd, Elsternwick, was aquitted by a jury today of charge of having stolen or received a gold wristlet watch valued at £35. The prisoner was aquitted and discharged this morning after the jury had been out half an hour. Yesterday Judge MOORE sent the jury away and told me J. GALBALLY, counsel for the prisoner, that it had been his practice to avoid holding back court officals, jurors, and others into the night. When the court resumed today Mr. GALBALLY repeated objections he raised yesterday that the prisoner was entitled to immediate consideration of a verdict, particularly as the case had finished as early as 3.15pm.
He asked that a retrial be granted on the ground that jurors should not seperate before they considered a verdict. Judge MOORE refused the application, ststing that he had not finished his charge to the jurors when he sent them home. It was unfair he said to keep jurors back through their dinner hour after they had been sitting all day. Mr GALBALLY quoted a High Appeal Court decision that a prisoner was entitled to a retrial if, after the judge had, charged the jury, the jurors were seperated without being under the control of the court. Mt GALLBALLY said it might be that his Honor added some remark to the jury this morning on what he (Mr Galbally) said yesterday when the jury had retired, but he submitted that the trial had been completed. Judge MOORE said that he had not finished his charge, so the trial was not completed. It was in the interests of justice that jurors should not be sent out to deliberate in the late afternoon. This was resented by juries, and he had not the slightest doubt as to what was proper in the circumstances. The judge then made some remarks to the jury on another submission by Mr Galbally and sent the jurors into their room to consider a verdict.
|Births - "The Herald" Newspaper Fri, Feb 17, 1950 Vic|
|BLOOM (nee BRANDON) - On February 15
at Margaret Coles, to Dorothy and Cyril - a son.
BRISTOW (FOREMAN) - On Feb 14 at "The Pines" Ringwood, to Dorothy & Robert - a daughter.
DARBY - On Feb 15 at Mercy Hospital to Doreen & Dick - a son (Ronald James). Both well. A brother for Richard and David.
DEACON (nee MARTIN) On Feb 16 at Kia-Ora, to Joy & Les - a son (Graham Leslie). Both well.
JONAS (nee DENCH) On Feb 13 at St Andrew's Hospital, East Melbourne, to Phillip & Dorothy a son (premature)Both Well.
SWAN (FOSTER) On Feb 14 at St Andrew's Hospital, to Jeanne and Vernon - a son (Geoffrey Foster) Both well. Thanks to Dr. SALTAU.
CHARLESWORTH - ARMSTRONG
|In Memoriam 'The Herald' Newspaper Fri, Feb 17 1950 Victoria|
|BRYER - Dora, wife of the late Mark BRYER.
In cherished remembrance of our gentle loving little mother, who passed
away Feb 17, 1949. Inserted by her loving children and grand-children. M.G.R.H.D.S.
CAPPADONA - In loving memory of my dear husband and our beloved father Anthony, passed away Feb 17, 1944. - Inserted by his wife and children.
DAVIS - On Feb 17, 1948, at Hilton St, Clifton Hill, Mary, beloved and devoted wife of Jack. You have gone from me, but in my memory we will always be together.
DEELEY - Treasured memories of May, passed away Feb 17. In my garden of memories I meet you each day. Glad.
LEVOI - In loving memory of Elizabeth, loving mother of Vonni and devoted wife of I'o, who passed away Feb 17, 1943.
MANNIX - In loving memory of Viola darling daughter of Mr. J.J. Mannix and the late Mrs Mannix who departed this life at Melbourne Observatory on Feb 17, 1910. R.I.P. Treasured memories by her sorrowing father, sisters and brothers.
PLUNKETT - In loving memory of my dear father, who passed away 17/2/47. Deep in our hearts a memory is kept of one we love and never forget. Inserted by his loving daughter Gladys, son-in-law Harry, grandsons, Harry & Brian.
SADLER - (nee COTTLE) Cherished memories of our darling daughter Betty, and baby son who passed away on Feb 17 1948. Dearer to us than words can tell. Was the daughter we lost and loved so well. Inserted by Mother and Daddy.
TIEDEMANN - In sad and loving memory of our darling daughter and sister Dorothy, who passed away Feb 17, 1941. Aged 21 years. Always in our hearts, so sadly missed. -Inserted by her loving Mother and Father, sister Glad and brother-in-law Bill.
|Extract "The Herald" Newspaper Wed Feb 15,1950 Victoria|
|In Town and Out by Nan
Engaged Today: Last week young friends of Averil WIGAN
welcomed her home from England.
Luncheon Party: Among the guests whom Pamela SALLMANN entertained at luncheon at Menzies today in honor of Brenda BERRY, at whose wedding William HEITHERSAY on Saturday she will be a bridesmaid was Mrs Ross SHELMERDINE, just back from a honeymoon trip to Lord Howe Island, and full of it's delights, "A wonderful place" Marigold told her friends. Also at the party were Brenda's elder sister's Mrs George MASON and Mrs Donald HENDRY over from Sydney for the wedding and Joan SAUNDERS and Rhonda LANE, who will also be bridesmaids. Tonight Pamela's parents Mr & Mrs Louis SALLMANN will give a small dinner party in the Gowrie Room at Menzies, in honor of Sir Norman and Lady MARTIN. The 16 present will all be Australians who were in London together a year ago.
Kitchen Tea: In honour of Lesley MORRELL elder daughter of Mr & Mrs F.F. MORRELL of Ballarat whose marriage to Alfred Capel KING will take place soon, Mrs Alan MARSHALL and Carol DEAN will give a Kitchen Tea at the former's home in Malver tonight. Most of the guests will be fellow social workers of the guest of honor, and friends from university days, when she was in residence at the women's college with the joint hostesses.
Theatre Party: To celebrate the 21st birthday of their daughter Ruth Anne, Mr & Mrs Herman NIETHAMER, of Lincoln Ave, Merlynston, gave a dinner party last night at the Hotel Australia followed by a visit to a theatre. Ruth who has been studying commerce, has now decided to relinquish it in favor of music and is going to the Conservatorium to study piano and singing.
|Engagements "The Herald" Newspaper Feb 17, 1950 Vic|
|SEYMOUR - WILSON
Esther Muriel, youngest daughter of Mrs.W. HOGARTH, Pyramid and the late Mr.F.SEYMOUR to Geoffrey Norton only son of Mrs R. WILSON, Albert Park, and the late Mr V C Wilson of Perth.
SOIFER - HARRISON
WHALEY - STEVENS
|Extract "The Herald" Newspaper Wed Feb 15th 1950-Victoria|
Bride Won House In Art Union
A house at Glen Iris, which the bride won recently in an art union, awaits Miss Yvonne SINCLAIR and Mr John Whitefield HAMILTON who will be married at St. Andrews, Glen Iris, late today. The bride is the elder daughter of Mr & Mrs D.A.M. SINCLAIR of North Rd, Ormond and the bridegroom the third son of the Rev. and Mrs J.P. HAMILTON of Union Rd, Balwyn. The bride will be attended by her sister Annette and the bridegrooms sister Jean. The bridegrooms brothers Ken & Ian will attend him. The reception will be held at The Gables, East Malvern.
All White Wedding The bride and her two attendants will all wear white broderie anglaise frocks at the wedding at Christ Church, South Yarra, late today of Miss Bernice IZZARD and Mr John BRAY. The bride, younger daughter of Mr & Mrs H.W. ISSARD of Woodlands Rd, North Essendon will wear a short tulle veil held with a cap of broderie anglaise with her full skirted frock. Its deep neckline is outlined with a collar pointed on the shoulders. She will carry a posie of stephanotis. Her sister, Mrs Ian POTTER, will be matron of honor. Little Caroline POTTER will be the other attendant. The bridegroom, only son of Mrs M.M. BRAY of Hartwell and the late Mr. Bray, will have Mr Grieg BROWN as best man. Archdeacon J.A. SCHOFIELD will officiate. A reception will be held at Menzies Hotel.
Synagogue Wedding the marriage of Miss Beryl LAZER to Mr Morris BERENHOLTZ will take place at the Melbourne Synagogue, South Yarra this evening. The bride is the only daughter of Mr & Mrs M. LAZER of Seacombe Grove, Brighton. Mrs Norman COHEN, Mrs S. BOYMAL, Miss Barbara AARONS, Miss Joy MOVITZ and flower girls Rosalia BELFER and Susanne COHEN will attend the bride. The bridegroom is the second son of Mr & Mrs S BERENHOLTZ of Lee St, North Carlton. Mr Alfred LAZER will be best man.
ANGUS - WINWARD
|Extract The Herald Newspaper Feb 15, 1950 Victoria|
|Seek Armed Man After Killing.
AUCKLAND, Wednesday - Police are searching the Whakatane district for a man believed to be armed and carrying a large supply of ammunition, following the discovery of the body of a man partly buried by sand and scrub.
The man found was Frederick Stanley HODSON, 59, a bacteriologist. His body was at the roadside at Onepu, between Lake Rotoma and the village of Edgecumbe. He had been shot.
HODSON who was employed by the Rangitalki Dairy Company at Edgecumbe, was married with no children. He had been missing since Monday morning.
The wanted man was reported to have been seen close to
HODSON"S car, near where the body was found. He left the hut
where he was living early on Monday, telling his workmates he was going
for a day's shooting. he was carrying a .303 rifle.
|Extract The Herald Newspaper Thurs Feb 16th 1950-Victoria|
|Courting Without Tears
Australian Associated press
PARIS, Wednesday - Lesson in courtship broadcast over Paris Radio tonight by distinguished French author, Andre Maurols:-
FOR WOMEN: "All men are vain. A girl should encourage a man to talk about himself. Admire him and he will love you."
FOR MEN: "To flatter a girl on her beauty isn't enough. All women want to be appreciated for their finer sentiments and ideas."
Maurols 64, was giving the first of eight lessons in courtship. He has written 'The Art of Living' 'Women without Love' and biographies of Dickens, Shelley, and Disraeli. He has been married twice.
|In MEMORIAM The Herald Newspaper Thurs Feb 16th 1950-Victoria|
|JAMES - In treasured
memry of our loving mother, who passed into God's care February 16 1947.
Inserted by her devoted daughter Edith and son Frank.
OWEN (nee MERRICK) - In loving memory of
our dear sister Annie, who passed away Feb 16, 1949.
|FUNERAL NOTICES The Herald Newspaper Thurs Feb 16th 1950-Victoria|
|CLANCY - Requiem Mass for the repose of the
soul of the late MRS ELIZABETH CLANCY will be offered at St. Ignatius, TOMORROW
(Friday) at 10 am the funeral will leave the Church at the conclusion of
Mass for the Melbourne General Cemetery, Carlton. JOHN McALOON Richmond,
FINEGAN - Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of the late Mr OWEN WILLIAM FINEGAN will be celebrated at the Sacred Heart Church Grey St, St. Kilda, TOMORROW (Friday) at 9am. The funeral will leave the Church at 2pm for the Coburg Cemetery. MULQUEEN & SONS PTY. LTD. FW1746
FULLER - The funeral of the late MISS BLANCHE MARY OLIVE FULLER will leave Sleight's Funeral home, St. Kilda Rd, Melbourne, TOMORROW (Friday) at 10.45am for the New Cheltenham Cemetery, Holloway Rd, Sandringham. A.A.SLEIGHT PTY. LTD. MX 4626
HUDSON - The funeral of the late Mr ALFRED HENRY HUDSON late 1st AIF will leave our Chapel 1217 High Street, malvern, TOMORROW (Friday) February 17, after a service commencing at 10.45am for the New Cheltenham Cemetery, Holloway Road. DRAYTON & GARSON U1228
MURRAY - The funeral of the late MR ARTHUR KENNETH MURRAY will leave our parlors, cnr Carlisle & Balston Sts, St Kilda TOMORROW (Friday) after a service commencing at 1.45 pm for the New Cheltenham Cemetery. JOSEPH ALLISON PTY LTD Windsor 4074
WALTON - Requiem Mass for the repose of the soul of the late MISS MARY ELIZABETH WALTON, of 19 Keon St, Thornbury, will be celebrated at Our Lady Of Lourdes, R.C. Church, High St, Northcote, TOMORROW (Friday) at 7am. The funeral will leave the Church at 11.30am for the Melbourne Cemetery, Carlton. NELSON BROS. Footscray, MW1301.
WILLMOTT - The funeral of the late MR WILLIAM ANDREW WILLMOTT
will leave our parlor, corner Glenhuntly & Hawthorn Rds, Caulfield,
TOMORROW (Friday) after a service commencing at 11am for the St. Kilda
Cemetery. JOHN (ROY V) ALLISON LF1816
|Approaching Marriages The Herald Newspaper Thurs Feb 16th 1950-Victoria|
|RIDGEWAY - DIXON. The marriage of Wilma, elder daughter of Mr & The late Mrs RIDGEWAY, Coburg to Kevin only son of Mr & Mrs Dixon, East Kew, will be celebrated at St. Paul's Church, Coburg on Saturday Feb 18th at 1.45.|
|DEATHS The Herald Newspaper Thurs Feb 16th 1950-Victoria|
|CLANCY - On Feb 16 Elizabeth, loved wife of
James of 3 Eucalyptus Ave, Richmond. Devoted mother of Theresa (Mrs POORE),
Sheila (Mrs BENSON), mother-in-law of Charles and Shan, loved grandma of
Moria and Clancy, loving sister of Margaret HANNAN. Requiescat in pace.
FINEGAN - On Feb 16 Owen William FINEGAN, of 86 Grey Street, St Kilda and late of Brunswick, loved husband of the late Rose, loved brother of Kate (Mrs SULLIVAN dec) Peg, (Mrs CROMLIN), Doll (Mrs Hemingway dec), Agnes (Mrs CURRY dec), Nell (Mrs McInerney), James (dec), Frank, Billie (dec) and Delia (Mrs MULVANEY dec). Age 78 yrs,
FULLER - On Feb 16 at Melbourne, Blanche Mary Olive, beloved daughter of the late William and Annie FULLER, loved sister of Patricia (Mrs J HEALY) Tony & Billy. R.I.P.
HUDSON - On Feb 15 at his residence, 661 Dandenong Road, Malvern, Alfred Henry, beloved husband of Florence and loving father of Hazel (Mrs LING), Jack, Bobbie, Ronald (dec), Betty, Keith, Leonard, Kathleen late 1st AIF; late of Eaglehawk, Bendigo. Age 61yrs.
HUDSON - On Feb 15 at his residence 661 Dandenong Road, Malvern, Alfred Henry beloved brother of Jack (dec), Doll (Mrs ANDREWARTHER), Robb (dec),Stan, Ethel (dec) Clarence, Estelle and Hazel (Mrs PITMEN). Aged 61yrs.
LEVY - On Feb 15, Alfred, at his home Beral, 8 Robe Street, St Kilda, beloved husband of the late Bertha, and loving father of Frank, Norman, Adele (dec) and Kenneth Aged 75yrs.
LEVY - On Feb 15, Alfred, at his home, Beral, 8 Robe St, St Kilda, loved father-in-law of Lola, Lucie and Doreen, devoted grandpa to June, Robin, Bruce, Pamela, Geoffrey,Susan, Ian, Sandra, Barry, Suzanne, Graeme and Russell.
McMEIKAN - On Feb 15 Archibald, loved husband of Barbara and loving father of Jessie (Mrs MERRIMEN), Hilda (Mrs THOMSON) and loved grandpa of Ian and John.
MURRAY - On Feb 6 at her residence 23 Victoria Street, Ulverstone, Tasmania, Selina Caroline, beloved wife of the late John MURRAY and loving mother of Doris, Nora (Mrs Phillip LEWIS, dec), Dulcie, Gladys (dec), Nona (Mrs Geoffrey FISHER), mother-in-law of Geoffrey and grandmother of Paul and Murray. In her 80th year. R.I.P.
MURRAY - On Feb 15 at his residence, 1A Hawsleigh Ave, East St. Kilda, Archie Kenneth, beloved husband of Lily M, loving father of Joyce (Mrs J. ETHERIDGE) & Joan. loving grandfather of Marilyn and Janice. Sydney papers, please copy.
WALTON - On Feb 16 at the residence of her sister (Mrs Gus WINTERS), 19 Keon St, Thornbury, Mary Elizabeth WALTON, eldest daughter of the late Thomas & Annie WALTON loved sister of William (dec), Eugenie (Mrs DOYLE dec)Teresa (Mrs WINTERS) James and George (dec). Loved sister-in-law of Lina. Aged 77yrs.
WILLMOTT - On Feb 15 at the Alfred Hospital, William Andrew
WILLMONT, loved husband of the late Emm and brother of Charles (dec),
Percy (Sydney) and Kit (Mrs BUTLER of Adelaide). At rest.
|DEATHS The Herald Newspaper Tues Dec 13 1966-Victoria|
|BLADIN- On Dec 12, Sydney, Patricia Mary,
beloved wife of Air Vice Marshall F.M. BLADIN. private funeral. Requiescat
in Pace. Floral tributes to Tobin bros Chapel, 1382 High St, Malvern on
Thursday Dec 15 between 8 and 10 am.
BLADIN - On Dec 12 Patricia Mary, beloved mother of Peter, Jacqueline and Sandra and loving mother-in-law of Dawn, Gerard and Hugh.
GIBBS - On Dec 11 at the Jessie McPherson hospital, Marion widow of Dr Norman GIBBS and loved sister of Lillian FERGUSON and Winifred KITCHEN.
JAMIESON - Gladys mary, On Dec 12, loved friend of Bonnie. At rest.
SAUNDERS - On Dec 12 (suddenly) at her home, 104 Carpenter St, North Brighton, Harriett Martha (Hatt), loving wife of Jack loved mother of Barbara, mother-in-law of Kevin and loving gran (Petsie) of Karen and Grant.
SAWARD - On Dec 12 (result of accident)Eslie Roland, dearly beloved husband of betty and darling daddy of David, Christine, Bruce, Geoffrey and Janice. At home with the Lord.
SMITH - On Dec 12 Eva, beloved wife of Lyell and loving mother of pauline, Rosemary and Annette.
SMITH - On Dec 12 Eva Daicey, beloved mother of Annette,
loved mother-in-law of Rod, loving grandmother of Brett & Christopher.
|Extract The Herald Newspaper Wed Feb 15th 1950-Victoria|
|How times have changed.
When Equipping A Kitchen Cost £35
Once upon a time (30 years ago) you could completely equip
a kitchen for £35. Today, at a conservative estimate, the same equipment
would cost £55.
Among the articles purchased for that kitchen of 1919
that are now obsolete is the knife board. This was usued to remove stains
from knives (before the advent of stainless steel)
Extract The Sun Newspaper April 29, 1947 Victoria
Four Injured In City When Woman Driver of Car Collapses.
Four people were injured, three seriously, when a runaway car crashed into a traffic light standard at the corner of Collins and Swanston Sts yesterday.
The woman driver of the car , who is believed to have fallen unconscious as she entered the intersection, had not regained consciousness last night.
Those injured were:-
Mrs Dorothy YOUNG, 32, of Queens Rd, Melbourne, driver of the car admitted to St. Vincent's Hospital with a probable fracture of the skull. Condition serious.
Frederick DICKENSON, 43 of Newstead, Tasmania. Admitted to Royal Melbourne Hosp. where a leg was amputated. Condition Critical.
Mrs Ethel CONNELL, 65, of Glendearg Ave, Malvern. Admitted to St Vincent's Hospital with a fractured skull and lacerations to the face. Condition serious.
Dr. Jacob SHAW, 52, of Toorak Rd, South Yarra. Treated at St. Vincent's Hospital for shock and lacerations and allowed to go home
Funerals---The Sun Newspaper April 29, 1947 Victoria
MEYER - Mass for Mrs Ellen MEYER will be celebrated at St Ambrose Church, Brunswick today at 7.30am. Burial will be at Melbourne General Cemetery.
MILES - The funeral of Mr Terry Robert MILES will take place tomorrow at Le Pine & Sons parlor Camberwell. Burial will be at Burwood Cemetery.
MILLS - Mass for Mrs Annette Elizabeth MILLS will take place today at Church of Immaculate Conception, Glenferrie. Burial at Box Hill Cemetery.
PHILLIPS - The funeral for Mr Percy Esmond PHILLIPS will leave his residence 9 Laverton St, Williamstown today at 11am for the Williamstown Cemetery.
PHILP - the funeral of the late Mr Robert PHILP will take place today (Tues) at North Williamstown,. Burial will take place at Williamstown Cemetery.
PIKE - The funeral of the late Mr Sydney PIKE of Montana, Springvale and formerely of Moorabbin will take place today at 3.30pm. Burial will be at Necroplois Springvale.
ROBINSON - The funeral of the late Mr James Lang ROBINSON is appointed to leave his residence, Warrandyte Rd, Langwarrin, today at 2.30pm for the Frankston Cemetery.
SHEDDEN - The funeral of the late Mrs Maria SHEDDEN will leave the residence of her daughter, Mrs Russell MARKS, 263 Brunswick Rd, West Brunswick today for the Fawkner Crematorium.
SHORT - The funeral of the late Mr Clement SHORT will leave his residence, The Gatehouse, South Rd, Moorabbin, today for the New Cheltenham Cemetery.
SPARROW - Requiem Mass for the late Miss Alice Caroline SPARROW will be celebrated at St. Joseph's Church, South Yarra, today. Burial will take place at Brighton Cemetery.
SUFFOLK - The funeral of the late Mrs Mary isobel SUFFOLK will leave her home 47 Heath Street, Port Melbourne Tomorrow, Wednesday at 1.30pm for the Fawkner Cemetery.
TODD - The funeral of the late Mr Edward John (Peter) TODD late (15th Field Ambulance 2nd AIF) will leave his residence 8 Shackell St, West Coburg, today for the Melbourne Crematorium, Fawkner.
WEAVER - The funeral of the late Mr Henry James WEAVER will leave 21 Henry St Footscray today for the Footscray Cemetery.
WOOLF - The funeral of the late Joseph WOOLF will leave
Sleight's Funeral Home tomorrow for the Springvale Crematorium.
In MEMORIUM The Sun Newspaper April 29, 1947 Victoria
On Active Service
AVORY - n memory of our esteemed friend Mr Avory, who passed away suddenly April 29, 1946. The call was swift and sudden No chance to say goodbye But a memory lingers ever As one year goes by. -Inserted by Mr & Mrs P. EAGLES
BOX - Herbert John, In memory of my dear husband and our father, who passed away April 22 1939.
BOX - In loving memory of my dear son Herbert John who passed away April 22 1939....A. HEWITT
BUCKLEY - (Nee OSBORNE)- In loving memory of my dear daughter and our dear sister, Ida, who passed away April 22, 1932. Loved and remembered always. Inserted by her loving father, sister, Vera, brother and sister-in-law Rita (Fish Creek)
CASWILL - In fond memory of my loving husband and father who passed away 10 years ago today April 29, 1937. Memory is a golden chain That links us till we meet again. -Inserted by his loving wife.
CASWILL - Cherished memories of our dear Dad, who passed away April 29, 1937 Though lost to sight, to memory ever dear. -Inserted by his loving daughters Nancy, Ada and Elsie.
COCKING - In loving memory of our beloved father Ernest,
passed away April 29, 1946. also beloved mother, Olive, passed away
March 16, 1947 and our beloved brother, Harold, passed away March 27,
1923. So dearly loved so sadly missed Treasured memories of ones so
dear, Are often recalled by a silent tear, Dearer to memory than words
can tell Are our dear ones we love so well. -Inserted by their loving
family, Surrey Hills.
CONDON - In loving memory of our dear father James Jospeh,
who passed away at South Melbourne on April 27, 1946. - Inserted by
his loving family.
DAWSON - In loving memory of our darling brother, Wally, who died April 29, 1945 while P.O.W. Borneo. Our brother was a hero, He died for me and you, What he suffered before he died, No one ever knew. -Inserted by his loving sister Maisie, brother-in-law Billy and family.
DEANS - In loving memory of Perc, loved husband of Elsie, who passed away April 29, 1945....Ever remembered, Elsie.
ELLIOTT - In loving memory of my loved husband and our dear father John Francis (Widdy), passed away on April 20, 1946. Loved and remembered always. Inserted by his loved wife and family. Florrie (Mrs DARRIGAN, Preston), Eva (Mrs POLGLASE, Golden Square), Alfred and Mervyn ELLIOTT (Bendigo).
GALLAGHER - In loving memory of our dear father, who passed away April 27, 1945. Always remembered. - Inserted by Arthur, Win, Bill and Barry.
GEORGE - Loving memories of Alf 28/4/46 late M. & E.F. Club loved husband of Lilla (Lyla KELLY). R.I.P. Late 449 Raeside St, North Fitzroy.
GILBERT - In loving memory of my darling mother, Emma, who passed away April 27, 146. -Inserted by her loving son, Graham, daughter-in-law Ruby and grandchildren Bev and geoff.
GILSENAN - In loving memory of Emily, who passed away April 22, 1945 beloved wife of Albert and mother of Ivy, Eileen and Allison. In our book of tender memories We gently turn a page today.
GRAHAM - On April 23, 1941, loved wife of Robert (dec), loved mother of Margaret, loved grandma to Ken and Beryl.
JOHNSON - In loving memory of our dear mum and nana, who passed away April 29,1944. Time has not dimmed our memories of you. -Inserted by son Vincent, daughter-in-law Violet, grandaughters, Vena, Shirley and Audrey.
KEOGH-McGOWAN - In loving memory of our dear mother who passed away April 29, 1940, Queenstown, Tasmania. Dearer to us than words can tell Was the mother we lost and loved so well; We miss you sear mother, we always will, In our hearts you are with us still. -Inserted by her loving daughter and son, Isabel and Fred.
LONG - In loving memory of my dear husband, Dan, who passed away on April 29, 1944. Ever remembered. - inserted by his loving wife Blanche.
McCURDY - In loving memory of our dear brother, John Francis, who passed away April 24,1946. Sadly missed - Inserted by his loving sister and brother-in-law, Doris and Frank.
McNAUGHTON - In loving memory of my beloved husband, Alexander John, who died at Heidelberg Military Hospital, April 29, 1946. An Anzac. There is no seperation from those we love, No distance can divide, For today in memory's garden We still walk side by side. Inserted by his sorrowing wife Jessie.
McNAUGHTON - In loving memory of our beloved father, Alexander John, who passed away April 29, 1946. A veteran of both wars. He shall not grow old, As we that are left grow old, Age shall not weary him, Nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember him. - Inserted by his loving children Alice, lorna and Ian.
McNAUGHTON - In loving memory of my dearly loved only son, Alexander John, who passed away on April 29, 1946. I will always remember you smiling. - Inserted by his loving mother A.M. WOOD
Alice Maud WOOD (nee WENTWORTH) died Ivanhoe 1948 age 78. Reg No 11232 Parents John WENTWORTH and Priscilla Unknown
McINTOSH - In loving memory of Pte. Royce McIntosh V280648, 52nd Batt., died Caulfield Repat Hospital, April 28 1943. Always remembered.
MARCHANT - In loving memory of my dear husband and our
loving father who passed away April 29, 1942. We keep in our hearts
the love of the past, To us it is dearer than gold;
MOORE - Loving memories of Len, VX64236, died P.O.W. Borneo, April 28 1945, loving brother of George, brother-in-law of Rose, uncle of Norma and Barry. God watched while you suffered He knew you had your share He gently closed your weary eyes And took you in his care. Inserted by George, Rose, Norma,Barry of Clifton Hill.
MULLORD - Cherished memoried of my dear husband, Albert, late B.E.F., V.D.C., C.M.F., killed Point Nepean Rd, Carrum, April 29, 1944 Sudden and sad was the parting, Bitterly cruel was the blow, In my garden of memories We meet every day. - Inserted by his loving wife and family. NATION - In sad and loving memory of our dear mother, who died April 28,1938. Her heart was always in her home, A heart so true and tender, She tolied so hard for those she loved And left us to remember. Inserted by her loving son Richard, daughter-in-law Pearl, grandchildren Pamela and Robert.
NEALE - In loving memory of Mabel, beloved wife of Frank; darling mum of Rae, Alan (dec), Donald; passed away April 29, 1944. Sweet memories.
NEALE - (nee FIRTH) In loving memory of our dear sister Mabel, passed away April 29, 1944. Your willing hand and loving smile Are with me Mabel all the time. -Inserted by Alf and Beat FIRTH.
NUGENT - In loving memory of my dear mother Mary, who passed away April 27, 1940. _ Inserted by her loving son Lou.
STEWART - In loving memory of Clait, VX16403 2/14th Batt., passed away Caulfield Repat Hospital, April 29, 1945 loved brother of Douglas & Addie, Yackandandah; loved uncle of Marjorie and Jack (ex 2/14th Batt) Always Remembered.
SAULT -In loving memory of my wife and our mother, who passed away April 29, 1945. We often sit and think of you, And all the things we used to do; And wonder why you had to go Without a chance to say good-bye. No smile like yours can cheer our way, No voice can comfort bring; We miss you, for we loved you, As it dawns the second sad year. - Inserted by her loving husband, Gordon and family, Hazel, Raie, Leslie.
SAUNDRY - In loving memory of father, who passed away at his residence Balwyn, on April 29, 1944. Always remembered. - Inserted by his loving daughter, Addie, also son-in-law Joe, grandchildren James and Majorie.
SCOTT - In loving memory of Jessie Frances, dearly loved wife of Edward SCOTT who fell asleep at East Coburg on April 29, 1944....Always in my memory.
SCOTT - In loving memory of Jessie Frances, darling mother of Alice and Perce MORGAN, Rita and Will LAUDER and dearly loved grandma of Ken MORGAN, Joan, Ruth and Ray LAUDER....Till we meet again.
SMITH - In loving memory of Dad, who passed away April 29, 1946. - Cyril, Dot and his grandchildren Kevin, Marion and Janice.
SMITH - In loving memory of our dear mother Mary Ann, who passed away April 29, 1946. Late of Eltham....A mother never to be forgotten. - Inserted by her loving son, Don and daughter-in-law Ruby.
STAFFORD - In loving memory of my dear husband George and fond father of George, Ronanald, Raymond and Muriel (Mrs NICHOLLS); father-in-law of Alma, Jean, Ada, Jack NICHOLLS, grand-dad of joan, Muriel, Raymond, Larraine, George, Brenda, Lesley, Carole, Garry, Donald and John NICHOLLS. Not just today but every day In silence we remember.
STAMFORD - Birthday memories of our dear son and brother, Frank, killed N.G. Dec 7, 1943. The thought that I could not say good-bye Will always bring regret; For the heart of one that loved you Is the one who will never forget, I often sit and think of you When others are fast asleep, And manya silent tear I shed When no eye can see me weep. I think of you in silence, I often speak your name, But all that is left to answer Frank, Is your photo in a frame. - Inserted by his loving mother, father and sisters Joan and Doreen.
STEBBING - In loving memory of my dear mother, who passed away April 29, 1944. Dear pal; sadly missed. - Inserted by her daughter Rose.
TAYLOR - In loving memory of Barbara, loved daughter of Ann and Fred. - Inserted by F. BROWN and family.
WILSON - In loving memory of my darling Dad, who passed away April 29, 1942 A leaf in the book of memory Is gently turned today. - Inserted by Connie and George.
WILSON - In loving memory of our dear father and grandpa,
who departed this life April 29,1942. Memories sweet of our father dear,
We will treasure deep from year to year. -Muriel and Robin.
TARR - Loving memories of Lt. H. Tarr, loved cousin of Mona PHILLIPS.
WILLCOCKS - In loving memory of our brother P.O. Ignatius Willcocks killed on active service, 21/4/44 - Always in our thoughts. Inserted by Mary and Ted DOBELL, Lake Boga.
WRIGHT - In proud and loving memory of our dear George,
died of wounds Tobruk, April 29, 1941. Ever loving memories. - Mother,
Lucie and Grace, Tatura.
|Extract The Herald Newspaper April 12, 1958 Victoria|
|Wed by his father.
The bridegroom's father the Rev. E. JONES-ROBERTS, will
officiate at the marriage of Miss Marli Veda THEWLIS, younger daughter
of Mr. V.F. THEWLIS, of Butler Gve.
The bridegroom is the elder son of the Rev.E and Mrs JONES-ROBERTS of Hickford St, East Brunswick.
The bridal gown features a large waist bow caught with a cluster of roses. A coronet will hold the brides tuille veil.
She will carry a trail of white roses and for the traditional 'something old' will wear her fiance's great-grandmother's wedding ring more than 200 years old.
Miss Lesley BONNEY will be bridesmaid.
|Bride's Uncle Officiates.
The Rev. G. HARRIS, assisted by the bride's uncle, the Rev. Dr E.E.V. COLLOCOTT of Sydney will officiate at the marriage of Miss Mary Alice COLLOCOTT and Mr William Arthur BURGESS at Canterbury Methodist Church this afternoon. The bride is the elder daughter of Mr & Mrs A.B. COLLOCOTT of Knaith Rd, Ringwood and the bridegroom is the second son of Mr & Mrs J. BURGESS of Northcote Ave,Balwyn.
The bride's ballerina length dress of white ponyskin satin, has unpressed pleats falling at the back from a deep V shaped waist.
A coronet of pearl orange blossom will hold her shoulder length tulle veil and she'll carry a small spray of bouvardia and white azaleas.
Miss Jocelyn COLLOCOTT will attend her sister wearing a pink and mauve shot-taffeta dress. The short skirt has a harem hemline and the bodice a pink chiffon scarf-drapery around the shoulders.
Mr Jack BURGESS will be his brother's best man.
|Newman Chapel ceremony.
Newman College Chapel Melbourne University, was the setting today for the wedding celebrated with Nuptial Mass of Miss Marcia DELAHUNTY and Dr David QUIN. The bride is the younger daughter of Mts James DELAHUNTYof "Roscrea", Murtoa and of the late Mr DELAHUNTY and the bridegroom is the eldest son of Mrs M. QUIN of Isabella Gve, Hawthorn and the late Dr. B. QUIN. The bride was given away by her brother Mr Maurice DELAHUNTY. Miss Margaret KROON and Miss Janet MONTGOMERY were bridesmaids.
London Bride. The wedding of Sueanna, elder daughter of Cdr. and Mrs John BATH of Malvern, Vic, to William Hayes BROWN, son of Sir Sam and Lady BROWN of Woking, Surrey, will take place at Holy Trinity Church, Brompton Rd, London today.
The bride will be attended by the bridegroom's sister,
Miss Elizabeth BROWN and her own cousin Miss Virginia ROBERTSON. The bride
will be given away by her grandfather Mr Eustace HOLYROD. Mr & Mrs
HOLYROD will host and hostess at the reception at the Rembrandt Hotel.
The couple will live in London.
Miss Pamela Jean MOSER and Mr Frank Thomson MORRIS will be married this afternoon at St. John's Toorak-where the bride's parents were married. The bride is the elder daughter of Mr & Mrs S.P. MOSER of Field St, Caulfield and the bridegroom the only child of Mrs M MORRIS of Strathmore St, Bentleigh and the late Mr F MORRIS of Glasgow, Scotland.
Wed in the Country.
|Extract The Herald Newspaper Jan 8, 1959 Victoria|
GAMMEL - On Jan 7 at Fairfield Hospital, Henry GAMMEL of Bourke St, Coburg and Nepean Highway, Rosebud West, son of the late Henry and Ann brother of Bridget (Mrs CAULFIELD), Jim,Jack, Mary (Mrs WOOLCOCK), Ann (Mrs CRUISE), Michael and Kate (all dec) Age ?3yrs.
GAMMEL-On Jan 7 Henry dearly loved Uncle of Richard Henry, Mary & Jack.
OGILVY- The Committee members and staff of the Victorian Association of Braille Writers express deep regret in the loss of their valued and esteemed honorary treasurer, the late James OGILVY and extend to his wife and family their sincere sympathy.
SCRIVENGER-On Jan 8 (suddenly)at Royal Melbourne Hospital, Alfred John of 20 Fenton Street, Ascot Vale, beloved husband of Maisie, loved father of Ron. To the world he was but one To us he was the world.
SCRIVENGER-On Jan 8, Alfred John beloved son of the late Alfred and Grace beloved brother of harry and Alla (dec) and Tom.
SMITH-On Jan 7 at his residence 38 Talbot Ave, East St.Kilda, Alan Munro beloved husband of Annie SMITH. beloved brother-in-law of Kathleen (Lena) BYRNE.
THOMAS (T.P.I.) On Jan 8 at 'RGH' Heidelberg, Jack Baden
of Caulfield husband of Thelma. beloved father of Lynette, loved son of
Isobel and the late Albert, loved brother of Gladys (Mrs THOMAS) Mavis
(Mrs BATHURST) Millie (Mrs GREIG) Kitty (Mrs GLANVILLE) and Alice (Mrs
NOEL dec) Late A.A.P.C. 2nd AIF
SHORT - Treasured memories of my sister-in-law Lena Ivy....Tom SHORT.
THOMPSON - Elizabeth Ann. Hallowed memoried of our dear
mother andgrandmother whom departed this life Jan 8 1958...from the family.
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