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Adelaide Mail (Newspaper) - April 15, 1933, Adelaide, South Australia National Library of Australia Haig the father of All scotch whiskies established 1627 agents co ton 4 co. U9 find Ere Street. Adelaide \/%60bef the new / a radiola / w a amazing f is -. Tone x to might ved1tion/ lost girl flier reaches Karachi in motor lorry Breaks record despite storm mrs. Bonne y crosses perilous timor first hop to England while mrs. H. Bonney the daring Brisbane flier was winging her Way from Darwin today across the most dangerous Section of her record attempting flight to England the timor miss Jean Batten the 23-year-old new zealand girl missing for three Days on a flight to Australia was bumping through the Baluchistan desert towards Karachi India in a motor lorry. The girl was thought to have been lost Between Bagdad Iraq and Bushfire Persia in the desert where murderous arabs roam. Instead she turned up in Baluchistan India hundreds of Miles further on haying broken the woman s flying record Between England and India. She had fought her Way for hours through one of the worst sandstorms in memory along the North coast of the persian Gulf. Landing to find out where she was she broke her propeller. Baluchi tribesmen rescued her and eventually she reached Karachi this afternoon after a 14-hour trip by motor lorry. Mrs. Bonney reached Koppang safely after a Quick crossing. She is the first australian woman to have crossed the perilous timor alone. Mrs. Mollison and the German girl Elli Beinhorn Are the Only other women to have done it. Steepl chasing Over Hills Karachi saturday telling her Story this afternoon. Miss Jean Batten said that after flying through the sandstorm Over Persia for hours she decided to land to discover where Ghe with visibility Al most nil this meant Steeple Hasmig Over Hills and crevasses of the broken coun try of Baluchistan until she spotted what appeared to be a plateau. She made a Good Landing and All went Well until the plane at the end of its runway hit a Patch of marshy ground and tilted up snap Ping off one end of the propeller. Some Friendly tribesmen escorted miss Jean Batt Eniss Atten tier 20 Miles to the capital town of Las Juela where officials gave her assistance and put a motor lorry at her disposal for the journey to Karachi. X she reached there after bumping through the desert for 14 hours. She wanted to return to Las Bela at once in the lorry with spares but the Karachi Aero gab offered to take her and a spare propeller to Las Bela. Australian s feat Darwin saturday. Mrs. Bonney topped off from the Fanny Bay Aero drome three Miles from Darwin at 6.52 . Today and arrived at Koppang at 10.35 a-tn., Koppang time. She is attempting to eclipse the Australia England record of is Days set by 3irc. Mollison. Today s hop was the first stage of her Long flight. The Rev. Keith Langford Smith in tended to accompany her As far As Mel Ville Island with or. Brownn Field explorer and author As passenger and then continue the journey to the methodist mis Sion station at Milli Gimbi in the Croco Dile group of islands but the petrol pipe of mrs. Bonney s plane was found yester Day to be leaking so badly that or. Lang 1 Ord Smith let her have the petrol pipe from Hie sky Pilot Gipsy Moth plane to enable her to get away. Has crude boat mrs. Bonney s collapsible boat which 6he k carrying with her is merely a Large bus tube with a tin water bottle in the Centre kept in place by a wide trip of Black rubber. The bicycle pump sup plied with the boat is not very effective. At Darwin the air boat took 15 minutes to inflate. Mrs. Bonney was thinking and talking about her flight to England when she was in Adelaide on her round Australia Jaunt september. I am Strong enough and i am capable noun re she said but is it fair to my husband a Long flight is a heavy Strain on those who Are left behind. T am a married woman and i have a responsibility to my Home mrs Bonnet caught the flying fever after a Joy ride in a plane one afternoon and a was determined to be a flier. When i can t five i want to die she said while in Adelaide. Bucknum puff Falls on rider Peter Borough saturday. Roj Fau Poter. Who was Riding a buc jumper at the Back to Peterborough celebrations today new seriously injured and is now in Hospital. Tie animal after Huck inc hard broke through the ropes and. Turning a sonar Tault. Tell i Parilu upon it rider. Two killed near Ipswich Brisbane. Saturday. Edward l a tie aged 19 years received fatal gunshot wounds at Kolo. Six Miles from Ipswich today and a Little girl was run Over and killed at Ipswich. Lancaster lost in Sahara London Satin Deiy. Capt. Gangster. Has disappeared in the Sahara on his re Cord attempting flight from London to Cape town. The trans saharan co. Has sent a motor car to search for him. Capt. Lancaster left London on tues Day and View 1,100 Miles to Oran Algeria the same Day. He left Orao for Gao 1,350 Miles South Ward which Amy Johnson mrs. Molli son who made the record 4 day6 6 hrs. 52 min. Last november reached on her second Day out. But capt Lancaster first came Down at adar and. Then after having been blown off his course at to ascended and steered Lor Gao but landed at Reggan. After ? a ? Short Stop he hopped off again for Gao and has since not been reported. He now has no Chance of beating mrs. Mollison s record. Robbiano at Calcutta Calcutta. April 14. Capt. Leonida Robbiati. The italian who is attacking the London to Darwin record reached Here at 3 today his sixth Day out. He will leave Early tomorrow. He still Hopes to beat or. C. W a. Scott s time 8 Days 20 hours 45 minutes made in april. 1932. But the forced Landing in Persia on monday May Stop him. His next hops will probably be to ban Goon and Singapore. ? Queensland aviatrix with her plane some interesting snaps of mrs Bonney the Queensland Root Nan Pilot who has arrived at Koppang after successfully crossing the dangerous timor stretch on the first stage of her flight to England. They show her string inf Over the propeller at work on her engine at Par afield during her round Australia flight waving to spectators a she left Brisbane to Fly round the continent and studying a Chart. Lang s new plan constitutional govt. A Sham credit control the adoption or the new policy by the new South Wales labor party has made this conference the most Momen Tous in labor s history said or. J. T. Lang addressing the Sydney labor conference tonight. He was referring to the decision in favor of the socialisation of credit As Laid Down by Lenin which will result in two divergent labor factions coming to Gether. The socialisation of credit Plank he claimed would cause the political parties of vested interests to reverse their policy toward the parliamentary institution the trades Hall was packed to the doors and or. Dang wag Given a Good reception. Entering new period we Are entering a new period and we Are going to achieve for the people Many of those things which the founders of our movement foresaw would be Neces sary said or. Lang. ? the policy of our government was always devoted towards in Pirn g the effects resulting from the privileged Posi Tion occupied by vested interests so that no serious attempts were made to attack be Root cause. The inevitable result was that when Ever a labor government attacked vested Ute rests with the Power of parliament Weir Powers were nullified by the Power of private finance which neither Parlia Lieut nor people control. Hopes and fears occurrences in Australia fro if 1920 Onward have demonstrated to the people that constitutional government is in effect a Sham the real government being vested in the people who control the Pri vate financial three year following 1929 found the labor movement throughout austra Lia searching for the most effective method by which government could be taken from the financial institutions and restored to the people. There Are those who want the imme Diate and Complete demolition of the existing order of society and the substitution of socialisation. There Are others who feat that the very use of. The word socialisation will prevent the labor party from winning an. Election and to Render it incapable of betting. The people. To Sef Lfeo Pitt nor. \ the conference has announced to the people that the labor movement has arrived at a settled Joliesr it has announced its determination to ask the people at the next Federal elec Tion to elect a labor government which has pledged itself to concentrate upon the problem of taking the control of the financial system out of private interests and vesting it in the people themselves and to achieve within the life of one parliament socialisation of the Public credit of Australia. The effect of labor s determination to attack this vital problem has caused the political parties of the vested interests to reverse their confirmed policy toward the parliamentary institution. They no longer pledge up service to democracy. They no longer Patron singly refer to the Sanctity of adult franchise. Labor s policy on debt adjustment when announced two years ago raised the hostility of the financial Powers through out the whole world. As soon As the newly elected president of the United states was elected to Power he declared that a writing Down of Public indebtedness particularly a it applied to the farming Community and a 30-hour working week in All industries was essential for the reconstruction of his coun try 50 weddings today and tonight two double ceremonies More than 50 easter wed. Dings were celebrated in Adelaide and suburbs today. Outside. Holy Trinity Church North Terrace this evening after die ceremony or. N. Watts and his Bride Echo was for Merly miss s. Cornu. In Hurch Orth atts and Echo Ray iss s. Run. Among 50 easter marriages solemnized in Adelaide and suburbs today and tonight there were two double weddings. One of these was at the Mit end Church of Christ tonight when or. Herbert William Ellis of Wynaka was married to mins Veronica May Hemsley of Karonda and or. Albert Ralph Homes of Clarence Park was married to miss Irene Mavis Ellis of Wynaka. The brides were dressed in White Satin with Long trains and carried shears of Gladioli. There were four bridesmaids six Flower girls and four train bearers. A double wedding was also solemnized at the lower Light methodist Church this evening when who Sisters of Kornye were married miss Linda wait to or. Reginald George of was Leys and Mies Olive wait to or. Bruce . Of mall Ala brides in White in accordance with tradition almost every Aej a brute wore White map if Ofin ? turn in. Gift in nor it who was mar ried to sir. If ear e. C. Moreau at St. Cuthbert s Church Prospect wore Whit sat a and All of her six bridesmaids were in White Organ die. At scots Church North Terrace there was another ail White wedding. Miss Eileen Hamilton who was married to or. Arnold Robert Kic Holla wore conventional White Satin and carried a bouquet of White dahlias carnations and roses. Her two bridesmaids wore White taffeta and Little White toques with White nose veils. Their frocks were harnessed with White Flowers but they carried the palest of Pink posies. Five weddings were celebrated at St. Augustine s Church Unley. There were four at St. Paul s Church Pulteney Street and three at Maughan Church. St. Cuthbert e Prospect had two and the Church of the Epiphany at craters also had two. Other White gowned brides who were married today were miss Jean Bell to or. John Crapp at scots Church miss Doreen Thredgold to or. Oswald Ward at the Pulsford Road. Baptist Church miss s. Cornu to or. N. Watts at holy Trinity Church. North Terrace miss Louisa ran Ford to or. E. A Asplin at St. Bode s Church semaphore Mies Gladys Warick to or. Morton Knight at St. James Church. West Terrace. Continued on Page 2. Is Marie Louise famous spy s daughter mail special representative London saturday. In a letter written from the Tower of London last week to the famous wartime spy capt. Von Rintelen Lieut. Baillie Stewart who has been cashiered from the army and sent to gaol for five years for having sold secret information to a Ger Man spy expressed regret that von Rintelen s daughter Marie Louise was associated with the court martial. At the court martial Baillie Stewart told the court that Marie Louise was a German girl with whom he had had an affair and that she paid him Money so that he could visit her. But the prosecution alleged that Marie Louise was a secret service agent. Father to search the news chronicle 8ays that Baillie Stewart s father intends to search for Marie Louise because he believes that Only her voluntary testimony will save his son. It he reference to von Rintelen is particularly interesting because of his famous War time exploits As a spy which he recently revealed in Bis Book the dark invader in his Book he reveals that he was responsible for a Large number of mysterious fires at on ships carrying munitions from America to England. He smuggled boxes of cigars consist ing of Lead tubes filled with inflammatory acid on to the munition ships. The acid ate through the containers which were of variable thickness in a certain num Ber of Days causing fire to break out on Board. European peace in danger London saturday. The Manchester guardian s Geneva correspondent says that thursday s debate in the House of commons on the european situation particularly sir Austen cd Kimberlain s speech has had a profound effect in Europe. The bulk of Continental opinion agrees wit i sir Austen c that peace in Europe has never been in such grave danger since 1018. ? Hitler s Germany is a far greater menace than pre War Imperial Germany says tie paper. Other references on Page 4 this trial is a Frame up briton s outburst in Moscow trial court sensation Moscow. Saturday. Jumping from his seat in the court at the resumption of the Moscow trial of the British engineers today Alan. Monkhouse the senior representative of metropolitan Vickers ltd., shouted this trial is a Frame Upit was a dramatic opening to the fourth Day of the sensational trial in which the six British engineers As Well As 12 russians Are on trial for their lives on charges of Sabo Tage espionage and bribery. Monkhouse s outburst voiced the thoughts of every briton in court. Another stir was caused when it was said that or. C. T. Richards the London manager of Vickers business in Russia was a British intelligence service officer in 1918. Monkhouse stood up saying he wanted to make a declaration. The judge stopped him. And he sat Down again. He protested that he had been Cross examined in gaol for 18 hours. He said the trial was based on the evidence of terrorised russians. Then there came the outburst. Mademoiselle Kut Usova the Secretary of the Vickers company in Moscow and reported to be a close Friend of Thornton said that the manager Alan Monkhouse. And Thornton had not hesitated to Dis cuss in her presence their plans for wrecking machines. Thornton then admitted that or. Richards the London manager was also interested in information. The six englishmen charged Are Alan Monkhouse Charles Thornton William Macdonald John Cushny Charles void Wall and a. W. Gregory. Maedonald the Only one of the six who was refuse bail while awaiting trial pleaded guilty. Work by defence the procedure of the court is curiously confusing and informal. The prisoners Are allowed to Cross examine a Foch other and several of the accused May be interrogated simultaneously. The counsel for the defence took scarcely any part in the proceedings. They were occupied by taking voluminous notes with the exception of m. Komo Dov and m. Braude who elicited information Iron witnesses Mukh was. Favourable to a Lori Ijara. Ana . Today s session opened with the evidence of m. Dolgov. Controller of the electrical inspection department which was the first evidence taken in the Case either documentary or otherwise from anyone other than those who Are accused. Led by the prosecutor m. Vishinsky Dolgov described in a confident manner the circumstances in which he alleged a bribe was Given by Thornton. The prosecutor summed up by saying Dolgov confirms everything Thoraton denies everything alleged bribes the evidence of another of the russian accused who had pleaded guilty. Kot Liane Veky. Was then called. He described his acquaintance with Macdonald at Zueva and alleged that he had received various sums of Money from Macdonald in return for providing him with building plans and for under taking wrecking work which he claimed he did on in Acdonald s instructions. Lobanov one of the accused russians was next called. Like All other russian accused who had pleaded guilty he described his anti soviet views As being taken advantage of by one of the Vickers men. In this Case he said it was Nordwall with whom he worked at Ingres. He described wreck ing at the works which he alleged he had undertaken on Nordwall s instructions and for which he said he had received 5,000 roubles from Nordwall As Well As a fur coat. Nordwall completely denied everything that Lobanov had said claiming that he had tried to discourage Lobanov s anti soviet views. In the evening session Kitayev another russian gave evidence that he had been invited to assist in sabotage work. He said Nordwall told me that in the event of War it would be necessary to destroy the whole Ivanovo Power Plant. Nordwall denied this Allega Tion. Siebert. An aged russian talked so freely that judge Ulreh frequently silenced him. He gave evidence that he began sabotaging because he believed All Thornton said. Siebert said that Gregory started anti soviet propaganda immediately he arrived at Niep Rostrow. Is this Justice. Gregory speaking with a Strong Welsh accent had a Sharp altercation with judge Ulreh saying that Siebert had insulted him. And was ruining his reputation yet the court accepted Hie evidence without question. Is this Justice he asked. Judge Dulrich retorted keep to fact Gregory said he went to Niep Rostrow to install Oil switches. He did this work carefully to maintain Vickers reputation. Evidence of wrecking work and bribery was also Given by other russians. The trial was adjourned until to Morrow. Yesterday the British foreign Secretary sir John Simon issued a statement that the metropolitan Vickers co. Was not. And had never been connected in any Way wit i the British intelligence service. Concentration absorbed in the game. An interested Spectator at the Kensington gardens Tennis tournament this afternoon. The Kensington Tennis tournament afternoon. Pleasant Holiday weather forecast pleasant Holiday weather is Likely according to a special Karstert forecast issued to the mail by the acting government meteorologist at 8 o clock tonight. His forecasts for tomorrow and monday Are tomorrow Fine with Milder temperatures. Monday Fine and warm. Worse than bloody assizes judge Ulrich s conduct London saturday. Macdonald s withdrawal of his plea of guilty and his subsequent recantation after he had been again in the hands of the Opu is Arous ing angrier comment than any incident of the trial. The daily Telegraph says it proves that Macdonald s admissions were obtained because of his moral collapse through terror and exhaustion. Judge Ulrich s behaviour with his laughter recalls judge Jeffries of the bloody assizes at his most brutal it says. Or. Leslie Charles Thorn. Ton assistant manager of the metropolitan Vickers electrical co s staff in Moscow who is one of the. Six englishmen charged. L assistant manager electrical staff. This so called trial is a stench in the nostrils of the civilised world and Shat ters the illusion of those who would be Lieve that there was a seed of social Good in the bolshevik revolution the morning Post says it k not necessary to wait until the end of the trial before denouncing the court As a Sham tribunal conducted As a Savage farce. The spasms of varying testimony wrung from Macdonald prove that the Opu is applying strange and vicious pressure. The Honor and perhaps lives of six englishmen Are being devilishly Sivorn away it says. We Hope the British government will intervene because the moment has come to shake this tyranny father and child drowned Brisbane saturday when Edward Arthur Dunstan aged three years fell overboard from a Dinghy this afternoon life father or. Frank w. Dunstan 28dived to his Side. Both were drowned. A frightened child aged 5i years was left alone in the boat. Stop press athletic Council at a meeting of interstate Dele Gates at Stawell tonight it was decided to dissolve the australian athletic Council and to recommend to the state bodies that a new Council be formed Johns retires from football Norwood Captain s Brilliant career Colin Johns who has captained nor Wood league team for the past two sons has decided to retire from the game. Early this week Johns advised the Secretary of nor Wood or. T. S. Hill that business reasons would pre vent his taking the Field with the team this season. Although he played in the first trial match this season and did Well he did i to play in the practice game this Iii Uon. Krome who was vice Captain last year acted As Captain today. Johns had a Brilliant career in South australian league football. He first Colin John Johns played with Scott on Clie half tack line but was later transferred to the goal Mouth when Ackland retired and it was his Fine play in this position that earned Bun the right to represent Bis state. J. Johns was recognised so w. A tie longest kicks and safest Marks in the league Flis clean tactics earned him the respect of his fellow players. Norwood will find it difficult to replace him in uie full Back position. It is probable that of Sawley who played at Centre half Back in the finals last year wid be selected to fill the vacancy. When injured in the final match against Sturt last year Johns said that he had definitely played his last game. An a Ray examination showed that the inner end of his right Collarbone had been Cracke d. However the injury then was not serious. Woman hit by or Verless car mrs. Nellie o Leary of Gilles Street and mrs. Margaretta Boyle of a nth Street were walking along Tucker Street Adelaide this afternoon on their Way to the West Terrace cemetery to visit the grave of mrs. Boyle s Little daughter when a drive less car mounted the foot path and ran Down mrs. O Leary. She was crushed against a. Wall and was later admitted to the Adelaide Hospital suffer ing from head injuries and Shock. Mrs. O Leary was Only just recovering from the effects of a previous Accident in which she was injured. She was Tiu receiving treatment As an outpatient at the Adelaide Hospital. Mrs. Boyle lumped aside just in time to avoid Beine bit by the car. She said that they had just walked past the car. When it must have started to move toward them. She heard mrs. O Leary scream. As she turned the car struck mrs. O Leary. Forcing her against the Wall of a House. The Driver of the ear or. William Samuel Rose of Brighton is understood to have told the police that the engine of his car stalled As he was about to Start it. He tried to Crank it up. The car was in year. It rushed across the Kerbing and struck mrs. O learn. Constable Chapman is enquiring into the Accident. 1 ror Gutter radio f j tune by Light radio s latest Marvel he a hearing a sound and the tuning is housed in handsome Cabinet. A of a 12 months guarantee. Or of easy terms radio specialist of Milf fac 51 Kundle Street Aintree of . Great Eastern on monday Oak Bank Day by Trafalgar thousands will flock on Mon Day to Oak Bank where the great Eastern steeplechase South Australia s miniature Aintree will be run. The �1,900 steeplechase up Hill and Down ranks As the third richest Chase in the world Only the . Grand National and the Aintree steeplechase eclipsing it in Driz Money. In the Post War years of Prosperity when it was Worth �3,000, it ranked As the second richest Chase in the world. The three and a Quarter mile race with its 21 jumps is a spectacular event which severely tests the stamina of both runner and riders. Elaborate arrangements for the Day have been made by the Secretary or. S. J Pullman and his committee headed by or. H. D. Yonne. M.l.c., and there is every indication that this year s engage ment will be As equally successful As any of Ite predecessors. Trafalgar a review of the Oak Bank races appears on Page 10. Aint Zeev Mirror of form is on Page 9. in because the trial stakes has to be run in divisions an earlier Start than usual will be made. The first race the trial stakes first division will be run at 11.45 an. The chief event. Great Eastern Steeple Chase is set Down for a Quarter past 2. The rain during the past Rev Days has made Ike track Ideal contrary to expectations there will be Only one interstate horse in the great Eastern steeplechase. This is exclusive who has done most of Hie racing in tas mania. My selections for the great Eastern Are Home made 1 exclusive. 2 Var plume 3 i the grandstand �6. And 5/ to Iii Sadr tickets will be available for men and 2/6 tickets for women Only. In the Derby stand there will be �1 and 5/ investment windows with a s/6 Section for women. Or. H. D. Young chairman. Hair an or. S. J. Pur Nan Secretary r. J. On the Flat there wish be a special 2/6 Section for women the other windows being for 10/ and 5/. The doubles tote will be conducted on the Onka paring Gap and great Eastern steeplechase. There is a Bitumen Road from Adelaide All the Way to the racecourse rates. Automobile association enides will be stationed on various routes. St. John ambulance men will be at ready Cali it appointed stations. For those who prefer to go to Oak Bank by train there will be a special Bervice from 8 . The first train Back to the City will leave at 4jj8 . Tram conductor Dies suddenly relieved from Fluty today because he was feeling ill William Charles Phillips Tram conductor of Cator Street Hind Marsh collapsed and died soon after reaching his Home. Constable o Sullivan of Hindmarsh pie pared a report for the acting Coroner. Or. F. C. Siekmann who decided that death was due to natural causes. To inquest will be held

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