Adelaide Mail in Adelaide, South-Australia 30 Dec 1933
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Adelaide Mail (Newspaper) - December 30, 1933, Adelaide, South Australia
National Library of Australia out with the old and in with the new give you an added interest that Yon have not experienced for years. Now my pm Taw new Tarn Tor for to old. A will take Yoor old furniture in port payment for the foods Yoo select from oar showrooms. Oor representative who fall Ami value Yow old Fern Lam Good prices Given erode to terms arranged if necessary. To dispose of the Trade ten Frattare to dealers and do not pot it on Oor show floors. Hooper s Hindley Street Hooper s i ? ? ? pop Brilliant finish you can always to j avg go go go Gugg egg egg a go gab Majd i by ass so Rajfa by by is or cheery Blossom penetrates the leather preserve a Al a rep k while h polishes and its regular use keeps your go a a by footwear soft supple and shining. At the very lowest Cost. All stores sell it in Handy lever opening tins. Much More for the Money and made in Australia Hyde Parit Weber Shorthose Rice s Elf jest Musi be sold 5�v Kaat p pounds of genuinely Bex Ecby Freestone fronted dwelling. 5 Large rooms. Health and Strett eth College quickest time get a package of Cream cellar bathroom. Heater. Sleep out. Brick of yeast from the chemist take two Tablet orewlir.tty�6?5tuatfeor primp 2iv open on wednesday. I is Cey a a Ntow ? january 3rd. And All class of to Sroff 1 o i 1 resume on monday. January i you must set the Gama Cream of yeas Shuttleworth & m ? t _ a p 1 compliments of the season to Letchford a ill the oldest wrest Iris a. Weber Sliff those & Rice mm-l7f Yiu streets 41 Currie Street i i k it j Al la Jui phone cent 1071. After bouts. 0 2329 ? a Ammom he it Mem ? i powder ? ? i More effective More economical Dutton Terrace med indie i Lyons & Leader visitors to West Australia Verj surf Tautua. Semi land estate and commission diner come nieces. Fwd of int. Valuers i h h 1vi a 1 i Tennis court mortgagee sell Lar Cor m 1 i Jylli ? ? Lla ? Bookstall Perth or any leading City Cham bks Nan orb kit 22 Keg Wiiiam Street Adelaidel booksellers to a a if see the old year out and the new year in at Glenelg i i of a Parl Lulla Raishi and other amusements win be Specia opened at Midnight a 1/11111. Even finding a Job is an adventure at 15 Tuff parents never spanked me enough. A so i grew up with an overweening Confidence in my own ability. When i had completed three years at the Ade Laide technical High school without conspicuous Success but with excellent con duct they wanted me to Mark time on a 10-acre Block with cows and Clover As i had seen Little or nothing of the world this circumscribed programme made worse by the Low Price of produce and no Prospect of pay did not Appeal to me so i decided to leave Home. I left about 10 . On a sunday with a Blanket and a change of clothing and eight Pence. Strictly it was t Cricket but i was out for the big plunge into life urged by the desire to make Good and be Able to pay Back some of the Money spent on my education. 1 decided to spend the first night on the sports ground of my Alma mater the old technical High school the grass had been Burnt and i wandered Over the grounds looking for a Olean Patch on which to Camp and i finally found myself in a far Corner Here 1 received a Shock after a Brief inspection i found the position to be Usu Itne and on turning to return to my Case and Blanket i saw a grotesque figure approaching. It was illumined now and then by rays from Road lights coming through the Trees i must admit that by no Means did i feel at Home. Indeed. If Ever Home life annealed to me. Undoubtedly this was the time. On came the Man so slowly that it seemed to me that he was deliberately doing this to break my nerve. He came to within 10 paces of me. And stopped finally he came Forward a few Steps stopped and in a hesitating voice asked. Ere to there somebody ere reassured by Hie hesitation 1 said yes in a very thin voice. With a muttered. Sorry mate he left to look for another Dossing place not so soft i �iii1iiiiiii1iiiiiii1ii1uuiuiiiiiiiimiiiiiii ? recovering my Blanket i spread it out behind an empty tar barrel but soon found that i had not Learned the Art of rolling up snugly in a single Blanket nor was 1 adept at making myself at Home on the ground 1 doubt the Vera Ritj of novelists who write glibly of the comfortable position a camper gets by raking out a Little Hole to take hip hip. 1 squirmed All the Short night and my discomfort a heightened by the vicious stabs of millions of which Breed along the Torrens at 4 the Post Othre Dock s Chimes ? decided to abandon my attempts to sleep and 1 sat up in the Semi gloom to think Over my plans for the Day by 5 i bad p a ked my things and hidden them in a Fie tree crowing near a Wall of the or incr cultural Hall. 1 walked up Frome Road there were Many greengrocers vehicles going to Market and i thought 1 could do worse than to follow them i Milit Rake up a few Bob from them. I mused i asked a couple of men if they wanted any help one disdained to answer the other told me that if anybody could help him to sell and of his stuff he d Ive him a half share on the Day 1 offered to take = what prospects Are there for a lad of 15, one neither Brilliant nor Dull and who. � because his parents did not 1 spank him enough head mits it himself grew up 1 with an Over Weening conf 1 Dence in his own ability i g. Forbes now of barring i ton Road. Prospect decided to find out. So he left hit i Home unobserved late one i sunday night equipped with Only a Blanket change of \ clothing and eight Pence Here he tells his Story. On the proposition but he evidently thought somebody would buy his vege tables for he changed his mind. I spoke to another Vendor on the same lines. Hop it he yelled. Have you Ever heard of Bobbie Burns Little thought i asked him. His curiosity overcome his evil Namors. 0 wad some Power the Giftie Gie us to see our sol s As others see us i quoted. Adding. It s a pity you Haven t not that Power you might improve the Man could not leave his vegetables and i retired with the laughs of a few of the bystanders in my ears. Evidently the Narket was no place for me. But 1 gave it another fling. I Selec Ted a lorry. Which had an appearance of Prosperity the owner asked me for my references references i echoed weakly 1 decided that the greengrocer ine Busi Ness was too lowly for me. I tried seve ral engineering establishments but with out Success. On a seat on North Terrace 1 again thought of How 1 could get employment 1 visualised myself entering the precincts of a Lii Rue firm stalking up to the Idearest employee and haughtily asking for the manager on arriving at the manager s office i would say 1 have a complaint to put before you. Sir j yes he would say what is it 1 i then saw myself sitting on the i Corner of the table expounding to him on the complaint which was that of wasting opportunities in not living me a Job. When 1 finished he would Sav that he liked my spirit or something to that effect Ami would Eive me a very Nice Job the vision was so pleasant i decided to Irive it a Chance ii Van nearly 6 by the parliament i use clock so 1 considered in wkly. And decided to visit a bin i Nudie Stiesi firm i entered the store a shop re passed me 1 opened Niv Mouth to is k her the question but Niv courage High Judi then faltered it was then about four minutes to six j i or to the second Loor. My courage mount Iril with each step at the top i asked a lad dres de n Black and carrying some books where i might find trip Nia Naurer. \ was Dino to to the enquiry office. The lady in charge asked me what i wanted. I want to see the manager i said. Is it anything i can see to she asked. Is it anything to do with employment yes i gasped. This was entirely different from what i had anticipated my Faith in novelists was further shaken. The woman referred me to the staff superintendent on the next floor his typist said applicants for employ ment were interviewed Only Between 9.30 and 11 . Could Vou come in the morning could i Well yes i might be Able to. Thank you sounds Sood. I thought cheerfully As i went to the tree where my bedding was cached. I arranged my bed a a More sheltered place than that of the first night tired out. I slept from dusk til 5 . By 9.30 i was at the store waiting for the superintendent i sat none of four Chain one other was already occupied by an immaculately dressed youth and within five minutes the waiting room was comfortable filled. if i ii i to i a Courtesy failed if clothes make the Man. What Chan have i got 1 asked myself Comparin my clean but Well worn suit with the neat attire of the newcomers. The staff superintendent arrival glanced at us and went out again. During his absence a Youn lady arrived. She accepted my chair now i thought. If the super1 sees me stand ing. And remembers i was fitting when first he saw me. He might think adorably of me. But evidently he did t. He came in threw a fleeting glance at us All. And entered his office. Then began a the Voung lady was first in Aud out. Well said the super in a tired voice when my turn came. I lost the thread of a speech 1 had prepared i had Long since abandoned the brain wave complaint id a. Ani thought things were anything k 1 Well finally Blush me and stammering. I managed to Tell him that i would count it a favor if he would bestow in me the status of a permanent employee sorry he said. We have Nova candies. Have Yon filled in a application form fill one in and Call another Day i left the Little room by the exit door and almost fell Over a desk Mitsie i picked up a pen. Dipped it a the Ink. And then looked for the forms Thev were nor Ion the desk i spied another desk a Little further alone the Side of the office 1 tried it. But still could lot see i forms. I heard a snigger from one of the other Job Hunter before 1 finally found them Ner Herl up in Box attached to the Side of the office. By the time i had filled in the form i there were no applicants left in the ton of the second desk was � Slit in which the application forms had to be i dropped so i folded mine neatly but Dron in it would not the desk approximately four cubic feet in size was full i i left the store feeling that All the 1 pious wishes about merry Christmas and Good Fellowship to All Tien was a ghastly camouflage. How 1933 has benefited the people new Laws increase Liberty of subject notable changes in historic year important Bills passed the Liberty of the subject has been increased and respect for the Law strengthened because of Laws passed during 1933 which aimed to Lessen interference with the people s Freedom. Politically 1933 has been an historic year. Among the Many notable legislative achievements of parliament were the Bills that brought Back bookmakers and provided for a five year parliament. The City Council bylaws have in Many cases been made less restrictive. The provi Sions for the parking of motor vehicles and those relating to signs in the streets Are two instances. These alterations coupled with the amendment to the Speed limit Law made late last year have unquestionably served to make the Law More respected. At least three decisions of the High court Are worthy of note. In a recent Case the court held that interstate traffic in South Australia must obey All state Laws. The other two decisions affected wheat growers. One was that when wheat was stored with a merchant the property in it passed to the merchant. The Farmer therefore could not recover his wheat if the merchant failed to pay him for it. The second decision was that advances made on stored wheat to a Farmer by a merchant were to be treated Only As a loan. It followed that if subsequently the wheat sold for less than the amount advanced the Farmer was responsible for the difference. Other decisions of major importance which affect the Community As a whole or in a Large degree and made by Superior courts have been rare. A decision of the Federal government making legally compulsory the carrying of wireless on seagoing ships will prob ably be the Means of saving Many South australian lives. By the passage of the five year Parlia ments Bill the life of the present parliament was extended from three to five years. Originally it was intended in accordance with or. Butler s policy speech to make five year parliaments a permanent feature of the Constitution but an amendment limiting the operation of the measure to one parliament Only was carried in the legislative Council and accepted by the government. The passage through parliament of a Bill providing for licensed bookmakers on racecourses and licensed starting Price offices is a landmark in state history. Important measures another important measure passed by parliament this year provides for the establishment of the metropolitan and Export abattoirs Board. The old metropolitan abattoirs Board is automatically abolished and the new Board will consist of a chairman or. Mcgregor Reid and six members to be elected by the corporations and councils concerned and organisations of Stock owners Stock salesmen pig raisers and master butchers. The Board will control the slaughtering of meat in the metropolitan area both for Hope consumption and for Export As chilled or Frozen beef. Legislation providing for More effective precautions against Bush fires was also carried. A. Notable administrative change was the government s decision to impose High school fees which will operate on the re opening of the schools next year. University history was made thi6 year by the opening of the Johnson chemical Laboratory which Cost �28.000, and the laying of the foundation Stone of the Bonython Hall made possible by a Seifr of �40.000 by sir Langdon Bonython. Early in december. I an outstanding appointment was that of prof. E. O. G. Shann to the chair of economics a position which had been vacant since the resignation of prof. L. G. Melville in 1931. Prof. Shann. Who is a leading australian economist will begin his new duties Early nex year. Important alterations were made by the University Senate in the regulations governing Public examinations. Instead of having to obtain six subjects for inter mediate and leaving examinations Stu dents next year will be Able to secure certificates with Only five subjects. However stipulations have been made of the subjects that must be obtained so that much of the Benefit accruing to Stu dents through the alteration in the num Ber of subjects has been lost. New sporting stars were unearthed in several branches of sport during 1935. Keith Faulkner an athlete from the militia who donned the costume of the Western District athletic club for his first season carried everything before him in club and state Cross country running. The South australian 10,000 metres and 10 Miles Cross country titles were won by this Young athlete and now with the track season Well under Way he is again taking a prominent part being undefeated so far this season. Miss Griffiths win miss Gwen Griffiths who played Well today to defeat miss d. We on and enter the finals of the to Omen s metropolitan singles championship. I today defeat pistol owners liable to heavy fines last Day to secure licences heavy penalties can be imposed on the people who fail to renew their pistol licences in South Australia by january 1. At noon today there were ? Azout 2.000 licences outstanding. Any person carrying a pistol without a permit at night is liable to a Fine of �100 and other severe fines Are exacted for hav ing Possession of unlicensed firearms. The South australian pistol Law is strict almost harsh and the most searching enquiries Are made into the character of people applying for a licence. If the applicant is a resident of this state he must give All the addresses at which he has been living during the pre visions 10 year. And investigations As to his character in the various districts Are instituted. Criminal and fingerprint re cords Are searched in Many cases. Must give reasons if the applicant for a licence is from another state the police there Are requested to Forward particulars of his character. In addition the applicant must satisfy the police As to his reasons for requiring a pistol. Many householders Are not aware that they can be fined for having pistols in their Homes even if they Are packed away and never used unless they have a licence for them. There is a fee of 2/6 for new licences or for renewals and separate per mits must be held where More than one firearm is owned by the applicant. A special staff has been employed at police Headquarters for the past few weeks to Cope with the work of renewing licences. There was a last minute Rush today but nearly 2.000 people have not yet renewed their licences. Gaol school Breaks up men helped to make new Start Melbourne. Saturday. Prisoners at tending Echo lessons at the Geelong gaol have broken up for the Christmas Vaca Tion. It is Eaid to be the Only Volun tary school of its kind in the common wealth. Australians americans italians greeks and English have composed the classes which have been conducted on wednesday nights and saturday mornings for the pact two years by or. D. L. Gray a Geelong state school teacher. They have been taught subjects vary ing from the first principles of writing and English to the More advanced stages of psychology and physiology the prisoners have undertaken their studies with enthusiasm. Many could neither read nor write when they entered the prison. About 60 men who have been tutored by or. Gray have left the gaol and made a fresh Start in the world helped by the knowledge they acquired while serving sentences. Or. Gray has heard from several of them. He has the Complete Confidence of the men. He said today that he was looking Forward to the resumption of the school next year. Court Story of bitten Coin when George King agent of Hackney was charged in the Adelaide police court today with having stolen a Puree contain ing �2 12/. Including a threepenny piece. From Henry Wii Ismore at Glenelg. On Christmas Day it was alleged that the threepenny piece had been identified by Wilmore by certain Teeth Marks on it. King was remanded to appear at the Glenelg police court on january 4. Bail was allowed in �20 with one surety of �20. I arrested this Man on tuesday even ing at the Cheltenham railway station As a result of he movements among the crowd Eaid the assistant police prosecutor or. Bond. Money in his Possession Wae held and or. Willsmore called on inspector nation Ami reported that he had lost a Wallet con Taining some Money including a three Penny piece. This he identified by certain Teeth Marks Tea up in new year Rise of at least id. In. Flour position the Price of Tea to australian con Sumers is to be increased in the new year by at least id. A in. Production and Export restrictions Are the cause. It we Ako Awuou owed today that the Price of bread would be reduced to its previous level in Adelaide As soon As Bakers were relieved of the flour tax of �4 5/ a ton a message from Canberra however denies the report from Sydney that the tax will be lifted Early in the new year. There is do Hope of its removal before the end o june. Until then bread prices Mil remain the same. Melbourne. Saturday. Product Iii and Export restrictions decided of last april by Tea producing countries have caused a general Rise in both wholesale and retail prices during the last few months. A Cut of 15 per cent was imposed on production and Export figures. There is a Etrone feeling in Melbourne that the restrictions have been too 6everc. And it is expected that when they Are re viewed next april they will be to Ifird. The importation of Tea $8 million in. Into Australia this year was below nor Nial. Some up on monday. A director of the Robur Tea co., Ltd. Or. Steggal said today that another Rise Wae inevitable in the new year. This company raised its prices 2d. A in. Early this month. A representative of in shoes Tea said that three of their Teab would be in creased id. A in. From monday. Flour tax and bread Canberra saturday. The flour tax of �4 5/ a ton will remain in Force until at least the end of the financial year in june. Only a big improvement in the general Revenue position can Lead to the removal of the imposition before that Date. When the tax on flour is removed the Price of bread will return to the old level of 4d a 2-b loaf delivered and 3jd Over the counter said the president of the master Bakers association or. Linn. If the tax is lifted from Stock in band then Bakers will reduce the Price of bread immediately otherwise they will be forced to sell at the present rates of 5 l and 4hd until the floor on which the tax Harl Hon impose part Hap been need. More Tea May be grown next year formerly a Tea Plantation manager in Assam or. H. E. P Gill disembarked from the Baradine at outer Harbor this afternoon to spend a Holiday with rela Tives at st. Peters. He has been living in retirement in London for two rears. He thought that More Tea would be produced next year with an easing of Price because there were indications that restrictions this year had been severe creating an unintended shortage. Rain exceeds average in 62 towns during december 62 towns in South Australia and the Northern territory received Falls of rain which exceeded the average for previous years. The biggest recordings were 226 Points at mall Ala compared with the average of 83 Points and 1,518 Points at Brock Creek tithe average being 850, and Cradock 257 87. The average Wae exceeded the most in the District West of the Murray Range. Falls there compared with the average included Saddleworth 101 100. River ton 98 95stockport 124 94. Hamley Bridge 100 94 Freeling 95 94. Greenock 152 108. And Nurio Otapa 119 110. Other Falls compared with the average were Adelaide Plains Rose worthy 157 84two Wells 100 83virginia 141 91. Saith fiend 95 89. And Salisbury 95 87. Eastern division of mount lofty ranges Nairne 135 115. Mount Barker 143 129 Chunga 182 128v Macro Field 173 121. South coast port Elliot 88 82victor Harbor 96 85. And tape Borda 82 78 upper a North. counties Carrietown 159 99johnburg 208 -93. Eurelia 129 92. And Ood Lavirra 135 132. Lower North Central stations Caj Towie 144 96. Marridy 134 86. Koo Lunga 100 93. Snow town 122 74. Yorke s Peninsula Wallaroo 91 59 Kadina 75 66k Baskeville 113 67. Districts West of Spencer s Gulf Cleve 73 68. Man Galo 74 63. Callington 109 80. Swan reach 117 71. Blanc Etown 150 71.morgan 127 77. Upper South East Alaw Oona 75 74pinnaroo 117 84. Parralie 97 87geranium 130 98 lower South East Penola 169 132. Luc Indale 148 1m. Robe 107 no2. Beac port 181 112 Millicent 138 129. Wake up your liver bile without Calomel Tad you la jump out of bed in tin hording fall of vim. I you eel . Tired and weary and the i world looks Blue Don t Swallow a lot of Salt j Mineral water Oil laxative Candy or chewing gum and expect them to make you suddenly Sweet and buoyant and Ull of Sunshine for Thev can t do it they Only move the bowels and a Mere movement does t get at the cause the reason Foi your Down and out feeling is your liver it Houl-1 pour out two sounds of liquid bile into your bowels daily. U this bile is a flowing free your ,-.od Doorn i digest it just decays in the Bowel. Wind boats up your stomach you have a thick bad taste and Vout breath it foul skin often Breaks out in blemishes your head i aches and you feel Down and out your Hole system is poisoned it takes those Good old Carter s j Little liver pills to fiet these two pounds of bile flowing freely and make you feel up and up they contain wonderful harmless gentle vegetable extracts amazing j when i comes to making the bile flow freely. But Don t ask of. Liver pills ask for Carter s Little liver pills look for the name Carter s Uve liver pills on the red Abel. Sold in two jibes 1/3 and 3/-. Reno Institute
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