Frankston to get its own grammar school

BY advertisement in another column, it will be seen that a Grammar School is to be established in Frankston. The Principal is Mr J. Austin, who will be assisted by Mrs Dial as preparatory mistress.&n...

Progress association refuses resignations

A MEETING of the Frankston Progress Association was held on the 2nd May when the following gentlemen were present: Messrs Jolly (president) Brody, F. Wells, Jacobs, P. Wells, McMurtrie, Wood, Lawrey,...

The price of bread to increase

THE local bakers announce in another column on and after the 5th inst., the price of bread will be increased.  It is stated that the increase is general throughout the Peninsula owing to the hig...

Brisk motor car business over Easter

The Peninsula Motor Garage Pty. Ltd. has added a Siddeley Densey motor car to its already fine flock of motor cars at the Mornington branch of the company.  At the Frankston branch of the compan...

Nasty motor car accident in Frankston

A PARTY from Frankston House had an unpleasant experience whilst out motoring one day last week.  In endeavoring to pass a vehicle, which claimed a monopoly of the road, the motor car was overtu...

Shire to clamp down on overdue rates

THE sum outstanding in the Shire of Frankston and Hastings for arrears of rates totals something like £800.  At last Thursday’s Council meeting it was decided to get this amount in without furth...