Empire day celebrated by local children

EMPIRE Day was celebrated locally on Friday when the children were given a right royal time.  For weeks they had been looking forward to this day as their elders each year make it an occasion fo...

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...