HUGHES & LAYCOCK
For Plain Sheet and Figured Glass Windscreen-car Door Glasses, Mirror and Leadlight Specialists, Casements. Call on us at -
B MAKANOA-STREET, CAIRNS P.O Box 453. Phone 2764
and HEALING RADIOS
44 Aplin-street Phone 3103
H. M. SVENDSEN
FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND
Cremation Arrangement Directed
Dome, Artificial and Natural
P.O. BOX NO. 889.
Day or Night Phone No. 2402
WILLIAM M. MARLEY
F.B.M.C., F.H.O.A (England)
(Late Harry Brown)
57 ABBOTT-STREET CAIRNS (Opporite Commonwealth Bank)
COUGHLAN & SONS
Phone 263 Are Gordonvale District Agents tor the folluwing lines: Howard Rotary Hoes. Kelly & Lewis Tractors: Diesel Engines: Pumps, etc. Smithco Implements. Patented AS.L. & Skinner Irrigation Equipment; Phelps Direct Coupled Light- ing Sets, 33, 50 and 110 volts Stocks of Cycle Radio, and Electrical Accessories of best Quality and competitive prices
Immediate delivery ot Tyres and Tubes
in the following sizes:- BOO a 13 900 x 16 Truck 700 x 15 700 x 17 . 530 x 18 750 x 17 . 500 x 20 900 x 18 , 450 x 21 1050 a 18 . 500 x 22 650 jr 20 . «Ox 23 1050 X 20 . 30 X 3>,i S.S. 30 a 5 " 400 x 18 Motor Cycle 32 x 6 » 300 x 20 . " 34x1.
38 x S »
MOTORS RETREADS I
Phone 182^ Phone 409
(Machines up to 16 inch cut).
Incorporating accurate sharpening on I Precision Tool and Cutter Grinding |
SPECIALISED SERVICE ON
"Hollow Ground, they cut like a razor.
FOR YOUR LAWNMOWER
Phone 157. P.O. Box 421
phone 3305 P.O. Box 283
26 Abbott-street. Cairns. PROPERTY SALESMEN.
APPROVED VALUERS under National Security (Economic Organization) Regu- lations, also under the Succession and
Probate UuUes Act.
- Auction Sales conducted by Capable
All Classes ol Businesses and Properties
Agents for Queensland Insurance Ca
A N A APÇNTS Al
AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL !
AIRWAYS PTY. LTD.
ADDKbSS; Spence street, next dow j
PHONES: Da; 3107 and 3108. Aft« j
10 DJn. 2646 and 31 Itt
Name Phone Tows.
P. Summer» ».-, 134 Atherton C Tilse - - ~ 1S7 Mareeba fáck * Newel) - 4 Mossman "M>D'"W80fl ?-- 97 Gordonva' T. Tnrnlev _ _ 27 Babinda
T. and H. L
.Venabtea _ _ 67 Innisfail U I. Emerr - » 150 Tefl*
(J-.v-RriwHcatw !3¿ toaban)
ETHERIDGE , HOSPITALS BOARD
TENDERS fOR PAINTING.
Tenders are invited for the exterior painting of Hospital Buildings at George- town and Forsayth. Specifications may be obtained from the undersigned, but tenderers should inspect the premises, for want of information, as to the extent of
Lowest or any tender will not neces- sarily be accepted. Tenders accom- panied by 1 per cent deposit of tender price should be addressed to the Chair- man, endorsed "Tender for Painting," and close SEPTEMBER 30, 1947.
SECRETARY,-Etheridge Hospitals Board..
TENDERS are invited for the purchase
of one 1934 Ford V-8 Utility, the pegged price of which is £89.
Tenders will be accepted, up to 2 p.m. on 29th SEPTEMBER, 1947, by the Hon- orary Secretary, Repatriation Local Com-
mittee, 30 Spence-street, Cairns, with whom arrangements may be made for an inspection of the vehicle.
TENDERS are called for the removal of
a cottage 36ft x 22ft from Grafton- street to corner of Spence and Hannam Streets, Cairns. Also for the removal of an ex-Air-Force building 80ft x 20ft from Edge Hui to Grafton-street, Cairns. All particulars on application to the Manager. Nu-Tone Cleaners, 149 Lake- street, Cairns.
All classes ot Laundry done. Also Bachelors Mending and Alterations
and Hats cleaned and rebanded.
McLEAN & RIDDELL
EXPERT MOTOR REPAIRS
OXY and ELECTRIC WELDERS
22 Lake-street, Cairns
Phone . . 3201
TOM FARRUGIA General Carrier
(STAND: Opp. Denny Dillon)
QANTAS EMPIRE AIRWAYS LIMITED
REGULAR PASSENGER AND
FREIGHT SERVICE TO
SYDNEY, BRISBANE, ROCK-
HOWARD SMITH LIMITED ABBOTT-STREET . CAIRNS
E. M. BODEN & CO.
PHONE 3125 P.O. BOX 67
Daily Serviced to Townsville, Mackay,
Rockhampton, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.
Connecting Services to all capital cities. Special Skymastar Service Sundays only Reservations from T.AA. Booking Office
CARRIERS FORWARDING, SHIPPING. TIMBER AND
Consult us re the services of The Prudential Assurance. Co. Ltd The Daintree-Mossman
104 LAKE-STREET. CAIRNS. Phone 3222.. P.O. Box 877
Whatever the occasion look your best feel your best in a Edgar Hoole
A Tailor with ability, experience and
But not yet can I supply all the Suits
I am asked for.
Box 62. Phone 2220.
LOOSE LEAF LEDGER SHEETS
now available in all Popular Patterns
The Cairns Post
Commercial Printers and
Telephone 2133 office hours
A TYPING and DUPLICATING
For Specifications, Programmes, Invita- tions, Minutes, Reports, Catalogues, Cir- cular Letters, Manuscripts, etc., our
speedy Service is at your disposal.
J. M. GRAY & CO.
Confidential Typing and Duplicating Service
17 Spence-street. Cairns (opp. Boland's)
P.O. Box 881 Phone 3211
A N NO UNCEME N T
Innisfail Machinery Centre, Corner Edith and Ernest Streets, Innisfail, have recently installed a modern Porter McLeod U.S.A. 8in. Lathe. With the ad- dition of this fine machine to their
Workshop Equipment they can now undertake a wide range of Fitting and Turning Work also Electric and Oxy- acetylene Welding. They are also pre-
pared now to repair all classes of Tractors, Trucks and Cars and Stationary Engines, also Agricultural Machinery.
Is your Barometer, registering correctly?
Have it tested and adjusted by:
H. O. BARKUS.
11 ABBOTT-STREET, CAIRNS.
Other scientific instruments repaired.
CAIRNS CHORAL SOCIETY
SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING.
A SpecIal General Meeting will be held at the Council, Chambers on FRIDAY EVENING. 19th SEPTEMBER, at 7.30
BUSINESS: To pass notice of motion to alter Constitution re Entertainment Tax.
I, THE UNDERSIGNED, hereby withdraw my property from the hands
of all agents.
(Sgd.) W. H. HAYBALL.
IT IS the intention of THE AUSTRA-
LASIAN TEMPERANCE AND GEN- ERAL MUTUAL LIFE ASSURANCE SOCIETY LIMITED after one month from SEPTEMBER 6, 1947, to ISSUE under Section 119 of the Life Insurance Act 1945 a SPECIAL POLICY in place of Policy No. 463116 on the life of WILLIAM MURDOCH STEWART de- clared to have been lost.
MATTRESSES Renovated or Reteased SAME DAY SERVICE.
Country orders expediently dispensed. All Mattresses made to requirements. Ring 3278 or see Mattress Maker
MULGRAVE SHIRE COUNCIL
"The Local Government Acts, 1936 to
MEMBERS' FEES AND EXPENSES.
NOTICE is hereby given that at a Spec- ial Meeting held on Monday, the 18th day of August 1947, a resolution was passed repealing existing By-laws 552, 553 and 554 and substituting therefore a new Bylaw No. 552, setting out the Fees and Expenses payable to members for at- tending Meetings and Committee Meetings of the Council and when making inspec- tions.
A copy of such By-law is open to in- spection at the Shire Office, Cairns. A resolution will be submitted for confirma- tion at a further Special Meeting to be held after the expiration ot thirty (30) days from the date hereof.
C. deG. WILLIAMS,
Cairns. 4th- September. 1947.
MULGRAVE SHIRE COUNCIL
The following animal, branded like as shown hereunder, - was impounded from Main Road Mount Sophia, on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 1947.
Old Bay cart mare, star, indistinct brand
near shoulder, 12/.'
If the above animal is not released by payment of the amount shown for damages and driving, plus 4/2 per day or part thereof from the time impounded for Pound Fees and Sustenance, together with the cost of advertising, it will be sold by Public Auction at the Pound
Yard, Gordonvale, on SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, at 12 o'clock noon.
C. de G. WILLIAMS,
Shire Clerk. Shire Office, Cairns, September ,. 1947.
MR. PERC. QUINN, late of Armstrong, Ledlie and Stillman, Cairns, wishes to ad- vise the public that HARRY'S CASH STORE, 48 Spence-street, Cairns, right opposite Strike's Bakery, is now under his management
This store has been completely re- stocked with only the very best quality groceries and small goods. Additional re- frigeration has been installed, and Peters' Ice Cream and Cordials are now obtain- able. Call in or ring 3085.
Xpress, Same-Day Retreading Recap- ping and Tyre Repairing in Atherton, at Premises of Ellwood Motors; all work guaranteed. Xpress Retreads and Service
Ellwood Motors & Geo. L. Smith
STATUTORY NOTICE TO CREDITORS
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all Creditors and other persons having claims against the Estate of any of the under- mentioned deceased persons are hereby, required to send their claims to the Local Deputy Public Curator, Cairns, on or before the ELEVENTH day of NOV- EMBER, 1947, and that after the ex- piration of this date the Local Deputy Public Curator will proceed to-distribute the assets of the said deceased amongst the parties entitled thereto, having re- gard only to the claims of which he shall then have had notice.
PATRICK JOSEPH FOLEY, late of Cairns, in the State of Queensland, Waterside Worker, who died at Cairns, aforesaid on August 9, 1947.
WILLIAM JOHNSTON, late of Malanda, in the State of Queensland, Dairy Farmer, who died at Atherton, in the
said State, on August 28, 1947.
HARRY WILLIAM MASON, late of Cairns, in the State of Queensland. Main Roads Employee, who died at Atherton, in the said State, on July 18, 1947.
FLORENCE MAY LILY WHITE, late of Mareeba, in the State of Queensland, wife of Herbert William Lilywhite, who died at Brisbane, in the said State, on August 4, 1947.
DATED this FOURTH day of SEPTEM- BER, 1947.
H. L. SKELLERN.
Local Deputy Public Curator,
THE LIQUOR ACTS, 1912 TO 1945 (Section 94)
In the Court of the Petty Sessions Dis- trict of Cairns in the State of Queensland.
TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN.
WHEREAS it has been made to appear to me, the undersigned, constituting the said Court in the Petty Sessions District of Cairns acting under "The Liquor Acts, 1912 to 1945." that MOYA OSTARD ls an habitual drunkard. I do by this my Order forbid any licensed person to sell to the said MOYA OSTARD any liquor for the period of one year from the date hereof.
GIVEN under my hand at Cairns, this SECOND day of SEPTEMBER, 1847.
W. E. McKENNA,
Stipendiary Magistrate. THE ATHERTON TABLELAND CO- OPERATIVE BUTTER ASSOCIATION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the THIRTY-FOURTH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the above Association will be held in the MAJESTIC THEATRE. MALANDA, on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 1947, at ll p.m. sharp.
1. To consider the Balance Sheet and
Financial Statements for the year ended June 30, 1947.
2.. To fix the remuneration of Chairman,
Directors and Auditor for the ensuing
3. Declaration of Postal Ballot for the
election of three (3) Directors.
4. Appointment ot Auditor, for the en- suing year.
5. To transact any other business that
may be properly brought forward in accordance with the Rules of the Association.
By order of the Board.
J.W. KIRKMAN, Secretary.
CERTIFICATE OF APPLICATION FOR MINING LEASE.
NO., 71-OAKS GOLD AND MINERAL
THIS IS TO CERTIFY that the under- mentioned person has made application this day for a Lease under the Mining Regulations, for Ground known as ''KIA- ORA" containing ten acres situated at Kidston, commencing at a datum peg marked "E.T.T." situated about 120 yards due west from the State School Fence, thence 14 chains 14 links in a north- westerly direction toward North's Knob, thence seven chains seven links in a south-westerly direction, thence 14 chains 14 links in a south-easterly direction, thence seven chains seven links in a north-easterly direction to the point of
ERNEST TREVOR TOVEY-the whole.
This application, together with objec- tions (if any) will be heard in the Warden's Court at Georgetown on WED- NESDAY, the-EIGHTH day of OCTOBER, 1947, at 10 a.m .
DATED at Georgetown this FIRST day
of SEPTEMBER, 1947.
Mining Registrar for Warden.
Dr RUTLEDGE, Eye Specialist, will visit Cairns weekly at 129 Abbott-
street, Wednesday. 5 to 8 p.m. Thurs- day 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Appointments.
Phone 3994. or 3 Kulara.
EX 31/51 BN. (CAIRNS) ASSOCIATION ANNUAL REUNION SMOKE SOCIAL.
The Second Annual Reunion Smoke
Social of the members of the Ex 31/91 Bn.
(Cairns) Association will be held at the, R.S.S.A.I.L.A. Club Rooms on FRIDAY. SEPTEMBER 28th, commencing at 8 p.m.
Admission will be by ticket only, and these may be purchased from the secre- tary. Mr. Murray Mirob, 29 Shields- street, Cairns. Cost of tickets is 8/-, and it would be appreciated if those desiring to attend purchase their tickets as soon
Membership fees are now due for the financial year 1947-48, and may be paid to the secretary.
POST OFFICE GRAND CARNIVAL ART UNION.
DRAWN SATURDAY, 30th AUGUST, 1847:
First prize. No. 82230, Mrs. Akers, Can- non-street. Cairns. 2nd prize, 68989, L. Phillips. Box 97. Yeppoon. 3rd prize, , 82068, J. Jordan, Postmaster; Cairns. - 4th Çrize. 82702, Mrs. 'Heller, 116 Nell-street
oowoomba. 5th ' prize, 43168, O. Gran-' zien. Mt. .Beppo, Toogoolawah. 8th prize, 90524, Mrs. Connoly, c/- Mrs. McCullough, Somerville-street, Annerley. 7th prize, 93333. R. W. Lee, Investigation Branch. G.P.O. 8th prize, 85984, Mrs. A. Cassidy, : Overend-street Norman Park,- Brisbane.
9th prize, 87319, D. Lambert, National I Mutual Life Assn., 293 Queen-street, Brls ' bane. 10th prize; 17555, S. Barren, 278 ! Bains-street, Kangaroo Point Brisbane. ¡ 11th prize, 85897, Mr. J. Hillman, 158 Flinders-street' Townsville. ' 12th prize. 2201, Ernest Habbe. Summerholn, Laid- ley. 13th prize, 32475.- Mrs. C. E. Moore. Box 6, The Summit'Q. 14th prize. 92590. C. J. Reed, Personnel Branch, G.P.O., Brisbane. 15th prize. 35277. Miss N. Krause, Kalbar. Q. 16th prize. 44243. L. S. J. Ebbs. Retailer. Gunnewin, Q. 17th prize, 80468. N. "Park, 34 Charles-streèt, Cairns. 18th, 82216. N. 'Simms. Anderson street Cairns. 19th prize, 1862. Rosalie Freiberg. Post- Office. Hoya. 20th prize, 95630, L. Ware, 16 Norwood-street, too- woomba. 21st prize, 13909, M. Owens. Wolfram, via Cairns. 22nd prize, 85506, J. A. Snell, c/- Commonwealth Bank, I Townsville. 23rd prize, B9506, B. McMahon. ? c/- South Brisbane Exch?nge, Vulture
street South Brisbane. 24th prize, 36555, N. A. Kriesel, Prairie, Q. 25th, 68018. G. F. Hill, Subs. Maintenance. G.P.O., Bris- bane. 28th prize. 80797,'Bruce Oswald, Commonwealth Bank, Bowen. 27th prize, 15167. P. Allen, Kingsthorpe. 28th prize. 51885, R. L. Willis, 211 King House, Queen street, Brisbane, »th prize, 15842, J. Ha'). Grata, via Kajabbi. 30th prize. 79247, Grace Beare, c/- General Hospital. Kinja roy. 31st prize, 15212, A. Raccanello. Pozi- eres. 32nd prize, 22733. E. Just, 49 Charles street, New Farm. 33rd prize, 83308, Mr. L. Miller, c/- Gwythers. Warwick. 34th prize, 28789, Mrs. A. Wallace, 48 Har greàve-road. West End. 35th prize. 12805. D. J. McGinley, Carnemore. Capella. 36th prize. 85800, D. Teitzel, Stanley-street. Townsville. 37th prize. 90918, Joyce Kimmint,-Money Order Accounts, G.P.Ö. 38th prize, 83808, V. Downing_J3 ^Duncan streetT Mrckay. <39th~prizé.?15247. W. Hop- per. Silverspur, via Texas. 40th prize.
22134. Mrs.. Jenkins, Royal Parade, St.v j John's Wood. Ashgrove, Brisbane.
(SHIRE OF WÓOTHAKATA
NOTIFICATION TW PURSUANCE OF
, THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION 5/OF
"THE LOCAL' GOVERNMENT ACTS; 1936 I TO 1946."
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS,
BRISBANE, AUGUST 29, 1947.
It having been made, appear to His Ex- cellency the Governor In Council that it is expedient to alter the name of the ! Shire of Woothaxata: It ' is hereby notified that it is the intention of His Excellency the Governor in Council to alter the name of the said Shire, and to direct that the said shire shall be de- signated arid, known as the ' "Shire of Mareeba." unless within three months from the date of publication hereof sufficient cause shall be shown why such alteration should not be made.
H. A. BRUCE,
Acting Secretary for Public Works.
EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT
HILLVIEW TEAGARDENS, PORT DOÜ6ÍA5
HAVE YOU VISITED THIS DELIGHTFUL SPOT YET ?
An ideal mn during the week-end-The. Cook Highway, Port Douala* Beach
. .«nd Lunch, or Afternoon Tea at Hillview.
Meals tn the Open-air. with the Finest View tn the North. ?
FREEHOLD PROPERTY :: FREEHOLD PROPERTY
Acting under instructions from-.the Owner, CHARLIE KING & CO.
will submit to Public Auction on
SATURDAY, 13th SEPTEMBER, 1947, at 11 im.
Property described as Sub. 22, Allotments 4 and 5, Section 87. Área, 19,34 perches. ' . . v ....
On this property is a new Building, erected in December, 1946V and is divided hito two flats, one returning 32/6 per week, and the second one is available for IMMEDIATE POSSESSION. One gas stove, one wood stove, enamel bath and wash basin, set-in tubs, electric light,'securely fenced. Allotment has a frontage of 40 feet to Hartley-street Building has double walls and is ceiled throughout- Verandah space 240 square feet- v
Inspection by arrangement with the Auctioneers. .' .
CHARLIE KING & CO.,
129 ABBOTT-STREET - - CAIRNS.
OF HOUSE PROPERTY, HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE
Account MRS. E. FOSTER and W. P. DUFFY, Esq., DANBULLA
(Six miles from Kairi, at end of Bitumen Section of Road).
SATURDAY, SEPT. 13th, at 1 p.m.
House Property- (account Mrs. Foster), of Modern Country Home de- sign, having, painted weatherboard walls, and containing three large'rooms,
namely, Living Room and Kitchen, 27ft. x 18ft., with stove recess; Lounge Room 28ft x 18ft. Bedroom'28ft x 16ft. Verandahs 28ft x 12ft and 28ft x 9ft. Building lined and ceiled throughout with veneered and painted ply; bricked open fireplace is featured in lounge; three conveniently placed built in cupboards. The entire building is of recent construction and in excellent condition. Will be offered for sale as is with one acre land or for removal
ALSO Log-cabin Style Home of three rooms and verandah, hardwood floors, casement windows, to be offered for. sale as is with half acre land, or
Household Furniture and Effects (account W. P. Duffy) Three-piece Walnut Bedroom Suite, Large Wardrobe, Mirrored Duchess, Lowboy, Double Iron Bed. Three-quarter Iron Bed, Enamel Bath, Dining Table, Dual-wave Vibrator Radio, Large Cupboard with Enamel Sink inserted, Modern Kitchen Suite, Kitchen Table and Chairs, "Polar" Ice Chest, Concrete Wash Tubs, Crockery and Kitchen Utensils, Wicker Pram, other sundry items.
TERMS CASH ! TERMS CASH !
AUCTIONEERS' NOTE.-Persons requiring a good sound Home in the country or a home for removal are recommended to attend this sale, as the building is something that really "takes the eye." Those requiring Household Furniture will find much to choose from, all lots being good quality and in good condition and for definite sale as Mr. Duffy is leaving
LES FRANKLIN and CO.
Licensed Auctioneer, Commission Agent,Property and Stock Salesman,
P.O. Box 50 YUNGABURRA Phone 75 and 23. ....Tt * ....