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Christmas Rush Was Profitable Horsham traders are relaxing after a hectic and profitable shopping rush which yielded a turnover of thousands of pounds.
Despite the. hurry and bustle of pre-Christmas days, . some businessmen think the demand in most lines was "much the same as last year." However, others said yes terday many people did their Christmas shopping early re sulting in a more even dis tribution of trading. The "re laxation period" for.Horsham businesses ' should continue well into the New Year. But city people are expect ed to be busy as many pre pare to leave on annual holl days. Many, also, will take advantage of the New Year break for a trip away.
Horsham holiday arrange ments are : Railways To Melbourne, leave Hor sham at '3.53 a.m. (Friday, Saturday and Sunday) ; 5.41 a.m. (Monday, January 3 • to Saturday, January 8) 5.22 a.m. (Sunday, January 9) ; 8.5 a.m. and 2 pum. (except on Sunday). From Melbourne, arriving Horsham at 3.10 p.m. and 7.20 p.m. (except on Sunday). To Adelaide, leave Horsham at 12.48 .a.m. (express today, Saturday and Sunday) ; at 1.20 a.m. (from this Monday to Monday, January 10) ; 12.48 after Monday, January 10. Goroko Motor leaves Hor sham today at 4. p.m., Satur day and Monday at 3.30 p.m., then at 4 p.m. every day, ex cept Sunday. Saturday is al ways 3.30 p.m. Serviceton motor leaves Horsham each day, including Saturday at 3.25 p.m. Chemists Saturday, January 1, New Year's Day--shops closed all day. Sunday, January 2 - Ludbrook's" Pharmacy- open from 10.30 a.m. to 12 noon. Monday, January 3-Lud brook's Pharmacy open 0.30 a.m. to 10.30 a.m. Garages Saturday, January 1-7 a.m. to 1 p.m.' Sunday, January 2 -10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Monday, January 3-7 a.m. to 1 p.m.