The Age from Melbourne, Victoria, Victoria, Australia on February 24, 1961 · Page 13
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Friday, February 24, 1961
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THE AGE, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 1961 THE WORLD'S BEST SELLING BALL POINTS YSTIIf MADE IN AUSTRALIA II ificN f cue A II I RETRACTABLE I TrT Ml IN '4 INK COLOURS RED BLUE BUCK CREEN Churchmen to Meet Next Monday SYDNEY, Thursday. The most representative group of churchmen ever convened In Australia will meet at Menangle, 40 miles from Sydney, on Monday, for the annual meeting of the Australian Council of Churches. The meeting, which will last until March 2. will cover questions ol Christian unity, with special Interest focused on Australian participation in the third assembly of the World Council of Churches, to be held at New Delhi next November. A total of (3 church leaders from throufhout Australia and New Zealand will attend the Menangle meeting. The official heaili nf tha Anglican. Methodist, Presbyterian and Congregational churches will attend the meeting, together with delegations from the Churchm of Christ, Greek Orthodox church, Salvation . Army, Society of Friends (Quakers) and the Armenian Apostolic church. Penguin Books May Contest Bah on "Lady Chatterley" PENGUIN Books Pty. Ltd. may legally contest- the Commonwealth Government's ban on D. H. Lawrence's novel, Lady Chatterley's Lover. - The director of the Australian branch of the company (Mr. Richard Lane) said this yesterday. The decision to contest the ban would depend on the outcome of the proposed conference between the Minister for Customs (Senator Kenty) and State Chief Secretaries on- rationalising Australia's censorship procedures. "If it were agreed that States would abide by Commonwealth censorship decisions. It would be very tempting to contest the Reserve Loss "Not Wage Case Issue" The Arbitration Commission should not allow itself to be influenced by the decline in the nation's international reserves when passing judgment on the unions' claim for increases in the basic wage, A.C.T.U. advocate Mr. R. J. Hawke said yesterday. Mr. Hawke, concluding the case for the unions, said that if Import restrictions Olivetti SALES REPRESENTATIVES OLIVETTI offer young men excellent opportunities to advance, quickly In a rapidly expanding branch of a world-wide organisation. Such opportunities, however, can only come to those with the following qualifications: 1. Between the ages of 20 and 28. 2. Good appearance. 3. High standard of education (Leaving Certificate or equivalent preferred). 4. Ability to converse fluently and Intelligently. 5. Interest In selling career. 6. Willingness to study and work hard. Suocctifol applicant! will nMv. a training In our product, and atutni mtutoda. atmuncnUon la by a Ubtral aalair during training, thereafter ay a high guaranteed aalarj. wltn commlatioa on aalca. TIM lack of prevtoue idling taparlcnce ihoald not deter von from 'pnonlng for an appointment to THE SALES MANAGER, OLIVETTI AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD. at 61 2721. Intcrrlewa can ba arranged ouutde normal working noun If Daceeaarr, had not been lifted last year, the nation's reserves would have Increased by 100 million at the end of the present financial year. "This commission should not be used as a remedy for the miscalculations of other authorities," he added. Mr. Hawke criticised manufacturers for regarding wages as a cost of production which should be kept under control. This view had been reinforced by recent Judgments of the commission. Instead, he said, the commission should do Its best to restore to the worker the ability to take a genuine share in the country's productivity by Increasing wages In real terms. "How can you expect workers to respond to exhortations to Increase productivity when the commission steadfastly refuses to allow them to share In this productivity ?" Mr. Hawke asked. . "The workers' share In productivity can be Increased either by a reduction in prices or an Increase In wages. Employers ensure that the first does not occur and endeavor to prevent the second by opposing all wage claims." - ban on "Lady I Lover," Mr. Lai Chatterley's ne said. "I'm not savins: we would. but we might.'' Mr. Lane said that while there were Commonwealth-State differences over censorship Penguin would not consider It worthwhile to oontest the ban. He was corresponding with Senator Henty about the importation of the Penguin book on the recent court case which resulted In the lifting of the ban on the publication of "Lady Chatterley's Lover" In England. Tms book is mainly a transcript of the proceedings in the Old Bailey. "We have received legal advice that, as the book Is a record of a public prosecution. It can be published here," Mr. Lane said. "But I have told Senator Henty that we will not import it without his permission." He added that If Senator Henty agreed to the book's admission, he would send copies of It to the Premier (Mr. Bolte) and the Chief Commissioner of Police (Mr. Porter) with a note asking: "Are you going to take any action?" Disagreement It Is understood the Prime Minister (Mr. Men-si es) and Senator Henty disagreed with a recommendation of the Commonwealth Censorship Board when it decided this week to continue the ban on "Lady Chatterley's Lover." The president of the Booksellers' Association (Mr. F. W. Cheshire) said yesterday : "Personally, I support their action. I hope I never have to sell the book." His association had not discussed the ban. he said. and he did not think it wouia. Ten Protest Australian writers yesterday sent this telegram to Senator Henty: "We writers strongly protest at your and the Prime Minister's arbitrary action In banning "Lady Chatterley's Lover", on the grounds that the Literary Censorship Board of distinguished citizens that you have set up should in no circumstances be overruled, and on the grounds that this novel is a classic of world literature, fit to be read by the people of Britain and so adjudged by a British jury recently In an exhaustive court ease." The telegram was signed by Jean Campbell, Nettie Palmer, Laurence Collinson, Leonard Mann, Chris Wal lace -Crabbe, Bill Wannan, Myra Morris, John Hether-lngton, Gordon Adler and Stephen Murray-Smith. Essential The Associate Professor of English at the University of Melbourne (Professor Keith Macartney) said: "I don't think this book would destroy the moral structure of the Australian way of life." "Lady Chatterley's Lover" was essential reading for people who wished, to understand the work and philosophy of Lawrence, a serious writer of books of literary merit, he continued. It was wrong that It should be banned, especially when cheap books that might have a harmful effect on young people were on sale. . "I bought my copy of "Lady Chatterley's Lover' In Iceland, vears ago. when It was banned In England," saia rroiessor macartney. "But somebody's pinched is. . Drivers Told to Ignore Stop Signals Drivers of peak-hour trains nasslnE through Caulneld yesterday morn ing repeatedly broke the railways' most vital safe-running regulation they went against signals in the "STOP" position. Thev. were, Blven nermis- slon bv train controllers to ignore an signals near caulneld station after fire damaged a signal trunklng box. The fire, which broke oat soon after T a.m, caused the signals to falL Trains on the Dandenong, Pranks ton and Williams- town lines ran ud to 20 minutes late until permission was given to drivers to Ignore the signals. The signals were back In operation by midday. Hospital To Be Auctioned RUSHWORTH, Thursday. Rushworth's old Bush Nursing Hospital and surplus furniture is to be put up lor auction-Money realised at the auc tlon will be handed over to the recently opened 50.000 waranga Memorial tios-pital. A get-together of former Bush Nursing Hospital staff and committee members will be neia shortly. Old Couple Miss Death by Inches Death missed an elderly pensioner couple in Graham Street, Port Melbourne, by inches yesterday when a six-ton council rubbish truck, careered through their front bedroom wall. The couple, Mr- William Robert Herd, 72, and his wife Blanche, 70, were sleeping when the accident happened. The six-ton Prahran council rubbish truck when went through the bedroom wall was driven by well-known former jockey Albert Arthur Blenkinsop, of Williams Road, Windsor. Blenkinsop's truck got out of control after colliding with another truck at the corner of Graham Street andt Wes Esplanade, Port Melbourne. Mr. Herd said that only nine months ago another rubbish truck skidded in the street, and finished about 18 inches away from the front fence. The skid marks where the truck came to a halt are still visible on the footpath. Mrs. Herd, who suffers from a heart complaint, was given needles and sedatives by a doctor after the incident yesterday. 5000 Gift to Heart Campaign The national chairman of the Heart Campaign (Cr. W. J. Kllpatrick) announced yesterday a 5000 donation from Rheem Australia Pty. Ltd. to the campaign. At the request of the chairman of the board of Rheem Australia (Mr. Wesley A. Ince), the donation will be apportioned to the various State campaign offices. 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