Nostalgia: Exmouth Hospital given £300 from Con Club

PUBLISHED: 16:47 08 December 2017 | UPDATED: 16:47 08 December 2017

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

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From the War Journals: Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944.

Exmouth Journal, printed December 2, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives Exmouth Journal, printed December 2, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives

The Exmouth Conservative Club entertainments committee raised £300 18s, 7d, which was recently presented by club chairman Mr A Pope to Mr Norman Carter, chairman of the Exmouth Hospital committee.

Lost: Brown skin glove lined sheep’s wool. Reward on return.

Wanted: Fishing rods, reels and tackles.

More: Each week we bring you clippings taken from the Journal, printed on this week in 1944. To see more from the War Journal archives, join our Facebook nostalgia group, Devon Memories.

Exmouth Conservatives present a cheque Exmouth Hospital. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives Exmouth Conservatives present a cheque Exmouth Hospital. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives

Final parade for Home Guard. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives Final parade for Home Guard. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives

Budleigh's savings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives Budleigh's savings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives

Burnside is open for luncheons and teas. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-18. Picture: Journal Archives Burnside is open for luncheons and teas. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-18. Picture: Journal Archives

Mitchell's Bread for tea. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives Mitchell's Bread for tea. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives

Exmouth Saves a million. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives Exmouth Saves a million. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives

Coffee party for Barnardo's. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives Coffee party for Barnardo's. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives

Crisis Clippings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives Crisis Clippings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives

Annual enrolment service for Girls' Life Brigade notes. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives Annual enrolment service for Girls' Life Brigade notes. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives

Interesting talk at Budleigh ATC. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives Interesting talk at Budleigh ATC. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives

Tobias and the Angel. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives Tobias and the Angel. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives

£1320 total for King george's Fund for Sailors. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives £1320 total for King george's Fund for Sailors. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives

Howlers. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives Howlers. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives

Christmas gifts for all. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives Christmas gifts for all. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives

Revial for lawn tennis. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives Revial for lawn tennis. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives

Thanks to Poppy Day donors. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives Thanks to Poppy Day donors. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives

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