Nostalgia: Exmouth Remembrance marred by weather

PUBLISHED: 15:18 17 November 2017 | UPDATED: 15:18 17 November 2017

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 4-11-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 4-11-1944-1. 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 November 11, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives Exmouth Journal, printed November 11, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives

Exmouth Remembrance Sunday was marred by bad weather and it was felt that the parade would have to be cancelled. A slight lull, however, came at 3pm and it was accordingly decided to proceed with the arrangements.

Wanted: Pre-war coach-built pram in good condition.

Advert: Forte’s is famous for morning coffee. Try one when you are out shopping.

For sale: £4000. Freehold detached residence with 4 reception rooms, 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

Parade nearly cancelled. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives Parade nearly cancelled. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives

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.

Start a bank account with a very modest sum of money. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives Start a bank account with a very modest sum of money. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives

Otterton village maintains its reputation for good works. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives Otterton village maintains its reputation for good works. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives

Dig for victory. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives Dig for victory. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives

Poppy Day - 1944? Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives Poppy Day - 1944? Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives

Wanted and for sale - pre-war coach-built pram wanted. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives Wanted and for sale - pre-war coach-built pram wanted. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives

Fire Guard duties to cease. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives Fire Guard duties to cease. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives

No currants available but sultanas and raisins in ample supply. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives No currants available but sultanas and raisins in ample supply. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives

Budleigh and Exmouth savings figures. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives Budleigh and Exmouth savings figures. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives

Advert: They've got Mitchell's Bread. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives Advert: They've got Mitchell's Bread. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives

Uncle Tom Cobleigh and all! Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives Uncle Tom Cobleigh and all! Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives

Advert: Forte's is famous for morning coffee. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives Advert: Forte's is famous for morning coffee. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives

Machine not fitted with red rear light. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives Machine not fitted with red rear light. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives

The family favourites. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives The family favourites. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives

Pte Cudley died from wounds while serving in Italy. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives Pte Cudley died from wounds while serving in Italy. Ref exe War Journals Nost 11-11-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives

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