Nostalgia: Donations for Exmouth Army Cadets

PUBLISHED: 10:56 22 December 2017

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

Making the news in the Exmouth Journal on this week in 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-1. Picture: Journal Archives

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Bugles and drums sought for Army Cadets Company.

Exmouth Journal, printed December 16, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives Exmouth Journal, printed December 16, 1944. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-2. Picture: Journal Archives

The Journal have joined forces with the Exmouth Army Cadets and are appealing for donations to provide bugles and drums to the Company. A few donations have been kindly given to the cause and more are hoped to be received during the coming week.

In other news: Exmouth Chamber of Commerce have issued their recommendation that shops should close on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, December 25, 26 and 27. Traders send their customers the greetings of the season.

Advert: Father Christmas will visit CO-OP on Wednesday and Thursday, 20th and 21st December.

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.

Call for donations towards bugles and drums for Army Cadets. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives Call for donations towards bugles and drums for Army Cadets. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-3. Picture: Journal Archives

All Saints' Church nativity pageant. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives All Saints' Church nativity pageant. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-8. Picture: Journal Archives

Gift tokens..trust him to be practical! Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives Gift tokens..trust him to be practical! Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-15. Picture: Journal Archives

Father Christmas visiting. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives Father Christmas visiting. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-9. Picture: Journal Archives

Awards night for Exmouth Girls' Life Brigade. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives Awards night for Exmouth Girls' Life Brigade. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-17. Picture: Journal Archives

Annual meeting for Topsham Bowls Club. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-19. Picture: Journal Archives Annual meeting for Topsham Bowls Club. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-19. Picture: Journal Archives

Advert: Everybody's. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives Advert: Everybody's. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-13. Picture: Journal Archives

Adver: Cornish & Co. useful gifts for Christmas. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-18. Picture: Journal Archives Adver: Cornish & Co. useful gifts for Christmas. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-18. Picture: Journal Archives

Budleigh sale for Red Cross and Prisoner of War funds. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives Budleigh sale for Red Cross and Prisoner of War funds. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-7. Picture: Journal Archives

Your favourite brand will return. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives Your favourite brand will return. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-11. Picture: Journal Archives

Croquet and lawn tennis application for occasional licence for dance adjourned. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives Croquet and lawn tennis application for occasional licence for dance adjourned. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-16. Picture: Journal Archives

Great things should be expected. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives Great things should be expected. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-14. Picture: Journal Archives

Exmouth and Budleigh savings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives Exmouth and Budleigh savings. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-12. Picture: Journal Archives

You like biscuits... they like you! Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives You like biscuits... they like you! Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-10. Picture: Journal Archives

£3950 for 7 bed detached bungalow-style residence near golf links. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives £3950 for 7 bed detached bungalow-style residence near golf links. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-6. Picture: Journal Archives

Closing for Christmas. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives Closing for Christmas. Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-4. Picture: Journal Archives

For sale: Life-size baby doll - says For sale: Life-size baby doll - says "Mamma". Ref exe War Journals Nost 16-12-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives

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