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 ArchivesExmouth 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 ArchivesExmouth 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 ArchivesFinal 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 ArchivesBudleigh'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 ArchivesBurnside 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 ArchivesMitchell'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 ArchivesExmouth 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 ArchivesCoffee 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 ArchivesCrisis 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 ArchivesAnnual 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 ArchivesInteresting 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 ArchivesTobias 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 ArchivesHowlers. 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 ArchivesChristmas 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 ArchivesRevial 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 ArchivesThanks to Poppy Day donors. Ref exe War Journals Nost 2-12-1944-5. Picture: Journal Archives

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