Pacific islands monthly : PIM

Call Number
N 919 PAC
Created/Published
[Sydney : Pacific Publications, 1931-2000
Issue
Vol. XXVI, No.1 ( Aug. 1, 1955)
Images
172
Notes
Text cut at centre of page due to tight binding.
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Contents

PACIFIC ISLANDS Monthly 1
Advertising 2 , 3 , 4
Shipping Time-Tables 5 , 6 , 7
Australia – New Zealand – Canada – USA 5
Advertising 5 , 6
Airways Time-Tables 7 , 9 , 10 , 11
Advertising 7 , 8 , 9 , 10
Maui Pomare Will Return to Cooks 11
ORIENT LINE TO INCREASE PACIFIC SERVICE 11 , 13
Advertising 11 , 12
Pacific Islands Monthly (Contents: 13
Advertising 14
Editorial. . . ENGLAND COULD NOT CARE LESS ABOUT SOUTH PACIFIC’S PROBLEMS 15 , 16 , 17
Advertising 15 , 16
WHO's Second Nursing Education Seminar Held at Suva 16
BP's Plan Big New Buildings In Central Suva 17
NC's Yate River Dam 17
ARGUMENTS FOR AND AGAINST BROADENING USE OF “PAPUAN” 17
War Compensation For French in NH 17
Two Tongans Hanged 17
Rockefeller Grant For War on Rhinoceros Beetles 18
New Guinea-Bound in "Soochow" 18
New WPHC Head In September 18
NAURU'S FUTURE 18
NG OFFICER FOR TRIAL 18
Do You Remember? 18
FUTURE OF THE SOUTH PACIFIC COPRA INDUSTRY Need For Early Planning At Governmental Level 19 , 20 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 157
At Sydney Pacific Islands Society's July Meeting 19
Ex-Islanders Meet 20
P-NG LABOUR QUESTION Adequate Care of Workers Pays Dividends 21
BHP’s Interest in NC Iron 21
Wrong Diagnosis of Smallpox Rash 21
TRIBAL COMMOTION ON MORESBY GOLF COURSE 21
Drunkenness at Suva Dances Causes Police Ban 21
Dutch Navy Planes at Hollandia 21
THE EDITORS’ MAILBAG 22
FROM EAST TO WEST 23 , 25 , 145 , 146
Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion" Staged by Suva Group Theatre 23 , 26
Advertising 24 , 25 , 26
PRACTICAL RESULTS FROM WORK OF SP COMMISSION 26
Burgers Family From Java Moves To Buka 26 , 27
TERSE FIJIAN COMMENT ON TACTICS IN MALAYA 27
NG Charter Pilot Dies in Crash 27
Advertising 27 , 28
Rabaul Gates 29
TEN YEARS HAVE BROUGHT DRASTIC CHANGES IN P-NG 29 , 147
Advertising 29 , 30
TERRITORIES TALK-TALK 31 , 32 , 33 , 35
Advertising 31 , 32 , 33 , 34
Ramakrishna Library Celebrates at Nadi 35
Travellers' Tales 35
Advertising 35
ISLANDERS IN EUROPE 36 , 37
Advertising 36
Dutch Seek to Improve New Guinea Stock 37
Tahiti's Celebrations Were Reopened 37
Honolulu-Papeete Service 37
Advertising 37 , 38
urrent News Items From Our Correspondents In Papua-New Guinea 39 , 40 , 41 , 43 , 44 , 45 , 47 , 48 , 49
Advertising 39 , 40
New Guinea-Bound in J[?] 40
Opening of New Poreporena Church 41
Advertising 41 , 42
Port Moresby Tennis 43
Advertising 43 , 44
st Birthday at Port Moresby 45 , 47
Advertising 45 , 46 , 47
Golfers7 Hazard at Rabaul 48
Advertising 48
Wedding at Rabaul 49
Health Education Plan For P-NG 49
Advertising 49 , 50
French General at Suva APPEAL FOR LIBRARY OF RECORDS FROM ISLANDS 51
Advertising 51 , 52
Crime Outbreak at Suva Causes Alarm 52
EVENTFUL DELIVERY FLIGHT TO NOUM[?] 52
WHITE MAN’S BURDEN DEPT. Uniforms for Patrol Officers Suggested 53
Interrupted Voyage 53
Advertising 53 , 54
NC DISPOSES OF EX-JAP PROPERTY 55
Bridge Without River . . . 55
Advertising 55 , 56
WHO Nursing Seminar Held at Suva in July 56
Advertising 56
Eastern Samoa Makes Plans 57
Advertising 57 , 58
Pago Tuna Enterprise is Expanding 59
General Guillaume's Pacific Tour 59
SYDNEY PHOTOGRAPHER IMPRESSED 59
Advertising 59
POLYTHENE FILM USED AS BANANA WRAPPING 60
Advertising 60
Grahamslaw In Action CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT RED TAPE UNTANGLED 61
Advertising 61 , 62
Kon-Tiki Debate Moves To Easter Island 63
Advertising 63
Valuable New Copra Treatise Issued 64
Mamara Plantations 64
Advertising 64
New Building for Adi Cakobau School 65
TRAINING FIJIAN GIRLS Adi Cakobau School is Expanding 65
Fiji Women's Hockey Team Back 65
Advertising 65 , 66
NEW CALEDONIA’S QUERY JAVANESE LEAVE, TONKINESE STAY 67 , 68
Advertising 67
Samoan Medical Men Also Have Complaints 68
Advertising 68
Opportunity for Writers In the Islands 69
Visitors to Tahiti 69
Advertising 69 , 70
Telling the World About New Guinea Wanted : Fewer Official Handouts, and More Background Facts 71 , 72 , 73 , 75 , 76
Advertising 71 , 72 , 73 , 74 , 75
DIFFICULTIES IN P-NG FOR EUROPEAN SETTLERS 76
Advertising 76
Fiji's Imports at Record Peak 77
TWO DRY SEASONS CUT FIJI'S EXPORTS 77
Advertising 77 , 78
SP Research Council Meets at Noumea 79
Advertising 79
New Cinema for Honiara 80
NEW CALEDONIA TROCHUS BEDS IN DANGER 80
Advertising 80
Islanders Moving To Noumea 81
MYSTERY OF £600,000 IN NC IMPORTS 81
Advertising 81 , 82
MAGAZINE SECTION tropicalites 83 , 84
Alsatian for Jungle Work and Monkey as Pet 83
His Excellency Retires 84
Siapo-making in Samoa 84
NEW BRITAIN DRAMA Story That Earned Prince Bismarck’s Medal 1885 85 , 86
PIM CROSSQUIZ NO. 66 86
OFF THE SHIPPING LANES Penrhyn Was a Port of Call 87
Ata (Pylstaart) Was Well Known to Whalers 88
Tokelau Handicrafts in Keen Demand 88
Solution to Crossquiz from page 84 88
Come out—or else! 88
THIS MONTH'S NEW READING 89 , 90
Island Migrations BIRDS AND SEA CURRENTS AIDED CANOE NAVIGATORS 91 , 92
Sir Peter Buck Rejected Magic Calabash 92
Polynesian Society Journa[?] 92
Advertising 93 , 94
Samoa’s Copra and Cocoa Quality Slips 94
Big Sums Donated for Leprosy Work 94
AMERICAN TIMBER COMPANY AT WORK IN FIJI 95
Advertising 95 , 96
Newcomers to SP Commission Sworn-in 97
Black Magic Terrorism in New Caledonia 97
Advertising 97
US Decoration for BSIP Man 98
Advertising 98
"FAL-OUT" COMPENSATION FROM US 99
Tonga's Minister of Finance 99
Noumea Enthusiasts Aiming at Olympiad 99
Advertising 99 , 100
NO CHANGE IN RENTS OF SR COMMISSION HOUSES 101
Graduate from Suva 101
HONOUR FOR WEATHER CHIEF 101
Liquor Restrictions in NC Relaxed 101
Advertising 101
NOUMEA THEFT DRAMA ENDS WITH A SUICIDE 102
Advertising 102
Two Separate Vessels THE LILY AND THE SNARK 103
Advertising 103 , 104
NEW CALEDONIA’S OIL SEARCH IS ‘MARKING TIME’ 105 , 106
Advertising 105 , 106
SP COMMISSION PROJECT Fishing School for Islanders 107
Advertising 107 , 108
NEWS OF THE SMALL-SHIPS 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115
Advertising 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114
Handsome Schooner for Honolulu-Papeete Service 115 , 117 , 118 , 119
Advertising 115 , 116 , 117 , 118
News of Cruising Yachts 119 , 121
Advertising 119 , 120 , 121
Cook Islands Workers MAKATEA LABOUR POLICY IS RECONSIDERED 122
Advertising 122
LETTER TO THE EDITOR Brisk Defence Of the Fijian Worker 123
GEIC Marriage Laws Gazetted 123
Advertising 123 , 124
Samoans Again Urge Claim For Full Self-Government 125 , 126
Advertising 125
Minister Almost Held Baby 126
TEAL Finances, 1954-55 126
Advertising 126
Too Many Islanders Move to NZ 127
Wedding at Levuka 127
Question of Working Conditions in NC 127
Advertising 127 , 128
Cardinal Gilroy Ends Long Tour in Islands 129 , 130
Advertising 129 , 130
A BISHOP FETED AND A BISHOP MOURNED 130
Debate On New Guinea. UN PRODUCES MILD CAUTIONARY TALE FOR TRUSTEE 131
Advertising 131 , 132
Study of Hands in Western Samoa 133 , 134
Advertising 133 , 134
Pacific Islands Society's Film Evening 134
India Holds Hand In Nauru Debate 135
Brighter Prospects For New Caledonia's Chrome 135
Skymaster Service Back at Lae 135
Advertising 135 , 136
LAVE OF TONGA LOSES FIRST BOUT IN BRITAIN 137
New Caledonian Soccer Team Visits Tahiti 137
Early Start for Suva's New Cigarette Industry 137
Cattle Thrive On Pineapples 137
Advertising 137 , 138
Washington Debate. US GOVERNMENT’S AID FOR NEW MATSON SHIPS 138 , 139
Advertising 139 , 140
DEATHS OF ISLANDS PEOPLE 141
PRO-CATHEDRAL AT PORT MORESBY 141
Advertising 141 , 142
NORFOLK ISLAND’S AIR SERVICE 142
Air Connection for Pago Pago 142
RABAUL PROBLEM Gaol Terms for Village Tax-Defaulters 143
Advertising 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148
FOR PACIFIC RADIO AMATEURS 149
REIGHT RATES UP ON PACIFIC ROUTES 149
BGD Production 149
Advertising 149 , 150
GEOPHYSICAL YEAR Odd Goings-on In Outlandish Place 150
NEW FIJIAN VILLAGE FOR SUVA WORKERS 151
Papua Rubber Yields 151
Advertising 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 156
PAPUA PLANTERS SUPPORT COPRA BOARD PLAN 157
Advertising 157 , 158
NG WOMEN'S CLUB HAD SUCCESSFUL YEAR 159
Advertising 159 , 160
Northern Bastion HMAS 'TARANGAU' AT MANUS IS SOMEWHAT PUZZLING 161 , 162
Advertising 161 , 162
Oil Search South of Sepik 162
Rubber Prices Still Increasing 162
NORFOLK ISLAND ADVISORY COUNCIL CHANGES 163
travellers to New Guinea 163
Advertising 163 , 164
Inquiry Into Shootings EVIDENCE ON CARGO CULT OUTBREAK IN BAININGS AREA 165
Gold Mining Returns 165
Reshuffle in BP Shipping Services 165
Advertising 165 , 166
Discovery in Papua TRIBESMEN WITH BIBLICAL ASPECT 167
Trusteeship of Fijian Lands is Again Underlined 167
MORE OPPOSITION TO NATIVE LIQUOR PLAN 167
Advertising 167 , 168
P-NG “Should Come First” Colombo Plan Is Under Fii 168
Advertising 168
Index to Advertisers 169
Advertising 169
ISLANDS PRODUCE 170
Advertising 170
ISLANDS MINING SHARP 170
EXCHANGE RATES 170
Advertising 171 , 172

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