1938


Crime and Courts

Sensational Shooting Case at Conisbrough


Saved Man’s Life


Conisborough Concern – Future of Well-Known Bottle Factory



People

Overlaying Case -Weakly Child Dead – Mother’s Outburst


Annual Party at Crookhill Hall


Life Devoted to Nursing (picture)


Weddings – Boot & Stockton – Yeardon & Soar – Padgett & Wood (pictures)


Recreational Provisions for Children in Conisborough & Denaby



Industry and Commerce

Colliery Veteran (picture)


Conisborough Man Injured


Denaby Gifts to Retiring Officials (picture)


Morbid Sightseers Warned



Places

Irish Social


Apology Demanded Conisborough Hospital Refutes Allegation


Tribute To Staff  At Conisborough Hospital Meeting


Dearne Valley Flooding


Musical Comedy At Conisborough (pictures)



Crime and Courts

Knife Threat Alleged – Story of Fracas In Pit – Deputy Assaulted



Sports

Midland League – January 1938


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Notts County Res. 4 – Comfortable Winners


Denaby United Player to West Ham United


Denaby Utd – Denaby 2  Peterborough  United 2 – One Point Scant Justice


Denaby Utd – Scarborough 8 Denaby 0 – Scarborough Run Riot



People

Coroner’s Advice – In Case of Persons Catching Fire


Disasterous Fire – Children Calmly Led From School (pictures)


Girl knocked down by Motor Van


Colliery Veteran Retires (picture)


Rabbit Takes To Drink



Industry and Commerce

Denaby Miner Killed – Vain Rescue Bid


Miner Dogged by Ill-Luck


A Million Loads – Coal Carting Committee


Conisborough U.D.C. – Softer Water Will Cost More – Surveyor’s Salary Increase


Town’s Meeting Demanded


Water Scheme For Old Denaby – 150 Years Before Cost Is Paid Off



Places

Disastrous  Fire  At Confectionery Warehouse Gutted – School & House Endangered (picture)


History Recalled – Conisborough Castle


Offer to Vicar – City Man May Go To Wickersley


Extensive Outbreaks of Infectious Diseases


Playing Cards on School Roof – Gamblers’ Damage at Denaby



Crime and Courts

Contractor’s Theft – Sequel To Demolition, Stone’s Taken at “Funny Hours”



Sports

Army Boxing – Denaby Company Hold Proud Position


Conisborough C.C. – League Success


Denaby Utd – Boston Utd 4 Denaby 0 – Denaby Fall at Boston


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1 Grimsby Reserves 4 – Until Last Few Minutes …


Denaby Utd – Prospects – Five Matches in February


Denaby Utd – Shrewsbury Score 9 !



People

Denaby Girl Injured


Man Who Embezzled Checkweigh Money



Industry and Commerce

Pit Lads Lightning Strike


Pitboy Trapped – Walking in Forbidden Road from Work


Bridge Demolition – Tall Order


Surveyor’s Salary Increase – Labour Justifies Its Attitude at Denaby



Places

Don Quixote at Conisborough Senior School (picture)


Going Down Denaby Colliery (picture)


Don Quixote – Sancho and The Ass.



Crime and Courts

Failed to Disclose Correct Return to Work Date


Miners’ Official Prosecuted



Sports

Conisborough to Bolton Wanderers


 Denaby Utd – Denaby 0. Frickley Colliery 1 – Frickley’s Double


Denaby Utd – Grantham Town 7, Denaby 2 – Seven Goals after Sensational Start


Denaby Utd – Denaby 2, Lincoln City Res. 6 – Imps Make Merry At Denaby


Midland League Table – March 28, 1938



People

Contsborough Man Injured


Conisborough Man Dies in Street – Victim of Heart Attack



Industry and Commerce

Presentations to Labour Women Officials at Conisborough


Death of Fourteen Year Old – Did Not Heed Warning – Shortcut Corner On Safety Training


Obituary – Mr C. Holmes (picture)


Some New Councillors (pictures)



Places

Denaby Sick for Lourdes


Catholic Young Men’s Society (picture)



Crime and Courts

“Battle” In Wood – Three Poachers Sent To Prison


Could Not Do Father’s Job – Six Months for Embezzlement



Sports

Denaby and Cadeby Cricket


Denaby Utd – Bradford Res. 7, Denaby Utd. 1 – Denaby Outclassed


South Yorkshire Revival – Full Quota of Talent on display


Denaby Utd – Notts County Res. 4, Denaby United 1 – Denaby Down After Early Equaliser


Denaby Utd – Gainsborough Trinity 6 Denaby  1 – Five Goals for Centre Forward


Denaby United – Peterborough 8 Denaby 2 – Biggest Victory this Season


Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Notts Forest Res 2 – Two Up in 2 Minutes


Midland League – April 25, 1938



People

Conanby Man Dives Into Lake to Help Boy Boaters


Explosive Works Threatened – Undergrowth Ablaze in Denaby Woods


Denaby Scouts and Rovers (picture)


Britain’s Heaviest Baby ?


New Angle – Conisborough Has A Woman Fancier


Epedemic of Sore Throats Eased by Rain



Industry and Commerce

Pit Cage Crashes Down Shaft During Trial Winding at Cadeby Main



Places

Denaby Passion Play (picture)


St Albans Annual May Procession


Denaby Hospital Meeting – Costs Up – 3,000 Accidents at Pit in 1937


Name for New School – Conisborough Committee Choose “Ivanhoe”



Sports

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 104 Scarborough 96


Denaby & Cadeby – Brodsworth 127 Denaby 128 for 7


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 102   Bentley 95


Denaby & Cadeby – Firbeck 76 for 3  Denaby 72 – Easy Win for Firbeck


Denaby Team Building 


Denaby Utd – Denaby 6, Newark 1 – Finish with Biggest Victory



People

Hollywood Letter (video)


Wedding – Manchester & Tyas


Weddings – Watson & Holland – Taylor & Hough (pictures)



Industry and Commerce

Conisborough U.D.C. – Short Meeting – 5 Councillors Absent


New Councillor. – Mr Tom Hill



Places

Corpus Christi Procession



Crime and Courts

Conisborough Suicide Who Tied Stone Round His Body


Strange Story Of Suicide – Man’s Queer Conduct – Hanged Himself At Friends House


Struck Old Man With Stick – Conisborough Man Sent To Prison



Sports

Denaby & Cadeby – Collegiate 170 for 8 dec   Denaby 111 – Denaby’s Parting Fling


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 174   Bentley 81 for 6 – Hour’s Delay Causes Draw At Bentley


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 90 Brodsworth 91 for 1 – Disappointing Display



People

Claim To Be Britain’s Youngest Great Grandmother (picture)


Wedding – Nelson & Pearson (picture)


“Grand Howl” Leader (picture)



Industry and Commerce

Colliery Owners’ Claims Dismissed – Sequel to Mishap at Denaby


Denaby Management Take Firm Line over Pit Stoppage


Growing Use of Hard Hats


Holiday Pay for Miners



Places

Isolation Hospital Extensions – Scarlet Fever Case Complaint


New Standard for British Legion (pictures)



Sports

Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 185 for 9 Collegiate 135 – Denaby’s Slow But Sound Start


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 39  Firbeck 42 for 2 – Their Seasons Lowest


Denaby & Cadeby – Hickleton 90 for 8 . Denaby  86 – Hickleton win Low Scoring Game


Conisboro Cyclist’s Feat (picture)



People

Motorcycle and Bicycle Collision


Old Man Dies After Accident – Knocked Down By Car At Conisborough


Good Record at Denaby Colliery


Holiday Adventure


Intelligent Bird


Wedding – Gough & Wray


Wedding – Roach & Hughes (picture)



Places

Conisborough Castle


Primitive Methodist Chapel Anniversary


Value of Black-Out Minimised – Weather Baulks Planes – Curious Crowds in Streets


Coronation Park



Crime and Courts

Prison for Attack on Police – Gangs Not Allowed at Denaby



Sports

County “Cap” – Ellis Robinson At Last Gets Honour (picture)


Denaby & Cadeby – Denaby 85 Mexborough 88 for 4


Powers in The Midland League – Ambitions at Football – A Final Summary.



People

Four Generations (picture)


Wedding – Allen & Taylor (picture)


Wedding – Anderson & Cockroft (picture)


Wedding – Fawdon & Trout (picture)


Wedding – Rowson & Jones (picture)


Wedding – Sutcliffe & Grove (picture)


Wedding – Winfield & Bishop



Industry and Commerce

No Sunday Wrestling At Denaby – Council Reject Application for Hire Hall


Warning to Children Not to Interfere,With Defensive Works Progress



Places

“Iron Lung” For Hospital – Decision at Conlsborough Meeting


A.R.P. Drive – Public’s United Front – Emergency Organisation Works Well


Ivanhoe School


Queen Mary’s Gift to Pit Disaster Fund – Drive Through Denaby & Conisborough


School Children greet Queen Mary (picture)


Trackless Buses Stranded


Worm Plague



Sports

Denaby Averages – No Individual Century



War

Air Raid Wardens Fitting Gas Masks (picture)


How To Make An Air Raid Shelter (picture)



Sports

Denaby Utd – Denaby 3 Scarborough 3 – Into Stride After Two Goals Down


Denaby Utd – Denaby 4 Upton Colliery 0 – Denaby Quash Upton in One-Sided Game


Denaby Utd – Newark 3 Denaby 0 – Weak Attack


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Notts Forest Res. 4


Denaby Utd – Denaby 1, Rotherham Utd Res. 2


Denaby Utd – Thurnscoe Vics 0 Denaby United 1 – Late Goal decides



People

Conisborough Budgerigar’s  Big Vocabulary (picture)


Wedding – Brown & Hargreaves


Wedding – Brown & Hargreaves (picture)


Wedding – Davey & Conlon (picture)


Wedding – Senior & Wolfenden (picture)


Wedding – Thomas & Sheldrake – Picturesque Ceremony at Denaby



Industry and Commerce

Accidental Death – Miner Killed at Denaby Main


Graphic Story of “Bump”- Miner Sees Mate Killed – Neck Broken by Flying Prop


Pub Was Closed During Pay Day


Prospective Conservative Candidate



Places

Bishop of Oxford  at Denaby (picture)


Masses for Denaby Canon


Conisbrough Senior Girls School Prizegiving



Crime and Courts

Denaby Betting Houses – Miners and Wives Summoned



Sports

Denaby Utd – Denaby 4, Mansfield Town Res 2 – Battle Royal Full Points and Full Marks for Denaby


Denaby Utd – Notts County Res. 2, Denaby 0 – Denaby More Than Hold Their Own


Denaby Utd – Mansfield Town Res. 4, Denaby 0


Midland League Table – October 31, 1938



People

Conisborough Man Gets Close-up of Wild African Lioness


Conisborough Wireless Enthusiast – Made Set in fountain Pen


Engagement – Taylor & Coley (picture)


Wedding – Sharps & Larke (picture)



Industry and Commerce

Mutual Help for Miners Pioneers – Don Valley M.P. and Denaby Scheme


Right To / Work Coal – Amalgamated Denaby Collieries’ Application


Yorks. Collieries Group – Mr. B. H. Pickering’s Appointment


Funeral of Denaby Cemetery Official



Places

Church Bazaar at Conisborough


Denaby Cemetery Extensions (pictures)


Packed Church at Denaby – Representative Parade – Biggest For Years


Conisborough British Legion (picture)


‘ Their Battles O’er Again’ – Ex-Service Men Reminisce – Dinner at Conisboro



Sports

Hinchcliffe moves – Huddersfield Town Forward joins Derby


Denaby Utd – Denaby 2 Gainsborough Trinity 2 – Well Worth Their Point


Denaby Utd – Denaby 0  Barnsley Reserves 3 – Denaby Rarely in the Hunt


Midland League Table – November 25, 1938



People

Broken Leg Leads to Conisbrough Veteran’s Death


War Wounds lead to Death – Twenty Years After – Man’s Collapse – Shock for Wife


Wedding – Davison & Moore (picture)


Wedding – Peters & Freeman (picture)


Wedding – Preston & Ward (picture)


Wedding – Unwin & Woodhouse (picture)


School Leavers at Work



Industry and Commerce

Conisbrough Fire Brigade 35 years ago (photo)



Places

Gas Mask Test (picture)


Race Week Holiday – Pros and Cons at Conisborough



Sports

Denaby Utd – Peterborough 7, Denaby 0 – Peterborough Dictate Easy Victory


Midland League – December 30th 1938