A 1000 pound prize was up for grabs in a big raffle!
Gillette blades were popular throughout the region in 1942.
The harsh nature of the war was being relayed back to Australian citizens.
An appeal was launched to deliver Australian books for American soldiers involved in the war.
If you were keen to watch a show at the theatre in Bunbury, you were spoilt for choice.
The classifieds section of the South Western Times was full of different ads.