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    These articles describe the impact the war was having on Queensland women, everything from going to work, to modifying recipes.

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  1. THE WEEK IN BRISBANE AND ELSEWHERE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 9 January 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Our thoughts in the new year are of retrospection and looking into the future, and few can sit down this year and think unmoved of the 931 words
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  2. WOMEN'S MUTUAL SERVICE CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The Women's Mutual Service Club for relatives of men at the Front, which was formed by the National Council and officers' wives at the 122 words
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  3. WAR WAKENED WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 November 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The Lady Glanusk is the Hon. President of the Women Signallers' Territorial Corps, and Miss Agnes del Riego, the Commandant, asked her to preside at ... 644 words
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  4. WOMEN AND EDUCATION.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 23 January 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The education of English girls forms the subject of an interesting correspondence in a woman's paper. Miss Winified Smith. B.Sc., of University Colle ... 305 words
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  5. PROPOSED WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 3 July 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of women was held at Willard House on June 16 to establish a club for women relatives of soldiers. Mrs. J. Williams, in the unavoidable 210 words
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  6. WOMEN AS FARMERS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 22 May 1915 p 30 Article
    Abstract: The Council of Agricultural Education, in accepting the application of the first woman who desired admission to Dookie Agricultural College as a stud ... 312 words
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  7. YOUNG WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 21 Article
    Abstract: The work undertaken during the year has included:— (1) The hostel for business girls or girls and women travelling by 384 words
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  8. QUEENSLAND WOMEN'S ELECTORAL LEAGUE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 25 December 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The central council held its final meeting for the present year last week, the president (Mrs. W.S. Anderson) occupied the chair, and there was a goo ... 334 words
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  9. SALVATION ARMY WOMEN'S WORK.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 20 Article
    Abstract: The Girls' Home or Probationary School at Yeronga has now 61 inmates, some of whom are wards of the State, and others private cases, while some are 348 words
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  10. MEN WHOM WOMEN LIKE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 March 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: It often happens that an unlearned woman values a brainy man, whereas a brilliant woman not infrequently falls madly in love with and marries a fool. ... 422 words
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  11. WOMEN AND POLITICS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 2 October 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The twelfth annual meeting of the Queensland Women's Electoral League was held on September 20 in the league's rooms, City Buildings. There was a lar ... 1020 words
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  12. WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT Mutual Help. THE "QUEENSLANDER" WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 12 June 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Among the women of Queensland there are courageous pioneers. There are many wives mothers, and daughters who live a life of complete isolation, who r ... 317 words
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  13. WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT Mutual Help. THE "QUEENSLANDER" WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 19 June 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Among the women of Queensland then are courageous pioneers. There are many wives, mothers, and daughters who live a life of complete isolation, who r ... 313 words
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  14. WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT Mutual Help. THE "QUEENSLANDER" WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 July 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Among the women of Queensland then are courageous pioneers. There are many wives mothers, and daughters who live a life of complete isolation, who ra ... 337 words
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  15. ACTIVITIES OF RUSSIAN WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 April 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The news that is constantly coming to England of Russian women, is that many have served as soldiers, performing deeds of heroism, others, equally br ... 95 words
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  16. AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE FOR WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 16 October 1915 p 30 Article
    Abstract: The Women's Agricultural and Home Industrial Society of New South' Wales is anxious to see the establishment of an agricultural college for women (sa ... 253 words
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  17. WOMEN ACROSS THE SEAS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 23 October 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The Korean wife must have an exceedingly busy time, for besides doing the washing for the whole family, she acts as tailor as well; she makes all the 161 words
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  18. WOMEN AND THE WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 July 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The National Council of Women of Queensland held a public meeting in the Albert Hall on July 9. Mrs. J.J Kingsbury presided, and there was a large 261 words
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  19. WOMEN FARMERS. MELBOURNE, April 18.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 April 1915 p 34 Article
    Abstract: For the first time in the history of the State Agricultural Colleges a woman has applied for entrance as a student to the Dookie Agricultural College ... 82 words
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  20. WOMEN AND NATIONAL SERVICE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 September 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: An interesting ceremony took place in the Brisbane Town Hall on September 1, when the first enrolment of Women for national service took place. 667 words
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  21. WOMEN AS TRAM CONDUCTORS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 November 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In England women have replaced men who have gone to the war in various avenues 'of employment, including those of letter carriers and tram conductors ... 498 words
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  22. WOMEN'S WORK IN 1915.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 18 Article
    Abstract: When the record of Queensland women's work in 1915 is considered, first, last, and ever it revolves round the word War. Every individual, every 1169 words
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  23. NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 September 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The tenth annual meeting of the Queensland National Council of Women was held during the past week. It had been arranged that there would be no 970 words
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  24. NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 25 September 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The monthly meeting of the National Council of Women was held yesterday week in Willard House. Mrs. J. J. Kingsbury presided, and there was an 276 words
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  25. WORK OF MEDICAL WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 23 October 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Any cause which the Duchess of Marlborough takes under her wing has good reason to congratulate itself (says the "Queen"). for she brings considered 923 words
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  26. NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 February 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The South Brisbane Council Chambers were en fete on February 10, when a reception was accorded to Mrs. J.J. Kingsbury by the National Council of 794 words
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  27. NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 March 1915 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The National Council of Women met in Willard House on March 12. Mrs. J. J. Kingsbury presided, and there was a large attendance of delegates. 482 words
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  28. WOMEN'S CAPACITY FOR SACRIFICE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 10 April 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Tell me, is it within the power of man to gauge the depths and intensity of a woman's highly-strung emotional soul ? To measure or Judge of the immen ... 460 words
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  29. WOMEN DEPARTMENT Post Card Exchange.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The post card collecting hobby has given rise to a system of private exchange which has grown to quite remarkable dimensions. Many people have 1487 words
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  30. Women Demand War Service. LONDON, July 17.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 July 1915 p 37 Article
    Abstract: The Women's procession through London, to demand the right to serve the State, took place this afternoon, but heavy rain detracted from the 229 words
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  31. NATIONAL UNION OF WOMEN WORKERS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 15 May 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The executive committee of the National Union of Women Workers announces its intention to convene the annual meeting of the Council of, Women 248 words
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  32. WOMEN'S CAPACITY FOR HARD WORK.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 December 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: A "sort of strike" by female carriage cleaners on the Great Western Railway opens up the question of women's capacity for hard work (says the 193 words
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  33. WOMEN'S WORK IN WAR TIME.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 3 July 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In response to a number of letters from girls in the city and bush who have offered their services to the military-in any capacity that will help the ... 212 words
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  34. BRISBANE WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 19 June 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A well-attended meeting of the Brisbane Women's Club was held on June 8. Mrs. Cliffe Mackie in the chair. Miss Burns outlined a scheme by which it wa ... 142 words
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  35. WOMEN ON JURIES. POINTS FOR AND AGAINST.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 9 October 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The suggestion that women should be employed on Coroner's juries to relieve men for war work has been discussed by experts. 210 words
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  36. WOMEN AND THE ELECTION. THE COMPULSORY VOTE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 1 May 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: It will be well for women; to remember that voting at the elections to be held in May is compulsory. It is no longer a question of convenience; inter ... 80 words
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  37. SOLDIERS' CANTEENS AND THE WOMEN'S EMERGENCY CORPS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 12 June 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: It was a really enthusiastic and most encouraging meeting which was held at His Majesty's Theatre, London (says the "Lady's Pictorial"), to raise fun ... 810 words
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  38. REGISTRATION OF WOMEN FOR NATIONAL SERVICE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 23 October 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: "The subcommittee appointed by the National Council of Women to collect and classify information about the amount of women's work that could be made 406 words
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  39. WHAT THE WOMEN'S EMERGENCY CORPS HAS DONE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 15 May 1915 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Women's Emergency Corps Was extremely well named and it has ful[?]y justified its name, says the "Queen," for it was. founded within two days of ... 565 words
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  40. LITERATURE. PUBLICATIONS RECEIVED. WOMEN OF THE REVOLUTION.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 March 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Women of the Revolution," by Lieut.Col. Andrew C.P. Haggard, D.S.O. (Stanley Paul and Co.. London).—So much has been written of the men and 1526 words
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  41. WOMEN'S WORK IN TIME OF WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 25 December 1915 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Nothing could have been more successful than the great sale at Christie'e for benefit of the Society and Association concerned with the care of our s ... 1023 words
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  42. Women's Peace Conference. LONDON, April 21.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 1 May 1915 p 40 Article
    Abstract: In addition to the difficulty of finding transport to The Hague, the Home Office refused, passports to 180 English delegates to the Women's Peace Con ... 90 words
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  43. THE CONDITIONS AND PROSPECTS OF WORK FOR EDUCATED WOMEN AND GIRLS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 22 May 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The Council of the League' of Honour has published a course of valuable lectures on the Conditions and Prospects of Work for Educated Women and Girls ... 523 words
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  44. WOMEN AND THE WAR. IS THEIR AID FULLY ENLISTED?
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 10 July 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mr. George Story writes to the Editor of the Brisbane "Courier" :—Sir,— I have read with great interest your sub-leader in this morning's issue on wa ... 647 words
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  45. MUSIC. WOMEN'S DOINGS IN CHAMBER MUSIC. DAS HAUS DER FRAU.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 10 April 1915 p 29 Article
    Abstract: The International Exhibition for the Book Industry and Graphic Art (to give its full and cumbrous title) was opened at Deipzig in May and from the ou ... 2277 words
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  46. DOMESTIC SERVANTS. THE WORKERS' COMPENSATION BILL. PROTEST BY MEETING OF WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 November 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A largely-attended meeting of ladies took place in the City Council Chambers on October 27, when the mayoress (Mrs. G. Down) occupied the chair, the ... 439 words
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  47. WOMEN'S WORK IN TIME OF WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 April 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: There has been a great deal of work done that is International by the British Red Cross Society. An expedition has sailed for Serbia is Sir Thomas 499 words
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  48. WOMEN'S WORK IN TIME OF WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 25 September 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At Alexandria, where the worst cases of wounded officers and men were taken from the Dardanelles, there was considerable overcrowding at first, and a 533 words
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  49. RED CROSS SOCIETY. APPEAL TO THE WOMEN OF AUSTRALIA. "ALL THE HELP THEY CAN GIVE WILL BE WANTED."
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 March 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Lady Morgan has received a report of the last meeting of the Central Council of the Australian branch of the British Red Cross Society, held in Melbo ... 936 words
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  50. VERY OFTEN HAPPENS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 February 1915 p 47 Article
    Abstract: Suffragette: "What we maintain is that women should get men's wages" Voter: "Well, so they do, ma'am. Leastways. I know my old woman gets 28 words
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  51. LADY LAMINGTON HOSPITAL.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 19 Article
    Abstract: This hospital, managed by women for Women, has always been a benefit to the community and a credit to the committee. During the year three members 77 words
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  52. INDUSTRIAL HOME.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 19 Article
    Abstract: During the year 35 women and 27 infants have been inmates of the Home. Of these seven women went to friends, five to situations, four children were 81 words
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  53. HOW IT HAPPENED.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 March 1915 p 47 Article
    Abstract: "I believe our climate is changing.' "Think so ?" "Our winters seem to be getting warmer." 35 words
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  54. EXTRAVAGANT.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 26 June 1915 p 47 Article
    Abstract: Clerk: "Mr. Goldbug, as I am To marry, I would like more salary." Boss: "How much more do you want ?" Clerk: "Ten shillings a week." 40 words
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  55. MRS. ANNIE FURNHJELM, WOMAN M.P., TALKS TO YOU.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 March 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mrs. Furnhjelm is the first woman M.P. to visit England. She is a member of the Finnish Diet, and has been staying in London for a few weeks. She is ... 461 words
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  56. International Peace Congress. LONDON, April 8.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 April 1915 p 38 Article
    Abstract: A number of Englishwomen will attend the International Peace Congress to be held at The Hague on April 28. The British committee includes Mrs. Despar ... 98 words
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  57. COULDN'T.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 March 1915 p 47 Article
    Abstract: A well-known suffragette was recently talking to a reporter about the comparative deceitfulness of men and women. "Women," said the reporter, "are th ... 86 words
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  58. THE PROGRESS OF EVENTS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 8 May 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The part British women are taking in the war can be understood from the following article:— In the midst of the terrible clash of 956 words
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  59. BUSH NURSING SCHEME.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 March 1915 p 15 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the executive of the National Council of Women and delegates from affiliated societies was held in Willard House yesterday afternoon to 172 words
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  60. NATIONAL GUILD OF HOUSECRAFT.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 24 April 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: How much the unemployment difficulties of women would be eased if women could obtain a better knowledge of household affairs was forcibly indicated 810 words
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  61. THE QUEENSLANDER PICTORIAL. NEW SUGAR MILL AT BABTODA CREEK WRITTEN STARTED CRUS CRUSHING LAST WEEK
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 25 September 1915 p 21 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The Mill and Township 178 words
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  62. THE EMERGENCY WOMAN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 April 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: One of the most striking of the many remarkable features of the great crisis through which we are now passing is the resource displayed by women. Sho ... 482 words
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  63. RED CROSS SOCIETY.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 20 Article
    Abstract: The response of women to the call of duty in the present war is as striking as the courage of the men. With a year of work done, there still remains ... 63 words
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  64. THE WEEK IN BRIBBANE AND ELSEWHERE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 September 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Among a series of war lectures published by the University of Melbourne there occurs this pertinent sentence by R.R. Garran, M.A.: "From the accounts 900 words
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  65. HINTS UPON THE CASE OF CLOTHES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Coats should always be bung on dangers to keep their shape. If one possesses a large, old-fashioned wardrobe, it is well to hang up blouses in the 304 words
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  66. HOUSE HOLD PICTORIAL PAGE A KNITTED SCARF.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The whole of the scarf is knitted in plain knitting on four needles, a darker shade of wool being used to make the border. 58 words
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  67. THE BORDER.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Cast on 100 st, 35 each on two needles, and 30 on the third. Knit four rounds in the light wool, then three dark, two light, three dark, two light. 299 words
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  68. COOKERY. YORKSHIRE PARKIN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Warm in a saucepan until liquid lib. of golden syrup, lib. of brown treacle, lib. of butter (or butter and lard in equal parts, and a small teacupful 750 words
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  69. NEW MODE OF HAIR DRESSING.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: This way of doing the hair will certainly appeal to all my readers who are on the lookout for a simple, quickly done style which does not require lar ... 415 words
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  70. ARE YOU A TRAITOR?
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Who would not be furiously indignant and horribly shocked if accused of being a traitor to the country ? All the same, there are a vast number of fol ... 449 words
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  71. The Magnetism of Beautiful Hair.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 March 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Beautiful hair adds Immensely to the personal magnetism of both men and Women. Actresses and smart women are ever on the lookout for any harmless 128 words
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  72. WHAT TO DO WITH OLD GLOVES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 19 June 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Women are nothing if not practical these war times, and the Ladies' Territorial Committee (London) are admirably carrying out a very practical idea. ... 163 words
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  73. FREAKISH CLOTHES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 November 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: There is no doubt of late dress has wandered in the direction of "freakishness," and the sooner it relinquishes such folly the better. It takes from ... 279 words
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  74. WORK FOR GIRLS IN WAR TIME.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 November 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The war has brought many evidences of efficiency and success, and, naturally perhaps, attention gets concentrated upon the branches which have the se ... 816 words
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  75. A TONIC FOR HOUSEWIVES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 3 April 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: One most excellent way of keeping the mind from growing rusty, in the midst of daily drudgery, is to sometimes go out from all sight and sound of it, ... 290 words
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  76. NOTHING MORE TO BE SAID.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 30 January 1915 p 47 Article
    Abstract: A certain minister was greatly disturbed by a number of women in his congregution who persistently gossiped in a loud tone during service. One Sunday 106 words
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  77. The Powder Puff Passes.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 March 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Every normal woman is always interested in any plan by which she can quickly enhance her beauty, provided the plan is perfectly safe and simple. Ever ... 119 words
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  78. RETURN OF MRS. WILLIAM THORNE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 3 July 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Alderman and Mrs. William Thorne have returned to Queensland after a visit to England extending over 17 months. Mrs. Thorne said they went solely to 489 words
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  79. THE LADY MUSGRAVE LODGE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 4 December 1915 p 20 Article
    Abstract: The doors of the Lady Musgrave Lodge are ever open to receive respectable girls and women desirous of seeking employment in town and country. Many yo ... 184 words
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  80. FROM THE WAR AREAS
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 February 1915 p 24 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: BRITAIN'S FIRST AID WOMEN IN ACTION Two of the brave women attached to our First Aid Yeomanry corps carrying in a wounded Belgian soldier to base hos ... 229 words
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  81. A HOSPITAL STORE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 December 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Acting in accordance with the wish of Lieutenant-Colonel Marks, the Bed Cross Society has opened a store room at the 6th Australian 584 words
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  82. HOW BEST TO HELP THE WAR CHARITIES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 22 May 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The following article from tho "Queen" will show how useful is the work that Queensland women have been engaged in and how necessary is the call to g ... 988 words
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  83. THE VALUE OF WOKEN NURSES IN WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 17 April 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Speaking on the Army Estimates in the House of Commons recently, Sir Courtenary Warner put forward a powerful plea for the utilisation of more nurses 245 words
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  84. WHAT WAR MEANS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 9 January 1915 p 42 Article
    Abstract: "But we can't have war nowadays: The girl turned back to her washtub. "Mere Marie, for us war is impossible !" She was young and she spoke 2720 words
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  85. GRACEFUL LENGTHS OF SKIRTS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 December 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Artists are usually pretty critical of women's fashions, but they seem to be more upset than ever by the new short skirt and the still shorter one wi ... 121 words
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  86. WOMEN MAYORS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 27 February 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The highest civic honour—the mayoral chair-does not often fall to a woman even in these enlightened times, so that the nomination of Mrs. Ellen Chapm ... 322 words
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  87. SOCIAL GOSSIP. PERSONALITIES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 December 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Mrs. Dyson Holland, who has been the guest of Dr. and Mrs. Hopkins for the past few months, has returned to the South. 1669 words
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  88. ACTRESS TELLS SECRET. A WELL-KNOWN ACTRESS TELLS HOW THE DARKENED HER GREY HAIR AND PROMOTED ITS GROWTH WITH A MIXTURE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 25 March 1916 p 39 Article
    Abstract: Miss Biazche Rose, a well-known ast[?], who [?]ned her grey hair with a [?]e [?]ration which she mixed at house, is a resent interview. made the 403 words
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  89. WOMEN AND THE WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 February 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: We are very proud, and justly so, of the men of England. Their King and their country have need of them, and they have responded in magnificent 562 words
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  90. PERILS IN WAR TIME.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 16 January 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The worst danger to those who behold the horrors of war face to face is the strain on the nerves. Hence the necessity for exercising extreme care in 645 words
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  91. WOMEN'S WORK IN TIME OF WAR.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 16 January 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: the general eagerness of women to know how to help at the present time found satisfaction and suggestions through' a big meeting held recently by 1408 words
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  92. WOMEN'S WORK IN TIME OF WAR. THE BRITISH RED CROSS SOCIETY.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 February 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The care of wounded is beyond all praise. There is, of course, as is inevitable, much private grumbling, and there has been slight inclination to pub ... 519 words
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  93. WOMEH IN THE CIVII SERVICE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 February 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Many matters of interest to women and the community in general are discussed in the organ of the of Civil Service Women Clerks (says the 292 words
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    Completed - The Civil Service Women's Clerks association wanted equal opportunities, something that might be granted 'experimentally' during the war.

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  94. THE WEEK IN BRISBANE AND ELSEWHERE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 13 March 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The National Council of Women are going to have a real hard try to establish a scheme of bush aursing—and they are going to do it. It is just the fai ... 1935 words
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  95. WAR OPENINGS FOR WOMEN.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 12 June 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the end of the war Britain is going to be faced with a very serious problem. A. million or so of men are going to be thrown on the labour market, ... 1278 words
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    Completed. Even in 1915 thoughts were turning to what would happen to women when the war ended, either they would have lost their 'protector' or be 'thrown out' of a job by a returning soldier. So what were they advised?

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  96. HOUSEHOLD PICTORIAL PAGE SWEETS AND HOW TO MAKE THEM.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 7 August 1915 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Home made sweets are so much sought after just now for fetes and patriotic concerts that the following recipes will give welcome suggestions. The cos ... 1312 words
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  97. WOMEN VOLUNTEERS FOR WAR SERVICE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 18 September 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The National Council of Women makes the following appeal:— To meet the present and future needs of service during the war it has been 336 words
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  98. HOUSEHOLD PICTORIAL, PAGE A PRACTICAL LESSON ON KNITTING AND REPAIRING SOCKS FOR SOLDIERS.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 30 October 1915 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: An enormous number of socks will be required for our soldiers at the Front during the coming winter, and realising that many are willing to knit them ... 1721 words
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  99. DOMESTIC REVOLUTION.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 30 October 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Women are playing various new roles in the drama of this present war. A couple of years ago it would have been regarded as monstrous that women shoul ... 483 words
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  100. SKETCHER. A FAMILY OF HEROES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 November 1915 p 8 Article
    Abstract: James Douglas, in the "Daily News," writes: This is a very piain tale. It is told, in the first place, in order to catch the eye 1294 words
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    Completed - This story, of a mother who sent her husband and sons off to war was used to illustrate what a noble sacrifice women could make.

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  101. A LETTER FROM ARCADY.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 29 May 1915 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Dear, Readers,—I nearly forgot about my being sub-editor of the "Queenslander," but I find, on making anxious inquiry, that the paper has come out as 626 words
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  102. WOMENS DEPARTMENT Mutual Help. THE "QUEENSLANDER" WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 9 October 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Among the women of Queensland then are coura[?]ous pioneers There are many wives, mothers, and daughters who live a life of complete isolation, who r ... 670 words
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  103. ESCAPING FROM THE GERMANS. A WOMAN'S ADVENTURES IN EAST AFRICA.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 3 April 1915 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Before my marriage I was a trained nurse and served throughout the Boer War, afterwards receiving an appointment under the British South Africa Compa ... 620 words
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  104. WOMEN IN THE WAR. OBSERVATION ON CONSCRIPTION.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 6 July 1918 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Following is on extract from a letter from a young Queenslander, who is doing his best to help in Europe:—"It is a pity that the men we send to 268 words
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  105. Letters for Friendless Soldiers. HOW TO ADDRESS THEM. AN ANSWER TO GIRLS' INQUIRIES.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 11 September 1915 p 39 Article
    Abstract: Some time ago this journal mentioned that some of our boys at the Front had no friends, and when the mails arrived they were robbed of the keen pleas ... 308 words
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  106. WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT THE WEEK IN BRISBANE AND ELSEWHERE.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 20 May 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The following words on women were uttered by Lincoln, and are particularly appropriate to the Australian women taking their, share in the present gre ... 2233 words
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  107. C.W.A. Doing of the Queensland organisation. "With loyalty to the throne, service to the country through country women, by country women, for country women." Anzac Day.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Thursday 20 June 1929 p 51 Article
    Abstract: THE work of the Country Women's Association may mainly consist of caring for women and children, but men in need are never forgotten, and 693 words
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    A article about the ongoing activities and impact of members of the C.W.A (Country Women's Association) post World War 1.

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  108. SHALL WE MAKE A NEW YEAR CHANGE? TO THE EDITOR OF THE HERALD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 5 January 1918 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Sir.—Letters like those of an "Englishwoman" in Thursday's "Herald" help one to understand why so many people voted No. "Strong" language has been th ... 403 words
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    A letter by a Queenslander in response to another letter in the Sydney Morning Herald about Australian women and their perceived identity. A good example of attitudes of Australian women during war time.

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  109. WOMEN'S DEPARTMENT Mutual Help. THE "QUEENSLANDER" WOMEN'S CLUB.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 18 September 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Among the women of Queensland there are courageous pioneers. There are many wives, mothers, and daughters who live a life of complete isolation, who ... 722 words
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    A brief article about The Queenslander Women's Club and how women can register for war service at Town Hall in Brisbane.

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  110. From Near and Far "THE DUGOUT"
    National Leader (Brisbane, Qld. : 1916 - 1918) Friday 1 February 1918 p 4 Article
    Abstract: One of the prettiest and cosiest little spots in town is "The Dugout," the rest and refreshment room just opened by the R.S. and P.N.P.L. for the use ... 928 words
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    A collection of brief articles noting a few women's involvement in the first World War, from a social aspect.

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  111. THE RED CROSS. TO THE EDITOR.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 15 February 1915 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—A very sensible and practical letter appears in your issue of to-day (February [?]) regarding Red Cross work; I agree with your correspondent th ... 1929 words
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    A letter to the editor of The Brisbane Courier from a Queensland soldier's widow.

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  112. WOMEN'S WAR WORK.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 7 December 1918 p 43 Article
    Abstract: For four successive years women have spent the Christmas season under the shadow of war. For four years their daily prayer has been for those in peri ... 3738 words
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    An article from the 'Women's Department' section of the Queenslander about how women have been affected by the war over Christmas.

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  113. The Queenslander SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 1618. Queensland's Super-Parliament.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 16 February 1918 p 20 Article
    Abstract: While the member for the Trades Hall sit on the Government benches Queensland has a super-parliament which occasionally meets to give commands to its 1888 words
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    An article about women's labour as a platform in the upcoming election - shouldn't the work performed by women in the war justify their issue of equal pay? Still relevant today.

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  114. "NURSE CAVELL DAY."
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 29 June 1916 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Miss Corinne Bruce-Nicol writes: Sir,— Queensland is proud of her soldiers and the fane they have brought to this beautiful continent island, to whic ... 478 words
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    A letter from a Queensland woman requesting a monument be built to Nurse Cavell and to war nurses in general.

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  115. THE HUN AND THE HOME.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Wednesday 4 April 1917 p 6 Article
    Abstract: I am going to suppose a horrible thing. I am going to suppose your home invaded by the Huns, and I am going to ask you women of 603 words
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    An interesting article rousing the support and morale of Queensland women through fear tactics.

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  116. WOMEN AND THE LOAN.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 30 September 1918 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Never in times of peace did we realise the full significance of the truth that "the hand that rocks the cradle rules the world." The most impressive ... 522 words
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    An interesting article about women in the workforce during the first world war.

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  117. WOMAN'S WORLD. ANZAC DAY.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 26 April 1917 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The women of Queensland have earned their share in Anzac Day by sacrifice. It was fitting, therefore, that they crowded the churches for the religiou ... 457 words
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    An article about Anzac Day in 1917 and the reaction to the day by women of Queensland.

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  118. For Our War Nurses. "FLANNEL FLOWER DAY"
    National Leader (Brisbane, Qld. : 1916 - 1918) Friday 26 October 1917 p 6 Article
    Abstract: "They were gentle; they were wise; there was home within their eyes— The only home some comrades saw when dying; 613 words
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    An article about Flannel Flower Day celebrating war nurses, including a poem.

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  119. WOMEN'S MANIFESTS.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Thursday 26 October 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The following manifesto to the wives, sisters, and sweethearts of Queensland has been issued by the Queensland women's branch of the National 476 words
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    An article on the women's manifesto of the Queensland Branch of the National Referendum council.

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  120. WOMAN'S WORLD. A MINISTRY FOR WOMEN.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 16 January 1918 p 9 Article
    Abstract: There has been suggested in Conservative England a ministry for women—in a country where the suggestion of such an innovation would at one time have 395 words
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  121. WOMAN'S WORLD. WOMEN VOLUNTEERS FOR WAR SERVICE.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 8 September 1915 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The National Council of Women makes the following appeal:— To meet the present and future needs of service during the war it has been 361 words
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    An article rousing support for women to volunteer for war service.

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