Victorian C^vatfm^l defeated, - ''WM Tasnuiriagoiiig to borrow £750,000. -|« - A^geratlargeinSonthAniipiaia. ? S A priest execmtedfwmarfttlbiinbto. ?- M Mrs. Annie Beawitarriw in Me|^oiw,[ - M . Quemslattl aud N.S.W. revMtoM iiirnjis S TJafimorffiiSaievoH again* Pors«|^se . M SDlOst * * *?*$ » ^-M^^X ^ hn _ ^-^ssssi
Aj water »rioyclemoc«s*faUy tested iiniB^f. land. ' ' * iJBomb thrown amongst bMhe^ at Lagtew, Bailway oollision in Vletoti^'-foqsJiBW-— trilled. . ^ sj *'; .t Sonih Anstraiia raises beer doW M, Mr gallon. * 4 T r The Boers aapjpress tbe revolt of i£l$|» ia Africa, t- British and German waiabMWshsMygiawaji village. _ ^ Greek soldier* wreck'* Jsetapapsr o#o»js» Athens. Japanese Government boys 9D$0OO rite ia Vienna. Prioe of wool still rising in «be Inndon market. Chinese excluded from the United Stakes for ten yean. Ship .Colas wrecked off Cape Borda, Sooth Anstraiia. Company formed to import camels to Wee* Australia. Toowoomba going to erect municipal swim ming baths. N.S W. Premier goes in for federation of An alligator, in the Bam-n Bi ver, awjfcbw a Chinaman. ,.! \, .
Tbe Japanese attack Port Arthur tabby land and sea. Gladstone snhscribea to the Irish F»da- — mentary Fond. A boose at Townsville atraok by tirffiwiinf and set on fire. ? Boiling down works destroyed by /fire a* Auokla&d, N.Z. -.. -: . -: ; J ... Oaf huodrod and oiaety-gweB ' Japsnwn land in Maolcay. ?- ? / ' ?;1^I5#?. -H\ . T^£%yntfaapMlMM.|HM^'|q»'iH^. ing in slave girls. ? -'-? v.;-v««w--*i Aflesed Anarchisfcplot to kiU .be l^ftg of Greece discovered. . ? ^J*r-r Russia triad to &ti- Chinese territory whtlct the latter is at war. . . Hospital Ball Committee voteaan hon. seone tary twenty goineaa. An Adelaide lunatic defies tbe polioe and blows out his beams. Reported arrartof Nana Sahib, leader of the Great Indian Mntioy. Turkish Gtfrernmeat protests against Italy ooonpying#» gondan. - ?
? ? Govemmen* Savings Banks deposits increase during month of Anjptt, Defeatof Dutch troop. i in Lombok ; thirty officers and 1S5 man killed, ~^B^sfM^Hn^Wsssfn^Mu$n-uF^B^HUHajBi ' ?'? ?'? v * ? ? i . »ngiauu turns oq« a uHlure. -.„, ..?.^..j,^,,^^.. ^J^paidindividendsinCWtersTowm * daring fiie month of Augast. Inhabitants fleeing from them. Male population of Victoria decreases by 432 persons during last quarter. Sydney University footballera visis Brisbane and are defeated in first match. Reported Dagworth woolshed burned on last Sunday morning by armed men. Tefler of National Bank. Melbourne, ar rested on charge of embezzlement. Government Savings Bank reduces interest on deposits from 4 to Si per cent.
The Northern Miner, Charters Towers, orders a Linotype printing machine. Roman Catholic Cathedral costing £890.960. to be built at WestmfasterTLonfcmT **w'ww' Queensland Deposit Bank puts up 141 pro. perties for sale and sells two of them. The manager of Mobaka sheep station, N.«., shoots himself in tin woolsbedT ^^ *uSUvt ^ooner^Feailess, return, to port through Ulnessof Government agent. After five years' sinking, artesian water is struok at Winton at a depfli of 3080ft Great fire in Sydney. Large furniture ware house burned down and a fireman killed. Great fire amonfftt the boats on tbe river al Canton, China. 1000 lives said to be lost. Steamship Perthshire leaves Queensland for Europe with 2160 tons of meat aaoargo. BiU ^- abolish .neoessiiy of Miolrters seeking re-election introduced in N.S.Wri&aembly. Steamship Campania makes the 4«oord passage across the Atlantic— 5 days lOboW Government of N.S. W. going to erect State metallurgtcal works on the Paramatta River.' Manager of Londonderry Mine promises to turn out two tons of pure gold in three months. Dreadful forest fire* in the United States* sixteen towns destroyed and 1000 lives reported' lost. Chinese murder a French collector of Cus -tomi_in-5Penquin-and kidnap his wife and child. Bw fire at Muswellbrook, N.S.W. Four buildings, including newspaper office, burned down. A Scotch merchant at Dundee gets eight y*ars— in gaol— for forgeriea amounting to swlUv|UUv. v The Governor of the State of Colorado stands his trial for stealing letter* and is aoquitted. Powder magazine at Dartford, England, guarded by police for fear of Anarchist plot to blow it up. Premier of Kngland objects to proclaim tbe Queen's Birthday a public holiday throughout the Empire. British steamer, seized at Glasgow, released on promise of maintaining neutrality in Chinese war. - Harry Needham arrested and charged with ibeing implicated in the burning of the Red cliffe woolshed. Referee and Town atui Country Journal. Sydney, fined £1 each fur publishmg nettifig ? advertisemenn. European reindents of Shanghai, China, arming themselves against the menaces of the Chinese soldiers. Railway commissioners' report submitted to Parliament with only two wgoatores. John ston declines to ngn. «