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  2. POSTAL RATES.

    This morning a deputation representing the principal newspapers of the Commonwealth waited on the Postmaster-General, Mr. Spence, to protest against the proposed new ...

    Article : 1,596 words
  3. PERSONAL.

    A general meeting of the New South Wales Division of the Australian Red Cross Society will be held at State Government House on Friday, September 3, to adopt the Constitution ...

    Article : 405 words
  4. MEN OF THE DARDANELLES.

    Major Wm. Davidson's death from wounds will make a gap in military circles that will be very hard to fill. He was one of the best known and most popular members of the ...

    Article : 4,840 words
  5. FEDERAL SESSION. INCOME TAX BILL.

    In the House of Representatives to-day, as a matter of privilege, the Attorney-General (Mr. Hughes) made an explanation regarding allegations made in the House on the ...

    Article : 1,237 words
  6. SOLDIERS' LETTERS.

    In order to improve the facilities for the speedy delivery of letters to soldiers serving abroad, and the despatch of soldiers' letters to Australia, the Commonwealth Government has ...

    Article : 149 words
  7. FIXING PRICES. PRICE OF GAS.

    The gas companies have been called upon to appear before the Necessary Commodities Commission to-morrow to show cause why the price of gas should not be reduced to 3s 6[?] ...

    Article : 68 words
  8. PORK TRADE.

    On Monday a proclamation was issued under section 8 of the Necessary Commodities Control Act—"Maximum selling price of pork shall be as follow: In the counties of Cumberland ...

    Article : 189 words
  9. WAR CENSUS CARDS.

    Mr. G. H. Knibbs, Commonwealth Statistician, states that a number of applications have been received from trade unions, solicitors, auctioneers, and other persons for large ...

    Article : 202 words
  10. MILK, BUTTER, AND OATMEAL.

    This morning at 10 o'clock Judge Edmunds, as Necessary Commodities Commissioner, will call upon suppliers and vendors of milk to show cause why the selling price should not ...

    Article : 64 words
  11. WHEAT LOSSES.

    Representatives of the Mill Owners' Association and the Minister for Agriculture (Mr. Hutchinson) to-day come to an agreement, whereby the price of imported wheat will be ...

    Article : 73 words
  12. SCOPE FOR BRIBERY.

    Further evidence was taken yesterday afternoon before the Parliamentary Select Committee appointed to inquire into the prevalence of venereal diseases, Dr. Arthur ...

    Article : 183 words
  13. BRAN AND POLLARD.

    The executive of the Victorian [?] Association decided yesterday to reduce the price of bran and pollard by £3/5/, making bran £5 and pollard £6 per 2000lb ...

    Article : 36 words
  14. NO. 1 HOSPITAL.

    A private cable message received in Melbourne states that Lieutenant-Colonel H. C. Maudsley has been appointed temporarily to the command of No. 1 Australian General ...

    Article : 99 words
  15. NORTH SYDNEY LIGHTING.

    At the North Sydney Council meeting last night, Alderman Darling, one of the representatives of Belmore Ward, resigned his position as a protest against the council's action ...

    Article : 125 words
  16. VALUATION BILL.

    At the request of Mr. Holman, the Prime Minister has consented to Mr. Flanagan, Valuer-General, visiting Austialla to assist the New South Wales Government in ...

    Article : 56 words
  17. THE FALLEN.

    The following cable message has been received by the Minister of Defence (Senator Pearce) from Major-General Godley, officer commanding the New Zealanders:—"I am ...

    Article : 73 words
  18. AMERICAN TRADE.

    Arrangements have been concluded by the Government for a new sixteen-knot steamship service, to be operated by the Oceanic Steamship Company, between San Francisco, ...

    Article : 85 words
  19. RED CROSS.

    A meeting of the executive committee of the Red Cross Society was held to-day at Federal Government House. Her Excellency Lady Helen Munro Ferguson presided. ...

    Article : 191 words
  20. BISHOP RADFORD.

    The enthronement of Bishop Radford took place at St. Saviour's Cathedral this morning. In the presence of a large congregation. The Bishop was inducted by the ...

    Article : 99 words
  21. BOATING DISASTER.

    Twenty lads from the training ship Cornwall were rowing on the Thames at Purfleet, when a squall drove a tug upon the boat, which was cut in balves, and sank immediately. ...

    Article : 56 words
  22. FLOODS IN INDIA.

    There are renewed floods in the Lower Ganges. The town of Faridpur is largely submerged. Jute storehouses at Naraigani are flooded. ...

    Article : 31 words
  23. COMMITTED FOR TRIAL.

    Clarence Flore was committed for trial on a charge of having negligently driven a motor car, and causing grievous bodily harm to Richard O'Halloran. O'Halloran rode and tramped ...

    Article : 56 words
  24. ALLEGED THEFT.

    Ernest Buttrum, 42, in the employ of the pilot service, was at the police court yesterday charged with stealing various articles valued at £50, the property of the King, from ...

    Article : 188 words
  25. INDEX.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 180 words
  26. RAILWAY BUILDING.

    In an article which recently appeared regardint the progress on the North Coast Railway, it was pointed out that on the South Grafton to Glenreagh section a flying-fox of small ...

    Article : 130 words
  27. STATE FINANCE.

    Mr. Fisher stated to-night that the States are being financed by the Commonwealth up to the end of November, but after that date they will be obliged to make other ...

    Article : 138 words
  28. DISMISSED TRAMWAYMEN.

    The Parliamentary select committee (Mr. Fingleton chairman) appointed to inquire and report upon the dismissal by the Chief Commissioner for Railways of certain tramway ...

    Article : 97 words
  29. Advertising

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    Advertising : 193 words
  30. THE SENATE.

    Replying to Senator Millen (N.S.W.), in the Senate to-day, the Minister for Defence (Senator Pearce) said that men who enlisted were not compulsorily sent on leave until they ...

    Article : 375 words
  31. STEAMER VICTORIA.

    The trouble with the crew of Huddart, Parker's steamer Victoria has been settled. ...

    Article : 19 words
  32. ROYAL NORTH SHORE HOSPITAL.

    In connection with the movement of the northern suburbs to augment the funds of the Royal North Shore Hospital, a market will be held in Turramurra on the afternoon and ...

    Article : 101 words
  33. APPEAL TO ELECTORS.

    Sir,—In the "Herald's" issue of to-day, under the heading "The Referendum," is the following:—"Government will go on." Then follows question by Mr. Cook, leader of the ...

    Article : 304 words
  34. TO-DAY.

    {No abstract available}

    Detailed lists, results, guides : 169 words
  35. LATE SHIPPING.

    The tug Champion, with the 4-m barque Susanne Vinnen in tow, passed Sydney Heads bound south at 10.30 p.m. yesterday. ...

    Article : 21 words
  36. DEPARTURES.

    Nestor, s, for Brisbane. Urilla, s, for Cairns, via Newcastle. Makambo, s, for Newcastle. Burwah, s, for Brisbane and Rockhampton. ...

    Article : 11 words
  37. TELEGRAPHIC.

    WILSON'S PROMONTORY (238m).—Inwards: Aug. 31. Goulburn, s, 7.10 a.m.; Koonda, s, 7.35 a.m.; Barwon, s, 8.45 a.m.; Glaucus, s, 5 p.m. Outwards: Aug. 31, Kadina, s, 4 p.m. ...

    Article : 71 words
  38. DIED IN CAMP.

    The funeral of Private Walter Walker, the died at Liverpool Camp of cerebro spinal meningitis, took place yesterday afternoon, and was one of the largest yet seen in ...

    Article : 36 words
  39. NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING.

    LYTTELTON (1371m).—Arr: Aug. 31, Rakanoa, s, from Edithburg. ...

    Article : 14 words
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